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Percy M Pie 6017 S.E. 86th Ave portland, Ore 30 Entered as second class matter at the post office at Shelton. "Washington, ."  " .&apos; , 7. :wbtls . '?"  2" +. ltna.g Klwnnu Brealdnst Tickets Rainbow Girls will be the Kiwanis Pancake breakfast wn Shelton Friday and Satur- girls, Cathy Luhm, center, show Rocky Hembroff, ernor, the booth. Proceeds frdm the Pancake Breakfast, served from 6:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday in Kneeland Park will go to the swimming classes of the city's Summer Recre- ation Program. Bob Tanner is Kiwanis chairman of the event. Ticket sales have been slow so far this year, it was reported. t Starts On New Central Kitchen on the in- kitchen fa- in Lhe ard at a special night a- construc- La:ngland, r on the the was Hotel Sup- eonstrtlc. by the 3,540 includ- of a side of the .color In of five re- construc- Johnson Lin- Spanawa y; oA- Construe- -were rejected and plans revised I=o reduce the cost and a new bid call issued. THE BIDS ON THE equipment were in line with estimated cost and were held until the construe- lion could be settled. The Kal- berger bid, $13,268.65, including six alternates was the low reeeivl on the equipment Supt. R. W. Oltman said the york is in progress now mid that e hopes to be able to move Lute e, new kdtchen by Oct. 1. Local 3-38 Sets cmcuon Local 3-38, International "Wood- workers of America. wilt nomitlate officers for tim local and dele- gates to the Constitutional Con- vention of the InternaLional Urdon. Tim election meeting will be at 8 p.m. Friday. To be nominated for local union officers are a president, vice- president, secretary, b n siness agent, conductor and warden, all for txo-year terms and one trus- tee for,a six-year term. New Fire Trud Will Use Chemical Fire Retardant bid open- WOrk Bids time June higheT the for the 1 of the bids 20 P;: ece 5s 3p eS:Ctic :y- - Pee Wee All-Star GameSet A Pee Wee baseball all-star game. culminating this phase ot the 1963 summer recreation pro- gram. is slated for Loop Field Friday evening The public and especially par- ents of the participating young- sters are invited to atLend the con. test. beginning at 6:30 p.m. TWO SEPARATE games were originally scheduled, but a lack ot interest among the older group of hoys caused the cancellation oI a second game There will be ap- proximately 40 young Mason CuUn- ty ball players competing. Team No. 1 is composed of Jeft Okano. Tim Fredson, Dave NuLL Mike NutL, Brian Redman, l%{arK Parsons, Mark Johnson. I.<)nme Austin. Raymond Crumples, Carl Roush. Jim Johnson. Gary Hard, Arnold Warnes, Jim Densley, Paul Wittenberg, Ken Smith, Virgil Watters. Jim Einarson and Ran- dy Palmer. TEAM NO. 2 includes Larry Barrington, Doug Knutson, Robie Settle. Neal White. Gordon Huld. John Gruver. Mike Dallam, Dan Knutson, Terry Peterson, Bob Woods. Randy Howard. Marl: Wit- J tenberg; Dave Hergert, Kevan Dor- cey, Rockey Nutt. George Hick- am, Roekey Howard, Barry Bailey and Don Purvus. Instructor Roy Kimbel and as- sistants Decoy Bailey and Dave Johnson will handle the affair. :S t|om GOn]mission. ' Several oil entatives of Accidents Cause Injuries Over Weekend Two persons are in Shelton Gen- eral Hospital recovering from in- Juries received in traffic accldents over the weekend: Mrs. Don Randle, "Olympia, is reported doing well. She was in- jured in an accident unday at the intersection of Fairmont Ave. and Highway 101. Her husband, Don, driver of one of the Vehietes i the collision, was treated at the' hospital and released earlier this week. THE RANDLE CAR and one driven by Leonard Compton, Bre- merton collided, Compton was LreaLed at the hospiLal and re- leased. A passenger in his car, Steve Sheffler. was not injured. Compton was eastbound on Fair- sent and crossing the highway when the Randle car, southbound on the highway collided with it. Compton told officers he did not see the stop sign at the highway. Andy Harris, Shelton, is report- ed doing well in Shelton General hospital after being injured in an accident near the Webb LookouL Sunday. He was driving a Depart- sent of Na rural Resources vehicle. A Shelton youth, Van Phillips, 16, escaped injuries when his bi- cycle collided with a car driven by Curtis Lipton Palm Springs, Calif.. on the 200 block of East Pine StreeL Tuesday. Phillips told officers he saw the Lipton car ahead of him, but thought it was parked. He looked down at a speedometer he had re- cenLly installed on the bicycle ald collided With the rear of the car. Assault Charged After Fight Wayne A. Schnabel, 26, Stel- :i...,i.:.,,:, -  ,.,::X=: .......... L:.: ton, is in Mason County Jail on charges of second degree assault. Bail has been set at $5,000. Schnabel was arrested by Shel- ton Police Officers at ghelton General Hospital where he had gone for treatment of a hand in- jured in the fight which resulted in the charges. WITNESSE3 <O THE incident told officers that Sehnabel had either struck with or thrown a beer bottle at Charles Bunko, Shelton, at a party in a private home about 3:30 a.m. Saturday. Bunko wa. treated at Shelton General Hospital for cuts ana gashes on his face as the result of Lhe incident Schnabel was arrested at the hospital about 8 a.m. Saturday. Union Employees At Simpson TO Vote On Proposed Contract The Exceptional Foresters pro- eral forestry, with the emphasis gram. after several years of work on Christmas Tree culture. and planning is now m operaLion. Other types of jobs will be Those interested will be able to sought alSo for the boys who Will see the start the program has Fri- work under the supervision at all day night when an "'open house" times in a sheltered workshop is held in the building at the Shel- type of program. PA I NTI NG--I n preparation for the "open house" planned in theirLneW quarters Friday from 7-9 p.m., one of the boys taking part in the Exceptional Fores- ters program touches up.a chim- ney in the building with paint; Jaycees MakeProfi! On Circus Abodt 1,500 persons attended the two performances Of the Ken Jensen Circus sponsmed by tlie Shelton Jaycees Friday, THE JAYCEES made about 4400 0n the circus. The fund will beuSed to purchase material for the construction of rest ro0m.fa- cihties at Csllanan park. Arnold FoX, Jeycee president, aid. A worR pal'ty is plmmcd Sat- urday at Lhe park m an effort to get the final work done on the park to have it ready for use by the public. The work party, sponsored hy a group of local serwce clubs who met with the Jaycees rcently to get the park project completed is planned for Saturday. THIS,WILL BE an all-out effort to get the job compleLed. Fox said everyone who attended the circus seemed Lo enjoy It. He expressed appreciation to the merchants who purchased chil- dren's tickets for the circus which they distribute to their customers. Rayonier Union To Vote On Company Offer Rayonier Inc. employees her( who are members of the Pulp and Paper Mill Workers Union, Local 161. will vote Thursday night on company proposal submitted at o, negotiating session in Portland earlier this month. Ralph Davison, delegate from ton Airport which houses the op- eration.The hours will be from 7- 9 p.m. The building is being painted and grounds cleaned up as the first project of the five boys m the program. .Directing the activities is AI Wagner, who took over the job after completing the school year as a teacher at tbe Rogers School. THERE IS MORE WORK to (to on the building and on landscap- ing the grounds, Wagner said, which is hoped can be completed before the group starts in other full-time operations. The program has two contract jobs for the boys, a weekly lawn mowing job and painting the Up- per part of a house. They are seeking other jobs the boys can do. The objectives of the program are to trah{ the mentally retard- ed boys 16 and older to be able to be somewhat self sufficient, The training, when the program gets in full. swing, will be in gen- County Hears Protests On Building The Mason Crusty Commission turned over to the planning com- mission a request for a building permiL for a building on Mill Creek Road to be used for the storage and sale of used auto parts. The action was taken after a delegation hm the area appeared to protest the granting of the per- mit. TRIE APPLICANT, W. A. Nor- ris, Shelton, said a six-foot wood- en fence would be placed around the area used for dismanteting the cars to hide it from view. The residents of the area said they did not believe that a six- foot fence would hide the view from places higher up, particu, larly from Highway 101. and would be an eyesore on the ap- proach to the city. The commissloners first voted to hold up action on granting the permit, and, later after confer- ing with the prosecuting attorney, 'voted to refer it to the planning commission for study. A DELEGATION of residents from Binnsqoad appdared to ask if the comnnssion could have something done to the road to re- move the temptation to teenagers to use it as a "thrill" ride be- cause of the shar dips. The plat of an&rea around Mis- sion Creek was approved after agreement that some lots which require filling muld not be sold until they are filled. Edward B. Andrews, Olympia Real Estate man, was liired to ap- praise property the county is ac quiring for improvement of the North Shore Road along Hood Ca- nal. THE PROGRAM, Wagner said, consists of three phases-evaluation of the applicants, training and pro ductive employment, which is U]e eventual goal. There are .five boys enrolled hoard general wage increase ot now, with room for one more. The group's working hours are frnm 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. The telephone number at the bui.!d* ing at the airport is 426-6S89. The program is being suppo.-Led by the "Mason County Chapter o: the Association for Retarded Chil- dren. THE EXCEPTIONAL Foresters idea was sLarted several years ago with plans for a residencetype op- eration for the boys who would be eligible. Problems many finan- oial. delayed the start of the op- eration until now. The start which has been made is not. nearly as extensive as the Sawmill Workers are submitting' the agreement to their Simpson- employed members for ratifica- tion. It is the first major agree- sent in the industry this year. WHILE NEGOTIATIONS did did reach agreement on all major issues, release of the details is pending notification to Simpson employees. However news reports from Portland indicated an across the 10 cents per hour retroactive to June 1, 1963; five cents Dec. 31, 1963: seven and a half cents, June 1, 1964 and seven anda half cents June 1, 1965. In addition, for designated job classifications, there will be a two and one-half percent increase ret* reactive to June 1, 1963 and an- other two and one-half percent in- crease of the then existing wage excluding the first two and one- half percent June 2, t964. WOODS EMPLOYEES reqmr- ed to ride on company operated ve- hicles to their jobs beyond desig- nated marshalling points shall re- ceive in lieu of travel pay, a dif- origionally planned program. The ferential of five cents per hour ad- boys live" at home and report to ditional for each hour'worked on the airport building each day. the days when travel is required. The boys have been busy the effective June 1, 1963. This ammmt will be upped by two cents per hour on June 1, 1964. The unions have put a price tag of 33 & cents per hour on the agreement. Local union officials said they were awaiting ballots and instruc- tions for the vote frmn the Re- past couple of weeks getting the building and grounds in shape for the "open house" Friday night. Everyone is welcome. The local WARC chapter will act ms hostess- es for the open house and will serve coffee and cookies to the visitors The building is located right gional Office. The ballots cou!d across the road from the It:pose arrive the end of this week, they Hall at the airport, said. with the vote held next Week. Negligent Homicl, Chargedin Lester L. LeMarsh. 41, Allyn lS about 1 miles north of Shelton on Highway 14A early the morning of July 14. Mrs. Bowcutt's husband, RalpIL 40, and her daughter, Nancy Scott, 12. and LeMarsh were treated to, being held in :Mason County Jail on negligent homicide charges stemming from a traffic accident in which an Oregon woman was ldlled July 14. Bail'has been set at S10,000. LEMARSH WAS the driver o injuries suffered in the accident. a car which collided with one in All have now been released from which Mrs. JOanna BO;cut'[tO, SheRon Gbneral Hospital: Gladstone, Ore., was a .ssenger. "LeMarsh yeas arrested Saturday She died in the hd-m%?collisign and has been held in jail:since. Mrs. Jack Frost Is Who's Who Winner Suhscrip tinOrive l t Winner At Camp Journal subscription contest wi]mer David Steinberg, son of Mr. and Mrs. John C. Steinberg, en- the cov- of natural that it had Proceedures that without e would company mg all ill- that they ations be: arranged by :' several oil pep- the in- gas and the before the Would be size of deliv- He of the had won- of the s, beer said of Fire stllall ones. NEW FIRE TRUCKCarl Johnson, forest fire officer, left, and Francis Wright, district supervisor, check over the new fire truck the Department of Natural Resources Sheiton District received re- cently, The new truck is designed to use a chemical fire retard- ant as well as water. Something pew in fire fighthg has been adde.d to the equipment at the ShalLoP DiStrict Headquar- ters of the Department of Natural Resources at the Shorten Airport. The district here received last week a pumper txuck which had been modified to use a chemical fire retardant as well as straight water. The retardant, calh'd "algiW', mixes with water to form a jell which sticks to trees, brush or other material which might pro- vide fuel for a fire. The truck received hero is one of 16 which the Department of Natural teseurces purchased and has been working on for about a year to convert 1L to uc i lie chemical. The trucks were pump- ors before their conversion. The SheILon district expected to receive a secoml truck ill a short lime, replacing two of the pulnpers which }lve bcen in us. TIlE BIGGES'I' adwmtagc of the chemical is ill keeping a fire front spreading, l,'raP, cs %% riglt, (list- spray directly on a blase, Wright said. Another big advanLage of .t!le chemical is that it ,Lretches tne suppl5 of \\;ater on the truck so it will go much further in fighting a fire. This ia because when the jell is sprayed on it. sticks a,nd holds the water on potential fuel for a fire, rather than having to soak the lnaterial over again as the heat from the fire dries it ouL. TIIE ALGIN IS a seaweed de- rivative and comes to the district in , powdered form. The powder is mixed with v,aler in one of the tanks on Lhe Lruck. A second tank holds plain water and a third con- lainer holds calcium chloride salt). Through a combination of pipes, these three nlixtu,'es come together into one pipe and com- bine to come out the hose as the clinging jell. Other added features of the con- vertcd Lrucks. Vriglt said, arc that all the equipnlent is ul}der cover, the controls for the liquld are all accessible from the ground Bill Kimhel h Jaycee O/ Month Bill Kintbel was hon0rcd as the Jaycee of the Month at the gmlp' monthly di]nle -., r nteettng recently 'file award W" ' " "" cee P- "" . a.s present+d by Jay- "  aestuent Arnold Fox tel Kinl- bet's past services to the ol'gaii. zatlou. Local 161, said ttat a majority of the delegates from \\;Vashington, Oregon and Califotmia at the, ne- gotiating sessions were recommen- ding to mcmbers of their locals that the offer be rejected. THE OFFER includes a 7 cent an hour general wage raise and an additional 2,fi cents an hour adjustment for women. The negoLiaLions in PorLland were conducted bctw(en repre- sentatives of Pacific Coast Pulp and Paper mills and the United Papermakers and Pape,orkers and the International Brotherhood of Pulp, Sulphite and Paper Mill Vorkcrs unions which represent their employees. Also inchlded in the company offer are revisions in the senioriLy clause, and modifications in the health and welfare programs, and the institution of an industry-wide pension program. Shellon Youth Wins Prize For Aulo Model Harlin Jerrells, a 1963 gradu- ate of Irene S. Reed high school, WaS notified this w('ek he had been awarded honorable luention for hi desig of the "model car" lYrne re- riot snpcrvisor, said. The jell been senL sprayed ahead of a fire slicks to the areas, the material which would provide Water ser_ l fuel holding the water and keep- te atxm,s In I ing it f]'om igniting. Wright and Carl Johnson, dist- need of re-lric t forest fire officer, attended of the I a demonstration on the new fire Tuesday fighting equipment in Olympia be- the ] fore receiving the ne_v ruck. [ The chemical alu works well Lo rathpr thau having to crawl Up on Lhe truck and two ga tanks which will allow the D'ucks to go out flrLhcr and stay out longer. The Departm'et of Natural le- sources plans eventually to have the chemical retardant trucks in each of its 23 distric(s in the staLe. As yet, the ShelLon District hadn't had a chance to try out its ztw quipment mta fire. l-ilmbel i Past treasurer of th uca aycees and is a meluber el: i the board of directors. He has ta- ken an active part in th... 5allaa Park Pject and in th Fo:e Yestrval. as ",e'l as inter-club Jay--- ueu projects. [ -H)s Parts manager for Kim-- uci winter Co He and his wife I 1, J flail ," ."" ' of the furore" in the Fisher Body Ct:afLnlen's Guild competition in his state and age division. Jerrells made the car as a shop class term project and submitted it in the contest. He received a $25 award for his honorable mention placing. The son of Mr. and Mrs. L. J. Jerrells, Harlin is attending the sumlncr session of Glendale Jun- iur oIIge, Glendale, (alif, joyed an event-filled week at the CleEhun Dude Ranch as the last of his three contest benefits last week. David received a bicycle and cash bonus earlier for his win- ning effort in selling the most subscriptions. In a letter to the Journal last week David wr,te thaL he was "having a very ood time at the ranch." He had his own horse to lse each day. He said that some of his favorite activities at the ranch included playing horseshoes, table tennis and horseback riding. David also expressed his thanks to all new Journal subscribers who made his trip possible. Deferred Senlence For Molest Charge Charles J. Pratt, Olympia, wa, given a tin're-year deferred sent- ence on a charge of indecent me- WHO'S WHO WlNNERMrs. Jack Frost holds the $180 in script she was awarded this week as winner of the Journal's Who's Who Contest. She correctly identified Max Sohmidt Jr. and listed all 1B clues. "I was just about ready to give up, but my dad told me that I had as much chance as anybody else, so I entered Lhe contest again." These were the happy words of Mrs..Jack Frost. 521 Dearborn, sent ill an entry in the two prev- ious weeks, but dn to her father' insistance deeide to try it again. What does she plan to do with all the money? "htvest in a new carpet for the livkng room among other things," Said the winner. lestation of a sin(n-wncn lie ap- Tuesday sttortly after being in- peared in MTaon County Superior formed that she had von the $184 Cotu't Friday. Judge Charles T. %Vright handed down the sentence on the recom- mendation of a ply-sentence ives- tigation hy the State Probation officer;.  l'oseeuting Attorney By- ron McClanahan and Glenn Cor- rea. substituting for Pratt's court- appointed attotxey John Ragan, supported the recommendation, Pratt was arrested and pleaded guilty to the charge last March and sent to Weste State Hos- pital for observation, He was re- turned here the first of June and pre-sentence investigation was of dered when hc appeared ill court Lo c Lira h'i,, Who's Who Contest jackpot. Mrs. Frost correctly identified Max Schmidt, Jr. with all 18 clues to end a six-weak drooght without a jackpot winner. Chances are Mrs. Frost won't soon be able to forget who was responsible for her sendio' q the winning entry, her father Floyd Temple. Mrs. Frost hadn't even Pioneers Slate Picnic The Mason County Pioneer Pic- nic will be held at 11 a.m., Sun- day, July 28, at Kneeland Park. Coffee, claltl, SilVer alld ice exeun will b iuraiahed. Mr. and Mrs. Frost reside on Hillcrest with the couple's two daughters, Pebble 3 and Julic 2. Nine year old Craig Bariekman drew the winner front the entries this week, after his brother Merle had failed to prdacc a jackp0 winner last week. The jack-pot for this week's Vlm's "Vho ? It's back to $34, Last week's complete llst of clues warn," a  tmior fornler Paul Bunyan a tall one ,,,+" ex-Army Captain , 3: former HigheRmber and lligh- climb6, was fresh fooLballer t Stanford Gcrnlalt nanl (Cuntiaud o la I,