Note Cards of Rippey

The Friends of Rippey have made copies of 8 Rippey postcards dating from 1908 to 1921 into 6 x 41/2 inch note cards. The scenes are all different, and include; the Rippey Farm Festival, the first Rippey Public School, the Washington Township School building under construction, a picture looking east on Main Street(before electrical poles, or pavement), and a 1912 picture of the Rippey volunteer fire department.

These are available for $5.00 if purchased locally, or may be mailed to you anywhere in the U.S. for an additional dollar.

Contact Velda Demoss at vdemoss@netins.net, or 515-436-7717, or at 1950 V Ave, Rippey, Iowa 50235 to place your order.

This is a great way to remember your town, and help the Friends of Rippey.

See example picture below of the three churches, Methodist, Baptist, and Church of Christ. This photo was taken in 1910.

old church

 

This is a copy of an old postcard taken in 1910 of the 3 churches in Rippey. The Baptist, Methodist, and Church of Christ. This is one of the 8 pictures in the notecards that is available from the Friends of Rippey.