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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - May 31, 1929, Mason City, Iowa 1929 MASON CITY GLOBEGAZETTE SEVEN A FEW REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD BUY BUILD AND LIVE IN CLEAR LAKE IOW YEARROUND RESORT CITY A THE CERRO GORDO STATE BANK THE BANK OF SAFETV AND SERVICE 42 Years Serving the Community FOR SALE OR brand new strictly modern bungalow on shore three blocks north Petersons hath house fine beach FOB to season Phone S Lake Iowa BUTTER TOP BREAD CLEAR LAKE BAKERY SATURDAY SPECIALS Phone 528 R ALL COOKIES 15c per doz FOR very good 80 acres well Improved and In the Clear Lake territory which we can sell at a real bargain Terms can be arranged at a reasonable rate Clear Lake KENYON PAULSONS GROCERY AND CREAM STATION 111 SOUTH 4TH STREET Full line of staple feature McLaughlins bulk coffees Full Pen Chick Paid for Eggs and Cream If it Is worth doing Its worth doingwell Three expert operators at your service CLIP and CURL SHOP PHONE 158 FOB APPOINTSIENT Walter Jensen 214 S 4th St Phone 02 Blacksmithing Welding and General Woodwork CLEAR LAKE SAND GRAVEL AH grades of screened and washed sand and gravel viV pay Sanflry 580 RICH BROTHERS Office Rogers Hotel Building Clear Lake Iowa Bargains In Farms and City Real Estate Cottages for rent Phone 135 CLEARING THE DECKS SALE SONDROL CO NOW GOING ON WOODFORDWHEELER LUMBER CO DEPENDABLE BUILDING MATERLVL American Fence Red Top Posts Coal arid Wood Phono 15 BIARK EVERY GRAVE OLDHAM MEMORIAL CO Designers and Builders of High Class Memorials Clear Lake Iowa We Have the Latest Word in Wash and Silk Dresses It will be our pleasure to show you these dresses OLUF T HANSEN COMPANY CHAMPLIN GASOLINE AND OILS RALPH FARRAR Phone 311 GOODRICH THIES Corner South and Third Streets CARS WASHED AND UKEASEU CONVENTION For information regarding Clear Lake phone or address your inquiry to the Clear Lake Commercial Club is in full view of the lake The completion of the club house will be an accomplishment of the near future The golf course itself a splendid The merchants whose advertisements appear on this page welcome you call on them SILVER FOX FARM NOW HAS TOTAL OF 143 ANIMALS Increase of 99 Is 50 Per Cent Higher Than Average CLEAR LAKE May Clear Lake Silver Fox Farm which start ed its ranch last November now has a total of 143 Silver foxes Starting with 22 pair of registered Tuplin Dalton Silver fpxes the increase of 39 puppies is 50 per cent above the average Many of these young foxea are now six and seven weeks old and are growing rapidly The stock raised by the Clear Lake Silver fox farm is one of the oldest strains of foxes having orig inated at Prince Edward Island in 1887 by the capture of two Silver Fox puppies by Charles Dalton who is given credit for the establishing of this most unusual business The owners of the fox farm are well pleased with their yield this i season and have orders on hand for about one half their increase The young foxes born in April or May mature In aiout eight months and will reproduce at 12 months of age These foxes which are recognized as high quality stock wherever Sil ver Foxes are raised sell at 51500 a pair and have proved themselves to be a profitable investment at this figure Only 10 per cent of the sil ver foxes in the world according to competent authorities are good enough to keep for breeding stock and the investor should be very careful In selecting foxes for an in vestment as many unset upulus brockets will offer for sale any fox that can be classed as silver regard less of their record for production Of quality animals Fur is the basis of the fox farming industry but the animals must also be prolific as it is difficult to make a profit on small productions All of the investors of the Clear Lake Silver Fox Farm will be able to sell enough young foxes this year to return their original investment still retaining their original pairs The building program outlined for this years improvements on thfc farm will cost Sixtyseven more pens and other equipment will be completed in September Accom modations for 50 pair of mink will also be constructed Stockholders expect to double their herd each year for five years When 300 pair are reached the com pany willchange to a strictly pelt raising basis Cost of separate in surance is eliminated by the pooling of all foxes The increase is divided equally among all owners The farm is managed by C M Sorensen Manly and Frank Sheehy Clear together with an advis ory board Members of the board are John Chizek chairman Dr TL E Chappell W L Mitchell Otto Lichesenstein Manly and Peter Hansen Plymouth Do You Kmow CECIL C WATTS CoOperative Livestock Manager Follows in Footsteps of His Father James Watts CLEAR LAKE May lowing in the footsteps of his fa ther James Watts who bought and sold livestock In this community for more than 50 yars Is the favorite occupation of Cecil C Watts who recently accepted the position as sales manager of the newly organ ized North Iowa CoOperative Live stock Marketing association with headquarters at Mason City Mr Wats has been manager of the Clear Lake CoOperative asso ciation for more than five years During that time the membership has increased from 120 to 375 mem bers with annual reports averaging more than worth of busi ness Cecil Watts was born In Lincoln townhsip Aug 23 1888 and hos spent practically all of his life in intercommunity In 1912 he worked for the Chicago Northwestern un loading and feeding station at ila son City Three years following that he acted as traveling live stock agent and for 20 months he was employed as assistant to the general superintendent of the Union Stock Yards in Chicago Because of ill health in his family returned to Clear Lake and to3k up duties as livestock buyer for Ja cob E Decker at Mason City aud later went into business for hirr self as buyer and shipper of live stock in Clear Lake and territory The workI am about to under take i3 the biggest I have ever been engaged in Mr Watts said by Pearsall C C WATTS It offers bigger possibilities and is more constructive We have been working on the plans for four years The idea of the North Iowa re loading station is to group cooper ative shipment of hogs for sorting grading and selling Livestock will be shipped and trucked in and then disposed of according to its grade The project is the first in Iowa Two associations similar have been established in Ohio SEEK TO CHANGE A Y P ROUTING Business Men Will Hold Pro test Meeting Mon day CLEAR LAKE May ness men of Clear Lake have learned of a movement to change the routing of the A Y P high Way to another line away from Clear Lake The decision rests with Clear Lake as to whether Lbe change will be made it has been stated A mass meeting is called for Monday evening at oclock at the new Commercial club headquar ters in the city hall Every business man who attends will realize the importance of Clear Lake business men understanding the facts which cannot be properly explained excopt at such a meeting officers of tlio group declare Ventura Girl Will Wed Milwaukee Man CLEAR LAKE May Jacob Stork Ventura has an notmced the approaching marriage of her daughter Miss Irene Boom bower to Harold Matter of Mil waukee Wis The wedding will tak2 place June 2 at the brides home in Ventura The couple will reside at i Milwaukee Wis RINARD PREDICTS ROSY FUTURE FOR CLEAR LAKE CLUB Describes Beauties of Golf Course and Country Club House By PARK HINARD CLEAR LAKE May ing high ona green hill command ing an exjansive view of the lake is the caddy house of the Clear Lak3 Golf and Country Club The caddy house a long low building of red brick is at present headquarters of the golfers as the club house is still in the process of construction Entering the building one first goes thru a screened veranda from which can be seen golfers teeing off on the first hole Then there is a mall room equipped with a coun er from which are dispensed soft rinks and ice cream and adjoining o this is the dining de Ightful setoff little space filled vith small tables charmingly den 3iated in orange and black Here delicious fish and chicken dinners are served every night and on Sun lays The north section the building is devoted to a pro shop The caddy house is a beautiful ittle place but even surpassing it n quaint grandeur is the club house which lies In a green valley a mashie shot away The club hovise is a two story buiding with a cob bio stone base the slanting red lile roof and spick white borders which blend well with the immacu late green faraway beyond The structure is elevated enough to be on a level with the road and henco Small Roof Blaze at Donald Cottage CLEAR LAKE May men answered a call to the home ot J Donald Thursday noon where sparks from an overheated chim ney ignited several shingles The blaze was extinguished with only minor damages done Mr and Mrs Donald ana family reside in a cot tage on West North street TRIED SPRING CHICKEN SANDWICH BARBECUE SANDWICH STAND Opposite White Pier ADDITIONAL CLEAR LAKE ON j PAGE 11 HENRY VOLSTAD Plumbing and Heatlnjj Plumbing Supplies Phone 4th St Sunday Special DINNER Fresh Pike and Chicken Lions Cafe GOOD Exclusive Tire Service LAW TIRE SHOP Phone 261 i WESTINGHOUSE FLAVORZONE ELECTRIC STOVE INSTALLED FOR CENTRAL WEST PUBLIC SERVICE CO Ihone 401 SUITS CLEANED AND PRESSED Trousers 50o Suits Pressed 50c PHONE 444 CLEAR LAKE LAUNDRY CLEANERS Vou11 Be Blore Than Pleased With Our Work AUTHORIZED Premier Dealer Ertl and Amundson On the Alley North Wcntworth Shop Phone 4B Fishermen Attention Stop at LARSONS CHICKEN SANDWICH STAND NORTH SHORE Coffee Malt HomeMade Ice Cream NEAL THE CLEANER PHONE 312 WEAR CLEAN CLOTHES Special Chicken Dinner Every Sunday SODA GRILL Clear Lake GOOD EATS FOR ALL TAXI HEADQUARTERS Phone 637 mSta Mens Suits Cleaned and Pressed Mens Suits Pressed50c WE GUARANTEE OUR WORK TRUCKING Of All Kinds Hauling Furniture A Specialty C A COMSTOCK PHONE 548 JOHNSON PETERSEN GARAGE Across from Postoffice Phone 184 Repair Shop Battery Service Storage MOBILOIL U S TIRES JENSEN MILLINERY Small Spring Hats and up Sporting Goods Headquarters FishingTackle Swimming Caps and Suits Kodaks Finishing and Supplies Colgan Pharmacy PHONE 17 McVICKERS SELFSERVE Groceries and Quality Meats McVicker Co We Delievrr Phone 331 OverlandMason Company Phone 283 Expert Repair Service STORAGE Fisli Tires USL Battery Service long nine hole course covering more than 53 acres challenges comparison Its natural advan tages coupled with its splendid maintenance matte It one or tha finest in Iowa WE HANDLE ALL KINDS OF INSURANCE EXCEPT LIFE Check over your insurance policies and come in and gee ui Be Sure Vou Have Proper and Sufficient Protection THE FIRST NATIONAL BANK Clear Lake Iowa FulOPep Chick Feeds FOB SALE BY v CLAUSEN ELEVATOR CO Go To Baileys Variety Have It BAILEY VARIETY STORE BILL BAILEY WANTS TO SEE VOU E E BUTZ ECONOMY GROCERY First Door North Postoffice We Deliver Phone 172 MEDAL FLOUR 49 Ib sack Evinrude Outboard Motor Best in the Water Everywhere McGowan Sheridan Hdwe Agents THE TOWN CLOCK LUMBER YARD Where service means more than prompt delivery PHONE 30 Heating Ventilating Plumbing Lawn Mowers Sharpened Roofing Gutters Metal Boats Keys Made to Order Repair Work of All Kinds CLEAR LAKE METAL Phono 583 C F Bemls Prop IT FAYS TO LOOK WELL Royal Barber Beauty Shop Earnestly Kndenvor to Make You Look Well PHONE Wagner Motor Co South and Third Sts Phone 196 Give a Thought to UPKEEP Cost j When You Buy Your New CAR Salea and Service ROSS SERVICE STATION Formerly DEBRUVNS GASOLINE AND OILS General Repairs and Battery Service WARDS FUNERAL HOME No Extra Charge for Us Use AMBULANCE SERVICE DAY PHONE 8 NIGHT PHONE 1 HERE IT SATURDAY JUNE 1 WHITS HAMBURGERS AT PETERSONS BATH HOUSE Chicken and Fish LAKEPJKE DINNERS SHADY BEACH Now Open For Business Lunches Boats and One Night Fishing Taclde for pleasure riding fishing guides CASH MEAT MARKET P R BIEBER PROP We make and prepare our own Sausage and Bologna Bakery Goods DELIVER PHONE 1H FROM THE BALMAT HERD GOLDEN GUERNSEY Kenyons Dairy Products MH K Phone 611 Clear Lake Iowa Ranch Now Open to Visitors CLEAR LAKE SILVER FOX FARM CLEAR LAKE IOWA Tuberculosis y GOAT MILK Also nn nld to lhose suffering from this disease lor Sale at Petersons Drug Store or Prone Deliver J A Price Son Green Glen Goatlands Phone 515F3 ;