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July 15, 1971     Shelton Mason County Journal
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of the Census will of employment in this area July 19, John of the office in Seattle xs conducted ar the U. aPson Timber ~ion's in the among which the first six 71 without a employees. are Power and the . S. Department of Labor in a scientifically designed sample of households throughout the entire United States. The employment and unemployment statistics which are based on the results of this survey are used to provide a continuing measure of the economic health of the Nation. For example, in May the survey indicated that there were 84.1 million men and women in the civilian labor force; 6.2 per cent were out of work as compared with 6.1 per cent of the 83.8 million persons in the April labor force. The figures are adjusted for seasonal changes. Facts supplied by individuals participating in the survey are kept strictly confidential by law, and the results are used only to compile statistical totals. Interviewers who will visit households in this area include Mrs. Roberta L. Curfman, Olympia. with ire: Portland .ct Eugene Timber Sales cs,Oregon Two tracts st timber in Mason Molded County were among those sold by and Mad the Department of Natural Blue Lake, Resources in its June sales. They included the C-1200 thinning sale, which went to Easy Logging Co., Aberdeen, for $28,600 and the Morris Creek ! to f sale, which went to Pope and ~II$$LY Talbot, Port Gamble, for $4,600 each. 5"4989. Gerald E. Byrne Sale rianon la, etc. Organ. )ma. FU de. 289 arden carport 18 Pine lhs. Born Will and car for OWed. hI Ouse, tially rnp trailer, 426-8886. watch. Union Dies In Hospital Gerala 1:. t~yrne, 716 Arcadia, died Sunday in Mason General Hospital at the age of 85 years. He was born April 11, 1886 in Montana and had resided in Shelton since 1921. He had mag owned and operated the Log 895. Cabin Tavern for the past 23 years. He was a member of the Catholic Church. Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Clarice M. Byrne of the family home; a sister, Mrs. Catherine Waymire, Great Falls, Mont.; three brothers, Alfred of Denton, Mont., Edwin of Tacoma, and Art, Desert Springs, Cal.; four grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and two step-sons, Lloyd Smith of Pacific Beach, Wa. and Gordon Smith of Anchorage, Alaska. Rosary was recited at 7:3() Call p.m. Tuesday in the Batstone Funeral Home and Father Gabriel Donohue officiated at graveside services held in the Holy Cross section of Shelton Memorial Park at 10 a.m. Wednesday. Donations to the Mason General Hospital Coronary Care Unit were requested in lieu of ing flowers. / - / i? FHE EIGHTY POUND cornelian agate found by Ronald Gosser on a ck-digging trip to Oregon measures 47 inches in circumference. n Find By JAN DANFORD A rock-hound's dream came 'true on Jur~e ~-0 for Ronald Gasser. - ,~i~c~, he anearthed an ' g0:pound corqBlian agate with a circumference of 47 inches. tie and his wife, Myrtle, who shares his hobby, were camping at Polly Drummond's Agate Beds, a 40-acre field i1: Oregon where for a daily fec cnlhusiasts dig for rocks in back-hoed trenches. Although the average person will dig from 150 to 200 pound~' of agates in a day, most of them -oun run approximately eight ounces in weight with a two inch diameter. Occasionally a ten or 15 pound stone is obtained, but a find like Gasser's is ; most unusual. Only one larger agate was ever taken from the field, a rock weighing 109 pounds dug two years ago. Accompanying the Gassers on their week-long expedition were Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Grunert of Shelton. Grunert scored with a 15 pound cornelian agate and another weighing 12 pounds, both dug approximately three feet ga from the location" of Gosser's huge prize Ronald and Myrtle Gosser are members of Shelton Rock and Mineral Society, and the big agate will be exhibited in the club's booth at the fair. Gosser plans to leave the stone intact except for the slabbing and polishing of one side. The Gossers, whose interest in rocks was instigated last October, dig agates all summer and spend the winter months fashioning their finds into jewelry. ling" Z v 0 II II and ~le for ng. retJil Save*9.29 to *15.67 each on the same blackwall tires that come on many '71 cars. the same tire that's Blackwall Reg. Price, Sale Price Tubeless ReplacesWith No Trade been approved as Size Trade Needed Standard or optional on many 1971 cars 7.00-13 $39.70 $29.77 wider and lower 678-14 645-14 $37,15 $27.86 than comparable C78-14 6.95-14 $39.90 ....... $.29.92 conventional size D78-14 t,$40.75~ $3.___0.56 tires, it offers a E78-14 7.35-14 $41.40 $31_____~05 broad footprint grip F78-14 7,75-14 $43.70 $3277 for a more stable G78-14 8.25-14 $47.95 $35.98 ride and steady H78-14 8 55-14 $52.45 $39.33 steering control J78-14 8.85-14 $59.25 $44.43 2 polyester cord E78-15 7.35-15 $42.25 $31.68 body plies and 2 tread-firming fiber- F78.15 7.75.15 $44.55 $3341 glass cord belts G78-15 8.25-15 $48.80 $36.60 wide low "78" H78-15 8.55-15 --$53.50 $40.1------------ series sizes J78-15 8.85-15 '--$60,50 ~ L78-15 9.15-15 $62.65 $46.98 HURRY... Plus Fed. EX. Tax. $1.99 $2.08 $2.15 $2.26 $2.37 $2.54 $2.69 $2,9S $3.05 $2.46 $2.62 $2.80 $3.01 $3.12 $3.27 3 WAYS TO CHARGE CreDIT CARDS HONORED ABOVE BANK .......... AT GOODYEAR STORI:~ anu ~Ut~T SERVICE GOODYEAR DEALERS USE OUR RAIN CHECK pROGRAM Because of an expected heavy demand for Goodyear tires,~w.e.,may run out of some sizes during this offer, but we will be nauvy to Order your size tire at the THE ONLY MAKER OF POLYGLAS~ TIRES advertised price and issue you a rain check for future delivery of the merchandise. S, * BRAKES * BATTERIES * BALANCING * RECAPPING 5th and East Main 19th and Pacific Ave. Front and Grove 628 Burwell Puyallup Tacoma Shelton Bremerton Ketchtkan, Alaska Serving Nurmwest Motorists for 51 Years 0 " TUNE-UP Q~* ALIGNING !* TRUCK TIRE, SERVICE pecial l (Continued from page 1) he said. They are the district's enrollment during the coming school year and whether or not the state raises the amount per square foot it will match. Grinnell was instructed by the board to ask the architect for the new high school complex to prepare his ideas on the football field, track, grandstands and fencing so he can discuss with the board at its August meeting the possibility of constructing these facilities before the main school complexis done. Limerick Has New Officers Everett E. Kissler of Tacoma is the new president of Lake Limerick Country Club, Inc. His election Saturday by the board of trusttes followed the club's annual membership meeting. Four trustees, including Kissler, were re-elected at the membership meeting. Five new trustees were elected. Retiring President Fred A. Roswold of Seattle is one of the five trustees who did not seek re-election. Anthony Paradise of Seattle was elected vice-president to succeed Kissler. Norman Schreck, also of Seattle, is the new secretary. Duane Damen of Bellevue was elected treasurer. A large turnout of owner-members elected Kissler, Leo "Doug" Redburn of Seattle, At Hill of Lake Limerick and Schreck trustees for three-year terms. Chosen for two-year terms on the board were Paradise, Frank Petoski of Spanaway, Floyd Jones of Lake Limerick and James Latimer of Shelton. Roy J. Brown of Lake Limerick was elected for a one-year term. Retiring trustees in addition to Roswold are George Deleau and George E. Olson of Seattle, Edward Moon of Snohomish and Duane "Jim" Ergen of Boulevard Park. Grinnell told the board this could be done since the state does not provide matching funds for these facilities so the district could go ahead with them on their own if they want to. The board voted to call for bids, to be opened at the August meeting, on fuel oil, bakery products and dairy products for the coming school year. The board accepted the resignations of Helen Huntley who is retiring as a special education teacher at Rogers School, and David Dickinson, history and psycology teacher at Garrett Heyns High School at the Washington Corrections Center. The board, on the recommendation of Grinnell, voted to hire Janet Miller and Katherine Foseide as elementary teachers. Both were on leave of absence the past school year. New teachers hired include Vicki Ownes, first grade; Calvin Waits, vocation auto mechanics at Garrett Heyns High School; Laurel Vice, vocational welding at Garrett Heyns; Johnny German, vocational drafting at Garrett Heyns and Court Lantz, chemistry and photography at Shelton High School. Grinnell told the board that most of the positions in the district were filled now, but, the exact number of teachers needed in the elementary program would depend on approval of federal funds for a couple of projects and the enrollment in the district when school starts. STARTS YOU BUYING A NEW TOBIHSKI 317 S. IST ST. or 491-3232 anytime e Prices are reduced to clear over $I0,000 worth of merchandise, so don't miss out. Miller's is open every Friday evening till 8:30 p.m. for your shopping convenience. ii ~ii ? !!!i;i !iiiiiii!iiiii;ii!i iiiiiiiii !!i;iiiii;ii! !! i! !ii i!i i iiiii i!ili! iiiiiiiii! i7 THIS BEAUTIFUL "SWEETS BASKET" BY INTERNATIONAL SILVER ONLY $6.95 WITH EACH $100 DEPOSIT There's never been another offer like this! This beautiful Sweets Basket by famed International Silver Company is yours for only $6.95 when you open a new savings account of only $100 or more . or when you add an equal amount to your present TCF savings account. Heavily cast, plated in untarnlshable silver, this lovely gift . . . and the two others that are also offered at TCF . . . resemble the heirlooms your grand. parents cherished. When you see these gifts you'll know why we're so proud to offer them to our friends and customers. And you'll see too, why words alone can't express the beauty and quality of these magnificent gifts. But hurry~ Because of the extreme popularity of these gifts, our limited supply may be exhausted soon. Stop by tomorrow and be delightfully surprised. THURSTON COUNTY FEDERAL SAVINGS AND LOAN ASSOCIATION OLYMPIA - SHELTON - LACEY OLYMPIA -- Home Office Fifth & Capitol Way O, LACEY Branch 4131 rket squ-are SHELTON Branch 313[ Railroad Avenue July 15, 1971 County Journal 11