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'-?Â£.. MS^ /FOURTEEN, MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE;.JANUARY-16'Â·'1937: STRUGGLE OF PARTIES TOPPED IQWA NEWS FOR WEEK FOSTER NAMED HOUSE SPEAKER Iowa Senate Republicans Quickly Take Control .' of Powers. THE WEEK IN IOWA (By /The Associated Press) COUNTING UP--Warily Iowa's legislators, democrats and republicans, assembled at Des Moines this week to convene the forty- seventh general assembly. But with little ado, republican senators asserted their 28 to 22 power, named Senator Frank C. Byers of Cedar Rapids, veteran republican, president pro tern, sheared democratic Lieut. Gov. John K. Valentine of the senate president's long standing right' to name the senate's standing committees by choosing a committee UCJJlillt= ._ on committees dominated by re- U, ro tj,er, Walter Peck and family. :-: HERE AND THERE :-: Miscellaneous Items From 125 Globe-Gazette Correspondents in North Iowa arid Minnesota x At Minnesota Fair Board. . Â· RAKE--L. B.. Erdahl spent from Wednesday until Friday in Minneapolis where he attended a meeting.of. the Minnesota .state fair board. Auxiliary Meeting Held. . GRAFTON--The American Legion Auxiliary held its meeting Thursday afternoon at the home of Mrs. Leo Kirchgatter. K. N. A. Circle Meets. PLYMOUTH--The R. "N.--. -A, circle met Friday afternoon with Mrs. Levi Sutton, Jr., for then- first business and social meeting of 1937. Mrs'. Blanche Dvorak presided. Goes to Des Moines. GARNER--Mrs. Fern Katter has gone to Des Moines for an indefinite stay in the home of her Early Papers of North Iowa publicans. The two. democrats named to this comrnittee by the republicans served notice they wouldn't serve b u t republicans replied "that ~ won't make any difference." Deadlocked 3 Days. House democrats first selected Leroy Mercer. of Iowa City for the speakership; republicans, Roy "" J. Spurs of Charles City. Then they battled two days to come out of a 54 to 54 deadlock. ~ ' Finally democrats, employing strategy, replaced Mercer with La Mai- Foster, "liberal" democrat who swung one republican, newly-elected Albert Beltman of Hospers, over to their side. This . elected Foster 55 to 52, since Mercer didn't vote for himself after Beltman bolted, and Foster did. Democrats in turn conceded republicans the choice of chief clerk, A. C. Gustafson, because the only well qualified candidate they had declined to run. Hickenloop Withdraws. .' But they elected the speaker pro tem when Republican B.'.B. Hickenlpoper of Cedar Rapids withdrew, leaving the field to C. li Rice of Delta. And they expected to disribute the patronage remaining after republican representatives were conceded the right to choose their own committee clerks. Counting up, after the legisla-| lure inaugurated Nels G. Kraschel as Iowa's third democratic gov- 1 ernor in history, democrats con- I ceded republicans had full control of the senate,'counted on keeping I their slight-margined control of 3 the house with the help of the 1 Gentleman'-from Sioux,, termed ji ,,- . ."Bolter".Beltman by his erstwhile I, party brothers.. Â· The third-house (lobbyists) figured the senate as the "conserva- , tive'burial'ground" for a lot of ' measures, said the democratic-republican fight in the house soon 1 'might switch to a conservative- liberal war .on actual legislative problems. Â· . , Â· Â· Â· . Will Me et Tuesday. Â· When the legislators return at 2 p. m. Tuesday, after a four-day recess, they -will have to work on a -wide range of proposals. outlined by Kraschel in his inaugural address. ' . . - Of'.note was the fact that the / governor drew applause from the legislators twice during his speech --once when he proposed payment Visitor From Minneapolis. MANLY--Mrs. McMurtrie of Minneapolis is visiting her daughter, Mrs. J. H. Mullinex and will remain until the family moves to Fairbury, Nebr., where Mr. Mullinex is Rock Island general fore- Is in Florida. ROCK. FALLS--Mrs. T. . B. Morse is' in Miami Beach, Fla., spending several months with her sister. Visitors From Chicago. LIME SPRINGS--Mr. and Mrs. W. Perry of Chicago are guests at the H. J. Hughes home. Demonstrator Gives Talk. . STACYVILLE--The Stacyville township Farm bureau met at the home of Matt Heman with J. P. May, township director, presiding. H. E. Geiger, county agent, gave a talk on rural, electrification. Miss Edwards, newly appointed home economics demonstrator for Floyd and Mitchell counties, gave a brief talk on home project work. Injured by Horse. POPEJOY--Quentin Christopher was injured when ^a horse on his farm crowded him against the manger. He suffered numerous bruises and is confined to his bed. Gus Fisher of Alden is assisting with the work during his recovery. Birthday Is. Observed. MANLY.-- Carmen Lemlar was surprised Thursday, evening when a group of friends gathered in honor of her fifteenth birthday. After an evening of games arid dancing, her sister, Miss Jewel Lemlar, served a luncheon. Visitor From Lake Park. RAKE -- Mrs. Ernma.Sabin of Lake '.Park, Minn.,-; is Â·visiting 4ier mother," Mrs^B. Benson.':.,-'- : . . : ... Â· Will Visit in Rochester. LIME 'SPRINGS--Mr.-'and Mrs. Earl McMaster', daughters, Bea and Mrs. Donald Bowers, will motor to Rochester, Minn., Sunday to visit a cousin who is in the hospital there. Ill With Pneumonia. RAKE -- Harold Johnson, _a armer living west of town, is eriously ill with pneumonia. Editor's Note: The following is one of a series of articles on North Iowa newspapers from 1836-1870, gleaned from a bulletin of the University of Iowa extension division. '. * WLNNEBAGO COUNTY Wihnebago Press of June 14, 1867, paved the way for journalism in Winnebago county. It was conducted by Will Kelly at Forest City. Due to lack of material, Kel- ly'at first printed only a half- sheet, a five-column quarto. In September, 1867, the paper, came under the management of Arthur Linn and J. C. Har\yood of Charles City. They, enlarged it to a six- column folio and continued partnership until Nov. 11, 1869, when Linn sold to Harwood and retired. In 1870 the paper was again enlarged, this time'to a'seven-column folio. The change to eight columns, in July, made it rank with the best papers in northern Iowa. Rudd Student in Bagpipe Band at Military Ball ~ Visit in Aberdeen. ROCK FALLS--Mr. and Mrs, S. A. McKee are visiting relatives in Aberdeen, S. Dak. Honored at Shower. LED YARD -- A shower v given in honor of Mrs. Nelson at the home of Mrs. A..E. Lauritzen The M. E. Ladies Aid attended. Music Club Organized. ALGONA--A music club was formed - here Friday afternoon. Mrs. Frank Mathes entertained the group at a 1 o'clock luncheon , at her home. Twenty-three women I were present from Bancroft and Algona and Mrs. Chet Holt. was elected president, Mrs. W. R. Baker of Bancroft, vice president; Mrs. E. C. McMahon, treasurer, and Mrs. George Vance, secretary. Mrs. A. E. Michel, Mrs. J. H. Edge and Miss Lucia Wallace were named on tha program committee. Julius Stripling Buried. LUVERNE--The funeral of Julius Stripling, 66, was held at the Methodist church Thursday afternoon. The Rev. V. V. Schuldt officiated. The high school quartet in full of old age pensions, the other when he proposed home- steady tax relief. Already filed in the senate are such bills.- Brought to Clarksville. RIDES WITH DEATH --Mrs Nellie A. Nusz, 76, brought the body of her brother, Stephen Nel son, 75, back to Clarksville thi week and for two days and tw nights rode with it in their Pull man car compartment. Nelson died shortly after the left Los Angeles, but his siste prevented railroad employes from entering the .compartment on th pretext that Nelson was ill an could not be disturbed. Her telegram to a funeral d rector led to discovery ot the train's dead passenger at Pratt, Kans. Killcd-on Way to Work. . JOURNEY'S END--It was cold and the highways were icy when 25 Oskaloosa WPA workers started' out in a truck for their jobs. B lit Joe McNeil didn't mind. He had a job;-that was what counted. v - Joe McNeil's journey ended before he got to work, though. The truck sideswiped another, killed Joe, injured five others. Â· Whitney Buys Building. OSAGE -- J. R. Whitney purchased the Sprague building on the corner . of Sixth and Main streets and will take possession immediately. The three story building was erected in 1874 by the h u s b a n d -of Mrs. Hattie Sprague from whom Mr. Whitney purchased t h e building. The apartments on the second floor are-lo be remodeled. Mr. Whitney has sold his residence on West Pleasant street to Mrs. EIi:Thor- sen. Honored at Shower. POPEJOY -- A miscellaneous hower-was held at. the Popejoy Vlethodist church Tuesday evening" for Mr. 'and Mrs. Henry Charleston of Dows. Mrs. Charleson was .formerly Miss. Doris ieingardt of Southwest Oakland The Misses Esther Mae Trousdale and Mabel Watt had charge of the program. Former Resident Buried SPILLVILLE--Funeral service were held at Minneapolis for Mrs Mary Kapinos, 72, who died at th home of her sister, Mrs. Barbar Sieh. She formerly lived here She leaves two brothers, T. C Stadle of Spillville, Frank o North Dakota, Mrs. Charles Kapinos .of Oklahoma and Mrs. Barbara Sieh of Minneapolis. Visitors From East. sang "Asleep in Jesus" and "Beautiful Isle of Somewhere." Mr._ Stripling was born in Germany, and came to Luverne in 1882. He was married to Miss Helen Wegner- and to them were born three children who with the wife are left. P. T. A. to Meet Tuesday. NORA SPRINGS--The regular meeting of the P. T. A. will be held Tuesday evening in the high chool auditorium, beginning at 7:30.-The program committee arranged to have a dramatic number ay the speech class under the direction of Miss Streetcr. Music will je furnished,by the Gary family. Honored by Tcacliers. SWALEDALE--The teachers of the public school gave,a shower in honor of Miss Pauline Dcvault of Manly Thursday evening at the home of B. Carr. Miss Devault resigned to marry Louis Reindel of Manly soon and will make their home on a farm near there. Visitors From Mcdford. ROWAN--Mr. and Mrs. Glen Walker, Mrs. J. S. Walker, and R. N. A. Officers Installed. ST. ANSGAR--Tlve annual installation of officers of the R. N. A. was held at their hall Thu^s- day evening. A 6:30 dinner was held, preceding the installation. a social hour was enjoyed with Mrs. Malta Moe and Mrs." Lucy Valentine in charge of the entertainment. Mrs. Emily Hansen is the oracle. Go to Iowa City. ROWAN--Mr. and Mrs. Will Whitten, Miss Evelyn Whitten and Mr. -Pratt accompanied D. W. Whitten to Iowa City the first of the week where he entered the hospital for treatment. Sleets at Straw Home. HANSELL--The Ladies' Aid of the Methodist church met at the home of Mrs. J. L. Straw's Thursday. Will IMove to Kansas City. GARNER--Mrs. Blair Gildea of Charles City spent the past two days with her parents, County Supt. and Mrs. J. R. Baggs, because of-the illness of Mr. Baggs, who is still in bed. The Gildeas will move to Kansas City, Mq., next week where he has a position. Â· Bureau Will Meet. . HANSELL--The Farm Bureau will hold its weekly meeting at the home of Mrs. Hugh Missildine. Return From Hospital. MILLER--Mrs. William Van Haaften and infant son, Roger Dean, returned from the hospital at Forest City. Mrs. French Hostess. ROWAN--Mrs. Al French en- lertained members of the Foreign Missionary society Wednesday afternoon. Mrs. Karl Reitz had charge of the following program: Mrs. McDowell, devotions; Mrs. Earl Sellers, the chapter study on African missions; Mrs. French, a talk on stewarship; Mrs. Pelley, Mrs. A. C. Reitz and Mrs. E. Albro, short readings on lives of missionaries. Buys Gallics Farm. T1TONKA--Mrs. John Hoelfsema of Des' Moines has purchased the 160 acre farm, known as the Calies farm, I 1 /:; miles west of town. Mrs. Roelfsema's daughter, Mrs. F. Callies and family, will ive on the farm next year. Mission Group Meets. BRITT--The Woman's Missionary society of the M. E. church met Friday afternoon at the home of Mrs. W. B. Landsberg. Enters Hampton Hospital. KANAWHA--Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Foster and son, Eldon, went to Hampton Tuesday where Eldon received treatment at the Lutheran hospital. Eldon several weeks ago fell on the steps of the public school, breaking his arm at the elbow. Plan Card Tarty. RUDD--The Band Mothers' club met in the schoolhouse Wednesday evening. There was a discussion about band uniforms. Plans were Starter and IGNITION SERVICE CENTRAL AUTO ELECTRIC CO. .!3 First SI. 3. W. THOMPSON--Mr. and Mrs. G. L. Steinmetz of Jersey City, N. ,T., visited the past 10 days with their parents, Mr. and Mis. R. L. Dixson at Plymoth. Â· Mrs. Steinmetz came Wednesday for a few days' visit with her sister, Mrs. Dorothy ,Dixson, teacher in the local school here. Visit, at Cedar Falls. ROCK FALLS -- Fay Calvert left Wednesday to spend several days visiting his brother and sister-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. 'M. L. Calvert, at Cedar Falls. Â· Piedpcd to Fraternity. GREENE--Frank Gorman,, son of- Ml-, and Mrs. Leo Gorman, managers of the local motion picture theater, was pledged to Delta Upsilon, national academic fraternity at the University oJ Minnesota. Kicked by Cow. ROCKWELL--Mrs. C. A. Blum of Bath township suffered a serious injury to her 'back from a cow's kick. Visitors From , South Dakota. AREDALE--Mrs. 'Cecil Allgicr and baby of Hill City, S. Dale., came to help care for her mother, Mrs. Nettie Vokes, .who is very ill at her home. Leaves for Aldcn. M E L T O N V I L L E -- Lorvel Grieher received .word of the death of his brother, Cedric, at Alden, Friday morning. The Griener. family left at once for Alden. Is in Oskaloosa. ROCKWELL--Mrs. Hugh Smith is at Oskaloosa called by the death of her brother-in-law. Â· Arrive From Elkfon: BHISTOW -- Mr. and Mrs. Charles L. Yost arrived Thursday from Elkton, S. Dak., where they have been since Christmas. Mr. Yost is engaged in road surfacing work and has been in South Dakota with his road machinery for several years. Miss Verna Walker from Oswega, Kans., Mr. and Mrs. Art Walker of Medford, Minn., returned to their homes after attending the funeral of Mrs. Nettie Duffy. Meets at Russell Home. NORA SPRINGS--The meeting ot the W. C. T. U. was held Thursday afternoon at the home of Mrs. Selby Russell. Mrs. George Coleman led devotions in a consecration service, followed by a talk by Mrs. Kathcrine Carter on the Lillian Stevens legislative fund. Mrs Ada Edgington gave a brief history of the six women members of congress. Mrs. Coleman gave a 'talk on the twenty-first amendment. Mrs. Glen Bishop gave two selections of whistling bird music Visitors From Nebraska. SWALEDALE--Mr. and Mrs Joe Ingham and his mother, Mrs. Jennie Ingham, sister, Mrs. Agnes Cummins and son, Russel of Peru, Nebr.j visited their sister and daughter, Mrs. William Hinzer- ling and family near Adams, Minn. Officers Are Installed. be held .Saturday night, Jan. 23. Improving Atter 2nd Operation. STACYVILLE -- Albert .Gcrk, who has had two major opera- lions at Mason City in the past "ivc months, was brought home Wednesday. He is improving steadily. Moves arc Reported. ROCKWELWJ. F. Fitzgerald and famiy moved from the Walch place on the east side to the Hurup house and Vern Hathaway succeeds Fitzgerald as tenant of the Walch property. Were in Minneapolis. KENSETT--O. H. Anderson and Melvyn Clausen were in Minneapolis Wednesday on business. Daughter Is Born. GREENE--Mr. and Mrs. Roy The only bagpipe unit at an American university was organized recently at the University of Iowa and appeared in public for the first time at the military ball in Iowa City Friday, night. The bagpipers Form a unit of the drum and bugle corps oC the military department. Uniforms and bagpipes were imported from Scotland and Cloice Myers ot Council Bluffs, assistant bandmaster, went to Toronto last summer (o study and has trained the^corps. Five of the six members are pictured above Â·as follows, left to right: Myers, George Fieselman of Rudd; Robert Hampton of Iowa. City; Karl Beck of Davenport, and, Leon Karel of Riverside. The missing member is James Bowman of Dawney. BUREAU GAINS IN CHICKASAW Officers Are Elected at ' Annual Meeting at New Hampton. .NEW HAMPTON--The annual meeting of the Chickasa'w. county Farm Bureau was held here Thursday with 200 members present. The membership has increased from 340 to 400, according to the report made by M. M. THurow, county agent. Louis Kelehon of the Iowa Farm bureau federation was the main speaker. The action taken at the last annual meeting when the $10 membership -fee was approved was not changed. The following were elected to the state convention Jan. 20, 21, 22: Frank Pietan, New Hampton, voting delegate; \V. W. Holschlag, New Hampton, alternate voting delegate; Hubert Laures, New Hampton; Frank Tracy, Nashua; Lloyd Frazee, Bassett and Donald Stirm, New Hampton were named delegates. The following are home project women: Mrs. Lloyd Frazee, Bassett; Mrs. Guy Tracy, Nashua; Mrs. Adolph Boett- ch'er, New ri Hampton; Mrs. H. C. Mcllroy, Ionia and Mrs. John Arnhalt, New Hampton. Officers elected were: Frank Pietan, New Hampton, president; W. W. Holschlag, New Hampton, vice president; Hubert Laures, New Hampton, secretary; John Arnhalt, New Hampton; treasurer. F. E. Tracy, Nashua, Boys 4-H club chairman; Mrs. John Arnhalt, New Hampton, home project chairman; Mrs. Earl Edson, Ionia, 4-H club chairman. Zcdford Burris of DCS Moines is the cadet-colonel of Hie University of Iowa R. O. T. C. The honor, was conferred at the military ball Friday night. Charles City News auuLit. wdiivi u i i i t u i iiio. J. J Â« i i * w ti ^ , Â· -- - . Â» . " " ' f ~ - r 'xri Â· made for a card party which will Marsaret MiUcr of. Iowa City,-. senior /University of Iowa student, was announced as the honorary cadet-colonel of trie University of Iowa R.. O. T. C. .at tlie annual military ball last night. She is shown hi-the Â·Â·uni- form, in which she appeared to he introduced al the ball. WORTH LEGION Krambeer are parents of a daughter born Monday. This is their first child. Go to Arizona- / EAGLE GROVE--Mrs. R. M. Smallpage and her sister, Mrs. Frank Morse ot Wellesley, Mass., have gone to Phoenix, Ariz., where they will spend the rest of the winter. Visitor From Bird Island. ROCKWELL--Albert Scholl of Bird Island, Minn., is here for a short visit with his mother, -Mrs. Kate Scholl, and other relatives. Entertains Bridge Club. POPEJOY--Mrs. Logan McBurney entertained her bridge club at her home last Friday. High score was won by Mrs. A. E. White. Lunch was served. 'Are Parents of Son. SHEFFIELD--Mr. and Mrs. D. NAME OFFICERS OF 3 CHURCHES Fined at Algona. ALGONA--Orville F. Crouch of Algona appeared before Justice of Peace P. A. Daiison Friday and pleaded guilty to charges of intoxication. He was fined $25 and costs part of which he paid. County Meeting Will Be Held in Manly* School on Jan. 29. MANLY -- The Worth ' county American Legion meeting will be held here Friday, Jan. 29, in the school auditorium.. G. M. Brown ot. Whiting, state commander o f [ the Legion, will give a .talk. O n ' the program also will appear, the R i s s 1 e r children,' professional dancers. Following 1 the program there will be lunch, music and dancing at the Legion club rooms. Anyone interested may attend, the meeting.-it .was stated. Â·Â· Â· Rites to Be Sunday for Accident Victim CHARLES CITY--Funeral services will.be held Sunday afternoon lor William Marlow, 53, who was. killed Thursday evening at 5 o'clock when he was struck by two automobiles on the, highway six" miles southeast of Charles City. Mr. Marlow was , attempting to push, his automobile Â· up the hill when "it was being towed to Charles City when he was hit. An inquest was set for 10 o'clock Saturday morning by Charles Snydcr, coroner. The' two drivers ot the cars which struck Mr. Marlow. M. M. McCann and L. H. Caffeen, iboth of Waterloo, we'er summoned. Masons Install Officers. CHARLES CITY--New officers of St. Charles lodge No. 141 A. F. and A. M. were installed in the Masonic Temple by Â· H. L. Lockwood, past 'deputy grand master and L,. C. Poole, past master, was the marshal. The worshipful master is Glenn Marsh. Congregational Meetings Are Held at Hampton by Groups. H A M P T O N--Officers named Thursday at the annual meeting of Trinity 'Lutheran church are: President, Henry Gade; secretary, Eppler Gutz; treasurer, Fred H. Freie; financial secretary, Fred Mensing; board of elders, Carl Kruse, R. J. Brammer, Joe Fink; trustees, William Fredericks, William Brammer, George Bergmann; board of Christian education, R. H. Behn, Walter Behn, Albin 'Anderson; board of finance, Fred Freie, Fred Mensing, 'August Burmester. ' . . ' - . ' , ' Ladies' Aid officers are: President, Mrs. Herman -Witte; vice president, Mrs. .W. J.,'Burmester; THE G I R L Ed Dohrmann; Fred - Mensing. NORA SPRINGS--The Eastern C. Zimmerman are parents of a Star officers were installed Tuesday evening with Mrs. Carl Behne as worthy matron, The Masonic officers were installed with L. V. Jacobson as worshipful master. Â· Home From Chicago. CALMAR--The Rev. H. A. Preus arrived home Tuesday from a trip to Chicago and Minneapolis. Btrs. Clifford Hi. NORA SPRINGS--Miss Charles Clifford is seriously ill and Mrs. Bert Rooks has been substituting for her \ daughter, Mrs. Nellie Whitesel, in the Whitsel school south of town, so that she may be \yith her mother. $33 From Dinner. RUDD--The M. E. Ladies' aid took in $33.40 at the chicken dinner Friday. Staff Installs Officers THOMPSON--D. D. P. Marie Alvey and staff installed officers for the year of the Northern Light Rebekah lodge at Forest City Wednesday night and Friday night she and staff went to Lake Mills and installed the officers of True Friends Rebekah lodge. Â·I ' son born Thursday at the Hampton hospital. Mrs. Knuflson Hostess. MANLY--Mrs. L. L. Knudson entertained the Dorcas circle of the English Lutheran church at her home Friday afternoon. Returns to Pine Ridge. ST. ANSGAR--Miss Alice Scaver returned to her teaching duties at Pine Ridge, S. Dak., Saturday after a couple of weeks' visit with her father, -William Seaver, and sister. Miss Wilma. Miss Seaver's mother died Dec. 25, but she was unable to come at that time, being quarantined for scarlet fever. Guesls at Luncheon. MANLY--Mrs. J. H. Mullinex, Mrs. Mable Brown of Ames and Mrs. C. H. Irvine of Des Moines were guests of honor at a luncheon Wednesday. Mrs. O. H. Litchenstein was hostess. Visits at Kansas. ST. ANSGAR -- Mrs. H e n r y Allshouse left Wednesday for Richmond, Kans., where she will help care for her mother, Mrs. Julia Wagner, 82. Emmons, 77, Resident of Nashua, Succumbs NASHUA -- John Emmons, 77, died Friday from a lingering illness. He was born at Dundee, 111., Feb. 24, 1859, and came to Nashua when 9. One son died in 1932. He was divorced from his.wife several years ago. He was a member of the city council and Greenwood cemetery board. Charles City Briefs CHARLES of ot CITY--The .annual the Charles City Commerce will be Weltha, Retired Eagle Grave Farmer, Is Dead EAGLE GROVE--Martin Weltha, '80, retired farmer, died at his residence Friday.-Funeral services will be held Monday at the East Side Lutheran church, in charge of the Rev. T. J. Severtson, with burial north of Thor. He is survived by two daughters; Mrs. Nellie Lindaas;-a daughter at home, and one son, Oscar Lindaas. He was born in Norway, 111., and lived 40 years iri Iowa. iVIrs. Falstailt Hostess. . POPEJOY--The Evening Bridge club met at the home of Mrs. Ruth Falstadt Thursday evening.: Mrs. Lyle Rash won high score.- Play was followed by'a lunch. meeting Chamber held in'theHotel St. Charles on Thursday evening, Jan..21', .'following-a dinner at 6:30 p. m. Annual reports will be given and election of officers will be part of the business session. Marshall Shannon : post of the American Legion will have a stag party Monday night in the Legion hall. , ' Dartball players belonging to the Lutheran Brotherhood took three games from the visiting teams from Cedar Falls who were guests at a special meeting in St. John's Lutheran church Thursday evening. There was a large attendance and supper was sewed. Mr, and Mrs. Leo'Schmidt of Marble Rock are the parents of a son born in the Cedar Valley hospital. Andrew Holmes is a patient m the Cedar Valley hospital. Thirty women, most ot them members of the Women's Relief Corps, were .invited to the home of Mrs. Helen Benson, 402, B street, to help her celebrate her ninety-eighth birthday. Mrs. Ben- son'is in good health and presided at the dinner which included two birthday cakes. Each guest was presented with an. autographed picture of Mrs. Benson who has entertained these women at : a birthday party for 10 years. The W. R. C.'s gift to the hostess was a basket of roses.: Mrs. Benson donated a fine quilt made by her- selt to the corps for relief work. She has lived in Charles.City for 40 years, the family corning here from- McGregor. A daughter, Cora, resides.with her secretary, Mrs. treasurer, Mrs. Walthcr league . officers are: Gilbert Behn, president; David Dphr- mann, ^'ice president; Marguerite Kruse, 'secretary; Rcinhokl Dohrmann; '.treasurer, Helen Wittc; Vcl- ma Kruse, .Norman Burmester, committee on Christian -knowlr edge; Helen Dohrmann, Dorothy Miller, 'Gilbert Kruse,' committee on Christian service. The Rev. George A. Koch is pastor. Officers elected by the Congre- gatiorial church were: Deacons, J. Sikkema, L. R. Krusemark, Frank McSpaden, B. W. Ehlers; trustees, D. W. Mott, H..H. Uhlenhopp, Ray Fox, D. D. Bramwell, J. H. Boebm- ler, Gareld Leming, Dr. J. C. Powers, A. J. Hobson, J. C. Marschall; music committee, Helen McDowell, Cecil Seed, E. E. Butler, Mrs. Brewstcr Woodburn; treasurer, F. H. Ridgeway; clerk, L. M. Davis; ushers, L. R. Krusemark, Arnold Snaler, El-nest Banker, A. N. Boeye, James M. McSpaden, B. W. Ehlers. Sunday school .officers, Mrs. Gareld Leming, superintendent; Mrs. Delo's' Mott, assistant; Isabel Hobson, secretary-treasurer. The Rev. H. Lee Jacobs is pastor. Officers 'elected by the Church of Christ were Elders, L. H. Carter, C. L. Soper, George Proctor, Hans Christiansen; deacons, Walter E. Miller, F. J. Paullus, R. T.' Garrison, George Selix, Irving Klousia, Lee Stacy, Charles Eye, Ben Walsh, E. U. Butcher, Willis McCoy, Paul, Paine; trustees, Â· E. U. Butcher, Irving Klousia, George Selix; clerk, L. H. Carter; treasurer, -Charles L. Soper; missionary treasurer, Mrs. Waiter Miller; building fund treasurer, R. T. Garrison; head usher, E. U. Butcher. Bible school officers, Talena Dirkscn, superintendent; Dale Deam, secretary; Mrs. Lee W. Stacy, treasurer. The Rev. C. S. KIcckner is pastor. ; i ' S 1 - Â·i m Janet . . . ideal wife for a country doctor . . . but she Â·married 'an actor instead. She had the wisdom to mold her love accordingly. The Day That 'get r Ash tray: Any squatty dish built on the theory that nobody smokes more than three cigarets.--Du- buciue Telegraph Herald. BY MARIE B L I Z A R D Begins Friday, Jan. 22 in Globe-Gazette \ LIQUID - TABLETS - SALVE - NOSE DROPS ' USE AS A PREVENTION Place G6G S ; alvc or 066 Nose Drops in nostrils night and morning and take G6G Liquid or 666 Tablets Â· every morning.