updated 06/10/2017

New Albin
Miscellaneous Items

1875 & 1876 New Albin Advertisements

C.A. Petrehn, dealer in all kinds of Stoves

~source: New Albin Spectator, July 22, 1875
~contributed by Errin Wilker

Hemenway, Barclay & Co. Lumber

~source: New Albin Spectator, August 17, 1876
~contributed by Errin Wilker

1905 New Albin Advertisements

New Albin Savings Bank
President: H. Martin
Vice president: W.O. Bock
Cashier: L.H. Gaarder
Directors: H. Martin, W.O. Bock, F.C. Meyer, Wm. Coleman, H.C. Fruechte, R.H. Thompson

W.O. Bock & Co. - Staple and Fancy Groceries, Drugs, Medicines, Paints, Oils and Stationery, China and Glassware.
A.F. Ayer - Wholesale and Retail Dealer in Choice Wines, Liquors, Beers and Cigars. Maryland Reserve, Pure Rye our Specialty. Agent for Dubuque Malting co.'s Beer
J.E. Regan, the New Albin Barber. First-class work. Satisfaction guaranteed.
F.J. Putz, headquarters for Dry goods, Clothing, Notions, Groceries, Hats, Caps, Boots, Shoes, Furnishing goods. A full line of Ladies' Furs and Men's Fur Coats in Season.
Sires Bros. the Horse Shoers, Blacksmiths and Wheelwrights. Special Attention to Plow Work, Repairing in Wood and Iron Work.
Henry Rippe's is the up-to-date place best of Wines, Liquors, Beers and Cigars. Michel Beer always on Tap.
F.C. Meyer, dealer in choice, fresh and cured Meats. Cash paid for poultry, hides, etc.
Wild Bros., dealters in lumber, sash, doors and all kinds of building material. Manufacturers of all kinds of interior finish, bank, office and store fixtures. Grinders of feed.
Travis & Kumpf, merchants, dry goods, shoes, groceries, hardware.
Dr. Howard C. Boyer, physician and surgeon. Phones: Rings Two Long

~source: Dubuque Telegraph-Herald, 1905
~contributed by Errin Wilker

1921 New Albin Advertisements

Vintage Advertisements from the New Albin Herald

~contributed by Errin Wilker

1924 Advertising Calendar ad

L.P. Medicus
General Blacksmithing, Horse Shoeing and Repair Work
New Albin, Iowa

~contributed by Errin Wilker

1925 Pohlman's Cash Shoe Store Cookbook

Standard Cook Book Prepared by Marion Lockhart for the Thrifty Housewife who buys her "Star Brand" and Poll Parrot Shoes from Pohlman's Cash Shoe Store, New Albin, Iowa

~contributed by Errin Wilker

1928 New Albin Advertisements

Vintage Advertisements from the New Albin Post

~contributed by Errin Wilker

1960'/1970's Fred Tabatt's Garage

The exact dates that Tabbat's Garage was in business is not known, but the garage is mentioned in a 1963 news article and in the 1974 Grace United Methodist church cookbook (see link below).

Fred Tabatt died in 1985 and is buried in the New Albin cemetery.

~contributed by Errin Wilker


1974 Grace United Methodist cook book

Grace United Methodist Church Centennial Cookbook Advertisements ~contributed by Errin Wilker

New Albin Savings Bank

Read about the New Albin Savings Bank ... includes photos and more ~contributed by Errin Wilker

1976 New Albin Jaycees Charter Banquet New! June 2017
April 10, 1976
President: Earl Mitchell
Vice-President: Dave Carroll
Secretary/Treasurer: Ken Imhoff
Craig Wiemerslage
Steve Darling



Joe Fink
Ken Imhoff
Dave Carroll
Earl Mitchell
Fred Wiemerslage
Craig Wiemerslage
Tom Fuerhelm
Gary Leppert
Tom Crane
George Mauss

Pete Fink
Jim Scanlan
Joe Carroll
Herb Colsch
Roger Colsch
Dave Mitchell
Joe Colsch
Loren Paus
Mike Donovan
Larry Donovan
Jim Troendle

Mike Finke
Mickey Aschom
Steve Darling
Bruce Beneke
Daryl Beneke
Mike Heiderscheit
Lyle Goetzinger
Bob Meyer
Robert Kasten
Don Mauss

~contributed by Errin Wilker


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