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MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE AN A. W. LEE NEWEPAPEE Issued Every Week Day by the , CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE COMPANT st Slate Street Telephone No. 3600 MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE 121- ; matter Aprtl 17. 19M, at the port- ason City, Iowa, under the act of March 3. im. LEE P. LOOM1S ------- Publisher Si^ A J lLA H ^i L ---- Managing Editor ENOCH A. NOREM ----- city Editor LLOYD L. GEER - - Advertising Manager . MptBEH ASSOCIATED FRESS-Th« Associated £res» I. exclusively entitled to the use for publication ol ill new, dispatches credited to It or not otherwise credited In thi, paper and also the local news published herein. rUIJ. LEASED WIRE SERVICE BY UNITED PRESS MEilBER, IOWA DAILY PRESS ASSOCIATION, with . JJes Molnes news and business oUices at 405 Shops Building. SUBSCRIPTION RATES Mason City and Clear Lake. Mason City and Clew by the year ........ J10.00 by the week ...... OUTSIDE MASON CITI AND CLEAB LAKE AND WITHIN 100 MILES OF MASON CUT Per year by carrier ....J 7.M By mail 8 months .... Per week by carrier... J .15 By mail 3 months ..... Per year by mau ...... j 5.00 By mall ! month ..... OUTSIDE 100 MILE ZONE IN IOWA AXO MINNESOTA Per year...JS.OO Six months.. .S3.2S Three monlhi. IN ALL STATES OTHEE THAN IOWA AND MINNESOTA Per yr...8.00 6 months. .H.ia 3 months. .$2.50 1 month LaXe, ·% 3$ .t 2.73 .t 1.50 * .50 ..»1.75 - S I . 0 0 Iowa's Interest in Higher Education AN IMPORTANT practical side of education, that involving financial support, was recently set forth, most interestingly in a "guest editorial'.' by President F,. A. Gilmore of the University of Iowa. President Gilmore's is a viewpoint . which, is shared by hundreds of thousands of lowans who believe that their state, highest in literacy and general intelligence, is entitled to a system o£ higher education as good as that o£ neighboring states. We quote: "When the question o£ the financial support of fhe public schools is under consideration, people are too much inclined to think o£ the school instead of the youth whom these schools serve. This 3s especially true when the school is in some other part of the state. Most people can think of the elementary school and the high school of their own town as a part of the community and as an activity which vitally concerns the children and youth of the community. It is easier to feel that the money they are spending on the local schools they are spending for their own children. "With respect to the state educational institutions, however, such as the University of Iowa, there is a tendency to think of these institutions as something apart from the community, seeking to get money away from the rest of the state for the benefit of the institution. "The University of Iowa, however, is an integral part of the public school system. Instead of existing for the youth of a single community, it exists for the youth of the entire state. The - money that is appropriated is not for the institution but for the Iowa boys and girls who make up 82 per cent of its student body. "It will greatly clarify the thinking concerning the financial support of the institutions of higher education if people will think in terms at Iowa youth rather than in terms of the institutions through which the needs of these youths are served. "That the people of Iowa believe in higher education finds ample proof in their actions. Immediately after the territorial government was set up, the legislature passed an act establishing the stale university. For almost a century successive legislatures have consistently and generously supported this institution. "Further confirmation of the people's belief in higher education is found in the establishment of the Iowa State college of agriculture and mechanic arts in 1858 and the Slate Teachers college in 1876. These institutions have likewise been generously supported. "Higher education, therefore, is not a new state activity. It is not the cause of new taxes. The three institutions of higher Education have, from the beginning, of their founding, received a substantial part of the state's tax dollar. They have grown and developed with the state. The money for their support increased as the economic and material welfare of the state increased. "The proportion of the state's money set aside for higher education has remained substantially the same over the years. During the depression, the support of these institutions was properly reduced, in keeping with the reduced income of the state. "With the return of better economic conditions, the amount previously allocated to higher education should be restored; unless, indeed, the people of the state now desire to take on new activities by curtailing the normal amount that they have been spending on higher education. If governmental expenses are too high, as some insist, this should not be laid at the door of the institutions of higher education, but to the new activities. * * * "The University of Iowa, like fhe oilier two Elate institutions, belongs to the people of the state. It exists for the education of their children. The measure of its support is fixed by the standard which the parents of the slate desire for their own children. "Iowa has maintained for its boys and girls educational opportunities as good as those provided by other stales for their children. The generous support of higher education in the past demonstrates that the people of this state do not want a cheap and second-rate education for their children. "The boys and girls of Iowa are as good as any, and they deserve a university as good as any -- a university so supported and maintained as to place within the reach of all. whether rich or poor, the opportunity of a good education. "Iowa has been able financially to build up and maintain a good university. It is not a question of developing for the first time a good university. The slale already has one. It is cheaper to keep an institution good than to let it run down and build it up again. It is merely a question of first things first. "It is difficult to believe that there is any state activity that comes ahead of a sound and efficient education for the next generation. Good institutions of higher education are not merely a mailer of state pride. They are justified on sound business sense. "It pays to have good institutions. It pays inherently for the young people who spend four ,o seven years in them, but it also pays materially in vocational and professional opportunities when they graduate. "In the language of the Honorable Bruce Barton: I" times like ihese. invest in boys and eirls Men talk about buying stocks at the bottom When y . OU i! nV ^, in a b ^ or girl you are ahv ays buving at the bottom. You are sure that the youngster is going up and there is no telling how far I invite-very man and woman in America to take a flyer in childhood preferred. I predict a great future for this security. It has an investment merit com! «« v« most exciting speculative possibilities. You are sure to get a man or woman. You may get a great man or great woman.' " Thoughts Worth Remembering-- "Good fun gives you a forcible hug--and shakes Ulster out of you, whether you will or no ·'- .uavia Crarrick, Foreign Affairs By Mark Byert Hitler Ignored Cries of Britain, France /T»HAT Adolf Hitler knew just how much impor- ·»· tance to attach lo the angry outcries in London and Paris after his seizure of Czecho-Slovakia may be seen in the fact that within a week afterward he bullied Lithuania into surrendering Memel and its hinterland--although it was guaranteed by both France and Britain through the league of nations. So the hasty conclusion that Hitler's violation of the Munich agreement has ended the Chamberlain policy of appeasement appears to be false. It was an assumption based upon Chamberlain's indignant speeches at Birmingham and in the house of commons. But if those remarks are reviewed with close attention to their matter, and not their tone of anger, it will be found that they contain no statement reversing the previous 4 policy. All the indications are that the British and French were not much surprised by the invasion and conquest of Czechoslovakia. It was a logical se-- quel to the Munich agreement. MARK BYERS London and Paris were content to fi!e a protest and let it go at that. They would not even go as far as accepting the Russian proposal for a conference oj anti-German powers to see what might be done in the future. Instead, they prepared a general declaration to be signed by those powers stating that if Germany does it again they will meet to talk about it. More innocuous action could hardly be conceived, short of recognition of Germany's acts. It may be taken as settled that France and Britain are and will be unconcerned about "saving democracy" until their own interests are affected. They will probably do what they can to prevent complete German economic domination of the Balkans, since that would hurt their business and financial set-up. But they are tiot going to fight for anybody's independence except their own. * * * FR's Policy Bankrupt PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT'S latest attempt to in* ject American influence into the affairs of Europe is now an obvious failure. It was the president's purpose, in repeated acts and pronouncements in the last two years, to place the United States so squarely behind the '"democracies," France and Britain, that the totalitarian dictator states would stop, look and listen. The Roose- veltian policy made its bow in the fall of 1937, with the Chicago "quarantine" speech, and it may be hoped it made its farewell appearance last week, with the official excoriation of the annexation of Czecho-Slovakia which our state department sent to Gepnany. It would seem horjeless to pursue the policy any further. II hard words and the open assistance of the government to French and British rearmament did not frighten off Hitler, Mussolini and Japan before the latest coup, they will hardly do so now that the Rome-Berlin-Tokio axis has been so much strengthened by the acquisitions of territories and vast military and economic resources made in recent months. If Mr. Roosevelt couldn't scare the dictators when they were weaker, he will not be able to frighten them now that they are stronger. Mr. Roosevelt's policy of backstopping the democracies is as bankrupt as Mr. Chamberlain's policy of appeasing the dictators. Probably it has been rendered the more ineffective because of the obvious uneasiness of both houses of congress and a large body of public opinion, which fhe dictators were hot slow to perceive. No doubt the poorly-concealed unwillingness of France and Britain to speak up boldly under Mr. Roosevelt's back-stage urging was not missed, either. But it matters less why the policy failed than that it has failed. What caused its failure is a matter of conjecture. But the failure itself is a fact. So Mr. Roosevelt's hoped-for modification of the present neutrality act, which expires April 1, comes upon the slage at an ill-starred moment. He had been hoping that events in Europe would persuade congress of the practical value of giving him a freer hand in the conduct of foreign affairs. As in domestic matters, the president hales to be tied down and circumscribed; he likes to experiment, to maneuver, to do things in his own way without accountability to other arms of tne government. Insofar as he could within the limits of the present neutrality act, that is just what he has been doing in his handling of the die- But his luck has been bad; his results insignificant. Probably his skirmishing and shadow-boxing with the totalitarian states has made the slate of Europe worse, by hastening the bold strokes of wilier before the democracies were ready to counter. It has done the United States no good, and perhaps some harm. At any rate it has accomplished nothing except to irritate the brutalitarian governments, and to destroy any mollifying in- fJuencc we might have had in Europe. T, ° n u. t ^- worst P° ss ible view of affairs it has brought this country nearer to participation in the inevitable' war--although so far only idealistic interests of ours are involved. We have been insulted and flouted in return for our own gratuitous lecturing of the diclators, but there hafbeen at yet no overt move against us. The net result is that we have fewer friends and more enemies internationally, and are running something of a war- fever for no adequate reason. So dispassionate observers, who hold that going to war to save democracy abroad is not part of our business, will hope that the president-so far from getting a freer hand--will have his hands still more securely tied by the new neutrality legislation that must soon be forthcoming. He has had ample opportunity to try out this theory of stopping the dictators by intimidation, and it has fr^rn T^' /"l* """^ ^ C0m6 tO P" 1 * from the fire to keep from getting burned MONDAY, MARCH 27, 1939 DAILY SCRAP BOOK . . . . . By Scott EYE Europe Can Settle Affairs TT MAY be suggested, too, that if the United ·*· States will refrain from meddling Europe may get Us own wretched affairs settled somehow, even without war. The rape of Czecho-Slovakia was a crime, but it is a crime accomplished, and it is not our duty, evtn if it were possible, to unscramble the eggs. Intervention by the United States has sealed nothing, and would settle nothing. U is more likely tn foment war than to preserve peace In this connection M. Andre Philip, member 01 the French chamber of deputies, has recenlly been in Washington, discreetly suggesting that the United States would do well to keep its hands off Even direct intervention of this country, says M Philip politely, could only contribute "some slight 5 e l 0f ..£ eace ' Let us alone - he sa y s '" effect and the French government will take the initiative in convoking a general conference for an examination of the problems which appear to make war imminent." And he thinks much might be accomplished: "At such a conference, provided the dictatorships participated in good faith, many concessions could be worked out in return for Germany's reversion to liberal trade policies and economic practices, Italy s withdrawal from Spain, general disarmament, stabilization of currencies and colonial compromises." IK ^HE-SAHARA DESERT ONLY ONE CUSTbMER PER OK -TfrlE. AYE.RA.dE. OBSERVING REMEMBER? From Globe-Gaxette Files THIRTY YEARS AGO-- This evening the council will be in session at which time Mayor McConlogue will read his report which is one of the most voluminous.docu- ments that has ever been presented to a council m Mason City. The report covers in detail the work of the administration as given by the present mayor from the opening of the term to the present time. It also goes into detail as to city affairs and its needs. Miss Bauer, daughter of J. Bauer living east of the city, lost her handbag with about $15 in currency in it and some other valuables in the city Saturday. She told the people of her loss through the Globe-Gazette want columns Saturday evening. Monday it was returned by Faktor who had found it and he was given a substantial reward by Miss Bauer for his honesty. TWENTY YEARS AGO-- Miss Carrie Stilsbn has gone back to her work at the Crake university at Des Moines after spending the week at her home here. r A. P. Sondergaard is back at his office in the M. B. A. building. He was at Great Lakes naval training station for some time. Prior to his com- jng to Mason City he visited with his parents at Thornton. A 1 o'clock luncheon was given by the members of the Occident club at the home of Mrs. W, H. Webster by the committee consisting of Mesdames T. A. Burke, V. A. Farrell, Roy Youngerman, H. E. Nyquist, A. C. Echternacht, I. W. Stinson and W. R. Webster. Mrs. F. A. Stevenson was a special guest. : An exhaustive discussion of the garden situation in Mason City for 1919 was conducted by J. E. E. Markley at an enthusiastic meeting of members of the Civic league and others interested m the promotion of gardening in all its phases which was held at the Chamber of Commerce Tuesday evening. TEN YEARS AGO-- Plans for the erection of a manufacturer's building at a cost of from 5300,000 to $350,000 was announced Tuesday at the plant of J. E. Decker and Sons. Architects are now at work on the plans, which will probably be revised by the company officials before the specifications are prepared for competitive bids. It is the hope of the company officers to take bids about May 1 and to have the structure completed for use by next Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kelly returned Tuesday after being m Florida since early in February. Mr. Kelly is an engineer on the Northwestern railway here and says he intends to be back on the job immediately. Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Mutschier and son, William 545 Fourth street southeast are visiting relatives at Dubuque. Ivan Wendt, 215 Third street northwest, member of the postoffice force, returned to his duties Tuesday after an absence due to illness. IT'S ODD- BUT ITS SCIENCE By Howard W. Blakcsfee A. P. Science Editor PANDA'S THUMB ISN'T A THUMB BUT IT FOOLED ANIMAL EXPERTS ·VTEW YORK--The giant panda, black-and-white A» teddy bear of the zoos, has a thumb like no other known animal. Discovery of the nature of the thumb is reported m Nature by Frederick Wood Jones, University of Manchester anatomist. The giant panda's thumb is not a thumb at all yet does so expertly the things a thumb is made for Wood says, that it has deceived animal experts. True thumb?, he explains, are possessed only by animals that never ruined their trec-erasnine hands by using them as feet. Thumbs have altered their structure and turned into toes when hands became true feet. Nowhere in nature has a case been found in which a part lost in this way was able to develop ft! al ih',, T X.f ant ,? and f- Mr - Wo °d explains, lost its thumb like other four-footed animals Examination of the bones and muscles of what now appears to be a thumb, he says, shows that it is It developed from a mere nodule, at one side of and near the site of the bear's claws. Most bears, Mr. Wood points out, have this nodule The panda alone has been favored by evolution in growing this nodule into an organ that works like a thumb. The need for grasping bambno shoot* to feed of evolution apparent ex P Iar| ati°n of this miracle GOOD HEALTH By Logon Clendening, M. D. BABY MARKING FALLACY TI7E HAVE had a stream of books lately about » » doctors and their lives. It has remained for a California doctor, who took the specialty of obstetrics and gynecology, to write one of the most interesting, io-wit: Consultation Room, by Frederic Loomis, M.D. (Alfred A. Knopf, New York.) The doctor is a born story teller and has had a wonderful series of experiences. [ He explains the different popular fallacies, such as the marking of babies. "It is as futile to attempt' to explain a birthmark or to argue about it with many of the older generation, and not a few of the younger, as it always has been to argue about religion. In fact, religion and the weight of Biblical authority often enter into the discussion of this question. The story in Genesis of Jacob's striped kine is quoted as conclusive. T»r ri»^^ · irN ° one is an y Conger quite Br. Condemn* sccure in saying that | nyth j ng can't be done, but we know of no possible mechanism by which an impression received by an expectant mother through any of her five senses can be conveyed to or reproduced in her baby. There is no nervous connection between the two, and the mother's blood, contrary to general be- · lief, never enters the baby's body nor in normal conditions even touches it. The mother's blood and that of her baby are totally different in appearance under the microscope and neither could survive with the blood of the other. "The usual and probably correct explanation of a fancied connection between a birthmark and an incident in the mother's Jife while she was carrying her baby is that it is a coincidence only. "There are many stories of deliberate attempts to mark babies, especially in the days of religious fervor, and women are said to have had the sign of the cross burned on their bodies so that they might have 'holy babies' so marked. But there is no record so far as I know that anyone ever succeeded." Then there is the story of the expert witness in court who recognized that the microscopic section of a lung was that of a woman because it was invaded by a curious tumor peculiar only to women. That makes a very good story. Another piece of advice in the chapter called "The Problems of Middle Life:" "It is easy to understand why a woman's peace of mind is disturbed in middie age. Two melancholy specters confront her--the fear of cancer and bewilderment over the psysiological changes which she feels, both in her body and in her mind. She should know that not only can she be comforted and helped, but in most instances both of these conditions can actually be cured if her doctor is given the opportunity He cannot do it if he docs not see her." EDITOR'S NOTE: Seven pamphlets by Dr. Clendening can now be obtained by sending 10 cents in coin, for each, and a self-addressed envelope stamped with a three-cent stamp, to Dr Logan Ciendening, in care of this paper. The" pamphlets are: "Three Weeks' Reducing Diet," "Indigestion and Constipation," "Reducing and Gaining." "Infant Feeding," "Instructions for the Treatment of Diabetes," "Feminine Hygiene" and "The Care of the Hair and Skin." MEADOW MELODIES By Roy Murray of B u f f a l o Cenfei CROSSWORD PUZZLES The paper's hardly here, but Ma Grabs it right away from Pa. Quick she turns it outside in. Starts lo concentrate like sin, By the Atlas takes her stand, Dictionary in one hand And a pencil in her riaht. Now she's set for half "the night. Quick she glances up at Pa, "What's the Latin name for straw, What's a seaport in Peru, What's a popular shade of blue? Tell me what's a printer's measure 7 What's another word for. treasuri? Who was father of Esau? What's the Hebrew word for law? Tell me what's the Granite State? That makes number thirty-eight!'' Fish and birds and peoples harries Thus she solves these crossword games. A Bit of Naturelore have been seeing some ; bees of late but it didn't occur to me what they might be living on this early in the season. If George Renshaw, of the Owens Grove locality, hadn't come in for a visit with me, I'd probably still be in the dark on that question. He telJs me that there are two sources of honey supply at this time of year. One is the pussy willow and the other is the bloom of the hazel brush. I had to confess that I didn't know what a hazel brush flower looked like My botany has been considerably neglected. Another interesting subject discussed by Mr. Renshaw was that of foxes. He recalled that wolves were the curse of the prairies in the early days here. When dogs came in, the wolves were driven out. But foxes took their places and between the two Mr. Renshaw would prefer the wolves. A mother fox is more destructive to pheasants than a half dozen hunters, in his opinion. At the mouth of their dens, he has frequently found large numbers of pheasant wings, along with evidences of chickens, little pigs and other items of the fox diet, Mr. Renshaw suggested that there should be some legislative encouragement for getting rid of foxes. He would reward boys for finding their dens. Game commissioners should be notified and bring poison gas equipment to exterminate mother and litter in the most effective way possible. "This is the one best way I know," he said, "to increase our crop of pheasants." Hard Name to Change k am just a little afraid that : Senator James Davis of Pennsylvania is destined to disappointment in his current endeavor to get the people of America to quit applying the name "kids" to their children. During a recent congressional hearing he interrupted a witness to inquire if he would object to having the ward changed when the official stenographer transcribed the testimony. He said ·kid" was very objectionable to some people, including himself. Later the senator said that there is . a very active society devoted to reform on that particular point. That society might as well disband at once, for it will never get anywhere. Kids .have been kids for such a length of time that the memory of man runneth not to the contrary, and they will continue to be as long as memory lasts. And why shouldn't they be? What is more emblematic of sweetness, goodness and gentleness than a real, wooly little kid? It is really flattering to some children to call them kills. But we like to think of all children as. they should be, so we refer to them as kids, or kiddies--terms of endearment. Cruelty to Chicks k understand that a very ; substantial business has been developed by those who provide baby chicks to those seeking an Easter gift for their children. The chicks are dyed all colors of the rainbow. The scene on Easter morning when the kids find a couple of colored chicks chirping in the parJor is usually heart-warming but the sequel is not so pretty. Inevitably these city chicks die by inches from improper food, lack of sunlight and sometimes from innocent squeezings at the hands of excited youngsters. The whole thing seems a poor practice. Chicks properly have one mission in life and that mission is to grow up. Then they may become dishes of crisp, brown and crunchy spring fried deliciousness or producers of eggs which go so wonderfully well with generous portions of ham or bacon. The Day's BouQuet To THK PRESS OF NORTH IOWA--for the unmatched showing made by its members in the competition at the Iowa State Press association's convention in Des Mqines this past week. High distinction was 'conferred on the Garner Leader, New Hampton Tribune, Ringsted Dispatch, Allison Tribune, Manson Journal, Elkader Register, Fayette County Union, Pocahontas Record-Democrat, Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune, Iowa Falls Citizen and Storm Lake Register. It bears out what hag been maintained in this department for lo these many years, namely, that the press of Iowa leads the nation and the North Iowa press leads Iowa. Safety Sonnets Presented Ibrooch the eoarttry \ «t NationKl, low* SUte and Cerra Gnrde Coanty S»fHr Councils. ANSWERS to QUESTIONS By Frederic J. Haskin · F ".T ""·"""' '" "7 qnistlon of Ticl irrH« Ihe "Major Citr Glotc-Giielle In, ' ' ' ' ' ' ' 1 *"· Di """' w -"""°" »- c -" " How many students are enrolled in colleges, elementary and secondary schools, and in kindergar-' tens? T. D. The U. S. Office of Education classified 1938 enrollment as follows: Elementary schools, 22,400 000, including over 650,000 in kindergarten c l a s s e s ; secondary schools, 6,750,000; colleges, 1,350 000. . Who invented silicon sfeel? T. C. Sir Robert Hadfield, in 1889. Is there a name for the inside of bread? D. L. The inside of bread is called the crumb. Why was former President Hoover, who is a Quaker, married by a. Catholic priest? A. F. At the time of his marriage Mr. Hoover had had -a job in Australia and was returning to San Francisco. He was to leave immediately for China to take another position and cabled his fiancee, Miss Lou Henry, that lie wished to be married without delay. There being no other clergyman in the town, they persuaded a Catholic priest to perform the ceremony after he had obtained a special dispensation from h i s bishop. The marriage took place at Monterey, Cal., in 1899. AVhat is the meaning of (he word ocotillo? L. H. Ocotillo is a kind of candlewood, often caled coachwhip, vine-cactus, or Jacob's slaff. It is a desert shrub used as a hedge in Mexico. In rainy seasons it is covered with racemes o£ scarlet flowers. Is there a boat named the "Gold Star Mother?" L. J. The "Gold Star Mother" is the streamlined municipal ferryboat that was launched last May in New York. What kind of wood difl Stradivari use for his violins? L. X. Stradivari generally used maple for the bac.ks, sides, and heads, and a fine quality of pine for the bellies. After 1634 he substituted a finer quality of imported maple, together with poplar and sycamore. How lonir have fishing reels hcen used? H. D. The origin of the reel is more or less shrouded in mystery and although it was known to the Chinese, Egyptians and Macedonians, there is probably no record of its having been known to the Ancients. The earliest description of a reel occurs in "The Art of Angling" by T. Barker in 1651. The earliest picture figures in his enlarged edition of 1657. It was obviously invented sometime between 1496 (The Boke of St. Al- oans) where we are expressly told tr» "dubbe the lyne and frette it fast in y toppe with a bowe to fasten on your lyne," and 1651, when Barker mentions the wind (which was set in a hole two feet or so from the bottom of the rod) as a device employed by a namesake of his own. Under what circumstances were the words of "My Faith Looks lip to Thee" written? W. S. Hay Palmer C1808-1887), a Yale graduate, was teaching in a select school for girls in New York City at the time he wrote this hymn. He was only 22 years old at the time. He was in poor health and straitened circumstances. The words were written with a consciousness of his own needs. The tune, "Olivet," was written by Dr. Lowell Mason, a native of Massachusetts. When will the newspaper publishers' convention be held? W. S. The_ annual convention of the American Newspaper Publishers' association will take place from April 25-28 at the Waldorf As- tona hotel, New York City. Give the total number of men in (he U. S. Marine Corps. R. D. As of Nov. 21, 1938, there were 17,400 enlisted men and 1,208 officers. TAKE THE DRUDGERY OUT OF SPRING C L E A N I N G Get yourself a copy of "Household Helps," the liltle booklet which is full of labor and time saving suggestions for the homemaker. Spring cleaning need not mean a nightmare for the entire family if the practical aids offered in this little encyclopedia of useful information are followed. Avail yourself of the short cuts and simpler methods which do away with much of the drudgery of "housecleaning." Order your copy of this booklet today. In- close 10 cents to cover cost and handling. --USE THIS COUPON-- The Globe-Gazette, Information Bureau. Frederic J. Haskin, Director, Washington, D. C. I inclose herewith 10 cents tn coin (carefuly wrapped in paper) for a copy or the booklet "Household Helps.' 1 Name Street or Rural Route City State (Mail to Washington, D. C.)

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