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Postville, Iowa
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Wednesday, April 14, 1948
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- r VAT - V WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, IMS. Remember When--? THE POSTVILLE HERALD, POSTVILLE, IOWA PAGE THBEK. enty-Five Years Ago. terestlns Items From the Files of the Fostvllle Herald of j Thursday, April 19, 192S^'\^ rs. Abram Lambert, 8S, vener- e lndy of the Castalia communi passed away April 14. daughter was born to<Mr. and . John W. Nuehring of the Lu- community April 11. harles Reincke has been ap- ntcd teamster for the town of tville by the Council, ustav Dietsch is clerking at rge Meier's grocery while Earl rnethy is out of town, oys and girls of this community planning to organize a Big- r poultry association in direct petition with their elders, lice Ames, daughter of Mr. and .A.C. Ameis of ( Luana, and a Mr. I. of Monona were married at uque last week Wednesday, dmie Meyer of Castalia is vip lason City today to take his ex- 1 nation as brakeman on passen- trains on the Milwaukee road. Emily Dobson Harris, Vwife eorge Harris, formerly of this -unity, passed away at Rising Nebr., April 11, s aged 71 orcnce Casten of Postville pub- schools won second place over llamakee county contestants in health poster contest. There 208 entries, rtrude and Janet Sanders now a baby brother, whom they named John William. He was to Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert Sanat Dr. Kelleher's hospital Mon- of this week, •o of the Frankville communi- omes have new daughters this one being born to Mr. and Arthur F. Brandt Tuesday, one to Mr. and Mrs. Charles ett Wednesday. v. Fr. Renier of Dubuque ar- here this week and succeeds J. J. Clune as priest of St. get's Catholic church. Rev er has for a number of years in charge of a parish in the 'ppine Islands. Father Clune is located at Lawler. da Miene, daughter of Mr. Mrs. William Miene, of near a, was married to John Walch uana at the bride's parents' last Thursday by the Rev. E. idt. Velma Miene and Harlan ltz attended the couple who live on the farm owned by Mr. upon their return from Ma- Cily where they are honeying. ST. PAUL'S LUTHERAN CHURCH Frederick R. Ludwlg, Pastor "The Christian Life," is the subject of a lecture, the first in a series on the Christian faith and life, to be delivered in pt. Paul's assembly room Thursday evening at 7:30 o'clock. Those desiring to unite with the congregation are invited to attend the lectures in this series. The senior choir will rehearse Thursday evening at 7.30 o'clock at the church. Junior choir rehearsal Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the church. Children's choir rehearsal Saturday afternoon at 3 o'clock at the church. Church School service 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 o'clock. The sermon subject, "Live Worthily of Your Calling." Luther League devotional Sunday evening at 7:30 o'clock in the assembly room. All young people of the congregation and others interested are invited to participate. St. Paul's is open daily for prayer and meditation. WANT ADS... Want Ad Rate*— 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. Wanted — Girl. Apply Palm, Postville.—23tfc. at The Sunday Wanted—Wish to rent pasture land. Write Box 65, Luana.—24p. For Sale—Corn; either ear or shelled. Leo Enyart, phone rfl2-W, Postville.—lOtfc. For Sale—Clinton - oats; bin run or cleaned. Lewis McNally, R. 1, Luana, Iowa.—24c. For Sale—Clinton oats, about 75 to 100 bushels. G. A. Martins, R. 1, Luana, Iowa.—24p. r For Sale—Clinton oats; cleaned iand bagged. John J. Martins, R. 2, Postville.—25c. For Sale — Monarch range, in good condition. Mrs. Eldo Gericke, Postville.—25c. For Sale—Two 9x32 tires, tubes and rims. Allen Johanningmeier, R. 2, Postville.—24p. For Sale—Litter carriers and accessories. Louis W. Thoma, phone 270, Postville.—47tfc. For Sale—Several farms and city properties. J. T. Humphrey, Real Estate Broker, Postville. For Sale—7-ft. McCormick tandem disc. Carl Brainard, R. 1, Cas talia, Iowa.—24p. , For Sale—Bush & Gerts burled Walnut piano; good condition. Mrs Fred J. Thoma, Postville.—24p. For Sale—Platform rocker, tapes try upholstering; can be seen at Alan Moritz home in Luana.—24p. Fifty Years Ago. sting; Items Krom the Flies "The Graphic" published In Postville, April 21, 1898. Boeder of the Norwegian set- nt of Gunder, south of here, s next week to visit kinfolks rway. Schulcr and his men are ; the John Leui house out to 'illiam Leui farm. The work cost about $300. local justice court is dis this week by an assault and • case in which there was too bad whiskey and too little Becker has rented the rooms the Wm. Kluss harness shop e moves into theyri as soon as Salzgeber moves into his ouse. large 1000 -lb. bell, in the Ger- hurch steeple slipped out of lace last week, so Henry t and his, helpers are putting k in place this week. Anne Anderson, 62, who for years conducted a millinery ressmaking shop in Postville, away last week at the home daughter, Mrs. George Bern- west of Postville. Mt Chase, Miles Smith and Holter may now be added to s ' of young people owning It would make a fine S if all those now owning would stage a parade, men loaded with fire water up and down our main street 'n their buggy and struck McEwon who was riding his They were arrested and I each Monday morning. Roberts has had the plot of on the opposite comer' to "imercial Hotel seeded down trees planted. If these grow twity, Postville will some ve a fine park at that place. sl >ig wick" in the kerosene W. J. Hanks' jewelry store oked up the place Friday There was enough lamp- found Saturday morning to ombre hue on the interior erehandise, but fortunately % did not reach the ceiling, excitement was created eanesday evening when the as received that the United M declared war on Spam. a Played and matched up n we street*, flagi were and fireworks ihot oft probably be tame time tt*> actual ibootuw eUrto in •"•where. COMMUNITY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF POSTVILLE Rev. Eldon Seamans, Pastor Thursday—The senior choir will hold its weekly rehearsal in the church basement at 8 p. m. Friday—The April meeting of the Ladies' Aid will be held in the church parlors. Sunday—Choir rehearsal in the church basement at 9 a. m. Morning worship with sermon by the minister at 10. Special music by the choir. Sermon subject, "On Being Active." Sunday School at 11. The Mariners' Club will meet for its April meeting at 7:15 p. m. There will be the usual potluck supper, followed by the discussion hour. Tuesday, April 20—Junior choir rehearsal at the church at 4:15 p. m. For Sale—150 choice stock calves; arriving Phone Erkel Cattle Co., Iowa.—27c. Hereford weekly. Sumner, For Sale—Power saw with tilting tables; uses either 7 or 8 inch blades. Victor Ruckdaschel, Post­ ville.—25p. For Sale—Purebred Poland China stock hog; producer of good litters; price $50. W. E. Lubbers, R. 1, Postville,—24p. We have a supply of spruce ladders in all sizes and kinds now. John L. Gregg & Sons Lumber Co., Postville.—23tfc. For Sale —Stock hog, black, Berkshire-Pojand China' cross. Price $55. Arthur W. Price, 5Vi miles north of Postville.—24p. Wanted —Will take applications for position of manager of the Farmers Store, Postville. Contact John A. Schroeder, president. For Sale—200 bushels Clinton seed oats; good test. Harva O. Miller, R. 1, Postville.—24p. For the latest in Decca and Columbia phonograph records see the Western Auto Associate Store.—31c. One 8-exposure film developed and 8 deluxe quality prints for 25c. La Crosse Film Service, Box 864, La Crosse, Wis.—39p. ELECTRIC FENCE—I now have in stock again the famous Parmak electric fence equipment. Louis W. Thoma, telephone No. 270, Postville, LONG DISTANCE MOVING; also Power Winch Service. Winneshiek Motor Terminal, A. M. Finck, Decorah, Iowa. Phone day or night No. 620. Wanted —Wish to hear from someone who does custom sewing, Box 65, Luana, Iowa.—24p. Lost a Key?—Have one made while you wait, at Western Auto Associate Store, Postville.—ltfc. For Sale—Three brood sows; due to farrow "the coming week. Fred H. J. Thoma, R. 1, Postville.—24p. For Sale — Electric Motors; all sizes; at new low prices. Nyberg's Farm and Home Supply, Postville, Notice — Highest market prices for your junk. Call Steve Szabo & Sons, Castalia, and give us your full name.—lOtfc. 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. 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. For Sale—Building lots in Lawler's addition, block.8. These lots are all tapped for sewer and water connections and need no filling. E. T. Paulsen, Postville.—22tfc. 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. General Trucking; lime, crushed rock and gravel for cement work; also local and long distance hauling. G. L. Loftsgard, phone thru Gunder; address Elgin, la.—21eow3. Our Material Civilization ... is built upon the foundations of banks and banking. While steadfastly safeguarding the dollars of every depositor and maintaining a position of strength and liquidity our recources ,are made broadly available through loans to business, individuals and to families. m i S3 m m For Sale—Marlow Hinman pure gum rubber inflation to fit Hinman milkers. Have on display Wilson milk cooler, Wilson deep freezers from 6 ft. and up. Also have new and used milkers. See them at the Reinhardt Case Implement, Postville, or see' or call Lawrence Block, phone 7-F-17, Postville.— HAS RADIO. For Sale-VTwo good roan work horses, weight 2600 lbs. Lawrence Stadmiller, R. 1, Luana; a mile south and a mile west.—25p. ST. BRIDGET'S 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. Expert Refrigeration Service- On all domestic and commercial installations. For prompt service, call Postville Refrigeration Service, phone 342-J. SPINET PIANO—Representative will be in Postville soon to show and dispose of late model, good make piano at a bargain price. Terms can be arranged. Write Cedar Rapids Piano Co., 322 First Ave., N. E., Cedar Rapids, la.—25c. CLERMONT LUTHERAN PARISH A. O. Nesset, Pastor Sunday, April 18—The Luther Leagues will be in charge of the services at West Clermont at 9:30 a. m., and at East Clermont at 11 a. m. The West Clermont choir presents the cantata, "The Great Deliverance," at 8 p. m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, April 23 to 25—Iowa District Lu ther League convention at Dccorah Tuesday, April 27—Decorah Circuit W. M. F. convention at West Clermont, beginning at 10 a. m. 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. Wanted—Want^ to buy part or whole litters of English Shepherd, Collie or Terrier Pups. State price and color. Bow-Wow Kennels, Reinbeck, Iowa.—24p. Ready to go: Etteldorfs 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—Coolerator ice refrigerator, 75 pound capacity, in excellent condition; solid oak library table; white formal, lace-top and full skirt; 2-piece light blue wool dress; brown wool jumper; green rayon dress; pink sweater; sizes 16 to 18. Several pair of shoes, 9-AA, No phone calle. Mrs. L. R. Jackson, Postville, Iowa.—24c. Gerald Mount, Hamburg farmer, believes in comfort while he works. His farm tractor is equipped with a modern radio, a cigaret lighter, a windshield and a fancy umbrella top. Poisoning, trapping, gassing and shooting to get rid of rats won't do much good unless you get rid'of the rat harbors, says Harold Gunderson of Iowa State College. Postville State Bank We Offer A Complete Banking Service llllllllllllllllllllllllllilllllllllllllllllll 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. TWO FIRES. The Riceville fire department found itself slightly in demand one day last week. Two fire calls came in almost simultaneously, unusual in a small community. While the fire truck was fighting a utility shed fire on the Ray Thompson farm, the house on the Reed Miles farm burned to the ground. 40 YEARS. Harry Bloodgood has completed 40 years as a rural letter carrier from the Paullina. post office. He started work there in April, 1908, and his first years on the 2i% mile route were made with horses. His first car, a "Fuller," was purchased in 1910. Since then he has used up 26 autos. 'jg^f FUEL SHORTAGES #0 ARE NO PROBLEM Colonial's Now ALL-FUEL FURNACE A complete and economical forced air system that can be eaiily converted from coal to gas or oil. BURN COAL NOW and change to OAS or OIL; later if you with. LOUIS L. HILL P08TVIIXE, IOWA GREEfl COLOniRL FURnflCE 5FRVICE 3E Spring Service For Your Car... . • 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 Oil Products " Telephone No. CORN FOR SALE! 5,000 BU. GOOD EAR CORN 2,000 BU. SHELLED CORN 2,500 BU. OF OATS We Deliver Truck Lots of Grain NOEL BROCKWAY WEST UNION, IOWA Phone 262LW or 189W Wanted —Corn, Oats & Soybeans Are You Ready? Now that spring work has started are you all set for a successful season? Your machinery is probably all ready to go, but how about insurance to protect you in case of injury or property damage — caused by farm machinery or animals on your farm? Our farm liability policies protect you under the new motor vehicle law and also covers your farm animals up to $200.00. Why not investigate? Turner Insurance Agency "Complete Insurance Service" CHEVROLET * Advance-Design Trucks are the only trucks with all these extra- value features of production leadership... THE "CAB THAT BREATHES" Only Advance-Design trucks havo the cab that "breathes"! Fresh air—heated in cold weather—is drawn in and used air is forced out.* FIEXI-MOUNTED CAB Chevrolet 's Advance-Design cab is mounted on rubber, cushioned against road shocks, torsion and vibration I ... including these great new HEAVY-DUTY features that only Advante-Design trveks offer: ADVAMCI-DISMN OEARSMFT CONTROL This new itMring column truck gwKsMft in all /nodal* with transmission and NEW IMPROVED VAIVB-M-HEAD ENOINE Chevrolet's powerful truck engine, the world'* most economical for Its sli*. Is now mors durable— more afficfent operating! Entirely new, Chevrolet-developed helical gear 4-SPEED SYNCHRO-MESH TRANSMISSIONS provide quicker, easier, quioter operation and greater durability in heavy-duty models. "Double clutching" and gear "clashing" are virtually eliminated. Faster shifting promotes greater road safety and the maintenance of speed and momentum on grades! Chevrolet's new SP1INED REAR AXIE SHAFT ATTACHMENT to wheel hubs eliminates broakage and loosening possible with bolt-type attachments- assures greater strength and durability in heavy hauling I • Advance-Design trucks, Uni-Built for uniformity, durability and economy. 107 models on 8 wheelbases,, include: All-round cab visibility with rear-corner windows* • Uniweld, all-steel cab construction • Super- strength frames • Specially designed brakes • Hydrovac power brakes • Heavier springs • Ball-bearing steer-, ing • Wide base wheels • Standard cab-to-axle length dimensions • 12 -color and two-tone options •Freih air hearing and ventilating lytlem and rear-comer window! optional of extra cost NEW FOOT-OPERATED PARKftXO BRAKE Providing new, clear floor are* and greater safety and efficiency In models with 3 -speed transmission. LM lowosf- Falb Motor Co. POSTVILLE, IOWA Trucks in the Volume Field J John Falb & Sons EL&N, IOWA

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