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March 8, 1947

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 3

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;^^ 6 March 8, 1947 Mason City GI0b«-Gmxctte. Mason City, Program Given by Rebekahs After Lodge Queen Rebekah lodge met Friday evening in the I. O. O. F. hall, the session being followed by a program and box social. Officers wore the new cord regalia, recently purchased. Balloting on candidates was conducted. The lodge voted to accept an invitation to attend the First Methodist church for memorial services in June. It was announced that guest night will be observed March 21, with members of nearby lodges attending. There will be initiation of candidates and lunch will be served by the Me, N, O and P committees with Mmes, L. A. Parker and Luella Pippert as chairmen. The charter was draped in memory of Ella MacGregor and George Failor. Taking part in the ceremonies were Mmes. G. E. Dunton, Irw'in Repp, Ecb Huffman and O. F. Repp. Mrs. J. E. Vesterby sang "Oh That Will Be Glory for Me," accompanied by Mrs. Art Ready. A barbershop quartet composed of Mmes. Ernest Allen, Donald Dye, Victor Hertig and Ernest Zerble sang several numbers and joined Mmes. Guy Martin, Franz Curtis, J. E. Vesterby and Irwin Repp in choruses. Mmes. Vesterby and Curtis sang duets, "Just Takin' It Easy" and "Uncle Remus." A mock wedding was performed with Mrs. B. Kintz, Mrs. G. G. Weida, Mrs. Ted Leaman, Miss Berneice Reynolds and Mrs. Clarence Hubacher taking part. The ensemble concluded with "Goodnight People." Oliver Repp auctioned off the boxes for the box social and coffee was served by Mmes. Maude Maxson, W. M. Huffman, F. Curtis and W. E. Brown. STURM-FOSTER Charles City—Mrs. J. A. Foster announces the marriage of her daughter, Maxine, to George C. Sturm, at Minneapolis, Minn., on Aug. 3, 1946. The double ring ceremony was performed in the home of the bride's uncle, J. R. Marlow. She was graduated from the Charles City high schcool, attended Iowa State Teachers college at Cedar Falls and later was employed in the Dr. Salsbury laboratories here. He was recently discharged from the navy, having served 3 years and 2 months as a seaman 1/c. They are making their home in Charles City. Woman's Club to Hear Wisconsin College President SOCIAL CALENDAR MONDAY U. G. L. club— 1, Mrs. B. B. Bagley, 610 N. Federal. First Christian board— 2, church. Monroe-Washington P. T. A. board— 2, Mrs. Roger Patton, 623 Adams N. W. Chautauqua club— Mrs. Max Boyd, 1125 3rd S. W. Monday club— 101 Ken- Mrs. George Senn., tucky S. E. Twentieth Century club- Mrs. H. J. Steinberg, 920 Washington N. W. Y. W. C. A. membership— 6:30, Y. W. C. A. Toastmistress club— 6:30, Cerro Gordo hotel. A. A. U. W.— 7, Mrs. Hazel Chappell, 232 Crescent drive. Beta Sigma Phi (Beta Phi)— 7:30, Hotel Hanford. Beta Sigma Phi (Alpha Chi)— 7:30, Barbara Hird, 128 3rd N. W. Amvet auxiliary— 7:30, Y. W. C. A. Daughters of Veterans— 7:45, Hi-12 clubrooms. Velcda club— 7:45, Mrs. C. M. Welch, 801 2nd S. W. « St. Gertrude's circle— 8, Mrs. Dale Clark, 112 Tennessee S. E. Good Cheer lodge— 8, Labor hall. TUESDAY Wa-Tan-Ye club— 12, Hotel Hanford. Priscilla club— 1. Mrs. Oscar McEldoon, Clear Lake. -, South Side Friendly club— 1, Mrs. Milton Sherman, 507 20th S. E. Amvet Madison division— 1:30, Mrs. George Gettman, 134 29th S. W. Amvet unit 319— 2, Mrs. Await Jahnke, 2019 Harding S. W: Woman's club— 2:15, First Methodist church. Grant P. T. A.— 2:30, school. First Christian fellowship— 6:20, church. Calvary circle— 7:30, Mrs. Maurice H. Anderson, 20 6th S. E. STARTING MONDAY MARCH 10 WE WILL BE OPEN EACH MONDAY 11 A.M. to 6:30 P. M. Will hove 1 \'i pound boxes wrapped for mailing. B. B. DOBSON CANDY SHOP 401 North Federal Avenue " S ' 4 "A MIRACLE CAN HAPPEN"—That's the title of the film in which Mason City's Betty Caldwell plays opposite Fred MacMurray. The picture, now in production, is a Benedict Bogeaus-Burgess Meredith panoramic comedy and Leslie Fenton directs the sequence in which Miss Caldwell appears. There are 3 sequences in the film. In the second sequence, Paulette Goddard and Burgess Meredith appear and in the 3rd, James Stewart and Delores Moran. Betty was ——— • -*loaned by Hunt Stromberg for this film which will be released by United Artists. She made her first appearance " a Hunt Stromberg production Trinity Garfield circle— 7:30, Mrs. Clifford Pierce, 234 6th S. E. Clio Club- Mrs. Dean Lightner 507 East State. Unity chapter No. 58, O. E. S.— 7:30, Masonic temple. St. Dorothy's circle— 8, Mrs. M. J. Morland, 608 Carolina S. E. First Christian group 8— 8, Mrs. Lowell Chinander, 821 Connecticut N. E. Phoenician club— S, Mrs. Kenneth Neu, Cerro Gordo hotel. Holy Family circle 6— 8, Mrs. Clint Conrey, 514i Washington N. W. Subordinate lodge No. 224— 8, I. O. O. F. hall. WEDNESDAY Emanon club— 1, Mrs. P. T. Umbarger, Eadmar hotel. Fortnightly club— 1:45, Mrs. Martin Peterson, 1312 Adams N. W. Central Heights club— 2, Mrs. Frank DeVary. Social Hour club— Mrs. A. M. Avery. Navy Mothers— 2, Labor hall. Harding P. T. A. board— 2:30, Mrs. Thor Jensen, 1450 Virginia N. E. Central Lutheran west group— 2:30, Mrs. George Branscombe, 304 Jefferson N. W. You Too— can now enjoy IOWA'S FINEST BREAD Flavorful NUTRITION 'Fresh Daily-Ask Your Grocer m . __. _ _ in "Strange Woman," lately at the Cecil and although there were but brief glimpses of her in the church scenes, she was quickly and pleasurably identified by her many hometown friends who have followed her career with interest. The fact that Betty is appearing opposite Fred MacMurray was noted recently in Hedda Hopper's column, and during the March of Dimes drive, she was interviewed over the air concerning.her career, her new role and her 2 year contract which she has signed with Stromberg. Betty is the daughter of Mrs. Leon Coggins, 206 N. Federal, and ill be remembered here as Betty Chapman. Central Lutheran S. E. group— 2:30, Mrs. Mollie Carlson, 539 8th S. E. McKinley P. T. A.— 2:30, school. Madison P. T. A.— 2:30, school, board at 1:30. Girl Scouts— 6:30, Y. M. C. A. Lincoln P. T. A. board— 7:30, Mrs. Charles Grippen, 1107 Pennsylvania N. E. V. F. W. auxiliary— 8, V. F. W. home. Bethlehem General aid— 8:30, church social room. THURSDAY Hanford Ladies aid— 12:30, Mr. and Mrs. John Heinselman. Thursday Bridge club— 1, Mrs. Ira Stinson, 722 First N. W. T. C. club— 1, Eadmar hotel. Grace Evangelical Women's soc- society— 2, parsonage, 1412 Adams N. W. Baptist Gildner division— 2 Mrs. Grace Dickson, 2405 Jefferson S. W. Trinity Roosevelt circle — 2 Mrs. Enid Johnson, 542 20th S. E. . Immanuel circle 2— 2:30, Mrs. Oscar O'Green, 740 4th S. W. Monroe-Washington P. T. A.— '2:30, school. Athenian' club— Mrs. W. B. McGrane, 327 Maryland S. E. Garfield P. T. A.— 2:30, school, board at 1:15. Energetic class— Conregational church. G. I. A. to B. L. E.— 3, Labor temple. Immanuel board— 7:30, church. Grace Evangelical group 3— 7:30 to 9:30, church, silver tea. St. James Senior league— 7:30, church parlors. Baptist Thome division— 7:30, Mrs. R. R. Buchanan, 824 Carolina N. E. Holy Family circle 16— 7:45. Mrs. W. A. Berry, 210 7th N. E. Harding P. T. A.— 8, school Baptist Y. W. A.— 8, Mrs. O. J. McFarlin, 809 East State. Anchor Encampment auxiliary— 8, I. O. O. F. hall. R. N. A.— 8, Labor hall Trades and Labor assembly— 8, Labor hall. FRIDAY Baptist Rugg group— 12:45, Mrs. E. W. Guild, 12J Delaware S. E. Presbyterian Women's association— 1,: Southwest circle, Mrs. John Jim Dan Hill To Be Speaker at Gathering "Education in America and England—A Contrast" will be the topic of a talk to be given by Dr. Jim Dan Hill, president of State Teachers college, Superior, Wis., at the March general meeting of the Woman's club Tuesday afternoon at 2:15 in the First Methodist church. . Officers will be elected during the business session and the musical section of the program will be provided by Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Hobson who will sing. Doctor Hill served in both world wars, having been military governor of Leipzig during the early occupation. His decorations include" the victory medals for World wars 1 and 2, defense medal, European theater with 5 campaign stars and arrowhead £or the Normandy Beach assault, air medal for more than 35 artillery-air missions, bronze star medal lor command of the task force that, mopped up and organized government of Leipzig until the Russians arrived, Legion of Merit for operations in the battle of the Bulge, French Croix de Guerre with palm and chevalier, Legion d'Honneur for operations in France. • In addition to his military record, Doctor Hill has been assistant commandant ol the Guli Coast Military academy, professor of English at the New Mexico School of Mines, assistant professor of English and economics at the Michigan College of Mines and chairman of the department of social sciences at State Teachers college in River Falls, Wis. He became president of the Superior college in 1931. Miss Ruth Trainor to Wed R. Traeger West Union—Mrs. Anson Quack* enbush, Waterloo, announces the engagement and approaching marriage of her daughter, Miss Ruth Trainor, West Union, to Robert L. Traeger, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Traeger, West Union. Miss Trainor, a graduate of West Union high school, is employed in the local office of the Northwestern Bell Telephone company and Mr. Traeger ,also a graduate from West Union high school, is an army veteran and owns half interest in the Eldorado store which he operates. The wedding will take place in the spring or early summer. 2 McKinley Grades Go on Honor Roll McKinley school climbed on the dental honor roll during the week for the first time this year, with children of 2 grades having had dental attention during the year. First grade from McKinley on the honor roll is Miss Elizabeth Murray's 4th and 2nd, Miss Geraldine Anderson's first. Five Roosevelt grades also went on the honor roll. Miss Maurine Benz' 4th, Miss Alice Campbell's 2nd, Miss Mamie Dreblow's kindergarten, Mrs. Feme Young's 3rd and Miss Marjorie Voyce's 6th. Program Presented for Women of Moose Women of the Moose met in Moose hall for a regular session, followed by a chapter night program in charge of the social service chairman, Mrs. G. A. Scheppler. During the meeting, Mrs. Elmer Person, senior regent, announced an invitation from the state dean of the academy of friendship, Mrs. Albert Johnson of Fort Dodge, to participate in the state ritual drill staff. The audit was read by Mrs. Vern Mott and Mrs. B. A. Nassen, recorder, have the first of a series of readings of the new by-laws. Mrs. Guy Rourke was given the full initiatory degree. The program included 2 vocal solos by Mrs. George Gettman, an exhibition of baton twirling by Phyllis Gourley and 2 readings by Colleen Scheppler. The social service committee served refreshments. Mrs. Walter Carr will be hostess at the March 19 public card party. Mrs. Robert Whitney will entertain the W. O. T. M. March 18 at her home at 11:30 a. m. for pot luck and child study. The March 20 session will be an open meeting. BITS ABOUT'EM Mrs. Leonard Woodward, Mrs. Wayne McGowan, and Mrs. W. B. Ostby, representing the Mason City P. T. A., Mrs. J. J. Koolbeck ol Garner and Mrs. W. H. Duesenberg of Clear Lake attended the district P. T. A. board meeting at Charles City Friday. Plans were made for the spring P. T. A. conference at Clear Lake April 15. Mr. and Mrs. D. F. Sullivan and daughter, Catherine of Clarion are visiting at the D. E. Sullivan home, 210 Connecticut N. E. Zurbrigen, 320 Beaumont drive; 1:30: northwest circle, Mrs. Roy McKinney, 812 Adams N. W., southeast circle, Mrs. Harold Johnson, Green Mill; 2:30: Northeast circle, Mrs. Frank Umbarger, 13i First S. E. Congregational Women— 1, church, board at II. First Methodist W. S. C. S.— 1, church, St. John's Womanhood— 2. guild hall. L. A. P. M.— 8, I. O. O. F. NEW ADDRESS MASON CITY Mary-Martha Class MeetsatY.W.CA. Mrs. Paul Barclay was hostess to the Mary and Martha class of the First Christian church at the Y. W. C. A. Friday afternoon. The business session was conducted by Mrs. Barclay and reports were given including the budget committee report presented by Miss Agnes Stevenson. The class voted $5 to the Red Cross. Mrs. W. G. Schrader reviewed and read parts of the book, "The Transforming Friendship" by Leslie D. Weatherhead. A St. Patrick motif was carried out in the decorations and refreshments. Mrs. Lulu Kislia presided at the tea table. Mrs. Ida Slack was a guest. —o— MARRIAGE LICENSES ISSUED TO COUPLES West Union—Kilmer Lyngaas, 33, Postville, and Dorothy Nevin, 23, Clermont; Dalbert Glew, 23, Fayette, and Norma Gilley, 17, Maynard, have been issued li- cens to wed. has been carefully selected by our Thornfon Sfyle Committee - 10 give you the best ,in quality and up-to-the-minut^ correctness tn style. r $6.98 Globe-Gazette Photo GLAD TO BE BACK IN NORTH IOWA—Mr. and Mrs. S. M. Lee are new residents In Mason City, but North Iowa is not new to them, since Mr. Lee's home was in Hanlontown and Mrs. Lee's in Fertile, and about 3 years ago they lived in Mason City for a year. They are all glad to be back here, including 13 year old Joan who is in the 8th grade at Roosevelt junior high school j ~ "~ and 6 year old Jon, in the first grade at Garfield. Mr. Lee is the new manager of the Ward Farm store having held a similar position at Oskaloosa before coming here. He arrived here in November, 1946, and his family came, Jan. 4. They are renting a home at 525 Carolina S. E. When they lived in Mason City before, Mr. Lee was a salesman for Wards. Mr. Lee attended Iowa State Teachers college at Cedar Falls, specializing in coaching. He has officiated at numerous basketball games in this area. The Lees are members of the Trinity Lutheran church and Mr. Lee is a member of the Moose lodge. Baptist Women Union Meets for Luncheon Sixty members of the Baptist Women's union met for a luncheon Friday afternoon in the church, served by circle 10 of which Mrs. Herschel O'Brien is chairman. St. Patrick's decorations were used. Mrs. June Kern presided at the business session at which amendments to the by-laws were read. A mission group meeting was announced for March 17 with Mrs. L T. Hawkins and a W. C. T. U. county institute at the church March 19 with the Rev. A. N. Rogness and the Rev. H. P. Rumford as speakers. A panel discussion on "Christian Influence in the Home" was conducted with Mrs. C. E. Oeschger as chairman. Mrs. Rumford had devotions. Mrs. F. A. Neville discussed "Family Devotions," Mrs. C. E. Cooper, "Developing Spirituality;" Mrs. Nord Siglin, "Racial Intolerance;" and Mrs. Harvey Adams, "Ideas and Ideals First Taught in the Home." The Sweet group will be hostess to the April 11 meeting and the R. group will be in charge of the program. Best Dressed Girl No Clothes Horse By CLAIRE COX United Press Staff Correspondent Chicago, (U.R) — Evelyn Hall, named one of the 10 best-dressed working girls in the U. S., said Saturday she really had hardly a thing to wear. "I don't even own an evening dress," she said. Miss Hall was among 10 American girls whom the Mayfair Magazine Fashion Guild selected for looking most chic in wardrobes which are "the result of their own earnings." She is employed as office manager at a commercial art gallery where she earns a "modest" salary overseeing the work of two other girls. "I don't know why they picked on me," Miss Hall said. "I'm not glamorous and I don't want to be. I don't want people to point me out as a clothes horse, either." She said her .small wardrobe was hardly enough to fill one closet, and she hasn't even owned an evening dress for at least six years. The rest of her attire includes only six suits—one of them three years old—, "four or five dresses," four hats, four pairs of shoes, three handbags, and one Persian lamb coat. "I try to keep basic," she said. "My clothes all were in .plain colors and of conservative—but stylish—design." SPRINGER-PATCHEN Charles City—Mr. and Mrs. George Patchen of River Edge, N. J., announce the marriage of their daughter, Carolyn Frances, to Donald B. Springer, BM 3/c, U. S. navy, son of Mr. and Mrs. Sam Springer of Charles City, which took place Saturday in New Jersey. They were to start for Charles City immediately after the ceremony to visit at Ihe home of the bridegroom's parents. THORNTON HATS EXCLUSIVE wirn us 26-28 EAST STATE For March Parties You'll Want BORDEN'S SHAMROCK CENTER ICE CREAM Choose the St. Patrick's Day theme for your early March entertaining . . . use a green and white color scheme . . . and serve Borden's delicious Shamrock Center Ice Cream with its green mint shamrock in a creamy vanilla quart. Xour neighborhood Borden dealer has this special ice cream now. Enjoy it often between now and March 17. Borden's Flavor of the Month HAZEL NUT ICE CREAM Think of Borden's smoother than smooth vanilla ice cream full of crunchy, toasted hazel nuts! What a flavor! Try it right away! See for yourself how delicious Borden's Hazel Nut really is! Cream

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