The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa on December 5, 1933 · Page 6
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December 5, 1933

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 6

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MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE DECEMBER 5 193S CHRISTMAS GIFT SPECIAL YOUR PHOTOGRAPH · HOLLYWOOD LIGHTING · PROOFS TO SELECT FROM · BEAUTIFULLY FINISHED Only 1 Each (LARGE Sxlfl SIZE) WRIGHT STUDIOS 203 SECOND. ST. N . W . FORGET ALL ABOUT DIETS DURING CHRISTMAS TIME FEASTING TO BE ORDER OF DAY IN ALL NORTH IOWA It's Smart to Include Food in Your Gifts for Christmas. When you're planning your Christmas gift list, it's smart to include many holiday foods and confections, daintily wrapped and decorated. Jars of luscious homemade mincemeat or a rich, dark fruit cake are always welcome presents and look very festive when charmingly done up in colored paper or cellophane and tied with gay ribbons. Glasses of jelly will sparkle with Christmas cheer, especially when they have the B'ay coloring: of currants or crab apples. Mint and pineapple conserve or green gage plum jam appropriately complete the holiday- color, scheme. One of those attractive decorated pottery cooky, jars . filled with Christmas -cookies is another happy gift : idea.' And a :pretty make-up box with-its various sections packed with candled fruits, home made salted nuts, fudges and other Christmas goodies will delight any fastidious girl or, woman. A charming basket for holding wood, which may "PHOTOGRAPHS T H A T WILL PLEASE" MINIATURES THIS WEEK ONLY EACH Genuine .liand painted immature^ofi you . . . . beautifully-done and set. in gold plated rim with velvet back and convex glass. EACH n. * S E E T H E S E O N D I S P L A Y T O D A Y WRIGHT STUDIOS 203 SECOND STREET N. W. "PHOTOGRAPHS THAT WILL-PLEASE" FT~ * , 3 THIS WEEK PORCELAIN STYLE PORTRAITS--HAND PAINTED IN OILS . . . taken by Floyd Merideth Wright in his new Hollywood $ 6 manner. WRIGHT STUDIOS ater have a permanent place near the fireplace, makes an ideal Christmas gift for an entire family when filled with fruits and confections and bedecked with a bright ribbon bow. ' Decorate Cookies. Ingenious designs may be made on colored icings from chocolate covered raisins, tiny gum drops, silver coated and corn candles, and rough seed candies. Motifs in Christmas tree or flower designs may be cut with scissors fron«jumdrops in appropriate colors. Ginger cookie men for the children can be gayly dressed in coats, trousers and boots of different colored icing, with raisin buttons and perhaps a cocky feather made of a strip of bright gumdrop for the hats. For the Christmas feast this year the enterprising homemaker will include some unusual dishes in her menu, as several toothsome novelties will add greatly to the festive air of the dinner. A frozen tomato or cranberry juice cocktail is a happy thought for the first course. Yuletide colors may be introduced into the salad for the holiday dinner in delicious combinations. Avo cado may be used with diced tomatoes; and a green vegetable salad may be pyramided on a gelatin salad containing beets. May Boast Colors. The vegetable course may also boast the Christmas. colors in the form of green peppers baked with a filling of cooked tomato, choppec onion and grated cheese. Another unusual baked dish for the Christmas feast is baked apples which have been stuffed with mincemeat In preparing this recipe pierce the apples for the steam to escape and pour a sugar sirup over them before making. Various incidental delicacies will contribute much to the holiday gayety of the Christmas dinner. For example.--little baskets with scalloped edges may be made from oranges and will prove smart con tainers for chopped lime jelly, or fruit cut fine and marinated in rum or sherry flavoring (and perhaps covered with shredded coconut). Frosted grapes will add charm to any holiday table, and they xvill be acclaimed as delectable by all the family. To prepare them dip a unch of seedless white grapes in the beaten white of two eggs. Then dip in powdered sugar several times and lay on a wire rack to dry. They vill look gay and sparkling like crystal. A new centrifugal type pump using gasoline to cool its motor leips send gasoline .'through a., pipe;, line from Oklahoma oil fields. DIAGONAL STRIPES ARE POPULAR Diagonal stripes, fashion's touch of smartness this season, are sho\ra to advantage in g-owns worn by these two film actresses. Bette Dav'= it left wears a cocktail gown of black and white, and a satin evening frock is worn by Margaret Lindsay, 'i he color is maifte vrith a uinguum stripe of gold. (Associated Press Photos). Housewives Requested to Donate Empty Cans Glenn H. Mitchell, director of employment for the city, is requesting :bat housewives who can spare empty cans call the employment office, 2140, and ask for Mr. Mitchell. The cans will be collected and used 'or city and county use in canning foodstuffs. Several hundreds cans are needed . according to Mr. Mitchell.^ .t.,i~f.-,y' Meat Cutters to Hold Their Regular Meeting Earl Goodeuow, local representative of the meat cutters' union, will return from csicago Wednesday evening to attend the regular meeting of the union members at Eagles hall at 7:30 o'clock. He will report on the new ^procedure) and particulars o£ the coirferiincej,, ; , This C/irisfrnas Give SOMETHING MUSICAL 203 SECOND ST. N. W. A GIFT that will please--and one that will live. In our store today you'll find Pianos, Roth Violins, Conn Saxophones, Banjos, Drums and every other musical instrument. MAKE A SELECTION NOW! FREE GUITAR LESSONS Given by Gwynn Ruy--Inquire at Store for Particulars As Only a New 1934 RCA-VICTOR RADIO Can Say It! This Christmas reach out into the ether with a powerful new radio and hear those programs you've always wanted to be able to tune in on. With one of our modern receivers you get glorious tone--true- life reproduction t h a t places the artists on a stage before you. For a thrilling gift, worth-while for the whole family--get a new radio here. V A N C E MUSIC COMPANY Sec Vance in Advance EVERYTHING IN MUSIC 121 N. FEDERAI/ AVE. Phone 7DX MAGNIFICENT IS WORD DESCRIBING NEW IN JEWELRY Appropriate Gifts Can Be Purchased With Any Size Purse. Magnificent, huge, arresting-- hese are the adjectives that best [escribe the smartest jewelry pieces f tin's winter. Does it strike awe and fear into the heart of your UN- magnificent Christmas budget? (Veil, It needn't! The most luxuri- ius looking bracelets and brooches are to be hed for amazingly small sums--because all that glitters is not gold, or even diamonds and rubies. Just you go out and look around the shops--and gloat. If you have a very little bit to spend, go in for sports jewelry. You'll find massive .wooden brace- ets of all kinds, shapes, swirled, carved, dull or polished--sometimes combined with one of those new ong bar pins to match. They look particularly smart with woolen sports dresses and such. Big wooden clips or Initials for handbags will go over in a large way with S'our sophisticated friends. We confess we were lured by thoae immense new rings carved out of Crystal or out of ruby-colored glass.. If you have a friend who loves to trail around in dinner pajamas, and who effects'long cigaret holders, here is the gift for her! Gifts Around §S. You will no doubt see plenty of rhinestone jewelry for a couple of dollars, but you really ought to spend more and get the kind that s finely carved and well set. You vill still see lots of those long elaborate earrings in rhinestones that are a sort of party dress requirement with some people, but the newer, smarter ones are shaped like lalfmoons and look like the clips on he ears. Newer still are the hair ornaments in rhinestones--little stars, crescents, long bars, even mposing diadems to wear across ·our head. Any girl who goes out a- arcing to the best places will adore ·on for thinking of these. If you are not of the young, up- and-coming generation you will no doubt be horrified at some of the larbaric-looking bracelets that are eing shown around and about--but ake our word tor it, they are tremendously smart just now. Big vide ones in antique gold are especially In favor, .set .with coral, ;urquoise, or ohyxi-irreal or simulated, according to your'purse. Or you. may be intrigued by the Victorian ijangle variety, jingling with china salts in pastel shades. Since the whole success of a gown this year may depend upon the jewelry that is worn with it, it will repay you to go over mentally the wardrobes of your friends when you select their gifts. "Collar and cuff" jewelry is stunning on a plain sophisticated frock, for instance. Some of these are fashioned of grosgrain ribbon and metal beads, others are made entirely of wooden beads--and they are unusual. You have no doubt heard of cul- ture pearls--the pearls they trick the poor little oyster into making by putting a grain of sand inside him and irritating him to the pfint where he has to do something about it. They have the same lovely luster and tone as the natural pearls (how could they help it), but cost much less. In fact, you can get a short necklace of these pearls for about 535. Rings and brooches are even less^and you can still brag about possessing real pearls. Another luxurious gift to give a lady is.a small clip-watch, with or without jewels. Later she can have it fashioned Into a bracelet if she gets tired of the novelty of clipping it on her dress or handbag. Classes hi typewriting, bookkeeping and .commercial arithmetic were offered to officers in the CCC by East Central Oklahoma Teachers college. TRIAL OF WILHARM, FINED $250, COSTS MORE THAN $2,000 WAVERLY, Dec. 5. -- Bremer county's expenditures in the case o£ F. J. Wilharm, former Sumner banker who last week pleaded guilty to a charge of accepting deposits while his bank was insolvent, total slightly more than $2,000. Grand jury witness fees were 5330.10, jurors fees were $484.40, M. E. Geiser of New Hampton received 5424.60 as special counsel aud W. H. Wehrmacher of Waveriy $613.45 as special counsel, and expenditures foi- resistance to change o£ venue were ?168.S5. Wiiharm was fined $250 following his ple'Xof guilty at Osage, where his caseVaa transferred. T H E L O V E L I E S T C H R I S T M A S G I F T FUR SCARFS $19.50 and up One gift that you can be sure she'U love is a fur scarf. We've a grand collection . . . red fox, silver fox, mink and atone martens. We;.also suggest a fur jacket or fur muff from our beautiful selection. If you are fortunate enough to havo your own pelts . . , we will gladly nmke a. scarf ready-to-wcnr for you . . . extremely low prices at this time. BEN BENOW1TZ FUR SHOP FINK'S SMART APPAREL Make the Family Happy at Christmas Time, and all the Time ... Give them a True-Tone Radio How happy and surprised the family would be to come down stairs Christmas morning and see a wonderful new Zenith waiting to entertain them . . . how delighted they will be with the gorgeous tone, razor-like selectivity, the power and beautiful cabinet. BUY NOW FOR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY! Most everyone can afford to give a Zenith this year, for prices are amazingly low, and a most convenient budget plan has been arranged. Come in now and let us demonstrate this remarkable radio. ZENITH RADIOS As Low As $32.95 CURRIE-VAN NESS CO.

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