Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on July 14, 1932 · Page 4
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, July 14, 1932
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* & it >f. *« ^ p? m\w* V ^""* V"-\r <*•-«• »<• ^y "" * \ tV ?„ .^ ' I,' I«wiMf«* hi itfl. • •NTBfcED AS BBCONO matter December SI. OK, at the . , ,l»<»t«fnce at Algona, idwa, under the , ftct of Mwch 2, H7». T< TERMS (A* ' I—To Kossuth county po*tofffc«ii atu bordering postofflces at Armstrong Bode, Brltt, Buffalo Center, Cor * with, Cylinder, Etmow, (Hutching Livermore, Ottosen, 'Rake, awn* •ted, iRodmdn, fltllson, West IBehd and. Woden, year »-To all other V. S. year Postofflccs, JSM $2.59 ALL subscriptions for, papers going to points' within the cdunty ana out- of-the-county points named under No i above are considered continuing •ubflcrlpttons to be discontinued only Ml notice from, subscribers or.at put>- Hcher'a discretion. Subscriptions going to non-county points not named under No. 1 above will be discontinued Without notice one month after enplr- atton of time paid for, If not renewed, tort time for payment will be extended If requested in writing. BANK STATEMENTS AWB VTE THE DEAR PUBLIC Banks are required by law to pub• llsh statements of condition on cal ; of the national or state banking i authorities. Although newspapers i profit from this requirement, many i publishers would agree that this is i a fool law as it works out. The idea, '; which is highly commendable, is j double, first, to put a check on the 'banks, second, to advise the public concerning the safety of institutions ''of such vital importance, i If everybody were able to read a 'bank statement intelligently and 'could be depended on to draw no unwarranted conclusions or spread no false reports, the theory would work out admirably; but unfortunately few people can read a bank statement and understand it, and fewer still can refrain from unfounded gossip. The result is that the people, often cut off their own •noses by wrecking- banks which, if Jet alone, would weather financial storms. Another result is that when bank- Ing 1 conditions become difficult the country banks are compelled to adopt policies of restriction which react unfavorably on the communities they serve. To make a showing o£ reserves which will inspire .public confidence they must deny needed loans and invest idle funds in immediately convertible securities. Such a policy takes rural money out of the community and thus restricts local enterprise, for the cash paid for bonds goes to big city institutions, which lend it to great corporations or otherwise on call or on short-term secured paper. Rural funds are used to build up the city, not the country. Now, no country bank wants to do this. In the first place the returns from such securities are much lower than the banks could gat at home, and in the second place it stands every bank in hand to build up its own community and thus increase its own business. But what other policy can be followed when it is known that unless the bank's •published statement shows a .big balance on hand or invested in the equivalent of cash, some misguided .-fool will start a rumor which may ••wreck the bank? Right now, and the condition has "toeen the same for three years, al new country banks and all old country banks in a position to do so are 'carrying many times the legal reserve, when if they could rely •the good sense of the people thej "would expand local loans and help their own communities instead o: big city interests. This is not the fault of the banks but of the people; the banks simply dare not follow the policy which would reac not only to their own benefit but to that of their own communities. When the federal reserve systeir was introduced provision was made Whereby banks which needed extra money to take care of their custom ers could rediscount notea, that if temporarily sell good paper to th< federal reserve, redeeming it late When local needs subsided. This wa. a great idea, one intended to help local communities which were shor of money build themselves up will outside money. But What happened Just this, that when people foum this new item of rediscounts in banl statements they jumped to the con elusion that there was something the matter with the banks, and th result is that today no bank whic Mi jtaftl It hinwelf, hav* to add & *utt cent. j So with everything else the thotis* and-dollar-a-year man bought. His are mostly small purchase* on •which his tradesman could not at- ford to absorb the tax and would hare to add ikto the gelllnf price many times over. And while on large purchases the tax might not result in "velvet," still it would b« passed on, and he, the ultimate consumer, .would remain .the goat. (And the wealthy Mr. Bettendorf would have no state tax to pay on his swollen income, no tax on his lands, no matter how valuable, no tax on hie great factories, no tax on hla plants or products, no tax on his money, his stocks, bonds, and other securities, just a measly one-half of one per cent tax on what he sells, and that he would get -back from his consumers—in fact, 'no real -tax whatever except on what he himself buys as an ultimate consumer, which from the standpoint of ability to pay would be a thousand, times less than the thousand-dollar-a- year man would pay. > -, Just the old, old scheme In a new dress: tax the poor man all that can be squeezed out of him and let the rich man escape his due burden of support of the form of society which not only makes possible his riches but protects him In the enjoyment of his wealth. LET US HAVE FAIR BE- BATE OB NO.NE The Advance must decline to take ssue with a newspaper which vlo- ates not only professional ethics but he code of debate by quoting a hidden accuser and refusing to identify him. At the Call Th«ai A Rtview of the Recent T*lkl« by T. H C Timely Topics Speaker Garner's political stock las repeated the antics of stocks on he New York Exchange. For month after month it soared, till it looked ike a permanent thing. And now ook at it! The .political abuse heaped on 'resident Hoover today resembles hat which President Cleveland had o undergo during his second admln- atration. Cleveland lived to see a eaction in .his favor, and if -Hoover ives he will have the same experi- nce. The Germans have settled at a lent on the dollar, and now, no oubt, the Allies will be after Uncle Sam for a like settlement. Unfortunately Uncle Sam can see no such iasy way out for himself. The bonds he sold to his own people must be •>aid, and the people, in effect, must lay them. Who won the war? Among the Editors Aw, let's Not be Sensible. Eldora Herald-iLedger—It is true however, that as our legislature is now paid, only a man with money can afford to seek legislative office, because his salary will just about y his living expenses in Des Moinafi. Just a Gross Sell-Out, Iowa Falls Citizen—We are not so sure but wh,at this Davenport effort is a move to avoid the income tax They call their new proposal a "gross income tax," but in looking over their literature it appears to be a plain general sales tax. Far from Like His Cousin. (Knoxville Journal — [Franklin Roosevelt resembles the great Roosevelt in name only. He lacks the fighting qualities, the determined purpose, and 'the decision of character that made Theodore Roosevelt the greatest figure in American history since Lincoln. Another Senator on Patterson [By Sen. C. £. Anderson, Ft. Dodge Disk] To the Editor—I was amazed to read an article in the Mason City Globe-Gazette in which one of Patterson's "respected colleagues" accuses Mr. Patterson of having been the leading exponent of the legisla- tixe expense act paesed in 1929. It is a regrettable fact that this colleague is either lacking in knowl- can possibly avoid it will resort to| edge or else he is deliberately seek- P RESENT CURTAILMENT of thl* 1 column in due to the season, not the depression; during: the Mitntner months, critics take a vacation from their arduous duties. Not all critics have an Annex, but moat, of them have a hunting lodge in the Adrlon* dacks or a favorite trout fishing stream in Canada which all amount* to the -same thing, It's a mental holiday arty ttray .you look at It. The Call calendar for the month of Jfuly looks Interesting; it Is varied enough to appeal to almost every taste and the cool, comfortable Call isn't a bad place to escape the sweltering heat of mid-summer. That to, If you have the necessary J5c. S OCIETY OIBIj packs a mean wallop, In the parlance of the "ring"; 'here Is a fight picture that follows a new line of thought and while the general outline of plot la rather hackneyed and somewhat' improbable, there's a ;Iot of -entertainment and Interest for both masculine and feminine tastes In the current show. Oh, there's, nothing so impossible about a rich society girl finding something fresh and Invigorating about a prize-fighter; the newspapers carry accounts every day about wealthy heiresses running away with their chauffeurs. Two of the screen's most earnest and . convincing actors help to put this picture "over"; In James Dunn and Spencer Tracy you will note a sincerity, a homeliness, a naturalness which you find in few other actors of the movies. -We like them separately and we like them in this combination 1 qf fighter and man-, ager; in fact, Society Girl is Spencer Tracy's triumph. James Dunn gave us in Bad Girl, a slightly superior portrayal simply because he was the "whole show." Peggy Shannon, also, contributes a fine piece of dramatic work, done with finesse and a complete understanding of the character which we sought to reflect upon the screen. /">EORG-E BANCROFT has never made a really bad picture. There are perhaps two reasons for this; first, he is a quality, rather than a. quantity-man, doing only about two pictures a year; secondly, he takes parts which are within his limited scope of capabilities. The World and the Flesh is distinctly Russian in flavor and is his least convincing effort simply through an oversight in direction at the very finish; when he carries the miminu- tive Marian Hopkins away in his brawny arms — object, matrimony — you feel that John Cromwell has slipped up, sacrificed a tragic for a happy ending and ruined the show, John Cromwell being the director. Up to this point, he has given us a masterly production, replete with superb photography and subtle touches of realism. The plot of The World and the Flesh centers around the revolution in iRussla with Geo. Bancroft playing the part of a swash-buckling adventurer and leader of the Reds. He falls in love with an actress, Marian Hopkins; she has risen from the ranks of the common ' people and now lives with the aristocracy. It is quite inconceivable to our rather simple mind that this great brawny giant should suddenly appeal to the little actress to the point where both should flirt with death and ev granting such an emotion would be possible under the circumstances, it is still more incredible that, under a communistic form of government, they should be somewhat miraculously snatched from the fate which was certainly coming to them. /"ILAUDETTE COL/BERT is a fas- ^ cinating little actress who seems to have had a series of "bad breaks' of late. In her latest production entitled The Misleading Lady, she is the object of much dragging around and mistreatment and her cries for help, which take up a lo of footage towards the middle of the show, are a little wearing on the nerves. The cast is above re proach. Edmund Lowe, as the modern caveman, plays his part.to perfection and the inconsequentia Stuart Erwin, as Napoleon, the 'nut" contributes his usual finished characterization. dfretitdr. The, will bring her no fame. R ED HBACDBD WOMAN from the aes novel by' Katharine Brush, presents Jean Barlow M th4 1»M model siren. If this is an example of current vamping then thing* haven't improved much alnce the copper-haired Cleopatra did h« stuff on the historic banka of the Jttty 'iJ-^fhe • ttonien'd *V>r*lgn Missionary society m«t last we*k f nttnday afternoon Hi the M, S. church parlor. Mrs. Philip Weto* brod had charge of the d«Vot!on*to. Mrs. O, J» fltepheitton read a story, _ ._ ._ Life In Africa. The following group Nile 2,000 years ago. Red Headed of children sang several tonga: Betty Woman is cheap, tawdry first* class food for morons. Miss Harlow is neither clever nor beautiful, and, given a full -length vampire role, she simply vamp* alt over the, place. That .a square-Jawed, determined masculine type like Chester Morris should crumple at, the sight of a well exposed leg Is bad enoUghi that he should marry a girl whoae only claim to sex-»appeal 'lay in a lingering, volcanic'osculation simply beggars the imagination. After all, even the loWly Job of chief-siren demands some 'finesse, some * display of restraint. Men who apparently have the instincts of; gentlemen don't go ga-ga when .even a redheaded woman throws her arms around their necks and smacks them soundly on the lips. They are more likely to throw the pest out of an upstairs window. •No, Red Headed Woman i* a lost j opportunity. We haven't ,had a good vamp-yarn for some months—and it's sure-fire stuff when Its well done. (But Sister Jean Is too lightweight for the job, and even a capable cast falls to pull this orgy of sex up from- the gutter of cheap sensationalism. Much as we hate to admit it—we're afraid our friend (?) Clara Bow could have done much better With the. part; At least, 'she couldn't have done worse. LHlUn IflLklU FOR PROGRAM .|i»«--vi r"u'- f -- f" - JI S^^STO&^tS u «*H. V. a Kluw and • *h« #«**• .fcinw, - «* « $ and/grthddaughtei' Dorothft , Mrs. Kink* u l*rertti, th. aM 6th«r , they, returned, horn* Monday ' Kenneth Bollinger, Charted brod and Theodore < Wetobfod had their tonsils removed bj? Doctor* Meyer and'Andrews at the General hospital in Algona Friday. Ann and Joan Meyers, Phyllis Sny-' The'Walter Petertnatw, *Yed Peterman and Edna Swenson, 'of haw- ey, Minn., .left last week' Tuesday fter a few days at the Ofcrge items home. The A. A. Bidders, of Watertown, 8. D., and their daughter, Dorothy, rtotted last Thursday at F. H. Biger's. The Ridderri are former resl- entg here, The Rev, H. R. Schmidt) of Fredricksburg, and son, Warren, of Albany, N, Y., visited at John Light's nd with other friends last week Wednesday. Dr. Meyer assisted Dr. Andrews, f Algona, with an operation on drs. William Jentz, for tumor at the ieneral hospital in Algona Monday. Mrs. Donovan Brown, of Eether- flTev came last week Tuesday to islt at the parental Charles Glaus omev She returned Saturday. N. MoFar TITONKAE.L DELEGATION TOJISTITUTE Titonka, July 12!— Efcmrorth Leaguers who left Monday Stir an annual institute at the Okobojis were Edith "Reynolds, Edlthmae Budlong, Mildred and Fern Ball, Leota Oesterreiclier, Barbara Kathryn Schram, and Arlo Larson. Tbey were to be chaperoned By the Rev. and Mrs. Carl Hammer; This: midweek others will follow, and still more will go for the week-end. Auxiliary Unit Enter* Gon*est»— The local 'Legion Auxiliary utri't. las entered a Fidac- dbll' costomed; contest (representing: Poland)) and! an Americanism scrapbook contest, both of which will be held' at a lie•ion-Auxiliary state? conwarefciioni at Cedar Rapids in August. Delegates to Convention Tfametf— redlscounts, and every bank which has none seeks to inspire confidence by emphasizing the fact in its published statements. In this way a measure intended to be of great benefit to local communities is defeated, and the public itself is to Iblame. The benefits intended to accrue from loans made to banks by the new Reconstruction 'Finance corpor-ation are already similarly regarded as red flags of unsafely instead of what they really are, to- wit, an attempt to help local com- themselves with people, yell for munities finance government aid. Thus we, the banking and other relief, and when we get it we -proceed,to knock it in the head. The situation suggests that since we cannot be trusted to read a bank statement intelligently, it might bo better if none were published. JUST THE OLD WOLF IN A NEW SKIN Discussing favorably the gross income or general sales state tax which the rich Mr. Bettendorf, of Davenport, and his followers are lathering as a substitute for all other state and local taxes, -Plain Talk, Des Moinea, says: "The new plan is illustrated by the 'example of a man who earns a thousand dollars a year. At a rate of one-half of one per cent of -his earnings, which the proposers of the plan, think will be sufficient to do away with all other kinds of taxes, state, county, and municipal, he would pay to the tax gatherer the Bum of five dollars." Beautiful theory! As If everybody else's tax wouldn't be ftassed on to him,. the ultimate consumer, and in the aggregate' he would pay more real taxes than before—and the rich •would get off easy! Arid not only would he, as the timate consumer, pay everybody else's tax without being able to pass it on himself, but on nearly every »mall item he buys he would pay "velvet" besides. Take a Cc box of matches, for example: the tax trould be one-half of one per cent of 6c, but since that irouli|.b0 «nly ft fraction of * cent, the grocer, who ing to misrepresent. I served with Senator Patterson during five sessions of the legislature. (During the entire time he has served in the senate I occupied a seat next to him, and I know him as no other member of the legislature does. He made absolutely no effort to secure the passage of this law, he did not speak for it from the floor or in any committee, and he did not lobby for its passage. Senator Patterson is blessed with splendid judgment, intelligence, and ability. He has been instrumental in saving the taxpayers many millions. In the 49th G. A. a special effort was made to increase taxes several millions by inflating the appropriation bill for state expenses. Patterson and I fought side by side to defeat this increase, and it was beaten. At the last session I introduced four amendments to the appropriation bill which reduced It to the extend of '$869,000, tout amendments were not adopted the till after a warm verbal battle. Patterson was one of my best debate supporters. I could go on; It's the same story: Patterson could always be depended on to line up with the economy group. 'Both Patterson and the state income tax have been greatly misrepresented. Opponents are obliged to resort to falsehood in order to criticize Patterson. I wonder whether the people of Patterson's district are familiar with the fact that opponents of the income tax are well organized and cheerfully spend money to defeat thia measure. They would rather part with thousands every time the legislature convenes than pay an annual tax which would amount to a hundred tunes as much. On the .other hand how much effort have those who would benefit by the income tax put forth to help put It over? They scarcely go to the trouble to go and vote for the men who fight their battles in the legislature! : £The foregoing letter was written to the Advance. Sen. El. W. Clark, of Mason City, and Sen. O. H. Gun- dereon, of Forest City, have written stellar letters to the editor of the For an American Legioni-A.u>xit- ary convention at Cedar Kapicte August 9-iO-ll Mesdames; Gfeoi Netson and Sadie Denton have been, chosen local delegates, Bstellai Ban- acker and Anna Bruns alternates. Humps Still Finds- Victims— Ernest Peterson recently came down with the mumps. Four of t Chester Lamoreux- children, Byron,. Charlene, Marian,. and Muriel, aTsoi have the disease, which' li!a* epidemic here since- spring. been der, Phyllis McFall, Mary arid Har Ian HuMorf, and Lyle Wetebrod, Piano selections Were given by Edith Wolfe. Plan* were imwtfe for a picnic the latter part Of August by the Mystery mothers and daughters. Election of officers Win be held at the next meeting, August 4. Following adjournment lunch was served by the hostesses, Mrs. Earl Dean «\nd'Mrs. T. Clan of Eight Comirme4— Confirmation service was "held at St. John's Lutheran 'church Sunday. A class, of four boys and four girls were confirmed: Irene Krause, Viola Strueker, /Gladys Flemah, Ver- onaKlat't, Carl Hawk, Harold Gramenz, Ervln Seely, and Marvin Luedtke. A concert of aared music will be presented by the Lyric quartet of Concordla Seminary St. Louis, Mo.,' thte . week Thursday evening, beginning at 8 o'clock. No admission will be charged, but a free will collection will be taken. Leonard Haase Is Married- Announcements were received here last week from the G. D. Bentztng- ers of Fort. Madison, of the marriage of .their daughter, Irma Maldell, to Leonard G. Haase, a former Fenton resident.. The marriage was solemnized at the home of the bride's parents last week'Wednesday. The Rev. Warren:Bentzlnger, pastor .of the Methodist church, of Winfield, officiated. Mr. Haase is superintendent of schools- at Donnelson, and they will reside there. ' '.. - . ntlnolB Relatives In Visit— . The Paul Hechts, of Chicago, arrived Saturday to visit Mrs. Hecht's mother, Mrs. Ferdinand Schendel, and sister, Mrs. E. C. Fauerby. They were accompanied by Mr. Hecht's sister, Mrs. A. G. Schuler, of Chatsworth, 111. They are all former residents here. The Schulers are farming, and it is very dry in their section. The small grain has mostly been harvested, and Is damaged by eftfntz bugs, which are now attacking the corn. Attend Epworth League Institute—' The Rev. J. T. Snyder and 11 Ep- wortWans left Monday for the Oko- trajts to attend the institute there week. Those going are Bar- Bars Randall, Claudia Volgt, Ruth ©raws-, .Margaret Stephenson, -Bern-fee Kramer, Marjorie Bailey, John Bailey, Harold Newel, Dale Wels- Brod 1 Warren Snyder and ' Donna Jean Bailey. Mrs. Kate Newel accompanied them as chaperon. Ylsftw €?fT«s Chnrch'Talk— Perry Stevenson, of Webster City, was a visitor Sunday at the Methodist eftm-eh, and gave a few minutes interesting- talk concerning his Sunday school work connected with the American Union. He .has visited this territory regularly in the interests- of his work, and is a friend of O. J. Stephenson, Sunday school superintendent. Titonka Defeats Whlttemore— A ball game Sunday afternoon here between Titonka and Whittemore resulted 6-2' ih favor of Titonka. Storm Blows Trees- BOWB— A windstorm Saturday 1 night damaged crops and blew trees down. Other Tftonka News. The C. L. Kopjilms, Regina, Can., were hero last week, visiting the C. V. 'Pendergasts. The E. S. Pender- gasts, Shermirn, Minn., were here Sunday. MrsL J. F. Fisher, Mrs. George Howe, and Mrs, C. V. Pendergast took the Canadians to Minneapolis for another visit. Mrs. R. C, Ball drove to Algona /"1LAUDETTE is more lovely than ' ever in The Misleading Lady; her glorious black eyes and her appealing lithe figure are well photographed and shown to their best advantage. The plot is simple enough to follow easily, The only apparent weakness of the production is the extreme suffering of Miss Colbert, but since she seems to enjoy it to •the extent of working herself up into an intense admiration for the man who inflicts it upon her, well, we really haven't much to holler about. So we'll check it off as good summer entertainment. T HE MAN FROM Yesterday isn't any "hot shakes." In it they have utterly wasted the talents of two interesting screen personalities —Clive Brook and Claudette Colbert. If you care to ruminate on the reactions resulting from an almost impossible circumstance—strictly mov- lesque—perhaps you'll be able to sit through this nightmare. And it is a nightmare in more than one sense. Both principals go about their affairs as if they were in a trance—• dazed, slightly dizzy—and can you blame them? When Clive Brook leaves his bride and goes to war you feel that something is going to happen. It does. He is reported dead and his wife falls in love with an army surgeon. Just when everything is at the peak of perfection—up bobs Clive. Dilemma—shall the hapless wife go to her husband or stick it out with her lover True to the sacred traditions of the movies, she returns to her husband, tout he senses her feelings of duty rather than love and considerately eats and drinks himself to death. A little boy of five or six years easily parries off the - honors of a sincere and earnest performance. Charles Boyer, as the surgeon, warms up to his part in the final scenes but makes a rather lame beginning. The shots |n Switzerland— a la Canadian Rockies — are good, but the .dialog Is hopeless. Mls» Colbert Js raiyishing --she grows more beautiful in each new effort, All she need* is a good story and a capable last week Wednesday to attend a bridge party given by Mrs. J, O, F. Price and a sister. Mrs. .Ball is the wife of Titohka's veterinarian, and Mrs. Price's husband is a government veterinarian. Barbara, eldest daughter of Dr. and Mrs. R. C. Ball, was brought home last week Wednesday by her aunt, Mrs. John Ball, and (Evelyn Gorham, both of Monroe, Wis. Barbara had been visiting Monroe relatives. Mrs. Ernest Wilson, Orlando, Fla., and Mrs. W. J. Denton, wife of the local druggist, spent Friday with their .brother, C. G. Winter, Mason City. iLela Adamson, Des Moines, was brought home last week Monday by her parents. She was to.visit Brltt relatives after a few days here? Mrs. Dr. R, C. Ball entertained her bridge club last Thursday. Mrs. Harry Beed won the high score, and Mrs. Lee O. Wolfe was low. The William Boykens the John Schraders, and the Adolph Missals were guests of the Xilndholms at Esthervllle Sunday. Mrs. Guido Sartor and her baby have returned from Bancroft, where. they visited the former's parents. The Jay Budlongs and the Stephen de Vriea family were at Clear Lake Sunday afternoon. Mrs. -Fred Wentz has returned from visits with Blue Earth and Elmore relatives. The H. Schweppes left recently for Omro, Wis., to visit relatives a week. Hare Family Reunion at Lake— The Chris Widdels, the L. J. Weis- brods, Harry Widdels, Harry Haase and Walter Widdels, of Fenton, the Carrie Haases, of Fairmont, and the George Finks, of Waterloo, held a family picnic and reunion at -Birch Lake Sunday. The >{els and Martin Wtlbergs joined them In the afternoon. Other Yenton News. The Melvln Mansgaers spent the Fourth with Mrs. Mansager's sister, Mrs. Clyde Brooks, at Iowa Falls, The E. W. 'Ruskes and the Chris Ruskes -spent last week " Monday with Mrs. E. W. Ruske's mother, Mrs. 'L. J. Olson, at Spencer. Mrs C. F. C. Laage, W. E. Laage, Karl, Betty Jean and James Schwartz and Willard Ranney attended a picnic at Henry Tjaden's, near Algona last week Monday. The O. H. Grahams spent the Fourth at Clear Lake. They were Joined there by Mrs. Graham's sister and family the De La Hunts, of Ames. Mrs. Vivian Osbbrn, of Carroll spent the Fourth at the .parental H C. Lindsey's. She returned home Wednesday, accompanied by Max Ine Welsbrod, who visited there til Saturday, when she came back with Clalr Kitchen who visited till Sun day at H. C. Llndsey's. Kathleen Llndsey concluded a two weeks' visl with her parents and returned to Carroll with Mr. Kitchen Sunday. WESLEY BANK TO OBSERVE 50TH ANNIVERSARY IN 1834 The Exchange State bank, Wesley, began business July J under a, new 20-year charter, the first charter for the same period having «XT pired. The bank existed as a private bank 28 years before It became a atate bank, and it wilji c its golden anniversary two from now. c. J. Sherman i? president; J. 0- 'Fatoer, vice president; Guy M. Butts., cashier ;,J 9 hn Hntgh.- assistant cashier; Andrew oiaf Ftjnipiemftrli;, Johjp, Loebl|;, director*. Mrs. Elmer Weisbrod entertainei a group of women at a quilting party last week Wednesday after noon. Present were Mesdames Mike Weisbrod, XJrsula Welsbrod, Charle Welsbrod, E. A. Weisbrod, John Light, Melvin Mansager, Marji Kohlstedt Henry Miller, and Rober Voettler, . Mrs. Charles Glaus held a quilting party at her home last wee! Wednesday afternoon. Attendlm were Mesdames, John Kramer, Joh: Gramenz, Wilbert Huldorf, J. B Hansen, John Hanson and Carrl Votght. The C. H. Geronslns and Blylr Webrspann spent the Fourth wit' Mrs, Geronsin's parents, the Pete WlHadspns, at Clinton. JSn rout home they,,vteited with Mrs, Geron sin's aister, Mrs. Henrik Fauerby, a Bldora. The Ellis Stephensoiw, of Newton spent the Fourth at the parental O J. Stephenson home. Their daugh ter, Mary Ellen, who has been visit ing here the past several weeks, re turned home with them Wednesday There will be no- Methodist churc service next Sunday because of tb absence of the pastor, who is tending- institute at Lake Okoboj Sunday school and Bpworth will be hejd at the usual hour. The 'L? Rpy Boettchers, of the B. C. Wetobroda, Stanley Mu,nc Wnwvpld ' w'erp gpnda »ue»,ts W. Tb. by Mr« Mr* m W»«« part o| th« tQW» 4Jyi«lon, !H. DILL PICKLES— Quart > , L SOAP FLAKES— Kwrt,largfc, 25c POftK and BEANS— Hetas, large size, 2 for Flake, 4A ; 2/lb. package., |fifi '• COCOA— Mother's, 2 Ib. can READ THE ADVANCE EXTRA SPECIAL HERE'S PLENTY REASONS WHY NEVILLE'S TOGfiEKY IS ALWAYS BUST BTERY ARTICLE LISTED IN THIS ID IS BRAND NEW, BOUGHT AT tin NEW PRICE LEVEL AND WE ARF SELLING THEM NEVILLE STYLE. Women's Broadcloth .Slips _______2ff«' Women's Hand Embroidered Night- Girfe' Fast Color Dresses, 7 to 12 _8»c New assortment Rayon Undies — 25c Men's and boys' Cowhide Belts' ___ 25c J. & P. Coats Thread, per spool ____ 8c Safety Pins or Straight Pins, pkg. _lc Boys* and girls' Swim Suits __^ — 88fr Heavy Rubber Swim Caps ________ 15c- Women's Wash Frocks __ _49c and 69c Bob Pins, 30 pins on card _____ ___l4c' Brassieres, good ones _____ lOc and 19c Women's Sflk Dresses ______ :___^f 1.99 San-nap-pak, 12 pads in box ____'__15c Towels, 24x48 extra heavy ___ ____15c Men's Pants, tail 6r^ grey 9^ Men's and boys' Shirts and Shorts ]l5« Men's and boys' dress Shirts _ 4j e Men's. ^5c Dress Sox "i 5 ; Silk Ties for men —I"lW' ; Men's Unionalls, good ones ___ ~9g c Women's full-fashioned Silk Hose 59e Men's 220 weight O'all Jacket . 59 C Red and blue Hanks, big ones 5 e Cannon Towels, 20x40 size *"fa Men's and boys' Paris Garters _ 19 C Boys' Linen Crash Knickers ~~49 C Ladies' Chardonize Mesh Hose ~25c Boys' Bow Ties "~_9 C Women's.Lisle Hose, 3 pair 25c Women's Bias Cut Rayon Slips __" J9 C LOTS OF BARGAINS ALL THROUGH JULY. WE HAVE A STORE PLUM FCI1 OF NEW STANDARD GOODS AT REDUCED PRICES. WHEN YOU THINK OF BARGAINS THINK OF < uiiuaAW... Neville's Toggery Where a Bargain is a Bargain ALGONA - IOWA What do you mean Maps get smaller? An Interview by ROBERT J.CASEY Chicago Daily Pint, Reporter that the nap* are getting P^riwttog^tliqilwolLv «oy-Po<Mv intrfcafctj ^±1°* *•*!* SP*4 J»4f^l^Fi,(aS«*M| doesn't burn it up awl eltr' Otf »»***) »W not iU»i*f ^^*^^u^ * $^8sr^*.£ 800 mileage ouhifpwfc «nt car i. 71,000 mile*. territory V 0»W h.v. F* 1 ? P*d to caver, Now it»» W> trick. tall

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