Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa on December 31, 1947 · Page 6
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December 31, 1947

Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa · Page 6

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MOB SIX. THE POSTVILLE HERALD. POSTVILLE, IOWA WEDNESDAY, DECEMBEt Sl,| LUANA Happy Roar Club Meets. The Happy Hour Study Club met at the home of Mrs. Harry Gordon Wednesday, December 17, for their Christmas party. Several members brought their pressure saucepans and prepared the dinner as it was given with the project lesson on December 2. The program consisted of songs, The First Noel." "O Little Town of Bethlehem." the birthday song honoring Jlrs. Lawrence Baade, Mrs. Adolph Nielson and Mrs. William Behrens, also "An Evening Prayer." Mrs. Ben Krambeer read the Scripture. Mrs. Adolph Nielson gave the thought for the day. A recipe for Christmas candy was given in answer to roll call. Wedding congratulations were extended to Mr. and Mrs. Adolph Nielson and Mr. and Mrs. Ben Krambeer. New officers elected for the coming year were Mrs. Curtis Zieman. president, and Mrs. William Behrens. secretary-treasurer. A donation was given to the edu cation and polio fund, also, pennies were collected for the Friendship chairman. Following the meeting the project lesson was reviewed by Mrs Elmer Schrader. The entertainment was furnished by Mrs. Lawrer.ce Baade, followed by the exchanging of Christmas gifts. Mrs. Mary Brown and Herman Gruel were dinner guests in the Roy Brown home Christmas. Mrs. Walter Tietz and son of Decorah and John Martins spent Christmas with Mr. and Mrs. Wra. Radloff. Miss Marjorie Gentz of Monona and Joyce Dettman were supper guests in the home of Mrs. Minnie Collins Christmas night. Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Doerring, Jr., and daughter of Chicago came Friday for a weekend visit with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Doerring, and other relatives. Seasons Best Happy New Year To All- ' As 1947 vanishes into history, we wish to thank our customers and friends for their patronage and good will accorded us. And we also take this opportunity to wish for all of you a prosperous and happy New Year. Wolter's Truck Service LUANA, IOWA GALA NEW YEAR'S EVE CELEBRATION Dancing From 10:00 Till?* Plenty of Hats, Horns, Balloons, Noisemakers and Serpentine for everybody! ENJOY DANCING TO LAWRENCE FOSTER — and his — ORCHESTRA Bringing you "Music Designed For Dancing" NEVER A DULL MOMENT Far the Best in New Tears Eve Celebrations Join the Crowd Wed.,Dec31 LAKESIDE Guttenberg, Iowa Mr. and Mrs. Russell Mills and children spent Christmas in the home of her father, Frank McCormick, at Gays Mills. Tom Barr and Miss Hazel Barr of Marquette spent Tuesday evening with their daughter and niece, Mr. and Mrs. Reid Schultz. Master Chase Riveland of Amery, Wis., is spending the Christmas holidays with his father, C. Adrian Riveland, and other relatives. Mr. and Mrs. Myron Dettman and baby were supper guests in the home of his parents. Mr. and Mrs. John Dettman, at Monona Christmas. Mr. and Mrs. Myron Lindroth and family, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Larson of St. Olaf were Christmas dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Lindroth. Mr. and Mrs. Don McShane were Christmas dinner guests in the i home of Mrs. McShane's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Nichols, near Waterville. Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Schultz, with other relatives, were guests in the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. August Schultz, at Postville Christmas. Mr. and Mrs. Harry Barr and children and Mr. and Mrs. Carl Bundrick spent Christinas day with Mr. and Mrs. J. H. McShane on route two. Mr. and Mrs. Delbert Breitsprech er were Friday guests in the home of his sister and brother-in-law Mr. and Mrs. Verni Fehlhafer, at Cedar Rapids. Mr. and Mrs. Ben Overbeck, Mr. and Mrs. Don Overbeck, Kay and Jean of Garnavillo were supper guests of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Schultz Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. William Gentz and children and Miss Marjorie Gentz of Monona, and Eugene Collins were dinner guests of Mrs. Anna Gentz Christmas day. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Lambert and two sons of Mt. Vernon, So. Dak., came Saturday night to spend Christmas with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. G. M. Lambert. Rev. and Mrs. Elmer Doerring and son, Paulus, of Des Moines came Christmas afternoon for a few days visit with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Doerring, and Orville. I. S. Bollman, Mr. and Mrs. Everett Bollman and children and Donald Bollman, with other relatives, were dinner guests in the Avery Bollman home at Monona on Christmas. Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Doerring Jerene and Lane of Pequot Lakes. Minn., came Monday to spend their Christmas holidays in the home of his parents. Mr. and Mrs. Wm Doerring, and other relatives. Mr. and Mrs. R. P. Strauch of Elgin, Mr. and Mrs. Keith Waters and family of Frankville, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Waters and family of Postville were Christmas dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Schultz. Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Zieman and family, Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Baade and daughter, Mrs. Maude Baade and Chester Bente were dinner guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Vern Zieman at Monona Christmas. Mrs. Margaret Kluss, Mr. and Mrs. Keith Gray and son, Roland, of Postville. Mr. and Mrs. Roy Welzel and Jo Ann, Mr. and Mrs. Kermit Rowland of West Union, Mr. and Mrs. Reid Schultz were Christmas day dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Levi Schultz. Mr. and Mrs. Everett Carnes and daughter of Elkader, Mr. and Mrs. Arno Neverman and sons, Adrian Riveland and son, Chase, Norma and Shirley Hinman were Christmas day guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs; Clyde Hinman. Mrs. Helen Brown was hostess to the 500 club at a Christmas party Monday evening with a potluck supper and exchange of gifts. The traveling prize went to Mrs. Agnes Wolter; Mrs. Lulu Bundrick received high, and the low prize was awarded to Mrs. Ella Sebastian. Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Bugenhagen, Sr., Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Bugenhagen and family, Mr. and Mrs. Adolph Nielson and family, Mr. and Mrs. William Bugenhagen, Jr., all of Luana, Mr. and Mrs.' Carl Blumhagen and son of Postville, and Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Harnack of Froelich spent Christmas day with Mr. and Mrs. Walter Bugenhagen and family near Postville. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Klingeman and family of Arlington, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Breitsprech er, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Fischer of Elkader, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Mueller and family of McGregor, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Mueller and family of Monona, Arthur Mueller of Postville, William, Eddy and Lester Mueller were dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Delbert Breitsprecher Christmas. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Berg and Miss Caroline Overbeck, with Mr. and Mrs. Page Wirkler and son, Allyn Page, and Mrs. Belle Miller of Postville, Mr. and Mrs. Orville Wirkler of Monona, and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Wistrick of Elkader were dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Don Overbeck, Kay and Jean, at Garnavillo in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Ben Overbeck who are leaving for California Monday. Smith of Christmas and Mrs. CASTALIA ZION LUTHERAN CHURCH L. R. Meinecke, Pastor Castalia, Iowa ( Wednesday, Dec. 31—7:45 to 12:00 p. m., Old Year's Eve service and wake. 7:45 to 8:45, divine worship; 8:45 to 11:30, fellowship and lunch in church parlors; 11:30 to 12, devotions and hymn sing. No confirmation school on Saturday, January 3. Sunday, January 4—9:30 a. m. Sunday School, and at 10:30 a. m. Morning worship. At 8 p. m., the Luther League meets. Thursday, January 8—2 p. m., the Ladies' Aid will meet. EVANGELICAL U. B. CHURCH Wayne Hargrove, Minister Wednesday, Dec. 31—A special Watch Night service is to be held at the Postville church. Sunday, Jan. 4.—Sunday School at 10:00 a. m. Morning Worship at 11:00 a. m. Mrs. Harry Larkin and daughters and Mrs. John Kluss spent Wednes day in Postville. Mr. and Mrs. Wytes of Dubuque spent Saturday and Sunday in the A. C. Nesbit home. Nanfred Meyer arrived home from Japan Tuesday. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Valder Meyer. Norma Schultz, R. N„ of Decorah spent Christmas weekend with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Schultz. Gene Kamp and Darlene Szabo, who are employed in Decorah, spent Christmas with their parents. Arthur Meyer of Wartburg is spending his Christmas vacation with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Meyer. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Kneeskern left for the west coast Friday where they will spend a month visiting in Washington, Oregon and California. :illlllllllll!llllllllll!HIII1 YOU It FACE The New Style, in Glasses Here Always Modern Optical Office* Scientifically Equipped for the WHOLE FAMILY if % Thorough Examination Accurate! Scientific! F. W. NORDEN OPTOMETRIST Office Over Carter & Herman's Drug Store WAUKON, IOWA Office Hoars: 9.-00 to 12:M a. m. -:- 1:15 to 5:0* p. m. Evening* Br Appointment Closed Thursday Afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. R. C. Dorland of Hawkeye spent Christmas eve and Christmas day in the Harry Mon sky home. •Mr. and Mrs. E. K. Janesville, Wis., spent with her parents, Mr. Walter Schultz. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Klatt and Nancy of Cresco spent Christmas with the latter's parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Kluss. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Baltz of Postville and their son, Eugene, who is home on furlough from Onawa, spent Christmas day in the Carlatis Meyer home. Christmas day guests in the Vernon Kamp home were Mr. and Mrs. Matt Bachtell and family of Waukon; Mrs. Lena Perry, Gene and Louis Kamp. Mr. and Mrs. James Ewing and daughters spent Christmas in the Mel Ewing home in Wankon and in the Sam Feuerhelm home near Harpers Ferry. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Evcrman and Lois and Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Anderson and family spent Christmas day in the Aimer Anderson home near West Union. Merle Stee had the misfortune to slip and fall, breaking his right leg last Tuesday evening. He was taken to Iowa City that evening and submitted to an operation which proved successful and he is getting along nicely. Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Nesbit, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Minger and Mr. and Mrs. Harry Monsky were Christmas night dinner guests in the Alan Minger home at Oelwein. The Mingers are the parents of Robert Minger. Mr. and Mrs. Lorence Meyer entertained the following guests on Christmas day: Mr. and Mrs. Ray Harris and Ramona of Louisville, Kentucky; Mr. and Mrs. Charles Ulish of Monona and Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Buddenberg and Rodney. Mr. and Mrs. Oran Brandt and family, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Brandt and sons, Mr. and Mrs, Earl Bachol- der and George, and Mr, and Mrs. Orville Koenig and Mnrlus Enge!- hardt spent Christmas day in the homo of Mrs. Irene Ostlie in Clermont. Mi', and Mrs. Blake Albright and Pamela entertained the following Christmas day guests: Mr. and Mrs. Paul Pufahl and family, Mrs. Cora Foote and Mrs. Carrie Pufahl of Rossvil'le: Mr. and Mrs. Fred Lens of Waukon: Mi', and Mrs. Merlin Koenig and Darwin, and Mr. and Mrs. Will Albright. Mr. and Mrs. Harlan Stec and children entertained the following Christmas day guests: Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Stee, Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Stee and daughters, Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Engelhardt and family, Mrs. Merle Stee and family, Mr. and Mrs. Herbert S(ee and family, Helmer Hegland and Loon Everman. Mr. and Mrs. Everett Schultz and daughters entertained Mr. and Mrs. E. K. Smith of Janesville, Wis., Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Schultz of Monona; La Vern Schultz of Mason City; Mrs. Martha Schroeder. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Schultz and Linda, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Schultz and Charles. Jimmy Snyder and Danny Schultz. Guests in the home of Mr. and George Schultz Sunday were Mr. and Mrs. Dan Schoonmaker and family of Waterloo; Vernon Meyer and son, Gordon, and Mr. and Mrs. LnVerne Stummc of Clermont; Mr. and Mrs. Orville Meyer and family of Postville; Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Buddenberg and family and Mrs. A. C. Meyer. Christmas day guests in the Walter Schultz home were Mr. and Mrs. E. K. Smith of Janesville, Wis.: LaVern Schultz of Mason City; Mr. and Mrs Everett Schultz, Gloria and Judy, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Schultz and Linda. Mr. and Mrs. Merle Monroe and Dean, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Monroe and Lloyd, and Mrs. Martha Schroeder. !lllWlimilllMimiMIII|l||||||||||i||| ffll| j Public Auction Will sell at Public Auction on the farm, 8 miles south or Ossian on graveled road, 6 miles west of Castalia, 10 miles north of West Union, 6 miles east of Eldorado, 2 miles southeast of the First Lutheran Church, on TUES., JANUARY 6th Sale beginning promptly at 12:30 o'clock P. M. 10 HEAD OF FINE CATTLE 6 Holstein Cows; 1 Guernsey Cow; 1 Red Cow: 2 Holstein Heifers. All to freshen last of January or first of February. 10 SOWS TO FARROW IN APRIL 200 WHITE LEGHORN HIBRED PULLETS NOW LAYING CORN, OATS, HAY AND STRAW—About 300 bu. Corn; About 150 bu. Tama Oats; 20 tons of Loose Clover and Timothy Hay, 200 Bales of Straw. Farm Machinery and Equipment Hay Rack; Rock Island Manure Spreader, in good condition; 2 Riding Corn Plows; Set of Harness; Several Horse Collars, and numerous other articles of farming equipment. SOME HOUSEHOLD ARTICLES AND OTHER ARTICLES First Lutheran Ladies Aid Will Have A Lunch Stand TERMS—CASH, or arrange with Clerk in advance. J. A. STRANGELAND ORVIN THOMPSON, Auct. OSSIAN STATE BANK, Clerk Lester Anderson, Ring Man In a fast-changing- world, it is a priv " to have friends whose loyalty does not ch«.. 5 «aj| We could use many words in trying too you how much we value your friendship a J patronage . . . but two short words expie all that is in our hearts as we come to anot J | year-end: "Thank You." I f May the New Year be good to you at I yours in every respect. I CASTEN BROS.) Standard Oil Products IIIIIIIIIIIIM Public Auctioi Having decided to quit farming, I will sell on the Dcbcs fa ,1 'Hi miles northeast of Farmersburg, 6 miles southeast of MonM I on good graveled highway, on |4fWHtii MONDAY, JANUARY! Sale to Begin at 10:30 o'clock A. M. 76 —HEAD OF LIVESTOCK — It 38 HEAD OF GUERNSEY CATTL 19 MILK COWS, some fresh and others to freshen later. Bangs vaccinated; 4 Purebred Guernsey Heifers, with papuyj are milking, 1 fresh in January, 1 fresh in April; Purebred N 7 months old, papers can be furnished: 3 Heifers, coming 2 JH| old; 4 Heifers, 15 months old; 6 Heifers, 6 months to 10 month li 3 HEAD OF GOOD HORSES Team of Sorrel Marcs, 8 and 9 years old, wt. about 3500 pom I Dapple Grey Gelding, 5 years old, mi. about 1700 pound: 5 1 ^-H 35 HEAD OF HOGS l'& ,.... 21 Chester White Sows to farrow in March, cholera immn 14 Fine Feeder Pigs. KM MMA •— 1 ~—~ ifcjiS^ Oats, Corn and Hay 21*3 About GOO bu. Tama Oats; About 235 bu. Clinton Oats: Aboi bu. Corn; About 32 tons Loose Alfalfa, Timothy and Clover b ]Ki6t |OlJi and 250 Bales of Timothy and Alfalfa Mixed Hay. l fltjJg(~*!" J COMPLETE LINE OF MACHINERIES Including Allis-Chahncrs Tractor Cultivator with power * TBIEP * """-^"«">".rs jracior cultivator with power 111 , —^ fit W-C Iractor; John Deere 8 -ft. Binder; Hoosier 7,ft. Grain I <jh«|| ft John Deere G-ft. Spring Tooth Harrow; 4 -Sec. Kewanee Ham*?>£**£: o-ft. sections, folding draw bar, new last spring; John Decrt toVAjQI" £?„ ,*V 2 -^. 0 , t,om 14 - in - Mollne No. 26 Tractor Plow; John »T mm ^ 999 Corn Planter with wire; 2 -Unit Surge Milker with pipeline 19 cows; Surge Dairy Maid Electric Water Heater; DeLaval Ni Cream Separator with electric motor; and a complete line Farming Machinery anil Equipment too numerous to nicntid HERB G. ZURCHER THJELE BROS.. Aucts. FAKMEKSBURG SAV. BANK. CI f PR. H Public Auction Having sold.my farm, I will sell at Public Auction on the home place, 4 miles northwest of Monona and 4 miles northeast of Luana, on Thursday, January 8 Sale to Begin at 10:30 o'clock A. M. THERE WILL BE A LUNCH STAND ON THE GROUNDS 77 HEAD OF FINE CATTLE Mostly Shorthorns 28 MILK COWS, 18 of them milking and others to freshen soon; 6 HEIFERS to freshen in spring; 22 HEIFERS and STEERS, 1 year old; 13 Spring Calves; 6 Fall Calves; Purebred Shorthorn Bull, 3 years old; Shorthorn Bull, 1 year old. 2 HEAD OF GOOD WORK HORSES GRAY AND A BLACK, weight 1400 pounds each 40 HEAD OF SHEEP 40 Heads of Ewes to Lamb in April 35 FINE FALL PIGS 100 ONE-YEAR-OLD LEGHORN HENS Oats, Corn, Hay and Straw About 400 bu. Corn; About 1400 bu. Oats; 15 Tons Alfalfa Hay; 50 tons Clover and Timothy Hay, (baler will be available for hire); 350 Bales Second Crop Clover Hay; 40 tons of Silage; 140 Bales of Straw. Full Line of Farming Machinery, Etc. Including 1946 Chevrolet Long Wheel Base Truck, equipped with hoist, grain box and stock rack, mileage 5000; John Deere Model A Tractor on rubber, with chains; John Deere Cultivator for above Tractor; Machine Wood Saw for Tractor; Case Silo Filler; Mlnneapolis-Moline Hammer Mill; 16-ln. John Deere Tractor Plow, 11-ft. Case Tractor Disc; 8-ft. VanBrunt Seeder; John Deere 999 Corn Planter with wire; Corn Binder; 7-ft. Grain Binder; 6-ft. Grass Mower; 2-Unit Surge Milking Machine with pipeline for 18 cows; DeLaval Cream Separator, No. 19, with electric motor; and a full line of fanning machinery and equipment. LLOYD BACON EATON WATERS, Auct. UNION STATE BANK, Clerk w. IV Te PUBLIC Sail Having purchased a smaller farm, we will sell at Public A *^f. # f on the old Sccland farm. 4 miles southeast of Monona Mif *'^l»jjTI mile north of highway 18 and 52, on Tuesday, January 6j Sale beginning promptly at 12:30 o'clock 9 HEAD OF GOOD CATTLE HOLSTEIN COW, dry, to freshen in March; 2 GUERNSEY CCj 1 to freshen by sale date and other by March 4; 3 BROWN HEIFERS, not bred, coming 3 years old; 3 BROWN S' HEIFERS, 1 year old. 4 HEAD OF HORSES Chestnut Sorrel Mare, 12 years old, wt. 1550 lbs.; St , ra * ft Roan Sorrel Gelding, 7 years old, wt. 1650 lbs.; Bay T* years old, wt. 1600 lbs. each. A Complete Line of Good Farming Machinery and Equipme" TWO TRACTORS—Model D John Deere Tractor, on 'f F-14 McCormlck-Deerlng Farm-All Tractor, on rubber; 2" tlvator for F-14 Tractor; 1936 Studebaker 4-D*or Sedan; McCormick Grain Drill with Grass Seeder attach.; Bay W 8-ft. Grain Binder; Case Ensilage Cutter with pipe; * ob V" 3-Bottom 14-in. Tractor Flow; 8-ft. John Deere Tandem Disc; McCormlck-Deerlng Milking Machine, 3 Single Un"* _ pipeline for 27 cows; Surge Hot Water Heater; and a line of other Farming Equipment and some Hoas«bo |o> Kurdelmeyer Bros. H. H. DAHMS, Auct. UNION STATE BANK,'

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