Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa on December 29, 1948 · Page 17
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'» 4-H Girls Will Learn Cookery Hancock Leaders to Conduct 2 Meetings Garner.— TWO 4 _ H i eaders . SCh °° ls wil1 £ held ™n county the first week in leaders *™ tfi +K e C0unty will 'con- the Central States base- f ay > an ' < and is from the east half of the county will hold their session at Jiri ^ & ° f A - hal1 Wed nesday, Jan. 5. The sessions will get under ^vay at 9:30 a, m. and continue to wm v?' J^- e topic for dis cussion Bell." Dmners That R^g the Elsie Mae Van Wert, county ex- Tension home economist, will give the lessons at both schools The forenoon sessions will be devoted to care and preparation of meats ana the afternoon sessions will custard deSSerts> cake ' pastr ^ and i i 4 "? 1 , eaders w>ll take this mater• j u to their re spective clubs and thus enable every county '4-H girl to learn the basic principles of meat cookery and the making of various kinds of desserts. ~ - - • — -f' Discuss Freezers Osagre— How to select the right size home freezer for the family will be discussed when Mitchell county family living program leaders meet for their training schools on frozen food management, Jan. .4, beginning at 10 a rn m the club rooms of the Home Trust and Savings bank basement. The assessed valuation of Omaha, Nebr., is $276,450,875. Its net bonded debt per capita is the lowest in the country with the exception of Washington, D. C NATIONALLY, ADVERTISED ASPIRIN TABLET FOR CHILDREN Contains I $4 grains of nspirin-r-Vi the usual 5-grain adult tablet. Easy to give correct dosage. Orange flavored. Backed by the famous "St. Joseph" guarantee ot quality. ST. JOSEPH 'ASPIRIN- , FOB CHILDREN Funeral Tuesday for AltaVista Resident Alta Vista—Funeral services tor Mrs. Paul G. Cerwinske, 66, .who died at her home here Saturday morning, were held in St. Bernard Catholic church Tuesday morning The Rev. J. W. Wiehl read the Requiem High Mass and burial was in Mt. Cavalry cemetery. She had been ill for 3 years. The deceased was born in Hen- mpen county, Minn./Jan. 1, 1882 and was married Jan. 16, 1901 to Paul Gerwinske. They lived about 4 years in Minnesota, then moved to Iowa, living near Charles City and Ionia. About 28 years ago they moved to a farm west of Alta Vista and 3 years ago to Alta Vista. Two children were born to this union, a daughter, Mrs. Leo (Catherine) Boehmer and,one son Matt, both living west of Alta Vista. Others who survive are 4 sisters and 2 lathers. Swea City Residents Seek Warmer Climate Swea City—With the coming of subzero temperatures and 'snow's, a number of. Swea Cityans are leaving for milder climates for a midwinter vacation. County supervisor-elect A. M. Kollasch left for California and the Virgil Blomsters are spending a month in that state. The David Andersons leave soon for a Florida trip. Mr. and Mrs. George , Anderson' and son Tony of Chicago, who arrived Dec. 22 for a holiday visit with Mrs. • Anderson's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Fosgreen, will accompany Mr. and Mrs.-Weldon Brandt and daughter Carmen on a 2 weeks' drive to Key West, Fla. The party will visit Cuba if sailings are available at that time. Emly Larson will oversee the Brandt farm during their absence. INJURED IN FALL New Hampton—Mrs. Mary Caulfield, 86, Chicago, 111., fell Christmas morning when leaving St. Joseph's church and suffered a fractured left hip. Mrs. Caulfield and her daughter, Miss Mary Caulfield, came to spend the holiday with her son,' Dr. John D. Caulfield, and family here. UNION ELECTS St. Ansgar—The Pioneer local of the Farmers Union elected Earl Hollatz president, Earl Geulach vice president and Aimis Thorson, secretary-treasurer. PFC. ROBERT FOLKS Rites Set for Saipan Victim Remains of Iowa Falls Marine Await Burial Iowa Falls -— The body of Pfc. Robert Folks, who was kille'd in action at Saipan June 16, 1944 while serving with the marines' •will be returned to Iowa Falls Tuesday. Final rites will be at the Wood funeral chapel Wednesday at 1:30 p. m. with the Rev. Ella Sours officiating. Burial will be made in Union cemetery. He was born Sept. 14, 1923 near Hansell, a son of William and Emily Folks..He attended school in Iowa Falls, and took an active part in athletics in high school. He enlisted in the marine corps and was inducted in February 1943. He left for the south Pacific in September, 1943. He took part in the battle of Tarawa, and was killed on the opening day of the battle for the capture of Saipan. Surviving are 4 sisters, Mrs Harold Bahr and Mrs. Carl Rasmussen, both of Iowa Falls; Mrs. William. Overhouser of St. Louis Mo,; Mrs. Theo Kimball of Mountain Grove, Mo.; 4 brothers, Claude of Waterloo, George of Iowa Falls Warren of St. Louis, Mo.; Kenneth of Alden. The oldest university in the world is El Azhar, at Cairo, founded in 972, A. D. A S 20.00 ALLOWANCE! ON YOUR OLD PORTABLE IRONER IRONEK CLOSED IRONER OPEN NEW APE]TH)LD-A-MAT|C THE PERFECT IRONER FOR KITCHENS, UTILITY ROOMS CHECK THESE APEX FEATURES: _• Tabl«-top cabinet ... fit* any room! • IxctuMV*' Apex Float- in* RoHI • Economical! UM it for jvtt « fow conh.a wookl Iritoo an4 In 0,01 1 lip confront • Who* you'ro ... foU tfio Iro nor away 1 TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THIS SPECIAL V TRADE-IN'EVENT! You can't go wrong when you buy during this special event! You trade ia your old portable ironer for the newest, finest ironer on the market -the Apes FOLD-A-MATIC-the ironer that folds away! If you haven't been using your old ironer because it's harder to handle than a hand .iron, pull it out of the corner ana do yourself a good turn by turning it in to us! Regardless of make or condition, it's worth $20.00 to you when you buy a new Ap«c FOLD-A'MATIC! There's no fin«r ironer! Do it now, while thi* offer lasts! FREE Home TRIAL! $ 5°.° DOWN EGGERT & THOMAS, SUCCESSORS TO JOE DANIELS AUTO SUPPLY COMPANY North Delaware Phone 363 NORTH IOWA'S LEADING TIRE SERVICE HEADQUARTERS FOR ONE QUARTER CENTURY r Grade Schools Need Increase Selective Program Declared Necessary . Cedar Falls—"The once leisurely stork has gone in for jet propulsion in passing around new babies m the last decade, whereas the means for supplying teachers for these hundreds ' of thousands. of children is still lumbering along at a horse and buggy pace," says Iowa State Teachers college registrar, Doctor Marshall R. Beard. "More than 100,000' new grade school teachers will be needed in each of the next .10 years. Less than i of this number of qualifipc elementary teachers were graduated from colleges in 1948, and prospects for an increase in the supply are not bright," Doctor Beard says. Affects U. S. Schools The Teachers college registrai quoted from a national study o: teacher supply and. demand, just released by the National Education association, which covers the 1( year period between 1949 anc 1958 as it will affect the nation' schools. Among the factors explaining the marked increase in the neec for new grade school teachers is an increase in births, during the last 10 years, of 8 million, over the previous decade, with a consequent increase of grade school enrollments. In addition it is estimated that nearly half a million teachers will leave the profession during the period considered, due to marriage, death, shifting to administrative duties, and other normal requirements. Inducements Needed "Althoughschool and community groups 'have co-operated on a large scale within the past few years to make the teaching profession more desirable through higher salaries and better working 'conditions, it is evident that further measures are necessary to induce intelligent and alert young men and women to train for this important field," savs D o c t o i Beard. The need for intensive, nationwide, selective recruitment programs is imperative, according to the N. E. A. study, 'a statement with-which Doctor Beard agrees "We must enlist even more of the best students from the high schoa graduating classes," he says. "In order to make a good elementary teacher," Doctor Bearc continues, "you need to. start with the high school graduate who has made a satisfactory scholarship record, who has a wholesome personality, who is a leader, and who has an interest in young children and other people." Growth HERE and THERE Cresco—Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Falardeau of St. Paul, Minn., are visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs E. L. Bradley and family in Cresco. LeRoy, Minn—Mr.- and Mrs. F L. Roy got as far as Fort Worth Tex., on their southern trip and due to sickness of Mrs. Roy returned home. Latimer — Mr. and Mrs. Kay Kunath and son of Spencer visited recently with her sister and family, Mr. and Mi's. Alva E Carls en. Chester—Mrs. Mabel Howe and daughter, Evelyn, of Decorah, Mrs Margery B'altes of St. Louis and Charles and Kenneth Howe of Waukon were recent callers at the George Ness home. Marble Rock — Union township CROP solicitors report $413.33 was raised. Thornton—Mr. and Mrs. Morgan Thomas of Whitewater, Wis., spent their Christmas vacation at the home of the latter's parents, Mr. and Mrs, R. E. James. Corwith—Mr. and Mrs. Harold Oxley, and 3 children and Mrs. Oxley's uncle, W. R. Miner, of Randalia, left on Thursday for South Dakota where they will spend the holidays with Mrs. Oxley's parents, -Mr. and Mrs. M. J. Crow, also her 2 brothers, Hirams and Harold. Kanawha—Mr. and Mrs. George Rachow accompanied their son- in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Kermit Hoick, and family to West Monroe, La., for a visit with their son, Harrison Rachow, and family. The Rachows will make an indefinite visit. Osa&e — Sylvia Krogstad, formerly of Minneapolis, now at the parental Oscar Krogstad home, began office work at Charles City Oliver corporation last week. Kanawha—Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Zeigler are the parents of a daughter, born Dec. 10, at the Belmond lospital. Osagre—Mr. and Mrs. Fred Crego Smith left for Fergus Falls, Minn., to visit their daughter and 'amily, the Robert M. St. Glairs 'or the holiday season. Swaledale—Mr. and Mrs. Earl Drury spent the Christmas holidays with Mr. and Mrs. Hershel Drury and daughter at Monticello. Garner—Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Fritsch were called to West Union SAVE ON YOUR AUTO INSURANCE 6 Mo. $6.60 Plus S5.00 Lifetime Membership Fee at Current Rate Complies With The Law • One-Half Million Policy Holden. • Nctloni! Standard Non-A3ies»b)n. Farmers' Insurance Group L. P. ENGEL DWTJUCT AGENT 117J N. Federal Phone 5270 BEST DECORATED-WiBning first prize ?h«i f M m€ -T? u° ra S .P rin » s 'for the Yuletide season is that of Mrs Ida Hartwig pictured above. The painting of carolers on the porch is the work of her daughter, Lola. Mrs Hartwig, who is 87 years old, is a longtime resident ot the town and a pioneer of the community. This is the first year prizes have been offered for residential decora- r± QO f Christmas and Mrs. Hartwig is proud of the $15 presented by the Commercial club. Second place went to Charles Albertson, $10, and 3rd to Harold Teeple $5 ' by the illness of Mrs. Fritsch's mother, Mrs. Alice Theobald. Mrs Theobald is at the West Union hospital. Chester — LaVonne Jones of Luther college is spending the holiday vacation at home. • Chester—Mr. and Mrs. A. C. •Uglum and son, Rodney, were guests at the home of Mrs. Uglum's brother and wife, Supt. and Mrs. A. O. Hendrickson, in Cresco. Nora Springs—The E. E. Hawke family has been released from scarlet fever quarantine. Meservey—Mrs. Bert Groen went to Council Bluffs to spend Christmas with her mother and sisters. Rites Set for Former Banker at Iowa Foils Iowa Falls — Funeral services for Oral M. Ganfield, 52, who died at Ellsworth Municipal hospital Sunday evening, will be at the Wood chapel Wednesday at 10:30 a. m. Burial will be in Mayne's Grove cemetery, north' of Iowa Falls. Death followed a .stroke. He Avas born Sept. 15, 1896, at Graettmger, son of Henry B.. arid Effie May Ganfield. He attended the Iowa Falls high school and Ellsworth college. He served in World war I, and was engaged in ,«?= i. lg for sever al years. Since 1935 he has been associated with Sumner Osgood in a business service firm. Survivors include a sister, Mrs. George Bonner of Roland; a brother, Roy -of Hastings, Minn. He was a member of -the Methodist church, American. Legion, Knights of Pythias, Elks lodge. Allison Gl Aids in "Operation Vittles" Wiesbaden, Germany _ p f c James A. Duffield, son of Mr. and Mrs. L. E. Duffield, Allison, Iowa, has been transferred from 7100 headquarters command wing to Rhine-Main air base near Frank- h«: has been assigned the 438th heavy signal construction company in Wiesbaden since S' \ 9 *£ ^ was a former student of the Allison public schools before enlisting in June, 1947. Dee. 28, • IMS 8 Hu»n City UUk«-Gfti«*U. MBMB Ctty, to. War II Dead Due to Arrive North lowans Among Bodies on Way Home Washington —Among the bodies of 4,384 World war II dead due to arrive from Europe aboard the U. S. army transport Barney Kirschbaurn are 76 lowans, according to announcement by the department of the army. Armed forces dead originally interred in temporary military cemeteries in France, Belgium, Holland and Luxembourg are among those being brought back to this country. ' North lowans in the list include the following, together with the next of kin: • Pvt. Qrval R. Alden; Milton L. Alden, Thornton. ' .*•- Pvt. Wayne W. T)ale, Mrs. Nettie D. Felkey, Armstro.ng. ,. j-. f Pfc. Neil L. Gilbertson; JaVa Gilbertson, Burr Oak. Pfc. Royal A. Jacobs; Hezzie ftf* Jacobs, Rudd. / 1st Lt. Alan R. Jacobson; Chns Jacobson, Britt. Sgt. William L. Monroe; Lloyd E. Monroe, Estherville. 1st Lt. Robert L. Sill; Nina S. Christopher, Eagle Grove. S/Sgt. Edwin E. Sowles; Mrs. Mary F. Sowles, Mason. City 2nd Lt. Robert L. Van Horn: Carl C. Van Horn, Hampton. 1st Lt. Jens T.'Weiby, Jr.; Jen* T. ;Weiby, Sr., Armstrong. As early as 1740, 3 marine regiments were recruited in America assembled in New York and performed valiant service in the West Indies for the Royal British navy it. as fll rs MACES for Complete Optical Service 21 Cast Stated*. Than. 577 Dr. R. J. Hanson, Optometrist WhH« stdtwalj Km, 01 lUusIralid, cvollofaU at infra Mft -check the .1 E VER since this '49 Buick made its bow, we've been telling you it's a buy. We've invited you to match it- feature by feature and dollar for dollar—with anything else offered to you. You can start with the delivered prices shown here. But don't stop with that. Check the policy under which Buicks are sold —and see for yourself that Buick means a. better deal as well as a better buy! Briefly, our Four-Square sales policy is this: 1. NO PRICE PADDING! We guarantee our prices to contain nothing but charges that were standard practice in figuring prewar delivered prices. You receive an itemized bill of sale showing all charges. A nd we display our prices in our showroom. •2. NO "LOADING" OF UNWANTED ACCESSORIES. All cars are delivered with accessories as ordered. We pledge ourselves to add no "extras" you do not want. 3. NO COMPULSORY TRADE-INS. Selling used cars is part of our business. Naturally we like to take cars in trade. But you do not have to sell your car to us! We will take your order, and deliver your car, without requiring a car in trade!, • 4. NO COLLUSION WITH "GRAY MARKETEERS." We will not knowingly be party to a sale of Buick cars to any individual who operates in the "gray market." Our interest is entirely in delivering cart to bona fide customers. In other words—you know exactly where you stand when you buy a Buick. What you get—what you pay-all the details of the deal open and aboveboard. So we repeat; Check the price. Check the policy. Buick's the buy any way you want to look at it. TODAY'S BUICK DELIVERED PRICES 46S 2-DoorSedonef 56S 57 76S 77 2-Door 4-Door Sedan (SK PANEL ABOVE AT RIGHT) SPECIAL SERIES ..$2,157 47 4-Door S«dar» SUPER SERIES . $2,387 56C Convertible .. $2,487 59 Esfaf* Wogon $2,231 $2,919 $3,524 RO ADM ASTER SERIES 2-Door Sedanet .. $2,926 76C Convertible $3468 4-Door Sec/art ... $3,047 79 Esfof. Wagon ... ^062 J* /«•/! /WHlT .'I Ijfottf'»/>f/rs .m- litiilt BUCK Tun* in H£N«y J. 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