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MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, MARCH 13 · 1937 ELEVEN Mason City's Calendar LAUD COUNTY'S WORK IN TUBERCULOSIS DRIVE March 14-21--National Business Women's week. March 1 8 - 2 0 -- C o n v e n t i o n of North Central division o£ Iowa State Teachers association. March 16-17--High school operetta, "Vagabond King," to be given at school auditorium at 8 p. in. March 28--Easter Sunday. March 30--Grade school operetta, "The Wedding o£ the Flowers," 'high school auditorium, High School Music Mothers. April 6, 7, 8 and fl--Mason City Globe-Gazette's annual f r e e cooking school at high school auditorium. April 7-10--Eleventh annual boys' hobby show in Y. M. C. A., sponsored by Kiwanis club and Y. M. C. A. Here In Mason .City For Real Silk Hosiery and Lingerie phone Mrs. Kelly, 4128. Educational movie features and comedies furnished by the Y. M. C. A. were shown at the regular Friday evening Community Center at McKinley school. New Spring Suits and Topcoats are ready! Open a budget charge account . . . no extra charge . . -. ABEL SON, INC. Voiture local No. 66 of the Forty and Eight will hold its regular meeting at the clubrooms, 319'« North Federal avenue, Monday evening at 8 o'clock, according to announcement by Dr. T. A. Nettle:ton, chef de gare, and H. C. .Shroyer, correspondant. ' Special bus service for Surf dance Saturday night. Leave Ma- ·son City at 8:35-9:05-9:35, returning at 1:15 a. m. 25c round trip.-"Mason City and Clear Lake Railroad Company. For Kent--Our Electric Sanders 'and floor polishers. Currie-Van Ness Co. Birth certificates have been filed for Terry Lee, daughter of Mr.'and Mrs. Stanley MacPeak, 1119 Pennsylvania avenue northeast, born Feb. 25, and Leonarda, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Mereles, sugar beet row, born March 6. KHz club, Bayside. Juicy steaks, new hot music, Sunday eve. special dinner, new chef. BECKER HEARING CONTINUED HERE Accused of Driving WKil . Intoxicated; Others Arrested. The hearing for J. J. Becker Fort Dodge, arrested by police Friday on a charge of driving while intoxicated, was continued in police court until 9 o'clock Monday morning. Becker was arrested in the 100 block on South Federal avenue after the car he was alleged to have been driving struck two cars in front of 118 South Federal avenue. The parked cars were owned by Halph Buss, route 3, and the Rev. W. E. Dudley, Britt. Both cars were damaged. Becker's car was found parked on the sidewalk in front of 27 second street southeast. He was .released upon posting a 5500 bond · Hearings for George Steinhagen, Marshalltowh, arrested on a charge of intoxication, and Tec R. Thornblade, 1306 'Washington avenue northwest, arrested on p charge of careless driving, wen also continued. Thornblade wa_ alleged to have been driving 5C miles an hour on Crescent drive. Mrs. Pauline Radio Rites Held; B u r i a l at Catholic Cemetery Funeral services for Mrs. Paul ine Radio, 48, who died at he home, 53 Lehigh Row Wednesday 1 were held Saturday morning a the Holy Family church, with th Rev. R. P. Murphy in charge. Bur ial was at St. Joseph's Catholi -cemetery. · Palbearers were Mike Hinich 'Mike Banio, Sam Karamitris, Bo' .Lcvor, John Luchim and Eli Grba Number of Families on Relief in State Gains in Februar DES MOINES, (/P)--The stat relief administration reported Sat urday that the number of familie receiving relief during February increased 249 to a total of 27.DO ifor the state. Forty-five of the 97 counties re porting in February showed an in crease in families on relief, the re port said, while 50 showed a de crease. The one per cent increase durin February this year compared wit an 11 per cent decrease /or th same month a year ago, the re port stated. It was pointed ou however, that relief rolls in Feb runry, 193G, were reduced throug certifications to the WPA. A R T H R I T I S ! NEURITIS - RHEUMATIS1V Read the book that \s helping them sands! A postcard brings you a FRF copy In test edition "The Inner Myaterii at Rhcumattsm" sealed And postpal Address 1hn author (oday--H. P. Clca Water, Ph J3 211-B SI. HallowcU Main BAGLEY TO HEAD ROGRAM TO BE GIVEN TEACHERS 'reparations Are Nearing Completion for North Iowa Convention. W. G. C. Bagley, president of the card of education of Mason City ndependent school district and resident of the Mason City Chamer of Commerce, is master of eremonies of a reception-dance or teachers in attendance at the 'orth Iowa teachers' convention t Hotel Hanford Friday evening fter the operetta. Wilson Abel, executive chair- nan of the businessmen sponsor- ng the dance, is being assisted by ~ean S. L. Hugland o£ the junior ollege and Reuben Nyquist of the ommercial department and treas- rer of the North Central division. Hi: Abel announces that the Boby Griggs orchestra will play for he dance. The committee declares that the eception is to be very informal. he official women members of he introduction committee are liss Geraldine Hartey, president of he Cerro Gordo County Rural eachers' association; Miss Ethel hlers, president of the Mason ity Grade Teachers association; liss Helen Fullerton, president f the Mason City High School nd Junior college Teachers as- ociation; Mrs. Artemas Brown, resident of the Parent-Teacher ouncil of Mason City; Miss lara B. Olson of Forest City, m e m b e r of the executive com- ittee of the North C e n t r a l ivision; Miss Nettie Price of .alee Mills, secretary, and Miss Hazel Thomas, county superin- endent of Cerro Gordo county and ·resident of the local P. T. A.'s. Men assigned to the duty ot ntroduction are Harold J. Wilams of Spencer, president, and 1. Burns of Rockwell City, vice resident of the North Iowa eachers; C. L. McDowell and E. Swanson of the executive comm i t t e e , Superintendent R. B. rons, Principal James Rae, Arhur Krager, and all men mem- jers of the Mason City high school nd junior college faculty. Miss Florence O'Leary, Miss 'ommy D. Priest, Miss Elizabeth H. Graves and Miss Marie Kobei vill preside at the punch bowls 'hey will be assisted by the Misses D o r o t h y Pagenhart, Gretchen ·iclcel, Esther Steinberg and Mary Sherman, Evelyn West and Lucile _iawler. Thursday, March 18, 5:30 to 5:45 p. m.--KGLO roadcast -- '.'Are North losva Schools Journalism Conscious?' y Prof. G. H. Holmes of Iowa State Teachers college. 8 p. m.--Violin concert, Ilza Niemack of Iowa Stale Teachers college. Invocation, Dr. C. E Flynn, First Methodist church announcements, Pros. Harold J Williams, Spencer, and address 'Culture and the Preservation a 3emocracy," Bishop G. Bromley Oxnam, Omaha. Friday, March 19. 9 a. m.--Vocal selections by elementary pupils from nine Masot City schools, Miss Mildred Jackson, directing. 9:30 a. m.--Address, "Some Things for Educators to Think About," Dr. John Guy Fowlkes. 10:15 a. m.--Practical safety education, W. Earl Hall, presiden of Iowa safety council. 10:35 a. m.--Address, "School ii Other Lands," William McKinley Robinson, Western State Teachers college, Kalamnzoo, Mich. Noon luncheons--Parent Teach- irs association, Baptist church .upevintendents and principals, Y M. C. A.; commercial teachers Cavern; rural schools and counts superintendents, Hotel Hanford Journalism Teachers and Students Hotel Hanford, and Kindergarten Hotel Hanford. 2 p. m.--Conferences by teach ers of kindergarten, first grades intermediate English, junior high English, senior high English, ge ography, social science, grad mathematics, speech, music, com mercial, art, manual arts, foreig language, natural and physica science, home economics, nig school mathematics, physical edu cation, teachers of rural school and' county superintendents, su perintendenls and principals ani journalism. 5:30 to 5:45 p. m. KGLO broad cast, "High School Journalism Advantage in Belonging to State National Press associations an Quill and Scroll society" by Pro Emery H. Ruby, Drake Univer sity. 5:30 p. m.--Open Dinner, Hole Hanford, speaker, Supt. R. B Irons on "Highlights of Superin tendance Conclave at New Or leans, La." 7:45--Operetta, "The Vagabon King," by Mason City high schoo vocal department, Miss Elle Smith, directing, assisted by Mis Mary Sherman and Miss Marjori Smith. 10 p. m.--Reception, Dance a Hotel Hanford. Saturday, March 20. 9 a. m.--rConcert by Northwoo high school band. 9:30 a. m.--Address, "Crim Prevention Through Education W. H. Drane Lester, department o justice, Washington, D. C. 10 a. m.--Address, "Horac Mann's .Description of a Goo School," Agnes Samuclson, sta Phi Kappa Psi Members at Luncheon Above arc shown members of the Mason City alumni club of the Phi Kappa Psi as it met at [lie Hotel Hanford Saturday In recognition of the visit of C. F. Williams, Cleveland, national secretary, and efiitor of The Shield, the fraternity publication. Mr. Williams came to Mason City to visit his 'friend, Charles Strickland, national vice president of the Greek letter society. Other members in Vfason City were invited to a luncheon as the guests of IMr. Strickland. From left to right, sitting, R. P. Smith. C. F. Williams, Mr. Strickland, D(iug Swale and It. E. Komcy; standing, John Scmicff, ,Tr., Don Gilbert, M. C. Nelson and Paul McAulcy. Other local members unable to be present were Don McAuley, B. A. Webster and If. D. Page. (L.ock Photo, Kayenay Engraving) SCOUTMASTERS COURSE BEGINS 6 Leaders in Boys' Work Is Organized as North Iowa Training Troop. Scout Executive Earle K. Beh- end, E. W. Lillcy, chairman of cout leadership training work, nd John M. Stokes, scoutmaster f troop No. 12 here, together with 3 other leaders in scouting and 'arious other types o£ boys' or- lanization, turned out Thursday ivening at the Y. M. C. A. for the irst of a series of five weekly meetings comprising a training ourse in "The Elements of Scout- mastership." The group was immediately organized into the North Iowa Train- ng troop, consisting of three pa- rols of 11 members each. Rugland Opens Meeting. Dean S. L. Hugland of Mason ~ity junior college opened the 'irst meeting of the course. The four remaining meetings a r e scheduled on. successive Thursday nights at the Y. M. C. A. With'Mr. Behrend as scoutmas- .er, Mr. Lilley as assistant and Wr. Stokes as senior patrol leader, he training troop was organized nto the following three patrols: Beaver Patrol--E. F. Becker, iampton, patrol leader; Charles P. Hubbard, A. H. Chilson, Plymouth; L. V. Fox, C. A. Andrews, 3. M. Ferleman, Max Butterfield, Charles City; Merle L. Royce, Arhur H. Evju, Rockford; R. W. Baumgarlner and F.'C. Heneman. Lock, Erickson Leaders. Wolf Patrol--S. W. Lock, patrol .eader; Richard Barker, W. J. Brown, C. M. Myer, Howard Po- shusta, Clifford Easley. W. H. Srickson, C. E. Bui-rets, R. C. Wiley, H. H. Ervin, Rockford, and C. A. Anderson. Coyote Patrol--L. R. Erickson patrol leader; D. W. McCallum k. F. Schwanke, John W. Mitchell, Charles City; John H. Julson, Darrell Jay, L. H. Gilchrist, T. C ollistcr, Plymouth; Erwin Owen . L. Hugland and Ralph Lloyc Jones. SHELL GROUP TO HOLD MEETING To Announce Merchandising and Advertising Program. All Shell dealers in Iowa anc Minnesota will be invited to attenc one of a series of dealer meetings to be held in north central division territory according to an announcement released by Mr. H. G Swanson, division manager at DCS Moinen. The meetings will be held foi the purpose of presenting to al dealers and employes Shells' 193 advertising and merchandising program. Presentation will be made with the aid of talking pictures. A banquet will he served at o'clock, followed by entertainmenl Mr. Swanson, who will preside will be assisted by A. S. Pentlantl W. 3. Milton, C. E. W- Kinderman and L. R. Short, assistant division managers from Des Moines. Meetings are scheduled as fol lows: Davenport, March 30; Wat erloo, March 31; Des Moines, Apri 1; Sioi!.\- City, April 2; Minncapo lis, April 5; Duluth, April B; Hib bing, April 7; Bcmidji, April 8. How vulgar and sordid man' greedy materialism seems to th idealist who has a nice fortune i tax-free bonds. -- Davenpor Times. superintendent -of public instruc tion. 10:50 a. m.--Business meeting Election of officers. Saturday Afternoon. 2 p. m.--Journalism Conferenc "Clinic for School Publications, conducted by Professor Holmes. 3 p. m.--Panel Discussion, Com mercial problems. FELLOWSHIP OF PRAYER Daily Lenten Devotional Prepared by Dr. Willard L. Sperry for Hie Federal Council of Churches of Christ in America. Fifth Week--"Faith and Hope" Faith and Hope As Patience. Saturday, March 13. "Let us run ·ith patience the race that is set efore us, Looking unto Jesus the uthor and finisher of our faith." lead Hebrews 11:32-12:2. The Book of the Revelation has, its opening chapter, u fine phrase a b o u t "the kingdom and patience of Jesus Christ." Impatience and Christianity do not go well together. T h e science of DR. SPERRY time is deeply stirred by the old, entrenched, corporate evils of civilization. We shall never rest until we get rid of them. There is, how- wer, always the clanger that in noments of hasty enthusiasm for eform we may sell out our spir- tual birthright to some agitator vho cares little or nothing for re- igion, but who is more than wiling to make use of us for his own purposes. It is possible -- personally I hink it is probable--that Judas' in was impatience rather than greed. His Master seemed to him .o dally unduly long. He there- ore betrayed him in order to force .he pace of history, to bring the 'Dscuing and vindicating legions of angels from heaven. If this be he fact we have here the classic example of the ill-starred marri- nge of an impetuous religion to a fatal impatience. Prayer: Help us, O God, so. to combat the evil which is in the world that we do not fall its vic- -ims through our impatience, anc so to labor for righteousness thai our words and deeds shall not lass uselessly away, but may par- .ake of the kingdom and patience of Jesus Christ. Amen. J. J. Burnett in Explanation of Procedure on North Iowa Forum. The relation ot examinations for lutomobile drivers to highway safety was pointed out as the Jorlh Iowa Forum feature on iCGLO Friday evening by J. J. Burnett of Mason City, assistant chief ot Iowa driver's license examiners. Individual responsibility on the part of the driver, condition of the machine and highway courtesy ivere named by the speaker as the main features which the slate considers in examining automobile drivers. Divisions of Examination. The examiner's method oC considering an application for a driver's license is as follows, according to Burnett: 1. Thorough inspection of safety appliances on car. 2. Actual driving test to determine whether applicant can operate vehicle in safe manner. 3. Applicant given test on 49 questions dealing with laws of the STATE LEADERS POINT TO CERRO GORDO'S RECORD They Cite Local Program as Model for Other 98 Counties. The work of the Cerro Gordo County Tuberculosis association was heralded as a model for Iowa county associations at the meeting of the Iowa Tuberculosis association at DCS Moines held this weekend. That the Cerr.o Gordo countj' association has built itself into an active organization thai is a pattern Cor other Iowa groups, means lhat Die work of its individual members and Miss Edith May, R. N., \s to be highly commended and is uniciue in county work, tor Cerro Gordo county has more than twice the normal death rale from tuberculosis than any other county in the state. Thte is due, according to Dr. L. D. W'codward, who presented the report compiled by the county association, to the fact that Mason City's population is made up large!/ of foreign inhabitants as compared to other counties in the state. Dr. Harold \V. Morgan of Mason City also spoke on "Laboratory Aids,'' at ; the meeting. Three Years Olil. "Three years ago the work of the Cerro Gordo county associa- on got underway," said Dr. Voodward. "There were active ationnl and state organizations, ut so far as county work was con- erned, the organization was ac- ve cnly in the seal sale campaign nd the raising of funds for the ationril and state work. "Three years ago the organiza- on decided to take an active part i tuberculosis work with the loney that was allotted for this ounty. There is a definite need or tin? work, for the county lias nore than twice as many deaths er capita than any other county i the state from this disease. "CflL-vo Gordo county was the rst county in the state to become clively engaged in county work. Phis report has been made pos- ble largely through the efforts of liss May, the officers oC the or- anization and the committee hai'.'mcn." Should Isolate Patient. 'Most of the difficulty encoun- ered is to get the patients into ianitovia after they are found, but his is necessary if the work is to SHOWING WHICH WAYS IKE WIND BLOWS A couple entered the Decker sporting goods establishment a few days ago. The two walked tu the rear of the store, gazing about as if seeking some specific type of ,,! T merchandise. 'Seeing the two returning toward the front ot the store, Emerson Decker approached MILLION MILES, NO ACCIDENTS IS STRAKA RECORD Manly Farmer Was Driver them and courteously asked if he might be of some assistance. "Well, we should like to buy two pounds of sausage," was the answer. Needless to say the couple was directed to the nearest food store. "f never had any idea our place looked like a butcher shop," commented Mr. Decker, Leo -Carle, composing 1 room superintendent, watching Dave Kaufman of the radio, movies, sport's and other amusements department, keeping time on his typewriter with strains of a foxtrot coming- in from KGLO on a loiiil speaker at his right car: "I Iielievc I'll get some loud speakers put on the linotype machines. Maybe that will make them work faster." nY n axl m ing Twenties. road. 4. Testing applicant for color blindness and ability to see ade- qua tely. Requires Much Patience. The speaker explained in detail the procedure entailed with each division of the examination, and pointed out that it frequently calls for a liberal amount of patience on the examiner's part to put an applicant, through the various steps. "Since July, 1335," said Burnett, "the state department hus examined 172,729 drivers and chauffeurs." He asserted that the accident record of those who had undergone the examinations was encouragingly low. $715,463 Art Work of Grade S c h o o l Pupils to Be Displayed Here Art work by grade school pupils from first to eighth grade inclusive, under the direction of Miss Ethel Roberts, supervisor ol art in the elementary grades will be on display in the east section of the children's room at the public library March 15-20, for North Iowa teachers and parents and friends. The exhibit will show various types of creative art including finger painting, a new medium of expression used of late, border designs and panels in fresco and colored chalk. Applied original designs in book covers and boxes will show how children are taught color harmony, rhythm, proportion and balance and how they learn to create and apply that knowledge with discriminating taste to every day living. Large done in colored chalk as well as others done in crayons on cloth will be attractive features of the exhibit. Block printing, easel painting, clay modeling, posters, pencil sketches, and numerous creative illustrations in chalk and crayon will be shown. The art work in the grades is entirely the children's own self expression in an attempt to give form to their own ideas.--V. F. Amounts for North Iowa Stores Listed; Drop From January. Iowa liquor store sales decreased from $776,004 in January .0 $715,4G3 in February, accord- ng to a report made by the commission. Sales in North Iowa stoves were January February Wason City ..$15,202.09 $13,467.7 Maybe we have red leanings, but somehow we can't weep over a Phillip Gibbs novel in which Russian noblemen have to go to work.--Kewance Star-Courier. Spencer Algon a Decorah .... 3elwein . . . . Hampton Waverly . . . Charles City. Smmetsburg . .Vest Union .. Eagle Grove . rlamplon . . . . Forest City . . Iowa Falls .. Osage Esthervillc .. Eldora Belmond .... Garner Manly Clarion . . . . . Clear Lake .. Spirit L a k e . . Dows ElK-ader Lake Mills .. Crcsco . . . . . Northwood . . Sumnci- .... Britt Parkersburg . 7,367.42 9,702.fi9 5,387.27 G.712.GO 5,059.42 3,069.4!) 7,061,S3 5,044.26 3,203.Gfi 2,875.30 4.51B.97 2,687.61 4,044.34 2.7R0.36 4,526.00 3,370.85 2,132.10 2,108.57 1,425.92 2,fl!)4.31 1,789.28 2,588.30 1,724.15 3,441.04 2,052.00 3,072.14, 2,512.07' 1.1504.14 2,8!)4.97 1,978.70 B,B87.3 7,755.54,520.0( 6,131.9. 4,238.2 3,535.1' G,03(i.2' 4,522.0: 2,738.9 2,493,4! 4,031.7' 2,364.3' 4,488.7 2,238.7 3,724.0 2,703.3 1,874.0 1.G37.4 1.13B.O 2,730.6 1,501.4 2,203.2 1,532.1 2.8G8.3 1,078.62 3,404.49 2,070.09 1.377.BB 2,302.23 1,730.71 SPEAKING OF INTRODUCTIONS Floyd Fraser, who could flourish a mean trombone back in the pre-music mechanization days, was once on the same Chautauqua circuit with C. H. Plattenburg, Clear Lake, prominent lyceum lecturer. That summer one of Mr. Plattenburg's lectures was entitled "Worms Under the Bark." In one small community, where the chautauqua was to open, the superintendent didn't show up in lime and local talent was recruited to make the introductions. The introduction of Mr. Plattenburg went something like this: "1 am glad to introduce Mr. Plattenburg who will speak on 'Worms Under the Baric.' And I understand he's full of his subject." Mr. Fraser didn't recall exactly what Mr. Plattcnburg's introductory remarks were following this unexpected statement, except that he mastered the situation deftly and went on with his lecture. A million miles of driving, handling a taxi and as a private chauffeur, over the busy thoroughfares of Chicago and vicinity without an accident and not even as much as a scratch on the fender of his automobile -- that is the record of John Straka. Straka's occupation today is tanning, but while busy on the place he operates near Manly he olten thinks back to those eventful clays when he was a part of the throbbing lite of a big metropolis. From l!)2fl to 1927 he drove a taxi and then became the chauffeur of Arthur Traubo, wealthy Chicago real estate operator. As Traubc's chauffeur, Straka drove as much as 150,000 to 180,000 miles a year. Ho estimates that his taxi work took him over more than 100,000 miles of highways and streets eacli year. "I often think of the' fact that if I just had a penny for every 10 miles I've driven a car I would be a rich man," he said. Straka started driving a car in 1911 and has continued to drive since. "I attribute my record to the fact that I always keep the car under control," he said. "I never touch a drop of liquor or beer, not even water. Coffee and tea are my drinks." Straka came to Mason City Saturday specifically to sign up as a member of the safety council. "That's a move in the right direction," he said. iccomplish results for two reasons --it is'beneficial to the patient and t prevents the spread of disease. "Up until the work o£ the coun- y association was started the nonciy raised for the eradication of uberculosis was used for other lealth purposes locally," stated Jr. Woodward. From 1934 until the present 1,02!) persons have been tubercu- iu tested, according to the report. Ot this number 9GO were positive ·caetors. A total of 730 persons was x-rayed and 85 patients were examined in nine chest clinics and 508 patients were examined by jrivate physicians. Eleven patients lave been admitted to sanatoria since January, 1034; eight patients are now under treatment in the sanatoria. A total oC 7,900 pieces of literature has been distributed and 110 subscriptions to Health Habits magazine for rural teachers for 1835 and 193G. , Objectives Named: The objectives of the association are the prevention of tuberulosis in Cerro Gordo county through the dissemination of knowledge concerning the cause, prevention and cure of tuberculosis; the promotion of adequate facilities for case finding, treatment and after care as recommended by National and state associations; and to cooperate with local and state official health agencies in matters relating to tuberculosis. The program committee, Kadin station KGLO and end liver oil concentrate are recoK- nizeii by identical symbols by a 5 year old in the home at the Hcv. J. Lcc Lewis, First Baptist church minister. The concentrate is known in the home as C. L. O. One day this week the radio was turned on in the Lewis car. As the music started the little tot mailc the remark: "That's C. L. O." At the Hospitals HOW ABOUT A PROCLAMATION? As March 13 is "Dillinger day" in Mason City, Saturday brought recollections to local residents ot the big bank robbery three years ago. That dny will go clown in history as the time when the First National bank passed out the largest :iinount of money without col- later:'! in all the years of its long existence in the community. It was also the day that Dr. Robert M. Hulchins, president of the University of Chicago, arrived in the city to address the Woman's club. Mrs. H. H. Shepard, head of the program committee, gave a dinner in his honor, but Willis G. C. Bagley stoic the show when he appeared with bandit bullels in his pockets and bullet marks on his clothes. Mike Nolan, Cerro Gordo hotel, was admitted to the Park hospital Friday for treatment. Kenneth Banning, 13 Fifth street northeast, was admitted to the Park hospital Friday for a major operation. A son weighing 4 pounds 3 ounces was born to Mr. and Mrs. John Mitchell, 37 Twenty-third street southwest, at the Story hospital Friday. S. H. Nyhus, Clear Lake, was admitted to the Park hospital Friday for treatment. Mrs. Viola Manic, 1G40 Delaware avenue northeast, was admitted to the Park hospital Friday for ;» minor operation. A son weighing 8 pounds 13 ounces was born to Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Adams, 924 Madison avenue northwest, at the Story hospital Thursday. Mrs Fred Frahm, 1524V.. Adams avenue northwest, was admitted to the Park hospital Friday for u minor operation. John W. Wallace, 527 Eleventh street northeast, was dismissed from the Park hospital Friday following a major operation. Louisa Tabbcrt, Osage, was dismissed from the Park hospital Friday following examination. /\ commercial institution specializing in election buttons, learning that Masnn City is to have an election soon, recently sent samples (o the city's mnycir. The buttons had the Inscription, "Kc-Elcct Burns for Mayor." cording to the report, cerned itself primarily ac- has cori- with the Takes Over School. SIOUX CITY, (/I 3 )--Under terms of a sale announced here, Allan W. Houghton of Des Moines, Polk county relief director since 1933, will take charge of the National business training school here. King George will start no scandal. Me hasn't yet said a word against poverty.--Fountain Inn Tribune. tuberculin testing of school children throughout the county and the organization of chest clinics. Fifteen tuberculin testing clinics were held throughout the county. The clinics will be held annually with concentration upon the seventh grades. Out of 580 pupils enrolled ill the seventh grades of the county 317 were given tuberculin test, or 54.05 per cent. Sixty-one were reactors, or 19.24 per cent. Of 1,318 high school students in the county 170, or fi.BG per cent, were tested. Forty of these, or 23.53 per cent, were reactors. Clinics Held. Beginning with the first chest clinic in October, 1935, 10 chest clinics have been hcld^--six in Mason City, one in Dougherty and one in Rockwell. A total ot 71 patients have been examined at the clinics and a total of 83 visits have been made by the patients to the clinics. Matters would bo greatly facilitated for doctors, public health nurses and social workers, if patients could be admitted within 30 days of the date of their diagnosis, according to the report. There is a distinct need for some type of compulsory isolation for patients who cannot be admitted or who refuse hospitalization in our sanitoria. WELL, DON THIS MAY LEAD TO "WATERFRONT" "Arrest of a drunken driver, some political mudslinging, fatal accident taking two lives--then the assignment to cover a Kiwanis club program on how to help a boy pick his life work. Yes, there's variety in a reporter's work, including some ot a sensational na- Fullerton Managers and Employes Hear Addresses on Paint Fullerton Lumber c o m p a n y managers and employes of North Iowa and southern Minnesota held a business meeting Friday at the Eadmnr hotel. Kcprcscntiitivcs of the Cook Paint and Varnish company gave tnlks on new paint and varnish products, explained what type of surfaces each product was to be used on, and described the various methods of application. Frank Melius, manager of the local branch of the Fullerton Lumber company, presided. That's the way Don Wicder, the Globe-Gazette state editor, started his article on "I Cover Kiwanis," appearing in the current issue of the K'wanis magazine. "It's tjucer though," Mr. Wicder goes on, "how the things that arc sometimes remembered the spectacular events are on not the street, surrounded by drama, but in the meditative talk around a dinnor table." Young Democrats to Sponsor St. Patrick's Dance at Clear Lake Noble Ross and his 10 piece orchestra, offering music and entertainment, Lake Country night, for the dance sponsored Democrats club, start at 9 o'clock. be at the Clear club, Wednesday St. Patrick's day by the Young Dancing will Fable: Once upon a time a person who wasn't in a play or movie said: "Won't you try to understand, dear?"--Cedar Rapids Gazette. Some men are born with the instincts of n 'gentleman, and some enjoy kissing a woman they'd hate to marry. --Wisconsin Stale Journal. SAVE 10% East Side Bills Were Due March 1 Bills Not Paid by MONDAY, MARCH 15 are Subject to 10% Penalty on the Gross Amount Mason City Wafer

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