Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa on September 29, 1948 · Page 5
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September 29, 1948

Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa · Page 5

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[WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER M, IMt. To The Ladies ... Your help is needed in the advancement of the society section of The Herald. Please call, phone 200, or write of any club meetings, family reunions, birthday parties, anniversary events, church, lodge or service club gatherings. Just phone 200 or drop a letter or post card in the mail box and give us the particulars. Picnic Dinner. Mr. and Mrs. Victor Ruckdaschel entertained relatives at a picnic dinner at their home Sunday. Those in attendance were Mr. and Mrs. Joe Ihde, Clara, Alfred and Emma; Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Ihde, Aritha and Arthur, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Linderbaum and Eleanor, all of Ossian; Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Ihde, Rosalia, Leslie, Larry and Helen, Mr. and Mrs. Orville Meyer and Judy Ann of Castalia; Fritz Oestmann, Rosina and Willard, of Clermont; Mr. and Mrs. Donald Knuth of Luana; Mr; and Mrs. Merle Ruckdaschel, Julaine, Carol and Ruth; Miss Betty Schutte, Earl, Orville and Rose Marie Ruckdaschel, all of Postville. In the evening Mr. and Mrs. Fred Ruckdaschel, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Linderbaum and Eleanor, and Mr. and Mrs. Donald Knuth, visited at the home. PostrFranklih Study Club Holds Meeting The Post-FrBnklln Study Club held its September meeting at the home of Mrs. Edwin Smith with a good attendance and one visitor was present, Mrs. W. F. Baltz. A scripture reading was given by the hostess followed by repeating the Lord's Prayer. Roll call was "A Tasty Picnic Dish," The program included the singing of "America The Beautiful," a book review by Mrs. M. E. Smith, thought for the day by Mrs. Floyd Clark, women's creed and evening prayer by the group. The contest was given by Mrs. Fred Gericke and was won by Mrs. Arno Engelhardt. Luncheon was served by the hostesses, Mrs. Floyd Clark and Mrs. Don Lamborn. The next meeting will be held at the home of Mrs. Earl Miller at Waukon. The meeting will be a hard time party. It Pays To Know- HOW TO BUY WORK CLOTHING Observes 77th Birthday Charles H. Hoth observed his seventy-seventh birthday Sunday, September 26. Guests at his home for the day were Mr. and Mrs. 'William Sunderman of Waukon, Mr. and Mrs. Herman Gipp and Ida Gipp of Ossian, Mr. and Mrs. John Schutta of Frankville, Mr. and Mrs. Herman Schutta and Durwood Schutta, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Hoth, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Hoth, Donald and Richard Hoth, and Mrs. Anna Staadt, Pauline and Catherine. Prepare for Cold Days Ahead NEW MERCHANDISE JUST ARRIVED OUTING PAJAMAS and GOWNS for Women and Girls $2.98 to $3.49 MERRI-CHILD KNIT SLEEPERS For Kiddies In one-piece and three-piece styles $1.89 to $2.85 OUTING SLEEPERS Three-piece style $2.19 WOOL HEAD SCARFS $1.00 to $1.98 WOOL MITTENS and GLOVES For Women and Children 98c to $1.79 UNIONSUITS For Women and Children $1.19 to $1.79 SNOW SUITS With two long zippers and Wonderweave fur fabric trim $17.95 and $19.95 BOTANY WOOLENS For that warm dress or skirt — 58-in. wide $3.50 to $5.98 per yard BLACK and BROWN KID GLOVES $3.49 to $4.98 per pair HANDBAGS For Women and Girls $1.29 to $5.98 WOOL SWEATERS Sizes 1 to 46 $2.98 to $8.98 BLANKETS Cotton — Single and Double $1.98 to $3.98 Part Wool — Single and Double $3.98 to $7.98 100% Wool $10.98 and $12.98 HUEBNER'S General Merchandise What's a good buy in men's work clothing? When it comes right down to it, most men will probably admit that they know more about selecting a tractor or buying a car than they do about the workmanship in a good pair of overalls. But if anyone thinks that men's work clothes don't get as much careful attention in manufacturing as Mom's house dresses, he has another guess coming. Because they get all kinds of hard wear and must make endless trips through the family wash, overalls, blue jeans and all work garments must be able to "take it." Getting good quality, longwearing work clothes is easy if you know ,\vhat to ask for, say clothing authorities, Iowa State College. But just a random trip to any store may mean disappointment in your purchase. It pays, they say, to go to your local reliable merchant for work clothing as well as dress suits. Work Shirts And here's what to look for in work shirts. The should be of fine, closely woven chambray. The shirt should be labeled "sanfor­ ized," which means that it will not shrink more than one percent (a very small amount) when laundered. Then, too, vat-dyed shirts are better. They won't fade when washed. Correct size gives fullness through the body and sleeves. Felled seams that are double- needle stitched, and ample cut of shirt tail are points to consider also. The collar should be well centered on the shirt and should have a neck band like a dress shirt with the button centered properly at the throat. Pearl buttons on a wash shirt are best. Bib overalls and blue jeans are both cut to definite standards so that they will be correctly proportioned and a good fit for every size man. Blue denim is standard for overalls because it gives washability and long wear at low cost. It does fade. Therefore overalls should be washed separately. But the manufacturers are now making progress in de veloping dyes which will not run" when overalls or blue jeans are laundered. Buying Hints Choose overalls or jeans of eight-ounce denim. Make sure garment carries a label indicating the article is "sanforized." If you find this label, buy the exact fit of garment. It will not shrink. To get the right fit, select the size according to waist and in-seam measurements. If it has wide, double suspenders, the garment will wear longer and be more comfortable. Triple stitching throughout the garment will make it more durable. Bib lengths come proportioned to various sizes. If the length of the bib is not correct, the suspenders will pull at the shoulder, or the bib will "ride up" under the chin. Full cut, reinforced pockets are most important. Inside pockets should be stitched, turned and then stitched again for clean finish and greater strength. When buying blue jeans, the same points of construction apply as in overalls. Rivets on blue jeans are not only ornamental— they reinforce the garment at points of strain. While these are not all the points to consider, they are features of well-constructed work clothing no matter where you do your shopping. STRUCK "OIL" Dale Husmann of Menlo thought he had "struck oil" for sure last week, when a deep well which supplies several Menlo establishments started delivering gasoline instead of water. The "gusher" was short-lived and ended when a garage next doo r repaired a leak in the gasoline tanks. HORSEBACK Eight residents of Ogden went to Woodbury County fair last week—by horseback. The 120 mile trek was made without difficulty. The return trip was made by truck. Hold Picnic Dinner. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Miene and Christine entertained the following at a picnic dinner at their farm home Sunday: Mr. and Mrs. Gmil Block and Janet, Mr. and Mrs.' Walter Sander and family, Mr. and Mrs. Otto Miene and family, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Schutte and family, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Schutte and family, Mr. and Mrs. Helmuth Schutte and family, Mrs. Fred Miene, Sr., and Mrs. August Schutte, all of Postville; Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Weidenman and family and Mrs. Donald Null of Cedar Rapids; Mr. and Mrs. Walter Winter and Dorothy of Eldorado; Mr. and Mrs. Richard Winter and Sharon of West Union; Mr. and Mrs. Robert Reinking and Nancy of Sumner, and Mr. and Mrs. Walter Everman and family of Castalia. LUCKY SEVEN Near Northwood, an automobile with four young men as passengers went out of control, snapped off a high-tension light pole, turned over seven times—and nobody was seriously hurt. Northwood was without electric power for four hours. DANCE at the CHECKERBOARD Taproom Ballroom PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WIS. FREE BIRTHDAY DANCE SAT., OCTOBER 2 STAN STANLEY and his Orchestra SUN., OCTOBER 3 ADMISSION— 67c plus tax ART KASSEL and his Kassels In The Air WED., OCT. 6 ADMISSION— $1.50 plus tax NO DANCE'SEPT. 30 DANCE SAT., OCT. 2nd — Music By — JIM CRONEN — and Ms — ORCHESTRA ALL MODERN TOES., OCT. 5th -—Music By-— AMBY MEYER and his ORCHESTRA Eleven Top Musicians Playing the Sweet Style Music New Legion Club North «f DMorah on Hifaway Si TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THESE WeekendSpecials SAVE MONEY AND GET QUALITY MERCHANDISE Hospital. Auxiliary Will Hold Annual Election The Hospital. Auxiliary will meet at Memorial Hall next Saturday, October 2, with the meeting to open at 8:00 p. m., according to announcement made this week. Election of officers will be held at the business session. The term "newspaper" came into existence in 1670 in England. A press operated by steam power was invented in 1882. OWING TO THE LENGTH OF "GONE WITH THE WIND" WHICH PLAVS A RETURN ENGAGEMENT AT THE IRIS THEATER THURSDAY, FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, OCTOBER 1-2. THERE WILL BE ONE SHOW EACH NIGHT COMMENCING AT 7:45 P. M. WITH THE FEATURE STARTING AT 8:00 P. M. CLOVER FARM JELL Quick setting, trait flavor teUtln dessert. 3 pkgs. for 25c 1 ORANGE JUICE, i Clover Farm, 46 ounce can for 29c GLENDALE CORN, Golden Cream Style, 3 No. 2 cans 49c CLOVER FARM Evaporated MILK PURE—WHOLESOME 2 cans for 29c Fresh FRUITS ^VEGETABLES 1 TOKAY GRAPES, 2 pounds for. .33c Calif..LETTUCE, Fresh and crisp, so^id heads, 2 heads for ____25c Minnesota Russett Potatoes, 25 lbs ____99c Red Triumph Potatoes, 10 pounds for__ 49c APPLES Wealthy Apples, per bushel —$3.49 Jonathan Apples, per bushel „$4.23 CARLOAD POTATOES HERE SOON. LEAVE YOUR ORDERS NOW! FREE DELIVERY EVERY DAY HELGERSON'S CLOVER FARM STORE Telephone No. 247 - Postville, Iowa SPECIALS FOR THURSDAY, FRIDAY AND SATURDAY ONLY SPRY and CRISCO, d»| tQ 3 pound can for <D 1 • 1 «f DREFT, * 20^ per box only LiUX* SKIPPY PEANUT BUTTER, QOw per jar at only _ fJtfC OCCIDENT CAKE MIX, QC^ per package only— «JtjC GRIDDLE MIX PANCAKE FLOUR, 07 W per package «J IC STRAWBERRY PRESERVES, «|Q Jack Sprat, 1 pound jar D«fC NORTHERN TISSUE, TJw 4 rolls for only OtjC APPLE PYE-QUICK, per package 0<jC> HUEBNER'S General Merchandise ALL PARTIES Come Out For U Our LOWER We heartily support the candidates' pledges to bring down food prices. But we believe that action speaks louder than words . . . especially the kind of action we're taking to bring you lower food prices. We search the wholesale markets for the best food buys. We keep our own costs to the minimum:'and pass the economies of efficient operation along to our customers. So if your food bill seems as big as an elephant and your budget as stubborn as a donkey—come >to HAROLD'S and fill your entire food order at a real saving. FOLGER'S COFFEE, pound 53c CHEESE, 2-Ib. Tasty Loaf 96c SOAP FLAKES, Chiffon, 2 pkgs. __37c ire NEW! n MAKES 10 KINDS OF CAKE ITS EASY! OVEN-READY IN 5 MINUTES OR USS OCCIDENT 35c SUGAR, Cane, 10 pounds for -98c Van Camp No. 2 tin PORK & BEANS, 2 tins for 35c W.K. Corn with red and green peppers MEXICORN, 2 cans for only__ 45c Jersey Sweet Potatoes RED GRAPES 3 lbs. for 29c 2 lbs. for 29c J8I&E AT* MINUTE STEAKS, per pound 89c SMOKED HAM, center cut, lb 89c BOILING BEEF, per pound. 43c BE SURE TO VISIT OUR FROZEN FISH DEPARTMENT I' M O N £ i : i H MARKET] POS'via. b

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