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February 9, 1944

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 9

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Charles City Globe-Gazette ?loyd Fish, jfGame Group |Makes Plans !$ Charles City -- The annual hneeting of the Floyd County Fish 'ife Game club will be held Wed- iesday evening at 8 p. m., in the Assembly · room'.-at the court ^ouse. This meeting is the reg- i:;,!lar time for the election of of- j'.icers for 1914 and a general re- 'Ij-iew ol the past-year's business. jj A talk will be given by Lt. Ed ,iailey on the taking of Attu and !£ the incidents, leading to it. t.jeutenant Bailey,_was an eyewitness in this theater ol operations, 'he general' public is extended »': invitation to come to this ieejijig, hear" lieutenant Bailey's lit and observe what the club as done and what some of its Jtans';,are for the coming year. Wedding 'erformed at Church ij Charles City--Sunday afternoon fa, the St. John's Lutheran church parsonage, Miss Mildred Marie |j?3ll, daughter of Mike L. Hall, fcJ Harriman, Tenn., and Mrs lry Hall, of Charles City,- be- Kfne the bride of Ivan LeRoy M. |lj)ttcher, son of Mr. and Mrs. Guy T Katcher, of Charles City, the K!y. Walter M. Fritschel, pastor Ljiiclating. Miss Margaret Myrtle *'U sister of the bride, attended majd of honor, -and Gerald Eu- pe Katcher, brother of the Adegroom, served as best jnan. /The bride attended the Charles ,f!.ity high school. The bridegroom ,j,ttended the Waverly high school '|. : fe is employed by the Capital Tobacco corporation. A wedding fupper -was served at Beck's cafe, IJounday evening. A pre-wedding |»ihower was held Wednesday eve- ning, Feb. 2, for the bride. The newlyweds are residing at 1200 Grove street. Man Gets Sentenced to Stay Home Nights; Avoid Beer Taverns Charles City--From now on, Lawrence Springer, of Charles City, will stay away from beer taverns, remain home nights, and conduct himself as a good husband and lather should, otherwise he will have- to answer to Justice John W. McGeeney. Those were the conditions that Justice McGeeney imposed on Springer Monday night, when he pleaded guilty to a charge of intoxication and disorderly conduct. Justice McGeeney lined Springer $100 and costs, and suspended 585 of the fine pending good behavior. Springer paid the remaining S15 of the fine anc! costs. It was alleged in the information that Springer, at a dance in the Ellis auditorium Saturday night, engaged in an altercation and broke a window and also a glass out of a door at the auditorium. Charles City Briefs Word has been received by relatives that Frank Wolf, of the coast guard, is confined to the hospital at San Francisco, Cal., with an infection in his hand. Mrs. Russell Sheeley a n d daughter, Mary Lou, returned from Cedar Rapids Monday evening where they attended the capping exercises of the Murphy hospital school of nursing. Another of .the Sheeley's daughters, Virginia, was one .of the class of 31 students to receive her cap. Lt. Charles Reynolds was to arrive Wednesday for a visit with his aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs. Not Long Not Short FLAT TOP FEATHER TRIM The new version of the feather trim that combines the-smartness of the "flat top"' hair-do with the charm ajid youth of the feather trim. Flattering," wonderfully easy-to-handle. RAZOR-HAIR TRIM SHAMPOO AND HAIR STYLING .50 Regular $8.50 .Individual G-7 r\r\ Permanent. Special J I .UU $10.00 up · · · T , $ 3.95 up Magic Cold Wave Other Permbnents Dflmorrs lf you most fi | e Income Tax Allowable? yWc*i M wt «u»m f« t*** m Tie TAX PRIMER , cwtri*e information temple filltd-ott PBIMEB It will appear as a part of your Saturday's Globe-Gazette E. L. Walleser. He will leave again Thursday. Pvt. Duane Wessell of Camp Funston, Kans., visited his parents, Mr. and Mrs. G. F. Wessel! over the weekend. Cpl. Robert Voyles of Camp Adair, Ore., arrived here Friday night to spend a short furlough with his mother, Mrs. W. G Kinsman, 1503 Clark street. Mr. and Mrs. Dale Kramer, of Allison, are the parents of a son born at the Cedar Valley hospital. A daughter was born at the hospital to Mr. and Mrs. George Crooks, ot St. Ansgar. Lt. Chandler Smith, who is stationed at Philadelphia, Pa. arrived Monday for a short' visit with his parents, Mr. and Mrs Merrill Smith, Sr. Lieutenant Smith is enroute back to his ah base from Duluth where he accompanied the body ot a soldier T. Sgt. W. K. Pope left Monday for New York after spending the weekend with Mrs. Pope's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Carney. Sergeant Pope had been giving a special course of instruction in color photography at Camp Crowder, Mo. Sgt. Dale Banks, who has been home on a furlough visiting his wife and daughter, and his parents and other relatives, returned to Fort Jackson, S. Car., Sunday evening. Meetings Of North Iowa Organizations CRESCO-vMrs. J. P. Thomson will be hostess Friday afternoon to the monthly meeting for the Mayflower society of the Cresco Congregational church in charge 'of the president, Mrs. F. O Luelir BELMOND--Tally-Ho club will meet with Mrs. Reynold Kinsett Thursday. PLYMOUTH -- The Farmers Wives and Daughters club was to meet Wednesday for an all-day session at ihe home of Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Cfaus east of Plymouth KIESTfiR, Minn _ Immanuei Lutheran Ladies aid will meet Thursday afternoon at the church parlors. SCARVILLE--Immanuel Ladies Aid will be entertained in the church parlors Thursday. afternoon by Mrs. August Luther and Mrs. Adolph Iverson. MANLY--The Library Benefit Bridge club was to meet Tuesday at the home of Mrs. Hazel Christiansen. MANLY--Mrs. James Woods will be hostess to the contract bridge club at her home Wednesday. FERTILE--The Woman'ss Missionary society will meet Thursday at the home of Mrs. Gaylord Preshplt. G E N E V A , -- Tb.e_ Methodist Brotherhood will sponsor ail all- church family night Sunday in the Methodist church. PLYMOUTH -- Prayer Circle will meet Thursday morning at 9 o'clock at Mrs. F. A. Peshak's home. GARNER--R. E. A. annual meeting, Thursday morning in the St. Boniface church basement, MK Mitt- WTSffit U . S . ·SCAn !·_... SOMEVJHESES WAR MOW-- T03SON THE. PROGRESS IVE. WOE IN THIS H*, BUSINESS I M AU5EAW IM THE. SW. ftiuy.. \N$P . tTD ftJOBLY TAKEN SQUE GUYS 5 V x P/WE CUD TU4T, I GUESS I AlW SO VOOffc SOU RS..I snu. SS.Y "^ 2-9 Garner. Andy Wolfries from radio station WMT will be the feature attraction. STfLSON--The Stilson Ladie a Aid society will meet Thursday afternoon in the social parlors oi the church. GARNER _ Hancock: county girl's 4-H leaders and assistants will meet Thursday afternoon at the Central States building a Brilt. SEXTON--Mrs. J. A. Higgs will entertain the Sexton Women's society of Christian Service at hei home in Wesley Thursday. ACKLEY--Presbyterian Ladies Aid society will meet Thursday afternoon in the church parlors. ACKLEY--Methodist W. S. C. S. will meet Thursday afternoon MANLY--Mrs. H. W. Durnei will-be hostess to the women ol the W. M. S. at her home Thursday. LITTLE CEDAR--The annual meeting of the Little Cedar Cooperative association was to be held at the M. W. A. hall in Little Cedar Wednesday. LITTLE CEDAR--Ladies ot the W. S. C. S. will serve dinner to the public in the Methodist church basement Thursday. Here ** There Rake--Mr. and Mrs. Fred H. Schaper and family were honored at a farewell party at their home on Thursday evening. The Schaper family is,, moving to Kenyon, Minn., where they purchased a farm. They received a purso of silver. Klcmme--W. J. Johnson, who has been in Colfax taking treatment, returned home. Mr. Johnson has been bedfast for several months due to being attacked by a steer early in the summer, which nearly cost him his life. Joice--Mrs. Jerry Hougham of Gladbrook arrived Saturday to be with her daughter, Opal Hougham, teacher of the Larson rural school, who is ill at the home of Mrs. F. L. Suby. The school has remained closed during her illness. Fertile--Mrs. Tom Bakko and daughter, Mrs. Herbert Ryers returned home from Kansas City, Mo., where they were called by the serious illness of a son .and brother, Alvin Bakkc. Scarville--The Rev. A. N. Erud- vig and the Rev. S. J. Frcthcim were in Forest City Monday where they attended the monthly meeting of the St. Ansgar circuit pas- torial conference. St Ansgar--Mary Elaine Lange- hotigh, who attends St. Olaf college at Nqrth£ield, Minn., the weekend with her parents, the Rev. and Mrs. O. A. Langehough. Prolivin--Lt. Col. and Mrs. R. S. Shane oC DCS Moincs visited at the Joe D. Bouska home Sunday. Chester--Robert Armstrong, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Armstrong. returned Monday to Farragul, Idaho, alter spending a 10-day furlough at home. Mitchell--Ensign Clenda Skuster came from Great Lakes training station Wednesday and visited her parents. Mr. and Mrs. Rasmus Skuster, until Saturday, when she left for cPnsacola, Flo., where she will be stationed. Rake--Pfc. Otis Hontsad left Sunday for Amcrillo, Texas, after spending a furlough at the parental Lars Honstad home. Kanawha--The first meeting of the newly organized Junior American Citizens club was held Thursday evening in the grade school building with 23 members present. Goodcll--Cpl. Kermil Smith of Camp Dix, N. J.. visited relatives in this community the past few days. Eagle Grove--Chase Cotton, air- frake constructor for the C. N. W. railway in Chicago for many j-cars, visited his mother, Mrs. W. J. Cotton, and with his sisters. VIrs. Harry Schoonovcr, and Mrs. Howard Schoonovcr. Chapin--2nd Lt. Gene Petheram ·eturned to a camp in Kentucky Sunday evening after spending his furlough, at the parental, Earl 'etheram, home. Ricevitle--Twin girls were born o Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Schrieber Sunday, at the Vollbrecht hospital Che Schriebers have one other pair of twins, girls 19 years old, also a daughter 11 years and a son 3 years old. Kidgeway -- Mrs. Anna Anderon was pleasantly surprised Sun- lay wen a number of friends ;athercd at her home in Lincoln ownship to celebrate her birthday. IOWA LEADS IN FOOD LOCKERS 5,200 Plants Operated Throughout Nation By JAMES MARLOW ' and GEORGE ZIELKE Washington, (£)_Food lackers which started with an icebox in the first World War, are coming of age in this one. In food lockers--compartments arranged in refrigeration plants like safe-deposit boxes in a bank --families can store perishable foods like meat, poultry eggs butter, fruits, vegetables. Undoubtedly they will continue to spread through suburban and rural areas. II is less likely they will find equal popularity in cities. About 1,500,000 families now have food lockers in approximately 3,200 plants. The average cost per locker per year is $H. The war production board and war food administration have permitted about 1,000 plants to be built since Pearl Harbor More are being built. More will be. The first lockers, officials here say, were set up in Centralia Washington, in 1917 on an humble scale: boxes in an ice house. The idea took time to spread. The locker plants got started in the middle-west on a solid scale in the raid-1930's; The" mid- vest still leads the rest of the country. There are 500 in Joiva, topping all states. Generally (here are 2 kinds of locker plants: The limited service type, providing frozen storage only; and the complete service type, .resembling in many ways a small, modern packing plant. The service includes for the farmer; either on the farm or at the plant, chilling, aging, cutting grinding, curing, smoking, lard rendering, packaging, labeling,' and quick freezing of fruits and vegetables. The service, of course, carries a cost in addition to locker rental Here are some locker advantages for a rural or farm family: Farmer Jones, who used to sell nis PIRS at market and then buy pork for his "family from the local retail store, can take his phr to the locker plant. There it is chilled, cut, pock- aged and stored in his locker which he visits as he needs meat for his table. Thus he saves the difference betweeh what he would have oaid for that whole pig from time to time in a retail store and what it cost him to raise the pig and nave it butchered and stored. Or Jones raises chickens. It's October, His eating chickens arc 7 months old, just mature and ri«ht for killing. He figures his family will c;it 100 through the winter. He used to kill them one at a time. This meant work, feed and some chickens lost through weather or illness. Xow he takes the whole hundred to the locker plant, has (hem killed, stored and frozen, saves himself lime, work, money and worry, and has fresh chicken through Ihe winter. This is the kind of plan which could greatly help farmers who never have attempted to store their own meat on their own premises. For instance: Farmers in the south. But the idea of lockers for city dwellers seems limited in relation to the meat-growing farmer It appears less likely that a city- dweller would try to buy half a steer or a whole pig and have it stored. Certainly he couldn't do it now because of rationing. After the war meat packers may work out a plan for frozen boneless meat or some other method lo keep consumers happy. Maine Grows Lemons North Scbasro, Maine, (U.R)--. Lemon pie--made from New England-grown lemons--is being en- loyed by Lawson Rowe's family. Tho Rowes planted the lemon tree in their backyard several years sgo. Three years later it bore fruit, ^ut the lemons were no larger than grapes. The latest crop, however, weighed a total of 17 ounces, and it was possible to make the pies. Hayfield--Cpl. and Mrs. Marvin '. Johnson returned lo Fall River, ass., Sunday after a short fur- ough at the parental T. T. Blank ind John Johnson homes. Books Supplied War Prisoners by Y. M. Agency in Europe Perhaps the most unusual of circulating libraries are those which supply the working detachments of large prison camps. Some ?nnnn° nSC P ermaile "t camps have 100,000 prisoners, divided among a 1,000 or more working detachments scattered widely throughout adjacent areas. Special boxes of books are made up m the libraries of the permanent camps, each box selected both to satisfy the varied tastes within each working group, and also to difter sufficiently from all the other book kits, so that these may be rotated among the detachments some of which are absent from the main camps for weeks or months. Most of the books sent to permanent camps in Europe are from large book depots at the Geneva Switzerland, headquarters of War Prisoners Aid of the Y M C A which supplies them as part of its' world-wide program of education recreation, religion and vocational training for war prisoners. The variety of the demands upon this Buy War Savings Bonds and Stamps from your Globe-Gazette carrier boy. CLEAR UKE WEDNESDAY - THURSDAY WILLIAM BENDIX LOUISE RAINER "HOSTAGES" EVELYN KEiES "There Is Something About a Soldier" MOW--ENDS THUBSDAY TILL £:QO - EVE. « - i ( Plus Tax - Kids lOc £ j[ Diana Robert BARRYMORE CUMMINGS book depot is indicated by the r°- cent request of one American soldier for "a text book on jiu jitsu, a history of the Protestant Church and a fishing manual!" Gets Delayed Honor Cambridge, Ohio, (U.PJ--William Gaskill believes it's better late than never. Gaskil], whose son is stationed at Long Beach, Cal., with the army air corps, received the purple heart award for being wounded in action--with the American forces in the Flanders drive of October, 1918. aaBafelimgAg^Kj^feyfa^si ^w..-.,_,._. ^. I Wednesday, Feb. 9, 1914 q 1 MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE Trucks Join Drive New York, (U.PJ--More · than 15,000 railway express trucks have been turned into rolling posters for the fourth war loan drive, with exhortations to buy bonds plastered conspicuously on their sides. ENDS WED. ONCE UPON A I10.VEY.MOON "DRUMS OF FU MANCHU" n cTILL 6:00- THEN Of Pins T « r - Child. lUc li \ THURS. - FBI. MYSTERY TERROR! UiciUi Ball · Richard C*d*M · Jin Milltr EMi* tnckw · FriocM . DttI Anuz CO-U1T GHOST DANCE TONITE CHUCK HALL ORCHESTRA PALACE NOW SHOWING Earl Hunt Fri. ( Lynn Kerns Sat. CHUCK HALL flg ORCH. SUN. LATE BUS AFTEE DAXCE WED. - FBI, - SAT - SUN AT LONG LAST! THE "MUSICAL GEMS" OF RAY PEARL'S ORCHESTRA THE BAND IN DEMAND · COLUMBIA'S TOAST COAST TO COAST NEXT TUES. COLUMBIA'S TOAST COAST TO COAST ·' and what do for a date / Fierce Fred MacMurroy has the muscles, but the girls get Jh» exer- ciiel Wotch the bull of Brooklyn cut loose in those Park Avenue Parlors and find out that even Park Avenue Babies like lo piayt STARTNG WEDNESDAY WHERE ALL - THE - BEST - SHOWS - PLAY

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