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February 1, 1945

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 6

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.- ^.zi^.-jtZiA'M-tiu THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 1945 MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE First -Christian 'Church Young People Have Annual.,Banquej 150 Attend Fellowship Gathering One hundred and fitly attended the, 5th annual banquet of the Christian youth fellowship of the First Christian church held Wednesday evening at the church social hall. Raleigh Birch, Jr., presided during the program which was based on the theme "Tomorrow's World." Lois Varvel led in the prayer of · thanks. "Snapshots of the Future" were presented followed by'letlers from former Christian Youth fellowship members now in service, ' attending school or working elsewhere. Talks were given on "The Fu. ture Citizen" by Janelle Sheka, "The Future Home" by Beverly Griffin, "The Future Church" by Bob Watts and "The Future Peace" by the Rev. George O. Marsh.- During a worship service, Mary Jean Paschen played the prelude, "Q Zion Haste," followed by a, call to worship by Eleanor teaman, hymns, Scripture reading by Orville Netifee and a poem, "The World is One" by Ruth Leaman. A pageant of. peace was presented by a group of the young people including Joel Hanes, Raleigh Birch, Jr., Ruth Crispin, Phyllis Edgingtpn, Howard Straw Stanley Seidel, Lulu Barclay, Ardeen Kephart, Bob Seidel, Don Crispin, Lois Varvel, Bob Detra, Betty Lou Sweany arid Arlene Kendall. .Eleanor Leaman gave a noern, "These Things Shall Be" and following a hymn, Mr. Mars.h, J jiounced benediction. The dinner was served, by J R. E. Robertson and a committee at tables centered with world globes surmounted by gold crosses Miss Ruth Morgan is adul sponsor of the fellowship and permanent chairman of the various committees of the fellowship arranged for the evening. They include Eleanor Leaman, worship Ardeen Kephart, study; Bob Watts recreation, (assisted by Mrs. S. L Haynes); Lois Varvel, personnel {assisted by Mrs. F. C. O'Hearn) Betty Lou Sweany, service, {assisted by Doris LaGssse.) Ivan Barnes announced the conference on evangelism to be held Sunday evening at 6 p. m., whicl will be a volunteer, churchwidi service. Reservations are being made at the church office and ar Tangements are in charge of thi 5 chairmen of committees in th YOU CANT BUY ASPIRIN --1 arter or more dependable than genu me, pure St. Joseph Aspirin. Judged din jcally, u your doctor judges it, no aspirin can do more for you. Yea, you get qoalil plus economy too. Get genuine St Josep Aspirin, world's largest teller at lOc. Th Kg 100 tablet bottle costs only 3Sc. A ways aslc for genuine St. Jo»ph Aspirii SOMEWHERE IN NEW GUINEA--A second promotion within less than 4 months came to Barbara J. Blondell, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Foster Merritt, 1316 East State, when in December she was appointed technician 5th grade in the women's army corps. Assigned to the radio and cable section of the adjutant general's office, she is stationed in New Guinea. T/5 Biondell exchanged her household duties for those of a soldier in January, 1944, when she enlisted in the WAC and was sent to Fort Oglethorpe, Ga., for basic training. Shortly afterwards came assignment to overseas service, and she arrived in the southwest Pacific area last May,-being stationed in Brisbane, Australia, before moving lip to a more advanced area. Also in the army is a brother, Carlton Merritt; while another brother, Francis Merritt, is in the navy. department in evangelism. Lunch at 6 will be followed by the meet- ng from 6:30 to 7. Shilling, Florin Make Wedding Rings Forest City--Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Naverson have announced :he marriage of theif daughter, Pfc. Dorothy Naverson, WAC, to Cpl. Ottis Melvin, son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Melvin of Currie, N: :ar., which took place Dec. 26 in the Mount Olive chapel on the Netherlands East Indies island. The ceremony was performed by the army chaplain, Wayne Hunter. The couple was attended by Dottie Hay and Robert Wingo. The bride's ring had been hammered Irom a shilling and the bridegroom's from a florin.. --0-MARRIAGE LICENSES ISSUED AT AIJUSON Allison--Marriage licenses have been issued to Minerf Pruisner, 35, New Hartford, and Minnie N Rindels, 24, New Hartford, and to Siebert Fred Arends, 24, Dumont and Eva Irene Etzen, 19, Aredale, Wanderlust for Wives DuringWar By ED CREAGH AP Newsfeatures New York--War, says a man who should know, has made women look before they leap into wedlock. It also has made some of them less likely to stay married if they're unhappy, adds Daniel M. Eisenberg, president of the Skip Tracers company, a private agency that looks for. missing persons. "Before the war," Eisenberg says, "we spent most of our time hunting A. W. O. L. husbands. Now a large part of our business is checking up on the background of men who have proposed marriage." "Women seern more cynical and less willing to believe what they want to believe,"; is the explanation of A. E. Linker, the firm's general manager. "If they're not satisfied with a suitor's account of himself, they hire us to check up. "Usually they act on the'basis of our report, but there was one red-haired widow who just smiled when we told her the man in the case had impersonated an officer, assumed a professional title, served a prison term and concealed a former" marriage. '"Oh, is that all?' she .said. 'I was afraid he might have been involved in _something really bad.' " Eisenberg says his operatives traced more than 600 wandering wives last year--"and before the war we were lucky it we had half a dozen a year." ; Marguerite Olson Engaged to Marry- MISS MARGUERITE OLSON Mr. and Mrs. Ernest N. Olson, 318 21st S. E., announce the engagement of their daughter, Marguerite Lorraine, to Vern Peterson, son of Mr. and Mrs. George Peterson, former residents of Mason City, now living at Van Port City, Ore. Miss Olson, a ·graduate of the Mason City high school, class of ' '44, was employed during her senior year at the Iowa Hardware Mutual Insurance company, continuing to work there Until December when she began working for Fred Stockberger who operates the Stockberger Transfer Lines and the Veech Transfer and Storage company. Mr. Peterson, a 1944 graduate of St. Joseph high school, is now at Van Port City where after completing his, training, he is employed as a welder in the Kaiser Shipyards at Swan Island. No plans have been made - for the wedding. "·-. · · Mr. and Mrs. Nourse to Mark Anniversary Fredericksburff -- On Sunday, Mr. and Mrs. Duane B. Nourse will observe their 55th wedding anniversary and Mr. Nourse's 86th birthday. Mrs. Nourse is a charter member and past matron of Mt. Horeb chapter of the Eastern Star which celebrated its 50th anniversary in October. Mr. Noujse has been a member of the Masonic lodge for 64 years. He is a past worshipful master of Mt. Horeb Masonic lodge and a past worthy patron of Mt. Horeb chapter O» E. S. The members of the local Masonic lodge will assemble at the Nourse home Sunday noon for an oyster dinner. --0-BIRTHDAY PARTY FOR CUSTODIAN Girl Scout troop'4 held a birthday party Wednesday evening a' Washington school honoring G. W Snyder, the building custodian The 2 troop committeemen anc their daughters, Nels C. Anderson and daughter, Viola, and L. R Brand and daughter,- Beverly were hostesses for the evening Cakes were served and the trooi presented a gift to Mr. Snyder. Fun Night at Lincoln on Friday Jonberger-Skovgard Nuptials Announced Sheffield--Dr. and Mrs. W. Skovgard of Sheffield, have announced the marriage of their daughter, Arleen 'Marie, to Dr. John Lionberger of Los Angeles, which was performed in" the chapel of the First EnglisA Lutheran church in Los Angeles, Jan. 21 by .he Rev. Mr. Swer'tz. The bride was attended by her sister, Miss Ardis. Skovgard of Los Angeles. Dr. Charles Slade of Santa Monica, Cal., was best man. Mrs. Lionberger is a graduate of Sheffield high school and attended Junior college iri Webster City. For the past 2 years she has been employed at the Douglas Aircraft in Santa Monica. Dr. Lionberger graduated from Sioux City high school and the Continental college. The couple left immediately for a short trip to Palm Springs, Cal., and after Jan. 25 will be at home in Los Angeles. Sheffield--Mr. and Mrs. George Allard,- Crookston, Nebr., are visiting at the W. T. Reid home. Servicemen Given Banquet by Ahepa ; \ Ahepa lodge held a banquet in the English room of the Green Mill in honor of Major Harry Marines, Major Jake 'Magnani, Seaman 1/c George Pappus and Pvt. William Paris. James Woonas introduced the speakers for the evening. One of the'highlights of the evening was the showing of moving pictures taken in Hawaii, Guadalcanal and New Zealand by Major Marines. Entertainment provided for the evening included dancing by Mary Farmakis and her pupils. Performers were Beverly Adams, Clarence Best, Joan Thornburg, with Darlene Bailey as accompanist. Eva Laros, accompanied by Mary Laros, played violin selections. . . ' Stacyville--Mrs. John Kreeber went to St. Cloud Monday to yijit relatives and former nurses and Sisters at-the St. Cloud hospital. Mrs. Kreeber was formerly a nurse at that institution. THURSDAY B..P- W. club-6:30, Cerro Gordo hotel. Rainbow Mothers-7:30, Mrs. George E. Rodgers, 113 Madison N. W. Bundles for Britain-7:30, 814 Foresters building. Bethlehem Walther league-7:45, church social room. Women of the Moose-8, Moose hall. L. O. T. O.-8, I.-o; O. F. hall. First Christian council croup 8-8, Miss Ruth Morgan, 422 Adams N. W. --o-- 67th Anniversary Is Observed by Upbams Freflericksburf--Mr. and Mrs. George. Upham observed their 67th wedding anniversary in their home-Jan. 31. Mr. and Mrs.TJpham are the parents of 5 children all of whom live in Fredericksburg: Harry, Clair, Lloyd, Verne, and Mrs. Isabel Hill. They also have 14 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren and one great, great grandson. Mr. and Mrs. Upham are both~in good health. BITS ABOUT 'EM NO MORE BIG HOLES'BREAD! No more soft fillings dripping out of sandwiches Mrs. Ted Stirling and son, Dennis Alan, of Carrpll, are visit- infe the:babe's grandmother;. Mrs. Laura' Stirling, 511 Pennsylvania S. E. Ted Stirling, the baby's father, is stationed somewhere in the South Pacific. , FRIDAY First Christian Women's council-11:30, church, prayer, 12:30, luncheon; 1:15, business an program. Red Cross Volunteers-1 to 4:30, Lincoln sewing room; .1:15 to 4:15, surgical dressings room, 12 Delaware S. E. First Methodist W. S. C. S. board-1, Mrs. Marvin B. Kober, 215 Vermont S. E. Dorcas circle-- / \ 1:30, Our Saviour's church. Portland W. C. T. U.-2, Mrs. Floyd Yaggy. Lincoln P. T. A.-7, school, fun night. Queen Kebekah lodge-8, I. O. O. F. hall. Baptist Women's union-2:30, Mrs. Orla Buchanan, 117 Carolina S. E. --0-- \ Women Marine Corps Is Reaidy for More Marine Corps Women's Reserve, the last of the women's services to be organized and the first to meet its quota, is now accepting applicants for replacement purposes. So successful was the recruiting of women for this branch of service that enlistments were practically completed last spring. It is to replace those who have been separated from service through,normal, processes- of at- TEACHERS HONORED AT DINNER PARTY Monroe elementary and Wash ington teachers were honored at party given by the Monroe Washington P. T. A. board an room mothers in the Monro cafeteria. There were 40 -presen for the dinner which was iri charg of Mrs. R. C. OWeiVMrs. N. Pric and Mrs. H. Helm. 'Court whis was played with high prize goin to Mrs. Charles Grippen. Mrs. I Adams, Mrs. H. D. Makeever an Mrs. Charles Elder were on the en tertainment committee. Final arrangements for the Lin-l oln P. T. A. fun night were made I t a committee meeting Thursday. I The fun night is to be held at the] chool Friday night at 7 o'clock. Mrs. E. C. Goodnow and Mrs. I ordon McCourfare the co-chair-1 men heading all the committees I nd their helpers and chairmen of I ·arious activities are Mmes. C. R.I 'earson, Herman Peterson, Her-l bert Cliff, J. M. Johnson, Clarencel 'enny, E. W. Renner, N. : L.I Springer, Letha Hedrick, E. L.I Young, M. H. Decker, Carl StenbyJ l,awrence Westwick and J. Swanson.. The advance ticket sale is inl charge oE Miss Hazel Coon, as-l sis ted by the Misses Jennie De-1 Sroot. Katheririe Gibson, Lana I ·files, Alberta Jo'slyn, Arlene I 31ade, Pearl O "Harrow, Lurarial Warner and Bee Clark and Mmes. I Vinnie Christensen, Alma Hager-| man and Hazel McCollough. . Games and amusements will furnish the entertainment. Booths ofl different; types for refreshments! and fancy work will be set up inl the hall. Ralph B. ^Geer will present al magician's show in the auditorium| giving at least 2 performances. This is an annual event at Lin-l coin school and the advance sale I of tickets: indicates a capacity ] crowd. : ,-· - .- v / WHEN HEAD COLDS STRIKE 12 drop* in each no«tril i work nritdy to belpypu br«»th»Jr»er»«»in.C«u- tiontUieonlyudinotad. KKTMMSEMQK 'Mrs. Hazel Steuerwald of Stan 7 hope and Mrs. Lee Steuerwald of Boone have been spending the past few days in Mason City with their sister, Mrs. Chester Steuerwald who is ill at the Mercy hospital. --o-Latimer--Miss Eileen Meyer of Renwick was a recent guest of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Meyer. Be Casual Actual photu ot illcas taken riiht from tfii mlddlt «f tt« loaf For EXTRA ENERGY Eat Energy-charged WONDER BREAD Thanks to a revolutionary new baking method, you can now get bread with no big holes that leak sandwich fillings on shirts or dresses. Compare a slice from the middle of the loaf of new Wonder Bread with ordinary bread--see the amazing difference! Get Extra Energy Energy comes only from the food you eat. Thus, to get more energy --eat more energy food. Nature gets energy out of food ·with the help of Vitamins B, and Bj and Iron. This is how: The two vitamins help to oxidize food in the cells; and theironinyourbloodbrings oxygen to the cells. Study the chart. Then eat extra dices of energy-charged Wonder Bread every day to get extra energy. Get Vitamins, Iron Ask for Wonder Bread by name 'because it contains Vitamins B, and B 2 and Iron, necessary to help Nature properly transform it into energy for your body. . Remember--only Wonder Bread is sold under its famous $1,000 Vitamin B, guarantee. Doubly Fresh In addition, energy-charged Wonder Bread is doubly fresh--fresh when you buy it t fresh when you eat it. Because Wonder Bread is slo-baked --13% longer than many ordinary kinds for lasting freshness. Get energy-charged Wonder Bread fresh from your grocer today. COXT1NEXTAL SAKIXG CO.. L\C. trition that enlistments have been resumed. ' ' . - ' . . Staff Sgt Lloyd C. Howard of the Marine Recruiting Office, 102 Old Federal Bldg., Des Moines, announced Feb. 1 that his office is prepared to answer'inquiries and to enlist qualified applicants. PENELOPE DAUGHTERS PLANNING EVENT Daughters of Penelope will sponsor a party Sunday evening at 7:30 in the Ahepa lodge hall. A program will be presented and refreshments and the entertainment is open to the public. CAPTAIN VISITS HOME Burt--Capt. Dean Clapsaddle arrived home on furlough from Denver, Colo., where he had been a patient in the Fitzsimmons' general hospital for 2 or 3 months, following his return from England. Capt. Clapsaddle is a doctor, son of Dr.-and Mrs. J. G. Clapsaddle. His wife and 'family also live in Burt. 2517 SIZES l44 7 Softly tailored jumper, slashed to the waist, buttoned to the hem and worn with a candy striped bloifse. Wonderful in spring pastels! No. 2517 is cut in sizes 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 40, 42 and 44. Size 36, jumper requires 2% yards 39-inch fabric; 2 yards 39-inch fabric for the 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. 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