Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa on July 21, 1948 · Page 3
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Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa · Page 3

Postville, Iowa
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Wednesday, July 21, 1948
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i WEDNESDAY, JULY 21, 1MB. puiiiEfs 1 mil GKOWN PULLETS WILL to WORTH MORE WHEN YOU bUT THEM IN THE LAYING HOUSE NEXT PALL! BOLSON'S 17% STARTING AND GROWING MASH us the extra Minerals, Proteins, rtlamlns and Conditioning Ele- gents to grow better pullets for I rou. H'licn you order growing (ash check the price Mid quality f BOLSON'S 17% STARTER IND GROWER. BE VERY SURE TO CHECK THE QUALITY! Fanners Store Postville, Iowa k Remember When-? Twenty-Five Years Ago. Interesting Items From the Files of the Postville Herald of v, Thursday, July 26, 1923. > k ^y r It is quite a remarkable coincidence that Elmer B. Stevenson of Kansas City, Missouri, nephew of Mrs. Post, one of Postville's most illustrious sons, should have been here Sunday morning and have occupied the pulpit at the Community church service. The fire department was called to the pity dump grounds Monday afternoon to put out a fire of unknown origin which threatened some of the homes in the northwest part of Postville. A few minutes Friendliness doesn't come to a bank simply by talking about it in their advertisements. Friendliness springs from the heart and comes from an earnest desire to be helpful, through good times and bad. •work with the chemical engine quenched the fire. That Postville will be filled to overflowing on Saturday, August 4th, the day of our Diamond Jubilee Celebration is no longer questioned by even the most skeptical. W. J. Hanks on Wednesday placed' a consignment of 2500 rainbow trout in the spring brooks tributary to Yellow River. These fry were were received by Mr. Hanks from the state hatchery at Manchester. The barnyard golf links in the west part of town are in operation full tilt every afternoon and night, with the result that the whistlers, whittlers and spitters have been removed from the main business thoroughfares to the rural districts. For. many years an alleged blind man, wearing green goggles, occupied a prominent street corner in Sioux City, selling lead pencils and begging for money. The police believed him to be blind and thus tolerated him. After the day's work was over the fellow removed the disguise and lived among the glittering snobs and butterflies who revel in riotous living. The man was arrested the other day and his practice exposed. He owns several rooming houses in Omaha. jCtatrdt Fifty Years Ago. Interesting Items From the Flies of "The Graphic" published In Postville, July 28, 1898 Postville State Bank We Offer A Complete Banking Service lllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll "Remember the Maine" whenever you pay for a war stamp or 10c per pound more for tea. Paul Willman has sold his farm for $1500 to Mr. Brockmeier. The former will move to Postville. The fire bell has been raised several feet and yet it is difficult to notice whether it rings louder. Markets—Hogs $3.50;, cattle $1.75 to $3.50; butter 15c; chickens 5c; eggs 9c; potatoes 50c; corn 25c; oats 17c. William Thoma on Tuesday bought the 27-foot wide lot just south of the Graphic office from John Mott for $375. He is also signing a contract with a Chicago concern to move his brick building now located near the German Lutheran church onto this newly acquired lot. ST. PAUL'S LUTHERAN CHURCH ' Frederick.R. Ludwig, Pastor y Rhythm classes Wednesday .in the fellowship hall:-"First and second grades at 1:30 o'clock, third and fourth grades at 2:15 o'clock, and the fifth grade at 3:00 o'clock. The -confirmation class will meet Saturday morning at 9:00 o'clock in the assembly room. Church School service' Sunday morning at 9:15. 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, in the series on great texts of the Bible, "While He Is Near" (Isaiah 55:6). Clothing, bedding, Bibles and Christian books for Lutheran World Relief may be left at the church at any time. St. Paul's is open daily for prayer and meditation. Sunday, July 25—10 a. m., Morning worship. Serman by the minister. The subject will be: "We Would See Jesus." 11 o'clock—Sunday School during this service a special offering will be taken in behalf of the financial campaign in connection with the New Curriculum. This .new set of Sunday School materials is the finest thing that has come to our church in many years. Each member of the Sunday School is asked to contribute liberally to this program. ST. BRIDGET'S CHURCH Francis J. Vallaster, Pastor Week-day mass at 7 a. m. Sunday masses at 7:00 >and "9:00 o'clock a. m. Confessions will be heard every Saturday, from 2:30 to 5:30 and from 7:00 to 8:30. Feeding cows a little hay, grain or silage before turning them out on legume pasture will help prevent bloat, Iowa State College |'specialists say. Bloat danger is also reduced by grazing the cattle first for a half hour or more on bluegrass. You can mix.a weed-killer and an insect-killer to kill weeds and "bugs" at the same, time, Iowa State College specialist say. They recommend mixing 2,4-D for weeds with Chlordan to kill weeds and grasshoppers along fence rows. ***** Clinton oats appears to be the best variety this year for northern Iowa. This showed up in tests at Kanawha conducted by the Iowa Station. ****** Spraying flax this year with 2,4-D did a good job of killing weeds without hurting the flax, tests at Kanawha showed. ***** Use a five percent oil solution of DDT for spraying garbage cans and fly-breeding places. ***** Spray Canada thistles in the bud stage to get a good kill. ***** Cool eggs quickly to keep them fresh. ***** Corn in a good crop rotation last year yielded 82 bushels in experimental tests as compared with 23 bushels for that on continuous corn plots. You Can't Give a Finer Girt Than HELBROS , he Watch with W. J. HANKS • Your Jeweler BULLET While outdoors talking to her husband, near Schleswig, Mrs. Ray : mond Hollander felt something strike her thumb. The thumb started to bleed and she went back to the house, washed the wound and bandaged it up. Two days later, a .22 calibre rifle slug was removed from her thumb. V Congratulations.. We Wish to Extend Our CONGRATULATIONS and BEST WISHES to . . Waters' Dairy Mr. and Mrs. Paul Waters have one of the finest and most modern dairy products plants in northeastern Iowa. We congratulate them on their opening last Saturday. Hansen & Matson Co. The Hansen & Matson addition to Postville is truly a forward step in the progress of the town. Their opening Saturday, July 24th, will offer the public an opportunity to see this fine new plant in operation. IT HAS BEEN OUR PLEASURE TO PROVIDE THE BUILDING MATERIALS FOR BOTH OF THESE NEyr PROJECTS. J- L Gregg & Sons Lumber Co. "The Place To Buy When You Want To Build" Telephone No. 241 PostviHe, Iowa HANSEN & MATSON CO. e // \ ... WELCOME .. PATRONS and FRIENDS See Our New Building Saturday, July 24th FROM 1:00 P.M. TO 9:00 P.M. OUR ENTIRE PLANT WILL BE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC BEGINNING AT 1:00 P.M. SATURDAY THROUGHOUT THE DAY UNTIL 9:00 P. M. CLOSING TIME. WE INVITE THE PUBLIC TO ACQUAINT THEMSELVES WITH THIS NEW AND MODERN PLANT. FREE - MOVIES - FREE Coffee and Doughnuts For All BRING In YOUR EGGS and SHOP In POSTVILLE EGGS PRICES 42c - 39c - 29c Hansen G» Matson Co. Telephone No. 251 Poitville, Iowa

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