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March 1, 1934

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 10

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.TEN- MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE MARCH 1 1934 '£-· CHURCH SCHOOLS WILL BE HELD Sessions at Britt, Osage, De corah and Humboldt Are Listed. DES MOINES, March 1. #)--The Rev. N. H. Carman, director o Christian education of the Iowa Baptist convention here, announced the dates and. meeting places of the Vacation Church school institutes sponsored by the Iowa Council o: Christian education. The Vacation church school insti tutes are organizations to train leaders who will conduct the Vacation church schools for children during: the summer months. North Iowa Included. The institutes are interdenominational, the Rev. Mr, Carman said and will be held March 5 to 10. Five teams of 14 pastors and Christian education leaders will conduct the meetings. Meetings in North Iowa will be March 5 at Britt Congregational church, March 6 at Osage Baptist church, March 7 at Decorah Congregational church, March 9 at Humboldt Baptist :church. The teams to act as instructors include Dr. R. J. Montgomery, director of Christian Education for the Congregational churches in Iowa; Mrs. A. J. Mehlin of Des Moines and Dr. R. M. Shipman of Des Moines, in the first group. Others on Teams. In the second team: The Rev. Mr. Carman, Mrs. L. E. Ripley of Emerson, and the Rev. H. C. Rice ol Boone. In the third team: The Rev. and Mrs. R. H. Collls of Charles City and the Rev. L. W. Hauler of Oelwein. In the fourth team: O. G. Her brecht of Des Moines and the Rev. and Mrs. W. M. Hubbard. In the fifth team: The Rev. T. R. Allston of Omaha, Miss Edith Fisher ol Grand Junction and Walter Button of Des Moines. The teams include representatives of Methodist, Baptist, Christian, Presbyterian and Congregational Christian churches, the Rev. Mr. Caiman said.' Daily programs will consist of two-sessions at 9:30 a. m. and 1:15 p. m. with adjournment at 4 p. m. Exhibits of teaching and handwork materials will accompany each team. Strike Postponed by Rail Workers of Kansas City Area :KANSAS CITY, March 1. Iff)-A. E.. Cranor, general' chairman of - .the Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen for the Kansas City'area, announced today the strike of Kansas City southern railway trainmen and enginemen which was to become effective today at 6 p. m., had been "postponed." He acted upon receiving word from the executive committee of the big four railroad brotherhoods in Cleveland. Iowa Public Works Board Acts on 222 Jobs and Disbands . DES MOINES, March 1. t3)-- The Iowa public works advisory board, which was discontinued yesterday, passed upon 222 applications in connection with projects costing approximately $17,412,000, P. F. Hopkins, state PWA engineer, said today. The discontinuance was ordered by federal officials after Secretary Ickes had -instructed state engineers not to receive any more applications and to pass upon pending applications prior to Feb. 28. 304,700 Hogs to Be Bought by Packers for Surplus Relief WASHINGTON, March 1. Lffl-- Packers of the country began today the purchase-of-304; 700 hogs to be processed into Wiltshire sides for the surplus relief corporation. The contracts, renewed .Feb. 3.0, provide.for completion of the authorized purchases in 20 market days under the contracts with the packers, daily quotas may He' suspended, or re- · duced to 50 per cent. "" SANKEY PROSECUTOR This is Olaf Eidem, U. S, district attorney at Pierre, S. Dak., who will prosecute Mrs. Verne Sankey, widow of the kidnap gang chief, who took his own life in the South Dakota state penitentiary at Sioux Falls, rather than face trial after admitting a hand In the Boettcher and Bonn kidnapings. Mrs. Sankey Is being held at Sioux Falls. AUSTRIA GAINS IN ARMED STRENGTH Government Adds to Power During Civil War With Socialists. VIENNA, March 1. UPl--The armed strength of strife torn Austria has been rapidly increasing since the bloody socialist civil war and today the government has at east 110,000 armed men to deal with emergencies. During the bitterest days of the recent fighting the government issued numerous appeals to volun- :eers and many responded. The fascist heimwehr (home ruard) is still conducting a vigorous-campaign for recruits. Latest figures .of heimwehr strength--published in the news- japer of Vice Chancellor Emil Fey --give 65,000 as the number of armed fascists throughout Austria. The regular army has 30,000 men and the police gendarmerie exceeds 15,000,-making a total of at least 110,000 fighters. i . : . : If Austro-German tension and the internal dissension continue these Igures naturally are likely to be considerably increased. In admitting another 3,000 heimwehrmen into the armed auxiliary service of the government yesterday Fey said there were still great reserves of manpower to draw on if they are need- Gall Stone Colic A. void operation If 'possible. Treat the cause la a sensible, painless, inexpensive way at home. 'Write flome'Drug Co., 18-57 No. Fourth St., Minneapolis, mbn,, for a recognized practicing specialist's prescription on liver and gall bladder trouble for Hferature and -treatment which has been giving gratifying results for 28 years. Sold under money bacfc guarantee. Clip this oui NOW.--Advertisement.' IOWA LUMP.. W. KY. NUT... W. KY. LUMP.... COAL $6.50 ten $6.50 ton $8.00 ton so. nx. LUMP Fi*nklbi Coonlri Above Coals Best In Their Respective Fields. WHY PAY MORE? Wolf Bros. PHONE 1148 GODFREY TO GIVE FARM ADDRESS George Godfrey,' assistant to the (resident of Iowa State college, vill be the speaker of the evening ·tohday at the final meeting on he present schedule of the Young farmers' forum which was held at 6:30 o'clock in the Methodist church. A dinner will precede the address. Another feature will be a short jrogram by the state championship orchestra from Portland under the direction .of Earl Dean. All 4-H club boys more than 16 years of age are invited to join in this forum, according to County Agent Marion' E; 'Olson. BIERMANN TALKS AT PEACE PARLEY Active Opposition to Vinson Navy Bill Wins Notice of Women Pacifists. WASHINGTON, March 1.--The reputation and prestige of Fred Biermann, fourth district representative from Iowa, as a critic and opponent of the administration in its national defense program were reflected in his appearance in the Belasco theater this week as a featured speaker for the Women's International league, a pacifist organization. Along with Mr. Biermann on the program were Senator Gerald -P. Nye of North Dakota, senate leader in the opposition to the Vinson billion dollar navy bill; Dr. Walter Van Kirk, a national official of the federal council of churches; John A. Simpson of Oklahoma, the president of the Farmers' National Union; Edward Israel, a Jewish rabbi and women leaders of peace organizations. Legion Connection Cited. In the literature issued by the sponsoring organization, Mr. Biermann was alluded to as a World war veteran serving his first term in congress. Reference was made to his service as a first lieutenant in the war, ten months overseas, to his membership from the first In the American Legion and to his service last year as commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars in Decorah. "Since coming to congress, the statement said, "Mr. Biermann has been one of the most active opponents of big navy and preparedness measures." Prominent Sponsors. The group of Washington women sponsoring the meeting included Mrs. Dean G. Acheson, Mrs. Minna S. Adams, Mrs. Nina E. Allender, Mrs. Alfred Anthony, Mrs. Fred Biermann, Mrs. Florence Brewer Boeckel, Mrs. William E. Borah, Mrs. John J. Elaine, Mrs, Harriet Connor Brown, Mrs. W. Thompson Burch, Mrs. Henry F. Butler, Mrs. Raymond Clapper, Mrs. Louis Cohen, Mrs. Frederic A. Delano, Mrs. Clarence C. Dill, Mrs. Gilson Gardner, Mrs. Fayette Dow, Mrs. John Erikson, Miss Edith J. Goode, Mr. and Mrs: Richard Hogue, Mrs. William Kittle, Mrs. Robert M. LaFollette, Mrs. Ernest I. Lewis, Mrs. Paul Lingebarger, Mrs. Gerald P. Nye, Mrs. George Odell, Mrs. Daniel Partridge, Jr.,' Mr. and Mrs Duncan Phillips, Miss Jeannette Rankin, Mrs. Charles Edward Russell, Mrs. L. B. Schloss, Mrs. Marie F. Simmen, Miss Rose.Sturnsky, Mrs. Huston Thompson, Miss Caroline Thompson, Mrs. George Oakley Totten, Jr., Mr. and Mrs. Arthur C. Watkins, . Mrs. Victor Whitlock, Mrs. Burton K. Wheeler, Miss Emma Wold. MARINES' NEW CHIEF Maj. Gen. John H. Kussell (above) was named by President Koosevclt to succeed Maj. Gen. Ben H. Fuller as commandant of the marines. (Associated Press Photo). Funeral of Two Sons to Be Held Same Day, Both Die by Accident | Ray R. Oulman, superintendent of records of the Mason City police department, received word Thursday of the death by accident of two nephews, the family of one being also killed, in different states and their funerals to be the same day. Monday Richard Fisher "of Des Moines was found dead under his overturned truck. He was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Fisher of Des Moines. Mrs. Fisher is Mr. Oulman's sister. Tuesday, at Siren, Wis., Richard's brother, Cha.uncey, his wife and two children, Da and Paul, were killed in an explosion and fire. Funeral services for Richard will be held at Des Moines Friday and services for the family of Chauncey will be held at Siren, Wis., the same day. Three brothers and two sisters survive, Lemiel, Ernest, Marvin, Sylvia and Jean. Mr. and Mrs. Ray Oulman plan to attend the services at Des Moines. Streamlined Train Makes 103 Miles an Hour on Trial Run OMAHA, March 1. CW--After a trial run to Columbus, Nebr., today W. M. Jeffers, executive vire president of the Union Pacific railroad, announced the road's new streamline aero-dynamic train had attained a top speed of 103 miles an hour at one time on the return trip. SEEK ACTION ON WEIRTON CASE Labor Board to Put Steel Controversy in Hands of Attorney General WASHINGTON, March 1. (.¥)-- The national labor board announced :oday it had unanimously decided to refer the Weirton Steel company case to the department of justice for immediate action. This is .the second time the case had been given to the department of justice. Action of that body was deferred, however, pending the outcome of efforts to conduct a poll among the Weirton employes, in connection with an executive'order by President Roosevelt, to determine whether a "substantial number" of the employes desired a new election of employe representatives. Funerals Held for Three Iowa Victims I of Air Liner Crash DES MOINES, March 1. UP)--j Funeral services were conducted today for the three Iowa victims of a United ' Air ' Liner crash in Utah Friday. Services were held in Des Moines for Marcellus Zinsmaster, in Boooe for -Evald Berglund, and in Perry for Bert McLaughlin. Rites for Winneshiek Pioneer Are Conducted DECORAK, Man.T 1.---Funeral services were heiu ??r '". Engbretson, 90, a resident of Madison township for more than 60 years. Services were' held at the Madison Lutheran- church, · the Rev. D. C. Jordahl officiating. Mr. Engbretson was born in Valdres, Norway, ana came to America in 1866. For the past 20 years he made his home wiUi his cousin, Ole Hovey, of Madison township. On? sister survives in Leeds, -N. Dak. MAN IS WEAKER SEX, RECORDS AT CLINIC INDICATE Is Less Able to Withstand Disease Than Woman, Figures Show. P.OCHESTER, Minn., LY)--Probably the men will not believe if., but there are facts and statistics at the Mayo clinic at Rochester, proving, wihout a doubt, that man is the weaker sex. Dr. William J. Mayo some years ago learned that under centain circumstances aad pertaining to certain diseases, males were less I'o- | sistant than females. This information inspired a study by Dr. E. V. Allen and associates at the clinic and some 300,000 casss were checked and findings reported. Chief in importance in the findings was that the male is endowed by nature with an inferior physical constitution. Prowess Only Outward. "Now many will take exception to this statement," Dr. Allen said. "They will say that football players, track men, wrestlers and those who excel in feats of strength and endurance .are almost uniformly · · males. But physical prowess is but the outward habiliment of physical superiority. A quality much better reflected is ability to withstand disease.'' In revealing the results of the extensive study of thousands of cases handled at the clinic, Dr. Allen lias showed how much more frequently men are victims of diseases of the digestive tract, the lungs, kidneys and bone, and functional diseases, than are the women. The women may be sick more-often than men, Dr. Allen said, but obviously less so. Women are most commonly affected with nervous disorders and diseases and cases of varicose veins and heart ailments are theirs in largest numbers. Widows Outnumber Widowers. Some of the reasons for the "inferiority" uj. men, it was reported, Don't take calomel! HERE'S NEW HEALTH FOR YOUR LIVER Now banish bad- breath, pimples, constipation; feel 111 la a million! Wedding Anniversary of Decorah Couple Observed DECORAH, March 1.--Mr. and Mrs. John C. Hexom of Decorah celebrated their golden wedding anniversary. Mr. Hexom has been in the grocery and shoe business in Decorah for the past 50 years. At present he and his son, Philip, are proprietors of the J. C. Hexom and Son shoe store on Water street. They have three children, Mrs. Jaff- · j rey Peterson, Stella and Phillip. , That tired, frowsy feeling in the morning, that "dark-brown" taste in the mouth--if you would banish them and win back buoyant health, don't expect relief from salts, mineral oil, or candy and chewing-gum laxatives. For such remedies only move the bowels. While chances are, you're one of the thousands suffering from sluggish liver which does not yield sufficient bile--causing pimples, blemishes, headaches, bad breath and a general run-down feeling. What you need is something which acts thoroughly but harmlessly upon the liver. And in Dr. Edwards Olive Tablets you will find that "something," which stimulates the bile flow. A successful substitute for calomel, these famous tablets are compounded of pure vegetable ingredi- j ents, and have been praised for years by millions. To get and keep the bile flowing freely--correcting constipation, skin troubles, and win back that "fine- and-dandy" feeling of youth--go.to your druggist for Dr. Edwards Olive Tablets today, lac, 30c. 60c. PHONE 888 BEFORE IT'S TOO LATE "HI-HEAT" The Blue Flame Coal If this coal does not meet your entire approval we will remove coal and refund your money. FIRESIDE FUEL CO. was attributed to their overwork, alcoholism, venery, tobaccoism, industrial hazards and irregular habits of sleeping and eating. In practically every community surveys have shown there are more widowers than widowers, Dr. Allen pointed out. He cited the fact there are six widows of ex-presidents living today and only one ex-president. Dr. Allen also recalled that dur- ing the influenza epidemic several years ago more women than men were affected, yet surveys disclosed that more men than women died from the disease. He pointed out that in a survey of the'federal census figures for 1929 it was revealed that 129 males died to every 100 females among children under the age of one year. This finding was significant, he said, inasmuch as living conditions of boys and girls would be practically Identical in all families during the initial period of their lives. Survey Carried Further. Carrying the survey further, it was found there were 122 male deaths for every 100 female deaths for children five years of age and under, Dr. Allen said. From another angle of the survey it was shown 104 to 106 boys have been born to every 100 girls in the United States, yet there are now more women in the nation than men. All theories advanced for the cause of male inferiority, Dr. Allen said, are inadequate, adding "only these things remain true: There is a sex-linked inferiority of the male, and the price of maleness is weakness. How ironical therefore, the precept of Peter the Apostle, who said: 'Give honor unto thy wife as unto weaker vessel.'" r/J Dress Trousers WHAT VARIETY! And, Mr. Bargain Hunter, we're telling you they're knockout values! Every pair bar- tacked and reinforced . . . your insurance against wear and strain! Plain blue and grey serges. French-back striped worsteds, too! And dark mixtures. 20-inch bottoms. Sizes 30 to 42. See them . . . you'll want several pairs! I BOYS' GOLF Knickers $1*49 with knitted cuffs! "THEY'RE TOP-NOTCH VALUES" --that's what thrifty mothers say! Why? Because they wear and wear ... look good ... cost less! Cassimeres, tweeds, cheviots,' worsteds. Lots of blue. Browns, greys, tans, and mixtures. Sizes 6 to 17. xy BOYS' Extension Waistband S L A C K S $1*98 WORSTEDS CASSIMERES CHEVIOTS TWEEDS SLICK-LOOKING! .You b e t . . . just like the college fellows wear! Wide cuff bottoms! Side straps and buckles! Slanted pockets! Browns, blues, greys, tans and oxford. PJain colors or patterned. Sizes 8 to 17. J. C. PENNEY C O I n c . AROUND THE OLD FIRESIDE DO YOU live in a fine old mansion, a house in a row, or just a few rooms in an apartment house? No matter! Wherever it is, that place is home ... and it is still the best institution civilization has created. It is your own world! You can make your home what you please. With all the benefits of the modern world at your command in some form or another, you are in a position there to enjoy the best the world has to offer. How can you make that home the most delightful place in the world? This newspaper is a sort of courier bringing you the offerings of the great world outside. Don't neglect to read the advertisements. They tell what the great world has to offer you at fair prices and in most convenient form. Read them as you read the news--and you will have always before you a clear statement of the costs and Value of all those material things that make life richer and home a place of happiness.

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