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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - April 3, 1929, Mason City, Iowa SIX MASON CITY GLOBEGAZETTE 3 29 f I r is a s a s t I PREVENTION flARK MADE BY FIRE DEPARTMENT A recorfl or li months without a ire in the business section of the ity has been established by Fire Chief Dan Shire and his crew of irefighters This was made known vhen Chief Shire submitted his re port for the month of March to P P Hopkins city manager Wed nesday Chief Shire credits this record to he regular inspections made in the business district which made it un necessary to lay and charge a line of hose on Federal avenue from Sixth street north to Sixth street routh from Feb 14 1928 to March 7 1929 and the cause of the last rire which occurred on March 27 svas incendiarism This record is un precedented in the recollection of members of the city fire depart ment The fire prevention report for the month follows Inspections made by fire men first class236 Inspections made by fire men second class 267 Inspections made by proba tionary men 2 Reinspections made by offi cers 382 Special inspections made by officers 1 Total inspections made by department during month 888 Inspections made by first battalion 457 Inspections made by second battalion 431 Total inspections 888 Court Decides Summer Schedule Training Continues Chief Shire teported that the CLARION April of trainingand school had been contnjs judicial district have decided tinued for one hour each day during i upon their summer schedule and the month up to March 15 at which have allotted two days to Wright time vacation was declared until the I county as follows Tuesday July regular summer trainingstarts on j g Judge G T Garfield of Ames May 1 Chief Shire also stated in his will preside Monday Aug 12 Judge report that the morale of the Sherwood A Clock of Hampton will partment is steadily improving and be upon the bench No trials will be held vacation or emergency orders only to be considered Iowa Had In Guilding Contracts During Past Month Iowa had in contracts for new building and engineering work during the past month ac cording to F W Dodge corporation The above figure shows a drop of 32 per cent from the January 1929 total and there was a 13 per cent loss from the February 1928 total The February construction record included the following items of in terest or 44 per cent of the total for public works and util ities or 16 per cent for commercial buildings and or 10 per cent for residential build ings During the first two months of this year there was worth of new construction work contract ed for in Iowa as compared with worth contracted for dur ing the first two months of last year the increase being 3 per cent Liverhiore Man Is Victim of Holdup HUMBOLDT April W White former citizen here who op erates a store at Livermore Huni boldt county was the victim of a holdup late Saturday night as he returned to his home after closing his place of business near midnight As he drove his car to the garage near his home two men robbed hihi of his bill book which contained At it was dark near his gar age it was impossible to get an ac curate description of the robbers Officers were called from here but have made no arrests LOCAL LEADERS AT HONOR COURT J C Underwood and Ralph Stanberry Attend Scout Meeting at Rockford J C Underwood scout executive and Ralph Stanbery attended the Boy Scout court of honor meeting of Ftoyd and Butler counties held at Rockford Tuesday evening The Rev C B Luce district court of honor committee chairman presided over the meeting and was assisted by Henry Lucas Nora Springs Harold Priem Nora Springs J M Miller Rockford Dr A F Bronson Nora Springs and Ralph Stanbery The aggregation from Greene and Marble Rock and towns south were unable to get to the court ol honor because of the condition of the roads Jlorc than 100 scouts and visitors attended the meeting which opened with a number by the Rockford high school orchestra in charge of J M Miller Sounded Assembly Assembly was sounded by Bugler George Dunkelberg followed by the parade of colors and candidates led by F E Trigg scoutmaster troop 2T ofRockford The entire audience sang one verse of America which was followed by the invocation by the Rev C E Luce G H Galvin Rockford wel comed the visitors and friends and introduced tho Rev Mr Luce who In turn Introduced the district court of honor members and explained the purpose of the court of honor All candidates for advancement were recommitted to the scout oath by Henry Lucas after which candi dates for second class and first class badges were awarded their honors from Harold Priem Scout Executive Underwood in troduced the scoutmasters present and also Robert Moody one of the two candidates representing the North Iowa council at the interna tional jamboree to be held in Eng land thfs summer J M Miller presented the second class merit badges Presented Budges Presentation of first class merit badges was handled by Dr A F Bronson after which Ralph Stan bery gave a brief explanation of the summer camp The closing ceremony which con sisted of the retreat of the colors the scoutmasters admonition and taps was handled by Theodore Kur kow Rockford The areawide court of honor which will be for all troops in this district will be held May 17 ac cording to W P Butler chairman of the area court of honor commit Y W SWIMMING CLASS THURSDAY EVE CANCELLED Miss Stephanie Schultz physi cal director at the Y W C A announces that there will be no evening classes in swimming Thursday after 6 oclock because of the spring membership ban quet tee It is believed that this will be the outstanding court of honor ever held in Iowa Troops all over the area are contemplating being in at tendance 100 per cent Belgium Needs Doctors for Colony in Africa GENEVA April 3 who want a chance to go to Africa might apply to the league of na tions The representative of Belgium which has a mandate over the for mer German colony of Ruanda Ur undi told the leagues mandate com mission that Belgium warmly wel comed foreign physicians there and granted them the same material treatment as citizens of Beligum The doctors thus recruited are en gaged for a perior of three years and receive a salary amounts to 53600 which often AT THE HOSPITALS Edward Engles Rockwell under went a major operation at the Mercy hospital Tuesday Mrs Marcus Tageson 421 South Taylor avenue submitted to a minor operation at the Mercy hospital Tuesday Miss Agnes Hiubes Miss Elsie Hiubes and John Hiubes all of Britt underwent minor operations at the Mercy hospital Tuesday Mr and Mrs Henry Sletten 204 Twentyfifth street southwest are the parents of a 9 pound girl born Monday at the Mercy hospital Dennis Green of Mason City un derwent a major operation at the Mercy hospital Tuesday Sara Aldahl of Lake Mills sub mitted to a minor operation at the Mercy hospital Wednesday McCarthy Johnson 420 Fifteenth street northwest underwent a major operation at the Mercy hospital Wednesday Mrs Arnold Anderson of Lake Mills who submitted to a major op eration at the Mercy hospital two SURFACE BURNS To relieve the soreness once and hasten the hetling quickly apply Resinol weeks ago returned to her home Wednesday Dr and Mrs Charles McHugh and son of Sioux City visited at tha Mercy hospital Wednesday The only fair and sensible tax is the kind that applies to the kind of property you havent StarCourier STOMACH UPSET Get at the real cause Thats what thousands of stomach sufferers are doing now Instead of taking tonics or trying to patch up a poor diges tion they are attacking the real cause of their liver and disordered bowels Dr Edwards Olive Tablets arouse the liver in a soothing healing way When the liver and bowels are per forming their natural functions away goes indigestion and stomach troubles Have you a bad taste coated tongue poor appetite a lazy dont cara feeling no ambition or energy trouble with undigested foods Take Olive Tablets the substitute for cal omel Dr Edwards Olive Tablets are a purely vegetable compound mixed with olive oil Know them by their olive color They do the work with out griping cramps or pain All Druggists Take one or two at bedtime for quick relief Eat what you like 15c 30c 60c TO END SKIN TORTURE US INVISIBLE ZEMO Surprising and gratifying is soothing cooling Zemo the remari able antiseptic liquid relieves ItcJ ing rash blemishes and other sK affections It clears the skin Genet ally it removes every trace of zema And because it is such effective antiseptic it prevents da druff Keep invisible odorless Zen always on hand Get a bottle todr All druggists 35c 60c CONSTIPATI01 RELIEVED QUICKLf Hu Purely I wilt move the bowe any pain i depressing after el facts Sick Headaches IndlgesUoiI Biliousness and Bad Comptexfol quicky relieved ChildrenandAdultJ can easily swallow Dr Carters ttny sugar coated pills They are frecj from calomel and poisonousdrogsL All Druggists 25c and 75c red phgsJ CARTERS Oh Yes We Have RAY SENEY do our WATCH EEPAIRINO that the new men are fast learning their work The operation report is as follows Special calls 4 Verbal calls 1 Police calls 1 Alarm over telephone 61 1 Alarm over telephone 135 14 False alarms 0 Total alarms received 21 Miles traveled at fires 317 Hours worked at fires 1243 Chemicals used Gal 75 Chemical hose used ft 9 1 inch hose used ft 100 2 inch hose used ft 1700 Booster hose used ft 150 Ladders used ft 175 Hydrant streams used 3 Engine streams used 2 I 6 Alarms receiv talion No 1 Alarms received by bat talion No 2 IS Off shift called to duty 0 A M Alarms 10 P M alarms 11 Total 21 Chiefs car resr 16 Truck Co No 1 r nded 1 Engine Co No 1 re sponded 17 Hose Co No 3 responded 18 Hose Co No 4 responded 1 Fire lass Exceeds Fire loss of buildings and contents for the month was of which was lost in the last fire The report of losses follows Value of buildings In volved by fire during month Value of contents involv ed by fire during month 3655000 Total value involved by fire during month 15150000 Insurance on buildings involved by fire during month 8980000 Insurance on contents involved by fire during month 2340000 Total value of insurance involved by fire 11320000 Loss on buildings in volved by fire during month Loss on contents involved by fire during month 638525 Total loss on buldings and contents by fire 704790 Insurance loss on bulid ings by fire during month Insurance loss on con tenta by flre during month 587525 Total insurance loss by fire during month 653790 Loss byfirst battalion 7465 i Loss by second battalion 697325 Department loss for f month 704790 Among the things that cause fire when united are outingpajamas and the habit of smoking in wanee StarCourier Are You Hitting On AH Six Are They AH Folks the human body is Just like a good careverythingmustbe in good working order if you expect to get the best performance out of either You cant expect to feel loos if your liver is out of order your stomach upset nerves jumpy or bowels tied up You must build up your 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