1931 The Mason City Globe Gazette August 7, 1931

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1931 The Mason City Globe Gazette August 7, 1931 - CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE Montgomery Buys Into Radio...
CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE Montgomery Buys Into Radio Manufacturing Corporation ;at Decorah DECORAH, 'Aug. 7.—Negotiations 7.—Negotiations which had been under way for. several weeks were completed Sat-, urday whereby H. B. Montgomery' purchased controlling interest in : Tatro Brothers, Incorporated. Mr. Montgomery conducted the~~ Monte Oil company for eight years and sold out in October, 1929. The firm of Tatro Brothers, Inc., was organized in June, 1930, by Dewey Tatro, Lysle G. Tatro and J. A. Nelson for .the purpose of manufacturing manufacturing and distributing the "L. Tatro" 32 volt farm light plant radio. radio. Prior to the organization of the corporation, Lysle G. Tatro spent in excess of four years in the development development and perfection, of the 32 volt radio which bears his name. Before the invention and perfection of the "L. Tatro," a satisfactory radio was not available to operate direct from the light socket of the 32 volt farm lighting system. The placing of the "Li. Tatro" on the market met with universal acceptance acceptance and resulted in the corporation corporation placing in the hands of Hght plant users approximately 2,000 2,000 radio receivers in the past year which have been, distributed in approximately approximately 38 states and several foreign countries. At the present time the corporation has. an order on file for shipment to Durbin, South Africa. Will Dedicate Pipe Organ. CRBSCO, Aug. 7.—A new pipe organ has been installed in the Cresco Baptist church and will be dedicated with appropriate ceremonies ceremonies Sunday morning, Aug. 16. Professor Samson, head of the music department, Iowa State Teachers college, Cedar Falls, will be the organist for the occasion. Pay Seney $1.00 A Week on a Diamond Beautiful

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  1. The Mason City Globe-Gazette,
  2. 07 Aug 1931, Fri,
  3. Page 11

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