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Mason City, Iowa
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Thursday, January 14, 1937
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-i^-Sg t - ^ i i L Y s v i ; ^ ^ -- * ~-^^- r r^^-^^^^-~ r ^-^ c ,_,, r , -^..j^, j^ c/Xl2.5rf* LjZz-L o^:/*- ,~J^^"£^S-.-t^^M^ TWENTY MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, JANUARY 14 · 1937 HARRY STONER, 37, HELD IN ALGQNA MURDER CASE WAS ARRESTED FOR FORGERY New Probe Opens in Death of Woman Who Lived by Herself. ALGONA--County Attorney L. A. Winkel said Thursday Harry Stoner, 37, was. being held here in connection with the torture murder, of Mrs. Anna Jergenson, 72, of Algona, on'April 25, 1935. Kossuth county authorities returned Stoner from Waterloo Wednesday night where police arrested him a few days ago on a check forgery charge. On July 13, 1935.a warrant for the arrest of Stoner on charges ot murder was issued from Justice P, A. 'Danson's court. The warrant was never returned and upo'n consent of county attorney, then M. C. McMahon,. was continued. Stoner, originally from Algona, was one of the chief state witnesses in the trial of Warren Dale, 45, for the murder of Mrs Jergenson which convened in June, 1935, at Algona in whicl Dale was found not guilty. Winkel then served as Dale's counsel The trial developed from tile robbery and death of Mrs. Jergenson who was found beaten to deatl and robbed. Dale, who later pleaded guilty to a ."habitual criminal charge,' now is serving a 25 year sentence in Fort Madison penitentiary. Mrs. Jergenson, who lived alone died, of a fractured skull. Sh was thought to have had $1,20 hidden in her home. Duke of Windsor May Visit Near Budapes ENZESFELD, Austria, ( The Duke of Windsor, it was dis closed Thursday, may leave Castl Enzesfeld, his retreat since he ab dicated the British throne, to b the guest of Hungarian friend near Budapest. Friends of the former king sai It was understood he would b a guest at a castle near Budapes at least for a short time,,and then would return here. Baron Eugene de Rothschild his host, already has left for Pad and the baroness is planning ti follow in a few days. Buys Additional Hose. MARBLE HOCK--At a specia meeting of the town counci Tuesday evening, 300 feet of incl and a half fire hose was pur -chased, .with-all. fittings.-With th; addition to the fire hose, all in Kurance requirements are met, th smaller hose making less damag liable in fires on the inside buildings. If science can give us a reci procator that equalizes pressmen car wheels to prevent sid sway, why can't it do somethin for a lower plate?--Wisconst Stale Journal. :-: HERE AND THERE :-: Miscellaneous Items From 125 Globe-Gazette Correspondents in North Iowa and Minnesota Visit With Parents, HANSELL--Miss Alene Straw rom Carlisle visited her parents, VIr. and Mrs. J. L. Straw. Hugh Messeldine, Jr., who attends the State Teachers' college at-Cedar Falls, visited his parents, Mr. and 'Irs. Hugh Messeldine, Sr. over tKe veelx-end. Prize Winners Named. MANLY--Mrs. Lloyd Iverson enlertained at bridge Tuesday evening in her home, Mrs. Laurence Stauner received high prize, Mrs. Richard Williams, low, and Mrs. ·Yank' Hess hostess prize. Attends Moody Institute. · MANLY--Miss Jean Benson, daughter ot Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Benson of Manly, who has been attending Pitzies' beauty school at Waterloo, has been admitted to Moody Bible Institute for a social religious course. Jane Benson, her twin sister, will remain in Waterloo and finish the beauty-course she started last fall. Former Resident Visitor. PLYMOUTH--Miss Anna Pryor has a guest,, her brother*Delbert of Slayton, Minn. Delbert was a former Plymouth boy. Given Farewell Party. RAKE--Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Sherrer and daughter. Serena, moved to Mason City Wednesday where Mr. Sherrer is employed. About 40 friends gathered at the Sherrer home Tuesday evening for a surprise farewell party for Serena. Returns From Philippines. MESERVEY--Kenneth Jacobs is visiting his brother, H. A. Jacobs, principal of the high school. Mr. Jacobs recently returned from the Philippines where he was in the employ of the government. Will IMcel Saturday. BUFFALO CENTER--The W. Early Papers of North Iowa Editor's Note: The following: is one of a series of articles on North Iowa newspapers from 1836-1870, Cleaned from a bulletin of the University of Iowa extension department. CEKRO GORDO COUNTY Cerro Gordo Press, a neutral sheet edited by the democratic Datus coon, was first printed in June, 1858, brought to on a' Mason hand City press from C. T. U. will hold an all day meeting at the home of Mrs. H. J. Schutter Saturday. Students Give Fragrant. RIDGEWAY--Four students of the Upper Iowa university gave a musical program at the local high scliool assembly Monday afternoon. Two violin, two trombone selections and two baritone solos were presented before the student body. Submits to Operation. HAYFIELD--Miss Evelyn Beinert, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Rudolph Beinert, was operated on for appendicitis at the Forest City Monday. Masons Install Officers. ROCKWELL -- Installation of officers of Geneseo lodge, A. F. and A. M 1 ., was held Tuesday evening with George Hitzhusen as worshipful master. 6 Return From Nebraska. PLYMOUTH--Mrs. Nellie Armstrong returned from an extended visit in Nebraska at the home of her youngest son, Vern Armstrong, who is a coach in the schools. Mrs. Armstrong is with the R. J. Armstrong family for a short time. Osage. It was a 7-column folio, all home print, with the mechanical work performed by Will E. Tucker and C. C. Doolittle. The paper remained in Mason City only two years, then was moved to Hancock county. For years it was the official paper of a half dozen counties and was said to have printed. enough tax lists to paper every house in the county. Cerro Gordo Republican was begun in Mason City by an ambitious schoolmaster, J. H. Aylesworth, in -April, 1861. It was a neat 6-column folio, all home print, and remained under Aylesworth for less than a year. He sold to Horace G. Parker and C. W. Tobin, Jan. 1, 1862. Tobin left to join the army and Silan Noyes and S. A. Sirrine then made up the firm. Several changes followed before 1870, with Noyes always one of the partners. Clear Lake Observer was subscribed by local persons who refused to pay" after type had been ordered by the founder, H. D. Lindley, early in 1870. George E. Frost advanced the money, but the paper lasted through only 15 numbers - under Lindley, beginning in April of that year. Frost was left with a printing office on his hands, and he issued a strongly r e p u b l i c a n , virile paper, through 1870. His was the first abolition press ever used in the United States, that used by Lovejoy at the time of his murder at Upper Alton, III. Mason City Express .began in December, 1870, under J. G. Hamlin and I. R. Kirk, as an 8-column folio with the motto, "Business," and politics, republican. Hostesses to Auxiliary. MANLY--The American Legion Auxiliary met at the Al Swartz home Tuesday evening. Mrs. Swartz, Mrs. Joe Folie and Mrs. Fred Logeman were hostesses. Bridge and bunco were played with prizes going to Mrs. Joe Hovell, high, and Mrs. Frank Gar- vcy, low. Bunco winners were Mrs. Jack Newby, high, Mrs. Watson Tighe, low. Guest prize was won by Mrs. Anton Sobolik. Home From Hospital. HOCK FALLS--Richard Allen Peterson, fl months old son of Mr and Mrs. M. M. Peterson, returned to his home Tuesday after being in a Mason City hospital ceiving treatment. Mrs. Jones Hostess. LIME SPRINGS -- Mrs. Kay Jones entertained the members o her Aid division at a tea at hei home Thursday afternoon. Enrolls at Ames. MESERVEY--Harold Pals JURY ACQUITS FRANK BLACK Emmetsbuvg Man Freed of Charge of Assisting in Escape. EMMETSBURG -- After one hour of deliberation, a jury in district court here Wednesday night, returned a verdict of not guilty for.Frank Black, 38, Emmetsburg laborer on trial here since Tuesday charged with aiding a prisoner to escape. Black was accused of furnishing a saw to Emold Tilley, Rodman youth, who filed his way to freedom from the county jail here last June. Captured a few hours later, Tilley named Black as his accomplice. The two had been fellow inmates, with Black released a" short time before Tilley's escape. Tilley, held on a car theft charge, pleaded guilty of larceny and was given a 10 year term in Anamosa prison He was brought back here this rolled for 'an agriculture college first of the course at Ames the year. Will Meet Friday. CARPENTER--The N. L. Aid will meet Friday at the parish house. Hostesses are Mrs. Leonard Anderson and Mrs. Sever Knutson. Two Groups Install. KANAWHA--A joint installation ol the Kanawha chapters of the Masonic lodge and the Order of Eastern Star was held Tuesday evening in the Masonic hall. For the Eastern Star lodge, Mrs. A. S. Thoreson is worthy matron. For the Masonic lodge, Torkel Jacobsen was installed as worshipful master. Return From Minneapolis. LEDYARD -- Lars Scaar Jake Stubbe returned from Minneapolis after being there on busi- his shoe until nightfall, then placed t underneath a chair seal in the jail where Tilley retrieved it. "I sawed through the bars two weeks before 1 made my escape," Tilley explained. Denying the charges, Black took the stand Wednesday and declared .that "Tilley was always blowing off about how he was going to break -out and he claimed lie had a saw hid there from the last time he.was in jail." Truman Funeral Is Held ·' in Lime Springs Church LIME SPRINGS--O. M. Truman, for many years a resident of Lime Springs, died at his home here Monday. were held at Funeral services the Presbyterian church Wednesday afternoon. Mrs. Cummins Head of Aid Society at Bntt B R I T T -- The Congregational Ladies' aid met Wednesday afternoon in the church dining loom AGED DECORAH WOMAN DIES Mrs. Glimps, 93, Will Be Buried Friday; Two Daughters Left. DECORAH -- Funeral services will be held Friday for Mrs. Caroline Glimps, 93, resident of Decorah, who died Tuesday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. E. V. Farrington, in West Decorah. The services wilt be held in the parlors of the Winneshiek county Burial association, with (he Rev. O. Sandbach, pastor ot the M. E. church, officiating. Burial will be made in Phelps cemetery. Mrs. Glimps was born in Elgin, III. Her parents came to Iowa to settle in the pioneer days, making Brit I 0. E. S. Group to . Be at Algona Session ALGONA--The Algona Order of Eastern Star will hold an open meeting Jan. 19 at the Masonic temple at which several past grand officers will be present as well as the Britt O. E. S. chapter. Mrs. Fannie Hammill of Britt, past grand mtaron; Mis. Laura Lenz o£ Mason City, past grand chaplain, and Mrs. Mary Foutz o£ Sioux City, past grand marshal, the installing officers here. Mrs. Delia McCullough will be installed worthy matron and A. W. Behrends, worthy patron, succeeding Mrs. W. P. French and A.- 'W. Bchrends. the trip with their year old i i I Former Alffrma Man Dies. ALGONA--The body of Fred Clark, about 56, who died at his home Tuesday in Fargo, N. Dak., was brought to Algona for burial. He was in the implement business here from 1910 to 1912. Sore Throat Pains DUE TO COLDS Eased Instantly 1, Crush and ilir 3 Bayer Aspirin tablets in }/Jj glais of wolor. 5 Cresco Clubs Will Sponsor Lecture on U. S. Indians Feb. 3 CRESCO--At the annual meeting of the Historical society of Howard county Tuesday evening, all officers were re-elected, W. H. Tillson, president; Mrs. J. H. Howe, vice president; William ICellow, treasurer; Mrs. C. E. Farnsworth, curator, and C. J. Harlan, secretary. It was voted to co-operate with four of the Cresco women's clubs in sponsoring a lecture on The American Indians, to be given at Cresco Wednesday evening, Feb. 3, by Edgar R. Har- .an, curator of the historical, memorial and art department of lows. Des Moines. Mr. Harlan will be accompanied by Jonas M. Poweshiek, an Indian. Hans 0. Roslien of KenseU, 78, Dies; Funeral on Friday KENSETT -- Hans O. Roslien, 78, died Tuesday evening at his home here following a prolonged illness. Mr. Roslien was taken home from a hospital in Mason City two weeks ago where he had spent some time seeking medical aid, but to no avail. Mr. Roslien was one of the pioneer residents of Worth county, having resided in the county for a number of years. He had resided at Kensett for the past 25 years, since retiring from active farm life. Surviving Mr. Roslien are his wife and one son, Harhvick, who is employed by Marshall-Swift of Mason City. Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Bethany Lutheran church, the Rev. T. Sigmond will be in charge of the services. Burial will be cemetery. made at the Kensett 2 . GARGLE t h o r o u g h l y - i h r o w your head way back, allowing a IIIIIo to tricklb down your Ihroal. 3* Repeal Qarglft and Ho not rinia mouth, allow gargle lo remain on m e m b r o n e i of Ihe t h r o a t (or prolonged *tUcT. Garner Woman Hurt in Fall on Street;' Ice Is Blamed in Auto Crash GARNER--Mrs. Alvin Graham 5 miles southeast of Garner, fel Wednesday night on the icy street fracturing her arm. She was attended by a local physician and taken to her home. Previous to this the same doctor treated Mrs. Irvin Van Raden for cuts and bruises after the car driven by her husband was struck by a Hancock county gravel truck on highway No. 69 3 miles south of Klemme. The Van Raden's are from Freeport, 111. Their car was badly I wrecked and they are detained here for repairs. They had been visiting in western Iowa on their way home. Ice on the highway, it is said, caused the accident. Louis Knoke was driving the truck. Mrs. Fullerton Talks on Legion Legislation ROCKFORD--Mrs. Marc Ful- erlon presented the subject of 'Supporting Legion Legislation" at a meeting oE the American Legion Auxiliary on Tuesday evening. Mrs. Fullerton stressed four things necessary' to have a successful legislative program, namely, faith in the program and the justice oE its demands, education of the members that they have accurate and complete information of the legislation presented, organization to co-operate with the department organization and concentration on legislation to be presented and the complete indorsement of American Legion. Just Gargle This Way with Bayer Aspirin Here is the most amazing way to ease the pains of rawness of sore throat resulting from a cold ive know you have ever tried. Crush and dissolve three genuine BAYER ASPIRIN tablets in one-third glass of - water. Then gargle with this mixture twice, holding your head well back. This medicinal gargle will act almost like a local anesthetic on the sore, irritated membrane of your throat. Pain cases almost instantly; rawness is relieved. Countless thousands now use this way i.o ease sore throat. Your doctor, we are sure, will approve it. And you will say it is marvelous. Get the real BAYER ASPIRIN at your druggist's by asking for it by its full name -not by the name "aspirin" alone. Kirkeby Funeral to ! Be Held in Decoran DECORAH -- Funeral service. 1 ; will be held Friday afternoon for T. H. Kirkeby, 86, who died at the home o£ his son and daughter- in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Kirkeby of Dccorah. The services will be held at the home and the Dc- corah Lutheran church, with the rlev. O. Glcsne officiating. Six children survive, OJe, Henning, Minn.; Mrs. Ida Berg, Glenwood; John, Canoe township; Mrs. Julia Rucn, and Oscar Kirkeby, o£ De- Rockford Stores Close During Grady Funeral ROCKFORD -- rtockford business houses were closed Tuesday afternoon to pay tribute to one oE the oldest residents, Henry Grady, 85, who died at the home of his son, Roy, Saturday night whose funeral was held at the Methodist church Tuesday. Grady was born Oct. 10,··4851, In Owen Sound, Canada. When he was 19 years old he moved with liis parents to Morrison, III., and ive years later he came with his irother, Robert, to Towg in a covered wagon. On March 31, 1879, ic was married to Nathalia Dow. He is survived by two sons. Hoy and Harry. Mr. Grady served as director of the Farmers E change company and was also director of the Rockford Brick and Tile company. 15' FOR A D O Z E N 2 FULL DOZEN FOR 25c Virtually Ic a tablet corah. Marble Rock Woman Dies From Pneumonia MAKBLE HOCK--Mrs. Lester Blum, 25, died early Thursday from pneumonia. Nee Blanche Parcher, she was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Parcher. Surviving arc her husband, and a daughter. Viola, 5. Funeral · services will probably be Sunday. Girl Injured R A K E -- Maxine Fall. Hovlancl youngest daughter of Mr. ant Mrs. Clarence Hovland, fell and cracked a bone in her arm. New Hamoton Liars Club Plans Banquet NEW HAMPTON--The annual dinner for the Liars club, a Chickasaw county fisherman club, will be held at the Miller hotel Thursday evening with more than 100 members expected. The club was organized three years ago with a membership oC 10. Only membership requisition is that the person has been on at least one fishing trip^ into northern Minnesota. Capons were on the menu. was married in 1859 at Prairie du and elected: President, Mrs. Cum- county after an absence of eight Chien, to Benjamin Glimps of Demins; first vice president, Mrs. and again located on the P. Nelson; second vice home farm. Mr. Glimps died the the home farm until 1900 Mrs. Sophia Hennings; secretary week to testify against his formei same year. Two daughters survive, when they moved to Colorado be- Mrs. George D. Stewart of Port- cause of the poor Mrs. Lyle Pearce. Mrs. N. P. Nel- Tilley said Black, land, Ore., and Mrs. Farrington of son and Mrs. Alfred Wallen were hostesses. tained the "blade 1 ' at a county shed near the jail concealed it i TOOTH POWDER chase of ITALIAN BALM 85c Value for Fiidiy »nd Satmday. Right to'Limit Quantiliei. No Sales to Pg»'»'» and P O W D E R P U F F is yours for only with any purchase of 50c or more in Ford Hopkins Cosmetic Department during this sale A practical, moisture proof bag, size 4 x s'/j inches for your make-up needs. L I V E R OIL CONCENTRATE TABLETS Builds up resistane against illness by supplying the much needed Vitamin A 2.00 Du B a r r y Rose Cream M A S K 50c P a c q u i n ' s H A N D C R E A M A C C E S S O R I E S (o Four Charm Perfume, Lipstick and Rouge Compact EVENING IN PARIS SOLAROL 50c H I N D ' S Honey Almon C R E A M with c/l'ipcnter T R E - J U R COM PACTS Concentrate L I Q U I D 5 c.c. Concentrate C O D L I V E R P E R S O N A L I T Y Smart, modern designs. C A P S U L E S O I L Pint 69 C E N S E M B L E 1.10 250 POND'S TISSUES with purchase of a jar of VITAMIN "F" TISSUE CREAM 3 5 c S W I T B R O S . C O U G H S Y R U P Introductory Offer A soft wash :cloth, given FREE with each cake of the : NEW V I T A M I N I Z E D SPECIAL FORMULA "F" S K I N S O A P 3 0 c H I L L ' S L a x a t i v e C A S C A R A Q U I N I N E P L I O F I L M T E A A P R O N S An attractive, practical n p r u n m a d e from transparent Pliofilm ISc Tins Prince Albert or Half Half TOBACCO SCent i E L I T E D U N D E E C i g a r s OW Maryland Slylc Chicken' whipped potatoes, buttered peas, crisp sulad, home baked roll and beverage H A M S A L A D S A N D W I C H on Toast with Coffee SALAD SANDWICH on Crisp Brown Toast Oiled Silk T O B A C C O Genuine PRES-A-UTE K E G S M O K I N G TOBACCO P O U C H A favorite for a quick lunch. Just the thing f ur 3n afternoon snack. L I G H T E R Mayor's Post Hereditary. BERLIN, (UP)--For the past 128 years the mayors of the liltle township of Sclicrinbcck have all belonged to the same family. Tne latest mayor, Kurt Maasen, has just died and the townspeople arc seeking tr have his son elected to the office. PARENTS! don't take chances. Build lip your cbiltl to resist w i n t e r ail. memswtili HAUBIiTTES, the cod liver oil c o n t a i n i n g vitamins A and D in solvable gelatin capsule form. 50 HALIBETTES 69c Dorit COUGH KILLED WITH VAPOR FUMES own «td rermi. Tbu'i ,,..,,,, Mppeni when your noia h Uuffeil *nd TOU cari'i irhii* fitxxl (reih ilr. BUiL open ttio» nostrllil Till an eruJ to Hie- jnlierj »nd totmenl of tho neiklnt Mill*. Sprinkle* VAPEX (in a hiniftetcMEf or pillow. Urathe in IMo meilicaicrt fumei. Na miny dmpfier. No intertill medicine*. Yipti U the cteaneU. *'*Ut- eit. luit'l rtlitt for hex! colrli, r f "" " lav. Abiolutelj iitt, nj : , ? ~ °' arene H A M P O O billowy suds rinse«'lustrous hair Gives new life, new lustre to your hair. SELF INFECTION! is a common danger (luring a cold. Germs arc inhaled Icicle into the nose when handkerchiefs arc used. KLEENEX TISSUES For O D E S S "Certain Safe" Sanitary Napkins i for

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