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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - June 28, 1929, Mason City, Iowa JUNE 28 1929 CORN TO FURNISH PRODUCTS FOR IOWA FACTORIES Industrial Future Is Seen for State by Ames Engineers V AMES June 28 time when Iowa may become an indus trial center of grermagnitude is seen in the experiments being con ducted In the chemical engineering department oZ Iowa State college Corn the crop for which Iowa is best fcnown 3s the product which seema destined to bring to the state a number of manufacturing plants ail turning out products which the college has found it possible and practical to make from the corn Paper wallboard and similar pro ducts all of which have been widely as coining products of the cornstalk which now goes to waste forthe most part are but a few of the products of commercial value which may bo made from that por tion of Iowas principal crop now cast aside Sure to Be in lawn That the corn products manufac turing establishments are almost certain to be located in iowa when tha time comes that the byproducts at a crop now largely Yised for feed ing livestock is seen in the report made recentljby the Iowa weather and crop bureau at Deg Moines It was estimated that 20 miles was the maximum distance the corn stalks could be trucked with economy the bureau predictingthat factories manufacturing corn products would be built up in cities located in thfi center of corn growing areas Both peacetime and wartime uses for corn products hava been devel oped in tho experiments conducted at Iowa State college which is only one of a number of research institu tions experimenting with the prob lem Products ranging from face powder and gun powder to a mater ial suitable for use in the manufac ture of automobile gears said to be harder and tougher than the hard rubber generally used are on the list of products compiled by the de partment The face powder waicii the college chemist say milady will find ac ceptable may be made from the lowly corn cob In times past re garded as suitable only for fuel for the kitchen stove Clothes even the silken underwear may be made from the husks the pith or the coll Cushions for chairs door mats mat tresses all may be made from these same husks while washboards may be made from the corn cob Are Hard and Tough The timing gears the department be manufactured are tijegVUrbe o hard and tough an auto Faint with which to dec te the and fuel wlth to run il also may be manu factured from com plants and turned into commeroial channels vBpth the inside and the outside of the house ay be made from pro ducts of corn as also may library paste and other plastics Soap of all kinds incense candy bran bread pa cakes confections and coffee as well as machine cylinder and sala 1 oils someday may be manufactured in quantity from the yellow grain The list also includes linoleum insulating lining for refrigerators diabetic foods antiseptics anae thetics papier mache dyes sweep ing compound printers ink vinegar besides a host of material primarily of value in time of war These wartime products include such necessities as dynamite absor bent gun cotton gun powder pack ing for war vessels smokeless pow der and similar tools of attack Federal Commission Ends Utility Probe WASHINGTON June 28 The federal trade commission today completed its extensive investiga tion of publicity activities of Public Power Utilities which have been in progress for approximately IS months and suspended its session until fall when the power Interests will be given an opportunity topre fient their side Chairman McCulioch announced this plan at the conclusion of a hearing in which more than a score of exhibits dealing with various phases of the inquiry were added to the already voluminous record Czech Farmers Enjoy Highest Sanity Rate M published figures have convinced Cz echoslovaki a that on a way to keen aane is to become a farmer Only 15 in every 1000 tillers of tne soil show traces of insanity Transport workers come next with 326 per thousand followed by business and industrial occupations with 348 Among bankers 415 of every thousand are not mentally normal The highest rate is quoted for public officials and the liberal pro fessions namely per thousand Mexico Creates Medal to Reward Air Heroes MEXICO CITY June 28 new decoration the Aerial Medal of Merit has been created by the gov ernment to reward flyers for out standing achievements The medals are of gold and only three of them have been awarded to date one to the widow of Captain Emilio ranza Mexican good will flyer who was killed in the United States one to Lieut Col Roberto Fierro who Ccntral America and one to Major Gustavo Lerm circumnavigated Mexico in a plane GLOBEGAZETTE DAMONIGOU CO STORE HOURS TO SATURDAY 9 P M MAIL AND TELEPHONE ORDERS FILLED AS LONG AS QUANTITIES LAST CALL 143 OR Beginning Saturday June 29 at A M STORE WIDE July Clearance 19c A JLUC Wash Fabrics in Sale The July Clearance brings op portunities for savings that no other time offers Read these Percales good quality 36 incnes wide pretty light I A colors yard 1UC Percales in better qual ity 36 inches light col ors good count cloth yard Chintz Prints in a var iety of colors and terns a 25c cloth yard A New Dress Ginghams 32 inches wide plaids light colors jard Silk Tissues plaid and figured patterns 32 in wide excellent cloth yard Devonshire Cloth is a soft finish fine count fabric for childrens wear plains checks and stripes 40c quality Printed Linens Extrac quality new pat terns all wanted colors yard Plain Dress Linens the better quality 36 in wide all the good shades regular yard Plain Voiles dyedinthe yard guaranteed fast colors rose blue pink peach Sheer Rayon Voile small check background with large plaid effect beauti ful material a dollar fabric yard Plain Colored Fabrics 59c Lingerie Cloth 32 and 36 in pastel shades ba tistes voiles Jersey cloth regular to 65c yard Silk and Cotton Plain Extra fine regu lar to black and other staplecolors yard 19c Notions at Damons Nothing at Regular Price Everything at a Saving Bring a few cents and fill a notion bag with needed notions f and small wares so you will have the article you want when you want it Our Notion Department has been increased in size and var iety with real quality merchan dise that is worth using and putting into action All 5c and lOc articles will a be sold for 4C and OC lie All loc articles will be sold for All 20c articles will be sold for IOC All 25c articles will be sold for 18c or 2 for All 35c articles will be sold for All 50c articles will be sold for 35c or 3 for All 75c articles will be sold for Fine Steel Scissors guaranteed to stay sharp for two years Made of high quality Magneto steel right sizes for all general purOQ poses choice OoC Sheetings ReadyMade Sheets Pillow Cases Muslins and Other Dometsics Sheets Bleached all size 81x90 three different grades Everyone a big value at the o p 98c andODC Our Standard Sheets a quality that lives up to the name and which we are pleased to recommend In the July Clearance For the 81 x 90 size special For tle 81 x 99 size special Fruit of Loom Sheets size 81x90 only 225 grade very 1 PA while they 1 DU Fruit of Loom Sheets op size 63x99 quality tj i D Pillow Cases Bleached size 42 x 86 A good quality for the moneyISc or 2 for j Better quality same I size 23c 39c 38c 69c lOc 12k 14c 16c Fruit of Loom Pillow Cases size 42x36 Our Standard Pillow Cases size 42x36 Bleached Sheets 72x90 with seam in center While they last Bleached Sheeting 36 inches soft finish very yard Better Quality 36 inch Bleached Sheeting Fine quality Bleached Sheeting Sale yard Lonsdale 36 in Bleach ed Muslin Sale yard Good grade Unbleached Muslin full standard count special yard Good grade 40 inch hleachcd Sheeting Two lengths for a sheet Sale per yard Unbleached 81 inches wide Good quality Sale per yard Bleached Sheeting Good grade 81 inches wide Sale per yard Afeature in extra fine quality Standard Sheet ing 63 inches wide on Bleached Sale per yard Bleached Sheeting 72 in wide Fine quality Same quality as above 81 PO in wide Sale yardDOC lOc 29c 29c Tovvels in July Clearance Turkish good size OP and good quality2 forbDC Turkish towels in better QP quality and larger at 2 f C Turkish towels never i equaled at the price IUC Turkish towels of extra value full size at Fancy Turkish towels OA to 75c Huck and Dish Towels i A extra god for the money 1UC Linen qual ity alt linen huck towels with colored borders at the extremely low price of each LACE CURTAINS In July Clearance The most remarkable values in good quality lace curtains we have ever shown They are first quality and all new desirable patterns They are filet and shadow net weaves trimmed with silky rayon fringe twelve patterns to choose from divided into four groups less than half the regular of them but come early One group at One group at One group at 68c 88c Nets and Other Curtaining By the Yard Barred Marquisette 36 inwide yard 8c 13c 19c One group at Finer Filet and Shadow Net Curtains all 45 in wide and all new patterns that sold for to 300 in July Clearance at choice All other lace curtains will be sold in the July Clearance at a Special Discount that will mean a liberal saving for you All odd pairs and singles in all kinds of curtains left at the end of the season to close PRICE Ruffled Curtains Barred Marquisette Cur tains full size with tie backs pair Two models plain Swiss and plain Marquis ette both with wide ruf fles and tiebacks good material choice pair Barred Marquisette good quality and width with tiebacks pair Three models in the bet ter quality voile and mar quisette full size with tiebacks choice pair Also the finer ruffled curtains including 5pc sets in colors Regular to pairi at a discount of Drapery Damasks The stock is large and there are many beautiful fabrics to choose from This is your opportunity to improve the appearance of your rooms at littlecost Yard wide fine damasks in charming color combi nations stripes and all op over designs yardODC Fiftyinch damasks in two toned ombres plain colors figured stripes etc yard A group of fine da masks 50 inches wide substantial weaves and very attractive color ings and designs reg ular to yard Valancings fringes ant other trimmings in great variety at reduced prices One lot of fancy braids and p edgings yard DC 39c 65c 85c 97c Barred Scrim with bor der ecru and white two grades yardlHc and Figured Swiss some with colored borders An excellent cloth 36 in wide nice patterns yard Rayon Marquisettes sev eral patterns figured French Marquisettes dotted Swiss arid several other curtain fabrics all 9A in one group Quaker Nets in a OO large group to close yard Quaker Nets in an other group to close Po yard D5C Fine French Marquisettes in 40 and 50 incnes ex tra quality reduced for the July Clearance Po yard 38c and DOC Fancy Sheer Valancing p and ruffle edging yard DC Figured Cretonnes and Crashes Group of figured Cre tonnes good selection of patterns to choose i t from yard IOC Group of figured cre tonnes regular to 49c all nice patterns in mod ernistic and floral ef fects yard Group of fine cretonnes values to 85c Many choice patterns Excel lent cloth yard Our Great Silk Stock in th e July Clearance This timely event offers you an opportunity for savings that happens only twice yearly and surely silks are sensible economy Colored Pongees lar quality DC Printed Crepes in a variety of fashionable patterns quality Finer Printed Crepes and Sport Silks stripes checks and all over patterns and qualities Printed Crepes in the 55295 and qual ities all choice AP terns and Printed Rajahs in and j Ap ities good patterns Printed Georgettes AP quality all colors 1 Balance of entire stock nothing reserved will be offered at a SPECIAL REDUCED PRICE d floral ZDC Group of fifty per cent Jinen crashes in very de sirable patterns AP and qualities Valancing to match many of the afrove fab rics in two giades yard f 18c and Plain Panels Trimmed Silky rayon panel cur tains trimmed with fine 3inch fririge nicely fin ished Several patterns to choose from in 3 grades O A at panel 65c 75c and In finer rayon panels and fine marquisettes Some with lace inser tions and allpvcr color ed figures in several groupes reduced to SI 39 and T T T T DINE AT THE TEA GARDEN SATURDAY EVENING Try our Saturday night dinners all home cooking best ma terials available used and scientifically prepared This department in now under the personal supervision of Miss Isabelle Kilis of the Iowa State College Home Economics Department RESERVATIONS MADE PHONE 6M DAMONIGOU CO MASON CITY I A New Linen Lunch Cloths attractive line of import ed fancy all linen crash lunch cloths just received very popular this season and will surely meet with your favor All linen piece good quality size 50x50 ins Better quality cloths in 50x50 inches at Good quality cloth with attractive color ed border size 70x70 inches Very pretty cloth size 64x64 inches all pure linen striped blue bor der An extra quality fine linen cloth Sizq 54x70 inches 95c Summer Hand Bags Jewelry and Other Accessories You will find a nice line of fash ionable bags many new receiv ed only recently and most of them in the July Clearance at reduced prices Read One lot of hang bags formerly up to several styles en velope pouch and un derarm choice Small ot of leather pouch bags to close at choice A large lot of fine hand bags all good qual ity well made bags selling regularly at to in three groups Qp at andpDOD Novelty Costume Jewelry Bar Pins Bracelets Reads Necklaces and other Jewelry all divided into groups at prices that will range at LESS THAN HALF REGULAR Group to choice Group to Group to j 97c Silk Underwear in Clearance Glove Silk Vests Bloom era and stepins extra good qualities sold reg ularly at and broken sizes and not all shades to close yt PRICE Rayon Slips and gowns assortment of sizes and shades regular Fancy rayon French Panties trimmed with op pockets and applique ODC Munsing Rayon Paja mas for girls 7 to 12 high pastel shades an occasional slight defect brings the price to only Athletic suits made of voiles and nainsooks originally to to close Good quality Rayon Bloomers all sizes and colors A new lot just 17 A received Cotton Knit Underwear Clearance of a lot of rfV Richelieu light weight cotton gauze union suits all sizes and garments79c and Munsingwear union suits light weight loose knee bodice top sizes 42 A P to 50 regularly Boys knit union suits summer weight broken lots Sizes 3 to 14 regular 85c t DC 69c Hosiery Clearance Fancy Heel fine gauge chiffons good as sortment sizes and shades values to pair Chiffon and Service weight hose all pure silk full fashioned good variety every pair perfect A real buy at pair Ladies medium weight hose full fashion foot pointed heel silk and rayon slight defects in some but a good dollar PA hose C Outsize Goldstripe hose in service and chiffon weights val ues pair Fancy ribbed lisle hose black and colors sizes and 9 50c regular Sox three quarter lengths for boys and girls good assort ment sizs and fancy pat trns instead of 50c pair5c 8 for Ladies Bobolink Hose are featured on ac count of having a com plete line of sixes and all shades pure silk every pair guaranteed to give sat isfaction or money back without con versation i pairs for Fine all silk picot top full fashion chiffon hose popular shades ryp and sixes 52 value p I i D Miscellaneous Items Rubber Aprons good 1 quality various colors 1UC Knit Shopping Bags to work with yarn 19c ;