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12 2 Yanks From Fertile Eat Dinner on Saipan . Fertile--SJr. and Mrs. JU S. Hye received word from their son T/5 Jiorman Rye that he and Pic. Robert Sanderson enjoyed their Christmas dinner together. Norman Rye Is an engineer of 'a construction company and Robert Sanderson is in a mortar machine MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE company. They are on Saipan. Delton Davis is also stationed on Saipan but was unable to meet with the other boys. DIES IN KANSAS · CUrfcsrille--Relatives have received word of the death s of Will Hicks, 83, on New Year's day at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Nora Griffith at Beloit, Kans. He was a former Butler county resident, living east of Clarksville. AUCTION SALE! at the LUND SALE BARN MASON CITY, IOWA Monday;January 15 For qnr sale next Monday we will have the r«cnlar run ot livestock. Constetinc of feeder steers and heifers, springer cows, fat .cows and batcher cattle of all kinds. We will nave a food ran of feeder pics, brood sows and boars; also fat lambs, «wes and bucks. - . · .;. · ^ ; We wiU have about 30 head of horses of all kinds. Consign anything you have to sell to us next Monday. J.R.DORSEY . AUCTIONEER PUBLIC SALE .·'*» ' kj ve . ****** TMy tarm tot this year I win sell at Public Auction , «,e followint property, 3 miles south and 3 miles west 3 ·*·· wert ot »"« « Wednesday, January 17 Sale Start* at I f. M. . I Team of Holes, smooth month ' · I Bay Hue, 4 yean bid, sound J Black Store, 8 yean old, sound 1 Bkck GeJOInr, « yesn old, bUnd 13 GOOD MILK COWS, Most of them now milking. 1 PUREBRED BROWN SWISS BULL. 15 FEEDER PIGS. MACHINERY manure spreader, 4 yean old; 1 Rock ; Jr f0 '', I ? ln bfader; «*"» TM«» w I u b o dump rake; bob-sled; eadrate seeder; 14-inch Oliver fan* plow! HOUSEHOLD GOODS J. C. Baaagartner, Owner On Bayless, Anet First National Bank, Muon City, Clerk Midwest Livestock (FRIDAY'S Albert Lea. Trend Good Butchers-140-150 Xx. 150-1W Ibs 160-118 Ibs 170.180 Ibs 180-200 Ibj. 200-220 Ibs. 220-2W Ibs ; 240-270 Ibs. Z10-300 UK. 300-330 Ibs 5W-MO U» Good P»ckio« S6w»- ~ *· PUCES) Auitin. Minn. Steady. $10.75 ' *14.15 J14.J5 JH.25 114.15 11125 M4.10 Waterloo Steady J1J.90 JU.TS W4.25 S14.25 114-15 IM.05 114.03 . . W3.6S 330-360 Ibsl i^illli^;" 1 "!"" t\3.tS MO-400 Vu. ..[... lists 400-450 tt*. JisjS 450-500 Ibs Sli55 500-550 lb*. I" * '^^ J13.65 J13.SS J13.65 $13.65 113.65 Cedal Rapids Steady fU.09 ·13.W $24.10 J14.30 «14.M $14.30 (14.SII 114.10 HtlO tll.CS »1MS J136J UJ.B '$1155 DECLINE MARKS HOG TRADING Late Trading Mostly 10 Off on Barrows Chlctgo, (F)--A decline marked trading in the hog market Friday. The early, slow trade was steady but mostly 10 cents under Thursday's average on barrows and guts. Later the trade declined 15 to 25 cents, with weights over 250 pounds dropping in some Instances more . than 25 cents. The price ranged from $14.50 -to $14.70 for the 190 to 300 pound weights. (WFA)--Salable hogs 12,000; total 18,000; early trade slow, steady to mostly 10 cents lower than Thursday's average on barrows and gilts; later trade and most sales 15 to 25 cents lower; weights over 250 Iba. showing 'full decline and in instances fully 25 cents or more lower on few loads big weight. Sows steady, good and choice barrows and gilts ISO to 300 Ibs. $14.50 to $14.70; top $14.75 paid early; practical top late $14.60 few good and choice 150 to 180 Ib. $14 to $14.50; few loads heavy over 300 Ibs. $14.30 to $14.50; cows at $14.00, ceiling that class; fair clearance. N Salable cattle 2,000; total 2,300: salable calves 500; total 500; fed steers and yearlings-mostly slow, steady with weak 25 to 50 cents down turn; top today $16.15 on weighty steers; best yearlings $15.25; .bulk all grades $13 to $15.75; heifers steady to weak; best around $14.50; good beef cows steady at $13 to $14.00; others 10 to 15 lower; bulb steady; weighty sausage oifferings to $13.50; vealers firm at $15:50 down. 'Salable sheep 6,000; total 8,000; slaughter Iambs and yearlings mostly steady; good and choice fed wooled western lambs $15.50 and $15.60 Including 2 cars Colorados at latter prices; 3 loads good to low choice lambs $15.25 to $15.35; load medium, and good $14.50; odd lots good and choice natives $15.25 and $15.50; part deck good and 'choice fed yearling wethers $13.60; asking around 25 cents higher on aged ewes with 3 loads good and choice westerns held above $8.00. The model for Leonardo da Vinci's "Mona Lisa" is said to have been IsabeUa IVEste, the marchioness of Mantua. J. R. DORSET AUCTIONEER PhotM 2592 Good C«d Good Oood Good Good Good Good Good Good Good Local Livestock BOGS MASON crnr-ror rni«» light Utht» .......... HO-1S04H.7S lj«M Ugtl ;....,.... ISO-MO 1U.W light lights ..... I.... MO-170 513.25 Ught lights . ......... 1TO-180 Sill! light lights .......... 180-100 414.25 ugkt lights ....... :.. aS-Si JiJJs med. wt. butcher* . . 220-240 Slug med. wt butchers .. 240-170 *UM med. wt. butrhen .; 170-300 M4J5 med. wt. -butcher* .. 300-330 ia«js med. wt. butchen .. SooJo «lt5 . . OATTLB SJO-SIO »13. SW-4BO *U.« . 40MM »U.e . HBO-300 1U.«8 · ' , ft**, ·*.*.....· _ Butcher butts .I:!' ' " ; Bologna bulla, ne*rr . .... Bolotna bull*, medluk . Cutters, heavy . ......... ..". Cutter*, U«ht ..... ......... . Canner*. tuny ..... I"!.!" * 5 oo rm gnam. wt ...».".:::":: » i'S: SS iancy, wlect earn* ....... Calvo, gd. to' enolet) ISO-1 Calves, tai to good, 030-lso * 9.00-10.00 «· *** ...... * TJO- gjfl ' ' J MASON Cmr-- For Friday Oenuto« «p. lamb*, go. to ch. SUJO-1125 Genuine »». Umhs, med. to «d. »11.00-1150 Cuu lamb* ........... ... ., $00d*wn S~ ""^ « cwl *° **"*· ·· » *»· «·« CorMma, «we* ....... .. ..... »1.00-100 · · ................... * ·*· CERTAIN STOCKS GET SUPPORT Rails, Some Industrials Stumble in Dealings ' / · New York, (ff)-- Selected stocks attracted support in Friday's market but rails and many industrial leaders stumbled over further profit cashing which, however, never assumed avalanche proportions. While modest gainers were in evidence near the close, and extreme declines were trimmed here and there, losers: of fractions to more than a point were wlde^ spread. Transfers were around 1,800,000 sares. In front most of the time,' some at peaks for the year or longer, w e r e International Telephone, Emerson Electric, American Cable Radio, Woolwortb, Consolidated Edison, Public Service, of N. J., Anaconda, Westinghouse, Graham-Paige, Texas Co, and Allied Chemical. Laggards included Santa Fe, N. Y. Central, Southern Pacific, Southern Hallway, Great Northern, rGopdrieh, General Motors, Montgomery Ward, Douglas Aircraft and Johns'-Manville. Bonds were uneven with some rails in-supplyl PUBLIC SALE ThOTsday7Sia.n. 18 Starting at One O'clock 'Lunch Served on Grounds Head Holstein, Guernsey, Hereford Cattle -- 35 Holstcm milk cows ond 4 Guernsey jnilk cows; 1 registered Holstein bull; 1 reg.V tered Hereford Polled bull; 9 Holstein heifers. 10 SPOTTED POLAND CHINA BROOD SOWS ° nC ,? 29 5. 0nd Mt «?'·*«*" *· F-20; 10-foot John Deere tandem 250 Baits Mixed Hay. 20 0 Bales Clover and Tfrnthy Hay. 200 Bales Alsike and Red Clover. 40 Bales Alfalfa. SOMC Baled Straw. WOODROW JOHNSON, Owner BCrrv *.._,._ · · UNITED HOME BANK TRUST CO., Mown City, CUrk · · ^ ^ - . _ * - JACK DORSET, Auctioneer. ·OARD AND ROOM ·y GENf AHERN FOR. USTENINSTO A FULL OF BULLET Y RANCH' BEEF"'-^OUR QUNFK3HT/- SMOKE,! DIDNT ) Dtn.OLDn^M UXXAT.H--BLAOC J REALIZE rrWA5y( vurrw XDUR SPURS ANDHACHOFF CHUNKS VWTR A HATCHET' tBlfPTCKil'OTB-A IJAZ G P N M Y Q C Y II Y V li L X Y;T X Z M M A 0 z x K K - E K C T X F Z M N ^ G ' - T D C E J C T : 0»P*«Wte! THE MOST COMPLETE INJU5- TICK IS TO SEEM JUflTT. WHEN NOT 80-PLATO* '· · WlAlRTHto 1 QtSSS SCOABLfc. SON Produce MASON .CITY-- For Friday (Cash quotations by K G. Slorse) Eggs, current receipts ....'... .30c Springs, heavy breeds ...... 23c Leghorn springs, 2 Ibs. over 21c Heavy hens .. ____ ; ....... ;..20c Hens, under 4 lbi...v.. ..... i?e Cocks' . . ; ..... . ............ 145 All No. 2 poultry, Sc less Merchant Quotations Eggs, at retail ....... ..... '. .45 C Butter, Iowa State Brand ____ 49c Butter. Com Country. .. ____ 46c Butter. Brookfleld ..... ____ .49c IJVXSTOCK: (Fitter Mwkrt) ,. . «V-(W. P. A.)-- OJflciaUy estimated Mlabl« Itvertocle neaySf |« Saturday: Ho»* JOO; cattle SOO; ihMp 1.000. . CHICAGO P8ODVCZ ,, *!«*·· Wl-- Butter, firm. Htcdpti 350,362. Uarkct unchained. Xjgi, receipts 8,029. steady. Market TOUt FSODDCE rna»T Market) New r»rk, (sj-- Eu, 21,003. Finn. Current general wholesale prices tollow: Mixed colon: Extras, No. I to No. «, « lb». and over **!.8c; mediutn. 40 to 44 '», ttSc; standard. tTo. I to No, 4. 45 na. and over «Jc; current recelota 40.Sc; dirties. 4S «*., and 3»Jc; checks 3»@M.Sc. Butter W1.CB. Firm. Price* unSjuiged at celling. ' ~ Cheese Me.JU. nominal; no quotationz. CHICAOO (fatmr' War*«t CMc«f«, (ffi-- (W. F. A.)-- lire poultry, firm. Receipts lo tracki. no cart. Prices unchanged. CHICAGO FOTATOI8 ffrid.T SUrkrt) Chlcaj*. «--(W. F. A.)--Potatoes: Arrivals 57: on track 91; total U. 8 shii- me*« I^)0«; old rtock, offering very U«h^ demand exceeds available tupply, market firm at oelllnM; new stoct-- jupply very Ught. demand »oorf. market tarn at celltef: Idaho Rurset Burbanks IT, S. No: 1. »3J7,- Nebraalca BUsi Trl- wis, U. S. No. 1. B.W: utnneaota and ^ 1 J :alcot * ^ Uss TrtumPhs. U. S. ITo. « ' S Commercial two; ChippCTra. U. S. No. 1. »iW; norlda 90 Ib. aaclb. BUia Triumph., tJ. S. No. 1. «3,«4«1.T«. Hides and Wool Calve, ijt to choice I«S.1M *11.«M10I) Qn.UUoo, ramlikea »y w.lf Btw, rne, S0» tUU. Street g.Mhwrt BoD hldej . . . : 7 C From 15 Ibtb up ......,.,,,, " v From IS Jb*. down Horsehldei Donates Bear Head Portland, Ore., (U.R)--The mounted head and shoulders of a 1,500- pound Alaska bear was presented to the captain and crew of the S. S. Kodiak Victory when It was launched at Oregon shipyard. Glenn Robinson of Kodiak, Alaska, the guest speaker, presented the bear's head in behalf of the city for which the new ship was named. GETS SILVER WINGS Mitchell--Alfred G. Jordan, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ferdinand Jordan of JHtcKell was given his silver gunner's wings and promoted to the rank of corporal when he completed the flexible gunnery course for radio inen at the army air field at Yutoa, Ariz., this week. He is a graduate of St. Ansgar high school. FUTURES RALLY IN LATE TRADE Oats Lead Upturn, Gaining Almost a Cent Chlcaco, (#)-- G r a i n futures markets rallied in late trading Friday after having ' held to the off-side most of the session." Oats led the -upturn, gaining almost 'a cent at times. · At the finish wheat was % higher to % lower than Thursday's close, May $1.64%. Corn was % lower to % higher. May $1.13%. Oats were % lower to % higher May 70% to 70%. May 70% to 70%. Rye was Unchanged to off %, May J1.16y« to $1.16y 4 . Barley was off % to 1, May $1.16%. CHICAGO CASH GBABf (Friday Market) Ckleaje, (Pj-- Wheat No. I red St.WJii celling. ' y ' aow » 1 -"*: N". S yellow "^ Oats: No. J wWte SOV.c, Cellini Barley: Ualttaf *1.18@1,J7% nominal: i«d 88cS«: aomtaal « ··"» wTMTM«. Fldd seed per hundrtd weight nominal: Tlmolhy $««JJ5 nominairred top S154218 ncnllnal; r«d clover S3I.50- KW»M clove «40.«5; aM- -- " Mason City Grain MASON CITY---For Friday No. 2 white oats, S3 ins, 70c No. 2 shelled corn, old $1.02 No. 2 shelled-corn, new 97c CHICAGO OB.MN CLOSE (rrliay Harkrt) Chleag ·, (ff)-WHEAT-- ' H!*h -Lev OOM |uir .."!;!" ilsry. ij«$4 liSSS US 1.W4 1.12% 1.13V, 70% .69* .H',4 May July l.UH l.ljy, -7014 .65* .1.1654 l.Wi J.H)i 1.16)4 1.11 KNJOT VISIT Chester-- The Win Cray family and Perry Ullam were recent guests at the Dr. L. W. Clark home in Spring Valley. Ensign Mary Anne Clark was also a guest at home enjoying a few days leave enroute from Pensacola to San Francisco where she is assigned to duty in the physical therapy.department of a hospital. Ensign Clark was born in Chester and spent most of her life here. Arthur Brisbane was the highest paid newspaperman in the world, receiving $260,000 a year for his columns, which reached an estimated audience of 30,000 000. soldier has settled accounts with the bugler, and the guy who wakes the bugler, up, be may wait revenge on whoever coined the term, "G! Joe." . . William Smith White, AP war correspondent recently returned from assignment with first army, Gays* , , I don't thtok it Is a very good Idea for civilians to refer, to a soldier as 'GI-Jot.' They use it anon* themselves, as the slang ol ? 1 ;v trad l b ^ t 3 e ' n ' t tske " applied to them by cH'ilians. It has a slight patronizing tone coming from an outsider. The way to refer to a soldier is to call him a soldier." _ Harry Harris, an AP war photographer until recently attached to the first army comments: "To the ioldiers a GI Joe is the lowest form' of human. It's the same as calling him a jerk They refer to themselves jokingly as 'GI's" and sometimes as 'Joes' but not as 'GI Joes.' We have the greatest army in the world because they,, are civilians. And as civilians they don't like to have a label, like that huag on them." A spokesman for Yank, th« army -weekly, had this comment 1 ' "The term 'GI' is very different from -GI Joe.' 'GI Joe' is strictly a civilian term used by civilian newspapers Instead of by soldiers. You might call a soldier a 'Or bat you shouldn't call him a 'GI Joe.' We are in large part'responsible for the use of 'GI.'-We use it to apply to any soldier. ; However, 3 of 5 soldiers polled at random at the -army's Halloran hospital don't object to being called GI Joe. Yanks Object to Civilian Use EXPECT ALLIED REVIEW SOON Must Relate Pacific and European Plans , -- A sweeping review ol- allied grand strategy is now expected to be made by military and political chiefs beginning with' the big 3 conference around Feb. 1. A whole series of events is fore- Ins this review and: probably drastic revisions of allied thtnk- inr, the latest beta* the American invasion of Luzon. The problem is to relate fntcre operations in the Pacific, where the war is moving at hictt speed, to coming operations to Europe where the developments are 'oii a badly delayed time-table. Estimates that as a result ot the German offensive that the European war might be prolonged 3 to 6 months, which are still held here despite recent optimistic reports from France, furnish the key to the .problem. Over all strategy has to be planned, where possible, years in advance. The allied chiefs of. staff, taking, into account production factors In this county, began charting a return to Luzon' not long after American forces were compelled to evacuate that bastion In early 1942. From the first it was assumed that any malor operations beyond that point would require maximum concentrations of force which would not be possible until Germany had been defeated and armies and supplies -shifted from Europe to ' the Pacific-Asiatic front. It is more or less open secret that originally, military leaders figure on making that shift during the past fall or the current winter. When it became evident that German strategy was to hold out as long 'as possible rather than surrender to overwhelming allied power, the European time-table was moved back to next spring or early summer. Now it has been shifted to late summer or fall barring unforseen developments of weakness in German resistance. This means that If the European war goes as planned it will be many months before Tnairlmiirr concentrations can be employed in the Pacific. Such concentrations would be necessary toy the invasion of Japan or for the invasion of China. Whenever Russia eels into the Pacific flrht, as most Washington officials confidently expect sb« will, the balance of strategy may shift from the southern approaches to Japan, to the northern approaches, Involving (he KnrD« islands and Manchuria and Korea. If it becomes evident that Hus- sia Intends to undertake no commitments with respect to the war against Japan the best opinion here is that the Pacific time-table may be kept somewhat ahead by speeded-up expansion of American forces to make possible the maintenance of maximum pressure on the Japanese at the same time the European war is being brought to a conclusion. There is, however, little optimism over the p r o s p e c t s for bringing Pacific strategy to its final stage without either the help of Russia or a victory in Europe. Hoine Is Now Hospital Milwaukee, tU.R)-- The mansion built-in 1876 by the multi-millionaire Bill Bradley, Wisconsin lumber king; hai become a . general hospital accommodating · 3 5 persons. . ..'/. . The house changed, hands many times since the death ol Bradley in 1803. .One part of his organization, the Wisconsin Land and Power company, held the place until It became the property of the socially prominent . Milwaukee family of John H. Frank. Frank changed the brick exterior to white stone. But he left the inside untouched as a tribute to Bradley, who built the city of Tomahawk in the northern Wisconsin' woods, complete with a railroad, hotels, mills, houses and stores in a 40-mile area around Siis new city. . ·-. , . · The 3rd owner was Mrs. -Harriet Cramer, wife of -the publisher of the Wisconsin Evening News whose estate later sold it to the Milwaukee Institute .' of Music. After converting -drawing 'rooms' and" servants' quarters into mahogany paneled studios, the music' school moved to new quarters and the 'house 'remained empty until 3 doctors purchased it early last spring-- Drs. . Frederick Becker! Carl Blech and Paul Atterberry, all of Milwaukee. "They harried ft Lakeview hospital and opened it in September. Four days later the hospital was filled with patients, including 1 who said she, had suffered there before-- taking music lessons. ·: North Iowa Soldier Wounded in Battle in France, Loses Left Leg KicevUle -- Mr. 'and Mrs. John Hughes received a telegram from the war department stating that their son, S/Sgt. Francis Hughes; was seriously wounded Dec. -14 while:, in action., somewhere ...Sn France. Later reports are that Sgt. Hughes is 'in -a general hospital in France aid his left leg was amputated above the knee. MASONS ELECT Northwood--Newly elected officers of the local Masonic lodge are C. H. Dwelle, worthy mastery A. J. Conner, S. W.; A. B. Ranum, J. W.; L. J. Thompson, secretary; James A. Sealer, treasurer; E. A. Thompto, S. D.; Clarence Huus, J. D.; Morris Bakketun, S. S.; Theo. Skjeveland, J. S.; C. N. Panugburn, tyler. took In pre-machine days, it three-fourths ol U. S. manpower to feed the nation. NOTED MANSION CHANGES HANDS Private Happy on K, P. as Symphony Is Played Camp' Crowder, Mo., U.PJ--The Rochester Symphony orchestra recently introduced a new sym-' phonic composition, but the composer wasn't there'to hear it. He ; "»a» doing KP at Camp Crowded ' . Pvt.-Composer John W. Verrall of : Minneapolis said the unveiling of his 4th symphonic work, called "Symphony No. 2," without his presence left him unperturbed, however. "When my first symphony, was performed by Dmitri Mitropoulos and the Minneapolis symphony, I couldn't eat anything the day of the performance," he explained. "My mouth was dry and my hea3 swam. While It was being played I was so nervous I actually didn't hear a note; * "The same thing occurred during the initial performances of my 2nd and 3rd symphonies. I was excited and jumpy for days afterward." So maybe I was better off this time -washing dishes than I would have been listening." Invents Pin on Vase to Keep Rose Fresh B o s t o n , (U.PJ--Representative Clare Boothe Luce, the republican's glamor girl from Connecticut, has invented something new in costume jewelry-- a bud vase pin containing one rose. Mrs. Luce explained that she had a jeweler make a gold clamp pin to hold the vase, which is filled with a drop of water and keeps the bud fresh all day. . Closest Call Smoky BUI Away Air Field, Sa- Una, Kans*, U.PJ-rS./Sgt Thomas L. Johnson traveled a quarter of a million miles by plane--mostly over enemy-held territory, but he' got his -luckiest break on Dec. 7, 1941. While he was on guard duty at Hickam field, Hawaii, a Japanese bomb exploded 3 feet from his bunk. At the moment, Johnson was walking his .post and looking forward to returning to that bunk. Sportopics BOWLTKQ IXAGCC Games Jan. 11 W*B Irt ttd Jrt H.C. Tot. Allli Caalmert t 7W t»7 TO l»s ttn SaUmai Ftm. * (SI S3» ttt «» W» Farfc loa Swm t o. 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