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KOB8UTH COUNTY ADVANCB. ALQONA. IOWA THE MARIGOLD PRESENTS THE PREMIERE SHOWING IN IOWA —of the— MOST SENSATIONAL ACHIEVEMENT IN THE ART OF WAVING HAIR Carawave THE WAVED HAIR DRESS A NEW METHOD which transforms straight hair into a perfectly waved hair-dress. Lasts from six to eight months. ELIMINATES the need of finger-waving. Does away with tiresome sitting under hot dryers. AS EASY to take care of as naturally curly hair: JUST COMB THE HAIR—THE WAVE IS THERE. You are invited to come in and talk to Mrs. Dailey about this revolutionizing wave. ." Drastic Reductions in Prices on All Permanent Wares, including Eugenes. SEE US BEFORE GETTING YOUR WAVE MARIGOLD BEAUTY SHOPPE NO, I OVER BLOOM'S STORE PHONE 803 We have the first Carawave Franchise in Iowa, and this will be the ONLY Carawave.Franchise in Algona for five years. Swift & Co. QUALITY BUYERS OF EGGS and Poultry iGet bur prices before selling elsewhere. Matt Lamuth Manager PHONE 264 Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Clinic FRIDAY OF EACH WEEK Special clinic fees for all tonsil operations and other eye, ear, nose, and throat operations Friday mornings—entirely operative Friday afternoons—examinations and consultations. Dr. W. D. Andrews Osteopatuic Physician and Surgeon : ALGONA, IOWA By Eva W. Streit. Goeders Family Holds Hennlon— The Goeders family held a reunion xt the Ambrose A. Call state pork Sunday. There were 61 in attendance. A picnic dinner was served at noon after which the time was spent visiting. This was the first time the family had been together for several ears, but plans were made to meet for a reunion again next year at the >ark. The original family of John Goeders settled In Rlverdale township in 1869. The children of the late Jr. and Mrs. John Goeders Sr., are John and Theo, of Algona, Barney, of Long Beach, Calif., Sebastln, of Oklahoma City, Nick, Emmetsburg, Mrs. Kate Pins, Sioux Falls, Mrs. Mary Wollner, Sioux Falls, and Mrs. Tohn Capesius, of Algona. In attendance at the reunion were John Goeders Sr., Mr. and Mrs. D. H. Goeders and daughters Jeannette xnd Helen, Mrs. Anna Uhlendorf, of Jhlcago, Mr. and Mrs. Tony Goeders ind • sons Jerome, Robert, Maurice, nd Calvin, Mr. and Mrs. Theo Goeders, Mr. and Mrs. John Cape- ius, of Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Nick Goeders, laughter Susie, and son Edward, Jert Goeders, Mr. and Mrs. John Wollner and children, Joseph, Margaret Mary, Josephine, Edward and Michael, of Emmetsburg; Mr. and Mrs. Fred Bohn and daughter Mary \nn, of Fenton; Leo Goeders, Armstrong; Mr. and Mrs. Barney Capesius and daughters Maxine and Shlr- ey May, Irvington. Mr. and Mrs. Julius Capesius and children John Richard royce, Bode; Mr. and and Mrs. Mary John Goeders Jr., and children George,' Ted, Tom, Marcella, Mary, Eileen, lUcille and Junior, Mr. and Mrs. Thos. Goeders and children. Dorothy and Eugene, Mr. and Mrs. Reuben Gard and children Jerald, Keith, Paul and Guenievere, all of Cylinder; and Mrs. Martin Frankl, of rvington, who was a guest. Members of the family who were not able to attend are Mrs. John Goeders, Algona, Mr. and Mrs. C. T, Kennedy,- St. 'Paul, John) Reginald, and and children Madeline, Mr. and Mrs. Edw. Gohr and son Garfield, Charles City, Mr. and Mrs. Sebastin Goeders, Oklahoma City, and children Peter Dennis, Louise, Annette, Nick, Lizzie and Lena, Mr. and Mrs. Barney Goeders, of Long Beach Calif., Mrs. Mary Wollner, of Sioux Falls and daughter Mrs. Mary Becker and Kate Butler, In Oregon state, and Mrs. Madeline Jones, of Emmetsburfj, Mrs. Kate Pins, Sioux Falls, and children Milton, Magda- linc TUeodore, Barney and Louise, and Joseph Goeders, of Santa Ana, Calif. Maurice duileh, Oelwein,-Mf8. Ralph toss, and Mr*). Albert .Farwell, $a Francisco. v ' , |* j? *'/•: • Pastor's Daughter Is . Ella Lewis entertained' Mottday night in honor of BlliSabetlv Webster, who left yest4rday with her parents, the Rev. and Mrs. • Frank Websterj for Humeston, their new home. The evening hours were spent playing Touring, irma Grelner won the prize, and Elizabeth was given a guest prize. Late In the evening refreshments were served. Other guests were Meredith Lathro'p, Phll- oniena Quinn, Loraine Tlerney, Dorothy Samson, Sadie Potter, Katharine Kaln, and Evelyn Hodges. At the Call Theatre A Review of the Recent Talkies by T. H. C. Shower for Ann Miirtaifli— Kathryn Misbach entertained at a miscellaneous shower last Thursday night in honor of Ann Murtagh, who will be married this fall to Mel Peterson, of Bremerton Navy Yards, Washington, D. C. Bridge was played, and Mrs. Thos. O'Haire and Josephine Murtagh won high scores. After bridge refreshments were served, after which Ann unwrapped her gifts. Other guests were Mildred DeGraw, Mrs. Eugene Murtagh, Mrs. W. D. Andrews, June Corey, Jeannette Goeders, Alice Rist, June Alele Overmyer, Ruth and Marion McMahon, Kathleen Holtzbauer, Elizabeth Nugent, Mrs. Elizabeth Janse Miller and Ann's sister, Mrs. Theo. Hutchison, of Iowa City. 82 Entertained at Clnchonse— Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Bonar and Dr. and Mrs. L. C. Nugent entertained 32 nt dinner last Wednesday night at the Country club clubhouse. After dinner hours were spent playing bridge and dancing. High bridge scores were won by Mrs. A. K. Cliff, Mrs. S. D. Quarton, Cedar Rapids, and P. J. Chrlstensen, and S. D. Quarton. Out-of-town guests were: Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Nugent, Chicago, Mr. and Mrs. S. D, Quarton, and Mr. and Mrs. H. B. Quarton, Havana, Cuba. Algona .Conplc Married- Joe Durnin, veteran waiter at the State's cafe for the last 11 years, was married Aug. 25 to Mae Runge, who has worked in the local telephone exchange for the last two years. Where they were married is not known except that it was out of the state of Iowa. Mr. and. Mrs. Durnin arrived back in Algona last evening. Farm Women Entertain Ifl— Mrs. Louise Hyde and Mrs. Clara Anderson entertained 16 women at bridge Friday afternoon at the Ernst Gilbert farm, northeast of towri. Eleanor Fraser and Mrs. J. O. Paxson won high scores, and Mrs. J. O. F. Price won consolation prize. After bridge refreshments were served. Other Society News The Methodist Aid will'meet'this afternoon at 2:30 at the church. Election of officers and business concerning the lair are to be discussed, and every member is urged to attend. Mrs. Hartshorn's 'division •has charge. A 15 cent luncheon will be served in the basement following the meeting. District Governor Roy Lowden, of the Rotary International, paid an official visit to the local club Monday. He conferred with the officers of the club in the morning, and at the club luncheon at noon gave a talk. Mr. Lowden's home is at Fail-field. A Plover high school group enjoyed a picnic at the Ambrose A. Call state park Sunday. There were 63 in attendance. The E; C. Handlers, of Algona, were in attendance. This group holds a reunion every year. A FTER THE COMMON LAW, almost any picture with Constance Bennett would he, at least, a relief! It would be most unusual If it did not stand out boldly in comparison. It goes without saying, then, that Bought, with a rejuvenated Constance, supported by a loving father (Richard) was favorably -received by Call theatre patrons. Almost without exception, this latest picture of Miss Bennett's pleased. Curiously, she again T>lays the part of the model, as she did in the Common Law, but the plot is more plausible, or shall we say, more passable. At best, it is nothing to get Into a lather about, but at least, It belongs to the present decade, which is something:. The picture is riartlcularly Interesting because we see Father Richard Bennett (veteran actor of the stage) and Daughter Constance In the same production, each playing up to the other, each interested In gaining screen laurels. MR BENNETT TAKES the part f a ladles' ready-to-wear buyer Who nterests himself , In models, and Indfl in Constance not only a model ut his own illegitimate daughter. she prefers the company or society f the idle rich at Newport, where he frolics about with a young cub eporter, ignoring the platonlc ad- •ances.of her father. Finally, cbmr ng to her senses, she gives promise f 'pursuing the more noble and in- elligent arts and the picture ends lapplly, as most successful must. A ND NOW NANCY_ CARROLL ^ has turned*' Garbo; with an af- ectatlon which is extremely paln- ul, with much posturing and quirmlng, with lines which seem loubly flat because they are so insipid, our little Nancy flounders lopelessly about in the intricate meshes of The Night Angel. Here is v picture, that just misses being a gem, but a "miss is as good as a mile", so they say, and The Night Angel falls by the wayside. Not that t is wholly bad—far from it — this ntriguing talkies has its big "moments." Laid in the distant city of Prague, it is the story of the poor, ittle pure girl, who doesn't have a chance In a den of vice and the Ighteous crusader who sees her leart of gold and is determined to get it. Yes, he succeeds, amidst such deeds of self-sacrifice as are seen only on the screen.. Highs Entertain the Lows— The six high members of the Idle Hour bridge club were entertained by the six low members of the club at luncheon at the shelter house at the Ambrose A. Call state park Tuesday. At noon a two-course luncheon was served after which bridge was played. Prizes were giv en to Mrs. R. M. Wallace and Mrs. J. O. Paxson, who won low scores. Mrs. Paxson and Mrs. Harold Hutchins were guests of the club. The six hostesses were Mesdames F. A. Corey, E. W. Lusby, G. H. Free, G. D. Stokes, C. D. Fellows, E. J. Hough. ' The six highs were Mesdames Dg White, A. L. Peterson, W. E. McDonald, R. M. Wallace, A. H. Stock, and M. J. McCall. Pnrfy Hpnoru Algona Visitors— Mrs. Raymond Norton and Mrs. H. J. Lacy entertained at a 'bridge tea Thursday afternoon at the for- of Olive and Mrs. mer's home in 'honor Thompson, of Sumner, Lacy's sister, Mrs. James Shoemaker, of Providence, R. I. Bridge was played at four tables with Mrs. D. R. Steele winning high score. The guests of honor were given guest prizes. Other guests were Mesdames F. F. Barker, M. J. Streit, H. L. Gilmore, W. P. French, D. E.J>ewel, G. W. Stillman, D. T. Nugent, R. H. Spencer, G. D. Shumway, F. . D. Mathes, A. E. Krensky, H. M. Hauberg and Clarence Mawdsley. Clubhouse Dinner September 15 — A regular Tuesday afternoon women's bridge party was held at the Country club clubhouse Tuesday with Mrs. W. P. French, Mrs. J. C. Mawdsley, and Mrs. R. O. Bjustrom presiding an hostesses Bridge was played at seven tables with Mrs C. H. Williams and Mrs. W. *B Quarton winning high scores. After bridge refreshments were served The next evening party is scheduled for September 15. The committee consists of Messrs, and Mesdames F. D. Mathes, N. C. Rice, T, H. "Chrischilles, D. P. Smith, and H, M. Smith and E. C. McMahon. Guild Entertained at Bancroft- Mrs. George Carmean, of Bancroft, entertained the local St. Thomas Episcopal Guild last week Wednesday afternoon at her home. Bridge was played at four tables, and Mrs. C. H. Williams and Mrs. J. O. Paxson won high scores, and Mrs. A. C. Willey, the consolation prize. After bridge refreshments were served. Other Algona guests were Mesdames S. E. McMahon, R. W. Horigan, E. H. Rist, Walter Fraser, Scott Fraser, of Philadelphia., Mrs. Louise Hyde, Mrs. Clara Anderson, and Eleanor Fraser and Irma Benschoter. 12 Entertained at Bridge- Mrs, G. B. Turner entertained at bridge Wednesday. The game was played at three tables with Mrs. A. B. Kresensky and Mrs. B. A. Seward, of Chicago, winning the high scores. After bridge lunch was served. Other guests were Mrs. Walter Lorenz, Mrs. D. B. Dewei, Mrs. L. c; Reding, Eva Streit, Mrs. Willis Cotton, Lon,e Rock, Mrs, P. Frederickson, Great Falls, Mont,, Mrs. Donald Cash, St. Joe, Mo., Mrs, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Thilges enter tained at dinner Sunday the S. J. Devine, Frank Capesius, Glen AA'alk- er, and L. C. Reeling families and Mr. and Mrs. Mike Reding: MRS. KATE JOHNSON DIES IN WISCONSIN; BURIAL TO-MORROW Mrs. Kate Johnson, pioneer Kos suth woman, died at the home o: her daughter, Mrs. Clara Tessin, o Janesville, Wis., at 'noon yesterday Death followed a stroke which sh suffered Monday. Mrs. Johnson had been ill for a week or so, but hei condition was not thought serious She was. 79 years old. The body will be brought to AI gona today, and taken to the ol home farm in Plum Creek township which is now the home of the Har vey Johnsons. Funeral services wll be conducted sometime tomorrow and burial will be made in Rivei view beside her husband, Ole John son, who died some nine years ago Mrs. Johnson was born in Den mark December 2, 1851. She came to this country with her parent, when she was a young woman am settled with the family in Hamil ton county, where she was marrlec to Mr. Johnson. They made thel home there till they came to Kos suth and settled in Plum Creek township, where they lived 46 years till they retired and moved to Al gona in a918. Since Mr. Johnson'; death Mrs. Johnson has made he home with her children. She is survived by four daughter and three sons—Mrs. Emma Hagei Burdette, Mrs. Tessin, Janesville AVis., Mrs. Dg •AVhite, Plum Creek township, and Mrs. Thora Cosgrov of Titonka, and George and Harvey of Plu m Creek township, and Joh of Rich Point. A family reunion had been planned for next Sunday and Airs. Johnson had been looking forward event with pleasure. to th< The Methodist AV. F. M. S. meets Friday afternoon with Mrs. W A Foster. Election of officers will b held. Beg Pardon In last week's Advance it was re ported that Thor Brighton, of Sen eca township, had been jailed on a bad check charge. It was Mr. Brlgh ton's son Edwin who was sentenced and the Advance was misinformed. movies THE PICTURE starts with an extremely "atmospheric" street scene which is spoiled by a rocking camera; follows then,'a dramatic and rather touching episode in a vice-den with the Countess carrying away all the honors and poor Nancy a mere amateur in comparison. And by the way, Nancy has done a "Joan Crawford" with her eye-brows; if some idnd person will tell us just why these women pluck their expressive eyebrows, we'd certainly appreciate it. The effect produced by this little facial operation is grotesque and certainly adds nothing to the effec- tivness of the actress. The meeting of the poor little pure girl at the home of the wealthy vice crusader (Frederic March) is absurd, but there are many plausible scenes following this one. In fact, The Night Angel runs constantly from the sublime to the ridiculous—a -highly dramatic and well done scene is followed by one which is stupidity personified. AND YET, with all its apparent faults, this .is an entertaining talkie, because it is placed in a romantic setting and is played by intelligent, capable actors. That it "misses fire" is due chiefly to dts stupid dialog and impossible situations. W E WERE MORE than pleased last Saturday night to note a prominent young attorney of more than average Intelligence dashing madly into the Call theatre to see Buck Jones in The Avenger. "This is my meat," he cried wildly as he bumped into a customer in the lobby.^ Let the presidents have their detective stories—we common folk may still have our shootin', rootin', tootin 1 westerns. We're all for the young attorney and his democratic tastes—give us a good Buck Jones or a Hoot Gibson every time. fighting millionaires at their own game. She is ably supported with a splendid oast. Her daughter, played by Frances Dadej reminds us, of Ann Hardjng In Holiday. Tom, her son, is played by Lawrence Gray and- he does a neat job of the several highly geared scenes with his mother, , JAMES HALL, always a sure bet, coines through nobly os the lover. The production Is well staged throughout and while some of the recording is not clear, the faultless diction of Miss Robson, after years of stage training, more than overcomes the shortcomings of the sound. It Is after seeing a talkie like Mother's Millions that we fully realize what the movies are doing for us In bringing the delicate shadings of acting within a few feet of our eyes, a feat which was never possible on the legitimate stage. Hats off to May Rofoson, veteran actress and the light of vitality which the years have failed to dim. W HILE WE ARE NOT GIVEN much" to praising the advance pictures before we have seen them, wo cannot completely suppress a mild enthusiasm for the September list of talkies. It Is the most Interesting group that has come to our attention for a long time. There Is Merely Mary Ann with Janet Gaynor and Charles Farrell which (s so "hot" that the big critics have not even seen It. Sporting Blood Is a racing picture and notable because It gives our old favorite, Clark Gable an opportunity to star In something except a gang picture. THIS MODERN AGE Is supposed to toe Joan Crawford's best, so you Joan fans have something to look forward to. Huckleberry. Finn has been playing the "big time" in Chicago and New York for several weeks—here's a good one for the kiddies. Young as You Feel, with 'Will Rogers, is sure-fire. Bad Girl, with a newcomer, James Dunn, and a favorite of ours, Sally Eilers, is given great write-ups by tfie most caustic of the critics. Born to Love Is the third Constance Bennett show within a month and the best. WHETHER YOU LIKE Maurice Chevalier, don't miss The Smiling Lieutenant; it's clever and naughty, a good combination. The*Star Witness with Walter Huston and Fran- cis'Starr brings two outstanding personages to the' silver screen in one performance; we wouldn't miss this one for anything. Now If that isn't an interesting "line-up," then the talkies are "sunk." And in addition, three good rousing westerns for .-Saturdays. Wow — save 'your pennies for September at the Call. . Aitr.i VISIT THE RECREATION PA11LOH WHILE AT THE FAIR COOLEST, PLACE IN TOWN! The Royal Neighbors, will hold a bake sale at the Anderson meat market Saturday beginning at 10 o'clock. mte's GROCERY FRIDAY AND SATURDAY SPECIALS STRICTLY CASH Vinegar, pure ,.... cider, quart 15c Mustard, quart, yellow or brown 15c Olives; large size, quart 28c Salmon, ,tall, one pound lOc Marshmallows, fresh, one Ib. __ Syrup, 5 Ib. pail 25c Pickles, AM I Quart sweet ___OOC POTATOES, extra good I Peck, $28c; Bushel, 85c' 100 11). sack, $1.35 Stepping into a New Season with First T WENTY-FIVE or thirty years ago we saw May Robson in The Rejuvenation of Aunt Mary at a metropolitan theatre, our first big city stage production. We can still dimly remember the thrill of this memorable night in Chicago. Tonight at the Call this same actress, apparently with all her vigor Intact, stirred a responsive chord in our heart and sent us from the theatre in a most agreeable frame of mind. Mother's Millions may be an old chestnut, highly seasoned with dramatic spice, but it makes a delightful evening's entertainment. And it brings to the silver screen another old stager, a feminine counterpart to our beloved George Arliss. Mother's Millions is built around the talents of Miss Robson in much the same manner as Disraeli was written 'to give Mr. A-liss an opportunity to display his particular genius. MAY ROBSON may not be our most celebrated American actress but in this talkie she gives us an enjoyable portrayal of a 'grouchy Hetty Green who finally succumbs to the tender offices of love, after a life spent in gathering millions and Out of the Fire! comes the finest of the world's county FAIRS the Clay County Fair at Spencer Have YOU seen it? A real vacation for the whole family Better reserve your seats now. No advance In prices 1600 seats at 25c 2580 seats at 35c 2450 seats at 50c Box seats at 75c Sept. M, 33,14, «5, X* " s \ MCM FASHION points the way to a glorious fall season! Rich fabrics, fine furs, new .colors, are all represented in bur New Things for Fall Wear. THE DRESSES The new lightweight woolens — travel crepes — satins and transparent velvets —all in the season's wanted colors and styles. THE COATS Luxuriously furred are the new graceful coats for fall and .winter. New materials- new colors—new lines. THE SUITS Bonclaes — Angoras, and Nub-Tweeds in the three- piece suits are stunning In the rich autumn colors. Accessories No fall costume Is complete without a smart new handbag —necklace • gloves -.ghQei a,»4 hosiery |n and style to perfectly wiife your dress or Children'* yet dur»W«

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