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MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE FRIDAY, JANUARY 26, 1945 irCLEAR LAKE GLOBE-GAZETTE!!! If To Becrl Befi 5:30 . Cml) 239 01 SS9 Phone 239 or 259 AND KGL.O OFFICE 5« West Main SL ART PICTURES TOPIC FOR CLUB Rural Club Presidents Are Guests of Lake View Clear Lake--The Lake View . . club was hostess to several rural techmciai organizations Thursday afternoon hospital, at the home of Mrs. Earl Lambert at a guest.day tea and auction sale. The president, Mrs. George Brest- operat holt, welcomed the visiting groups pital. and the,president of each group introduced herself and the'repre- sentatives of her organization. The following clubs were present: Home Improvement, Busy Bee, Sing and Sew, Do Your Bit, Oweso, Colonial and also the Lakeside Ladies Aid. · of Clear Lake. A short business meeting was held .after- which the committee presented;:the Lake -View club project, .which-is the rural school picture library. Mrs. Lyle Stevens introduced Mrs; C. N. Prestholt, the ·chairman, who was president at the time the project was taken She told of her wish at the time for 'a :really- worthwhile project . arid after- conferring with' Miss Thomas, brought to the club the wish to the county superintendent to have at least one really good picture in each rural school. niversarj The project, with the Lake View Jan. 26. club as a nucleus, was immediately" adopted and Mrs. Prestholt told of the various ways tried to raise money to promote it. Auction sales proved the most popular. The clnb has purchased E reproductions of famous paintings, some imported from Europe, including the following: "The Bridge" by van Gogh, purchased in 1940, "Summer-'Day" by Monet, purchased in 1940, "Still Life" by Cezanne," purchased in 1910, "Artist's Mother" by Kembrandt, purchased in 1942, "Stone City" by Grant Wood, purchased in: 1941, and "Sloop Bermuda" by Winslow Homer, purchased in .1941. Because of the war, these good pictures have not been available at all times and the club has purchased ' 3 war bonds with the money raised the past 2 years. This year an order has been placed for another "Master Simpson" by · Devis and more will be ordered just as soon as they are available. The Eden school district has also raised funds for this purpose and has ordered one "Chief's Blanket" by Couse. In 1940 the Cerro Gordo county teachers presented "Madonna of the.Chair" by Raphael to Miss Thomas'at Christmas and she , has,added it to the picture library. Two of these pictures were ex- hibittd, "SOU Life" and "Madon' na of the Chair" and Mrs. J. F. Hanson, Jr., told the story of each and the life of each artist. She also gave interesting facts of the life of each of the artists of other pictures purchased. Mrs. Stevens then expressed the hope of the Lake View club that each of the rural groups would purchase at least one good picture a year and that eventually each school in the county would have at least one picture. So far the pictures have rotated ' mostly in Grant, Clear Lake and Lake townships. At certain times designated by Miss Thomas, the pictures are exchanged at the teachers' meetings at Mason" City. Miss Thomas arrived in the late afternoon and answered questions concerning the project. · Following this an auction sale was conducted with Mrs. J. P.- Hansen, Jr., Mrs. C. N. Prestholt and Mrs. Lyle Stevens as auctioneers. Mrs. George Prestholt was the winner of a wool laprobe made and presnted to the club by Mrs. Eli Mack. About $44 was realized from the proceeds of the auction. Tea was served by a committee consisting of Mrs. Earl Lambert, Mrs. Oscar Yohn and Mrs. Everett Paulson,' with Mrs. George Prest- hijlt pouring. Clear Lake Briefs Mrs, George Baldridge, Minneapolis, is spending several days this week in Clear Lake with Mrs. George McNeish. She is disposing of some of her household goods which she had when she lived here several years ago. Miss Genevieve Estcrgard has] left'for Newton to work as X-ray technician at the Skiff Memorial ospital. . Chris Estergard has returned home after undergoing 2 major operations at a Mason City hos- tal. . . · · ' ; ' . - · ' James KltaK and'Earl Weaver. left Wednesday for Ft Snelling, Minn., to be inducted into the army.-Both have been truck drivers' for the Clear iLake bakery. Their positions are"being taken by Ralph Schneider and.Fred Lysne f Clear Lake. . - '. _ : Mrs.' A. N. Michaels, Camp Grounds, has left for Iowa City to undergo ah-operation. t Mri and Mrs. P. D. Leith were called to 'Champaign, 111., Friday by the death of her sister-in-law, Mrs. C. J. Douglas. : Leland Tenold is now employed at the Jesse Prescott barber-shop.' Jesse Prestcott 'spent several days this week at Iowa Falls and Story City purchasing livestock: Mr. and Mrs. 1 V. E. Edwards celebrated their 35th wedding anniversary at their home Friday, Mrs. Ransford -Lane left Friday for Hartland, Minn., to spend several weeks with her parents after a visit here with her mother-in- law, Mrs. Bernice Lane. Mrs. Jase Adams writes to Clear Lake friends that she is now doing nurses' aid work in the hospital three evenings a week and works days hi a defense plant;at Phoenix, Ariz. She .heard from her husband, Jase Adams, who is in the medical corps in France, the latter part of December, and he was well at that time. INSTALL ROYAL NEIGHBOR HEADS Corsages Presented RNA Installing Officers Clear Lake -- Open installation of officers of the Royal Neighbors of America-Thursday evening at the I. O. O. F. hall was put on by Mrs. Vern Petersen, installing officer, Mrs.. F. G. Cookman, ceremonial marshall, and Mrs. George Petersen, installing chaplain, with about 100 persons attending. Being'installed into offices at this time were Mrs. Frances Skene, oracle, who was re-elected; Mrs. George Perkins, vice oracle; Cora Hill, chancellor; Mrs. Verne Peterson, recorder; Mrs. F. G. Cookman, receiver; Mrs. Mable Roberts, marshall; Mrs. Clarence Prescott, assistant marshall; Mrs. Walter Post, inner sentinel; Mrs. Harold Winterstein, outer sentinel; Mrs. Ivan Martin," manager and captain of the degree staff; and Mrs. Fred Fankell, musician. Installed as graces were Mrs. C. E. Melcher as faith; Mrs. Robert Miller, as courage; Mrs. Walter Pramer as modesty; Mrs. John Kopecky as unselfishness; Mrs. William Dolley as endurance;- and Mrs. Mary Jones as flag bearer. The installing ceremony opened with the presentation of the flag and pledge of allegiance. The installing officers were introduced by Mrs. Neal Slocum, assistanl NINETTE PUPILS TO GIVE RECITAL Norma Jean Myhr. Will Complete Piano Course 'Clear .Lake--Piano pupils of Mrs: Austin Minette, 514 C l a r a street, will- be presented at a recital at the Minette home Sunday afternoon at 2:30 p. m. Twenty- two pupils will participate with Miss Nprma Jean Myhr, daughter of Mr.Jmd Mrs. B. C. Myhr, graduating from the course presented by the American College of Music with Mrs. Minette : as affiliated teacher. The program follows: .Cuckoo and;the Lam--Lanier, by, Marcia Watson; Merrily We Roll 'Along--by Clep Kocourek; Home Sweet Home by Jimmy Kocourek; Child's Dreamland--Or; N. De Rubertis,' by · Sharon Mel- tori; Swing Song by Shannon Melton; Thinking of'Mother--Dr. N. De Rubertis, by Linda Melcher; Song of the Goose by David Traub; Dorothy ^Waltz, by James Minette; ' Rondo^- dementi, by Betty Noll; Dorothy Waltz--Seymour Smith, by-Billy Cash; Spinning" Wheel--Mozart, by Ruth Thomas; Carry Me Back To Old Virginny--Arr, Hichter, by Jeanne Azbill; Ballade--Burgmuller, Ave Maria--Burgmuller, by Amy Arneson.. , - ' . . . . - " Serenade to the Sun--Arr Richter, CiribiribiR, Song of Lov --Schubert, by Veronica Latham Star of the Sea--Kennedy, by Dariel Howland; Waltz in A Flat- Brahms, by Emily Mae Knutson Flatterer -- Chaminade, March Grotesque -- Sindirig, by Donn vlen Wounded in Battle to Tell Story to Red Cross To Be Interviewed at Annual Meeting of Cerro Gordo Chapter Monday Night Spindell Family Given Farewell at Church Gathering Clear Lake -- About 75 persons attended the farewell party at the Congregational church Wednesday evening lor the pastor, the Rev. Verne Spindell, and his fern- ay. A gift of money was presented to them from the ladies aid society. They plan to leave Tuesday for their new parish at Clinton, Iowa. TIT Society Plans to ; Sew for Girls' Camp Clear Lake--AQ chapter of the TTT society heard a lesson on the history, geography, politics and people of Australia and New Zealand as given by Mrs. Fred Rogers Thursday afternoon, at the home of Mrs Henry Volstad, North 5th street. The new constitution was read and approved and lunch was served by the hostess to the 19 members present. The next meeting will be at the home of Mrs. Fred Larson, 711 North 3rd street on Feb. 8 and the group will sew for the TTT girls' camp at Davenport. · ' . . ceremonial marshall, and were welcomed by Mrs. Frances Skene who presented corsages to each member of the installing officers During this ceremony Norma Jean Myhr sang, "My Friend," accompanied by Betty Donaldson. At 6:30 o'clock.a pot-luck dinner was served to members and their families with about 50 persons attending. Mrs. Jesse Buttleman and Miss Florence McGrady were co-chairmen of the committee. At the regular business meeting before installation the program' committee for the next meeting on Feb. 22 was announced: Mrs. Verne Peterson, Mrs. Jesse Buttleman and Mrs. H. Grattidge. Bingo will be played with white elephants for prizes.. Mrs.'George Perkins, Mrs.'Will McKibben and 'Mrs. James Miller were named on the resolution committee. A special auditor's report of the past year was given by Mrs. P. D. Leith and Mrs. Walter Jensen, chairman of the board of managers, gave her report. A program followed installation with solos, by Norma Jean Myhr and HMry Lou Brandt; bones rattling, "by George'Perkins, 'accompanied by Mrs. W. Pramer, and group singing of "God Bless America," with Miss Donaldson directing the music. T/SGT. PAUL BROWN CPL. LEONARD BOYD . Musgjerd; Butterfly--Grieg, . b Dolores Hood; Waltz of the Flow ers--Tschaikowsky; by Barbara Crump; F u r Elsie-^-Beethoven Dance Macabre--Saint Sains, by Audrey Mack; Nocturne--Ley- bach, Rondo--Haydn, by Lucille Grattidge. _ ' Part' 2 features Miss Myhr with the group of selections: Sonata Op 27 No. 2--Beethoven, Adagio Sostenuto and Allegretto; 2 songs--Ave Maria--Schubert; Ah, Sweet Mystery of Life--Victor Herbert; Waltz Op 34 No. 1-Chopin. Two Mason City service men, T/Sgt..Paul'B. Brown, paratrooper, and 'Cpl. Leonard Boyd, who. were wounded in battle, will be interviewed by W. Earl Hall, managing editor of the Mason City Globe-Gazette, at the annual meeting of the Cerro Gordo county chapter of the American Red Cross at the high school auditorium*" Monday evening at 8 o'clock. Sgt." Brown has had 78 jumps with the parachute, 2 of them in combat. He has returned to Mason City after an honorable discharge from service Dec. 1. He had been overseas since April, 1943, and took part in the Italian, Sicilian and African campaigns. He was twice wounded in action. Cpl. Boyd is back in the'states after 19 months overseas service in the European theater. He was in 3 major engagements and holds the purple heart for wounds received in France in September. He- is stationed at the p'Reilly general hospital at Springfield, EXPECT WORLD DOMINATION Public Believes Big Three Will Have Control Promises Aid for Warsaw Resurrection Moscow," (U.PJ--Marshal Stalin has promised the Poles all possible aid in the resurrection of a dead Warsaw, Sygmund Modzelewsky, ambassador of the Lublin provisional government to Moscow, said Friday. Modzelewsky has just returned from Warsawi where no single house Is Intact, there is no beaf. no gas, and,no electricity, he said at a press conference. He said President Boleslaw Beirut and Premier Edward Osub- kamorawsky'~of the Lublin government came to Moscow and left with Stalin's pledge to rush all p o s s i b'l e assistance, especially f o o d , medicines, prefabricated houses, and transport. Although the red army found in Warsaw only a few inhabitants who were there illegally, several tens of thousands how have returned from the suburbs, Modzel- ewsky said.- He said upward of 1,000 mines were being exploded daily in'Warsaw, and only those persons' able to help- with the cleanup were permitted in the city so far. Lacking quarters, the Lublin government is unable to establish itself in Warsaw, but had sent a committee to represent it in the administration of the city; Questioned regarding the'activ- ity of the Polish home army formerly commanded by Lt. Gen. Tadeusz Komorowski (General Bor), Modzelewsky said:. "There is little evidence of the home army, but some groups of officers showed up and applied for .enrollment .in .the .regular army. As far as I know, the home army neither aided nor hampered PLAN CONTEST West Union --The Fayette county declamatory contest will be held at Fayette-Tuesday evening. Schools participating are Fayette, Elgin, Clermont, West Union, and Randalia. Mrs. Ed Callanan Feted at Family Gathering Clear Lake -- A group of relatives met at the Ed Heitland home for a shower for Mrs. Ed Callanan. She was presented a number of gifts for her home, which will be at 207 South Center street, Clear Lake, after March 1. Present were Cecil Harris, Percy Johansen and families of Alexander; Russell Fredericks and family of Hampton"; Casper Heitland and family, Latimer; Herman Heitland and family, Dumont; Mrs. George Heitland, Des Moines; Walter Enos. Barney Heitland, Edward and Dick Steenhards and families of Sheffield, and the Henry Heitland family of Thornton. Sgt. Schweitert Earns Expert Infantry Pin Clear Lake--Sgt Lester. "Nick" Schweitert, who has been overseas since April 1944, has recently been awarded the expert infantryman's combat b a d'g e. Sgt. Schweitert landed on the European continent on D-Day at Cherbourg arid has recently been with the-7th army in southern France holding out at Strasbourg. He formerly was in charge of the meat department at the Beckner IGA store here. Clear Lake Churches ,' FIRST METHODIST Sunday school, 9:45 a. m. Morning worship, II, the Rev. F. Earl Burgess, district superintendent, will preach.. Covered dish dinner at 12:45 followed by quarterly conference at 2. Youth Fellowship, 5 p. m. Social hour followed by supper and study period. Study class in "The Use of the Bible in the Home and Church" Monday evening at 7:30 at parsonage, Mrs. Hubbard, leader.--W. Hubbard, pastor. . . .;. . . ZION LUTHERAN Sunday school, 9:45. Morning worship at II, sermon theme: "Rewards That Last." Both choirs will sing. 6:30 p. -m., Luther League. 8 p. m., Ten Study series: "The Holy Spirit," topic. Tabitha Mo. The program will include an address by H. F. Dear, American Red Cross assistant field director, who was overseas 16 months. He will tell something of the Red Sross work in faroff battle fronts. Denver--While ^diplomats and government officials in all the allied' capitals are deeply concerned with blueprints for world organization, public opinion in the United States believes the organization will be dominated by the United States, Russia and Britain. That many people in this country believe that a world organization cannot function without a degree of what might be termed "modified power politics" is suggested by results of a nation-wide survey by the National Opinion the red army." Local and Long Distance Household Goods MOVING Packing, Crating, Storage HE1MEND1NGER TRANSFER LINE Offices at 823 4th St. S. W. Warehouse at 1001 Commercial Place. Phone 1070. Proposed Purchase of Golf Club Is Topic Clear Lake--W. H. Ward spoke on the proposed purchase of the Golf and Country club' by the local businessmen for the Rotary club Thursday noon at the I.O.O.F. hall. Miss Emily Mae Knutson was a guest of her father, C. A. Knutson, and Ernest Andersen "was a guest of B. C. Myhr. War Department Lists Iowa Falls GI Missing Iowa Falls --Pvt. George Janssen is missing in action, according to a message received from the war department by his wife, the former Aileen Foote. Pvt. Janssen was inducted into service in February, 1944, and received training at Camp Fannin. Tex. He has been serving with the 1st army, and the message stated he had been missing in Luxembourg since Dec. 20. THREE NEW MEMBERS IN LINGER LONGER CLUB Clear" Lake --Mrs: Frank Clark, 109 West Benton, entertained members of the Linger Longer club Thursday afternoon and three new members, Mrs. Donald Ades, Mrs. Mary Hanna and Mrs. Raymond McCoid -were welcomed into the club. Mrs. George Baldridge, Minneapolis, was also a guest of the club. Games were played and prizes presented. Mrs. George McNeish, West Main street, will be hostess on Feb. 8. MOVING COAST TO COAST OR HOUSE TO HOUSE EXCLUSIVE AGENTS for AERO-MAYFLOWER TRANSIT CO. Phone 4000 For. Free Estimate* and Full Particular i Mason City Warehouse Corp. · Packing · Crating · Storage Cold Wave Cripples Ohio War Production Cleveland, Ohio, (I?)--The current cold-wave crippled war production in more than a score of plants Friday. (Ten deaths, 6 in New York and 4 in New England, \vere attributed ·to the cold wave.) Col. E. A. Lynn, Cleveland district army ordnance chief appealed to residence consumers to cut consumption of natural gas to a minimum as war plants were forced to curtail or halt operations. The ordnance chief said operations curtailed were "close to the brackets of plants manufacturing , 'emergency urgent' class of war materials." At least 3 large northern Ohio cities wrestled with a coal shortages. At Washington Interior Secretary Ickes said Akron coal dealers refused to accept delivery of a lower grade coal and threatened to rec- circle will serve.--Ruben Mostrom, pastor. CONGREGATIONAL Sunday school at 10 a. m. Worship service 11, subject: "Reminiscing." This is the last service with the present pastor. 6:30, Congo club, Marilyn Kimball, devotional leader. Barbara Lee, Kay Elefson and Bob Replogle report for Time Line.--Verne Spindell. . GOSPEL TABERNACLE Sunday school, 10 o'clock. Morning worship, 11 o'clock. Christian Endeavor, 7 o'clock. Evening service, 8 o'clock. Prayer m e e t i n g , Wednesday, 7:30 o'clock. Mrs. Gertrude Bice, Sunday school superintendent. CHURCH OF CHRIST SCIENTIST North East street Sunday school, 10 o'clock. Church service, 11 o'clock. Wednesday evening service, 8 o'clock. ST., PATRICK'S CATHOLIC Masses on Sunday af 8:30 and 10:30 o'clock. Weekdays at 8 o'clock. Confessions heard Saturday evening from 7:30 to 9 o'clock. J. J. Buzynski, pastor. BETHEL CHAPEL Moyer house, 302 N. Elm street. Sunday school, 10 o'clock. Morning worship, ; 11 o'clock. Evening worship, 8 o'clock. Bible school session, Tuesday, 7 to 9:30 o'clock. The Rev. G. W. Gamlen, dean. Prayer meeting Friday, 8 o'clock. --The Revs. Manifred and Hope Askew, pastors. 'CHURCH OF CHRIST Bible school, 9:45 o'clock.Lord's Supper and preaching service, 10:45 o'clock. Sermon theme: "City of Refuge." Christian Endeavor, 6:30 o'clock. Evening service, 7:45 o'clock. Sermon topic: "Sign Posts on Life's Highway." M i d w e e k service, Wednesday, 7:45 o'clock.--C. W. Hicks, pastor. OLD FASHIONED GOSPEL At Legion hall, Sunday school, 10 a. m. Morning worship, 11, theme: "Slowness of God." Evening service, 7:30, subject: "Our Business and How to Do It." MOTHER PLEADS FOR SON'S LIFE Mrs. Hulten Asks Clemency for Soldier Boston, (U.R) -- A heartbroken Boston mother has'appealed to the British government to-spare the life of her soldier-son iPvt. Karl G. Hulten. 22, who has been sentenced to be hanged in London for the robbery-murder of a London taxicab driver, the United Press learned Friday. In a m a b 1 e E r a m, gray-haired Mrs. Signe M. Hulten implored British home secretary Herbert Morrison to "answer the prayer of a mother" and grant some form of clemency to the convicted American paratrooper. Both Hulten and his co-defendant, 18 year old striptease dancer Elibabeth Jones, already have announced they will appeal the mandatory death sentences imposed on them early this week for shooting taxi driver George Heath. The cablegram through which Mrs. Hulten seeks to save her only child from the gallows read as follows: "Please answer the prayer of a mother, Mr. Secretary, and save my son's life. Karl always was a good boy before' this awful war began. In school he was a fine student with many friends. He never caused me one minute of worry until he became a soldier 2 years Research Center, Denver. University of Although a plurality ,of 43 per cent would like to see all member countries have an equal say, a plurality of 49 per cent think a world organization is most likely to be dominated by the "Big Three." , NORC interviewers talked with a representative cross-section of the ' American public--farmers, housewives, war workers, truck drivers, , business ineri, · clerks, stenographers, professional .people, domestic and service workers --in urban and rural areas from coast to coast. All were asked: 1. ''If some kind of world !organization is formed, which one of th«se things would you like to see? 2. "Which one of these ways do you think a world organization is most likely to be run?" A comparison of these 2 questions shows that 26 per cent of all Americans would like to see the United States have most to say about running a world organization, but only 12 per cent believe that this will be the case. Almost one-half of all those interviewed (49 per cent) expect that the big 3 -- Britain, Russia asd the United States-^together will have most to ray about running it, but only 19 per cent express their preference of this idea. Forty-three per cent would like to see the world organization managed in a way that all the member countries should have about the same · amount to say about running it. However, only 17 per cent think that this will be the case. Here are the. 2 tables: · OPA Re-Establishes Invalidation Dates for Food Ration Stamps Washington, ypj--The OPA Friday re-established a policy of definite invalidation dates -for food ration stamps, with each series good roughly 4 months. .As at present, a new series of red stamps for meat and dairy products and blue stamps for'pro- cessed food will be validated each month. Instead of being good indefinitely, however, they will expire after about 16 weeks. - The agency also restored its expiration, policy for sugar stamps, announcing that coupon No. 34-the only one now good--may not be used after Feb. 28. Sugar stamp No. 35, good for 5 pounds beginning.Feb. .1, will be valid through June 2. Overlapping this coupon, a new stamp is. due to be validated May 1, OPA said. . As previously announced, the new sugar stamp will have to last 3 months instead of the 2H months as in the past. If the supplies improve, the latter ration period will be restored and the overlap time when 2 stamps may be used will be increased to 1% months, OPA said. YANKS WORKED OVERTIME j Returning Pilots Said 'You Can't Miss" ByTHOBURN WIANT' On the Western Front, Jan. 24, (Delayed), (fP) -- American artillery supporting the 90th U. S. infantry division has been working overtime picking off dozens of German military vehicles," self- propelled guns and half-tracks ! | racing along "sky-line highway"? toward the Our river bridges| arid Germany. I went aloft in an artillery ob-I servation plane directing the fire.I The Germans . were . beating a 1 basty retreat, particularly around! Helnerscheld,^- Luxembourg, 11 ' miles northeast of Wiltz and Z miles west of the Siegfried line. Artillery directed by little Piper Cubs like ours had so many targets they couldn't dispose of them all before dark, but the artillery continued firing after nightfall. At the tiny snow-covered field where the Cubs were taking off 1 after the other, Lt. Pat Mullineaux, New Bern, N. 'Car.,-.pilot, and Lt. George Peszat, Chicago, observer, stepped f r o m a plane and shouted "The roads are full ot stuff--you just can't miss" ' Mullineaux turned to the crew chief and said: "We can't make hay here on the ground, fill her up with gas--hut fast." Peszat, although eager: to return to the show, generously gave his observer seat to this correspondent. Soon we were up--followed | by planes piloted by: Lt. George Kilmer, of -Des Moines, Iowa, j cousin of the late Joyce Kilmer, and Lt. Floyd Watland, of Estherville, Iowa. - . The flight to the Siegfried, line required only a few minutes and took us over a wide area, filled with debris of American tanks and trucks caught when the Germans broke through last month.. The same vehicles which we saw on the ground had been captured by] the Germans, used against us and I then destroyed by the Yanks as; they pursued the Germans back| into the Siegfried line. I We barely reached the. "sky-I line highway," paralleling the Our I river, behind which, is the Sieg-l fried line, when Mullineaux spot ted convoys. Shouting over the radio.to,ou gunners several miles a way,, he directed shells up and .down thfj road which knocked out.severaU of the vehicles. I The amazing thing about thl road traffic was that the German! kept speeding down the road ami^ the shelling. "They must have been told, get the hell out with no its ands," said Mullineanx. Six other Cubs in the air,we reporting targets back, to/ the -arl tillery. As we turned back the Ger distributed a little ack-ack nea us. · "They're lousy shots, usually,'] said Mullineaux. ago. I MENDING STOCKINGS IS TROOP PROJECT Clear Lake--Troop 1 of the Girl Scouts continued with their work on mending stockings Thursday afternoon at their regular meeting at the junior high school. Mrs. A. G. Jordan assisted with the lesson on mending and Miss Lorraine Roff and Mrs. J. Tesch are the troop leaders. Britain, and the United States. Control by the "Big 3" is anticipated by 72 per cent of those persons with college background, but only 36 per cent of those who have never gone beyond grammar UP CIGARET RATION ; London, ·(£·}--The cigaret ration for all American soldiers in the European theater has been in-l creased from 5 to 7 packs, a weekl effective Monday, army headquar-| ters in London announced. Benjamin Franklin received an] honorary A. M. degree from Har- | vard college in 1753. do not believe he can be t. What people . What' people expect wholly guilty of the charges that have been made. I feel 'as only a mother can that there must have been extenuating circumstances. He is far from home now and has no friends to comfort him, Mr. Secretary. Won't you please use the simple power that you have to keep my heart from breaking? "Please, Mr. Secretary, spare my son's life. (Signed) "Mrs. Signe M. Hulten." Pvt. Hnlten's wife, Mrs. Rose Pero Hulten of Cambridge, who is 22 years old but looks 19, did not join her mother-in-law in the appeal. The younger Mrs. Hulten has been in seclusion with her 2 year old son since the murder case began. The · elder Mrs. Hulten recalls with* pride her son's combat record in France following D-day. She still wears his paratrooper pin. Thursday evening prayer meeting at Mrs. Jim Anderson home, 733 South Second St.--The Rev. Evelyn Elefson, pastor. CLUB HOLDS BRIDGE PARTY Clear Lake--The TUW club met Thursday evening at the Mrs. Marguerite Wicks home, Jones apartment, with Mrs. Joseph Rizk receiving the high score in contract. The next meeting will be Friday with Mrs. Cyril Cranny, North Elm street. Belmond--The following ladies served "vanishing tea" for the U. I S. W. the past week: Mrs. Don ommend government seizure of Grille, Mrs. Sadie Brady, Mrs. coal yards if dealers fail to accept I Lois Murray, Mrs. George Brady, shipments o£-"prepared domestic j'Mrs., Alex Smith, and Mrs. Dor- coals from district 3.' | othy Higgins, Minnesota Gamblers May Recover Money Lost in Slot Machines St. Paul, Minn., (/P)--The Minnesota supreme court ruled Friday that a loser may recover money lost in slot machines. The decision was handed down in an action brought by Horace P. Foley, Albert Lea, to recover $20,000 he claims he lost over a 5% year period in slot machines owned and operated by Leo Carey post No. 5, American Legion, at Albert Lea. "Money lost by playing a slot machine is lost at playing a 'game' within the meaning of the law," said Associates Justice Harry H. Peterson. A state law provides thai the loser may recover from the winner any money lost "by playing at cards, dice or other game." 1 like to to see happen "The United States have the most to say about running it 26% 12% "Britain,, Russia, and the United States · together h a.v e the most to say about running it. ....... 19 - 49 'All the countries in the organization h a v e about the same amount to say about running it . 43 17 "Something else." Vote according to s i z e , population, power, etc ........ 3 The "Big 3" and , China; Russia and the United States; B r i t a i n and the United States; Russia alone; Britain alone ............. 1 4 Other answers . -- 2 3 Undecided ......... 6 15 school. . This scientific survey by the National Opinion Research Center sampled a typical miniature of the population of the United States with the proper proportion--in each geographical section--of rich and poor, young and old, men and women, various minority groups, nd residents of urban, town, and ural areas. This survey was made for the ree World magazine. 100% 100 The less education a person has the more likely he is to desire and expect a world organization dominated by the United States. The more education a person has, the more likely he is to expect an organization dominated by Russia CLEAN SHOE REPAIR You'll like the neat way we finish our shoe repair Jobs. FOX SHOE REPAIR 205 So. Fed. Beware Coughs from common colds That Hang On Creomulsion relieves promptly because it goes right to the seat of the trouble to help loosen and expel . germ laden phlegm, and aid nature \ to soothe and heal raw, tender, in- ; flamed bronchial mucous mem- ·· branes. 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