The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa on March 20, 1944 · Page 6
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The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 6

Mason City, Iowa
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Monday, March 20, 1944
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6 Monday, March 20. 1914 MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE WAR BRINGS READY-BUILT HOUSES W» HEN your doctor writes a prescription ... let us compound it. We are proud of being his ally in the fight for health. PRESCRIPTS fHONl! 91.STATI W. B. Casey, Trop. \\. B. HIcCrane, Farmers.. · Don't wait too long before placing your order for small buildings . . . do it now while we have a stock of seasonable items. Northern LUMBER CO. 23 2nd S. E. Repairs and Remodeling Our trained furriers will efficiently repair and remodel your furs (o new beauty, and longer life. Fur Experts Certified Storage Xet us help you keep your car on the road. Our modern repair shop i_s equipped to do everylbiNc from rec-appinjc your tires to minor motor repairs. Our expert tire repair men with the modern "OK" tire recapping; machine can keep your tires in tip top shape. If you are in need or motor repair let our s t a f f of trained mechanics check your car with their up-to-date testing equipment. We stand ready to help you keep your essential car or truck, on the highway rolling for Victory. PRITCHARD MOTOR CO. MOTHERS [f you want a shoe for your boy that will give real wear you can't beat BUSTER BROWN SHOES Complete Boys' Dept. From Head (o Foot P RUSIA (Z* DILLON \* 14 East State THE COVERED WAGON /'WHERE FOOD IS KING" 28 2nd N. E. Phone 1206 Bring Your Party Here for a Good Dinner or Luncheon. Private Dining Room to Accommodate Your Large or Small Party. ZENORS for used cars. Over 75 to choose from. Cash if you have it. Terms if yon need it. Trade if you have to. 643 SO. FED. A-l Service - Sales Magnetos Carburetors Speedometers Engine Overhaul FLOYD LEONARD AUTO ELECTRIC CO. Across From Police Station General Mills, Inc. FARM SERVICE DIVISION 324 South Federal Phone 901 · For greater profit feed your growing poultry Turkey Builder or Chick Builder. · Developed at "Larro," the world's largest research farm. When you see our big ·white truck stop at your neighbor's door it means that she has Soft Water Service. Step over and ask her how she likes it. ·1'ou - Too - Can - Enjoy Soft Water Service Call Us SOFT WATER SERVICE, Inc. 101 1st St. S. E. Tel. 948 No Equipment to Buy No Messy Maintenance Saves More Than 11 Costs mUTURL mSURfiflCE association REMOVAL PERMITS Must Be Secured When Changing Locations to Keep Insurance in Force. S f U p p e r l e f t Paul Grange, manager of the Northern Lumber company, 23 2nd S. E., is shown kneeling beside a brooder house constructed in the shops of the company. He is examining one of the small chick feeders manufactured, together w i t h many other products for 'the farm, by this company which has branched out in many departments since the start of the Decker Bros. Thoto Take Care of TIRES A regular check-up on wheel alignment will prolong the life of - your tires. Don't Wait Too Long! PHONE 402 BEE LINE SERVICE G A R A G E 25 Second S. W. HERMANSON'S MILK Contains more vitamins. Remember milk is the U. S. diet background. e All Dairy Products HERMANSON BROS. DAIRY PHONE 616 ALL RUBBER RAINCOATS $8.75 DECKER BROTHERS HOW ABOUT a nice new office desk? See KLIPTO about it-- Office Chairs, too--and File Cabinets The Klipto Stationery Store NEXT TO CITY HALL ECONOMY WELDING Machine Works Comer of West Slate and Washington PHONE 1020 COMPLETE SERVICE .. · Machine Shop · Welding · Brake, Spring and Chassis Repairing · Service Station Northern Lumber Discovers Market in Supplying Farms With NewType Construction W HEN WAR CAME to the Northern Lumber company of 23 2nd S. E.. it found restrictions a plenty heaped on the building industry to which it sold material such as lumber, hardware, building materials, paints, oils, and coal. * * :S There were certain materials, and certain amounts of these materials, which could be sold, but the problem for the lumber, company was to persuade builders and farmers especially that anything worth-while could be constructed from such a small rationing of critical materials. * * * This is vhere Paul Grange, manager of the Northern Lumber company, breathed a gap and has kept his firm busy and helpful to an all important agricultural area in time of war. He figured that if farmers could not, or did not have the time to figure out what could be done with substitute materials, he would not only show them--but he would build such articles for them. * * * The success of his ready-made products for the farm has been nothing short of phenomenal and he has found that the demand is greater than even his rationed supply of material and help can keep up with. . * * * Brooder houses, hog feeders, hayracks, wagon boxes, self feeders for cattle, chicken houses, hog houses, poultry houses, hog troughs, chicken feeders, hideaway nests, field gates, and many more of the things farmers need in the ready built line on today's farms are now constructed in the shops of the Northern Lumber company. * * * One of these shops is under the supervision of R. E. Blake, skilled in all kinds of cabinet work and the type of workman who can build almost anything to specification. His work is aided by precision tools which have been installed in this complete woodworking shop. * * * The other shop used for rough construction is operated by Await Jahnke and Vic Mullaney, who build the brooder houses, hog houses, and other heavier items of farm construction. * * * Aside from these ready built farm items for sale at the Northern Lumber company, the firm also carries a fairly complete line of building materials now available under wartime regulations. FLOWERS FOR ALL OCCASIONS "WHERE VOUR FROM 6UV fU)UJE!v" ALL BETSY ROSS WHITE BREAD IS ENRICHED ACCORDING TO GOVERNMENT SPECIFICATIONS Upper.right is o view in the large shop of the Northern Lumber company used for heavy construction work such as brooder houses, cattle feeders, hayracks, etc. Await Jahnke and Vic Mullaney are in charge here. R. E. Blake, shown below working on a window sash, supervises the cabinet shop, where precision tools are employed to do the finest type of cabinet building. Kayenay Engravings COMPLETE RECAPPING SERVICE No certificates required on passenger car sizes. We are equipped to do vulcanizing of all kinds. Joe Daniels SERVICE 121 North Delaware (Opposite Postoffice) Worn Out . . . Gas Equipment, Boilers and Furnaces can now be replaced under new order. KELROY FUEL FURNACE CO. Ph. 441 137 4th St. S. W. AUTHORIZED SALES AND SERVICE Magnetos Carburetors Speedometers CENTRAL "AUTO ELECTRIC CO. Next to the Fire Station Washed Screened SAND GRAVEL for · BEAUTY · PERMANENCE · STABILITY I D E A L SAND GRAVEL Phone 551 PINK GRAPEFRUIT Crate EARL'S FRUIT MARKET KJ07-09 SO. FEDERAL TYPEWRITERS and ADDING MACHINES REPAIRED Guaranteed Service PHONE 1033 FISHER TYPEWRITER CO. 19 'A E. State Mason Cily Have Your Farm Machinery Checked by Factory Trained Mechanics. Farm Equipment Supply Co. Phone 586 Allis-Chalmers Branch 149 4th S. W. corxBlcn-- CHAS. j. CASEY STORAGE We have available a tew stalls for regular storage. Building is ' f i r e - prool, clean and right in the business district. Open 6:30 a. m. to 11 p. m. Complete facilities for servicing any make of car or truck, including wheel balancing and front end alignment. Ask us about storage rates. Lubrication - Washing Repairs to All Makes HART MOTORS, INC. DODGE-PLYMOUTH 120 No. Del. Tel. 980 \ f WE MAKE PHOTOGRAPHIC COPIES of Birth and Marriage Certificates for Military Purposes Have your SERVICE MAN'S photo copied and additional prints made. · Leave with your PHOTO dealer. CO-MO PHOTO Co. Mason City, Iowa WE'RE STILL REPAIRING MATTRESSES YES- Both Cotton and Inner Springs FARRER MATTRESS CO, Phone 769 331 So. Delaware SAVE YOUR CAR and TIRES! "Go the Way Buses operate on Regular Schedules Daily to and from Your Neighborhood. A S 0 N C I T Y OTOR" COACH CO. For Anything in Canvas Work See Us! · TENTS · AWNINGS · TARPAULINS · COVERS · VENETIAN BLINDS B R E A D S e r v e it today! "POSTALPRINTS" Photos on a Postcard. Ready to mail to your service man. POSTALPRINTS taken in our studio or in your home. Coil 338 . . . Ask us about ''POSTALPRINTS" BILL'S CAMERA STORE and Recording Studio 105 South Delaware Ave. 2 doors south of City Hall KEEP YOUR SIGN III First Class Condition . . . Repaint . . . Neon Repair .. . Transformers . . . Sign Painting We Also Do Electrical Repairing CALL 846 JENSEN NEON SIGN CO. 405 3rd N. E. Printing Plates -- Blueprints Advertising Art G L O B E G A Z E T T E BLDG PHONE 828

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