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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - January 25, 1929, Mason City, Iowa TWO MASON CITY GLOBEGAZETTE FRIDAY JAN 25 1929 I Snowstorms Could Tie Up Traffic and Cause Coal Shortage Best Protection for Continued Cold Weather Is to Have Fuel in Bin More Zero Weather Certain to Send Prices Up r f The present snowstorm brings to mind the possibility of a coal shortage due to the tying up of railroad traffic and the increased consump tion Consequently it is a good policy to get your supply for the remainder of the winter into your cellar at once The cold weather this month has caused an unprecedented demand for fuel and altho there is a large supply a tieup in transportation may bring about a shortage and a large increase in price xv vy And whether there is a tieup or not contin ued cold weather is certain to bring an increase in the price of coal The cold weather during January has cut big holes in the supply of local dealers and a concerted demand at the mines is certain to add to the price That is one of the in escapable laws of business WE CARRY KENTUCKY BEST KENTUCKY GEM KENTUCKY ANN POCAHONTAS SEMI ANTHRACITE VIRGINIA SPLINT INDIANA FURNACE ILLINOIS HARRISBURG And Solicit Your Patronage KEHM GOAL FEED CO j PHONE F A Kelmi Formerly the Cerro Gordo Fanners Co WEST STATE STREET MAGNOLIA Straight Creek Eastern Kentucky An almost ashless fuel Ignites easily Intensely hot Holds fire fortyeight hours ALLISON COAL FUEL CO 816 South Penn Ave Phone 431 BLIZZARDS t slow up coal delivery just as effectively as they speed up the demand for coal Dont wait until the last of your coal supply is gone Phone your order now Well ap preciate it and can give you much better service than during the days when blizzards are raging Right now we have plenty of fuel on hand ready for immediate delivery Lift the Receiver and Tell the Phone No 1176 CONSOLIDATED COAL CO cffeaf area Winters treat High Testing Coals 111115 7th S E Cerro Gordo Farmers Co Has the Best of COAL PETROLEUM COKE SEMIANTHRACITE FRANKLIN COUNTY GLENDORA POCAHONTAS EAST KENTUCKY COAL HARD COAL FARMERS SPECIAL Remember we also carry a full line of Flour and Feeds We give Service with a capital S If you need coal in a hurry call on us Prices are right and our merchandise is always guar anteed to be the best the market affords Phone 270271 Somei To Crow About GREAT HEART THE HIGH HEAT LOW ASH COAL TopsEm AU Less Heat and iff has that lasting quality Your complete satisfaction with every ton of coal we deliver is the one thing in which we are most interested The coals we handle have been carefully selected from tho best mines In their respective districts When you want COAL get in touch Fireside Fuel Co init So Federal Ave PHONE BEFORE ITS TOO LATE Dependable Source of Fuel Supply BLACK DIAMOND COAL i More Longer HEATO COAL CLEAN AND SOOTLESS Hoppers Coke and Petroleum TOR THOSE WHO CARE WC Roy Gitt Manager We Solicit Your Patronage WHOLESALE AND RETAIL BLOCK CO FUEL MERCHANTS FOR FORTY YEARS 501 3rd N E Phones 563564 With these facts in mind cbal consumers will realize how much better and secure one feels when there is a ton or two or even more coal in the basement instead of a few shovels full One gets that instinctive feeling that no matter what the pranks of the weather man may be the house will be warm and the family protected DIXIE GEM AWAYDOWN SOUTH IN DIXIE THE NATIONAL FAVORITE TRADE MARK REG US PAT OFF The Ideal DIXIE GEMfor many years the leader of Higli Quality Coals ignites almost as quickly as wood makes a hot fire in the quickest possible time DIXIE GEM makes a lasting fire because it is ALIJ COAL and it is exceptionally low in ash WILL YOU let usproyethe of Dixie Gem by giving us your next order PHONE 490 V Independent Grain Fuel Co C H Hamlin 410 South Federal M A Munsinger Your household necessities are bought by brand but when you buy coal do you order a ton or have you decided on a brand of Good Quality coal For economys sake dont think too much about the price of a ton of coal Think more about what that ton will do for you BUY Guaranteed Coal Crystal Pocahontas Kentucky Jellico SemiAnthracite Petroleum Coke Premium Illinois Green River Indiana Briquets Crystal Lake Ice Fuel Co 11 First St S W Phones 213214
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