The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa on March 4, 1937 · Page 18
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The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 18

Mason City, Iowa
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Thursday, March 4, 1937
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EIGHTEEN ALLOTMENT FOR NAVY APPROVED Funds for. Ship, and Plan Construction Voted by House Committee. '.WASHINGTON, (/Pj--The hous appropriations'committee has ap proved a $526,555,428 allotmen for the navy department lor th next fiscal year. ' The appropriation i n c 1 u d e i .funds-lor the navy's huge ship anc airplane construction program fo the year, beginning July 1. v The committee ignored budge 'demands that would have shot thi supply measure to a new peace .time high' of $562,425,709. I .-lopped ?35,870,281 from the budget figures. That kept the amoun $1,547,104 less than the recort ^peacetime ' appropriation lor the current year. ' , ' The committee cut' $27,000,001 from the $157,000,000 requested for the new ship construction program, but this was described as merely a "deferment," warranted on grounds that' $56,000,000 oi current funds to be unexpended June 30 will be carried over into the next fiscal year. The 5130,000,000 additional appropriation · recommended by the house group compares with ?168,550,000 additional' appropriated for the current year. The money will be used .to start eight, new destroyers and lour submarines and to continue work on two battleships, three aircraft carriers, eleven cruisers, forty- eight destroyers, sixteen submarines and a gunboat. Kossuth Council for P. T.A. Has Sessions TITONKA--The Kossuth county council of tile parent-teachers association met at the high school Wednesday afternoon with the Titonka and Doan units a s ' hosts. Following the business raeeeting, conducted by Mrs. John- Fisher, president of the Titonka council, the fourth and fifth grade danced the minuet in Colonial costume. They were followed by the high school girls' glee club, singing two selections. Miss Alton Smith from the Child Research station at Iowa City gave the talk of the afternoon on "The.Family and the Community." After adjournment, tea was served in the · home economics room. Observes 81st Birthday. ... PLYMOUTH--Mrs. Martha Seeley celebrated her eighty-first birthday anniversary Thursday at her home. Mrs. Seeley is of pioneer type, keeps her home fires burning and assists with the care of her husband, George Seeley Sr. ; who is a paralytic invalid. Radio Broadcast May Be Made From Little 'Church Near Nashua NASHUA--A nationwide radio broadcast may be made direct from The Little Brown church on ihe night of March 27, according to a letter received by ihe Rev. William Kent, pastor, from the manager of the music department of station WLS, Chicago. It is planned on that evening to use the sonir, "The Little Brown Church In tile/Vale" on the National Barn Dance hour, which originates from station WLS, and to pay a tribute to the church and the writer of in a brief special presentation direct from the church itself. Officials are ex- MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE. MARCH 4 · 1937 pected to be here soon (o make arrangements foi' the broadcasting. Forest City Vote on New Franchise Asked FOREST CITY--A petition was filed in the office of Mayor Wolfs Wednesday asking for an election on a new franchise proposed by the Interstate power company which is at present serving Forest City. The proposed rates in the new franchise, with the exception o£ the large industrial rate, have been revised. No date has been set lor the election by Mayor Wolfs. Congress is blamed for the Ohio river floods. It seems to have a thumb in everything but the dike. --Rochester (N. Y.) Democrat and Chronicle. Northeast Iowa Masonic School to Be March 9-1 I OELWEIN-^-Hebron lodge No. 374 A. F. and A. M. of Oelwein will entertain the annual grand lodge school of instruction for northeastern Iowa, which will be held under the personal direction of the board of custodians of the Grand Lodge of.Iowa, March 9 to 11. It is expected that several hundred northeast Iowa ' Masons, including Grand Master Tom B. Throckmorton of Des Moines, Grand Secretary C. C. Hunt of IH A WIDE ASSORTMENT OF COLORS AND MARKINGS Given free of charge with 2 packages of Morton's Salt while limited supply lasts. At all grocers! Mothers, here's a chance for your children to get their marbles this Spring-at no cost to you. Each bag contains an assortment of 15 "glassies"--plain, mottled and striped--in a wide variety , of colors. Given away absolutely FREE with 2 packages of Morton's Salt solely to induce you to use this famous non-caking brand with a spout that won't tear'tmtl r Reflections of a dining-room mirror 'It's easy for me to iell by people's faces whether they like what they eat or drink. Rarely a frown'or a smile misses me. But I have yet to see a frown when'Hills Bros.. Coffee is smiles' all the - people drink it.' l 1937 Kill. Bret I For fifty-nine years Hills Bros, have tteadfasily maintained a tradition of unchanging quality in roasting and packing the finest coffee obtainable. PHONE 1800 fct JERRY" 616 *» *·* ***% A FEDERAL SNYDEITS Phone Ui -- Jack Sprat Food Store -- We Deliver SPECIAL FOR FRIDAY AND SATURDAY Soda CRACKERS, 2-lb. Box. . 17c Lighthouse "f AM CLEANSER, 3 cans !UC Morton's SALT, .Marbles Free.- 2 pkgs.. 17c Toilet TISSUE.S Rolls... . Dozen GRAPEFRUIT. 29c Center Cut 1P~ PORK CHOPS, Ib... Z5C Fraiier's CATSUP, Large Bottle lOc Hershey's COCOA, 2 Ifas 25c Chocolate Cream COFFEE, Ib 29c I-- lOc-Plcg. Ic With 2 CLIMALENE of. , , . UNION LEADER, 2--lOc Tihi . 15c Pork Loin End Cut ROAST, I b . . . . . . . . FOR ADDITIONAL RED HOT SPECIALS'SEE JACK SPRAT FOOD STORE ADVERTISEMENT Cedar Rapids, Deputy Grand Master Harry L. Searle of Bristow and several other grand officers will be in attendance during the three day session. One o£ the many features of the session will be a banquet, at 6 p. m. Wednesday, March 10. . Are Parents of Son. LAKE MILLS ~ Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Gunderson are parents oi a son, born Monday. A NEW DECKER PRODUCT Becker's HIGHEST gUAU'TY § BUTTER I · " · / - · Made in the Heart of the Dairy Country Fresh Country EGGS ln Cartons Fancy Milk Fed Crown VEAL ROAST . . . . Lb 22c Fancy Milk Fed VEAL CHOPS . . . . L , 20c Tender MINUTE STEAKS . . Lb 25c A Delicious Economy Branded Beef POT ROAST . . . . b i 7 c Branded Beef, Boned and Rolled RUMP ROAST . . . L , 27c Loin or Rib End ROAST or CHOPS . . Lb 19c Smoked COTTAGE BUTTS Pound 37c Shankless PICNICS 4 to 6 Ib. average. Pound . Decker's lowdna SLICED BACON 19c Fresh ' GROUND BEEF Pound . . I7c Sliced Halibut SALMON Pound... 25c Fresh Veal HEARTS Pound... 13c Breakfast MACKERET Pound. OXYDOL BOX 22c IfflftSOAP BAR 9c Banish Tattletale Gray FELSHAPTHA . . Armour's Lighthouse CLEANSER . . . . 3 fof fa. Bleacher and Deodorant HI-LEX . . . Q ,l?c·'·· Arm and Hammer Fresh SPINACH Pounds. .... . IOC GREEN ONIONS Fancy Large f (L Bunches ItIC Texas Seedless GRAPEFRUIT 6 for 15c Fresh Crisp RADISHES Bunches lOc Texas NEW CABBAGE Pound Florida NEW POTATOES 4 Pounds 25c 4 Golden Ripe BANANAS Pounds 25c Minnesota Cobbler POTATOES Peck 49c iawyer s Liberty Bell ' SODA CRACKERS No. 1 Wisconsin Colby LOMGHORN CHEESE 23c The Standard of Quality -- Hills Bros COFFEE .. . L b 2Sc Full of Urn's bnd Ah's HEINZ CATSUP .. Featured by "Bing" and "Bob" MIRACLE WHIP Qt. 37c Rosedale OLIVES .Near 55- Quart 35C Seedless RAISINS 2 Lbs. in Cello.. Extra Fancy APRICOTS Pound in Cello. . 25c Santa Clara PRUNES Jumbos Lbs. in Cello. All CANDY BARS for lOc Borden's CARAMELS Pound 15c Salted CASHEWS B o g . . . . . . . . . . .2SC M,. M COOKIES Pound 19c No. 1 Can, Values For Friday and Saturday PHONE 1591 Shop Eorly We Deliver 8 A. M. --'10 A-.-M. 2 P. M. -- 4 P. M. WE PAY CASH FOR EGGS Can Pacific Leader SALMON Libby's Stuffed OLIVES £ 3 ...v. ·.:-.··. toe King Oscar KIPP. SNACKS Stondby Tomatoes 3 No. 2 Cans 2Sc Mission Grapefruit No. 2 Can lOc Heinz SOUPS VAIUABIE POCKET KNIFE WHh nth purchate of ^THOMPSON'S CHOCOLATE MALTED MILK Jumbo Wheat Puffets 2 . 5 oz. Pkgs. 15c Atwood's COFFEE M'flower p; e , CHERRIES No. 2 Can · Waldorf TISSUE O Rolls 2Sc American Beauty Mac., and Spag. 3 Lbs. in Cello . Id 1 1 \ Vv i j

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