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The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 4

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'^^ FOUR MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE MAY 5 1934 THE CUB GAZETTE Member of L H. S. S. P. A- STAFF Ether Fink Edltor-In-caiel David Kaufman Manaslng Editor SK^on ·::::::::£SS IS LuS«"Pierce Dramatics Marjorte Hanson ^ )ram «7 ( ^ Phyllis Neellngs Junior HlRn DelourttB Layman Patricia Rose ... vSta^Jrio?TM ".'.".'."."."Quiff ana Scroll" Rl"e«k Martin ...... "Scholastic Editor" Roslyn Brogue V^SIT^ Mildred Kerdus Tanlolds David Helen Reporters: Ted Knuason, Irene HottrooH, Ruth Scott, Dortay Orltlln. Opal Ferleman. Carmen Co B lll, Harlan Miller, Marjory Cookman. Martha Baddy, EoroUiy MarUn Elizabeth Coe, Vlctta TreWl, Virginia Follette. Gladys Miller, Veda Perkins, Ro B er Downing. Charles Young, Edna HuH, Gals Lane, Marlon sweet, Elizabeth Perry. Slenn Argetslnger. Wesley Plala, DelHer .Dunn, orris Hcrflndanl, Kathryn Fltxpat .rlclt, Overan Lund. Vol. V May 5 No. XXHl COMMERCIAL ASSETS The recent commercial contesl makes one question as to the benefit ·'of shorthand and typing to the students who do not intend, to fill secretarial positions. Typing is a most useful accom plishment for a student in college For example, a 1,500 word theme is quickly typed by nimble fingers bj an expert typist like Dorothy Bitt ner, first place winner in the con test. The red pencils of stern profes S ors pause above a well typed page and crash down on a page covered ·with scrawly hand-writing. If .the typewritten page of a theme is incomplete in thought, it too. will suffer red marks. When f professor is lecturing, a studen who who can take down each vita point in shorthand has a distinc advantage. Although Ann Allos first place winner in the short-ban contest, may never be a steno grapher, her proficiency in short hand will be a distinct asset to her And if these student winners never type or use shorthand again the discipline itself in conquering errors in typing and in forming per feet figures .in shorthand is a train' ing that is invaluable. TEACHERS ATTENTION!!: In a letter sent out to 2,000 selected members of the National Ed District Track Meet Roosevelt Stadium Saturday, May 12 FOUNDED SEPTEMBER 1929 PUNSARRANGEF' FOR BANQUET TO BE GIVEN CLASS Gale Saell, President of Juniors, to Preside at Annual Event. Program numbers for the annual junior-senior banquet to be held May 18 at Hotel Hanford are now being arranged. The toast program which is to be presided over by Gale Snell, president of the junior class, is to be Interspersed with musical numbers. Two of the illustrious students to appear who are to provifie the humor of the evening are Delker Dunn and Bill Bennett ?jnown as Song John Silver and Buccaneer Ben Gunn respectively. "Treasure Island" chtt--cters are to co:ne to life during the evening to give ad- vice'to the juniors and seniors who are to banquet on the good shAp "Hispaniola." The banqueters who dance on Treasure Island are to enjoy the music of Vern Winters and his band. On board the ship which is to dock at Treasure Island the voyagers are to be seated at card tables enjoying exciting games. Among the dancers and card players are to be seen freshmen, sophomores and Junior college students as well as juniors and seniors as Jaysees and under classmen are invited to the dance. Visualize this lively scene at Hotel Hanford and then make reservation for the junior-senior banquet and realize your most fanciful dreams in the elaborate decorations and favors planned by the juniors. Lend your support to the M. C. H. S. track team in the district meet at Roosevelt stadium May 12. Ticket sale for junior-senior banquet May 7-11. Be sure to make your reservation on time. Seniors and honor students--note the deadline May 15. Beware !!! Patronize the seniors ia their last production, "Pomander Walk." CUft OAZtTTE "Pomander Walk" Senior Class Play Friday evening, May 11 DEVOTED TO THE INTERESTS OF MASON CITY SCHOOLS PUBLISHED BY M. C. H. S. STUDENTS PRINCIPALS IN SENIOR PRODUCTION Junior High Will Present Own Review "Back Through the Years," an original musical review in seven scenes, is to be presented May 18 at the high school auditorium by the Lincoln junior high school students. The review beginning with the present gives one a clear conception of music from the early times down to the present. The seven scenes, contemporary, World war, immigration, plantation, white house ball, Indian anc Viking scenes portray outstanding incidents in American history. The theme of the initial scene i sports, and consists of a sport dance chorus and a vocal trio composec of Veda Kimry, Clarench Rush and Clark Sweetser. Other numbers in this scene are a vocal duet by Phyllis Neelings and Melvin Ferr and a toe dance by Evelyn Schoehl. In the second scene a conversation is carried on by soldiers just before going over the "top." A chorus composed of 15 boys provide music for the scene. The immigration scene opens with a sailor dance chorus. composed of 20 boys and, girls featuring Dorothy Mickey in a sailor tap dance. Annie OFFICE CAT ON WHY HURRY? I am so often reminded, and especially these days, of that old saying "those in the biggest hurry have no place to go." All the students are so eager for the school year to close--what do they have to look forward to? The majority of them have only long hot summer afternoons or the tedious task of getting tan without first passing through the stage of blistering sun-burn, and then there are always daily tasks. Of course there will be no studying to be done, but you know "the busiest people are the happiest." Why not make the best of these last 20 days of school (15 days for the seniors) by keeping our work "up" and our foolishness "down." You'll find it pays. --H. D. F. Pappas and George Zanlos present a typical Greek dance. The Negro spirituals with a colorful southern background make up the plantation scene. The white house ball is a scene typical of colonial times. A chorus of 20 boys sing stirring Norman songs which include the Viking scene. Get your tickets now for 'Back Through the Years" from any Lincoln junior high school student. Adults 25 cents, students 15c. MANUFACTURERS AND JOBBERS OF Be Smart Have your «*ool clothes Cleaned and Pressed regularly Phone 788 or 789 SPECIAL ONE 8x10 PAINTING Carbonated Beverages in Bottles for $1.50 RUSSELL Several Types of Service Mason City Bottling Co. Choose thft one you want. Call for details. Ifs Phone 22 PHOTO STUDIO 2272 Bagley-Beck Bldg Art Exhibit Planned for 3 Day Period An exhibit of the work of the art students for the school year is being planned for May 21-23 by the high school art instructor, Mrs. Har riett Crabb. This three-day showing open to students at noon and fifth periods, and to outsiders at any Urn during the school day, is an annual feature of the art department. Mrs. Crabb hopes to exhibit a least one product of each studen' although the limited space for dii play may defeat this end. The regular routine, from the be ginning of the year to the Christina season, is to draw in pencil, pen and charcoal from life and casts During the holiday time tie classe are engaged in Christmas projects Next comes perspective drawing design, color harmony, a course ir lettering and posters at the end o the year. The second year art classes fo low this schedule in advance courses. In addition to this, they us class time to make sets for schoo plays. Since spring vacation th students have been working on th elaborate set for "Pomander Walk. At the beginning of this school yea these students worked on the set o "Penrod. 1 'OMANDER WALK 0 BE GIVEN BY SENIORS MAY 11 'hree Act Drama to Have Unusual Stage Settings. Louis N. Parker's "Pomander tfalk," a three act drama, will be resented in the high school audi- orium May 11 at 8:15. The play as been directed by Miss Ruth rons, dramatic instructor of the ilgh school, and is a presentation f the senior class. The scene for the production akes place at Pomander Walk, a etired crescent of five very small Id-fashioned houses near Chiswick a suburb of London, Bng., during he last of May and the first of tune in the year of 1805. Setting Is Unusual. The seniors have had the desire to make their stage setting the lov eliest ever built on the high schoo stage. Mrs. Harriett Crabb and her artists are to be given unusual amount of credit for the outstanding painting which they have done on the set. The prolog will be given by Betty Ann Webster. The leading feminine role of Mile. Marjolaine Lachesnais is taken by Ardith Blackwell and her lover, whom she meets as he is sailing by in a sailboat, is Lieut., the Honorable John Sayle, R. N., a-portrayal taken by Ed Woodward. June Gaylord in Play. Marjolaine's sophisticated and most watchful mother is Madame Luci Lachesnais taken by June Gaylord. Mrs. Lachesuais' devoted lover is John Sayle, tenth Baron Otford, portrayed by Cedric HowelL Barbara Pennymint, when she meets Basil PringI, falls deeply in love with him. The parts are played by Louise Pierce and Vergil McKee, respectively. To complete the quartet of devoted lovers, Mrs. Pamela Poskett takes a sudden liking to Admiral Sir Peter Antrobust, when Sir Peter rescues Pamela's cat from the well. Wills Weyrauch Has Bole. Jerome Brooke Hoskyn, Esq., . ponderous, slow-moving person, is TIME OUT By DAVE KAUFMAN We nominate for the Mohawk hall of fame: Bob Burns who treated football fans to a 77 yard touchdown sprint in the Algona walk- away last fall. He was later awarded a berth as quarterback on the all state eleven. LeRoy Mott, one of the most versatile of athletes, who was an all North Iowa guard and will captain the 1934 aggregation. When he is not opening up holes in the line, LeRoy is wrestling on Coach Barker's varsity mat squad and, in the spring, he is the Mohawk varsity catcher. Merrill "Red" Herbener, who thrilled a packed gymnasium by leaping from position of "bench- warmer" to varsity forward as he dropped in 17 points to aid in the defeat of Eldora by a 34 to 18 margin. Melvin Meeker, all North IOWE end, who climaxed a sensationa season by breaking through the Fort Dodge line'to drop a Dodger jack behind the goalline for a safety and 2 to 0 win for the Mo hawks. Howard Stoecker, first sophomore in years to clinch a varsity job on the Grimsley cage five. The 6 foot 4 inch sophomore has his best year of playing ahead of him. _ Gerald Suter, who helped win th county baseball championship to Mason City by limiting Rockwell t a pair of blows and smashed out i hcmerun with two Mohawks o: base. Raymond Barr, who when Cap tain Burns was out of the lineup be cause of injuries at Spirit Lake played the best defensive game tlu writer has seen in basketball. Bar was a veritable demon on defens and it was not his fault that th Mohawks dropped a 15-14 thriller. Glen Evers, who came frorr Laurens, and in his first year o the Mohawk grid team, won a state recognition at his flank pos ti0n ' D. K. (Continued 1 on next pate) ACTIVITIES OF INTEREST IN MASON CITY SCHOOLS Ideal American Laundry N E W ! Deckers VACUUM COOKED CHILE CON CARNE and FRANKFURTERS Your Dealer Has Them Order Today! AVERAGE BACTERIAL COUNTS Copy at Health Dep't. BMords 193t | Haw Milk | Past. Milk J«a. ':.'... I 30TM I 1000 Fe» | WOO I 1000 March ... I 3000 I 2000 April .... | 3000 I """ SCHERMERHORN FARMS p s h r Visitors Welcome ^^^^^·^^^^^^^^^^^^jj^ ···^·^·i^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ Fill Your Bin Now.. With the seven hour day and wage increase now in effect, prices are much lower than the cost of production. W.G.BLOCKCO. PHONE 568 Senior Class Play--May 11 "POMANDER WALK" · SCENES: Act I--Saturday afternoon, May 25, 1805 Act n--Saturday Morning, June 1, 1S05 Act HI--Monday evening, June 3, 1805 STAFF CHIEF PROMFTER-Virginia. Braby; assistants, Betty Clark and OH i5His- I --rtsa^sflss Holt; assistants, Eunice Anderson, HIGLEY'S LUXUS PARTY KECREAM CAKE Ideal for Mother's Day PINK DECORATIONS LEMON SHERBET ICING FRESH STRAWBERR! ICE CREAM VANILLA MOUSSE GENEROUS SERVINGS Frozen Chocolate MALTED MILK Qt. 30c Pt. 15c BIRDSALL ICE CREAM CO. 618 North Federal Approximately 800 parents an friends ought to hear the free mus festival Tuesday, May 15. Coming--Lincoln school review Friday May 18. FLOWERS FOR Mother's Day Sunday, April 13 Nothing expresses your love and appreciation for your Mother so well as flowers ·why not order a beautiful bouquet from our fresli stock to be delivered to her Mother's Day? 'FHONE 55 KEMBLE'S GREENHOUSE ANNUAL FESTIVAL OF GRADES WILL BE GIVEN MAY 15 lusical Event to Be Staged Under Direction of Miss Jackson. The tenth annual grade musical estival is to be presented under the irection of Miss Mildred Jackson, Thursday, May 15, 7:15 p. m., in the igh school auditorium. The festival s a demonstration of the regular lassroom work done in grades one o eight inclusive. There are 700 tudents in the eight choruses which lumber from 75 to 100 in. each group. The grade school orchestra under he direction of W, A. Storer will ipen the festival at 7:15. The horus selections will begin at 7:30. The parents are urged to attend :his free concert. Children unaccompanied by parents or adults will not e admitted. To Sing Three Numbers. ifl.» first grade chorus will sing three numbers, "Rock a By Baby" jy Buckingham, and two folk songs. 'Ferry Me Across the Water," and 'Little Maid, Pretty Maid." Three selections "I Know a Tree" by Reichard, "April" by Churchffl- Grindell and "Cradle Song," a German folk song, will be presented by the second grade chorus. The children of the third grade chorus have prepared three selections, "The Drum" by Smith, "A Candle" by Goodell, and "The Wind' by Churchill. The two selections of the fourth grade chorus are 'Springtime" by Mildenberg, and "Only One" by Parker. Two Part Music. The fifth grade chorus will sing two part music. Their selections are '"Stars are Always in the Sky" by Brahms, "Juanita," a Spanish folk song and 'Slumber Song" by Von Weber. Three part songs are to be sun ", by the sixth grade chorus. Tt|J; are "The Rose Tree" by Praetor. "Golden Slumbers," English (Continued on next PM* DEMAND "DAIRYMAID" COTTAGE CHEESE Creamed and Pasteurised Phone 686 Senior Class Play--May 11 "POMANDER WALK NAGE and BUI Bennett; assist- W f r Tluzaoeth Haddy and Marion Hayes BUSINESS MANAGER-Emmett Lynch; assistants, William Gund- ·"»»* Bob , Mary Snook, Edythe Clarice G'regtrson, La Vaun Baumgartner, Colleen Mul; assistants, Victor Purington and Frank Conway. HEALTH BUILDING Growing children should drink a quart of milk a day to insure the perfect formation of the limbs and a strong, robust body. No diet is complete without milk and no milk is so rich in vitamins and minerals as that of ... HERMANSON BROS. Prolog Lord Atf ord John Sayle .... Sir Peter . Jerome Brooke-Haskyn The Reverend Sternroyd Basil Pringle ....... · · CAST Betty Ann Webster Cedric Howell Edward Woodward Walter Fitzpatrick Willis Weyrauch James Moor '' Vergil McKee '.'.'.'.'.'.' · Keith DeLacy Floyd Anderson Wayne Chamberlain Ralph Miners /." 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