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Mason City, Iowa
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Tuesday, January 19, 1937
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EIGHT MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, JANUARY 19 · 1937 FARM BUREAU TO OPEN IOWA CONVENTION WEDNESDAY O'NEAL TO BE MAIN SPEAKER North Iowa Vocal Groups Entered in'Contests at Des Moines. DES MOINES, (UP)-- Officials o£ the Iowa Farm Bureau federation laid final plans for the annual convention opening here Wednesday. Sessions of the two-day convention will be held in the Shvitie auditorium. Edward A. O'Neal, president of the American Farm Bureau federation, will be the chief speaker. Others Will Speak. Other prominent men in agriculture scheduled to address the Farm Bureau members are Clifford Gregory, editor of the Prairie Farmer and member of President Roosevelt's commission to study European co-operatives; Clyde C. Edmonds, manager of the Utah Poultry Co-operative; and R. L. Greis'er of St. Louis, Mo., treasurer and manager of the National Livestock Credit Corp. Mrs. Charles W. Sewell, administrative director of the Associated Women of the American Farm Bureau federation, wUI address women delegates e a c h morning of the convention. Farm Bureau quartets will vie for state supremacy on the initial day oi the meeting. Judges of the contest are' Prof." Tolbert MacRae. professor of music, Iowa State college, and Miss Rosalind Cook of the Iowa State college music department. North.lowans Entered. Men's quartets are entered from the following counties: Poweshiek, MahasUa, Wopdbury, Jasper, Carroll, Wiiineshiek and Franklin, i In the women's division, vocal groups are entered from Poweshiek, Woodbury, Muscatine, Hancock, Hardin, Franklin and Worth counties. Mixed quartets from Woodbury, Poweshiek, Hardin and Franklin co.unties .also will seek state honors. A pageant fentilled "The Quest of Agriculture," wilt be presented in the Shrine auditorium Thursday night. A cast of more than 800 persons representing Farm Bureau units from all parts of the state will'participate. Benson Named Head of Creamery at Ridgeway RIDGEWAY -- The Lincoln Creamery company held its annual meeting at. the community hall ^Saturday afternoon. .The fol- - lowing,--oificers-i--*je;£'- ele cted: Thomas Benson, president; B. J. . Bpuslca, vice president; p. T. Time, secretary-treasurer; directors, L. A. Hove, Frank Vrba, B. J. Bouska, Thomas Benson, H. J. Hovden, · H. H. Fretheim and Harry Wiedeman. The pounds of butter manufactured totaled 400,384 pounds; butterfat received, 322,079.1 pounds and for butter, 31.32 cents a pound. Takes Position al TUcrlforrt. , BEbMOND -- George Tjaden, jr., accepted a position as agent for the Rock Island at MedCord, Minn. Mr. and Mrs. Tjaden left Monday for Mfidford. Mr. Tjaden, Jr., came to Belmond from Hoyal July 28, 1928. Planned- ly Brotherhood. NORA SPRINGS--The Men's Brotherhood will have a supper and a program in the Methodist church parlors Wednesday evening. Moorhead Named One of K r a s c h e l ' s Four State Agent Choices DES MOINES, (fP)~Gov. Nelson G. Kraschel Monday named Frank Moorhead. Des Moines, one of his four appointees as special agents of the state bureau of investigation, and said two other members of the staff appointed by former Gov. Clyde L. Herring will be retained temporarily. The two agents being retained until Atty. Gen. John Mitchell completes his assignments to the bureau are Joe Burke, Dubuque, and Con Ryan, Shenandoah. The fourth agent on Herring's staff was Paul J. Gruber of Council Bluffs. Kraschel said he lias not yet decided on his three other permanent appointments. FASllERDlES ATSTAGYViLLE 90 -Year Old Resident's Rites Are Conducted at Church. STACYVILLE -- Stephen Fasbender died Saturday night at'the home of his son, Matt Fasbender, of complications of influenza and bronchitis. He was 90 years of age. One son, Matt Fasbender, of Stacyville, and three grandchildren at St. Benedict, Iowa, survive. Funeral services were held Tuesday morning at 9 o'clock al Visitation church, Father Manternach, officiating. Mitchell Woman Who Succumbed on Visit Buried; Rites Held MITCHELL--Funeral services for Mrs. J. H. Barnford, 77, who died from pneumonia followed by a heart attack at the home of her daughter, and husband, Mr. and Mrs. H. W. Gillette at Fargo, N. Dale., where she and Mr. Bamfoid had gone to spend the winter, were held Saturday afternoon at the Bamford home. Her son-in-law, the Rev. George McNary, a former pastor of the Congregational church here, was in charge, assisted by the Rev. Stiles Lessley of the Osage Congregational church. Mrs. Bamford was born at Castle Rock, Minn., and came when a child with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Calvin Rice, to Mitchell, which had since been her iome..She.was married to John H. Bamford in 1877. To this union six children were born, Mrs. H. W. Gillette, Fargo, N. Dak.; Mrs. harles Jndra, Lena, 111.; Mrs. tanley Colby, Minnewaukon, N. ak.; Mrs. George McNary, Little Tails, Minn.; Herbert, Minnewau- \on, N. Dak., and John, Jr., of Waterloo, Iowa. All except Mrs. ^olby were present at the funeral. There are 18 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. 80 Men at Burt Fail to Get Fox on Hunt BURT--About 80 men put on a fox hunt near Burt Sunday but no foxes were caught. Freie Named President. HAMPTON--F. H. Freie was elected president of the Franklin County Farmers' Mutual Insurance company at their annua meeting. R. F. Slee was named vice president, F. H. Dirst, secretary, and M. L. Shroyer, treasurer She's gone, head over heels for WHEAT-DATA I It's the reigning favorite -- (his grand new, brand-new blissful combination of wheat and oais, the best of both! For sheer unbridled dcliciousncss, Wbeat-Oata can't be beat. Try it on your family. They can't say neigh. It spurs youon. Sticks to your ribs, too --gives you morning-long energy^ The price won't throw you; Costs less than y 2 £ a. serving. Canter into your grocer's and today -- now! G I A N T SIZE (60 SERVINGS) 25c :-: HERE AND THERE :-: Miscellaneous Items From 125 Globe-Gazette Correspondents in North Iowa and Minnesota Visitor From Chicago. GARNER--Mrs. Clarence Fredickson came Friday from Chicago o visit her parents, Attorney and firs. Fred E. Blackstone. Miss laude Blackstone and Miss Lilan Mann who both teach in the chools at Hampton were guests in he Blackstone home Sunday at vhich time the birthday of Mr. lackstone, which will be Tuesday, vas observed with a birthday din- ,cv. Mrs. Fredrickson was Miss 'auline Blackstone before her marriage. She plans to be here un- .1 next Saturday. Woodmen Install Officers. TITONKA--The Modern Woodmen of America at the regular neeting last week installed the ly elected officers. Fred Hagen s counsel. Return From Wisconsin. FERTILE--Mrs. Alice Cormicon eturned home Sunday from Baron, Wis., where she was called because of the illness of her sis- er. Taken to Hoospilal. LAKOTA--Dorethy, the small daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Woodworth, was taken to the Dolmage hospital at Buffalo Center, Saturday afternoon where she was operated on 'for appendicitis. Mr. Woodworth is the local druggist. Move to Clear Lake KENSETT--Mr. and - Mrs. Arhur Paulson and family who have resided here for the past five years moved to Clear Lake Monday, vhere Mr. Paulson has employment. Given miscellaneous Shower. OTRANTO--The third ot a se- ·ies of showers honoring Mrs. liaurence Priem was given Saturday afternoon at the' home of Vlrs. S. J. Sine. Week-End Guests Honored. OTRANTO--Mr. and Mrs. F. Yoggy and son were week-end 'isitors of relatives at Nora Iprings. Leave for Florida. BURT--V. T. Martinson left for ^lorida, where he will spend the vinter. His son, Vern, and Myron anderson have left for California n. search of employment. The Tartinsons reecntly sold out the afe they had been conducting ere. Wesley Pastor Heard. SEXTON--The Rev. Arthur Bottom, pastor here, was sick unday with the flu and the Rev. Ir. Paulson, Wesley, filled the ulpit here Sunday morning. Visitors From Illinois. TITONKA--Tom, Dick, George nd Jennie TerHark of Freeport, II., and Enno TerHark of Bel- ,ond visited at the Wert L. Asche ome. Is Critically HI. T I T O N 1C A--Mr. and Mrs. lasmus Godfredsen of Goldfield ame Sunday to visit his mother, Irs. Sena Godfredsen, who is crit- cally ill with pneumonia. She has een a paralytic invalid for the ast 14 years. Go to Muscatine. LONEROCK--Mr. and Mrs. Frank Flaig drove to Oelwein iunday to the John Sprank home. They continued Monday to Muscatine, where Mr. Flaig will entei he hospital there. i Returns From Chicago. ' KENSETT--Mrs. Hans Anderson arrived home, Monday morn- ng from Chicago, 111., following a 'ive weeks' stay at the home of ner son and daughter-in-law, Mr and Mrs. Arthur Anderson. ' Held by Athletic Club. ROCK FALLS--The Independent Athletic club sponsored a dance Friday evening and approximately $30 was taken in. Speaks on Africa. FERTILE--The Rev. Mr. Fre ligh, pastor of the Christian Mis sionary Alliance of Mason City spoke al the Fertile · Gospel mission Isisl Sunday afternoon. Hi message was a missionary talk or missionary work in Africa whcr he and Mrs. Freligh have scrvec one term as missionaries. To Go to Convention. THOMPSON--Carl Sundc, man ager of the Thompson yards am Glenn Thompson, auditor for th Thompson yards are leaving Mon day for Minneapolis to attend three day lumber convention the Thompson yards. Otto Al quist. proprietor of the Alquis Lumber yard also left Monday t attend the convention. Honored on Birthday. HANLONTOWN--A group o close friends assisted Mrs. Gilber Erickson celebrate' her birthda Monday. Mrs. Erickson, who ha been bedfast for four years, show improvement and is able to sit i her chair/a part of each afternoon Returns From Hospital. R O C K F O R D -- M r s . Hem. Adolphs returned home from Cc dar Valley hospital Saturda where she had been a patient re covering from an operation. Visit in Williams. SWALEDALE--Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Taylor, Lorane, Minnie Hess and Lloyd Hunt spent Sunday at the home of her sister, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Johnson in Williams. Will Meet Tuesday. STILSON--The U. B. Ladies' aid society will meet in the church basement Thursday afternoon. Visitors From Des IMoines. RAKE--Mr. and Mrs. Ervin Engelby of Des Moines are visiting his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Andy Engelby. Births Arc Reported. ROCKFORD--Born to Mr. and Mrs. William Rose, a seven pound daughter, Saturday. Born to Mr. and Mrs. August Hceren an 8% pound son Saturday. " · Editor of Tribune Robert M. Lee, formerly ot EstherviHe, has been promoted to editor of the Chicago Tribune. He is a brother of Judge N. J. Lee, Esthcrvillc, ami an uncle of Deemer Lee, publisher of the Esfherville Daily News. Mr. Lee has spent much time developing color printing and perfecting color illustrations. Daughter Is Born. ROCK FALLS--A girl was born .0 Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Danton Saturday. This is their first child, Route Temporarily Divided. SWEA CITY--Lester A. Hag- und, is auxiliary rural route car- -ier out of Swea City for a period of 4 months: This divides the regu- ar roue of 68 miles to 36 miles for R. £. Berg, regular carrier, and 32 miles for Mr. Haglund. Returns From Visits. BRISTOW--Mrs. J. C. Young las just returned from a visit to datives, in Mason City and in Des Moines. Take Normal Training: Exams. GARNER--Eleven students from he Garner high school took their xaminations in normal training lore in the coutt room under Mrs. Bella Peterson, deputy superin- endenl. At Britt 17 students of the Britt high school took the examination under the Britt superintend- »nt. . Enter CCC Camp. MANLY--Orville.Haegen, Leonard Lucas, Lloyd Moen and Trinidad Ruiz are the four Manly boys vho entered the CCC camp at iampton. These boys are under ge but through efforts of County Supervisor Ralph Coheen and "Vlrs. Kathryn Long, Worth county velfarc worker, they were admit- cd. Birthday Is Celebrated. MANLY--The Pioneer Birthday club met at the home of Mrs. Arhur Newcomb Friday in honor of lev birthday. On the dinner committee were Mrs. Fred Paris and Mrs. Jake Kvau's. Mrs. McMurtrie Taken to Hospital. ROCKWELL--Mrs. Martin E. Gallagher was taken to the Rock\yell hospital Sunday for an opera- lion for appendicitis. Dismissed From Hospital. LAKE MILLS--Stephen Flo of near Scarville was dismissed Sunday from the Kingland hospital where he had been a patient for several days. Leaves for Vinton. LYLE, Minn.--Mrs. Conrad Erickson left for Vinton, . where she will spend a week visiting her daughter, Mrs. Hay Wolf and family. , Are Parents of Son. LAKE MILLS--Mr. and Mrs. Herman Jordahl are parents of a boy born Friday at the Hermanson farm southwest of town. Will Aid in Uniforms. ROCKWELL--The public school band mothers held a bake sale Saturday. The proceeds will apply on the purchase of uniforms for the musicians. Are Parents of Son. LYLE, Minn.--Mr. and Mrs. Charles Howard are parents of an 8 ',2 pound son born Jan. 10. This is the first child in the family. Able to Leave Hospital. ROCKWELL--James Bamrick was discharged from the Rockwell hospital Friday following an operation for appendicitis several weeks ago, and Was removed to his home near Cartersville. Give "Return of Polecat." LEDYARD--The Rainbow Players presented "The Return of The Polecat" in the high school auditorium Saturday night. . Club Begins Art Study. BURT--The Woman's club met Monday evening at Mrs. R. H Thompson's with Frances Vaughn assistant hostess. The club began a study of modern art and literature. Mrs. Enos'Wrcde and Mrs. F. L. Pratt read papers. Daughters Are Born. PLYMOUTH--Mr. and Mrs Charles Fromm are parents of a daughter born Saturday. A daughter was born to Mr. and Mrs. Joe Stranglcr Sunday. This is their JURORS NAMED IN WINNESHIEK Judge Eichendorf Will Preside at February Term of Court. DECORAH--Judge W. L. Eichendorf will preside at the February term of district court, which convenes next month. Charles Wernett, Canton; Colonel Bentley, Canton; Vera Knox, Canton; Anna Beltz, Castalia; Joseph Lee, Calmar: William. Himpel, Joe Becvar, Jr., and Frank Frans, all of Calmar; C, J. Kovarik, Spillville; Alfred Simonson, Mathilda Bily, Joseph E. Bily, Calmar township; Martin Jensen, Theodore Vick, Ole Nelson, George H. Baker, Alfred Williams, Effie Jewell, D. ,J. Moore, Robert Darling, Bernatz, Robert Emmet Gillette," Decorah. . J. N. Moore, Myra Eddy, Clinton Steinmetz, Fremont township; Lawrence Gjere, Harry Ellingson, Highland; Ole Melaas, Lincoln; Hudy Hovden, Madison; Halvor Iverson, Philip Hovey, Orleans; Delmar Lundy, Martin Arneson, Pleasant; Alphonse Etteldorf, Andrew Spilde, Orlando Tovscn, Guy Nelson, Lawrence. Gudvangen, Springfield; Marie Roser, John Rilling, Washington township. The following grand jurors have been summoned to report for. duty on Feb. 15: E. A. Headington, Mabel, Minn.; -A. C. Meyer, Castalia; Edgar Peterson, Decorah; A. A. Ira, Spillville; Russel Baker, Decorah; Fred Walters, Decorah;.Arthur Brandt, Cresco; Alvin Pfister, Decorah; _ Arthur Albers, Ridgeway; Oscar Licniin/Decorah; Ellend Wangsness,-Decorah; F. J Schissel, Fort Atkinson. sixth daughter. They three sons. also have Opens Produce Station. SWEA CITY--Vernon Ewing has opened a produce station in the C. A. Holm building, formerly occupied by C. E. Rohlin Mr. Ewing is buying for the Wilson company, Eagle Grove. Pneumonia Victim at Alfjona. ALGONA--Alfred Walker, 13 son of Mr. and · Mrs. Alberl Walker, who live a short distance from town, died at his home-Monday . afternoon from pneumonia and complications. Alfred had been stricken about a month ago and failed to regain his strength Early Papers ofNorthlowa 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. WRIGHT COUNTY Wright County Fr^e Press lived only long enough to print an extended tax list. It was established at Liberty in the summer o£ 1861, under G. -D. Ingersoll. Wright County Register was begun at Liberty also and was edited by Mrs. Mary Reed, in January. 18S8. It was issued at irregular intervals, for about a year. The Wright County Monitor was printed on the material of the Register, which had been moved to Clarion, the county seat. It was edited by William F. Smith, beginning in March, 18G9. It was sold in March, 1870, to A. M. White, who continued to publish. SECOND DUMONT BRIDGE FINISHED Will Be Opened Latter Part of Week for Traffic. DUMONT--The last of the cement has been poured for the second bridge constructed on the road leading north out of Dumont and they will be open for traffic the last of the week. The smaller bridge was G8 feet and the larger one 30S feet with six piers and two abutments of cement and the bridge of steel construction with J beams. They WPA funds at 525,000. With a were built with a cost of about high grade built last summer, the water will not overflow the road as formerly, in high water! . * Part of Ice. Plant at Hampton Burns; . Lockers Undamaged HAMPTON -- Fire of undetermined origin Monday destroyed the south' half of the ice plant in north Hampton and burned the roof off the entire building, owned by the Central Service company of Des Moines. The south half has recently been used by the service company as a garage and two of their trucks and a touring car were destroyed The north half of the building, which escaped serious damage, was recently leased by C. J. Roskam, head of the Hampton Cold Storage company, and he had just installed 340 new cold storage lockers. The lockers were undamaged, but some damage was done to the cold storage system. The entire loss, estimated at 52,000, is covered by insurance. Named Official Publications, GARNER--The Hancock county board of supervisors Monday named the Britt Tribune and Garner Leader and Signal the official publications to succeed themselves. Annual Gathering of Osage Church Held OSAGE -- The Congregational church elected: Clerk, Miss Elizabeth Jacobs; treasurer, Frank C.. Chatman; trustees for three yeav term, F. C. Chatman, Will Addington, L. P. Tibbetts; deacons for three year term, Ray Markham, A. E. Roberts;, benevolence committee, Mrs. Joe Larson, Mrs. Fred Stearns, Mrs. Alwynne Wright; auditing committee, M. H. Vosburgh, Joe Larson; ushers, Fred Pacey, Merlyn Angell, Will Addington, A. T. Brooking, Reuben Larson, Luberne Markham, Burton Stacy, Hay Mabie, L. P. Tibbetts, Gus Tuppnr; music committee, Mrs. Lester Ahrens, Mrs. Lee Smith, Mrs. G. E. Genung; board of education, Mrs. E. J. Scofield, Mrs. Hazel Dickson, Mrs. Harry Conklin; social relations committee, Mrs. Grace D. Thomason, Keith Dickson, Merle Tibbetls. Only One Divorce in Mitchell During'35 OSAGE--Figures compiled here by County Clerk Donald Tutfle show that there were 212 marriage licenses and one divorce issued here in 1936 compared to 216 marriage licenses and 10 divorces issued here in 1935. Announcinq Values To Astoun · , : ~ . - \ . ·".'-.·.---;*·. · · ' . -'..-'fi -.»if ' .' . - ' . . ' .·-'..-,·- · ··.-..-... , ; " . · -:: "; .-··;·-"- ; · ' . ' · - · . . . ··':···-.:*··-''·..·.-··· - · ' : : ' . . - of Minneapolis was an out of guest. Rites Held at Austin. HANLONTOWN--Friends received word from Austin, Minn., of the death of M. J. Cartwright. The funeral was held Sunday at Austin. He leaves a wife, one son, Verne, and daughter. They formerly lived at Fertile and later at Barnum, Minn. Injured in Fall. ROCKFORD--Vaughn Schuster, son o£ Mr. and Mrs. Ed Schuster, fell on the ice Saturday and sustained a fracture' ot the left arm bone. . . New Te.icher Elected. SWALEDALE--The resignation of Miss Devolt Inst week necessitated the hiring of a new teacher, Mrs Smith of Goodeli was h i r e d and started her duties Monday morning. Class Gets Recognition. BRICELYN, Minn.--The art work done by last year's students of Miss Bertha Monson, the fifth and sixth grade teacher of Bricelyn school, received recognition in the magazine "School Arts," in its January issue. The exhibit was a valentine design of ten images of persons made entirely of hearts, Visitors From Minneapolis. RAKE--Mr. and Mrs. Marshall Christenson and Yvonne and Helen Olson of Minneapolis, are visiting at the Mrs. Lars Olson home. Birthday Dinner Served. PLYMOUTH--Mrs. H. V. Wilkinson served a birthday dinner Sunday to five kin folks. Those who celebrated birthday anniversaries were James Schradle and George Chescbro of Austin, Minn., Mrs. Frank Brose, Mason City, Frank Chipatch of Manly and Harry Wilkinson of Plymouth. Berg, Retired Farmer at Eagle Grove, Dies EAGLE GROVE--Chris L. Berg, 82, retired farmer, died at his residence. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at the West Side Lutheran church, in charge of the Rev. H. S. Fauske. Burial will be at Holmes. He is survived by his wife and four daughters. One son died in May 1935. The four daughters are, Anna and Esther, school teachers, Alva, a stenographer in Washington, and a married daughter in DCS Moines. Mr. Berg was born in Etna, Norway, had lived in Wright county, nearly 50 years, and 16 years in Eagle Grove. D ODGE announces sensational new 1937 trucks with amazing advancements... new beauty...more cab features that.add to both comfort and safety...many special gas, oil and tire saving features...priced with the lowest yet built to outlast tfiem all! During the past year Dodge sales have grown at a rate almost twice as fast as the industry. Why have all these smart buyers switched? Here's the answer: Dodge trucks, although priced with the lowest, Rive you not just one but many extra money-saving features. And now, a "showdown" of features between Dodge and the other lowest- p r i c e d t r u c k s for 1937, p r o v e s Dodge l e a d s by a w i d e r margin than ever! These grcat^ new 1937 trucks are now on display at the showrooms of Dodpe dealers everywhere. Sec them. Compare them. Learn why thousands are switching. You, too, can save truck money. 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