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March 24, 1936

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 7

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MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, MARCH 24 1936 SEVEN Final Lenten Supper at Congregational Church Wednesday The final Lenten supper of the pre-Easter season will be held at the First Congregational church Wednesday evening at 6:30 o'clock, Mrs. L. S. Sanders' division of the membership will be in charge of the arrangements. Reservations must be made at the church office or with the tclephorc committee before Tuesday evening. Children will be taken care of in a private devotional service of their own during the meeting following the meal. "Questions M e n A r e Asking About Religion" is the general topic of the Lenten program. The specific question to be answered this Wednesday evening will be "Is Jesus Authoritative for Today?" Interesting items of business will be presented at the business session preceding the devotional service. All who come to the meal are expected to remain for the meeting which immediately follows. The service will be through by 8 p. m. On Wednesday, April 1. "The Forgotten Man" will be presented under the direction of Mrs. E. E. Hunter, as an integral part of this season's pre-Easter schedule. Mayor of Albert Lea Expresses Thanks to Mason City Orchestra Appreciation of the Mason City Civic orchestra's concert recently in Albert Lea is expressed by Mayor E. L. Hayek in a letter to J. II. Power, conductor. Mayor Hayek wrote: "I feel that I should express the appreciation of the people of Albert Lea to you and your organization for the fine performance which you gave us Sunday afternoon. "Monday, wherever I went, people spoke of the fine entertainment you had given us, and many who had not been present, who had heard of it, regretted having missed it. We all feel that you were most liberal :.ud that you have contributed much towards making our citizens more music minded. "Please accept my gratitude and accept this as an expression of the gratitude of our people." The local orchestra will hold a special rehearsal Thursday evening, omitting the Tuesday night rehearsal this week. Guests Are Entertained. ROCK FALLS--Mr. and Mrs. Leon Axtell and Mr. and Mrs. M. L. Calvert of Cedar Falls were guests at the Ray Edgar home Sunday. Tomorrow's at HUGH'S/ Styled With Dash and Distinction Priced to Appeal! You'll adore the smart, practical 3-piece suit . . . the flattering fur trimmed type . . . the mannish jacket model in single or double-breasted style . . . the swagger suit with full sleeves! Attractive spring shades, monotones, checks, stripes! Unbeatable values! Swagger or Fitted Types Surprisingly Inexpensive! The new Spring silhouettes are so flattering! Smart swagger coats in bold plaids or stunning solid colors! Jaunty sport models in soft fleeces or bright tweeds! Marvelous new Chesterfields with mannish details! Appealingly priced! A Bargain Assortment! Each taken from regular stock--featured at unequalled savings! You'll want two--a tleast! VALUES TO $12.95 WHILE THEY LAST! 3 SOUTH FEDERAL SOCIETY NEWS Student Tells What Qualities Leader Requires By GAKKY C. MYEIIS, PH. I). Child Training Authority. Recently I was an auditor "of the annual two-day parents' forum put on by Che Health and Parent Education association of Cleveland. The two main speakers were Dr. Paul Furfy of the Catholic university of America, and Prof. Elbert Fretwell of Teachers college, Columbia university. At one session there was a panel discussion by a dozen representative high school youths, with Professor Fretwell leading them. And, how well they did talk! Let me relay one dialogue, in part, between Professor Fretwell and Adele Rose, a student from Glenville high school, Cleveland. Dr. Fretwell: "What do you believe are the good effects o£ student government through student council organizations?" Promotes Self Reliance. Miss Rose: '"Student government promotes a feeling of independence and self-reliance, and gives students a sense of responsibility." Dr. Fretwell: 'What type of adviser is most successful in school projects?" Miss Rose: "The adviser who takes no part in the actual planning of programs until they are submitted to him for approval, encourages student initiative. He should try to let the group carry out all projects unless they are impossibly rash, and should transmit faculty opinions to his club." Dr. Fretwell: "What sort of students fit into the work of student government?" Need Dependability. Miss Rose: "Only students who have not been completely 'babied' at home; students who have had some share of responsibility and can be trusted to carry a project out. The chief character factor needed in student government is dependability, and this is something that must, to some degree, be fostered in the home before it can be tested at school." From Brooklyn, N. Y., came the following letter: "Dear Dr. Myers: Some time ago I read your column On teachers. Now I would like to tell you about a teacher in the school which I attend. Her name is Mrs. Fallen, and she is a health education teacher in Manual Training high school. Of all the teachers I have had in my nine years of schooling, she's the 'tops.' She combines good teaching and sincerity with understanding. I do not know of any pupils who dislike her except those who never get along with anyone. She is as patient as a kitten. I certainly would like to meet any teacher who can t»p Mrs. Fallon. ·'P. S.: Please do not use my name, but I would like you to print the name of the school and the teacher. Just sign my name '15.' " TWENTIETH CEiVTUKV CMJB AT MEEING Twentieth Century club met Monday afternoon at the hc.me of Mrs. W. G. C. Bagley, 938 North Federal avenue. Mrs. Lee Bailey had the lesson on "A Comparison of Early American and Modern Cookery" and Mrs. George Feldman led the current events. CHAUTAUQUA CLUB IS ENTERTAINED Chautauqua club met Monday afternoon with Mrs. Corbin Hernphill, 663 First street southeast, for a program which included a review by Mrs. C. W. Barlow of "Fire on the Andes" by Seals. Mrs. Wayne McGowan and Mrs. Barlow had the current events. Mrs. Fluggel Conducts School of Instruction forNorthwoodO.E.S. NORTHWOOD--Mrs. Pearl May Fluggel of Charles City, district instructor of the Iowa Grand chapter of Eastern Star, held a school of instruction and meeting for inspec- I tion Monday afternoon and evening at the Masonic temple in Northwood. She was accompanied here by Mrs. Laura Lenz of Mason City, a' former district instructor and at present Grand Esther of the Iowa grand chapter. About 20 were present from the Mason Citv chapter, including Mrs, C. L. Meade, worthy matron, who is a former Northwood resident. Other guests present were from Manly and Clear Lake. Mrs. Flug- gel and Mrs. Lenz were entertained at the home of Mrs. C. A. Walker, president of the local past matrons' club. Lunch was served in the dining rooms of the temple at the closing of the evening session. Miss Eleanor Rustad. worthy matron of the Northwood chapter, was in charge of the meeting. Mrs. Fluggel and Mrs. Lenz remained overnight in Northwood and drove to Lake Mills Tuesday for similar meetings. Material Improvement in Banking Situation Reported to Congress WASHINGTON. (JPl--A "material improvement 1 ' in the banking situation was reported to congress Monday by .1. F. T, O'Connor, comptroller of the currency. His annual report for the period ended Oct. 31 said that only five National hanks with deposits of $5.- 'HO.OOO had failed since the federal deposit insurance law became effective Jan. 1. 1934. Muralist Speaks Prof. Alfred J. Hyslop. associate professor of art at Carlcton college, Northfield, Minn., spoke on "Mexican Mural Decorators" at a meeting of the Woman's club art department Tuesday afternoon at the library. He will address the Woman's club of Sioux City on the same subject at a later date in April. "March Hop" Will Be Wednesday at Y. W.; Program Announced The program for the "March Hop." a party sponsored jointly by young men of the Y. M. C. A. and the young women of the Y. W. C. A., for 8:30 o'clock Wednesday night in the Y. W. C. A. Numbers to .be given will be: Waltz tog by Betty Jane Greenlie and Donna Neil, blackface comedy sketch by Mrs. Vern Shinn, wings routine by Helen Wilts, waltz tap by Janan Wilts, Waiva Isaacson, Katliryn Ann Hughes, Mary Lou McLaugfhlin and acrobatic dance by Waiva Isaacson, Dorothy Hanes, Janice Lawton and Marlys Kassick. Invitations have been mailed out. Those who have not received invitations and desire to go may get invitations from the Y. M. C. A. or Y. W. C. A. In addition to the floor show, the program will include dancing, games in the Y. W. C. A. lobby, pingpong and monopoly. This Spring Your Topcoat Shall be a WORUMBO A Soft, Luxurious fabric that is rich in appearance, yet sturdy to stand hard wear, carefully tailored by hand to hold its shape. . . . Styled in the popular raglan or set-in sleeves . . . .00 Other Toppers $17.50 to $30.00 LARNER'S 13 South Federal Mr. and Mrs. Klemme, Ridgeway, Celebrate 66th Year of Wedding RIDGEWAY -- Former Senator and Mrs. W. H, Klemme observed their sixty-sixth wedding anniversary here Sunday. Mr. Klemme was born in Indiana Feb. 17. 1819. When a boy he came with his parents to Iowa, who settled on a farm three miles south of Ridgeway. Mrs. Klemme was born in Pleasant Lake, Ind., Jan. S, 1831. At 6, she came with her parents to Iowa, who first located in Bluffton, later in Dccorah and then in Ridgeway. Mr. and Mrs. Klemme were married March 22, 1S70. For two years they lived on a farm in Howard county. A year after residing; here Mr. Klemme purchased the lumber yard which he has conducted since. They have one daughter. Mrs. James Parker of Fayette. Mr. Klemme has served in both houses of the general assembly of Iowa. Two Arrested for Local Violations Martin Sullivan, 609 Georgia avenue southeast, was fined $10 and costs Tuesday by Police Judge Morris Laird on a charge of intoxication. Sullivan was arrested on South Federal avenue at 1 o'clock Tuesday morning. Henry Honen. 1022 Second street northeast, forfeited a $10 bond posted when arrested at Second and South Federal avenue about 1:20 o'clock Tuesday morning on a charge of disorderly conduct. HERRING GETS 13 TELEGRAMS Says 3 Past Commanders at Dubuque Approve Choice of McCauley. DES MOINES, (IPi--Gov. Clyde L. Herring said Tuesday he has received 13 telegrams from Dubuque residents, three of them from past commanders of the American Legion post, commanding the appoint- ment of Sylvester McCauley as superintendent of the Soldiers' Orphans home at Davenport. Frank Miles, editor of the Iowa Legionnaire, Saturday made public a letter he wrote the governor criticizing the appointment which he said did not have the approval of veterans. The governor said the three past commanders who approved his action were Al J. Nelson, Thomas E. Byrne and William M. Clemens. Others who sent telegrams of approval were: Judge D. E. Maguire, M. H. Czizek, city attorney, Hugh Stuart, Cliff Cody, Police Chief John W. Giellis, Dr. H. J. Kaep, A. F. Schrup, Mayor M. R. Kane, Russ Mulgrew and Al Didcsch. Gets 4 Months Term for Extortion Letter to Countess Barbara MANCHESTER, Eng., UR--Alfred Molyncux, 31, of Lancashire, was sentenced to four months imprisonment Monday on a charge of attempting- to extort 200 pounds (about $1,000) from Countess Barbara Hutton Haugwitz-Reventlow. Molyneaux admitted writing a letter to the WooHvorth heiress, offering to disclose a plot to kidnap her newborn son, but declared his story of such a plot was "pure invention." State's Case Against Peg Lindsay Continued The state's case against Lee "Peg" Lindsay, who is charged with being a perpetual bootlegger and with contempt of court for violation of a liquor injunction standing against him, was continued to the April term of district court here Tuesday by Judge Joseph J. Clark. JEANNINE HENDERSON HONORED AT PARTY Jearwine Ann Henderson celebrated her seventh birthday Monday afternoon by entertaining six friends at her home, 224 Sixth place southeast. Games were played in the afternoon, followed by refreshments. The Easter theme was carried out in the decorations. Guests were Pnt- sy White, Ruth Mary McCIung, Catherine Colloton, Eileen Bergen, Margaret Miller and Constance DeWilde. Where's George? -- gone to .... ABEL SON, INC. Can George be forgetful? No, no -- he has just heard about the new Spring Suits and Topcoats at Abel Son, Inc. They're the kind of clothes any man dreams about! n* Up! ^A iJ-J,, -^Uj -j^ HICKEY FREEMAN'S TDQ « CHARGE IT! Pay $5 down . . . split the balance over 10 weeks . . . and that's all! 3. A Homburg hot, · with definitely tapered crown, is a boon to the chubby face. OBEISANCE TO OBESITY Obtrusive Waistlines Require Subtle Selection of Apparel We refuse to accept the dogmatic conclusion that the corpulent gentleman is condemned forever to clothes possessing no more character than a potato sack. A moderate amount of surplus waistline need not close the door to sartorial smartness, although it demands greater care in the selection of a wardrobe. For those whose resistance to culinary delights is constantly at low ebb, we have a sympathetic understanding, and a word of cheer and consolation. If you won't heed the doctor's weight-reducing diet, and you won't become a devotee of spartan exercises, you may, at any rate, with no discouraging expenditure of effort or self denial, caparison yourself in clothes that minimize your girth and emphasize your height. Prior to the time that science commenced to apply the stream-line design to everything in sight, gentlemen's tailors used this principle in making clothes for men with stoutish tendencies. 1. The long rolling peak lapel or, for that matter, the notch lapel, does the trick in a single-breasted model jacket. 2. Eliminating the cuffs on trousers is distinctly helpful in giving the desired feeling of length and slimness. 4. Even the collar and tie, properly selected, will contribute to the desired effect. This moderately pointed collar and a narrower tie with a slim knot are recommended. 5. While a double- breasted topcoat is not necessarily a "don't," as you will note from the illustration, this single-breasted coat, fly front, with lapels that roll a bit longer, is first choice. 6. Brogues of the heavy type are not advisable. In their place, we recommend the typical English last shoe of the type illustrated, which carries out the illusion of slimness. IMPORTANT NOTE: In case you have any doubts about what to wear and when to wear it, we should be happy to send you a "Chart of Correct Dress--Approved by Esquire." Just send us a stamped, self-addressed envelope. ESQUIRE will answer all questions on men's fashions. Write MEN'S FASHION DEPARTMENT, THE MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, and enclose a self-addressed stamped envelope for reply. COPYRIGHT 1936, ESQUIRE, INC.

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