Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa on March 10, 1948 · Page 6
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Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa · Page 6

Postville, Iowa
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Wednesday, March 10, 1948
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WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1*; LUANA Attend Golden Wcddlnjf. Burr Cook, with Harold Mohs as assistant driver of the Cook school Iws of Postville. drove a group of Telatives to Kenosha. Wis., Saturday to attend the golden wedding .anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. August Doerring. Those who went in the 1 >us were, Mr. and Mrs. Lorenz Doerring. Orville Doerring. Mr. and Mrs. Ed Doerring, Mr. and Mrs. Arno .Doerring. Mrs. Minnie Krambeer, Mr. and Mrs. Ben Krambeer, Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Krambeer, -all of Luana: Mr. and Mrs. Rassmussen, Mrs. Don Rassmussen and George Krambeer of Britt; Mr. and .airs. Harvey Schultz and Mr. and - Mrs. Elmer Mohs of Postville, Mr. -and Mrs. Vagi of Monona. Thank You. • We wish to thank all relatives and friends who sent us cards for our Golden Wedding anniversary on March S. These were very much appreciated.—Mr. and Mrs. August Doerring. Kenosha. Wis. St John's Lutheran Church Paul W. Adlx, Faster Sunday, March 14 Sunday School and Bible Class at 9:30 a. m. Church Service at 10:30. Wednesday evenings — Lenten Service at 7:30. Thursday evening — Adult Instruction at 7:30. Saturday forenoon—9:00 to 12:00, Catechetical instruction. John W. Nuehring, Sr., had the misfortune the past week to fall in the silo and break his leg. Mr. and Mrs. Ervin Moritz were guests in the home of their son-in- law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Malin Schultz and family the past few weeks. Mrs. Elizabeth Hunter spent Wednesday until Saturday with her friend, Mrs. Beulah Nichols, in the home cf Mr. and Mrs. Harva Miller near Postville. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Dankert and daughter, Evelyn, of Cedar Rapids spent the weekend in the home of her parents and sisters, Mr. and Mrs, Roy Brown, June and Rose. Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Schrader and family of Monona and Mr. and Mrs. Eldo Schrader and family assisted Wis., visited in the Collins and Ben Krambeer homes Sunday and Monday. Mrs. John Doerring went to Chicago Friday for a few days visit in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Will Doerring. Jr., and also attended the golden wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. August Doerring at Kenosha. Wis. While in the timber Monday sawing wood, Charley Landt reached down to pick up a piece of wood and got too close to the buzz saw and cut the top of his hand. He was taken to the Postville Hospital and several stitches were necessary to close the cut. He returned home Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Rasmussen and Mrs. Don Rasmussen and George Krambeer of Britt came Friday for an overnight visit in the home of her sister, Mrs. Minnie Collins, and Saturday morning joined a group of relatives going to Kenosha, Wis., to attend the golden wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. August Doerring. Mr. and Mrs. Ben Krambeer and n, Robert, Mr. and Mrs. Loren Leas, Mrs. Minnie Collins and sons, Mrs. Reka Jacobi and Mrs, Henry Krambeer were dinner guests Monday in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Lynn Hangartner, in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. C. Landt and daughter and son -in -law, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Cickel, of Owatonna LUANA HI-SPY Speech Contest. In the pre-district speech contest held at West Union Wednesday afternoon and evening Luana stu dents received very good ratings. In dramatic declamation West Union, Monona, Clermont, Far mersburg. Decorah. Waucoma and Luana competed. Donnafred Wagner of Luana received a rating of excellent; West Union received the superior rating. In radio speaking Peggy Lange with her original speech, "Our Challenge—Save It, Give It," also won an excellent rating. Six schools competed with one act plays in the evening. They were Monona, West Union, Postville, Waukon, Fayette and Luana, Luana's play tied with Monona's for the rating of excellent. West Union and Fayette tied for superior and Waukon and Postville tied for •their father. Henry E. Schrader, inj celebrating his 77th birthday an-' niversary Wednesday, March 3. Mr. and Mrs. George Overbeck of Glenfield. No. Dak., and Mr. and Mrs. John Wilson of Wadena called Thursday afternoon in the homes of their cousins. Miss Caroline Overbeck and Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Berg. Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Landt and daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Cickel of Owatonna, Minn., enroute home from attending the golden wedding of Mr. and Mrs. August Doerring at Kenosha, Northeastern Iowa's Largest Assortment of USED CARS 1M8 Stylcmaster Chevrolet—A beantifnl car. See it! 1948 Ford ^4-ton Pickup. 1948 Dodge >4-ton Pickup. 194" Fleetline Aero—This one has everything on it! 1946 4-Dr. Stylemaster. Priced right for quick sale. 1946 Ford Convertible. 1946 Ford Super Deluxe. 1946 Ford LWB Truck. 1937 Chevrolet SWB Truck. 1931 Model A—Price—S100.00. ALSO Table Models GAROO Radios. STJNSHHXDS are now available Let us install one for you today. WILLMAN MOTOR a HI rating. CASTALIA Phone 293 Postville, Iowa In interpretive reading Ruth Miller of Luana tied with Clermont for a in. There were seven interpretive readers. West Union re ceived both the I and H rating. Marvin Miller, Luana's humorous reader, had been ill for a few days prior to the contest and couldn't do his best. He received a rating of IV.. There were seven towns en tered in humorous. We are very proud of our speech contestants, as this is the first year we ever participated in the pre-dis trict contest and we came home with fine ratings. Speech work is one of the values of education which are lasting. Once we gain the ability to speak well, we have gained it for life. First and Second Grade. The first and second grade celebrated several birthdays this week. On Wednesday Anaruth Cooper and Donnabelle Mueller each treated us to candy bars. Oon Friday Ronald Daubenmier treated the room with suckers. Only three people in our room had perfect attendance last six weeks. They were Keith Doerring, Karen Krueger and James Snively. Third and Fourth Grade. The following pupils were not absent the last six week period: Linda Doerring, Douglas Drahn, Evelyn Faber, Kenneth Palas, Marilyn Schultz, Doris Zweibohmer. Stanley Schierholz, and in the fourth grade Marlene Scheffert, Gary Radach, Richard Lenth and Merle Gordon. The fourth grade pupils are reading a new book, "Finding New Trails." The first story in it is "Rain-in-the-Indian Runner." The next one is "Scout of the Wild West." Merchandise discount on sales and purchases was the subject of the test which the bookkeeping students took Friday. The typing students showed by charts their progress in accuracy for the week. CASTALIA SCHOOLS. Primary. We have two new pupils. They are Sharon Schara and Allen Wahls. Allen is in second grade. Sharon is in kindergarten. We now have 30 in our room. The second and third grade arc off to a flying start in spelling this semester. They each have a plane fastened to a siring. This seems to be a very close race. The planes that are side by side are: Carmen Corlett, Susan MacMillan, Karen Kamp, Danny Schultz, Leon Szabo, Karel Rawson, Roberta Kneeskern, Gloriann Schweinefus and Shirley Larkin. In language the third grade presented a radio program. The boys made the radio. The girls prepared the program. The most exciting part was guessing the riddles. Those with perfect attendance were: Carmen Corlett, Lois Ev erman, Lawrence White, Lldyd Brandt, Donald Schnuelle, Anita and Louis Gilster. Lawrence White, Billy Anderson and Lloyd Brandt brought birthday- treats. Our visitors were Mrs. Karl Marsh, Mrs. Walter Brandt and Mrs. Earl Anderson. Intermediate. The following pupils were neither absent nor tardy this six weeks: Ray Schnuelle, Ronnie Rear, Jack Hager, John Brandt, Rose Marie Monroe, Dick Marsh and James Everman. The six pupils who had perfect spelling papers all six weeks were Mavis Larkin, Marilyn Szabo, Robert Eberling, Dick Marsh, Leota Rawson and Norma Schweinefus. Those missing only one word were Ronnie Rear, Jack Hager and Fielden Monroe. Seventh and Eighth Grades. Those having perfect spelling this period are Marlys Meyer, Vic tor Szabo and Carold Schweinefus. Marlys Meyer will represent our school in the spelling contest held in Decorah March 20. Marlys missed one word so far this year, had written perfect tests and scored the highest in the elimination contest in our room. Those neither absent nor tardy this six weeks were Elwyn Stee, Marlys Meyer, Eddie Schnuelle and Wayne Everman. In literature we presented the play, "The Knave of Hearts," as our part in the assembly program. We have eight members in our tonette band. We made music stands and painted them blue and gold, our class colors. So far, \ we have learned six selections. tOth Wedding Party. Friends dropped in on Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Engelhardt last Monday evening to help them celebrate their 20th wedding anniversary. At midnight refreshments were served from the baskets brought by the following guests: Mr. and Mrs. George Schultz, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Hager, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Brandt, Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Blumhagen, Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Stec, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Brandt and Lloyd, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Everman, j Leon and Lois, Mr. and Mrs. Melvin' Stee. Mrs. James Ewing. Mrs. Clifford Stee and Helmer Hegland. The evening was spent playing 500." Men's high, Leon Everman; low, Edwin Engelhardt; ladies' high, Mrs. Clifford Stee; low, Geo. Schultz. FRANKVILLE bedspreads made out of feedI sacks Roll call was answered by naming one good health habit. A Much was served b> the Famous COAL FIRED FURNACE Colonial's carefully planned installations plus Colonial's top quality assures maximum Comfort . . . Economy and Convenience. LOUIS L. HILL POSTVILLE, IOWA GREER COLOMflL fwnm SERVICE ZION LUTHERAN CHURCH L. R. Melnecke, Pastor Thursday, Mar. II—Spring church cleaning day. All ladies of the congregation are asked to be there. Saturday, Mar. 13—8:45 a. m., Confirmation instruction. Sunday, Mar. 14—9:30 a. m., Sunday School. . 10:30 a. m.. Morning Worship. Wednesday, Mar. 17—Mid-week Lenten services. Good Friday, Mar. 26—Devotion from 12 noon to 3:00 p. m., with the celebration of holy communion. Announcements will be received next Sunday and Palm Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Harlan Stee and family sperit Sunday in the Aimer Leo Nelson home near Clermont. Mr. and Mrs. Charley Allen and son, Lloyd, moved to a small farm'| west of Oelwein this week. Mr. and Mrs. William Szabo purchased the Allen home here. Chas. Brown and family moved into their new apartment Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. Otto Hager moved into the Brown home which the Hagers recently purchased. Mr. and Mrs. John Kluss entertained guests Sunday in honor of Alydia Wirsching of Oakland, Calif., who is a guest in the Kluss home. Guests included Mr. and Mrs. Harold Klatt and Nancy of Cresco, Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Dahms and Lynwood of Monona, Mr, and Mrs. Helmie Meyer and family of Postville, and Mr. and Mrs. Carlaus Meyer and family On last Monday afternoon the following ladies pleasantly surprised Mrs. Robert Brandt on her birthday: Mrs. Harry Monsky, Mrs. Oran Brandt, Mrs. Melvin Stee, Mrs. Earl Koenig, Mrs. DuWayne Reisner and Shirley, Mrs. Clifford Stee, Mrs. Valder Meyer and Kelly Mrs. Lloyd Blumhagen and Shirley, Mrs. Merle Stee and Mary, Mrs. Walter Brandt and Lloyd, Mrs. James Ewing and Lynn, Mrs. Harlan Stee, Ellen Marie and Harlan. Jr., and Mrs. Edwin Engelhardt. Housewarming Party. Neighbors and friends pleasantly surprised Mr. and Mrs. Otto Hager at a welcome party on Friday evening. Those participating were Mr. and Mrs. Walter Schultz, Mr. and Mrs. Will Schave, Mr. and Mrs. Will Timmerman, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Everman and Lois, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Hager and Jack, Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Engelhardt, Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Stee, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Harvey, Rev. and Mrs. Wayne Hargrave and family, Mrs. Elsie Kobriger and Jimmy Snyder. The evening was spent playing various games and refreshments were served from baskets brought by the guests. Married 25 Years. Mr. and Mrs. Perlie Cook observed their 25th wedding anniversary Sunday, March 7, when relatives and friends arrived at their home for x\ picnic dinner. The wedding dale is March .10, which falls on Wednesday of this week. The couple received many gifts and a sum of money, A beaufiful silver wedding cake adorned the center of the table and was served with ice cream. The following attended: Mr. and Mrs. Will Cook of Frecport: Mr. and Mrs. Frank Cook and Orville. Mr. and Mrs. Everett Biirrescm and Charles Linderbaum of Decorah: Mr. and Mrs. Carl Linderbaum and family, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Linderbaum and Janet. Mr. and Mrs. Ed Linderbaum and Marilyn, all of Ossian; Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Linderbaum, Nancy and Dale of Monona; Mr. and Mrs. Ed Clement and Wayne, Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Clement, all of Nordness; Mr. and Mrs. LaVerne Cook. Mr. and Mrs. Otto Hughes and Darlcne, Mr. and Mrs. Everett Hughes and family. Mr. and Mrs. Earl Linderbaum and family, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Linderbaum and family. Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Wolfe and Jerry, and Mr. and Mrs. Willard Clement and family, all from the Frankville lo cality. lunch was 11 The S nexl meeting will be held at the home of Bonnie Schroector on March 19 at 7:30 p. m. Prospects ore only j a good apple crop this y M j H. E. Nichols, Iowa State M horticulturist. " Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Crawford spent last weekend at the John Leer home in Minneapolis. Mr. and Mrs. Donald Sershmd of Nordness were visitors Sunday, Feb. 29, a! the Albert Depping home, Mr. and Mrs. John Leer and Nancy of Minneapolis. >Minn.. were recent visitors at the Irving Crawford home. Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Brandt and Karen spent Sunday, Feb. 29, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Guy Headington near Lansing. Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Krambeer and family joined relatives from Postville and Luanu on a bus trip to Kenosha, Wis., where they attended the golden wedding anniversary of relatives. 4-H Meeting. The Frankville 4-H girls met at the home of Iona Crawford, Saturday, March 6. Mrs. Elmer Fadness, the leader: showed many different things, such as pillow cases, chair covers and Mrs. Lena Perry spent the weekend with her daughter, Jean, at Decorah. Mr. and Mrs. Arno Engelhardt of Postville visited in the Edwin Engelhardt home Friday. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Doubek and children have moved out to the former Mae Finnegan farm. AUCTION Monday, Mar. 15 at 1:00 P. M. TOP HAT TAVERN Restaurant Equipment CALMAR, IOWA An excellent line of late model restaurant equipment, also late model 3 -Keg Electric Refrigerated Tap Box will be sold piece by piece to the hijha—. bidders for cash. 9 GROSS AUCTION COMPANY 520 Dane Street Waterloo, Iowa DANCi WHITE SPRINC BALLROOM McGregor, Iowa \ SAT., MAR. Music By — i RAY ALTO 'il COWBOYS COMING—WEIV, MARCH) ST. PATRICK'S DANCll PETE DOUGHERTY'S MJ TO ALL OUR POLICY-OWNERS^ AND OTHER FRIENDS - - An Invitation to visit our new office quarters in the Postoffice Building at Monona. FOR A BETTER USED CAR Jerome H.Lensing FESTTN'A, IOWA Almost Any Mode] 1930 to 1947 ALL PRICES CUT 10% to 25% WE BUT, SELL, TRADE OPEN EVENINGS & SUNDAYS Highest CASH Prices For Your Dead Stock CHARGE ALL CALLS TO US Postville Rendering Co. TELEPHONE NO. 1000 WAUKON—Call Sunderman City Service—Telephone No. 242 McGREGOR—Call Dresden Standard Service—Telephone No. 55 -J OSSIAN—Call D-X Service Station—Telephone No. 90 ELGIN—Call D-X Service Station—Telephone No. 2111 MONONA—Call Mr. Ziegler—Telephone No. 208 ROSSVIIXE—Call Rossville Locker Plant We have a beautifully equipped insurance office in the basement of this fine, new building 1 . Won't you stop in and "look us over"?| Preston Carr, Insurant Telephone No. 157 Monona, Iowa "Good Service Means Good Insurance"! ••bred Right- Strong, vigorous and healthy looking ... They have a breeding and food* ing program behind them. START CHICKS THAT W THt CHECKERBOARD HM • •to lay Right- They come from parent flocks especially selected fox heavy producers. 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