Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa on December 24, 1947 · Page 3
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version
December 24, 1947

Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa · Page 3

Publication:
Location:
Postville, Iowa
Issue Date:
Wednesday, December 24, 1947
Page:
Page 3
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 3 article text (OCR)

KAY. DECEMBER 24,1947 THE POSTVILLE HERALD. POSTVILLE, IOWA PAGE THBEK, ternber len--? l-Five Years Ago. . Items From the Files ' Postvllle Herald of J s day, Dec. 28, 192^.'./^ fill of Postville received a present in the form of a Ipannons which were un- Ifeplaced in the park. WKTis Howard and Andy | : of Post township, were J |iturday afternoon by KSaathoR. S. A. Harris bier, Leila, attended the J»^liller, adjutant of Ar- EKaprandt Post, American refilling', out application fthbse. entitled to receive bonus recently voted hen. und son was born to Mr. rank Gahalan south of fSunday. And Mr. and T ^Davis have a daughter, I 'm at Postville Hospital jhorning. Years Ago. Items IKrom the Files f Graphic" published in lie, Dec. 30, 1897. Church ST. PAUL'S LUTHERAN CHURCH Frederick ft. Ludwig-, Pastur lers sold 136 tickets to istmas dance Monday Mr, , 57, passed away Tues- The funeral is being in the Hoffnungs Lu- Ch. roeder, Carl Mueller's has purchased the 100- Nichols farm in Grand Ijtewnship for $5,000. , ^.K ^rs. Shepherd are cele- HMfi^J^Beir golden wedding anni- i tti»rfcl»i<foday, and tomorrow Mr. W&Mr$ifyarker will observe a like Wllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll up- * ' JQys of the season TO you! 'GOOD HEALTH, , GOOD CHEER. '... »^3 N AN ° A " MERRY "'"'CHRISTMAS ston Carr nsurance pnona, Iowa Church School Chistmas service Christmas Eve at! 7:30 o'clock. .. Festival Christmas service Christmas morning at 10:00 o'clock. The sermon subject, "Christmas Means Christ." 1 Church School service Sunday morning at 9:15 o'clock. Adult Bible class Sunday morning at 9:15 o'clock in the assembly room. The Service Sunday morning at 10:30 o'clock. The sermon subject, "In God We Live." Duo-piano recital by Mrs, Ludwig and 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 midnight. Devotional and motion pictures from 9 o'clock until 10:00 o'clock; fellowship and refreshments from 10:00 o'clock until 11:00 o'clock; the Service and Holy Communion from 11:00 o'clock until midnight. The Women's Missionary Society will meet Friday afternoon, January 2, • at 2:00 o'clock in the assembly room. Mrs. Louise Meyer is the leader and Mrs. James Lennon is the hostess. St. Paul's is open daily for prayer and meditation. COMMUNITY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF POSTVILLE Rev. Eldon Seamans, Pastor Tuesday—The junior choir will not meet for rehearsal this week. Young people of our church will meet at the church at 7 o'clock. We shall leave from there to go about town singing carols. ' Thursday—The senior choir will not rehearse this week. However, choir members are asked to take their places at the church service on Sunday morning to lead in the singing of the hymns and to sing the responses. Sunday—10:00 a. m. Morning worship. Sermon by the minister. Subject, "The Forward Look." Let us start the new year right by at tending this service. 11:00 a. m. Sunday School. 7:15 p. m. Westminster Fellowship. ST. BRIDGET'S CHURCH Francis J. Valiaster, Pastor Sunday masses at 8:00 and 10:00 o'clock a. m. Catechetical instruction Satur days • at 2:00 p.m. for children of school age. Confessions will be heard every Saturday, from 2:30 to 5:30 and from 7:00 to 8:30. CLERMONT LUTHERAN PARISH A. O. Nesset, Pastor Christmas Day — West Clermont, Festival service, 9:30 a. m. East Clermont, Festival service, 11 a. m. East Clermont Sunday School pro gram, 8 p. m. CARD OF THANKS. We wish to express our heartfelt thanks and appreciation to our relatives, neighbors and friends for their many kind acts and words of sympathy in the passing on of our beloved husband and father, Wm. H. Sebastian. To the Rev. Ludwig, the singer, those who brought floral offerings and all who assisted us at the funeral do we also thank.— Mrs. Wm. H. Sebastian and family. IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIHIIH.il While angels hovered overhead, the Star of Bethlehem guided the Three Wise Men to the Manger at Bethlehem. We cannot offer you their gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh. Our gift must be restricted to the old, but heartfelt wish for all the joys and blessings,' of the' Yulctide season. stride Meat Market lone No. 233 Joseph J. Braun, Prop. WANT ADS... Want Ad Rates—10 cents per line; minimum charge 25c per week if cash accompanies order; otherwise the minimum charge is 50c. Blind ads or those having inquiries come to this office are 50c per week minimum charge. Wanted —An outhouse at once. Inquire at this office.—8p. For Sale—Good used tires. Hartwig's Texaco Station, Postville. For Sale—Two 14-in. Case tractor plow. Cliff J. Olson, R. 1, Post­ ville.—8p. For Sale — Purebred Chester White stock hog. Glen Meyer, R. 1, Postville.—8p. NOTICE—My office will be closed until January 2, 1948. Dr. C. M. Morgan, Veterinarian. For Sale — Bronze bedstead, springs, and two good mattresses. Wm. Moll, Postville—6tfc. For the latest in Decca and Columbia phonograph records see the Western Auto Associate Store.—31c. For Sale—1937 Ford 4-door sedan, with 100-h. p. motor. Also 60 bushels corn. Carl Shafer, R. 2, Post- villefl—8p. For Sale—Radios, both in table models, A-C, and console models. Trade-ins accepted. Phillips 66 Station, Postville.—8c. For Sale—Farm and town properties for residence purposes, income or investment. W. H. Burling, Realtor, Postville.—6tfc. For Sale—Tractor chains, ll*/ix24; can be seen at Oscar Nyberg's store, Postville.—8p. For Sale—Litter carriers and accessories. Louis W. Thoma, phone 270, Postville.-^l7tfc. For Sale—Several farms and city properties. J. T. Humphrey, Real •Estate Broker, Postville. For Sale—John Deere Np, 4-B Plow; in good condition. Don White, R. 1, Postville.—flp. 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 — 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. ELECTRIC FENCED—I now have in stock again the famous Parmak electric fence equipment. Louis W. Thoma, telephone No. 270, Postville, 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. For Sale—Modern Home in Postville; priced right; conveniently located; with double garage. For further particulars call or write J. C. Halvorson, Clermont, .—10c. Lost—Heavy truck chain, between our station and Rock Island depot. Please notify or return to Hecker Bros., Postville.—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 — Five bred Holstein heifers to calve in May. Calfhood vaccinated for Bangs. Leon Chamberlain, phone 14-J, Postville.-^-8p. For Sale — Dressed geese for Christmas. ' Also have ganders and geese for sale. Frank Hogan, 6 miles northeast of Postville, la.—6c. 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. MOTORS—I do all kinds of motor repairing, rewinding and reconditioning. J. F. Hart, at the Electric Motor Shop, telephone 272, Postville, Iowa.—6tfc. 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—Three 2-year-old Holstein heifers, one springing: 4 Holstein heifer calves; will have 4 holstein cows for sale after January 1.—Lyle Zieman, R. 1, Luana, Iowa.—8p. We are in the market for all kinds of furs. We buy beef hides, horse hides, hog skins and sheep pelts the year around. J. Geskin Produce. Phone 174-M or 174-J. Ossian, Iowa.—9c. 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. For Sale — Purebred Milking Shorthorn bulls; serviceable age good type; all from high record cows. Maplewood Farms, E. W. and K. M. Green, R. 1, Castalia—lOp. For Sale—The business house in which the Electric Motor Shop is located. Also the Martin Olson 80-acre farm located VA miles north of Postville on paved highway No. 51. Inquire of J. T. Humphrey, Realtor, Postville.—8c. CHECK FARM ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT FOR SAFETY Electricity, now an accepted thing on most Corn Belt farms, brings many hidden dangers along with its usefulness. While electricity can be used to work for you, lack of respect for its dangers may result in a. serious injury or even "death, says Norval Wardle, Iowa State College farm' safety engineer. There are several places on the farm and in the home that should be checked for safety, Wardle says. He advises that unless you can answer yes to the following questions, suggested by the National Safety Council, you remedy the situation before something happens: Is your washing machine safely grounded? Are your electric motors free from dust and trash? Are pull chains over or near wash bowls and damp floors provided with insulating links? Are all of your appliances and cords in good repair? Are you using an approved electric fence controller? Are all electric outlets out of reach from the bath tub? Do all of your appliances have the proper type cord? Are your electrical circuits equipped with proper size fuses? Has the wiring job been • approved, or insalled, by a competent electrician? Wardle adds two other questions, which assume importance in summer when thunderstorms prevail: • Do your buildings all have lightning rods? Are the lightning rods well grounded? 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. BIG FISH. Frank Vera of Algona talked so much about the fish he caught in Canada last summer that he was challenged to produce one of them from his locker, by Del Clopton. Mr. Vera showed up shortly thereafter at the Clopton home with one of the fish; it was an 18-lb. Northern, 42 inches long and was so big Mrs. Clopton had to thaw it out in the bathtub. DANCE WHITE SPRINGS BALLROOM McGregor, Iowa SAT., DEC. 27 ARNIE STUHR'S NEW BAND NEW YEAR'S EVE Pete Dougherty's BAND Fun For Everyone ! Whistles, Horns, Etc. IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIM Thristmas V <jm-+ 9 4 A y^fe, Time To Be Happy! Christmastide is the one time in the year when we should all be as happy as a boy with a bright new sled. So let's light up our faces and our hearts when we light up our trees, and here's wishing for you and your family the happiest Christmas you've ever had. Hoth Bros. Hardware Heating — Hardware — Plumbing WISE MEN of all time have realized the value of GOOD WILL. And so, among our assets, we treasure most highly the GOOD WILL of our customers. To you and all our friends we sincerely wish a Christmas of great joy and happiness. Directors, Officers and Employees of Postville State Ban We Offer A Complete Banking Service »2i Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. Each year at this time there comes a day that brings a twinkling light into the eyes of children and the spirit of humanity into the hearts of men and women. Since the beginning, the message of Christmas has been peace and good will. On this "Silent Night, Holy Night'' of 1947 let us pause, and with the true Yuletide spirit resolve to re-kindle in our hearts the hope for "Peace On Earth, Good Witl Toward Men.'^ The employees of the Interstate Power Company extend thanks for the privilege of serving you, and best wishes for the Merriest of Christ* mesas and the Happiest of New Years. w 1 jrt"' ;

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page