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r “0 0F THANKS 7- “in: appreciation for the g th fihles and kindnesses 1930 mg our bereavement 2:53ng of our beloved. . liwf‘r Wish to extend. dlum Econ", J~Dem'1y Am. i I/ MW Mrs. J. G. Dustin moo“ ._ 1“amily. rica’fin kindrBurnett Payne you’d L.’ Brodie . I l 5 .. ‘ ONAL PRESIDEN ' Walfare Federation 'I‘ 8 P. M. morial Hall ‘ 9‘ . Mire" auspices of the ~ Welfare Club of Shelton l A I . l r .9; v Ann , rts- .' :°/v ,E ADMISSION dltional Program 00rdia||y Invited gmaster Miss Jessie Knight, con~ iclusively proves that the Corps ‘ sonnel ‘the regular Marine Corps, in staff of skilled instructors who ‘For further information ask yourl ‘ local Postmaster for free descripw ‘ tive x Marines Keeping Promise to Give Men Educations An educational bulletin receiv-' ed from the Marine Corps Insti- tute, Washington, D. C., by Post- is keeping its promises in pro- viding excellent educational ad- vantages to the personnel. The statistical report for the months of June and July are as follows: Total number of Ma- rines enrolled in various courses. 7,234; students disenrolled, or who changed study courses, 462; grad- uates during June and July 38. The courses in which the per- are enrolled include sub-! jects commercial, technical, and professional, and are extended free to all Marine Corps person-l nel, both regular and reserve. The Institute is an integral part of with are Marines. I Many young men ages 17 to 30 are now taking advantage -of the opportunities for travel, educa-_ tion and adventure to be gained; by an enlistment in the U, S. Marine Corps or the Marine Corps Reserve. Applicants for the re- serve may enlist for the “dura-l tion of the National Emergency": l literature or write to the Officer in Charge, Marine Corps Recruiting Office, Room 443 Fed- eral Office Building, Seattle, Washington. /‘ l l .i eSoap i! l" 6r: "hlelq t a Market Change. a) “Tissue . . . . . 119; G‘Dl‘anges . . . hes Beans rs_...... ‘ ' Friday - Saturday Only ‘ . Soup ,3... 250 "lent Tomato Juice . . 46-02. 19¢ sup bottle 100 mallows . . . . . . 12r-oz. pkg. 10¢ stalk 5¢ l l l 2cars9¢ W00d. Dog Food . . . . . 3 tins 13¢ ........bottle9¢ er 2 pounds 830 .......3rolls13¢ .......2-doz.39¢ 2-lbs.13¢ lb. 5¢ each 5¢ es 3for25¢ vis stationed at Fort Lewis. "‘ '8 Uncle Sam’s first armored division, which recently celebrated its first anniversary, is getting ready for August maneuvers. troop—laden trucks use a creek bed for a highway, at Fort Knox, Ky. a dy for .vlaneuvers SHELTON-MASON Here SOLDIER SLANGUAGE NUF TO GREASE PAPA’S BROWS Like every other trade or pro- fession, the United States Army, has its slang, which no doubt is becoming of increasing interest to the public as the army expansion lprogram goes forward. Now, take the case of John, who Al- though he’s been in uniform only six month he’s quick 'to pick up the army jargon. So, like as not, one of John‘s letters to his father will be something like this: Company X, 101 Infantry Fort Lewis, July 17, 1941. Dear Dad: Another detail of glamor boys arrived here today. They came to our area headed by a couple of NCOs in bathtubs. We were loading our bean guns v—and did their eyes stick out when they saw all the albatross, armored cows and army strawber- ries. CHRISTIAN SCIENCE “Truth” is the subject of the Lesson-Sermon which will be read in all Churches of Christ, Scientist, Sunday, July 27. Golden Text: “0 praise the Lord all ye nations . . ful kindness is great toward us: and the truth of the Lord endur- eth for ever" (Psalms 117:1,2). Among the citations which com- prise the Lesson-Sermon is the following from the Bible: “Then said Jesus to those Jews which believed on him, If ye continue in my word, then are ye my dis- ciples indeed; And'y’e' shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free" (John 8231,32). The Lesson-Sermon also includes the following passages from the Christian Science textbook, “Scie- |nce and Health with Key to the anser for 90‘ Scriptures" by Mary Baker Eddy: “Mortals will some day assert their freedom in the name of Al— mighty God. Truth makes man free" (pp.288:14-15;225:3). That Reminds Me BY RALPH HERBERT? . ._ TO the American grain farm- er, who finds his fortunes af- fected by adverse conditions in the world market due to the war, it may be a sort of Job’s comfort, but recent reports show that the tillers of the land in oth- er countries are in like plight. And perhaps worse off. Argentina, one of the great ce- real rivals of the United States, does not make parity payments to farmers as does the Ameri- can government, but it does seek to mitigate their situation by purchasing certain amounts, of corn. But great quantities of unsold corn are being spoiled, partly by weevils and partly because the grain is getting moldy or is decaying from other causes. , Omitting this spoiled corn'and considerable quantities which have been utilized for various Purposes within the country, Ar— gentina, nevertheless, has a sur- plus available for export amounting to about $475,000,- 000 bushels. A mere trickle of 200.000 bushels was shipped Out in April, May and June of this Year compared with about 30,- 000,000 bushels in the same pe- riod last year and oVer 52,000,- 000 bushels in 1936. THE deadly influence of war has ravaged the European market badly so far as Argen‘ tine exports of corn are con- cerned. Most European coun- tries, doubtless, wanted and needed the corn. Some, like Ger- many and Italy, were blocked off the seas by the British navy and a like fate later befell custom- ers like Denmark, Holland, Bel- gium, France and Norway. In the years 1930-1934, Great Britain’s average yearly imports of corn from Argentina were 91,922,000 bushels. Last year they were only 3,487,000. GERMANY in previous years averaged 13,687,000 bushels. Last year it got none. Italy aver- aged 13,339,000 bushels. Last year it got 2,043,000. Now under German domina— tlpn. Holland, Denmark, Bel- gium, Norway and occupied France can be counted as com- pletely lost as markets for Ar- gentine grain. The British block— ade will stop any grain going to Hitler-ruled countries. . For his merci-. l l l l playing with banjos. Behind the glamor boys came a detail of big Johns, who were out for Black Wednesday. We‘ve got a couple of bog—poc~ kets in our outfit, who soon will- be bubble-dancing. Next week I get some work with the Chicago atomizers. Our deugh punchers are darned good, and I'm one of the chow hounds. We have finished training with, the devil’s piano, and it was ding‘ how with me. Goodbye now. I’ve got to DT because I‘m in the 'dog show this afternoon. Nearby were some army brats l l .1: -': :9: Of course, when John’s fatheri receives that letter his eyebrows rise a good two inches, so great is: his puzzlement. It’s so much Chi- nese to him. But he finally recov- ers enough to write to the boy tol find'out what he’s driVing at. So: John straig‘htens out matters likel this: Dad, don’t you know that—- Glamor boys are selective serv-i ice trainees; NCOs are non-eom-l missioned offiCers and bathtubs are motorcycles with sidecars? Bean guns are rolling kitchens; ! albatross, chicken; armored coWs, canned milk; army strawberries, prunes. What are army brats? Well, Dad, they're the children of army personnel and banjos are army; shovels. g Black Wednesday? Calisthenics with rifles. Bog-pockets are tightwads and bubble-dancing is dishwashing. Chicago atomizers are automa- tic rifles and dough punchers are army bakers. I said I was a chow hound. That means I’m one of the, men always at the head of the! chow line. i A devil’s piano is a machineI gun and ,ding how means every-i thing is OK with me. DT stands for double time and a dog show is foot inspection. Ding how, Dad! Love, JOHN. Aluminum Drive Gets Under Way At 20th Century Patriotic folks in the Shelton trade area who are collecting oldl aluminum for the defense drivel will have an opportunity to turn their collections of old aluminum into valuable defense bonds and defense stamps, according to an! announcement made by the Youn- glove Grocery Company, sponsors of the 20th Century stores. Under! the plan as announced by Nortonl R. Younglove, president, individ-l uals and groups will turn in their collections of old aluminum at any‘ of the 20th Century stores where they will receive coupon-receipts attesting the weight of each batch turned in from July 21 to August 23 inclusive. When the contest has ended all coupon-re- ceipts are to be sent in for tabu- lation and the persons or groups turning in the most old aluminum will receive their share of the 365 prizes, representing $1,000.00 of defense bonds and defense stamps. The prizes are as follows: 1st—$250.00 bond; 2nd—$100.00, bond; 3rd—$50.00 bond; nine 4th prizes of $25.00 bonds; 150—-—5th prizes of $1.00 defense stamps and 200—6th prizes of 25c defense stamps. In addition there will be three “per capita-community prizes," at lst prize of a $100.00, bond, 2nd prize —— $50.00 defense bond, and 3rd prize——$25.00 de- fense bond. These prizes will be awarded to the high individual or group in the town or city turn-- ing in the largest amount of alum- inum per capita based on its pop- ulation as of the last census. “The contest affords an oppor-. tunity for individuals and groups to get busy and actually make. their patriotic effort profitable," said Wm. Sutherlan, store super- intendent, who is heading the drive. “At the same time our groups of independent grocers are doubling in their patriotic effort, first, in helping the aluminum drive and second, in providing a market for $1,000,000 worth of de- fense bonds and stamps.” Full and complete details of the contest are available at all participating stores according to Sutherlan. ‘The old aluminum collected in the drive will be turned over to the gov-l ernment along with that being turned in through other channels in the nationwide drive. Gas is Clean. sholtoo Valley adv. . COUNTY J OURNAIJ Scribe Reports On Latest News By Una Winsor Shelton Valley, July 23.77Those enjoying the hospitality of Mrs. Charles Wivell Thursday at the monthly meeting of the Grange auxiliary were Mrs. Signe Knee~ land, Mrs. H. A. Winsor, Mrs. Clarence Wivell, Juanita McPeek of Shelton, and from the Isabella Valley, Mrs. Myrvan Wivell, Mrs. Oliver Constable, Mrs. Bob Evans, Mrs. Mercer, Mrs. Peter Bolling, Mable Holman, Mrs. Mell Saeger, Jeanne Saeg‘er and twelve chil- dren. After the one o'clock lunch— eon, most of the group piled into cars and drove over to Lake Isa- ‘ bella for a swim to get cooled off. Mrs. Charley Baker and daugh— ter Jean, and Mrs. Dewey Ben- nett and son Keith, took Dewey Bennett to Seattle Thursday, from where he sailed Friday morning for Anchorage, Alaska. On their way home the party stopped in Tacoma for a visit with Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lovelace. Mrs. S. W. Cross has returned from LaGrande, Ore., where she has been visiting with her bro- ther-in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Montgomery. Mr. and Mrs. Dan Bennett and son Bob, and Mrs. Maurice Young of Shelton and Mrs. Charley Ba— ker and Jean, spent Thursday eve- ning at Echo Farm and helped Keith Bennett celebrate his fif- teenth birthday. 170w /ony» fibre/011219 {as/90’ flamers: I ,ilkl/zy Halves Pears Town House . l Mrs. Gardner Kirkwood of Van- couver, Wash, and her brother, Fred Shelton, of North Bend, Ore., and Mr. and Mrs. R. R. Phillips of Shelton, spent Saturday eve- ning at the Winsor home. Mrs. 'in Shelton for a visit with their .mother, Mrs. L. G. Shelton, dur- ‘ ing the weekend. Mrs. Charley Baker and Jean were business visitors in Olympia Saturday. Mrs. Dewey Bennett visited on Monday afternoon with Mrs. E. A. Rutledge and Mrs. Ina Fort, at Alder Brook Farm. Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Shafer and their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. drove to the beach at VVestport last Wednesday in search of a cooling breeze. The day’s pleas- ures were somewhat marred for Mrs. Ramin, who received a pain- ful case of sunburn. Shelton were visitors at the home Tuesday evening. Mr. and Mrs. John Kneeland of Shelton were visitors Tuesday eve- ning at the Highlands with Mrs. Signe Kneeland. Mrs. Dewey Bennett, Miss Ar- dice and Keith Bennett and Stan- ley Megiviron of Olympia, were callers Sunday afternoon at homes of Mrs. Charley Baker and Mr. and Mrs. Vearl Bennett. TREATED AT HOSPITAL Arthur Lindroth, Rayonier em- ploye, was admitted to Hospital Tuesday afternoon for medical attention. adv. Gas is Clean. \l Kirkwood and her brother werel and Mrs. Bob Ramin of Shelton,, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wandell of, of her sister, Mrs. H. A. Winsor,' Page Three __z- ..7. _ 4000 Home Permit : Cool. | Gas. ‘i Issued Dr. Briggs ; l Quick Cooking with adv. $ 25.00 REWARD Will be paid by the manufacturei for any Corn or Callous GREA’l CHRISTOPHER CORN SALVE cannot remove. It Never Fails. 35¢ and 600 Gordon's Shelton Pharmacy. Phone 89. Dr. Ben Briggs, Rayonier chem- ist, applied for a building permit Ito construct a $4000 home Ninth and Grant streets on An- gleside and such was issued by; City Auditor Gordon Hendry early I ithis week. iGET A TRAVELERS accidentl 1 ticket for every trip_ 25c perl day. Rates lower on longer. at, I periods. See Herb Angle NOW!‘ I l l i l l I i l l 1 Make a note to try a bottle of Barclay’s Leader Straight Rye. Whiskey. You’ll be Shelton 1' $1 02 mighty glad you did. At this price it’s a real buyl Mr“ 90 PROOF l l JAS.. BARCLAY 3. COMPANY, LIMI‘I’ED, Peorla, Illinois 1 £955” .... lge. 17¢ Harper House matched halves bartlett pears 29—07.. . . . 2tins 15¢ Fey. grapefruit juice. Sweetened or natural 18-02. tin. Town House .. . . .. tin 16¢ Fey. grapefruit juice. Sweetened or natural 46207.. tin. Lunch Box qt. 35¢ Zesty sandwich spread. made with mayonnaise. relish. Deviled Ham .. . . 2 “tins 25¢ Underwood's spicy deviled ham for picnic sandwiches Sno—Cola 6 for 23¢ Delicious carbonated cola Snowy Peak . Carbonated beverages. Pure tomato catsup. Baby Foods . Heinz Asst. SLICED PEACHES Full 32~oz. dwards lb. 24¢; 2-lbs. 47¢ Finest vacuum packed coffee. Reg. or drip grinds. Snider’s .Catsup 15¢ Lg‘e 14-02. strained baby foods. beverage. 12-02. bottles. .. . 3qts. 25¢ quart bottles. bottles. .. . 3 tins19¢ like-oz. tins. FANCY PEAS REAL ROAST We buy just the finest vegetables and fruits that farmers grow. and rush them here spanking fresh. We guarantee you such farm-fresh flavor and goodness every-day, every purchase. Your money back back if any Safeway produce ever fails to please. Tomatoes Fine for Slicing U. S. No.2 51: o. 50 .o... 39¢ BANANAS lb. 61/2¢ LEMONS lb. SWEET CORN ea. CELERY 1b. CUCUMBERS lb. CANTALOUPE lb Seedless Grapes .. lb. Potatoes ' 10¢ WATERMELONS 2 LB. CANE SUGAR LIBBY HASH Corn Beef Hash ask. “West Farm” sliced Mt. Vernon fancy 3- Smooth, rich peanut Pure cane. fine gran. freestone peaches. —— sieve sweet peas. Fla— butter. from fresh - almut his $6.000 con~ sugar. For your can- Home-style pack. vorful and tender. roasted DeaHUtS- teSt- “mg- i 17-02. tin 20--oz. tin 2-lb. tin 1—lb. tin 104138. 10 10 23 20 100-1b. 5.79 GUAREBD MEATS mm HEW S, . Sylvan Dill Pickles ______________ ,26-0z. 10¢ POT nuns-1' . . . lb. 19:: Safeway Quality Beef LEG of LAMB .. . lb. 271: 1941 Spring Lamb LUNCH MEI-IT lb. 25c Duchess Salad Dressing ...... .. qt. 29¢ Sunny Dawn Tomato Juice ....46-oz. 16¢ Rosedale Pineapple .............. _. 15-02. 10¢ Glennaire Grapefruit .......... ._ 20—oz. 10¢ Gardenside Tomatoes .......... .. 28-02. 9¢ Valamount Pork & Beans 31-oz.10¢ Faultless Meatballs 1.6-oz. 2 for 35¢ Minced Ham, Jelly Souse and Head Cheese Biltmore Tuna, ____________ ,, 7-02. 2f01‘ 29¢ BEEF BOIL ................ _. lb. 13¢ Rancho Assorted Soups 10l/z-0z. 5¢ GROUND BEEF ........ __ lb. 18¢ Argo Corn Starch ...... .. 16-0z. 2 for 15¢ LIVER SAUSAGE ,,,, _, lb. 23¢ White Magic Bleach ................ .. qt. 8¢ BEEF STEAKS __________ __ 1b, 29¢ White Magic Bleach .......... .. ‘/zgal. 14¢ BLACK 00]) ______________ __ 1b, 15¢ White Magic Bleach .............. .. gal. 25¢ FILLET OF GOD ______ __ 1b, 17¢ Playfair Dog Food ...... .. 16-oz. 6 for 25¢ LARGE WIENERS lb. 22¢ Rice Fluffs ............................ .. 8-02. 8¢ BACON SQUARES lb. 17¢ Wheat Fluffs ........................ .. 8-oz. 8¢ Marshmallows ........................ ._ 1-lb. 11¢ Candy Bars ....... ..-. .... your choice 3c RING SKINLESS Gum Assorted Flovors __________________ __ 3c Gold Seal Beer ........ __ 12-oz. 10 for 98¢ Tasty Pound Butter ................ _. lb. 39¢ Darigold Cheese ...................... .. lb. 24¢ 25¢“) Kraft Cottage Cheese .............. .. lb. 15¢ ____15¢.... o SAPEWA