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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - July 13, 1929, Mason City, Iowa ffl FOUR MASON UITY GLOBEGAZETTJ Clear Kathryh McGowan Editor OmcVfhone No 239 De Wigginv Manager Residence Phone No 81 if 1 FRASERTOPLAY TROMBONE SOLO My Regards by Leiwellyn to Be Highlight of Sun days Concerts CLEAR LAKE July trom bone solo Regards by E Lie tvellyn and playedby Floyd Frasor tvil be the highlight of Sundays programs playfed by the Clear Lake professional band The entertain ment as has been outlined by Dan iel Giosocib leader Is as follows March El Capitan Sousa Overture Stradilla L V Flotow Trombone solo My L Liewelyn Floyd Fraser The Evolution of Dixie M Lake Selection Martha Waltz Carolina B DavisJ Bourke Danza Sobre La Plaza T H Rolllnaoh March The New Madison Square K L King The evening concert will begin at t oclock It follows March Headllner W D Trautrasm Overture C M Weber Trombone solo My Regards E Llewellyn Floyd Fraser Selection Lady Luxury W Schroeiier Fantasia American Waltz Carolina B DavisJ Bourke Idyl Canoeing 1 A Frypr March Brookes Chicago Marine Band Roland F Seitz BACHELOR GIRL AT PARK COMING ATTRACTIONS 1 s CLEAR LAKE July Bachelor Girl said to be a glamor ous love story scintillating with the exhuberarit spirit of youth opens Sunday at the Park theater William Collier Jr and Jacqueline Logan are the stars Two screen acts all talking will be shown in addition to the feature picture At the Uptown theater Hellshlp Eronson with Noah Beery and Mrs Wallace Reid will be shown It takes you back thru the years to the of clipperships shang haied sailors devilskippers rum and raw bleeding fists And gives you a taste of tender love romance and motherrsacrifice under the most diffibultSconditioiis inan ever de Clear Lake Ban9 to i Represent Resort at Algona Celebration CLEAR LAKE July Lake will Be represented in the seventyfifth anniversary parade at Algona Tuesday by the profession al band under leadership of D Gioscio The musicians will leave here in time to take part in the pa rade which will be staged at 1 oclock The regular afternoon con cert at Clear Lake will be elimin ated but the evening program will be played as usual Many other Clear Lake folk are expected to spend the day there Decorah Cottage Is Sixth Dormitory Built at ME Camp CLEAR LAKE July the erection of the Decorah church dormitory this summer the Method ist camp now has six buildings ade quate to accommodate large groups of persons during vacation periods Clyde B Baker Upper Iowa direc tor of religious education who spends his summers with his fam ily at the camp grounds has an nounced The new building under construc tion is 32 feet by 16 feet with addi tional kitchen room It contains a large living room girls dormitory boys dormitory and will furnish Bleeping quarters for about 20 per sons The high cost of living wouldnt he such a problem if the luxuries of yesterday had riot become the rieces sities of Southern Lumberman CLEARLAKE July CqlllerJr Jacqueline Logan varcl Hearn and Thelma Tbdd play leading roles in The Bach elor Girl at the Park theater Sunday Two talking acts willbe shown in addition to fcatiire picture MC YOIITHS f SWIM C LAKE One Hour Required for Trip From Bayside Dock to White Pier CLEAR LAKE July Hon orsthat gowith the first swim across the1 lake this season may rightfully be claimed by William Parfptt and Cliff Hamblln Mason City were successful in their attempts Saturday morning mak ing the trip In exactly one hour record ts39 minutes less than one previously made by a Des lupines girl two years ago L boys setout fromths Bay Bide f oclock accom panied by Robert Pauley and Ted dy Knudsqn Mason City They at the White Pier dock at LODGE STAGES JOINT SERVICE Odd Fellows of County in Installation Rites at PM Park CLEAR LAKE July 13 Impres sive joint installation rites for in coming officers of four O O F lodges in Cerro Gprdo county were held Friday evening on the shores of Clear lake at Patriarchs Mili tant canipj This was the first cere money of Its kind in several years The installation which was under the direction of Charles R Crumb district deputy grand master Ma son City and Mrs Lulu Ditch dis wat MrJ iP arrbitland Hamblin 1 eaaers th g Metjipdj s t Vcamp the p ast we ek IyanA instructor and life saving examiner at the Y MC A startedMhe swimmers and later met them the White Pier dock EVENINGPARTY D at e of EnglandPrescott Vows Announced at Party for BridetoBe CLEAR July nouncement of the engagement and approaching marriage of Miss Ersul England toJesse Prescott was made Friday evening at a Sunday schoolclassparty forMiss AJlee Jayobspn at the England home on South Fourth street Members of the Philathlaclass of the Methodist church were guests The wedding will take place the early part of1 August Clever announcements were found onheartsradiating on ribbons from a wishing well as a centerpietft on thellarge tableand were a surprise to the giiEltB Miss Jacpbson who will he weddedSunday was presented with a pair ofsilver salt and pepper Eunice Smokstad was a guest Bjiys Interest atEstherville ARMSTRONG July Edward ofArmstronghas purchased an interest in the Oberlea cafe in Estherviller His brotherinaw Leonard Carlson ofEstherville is his partner Clear Lake WHERE THE BLIZZARD I Clear Lake BREEZES BLOW SUNDAY AND MONDAY ALSO TWO TALKIE11 MAT SUN and 30c ACTS EVE and and 40o Machine Age in Its Infancy 40 Years Ago Hoover Workedor Land Company tnot deputy president of the Re bekah lodge Mason City included RebekaU lodges and subordinate lodges of the Odd Fellows pflMason City Clear Lake Plymouth and Thorntqn than 136 officers wereinstaUed il ij Mae i Welsh of the Re bekab assembly of the state of Iowa was present and spoke brief ly Following the rites a dance was held in the pavillion for which Coes White Camel orchestra furnished the music More than 350 members of lodges involved were present County Club Leader Has Part on Program CLEAR LAKE July colns Willing Workers met at the homeof Miss Opal Purvianc Thursday where a demonstration of vegetable canning and correct way to prepare and serve vegetables was Mason City Was Still a Muddy Village on Prairies Forty years ago Mason City was a little muddy village Col Hanford MacNider was not yet born Willis G C Bagley was learning arith metic and Hugh Shepard the use of the English languagein the old Central school At that time Herbert Hoover was a cubbyfaced boy of 15 greeting visitors in the office of the Oregon Land company at Salem While the earnest and obliging Herbert was starting on the road that eventually was to bring him to the White House plum seekers in that spring of 99were besieging the same white house and wire pullers were harassing Pres ident Benjamin Harrison Roosevelt Emerges Theodore Roosevelt New Yorks coming young statesman was a new member of the ciyil service commission and had enraged the politicians by lambasting the spoils system Wood row Wilson was an obscure professor of history at Wesleyan university Middletown Conn and Calvin Red Coolidge of Plymouth Vt had not yet matriculated at Amherst college The machine age was in its in fancy and even metropolitan lifo was comparatively leisurely the pursuit of business and pleasure be ing in slow tempo There was the pleasant plop horses hoofs on pavement high bicyqles lilac air untainted by motor fumes girls in Gainsbor ough hats and dust catching skirts young blades and old In London grey derbies and ascot ties and Denman Thompsornin The Old Homestead Kansas Rebelling The embattled agriculturists of Kansas were rebelling against the G OP machine in that state and their legislative spokesmen were berating the binder twine trust The womens ticket at Oskaloosa Kans won a second victory at the polls and at Cottonwood Fails the ladles also were triumphant Mrs Minnie Morgan being elected mayor with all members of the city council of her sex The Iron Horse thunderipg across a predominantly agricultural con tinent was pulling new vestibule wooden coaches its proud place as a marvel of speed not yet ffisputcd by motor car and airplane Electric ity was just beginning to rival gas workingon phonograph Barunm Prominent JosephJefferson was writing his autobiography Barnums big show was featuring tight rope walkers and Vtreraehdous chariot races Keliar wascoaxing1 rabbitsfrom his magichat Theodore Thomas was giving concerts in New York and admission to tophofcch shows in that city was 50 cents At the international chess tourna ment ladles looked on with bated breath while the champions with unflagging vigor strove for vic tory Trap shooting and trout fish ing were headline sports It was the heyday of croquet Cricket had quite a following in some eastern cities and professional baseball was making promising headway as a popular diversion Celcbretles There At Delmonicos famous restau Wesley Campfire Girls Are at Clear Lake Camp WESLEY July Hutchison guardian of the Mince tonka Campfire group and seven are weekls out ing at a cottage at Clear Lake The members are Gladys and Arlene Matern IvylMarie and Ruth Mary Kunz Florence Reno MarV garet Flom anJ Dprothy Kraus Bale and GeraldLawIer four and seven year oldnqphews of Mrs Hutchison fromMarshalitown are guests of the Campfire girls while there owa University Tc t c D D i runeval Services lor rant Augustln Daly and Albert Pal mer pave a supper In honor of Ed win Booth Among the celebrities who attended and gave toasts were given Miss Myrtle Johnson county Mark Twain General Sherman club leader spoke A demonstration Chauncey Depew Daniel Frohman team was chosen The next meeting John Drew Brander Matthews Wil will be held at thehome of Miss liam Winter Lawrence Barrett and Dorothy Wallace July 25 Thomas Bailey Aldrich Beer gardens flourished that spring the grippe defiant doffed their red flannel underwear the chief business of druggists was the sale of drugs and Dr Prices Preci ous Pellets were a popular sprinsr tonic CLEAR LAKE LOCALS Uptown tonight Iflc nnd 25c Dnncing at Bayside Aniiisement Park every Fri and Wed nights Dr and Mrs A C Koryig will leave Sundav for a weeks motor trip thru Minnesota and Wisconsin and Red Rasp berries Phone 617 Mrs A A Joslyn and children Albert Tom and Katherine went to Ames Saturday where i they will spend the weekend with relatives Dr Joslyn and son will join them Sunday Dorothy MnckalllJack Mulhall in Two WeeksOff ParkTheater tonight Mrs Amy Rust Des Mofnes who has been visiting Miss Helen Oehlert of the Lions cafe this week has gone to Sheffield to visit New Marcy Leo Wash Dresses at 5195and 5295 Peter PanShop Stanley who has been employed at Minneapolis several months is spendlnga vacation with his parents Mr and Mrs George Knutson North Third street Sale on Sleeveless Silk Dresses at 895 Peter Pan Shop Mrs Ralph Ingersoll and sons will leave Sunday for a vacation at Springfield Mo Mr Ingersoll will Join them later New Sleeveless Silk Dresses all shades at 5895 PeterPan Shop Mrs Susie Alrlch has gone to De corah where she will visit for sev eral days 1 Lot SiJk Dresses Ions sleeves at Peter Pan Shop Mr and Mrs L C Rinard drove to Minneapolis Saturday They were accompanied by Miss L Hussey who has been a guest at their home the past week NewFlnnnel Dresses at 895 Peter Pan Shop Miss Kathcrlno Leylzer Independ ence who was a member of the high school faculty two years ago is spending the weekend with Clear Lake friends Famous for Chicken Waysido Inn Clear Lake Dinners Registered Mail From East Arrives Earlier Registered mail addressed to Ma son Cltyans from Chicago will ar rive in the city almost five hours earlier in time to be delivered with the morning mail due to the efforts of local postoffica officials Registered mail formerly arriving in the city over the Milwaukee road at p m now arrives at a m over the Chicago and North western railroad The mall which formerly left Chicago at 10 oclock p m now leaves at 9 oclock p m Local postoffice officials wnre especially commended by the post master of Chicago in aMetter to the superintendent of railway mail service for the efficient manner in which they brot about the revised schedule Bones Found Near City Says Beasts Roamed Iowa in Great Herds Idnications that elephants or mastodons at one time roamed over this territory is contained in infor mation received from Prof A O Thomas department of geology of the University of Iowa in com menting on the huge bone found several weeks ago in one of the gravel pits of the Ideal Sand and gravel company The bone was approximately 3 feet in length 5 inches in diameter and weighed 50 pounds It was well preserved but showed a tendency to crumble after a long exposure to the air Other large bones and teeth have been found before on the property of the sand Gravel company Bones Scattered by Floods An extract from Professor Thomas letter follows The bones and teeth found in the sand pit of the Ideal Sand and Gravel company are evidently those of an elephant or of a mastodon These hugs beasts roamed over Iowa in great herds thousands of years ago They were more or less contemporaneous withthe Great ice Age and their bones scattered by floods from the melting ice were often buried In sand and other debris laid down by the glacial streams mastodon and elephant were as apundarit In America as the buffalo has been in the near past Both the mastodon and the elephant lived in America after the disappearance of the ice sheets as proved by the burial of their remains in peat bogs Elephants Mastodons Related Authorities on prehistoric life de clare that the mammoths or ele phants and the mastodons of prehis toric times were closely related both having the same general ap pearance The teeth in the mastodon are said to have had large trans verse ridges while the teethin the mammoth are believed to have been made up of many plates of enamel The forehead of the elephant was high and bulging while that of the mastodon is said to have been tow The elephants are believed to have been covered with an undercoating of fine wool but whether the mas todon had this protection is not known Huge molars unearthed In the gravel pits measured approximately 6 Inches In length 4 in width and 3 in thickness War VeteranPlanned DBS MOINES July 13 neral services for George W Young 84 Civil war veteran will be held here tomorrow He long was a res ident of Mount Vernon Iowa where he was active in the establishment of Cornell college The barber says one way to make a careful driver is to have a 40 pound cake of ice on the running Tribune THE DAY IN AVIATION Former Enforcement Officer Claims He Will Prove Innocence CHEYENNE Wyo July 13 Declaring he wouldprove his inno cence William C Irving former Wyoming state law enforcement commissioner under federal indict ment on charges of conspiracy to violate the national prohibition law appealed yrsterday before D W Gill U S commissioner and post ed bond of for his appear ance In United States district court here Aug 1 Irving had been sought by federal authorities since last May when with 27 other persons he was in dicted by the federal grand jury on a charge of conspiracy to violate the national prohibition law He had been In Los Angeles By THE ASSOCIATEDPRESS The news spotlight was turned on aviation today on sea and land The two great planes one Polish and the other French were winging their way across the ocean in a transAtlantic race from France to Long Island flying fields At Port Burwell at the eastern end of Hudson straits the amphibian Untin Bowler waited favorable weather to continue its flight from Chicago to Berlin viaIceland Capt Albin Ahrenberg Swedish flyer was at Ivlgtut Greenland in tending to take off probably today for New York on the last leg of a flight from Stockholm In Los Angeles Herbert Fahy planned to take off at midnight for a flight to New York and back to the Pacific coast in 33 hours Meanwhile in California R B Reinhart and L W Mendell were relaxing after spending 246 hours 43 minutes and 32 seconds in the air for a new refueling endurance rec ord The old record made a few days ago was a little over 174 hours From San Francisco came word that three new attempts to estab tfsb records were being planned The reports said that Erik W Friman expected to fly from Hawaii to San Francisco and thence to Los An geles and New York the Russian governments advance party was mapping out plans for a world flight to start in Moscow and Lieut Har old Bromley was making plans for a nonstop night from Tacoma to Tokyo Golf is agony when a corn comes between you and the sport Have that pesky joy killer i once Wecan remove it or give you thai proper relief CLIFFORD I GROFF D S C D O LICENSED PODIATRIST OSTEOPATHIC PHYSICIAN 415 MBA Bldg Mason City Iowa PHONES Office 2523 SNYDER RITES TO BE AT ROCKWELL Former Resident Died Mon day in California Death Sudden Funeral settees forMrs Anna Snyder mother of J B Snyder proprietor of the Snyder Auto com pany who died suddenly Monday In Culver City Cal were to be held at the Congregational church at Rockwell at 3 oclock Sunday after noon The services were to be in charge of the Rev Russell pastor and burial was to be made in the cemetery at Rockwell MELSH CASE SET OVER UNTIL FALL Youth Awaiting Sentence on Charge of Grand Larceny Forgery The case of Henry Melsh 17 aoa of Frank Melsh 540 Ninth street southeast charged with grand lar ceny and forgery was continued un til Sept 3 by Judge J J Clark in Juvenile court where Welsh ap peared Saturday morning He was released on the posting of a 5500 bond Melsh was arrested Friday morn ing and charged with the larceny of 5300 thru forgery and theft from the Black and White grocery where he has been employed He was said to have forgedthe name of the store to obtain funds Earl Dobbs his former employer filed the in formation When Taken beforeRay Oulmau superintendent of identification Friday afternoon the youth signed a confession The new tenthousand dollar bills will contain pictures of Cnase Any of the customers whoare not bank ers or bootleggers can find out how the old gentleman looked by consult ing a history Yorker Transform old pieces of furniture glafe and metal surfaces with LOWE BROTHERS new quickdrying brushing lacquer In less than an hour pieces finished with Par0Keet may be used This finish is durable and will last surprisingly May be cleaned easily and brightened with just soap and water There are many beautiful shades from which to choose C6mein and getacolor card Before you paint see us CURRIEVAN NESS CO Phone 17 MAINTAINED BY MERIT 11 NorthFederal Ave The wisdom of age on examina tion turns out to be only resigna tion and Louis GlobeDemocrat f Youre a born troublemaker saidWinnie but you cant make any for me CHARLOTTE CHATTERTON or Chatty as she was called was one of those unthinking people who talk from the teeth out who tell everything they know and a little more You know Chatty Everybody knows a Chatty The worlds full of gossipers mischief makers Chatty was like that A born talker And she was fitted for her position as switchboard operator in the Van Nuys office as June Is fitted for roses and blue Read about this Chatty T T V GODDESS 1 I I OF GAB By BEATRICE BURTON Starts Monday in GlobeGazette ;