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12 Hogs Steady to 25c Higher MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE SWINE RECEIPTS SHOW DECLINE Largest Advance Is Marked Up for Sows CHICAGO, (/F)--Hog prices responded to a cut in shipments Friday and advanced as much a 10 cents in active trade. Sows were steady to 25 cents higher. Top hog price was $14.90, up 5 cents from Thursday. Most offerings were taken at $14.65 to $14.85. Good 360 to 500 Ib. swine went at $14 to $14.40, v/ith a fev reaching $14.50. Livestock men said the advance was based/on arrival of only 12,. 000 salable head against expectations of 15,000. All this week they pointed out, the market has responded quickly to any increas or contraction in shipments. (U. S. D. A.)--Salable hogs 12,000, total 20,000; active, strong to 10 cents higher; top $14.90; bulk good and choice 190-330 Ibs. $14.65 to $14.85: most 160-80 Ibs. $14.23514.80; sows steady to 25 cents higher; bulk good 360-500 Ibs. $1"" to $14.40; few $14.50; extremf weights $13.75 to S13.SO. Salable cattle 1,000, calves 400 generally stea'dy, moderately active on all classes; no choice steer here in load lots; bulk $12.50 to $14.35; scattered lots common anc medium heifers $10 to $12; cow and bulls in line with recen sharp downturn on both classes ' weighty cutter cows up to $9.25 canners S7 to $8.25; fat cows Sl( to $12; good kinds $12 to $12.50 light and medium weight bull 10 to $12; outside on weightj sausage offerings $13.75: veale market brisk at $15 to $16 mostly Salable sheep 6,000, total 7.500 late Thursday: Fed lambs fullj steady; spots strong; good · ti choice wooled fed western lamb $15.50 to S15.90; top $16.15: few good yearlings $14; bulk $13.75 yearling ewes $12.75, sheep steady good to strictly choice slaughter ewes $7.75 to $8.85. Friday's trade: Fairly active and fully steady on fat lambs and sheep good to choice wooled lambs $15.50 to $16; early top $16.15 good two year old wethers $11.50 common to choice slaughter ewes $7 to S8.85; strictly good and choice ewes $8.50 to $8.85. Local Livestock HOGS MASON crnr-Tor Friday Corn No. 1 mixed Sl.01-Sl.01il; No 3 rellow SSii: No. 4. 82}'4-95»l. Oats No. 1 mixed 61: sample grade 56''-: No. 1 white BHi; No. 2, 61V,; No. 1 special Ted. 60 ! ,{i. Barley malting M-S1.05 nominal- f«d "0-BO nominal. eld «e«t per hundredweight nominal, --molhy Si.Va-So; Alsike S19-S24: fancy ed top S7-S7JO; red clover 510.50-5:350: sweet clover S7-S9. . Good light lights ... Good light lights Good light lights Good light lights Good light lights UOOtf J/ght butchers Good me. wt. ^butchers . Good me. tvt. butchers . Good me. wt. butchers . Good me. wt. butchers .. Good me. wt butchers .. Good pack/ng sows Good sows Good saws Good sows Good sows Good sows 140-130 S12.55 150-160 S13.05 160-170 S13.55 170-180 SH.OS 180-200" $14.40 200-220 $14.40 220-240 514.40 240-270 S14.4Q ... 270-300 $14.40 ... 300-330514.40 ... 330-360 S14 20 270-300 S14.10 300-320 SI4. 10 330-353 S14.IO 360-400 S14.00 400-455514.00 450-500 S 14.00 CATTLE MASON CITY--For Friday Choice to ortmt steers , Si:i.5lM4.bU Good to choice sleprs S12.5rM3.5o Medium to good steers 5ll.5[M2^o Pali to medium steers S10.00.ll.50 Plain to fair steers s 800-10.00 Choice to prime yrlR. steers I13.50-H.S3 Gooa to choice yrlg. steers s Medium to good pearlfnes .'.. SI1.50.I2.30 Fair to medium venrllngs .. sin.00-ll.fift Common to fair yearlings .... 5 g.05-10.00 Cboici to crime h el ten. 800 Ibs. down *130a-14.00 Good to choice heifers ...... 112.00-13.00 Medium Ir good heffers .. SI 100-12 00 Plafrt to fair Heifers S10.00-1150 Common heifers Soo-lOco Good to choice cows, dry fed SlO.00-11.00 Medium to fair cows 59.00-9.50 Fair to medium cov.-s s 850- 900 Cutters, heavy S 7.25-775 Cutters. Hem s Canners. heavy , . .... j s 50- 8.00 Cannerr. Ifgnl J 5.00-5.50 Bulls, heaty .S9.75-I0.2S Bulls. Ugnt S ILSO. 9.SO Fancy select calyes J12JO.l3.oo Calves, good to choicfe ISO-ISO SIl-SD-mg Ca ves. fair to good. 13J-190 S 9.KMMW Caves, common to fair X U.OO- SDO Calves, cull .-. , too fl'wn SUEEr MASON CITV_Por Friday oPnnc lambs, ^ood to choice SKl.25-n.25 Spring lambs, medium to good Slz.C'l-i^.bU Sprir.e lambs, good to fair . SlOJiO-31 50 Spring lambs, fair lo medium S 9.00-1000 Spring lambs, common S SCO- 700 Jj»ilv« ewes. e ooa to enoic*.. s Z75- na Ewes. euU 1 « Buck, .........I:::::::::::::: I :£ Miscellaneous POTATO MABKET (Friday's Market) qncAGO. «·)--(U. S. department of agriculturel-Potatcos. arrivals »3: o.i track 182; total U. S. shipments S57- old err? ^rtf"" modl:rat! - for best north slightly stronger, for ordinary northeri stock demand slow, market dull: Idaht Russets demand slo-.v, market abop- ;~;2i c i~. nev '° * l , oc * ! .Supplies light, demand moderatt, market firm; Idaho Husset But' J^ffi^S^ifiFES** and North Dakota Bliss Triumphs com rnerciate 2.20:' Cobblers commercials 220- I": Wisconsin Katahdlns u. s. No. i. 250 Florida bushel crate Bliss Triumphs S. J.O. 1. I.SO-S5 per crate. to U. Air Crash Victim Was Marshalltown Attorney MARSHALLTOWN, 0P) _ yae Newell L. Cadwell, killed the crash of an army bomber near Colorado Springs, was an attorney for Frank Pierce, president of the League of Iowa Municipal;, ties, for two years, and handled litigation brought by Pierce to compel the state tax commission to assess all property at actual value. Cadwell started a r practice here in January but was inducted into the ,,,.,,· last May. His father, C. F. Cad well of Ames, is assistant vice president of the Union Story Trust and Savings bank. Brazil is surpassed in size by only three countries: The U. S. S R., China and Canada. private 3942, army Midwest Livestock (FBTOAl^S PRICES) Albert Lea' Austin Minn. ujnn ,, . , Steady lOc-lower ... Butchen---- ·"; |ts »12.«-12.SO tlZ.JS-U.SS 1*°- W bs S12.85-12.90 J12.70-13.00 '-"» Ibs S1345-13.30 $13.00-13.30 ·J£ lbs 513.85-13.30 S13.30-13.«0 ·2M "5 SU.10-U.25 S13.75-M05 T-'J 20 Jbs SU.25-14.30 S13.95-l«!25 ^"SK iv 3 S14.25-U.30 $13.95-HJZ5 ;-2J» |bs S14.25-14.30 S13.95-K.25 s£S83: ::::::::::::: SSftS SHii-US ^pfeso^--" sl " 5 -"~' * 13 - 85 -' i ' 5 '·'JJ jj» · *13,85-I3.63 S13.65-13.B5 ;;s'SS i£ 3 ····· »» 3 -ss-»J» 330-360 lbs $13.83-13.80 S13.65-13.93 J60-400 lbs S13.75-13.80 513.55-1385 »-"»» 'bs S13.65-13.70 S13.45-13.75 jSO-500 bs S13.55-13.60 513.45-13.75 500-550 lbs. S1S.45-J3.50 Trend Good 140-1 ISO-) 160-: 300- . r o o Study »13.43-13.«a S13.S5-14.00 $14.15-14.30 S14J5-14.40 $14.25-14.40 il4.25-U.40 S14.J5-U.W S14.13-14.30 *1!.OS-H.20 *13.90-14.05 $13.90-14.05 $13.90-14.05 513.80-13.55 S13.BO-13.95 S13.M-13.95 For individuals generally, income tax returns for the calendar year 1842 must be filed not late than midnight of March 15, 1943 and they should be filed as soon as possible after Jan. I, 1943. Some individuals operating businesses keep their books on a fiscal year basis, that is, for a 12-month pe- »i3.55-i3.« riod *nding on the last day of *i3.«o-n.oo some month other than December * 11 "-"" and returns of such individual are due on or before the 15th day Cedar Rapidc Steady . . Slt.U-14.25 $14.30-14.40 $14.30-14.40 514.30-14. 0 514.30.14.40 »14.30-14.40 $14.20-14.30 $n.«5-lt.05 $13.95-14.05 $13.95-14.05 $13.85-13.95 513.75-13.35 513.75-13.83 ·IGood to choice hogs. Jess than normal fill, delivered to IViJion plant at Albert Lea, will bring 5-15c over fore £ oin| quotations I OATS LEAD IN STOCKS STILL GRAIN ADVANCE ON UPTURN Gains of More Than Cent a Bushel Reported CHICAGO, W--Oats led a . .. , v^,--^aLa i c u a. Mrjvv xutui, 1ft")--Stocks pon- stron| advance in the grain mar- tinued the upswing Frida? Silh ket FnHav with ,,ir,. « f ,, the market on Tv'erage, hitting best levels since Oct. 6, 1941, anc ket Friday with gains of more than a cent .a bushel to new high prices for the season. Wheat, corn and rye were up about as much. Buying of oats was associated with large scale demand for feeding grain and meagerness of receipts coming to market. Flour business helped to lift wheat and further good shipping sales strengthened corn. Although the day's top price could not be maintained due t late profit 'taking, wheat closet % to % cent higher than Thurs day. May $1.39% to $1-39%, July ?1.395 to $1.39%; com % to 1% cent higher, May 98%, July 98V to 98%; oats y g to lVl cent up May 58^4 to 58%; rye 9s to % cen higher. Soybeans were quoted lin changed to 1 cent higher. CHICAGO CASI1 GKAJX FrIdsv's Market) CHICAGO. (.7)-- Wheat sample hard Mason City Grain MASON CITY--For Friday D. 2 shelled com gOc Vo. 2 new oat grjc Tew ear corn ..,......,,....72c 'o. 2 soybeans SI SI Barley '. 50-75c CHICAGO GBAIN CLOSE (Frla»T's M«tttl) CHICAGO. WHSAT- *** cpt OKK-- lay uly ep! ATS-lay uly OVBEANS-- lay uly tay~.... uly .... cpt. ... ,ARD-an Low 1.39 1.39V. . -93V. .56 H .57'.', .81 ?. -E3=i .98 Vt J3U .99 1.C4 1.85 .79)1 .3Ui 13.80 Mrs. Tusha Rites to Be Held Saturday GARNER _ · Funeral services will be conducted Saturday for Irs. John Tusha, 46, who died t her home here Wednesday night. Born March 29, 1897, Anna Frances, daughter of John and Jarhara Tloch. Mrs. Tusha had ived in the Britt community all f her life. She was the mother £ three young children, Agnes o, Marie, 9, and George, 7 all i whom survive her. Last rites are to be conducted t the St. Wenceslaus Catholic hurch at Duncan, under the di- ection of the Rev. Father Sklu- ozeh, at 9 o'clock Saturday morning. Besides her children, Mrs. usha is survived by. her hus- and of Garner, three brothers, .im, Charles and Frank, and two isters, Mrs. Aldrich Nedved and Irs. F. J. Falada, all o£ Duncan ^ed Cross Starts )istribubng Milk to i. Children in Algeria A L L I E D HEADQUARTERS, North Africa. !,,,,..,· Vorth Africa, U.R--The Amerian Red Cross Thursday began .istribution of free milk provided by allied forces in North Africa o about 25,000 children under 14 hroughout Algeria. It was the first concrete demon- tration that the allies were de- ermined to keep their promise to id the civilian rnpulation of Al- 'ena. Richard F. Altai, vice-chairman f the Red Cross here, said large upplies of second-hand clothing made available by lend-lease au- honties were heing shipped to Alena from the United States and vould be sold to the population at ontrolled prices. Hit Best Levels , Since Oct. 6, 1941 NEW YORK, (ff)-- Stocks con- . , . anc volume attaining the largest tota for the current year. Part of the advance, brokers suggested, was inspired bv investors with sizable idle funs who bought actual and potential dividend payers as a means of alleviating the greatest Income tax demands in history. The war news was still an argument for broadening portfolios and business prospects drew bids for individual favorites. Thursday's late rally was extended at the start in active dealings. Gains at the best ranged from fractions to 3 points. A few wider moves were in evidence There were intermittent letdowns on profit-realizing -but prices generally were around their tops in the final hour. Produce (Merchant Quotations) (Cash Quotation, by E. G. Morse) MASON CITY-- For Friday Eggs, current receipts ........ 32c Capons, 3 Ibs. and up 30c Heavy springs. 5 Ibs. and "up. '.2*c Heavy Eprings."4 to 5 Ibs ...... 22c Hea vy springs. 3 to 1 Ibs. ...... 20c ^eghorn springs ........... nc fJeavy hens, 5 Ibs. and over. 22c ·lens. 4-5 Ibs ................ 20c 3ens, under 4 Ibs ....... '.'. 17 C ^ocks, heavy ............. !..13c Cocks. Leghorns ..... ' n c All No. 2 Poultry 4 cents less in cash ........ ____ 29-32e iggs, in trade ............ 30-32c lutter, Iowa State Brand ..... 51c tuner. Corn Country ......... 50c Butter. Decker's lowoa ..... 50e Butter, Brookfield ... ........ 50c CHICAGO POCLTKT (Filtmr't Market) CHICAGO, (^l-- Poultry. -live. IB trucks- (rm; young Tom turkeys, la to 22 Ibt lc; other prices unchanged. CHICAGO UVESTOCK FORECAST O tffj-OfflcIat estimated sal. NEB 1 VOKK PZODCCE ,,_ _Frlilar'« Market) NEW YORK, WJ-- Eggs 21,533- very k ;. Mlxc '' colors: Fancy to extri .-h: extras «; gradtd firsts 37^; current receipts 37»i; mediums 34«,; dlrl checks 33- 6S3,!55: scarce; (first hand 13?. 1- 3i!i " :!i: Butter , : scarce; (first hand ·wholesale price levtls) creamery, higher ?·" JJ sKre and premium marks JVi- · 4S co 9 r 2 e S ^^?if h marke ' ) 7 - 47 ' l: ^ Cheese 120, 570; Hnn. Prices unchangcrl. CHICAOO PEODLCE Frld»y'» Mirk«l) OncAGO, IP)-- Butter, receipts 415.733: Jlrrn; prices as quoted by the Chicago price current are unchanged Eze receipts 10,405; weak; fresh TWO PLEAD TO DRUNK DRIVING Davis Gets 90 Days, J. C. Jensen Fined $300 Two men were sentenced Friday on pleas of guilty to charges of driving while intoxicated. Judge M. H. Kepler sentenced Alfred Davis to serve 90 days in the county jail, sentence to commence as,of Nov. 24; and fined James C. Jensen $300 and costs. Davis was arrested by highway patrolmen and Jensen by locaj police. jlider Train Arrives at Denver After Smooth Trip From Chicago DENVER, (/p_A glider train vafted down on to a Denver air- lort late Wednesday after a month, three-day trip from Chiago. Towed over the great plains y an airplane, the two engine- ess craft will be used in Den- "sr university's flight training hool. As the gliders passed over the field, their pilots cut them loose from the tow plune and the ships swooped to graceful landings completing a series of easy hops without incident. The train made stops at Moline, ill., Des Moines, Iowa, Grand Island and North Platte, Kebr Cheyenne, tVyo., and Fort Morgan, Colo. r FRIDAY, JANUARY 15, 1943 ,YOUR U. I. INCOME Time, Place for Filing NO. 11 of the third month following th close of their fiscal year. Individuals who have been outside the Americas continually for a period of 90 days or more are allowed an extension of time amounting to the length of the residence outside the America plus 90 days (but not beyond the 15th day ot the third month following the close of the presen war) in which to file their income tax return. Also, an individual \vh is a prisoner of war or otherwise detained by an enemy country or by enemy forces or who is in the military or naval forces of the United States serving on sea dut; or outside the continental United States is allowed until the 15th day of the third month following the month in which such status ceases or the present war is terminated, whichever is earlier, to file return and make payment o tax. ·In unusual circumstances a resident individual may be granted an extension within which to file a return upon application to the collector of internal revenue for his district if appropriate reasons are shown. If the extension is granted, the taxpayer is subject to an interest charge of 6 per cent per annum on the amount of tax payable from the original due date until paid. Returns must be filed with the collector of internal revenue for the district in which the taxpayer maintains his legal residence or place of business. Taxpayers with no legal residence or place of business should mail their returns to the collector of internal revenue Baltimore, Md. If returns are filed by mail, they should be mailed in ample time to reach the collector's office under ordinary handling of the mails on or before" the due date. SPORTS BOWLING SCORES H. and H. Puckpin MEN'S LEAGUE Milwaukee o 5S7 571 533 sis" -oi9 ?. e ^-^?J: 4? 3 . BS ·" ° 3 "° 21 " WOMEN'S LEAGUE ipTopTav. 3 525 583 731 51 1910 a .*? EU ^ IM ° 437 * 42 502 Sl «12 M. Rhunke IBS. 433. Victory Duckpin AMnuCAN MEN'S LEAGUE , . _. Won H.C. Tot. Jhtt "u" 2 033 6«5 6JO ItO S123 MtUon 169; Burmeister 429 teeters 2 5B4 618' e 372 I23S i °,m", CC ? a ,,· J B33 6SS (rr * 13a "90 Mills 170: Powell 474. - . Wo Loose L. 1 636 511 644 US 2H6 Rock Falls 2 627 632 758 273 2390 Motlacd 180; Sturgcs 459 "i; D r? rK " 1 3 695 608 " 787 " z»« M. C. Tent Awnlnz--Forfeit Zeller 213. 543. NATIONAL MEN'S LEAGUE - , ,, w ' on H.C. Tot ^arls Fruit - -- -- - Betsy HossBr. - ,,,,,, ,,, Morphtw 169; Hill 452. . . 1 627 655 759 SO 2123 2 60S 641 695 158 2103 RUFFING PITCHES--TENT HOLLYWOOD, (JP)--Pvt. Charles luffing, who used to be Pitcher led Ruffing of the New York Yankees, tells about his first day n camp: "A sergeant said to me, Buffing, I understand you can pitch.' " "That's right," I answered, and he sergeant said 'Okay, Buddy ee how fast you can pitch this ent. 1 " FDRMASf COACH SHIFTS GREENVILLE, s. Car., {£·_ 'aul (Dizzy) McLeod, football oach at Furman university for 22 years, has been granted a leave of absence to accept a wartime job as South Carolina director of physical ducation. Furman, when so far las not posted a football schedule or next fall, plans to hold the caching job open for McLeod vhen and if he decides to return. FIGHT KESTJLTS _.,, ("r The A»ifetat« mn} FALL RIVER, Masj.-FrarUrie Britt. US. MTIADELPHIA -- Wally Sears, 1st sw?«S5.«r^ cn: 9 Day Old Daughter of Goldfield Couple Dies GOLDFIELD--Nancy Ann, the nine day old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Fryslie of Dison, 111., died at the parents' home Monday, Jan. Jl. The body was brought to the home of the grandparent^ Mr. and Mrs. George Rhiner, where services were held Wednesday afternoon with the Rev. Joy Smith, pastor of the Methodist church, officiating. Burial was made in the Glenwood cemetery. Before the war only one out of five Australians was employed in industry. RE-ELECT LUMBER OFFICERS NORTHWOOD -- A t a meeting of the Northwood Lumber company held Tuesday afternoon all officers and directors were reelected. O. H. Thompson, president; Guy Toye, vice president; John' N. Johnson, secretary and manager: Arnold Talle, treasurer and A. H. Enerson, Ole T. Haugo and C. H. Dwells, directors Backstage in Iowa Politics Bitter "Under the Surface" Battles Already Developing Between "Big City Boys" and "Small Town Boys" By FBANK T. NYE ___ ,,_,, l«w« D^ly Press Writer) sesJrfn I^ s t^ 3 ' ( mp A)-Although the legislature has been session jess man a week., bitter under-the-surface battles J split the 45 to 5 ^ atUe **· urhe Big City Boys- vs. "The Small To\vn Faul is not unpopular with the small town boys In fact thev like " * * ^ Ri,,»' EXT "~ T H " ext l howdow n wiU come when Lt Gov Robert D Blue passes out importapt committee assignments »ext week democrats in the fenat* a*d 10 in the So that's why they call it the 5 10 legislature .., CLOSING OUT AUCTION SALE SALE BEGINS AT 12:30 -- LUNCH ON THE GROUNDS Thursday, January 21 ofe"? 1 '!,"' tS,"?"TM!-" 1 ! "' Wl " "" " p u W i c »" cll «» t h e "«"wln, ae, :S£'. a --» ·- ~TM »"-^".'a s ss,:s«s,s as having colds Retailers Are becking Any Run on Foods CHICAGO--If it turns out that Secretary of Agriculture Claude Vickard was justified in his con- id ence that there would be no loarding pending application of he announced compulsory ration- ng of canned goods, it will be argely to the credit of the retailers, it is felt here on the basis of a preliminary survey. It couldn't be called a "run" or a ' rush" perhaps, but it is evident hat consumers are buying up anned goods in amounts substantially larger than for the past few veeks. That they do not buy more s apparently due to limits im- osed by the retailers themselves. * * * Mrs. Rose Marie Kiefer, secre- ary of the National Association of letail Grocers, is satisfied that loarders are at work, insofar as hey are allowed. She insists, with good many others who are not necessarily classed as opponents of ew deal measures, that the pre- iminary announcement of the orrung of compulsory rationing vas a mistake. Reports coming in to the asso-. lation office here from through- ut the country indicate that the Uualion elsewhere is much the ame as in Chicago, with Wash- ngton, D. C,, at the top of the list n respect to the intensity of buy- ng. Some local reports to the effect hat "housewives stormed grocery tores," are held by close and dis- nterested observers to be without oundation. But it is admitted that luyjng is generally much more insk than before news of the impending ration plan came out. * * * In some instances retailers have nticipatcd such a move and have Jeen going on their own rationing ystems for some weeks. It is noted that the situation ·anes with the size and type of tore. In the small neighborhood tores there is less inclination to verbuy. This is explained by the fact that the store managers and clerks know most of their customers personally, and the customers in turn know the store people, and each other. They have confidence in tha store and in their neighbors and aren't led to buy out of lC3r, Where heavy buying sprees have been reported the retailers in practically every case j, ave app ij e( j some kind of restriction after it has become apparent that their stocks would not hold out under such increased demand. Buying from wholesalers so far apparent]? is about normaJ. * * * Rationing authorities are re-emphasizing the fact that every one must declare his present stocks when applying for the new ration cards, and that therefore in the end no one will have, by hoarding any more for he can't buy more until the hoarded stock is used up This, of course, presupposes a universally honest -response to the questioning as to present stocks. Just how far individual retail rationing systems will hold back the buying inclination no one can say, but it is pointed out that even with a limit of one or two cans per day to a customer, a family in the region of several stores can over a period of several weeks build up a substantial pile of goods The full effectiveness of these local rationing plans will depend not only on the honesty of buyers, but on the alertness of the retailers, and Aeir willingness to refuse continued day-after-day sales to one family. Homes Renamed President DECORAH--All former state bank officers were re-elected at the annual meeting. President, E R. Homes; vice president, Br. T' Stabo; cashier, J. K. Lee; assistant cashiers, W. P. Ron an and W F. Baker, RETURNS TO U. S. CORWITH -- Wayne Chambers of Belmond, a former Corwith boy, is expected back in the United States soon to enter the armed forces. Wayne has been in Alaska the past three years engaged in forestry for the U. S. government. IS ARRESTED FOR SMUGGLING Charged With Trying to Bring Letters to U. S. BOSTON, (U.PJ-A former Wall street broker's clerk who joined the merchant marine two years ago and allegedly attempted to smuggle letters into the United States was jailed Thursday pend- '"8 fe d«al grand jury action while FBI agents and the army and navy intelligence departments investigated for possible espionage. The defendant was David J. Jacobs, 39 year old Syrian who jmve his address as New York City. He pleaded innocent to a charge of violating the trading with the enemy act by brinirtne into the United States other than the regular mails. U. S. Commissioner MnrUn T. Ball ordered nun jailed in lieu of $2,500 bail, Immigration Inspector Ralph L. Connolly testified that Jacobs was arrested last Thursday when his ship docked in Boston. Concealed in the lining ol Jacobs' coat, he said were a $100 bill and four letters not passed by censors. -- -~..«.., were addressed to F T E £ff?.f d Gaye of st - Albans, L.. i.; Eddie, Long Island City, "- x.; Miss Lorraine Devereaux, Brooklyn, and Mrs. Freida Cun- , .. Jacobs told the arresting officers pat the letters were given to him by American soldiers abroad to l! dtwhen he rea ched the States. .He said the §100 bill was from Pvt. Charles Shields for delivery to the soldier's mother. * * * However, intelligence officers became suspicions when Jacobs said he did not know the woman's address and that he "didn't know the soldier very well." * * * The letters, it was said, had been confiscated and were being examined. Assistant U. S. Atty. Edward u. Hassan said that the investiga- tion had disclosed that Jacobs had »! been bringing letters into the · country for some time. ELECT NEW OFFICERS NORA SPRINGS--Mrs. Karl!) Volkmann was hostess to t! members of the Neighborhood '*M club Thursday. Two invited 65| guests were also present, Mrs. C. G. Apel and Mrs. S. J. Wodarcak of Mason City. Following the business meeting, the election ot officers for 1943 resulted as follows: President, Mrs. Harry Ciif- word; vice president, Mrs. Claude Demo; secretary, Mrs. F r e d , Schmidt; treasurer, Mrs. Frank ·Bjje'-i Seaver; hospitality committee, ""' 4a Mrs. Thomas Treloar; and Mrs. Anna Bortz, IOWAN IS PROMOTED ANCHORAGE, Alaska, The Alaska defense command reported promotion of several officers. Promoted to lieutenant colonel was Harold E. Harrison, Council Bluffs. PHIL R. SHEIMO AUCTIONEER Livestock ond selling experience for 20 years. FEKTILE. IOWA PHONE 649 T R A C T O R R E P A I R I N G Berry Machine AND MOTOR PAKTS 11 So. Penn. Ph. 514 Mason City NEW LOCATION Economy Welding Machine Works Now at corner of West State and Washington PHONE 1020 Formerly at 112 South Commercial Ave. - - eere manure spreader- boh *V1- v« ti n T * '· -- -- * -*"·"· --«·*««*·; *oan W BUSHEL OF OATS -- iCTIMVPnyic nv»c- n ·*?.., : AH sums' at 510 : with your own 1 PUBLIC SALE 55"SH^ toAMs Dlo ^ 0 »"« m »» KK TUESDAY. JANUARY 19 Sale to start at 1Z:30--American legion Auxiliary will serve lunch 42 -- HEAD OF LIVESTOCK _ 42 SJJEAI^OF HORSES--Pair sorrel geldings, 1 grey mare. Chester ' bred about " B " ° e " "" "' Th. ,* TEEMS: o EARL FORD, Owner a. It. BRVMXUKb, Auctioneer Public Auction Sale 3s£Z£A sr^To^^r * """ nest ana mue no FRIDAY, JANUARY 22 STARTING AT 12:30 P. M. 86 _ HEAD OF LIVESTOCK -- 86 20 HEAD OF CATTLE-2 Holstein cows, 7 years old, to freshen soon; 1 black coiv, 5 years old, milking; 1 blue roan cow 3 old mtlkinR; ! rcd cow 5 years o]fl milhin j M k hc V fer calf; 1 Gnernsey heifer fresh soon; 3 yearling steers; 1 roan \ V , ORK « OR SES-3 sets of harness-horse collars. ? mpshlr ^ brood sows for A » ril farrow; 5 bred fatrow; f 3I» i CHICKENS, NORE OR LESS-- White KockT and Whit. I CI hr,rn, pun^Chl, and CHcaen fe.d.r. 1 brood.r'.tore, \ ,,£, Vfea't".'!.? TriS . corn. Some o»ls in bin. 1 1= Caote Sh 0 ,» nn - J 1S3J OldsMct.Ua Coup. _ t 1336 2 Door Chevrolet Mrs. Mildred Bumgardner l».k D » r . l».k D»r. e) .. AB ,tl.r.«, First Nation,, Ba nk of ,,-,,,, Spr , nes _

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