The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa on March 16, 1936 · Page 6
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March 16, 1936

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

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SDL 51ASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, MARCH 16 ·§ 1936 Insure Now Against FIRE Dwelling and Mercantile WINDSTORM Dwelling and Mercantile AUTOMOBILE Fire, Theft, Windstorm, Public Liability, Property Damage, Collision, Plate Glass. All these forms of Insurance · policies may be obtained through the Iowa Hardware Mutual Insurance Company at Savings of 30% to 40% PHONE 124 115 FEBST S. E. KEEP HEALTHY WITH Electro Vaporized Mineral Baths ' AT REID'S BATH PARLOR Piiie Needle Baths Eucalyptus Oil Baths Salt Rub or Glow Scientific Swedish Massage and Swedish Movement Phone 676 for Appointment Paule Weik, Men's Attendant Hours 6 F. M. to 1:00 A. M. and by Appointment LET US REPAIR YOUR . . . EAVES TROUGHS BEFORE THE SPRING RAINS Plumbing, Heating and Sheet Metal Contractors. Kelroy Fuel and Furnace Co. PHONE 441 1ST 4th ST. S. W. Snap-Shots Worth Taking are Surely Worth QUALITY FINISHING Look Up Our Agency in Vour Community CO-MO PHOTO CO. MASON CITY, IOWA Money Saving Maytag Prices by comparing both price a n d . quality, you'll discover t h a t a Maytaff o f f e r s vastly more for y o u r dollar in service and mating HiitisfncUon. The famous Square, Cast- Aluminum Tub Maytag $99.50 $H9.50 For Electric Model For Farm Model AND EASY TERMS ARRANGED Ask for a free trial OERRO GORDO MAYTAG CO. PHONE 3067 23 2nd N. E. NEW THINGS FOR SPRING Modern .cupboard work :and built-in features executed promptly. Beautiful, woodwork made especially for your-requirementEM-iri fact - everything-of wood for every class of Building-. Or draw from our stock of Windows, Doors, Frames, Screens, Combination Doors, Plywood, Glass, Etc. May Your Building Program Include MUJwo'rk from Our Plant MASON CITY MILLWORK COMPANY PHONE 155 FOURTH AND MONROE S. W. WHATEVER YOU MAY NEED IN PAINT Exterior or interior 'for the coming season-- - We suggest that you.get in. touch with us before you buy. 6ur service is second to 'none 'and our' prices will satisfy -any ^pursa. · . FACTORS' TO" 'CONSUMER MADE IN MASON CITY THE PAINT CO. PHONE 457 826 First S. W. OWN YOUR OWN Home With a small down payment we can build your new home allowing you to pay for it as you are now paying rent. Let Us Explain.This Plan WEBSTER LUMBER INC. PHONE 808 B. A. Webster H. H. Dunn HONEY KRUSHED WHOLEWHEAT DIAMOND BREAD CRACKED RYE RAISIN BRAN LENTEN SEASON H carry the largest complete stock of fish in Northern JUnva, including Halibut, S a l m o n , Walleyed f Ike, Cnumiel Catfish, Pickerel, Black cod. Smelt*. Bullhead-?.. Scallops, Shrimp and Herring. Call your denier. If DP cannot supply you, trlcphfme 116. E.B.HIGLEYCO. COLD STORAGE 405 South Federal Plionc 116 For more than 20 years the International Truck Builders have built only trucks of rugged stamina for rugged service. Sizes from '/2-ton up. INTERNATIONAL HARVESTER CO. 24-HOUR SERVICE 23 6TH ST. S. E. PHONE 20 "MONEY is no good unless wisely invested and protected." --Bordman Our Service Investments Insurance Bonding Loans Safe Deposit Boxes Real Estate MASON CITY LOAN INVESTMENT CO. PHONE 790 _.. ^ W. L. PATTON, PRES. 109 EAST STATE ST. WHERE MACHINES RULE Bii'or LeKoy Sisk (below) is operating a paper ruling machine at the Klipto Loose Leaf company's factory, 15-17 Delaware avenue southeast. He is baing assisted by Esther Jernegan as feeder. Pens are set on this machine to match a pattern to be duplicated. Plain paper is then fed into the machine for the ruling of both horizontal and vertical lines. When this process has been completed the stock then goes to the printing department for the printing of headings, etc. PRINTED AND BOUND BY-F. B. A. Kirsten (left) is performing one of the Important operations In the making of loose leaf binders at the Klipto Loose Leaf company's factory. The machine is one added to the plant with the moving of the Klipto process from San Francisco. Below is Pressman A. E. (Ked) Bodell operating a large Miehic, one or a, battery of 10 printing presses in a variety of sizes and types used at the plant. (Photos by Lock; Kaycnay Engravings) Bring home some o: our bacon and you'll never use any other.) Fried to a crisp,: sweet golden brown this bacon has a flavor that makes you' ant for nothing but, 1 * more. Try a pound 1 " today. FELT'S QUALITY MARKET Phone 892 409 Xo. Federal Business, Legal and School Forms Made by Mason City Printers "Klipto" has come to mean much* Retail sales within the state "THIRST KNOWS NO SEASON" DRINK IN BOTTLES Bottling Co. BIRDSALL iCE CREAM STORE 518 North Federal Phone 2064 AGAIN OPEN FOR BUSINESS Same Quality Same Large Variety Same Low Prices Same Service as a word .used in tie business day of Mason City. The name itself, giv- . en to an established local firm when the Klipto Loose Leaf company of; : San Francisco merged with the Le- Mars Printing company of Mason City in 1923, has come to mean prompt and accurate service to patrons throughout a territory that includes practically every state in the union. Although, the company has a local retail store located with the plant at 15-17 . Delaware avenue southeast, more than three-fourths of the company's patronage comes from outside the city itself. The Klipto Loose Leaf company requires three floors of a building one-half block in length to accommodate the several departments. In addition to the office and 'retail store there is also a printing.plant and paper ruling and binding division and a factory where loose leaf binders are made. Thirty or more persons are employed throughout the year. The payroll amounts to between $50,000 and $60,000 annually and more than $6,000 was paid this year in federal, state and local taxes. Territory is Large. As a service organization the members of the Klipto Loose.Leaf company must go deeper than the mechanics of printing and binding. More than 2,000 legal forms are carried in stock- All of these must be checked and changed with changing laws and conditions. Klipto binders are manufactured in the plant and sold through stationers and large printing institutions in many states. Types of binders made are for county and state records, catalog covers, meter reading books and for general commercial ledgers and records. Lawyers" business forms, also printed by the company, are shipped to all s'tates in the union and occasionally to Central and South America, Mexico, Canada, and the Philippines. make up the largest portion of the Klipto business. The department serving county and state offices has three ^.salesmen, covering the 99 counties--^and every : county 'in the state is a patron. More than half of the legal forms carried in stock are for counties. Election supplies are also furnished to many counties each election year. The school department in charge of C. T. Benson, serves all of the 99 county superintendents of schools and co-operates with these officers in working out new forms and publications. The department also serves a large number of the 10,000 public and parochial schools of the state. Many Services Offered. Local sales and service, in charge of L. A. Davey, assistant manager, are'handled largely through a well stocked stationery and office equipment store in the same building as the manufacturing plant. The composing and press room, in charge of Matt Kelly, is equipped with modern typesetting mechanism and 10 printing presses in a variety of styles and sizes. The bindery, managed by J. M. Hazlett, has two ruling machines and all other necessary machinery for a large bindery. The Klipto binder division, operated by F. B. A. Kirsten, is well arranged for 1 this special work. The institution was located in Mason City 28 years ago when it was '.moved here from LeMars, where it had its beginning back in the '60s as a job printing plant and newspaper. In 1905': it was incorporated as the LeMars Printing, company and was moved to Mason City in 1908, later merging with the Klipto Loose Leaf company of San Francisco. The present officers are H. M. Knudson. president; L. A. Davey, assistant manager: W. G. C. Bagley, vice president: Floyd E. Johnson, secretary: R. N. McCarron, auditor; and John D. Corsaut, treasurer. SAVE MONEY by Building in 1936 Statistics show that the price of building materials has not increased. You can save, money by building or remodeling now before prices rise. RAYE.PAULEY COMPANY PH. 963 425 SOUTH FEDERAL Hermanson's Milk is Chuck Full of HEALTH The time of the year. 13 here when mothers should keep a close watch on the health of --their children. Deceptive weather is very conducive to colda and all other types of Illness. Mothers, safeguard your children's health this year by seeing tfcat they get plenty of rich, energy giving milk. Fresh Roasted and Fresh Ground COFFEE We have been doing for the past 30 years just what you are now hearing over the radio about dated coffee. Only we are 9 days ahead of them on the dating plan. Our coffee is ground the day you get it. to the average home it is used up inside of one week so it has no chance of becoming stale. Try it and see. Iowa Tea Co. "Our Truck Passes Your Door" Phone Us . We Deliver "Your Story in Pictures Leaves Nothing Untold" KAYENAY ENGRAVING CO. and S. W. LOCK, PHOTOGRAPHERS Globe-Gazette Bldg. Phone 828 . . IS BETTER BREAD Cleaners - Dyers "Tim'' and "Tom" Phone 50 10 Buy a New Portable or a Good Used Typewriter at Fisher Typewriter Co. REMINGTON RAND DEALER 14 South Delaware Phone 2872 deles-ation will be delivered at the critical time. MKK. SAKAri vn-AYVjp^rvL/, i-jeaiucxn.. MRS. WTT.T.TAM WHEELER. Patriotic Instructor. -·] your head and get going; Complete Line of FAIRBANKS MORSE APPLIANCES RADIOS WASHERS IRONERS REFRIGERATORS STOKERS EASY TERMS Chapin-O'Ncil, Inc. Phone 1606 303 S. Monroe Sick Room Needs We carry a complete line oi hot water bottles, syringes, ice caps, invalid rings, bed pans, cotton, gauze, bandages, tape, crutches, fever thermometers, hypo syringes and needles. Buy your Insulin at-- THE PRESCRIPTION 9 E. State SHOP Phone 180 \V. B. Casey, Prop. W. B. .UcGmne, Mgr. P RINTING . . . distinctive and persuasive . . . could you ask for more? Printing that attracts attention and compels action on the part of the prospective customer. That's the class of printing for which this shop has been known for 27 years. Next time, ask us to help you with your printing and advertising problems. KLIPTO LOOSE LEAF CO. Phone 45 For fine texture and whole- sameness . . . try a loaf of Wilson's Delicious Home-Made Bread fresh daily . . . WHITE BRAN CRACKED RYE WHOLE WHEAT CARAWAY RYE PLAIN RYE VIENNA WILSON'S BAKERY 407 North Federal Phone 318 MULLIGANS SON "The General Tire" Phone 2050 113 West State STORAGE-MOVING PACKING ond GRATIN^ Household Goods Mason City Warehouse Corp PHONE 4000 CANDY DEALERS No matter how much or how lltlle Candy yoo buy . - , yon can be »»rc th.it it | S ABSOLUTELY. FRESH When You Order From Mason City Candy Co. PHONE 503 A full Una of wholesale Bars and Boi Candles always In stock. Prompt delivery. C. L. Fine Loan Weir BlAg. Opposite 1st Nat, Bank Mason City. Iowa. -- phone 224 A Sale Will Be Held Every Thursday Lunch on the Grounds--Bring Anything You Have to Sell We Invite You to Attend Phones Res., 3836 Ora Bayless 4137 LUND SALES STABLES Phones Sta., 3758 On No. 18--East Side of Mason City Jack Dorsej Plymouth 1 ip lil i m I TIKES inspected and repaired promptly. A-l service. Lien Nelson GARAGE HARRY LIEN, BEN NELSON 12 7th Street Southeast PHONE 839 BE SATISFIED! DEAL WITH SUMMERHAYS · 1936 Packard » 1936 Hudson · 1936 Terraplane 9 Reconditioned Used Cars · Complete Auto Service In a New Location to Serve Sfou Better TOM SUMMERHAYS CO. 130 N. Delaware Phone 1212 You con invest money to pay you a reasonable dividend return in shares of this Association in any amount, from as little as 50 cents a month up to any multiple of SI 00. MUTUAL FEDERAL SAVINGS AND LOAN ASSOCIATION OF MASON CITY PHONE 365 9 WEST STATE ST. IV a-

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