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The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 8

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THURSDAY, MARCH 3, ,1939 LAST MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE DEN EAGLET TO BE AWARDED IN MASON CITY Mrs. Thrams Is Speaker at Madison Delegate Chosen to Attend District P. T. A. Convention Madison Parent Teacher association met Wednesday evening at the school for business session and program which included a talk by Mrs. W. D. Thrams and musical numbers. Mrs. Melvin Bailey opened the meeting by reading the president's message. The association voted to go -with the other P. T. A/s of the city in sponsoring a speaker next fall. It was decided to send the seventh grade boy and girl having the highest scholastic average to Boy and Girl Scout camp next summer. Elect Delegate The north central district convention was announced and Mrs. Bailey was elected delegate from Madison with Mrs. H. Donovan as alternate. . Miss Eleanor Prescott will be the speaker at the Parent Education group meeting Monday night. Mrs. Clarence Kittleson . reported on fun night. Miss Miriam Marston's room used its attendance prize money from the February meeting for a Valentine party. Musical Numbers Mrs. Thrams spoke on "Avenues of Happiness." Musical numbers included saxophone solos by Ray Kunz and cornet solos by John Kunz. Community singing was led by Miss Lucille Lawler accompanied by Miss Marston and the Roosevelt men's quartet sang. A nominating committee was appointed to include Mrs. R. R. Nesje, Mrs. Clarence Kittleson and Mrs. Burgetta Sable. A social hour followed with the committee in charge comprising Miss Marston, Mrs. Vern Shinn, Mrs. Kittleson, Mrs. E. Fessenden, Mrs. C. Hixson, Mrs. W. Johnson, Mrs. O. Jorgenson, Mrs. A. Juhlin, Proceeds From Card Party to Be Used to Purchase Equipment Twenty-one tables of cards were played at the benefit card party held Wednesday night in the I. O. O. F. hall sponsored by Phoenix Auxiliary, No. 25, L. A. P. M., with Mrs. Maude Maxson, general chairman. The proceeds of the party will be given to the playground equipment committee o£ the department association L. A. P. M. to get more equipment for P. M. park on the south shore of Clear Lake. Mrs. C. G. Viall is chairman of this committee and W. M. Huffman is chairman of the same committee in the department council, Patriarchs Militant. The sessions of these organizations will be held at P. M. park, July 8-17. High prizes in bridge went to Mrs. C. H. Schecher and C. L. Modlin, low prizes, Mrs. Alta Striker' and H. J. Doderer. High prizes in 500 went to Mrs. Alice Thompson and M. E. Potter; low, prizes to Mrs. Emily Hodges and J. J. Goelz. Refreshments were served by Mrs. J. E. Lennan and committee. Phoenix Auxiliary L. A. P. M. will meet Friday night in the I. O. O. F. hall with Mrs. Striker, president, presiding. A social hour will follow the meeting. Mrs. H. D. Loomer, Mrs. Jesse Peterson, Mi's. Ted Farter, Mrs. Charles Van Way aad Mrs. E. Redinghouse. STITCH AND CHATTER CLUB HOLDS MEETING Stitch and Chatter club met with Mrs. Lawrence Birch, 807 Connecticut avenue northeast, for a 1 o'clock luncheon with Mrs. Jake Mallo as a guest. The time was spent sewing and the next meeting will be with Mrs. John Schack, 1544 Washington avenue northwest, March 22. WEDDINGS PERFORMED AT CHURCH IN. VALE N A S H U A -- Marria ges p er- formed by the Rev. William Kent at the Little Brown church include those of Wanda Darling, Owatonna, Minn., and Joseph Yusas, Madison, Wis.; Minnie Turner, Humboldt, and Elmer Ryerson, Eagle Grove; Bonsziel Huston and Chester P o g u e, Hampton. Shortbact* Foot Saver* cling to 70111 heels without pinching your toes--ordinary shoes often gap at back and sides if toe ie comfortable. * R*?.U.S.Pat,OU. SHORTBACK FOOT SAVER SHOES Bach Fugue Recital in Preparation Jacques Jolas to Be Heard in Two-Piano Recital With Seroff Jacques Jolas, Cornell college faculty member and concert pianist, who recently was presented in recital at a meeting of the Mason City Woman's club is -,'orking with Victor Seroff young Russian who has been an unofficial spectator at several European revolutions, in preparation for a series of two-piano recitals of Bach's "Supreme Art o£ the ^ugue." The initial invitational performance was given Thursday afternoon at the Cornell college ihapel. Late in March, Jolas and Seroff will appear in Steinway hall, New York City. No Shooting Here Mr. Seroff came to the United States because he wanted to live where there was no shooting. He thinks that Americans don't appreciate either their country or iheir freedom. He was born in Batoum, a border town between Russia and Turkey on the Black :ea. With the coming of the revolution when he was 17, he left. He uad studied music in Russia and continued his studies in Paris, Berlin and Vienna. He played with the Mozart orchestra at Salzburg, and while there was given permission to live in two of the 300 rooms in Castle Klessheim near Salzburg. Bats and Bicycle As companions, he had thousands of bats which infested the deserted castle. He could not touch them because the castle was the setting _for Max Reinhart's production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" and Reinhardt needed the bats. He used a bicycle to ride through the castle. Seroff and Jolas met several years ago and later Seroff heard Jplas in a radio recital and liked his interpretations. He wrote to him concerning their joint presentation of the Bach work. In January the pair met in New York, training for several days and about a fortnight ago Seroff came to Mount Vernon. They have been practicing since. --a-MISSIONARY GROUP TO MEET FRIDAY Presbyterian Missionary society will meet for a 1 o'clock luncheon Friday afternoon at the church with the Rev. G. N. Jones of Union Memorial church as speaker. Mrs, R. B. Girton is chairman. REMEMBRANCE CLUB IS ENTERTAINED Woodmen Circle Remembrance club met Wednesday with Mrs. A. C. Holly and after the business session, the time was spent sewing for the gift box. Mrs. Howard Shaner was a guest. The next meeting will be April 12. Do This If You're NERVOUS Don't tako channa on products you know nothing about or rely on temporary relief jrtw theTM-, need O f i ?00( fgwSJnitra VrSfJSST '·?*-!«"? £yd«t E. PinknamTM vegetable Compound, made uptcialla lor vmcn from wholesome ierhs and roots. ^J** ?f nk . ll »» ll «' Compound ielp build up more physical resistance and thus aid in calming jangly nerves, IcsKn distress from £o"rth e iirir! C " dl3)rdc " »"4 Kfce lito F °. r °" r G 0 yean one woman has told another how to BO "smiling thru" with Finkham's-ovcr 1,000,000 women have Jrnsr BE cSSS? sloriOM ta «««»-* Smart Home Attire , Globe-Gazette Peerless 15 Cent Pattern 119 West Nineteenth Street, New York City By Diana Day Style No. 2314 is designed for sizes 3G, 38, 40, 42, 4-5, 46, 48 and 50-mches bust. Style No. 3455 is designed for sizes 14, 16, 18 20 years, 32, 34, 36, 38, 40 and 42-inches bust. Send 15 cents for each pattern. Spring Fashion magazine 10 cents extra. Do not send to Mason City, but address Globe-Gazette Pattern Department, 119 West Nineteenth Street, New York City SOCIAL THURSDAY D. A. R.-6:30 o'clock,.Mary Louise Felt, 130 Second street northwest, pot luck dinner, white elephant sale. Little Theater Radio Group-7 o'clock, Y. W. C. A. Women's Catholic Foresters-7:30 o'clock, P. G. and E. auditorium, election of officers. Garfield P. T. A.-7:30 o'clock, school, candy sale. Baptist D. O. A.-7:45 o'clock, Johannsens, 1102 Hampshire avenue northeast. Central Lutheran S. E. group-8 o'clock, Mrs. Ben Dittke, 111 Carolina avenue southeast. St. Cecelia's circle-8 o'clock, Mrs. Greg Wolf, 623 Carolina avenue southeast. R. N. A.-8 o'clock, Moose hall. Harding P. T. A.-7:30 o'clock, school, fathers' nighf. x ACE OF CLUBS MEETS AT RANKINS Miss Lillian Rankin entertained the Ace of Clubs at her home Wednesday. St. Patrick's decorations were used and prizes went to Mrs. Robert Rankin and Mrs. Roland Pitman. Mrs. Roger Pitman and Mrs. Roland Pitman were guests. The next meeting will be with Irene Cook, March 22. ITS UnOHS TM-SO RICH AND DELICIOUS-SO FRAGRANT, TOO. AND HOW IT PICKS YOU UP WHEN XOU'RE TIMED ! MY FAMILY INSISTS OH UPTON'S. ITS ECONOMICAL, --MORE THAN 20O CUPS IN EACH POUND! TJERE's why Liptoo's is Amer- J-- 1 - ica's largest-selling tea: 1. World-Tomoui Flavor--smooth, full, rich, delicious. 2. Tender Young l « a v e i -- a n d luscious flavorful buds--pive extra fragrance and bouquet. 3. Dittlncllva Uniform Blend-- with choice teas selected by Lipton's own specialists. 4. Economical--you use less Lipton's per cup--it's so rich in flavor. Approved by Good HouieVe«pinQ Barecu Upton's Tea GREEN OR BLACK FRIDAY Junior Service Guild-1 o'clock, church, Mrs. Cecil Boyer, Mrs. Jay Tubbesing, reservations, Mrs. C. H. Marsh, program. Christian Workers-Church, d e v o t i o n s , hostess, group 1. Presbyterian Missionary society-1 o'clock, church, Mrs. H. B Girton, chairman. Mary and Martha circle-2 o'clock, Mrs. William Johnston, 245 Twenty-first street southeast. Baptist Baker division-2 o'clock, Mrs. Mabel Barr, 640 Jersey avenue southeast. Trinity Garfield circle-2:30 o'clock, Mrs. B. A. Rankin 619 Maryland avenue southeast Grant P. T. A.-2:30 o'clock, school. Rebekah circle-2:30 o'clock, I. O. O. F. hall. Calvary Guifd-- 2 o'clock, Mrs. A. Finer, 1509 Pennsylvania avenue northeast L. A. P. M._ I. O. O. F. hall. St. Katherine's Guild-2:30 o'clock, Mrs. C. Burnette "Whitehead, 822 First street northwest, Lenten tea. City Progressive club-6:30 o'clock, Mr. and Mrs. F. A Hill, farm home. Bits About 'Em Mrs. S. M. Decker 110 Ninth street northeast, Mrs. Archie Woods, 541 Eleventh street northeast, Mrs. George Barrett, 1223 North Federal avenue, Mrs. Alj Nelson, 115i; North Federal avenue and Mrs. M. A. Harpster, 204 Second street northeast, members of Alchor Shrine attended the White Shrine meeting Wednesday in Fort Dodge. a * * Mr. and Mrs. James Waltz have returned to their home in Huntington Park, Cal., after spending a. month here with relatives. Kenet Pearce, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Pearce, 22 Beaumont drive, has been elected treasurer of the freshman class at Grinnel college where lie is a student. a # * Mr. and Mrs. R. B. Girton, 20: Connecticut avenue northeast have returned from a trip, to Texas and other points in the south. * * * The Misses Mynnie Bruner Wilma Reinertson and Mary Somners of Your Beauty Shop, have arrived from Chicago where they attended the National Hairdressers association convention. NAVY MOTHERS PLAN MEETING Navy Mothers club will mee Saturday afternoon at 1 o'clock a the P. G. and E. auditorium for ; pot luck luncheon to be followed by a business session. The afternoon will be spent sewing for the babies and children of men in the navy. All North Inwa mothers who have sons in the navy may attend the meeting. BRITT COUPLE LICENSED TO WED GARNER--A marriage license was issued here for Harlan Soren,Eon, 23, and Gcraldine Sorenson, 20, bV.\h of Britt. Anniversary of Scouting Is Occasion Peggy Heneman to Be Honored on Sunday Afternoon at Monroe Mason City Girl Scouts will participate in the nationwide observance Sunday of the twenty- seventh anniversary o£ scouting in the United States in a special manner. While more than half a million American Girl Scouts are doing honor to the memory of their founder, Juliette Low, l o c a l Scouts, leaders, parents and friends will meet at the Monroe school at 3 o'clock Sunday to honor Miss Peggy Heneman \vho will receive her golden, eaglet award at that time. Miss Heneman who is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. F. C. Heneman, 32 Vermont a v e- nue southeast, also has the distinction of having been selected by the local council to represent the covered wagon region of which Mason City is a part, to receive [he Juliette Low memorial award. This award provides for attendance next summer at "Our Chalet" in Switzerland international meet- ng place of Girl Scouts and Girl guides for all nations. Xast of Eaglets Since the adoption of the new program does not provide for special individual awards to Girl Scouts, Miss Heneman will be the last Girl Scout in Mason City to receive the golden eaglet award. Mrs. G. S. C. Andrick, local Girl Scout commissioner, has extended an invitation to all persons interested in Scouting to attend this ceremony Sunday. Tea will follow. Throughout the--day and the following week small and large groups o£ American Girl Scouts ivill meet, with programs varying from fancy dress parties to formal receptions with many important guests. They will all be celebrating the twenty-seventh anniversary of the day the late Juliette ("Daisy") Gordon Low of Savannah, Ga., organized the first troop of Girl Scouts in this country. Tales of Mrs. Low Wherever Girl Scouts, old or young, meet on their birthday anniversary, tales of Mrs. Low will brighten the parties, just as she did in person wherever she appeared. Stories of her tremendous vitality, her wit and humor, her capacity for making friends, and in her perseverance in getting the Girl Scout movement firmly launched in the United States, will be told and dramatized. Many of the most amusing stories about Mrs. Low.come from the time she lived in England. The coming visit of the king and queen of England will serve to revive some of these tales which have been told many times and will probably be treasured by Girl Scouts forever. Provoke Miss Daisy One of the most popular anecdotes tells of the apprehensions of Eliza Hendry, colored cook in the Gordon family for 20 years. When she heard that "Miss Daisy" was going to marry an Englishman and live "way off in a furrin country Bunder a queen," Eliza shook her head mournfully and said, "I sure hope that 'ere queen ain't gwine pervoke Miss Daisy, 'cause if she do, Miss Daisy sure gwine give her a piece of her mind." Another tale has to do with Mrs. Low's presentation to Queen Victoria at Buckingham Palace, shortly after she and Mr. Low were married. At that time Mrs. Low wrote to members of her family in this country that "the road to court is not a path of roses." She described in great detail the elaborate plans for her presentation and the great crowds at the palace on the eventful day. On Her Bustle "There was such a crowd that it took from 3 to 6 o'clock to walk through seven rooms," she wrote. "I used what few wits I possessed to keep my clothes on my back and myselt on my legs. "Of course, everyone was X'ery sorry to crowd and push and everyone apologized continually and it apparently couldn't be avoided, but my train, weighed tons and my bouquet pounds. I disposed of the bouquet by perching it on the bustle o£ the lady in front of me and, quite unconscious of the Young Mothers . . . Here's Good, Sound ADVICE on COLDS Coughing spasms, muscular soreness or tightness, clogged upper breathing passages. To relieve such misery 3 out of 5 mothers call on the swift poultice-vapor action of VapoRub. PROFIT BY THEIR EXPERIENCE. VICKS VAPORUB FRAMES MADE-TO-ORDER Any Size--Any Style Latest Mouldings RUSSELL PHOTO STUDIO Next J. C. Fenney Co. Phone 2272 Mr. and Mrs. Lupkes Observe Anniversary DITMONT--About 31 relatives gathered at the George Lupkes residence Monday noon for a surprise dinner in honor of Mr. and Mrs. George Lupkes who were celebrating their fiftieth wedding anniversary. Mr. Lupkes, 80, and Mrs. Lupkes, 82, are retired farmers, having moved to town from their farm southwest of here in 1923. They were both born in Germany. Mrs. Lupkes came to America with her parents at the age of 7, and lived on a farm south of town. Mr. Lupkes came after serving in the German army. All six of their children were present Monday as follows: Mrs. Dick Burma, Mrs. Fred Essman, Will, Dave, , John and Andrew Lupkes. service she rendered, she carried it the length of the room." At World Fair Plans are being made for the dedication of the Girl Scout chalet t the New York World's fair Saturday. This building is to be a replica of "Our Chalet" in Switzerland, international m e e t i n g place of Girl Scouts and Girl Guides from all nations. Mrs. Theodore JRoosevelt, Jr., Oyster Bay, L. I., vice president of the Girl Scouts, and Bernard GimBel of New York, representing Gimbel Brothers, Inc., who made the building possible, will participate in the dedication ceremonies. --o-K. B. AUXILIARY a HEARS LETTERS Letters from Katharine Boeye who is doing missionary work in China were read at the meeting of the K. B. auxiliary Wednesday evening at the home of Mabel Smith, 1154 Jackson avenue southwest. Miss Smith, Marguerite Leutenegger, A n n abell Andenberg and Madge Banow were hostesses. Ethel Miller led the devotions and Naomi DeWilde had the lesson on India. A sacri- fisial supper was served and the proceeds used to purchase a missionary retirement bond. Hobo Party Is Held by ' Association McKinley P. T. A. Program Includes Talk on Hobby Show A hobo parly featured the McKinley P. T. A. meeting Wednesday evening at the school. Mrs. Irving Dodge and Louis Mentink were crowned queen and king of the event. A talk on "Urging the child to enter the boys and girls hobby show" was given by Mrs. F. W. Sinnott. Musical entertainment was furnished by the Wilson family. The nominating committee for the coming election was selected to include Mrs. Caldwell, Mrs. William Gump and Mrs. L. S. Anderson. At-the council meeting held Monday night at Lincoln school Mrs. Irving Repp, president, and '· Mrs. Carl Niederman, vice-president, were elected delegates to the P. T. A. convention scheduled for March 24 at Monroe school. It was announced at the Wednesday evening meeting that the parent educational group will meet March 21 at the McKinley school. Mrs. Ann Ellis will give the lesson. --o-REINHART-YACKEL ALTA VISTA --Vincent Reinhart and Modesta Yackel, both of Alta Vista, were married at Mason City March 7. Mr. Reinhart's brother and sister-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Reinhart, attended the couple. The bridegroom has been employed at a local service station for the past several years and the bride, the daughter of Mrs. Leah Yackel of Minneapolis, has been employed at the Cedar Valley hospital at Charles City as a registered nurse. Mr. and Mrs. Heinhart left Wednesday for Minneapolis. Soft, Feminine Suit Like Dresses That Everyone Wants! Di-ess - and - Jacket teams -- to make a new, younger, prettier and smarter You. New thoughts in skirts, necklines, blouses and sleeves. Navy, Black and colors. Sizes 12 to 40. and Better More cliarm and dash than you ever dreamed of finding .,., Brims turned up, brims turned down, brims in «very daring new version -- all of them alive, exciting and styled in the very latest Paris-inspired manner! Innocent bonnets, trim sailors, bretons, boleros and every novelty shape. Beautiful straws gay with flattering, feminine trims, FINK'S FASHION SHOP ' 15 South Federal Avenue

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