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Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 4

Mason City, Iowa
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Saturday, March 24, 1934
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FOUR MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE MARCH 24 1934- THE CUB GAZETTE Member of L H. S. S. P. A. BTAW pthol Kink ....... ..... Editor-ln-enlel §SW sSffniM i ."· ..... ManaslPs Editor Dorothy Evans .......... Associate Editor See Anderson ........ Associate Editor male Pierce .................. S nlm HS Marjorle Hanson ............... Dramatics ISry schutamn ........... Junior CoUege Phyllis Ncellngs .............. J U S°h nS Delourlse Lwfflsn .............. E«tan« Patricia Boss .................. 5 hJSS Dorothy Btttner ............... Exchange ViVSn Arvidson ....... ."Ju"l and Scroll" ..... "Scholastic Editor" JRoslyn BroEue ................... V,MO Mildred Kcrdus ................ Tabloids David Murpby ..... : ............... '^vw« Elizabeth H. Graves ............ Adviser Reporters: Ted Knuason, Irene BolbrooK, Kuth Scott, Dorthy GrlHIn. Opal Fcrleman. Carmen Coglll, Barlan Miller. Marjory Cookman, Martha Baddy, Dorothy Martin. Elizabeth Coe. Vletta Trebll. Virginia Follctte. Gladys Miller, Veda Perkins. loser Downing. Charles lounj, Edna Hull. S Lane, MaVloo Sweet. Elizabeth Perry Glenn ArgcUHnger, Wesley Flala. _Delk« Dunn, Orris Hertlndahl, Katnryn Fitzpat- ticK, Overan Lund. ' Vol.V March: 24, 1934 No.XXVIII District Music Contest Ames, April 5-6-7 0%CUft-GAZETTE Two Plays at High School, 8:15 Wednesday, March 28 FOUNDED SEPTEMBER 1929 DEVOTED TO THE INTERESTS OF MASON CITY SCHOOLS PUBLISHED BY M. C. H. S. STUDENTS SPRING Spring to tHe poet means the time when small blades of green grass shoot up defying · the cold ·winds, or the time when tiny flowers peep out from under dead leaves .to see if Jack Frost has left the cold dreary world to their tender keeping. But to girls spring means skates, tennis rackets, marbles, bicycles,' discarded fur .coats, and, best of all, spring vacation. · Spring vacation is as an oasis to the weary traveler in the Sahara desert; it affords a short rest period from the steady grind of school books. But listen. Are those groans we hear? Ah yes, some of the mothers have enlisted the aid of their reluctant but dutiful sons and daughters in the annual spring Cleaning. However, with the exc'ep- tion of these few unfortunates, we all welcome spring with open and eager arms, and await with joyous anticipation spring vacation. ERNA KENDALL ' MARGUERITE HUFFMAN' SPRING To a lioy spring means more than mere flowers, trees and green grass. It means hikes, swimming, cycling, marbles and baseball. It is the beginning o f - a new and glori H, S. ORCHESTRA NUMBERS 21 WHO ARE SOPHOMORES 8 Second Year Class Members Took Part in Recent Contest Twenty-one sophomores, 15 girls and six boys, constitute about one- third of the high school orchestra. Of the 20 contestants participating in the recent solo contest held Feb. 24, eight were sophomores. Ruth Ann O'Neil, Edith Stevens, Homer Hockenberry, Margaret Hartigan, Catherine Holland and Doris Mitchell represented the sophomore class in the group of M. C. H. S. students who participated in the North Central high school orchestra March 14 at Fort Dodge. The sophomore orchestra members and their respective instruments are: SECOND VIOXJN Mary schoemaker Joe Dan Margaret HarUjan Gertrude NaRtl Helga Madson Jean O'Harrow Richard Byerly Jane Thome Phyllis Van Note FRENCH HOBN Richard Vaughn DRUMS Ruth Buchler COBNETS Howardine Mincey FIBST VIOLINS Pete Farmakis CELIX) *uth Ann O'Ncll Jean Webster Domini Haynes STRING BASS yn Holland Boris Mitchell OBOE Edith Stevens Homer Hockenberry TROMBONE Lloyd Nichols ZYLOPHONZ Ruth Buehler MORE EDITION BY STUDENTS OF MISS ALMA HARRIS AND MRS. HELEN HOUSER DEDICATION The sophomore class dedicates this, the first sophomore edition of the Cub-Gazette, to Frances Benowitz, who, when a member of the class, passed away Dec. 20, 1933. While Frances is not with us, our memory of her lives. --Sylvia Cohen ously different life. It ends his period of figurative hibernation. His cctivities come out more into the open air. Then, too, "slyly," spring means vacation which I am sure every boy needs. -Recreation, relief from pressing studies, and the above mentioned sports are offered by vacation. Springtime means the opening of a fresh chapter in the life of a boy. a new lease on life. And so in the words of Rubenstein we gladly say "Welcome Sweet Springtime." WARNER WTNTRODE IMOGENE MORRIS 30 Sophs in High School Vocal Work Vocal work is a part of the extracurricular activities of 30 sophomores. The 22 girls of this number are in the glee club while the boys are in the mixed chorus. Four boys with tenor voices excel. Don Kunz, who placed first in the tenor section of the recent local contest, is the outstanding boy of the class in the vocal department. He is a member of the boys' trio and the mixed chorus and had a solo part in the operetta. John Shipley tied for second place in the solo contest while Peter Farmakis shared third. Donald Sobieske portrayed th role of Rudolpho in the operetta. The sophomore boys in the mixec chorus are Carroll Ambrosen, Ear Doty, Dick Holman, Peter Farmakis Don Kunz, Carlton Mall, John Ship ley and Donald Sobieske. The girls of the class in the glei club are Irene Bell, Winifred Bogar (Jus, Sylvia Cohen, Dorothy Curtis Betty Edwards, Loretta Ewing, Le titia Fleming, Lucile Gravelie, Alice Harty, Mildred Hines, Doris La Gasse, Margaret Larson, Mable Leake, Sarah Magnani, Joyce Mof f ett, Imogene Morris, Helen Murray Dorothy Payne, Jean Schoby, Helen Swehla and Dorothy Williamson. MANUFACTURERS AND JOBBERS OP Smart Have your school clothes ' Cleaned and Pressed I regularly Phone 788 or 789 Carbonated Beverages in Bottles Several Types of Service Mason City Bottling Co. want Call for details. It's Phone Ideal American Laundry In elementary work, the tangen is an unlimited straight line which meets a curve in but one point with out cutting it. GETS SECOND PLACE IN CONTEST ROTH BTJEHLEB WITH MARIMBA Ruth Buehler, Sophomore, Marimba Soloist in Band Total of 25 Sophs Play in Mason City High School Group. Without having taken any lessons on the marimba, Ruth Buehler, sophomore member of the M. C. H. S. band and orchestra, entered a local contest and received second rating. In Mason City Ruth takes lessons from Mrs. W. B. McClellon, but she makes occasional trips to Chicago taking lessons from C. O Musser while there. "I played in the marimba bam for a week at the Chicago World' Fair last summer, and I have playet in public frequently," says Ruth Plays Drums Also. In the band Ruth plays the drums also winning recognition as a goo drummer, for Carlton Stewart sayi "Ruth has a good sense of rythm combined with a good taste fo music and showmanship. She is good drummer for band and orches -(Continued on Neit P»R« TALL CENTER ON BASKETBALL FIVE S A SOPHOMORE loward Stoecker Representative of Second Year Class on Squad. Howard Stoecker, big six feet 4 inch sophomore center of the Mo- awk quintet, is the outstanding ath- ete of the sophomore class. Basketball and track seem to be Howard's outstanding sports for in football he was hampered by a faulty knee oint which resulted from track work last spring. "I played end in football; in, track I ran in the 440 yard dash and par- icipated in the javelin throw ant in the discus throw. This spring . plan to go out for baseball," stated Soward Friday. Played Two Positions. "I have played both forward and center in basketball, but I prefer playing center because I feel more at home in that position. As to my holding down the position of cente on the varsity, I think my interes in basketball and Judge Grimsley' constructive criticisms and con sistent coaching account for that, concluded Howard. Henry "Hun" Hert, reserve guard has seen action in several of th games while George Gitz, also guard, has played in most of th third team games. Play Other Quintets. During mid-season the sopho mores gained experience by play ing with the freshmen and th grade school teams. The sophomores participating i these games were Edward Banken Jack Banken, Jack Shaffer, Ray mond Young, Charles "Chick Neighbor, "Bud" Bowen, Richar Cookman, John Shipley, Williar Cookman, Bill Wagner, Edwin Ten neyson, Charles Johnson, Barro Boyd, Francis Lauer, Dick Holman Bob Shepard, Dean Huxtable, Ver Ready, Harold Leese and Bo Liebendorfer. . Marionettes Is Hobby of H.S.Student By OPAL FERI/EMAN. As her chief hobby Mary Shoemaker, a sophomore of M- C. H. S., works with marionettes. "I first became interested in mar- onettes about five years ago. My uncle, who is an art teacher at Ames junior high school and has worked with Mrs. Jean Marsh Wright, former art teacher of Lincoln school, encouraged my interest n marionettes. As her pupil I started constructing marionettes. My ! irst were about three feet high. At iresent my marionettes are about me foot high and I make them from dolls bought at the downtown stores," says Mary. Has Staged Plays. Mary has staged several plays with her marionettes. When a freshman she worked out the historical jrose story "Courtship of Miles Standish" for a performance in Miss Cora Suudell's English class. "Little Red Riding Hood" and "Lady of the Lake" have also been worked out by Mary. When questioned as to what furnished the greatest inspiration in the perfection of her marionettes, Mary replied "In my visit- to the Centennial Exposition in Chicago last summer, I had the privilege of seeing a performance of Tony Sarg's marionettes in 'Alice in Wonderland.' As I watched the manipulation of the dolls, I was surprised by the smoothness of their movement The costumes of the dolls were so perfect that my own seemed very crude in comparison. I gained much information and new ideas from this observation as I had gained much of my information on marionettes from library books." Mary has several other interests She plays the violin in the orchestra is vice president of the Hi-Tri club and ranks high in scholastic at tainment as her name appeared on the honor roll three times. The Suez canal is approximately 100 miles in length and connect Port Said on the Mediterranean se with Port Thewflik on the Red sea. SECOND YEAR H,S. CLASS RANKING HIGH IN NUMBER 362 Sophomores Enrolled in Mason City High School. The sophomore class, consisting of ! iC2 members, 191 of whom are girls and 171 boys, is the second largest lass in M. C. H. S., surpassed only y the freshmen with a membership if 412. The members are prominent not inly in extra-curricular activities but also in scholarship. Fifty sophomores have been on the honor roll some time during the year. -Irene Bailey is the only member of the class who has been on the supet lonor roll every time. Dorothy Bar- and, Bara Clough, Imogene Morris and Wayne Johnson have been on the super honor roll once. Forty- five students of the class have been on the honor roll at least once. Sophomores have figured in vocal work, band, orchestra, basketball, football, Hi-Tri Hi-Y, dramatics and G. A. A. One girl, Jean De Voe, placed second in the local piano contest. Two sophomores have participated in dramatics this year. Otis King portrayed the role of Mr. Schofield (Continued on Kent Pncf) Number of Sophomores Have Part-Time Jobs 'Part time employment" is the slogan of 18 sophomore girls and boys, whose work supplies spending money and offers worthy pastime and practical experience. Their employment includes jobs such as peddling papers and acting as assistants for various phases of work in the library, offices, stores and bakeries. The students who work part time are as follows: Marjorie Anderson, J u a n i t a Banks, Anna Demos, Rose Eau Claire, Lois Hall, Winifred Heiderick, Dorothy Kavaya, Erna Kendall, Howardine Mlney, Bruce Baumgardner, Oscar Fewins, Darrel Griffin, Homer Hockenberry, Kenneth Johnson, Henry Kephart, Vern Ready, Frank 'Stivers and George Swaroff. ACTIVITIES OF INTEREST IN MASON CITY SCHOOLS Student Special 25--3x5 Prints and 1--8x10 Hand Painted in Oil Protograph for only $5.85 RUSSELL PHOTO STUDIO Ph. 2272 Bagley-Beck Bldg N E W ! Seekers VACUUM COOKED CHILE CON CARNE and FRANKFURTERS Your Dealer Has Them Order Today! NOTICE Following is copy of Health De- putment Beeonli for the Year 1933 Raw Mlllt I '83 I 6000 I *-3% Fiuteorfted I I I Milk 1 S5 | 3000 I «.3P» Cream ,, | 34 I BOOH I 3S.»% SCHERMERHORN ''. FARMS p s c Visitors Welcome THE BIRTHDAY OF THE INFANTA" . C. H. S.-- Wed., 8:15 Mar, 28 SPONSORED BY MUSIC MOTHERS' CLUB Stewart Walker's version of Oscar Wilde's play celebrates -the Infanta's twelfth birthday, and reveals the tragic death of her birthday entertainer, a "funny little fantastic." SCENE-A room in the palace of the king of Spain in the eighteenth century. CAST The infanta of Spain and the todies ............... M^Jane' The Duchess of Albuquerque ....................... EASTER SPECIALS Individual Molds--Lilies, Chicken, Egg, Kabbtt Rabbit Center Bricks -- Special Easter Cake "THE CREAM SUPREME" Chocolate Ice Cream Qt. 30c Pt. 15c BIRDSALL ICE CREAM CO. 518 North Federal EASTER FLOWERS Fresh hardy blooms that hold t h e i r fragrance longer. Lovely lilies, colorful tulips and hyacinths and a wide selection of choice cut flowers. KEMBLE'S Phone 55--We Deliver DEMAND "DAIRYMAID" COTTAGE CHEESE Creamed and Pasteurized Phone 688 Anderson Charles'Chenoweth .."..... Frank Conway Truman Cadwell '6tto 'Toppenberg and Ralph Anderburg Directed by Miss Ruth Irons. Make-up girls, Lucile Pierce, Clarice Gregerson and KatWeen McCormick l a n The Lord Chamberlain The Count of Tierra Nueva KENTUCKY NUT FURNACE ECONOWTS DULINOIS CHUNKS .. W.G.BLOCKCO PHONE 56S HEALTH BUILDING Growing children should drink a quart of milk a day to insure the perfect formation of the limbs and a strong, robust body. No diet is complete without milk and no milk is so rich in vitamins and minerals as that of ... HERMANSON BROS, £6 EL CRISTO 3 C.H.-S.--' SPONSORED BY MUSIC MOTHERS' CLUB The theme of. Margaret Larkin's religious drama, "El Cristo," is based on the historic Spanish custom, first performed 300 years ago, by which one member of the community was chosen by a message from God, to bear the crucifixion for the committed crimes of his people. Through years of practice the custom degenerated, and it came to be a process by which political influence could be attained. SCENE--The secret meeting place of the Los Fenitentes, a religious organization just outside Taos, New Mexico, about the year 1925, on Good Friday. CAST Jose Valdez Tom Gregory Manuel, Jose's uncle Bob Bigg Jose'3 father Harold Grier Jose's mother Katherynne Trissel Rosalia, Jose's sweetheart Kathleen McCormick Ricardo, Jose's cousin Lou's Kaufman Directed by Miss Ruth Irons Make-up girls, Lucile Pierce, Clarice Gregerson and Kathleen McCormick COAL Phone 213 CRYSTAL LAKE ICE and FUEL CO. 11 First St. S. W. For Your ... CONVENIENCE Lyons' Laundry Services are now ! available at the CASH and CARRY CLEANERS 401 N. Fed, 213 S. Fed. BOY'S WOOL BLAZERS With Talon Fastener MADE OF DARK BLUE ALL WOOL MACKINAW MATERIALS Just the Right Weight for Early Spring 3. C. PENNEY COMPANY Advantages "VITAMIN D" BREAD Cooking or toasting this bread will not destroy the potency or health-giving qualities or its natural "Vitamin D" content. DEMAND "VITAMIN D" BREAD PFAFF BAKING CO. You've . . . 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