Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa on December 17, 1947 · Page 3
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December 17, 1947

Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa · Page 3

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ESDAY, DECEMBER 17,1947 IS THE FOSTVILLE HERALD, POSTVILLE, IOWA PAGE THREE. member (Sen-? •Five Years Ago. Items From the Files p I*ostvllle Herald of .) p <Ia 5 , Dec. 81, mzcg 0 Mrs. Robert Boese have by at their home since Kluss family have rent- ||BMirtrnent over Koevenig i^'*Wj»urant. ueoJwiraTjaden is the new Rock blata 'iMgOt agent, succeeding J. E. PeriVi ^lfejlo resigned last week. ^ Verif rpstchford moved his ma- Allliry-Monday to the Will Schutta IL 'arjn Mat Frankville where the i. 'amHy ntlU live next year. _ttfo'«p^Four Farmers Institute 'Dfjjbd ^ftglry Show was a genuine . HUCeeM 1§§t week.. Exhibits in all jts ran far ahead of those ir _'«"j{«afleigo, and in the poultry de- Miiineiw350 birds were shown. Poatvllte high school basketball lot off tojfe good start Friday night vheh'.lti «ylocal team knocked the •ountr Mat lads for a row, 13 to 11, 11 -ttrty COebbers scoring . the final yj wo peirife as the gun ended the , {am*. *fjjpwas Waukon's first defeat * n three iames. Ten Rrtivjlle people, Mr. and Mrs. Jarl Halter, Mr. and Mrs. C. M. Cerr, .Me:- and Mrs. H. D. Webb, |(l S Wibster, Mrs. Henry Webb, JY. *7 Mtclfeil and C. P. Smith, left v hMBJtagr *for sunny California to ptnd UN ^winter. Long Beach was Wlr'tSimeciiate objective. Thepm ^es up at school had their eclawitorj'- contest Monday night ylth th * l Efollowing results: Dra- SsJ^Ue division. Vera Cole, 1st; SatpHle Eewis. 2nd, and Lucille (MWeSSiff, 3rd. Humorous class: ^•«me^ Kluss, 1st; John Martens, ad; MMy Valient, 3rd. Short Hu- norous; ; Clara Meier, 1st; Ora Ichroedet, 2nd; Olive Schultz, 3rd, md Harvey Krogman, 4th. Fifty Years Ago. Items From the Files , at TJie Graphic" published in Taatvllle, Dec. 23, 1897. The Modern Woodmen of Ameri- pinttlined 25 new members at the pcal ;;todge at the last meeting. »CJO »#Bleighing is reported by the artrie'r*; and the ice harvest has wen started this week. Winter's iere. Sir. And Mrs. Fritz Martens and wo children left this week for an JtitntMd ; visit to relatives in Gerna &jr. Skelton & Tangeman are offering ha -beat flour on the market for lJB||ier bag and Lion Brand coffee it Ult Mr pound this week. ligHt) 'Dresser, eldest daughter of &T .-I &t&: Mrs. Alonzo Dresser, and franl ^Sowmaii were married at the huMdV of the bride's parents to- flillfet. 'They will live on the Bownan <Nnn in Floyd county. The) GQrcoran sale was by far the over held in this community, netting over $4,000. The highest \oW,fs66t at $85 and Carl Schultz [jrai £n* largest individual buyer, ' aktrtjr 'lloo worth of cows. HI HKut .phrey is now pounding fhe telegraph keys in the depot at JlarioiL i JHis company will find im a tireless and dilligent servant, eady and willing to put in 24 t $un l< jBt$ri day if need be. 'MlfiCpVa Darling's primary Sun- Se&ofjl class of the M. E. church iiiicial in the Marston hall light from which enough flreceived to supply chairs |||ttle tots in their Sunday bm. TOP" Church ST. PAUL'S LUTHERAN CHURCH Frederick R. Ludwlg, Pastor The senior choir will rehearse Thursday evening at 7:30 o'clock at the church. The confirmation class will meet Saturday morning at 9:00 o'clock in the assembly room. Church School service Sunday morning at 9:15 o'clock. Adult Bible class Sunday morning at 9:30 o'clock in the assembly room. The Service Sunday morning at 10:30 o'clock. The sermon subject, "The Radiant Life." The annual ingathering of canned goods and foodstuffs for the Postville Hospital, sponsored by the Ladies' Aid, is underway. Contributions "may be left at the church at any ' time up to and including Sunday, December 21. Church School Chistmas service Christmas Eve at 7:30 o'clock. Festival Christmas service Christmas Day at 10:00 o'clock. Duo-piano concert by Mrs. F. R. Ludwig and Mr. Gerald Schroeder Tuesday evening, December 30,- at 8:00 o'clock in the assembly room. New Year's Eve program and service New Year's Eve from 9:00 o'clock until 12:00 o'clock at the church. COMMUNITY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF POSTVILLE Rev. Eldon Seamans, Pastor Thursday, Dec- 18—8:00 p. m. Senior choir rehearsal at the church. We shall be rehearsing for our Christmas worship service next Sunday morning. All choir members are asked to be present for this rehearsal. Friday, Dec. 19—The Ladies' Aid will meet in the church parlors for its monthly meeting. All ladies of the church are invited to attend. You are also asked to remember that there will be no supper served this week. In place of the usual luncheon, there will be dessert and coffee for those in. attendance at' the meeting. All those who are to be in the portion of the Christmas program under the direction of Mrs. M. F. Kiesau will meet at the church for rehearsal directly after school. Saturday, Dec. 20—The Primary Department will have its Christmas rehearsal after the first matinee. Sunday, Dec. 21—10:00 a. m. Morning worship. This service will be our Christmas worship program. We shall hear again the Christmas story in Scripture and song. The minister will speak briefly on the subject, "The Christmas Message." 11:00 a. m.—Sunday School. 8:00 p. m. The annual Sunday School Christmas program in the sanctuary. Tuesday, Dec. 23—7:00 p. m. The young people of our congregation will meet in the church preparatory to going caroling. All of our young people are invited to carol with us this year. CLERMONT LUTHERAN PARISH A. O. Nessct, Pastor Sunday, Dec. 21—West Clermont, service, 9:30 "a. m. East Clermont, Communion service, 11 a. m. Monday, Dec. 22—West Clermont Sunday School program, 8 p. m. Tuesday, Dec. 23—Elgin Sunday School program, 8 p. m. Christmas Day — West Clermont, Festival service, 9:30 a. m. East Clermont, Festival service, 11 a. m. East Clermont Sunday School program, 8 p. m. *** oice Meats ^Poultry.... holiday season will call for something al at meal times, and here at our market lave prepared to serve you with choicest l<J|||!ts that will complete the menu. [l%J §|We shall also have available some poultry, as chickens and geese. Ask us about them. ISQUALITY MEATS, ALWAYS if-Jl istville Meat Market Joseph J. Braun, Prop. ST. BRIDGET'S CHURCH Francis J. Vallaster, Pastor Sunday masses at 8:00 and 10:00 o'clock a. m. Catechetical instruction Saturdays at 2:00 p.m. for children of school age. Confessions wi, I be heard every Saturday, from 2:30 to 5:30 and from 7:00 to 8:30. EVANGELICAL U. B. CHURCH Wayne Hargrove, Minister Sunday, Dec. 21 — Service for Worship at 9:45 a. m. Sunday School at 10:45 a. m. Christian Science Churches The subject of the lesson-sermon in all Churches of Christ, Scientist, for December 21, 1947 is "Is The Universe, Including Man, Evolved By Atomic Force?" The golden text Is "The word of the Lord is right; and all his works are done in truth.. .For he spake, "and it was done; he commanded, arid it stood fast." (Psalms 33:4,9) Selections from the Bible and from "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures" by Mary Baker Eddy comprise the lesson- sermon. One of the Bible citations reads: "And a certain man was there, which had an infirmity thirty and eight years. Jesus saith ui .to him, Rise, take up thy bed, and walk. And immediately the man was made whole, and took up his bed, and walked: and on the same day was the sabbath'." (John 5:5,8,9) From the Christian Science textbook is the following: "Mortals think wickedly: consequently they are wicked. They think sickly thoughts, and so become sick. If sin makes sinners, Truth and Love alone can unmake them. If a sense of disease produces suffering and a sense of ease antidotes suffering, disease is mental, not material. Hence the fact that the human mind alone suffers, is sick, and that the divine Mind alone heals." (page 270) CARD OF THANKS. We wish to express our heartfelt gratitude for the many expressions of sympathy and acts of kindness during our bereavement, the passing on of our beloved husband and father, Harold Stone. To Rev. Seamans, those who brought floral offerings and all who assisted us in any way do we also extend our thanks. — Mrs. Delia' Stone and Cathryn. RECKLESS FLYING. For flying his light plane low over a school house so that he could look in the second story windows at his cousins, and later "cracking up" in an attempted landing nearby, Duaine P. Keller, 20, of Melvin was fined $50 and costs by Justice Geo. Patterson last week. Keller, with 12 hours of flying time to his credit, told the officials that he was a "crazy fool." There was no argument. WANT ADS... Want Ad Rates— 10 cents per line; minimum charge 25c per week if cash' accompanies order; otherwise the minimum charge is 50c. For Sale—Spotted Poland China stock hog. Elmer Krarnbeer, R. 1, Luana, Iowa.—7p. For Sale—Purebred Duroc Jersey stock hog. Milton Oldag, R. 1, Luana, Iowa.—7p. For Sale — Bronze bedstead, springs, and two good mattresses. Wm. Moll, Postville.—<3tfc. Work Wanted—Young man wants work through the holidays. Available Monday, Dec. 22. Phone 114, Postville.—7c. For Sale—Radios, both in table models, A-C, and console models. Trade-ins accepted. Phillips 66 Station, Postville.—8c. For Sale—Farm and {own properties for residence purposes, income or investment. W. H. Burling, Realtor, Postville.—6tfc. For Sale—Trailer house, 8x20 ft., on skids; with built-in cupboards, oil burner, studio couch, linoleum. Inquire at this office.—7p. For Sale—2000 bu. of good ear corn; 1500 bu. shelled corn; 2000 bu. of oats. Noel Brockway, West Union, Iowa. Phone 189-W or 262-LW.—6tfc. For Sale—About 700 bales of oats straw, baled dry from machine and free from Canada thistles. Joe Baker, phone through Gunder or Clermont.—7p. MOTORS—4 do all kinds of motor repairing, rewinding and reconditioning. J. F. Hart, at the Electric Motor Shop, telephone 272, Postville, Iowa.—6tfc. NO SALE—There will be no sale at the Letchford Sales Barns in Waukon on Tuesday, December 23. The next sale will be held on Tuesday, December 30.—7c. Lost—Someone took my boots in exchange for their own at Eastern Star lodge Monday night and I should like to exchange them. Mrs. Ben Lange, Postville.—7c. We are in the market for all kinds of furs. We buy beef hides, horse hides, h'og skins and sheep pelts.the year around. J. Geskin Produce. Phone 174-M or 174-J. Ossian, Iowa.—9c. For Sale—The business house in which the Electric Motor Shop is located. Also the Martin Olson 80-acre farm located 1% miles north of Postville on paved highway No. 51. Inquire of J. T. Humphrey, Realtor, Postville.—8c. CHRISTMAS SHOPPERS Make Christmas Dreams Come True,.. By shopping at our store you will find many gifts ... for Mother ... for Father .. .for Brother .... and for Sister. Make this store your headquarters for all your Christmas shopping. Hoth Bros. Hardware Heating — Hardware Telephone No. 229 • Plumbing Postville, Iowa Today's best buy in Postville— A Herald Want Ad. For Sale—Good used tires. Hartwig's Texaco Station, Postville. For Sale—Several farms and city properties. J. T. Humphrey, Real Estate Broker, Postville. For Sale —A 1938 Ford delux coupe; in good condition. Ruckdaschel Motors, Postville.—7c. For Sale—Duroc Jersey boars; cholera immune. J. J. Martins & Sons, R. 2, Postville.—51tfc. Lost a Key?—Have one made while you wait, at Western Auto Associate Store, Postville.—ltfc. For Sale—Shorthorn bulls; reds and roans; of serviceable age. H. C. Benjegerdes, R. 2, Postville.—7p. For Sale—Purebred Poland China stock hog, out of Kettelkamp herd. Elmer Marting, R. 1, Luana, la.—7p. For Sale—Good used farm truck, complete with body and hoist. Falb Motor & Implement Co., Postville, For the latest in Decca and Columbia phonograph records see the Western Auto Associate Store.—31c. For Sale — Electric Motors; all sizes; at new low prices. Nyberg's Farm and Home Supply, Postville, ' Notice—We are in the market for all kinds of junk and pay highest market price. Steve Szabo & Sons, Castalia, Iowa.—lOtfc. Lost—Heavy truck chain, between our station and Rock Island depot. Please notify or return to Hecker Bros., Posftfille.—7c. NOW you can get dressed spring chickens for all occasions on any day of the week at Meyer's Four- County Hatchery, Postville.—39tfc. For Sale — Dressed geese for Christmas. Also have ganders and geese for sale. Frank Hogan, 6 miles northeast of Postville, la.—6c. SEE the new Coolerator Farm Freezer. It's reasonably priced, more convenient and economical to operate. Nyberg's Farm and Home Supply, Postville.—2p. For Sale—Boys' size 7 shoe skates, reasonable; also 2 metal window corner shelves, chromium edging, height 28 inches, both for $15.00. Telephone No. 236, Postville. A Sewing Machine In good condition has more trade-in value for that new post-war model. Be ready- when they come. Get your machine cleaned and reconditioned now. J. A. Flynn, Calmar, Iowa Phone Herald Office in Postville—Phone No. 200. DECORATING—"We are satisfied and pleased with your kind of decorating." Those were the pleasing words of satisfied home owners throughout the year. Are you in the market for any winter decorating? Call or write me at Frankville, Iowa.—Frank J. Elvart, R. 2, Postville, Iowa.—8p. Did You Know That- Allamakee County has a U.S. Savings Bond Quota of - - $1,870,466,00 Sales to date amount to - - - $1,286,688.00 Allamakee County people must buy $ 583,778.00 in E, F, and G Bonds if we are to do our part in keeping inflation under control. Buy and Hold U. S. Savings Bonds Bank Credit Is The Best Credit Postville State Bank We Offer A Complete Banking Service POSTVILLE, IOWA E9 POULTRY AND GROCERY SHOOT TRAP AND RIFLE at the Fair Grounds, Postville Sunday, Dec. 21 Shoot starts at 11 a. m. and continues all day Under Auspices of Postville Gun and Rifle Club A PRIZE WITH EVERY EVENT! SHOOT IN YOUR OWN CLASS By picking your own squad WARM CLUB HOUSE Lunch and Shells for sale on the grounds ! The more you drive it, the more you like it! Every mile gives added proof of BIG-CAR QUALITY AT LOWEST COST As more and more Chevrolet owners are discovering, years of service mean nothing to a Chevrolet! This cor has extra strength in every part—built-in ruggedness and reliability—the excellence that endures. It will serve you for.scores of thousands of miles, and the longer you drive it the stronger your appreciation of its value—for it possesses Big-Car durability and dependability unequaled in its field. On* look will tell you that Chevrolet ovf-ttylei all other car* In iti field. It bring* you smarter design—smarter colors—smarter upholstery and appointments I It alone offers a luxurious Body by Fisher at lowest prices. You cant beat a Chevrolet for all-round performance with economy. And Chevrolet's world's-champion Volve-in- Head Thrift-Master Engine, unique in its price range, wrings the last ounce of energy out of every gallon of fuel. The demand for new Chevrolet* surpasses all previous records. That means it's wise to safeguard your transportation by bringing your present car to us for skilled service, now and at regular intervals, pending delivery of your new car. See us for dependable, car-saving service; CHEVROLET LOWEST-PRICED LINE IN ITS FIELD Falb Motor Co. John Falb & Sons POSTVILLE, IOWA , ELGIN, IOWA You'll enjoy maximum riding-smoothness and road-steadiness, too, because only Chevrolet, of oil cars in its field, brings you the firm, eaiy, balanced movement of the Unitixed Knee- Action Rid*.

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