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:sday, January 17, 1963 SHELTON--MASON COUNTY JOURNAL- Published in "Ohr,tma,town, U.8.A." Shelton, Washington Pa po00t - At Inventory mE t}isen s Now--Enjoy Substantial Real Savings on Quality Furniture SOFA and GHAIR Danish style, foam rubber cushions, hand-tied coil spring base construction. A beautiful choco- late brown. was $299.50-- NOW $19500 Sale Begins &30 a. m. Friday, January 18 DANISH ROUND DININGROOM TABLE and 4 GHAIRS Walnut' finish, with two leaves. Chairs have covered seats in attractive pattern. was $189.50 - - NOW $10900 GOLONIAL-STYLE SOFA BEDROOM SUITE Of imported Guinia wood, immense triple dres- Wing back, foam rubber cushions, hand-tied set, mirror and bookcase bed. Dust-proof con- coil spring base. A warm colonial red. struction, center drawer guides, dovetail joints. was $329.50 - - NOW $19,5oo was $229.50 - - NOW $17900 UP FOR FREE DOOR PRIZES STRATOLOUNGER RECLINING CHAIR 2" LARG,00 DESK regular retail value -- $129.95 with 5 big drawers regular price -- $59.95 OPEN EVERYDAY8:3OT05.'30 01 Furni Compa y FRIDAY NIGHT 'TIL 8:30 sen ture n No purchase necessary -- No obligation SOFA PILLOWS . , . . . $1.00 SGENIG PIGTURES . . . $9.88 ALL POTTERY . . , . -PRIGE [ --NEW, LOW PRICES ON ZENITH COLOR TV-- rd BRASS POLE LAMP regular price -- $17.95 DIAL 426-4702 328 Cots Street ;e change from present condi- s, foggy and low clowdiness. ling drizzles, temperatures below normal, highs 32 lows 25 to 38. u'll Be Comfortable With Modern Heat GOTT OIL 00. BAYSHORE ROAD 426-3322 I Temperature To Eight Deb In Matlock Vicinity Over Weekend By Dora Hearing Vancouver, spent, the past week ' MATLOCK.--Tlle temperature iwith their cousins, Mr. and Mrs. ropped to 8 degrees in this vi-I I. C. Ford. 'inity over the weekend and we Mr. and Mrs. Doug Gwinnett of are happy to report iL has warmed Kent called aL the Stanley Gwin- P some "now. I neLL home Sunday. ' The Matlock Grange will spon,[ Mr. and Mrs. Gene Brown at- ;or a dance Saturday night. Every- body welcome. The IvIatlock Ladies Club met tt the home of Mrs. Elvin Hear- ing last week on W%dnesday. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Clift were SaLurday evening dinner guests of Mr. and' Mrs. Stanley Gwinnett of mpson Salmon Hatchery. It was a combined birthday dinner in ho- nor of Mrs. ClifL and Mr. Gwin- nette. MR. AND MRS. Lad Rossmaier were Sunday dinner guesLs of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Rossmaier of Black Lake. Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Breh- meyer 'St, called aL the Edward Valley home Sunday. Mrs. Augusta Portlnan was an overnight guest of Mr. and Mrs, L. D. PorLman of ShelLon, Tues- day. Elvin Hearing had the misfof tune to fall Saturday afternoon on the frozen ground and split Lhe palm of his left hand open, 1L re- quired 12 stitches. Mr. and Mrs. Lud Rossmaier called on the James Rossmaiers of Shelton Sunday, Mr. and Mrs. Eh, in Hearing were Sunday evening supper guests of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Clift. 5IlL AND MRS. ALEC TAYLOR nnd family of Tacoma were week- end guests at the Andrew Mc- Garvie home. Mr. and Mrs. Kermet Smith of tended a Sunday School Confer- ence in Tacoma Sunday. Rayonier Earnings Show Increase During 1962 Rayonier Incorporated scored on a number of its major targets in 1962. Earnings were 43 percent above 1961 figures, achieving a contimfing sales and earnings up- swing. The Company also estab- lished a new, all-Lime record in tonnage sales, saw its Sih,iehemi- eals elimb to substantial sales, fur- tler enhanced its sales and service posture in world cellulose and paper-making pulp markets by bringing to 30 the number of countries now served, introduced lIltranier on COlmnereial scale-- -the world's most highly refined wood cellulose, and raised the quarterly dividend 25 percent from 20 cents to 25 cents. Cash flow generated from earnings, depreciation, deple- tion and other sources moved from $3.67 to nearly $5.00 per share. COMMENTED I{USSELL F. Eriekson, president, in releasing the firm's preliminary 1962 figures here today-"The past year was satisfactory for Rayonier. Onr improved profits are largely at- h-ibutable to a high level of opera- tons throughout the year. We look for better earnngs in 1963 pro- vided all influencing factors iu world markets hold fast." For Rayonier and subsidiaries, for Lhc ..-... ..... .,.....:...:.... .......... ,: , .. .'....'....'t  ...., year just ended, earnings were "." " ".':..,2;* "" :'.'.:, $11,425,000, equal to $1.90  pet" "; -n sbarc on net sales of $142,000,000. These figures compare with net profits for 1961 of $7,990.038, equal  to $1.33 pet" share on net sales of , $134,704.045. For the final quarter of 1962, Mr. Erickson reported net earn- ..... ings of $3,022,000, equal to 50 :':',.". cents per share, compared ahnosL ...,. . identically with the year's third ..".," ." uarLer and was snb t liv q , ...... . stan_l_,, " ' .'* "" 1" above the z,z(z,987 (38 cents per 4.. % . , ... sharet earned auring the last three l * oo % :, ,,.. o, months of 1961. " " "" *" Together with its Canadian sub- , o, ** *** e, aQ .'...': : ,',.... .... ,: .- -..':,:. ......... :'":" """ :-':'.::" .'.:'V."'.:" "..: :: -.:) :.. SHOWER YOUR HOME WITH ATTENTION Use our low-cost Home Improvement Loan Remodel, repair or paint your home, new--the low-cost way. Use our easy-to,manage Home Im- provement Loan. Just bring in a contractor's estimate of the work you want done. Our ex- Perienced loan counselor will arrange an easy, nmnthly repayment schedule. And, you can take aonths to repay. Stop in this week for full detaiI l:,F1rx AND  WJSHING'rON Olympia, Washington HOME OFFICE __ OLYMPIA IN SHELTON SEE LOAN COUNSELOR KURT MANN MANN REAL ESTATE 21 $. 1st St.' Phone 426-6591 sidiary, Rayonier Canada, Limited, tile Company sold 854,259 tons of chemical celhfloscs and paper- nlaking pulps, thus establishing a new tonnage sales reemxl in the company. 1962 tonnage sales were 12 pereent above 1961 when the firm set its previous tonnage sales record of 761,239 Lens. IV(IRKING CAPITAL at De- cembpr 31, 1962, was $56,700.000 in comparison with $45,384,160 at the end of 1961. Current assets totaled $72,500,- 000 and Current liabilities were $15.800.000 al 1962's Year end. This compared with CUrrent assets of $63,095.635 and current liabili- ties oi $17,711,475 at the end of December, 1961. Taking note of the price strut- lure for chemical celluloses and paper-making pulps, Eriekson said thaL while prices remained fairly firm in 1962, no upward price ad- justments could be Considered until further price stabilization had bern1 achieved. He remarked Lbat prices I!or tayonier products are current- ly as ranch as $20 pet- ton lower Lhan in 1952. Ghristensen Lincoln Day Dinner Speaker Richard G. Christensen, 1962 Republican candidate for the U.S, Senate, will be the featured speak- eraL the 1963 Lincoln Day din- ner Feb. 20. The location and time of (he dinner will be announced later, (c- cording to S, \\;. Vander \\;egen, Repub]ican County Chairman. There are two kinds of weal(- ness, that which breaks and that which bends ....... James Russell Lowell. County Highway Hiking To Be Death Toll Five Topic 0f Hood During Last Year Mason County killed two more people on its streeLs and high- ways in 1962 than it did in 1961. That report comes today from Washington State Patrol ehiel Roy A. Betlach. Chief BeLlach said a total at 605 persons died in traffic acci- dents in Lbe state during 1962. making it the third worst year on record. Last year the state trafic Loll was 580. Reeords of the Washington State Safety Council show fatal- ities declined in the state during December for the fourth consec- ntive month, but increases earlier Canal Program By Joyce Scott HOODSPORT -- The men and boys of our eolnlnunity are going to be interested to hear that eTA fat Hood CanM Junior High School on Monday evening. Jan. 21 will l feature a program designed for their particular enjoyment. Representatives from the Olym- pic Research Council will discuss "Safety in Hiking". Of course. the women and girls are welcome to attend, too. This meeting will begin promptly at 7:30 p.m. in- stead of the usual 8 p,m. hour. Mrs. John Dennison urges all in the year boosted the total to women of the community to be the near all-time high. Mason sure to see the films, "Time and had no traffie deaths in[Two Women". and "Breast Self County December. leaving the year's total I Examination", These films are be- standing at five. ing shown by the American Can- Major accident causes during cm, Society in a state-wide drive 1962 were failure to yield the right of way, speed, disregard at traffic signs and signals and pe- destrian violations. The estimated cost of the year's traffic mis- haps has been set at n'lore than 106 million dollars. Research And Th two major needs of the Christmas Tree Industry are the need to produce quality trees and for research into the problems o growing trees, Shclton Clmmber of Commerce members were told last Thursday night. Speaker for the program at the monthly lnemberslfip meeting was Herber'L Plumb, a retired Forest Service employee and now oper- ator of a tree farm near Black Ltmb"- said the outlook for ual- ity Christmas trees 'as excqlent but that the grower was going Lo have to pay more attention to put- ling top quality trees on the mar- ket. He said hdicaions to him from merchants l]ad been that the arti- ficial Christmas trees were de- clining. HE ADVOCATED a grading system for trees, commenting that most other crops v, rel,e graded so that if cnll products were put on the market, they were labled so the buyer knew what he was get- Ling. A major need of the industry is for research in tbe problems el growing Christmas trees. Phmlb said. The Forest, Service conducts re- seareh, he said. but it is almost entirely in the area of timber pro- duction. There is research being carried on in the cat and mid-west, but it is not ahvays applicable here. He said one step which might help to get some ChrisLmas tree research was the recent appoint- ment of Lee Wells of the Hofert Christmas Tree Company to the research advisory committee of the Forest Service, HE SAID ONE WAY in which the Chanlber e(mld hch) wqs to support efforls to get the Forest Service and the Department at Natural RoSOllrees to get research projects started. Citing an exalnt)le of the need for resear(;h he said he had a problem with sometlfing defoliat- ing some of his trees, and that he had been told it was : fungus while another grower with the same probh, m was told it was caused by an insect. ausl to bc snre. he said, he had sprayed with both an insecticide and a funoicidc, but that this was expensive, and if there had been research available, he could have found out what the trouble \\;vas and would have had to have used only one spray. Oscar Levm was program chairman and introduced the speaker. to reduce deaths among women from this dreaded disease. These films are being shown at the Hood Canal Jnnior High School Jan. 24 a.t 10 a.m. and again at 3 p.m A local doctor will be pres- ent at both showings to answer questions. The third class, in a series el. four on Civil Defense for the fam- ily will meet on Thursday (to- nightl aL the Junior High. Earl Crmnb. iflstrnct0r, has plans for anotler series soon so if you are interested and have missed thc first two they could be pieked up at a later date. Mr. and Mrs. Bryan Miles and Walter Carpenter and Jean Bass were dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Ben Morris on Monday night. The annual business meeting o Hood Canal Community ehurcl was held last Wednesday evening. A delicious ham diimer was serv- Among Our SERVICEMEN Army 1st Lt. Lynn A. Bender. son of Mr, and Mrs. Jasper A Bender, Shelton, recently was as. signed to the 517th Artillery, a Hawk missile unit at Fort Sher- man. Canal Zone. Lt. Bender, a platoon leader in the artillery's Battery D. was last stationed at Fort Bliss. Tex. The 24-year-old lieutenant is a 1956 graduate of h'ene S. Reed High Sehol, Shelton. and a 1961 graduate of the U. S. Military Aeadmny, \\;Vest Point N.Y His wife. Joan. lives at Fort Sher- lnan. "I'honas O. Moran electrician's mate third elass, USN. son of Mr and Mrs. Orville T. Moran. Shelo ton, serving aboard the attack cargo ship USS Washburn while she was part of the United States quarantine forces in the Carib- bean. Fair Board " .::e kp, e,,,, mqgtttens i!nloFtaJ D[- i:ibutes only bv removing the dust that aims them. Mary Baker Eddy. Names Officers ....................................... I .............. New members. Board oficers eleetion and preliminary reports oil ! future building plans kept the Fair ! Board busy at its last meeting, Tues,!ay, January 15th. Martin AuseLh reumes the reins: as presideut. Viee president wilt be Ed "Pay!or, Mrs. NarLiq. Aueeit', will continlle as secretary, and tin, new treasurer will be Mrs. Carl ]zetl,. Richard Kelley is the represen- tative for t-H ieadcrs" conncil v,'h( replaces iobert \\;Vhitnavsn. Mrs, John Jansson who replaces Mrs. Mae Unger is one of the three homemaker council tepre.- sentatives. Others on this group are Mrs, C H. Clark and Mrs John Holtorf . Cart Izett aim w,mriw Peck gave reports on possible uses o i the si'e at the drp()rt The l'il':l two considerations will be given to power and water .supoly. I Representatives from the Sher- iff's Posse. riding clubs and a motolcveic chlb were on hlld to The Washbnrn returned to San contribltte their ideas of possible Diego, Calif., in mid-December use of the airport site. after her two-month deployment ............. I Navy Commander A. t3, Eriek- son, Supply Corps, son of Mrs. Lorna V. Eriekson. Shelton was presented a pin and eertifieale, Dec. 10. for blood donations amounting to one gallon, while serving at the Bnreatl of Sup- plies and Accounts. Navy Depart- merit. Washington. D.C. ...................... I Fire Loss In City Decreases SOH00L MENU WEEK OF JAN, 21-25 Monday  Sp;ghetti witl haL liKht rolls, peru,:, applesauce. milk. Tuesday \\;\rie:,.e]' wi:ks, pots- h) cbip:, w, gclable salad ('tlo- rotate pudding. _niik. Wednesday - - Navy bCalt SOtl t) with ham. hot buttered earn- bread, carrot :nd celery sticks cherry o apple cobbler, milk. Thursday - Hot turkey sand- wieh, snap green beans, cookie, fruit milk. Friday--Macaroni P, nd cheese. buttered beet [iomeuade raz- Sill bread, ice ereanl b;ll milk. Supplement your child's diet with Plenamins from Prepp's Re00a00l 133 R R. Phone 426-4642 Morgan, Earett's AS LOW AS SAYE SPACE--All inserts stay on door all year SAVE WORK--Sliding Panels tilt out for easy washing END RATTLES--Panels cushionedin wool pile weather. of tuble-free MORGAN, EAGRETT LUIiiBER ] HILLCREST Phone 426.4522 I High Low Precip. Jan 9 ................ .10 30 ..... Jan. 10 .............. 33 23 .... Jan. 11 .............. 27 1,3 -- Jan. 12 .............. 32 10 ..... Jan. 13 .............. 32 15 Jm. L4 ............ 38 30 -- I Jan. 15 ............. 48 35 - Gounoil Elects Officers For 1963 Thc Mason County 4-H Leaders Council met Jan. 8 wiLh the 1963 officers taking over their outms. [ The new officers are Mrs. Rachel Valley, president: Mrs. La- Rue Evers, vice-president; Mrs. i l)oris Vhitmarsh. secretary; Mrs. Betty \\;Volfe. trea:mrer; Mrs, Cars I)rake, reporter and Mrs. Louise Spooner. historian. lichnrd Kelley was named to a three-year term on the Fair Board: ,lames Hickson to a one- year term on the Panhandle board and Edythe Bedell to a three-year lerm on /he Panhandle board. The executive board set-a cal- endar of events for Lhc year and made committee appointments. Gynetl Anseth and Betty Wolfe were named co-chairlne for the group's annnal spring party. The next meeting will be Feb, 12 at 8 p.m. in the Extension Of- fice with reports from the Rally Day, National 4-H Week and Demonstrations committee. street reference book for January. 1963. which lists 142 retailers, manufaeturers and wholesalers in Shelton [a drop of one from" a year agol, 20 in Belfair (un- changed), 17 in Hoodsport an in- crease of tWO). and L1 in Union (a drop of onel. The list includes those manufac- turers, wholesalers and retailers who seek or grant commercial credit but it does not include some of the service and profcssional businesses such as beauty and barber shops, security dealers an(t real estate brokers, so tte total business m the county would be higher. Door to Screen Ooor.., IN SECONDS been sent statement requests.  H Figures were obtained from a q'H physics count of the Dun & Brad- Leader's tack and is confined to her bed. Mr. Eaton, a spry 85 years young, has assumed the job of nurse and nook. On Sunday afternoon Mrs. George Yocom. Mrs. Andy Scott and Mrs. L. K. Wcbb visited at ,the Eaton home. Mrs. Eaton would greatly enjoy hearing from her friends, The address is Sequin, Rt. 1. Box 355. 203 BUSINESSES NOW IN MASON COUNTY The Seattle office of Dun & BradsLreet. Inc.. noted national marketing firm. reported 203 bus- incss firms in Mason County had The breakdoxm of the 1962 fires showed 123 residential fires, four m mercantile establishments, two in office buildings, seven in mmm- facturing plants, 21 grass and brush fires. 13 automobile fires. four smoke scares a,m honest ntis- takes, six first aid emergency calls a.nd six calls outside the mty limits. A breakdown of the fire losses last year shows $5,325 loss in l lmildings and $1,100 in the eon-[ tents of the buildings. Coruparable fignres for 1961 i were $12.980 ill buildings and $8.370 in eontents. Chan.s from Storm b, During 1962 Amozmg mw ed by Cal'olyrt Robbins and Syl- %lb via Sund. AfLer dinner, reports r$L___ __=[__  qff from eai2h department of the ' " ehnrch were read to the encour- The Slelton Fire Department agemenL of those present, answered more calls last year tban the preivo,,s year, but. loss from / AI00UMINUM ] After necessary business, the fires in the city was about two- meeting was concluded with a thirds lower, the anmml report of hymn of praise and prayer by Fire Ctiof'T. E. Deer shows. lev. Wesley Gain. He left Mon- day morning to attend a three-day The department answered 123 cars in 1962 compared to 115 in pastor's conference at Ellenaburg. 1961.. Loss fronl fires in 1962 ,,,as / C O M B ! N AT I O N Mrs. GeorgeEaton, forn, erPot- $6.425 compared to $21,350 in 1961. DOOR latch resident. now living at Se- The per capita loss in 1962 was ouim. recenIJy suffered a heart at- 90 cents compared lo $3.78 in 1961.