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Mason City Globe-Gazette (Newspaper) - October 13, 1949, Mason City, Iowa Oct 13 1949 Mason City GlobeGazetlr Muson Cily la knou9 teacher Artstomoor gingham plaids in assorted colors 395 Sizes 12 to 18 sport shirt is always the right answer go to the head of the class wearing Kaynees smartly styled sport shirts Kaynee wins high honors with wise mothers for expert tailoring long wearing fabrics and their good conduct under soap and water treatment Shirts Galore Flannels Pastels Westerns and up Sizes 4 to 18 Get to Know North Iowas Largest Boys Department AT FAREWELL the farewell function held for them Lt Comdr and Mrs Smith came across an in teresting coincidence They learned that Mrs Albert wife of the retiring chaplain Capt Albert is a sister of Fritz Olson of Mason City The 2 couples are pictured above from left Mrs Albert Capt Albert Mrs Smith and Lt Comdr Smith f Stephen Smith Retires From Navy Air Force Stephen B Smith whose ex ploits in the navy service in World war II earned him mention in both book and magazine is re tiring as lieutenant commander in the naval air force and settling down in the Mason City vicinity with his family as they have planned foryears Mrs Smith is the former Bea Davis of Mason City Coming up here from the Jack sonville Fla naval air station the Smiths have a rented house at 221 Lakeview drive Clear Lake while looking around for an BACKACHE LEG PAINS MAY BE DANGER SIGN Of Tired Kidneys WTien disorder of kidney function poisonous matter to remain in your Wood Jt may cause nngreing backache rheumatic pains pains loss of pep and energy get ting up nights swelling puffiness under tho eyes headaches and dizziness Frequent oB scanty passages with smarting and burning Sometimes shows there is something wrong With your kidneys or bladder Dont wait Ask your druggist for Doans Pills a stimulant diuretic used successfully by millions for over 60 years Doans frfva happy relief and will help the 15 miles of kidney tubes flush out poisonous wastsfrooi your blood Get Donua Pills AT WOLFS PRPIEAF Ti x The biggest wlue ever offered at this price Authentic 18th Century Genuine CRADDOCK Dependable construction SpacesavingSELFSTORING extension leaf Luxurious handrubbed DUCO lacquer finish in Walnut Mahogany Four automatic metal leaf supports Hardwood base wobbleproof pcdeitai construction Scarproof metal claw toei FingerTip Controll No latches or springs Just pull table open Self Jtoring leaf unfolds like a book into rigid position converting console size into luxurious 66 table to scat 8 or 10 comfortably MATCHING I8TH CENTURY CHAIRS No 46 N No H LYRE BACK BcmlifullycarvedROSE with icat nphnlitcrcd in BACK design with rich itriped lillc Needlepoint upholileretl See The Complete CRADDOCK Line at Northern Iowas Largest Furniture Store MIER WOLF SONS acreage or other spot that pleases them Their oldest daughter Carolyn entered Coe college at Cedar Rap ids this fall as a freshman in an ticipation of their conning to Iowa In her first letter back to her par ents then in Jacksonville she wrote Its cold here Traveled Extensively The Smiths after getting mat ters arranged here plan to go back to Jacksonville pack up and bring back their household goods and their 2 other children Junior 12 and David 11 and Mrs Smiths father Guy Davis who is making his home with them Few people have traveled so extensively over these United States from coast to coast as this couple But out of all the places they have been the Mason City area looks the best to them they said One of the reasons for com ing back to Iowa is the excellent schools provided here Lt Cmdr Smith whose total flight hours add up to 73175 has for the last 2 years been in charge of a utility squadron at the Jack sonville naval air station which involved flying transports across the country throughout the U S For 10 years prior to that he was with torpedo squadrons and it was his heroism on board the aircraft carrier Enterprise that caused him to be named in the book Then There Was One His feat was repairing the steering gear of his ship in a temperature of 180 degrees Among medals and awards earned are the Navy cross and the Distinguished Flying cross with 2 gold stars in lieu of a 2nd and 3rd air medal and the air medal with 2 gold stars in lieu of the 2nd and 3rd air medal Enlisted at 16 The flyers record begins with enlistment in the navy back in at the age of 16 following which he served in a series of ca pacities and learned to fly In World war II besides the carrier Enterprise he served on the USS Ticonderoga as training officer of a torpedo squadron r After the war he became a flight training supervisor at Fort Lauderdale Fla and subsequent ly was assigned to Jacksonville In the war service he is credited with flying 23 combat missions wreaking havoc on the Japanese navy The air group he flew with sank 35 enemy ships damaged 93 and destroyed 163 enemy planes Lt Comdr Smith alone is credited with 4 torpedo hits on Japanese ships one on a large enemy cruiser Lt Cmdr Smith is leaving the navy at what he regards the most critical time in the history of the service He brought back with him a mimeographed copy of the state ment of Capt John G Cromme lin on the B36 investigation which were distributed to all members of his post I am in agreement with the stand of high navy officers who contend the navy is being sunk under the new defense setup and thereby jeopardizing our safety he said Miss Ingebretson Weds R Rasted Leland Miss Lnrilre Mildred Ingebretson daughter of Mr and Mrs E L Ingebretson of Forest City and Richard Thorwald Ras tad Leland son of Mr and Mrs Thorwald Rastad of Chicago were married in the1 Imrriahuel Luther an church in Forest City Oct 4 by the Rev A L Halvorson A prelude of wedding music was played by Mrs Joseph Pet erson and Thomas Ingebretson was the soloist The bride was given in marriage by her father Attending her as matron of hon or was her sister Mrs Nils Krupp of Nogales Ariz The bridegroom was attended by his former roommate John Hauge Forest City Ushers were Ches ter Ingebretson brother of the bride and Charles Langerud of Leland cousin of the bridegroom Following the wedding a re ception was held in the church parlors for the brjdal couple and for Mrs Raslads sister Mr and Mrs Nils Krupp whose marriage took place on Sept 24 in Nogales Mr Rastacls parents made their home in Leland for many years and he has been living here re cently He is employed with his brother Harold Rastad Leland in the construction business He served in the U S navy during the late war Mrs Rastad is a graduate of the Forest City high school and has been employed as business manager of the Municipal hos pital there The bridal couple left for Mountain Home Ark and will take a trip on the White river When they return they will make their home in Forest City Bclmcnd Mr and Mrs Billy Parker of Iowa City are the par ents of a son born Oct 8 THE SMITH above are the members of Lt Comdr Stephen Smith family from left Mrs Smith Carolyn Stephen Jr the lieutenantcommander and David IOWA SHOEBROKERAGE NATIONALLY ADVERTISED SHOES FOR LESS ODDS AND ENDS SALE Special Clearance of odds and ends in Mens Womens and Chil drens shoes for dress work or play Hundreds of pairs to choose from in all styles and colors in Suedes Kids Calf Patent and Gabardine V Not all sixes and widths but plenty to choose from Values as high as Priced to sell fast for only to Youll want several of these at these prices Come in look around and help yourself Most styles out on racks and tables for your convenience BARGAIN BASEMENT SPECIALS Rack No 1 Rack full of ladies shoes pumps ties and straps assorted heels and styles Narrow and medium widths MENS DRESS OXFORDS For Work or Dress sturdily built with extra stuff where you need it Heavy double soles for only Tables full of various styles and colors in sport shoes Flatties Oxfords and Saddles and Rack No 2 Full of ladies Fall shoes all colors and styles High low or medium heels MENS WORK SHOES Rack No 3 Blues Brown Tan or Black in Suedes Calf or Kid For dress sport or everyday Walking shoes some with arch support High low or medium heels Heavy Duty work shoes ail tanned full leather sok Just the thing for work CHILDRENS SHOES Black Brown or White Oxfords as low 2Buckfe Heavy Work Rubbers Casuals for Dress or Sport Work or Play Smart Wedge heels in a variety of colors Blue Black Red Brown and Green In straps ties and pumps Sweatshirts GIRLS All Wool GIRLS All Wool Sweaters Gym Sox Part Wool 35c MAIN FLOOR Mens Famous Make OXFORDS Broken sizes heavy double soles all styles WOMENS Heel Cripper Arch Support Oxfords A COMPLETE LINE OF RUBBER FOOTWEAR IOWA SHOE BROKERAGE NATIONALLY ADVERTISED SHOES FOR LESS CHECK THESE LOW PRICES 4 Old Fashion CHOCOLATE DROPS Ib only I LADIES New FALL HATS Arriving Daily Childrens Ladies SCUFFIES Pair 39 Boys ft Roy Rogers m iv u i i a Ji Sport Sox ji 4 25cpr Sixes 1 to 101 Childrens Cotton PANTIES 5 pr for Sizes 1 to 6 SJOO Ladies j 2Way Stretch i Duette GIRDLES Sizes 36 to 44 Girls BOBBY SOX pr 29 Sizes 9 to 11 i Ladies Zipper Style Underarm PURSES Ladies Rayon Sale Price XX Halloween COSTUMES MASON CITY GLOBE GAZETTE CLASSIFIED ADS PAY DIVIDENDS TRY ONE Big Assortment of Ladies HAT FEATHERS lOc Girls COAT 69 S SETS V I Sizes 4 to 6x N Place your orders now for your personalized Christmas Cards 50 for J Also in our 5 lOo store 9 So Federal ;