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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - April 23, 1948, Mason City, Iowa Belmond Youth Sign With USA 4 Join Air Forces Other Regular Army According to announcement by apt E H Martin commanding officer of the local U S army and LS air force recruiting main sta tion 4 young men from Belmond were enlisted in the air force and one m the regular army on April 13 1948 They are Russell H Been ken 20 son of Mr and Mrs Don ald Beenken Eldon L Boyd 17 brother of Mrs Mabel H Obrechl Randall R V Jenison 18 son of Mr and Mrs Vere E Jenison Eugene L Nelson 20 son of Mr and Mrs Oscar Nelson and Ketx neth J Hood 17 son of Mr and Mrs Alphonsus J Hood All 4 stated they were enlisting to take advantage of the many opportunities the service offers They were given their physical examinations at the recruiting station at 115 1st street S E Ma son City Four of the young men selected the air force as their branch of service and left the same day for the air training commands indoc trination center at San Antonio Texas The 5th Kenneth J Hood se lected the airborne division of the regular army and left for Fort Knox Ky where he will receive 3 months training upon the com pletion of which he will be trans ferred to the 82nd airborne divi sion located at iort Bragg N Car Hood staled that he was selecting the airborne division for the a month extra pay received by the armys paratroops Upon completion of the air force indoctrination trainingthe young men who selected the air force as their branch of service will be given leave to visit their families and then will be trans ferred to an iiir force training school for specialized training of their selection or will he sent to an air force base receive oiithe job training Capt Martin added that the re strictions placed on enlistments in the air force several weeks ago have been relaxed somewhat and that the air force is again accept ing for enlistments unmarried men between the ages of 17 and 3i Wild CitH LUC jjgiti Decorah Airman in Opening Exhibition of Flying Tigers Bill Fischer ex pects to go to Colorado Springs late this month to appear in the opening exhibition of the Flying Tigers of which he has been a member during the past 2 seasons Several weeks ago when he had made a successful forced landing and was coasting to a stop in the highway a cross wing carried his Rose Parakeet plane onto a ditch Resultant damages have been re paired and he is ready for the ap proaching season WILL PUESENT PLAY Lakota senior class will present its play Act Your Age Friday Refreshing SALAM NOTIONS STREET FLOOR and physical requirements Garner Shop Given Order for 2000 Heavy Duty Wagons Gamer The Stockwell ma chine shop of Garner recently re ceived an order for 2000 heavy duty wagons from a firm in Fargo N Dak The local plant owned by Fred Stockwell has been engaged in the manufacture of trailers and larm Vvagons rfl this is the largest uiuer received by the firm ANTICIPATE THOSE APRIL SHOWERS in a RAINCOAT FROM DAMONS The wagons are to be manufac tured and delivered by Sept 1 Mr Stockwell plans to erect an addition to his plant to take care of the increased business Plan Fun Night Hancock county annual 4H fun night will be held in the Garner high school gym nasium Saturday evening May 1 according to announcement by Hancock county extension direc tor Paul Henderson MANY NEVER SUSPECT GAiiSE OF BACKACHES This Old Treatment Often Brings Happy Relief When disorder of kidney function permits poisonous mutter to rcmnin in your Wood it may cause nagRins backache rheumatic pains legpains loss of pep and cnergry get ting up niKhts fiwcllini pulfmess under the eyes headaches and dizziness Frequent or scanty passapcs With smarting and burning sometimes shows there is something wrong with your kidneys or bladder Dont wait I Ask your druggisb for Doana Pills n stimulant diuretic used successfully by millions for over GO years Doana jrivc happy relief and will help the 15 miles of kidney tubes flush out poisonous waste from your blood Get Doans Pills TWO STYLES Plain colors with belt all in smoke colors Blue Melon Green Yellow in sixes small medium and large Be prepared when the first shower comes with one of these 298 Detachable hood belt worn in or outside of coat Smoke colors in mist blue melon green yellow Sixes Small Medium and rrrs A Must PCO for vou 398 NEW DIFFERENT SCHILLING ELECTRIC TRAIN SAFE AND SIMPLE ENOUGH FOR THE YOUNGEST CHILD No Plug in No Transformer No Shock Operates many hours on four standard flashlight batteries It starts atops and reverses couples auto matically Fun the year round indoors or out doors at home or summer cot tage porch or yard Come in today and see this new Schilling electric train Your youngster will want one we know when he sees it COMPLETE WITH 12 TRACKS AND BATTERY CASE 1295 TOYS DAMONS DOWNSTAIRS STORK CKjClobeGazeUe Muon City Ii April 22 1948 TIMELY HOME SUGGESTIONS THE STORE YOUR CONFIDENCE HAS QUILT QUILTED CHINTZ GARMENT BAGS 54 INCH 8 GARMENT BAG GARMENT BAG HOLDS 16 GARMENTS MATCHING 12 POCKET SHOE BAG LAUNDRY BAG QUILTED BOXES FOR CLOSET SHELVES HOSIERY BOXES and HANDKERCHIEF BOXES 650 695 325 195 125 PADDED H A N G E R S IN PASTEL AND FLORAL CREPE t 1 CT n PAIR iUUIOU HAT BOXES WITH HANDLES 159 NOTIONS DAMONS STREET FLOOR ARMSTRONGS Floor Coverings 9 x 12 QUAKER RUGS 1095 6 FT and 9 FT QUAKER O DC FLOOR COVERING SQ YD O7 12 FT QUAKER 1 Pi Pi FLOOR COVERING SQ YD I UU LIGHT GAUGE INLAID LINOLEUM 1 MARBELIZED SQ YD I 7 STANDARD GAUGE INLAID LINOLEUM MARBELIZED o A O EMBOSSEDSQ YD LA7 LINOLEUM DAMONS DOWNSTAIRS STORE mmmmmsi 3750 STEARNS FOSTER NNERSPRING MATTRESSES These fine quality mattresses come in twin or double size You will find a choice of many cov erings Here is a value you cant afford to pass up Shop Damons Downstairs Store and look this fine value over You will want one we know When made by Stearns Foster they have to be good Hurry in to dav MATTRESSES DAMONS DOWNSTAIRS STORE KLEARVU KITCHEN ACCESSORIES IN EXCITING NEW PLAID DESIGNS 54 x 54 TABLE CLOTH COVERS 179 APRONS WITH BIB 149 COTTAGE CURTAINS PAIR 349 APRONS 119 54 x 72 TABLE CLOTH COVERS249 BOWL COVERS 9pc SET98c MIXER COVERS 98c TOASTER COVERS S9c REFRIGERATOR BAGS 98c IIOUSEWAHES DAMONS DOWNSTAIRS STORK OUSECLEANING HELPS ARMSTRONGS LINOGLASS WAX PINT 79c QT 119 GAL 349 ARMSTRONGS LIQUID CLEANER PINT 59c QUART 79c BUGABOO INSECT SPRAY PINT 59c QUART 89c KM MAGIC MIST AEROSOL INSECTICIDE 249 Value 200 KOTOFOM RUG CLEANER 6 OZ 50c PINT 100 QUART 175 PESTROY INSECT KILLERPINT 69c QUART 119 CLOTHES LINE REELS 295 VAtUE 149 BE SURE TO SEE THESE ON YOUR NEXT SHOPPING TRIP t SPRING CLIP CLOTHES PINS20c DOZ 3 DOZ 55c STEEL WOOL 1 Oc VALUE 5c 14 x 24 COCO DOOR MATS 150 VALUE 100 PLASTIC WALL PROTECTORS 2 SHEETS 79c PINLESS CURTAIN STRETCHERS 119 CLOTHES HAMPERS 795 VALUE500 OAK FOLDING LAWN AND PORCH CHAIRS 349 IRONING BOARDS495 595 695 IKUJSrWARKS DAMONS DOWNSTAIRS STORK p I II 5 ;