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January 31, 1945

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WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 31, 1945 MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE HITLER EXHORTS REICH TO FIGHT Says People to Battle ; Until Final Victory London, tfP)--The German nation, beset by powerful invading armies, embarked Wednesday on the 13th year of the nazi regime, exhorted by Adolf Hitler to accept "boundless misery" as the price of continued resistance. Germany, Hitler proclaimed to the world Tuesday nlcht, will fight on to the death--"fight on no matter where and no matter under what circumstances until final victory crowns our efforts." His speech marking the 12th anniversary of his ascendancy to the chancellorship on Jan. 30, 1933, was.broadcast from his headquarters amidst news of continuing Russian advances from the east-victorious strides that now have carried to within 55 miles of greater Berlin. , "The cruel fate which is overtaking us in the east, in village and market places, in the country and in towns, is exterminating (German) people by the tens of thousands," Hitler declared. "But it will be mastered in the end." Hitler twice asserted that God had'given him a mission. "The Almighty" saved him from assassination, he declared, and he saw in ibis "confirmation of my assigned task." f The man who sent his armed legions into virtually every country of Europe gave the German people a nebulous promise of victory despite his growing reverses. ' When "this most gigatitic of all world dramas will have ebbed and peace* bells will ring," Hitler declared, still at the head of Europe will be "that nation (Germany) which has led Europe for one .and one-half thousands of As Hitler spoke there were growing indications that President Roosevelt, Prime M i n i s t e r Churchill and Premier Marshal Stalin already may have met in a momentous session. Seemingly taking into consideration a possible "surrender now" demand by the Big 3, Hitler declared: 'Every promise these statesmen are making to their people is of no importance because they cannot fulfill their assurances." In the ringing tones of all his old time eloquence, he flung defiance at the allied leaders: 'As a ruthless national socialist and a warrior of my nation I want to assure these statesmen once and Corevcr that any attempt to influence national' socialist Germany by WUsonian phrases shows a- naivete which Is unknown In the Germany of today." He pictured Germany as the bulwark against bolshevism, a familiar cry from many previous addresses, and declared feat "by forming a sworn community (to fight to the finish) we have the right to go before the Almighty and ask his grace and blessing." "There is nothing more a nation can do," he told his German listeners, "than that everyone who is fit to fight fights, everyone fit to work works." *TM et *^\Overblouse Nashua Airman Ready for Overseas Service Nashua--Cpl. Harold Richard Staley, son of Mr. and Mrs. R. D. Staley, has completed an Intensive course of combat flying at the army air field at Alexandria, La., and in the near future'will go overseas to a combat area. He is a member of the Flying Fortress crew trained by the 2nd army air force which has the task of preparing 4-engine bomber crews for overseas duty. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. H. D. Staley and a graduate of class of '40, Nashua high school, and of the University of Iowa. The 21 year old armorer gunner entered service in November, 1842. The Republican p a r t y was founded in 1854, organizing on the basis of open opposition to slavery extension. Society. ATHENIAN CLUB HAS LUNCHEON Athenian club met for a 1 o'clock luncheon and social meeting Tuesday afternoon at the Adams home, 680 East State Spring flowers decorated the tables and after luncheon a program was presented including an original poem by Mrs. J. E. McDonald, an original story by Mrs. Theodore Jacobs and "Old Time Recollections" by Mrs. A. H. West. Bridge was played with prizes going to Mrs. J. E. Douglas and Mrs. R. E. Sizer. Hostesses were Mrs. H. P. McLaughlin, Mrs. W. B. Casey, Mrs. W. B. McGrane, Mrs. Gerald West and Mrs. Vern Sohn. FRIENDLY BUNCH CONDUCTS SESSION . Friendly Bunch Sunday school class of the Grace Evangelical church met in the church parlors Tuesday for its monthly business and social session. Wiley Bishop, vice president, presided during he business session which was 'ollowed by games and contests. The committee in charge of arrangements for the evening included Mr. and Mrs. Bishop, Mr. and Mrs. George Scheef, Mr. and Mrs. William Carcon and Mrs. Lawrence Birch. The next meeting will be in February. Attractive in either the tailored or frilly version, the overblouse combines with a separate skirt to achieve that costume look; acts as a tonic for spring suits. No. 3747 Is cut in sizes 14, 16, 18 20, 40, 42, 44, 46, 48 and 50. Size 36 requires 2 yards 3 9-inch fabric for the short sleeved blouse; ZVt, yards 35 or 39 inch fabric for the long sleeved blouse. Send 16c for Pattern, which includes complete sewing guide Print your Name, Address and Style Number plainly. Be sure to state size you wish. Include postal unit or zone number in your address. Just out, the Spring Fashion Book, containing 175 pattern designs of smart clothes for all ages, all occasions, a!l sizes; beautifully illustrated in color. Price 15c a Car., was assured by the infantile s still under way in Cerro Gordo HOME MADE IRON LUNG SAVES GI'S LIFE IN ORIENT Waukon Army Officer Conducts 1-Man Drive on Polio in Far East Miami Beach, Fla--Without the aid of a single dime, Capt. Milton H. Ivens, army medical officer from Waukon, Iowa, conducted a one man drive combating infantile paralysis in India. But, let him iell his story of how he designed and helped build an improvised "iron lung" which saved the life of an air corps lieutenant. "It was made from junk! Parts from wrecked planes, a washing machine, truck, an old bed and the hide olf a bullock!", Capt. Ivens recounted. Special gears county under the chairmanship of were cut by shop men of the A. M. Schanke, head of the county British army, chapter of the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis. Headquarters Is at 310 North Federal. weeks consisting of scrap parts from the salvage pile. The improvised lung was first tried out on me and then taken to the patient. He liked it better than the one he had been using!" A gasoline motor was located and converted so that the lung could be operated aboard plane by motor, electricity or hand. Forty- eight hours later the stricken man was aboard a transport and flown 12,500 miles from Calcutta to the Walter Reed hospital, Washington, D. C., where he landed 3 days later. Now at the army ground and service forces redistribution station, Miami Beach, undergoing processing to determine his nex 1 assignment, Capt. Ivens spent 2i months in the Salomons and the Jhlna-Burma-India theater. While n Burma, he served 10 month! with the famed Merrill's Maraud- era. 'It's accomplishments like thi milding of that respirator where n American and British ingenu ty saved the life of that youn joy that I like to recall," con eluded the medical officer wh as seen his share of the war's eath and destruction. Wearer o£ the distinguished unit itation and Asiatic-Pacific cam- aign. ribbon with 3 battle stars. Capt. Ivens is the husband of VIrs. Eileen May Ivens of 707 ^orth High street, Waukon, Iowa. Prior to coming into service in August, 1942, he was a practicing ihysician and surgeon in the same =ity. AUTOGRAPH HOUND copy. Address Pattern Globe-Gazette, 121 New York 11. N. Y. Department, W. 19th St., Navy Yard Recruiter to Be in Mason City Pearl Harbor navy yard and the west coast navy yards are where Pacific sea battles are won. Why? Because that is where battle- damage is repaired, new, secret devices are installed, and ships are modernized so that they will be able to throw the first telling punches when they meet the Jap fleet. The U. S. navy needs thousands more skilled civilian workers at Pearl Harbor and west coast navy yards to keep throwing punches by helping to keep our fleet in fighting trim, according to C. W. Cowan, area director of the war manpower commission. A navy department recruiting representative, Fred Shaw, will be at the local U. S. employment service office from through Monday to Arkansas Fleas Will Go to New Yorker Yonken. N. Y., (/P)--Dr. J. H. Standen, a bio-chemist, offered to pay three cents a head for live fleas on which to experiment and received a prompt reply from Little Sock, Ark. J. C. Thomas said: "Here In Arkansas .we have large fleas, stick tight fleas and sand fleas." Thomas, figuring On a neat profit,''asked for information on ; "how to handle fleas for shipmen! alive." Thursday interview skilled and semi-skilled tradesmen, for work at one of the navy's huge shore establishments. Transportation is paid and housing is guaranteed for those who qualify. This work is not available to those who are_now working at their highest skill in essential industry. Costume Book Available at Library Five hundred costume plates, 300 of which are faithfully reproduced in full color are to be found in the public library under the title "Le Costume Historique" by Haclnet. It also has some good plates on the habitations of the periods for which costumes are designed. This is generally conceded to be the outstanding costume book of all time. The library does not have the folio edition which is quite valuable now, even shabby sets bringing around S200, but it does have the quarto edition. The plates are in semi-national order and it has a definite value not only in costuming period plays but also for young people interested in the historical development of costume and customs looking toward costume design as a life work. The plates may be used in the "Stricken with dreaded infantile paralysis which paralyzed birr from the waist down," continued Capt. Ivens, "the lieutenant was flown to Calcutta to be placed in a respirator at an English hospital. A few weeks later the problem arose of transporting him to America for he was unable to breathe without the aid of a res pirator for more than 2 or hours. "We searched high and low bu couldn't find an extra lung in a India! Knowinr an American en- tlneer officer, a patient at the hospital, I showed him the respirator used by the stricken lien- tenant. He thought he could build one and we went to work. "Following designs I submitted, they built a makeshift lung in 3 FIVE MORE GENERALS The Japanese Dome! agency Wednesday reported the deaths of 5 more Japanese army generals, bringing to 28 the number who have died since May 23, 1944. The Domei dispatch was recorded by FCC monitors. Heels were first used on low shoes in 1862. Gas on Stomach UiMWnSaiittluHtabbnv MMfkxk v MMf nc«]C stoaKh icid ekUm painful, inffoeat- Inc tn. wur ttoatcb ta bMrtbum. Oxtoa uiulljr DTMerlbe tt-.l fwtwt-ttllftj n«dUl!Ul toovn r* itle nUft~ aedldfiM ul* thon IB BdMa* No Uutlr*. Btil'tn* brtan Kmtari to · to UI tor doubla BW«T bMfc. Ml. Pepsi-Cola Company, Long Island City, N. Y. Franchised Bottler: Pepsi-Cola Bottling Co. Of Mason City. Choctaw Indians at Bayou Lacombe, La., produce a greenish paste, concocted f r o m bayou greens and fats, which is the principal ingredient--next to the oysters--in oysters Rockefller. reference room at the library. . Prices in China are 250 times higher than pre-war prices. Relief At Last For Your Cough Creoimuslon 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, inflamed bronchial mucous membranes. Tell your druggist to sell you a bottie of Creomulslon with the understanding you must like the way 1 quickly allays the cough or yen are to have your aoney back. CREOMULSION , Bronchitis A Community Leader Your pharmacist play« an important role in the lives of you and your neighbors. He is the- man you trust implicitly in the compounding of your medicines . . . who turns his skill Co the service of otheis. THE PRESCRIPTION SHOP B. Ci trep- . McGnn* Kir. 9 EAST STATE STREET Former Bode Bandman Reaches Guam Island Bode--Mrs. E. O. Berkland received a telephone call from Mrs. J. W. Schar of Clarion, stating Lt. Schar wa* now on the Jslan* of Guam-after leaving the states soon after the holidays his first landing was at Pearl Harbor where ha remained for several days before going on to Guam. Mrs. Schar and 2 sons are making their home with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Taylor in Clarion. Lt. Schar before entering the navy was band and musical director in the Bode school. From DAMON'S Downstairs Store TABLE LAMPS .... with that popular glass bottom and silk shade. Just the item you have been wanting for, your home. Be sure to see these today in our Downstairs store. 8.95 TABLE LAMPS . . . Onyx end metal bottom and silk shades. These are really outstanding lamps for the home, and just the style you have been looping for, so be sure to put these on the must have list for the home. 11.95 13.95 Cat Warns Family of Broken Gas Pipe Portland, Ore., (fl)--The family cat gets an assist. Mrs. Norman Pall ay's father called to her from the basement that he was ill. She helped him to a cot. Then she noticed the family cat staggering across the floor, toward the door. That settled it. Mrs. Pallay dragged her father and her invalid mother-in-law from the house. Inspectors found a broken gas pipe. FEBRUARY I The War Production Board order prohibiting certain uses of electricity goes into e f f e c t Former North lowan Dies in California Ackley--Tom Trepp, Ackley, and his sister, Mrs. Freda Dentel, left for Long Beach, Cal., called by the death of their brother, Wesley Trepp, 60, who died Sunday noon, following an operation. Mr. Trepp was born and raised here and 36 years ago moved to Pasadena, Cal. His wife is also a former Ackley woman, Bertha Herman, cousin of Mrs. E. M. Brenl- man. Funeral will be in California. He also is survived by 2 other sisters, Mrs. Rube Schullz, Ackley, and Mrs. Ude Vietor, Seattle, Wash. THESE ARE JUST WHAT YOU NEED FOR THE HOME D A M O N ' S THE STORE YOUR CONFIDENCE HAS BUILT Plan Co-Op Artificial Breeding Association Cresco--Plans for a co-operative artificial breeding association for Howard county were started here at a recent meeting. Arthur Porter, extension service dairyman of Iowa State college presented the requirements for a successful organization of the movement George Moran. Louis Byrnes, Don Fairchild, Richarc Moen, Paul Grove, John Brock meyer, James Fellows, Bernan Nash, Art Aegler, Arno I/inder baum. Leon Morgan and C. C Nichols were named as a com mittee to work with County Ex tension Agent P. N. Payne anc the Cresco high school vpcatlona department committee "workin with Agricultural Instructor H. R Schroeder, to investigate an make recommendations on th contemplated organization. Kanawha--Hector Rikansrud of the navy is spending a 30 day leave with home folks. He is with the seabees and has spent almost 2 years in the South Pacific. · BEGINNING THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 1 and continuing until further notice, certain uses of electricity are prohibited by the War Production Board under Utilities Order U-9, the purpose of which is to reduce the consumption of fuel ond save manpower and transportation. As a supplier of electricity, the Peoples' Gas Electric Company is required to bring this order to the attention of all its customers using electricity for the purposes indicated. Such notice was published in an advertisement Friday, January 26th, in addition to a number of radio announcements broadcast over Station KGLO since that date. The order by its terms becomes mandatory on February 1, 1945, and places the responsibility for compliance upon the users of electricity. The order further requires that the Company notify any customer known by the Company to be in continued violation of the order offer February 1. A copy of this notification must be sent to the District Office of the War Production Board which asks full co-operation of all users affected. For the benefit of those who may not as yet be informed of the requirements of the new War Production Board regulation, a list of the uses of electricity which are specifically prohibited are reproduced in the column to the right. A complete text of Utilities Order U-9 is available for study at any of P. G. E.'s district offices shown below. As a means of conserving fuel on a nationwide basis, the War Production Board, Washington, D. C., under Utilities Ordsr U-9, prohibits the use of Electricity for the following purposes: "(1) Outdoor advertising and Outdoor promotional lighting. "(2) Outdoor display lighting except where necessary for the Conduct of the business of outdoor establishments. "(3) Outdoor decorative and outdoor ornamental lighting. "(4) Show window lighting except where necessary for interior illumination. "(5) Marquee lighting in excess of 60 watts for each marquee. "(6) Whit* way street lighting in excess of the amount determined by local public authority to be necessary for public safety. "(7) Outdoor sign lighting except for: (I) directional or identification signs required for fire and police protection, traffic control, transportation, terminals or hospitals; or directional or identification signs for any similar essential public services the lighting of which Is specifically certified to be necessary by local public authority. Certification shall be made In writing to the appropriate electric supplier and need not be in any particular form; (ii) directional or identification signs using not more than 60 watte per establishment, for doctors and for hotels, and other public lodrtng esUblishmentg." May we suggest that you study the list of prohibited uses carefully . . . and if there are any questions, come in to see us, write or telephone. We will be pleased to help you in any way possible to meet the objectives of the Government's new conservation program. ' GAS ELECTRIC COMPANY Serving North Central IOKCLS Cities, Towns and Farms MASON CITY · MANLY · NORTHWOOD · NORA SPRINGS CLEAR LAKE

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