Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa on September 24, 1949 · Page 14
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Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 14

Mason City, Iowa
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Saturday, September 24, 1949
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6 Sepl. 23, 1949 Masen Cllr Globe-OieUe, Mtion Ctly, U. 4 NEW" DULES DIABETICS NEEDS Saccharin Clintest Tablets Benedict's Solution Insulin and Syringes and Needles Rubbing Alcohol Cellu Products W. 6, OASEX. Pr«p. W. B. McGRANE. Mr' GENUINE FORD PARTS PRITCHARD MOTOR CO. Tour Friendly Ford Dealer 12 1st St. S. E. Phone 922 Repairs and Remodeling Our trained furriers will efficiently repair and remodel your furs to new beauty, and longer life. Fur Experts Certified Storage OUR JOB IS TO "KEEP 'EM TYPING" L. C. Smith & Co.ona Balei • Service • Snppllei Max Boyd Phon* 675 to lit a. E. SMART... • Furniture • Draperies • Floor Coverings INTERIOR FASHIONS INC. 115 1st St. S. E. PHONE 5277 S / Bring Your Party Here for a Good Dinner or Luncheon. Private Dining Room to Accommodate Your Large or Small Party. THE COVERED WAGON "WHERE FOOD IS KING" / 28 2nd N. E. - Phone 1206 CARPETS AND LINOLEUMS Complete Line of Wall to Wall FLOOR COVERINGS CONGOLEUM RUGS INLAID LINOLEUM NU-ENAMEL PAINTS Venetian Blinds Window Shades Asphalt & Rubber Til* Stromberg-Carlson — Emerson Radios WEBER CARPET CO. 209 No. Federal Upholstering Repairing " Recovering TAILOR-MADE AUTOMOBILE SLIP COVERS FEDERAL UPHOLSTERING CO. PHONE 1808 , 403 No. Fed. Ave, MANUFACTURERS and DISTRIBUTORS ALUMINUM PRODUCTS NICHOLS WIRE & ALUMINUM CO. 200 19th St. S. W. Phone 5263 WASHING POLISHING LUBRICATION Tires - Batteries SERVICE TRIPS PROMPTLY MADE AL & DICK'S Super Service Phone 222 103 So. Penn. Be Careful about smoking around buildings and be sure your lighted matches are out before throwing them away. muTUflt insuRfincE association Upper left are some of the employes who maintain the service of the Mason City Motor Coach cmpany throughout Mason City. They posed for this picture at the company's headquarters, 722 S. Federal, between runs. Upper right is one of the heavy duty type buses stopped for passengers at State and Federal. Globe-Gazette photos SMOOTH DRIVING What is nicer than to have a smooth driving car? Wheel Wobble, Shimmy, and Hard Steering- can be corrected on our BEE LINE aligner. PHONE 402 Rent a Car or Truck DRIVE-UR-SELF LANE BROS., INC. 447 SOI South Federal BEE LINE SERVICE GARAGE 25 Second S. W. QUALITY GLASS - PAINTS MIRRORS BRUSHES SUNDRIES PITTSBURGH PLATE GLASS CO. PHONE 348 15 2nd S. W. Let Us Show You Our Personalized Cards and Letterheads KLIPTO Loose Leaf Co. Next to City Hall STUDEBAKER Sales & Service COMPLETE MOTOR OVERHAULING BODY AND FENDER WORK BALDUF - HAWLEY INC. Phone 677 620 So. Fed. Motor Coach Company Has Equipment in Top Running Condition for All Weather F OUR NEW BUSES WERE placed in service on the regular daily schedules of the Mason City Motor Coach company this year, according to J. E. Osborne, manager. All of this equipment is of the heavy duty type. * * * * * * Twelve buses are now in operation in Mason City covering well established routes. Service is maintained on various schedules from the business district to almost any point in the city. * * * * * * The routing has proved to give all of the community bus service at convenient walking distances to the bus line. All efforts are being made by the company tw increase the general efficiency of the equipment. * * * * * * Service has been greatly improved since the inauguration of the bus company in Mason City, Oct. 1, 1936, but will be improved even more with the continued addition of heavy duty equipment. * * * * •* * The Mason City Motor Coach company has a special heavy duty type bus for its chartered service. This coach, with a 33 passenger capacity, has a heavy safety steel body. * * * * * * It is equipped with a torque-conyertor transmission, which enables the driver to operate it without a clutch, similar to the fluid drive. * * * * * * The 6 cylinder pancake type motor is located under the floor boards in the center of the bus, and the driver uses only gas and brake foot controls. *< * * * * * In a class by itself, a Mason City Motor Coach company's chartered bus has the capacity to "get out and go," yet offers easy riding qualities. * * * * * * The Mason City Motor Coach company offers the safe, easy and convenient mode of transportation on its regular schedules throughout the city or through its chartered service to and from more distant points. Twenty-two persons are employed the year around to maintain this service. 10 1st N, W, 707 1st S. W. WHERE VOUR FRItnDS BUV f LOWERS FRESH BETSY BREAD An Extra Seal to Insure Freshness Lower center is a view of the Mason City Motor Coach company's headquar- rers at 722 S. Federal. Parked at the side of the huge garage and office are 5 of the heavy duty Jype buses, only part of Hie fleet of 12 now in service. These 6-cyIinder pancake type 153 horse-power motors are of the best. Kayenay Engravings F^^™^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ Washed and Screened SAND AND CRUSHED ROCK for • BEAUTY • PERMANENCE • STABILITY IDEAL SAND & GRAVEL CO. Phone 551 Plumbing Heating and Sheet Metal Work FURNACES COAL • OIL • GAS KELROY FUEL & FURNACE CO. Ph. 441 137 4th St. S. W. V f r"^""•^^ \. Ready Mix Concrete 2. Concrete Blqck 3. Truscon Concrete Paints Call as on that new concrete job—Concrete maintenance, concrete basement fun room or shew room. Let a concrete organization settle your concrete problems In a concrete way. Andrews Concrete Products & Supply Co. Phone 696 JUST OFF NOKTH MASSACHUSETTS AT*. PONTIAC SALES & SERVICE WASHING - GREASING BODY and FENDER REPAIRING FRONT END ALIGNMENT WORK DONE BY FACTORY TRAINED MECHANICS John Gallagher INC. 81 3rd N. W. Phone 1144 FINEST in FRUITS and VEGETABLES Large Selection— Large Stock EARL'S Famous Market 1607 SOUTH FEDERAL PHONE 1OOO PROMPT SERVICE Anywhere in the City YELLOW CAB CO. Have Your Farm Machinery Checked by Factory Trained Mechanic. DO IT NOW Farm Equipment & Supply Co. Phone 303 Your A-C Dealer 315 So. Federal COMPLETE FACILITIES . . . for servicing any make of car or truck, including wheel balancing and front end alignment Lubrication - Washing Body. Fender Work and Painting HART MOTORS, INC. DODGE-PLYMOUTH 120 No. Del. TeL 980 QUALITY KODAK FINISHING at your drug store or photo dealer GO-MO PHOTO Co. Mason City, Iowa LEARN TO FLY . . . With North Iowa's Largest Aviation Enterprise. CAA Approved Flight School PHONE 891 AIR ACTIVITIES, Inc. SAVE YOUR CAR and TIRES! Motor Buses operate on Regular Schedules Daily to and from Your Neighborhood. A SO N CITY OTOR COACH CO. For Anything in Canvas Work See Us! • TENTS • AWNINGS • TARPAULINS e COVERS • VENETIAN BLINDS 4O6 t. FEDERAL MOTOR TRUCK SERVICE DAILY . . . To Northeastern Iowa, Southeastern Minnesota and Wisconsin "NOTHING FOR SALE BUT SERVICE" CORDLE CARTAGE CO. OSAGE—PHONE 646 MASON CITY—PHONE 1332 BULK FIELD GARDEN AND FLOWER SEEDS STOP IN AND LOOK AROUND THE CD. 211 No. Fed. Ave. Mason City WE HAVE INSTALLED Infra-red lamps to make * better siffn for you. This BAKES the enamel and Insures longer life. Call 846 For HIGHWAY SIGNS PORCELAIN ENAMEL NEON SIGNS 427 No. Georgia JENSEN NEON SIGN LIGHTING CO. Phone 846 — Mason City COPTBIQBT—CttAS. ?. OAflEY Printing Plates—Advertising Art 'ucnau 0 0 12 1st St. N. W. naravinq 0 0 Co. Phon. 218

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