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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - May 22, 1929, Mason City, Iowa BRONZE TABLET TO BE DEDICATED Memorial of Union Veterans to Be Placed on Central Park Boulden A memorial to Huntlev post of the Grand Army of the Re public wiil be dedicated by Captain Smith camp No 72 of the Sons of Veterans of the Civil War and Dorthea L DIx Tent No 42 of the Daughters of Union Veterans at 3 oclock on Memorial day in Central park Among the speakers at this occa sion will be Prof Fred D Cram of State Teachers college Cedar Falls The high school band will supply the music The memorial to be dedicated Is the Grand Army official emblem in bronze 18 inches high and 10 inches wide and a bronze tablet 18 by inches This memorial will be placed on the boulder in front of the soldiers monument in Central park as a per manent reminder of the union sol fliers of 18615 D N Eberhart is the general chairman of the com mittee in charge of the event MASON CITY GLOBEGAZETTE Good Lubrication Adds to TradeIn Automobile Value A way has been found to increase the tradein value of cars approxi mately 10 per cent to make the re sale of used cars easier and to take the whole secondhand car problem out of the pig in the bag class This ist done by means of a re corded lubrication service that gives car owners a book in which it re cords exactly what has been done to the car and when it has been done That means that when a man offers his car for sale he can show the prospective buyer a written record of just what past care he has given the car in the way of lubrication For of all things to know in buy ing a secondhand car the most Im portant is that of past lubrication A car that 1 not had proper lu brication will give less than a third of the service that will be given by a car that has beeu properly and sys tematically lubricated Alemite high pressure lubrication systems provide high pressure lu brication and are so amazingly simple in detail that a child can un derstand their mode of operation All that the car owner has to do is irive his car to an Alemite station it the end of every 500 miles an Financier Will Address Kiwanis Club Thursday Thompson of Phoenix Fi nance System to Appear as Gildner Guest John A Thompson president of the Phoenix Finance system which has offices in Kansas City St Louis Davenport and Des Molnes will be the speaker at the Kiwanis club luncheon Thursday noon Mr Thompson will be ac companied here by Emory HEng lish who is vice president of the company and active in its manage ment These men are appearing here as the guests of W E Gildner of the Gildner Brothers clothing stores who recently was elected to the board of directors of the Phoenix corporation and who is chairman of committee of the Ki wauis club Before the war Mr Thompson was engagedas an engineer in an automobile factory Returning from the war however he became inter ested in the investment field and went into the securities business in Des koines After the uniform small loan law sponsored by the Russell Sage foun dation was passed by the Iowa leg islature in 1921 Mr Thompson made a tour of several industrial centers where the plan was at work and returned to open the first Phoenix Finance office The first Phoenix loans were made in 3926 following which the company grew rapidly JOHN A THOMPSON operators do the rest From then oa the vital chassis bearings of the car are lubricated without further ut tention from the driver HiTri to Install Officers Thursday The HiTri club will hold instal lation of officers Thursday evening at at the Y W C A The following officers will be installed at that time President Lois Mey er vice president Alice Shefflcr treasurer Betty Green program chairman Marian Van Ness as sisted by Virginia Hille service chairman Corris Peake assisted by Jane Williams social chairman Virginia Mullaney assisted by Vir ginia Vasey and Betty Ferguson ring chairman Martha Jones as sisted by Jeanette Winders A setting up conference will be 1 the 192930 cabinet Aug W E GILDNEIl first neff assistant finance chairman Kathleen Glass LLLmcuu vjittSa tut CIXC The 192829 cabinet will hold u land 31 at Clear Lake BENCH ANNOYED BY LOW RANKING American Supremacy in Movie Production Irks Land of Inventors PARIS May 22 im porting seven movies for every one she produces feels she ought to be among the dominant countries in films because a Frenchman Lu miere invented the first flickering picture American supremacy In the In dustry is so obvious that it is un questioned but there is feverish search here for a method that will free France from almost absolute dependence on foreign films Ad mittedly the way has not yet been found Some of those who discuss the subject in technical magazines ask picture men why they dont follow Americas lead risking money to make good pictures presenting them in good houses and advertising their wares It is observed that only seven per cent of French people go to the movies while Americans are credited wilh being80 per cent pic ture fans France last year made only 91 pictures and bought abroad 681 more than threefourths of them from tiie United States Germany were of both a national and interna tional nature She worked with for eigners workinggirls teachers hygiene commissions religious groups education circles and many other equally varied groups Her chief interest however was in the Y W C A movement for which reason the Girl Reserves are taking special npte of her birthday celebration on Saturday SEVEN Court Denies Plea to Prevent Letting of Flood Control Jobs ST LOUIS May 22 Judge Charles B Davis today denied an appllcatipn for an injunction against the government to prevent receiving of bids and awarding of contracts for of 000000 flood control project ihCMis sfssippi and New Madridcounties in Missouri The court action came only an hour before the time set for awarding contracts at Memphis Tenn Forest City Legion to Have Banner and Flag FOREST CITY May Forest City Legion post No 121 is expecting to have its new Legion banner and flag In lime for the Memorial Day exercises according to Commander Victor Stueland contributed 122 and was trovcd Americas only serious competitor I America is described as having 5 times as much money Invested in movies as has France employing 40 times as many people and get ting at the movie box office 25 times as much money in six times as many theaters It is concluded that a few people do a lot of shout ing about the movie business here Girl Reserves Will 1 Serve Grace Dodge Breakfast Saturday Saturday morning from 7 to he Girl Reserves will hold their annual Grace Dodge breakfast The breakfast will be served at the Y Grace Dodge program has been lannecl The first sceno is the Grace Dodge hotel at Washington The second scene is the travelers aid vhich was instituted by Grace Dodge Grace Dodge is a former Y W J A national president and is often spoken of as the woman whose Irearas shall live She was born in Icw York in 1856 and died there in 1D14 IJer interests and services These will replace by fire the ones iles Jan 28 AGED ROCK WELL RESIDENT DEAD Body of Joe Dull 95 Will Be Brot From Sf Paul for Burial ROCKWELL Jlay bodv Dull a resident of Rockwell since 1875 will be brot here for bur la Thursday afternoon from St Paul where he died last night at the home of his daughter Mrs May Cheney at the age of 95 years Mr Dull was married in Septetr ber 1857 to Elizabeth Ross of Ross ville who died at Rockwell nine years ago Several children also pre ceded him in death Besides Mrs Cheney he is sur vived by two sonsWF First street southwest Mason City and Guy Dull of California and n daughter Mrs Charles Trapp Seatle Wash who was with her at the time of his dealh NAACP to Meet on Sunday Afternoon A meeting of tjbe Mason City chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of the Colored Pebple will be held at the P G anc E auditorium Sunday afternoon it was announced Wednesday by P L Scott A program of talks aud other numbers is 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