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September 8, 1948

Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa · Page 4

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PAGE FOOL THE POSTVILLE HERALD, POSTVILLE, IOWA WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBE|. Postville Herald Clifford W. DeGartno Fred L. Martin Publishers Entered at the PostofTice. Postville, Iowa, as Second Class Matter. SUBSCRIPTION TRICE $2.50 Per Year In Allamakee. Clayton. Fayette and Winneshiek Counties. Elsewhere $3.00 Per Year. WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 8. 1M8. Ernie Brandt was in Hampton on Sunday where he attended a wedding of friends of his. Mr. and Mrs. Ed Niggon and family of Rochester, Minnesota were weekend visitors here. Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Woodcock of Rockford, Illinois are visiting C. N. Hart and J. F. Hart this week. County Treasurer and Mrs. Leon Henderson and sons were visitors in Postville Saturday and attended the fair. Joseph B. Steele and Sen. Arthur Jacobson of Waukon were in Waterloo and Cedar Rapids last week on business. Marie Lawson of Milwaukee. Wisconsin spent the Labor Day weekend in the Frank Lawson borne. _ .... ' -~— --'"Vern Zieman won second plate in farmer class at the horseshoe pitching contest held at the Iowa State Fair at Des Moines last week. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Tuttle of Joliet, Illinois were weekend visitors with his mother, Mrs. Anna TutUe, and attended the Big-Four, '-Fair. _ . , : IRIS THEATRE Postville, Iowa THURSDAY, FRIDAY and SATURDAY September 9, 10 and 11 "THE RETURN OF WILDFIRE" —Richard Arlen, Patricia Morrison, Mary Beth Hughes and Wildfire By a terrific margin this film transcends any "Western" turned out this year. In every way ft rates right up there with "Smoky" and "Red Stallion." The story is plausible and the characters fine and the plot is believeable. Not only is the plot believeable but there are many new twists that add to the story- It is packed with action and thrills. Filmed in Sepia-brown tint, here is the really Grade A entertainment. And at the box- offices of the average small theater this is the "tops." iinmmmm SUNDAY - MONDAY September 12 and 13 "SUMMER HOLIDAY" —-with Mickey Rooney, Gloria De Haven, Butch Jenkins and Frank Morgan Filmed in Technicolor, this comedy with music is just about the last word in entertainment. There are many popular tunes in it Lots of comedy with little Butch Jenkins in it, too. Gloria De Haven, as Mickey's childhood sweetheart, is outstandingly attractive. Marilyn Maxwell, as a burlesque o.ueen who tries to take • Mickey from Gloria, is gorgeous even though her part is not too pleasant. The Technicolor never has been more beautiful. This, too, is a box- office winner. ALSO A Fine Band Act With JOE BEICHMAX and his BAND SUNDAY SLATTNEE AT 2:30 O'CLOCK P. M. TUESDAY and WEDNESDAY September 14 and 15 "BLOND SAVAGE" —with Lief Erickson and Gale Sherwood This one isn't 'quite another Tarzan film, but it doesn't miss it very far in the way of excitement and action-packed jungle stuff. ALSO "THE ARIZONA RANGER" A Zane Grey "Western" with Tim Holt and Ann Leslie It just seems to me that regardless of who plays in the cast the Zane Grey stories are more exciting, more plausible, and make better film entertainment than any other pictures. This one is very, very good. Tuesday & Wednesday — are — CASH NIGHTS! Mr. and Mrs. Harland Troy of Minneapolis, Minnesota are visiting this week in the O. J. Nyberg and AUard Nyberg homes. Mr. and Mrs. Louis Hangartner of Mt. Hope. Wisconsin are spend ing the week in Postville visiting their two daughters, Joyce and Joanne. _ Mr. and Mrs. George Waters and family of Hampton were Sunday dinner guests with Mrs. Carrie Martin and Mr. and Mrs. Fred L. Martin. Mr. and Mrs. Tim Hurley of Minneapolis, Minnesota called at the Lester Robbins home Sunday. Two cars of hogs were shipped over the Milwaukee road the past week. Dr. C. M. Morgan of Amos was a business caller here Saturday and visited a short time with friends. Mrs. John Engclhardt of Monona, who suffered a fractured hip was admitted to Postville hospital. Sunday. Lawrence Sannes of Midway Wisconsin is visiting in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Tindell this week. Anna Wegner of Minneapolis, Minnesota came Saturday to visit in the home of her sister, Mrs. Gust Miller and other relatives and friends. I Mrs. E. C. Sonnkalb acconr panied by her son and daughter- in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Paul L. Sonn­ kalb and Marion, spent Tuesday in Dubuque. | Don Peters of Iowa Falls is here 'as relief agent at the Rock Island depot while Mr. and Mrs. W. L Larson are vacationing in California and Canada. Mr. and Mrs. Lester Saboe of Waterloo and Mr. and Mrs. Orville Saboe of West Union were visitors here with friends Sunday and attended the fair. Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Loomis and children left Saturday for Mondovi, Wisconsin where they spent the Labor Day weekend visiting with his parents. Mr. and Mrs. K. J. Kerr and family. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Turner and family, Ruth and Dale Turner, and Mr. and Mrs. Boyd ^J. Turner and family attended the Turner family reunion held Cresco last Sunday afternoon. aH."t l .l"—- r - WEEKEND SPECIALS Jack Sprat Spaghetti, two 15!» ounce cans 25c Jack Sprat Apple Sauce, 18 ounce can for 18c Jack Sprat Apricots, 16 ounce can for 19c Jack Sprat Fink Grapefruit Juice, 46 oz. can, 23c Jack Sprat Red Cherries, in heavy syrup, 20 oz. can 37c Jack Sprat Oven Baked Beans, two 1 lb. cans 35c Jack Sprat Peaches, in heavy syrup, Size 2'S can 35c Jack Sprat Macaroni or Spaghetti, two 7 oz. pkgs 19c Mayflower Red Sour Pitted Cherries, No. 10 can. $1.63 COMBINATION OFFER— A M-o*. pkg. Jack Sprat Cake Flour and an 8 oz. / bottle Imitation Vanilla, / BOTH FOR ONLY 39c Gerber's Baby Food, 3 cans...J?3c Jack Sprat Pure Grape Juice, pint bottle for. 55c Jack Sprat Tomato Juice, 10 IS ounce can for 10c Jack Sprat Salad Dressing, quart jar for _ 59c 4B White Cream Com, 20 ounce can for _...16c PEACHES PEARS CANTALOUPE WATERMELON BORDEN'S ICE CREAM SUGAR BOWL ICE CREAM Fred J. Thoma The JACK SPRAT Store Evelyn Erickson spent last week at Farrar visiting Gladys Poorbaugh, who was married Aug ust 29. Evelyn was a bridesmaid at her friend's wedding. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Schratz and Mr. and Mrs. Louis Schratz and Carol, all of Madison, Wisconsin, spent the Labor Day weekend at the Donald Kugel home. Mr. and Mrs. John Wahl of Iowa City and Misses Carole and Bette Jo Musgrove of Ottumwa were weekend visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Green. Dorothy Waters, who finished her nurses training at Mercy Hospital in Dubuque, this spring, is spending a weeks vacation in the, home of her mother, Mrs. Milda Waters. Mr. and Mrs. Everett Usher an\ son, Michael Alan, returned to CeV dar Rapids Monday evening after* a weekend visit with the latter's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Al Winter and other friends. The .Grand Meadow school will be sold at public auction on Saturday, September 11. beginning at 1:30 p. m. The school is located five miles south of Postville near the East Clermont Lutheran Church. Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Gustafson and son, David Alan, left for their home in Little Falls, Minnesota on Friday after spending a weeks va cation in the home of Mrs. Gus tafson's parents, Mr. -and Mrs. Louis Schlee. Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Gustafson and son, David Alan, of Little Falls, Minnesota, who were visit ing in the home of Mr. and Mrs Louis Schlee, drove to Waverly last Tuesday and spent the day calling on friends there. Mr. and Mrs. Ben Erickson and Louie returned last week from an eleven day vacation trip through Lake of the Woods, Winnepeg and Kenora, Canada. They re turned by way of Hibbings. where they saw the largest open iron mine in the world and by way of Duluth. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur' Burdick are spending the day in Caledonia, Minnesota. Mrs. Christ Wenger of Elgin submitted to major surgery at the Postville hospital this morning. Wilmer Nordin spent from Friday to Tuesday last week at Spooner, Wisconsin on a business trip. School News— (Continued from page 1) A daughter was born to Mr. and Mrs. Earl Melchcr of Monona on September 6, weight five pounds, 11 ounces. September Court Term In Session At Waukon Richard Colton of Rockford, Illinois spent the weekend with his brother and sister-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Luman Colton. Kathryn Klingbeil left Monday for Hammond, Indiana where she will resume her teaching duties. Her parents accompanied her. Mr. and Mrs. Alan Beucher left Tuesday for Syracuse University at Syracuse. New York where Alan will enroll for the fall term of studies. Eldred E. Winter returned to San Diego, California Sunday evening after spending several days leave with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. A. Winter and friends. Mr. and Mrs. H. F. Eberling took their daughter, Carol, to Cedar Falls on Monday where she enrolled at Iowa State Teachers College for the coming year. Mr. and Mrs. Cartas Schultz and daughter, Dureen, and Miss Wilma Faupell of Fallen, Nevada came 'Saturday for a visit with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Emil Schultz and family. .•• The Postville Bakery delivered their 10.000th bun to concession stands at the Big-Four Fair Monday morning giving every indication that the large crowd attending the event were big eaters. "1 : ""The-September meeting of the Postville Volunteer Fire Department will be held next Mjonday evening. The meeting was postponed one week due to the Fair being in session last weekend. game. All the band uniforms arc being cleaned, in preparation for fall marching appearances, but since they are all-wool and quite warm, they will probably not be worn until the weather is cooler. During the first week of school the Tilson-Grctseh Musical Aptitude Test was given to the fifth and ninth grades. This test is one which is given in many school systems throughout the country. It was given last year in Postville to! grades through nine, inclusive, so this year had to be given to the new fifth grade and freshmen only. It is a great aid in helping the instrumental teacher classify the musical talents of pupils and advise them as to which instruments they are best suited to play. High scorers on the test this year were: Fifth Grade — excellent: Jack Backhaus, Ileta Christofferson, Charles Eberling, Gary Haltmeyer, Bobby James, Gretchen Palas, John Schultz, Zoe Thoreson, Eugene Winter: very good: David Schutte, Louis Wedo. Eighth Grade — excellent: Don Christofferson (who did not take the test last year.) Freshmen—superior: Jean Christofferson, Dorothy Heins, Patricia Ruckdaschel, Janice Schroeder; excellent: Audrey Buddenberg. Ronold Gulsvig, Shirley Henthorne, Nancy Kneeland. Paul Kostman, Allan Meier, Nora Peake, Marietta Van Wey: very good: Beverly Brown, Gerald Hemesath, Dick Klingbeil, Donald Olson, Joan Schultz, Shirley Topel. Beginners' classes will be started this week. A few school-owned instruments are available, and some of the music stores in the neighboring cities are again offering the type of rental-purchase plans which they operated before the •war. The September term of the Allamakee County District Court opened in the court rooms of the court house in Waukon Tuesday with Judge G. B. Rlchter on the bench. The calendar of cases included nine criminal suits and fourteen civil actions. O. H. Fossum is clerk of the court, Lloyd Kolsrud, deputy clerk, and Herman Haehlen, county attorney. , MRS. F. L. RATHBUN PASSES AWAY Funeral services for »:| Rathbun, 90, who passed awjjl Long Beach, California, v^i held in that city Thursday, After cremation the body« brought here for burial in vlUe cemetery. Mrs. Rathbun Postville resident. Plan now. a good Pasture "Return Of Wildfire" To Plav At Iris Theatre Mr. and Mrs. Paul Bowlin and son, Paul, of Minneapolis, Minnesota came Saturday for a visit in the home of her parents. Dr. and Mrs. F. W. Kiesau and also her brother, Dr. and Mrs, M. F. Kiesau and family. Mrs. Marjorie Douglas and daughters Deniece, Cullen and Sally, of Prairie du Chien, Wiscon- son, and Mr. and Mrs. Eldo Hoffman of Garnavillo spent the weekend at the home of the ladies' parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ross Thornton and attended the fair. Mrs. A. C. Webster left Monday for Terre Haute, Indiana where she is visiting her niece, Miss Esther Oehring. Mrs. Webster is assisting Miss Oehring in moving to Chicago, where she has a teaching position at the University of Chicago. They plan on returning to Postville the latter part of this week. Mr. and Mrs. John Stroy of Chi cago, Illinois gave a party to the following friends last Wednesday evening at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Lester Willman: Mr. and Mrs. Harold Turner, Mr. and Mrs. Louis Schmidt, Kathy and Renee, Mrs. Elsie Meyer, Mrs. Margret Welker, Mrs. Amelia Willman and Lorenz, and Mr. and Mrs. Lester Willman. Mr. and Mrs. John Stroy of Chicago, Illinois, who have been visiting at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Lester Willman the past two weeks, returned to their home last Thursday. The ladies are sisters. They were also accompanied by Mrs. Welker and Mr. and Mrs. Louis Schmidt, who took them back by car. Mr. and Mrs. Schmidt returned Tuesday. Now for the first time MtlNSPIIKC KrUCWOlU IITH ELGIN DuroPower fOt IICIN WATCHIS MtDl SIHCI l»»f... A "crippl«d".woteh ii a nuiianco. lot us make it woll with axpert cleaning, oiling and noconary rtpoiri. Bring it in today for impaction. W. J. HANKS Your Jeweler Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Brandt, Otto Brandt, Ernie Brandt, Mr. and Mrs. Verni Brandt and Jimmie of Clermont, Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Larson of Oelwein and IVTr. and Mrs. Henry Larson of Ossian drove to Latimer last Sunday where they attended the wedding of Lavern Harris and Mildred Oik, which was performed in a Lutheran church near Latimer. Those who love "horse" pictures, and that is almost everybody, should not fail to see "The Return Of Wildfire" at the Iris Thursday. Friday and Saturday. September 9. 10 and 11. It is not to be compared to the run of the mill "western." In fact you can say that it rates with "Smoky" and "Red Stallion." Not very often it is possible these days to secure a first run showing of any film let alone an outstanding "horse" picture like this one. Filmed in Sepia, brown tone, the film is extra special in scenic beauty. Patricia Morrison, Mary Beth Hughes, and Richard Arlen are the players but is that splendid horse "Wildfire" that is the "star." You will not want to miss "Summer Holiday" in technicolor with Mickey Rooney, Gloria De Haven, Marilyn Maxwell, Butch Jenkins, and Frank Morgan. This comedy with music is excellent entertainment and Rooney "scores" again with a swell performance. See it Sunday or Monday September 12 or 13. Many are beginning to realize that there is no better place to enjoy technicolor films than right here in Postville. Modern equipment is definitely the answer. Lamps that develop 50 amperes on the film and through lenses that are the last word in optical perfection give beauty to technicolor that is nothing short of breath taking. Iris Theater Management. A large fan placed at one end of the feedway will blow cool air down the aisle and cool off the cows. When the cows are more comfortable they will produce more milk, Iowa State College dairy men say. FIRST GAME OF SEASON FOOTBALL At Smith Athletic Field Friday, Sept. 10 Kickoff at 3:00 o'clock P. M. Postville Pirates — vs St. Mary's, Waterloo Here is the opportunity to see the 1948 Pirate Eleven in action in a pre-conference game. COMB OUT AND SUPPORT THE TEAM! TSKi TSK! 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