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Postville, Iowa
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Wednesday, March 10, 1948
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EDNESDAT, MABCH U, MM. ememoer are to en ycnty -Five Years Ago. Icrestinff Items From the Files of the Postville Herald of ,J Thursday, Mar. 15, 1923. A ) — I 5 . , son was born to Mr. and Mrs. f odore Hcnning at Frankvillo clay, r. unci Mrs. Ed Schroeder parents of boy No. 2, born i a(. the Kelleher hospital Fri J morning. lillinm Harris, 76, a pioneer resi ft of this community, passed |y Saturday. He is survived " jrown children. ( sward Swenson, 89, father n Swenson of this city, passed y last Friday at his home in iklin township where he had I since 1869. «. John R. Mott' writes Hugh ( Dherd that he will soon visit his home town and deliver on ads in one of the local churches lis world travels, mes E. Perry, for many years |c Island station agent here, Jeed away Tuesday morning at Iville Hospital. He is survived Jhe widow and two daughters, fcuis L. Hill and Carl Welzel t elected school directors at annual election held Monday , Peterson was reelected treas- A total of 298 votes were extensive building program Jontemplatcd by the new Com |ity Presbyterian church for this Tier. Contributions are coming sapidly, the Rev. J, A. Saathoff iris. Bdie Sanders submitted the best pn in the contest sponsored by : Commercial Club and was f ded the $5.00 prize. The slo- chosen was "Postville Broad Prosperity." |e Postville high school girts' defeated Monona, 16 to 13, Jay night in the first of a pie-header games there. The villc boys lost, 25 to 12. The [is and 50 fans went by train to James. THE POSTVILLE HERALD, POSTVILLE, IOWA PAGE TOREK. Fifty Years Ago. ^resting Items From the Files ("The Graphic"published in Postville, Mar. 17, 1898. |ring is here and our farmers busy plowing their fields pre jtory to seeding. lirteen applications for mem- nip were received by the kmen Lodge which to date |163 members. H. Mortality has opened a [enter shop in the building for occupied by the Graphic paper office on Green street. Jut new machinery R. F. Heck- las been receiving this week ps his just about the largest in northeastern Iowa at Int. |B. Hart has bought Eugene nan's undertaking business. |ere's a lot of cussing of town Us this week by the citizenry. lall because the town pump [tailed again. jere's a bit of an election scan- but in the Henderson Prairie 111 district. At the election pay clerks found one more bal- han there are qualified elec- |n the district when they went unt the votes, following ticket was nomi- at ihe town caucus Monday Fur Mayor, F. S. Burling; fcldcrmen, John H. Meier and 1 Sanders; for treasurer, James tan; for clerk, William Shep- for assessor, Fred H. Welzel. [the school election held Mon- Ilour tickets were finally en* and interest ran high on the I me. When the votes were y counted it was discovered Geo. W. Goetz and J. B. Hart won out for directors over Luhman, J. H.* Meier and |R. N. Douglass. F. H. Tange- fwas elected treasurer. pure that your dairy cows are well-balanced ration. p «!lll!|lllll |III !!BllllB {|||iaipBiai !liaill!l| the Elevator WE OFFER 15 Tons of DOG FLOUR — at — r77.00 per ton p ostville, Iowa COMMUNITY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF POSTVILLE Rev. Eldon Seamans, Pastor Thursday, March 11—The senior choir will not hold its rehearsal this week, but will take part in the service Sunday morning. 'The communicants' class will meet at the manse at 4:15 on Thursday. Sunday, March 14—Session meeting in the study at 9:30 a, m. At 10 a. m., Passion Sunday worship service. There will be special music. Sermon by the minister. Subject, "The Gethsemane Prayer." Sunday School at 11 a. m. Passion Sunday concert by the choir from the University of Dubuue. A free will offering will be taken for the choir. The public is cordially invited to attend this concert to start at 3:30 p. m. Supper for the University choir, in charge of the Mariners' Club at 5:15 p. m. Westminster Fellowship in the church parlors at 7:15 p.m. Recreation in charge of Dixie Cook and Glenna Jarmes. Tuesday, March 16—Junior choir rehearsal at the church at 4:15 p.m. 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—Drop-leaf kitchen table. Mrs. Gus Miller, Postville.—19p. For Sale—Two hand made crocheted table cloths. Phone 340-J, Postville.—19p. For Sale—Corn; either ear or shelled. Leo Enyart, phone 312-W, Postville.—lOlfc. For Sale—Clinton oats; bin run or cleaned. Lewis McNally, R. 1, Luana, Iowa.—19p. Wanted—Girl for general housework. Inquire of Mrs. John Falb, Jr., Postville.—17tfc. For Sale—Several farms and city properties. J. T. Humphrey, Real Estate Broker, Postville. CLOSING OUT all car batteries at a 20% discount. L. O. Koevenig Hardware, Postville.—18c. i ST. PAUL'S LUTHERAN CHURCH Frederick R. ludwijj, Pastor Mid-Week Lenten service Wednesday evening at 8 o'clock. The sermon subject, "Griefs of an Awakened Conscience." The Ladies' Aid will meet Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock in the assembly room. The senior choir will rehearse Thursday evening at 7:30 o'clock at at the church. The confirmation class will meet Friday afternoon at 4 o'clock in the assembly room. The junior choir will rehearse Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the church. The children's choir will rehearse Saturday afternoon at 3 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 final public examination of the confirmation class will take place at the^ service. The class will be received into active membership in the congregation through confirmation on Palm Sunday. Mid-week Lenten service Wednesday evening, March 17. at 8 o'clock. The sermon subject will be, "Faith, the Measure of Success." Wanted—Single man on farm by the month. Inquire of Louis Benjegerdes, R. 1, Postville.—19p. For Sale—Surge Milkers and genuine Surge milker parts. Western Auto Store, Postville.—19c. Lost a Key?—Have one made while you wait, at Western Auto Associate Store, Postville.—ltfc. For Rent—Five-room house and garden, Vk miles east of Ossian. Alonzo Harvey, Ossian, la.—16tfc. For Sale—Hoth Hay Mower, complete with track for 80-ft. barn. Clarence Green, R. 1, Castalia—19p. For Sale—Mixed timothy, alsike, medium red clover; 1947 crop. Elmer Amundson, R. 1, Postville—19p. For Sale — Electric Motors; all sizes; at new low prices. Nyberg's Farm and Home Supply, Postville, For Sale—Baled mixed timothy and clover hay and baled straw. Kenneth Brainard, R. 1, Postville, Iowa.—19p. 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 will be heard every Saturday, from 2:30 to 5:30 and from 7:00 to 8:30. CLERMONT LUTHERAN PARISH A. O. Ncssct, Pastor Sunday, Mar. 14—West Clermont, service, 9:30 a. m. East Clermont. Norse service, 11 a. m. Every Wednesday—Lenten service at West Clermont, 8 p. m. Tuesday, Mar. 16— Annual Fathers and Sons banquet at the West Clermont church parlors at 7:30 p. m. Speaker, Rev. E. E. Ramsey. Sell it through a Herald Want Ad. For Sale—Aluminum tub washing machine, with balloon roller wringer. John Burrow, Postville, Iowa.—15tfc. For Sale—Sampson electric water heater, 52-gal. capacity; brand new; $115. Henry Paulsen, phone 305, Postville.—19p. For Sale — McCormick-Deering 10-ft. grain binder; good as new; three years old. Art Helgerson, R. 1, Postville.—20p. NOTICE!—Avon specials on face powders, foundation creams, shampoos and others. Call Mrs. Ted Anderson, phone 104, Postville—19c. For Sale—Rightway milking machine; two single units; in good condition. Also have for sale a 3-horse 2-row John Deere corn plow. Orville V. Meyer, R. 1, Castalia, Iowa.—19c. Will accept bids on my modern home in Clermont; stoker heat; on highway 18; reserve right to reject any or all bids; offer open to March 20. William Accola, phone 31-F-62, Clermont.—19c. We have on hand—Brower Feed Mixers, Clipper Fanning Mills; also 11-38 and 10-38 Tractor Chains; Ezee Flow Fertilizer Spreaders; a used John Deere Manure Spreader; Electric Motors in all sizes. Before you buy a weed sprayer, come in and see the Polaris Field Sprayer at your John Deere Store, Postville. SEE OUR . . . Kromer UJgfj»J 'J JUS T 'V.* V The new, modern KROMER SPRAYER will be on display at our mill this week. We'll be glad to show it and take your order for one. Postville Feed Mill Telephone No. 244 Postville, Iowa For the latest in Decca and Columbia phonograph records see the Western Auto Associate Store.—31c, For Sale—Two-wheel trailer, like new, with new tires/ Inquire at John L„ Gregg & Sons Lumber Co., Postville.—17tfc. For Sale—Ivory enamel coal and wood range;' in good condition. Mrs. Henry Koenig, R. 1, Castalia, Iowa.—19p. For Sale—2000 bales of mixed timothy and clover bay at 60 cents per bale. Harley Radloff, R. 1, Luana, Iowa.—19p. . For Sale—Ray-Boy wood or coal circulating heater, in good condition. Price reasonable. Phone 221- F-2, Monona.—19p. EIGHT exposure films developed ahd 8 deluxe quality prints for 25c. LaCrosse Film Service, Box 864, La Crosse, Wis.—19p. For Sale—300 bales of alfalfa and brome grass; also a John Deers 999 corn planter, like new. LeRoy Foels, R. 1, Luana, Iowa.—19p. We have chickens for your Sunday dinners available again in a limited quantity. Phone your orders early. Four-County Hatchery, LONG DISTANCE MOVING: also Power Winch Service. Winneshiek Motor Terminal, A. M. Finck, Decorah, Iowa. Phone day or night No. 620. For Sale—About 700 bales of clover-timothy hay. Paul Siegcn- thaler, R. 1, Castalia, Iowa. —18p. Notice —• Highest market prices for your junk. Call Steve Szabo & Sons, Castalia, and give us your full name.—lOtfc. ELECTRIC FENCE—I now have in stock again the famous Parmak electric fence equipment. Louis W. T.homa, telephone No. 270, Postville, 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—Several thousand bushels of Clinton and Ames No. 2 seed oats at $2.00 per bushel at Mason City. S. A. Mathre. Inquire of Dr. F. W. Kiesau, Postville.— 19c. For Sale—Large farm near Postville, with very good improvements. Farmed by owner and in good state of cultivation. Possession March 1, 1949. W. H. Burling, Realtor, Postville.—21c. For Rent—88 acres pasture for $150. Is 3 miles south of Postville. Fairly good fences and adequate water supply. Write Box 341, New Hampton, Iowa.—19c. Man Wanted—Good nearby Rawleigh business now open. If willing to conduct home service business while earning good living, write immediately. Rawleigh's, Dept. IAC-III-45, Fre'eport, 111. For Sale — The new Hanson sprayer, the only spraying unit with one moving part. No belts or exposed moving parts. See this sprayer at Schultz Service Station or at Roy Schultz, Castalia.—21p. DEKALB SEED CORN is now available at my place for those who ordered it. Will have some extra regular flat grades to sell. Because of the scarcity of seed corn, I urge you to get your supply now, before it is taken by others. Ambrose Looney, R. 1, Postville.—19p. The new Roper gas range oven is a fast oven. With speed whenever yon need it, it assures even heat that contributes immeasurably to cooking and baking success. See it today at Nyberg's Farm & Home Supply, Postville. For Sale—One used Oliver 70 in excellent condition. 1942 model. One used Oliver Standard two-row crop Fox Field Harvester, complete with blower. Spike and spring tooth harrows. Bale ties. We also have agency for the New Holland Balers. Mielke Manufacturing & Sales Co., New Hampton, la.—19c. Good Baby Chicks—Deserve a good feed. Bolson's 19% Contented Peep Chick Starter will grow better chicks for you. Test it against any mash, or crumbilized starter. If chicks fed Bolson's are not the best in your opinion, return the unused feed and your dealer will gladly refund your money for the returned feed. Why not start your chicks this season on Bolson's 19% Contented Peep Chick Starter. Let the feed prove what we say. Buy Bolson's from The Farmers Store, Postville.—21c. THANK YOU. We wish to take this method of extending our sincere thanks to the Postville rural fire department, the neighbors and friends who responded so promptly when we called for help at the time fire endangered our home. We appreciated their service.—The Harlen Heins Family. THANK YOU. I wish to thank the relatives and friends for their cards, letters, calls and gifts, and the American Legion Auxiliary for the card shower while I was a patient at Postville Hospital and while convalescing at my home. I appreciated these kindnesses.—Jane Ann Meyer. Today's best buy in Postville— A Herald Want Ad. FOR SALE! The EVANS CAFE ELGIN, IOWA Property consists of two-story brick business building with completely modern apartment on second floor. Cafe well equipped with bar, booths, counter and fountain, selling beer, ice cream, lunches, cigarettes, cigars, cards, etc. Steam Heated. Everything Convenient. Call and Investigate. TERMS IF DESIRED. | RE A, | Congratulations! §= I To the members, officers and employees | of the Allamakee-Clayton Electric Cooperative, | Inc., we extend our heartiest congratulations I upon the completion of your fine new office | building. | I § I Yours is a utility to lessen the labors of I I the farmsteads in this progressive section of j | the state and we hope you will enjoy many | | years of fruitful service. j Postville State Bank We Offer A Complete Banking Service LEADING THE WAY INTO A NEW GOLDEN ERA... IS Oldsmobile, America's oldest motor car manufacturer, is now the first to mark its Golden Anniversary. In celebration, Oldsmobile announces an entirely new and greatly advanced 1948 model . . . the FUTURAMIC OLDSMOBILE. *OpUoa*l atojtr* cut For 1948 ... The Big Netvs Is The New Olds! A brand new Oldsmobile "98" is here today! It's the first of the Futuramic cars ... introducing the first of the eagerly awaited new "postwar" Bodies by Fisher. It's Oldsmobile's Golden Anniversary model—and carries to a new high the Oldsmobile tradition of smartness! When you see this Futuramic Oldsmobile, you'll realize what important news it brings. There's style nfivs in its clean, flowing Futuramic lines—its modern simplicity inside and out. There's safety news in the greater visibility provided by the new, low hood design curved windshield, and extra size windows. FUTURAMIC Club itdart (White lidewall tint >t extra cot.) There's welcome netvs for passengers, too, in the lower, wider, roomier Futuramic body. And there's good news underneath the hood —a new high-compression head which adds extra horsepower to Oldsmobile's famous 8-cylinder engine. Naturally, this brand new 19-18 model offers Oldsmobile's fully proved Futuramic feature—GM Hydra-Matic Drive*. Here's driving at its ultra-modern best. No clutch pushing—no gear shifting—just "step on the gas and go!" You go smoothly . . . ' comfortably . .. with thrilling performance ... the Futuramic, Hydra-Matic way. • See the Futuramic Oldsmobile "98"—the colorful new Dynamic Oldsmobile "60" and "70"—on display in our showroom. FUTURAMIC 4-Door Sadon ^^^^tH^^HPfc**^^'^ fUTURAMIC Conrartlbl* SEE YOUR NEAREST 0L0SM0 I ILE DEALER — FALB MOTOR COMPANY POSTVILLE, IOWA

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