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I J»AGB FOUR when gold is not concerned KOSSUTH COUNTY ADVANCE. ALQONA. IOWA •*" . cr^ •JNTHREJD AS SECOND CLASS matter December 31, 1908, nt the PoBtofflce at Algona, Iowa, under the *Ct of March 2, 1879. TERMS CVF SUBSCRIPTION *—To Kossuth county postofflces and bordering postofflces at Armstrong, Bode, Brltt, Buffalo Center, Corwith, Cylinder, Elmore, Hutchlns Uvermore, Ottosen, Sake, Rlng- sted. Rodman, Stllson, West Bend Md Woden, year •. $2.(H other U. S. Postoftlcos, To all year J2.GO subscriptions for papers Bolng to points within the county and out- «f-the-county points named under No. 1 above arc considered continuing •ttbsdrlptlons to be discontinued only on notice from subscribers or nt pub- Itoher's discretion. Subscriptions solne to non-county points not named under Vlo. 1 above will be discontinued Without notice one month after explr- mtlon of time paid for. It not renewed, t>ut time for payment will be extended If requested in writing. A BIT OF THE HISTORY OF THE GREENBACK It was interesting to observe in -tost week's Washington news that southern cotton farmers had sent m delegation to urge (President Hoosevelt to force inflation with greenbacks. Seventy years ago, and for many long years thereafter, a delegation •of southerners demanding greenbacks would have been unthinkable. For the greenback had at least one thing in its favor, and that was that it helped the North to win the Civil war. The government at Washington Jhad scarcely begun the war before it found itself faced by an empty treasury. The war had interrupted foreign commerce and greatly reduced returns from the tariff, which was then the chief source of revenue. Business internally was also more or less paralyzed, and tresort to taxation could not provide sufficient revenue. Reluctantly congress came to the cause it helps to keep the America! dollar depreciated in foreign coun tries, and that is what Washington wants Just now in order to kee prices up on exportable products i] this country. One of the tricks by which trans fer is accomplished is to buy Amer ican securities which have a mar ket abroad. Having bought them here, the buyer sends them to som foreign country still on the goli standard, Holland or Belgium fo example, sells them there, and in stead of bringing the money horn leaves it in a foreign bank. Another way is to buy claim, against foreign governments pay able in gold, and again leave th money abroad when they are soli" Still another way is to buy Amer ican commodities which are in de mand abroad—cotton, tor exampl —ship them to foreign ports, anc leave the money they bring there There remain other means o skinning the cat, and all of them are used as need be..- It's an ol story, when any country-resorts t. debasement of its rrtottey. And o course as long as the money stay away it isn't being put to use a home. The people who do this may no be patriots, but patriotism doesn' count much in their case. If you were suddenly to bestow a million dollars on the .loudest patriot, you would be likely to see him promptly doing the same thing, for such is "iiuman nature. Timely Topics It seems to us that members of the legislature have a Just grievance against Governor Herring or whoever else is keeping the Brookings .report under cover. This plan ..involves great changes in state conclusion that the only way out j government, and a chance to study .was to print money and use it to it before it is presented to the leg- "jjay expenses. In 18&2 an issue of $160,000,000 was ordered. (In a few .months another issue was necessary, and by the end of the war a 'total of $450,000,000 in greenbacks Jhad been issued. Some authorities credit them with having won war; not that they were the islature ought to be afforded. The Farmers Union does itself damage when it demands the resignation of Secretary Wallace. Whatever one may think of Mr. Wallace's theories and policies, there can be no doubt that farmers never thing in themselves, but thatch! I™ d ? _ b ?* er f . rien ^ '^secretary", view of the impossibility of raising I the needed revenue in anv other President Roosevelt, we are con- revenue in any •way the North, but for the greenbacks, would have had to give upjyinceci, is not a monetary inflation-and let the Confederate states go. After the war the greenbacks were recognized as a disturbing •element in the monetary circulation. They had depreciated and had •driven all metallic currency out of circulation. iPaper money even had ist at heart, but he has got into a situation which it will be almost impossible to get out of without going the limit. If you have money invested in bonds now is a good time to convert it into real estate. If we have monetary inflation *o be printed to fill the' place of l there mav not , be much else le'ft subsidiary coinage. This currency, after the spree is over. Who would have thought that NRA had added as many as 63 em- ployes to the working population the of Algona? A rough guess of a dozen would have seemed wild. If you average the wages of the new help at as low as $15 a week it means almost a thousand dollars a month in added pay roll in Algona. It is reported that the Federal ."jReserve is stepping its purchases of securities up to $100,000,000 a in denominations less than <a dollar, came to be known as shinplas- lers. _OBut as always after a war, .... times grew hard, and the people Relieved that it was scarcity of *noney which was to blame. So a anoveinent grew up against retirement of the greenbacks, and this movement turned into a demand for More. A greenback party was organized, and an lowan, J. B K We; «r, was nominated for president. iQeneral Weaver polled a big vote, J)Ut not enough to win. The greenback question, and then its first cousin, the silver question, played ao SMlt uave to a great part in the politics of the ru les of sound banking period between the close of the war j and 1879, In the end retirement of i the greenbacks was stopped, and I to this clay some $300,000,000 in! greenbacks remain in circulation. !, Of course the amount issued in ' the Civil war would be but a drop : in the bucket compared to what] would be needed to create inflation i ioday. Last June congress author- j ized President Roosevelt to issue The Co ly uin left Wot be too D—d Sertoni A DDING TO OUR collection typographic absurdities, th Publishers' Auxiliary, Chicago cites the following— A misplaced letter in an articl in last week's j News-caused the ed tor and the linotype operator, Les lie Mater, to leave town when Mrs Cornwell returned home from he trip to Topeka. In mentioning tha Mrs. Cornwell had been appointe a member of the Kansas 'Schoo Book commission, we undertook t say "the first meeting will be hel this afternoon." But it didn't ap pear in that paper that way, bu this way: "the first meeting_wi be hell this afternoon at tw o'clock." Such "slips" are amusin to the public, but they' are wha help bring gray hairs to the news paper people. — Bert Cornwell i the" Saint John (Kans.) News. Our corset shop is the best in town. Ladies are invited to visil They can conveniently have fits up stairs.—Ad in the Pipestone Her aid. week. The idea is still to pump money into the banks, but how to pump it out into tha hands of the people is another question, The banks still have to observe the Opinions of Editors Definition of Farm Relief. ._ iHumboldt Independent — What them up to $3,000,000,000. None'foolish things we mortals do. Jiave been issued so far, and recent 'Someone has said, and with some *vents have shown that the presi- truth: "John Consumer hasn't dent is reluctant to use this grant! tumbled yet, but 'farm relief con; sists of taxing the consumer to pay issued in the the fanners for not producing agri- of power. The greenbacks ... „._ . „ „.. Civil war promptly depreciated. In : cultural products in order to raise 18W a greenback'for $100 would ! tlie P rice on t ne consumer." Jbring only $43 in sold. This meant . that prices rose fictitiously to cov- ; >Some Jobless Don't Want Work. «r the ratio of depreciation. Then, 'Humboldt Republican — Did you 3ust as now, laborers, salaried peo- j know tnat between 30 and 40 men pie, and farmers suffered, for the!' 11 Humboldt county who signed up cost of living rose too fast for them ' fm ' worlc on tne paving south of *o keep pace with it. i Humboldt were recommended and There is the great trouble with ! calle l for J vork ' but faile<1 to re ' monetary inflation. It works un-j spo2ul? , A 1 !? avy P er cent received «venly. Fanners are having a sam- ! per3om i' notlce ' so Uleir &» ! ure to .nle of it now. Tho riom-onion™ „+• I respond could be prompted by For a time she was employed a the Elite Dry Cleaning company and by reason of her clever am friendly disposition was highlj steamed by all.—'Ellsworth News. After ten years in prison, John Li. Albrecht was granted a pardon •)y the governor. He was greete< it the prison gate by his wife ant jaby, who had come all the way from Glendive to meet him.—Northport Herald. TOM AKRE IS THE only Rotar- an who wears a mustache. We can't abide soft collars. Gene McMahon: a comer among the young awyers. Sign of the times: half . dozen vacant store buildings in Algona. Judge Bonar borrowed a >pok of ours and now claims it is is own. Nor can we go without uspenders. W. Earl Hall wants s to debate the bonus question with him; not on your life. Women must know they wear seemore kirts; they must catch occasional eiled .glimpses of other women's anties. Chris has arrived at that eriod of baldness which looks dis- nguished. A dentist Claims we eed a couple of fillings. Doggone im! For peace of mind the least esirable 'business today: banking. Ve never enter a lawyer's office nd see his books without a longing for the old tools of our trade. Ve know a guy who has ten gal- ons of wild grape and elderberry fine in the making. MANY AN EXPECTANT mother worries for fear something will appen to mark 'her baby. Hovy well ounded this fear is may be Jearn- d from a communication in Time, the w. k. newsmag. At a house party an expectant mother opened the door of a bathroom and was startled to discover a nude man in the bath tub. And she was so shocked that three months later At The Call Theatre A Review of the Recent .Talkies By T 4 H» C. * . OTION PICTURE' directors, un• like wine, seem not to improve with age. In This pay and Age, veteran Director Cecil B, De Mille grows suddenly a bit childish, and this opus of the screen slips ignominioUsly into the cate- •gory of an eighth grade amateur performance. Never in the long history of the cinema has anything so tremendously trivial foeen presented for adult consumption. With his usual penchant for mob- scenes, .De Mille has introduced into this picture what we may earnestly pray will be "The gangster's Last Stand." With it, we further hope, the problem of the "Younger Generation" may be solved. If This Day and Age accomplishes these major objectives, we may pardon time and effort in* producing „ the picture. This Day and Age . presents a group, of high .school youths irked by frustration of Justice in failure to convict a gangster killer named Louis Garrett (horribly over-played by dramatic Charles Bickford). They take the law in their own hands and wring from the sudden ly cowed bad-man a confession ol his crimes, as he dangles in a rat infested well. Follows then a huge parade ol patriotic sophomores, with Mister Garrett riding astride a rail to the strains of the Battle Hymn of the Republic. The noise and -confus- ,on are terrific, but the audience strain is less dependent on depth of the theme than on the apparent shortcomings of the bewildered ac- ors and the ambitious director. No opportunity for all the ancient tear-Jerking devices has been overlooked by the frantic De Mille. There is the dying boy calling for his mother; the pure virgin about o be raped by a leering gang-rat; he aged Hebrew, shot down in old blood while he lips an unfin- shed sentence about Right. The only outstanding and real erformance is that contributed by he girl (Judith Allen), who some- pw gets her repugnance for the illainous assailant oyer... to - the udience with sincerity and convic- lon. Even in the greatly exagger- ted night club, her slight appre- ension as to her own safety and lat of 'her friends is subtly por- rayed. This Day and Age, we ear, is Maestro De Mille's obitu- ry notice. JE OF THE pernicious practices of the producers of our alking picture is loaning or "sub- etting" many popular actors and ctresses by one company to an:her. In this, way the same faces ften appear on six or eight suc- essive programs at the local the- ter, to the great detriment of the stors. 'Margaret Lindsay, one of the ris- ng young actresses of the screen jorn, -we believe, in our own Du- uque) is a good example of what e mean. We 'have seen her late- a model T Ford. Why is it' that producers have not yet learned a lesson which has been apparent to cinemaddicts for ages — namely, that technicolor is not effective? when combined with the black-and- white of the usual pictures? And, still the original story-plot is so effectively portrayed by this happy combination of Morgan and Brady that even this technicolor intrusion is forgotten in our interest in the growth of the family tree of Hackett. 'Probably . the most emotional scene is the death of Ted Junior in. the World war, shown first, by his youthful son playing at war with an old cane, while the action fades sketchily to France, where we se the actual death of his father in i .tremendous . fadeout, 'beautiful! and dramatically done. A stupid Malay comedy add nothing' to the evening's entertain ment'. ' Algoniam Attend NRA Banquet at Fort Dodge; Hear Speaker Mr. and Mrs. T. H. Chrischllles and Mn and Mrs. D. <E. Dewel attended an NRA banquet at Hotel Warden, Fort Bodge, last Thursday evening given by Mr. and Mrs. Otto Waff, Fort Dodge. Mr. Pfatf is governor of the eighth congressional district for NRA, Mr. Chris- chilles is Kossuth chairman, and Mr. Dewel Kossuth secretary. Representatives of other counties in the district attended. 'Following the banquet, Mr. Pfaff gave a short talk on what NRA proposes to do and told of solutions of some of the, problems which have arisen under interpre- tatoins of the blanket code. YjlTE WISH WE HAD the space t • * summarize the interesting ar tide on the theme song of the col ored Walt Disney film which de lighted Call theater patrons a fov weeks ago—(Three Little Pigs which appears in the current issu of Time under the heading o Music. It seems that the lilting little tune, "Who's Afraid of the Big Black Wolf?" has cap'.ured popular fancy till it is now among best sellers in sheet music. •Thus, again, the cinema has con tributed its bit to the so-called Ai' of Today, meagre as it is, and it is a significant fact that this contrib ution should be made via so trivia a means as a lowly cartoon-corn' edy. An orchid grows on the .dung hill! BURT DEFEATS ST, JOHN'S IN FRIDAY GAME Burt, Sept. 26—The Burt high school ball nine won its third game this season Friday by taking the measure of the highly touted St. John's team at Bancroft, 7-5. Bancroft, with a veteran team and two hurlers, Hatten and Becker, who have no-hit, no-run games For reports of other see correspondence. games 'her baby was born with no clothes' ly in as many as six or eight pic- on! . tures—good, bad, and indifferent. Our contention is that it lessens the charm of any individual to see him or her in too many pictures in succession. iPrivate Detective 62 (our curiosity WOULD lead us to ask where T AM ENJOYING the exchange of * witticisms now going on between Ward Barnes, of the Eagle Grove Eagle, and W. C. Dewel, of the Kossuth County Advance. Two weeks ago Mr. Barnes came through with the comment that he to their credit, did not perform according to advance dope, for the Burt boys outhit them by a wide margin. Hatten started on the mound for Bancroft, but after Burt had scored two runs and collected seven hits, Becker, who gained fame Friday b~y _a no-hit, no-run performance against Swea City, was sent in. iBecker, however, met the same fate as Hatten, for the (Burt boys scored five runs and collected four hits in the last three frames. Riddle, on the mound for Burt, allowed only six hits and tied with Gerald OHom for scoring honors by smacking out three hits in four After the talk the meeting was thrown open for questions, .and committee chairmen in attendance presented problems. Most of them dealt with'hours and wages. In but few cases had trouble been caused by misunderstandings of the code. Iowa Leads the Union. Iowa, Mr. Pfaff said, is 84 per cent under the code. Only 16 per cent of the business interests of the state are out. There are 44,000 signers of the president's code in Iowa. Iowa ranks first in proportion of signatures, leading the next nearest state by 14 per cent. Iowa's plan of county and city committees to deal with local problems has been adopted <by the national NiRA. This state was among the first to be completely organized. Two Kinds of Trouble. Mr. Pfaff said there are two kinds of expected trouble. One is where the employer takes advantage of the code to depress wages or labor takes advantage of the code to work undue hardship on the employer. Both conditions must be avoided, but particularly the latter, because wholehearted support of employers is necessary. The few cases where employers have taken advantage of help have been rectified immediately. Unofficial Interpretations. The second problem which causes trouble is unofficial interpretations. | of the code. -The only official interpretations are sent direct to the county headquarters. Unofficial interpretations hard no standing whatever. Mr. Pfaff said the code was meant to be interpreted in the light of good judgment and that where it is impossible to follow the letter of the code a reasonable divergence is permitted, provided always : that good .faith is involved. Foreclosures rotary of the association be copies of the President Roosevelt" eral Cummings, and phy." .Mr. Kelleher w .. Kossuth attorneys f 0r resented clients befo suth courts many years. He has „„. as special counsel ,„ on numerous occasion^ considered a ™n» ," Sl national capable is the S. attorneys , pone income t, rSnSLSi^^s; | I (Continued from page 1.) together on the rights and equities of their respective clients, and in the event that they are not able to agree* on matters in dispute the president of the local bar association-.appoint, a, committee of • three members to decide' matters in dispute between the attorneys for the respective parties. "\It is further resolved that a copy of these resolutions be handed to the judge of the district court and copies mailed to outside attorneys and published in the local papers." Kelleher for Kenj-on Job. The resolution recommending appointment of Mr. Kelleher was telegraphed to President 'Roosevelt Tuesday afternoon, and copies were sent to Senator Louis Murphy and U. S. Attorney General Cummings. This resolution follows: "Be it resolved that the Kossuth County Bar association urgently requests that the vacancy in the circuit court.of appeals, caused by the death of Judge Kenyon be filled by a representative of the Iowa bar, and the Kossuth County Bar association does hereby unanimously endorse Dennis M. Kelleher, Fort Dodge, for said position, be- ieving him to be eminently qualified and capable of rendering efficient service in that position. Kelleher Well Known Here. "And be it resolved that the sec- 1 SINC OIL orate and Jon DAHLHAOSEB We will App Patr' reeiate 'onage. DR. BOYI the Foot Specialist f. Marshalltowii, •wii the Brownell Shoe? again Friday and day, Sept. 29 and 3 Doctor treats diseases] the feet, and highly' recomme; Examination free.] forget the date place. flll«llllllllllllllll!IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIW ] Christensen Bros Co. | "Algona's Style Center" they got that 62?) is just an ordi- attempts. Ollom, of Burt, was of- = nary picture whose chief asset lies fensive star of the day, driving in S= was interested in "anything Broth-1 in the fact that it was advertised four runs. Becker walked Carter 'S3 er Dewel writes—and his writings and sold that way. You always i Burt-clean-up man, twice only to S are all the more enjoyable when he make allowances for a thing which j have Ollom drive out a double and S gets on the wrong side of the argu- has not been over-rated. then a trinle '• 1*5! ment." To this Mr. Dewel replied: The plot is so unreal and im"Some day we'll take the wrong probable that a summary would side just to please Ward." I'm waiting to see what Ward has to sound like a fairy tale from the Brothers Grimm. But the suave say to this. I'll report back.—Eye William Powell manages to extract Observing in Mason City Globe Ga- from quite impossible situations enough suspense and mystery to put the wheezy thing across. And zette. An unanticipated problem arises, Mr. Hall: How is Ward going to this, we opine, is a feat of no mean know it when we take the wrong •side? TO iLISTEN TO the whispering corn mysterious secrets tell. — From Algona Advance poem. proportions. With William in his Herculean task is the aforesaid Margaret 'Lindsay, sadly and badly miscast as a ric'h young woman with gam- ! bling tendencies who shoots a then a triple. .Edward Stewart, Burt all-state ji shortstop, made a wonderful stop of Baker's ground ball into deep short to force Welp at second for the last out of the game. ' ' The batteries were: Bancroft — Hatten, Becker, and Snyder; Burt —Riddle and Sigsbee. Fenton Victor Over 8. C. Fenton, Sept. 26 — Fenton won from the Swea City high school nine last week Tuesday at Swea City, 27-17 in a game of many errors, poor pitching, and numerous And what mysterious secrets that, gangster as nonchalantly as you ! hit's. Fenton collected 18 hits to •pie of it now. The depreciation of i ... our money abroad resulted in a; ' not 'j» 1 K boost for exportable farm products, i wul but dairy products a ml others which we do not export have not benefitted. but a prompted disinclination by to Mr. U'allace vs. Mr. Hyde. I Estherville Daily News—Wallace 'condemned Secretary Hyde's crop Tn tha manntin.a ni t , cunuBiuiieu secretary Hyde's crop -Sp^SSSS,. h roS hh "; '»£"»«™: *, s ™^ io ° inade - they | stressed crop own j completely Yet o te the ne w public 'uVranceT hve •other producers, and today have to look on, with their prices still comparatively low, TvhiJe the cost of everything they liave. to buy is rapidly rising. There is only one way in vvliicU monetary inflation can help the ; 1'erhaps the Germans Have Signed. *nid-west. It will raise prices and j iLivermore Gazette—A few weeks let some of the farmers sunk in | ago every newspaper in the United reduction almost Thus is the Iowa Journal editor being criticis- ed for advocating farm principles which he once flayed himself. debt work out. There is little States received matrix impressions -- -- «..»•»••—• -- " -— -j-.w,_^.. WV l "*t* V* *JV 1 111 ±11 \si3i31\Jlli3 chance, if any, that in the event of |of -a full page advertisement to •inflation the price rises on farm i publish "free" for the NRA head- products will ever catch up with 'quarters at Washington, D. C. This the boosts on things they have to ! advertisement informed the public i what to do to obtain a blue eagle | and to buy of N'RA concerns. Yet jthe matrix which was sent out by I the NiRA was stamped on tne back You see in the papers references " Made in Germa "y-" A BILLION DOLLARS SEEKS SAFETY AHKOAll whimpering corn CAN tell—when it wou ld light a Murad. Private De- comes out of a bottle.—E. K. Pitt- tective 62 unscrambles the clues man's Chords & Discords in Northwood Anchor. But oh, the morning after the night before! MRS. W. T. MAIN, San Diego, Calif., arrived Tuesday for a week with former friends.—Ward Barnes in Eagle Grove Eagle. Curiosity killed a cat, nevertheless we can't help wondering ho,w it happens that she is' visiting them, if they are no longer friends. WE HAVE AN invitation to attend a party in October, 1934, at St. Brieuc, France. This will be which are so simple that even a movie critic r with distinct limitations in solving crimes and baffl- Swea City's 12 and committed eight errors to Swea's ill. The battery for Fenton was Kramer, Scare, and •Burwash; 'for Swea City, Carr, Krom, Schuler and Hanifan; Kra- ing mysteries, is able to foresee' me >' and Burwash were leading hit- them. ters for Fenton, with six and five And in the end, and to make each; Carr took the lead for Swea matters worse, Margaret is called, w ith three hits. The team battery upon to do the proposing, which is i average for Fenton was 347; for certainly asking a lot of a young j Swea City, 308. Luedtke, Fenton, damsel from Iowa wlio has been appearing in pictures with such frequency that we have lost track of them. ~ - • Shown on the same program is a pie-throwing comedy of the vintage of 1890 which is, we hope, the made the only home run. I. B. Loses to Fenton. 'Fentpn, Sept. 26—<Fenton defeated Lone Rock on the local diamond Friday, 13-6. There were 10 hits for each- nine. Both made a good , . f - , last we shall be called upon to •3iti many errors - Burwash was high an exclusive event for Williams j through in at least another six ! or F ^ nton wlth thr <* hits out of f\n 1 \j • tv* a Tin T/-»1i»\ r- TAnn.«Ur. -ra_-. J _ •*^-.«- »4KWK»kLA .TJ jv */*., „ il_- *.__j.» i .1. __. . only; mere Johns, Josephs, Fred- months. Relief. - The have made by the Omaha bank Mow orobablv a •],i»i"/," n ",Tii 1 """" ii5 i ( l uoted at 3 °5, but only a dent has «night P be starUed >'ou been made in the farm mortgage u idiueu. I problem. This latest endeavor of is what always happens!the government to refinance farm i mere is danger of monetary | indebtedness has gone the way of eide tl . } ley seeks sal ' et >' out- i Previous attempts. It has supplied . e c °untry, and no way to ! but a drop to fill the bucket. slop tne movement has ever be°n ' found, if you close one' gap an- i Qut's<i"iis Publishers Are Asking. other will be found. j Estherville Vindicator & Repub- The U. S. government did »ut a ' li , ca "— TJle newspapers are Just stop to the export of cold hn/ th.,+ I ubout as !lal ' d 'hit by the J export of gold but that ! ' NRA P r °- **" i te'-'**-i, iJULLllllLi • • — ~— A -» — didn't stop other means of trans i el ' am as ls anv ot ^r business in fer, and it is curious to understand I country, and more so than most how the trick was turned Out here ' them> We . wonder >* Patrons of in the mid-west we have no idea of the P apers win com e to the rescue these things till someone tells us •m primer fashion. Do they know about this at Washington? They do. and they *re watching it all the while the by paying cash in advance for subscriptions, and if the merchants will increase their advertising space and pay a little more for it. Unless this is done more of the smaller newspapers will have to turn the blue eagle's face to wall. the ericks, etc., are not wanted. But all the Williams in the world may attend, no matter how they spell it— Guillaume, Guglielmo, Willem, Wilhelm, Guiluilmas, Guillermo, etc., anyone goes just so the name means William. It appears that some time ago, in short away back in 1225, a guy named Guillaume who was bishop of St. iBrieuc saved thousands of lives by functioning as food dictator in Brittany/province of France, and the object of this party of Williams is to celebrate the fact that he is dead or something, ADD SNAPPY, up-to-date Burma Shave signs— Happy days Are here to stay; We are members NRA. THE WAUKON Republican & Standard is boosting W. Earl Hall, of .Mason City, as republican candidate for governor in 1934. — Knoxville Express. The 'Express didn't say what the Waukon editor has against Earl. WHY IS IT that we never have a failure in the spinach crop?—Traer Star-Clipper. Lord only knows, but probably misguided and designing women have something to do with it. • DISCUSS NRA AT CEMETERY MEET. Get New Lawn Mower.— Headlines in Mason City G.-G. Which is about all that too many people think they have to do to comply with Nira. —AMEN. BROADWAY TO HOLLYWOOD is. a simple 1 , 'convincing yarn 13 four times at bat, while Blanchard was high for (Lone Rock with the same record. Batteries were: Fenton, Kramer and Scare; Lone Rock, about a pair of happy, carefree I Gross, Marlow, Long, and Gross. Brady. all right with Washington hoofers, made effective largely through the intelligent acting of Frank Morgan and Alice This may be called an screen drama, since it follows the vicissitudes of Ted anil Lulu Hackett through three generations 1 which supplement the action of the' play—authentic shots of the mores j of the time during which each of the trio makes his contribution to the stage. | Thus we find Ted and Lulu at the opening of the production doing their "turn" at a well-known Broadway vaudeville house. Whan Ted Junior (Jackie Cooper) is old enough to appear with his adoring parents, the act receives fresh impetus, the elder Hackett having 'become prone to allow his act to fall into a monotonous routine, as shown by his flower gag, which he works at least three times in the course of the play. Then when Ted Junior falls in love and marries the danseuse (Madge Evans, slightly miscast) we reach the second stage of the play, and their child completes the circle from Broadway to Hollywood by appearing.in the movies as the concluding sequence of the picture. In keeping with the present tendency to add musical settings, to "bait the suckers," Broadway to Hollywood has elaborate musical comedy scenes, the least effective and most unnecessary of which is an old technicolor staircase chorus number which is as out of date as St. John's Defeats 1. B. Bancroft. Sept. 26—St. John's high school baseball team won its second game of the season last Tuesday defeating Lone Rock were Hatton and r Bancroft, and Leeper, 'for Lone Rock. St. ;ame Friday — on the local grounds 7-5. St. John's plays Armstrong there Tuesday. Ledyard Loses to Rake. Ledyard, Sept. 26^Last week Tuesday Rake's high school baseball team defeated the local team 12-8. The battery for Ledyard was Moulton and iBarnes, pitchers, and Halvorson and Schultz, catchers TIPEWKITER CARBON AT THE ADVANCE Wanted! For Sun. Oct 1 or one Two small boat suitable for duck huriL ing.II per day. We will bawl it. Inquire at Advance Faille Crepe! Beugaline! Sliaggy Wools! muck'Sat In! Transparent Velvet Notice the grand, new sleeve effects THREE DAY! Thursday Sept. 28 Friday Sept. 29 Sat. Sept. 30 Over 100 Dresses that wrl can't duplicate at this price.! Including values worth to] $15. \ \ Even though prices have * \\ creaked some, you canrt* are also featuring splen- J« sdnoaS $6.95 $8.95 and $16.95 $19.75 get a lot for just a U And you can trust us to that for you every These dresses are r tative! High fashion. • • quality . f , low price! want you to notice how made they are. Their looks speak for The best part about it * that there are type* a» eg for everyone! 14 to 44 Algona'i Style Center- Christsensen Bros. "Aloona't Style Center'

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