Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa on December 22, 1948 · Page 28
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Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 28

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Former Hampton Girl to Be Wed in Paris Hampton — clerk the last 16 months. She will sail Jan. 12 for Paris France, where her marriage to Davjd Galula, military attache of the French embassy, will take Place early next year. 6 Truckers have increased payload with stainless S *"; TT £ e greater strength of the metal has permitted a re-designing ° f the trailer bodies so that ifrger tK 1Cr loads can ^ car r the same overall space. Open .Wednesday and Thursday Evenings 'Ti Til 9 ARROW FINE QUALITY HANDKERCHIEFS r These fine Arrow Hankies are available in a wide choice of colors or pure white. Plain or monogrammed. 35 UP 30 E. State WHERE GOOD CLOTHING IS NOT EXPENSIVE Recommends Annual Meeting for Iowa State Legislature By DWIGHT McCORMACK i Des Moines, (&) — if one Iowa legislator has his way about it there will be annual rather than biennial sessions of the legislature. Rep. A. E. Rankin (R.-Hampton) said Friday in replying to an Associated Press legislative preview survey he would introduce a bill for that purpose in the 1949 legislature. "I think the legislature should meet half as long but meet every year," Rankin said. "It wouldn't cost any more. "To me it is poor business to run a business as lare as this state, and meet only every 2 years. This state has gotten too large and has too much business for its 'board of directors' to go home and tell the hired man to run it for 2 years. Too Expensive "It is expensive (the legislative process) in. that we have to have extra sessions, and then too the new men have lots to get the first term. ''They will be of more help to their people if they get at least one time In the session when they can act as a part of the experienced legislators." Rankin, 60, a farm manager and insurance man, will begin his 2nd term when the legislature meets Jan. 10. His proposal has been offered in some previous sessions without success, but usually by a democrat. Republicans again will hold a substantial majority in the 1949 session. The biennial sessions usually last about 3 months. They cost several hundred thousand dollars a session. There have been numerous extra sessions in recent years, for one reason and another. Wants Pay Hike Another legislator commented in the survey that he thought the pay of the legislators should be HAWLTON-WALTHAM- EV6W*CAi.VEHT MASON CITYS E H 0 R Q O G i S GOOD NEWS FOR X-MAS SHOPPERS! WE OFFER MERCHANDISE RECEIVED TOO LATE AT A SACRIFICIAL PRICE SPECIAL 5.95 GABARDINE SHIRTS Hollywood Style 3.95 Many Colors SPECIAL 3.65 White DRESS SHIRTS 2.65 SPECIAL WARM JACKETS increased. He is Rep.-Elect A C Hanson (R.-Inwood), a former legislator who is returning to lawmaking. Hanson didn't say he would propose an increase. But he did say: "After scouting for rooms, I am impressed with the need of increasing the pay of legislators to provide at least living costs while in the city. "Conditions are quite different than in the 45th (1933) general assembly. We are now in an inflationary price level as compared with the depression then." Proposal Sidetracked A measure before the 1947 legislature proposing a pay increase for the lawmakers was sidetracked although that session gave a full round of salary boosts to state officials. A member of the next session who declined to identify himself by name said he would like to see passage of a bill "to prohibit any state employe, receiving a larger salary than the governor." The governor gets $12,000 a year. But the state salary book for the last fiscal year showed the presidents of the University of Iowa and Iowa State college, and the football coach at the University topped the governor in salary. Another legislator's view 13 that' "there are too many laws already. I don't intend to introduce any bills in the next legislature." Values up to 10.95 6.95 SPECIAL t;r GLOVES ..2.69 1.001ET". 1.00 BOSTON STORE 123 South Federal HERE and THERE Crystal Lake—Mr. and Mrs. James Nelson and family returned home from Cresco where they visited Henry Olson who has been a patient in the hospital. Kanawha—Guests in the Charles Brower home recently were Mr. and Mrs. Ray Dinham, and Roscoe and Calvin Stueland of Minneapolis. Lakota—A son was born to Mr. and Mrs. Gene Garrett Monday at the Buffalo Center hospital. Garner—Billy Quintus, 2 year old son of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Quintus, submitted to major surgery at Mercy hospital in Mason City Tuesday. Plymouth—Mr. and Mrs. Harold Wyborny and family left for California to spend the holidays with Mrs. Wyborny's father, T. M. Butts, and sister, Mrs. Mildred Mundt. Goldfield—R. H. Godfredson, who left recently for the southern states, has written friends he plans to spend the winter at Brownsville, Texas. Clarksville—Dr. and Mrs. P. A Weires will leave Wednesday for a visit'with their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. William Shearn, at Bowling Green, Ky. Meservey—Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Sprau are spending several days at the home of the former's brother and wife, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Sprau. Plymouth—Ray Conner of Buffalo Center has opened a barbershop here and has moved into Mrs. Nellie Tenny's apartment Goldfield—Mr. and Mrs. Charles Trayer left Thursday for Texas where they plan to spend the winter. Clarksville—Mr. and Mrs. Frank Raisty have gone to Glendale, Cal., for the winter months. Meservey—Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Kuhler were recent Des Moines callers. Plymouth—Mr. and Mrs. John Van Syckle and daughter, leave Sunday for Connecticut to spend the holiday vacation with Mr. Van Syckle's mother and other kinfolk Meservey—Don Meints has accepted a position at the Fischer Implement company. Thornton—Mr. and Mrs. John Matthews entertained friends in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Baker's 40th wedding anniversary. They were presented with gifts. Chapin—Mr. and Mrs. F. A. McCoy were recent guests in Crawfordsville with the latter's mother who is ill in a hospital. Garner—Hancock county supervisors will take the annual inventory at the county home on Tuesday, Dec. 28. Meservey—Mr. and Mrs. Zerbel of Mason City are the parents of a son. Mrs. Zerbel is the fonner Betty Hartfelder of Meservey. Thornton—Mr. and Mrs. Heiko Janssen left for Texas where they will spend several weeks. Rake—Miss Marion Matson, a bride of this month, was honored at a variety shower at the Zion Lutheran church parlors recently. Gamer—Jackie Elling, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Elling, a student at St. Elizabeth's nurses' training school in Washington, D. C. r will arrive home this weekend to spend the holiday vacation with her parents and brother, Kay. Lakota—Mrs. Robert Dyer and sons of Des Moines are at the narental C. G. Frye home. Mr. Frye recently fell and broke sev- ex-al ribs. Garner—Dr. and Mrs. A. G. Landon and daughter. Pamela, left for California Saturday to visit Dr. Landon's parents for several weeks. Dr. Landon is a Garner dentist. Meservey—Dr. and Mrs. G. E. Jurgenson, Susan Jurgenson and Bill Slusher were recent guests at the parental George Jurgenson home, also at the Ralph Jurgenson home at Truman. Minn. Eagle Grove—T h e junior col lege students and faculty enjoyed their Christmas party at the school cafeteria. A novelty Christmas exchange completed an evening of dancing. Refreshments were served. Latimcr—Mr. and Mrs. Robert Kragel, Mr. and Mrs. Will Richts- mcier and Mr. and Mrs. Harold Richtsmeier and family of Dumont were recent visitors of Mr, and Mrs, Carl H. Kragel. ucina . . sse s 209 South Federal Across From The Strand Theater Afoson City's Newest and Smartest Short Order Cafe Shown above is the interior of Basse's Short Order Cafe. Every piece of equipment is of the newest and latest design . . . assuring you of the fastest possible counter service. Open Daily from 7 a. rrr to 2 a. m. After the show ... dance ... or anytime when you feel in need of good - • • ' wholesome food . . . stop in for a delicious, taste tempting, snack or ' lunch. You will also enjoy the friendly atmosphere and fast courteous ' service that our modern cafe offers you. FAST COUNTER SERVICE . .. SANDWICHES . . . STEAKS . . . CHICKEN Open Wednesday and Thursday Evenings Till 9 DOLLARS GO FURTHER! 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