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April 11, 1934

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PRIE II ·§ 193? MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE FIVE WAGNER BILL'S CHANCES SLIM New York Senator Pleased With "OK" Given Act by Johnson. WASHINGTON, April 11. (Sfl -Democratic leaders held privately today that the chances for enacting the controversial wagner labor board bill at this session were slim. Senator Wagner (D., N. Y.), author of the measure which would outlaw employer-dominated company unions, neverthless held to the view -that the legislation had a fine chance of enactment. The New York senator was particularly pleased by what he said was an "OK" placed on the bill by Hugh S. Johnson, NRA administrator, before his departure for the south to confer with President Hooaevelt. Quick RELIEF CORNS i -TENDERTOES! DrSchallsZinopads Test of New Decorah Well Unsatisfactory DECORAH, April 11.--A three bour test run at the new well in the south part of Decorah Monday evening proved unsatisfactory, and operations at the well have ceased for one week. The water committee of the city council has called a meeting this evening in the office of City Engineer Charles Altfillisch, to decide whether or not to drill deeper. C. W. Warner of Dubuque was in Decorah Monday night to supervise the first test of the new well. Members of the water committee are J. M. Elliott, chairman; C. F. Anderson, and J. B. Borlaug. Funeral of DuShane, 73, Is Held at Osage OSAGE, April 11.--Funeral services for George DuShane, 73, who died at his home Monday afternoon, were held at his home Wednesday afternoon conducted by Dr. S. E. Ellis of the Methodist church. His wife and two sons, Elan and Allen survive. Mr. DuShane was born in Wisconsin and prior to coming to Osage a few years since lived on a farm west of Mitchell. . An un-American action by the government is anything that puts a crimp in your purse.--Davenport Times. FREE SHOWING -- OF THE NEW 1934 -DE SOTO PLYMOUTH and COMEDY Picture Films at the Shoivrdom of the JEWEL MOTOR CO. Inc. Former Location of the OWEN MOTOR CO. Delaware and N. Second THURSDAY NITE, APRIL 12th STARTING AT J P. M. FREE EVERYBODY INVITED YESTERDAY ' A N D TOMORROW Jnder One Roof The elegance of yesterday and 1he modernity of tomorrow are yours at the famous Auditorium Hotel -- completely modernized °* a cost of over *IOO,000. All the distinctive characteristics of superlative living, the high standards of service, the inimitable food and the distinguished Michigan Avenue location are offered you today in a new dress at a daily rate from *l?° single without bath-from S3 single with bath-double fromSS Writs for Hlus1nitttlfyltlt.r FROM A QUEEN TO AN IOWAN Not long ago Albert J. Decker, native born Hollander who now divides time between Crystal Lake, Iowa, and Harllngen, Texas, as a year-round grower of garden vegetables, addressed a letter to the queen of The Netherlands. In it was a request for a picture of the royal family. A few days ago, the picture came, along with a most cordial note from the queen's secretary, written with pen and ink. It is reproduced above. Reading from left to right (this identification is Mr. Decker's) those in the picture are: "The queen mother; the queen daughter, who will become the ruler, as the only child; Juliana; the queen's husband, prince von Mecklenburg of Germany, whose temptation was great during the World war to help his country; our beloved ruler, the queen, whom the Duteh people worship, and rightly." CharlesCityNews man. He recently was graduated from a course in airplane mechanics. Mrs. Fraser Reviews Play at Gathering of Literature Department CHARLES CITY, April 11.-There was a large attendance at the meeting of the literature department of the Women's club Tuesday afternoon in the Hildreth club room when Mrs. Frank Fraser of Minneapolis reviewed the play, "Ah, Wilderness," by Eugene O'Neil. She prefaced her talk with references to the author's other plays and something about his life. Mrs. W E. Voreck, chairman of the department, introduced the speaker. Mrs. Milton Dunlap, chairman of the program committee, announced the Floyd county federated club meeting Thursday, April 19, in the Congregational church and the appearance of Mrs. Gerhardt Morrison of Lincoln, Nebr., who will speak at the final meeting of the club year April 24. Mrs. Fraser was a guest of Mrs. M. W. Ellis who honored her with a luncheon for 12 preceding the meeting of the club. KNUTSON SPEAKS TO BRITT CLUB Gross Income Tax, Replacing Property Tax, Urged by Candidate. BRITT, April 11.--Superiority of the gross income tax as a means of replacing the present property tax was claimed by Clarence A. Knutson, of Clear Lake, candidate for the republican nomination for governor, in an address here last night at a meeting of the Commercial club. He asserted that the gross income tax would relieve the burden of taxes on property, which he said was approaching confiscation. Other comparisons were also drawn with the present system. Following his address, he answered several questions at a roundtable discussion. Glen Clark, president of the Commercial club, introduced Mr. Knutson. Sixty attended the meeting. Heard by 150. GARNER, April 11.--Although coming to Garner unannounced, Clarence A. Knutson, republican candidate for governor of Iowa, was greeted by an audience of 150 persons at the Garner opera house Monday night. The speaker was introduced by Dr. G. A. Bemis. His talk was given on the "Gross Income Tax." Alexander Seniors to Present Play April 20 ALEXANDER, April 11. -- The junior class will present the play, "The Treasure Hunt," April 20. The cast is: Lloyd Buterbaugh, Esther Pals, Ellis Myers, Florence Miller, Alvina. Ostendorf, John Dunn, Marvin Klinefetter, Margaret Ann Croft, and Llewllyn Dunn. Mrs. Fuller Funeral Is Held at Stacyville STACYVILLE, April 11.--Mr. and Mrs. D. C. Fuller and Claron of Burr Oak, Kans., Mr. and Mrs. Harold Schneider of Chicago, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Fuller and Mrs. Helen Greer of Ames, Mr. and Mrs. Wendell Ellis of St. Paul, William Schahn of Minneapolis, Mr. and Mrs. Ferdinand Schahn of St. Paul, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Schahn, Riceville and Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Schahn of Long Prairie, Minn., were among those from away who came to be present at the funeral of Mrs. Charles Fuller Saturday. At Mason City THEATERS "By B. J. P. Charles City Sextet ' Is Second in Chicago CHARLES CITY, April 11.--The Charles City high school brass sextet won second in the contest at the National Music Supervisors' conference held in Chicago this week, according to a telegram received from Leo Schula,; head of the instrumental department, who accompanied the boys. The local sextet and three other groups were selected to play in a national concert last evening. The sextet is composed of William Kreitz, Dale Schneider, Malcolm Sanders, Paul Moore, Richand Hillyard and James Stiehl. Arrangements Completed for Legion Benefit Show CHARLES CITY, April 11.-Plans are completed for the American Legion benefit show Thursday and Friday evenings in the high school auditorium. "The Dark Town Minstrels," a large array of local talent, directed by Garland Campbell. Miss Ruth McGeeney is the pianist and Harry Shaffner business manager. Calvin Jones has charge of the publicity and John Atherton the sale of tickets. Advance sales indicate the sale of tickets is going over in a big way One of the big features will be a hill billy wedding with Walter Wech as bride and Dr. Bay Fox as bridegroom. joodell Seniors Will Present Play May 8 GOODELL, April 11.--"Two Days i Marry" has been chosen as the annual senior class _ play of the oodell schools. The play will be resented May 8. Rehearsals will egin at once under the direction of Miss -Ruth -Barclay, ' ; the dramatic oach. Those taking part in the play re Roy Boiler,' Maurice Zielte, ortland Buchanan, Donna Hofer, unice Wiles, Helen Miller and Dick arpenter. Raymond Quigley was elected as stage manager. Hancock County Thefts Are Probed by Sheriff GARNER, April 11.--Sheriff E. , Hanson is investigating the theft f a four section harrow stolen rom the John Hejlik farm three and one-half miles west of Garner on highway No. 18. It was taken :rom a field not far from the farm buildings either Saturday or Sunday night. A set of harness was :aken from the Vern Kopacek arm near Eagle Lake at about the larae time. Sheriff Hanson is also nvestigating the robberies that ook place at Klemme Friday night when the Northern Lumber ompany's safe was rifled. The Tord garage was also broken into. There are no clews to the robberies. CHARLES CITY BRIEFS CHARLES CITY, April 1.--William Huxol is resting in the Cedar Valley hospital where he was taken after a fall in his home on Clinton atreet. His pelvic bone is fractured He is past SO. . W H. Mathers of Rudd filed information against Melvin Burzette charging him with a criminal of fense. Sheriff B. F. Atherton re turned yesterday with the prisoner from Elbow Lake, Minn. Funeral services for Mrs. Alice Elizabeth Bascoin will be held Wed nesday afternoon at 1 o'clock in Riverside chapel with the Rev. R. H Collis officiating. Mrs. Bascom, wi dow of the late Thomas Bascom o this city died in Des Moines. Mrs. J. A. Foster has given a con tract to N. C. Peterson to build house on her farm north of the city David Morris, manager of the Hi] dreth hotel is recovering from a operation for appendicitis at th Cedar Valley hospital. G. A. Hansen had a major oper atioil in the hospital yesterday. Helen Staudt and Ann Casey en tertained the Tabernacle Girls Mon day evening. The grand jury was in session short time yesterday but returne no indictments. Howard Kellogg, brother of Mr Fred Blumenstiel, had an operatio for appendicitis Monday at low City. Mrs. Bertha Jones and daughte Mrs. C. E. Farnsworth and husband are visiting Weston Jones, son of Mrs. Jones, Ames. Charles Martin stationed with the U. S. army at Chanute field, 111., has been granted a furlough until May 1. He is spending it at the home of Jiia mother, Mrs.. J.ota filer- WHAT IS SCOTLAND YARD T Doubtless, even in this enlightened age, there, are a few poor souls wandering along life's highways and byways unaware of trie origin of the name Scotland Yard. An encyclopedia offers the information that until 1890 the headquarters of the detective department of the London metropolitan police was housed in a "building which from the tenth to the twelfth century had lodged visiting Scottish kings and ambassadors. Of the vanished pomp and glory there remained only the name Scotland Yard. In 1890 the metropolitan police, including the detective department, moved into an imposing group of buildings on the Thames embankment, the new headquarters being christened New Scotland Yard. However, the popular connotation of the term Scotland Yard has come to be the name of one of the most remarkable organizations of detectives in the world. Such is the story of one of the component features of "Mystery of Mr. X," which plays through Friday at the Cecil theater. Lewis Stone has the role of a Scotland Yard commissioner. The Cecil management also announced that "Funny Bunnies," a Walt Disney Silly Symphony portraying the Easter bunnies preparing their supplies for distribution, will also continue through Friday. This technicolor cartoon compares favorably with "The Three Little Pigs." * « « SPENCER TRACY WITH MADGE EVANS. "The Show-off," starring Spencer Tracy with Madge Evans, is one of title has a direct reference to the story. Should provide interesting entertainment with good acting. The squabbling members of the Lowe- McLaglen team are cast as rival deep sea divers in "No More Women." These pictures began a three day engagement Wednesday at the Palace. * * * Faul Muni, star of "The World Changes" which starred a two day run Wednesday at the Iowa theater, is supported in a fine performance by a better than average cast headed by Mary Aslor and Aline Mac- Mabon. A good picture with an historical background. * * * Two of the best sequences in the Marx brothers' "Duck Soup" show all four of them in nightshirts and nightcaps apparently confusing themselves as well as others, and, secondly, a mimic war which closes the picture. This film ends its run Thursday night at the Strand. * * * NEW STAR IN NEXT CECIL FILM "As the Earth Turns," picturiza- tion of the novel by that name by Gladys Hasty Carroll which begins a four day engagement Saturday at the Cecil, brings to movie fans a new star in Donald Woods, 26 year old six footer recruited last summer from a stock company. Jean Muir, who plays opposite him in this picture, is a comparative veteran from the standpoint 0' service, although she has been ii the films only about a year herself * * # "Six of a Kind" would be a, rathe good hand to hold and should be jus as good a comedy. Charlie Ruggles Mary Boland, W. C. Fields, Alison Skipworth, and Burns Allen hea the cast. It comes to the Palace fo four days starting Saturday on th same bill with "The Crosby Case." * * * George O'Brien and Irene Bentlcy top the cast of "Frontier Marshal" which is the week-end attraction at the Strand. ELECTION PROBE HEARING FRIDAY Continuance Is Granted at New Hampton in Suit of Eggleston. NEW HAMPTON, April 11.--The earing on the district school elec- ion in Washington township that rvine Eggleston has contested has een continued until Friday. The udges are W. J. Nugent, Henry ^choel and B. A. Holschlag;, chairman of the Chickasaw supervisors. Eggleston was defeated in the chool election in March by Will Rahlph. Rahlf had 28 \'0tes and Eggleston received 22 votes. Eggleston alleged that 12 voters were inel- gible to vote. Walter Quirk. New Hampton "armer, secured an injunction against Ned Berlaug and John 3ahlen restraining them from hav- ng an election contested at a hear- ng that was scheduled to be held, April 10. Have You Pimples, Boils? Mr. C. C. Swartccndrubtr of Route 1, Kalona, Iowa, said: "Some years ago 1 was bothered a great deal with bolls. After EnfferinR for quite a while, 1 started taking Dr, 1'iercc's Golden Medical Discover)'. Before I' had finished the first bottle I noticed an im-- provement and continued using it until I was entirely rid of the trouble. I haven't had a boil since that time." New size, tablets 50 cts., liquid 51.00. Larp. Ehe.Tabs. « liquid, $1.35. "W.D» O«rF»i." ANOTHER GREAT PICTURE A movie producer's conception of a flood which left only 300 survivors in the world--that's "Deluge," playing Friday and Saturday at the Iowa. All Plymouth Teachers Are Re-Elected by Board PLYMOUTH, April 11.--The board of education Monday re-elected all teachers of Plymouth consolidated. Glen Nufert will be superintendent lor the fourth year. the few pictures of late in which the Several on Missionary Program at Hampton HAMPTON, April 11.--The Women's Foreign Missionary society of the Church of Christ met in the church parlors Tuesday afternoon. The business meeting was in charge of the president, Mrs. E. U. Butcher and Mrs. E. J. Stonebraker, Jr., presided at the devotionals. Those who took part in the missionary program on Japan were Mrs. J. E. Dovey, Mrs. Bertha King, Mrs. J. C. Shoemaker, Mrs. F. E. Ramey, Mrs. T. R. Smith, Mrs. C. S. Kleckner and Mrs. P. T. Struck. Mrs. J. E. Dovey is treasurer of the society and Mrs. M. M. McNie is secretary. Salaries of Eagle Grove Teachers Are Increased EAGLE GROVE, April 11.--The board of education Monday evening re-elected all teachers at an increase of salary. Supt. C. L. McDowell was re-elected at a previous meeting, also at an increase of salary. Exports from Shanghai, China, last year were 43 per cent above 1932. CLEAR LAKE, IOWA BOB SCHNEIDER'S BAND Thursday, April 12th Ladies 36c Gents 41c STREET CAR SERVICE A special car will leave for Mason City after the dance. This service is to be offered for this Thursday and Saturday only, unless business warrants its continuation. CEC HURST Saturday, April 14th WITH PALAIS ROYAL STYLE SHOW AS ADDED ATTRACTION FEATURING DANCE AND BANQUET FROCKS Let's Show 'Em Mason City Is Not a 9 O'clock Town! Selected as one of 100 cities in the United States for a test engagement, Mason City will prove to the whole nation that it is a metropolitan center by endorsing 'As the Earth Turns 4 FROM THE GREAT AMERICAN NOVEL BY GLADYS HASTY CARROLL A beautiful love story without bunk . . . as tender as a Spring awakening! THRILL TO H AT THE CECIL THEATER NEXT SATURDAY DINE AND DANCE AT THE DENISON CLUB on the North Koad to Clear Lake Music by the CHESTERFIELD BOYS Free Dancing All Evening Tonight--Wednesday XO ADMISSION--NO COVER CHARGE TAP AND BOTTLED BEER OPEN FROM 1 TO 1 These deep-sea divers were always In hot water . . . with the ladies. Sally Blanc with -- Minna Gombell and He Built Castles the Air --Hot 4 MARX BROS. in 'DUCK SOUP' Coming Friday and Saturday GEO. O'BRIEN in "Frontier Marshal" Also "OCR GANG" Comedy IOWA TODAY AND THTJBS. Mat. 16c Eve. 31o Child. lOc , THE - WORLD CHANGES with JEAN MTIIK ALINE MaeMAHON MAllV ASXOK - GUY KIBBEE MAHGABET LINDSAY ALLAN DINEHABT DONALD COOK ARTHUR HOHL PATRICIA ELLIS ANNA Q. NILSSON AND OTHERS Musical Comedy and Cartoon COMING "ONLY YESTERDAY" "LADY FOR A DAY" "HAVANA WIDOWS" "RIGHT TO ROMANCE" "IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT" "CONVENTION CITY" All of Tll«(! Excellent rlcturfu Will Be Shown at the Iowa Within tile Next Four Weeks. WATCH FOR THEM ONLY ONCE AS THE EARTH TURNS DOES THE SUN SET ONLY ONCE AS THE EARTH TURNS DOES THE MOON RISE ONLY ONCE IN YOUR LIFETIME WILL YOU FEEL THE THRILL OF A LOVE STORY SO THROBBING WITH RICHNESS OF LIFE AS GLADYS HASTY CARROLL'S 'AS THE EARTH TURNS' with JEAN MUIR DONALD WOODS Starts Its Premiere Presentation at the Cecil Theater Next Saturday We sincerely urge you to be one of the first to see glorifying-radiant jewel of the earth . . . a woman's goodness! HE LAUGHED AT LOVE AND LOCKSMITHS! STARTS T O D A Y ! itil o lovely lady stole the h e a r t of this charming thief, and spurred him: on to solve the mystery that had b a f f l e d j and t e r r o r i z e d a whole'.city) . ELIZABETH ALLAN LEWIS STONE W l w w a s M K X -- t h e killer*who never left a clew? Follow_dashing, 'devil-may-care Montgomery'; in _ his mostpulse-quickening 'romance! ADDED: Silly Symphony "Funny Bunny Technicolor Rcvuo "Jailbirds of Shows Start 1-3-5-7-9 p. m. Saturday! "AS THE EARTH TURNS"

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