Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa on September 8, 1948 · Page 3
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September 8, 1948

Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa · Page 3

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DNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 1941. THE POSTVILLE HERALD, POSTVILLE, IOWA PAGE THREE. Remember When-? KESIDE Guttenbergi Iowa PWhtre The World's Finest Bands Entertain" Twenty-Five Years Ago. Interesting Items From the Files of the PostvIHe Herald of ' Thursday, September 13,,192:}, 3 -:;',"M\>' Hold your automobiles,^ for the Oxus Grotto is coming to Postvillo on • Thursday, October 15, in all its massive and stupendous entirety to hold its fall meeting, barbecue and big festival of fun, and all Master Masons are invited as their guests. All preparations are completed for the Big-Four Poultry Association's tour and the dates set for next Tuesday and Wednesday, September 18 and 19. This tour will be in charge of Prof. W. H. Lapp, foremost poultry husbandry- man of Iowa. Mr. and Mrs. John Powell and family spent Sunday at Auburn, but were not as lucky catching fish as Jack is in foxes in the good old wintertime. The honor of being the greatest fishers hereabouts belongs to Walter Gass and Miss Anne Wednes of this city, who coaxed twenty- four bass of lawful size out of Turkey river and up onto the bank last Sunday. After a week's visit here to relatives and friends, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Thoma and two children and Mr. and Mrs. Herman Klawnn left by car for their homes in Milwaukee, being accompanied by Mr. and Mrs. Louis F. Thoma and son Wil- lnrd of this city. One of our readers rises to remark that it is discouraging to anyone to plant and toil for a number of years and bring grapes to the bearing point and then have the youth of our town not only take the fruit but destroy the vines as well. And then go and sit on the newly painted church steps and iALE STARTS FRIDAY WATCH FOR THE BIG HARVEST \SALE CIRCULAR! IT WILL BE DELIVERED TO YOUR HOME! JUST A FEW OF THE BIC VALUES 1' SALE filh Any Site 6jSa.wssa BET BOTH XiiS feW I« !« SAPE -PLB5 T|RE J TUBE Savm on Thete Double Filled HEAVY TARPAULINS r • Fireproof, Mildew- £A J £Q proof, Waterproof.' 90a09 T'/ixlQ-Ft. size. Heavy 10-oz. can•as. Bronze grommets. Other sites at correspondingly low prices. PARMAK FENCERS $11.90 ••Volt PARMAK Stocker Model. U.L. approved. «« Stalalcaa Steel FARING KNIFE 7 -Ineh Bent Nose PLIERS Slip Joint, Dull nickel JO* finiah 1-Qt. Metal _ SPRAYER BraaanosaleMdeyphon AgC tube movable Qrqan\i»a °°UGLASS R. LOOMIS, Owner tramp the seeds, skins and unripe fruit Into the wood. Boys, why do these things? Your father hasn't since he grew up. ^ifty Years Ago. Int «est|ng Items From the Files of "The Graphic" published In Postville, September 16, 1898 While threshing last week Harvey French lost his entire crop by fire. The separator was also destroyed by the flames. Our public schools opened on Monday with an enrollment of 259 pupils. Prof. Coffeen and Miss Sala are at the head of the schools. Fire destroyed the Shackelton barn near Frankville last week. 1300 bushels of oats, 113 bushels of timothy seed, hay and straw were lost in the blaze. The 52nd Iowa regiment which is now encamped at the fair grounds at Des Moines has thus far lost 22 men through death, although never seeing the enemy. • Our fire laddies arrived home from West Union Friday in high spirits, having won one first and two second prizes in the contests at the fair last week. The total cash received for prizes amounted to $600. The Thoma building is now located on its new foundation. Mr. Krueger completed the work without a mishap. A clothing firm will be the first occupants of the building. Mr. Krueger will also move the H. S. Luhman home to the west side of the lot, and farmer Siegler will have his large barn moved to another place. ST. PAUL'S LUTHERAN CHURCH Frederick R. Ludwle. Pastor The Ladies' "Aid will meet Thursday afternoon at 2:00 o'clock in the assembly room. The confirmation class will meet Saturday morning at 9:00 o'clock in the assembly room. Junior choir rehearsal Saturday afternoon at 2:00 o'clock at the church. 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, last in a series on great texts, "The Same Yesterday, Today, Forever." The text is Hebrews 13:8. Luther League devotional Sunday evening at 7:30 o'clock in the assembly room. St. Paul's is open daily for prayer and meditation. SHAKING APPLE TREES DAMAGES FUTURE CROP Don't shake the tree to get that nice red apple at the top—use a ladder. Careful picking not only protects this year's crop but next year's as well, says Ed Cott, extension horticulturist at Iowa State College. In the first place, apples that are shaken from the tree or blown down are good only for sauce or canning. Of course it's easy to can them as soon as they fall, but a big homestored apple tastes even better in the winter, reminds Cott. Next year's apple crop can be considerably reduced by shaking the trees, warns the horticulturist. Some of the fruit may not be ready to drop, and heavy apples sometimes split fruit spurs loose from the heavier branches. These spurs are the small branches that produce the crop for the following year. Practice shallow cultivation in late summer gardens, Iowa State College horticulturists say. COIN SHOWER DANCE — at the — Postville Pavilion SAT., SEPT. 18 - - In Honor of - DORA JEAN THORNTON — and — DALE KIESAU Everybody Welcome! COMMUNITY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF POSTVILLE Rev. Eldon Seamana, Pastor Thursday: The senior choir will not meet for its weekly rehearsal this week. Sunday: 10:00 a. m.—Morning worship. There will be special music. The minister will preach. The sermon subject will be "Dynamic Religion." 11:00 a. m.—Sunday School. All are cordially invited to attend this session of Bible study. 7:15 p. m.—The, annual Teacher's Reception will be held in the church parlors. This program is sponsored by the Ladies' Aid. The materials to be used in connection with our Sunday School's new curriculum have arrived. The teachers and officers of the school who have seen them are convinced that they are a great improvement. On Sunday evening, September 19, all parents of children in the Sunday School are invited to attend a meeting to see these materials and have them explained. Will you not keep this date open so that you may truly understand your part in the training program of religious education in our church? CLERMONT LUTHERAN PARISH A. O. Nesset, Pastor Sunday, September 12 — Elgin, Sunday School Rally service at 9:30 a. m. Sunday School at 11:00 a. m. East Clermont, service at 11:00 a. m. West Clermont, communion servie at 8:00 p. m. Tuesday, September 14 — East Clermont Mothers Club meets with Mrs. Lyle Olson at 2:00 p. m. Wednesday, September 15—West Clermont Mission Society at 2:15 p. m. 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. Snowy white Campus crepe lends this blouse with ladder-look inserts • gentle air. Delicate, durable v«l lace rims the neckline end sleeves. Sizes 32 to 40. Priced reasonably at $3.95 tp $5.75 New Plaid and Plain Skirts $4.25 to $7.25 Dereen Style Shop Olive Grinder Telephone No. 140 Mildred Overeen Postville, Iowa FRANKVILLE Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Letchford entertained the following relatives at a picnic supper on Sunday evening, August 29, in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Fletcher Nolf who are visiting here from Schoolcraft, Michigan: Mr. and Mrs. Earl Bollman and Mr. and Mrs. Norman Kinn of Rive Lake, Wisconsin; Mr. and Mrs. Kelsie Webster of Austin, Minnesota; Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Webster, Mrs. Harriet Letchford and Virginia of Waukon; Mr. and Mrs. F. J. Ambrose, Mr. and Mrs. Leon Letchford and family, Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Letchford and Virgean, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Letchford and family, Mrs. Edna Bollman, Mr. and Mrs. Lyle Bollman and family, Harry Bollman, Thomas Bollman, and Mr. and Mrs. Lester Van Wey and family, all of Frankville. Other Frankville News Mike Stewart of Maynard was a visitor at the Paul Behn home Friday. Mrs. Willard Kamin of near Luana spent Friday at the Lester Kamin home. Oran Brand, dairy inspector of Castalia was here Tuesday in the interests of the Cheese Factory. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Behn and Lelanie attended church services at the Trinity Lutheran church in McGregor Sunday. Sarah Miller and Mrs. Daisy Kneeskern attended the County W'. C. T. U. convention at Qecorah Tuesday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Lester Kamin, Carl Dreyer and Mr. and Mrs. Leo Amdahl attended the North Iowa Fair at Mason City Sunday. The Willing Workers are sponsoring a bazaar and auction sale on miscellaneous articles at the C0L0H9M v 14rsngr— because it GIVES DEPENDABLE EVEN HEAT Ycil Everyone agrees it's Colonial for topi in heating economy, comfort and convenience. Trained engineeri plan every installation. LOUIS L. HILL POSTVILLE. IOWA GREEN COLONIAL FURNACE SERVICE church here Tuesday evening. Mr. and Mrs. William Henthorne and family took the formers father, Ernest Hehthorne to Prairie du Chien Thursday following his weeks visit here. Mrs. Roy Kneeskern will entertain group one and Mrs. Elmer Christofferson group two, at their respective homes Thursday afternoon, September 9, this week. A wedding shower will be given for Mr. and Mrs. Wesley Brandt (Ethel Westby) on Friday evening, September 10, at the Community Church in Frankville. George Allen and son, Leslie, and daughters, Mrs. Orville Ruen and Mrs. Reuben Monroe went to Iowa City Sunday where they visited Mrs. George Allen at the University hospital, Mrs. Allen will return home this week. SCRUBBERS Five Maquoketa youths, who swiped some watermelons and broke them up on the school house steps, were busy the next few days taking a pre-school short course in washing and scrubbing the school house steps and sidewalk. Maquoketa police acted as instructors. Buy or sell, twice as well, with Postville Herald Want Ads. INJURED While Art Franken, Sioux Center, was putting a flax roller into a combine, releasing a pin caused two large coil springs to throw an iron bar into his face, knocking him unconscious. His nose was smashed and a part of his skull just over the eye was broken out. He was unconscious for several hours. DANCE WHITE SPRINGS BALLROOM McGregor, Iowa Sat.. Sept. 11th RAY ALTO — and his — COWBOYS COMING — SAT., SEPT. 18th: RALPH VAVRA TAXES ARE NOW DUE! Taxes are now clue and will become delinquent on October 1, when the penalty attaches. 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