Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa on August 18, 1948 · Page 6
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Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa · Page 6

Postville, Iowa
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Wednesday, August 18, 1948
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i - *AGB 8R. THE POSTVILLE HERALD, POSTVILLE, IOWA SHEAFFER'S PEN and PENCIL SETS - - from - $8.00 to $23.50 Fineline Pencils—$1.50 Fineline Ball Point Pens— $1.501 FRANKVILLE Complete Line of SHEAFFER'S W. J. HANKS Your Jeweler GREEN COLONIAL ALL-PURPOSE FURNACE Colonial's DeLuxc forced air heatins unit . . . may be hand or stoker fired. Easily converted from coal to gas or oil. Luxurious warmth ... economical—"Lifetime" service- LOUIS L. HILL POSTVILLE, IOWA GREEn COLOfllRL FUrMflCE SERVICE LENSING'S •BETTER" USED CARS •M IS Ford "Super Del." 2-Dr.—Radio, heater. Like brand new. Cfcev. "FleetUne Aero"—Radio, beater, visor. Low mileage. Cher. "Stylemacter" 2-Dr. dl», heater. Very clean. Cher. Tleetmaster" 2-Dr.—Ra- Mo. heater. Like new. Olds 76 Scdanette—Beautiful 2 taae color. A real buy! Ford Club Coupe. Ford -Deluxe" Tudor "85"—Perfect condition. Original black finish. Ford V-8 Sedan—Very nice condition; very clean. Chevrolet Master Sedan. Plymouth Coupe. Hudson Sedan. Chevrolet Tudor. Very clean. Ford V-8 Sedan. The clean ones are really getting Don't put it off any longer, over our selection today. JEROME H. LENSING FESTl.VA, IOWA W. C. T. U. Electa Officers The Womens Christian Temperance Union met at the home of Mrs, Charlotte Walby Thursday after noon. The lesson given by Miss Sarah Miller was on the social aspect of the liquor problem. Program leader, Mrs. Maude Myren conducted a reading, of the state president, Mrs. Gertrude Walton's annual address, taken from the year book. Election of officers fol lowed: President. Charlotte Walby: vice president. Miss Sarah Miller; secretary. Mrs. Maude Myren; treasurer, Mrs. Daisy Kneeskern. Installation of the new officers also took place. The Frankville union has twelve members. Home Makers Meet The Frankville Happy Home Makers met at the home of Marietta and Arliss Van Wey Thursday afternoon. The members present were Shirley Topel, Margaret Stegen. Darlene Hughes, Marietta and Arliss Van Wey and Bonnie Schroe- ler. The girls worked on their main-interest for their booth at the fair with the help of the leader. Mrs. Elmer Fadness. A lunch was served by the hostesses. Other Frankville News Mr. and Mrs. James Drew went to Cresco Monday morning to visit relatives. Mrs. Edna Bollman left Sunday afternoon for Estherville on a business trip. Mr. and Mrs. Otto Hager of Castalia were Sunday afternoon, August 15, callers at the Otto Hughes home. Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Miller of near Waukon were callers at the Mrs. Mabel VanWey home Tuesday evening. Mrs. Alma Meeker is home for a two weeks vacation from her work at the Herman Christofferson home in Postville. Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Fadness and Richard were Sunday afternoon visitors at the Erick Fadness home near Decorah. Mr. and Mrs. John Schutta are spending this weekend in Minneapolis at the home of Mrs. Amos Haislip and family. Mr, and Mrs. Eaton Kneeskern and baby of Decorah were callers at the Alwin Walby home Tuesday evening, August 10. Mr, and Mrs. Lyle Bollman and family left Friday on a two weeks pleasure trip through Iowa, Nebras ka and the Black Hills in South Dakota. Mrs. Lyle Ellis of Postville and Mrs. Alwin Walby and Julie Waters were dinner guests Tuesday, Aug ust 10, at the home of Miss Lulu Campbell in Decorah. Ernestine Holzer of San Francisco, California and Mrs. Em Hoi zer of Elgin were dinner guests Monday evening at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Keith Waters. Robert, Richard and Jimmie Fadness are enjoying a visit from their cousins, Bobby and Danny Fadness of Marion, who came Sunday, August 15, to spend a week. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Waters, Mr and Mrs. Keith Waters, Roger and Harry and Mrs. Millie Waters of Postville, visited relatives at Davenport Sunday, August 15. Mrs. Nellie Spaun and Mrs. Esther VanWey and children went to Waterloo Saturday where Mrs. Spaun will visit her sister, Mrs Emma Peck until Thursday. Mrs. I. R. Hughes and Mrs. Mabel VanWey have been notified of the death of Mrs. Charles Parker of St. Paul, Minnesota, who passed away Saturday, August 7, following a long illness. She is the former WEDNESDAY, AUQTJ8T u, ''Looks Like Everybody Plants PIONEER More and More Farmers Do Plant Dependable PIONEER Hybrid Seed Corn As j'ou drive down the roads, it looks like everybody plants Pioneer. You pass many fields of good corn marked with a Pioneer sign. Many thousand farmers plant Pioneer. When you plant Pioneer seed corn you can depend on it to work well in your corn planter, to germinate strongly and to make the biggest yields your soil and weather can give. For dependable corn crops plant Pioneer. E. K. MORK, Postville FRED H. J. THOMA, Postville JOSEPH WALTER, Luna GEO. PECK, Ossian L. T. N. OLSON, eitrmat Albia Smith, a former Frankville resident, and visited friends here almost every summer. Mr. and Mrs. Carl Letchford and Mr, and Mrs. Leon Letchford and family attended funeral services for the latters grandfather, Mrs. Lars Olsen of Elkadcr Monday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Walter Schultz and Velma of Tripoli and Mr. and Mrs. Rudy Michail of Waterloo were dinner guests Sunday at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Otto Hughes in Frankville. Mr. and Mrs. Matt Bechtell of Waukon accompanied Mr. and Mrs. George M. Waters of Hampton on a vacation outing to the Minnesota Lakes. The group left Waukon early Monday morning. A baby girl was born recently to Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Nigon at Saint Mary's Hospital in Rochester, Minnesota. This makes three boys and a girl in the Nigon family, who were former Frankville residents. Mrs. Elmer Fadness and Mrs. Roy I Kneeskern are entertaining the Willing Workers Society at the home of the latter on Thursday afternoon, August 19. Everyone is cor- dhdly invited to attend the meeting. Mr. and Mrs. Carl Letchford and Mr. and Mrs. Leon Letchford were visitors at the Lars Olsen home in Elkader Sunday afternoon. Mr. Olsen, who is Mrs. Letchford's grandfather, passed away Friday morning. Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Vine of Decorah, Mrs. Henry Schweinefus and Mrs. Leslie Allen went to Iowa City Sunday where they visited Mrs. George Allen at University Hospital. Mrs. Allen's health continues about the same. Mr. and Mrs. Junior Moody, Mrs. Everett Moody and Patty, and Bonnie and Henry Fortcamp, all of Marquette were Sunday dinner guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Perlie Cook. The Fortcamps re mained for a longer visit. Leo Birdsell and son Donald flew from Rochester, Minnesota Thursday to join Mrs. Birdsell and her parents, Dr. and Mrs. E. A. Nash of Ottumwa, who are vacationing at Bleinheim, Canada, near Lake Erie. The group is expected to return home Monday. Mr. and Mrs. Leland Walby are accompanying Mr. and Mrs. George Brainard of Postville on a vacation trip to Canada, starting Monday morning, August 16. They will visit relatives in different parts of Canada and will be away for a week or longer. Barbara Kay Meeker, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Meeker of Cedar Rapids, who are spending a two weeks vacation here was two years old Sunday, August 15, and was honored at a birthday supper at the home of her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Ashley La Velle, Auvera and Darlene. Besides Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Meeker of Cedar Rapids, Mr. and Mrs. Robert La Velle of Rossville also attended. Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Brawford of Peoria, Illinois and the formers father, John Brawford of Estherville were callers at the home of Miss Sarah Miller and Mr. and Mrs. Roy Kneeskern on Thursday afternoon, August 12. They were en- route to Peoria, Illinois following a vacation spent in Estherville with Mrs. Lulu Schenk, the former Lulu Brawford of Frankville and other relatives there and at Charles City. John Brawford, who is 88 years old, used to own the Charles Tatro farm in Bloomfield township. He is accompanying his son £nd wife to their home in Peoria, Illinois. CASTALIA ZION LUTHERAN CHURCH L. R. Meinecke, Pastor Sunday, August 22—8:54 a. m., Sunday School. 9:45 a. m., Morning Worship. August 23 to 27—Iowa District Convention of the American Lutheran Church at Wartburg College in Waverly. Other Castalia News John Brandt is a patient at a hospital in La Crosse, Wisconsin since last Friday. Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Monroe visited in the Albert Nesvik home tiear Ridgeway on Sunday. Walter Brandt, Mrs. Irene Ostlie and Mrs. Earl Bachelder went to La Crosse Monday to see their father. Mrs. Harry Monsky, Mrs. Ward Bachelder and Mrs. A. C. Nesbit left Sunday morning on a trip to South Dakota. Gloria Peterson and Susan Wa- lima of Minneapolis, Minnesota came Sunday for a visit in the Walter Brandt home. Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Stee were over Sunday visitors in the home of their son and daughter-in-law^ Mr. and Mrs. Morton Stee at Cedar Falls. Bobby Stee returned home with his grandparents for a two weeks stay. Mrs. Ward Bachelder entertained the birthday club at her home on Tuesday afternoon. Hostesses were: Mrs. Ward Bachelder and Mrs. Will Beckman. Members present were Mrs. Roy Campbell, Mrs. Allen Green, Mrs. H. L. Meyer, Mrs. Ruby Peckham, Mn. Will Timmerman, Mrs. Roy Schultz, Mrs. Dell Downing and Mrs. Harry Monsky. The guests included Mrs. Merlin Koenig and Mrs. Harry Bachelder. liilllltlllllllllllllllllllllllillilil IT'S VACATION TIME But Whether You're Taking Time Off Or Staying At Home ... Shop In Postville August is the month of vacations, and this year many families will be heading for places of relaxation and pleasure. It is a lazy time of the year—BUT . . . Whether you're bound for a trip away from home or will stay here, we w 7 ant to assure you of our interest in your needs. Postville merchants always keep in mind the welfare of their customers — they provide their shelves and stores with the needs of the community—and to this end solicit your patronage. "IT PAYS TO SHOP IN POSTVILLE" is no idle slogan but one carefully chosen and one that all the merchants listed below strive to live up to. It Pays To Shop In POSTVILLE Abernethy Clothiers Allamakee Hatchery W. H. Behrens Company Commercial Hotel Cook's Shell Service Coast-To-Coast Store Casten Bros. Oil Company Citizens State Bank Ellis Bros. Blacksmith Shop Emil's Place Electric Motor Shop Geo. C. Eder Western Auto Store Earl Abernethy Recreation Falb Motor Company Farmers Store J. L. Gregg & Sons Lumber Co. L. Hofer, Trucking and Feeds Helgerson's Grocery Huebner's Hoth Brothers Hardware Home Oil Company J. T. Humphrey Hartwig's Service Station I Harold's Cash Grocery Hecker Brothers Louis L. Hill L. O. Koevenig Lovering and Company Lawson Welding Works C. F. Meier St Company Nyberg's Farm & Home Supply Northern Iowa Nursery Olson Implement Company Postville Lumber Company Postville Feed Mill Postville Locker Service Postville Bakery Earl Peake's Old Style Tavern Postville Meat Market Postville State Bank Postville Herald Postville Quality Foods Phillips "66" Station The Palm Rima Cafe Ricker's Super Service Ruckdaschel Motors R. E. A. Office H. V. Steele, Insurance Schroeder's Grocery Gilbert Schroeder Produce Louis Schutte & Sons rr Boyd Turner, Insurance Thoiha Cafe Fred J. Thoma Grocery Glen Tindell V. & J. Cafe A. C. Webster, Insurance Willman Motor

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