Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on March 22, 1934 · Page 1
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Wetfhtf of w« tcr P 1 " IK*** ALGONA, IOWA, MARCH 22, 1934 16 Pages Number 27 [GAIN CHOOSE CHRI8CHILLES L of Community [lubReelectedby the Board. I H ourischilles was reelected '.i E C. Handier was nam- p'resident, and D. B. Dewel ilted secrtr-y, at a meet- s£r~s. Monday evening at the "board'was elected at the j meeting last Thursday and hold-over members are 1 P. J. Chriatensen, .r^R-H. Miller, and I stillman. New members are Havrington, W. F. Steele, Dr. Kcnefick, W. A. Foster, and handier. con light for the top of the iter tower was discussed at tfd meeting. Two plans are f consideration, one for an lays-type rotating (beacon, the a neon octangle, seven feet Ivilib facets of glowing tubes in all directions. lff Sales Tax Discussed. \I. Hauberg spoke on the new [sales tax at the annual Com- hy club meeting Thursday at the Legion hall. The new ie said, must be passed on to fonsumer, the law being speci- j prohibiting retailers from ab; it. .j from 1 to 14c hear no tax. • a plan adopted by the state association. From 15 to arts one cent tax is added; i to 99 cents, two cents tax; jbt two per cent over a dollar i sales tax is to he added when [ill is paid. For persons who Jiontlly it will not be added to fidual items, 'hut at the close pj I month, two per cent wil" Hdeil to the total. employment Plan Explained. IA. Trauger, in charge of the •federal reemployment pe second floor of the office Iowa i bank building, gave a s-hor fbefore the club on his work is sponsored by the Com- 'dub. The club pays office land supplies equipment, bu fies are paid by the ifedera nment, ' unemployed person 16. years r older, Mr. Trauger said, maj '«s at his office for employ . Employers of labor on pub forks of any nature are re 1 to exhaust registered a>ppli before engaging other help [and the help must be compe dis tbe employer may e at will. addition to furnishing putoU employes -the office assiati cmg persons in .private jobs is to be the ultimate goal o lervice, which is planned as a anent employment agency for oyer and employee alike. [Athletic Lighting Talked. followed on a lighting park to permi and kittenball games reported that the schoo he park board, and the city are H win i : . lieh " ts > whichTit ii M ill ,be installed soon. , "i lvltles report showed i past year for the club, partic -= e &t h C °° Pera The closed and attitude on A- and the other „ i of tt, , v much time o* of ^e^f b ° ard B«cord in 1933. an Then throug on "» t Count > corn district re was securer a effort * ^i ** secure •al ciuh of the club. Tw planned - A »° nast v the was one OFFER CHANGE TO GET AHEAD OF SALES TAX Algona to Be Mecca for Shoppers for Nine Days. Counting today, only nine shop- Ing days remain before Easter— and 'before the new state sales tax axes effect. Spring weather last week-end, nd again this week, has brought he urge to brighten up both per- onal appearance and the appear- ico of homes and surroundings. It is to everyone's advantage to uy within the next nine days. The lew state sales tax will then 5n- rease prices two per cent. Merch- nts are specifically required un- ,er the new .law to pass the tax along to the consumer. A stiff lenalty is provided for merchants who violate the new law. Sales of one to 14c will not he axed, collection off a two per cent ax on such small sales being impractical. Sales from 15c to 65c mil carry a cent tax; from G5c to 9c, two cents; on a dollar or over, straight two per cent, the major raction governing. Full-Page Grocery Advertisement This week's Advance is filled with advertisements offering new joods for Easter and improvements or the. home inside and out. It is ime anyway for the annual cleanup, paint-up campaign. Little shoots of green are already begin- ling to show in dead grass, await- ng only rain to make all nature don her annual spring coat of bright green. Also in this week's paper is the :irst full page grocery advertisement the Advance has ever run. 'Don" White, who operates the Jut-jRate grocery next west of the Swift plant on east State stree,, es- ;ablished his store just a year ago, and it was a success from he start. To celebrate he is now holding his 'irst birthday sale. Saving's by Buying Now. There's money in every adver- ;isement in this week's paper. Sav- ngs can and should be made. The threat of higher prices is .becoming a certainty as the days lengthen; MRA codes are forcing prices upward. Persons who have been going without needs -Should hesitate no longer, for they will soon begin to pay big interest on the money they do not spend now. Algona for the next nine days will more than ever be the 'best shopping town in north Iowa or southern Minnesota. The advertisements this week reflect the renewed stir in business life which comes when the sap begins to flow and the warm breezes from the south North End Farmer Accused l of Cruelty to Bull & COM; to later them A justice court case afternoon In Justice Hanson's coun attracted such a crowd that the age the wound. Neighbors courtroom had to bo used The' P ci> suaded Eggenth to let case was a charge of c ^'' 10 allima1 ' — ,« T ni S t Two nfn±H tovm : , ^at *., and knocked it down. Mrs firat ,v Twr W0ra ° v lecl ' ^ Keeorth sai(l she advised her hus " c -ulnn Frr, ,n -H C 3wi l 1 ' j"* 0 . ''and t° soil the bull, for it was -hlnrf Ttnf?° M 1 ," 1 C '' UClty t0 a dan ecrous, and this was done soon black .Hols-tern milk cow one of | after the alleged beating. iPr. v -' Tho lleari "g l^san at 2:30 and othci .iw v g * hoAai 7 U -M tod ' hy fcmorj A. Smith, who! lasted till r,, when it was contin- d him with heating a bull, mod till Monday on motion of The two men formerly worked for j Judge Quarton, attorney for de- Eggerth. In testimony it was brought out that in January the cow kicked Eggerth in the back while he was milking another cow, and ho beat it about the legs with a board which had a nail in it. The legs of the animal became infected, and a week later it fell in the barn and broke a leg. This Eggerth cut off i fend ant. Witnesses called to the stand by County Attorney M. C. MoMahon were Roland Smith, Henry Ennen, Walter Hans, Albert "Bosnia, Pearl Smith, Emory Smith, Lawrence Swift, and Irvin Schwartz, Called by the defendant were Mrs. Eggerth and J. H. Holcomb. All live in Ledyard township. TALK LIGHTS FOR PARKJAST NIGHT A joint meeting of the city council, tbe park board, the school board, and tho Community club board was held at the city hall last night to discuss installation of lights at Athletic park for loot- ball, kittenball, and other games. The question of lights has been debated two years, -backed particularly by the kittenballers. At first only sufficient light for this was planned, but later the system to permit'night football games was advocated. The council has had the proposal before it several times, but because of legal provisions against spending money in this way for park improvement has not been able to act. The park board, too, which has a small balance on hand, has not been disposed to spend it on a single project. For a number of years a balance has been allowed to remain in the fund, only small sums being spent. This has permitted dropping the park fund levy, and no tax allocation has been made. The school board, which has also discussed the proposal, has looked with some favor on night football, both to increase revenue and to afford opportunity to see games to many who work in the daytime. However, the question of funds has (been a stumbling block.' There is now a proposal by which the park board and city would install the lights and a part of the revenue from night football games would be turned back till the equipment was .paid for. (bring spring. Depression is Lifting. The depression is beginning to lift for the middle west, because of the corn loans and the promise of more real money in the next few weeks from corn-hog payments. There is- now a much 'better feeling as friends meet in Algona Saturday nights, for again they can buy the little luxuries the long depression forced them to forego in favor of TAXES WILL BECOME DELINQUENT APRIL 1 County Treasurer M. J. Duffy warns taxpayers that there will be no extension of the time for payment of taxes this year. Taxes due in 1934 will become delinquent April 1 as usual. The penalty, however, was reduced by the legislature last year from one per cent a month to three-fourths of one per cent. Taxes can be paid in halves, the second half due September 1, delinquent October 1. Only the first half will become delinquent April 1. A year ago extension was voted by the legislature to allow taxes payable in 1933 to be paid up to July 1 without penalty. This was an emergency measure and applied to last year only. Taxes are being paid better than usual so far this year, and a rush around the end of the month is ex- Corn loan money is much CORPORATION HAS $400, FORFARMERS H. J. Bode on Board of New 4-County FCA Corp. Emmetsburg, Mar. 20—Plans of the Farm Credit administration for short-term credit available to farmers in this area "took final form Friday at a meeting of the board of directors of the recently organized Emmetsburg production credit association. The hoard consists of John Hueck,,Everly; H. J. Bode, Algona; J. (H. Currans, Ruthven; 0. ! K Morton, Estherville; and J. A. Nilson, Milford. Mr. Hueck is president; Mr. Bode, vice; W. M. Townsend, Estherville, secretary-treasurer. An Car License Refunds Beginning to Arrive 'Refund checks on motor vehicle licenses -paid before the legislative cut on cars three years old or older are beginning to arrive. The refund is made to owners of automobiles registered more than four times. On the fifth registration 25 per cent of the list price of a car is deducted; the sixth year, 60 per cent; the seventh year, 75 per cent. After the seventh registration the price assessment is entirely drop- LEDYARD LOSES IN STATE TOURNEY TO SMALL-TOWN QUINT The Ledyard ihigh. school basketball team was defeated in the first round of the state tournament a Cedar Falls last Thursday even- ijooiiwj.'v jnc, oc^-i ULCU. ,y -LI cctaurer. AIL . office will be maintained at Em- lng - Martelle, also a Class B con- metaburg. The loan committee consists of Messrs. Hueck, Currans, and Bode. $100,000 to Lend. The Production Credit Corporation at Omaha, part of the administration set-up, has subscribed for $30,000 worth of the stock of the local association, and will pay in $30,000 at this time, thus enabling the association to start doing business wihin two weeks or about April 1. This capital fund will Ibe invested in government securities pledged with the Federal Intermediate Credit bank, and will make available a line of credit for farmers of this section of approximately $400,000. The Omaha corporation has indicated that it will complete purchase of the amount subscribed aa fast as local borrowings demonstrate need. Security is Required. The _ Emmetsburg association is ped. Regardless of the age of cars a charge of 40c for every 100 pounds in weight is retained. Refund cfhecks for licenses issued in -December are being sent out first, and a check for $-2 in favor o£ County Auditor E. J. Butler was first to be cashed at the county treasurer's of/fice. Checks are sent direct from the state mooor velhcile department to licensees, and no application is necessary. tender, .piled up a score of 34 j points against Ledyard's 17 to win. j Martelle, a small town of less than 200 in Jones county, already had a record of 25 consecutive victories and no defeats during the season when it met Ledyard. The iMartellians proved to be a well polished team. A fine .passing attack repeatedly caught the •Ledyard defense unprepared. Geo. Clark, forward, and John Sievers, center for Martelle, sank six and five baskets respectively, which demonstrated superior scoring attack of Ledyard's opponents. The score by quarters was 10-3, 14-7, 24-13, and Martelle was in the lead throughout. Notwithstanding the victory over the fast Ledyarders, Martelle was defeated by George iFriday night. Moulton was the Ihigh scorer for Ledyard, sinking two baskets and 'a free throw. Both Thomson and Brandt sank two baskets each, and iLloyd, center, scored a basket and , •. w- — __. VB| *_J vu*»ww»j uwu* \*n a, ucioncb aim authorized to .serve farmers in]two free throws. The .box score K. C. Bank to Pay Another Dividend of Ten Per Cent A court order has been filed in Clerk MoEvoy's office for another dividend from the Kossuth County State bank. It is expected that checks Moines ,,,;n will essentials. This week's Advance has the largest amount of advertising since December, 1929, and it is the vital advertising which means style, comfort, lasting satisfaction in goods of quality still sold at depression figures. Read this week's paper as you haven't read it for months, for, coming almost on the anniversary of the birth o'f the New Deal, it iheralds spring after the winter of depression. Robs Oil Station Till; Gets 30 Pays .Russell (Peterson, >Swea City, was given 30 days in jail Tuesday night by Justice J. M. Dye, Swea City, on a, charge, of petty larceny from the Champlin oil station there, where Peterson worked. Money had ibeen missing for some time from the cash register, and the losses were "finally traced to Peterson. A preliminary hearing was held, and late in the evening "he confessed. Sheriff Carl Dahlhauser and Deputy Casey Loss were at the hearing. Wind Upsets Load Hay. Burt, Mar. 20—Alva iRoss was driving a load of toay west of Burt Friday, and it was blown over by (heavy wind. Mr. Ross had a couple of ribs broken in the fall (from the wagon, but is getting along satisfactorily. end or early next week. This will foe the third ten per cent dividend. H. V. Hull is examiner-in-charge. Dividend checks for ten per cent from the People's Savings bank, St. Benedict, are now ready at the Kossuth County State bank build- ng. This also is a third ten per cent dividend. J. M. Herbst is examiner-in-charge. el ected secre- Beg Pardpn There was not time to print «»• other sheet for this week's Ad ranee, and much h»» h»«l t°. , » e omitted. Such news as can still be used, including toe ordination or Father Edward Fwrfel, Whitte. more, and ol Father Robert Quian, *>f Bancwft and the obituary of William Mueller, Wtutteinore, will puWi»h«4 t to pay off taxes, interest, md other debts. Payment of com- log contract money, expected in the next few weeks, will also help pay taxes, it is believed. Alto, Clay counties. The bor- | Martelle— 34 Algona Girl Wins in Business Girl Contest at D. M. lola, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Lehman, Hobarton, was honored -Friday night as winner of an Ideal Business Girl contest sponsored .by the Register & Tribune Co., as .part of a modern business show -at Des Moines last week. Judging was on personality, appearance, voice, poise, and alertness. Miss Lehman was graduated from the Algona high school in 1929, and subsequently from a Des Moines business college. She has been employed there ever since, and is now secretary to J. W. Denman, secretary-treasurer of the Central States Theater Corp. Miss Lehman is a sister of Charles Lehman, salesman for the Kent Motor Co. here. rower must offer satisfactory se-jiQ. Clark, f 6 curity, including crops, livestock, Thede, <l I~ I ~~~_ l or farm equipment, also an accept-1 James, f "I o able plan of repayment. The loans ISievers, c ___ _~6 will be for short-term purposes, Farrington, c _III~~I "l growing crops, .breeding or feeding.O. Clark, g _.IIII 3 of livestock, poultry and dairying. production, Besides the directors there were present at the meeting Friday W. E. Anderson and H. L. Eichling, representing the Production Credit Corporation at Omaha. H. S. Debate Teams Off for Iowa City Algona's high school debating teams go to Iowa City tomorrow to compete in state finals of the high school debating league. The local teams won the right to participate by winning from Spencer a few weeks ago. Sixteen teams from all over Iowa will participate. Gertrude Nelson and Max Miller are the Algona affirmative team, and John Christensen and Walter Beardsley the negative team. John 3. McDowell, high school principal, s coach. . The question for high school debating this year concerns *he American and British systems of operating radio stations. In England all stations are government- operated. Rape Attempt by Old Man Charged Ernest Ross770-year-old Algon- ian was (bound to the grand Jury Saturday by Justice White on a change of attempt at rape. Testimony indicated that he induced two 33? 12 and 13, to accompany him to his home, where he attempted to attack one of them. She eluded hta and with the ^her girl' s help escaped. Ross furnished a ?1,000 bond and was released. _ Patterson Explains Tax. Burt M« 20-The. Community Drunk Driver Held to the Grand Jury -Edward G-aranan, St. Benedict, was arrested Friday night by Deputy Sheriff Loss and Night Marshal Van Alstyne, following a near- accident in which Carman, driving his own car, narrowly missed the deputy sheriff's -car. Mr. (Loss was forced OVPV tihe curb and to the sidewalk at the Kent garage corner ;o avoid collision. Garman was taken to jail toy the officers, and Saturday he waived preliminary Hearing in Mayor C. (F. Specht's court and was bound 'to the April term of court, with (bond set at $1,000, which was furnished. The charge is driving while intoxicated. » Women See Bandit Raid, Mason City •Whittemore, Mar, 20—Mrs. Ray Oliver and Genevieve Kelly saw the big bank robbery at Mason City last week Tuesday, which, netted the robbers $52,000. They were only a block from -tflie bank when they heard the ping-ping of machine guns, and noticed people crowding aganist the walls of the building. They also saw the bandit car as it swung around the iblock, bristling with machine guns, with a human shield of men and women clinging to the sides. New Game Reserve Here Sets Aside Acreage of 8570 According to Paul Wille, Ambrose A. Call State park custodian, the west line of the proposed new game reserve south of Algona starts a mile west of the Blackford bridge, not at the bridge. This would put the starting point at or near tihe old Lewis H. Smith farm at the top of the hill. Where are 3070 acres in the tract, including the park, and Mr. Wille said it had all ibeen signed up except 120 acres owned by the State Board of Education. The board's signature is expected. East of this tract there are 4500 acres more in the reserve, accord- ng to H. IE. (Rist, who said .Friday tihat all signatures had been ob- ained. Thomas, g 1 Parker, g o Totals 17 Ledyard—11 _.5X> Thompson, f >2 Warner, f 0 'Lloyd, c 1 Moulton, g 2 Brandt, g 2 (Barnes, g o •FT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 FT 0 0 2 1 0 0 otals 7 3 Missed free throws: Martelle ,1; edyard, 3. Officials-nReferee, Kirn; umpire, Bide. ur . club met Friday evening at ttw Monitor office, and Senator G. W. n explained the new sales spoke on other recent leg islation. Head Wounded as Car Rams a Tree Whittemore, Mar. 20—Mr -and Mrs. C. W Albert left a local church (Friday evening and Mr. Elbert tried to drive around tbe corner of the 'public sohoolhouse and ran into a tree. Mrs. lElbert was pitched forward and her head smashed through the windshield. Her chin was badly cut, and it required six stitches to close the wound. ' New Kossuth Club Leader is on Job Marion iSoults arrived Monday to >e county club agent for the Farm Bureau. There has 'been none here since 'T>ete" Thornton organized ;he work some years ago, and it las ibeen handled by interested men in various parts of the county and the county agent. Because of :he rush of the corn loan and corn- log projects tihe club work has had :o be neglected of late. Mr. Soults is a graduate of the state college, and his home is at Clarion. Farmer Bound Over on Threats Charge (Mike Coyle, Ottosen, was given a ten day suspended jail sentence last week Tuesday by Justice White on a charge of blasphemous and obscene language. He pleadeo guilty and paid $5 plus fS.l'S costs. On another charge, threatening to commit a public offense, on which a peace bond was demanded, be pleaded not 'guilty and was 'bounc to the district court under bond o:" $500, which was furnished. Six Girls, One Boy Win Movie Ticket! Winners of last week's Bcrappj contest at the Call theater follow: <5eraldine Nolte, Lucille Rath, of Lone Rock, Arlene Moore, 'Patricia Hull, iLoretta Jotason, Bernice Rath, (Lone (Rock, and Jos. >Laa$e Irvington. Scrappy cartoons are given to contestants at the Saturday matinee, and children doing the best Job of coloring win free thea ter tickets. The Kossuth AllnStars basketball team was defeated, 40-32, on he high school floor Saturday evening by the Pasadena, Calif., Majors. The game was well played by ioth teams, and the scoring was icayy. Higih scorer for the evening was Campbell, of the Majors, who sank six baskets and two free throws, 'earson and Deim, Algona, tied for second 'high with two free throws land four baskets apiece. The Majors were defeated twice by the Spencer Merchants at Spencer last week in overtime games which ended 31-26 and 31-30 res- jectively. They also lost to the 3wea City Cardinals at iLedyard ast week Wednesday night 33-20. Playing on the Kossuth AH-Star team were Pearson, Peterson, Deim, Kelly, and Deim. REWARD OFFERED FOR RETURN OF LOST BANK C, D. The day before Memorial day 1988, a young widow made a trip from Wesley to Bancroft. In her handbag she hod a bank certificate of deposit, also seven, or eight dollars in money. Somewhere the handbag disappeared. It was given up as lost, but now it is desired to cash the certificate, and the bank requires a bond take its place. Such a bond would be a continuing liability which the owner of the certifi. cate hesitates to ask anybody to undertake, and in the hope that someone who found the handbag •will return the certificate she is having the Advance run a blind advertisement offering $10 for its reward. The finder may also keep the money the purse contained. Tlie Advance will pay the reward direct on production of the certificate, no questions- will be asked, not even the name, and. the transaction will be kept confidential. - All-Stars Beaten by Californians in B. B. Game Here Weather Almost Like Spring, But Rain Much Needed Except Sunday the last week has been one of high temperatures heralding spring. Tuesday was exceptionally warm, the mercury rising to 78. However, it has ifallen to freezing or below every night. 'Sunday was decidedly different, when the mercury fell to only one above zero and rose during the day only to 33. . Strong winds have caused drifts of dust to collect against snow fences. Tuesday was cloudy, and many hoped for a much-needed rain, but none developed. Temperatures follow: High Low 'March 14 41 12, March IS 53 - 32 March 16 __ __ 62 31 March 17 __ 55 15 March 18 33 i March 19 53 23 March 20 73 31 RABIES IN DOG THATATTACKED P, UNMAN Victim to Iowa City for the Pasteur Treatment. , A quarantine on all dogs in. Portland and Plum Creek townships lias been declared 'bp Dr. L. W. Fox acting under instructions of the state department of health as a rabies preventive. A police dog which severely mangled Mrs. T. R. Packard's arm a week ago was a victim of rabies, and Mrs. 'Pickard was taken to the state university hospital, where sihe is receiving the Pasteur treatment. The dog had been acting strangely hut nothing was thought of the fact by the family till it atacked Mrs. Pickard without warning aft she stepped out of the house. The- dog was lying just outside, and ehe> paid no attention to him. The dog suddenly growled and leaped on Mrs. Pickard. She dodged, but the dog caught her arm in. his jaws and 'gashed it deeply. Babies Diagnosis Confirmed. After the doctor had dressed the arm Veterinarians Fox and Winkle were called, and a etntative diagnosis of rabies was made. The animal was locked up in a shed, but died next day. The head was then sent to Iowa State college for examination of the brain, and word Friday informed Doctor (Fox that the dog had a definite case of rabies. ( This was the first positive diagnosis of rabies in Doctor Fox's 18 years in practice. In several other cases the disease had been suspected, and may have existed, but no positive sign could be found. ''••• QuiirantiileVfor-'' The quarantine will days, and may be extended, it's! scope may also be extended to include the .town of Algona and some other neraby townships. Dogs often travel ;20 miles in a night, and a dog in one stage of the disease has an urge to keep moving. ' The Pickard dog, in this way, may have spread the disease in widely separated regions in fights with other dogs or with wild animals who may have transmitted it 189 on CWA Rolls are Dropped Here 'In accordance with orders from Washington and Des Koines CWA mployment is being gradually re- 'uced. At the -peak there were 322 lersons employed in Kossuth, but ounty engineer H. M. Smith re- lorted last week-end that 33 had ieen 'laid off, leaving 189 employed, mother cut is expected soon, and here will be others from time to ime till all are laid off. It is planned to have all CWIS employment discontinued by May 1. IDhe original allotement of 17 OWS women n Kossuth. has now been cut to nine. Eastern Stars at Two Towns Unite Burt, Mar. '20—At a meeting oi Kossutih Chapter No. 201, O. E. S. last week Tuesday evening it was voted to consolidate Progressive chapter, Bancroft, with the local chapter. The (Bancroft chapter desired to consolidate because it has only a small number of residenl members. Burt, being the older chapter, will retain its name, meeting place, etc. Final steps in col- solidation will probably take place at the next meeting of the loca chapter April 10. Two at Whittemore Hurt in Accidents Whittemore, Mar. 20—Hugo Mey er suiffered a severe cut on th< •back of the left elbow one. day while he was sawing wood witfti a buzz-saw at "William Hannover's He was brought to the McCreery 'hospital, where nine stitches were taken to close the wound. 'Edward Wagner suffered the lost of part of a thumb last week Tues day, when an ax cut it off as he was splitting wood. He also sul f ered a gash, in the palm. Suspects Not to be Killed. For that reason it is important that every dog owner pay careful attention to his dog in the next few- weeks. All wild animals are carriers of rabies, and though they too die of it their cases are usually- longer in duration. 'If a farmer for any reason suspects his dog of having the disease it should be immediately tied up> and a veterinarian called. The advice is not to kill the dog. This is important, for a dog must die a natural death in order that a <posi- ive analysis of rabies may foe made. ^ Dogs Should be Taccinated. Dogs killed 'before natural deatbj do not develop telltale formations in the brain which are (the only true indications of the disease.- It is only when a dog diea naturally that these are formed. It is important in treatment of a bitten human being to know positively that the disease exists. All dogs should be vaccinated for rabies, particularly dogs purchased as playmates for children. A child Babies. . (Continued from page 1.) ALGONA Markets Eye Endangered by Arrow Shot by Boy The danger of accidental injury a others when small boys have >ows and arrows or toy guns fir- ng shot pellets was illustrated again late last Thursday, wihen Dick, 7, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Wheelock, was wounded over the left eye by a 'playmate's arrow. A large swelling resulted, and the boy spent the night at the General hospital. At (first it was feared that tihe sight might have been destroyed, but after the swelling went down it was found that no injury to the sight had occurred. m Lakotan's Brother is Bandit Shield Lakota, Mar. 20—'Mrs. Harry Mussman and Mrs. 1. B. Wortman went to QBlmore last week Wednesday to visit Mrs. Mussman's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Kiester. R. C. Kiester, who works in the Mason City bank, and wflio was used by Dillinger as his shield while the bank robbery was being pulled off, is a brother of Mrs. Muesrnan. .. * ., ' • Clothing Demonstrator Here. Zender & Caldwell, clohiers, announce that a representative of Ed V. Price & Co., Chicago, world's largest makers of made-to-order men's clotlhea, will foe here all day tomorrow ana Saturday to demonstrate the latest in fabrics and fashions, women are invited to attend the showing. Best Pack, sows, 300 to 350 Packing sows 3-50 to 600 HOGS 140 pounds 180 pounds '. $3.20 Best md wt 180 to 200 .. $3.50 • 3.50 Best md wt 200 to 260 $3.85 Heavy buitohers 260 to 300 $3.75 Prime hvy butchers 300 to 350 $3.60 $3.20 $340 Big hvy sowa 400 to '500 $2.75-$3.00 CATTLE Carwers and Cutters .. 50c to $1.150! Fa,t Cows $1.50 to $2.60 Veal Calves $3.00 to $5.00 Fat Steers $4.00 o $5.00 Stock Steers $2.50 to $3.50 Yearlings $3.00 to $4.00 Bulls $1.50 o $2.25 GRAIN No. 2 yellow corn 36 No. 2 white corn 37 No. 3 white oaits 26 No. 2 mixed corn 35% EGGS. No. No. 16c 12o Cash cream .................... 24 POULTRY. Springs 5 IDS. and up ...... @..9o Springs under 5 Ibs ......... @..8c Stags large breed ....... . . . <a> . . 60 Hens 4% Ibs & up .......... @. . 90 liens,, under 4% IDS. ......<§>.. 7c Leghorn heng . , ..... ....... @ .. 60 Cooks ................. ..... @.. 4o Ducks over 4tt .............. 79 Dudks under ............... , 60 Geeee Turtwye Stags 49 , • -ft. j .rfl Howe

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