Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on August 3, 1933 · Page 6
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Algona, Iowa
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f AOB SIX KOSSUttt COUNTY ADVANCE. ALQONA. JQWA fct>«ncc BNTfem&D AS SECOND C L A 8 -*»lter December 81, 1908, at th office at Algona, Iowa, under th •m of March 2, 1879. TBRMS OP SUBSCRIPTION Ir-To Kosauth county postoffices an bordering postofflces at Armstrong Bode, Brltt, Buffalo Center, Cor •With. Cylinder, Elmore, Hutohlns . Uvermore, Ottoaeti, Rake, Ring Med, Rodman, Stlls«n, West 'Bern tad Woden, year . . 12.00 •-To all other U. S. Postofflcca, ywtr I2.SC ALL subscriptions for papers goln to points within the county and out ot-tne-oounty points named under No 1 above are considered contlnulnr •tttaorlptlons to be discontinued onl on notice from subscribers or at pub 4teher'a discretion. Subscriptions goln to non-county point* not named unde 3*a 1 above will be discontinued •without notice one month after explr *tfc»n of time paid for, If not renewed. *ut time for payment will be extendc It requested In writing. AS WALTER LIPPMANX SEES THE NIEA PROGRAM Walter Lippmann, former edito of the now defunct democratic New York World whose powerfu syndicated free lanco editorials appear In the Des Moines Register Jtas lor the most part strongly sympathized with the new administration's program, but as regards one Aspect of the NIRA blanket code lie dissents. Mr. Lippmann points out what is undoubtedly true, namely that with *he best will in the world there is a -vast multitude of employers on a small scale who cannot comply wttb, NIRA as interpreted in the agreement with the president because they do not have the required resources. The case as regards the large corporations is different. In the boon times they profited enor- mopsiy. They are highly organized, they have great reserves, their credit is first-class, in short they are in a position to observe the terms of the agreement without undue embarrassment, financial or otherwise. The administration, Mr. Lippmann thinks, is justified in demanding the utmost from them. There is no evidence, according to Mr. Lippmann, that the smaller •empteyers ever profited unduly in the boom times. At any rate they liave no reserves now, after three years of depression, and their credit is gone, if they ever had any. "Most of them are now pursuing a %and-to-mouth existence, and many of them never do any better, even 3n the best of times. Yet it is demanded that they let their em- ployes off after 35 or 40 hours and -ihire new employes to do the remaining work. Obviously this will be an impossibility in the case of hundreds of thousands of small employers. Nor are conditions equal between small employers in different lines. In the average town of Algona's Bize the clothier, for example, and ttw baker doubtless finish a year with about the same net income— provided the baker is fairly prosperous, which is seldom the case. •4tat the clothier requires the help •«t only one or two 40-hour white collar workers, while the baker •mast employ a half dozen or more liands, most of them 35-hour wage- earners. 4r Who is going to distinguish between the shopkeeper who is pock- •eting good profits and the shopkeeper who is just managing to exist?" Mr. Lippman asks this question, and he goes on to ask: "Are we really going to let loose from Washington, with all the mass appeal of modern propaganda, a public opinion which is quite incapable of dlstinguUhlng between what "Washington is beginning to call •tae slacker' and the man who would like to have his button and look like a patriot but simply has not the money to get his button?" Mr, Lippmann does not -hesitate to call such a policy "brutal." He Adda that it is intolerable that the tederal government should, without Investigation of circumstances presume to incite public judgments •on whether "this man or that is a slacker or a patriot." "AH over this country today,' •saya Mr. Lippmann, and everybody •knows it is true, "there are men with little shops who in the face «t Incredible difficulties have just managed to stay in business." Is :K possible that their government means to denounce them as "slack- «rs" and propagandize their customers to leave them merely be •cause they are not in a position to . -do what the government wants? "Suppose John Smith, on the corner, takes on three more men, gets Ills button, and Tom Brown, down the street, cannot take on more •sen, and loses to Smith a part of Igscpstomers," says Mr. Lippmann "What have you accomplished? Probably you have ruined Tom Brown, who then defaults on his lease, stops paying his taxes, anc cannot meet his mortgage. Does anyone seriously think that kind of tfcing will make us prosperous?" THE GOEDERS CASE AS SEEX BY EDITOR BRANAGAN Editor Branagan, of the Emmets- era should step out and that h! position should be filled by a dem ocrat who can be depended upon t work harmoniously with the pur poses of the democratic organlza tion. After all, we are living unde a system of party government. W see no reason why, at this time, w •should change to any other sys tern." To begin with, this is ungenor ous, coming from Emmetsburg which In the past has expected, ah has usually received, support from Algona for its political candidate without regard to party. In the second place, the Demo crat's comment confirms the gen eral impression that the movemen to oust Ooeders is purely politica There is nothing to show that h has neglected his duties or don anything in an official capacit subject to criticism. The charge o standpatism is supported by n facts. Thirdly, nothing is set ou against the Goeders record fo democracy except the \ 'statemen that he voted twice in republican primaries. This was when ther was no hope of democratic succes and the only way a democrat coul exercise an Influence on state poll cies was to help the republican nominate men known to favor a program in which he believed. Timely Topics burg Democrat, published the lowing editorial last week: fol- "A serious effort is being made to displace Dennis Goeders, of Algona, as member of the Iowa fish amd game commission. It is charged that Goeders, though named to the position by Governor Turner as 01 democratic appointee, was in reality a republican, because he vot- «d in the 1928 and 1930 republican, primaries. What other test have we of any man's party affiliations? "What Iowa republican newspapers fail to state regarding the Goeders controversy are the charges l»y the state democratic officials that the Algona man can always be depended upon to line up with the two standpat members of the •commission in the general policies of that body. Iowa democrats have not forgotten the intense partisanship of J. N. (Ding* Darling, Des lloiaes Register cartoonist, in past presidential campaigns. The Des Moines Register representative prokably sets the pace for the commission. In Goeders he evidently feaa a sympathetic friend. "•emocrats generally have long locked for Mr. Goeders' resignation «s a member of that body but up The figures show that some 1,500,000 jobless were put back to work In June. An estimate of 300,' 000 more was made for July. Thai eaves something more than 11,000,000 yet out of work, which is enough to explain why the NIRA scheme has been adopted. The forgotten man in Washing- on just now seems to be the vice president. Asked suddenly, prob- ibly half the people would have to iiink to recall who he is. And you laven't been hearing so much .bout Professor Moley, either, of ate. And as for Hoover—who is more forgotten than he? Our na- ional set-up of notables is a con- tantly revolving kaleidoscope. Attempts to interfere with the iperations of economic law so ; of- en fail that it is always unwise to e too sure about the.result. But he new regulations limiting daily rice fluctuations in the grain ex- hange markets look like a good hing-, and if experience proves fa- orable the scheme ought to be ontinued. Mr. Coder, of Lakota, denies that : was he who wrote .the Lakota Record communication' erroneously ttributing the recent higher pric- s for farm products to more mon- y in circulation. It doesn't make much difference, for he and the ther Lakota gentleman who write n the 'money question see alike and are equally unimpressed by ecretary Woodin's monthly statements which show that there is ctually less monetary circulation ow than there was five months go. The national doings since March have elbowed state issues into he background, but they will hortly come forward again. The Jrookings report will be out in wo weeks, and the legislature will econvene in September. You can ook soon for a few months of in- eresting news from Des Homes. Sales taxes are always unfair to the less able to pay, but to reduce property taxation and reach all classes of people we may have to resort to them in some degree/rA ross income tax to raise all state revenue would, however, work heavy injustice and outrageously favor the rich, •'.!>'"• Opinions of Editors Gamblers Have Learned Nothing Swea City Herald — As one watches the markets from day to day he becomes more firmly convinced that the cock-eyed public has learned nothing since the stock market crash of 1929. People wil take a chance, and nothing can stop them. to -tike present writing it has not fee«n tendered. The editor of this newspaper believes that Mr. Coed- Hoover's Sales Tax and Now. Knoxville Journal—The Hoover Idea of a 2 per cent manufacturer- sales tax which specifically except ed food stuffs and cJ^pVclpthih stands o.ut In startling'contrast to the Roosevelt-Wallace 30 per cen sales tax on bread and overalls. Don't Temporize; Shoot 'Em. Spencer News-:Herald—And. now while we are talking about a short er working week, what about a shorter working life? With 15 mil lion unemployed men jn the Unl ted States and 20,0000,000 working men past 60 years of age, why no make all men over 60 lay off? Brighter Outlook for Farmers. Esther-vine V. & R. — Recen' rains almost Insure this part o; Iowa a great crop of corn. It is nearly all in silk and tassel, and the rains mean that the ears wll be well filled. And best of all is that the price will be more tham eight cents a bushel, probably six or seven times that. Both Parties Do It, Humboldt Independent — They say that placing alj postmasters under the civil service will make the postoffices "safe for democracy." That is, it wilj till the republicans are returned to power and make the postoffices "safe for republicanism." Let Us Support Uoosevelt. Knoxville Journal—The respense of the nation to President Roosevelt's plea for national cooperation in the movement to increase employment was Instantaneous and heartening. Every thoughtful citizen must sincerely hope that it will be a 100 per cent success. Question of the Day. Northwood Anchor—One of the questions which arise in connection with NIRA, the new governmental plan to decrease working hours and inaugurate a five-day week, is what are we going to do with the extra time on our hands? Will the leisure hours be profitably spent or will they provide just so much more time in which to perform unprofitable things? The Colyum Let's Kot be too D— 4 Seriont D ON'T SHOOT! This alleged In terview with a farmer in the New York Times is meant in tun— "How're things on the farm, Cy ' "Purty good, I guess; I won' know for certain till I hear from Washington. They keep the books I get a quarterly report on how I've been doin'." "How're all the cows?" "I dunno much about them cows I've sort of lost touch." "How so?" "Well, the administration Is look ing after the herd now. A federa man drives 'em to and from pas ture and a cabinet officer milks em. "Is your poultry doing well." "Purty good. Since Washington took the farm, over the poultry's goin'.great guns. I couldn't gei the hens to lay very stiddy, bui this here Professor Tugwell fixec that. He's got the hens laying two eggs a day now." 'How can a hen lay two eggs a day?" "I dunno. The Brain Trust say; it's all part »f the new order." "How's crops, Cy?" "Everything looks purty fair, although I wouldn't know very much about 'em." "You wouldn't know much about em?" "•Nope. I don't bother with details no more. The government's got a brigadier general, a retired laval officer, and a couple of pro- 'essors here. They've taken all the responsibility off my shoulders." "rfave you had any drought this season?" "Oh, shucks! We don't have to worry about droughts no more." "You don't?" "Nope. The Brain Trust takes care of that. Whenever there's >een a dry spell and we need rain, T Just phone the local political eader, and he telephones Roose- relt, who tells the Brain. Trust, and we get .rain -'right smartly, ^hose Brain Trusters don't take o nonsense from the weather." "Got the old farm all paid for, "Shucks! I don't worry about the mortgage no more. Uncle Sam ooks after that. I don't even know what the mortgage is. Some day when the government men are ar>und I'll ask 'em just for fun." "How's the..wife, Cy?" "Fine. Twins arrived Tuesday." "Twins? I didn't know you ex- ected a blessed event." "Neither did I. It was all ar- anged by the administration." RANDOM THOUGHTS: The earing instruments at the Call re great for the deaf . . NOn the olf grounds many players search 'or lost balls among poison ivy vithout knowing -it ... The new ypewriter we use cost $29.50 and writes all italic caps, having no hilt . . . Among our earliest rec- llections is maple syrup taffy which Mother cooled in strips on now. Nothing else has ever seemed so good . . . Jack Frost nipped he buds on the sweet apple tree ff the No. 9 tee last spring, and At The CaU Theatre A Review of the Recent Talkies by T. H. C. ALMA WH1TAKER, ciever west-' ** ern movie critic, throws an Interesting feminine sidelight oh, the subject of our own last week's discussion—"shady ladies" of the current films. It seems there was a near-riot in Hollywood the other day, when the producers of The Worst Woman in Paris announced that they needed a first-class siren to play the leading role. The list of applications for the Job looked like a cinema social register. Miss Whitaker points out that this new type of siren must be beautiful, expensive, noble, intelligent, sacrificing—almost all the virtues which a lew years ago only wives were expected to possess. In other words—and to speak plainly -'-the movies.-'are raising the social status of vampires and prostitutes to a place where poor, struggling, Hard-Workihg'^ wives are having a terrible time of It. v All of which is most alarming— and unusual. One would have ev- pebted that, with the depression, expensive sirens would have become as rare as Cadillacs and Rolls-Royces. Instead the merry- go-round of shady-lady pictures continues; and the funny part of it Is that our best actresses are clamoring for the roles. Nobody wants to play the part of dutiful, virtuous wife. Every Ruth Chat- ;erton and Barbara Stanwyck on the Coast wants to portray the glamorous, scintillating, alluring !933-model vampire. The situation s becoming serious. We feel entirely Incapable of re- iewing Baby Face, latest Barbara Stanwyck nightmare, so will en;rust ourself to a feminine critic, Mae Tinee, who pronounces it a real "menace." Here is the most complete textbook on prostitution who have strong stomachs may get a little Rudy Vallee crooning. And there is Little Marie, child singer even more trying than Rudy. If such a thing were possible. Burns arid Allen are also there with their bag of tricks, slightly moth- eaten. And Pangburn, stuttering, hesitating, Is introduced for no good reason at all. Stoopnaddle and Budd, with their asinine inventions, have a brief curtain call, and a lot of tragedy is contributed by Lugosi and Breese, whoever these distinguished tragedians are. Stuart Erwln has a part, as have many others. But when you get all through with this 16-course dinner, you are so full that you don't care who was there or what they did. A lively chorus of rather good- looking ladies puts on a cellophane dance which is spectacular .and provides the producers with an opportunity to give out the erroneous impression that this is a musical comedy. Of special importance is the appearance of the first Walt Disney technicolor cartoon of the SWIMMING BADGES CONFERRED ON 13 Thirteen girls qualified for Ret! Cross life-saving certificates las week-end. Five won the scnloi badges, and eight passed the Jun ior life-saving tests. The tests were given by Margaret Morris, llfi guard and Instructor for girls a the pool. Miss Morris conducts classes ev ery Monday, Wednesday, and Frl day morning. From 10 to 10:3( life-saving classes are conducted There is a beginners class from 10:30 to 11, and an advanced class from 11 to lltSff. Girls who passed the senior Ret Cross life-saving tests are Char lotte Halpin, Valeria Plckett, Ber nice Harrington, Marguerite Dal ziel, and Margaret Vlgars. Passing the Junior tests were Ha Lefffli-t, Ida Halpin, Esther Pratt Frances Godfredson, Ruby Turner Helene Ostrum, Ella May.Johnson arid Eleanor Thorpe. Three other girls, Catherine Strelt, Gertrude Zender, and Phyl 11s Mathes, are preparing for Jun ior Red Cross tests. Winners receive a cloth badge to be sewed on their bathing suits uiaiivj Ltrciimuuiur, cartoon 01 me oe sewea on ineir oaimng suits Three Little Pigs, which Is about j also a card certifying their quail- Q O /»1 AVAV* f\O n**»4-l« J« » 1.1. _ _t- .*_*... 0J.« _£!_.._ J'l J_1 « _~ ..« 4t.« „«•».*. * An as clever as anything the shorts have given us. fications. Girls pass the same tes that men take. ^UillplCl/C kCA L LMJUtt. UII plUiSlrl-lUvlUn *-**•*• ««m^ KA i|j TV 1UVU UHJIUUCU Via" hus far, for it shows the steps one its to Niagara Falls and Buffalo, oy one by which a siren reaches N - Y - tne Century of Progress ler goal. The worst of it is that world's fair, Chicago, and a trip in he climb is upward, instead of northern Minnesota. They are now downward as we have been led to at home in the First Lutheran par- •lelieve. And every time Lily is se- sonage. The Kane (Pa.) Republican re- duced they play The St. Louis •moy yttiy i lie &U .uouia **c»ji<7 VL a»f -zvttyuuiujcin re".M.-O;; the^picture is almost an-un- ported the recent marriage of the aroken symphony of that celebrat- Rev - and Mrs. SJostrand as fol- ed bawdy r house tune. lows: George Brent-seems to have a "In the presence of-friends and weakness for fallen women, for relatives who filled the Tabor his is his second consecutive ven- Lutheran church -to overflowing ure along forbidden lines. And, Anna Linnea Benson, daughter of trangely enough, both of his worn- Mr - and Mrs. C. A. Benson, Janen are named Lily. There is only wa ? street, last evening became the , i- , Baby bride of the Rev. Melville A. Sjos- !f flld '"" «"?f »• trand son o r E. " a " on br ' dge . ne redeeming feature . . ^ace: fully half the audience trand, son of Mr. and Mrs. C aughs every time the theme song SJostrand, St. Peter, Minn. « -, « s introduced, which sort of shows " Th e single ring ceremony was ??„*• £; Ke , n * wo " * h ?, ^S h hat nobody takes the thing serf- Performed . by the Rev. J. V. Ben- ^cores, Mr. and Mrs. M. H. Falken- usly. It would truly be a "men- so «. Pastor of the Tabor Lutheran " er '. the , family ** z " ce" if they did. TALKIES ARE having 'Hell" of a time church, a close friend of both young h J? * h ~ S**™ ?£ lch , *<>! lowed people. The bride was attired in I , ge y Merritt and Maxine a gown of white net and taffeta.with „ , on sang Bever al numbers, and ...st a veil of bridal illusion, and she Maxine also did a novelty tap t was Hell's Angels. Then, a lew carried a bouquet of white roses *"!?• weeks ago, we had Hell Below, fol- and white swanscaia. Other members of the Harmony owed by The Eagle and The "Mrs. Arthur Prindle, sister of ? u ? ens orchestra ar e Mary Eliza- Hawk, in which we were trans- the bride, was matron of honor ? eth Foster . Evelyn Smith, Irraa orted from the two extremes of while Evald Benson, brother of the Deal> Ruth Malueg, and Georg- atitude in two pictures. Now we 'bride, acted as best man. The ? n . ne Gei S eI . who led the orches- ave had Hell or Heaven, in bridesmaids were Drusilla Benson, which the trip is made in a single sister of the bride, and Milllcent DrOdUfltJf.il. SlflRfrflTlH tVia tl1*Ma<r*sw\m'ei ntr.tr... production. We found Hell or Heaven an excessively dull picture ,due, perhaps to a natural aversion towards horse-racing:. The play opens with Jack Oakie sitting In a hotel lobby and philosophizing, "Nothing ever SJostrand, the bridegroom's sister. ° luded the Messrs, and Mesdames > They were attractively gowned in w ' TG< McCullough, H. M. Hauberg, •- flat crepe of blue, yellow and P.' .?• <3 ocd ers, and H. V. Hull and s green, and earried oink roses and Della and Edith Welter, F. C. Zen- ii me wo. a tee last spring, and "" u p'"»m>upuizii»?, looming ever here are no apples . . . We have I happens here." The picture closes till wore beards .'. . The family critic, "them's latronymic was "Deuel," but when a "t-" Father came west he 'couldn't get usue w or u. e nex , nvuas wo generation may have to add.anoth- com ^ to the hostelry the day before n« HIH" • «ifii-......'_ ("IIA «-v_ «i * nVttor T*Q»rt'.a T^Viawrt t n *1* « A*~* V. A _»i __ er "1" . . . A Sioux City Daily pa-' >er had to publish an embarrass- ng apology a few years'ago, when a cub printer set up an obscene "rtory and ran it in an early edition ifter the editors and proof-readers lad gone home. He was fired, and his ears are probably tingling yet. LESLIE G. MOELLER, who runs a "column" in the Waverly Independent, tells of a hobo who applied to a housewife there for a handout, asking for pie. "I'm sorry," she said; "I have no pie, but I can give you a sandwich." ">No," replied the hobo, "I've had my sandwich, and now I'm looking for ;he dessert." TWO MQRE HOLLYWOOD "incompatibles" have .been",:.' making the front page. Movie men ; and women find it hard to kiss and hug all over the place and still, remain faithful In matrimony.—Tom Pur- "ll'iii Hampton chronicle.' But you'd be surprised, Tom, to know how many of us would like :o try it—the kissing and hugging, that is. Not daring to seek It In real life, we go to the movies to enjoy it vicariously. — The Col- yum. Slip me a tip, Dewel. Where do you get those rejuvenating glands ;hat make you feel like that?—E. K. Pittman's Chords & Discords in Northwood Anchor. Ah, Mr. Pittman, you must learn to distinguish between a virtuous colyumlst in private life and a colyumlst wh» in his public character passes himself off as a devil of a fellow. ODD McINTYRE, who writes syndicated stuff under the title of New York Day by Day, 'springs a new tongue-twister: "The Leith police dlsmlsseth me." Say it fast and try It on your friends. Iowa's Corn Cong—Revised. Sir—At a world's congress of •epresentative women at the Co- umbian Exposition an ode written >y Edna Dean Proctor was read, md the sentiment reminds me, a oyal former lowan, of the Iowa :orn song. The ode follows— The rose may bloom for England, The lily for France unfold, reland may honor the shamrock, Scotland, her thistle bold; But the shield of the great republic, The glory of the west, hall be a stalk of the tasseled corn, Of all our wealth -the best. —N. G. B DETERMINED not to be outdone a sister who wants to join the D. wl'tl* this u R., but we can't trace the fam- ly back to the revolution . . . —••" ™««-«o, ...uu^ icvmv.ua uj When we were very young, men G ™nd Hotel. And if you ask this •"' •• - - 41.. OriHp. "fhnTYl'o" rvll*. aa-ntimnntc. *« ..- Jack, (now become . insipid) mouthing these same words, made famous by our sentiments to The plot, what .there is of it, ha.s green, and earried pink roses and pink swansonla. The ushers were Arthur Prindle and Russell Lundgren, Sheffield, schoolmate of the groom. "Previous to the appearance of the bridal party, Mrs. J. H. Pearson, at the organ, -played Canzoni Amorosa, Nevin, and Cantilena Nuptiale, DuBois. Victor Benson, tenor, sang I Love You Truly. The organ played Lohengrin's , Wedding ramer came west ne couian t get *" c i"«<., •»!««. .were is 01 11, n^s ...„_, i «.__.__ „—_„,. .,„ anyone to spell It that way, so he to do with the lives and fortunes March when the bride, her lather, ubstituted "w" for "u." The next of a collection of individuals who and her'attendants moved down the 1 ' aisle. . 'Little Marjorie Benson, daughter of Rev. and Mrs. Benson, was flower girl. "During the ceremony the organ played Wedding Vow by Ferrata, and as the Rev. Mr. Benson offered the marriage prayer Victor Benson intoned softly and with effect Oh Perfect Love. He also sang Oh Promise Me during the ceremony. "Roses, palms, and dimly lighted candles were the only decorations for the solemn ceremony, which closed with Mendelssohn's Wedding March. "Following -^he ceremony invited guests went to the basement of the church, where a reception for the Rev. and Mrs. Sjostrand was held. Around a center table and a number of smalle'r tables attractively decorated with roses, .pink candles, and; bridal' favors,: the.,neMjly. married couple were offered ,w,eliwish- es and continued happiness. "The -Rev. Mr; Benson acted- as toastmaster, and introduced'3. Aspland, Lake City, Minn.,'grandfather of the bridegroom, who extended a grandfather's toast. "A brotherly exhortation was offered by Ewald Benson, and a toast to the groom was -given by C. E. Sjostrand, lather of the bridegroom. Millicent SJostrand extended a sisterly admonition, while Russell Lundgren, Sheffield, extended the -best wishes of a schoolmate. "The Rev Mr. Benson closed the a big race. There is the embezzler (David Manners), who comes with his wife'to retrieve stolen . gains; the crook, just out of prison who attempts" burglary and commits murder; also the old race-horse man, who drops dead, and the young Jockey, who wins a bride when he wins his race. And there are many others. By the time you have them all straight the picture is over. The great trouble with all imitations is that their inferiority is made apparent by comparison with the original. If this picture started out to be a Grand Hotel, It was •badly sidetracked in the first reel. Jack Oakie }s simply impossible; a worse Job of acting has seldom been s^en, in a part which offered some possibilities. And .C^arpJ Lombard is a good second; she-ga-gas her lines and crosses.'her legs, and that's that. Thq rest of "the cast is hardly worth, mentioning. ' i Of much greater importance ,ls a cartoon reel about the Roxy theater which contains some clever caricatures and delightful music. The final scene,, when the drummer looks at his music and -sees but one note, his impatience and expec- ancy as he waits for his big moment to arrive, and the last, resounding crash as he booms that one, solitary note, make up for the huge deficiency of the main tea ture. INTERNATIONAL • probably one of the goofiest pictures ever made. There isn't an ounce of sense in the entire pra- such a name, is television, and ex unseen audience. •Peggy Hopkins Joyce is the fea- - lal ventures, and there are various . . . ._ to it is Kansas Cijy, Mo., or Kansas City, Kans. You may always depend on a laugh or two his from Pastor Sjostrand, Bride, Here— The Rev. and Mrs. M. A. Sjostrand arrived Tuesday night, after a wedding trip which included vis- tr/vTTci-n. • t" HOUSE Is program with a toast to the bride "A quartet composed of Evald Benson, Victor Benson, Harold Swanson, and Webster Ericson sang - - "™ «-*w *.*«* urrcMJaiui, «tJJU TTCWaVCr HfllCSUIl BUHK ductlon. But it gives a lot of ra- Love's Old Sweet Song and Try dio, stage, and cinema stars as op- Smiling during the reception, portunity to display their talents, "The Rev. and Mrs Sio'si SJostrand • ' rf — —f»-v v..~.» M««UAIVO, t. no swv. aim airs, ojosiranci good and otherwise. The central left immediately after the reception plot idea, if it maybe dignified by for Buffalo and Niagara Falls where they will spend a few days! , • *-"** ^• f »- '»AA«*C iiicij wui buuuu a> tew uavs perlments with a newly Invented From there they are to. travel to contrivance serve to.introduce the .Chicago, to the world's fair, -and nee party,"followed""hv' various radio entertainers to their later to St. Peter, Minn., ^ner^a ment s at the T H r uTlKP.An Qll/11 an no _,, AJ »«• * i.___* V—, * **• ^ reception will be held July 26. "A few days' in the - r -- — *.-« »ww. «. i\-,T uajrD vauaLlUJl m tne tured actress but the movie cam- northern forest of Minnesota will enas are rather ruthless in show- complete the wedding trip, after ing the ravages of age, for Peggy which the newiyweds will ' he at o<i . s no spring chicken. The title of home in Algona, Iowa, where the dav the play rather fits her matrimon- Rev. Mr. Sjostrand has a charge ial VOTlfll>.QC! arwl <•!,„„_ I Km,- _ „_ ~"f~ •>» "«w a. wiaifiB. "The Rev. Mr. SJostrand 1 is a Beth SSE"£ XS-SSs?; Sffi?££2"S-'S*-| S r : riotl^ 2 iU?S? Z£ S^='S»H,r£ ss S: S£T make a wooden Indian laugh. He trand is one of Kane's most DODU rhL «—:_.__ — j, _ —, . _ . *• *»-<***c a uiubt popu- in&y \VGJ'G arrives on the scene-^hUia—be- lar young ladies, having been dav" Heving himself to be in Kansas prominently -identified with r a number o£ years. "The Rev. and Mrs. N. A. MiHer, Cleveland, Ohio, were invited n this NIRA campaign, the Colyum Admirers' of Cab"Galloway may "Numerous letters and tele*™™ ' V ht ~ ""* W ™ r ~ -S-SSPaasy ( «.v»«= k .» » ca «vi 6 u mruuga ais wmuig me evening, amonjr them a Tho-or r, X; " JlBXl Tuesday i course of sprouts, and. those of you (congratulatory &XS5f from «w5iS'&S ?^J et8 ^ ^ members of the Rev. Mr. SJos- trand's Algona congregation." At the reception in honor of the newiyweds at the home of the bridegroom's parents, Mr. and Mrs C. E. Sjostrand, St. Peter, Minn., last week Wednesday evening there were 70 guests, and an excellent program was rendered. The. decorations were all home-grown garden flowers. The, Rev. and Mrs. Sjostrand received 'many gifts., Pfcw Orchestra Organized— «„„„., ., B , . <*«"ns. "» Ai gon a Uv K n° r f™ ^ y f the °? ntry T u . M * ay11Birento K. , ^ ? ta !L er «"?f »• and a " er br ' dge ^ P 1 ^ at « -, I S> W « 3tillman *• Ken * wo " * h tra. The committee for the party included the Messrs, and Mesdames der. Mrs. W. B. Quarton and Mrs. J. T. Chrischilles are the committee for the afternoon party next Tuesday. The next evening party will be on August 16, and the committee includes the Messrs, and Mesdames E. C. Rancher, M. J. Pool, R. o. Bjustrom, and'iBen Hynds, and Opal Cronan, and Grace Kouba. Parties Honor Mason Cttyan— Alice Behlmer entertained at two tables of bridge Friday night, honoring Mrs. Bernard Tierney, Mason City. Loraine Tierney won high score; Ella Lewis, low; and Mrs, Tierney received a guest prize. Other guests were Philomena Quinn, Kathleen Holtzbauer, Meredith Lathrop, and Stella Mae Breen. Loraine Tierney entertained ^ at a picnic at the Ambrose A. ": last Thursday Mrs. Tierney, of honoring - o «*.VJ. A*cilley, Ol Mason City, who spent last week here. Guests were Philomena Quinn, Kathleen Holtzbauer Mrs George L Free, Meredith ,Lathrop Alice Behlmer, and Beth Backus. Plenlc Honors Visiting Family An O. J. Peterson family picnic took place at the Ambrose A. Call state park Sunday afternoon. It honored the James R. Petersons, Minneapolis, who were visiting here. James is *'son J0 f Mr. and ** S> ' °; "J ; *Pet«rson. .'other families f«L^-t-*^ the Ward McWhorters J. "--'-' ' ' '" t . L^ 06 F«rnley Runcheys, and the Elmer Potters. Eva Peterson Rockford. III.,_was_also he" ' Jaspersons hi Get-Together— inMr \ an . d Mrs, H. B. White entertained at Sunday dinner the lat£ - n I KS!£ Mr f;>. M - J«P£ TT . •--• — -mi, and Mrs - Hofer, Goodell, two children Dr: and Mrs. H. L. McCorWe the' Elmer Jaspersons, Mr. and Mrs Victor Young, Bldora, and the two X 0 ™?. <*»«_«?• Elmer and ffi „ are also'children of' Jasperson. .. * Ted Chrischllies 13. Party _ , .ft* Chrischilles 'cetobSted his 13th birthday last Thursday hv entertaining 12 friends at X nan ** n .4... .*_«.; _ ** w **» home. Other Society. ed at won entertain- Th» $ J? rldge Satur The high scores were ^mer^nTS: M M 1- Steven ' Se xton. be mar ried yester- Th« soSety « < Frank PM i today wlth Mrs «i«uiK ueigel instead of w-ith M ' •* ^^^ Now Our Final CLEARANC] of all SUMMER DRESSES thrusday, Aug. 3, Fri Aug. 4, Saturday, Aug. SIX GROUPS OF AM/171 Ni^ . -• i j Cotton Dresses Attractive sheer cotton summer dresses, values to $2.50. Final Clearance Silk Dresses Good looking silk dresses at a mere fraction of their worth. Final Clearance Silk Dresses Splendid garments in both plain and prints, regular $3.95 values. Final Clearance Silk Dresses All smart styles, created beautiful silks, regular values. Final Clearance Silk Dresses A marvelous group, all late styles, sizes 14 to 50, values to $8.95. Final Clearance Silk Dresses ~ Our better dresses represent? this group, values to $15.00. Final Clearance Christensen Bros* Co. "Algona's Garment Center" N R A Drugstore] Hours The following Algona drug stores will observe following hours to enable them to comply with provisions of the N, R. A. t Stores will open week days at 8 a. m. and close atj P- m. On Saturdays the stores will open at 8 a. i and close at 11 p. m. Sunday hours as noted. K. D. JAMES Sundays: 9 a. m. to 10 p. m. BEN SORENSEN Sundays: 1 9 a. m. to 10 p. m. A. H. BOKCHARDT Sundays: 9 a. m. to 6 p. m. E, W. LUSBY Sundays: Undetermined. •m

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