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The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 18

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EIGHTEEN MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE APRIL 23 · 1934 DISTRICT LEGION, AUXILIARY TO MEET IN CHARLES CITY CONFERENCE TO BE WEDNESDAY Joint Banquet Will Be Held in Evening; Speakers Are Named. CHARLES CITY, April 23.--Final arrangements are being completed i'or entertaining representatives from American Legion posts and auxiliary units in the fourth congressional district at a district spring conference to be held here Wednesday afternoon and evening. Distinguished Legionnaires a n d auxiliary .officers will speak at the ·b'anquet in the evening. .· Registration for both the Legion and' auxiliary will be held in the Hotel Hildreth lobby. Meetings for the auxiliary will be held in the K. Of P. ; hall and for the Legion in the Legion hall. In the afternoon, reports will be given and business trans acted. A .-joint banquet will be held in the evening in the Ellis auditorium. Main speakers will be Leo Duster, Cedar .Rapids, state commander, and. Mrs. Winifred Niggemeyer, Fort-Madison, state auxiliary president,' · R: :J.- Laird, state adjutant, and Frank ·-Miles, editor of the Iowa Legionaire, will also be on the program. Thomas Thomsen, Elkader, fourth-district commander, will be in.charge of the meeting. '. Entertainment and dancing will also 'be included in the evening's program. , Among important business scheduled-for-the auxiliary are the elec- t^ons ; of 'a. district committeewoman and district historian. Fire Destroys House Occupied by Holecek on Farm at Hayfield HAYFD3LD, April 23.--The farm home occupied by John Holecek, four miles southwest of here, was destroyed by fire late Friday evening. Mr. Holecek, who is a bach'elor, was in town at the time and nothing was saved from the flames. His loss is partly covered by insurance. The farm is owned by a Fort Dodge mortgage company. The house was a small one and will probably be rebuilt soon. Estimated loss of the house is $800. 780NESENTAT GYM DEDICATION Jessie M. Parker Is Speaker at Thompson; Musical Comedy Given. THOMPSON. April 23.--A record breaking crowd attended at the dedication of the new high schoo and community building Fridaj night with 780 present. A. B. Myhr gave the introductory remarks. Miss Jessie M. Parker, inspector of rural schools of Iowa, gave an address along educational lines Supt. E. C. Dethlefs gave a history from the beginning of the work on the gym until completion. The two act musical comedy "Dumb Waiter' received much applause. The little German band furnishec the music. The grade school pupils gave a drill between acts. Roy Jen sen of Forest City directed the play H E R E A N D T H E R E * « » « * * * * * * + » * · · * * * . Miscellaneous Items From 125 Globe-Gazette Correspondents in North Iowa and Minnesota Sterling Groceries and Meat Markets NO. 1 -- NO. 2 -- NO. 3 TUESDAY -- WEDNESDAY -- THURSDAY WE DELIVER $1.00 ORDERS MEAT DEPARTMENT Decker's Special Sliced Bacon, 5-lb. box.. 35c Decker's Beef Boil, Ib 7c Decker's Cerro Sliced Bacon, Ib 20c Decker's Center Cut Pork Chops, Ib 20c Decker's Beef Roast, Ib 12c Sterling Veal Roast, Ib 12c Sterling Veal Steak, Ib loc Sterling Hamburger (all meat) Ib. ...... lOc Sterling Smoked Country Sausage, 2 Ibs... 25c FRUIT DEPARTMENT Lettuce, large, solid heads - · - 6c Lemons, large Sunkist, dozen 29e Strawberries, 2 boxes for · Grapefruit, Seedless, Arizona, 12 for 35c ( Apples, fancy Delicious, each 2c New Texas Bermuda Onions, small, 6 Ibs... 25c i Oranges, 150 size, dozen 29c Oranges, large, dozen 25c Oranges, good size, 2 dozen 35C 1 Celery, new Florida stock 10c Van Camp's Pork and Beans, 5 cans 25c Rinso, large package 21c Magic Washer, large package 21c Monarch Gelatine, 5 pkgs 25c Value Milk, tall cans, 4 for 25c Pineapple, large 2'/ 2 can 19c P. and G. Soap, 10 bars 25c Crackers, 2-lb. caddy 19c Osydol, giant package 49c Peas, Soaked, can lOc Red Cherries, large No. 10 cans 45c Banner Oats, large package 15c Monarch Peanut Butter, large jar 25c Mother's Cocoa, 2-lb. can 19c Brooms, extra good 39c Building and Fixing Homes Washington has a plan to loan home owners money to fix m their homes and prospective home owners to buy homes, that is a wonderful thought, but it don't go far enough. If you continue to lay off men, cut their pay down and raise taxes, it is just a question of time until the insurance and loan companies have all the property; then in reality you would just be fixing up the property for the big boys. You come on jwith a proposition when you loan this money that the borrower will be protected if he loses his job or his pay is cut down. You give the masses steady jobs with a real buying power then you won't have to loan them money. You W.U1 see the greatest era of fixing and building that we have ever witnessed. Sterling Coal Feed Co. Let's Forget About Coal For a While. LUKE B. MILLER JACK McCOLE, Mgr. Monarch Breakfast Coffee, Ib 21c Folger's Coffee, Ib 32c Bliss Coffee, Ib 25c Castle Tea, package 17c Nut Meats, fancy, Ib 41c Pink Salmon, tall cans, 2-for 25c Dill Pickles, quarts 17c Jersey Cream Flour, 49-lb. bag §1.59 Occident Flour, 49-lb. bag $2.12 Clear Lake Batter, Ib ? FOR THE GARDEN Onion Sets, Onion Plants, Seeds, Early Ohio Seed Potatoes, Cobbler Seed Potatoes. Bulk Sweet Corn Seed, Ib. 15c Chick Feed, Bulk OatmeaL Block Salt 40c Stock Salt, 100-lb. sack 69c Standard Oyster Shells, 100 Ibs 69c ME. FARMER:--BRING US YOUR EGGS -- CASH OR TRADE--ANY OF THE 3 STOKES Are Parents of Son. GENEVA -- Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Wood are parents of their first son, born Thursday. Mrs. Wood was formerly Laura Be'ale. Suffers Heart Disease. THORNTON--Peter Mors suffered a severe heart attack Friday forenoon while assisting in some work at the Soren P. Juhl home. Meets With Leader. FAULKNER--We Can Do It 4-H club met Friday evening with its leader, Mrs. Charles Schachterle. The picture,~The Last Supper, by Da Vinci was studied. Next meeting will be May 5 with Ruth Dentel. Returns to Missouri. MILLER--Mrs. G. F. Hanson returned to Taylor, Mo., Saturday after spending a week visiting relatives and friends here and at Garner. Her brother, F. L. Miller, took her in 'his car. Mrs. Reab Hostess. KENSETT--The Royal Neighbors held their regular lodge meeting with Mrs. Ralph Reab Friday afternoon. Hurt Cranking Tractor. STILSON -- Harry Raber, who was injured cranking a tractor, is recovering. Taken to Independence. OSAGE--Aage Pedersen, age 35 farm laborer of Little Cedar, was taken to Independence Saturday for hospital care. Prenuptlal Shower Planned. CRYSTAL LAKE--A pre-nuptia: shower will be held Thursday evening in the Odd Fellows hall in honor of Miss Lois Hodson who wil soon become the bride of Everett Austin, local buttermaker assistant Miss Hodson has taught a country school just northwest of Crystal Lake for the past three years. Gives Talk at Dows. POPEJOY--Mrs. Myrta McMurry gave a talk on "Navajo Education," at the meeting of the Girls' Reserve held at the high school auditorium at Dows. Caretaker Is Appointed. ELMA--The Howard Cemetery association met Friday at the home of Mary and Josey Walters, April 20. Mary Walters was appointed caretaker for the coming year. The next meeting will be held at the home of Mrs. John Watson, May 4. Attend Pastor's Kites. KIESTER, Minn.--The Rev. and Mrs. C. Schreitmuller drove to ,e Center, Minn., where they attended the funeral of the Rev. Frank Tiede who died in Minneapolis Wednesday. Mr. Tiede was well known here, having- been reared near Kiester. Enter Poster Contest. LONEROCK--The fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth grade pupils have entered the Poppy Poster contest which close_s May 10. The winner's poster will be sent to Des Moines. The American Legion aux- .liary is sponsoring the contest. Honored at Shower. MITCHELL--A shower was held at the William Wynn home Friday afternoon, sponsored by the Unity club of Mitchell, honoring the recent marriage of Mrs. John Jacobson, a member of the club. A vocal duet was given by Mrs. M. C. Madsen of St. Ansgar and Mrs. Hugh DeLaney, with Mrs. J. W. Mason at the piano. Banquet Is Planned. SEXTON--The church here voted to have a mother's and daughter's t-.nquet Thursday evening at the church. Supper will be served by the men of the church. Visitor From Chicago. BLMA--The Rev. Lester Dooley of Chicago visited at the John Beecher home Thursday. Visitor From Carleton. MANLY--Floris Westly, a student at Carleton college at Northfield, Minn., spent the week-end with her parents, Dr. and Mrs. S. S. Westly. tart for Los Angeles. OSAGE--Mr. and Mrs. Harold Cutler of Los Angeles, started Saturday morning on their return drive following a visit here with Mr. Cutler's mother, sister and his brother, Dr. E. V. Cutler, at Osage, the former home. Dr. Cutler and. family went to Minneapolis with their guests to visit at the home of their sister, Zoe Cutler for a day or two. Leave for Rochester. LUVERNE--Mr. and Mrs. M. M. Loumiller planned to leave Monday for Rochester, Min., where she will undergo a major operation. Attend Cousin's Funeral. MYRTLE, Minn.--Mr. and Mrs. Cm-is, and Mr. and Mrs. Alex Schilling, drove to Fairmont Saturday Home From Visit. OTRANTO--Mr. and Mrs. John Van Bergen came home Saturday from spending a week with their daughter and her husband. Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Johnson of Orchard. Visiting Relatives. CLARKSVILLE--Ruth Hammel, student nurse from Rochester, Minn., is making her folks, the C. A. Hammel family, a 10 days' visit before going to Chicago for eight months' special training. Judge Overrules Motion to Dissolve Injunction EMMETSBURG, April '23.--After taking the matter under advisement Saturday afternoon, District Judge F C. Davidson overruled the motion of the WNAX oil company here to dissolve a temporary injunction restraining the company from using a bulk oil tank recent!; constructed along the Milwaukee railroad right-of-way. The injanc tion was obtained last week by thi city of Emmetsburg. after the bulh tank was constructed without a per mit from the city council. DISTANCE HIKER Wallace Slosser, 24, Fairfield, has evidence to prove he has traveled 100,000 miles In the last eight years as a hiker. In every state, at least once, In Canada and Mexico through the Panama, canal and across the Gulf of Mexico, he has used cars, airplanes and steamers in his travels. "Thumbing" has played a prominent part in his arrangement. YOUR IOWA An Interesting Fact Daily About the State You Are Proud to Call Vour Own! Iowa produces annually 5,000,000 cattle. Enough to fill 62,250 forty- ton cars if this were the only mode of transporting them to market LOEBIG FUNERAL HELD IN WESLEY Man, Heart Disease Victim While Driving Auto, Is Buried. .WESLEY, : "April 23.--Funeral services for Charles N. Loebig, 61, who died suddenly near the Hutchings railroad crossing from heart disease while driving his car, were held Monday morning at St. Joseph's Catholic church with the Rev. A, J. Wagener in charge. Burial was in St. Joseph's cemetery. Mr. Loebig died while returning home from Britt where he had been to see a physician in regard to his health. He was alone and found by passersby shortly after the car had taken to the ditch. He was found upright in the seat. Mr. Loebig was born March 7, 1873 near Iowa Falls. He was married to Miss Alice Kennedy 36 years ago at the St. Joseph's church in Vesley, to which union were born wo chidren, Mrs. Doris Black and 'oseph. They farmed south of Wes- ey until some 20 years ago when :hey retired and moved to town where he has been employed at var- ous occupations, among them being marshal of Wesley for a number of years. Besides his widow and two - children he leaves four brothers, John ?., Edd, and Eugene N., all of Wes- ey, and Frank of Lismore, Minn., and five sisters, Mrs. John Doll of Lamar, Colo., Mrs. John Huber of Buffalo Center, Mrs. Fred Doll of Sldora, Mrs. Bernard Brockling of Independence, and Mrs. Rufus Wel- :er of Corwith. . Rites for Fred Teske Will Be Held Tuesday at Church in Decorah DECORAH, April 23.--Funeral services -for Fred Teske, 53, farmer of Canoe township, who killed him- self'Saturday .morning, will tie held Tuesday afternoon at the Method- .st church in Decorah, the Rev. O Sandbach officiating. Burial will be made.in the-Methodist cemetery in Canoe township. Mr. Teske is the son of Tom Teske, 91, who survives He made his home with his father in Canoe township. He was unmarried. Five sisters and two. brothers survive: August of Decorah anc Charlie at home; Mrs. Minnie Reiser, New Albin; Mrs. Mary Voeged- ing,'Canoe township, 'Mrs. .Emma Lomen, Glenwood township, and Gusta and Amelia at home. Newly Purchased Fodder Is Destroyed by Flames CRYSTAL LAKE, April 23.-Ray Drake who farms one-half mile south of Crystal Lake, purchased corn fodder and hauled it home Sat urday. Saturday night at 11 o'clocl fire was discovered in the fodde 1 which was soon burned, Mr. Draki called the Crysta Lake chemica wagon out to the farm to keep tbj fire from other buildings. Two Birthdays Observed. GENEVA--About 25 young persons were entertained at the John Knoll home in honor of the birthday of Miss Marguerite Yarbrough and Marvin Knoll. Hired as Principal. SWEA CITY--Miss Buerkins, a present teacher of the Seneca staff has been hired as principal of the Swea City school for next year. Visitor From Grinneil. KENSETT -- Mrs. H. Bliss of Grinneil spent the week-end visiting friends and looking after business interests in Kensett. Visiting With Parents. STILSON--Mr. and Mrs. M. 0. Brickey are visiting his parents, Mr. and Mrs. G. C. Brickey. Mr. Brickey is a bank examiner and has been at Ruthven for several months. Large Crowd at Party. CARPENTER--A large crowd attended the party dance at the Legion hall sponsored by the Legion auxiliary for the benefit of the piano fund. Sours Gives Address. FLOYD -- Representative Roy Sours of Charles City spoke at the Farm Bureau meeting on taxation. Four Attend Convention, MANLY--Coach Cook, accompanied by Tom Rose, Jack Pinta and Bob Enabnit, drove to Des Moines Saturday. They attended the Midwest Radio Amateurs convention at Hotel Savery. Selling Dairy Equipment. RICEVILLE -- The Linkenmeyer brothers, who for a number of years have operated a stock and dairy farm on the outskirts of Riceville, are selling their herd and equipment at public auction next Wednesday. There are 106 head of accredited cattle, half of which are milk cows, several horses and a quantity of machinery to be sold. Given Postnuptial Shower. LUVERNE--Several postnuptial courtesies were given in honor of Mrs.- Fred Hintz, formerly Miss Leona Ramus, whose secret wedding ast June 6 was announced. Thursday afternoon two members of the Luverne Rebekah lodge drove to he bride's home in Livermore. Friday evening the women of the Presbyterian church sponsored a miscellaneous shower in her honor at he W. L. Ramus home. Visitor From Des Moines. POPEJOY -- Dorothy McElvania, R. N., Des Moines, is spending 10 days in the parental Charles Mc- Elvania home and with the Floyd McElvania family. Return to St. Cloud. FREDERICKSBURG -- Mr. and Mrs. Frank Crosby returned to St. Cloud, Minn., after a visit at the J. W. Crosby home. Leave for Des Moines. PLYMOUTH--Mr. and Mrs. A. M. Holroyd and son, Arthur, left for Des Moines Monday to be gone indefinitely. Returns to Seattle. CLARKSVILLE--Lloyd West left for his home at Seattle, Wash., Sunday after a month's visit with his relatives, the W. E. West family. His father who is suffering paralysis, is slightly improved. Attend Rites hi Marehalltown. CHAPIN--Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Davenport went to Marshalltown Friday to attend the funeral of Mr. Davenport's cousin, which was held there Saturday. where they attended a-funeral of a cousin. Submits to Operation. FERTILE--Mrs. Ira Roath tin derwent an operation for kidney stones at the Dr. Irish hospital in Forest City Friday. Visits In Minneapolis. CHAPIN--Will Banker was a week-end visitor in Minneapolis where be went on a combined business and pleasure trip. Leaves for Savannah, Mo. OTRANTO--Mills Baker left Saturday evening for Savannah, Mo. where he will enter the sanitarium for treatment. Return to Home. MITCHELL--Mr. and Mrs. Levi Willey returned to their home here after having spent the winter in Mason City. Injured in Fall. SEXTON--Mrs. Joe Fraser tapped on a wire while hanging out clothes and fell, hurting herself quite seriously. She is unable to Return to Minneapolis. PLYMOUTH--D. M. Wallace of Minneapolis drove to Plymouth Saturday and his wife, Mrs. Wallace, who has been staying with her great aunt, Mrs. Kale McLeod for two weeks, accompanied him home to Minneapolis. Visitor From New \ork. CLARKSVILLE--Mrs. Allo Detra of Ballston Spa, N. Y., is here to meet her son. Robert and wife from Los Angeles, Cal., and visit relatives two weeks. She expects to accompany' them home. Hostess to Society. LONEROCK--The Ladies' Mite society met with Mrs. L. E. Godfrey Marian Jensen gave an illustrated reading, "Every Day Lesson." Mary Jane Hofius gave the reading, "The Cross of Christ," and "The Old Rugged Cross" was sung by the group. Wind Blows Out Three Lake Windows Fostoffice Is Moved. LAKE MILLS, April 23.--Th local postoffice was moved Satur day from the Henderson building t the Lindon building across from th Community Oil company. Mrs. Williamson Elected Otranto P.T.A. President OTRANTO, April 23.--The Otranto P. T. A. elected: President, Mrs. Roy Williamson; vice president, Mrs. Chester Schooster; secretary, Miss Dorothy Rohden and treasurer, Irving Wilder. There will be one more meeting this year and tiie grades will put on an exhibit and a musical program. Gordonsville Community Club Re-Elects Officers GORDONSVILLE, Minn., April 23.--Gordonsville Community club held its April meeting Friday evening with a large attendance. All officers were re-elected: President, G C. Hamersley; vice president, Mrs. Clara Will; secretary, F. H. Pierce; treasurer, D. L. Klove. COUNTY REJECTS U, S. AID OFFER Palo Alto Decides Against Accepting Federal Help in Relief Work. EMMETSBURG, April 23.--Following a trip to Des Moines where they discussed plans for federal aid in county relief work, the Palto Alto county supervisors, city council welfare committees and other officials decided against acceptance of federal funds for the present, at least. The local officials were informed that approximately 75 per cent of the costs of county projects must be paid by them, with the government paying the remain- ing 25 per cent. Clerical labor necessary in the relief program would have to be financed at least 50 per cent by the county, it was explained. Clarksville Women Name Mrs. Opal Lee President CLARKSVILLE, April 23.--At the Woman's club meeting Friday afternoon, officers elected were: Mrs. Opal Lee, president; Mrs. R. B. Fisher, vice president; Ellena Moore, secretary; and Mrs. Ed Chesnut, treasurer. Girl Scouts Plan Banquet. SHEFFIELD, April 23-- Plans are being completed for a mother- daughter banquet Friday, May 11. The dinner is being sponsored by the troop committee of the Girl Scout organization. Crystal CRYSTAL LAKE, April 23.-Three large windows of the Elsworth building, located beside the Crystalf cafe, were blown out about 7 o'clock Saturday night during the hard wind storm. The building is used by vegetable growers for potatoes and onion storage, Rugs Draperies Linoleums We urge you to visit our Floor Covering and Drapery Department, (not sections) but departments, fully equipped. Style Appeal . . . Price A p p e a l . . . Quality Appeal--three factors to be considered. AXMINSTER RUGS . . . To help you make both ends meet. If you're for inexpensive rugs and you refuse to sacrifice luxury for economy, see our showing of Axmmster Rugs. 8.3x10.6 sizes, priced as low as -$19.85 DRAPERIES --- Price, Style and Value are still the three big factors we offer as an invitation to visit our drapery department. We offer for your inspection and approval . . . Nets, 50 and 36-inch, priced, per yard -- Z9c and SUNFAST DAMASKS--50 inch width, in all the wanted shades-per yard 79c 36-INCH CHINTZ in a choice selection of colors-- 39c per yard RUFFLED CURTAINS in assortment of colors-$1.49 the pair ARMSTRONG'S LINOLEUM Carload shipment received the past week. New Designs and Colorings. Hard-to-Believe VALUES for hard-to-please PEOPLE. Inlaid Linoleum, per square yard $1.49 (Laying Extra) PRINTED LINOLEUM . . . Armstrong make, cork body, burlap back, first quality, 12 ft. wide- New Patterns for Your Choosing per square yard 98c FELT BASE . . . 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