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The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 10

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TEN MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, PEBEUARY 6 · 1937 All-Amerlcin H n n o r Rxtliu. X. S. F. A., Inlernitlon*! Flrjl Pl»c« Avrird, QuIH. Scroll, 1634-'SS-'S6. Boh Farrlsh--rrcsliitnt ot Fred t. Crttn Chspler of Quill, Scroll. STAFF Editor-In-Chirr Id« I.e»rn«r niftniElng Editor Samncl F. George Associate Editors... Vlrjlnli Farmakis, Eileen Paynt, Vedi Klmrcy, Vic lorl» Xictolon Business MftQAcer -John Monger Sports Editor Don Smith Senior SecreUriu.. .Frances Emmert, Glen Bnchnn Typists . Marjartt Ghnnl. C»IU Bad ker, Rohert Larson, Beatrice Chamber .lain. Enid Anderson, Kathrrn Mason Naomi Stevens Adv!ier, Mils KHiabilh H. Gr*vrj president ot Iowa 'Ass'n. o! Journal ism directors Vol. VI11 Feb. R. 1937 X.N. Forced Vacations-Sad State for Students i! i ! t We often hear some students express the desire that their schoo building.would burn down. How ever, they do not want any seriou calamity, but are just over-anx ious for a brief vacation. Try to visualize the critica plight of the thousands of peopl in the Ohio and Mississippi val ley flood areas. Not only hay the schools been closed, but entir cities have been evacuated. Menta pictures of such Hood victims re fleet unhappiness and misery. Children have not been able eve to think of going to schoo Long forced vacations are calam itous. Children in flood area would a 1,000 times rather be i school than suffer as they are. We who are far removed fror such terrifying tempests shoul ieel most thankful that we ca carry on in a normal state. An have we done our part? Have w contributed to the emergency re lief fund? Think what studen donations may mean to those un fortunate victims! And,' in th hands of that most efficient or ganization, the American Re Cross, we may'be certain that ou contributions will be so distribute as to give happiness and com fort.--S. F. G. And Then Go to RAY SENEY . 19 tAST STATE : For Wafches Diamonds Save the Difference THIS IS REAL SKIING WEATHER Dctvies Light Opera, Feb. 11, lOc Assembly Mohawks vs. Austin Feb. 9 BOUNDED 1929 DEVOTED TO MASON CITY SCHOOLS PUBLISHED BY M. C. H. S. STUDENTS GIVEN JOBS IN SCHOOL Mason Cityans Receive Drake Creative Awards Stories by Armentrout and Parrish Score in Contest. "The fourth edition of Drake Creative Awards," the 1936 volume of 136 pages just off the press was examined with interest this week. Bob Parrish's interviews with Stephen Butler Leacock and NEW PERIODICAL Commercial Class Members Serve as Typists for Faculty. One boy, Ralph Di Gregorio, and w'Ui atepnen miner .Leacocs nnn no. eii-ls of the advanced com- Lewis E. Browne placed, while nine girls of the advanced com mercial class are acting as senior- student secretaries for faculty members of M. C. H. S. and Arthur Krager, principal of Lincoln school. Ralph is serving Miss Gladys E. Price in the publication of the Mason City Business Woman," the organ for the Mason City Business and Professional .Women's club. Miss. Florence O'Leary. and Miss Helen Hyland of the home economics department, have the services of Helen Kasik and Magdalene Kartel, respectively. Have Secretaries. Carleton L. Stewart, J. Avril Grimsley and Clayton Sutherland have Norma Chamberlain, Nadine Meyers and Ebba Olson respectively as their secretaries. Hosalie Birch and Opal Hammond are handling correspondence and bulletin Iowa Association work for the of Journalism directors, of which Miss Elizabeth H. Graves is president. Irene Weber is acting as secretary to Miss Grace E. Barnard, instructor of second year commercial students. Ebba Olson, Magdalene Kartel and Dorothy Scheisberg assist in the typing and mimeograph work of "Lincoln Log," Lincoln school. Assist in Typing. Four girls, Marie Madsen, Dorothy Scheisberg, Betty Chapman and Kathleen Bohn, are assisting Miss Tommy D. Priest in typing the "Masonian." Eleanor Thrams aided Miss Myrtle L. Albert 'the first semester and Alva Skram is now taking her. place. At the close ol the semester, instructors rated each secretary on promptness, courtesy, dependability, self-reliance, perseverance, co-operation, spelling, punctuation, neatness and letter forms. The students were in most cases rated "excellent" In their work.--N. S. his news story on Quill and Scroll initiaatory banquet rated second in hews section. John Armentrout, likewise, placed second in sports section. This is the third year that Cub journalists have placed. The editing of the best literary efforts entered annually in March is under the direction of Professor Emery H. Ruby of the department of journalism, Drake university, with the assistance of the Iowa Association of Journalism Directors. According to Editor Ruby more than 1,500 entries in the 13 different divisions--editorials, interviews, news stories, general news, humor columns, sports stories, sports columns, essays, book reviews, personality character sketches, poetry, features, short stories "and cartoons--had to be judged by 13 different judges for each division. Local students are now compiling their entries for the 1937 publication. Students in all English classes of M. C. H. S. are eligible to enter in the last seven divisions. The deadline is in early March.--1. L., N. S. I I ! i Stop in and have a look at our fine equipment. Skis, Ski Poles, Wax, Ski Suits, Caps, Warm IMittens, Sox and anything else you need. DECKER BROS. "Everything for Sport" Ideal American Laundry AND ZOR1C DRY CLEANERS IT'S PHONE 22 Manufacturers and Jobbers of Carbonated Beverages in Battles MASON CITY BOTTLING CO. REACHES SPEED OF 41 WORDS Dorothy Skalicky First of First Year Students to Get This Record. Dorothy Skalicky, senior, merits the distinction of being the first and only student in the first year typing class to attain a speed of 41 -words per minute for a 15 minute duration with but three errors. Two girls, Genevieve Frantz and Dorothy O'Hearn, are new members in the 100 per cent club having typed for 15 minutes with no errors. Atcuracy pins for one week were awarded to Iris Sweet, Maxine ChaEfin, Genevieve Frantz, Laura Heidenry, Dolores Rholl Dorothy Skalicky, Mac Lysne Dorothy O'Hearn, Leonard Kropman, Mary Gilbert, Marjorie Mimeographed Newspaper Is Published by Business Students. A mimeographed newspaper, "Commercial Eye," edited by the high school commercial department appeared Thursday, Fib. 4. Besides being devoted to commercial interests 1lie organ includes cartoons, poetry, quotations, social bits and other news. The editorial staff, under the advisership of Miss Grace A. Barnard, is composed of Ebba Olson, editor-in-chief; Irene Weber, assistant editor; Magdalene Kartel and Dorothy Schiesberg, social editors; Vivian Woldmoe and R u t h Kellogg, joke editors; Norma Chamberlain, editorials; Vivian Martin, poetry, and Shirley Dobson, quotations. The reportorial staff includes Rosalie Birch, Eleanor Thrams Betty Chapman and Margery Photographs Live Forever R U S S E L L PHOTO STUDIO Next J, C. Penney Co. Ph. 2272 Simkins, class reporters with Helen Kasik, Audrey Ctaudy, Opa Hammond, Evelyn Lien, Orville Hansen, Virginia Davis and Marie Black, news reporters. The business staff is made up of Halph Do Gregorio, busines manager; Beth Carter and Margrette Parashevas, advertising managers; Gwendolyn Anderberf and Becke Kitsis, circulation man agers; and Marie Madsen and Ger aldine Genier, advertisements.-V. N. lOSerappin' Scarlets of Austin Due they're Coming to Face Mason City Tuesday Evening. Hey you! Those scrappin' scar- ets from Austin, Minn., are com- ng to town again. Yes sir, Gus Young's "Firewag- -n" quintet is coming to Mason City Tuesday evening, 10 strong ind prepared for a "scalping }arty" as they face the Mohawks n a return contest to try tor their second win over the Grimsley men. However, the Mohawks will try again to get in the win column which has seemed so close and yet so far away this season. Still lu Dark. Trying to unearth and put on the floor a good scoring combination, Coach Gus Young is as yet in the dark as to a certain starting line-up as he changes the entire line-up almost every game. However, in all probability Young will send the first stringers into action. If that is the case. Bob Bulger and Rex James will hold down the forward positions, Bill Hartman the pivot post, while Gay Farnsworth and Dud Low will share the guard duties. Farnsworth, the captain, is the only player left from the state championship team of two years ago and is troubled with a severe case of sprained thumbs and bad eyes but will probably see quite a bit of action during the contest. Encouraged by their latest vie- Commercial High MAGDALENE KARTEL No More National Sport Shots Contests Plannec Carleton L. Stewart, director o band and orchestra, has announce (hat there will be no national band contests* in the future. Together witli Principal James Rae he attended the recent band clinic at Urbana, 111., where the decision was made. Replacing the nation-wide competition meet is a program embodying eight biennial regional contests in which each band will merit first, second, third and fourth rating as before. The change is due to the tremendous LEADS ON SUPER HONOR ROLL OF USINESS GROUP Vlagdalcne Kartel Merits Distinction for Six Week Period, Magdalene Kartel merited the listinclion this six weeks' period :£ leading in M. C. H. S. com- nnercial department on the super honor roll, which consists of 31 tudents, as well as the honor roll of 149 students, although she carries five subjects--shorthand, typ- ng, business English, law and listovy. Edward Spink, freshman, ·md Jarnes McWaters, sophomore, were the only two boys of their respective classes to make the su- ?or roll. Two senior boys, Gerald Alter and Jack Mac-Donald, and two junior boys, Samuel George and Dick Ufford, attained the super roll. Of the girls but three juniors, seven freshmen, seven seniors, and eight sophomores are super honor students this period. The honor roll consists ot 140 students--39 boys and 119 girls. The sophomore-class leads with 41 students, 15 boys and 26 girls, while the seniors are second with seven boys and 30 girls. Third p.nd fourth places are taken by the freshmen arid junior classes respectively. The freshmen class lias 10 boys and 25 girls listed, while the junior class has six boys and 28 girls. Iho roll shows an increase of 44 tudents over the last six weeks' JOHN ARHIENTROXJT ,ewis and William Leewright. Speed pins for one week went o Kathryn Mason, Margaret rharst, Dorothy Skalicky, Naomi tevcns, Mavjorie Bartlett, Mavjo- ie Lewis, Mary Jane Poshusta, 'hyllis Neelings, and Mary Gilbert. Students who have achieved membership in the 30 word club, laving typed 30 words a minute 'or 15 minutes with five or less errors, number 25. The two boys re John Marinos and Melvin Bacer, while the girls are Florence Yotter, Helen Stoecker, Dolores Rholl, Laura Heidenry, Beatrice Chamberlain, Mildred Gaffney, Bonnie Alitz, Dorothy Ruth Evelyn DeGraw, that no city can successfully accommodate the convention with its many rehearsals and performances. DeWitt, Loretta Ward, O'Hearn, Florence Dorothy Swift, Marjorie Anderson, Erma Bullai'd, Evelyn Cheesman, Mary Kern, Mary Jane Poshusta, Thelma Robinson,. Lola Tipton, Florence French, Tressa McFarlin, Vcryl Rholl, Iris Sweet, and Kathryn Mason. 1 Dorothy Skalicky, Naomi Stevens, Phyllis Neelings and Maude Wilson, having typed 40 words per minute for 10 minutes with five or less errors, are eligible for the competent typist certificates.. i N. S. Grappling fans who have been disappointed in the Mohawks-(they shouldn't be)--have seen the Mohawks second string swing into action this week. It consists o £ ' Buehl Carmen, 85 pounds; Floyd Johnson and Louis Rice, 05; Do Loss Lance, 105; Robert Anderson and Leo Walgaurot, 115; James Pederson, Lyle Wentworth and Robert Goeders, 125; Wilbur Spuhler and Pete Pantanopoulous, 135; Ross Andersohj Harlan Alitz and Vincent Lauer, 145; Bert Roberts, 155; Resta Kavaya, 165; and Lester Boyce, heavyweight. This line up will wrestle second teams from Iowa Falls, Eagle Grove and Osage in the near future. How high do you jump when the gun goes off at the quarter'-' Ed Hert, official timekeeper, confides in us that the blanks are extra loud so as to keep dozing spectators awake. lory"over the Caries CUy "Com- traveling expense entailed in con els?' the wandering Mohawks will ducting one contest and _the fact again return to their home court and set about to revenge their earlier season defeat administered them by the scarlets. Changing; Lineup. Coach "Judge" Grimsley, who has constantly been shifting the line-up for every contest in hopes of finding a high scoring forward wall,, has as his latest find, Bob Brisbine and Maurice Cooper, sophomore cagers, holding down The Estherville.J. C. cagers like to play their basketball like their football, fast and rough, but the Trojans showed them a fairly goad time Tuesday evening when they defeated them 45 to 35. the .forward positions, Irving Hep- ncr' is in the pivot post, while Wayne Wood and Harold McKenzy are sharing the guard du- :ies. However, the probable stait- ,ng line-up is unknown and will not definitely be decided before the team takes the floor Tuesday evening. So basketball fans, if you like your basketball fast and full oE heroic action, don your bib and tucker and make it a point to be at the high school gym Tuesday evening, Feb. 9.--J. A. Rachel Field, famous author of New York, sent a letter and autographed photo to Virginia Farmakis, Cub reporter. "VAGABOND KING" Two performances of "Vagabond King," Rudolph Friml'a operetta, will be given by M. C. H. S. vocal department under the direction o£ Miss Ellen M. Smith March 19 for teachers of the north central conclave and for Mason City- ans at an earlier date. Tryouts begin Tuesday, Feb. Ralph Di Gregorio and Letitia Fleming, post graduates, made the tonor roll this period. Students 'on surer roll arc as Tollmvs: Gerald Alter, Patricia Hall, Norma Cliam- crlin, Frances Emrnerl, Samntl George. tarfarct Ghar.il. Cliarleuc Horn. Maj- alenc Kartcl !i subj.), R u t h licllosf, : a c k MacDinald, aiarlc McConncll. ianics McWaters, K'Lovs M e u w i s s e n , Jorolhy Mickey. Carol Sloore. Shirley lloslier, libba Olson. Lillian Olson. :Mar- greltc 1-nraskcvas. Ruth I'aulcy, Eilecue Pavnc. .lean Peterson. V i r g i n i a Saiano- ·ie'li. Edward Spink. Dorothy Swill, Kalherine Tailor, nick Tjrfonl, Rosemary Watts. Mary Winter, Margaret Zcljlcr id Mary Zctfrler. The seniors on t h e honor roll a r e : Gwendolyn Anderbcrf, Rosalie "lilrch, Kathleen liohn. Xancy How-en, norothy Bracken, Beth Carter, Bill ChaUas, Aud(Turn to raire 1C.) Have Your Eyes Thoroughly Examined by Dr. Keith V. Mace OPTOMETRIST SMITH OPTICAL Zl East State Did you ever notice the "three musketeers" who appear at every basketball game late? They always show-up when the game is about half over. We wonder why? --D. S. 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PASTEURIZED MILK Is Always the Safest For Children Growing children should drink a quart of pasteurized 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 if ... HERMANSON'S Phone 646 PIANO CONTESTS M. C. H. S. Auditorium Feb. 13, fl to 12 A. M., 1:30 to 3 1'. HI. Miss Ellen Smith, Director SOPRANOS Wilmn Walters. Vvilda Rae, Audrey Bilker. Carol Mnorc. Nancy Hfllr.or S o p h o m o r e s Francos SUndiai'l. Rlllh WHilson. Jano Satlnr. Sara Stevens. Hjllli Jones. Charlotlo Storcr, Rulli Johnson. Jcanctlc Tierce, J;mc Schmitz, Iris Bcmis, Belly Sweet Belly Thomas. Rence F.illand. Helen Evcl.ind. t,iiura Heidenry. Ina Mac Ivin. Virginia Lee. Phyllis Ncciings, Fayllie Noilurieke. Eileen Payne, Bart.ira Scott, iMaud Wilson Arlono Martin, Ruth Dougnll, Doris Squicv, Gretchcu Weber TENORS Freshmen Hubert Cahbell J u n i o r s tester Boycc, Melvin Terr, James Ford. Ed Duke Seniors Tom Rye Note: ncilh Clapper. Uny Clousli. Dick Zarlinc. J a n e Sailer. Rosamond Webster nnrt Jane Townson arc the piano contcslanls- JELLICO There's Nothing Better Crystal Lake ICE and F U E L CO. 20 First St. S. E. Phone 213 50 DOUBLE SHEETS 50 ENVELOPES Printed With Your N a m e and Address Pastel Shades, Green, Blue, Orchid, Ivory. KLIPTO LOOSE LEAF CO Mason City, Iowa Be Smart . . . Have your school clothes cleaned and pressed regularly. Use Our Complete Laundry Service Phone 788 and 789 r.M a «yi*5Ot' NS- i citXN-tfet- fLt-pif-K-r.! v m\ i**-«*t«ct;ts _J It's never a gamble when you shop at Pcn- ney's. You KNOW you'll get top quality at the lowest possible price. We maintain a big testing 'laboratory just to check up on ourselves constantly, and a staff of expert buyers whose one job is to. take the gamble out of your shopping. No "seconds," no "run- of-the-mill" goods, no ^"irregulars" . . . only the BEST is good enough for Pcnney's! 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