Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa on June 30, 1948 · Page 7
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June 30, 1948

Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa · Page 7

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BPNESDAY, J«NE 30, 1M» AIT 4Di foppQBTIJKlTV KNOCKS HERE" Int Aii Rates— 10 cents per line; Bnum charge 30c per week if •accompanies order; otherwise ninimum charge is 50c. ind ads, or those having in- es come to this office, are 50c week, minimum charge. i- Sale—Miscellaneous Sale — Used mowers, exit condition. $9.95 and, up. fenig Hardware, Postville.' 35p. s .,l e _ 1000 bushels good t y Tama Oats, $1.25 per I, James Schlee, three miles of Postville. 35p. Sn l c _Crossman Air Pistol box of pellets. $15. Used 1 a few times. Inquire at Her- ffice. 36 P- Sa l e _ Used mowers, exit condition. $9.95. and up. (enig Hardware, Postville. 35p. , sale—AC 60 Combine; John , hay loader; new and used i and two row pickers; new jised grmri elevators; new and |corn shredders; electric pump nine foot bale ties at $6.25. *e Manufacturing and Sales kany, New Hampton. 35c. Sale—Baled Hay, 1947 crop, [cutting alfalfa; also nine acres |r to be baled. Olvin Olson, , Gunder. 35p. both**- ON-Q SEAL MINIM CL0SIRES For Sale—12 foot car-top boat ( with oars and carrier. Charles R. Brown, Castalia. 35p. For Sale—"Spinet Piano" of finest make, in perfect condition. Substantial savings to party who can use at once. May be seen in Postville. Write Cedar Rnpids Piano Co., 322 First Ave., NE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. 36 C . For Sale—Pure manila rope at the following prices: Vi inch. JV 'iC per foot; % inch, 2'.ic per foot; ',{. inch, 3Hc per foot; ~k inch, lUic per foot. Nyberg's Farm and Home Supply, Postville. tfc. For Sale —Old original grandfather clock, good time keeper. Ted Anderson, Postville. 34c. For Sale — Used mowers, excellent condition. $9.95 and up. Koevenig Hardware, Postville. 35p. For Sale—100 pound flour sacks. $2.40 a dozen. Postville Baking Company. 29tfc, Complete line of Quality Monuments and markers. Donald G. Colby, Monona, Iowa.—tfc. For Sale—Native lumber, $45 per thousand and up. R. C. McFarlane, Three miles east of Rossville on highway 13. 35p. For Sale — Pup, Shepherd and Collie mix, two months old. John Walch, Luana. 35p. For Sale—Case Threshing Machine, in excellent condition. Sell cheap. C. C. DeWitte, Waukon. tfc. For Sale—Course and fine gravel; also sand. We deliver. Harold Bennett, Phone 35R3, Clermont, tfc. e simple to remove mothers ana house >es are enthusiastic out ihe convi 'niiTKi' and j anlmess of our new :m-0 Seal Closures No are needed to remove Jr n prying and forcing *- unnecessary Eton O aUsove a lot of lime and 'her m the kitchen •URN THE CLOSURE TO LOOSEN f SE °" SIDE OF THE CLOSURE THE CLOSURE OFF THE BOTTLE |M-0-SEM.S IK |k< belli*, will not ofltct mill'' f«l lo rt.cow partially •m»ti«d P 1 " ol milk. • * in difltrtnl colon, timolily • K« «t aluminum , . . non-poroul, "'O'it, and non-abtorbtnl. fa 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.—tfc. For Sale—Several farms and city properties. J. T. Humphrey, Real Estate Broker, Postville.—tfc. For Sale—Oats in any quantity. Walter F. Plaht, Postville. 35p. For Sale—Livestock For Sale—Get your cattle at Erkel Cattle Company where price is always right. Responsible parties can be financed. Now on hand: 60 choice Hereford cows with calves at side; 12 choice Hereford calves, weight 350 to 400 pounds; 106 choice Hereford steer calves, weight 450 to 550 pounds. Arriving Monday and Thursday: 200 choice Hereford cows with calves at side; 100 choice Hereford steer calves, weight 450 to 550 pounds; 40 choice Hereford heifer calves, weight 450 to 550 pounds. Erkel Cattle Company, Sumner, Iowa. tfc. For Sale:—Extra! 50% discount on stationery, gift items, etc., on our special display table. We are anxious to make room for new merchandise. Our Own Hardware. 35c. For Sale—Girl's model. Call 155. bicycle; speed 35p. Cards of Thanks Wanted Wanted—Will do ditch digging for telephone, water piping, or underground cable with a Jeep Trencher. Also hand labor for cess pools and septic tanks and other digging. Dundee Bros., Hardin. 37p. Wanted—Man on farm for summer months. Ed Bugenhagen, Rt. 1, Luana. 36p. Wanted—A fairly good camera. Preferably with carrying case. Give description and price in first letter, or see me personally. No phone calls please. F. P. Gernand, Volga. 35p. Wanted to Buy — Good single buggys or spring wagons. Phone 273 or stop at Phillips 66 Station, Postville. 35c. Wanted to Buy—Tie timber, cut or standing. R. C. McFarlane, three miles east of Rossville on highway 13. 35p. Thank You—We wish to express our deep appreciation for the many kind acts and expressions of sympathy extended to us by relatives, neighbors and friends in the time of our bereavement the passing of our beloved husband and brother, Lee B. Folsom. The pastor, those who brought floral^ and memorial offerings, and all who assisted us at the funeral, we also thank.—Mrs. Lee B. Folsom, Brothers and Sisters. 35p. GENTLE CARE RULE FOR FIRST RAYON LAUNDERING For Saie—Real Estate For Sale—Full lot in west Postville. Fred C. Schultz, Postville. 35p. For Sale—A modern eight room house, fine location; also other town properties, and farms. W. H. Burling, Realtor, Postville. 37c. For Sale—80 acres of land, unimproved, Post township, part of Ira Smith estate. Lester Smith, Postville. 35p. We are buying wool again. The outlook is for better prices this season. Advise me when your wool is ready. We also buy poultry, eggs, hides. Geskin's Produce, Ossian. Phones 174-J or 174-M.—35c. Wanted—Wool wanted by A. B. C. Rendering Works. Highest prices paid. Phone "202 Monona or call Mobile Service Station, Monona, Iowa. tfc. Miscellaneous Notice—We now have an ample supply of D. D. T. corn borer emulsion. Meyer's Four-County Hatchery, Postville. 36c. Joseph B. Steele ATTORNEY-AT-LAW Office Over Abernethy's Store Telephone No. 240 Burling & Palas ATTORNEYS-AT-LAW Office Over Postville State Bank H. T. OPSAHL CHIROPRACTOR Office Over Aberncthy'i Hours: 10 to 12 and 1 to 5 Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays J LOUIS SCHUTTE WILLARD SCHUTTE Funeral Directors & Embalmers Cut Flowers For All Occasions m «f protection with Wnvemence, try our milk today. DfliRy PffiaE2237 -J I Dr. F. W. Kiesau, M.D. I Dr. M. F. Kiesau, M.D. ! Office over Louis Schutte & Sons i Hours—Daily 9 to 12 and 1 to 5 I except Friday afternoons. I Wed. and Sat.-7 to 8:30 p. m. DR. L. R. TAPPAN Optometrist Complete Professional Eye Oare Phone 91 ELKADER, IOWA Have you tried any Avon specials lately? Watch for store signs for your best and your cheapest buy. Your dealer is now Mrs. Merlin Koevenig. A card or a call will bring a visit to you. _ Phone 17R17, Castalia. 36p. Notice—I will be paying top prices for killer horses at all times and can slaughter on premises if desired. R. F. Kneeskern, Castalia. 36p. Leave your orders any time for Dressed Chickens for your Sunday dinner. Meyer's Four-County Hatchery, Postville.—27tfc. Notice—We are now prepared to repair your binder canvass. Ellis and Meyer Repair Shop, across street from Phillips 66 Station, Postville. tfc. For the latest in Decca, Victor and Columbia phonograph records see the Western Auto Associate Store, Postville.—26tfc. When the label says "rayon," that's not all you want to know about that new dress or blouse. One type of, rayon, acetate, differs from others due to its process of manufacture. Then too, many rayon fabrics are blends, combining the desirable characteristics of more than one kind. Usually it's hard to tell content by the look or the feel, says Frances Friedell, Iowa State College clothing specialist, for many variations in texture and weave are possible with rayon. Acetate rayon requires special handling. So when you buy rayon, look on the label for care vinstruc- tions which may be there. And if you aren't perfectly sure of the kind, treat the rayon fabric in the first laundering as though it were acetate. You can soon tell whether it will be damaged by harsher methods. Cuprammonium and viscose, the other types, usually can take harder laundering than acetate and withstand greater heat. Acetate rayon tends to melt with temperatures above 300 degrees F. The weave or finish, of course, may make dry cleaning of the garment advisable, whatever the rayon content. When you launder a new garment here's a safe procedure to follow. First of all, remove trimming or buttons that shouldn't be washed. Dissolve mild soap in the lukewarm (not hot) water before dipping in the fabric. Gently squeeze the sudsy water through the fabric, rinse in lukewarm water and don't wring. Dry out of the sun. Use a warm iron, on the wrong side of the material. signal. Illegal U turns and passing on hills and curves also resulted in accidents that could have been avoided if traffic signs had been obeyed. Department officials suggest that Iowa motorists follow the National Safety Council's slogan for June, "Signs of Life—Read Them." NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING OF INTENTION OF THE TOWN COUNCIL OF THE TOWN OF POSTVILLE, IOWA, TO ADOPT PROPOSED PLANS AND SPE CIFICATIONS FOR THE EX TENSION AND IMPROVEMENT OF THE EXISTING WATERWORKS PLANT OF THE TOWN OF POSTVILLE, IOWA, AND THE PROPOSAL OF SAID TOWN COUNCIL TO ENTER INTO A CONTRACT FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF SUCH EXTENSION AND IMPROVEMENT OF SAID PLANT AND OF THE " RECEIVING OF COMPETITIVE BIDS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF SUCH EXTENSION AND IMPROVEMENT. VACATION MOTORISTS WARNED OF HAZARDS MOTORS—I do all kinds of mo tor repairing, rewinding and recon ditioniqg. J. F. Hart, at the Electric Motor Shop, telephone 272, Post ville, Iowa.—6tfc. MAKE YOUR SPRING CLEAN ING EASIER BY BRINGING IN YOUR CURTAINS, DRAPES, COMFORTERS AND BLANKETS TO US FOR CLEANING. GORDAN- reR CLEANERS, POSTVILLE—tfc. DR. H. D. COLE Dentist Office Over Cltiiens State Bank J. W. Myers, M. D.| Office Over Huebner'f Telephones: Office 188-W Residence 188-X Dr. R. F. Schneider VETERINARIAN Phone No. K0 Postville, Iowa Office In Iris Theatre B« udln * It Is Time—It is the season of the year when your growing pigs should have Bolson's Hi-Test Protein Mineral Conditioner before them. This Conditioner carried Sodium Fluoride, Phenothiazine and Sterling Tobacco Powder. These worm expellers along with other conditioning ingredients give worms in your growing pigs a slim chance to survive. Keep Bolson's Protein Mineral Conditioner before them now. 35c. Lost a Key?—Have one made while you wait, at Western Auto Associate Store, Postville.— ltfc. One 8 -exposure film developed and 8 deluxe quality prints for 25c. La Crosse Film Service, Box 864, La Crosse, Wis.— 39p. Notice — Highest market prices for your junk. Call Steve Szabo & Sons, Castalia, and give us your full name.—lOtfc. LONG DISTANCE MOVING; also Power Winch Service. Winneshiek Motor Terminal, A. M. Finck, Decorah, Iowa. Phone day or night No. 620—tfc. : Expert Refrigeration Service- On all domestic and commercial installations. For prompt service, call Postville Refrigeration Service, 'phone 342-J—tfc. The Iowa department of public safety sends out the reminder that the vacation driver is already tuning up his fishing tackle and golf clubs for the annual "get away from it all" trip. The department says that means more cars on the road and more .accidents. Safety experts say that more than 95 per cent of the traffic accidents are preventable. In practically every case the driver is at fault one way or another. And the most prominent fault is the outright violation of a traffic law. With the prospect that the highways will be clogged with pleasure seekers this summer, the department urges all drivers to improve their chances of returning home safely by following the rules of the road. One of the easiest traffic laws to observe should be to obey signs, but department accident figures for 1947 show that motorists' disregard for signs caused 1,470 accidents in the state during the year. In 712 cases the driver disregarded a stop sign or signal, while a stated speed limit was exceeded 373 times. Drivers caused 202 accidents by failing to observe a stop-and-go Notice is hereby given to all whom it may concern that a meeting of the Town Council of the Town of Postville, Iowa, will (1 be held at the council rooms, Memorial Hall, in the Town of Postville, Iowa, on the third day of August, 1948, at 7:30 P. M., for the purpose of considering and adopting proposed plans and specifications and proposed form of contract for the construction of extensions and improvements of the existing waterworks plant now owned by said Town, and to receive and consider and act upon, any offers and propositions submitted in connection with such proposed extensions and improvements. The extent of the work contemplated by said proposed plans and specifications and the kind of materials for which bids will be received is "as follows: Expansion of a water plant for iron removal and softening and construction of a concrete reservoir, including 160 cubic yards of earth excavation, 110 cubic yards of reinforced concrete, 13,500 pounds of reinforcing steel, 100 square yards of gravel driveway, concrete block masonry, carpentry, electrical, plumbing, and heating alterations of existing building, painting, mechanical equipment for aeration, filtration, chemical mixing and treatment of water, meters, valves, gauges, piping, chlorinator, pumps, motors, power wiring and controls, and all accessories and appurtenances required for a complete plant. The'extent of the work; the kind of materials and the time when the work shall be 4pj le are all set out in and shall be in accordance with the proposed plans and specifications and proposed form of contract prepared by Marr, Green & Opper, Engineers, and now on file in the office of the Town Clerk of the Town of Postville, Iowa, which plans and specifications and. form of contract are hereby made by reference to the same on file in said Clerk's office, a part of this notice as though incorporated in full herein. The work of construction of said extension and improvement shall be begun within thirty (30) days after the execution of said contract and shall be fully completed within one hundred eighty (180) consecutive calendar days from and including the date of commencement. The plans and specifications and form of contract may be examined in the office of the Town Clerk of Postville, Iowa, and copies thereof may be examined or obtained at the office of Marr, Green & Opper, 410 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois. Persons desiring copies of the documents, including plans, may obtain same by depositing Ten Dollars ($10.00) with the Clerk of said Town or with the said Engineers, for each set of documents so obtained. Copies of the documents, exclusive of plans, may be obtained in the same manner by depositing Five Dollars ($5.00). The amount of the deposit for one set of documents will be refunded to each actual bidder who returns the plans and documents in good condition within ten (10) days after the opening of bids. Five Dollars ($5.00) will be refunded for each of all other sets of documents so returned. Bids for said construction will be received at the office of the Town Clerk of Postville, Iowa, up to 7:30 o'clock P. M. on the third day of August, 1948, at which time all bids shall be publicly opened and read. All bids must be accompanied with a certified check on an Iowa bank payable to the Treasurer of the Town of Postville, Iowa, in an amount not less than five (5) per cent of the bid submitted as as surance that the bidder whose bid is accepted will enter into a con tract in accordance with the contract documents. No bid shall be withdrawn after the opening of bids for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of the meeting at which bids are opened. At the time and place of hearing set out in this notice or at any adjournment ' thereof, the Town Council shall have the power to adopt or accept any offer submitted in accordance with this notice, as they shall deem to be to the best interests of the Town of Postville, or to reject any and all bids. By virtue of statutory authority, a preference will.be given to products and provisions grown and coal produced within the State of Iowa and to Iowa 'domestic labor. Thi aforesaid proposed construction of extensions and improvements for said existing waterworks plant is to be done in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 397 of the 1946 Code of Iowa and payment for such construction, extension and improvements is to be made out of the future earnings of said waterworks plant, and for the purpose of defraying the cost-- of such improvement and extension, the Town of Postville, Iowa, proposes to issue negotiable interest- bearing revenue bonds payable from and secured by the net earnings of the said plant, which bonds shall not constitute a general obligation of said Town or be enforceable in any manner by taxation. The proceeds of the sale of said bonds shall be used to pay the cost of the said extension and improvement and in no event whatsoever shall the cost of such construction or the said revenue bonds be a general liability of the Town of Postville, Iowa, or be in any way a tax liability of the said Town, but payment therefore shall be made only under the authority granted by Sections 397.9 and 397.10 of the 1946 Code of Iowa. Any interested party desiring to make any objections to said plans and specifications, form of contract and offers and propositions submitted in connection therewith, is hereby notified to make said objections at the time and place of hearing hereinbefore set out. This notice is hereby given and published by order of and in accordance with a resolution of the Town Council of the Town of Postville, Iowa. M. C. DEERING. Mayor of said Town. JOSEPH B. STEELE, Clerk of said Town Published in the Postville Herald June 30, July 7, 1948. WED., JULY 7th CHECKERBOARD Ballroom - Taproom PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WIS. Highest CASH Prices For Your Dead Stock CHARGE ALL CALLS TO US Postville Rendering Co. TELEPHONE NO. 1000 WAUKON—Call Snnderman 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 ROSSVILLE—Call Rossville Locker Plant NYBERG'S FARM and HOME SUPPLY Postville, Iowa ATTENTION ALL Dairy Farmers GEJT THAT EXTRA PROFIT Cool your Milk and Cream with an International Harvester MILK COOLER the ONLY MILK COOLER having the PNEUMATIC AGITATOR Plus these big features: 1. Single motor for both condensing unit and agitator. 2. Solid, well built steel construction. 3. Built-up Ice Bank. 4. Sealed Insulation compartment. 5. Two cylinder compressor. 6. Backed by International Harvester Warranty .7. Qualified service and genuine parts always available. Cools your milk and cream FASTER-CHEAPER Literature and information available at Falb Motor & Telephone No. 290 ny Postville, Iowa 3E

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