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1965 Clayton co. Farm Directory

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Louis Schutte & Sons
Louis - Willard - Paul - David
Home Furnishings - Floor Coverings - Appliances
Licensed Embalmers - Funeral Service
Postville, Iowa
  Security State Bank
Capital, Surplus & Undivided Profits
In Appreciation of Your Business
Guttenberg, Iowa
Knight's Feed & Farm Supply
C & B Mobil Milling

Swift Feeds - Swift Minerals
We Don't Meet Competition - We Make It!
Edgewood, Iowa
  Central State Bank
Capital $100,000.000
Surplus $200,000.00
Elkader, Iowa
Office at St. Olaf, Iowa
Franklin Furniture Co. - Gill Funeral Service
Strawberry Point, Iowa
  Berens - Kehrli - Fobes Insurance Agency
Edgewood, Iowa
Shawver Well Co.
Well Drilling and Repairing
Modern Equipment - Satisfaction Guaranteed
Fredericksburg, Iowa
  Leachman Lumber Company
R.B. Leachman
Strawberry Point, Iowa
Carr Insurance Agency
Good Service Means Good Insurance
Monona, Iowa
  Gifford Insurance Agency
For All Your Insurance Needs
Elkader, Iowa
Lutz Locker and Cold Storage
Gus Lutz, Prop
Butcher and Process for Home Lockers
Custom Butchering
Elkader, Iowa
  Baird Concrete Products
Waterloo, Iowa
Distributor for Petersen Mfg. Co., Denison, Iowa
See the New Petersen Automatic Stock Tank
The World's Greatest Automatic Stock Tank
Meuser Lumber Co.
Lumber - Coal - Paint - Builders Hardware
For Best Ready Mixed Concrete
Guttenberg, Iowa - Garnavillo, Iowa
  Hagensick Hatchery
Ghostley Pearl chix - Ful-O-Pep & B.P. Feeds
Jamesway Equipment
Edgewood, Iowa
Joe A. Rhomberg
International Harvester
Symbol of Service
Sales * Service * Parts
Elkader, Iowa
  Eaton, Palmer & Dean Real Estate
Farms - Homes - Businesses
Dean & Eaton Auctioneering
A.V. Palmer Abstracting
Waukon and Postville, Iowa
Kittleson Company
Mueller Bulk Milk Coolers
Direct Factory Distributors - Sales - Parts - Service
Largest Bulk Milk Cooler Distributor in N.E. Iowa
Hardware - Appliances - Plumbing - Heating
Postville, Iowa
  Knapp Implement
Tractors - Farm Equipment & Supplies - Wheel & Crawlers
"Diesels Our Specialty"
We Sell the Best - Service the Rest
Case Industrial, Ford Tractors, OMC, GEHL
Garnavillo, Iowa
A. Welterlen & Son
Krause - GEHL - New Idea - Ford Tractors - Oliver
Edgewood, Iowa
  Carpenter & Kraft Ready-Mix Concrete
West Union, Iowa
Postville, Iowa
Farmers Mutual Insurance Ass'n of Garnavillo
More Coverage - Less Money
Donald Stewart, Secretary, Garnavillo
Ralph Behrens, Strawberry Pt. * G.W. Kaiser, Garnavillo
Bob Corlett, St. Olaf * Orville Tuecke, Guttenberg
Otmar Bruns, Monona * Lloyd Schroeder, Postville
John Rugland, Elkader
  Kerndt Monument Works
John C. Kerndt, Owner
Duplicate Work in any Granite
Cemetery Lettering Our Specialty
Open Evenings & Sundays by Appointment
Finest Display in Northeastern Iowa
Waukon, Iowa
Evans Hardware
IRHA Hardware Store
Natural & LP Gas - Electric Wiring
Plumbing & Heating
Speed Queen Washers & Dryers
GE Appliances - RCA Victor TV & Radio
Sales & Service
Strawberry Point, Iowa * Monona, Iowa
  Federal Land Bank Association
W.B. Sandager, Mgr. - Donna Halverson, Ass't Mgr.
Long Term - Low Payments
You Can Pay In Advance Without Penalty
Monday-Friday West Union, Iowa
Tuesday P.C.A. Office Elkader, Iowa
Wednesday Farm Bureau Office New Hampton, Iowa
Landas Fertilizer Co.
Complete Fertilizer Equipment Service
Anhydrous Ammonia
West Union, Iowa
  O. & W. Auction Markets & Alderson Livestock
G.W. Alderson, Wadena, Iowa
Handling All Classes of Livestock
Butcher Cattle and Feeding Cattle a Specialty
Spahn & Rose Lumber Company
Duane Schroeder, Mgr.
Complete Building Service - Pole Buildings
"One Piece or a Carload"
Financing To Suit Your Needs
Arlington, Iowa
  Decorah Feed Store
Crow's Premium Hybrid Seed - Madison Silos
Doughboy Balanced Feeds For Less
Try Doughboy's Low Cost Finance Plan
Stormor - Bins & Dryers
Decorah, Iowa
J.F. Anderson Lumber Co.
Don Knudtson, Manager
Designed Farm Buildings
Building Materials - Pruden Steel Building Frames
We Specialize In Pole Buildings and Round Rafter Buildings
No Down Payment - 60 Months to Pay
Elkader, Iowa
  Investors Diversified Services, Inc.
Founded in 1894
Exclusive National Distributor for 5 Mutual Funds
One face amount certificate co.
For Information (Prospectus)
Write or Call your Investors Man
William C. Weir, McGregor, Iowa
Luana Farmers Cooperative
Marvin L. Kruse, Manager
Farm Supplies - Buyer of Livestock
Midland Feeds
Northwestern Mor-Gain Feeds
Luana, Iowa
  Huinker Chevrolet
Sales and Service
Chevy II - Corvair - Chevelle
OK Used Cars
AAA Service
Monona, Iowa
Maquoketa Valley Cooperative
Butter - Sweet Cream - Milk Powder
Plants at: Festina, Elgin, Edgewood, Arlington & Coggon
Phone: Arlington or Strawberry Point
  Greeley Milling Co.
Complete Pelleted Rations For Cattle, Hogs & Poultry
Red Comb Pioneer®
Greeley, Iowa
Peglow Motor Company
Falcon - Fairlane - Thunderbird - Mustang
Ford Sales & Service
Monona, Iowa
  Allamakee-Clayton Electric Co-op, Inc.
Rural Electrification Thru Cooperation
Postville, Iowa
Carpenter & Kraft Construction
Farm Buildings - Stor-N-Dry Grain Systems
Buildings & Farm Equipment For Any Purpost
A Service Complete From Sales to Complete Erection
West Union, Iowa
  Enno Burrack
Agricultural Limestone & Crushed Rock
Washed Sand & Gravel
"For The Land's Sake --- Use Lime"
Strawberry Point, Iowa
Northeast Iowa Dairy Cooperative
Butter - Dried Milk Products
Highest Prices for Cream
Grade "B" Milk in Cans or Bulk
Plant located between Luana & Monona
Phone Luana or Garnavillo, Iowa
  Bob's Dairy Supply
Dairy Equipment Sales & Service
Milkers & Milk Coolers
Complete Service on Bulk Tanks & Milkers
Dari-Kool ou-Matic Milkers * Clay Barn Equipment
Postville, Iowa
Beck Chevrolet - Olds Co.
Complete Body Work
New and Used Cars
Olds * F-85 * Super 88 * 98 * Chevy II * Corvair * Chevelle
Sales and Service
Elkader, Iowa
  First State Savings Bank
George W. Pilkington, President
John Hartwick, Vice President
Robert E. Coon, Cashier
Capital, Surplus & Undivided Profits $225,000.00
McGregor, Iowa
Ward Farm & Hatchery
Depend on Ward Crost Profit Bred Chicks
Independence, Iowa
  R.B. Grau
Logs * Lumber * Fuel * Wood
Elkader, Iowa
Edgewood Implement Store
McCormick Tractors & Machines
International Harvester Motor Trucks
Sales - Service - Parts
Edgewood, Iowa
  Wirkler Bros.
Plumbing - Heating
Mautz Paints
Excavating Water - Sewer - Basements
Monona, Iowa
Madlom Bros.
Concrete Rock - Crushed Rock - Washed Sand
Agricultural Limestone
Quarries in Delaware and Clayton Counties
Edgewood, Iowa
  Water Conditioning Associates
Problem Water?
Experts in Removal of Color, Taste & Odor
Incidentally we soften water
Offices in Dubuque, Oelwein & Decorah, Iowa
Citizens State Bank
"The Bank with the Clock on the Corner"
Try Us for Service
Postville, Iowa
  Elkader Sales Barn
Erving Leonard, Manager
Sales Every Monday Starting 12:30 P.M.
Elkader, Iowa
Pat Fitzgerald
Surge Sales & Service
Surge Milkers, Wash TAnks, Parlor Stalls, Siphon Systems, & Auger Feeding. Other Equipment for the Dairy Farm
Free Parlor Planning Service
2 Trucks to serve you - 24 hours daily
Elkader, Iowa
  Interstate Finance Corp.
Need Money for Purchase or Cash?
New equipment, buildings, dairy cattle, or a combination of items to improve your operations. Pay off several accounts, lower your payments and have extra cash. We have served area farmers for 40 years with convenient, dependable financing. Two offices in Dubuque, Iowa
F.E. Welterlen Motors
Your FORD Dealer Since 1915
Fairlane - Falcon
New & Used Cars & Trucks
Edgewood, Iowa
  Union Bank & Trust Co.
Have You Tried Our "Bank by Mail" Service
Capital $80,000.00
Surplus $160,000.00
Strawberry Point, Iowa
Garnavillo Mill
V.H. & R.J. Brandt, partners
Feeds - Seeds
Complete Bulk Fertilizer Service
Custom Grinding, Mixing & Pelleting
Silver Mill Feeds - Purina Chows
Garnavillo, Iowa
  Elkader Production Credit Association
Kenneth Baldwin, Mgr.
A Co-Operative Loan Agency for Farmers
Simple Interest Charged only on Unpaid Balance
Serving: Clayton, Allamakee, Delaware, Dubuque, Fayette & Winneshiek Counties.
Elkader, Iowa
Community Savings Bank
Edgewood, Iowa
Offices At: Greeley & Littleport, Iowa
  Garnavillo Savings Bank
Capital & Surplus and Undivided Profits $340,000.00
We offer Complete Banking Service - Garnavillo, Iowa
White Star Oil Co.
Bulk Plants at: St. Olaf, Clermont, Elkader & Ridgeway
For Farm Deliveries Phone Your Nearest Agent in St. Olaf, Elkader or Postville, Iowa
  Garnavillo Hardware Co.
Electrical & Refrigeration
De Laval Dairy Equipment
Garnavillo, Iowa
Luana Savings Bank
The Bank, Especially for You
Luana, Iowa
  Halvorson Insurance Agency
Roger A. Halvorson
Monona, Iowa
Earl H. Crawford
A.C. - Implements - New Idea - New Holland Equipment
Arlington, Iowa
  Elgin State Bank
Capital $50,000.00 - Surplus $60,000.00
Elgin, Iowa - Office at Wadena, Iowa
Guttenberg Pharmacy
Prescriptions - Animal Health Products
A Complete Drug Store
Guttenberg, Iowa
  Union State Bank
Capital, Surplus, Profits & Reserves $225,000.00
We Offer Complete Banking Service
Monona, Iowa
Farmers Savings Bank
Complete Banking Service
Clermont, Iowa
  Livingston Sales & Service
Allis Chalmers & New Holland Farm Equipment
Edgewood, Iowa
Arlington State Bank
Complete Banking Service and Insurance
Arlington, Iowa
  Thornburg Funeral Home
Duane Thornburg, Director
McGregor, Iowa
St. Olaf Co-operative Co.
V.L. Rugland, Mgr.
Feed - Seed - Grain - Coal - Farm Equipment
McCulloch Chain Saws - Felco & Bolson's Feeds
St. Olaf, Iowa
  Arlington Co-op Commission Co.
Dealers in Grain - Feed - LP Gas
Grinding & Mixing
Petroleum Products - Bulk Blend Fertilizer
Volga, Iowa - Arlington, Iowa
Trettin Hatchery & Poultry Farm
Kimber Chiks
All Chicks Hatched from Eggs from Our Farm at Rockford, Iowa
  Nelson Bros. Well Drilling
Satisfaction Guaranteed
Decorah, Iowa
J.C. Costigan General Contractor
Ready-Mix Concrete - Washed Sand & Gravel
Rental Cranes, Bulldozers, Compressors & Mixers
Elkader, Iowa
  Elkader Cooperative Company
A Feed For Every Need
Feed - Seed - Coal - Wire - Liquid & Dry Fertilizers - Application
Custom Grinding, Mixing & Shelling, Bulk Pickup & Delivery
Elkader, Iowa
Klaes Implement
John Deere & New Idea Machinery
May Rath Elevators - Homelite Chain Saws
Sales & Service
Guttenberg, Iowa
  Postville State Bank
Organized 1872
Capital, Surplus Profits and Reserves $400,000.00
We Offer a Complete Banking Service
Postville, Iowa
Clayton County Farm Service Co.
Petroleum Products - Insecticides - Propane
Paints - Fertilizer - Lumber
Tankwagon Salesmen:
Merlin Kuehl, St. Olaf - Ted Petsche, Guttenberg
Leslie Fett, Monona - Lawrence Baade, Luana
Bruce Hamlett, Edgewood - Paul Bischoff, Garnavillo
  Clayton Co. Farm Bureau Ins. Service
Complete Insurance
Life-Auto-Hail-Fire-Farm Protector-Health & Accident
Ivan Lange, Agency Manager
Career Underwriters: Noble Pugh, Robert Dohse, Robert Hinkel, Harvey Little & Harold Brase
Elkader, Iowa
Western Buyers
Call Us For Our Daily Market Quotations on Hogs
W.E. McGrew, Mgr.
Guttenberg, Iowa
  Stone's Hardware & Pump Service
Monitor & Rapidayton Pumps
Well Drilling & Pumping
Edgewood, Iowa
Drahn Implement Co.
Massey Harris - Allis Chalmers - New Idea - Gehl -New Holland
Sales & Service - Monona, Iowa
  Nelson Bros. Well Drilling
Satisfaction Guaranteed
Decorah, Iowa


Edgewood Oil Co.
Distributors of Shell Products Over 30 Years
"Service Is Our Business"
See or Call Your Nearest Shell Dealer

Service Stations

C& H Shell Service, Edgewood
Shores Shell Station, Manchester
Eggers Shell Service, Strawberry Point
Charlie's Shell Service, Elkader
Ted's Shell Service, Guttenberg
Mormann Shell Service, Petersburg
Stock's Shell Service, Greeley
Wilson Shell Service, Ryan
Bud's Shell Service, Colesburg
Covington Shell Service, Delhi
Bollman Shell Service, Monona
Cook Shell Service, Postville
Schave's Garage, Luana
Huinker's Chevrolet, Monona
Huffman Shell Service, Rossville

Tank Trucks

M.C. Woerdehoff, Edgewood
John Shores, Manchester
Al Fliehler, Strawberry Point
Harry Larson, Elkader
Fred Schrader, Guttenberg
Clark Gull, Colesburg
Bill Marmann, Petersburg
Floyd Covington, Delhi
Lester Henderson, Monona
Leo Schulte, Ryan


Mutual of Omaha Insurance Company
United Benefit Life Insurance Co.

Want to Make Every Penny Count?
Then look to Mutual of Omaha and United of Omaha for modern, low cost protection plans.

Tom Habel, District Manager
Dubuque, Iowa

Thomas Benson, Agent
Luana, Iowa

Home Office - Omaha, Nebraska

Valley Homes & Furniture
"Valley Builders, Inc."

Mobile Homes
8 - 10 - 12 - 20 Wides
New & Used
We Buy & Sell - We Trade Anything
Factory Trained Service Men

FHA Houses
Models on Display
Name Your Size and Price
Let Us Custom Build Your New Home
Trade Your Trailor for a House

3 Rooms of Furniture For $299.00
We Will Be Here Tomorrow To Service What We Sell Today
"Open 7 Days - 7 Nites"
Prairie du Chien, Wis.


Investors Life Insurance Co.
You Get Security at the stroke of a pen with Investors Life

Jerry J. Eberhardt, General Agent
Eberhardt General Agency
Dubuque, Iowa

Dale Bradley
Roger Gerardy
John Petrakis
S. Scott McCaughey
C. Jay Vaughn
Richard Wolf, Elkader

1. Savings & Investment Plans
2. Family Hospital Income Plan
3. Disability Income Protector - Farmers Only

German Mutual Insurance Association
1877 - 88 Years of Service - 1965
Specializing in Farm Property Insurance in Fayette and Adjoining Counties

Our Policies Cover All Property and Livestock

*Fire and Lightening
*Hail (except crops)
*Smoke and Explosion
*Aircraft and Vehicles
*Riot and Vandalism
*Theft of Personal Property
*Overturn or Collision of Machinery
*Fire Coverage of Standing Grain
*Farm Security Policy

*Accidental Shooting
*Loading or Unloading
*Vehicle Collision or Overturn
*Dogs or Wild Animals
*Collapse of Bridges
*Hail on Growing Crops
*Homeguard for town dwellings

Insurance in Force $62,000,000.00
Greater Protection, Better Service & Lowest Cost
Clayton Co. Agents:
Adolph Elvers - F.P. Gernand - H.M. Otoerfer
Arnold Lauer, Sec'y - Gordon Lauer, Ass't Sec'y

West Union, Iowa


~Note: the phone numbers in these advertisements have been omitted
~Source: Directory Service Company, 1965 Farm Directory of Clayton County, Iowa; pub. in Algona, Iowa
~Transcribed by S. Ferrall for Clayton co. IAGenWeb

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