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MONDAY, JANUARY 8, 19*5 MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE By EDITORS OF THE ASSOCIATED PRESS JIIHAT HAPPENS in 1945 hinges *» on one big IF and a WHEN. If Germany surrenders early in he year, changes will sweep across the nation, affecting virtually all fields of activity. Here s how new year prospects look no w: · WAR: The immediate outlook is fairly grim. The Hillerian war should end in 1945, but that won't ng peace. It will release a ilood ot politico-social upheavals--some oloody--which will sweep all of Europe. There will be repercussions in Asia and in the western hemisphere. War with Japan will reach its peak, but it will be a miracle if the Allies achieve victory short of 1946. China will hit rock bottom, broken materially though not spiritually, and dependent on the Allies to rescue her. Russia will assume her new title o£ dominant power of Europe'and Asia alike. '·· · · · INDUSTRY: Prolonging of war In Germany past 1944 and the prospect of a longer Pacific campaign have dimmed industry's hopes-for expanded civilian goods production in 1945. · Reconversion timing has been upset. It is now estimated it wil be at least G months after V-E day before "hard goods"--refrigerators, vacuum cleaners, etc.-will be available generally. Even then there won't be enough t supply all immediate needs. A-few new passenger cars may appear in the 2nd half of the year They will be slightly altered 194 types, with changes confinei largely to trimming, radiato grilles and fender lines. Later, aft er the first postwar'models, ther will · be many changes in powe plants, transmissions and me chanical designing generally. Pric increases apparently are inevit Me--estimates range from 10 to 0 per cent over pre-war levels. Scarcities will persist through- ut the year. Textiles may come nto greater supply 3 months after '-E. Fuel rationing is likely to ontinue until war with Japan is ended. There probably will be no etup on strained U. S. transpor- ation systems. · LABOR: Organized labor will lave big problems after Germany s defeated. Membership may nose-dive as war production cuts lown. The CIO, built on war- soomed industrial organization, ears this and is planning for it. Despite AFL overtures, 'a CIO- AFL union appears remote. But he AFL still hopes to get back fohn L. Lewis and his 600,000 United Mine Workers. With Germany's fall, there is ikely to be a large back-home movement among the present 16,- 00,QOO woman workers. Many lowever, will continue their careers with ever broader opportunities. · AGRICULTDRE: The new year puts 2 major problems before Earmers. They will have to maintain near-record food production for the military and civilians, although still short of labor and machinery, and plan for · recon version to peace-time conditions Early defeat of Germany could pose the problem of preventing a sharp break in foreign prices ant the start of a new farm depres siorj, such as occurred after Worl War I. · FOOD: The outlook is one o contrasts -- shortages of som items, plentiful supplies of others the situation points to continue use of ration stamps for bette grades of meats, butter, sugar canned foods, fruits, cheese and fe\v other processed items, and t restricted civilian consumption o fluid milk. Poultry will be scare during the first part of the yea The Associated Press editors vho have contributed to this fore- ast of 1945 are; Jack L. Bell, political news edi- or; Howard \V. Blakeslee, science ditor; Charles E. Butterfield, adio editor; Thomas Hagenbucb, inancial editor; Dewltt Macken- ic,, war and foreign affairs an- lyst; Ovid A. Martin, farm writ- r; Jack O'Brian. drama, editor; Jorothy Roe, women's editor; :hip Royal. Newsfeatures sports editor; John Selby, arts editor; larold W. Ward, labor editor; David J. Wilkie, automotive edi- ;or. Total supply of meats--particularly pork and lamb--and of iugar, fats and vegetable oils, is expected to be smaller than^in [344. On the other band, cereals, truck crops, dried greens and peas and eggs should be plentiful. Po- iatoes may be scarce in the spring before new crops come on the market. POLITICS: Republicans will he waiting watchfully for democratic mistakes,' planning a Congressional comeback in 1946. The G. O. P high command may change, with Herbert Brownell, Jr., stepping ou as national chairman. Gov. Thomas E. Dewey will patch fences for his 1946 re-election race for the New York governorship. If he win that, he will be in the presidentia picture again in 1948. Candidacies may begin to bu for the 1948 democratic presiden tial nomination. President Roose velt, who has killed .off simila moves in the past, may let sev eral hopefuls have their fling There's still discontent in th democratic south, aimed at part "domination" by big-city machine and labor. The CIO, flushed wit its role in the 4th - term victory may reach out into new fields. America's part in an interna tional organization to keep peac is likely to top all home front is sues. Gasoline Output Now at Maximum; Military Demands Come First Washington, (1J.R)-- Gasoline output is now at its maximum and if military requirements increase beyond present demands, American . motorists will., have to get along on-less fuel in* 1945;'Deputy Petroleum Administrator Ralph K. TJavies said Monday. ^'Manufacturers and refineries are now operating close to capacity/' Davies told the United Press. "We are now satisfying present military demands in full as well as supporting the present civilian rations." · "But if military demands i crease much we would have to meet them at the expense of the American civilians." . The only chance of more gasoline for American motorists is a sudden end to the war in Europe, Davies said. In such an unlikely event, he said, military demands would undoubtedly be reduced sufficient to afford more liberal supplies for civilian consumption over . and ab'jve relief needs in European countries. "I believe the difference wouk be felt at home within 30 days after the end of the war. Hundreds of planes which fly over enemy Europe daily would not be flying, tanks and motorized equipment of all sorts would greatly reduce their activities, with a resulting sharp decline in fue needs," he said. Jny Chinese Baby Is Among Those Flown rorri China-India Area San Pedro, Cat,, (/P)--A 24 day Id Chinese baby, born premature- y aboard a ship under enemy fire, vas one of several hundred civil- ans and scores of army and navy asualties brought here'by transport from the China-Burma-India var theater. The girl, Yu Hai-Hu, \veighed 5% pounds when she was born to he wife of Yu Shih-Peng/en route 0 Venezuela as 3rd secretary of the Chinese legation. Navy doctors aved the mother and kept the baby alive without an incubator. The birth took place while the ship's gun crews were fighting off 1 Japanese aerial attack, other passengers said. ,, "We named our daughter Yu iai-Hu because it means Tiger of :he Sea," commented the proud father. Among other passengers were \ T avy Lt. Ralph B. Bell of Davison, Mich., and his Australian bride Sach started the trip without ·cnowing the other was aboard the ship, they said. In 1945, about 15 per cent mon bananas than in 1 1344 will b _ available to American consumers The increase, which still is onl; about 40 to 50 per cent of (fie pro war supply, is a result ot a sligh ease in the shipping situation from Central America and Mexico. i RF SOOTHES YOU* THROAT below the gargle line Each F t F Cough Lozenge gives your throat a 15 minute comforting treatment. Really soothing because they're really mcdicaxj. Used by mUlions for coughs, throat irritations or hoarseness resulting from colds or smoking. Only lOf box. SCIENCE: Four i m p o r t a n t .edical trends are indicated.'The nsect powder DDT will curb tmch malaria and can conceivably ripe out that disease--and typhus ever--eventually. In the United States, where neither disease is revalent, the powder will be ef- Sctive- in reducing digestive roubles spread by flies and some sther household insects. Penicillin vill develop further uses and may tart the elimination of syphilis. Blood substitutes and new drugs and remedies made from human blood are in prospect. Under leadership of sulfa, an important advance can be expected in preventive medicine. The year will see rapid progress oward faster and higher, and ul- .imately improved planes, due to "et and rocket propulsion. These developments will be military, anc their civilian uses are unlikely to attract much attention in 1945. But Ihe jets--and even Germany's V-2's--are laying foundations for new means of passenger travel. e FASHION: There probably wil_ be greater femininity, less severe lines, a new elegance, in after-dark attire, preparing for the celebration ot V-E Day. · · · SPORTS: More schools, league: and performers will come out o war-forced retirement. Many ath letes who have been dischargee from the services will be back in 1945 to start what should be th greatest boom sports has known Baseball expects to gain a fe\ old hands who should bring th standard of {he game back to nor mal. New boxing faces shoul bring a return of the big gates topped by a Billy Conn-Joe Loui championship bout. Army again i likely to rule the football world. · ENTERTAINMENT; The free spending boom will continue. Th problem now is to find enoug playhouses for dramas that wan It Yon Do Not Becelve Paper Before 5:30. p. m. CftH 33S or 229 CLEAR LAKE GLOBE-GAZETTE Phone 239 or 259 AND KGLO OFFICE DEADLINES: 11 ». m. for New* and Ad* 6 p. m. for Haiilo New* 507 West Main St. o open. There may be more plays 1th war themes, now that "A ell For Adano" and "The Search- ng Wind" have broken the chain f war play-failures. At this point, Harvey" and "Anna Lucasta" old the future-book leads as 945's Pulitzer Prize play winner. Ballet will continue to boom. All tew musicals now in preparation nclude it Radio and television expect big advances, technically and otherwise, with war's end in Europe. But the big splash will come after apan's defeat, since it is expected 85 per cent of present radio production will be tied up in the Pacific war. * Television backers predict many improvements, .including a new lome large screen receiver pro- "ecting an 18 by 24-inch picture. A §250 price has been mentioned as possible for television sets. It's unlikely that any of these will be available in the new year, however. . More symphonies -- meaning better music -- are coming on the air. But the quiz shows and the much criticized daytime serials are holding firm--there now are 51 soap operas a day on the 4 big networks. THE ARTS: If the graph established by 1344 continues its pattern, the hew year will be the most prosperous in America's history. More concerts are being given, and more people are hearing them. For phonograph lovers 1945 will probably produce more fine new recordings of music 1 than any year in memory. The public has found books good substitutes for many war- hit recreations, and soldiers arid sailors have made companions , of books through millions of copies of "overseas" editions." Many publishers expect a postwar tendency toward reductions in book prices. LEWIS LARSON DIES SUDDENLY Funeral at Ward's Wednesday, 2 p. m. Clear Lake--Funeral services for Lewis Larson, 50, who died suddenly at Cherokee Saturday afternoon, willl be held Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock at Ward's funeral home. The Rev. Ruben Mostrom, Zion Lutheran pastor, will conduct the service and burial will be in Clear Lake cemetery. Mr. Larson was born in Clear Lake Aug. 11, 1894, the son of William and Ellen Larson, now deceased. He attended the public schools in Clear Lake, growing to manhood in this community. For several years previous to the advent of Ihe automobile, Mr. Larson attended the horses of the late Dr.' C. E. Wright and Gilbert N. Mclntosh, both of Clear Lake. He was unmarried. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Mrs. Emma Jensen, who died Yankton, S. Dak., May 4, 1944, and is buried at Clear Lake. \ He is survived by 2 sisters, Mrs. Millard Peterson, Maiden, Wash., and Mrs. Charles (Mollie) Hansen. 615 Kimball street,, and 2 nephews in the armed services, S/Sgt. Gerald Peterson, with the artillery and now in Oklahoma, and Cpl. Kenneth Jensen, who trained at Camp Carson, Colo., and is no\y with the infantry on the Atlantic seaboard. No Hunting License; Parkhurst Fined $25 Clear Lake--Dale Parkhuvst, 27, Rockwell, was arrested Sunday by State Conservation Officers E. A. Saxlon and J. Z. Stevens. Parkhurst was arraigned before Justice of the Peace C. W. Wallace where he pleaded guilty to hunting without a proper hunting license and was assessed a fine of $25 and costs. The Rev. Otto Jensen, Yankton, S. Dak., is expected to arrive Tuesday evening. Mrs. Peterson is unable to come from the west. Australians Must Cut Food Shipments Made Available to Yanks Canberra, Australia, (fl 5 )-- Acting Prime Minister Francis E Forde said Monday that there would be a reduction of Australian food supplies to the U. S, armec forces in 194o due to the severe drought, which has affected cer eals particulnrlv. During 1944 the Australian wa minister said his country supplied U. S. armed forces under the reciprocal lend-lease agreement with food valued at 400,000,000 pounds (about $128,000,000) while this year's estimated value will be P ° unds (about Backstage in Iowa Politics Nearly Half of Iowa Legislators Engaged in Farming or Allied Pursuits; Evans Temporary Outsider By PAUL R. BUMBARGER . Iowa Daily Press Writer) = pesMoines,-(IDPA)--Agriculture's close relationship to an Iowa egislature is demonstrated strikingly in the 51st general assembly Nearly half the members are engaged in farming or allied pursuits" n selecting legislative leaders those with an agricultural stamp took a lion's share of honors. Presiding officers of both branches--Lieut. Gov.-Elect K A, Evans and Speaker of the House Harold Felton--are farm operators So are he other 2 members of the all south Iowa and veteran republican eadership m the house--Rep. Edward J. Morrissev, Valeria speaker pro tern, and Rep. X. T. Prentis, Mt. Ayr, floor lea'der. . · ONLOOKER: Since he is retiring as a senator and does not take office as its presiding officer until Thursday, Lt. Gov. Evans has assumed something of the role o£ a man-without-a-country iri initial deliberations. He visited' in the Hotel Kirkwood lobby while republican senators held their secret cajucus except for an interval when he was summoned to make a brief talk. Evans will have no senate scat until mid-week when he takes the presiding officer's chair In that respect he is less fortunate than newspapermen assigned to places in press row. .y in HARMONY FIRST: Speaker Felton is a believer in harmoiy. ,,, politics. He has had opportunity to test this philosophy in personal experience. Felton was ousted along with 2 democrats from the board of control in 1939. Even though the shakeup was not construed to be directed at him, he might have issued an angry protest for public con sumption. He remained loyal to the republican party, took it in stride won support and admiration of party members in his home county and elsewhere. His election as speaker demonstrates the potency of his political comeback. SLOW PROCESS: Republican senators in caucus lived up to a senate reputation for deliberate action. A method of no nominations was lollowed in selecting leaders. Voting by paper ballots consumed an hour and a half. Nomination of Sen. B. C. Whitehill, Marshalltown, as president pro tern generally was interpreted as a senate disposition to pass honors around. High in the balloting were Senate President Frank C. Byers, Cedar Rapids, who made no active effor to be renamed, and Sen. G. R. Hill, Clarion, who was nominated for party Cloor lender. BY-PASSED: Republican representatives also devoted thernselve: He said that in view of the drought this is a very moderate re- of fresh processed duction. Supplies FF COUGH LOZENGES , .. ·- - - -- ..»··_--·· jjiv\_caacLi fruits and vegetables in 1945, he added, will bs very great- Among crops most heavily affected is rice, he said, but the U S can grow rice in western Pacific areas. Australian'civilians he pointed out havc^ot had rice for several to distributing the honors. They chose for speaker pro tern and floor 1°"' l *? berl : leader legislators who were not candidates in the speakersliip race,! '·«"" departing from ;i practice sometimes followed in other years. INAUGURAL VETERAN": Ceremonies for, installing in office Gov Robert D. Blue are in the .hands of the veteran Adjutant General Charles H. Grahl, who has had a prominent role in arranging 9 gubernatorial inaugurals. General Grahl was assistant adjutant general in inaugurals for Governors HammilJand Turner. Since becoming adjutant general he has been in lull charge of arrangements during 2 inaugurals each for Governors Herring and Wilson and of ceremonies which installed Governors Kraschei and Hickenlooper General Grahl's experience in the legislature started as a senate page in 1907 and he can still call the roll of the 32nd senate. BITS: There was no smoke wreathing the smile of veteran Rep Arch McFarlane, Waterloo, when he came to the capital . . . He explained that his Scotch instinct rebelled at paying increasingly higher prices for cigars and he hadn't puffed one in a month . i . There's a report that a bill will be thrown into the legislative hopper to make federal slot machine and liquor stamps admissable in the courts as presumptive evidence . . . As a measure to combat increased living costs, several state employes are reported to have taken part-time jobs downtown in the capital. Clear Lake Briefs Remnants--14 price at Hansen's. The name of Mrs. Charles Cunningham w a s unintentionally omitted from the list of those erving the Navy Mothers dinner or service men at Legion hall last Tuesday evening. Lost--Shoe ice skate. Ph. 674. Collection of waste fats by Girl Scout troops Saturday amounted :o more than 35 pounds. Mrs. Arhur Hammond of the Girl Scout council was in charge. The next collection is Feb. 3. nir. and Mrs. W. H. Bishop re- :urned Thursday evening from Dallas, Tex-., where they spent the holidays with their children. Mrs. Mabel Roberts, chairman of the ways and means committee of the Navy Mothers club, reports proceeds of about $46.50 From the rummage and bake sale at Legion hall Saturday evening. Want (ruck driver. Perm, for right man. Page and Crane. Will Schcrf, in charge of the ice skating rink, reports a large crowd of skaters both Saturday and Sunday. The ice was prime. With the snow-drifting and increasing cold Monday, Mr. Scherf did not plan to open up Monday evening. Sale of war stamps and bonds at Lincoln school Friday amounted to $204.60. No sale was held at junior high. Arnold Rasinusscn is confined to his home with a.bad cold. Chris Estergard returned to Mercy hospital, Mason City, Tuesday for further treatment and surgery. Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Rizk and son. Robert, arrived Saturday from 'sco. Cal. After a few Opal Griewe Is Honored at Dinner Party Clear Lake--The Misses Ange- Hne Roorda and Dorothea Woodrow and Miss Catharyne Chambers entertained a group of friends at a buffet dinner at the Roorda- Woodrow home Friday evening complimentary to · Miss O p e l Griewe, Garner, who was a weekend guest of Miss Chambers. ' Following the dinner cards were played with Miss Mayme Christ winning high score and Miss Irma Golberg consolation. Miss Griewe received a guest prize. Saturday afternoon the Misses Muriel and Grace Anderson entertained the same group at a tea in their apartment.' The time was spent informally. Miss Griewe, who formerly taught at Clear Lake, is now teaching at Clinton where she is librarian. She returned to Garner Saturday evening and resumed work at Clinton Monday. ENTERTAIN' AT BIRTHDAY PARTY Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Buttleman entertained a group of friends at their home Saturday evening in celebration of the former's birthday. Pinochle was the evening's diversion. Mrs. Buttleman served lunch at the close. Mr. Buttleman received a number of gifts. REVIEWS BOOK FOR PROGRAM "The Music Master" Presented for L. L. Clear Lake--James Jorgenrud reviewed "The Music Master," biography of F. Melius Christianson, choir director of St. Olaf college, Northfield, Minn., for the Luther League program at the Zion Lutheran church Sunday evening. David Graven led devotions and Don Thompson and Gladys Asbe presented a lesson on "Worship." Wayne Ashland's committee was in charge. Other youth groups also met Sunday evening. Youth Fellowship made plans to attend a Y. F. rally at Britt next Sunday, meeting at the church at 3:15 for transportation. A cabinet meeting will be held Thursday ' evening at 7 o'clock. After a review of the study of "Worship' 1 in December Mrs. Warner M. Hubbard spoke of 4 kinds p£ worship. The session opened with a social hour ot games and group singing. Group 1 of the W. S. 'C. S. served lunch. Plans were made for a sleighing party when the weather is propitious. Betty Burns spoke of the North American Indian in a lesson on the missionary' project for the Congo club at the Congregational church. Kay Eleerson led devotions, using songs and responsive readings. Making of a bulletin board for the church was adotped by the Christian Endeavor society of the Church ot Christ. Lawrence Fell, vice president, will take over next week as the president, Eugene Reynolds, expects to go to California soon. The Rev. Ruben M o s t r o m opened a "Ten Study Series" Sunday evening at the Zion Lutheran LIONS MOP UP ALGONA 34-25 Play 7 Wins in Row; 5 Conference Bouts Clear Lake--Clear Lake Lions defeated the Algona team 34 to 25 in a game there Friday night, ihe Lions leading all through. He- serves played most ot the final quarter, Coach Bob Heston states. The score at the close of the first quarter favored the Lions 7 to 3, at the half 20 to 11 and at the end of the 3'rd period 28 to 17. Smit garnered 11 points for Clear Lake and Don Tarr 10. This is the 7th straight win for the Lions, 5 of them conference bouts. Clear Lake's reserves lost the preliminary 27 to 19. Garner meets the Lions here Tuesday evening. church with about 100 present. The lesson was on "The Bible." Next week it will cover "The Ten Commandments." Mrs. Mostrom served lunch at the close. [Cut Physical Standards to Induct Men Quitting Essential Positions OHME DENTIST MACTICC LIMITED PLATE WORK Washington, GJ.R)--s e l e c t i v e service headquarters said Monday Uiat employers in essential businesses would be wise to obtain occupational deferments for all employes now classified 4-F in order to keep them on the job. A new regulation issued over the weekend provides for induction, under sharply lowered physical standards, of all occupationally deferred men who quit essential jobs without draft board con- IB FIRST ST CEDAR RAPIDS SOUTHEAST DES MOINES MaSDN CITY'SIOUX CITY sent. Although selective service did not send out any formal advice to employers about 4-F's, a spokesman said "it would be the natural p . thing" for employers to want to i obtain the k i n d of deferments which would tend io "freeze" 4-F's on their jobs. Occupational deferments for 4-F's would bring them under the new regulation. Draft boards throughout the country, meanwhile, began to carry out the weekend regulation. Radium, Documents by Mme. Curie Found in Captured Nazi Hospital London, (£"')--The Luxembourg radio said Monday that 27 milligrams of radium together with documents signed by Madame Curie had been discovered by American authorities in a captured German hospital at Aachen. The broadcast said both the documents and radium were being held until their ownership could be established. Recommend Stockpile of Nylon Stockings Before Sales Start New York, OP)--Women who have been anticipating the day when nylon hose return to the market may have to bide their time even longer than previously expected. The postwar planning committee of the National Association of Hosiery Manufacturers has recommended that producers wait months after they start making nylons before they ship any of thj stockings. There should be a stockpile o 3,000,000 dozen pairs, the com mittee says, and asks in addition a 30 day waiting period by retailer before sales begin. lours Mr. Rizk continued on to T cw York City where ho will re- eive orders. Mrs. Rizk and son ?ill stay with her mother. Mrs. C i. Beckner, 222 S. 3rd street, in- efinitely. Navy Mothers cluli will hold retaliation at Legion hall Monay evening at 7:30 o'clock. Mrs. O. J. Pierce, commander, requests officers to wear white. Frank Vernon was dismissed rom Park hospital, Mason City, Saturday and is convalescing at ome. Cleworth Edgar plans to return o school Monday otter having spent several days at Park hospital, Mason City, 'where he mderwent a 2nd operation on his -tnec. ' A 2nd intake for water was installed in the lake last week as a Jrecaulionary measure in case of leavy drain on the water supply. Parties trom Forest City assisted with, the work which was author- zed recently by the mayor and city council. Sale of purses--one lot al $1.98 at Hansen's. The Misses Doris Christiansen, Hazel Oredsen and Margaret Poohl visited the former's cousin, Mrs. Everett' Smith, in Waterloo Sunday. They also called on Mrs. Jennie Garlock and daughters, formerly of Mason City. The Double Four Bridge club, scheduled at the home of Mrs. Leslie Carr Monday evening, was postponed a week because of conflicting events. Mrs. F. G. Cookmxn will entertain O. D. O. club at her home, 409 E. Main street, Wednesday at a 1:30 o'clock dessert luncheon. Mrs. Andrew Johnston came Sunday from Ogden to spend a few weeks at the home of her son Chris Johnston, and family. William Summers Gets Silver Wings" at Laredo, Texas Clear Lake--Mr. and Mrs. H. A. Summers, Belmond, who lived north of Clear Lake until 2 years ago, have learned that their son, Cpl. William A. Summers, was graduated from the army air forces flexible gunnery school, Laredo army air field, Laredo, Texas, a member of the AAF training command.'Cpl. Summers is now qualified lo take his place as a member ot a bomber combat crew. Besides his diploma Cpl. Summers received a pair of aerial gunner's silver wings and a promotion in grade. He was prepared for his place in America's air offensive by a comprehensive 6 weeks' course in every phase of aerial gunnery warfare. Besides learning to fire every type from camera guns to the deadly caliber .50 Brownings, he studied turret manipulation, aircraft identification, stripping and reassembling of machine guns blindfolded and climaxed his course by air firing on towed tar- The Hev. and Mrs. Verne A. Sp'mdell were presented a gift of remembrance by the Century club at a potlucfc dinner session at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Fred E. Bendt. The Spindells are moving the fatter part of the month to Clinton.where the Rev. Mr. Spindell has accepted the pastorale of the First Congregational church. The rest of the evening was spent informally. The committee included Mr. and Mrs. Bendt, Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Aurdal and Mr. and Mrs. Robert Nichols. The next meeting is Feb. A, the place' to be announced. The committee includes Mr. ,and Mrs. M. E. Gilmore arid Mmes. Melville W. Hughes and Harold Thompson. The club has adopted a new project in continuation of ils beautification of the sanctuary, that of upholstering the inner doors. The club has previously provided the drapery back of the altar and new carpet for the chancel; Work on the doors will begin soon. W.C.T.U. GIVES GALL TO PRAYER Places of Worship Are Listed for Week Clear Lake--The national Women's Christian Temperance Union has put out a call to prayer for the nation and its people. "If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and will forgive their sins, nnd will heal their land." 2 Chron. 7:14. The evangelist director and coworkers are asking that you "which are called by my name" gather each morning at 10 o'clock Monday through Friday of this week, and spend an hour in praise, pi-ay er and thanksgiving for the following topics: Tuesday: Pray for the wounded, the ill and the suffering all over the world; for the homeless, the hungry, the destitute, the fearful. Wednesday: Pray not only for the victims of war, but the liquor traffic and its ravages, and that God will forgive us the sin we have committed in relegalizing the liquor traffic. Thursday: Pray for the outlawry of war and peace and good will among men. Friday: Pray that God's people Major and Mrs. Ray Gambell and son, Thomas, arrived Saturday from Fort Leavenworth, Kans., where the former has been attending a command and general staff school and will visit Mrs. Gambell's parents, Dr. and Mrs. A. A. Joslyn, and family until Tuesday. They were enroute east where Major Gambell is to receive a new assignment. shall humble themselves and make intercession for the salvation o£ souls, and a renewed consecration to the temperance cause. Places: Mrs. Robert Enabnit, 609 N. 5th street; Mrs. Charles Hill, 729 S. 3rd street; Mrs. Ray Robbins, 214 4th street; Mrs. J. S. Anderson, Sr., 200 E. Benton street and Mrs. Arthur Hammond, 1301 E. Main street. Meetings were held Monday with prayer for those in the armed services and those who have made Ihe supreme sacrifice. Mrs. Loyal Cox will entertain Sing and Sew club at an all day meeting with potluck luncheon at her home, 520Vi 5th street, Tucs-' day. feet hurt? Tormented by blisters, itchy burning dry ness or cracked skin? Enjoy a hot Resinol Soap foot bath. Fcellikt new «5 iumiti^foamylather comforts your tortured feet. Tli e n smooth s peci ally medicated Resinol on the irritlted spou, for lingering relict Sofd it til drugciiu RESINOL OINTMENT AM SOAP Garr.cr--Joe Ron] and dtmgh- jler, Dorlcne, returned recently I from Schuyler, Nebr., where they 1 been visiting at the parental James Roul home. gels. Cpl. Summers entered the service Feb. 15, 1943. board, L. Mahone home, 508 Jefferson street, 6:30 o'clock. Basketball, 6:30 o'clock, Clear Lake vs. Garner, high school gym, 7:30 o'clock. Tina Rebekah lodge, I. O. O F hall, 8 o'clock. Clear Lake Calendar Tuesday--Hi-Lo Bridge club. Mrs. H. G. Crump, 30B Burden street. Merriment club, Mrs. Gus Pueg- bol. H. D. club, Mrs. R. Fryer, 208 Clara street. Sing and Sew club, Mrs. Loyal | Cox, 520 ii 5th street, all day. vriscilla club, Mrs. J. C. Palmer, 108 S. Oak street. Elizabeth circle, Zion Lutheran aid, Mrs. E. M. Toinby, 200 N. Oak street. Brownie troops, Lincoln and junior high schools, 4 o'clock. Child Evangelism class, Mrs. W. N. Hill, 500 W. Division, 4:15 o'clock. Congregational Sunday school Relieve Gail Colic TBT PHESCKnTIO.N NO. 60--A Doctor's formula to aid nature In the relief of I 1 .TM', and Rail distress. Intestinal fn- nlgesllon. sick headaches and bllliousncss ivhen due lo slugeish condilfon of bile producinc liver cells. Try simple home treatment. Used for over .TO years Hundreds 'ratify to Its Rratiiyine relief Als tor Prescription No. 69. Your No. c.in set It for you. tnsist on 19. Glvr It a trial today! Adv SONOTONE HEARING CENTER Wednesday, Jan. 10 from 1 to 6 Hanford Hotel I will gladly make an audio- gram of your hearing. In 20 minutes you can see just how much your hearing has slipped, and whether or not you need a hearing aid. No charge or obligation. Larry J. Gintlmcr. Consultant 211 South Taylor Avc., Mason City, Iowa DR.W.O.MADCH DENTIST 207 Weir Bnildint Phone 872 Y-o-u-r C-h-i-r-o-p-r-o-c-t-o-r is a qualified Health Counselor If you are feeling below par or are a victim of abnormal fatigue, consult your highly trained Chiropractor. His examination will reveal whether or not there are disease-causing nerve pressures in your spine. You can depend on your Chiropractor's advice. He is especially trained in the science of Chiropractic and i^ your case is not in his field, he will tell you so frankly. Published !n tht Inlcrtjt ot Pollic Hollh by the Iowa ChiropmelDr* Association DR. A. P. FANKHAUSER, D. C. I. C. ,\. A N. C. A. MEMBER 5 W. State St., Weir Bid* For Appointment Please Phone 851 Rvenlnit*: Mond*r, Wednesday and Saturday, ^ - 8:30

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