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Postville, Iowa
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Wednesday, February 11, 1948
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EDNESUAY. FEBBRUAKY 11, IMS, Remember When--? wenty-Five Years Ago. (cresting' Items From the, Files of (lie rostvlllc Herald of r, ? Thursday, Feb. 15, ISJSfcyQ \ 9!i H>. !!•>'• wi,s boln to Mr. d Mrs. .John Sebastian Sunday. VnuUon lias passed nn ordinance hibitity! moving pictures on nday.. irs. Richnrd Suckow, 24, passed ay Feb. 0. Her husband and ,r" children survive, he Postville Commercial Club offering $5.00 in cash for a slogan t best fits this town, rllmr Gass and Muude Halver- hiive been issued a marriage nse in Winneshiek county, he Interstate Power Company is •ertising that it is prepared to e on rural patrons if enough n for iheir service. . award Floody of Castalia and na Abbott were married at Ce- Rnpids last week. He has a ition at the Union station, trs. H. W. Harnack, who for sev- 1 years has conducted a mil- ry store here, has bought the -mings store at Waukon. uring the past year C. F. Meier ped the following livestock out Postville: 243 carloads in all, cars of hogs, 92 cars of cattle, arl Sander's report to the stock- dersof the Postville' Farmers Co- rative Society Tuesday shows t organization in a flourishing dition. S. C. Baily was elected sident; S. A. Green, vice presi- t; E. M. Gass. secretary; E. W. •en,-treasurer; Frank Reinhardt, a H. Backhaus and Lee Folsom, ctors . THE POSTVILLE HERALD; POSTVILLE, IOWA PAGE THREW. REGULAR MEETING OF THE POSTVILLE TOWN COUNCIL. Fifty Years Ago. resting Items Frow the Files I "The Graphic" published in Postville, Feb. 17, 1898. ur blacksmith. William Kramr, will close his shop here soon move to another field. number of Decorah men are • on the payroll of the Postville ter Tub Co., which is growing leaps and bounds, ur school janitor, Wilbur F. sser, is off the job this week, ing sustained a fractured arm fall from a ladder, bout 5,000 Iowans are among 100,000 United States residents have purchased tickets to the ndike to seek gold this winter, harley Anderson, for several rs the genial cook at the Com- cial Hotel, has accepted a like ! tion at Waukon's Slitor House, arl Wegner brought 60 hogs to ket Tuesday that netted him a k for $689.85. And Henry gman Monday marketed 40 pigs which he received $415. e new green one cent postage p appeared here for the first e Wednesday. It was formerly and the change will cost the •eminent thousands of dollars, "orge McClintock. our Waukon e co;ich driver, and Miss Mary •nson were married Sunday. 5' expect to live on McClin•'s farm located near Fort Aton. bout GO people attended the <» in J. B. Hart's furniture store ay night. The floor was cleared he merchandise and all made ry until midnight when a sup- was served. e large U. S. battleship, Maine, sunk in Havana harbor Tues- evening with a loss of lifees- ted at 256 of America's brave en. Now of a certainly it s like war with Spain has e. . ORSESALE — will be held — SAT., FEB. 14 rtine at 18:30 P. M. Sharp — at the — ssian Sales Pavilion will have buyers here tor classes — Slaughter Horse*, bed Teams, Shetland Ponies and Southern Mtom DON'T BE AFRAID TO ing in the Good Ones rse Market is Good "GULAR COMMERCIAL MMISSION RATES WHX CHARGED AS FOLLOWS: 100 per head lUUnf fee will barfed on horses run through »lering. This |1.M fee will eoucted from the 83.00 com' °n fee per horse sold. SSIAN SALES COMMISSION "DU" DEAN. Auctioneer °- |. SCHATZ. The regular monthly meeting of the Town Council of Postville was held at 7:30 o'clock P. M., in the Council Rooms, Memorial Hall, on February C, 1948, with Mayor M. C. Deerlng presiding. Councilmen Ruckdaschel, Schrocder and Overland were present. Councilmen Olson and Gregg- were absent. The minutes of the regular meeting of the Council held January 2, 1948, the special meeting held January 12, 1948. and the special meeting held January 27, 1948, were read and approved. The monthly reports of the Clerk, Treasurer, Marshal, Waterworks Superintendent and Street Commissioner were read and approved. The following claims were presented, approved and ordered paid General Fund: Otto Appel, police duty $ 19.80 Donald Martindale, salary 122.20 Joseph B. Steele, salary and expenses 42.84 Postville Herald, publications 61.10 Postville Farmers Cooperative Society, supplies 19.95 L. L. Hill, supplies 115.25 Leo H. Morch, labor 6.50 Paul Sonnkalb, labor 1.00 Koevenig's Store, supplies 6.17 Donald Martindale, use of car 27.00 Cook's Shell Station, supplies 2.15 Waterworks Fund: Fred Langc, labor $ 12.00 H. A. Lnngo, salary 150.75 Hall Roberts' Son. coal 35.62 Badger Meter Mfg. Co., repairs 58.80 Arno Wilker, trucking 45.00 Mississippi Lime Co., lime 315.00 Interstate Power Co., pump house lights 1.02 Interstate Power Co., pumping 93.43 Neptune Meter Co., repairs.... 76.44 Milwaukee Railroad, freight 165.60 Neptune Meter Co., repairs.. 58.80 Milwaukee Railroad, demurrage 6.60 Memorial Hall Fund: Hoth Bros., supplies $ 31.35 Otto Appel, hall duty 4.95 Midland Laboratories, supplies 20.20 John L. Gregg & Sons Lumber Co., supplies 16.63 Interstate "Power Co., lights.. 12.89 Street Construction Fund: John L. Gregg & Sons Lumber Co., supplies $ 23.87 Victor Walter, rent and supplies 9.30 Arno Jones, salary 130.80 Falb Motor & Implement, supplies 4.59 A. C. Webster, insurance ^4.30 Otto Appel, salary 163.00 Light Fund: Interstate Power Co., street lights $ 79.46 Interstate Power Co., cable.... 204.77 Fire Fund: Cook's Shell Station, supplies $ 5.06 Gustav Dielsch, insurance 115.00 Emergency Fund: Francis Padden, salary $ 130.80 Sewer Fund: Interstate Power Co., pumping $ 1-39 Upon motion duly made, seconded and unanimously carried, resolution was adopted authorizing and directing E. E. Schenk, consulting civil engineer, Waterloo, Iowa, to immediately prepare plans and specifications for proposed swimming pool authorized at special election of December 30. 1947. Upon motion duly made, seconded and unanimously carried, resolution was adopted authorizing and directing Mayor for and on behalf of'the Town to enter into engineering service contract with E. E. Schenk, Waterloo, Iowa, for engineering services on proposed swimming pool. Upon motion duly made, seconded and unanimously carried, resolution was adopted authorizing and directing Mayor for and on behalf of the Town to enter into engineering service contract with Marr, Green and Opper, Chicago, Illinois, for engineering services on proposed reconstruction of filtering and sedimentation equipment in the Town's waterworks plant. On motion the meeting adjourned. Joseph B. Steele, Town Clerk. M. C. Deering, Mayor. TOPS In WARM AIR HEATING •Iff* COLONIAL'S novtit-mi HOUR Top quality, plus care in planning installations assures maximum COMFORT, ECONOMY, and CONVENIENCE. There is a COLONIAL Furnace for all aixe homes, and all types of fuel. TELEPHONE NO. 258 LOUIS L. HILL POSTVILLE, IOWA GREEn COLOnifll. fURflRCE SERVICE COMMUNITY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF POSTVILLE Rev. Eldon Seamans, Pastor Thursday, Feb. 12—8 p. m., The senior choir will meet for rehearsal in the church basement. Friday, Feb. 13—2:30 p. m. The Ladies' Aid will sponsor a special service of worship in their meeting place in the church parlors. \ This will be their celebration of the World Day of Prayer. All ladies of the -church are invited to attend this service. 4:15 p. m. The communicants' class will meet again on Friday of this week. All young people preparing for church membership should be in attendance. Sunday, Feb. 15—10 a. m. Morning worship. Special music. Sermon by the minister. The sermon subject will be, "Christianity's Central Affirmations." 11 a. m. Sunday School. 7 p. m. Mariners* Club. Tuesday, Feb. 17—4:15 p. m. The junior choir will rehearse at the church. ST. PAUL'S LUTHERAN CHURCH Frederick R. Ludwig, Pastor Ash Wednesday service Wednesday evening at 8 o'clock. The sermon subject. "The Lenten Call." The Ladies' Aid will meet Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock in the assembly room. The sound picture, "Come Unto Me," will be shown during the program period. The senior choir will rehearse Thursday evening at 7:30 o'clock at at the church. The World Day of Prayer will be observed by the women of St. Paul's Lutheran church Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock in the assembly room. "The World at Prayer," is the theme for this year's observance. All women of the church and others interested are invited to participate. The confirmation class will meet Saturday morning at 9 o'clock in the assembly room. The junior choir will rehearse Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the church. Church School service Sunday morning at 9:15 o'clock. The adult Bible class will meet Sunday morning at 9:15 o'clock in the assembly room. The Service Sunday morning at 10:30 o'clock. The sermon subject, "Workers Together With God." Mid-Week Lenten service Wed- nesray evening, February 18, at 8 o'clock. The sermon subject, "Is It Well With Thy Soul?" 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.l be heard every Saturday, from 2:30 to 5:30 and from 7:00 to 8:30. "EVEN HUNDRED." At Red Oak last week, Mrs. Herman Leander observed her 100th birthday. Born in Sweden, Mrs. Leander has lived in this country since 1881, much of that time on a farm near Ottumwa. 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. For Sale—Used bathroom stool, Ed McNeil, Postvillei—15p. For Sale—Barn Frame, any size you want. Charles H. Hoth, Post­ ville.—16c. / For Sale—New 5-room modern house in Postville. E. T. Mork, Postville.—16p. For Sale—Dining room buffet, in good condition. Chas. F. Reincke, Postville.—14tfc. For Sale—Corn; either ear or shelled. Leo Enyart, phone 312-W, Postville.^lOtfc. Wanted—Single man by month or year on farm. Wm. Luepker, R. 1, Postville.—16p. For Sale—A small safe; about 30 in. high, in good condition. Inquire at this office.—15tfc. For Sale—Several farms and city properties. J. T. Humphrey, Real Estate. Broker, Postville. For Sale—Poland China stock hog; out'of Kettelkamp herd. Cloy Lawson, R. 1, Postville.—15p. Lost a Key?—Have one made while you wait, at Western Auto Associate Store, Postville.—ltfc. For Sale—A New Home sewing machine; in perfect condition. Inquire at the Herald Office.—15tfc. For Sale — Three Holstein and Swiss heifers and two milch cows. Walter Martie, R. 2, Postville.—15p. For Sale—A 6-room house and 2 acres in Freeport. Priced to sell. Phone 62-F-18, Ossian, Iowa.—13tfc. For Sale—Duroc Jersey stock hog, weight 350 lbs. Martin or Walter Adam, R. 2, Postville.—15p. For Sale — Electric Motors; all sizes; at new low prices. Nyberg's Farm and Home Supply, Postville, For Sale—Aluminum tub washing machine, with balloon roller wringer. John Burrow, Postville, Iowa.—15tfc. Notice — Highest market prices for your junk. Call Stev* Szabo & Sons, Castalia, and give us your full name.—lOtfc. SPINET PIANO—Latest model, like new. Substantial savings if taken at once. Can be seen in Postville. For details, write Cedar Rapids Piano Co., 322 First Ave., N. E., Cedar Rapids, Iowa.—15c. Am loading out a carload of old papers and magazines within the next two weeks; all must be bundled when brought' in. Bring in your scrap iron and batteries now while the price is still high. J. Silverman, Monona, Iowa.—16c. For Sale—Farms of 80 to 720 acres in Allamakee county. New fireproof steel safety chests and safes for home use; will withstand 1700 degrees heat one hour. Seasoned good sized white oak fence posts, 6 ft. 6 in. long, at 25 cents each near Lansing, on good road. "U tell 'em, we sell 'em." Julius Boeckh, Lansing, Iowa.—15c. HOW ABOUT THAT CHICK ORDER? IS IT IN? JSL. (C . . . with probably lower feed prices ... spells OPPORTUNITY for the poultry man. You grab that chance when you order chicks now, for delivery on preferred date, from the Allamakee Hatchery varieties . . . all breeds pullorum tested, egg bred, meat selected, livable, beautiful chickens ! Allamakee Hatchery J. M. OVERLAND, Prop. "Serving the Progressive Poultrymen" Telephone No. 187 Postville, Iowa For the latest in Decca and" Columbia phonograph records see the Western Auto Associate Store.—31c. For Sale—5-room house, with full basement and about an acre of land; some fruit; also furnace. Walter VanWey, Frankville.—16p. For Sale—Have several new listings; residences, building lots, properties on main street. W. H. Burling, Realtor, Postville, la.—17c. For Sale—We have individual Hog Troughs; constructed from clear, dry 2-in. Douglas fir! Hoth Hay Mower Co., Luana, Iowa.—15c. LONG DISTANCE MOVING; also Power Winch Service. Winneshiek Motor Terminal, A. M. Finck, Decorah, Iowa. Phone day or night No. 620. 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, teleptione 272, Postville, Iowa.—6tfc. For Sale—Seven yearling Holstein heifers; one Holstein cow to freshen in June; also 125 White Leghorn pullets. Clarence Wahls, R. 2, Postville.—15p. SEE the new Coolerator Farm Freezer. It's reasonably priced, more convenient and economical to operate. Nyberg's Farm and Home Supply, Postville.—2p. IS LUNCH SERVING YOUR PROBLEM at public sales or other occasions? Here is your solution with my lunch trailer. Call Leo Enyart, phone 312-W, Postville.—lOtfc. For Sale — McCormick-Deering tractor drill with fertilizer attachment and grass seeder; power lift; 2 years old; Allis-Chalmers combine No. 60, 2 years old, with all attachments. Lawrence Engrav, 7 miles east of Waukon.—15p. For Sale—Kitchen cabinet with porcelain pull-out work table; also 100 bales of good threshed tame straw at 45c per bale. Philip Leuchtenmacher, St. Olaf, Iowa, one mile east of Gunder.—15p. BROOD SOWS—This is the season of the year when brood sows need a well balanced ration—one with Bolson's Mineral Protein Conditioner will guarantee your pig crop. Come in and get a Bolson circular. The Farmers Store, Post­ ville.—15c. I MUST GET A MAN at once in this community to work with our District Manager. Must have car and be over 28 years of age. This work is in line with the Greater Food Production Program. Permanent work, good pay for man who has lived on farm. Write Box N, Postville, Iowa. For Sale—Purebred black Poland China stock hog; good type, size and good boned; weight about 350 lbs. or better; available soon. L. E. Dresser, R. 2, a half mile west of Postville on gravel road.—15tfc. FOR SALE H-Farmall Tractor, with starter, lights, hydraulic lift cultivator; just overhauled. 1946 Dodge '^-ton Pickup New 8 and 10 foot Field Cultivators Gehl Ensilage Cutters with Pipe, New V-C Case Tractor with starter F-14 McCormick-Deering Tractor and Cultivator C Allis-Chalmers Tractor with starter, lights and hydraulic lift cultivator HOVDEN IMPLEMENT CO. Phone 48 Cresco, Iowa CARD OF THANKS. We wish to express our heartfelt thanks to all our neighbors and friends for their kind acts and words of sympathy in our bereave-, ment, the passing on of our beloved husband and father, William Eberling. The Rev. Ludwig, those who brought floral offerings, memorial offerings, the singers and all who assisted us at the funeral do we especially thank. — Mrs. William Eberling and Children. t THANK YOU. We wish to express our sincere and profound thanks to the Postville rural fire department, neighbors and friends who so promptly answered our call for help Saturday when fire threatened our home. We appreciate your service.—Elma, Arno and Rose Dreier. THANK YOU. We wish to sincerely thank the Castalia Fire Department, our neighbors and friends for their splendid work in saving our home from the fire. which threatened to destroy it recently.—Mrs. Elsie Kobriger. Today's best buy in Postville- A Herald Want Ad. "They Always Make Me Feel Like An Important Customer" That is what a patron said of us recently. And possibly it's just because we honestly do feel that everyone who favors us with his business, large ~or small, IS an important customer. Practically any time you come to us to ask information or to discuss your problems, that information or discussion is important to you. Therefore, you deserve every consideration we can give you. This is part of the spirit of our bank and it makes lasting friends of those we have the privilege to serve. 1 Postville State Bank | We Offer A Complete Banking Service I CHEVROLET TRUCKS '48 ONLY ADVANCE-DESIGN TRUCKS FOR 1948 HAVE ALL THESE NEW AND FINER FEATURES: New Chevrolet 4-Speed Synchro-Mesh Truck Transmissions • Here's a featuf* that assures truck users of new ease and efficiency in operation! New Chevrolet Advance- Design Gearshift Control Gearshift is mounted on the steering column to provide new efficiency. on every hauling job (on. 3-speed transmission models) I • New Foot-Operated Parking Brake The new Chevrolet foot- v operated parking brake provides new, clear, floor area (on 3-speed transmission models)! Here ore the nation's newest trucks with the.greatest features and biggest values! Here is advance engineering—in 107 different models on eight different wheelbases. HERE IS TRANSPORTATION UNUMITEDl Falb Motor Co. John Falb & Sons New Improved Chevrolet Valve-in-Head Engine Here's the world's most economical engine for its size— with new features that assure greater operating efficiencyl New Multiple-Feature Developments New splined rear-axle shaft attachment to wheel hubs in heavy-duty models. Heavier, more durable springs. Piilt • Cab that "breathes"* • Fiexi-Mounted cab • FuHy adjustable seat • All-round visibility with rear comer windows* • Specially designed hydraulic truck brake* • Standard cab-to-axle- length dimensions . . . and MANY other fine features. , *Ffwh «ir foafjhg omd wntttettng ifxtvM odd rtor WMf wtodow* POSTVILLE, IOWA ELGIN, IOWA

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