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Postville Herald (Newspaper) - December 13, 1972, Postville, Iowa Postville Jan serving the Hub we com Mumm j l of the four county area w 16 pages two sections Postville Iowa wednesday december 13, 1972 number 50. Snowmobile rides with 7 30 . And in will run for ten ii total of ten meet Hal Meyers injured in Freak Accident Eugene Haltmeyer and his son Wayne were treated at Winneshiek county memorial Hospital and released following a Freak Accident last thursday. Police said the Accident happened at 13 57 . At the intersection of Highway 9 and 52 near Decorah. The Haltmeyer pickup truck was stopped for the sign at the intersection. An eastbound Semi driven by it Bert Thomas of Manchester Minnesota lost a tire from the trailer. The tire rolled Down the westbound Lane of traffic jumped across the Island and struck the right Side of the pickup shattering the Windshield. Cattle in the pickup Are still being observed Lor possible injuries. Hospital news birth boy or and mrs Doug Smith Postville december 7, medical Emmett Brown Postville december 7, mrs. Leo Foels Postville december 7. Mrs Marvin Chevalier Postville december 7. Lawrence Schultz Luana december 7, mrs. Christine halve son Postville december 10. Tom Bachtell Postville december 11, mrs. James Taylor Clermont december 11. Mrs. Deetta Landt Monona december 11, mrs. De Schweinefus Ossian december 11, discharged mrs. Delbert Kohrs december 5. Lester Willma i december 6. Mrs. Leo Foels december 8. Mrs. Adeline Steiert december 8. Mrs. Marvin Chevalier december 8. Millard Larson december 8. Mrs. Doug Smith and boy december 10. Mrs. Mabel Reckward december 10. Lawrence Schultz december 11. Death Kenneth rash Monona december 5. ,. Mrs. Mary Olson Postville december 6. Erven Schroeder Postville december 8. Damond Meyer Postville de camber 8.__ interred monday funeral services were held monday december 11 at 1 30 . From Schutte funeral Home Tor Damond g. Meyer who died december 8 at Community memorial Hospital. The Rev. Norman Ullestad officiated Damond a Meyer son of Carl Meyer and his wife reka Sass Meyer was born april 28, 1891 in Postville. He was baptized and confirmed in St. Paul lutheran Church Postville and received is education in the Postville Public schools. On february 6, 1914 he was United in marriage to Malinda Welzel. The couple had one son who died in infancy. Or Welzel Farmed for 64 years first with his parents near Postville and after his marriage near Castalia moving to Postville in 1957. Surviving is his wife Malinda and several cousins. Interment was in the Postville cemetery. Council meets approve Street budget report at the regular meeting of the Oty Council of Postville held at 7 30 .,december 7 at memorial Hall claims were allowed in the amount of $14,396.50. Items of business transacted included recommendations Tor the renewal of Beer and liquor licenses for dreamland ballroom and he Way lanes granted request of mrs. A l. Egeland and mrs. Larry Wilson to sell gifts in the Egeland residence resolved to use 1973 proceeds of Road use tax for local streets approved the 1973 Street budget report and authorized signing of agreement Between Postville and the Howard a Green engineering co on water pollution control Plant improvements. In other action new fire truck equipment plans and specifications were approved and bids will be accepted by the City clerk until 6 30 ., january 4, 1973. The Council accepted the resignation of Dan Davis from the Park commission effective january 1. A petition from persons living in the Vicinity of Stan s Midwest garage objecting to a noise nuisance caused by refrigeration units parked in the area was presented. The mayor will Contact the owner to determine a solution to the problem. The mayor was authorized to file an application for a loan from the Cha in the sum of $511,000 to finance the proposed improvements to the City s water system. Joes Najjab a. Nomine Hort it pole sob station i m�?,,�n.w" or no a by Santa Claus at the North pole to establish is o rum letters. The Postville commercial club in a Vijh Oca to a he employees Load by handling Santa s minl"0 a a Box located in front of the Iris theatre in Tel us pro a want Paul Braham left and Chuck Hoth who Revenue sharing payment Over $16,000 for Postville silent s award Postville family in two car mishap or. And mrs. Wayne Desotel and their two children were treated and released from the Prairie Duchien Hospital Tollow tog a two car Accident sunday in Prairie Duchien. Irene Desotel Mother of Wayne and a passenger in the car was hospitalized with cuts. Slie was expected to be released tuesday. Another passenger mrs. Anita Wendel Mother of mrs Desotel was unhurt. The Desotel Van was considered a total loss. Their Van was struck by a car driven by Betty Kreiger of Freeport Illinois when the Krei Ger car allegedly went through a Stop sign. Nome Courtney manager of local the first Check of the Ravo nue sharing funds covering the first six months of 1972, under a retroactive agreement written into the Revenue sharing Law passed by Congress this past year amounted to $16,276 for the City of Postville payments Are based on population per capita income and the tax base on the areas involved. The breakdown for Alla Makee county is As follows county govt., 123,687 harpers ferry 1,526 Lansing 6,572 new Albin 1,136 Postville 16,276 a Orvylla 483 Waukon 36,369 county total 136,049. For Clayton county the breakdown is county govt 221,551 Clayton 472 Elkader 8,999 Elk port 153, Farmersburg 910 gather 261 Garnavillo 4 391 Gutenberg 9,875 Littleport 171 lunar 765 Marquette 1,941 Mcgregor 6,760 Monona 2,461 n. Vista 340 Osterdock 755 St. Olaf 787 Strawberry Point 2,928 Volga Cly 987 county total 264,507. Local Plant earns safety award Gary Jacobson left chief Steward for the Postville unit local 431, and Roy Martin hygrade Plant manager hold the safety award presented to the hygrade Plant in Postville. The Flag was awarded by the hygrade president to the Postville Plant for having the Best record of All the divisions of hygrade food products inc. See accompanying Story for details. Hygrade plants orm cancels receives highest sch�o1 tuesday no classes were held in t safety award at. The hygrade manager s meeting held in Detroit dec. 2, a presidential citation was presented to Roy Martin by president Richard Berg for the safety record of the Postville Plant. The following is an excerpt from the american Mutual insurance company the analysis of your Accident experience indicates that you have now operated 14 months or approximately 270,000 Man hours without a compensable Accident. In order to provide additional recognition of this Good record i have recommended that your Plant receive a safety award. Last year the Postville Plant received Adivi tonal safety award for least accidents in the fresh meat segment of hygrade food products this year the presi dental citation was received for the least accidents in All divisions Postville Fra chapter receives Superior rating the Postville Fra chapter has recently received recognition from the National Fra association for its outstanding work Over the past year. The chapter received a plaque with a Superior rating. This is the highest award available to chapters on a state basis. The state of Iowa has a total of 227 Fra chapters. Of these 227 a total of 102 were rated Superior in the National award program. Maria e. Olson interred saturday services were held apr Maria a Mary Olson saturday december 9 at 1 30 . At the West Clermont lutheran Church Clermont. The Rev. Clarence Johnson officiated. Maria a Olson was bom february 19,1385 in Marlon township Clayton county and died december 6 at Community memorial Hospital Postville. Burial was in god s acre cemetery. Sale dates sales advertised saturday december 16--farm auction of Karl Wilker Dean and Eaton auctioneers. Farmers savings Bank West Union and Clermont clerk. Dates claimed saturday january 13--farm Sale of Jack and Irene Messier Dean and Eaton auctioneers. Union state Bank Monona clerk. No classes were held in the Postville schools tuesday due to several inches of Snow that accumulated monday night. It was still snowing tuesday morning. Classes were also dismissed an hour Early monday afternoon when a boiler ceased to function in the Junior High building resulting in insufficient heat. Kolsrud names Petit and grand jurors grand jurors to serve the entire year of 1973 have been named by Lloyd a Kolsrud Alla Makee county clerk of courts. Under terms of a june 1972 ruling the grand juries of Alla Makee and Chickasaw counties Are required to meet at 1 30 . On the first thursday of january of each year. Grand jurors of 1973 Are Susan Barhite Waukon Charles Erding Dorchester Paul Farley Waukon Robert a Gruhn Postville Michael Heiderscheit new Albin Kenneth Koth Postville Marianne m. Leschensky Waukon Elmer link Waukon Evelyn Palmer Monona Allen Quandahl Waukon Willar Sandry Lansing j. W. Underwood Lansing. Charlesj Chuck Courtney 43has been named Plant manager of the Turkey processing Plant Here for Iowa Turkey products inc. He is presently employed at a similar Plant by land o lakes at Ellsworth. Courtney will return to Postville after having served Here for a Short time As assistant Plant manager. He came to Postville from Ellsworth and spent about a year Here a native of Muscatine he also graduated from Helgi school there and is a Veteran of the korean War. He is married and they have five school age children. Plans Are that the family will move Here after the school year is Over. The effective Date of the change Over is Friday december 15. Services held for mrs. Harlan Foels the Patricia Remdt Lansing Ruben Kruger Waukon Verni Kruse Monona Walter j. Larson Dorchester Dorothea Lenth Waukon Larry Magner Waukon Delores Martin Dorchester la Roy Mettille Waterville Norman Meyer new Albin Marjorie c0 Lorraine Mitchell Monona Lucille Mitchell Lansing Leon mom Lansing Roy Moore Lansing Hannah Hulholland---newa3bin Merlin Nelson Dorchester Ruby Olson harpers ferry Greg Palmer Waukon Russell Paus Dorchester Roger Peiterson Waukon James Pfiffner Lansing Lavem Plein Waukon Donna Protsman new Albin Janet postman Lansing Florence Roedl Postville Debbie Russell Lansing James Schlee Postville Douglas Scleain Monona Ardour Smedsrud Waukon Harriet Smith Postville Judy Sommer a Ikon Varna Soride Waukon Debbie Steiber Lansing Donald Straka Dorchester Inez Thoma Postville a Dalores Tim Momii. Grier appear in the thing with Post vice to Heads. Rated pm Christmas program next at kiwanis a Christmas program will be presented at the kiwanis dinner meeting next monday night december 18. Last monday Ken Lein head boys basketball coach spoke to the club. At the theatre wednesday thursday Friday and saturday december 13, 14, 15 and 16--Ray Molland and Rosey Delores Van Horn Waukon Herbert b. Ward Waukon edmo and n. White Waukon sunday monday tuesday and wednesday december 17, 18, 19 and 20alfred Hitchcock s edmo Iid n. Mute Gauiran Theon Emch and Alec Leone k. Zimmerman funeral services were held to a Community presbyterian Church Postville Friday december 8 at 1 30 . For mrs. Havlan Foels who died suddenly at her Home tuesday december 5. The Rev Dick Harberts and Rev. Alvin Ebert Lansing officiated. Harriet j. Marfilius daughter of William and Esther Debes Marfilius was born december 13, 1921 at Farmersburg where she attended school and graduated from the Farmersburg High school. She attended the Salem evangelical United Brethren Church of Monona was baptized april 2, 1922 and confirmed on August 28, 1932. On june 18,1941, she was United in marriage to Harlan Foels at Farmersburg they had two sons h. Dean and Calvin. The couple lived on a farm near Postville. Mrs. Foels was Active in the United presbyterian women s association and a member of the Martha Circle. She belonged to the farm Bureau women and the town and country study club she also served As superintendent of the needlework department at the big four fair. . Foels was preceded in death by her Mother. Surviving Are her husband Harlan two sons h. Dean and his wife Shirley Calvin and his wife Betty All of Postville two grandchildren Michael and Steven Foels of Postville her father William Marfilius a resident of the Good Samaritan Center Postville two Sisters mrs Oscar Ethel Carl son and mrs Gordon Irene rely be and a brother Dayton All of Farmersburg several nieces and nephews and other relatives. Interment was in the Postville cemetery. Petit jurors Petit jurors for the first Quarter of 1973 beginning january 2 have also been named. The jurors will not report for duty until notified by the sheriff s office when they will be needed. John a Ashbacher Waukon Carl Beall Luana Belva Becker new Albin Diane Beneke new Albin Howard Bernhard Monona Charles bems harpers ferry Betty Boardman ferry Idella Bresnahan Waukon Robert Bulman new Albin James Burrett Waukon James Byrnes Waukon Ray Callahan harpers ferry Paul Cavanaugh Waukon Annie Colsch Lansing Geraldine Connor Waukon Gerald f. Cota Lansing Shirley Darling Lansing Florence Dundee Waukon John Dunlevy Lansing Lenore Fink Lansing Delores fish harpers ferry Norma Fruechte new Albin Joseph d. Gallagher. Dorchester Rita Garrett Lansing Clara Gaunitz Lansing Judith Alun Feudy Goeke Waterville Ronaldo a Hager Postville Ralph l. Hammel or. Dorchester Diane Hanson Waukon Ruth Hawes harpers ferry Ruby Herman Waukon Wayne Hollensbe Waukon Robert isell Waukon Doris Johnson Waukon Postville officials receive Revenue Check mayor Rodney Smith right and City clerk Joseph b. Steele hold the Federal Revenue Check received Here monday. The Check in the amount of $16,276 is Postville s share of Federal funds distributed for the period january 1 to june 30, 1972. Next month a Check for a similar amount will also be received. City official s have not yet indicated what the funds will be used for

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