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December 14, 1933

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 4

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POUR MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE DECEMBER 14 193;! Gifts from Michael's will be appreciated Christmas shopping: here means that YOUR gifts will carry unusual character, beauty and usefulness. Wonderful array of ney merchandise. Larger assortments. Fine gift values. FOR "HER n Brush, Comb and Mirror Sets $4.50 $5 $6.50 a " a De Vllblss Perfume Atomizers and Sets 50c $1 $1.50 nnd up New Style Compacts Single, double, triple. Also loose powders. 50c $1 .$1.50 '£ Shealfcr's Fountain Pen and Pencil Sets $3.50 $5 atANICURE SETS la. new stylo zipper cases $3.50 CUTEX SETS $1 $1.50 $1.75 Lovely HanubagN $6 $7.50 TM d Boxed Stationery, Perfume Attractively Boxed, Toilet Waters, Finest Confections In Christmas Boxes, Greeting Cards. FOR "HIM" TRAVELING CASES $1.25 $2.50 $3.00 $4.00 $5.00 and up FOUNTAIN PEN DESK SETS $2.98 $3.50 $5.00 nnd up FIRE DESTROYS BARNATDUMONT. Hay and Straw, Sold on Day Previous, Destroyed by Flames. DtTAIONT, Dec. 14.--Fire of unknown origin destroyed the large barn, a corncrib, two strawstacks find one haystack on the Jake Mai-ken farm operated by Earl Mc- Kinuey, two miles south and one and one-half miles east of town at 3 o'clock Wednesday afternoon. Mr. Marken, Toledo, and grandson, Lester Knceland, Marslmlltowu, hnd been busy at the farm it short time sacking soybeans, when they heard a roar. Thinking it was a passing- train they paid little attention, but on stepping outside the shed, they discovered the whole of the barn in flames. A northeast wind is all that saved the house, n. granary and several small buildings. Five head of horses and seven cows were driven to safety and a little corn was taken out of the crib. The barn, 32xGO, had been built new in 1)2G from native timber. Ths lower portion of the wall for eight feet was constructed of cement blocks. The barn contained about 50 tons of hay, the outside stack 20 tons and the strawstacks 30 tons, all of which had been sold the day previous at a public auction aale. The corncrib contained about 1,800 bushels of corn. A side- delivery rake which Mr. Marken had bought, v.-as burned in a lean- to. But little insurance was carried on the buildings. Oil Burner Furnace Originates Blaze at Home in Charles City CHARLES CITY, Dec. 14.--Fire this morning: damaged a house at 014 Third avenue, owned by Carlile Ellis. The blaze originated from an oil burner furnace. Mervin Sours, secretary of the Y. M. C. A., moved out of the house yesterday and the furnace had been left on to prevent freezing of the pipes. Considerable damage was done to the interior of the house from smoke but quick discovery of the blaze Jcept it from spreading. Daughter of Couple at Kensett Hurt in Crash KENSETT, Dec. 34 Mr. and Mrs. Tom Williams were called to St. Paul Tuesday after an automobile accident in which their daughter, Esther, now Mrs. Ferdinand Johnson, was seriously hurt. MAN HELD ON FORGERY COUNT Philip McManigle Cashed Bad Checks Totaling $104, Officers Learn. CHARLES CITY, Dec. 14.--Phillip McManigle was arrested last night by Sheriff B. F. Atherton on a charge of forging checks. Officers said he had forged four checks here and one at Nashua, totaling 5104.40 and that another for $36.50 was found in his pocket.. McManigle, who was let out of the penitentiary last July, lived near Nashua. Rites to Be Friday for Stbskopf, Decorah DECORAH, Dec. 14.--John Stoskopf, 79, died at his home on East Water street, Decorah, Tuesday night. Mr, Stoakopf suffered a stroke in October, which was followed by a second stroke last week. The Rev. O. Glesne will officiate at the funeral Friday afternoon at the home and the Decorah Lutheran church. Mr. Stoskopf was born in Ontario, Canada, and had been a resident of Wmneshiek county since he was 14. Leather Billfold nnd Key Case Sets Si .98 o.uO «j up MILITARY SETS In leather cases and boxed. 1.25 $2 $3.50TM and P EASTMAN KODAKS AND CASES Box and Folding$2.50 $3.50 $7.50 $10.00 TM up Shaving Sets, Fountain Pens and Pencils,- Cigarette Cases, Metal and Leather; Comb, Cigarette Case and Lighter, Metal; Cigarette Lighters, Utility. Fit- nils, Pipes, Shnving Bowls. The Christmas Drug Store 5 SOUTH FEDERAL AVE.--MASON CITY N E W H « T E L ·PAUL E. FISCHER. K M A N A OJ- HOTEL management a something more fhan a business af ffio Dycfcman. If is {he continuation of friendly associations that have let it apart in the minds of the traveling public. Under the capable direction of Paul E. Richer, the Dyckman ii setting a new standard of efficiency and service at a minimum of cost. Right in the heart of the Loop, it is only a few short blocks from -theatres, department stores, and - wholesale centers. DfCKMAN ATTENDANTS RELIEVE YOU OF YOUR PARKINS WORRIES W R I T E O R W I R E ./or R E J E R V A T I O N J UNEXCELLED DINING-ROOM FACILITIES Here is~ one way you can. make Christmas joy lost ail year -- for many, many years! It gives belter health to tlie whole family. It gives tastier meals to your table. It gives vorlda of convenience, budget economy, pride and pleasure to the one -who liua the day-in-and-day-out job of caring for you and yours. YeL Frigidoire costs eo IHtlc to buy and to use! And the new Standard model has *4 THIS MEW FRIOIDAIRE OSES LESS C U R R E N T T H A N ONE ORDINARY LAMP BULB · more food gpacc; extra TOOIXI for tall bottles; lifetime, stainless porcelain interior; a u t o m a t i c d e f r o s t i n g and automatic ice-tray release. I G E H U H H O T O R S V A L U E Yottr -wife will like the smart, simple lines and sparkling Dulux finish of this handsome Frigidnirc. Vhcnyou select your Christ- mns Frie'daire, we'll n f f i x a hnniisnmc, sterling silver gift medallion, appropriately engraved with any Christmas sentiment you choose. "Will you come into dxir showrooms today and take a look? 'We'd like to 3/10141 you -why Frigidairc will make you a life-long Santa Claus. The frlgitlaira Gift Medallion in Sterling Silcer MIER WOLF SONS JtfUTH 6TH JTR0ET, BETWEEN HENNBPl'N £ fH'bLi.ff.(' Select Your -NOW- ' NO 'PAYMENTS CD UNTIL MARCH 1934 Prices Advance January 1st, 1934 BUY NOW AND SAVE! IER WOLF MUM ON DIVORCE Mary Pickford, shown In Chicago enroll to to New York to seek 11 now play, refused to discuss pkins for a. divorce from Douglas Foirtmnks. (As- soclntcd Press Photo). At Mason City "HOOPLA" IS WELL DONE BY GOOD CAST Adapted from John Kenyon Nicholson's stage play "The Barker," Clara Bow'g "Hoopla" has all the advantages of motion picture production stunts and makes the most of them. The feature plays at the Cecil theater through Friday. The carnival background is perfection -- and Clara keeps it as background, to offer a likeable character ':o the screen audience as Lou, the 'cootch" dancer who starts to wreck the plans of two lives, but runs into love complications. Preston Foster as Nifty, and Richard Cromwell, Nifty's son Chris, complete the trio which dominates the picture, and do it very well. Minna Gombell as Carrie, Nifty's 'girl," is a case-hardened trouper who deserves special mention. And for comedy, ta,ke a choice from Ma Benson (Florence Roberts) or Hap 'Herbert Munclin), with James Jleason as Jerry and Roger Imliof as Colonel Gowdy aiding the cause. · * f NEW COMEDY TEAM IN DUNN AND TREVOR A new and delightful comedy :eam in James Dunn and Claire Trevor ia discovered in the film, ·Jimmy and Sally," playing at the Palace through Friday in half of a double feature program. Dunn, aa a publicity man with a sparkling ine of wit and Miss Trevor, in the role of his secretary-sweetheart combine to make the picture an ·utilising and entertaining-film. Completing the double feature bill s the picture, "White Woman," a iungle drama featuring Charles -.aughton, Carole Lombard, Charles 3ickford and Kent Taylor. Laughton rules the upper Malay jungle and Miss Lombard, in the role of a cafe singer who fears deportation Because of a malicious scandal and so accompanies. Laughton to the jungle, display some fine acting in the portrayal of their roles. If a movie fan is an addict of jungle films, this will please his taste. · * * MUSICAL UEVUE ENDS THURSDAY AT STRAND "Gold Diggers of 1933" finishes ita run at the Strand theater Thursday. If you haven't seen this picture-yet you had better hie yourself down to the Strand before it'a too late. Ruby Keeler, Dick Powell, Warren William and Joan Blondcll head the cast. C Ford and Dorothy Tree are starred in "ICaat of Fifth Avenue," a portrayal of life as it is lived in New York's eastside. This picture plays last times Thursday night at the Iowa, theater. * * * "Take a Cliunco" comes l« the Cecil Saturday for a four day engagement with a cast headed by James Dunn, Cliff Edwards, June Knight and Lillian Roth. This is a big musical comedy production and should be a sure thing for good entertainment. * * * STAGE WEDDING WILL FEATURE PALACE BILL A local couple will be married right up on the Palace stage one week from this Saturday on Dec. 23. The wedding will take place In connection with the evening performance. »· t * 'Telegraph Trail," story showing the advance of civilization through the western part of our country, plays Friday and Saturday at the Strand theater. John Wayne is the star of the picture and is supported by Marcelline Day, Frank McHugh and others. * a » Buck Jones in featured with Dorothy flevier in "The Thrill Hunter" which plays Friday and Saturday at the Iowa theater. THOMASWOULD REMINT ALL GOLD Seeks Support for Plan to Allow President to Call in Yellow Metal. WASHINGTON, Dec. 14. (/P)--The federal reserve could issue nearly $3,000,000,000 in new currency, all of it backed by more than the 40 per cent of required gold, but Senator Thomas. (D,, Okla.), inflationist, sought support today for a plan under which the president could impound, devalue and remint all of the yellow metal. As Thomas explained his proposal, embodied in a bill he said would be submitted to the president, it was designed to remove doubt as to the chief executive's authority to call in gold and at the same time assure that the government made the profit from any devaluation. Disclosed In Figures. The currency possibility, which the federal system was said to be prepared to make a reality as rapidly as conditions permitted, was disclosed in figures on the bank's condition. These showed that without changing the statutory gold value of $20.67 an ounce, the system held enough gold to issue 52,920,728,000 in new reserve notes, a little more than half the money now in circulation. The difficulty, it was explained, was that the channels through which the money could be distributed were stopped up. Loans by members banks continue low so they have not demanded much cash from the Central Reserve banks. Conditions would have to stimulate lending- by the member banks, otherwise the new currency would stay in reserve bank vaults. Gold Colled hi. Thomas said his idea was that the gold should all be called in and paid for with gold certificates at its then dollar value. The metal would be melted remolded and revalued. The man who then came back with, say, a 510 bill to trade it for gold could get Just half as much gold as he turned in if the devaluaticn were 50 per cent. The extent of the revaluation would be left to the president. Wood Is Again Master of Corwith Masonic Lodge CORWITH, Dec. 14. --William Wood was re-elected worshipful master of Paradise lodge, No. 553, A. F. and A. M., Tuesday evening. Dther officers are: Senior warden, David Johnson; junior warden, P. 13. Walley; secretary, Lewis Larsen; treasurer, S. L. Thompson and trus- E. G. Gaskill. Woman Suffers Burns When Flaming Liquid Is Thrown From House NORTHWOOD, Dec. 14.--Mrs. Peter Stohn, southeast of Northwood In Barton township, suffered burns on her back, one leg and both forearms Tuesday when oi! which was being warmed on the kitchen stove caught fire and some of the blazing liquid struck Mrs. Stehn as it was being thrown from the house. Finding the kitchen filled with smoke and Ihe oil in flames, Mr. and Mrs. Stehn rushed out of doors. Mr. SLehn taking the pail and Us contents with him. In handling the blazing mass as he threw it out, some of the hot oil splashed on Mrs. Stehn. Health Unit Formed. DECORAH, Dec. 14.--A county health unit will be organized today at the Winneshlek hotel by physicians, dentists, veterinarians and nurses of the county. Dr. A.. W. Adson of the Rochester clinic was one, of the speakers. Dr. T. Stnbo is chairman of the organization committee, and Dr. Chester Peck, chairman of the program committee. Josiah Deeming Funeral Held in Bristow Church BRISTOW, Dec. 1-1.--Funeral services for Josiah Deeming, VO, were held at the Church of Christ Tuesday afternoon in charge of the -Rev. George Beadle. Surviving arc hia wife and two sons, Charles and Gerald of Ciear- watei-, Fla., and two daughters, Mrs. Howard Good of New Hartford and Mrs. Dorothy Lyon of Oregon. Burial was at New Hartford. Lost v Thill's. Jrat. 15c; Eve. :0c; Children lOc Wallace Ford Dorothy Tree "East of Fifth Avenue" Mary Carlisle Walter Connolly Comedy -- Novelty -- News COLUMBIA Pffj^t. A. western tliivt is different. Packed with (hrills on the track and in the air. Buck, tlio Cow- bay Baron Mimchnusen.- A n o t h e r nciv \Vrstcrn. It's nil :iboul curly days--just wtie" tfic nmv tck'Krarti ivns put through: JOHN WAYNE in "THE TELEGRAPH TRAIL" CnrnrviT ivnj;imf! Indians! Mns- j.iit'rt-K) Alt Ihfi Kch'mi you c r n v f f l Also Another Chanter of Swift-Paced Romance "JIMMY and SALLY" "Music of Bethlehem" to Be Offered at Plymouth PLYMOUTH, Dec. 14.--The choir of the Methodist Episcopal church, tmd-si- the direction of Hikircd Tcn- nihill, will present the "Music of Bethlehem" hy Fred B. Holton Sunday at 10:30 a. m. Miss Evelyn Bav- nett wilt play the accompaniment. Special selections will he sung by C. H. l,nmHon. rtoy Witt. F.clwin Kugler and Mrs. Charles Anderson. He opened now vista» of lava fa this girl who had played with men's hearts oil her life. with P R E S T O N F O S T E R R I C H A R D CROMWELL Sweetest, Hottest Musical Comedy vif*^ in Years! Starts Saturday! * JAMES DUNN * J U N E KNIGHT * LILLIAN ROTH CLIFF EDWARDS * t l t l A N BOND * DOROTHY IEE * L O N A A N D R E * CHA1«.4»»P.OGER5 HVEIIV I'LAYKR A STAB! KVERV STAR AN EXT K K T A I N K R I ·fir

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