Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on May 21, 1931 · Page 4
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, May 21, 1931
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kOjr^v PAGE FOUR KOSSUTM C6UNT*¥ AfrVANCB, AtQONA. tOWA &t>Ditncc A Weekly Newspaper Fonndcd In 1901. CENTERED AS SECOND CLASS MATTER December 31, 1908, at the Postofflce at Al- Iowa, under the act of March 2, 1S79. TERMS OF SUnSCHIl'TIOJT AMESOCRATS, COLORED 1'R-ESS. AM) IIAMMILT, HEHIME DIEHAKDS [Monroe Coim(.v Jioivs.J Sympathetic as we lire with any program •which will continue In Improve Ihe roads of Iowa, we have Hide pallonee wllh (ho efforts to discredit Governor Dan Turner for his veto of Iho road 1)111. As we understand It. the governor plaeed his slump of disapproval on this bill because of Ihe fuel that II provided for unwarranted and nnnceded expansion of Iho present primary road system, nnd threatened to postpone. Indefinitely Mie needed al-tendon to the secondary roads of the state. Our candid opinion Is that It is time wo had n governor wlio didn't have one ear turned coiisliiiilly In (lie dlrecllmi of tlint handsome highway commission building In Ames; Ihe other on the offices of the Iowa (Joint lioiids Association in lies .Moines, in recent, years any one who has dared lo criti- cise tlie Amos autocrats wiss Immediately branded as :i miid-roadcr and several other choice epilhels. The individual who deplored the waste and extravagance which was constantly In evidence in die mushroom growfli of our highway system was ticketed as being nnprogri'sslve. To differ with the chief of the autocrats, Fred While, was Ihe unpardonable sin. Itul times change. The administration of Governor Turner may Iinve- been a mess. One of Its bright spots, we believe, Is his courage In calling a halt to this riot of luxury In the matter of roads nnd insisting that there were others to be considered be- eldo tho trans-state tourists and die cement plants of the state. [Esllicrvllle Dally >'cws.] Oov. Dan Turner Is still attacked by the reactionary daily press of Iowa. Some of these papers of Hie la^je cities In Iowa would pretend that, the governor has now done something terrible In turning down the road act, ftut In every case these same papers which criticise him, also fought him In the election. They were hostile to him and his tax pro- grum then and they are yet. Some of those larger dallies have gone through the pretense of treating' the news events of the last ses- • slon of the legislature In an Impartial way, but in reality their news columns were framed against the governor. Governor Turner, in so far as wo havo been able to see, did exactly what the voters expected of him. The enemies he bus now are those he had when he ran for office and the road act is Just a sham. The real Issue Is still taxes, lie should turn a denf ear to die reactionary press. They weren't able before to defeat this man, who lost only IS voles in his home county, and they probably won't, be able to do so again. [Representative "Uaniey" Allen In the [I'ocahontas County Democrat.] The die-hards of the old llammlll regime arc sharpening their axes. Their camp followers in the country newspaper game are doing In an editorial way what their big ally, 'tlie neivspuper IOWH depends nil." does in reporting the news—distort the fuels, misrepresent, the motives of tlieir opponents and confuse the people of (lie state. Uiil n year is a long time, and the Democrat fondly hopes that these die-hards bring on their Glen Haynes or some oilier candidate to contest with Dun Turner for the governorship, l.y that lime the iico\il(> will be informed and then what a licking will bo handed die diehards of the old llammlll regime. ruthless foe, 1 but the Turner cause thrived under' spirited opposition a year ago and there is evidence that It will do so again if need be, Plain Talk seems to believe that the movement for a candidate against Turner Is futile and will die out. People who like a good fight will hope not, and If the opposition picks Haynes, eo much the better. There are a lot of Turner sharp-shooters who would be delighted with Haynes for a target. They need not oil up their guns yet, however. "When the cocky "good roads" boys have had time to cool off they may listen to hard sense and conclude to make the best of a losing bargain. Topics of the Times There is sound economics behind President Hoover's insistence that wages be kept up. Reduce wages and you automatically reduce buying power, the very thing needed to set the wheels of industry turning again. The Colyum Let's Not Be Too D—d Serious I N HIS INHUMAN Interest column H. Ward Barnes, addresses the following communication to "John W. Cnlry. Editor Rear Seat, Sioux City Journal"— "\Ve got to do something about your grammarian partner, W. C. Dewel up at Algonn. He rends the Eagle every week, selects a-few misspelled words and some grammatical errors and broadcasts them to the world. Last week he wrote Roy .Tnrnngln over at Peterson about the way I spell 'reign' and 'renown 1 . I was wrong 'nnd knew It (afterwards). But why not compliment me on the thousands o£ words I spell correctly each week. 'But last week I 1 thought I might catch Dewel EIGHT GRADUATES AT ST, BENEDICT GRADUATE MAT 31 Closing exercises' of St. Benedict ichool, St. Benedict auditorium, May 31, 1931, at 8 p. m., St. ^ Benedict. Graduates. Hare Rahm Lillian Fehr Daniel Frochlich Lucille Eisenbarth hnrles Stu Click Rosalia Rahm napping'on those'academic tests all the leading Tin- esteemed Mason City O.-O. says it would j high schools, (including 1 Algona), .are holding. : be easier to repose confidence in the governor's ] ifany of our exchanges in reporting the results i course- if he had obtained his road legislation ! counsel from someone other than Attorncy-CJen- jeral Fletcher. Presumably the G. G. has In I mind the seven distinguished lawyers who dis- i.Dented from Fletcher's opinion that the bonding i art was unconstitutional only to be discomfited ! later by the supreme court decision upholding , the Fletcher opinion. j Editor Rny Sperbeck, of the Swea City Herald, j got the impression (see clipping, foot of this i column) that the political stump speech in I which Editor O'Brien, o£ the Council Bluffs Non-Pareil, flayed Turner and Brookhart was made before the Iowa weekly press association, but instead it was made before the daily press association. .Let Mr. Sperbeck and everybody slse keep their eyes peeled when they read political stuff in the daily papers. In many counties last year the voters gave their reactionary local newspapers what amounted to a vote of no confidence, but the editors, true to Bourbon instincts, learned nothing. They nre again aping the reactionary dailies and riding to the same old fall. The Council Bluffs Non-Pareil exhorts its fellow anti-income taxers to plan attacks on all fronts in case another tire-primary campaign develops next year. Well, the C. B. N.-P. ought to be appointed general or something on the misrepresentation front. The Mason City Globe-Gazette has twice asserted that Governor Turner could have had a state income tax if he had insisted on passage of the assessor bill in the House. Presumably the G.-G. would not broadcast this claim without facts to back it up. Let's see the proof, please. Opinions of the Editors Legislators Who Stood for the People. Ringsted Dispatch—Two of the outstanding men in the legislature this year were Representative Bonnstettcr of Kossuth county and Representative Donlon of Palo Alto county. Both were serving their first terms and both were deincrats. Our .state legislature in both house and senate would be better if there were more j democratic members. I Oh, They Just Carry "Water lo the Dailies. I Iowa Falls Citizen—The Newell Mirror I serves that the county papers that opposed Turi nor in the primary have all come out of their | holes .-iwiin. VPS, and they will nil crawl back in again after the next primary. Yes, Indeed. It Was SO Kmbarrasslnsv! in geometry tents, spelled it "p-1-a-l-n" geometry, so I thought I would see how Dewel spelled plane geometry, AND THE STORY WAS NOT IN DBWEL'S NEWSPAPER AT ALL. I ask John, which is the greater journalistic sin, misspell a word now and then nnd print, the news, or omit the news but know how to spell— n your neighbor's newspaper? "Talk about catching Dewel napping, why John, he Was fast asleep." K Well, Ward, we are afraid John won't answer Because he will be mad about your misspelling ifs name, and, besides, he will be pained by 'grammatical errors," which are impossible Ward, and by your omission of the question nark after your first question, and by the absence of a few needed commas, and, again AVard, live newspapers often do not have room for all the news, and that is why the story about the academic tests is still on a galley in the back shop, Ward, and may be run this week 01 may be dumped, and we do compliment youi spelling, Ward, it's a gift, also your grammar which is wonderful, and we wouldn't razz anybody for misspelling "plane" in plane geometry Ward, you can spell it any way you like and the worse the better, and college algebra, and analytic geometry, and trigonometry too, the same al being inventions of the devil himself, Ward, and if you'll come up sometime we'll show you our old texts, and you'll find the back of our college algebra broken, because one clay—It was 3 years ago this coming fall, AVard—we lost our sublime patience, and arose in white wrath anc let fly with that blankety-blank bpok at "the door, AVard, and ever since we have kept thosi lowdown books as a warning againSst losing ou temper, and nowadays whenever we' get to argu ing all over the map with some editorial dumb bell we just glance at those accusing books AVard, and that is why we never get angry ir an editorial fight, but just shoot our adversary full of holes'and let it go at that, which is th best way in the world to lick him to a frazzle AVard, and next time you get into a fight we' lend you the books, nnd you can try them ou free gratis without any charge, AVard. TI— >•> 'i '' ' ' ' Rose Drill, Grammar grades. Shepherd Boy's Prayer, >p!anO,solo, Marian Arndorfer, ' . . .*. ._ Conferring, of 'Honors, Rev. B. * • LoeCtelholz. Murmuring Sea, class 'spng, graduates; piano, Marlail Arhdorfer. Admission; Adults 60d; Children, l'5e, SON Yancis Froehlich Anna Wltte Class motto; Knowledge and Virtue United. Ilass colors: Orchid and Nile Green. !lass flower; Carnation. Program. Playing Soldier, piano solo, Marian \rndorfer. Welcome, Maxlne Cnpesltis. 1 Love> My Dove, dialogue, Intermediate grades. Cracker Drill and Dialogue, Primary grades. Ain't That Mvisic Grand? song, Intermediate grades. Boat Race, piano solo, Dolores Eich. Wanted—A Maid, comedy in three nets, Grammar grades. Merry Eyes Waltz, (after 1st act) piano, -Marian Arndorfer; violin, Martha Krieps. Radio Boys, (after 2nd • act) piano solo, Rosalia Rahm. Home, Sweat Homo, (after 3rd act; guitar, Alfrieda Arndorfer. First Class Hotel, comedy, Grammar grades. Red AVing, 1st guitar, AVilma Arend, 2nd guitar, Alfrieda Arndorfer. Folk Dance, primary grades. Socrie's Cat, reading, Francis Raskopf. Sing Me to Sleep, vocal, Ermlna Recker, Harriet Simon, Alfrieda Arndorfer; violin, Martha Krieps guitar, AVilma Arend; piano, Marian Arndorfer. Fun in the Photograph Gallery comedy, Intermediate grades. PASSESJT BODE Dr. Edward'L.'Watson, Bode, son of H. F. Watson, pioneer Algona storekeeper, died at his home last week Wednesday, after an Illness of a year with diabetes and heart troll- )lc. Funeral services were held at the home early tember 3, 1864, an year at death. 'from the local later attended the at Mitchell and t sicians and surgeons He took his University of AT SEN EC A WILL BE HELD NEXT SUNDAY Seneca, May 10 — Baccalaureate services for the graduating class will bo held at the schooihoiise next Sunday, and tho Rev. J. T. Snyder, 'Fenton M. E. pastor, will Breach, week-end. The commencement exercises will Tlie Robert be held at the same place next week spent Sunday will Minneapolis d with a now nephew Ireason's. -M ra . rotlcrf Andr,eason ni'e slsi 01 .^ Pedcrson remained tn' sister and the bnliy. The Paul Saxtons V, illchard Sorensons Sunday visitors at Ion's. Tho William were n t Lawromio - fotf n, l - l » Bstp 'l u .8D8K Vision's Wednesday evening, District Meeting;- Is I'liinncd— Th annual Iowa District' njeetlng of Norwegian Lutheran churches will open at Esthervllle May 29 and close Juno 2. Delegates have been so'far-thi.s month Coopci;s. Tho Lutheran .\ Mrs. linns willing Four Marriage llc-cin-c i the Doctor Wats Boclo 35 years. Mary Jane Smi sides the wido\ sisters, Mrs. Lida Cole son, storekeeper, served as county county recorder a frame house in Algona. Friday afternoon, brought hero for v- cemetery. There the grave. vns born here Scp- d was in his 07th -fc was graduated high school, and Universal School he college of phy- ons .. nt Chicago. uate work at the joster, Cleveland, Tie practiced mecll- pe, Ohio. • had practiced at le was married to at VI n ton, and be- s survived by two i Cole and 'Mrs. i of Chicago. ither, H. F. AVat- jona in 1850, two lall brothers locat-, became the first nally as • manager ims, later entering himself. He also y ' treasurer and ind built the first ilgona. chosen by the Willing Workers and the Aid. ' , jrnrlon Osliorn In Collision — Marlon Osborn ' was in an automobile collision one night last week and ran Into the ditch, his car being damaged badly. Dog lilies tylo Osliorn— • Lylo • Osboi'n was bitten by a dog in one of his forearms last week Tuesday. Doctor Devine Is caring for, the wounds. John Andronsons Hnvo Son — Mr. and Mrs. John Andreason Minneapolis, are parents of a boy born May 16. Mrs.' Andreason was Alice AVilberg. . ' Other Seneca N«ws The Guy Griffiths and Sylvia Jen sen, Des Moines, spent •' last week end with the parental Hans Jensens The visitors, the Peter Jensens, Fen ton, Mr. and Mrs. Miller Jensen Mrs. Jennie' Jensen, her boys, anc the.J. H. Jensens spent Saturday evening at 'Hans Jensen's, home and helped celebrate Grandma Jensen's G9th birthday anniversary. The Manno 'Pedersona went to • • • ' \ '23, 'Hilda, A. Thil Barton,- 21, Algoi HI. Wesley; eiii &2lda. E. .Lair, '2 13 u gene N. . AV Florence J. .\jlllc • SPE1 For Friday r A onr rAMU i nuuiL C* D at. D Large pkg. c 1 0 IVw of CHIP* -i.\/ *UOt \JL ollK 3 cans pork 3 Ibs. banana Gallon can o 3 cakes Pain Bring us !"ivo |),. Cl 1 '\i'nn!ii i •tJ, 1 ', 11 " 1 ' 0 ^ il Hill \V. Klnn ''"th of j • 2i;, * at— soapl : most voluble of the WHY SOMK PAPKKS HAVE IXFIJ'I WHILE OTHKKS HAVE XOXE Why so many editors of weeklies, cannot see that their own best interests lie in the most transparent honesty, unselfishness, and hide-' •pentlencc of opinion is a mystery. If these qualities are not incorporated into the very warp and •woof of their newspapers, their readers will somehow "sense" it and their influence will be anil. Able, militant Ira A. Nichols, of the 'Iowa 3Talls Citizen, himself the essence of the qualities in question, puts the .case succinctly in the following comment: The Newell Mirror calls attention to the fact -that here and there a weekly newspaper has .great influence, while the bulk of weekly newspapers have no influence.at nil. This is very true. AVhenever you find a newspaper hewing to tho line, intelligently, fearlessly, effectively, unselfishly, prosecuting the cause of the com. mon man, you will find a newspaper that has influence. People read what it has to say and follow the paths of truth that are clearly outlined. "Whenever you find a newspaper that is prompted by selfish interests, often when it does not «ven know it, the people quickly take its num- ; ber and give no heed to its words. Wherever you .have a newspaper that makes a specialty of being a conformist to that which is, you find a newspaper with little influence. AVhenever you lind a newspaper kowtowing to party labels and kowtowing to politicians, you find a newspaper .to which little heed is given. It might also be •said that the independent, fearless, unselfish, forward-looking papers are always in the minority and the fighting is always good. Mr. Nichols might have added that wherever you find a newspaper catering to some press association or other clique in the hope of office, » directorship, or other petty recognition, you iind a newspaper which caters to other hidden interests also and while it may be a business success commands little or no respect for its editorial opinions. There is an old saying that murder will out. Another way to put it is, truth will prevail. Self- interest, insincerity, humbug, fraud cannot be •concealed. This is true of all human relations. <Given time, the human system develops immunity to disease. In the same way man has in the long ages developed an unconscious mass psychology which intuitively leads him to resist selfish manipulation of his opinions. Happy ifa sthe editor who recognizes this fact and so conducts himself as to justify and possess the con- dUdence of his constituency. THE "GOOD ROADS" THREAT TO OPPOSE A SECOND TERM FOR TURNER According to Plain Talk, of Des Moines, there •was a meeting at Des Moines a week ago Friday ito organize an anti-Turner movement in 1932 ""Its transactions," says Plain Talk, are hidden to the deepest secrecy, but it can be stated tha •the one thing which came out of it, and which •will appear important in the coming months thistory of politics in Iowa, is to be a statewid organization and a statewide canvassing of pos isibilities in the way of determining on a candi date to go to bat with the governor." This is interesting, and even more interesting is the rumor reported by Plain Talk that th •candidate has already been found in the perso at Col. Glenn C. Haynes, former auditor of stat "Who resigned to become secretary of the Goo. Hoads Association of Iowa. The so-called "good roads" element was ho with indignation when Governor Turner vetoe -the enabling act, the object of which was to pro Vide for issuing state bonds in case they wer voted by the people. Inasmuch as the propose election has since been called off by the suprem court's decision that the constitutional amend ment which was to have been submitted to th people was invalid, it is somewhat difficult t Bee bow much political use can be made of th veto. The "good roads" men, however, belong t an element which is opposed to the governor o general principles, and it is conceivable tha they will make the attempt to unseat him any tow. The governor and his friends have no reaso In that event to fear the outcome. They will, o course, have to wage a tremendous batt: •gainst an able, organized, well financed, an Yes. Mr. 1'olleli, "Hlek" is There In Plain Sight, and So is "Hie!" [Story City Herald.] A couple of weeks ago we butted into a dis- O h-jcussion that was raging at Lehigh tinent the word "hick". Editor Pellett, of the Argus, claimed that AVebster didn't recognize the word. AVo looked it up in our dictionary _and found it there, and proceeded to tell the world about it. Now Pellett says he resents the idea of bringing Webster into the controversy, but anyway the word just isn't in his Webster's New Interna- i tional, nor is it to be found in Winston's 1030 Thesaurus—whatever that Pellett, as so many others, Jtuvernor's denouncers to iu-.e j crl - s y iro ugh failure to examine the lower dock of the International's double-decked volume. On page 1014, last column of lower deck, he will find "hick" as big as you please. Also, if there j is a. Century Dictionary in Lehigh he will find the word there. So there! It IS a perfectly good word, albeit these eastern word experts seem to be trying to place it in the limbo of the erstwhile, as witness the latest editor of AVins- ton's. AVE AVOULD JUST as soon split an infinitive as not, if by so doing we could express ourself i DCS Moincs Plain Talk—AVhen Governor Tur- ^ i nc-r veloVd the S10n,n(iO,(.mo paving bond enabling j ti jnct, a grout hue and cry went up over the state,! dictionary, or Kogot'e ! and words wore not sufficiently coined for the 1 is _ Wc , KU ' pPC t that PI in hi.s condemnation. But, when a feu- days Int- I or, the supreme court of tho state, for the sec- I ond time in two years, declared the state con- I stitutional amendment which the vetoed act was enable, was so dead it wouldn't need any labling, the governor's condemners must have •It slightly embarrassed, and must have real,ed they had used a great flock of words and a eluge of ammunition to no purpose whatever. The Dailies and the Farmers. Emmetsburg Reportei — Isn't it strange that newspapers which are the most industrious i trying to dig up something against Governor urner are the same ones that opposed him In le primary campaign? Check them up, and see ow true this is. Of course the big dailies patch igether the most complaints. And that for the eason they are making so much money that n income tax would take part of it. What do rotectors of tlieir own big incomes care about he farmers' tax worries? AVhich is a good ques- ion for anyone to ask himself when reading omplulnts against Governor Turner and his in- ome tax plan. Turner and tho lieutenant-Governor. Bob Sherwood in Parkersburg Eclipse — It ooks to the writer that the more the people now of Arch McFarlane, the less they think of iim. How he has gotten by for so long and ieen so well treated by the voters of Iowa is one lolitieal nut that is hard to crack. Governor Dan Turner deserves the sympathy of all Iowa or some of the men that the voters sent to DCS loines to help make laws. Ah! Then He Rim True to Form, Eh I Marshalltown T.-R.—As to Clifton and the Register the injustice of the attack on them over he road bill fuss is patent enough but like the oy who complained that he "hadn't done any- hing" when the teacher yanked him out there lave been things formerly that deserved the at- ention of the teacher. with more lucidity and force and effect In most cases one can get along nicely without clo- iny any infinitive splitting. But there are times when keeping the infinitive intact results in lumbering, awkward, unnatural, starch-fronted phraseology, and right there is the place to get ut one's verbalistic ax and start in on the job f bifurcation. — J. AA r . C. in the Rear Seat. • All that because one H. P. "called" J. AV. C. -ic having used the term "to correctly pro- ounce." AVhich, we don't think, would have een lumbering, awkward, unnatural, or starch routed had it been "to pronounce correctly." Ind, besides, even if there are exceptions, the ule remains, and the exceptions merely prove t. But what we should like to see is a valid ex- eption. Let J. W. C. shoot the next one he inds over to this here now Colyum. Never hav- ng seen one, we want a looksee. Baloney for tl|e Editors of Daily Newspapers [Swea.Cify Herald.] Mr. R. R. O'Brien, of-Council Bluffs, president of the Iowa Daily Press association, speaking jefore the editors of Iowa .in Des Moines last week, denounced Goxeijlpc'.Dan AV. Turner and Senator Smith W. Brookhart. 'The greatest advertising Iowa can do," Mr O'Brien is quoted as saying, "is to discover and support men for office who are capable politica timber and who wi}l aid rather than harm Iowa's future progress and prosperity." This gathering of 200 Iowa editors was supposed to be non-political. That the Counci Bluffs man's remarks were ill advised goes without saying. AVithout question a goodly porlion o: these editors are supporters of both Turner and Brookhart and are sincere in their views. Bu the real point is it will be a sad day when Iowa newspaper editors are no longer able to differ on questions of political leadership and policies Unconsciously, perhaps, Mr. O'Brien breathes reaction which ultimately would be far more harmful than either Turner or Brookhart. Furthermore, "the speaker charged the legis lature's defeat of the governor's plan to tax per sonal and corporation income has not checked the harmful effect the plan created as other states have 'gobbled up' the news and given i widespread publicity to injure Iowa's progress.' Unadulterated baloney! One gets just a littli tired of this repeated statement that Big Bus! ness will be frightened away from the state be cause of these tax laws. There is reason to be lieve newspapers who oppose these forms of tax atlon are more concerned about their own prof its than they are about the individual develop ment of Iowa. If Big Business can see profits in Iowa it wil establish manufacturing plants in Iowa corpor ation tax or no corporation tax. Besides afte witnessing the present disastrous breakdown o employment one might well hesitate awhile be fore he turns to Big Business for leadership in our material well being. This remark we mak advisedly because one executive of Big Busines is quoted as saying: "Ambition, stupidity, and greed have dictated business policies, and trou ble has been the result," , . Well, Ray, That's Pretty Hurd on Us Birds Who Catch Only Two. [Swea City Herald.] This is a trick—so don't say we didn't warn ou. Read this sentence; FEDERAL FUSES ARE THE RESULT OF YEARS OF SCIENTIFIC STUDY COMBINED WITH THE EXPERIENCE OF YEARS. Now, count the F's in that sentence. Only once—don't go back and count'them again. Elsewhere on this page you'll find the answer, and t will tell you something about how good your >rain is. There are six F's. An average intelligence recollects three. If you spotted four, you're above average. If you got five you can turn up your nose at most anybody. If you caught all six you're a genius and a lot too good to be wasting your time on foolishness like this. IF GEORGE GALLARNO, of Plain Talk, Pa Olson, of the Story City Herald, Jarney, of the Peterson Patriot, and H. Ward Barnes had been more observant they might have tripped us neatly the other week. AVe suspect that J. W. C. noticed it, but was too polite to say so. It remained for George H. Free to spring it, tout George, tender-hearted too, side-stepped an Invitation to contrive a stinging rebuke as a contribution. The fact is, we perpetrated "euc- comb" and couldn't be convinced of error till Webster had been consulted. How long that's been going on we can't undertake to say, but it must have been a fearful while. Ah, well, Homer also nodded! ELECTED DISTRICT RECORDING SECRETARY—CONDITION SERIOUS.—Humboldt Republican 3-deck hedline. Bitte, warum hat es sie krank gemacht baton? Jlnuiij ! Jimmy! Whah's Dem Weddln' Sllppahsl Pocahontas, May 18 s —Many, many thanks for the wedding gift, which we will surely enjoy, especially the Colyum and the rest of the editorial page. Tell Jimmie that if he ever comes this way he may have the key to our cellar, even though he failed to come across with the slippers ... I had a call to help out on the Record this morning, and I suppose I must be a good sport, though the home needs attention. Hope you may come this way sometime and look us up. —THE FLAPPER & HUBBY. HINT TO H. S. M.: Do -not waste two lines on sigs and addresses under verse. Run them this way— Emmetsburg WU4 Saves space and ' liminates the awkward-looking excess of -whiting at the left. This service is free,. ' —AWBN. 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