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"- "TT'T'f"*'^*'"""?.'-" EIGHT MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, JANUARY 7 1937 Clear Lake Globe-Gazette OFFICE PHONE 239 1 LUCIA'A. O'NEIL, News Editor LEE DEWiGGlNS, Circulation and Advertising, Residence Phone 296-J ' Residence Phone 67 METHODIST AID HOLDS MEETING Dr.B.W. Riner Talks; Tea . Served by Women of Circle 4.' CLEAR LAKE--Mrs. F. A. Barber, Mrs. Frank Rich, Mrs. H. B. Adams and Mrs. Tom Howard served tea for the women attending a general aid meeting at the Methodist church Wednesday afternoon. Dr. B. W. Riner gave a short talk and Mrs. William Skinner led devotions. Routine business of (he aid was disposed of. * * * AUXILIARY PLANS FOR KNOXVILLE PARTY . Plans to send home made candy to Knoxville hospital for the January birthday party to be held Jan. 28 were made by members of the American Legion auxiliary at a meeting at the Legion clubrooms Wednesday evening. Refreshments were served by Mrs. L. E. Ashland, Mrs. W. C. Carroll and Mrs. W. R. Kime. * * * FRIENDSHIP CHAIN CLUB HOLDS MEETING Mrs. George Kimball, - North Sixth street, entertained the Friendship Chain club Wednesday Park Theater Tonite Look at.the Stars Tonight! A Double Feature Program No. 1, a Paramount Picture, "The Bride Comes Home" with Claudette Colbert, Ffc'fl Ulac- Miirray, Robert Younjr. No. Z, 3 Warner Bros. Picture, "Dangerous" with Bette Da% T is, Franchot Tone. Admission lOc and lac afternoon. Dixie Purviance and Billy Anderson sang, and games were played. Mrs. Kimball served refreshments at the close o£ the afternoon. The club, will meet in two weeks at the home x£ Mrs. Floyd Purviance, Center street. * * * MRS. W. .W. CHOATE ENTHERTAINS AID GROUP Mrs. W. W. Choate, North Third street, was hostess to Group No. G of the Congregational aid Wednesday. Following the business meeting the afternoon was spent visiting 'and sewing. Mrs. Choate served refreshemnts. * C * HOME IMPROVEMENT CLUB ENTERTAINS HUSBANDS Miss Madge Baker and Mrs. Harry Doyle were in charge of the program of games and stunts for the Home Improvement club meeting at the hijme of Mrs. Frank Baker Wednesday. Husbands of members were guests and only two members were absent. Dinner was served at 1 p. m. OH Time Jubilee Dance to Be Staged at Surf CLEAR LAKE--An Old Time Jubilee dance will be, featured st the Surf Friday night as a celebration of the second anniversary of the inauguration of old time dances at that place. Moeller's Old Time Accordion band, heard every Friday noon over WOI, Ames, will furnish the music. Paper hats, horns and confetti will bt: provided 'for patrons by the management,- according to an announcement by C. J. Fox, manager. On Saturday evening, Bennett Grelen will play for the dance. Hale Extradition Granted. DES MOINES, W)--Gov. Clyde L. · Herring granted extradition Thursday for Lowrey A. Hale,' held at Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and wanted at Shelbina, Mo., for rape. \\ Reducing Our Entire Stock At Reductions Less Than Half! P m Fur ·V T/«7,, Fur - Trimmed Values to $12.95 Swagger Sport Coats! Fitted Dress Coals'. Sizes 14 to 44 ' COATS DRESSES Values to $6.87 ^ ^^ Q M ^o 84 Latest Fashion Details! Heavy Quality Crepes! Sizes 11 to 42 READY-TO-WEAR; DOWNSTAIRS STORE Dflmoi¥$ 2BRITTTEAMS WILL PLAY HERE 0 Meet Lions, Marshall and Swift Five in Local Gym. CLEAR LAKE--Friday will be e big basketball night for Clenr ake with two games on the home oor and one out of town. Ar- mgements have been made for arshall Swift's team from Main City to play a preliminary ame -with the Britt Hottentots ere Friday evening at 7:15 clock. Both are independents. The Clear Lake Lions will play ie Britt high school team at 8:15 1 a regular conference game, ince the victory over St. Ansgar uesday evening, the Lions are etermined to win even more mrels for the school. Clear Lake reserves will go to waledale Friday evening to meet \e Swaledale Varsity five. 'FELLOWSHIP" IS SUBJECT OF TALK ions Club Entertained "at Turkey Dinner by C. E. Wells. CLEAR LAKE--The Rex- Fr. 'harles B. GoeUinger, Ionia, poke to members o£ the Lions lub Wednesday evening on the ubject of "Fellowship" and also elated his experiences while a missionary in Oklahoma and Tex- s. The Lions met at the home of X E. Wells, 520 West State street, 'here they were entertained at a urkcy dinner with all the appur- enances. Martin Aasgaard, former dis- rjct governor of the Lions club, ake Mills, also spoke as did sev- ral others. Reading of resolutions or 1937 as made by various club members created much merriment. Lawrence Cain, accompanied by /Irs. Henry Volstad at the piano nd by Mrs. B. B. Bailey on the ccordion T sang several selections. President Anderson of the Lake lills Lions club was a special uest as were C. A. Knutson, E. Stillman and B. B. Bailey. COATS Fur - Trimmed Values to $19.95 Luxuriously Furred! Warmly Interlined! Sir.cs 12 to 46 DRESSES $984 Values to $4.87 Fine Quality Silk Crepes! New, Seasonable Mcrch- | the art o£ fitting footwear preparatory to opening a shoe store in the east half of the Williams Furniture store building. Tom Hanson has purchased the J. L. Moore house on East Main street from Carl Tegtmeyer and will take possession March 1. lil-Lo Bridge club will meet at the home of Mrs. Albert Christenson, Burden street, next Tuesday, Jan. 12. ' Both Mr. and Mrs. Pclcr Knutson, 300 South East street, are confined to the house with flu. The' condition of C. A. Becfcner, who is in Veterans* hospital, Des Moines, remains the same. Mrs. Beckner is with him. Mrs. M. C. Olson returned to Mason City Thursday after visiting friends in Garner and Clear Lake seVeral days. Christmas Seal Sale Report Is Delayed by Lack of Returns CLEAR LAKE--With 200 of. the Christmas seal letters not yet returned, the final report of the Christmas Seal committee is being held up longer than had been anticipated. Mrs. Clark Branson, chairman, states that the committee has received many donations of. from five cents to $2 and is much pleased with results so far as they can be ascertained. The committee is requesting all who have not yet returned the seals or sent in their donations to do so as soon as possible, hoping that the report may be completed by the first ot next week. High School Adjusts Itself to New Modes CLEAR LAKE--Problems in adjustments are gradually being cared for at the new high schoo' building and work is getting under \yay even better thon at first anticipated according to reports from those in charge. A few pieces of equipment ordered have nol yet arrived but should come soon. Registration for the new semester is now being taken. The juniors and seniors are completed anc by the end of this week. sophomores and freshmen will all be enrolled. Semester examinations are scheduled for next Wednesday and Thursday with report cards to be delivered Friday. Other activities are awaiting the new semester. MISSJAGOBSON WEDS E, OLSON Christmas Eve Ceremony Read- at Newman Grove, Nebr. CLEAR LAKE--Miss Bclllah Tacobson, a niece of Mrs. George ,unn living near Clear. Lake, became the bride of Elmer M. Olson 1 , Meltonville, Christmas eve in n candlelight service at the Shell Creek Lutheran church at Newman Grove, Nebr., the Rev. J. S. Paulson reading the marriage service before 70 relatives and friends. Miss Mayvis Jacobson attended her sister and Virgil Osnes, Garner, was best man. Caryl Jean ttelson was flower girl and Mrs. Harold Nelson played the wedding march. Mrs. William Keeshan, Albion, sang "At Dawning" and "I Love You Truly." The bride wore a blue silk crepe jown'and carried roses. Her sister wore pink silk. After the ceremony a three course dinner was served in the church dining room which wns decorated with blue and white strcnmcrs nnrl bells, .1. O. Jacobson, uncle of the bride, acted as toastmaster for the program at which Mr. Olson was .velcomed into the family. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Jacobson of Newman Grove and Mr. Olson is the son o£ Mr. and Mrs. Ed Olson, Meltonville. The young people plan to make their home on a farm near Meltonville. -- Dr. C.E.Wright to Address Farm Club CLEAR LAKE--Dr. C. E Wright will address members of the Community Farm Bureau club at Grant No. 1 Friday evening. Mrs. Frank Zirble will sing and Miss Muriel Orcutt will give a reading. Musical numbers wil be arranged also. Persons attending are to bring their owl sandwiches and a covered dish for the supper. Cotfee will be fur nishort. Mr. and Mrs. .Tim Sorcn sen are the program committee. HURGH HOLDS ANNUAL MEETING O f f i ' c e r s Elected; Reports Made On Past Year. T h e seventy-eighth a n n u a l meeting of the First Congrega- ional church was held Wednesday to hear reports of the past year and to elect officers for the coming year. Organizations reporting- showed wide range of interests covered md accomplishments made. The Sunday school had made the most mtstanding record, in organization, attendance, equipment nnd inances. The Pilgrim Fellowship, composed of young people in high school, gave an unusual report in meetings held, interests covered, projects completed . and money landled as well as raised by the young people. More than $232 hart inssed through.the treasury of the fellowship during the year. Both women's. organizations, the Harmony Guild and the Women's Union indicated a successful season of work with strong recommendations from both groups that :he national recommendation for n unified' Women's program be adopted locally. The Boy Scouts, jnder Walter Erickson, scoutmas- ler, has completed another good year of achievement and progress, winning first place ribbons for performance during both halves of the scout year. Contribution!; Higher. The amount contributed to missions during the year represented an increase of ?105 over the preceding year, with indications thai even more would be paid before the denominational benevolence books are closed on Jam 11. Significant improvements were reported by the board of trustees including the redccoratiori of the church auditorium, the installation of storm sash to protect the stained-'windows, erection of a storm shed on rear ot building and further painting in the Sunctaj school departments. The return to use after long silence of the church bell was one o£ the important developments of the pas year. During the year the trustees handled over 38,300 with an excess of assets against liabilities a the close of approximately a thousand dollars. The church clerk reported a total resident list of members of 72( following revision of the roll anc removals by death and letter during the year. Fifty-one hew'mem- bers had been added during . the year. Officers Elected,. Officers elected were as follows Treasurer: C. A. Parker. Treasurer of Benevolences, Rogei Pattern; church clerk, Mrs. C. C Cassiday. Head usher, B..A. Webster. Deacons for three year term Fenton R. Fockler, Clarence Johnson and Ralph Wilson. Deaconesses, Mrs. B. F. Weston, Mrs. H. J. Steinberg, anc Mrs. W. E. Shanor. Trustees for three year term, R F. Clough, W. H. Erickson, Frink C. Lovell, H. D. Makeever anc Dr. J. L. Pauley. Superintendent of S u n d i school, C. E. Gilman; assistant su perintendent, Mrs. A. S. Carlson The following committees wer elected to serve throughout th year: Music, Mrs. W. H. Erickson Sari Dean, Mrs. J. W. MacMillari, Mrs. H. D. Makeever and Mrs. Carleton Stewart. Missionary education, Mrs. C. O. Dawson, J. H. Hardy, C. B. Letts, Mrs. C, Roy Potter, and Mrs. B. Weston. Religious education committee, Mrs. L,, A. Moore, Mrs. Loren Beck, Mrs. C. E. Burretts and Irs. Ralph Smiley. Young People's committee, Mrs. F. D. Pearce, Mrs. Lester E. Arm- itrong, Mrs. Draper Long and rlrs. O, A. Merkel. Nominating committee, Mrs. R. \ dough, Mrs. John Balfanz, H. M. Knudson,, Mrs. Ralph Mellem, vlrs. George O'Neil, Dr. J. L. 3 auley and Williard Sayre. Next Meeting Feb. 10. The next monthly meeting of he church will be on Feb.' 10-i supper meeting--at which timo Dr. Harold Kingsley, pastor of the Church of the Good Shepherd, the nost noted Negro church of the Congregational fellowship, Chicago, wiU. be the guest, of the church and will tell of the work ic is doing. On May 4, 5, (i, the church will be the host to the Congregational- Christian churches of Io%va, This will be the first .time since 1901 :hat this meeting has been held _n Mason City. Outstanding national talent is alreadyassured for part of the program. BOY KILLED AS AUTO HITS BUS Larson, Kanawha Farmer, Drives His Car Into School Bus. WEBSTER CITY, (fP)-- Hamilton county authorities held an inquest Thursday into the death of Ernest Martin, 14, killed late Wednesday when -the Blairsburg consolidated school bus, hit by an automobile, overturned near Blairsburg. Witnesses, officers reported, said the bus was hit by a car driven by William Larson, farmer living near Kanawha, when he tried to pass a truck and the bus as bus driver Floyd Ra'wden of Blairsburg, turn- ed'into a farmyard. The boy, son of Mr. and Mrs, Carl Martin, was thrown through the rear glass door of the bus. He suffered a crushed skull. Twenty other children riding in the bus escaped without serious injury. Baby at Rockwell Dies of Pneumonia Attack ROCKWELL -- The two weeks old infant son ot Mr. and Mrs Vern Hathaway died at the home of the parents Thursday from pneumonia. Mr. Hathaway is employed with the highway department. What a world! Japs struggling for room to survive; lazy Brazil ians using only 4 per cent of a rich land bigger than ours.--Ccda Rapirts Gazette. New Comfort for Those Who Wear False Teeth No loiiRtir need you feol uncomfortntol we.irinn false Icctli. Fasted!i, a crealty im proved powrtar sprinkled on you plnles. holds thcin ti£hl 'irid comfortabln No gummy, pnsty t.iste or fcctliig. De nrfomc.f. Get Faslcclh at your drug TUrco sizes. NORTHERN IOWA GOULD BE MADE U.S. SUGAR BOWL VIoore Reports of Move Made by Greater Iowa , Commission. E. C. Moore, manager of the American Crystal Sugar company, ·eturned Wednesday evening from 3'cs Moines, where he attended a meeting of the Greater Iowa commission, o£ which he recently was made a 'member. One of the chief matters up for consideration at the meeting this veelc was the proposal of greatly ncreasing the acreage of sugar beets in North Iowa as a practical solution of the state farm crops )roblem. The proposal of the commission nore or less coincided with one of he pet dreams o£ the local sugar company manager, that of making rth Iowa and so'athern Minnesota the "sugar bowl" of the United Stales. Have Right Climate. 'We have the _proper climatic conditions, the soil and the crops to be used for rotation in producing sugar," Mr. Moore stated. "Besides, increase of sugar jroduction will add tremendously o employment." The commission, he said, is to make a further study of the situation and then submit plans to congress and the department of agriculture. Grower Penalized. 'The fact of the matter is that the sugar industry was discriminated against in'lowa last year," Mr. Moore stated. "The farmer growing beets was penalized. I think that will be remedied for another season. "If the growing of sugar beets in the United -Stales is to be increased, the North Iowa and southern Minnesota area is the proper place for it. In the irrigated countries they don't have the crops to rotate with it and diseases and HeJp Kidneys Clean Out Poisonous Acids Your Kitlncys contain 9 million tiny tubes or filters which may be endangered by neglect or drastic, irritntini! druss. Be careful. If functional Kidney or Bladder disorders make you suffer from GcUinp Up Nights, Nervousness. Loss of Pep. Leg Pains. Rheumatic Pnin.s. Dizziness. Circles Under Eyes, Neuralgia, Acidity, Burning, Smarting or Itching, don't take chances. Gel the doctor's guaranteed prescription Cystex. the most modern advanced treatment for these troubles. 510,000.00 deposited with Ban!: ot America. Los Angeles. California. £UEraniecs that Cystcx must bring jiev/ vitality h\ 43 hours and make you ferl years younRcr in one \vcelc or money back on return oC empty package. Telephone your druggist for guaranteed Cystex ISiss-Tex) today. pests have become troublesome. In . strip through this section, 300 miles east and west and 150 miles north and south, we could raise enough sugar to feed the United States. And we have the crops to rotate with it." Adopt Resolution. GREELEY, Colo., OT--The National Beet Growers association, representing producers of eight states, adopted a resolution Thursday providing the secretary oE agriculture be given the authority. lo determine an equitable division of proceeds between growers and processors. The resolution pledged the association to use its efforts to obtain legislation benefiting the industry with the quota system as a background. It also urged an equitable division between growers and refiners with due regard for labor, that federal grants to growers insure reasonable returns and that such legislation .be made retroactive to include the 193B crop. Auto Thief Given 10 Year Sentence DAVENPORT, (if)--George E. Long, 18, of Camanche, who confessed to stealing six automobiles here prior to the holidays, was sentenced to a 10 year indeterminate term in Anamosa Thursday. The youth who was arrested Dec. 23, pleaded guilty before Judge W. R. Maines in district court. He said he stole the cars to take his friends joy-riding. Several of the machines were abandoned after the youth became involved in wrecks. TABLETS C O L D S ami HEADACHES S a l v e - X n s e Drops PHONE 724 Clear Lake Marshall Swift, Inc. Complete Service · Qunlily Cleaning! · New Modern Laundry! Latest Styles in Fur Coats! . · For Highest Quality Workmanship 119 North Fourth Street TO SEE WELL TO DRIVE WELL SEE WELLS You Kisk Your Own Life as Well as Others When Vision Blurs. ·VUI D R v L . A. WELLS "... -OPTOMETRIST^ · - - ' KITCHEN.JENSEN GLASSES : llOj N. FEDERAL-MASON CITYJl Clear Lake Briefs Dozens of new Nelly Don and Betty Baxley Cotton Dresses, $1.95 and .$2.95. Nichols Shop. Linger Longer club will meet at the home of Mrs. Henry Van Zunk Friday afternoon. Dress Sale, Fri. Sal. Specially selected group of 15 Dresses, values $7.95 to 59.95, for $3.95--and 15. Dresses, values 59.95 to $14.95, for 55.95. No charges. Nichols Shop. Dr. and Mrs. E. E. Chappell, North Fourth street, left Wednesday morning for points south, including Florida. Returning, they expect to visit friends enroute. They \yill be gone from four to six weeks. Arnold IMoeller will close his work as manager of the local Basket grocery Saturday night and will leave Sunday night or Monday for St. Louis, Mo., where he will spend several weeks learning IVE COME TO WARN YOU, GRETA. I WAS A WOMAN -\ LIKE YOURSELF. I USED TO SCRUB CLOTHES TILL , I THOUGHT MY BACK WOULP BREAK--ANP WHAT THANKS DID 1 GET.' . . A WOMAN'S LIFE IS ALL TOO SHORT, youlL WEAR. YOURSELF LOOK LIKE'A WBE -- LOSE YOUR CHARM.' 10 Ml N UTSS LATEK % WHY GKETA, YOU LOOK PALE AS A GHOST.' BUT OXYDOL'S A NEW KINO THE IVORY SOAP PEOPLE MAKE. IT'S SAFE fS CAN BE --YET IT SOAKS OUT P1RT IN IS MINUTES. ABSOLUTELY/ AND IT WON'T FADE ANY WASHABLE COLOR-- OR. HURT YOUR HANPS. MY WIFE SAYS \f'S B ALMOST A MIRACLE HOW SUCH A SAFE SOAP CAN SOAK OUT DIRT SO FAST. I USE OXYPOL IN MY WASHER--AND IT ALMOST CUTS WASHING TIME IN HALF--IT WORKS CAN'T USE THOSE "NO-SCRUB" GRANULATED SOAPS' -- I TRIED ONE ONCE AMD IT ALMOST ' LOOK .'THESE PILLOW SLIPS AKE LOVELY WHITE--AND ONLY IS MINUTES SOAKING AND YOU SAY ITGETS CLOTHES 4- TQ B SHADES f WHITER, TOO? I CAN'T STAfJD IT -- THESE BIS WASHES ARE MAKING A WRECK OF ME SILLY/ DON'T you KNOW THERE'S A WONDERFUL NEW "NO-SCRUB* SOAP CALLED OXYDOL ? L A K E 16c - T H E A T R E CLEAR LAKE THURSDAY Ladies in Love' 1 lOc Friday and Saturday DOUBLE FEATURE · Admission Frltlay Ific-lbc SAT.--Play Scrccno, 26c-10c SEVERAL WEfKS LATER-WASHDAY EVENING HONEY, YOU LOOK. YOUNGER EVERY DAY SINCE YOU QUIT SCRUBBING THOSE CLOTHES AHP W6AEINS YOORSEIF OUT. THANKS TO OXYDOi ! ^5 NO TRICK AT AU-TO PO THE WASH NOW. IT'S TRUE! AT LAST A "NO-SCRUB" SOAP That's Safe As Can Be For CoIorsrHands! DcocJoped at the cost of $1,000,000 by the makers of gentle Ivory Soap · It's here! A new-type laundry soap that soaks out dirt in 15 minutes . . . gets white clothes 4 to 5 shades whiter . . . yet safe for colors and hands! OxYDOL was developed hy the Ivory scrap people, at the cost of $1,000,000! It brings you at last, a "no-scnib, no-boil" soap that leaves your hamls soft and white, that will not fade any washable color. Combining speed and Bafr.ty in n way no single soap has clone before, Oxrooi, does these 4 amazing things: (1) Soaks out dirt in IS minutes . . . no scrubbing, no boiling. Even the "tough" snots come snowy with a gentle rub between the fingers. (2) Gets white clothes 4 to 5 shades whiter, proved by scientific Tintometer tests. (3) Cuts washing time 25% to 40% in tub or machine. (4)' Yet so safe that even sheer cotton prints washed 100 consecutive times in OXYDOL suds, showed no perceptible sign of fading. The news of OXYDOL. is spreading like wildfire! Women in nil parts of the country are discarding former favorites and adopting it, To save time and drudgery on washday--to protect their hands from the ravages of harsh soaps! OXYRor, is more economical, too. Tests show that it will RO % to JJ again as far as even the latest soap chips on the market. One package oflcn Rives twice the suds--docs twice the wnrk--lasts twice as long as less modern soaps. Get OXYDOL from your dealer today. I Tuted ind Approved by Good Houiekceplnz Inslilula "NO-KRU8-NO-BOIL' LAUNDRY SOAP THAT'S ! REALLY SAFE i^.v^S7AT3i£?^Ca7^ ^ j f i ^ , ^ sgg'gsggnr-flsgiss^g^ygi^a^^^^y^^^ -- "'··'·^'·· Mn ^^'""' ^*«»** 8 *«» : * i^ w ^^g^^ !««^7^^ij^r 1 s^^ ^·^OTscscyKCSSsr^ ""j 1: , ( *»]*££**?·'}"·

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