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The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 16

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16 TUESDAY, MAHCH 14, 1939 MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE ~--· -- . ; . n r . ,. _____^ 'iiiJUJVi.x VJJ.J. J. VJJjVJJ3Ji-VJ/iZ/H| J. 1 Hi SCHOOL VOTING HELD THROUGHOUT NORTH IOWA VENTURA WILL HAVE NEW GYM Fertile Indorses Bond Issue for New School Auditorium North Iowa voters went to the polls Monday and elected school directors and also decided several Issues, such as bonding the . district at Fertile for 511,000 to construct and equip an auditorium for the school, and to huiid a new 535,000 gymnasium at Ventura. NORTHWOOD -- Dr. A. . Heiny, dentist, was re-elected and John S., Veenker was elected to the school board in the largest election for several years. Dr. Heiny received a total of 195 votes, while Veenker, a druggist, received 187. Veenker succeeds W. O. Ebert, who was not a candidate. County Atty. A. J. Wardwell received 92 votes. C. M. Brager received 134 votes, his name being placed on the ballot by stickers and in writing. The total vote was 308. »H. 1VRIGHT, K. B. STUART ARE ELECTED HAMPTON--R. H. Stuart and Dr. H. D. Wright were elected to the school board here, defeating the incumbents, Earl Bryan and L. H. Davis, who had served as directors since 1927. The vote was S'.uart, «fl; Dr. Wright, 425; Bryan. 228, and Davis, 232. Mr. Davis has served as president o£ the board since 1934, TWO RE-ELECTED TO SHEFFIELD BOARD SHEFFIELD--Mrs. E. E. Esslinger and Mrs. Oliver Yelland were re-elected to the schc.l board in the annual school election here, beating four other candidates who sought to replace them as directors. The vote was as follows: Mrs. Yelland 146; Mrs. Esslinger 119; L. G. Benz 62; Carl Foster 48; W. D. Trowbridge 52, and Dr. H. C. Anderson 32. PROPOSAL FOR NEW VENTURA GYM WINS VENTUHA--The proposal to bufld a new 535,000 gymnasium for the consolidated school here carried by 85 per cent in the annual school election today The vote was 196 yes and 43 no. W. H. Skene was re-elected to the school board with Roland Luscomb filling the other vacancy. MRS. annuLiN AND DR. RICHARDSON NAMED WESLEY--Following is a summary of Monday's voting in the Wesley Independent school district with a total of 193 votes cast. Individuals polled the following: R. C. Bauer, 87: Mrs. Ignatz Eisen- hacher, 37; Mrs. . Myrtle Mullin, 135; Dr. K. R. Richardson, 122. The two winners are to serve as directors for a period of three years. ' BONDING ISSUE WINS AT FERTILE SCHOOL FERTILE -- The consolidated school district of Fertile voted 138 to 61 in favor of bonding the district for 511,000 to construct and equip an auditorium addition to the school. J. A. Ouverson was re-elected to the board by a vote of 182 to 166. MOORHEAD, RILEY WIN AT NEW HAMPTON NEW HAMPTON -- Robert Moorhead, farmer and A. L. Riley, business machine dealer, overwhelmed B. A. Brigadier] insurance agent and E. J. Feuling publisher, in the school election here Monday. Moorhead, running for a one ?ff rf ie 'S -- piled up 87a votes to 283 for Brigadier while Riley running for the two year terra won from Feuling 803 to 353. Both Brigadier and Feuling had been appointed to fill vacancies J. G. Schueth, hardware dealer received 792 votes and J. p. Rjg- Jer, banker, received 768 votes Unusual Opportunity Be A Dodge Dealer Three Good Towns Open In ltn« with their policy or uniform d«Ier representation in teller Ibin »veraje towns, Doflyc bij asked as la arrange fir Dodrc-Flvmonlh dealers in Clear Lake, Garner and Xorthwooi. Her« are S nnttsnaUy good locations, in the heart or Iowa's bejt affricDltor- »1 rerion, ^here dronctit ij unknown lad crops are always food, (owns that draw from a wide territory. With a reasonable capita) Investment, (air hnsiness Judrtnent and consilient effort, and wilh the help w* can jive him, substantial profits are assured ne new dealer from the start. Plymouth is Biter,! » n d Best of an 3 low priced cars, with delivered prices from SVH.OO np. Ihe Silver Anniversary Dodje dominates that price elass Just ahove (be 3 lorrtil. with ft 6 passenger Sedan deliverinr »s low as J8SJ.OO. Tbcn there is the complete line, of Dodge Trucks from the 54 ton Fieknp to the 3 Con Diesel, »n priced Tflh (he lowest. FaHc acceptance of Dodge and Plymouth Is it Us highest. The spring business i jasl ahead. II Is the Ideal ilma for « dealer to rxl started and make money. Write or see us ahont any one of these 3 golden opportunities. Hart Motors, Inc. DODGE-PLYMOUTH MASON CITY, IOWA World's First Air Hostess 83 YEAR OLD WOMAN BURIED · Mrs. Stockdale's Funeral Services in Home at Hampton HAMPTON -- Funeral services for Mrs. James Stockdale, 83, who died at her home Thursday after 10 days' illness with flu, were held at her home Monday afternoon with the Rev. D. M. Beggs, pastor of the Congregational church in charge and burial at Hampton. Mrs. Stockdale was born at Clonas, Ireland, In 1856 and came from there to Aplington, Iowa, 15 rears later with a brother and ister. Her marriage took place here in 1872. Surviving are four sons, William f Morgan township; Louis, Joeph and Howard, and a daughter, VIrs. Fred Philpott, all of Hamp- on, a brother at Devil's Lake, N. Dak., and two grandchildren. A on, Jess, was killed four years ago n an automobile accident. HIISS ELLEN CHURCH CRESCO--To the city of Cresco ijclonsrs the distinction of being the birthplace and early home of the first air hostess in the world. Miss Ellen Church, now superintendent of pediatrics as a member of the faculty of the school of nursing at the Milwaukee county hospital in Wisconsin, was the first !o conceive the idea of combining nursing with air transportation. Taught in Minneapolis A daughter of Mrs. Isabella Church of Cresco, graduate from the Cresco high school class of 1923 and the department of nursing at the University of Minnesota, Miss Church prac- tised nursing: and taught classes in her profession in the hospitals of Minneapolis. Later she went to California where in 1930 she was on the faculty of the nursing school in the French hospital of San Francisco. During a certain holiday there she visited the United Air tines, as she had for some time been interested in flying and had then eight houri of solo flights to her credit. Meeting one of the managers Miss Church suggested the idea of using: girl stewardesses instead of men on the air lines, thus combining flying with nursing. The idea did not at first appeal to the manager, but when Miss Church further explained the plan that had been in her mind, he soon admired it and took the matter up with the officers in Chicago who soon dispatched their agent to contact Miss Church, which resulted in her being engaged as their first air hostess, with power to chose her assistant nurses. Not Easy Task The selection 'of the necessary eight nurses was not such an easy task at that time, so many competent girls being rather reluctant to undertake this kind of air service. Now, after nearly nine years experienue, the air transportation companies find several hundred applicants on the waif- ing list, and the methods and requirements remain about the same as those first outlined by Miss Church in 1930. Accuses American People of Erroneous Propaganda Both Schueth and Rigler were unopposed for three year terms. They are incumbent members. Four of the five members of the school board had to run because of two vacancies. THREE ELECTED BY VOTERS AT LtTVERNE LUVERNE--Chris Nygaard, Dr. H. D. Meyer and Walter Hespi were elected to the school board here. The total vote was as follows: For the two vacancies for three year terms: Nygaard, 126; Dr. Meyer, 92; J. A. Lindbak, 81; William Miller, 54. For the one vacancy for a two year term: Hespi, 98; Charles Wolf, 64. ELECTION' AT MANLY HAS NO OPPOSITION MANLY--The school election held Monday was a quiet one. Ben Lake and Rush Culver were reelected far three year terms with no opposition offered. Perry Webb was re-elected as treasurer of the board. Other members are Emil Rachut, Harry Bosworth and James Hungerford. Secretary of the board is Ted Rumbley. LTWDBERG. OLSON ELECTED TO BOAKD FOREST CITY--H. G. Lundberg and A. R. OJson were elected to the school board in a spirited election in which 772 votes were cast Monday. Lundberg was reelected. He received 531 votes while Olson balloted 535. Frank Segerstrom, seeking re-election, received 175, and Art Hugelen 199. TWO RE-ELECTED TO ALGONA BOARD ALGONA--D. L. Lcffert receiving 224 votes, and Mrs. D. D. I Monlux, with 209. were re-elected to the school board at Monday's school election. A total of 263 votes were cast. Antone Johnson received 74 ballots, and Burdette Agard 1! writein votes. C. R. LaBarre, who had no opposition was re-elected treasurer. BOYLAN AND SORENSON ELECTED AT DUMONT DUMONT--Charles Boylan and F. M. Soronson won in the school election f o r t h e Consolidated school. Only two names were filed, those of Boyland and Jacob Pfaltzgraff, who had served the past six years. Enough interest was created to write in names which resulted as follows: Charles Boylan, 90; F. M. Sorenson, 90; Carl Boeckemeier, 72; and Jacob , Pfaitzgraff, 59. Sorenson retired i from the board two years ago EMMETSBURG--Accusing the American people of false propaganda, a letter was received here this week by Miss Lorraine McNamara, from a correspondent in Vienna. The letter one of a series in a school correspondence exchange follows in part: "It is only pretty what our Fuhrer Adolph Hitler has rendered in six years. There is no people in the world who is so happy as our people in Germany. All what you have heard about Germany dare be nothing other as lies. "You in America could be very glad when you have so a man as Herr Hitler. You must confess you have innumerable Jewis. Our Fuhrer has all this abolished anc his people is him very thankfu' for that. "From your country goes, alas the lie propaganda from the Ju- diasm about our Germany out, Germany wants nothing as the peace in the world. We are very strong and sole, how no other people in the world. The Jewis they still live in Germany have no influence in our life." The complimentary close to th = letter states: "It lives Germany anc the Fuhrer Adolph Hitler--your Herbert Ziedek." after serving nine years, seven ol which were as president. DIRECTORS PICKED AT DOUGHERTY DOUGHERTY--The Dougherty Independent school held a meeting at the town hall Monday afternoon. Two directors, Will Jessup and Mike Hogan, were elected for a term of 3 years. BOERCHERDING AND WATSON ARE PICKED NASHUA--Out of a total o 373 votes in Monday's school elec tion, 240 were cast for J. C. Watson, incumbent member of th board, and 214 for W. F. Boerch erding. Both will serve thre year terms. Cedar River Eight Feet Above Level CHARLES CITY--The Ceda river was eight feet above wate level, and ice was piled up below the Alain street dam here Tuesday morning. It was the annual rising of water, occasioned by th warmer weather and inflow from other streams. NORTH IOWAN DIES OF WOUND Eagle Grove Man in Navy Fatally Hurt at San Diego, Cal. EAGLE GROVE--Christian A. Veilsen, 29, U. S. Navy, First Class Seaman, died March 7, at North sland air station, San Diego, CaL, "rom the effects of a gun shot wound. The body was brought to Eagle Jrove, the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Neilsen, and funeral services were conducted Wonday, at the Kubitschek and hastier funeral home, by the Rev. Merrill King, of the Open Bible church, with burial in Rose Hill :emetery, Eagle Grove. · A military service at the grave was conducted by members of the American Legion, who also Jfficiated as pallbearers. He is :urvived by his parents, three Brothers and four sisters. ; Annual Meeting of Orchard Elevator Planned Wednesday ORCHARD--The annual meeting of the A. J. Merfeld elevator will be held at the Orchard high school gymnasium Wednesday evening at 7:30. A program is being put on by Mr. Fairchild of Omaha, with a talk about feed and Mr. Christianson of Albert Lea will give a talk of hydrid seed corn. A movie picture show will be put on by the Wayne Feed company of Omaha, Nebr. Free coffee and doughnuts will be served. Traditional Rolled Form of Diploma Is Forsaken at I. S. C. AMES--Tradition will be cast aside at graduation ceremonies at [owa State college in June when the symbolic sheepskin will be presented in modern folder. No longer will the diplomas be awarded in the customary rolled fashion, tied with ribbon, but will be enclosed in a leatherette folder. Symbolic of the college, leather in cardinal will be used for the cover, with the name of the college in gold lettering on the front. Swaledale Man 80 Years Old Feted at Roney Residence SWALEDALK -- A group of friends and relatives spent Thursday evening at the home of George M. Roney helping him celebrate his forty-ninth anniversary ir Iowa and his eightieth birthday Mr. Roney settled on his farrr I'A miles south of Swaledale on March 9 1890, his thirty-first birthday. The time was spent visiting and a lunch was served by Mrs. George Roney. Mr. Honey has been in poor health for several months Among those present were his twc sons, Monroe Roney, Mr. and Mrs J. Kenneth Roney and two granddaughters, Mrs. Will England Mrs. Minnie Roney, Raymond England and Mr. and Mrs. Grant Roney. Stomach Gas? JF you are troubled wish gas, heartburn or stomach upsets caused by excess acidity, an excellent tonic to take is Dr. Piercc's Golden Medical Discover}'. It stimulates the appetite and tends to increase the now of gistric juice, and thus . sirt* in itRproTinj? dipc!- lion st food ana in strenRthcTiini? you Mr Dive LJUJJ Hujfhcs. 1417 Hamilton St. ,j Ttoyld hclch jfjj ndiEution. I h Iowa, says: "After eatins 1 ftcn would have acid liquid or tablet* I'rotn your dniKHiJt today. -New jije, Uquid Sl.OO, tablets SOc. New Faces in Congress PICS A.HO CAWIS. W£BWB SPfOJU. DIETS OF W»R* f 0»S AXO FED THOU CWETUUV TO WIN S THEM HACK TO HEALTH. MIUOO AS HIGH K 9 COWS BETORE YMIKINS TO THE COUKTRV SCHOOL WHERE HE ATTAMEP'HIS EARIY EDUCATION. S*T "^W UTO MtHO tucno TO THE 76« ECOHOMJCS AT lurra ctuist KCWAH, WWA; OUTSTAHDtHG HOBBY 1STO MAkE UFE FUASANTANn WMBWULE FOR HIS 7H8S M«aiTE85. HtttH, 18i MARJORIES; AHO MAW JANE, It; HIS BUU1E5T AMBITIOH JASTO BE A U8WtH AMD EfTS MtlTICH. HenryOJALLE Republican. OF MCORAH,10WA,¥(A3 80RH CH A FASM NEAR ALBERT «A, WWHi ATTWDtb RURAL SCHOOlSitUTHER ACADWW, COLLEGE, DECORAH, IOWA; CKICASO AHO OTHER 1 UHIVERSITIES ?OR 6BADUATS YKfcX. (·ECONOMICS AND fOUTlCAL SCIENCE,, The cartoon depicted above was drawn by Sotto of the Washington Post staff and appeared in that newspaper, as one of a series dealing with the nation's newest congressional representatives. Rcp- Detorah ^ ' SUWeC ' ° f ihe ab ° Ve carf ° on ' is a resident of Conduct Rites of Hampton Resident HAMPTON--Last rites tor O. F. IVccks, 73, retired photographer, were conducted Monday afternoon at the Methodist church, with the Kev. W. C. Cle- woirth in charge, and burial at Hampton. Nasnua Legion Will Observe Anniversary NASHUA--A birthday party, sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary members, observing the twentieth anniversary of t h e founding of the American Legion, will be held at the Odd Fellows nail at 8 p. m., Wednesday. PUPPET SHOW IS PRESENTED "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" Given by Decorah Students DECORAH --The eight grades of the Decorah public school presented "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs," a puppet show made by the pupils of the above grades, Friday morning before the high school assembly. The songs accompanying the picture and the puppet reproduction were sung by Jane Cummings, accompanied by Gretchen Bernatz. The play was produced on a large stage with scenery, settings and puppets in true life colors. A history of marionets was given between scenes. The students of the junior high schoo have worked for several month on this puppet reproduction of the picture, and plan to give exhibitions in other cities at future dates Meeting of Belmond Cemetery Aid Held BELMOND--The Belmond Cemetery Aid met Friday afternoon at the home of Mrs. Charles Gealow. Assistant hostesses were Mrs. George Coburn, Mrs. Ray Brewer, Mrs. Lawerence Gealow, Mrs. M. C. Thompson, Mrs. Fred Fulton, Mrs. Harold Nielsen and Mis. Luvern Smith. 120 Pupils Get Vacation at New Hampton NEW HAMPTON, (fP)--One hundred and twenty pupils are taking an« "under observation" vacation from St. Joseph's parochial school. It all started last Friday when Sister Mary Cecelia developed a scare of scarlet fever. The teacher and another nun were placed in isolation. The school physician then ordered a general closing for one week. Funeral Services Planned Wednesday LAKE MILLS--Funeral services for Eik Halvorson have been arranged for Wednesday at 1:30 at the home and 2 o'clock at the Salem Lutheran church in,charge of the Rev. Joseph Knutson. GONDDGT RITES OFMRS.HAVIG Pneumonia and Flu Fatal to Longtime St. Ansgar Resident ST. A N S G A R--Funeral services were held Tuesday at the First Lutheran church at 2 o'clock with the Rev. O. A. Langehougb, in charge, for Mrs. Barbara Havig, 78, who died at her home Saturday morning of pneumonia and influenza. Mrs. Havig was a resident of St. Ansgar for many years. Her husband died in 1S36. Surviving are four sons: Leonard o£ Rugby. N. Dak.; Harold, Owatonna, Minn.; R a y , DCS Moines and Oscar at home, and one daughter, Mrs. Alma Void. She also leaves three grandchildren. Only Compact of Its SAFETY- APPROVED by Underwriters' Laboratories! 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