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March 12, 1934

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 4

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FOUR MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE MARCH 12 1934 At Mason City THEATERS "ESKIMO" STARTS TUESDAY AT OECL. Authentic in every respect and with an Eskimo and his wife as hero and heroine, "Eskimo" begins a four day engagement Tuesday at the Cecil. Capt. Peter Freuchen, world authority on Eskimos and Arctic regions, is the author of the story and accompanied the expedition wffich spent a winter in the Arctic in order to film this picture. * * * Herbert Mundln, cockney British- er, steals the Palace program which plays through Tuesday. His part in the picture "Ever Since Eve" as one of three guardians of George O'Brien allows his facial expressions full rein. The best scene .features the culmination of a drinking bout between Mundin and Betty Blythe who plays the mother of the heroine. Mundin's attempts to look dignified and composed are worth your money. George O'Brien thrills as usual with his marvelous physique. "The Meanest Gal in Town" has numerous good spots, each of the five comedians featured drawing about equal shares of the credit. c * a Will Rogers performs in his usual easy-going but effective manner in "Mr. Skitch." The trials which he and his family face in their trip across the country are full of humor with Zasu Pitts constantly resigning herself to her bitter fate. This picture ends Tuesday evening at the Strand. a * "GOLDDIGGERS OF 1988" BEXtJRN TO PLAY IOWA "Golddiggers of 1933," one of the most successful musical comedies ever screened, begins a three day engagement Tuesday at the Iowa theater. * a o "David Harum," Will Rogers' la- raunsT MOWWIK m mm ENDS TUESDAY "THE MEANEST GAL IN TOWN" Zasu Pitts --El Brendel Pert Kelttm -- Skeeta Gtiluher Ju. Gleuon G«o. O'Brien Mary Brian In "EVER SINCE EVE" STASIS WEDhlSDAY DtntftM Week Alice Bt»dj In ·"Miss FANE'S-: ·';- 15DW. O. ROBINSON "DARK HAZARD" with CLESDA FAKKELL WHL I DANCE AVALON BALL ROOM Sunset Inn, Manly TUBS., MARCH 13th Earl Hunt and His Uptown Orchestra St. Patrick's Day Dance SAT., MARCH 17 BIG CARNIVAL Chester Field and His Hawkeye Club Orchestra LADIES 25c GENTS 40c test starring vehicle, comes to the Cecil Saturday for a four day run. Louise Dresser, Evelyn Venable, Kent Taylor and Stepin Fetchit head the supporting cast. * * * "Song of Songs," one of Marleno Dietrich's best pictures, plays Wednesday and Thursday at the Strand. In a way, it is rather unfortunate for everyone concerned that Garbo and Dietrich are contemporary-probably more unfortunate for Miss Dietrich than for Miss Garbo. "DARK HAZARD" IS NEW ROBINSON FILM Beginning a three day engagement Wednesday at the Palace is "Dark Hazard," Edward G. Robinson's latest picture which stars him in the role of a happy-go T lucky gambler. The name of the film is also the name of a dog that wins plenty of "velvet" for Robinson. 'Miss Fane's Baby Is Stolen" is the second feature on the same bill. 6 * ·. Buck Jones In "The Fighting Code" plays Friday and Saturday at the Iowa with Diane Sinclair in the feminine lead. Plenty of fast action features this western. CharlesCityNews WERDER IS DEAD IN CHARLES CITY Rites for Pioneer Resident to Be Held Tuesday at Residence. CHARLES CITY, March 12.--Ed Werder, 82, prominent pioneer of Hii« city, died early Sunday morning at his home, 700 North Jackson street. He succumbed in his sleep and was found by members of the family when he did not come to breakfast. Mr. Werder made his usual trip to the busin-ass district on Saturday. Funeral services will be held at his home Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock with the Rev. E. W. Huelster officiating 1 and burial will be in Riverside cemetery beside his wife who died several years ago. Mr, Werder LAST TEME MOlf. Mat. loc, Eve. 20c, Children 10c IOWA COMEDY NOVELTY CARTOON NEWS LADIES' GIFT NIGHT STARTS TUESDAY "GOLD DIGGERS of 1933" NOW SHOWING ENDS TUESDAY WILL ROGERS ZASU PITTS Showing WED. and THURS. Marlene DIETRICH In "SONG OF SONGS" MAT. loc EVE. 20c Untamed. * Unashamed.. ^Unconquerable I These strange primitive people who practice an even stranger i moral code . . . Win- 'Slngly they share their ujnues, yei kill II one ,ta betrayed .. . Stark 'drama of pashslon In *the raw. Greater Than TM r ... Wife-Traders! 2 terrifying years in the making! STARTS TUESDAY! CECID Last Day CONSTANCE BENNETT In "MOULIN KOUGB" **». STARTS WILL ROGERS in SATURDAY "DAVID HARUM" ACTRESS WEEPS OVER DIVORCE Blond Esther Ealston of the films wept on the witness stand when she testified at the IMS Angeles hearing of her suit for divorce from George Webb, formerly her manager. She won a divorce after testifying that he called her "harsh names" and was jealous. (Associated Press Photo). came here from McGregor .55 years ago. For many years he was the leading jeweler in the city. His home on Tackson street occupied by himself and daughter, Mrs. Ira Frederickson and husband, is one of the fine old louses here. Mr. Werder retired Tom business about 20 years ago. Besides the daughter, Mrs. Lucie Frederickson of this city, a son, Hudson, and grandson, Frederick of Denver, Colo., survive. The family had a reunion at Christmas time which was particularly enjoyed by Mr. Werder as his health had in*proved after a slight stroke. Lester Dibble Speaks at Charles City; Other Special Services Held CHARLES CITY, March 12.-Lester Dibble, attorney of Mason City, spoke at the Lenten vesper services held Sunday afternoon in ihe Congregational church. He occupied the pulpit in which his father, :he Rev. W. L. Dibble of Mason City, preached for six years. Mr. Dibble ised for his subject, "The Religion of a Layman" in which he affirmed lis belief in God, prayer and immortality. Mr. Dibble is superintendent of the Congregational Sunday; school in: MasottSeatyi tie Is a graduiterof the Charles City higlrschobl. He was accompanied by Remley Glass and J. L. Nichols of Mason City and all were guests of the Rev. and Mrs. Huelster for supper. In the First Methodist church H. E. Terrell spoke on "The Good Neighbor Policy or the Big: Stick" during the evening service. The Rev. Charles Totter of Mason City spoke Sunday afternoon in the Evangelical Mission tabernacle in the Gable bunding. Brigadier and Mrs. Robert Penfold, state commander of the Salvation army, officers of the Salvation Army from Mason City and the young persons' singing company particinated in the Saturday night services in the Salvation Army hall. Charles City Cagers Ring Bell on Victory CHARLES CITY, March 12.--The Charles City Comets' ambition to play in the state tournament were realized Saturday night when they beat Oelwein on their own. floor in a fierce battle 28 to 27. The game was not decided until the last minute of play when Burnett tossed the winning basket. When the boys returned home at midnight some of them were so elated they entered the Baptist church and rang the bell to. announce their victory. Thursday the team will go to Cedar Falls to play in the state tournament, the first time the Charles City team las had this* opportunity. Cresco Couple Married. CHARLES CITY, March 12.-Miss Geneva R. Fenske and Floyd O. Gager, both of Cresco, were married Saturday afternoon at the home of the bridegroom's brother, Roy Gager, 906 East Blunt street, by the Rev. A. A. Rideout, pastor of the Baptist church. Roy Gager and Gwendolyn Gager were the attendants. Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Gager will, make their home on a farm east of Chicago. the "As Tou Like It" club at luncheon today. V. B. Ervay, teacher in the Colwell schools, spoke in the Platt Creek church near Mt. Auburn Sunday. He was former pastor there. Former Resident BL CHARLES CITY, March 12.-Clarence Griffith of Los Ang-eles, Cal., who had a stroke some time ago, remains seriously ill. He was born in Floyd and is an uncle of Griffith Wodtke of this city. Mr. and Mrs. Griffith often spent their summers in Clear Lake where they had a cottage at the Outing club. SARGENT, 70, HAMPTON, DIES Funeral to Be Held Tuesday at Church; Wife, Three Children Survive. HAMPTON, March 12.--George Sargent, 70, died at the Lutheran hospital Saturday night. He underwent an operation Friday afternoon. Funeral services will be held at the Congregational:-church. Tuesdwj afternoon .at:. 2:~6'cloci?/^condu6U:4 by .the Rev. H. L. Michael, and 'Tovr- ial will be in the Hampton cemetery. Mr. Sargent leaves his wife who was formerly Miss Ingeborg Skow and three children, Charles of Hampton and Fred of Los Angeles Cal., sons by-a former marriage and Miss Betty Sargent, at home. PLYMOUTH FARM INSTITUTE PRIZE WINNERS LISTED Local Talent Program Given at Sessions Includes Readings, Music. PLYMOUTH, March 12.--Place winners in the exhibits of the Plymouth Fanners' institute have been announced By the judges. The program given Friday night y home talent included: Reading y Dorothy Browers, music by quartet consisting of Bethyl Hodson, Mrs. Fay Cooper, Mrs. Boyd Hodson and Mr* Lloyd Stevens, vocal solo iy Roy Witt, trombone solo by Ben Hovel, "Keeping Kitty's Dates" by Lurintha Chehock, Alice McNitt, Dorothy Browers, Doris Kinney, Leo Hovel, Eldon Chehock, Ellsworth Helm and Mildred Smith, "The Iron Steel Man" by George Golbuff and 'Rickety Rackety Radio" by Edward Chehock, Paul Matzen, Howand Hendrickson, Gerald Borchardt, Harold Borchardt and Joe Gasteiger. Winners of first place were: Ten ears yellow corn--John Browcr: 10 esn white--B. Bohtuon; single ear yellow --John Brower: slnsle ear white--G. 0. Helnselman: peck late oats--John Brower; al(»Ua hay--Boyd Hodson: peck ol potatoes--Lloyd Stevens. Junior division, 10 ears yellow corn--Glennys Mapln; single ear yellow--G. Maupln; single ear whlti Robert Smith. Win In. Poultry. Poultry, Barred rock--Harold Ramsdall, first on pen and on cock; John Dvorak-- Ilrst on hen. Rhode Island Reds--Mrs. John McNitt, first on pen and on pair. Wblte wyandottes--Mrs. Ed. Chehock, first on pen. Bull Rocks--Mrs. Ed Ch*chock. tlrst on cock. Buff Orpingtons--M. E. Kinney, first on pen. Buff Mlnorcas-- Ruben Havel, first on pen. Buff Leghorns-Mrs. Paul Chehock, first on pen. White Large Crowd Present at Funeral in Algona for Mrs. McDonald, 87 ALGONA, March 12--A large crowd attended the funeral of Mrs. Rebecca McDonald, 87, Thursday afternoon. The Rev. Atens of Bun and the Rev. A. English of Algona conducted the services. Services were held at the home of her daugh- er, Mrs. E. J. Murtagh. Mrs. McDonald was born at Barnsvllle, Ohio, she was the youngest and last of a family of 12 children. She was married at Dwight, .11., in J872. They moved to Algona n 1879, later to Burt where hei msband died to 1882. She and her ;wo children moved back to Algona 36 years ago where they lived since. She leaves one son, James, act- ng postmaster at Algona, and ont daughter, Mrs. E. J. Murtagh of Algona, also two grandchildren, Eu- ;ean and Josephine Murtagh. Leghorns--J. Dvorak, first on pen and on pair. Grand prizes for highest awards, John Dvorak. First prize winners In the bakery department were: White bread, Lenora Wise: whole wheat. Mrs. J. F. Dvorak: white layer cake. Mrs. C. E. Carstens: chocolate loat cake, Mrs. R. L. Dtxon; white rolled cookies, Mrs. J. F. Dvorak: dark drop cookies, Mrs. J. F. Dvorak: fried cakes, Sirs. L. Stevens: cherry pie, Mrs. L. Stevens; lemon pie, Mrs. W. Frlck. Best Canned Good*. Canned goods: Corn, Mrs. J. F. Dvorak; beans, Mrs. J. F. Dvorak; peas, Mrs. Phillips; tomatoes. Irene wise; peaches, Irene Wise; black raspberries, Mrs. Howell: dill pickles, Mrs. L. Stevens; pork, Mrs. J. F. Dvorak; apple jelly, Mrs. L. Stevens. Most entries In this division. Irene Wise. Fancy work division: Pieced quilt, Mrs. Howell: hooked rugs. Mrs. J. Glaus; trame woven rup, Mrs. J. Novak; made over coats, Mrs. L. Stevens: made over children's clothing, Mrs. L. Stevens: made over adults' clothing, Mrs. E. R. Chehock. Mrs. James Novak had most entries in this department. Kiester Will Vote Group for Corn-Hog Activities KIESTER, Minn., March 12.-- At the Kiester hall March 14 at 2 p. m. farmers will vote for the permanent' hog-com. voted : in" by farmers -who have signed the contract Five days are allotted to voting for committees in Faribault 'County- for townships Whether America goes to war wil depend on the situation in the orient and the number of idiots here e,1 home.--Davenport Times. This generation hasn't lost the ability to blush. Observe a young man fixing a garter in public.--Cedar Rapids Gazette. FREDSCHNELLER WRITES ARTICLE D i s c u s s e s Advertising of Weeklies in "Iowa Publisher." Frederic J. Schneller, former member of the Globe-Gazette staff, now Identified with the advertising department -of the Milwaukee Journal, is author of a featured article in the current issue of "Iowa Publisher," magazine of the University of Iowa school of journalism and the Iowa Press association. "Is Iowa's Famed Weekly Press Begging for Charity and Special Consideration?" is the title of the article. In it the former Mason Cityan, a graduate of the university, develops the thought that so- licing advertising as a matter of loyalty to home town is making a mendicant of the newspapers of America. "If a weekly paper has merit as advertising medium, and we all know it does," Mr. Schneller suggests in his article, "this is reason enough for those who have a product or a service to advertise. Why doesn't every editor tell the story of his newspaper to the businessman in a forceful and coherent manner, with a sales call directly to the prospect, and not to his readers ? "Advertising · is an economic necessity and there are scores of reasons why business cannot flourish without it And newspaper advertising is the most valid of all advertising. Isn't such argument stronger, a greater appeal for advertising, than begging for support from local merchants merely because they should be loyal to the hometown newspaper?" The principal editoral in the magazine, headed "The Laborer Is Worthy of His Hire," was inspired by the Schneller views. The conclusion is that a major difficulty in country newspapering grows out of the fact that "the subscriber does not pay what his paper is worth." And the remedy "is for him to pay Normal times: A period when a No. 1 bankroll seldom belongs to a No. 4 man.--Midwest Review. DARUNS OLD COUPLE ACROSS THE COURT. I USED TO THINK JOHN AND I WOULD GROW OLD THAT WAV -TOGETHER. INSTEAD HEREIAM-...ALONE ...UNWANTED.GETTmS MY GRAY HAIRS OVER A CROSS-WORD PUZZLE \ THEN CONNIE, FIVE DOWN MUST BE 'B-Of-TOBOR OF LONELINESS.'HOW SILLY.' IF PEOPLE ARE LONELY BECAUSE THEY HAVE *B.Of WHY THEN I'M THE WORLD'S WORST OFFENDER \ OH...ER...I SUPPOSE EVERYBODY SHOULD FLAY SAFE. I'M CRAZY ABOUT LIFEBUOY,MYSELF NEXT DAY i TOOK CONNIE'S ADVICE _ CHANGED TO LIFEBUOY. IF BY ANY CHANCE "B.Of WERE THE REASON JOHN CHANSED_I'M SURE I COULD WIN HIM BACK NOW keebachtlar datfscr! JOHN, DAMJNS, fM DON'T HAVE TO SOWS TO TRY SO HARD TO MAKE YOU HAPPY \ TRY, HONEY. JUST STAY AS YOU ARE NOW YOU WONDER HOW I KEEP MY COMPLEXION ,SO LOVELY--THERE'S ANSWER! CO SAY thonsiDdJ upon O thousands of women! Lifebuoy keeps Am completions cleuind fresh-let it do thcsamefor jam, Its gentle, creamy lather-abundant in hot or cold water, hud or soft--pene- ttitej the pores. -Coaies out clogged wastes; iddl $66, youthful radiance. You'l' toTctifebuoyfof yourba. , too. Its quickly- vanishing, hygienic scent tells you Lifebuoy lathee purifies --stops "B.O." .CHARLES CITY BRIEFS CHARLES CITY, March 12.-Ephriam Hoeft was arrested Saturday night and lodged in jail on the charge of driving while intoxicated. He was to have his hearing today. Two other young men were arrested for drunkenness and brought before Mayor W. K. Carr Sunday morning. They were fined $12 and costs but on account of former good behavior their names were not disclosed. Dr. J. E. Salsbury returned from a three weeks' trip to St. Louis, Mo., and Washington, D. C. where he went on business for the Salsbury labratories. Marvin Carbiener who la acco ciated with the Pacific Greyhound Bus company of San Jose, Cal., is visiting his father, Will Carbiener and sisters. He is on his way to Detroit, Mich., to get a new bus to drive back to San Jose. Mrs. A. F. Kober is entertaining 'I KNEW WHICH LOW-PRICED CAR TO BUY./^'A/^/^AuTHREE!" READ THIS CERTIFIED /INTERVIEW WITH B. V. FRIEDMAN OF DETROIT, MICHIGAN ._ f T TM-- 5 --,-, " ' · Wpractically KwJ; in hl f- ca , r 7 averaginglSOmilesadaymhisbusi- n eL.Wewentouttoseeh,n, We 3S ked if he "looked at All Three" before buying Plymouth. «IooWatthem?...Mis«r,r w Mpcd build M nut! *rtj"*° rnake sure, I drove each of tnelow- priced cars 100 miles. * rnrnfort 2tlo Stiffly* tliincs in «i curTMTM*"''' J So Plymouth's Floating Power engme mountings and I,j.div.dua! Wheel Springing appealed to hirn^ " or injure the delica. tus he carries in his car. And, of course, anybody who I'm taking no unnecessary chances." There's not much we can add to Bu't J urge you to do this-;^ at All Three before you buy. 1M year there's a surprising d'fterence bvKstf"" JESfrSfKr^ 5 Plymouth without obligation. !· worked In tho shops of 'All Three.' You b«t I *no» the low-prl«d cart Uuide out!" 2 "8titlu»ttomakesure--Idtore 'All Three' 100 · miles each over toufih roads. 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