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

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TEN MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, MARCH 18 M 19a » -c :-6 d 'u J? tl Si ·w e t in 01 C( St. a ts a fo ti. ft s 1 g e; a 0 o: P Ac in mi Sti Jiu foi leg is be fre a v tna tor diti' Eta: con big! has He HUJ '· dist sett Mason City's Calendar March 17, 18, 19 and 20--Mason City Globe-Gazette's annual free cooking school at high school auditorium. March 20--Annual stag party of Clausen-Worden post ot the Legion at armory. March 21--Special membership meeting of U. C. T., Hotel Hanford, 4 p. m. March 30-31--High school operetta, "The Prince rf Pilsen," high school auditorium, 8:15 p. in. April 1-4^--Tenth annual Kiwanis- Y. M. C. A. hobby show for boys at Y. M. C. A. March 14.--Special TJ. C. T. membership campaign meeting, Hotel Eadmar, 7:30 p. m. April 14-16--Mason City building and home furnishing show at high school gymnasium. Here In Mason City Knee-action, stream-lined roller skates, 98c up. Mason City Hdwe. Mrs. Orln Briar, 1008 Harrison avenue northwest, left Tuesday for Cedar Rapids to be at the bedside of her grandmother, Mrs. Kathryn Zaborsky, who is in a critical condition. New style in Mirro Aluminum. See Boomhower Hardware. Birth certificates have been filed for James Samuel, son of Mr. and Mrs. Vern Emerson Mott, 615 Sixth place southeast, born March 7; Elizabeth, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Draper Lyon Long, Mason City, born March 7; Jacqueline Elaine, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Clement Emery Link, 932 East State street, born March 11, and Richard, son of Mr. and Mrs. Victor John Purington, 915 Eighth street southeast, born March 8. Rent our waxers and floor sand ing machine. We'll deliver. R. S Shepherd Wallpaper. Ph. 1362. R. B. Irons, superintendent o: schools, James Rae, principal of the high school, and Reuben E. Nyquist, instructor at the high school plan to attend the convention of the North Central Division of Iowa State Teachers association, which will be iield at Fort Dodge Thursday, Friday and Saturday of this week. Heat with Gas! Install burner now. No money down--pay like rent --beginning next fall. Peoples Gas Elec. Co. $20,000 RETAINING WALL TO BE BUILT AT CLEAR LAKE Packing House Workers to Hold Mass Meeting A mass meeting of packing house employes was scheduled at Labor hail at 8 o'clock Wednesday evening, at which time James P. McCoy, international representative of the Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen, vrfll be the speaker. The purpose of the meeting is to strengthen the local organization of packing house workers and is sponsored by the Trades and Labor assembly. SKINNY WEAK RUNDOWN FOLKS New Sea Plant IODINE Strengthens Blood «nd Glands-Adds Lbs. Quick! Thousands of skinny, weak, worn-out, run- clown men and women who are nervous, sick aod ailing hardly realize their principal trouble is very frequently iodine starved glands. When i these e l a n d s , particularly the glands which control weight a n d s t r e n g t h building, lack natural iodine (do not confuse this ordinary chemical iodini which oftentimes is toxic), even diets rich in fats and starches fail to add weight and produce strength and energy. That's why skinny, worn-out, tired folks often have huge appetites and yet the food they eat does themlittlc good. Only when the'system gets an adequate supply of iodine can you regulate metabolism--the body's process of converting digested food into firm flesh, new strength and energy. With Kclpzni2.lt, x mificrsl concentrate made from 3, huge 90 foot sea plant, you may be sur* of your needed ration of plant iodine in easil? assimilable form. 1300 tunes richer in iodine than oysters, Kelpamalt mixes with your food and helps your food do you good. It stimulates the glands which produce the juices that enable · you to get the good out of fats and starches--the weight bunding foods. With proper assimilation of nourishment you build rugged strength, increase nerve force, banish fatigue and add weight. Try Kelpsntalt for * sinslo week and notice the .luicrence. Sea flattering eitra pounds of "stay-thwe flesh" appear tn placu of skinny hollows. Notice !iow much better JOB fed and If you do not Rain . strength and weight the first week the trial is free. Seedol Kelpauialt costs but a few rents » day to use. Get U today at any coot! drug store. Space in Store Building Located in Blason City's downtown business district Space is suitable for electric, radio, harness, furnace, furniture repair shop, etc. Write G-18, Globe-Gazette TRANSIENT CAMP HERE WILL SEND WORKERS TO JOB Dock Included; Official: Meet to Discuss Plans for Project. A split boulder masonry retaining wall is to be. built along Clear Lake opposite the city park ny the tran sient division of the WPA under th( sponsorship of the conservation commission, Roy Martin, state di rector of the transient organization announced here Wednesday. Mr. Martin was in Mason City Wednesday, going over the details of the plans with L. J. Schiltz, chief engineer of the-transient division and J. C. Mors, Thornton, local engineer, who will be in charge of the project. F. A. Belousek, chief- engineer for the conservation commission, also was expected to be here. Will be 3 Feet High, Mr. Martin and the engineers made plans to go over further details of the matter with the city council at Clear Lake. The wall, .which 'will be constructed of masonry and faced with split boulders, will be eight feet in height from the normal water level The shore side of the wall wil be filled in, leaving" two feet of wal above the ground. Will Cost $20,000. The wall is to extend the entire block's distance from West Main street to West State street and together with the fill and special dock that is to be constructed will cost in the neighborhood of $20,000, according to Mr. Martin. It will take approximately 10 men, who are to be put to work on the project immediately, he said. Plans are being made to build standard adjustable plant dock as the extension of the sidewalk on the park side of Main street. This dock will be T shaped extending' 80 feet into the lake, where there will be a cross section eight by 55 feet. The dock will be situated so it can be removed in the fall. Will Extend Park. The street between the park and the lake will, be closed and the park extended to the water's edge, according to present plans. The interurban line is to remain in place. The Clear Lake council is considering joining with the WPA in placing lamps at intervals along the top of the wall. If this is done, the VPA will install the necessary coo- duits, it wag pointed out. Men for work on the project will e furnished by the Mason City ransient farm, of which Ray Lee IB the superintendent. FIVE MORE GIVEN DAY IN SCHOOL Police Chief Thinks Room Will Be Filled WJth Traffic Violators. .With one more day to go before traffic school for this week convenes Thursday, Chief Harold Wolfe of the police department believes there will be a courtroom ful of violators attending the school without the invitation of any special guests. The attendance was increased by the addition of five more violators Tuesday. The sixth violator, L. J. Cole, 609 Georgia avenue southeast,. forfeited a $1 bond posted when arrested on a charge of double parking. Those who will attend traffic school in lieu of paying a fine are: A. B. Rease, truck driver for the Mason City. Brick and Tile company, charged with double parking on.East State street; Donald Murray, 1644 North Federal avenue, double parking on Delaware avenue southeast; Oscar Schmidt, 1415 Pennsylvania avenue southeast, Checker cab driver, double parking: W. J. York, 324 Sixth street northwest, parking by a fire hydrant on Sixth street southeast, and Frank Burgart, 9 Georgia avenue southeast, overtime parking: to a loading zone. AT THE HOSPITALS Norbert Lorenz, Britt, was admitted to the Mercy hospital Tuesday for a major operation." Mrs. George L. Fischer, Manly, was admitted to the Park hospital Tuesday for examination and treatment. Mrs. Victor Purington and infant son, 915 EigJjth street northeast, were dismissed from the Mercy hospital Tuesday. Lyle Ludeke, Britt, was admitted to the Park hospital Tuesday for a major operation. Mrs. Frances Dankbar, Garner, was admitted to tiie Mercy hospital Tuesday for treatment. Mrs. Rose Scambler, Alta, was admitted to the Park hospital Tuesday for treatment. Arvil Robinson, 17 Thirteenth street northeast, was admitted to Mercy hospital Tuesday for treatment. So far the only heroes developed by the Italo-Ethiopian war are Mussolini and Haile Selassie. Both have faced the league of nations with intrepedity.--Toledo Blade. Neveln Candidate for County Superintendent Election on May 12 by Presidents of School Boards. Charles M. Neveln, lecturer in business psychology and industrial economics in the Hamilton school of commerce and formerly engaged in rural and town public school work, Wednesday announced his candidacy for Cerro Gordo county superintendent of schools. The county superintendent election will be held at the courthouse May 12, with presidents of the 25 township and independent school districts participating in the selection of the Cerro Gordo school head. Mr. Neveln is the first candidate to announce himself for the office now being held by Mrs. Pearl Tannar. Mr. Neveln, who attended and started his teaching career in rural schools, was superintendent of schools at Forest City for eight years, of the Iowa Falls schools for six. years and the Cresco schools* for two years. Previous to that time he was in the southern .part of the state engaged as teacher and school principal. Mr. Neveln received his B. A. degree from Des Moines university and his M. A. from the University of Iowa in 1927. CHARLES M. NEVELN REPORTS SHOWED RED GROSS WORK OF PAST MONTHS Wide Range of Activities Revealed in Reviews By Leaders. The board of director's of the lerro Gordo county chapter of the American Red Cross at a-meeting leld at the Hotel Hanford Tuesday night heard reports on activities of he organization from October, 1935, to March, 1936. showing the broad scope of the activities carried on. Mrs. T. A. Potter, chairman of he home hygiene in care of the sick, stated there were three instructors n her department, Miss Hattie ymenstah] and Mrs. George Stewrt, who have completed their ourses, and Mrs. Ray Mettler, who las almost completed a course of tudy. These wfll place certificates in the hands 'of 20 local women, Mrs. Potter stated. Outlined Plans. George Ludeman, chairman of the elief setup, reported on the detailed lans made in event of disaster. trs. Mabel Quintard, executive sec- etary, gave a resume on the volun- eer service of the organization, which included individual service of officers and committee heads and those who worked in special service ·oups of which there are seven. "We have 3 standard first-aid instructors, 35 junior first-aid instruc- ;ors, 3 life-saving instructors, 3 home hygiene instructors, 135 who served on the roll call and 28 who worked ,n the production department," she said. Mrs. J. E. McDonald reported, on the junior activities of the chapter, stating that three schools, Grant, McKinley and Wilson schools jn Ma. son City are enrolled 100 per cent, together with 24 rural schools. Made Christmas Boxes. Christmas box projects were carried on by McKinley and Grant »-.hools with the assistance of the Kiwanis club. These went to hospitalized children in foreign countries. The rural schools made 300 nut cups, which were sent to · the veterans hospital at Des Moines for Christmas. The Wilson school juniors staged a program at the Odd Fellows home °0r the Christmas season. First aid and lif esaving work was reported on by T. L. Connor. He said sceols of instruction for Red 2ross members and Boys and Girls Scout leaders started in October. Out of these have come 37 quali-i :ied for standard certificates and 35 for advanced certificates, h£ said. . . At the present time Artemas Brown, Jr., at th'e Y. M. C. A. and Miss Helen Carr at the Y. W. C. A. are carrying on live-saving activities. County Agent Marion E. Olson reported on the progress made in farm and accident prevention jrogram. 410 Cases Handled. In her home service report Mrs. Quintard stated a total of 470 cases had been handled, of which 233 were 'or claims, 142 case work, 91 liaison service and in addition 13S requests for information. A total of 535 bonus applications were filed, 58 persons were given medical assistance, 1,122 persons, visited the Red Cross office and :here were 128 references and 37 jome visits. Forde Lee reported on work at Clear Lake, which, he said, was chiefly emergency in character. Attention was called to the fact that the national Red Cross meeting will be held in Chicago May 11 :o 14. Miss Quintard and Ralph Uoyd Jones are the delegates from he local chapter. LOCAL MEN ON BUSINESS ROSTER Bagley and Selby Listed in Among Prominent U. S. Executives. NEW YORK--Two prominent Mason City executives have been selected among outstanding leaders of American industry, it was announced here by the institute for research in biography, in making public Wednesday a regional analysis of the final roster approved by its advisory board. They are Willis Gaylord Clark Bag-ley, president. First National bank, and Edward Spaulding Selby, an officer of Jacob E. Decker and 'Sons, Mason City. With the indorsement of Secretary of Commerce Daniel C. Roper and under the consulting supervision of such business "brain trust- ers" as Irving Fisher, professor of political economy at Yale university, J. Hugh Jackson Dearn of the graduate school of business, Stanford university, Joseph Willits, dean of the Wharton school of finance, University of Pennsylvania and other noted authorities, ,6,516 names, representative of every part of the United States and Canada were chosen for an exhaustive and au- ientic biographical reference of lie nation's leader-chiefs. . The Mason City tycoons take their place among such well known igures as Owen D. Young, John D. lockefeller Sr., who is the oldest executive listed. John D 3rd, who is he youngest, seven members of the duPont family and J. P. Morgan. FINED $100 ON DRIVING CHARGE Rockwell Man Arrested for Recklessness; Others in Party Fined. Earl H. Rethamel, Rockwell, was fined $100 and costs 'Wednesday by Police Judge Morris Laird on a charge of reckless driving. Rethamel was arrested by police at 1:10 o'clock Wednesday morning in the 300 block on Delaware avenue southeast. In the car were four other persons, all of whom were arrested on charges of intoxication. Mr. and Mrs. Walter M. Miller and Mr. and Mrs. Ralph A. Peters, all of Burchinal, were the passengers riding with Rethamel. They were fined SlO and costs each upon a plea "of guilty to charges of Intoxication. C. B. Bowers, Osage, and Vane C. White, 223 Fifth street northeast, were each fined $10 and costs on charges of intoxication. Bowers was arrested at 335 South Federal avenue at 7:55 o'clock Tuesday evening and White was arrested at the rear of 119 South Federal avenue at 12:20 o'clock Wednesday morning. Civil Service Exams Announced by Price Open competitive examinations for the following positions in civil service were announced Wednesday by Charles E. Price, local secretary of the examining board: Associate physicist (radio), .$3,200 a year; and junior meteorologist, 52,000 a year, in the bureau of agricultural economics of the Department of Agriculture; optional subjects in the latter position are climatology and physical and dynamic meteorology. ORGANIZATION OF NEW FARM SETUP GETS UNDER WAY County Agent Gets Word From Ames on How Work Will Proceed. While extension service officials and representatives of the state corn-hog board whipped the Iowa program into shape, plans went forward in Cerro Gordo and other North Iowa counties Tuesday for the organization of county units through which the new soil conservation adjustment program will operate. County Agent Marion E. Olson announced Tuesday he had received word from extension service officials and the state board that the chairmen of the existing county corn-hog committees will serve as chairmen of the temporary agricultural adjustment committees. The chairmen of the county agricultural planning committee and the county agent will serve as members and these three will select the other two members of the temporary committees. These three in Cerro Gordo county will be J. D. Richardson, corn- hog chairman; Earl Dean, who succeeded L. E. Jacobson as chairman of the planning committee, and County Agent Olson. These temporary committees or their representatives will attend a state meeting to be called at Ames late next week where they will receive instructions for proceeding with the new program. The temporary committees will hold education- al'meetings in their counties starting April 1. The new program will be explained and permanent township committees elected in these meetings. In selecting the temporary committees consideration will be given members of existing corn-hog committees, it was stated. 14 ELIGIBLE FOR CITIZENS CAMPS Summer Training for Youths of Iowa to Be Given at Two Camps. Cerro Gordo county's quota of youths eligible for the Citizens Military Training camps this summer will be 14, according to information received by W. E. Dorr. Camps for boys of Iowa will be held at Fort Des Moines, July S to Aug. 6, and at Fort Crook, Nebr., July 28 to Aug. 26. Travel expenses to the camps will be refunded upon arrival at the camp at the rate of 5 cents a mile from the home of the applicant. The same amount will be paid the student for his return travel when he leaves camp. All necessary expenses at the camp will be paid by the government, including food, uniforms, lodging, athletic equipment, laundry service and medical care. No obligation for future military service of any kind is incurred by those who attend camp. However, those who complete a full four year course may appear for examination for a commission in the Officers Reserve corps. Applicants must be between the ages of 17 and 24 years and must be able to read and write English and be of good moral character. Infantry and cavalry training is being offered at Fort Des Moines and infantry training only at Fort Crook. Field artillery training also is being offered at Fort Snelling, Minn., from July 7 to Aug. 5. In the event there is not a sufficient number of field artillery applicants from the Fort Snelling area, consideration will be given to applicants from other areas. Young men desiring to enroll for the camp this summer may have their applications considered by W. E. Dorr, Shell Oil company. Needed; a Good lawyer. It is beginning to dawn upon a ot of people that a congress that cannot _ accomplish anything without running afoul of the law is a congress than can be dispensed with. Or. maybe, arrangements could be made to have congress lire a lawyer.~Lync.hburj!;, Vs., frews. Carro'l Countv Bonds Sold to 3 Comoanies CARROLL, (JV- Three, companies purchased a $761,000 issue of Carroll county highway refunding bonds, paying par plus a 52,401 premium. The bonds bear 2 per cent interest and will refund three issues bearing more than 4 per cent interest. Being a sucker for a slick sales- mnn no longer proves you a moron. It turns out that Einstein is like that, too.-- Uulmquc Telegraph- Herald. Former Mason Cityan Working on Milwaukee Railroad for 46'Years Charles A .Montgomery, BO, who was formerly a resident of Mason City, is still on the railroad and working at Sheldon. "Forty-six years is a long time at one land of work," writes Mr. Montgomery. "I've been with the good old Milwaukee since March 12, 1890. I started at Monona on the section as a paddy and was section foreman, extra gang foreman, and road master on this Iowa and Dakota division." Mr. Montgomery resided in Mason City from the spring- of 1921 to 1933, when he was roadmaster on the division from Mason City to Canton, S. Dak. "I've seen some hard knocks in my time." wrote Mr. Montgomery "but that all goes in railroading. I was at Minneapolis recently and rode the 'Hiawatha' to Chicago. It was the most pleasant ride I have had in all my travela. It can't be beat!" With the objective of reducing the number of parole violations, the justice department has started a nation-wide survey of the administration of parole and- probation laws. It will study procedures in releasing criminals from custody before expiration of sentence and attempt to determine which methods are most beneficial.--United States News. SANBORN CORNER IS PURCHASED BY BUILDING GROUP Mier Wolf and Nate Lapiner, Officers, State They Plan To Improve It. Purchase of the Sanbom corner southeast of the intersection ot South Federal avenue and Second street by the South Federal Building company was announced Wednesday. The South Federal Building company, of which Mier Wolf is president and Nate Lapiner, secretary, bought the property from W. J. Holahan, who had it under contract from Miss Bonnie Sanbom of Los Angeles. The purchase price was erported to be in excess of .$25,000. The Sanborn coroner, one of the few remaining open spaces in the downtown section of Federal avenue, has a frontage of 100 feet on Federal avenue and extends back 165 feet on Second street southeast. The officers of the South Fedral Building company made no announcement as to the details of their plans, but stated they expected to improve the property. The Sanborn family, from whom the purchase was made, was one of the early residents of the community. The transaction, one of the largest real estate deals in the retail section for some time, was looked upon by businessmen as another indication of growing confidence in the movement of business and the future of Mason City. Gasoline Letting Is Held at Courthouse Prices on the gasoline contracts made by county supervisors at the letting held at the courthouse was as follows: First district--Standard Oil company, 1.5 cents below tank wagon price. » Second district--Hofer Oil company, Clear Lake, 2.32 cents a gallon below tank wagon price. Third district--Farmers Co-operative Oil company, Mason City, 2.2 cents below tank wagon price. The reprint of the prices is made to correct an error in Tuesday's issue of the Globe-Gazette. Groundwire on Radio Causes Dwelling Fire Firemen were called to the home of Walter Davis 642 President avenue southwest, at 4:50 o'clock Wednesday morning when a fire started from a short in the ground- wire of a radio which had not been properly installed. Jay £. Houlahan, M. D. PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON Office 773 Phones Res. 3 1 3 1 4Z6-28 FORESTERS' BLDG. THURSDAY, FRIDAY, SATURDAY V J1 A' -I Tailored! Frilly! Exciting! Miss COLLEGIATE Batiste Pajamas and Gowns That Usually Sell for $1.59 MOW ONLY... · Daring Colors! · Spring Patterns! · Dashing Styles! Dozens of them! . . . BRAND- NEW, Fresh, crisp . . . styled for Spring and vacation-time, 1936! Every pa jama and gown in this exciting event would regularly sell for at least $1.59, most of them even more! * They are painstakingly made, beautifully finished, with style details you'd never expect to find in gowns and pajamas at ONLY $1.29.'Such savings suggest buying more than just one! Come in, telephone, or mail your order . . . but DON'T MISS THIS EVENT! They're the most impressive values ever offered on pajamas and gowns at this time of the year! All spring patterns and colors--including Navy, Bright Red, Orange and every pastel shade. Polka Dots! Florals! Plains! / LINGERIE: MAIN FLOOR y I i I 1 I wv"

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