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April 7, 1948

Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa · Page 3

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[ WEDNESDAY AP^O. ». IMS, Remember When--? THE POSTVILLE HERALD, POSTVILLE, IOWA 'wcnty-Five Years Ago, lUresHng Items From the Files of the Postvtlle Herald of j Thursday, April 18, 19 ^'"^ 314 school children went thriugh e free dental clinic at Postville iool this week. (Vbbie Monroe of Castalio and larles DeSotel of Luana were irried April 10. Harvey Krogman won third place county spelling bee held ' fcukon Saturday. George Bachelder, a former Casta boy, was married to Stella ill at Cedar Rapids April 4. pr. Frederick Becker, who prac led medicine in Clermont • since [5, and well known to many * r readers, passed away at 3ie in that city last week aged years. Work on the new Community urch building is progressing at a jid rate at present, most capable i ablebodied men having do led labor toward the work of ex mting. etc. Urs. Margaret Lochmiller, sistei M. Harris, passed away at her fertment yesterday morning. Her mains, according to her oftrepeat wish, were taken to Denver ,lo., for burial. -Harry Neff of West Union will fceed George Tjaden as Rock Is- fd depot agent, here next month Jorge has held down the job for a! years, succeeding the late Perry, upon the latter's re- lenient. . Castalia correspondent writes .vmond Samek, Adolph Koeve- Clarence Hoth, Verni Schultz jrist Fischer, Dewey Harris and I Marston are being seen in our i frequently of late. What's the raction. boys?" I ustin Bellows who has been ring the southern states during winter months, arrived here Inday. You can go ahead with •dening now folks, when Justin s spring isn't far off. A. Bellows was appointed 1 *1 commissioner, marshal and tenvorks superintendent, which 1 make him the ofticeholdingest In in the town administration, t A. A. Schmidt was named town pith officer. Appointments were ide Friday night by Mayor Jorge \V. Fay. postville store will be open each ng until eight o 'clock except days when they will remain i until 9 p. m., starting at once continuing through the busy and summer seasons on the This was decided in order give farmers an opportunity to I their shopping evenings rather i forcing them to interrupt their Tic to come to town during the •time. Fifty Years Ago. westing Items From the Flies [of "The Graphic" published In Postville, April 14, 1898. . pretty little girl arrived at the tie of Mr. and Mrs. August fultz last Friday. . Schweitzer has opened a shoe- king and repair shop in the ( iding next to the saloon, usie Bachelder is the new teach- i the Empire ' district. The I certainly made a wise choice. Christ Salzgeber will erect a new fie this year, and already John iltz has started- work on the Jtdation. he farmers in this community finished their seeding and a ! warm rain that came the past days has started things grow- I skyward. iie Town Fathers have appoint- G. Hawkins town marshal I John Schultz as street commis- •w, to put these jobs in most able hands. Tie tobacco growers south of |n. in the Norwegian community Iwi as Gunder, marketed their 1 fall's crop of over 5,000 lbs., at f Kar manufacturer's shop in El- last week. county suffrage convention 1 be held in Postville May 3 and ""his movement is gaining im- throughout the land and it Wdn't be too long before the j s<x wins the right to vote. »e pocket gopher will dig a [-mile or so of runway in a year. lortheastern Iowa's irgest Assortment of ISED CARS - 1946 Fort Super DeUwe 1341 Chemists. Bpee. Del. IM7 Dadge MetM* NEW 9-FOOT I SHCO BCFBIOEBATOB Meed to seU »t «a!y $294 ST. PAUL'S LUTHERAN CHURCH Frederick R. Ludwig, Pastor The Ladies' Aid Svill meet Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock in the assembly room. The senior choir will rehearse Thursday evening at 7:30 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. Adult Bible class Sunday morning at 9:15 o'clock in the assembly room. The service Sunday morning at 10:30 b'clock. The sermon subject, "Called to be Christians." Waffle supper for the members of the adult Bible class Monday evening at 6:30 o'clock in the fellowship hall. A series of lectures on'the Christian faith and life will get under way Thursday evening, April 15, at 7:30 o'clock in the assembly room. "The Christian Life," is the subject of the first lecture. Adults interested in uniting with the congregation are invited to attend these lectures. St. Paul's is open daily for prayer and meditation. WANT ADS... Want Ad Rates—10 cents per line; minimum charge 25c per week It cash accompanies order; otherwise the minimum charge is 50c. Wanted — Girl. Apply at The Palm, Postville—23tfc. Lost—Truck chain. Rob. Brandt, R. 1, Castalia, Iowa.—23p; For Sale—About 200 bushels Clinton oats at 6c per lb. Leo Berns, «R. 1, Postville—23c. i 4- Wanted—A girl for general housework this summer. Hall Swenson, R. 1, Postville—23c, For Sale—Several/ farms and city properties. J. T.^ Humphrey, Real Estate Broker, Postville. For the latest in Decca and Columbia phonograph records see the Western Auto Associate Store.—31c. For Sale—Corn; either ear or shelled. Leo Enyart, phone 312-W, Postville.—lOtfc. For Sale—Crossbred stock hog; good individual. Louis Heins, R. 1., Luana, Iowa.—23p. For Sale—Three brood sows, due to farrow soon. Harlan Harnack, R. 1, Castalia, Iowa.—23c. ' For Sale—Girls' bicycle;' practically new. May be seen at Bruehahn Garage, at Monona.—23p. WE HAVE JUST RECEIVED OUR BOTTLENECK ONION S^ETS, BUY EARLY ! OUR OWN HARDWARE. For Sale—1941 Studebaker Cham pion; in good condition. Reinhardt's Case Implement, Postville, Iowa.—23c. COMMUNITY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF POSTVILLE Rev. Eldon Seamans, Pastor Wednesday, April 7—The group meetings of the Ladies' Aid will meet with their various hostesses. Group I will meet with Mrs. Kenneth Kerr, and all who wish rides should be at Huebner's corner by 2 o'clock.' Thursday, April 8 — The usual weekly rehearsal .for the senior choir will not be held this week. Sunday, April 11—9:30, Choir rehearsal in the church basement. 10:00, Morning worship. Special music. Sermon by the minister. The subject will be "The World's Wisest Paradox." 11:00, Sunday School. 7:15, Westminster Fellowship in the church parlors. Following the discussion we shall have our usual period for recreation. Tuesday. April 13 — 4.15: Junior choir will rehearse at the church. ST. BRIDGETS CHURCH Francis J. Vallaster, Pastor Week-day mass at 7 a. m. 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. Nesset, Pastor Sunday, Apr. 11—Highland, service at 11 a. m. East Clermont, dedication of new organ at 8 p. m. Everyone welcome. Friday, April 9—Rehearsal for all singers in the Decorah Circuit at the Decorah Lutheran church at 8 p. m. Tuesday. Apr. 13—The East Clermont Mothers' Club will meet with Mrs. Aimer Amundson at 2 p. m. This is an open meeting and all are invited. To Dedicate Organ. On Sunday, Aorii 11, at 8 p. m., East Clermont Lutheran church, A. O. Nesset, pastor, will dedicate their newly installed Wurlitzer organ. Mr. Emlyn Owen, program director and organist at radio station KXEL, Waterloo, w.ill be heard in a sacred organ concert. There will be no admission charges. Everyone is cordially invited. GOOD START. First' babies born each month at the Hovendon hospital in Laurens will get off to a good start. During the next 12 months, the first boy and the first girl born each month in the hospital will start off life with a $10 savings deposit, gift of the hospital. Colonial's Now ALL-FUEL FURNACE A complete and economical forced air system that can be easily converted from coal to gas or oil. BURN COAL NOW and change to OAS or OIL later if you wish. LOVIS L. HILL tOttVOJX, JDWA GRFFP COLOniAL fIJRflQCE 5ERVKF For Sale — Several purebred Brown Swiss bull calves; good records. Ewald Brandt, R. 1, Post­ ville.—23p. We have a supply of spruce ladders in all sizes and kinds now. John L. Gregg & Sons Lumber Co., Postville.—23tfc. For Rent — A centrally located building suitable for either office or apartment. Inquire at the Her-; aid office.—23tfc. Wanted—Married man to work on farm. Separate living quarters. No milking. Edgar Ziegler, Monona, Iowa.—23p. Expert Refrigeration Service— On all domestic and commercial installations. For prompt service, call Postville Refrigeration Service, phone 342-J. For Sale—Dual wheel 16-inch tractor trailer axles; also 16-inch wheels for T model. Pay best prices for junk. Van Gorder Bros., Waukon, Iowa.—28p. For Sale—Apartment size Skel- gas stove; wardrobe trunk; single hollywood bed; living room furniture and a crosscut saw. Mrs. Gilbert Sanders, Postville.—23p. For Sale—Building lots in Lawless addition, block 8. These lots are all tapped for sewer and water connections and need no filling. E. T. Paulsen, Postville.—22tfc. For Sale—1942 Diamond T truck, equipped with six new tires, new battery, rebuilt transmission and new brakes. With combination stock and grain box. Will sell with or without platform and rack. Leo Thornton, R. 2, Postville, phone through Ludlow.—23p. Wanted — High school principal wants small house or apartment immediately. Ralph Gosmire, Post­ ville.—24p. One 8-exposure film developed and 8 deluxe quality prints for 25c. La Crosse Film Service, Box 864, La Crosse, Wis.—39p. Clean Up ! Paint Up ! Will have some open dates to help you with your decorating. Frank J. Elvart, Frankville, Iowa.—23p. For Sale—To close out 1947 crop, a small amount of chunk and comb honey at reduced price. L. E. Dresser, R. 2^ Postville.—21tfc. LONG DISTANCE MOVING; also Power Winch Service. Winneshiek Motor Terminal, A. M. Finck, Decorah, Iowa. Phone day or night No. 620. Notice—Will the party who borrowed the Town's water shut-off key please return it at once to Henry Lange, waterworks superinten­ dent?—23tfc. Now On Hand In Liberal Quantities—Hog feeders, hog waterers. various kinds of wire fencing, at the John L. Gregg & Sons Lumber Company, Postville.—20tfc. Ready to go: Etteldorf's No. 1 Quality Star-line chicks, started and day old chicks every Tuesday and Friday at low prices. Phone: 163, Etteldorf Chickeries, Ossian, Iowa.—25c. For Sale—About 200 ft. hard pine flooring; five standard size doors and several larger ones; about 14 windows, several screens and.storm windows; all in fine shape. H. W. Meier, Postville.—23p. For Sale — Waukon residence property a quarter mile south on west town line road, with 5 acres; house of 7 rooms has oil heat, insulation and electricity. A. G. Bahr, R. 3, Waukon.—23p. For Sale—Investment opportunity. Modern residence property. Excellent central location; paved street; new heating plant. Well rented. Rental affords return of over 8% gross on price asked. W. H Burling, Realtor, Postville.—25c. For Sale—A 1941 John Deere B tractor; 1941 John Deere A tractor. 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. Spring Service For Your Car . o o Get your car ready for spring and summer driving by ridding it of the winter accumulation of sludge and dirty oil and grease. Proper lubricants for this season are a safeguard to economical operation of any motor. And we are experts on what your car should have to function properly. Bring your car in now for its seasonal checkup and lubrication change to have it ready for the long driving season ahead. Or call us and we'll Come and get it, do the work, and return it to you ready to go. CASTEN BROS. Standard Ofl Products Ttigphone No. 275 Wanted?—I want to buy feeder pigs. Geo. P. Hartley, Postville, Iowa.—21tfc. Wanted—Girl for housework on farm. Inquire of- Harlan E. Koopman, Postville.—23p. Lost a Key?—Have i one made while you wait, at Western Auto Associate' Store, Postville.—ltfc. Lost—At city dump, a double-bit axe and hand-saw. Reward for return to Ed Lammert, Postville. For Sale — Electric Motors; all sizes; at. new low prices. Nyberg's Farm and Home Supply, Postville, Wanted—Second hand baby bed in good condition. Mrs. Harlan Harnack, R. 1, Castalia, Iowa.—23p. Notice — Highest market prices for your junk. Call Steve Szabo & Sons, Castalia, and give us your full name.—lOtfc. Wanted — Will take applications for position of manager of the Farmers Store, Postville. Contact John A. Schroeder, president. If it's hail insurance you'll be needing this summer, now is the time to get a policy covering this hazard. Lorence Reinhardt, Post­ ville.—20eow. MOTORS—I do all kinds of motor repairing, rewinding and reconditioning. J. F. Hart, at the Electric Motor Shop, telephone 272, Postville, Iowa.—6tfc. Let Your CHECK Pay Your 8144$ It's'so easy to sit down comfortably and let pen and check pay your bills. It's #0. businps's-' | like, too—and time and effort saving. Start your checking account with us- today, maintain it simply by mail. 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 — Modern residence in Postville, near school house. In good state of repair. Possession this summer, or to suit purchaser. W. H. Burling, Realtor, Postville.—23c. For Sale—Apex electric ironer; Dome hot water heater; Corbin door check; all like new. Water pressure pump, small desk, men's wardrobe. Charles Manja, phone 356-J, Postville—23p. For Sale—DeLaval Sterling Milking Machine, 2 single units with pump and motor, 3 years old; 1947 No/ge 9-ft. deluxe refrigerator; 1940 4-door deluxe Plymouth, in good condition. Wm, Enyart c/o James Enyart, R. 2, Postville, phone 40-F-81. For Sale—Player piano and rolls. Prefer to sell locally. A-l playing condition. Write to Mrs. Linton, 1802 E. Oklahoma Ave., Apt. 8, Milwaukee, Wis., as to when piano may be seen in Postville.—23p. PIONEER SEED CORN—I still have some Pioneer hybred seed corn in the early numbers 359, 355, 373, 379, 353A, 322 and 342. Also have some Pioneer Golden Bantam sweet corn seed for sale; it's the best to put in home freezers and lockers. Fred H. J. Thoma, R. 1, Postville.—23c. Postville State Bank We Offer A Complete Banking Service SPECIALS! MasterJex FIBER SEAT COVERS WHILE THEY LAST— Regular $15.95 Covers for Front and Rear Seats— $10.95 (We also have Master-Tex Custom Fiber Seat Covers for most popular Cars.) IVleavy Felt Back Ready-Cut Floor 'Mats W47 Chevrolets and '41-'47 Fords &-Mercury $3.09 Coast Jo-Coast Storf D. R. LOOMIS, Owner "Talk about VALUE," CHEVR and ONLY C IS Ft You'll gel much batter performance with economy from Chevrolet's world's champion Valve-in-Head engine, ft hot the finest record of dependability of any automotive power plant) And Valve-in-Head engine* ore exclusive to Chevrolet and more expensive mobiles. 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