Iowa Old Press

Monona Leader
Monona, Clayton co., Iowa
August 14, 1930

Top Notch Pig Club
Saturday evening, August 9th, members of the Top Notch 4-H Pig Club met at the City Hall, Monona, and held their regular meeting. The meeting was called to order by Carl Johanningmeier, president. Minutes of last meeting and roll call was given by secretary, Ted Baade.

County Agent Combs was present and assisted with the meeting. Plans were discussed for the showing of the pigs and poultry at the County Fairs.

Those present at the meeting were Ted Baade, Lloyd Johanningmeier, Harvey montour, Carl Johanningmeier, Starr Baade, Floyd Montour, June Johanningmeier, Myron Dettman, and Willis Johanningmeier. Much interest was shown in the meeting. The next regular meeting will be held at the home of Ted Baade.

Clothing Club Meeting
The Eager Hands Clothing Club of Giard Township met at the home of Irene Burlingame on Friday, August 8th. The meeting was called to order by President, Hazel Meier. Plans for the 4-H booths to be on display at the county fairs and a 4-H camping trip were discussed.

Willa Helwig gave a piano solo "The Swan". Members giving talks during the meeting were: Florence Meier "The Part Accessories Play in a Girls' Costume" and Ethel Marfilius "The Club Girl's Manners". Delicious refreshments were served by Gladys and Irene Burlingame.
Lucille A. Lenth, reporter.

Entwisle Reunion Held at West Union
The Entwisle family reunion was held at West Union Fair Grounds Sunday, August 10th. Those present were: Mrs. Clara Stafford, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Neubauer and family, Mr. and Mrs. Bert Stafford and family, Mr. and Mrs. Vern Downing and son, Mr. and Mrs. Bert Entwisle and Stanley Campbell, Mr. and Mrs. L.B. Mason, Mr. and Mrs. Guy Mason and family, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Wiederman and family, Mr. and Mrs. U.S. Ridgeway and family, Mes. N.S. Nelson and children, Mr. and Mrs. Billy March, Mr. and Mrs. W.N. Pierce and children, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Hyman, Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Nefzgler, Ralph Pierce and children, Mrs. Floyd Wickham and family, Mr. and Mrs. Glen Pierce and family, Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Rubendall and family, Mr. and Mrs. JOhn Corlett and children, Mrs. R.L. Corlett and children, Mr. and Mrs. Orville Entwisle and son, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Entwisle, Mr. and Mrs. Frank West and children, Mr. and Mrs. C.R Thornton and Frances, Lloyd Entwisle, Nate Entwisle, Mrs. Leonard Ball and Marlys.

FOR SALE - Pedigreed and Registered Chinchilla Buck. This rabbit is 16 months old. He is from prize winning stock. Priced right. L.G. Henderson, Monona, Iowa.

WANTED - Sewing to do. Call on Mrs. Albert Lestina.

ADVERTISEMENT - We Aim to Please! Meuser Lumber Co., G.A. Tornowske, Mgr., Monona, Iowa

ADVERTISEMENT - Buy Your Coal Now! Right now is the time to buy your winter's supply, when prices are low. Monona Lumber Company, C.C. Tracy, Mgr. "Service That Satisfies"

[transcribed by S.F., May 2018]

Iowa Old Press
Clayton County