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Mason City, Iowa
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Wednesday, January 27, 1943
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To Broadcast Alaska Road telSfe BOARD REPORTS ON TIRES, TUBES CLEAR LAKE--H. W. Richard son, western editor of the Engi neering News-Record, who is sail to have had better than any othe outsider, opportunity to observi the new Alcan highway in th making, will be heard over WHO Des Moines station, Sunday afternoon at 5 o'clock, it was an nounced Wednesday. About 1,200 Iowa men had a part in the construction of thi highway and persons of this vicinity will have more than a passing interest in the story since both the Duesenberg and Sears Construction companies, w i t h headquarters in Clear Lake, took part in the great work and man} men from Clear Lake and other towns in Cerro Gordo count j worked on the road. Mr. Richardson is said to have been the first man to travel the entire distance, 1,800 miles, of th Alcan highway. He calls the fea the greatest construction achievement since the building of the Panama canal. Mr. Richardson's story is presented as part of a series of broadcasts sponsored by the central branch of the Associated General Contractors on the role construction is playing in the war. Hold Services for Elmer E. Strong, 71 · CLEAR LAKE--Funeral service for Elmer E. Strong, 71, who died at his home, 712 Crane street Sunday morning of a heart at tack, were held at Williams fu heral home Wednesday afternoon The Rev. C. W. Hicks, pastor o the Church o£ Christ, conducte the rites and burial was in Clea Lake cemetery. Mrs. R. A. Monaghen, accom panied at the piano Jby Mrs. Wiili Miller, sang "Going Down the Valley One by One" and "The City Foursquare." Mrs. William Shaffer and Mrs. Marvin Osland arranged the flowers. Pallbearers were S. J. Scoit W J. McGowan, E. W. Winne A' R Cain, R. C. Ingersoll and T. G Burns. Mr. Strong, who was a veteran of the Spanish American war was married to Miss Ida Gray, at Covington, Ind., Aug. 3, 1897. One son was born to them. Airs. Strong eTTirri^nap . survives. Kossuth County Teams Open Tourney Feb. 4 ALGONA--The Kossuth county Basketball tournament ( s o u t h half)-will be held in the Algona high school gymnasium Feb. 4, 5, and 6. Those teams participating besides Algona are Luverne, Titonka, Wesley, Burt and Whittemore. The games begin at 7:30. The Algona Bulldogs take the floor against Burt at 8:45 Thursday evening, Feb. 4. It has been decided to purchase four trophies for the entire county--two for the boys and two for the girls. One will be sent to each of the tournaments to be given to the winners. In the play off fo*- county championships the victors will receive the larger trophy and the losers will receive the smaller one. New Courses Offered in Algona School ALGONA--Many new subjects high are to be offered in the school this new semester. ^,,15 change effects the seniors mostly. The senior and junior boys will take physical education five times a week. A social science course will be offered advocating issues of the war, and post-war planning. A new course has been instituted which will be called mechanics. This course has been added to allow those who are going to ; enter the services following graduation to have a foundation for activities following their induction. Buy War Savings Bonds and Stamps, from your Globe-Gazette earner boy. ^KTMIETSHX KMTAILETS3SC 1 LARGEST SELLER ATKX MINNERPOL1S MAJSON DEADLINES! II ». m. for Nev »4 A«i 6 p. pi. for *·'!· N.w. CLEAR UKE aOBMAZETTE WDiV£.aiM.X, II T» Do N Phone 23t or Z5» AND KGLO OFFICE 207 West ftUio St B«f»re *:30 p. ·. C*ll «9 »i V 20 Recipients of Auto Accessories Named C L E A R LAKE--Twenty-two new tires, six recaps and 15 tubes were allowed by rationing board 17-2 during the period between Jan. 18 and 23, It was announced Tuesday. Lee Bawden and Matt Mullin Clear Lake, got one grade I tire each. Hazel Huber, Stanley Brue Gordon Nelson and Edward Hemenway, Clear Lake, each got one grade III tire and Clifford Keough Clear Lake, and Clarence Holmes Ventura, two each. Joseph W. Everett, Clear Lake, was granted one passenger tire recap. John Dirks, Thornton, was allowed one passenger car tube Fred Christiansen, Thornton, two, Mr. Bawden and Frank Poohl, Clear Lake, one each, and Mr. Keough, three. G. A. Eddy Lumber company, Swale dale, was granted one truck tire; Robert Murphy, Clear Lake two; Hyle Lowman and T. E. Nelson, Clear Lake, four each, anc Ernest Schultz, Ventura, one. Marlys Perkins, Clear Lake, was allowed two truck tire recaps and Mr. Murphy, three. The G. A. Eddy Lumber company was granted one truck tube T. E. Nelson, four, and Mr, Murphy and C. M. Armstrong, Clear Lake, one each. Clear Lake Briefs this O'Neill and Wayne Zeitr Goshen, Ind., arrived Tuesday to visit the former's mother, Mrs Henry C. Anderson, and other relatives a few days Dress Sale at Hansen's Weekend. The Boy Scont board of review will meet at junior high schoo Thursday evening. The session was postponed from last week. Mrs. L. E. Ashland, who is 111 with scarlet fever, is improving Fertile Federated Study club will meet Tuesday at the home of Mrs. Roy Bauer will Larson. Mrs. Edna lead the lesson on / Enjoy lie waian, friendly ailality oi \s newer, pn _ slve hotel, the finest smallot hotel in Minneapolis. V/herce services o! a commercial hotel AIO combined with o rcslful atmosphere oi suburban hon» and whore parking is 1:0 problem! Here you will-diicovw, ., · A warm, friendly hospitality, · An ecgemcss to plea*o yoa. · Beautifully decorated IOOEJL. · Food you will enjoy. % Extremely convenient locatics · Freedom from traific nois*. · Surprisingly modeiftle ralec. e today tor our intrrettig ** folcter and rate card. FPWCHDWKE · -i. s~ -., 5.. i V E 50 -----* *ca« me lesson, oj Germans in the United States' and "The-Mennonltes." A guest day and valentine party are also planned. JVIrs. Leslie Undquist is co-hostess. Twenty-one women made 1,400 Red Cross surgical dressings at the restroom Tuesdayl evening Day sessions will be held the rest of the week. Any woman willing to give some time is welcome to come and lelp. ·Mrs. Clarence Patterson, who is at Mercy hospital, Mason Ciry, for reatment, is improving. C. W. Butts, Sr.; well drilling nd pump repairs. Phone 107. Mrs. Cora Wentworth, who has ieen at Park hospital, several .'eeks with a broken arm, return- d to her home in East Clear Lake Vednesday. Howard K i m b 1 e planned to eave Wednesday evening for s-ansas City, Mo., where he will be employed as a government en- -imeer. He is to work for Byron rice who has government contracts. H. B. Madsen left Wednesday to spend a week visiting at the home o! Frank Sherman, Glen Haven, Wis. Miss Genevieve Hansen plans to leave Sunday for Chicago for spring buying. Fine line of Lorraine Pajamas, Oowns, Slips and Panties at Hansen's. Buy now! Mrs. Harold Grattidge has received word of the death of William Amery, Des Moines, Jan. 20 at Knoxvtlle. Mr. Emery, who was a retired engineer of the Great western Railroad company, had visited Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Fox Clear Lake a number of times. Chris F. Jacobsen, Clear Lake iceman, was exhibiting a cake of le ?, Wednesday morning in the middle of which a small perch was neatly frozen. Community Bible study will be held at the home of Mrs. Ole Prestholt, 217 Clara street, Thursday at 2:15 o'clock. Mrs. J. R. Bnttleman received a letter from her husband, who is at veierans hospital, Des Moines ollowmg a major operation, stat- ng that he is getting alons; nice- ybut will be in bed 10 days onger. J Bob IngersoH, who has enlisted n the signal corps reserves of the i. S. army, left Wednesday for Jos Moines, where he will begin raming at West high school Thursday. Mr. ana Mrs. Paul Palmer have eceived word from their son, aul, Jr., who is at Treasure Is- and, San Francisco, Cal.. that he is now . able to be about on crutches after suffering a broken leg several weeks ago. He was helping to load gun cartridges when the accident occurred Mrs. W. H. Wagner has returned from Fort Benjamin Harrison Ind., where she spent the weekend with her husband, Pvt. Walter II. Wagner. Duesenberg to Show Movies of Alaska CLEAR LAKE--E. M. Duesenberg will show moving pictures o£ Alaska for the program o£ the Civic League meeting at the library clubrooms Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock. Mr. Duesen- erg took the pictures last sum- ler while his cre\v was working on the new Alcan highway. The program is in charqe of the press committee, Mrs. Gerald Brooks. Mrs. T. J. Farnan and Miss Lucia E. O*A 7 eiI. r."-i MRS. LESTER N. McCLARY M A R R I E D JAN. 23--Clear Lake--Miss Esther .Miles and Lester Norman McCIary were united in Marriage Jan. 23 at the Methodist parsonage in Rockport, Mo., it was announced Wednesday. The Rev. John D. Tussey read the single ring service and attendants were Mr. and Mrs. Ira Aistrope, Glenwood. Mrs. McCIary is the daughter fo Edward I. Miles, Clear Lake, and Mrs. Leonard Bourcy, Cohasset, Minn. Mr. and Mrs. McCIary will live at Glenwood. ' . GIVE PROGRAM FOR FOUNDER Rebekahs Do Honor to Wiidey's Memory CLEAR LAKE -- A program honoring the memory of Thomas Wildey, founder of Odd Fellowship in the United States, was held following the regular session of Tina Rebekah lodge at I. 0. O F. hall Tuesday evening. Mrs. V. M. Wallis gave a biography of Mr. Wildey and the girls' sextet Bridie Ryan, Billie Barlow, Betty Burns, Patricia Smead, Lola Kimball and Barbara Crump, accompanied by Miss Elsie Bartlelt, sang three numbers. Games were ?layed and prizes given. Refreshments were sold for the jenefit of the convention fund Umes. Earl Lambert and F. w" rons arranged the program' and" Urs. Carl Johannessen's commit- ee served. During the lodge session the charter was draped in honor of A. C. Cherry. P. G. M., and for .aroline Darby, past president juests were present from Kansas and Nebraska. The next meeting s Feb. S. * * * HOLD ALL--CLUB BIRTHDAY PARTY Mrs. Nita Church and Miss Oma Sutton were hostesses to 14 members of the Wa-Tan-Ye club vomen's service organization vho met at Witke's cafe Tuesday evening for the regular session and the annual alUclub. birthday arty. The table was decorated in keeping with the four seasons and members xvere seated according to heir birthday months. A message from the national president, Miss Geneviev Butler Dubuque, was read and discussed. A letter from the Friends of Libraries was also considered Mrs. B. A. Morse reported that :he local GM Scouts have contributed to - a national victory .und now well past the $48,000 ,TM K TM ^ Ia 5* Collin s, president, ippomted the Misses Lucia E. O^ejl and Genevieve Hansen and Mrs. Gerald Brooks the nominal- ng committee and Mrs W C Witke to assist Mrs. R. J.'sweiger and Miss Elvira Mellem of the nitiation committee ·i,S Janice Lamb and Sirs. HOME PROJECT .E-XDP.RS MEET Home project leaders of Mt. Vernon township met Tuesday at he home of Mrs. John King for he lesson on "Home Care of the Sick' presented by Miss Lucile Buchanan, HDA. Present were S? m «\. R ay Bast, Clark Miller. J. Oehlert Loyal Cox and Har- Grattidge. A potluck lunch- on was served. Miss Buchanan ill give a lesson on "Victory iardens' at the home of, Mrs _ast Feb 23 when a planned uncheon demonstrating a prooer chool lunch will_ be served. " JIO.V CIRCLE HOLDS SESSION Mrs, Glenn Erickson led the esson and Mrs. George Lunn devotions for Zion circle of the Zion -utheran aid which met Tuesday t the home of airs. A. I. Shook. The Rev. and-Mrs. Ruben Mos- rom and Mrs. C. O. Lomen were '?; . Mrs - Erickson xvill en- Feb. 23. Milk Fund Increased by $15 in Donations CLEAR LAKE--The milk fund was increased by S15 during the past week by donations of S3 each from C. F. Crane and the Page and Crane Lumber company S' each from Mrs Henry N. Graven and L. G. Stunkard, and $1 from Miss Ida Clack. The total now received is SI 54. The fund will be exhausted by the end of January unless more contributions come in. Mrs. B. A. Morse, secretary, stated. ADULT GLASSES OPEN TUESDAY Supt. T. G. Burns Lists Subjects to Be Given CLEAR LAKE--Adult -education classes will open at the high school Tuesday evening for 10 weeks, Supt. T. G. Burns, announced Wednesday. Classes will be formed in voca- toinal homemaking, typing,- Spanish industrial arts and men's physical training. The tuition is $1 for the term with the exception ot the homemaking course which is free. The dates for the remaining lessons o£ the course will be arranged Tuesday night, Mr. Burns said. Other activities at the high school include the formation of a choric speech choir by Frank Brandt, English and dramatics instructor. Selections to be studied include "When I Was One and Twenty," "Blum," by Aldis, "St. Catherine," "The Kitten," "A Little Black, Cat," "The Movers," and "After Chores," by James Hearst, General Booth Enters Heaven," by Vachel Lindsay and Psalm XXIV. Members of the choir are Lila Anderson, Norma Asbe, Frances Bates, Pat Homan, Adelheide Jensen, Iris Nelson, Doris Smiley, Allen Carstens, Hay Harms, Dick Kopecky, Mary Bisgrove, Dorothy Crane, Mary Lou . Garth, Rosa -hJem, Jean Lmcicum, Jeanyce Miller, Wallace Edgar, Dale Baumgartner, Harry Freeman, Bob Krueger and Carol Myhr. Hi-Lo Bridge Club Meets at Johnsons CLEAR LAKE--Mrs. Arthur Johnson entertained the Hi-Lo Bridge club at a dessert luncheon Tuesday afternoon with Mmes Sam Kennedy and Lawrence Brown as substitutes. Mrs. Peter Knutson won high score prize and Mrs. F. G. Cookman consolation Mrs. Knufson xvill entertain Other clubs also met Tuesday Mrs. Hattie Stork was a. guest of :he Priscilla club at the home 4 of Bliss Ella Rogers. Nine members were present. Mrs. Grace Fiske reviewed "Ben Hur" by Gen. Lew Wallace for the program. The next meeting is Feb 9 * * ¥ TJ 5i s " -? ora Hansen and Miss Bertha Hansen substituted for «rs. Henry Marshall and Mrs. Jenry C. Anderson at the U. Y B. Card club session at the home of Mrs. Will Barlow. Mrs. A C Ligget will entertain Feb. 9. ENTERTAINS AT BIRTHDAY PARTY Mrs. E. J. Gashel entertained a group of friends and neighbors at a surprise birthday party for her msband Tuesday evening at their lome. Cards were played and refreshments served. Mr. Gashel was presented a number of gifts. Clear Lake Calendar Wednesday -- Intramural basketball, high school gym, 6-30 o'clock. Stafford Post No. 222, American Legion, Legion hall, 7 o'clock. Ladies Double C club, Mrs. G E. Punfce, 714 West Division street, 7:30 o'clock. Thuirsday--Rotary club, L O O F. hall, 12:15 o'clock. Red Cross surgical dressings, rest room, 1:30 o'clock. Linger Longer c l u b , Mrs George McNeish, Outlet street O. D. O. club, Mrs. Irene Chase «o*2 South Second street. Bid 'M Hi Bridge club. Mrs A J. Bower, 615 North Third street. B. P. club. Mrs. H. H. Walrod, Northeast Center street. Lake View club, Mrs. Elmer Luscomb, 1:30 o'clock. Community Bible study Mrs Olea Prestholt, 215 Clara street 2:15 o'clock. ' Altrurian club, Mrs. Ralph Hayden, 310 North Second street Sorosis club, Mrs. E. O. Clapper Child Evangelism classes. Louis Knudson and S. H. Peterson homes, 4 o'clock. Girl Scout froop 1, junior high school, 4 o'clock. Senior Girl Scout troop 4. junior high school, 4:30 o'clock R. N. A., camp 7669. I. O. O F hall, officers practice, 7 o'clock- camp, 8 o'clock. Boy Scouts Practice Stunts for Circus at Mason City Feb. 23 CLEAR LAKE--Boy Scouts o£ roop 17 practiced their parts for no exhibition they plan to put on or the Scout circus at Mason City Feb. 23 at their meeting held lion- day evening. Work was also done on the material to be used for vindow display for Boy Scout anniversary week Feb. 6 to 13. A game period completed the evening. Practice in signaling and review of sighting the compass were taken up by Sea Scout ship 17 Monday evening. Work in naviga- ion was also begun, G. E. Punke was in charge of Boy Scout troop 30 at the Methodist church in the absence of Wilis Miller, Scoutmaster. Buy War Savings Bonds and Stamps from your Globe-Gazette carrier boy. 21, 1943 4th and Most Daring Meeting of F. R., Churchill Occurs as Horizons Grow Brighter WASHINGTON U.PJ--The Casablanca meeting between President Roosevelt and British Prime Minister Winston ·ChurchuTwas their fourth in the past 19 months and* -- · by far their ,most daring rendez- Bond Chiefs the previous -··-«-··· 11 ^-^ d , t , /«£ Will Gather defeat, this one came as the at- . _ _ lies reached the turn in the road i v» T_T Q -vy, ,^4- rvl _ to victory, with horizons bri B ht 111 ildllinLUll with promise. ^ vous. * * * In contrast to the previous three- which were a backdrop of deep defeat, this one came as the al- * tf. ijjio muii\to, wi--fians for The two famous statesmen first th L 19 .* 3 Io TM. a . w » r . bond P !e(J ge et on ihe high seas Ai.micf- IQII campaign will be discussed at six post-war magna charta of the al- '? a £ ers ., o£ the Iowa lied world. The United States was stac£ , £ w ill participate. . not at war then but the handwrit- noi at war then but the handwrit- ot ""= rtumuusu-aior v. L, Clark ing was on the wall. There were anrloun ced Wednesday the follow- ominous rumblings from the far mg schedule for the meetings: east. Russia had been atturVprf Feb .· 1--Storm T^itt. ·,-,,.,.,,,,;,,.,,, cuii. nu^ia uaa oeen auacKea reo/i--aiorm LaKe, for regions by Germany and some of the ex- administered by E. L. C. White of perts doubted the red armies could Spencer and Charles E Watts o£ liold out through September of Pocahontas. that year. Feb. 2--Hampton, for regions Mr. Roosevelt and Churchill administered by Russell R Smith were aware of the immediate of Eagle Grove and D D Inglis danger but they saw beyond it, of Hampton. loo. The result was a document Feb. 3--Manchester for regions :n which the leaders of the Eng- administered by D. B Cassat of lish speaking world pledged their Dubuaue and W A Kneeland of efforts to the "final destruction of Postville. the nazi tyranny" and set forth Jight peace aims. * *. * Fate--and the Japanese war lords--decreed that they were to meet again perhaps much sooner than they expected. The scene was the white house dur- inr the dark days of December, 1941. Churchill arrived in Washington Dec. 22--a fort- nisht after the Jap attack on Pearl Harbor ha a plunged the United States into war.' * W * There was only darkness and defeat for the allies then. But these two men, with great courage, confidence and foresight plotted offensives! It was at this meeting that the idea of a second allied front was born. It also Was during the visit that Churchill--on Dec. 26, 1941 ad- Iressed a joint session of congre=s in a speech fraught with prophecy He said then that "many disappointments and unpleasant surprises" were in store for the ai- les. And there were. Soon afterwards, Singapore fell, so did the Dutch East Indies and the Philippines. The Russians were being pushed farther back. The'British vere chased out of Libya again. But Churchill peered farther nto the future. ". .. I think it would be reasonable," he said on that December ^n?o 1S *,V " to hope that the end 1942 will see us quite definitely n a better position than we are now.. And that the year 1043 will enable us to assume the initiative upon an ample scale." He returned to'Washington six months later--jn June IS 1942. This meeting resulted in a momentous decision--a second front would be opened in North Africa. That came Nov 7 · * * * Gradually, Churchill's prophecies iad taken substance. American forces had dealt the Jap navy a staggering defeat at Midway In August came the invasion of the Solomons. In November .the invasion of North Africa. Then came the start of the British eighth arrays amazing rout of Rommel's forces. Winter came to Russia and with it the start o£ a vast offensive which now sees tho red armies hurling the nazis back And now, out of this fourth Roosevelt - Churchill m e e t i n g comes tangible evidence that the allies will unleash great offensives against the axis world in 1943-plans for the "unconditional surrender^ of G"*-TM-*--T Italy. JAMES HILL DIES WESLEY--Word was received here that James Hill, who operated a harness shop here a number of years, had passed aivav Jan. 17 at Rock Rapids. He left his brother, Jess Hill at Algona, ind his widow. His first wife was Of Wesley. James J. Sobolik Rites Conducted at Calmar CALMAR _ Funeral services were held on Monday morning for James J. Sobolik, local carpenter vho died early Thursday morn- ng, following a brief illness Services were conducted from the St. Aloysius church with interment in the Catholic cemetery. CLARION--H. E. Carter, who is Stationed at Corpus Christi, Tex s spending his furlough at the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs - E. Carter, ' · PHONE IMC ···^^^·^^^^B FRANKLIN COUNTY STOKER COAL BLACK ARROW DELUXE · NEEDS LITTLE ATTENTION · Just Right on Ash · High in Heat · Deluxe Sizing PARKS FUEL CO. 3OT So. Monroe A*e. JUjon CUT . State Administrator V. L Clark Feb._ 1--Storm Lake, for regions Feb. 4--Iowa city, for regions administered by Frank D' Williams of Iowa City, Robert L Roach of Muscatine and Jo S Stong o£ Keosauqua. (Part of the counties in Stong's region will meet with those scheduled for Des Moines.) Feb. 5--Atlantic, for regions administered by Robert A Wri=ht of Carroll and L. E. Sinner "of Greenfield. Feb. 6--Des Moines, for Lucas Wayne, Monroe, Appanoose Decatur. Clarke. Warren, Marion Jasper, Polk, Dallas and Marshall counties. _ The campaign will be launched J^very county later this month, ""£ said. The state quota for will be announced at the meetings. Mrs. Scharlotte Davis Dies at Osage Home OSAGE --Mrs. Scharlotte Anna Davis, 82, died Tuesday afternoon at her home here following a lingering i l l n e s s of several months. Funeral services are to be conducted at the Shellady's funeral home Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock. The Rev. P. T. Solem assisted by the Rev. Benjamin Hoyt, will conduct the services. Burial is to be made in the Osage cemetery. Mrs. Davis, a native of Clayton county, has been a resident of Osage for about 40 years BUTLER COURT PROCEEDINGS Seven Persons Receive Naturalization Papers ALLISON -- Naturalization papers have been granted in Butler county district court to Thomas Backer. Parkersburg; Harmke C. Kampmann, Allison; Jasper F. Beitelman, Parkersburg; D e n a Johnson. Parkersburg; Trientje Spree, Parkersburg; John Alexander Ross, Parkersburg and Ben Fred Oldenburger, Clarksville. Three persons were repatriated- Dora Duit, Dumont; Minnie Bohlen Miller, Aplington, and Johanna Alberts Bohlen, New Hartford. Three divorces have b e e n granted: John M. Ramsey. Clarksville from Delia Ramsey on grounds of desertion; Dorothy Ruth Harris of Clarksville from Donald Lee Harris on grounds of cruel and inhuman treatment, and Jennie Mehmen, formerly of Dumont from Jake Melunen on desertion grounds. ' Judge M. H. Kepler has decided the case of Chris Uhlenhopo vs. William Pals which was submitted to the court after a trial here in May, 1941. Uhlenhopp asked damages for injuries to his eye, which he claimed to have suffered while in the employ of Pals. Judge Kepler gave o judge- men in favor of the delendant Pals, and a- judgement for court costs against the plaintiff, Uhlen- hopp. DECOEAH--Mrs. Helen Foldet, nurse at the Aase Hangen home near Decorah, was operated upon at a Rochester hospital last week Her condition is satisfactor G.FREDERICKS RITES PLANNED 9 Children Survive Nora Springs Man NORA S P R I N G S -- Funeral services, in charge of the Rev. David Lang, pastor of the Evangelical church, will be held in the Sheckler funeral home here at 1:30 Thursday afternoon f o i George Fredricks, Sr., 74, who died at his home here at 2:15 a. m.' Tuesday, following several weeks illness. He suffered a heart attack on Jan. 7, and had been a patient in a Mason City hospital for a week at that time. He was born in Germany and came to the United States at the age of 13. His first years here were spent in Illinois. Later he lived in South Dakota, and then moved to Iowa. In 1893 he was married to Margaret Peters, who survives him. Had he lived until July 27, they could have observed their golden wedding. The following children survive, Ben Fredricks, Clear Lake; Mrs. Irene Heltman, Dubuque- Mrs. Edith Tver, Osage; George iredricks, Jr., Nora Springs; Mrs Katherine Dutcher, Mason City Joe Predricks, Nora Springs; Mrs! Margaret Nauman, Floyd; Ted Fredricks of Rockford, and Elmer Fredricks of Nora Springs. One son, Albert, preceded him in death at the age of 13, as did two step-daughters, Mrs. Flo'-- ence Greider and Mrs. Mary Fredricks of Toluca, 111. Two brothers and a sister live in northern Minnesota. Burial will be in the Clear Lake cemetery. CHESTER -- Archie C. Uglum joined a party of Howard county men Monday leaving for defense work in the west. SATURDAY JAN. 30th ONE WEEK (eft to save on your clothing NEEDS, so if you want to scve--you should plan a trip to our store this week. We finish our inventory this week end then all spe- sole pnce tags are removed. Act today--and save enough to pay your victory tax and buy more good old U. S. Bonds. 100 FINE SHIRTS, ^« «~ Values to $2.25 $1*43 $4.50 AND $4.95 A» An WOOL JACKETS §3*98 $11.50 and $12.95 MEN'S *O o« WOOL FINGERTIP COATS. $8.88 20 BOYS' FINE WOOL £» oc ^ M MACKINAWS, Vol. to $9.85?5«S8 and $6*98 $12.50 MEN'S A-k ALEATHER JACKETS 59*95 ONE GROUP of $5.00, $6.00 and $6.95 ROBLEE SHOES for o n l y . . 20 MEN'S FINGERTIP REVERSIBLE COATS-$11.99 100 FINE SWEATERS-- S3.S5 VAL. S ,.j|, VAL. $2.59 $3.79 5jU,l) VAL. SMS VAT.. $2.99 $5.98 ONE GROUP HAT $3.95, S5.00 and 56.50 $7.95 BOYS' BOYS' SUITS $4.98 $8.99 $6.95 SUITS. DENTIST PRACTICE LIMITED TO" 1 J»LATE WORK IB FIRST ST'CEDARRflPIDS SOUTH EASTiflESMOINES MftSON CITY SIOUX CITY $10.95 BOYS' SUITS. $9,50 BOYS' SUITS. $14.50 A|« AQ BOYS' SUITS. . ^11«OO You could select the boy's spring suit now and moke a nice saving. A beautiful selection to choose from. $22.50 Men's Suits.. $16.97 $25.00 Men's Suits.. $18.88 $30.00 Men's Suits.. $24.45 $25.00 Overcoats... $18.88 $30 · $32.50 O'coats $27.97 $37.50 Overcoats . . $31.88 109 SOUTH FEDERAL RUSIA BILLON 8Lft*!S^SSS*»J?£S OUR FIRST AIM IS TO PLEASE YOU

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