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January 20, 1937

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 6

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[ / - SIX WAYS TO SPEND LIQUOR PROFITS Two Measures Both Favor Big Building Programs for State. By GEORGE MILLS (Iowa Daily Press Bureau) DES MOINES--Two new ways of spending Iowa's $1,000,000 plus annual liquor profits, both of them building programs, are headed for slate legislative hoppers. Senator William S. Beardsley of New Virginia, republican floor leader in the upper house, was preparing a measure allocating $1,000,000 liquor earnings for a biennial building program at the slate's insanity hospitals, and other institutions under the board of control. Meanwhile, another m e a s u r e was being drawn up to allocate between $2,000,000 and $3,000,000 in future liquor profits for a state office building. Sponsors of the latter measure said the bill will not appear in the legislature for the next week or 10 days. Has No Objection. Beardsley said he would have no objection to the latter measur" if the institutional building program was given first call on liquor profits. He was introducing the measure, h e said, to avoid levying of additional property taxes for state purposes. The senator also expressed an opinion that federal-financing of $1,000,000 could be obtained to .'match the state, appropriation. Either WPA or PWA might provide the additional money needed he said. I Tile board of control has filed askings with the state comptroller 101 slightly more than $2,000000 for the coming biennium to re' Iieve overcrowding at several institutions by building new structures and improving and enlarging some of the old ones. The askings for this purpose were given the approval of Gov.. Nelson u. Kraschel in his annual message. Acceptance Doubtful. Both measures assume that the present legislature will, not alter materially the present state liquor ^"^olsetup. In fact, should both bills be accepted by the legislature, the liquor control system with its 135 stores, would be aT- sured an existence of three or four more years. Acceptance of both programs might be doubtful however, ln that another legislature will convene two years hence be- foie a second program could be completed. . Proponents of the office building plan are said to be considering recommending financing the building on revenue bonds, to be paid off with liquor profits. A to house departments for which there is no room in stale property. $148,991 Paid for Freight on Liquor . Shipped Into Iowa DES.MOINES--Freight charge' on iiquor shipped by distillers and importers to the Iowa liquor control 'commission during 1936 aggregated $148,901.51, it is announced by the traffic department of the commission. Total weighl of the shipments was 21,514,853 pounds, including 396 carloads. '. 3 Shenandoah Firms Destroyed by Blaze SHENANDOAH, (/p)_Fought in an icy mist, life early Wednesday destroyed three business firms causing "a loss estimated at $45,000. Starting in a furniture warehouse, the blaze swept through i the brick building owned by the Ben Smith estate. Three firms were housed in the building, George Tracy's Bogie Inn, Montgomery Ward's storage and W. W. Rice's tin shop. MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, JANUARY 20 · 1937 MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, JANUARY 20 · 1937 SEVEN Eagle Grove Man Is Held on Check Count CLARION -- Melvin Pease of Eagle Grove, accused of passing several checks in Clear Lake and Joice without sufficient funds, wa= being held in the county jail Tuesday. The total amonnt of indebtedness was'S17.79 and is is expected the defendant will raise the money at which time he will be released. Woman Killed When Car Skids on Paving ATLANTIC, (/P)_Mrs. Cal Martin, 50, was killed when a c'ar driven by her husband skidded and overturned on icy pavement six miles southwest of here. Mrs. Mai-tin was pinned beneath the car. Her-husband suffered only minor injuries. . - .--= ine capital grounds is · said to be under consideration The state is constitutionally limited in issuing bonds to $250,000. Office building talk has quickened recently with tile publication or figures showing the state is paying $75,000 a year rent in downtown - Des Moines buildings HOW OFTEN CAN YOU KISS AND MAKE UP? F EW husbands can understand why a wife' should turn from a pleasant compnnion into a s\\ rcw for on c whole w cck i n every month. You can say "I'm sorry" and KISS and make up easier before marringc than after. If you're wise and If you want to hold your husband, you won't be a threc-qunr- ter wife. For throe generations one woman, has /told' another how to RO smiling through" with I.jdia E ** £ ln ^ mTs - Vegetable - Compound. It helps Nature tone up the "system, thus lessening the' discomforts from the functional disorders «-hich women must endure in (lie three ordeals of life: 1 Turn in p from fiirlEiood (o womanhood. 2. Preparing for mother^ hood. 3. Approachin E "middle age." EVERY W O M A N Can Have a New QF course you want to own a Sunbeam MIXMASTER --every woman docs. And with such easy, convenient terms, that's why we say "Every woman can have one." Investigate this sensational Easy Terms offer now! ''Makes cooking a real Pleasure" \ "Just like having some- · one come in to help \ you prepare meals" JANUARY THRIFT SALE Now in Progress Bip savings on radios, ranges, refrigerators, washers, floor Jamps, 'etc. EASY TERMS! v Invite You to Try the Mixmaster ' Buy a MIXMASTER on this special offer. Take '· it home--try it. After one week's use, if you , don t say it's the finest helper you ever had you can return it, without any obligation gOPLES~GAS AND ELECTRIC COMB^NY BARGAINS! Uneaualed Savings! Shop at DAMON'S and SAVE! SAVINGS in DRUGS and TOILETRIES SPECIALS THROUGHOUT THE STORE! CREAMS: 50c Pepsodenf Junis, . 33c $1.00 Pepsodent Jiinis 69c 75c Charmis Cream..., 59c MOUTH WASH: $1.00 Char-Tex..,,... 59c $1.00 Lavoris^.,.,,... 59c SHAMPOO: 75c Fitch Shampoo.. 53c LOTION: $1.00 Jergen's : . M 79c 50c Jergen's .,.:..:.,.,. 33c DEODORANT: 50c X-Pel ,,,.... 10e DIOXYGEN CREAM: SI.00 Size .. . ...j.,.. . 69c 50c Size .- 33c One Special Table of Bath grid Face POWDERS 50c Ponds Powder. . 29c 55c Three Flowers. ., 37c 50c Woodbury's.,.,. 37c 55c Princess Par.,.,. 37c $1.00 Margo 59c $1.00 Mur-je ,. 59c $ t . t O Ayers Bath · Powder 69 C MAIN FLOOR SPECIALS in COTTON YARD GOODS MOOSEHEAD and BROADCLOTH Regular 35c and 49c yd. yards HEATHER TWEEDS Regularly 29c yd. yards 00 SPARKLE CREPE CREPE LA FAE CYNTHIA CREPE and KANTOR CORD , Regular 59c and 69c yd. yards 00 WASHABLE RAYON CREPE and CHALLENE CREPE Regular 49c and 59c yd. yards 00 ORGANDIES and SHADOW SHEER Regular 59c qnd 69c yd. yards $ 1 00 raffia RAYON CREPES and KEVE KORDS Regular 49c to 69c yd yards SUNBEAM CHUMMIE CREPE and CREPE CHER1E Regular 49c.yard yards MAIN FLOOR January's GREATEST SALE EVENT! , SHOP EARLY! \ - , STORE HOURS: Thursday and Friday 8:30 a. m. to 5:30 p, m. Saturday 8:30 a. m. to 9 p. m. SPECIALS T H R O U G H O U T THE STORE! SAVINGS IN THE DOMESTIC DEPARTMENT \ ODD LOTS ' for QUICK CLEARANCE 6 HOUSE PAJAMAS' 19 and 20 Sizes Regular $1.69. .. 69c I 6 PART WOOL VESTS 25% and 50% Wool Reg. 49c and 59c, 25c , 25 BALBRIGGAN PAJAMAS Reg. $1.98 $1.00' ODD LOT OF j SATEENS I yards .., 49 e Clearance of MONOGRAMS All Sizes Vz PRICE Ideal for Linens and Scarfs ODDS and .ENDS in NOTIONS Shoe Laces, Threads,, Buttons, Hair Pins, Buttonhole ".Twist, Pearl Cotton ' '/2 PRICE 12 Silk and Satin BLOUSES Values to $1.98, $1.0ol 18 CHILDREN'S RAYON PAJA.MAS and 50 BALBRIGGAN PAJAMAS Regular' 74c. .. . 59c ·MAIN FLOOR 4 SUITS CHILDREN'S LONG UNDERWEAR Regular 79c 39c Children's BLOOMERS Regular 25c 19e WAIN FLOOR 50 CHILDREN'S , WOOL GLOVES Bright Colors Broken Sizes Regular to 59c Pr. 2 Pairs 25c 50 LADIES' WOOL GLOVES Regular $1.00, pr. 49c 16 Pair WOMEN'S SPORT WOOL HOSE Values to $1.50 39c Pair "House of Pickwick" BATH POWDER Regular 79c each 12 oz 2 for?1.00 v; I "McCallum" IRREGULAR Values to $1.65 2 PAIR $i.oo · Chiffon Weight · Semi-Chiffon Weight · Advance Spring Shades · Full Fashioned We know this will be a sellout --so get here e a r l y ! F i n e , slightly irregular crepe stockings at this amazingly low price is just another example of our policy of extra-value, at extra low prices. MAIN FLOOR LADIES' COTTON HOSE Regularly 39c Pair BEIGE LIGHT GUNMETAU MATIN . MAIN FLOOR pair ·Oo Children', RAYON and LISLE HOSE, values to 39c, pr 1 5c Ch.ldren', % Len 9 th HOSE, Reg. 35c pair, 2 for.'..« 35c MAIN FLOOR Main Floor Specials! High Power "Reynolds" FIELD GLASSES (Close up fo the World) Enables you to have front row vision at back S | ,00 seat prices Electric RAZOR BLADE SHARPENER (and Vibrator), Regular $1.50 Values, _,_ Closing out at .......... ...... , j59 CIGARETTE CASES Values to $1.95 Brightly enamefed cases with contrasting colorful trims! MAIN FLOOR .00 m Special Sale of PANELS Regularly $1/44 EACH · Full 214 Yards Long « 50 inches Wide e 3 Designs K1 ® Decorative Borders SECOND FLOOR ODD LOTS of REMNANTS and PANELS Vz PRICK Advance Spring Showing of 'Sunny Sufc' Cotton Frocks Every Dress Made of Needleized Quadriga | 3- for. $2.85 SIZES 14 to 44 36 styles in 144 color combinations. Attractive, for house wear, afternoons a n d shopping trips! SECOND FLOOR X One Lot of Foundation Garments Values to $2.95 * -f CORSELETTES P I STEP-IN GIRDLES J ONE LOT OF BRASSIERES, Regular values to $1 .00 for SECOND FLOOR Our Entire Stock of Values fo $16.95. |/ Sizes 3 to 16, at ,,,.,.. /2 PRICE Fur-trimmed and untrimmed coats for Juniors! All fresh merchandise at '^z SECOND FLOOR. ODD LOT OF Children's DRESSES $1.00 Values to $1.98 Odd lot of dresses for children in broken sizes. SECOND FLOOR COSTUME JEWELRY $1.00 Value 2 for $1.00 MAIN FLOOR ~- \ U \\, Men's E. 8 W. "Director" 4 for $5.00 Regularly $1.65 e FUSED COLLARS 0 DUST TONES e NOVELTIES MAIN FLOOR MEN'S HOSE SPECIAL! Ray®n and Silk Socks Elastic Tops Plain Tops Sizes 10 to 12 Fancies pair Rayon Socks and ^Mercerized Socks FANCIES and PLAINS Sizes 10 '/z to U MAIN FLOOR ;Men's "Nitecraft" Flannel PAJAMAS $1.49 Values * * ' ft e Slipover Styles «}) i .UQ O Coat Styles M, SWEAT SHIRTS (Youths' Sizes) ?,,;. Regular 89c Values for Dollar Day Sale of Boys' SHIRTS Values to $1.00 . ^ * -g A / for * I y O Sizes / \nr ip 4 to 8 £ _ 6 to 1414 Special For Dollar Day! Nationally Known Brands! "K S" "Son Day" "Glad Rag" "Commander" "Tom Sawyer" MAIN FLOOR SEA GULL"--"KAYSEH" "MUNSINGWEAH" PAN'TIES--CHESI1SE BANDEAUX--GOWNS Rayon . . . practically the favorite lingerie of anyone who ".washes her. own." Dainty and with rip proof seams . . . they can stand hard wear . . . and are perfect fitting. Elastic' or cuff knee bloomers .. . . flared panties. Tailored gowns. MAIN FLOOR "Munsingwear" Step-in PANTIES 79c Values O SIZES 32 TO 44 · PATTERNED BEMBERG ELASTIC WAIST, YOKE TOPS, LOOSE LEGS 3 for $1-00 Ladies' "Munsingwear" Rayon GOWNS SPECIAL! «P i .UQ Regularly $1.95 SIZES 14 AND 16 6 TEA ROSE "Kayser" RAYON PAJAMAS Regularly $1.95 e H-lfi-18 SPECIAL! O PEACH ONLY MAIN FLOOR ODD LOT OF "SELMOR" RAYON SLIPS Regularly $1.00 3 for $1.00 Specials in Linen Department! "CANNON." BATH TOWELS 22x42 « Pastel Borders eFine Quality Terry 7 for OUTING: ^ 27 in. Outing, 12 yds. $1.00 (Pink and blue) ~ ~~i 36 in. Outing, 8 yds. $1.00 (Light, dark or plain) SHEETING: 29c 9-4 Unbl., 5 yds. ?1.00 MUSLIN: 12V2C, 36 in. Unbl,, 12 yds.. .. $1.00 Double 70x80 COTTON BLANKETS Regularly $1.98 Plaid Design CHECK TEA TOWELING Regular 1 9c yd. Red, Blue, Green Half Bleached--Part Linen TOWELING W yards' $lo@@ MAIN FLOOR All Wool COMFORTERS MAIN FLOOR CANDLEWICK BEDSPREADS · CHA1H SETS e VANITY SETS e LINEN SCARFS 0 LACE SQUARES To Close Out at MAIN FLOOR Odd Lots of SCARFS . and VANITY SETS Regular 69c Value 4 for $1.0® « PASTEL ORGANDY M A I N FLOOR SPECIALS IN THE Housefurnishings DEPARTMENT ' B A K E R I T E " W A R E Consisting of Mixing Bowls, Casseroles, etc. Regular $1.00 Values for $100 A "DUNBAR" TUMBLERS Regular $1.80 Dozen COTTON or SILK BLOUSES 79c Values SPECIAL SALE OF PURSES Regularly $1.95 $1.00 I Specially Priced for Immediate Clearance! MAIN FLOOR Special Clearance Sale of Regularly $1.00 for $ 1 -00 Attractive organdy and pique collars to add color and newness to an old dress. Specially priced for immediate clearance! MAIN FLOOR All Linen DAMASK LUNCHEON SETS e 52x52 O 6 Napkins Regular $3.95 Values MAIN FLOOR Clearance!, 36" TWEEDS Regular 79c yd. 2 yards $1.00 56" TWEEDS Regular $1.29 yd. Yard $1.00 Suitable for Skirts and Suits 56" All Wool DRESS MATERIALS Regular $2.50 yd. Yard $1.64 'U dozen Three assrAtcd sizes "Catarac Scharfe" HAND CUT WINE and COCKTAIL GLASSES Regular $4.50 Dozen *" dozen Decorative M I R R O R S For the Table! Regular 69c Values for 00 Entire Stock of GIFT ITEMS Ideal Bridge Vflty Prizes! TM" - Pictures Whot-Nots Novelties Lamps Make-up Boxes DOWNSTAIRS STORE Heads Nazi Fleet Disagreement over the naval policy oT Fuehrer Adolf Hitler in reference lo Spain resulted in the surprise retirement of Admiral Focrstcr, commander of the German flccf, and the elevation of Admiral Carls, above, as new commander. According to reports, Admiral Focrstcr insisted it would be disastrous to Hie small German fleet to risk (rouble with the British anil .French navies. Admiral Carls, however, has been boldly seizing Spanish loyalist ships--carrying out nazi policy in a striking- manner. ROCKWELL CLUB TO HOLD HUNT Sportsmen Participating in Event Will Use Shot Guns Only. ROCKWELL -- The Rockwell Rod and Gun club will hold a lox hunt on its game management area south o[ Rockwell Thursday, Jan. 21. The area includes Tour FARM BUREAU AWARDS MADE North Iowa Counties Among Those Getting Medals and Trophies. DES MOINES, (fP)--As the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation met here in its annual slate convention, trophies, medals and cash awards were presented to counties, townships and individuals for membership work in 193G Those who received membership recognition were Mrs. Will Aves, Marshall county; Mrs. Joel Clark, Clayton county; Horace Clark, Allamukcc county; Mr. and Mrs. J. ,f. Kelley, Black Hawk . county; Thomas Madden, O'Brien county: Fred Morse, Fremont county; Earl Freestone, Dallas county; Mrs. John J. Dempster, Poweshtek county; Fred Hyde, Lee county, and Mrs. S. F. Poulzke, Webster county. Olher recognitions included: Standard townships: B l a c k Hawk county, Cedar, Cedar Falls, Orange and Waterloo townships; Bremer county, West Lawayelle lownshiu, and Fayette county, Hai-lan township. Standard women's committees: Black Hawk, Clay, Dickinson, Fayette, Franklin, Greene, Mardin, Buchanan, Muscatine, O'Brien, Mahaska and Webster counties. Counties with highest paid membership: Bcnton, Clayton, Dubuque, Fayette and Tama. Counties making the greatest gain in 193R over 1935: Mahaska, Dubuque, Clayton, Bcnton and Tama. Counties with the highest percentage of farmers as members: Benlon, 40.1 per cent; O'Brien, 3B.2. and Humbpldl, 37.7. Townships with highest percentage ot fanners as members ill order: Benlon county, Taylor township; Black Hawk, Waterloo. Cedar; Fayette, llarlan, and Black Hawk, Orange. sections of and adjoining territory will be included in the hunt. Everyone holding a state hunting license is invited to join the hunt which will o'clock Thursday begin at 10 morning, the en grandchildren and meeting place being .Miller's Ba-rcS_randc".Hd. jj^v ·' rage in Rockwell. Only sho'tgiiniFrt '7V 1 '~ w ' v: ~ '" ~ may be used. Hot dogs, doughnuts and coffee be served by the f l u b at noon to all the event. who participate Lake Mills Man Takes Over Titonka Station T1TONKA--Ray Honkcn of Lal;c Mills has taken over the operation nf the Mid-Continent oil station herb in plate of J. E. Blcicli, former manager, who sold out his interests in the business. Mr. llonkcn and his wife will move here as soon as a house can be procured. Mr. Blcich w i l l continue the operation of his coliseum and bowling alley. Organize Soli Program. LITTLE CEDAR--Fifty-three iiieii met at (lie high school auditorium, Monday evening, to organize Liberty tov.'nship for thr: 1937 soil conservation program. County chairman, Carl Field, w;is present to explain the work. Arnold Hullman was re-elected township chairman. John Salz and Clyde Elliott were elected members of the committee with Oscar Johnson as alternate. Kasinr In J)n. The governor general oC Canada, citing the advantages of the printed word \vocd, should thai it is much easier to close your eyes than your cars. -- Cincinnati Enquirer. over the spoken have pointed out T H U R S D A Y -- F R I D A Y -- SATURDAY HATS $3.'15 Lo ?:).i)5 Values, 51.00 with Purchases of Suifs or Overcoats. iWicf-Wiriter Sale of OVERCOATS Sin.50, now SM.85 522.50, now SHi.iM) $25.00, now Sin.SO SD5.0I), now ?27.50 HOSE--Rctl Seiil Regular 25c Silk or T'arl Wool 5 Pair $1.00 Boys' HOSE--Elastic Top % fi Pr. SI.00 SWEATERS--Hoys' .All Wool--Ages ·! to 10 Regular $1.-in--SI.00 SHOES or OXKORDS $.1.00 with Purchase of Suits or Overcoats, Values to $.'5.!H. -Mid W i n t e r Sale of. SUITS $1J).5fl to S2n.50 OVERSHOES Firestorm -I lincklc Special, $f.!)8 R U H I 5 E K S Firestone, men's regular SI.^5, now SI.00 "Wilson Bros." or "Shirt- crafl" Shirts or Pajamas Values to 52.50--51.00 with a SI0.00 Purchase Men's Heavy All Wool MKLTON ZIPPER JACKETS $3.95 Values--52.95 m. 12;i N o r t h Federal--Corner 2nd N. K. Mrs. Clark Rites to Be Held in Sheffield SHEFFIELD--F u n c i' a 1 scrv- ccs for Mrs. Eugene Clark ot She/field who d i e d a t t li c lome of Mrs. John Benson in Sv.'alcdale Tuesday will be held Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock at Hie Wartnnhy tuncral homo in Sheffield. The Ttev. Mr. McCaulcy, Swalcdnlc, will have charge. Burial will be made in Sheffield cemetery. Mrs. Clark was horn in Illinois Feb. 29, 1804. For the past '! 4'1 years she made her homo in this community. Surviving are her husband, Eugene Clark, tv.-o sons, Raymond Clark oC Rockwell, Ira Clark of Sheffield, one daughter, Mrs. John Cabe! of Thornton, sev- one great ,..;r-.L. t-

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