Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on June 29, 1933 · Page 1
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, June 29, 1933
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jsfs W ALGONA, IOWA, JUNE 29, 1933 8 Pages Number 42 Former Editor Newspaper in Charge. Three Ball Games Booked for the 4th IS SON .llSITTO 8EACON CITY FIREWORKS TO SHOW WORLD'S FAIR REPLICAS RS THREATEN HIJACKERS ,j from Washington, had spent the'last .. u .iing for the goyern- ^ttendlng night school, I, i tor a short visit In Chi- 'ithere found a letter,from Knie to visit Beacon C4ty him an impartial re- tte^traln of driving In _ 11V by taking an Mltoote Stain to Matteson, the «une Beacon City patrons will directions had not been I (bat (he Beacon Cltf now offers «Wy Aoto patrons who pre- tente have been. ftitl the 8herldan-Pla*» I'M o< the fine North 8Me £, Tto charge fa the maw liMeon Clty-$84* for six K for thre* itajs. awls, ballroom toe- twuportatlon to fair, s fair admissions, all included, the hi at Beacon City. One I and eleven people took _ of this sendee, last Lite first week. Local Speculators Busy As Grain Markets Spurt . asked r he knew the conductor where v^,Beacon Horse Races and Free 7 Acts Complete Program. Three ball games, with all teams topnotchers, will be played on the new diamond at the fairgrounds at the Fourth of July celebration here next Tuesday. The first game, at 10:30 in the morning, will be between the Burt and Renwick Junior league teams, iBurt has already earned an enviable reputation in baseball, and Renwick has (been making a similar record. Hence this game will be a sort of championship affair. In the afternoon Ledyard and Titonka will play at 1:30, and at 3:30 Bancroft will meet Estherville. ;;;A11 games will be played on the new'diamond directly in front of the grandstand, where patrons can sit in the shade and see everything that goes on. Horse Races New Feature. Baseball will be only a part of, the celebration free entertainment. Horse races will be an added feature for the first time at a Fourth of July celebration. Secretary E. L. Vincent has contacted some of the fastest horses.in north Iowa. In addition to harness races there will be the favorite derby , and. I was amused at his ..ianswer. He said the.va- ji from Beacon City had been at: tbat-i it had, .temporarily ! tte"I. C. service. New B had to be devised to care ^enlarged traffic.' the .station nearest I, I found a Beacon City f 'at the station; to take i place', 'and-Jl-wi^lnter*, jftaithat the driver was a" ^1 student 'last year.,Most of ants at Beacon- "City are jfstudents, Y. M. or Y. W. C. ,etc.' .•• • .;'..' '•;•••.' Editor in Charge. i a short ride we arrived at y, which is situated in [grove. Near stone, pillars |{>rm the -gateway-1 found where guests register s assigned to cabins. I stop* j [Introduce myself, and one of i In charge, a former well | Iowa country/editor, cpn- Ine on a private tour of iBea- fl- .. '•• ~ '., iBeacon City,plan is to give •"an opportunity to combine antages of .life "at ; home" e .world's fair; but there are 5 tents, no .hard beds, no ling to do. On the contrary <aty offers clean, well fur- run. t The free attractions program Will also include Mile. Florence, who gives a breath-taking balancing act at the top of'an 80-ft. steel pole, with no nets or safety straps to save her in case of a fall. Another feature . act is the Mann brothers in a new "bounding rope" newly built of clean eared for by maids. The sted me immensely, for inner-spring mattresses [warantee comfort. J trie^ sure of that important have two- windows adjustable shutters ventilation. (Doors are all well-screened. rlce Excellent. if no plumbing in the cab-r = n central- locations,, are %y units which are Vthe leanliness. » They- contain ™lets, and lavatories. I to .find that the:- water Warm ' act, with somersaults in air from a slack rope, and balancing .and rope-spinning stunts in addition. Comedy Acrobats Coming. V An'acrobatic comedy team, Donahue & iLa Role, will perform barrel-jumping stunts, meanwhile furnishing comedy. The Radke sisters will give a tumbling and gymnastic program. All these events are new to hippodrome platforms, and the artists bring with them new stunts and tricks. In the evening the free act program will be repeated, and at its close one of the greatest displays of fireworks ever seen here will be-set off. The display was purchased by the Thearle-Duffield company, Chicago, who manage and set off displays at the Century of Progress?world's fair. The display ig called the New Deal, and it will be brought here direct .< from the world's fair arid set off by company employes. Evening Dance Planned. At Floral hall the customary evening dance will be held, with the Harmony Kings, radio and en- .tertaining orchestra, furnishing music. The floor Is being rewaxed for the occasion. Children under ten years old will be admitted free both afternoon A strong "•bull" market has brought Algona quotations for agricultural products up sharply from last week's .prices. Both yellow and white corn are. up a nickel to 37c and 38c, and oats skyrocketed up 10c over last week's market to 34c. On the Chicago board wheat went over the dollar mark Tuesday for the first time since 1930. 'Local experts view these markets with alarm, contending they are too high, even at yesterday's close, which was from four to six cents off the highs of Tuesday. Algona grain offices were crowded Monday and Tuesday with speculators, but yesterday the story was different, with operators calling for more margin. No. 1 eggs are up 2c over last week's quotation to 12c and the No. 2 grade has risen a cent to reach 7c. Cash cream Is up a cent to '21c. The market is believed in unhealthy condition because of heavy buying orders by public. 'Rains west of the Missouri river are now having a bearish effect Heavy profit-taking at the close of the high market Tuesday and stop- loss sales yesterday helped bring down the price level. It has been reported that the Washington administration is fearful of speculative markets and desires to see only a slow, steady rise. September options on wheat closed last night at 92%c, six cents off Tuesday's high of 98 7-8c. September corn closed at 56 3-8c, four cents off Tuesday's 46%c. DROUGHT CONTINUED AS MERCURY JITS HEI6HTS Rainfall was registered four times last week, but not In sufficient quantity to affect drought condition brought on by previous Algona Markets HOGS ' Best. med. wt. 180 to 260 $3.85 Best med. wt 260 to 300 $3.75 Best prime hvy. butch. 300-350 3.65 Packing sows, 300 to 350 Ibs. .$3.30 Heavy sows, 400 Ibs. .$3*20 Big hvy. sows, 400-500 $3.10 CATTLE Canners a*nd cutters $1.00 to $1.75 Fat cows $2.00 to $2.50 Veal calves $3.00 to $4.00 Fat steers .—$4.00 to $4.50 Yearlings !$3j50 to $4.00 Bulls $2.00 to $2.40 Stock steers $3.00 to $4.00 POULTRY Hens 6c and 8c Cocks 4c and 6c PRODUCE Eggs, graded No. 1 J2c Eggs, graded No. 2 *-7c Cash cream . '21c GRAIN No. 2 yellow corn —37c No. 2 white corn 38c Blossom. No. 3 white oats _^__- 34c HIDES Green beef hides 4%c Horse $2.00 OVERMYER IN FINAL REPORT OF ACTIVITIES Financial Statement Gives Statistics *, . for Year. lack of rain and the extreme heat. Last week -Wednesday's fall of .25 inch was the largest. Friday .17 inch was registered. There was only a trace Saturday, and Sunday .19 inch fell. The temperature rec- In the last financial report of •school activities before his retirement, Supt. Overmyer lists statistics of the school year just closed. Mr. Overmyer has been here 30 years, and the Algona- high school as been continuously on the accredited list of the colleges and universities of the North Central association for 27 years. There were three students last year taking general post-graduate work: Emory Grosenbach, Howard Buttertleld, Anna Belle Crawford. All paid tuition. iSix students took post-graduate work In the commercial department: Robert Williams, Bernice Harrington, Alice Hist, Josephine Murtagh, Craig .Smith, and Clare Gas Station and Beer Garden is Built by Vera iFrank Vera is erecting a : Royal 400' gas ' station and betfr'' garden Just east of the fairgrounds, where the old scenic road to '"Irvington turns east. The station is constructed from a small two-room house formerly located back of the old Kossuth hospital, now occupied by the N. C. Rice* family. The little building was known locally as the "pesthouse" because patients with contagious diseases were once kept there, . • The house was moved out to the new location last week, and at the rear a trellised garden was added. This is to be roofed over and completely screened for beer and sandwich service, and it may be enlarged later. The site Is only a few feet inside the city limits. Mr. Vera has not sold his Green Lantern night clubhouse at Hobarton, but it is now managed by Mr. and MM. M. S. Craven, of Titonka. Mrs. Craven and Mrs. Vera are sisters. STOP SIGNS IGNORED AND CARS COLLIDE Two automobiles collided at the intersection of Nos. 169 and 18 north of Algona Saturday morning at 8:30, when one of the drivers failed to observe a stop sign warning east-west motorists that north- south drivers have the Tight of way. A Stndetoaker going east was driven' by Mrs. D. H. Farrington, who, with her husband, was , en route to New-Yorfc City from their home at Portland, Ore. The other car was a For.d coupe driven by M. Townships Pay Tuition. Students not residents of the Algona independent . school district are charged tuition at $99 a year, paid by their districts, and 1 * the charges for the past year, by townships, follow: Union, $1633.50; Irvington, $2112; Cresco, $1«50; 'Plum Creek, $1397; Rlverdale, $396; Lotts Creek, $880; Wesley, $429; Whittempre, $.198; Lu Verne, $49.50; Burt, $297; Sherman, ,$495; Prairie, $2?8; Roosevelt township, Pocahontas county, $99; Newark, S. D., $99. Four pupils paid tuition In' the grades at $45 apiece: Frank and Kathryn ''Schoby; Maxine Hargreaves, and Dorothy Mawdsley. v How Cost Is Ascertained. The cost of the tuition is determined toy dividing the total overhead -expenses/ coal, janitors, light, water, supplies, and teachers' salaries, by the number of students. SIX KITTENBALL GAMES PLAYED TO SPEED SCHEDULE In an effort to speed' up the schedule 'for completion before September,' six kitten-ball games were played last week. The regular schedule of three games will be followed next. week, followed by a week of games every night, before resuming, the . regular' schedule. A game scheduled'for tonight-between the'. Advertisers and ^Gam- ble's' has been postponed to next I hurt, but all three persons .were Low badly shaken up. Mr. Mullen suf- 67l.fered a stiff neck and a slight cut 60 on one arm from broken glass. The 67 | Farringtons were only bruised." : 66: The Farrington car was traveling 64 69 68 at 50 miles. Mrs. Farrington said she did not see the stop sign till too late to stop. Evidently she then decided to try to get across the intersection ahead of the other car, but she failed. Mr. Mullen, who was traveling slower, seeing that an accident ; was unavoidable, had started to-head the same way as the Farrington car •w^en/the crash came, and this prevented a worse accident. •> Neither car was upset. The' coupe Was badly damaged, but the Studebaker was able to come to town 'under its own power. Both parties are protected by. liability insurance. " wel1 scrubbed, disposal is in the meal ser- ;y .... , --.-- success Of Bea: (L™. J Bladly accepted my ;Ration to have* lunch | "i the Beacon City dining delay. The lot u Fourth. (Continued on page 4.) ord sttll shows unseasonable heat,'j. Mullen, Sac City. No one ,,.was Tn j s 'gives f5.23 a pupil monthly in as follows: *• i.--. •—^ -" ••- -•;«•• - - High June 21 __ 89 June 22 93 June 23 -—84 June 24 —87 June 25 94 June 26 »7 June 27 _-.-——95 Geo. Lappe Taken for Jail Break George Lappe was arrested at Lu Verne Tuesday ;$ght on .a 'charge of breaking Jall.'V On March 14 he was sentenced to 30 days on a bad check charge, but on March 22, following 1 a heavy snowstorm, he and other prisoners were set to work shoveling snow around the courthouse, and Lappe skipped. He Will now have to serve the balance of his time on the original charge, and also faces a charge of breaking jail. An Indictment on this charge was returned by the March grand Jury. He may get a maximum sentence of a year on the charge. Fosters at Beacon City to See Fair Mr. and Mrs. W. A. (Foster and their daughter, Mary Elizabeth, left Sunday morning for a week's tour. They visited relatives at-the old home, Arlington, Sunday evening and Monday, and spent Tuesday night with the Dr. OB. C. Hartmans, Janesvllle,. Wls, Yesterday they registered at Beacon City, and will epend the remainder of, the week attending the world's fair. Mr. Foster ajso will spend some time at the Merchandise Mart, looking over new things in furniture. Holtzbauer Builds New Plumbing Shop Construction has been started on a one-story briok building on the lot lust south of Lewis Bike's shoe shop on south Dodge street. (When completed it will toe occupied by George Holtzfcauer, who Will use the front end for a showroom and have a sl»eet metal workshop at the rear, The building will be 22x60 feet with full plate glass front and door in the center, A full concrete floored basement is planned. The building is being erected by George L. Miller for Mr, Holtzbauer. Family Picnic at Golf Grounds for July 3rd Planned A family picnic, with free coffee, iced tea, and Ice cream -will take place at the Country , club' grounds on July 3, and after "dark a fireworks display will be put on under club auspices. (Each club member may take his and one guest family. own family food is to be taken, in baskets by each family. Liquids will be furnished, but no dishes. Novelty golf stunts and ither entertainment will be pro- ided for daylight hours. A real ^-fashioned Fourth celebration Is planned. The event Is scheduled or the evening of the third to let people leaving town for the Fourth .ttend, also to prevent conflict with the county fair celebration at he fair grounds, next day. ore Munch Morning. my guide e»plali»e4 f aciities for enter, . •sssasra service Hydraulic Gold Mining Is Described by Frank Mann Frank J, Mann, former now visiting >hls mother at Burt, told of 'hydraulic wining before the Kiwanis club Hast Thursday noon. Hfr. Mann, and his son William purchased a' bond-lease, which is similar to a sale contract, on a. mining on in the California moun- last spring, and also bought on the sur- to old river beds goi4 was to6R«n ! *« at th7"OTtflMWUh necessary to go into the wilderness to get at unworked beds. The Wanns obtained groceries only once a week while they were at wark, and mall only occasionally, both .from a town many miles tfWflV * Water for operation of the presr sure system Is obtained from mountain streams which develop from melting snows. At this time of the year snow does not furnish enough water for operation, so the season V s confined V periods of the year when there is enough snow to melt - and supply the necessary W1U ,„ obtained In varying sizes from plain dust up to small nuggets the size of watermelon seeds. Curiously enough, the nuggets are w ..-t may work months col- only dust and smajl nug- f then suddenly hit « small i in the old stream bed which »hundreds ol doHws worth pt u» ft few wwe»ts. ,UW* J gold torn* to l*e average 4aUy ust ays e«B»nBSS;.lt i? th* wd just P»ys gold Godfrey Works on Control Committee Geo, W. Godfrey spent Tuesday at Des Moines, where he conferred with Secretary of Agriculture Wai* lace. Mr. Godfrey Is a member of a committee of five appointed at a recent corn-hog conference at Des Molnes to work out a plan to apply the new federal farm act. Other members of the committee also present Tuesday. Mr. Godfrey's sister Bertha accompanied him to Oes Jrtotaes. N A. ft P. Store to JCore. The former Sorensen drug store room is being prepared for occupancy by the A. $ P. grocery which npw occupies the store room next west'. The front has been rebuilt and the interior redecorated The new quarters will give th< store needed additional room,. New 'Ruling on Postage. Effective next Saturday, postage on first-lass letters ed for distribution at the postofftce wW be reduced to fs the grades and $11.05 in high school.' There were more girls than boys last year in both the grades and high school. In the high school there were 197 girls and 165 boys; in the grades 306 girls and 302 boys. Almost 1,000 Pupils. A total ot 970 pupils attended school last year, of which number 68' were graduated, including eight from:.the .commercial course .and ten from the normal"' traihliqjg course,' A high average percentage of attendance is noted, 96.76 attendance and 99.'35 per cent punctuality. iGach of the 36 teachers employed holds a state certificate. Twenty-three are four-year 'graduates, and 13 are two-year' graduates. School was in session last year 175 days. It was dismissed three days for holidays and two days for teachers' meeting. Extra-Currieular Activities. • Supt. Overmyer has annually submitted .to the board an itemized tatement of all receipts and ex- endltures , for , extra-curricular chool activities, such as' athletics, orehsic and musical ontests, etc./It surprising-to note-the ex tent ; of his work." It took 13 pages of single-spaced typing to list the items his year. The athletics total ran up to 1991.93, and- there is a balance of '282.18 on hand. Receipts from ither school activities totaled 12346.36, and the balance is $425,09. Algona Clown Band toV,F.W.Meet A clown band will be sent from Algona to a state convention of the T. F, W* at (Fort Dodge tomorrow, which will be the parade.day of ,he convention. Members of the band will be John 'Shilts, drum major; H,. ID,: Clapsaddle. clown drum major and bandmaster; Maurice and Fred Bartholomew, T, T. Herbst, L. Smith, Corwlth, Lawence Gille&pie, Frank Ostrum A. Guehl, Wilbur Zeigler, Lester ILease, Wesley,"and R. E. Wehler. The band will be groupe« around a beer keg on a truck and will play old German songs. Creamery is Closed Today. The Algona creamery will be closed all day today while employes attend an annual stockholders meeting of the Iowa State (Brand association at Mason City. A bust ness meeting this, morning will he followed by a program after din ner. Thursday .(July 6) to-relieve the heavy schedule of the Advertisers. Other games next week are: Gamble vs. SkeHy, Monday; R. C. A. ,vs. TJ. D.-M. Wednesday. Tomorrow night the Advertisers .mix with Phillips. T Games last week were: last week Tuesday, Phillips, 6, Skelly lr l; last week 'Wednesday,' Advertisers,.-11,. R. C. A. 4; last Thursday, Phillips 3, U. O. M., 0; Friday, R, C. A., 7, Gamble; 0. One of the closest games of the season was played between the Advertisers and Skelly Monday, and the Advertisers won, 8-fi. Tuesday night Phillips shut out R. C. A., 8-0. , Last week's games left the same comparative standings between all teams except U. D. M. and Skelly, who exchanged places, U. 'D. M. advancing from fourth to. third. The complete,schedule of the games so ALICE MANN, LOS ANGELES, DIES JUNE 16 Services Held June ' 18, and Body is Cremated. News has come of the death June 16 at a Los Angeles hospital of Alice Mann, 68, who was a widely known pioneer Irvington girl. She had been in poor health a long time, but was at the hospital only ten days. It is reported that she had an operation for a cancerous growth at the base of the brain. Funeral services were conducted at a Los Angeles funeral chapel Sunday, June 18, by the Rev. Oora V. V. Lambert, a Unitarian' minister, and the body was cremated. Miss Mann was a member of the Unitarian church and secretary of the Woman's Alliance, a church organization. Family Came in 1864. Miss Mann was one of five children-of Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Mann, who were married here August 25, 1859, by the Rev. Chauncey Taylor, pioneer Congregational minister. Her mother was Laura M. Bellows. Both Mr. and Mrs. Mann had come to Iowa in 1857. The family lived in Humiboldt county till 1864. In May that, year they came to Kossuth county and settled on what is still popularly known as the old (Mann homestead now owned by J. C. Mawdsley. The farm Is on the winding, wooded road which leads southeast from the fair grounds. SEEK AUTHORS OF ALKY HAUL AT SWEA CITY . i Leave Word 'Big Boy' Will Punish Future Interference. Four Milwaukee gangsters front whom 35 gallons of alcohol wer«- stolen at Swea City a week or s» ago put several young men at Swe*. City "on the spot" last week-en* in an effort to learn who had taken, the booze. The gangsters had *. car equipped with a machine gun, It is reported. . The alcohol was stolen when ft. booze car stopped at Swea City^ and'the driver threatened reprisals, when he discovered the loss. AH of the young men questioned by the gangsters, it is said, denied knowledge of the theft. Warning Against Repetition. The gangsters, baffled in the attempt to learn the identity of th»hijackers, left town, after a warning that future trouble of the kind would mean a "hot" visit from in* "big boy" at Milwaukee. 'Few Swea Cityans besides th» youths who were questioned knew the-gangsters were in town. They stayed only a few hours. After they^left the youths compare* notes, and the story of the visit then spread. Swea Cityans do not know- whether the alcohol was taken by local talent or by someone from. the outside who had trailed thoh car to find a convenient opportunity to steal the cargo. • ' • Gas Station Episode. 'Nothing has been heard of the) gangsters since they left town. Th«gang may be the same outfit which 1 stole 'gasoline and oil at the James I Stacy oil station.at the junction ot There were three daughters Vi- l the road leading east to Irvlngto* inere were inree aaugnters, yi- , ,. a .•-. -, •„».,,,_..„»„,, far. follows: Phillips -j-JO '1 Advertisers _ 7 2 D. M..-- 46 kelly 4 6 amble's 2 7 i. C. A 3 8 from ?c. Lette£f town theft out -K -ife Saver Gives Lessons at Pool lA Mr. Esser, national Red Cross wimming and life-iguard inatruc- or, spent Monday and Tuesday at he municipal pool- and conducted lasses both days. He gives exam- nations for Junior and senior .Red ross lif^-sayers' certificates, but o' one ih;eref v iwaa ;rea"dy 'to take White, and Miss Morris, who manage the pool,'are Red Cross life guards. * Teacher Appendicitis Patient. Bernice Norton underwent an sp pendicltis operation at the Kossuth hospital last 'Thursday. She go home only recently from Ketchl kan, Alaska, where she teaches She is the daughter of Mr.. an< B. B. Norton. Ffflittl to? The Borchardjf drugstore's Iron, }s being rebuilt, The door ceatflred betwejn w«. doing the plate ola, .Bertha, and Alice, and two sons',: Nathan and Horace. Nathan 'is •'dead'---None of them ever iniar- (ried. Horace, Viola, and Bertha live at Los Angeles. Alice went to California 24 years ago to' keep house for' a- brother of her mother, and the others soon- followed. . Home a Cultural Center. The Mann home was a cultural center, all of the children being highly educated. Their parents had both been school teachers, and their father .was the first Humboldt county superintendent. The elder Manns lie in the Irvington cemetery. Alice was an Ames graduate, and she taught school many years in (Humboldt and Kossuth'counties. She was principal ot the Ames high school four years and of the Algona high school ..one year. Bertha be- Won Lost Pet:' camera nu>se and Horace a writer. -- violai and Alice had for some years kept house together at Los. Angeles. • Judge Fred Taft, Los Angeles, .909 .777 .444 .400 .222 .200 no hem. Kenneth 'Mercer,, Perry Druggbte Hold Conference. Trade meetings for the adoption of codes to comply with the new ederal industrial recovery act are now being held. Two hundred fifty northwest Iowa, druggists met at Fort Dodge Tuesday. Among Kos- once a well known Humboldt citizen, paid a high tribute to Alice at her funeral services. - * 'Gene Long Starts mth men in attendance were Druggist Cavanaugh, Whlttemore, K, D. James, E. J. Murtagh, A. H. Bor- o'clock, and burial will be made In chard t, and Lester Samp, Algona. (the Lu Verne cemetery. Year in Prison iBugene Long, who was arrested June '2 and bound to the grand Jury on a charge ot driving while intoxicated, was taken to >Fort Madison by 'Deputy Sheriff Casey Loss Monday! .Long was sentenced to a year in^the'-penitentiary by Judge Geo. A. Heald'last week Wednesday. He was arrested some time ago on a like charge, and this was his second offense. Two sentences are to run concurrently, - • - - « Lu Yente Wonan Dieg. Lu Verne, June 2*— Mrs, Frank Chambers died Tuesday afternoon at 3 o'clock at her home near town following a three week's Illness from stroke. Funeral. services will be held at the Methodist church this week Friday afternoon at from 169 last week Wednesday. On that occasion three men In ai model 'A Ford routed Mr.~ Stacy but^ of bed at 4 a. m. They had their gas tank filled and two quarts ot oil poured into the crankcase. When-Mr. Stacy .put the oil bottle* down, the men drove away towards. the south without paying him. AS Mr. Stacy looked after the car a, shot was fired, and he thinks this was done to discourage pursuit.' Mr. Stacy had turned on only the- outside lights of the station, and he thinks that fact saved possible robbery of the cash register, which bery of the cash register, tse station being dark. ' Congregational Call Accepted by Rev. J. R. Hoerner The Rev. J. Robert Hoerner has accepted a call to the Algona Congregational pulpit' and U expected to assume his new duties September 1. >JHe conducted services hertt the last Sunday' in March at the la* yitation of the church. The Rev. Mr. Hoerner, who is » young man, was • graduated from the Chicago Theological Seminary and ordained in 19*26. He has since spent several summers studying at. Chicago, and he will come her* from Whiting, where he has been. since 1929. . . .' •Mr. Hoerner is married, and ha and his wife have one child, an adopted daughter. Mr. Hoerner, who has. taken particular Interest in young people's work, is assisting* Hot Weather Raises Fighting Blood of Shemales, Hemales [From the Lakota Record.] (Round I.—(During the day Maynard Lester, who failed to pay his ast fine by giving the mayor an order and thus escaping all penalties, managed to accumulate enough booze internally to make him lose control of most of bis mental and physical qualities, except those that, operate the tongue, which was in high' gear. •Round IJ. In the early evening said tongue, wagging violently, near-got him into serious trouble, but the party offended kept good control of himself and passed him «p7 As it was the sheriff's office was called, but the sheriff was out, and by the time' he called back things had quieted down, and he was told not to come. Round ill. About 11 o'clock said tongue still going 176 per cent (legs and arms about 25 per cent), gpt bJto In bad with Art Baum, who proceeded to give him a lesson much deserved- Maynard W«s to W condition to ba,c|r his, words, and admitted it .he face and bead nterfered. want .ft**-! him W till bystanders No one felt sorry for Lester, feeing that he was getting his Just deserts, iFines and Jail sentences seem to have no effect on him. (A crowd of probably CO, bait women and girls, was attracted by he excitement, and were Insulted far more by the filthy language louring fprtb from Baura's mouth ;han by viewing the tight. Of course you couldn't ciali it a, light, for Lester was in no condition to defend himself, and Baum needed no science, but it was a good example of the results pf the "self-protection policy" p| law enforcement. ' (TFrom the qPenton Reporter.] Pepple attending the dance here Friday night were treated to an unexpected thrill when, two fire- at°a Young People's conference at Storm Lake thjs week.. He has assisted in several past conferences at the Okobojis. ' » Dean A. M. Haggard Dies; Burial Friday A. M. Haggard died a week ago and was buried Friday at Oska- Joosa. He was .a cousin of the lat* D. A. Haggard. He followed the) , ministry and two years ago Was pastor of a Mason City church. • Many years ago he was dean of the college of liberal arts of Drale university. The cause of death'-is unknown here. He was in his 70's, Band Concert Next Sunday, The Ateona Military band, announces an hour's free concert "at the municipal swimming pool at 2:'30 next Sunday afternoon,. BASEBALL A. home run in the flr«t half ' O f • the ninth inning broke a tie and. ' gave Buffalo Center an 8r7 victory over the local ball team to » '«ajo§ J. here Sunday. • ' '-,;•• Blman, Buffalo Center's ' tyrgfc i •baseman, scored the run. The batr i teries were Swanson and Butler for the locals; J. Moss an<J Harfcn'eBf * for Buffalo Center. Algona main- .1 tataed a lead till the the acore was tied. The next game at ISmmeWbur*. the Irish ?6-8 - ,|, e%tin£ shemales (not ' rls) .Jujt in' an honest-tp-gooane«s acrap Algona » game week agp, but at thai ' stpr »|tcl|e?y JW* er, A - isn-j..-**!

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