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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - December 31, 1952, Mason City, Iowa DM 31 Clijr CM TO THE FIRST 1953 BABY We will give a credit of worth of En riched Betsy Ross Bread to be pur chased by the mother at her conven ience from her grocer NOTE Mothers your children need Enriched Betsy Ross Bread You can aid nature in build ing strong bones sound teeth and straight sturdy legs IS BETTER BREAD WE WILL GIVE WORTH OF MERCHANDISE From Our Baby Department To The First 1953 Baby KRESGES 9 SOUTH FEDERAL A CREDIT OF In Service Will Be Given Mason Citys First 1953 the Ideal American Laundry and Sanilone Dry Gleaners ITS PHONE 22 WE WILL GIVE In Milk Tickets to the parents of Mason Citys First 1953 Baby Hermansons Vitamin D milk is delicious with its sweet natural taste its pure having been pasteurized in the most sanitary of conditions its healthful possessing vital food content And yet it is one of the least expensive foodsl Give the children a quart a day HERMANSON DAIRY PHONE 646 THE PARENTS OF MASON CITYS NO 1 BABY FOR 1953 Will Receive a Credit Toward the Purchase pf Their Choice of Merchandise From Our Childrens Department Main Floor Famous Brands In Childrens Wear BARONS Open a Convenient Charge Account o 7 b e BABY in u PON the stroke of midnight Thursday the New Year will begin Will the stork be on his way to Mason City then Or around 1 am or even laier It ispossible at times to estimate the corn crop or fore cast the weather to some degree but the first baby of 1953 is anyones guess Official records atthe courthouse on Jan 10 will determine the winner Itis enough to say that the firstbaby born in Mason City oh New Years will receive the gifts listed on this page from the firms giving them Merchants of Mason City have a mighty nice way of greeting the new arrival but a baby bom here is still more than all thethings thatcould be piled armory Into whose home will the tiny stranger come to bring good cheer and happiness Will It be a boy or girl This is a matter than can be considered now because Thursday Jan 1 will be New Years day Andthe stork is a busy bird takes no holidays arid is aslikely to come onNew Years day as any other day His night shift is as crowded with excitement as the day shift Incessantly heplies his vocation so that the world may be a belter place in which io live Many of Mason Citys businessmen want to extend greetings of the New Year to next and expect to do so in a substantial way when he arrives Each firm shown on this page is going to make the gift indicated to this baby In case a boy and girl are born within the city limits of Masoh City at identically the same time the be the winner If two boys or two girls are brought by the stork to two different homes same time the onewhose par ents live the closer to the Cerro Gordo county courthouse will receive the gifts Of course the little one will not know or understand now but In later years it is hoped that he or she will prize Ihe treasures and appreciate the welcoming spirit in which they are offered To Mason Citys First ip Baby We will open a Savings Account for the first 1953 Baby bom in Mason City The account will be opened in the Babys name and this bank will give to start the account FIRST NATIONAL BANK Mason City Iowa Founded in 1869 A GOOD BANK TO TIE TO Member tsderal Deposit Insurance Corporation For Mason Citys Firsl 1953 Baby We will give to the little newcomer a credit to be used by the Mother at her convenience in the dry cleaning of Babys Clothes J PHONE 600 GLEANERS LAUNDERERS FURRIERS A CREDIT OF TO THE PARENTS OF THE FIRST 1953 BABY To Be Traded Out in Baby Supplies The Prescription Shop 9 East State Phone 180 To the First Baby of 1953 Helzbergs A Silver Baby Cup nn 3iUU to Mason Citys NO 1 BABY for 1953 IN TRADE AT COMPLETE NEEDS FOR MOTHERS AND BABIES 118 North Federal Phone 1479 WE WILL GIVE IN CLEANING OR LAUNDRY TRADE To the Mother of the First Baby in 1953 ft ACROSS FROM THE POSTOFFICE A GIFT OF ONE YEARS SUBSCRIPTION WILL BE GIVEN BY THE GLOBEGAZETTE ;