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   Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - December 3, 1928, Mason City, Iowa                                TWO MASON CITY GLOBEGAZETTE MONDAY DEC 3 1928 NELLIE BRIGGS FINEDIN COURT Arrested Nov 10 With Gal Ion of Alcohol in Her Possession Nellie Brlggs Plealed guilty to illegal possession of liquor and was fined JlOO and costs by Judge Lowell Forbes in court Monday morning She arrested Nov when officers raided her place at Fourth street southwest and found a gallon oc alcohol The case had been con tinued several times before tlie trial option of spending 5 days In jail tot Intoxication Don J Burns and Homer Husri were fined arid costs and Melvin Muth and John Burks forfeited bonds for speeding Dr Shaklee Made Head of Chiropractic Society Dr F C Shaklee ol Mason City was chosen vice president of the new ly organized Iowa United Chiroprac tors society at Cedar Kapirts Monday Dr H B Hayden of Cedar Kaplds elected president The society Is holding Us first convention CITY BRIEFS GIFT SUGGESTIONS Specials for Tuesday Only Mason City Couple Married 60 Years Ago in Bellevue Monday was the sixtieth wedding anniversary of Mr and Mrs S L Watts 812 North Adams avenue and because of the death of a daughter Thomas Taplln less than a month ago the day was spent quietly at home with a few of the friends of the ttmlly calling Mr and Mrs Watts were married in Bellevue at the home of Mrs Watts who was then Miss Abbte Brothers Ifr Watts was born Jan 2S 1845 at Twelve Mile creek Ontario Canada then known as Canada west The same year his family moved by boat to Chicagoand thare purchased a team of oxen with which it migrated lo Iowa The family settled on a farm near Miles Mrs Watts is at French descent and was born In Lock Mr and Mrs Arthur l Norris 507 Nineteenth street southeast spent Thanksgiving near Bethany vis iting at the home of Mrs ICorrls la ther W J Mr and Mrs R B Curtis 817 North Harrison avenue arc parents of a baby boy born Sunday morning at the Park hospital The Rev and Mrs Gorge K le vies 818 North Washington avenut are the parents ofa baby gM horn Sunday morning at the Park hospital Maynard Botterfield Belmond and Miss Violet Stuhr Waterloo were married Thursday by Justice of Peace Stanley HayneMn his office on South Federal avenue Mr and Mrs C W Roland Port land arrived Saturday at the home of Holland H Bruner where they will visit for a while Mrs W J Lau Former Northwood Woman Dies NORTHWOOD Dec uIth her family to Iowa when nine years of The newly wedded lair went to housekeeping on a farm near Miles und later moved to Subula and In 1902 moved totheir present residence in Mason City Two children were born John A Watts now of Lisbon N and Mrs Taplin who was Iuel la Hannah John Watta is the Law rence Watts also of Lisbon and Is grandfather of Marian and Watts A grandchild the aged pair is Mrs Roy Teaser of Minneapolis and her children are Jack and Kosann Miss Gwendoln Watts of St Lonis Is also a granddaughter Children of Mrs Taplin are Mrs Ken neth Laughlin Miss Marjorie Taplin nnd Onin Watts Bryant Children of Mr and great grandchildren o the celebrants are George Orrln also of this city Judge Sentences Drunks to Jail or Fines Them charges against 10 and spectiHiJ uViarses against four weve Vin police court Monday TAo ing Arltj Stcvers Eli Perez Clifford Tuthill A L Read and William Faikers forfeited bonds when they failed to appear Albert Gorman was dismissed for lack ot cvldenoe ami Floyd Gibson was dismissed bi cause of his youth Frank Cole who had been arrested several times be fora and has usually been granted clemency because of his family waa sentenced to 3D days in the county jail W O Staley and Clate Eecse were fined tlS and costs with the port N April came aervices were conducted by the Bev A M Whltby at Baptist church Sunday at 2 p lor Mra TV J Lau 61 who died Friday at the home of her daughter Mrs H E Brown St Anssar Mrs Lau had been a resi dent ot Northwood for years but had been with her daughter the last few months during which time she suf fered from cancer and other complica tions Her husband two eons and two daughters survive her all of whom were present at the services ex cept her daughter Mabel who 1s 111 with appendicitis In a hospital at Charles i Drunkenness i Is a Disease Liquor Draf UMT b fitted lUdur Than j perMna mlnnderatand tha real reaton for alcoholic addiction They my It due to laclc of will poirer on the pirt of the drink Tlctlm Or to downright deprarltr BXit they are wrong Alcoholbm U u Bach a ai mar otaar human lUnew It ha i to be treated ai tuch Today with the aid of trained medical expert aad the World Fanurai Treatment total freedon from llquoc and aroi cnvino are obtained Noirlwra could a vier of llqvor or Ann obtain aurer freedoB frem hU than la Here ha la ablt In ftw men and woman in all walki of life to da hit record of datea back over ft period uk of more than fifty yeara S If yon a friend or nkrln aflBrted with uw of drink or I JCeeler ImUtnti today for full partlculan All correipondenee strictly Nalaon Keeley Institute 1 WHERE IT PAYS TO ECONOMIZE These Prices for Tuesday and Wednesday Market Days 4 pound sacks Per 4 pound sack DIIUDIf 111 Vsn eamaLflrge No2Ji z r UMl IVII1 25c 3 tins for Butter i round buTh GOOJI par round or Chocolate Snaps Large Jumbo i n llfC COCOMALT QUAKER OATS MARSHMALLOWS COCOA Hersheys pound tins Special Limited Yt pound tins for UC 36c WESSON OIL Excellent Salad Oil Fine for shortening and frying fat All in a handy can Pints Van Camps 3 tins for AH kinds KIDNEY BEANS Mortons plain or iodized perPackage Cliock full of fresli crunehy peanuts Lb POLGERS Ten of the break m wjwjivo t n IOC IT lDC rast able MACARONI atmor Brand 1 packages for SCOTTISSUE 25c BEAN HOLE 4 ft Van Camps Larce size Bottles Made from Ripe Tomatoes Bottle BKANS Van Camps With A f that North Woods flavor tins for With only a few more shopping days before the big us assist you with selections from our big stock of Christmas These spec ials are for Tuesday only one day of valuegiving Out of town customers mail orders will be filled up until Thursday No goods sent out on approval A small deposit will reserve any article until Christmas Lamp Special Extraordinary opportunity to buy your Christmas lamps from a selection of BO Junior Bridge and table lamps values as high as Choice Tuesday CASSEROLE TEA KETTLE PERCOLATOR three useful articles for the home Tea kettle Per colator and Casserole all hree pieces priced special for Cogswell Chairs Solid mahogany hand carved Levin Construction Cogswell chair special mo hair frieze back and scat all mohair trim down cushion a valuo now selling on Tuesday special Large carved Irame Cogswell 4 color Jacnuards all web nachman spring construction CQyl C value for I D Group of cogswell chairs in baker cut and 4 color Jacauard velours selling Cor TRICYCLE IS Inch wheel sturdily built Very WAGON niler Wolf special wagon 15x36 body 10 Inch wheels 1 inch tires PEDAL CAR Seat 10 inches from Door Red with Ivory Rubber pednls DOLL CARRIAGES A Lloyil Doll Carrlape In green anil copper colors Ilandlo 30 inches from flour Tuesday special LJoyd Doll Carriage In dark blue and Ivnry colors Handle 26 inches from floor Tuesday Special I Tuesday Specials Drapery Department RAYON TAFFETA PILLOWS Oblong with ruffles oblong half round and 69 heart shapes lace and flower trimmed ea O Rayon Bed Spreads Full size 90x108 In Some modern art de algns Rose green orchid gold nnd tan Limited stock each Drapery Sets In Wood Set consists of 3 ft Valance board 1 pair of brackets and 1 pair of holdbacks Jade or Gold fin Ish Tuesday only Modern Art Mirror Cords Can also be used on largo pictures Iliese cords make your mirror or picture much more effcc tive An Weal gift pair Pull UP Chairs Pull up chair mohair seats fancy cov 6CB4 for celling at Kitchen Ctock Electric Iron In assorted green white pink and yellow An 8day clock 6Ib Hot Point A real TuesiJar Talue In Electric Irons Tins iron complete with cord 23 inch Step Ladder and Stool Perfection Oil Heater Just the thing to have on a cold morning 98c A liandy thine to have around the home Built for service and 6 cup cap 42Pc SET OF DISHES Cedar Chests High grade porcelain ivory finish and decorated This set consists of 6dinher plates 6pie plates Goatmeals 6fruJt dishes 6cupa 6saucers 1covered suffar 1cream er 1vegctable 1butter 1platter Special at Genuine Tennessee cedar lined walnut exterior value selling on Tuesdays special Genuine Tennessee Cedar Chests value now lar Chests DOUBLE BOILER In grcon ivory red and blue The very latest Special for Tuesday Smoker Mahogany finish cabinet smoker fine value ut Foot Stools 1 group spring constructed foot stools 15 in high 18 in top cov ered In many patterns ot tapes tny and Jacquarda QP 1 set foot 11 in high li in In width all colors In tnpci trlea and Jacquard Vrelours Tuesday Specials Rug Department WILTON CARPET SAMPLES Hlzo 18x27 with finished ffom many colors In plain or figured 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