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May 13, 1971     Shelton Mason County Journal
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Here Starts An incident, which started in Mason County last Thursday morning with the theft of a car belonging to Greg Souliere, Rt. 3, Box 472A, ended with one man dead in Olympia from a shotgun blast fired by an Olympia Police Officer, another man and two juvenile girls in custody in Chehalis. Souliere reported the car missing about 7:45 a.m. Thursday. A short time later, at a service station in Shelton, he saw the car go by driven by the man who was later arrested in Chehalis. Souliere and a man from the service station attempted to follow the vehicle as it went south out of Shelton on ttighway 101, but, lost track of it. The Mason County Sheriff's Office, which had been notified the stolen car had been spotted, started looking for it. The search continued until early in the .afternoon and included the use of the Washington State Patrol airplane to check over the area south of the city. Officers checked side roads to make sure the car had not been driven off into one of them. The car was later recovered in Chehalis after the man who was later shot, and his companions visited Green ttill. As they left Green ttill, the car scraped the side of another vehicle and the four abandoned the vehicle. The three were picked up by Chehalis officers during the afternoon. The fourth, identified as Michael C. Dawson, 21, Maple Valley, was the man who was shot in Olympia after taking an elderly Chehalis man hostage, and, after the vehicle they had taken broke down, took a State Patrol official hostage. Mason County Sheriff John Robinson said his department was continuing its investigation and that Prosecuting Attorney Byron McClanahan would probably be asked to file auto theft charges against the man being held in Chehalis. Sheriff's otficers are also continuing their investigation into an abandoned vehicle which was found not far from where the Souliere vehicle was taken. Officers had not yet determined whether tile vehicle was stolen or not. From items found in the vehicle, it is believed the four persons who were later arrested probably arrived here in that vehicle before it ran out of gas. ,deo Tickets On ;ale From Candidates The nine Mason County Rodeo Queen candidates began this week selling advance tickets to the rodeo which will be held in connection with the Mason County Fair in August. The oily of Shelton this week announced plans for the The girls will sell tickets until J une 6, when an elimination contest will be held to select the top three candidates. The elimination will be on the basis of ticket sales, personality and speaking ability and riding ability. The top three candidates will continue the ticket sales until fair time. At that time, the top ticket seller will be named the queen and the other two girls princesses. Rodeo Queen candidates are Norma Ilocpfner, Jennifer Cheney, Kay llellman, Terri egional FOREIGN STUDENTS attending a number of schools in Western Washington were in Shelton last week for an AFS Conference. Here, the students discuss some of the problems with their high school advisors. ere and Janet ttesse, from the regional AFS office in Seattle, attended the meeting. During the morning session, those attending were broken up into groups of about 10 persons including foreign students, students from participating high school and adult chapter members. After lunch at the Timbers Restaurant, they broke up into different groups for more discussions. Following these sessions, the foreign students met in one group, the students from participating schools met in another and the adults met in a e Foreign Students, high school lhursday for a regional advisors and members of studentconvention. and adult American Field Services "Ihe groups were from groups gathered at the United throughout western Washington Methodist Church here last and gathered to discuss problems el in the AFS program and share ideas which various chapters had used. Mrs. Jackie Bright, Bremerton, district AFS director, lhe growing role of the include window displays at this question is a natural one for hospital as a community health l|einie's Broiler, Miller's the public to ask as we have center will be highlighted by Department Store, J. C. Penney concern for the individual and the Mason (;eneral ttospital during Company, Puget Sound National community well-being in National tlospital Week which Bank and Seattle-First Nationalproviding health care on a 24 started Sunday Administrator Bank. hour-a-day schedule, 365 days per Laurel Nelson announced this In explaining the theme for year. Yes, we are open on all establishment of a policy to Sievert, Peggy Smith, Linda week, the observance, "Your Hospital holidays too," Nelson added, ltethird group. control oiling of city streets to Itildebrandt, Sherrie York, Kathy N e lson said the Mason ('arcs but who loves a stated that Nalional ttospital The meeting was closed with a o control dust. Stickley and Karcn Dale. General ttospital observance v0~-ll hospilar?" Nelson said: "'We think Week is only an attention gellel~,eneral session at which the ideas In the past, the city has for what happens all year long. which had been discussed earlier allowed property owners to This is the 50th annual were brought out. contract for application of oil on m m National ttospital Week sponsored Students from the Shelton ,ravel streets but because of a Y M g , " , ' ' '- e Two Are Jr,led Rotar osts Vnsntors the American Hospital lligh School AFS Club made most lack ot contrm some ot th , Association. More than 7,000 of the arrangements for the ~t~ ,e.~uat~tm'~ebeenurtdesirable-:~'~Ol~ Pt~ Char~o~ Two young men from They are members of a hospitals thrqughout thc c0untry .program and were a~ign~d to ,o ~e city has set a polic~ Argentina who are part of a seven-man group which has been w lbe pari c p~atmtz. ' .... each group as discussi[~n=[c'aders. .... ~iader~wl~ich' a c a'or 7or ...... Gebfge'J gchmi~t; 18, R't 5 " '~r d , ..... " ' Rotary Study Exchange Team touring WeStern Washin~t0h, erson lannln o o Box 845, Shelton w].~ arrested by p' :" p' " g t d oiling must , ' : " from that country, were visitors Vancouver Island and British obtain a permit from the city at least 48 hours in advance of the oiling The permit will cost $1. ]'he contractor or person doing the oiling will have to file with the city engineer an insurance policy providing for bodily injury coverage of not less than $100,000 to any one person and not less than $300,000 for each accident and property damage in the amount of not less than $50,000. Pioneer Plans Spring Program The Pioneer School Spring Concert has been scheduled for June 4 in the school gymnasium. The district has set May 18 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. for registration for kindergarten for the next school year. Pioneer School will be out for the summer June 11. Menus for Shelton Elementary Schools and Shelton Senior High Sohool Week of May 17-21 MONDAY--barb. pork on a bun, potato chips, vegetable tray, chocolate cake and milk. Shelton Police Tuesday on a in Shelton this week. charge of possession of marijuana. Carl Robert Dodge, 22, Rt. 3, Box 9, who was with Schmidt, was charged with being drunk in public and he is being held for investigation of possession of a dangerous drug pending filing charges by the Prosecuting Attorney, officers said. The two youths were arrested about 12:45 a.m. Tuesday on Railroad Ave. ('olumbia as part of the program NO MAN was ever endowed with a right without being at the same time saddled with a responsibility. Gerald W. Johnson Junior Parade Entries Due Teeny, The Magical Clown will be in Shelton May 22 for the Forest Festival Junior Paul Bunyan Parade for youngsters 12 and under. 'l'he junior parade is handled by the Shelton layettes on behalf of the Forest Festival Association. Parade entrants are asked to be at 5th and ('ota at 9:15 a.m. for judging before the parade at 10 a.m. sponsored by Rotary International. The other five members of the group stayed with families in the Olympia area. The Douglas l.arson and Bill Batstone families were hosts to the two who stayed here ]he men from Argentina were Manuel Moreira, Rotary leader of the group, and a practicing attorney in Buenos Aires, and Carlos Benjamin Goldmann Valicelli, a veterinarian and poultry farm owner. While they were in this area, they visited with local Rotary Club members and toured local businesses. I I p 31.0 Cu. Ft. Upright Freezer Conventional defrost. Holds 1085 Ibs. in thinwall cabinet. Lighted interior. 4 shelves (1 lifts out), roll.out basket. 4 package racks, 3 juice/soup can shelves on door. Adjustable cold control. Defrost drain; magnetic door gasket; built-in lock. Right-hand door. Signal light on door front. White acrylic-finish interior, cabinet. 72 x 32 3/8 x 35 in. wide. Was $351.95 NOW Includes Delivery & Normal Installation m 30.4 Cu. Ft. Frostless Freezer Same as above except holds 1064 Ibs., all 4 shelves adjust. 72 x 32 3/8 x 35 in. wide. Was $411.88 Includes Delivery & Normal Installation GUARANTEE ?~orl~ngpto~e fai;;li:eca;' ~r:eWiollf repaairrgeY,urf defective in material or workmanship. During the next four years, we will repair the sealed system (consisting of refrigerant, connecting tubing and compressor motor), free, if defective in material or workmanship. | Satisfaction Guaranteed or your money back. [ Sears has a credit plan to suit your needs. ,~^,s,.o~vc~ ,~ o. Evergreen Square * 24-Hr. Phone 426-8201 * Shelton County GOP NameS'[ TUESDAY--hot dog on buttered bun, whole kernel corn, orange juice, iced graham crackers and milk. WEDNESDAY--meat gravy over rice, cole slaw, sandwich, fruit and milk. THURSDAY--chicken and noodles, peanut butter sandwich, green beans, apple crisp and milk. FRIDAY--spaghetti with meat, mixed vegetables, light rolls, cookie, ice cream and milk. Supplement your child's diet with Plenamins from ,'s Rexall 133 Railroad Ave. Phone 426-4642 Donald H. Wiss was elected aeronautical Mason County Republican He joined Central Committee chairman at a graduation m eeting of the committee in various Tuesday night, retirement in R. S. Purse of Fawn Lake was After retiring named county finance chairman, he returned Wiss is a native of Mason home in the Agatel County, born here in 1916 and Recentl graduated from Irene S. Reed Precinct High School. He attended the Harry K. University of Washington, Jean Moore, graduating with a degree in Evalyn Stirling, Camp Application Applications are now available for the Resources Management Camp at Deception Pass State Park on Whidby Island June t3-19, County Agent Harold Van DeRiet said this week. The camp is open to boys 15 years old and older, he said. Two boys from Mason County will be selected. There is at least one $35 campship available to cover part of the cost, the county agent said. Those interested should write a paper of between 100 and 200 words on "why I would like to spend a week Management natural resourceS' The PaPe~ submitted to the I in the basement before May 21. THE publicity on aggravation of tumor that e~ victim's ? ServiceMaster of ~ason Introductory ON ALL DURING THE MONTH Of PROFESSIONAL CARPET t h e Se rvice JW a y CARPETS - RUGS . WALLS FLOORS FURNITURE HOUSEWIDE CLEANING .- 426-11 21 tNTI~t'~AT!(INA|LY KNOWN LOCALLY tl~'dt[) ~, [H'IRAI!D ()NI 11,'~} I)R fIN A R}GIHARIY Sl;lll I) Ui ~ ~ BASIS the one t ALl WORI{SIH'[RVISF[IF3 C,,RAIIUAIfSOF S{R~If!'I3ASI!R AEADI~qY OF S[RVI(;F \ fSIIMglfS CH[LRFIILLY C, Ivtr~, At Rt. 10; 8 Awarded at the Washington Association of Theatre Artists State Festival of Drama will be shown ,!i! m el " iiiI i Julee A as "LUCY" as W4s 4 W4Roeo Guy Hodge os "SCHRoEDER" PLUS MANY OTHER FINE ACTORS AND ACTRESSES IN THIS AWARD WINNING SHO -- ADV. COMPLIMENTS OF ITT RAYONIER -- Pa lton-Mason Coun Journal Thursda 1971