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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - August 1, 1929, Mason City, Iowa df I UGUST 1 1929 Utemt A Syndicate Newspaper issued Every Week Day Afternoon by the MASON CITY GLOBEGAZETTE COMPANY 121123 East Stale St Telephone Nos 27 28 and 29 WILL F MUSEEditor W EARL HALLManaging Editor LEE P LOOMISBusiness Manager MEMBER OF THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The Associated Press is exclusively entitled to the use for publication of all news dispatches credited to It or not otherwise credited Jn this paper and also all local news published herein EASTMAN CARRIES ON AT 75 EASTMAN kodak maker who has given away put in a regular days work on its seventyfifth birthday Perhaps the main reason he was able to give away and wanted to do it is that he is the kind of man who wants to do a days work on bis seventyfifth birthday Somehow one is forced to the conclusionthat there must be some connection between hard work and great riches SUBSCRIPTION RATES Daily per year Dally per week 15 Outside of Mason City and Clear Lake Dally per year by Dally per week by Daily per year by mail 8 months 3 months 1 month50 Outside 100 mlla zone daily per year600 6 months months Entered at the Postofflee at Mason City Iowa as Second Class Matter Get tho habit of asking questions Addressyour letter to the GlobeGazette Information Bureau Frederic J Haskln Director AVsshlngton U C iOne ungrateful man does an injury to all who In NEWSPAPER BEST MEDIUM VTEWSPAPER advertising gets ths credit from manu facturers of one of the most prominent makes of radios for the phenomenal sales record of that ma chine In speaking to those in attendance at theradio manufacturers convention in Chicago recently the vicepresident of this concern said In placing our radio on the market we utilized every recognized form of advertising and today we are convinced that we owe to newspapers the tre mendous success with which our product has met 1 Not only have newspapers occupied a position of economic necessity in carrying the constantly changing message of good radio to millions of readers but their use as an advertising medium by our company has so materially aided in establish ing a constantly increasing demand for our prod uct as to enable us and others to make better radio receiving sets at prices which three years ago would have been scorned by the industry AH of the other formsof advertising which we used were predicated upon newspaper cam paigns It was absolutely necessary that the daily press be utilized in order to make effective such other sales media which we used We estimate that fully 75 per cent of the mil lion users of our radio sets today were first reached and sold on the merits of our product thru the extended newspaper campaigns which we have used and which we shall continue to use Continuing this gentleman gave to the convention his firms reasons for considering newspaper advertis ing the most effective type possible to use They are advertising reaches effectively and at tho lowest net cost the greatest number ot people who can purchase our product with their great influence not only cover our markets geographically city and country but also reach every class of buyer from those possessing the lowest to those having the greatest buying power experience has proved conclusively that newspapers aro moro responsible for the sale of value merchandise than all other types of media which are used to supplement newspaper cam paigns are semipublic utilities They v 4n cloM to their communities and their columns ire manufacturers with products Hevery family should know and own advertising is constant Be Cause of the regularity with which it reaches a given number of people every day its value in sales promotion can be checked definitely and dealer cooperation in relation to advertising like wise can be set down in dollars and cents There is the testimony voluntarily given setting forth why these manufacturers who have ho interest in the newspaper other than as a medium to sell their product consider it the most effective means of ad vertising that can be used out of several available forms The preference is based purely on results care fuily computed and as such stands as an honest opinion backed by experience HOW LEADERS ARE MADE T EADERS are fashioned in part out of rare human stuff and in part out of the needs of their time Their capacities are unfolded and enriched by the stress of circumstances and because some stream of greatness enters into them their powers are multiplied for the strengthening and guidance of others Leaders are in this fashion born rather than of necessity and opportunity v A man is more than a head and hands The spirit that animates him a complex of the things he knows reaches outbeyond him and recreates itselfin others For there arespheres of warmth and light around every human soul which may go forth by mysterious communication to move and sway and motivate the affairs and actions of others In small matters we apeak of these as affection and personality In larger environments they become the attributes of leader ship Follow then your leader Their strength is not alone their own they are In part the servants of your won and purposes They are channels that focus some mighty current of change or progress and npply it to the pressing need They are born of their hour and for their hour Q How many copies of Sonny Boy have been sold C Y A About 1250000 copies Q Who was the first winner of thD Wright brothers medal A S A LieutCorn Clinton H Havill chief of the pro peller section of the navy bureau of aeronautics was given the award for the best paper of the year 1928 on aerodynamics Q Will you please obtain the address of Sir Joseph Duveen dealer Mrs M J A It is 4 Grafton street W 1 London England Q What is the longest train yet pulled W H A What is thot to be the longest train ever pulled by one locomotive was on the Virginia railroad It had 201 cars and was 8482 feet long or more than one and a half miles long Q Are people affected with giantism normal mentally E McC A Persons affected with giantism may or may not be of normal mentality Q Is tliero any country In which there Is a penalty incurred for fulling to vote nt an election J T S A In Belgium and Switzerlandand some other European countries punishments are inflicted on non voters In Belgium for the first offense the culprit is at once called before a justice who reprimands or fines him The second offense is more severely punished and thename of the refractory citizen is published by the magistrate and posted on the gates of the town hall The man who without excuse has absented himself from voting four times in 10 years is considered un worthy of citizenship and his name is stricken from the poll list For 10 years he is debarred from holding any public office Q What lire the habits of jskals D D A Jackals are any of several wild dogs in the Old World especially Canis Aureus of southeastern Europe southern Asia and northern Africa They are smaller usually more yellowish and much more cowardly than wolves and hunt in packs at night Jackals feed on carrion and small animals including poultry They THE OLD HOME TOWN By Stanley HUHTHEY RE FORA COUPLE HOURS M TELL VOU THATS me WAY WTH A CANT MY FIRST EKSHT HOURS BEFORE AND THEY BoTH u Gio HOME AND BED LOCALSPORTS WERE WE1L KNOWN FOR THE ENDURANCE RECORD OF BOTH CONTESTANTS THREW THE SPONGE AND Working Conditions Bad in Dixies Cotton Mills Stewart Counts This Important Factor in Gastonia j Case Long Hours and Low Pay Editors Note This Is the fourth of a series of articles written from tho scene of action In the Gastonia textile murder trial By CHAULES P STEWART N Car Aug Working conditions in the souths cotton textile wills vary so widely that it is hard to generalize concerning them However they are all alike in two respects They pay low wages and the working hours are long Eleven hours Is quite an ordinary day Eleven hours manifestly is ridicu eight the rule in other six being talked hout It does seem so BOBROADWAY By JOSEPH VAN RAALTE 1 N YORK Aug doorbell of on eminent divine in the farthest Bronnix tinkled chastly the can be tamed and by some are believed to be the pro othe evemnfr ana a rougri looking customer inquired of domestic dogs Q In what month do Georgia peach trees bloom R S A From the latter part of February to the latter part of March depending on season Diet and Health By Lulu Hunt Peters M D Address inquiries to Dr Peters care GlobeGazette and enclose stamped selfaddressed envelope Sign your name as evidence of good faith Send 10 cents in coin you wish Reducing and Gaining Pamphlet OF PRACTICED PHYSIOLQGY frominy title that Fam going to try to make you a laboratory expert by corre spondence That is impossible But there are some things that I believe you should know about the nor mal and the abnormal urines In fact I know you should from the numerous letters showing that you are worried over your kidney excretion needlessly others which show you are not worrying enough to send you to a physician Hence I have decided to give you this little physiology les Peters Adventures A Doily Bedtime Story By MRS FLORENCE SMITH VINCENT telephone His truck standing in front of the par sonage had developed engine trouble Twenty minutes later when af fairs had been adjusted the visitor j reached Into his pocket How much do I owe you he inquired You owe me nothing replied f the Man of God Wait a minute cried the vis AWAY GREENEYED MONSTER NO SIREE Peter could scarcely believe his own ears A songin his praise Hefelt hed done nothing a at least nothing that anyone else might no have deserve it But he was given no chanc to say so Hail hail hail buzzed the bees when they ha come to the end of their song of welcome and the didnt come to the end until they hod sung the sam verae over and over and over Finally as the last note died into silence the tin trumpet sounded again As if by magic the bees sep o annuls viivu trumpet sounoea AS IE ay miigii vue uucu itor rushing out to his truck In arated and massed themselves in two groups on eith admits the Uthern cotton mill superintendent mt the textile workerss nose is ot kept nearly as close to the grind one as in most industries take 15 or 20 ilnutcs off nearly any the premises entirely or a soft down actual ork by 25 per cent maybe has L thing in this argument I used to think that the interval etween toots of the whistle was al lat there was no ssential difference between an j job and a hard ength was all that mattered This is a any vay Countries where folk take life eisurely and pleasantly are coun ries of long unhurried business lours There is not much to choose letween workingand loafing ac ording to their system f SUPPOSE this was true of the cotton textile it is rapidly getting to be true no longer Speedup methods have come in The day is as long as the work about twice as hard Obviously the employer who hires a hand to do in eleven hours in a extile plant the equivalent of eight lours work in a flivver factory and hen compels him to keep up the ilivver factorys rate of speed for ha full eleven hours is breaking lis part of the bargain The hireling at least ought to have more pay Even at that he may not be able to stand it BY general recognition this Is what has happened or is happening In the southern textile Industry The bosses continue to pile on more work and still more faster and Increasing the same old pay for the same old number of hours daily or nightly Moss meth stretch out system aa they call it In ths cotton these are the order of the day and the textile magnates have fallen for it But unlike some other Industries they have neglected to extend any of the new systems such as they may the work nERHAPS they would have done i so but the textile industry Is sick industry It overproduces and has conse quent difficulty in making money In an effort to overcome this handicap it tries to get constantly more out of its for lesn pay for their pay is about at a bed rock minimum now but for no more And it simply adds to overproduction and makea the situation worse WHY not cut production down To cut down sufficiently answers Editor James W Atkins of the Gazette of Gastonia where ths industry has its center would throw thousands upon thousands of men women and children out of employ families of them It would be a calamity So the stretch out goes the limit OTHER EDITORS CONTROVERSY POOR STUFF Murshalltown TimesRepublican Speaking to the meeting of county officers at Fort Dodge one Mr Madigan of Waterloo made some very loose mouthed charges when he accused the legislators of wild lock with us is just as objection blc as a pickpocket who hails from ava His protest that he is our eighbor can hardly be expected to modify our disinclination to part vith our wallet moment he returned thrust a Me of a ong e P han1 e Package contained two toot that ran down the center of the n Peter saw the Queen drinking at tho states Assem tta The package contained two tool Surrounded by her courtiers Her ilajcsty was latt V iV i Vi it f i oing in an undertone1 to thetrumpeter wliojust at that r son Definition Urine is the excre tion of the kidneys It is 95 per cent water and 5 per cent dissolved The water is the composed of that which is taken in as food and drink waste waste solids water VAN RAALTE but you know somehow I just couldnt get myself to notify the police TTUGE signs draping the front of a Times Square n theater announce a performance for Men Only lion of foods Normally onehalf of the solids DR LDLTJ HUNT the urine is urea the final waste ARE YOU SURE OF IT IRVIN IRVTN S COBB a former American humorist has begun his new job He Is chairman of the authors and artists committee of the association against the prohibition amendment In his first broadside he said We now know that millions of otherwise or derly citizens are engaged in constant violation of the letter and spirit of the Volstead act Corrup tion bribery graft hypocrisy perjury beer wars machine gun battles debauchery of minors and a growing contempt for law are outstanding by products of this general evasionof statutory regu lations Mr Cobb is an extremely wise man by his own admission But one wonders if in his attacks on the Volstead act and the eighteenth amendment he hasni charged against these documents some crimes thai we properly chargeable to liquor itself If liquor isnt actually the cause of corruption bribery graft hypocrisy perjury and the othe things mentioned by Mr Cobb he will at least be hon eat enough to admit that liquor never wag their antt dote This season baa demonstrated that the averag Iowa fan doesnt much care who beats the Giants an the Yanks Sex View of Everything Facts Explained by tional Birth Control Film The pictures that accompany the signs in the lobby arent very hot but The Boys who swarm the front of the theater are not a discerning crew They naturally figure that the showman wouldnt display any of hia real stuff on the sidewalk With imagination hitting on all six and off on riotous themes they mosey up to the boxoffice and squander fifty cents or a dollar A short time later they emerge in varying stages and that which is formed in the of diggust and chagrin They havent wallowed in any tissues from the complete oxidamore sex than is on display in the offices of an osteo Well old sport why dont you say something Dawdler demanded Didnt I tell you that youd be welcome in the banquet hall What do you think about it now I must say at first I was ratlier sur prised for of course I thot It was I for whom the Jueen waited And I found it was you after all I do think Her Majesty might have sent me word about all PETERS product of fully threequarters of the protein taken as food and of he protein waste of the tissue cells The other half onsists of other organic substances and inorganic alts The larger part of the inorganic salts is sodium hloride common table salt and the amount naturally epends upon how much is taken in the food Usually he average amount excreted is two or three teaspoon uls dally Excess salt eating can injure the kidneys General Appearcncc The normal urine should be lear when voided After standing n short time some alterations occur especially if concentrated There is path Some of The Boys are not as strong minded as they ought to be and this is no weather to walk around with a sprained imagination FOR the benefit of the Pristine Sap whose brain turns to hot mud every time he encounters a tin cup parasite Nine beggars arrested on the New York streets last year were found to possess cash and securities total ing M ORE Statistics Since January first there have been on Broadway 11 pICMires showing life behind the scenes in musical shows or night clubs and 11 more tives by a purported letter wherein he is asserted to have said that th county officers didnt attend th meetings of their association anc others were too drunk to get an Dawdler had not spoken all the time all this was benefit when they did attend them taking fact he had not noticed Peter at all Poor stuff poor stuff all around after calling the boys attention to the Bees slngsongj tiieso exparte assertions of loose buzz of welcome The boy feared Dawdler was very even of vice pro and cross indeed so he turned to Whizz to oak that fellow can Mcre and billings what it was all about when Dawdler found his tongue For county officers are decent men of decent habits and legislators equally decent men perhaps with exceptions which are supposed to prove the Bandying such charges back and forth is simply poor stuff The speaker at the county offi tjjiijjv v u JaUliUKcl iiL Liic um this todo However she didnt and thats that I dont I oers was peeved because stand In so well with her as I thot maybe But lets forget me and talk about you I am a bit conceited fear but after all handsome and gay and popular as I always have been on other days except can I help it But really Im not so bad as Ive painted my own picture Dawdler his gayfree self again patted Peters arm Away with jealousy the greeneyed monster If the Queen has forgotten me I am glad she has the assembly refused to pass legis lation which would provide payment of expenses of county officers at conventions and schools of instruc tion whatever they may be More peeved of course because the same assembly proceeded to cop that 5500 expense account for itself It will not occur to the average remembered you If theres no reward of honor taxpayer that county of a flocculent deposit near the bottom composed of the I concerned with crooks and gang wars Murder trials normal mucus and cellular elements from the mucous membrance This is more marked In the urine of vomen If the urine becomes chilled after standing here may be deposited some orange pink or white salts which are normal constituents They con be easily dissolved by reheating In the concen trated urines there may be some uric acid crystals These are reddish or yellowish in color they will not dissolve by A small amount of these may also be normal They are protein waste as in the urea Urines become cloudy on standing especially in warm weather from the rapid multiplication of the mcteria which get in them both during the passage from the bjadder and afterwards and from the de posit of salts Normal Amount The secretion of an average of quarts or so of water in a day 24 hours shows that the kidneys are functioning adequately A good water output of the Jddney is the best first Evidence of its functional capacity Tice Oligurin A lessened secretion of urine Is known as oligiirJa This may be normal for a short period of ime as when the skin lungs and intestines which also aid In getting rid of the waste water are more than usually active as they are in active exercise sweating times in summer hot baths or diarrhea When too little liquids are taken there Is also a lessened amount A lessened secretion makes the urine more concentrated and more irritating and may cause an in flammation of the whole urinary system kidneys ureters bladder and besides it may cause precipitation of its salts and favor stone formation You can see from this that it Is highly important to drink sufficient water and to have a balanced diet Much more water should be taken when the skin la more active as in summer A lessenedsecretion may he abnormal as In certain forms of heart and kidnev disease Polyurin A marked Increase ofthe urine is known as polyurin This may be normal as when large amounts of water and watery foods are taken in tho winter when there la less perspiration there Is usually an increase In the Abnormal Polynrla There is a very marked poly uria in diabetes the grade depending upon the degrei of the disease This is accompanied by a very grea1 increase in the thirst and other symptoms have waned in the lastsix months but five little girls have climbed to the Perjury Perch to Tell All A ND Now Its Gone Not that It matters ti The Stillman yacht that was destroyed by fire off Glen Cove the other day used to be called Mod esty After the scandal it was rechrlstened Weno nah ing to Dawdler for the services he rendered at least its a real joy to know that you are walking off with laurels You deserve everything youre receiving and a great deal more Heres my leg on it Peter was delighted that his friend had returned to him and it was a hearty old shake he exchanged with Dawdler Whos a good sport now he whispered And at Peters words Dawdler beamed upon the boy Whizz gave his bee chuckle Thank goodness alls right again between you two said he Look The trumpeters approaching What next I wonder POEMS THAT LIVE WAKE LADY Joanna Balllie 17631851 Up quit thy bower late wears the hour Long have the rooks cawed around the tower Oer flower and tree loud hums the bee And the wild kid sports merrily The sun ia bright the sun Is clear Wake lady wake and hasten here Up maiden fair and bind thy hair And rouse thee in the breezy air The lulling stream that soothed thy dream Is dancing in the sunny beam Waste not these hours so fresh and gay Leave thy soft couch and haste away Up Time will tell the morning bell Its servicesound has chimed well The aged crone keeps house alone The reapers to the fields are gone Lose not these hours so cool and gay Lo while thou slecpst they haste away EARLIER DAYS AUG 1 The order of Ben Hurs of the city has secured an option upon the Pratt and Mason property on Bast Fifth now occupied by the Keeney livery bam and if arrangements can be completed may purchase the lot It is the plan of the Ben Hur lodge In case the lot Is purchased to erect a three story building there the lower part to be used for store rooms etc and the other stories for offices and lodge room The local odge has been offered the money to float the debt rom the national organization Miss Hutchins of Rockwell was in the city today and favored the GlobeGazette with a welcome call Mrs M L Urdangeu and children spent Sunday at Clear Lake Today the International Harvester company which is soon to locate here permanently hod reserved space at the fairgrounds for an exhibit during the district fair The fair officers Have leased stalls for 132 head of cattle already The four Glldner brothers and George Buckman manager of the Charles City store are in Minneapolis and St Paul doing some fall buying and looking after other business interests Mrs W E Glldner and baby accompanied Mr Gildner and will spend a few days visiting her sister Mrs Lee Hill In Minneapolis E W and Judge J J Clark will be home Wednes day from their western trip H H Shephard ia ex pected at the same time The Bryan special over the electric line left the ficers expenses should be paid by the county or the state at such gatherings more than that the ex penses of schoolteachers should be paid by tho school districts or the state to attend county institutes or a meeting of the state teachers as sociation It may have been re marked by current comment in the press and individually on the street that this same average taxpayer feels the same way about that legis lative expense account And some critical people will observe with a cold eye the action of the county officers association in establishing a committee to arrange for payment of a full timR lobbyist to work for the county officer expense bill in particular at Des Moines The general conclusion seems to be that those who seeit desperately to be elected to an office at a known salary should cither be content with the salary or resign And accusa tion of drunken sprees references to pretty stenographers and the like by both or either side of the DEARTH MEANS PROSPERITY Iowa City Press Agriculture is out of line with modern industrial developments It is plainly shown in the latest dispatches from the wheat belt Wheat growers are jubilant The price of wheat is soaring many farmers who had a very dark out look are now expecting a prosper ous harvest And why Because there in an abundant the fields ore yielding more than the averagesized crop Not at all Tho wheat crop is be low normal Bad weather conditions have cut clown the expected yield Hence prices arc going up Industry strives for the greatest possible production Agriculture is compelled to point the other way A time of plenty Is apt to be a time of hardship A time of dearth is apt to nicnn prosperity Right there is a farm problem worthy of a great deal of attention BEHAVE YOURSELVES Jefferson Bee 1C there is ever a time when folks should be kind and considerate to their kind it is upon n wedding occasion There is noth ing in tho holy sacrament of mar riage that calls for a bunch of hood lums to interfere with the rights and privileges of the wedding cou ple not even to the extent of chari varing them to get a treat The average young couple just starting out fn life has not the money to shake down for candy cigars pop or near beer It s their right to marry as wen as to be let alone and not to be subject to any sort of holdup by a bunch of young bloods tc whom they owe even a pleasant smile controversy Is not likely to imbue tho average Ipwan with a high re spect or increase hia trust In either body of elective officers CHICAGO FOR CHICAGO Minneapolis Tribune The Chi cago Tribune feels aggrieved that its own section of the country has turned against it This would not be the case we feel sure if Chicago BEAUTY BIGHT AT HOME Boono NewsRepublican Al lowans are beginning to realize there is no need to go far afield for beauty Iowas beauty is as true as the beauty of a mountain lake or nnow covered peaka The only thing is we live with It all the time and ao we are inclined to forget it Next time you take your evening drive take a long look around and realize that there is something worth see ing right In Boone county THE BEGINNING OF ROADS Mason City Sugar Beet Many ol pur motor roads follow old Indian trails which in turn followed an cient trails of wild animals seeking water were sectionminded to the same ex tent that It is cityminded But Chi cago is apparently as willing to ex ploit its own section of the country in its own interestsas any of the seaboard cities would be Let Chi cago show as much regional zeal as it does civic zeal and it will not need to complain about antiChi cago sentiments in this part of the country We agree that the alliance ne orvan special over tue JIUK city shortly after 2 oclock this afternoon for Clear of Minnesota Michigan and Lake The train was composed of seven cars well filled consin with Ohio New York and with people Mr Bryan was at the Wilson hotel for Pennsylvania is unnatural but Ch ONEMINUTE PULPIT I sought in mino heart to give myself unto wine yet acquaint ing mine heart with wisdom and to lay hold on folly till I might see what was that good for the sons of men which they should do under the heaven all the days of their II 3 j ;