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Postville Herald (Newspaper) - December 25, 1940, Postville, Iowa
If december 25, 1040. The Postville Herald Postville Iowa. Page three. Christmas. Jump in Jive is tame compared to the red hot rip snorting Happy Carefree hilarious Christmas we re hoping All our customers have. Wendl tavern Elf we had our druthers we druther wish you and else who s been so Nice to our firm this year a i Perry Christmas than anything we can think of. A Hartwig service station Skelly Oil products a merry Christmas to you. We pc fixed the wheel of Fortune so that it will Stop every Ime at Good health happiness and Prosperity for you and yours. To the friends and customers who have made Busi Ess this last year such a pleasure for us we extend the Best wishes of the Holiday season. Rima cafe meals and lunches we can read your mind. Right now you re hoping that Christmas will be a grand and glorious Holiday for yourself and every member of your family. What s More we can look into our Crystal Ball and Sec that you re going to get your wish. B Altz elite where friends meet St. Paul s lutheran Church Frederick r. Ludwig pastor let us at that microphone give us a Home to Home Hook up a we be got important stuff to broadcast. Flash our very merriest Christmas greetings Are being extended with heart Felt Singer qty to All friends and we do mean you l. O. Koevenig hardware and Auto supplies Christmas eve december 24-� Church school Christmas service at the Church at 7 30. Christmas morning at 10 the Christmas festival service of worship will be held at the Church the pastor will preach on the subject no room in the special music will include an Anthem by the choir and a Solo by Duane Schroeder. X the Dorcas Guild will hold its annual Christmas party at the Parish Hall saturday afternoon. Church school service of worship sunday morning at 9 15. Morning worship sunday at 10 30 at the Church. Sermon subject the fullness of special music includes an Anthem by the choir and a Solo by Dorothy Schultz. By popular request the congregation through the Church Council has arranged to have the St. Paul a choirs of seventy five voices repeat the cantata the music of Christmas presented last sunday evening in connection with the service of worship new year s Day morning at 10 00 at the Church. The choirs under the direction of mrs. Frederick Ludwig and accompanied by Marian Casten will be assisted by mrs. Victor Walter Alto Paul Schutte Tenor Dearie Schroeder baritone and Lyle Groth Soprano. The cantata will take the place of the Sermon at this service. The Public is invited. We a. If one cent per word minimum 25c. Let us repair and Oil your harness now before the s harness store. For Saler Frozen strawberries and raspberries. Get them for the holidays. Also have Hickory nut meats. Phone 92-f-81, de. Foley Postville.-9p. For rent five room apartment with use of Back porch. Inquire of the Irene shop Postville.--5tfc. Top prices paid at All times for your hides furs Wool and. Killer horses. R. F. Kneeskern Castalia Iowa.-9p. " for Sale several farms and City properties. Also two Good houses m Monona. J. T. Humphrey real estate broker Postville.-4tfc for Sale dressed geese for sundays and Christmas holidays. We deliver phone your orders through Luana Central no. 35-f-171. Mrs. John a Neh ring r. 1, Luana Iowa.-8p. For Sale four shorthorn cows to freshen next Spring. Milo Jacobia r. 1, Postville.-9p. For Sale three Small Type Fox Ter Rier puppies males. Inquire of Frank Miller a 2, Luana Iowa.-9c. For Sale three Choice purebred milking shorthorn Strain bulls 12 to 18 months old. Red and Roan. Sired by Maplewood Warrior 1842953. His six nearest dams average 11,062.3 lbs. Milk 442.7 lbs. Fat 4% test. Proven sire also for Sale. Maplewood farm e. w. And k. M. Green r. 1, Cas Talia Iowa.-9p. Want ads convert dust gatherers into Cash. Phone 200. Community presbyterian Church of Postville j. Ian Fraser minister the annual Christmas program Given by the sunday school will be Given on tuesday evening at 7 30. The full program is printed elsewhere in this Issue. The choir will practice thursday night at 7 30. The glorious expectation is the Sermon subject for the year end service at ten o clock next sunday morning. There will be music by the choir. The taxis Young people s society will hold a watch night party and devotional service new year s eve from 9 00 p. M. Until 1 00 a. M. United Brethren Church Rev. William Suckow pastor Castalia sunday school at 10 00 a. M. Worship service at 11 00 a. M. Forest Mills sunday school at 10 00 a. M. What Postville folks were doing saying Here 25 years ago interesting items taken from the files of the Iowa Volks Lotf of of Friday dec. 31, 1915. George Pixler begins his new duties As supervisor of Clayton county tomorrow. The Hub clothing store is advertising its annual january clearance Sale to Start monday. Carl Lenth father of mrs. F. H. Schultz and mrs. John Palas passed away at Farmersburg monday. John and Frank Sebastian were at Waterloo yesterday the latter driving Home a new Saxon automobile. Iowa becomes a prohibition state tomorrow evening at nine o clock after which hour no More liquor can be sold. Shorty Hamann manager of the Consumers Independent lumber co., has been transferred to a like position in Montana. Lenth daughter of or. And mrs. Joe Lenth of Luana and Fred Seidel of Guttenberg were married at Luana dec. 28. Geo. S. Tuttle will move his office next week from the we. A Durno building to the former John Leithold piano store building. John and Guy Gregg have purchased the lumber Yard of their late father and will conduct it under the name of the Home lumber an indication of How scarce feed is on farms of this Community is evidenced by the fact that 10 carloads of Corn and four cars of feed were received Here monday and tuesday. The officers directors arid employees of this institution wish to convey to you our friends and patrons Hearty Good wishes for the Christmas season and to thank you for the Good will bestowed upon us in the past. A very merry Christmas to each and every one of you. Citizens state Bank member of the Federal Deposit insurance corporation Falb motor co. John Falb & sons Postville Iowa Elgin Iowa Tvr the employees of the interstate Power company wish every one of you a merry Christmas and a Happy new year. We thank you for your patronage during 1940, and it is our company s policy and Earnest Hope that we May be of assistance this coming year in bringing to you a full measure of happiness and Prosperity. Employee a
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