Polk County

Red Cross Workers


Gauze Arrives; Again Make Surgical Dressings

Red Cross workers resume making surgical dressings in the two work rooms here Monday after the arrival of a shipment of gauze. Busy at 312 Sixth ave. are, from left to right, Mrs. E.H. Clark, 2104 Seventh st., Mrs. Calvin J. Kirchen, 4019 Eleventh place; and Mrs. George Foster, 1905 Grand ave.The other work center is at 1212 Grande ave.

Source: The Des Moines Register, October 10, 1944 (photo included)