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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - May 1, 1928, Mason City, Iowa MASON CITY GLOBEGAZETTE TUESDAY MAY 1 1928 Glenn Illinois Nominee Is Recognized as Fighter Senatorial Candidate Selected to Prosecute Outrages in Bloody Herrin by Attorney General By JOEL DAVID WOLFSOHN 1322 the eyes of the nation as now were on Illinois and Williamson coun ty because Its massacres at Herrin was a bloody smear on the map of the Otis F Glenn Murphysboro was selected by the then Illinois at torney Edward J Brunflage to Investigate and prosecute The same Glenn had previously as states attorney of Jackson county Succeeded In breaking up an Inter state gang of automobile thieves which had Its headquarters In St Louis In doing this revealed that two prominent residents of his home city Murphysboro ana one ot them a fellow lodge member were Involved i The evidence sent them to the penl tentlary 3 Now after having been a prosecu tor and stata senator for one term declining reelection Otis F Glenn is the republican nominee for United States senator from Illinois by a plur ality ot upwards ot votes Vacant Seat After is after left the upper house of congress by the death ofSenator McKinley find unoccupied because thft Benate tvnuld not admit Col Frank L Smith ak the man first designated by Gov Len Small then elected then again desig nated by tha governor to fill the va cancy The senata seemed to find fault with Colonel Smiths primary campaign contributions Typical of tha candidate Is man ner in which Glenn entered the race won so handily It was Just before hour for filing relates I saw that therewas no onfi to oppose j Prank Smith I 3Ul not believe that people wanted him and therefore i I printed petitions and circulated them and entered the race I had no organization basking me 1 was intent on making the Support Conies to Him But ho need not been con cerned for as soon as It became known hart entered the field lead ers called on him and made him their own His decision helped make pos slblo the arrangement between Louis L Emmerson ths for govj ernor and Oscar E Carlstrom nomli for attorney general Each flei eired to run for governor and each tleslred the other to run for senator against Colonel Smith but Glenrijs an changed the contcjur of Illinois politics for them and tho trl alliance which resulted In Tas mafle with desire he got Into polities Consistent Foe of Smalls He lias consistently opposed Gov Len Small since ho went to the leg islature In 1920 and for that he has earned himself a reputation among state civic organizations He Is a good orator and is also a good farmer op eratingsome acres in Jackson county on the banks of tho Mississippi river This incidentally gives him a good Insight into one of the major problems now facing tho control Glenn is opposed to the league of nations the world court and Is a lender in the movement for the out lawry of war altho he does think an adequate army navy and air force for the protection of the nation are a necessity During the recent campaign it waa shouted that Glenn was a Ku Kluxer He has only one reply to bition oC his business card which reads Levlnson Becker Frank Glenn THE GRAB BAG Who am 1 With what aerial ex pedition was I connected In 1926 waa the name of the dirigible Who Is governorgeneral of Canada A famous French scientist gave his name to a process ot purifying milk TVriat waa his name president and vice L thru Glenn ot tho United States were HIS LUCK Otis y Glenn now is lucky man in Illinois Nobody thot it worth whlls to take up the fight against Frank L Smith for the republican senatorial says a Judge Now Glenn almost unknown jumping in at thelast minute wins Other men prepare for years to attain a United Many waters cannot quench love neither can tho floods drown it if man would give all tho substance of hla house for love it would utterly be Where does this passage appear in the Bible ANSWERS ON WANT AD PAGE I JIMMY JAMS there waa this thot Id haV9 gone thru with It anyway even without an Glenn in this interlude between the primary and the election campaign ia busy talcing care of hla law practice and in answering the scores of letters and telegrams he receives from all parts of the state He etlll has time however to confer with those who call on him regardless ot the size their mission Church TruAtee LSfces Frlie FfgWa Ho still likes to talk about prize fights even tho he has been a church trustee and likes horseback riding and fishing Candidate Glenn and his wife and daughters Elizabeth 14 and Martha 7 have a summer home in Michigan Im Just an ordinary he eays He tells of his birth In Matoon 4 years ago of hla graduating from tho University ot Illinois the youngest man In his class and than of his law practice 1n Murphys boro In Glenn Bays lawyer In politics or wants to be or thinks he This Is by way of explaining how Why You Should Take Father Johns Medi cine Now Spring Tonic The greatest body builder makes tissue strength and flesh so it builds power to resist ill It is richest in vita mines It is free from nerve deadening drugs or alco hol Proof of its merit is its 70 years of success Those who take cold easily find that Father Johns Medicine builds up their powers of resistance It soothes and heals BOBBIE SICK BUT GUESS HES ALL WEUU Mow i MA Today in tho Fast On this date In 1S98 during the Spanish American wnr Commodore George Dewey destroyed the Spanish fleet and held Manila at his mercy with no troops to occupy H Todays Horoscope Pomona born under this sign avo courageous but know when things are going against them They show much calculation and are apt to lny their plans well They respond readily to the call of emergency Son Born In Marble Rock Home MARBLE ROCK May son was born to Mr and Mrs Verne Stroud at thalr home on South Main street Friday afternoon Returns From Hospital MARBLE May Isa Walster Tvho underwent a gallstone operation at a Waterloo hospital re turned home yesterday Marble Rock Gets Dust Storm MARBLE ROCK May the worst dust storms of tha season struck Marbla Rock yesterday morn ing Grulton School Gives Daj GRAPTON May high school play The Deacon grlven here to a crowded house About was realized from the sals of tickets Visit in Thompson Home THOMPSON Lar son and family of Minneapolis were in Thompson over tho weekend visit ing Mr Larsons parents Mr find Mrs A B Larson District School Closed GRA1TON May closed in the Gardner district Frldny with a program and picnic dinner Miss Naig will not return next year MASON Just Arrived The New Dining Room Suite Creation at Very Low Prices 8 Piece Walnut Veneer Suite 60 inch buffet 5 1 arm chair oblong table The special price for this complete suite PAY ONLY DOWN A dining room suite of dependable quality and fine quality 8 pieces including a 66 inch buffet table and 6 ef O PAY ONLY DOWN Owing to Backward SPI Spring Were going to put Pep into we start our drive for to open thous merit must offer values Their must and will be tempting so that bjj jective quickly Our big buying pd prices are lower because we buy for people of Mason City and North Satisfied Customers have made pj Buy From a St Satisfactt cPracftcal and to Your towered in price for Perfection Oil Stoves 3 burners Pur tan Perfecti Oil stove back high complete PAY DOWN AI EACI WEEK What About Your Bed Room Here are suites of many types at modest prices and we emphasize the extraordinary 3 Piece Bed Room Suites piiced for this special event O and PAY ONLY DOWN Mattresses Springs Day Beds At New Low Standard of Prices 55 Lb LayerFelt MATTRESS Stfade of light fluffy cotton PAY ONLY DOWN 50 Lb 100 COTTON MATTRESS FAiT ONLY DOWN SIMMONS Double Deck Coil Spring PAY ONLY DOWN Kapoc Filled Mattress Full Weight PAY ONLY DOWN THE ESSBEE MATTRESS Tay Only Down DAY BEDS Pay Only Down Leon Bird Cages and stands complete all brass painted in colors blue red black ivory green gray New styles and shapes REGULAR PRICE REDUCED Special PAY EACH WEEK i 29 PIECES IN PETITT BUFFET SE 12 Tea Spoons 3 table spoor 6 dinner knives deluxe staif less blades 6 forks 1 butt knife 1 sugar shell 50 ye guarantee Community Plate Each Week Mier North Iowas Largi 3091113 Federal five South Comi ;