Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on May 25, 1933 · Page 6
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Algona, Iowa
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PAGE six K093TJTH COUNTY ADVANCE. ALGONA, IOWA & toantt TERMS OF SUBSCRIPTION 1—To Koesuth county postofflces and bordering postofflces at Armstrong, Bode, Brltt, Buffalo Center, Cor- •wlth, Cylinder, Elmore, (Hutchlns, IJvermore, Ottosen, Rake, ;RIng- •ted, Rodman, Stllsen, West Bend, and Woden, year 12.00 all other U. S. Postofflcea, —--„ ..-.-'2.50 year subscriptions for papers going to points within the county and out- of-the-county points named under No. I above are considered continuing Subscriptions to be discontinued only «n notice from subscribers or at publisher's discretion. Subscriptions going to non-county points not named undor Ko. 1 above will be discontinued •without notice one month after explr- atlon of time paid for, If not renewed. fcut time for payment will be extended If requested In writing. FAYING DEBTS ON A PRICE INDEX SCHEME Throughout the depression there <has been much loose talk among •both laymen and economists that time debts ought to be made pay«&le according to a commodity price standard. Thus the Pocahon- las Record says: •"Gradually one fact is percolating into our mind, that he who bor- TOWS a dollar today, and the record of it is fixed in writing — a Tnote, a mortgage, a bond — must -have the right to repay that obligation tomorrow, next year, or ten money to lend for productive enterprises. And there Is Just as much behind the new currency as behind the bonds—that Is, the government's credit." It would shock bankers to hear government bonds called '^frozen assets." Bankers call them "liquid assets" and set them off in .bold type in published statements as equivalent to cash. This is correct from the standpoint of depositors, for government bonds can always be turned into cash over night. iFrom the standpoint of would-be borrowers the designation "frozen assets" is not inapt, at least where so much of a bank's deposits is Invested in governments that the ability to make sound loans is impaired. One of the questionable aspects of modern methods of governmen bonding finance is the extent to which banks are virtually com pelled to buy and hold bonds. Thi practice begets no trouble when the demand for loans to financ industry and loans is low, but it might be a sizable handicap In case the legitimate demand for loans ever rose to a point where governments stood in the way. •"Fortunately increased demand for loans means increased deposits, and the deposits finance the loans Given a revival in business th« country can thus go forward a long way, farther than has ever yet been experienced, before govern- The Colyum Let's Not be too D—d Serloni IN THEIR own papers •*-* newspaper "breaks" amuse editors as much as the laity. Consider a few— Mrs. Thurston Gaylord ane •a — ----- • - • ' UGSJII C.AJJtllCJl^CVi, UCLU1C ^WyCill" years from today in a dollar °i| ments become real "frozen assets," the same value relative to general [ even from the stand p 0in t O f bor- commodity prices as the dollar had i rowers•which he borrowed." j This looks plausible in theory, *nd no doubt 99 out of 100 persons read su.ch assertions applaud , never thinking to attempt a View at them in the light of cold xea'spn. flipy fail to take the human ' in{« eonsiderafisn, ftggii] #}tij, the rulo would, pf both ways, for Timely Topics one -» tfl course, haw You cannot make unc i-.- . , ,.„,,„,,,__, debtors and quite another for cred-, .«W«ing, itors. Hf you adopt the commodity state *- " price list for payment of time -debts you must give the creditor the benefit when the price list is ihigh Just the same as you give the ^Bebtor the Benefit when the price '•flist is low. •It i» precisely at this point that mearly everyone, particmldHy In *his section of the country, falls to itblnk clearly and see both sides, •when it is proposed to adopt a •commodity price list in relation to paying debts. We think only The bank deposits guaranty bill fathered by Senater Glass has pttsspd the House apd now goes to the Senate. The srgument for the bill js; }, That it will restore confidence in in the banks and stop !. That it will force into the Federal Reserve System sn<H thus (bring the American banking system under unified control. Young men who at 25 think they are too old to finish an education can get an inspiration from the record of T. P. Harrington, who was not graduated from the law college till he was 32, and - yet made a success of himself. It is, in fact, a question whether many professional men would not do better !? they took u,p their profes.- daughters will tour. the Black Hills and vamp along the roadside. — Vivian, S. D.. Farmer. Germans are so small that there may be as -many as 1,700,000 In a drop of water. — Mobile, Ala., Press .Do you know what it is to sit down of an evening with book in hand, your faithful dog in your mouth, and your good pipe at your feet? — Brooklyn Charity Organization pamphlet. He returned to his duties Mon- terms of debt-payers when the | s j ons a t a n age more mature than •commodity price list is low, never looking at how it would work wllei) J,~he price Ust Is high. 6f if this dUr- fiict, opera' H \Vould have As a .matter' -scheme hat! Vet •ing .the last 20 worked a good (leal of the time to the great advantage of the creditor and the crushing disadvantage of the debtor. Five minutes of figuring on the back of an envelope or will corn- high •ever since 1913 except since the •fall of 1929. We speak here of the commodity list as a whole, not of agricultural products only. The agricultural commodity price list has ibeen low most of the time for the last 12 years. But when you are dealing with the commodity price list scheme as a means of adjusting debt payments, you cannot take no\V eOfflmon. •it is surprising to note how bitter tile commdii run of newspaper reader Is in disc'lission df the gre'at bankers, such as Mitchell day, after several weeks' absence due to his death.—Altoona Tribune. Or. Bu Bose has completed a revival at which tight new members- were received.—Memphis Commercial Appeal. William Duncan, Lisbon, N. D., stopped here yesterday to say hell to many friends.-rMedina, O., Sentinel. 'In 1911 he worried Mrs. (Laura Little, Montgomery, Ala. They have three children. — Philadelphia Inquirer. Before the verdict Miss Mexico told interviewers that If freed she would become a nut. — Chicago Tribune. MOTHER OF 18 CHILDREN IN TROUBLE AG-AI'N.—Wllkes-Barre, Pa., Evening New? Headline. DOWN AT BLOOMFIELD Mr. Anon took home 12 bottles of whisky. 'Promptly his wife ordered, him to empty them in the kitchen ink, and after doing so he wrote Sditor Howard B. Wilson, of the Bloomfleld Republican, as follows: I proceeded to da «s my wife desired, and withdrew the eork from the first bottle, and poured the contents down the sink, except one glass, which I drank. I then withdrew the cork from the second hot- tie and did Hk*«iSe. I extracted the cork from the third bottle and emptied the good old booze down the bottle, except a glass. >I pulled the cork from the fourth sink and poured the bottle flown, the £lass, which I drank. I pulled the bottle from the next cork, and drank one sink out of it, then threw the rest down the glass. I pulled the- sink out of the next COrK and poured the bottle down heck. ..I pulled the next bot- At The Call Theatre A Review of the Recent Talkies by T, R C. oanKers, sucn as ,vn:cne « flu al t Qf throati poured , Morgan. There Ip umiouUteiUy jus- sillk down the bottle, and d-^ S! other stray bit of paper •demonstrate this to anyone. As everybody knows, the inodity price list has been tification in Mitchell'* CUSe, tut it remains to ba s»*ft. "wnether Morgan can 'be caught. 'But innbcent or guilty, he has already been prejudged guilty by the general public. Mrs. Roosevelt's latest proposal is a trip to the Pacific coast by plane to visit a son. That seems •prety risky for the first lady of the land, but the people will like her nerve regardless. In fact the informality of the whole -Roosevelt family appeals to Americans. New York state has voted repeal of the 18th amendment 12 to 1. This was in the state at large. The New York City vote was 41 to 1 — ihe agricultural list alone, but, ob- 1 1,047,006 to only 25,506. That spells viously, must take a representative list of all commodities, since the rule must be the same for everybody. dismay for prohibitionists everywhere. In the face of such figures, how did this country happen to go dry in war time? Now you can take any index of | The impl . ession grows that the prices for the period between and 1929 and arrive at your own demonstration that the commodity price list theory is unworkable. For ' depression's back has at last been i broken. All reports' agree that ] to a minimum sink down the bottle, and d^ank the cork. Well, I had Itiem all emptied then, and I steadied the house with one hand and counted the bottles, which were 24. So I counted them again, and I had 74, and as the house came around I counted them once more to be sure; and finally I had all the houses and bottles counted, and then I proceeded to wash the bottles, but I couldn't get the brush in the bottles, so I turned them inside out and washed and wiped them all, and went upstairs and told my other half she had done everything just as I ordered. WHEN A DOG sniffs suspiciously at my heels I walk ahead with an unconcerned air, but not without watchful inward misgivings . . I believe the best part of married life is the last years. By then a man and woman have had time to adjust themselves to each other's ways and friction has been reduced PICTURES LIKE the Working * Man are the quiet, restful opiates 'of the talkies, soothing, lulling powders which put you Into a mellow mood and make you forget the world and its troubles. In the capable hands of George Arllss, these little dramas of our dizzy workaday existence take on the colors of romance and make us glad we are alive. Moral tales, perhaps, with a cocked eye to the public taste, but -harmless, Inocuous potions designed to calm the fluttering nerves and dull the too sharpened sensibilities. The Working Man Is unquestionably George Arliss's best production since his first (and historic) Disraeli, though a comparison of the two would be impossible. As well compare the ocean with a bucket of water. But this latest talkie of the old master of the drama has Just enough of the modern touch to make it appeal to young and old, man or woman There Is a tolerance, a restraint, a quality of mellowness In Mr. Arliss's portrayals which speak a universal language. This is the story of a crusty old shoe manufacturer who by cunning and a complete knowledge of human nature brings his own nephew to time, and also straightens out not only the family but the shoe- of his late rival. This complicated, ,but it works out simply In th? capable hands of Actor Arlfss,. The supporting cast is unusually ood, and the parts of the youngsters are well taken, with high lonors going to Bette Davis, who .•irns In an exceptionally fine per- ormance. But like all of Arliss's pictures, it is a one-man show from tart to finish. This Is as it should be'. A packed theater afternoon and evening was mute evidence that Algeria, audiences like this veteran actor. j W E SAW JOE E. BROWN in Elmer the Great in a nearby city, and beg to report to all good (Brown fans that this, in our humble judgment, is Joe's best picture to date. It is on the Call calendar. this week, and we advise all who enjoy this large-pated. comedian to take advantage of the faultless Call presentation. The out-of-town Show made Joe sound like he was talking flown a well. MAY BE said to •looking that the index was more are rising and 'business picking up. The democrats, of course, attribute this to Roosevelt. Most republicans are willing to let him The next ques- doubled in wartime \ow con- i c ' JU ' uul -< 1 " 0 alc w»»»6 >•" JBL mm nunarens ot thousands to ou what this^scheme woull have !^ ve the Credit ' provided !t keeps ° r 12 mil »°n unemployed ... *«« ««/, ,.,v, rt j« i n,i o !„„*- O-TA [ U P* SOrry that SWeatv feet \vpre oi Editors Knocking Their Best Friend. Northwood Anchor—The Farm- -done for one who in 1913 lent $10,- j 000 for five years. When time for •payment came he would have been •entitled not to $10,000 but to more than $20,000, because the commodity price list had in the meantime increased by more than 100 per •«ent. The mere statement of such a result is enough There would have "teen civil war in this country had •anything like this scheme been in , operation then. Yet the fact is ' ?°l a _. w _ an , ts President^ Roosevelt to that throughout the whole 16-year •period after 1913 the general commodity price index scheme would lave worked out mainly to the •advantage of creditors. It has been mostly in the last four years -that it would have benefitted debt-ors. Quite another aspect of this •scheme is, as a rule, never consid- ers' Holiday association of Minne- so hot - tion is, what are these high school graduates going to do for a living? The schools have suddenly added hundreds of thousands to our ten . . I am sorry that sweaty feet were ever invented. It is a nuisance to go j around all day as if one were slopping in a mud puddle . . . The Krazy Kat movies make me extremely tired. At that I think they are a lot better than they used to be ... As a rule I get up and get breakfast, but my repertoire is limited and a daily menu of toast, bacon and coffee in time becomes not ered by people unaccustomed -economic reasoning; and that •=that with such a scheme in effect there would be no more lending, ifor no creditor and no debtor could tell In advance which way the pendulum would swing. The very men •who now talk loudest for the commodity price index scheme would. in case they came into freeze onto it and retire it from money, -circulation. That is human nature. The consequences would be disastrous. Every enterprise that defended on loaned capital would be •doomed and new enterprise dependent on borrowed capital would be "halted. The world might return to the middle ages. The foregoing argues no lack of sympathy for distressed debtors *aught in a low-price period. It is merely the application of cold reasoning to economic facts. If it •were practical it would be highly desirable to pay debts always in <the same purchasing power that •existed when they were incurred; *ut the plain fact is that in the •present state of human nature the •<scheme is not workable. For, plainly, no debtor would agree to it on a declining index list and no creditor wouid accept it on a rising index. YIEW1NO GOVERNMENT BONDS AS FJtOZGN ASSETS A writer on economics quoted by the Emmets'burg Reporter says: "An inquiring friend writes to ask me how it will benefit the -country to have the Federal Reserve banks issue three billion dollars of new money to take up government bonds. The answer is that these bonds are now held by Banks, which are handicapped bj having so much of their deposits wed up in these 'frozen assets.' If the banks can turn them over for "ew cash, they can use the new the cabinet because cost of production is not guaranteed to the crop-raiser. As time rolls on it will be found that Secretary Wallace is one of the best and most understanding friends the farmers of the United States ever had. How About This Tux? Traer Star-Clipper — The wets claim the beer tax will yield $300,- OQO.OOO to the government. If it does it means a tax of $!5 per capita. What a howl we would hear if another special tax of $15 should be levied upon all of us! Giving loiva a Black Eye. 'Humboldt Independent — Iowa has been known as the land where loans were paid promptly and cheerfully, and eastern money sought investment here. But the farm riots are changing all that. Iowa's lawless element may give the state such a black eye that it will be handicapped for many years. Economic Law Exemplified. Ringsted Dispatch—Cuts in salaries for public officials, Including teachers, came two years too late to help taxpayers this year, and now that the cuts have been made they are catching the salaried class when prices are on the rebound and will make it hard going for them till another adjustment is made. Getting Drunk on 8.2 Beer. Albia News — Maybe some of those beer-thirsty individuals who are not buying '20c bottles have heard of the fellow who drank 24 bottles in 48 hours and was not intoxicated. If $4.80 worth of it won't produce a desire to lick the wife, break the dishes, and fight a neighbor, what good is it anyway? 8 to ">, You'll Vote Wrong. Carroll Herald — In spite of warnings already broadcast by both wets and clrys, and which will be sent out during the ensuing five weeks before June 20, when the people of Iowa will vote on repeal of the 18th amendment, we offer •ONCE UPON A TIME reminisces the Sage of Story City, the only kind of a flask a woman ever thought of carrying had a nipple on It!—H. S. M. in Over the Coffee. Where now it has tipple in it, eh?—Alien in Algona Advance. •Now if that purported "Sage of Story City" were dry behind ears he would have recalled the the time when women carried nipples without bottles attached to them— and he probaibly nipped at those nipples himself! —*>a Olson in the Story City Herald. Oh, Pa, you shameless thing! YOUNG WOMAN SEVERELY BUBNED—Celluloid ignited in hot- torn of car and blaze sears occupant's limbs.—Bancroft Register. And W. C, Dewel, the irrespres- sible of the Algona Advance, says: "Which would prove, if need be that Editor Hutton grejv up in the dear, dead Victorian times when legs were limbs.—E. K. Pittman in Northwood Anchor. You have to know "Hut" to appreciate that, Mr. Pittman. In private conversation in a stag crowd Mr. Hutton even refers to the legs of doodle bugs as "limbs"—lykell he does! Very Well, Earl; Now Let's Bury That Hatchet. [Mason City "Eye Observing."] I learn that the expression "ibury- ing the hatchet," comes from an ancient ceremony among the Indians. To signify that they had no warlike intentions, the Indians, as they passed the peacepipe around, went through the ritual of burying a tomahawk. It was a further indication of their pacific feelings. A tomahawk was a "hatchet" to a white man. and since the Indian ceremony was one often performed to conclude a long-standing war or grudge, the meaning of the phrase has not substantially changed. OPTOMISTS BELIEVE we are now on the high road to recovery —Editor W. F. Miller in Livermore Gazette. Aside to Livermore school pupils: Now's your sweet r-r-re- the usual S to 5 that a lot of peo- venge! Give 'it to him plenty for pie will be confused and vote di-.that recent screed alleging that rectly opposite to what they in- you can't spell like your forebears tended. did. —ALIEN E RNST belong to that class of sophisticates whose acting depends much on the raise of an eye-brow or the intonations of a syllable. It is a rather subtle and negligible quality, never "bold, never flashing, but always there; and the screen has caught the spirit of his techrilque even better than the stage in affording us a closer view of the physical characteristics which are his stock in trade. W the present production, Whis- tlSfig in the Dark, we have the uncomfortable feeling of being double-crossed by the entire cast, especially by Mr. Truex. He seems constantly ready to turn aside and say, "There, you poor fools — I've slipped that one over on you." In the end you still have that feeling, though so artfully glossed over that the humiliation is slight. The picture opens with murder and gutl fire, and we are at once aware of the fact that we are looking in on a gang of racketeers out to "get" a beer baron. Ernest Truex and his bride-to-be are stalled in their car near the gangsters' retreat, and when they attempt to phone for a taxi his hosts discover that Truex may be a valuable man to help them murder a man without the usual tell-tale signs of violent death. How our hero works out the solution of the problem, only to find that the proposed victim has false teeth, is the stirring finish to this comedy- drama of suspense and laughs. Whistling in the Dark appeals only to a limited few cinema patrons who appreciate the delicate art of Ernst Truex.. The play is a bit draggy in spots, and the action is extremely halting at all times, except at the end; but the cast is well chosen and Una Markel, as the somewhat forward bride-to-be, is excellent, as always. And now that satire has ,been employed, we may be certain that the reign of gangster pictures is ended, which is a consummation devoutly to be wished. ^THERE'S A SWELL FIRE in A Hello Sister but you have to sit through the entire picture to see it. Otherwise there is little to get excited about In this tiresome story of night life in the big wicked city. James Dunn, always refreshing, adds a touch of realism to the proceedings, and Boots Mai- lory is easy to look at; but Zazu Pitts continues her toboggan down the pathway of emotionless, sterile roles. Of course no one expected Hello Sister to be anything but a second-rate picture, so really nobody should be disappointed that it turned out to be exactly that. It takes us back to the days of the "dime novel," the paper-back as we used to call it. The poor, virtuous, lonesome girl living alone in a dismal tenement house; the happy, carefree laughing boy also lonesome, very noble; happiness, a short period of misunderstanding then a thrilling rescue, and "they lived happily ever afterwards." clan Informs the unfortunate of a highly Important biological fact, Is about as tactless and bald a sequence as we have ever seen In the talkies. Yet this Is the age of sophistication. The most redeeming feature about. Hello Sister is the fact that so few customers were disappointed; they just weren't In their accustomed pews. Tj*OR THE SECOND TIME within *. the week we have been pleasantly surprised in a talkie. After the dozens of aerial pictures which have flashed across the cinema skies during the last few years, super-spectacles almost without exception, it Is somewhat disturbing to record that Central Airport is entertaining. And this despite the obvious fact .that -Richard Barthelmess is the world's most overrated actor. His forced laughter In the opening reels of Central Airport is the most painful example of incompetent acting the sliver screen has ever given us. And Sally Eilers, gets away with a slow beginning, though she warms up to her part gallantly as the film progresses. The secret of Central Airport, then, seems to be the simplicity of its theme, its adherence to a single plot-motive. Barthelmess Is Injured In what, seems an unavoidable accident at the start of the picture, and it impairs his chances to pilot a "ship" In the regular passenger air service. He meets a feminine parachute jumper (Sally Eilers), and when this young -woman's brother is killed at stunt-flying, Richard again takes to the aJf. Meanwhile his younger brother (Tom Brown) becomes Interested in aviation, also in the girl Richard has refused to marry on the ground that the life of aviator's wife is too uncertain. The younger brother marries the girl, and proves that marriage can be suc- flyers. Or does he Lakotan Gets Good Lesson tor Jealousy [Lnkotft Record.] Just ns a couple of our popular young: men find rolled orer nt the crowing of (Jie first rooster Monday morning-, and hud settled down among: the feathers for another nap, a loud rap sounded on the door, and they were told to open In the name of the law. , Imagine their surprise when Sheriff Dahlhauser told them, they were under suspicion, and that he'd hare to , search the house. "Rusty" bid him welcome, but In a short time the officer left with a disappointed look, declaring that he hnd been unable to find Incriminating evidence. It seems that a young man called on his sweetie, but was , unable to • locate her, and so placed a charge of kidnapping ngalnst our townsmen. When the young fellow returned to the home of his sweetheart It was disclosed that she had been In her room, primping up a little extra for his pleasure; nnd that upon hearing what he hnd decided to do she decided to let him go ahead and moke a chump of himself. We hope the young- fellow will make a note in his diary, "Jealousy can cause a heap of trouble," and in years to come will profit by this outbreak of the trait. Harrington (Continued from page 1.) den's daughter, Mrs. M. N. Goodson, Des Molnes, and a sohj Mrs. Mary 'S. iFrantz, St. Paul, sister of the late B. V. S wetting; Mrs. <T"lB. Resler, White Bear Lake, Minn., daughter of Mrs. Frantz, and a son. Many old friends from points about the county, were here. Mason City Pastor Spenks. There was the usual beautiful display of flowers, which Included set pieces from the Masons, the Kiwanis club, and the county bar. The (Rev. W. L. Dibble, pastor of the Mason City Congregational church, delivered the sermon, and Grace Melba Miller, high school music teacher, sang, accompanied by Mrs. Sylvia Gunn. A cortege of cars followed the funeral party to Rlvervlew cemetery, where 'burial wag made. - ' KTHEBVILLt was made in the a ' ° when County Amm C0lvl 'bled after two 2* * out. Shackelf " single, which r Kelly pitched Butler caught. Re, therville only f our , f vllle managed to g seven errors o t the Only one error Bsthervllle. A her credit. Paulson, Esthervliin for eight years a Pitcher, and la s Burlington club. 'The Algona C luh Whlttemore nex Decoration da against Tltonka on was, , . the young bride B does she now turn 5????Ul 1ST prove It? JUst' Why unhappy?. \ ovlng/'eyes towards the wander- n S Sichard? "In the end, after a Drilling rescue of his younger brother from a watery grave, Richard kisses the girl a somewhat tender farewell and flies off into the clouds. It is a somewhat courageous finale in this age, when we may always expect an accident or a monstrous trick of fate to give us that Inevitable "happy ending." Perhaps it is this unusual feature which enhances the charm of Central Airport. Sally ,Silers glVSS her best screen portrayal, also displays her person charmingly in several scenes, The photography is remarkable, and the continuity Ot the story is est attendance, the most interest, and as good a spirit as the pastors have 'had since they came to Algona. in the evening we heard a good sermon by the Rev. A. S. Hueser at the high school building. Next Sunday: Bible school, 9:45; morning worship, 11; evening service, 7:30. well preserved ing fit into th*. making the fly- sequences with clever fadeouts tod without the usual nerve-racking zoom of motors. The Roosevelt "short," though a trifle long, was well got together, also somewhat timely at this moment, when our "Man of the Hour is making world-history. This picture follows the faithfully. pattern There are no psychological byways, no emotional pitfails. The thing just runs true to form. When the old drunk comes in with his first stick of dynamite, you know that the grand finale will include a first-class explosion and that the hero will carry the unconscious heroine to a thrilling rescue. And that, of course, is exactly- what happens. Minna Gombell puts on an excellent wrestling exhibition with the "touch guy" in the second reel After rolling all over a room they proceed neatly down the hall and four or five long flights of stairs which gives the show "dramatic punch," as they say. Boy, this Minna does take a lot of abuse in those few scenes! After that, its just a case of true love, which, as everybody knows. never runs smoothly. The little scene in the doctor's office, in which the kindly physi- Sabin Denies He's "On the County"-Yet —Another case of mistaken identity as regards receipt of poor funds appeared In board proceedings published last week Harry Sabin, Irvington township, was victim. _As township trustee he o. k.'d a claim, and the, proceedings, carried his name as beneficiary. As in R. S. McWhorter's recent case, Mr. Sabin says that, being a farmer, he could use any kinu of funds, but that in fact he is not yet "on the county." Albert Ogren, in proceedings published in another paper has also been reported as the recipient of poor funds. In that case there was no mistake in the proceedings, but a linotypist inadvertently substituted his name for a similar one. • County Auditor Butler is doing his best to eliminate errors and says that if persons who o. k. bills will be sure to sign in the place provided therefor on the claim blanks there will be no repetitions. In some cases the claims are not signed in the right place, and that confuses the clerk who prepares the list for publication. , C. V. Hulso, Pastor — Next Sunday will be observed as Memorial Sunday. (Local custom Is for one church to be designated in which the Memorial service, sponsored by the American Legion, the Auxiliary, the W. R. C., etc., will be held. Our turn comes this year, and we heartily welcome these organizations and the public and will try to make the service inspiring. PHIST LUTHERAN, M. A. Sjos- ttwitl, Pastor— The choir meets for rehearsal tomorrow evening, 7 sharp, at the church. The Confirmation class meets Saturday morning, 9:30. Sunday school next Sunday, 10 a. m. We urge all parents to send their children; morning worship at 11. BAPTIST, Arthur S. Hueser, rastor— Baptismal service at 8 p. m. The large illuminated cross will be used in connection with a number by the woman's quartet. Morning worship, HI a. m.; Sunday school, 10 a. m.'; B. Y. p. U., 7 p. m. « , , cus Denninghoff, M. Th, Rector _ Ascension day: early communion, 8 a. m. Sunday after Ascension: early communion and sermon 8 a m.; church school, 9:30. NELLY DON I DRESSES They're stunning] and of course they're colorfast. Choose an eyelet a voile,' a swiss, a batiste, a lawn in a NELLY DON. You will say they are the smartest cotton dresses you've seen Priced at f- -\»\ $1.95 and better I CHRISTENSEN BROS. 0 Algona's Style Center Locomotive Car Draws Crowd Here An automobile with a special body resembling a railway engine was in Algona Tuesday, while Us owned made the rounds o£ drug stores selling aspirin tablets. The car was an advertising stunt for an aspirin product, but its novel de-,, sign attracted more attention to I body than to product. The hood over the engine resembled the boiler of a railway engine, with cowcatcher in front. The engine exhaust comes out of the smokestack. The main body of the car was like that of any sedan, but the rear resembled that of a de luxe observation car on a train. Tax Appraisers Numed. An order has been entered in district court last week naming M P Weaver, J. L. Bonar. and John Haggard collateral inheritance tax appraisers. It was made effective January 1, for formal entry had been overlooked. £V. LUTHERAN, P.J. Braner Pustor-Wext Sunday! 'Sunday school and Bible class, 9:30 a. sh service ' 10 - The Con next week Thu rs- Our ™ ,, - - . annual mission festival takes place a week from Sunday. The public Is invited to attend. Our summer school will open next month, not only for our own children, but for all not affiliated with any church. inn, Pustors-HFor the morning vice last Sunday we had the The Arrival of Dresses Linen Suit and Linen are very much White Coats Which is a result of anot special market trip this week Without a doubt we have the most complete sho« of white and pastel washable crepes-light and 0 dlum dark prints, in both jacket styles and wltW tnat you would find outside of a city store. They s surely beautiful and priced at only $3.98 $4.95 $5.9i $6.95 $11.75 Suits and White Coats in demand. Trr - '- S11.7S Christensen Bros. Co. AIGONA'S STYLE

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