Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa on September 1, 1948 · Page 8
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Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa · Page 8

Postville, Iowa
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Wednesday, September 1, 1948
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PAUE EIGHT. THE POSTVILLE HERALD, POSTVILLE, IOWA WEDNESDAY, SEPTRUBEg We Buy - We Sell Shelled Corn - Ear Corn Soybeans - Oats We Deliver Truck Lots of Grain Noel Brockway WEST VXIOX, IOWA 318 South Vine rhone 262 '••••••••••••••••••••••ft Postville Lumber Co. Phone 196 Postville, Iowa W ANSWER TO jfe FUEL PROBLEM BUMS met mis COLONIAL ALL-PURPOSE FURNACE Colonial's Deluxe forced air heating unit . . . may be hand or stoker fired. Easily converted from coal to gas or oil. Luxurious warmth ... economical—"Lifetime" service. LOUIS L. HILL POSTVUAE, IOWA GREEfl COLOniAL fURnACE SERVICE SOLDIERS BONUS S. F. 492 AN ACT authorizing the state of Iowa to become indebted in the amount of eishty-ftve million dollars ($85,000,000) and providing for the issue and sale of bonds of said state in evidence thereof, to procure funds for and pay service compensation to persons who served in the armed forces of the United States at any time between the sixteenth day of September, 1940. and the second day of September, 1945. both inclusive or their successors in interest, providing for a board to administer such payments, providing for additional compensation to persons under disability, providing for the imposition, levy and collection of a direct annual tax sufficient to pay the principal and interest on said bonds, and providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act: providing for the application of any surplus to the retirement of the indebtedness herein created: and providing for submission of this act to the people to be voted upon at the general election to be held in the year 1948. Be It Enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Iowa: Section 1. The state of Iowa is hereby authorized to become indebted in the amount of eighty-five million dollars (S85.000.000) and in evidence thereof there shall be issued and sold negotiable coupon bonds of said state as hereinafter provided, and the proceeds thereof shall be paid into the treasury of the state to be expended for the payment of service compensation to the persons defined in section four (4) of this act. or for the benefit of such persons as prescribed by section four (4) and ten (10) of this act. and for expenses incurred in carrying out the provisions of this act. Sec. 2 The treasurer of the state is hereby directed to cause to be prepared negotiable coupon bonds of this state in the amount of eighty-five million - dollars (85.000.000), such bonds to bear interest at the rate of not to exceed two and one-half percent (2H r <t per annum which interest shall be paid semiannually. Such bonds shall be issued so that said indebtedness shall be payable in twenty (20) equal annual installments, the last of which shall be within twenty (20) years from the date of issue, bonds to be callable in numerical order on six (6) months notice at one hundred one and one-half percent (lOlHTc) of the par value. Said bonds shall be signed by the governor under the great seal of said state, attested by the secretary of state and countersigned by the treasurer of state, and the full faith, credit and resources of the state of Iowa shall be pledged for the payment thereof. The interest coupons attached to said bonds shall bear the lithographed facsimile' signature of said officials. The treasurer of state shall sell said bonds to obtain funds to carry out the provisions of this act, and to make the payments hereinafter provided. Such bonds Don't Guess on Seed Corn! Insist on Order today from AMBROSE LOONEY, Postville, Iowa LESLIE SEELAND, Monona, Iowa Be PUBLIC SALE of SCHOOL PROPERTY The Woodland School District, located three miles straight north of the Postville Creamery, will sell at Auction on SATURDAY, SEPT. II Sale to Begin at 10:00 o'clock a. m. School Building, 20x32, 12 foot ceiling; Wood Shed; 12 Double Desks, 6 Single Desks, Recitation Bench; Office Desk and Chair; 3 Pictures; Piano and Bench; Stove and Pipe; Tin Lined Sand Table; Table with Drawers; Step Ladder, 10 foot; Quantity of Block Wood; Flag Pole; Maps; Bell; Plavground Unit, Swings, Teeter Totter; 3 Section Slate Blackboard, 5'/ 2 foot long, 3'/2 foot high; Woven Wire and Steel Posts and numerous small items. Sealed bids can be filed with the secretary, Mrs. Fred L. Baltz, to be opened on date of the sale. The Board of Directors reserves the right to reject any or all bids. i TERMS'OF'SALEI-CASH. : •••••••••••• * BOARD OF DIRECTORS : WOODLAND SCHOOL DISTRICT • Eaton Waters, Auctioneer • shall be sold at not less than the par value thereof and accrued interest thereon to the highest and most responsible bidder after advertising for a period of twenty consecutive days. Sundays excepted, in at least two daily newspapers printed in the state of 'Iowa. Advertisements of sale shall recite that the treasurer of state, in his discretion, may reject any or all bids received and, in such event, he shall readvertise for bids in the form and manner above described as many times as in his judgment may be necessary to effect a satisfactory sale. If any of said bonds are not presented for payment within ten (10) years after maturity they shall be barred. Sec. 3. The proceeds of such bonds so paid into the treasury of state shall constitute a service compensation fund and shall be distributed to the persons entitled thereto as hereinafter prescribed. Said eighty-five million dollars ($85,000,000) is hereby appropriated out of said service compensation fund for the purpose of carrying out the provisions of this act. Sec. 4. Every person, male or female, who served on active duty, in the armed forces of the United States, at any time between September 16. 1940, and September 2, 1945. both dates inclusive, and who at the time of entering into such service was a legal resident of the state of Iowa, and who had maintained such residence for a'period of at least six (6) months immediately prior thereto, and was honorably separated or discharged from such service, or is still in active service in an honorable status, or has been retired, or has been furloughed to a reserve, or has been placed on inactive status, shall be entitled to receive from the service compensation fund ten dollars ($10.00) for each month that such person was in active domestic service and twelve and one-half dollars (S12.50) for each month that such person was in active foreign service, all prior to December 31. 1946. not to exceed a total sum of five hundred dollars ($500.00). provided that such person served for a period of not less than one hundred twenty (120) days prior to December 31, 1946. Compensation for a fraction of a month shall not be considered unless it be sixteen days or more in which event it shall be computed as a full month. No person shall be entitled to such compensation who received a bonus or compensation of like nature, as provided in this act, from another state. No person shall be entitled to such compensation who being in the service of the armed forces of the United States, subsequent to September 16, 1940, refused on conscientious, political, religious, or other grounds to subject himself or herself to military discipline. Service in the merchant marine shall not be considered for the purpose of this act. The surviving unremarried widow or widower, child or children, stepchild or stepchildren, mother, father, or person standing in loco parentis, in the order named and none other, of any deceased person, shall be paid the compensation that such deceased person w-ould be entitled to under this act. if living; but if any person has heretofore died or shall hereafter die, from service conected causes incurred between September 16. 1940, and December 31, 1946. the first of survivors as hereinbefore designated and in the order named, shall be paid five hundred dollars ($500.00) regardless of the length of such service. Sec. 5. Active duty in the armed forces of the United States shall include all time for which credit is received in the computation of terminal leave, including such leave time as provided for by federal statutes, including Armed Forces Leave Act of 1946, and attendance at an armed forces school including such schools conducted at a college, university, or similar institution of learning, but shall exclude time pursuing a course of instruction in a college, university, or other institution of learning as a duly enrolled student. Sec. 6. There is hereby created a board to be known as the "World War II Service Compensation Board" to consist of the state auditor, state treasurer, the adjutant general and two veterans of World War II. which two veterans shall be appointed by the governor and serve at his pleasure. The World War II members of the board shall receive compensation of ten dollars '510.00) a day and actual expenses for each day of actual service in the administration of the provisions of this act. The board shall maintain its office at the seat of government in Des Moines. Iowa. Sec. 7. Duties. It shall be the duty of the said board to administer the provisions of this act, to examine all applications and approve or disapprove the same and make any investigation necessary to establish facts. In the event an application is disapproved by the | board, the claimant shall have the I right to appeal to the district court i of the state of Iowa in and for the j county of his legal residence within i a period of thirty days from date of mailing by registered mail of notice of such disapproval. The appeal shall be perfected by filing in the office of the board, a written notice of appeal setting forth the | order of finding appealed from and j the grounds of the appeal. Within 1 thirty (30) days after the filing of j such notice of appeal the board I shall make, certify and file in the ; office of the clerk of the district I court to which the appeal is taken, a full and complete transcript of all . documents in the proceeding, in) eluding any depositions, a transcript or certification of the evidence, if reported, including the notice of appeal. The clerk shall forthwith docket such appeal. The appeal shall be heard in such district court as in equity de novo. Appeal may be taken to the Supreme court from any final order or judgment or decree of the district court When any application has been approved by the board, payment shall be made to the applicant in accordance with the provisions of this act. It shall be the duty of the board to prepare vouchers and transmit the same to the state comptroller in payment of the bonus claims provided for herein and other necessary administrative expenses; said state comptroller shall issue a warrant for the amount stated therein and the state treasurer shall pay such warrants out of said bonus fund. The board is hereby empowered to employ such assistants>and incur.such other expenses as may be necessary for such administration and carrying out of the provisions of this act, and, the funds necessary for such administration and carrying out the provisions of this act shall be expended from said compensation fund; such assistants as said board may deter- mine shall give bond in such amount as may be fixed by said board, and shall, whenever practicable, be persons whithln the classes as defined in section four (4) of this net. The board is hereby empowered to make, adopt and promulgate such rules and regulations for the carrying out of the provisions of this act as it deems necessary and expedient and which are not inconsistent with any provisions of this act. f Sec. 8. Before receiving any compensation under the provisions of this act, the claimant, or his successor in interest, shall file with the service compensation board, application on forms provided by said board; such application must be so filed on or before December 31, 1950. Such application shall stale facts sufficient to establish the status of such applicant within a class as defined in section four (4) of this act, and shall be duly verified. Sec. 9. Whoever knowingly makes a false statement, oral or written, relating to a material fact in supporting a claim under the provisions of this act, shall be punished by a fine of not more than one thousand dollars ($1,000.00) or be imprisoned for not more than one year, or both, and shall forfeit all benefits he or she might have been entitled to under this act. Sec. 10. After payment of all of the above claims and expenses of administration of the board herein created, all funds up to and including three million dollars ($3,000.000) remaining in the hands of World War II service compensation board shall constitute an additional compensation fund to be administered by the said board for the amelioration of the condition of residents of this state within the classes defined in section four (4) of this act who suffer from disability. The cost of the administration of such additional compensation fund shall be paid from such fund. After the payment of all said claims and expenses of administration of the board herein created all funds remaining in the hands of World War II service compensation board in excess of three million dollars ($3,000,000) shall revert to and become a part of the permanent school fund of the state. Sec. 11. All payments and allowances made under this act shall be exempt from taxation and from levy and sale on execution and all bonds issued hereunder shall be exempt from taxation. Sec. 12. To provide for the payment of the principal of said bonds so issued and sold and the interest thereon as the same become due and mature, there is hereby imposed and levied upon all of the taxable property within the state of Iowa in addition to all other taxes, a direct annual tax for each of the years said bonds are outstanding sufficient in amount for .the payment of principal of said bonds as it shall become due, and sufficient in amount to produce additional sums as may be needed to pay the interest on said bonds each year for twenty (20) years. The treasurer of the state shall annually certify to the state tax commission prior to the time for levy of general state taxes the amount of money required to be raised to pay the principal and interest on such bonds maturing in the ensuing year, and said state tax commission shall annually fix the rate percentum necessary to be levied and assessed upon the valuation of the taxable property within this state to produce funds sufficient to pay the principal of and interest upon such bounds as the same become payable, _ and such additional- annual direct I = tax shall be levied, certified, assessed and collected at the same time and in the same manner as arc taxes for general stale purposes. Sec. 13. If any clause, sentence, paragraph, or part of this act shall for any reason be adjudged by any court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, such judgment shall not affect, impair or invalidate the remainder of the act. but shall be confined in its operation to the clause, sentence, paragraph, or part thereof directly involved in the controversy in which such judgment has been rendered. Sec. 14. This law, after legal publication shall be submitted to the people of this state at the general election to be held in November, nineteen hundred forty-eight, and shall not take effect unless at such election it shall receive a majority of all votes cast for and against it. Separate ballots shall be provided for the electors which shall be in substantially the following form: (Notice to voters: For an affirmative vote upon any question submitted upon this ballot, mark a cross mark in the square after the word "Yes." For a negative vote, make a similar mark in the square following the word "No." "Shall the following public measure, being an act of the 52nd General Assembly, be adopted and approved?" (Here insert in full this law) Sec. 15. This act shall take effect immediately upon its adoption and approval at such election. Approved May 19. 1947. I. Eollo H. Bergeson, secretary of state for the State of Iowa, and custodian of the Laws and Acts of the General Asesmbly do hereby certify that the foregoing is a true and correct copy of a certain enactment of the General Assembly known as Chapter 59. Acts of the Fifty-second General Assembly and was approved by the Governor May 19. 1947. I further certify that this publication is in compliance with Section 5. Article 7 of the Constitution of Iowa relating to the submission to the electorate of the question of incurring debts by the state. Given under my hand and the seal of my office affixed this 22nd dav of July, A. D. 1948. (SEAL) Rollo H. Bergeson. Secretary of State. YES NO Published in the Postville Herald August 4. September 1, October 6, and October 27, 1948. iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiiiiiiiiiiniiHiniiiiimiiiiiii Bakkum Chiropractic Clinic WAUKON, 10ft) I 21 EAST MAIN STREET OFFICE HOURS: 10:00 to 12:00 A. M. 7:00 to 9:00 Wednesday Ev«,i.- 1:00 to 5:00 P. M. 7:00 to 10:00 Saturday Ev «Zf CLOSED EVERY THURSDAY ^ ROY G. BAKKUM, D.C. NOTICE To All Farmers! DO NOT BE UNDERPAID FOR DEAD HORSES AND COWS WE ARE STILL PAYING UP TO $ 20 .«o 40 YEARS Back about 1908. Mrs. Ellen Coyle lost a gold ring while living 11 with her daughter, Mrs. Bridgette Lawler. in Ogden. Last week, her great-grandson, James Lawler found the ring, still in good shape after its 40 years outside and bearing the legend. "P. H. C. to Ellen C. May 12. 1891." Mrs. Coyle, the original owner, died in 1909. (HIDES MUST BE GOOD) FREE GIFTS FOR SMALL ANIMALS If You Want Prompt Attention More Cash and Guaranteed Service — CALL — ALLAMAKEE COUNTY RENDERING SERVIC Postville—Phone 555 — or — COLE RENDERING SERVICE Waukon, Iowa—Phone 600 LICENSE NO. 36 lilllllll Quit Lifting Your Heavy Milk Cans- Just slide 'em in THE ORIGINAL Stand ley Lift-Saver MILK COOLER WITH ALL ALUMINUM CONSTRUCTION Lifting 6 cans of milk twice a day creates a real BACKACHING JOB. Standley Lift- Saver Milk.Coolers, unlike the conventional top-lid type, save you this operation. Just open the wide front and slide in the cans. COOLS FASTER — CHEAPER—BY NEW REFIGERATED WATER SPRAY METHOD Instead of the old-fashioned water bath, the Standley Cooler works on an entirely new principle: it sprays your milk cans with gallons of constantly-circulating ice water, which washes away the heat as it runs off-the cans. Don't worry about partially filled cans. They can't tip. Refrigeration is just as efficient whether you have one or all of the cans in place. Cleaning is simple. Just loosen the hose connection, start the pump and the water is out in a jiffy. This more effcient method cools your milk to meet Grade A requirement—in a fraction of an hour—so fast that bacteria count is held well under the maximum. The extra profit you make on Grade A every day, with the low-cost operation of your Standley Cooler, will soon make it pay for itself. SEE IT DISPLAYED AT THE BIG-FOUR FAIR Postville Refrigeration Service HAROLD SEBASTIAN, Prop. ... tofrt Telephone No. 342-J v postville, w r

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