Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa on May 21, 1936 · Page 5
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May 21, 1936

Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa · Page 5

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THURSDAY, MAY H, 1930. i the yellow 'label on your Post "HerBW—It tella you' when your on expires. tUAMER M m PDUSH »'««/ JOHNSON? FURNITURE POLISH JOHNSON'S WAX GUKOAT 59$ L. L. HILL Healing—-Hardware—Plumbing POSTVILLE, IOWA Attorney W. H. Burling was over at Waukon Monday attending to legal matters before the district court of Allamakee county. HEIGHTS HOTEL, McGregor, Iowa. Season opening on May 24. New management. Clean, luxurious beds; delicious, tempting foods. Careful attention to banquets and week-end parties. Rates reasonable. "The Little Hotel With Big Ideals." Mrs. Ruth W. Ncff, Manager. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Meyer and family of New Albfn were visitors hpre Sunday in the Mr. and Mrs. Levi Sires home. The ladies' are sisters. T)ie Meyers report that very little seeding has been done as yet on the bottom lands in that vicinity as the bottom lands are still too damp to cultivate. Bob Harrington of Cornell College, Mt. Vernon, arrived in Postville last Friday afternoon via the hitch hike route and made mighty good time at it, and was thus enabled to spend an enjoyable week-end here in the home of his parents. Mr. and Mrs. Cy Harrington, and to greet his many friends as well. Bob remained here until three o'clock Monday morning when he left on the return journey, accompanying Gilbert Sanders, who had been here from Solon, Iowa, for a visit to his family. 25c FRONTIER. DAYS: Chief O-Con-Sta-Ta of the Cherokee Indians makes Freddie > Schuster "Friend-Of-The-Indian" before one of the hundreds of log cabins to be given, youngsters throughout the country during the great IGA Frontier Days celebration from May 22 to June 6. Jerome Walters with his prize head-dress nnd tom-tom watches from the cabin doorway. . Cooperating with educators and child training authorities, the grocers' organization is assisting in turning children away from the menace of gangster" games to those of the stirring Old West. COOKIES, Special Assortment, 3 kinds, j r regular 25c value, per pound IOC IGA BEVERAGES, Big 24-oz. bottles, <)Q 3 Big Bottles for Orange, Cherry, Ginger Ale, Root Beer and Others. (Bottle charge extra) FREE!! While they last—1 Regular 7-oz. pkg. Grape Nuts Flakes with the purchase of: 2 large 13-oz. pkgs. Post Toasties, and 110-oz. or pkg. Post's Bran Flakes, for GRAPE NUTS—the energy food, 1 H 12-ounce package for 111* SWANS DOWN CAKE FLOUR, 44-ounce package for only SALMON, IGA Fancy Pink, OQ r 2 large 1-pound cans for UO\* GREEN TEA, IGA DeLuxe, OC p 8-ounce package for &«Jv COFFEE, Red "A", 1 fi r per pound only lUi, CATSUP, IGA DeLuxe, OQ r 2 large 14-ounce bottles for UVK* CRACKER JACK, "the good kind" 1 O 3 packages for only luV* OXYDOL, the complete household soap, Of Large 24-oimce package for Ai 11* CREPE TISSUE, IGA Dawn, 1 Q r 3 rolls during this sale for IGA WHITE NAPTHA Laundry Soap, OO 6 Giant Bars for only The Farmers Store a I. G. A. Frontier Days Sale Starting Friday, May 22 The boys up at the state highway garage have a great eye lor beauty, whether its the kind that walks about on two legs, or is just lying still. An evidence of this is the fact that the lawns about the grounds are kept nicely trimmed and are also decorated with tulip beds that are just now at about their best bloom. There have been happy days down on the Henderson Prairie farm of Mr. and Mrs. Irving Deering since last Saturday forenoon, when the great family bird, Dr. Stork, left a dandy bouncing 9'/& -pound baby boy at their home and bestowed upon this worthy couple parental honors for the first time. Charles is the name this little lad will wear and may he long live to bless the home of his proud parents. Mr. and Mrs. Helmio Meyer and family, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Meyer and family, Mr, and Mrs. Elmer Hdth and family, Mr. and Mrs. "Ding" Eberling and family were down Bob's Creek last Sunday afternoon, in the Reif neighborhood, doing a bit of fishing and reports that are fully verified give positive proof that Ding got a real whopper, the one fish providing a regal feast for the entire group that evening on their return home. Mr. and Mrs. L. H. Moody of Excelsior, Minnesota, drove into Postville last Saturday evening on a week-end visit to her father, R. F. Hecker, and her brothers, R. M. and Joe Hecker. We enjoyed a little chat with Lowell, during which we found him the same friendly fellow he used to be when a Postville resident and we were also pleased to note that the depression had made no dent in his waist line. They left for home again on Sunday afternoon. Elmer Hoth informs us that the Postville Lumber Co. has sold eleven tractor corn cultivators so far this season, which is evidence that farm prosperity is again with us. That is quite a change in corn cultivating from the old days when a kid had to ride a horse attached to a plow that required two trips to the row. And was it some sport riding the ridge pole of an old horse with a bit of sheepskin thrown on to save a bit of the rider's skin. A large and happy throng of relatives and friends of Mr. and Mrs. Gor don Lawson, newlyweds, assembled at Turner Hall last Saturday evening and tendered this worthy couple a rousing post-nuptial parcel shower. The evening was spent pleasantly in dancing until midnight when an elab orate picnic supper was served, after which all repaired to their respective homes, leaving behind a huge array of useful and beautiful gifts that will work in right handily in the establish ment of the new home. The Couple Club gave Mrs. George Kohlmann a neat surprise at her home on Sunday evening in honor of her birthday anniversary. The guests came provided with huge baskets of eats and spread a sumptuous feast at the six-thirty dinner that was heartily enjoyed by all. The evening was passed pleasantly at Bridge, the prize winners being Mr. and Mrs. Erwin L, Klingbeil, J. W. Steele, Mrs. T. R. Collins. Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Casten, On leaving the guests wished for Mrs. Kohlmann many happy returns of the day. Mr. and Mrs. Herman Schutta and family arrived in. Postville last Saturday evening with their household effects after a several years residence in Chippewa Falls, Wis., and have already settled down to housekeeping in their own home on Postville's north side. Welcome back to the old home town. Attorney James F. Drew of Waukon was a Postville business visitor Tuesday and took time off to call at this office to place an announcement in the Herald regarding his candidacy for county attorney on the democratic ticket. Mr. Drew, who held the county attorneyship for one term, from 1932 to 1934, has no opposition at the' primary so will undoubtedly have the solid support of his party vote. ; In conversation with Ed Green on Monday he informed us that the Green sugar bush, near Castalia, had a very good season this year, the output of syrup totaling about 400 gallons. He says they have had better years and some that were not as good, but he figures this year's output a very satisfactory one. The Green sugar bush is one of the oldest, if not the oldest, in the state, and has for many years been turning out a goodly supply of quality products. Ray R. Douglass, secretary to Congressman Fred Biermann in Washington, D. C, arrived here last Thursday and remained until Sunday evening among local relatives and friends. His visit here had no connection with his official capacity but rather a strictly personal business and social mission. He reports his family well after a winter's siege of minor ailments and that they are anxious to return here for the summer vacation as soon as congress adjourns. W. T. Schwartzhoff of Waukon was in Postville on Monday and Tuesday meeting and greeting the democratic voters, he being a candidate for sheriff at the June primaries. Mr. Schwartzhoff is an Allamakee product and has spent the greater part of his lifetime here during which he has made many friends who are supporting him in his campaign. He informs us that he is not connected with any group or clique whose strings he would have to handle if he were elected. He is making a thorough canvass of the democratic voters as time will permit. Frank W. Eaton of Long Beach, Cali fornia, surprised the natives of his old home town last Sunday forenoon by dropping off the forenoon bus for a visit to relatives and many friends. The natives, however, were not all he surprised, as on his arrival here he went first to the home of his aunt, Mrs. Geo. Waters, and she being at church and "Tim" being pretty tired, he proceeded to roll into bed and was soon fast asleep, and it was a pretty much surprised aunt that came home from church to find a strange man had occupied one of her beds in her absence. Then he proceeded to pass on another surprise on his wife, who arrived here that day with her sister, Mrs. Morgan, and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Gates, from Oshkosh, Wis., as Mrs "Tim" had had no communication to the effect that he was coming. How ever, everything has been ironed out and explained nicely, and all of us are glad to welcome these fine folks back to their old home town again. Senior Class Play: Presented by the Class of 1936 'New F ires a comedy in three acts by Charles Quimby Burdette Under the supervision of Margaret Louise Meyn TURNER OPERA HOUSE Tuesday, May 26 at eight o'clock P. M. SEE THIS COMEDY! You'll enjoy every minute of this comedy of an American family that was faced with a problem which in solving led them into many ridiculous complications. The cast has been working hard to perfect the play and will present it most capably. We know you mil enjoy every minute of it. Tickets are now being sold by the Seniors. Get yours today! Flower Girls Chosen For Memorial Day Louis Schulte has chosen the following gjrls from Postville and vicinity to assist him in decorating the graves of veterans on Memorial Day, Saturday, May 30th: * FLOWER GIRLS Dorothy Boese Darlene Stockman Myrtle Schultz Margaret Stutzman Dorothy Kerr Kathryn Livingood Jean Douglass Rose Marie Meyer Marjorie Kerr Mama Reinhardt Marjorie Baries Marcella Mitchell Romona Meyer Elizabeth Schultz Betty Reincke Elizabeth. Douglass Mary Bursell Betty Lou Brandt Shirley Froning Virginia Marston Ruth Knuppe Marjorie Lawson Norma Hanks Ora Gene Oestman Mary Eberling Betty Lou Welzel Dorothy Waters Charlotte Gordon Virginia Oldag Dorothy Schultz , Shirley Olson Betty Jean Schlee Ila Mae Dyke Virginia Livingood Maxine Appel Jacqueline Winder Gloria Gass Shirley Mae Meyer Sophia Dyke Ethel Mae Jahncke Lois Tindell Alberta Stockman Ardith Hale Dorothy Stafford Lois Benson Ida Mae Severn Lola Gordon' Frances Williams Marilyn Heins Mary Stutzman Harriet Henry Marian Casten Ruth Jacobia Louise Thomson Pearl Schultz Charleen Schlee Lucille McNally Lavilla Gordon Fern Lansrud Gladys Peterson Ruth Welzel Eileen Nuehring Edith Gruhn Ruth Nagel The Misses Teresa Naso, music instructor, and Margaret Meyn, dramatic instructor, of the Postville public schools, neither of whom will return here next year, have won a warm spot in the hearts of the American Legion boys, by putting in extra time at this busy season of the school year, in helping to make Memorial Day in Postville a success. The former is training a group of her girls for vocal numbers on the program, and the latter in coaching one of her pupils to present "Lincoln's Gettysburg Address." Complete program next week. Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Toney and Geneva were here from Waukon Sunday in attendance at the funeral of William Ewing. Graduation Gift Hints: Military Sets Yardley Toilet Sets Atomizing Sets Kodaks Pocketbooks Shaving Sets Douglass Pharmacy "Where Quality Counts" Postville, Iowa OllltllllllllllllllllllllKMIIIIIMIIIIMIIIIHIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIItlltr^ 5 I • I I At the Elevator \ TRY OUR I I PIG Meal) I —made from an | | . Ames formula. f $1.85 1 per cwt. | Postville, Iowa 'rmtiiiitimuiiiiiimmiMiitiiiiiuuiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiMiniiiiiimt SB GROCERY SALE MAY 22, 23, 25, 26 "Always A Little More For A Little Less" Van Camp Pork & Beans, 5 cans 23c Libby Fruit Cocktail_9c Pineapple, 2 cans 15c Karo Syrup, x / z gal._25c Brooms 25c to 69c June Peas, 2 cans 15c Mustard, Quart 11c Navy Beans, 4 lbs.__13c Rice, 3 lbs. __17c Mayflower Pineapple, sliced, No. 2 «/ 2 can 17c FLOUR! ! Silko Flour 1.39 Mothers Best__1.65 Buy SUGAR Now!! 100 lbs. C & H Cane___4.98 POWDERED SUGAR, 1 Or, 2 pounds for GENUINE JELLO, iQ„ DUTCH CLEANSER, -J P 2 cans for Ae)C CALUMET BAKING Oft/* POWDER, larec uKJC BLOCK SALT, •* f\fl 3 for only. JL .UU DRIED APRICOTS, 1Q OYSTER BRAND KQ« KELLOGG'S CORN Q FLAKES, large ^v- MATCHES, 6 five-cent boxes 17c "Gallon" FRUITS Prunes 26c Apricots 45c BRUCE Chick Feed 100 lbs. Mash_2.35 Grain Feed 2.25 LaFrance, 3 pkgs.__25c Waxpaper, 2 rolls—15c Corn Starch, 3 pks._25c Lye, 4 cans 25c Mothers Cocoa, 2 lb—15c Shredded Wheat 11c Puffed Wheat 9c Cornmeal, 5 lbs 13c Our Leader, Peaberry Coffee, lb. 14c TOILET SOAP, large 1 fi GLASS JAR COFFEE, nA MED. RED SALMON, -J Q MOTHERS OATMEAL, OO ~ BLUEBERRIES, IQp SANKA COFFEE, /lQ/» EX. STAND. CORN, OK/» 3 cans for. *iOt EXCELL CRACKERS, ~t /» Oshkosh Overalls, special $1.39 Luhman & Sanders POSTVILLE, IOWA

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