The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa on February 4, 1944 · Page 14
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February 4, 1944

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 14

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14 ' *Wi«r, Feb. «, 1M4: MASON CUT GLOBE-GAZETTE ' / , v u say youTant Afford '- · · .··'.-..·· · · · · · - \ " : . . · . . . fi ; · ' · · ' · · · · · · . . · \ an ra War Bond ? I [HEY say that after a while we become callous to death and suffering. They say that in wartime people cannot understand the little heartaches and tragedies that touch individual lives. For when death and destruction occur on a mass scale, what happened to this one American soldier may not mean so much to you. . But to his parents and to a girl back home, his death means the end of everything. It means the end.of his dream of a happy home, a family, a future ... That's war . . . the damnable hell of war. Still, there's a job to be done, and it IS being done by heroes like this boy. Heroes who fight and die that we, who still enjoy safety and plenty, may look to Victory with greater assurance today than ever before. Think of this boy for just a moment, please. Think of him ... of his family ... of what might have been. Think of the sacrifice he made. Can you, in all decency, say that you "can't afford" an extra War Bond now--when your country calls on you to do your all to help, hasten the knockout blow? ' We know you won't fail America now. We know you'll come through--as you have in every other War Loan Drive--and INVEST IN AT LEAST ONE EXTRA HUNDRED DOLLAR BOND today. That's the least you can do. You should do more, if you can. Invest ?200, ?300, $400--as much as possible. Remember, a hundred dollar Series E War Bond costs only seventy-five dollars. You'get back $4.00 at maturity for every $3.00 you put up. ! So ... let's do it the American way! Let's invest proudly of our own free will to put this 4th Wai- Loan Drive, over the top. Get that extra hundred dollar Bond today at your bank. Or tell your employer to take it out of your salary. Help the company you work for to meet its quota. Build for Your Future With the World's Safest Investment * * All over the country men and women look to the future with confidence. They are the ones who have .put part of their extra wartime earnings into the world's safest investment--U. S. Government War Bonds. Yes, they are'helping their country in its grimmest struggle. But they are helping themselves, too! They are helping to secure their future, to weather any troubled days that may lie ahead. * \ Display Your Colors Invest to the Jimit in 4th War Loan Bonds--and display this red, white and blue emblem on your door or window to show you're doing your part! What, about you? Are you letting the dollars slip through your lingers--dollars that should be put safely away in Wai- Bonds? There are War Bonds to tit your needs . .. Bonds which are backed up by the strongest "company" in the world. Build that home you have always dreamed about. . Send your child to" college. Buy the wonderful things (hat are coming after the war. YOU CAN DO IT WITH YOUR WAR BOND SAVINGS. ACK TH E ATTACK! NORTHWESTERN STATES PORTLAND CEMENT CO. MAKERS OF "NORTHWESTERN" PORTLAND CEMENT Mason City, Iowa

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