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MARCS la 1931 MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE NORTHWOOD WINS IN DEB ATE MEET Defeats Hampton to Enter Semifinals of Class B Tourney. DES MODfEg, March 13. UP)-Ames defeated Fort Dodge and Newton, won ,from Thomas Jefferson high school .of Council Bluffs Kire today in the third round Class ' A of the Iowa, high school debate .tournament sponsored by Brake university. In the third round of Class B Storm Lake defeated Colo and was scheduled to meet Mount Ayr to determine who will Debate against Northwood in the finals Saturday morning. Northwood defeated Hampton in the semifinals today. ^Premier Is Upheld by Chamber of Deputies K. ( ,. PARIS, March . 13. UP)--The pi chamber of deputies after sitting i'£:more than 24~hours, this forenoon rV voted confidence in Premier Laval '·'.o 340 to 215, rejecting thereby a so; cialist amendment to a government measure enabling-reorganization of the Aeropoatale company. Huxley Bank Closes boors .HUXLEY, March 13. /P--The Huxley Savings bank of Huxley closed its doors today because of "frozen assets." The listed capital is $15,000. L. O. Larson is president. C L E A R A W A Y SKIN IRRITATION WITHRESINOL Whether it is a single pimple or a pronounced case of acne*7--A mild raaK or a form of ec3£ma----at minor ·ore or tormenting piles, you will find the soothing properties of Resinol Ointment quick to relieve and heal the disorder. Apply fret' ly--no part too delicate, no surface too irritated for.ita healing medication. Reainol Soap for the daily toilet keeps the skin toft and clear. Resinol products at all druggists. SAMPLE FREE: Write today to Resinol, Dept. 57, Baltimore, Md- Teach the Children Rules of Etiquet Good manners are an 'asset- bad manners a lifelong handicap. This is one reason why .children should have the advantage of sarly training In the practice of the little courtesies that rub off 30 many of the sharp edges of iaily living. 1 The~ easiest and best way to teach' the children manners Is to set a good example yourself. Maybe you had better brush up on a few points. . The etiquet booklet which our Washington bureau offers is just what you need for this purpose. Send m your name and address, together with 6 cents in coin or stamps, and a copy will be forwarded promptly. The Globe-Gazette Information Bureau, "Frederic J. Haskin, Director, Washington, D. C. . · · 1 Inclose herewith 6 cents in coin or stamps for a copy of the booklet on MODERN MANNERS. Name ..,.,...,,..'.,, Street City . State Iowa Professor Sees Fight Over Physical and Mental Learning CARBONDALE, 111,, March 13. W--Dr. W. W.. Tuttle, of the Iowa State University Medical college, told southern Illinois teachers in convention here today that colleges are developing a contest between physical and mental education, with coaches . , .over-emphasizing their branches of training and academic teachers seeking to check it. Professor Tuttle said participation in athletics today means a lack of mental growth. German Police Arrest 1,500 Peace Disturbers HAMBURG, Germany, March 13 (3"--Fifteen hundred persons were arrested by police here last night "in what was probably the largest political raid ever staged in Germany. About 1,200 will be prosecuted for disturbing the peace, after they had forged tickets for a meeting of fascists. Satisfaction or Your Money Back ~__!C _^_ J * a" Straw indicates the wind, so does the new Rayon (silk-like) linings at no exfra cost, indicate the value in our New Spring Suits STATE... 30 STEPS FROM FEDERAL ~ TfASHION-KIGHT " lints . . . from Fifth A.veniie . . . copies ot Parisian originals . . . new . . new colors . . . new silhouettes. Off-the-face models, for sophisticated wearers . . . b r i m styles f or sports and business. Call and see them! _ MILUNERY DEPARTMENT DORIS LUNSMAN J14 NORTH FEDERAL AVE. HAMILTON AWARD IS PRESENTED Canvas Company Is Fourth Team to Win Trophy in Y. M. C. A. League. .The Hamilton trophy, awarded the. champions of the city league basketball tournament held at the Y. M. C, A., each year,- was presented to the Canvas company, this season's winners, at the joint" meeting of the Y.'s Men and the basketball teams at the Y. M. C. A. Thursday evening. · Ward R.. Hamilton presented the trophy to Charles W. Gasswint, manager ,of the Canvas five, with the brief comment that in the year's of athletics in which his teams had met;Gasswint's he had never known the Canvas company manager to try an'underhanded trick. This is the fourth year the trophy has been up. Hamiltons took it the first year that Mr. Hamilton presented It. The Y's Men then won the trophy^ and' the following year Glldners won the award. If tradition holds true, a new title team may be expected next season. In Mr. Hamilton's presentation speech, he stressed the value of clean sportsmanship. He told of the change, in athletics that is taking place today. Speaking largely in terms of baseball rather than basketball, the business school head and sport fan told of the days of John Mc'Graw's storming with the Boston Orioles, of Christy Mathewson's winning smile and of Grimes' and Cochrane's friendly rivalry.. He said he believed. sports were conducted on a higher plane today and that sportsmen were a much finer group, generally speaking, than in the old days. FOUL PLAY SEEN IN RAMME DEATH Post Mortem Discloses His Back Was Broken and Ribs Crushed. STREATOR, HI., March 13. UP}-Post mortem disclosure that Charles Ramme, 55, had a broken back and crushed ribs when found dead in bed at his farm home Wednesday night precipitated an investigation of the mystery today. v Ramme apparently had been dead four days or more when found by his brother Otto and his wife, who. passing the farm six miles south of here, saw no tracks in the .snow. Doors of the house were locked. It was first thot Ramme died of cerebral hemorraliage. It would have been impassible'for R*mme to get into-bed,unassisted with the fractures he had suffered. A.woman known as Anna Arnolds announced her marriage to Ramme, celebrated secretly Feb. 25, 1931, a year after he was divorced. She produced a marriage certificate from the room where he died and- said she had not talked to him since a telephone call Sunday night. Neighbors said they had seen no light in the house since Sunday. V ' ' The fellow who once had a 540 saddle on a $20 horse now has a.$50 horn on a. second-hand flivver Davenport Times. There Are Other definitions oiE Super Service, perhaps, but we like to think of it as that New Type of Filling Station activity which makes the .Car Owner feel that he has received the required attention, gulcker, better and safer than he ever received it before. Drive Into our Station at East State and -- Penn and let us serve you. GLASS OIL CO. "Our Business Is Growing - Thanks to You" WANTED SECURITY SALESMAN to sell In Mason City and vicinity on a commission basis. Our offerings will meet the requirement* of the most careful Investor, A most attractive contract will be offered the right party. W.D.Hanna Company WATERLOO BURLINGTON ASSAILS AMERICA Vyacheslaff Molotoff (above) president of the council of .people's commissars, provided a background against which to palnt-the progress of Russia un- der'soviet and communist rule. In his opening address at th* sixth biennial all soviet con- RTOM, he assailed the United States and other capitalistic countries. WOMAN SLAYER SENT TO PRISON Nancy Bowen, 65 Year Old Indian, Gets 1 to 10 Years. BUFFALO, N. Y., March 13. UP-Nancy Bowen, 65, Seneca Indian, woman, today was sentenced to imprisonment for one to 10 years for manslaughter, first degree, in connection with the slaying of Mrs. Clotilda Marchand, wife of Henri March and, an artist, in Buffalo, last March. Nancy, who freely admitted the killing but declared it had been done because she believed Mrs. Marchand was a "white witch," 'pleaded guilty Tuesday to the manslaughter charge which was reduced from one of murder. The effect of the sentence was to set the aged Indian woman free immediately, the judge stipulating that the year she has already been held in jail since her arrest should be counted on her prison sentence, Real Estate Transfers Cress, G- E., .Sheriff, to Banked Life Co.; ?21rG56.91. SW% V Sect. 28 and E% NWK Sect. 32 all in 96-22, 3-2-31. Randall, Eliza. T., Randall, Fred and Anna N. to H. B. Farrer, $1, L 10 B 14 College Addition, Mason City, Iowa. 10-iS-30. Webert, Lewis G. and Ethel M. to Edwin H. Crofoot and Martha, Jl, L 5, 6, 7 B 1 and L. 5 and 6, B 3, East Park Place Addn., Mason City. 11-29-30. Cress, G. E., Sheriff, to Ray Nye- maater, 58,000, E% SEM. 24-98-20. FiUpatrick, B. J., and Elizabeth to H. E. Freeman and D. E. K«nyon $1.00 L 13 B 8 Parker's sixth addition, Mason City, Iowa. 3-2-31. Van Horn, Rolln, et al, to H. H. Freeman_51,000 L 4 B 8 Cheney tc Palmeter's addition, Clear Lake. Iowa. 2-23-31. Curvo, Henry and B. R. Dunn, referees to H. E. Freeman $250 E% L I B 40 in M. E. A. TutUe's second addition. 1-2-SO. Sweiger, Anna, to J. N. Sweiger, $1.00. commencing- 4 rods N of NW comer L 11 B 37 Railroad Addition, Mason City, thence N 3 rods, thenca E 10 rods, thence S 3 rods, thence W to bgn. 7-19-30. · · Bokemeler, Christian and Mary, to William A. Bokemeler, $1, (6. C. D.) gi£ SEtf 38-94-20. 3-7-81. Yenter, Ray, as commissioner of Insurance, State of Iowa, to Royal Union Lf. Ins. Co., $1, (Q. C. D.) S% NV/Vt. except E 10 A. 6-9B-20 and Sy a NE% 1-98-21. 3-4-31. . Royal Union Lf. Ins. Co. to Albert Mondt and Carrie, $l', as above, 3-5-31. Lang, Edward M. and Etta A. to Peter 1 J. Ouverson, $1, 10.365 A. in NEJi 2-87-22. 9-10-30. Hales, Mrs. M. C. to Charles L. Crabb, ?250 L 1 and 2 B 20, Swale- dale, Iowa. 2-16-31, Knutson, George and Jennie, et al. to S. M. Stenby, 51, L 7 B 38 E A. TutUe's 2nd Addn.i Clear Lake, Iowa. 2-25-31. Einstein Escapes From Reporters on Landing at Cuxhaven, Germany HAMBURG, Ger, March 13..(./P-Professor Albert Eeinstein will be sapred the ordeal of being interviewed by newspapermen when he lands at Cuxhaven tonight on bin way home from his American visit At his own repeated requests reporters were denied today their cus ternary privilege of riding to Cuxhaven on the boat train to interview returning transAUantic passengers Ancient Statuets Uncovered. CAIRO, Egypt, March 13 UP)-Excavations on the site of the ancient city of Thermopolis have uncovered several statuets of Thoth, God of Writing and Sclencn, and a number of Egyptian and Roman scarcophagri. Dramatic Club Prepare* Play. CLARKSVILLE, March 13.--The Packard Dramatic club will put on the three act comedy, "Ytmmie Yonson's Yob," at the auditoriurrt tonight. BRIBE ATTEMPT IN LAW'S HANDS Solons Disagree on Truth of Governor LaFollette's Charges. MADISON. Wis., March 13. Iff)-Further action on Governor Philip F. LaFollette's charge that an attempt was mada to bribe Senator P. J. Smith, Eau Claire, in connection with public utility bills, lies with the Dane county district attorney, It was agreed today in reports announced by the state senate investigating committee. The majority report, signed by Senator Herman J. Severson, lola progressive, and Eugene Clifford, Juneau democrat, states the investigation established a flagrant attempt by public .utility officials and agents to influence loglslation by improper and unlawful methods. Senator Walter S. Goodland, Racine conservative and chairman of the committee, offered a minority report in which he contended the committee found no evidence that would lead' it to recommend prosecution. ' ^ MOTHER-IN-LAW OF "MIGHTY FIGHTER" SPOILS GOOD STORY CHICAGO, March 13. UP-- It was a good atory and Police Sergeant Thomas McDonald waa an attentive listener. "Automobile?" he asked as he glanced at the injured^head of Harold Emler, who has just come in to make a report. "No, it was robbers," aatd Emler. There were two of them. One held me while the other hit me over the head with a ball bat. When I woka up, there I waa with my head bashed in -and I found I had been robbed of $400. But I put up a ter- nfic fight. I knocked one down and thot I had killed him. I strike a terrible blow when I am angered." As Emler spoke, a quiet woman entered the station and sat down near him. He waa about to go on with the story when she arose. "Mr. Officer," said she, "I am Mrs. Paul Semrow. My daughter, Harriet, is this man's wife, which would make me hi8 mother-in-law. This morning he beat up his wife. Then he came over and told me he Was, going to do the same to me. "I grabbed up a hammer and cracked him." Emler sighed as the sergeant led him gently to a cell. FIRST BIRTHDAY Newest Planet Only One With Same Gravity Pull as Earth. FLAGSTAFF, Ariz., March 13 '*-- Today Is Pluto's birthday, the first anniversary of the discovery of "Planet X," the ninth wond and the only one which is Mother Earth's twin in size. The birthday marks the finish of the big scientific row which this shy, far-distant brother stirred up. For months some astronomers called him a comet, or at best a "planetary object," a sort of halfwit planet. · Pluto now appears to be the only known place where a human being could go without changing his weight. His mass, the factor which determines gravitation's pull, i« very nearly that of the earth. Both he and earth are about 8,000 miles In diameter. Light Is Yellow. Pluto's light is slightly yellow, resembling the shine of mercury, innermost of planets. In one respect Piuto differs from all other planets, the rakish angle at which the plane of his orbit is tilted. His eight older brothers and sisters all have orbits set in the same plane, which figuratively lies like a puritan hat brim severely straight across the brow of the sun Pluto's orbit is tipped to one side like the chapeau of a cavalier. Its tilt Is 17 degrees. Difference Important This 'difference is profoundly important to astronomers. Something titanic happened to account for this partial upset in Pluto's baseline. Solving it may help astronomers read the riddle of creation.,' His name? It was picked by an 11-year old English miss, who in duced an astronomer to cable it n., a suggestion the nlgnt after the discovery was announced. Two Grades Will Be Added to Course of Woden High School WODEN, March 13.-- In an election here to determine if the local high school course of ninth and tenth grades should add a eleventh and twelfth grade next year, the decision was in the affirmative. The opposition lost by three votes. More votes were polled thau ever before in the history of the town which has a population of 205. The new project will not add to the town's taxes as enough tuition pupils are already lined up to pay the added expense of two more grades which will require one more teacher. Merwin Zwald has been in charge of the school this year. DEMAND GRAIN'S JOB Charges against District Attorney Thomas C. T. Grain, above, Now' York, one of the most Important Tammany Hall officials, are to be investigated by Samuel Seabury, named in the case as special commissioner by'Gov. Franklin D. Roosevelt. Grain declared he would fight the charges of "inefficiency, in- eompetenoy, failure to enforce tho criminal law and malfens- anco In office," brot by the City club of New York. TORGESON BILL IS ON CALENDAR House Eliminates Unwanted Measures for Iowa Redistricting. DES MOINES, March 13. (IP)-The house today by the process of elimination placed the Ellsworth- Torgeson senatorial redistrlcting bill on its calendar. The four measures proposing revamping of the senatorial districts were token up by the house as a committee of the whole, the bill receiving- the greatest number of votes being considered the one to go on the calendar. Speaks for BUI The recommendation of the Ells- worth-Torgesott bill, however, does not prohibit its further amendment on the floor or consideration of the other measures as amendments. Speaking for the measure Representative Torgeson, Worth, said the districts had not been changed for 45 years. The, bill received a. vote of'47 to 42.' ··'.' The Morton measure was given a vote of 23 ayes to 03 nays, despite his claim that- "the bill comes'closer to equitable representation than any other." Terms Agree Representative S. W. Nelson of Story county said his bill was so drafted that there would be no conflict in terms and it would not disturb the tenure of office of any holdover senator. It received a vote of 34 to 62. The bill sponsored by Representative A. A. Bonstctter of Kosstith county was given a vote of 31 to 53. It was his contention that his bill would make a fair distribution of the districts on-the basis of population. · Further consideration of .the subject is not expected to come before the house for the next severa' .weeks. APPEAL FILED IN ROAD BOND CASE Attorneys for Both Sides Ask That Hearing Be Advanced. DES MCtNBS, March. 13. (#)-An appeal from the Polk county district court decision upholding, the validity of the $100,000,000 road iond amendment to the constitution vas filed today with the clerk of iio supreme court. Attorneys representing both sides also filed a motion asking that the hearing be advanced to April 7 instead of being placed on the docket for hearing at'a later date The suit, brought by H. U. Ma:hews of Ottumwa, 'seeks an Injunction against state officials from ;alhng the special election on the amendment June 16. Judge Loy L-add, who heard the case in tho lower court here, handed down an oral opinion upholding the amendment. Shipping Association at Traer to Continue TRAER, March 13. (INS)--Thr Traer Livestock Shipping association which has been practically without busines's since the starting of the reload association here un der the Eastern Iowa Marketing association held a meeting and decided to continue as an association until next fall and to decide then what course of action .to take. Officers elected were: R. C. Wood president; Frank C. Darly, vice president; Fred Chard, secretary. The directors''of the association chosen were Glenn Stark, S. S. Wil son and John Jung. A. J.' 1 Danker who has served as manager slnct the association was started in 1919 will retain his position until nex fall. Local Beauty Shop Remodeled NEW EQUIPMENT ADDED The Harrington Beauty Shop, 212 " ; 4 N. Federal Avenue, has just completed a remodeling campaign which included the installation of booths for manicuring, .facials, scalp treatments, shampooing and hair drying, permanent waving and marcelling. New equipment of the latest design has been added among which is the Arnoll Medication Steamer which beautifies the hair and restores its charm, giving new health to unattractive , hair. The shop will now give treatments for falling- hair, dandruff and condition the scalp and hair for waving. The new and latest Frederick, 2 way voltmeter permanent waver will be used. This device guards against over steaming: and will give any style wave desired. The interior of.the shop has been completely redecorated in an attractive green. Courts Martial Begun for 77 Officers Who . Took Part in Revolt JACA, Huesca, Spain, March 13. 1F--Courts martial were begun here today for 77 commissioned and noncommissioned officers implicated in -he unsuccessful military revolt staged last December. Detachments of troops and civil guards patrolled he streets. Five death sentences arc o be asked. Life Imprisonment viU bo asked for 66. Old Lindbergh Farm New Minnesota Park ST. PAUL, March in. OT--The farm on which the "Lone Eagle" frolicked as a boy will become a. park. Governor Olson has signed a bill creating the Charles A. Lindbergh state park near Little Falls. Colonel Lindbergh and other heirs of his father will deed over the land. Mrs. lTSporaa,80, Dies at Local Hospital Mrs. H. Sporaa, 80, Garner, died at a local hospital Friday afternoon. She had been in the hospital since Jan. 19. The body wag returned to Garner. The voice of the people would be more effective however, as a chorus instead of a medley.--Wisconsin State Journal. GOTTLIEB GRUPP IN COUNCIL RACE Petitions Being Circulated for South Federal Meat Market Owner. The announcement was made Friday that petitions were being circulated for the nomination of Gottlieb Grupp as a candidate for the city council. Mr. Grupp, one of the pioneer residents of tho community, has been in business here many years. At present he operates a meat market at 401 South Federal avenue. USE THE G-G WANT ADS. . 10 DAYS IN JAIL/ ARE yon willing to 'pay th« ·C*. price of a cigar to havo the ainirance of · dependable brake* at alt times I Then, drlye In and let tu quota YOU our SpccUl Serrtce Rate. Under this arrangement you agree to let ui tut your brake! every SOO miles. We agree to keep your brakei cleaned, oiled and adjcited-- and make any neceiiry cepalri. "On the ititcfa la. time" prlhcf. pie we can afford to quote very rcMonable rate*. Try thli «n- ·ibJe, economical method o! keeping up-keep down and preventing accident;. "FnermoiB Ui.iUr I mint) Service WHEEL and AXLE ALIGNMENT "We Straighten 'Em Cold" Let TTs Give Your Car a Complete Check Free RUSSELL BRAKE SERVICE 20 Second St. S. W. Th. 313 Our Phone Number is 35$ Remember it for It's the Number you call when you want Paul's Radio Service to come and give your Radio Set expert attention. That's Our Business and We Don't "mess around" because we mean business and know how to make your Radio Set work as it-should. Come into our store at 7 Second street southwest and get the Smile we have for you. Z. Paul Clement, Prop. THESE CANDY SPECIALS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY -Chocolate Peanut on 1'Canut Candy. Lots of -in Clusters, pound ZiJC FrcSU Peanuts, pound... IOC r 2 Pounds for S5c Old Fashioned i e Taffy, pound IOC Baked Chicken Dinner £Oc \VITII CRANBERRY SAUCE--SATURDAY AND SUNDAY WnndcrfuL S «. n d- n-lrlion and SBladB nerved hero nil tho lime. Rendezvous Confectionery Luncheonette " »·*·** V*Vf«.ii*»«j4k,ifci O/».UtJfU O/J.O- Uitl^V I Luncheon Daily 35c 123 NORTH FEDERAL MASON CITY Saturday Sale Another record-breaking of shoe prices. One lot of slippers and pumps. Velvets, Suedes, Kid and d»-| f|/\ Patent Leathers. One hundred pairs go at, pair. . V * «UU BE HERE EARLY SATURDAY MORNING Novelty Shoes straps. More than 25 new spring styles, Blllln tins, hucKlu oxfords, pumps, p.lf. Mod kid, pate n t, k i d ; li r o w n k i d . Remark » l i I o shoe values. SPECIAL $£ 98 and Girls' Sport OXFORDS With Crepe Solo $1.08 $2.69 $2.95 ARCH SHOES Black Kid Patent or Wide $2.95 Knna .Tettlclc SHOES Ono Lot Knna Jettlck a n d C a r d i n a l Shoes, special $2.95 and $3.95 MEN'S OXFORDS SPECIAL $2.4S All Sizes BOYS' OXFOKDS $1.98 and $2.48 ROBINSON'S SHOE MARKET 213 SO. FEDERAL

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