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SATURDAY, JANUARY 23, 3943' MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE I I ! I Farmers Tripl^WarJ'ood^ Units' for Agricultural Workers G, WHITEMAN FUNERAL HELD Services Conducted for Nortriwood Man N O R T K W O O D--Hi tcs I or George Whiteman were held ai 2 p. m. Friiay at the Klein funeral homo on South Eleventh street. The Rev. T. P. Shaffer of Hopkinton, a former pastor here, and friend of the family, was in charge, -assisted by the local pastor, the Rev. R. S. Phillips. George Whiteman was born on a farm near Carpenter, April 4, 1868, the son of John and Matilda Whiteman. On March 20, 1895, Mr. Whiteman and Miss Emma Oxley of Corwith, were married. They established their first home on a farm near Northwood and lived , here a little more than 6 years. ' Then they moved to Windom, where they lived for about 20 years. Surviving Mr. Whiteman are his wife, Emma, and two sisters, Mrs. Addie Oxley of Corwith, Iowa, and Mrs. Emma Bolton of Big Lake, Minn. The only child of Mr. and Mrs. Whiteman, a son, died in infancy. VENTURA BOY HITS FREIGHT Warren Smith Crashes Into Traveling Train VENTURA--Warren Smith, 17 son of Russel Patkin of Forest City escaped serious injury when the car he was driving slid into a freight train at the crossing on north main street at 11 o'clock Friday morning. The train was traveling west and was slowing down for the station when Smith, who was driving north, failed to see the train until, it was almost upon him. He applied the brakes and hit the gine near the cab. Smith was thrown into the rear . seat and was badly shaken up and scratched. The car. a Willys- Knight, was badly damaged. Hold Funeral Service for Mrs. F. Miller CRESCO--Funeral services for Mrs. Frank Miller, 91, were held Thursday forenoon, Jan. 21, at the Assumption Catholic church, C r e s c o , the r Rev. J.. A. McMahon, pastor, officiating with . burial at Calvary cemetery. She died at her home here Tuesday, Jan. 19. As Mary Agnes Montague she was born Oct. 22, 1851, and was married to Frank A. Miller, also of that community, on Nov. 17, 1879, at Lourdes, Howard county. -The couple lived on farms in Howard county until moving to Cresco in 1914 where Mr. Miller died about two years ago. Six children survive. Edward L. Cole Rites Conducted at Cresco C R E S C O--Funeral services were held at the Peckosh funeral home Friday afternoon, Janl 22, for Edward L. Cole, 67, single, laborer, who died at his home in Cresco Wednesday, Jan. 20 following a brief illness. He was Born in the village of New Oregon, south of Cresco, Nov. 3, 1375, a son of the late Mr and Mrs. Ezra M. Cole, pioneers of Howard county. He had lived with his sister Miss Elizabeth Cole, in Cresco for several years, who with another sister, Mrs. Fannie Fuller, also of Cresco, survive. Two sisters preceded him in death. Flames Damage Part of Decorah Residence DECORAH--Flames destroyed two rooms in the Simenson House on East Broadway Wednesday evening. Damage to the furniture amounted hundred dollars. walls and to several The fire was believed to have been caused by a defective chimney, and was confined mostly to one downstairs and one upstairs room. The house has been occupied by the Eugene and Herbert Simonson families. John Lynch to Head New Hampton Scouts NEW H A M P T O N -- J o h n E. Lynch of New Hampton has been elected president of the Chickasaw district of the Boy Scouts. The district includes New Hampton Nashua, Jonia, AUa Vista, Fredericksburg Bassett and Lawler K J. Hodum of Alta Vista was named vice chairman; James Chenowclh of Nashua, district commissioner; Alva Gray, extension chairman- the Rev. James S. L. Lilley. leadership training: Vincent Krieger, advancement; G. Pauls camping, and Harry Laurie, health. REPORT SEAL SALES IOWA FALLS- _ The annual sale of tuberculosis seals this year aggregated $2,075.36, an increase over last year of S893.92. According to .the county chairman, Mrs. O. K. Dick of this city, these funds will provide ample means for all needs. ·For Signal Corps Then There Will Be Pretty Girls Forever Lt. T. Peshak Has Troubles PUERTO RICO--W a n t t o make Lt. Theodore Peshafc and his crew of signal corps photographers tear their hair, gnash their teeth and, otherwise display great wrath? Just walk up to them, smile sweetly and say: "Photography must be such fun--all you do all day is go around taking pictures of pretty girls." | , * * * They're very busy men, the signal corps photographers- of the Puerto Rican department laboratory, but pretty girls, alas, are the least of their multiple concerns. t * * * For instance: A battalion of trainees in battle dress charges through an obstacle course, advances against an imaginary enemy position, digs in for defense. As they move, a sweating signal corps photographer races along the sidelines recording every reaction of the trainees with a 35-mm movie camera * * * A few hours later aud miles away, staff -officers review the films and make accurate eyewitness decisions on t«e state of training of the troops. ^ * * * And the photographer who took the pictures? He's off. on another · job already. Because that's the tempo at which members of the signal corps photography units get around. Lt. Peshak. a. native.of Manly, explains that all his six-man crew has to do is: Take movies of troops in training, recording each stage iji their schooling. Take movies and still shots of every defense emplacement, camp, post and strategical area. Snap identification pictures of every officer and every civilian employe in the Puerto Rican department. ' Distribute t r a i n i n g films BEAD'S DRAWN, BUT THERE'S NOTHING TO SHOOT --for Lt. Ted Peshak, Manly, and his friends are stationed on Puerto Rico. However, they do know the tactics and here they are seen in demonstration on the wall which surrounds the city of San Juan, Puerto Rico. Peshak is holding a movie'camera. (U. S. army signal photo) throughout the island. Learn to operate every kind of camera from the glamorous 35-mm movie taker to the low- pest of box cameras. They must be prepared, too, for combat photography right at the front. Signal corps photographers are told: "Guns win battles, pictures win wars." *' * * So srim-faced cameramen so into battle with shock troops and shooting at tHe rate that exceeds the army's fastest-firing automatic weapon--the 35-mm camera will take 2,880 pictures a minute--. they make their invaluable record of the clash of men aud weapons. * * * Later, officers of the high command, studying the photographs with detachment impossible in the heat of battle. make observations as to morale and conditions of the troops and the enemy, efficiency of weapons, influence of terrain and" other factors on which broad * strategical'decisions may finally be based. LI. Pesnak's interest in photography dates back to his editorship of the Odebolt Chronicle. Snapping news pictures for his front pages paved the way for his assignment to the -Signal corps photo department when he was called to active duty. The entire crew at the signal corps photography lab- has one burning ambition--to record on film the triumphal entry of American troops into Berlin. "And then we'll go back home and take pictures of pretty girls for the rest of our lives." Sgt. Ralph Tatman, Spencer man, adds. H E R E and T H E R E Interesting Items From 125 News Correspondents Throughout North Iowa and Southern Minnesota .CLARION-- N. . B. Anderson, Malcolm C. Churchill, Ross Henry and E. F.Bisbey attended the annual meeting and dinner of the .Vinnebago council at Mason City rhursday evening. DOUGHERTY-- Helen Sweeney s working in Cedar Rapids and laying with her sister, Mrs, Clinon Pencook. SHEFFIELD -- T h e Thursday Study club met with Mrs. C F Fohnston Thursday afternoon. ' NORA SPRINGS-- Mr. and Mrs John T. Hofler learned this week hat their .son, Technical Ser- jeant John H. Hofler, is attending he advanced course in army administration, at the University of Mississippi, at Oxford, Miss. ROCK FALLS -- Mrs. P a r k rhomoson entertained the Bridge lub at her home Wednesday eve- ling. CRYSTAL LAKE -- Mr. and urs. A. R. Janssen entertained he Couples Bridge club Tuesday nght at their home CRESCO-- The Rev. Leo G. VIoench, son of the Rev. and Mrs -.. W. Moench of Cresco, is now ocated as chaplain at McCord ^ield near Ft. Lewis, Wash., where Umer Derr of Cresco is stationed vi th the armed forces. GARNER-- Mrs. E. H. Phillips, nild welfare chairman of the \morican Legion Auxiliary, is one 5f the four members of the Han- ·ock county committee on aid to lepcndent children, of which Mrs 3scar Johnson of Kanawha is :hnirman. SWALEDALE-- Music Mothers Save a card party Wednesday evening at the town hall. Cnrds vere played and lunch served THORNTON-- Pvt. Jack Dorey has been a visitor at the J. F -ourlney home. He is stationed at Fort Drurho. GOLDFIELD-- Mrs. V. E Richards is spending the week with icr daughter. Miss Gloria Rich- irris, at Des Moines and with her ;on. Keith Richards, and family u Ankeny. BRISTOW - The Ladies Aid md Missionary association of the u. B. church held their January meeting at the home of aii-s J JT Miller on Wednesday. Sixteen vere present. ( ^ N u VWI1A ~ A part ' wa s held it the home of Mrs. Blanche Sfith r nday evening in honor of her son, Lt. Oral Smith, who is home on furlough. The evening was pent visiting and plaving cards NORTHHOOD -- Mr. and Mrs rys DcGroot of -Nora Springs we moved to Northwood. Mr. DcCroot has moved his shoe -cpair equipment there and has Dpcncd a business at 725 Central ivcnuc. Mrs. DeGroot was for- ncrly Stella Byerly of Ma=on Citv. JOICE-- Mr. and Mrs. Palmer voider of Grcclcy. Colo., are the )arents of a daughter born Jan 1 , 7 - JI i 5 ' Vo| der is the former Wava Ramsey of Joice. KANAWHA-- A farewell party vas given byjhe third grade in lonor of their classmate, Doris \bbas. who recently moved with ler parents to Goldfield. DOUGHERTY-- Bernard McCoy of Dubuque is spending a few days in the T. C. Ryan home. THORNTON-- Mrs. J. F. Courtney was taken to a Mason City hospital by ambulance Thursday evening, suffering from a heart attack. DECOKAH-- The following were elected officers of the Great Northern Telephone company- President, M. Albert Selness; vice president. J. R. Casterton; secretary, R. A. Lane; treasurer, H. O. Larson, 'and directors are T E Selness, L. C. Gdoth and Bennie Kroshus. N E W HAMPTON -- Vincent Krieger has beei appointed Red Cross first aid chairman to succeed E. G. Barnett, .who resinned POPEJOTf-- Mrs. Dale Anderson entertained the Lutheran Ln- dies Aid at her home Thursday afternoon. K A N A W H A -- The Misses Stella, Marjorie and N u e l l a Thompson of Fort Dodge were recent visitors in the homes of their sisters, Mrs. G. A. Graves and Mrs. Raymond Rust and families. / DECOKAH-- Pvt. -Donald Ryo- man, Vt. Sill, Okla., arrived Friday to spend a ,15-day leave with his parents. .Private Ryoman has just recovered from an appendix operation. GARNER-- Miss Madelon Moe, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Chet Moe, is taking a week's vacation from her duties with the F. B. I. and is visiting with her parents and her brother, Keith, who is home on a 14 day furlough from his duties with the U. S. coast guard. This is the first time in over a year that the family has been together FOREST CITY-- Mr. and Mrs. C. D. Montgomery had a letter from their son. Pierce, this week, the first they have received since September. Pierce is a sergeant with the army stationed in England. He wrote that he had received his Christmas · mail and packages. ALEXANDER -- Mrs. Art Peters and children, Mildred and Warren left Tuesday evening for Rock Island, 111., to live, as Mr. Peters is in defense work there CRESCO-- Mrs. C. C. Nichols entertained the A. B. C. Wednesday evening when needle work was the pastime of the sewing club G A R N E R -- The M. and T. Bridge club was entertained at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Mel Paulson here Wednesday evening A victory lunch at the close of the evening was served. ALEXANDER-- Mrs. Josephine Clark of Chicago. 111'., was visiting at the E. Ray Green home Wednesday. CRESCO-- Pilot Cadet Donald M. Bowers, son of Mr, and Mrs. Vcrnos S. Bowers of Lime Springs! has been advanced to the rank of second lieutenant at Turner Field, Albany. Ga., in the flying school air base. PLYMOUTH -- Plymouth h a s finished her quota of Red Cross sewing for the present. You will be notified when there is more work available. NORA SPRINGS-- Mrs. E. L. Snyder was the hostess at a'meet- ing of the Delta-Dirti-Dek club at her home Thursday.^afternoon. Auction bridge at three tables provided the 'afternoon's diversion. Guests in addition to the club members, were Mrs. C. C. Sloner Mrs. K. S. Shanks, Mrs. O. L. Han-' sen, Mrs. Fred Frudden, Mrs. Tn- tum, Mrs. Henry Foster, Mrs. Carl Behne and Mrs. W. H. Schnedler. DOUGHERTY -- T h e Catholic ladies of the north side circle will sponsor a dance in the hall Tuesday evening, Jan. 26. Huck Shaffer wil Ifurnish the music. NORA SPRINGS-- Miss Hannah Larson, Mrs. Frank Munger and Mrs. C. H. Dancliff . entertained the Rebekah sowing circle at the Munger home on Thursday afternoon. SWALEDALE-- Edith Rice, who finished her course at Stilhvcll, Okla., spent several days with her parents. Mr. and Mrs. Clark Rice, before leaving for Georgia, where she will be employed. She was employed in Des Moines before joining the WAACs. BRISTOW-- Miss Mary Hill is ill at her home here with flu. GOLDFIELD-- Harry Bonwell, rural carrier on route one is absent from his work this week, having been called to Minnesota by the death of his brother-in-law the first of the week. Orval Joseph is serving as substitute during the regular carrier's absence. POPEJOY-- Mr. and Mrs. H. A. Peet were host and hostess to the all day meeting of the Oakland Valley club, Wednesday. A large number of members, their husbands, and families were present. ALEXANDER-- Mrs. Willie Pals, formerly Miss AlAia Jean Bell, arrived home Tuesday, after spending two months with her husband in Baltimore, Md., who is in service there. GARNER-- The Hancock county AAA is erecting a number ot wooden bins across the tracks north of the Milwaukee station. The bins will be used to store wheat and soybeans. Steel storage bins arc no longer available. CRYSTAL LAKE -- Harold McWilliams of San Diego, Cal.. arrived home Wednesday to visit his mother and step-father, Mr. and Mrs. Charlie McFarling for a few days before he enters the armed forces. FOREST CITY-- Mrs. Wayne Hibbs, is spending two weeks with her husband at Macomb, 111., where he is employed. CRYSTAL LAKE-- Red Cross surgical dressings were made Wednesday afternoon when 16 women worked at - ' t h e project. Another class met in the evening when there were twenty workers. CLARION-- Miss .Mina Kinson has returned to her homo in Lanesboro following a week's visit at the S. L. Perry home. CALMAR -- New officers elected in the Catholic Ladies' aid arc president, Mrs. Celestine Klemish, vice president, Mrs. Gerald Bucheit; secretary, Mrs. Paul Keuzil, and treasurer, Mrs. Lincoln Condon. ARE 3 TIMES OVER MINIMUM 1943 Goal Necessitates Requirement Increase AMES--Iowa farmers last year averaged more than three times the production o£ 8 "war bond units" a man recently set by selective service rulings as the minimum which a man should produce in a year to be classified as an essential agricultural worker. Tabulations released by I. W. Arthur, Iowa State college agricultural economist, show that last year between 30 and 40 war food units were produced a man on many well-managed Iowa farms of 160 acres or more. * * * Arthur points out that the "war units" device could be used as a rough guide to help obtain maximum wartime food production on every farm. One unit is defined as the amount of labor involved in the production and rare of 5 acres of corn, of 3 litters of pigs or similar equivalents as designated. * * * The 1942 state average was 25 units a "man, after giving due credit for all .hired and family labor. This estimate is based on information from 1,985 farms of all kinds and classes. But to attain the 1943 production goals for Iowa, it will be necessary to produce 27 or more units a man on the average. Final decision as to selective service is in the hands of local boards, of course, and some agricultural workers who are producing more than the 8 unit national minimum may be called for military service. Production of war units a man was definitely lower in the southern pasture area of the state than in other sectors of Iowa * * * Greatest opportunities f o r production increases in 1943 He in the southern pasture area of the state where production of war units a man was definitely lower than in other sectors of Iowa. The tabulations show also that small farms were at a disadvantage in units produced a man. * * # Operators -on small farms and in the whole southern Iowa district aparently are making fuller utilization of he land resource than of the labor resource. Arthur points out that in southern Iowa and on small farms or farms that are short of feed, one good way to get fuller utilization of labor is to keep more livestock and to buy feed. Suggestions for maximum production efficiency on each farm in Iowa are being formulated at the present time in conjunction with check-ups on war units produced at each individual farm. Local AAA community committeemen are expected to make this check and to give suggestions for increasing production. * * * Since the drought of /1936 and the depression of 1937, Iowa farmers have been step- pine up their food unit output a man. In 1938 the figure was 22, raised to 23 in 1940, to 24 in . 1911 and to 25 in 1942. Arthur points out, however, that if Iowa is to average the 27 or more units a man which are needed to make out 1943 goals, there cannot he many instances of production below 20 units a man. The 'low one-third of the farm security clients on the poorer land in one southern Iowa county produced 17.5 units a man in 1SH1. It is estimated that in 1942 the average Farm Security client in Iowa produced mofe than the 20 unit figure. The average for all farm security clients in the corn belt for 1942 was 19.5 units a man. Clarion Methodists to Hold Sunday Services in Odd Fellows Hall CLARION--The members of the Methodist church will hold services in the I. O. O. F. hall in Clarion Sunday, Jan. 24 and thereafter. Arrangements have been made for the various departments of the Sunday school to be held in the basement and up- c f r t i i ' c armer's Insurance Group Plans Meeting CLARION -- The American Farmers' Mutual Life Insurance company and policy holders of Wright county will hold a meeting Monday evening at the New Home cafe in Clarion to select a delegate and alternate to attend the annual meeting of the company in Des Moines in 'February. A dinner will precede the business meet- tho conclusion of the din- ing. At ner and business meeting the group will adjourn to go to the regular session of night. school where Guy L. Roberts of Des Moines, secretary of the company, will speak on synthetic rubber. This is an open meeting and the public is invited to attend. RECEIVES PROMOTION ST. ANSGAR--Word was 'received by Mrs. Dagmar Enneberg that her son, Charles, has arrived in North Africa and has been advanced to the rank of master sergeant, which is the highest noncommissioned office. Carl Hexom Funeral Held at Decorah DECORAH -- Funeral services for Carl D. Hexom, son of Mrs. David Hexom of Decorah, were held Friday at (he home west of Waukon, and at the " Glenwood Lutheran church, with the Rev. Alfred Bredesen officiating. v Mr. Hexom died Sunday of a heart attack. Carl Hexom was born in Allamakee county. He was married June 9, 1909, to Miss Emma Johnson, \vho survives. Seven children also survive, Mrs. Chester Hill of Decorah; Helen Hexom of Chicago; Mabel of Missouri; Arnold, who is overseas; George, Florence and Carle-' ton at home. Return Man to Cresco Jail From Oregon CRESCO--H. E. Howland of Cresco is in the Howard county jail awaiting action by the' grand jury on a charge of grand larceny He is, alleged to have stolen a sum of money from Robert Knopf of Cresco and fled to the west. He was apprehended by officers at Portland. Ore., who notified county officers at Cresco. Sheriff Percy Haven and George Mikesh, acting county attorney, left immediately by automobile for Portland and returned Thursday night, Jan. 21, with the prisoner. The officers were gone from Cresco 11 days on the round trip, having encountered bad weather, blocked roads and tire trouble while enroute. When about half way to Oregon they found it necessary to contact the rationing board nt Cresco for permission to purchase a new tire. Kossuth rCounty Term of Court Will Open Monday, January 25 ALGONA -- Kossuth county's four-week January term of district court opens Monday morning, Jan. 25, with assignment of cases for trial by Judge F. C. Davidson of Emmetsburg. The first week of court will be devoted to equity cases, divorces, esates in probate, etc., with three weeks of jury starting Monday "-b. 1. · ' Bounty Attorney Miller reported no criminal cases set fgr trial and the grand jury meeting at 10 a. m. Tuesday. Jan. 2G, probably will have no duties other than the annual new year's in- ;pection of county property. Congregationalists of Cresco Name Officers C^RESCO--Following a picnic supper at all church night the annual meeting of the Cresco Congregational church of Cresco elected the following officers for the ensuing year.: W. H. Tillson, moderator; Paul Fansworth, financial secretary; J. A. Thomson, treasurer: Miss Lucy Lewis, clerk; T. R. Petto, deacon; Mrs. Ray Burgess, deaconess: Robert Meyers, trustee for five years; Mrs. N. A. Bradley. Mrs. William Connolly, Jr., and Mrs. L. G. Gilchell, members of the religious education committee. Mrs. J. P. Thomson and Mrs. J. C. Fueling, music committee; C. C. Nichols,'chairman board of ushers; J. H. Burgess Mrs. A. J. Thomson and Mrs. C. C. Powers, nominating committe for next year's officers. The above were elected as submitted by E. J. Thomas, chairman of the nominating committee for 1942-43. Fire Damages Aberg Residence at Cresco CRESCO--Fire of undetermined Kristin destroyed the interior and roof of the residence of Martin Abcrg. in the south part of Cresco Thursday, Jan. 21. Furniture and other contents were almost all saved. The Cresco fire department fought to save the rest of the house and surrounding buildings The loss is estimated at about $1,000. ELECT BANK OFFICERS NEW HAMPTON--Stockholders of the Security State bank of New Hampton held their annual meeting and elected J. P. Rigler, William E. Hurley, A. J. Forkenbrock, E: P. Donohue and W. J. Mielke members of the board ot directors. A S4 dividend was paid. The board of directors elected Mr. Rigler president: A. J. Forkenbrock and W. J. Mielke, vice presidents; William E. Hurley, cashier and William J. Tiernan, assistant cashier. FRACTURES HIP IN FALL DECORAH--John L, Rygg, 82, father of Mrs. Fred Biermann, fell Friday morning in front of the Congregational church and fractured his hip. He was taken to the Decorah hospital. Mr. Rygg was returning from a visit to his daughter, who has been ill for several weeks. Early railway track weighed 50 pounds per yard; today most lines use* 130-pound, rails. Stock Growers of Fayette Get $3,072 Damages WEST UNION--Fayette county paid $3,072 to owners of livestock n 1942 for animals killed by dogs. The current dog tax receipts were 82,718, a special drive brought 5301 for delinquent dog taxes, and i small balance on hand permitted :he total to be made up. Sheep, 269 head killed or in- iured, for which $2,483 was paid, made up over 80 per cent of all such payments. Two cattle at 5-13 and seven hogs at $105 total, completed the list of larger animals. Of the turkeys killed, 104 belonged to one owner, E. H. Timm of Hawkeye, who drew $208, the largest amount to any one person on any class of animals. Mrs. George Thelman, Waucoma got 590 for 213 chickens and 24 geese. HOOK ESTATE IS APPRAISED Heirs of Attorney Will Receive About $50,000 DECORAH--The estate of the late attorney, Ellis J. Hook, has been appraised at $50,000.. Two sisters, Mrs. Jennie Ireland o£ Os- ialoosa, and Mrs. Mary Stiles of Decorah, and two brothers, John Hook of Grundy Center, and Sanford Hook of DCS Moines, have been named beneficiaries. Bequests also go to several nieces and nephews. 3 St. Ansgar Boys to Leave for Navy Duty ST. ANSGAR--Harvey Quindt, son of Mr. arid Mrs. Alex Quindt, Kenneth Young, son of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Young, Lloyd Cowell, son of Mr. and Mrs. Vern Cowell, and Merle Ellingson, son of the late Martin Ellingson, will leave for Des Moines Feb. 2 for their final -examinations and induction into the navy. 66 18-Year-Olds Are Registered in Wright EAGLE GROVE--Wright county has 6C boys in the sixth registration, which list includes those attaining their 18th birthday between July 1 and Dec. 31, 1942. Names of Eagle Grove young men, appearing on the list are as follows: James M. Copp, Arthur J. Wagner, Jerome D. Allie, Paul E. Trausch, Marion C. Leeper Lyle E. Midland, Glen M. Hosselton. Warren A. Steffen, Melvin W. Caquelin, Roger A. Nelson. Oliver Chapman, Jr., William J. Me- Cune, Lloyd M. Hanson, Robert D. Newbrough, Edwin E. Riekcn, Floyd W. Larson and Vernon B. Nelson. Miscellaneous Shower Honors Lola Dieterichs ST. ANSGAR--Miss Frieda Janzow ant! Miss Myrtle Borsheim were hostesses at a miscellaneous shower at the Janzow home Wednesday evening, in honor of Miss Lola Dieterichs, who will be married Sunday, Jan. 24, to Carl Kittloson. NORA SPRINGS MAN SUCCUMBS Services Arranged for Sunday Afternoon NORA SPRINGS--Funeral services for J. A. Hefner, who died here Wednesday evening, were arranged for Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Sheckler funerat hcme and at 2:30 at the Church of Christ, with the pastor, Stanley Haynes, in charge and burial in Rock Grove cemetery south o£ Nora Springs. Mr. Hefner suffered a fall on Dec. 16, having slipped on the ice on the steps of the Christian church, of which he was janitor. His left hip was broken in the fall. He was a patient in the Mercy hospital in Mason City for three weeks, and then spent a week in the Rest Haven_nursing home there. He was brought to the Fingalsen home here Monday. Jan. 11. Born in Allamakce county on Feb. 17, 1863, Joseph Hefner had come to Nora Springs more than 50 j'ears ago. He farmed north of town for several years and had lived in town for 31 years. For the past several years he had sold nursery stock. He was a member of the Church of Christ. Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Pauline Smith of Jasper, Minn., and Mrs. Severt Knutson of Cresco, and' a -son, Rancler Hefner of Hartville, Mo. OLDEST MEN'S CLUB TO MEET Plan 63rd Banquet;: Program on Lincoln WEST UNION--The Historical and Literary club, oldest men's study club in the state, will hold its 63rd annual banquet on Monday evening, Feb. 15. A program on Abraham Lincoln will be'given by Dr. L. L. Carr, Walter H. Beall, and Robert W. Hoover. S. J. Baldwin will be toastmaster. The club, organized in 1880, has one charter member still living, H. P. Hancock, who spends his winters at Merritt, Fla. Decorah Gas Stations to Start New Schedule DECORAH--Gasoline stations in Decorah will be closed all day Sundays and will remain open from 7 a. m. until 7 p. m. on week days. This was decided at a meeting of local oil men called by Frank Christen, Wednesday eve- SET ASSESSOR'S SALARIES NEW HAMPTON--The Chickasaw county board of supervisors have set the following salaries for assessors: U t i c a, Jacksonville, Washington and Deerfield townships, S205; Dayton, New Hampton, Stapleton, Fredericksburg. Dresden and Richland townships, S155; Chickasaw and Bradford townships, 5160; Fredericksburg and Lawler Corporations, $82.50; Bassett and North ''· Washington corporations, S33; Ionia and Alts Vista, ?55; Nashua, S180; New Hampton, S250. Bay War Savings Bonds and Stamps from your Globe-Gazette carrier boy. + CLUB NEWS + M e e t i n g s of North Iowa Organizations E A G L E GROVE--Announcement has been made of the 4-H girls' club loaders training school, to be held next week. It will be in session Monday, Jan. 25, beginning at 10 o'clock. Mrs. Selma Ekquist Duncan, i-H nutrition specialist from Iowa State college will conduct the lesson. _ * * ¥ HANLONTOWN--The local Red Cross sowing group will meet at the schoolhouse Friday afternoon, Jan. 29 to start cutting a new quota of women's blouses. ¥ * * KANAWHA--The farmers' evening school will meet Monday evening at 8 o'clock at the high school building. W. R. Whitfield, poultry specialist from Iowa State college, will discuss poultry diseases and poultrj' management. He will show slides and film strips to illustrate his discussion. * * * DOUGHERTV--The north side Ladies' Aid will sponsor a dance Tuesday, Jan. 26. Huck Shaffer and his band will furnish the mu- S H E F F I E L D-- The Sheffield Community club will have an open meeting Monday evening in the Memorial hall. Dinner will 'be served at B:45 o'clock. * * * BELMOND-- P. T. A. will meet in the high school auditorium Monday evening, Jan. 25. Doctors Parsons and Goudy will give talks on dental hygTSrie. NORA SPRINGS-- The Open Door Sunday school class of the Methodist church will meet Thursday. Jan. 28, at the home of Mrs. T, G. Trcloar. Devotions will be led by Mrs. George Butler. * * * BELMOND-- Tally Ho Card club will meet on Tuesday, Jan. 26, with Mrs. R. B. Thompson. * * * B E L M O N D -- The postponed wneeting of the Century club will De held on Tuesday, ^lan. 26 at the home of Mrs. Louis Foss. Mrs. William Tyrell will give the lesson. W. R. Cothern, M. D. Rectal Specialist FILE SUFFERINGS ARE ENDED. I hare cured hundred: and I can care you. I have made a specialty of treating rectal troubles for twenty years. That is my specialty. Come in for free examination. No obligation. U I can't help yon I will tell yon so. You have nothing to lose. Private Diseases of Men and Women Successfully Treated OFFICE: UK- EAST STATE ST. OVER YELLAND * HANES

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