Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa on December 3, 1947 · Page 1
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Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa · Page 1

Postville, Iowa
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Wednesday, December 3, 1947
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PAGE TWO. THE POSTVILLE HERALD, POSTVILLE. IOWA Charleen Schlee Wedsr Portland, Qregon^Man. Miss Charleen Schlee, daughter / of Mr. and Mrs. Louis Schlee, of ( Postville, became the bride of Har\ old Dresie. son of Mr. and Mrs. \H. A. Dresie of Portland, Oregon., service was conducted at eight o'clock in First Christian church in Portland, with the Rev. Cole officiating, using the double ring service. The bride wore a dress suit of blue wool gabardine with black accessories and her corsage was of baby orchids. Mrs. Edward Ruckheim. the former Gloria Gass of Postville, friend of the bride, was her only attendant. She wore a gray wool gabardine suit with brown accessories, and her corsage was of red roses. Mr. Ruckheim served as best man to the bridegroom. A reception was held at the home of the bridegroom's parents following the ceremony. The table deeo- rations'were carried out in white and a two-tiered wedding cake, decorated with pink roses and white doves and adorned with a miniature bride and groom formed the centerpiece of the bride's table. Mrs. Dresie is a graduate from Postville high school and for five years was employed as a bookkeeper at the Postville locker service before going to the west coast. For the past one and a half years she has been employed in Portland as a cashier for Montgomery Ward & Co. Mr. Dresie is a graduate of the Portland high school and at present is associated with the Electric Construction Co., in that city. The couple left by airplane for a short honeymoon in the state of Washington and upon their return will be at home at 322 S. W. Lincoln, Apt. 2, Portland. Oregon. Many Thanksgiving Dinner Parties Here. Home Garden Club Has Meeting in Elkader. ' The Home Garden Club held their November meeting at the home of Mrs. Milton Monlux in Elkader Wednesday. Fourteen members were present A potluck dinner preceded the meeting. 'Praise God From Whom All Blessing; Flow" was sung as the • opening song. Mrs. Oliver Eno read a poem "Friendship." as a hostess' welcome. The Scripture was taken from Psalms 136. Roll call was answered with "Famous Women in the News." Birthday and wedding congratulations '.vent to Mrs. Wm. Luepker. "Bless This House" was the hymn •ioT the day. Mrs. Ray Jacobia gave a report on the library plan for the club. Mrs. Milton Monlux gave a report on the new year books which the committee are preparing to bring to the December meeting. The club donated S2.00 to the Iowa Children's. Home Society at Des Moines. The cuddly toys were brought to the meeting, and will be sent to the Orphan's Home at Council Bluffs in time for Christmas. "Dear Old Pals" was the closing song. The program consisted of Home News and a Thanksgiving program. Each member presented a number for the program which was made up of readings and songs. The December meeting and Christmas party will be held at the home of Mrs. Harry Landt December 1", with the officers as hostesses. PEANUT BRITTLE ... Made fresh each day in Postville from No. 1 peanuts and flavored with pure creamery but ter, at only 40c per pound It must be good, because we're sold out before the demand is met daily, but we'd rather disappoint a few than have it more than a day old. . Try it. The Misses Opal and Violet Gor- tlanier had as their dinner guests Mr. and Mrs. Horace Gordnnier, Air. and Mrs. Howard Gordanicr and Mrs. Frances Capper. Guests at dinner of Mrs. Amelia Heins and daughter. Lenora, were the Misses Martha and Ralinda Lammert. Mrs. J. A. Kocvenig served Thanksgiving dinner with her son and daughter-in-law. Mr. and Mrs. Louis Koevenig. and son, Jim, as her guests. Thanksgiving dinner guests in the Mr. and Mrs. Ed C. Schroeder home were Mr. and Mrs. Milton Schroeder pf McGregor and Mr. and Mrs. Richard G. Meyer of this city. Mr. and Mrs. George A'. Schultz had as their dinner guests at 6:30 o'clock Dr. and Mrs. Gordon Luce and Don of Decorah, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Doane and Mary Jane, Mr. and Mrs. Milton Anderson and Mr. and Mrs. Edmund Meyer, Waukon. Mi-, and Mrs. Lester Willman's guests were Mr. and Mrs. Harvev Krogman of St. Joseph, Mo., Mrs. Mary Krogman, Mrs. Amelia Willman and Lorenz, Mrs. Elsie Meyer, Gladys Mae and Kathleen, Mr. and Mrs. Louis A. Schmidt and Kathy and Renee. Mr. and Mrs. Harva O. Miller had as their dinner guests Mr. and Mrs. Otto Nblting of Denver, Colo., Mrs. Bessie Nichols of Milltown, Wis.. Mr. and Mrs. O. A. Alitz and Mrs. Nettie Crawford of Oehvein, Mrs. Edna Winn of Castalia, Mrs. Beulah Nichols and Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Smith. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Schultz had as their dinner guests Mr. and Mrs. R. P. Strauch of Elgin, Mr. and Mrs. August Schultz and Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Schultz. Mrs. Lena Schroeder had all of her children and their families and her mother, Mrs. Lena Behrens. at her home for dinner Thanksgiving day. Mr. and Mrs. Ed Nelson and family had as their dinner guests Mr. and Mrs. James Lennon, Wm. H. Foels and Mrs. Elmer Lennon. Mr. and Mrs. Ed Plaht had the following as guests at a belated Thanksgiving dinner at their farm home Sunday: Mr. and Mrs. Irvin J. Meyer and family of McGregor. Mr. and Mrs. Roland Brandt and and Violet Amundson of Decorah. Mr. and Mrs. Ewald Brandt and family. Mrs. John Weihe and sons, Clarence and Orville. Mr. and Mrs. Rolan Heins and family of Grand Meadow township were Thanksgiving dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Welzel. Mr. and Mrs. Otto H. Meyer of New Albin and Mr. and Mrs. Don Harris and children of Caledonia, Minn., were guests on Turkey day in the Mr. and Mrs. Urban Sadler home. Mrs. Nora McNeil and Miss Vera Palas had as their dinner guests Leo McNeil of Chicago, Mr. and Mrs. A. A. Saeugling and James of Monona. Mr. and .Mrs! John A. Palas and Mr. and Mrs. John F, Palas. Mr. and Mrs. Orville V. Meyer of Castalia were Thanksgiving guests of Rosina and Willard Oestman. Dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Reincke were Mrs. Agnes Mott of Calmar and John Thorson. Mr. and Mrs. Henry V. Steele entertained as dinner guests J. W. Steele and Mrs. W- J. Clark Thanksgiving day. Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Paulsen and family, Mr. and Mrs. Herold Paulsen, Mr. and Mrs. Henry J. Paulsen and family, all of this city, and Gene Horstman of Guttenberg were dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Lorenz Pape. Mr. and Mrs. L. J. Masonhall had as their dinner guests Mr. and Mrs. Christ Wenger and son, Bob, of Elgin, Mr. and -Mrs. Winfield Masonhall and Judy, and Mr. and Mrs. Lee Brainard and Christine. Dinner guests Thanksgiving day of Mrs. Ruby Peckham were Mrs. Anna Salzgeber, Mrs. Emma Thoma of Postville, Mrs. Elizabeth Meyer, Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Timmerman, Mrs. Valder Meyer and sons of Castalia, Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Frimml and daughter of Iowa City and Neil Peckham, student at Ames. On Saturday Mrs. Peckham entertained the following at dinner: Mrs. Elizabeth Meyer, Mrs. Will Timmerman of Castalia, Fred O'Boy of Decorah, Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Frimml and daughter of Iowa City, Neil and Virginia Peckham and Leo Boese. Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Mohs had as dinner guests at their farm home Mrs. Elorence Froning and children of Headlyn, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Mohs and Karen of Waterloo, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Mohs and David, Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Mohs and family, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Suckow and family, Mr. and Mrs. Fred A. Schultz and Floyd, Mrs. Anna Mohs and Mrs. Joe Schultz. Turkey day dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Q. Christofferson included Mr. and Mrs. Lorence Reinhardt and family. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Backhaus and family, Bernice Steiber, and Mrs. Karen Johansen. At the Mr. and Mrs. Fred J. Miller home dinner guests included the Misses Elsie and Libbie Schultz. Mr. and Mrs. Otto Oldag, Mrs. Minnie Welzel, and William Miller, the latter being from Elgin. At the home of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence C. Hoth the following guests were entertained at dinner: Mr. and Mrs. Herman Scliutta and Durwood, Charles H. Hoth and daughter, Florence, Mr. and Mrs, William H. Behrens and daughters, all of this city, and Mr. and Mrs. F. H. Fogt of Waukon. As 8:30 o'clock dinner guests, Mr. and Mrs. B. W. Lange entertained Mr. and Mrs. Wilson A. Lange and children of Decorah,. Mrs. Minnie Miller and son, Cloy. A belated Thanksgiving dinner was served in the home of Mrs. Geo. W. Hein where guests were Mr. and Mrs. Harold Hein and family, Mrs. Lucile Hein and children. John Thorson and Olive Grinder. Dinner guests in the Mr. and Mrs. Neiling Thoma home were Mr. and Mrs. Fred J. Thoma. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Thoma and Miss Anna Thoma. A. L. Peterson had as his Thanksgiving dinner guests Mr. and Mrs. C. Mack Peterson and family, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Martindale, Mrs. Gunda Martindale and Donald, Mr. and Mrs. Burr Cook, and Mr. and Mrs. Fred C. Schultz. Mrs. J. M. Thoma had as her dinner guests Mr. and Mrs. John O. Casten, Mr. and Mrs. Don Folsom and family and Mr. and Mrs. Henry A. Lange. Mrs. George J. Meier, Mr. and Mrs. .Ace Bush and Mr. and Mrs. Jack Bush were among the Thanksgiving dinner guests in the Mr. and Mrs. Herman Lubke home in Clermont. Mr. and Mrs. H. H. Smith and Angie Davis of Monona were the dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. R. R. Douglass. Miss Barbara Abernethy of Dubuque and Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Abernethy and son, Michael Alexander, were dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Abernethy. Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Evans of La Crosse, Wis.. A. L. Evans of Maynard and W. R. Nordin were Thanksgiving dinner guests in the Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Evans home. Mr. and Mrs. Wm. H. Baltz had their dinner at the home of their son-in-law and" daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Greinus, at Frankville. Miss Maxine Appel and Gene Suddendorf were dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Jack Messier at Farmersburg. Going to the Mr. and Mrs. Will Kuhse home in Monona for dinner were Mr. and Mrs. Otto Appel and family. Miss Maxine Appel and Gene Suddendorf.' Mr. and Mrs. Ed Plaht and family, Mrs. J. C. Weihe and sons, Clarence and Orville were dinner guests in the Mr. and Mrs. Cloy Schultz home. Mr, and Mrs. Harry Kuthe of Monona and Mrs. George W. Hein were guests al the Mr. and Mrs. Harold Hein home. The Leo Enyart family had their Thanksgiving dinner on Friday at the Mr. and Mrs. Gus Vorthcm home up at Caledonia,. Minn. Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Meyer had as their guests Mr. and Mrs. Peter Meland, Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Meyer and family and Mrs. David Meyer. Mr. and Mrs. Everett Goode and family of Loyal. Wis., Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Goodell and fnmily and Mrs. Esther Goodell of Lnnsiti!; were dinner guests in the homo of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Frese and family. Mr. and Mrs. Ed Lammert were at. Elkader Thanksgiving day to attend a dinner party in the home of their son and daiighler-in-law. Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Lammert. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Waters and family, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Waters and Mrs. Erma Crawford, the latter of Des Moines^ were dinner guests Thanksgiving day in the Keith Waters home. At the Mr. and Mrs. Joe Harnnck home Mr. and Mrs. Herman Heins and Mr. and Mrs. Charles Brouillet were the dinner guests. Going to Cedar Rapids to the Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Ottsen fnmily home for dinner were Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Meier and Mr. and Mrs. Harold F. Eberling and family. The Ben Krambeer family and the Lynn Hangartner family of Luana were dinner guests in the Mr. and Mrs. Helmuth J. Meyer homo. Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Schroeder and family had their dinner at the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Schroeder. Mr. and Mrs. Milo Meyer and Mrs. Eda Meyer had as dinner guests Mr. and Mrs. Ted Feickert Santa's representatives have been here anc right now our two stores are packed with ideal Hqm items for Christmas giving. We have them l^m displayed for easy shopping so you can readily. find just the items you want. Come in now while our stocks are complete and while there's i time to make the choice for the particular persons you have on your Christmas list. L o. KOEVENIG Hardware Store Variety Store FRUIT CAKES A real treat for the holiday season, at 60c per pound Made right here in our bakery. You'll like it too. POSTVILLE BAKERY Phone 214-J 00f6ffT) - sg~4 , '. Furniture for the home still ranks at the top of the list as the most desirable and useful family gift at Christmastime. We've planned'for this holiday season all year long, and as a result have many gift items that have been off our floor all during the war years, and which you will be glad to select your gifts from. You'll find here full room suites of newly designed furniture, as well as — Table Lamps Floor Lamps Hassocks Occasional Chairs Rugs Framed Pictures Mirrors Smoking Stands Davenports Cedar Chests End Tables Vacuum Cleaners Electrical Appliances Louis Schutte <S* Sons "The Largest Stock of Furniture in Northeast Iowa" Sleds Games Toys Tricycles Kiddie Car Basketballs Baseball Gloves Christmas Tree Lights Bicycles Pocket Knives Wagons Baseballs Softbalis Ball Bats FOR THE LADIES Presto Cookers Medicine Cabinets Electric Irons Steam-O-Matic Irons Electric Heating Pads Electric Hot Plates Electric Heaters General Electric Dish Washers Door Chimes Bottled Gas Stoves Pin-Up Lamps Copper Bottom Revere Ware Club Aluminum Ware Pyrex Ware Kitchen Stools Ironing Boards Clothes Hampers Billfolds Table Lamps Dresser Lamps Electric Water Heaters Light Fixtures FOR THE MEN Tools Tool Grinders Blow Torches Outboard Motors Billfolds Electric Shavers Safety Razors Pocket Knives Flash Lights Electric Lanterns Desk Lamps Field Glasses Amunition Tool Boxes IOWA UTAH HAJUMtfAH I MAYTAG WASHING MACHINES* Maytag, a great name in washing machines! Place your order now for future delivery! Why not order your Frigidaire now We have been making deliveries evei month. Be sure with two great names- Frigidaire and General Motors. Frigidaire is made only by General Motor HOTH BROS. HARDWARE N*~ NO. » AT,NG ~ HABDWARE - —™ iiiiiiiiiillllllllllllllllllllltllHH Postville, Iow4

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