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April 24, 1934

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 11

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APRIL 24 1931 JiASON CITY GLOBE-GAZE'lTE ELEVEN Clear Lake Globe-Gazette HELEN HENDRICKS, News Editor Residence Phone 310-W LEE DEWIGGINS, Circulation and Advertising OFFICE PHONE NO. 239 Residence Phone 67 KNUTSON TALKS TO LAKE CLUB Mrs. A. B. Phillips Named Head of Woman's · Organization. . CLEAR LAKE, April 24. -- Mrs. A. B. Phillips was elected chairman of the Knutson for Governor club which was organized at a breakfast for women at the city hall this morning. Mrs. A. S. Dice was elected vice chairman, Mrs. Bertha Bran- sou Arvin, secretary and treasurer. · Members of the executive corn- hxittce are Mrs. G. P. Stenby. Mrs. M. P. Hughes, Mrs. E. B. Stillman, Mrs. F. G. Atherton, Mrs. C. A. Cornstock, Mrs. J. W. Pattie, Mrs. C. F. Crane, Mrs. Peter Anderson, Mrs. A. I. Sandrol, Mrs. Ira Jones, Mrs. H. N. Halvorson and Mrs. Sam Kennedy. · Is flattorm. About 90 persons heard Clarence A. Knutson's address on the gross income tax which is the platform on which Mr. Knutson has entered ·the governor's race. The campaign for the office is a means to the enactment of such a law and not a. means by which he wishes to gain the office, he pointed out. · "I have been talking gross income tax for the past four years and resolved that the only way to put it ( , before the public was to get it into J 1 politics. The question has arisen ·Can we take off the property tax?' But how do we pay the tax today if tot through the gross receipts of a business or a reserve fund. Yet this inequality arises through what is so called the property tax ic which persons pay on the land or property disregarding the gross profits of the individual. Are Exempt. "It is true that the large amount of bonds and moneys now pay no tax nor give any contribution to the cost of the government. With the proposed system of taxation the wealth of state .would pay the taxes," he believes. " As an illustration of the exorbitant tax now on real estate, he pointed out that a tax of ~1.50 an acre or S240 a quarter section is (Tow being assessed. · "According to the system now used persons who spend the money 4re exempt." he pointed out, "while Orel Hoel Directs Work at Lake Fish Hatchery Over 29 Million Pike Eggs Are Placed in Water to Hatch. OREL HOEL --Schneck Studio. , » m «y THEATER *4%*l*lk 'Clear Lake Tuesday--Wednesday Sing Crosby "TOO MUCH HAKMONV Amos 'n Andy IOc Plus Tax if one saved it to buy a home, he is penalized," he said. "This fight is not a party policy, for if the property tax is not relieved, it will be up to the republicans and democrats to unite to fight the communism in the country," he concluded. Mrs. Knutson spoke briefly of her part in the campaign and of her appreciation to the group for this meeting. At the conclusion of the session Mrs. A. B. Phillips, chairman, presided and plans were ris- cussed as to methods of raising money to assist Knutson in the campaign. Marlus Lambert Is Honored at Shower CLEAR LAKE, April 24.--Miss June Cole and Mrs. J. C. Braheny entertained a group of girls at a miscellaneous shower in honor" of Miss Marlus Lambert who will become the bride of John Perkins on May 2. Girls from the graduating class of 1929 were guests at the Cole home, Soutr Second street. The evening was spent in play- Ing bridge, Miss Emmabelle Thomas receiving the prize for high score and -Miss Ruth Anderson, the consolation. . Gifts for the bride-elect were found in the wishing well, which was attractively decorated in orchid and yellow, with sweet peas and nasturtiums adding a festive rite to the lunch which was served. CLEAR LAKE, April 23.--Seven crews of fishermen completed their work of seining to obtain pike spawn for the state fish and game department' Friday night. There are now 29,225,000 pike eggs in the Clear Lake fish hatchery on the north shore which are given the best of care in order to increase the hateh. The number of eggs obtained this year in tw.o weeks is slightly larger than last year. Due to the cool water temperature, it may take longer for them to hatch. Directs Hatching Process. Orel Hoel, who has served as cus todian of the hatchery for the past heven years, has assumed the work of overseeing the hatching. He received his instruction from J. P. Baur, fish culturist, who died last The work begins in the lake where the seiners do the stripping. Both the male and female pike are stripped. At the hatchery the eggs are fertilized, allowed to harden and placed in the jars of running water Feathers are used to handle the jelly-like rnas of eggs when first taken from the mother fish. Approximately 60 gallons of water are used per minute after the jars are full. Here Mr. Hoel is shown reg mating the speed of the water which flows into the jars. The eggs harden after the first 18 hours and grow darker in color aa they approach the hatching stage. Expected in May. The first hatch is expected to ap pear about May 1. A waterworks system operating' directly from the lake has been installed in the hatch ery within the past two years which greatly lowers the expense of oper ating as well as offering a mor natural habitat during the hatching process, which continues from !. to IS days. Fungi or unfertilized eggs rise t the top and flow away in the strean of water. As the eggs begin t hatch they · also rise to the top of the jar and follow the flow of water to the fry tank where they remain until they are several inches long. TITTLE BROS. PACKING Co. INC. t 105 SOUTH FEDEUA.L HAMBURGER, fresh ground Ib. 4c BOILIN'G BEEF ; Ib. 3c BABY BEEF STEAK lb~ VEAL STEW - Ib. 5c PORK CHOPS, enfl cuts Ib.'lOc BRICK CHEESE, Wisconsin Ib.ISc "WAYSIDE CROSS" NUMBER FEATURES SCHOOL MUSICAL CLEAR LAKE, April 24.--The number "Wayside Cross,".will be one of the features of the musical at the Community building Friday night. Proceds of the program will given to the students who will enter the music contest at Iowa City. The girls sextet under the direc' tion of "Miss Clara Mctcalf will sing this number with the organ accompaniment w-hile an electric cross provides the only source of illumination in the room. Girls singing in the sextet are Charlotte Wolford. Charlotte Chappell, Greta Chappell, Helen Walrod, Lois Peterson and Jean Siesseger. A violin quartet is another feature of the first part of the program which is given by the orchestra. Stanley Anderson, Dorothy Kenyon, Marguerite Kennedy and Dagny Hoirup are included in this group. A group of excerpts from the Mikado light opera will also be given by high school students in costume. Miss Metcalf is also directing this part, which makes up the second part of the program. Rebekah Play to Be Given at Belmond CLEA3. LAKE, April 24.--The cast in the play, "Home Sweet Home," will give the production at Belmond Thursday night. Card's orchestra will furnish music between acts and for dancing. The entertain ment will be given in its entirety the same as at the local performance. It is sponsored by the Rebekah lodge. NEW CHEVROLET GAR ANNOUNCED "World's Lowest Price Six" on Its Way to Mason City, Claim. The world's lowest priced six cylinder car -- the new improved 1931 Chevrolet Standard Six-- is on Us way to Mason City and \vil~ be in the hands of the local dealer in a few days, it was learned here Tuesday by the S. and R. Chevrolet company, "The new improved Standard Six is a quality car in every detail of design, appointment and feature," a communication from Tom F. Jrown, manager, DCS Moiiies zune. stated. "It has more features tlian any car o£ similarly low price ever offered, and sets a new standard of value for cars with conventional front springs. "A comparison with previous Chevrolet models will bear out thi statement. Automotive engineering advances so rapidly that the world's owest priced six this year is, In many respects, equal to or even superior to the costlier cars of only a year or so ago, and our improvec standard models for 1934 will verify this assertion. "Many of the most Important improvements that make this year's master models so superior to last year's will be found in the new improved standards despite their much ower price. For example, the new tandards embody such features- lew this year--as double articulated brake shoes, cable-operated brake Application, improved valve mechan- sm with tappet springs added and ightcr valve springs, directional vater control nozzles to maintain .he exhaust valve seats and the ,-alves at the lowest possible temperature, counter-balanced manifold teat control, improved fuci pump, y-pass oil screen, and many others. fttes for Mishap Victim Are Held in Estherville NORA SPRINGS. April 24.--Funeral services for Frank Trevett, 35, were held Saturday at Kstherville. Hfe was in an accident about six weeks ago when he was walking across the street in Milbank, S. Dak., where he lived. His leg was crushed and his head badly hurt. Miss Ada Trevett of Nora Springs is a sister of his father and Miss Mabel Decker of Mason City is his mother's sister. Miss Trevett and Miss Decker and Claude Demo, iv cousin, were in attendance at the funeral. Attend Saner Funeral. KIESTER. Minn., April 24.-Several Kiester residents attended the funeral of Henry Stiucr of near Walters which was "held in Walters Sunday afternoon. Mr. Sauer, 63, died early Friday. GONE!--THE HIGH COST OF STOMACH TROUBLE Don't pay $2.00 lo 53.00 for relief from stomach pains, indigestion. Try Dr. Emil's Adla Tablets-3 weeks treatment only $1. Relief or your money back. Huxtable Drug Co. Quick neali ^- FOR Skin imitations If you suffer with pimples, eczema, rashes, cbafings, eruptions or other distressing skin trouble, begin today lo use Cutlcurn Soap and Ointment. Bathe the affected parts with the Soap, anoint vith the Ointment. Relief comesatoncc and healing soon follows. £5^ Write for tmxial foldtr on gpftr the care of the akin Address: "Cuticura," Dept. 8G. Maiden, Alass. Burial Rites Held for Pederson Girl CLEAR LAKE, April 24.--Funeral services for Bonnie Naomi Pederson, 3 year old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. O. B. Pederson who reside on a farm north of Ventura, were held at the Ellington cemetery Monday afternoon. The child died at the isolation hospital at Mason City Sunday afternoon after suffering from spinal meningitis. She had been ill about nine days and had been in the hospital five days. The two other children in the family showed no symptoms of the disease. CLEAR LAKE BRIEFS What is it that YOU wish to BUY or SELL or RENT? rpWO residents of Grandview 1 Addition had homes to rent for the summer. They were planning to move into a Clear Lake cottage. Both homes were rented the same day that the ad appeared. In the one case there were 14 responses; in the second, there were 16. All of Which Shows Two Things: First, there is a brisk demand for good homes in Mason City, reflecting a healthy community condition. S e c o n d , Globe-Gazette want ads b r i n g RESULTS. And, of course, it is to this latter that we would especially invite your attention. PHONE THE WANT AD GIRL TODAY --3800 Wanted--Garden plot. Phone 239. Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Weaver returned to their home at Cedar Rapids Sunday after a visit at the home of Mr. and Mrs. W. F. Vernon, 214 North Second street. Mrs. Weaver has spent the past week with h«r parents here. For Rent: Mod. 7 rm. house, large garden. Mrs. David Davenport. Mss Mildred Hallowell returned Monday morning after spending the week-end in Mt. Pleasant with h«r father who is ill. The play "Home Sweet Home" will be presented by tie Clear Lake Rebekah lodge at Belmond Thursday night. I. 0. O. F. hall. Mrs. Floyd Kiiatten returned to her home in Mitchell, S. Dak., Monday. She had been visiting the past week with her sister, Mrs. Shirley Watts, on the north shore, and with other relatives. Lloyd Paulson and son. John Kenry, of Hampton, spent the weekend in Clear Lake with Mr Paulson's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Paulson, South East street Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Kroeger ot Rock Island, 111., .arrived Monday morning: to spend two weeks with Mrs. Kroeger's parents, Mr, and Mrs. P. D. Leith, East Main street. Zion circle of the Zion Lutheran Ladies' Aid will meat at 'the Mrs. Viggo Jacobsen at 2:30. Clear Lake Calendar Wednesday--O, D. O. club luncheon at Mrs. Leonard Mathers home, East Main street, l. Zion circle of Zion Lutheran church meets with Mrs. Viggo Jacobsen, 2:30. Lions club meets at Lions cafe. Thursday--Commercial club meeting at city hall, dinner at 6:30. Rotary club meets at I. O. O. F. hall, 12:15. Dance at Surf ballroom, Cliff Perrine playing. Friday--American Legion auxiliary sewing circle meets with Mrs. Henry Volstad, 2:30. Star club meets at Mrs. Orren Porter home, South Winnie. | Saturday--Dance at Surf ballroom, j Andy Kirk playing. j Large Crowd Hears Dana Choir Sing at Thompson THOMPSON, April 24.--The aca- pella choir of Dana college from Blair, Nebr., gave a concert in the Thompson high school auditorium Monday afternoon to a large audience. The director, Prof.'Gunnar J. Malmin, is a former Thompson boy. Waldon Halverson, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Halverson here, is also a member. home Wednesday Mr. and Mrs. Henry OWrangon and family spent Sunday at Britt with relatives. The 0. D. O. club will hold :i 1 o'clock luncheon at the home of Mrs. Leonard Mathers, East Main street, Wednesday. f Mrs. Henry Volstad will be hostess to members of the American Legion auxiliary Friday afternoon at 2:30. A prroup of relatives including Mr. and Mrs. George Peterson. Mr. and Mrs. Fred W, Petersen and Mr. and Mrs. Peter O. Peterson gathered at the A. R. Peterson home. North Fifth street, to graet the bride and Is Awarded Fellowship. NASHUA, April 24.--Miss Mary Kout, daughter of A. L. Kout, cashier of the Nashua State bank, and Mrs. Kout, has been offered her second year scholarship to Columbia college, New York, which is awarded by the Lydia Roberts' fel- low'bip. Miss Kout obtained her B. A degree at Grinnell in 1931, and expects to get her M. A. degree at Columbia in June. bridegroom, Peterson. Mr. and Mrs. A. R. Nelson Entertains at Stag for J. Perkins CLEAR LAKE, April 24.--Roger Nelson and Leslie Bisgrove entertained a group at a stag party at the Nelson home Sunday night in honor of John Perkins who will be married May 2. The evening was spent in playing cards. Mrs. Bisgrove entertained a group of girls at her home the same evening. Pass Resolution. CLEAR LAKE. April 24.--Members of the city council met in special session Monday night and passed a resolution which provided for the refunding of bonds May 1. due Open Rruif Store. GLENVILLE, Minn. --Mr. and Mrs Roth have moved here from Hollandale and are located m the , Nick Frank building where they j have openeda drug and variety store. · ^oTDoctoTHeoTsI Stomach Ailments A weird story is told of a well- known specialist reaching from the crave to curb stomach suffering. Years ago this doctor created a prescription for stomach ulcero, acid stomach, gas pains, heartburn indigestion, bloating, belching, ana other symptoms of excess acid. Then the good doctor died. But his name brought fame after death as one user told another. 54,169 grateful persons have written telling of their recoveries. This prescription is now known to hundreds of thousands as the Udga Treatment. All stomach sufferers may have a free sample by writing to "Udga, Suite B, Foot-Schulze Bldg.. St. Paul, Minn. The seven- day trial box of Udga Tablets is sold under a money-back guarantee of satisfaction by Michael Dru» Co. or Ford Hopkins. - M E N O N L Y - know the agony of painting screens with a brush. The Jiffy Applicator will paint your screens quicker, cheaper and easier and leave no brush marks or clogged mesh. During our paint sale you can get one of these wonderful devices with one quart of Glidden s Screen Glo Screen Enamel-BOTH FOR 59c MASON CITY HARDWARE CO. Owned and Operated By Your Neighbor--DON Mcl'EAK OVEK ON EAST STATE PURE LARD . . Ib. 7c MEAT STEW . Ib. 3c SAUSAGE Liver . Ib.Sc BACON Sliced Ib.Sc BEEF ROAST Ib. 6»/ 2 c NECK BONES CRACKERS Sodn Graham 2 Ibs. for 20c Special On All Soap COFFEE Nash . . Ib. iOc POLITICAL ADVERTISEMENT POLITICAL ADVERTISEMENT 1'OLITICAL ADVERTISEMENT POLITICAL ADVEJi Tax-tree Farms and Homes This Visible Property Pays 88% of the Cost of Government This 67% of Wealth Pays No Part of the Cost o! Government End the Crushing Tax Burden on Iowa's Real Estate Repeal the Sales Tax and Property Taxi The Gross Income Tax Will Tax the iftlSIHE from All It is time to elect a Governor pledged to a definite plan of tax relief. Sixty-seven per cent of Iowa wealth escapes taxation and leaves 33% to carry the entire burden, loading down real estate with taxes until it is facing bankruptcy, and all business connected with Iowa farming is at a standstill. This situation can be corrected with Clarence Knutson's Gross Income tax plan. Il takes the tax off property and places it on the dollar. Taxing Gross Income taxes Iowa wealth equitably in a manner that is fair lo all. Place the Tax on the Dollar Elect Clarence A. Knutson Governor! His platform is the repeal of the 2% Retail Sales Tax and the enactment of the Gross Income Tax to replace property taxes. Why should the home which produces no income pay a tax? "Why should vacant buildings pay the same tax as a like property that is rented and profitable? Why should the farmer who loses his crops from drouth or storms, or his hogs from cholera, pay the same tax as his more fortunate neighbor who markets a bumper crop? The Gross Income Tax puts the lax on the Dollar and the taxes you pay arc based on your dollars of income. A Sad Story -Many Iowa farms the past three years, have failed to pay interest and taxes, and we stand by witnessing the forced sale of many such farms for less than the cost of their improvements. But this isn't the whole sad story. National and State debts arc increasing. More and more tax exempt bonds are being issued and sold to the public. With CLARENCE A. KNUTSON. Clear Lake Past President. Iowa Retail Hardware Assn.: District Governor Rotary International: State Representative, Ccrro Cordo county in the "Olli. 40th Extra. 41-t. 12nd and 42nd Estra Sessions o! the Iowa Legislature: Chairman Ways and M e a n s Committee. House ol Rcarescntatiycs. 42nd and 42nd Extra Sessions: President Iowa Hardware Mutual Insurance Co.: Retail Hardware Dealer and prominent citizen and civic leader oi Clear Late sine: 1912. late continues to pile ui. Cost of government must he paid, and the home and farm are under this heartbreaking loud. A Sound Plan of Taxing All loica Wealth Fairly Kiiutson asks the voter--"Why should the home be sacrificed to luxalion and tax exempt bonds continue to be sold to Iowa wealth?" The Gross Income Tax Plan will meet this grave situation and give real relief. It will lift the burden from property and spread the tax justly to all wealth. It will reduce taxes on real estate at least fifty per cent in its first year of operation. This is not an empty political boast, but a sound plan of taxation that will dispose of our present unfair system and give all Iowa wealth a square deal. Return Iowa Farm Land To Its Rightful I'lacc Iowa's greatest asset is its farm laud. Heavy taxes and high interest rales have made farm ownership undesirable. The avcraac tax on Iowa farm land is equivalent "lo :i first mortgage of S30.00 per acre. Take this lax mortgage off property and Iowa farms w i l l he restored to their rightful place as the most desirable investment, and wealth will again invest in them al new low interest rates. A'oi "Another Tax" This is not "another tax." Every dollar raised by the Cross Income Tax will apply to replace the properly tax. It is an economical tax; simple in enforcement. It does away with an army of Assessors and their i n d i v i d u a l ideas of value. It has none of the difficult and complex requirements of present taxes. It treats every citizen fairly. It is sound and equitable. wealth turning to these tax exempt securities, the tax burden on Iowa real cs- Vote in the Republican Primaries, June 4th, for the Outstanding Candidate of Clear Lake for GOVERNOR oflowa iTJiis advertisement inserted and paid for by f r i e n d s of Clarence A. Knutson'. _________

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