Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa on April 21, 1948 · Page 4
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version
April 21, 1948

Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa · Page 4

Publication:
Location:
Postville, Iowa
Issue Date:
Wednesday, April 21, 1948
Page:
Page 4
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 4 article text (OCR)

PACK rovu. THE POSTVILLE HERALD, POSTVILLE. IOWA WEDNESDAY, APRIL U, Postville Herald , J. Kllnibcll. Publisher •Btered at the PostoftUce, Postville, Iowa, as Second Class Matter. SUBSCRIPTION PRICE |M0 Pet Year in Allamakee, Clay- Fayette, Winneshiek Counties. Elsewhere $3.00 Per Year. ADVERTISING RATES Display Advertising—i2c per Inch. Local—Constant, 30c; Irregular, 35c Want Ads—10c a line; minimum 25C lVocals and Keaders 10c per line Card of Thanks $100 Cash with order on all mail orders. No Poetry Accepted. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21, 1M8. IRIS THEATRE PostviUe, Iowa i THURSDAY, FRIDAY and SATURDAY APRIL 22, 23 and 24 "THE TRAIL OF THE VIGILANTES" —with Franchot Tone, Peggy Moran, Warren William. Andy Devine and Broderick Crawford This 85 minute action-packed "Western" was released in 1943. However, it has never played at this theater. Neither had "The Badlands of Dakota", which pleased everyone who saw it. The producers spent money on the Westerns they made before the war and the results show it. This one is great' ALSO Another side-splitting: three-reel Laurel and Hardy Comedy entitled— "Oliver The Eighth" Sure, it isn't a new one because these two haven't made a film ior five years, but new or old — you will laugh long and hard. ttmmw»imimnmw,,mv SUNDAY - MONDAY APRIL 25 and 26 Bad Abbott and Lou Costello "BUCK PRIVATES COME HOME" There has been seldom a week that passes by wherein someone hasn 't asked for this comedy or this pair of comedians. The picture has played in every theater to jam crowds, so there is positively no doubt about its merits. I doubt if any film released this past season is so packed with laughs as this one. If you haven 't seen "BUCK PRIVATES COME HOME" by all means do so now. ALSO For your enjoyment we have Borrah Minnevich and his Harmonica Rascals in fifteen mimites of music and fan- Also Merrie Melodie Technicolor Cartoon entitled— "A Slick Chick" Also—Pathe News. SUNDAY MATINEE . AT 2:30 O'CLOCK P. M. WWM «WIIIWI»H[IIIIUHHHiiHIII4tHIIIII >mmil |H TUESDAY and WEDNESDAY APRIL 27 and 28 "ADVENTURE ISLAND" —with Rhonda Fleming and Rcry Calhoun Filmed in Cinecolor. The picture was advertised to play here March 2 and 3, but failed to arrive in time for a showing, owing to the blizzard which blocked the roads. It is packed with action and the color is beautiful. ALSO "FLASHING GUNS" —with Johnny Black Brown Here is a "Western" so full of action that there is hardly time to breathe. No stopping in this one to sing cowboy tunes. They just fly at it in this one. Tuesday & Wednesday — at? -r CASH NIGHTS! Mrs. John Kohrs submitted to surgery at Postville Hospital this morning. Mr. and Mrs. R. h. Evans and Gloria Jean were at Cedar Rapids on business Tuesday. Eugene Severn was put on as a helper to Agent C. C. Searls at the Milwaukee depot last week. Mr. and Mrs. Merlin Schroeder of Decorah were guests Sunday in the Mr. and Mrs. Harry Tyler home. The Milwaukee road handled' eleven carloads of livestock out of the local yards during the past week. Mike and Agnes Scully of Volga were here Sunday to visit their cousins, the Misses Mae and Rose McNeil. Mr. and Mrs. Horace Gordanier spent the weekend at Northfield, Minn., on a visit to relatives and friends. Bob Douglass went to Cornell College, Mt. Vernon, Monday to visit his sister, Jean, who is a stu dent there. Mr. and Mrs. George Huebner went to Anamosa Monday to attend the funeral of the latter's grandmother, Mrs. Hale. Marion Sonnkalb, student of the University of Iowa in Iowa City, spent the weekend with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Sonnkalb. Mrs. John L. Gregg, James Gregg and daughter, Dianne, Mrs. Ted Anderson and Clinton Lammert were at Waterloo Tuesday on business. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Turner and family were at Dubuque Sunday as dinner guests in the home of their friends, Mr. and Mrs. Tom Maloney and family. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Wharam and son. John, of Mason City were here on a visit .in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Henry A. Lange and with other relatives and friends, Mr. and Mrs. Allard Nyberg and family and Mrs. Oscar Nyberg returned home Monday from Clinton where they had spent the weekend with Mr. and Mrs. Joe Lind. Walter Heins, Elmer Heins and Richard Koopman went to Dubuque Saturday to visit the former's daughter, Mrs. Betty Mohn, who is a patient in the Sunny Crest sanitarium. Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Waters of Des Moines accompanied her mother, Mrs. Julia Groff, to her home in Ossian Saturday and stopped here to visit his brother, Eaton Waters, and wife, and also his aunt, Mr:. John Waters. Cloy, who for the, past 15 years has been with the' state banking deparatment, tended ed his resignation April 1st to accept the position as cashier of the bank in Carlisle. They will moye there as soon as a home is avail able. =2= WEEKEND SPECIALS . ,„„...,. Jack Sprat Gelatin Dessert, 3 packages for _ .23c Jack Sprat Tomato Soap, three 10!4 oz. cans 25c Jack Sprat Orange Juice, 46 ounce can for 27c Jack Sprat Hawaiian Pineapple Juice, 46 oz. can 49c Jack Sprat Royal Ann Cherries, 29 oz. can. 49c Jack Sprat Fruit Cocktail, 16 ounce can for _ 39c Jack Sprat Apricots, 29 ounce can for. - 38c Jack Sprat Crushed Pineapple, 20 ounce can. 35c Jack Sprat Lima Beans, lS'A oz. can—2 cans for 25c *t Jack Sprat Cut Green or Wax Beans, 20 oz. can. 19c Jack Sprat Spinach, two 18 ounce cans for. 29c Jack Sprat Asparagus, 19 ounce can for .29c Winslow Asparagus, 19 ounce can for.- _ 38c Jack Sprat Corn Flakes, two 13 ounce cans for. .29c Jack Sprat White Cream Corn, 1 cans for _ _$1.00 Chocolate Cream Coffee, 1 pound bag for. .".49c Good Cheer Coffee, 1 lb. bat-39c FARD30 GARDEN SEEDS MANDEVTLLE FLOWER SEED PEN JEL CERTO SURE JEL GERBEB'S BABY FOODS CAMPBELL'S SOUPS BORDEN'S ICE CREAM SUGAR BOWL ICE CREAM Fred J. Thoma «fce JACK SPRAT Stare Mr. and Mrs. Keith Gregg were in Dubuque on businesslast Wednesday. Edward W. Kozelka was a business visitor in Minneapolis, Minn., Thursday and Friday. Mrs. Hattie Brouillet spent Sunday in the Mr, and Mrs; J. E. Kneeskern home at Waukon. Mr. and Mrs. Ross Thornton and' family were Sunday dinner guest's in the Claude Powell home in Elkader. V Jack Hoffbauer, student of Luth er College, Decorah, spent the weekend in the home of his aunt, Anna H. Leui. ^ Mr. and Mrs. Ed Capper and, family of Harmony, Minn., were here Sunday to visit Mrs. Capper 's father, W. H. Foels. \ Edward W. Kozelka was in Waterloo last Wednesday to attend the meeting of the Soy Bean Crop Improvement Council of Iowa. end guests in the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ed M. Gass. | Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Schoeffer an family of Prairie du Chien, Wis., were guests Sunday in the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Lester. Mrs. Edwin Smith, Sr., of Ba tavia. 111., came Monday to visit in the home of her son and daugh ter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Smith, Jr. W. W. Brooks left Thursday -for Des Moines following a several weeks visit here in the home of his son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. "Ray R. Douglass. Mrs. Richard Koopman and daughter have been dismissed from the hospital and are now staying at the home of the former's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Heins. Mr. and Mrs. Fred A. Schultz and Floyd were at Readlyn Sunday to visit in the home of Mrs. Florence Froning and children. Before re turning home the Schultz family also visited in Waterloo. Frank Winter and his daughter, 3\Irs. Leo Kunsleben, of Spring Hill, Minn., came Saturday for a visit until today in the home of the former's son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Alfred H. Winter. Mrs. Louise Hofer, who had been here for several weeks visiting relatives, left today for Davenport to visit her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Jenkins, and family. From there she will return to her home in Chicago. Cy Harris, Musician First Class, U. S. Navy, arrived here last Wednesday for a visit in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph LaVelle. He arrived in the States early this month from the Pacific area and was given his discharge a week ago Friday, ^ •. . Mr. and Mrs. Joseph B. Steele and daughter, Marilyn, were at Plymouth Rock Sunday to visit Mrs. Steele's brother, Rev. Roman Shares. The latter had just secured a wire recorder and made transcriptions of the Steele family voices to complete such recordings from every member of his family. Mr. and Mrs. Glen Tindell left Sunday for Rush City, Minn., to visit relatives. Mrs. Agnes Mott of'Calmar spent • Sunday here in the home of Mr/| and Mrs. Charles Reincke. Mr. and Mrs. Vernon BrouilleiJ and sons spent Sunday with relatives in and around Frankville. ^ A son was born at Postville Hospital to Mr. and Mrs, Gordon Barnhard of Monona Tuesday. Weight 7% lbs. Palmer Schroeder of Iowa City spent the weekend here on a visit in the home of his mother, Mrs. Lena Schroeder. Mr. and-Mrs. Joe Kjosa of Elgin are the parents of a daughterj Burr Cook New Chief! Of Fire Department ' Burr Cook was elected chief of the Postville Volunteer Fire Department to succeed GI,enn Olson at the annual meeting of that group Lheld JasUv'fieM f>Other officers chosen were •Laurence Hofer, assistant chief; Clinton Lammert, secretary-lreas- jurer; Dale Meyer, marshal, and Ted 'Anderson, assistant marshal..; The complete "roster of officers follows: Chief—Burr Cook. Assistant Chief—Laurence Hofer. Secretary-Treasurer — Clinton F. Lammert. Marshal—Dale Meyer. Assistant Marshal—Ted Anderson. Postville Hospital Monday. weighing 6% lbs., born to them afl Nozzlemen-Glenn Olson, toit •'man; Robert Martindale, assistant foreman; Herold Paulsen, Milo Mey- Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Paulsen and daughter, Hilda, were at Waterloo on business Tuesday and also visited the Mrs. Tom Looney family. ^ Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Klein, ^Excavation work for the new and family of Waterloo were week^ Schutte business block to be erect— J ! - 1 "* * ed across the street south from the Herald office was begun last weekend. owinaiiiiiaiiiiBiiaiiaBiaMii IIIBVJ At the Elevator JUST RECEIVED Carload of SUDAN GRASS COMING SOON Carload of 60% DIGESTER TANKAGE Hall Roberts' Son Postville, Iowa Mr. and Mrs. Earl Abernethy and Mrs. Curtis Abernethy took the former couple's daughter, Barbara, to Dubuque Monday following her weekend visit here. Mrs. Agnes Handy and her son, H. W. Handy, of Fayette were guests Sunday in the home of the former's son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Handy. The children of Mr. and Mrs. Wilson A. Lange came here from Decorah Sunday to visit in the home of their uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. Laurence Hofer. Mr. and Mrs. Peter Ryken and. family of Latimer, and Mr. and Mrs. Keith Gordon and family of Monona were guests Sunday in the Mr. and Mrs. Fred E. Gordon home. Joseph B. Steele was at Lansing Monday evening as the guest speaker at the dinner meeting of the Lansing Kiwanis Club. He talked on "The Threat of Communism in the United States." A rummage sale will be held at the Community Presbyterian church Wednesday, April 28, at 1:30 p. m. The proceeds of the sale will go to the proposed dental program fund, announcement of which is made elsewhere in today's Herald. John P. King, Republican candidate for sheriff of Allamakee county, was here from Waukon with his family Monday afternoon contacting voters and repairing his fences. Mr. King held the sheriff's post in this county for several terms a few years back. Joe Hecker is uncle again. Word comes from Mr. and Mrs. Harry Carney, Jr., of Perry that a son, weighing 8 lbs., was born to them April 11. The mother is the former |^ean Horgan of this city. They have named the youngster Harry James, but they say he will be krjown as Jim. I ,Out of town relatives and friends who came last Thursday for the funeral of Ira E. Smith included Mr. and Mrs. Foster Burroughs and son, John, of Waterloo; Mr. and Mrs. C. B. Davenport of Woden; Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Yarwood, Mrs. Dorothy Emmons, Mrs. Mary Yarwood and daughter, Mrs. Caroline Hovden of Ridgeway; Mr. and Mrs. Harold Yarwood, Mrs. Jennie Yarwood and Mrs. Lloyd Baker of Decorah; Mrs. Ethel Wallace of Minneapolis, Minn.; Harry Swenson of Faribault, Minn.; Mr. and Mrs. Forest Swenson of Cannon Falls, Minn.; Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Johnson of Canton, Minn.; Mrs. Madge Straub, Miss Laura Lewis, Mrs. Ruth Konesky, Mrs. Helen Logan and Miss Pearl Read of Manchester, and Mrs. Addie Peake of Volga City. DANCE RAINBOW GARDENS Waterville, Iowa Wed., April 28 -Mnsie By- PETE DOUGHERTY'S FINE BAND er, Elmer Meyer, Arnold Schutte. Linemen—Lloyd Schultz, foreman; Arno Wilker, assistant foreman; Charles Jones, Elmer Heins, Glen J. Jarmes, Clinton Lammert, ^Jamcs Overland. \ Hook and Ladder—Leonard Pearson, foreman; Emil Schultz. Jr., assistant foreman; Harold Mohs. Fire Extinguishers & Gas Masks— Charles Hoth and W. Lloyd Bruce. City Truck Drivers — Elliott Schroeder. Donald Martindale and Robert Harris. Rural Truck Drivers—Norris Blegen. Harlan Sevbert and Laurence Hofer. Electricians—Harold ChrislofTer- son.' Alfred Winter. Mechanics and Pumpmen—Ever­ ett Cook, city truck; Ed Frese. rural truck. To Make Paper Pickup In Postville Saturday Another month-end collection of old newspapers, magazines and waste paper will be made in Postville next 6aturday shortly after the dinner hour. Proceeds as in previous drives will be presented to the hospital fund. Townspeople should place their bundles of paper along the curbing in front of their home before one o'clock. Rural people may bring their bundles to town and place !hom along the east side of main streets, between the Farmers Store corner and Casten Bros, filling station. Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Baker and family and Mrs. E. A. Hanson of Cresco were Sunday guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ed F. Schroeder. PREVENT BROODER FIRES By CHECKING EQUIPMENT The season for brooder house fires is here again: And this year will probably be no exception, so far as losses are concerned. Norval Wardle, farm safety specialist a^ Iowa State College, says that thousands of dollars in equipment and chicks are lost east year by fires that could have been prevented. Wardle suggests that poultry growers check their brooder houses and equipment for faults such as rusted pipes, cracks in the firepot or ash pit. or bare, exposed wires in electric brooders. Leaky pipe connections, soot- caked burners and sticking thermostats cause fires in oil brooders. It takes only a few minutes to check any brooder thoroughly. In saving chicks from fire or suffocation, it's time well spent. FISH. When Mr. and Mrs. Monty Hood of Osceola stopped in at a Florida fishing resort recently, the proprietor showed them an eight- pound bass which had been caught by a guest the day before. The lady who caught the fish was Grace Robinson—also of Osceola, IF YOU'RE PLANNING ON AN Electric Hot Water Heater THIS SUMMER THEN SEE THE NEW Westinghouse Hot Water Heater BEFORE YOU BUY! Ask about the 10-ycar Protection Policy at no further cost to you. IMMEDIATE DELIVERY! P. L. Sonnkalb Smlthway Stokers Electrical Appliances SEE US FOR YOUR FERTILIZERS AT ONCE, AS OUR STOCK IS LIMITED. We still have some 2-12-6 Fertilizer in limited quantity. The Farmers Store R. L. Evans, Manager •. Telephone No. 231 LATE WANT ^ For' Sale-r-Largc, strongly^ lawn seat; $5.00. Mrs. Cy ] ton, Postville.—25p. . For Sale—A 0-foot Frlgi,* electric refrigerator; in condition. Inquire at the y office.—25c. For Sale—Farmnll B tractor* so two brood sfcws to Sorrow a the 10th of May. Reason mjjj farming. John VnnWe.v, ville, Iowa. —25p. Complete line oi Quality! ments and markers. . DonaljfJ Colby, Monona, Iowa. MAKE YOUR SPBING I ING EASIER BY BRINGwijl YOUR CURTAINS, DRAPES,™ FORTERS AND BLANKER! US FOR CLEANING. 00^1 IER CLEANERS, POSTVUUj Household Necessities PERSONAL FILE CHEST Heavy Gauge Steel $3 -50 For the home or store; for salesmen, businessmen or secretaries. Regular letter-size, a safe place for valuable papers. Two keys included. Modern WAFFLE IRON Heat dial tells when to pour hatter. Bakes tasty, golden brown waffles. sow! 2-Slice MODERN TOASTER An efficient, inexpensive 1% M| toaster. Toast flips over *i when door is lowered. ™ General Mills ELECTRIC IRON The new post-war iron. SJ ^JH Has heat selector, side rest, larger ironing sur- i *i lace. All Steel UTILITY CABINET White Enameled $2 95 Ideal for storing canned| goods, soaps, towels, etc. "Petite" Design KITCHENWABII White enameled metal conte ers with attractive red and«IW| decorations. Will add channw your kitchen. Twe«Compartnwit BREAD BOX Separa te,door for f*lJ each compartment. m 4 Piece CANNISTER Sit] For tea, coffee, flour, ffj sugar, etc. Oval WASTE BJ Use In bedrooms, fflJ kitchen, bath, etc. A 10*Ouart STEP-ON CM* Odor less, 'sanitary UA steel pail inside. • ten m fmivr irha HARDWARE

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page