The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa on March 17, 1936 · Page 10
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version
March 17, 1936

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

Publication:
Location:
Mason City, Iowa
Issue Date:
Tuesday, March 17, 1936
Page:
Page 10
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 10 article text (OCR)

TEN MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, MARCH 17 1936 RITES HELD FOR SUICIDE VICTIM Henry Zuppke, Who Hac Just Reached Fredericksburg, Hangs Himself. FKEDERICKSBURG -- Funeral , services for Henry Zupplte, 30, were held at the farm home 6 miles southeast of here Sunday afternoon with the Rev. Fred Ide officiating. Mr. Zuppke, who had been in failing health, had been in the south for several months and came to his mother's home early Friday morning'. Later that same forenoon he took his own life by hang-ing. Surviving are his mother, three sisters. Mrs. Carrie Degalske. Hawkeye, Iowa; Mrs. Mabel Thomas, Sumner, Iowa; Miss Melba Zuppke, Fredericksburg, and three brothers, Carl Zuppke of Randalia. Edward Zuppke of Waukon and Walter Zuppke of Fredericksburg. D A N C E AVALON BALLROOM Manly/ Iowa TUESDAY, MARCH 17 St. Patrick's Day Carnival and Dance, Squawkers, Horns, etc., Free Music By JACK ALLEN AND HIS ORCHESTRA Ladies 25c Gents 40c Old-Time Dance THURSDAY, MARCH 19 Music By THE JOLLY NORSEMEN Admission 25c Coming--Tuesday, Mar. 24 AL MENKE Woman Pleads Guilty in Court at Cresco to Fur Coat Theft; Fined CRESCO--Harriet Robinson, address unknown, entered a plea of guilty before Judge T. H. Goheen in the district court of Howard county Monday afternoon to larceny of a fur overcoat, stolen from Myrtle Wcinscheink at a dance hall New Year's eve. The coat was recovered and the arrest made at Storm Lake. The defendant was sentenced to pay a fine of $400 and costs of the prosecution and to be confined in the county jail here until the fine be paid. She, being physically unwell, was paroled to the sheriff during good behavior upon the payment of $150 and the balance in 10 equal installments of 535 monthly until paid. Two "Little Lord Fauntleroys" Sawyer Speaks at St. Ansgar D.A.R. Session OSAGE--Lucretia Deering chapter. D. A. R., met Monday evening at St. Ansgar with Mrs. Helen R. Goldberg and Miss Clara Moe as lostesses. Members brought gifts or immigrants at Ellis Island. A report of the state convention in 3es Moines was given by Mrs. E. J. Scofield and Mrs. Ben Chatman and an address on "Status of Women" by George H. Sawyer, Osage super- ntendent of schools. The St. Ans- jar women's sextet furnished the misic. 3ody of Kupkas Taken to Little Turkey for Burial PROTIVIN -- Mrs. Frank Jirak, Mrs. Frances Jirak, Mrs. Charles Tuchik, son, Ruben and Will Koudelka were at Little Turkey Saturday to attend the funeral of Thomas Cupkas, whose body was brought ronv Minneapolis for burial. He ived at Jackson Junction until a ,-ear ago. Two "Little Lord Fauntleroys" past and present, have private chat in New York. Mary Pickford, who played the role in the lirst film ·production, wishes success to Freddie Bartholomew, who will star in the forthcoming version of it. Home From Gruver. HAYFIELD--Mrs. A. C. Taylor ci-ho has been visiting her father, G. Willey, at his home at Gruver eturaed home Sunday. ELECTED AGAIN! Again this year-Jack Sprat foods are being used at the COOKING SCHOOL Tes, it's true. For the fifth, consecutive year Jack Sprat Foods were selected for use in the Globe-Gazette Cooking School. Jack Sprat Foods measure up to the rigid standard Miss Klngsley, conductor of the Cooking School, requires of all products demonstrated on the platform. In the middle of a lecture, with a thousand pairs of eyes focused upon her, the contents of EVERY can and package she opens must be GOOD. Funeral Party Forced to Go Round-About Way Because of Bad Roads DUMONT--Pallbearers for the funeral of Henry Becker, So, held Sunday afternoon at the Brethren church on the Ridge five miles wes of town, were Charles Moore, Free Dennis, James Peterson, M. J Evans, Sam Allen and Milton Pyle The Rev. Earl Jarboe was in charge F. C. Whitaker, undertaker, had to travel several miles out of the way, because of bad roads, to reach the church. The group went eight miles west on No. 10 through Hansell and north one and one-half milea and then doubled back to the church. She has found that she can quality of Jack Sprat Foods. depend on the uniform fine Miss Kingsley says: "It's a pleasure for me to recommend Jack Sprat foods to housewives everywhere. This quality line has been used in all five of the cooking schools here in Mason City, and I know that all Jack Sprat foods are extra fine in quality, and reasonably priced. For appetizing, nourishing lunches and meals, use Jack Sprat canned goods and extracts. After you have tried them, I feel sure that you, too, will favor this popular, dependable brand." Your Favorite Coffee, Too! Chocolate Cream Coffee, too, is again Mass Kingsley's choice for the Mason City school. She confirms the opinion of hundreds of wornen who have shown their preference for this brand during the last 35 years. 2 Rare Potato Stamps Will Be Exhibited at Forest City Sessions FOREST CITY--An exhibit of unusual interest at the convention of the peat land vegetable growers of North Iowa and southern Minnesota here Thursday and Friday will be two potato stamps, according to word received from C. L. Fitch, secretary of the association. These stamps were issued for two lots of 50 pounds, for use on potatoes in the lower Rio Grande valley of Texas, where as well as in Florida, the Warren potato act was in force before it was declared unconstitutional. The government called in all extra stamps but these some way were left behind and were obtained for Mrs. Sam Kennedy, wife of a leading potato grower of the state. The stamps were issued in all denominations necessary to cover the usual trade packages. Because of the government calling stamps in, they are likely to become exceedingly rare and valuable the country over. "So far as I know," Mr. Fitch said, "there are no others in the state, unless a few packages of stamped potatoes in the first days of shipment from the Brownsville and San Benito district came to Iowa and were saved by produce dealers and others." Magnus Rites Will Be at Ridgeway Wednesday CRESCO--Charles Magnus, 77, died at his home southeast of Cresco Sunday. He was a retired farmer, single and leaves two brothers. Funeral services will be held at Ridgeway Wednesday. The Rev. H. M. Norrnann, pastor of the First Lu theran church of Crcsco and of Ridgeway, will officiate. Interment will be at Ridgeway. Some Gravel Highways Are Nearly Impassable OSAGE--Warnings have been posted in Mitchell county prohibiting trucks weighing more than three tons to travel on gravel roads. Because of the large amount of melting snow and because of the frost coming out of the ground, many of the grfevel roads are nearly impassable now. Visitor From St. Paul. HAYFIELD--Mrs. Ben O'Neal of St. Paul visited several days at the Peter Paulsen home. At Mason City THEATERS BJ K. j. r. FILM WITH CECIL'S STAGE SHOW GIVEN THREE STABS "Professional Soldier," p l a y i n g with "Mardi Gras Nights" at the Cecil Wednesday and Thursday, received three stars in Liberty magazine's rating recently. 1 * * * NEW STAB MAKES DEBUT IN PALACE FILM An amusing bit in "First a Girl," the GB filmusical starring Jessie Matthews at the Palace starting Wednesday, is an imitation--burlesque, of course--of the Mills Brothers by Jessie and her leading man, Griffith Jones. Griffith Jones had never seen or heard the famous brothers sing. As luck would have it, the Mills boys were playing an engagement in London and Griff spent twt evenings at the Palladium listening to and studying the methods of the artists. It did not take long before he was so captivated with their rhythm that he was walking about the set trying to do all four parts! On the same bill is "The Lone Wolf Returns." Stars on Cecil Stage Rockford Boy Injured While Roller Skating R O C K F O R D -- D o n a l d Webb, small son of Mr. and Mrs. Glen Webb, suffered a fracture of the left forearm in a fall on the sidewalk while roller skating Sunday, Surrounded by Flames. FORT DODGE--Imagine the surprise of a Fort Dodge man who casually lighted a cigar, tossed his match to the ground and was immediately surrounded by flames. Stepping high to avoid the fire, the man called firemen who in turn summoned gas company experts who started digging for a leaking main. Delegates Are Named. GARNER--The democratic convention held here named the following- delegates to the state convention: Oscar Johnson. Kanawha; A. C. Taylor, Hayfield; Max Fuller, Goodell; E. J. Andregg, Garner: W. A. Lee, Britt; T. J. Murray, Crystal Lake: C. G. Stille, Garner; Victor Locbig, Corwith; J. c. Sheets, Britt; W. C. Kraus, Klemme; Paul Lutts, Klemrne. D A N C E 1. 0.0. F. HALL Mason City WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18 GOOD MUSIC ASSURED For Members and Invited Friends. Mrs. Ritter.Funeral Held at Marble Rock MARBLE ROCK--Funeral services for Mrs. George Ritter were held Sunday afternoon in the Chrisi tian church in charge of the Rev.' G. A. Hess of Charles City, pallbearers were her three brothers, C. T. Rex, R. R. Rex and Clyde Rex of Webster City and 'her grandnephews, Edwin Rex, Claude Losee and Clinton Mooberry. Ruth Rex, daughter of Samuel and Mary Jane Ackley Rex, was bom at Marble Rock, March 3.1875. She was married to George W. Ritter about 16 years ago, two years after the death of his first wife, who was her sister. Surviving are her husband, G. W. Ritter, four brothers. C. T. Rex and R. R. Rex of this place. Clyde Rex of Webster City. Clifford Rex of Alamosa, Colo., and one sister. Mrs. Justin Haynes of. Floyd and three stepchildren. Rex Ritter, Mrs. Verle Sales of Greene and Mrs. John Mooberry. Mrs. Carl Halversen of Near Mitchell Dies MITCHELL--Mrs. Carl Halversen died Monday morning at her home west of town, where she had been suffering from a lingering illness. Funeral arrangements have not yet been made. Social Justice Unit Formed. ALTA VISTA--At a meeting.in Municipal hall here Sunday afternoon a local unit of the -National Union for Social Justice was organized. E. .7. Weber was elected president: A. J. Tillman. vice president; Harry Fichtel. secretary, and Adolph Alt, treasurer. Starts Wednesday TWO GREAT PICTURES HI'S A GEM D A N D Y . . . * . . Fiction's Favorite Adventurer! dangerous! He'll steal a, necklace? or t h e d r o o p of an eyelid! t comes to /«nc/nj Jessie m all . . . stops 'em all JESSIE MATTHEWS Ends Tuesday: THE MILKY WAY' and ONE WAY TICKET" Glen Dale, Brondway star who has appeared In such sta^ hits as "Show Boat," "Rose Marie," "Louie the Fourteenth" and "A Night in Spain," will be master of ceremonies and one of the featured entertainers in "Mardi Gras Nights," scheduled Wednesday and Thursday for the Cecil. Feebleminded Told They Need Not Fear Death by Chloroform SALEM. Ore., (.T!--Excitement stirred by "mercy death" talk in the Oregon Home for Feebleminded was quieted Tuesday by assurance that none of the inmates would be chloroformed. Four of the five terrified patients who fled Sunday night were returned and others among' the 969 in the home were told they need not fear a sociologist's suggestion that children with hopeless mental deficiencies be pot to death. Apparently the patients had read the proposal in newspapers. Daughter Is Born. RAKE--Mr. and Mrs. Paul Sapa are parents of a daughter born Saturday. Ends Tonite KAY FRANCIS SYBIL JASON I Found Stella Parish Hit 2 Barbara Stanwyck Preston Poster "ANNIE OAKLEY" WEDNESDAY ONLY Don't miss this--something different. Join the crowds for fun and thriiis. VARIETY REVUE HEADED BY DALE Broadway Star to Be Master of Ceremonies at Cecil for Two Days. "Mardi Gras Nights," vaudeville feature of the Cecil theater's combination program during' Wednesday and Thursday, provides a delightful variety of entertainment, skillfully arranged by Glen Dale, Broadway star who, in addition to performing the duties of master of ceremonies, fills one of the brightest spots on the bill with tenor solos and clever comedy dialog. George LaTour carries off top honors with a series of juggling feats which are real triumphs in manipulation. Chief among his achievements is a stunt with billiard cues which has made him famous in vaudeville circles throughout the country. Jack Lowe, top-hatted tap dancer, presents several clever numbers: and .Dorothy LaRue performs an individual acrobatic dance. Other acts are presented by Hadji Baba, Bob South, Frank Mosier and Dale's stage band. On the screen during these two days, is "Professional Soldier," a three star film in Liberty magazine's rating. Waldorf Choir Heard. LELAND--The Waldorf college choir gave a concert at Our Savior's Lutheran church Sunday evening. The Luther league served a 6 o'clock luncheon for the choir before the concert at the parish house. Ballroom Tonight ST. PATRICK'S CARNIVAL MARCH 17 BOB SNYDER AND HIS ORCHESTRA 26c S. S. Tax Incl. 40c CARNIVAL FAVORS FREE Jury Selected at New Hampton in Suit Based on Run-Away of Team NEW HAMPTON--The jury was drawn here Monday in the case of Will Hynes, New Hampton farmer, versus Glen Davvson, Fredericksburg farmer, for $10,717 for injuries suffered when a team is alleged to have been frightened and run away, breaking Hynes' leg and causing other injuries. The plaintiff contends that Dawson drove his auto at an excessive speed and cut in ahead of him with the auto, causing the team to run away. DINE AND DANCE Shady Beach Clear Lake No Cover Charge Special Orchestra Music Tuesday Nighr, March 17 Art's Nighfhawks Friday Bennett-Greren Saturday CIGARETTES At Bargain Prices NOW MARX BROTHERS in "A Night at the Opera" RALPH "BELLAMY "Dangerous Intrigue" STARTS SATURDAY THREE STARS -- ancf three times as gay as any romance y o u v e t* seen! Wed. and Thurs. JOAN CRAWFORD CLARK GABLE --in-"DANCING LADY" and ALINE MacMAHON BASIL RATHBONE "KIND "LADY" Wed. and Thurs. G I F T S TO EVERY LADY Matinee or Evening WHAT NOT? DO YOU WANT STAGE SHOWS? HEFT'S YOUR CHANCE TO PROVE IT? COMING WED. THURS. Our Second Big Combination Stage and Screen Program! They Merit Your Support! PRETTY GIRLS! BEAUTIFUL COSTUMES! 244AMT There's no other show like this in Northern Iowa! DAUE AND HIS EIGHT MASQUERADERS Stage Band Deluxe Featuring HADJI BABA CO. "Mysteries of the Orient 1 ' BOB SOUTH "Jes 1 Foolin' " Geo. LaTour Peggy "European Novelty" JACK LOWE "Gentleman of Rhythm" DOROTHY LARUE "Acrobatic Stair Dance" FRANK MOSIER "Concert Pianist" SCREEN " R°j s *i n 9 with Adventure? TstHr'Sr Rollicking with Laughter! A boisterous . . . blustering . . . swaggering swashbuckler! A boy who believed his boasts! You'll roar as they share their fortunes of war in Damon Bunyon's hilarious hit! VICTOR FREDDIE McLAGLEN BARTHOLOMEW in "Professional Soldier" with GLORIA STUART i with m ROBSOH GEORGE B1R8IER J1HES STEWART march of Time' Positively Ends Tuesday--Dionne Quintuplets in Country Doctor"

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page