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January 30, 1937

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 12

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TWELVE AlI-Artlerfcan Hcmor Ralin;, X. S. P. A I n t e r n a t i o n a l First Place Award, Qui Scroll, 1834-'35-'36. Bob Parrlsh--President of Fred 15. Cra Chipter of Quill, Scroll; STAFF Editor-in-Chief. Ida I. ear tie Manf faf Editor Samuel F. Gear] Associate E d i t o r s . . . Virginia Fai-makls, Eileen Payne, Veda, Klmrey, VI toria Nlckolou Business Manager ..John Mon?e Sports Editor , ^.Don SntJI Senior Secretaries... Frances. Emmert, GJen Buchanan Typists.. .Margaret Gharsi. Call* Bad ker, Robert Larson, Beatrice Chamber Iain,- Enid Anderson, K a t h r y n M a s a i Naomi Stevens Adviser, Miss Elizabeth If. Grave pi es hie nl o( Iowa Aas'n. of J o urn a tspi d i r e c t o r s Vol. Vlll .Ian. SO, JS.Ii BIOGRAPHIES AS YOU LIKE THEM Evqryone likes to read a goo biography. Perhaps, he will no openly admit it, but he does jus the same. Why, lie can't help it, fo each human being sees in the sue cess of another the fulfillment o Ills own ideals. Some people prefer reading th lives of great humorists such a Will Rogers, Irvin S. Cobb an Mark Twain. Others would rathe read about great philanthropisl as Henry Ford, Edward Bok an John · D. Rockefeller. Among th great variety 'of biographies from which to choose are those of Job James Audubon, naturalist; Thorn as Edison, inventor; Benvenul Cellini, sculptor; Marie Dressier actress; William Cody, cowboj John Philip Sousa, music com looser; Hpudlni, magician, am Charles Lindbergh, aviator. Thei there are those of the great presi dents of the United States: Georg Washington, Abraham Lincoln Theodore Roosevelt and Franklir ·D. Roosevelt. Be it the life of Alf M. Landoi or Amelia Earhart, Edgar Alle: Poe or Waiter Damrosch, Helen Keller or General Pershing, every person enjoys re-living, in his imagination, the experiences of one And Then Go to RAY SENEY 19 EAST STATE For Watches Diamonds Save the Difference THIS IS REAL SKIING WEATHER Stop in and have a look at our fine equipment. Skis, Ski Poles, Wax, Ski Suits, Caps, Warm fllillens, Sox and anything else you need. DECKER BROS, "Everything for Sport" ZORIC! Ideal American Laundry AND ZORIC DRY CLEANERS IT'S PHONE 22 M I L K 7 Days Every Week Seven days a week and three times a day milk drinking will give your children . and tamily that extra nutrition needed during these cold winter months. For richer, purer palatable milk you can find no better than Sehermer- horn Farms Mill: delivered daily when and as you want it. Schermerhorn Farms Be Smart . . . Have your school clothes cleaned and pressed regularly. Use Our Complete Laundry Service Phone 788 and 789 MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, JANUARY 30 H 1937 Charles City Vs.M.C.H.S. Cagers, Feb. 2 CUBGAZtTTE FOUNDED 1929 .- DEVOTED TO MASON CITY SCHOOLS M. C. H. S. Vocalists KGLO, Feb 4 PUBLISHED BY M. .C. H. S. PATROLMAN AND POLICE OFFICER TALK ON SAFETY John Hrubetz, Edgar Faber Speak to High School Students. ' In "A" assembly Thursday morning John Hrubelz of the local police force and Edgar Faber of til Iowa State highway patrol spoke to the students on safety on tin streets and 'highways. According to Hrubetz accident, are caused by carelessness. People fail to slacken their speed whet the streets are icy and are unable to bring their automobiles to stop. Many accidents are alsi caused by the failure of the drive to signal properly when turning Hrubetz descVibed the correc signals as, for a right turn extend ing the arm bent at the elbow for a left turn the arm extended straight out from the shoulder aim in -signaling to stop, the arm straight, but dropped so that th fingers point to the street. The driver to the right always has the right-of-way. Faber, formerly of Valley Junction and now stationed in Mason City, stated that most accidents are caused by icy pavements, strong lights and failure to reduce speed Traffic schools and examinations have helped to cut down the number of careless drivers. Faber asked all to make their attitude ir 1937, "Life is very dear." Roberl Reese, patrolman, spoke in "B" assembly instead of Mr. Faber. The speakers were followed by a talkie entitled "The Other Fel- ow," showing scenes in Evanston, 11., where the traffic situation is he most efficient of any large ity.--N. J. B. Frank Parrott Praised in Fraternity Quarterly Has Character, Scholarship f his fellow humans. And, I have eard, believe it or not, that when ome of the students of M. C. H. . started to read biographies this ear for reports in American lit- -ature, one just couldn't get them stop. Surely, if the biographies ould speak they would say, "We m to please."--S. F. G. Manufacturers and Jobbers of FRANK AV. PARROTT nd-- ·UP Carbonated Beverages in Bottles MASON CITY BOTTLING CO. Phone 85 701 S. Fed. Ave. GONE WITH THE WIND-- Surely, it is not utterly futile to believe that some day automobile accidents will be a thing of the past. We drivers of high school are responsible whenever we take the wheel. Dare we be careless for one second? If we are, human lives may be sacrificed. It is not enough to know the laws of the road, both pedestrians and drivers must obey the letter of the law. Not gone with the wind, but going is the name, Miss Ruth A. Irons, for on Feb. 13, the former dramatic .coach will become Mrs. Ernest A. Hayes. But Feb. 13! What courage that dynamic dramatic director has! Why not wait a day, 'Miss Irons, and be a human valentine? However, the thirteenth is not on a Friday. That's one consolation! Your many friends in M. C. H. S. want you to have the best of luck. And now, Miss Irons, faculty and students are with you 100 per cent, as of old ,in staging the "show" Feb. 13. So, name your cast. Yours, WIND O. PANE. and Leadership, Says Publication. - The Delta Kappa Epsilon quarterly for December '36 says concerning Frank Willis Parrott, graduate of M. C. H. S. in 1931 and of the class of 1937 of University of Wisconsin, "Frank Willis Parrott has character, scholarship, leadership and service!--the four cardinal requisites for a worth-while life. Added to these, he possesses many of those personable qualities which make him 'a real fellow.' I cite as proof of his sterling character his election to the White Spades and Iron Cross during his f i f t h semester at Wisconsin. His scholarship is of the highest. _^Freshman high honors, sophomore high honors, Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Lambda Upsilon (national honor- .ary chemical fraternity), Tau Beta Pi, and recipient of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers award to the man with the highest grades in the chemical engineering school. "His leadership is attested to by the several positions he has held within the house and among campus organizations. His service to Delta Kappa Epsilon must go untold at this time because of lack of space, but his service to the university is ""shown by the two letters he has won in varsity fool- ball and track numerals, won during his freshman year. He worked his way through college while playing football and maintaining his marvelous scholastic record." Parrott is a senior in the chemical engineering school and will be graduated in August '37. His grades printed in the journal number 31 A's and four B's. The various subjects listed are mathematics, chemistry, physics, mechanics, steam and gas, engineering administration, physical education, English, drawing, shop, machine design and chemical engineering. Mr. Parrott outstripped the whole high school with a 97.GO average in his senior year. He was class president.:--F.'D. All seniors of M. C. H. S. as well as their parents were compelled to think this week in terms of college or university education after graduation in June. Principal James Rae asked each senior to fill out a questionnaire Monday morning on plans after graduation. The object is to check the final half year's work of each student and give him, so far as possible, the right kind of advice. Photographs Live Forever R U S S E L L PHOTO STUDIO Nest J. C. Penney Co. Ph. 2272 North Central Division of IOWA STATE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION Program High School Auditorium, March 18, 19, 20 Visitation of Mason City Schools Thursday . . . . Thursday Evening-Address of Welcome . , . Supt R. B. Irons Violin Concert . . . . Miss llza Niemack Address . . . . Bishop G . Bromley Oxnam Friday Morning . . Vocal Music by Elementary Grades Director--Miss Mildred Jackson Safety Demonstration Under Direction of W. EaH Hall Addresses Dr. John Guy Fowlkes .Professor William McKinley Robinson Dr. Julius Borass W e W a n t T o B e o f S E R V I C E ! Iviake yourself right at home, here Rt Penney's. It's OUR store, and we are happy to be helpful to you. After all, we couldn't possibly run a store without you. Customers are juat as important to a store as merchandise! We want to keep you happy and satisfied. We save you money, and you can not run into debt with us. We give you the best service we can without adding costly frills. We try to he of real help to you in every way we can! 41 FROM SCHOOL ORCHESTRA ARE ON BROADCASTS Groups Selected for Weekly Appearances Announced by Marjorie Smith. Miss Marjorie Smith, director of the M. C. H. S. orchestra, chose 41 members--32 girls and 9 boys --of the organization who began to broadcast over KGLO, Wednesday at 4:45, Jan. 27, when a string group appeared. Groups vary from five to eight members for the first sevefn programs, while the last two are violin solos, to be played by Milton Learner and Gladys Gary, March 17 and 24, respectively. February-March schedule is: Feb. 3 ieraliline Kicstc Violin ·Ellen Hells- Chrlitensen . V i o l i n JRuth Ncelinfrs Violin Mary Jane Thome V i o l i n nob Tetcrs V i o l i n Dorothy p far up Cello rant ration Feb. Ill G l a d y s Gary Carleton Uohr . . K v e l y n Schmachl Bob Men Illltti Stakes . . . . . -lane f a l l e n Marian G U-Stafson . Feb. 17 Lois W l h o n . Donald \ V a n a m a k e r -lot P r i c e K e l l y Church R u i n " Meyers .'.".'.'. Feb. 1-t Rose Mary Watt* . , I.au-rctlA O'llcarn , Hob McClanahan .. W i l l i a m Slakes . . . . Mary Poulos . . alar. 3 Melly Kojer .. STtlrley Slasher Kllznbelli Graham A d e l a i d e Sllneliart Thelma Stevens . . Mar. 10 .Iran Biltcrmmi ... Hetty Swnrnee . . . . Hetty Wood M a u r i c e A n d e r s o n Mar. 17 M l l t o t i Learner . 3Iar. ^l Gladys Gary Piano V i o l i n Violin Violin Violin Cello Piano . . : Has* V i o l i n . V i o l i n V i o l i n . V i o l i n . C.'ello . . Kass V i o l i n . V i o l i n Viola V i o l i n Violin Violin Violl Cello Violl V i o l i Violi Violi . . . C'ello V i o l i n Solo V i o l i n S o l o String- Director MARJORIE SMITH Says Junior College Has Fine Facilities Malcolm A. Love of the department of education of the State Jniversity of Iowa visited Mason ^ity junior college Thursday. Mr. Love is worlung on his Ph. D. de- ree and is making an analysis of he work of the public junior col- eges in Iowa in order to discover yhat services are given to educa- ion by these comparatively new rganizations. The Mason City in- titution, established in 1918, is the 'Idest in Iowa. Mr. Love commented: "The Maon City junior college has a plendid faculty and curriculum, "or any individual desiring the irst two years of college work, either for the completion of his general education or for prepara- lon for additional education he cannot do b'etter for himself than o stay in his home community and take advantage of the fine opportunity presented by the Mason City junior college."--R. K. L. Merton Overring Likes High School Groups "In my 15 years of entertaining I prefer high school groups," began Merlon Overring, professional entertainer, artist, magician and fabric painter, as he prepared his stage Wednesday morning. "No, I never had instruction in elocution. It must have been a natural knack in me which I desired to develop f r o m ; a young boy. 1 think entertaining can be developed if one really likes to be that sort of thing, but I have often observed that students schooled in elocution have a tendency to be a Jit mechanical. You must live your part and get out of yourself. It sounds trite but neverthqles true. "I give two or three performances a day, and have appeared in practically all states in the middle west. No, I have never performed abroad, but I don't doubt that American entertaining would have quite a field there. "I do not impersonate historical characters, but choose to imitate people that nmuse me from the by-ways of life. I present fabric paintings that best illustrate the poems I recite. "My work begins in September and closes at the end of the school term. Today my wife is in Massachusetts, my son at the University of Alabama, and I believe I'm in Iowa." High School Debate Team Places Third The debate team of the. Mason City high school with Martin Yo- seloff and Gerald Alter upholding the affirmative and Jane Hilton and Charles Knouse, the negative, won third place honors in the high school debate tournament, held Friday and Saturday at Luther college. They were accompanied by Coach Guy L. Crosen and one alternate, Bob Parrish. The Fort Dodge high school debate team captured first place and Decorah second. Following the tournament a reception was held in the tower room of the C. K. Preus gymnasium of Luther college. -Dr. O. J. H. Preus, president of the college, and Prof. David Nelson, Luther debate coach, addressed the debaters. The Mohawk debate squad met Algona in a non-decision practice match Wednesday evening. The squad journeyed to Manly Thursday for an assembly debate w i t h the high school and they faced Eldora training school in another practice meet here today.--D. L. S. Pins were awarded to 21 members of the Girls' Athletic association this week by Miss Odella MacGowan, physical director. To merit the pins the girls had to have 500 points earned in athletic activities. .Those who received the pins were: Calla Badker, Enid Anderson, Alice Hook, Molly Winters, Jane Satter, Geraldine Cathcart, Marjorie Rakow, Gretchen Weber, Margaret Findlay, Jeanne Hilton, Marion Dickinson, Sophie Nego- mir, Beatrice Cookman, Doris Dunn, Maxine Chaffin, Margy Morris, Marguerite Tageson, Jane Marie Schmitz, Ruth Johnson, Helen Adc-rbcrg and Helen Kasik. Sport Shots Girls' basketball tryouts have been in progress for two weeks. The teams have now been chosen and are posted on various bulletin boards about the building. The basketball tournament will begin Jan. 20 and continue throughout the next two weeks with the winners of the Tuesday and Thursday classes playing the winners of the Wednesday and Friday classes. Winners will play the winning senior team to decide the championship. The schedule is as follows: Wednesday and Friday classes, first period: H. La Due, M. Lewis, M. Lutcavish, B. Alitz, C. Badker, H. Gustafson and H. Gustafson. Second period, E. Shaffer, M. Griffin, P. Heneman, M. McArthur, K. Schultz, A. Hood, S. Negomir, A. Kennedy, M. Holman and S. Edgington. Third period,.M. Chaffin, M. Tagesen, M. Edgington, M. Shima, B. Crabb, B. Cookman, G. Poulos, M. Black, M. Bouda and M. Vega. Fourth period, M. Hickam, M. Johnson, M. Lantz, K, Madigan, E. Madigan, M. Nalan, D. Rakow, M. Morris, M. Weber. Filth period. M. Tagesen, G. Kowny, L. Pappas, A. Belseth, B. Abbott, G. Kavaya, E. Bitting and M. Marroni. Tuesday and Thursday classes, first period, M. Vega, J. Cabbell, I. Hedgeeock, L. Findlinfi, M. Grc- nier, E. Bullard, P. Farrer and E. Forbes. Second period, B. Raven- stad, B. Pusch, A. Bdtven, P. Cabbel, L. Booth, G. Blanchard, C. .1. Kobbs, M. Mack, I. Mott and H. Angelides. Third period, E. McEl- doon, A. M. Thiel, R. Weitzel, W. Lock, I. Bemis, D. Schmitz, J. Schmitz and L. Halloway. Fourth period, H. Karmitros, A. Ross, H. Snydcr, H. Pappas, R. Spencer, C. Simms, F. DeWitt, M. Cordlc, M. fiofrjan and A. Hoss. Fifth period, M. McFarlin, B. Eveland, M. Harriet, L. Oelberg, M. Juhl, ,T. Fleming, G. Chaffin, W. Walters, M. Bullard, N. Halsor, C. Moore and R. Wig. Senior team members are M. Donaldson, 1C. Britven, ft. Kasik, P. Birch, E. Cottrell, H. Bouda, G. Weber, M. Findlay, D. Dunn, B. Lilley, D. SUaticky, M. Ralcow and M. Dickinson. A tough problem for the Mohawk grapplers to solve is their weight situation, as a few are over weight. Reducing three to four pounds is a difficult matter. Some d o like t o eat. . . . . . . . . . . SCHOOL PATROL MEMBER SAVES' CHILD ON PAVING Snatches 6 Year Old John Julson From Path of Oncoming Car. Dashing out on to the slippery pavement of highway 18, 6 year old Johnny Julson found himself racing lor lile with an oncoming vehicle. Johnny won that race due only to the sudden bravery o£ Arnold Hanson, 17 year old member o£ the police patrol department of the N. Y. A. movement. As he arose from the snowbank in which he'd been playing, the child laughed at the command of Hanson when the latter cautioned him to half. Seeing the figure make a dash before his car, the driver attempted to put on his brakes--but to no avail. Hanson rushed out to the scene and grabbed the child, pushing him back on to the sidewalk. "My escape from being struck was ;i matter of seconds," the youth stated when interviewed in the Cub laboratory. After the child, had been placed safely on the sidewalk, Hanson made an attempt to show him how lucky both .had been.--M. Y. I New Junior College. Students Registered Seven freshmen · students and one sophomore, Truman Gravelie, registered in the Mason City ju- niot college this week to begin the second semester work. The freshmen from out of town are Gerald Frizzele of Manly, who has had 2 weeks' work at Iowa Stale Teachers' college, and Thomas Halgrims of Walertown, S. Dak., who h a s - h a d one semester at the University of South Dakota. The other freshmen are Miss Loin Olivia Johnson, daughter [ the Rev. S. H. Johnson of Mason City, who was enrolled at the University of Nebraska one semester, Paul Bey, who enrolled to complete his freshman year, and Dean Huxtable and Donald Armentrout, both of whom enrolled again after having dropped out in the first semester, as did Mr. Gravelie.--S. F. G. ICE CREAM MOLDS . . . FOR SPECIAL OCCASIONS Children's Parties Clown, Elephant. Rabbit. Do ffl Cat, Fro?, Horse, Duck, Monkey Linn. Chicken, Turtle, Turkey, Football Player, Football, Airplane, Auto, Man on Bicycle. HUTCHINSO Tested and Approved by Good Housekeeping L Y O N S A Complete Service Ldunderers Dry Cleaners Furriers PHONE GOO Do you want to heat the other fellow to it? We h a v e . a glorious assortment of blooms all grown in our own greenhouse. "Say it with Flowers" Kemble's Greenhouse Main Urii.o UotrntoVn Shop 120.1 S. Fed, · W. Stilt St. Pliona 6* Phone 4lf PASTEURIZED MILK Is Always the Safest For Children Giowi'ng children should drink a quart of pasteurized milk a clay to insure the perfect formation ot the limbs and a strong, robust body. No diet is complete without milk and no mill; is so rich in vitamins and minerals as that if . . . HERMANSONTS Phone 646 EASY MONEY FINANCE $1.00 These Are Duplicates of Monopoly. Many Other .Games for Winter Evenings. Yelland Hanes F R E E HAIRCUTS MARCELS FINGERWAVES La' James College of Beauty Culture North Central Division of IOWA STATE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION Program Hi'gh School Auditorium, March 18, 19, 20 Friday Afternoon . . . . Sectional Roundtables Friday Evening . . . . . M. C. H. S. Operetta Director--Miss Ellen Smith Saturday Forenoon-Addresses W. H. Drane Lester Agnes Samuelson. E. A. PreHm Saturday Afternoon . . . Journalism Conference Directors , . . \ , Professor G. H. Holmes Professor Emery H. Ruby Have 5four Eyes Thoroughly Examined by Dr. Keith V. Mace OPTOMETRIST SMITH OPTICAL 21 East State Attend Our Big January Sale of Shoes One lot of ladies' and misses Pumps and all other styles ^| ·* at only ^li©^ SHOE BOX, Inc. JELLICO There's Nothing Better. Crysfrai Lake ICE and FUEL CO. 20 First St. S. E. Phone 213 Vjiamtn "U" Brcart liaj all the oirnme- sorne-morc flavor nf a hrmie Q u a 1 I t v bread. S^tv ·'~^* v *-f% · : ··.··'···/=; **i*' PP«fti|^af wm-:^**£---v:' : -*'*? · : :.^v:I©- fefV ; fe;: :,': · · ; . ^~,t.-:-' ···. -fiWt " · ' ' · ' ^IL*'' Plus the Vitn- min "D" t h a t a 1 1 children ·*. need to help .; build strong - . ' · . b o n e s and !{|ieeth. ^m^-'^" f '-^^ ws *$·-· · ^|vli^^ ... IS BETTER BREAD 50 DOUBLE SHEETS 50 ENVELOPES Printed With Your Name and Address Pastel Shades, Green, Blue, Orchid, Ivory. KLIPTO LOOSE LEAF CO. Mason City, Iowa. Y O U ' V E . . ' - . Tried the Rest -Now Try the VERY-BEST OR-PHONE 840 -WE DEUVER PRODUCTS CO. WE DELIVER

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