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Page 4 SttELTON--MASON COUNTY JOURNAE- Publisheit in "Christmastown, U.g.'A.", Shelton, Washington Thursday, LIBRARY SEES HAJOR CHANGES DURING 1962 '$/mpsonPromotes At the beginning of 1962. the library remodelling was only in the planning state. It has now been completed, with the removal of several old walls, the addition of a small area at the rear of the building which provided new washrooms, a new floor, new dec- oration, a large amount of new shelving and a new circulation desk. This renovation has made a great deal of difference to the] convenience of the building as far I as the patrons are concerned. For the first time. the children have a well-defined area of their own. During the remodelling, the li- brary was closed for five weeks. Patrons were invited to borrow as many books as they wanted for that period. The response was ov- erwhelming, and proved to be a great help in clearing the shelves SHELTON-MASON COUNTY JOURNAL, INC., Publishers Founded 1886 by Grant C. Angle _ Mailing Addreo: Box 446, Shelton Phone 426-4412 Published at Shelton, Mason County, Washington, every Thursday. Entered as Second-Class Matter at the Postoffice, Shelton, Washington SUBSCRIPTION RATES$4.50 per year in lIason County, in advance; Outside Mason County, $5.00 Member of National Editorial Association Member of Washington Newspaper Publishers' Association COPY DEADLINES RURAL CORRESPONDENCE AND NOTICES -- Monaay 10 a.m. DISPLAY ADVERTISING -- Tuesday noon SOCIETY NEWS Tuesday noon PICTURES AND NEWS Tuesday 5 p.m. WANT ADS Wednesday 10 a.m. EDITOR AND PUBLISHER -- William M. Dickie PLANT SUPERINTENDENT Jim Shrum OFFICE MANAGER -- Lodema Johnson NEWS EDITOR -- Alan Ford SOCIETY EDITOR  Marl Waters OFFICE ASSISTANT -- ]Yary Kent ADVERTISING MANAGER -- Barbara Nelson PRINTERS -- Russ Stuck, Dave Thaeher, Asa Pearson, Jerry Stiller, Bill Poole. THE HARSTINE ISLAND BRIDGE The voters of Mason County are being asked to decide March 12 whether or not the county should spend $720,000 to build a bridge to Harstine Island. The first reaction from a great many residents is going to be"Why should I vote to spend that much money on something which will benefit only a small number of peo- ple ? I have never been to Harstine, and, I probably won,t go there whether there is a bridge or not." We believe, however, the voters of the county should take a good look at the alternatives before making a final decision. The bridge bonds would cost the county between $50,000 and $55,000 annually over the next 20 years. The alternative is to continue the present county ferry operation. This isn't a very good paying proposition either. It has been costing about $20,000 a year the past sev- eral years and no chance for lowering this loss is in sight. Actually, the annual loss Wi]$ beqgter in the years to come. The present ferry has longince en its best days and will have to be replaced in the next year or two at a cost es- timated at about $200,000. The county would have to sell bonds to make this pur- chase, and, paying them off added to the deficit in the ferry operation would end up costing about the same or more than the cost of retiring the bridge bonds and this cost would not be paid off in 20 years. The county commission put this proposal before the voters after many months of study and, we are sure, with the full realization that it would not be an easy one to sell to the voters. It is, however, they believe the most logical and econom- ical solution to a tough and expensive problem. We must agree with them. WE'RE NOT SO BAD. American stature throughout the world has grown greatly in world eyes since the Cuban crises, but there are other places in which non-Americans are taking note of U.S. achievements. We are indebted to H. E. Wolden of Arcadia Road for statistics he translated for us from a Swedish newspaper which noted that the U.S. ks one of only two nations in the free world which showed an increase in safety percentages during the decade of 1950-80, and that the U.S. standard of living far outstrips the rest of the world. In the safety categoq'y, the statistics show that the U.S. decreased its death per 100,000 people from acci- dents to 20.6 in 1960 from 23.1 in 1950. Iceland was the only other to show a decrease,/rom 6.9 to 6.3. Austria, for example, went from 5.9 to 27.5 for the worst record. West Germany went from 14.9 to 25.6, Aus- tralia 21.8 to 25.6, Finlard 7.8 to 17.1, Denmark 9.8'to 16.9, Sweden 10.3 to 14.6, and Norway from 5.0 to 8.4. On the standard of living subject, figures released by the World Health Organization for Northern Countries show the averag American, wage-earner has an income of $2,817.84 compared to Canada's nearest rival at $1,940.62, Sweden at $1,905.86, Switzerland $1,675.72, New Zealand $1,631.00, Great Britain $1,412.02, Belgium $1,395.75. West Germany $1,395.68, l'ance $1,358.00, Denmark $1,322.00 Finland $1,009.67, the Netherlands $1,093.00, Norway $1,- $59.61, Iceland $961.33, Austria $847.45, .the Soviet Union $741.68, Irelind $695.00 and Italy $688.13. We have our faults, admittedly, but we have some things to be proud at, too. 00Rl/ ........ Joe Kilbourne -- Phone 426-2439 LL Duane Rodgers -- Phone 426-6142 FOR FUL{. INFORMATION CONCERNING WHY BORE PEOPLE PREFER HEALTH INSURANCE' FROM MUTUAL OF OMAHA rrHAN FROM ANY OTHER COMPANY IN THE WORLD e There is a BIG DIFFERENCE in halth insurance Home Office: Omaha Ncbraska . 11, i ] ............. t ..... iI l I while work was in progress. Extensive weeding of the col- lection was carried out through- out the year, in order to make room for the new books which are constantly being purchased. The decision to offer discarded books to patrons was a popular one. and almost all of these books found new homes. AN INVENTORY of library holdings has almost been com- pleted. When it is finished, the catalog will more accurately re- flect the present collection of the library. Great improvements in the col- lection were made in children's non-fiction, particularly in geog- raphy, history and biography. In addition to current purchases, a continuing attempt is made to make a well-balanced selection of books for all purposes. To some extent, services to the public have been limited by the very large amount of "housekeep- ing" duties during the year. How- ever, the Librarian did visit many of the school classes during the fall. in connection with the sum- mer reading club program, and did make a few other talks to clubs. It is hoped that during 1963 the reward of all this work will be seen in better service to the com- munity. Local Spendin00 Is Up for Food, ears NEW YORK, (Special.l--The way in which the average family in Mason County distributed its retail dollar during the past fis- cal year, expanding in some di- rections and cutting down in others, is indicated in the lat- est market data reports. They show that the end result was a good one for local mer- chants in general. Contrary to the situation in some parts of the country, where fears of recession or unusually high unemployment led to reductions in spending, lo- cal families went through the year normally and confidently. Such changes as did take place . t in the way they spent thmr money reflected shifts in the importance to them of particular kinds of goods and services. THE EFFECT OF THESE re- adjustments in their spending pat- terns is brought out by the Standard Rate and Data Service in its comprehensive report on consumer buying. It covers all sections of the country. In Mason County, it Shows. a major part of the retail dollar went for food and for automobile purchases and maintenance. These categories received 55 per cent of the dollar. The total amount that was spent in these directions in the ypar was $9,014,000. Of that sum, $5,516,000 went for purchases of food. This was ex- clusive of expenditures in restau- rants. SALES OF AUTOMOBILES, boats, motorcycles, trailers and other automotive equipnent, but not including trucks, came to $2,- 140.000. Gas filling stations chalked up an additional $1,358,000. As for the rest of the retail spending picture, it is revealed in the volume of business done by the other kinds of stores listed in the report. Most of them ended up with gains over the prior year. AmOng them were: general mer- chandise stores, with gross sales of $2,005,000, apparel shops, $567,- 000. home furnishings stores, $565,000, and drug stores, $435,000. JANE'S JOTTINGS Around Mason County wlt Cmmty Extension Agent Jane Jones Windsor We label this as reflection month. It is the time when folks look at their bank balance, bud- get and try to make some deci- sions about what to do about the money shortage this next year. If the wife is getting a gleam in her eye about going to work to solve the problem or her husband is pushing her with this thought, she might like to get more orga- nized and get come facts down on paper. I submit this worksheet as a way of doing your figuring. Here I have supplied some figures of a case we know of a lady who had a chance to go to work as a tea- cher and with children ages four, six and eight who had to be cared for. You will notice that her baby sitting expenses are not as high as they perhaps would be if she were working full time the year 'round. Some folks have estima ted that this cost could go up to at least $1200 for the year. Use this as a basis and fill in the blanks that apply to your case and then decide if this would solve the prob- lem, or whether more careful ma- nagement on the home front would net you the same in dollars. Edward 5. LyrE. EDWARD S. LYCAN Promotion of Edward S. Lycan, 30. from tail operator to machine accounting supervisor for Simpson Timber Company at Shelton has been announced by R. C. Brewer, division comptroller. Lycan replaces Bill O'Neill. who bas transferred to Simpson head- quarters in Seattle. A native of Tenino, Lycan at- tended Centralia Junior College and St. Martin's College. He ser- ved in the United States Air Force from 1952 to 1956 and came to Simpson in Iarch, 1959 from the Washington State employment se- curity department, where he was a tab operator. Lycan, his wife. Marge and two sons live at 923 Thomas St., Shel- ton. Law Says Dead Animal Carcasses Must Be Disposed Stockmen and farmers tread on thin ice if they do not quickly dispose of dead animals: Since the advent of Blackleg and Enterotoxemia outbreaks, the question of state laws concerning carcass disposal has come up in rural communities. In general, regulations are not known. To clarify the matter, Byron E McClanahan. Mason County Prose- cuting Attorney, briefed the State laws regarding the disposal of dead animals as follows: "Every person owning or hav- ing in charge any animal that has died or been killed on account of disease shall immediately bury the carcass thereof to such a depth that no part of the cmwass shall be nearer than three feet from the surface of the ground. Any animal found dead shall be pre- sumed to have died from and on account of disease". (Chapter 10ff Sec. 2. Laws of 1949.) IIcCLAN HAN SAiD THAT the law also provides the Director of Agriculture with the authority to make rules to effect the statute. The Washington State Depart- ment of Health and Agriculture, further interpreted the disposal of dead animal statute by making more exacting provisions. A brief- ing of these rules read as follows: "The carcass of any dead animal shall be removed and disposed of by burial, incineration or other proper method within 24 hours after death. If the carcass is buried it shall be placed so that every part shall be covered by at least two feet of earth and at a location not less than 100 feet from any well, spring, stream or other sufac waters, in a place not subject to overflow. In all eases of death from communicable direase, the carcass, if disposed of by burial, shall first be thoroughly enveloped in unslacked lime. "PROPER DISPOSAL shall be made by the owner of the animal or by the owner of the property on which the dead animal is found. Where the owner of the animal is unknown and the carcass is found upon rely street, alley or other .public place, it shall be removed and disposed of by the County Board of Health at public ex- pense." McClanahan said tha it is a misdemeanor to violate the State Law or the rulings. American Literature Glass Is Offered There are still openings in the University of Puget Sound Ameri. can Literature class being offered to start here Feb. 6. Classes will be held from 6:30- 9:30 p.m. in Evergreen School with Robert Ruhle as instructor. " The course is a study in depth of selected American writers. It will close April 24. Anyone interested in enrolling can contact Evergreen Schol. 426- 8281 for further information. WORKSHEET FOR ESTIMATING WIFE'S NET INCOME FROM EMPLOYMENT Gross Income Expenses: ............................................................................................ $4800 1. Income taxes .......................................................................... $ 864.00 2. Social Security tax .............................................................. $ 150.00 3. Contributions to other retirement plans .......................... $ 240.00 4. Meals and snacks at work .................. $ 35.00 5. Transportation to and from work ================================== $ 50.00 6. Transportation on job (not reimbursed) ...... : ............... $ 7. Special work clothing (including care) .......................... $ 75.00 8. Dues to unions, professional and business organizations, employee clubs, etc ................................... $ 56.00 9. Professional and business publications ............................ $ 8.00 10. Professional and business meetings, conventions .......... $ 50.00 11. Educational expense related to employment .................. $ 150.00 12. Tools and licenscs required for the job .......................... $ 13. Gifts and flowers for fellow employees ........................ $ 2,00 14. Parties. special meals with fellow employees .............. $ 6.00 15. Extra spent for general-wear clothing (including care) ......................................................................  225.00 16. Extra spent for personal care .......................................... 15 75.00 17. Extra spent for paid help for household tasks ................ $ 800.00 18. Other expenses for specific job .......................................... $ 150.00 19. Additional food costs (family) .......................................... $ 200,00 Total .................................................................................. $3,136.00 Net income (gross income minus total expenses) .................. $%664.00 Baptist Church Slates Talks By Missionary Five mzssionaries fronl several continents will be guest speakers at the Shelton First Baptist church. The theme for the mis- sionary conference will be "A Great Door and Effectual is op- ened unto Me." These missionaries will be scheduled as speakers for the regular services Sunday and each evening Monday through Wednesday of next week begin- ning at 7 p.m. Similar confer- ences are being scheduled in ten other churches of the Puget Sound area. A large youth rally is plan- ned in-Auburn Feb. 2 to which many teenagers of the Shelton Church will be attending. Sunday morning two mission- aries. Rev. Hugh Collins and wife. and Miss Elizabeth Walton will be heard in Bible School sessions and church services. Sunday evening, Mr. and Mrs. Ben Ralston will join with Miss Walton in presenta- tions at the 6 p.m. youth activi- ties and the evening serwce at 7 p.m. Rev. Hugb Collins will be the guest speaker for the Radio Broadcast from the church over station KMAS at 11 a.m. Sun- day. Roy. Mr. Collins is a grad- uate of Whitworth College, Tal- bot Theological Seminary and Prairie Bible Institute and has served as pastor in the Spokane area as well as Long Beach. Calif. Rev. and Mrs. Collins are ap- pointed to missionary service in France. Sunday evening, as well as Sun- day morning, Miss Elizabeth Wal- ton will be speaking to groups about her field in India Miss Wal- ton began the leprosy clinic in Chandur Pazar ten years ago, with 75 patients. This work has grown to 750 patients being treat- ed at the clinic, with from 1500 to 2000 others being treated at substations or outpatient etinics. liss Walton is also associated with the Kothara Leprosy Home. She has been a missionary in In- dia since 1946 and is a graduate of Northwestern Bible School, Minneapolis; The Michael Rcese Hospital School of Nursing, Chi- cago, and the Frontier Nursing Service School of Kentucky. Sunday evening Mr. and Mrs. :Ben Ralston will be sharing in the program. Mr. Ralston received his degree in pharmacy at the Univer- sity of Colorado and has for the past number of years been in a partnership in Estacada. Ore. The Ralston family will go to West Pakistan where Mr. Ralston will be the pharmacist for the hospital at Sind After selling the part- nership in the drug store busi- ness they attended the Multnomah School of the Bible in Portland. Ore. Monday evening, at 7 p.m., the guest speaker will be Miss Helen Walters who is home on her sec- ond furlough from Japan. Miss Walters is responsible for training native pastors and Christian lea- ders in church administration and preaching. Miss Wallets served in Yuzawa, Northern Japan as tea- cher, and counselor. She is a graduate of Western Baptist The- ological Seminary in Portland, Or- egon and the Eastern Oregon Col- lege of Education at LaGrande. Ore. Tuesday noon a Missionary lun- cheon is scheduled at the church for people of the community wish- ing to meet the missionary group. The public is invited by making reservations at the church office before Sunday. Tuesday evening Gary Poppin- ga,, principal of Faith Academy, is the scheduled speaker. Faith Academy is in the Philippine Is- lands at Manila Most of the stu- dents are children of missionar- ies serving in the Phillippine Is- lands. The Popina's have spent the last five years in the Phil- lippines and just before returning on furlough, supervised the crec- tion of buildings to aecomodate 300 classroom students and 75 boarding students. Mr. Popinga is a graduate from Wheaton Col- lege, Wheaton. Ill.. with several years of teaching experience in kmerica before going to the mis- sion field. The Wednesday evening speak- er will be Roy. Richard Jacobs. who has been serving with the Conservative Baptist Foreign Mis- sion Society among the Senufo Tribe in the Ivory Coast of Af- rica. Roy. Mr. Jacobs m very fa- miliar with religious customs fe- tishes and spirit worship of the African people. Rev. Jacobs is a graduate of the University of Minnesota. Northwestern Schools in Minnea- polis and the Western Conserva- tive Baptist Theological Semin- ary in Portland. I LETTERS TTH: i INCONSISTENT TItINKING Dear Bill : The short-sighted and rather ri- diculous action taken by the Shel- ton Chamber of Commerce a coup- le of weeks ago plus your editorial congratulating them has disheart- enecl me no end. I never will understand the kind of thinking that substitutes excu- ses for action. The economy in Shelton is sick and has been ever since the recession of 1960. We never have qfite come out of the 1958 recession. Those of you who vcould disagree might take a walk around and count the empty store buildings and dead Pulp mills we still have here. I did not say dead economy but certainly it is sick. About the same as the national economy which is not growing at a fast enough rare to put everyone to work or increase the standard of living by very much. I have talked to Shelton business men who tell me that the reason there are so many unemployed is that they are too lazy to look for work. They told me this when the total was 4 million and again when the number rose to 5 million. They still use this excuse today so it is no wonder that these same men can look around Shelton and think that things are "pretty good". It takes dreams followed by aeUon to move a community or nation forward. I would Hke to point .out to you Bill and these "self-reliant and re- sourcesful" gentlemen of the Chamber, the inconsistency of their thinking. I find most of these men real pleased to spend 8 million dollars of state money on an in- stitution here and several million more of state and federal money on a highway to Olympia. I didn't hear many complaints about build- ing of the Armory or its recent ad- dition. Last year they were real anxious for government help to counteract Canadian eompetion in eastern lumber sales. But now they "don't need the help" and are wil- ting to turn down the $40,000 dol- lars available for much needed sewer construction because they don't feel we should be designated a distressed area . . . Perhaps all we Chamber members should show up with shovels and dig the sewer ourselves. This of course is no ans- wer either. The real answer lies in lhe Chamber realizin G that its re- sponsibility is not to try and write and execute national legislation or to tell the world its stand on feder- al aid. The Chamber needs to be- come a vibrant far-sighted group willing to work hard to build a bigger and better Mason County, willing to work for a new addition to the courthouse (perhaps a new city-county building} improve sew- ors. streets and sidewalks, improve port facilities build a new school stadium, work for more and better parks and recreational areas. They need to work hard until every empty store in town is full again and five or six new ones are on their way; until Simpson has ad- ded another board plant and three or four hundred more workers: until another good sized industry or another research lab (federal or private) or a drug company or insurance company m moving into the area When Mason County's economy is expanding at 10% or 15q/, the Chamber will then be in a position to stand up and show its pride. Sincerely Dean Palmer ex-me]mber USE GOLDEN RULE ON DOGS Dear Editor: If more people would buy a dog and treat it like they them- selves like to be treated, instead of complaining and screaming about how one of your prize pe- tunias was smashed by a passing homeless orphan dog, it would be a lot better for everybody. I appeal to you people of Shel- ton. buy a dog, be kind to him teach him tricks, and love him, and in turn that little animal will .live up to that old saying, "man's best friend.' People who already have dogs, find it's really not much money to renew a license for your faln- ily pet. Vv'hy not include the dog into your family budget, after all if mother nature would have slipped while creating man and dog, we the humans would have been the underfed and the dogs would have a nice comfortable house and guess who would be homeless then the peopler ! Look at. yourselves in a mir- ror, can you face yourself after you reo:l this. Well it's true you the people not only at Shelton, but of the world, are to blame. Don't get me wrong, there still are a few people in Shelton that really care about the family pet. They don't mind having a chewed up slippm, once in a while, or a wet Sawmill Output Is Up During'S2 PORTLAND.---Sawmills of the age; orders 142 763,000 b.f.; ship- Douglas fir region cut eight bil- lion board feet of lumber in 1962. a shade more than in recession !961 but a hefty 1.1 billion feet less than 1959, the last prosper- pus year before Canadian imports began to zoom, G. Cleveland Edgett. executive vice president of West Coast Lum- bermen's Association, made thcse comparisons from figures gathered for western Oregon and Vashing- toll. Though far short of t959. the past Year's orders gained slightly over the previous two lean years, and mills finished 1962 wi[.h slight- ly bettm' unfilled orders and tight- er inventories. The year's slnn gains failed to reflect the solid advances by constrlJction IKttion- ally The weekly average of West Coast lumber production in De- cember was 137.224.000 b.f. or 86.4 percent of the 1957-61-avcr- age. Orders averaged 149,794,000 b,f.; shipments 134,074.000 b,f.; weekly averages for November were production 154.794,000 b.f.. 97.4 percent of the 1957-61 aver. ments 147,149,000 b.f. Twelve months of the 1962 cumulative production 8,001,675,- 000 b.f.; twelve months of 1.961, 7,809,023,000 b.f.: twelve months of 1960, 8.100,000,000 b.f.: twelve month of 1959. 9,104,600.000 b.f. Orders fm twelve months of 1962 break down as follows: rail and truck 6.097,302,000 b.f.; do- mestic cargo 1.387.367.000 b.f.: ex- port 381.293.000 b.f.: local 350.138,- 000 b.f. Late io G|assify Ill[llly (XL]'I/ ]I'I/III'CN, COlltl'tc[, [t,I'lliS :F,':lil;Jbh' Call 42(;-8277 [o Hco Lo(|;ly Di(:k lhfl}tnr. Wal.,rfronl totally. 3t'7 Raih'oad Av. 1/31 .I,'(.) 1 '. l{ f].N'I.  ---IN o:l l I ;vo-hed I'r,m $55 p(!V Ill(*lll]l. Ltll''( ull(-bt!dl'OOII1 at);|l'[- ln,:nt JUSl I'cd '('orated. T]lre,-I)t!(l- l'Ot)lll, all on o11c flo(n', 65. Watel'- il.ol]I. Rosily.. t)hont! 426-8277. 1/3J "}i} SALE Ol' s[olqt(: Ul)righl, piano. Pllmo 426-3829. B ]/1-2/7 "I,l] ALE or trade one pair clliH)tq" ia(',ks lld Ollo ])ick-up C/tllO[).V fol' "utililv lr:,ih,r. ('o]l 4')e (5 . ..... -8a9, avt }(' h 1/31-2/7 EDITOR J tonguo waking them up in the morning. Yes someone still does care. I only wish there were more of lhose kind of people. Sincerely, Debt Homan. Age 13. APPRECIATION. INVITATION Shelton, Mason County Journal: I would like to ta]:e this op- portunity, on behalf of the chil- dren and teachers a t togers School to exp.'s my aum.c,intion for the numerous gilts and con- tributions toward our m.c.,'am. We have received roans' ;tonations from civic, service and frater,al organizations as well as individ- ua21s but there are too many to list here. I foel that our Rogers School program has progressed as "well as it has because of the fine co- operation which we have received from the community of Shelton and Mason County. If any time any one would like to visit the school please feel free to contact me and make the necessary ar- rangements. Sincerely, Joseph A. Borek Principal Rogers School ENVIABLE RECORD Shelton-Mason County Journal Gentlemen: Now that we are well started into the year 1963. it seems appro- priate to express our thanks to you and your staff for the active interest shown in the field of traf- fic safety during the year 1962. The many services rendered to the ,driving public in the provid- ing of factual information have indeed furnished the citizens of this state with the finest of news coverage in regard to driving con- ditions on our streets and high- ways. Those of us charged with the administration of our traffic laws must rely heavily upon. this form of news media to present these stories to the people. As you perhaps know. the State of Washington has for the past many years been officially ac- claimed "The Safest State in the West." Due o the fact that we have achieved a death rate of 4.7 per hundred million vehicle miles travelled during 1962, we feel con- fident that once again our state will be the leader. The contribution made by he newspapers of the State of Wash- ington has played a great part in achieving this recognition and leads us to say, "Thank you for a job well done." Sincerely, ROY A, BETLACH. Chief Washington State Patrol County Veterans NEW YORK. (Special I--Form- er service men and women in Ma- son County are reaping a 633.500 financial harvest at this time. thanks to an out-of-the-ordinary payment of dividends on their GI insurance. The windfall represents their share of a $327.000.000 dividend declared by the Government for holders of such insurance. Part of it they would have received anyway, in the normal course of events, upon the anniversary dates of their policies . This year, however,, in line with plans announced at the White House. the entire regular dividend of $237,000,000. together with an extra dividend of $90,000.000. is being turned over to the veterans now. The majority of the cheeks are going out this month. The rest will be sent in February. Approximately 515 of the 2.232 veterans who live in Mason County will share in the current payment. They are among 5.250.000 veter- ans ih the United States. out of a total of nearly 22,500,000. who are eligible because they hold Federally-sponsored life insurance policies. Most of' the money w-ill go to those who were in World War II and have National Service Life In- surance coverage. THE REMAINDER is for vet- erans of World War 1 who have U.S. Government Life Insurancc. The amount going to the 515 policy-holding veterans in Mason County is estimated at $33,500. The volume of business that it will generate in local retail stores will be several times that much. it is expected. This is what generally happens when the amount of mony By Mrs. Ray SOUTHSIDE.--Mill Nots 4-H Club metal the home of Etta and rogers on Jan. 23 1 strations were given emski gave a demo pinning a pattern pR terial. Rita demonstration on stitch a hem. Lucita a demonstration on 1 kinds of horse bits  Gunter gave a demo:i how to sift flour. Th|, bers discussed what k to selll for a money rai Refreshments were set  and Rita Swearinge meeting will be and Dorothy Gunters reported Etta. The fire trucks of and Cole road volunte partment No. 4 were a Bryce Campbells on tJ road Sunday to put ou community is sorry Campbells lost their li fire. THE GOLDEN niversary of Mr. Wells of Little Sunday at the Community hall greeted the Wells niversary. Southside P.T.O. and an iteresting been planned for the Bell Riders Saddle ( lar meeting will be h day, Feb. 1. a the on Capitol Hill. Fire School meeting at the Community Skookum on Feb 7, a lar Fire meeting of Volunteer Fire Depar will be held at Littl) Community Hall on F MRS. ALFRED I ceived a telephone call a daughter weighing! and thirteen ounces Mr. and Mrs. Glen Siletz, Ore.. ton". Proud grand and Mrs. George ton and John Kratc Ore. Southside Eagles 4 met at their leader's trine Bracys on Jan. project wm'k on thei The club members are their skit for Rally D deciding on demonSt Demonstration Day, meeting will be held Jackson's. Feb. 7. Friendship Club home of Vi Danielson, e]ebrated the Buining and Ann months of January visitin gat the meetinl meeting will be hel Carders on Feb. 6. , Four Leaves 4-H Cll met at Robin BakkeS Robin Bakke served The club members de do on Valentines D decided to go skatil Robin Bakke gave a d| on how to give a pal Bailey gave a demo how to freeze sand next meeting will be' home of Kathy NeS Lines Day, Feb. 14, rep Funds Allotted For 0iympic Park Work Through the De Interior Olympic has been allotted $11 accelerated public Park Superintendent Doerr announced The Accelerated Program will ployment and needed improvement ance work in that in Grays Harbor ( Work projects gram will consist of bridges, of roads, snag damage clean up, water and sewer grotmd development tion of a comfort sta Creek campground. i Work on these p get started imnedia " tinue thi'oughout the;! spz'iog months, Doerr - NEW BL FRI. - SAT. - Open 6:45 - Sta Always Clean -- N O in circulation is increased. The Government's expressed purpose in releasing the cash at  this " time" is' to "provide a needed,,. ' boost to the national economy, in '.,'..; the words of President Kennedy. d:? The Veterans Administration, in 'jt! making public the prepayment /'i plan, explained that it consists,  ' for tte nmst part, of a return to   the policyholders of a portion of tqlll:k'I g their preniinnl payments. The money has becomc avail- 1 able because the death rate among veterans is lower thau had been ' "-k, expected. The extra of $90,000 000 was de clared because it was }elt that the [.----'yy'J N.' insuranco reserve hinds had grown lo a size reater than necessary. insurance reserve funds had grown 1o a size greater than necessary. .. _ UNITED OHAH Home Office: Omaha, Nebraska 7 USeS ELECTKO - ANALYSIS TO PROVIDE THE SCIENTIFIC ANSWER :' TO THE QUESTION EVERYONE ASKS: How Much Life Insurance Should I I-I Joe Kilbonrne  Phone 4 t