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July 31, 1941     Shelton Mason County Journal
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Page Four Grapeview News Events Include Social Picnic: The principal social event of the Mrs. Ellis A. Gilbert was chosen past week in the community was i. by Miss Patricia Hillman and Ellis A. Gilbert Jr. for their wedding. last Friday evening. The bride is, the daughter of Mr. Harry Platt Hillman of Grape-3 View. i the annual picnic of the Grape-, view Garden and Social Club, ati Twanoh State Park. This is one; of the two meetings in the year? when the men and children are} invited. (Needless to say, these‘ meetings are dinners. there would; be no use in asking men to a‘~ meeting with just a cookie and a, cup of tea!) Families turned outi in full force on Thursday even- ing, the 24th, there were forty around the long table covered with good things to eat. The commit— tee in charge of this successful event were Mrs. W. O. Eckert, Mrs. Wilbur Reeves and Mrs. E. L. Merritt. The principal social event out- side the community in which we were all interested was the wed- GRAHA THEATRE SH ELTON, WASHINGTON i Two shows every night Starting at 7:00 P.M. . Matinee 2:15 P.M. Saturday and Sunday E Admission 10¢ and 25¢ plus tax (State 2c; Federal 3¢) 'l‘onite Only , 15¢ i “FIVE CAME BACK” and “RIDE ON VAQUERO” Friday - Saturday ‘THREE COCKEYED SAILORS’ i A Riot of Laughs Sun.—Mon.-Tues. l FREDERIC MARCH — MAR- i GARET SULLAVAN ‘ “SO ENDS OUR NIGHT” i i ding of Miss Patricia Hillman. Al- jthough it was well written up in ithe city papers we wish this ac-j ,‘ count for 1, column. i ithe bridegroom's parents, Mr. and1 cred the mantel, and standards of white Dahlias and gladiolas and, c where the Reverend Charles Ells-i .worth Wilson read the 8 o'clock, service. i fon had lace inserts. long bishopi . served in the garden and the wed— i ding cake in the ‘: tended. r and Mrs. Jack V. Denton cut ’the ,borhood so they might be filled iby the Garden Project in Shelton. ‘for use in hot lunches for the ‘ school next winter. i Mr. and Mrs. Ed VVestberg re- turned this week from an extend- ed trip east. They were called to Mr. Westberg's former home in our own community A small wedding at the home of 3 and Mrs. j tage of being in Detroit to buy a new car and drive it back home. Mr. and Mrs. Bennett Munsey ‘ (Donna Rue Teetsl of Eugene, White larkspur and stalks cov-i days with Mrs. Munsey's parents at their summer home on Echo Beach. . v Mr. and Mrs.» Al Flournoy and two daughters. Judy and Sharon, have returned to Seattle after two weeks vacation at the beach home andelabra: framed the altar.; The bride‘s gown of white chif- ., of Mrs. Flornoy’s uncles, Stanley sleeves and slight train. A halo of i . ilace and pearls held her shoulder ‘ and Albert Richards Mrs' Mann' i length veil and she carried a show~ er bouquet of white orchids andi , valley lillies. Mr. Hillman gave‘ Zi ihis daughter in marriage. Mr. Flornoy’s mother, came for a few day’s visit. We are glad to hear that Mrs. ‘ 22, who sprained her ankle, is i recovering nicely. Mrs. Kenneth Wright (COFGUa. Mr. and Mrs. Miller Holland, of lCharles) the-brides only att'end-‘rBerkeley‘ paid a short visit to iant wore Alice blue net, her 001— 1 Mrs E. C. Suiter and other ionial bouquet was of pink and, friends on Sunday. Mrs. Holland ;white valley lillies around a pink‘ is better known here as Helen 1 rose. Robert VanDruff was Mr. Britten, iGilberts best man. Miss Janci on July 2,; Mr, and Mrs, s, w_ ~Bender of Bremerton, a sororitY‘Barker and Mr. and Mrs. Burke 1 sister. sang “I Love You Truly" and i “Because,” i sister Betty. Mrs. Charles Lewis 3 of Shelton played 3 march. Barker and daughter Diane, came for a visit with Miss Hattie Bar- ker. The two ladies and Diane re- mained for the rest of the week. It takes a strong person to stand two picnics in one day. That was what Mrs. Walter Eckert did on July 24. In the morning her two sisters, Mrs. F. G. Bampton and. Miss Louise r..Nachtsheim brought Mrs. Arthur Card, Miss Flora .Pletke and Miss Alice 'Strong from Tacoma. They also I brought a large picnic lunch which {they all enjoyed on the Eckei't Ebeach. (Mewly-3 improved for pic- ‘nics, we fliear, though we haVc-n‘t been invited to See it). During the Conversation, Mrs. Card said she accompanied by her the wedding i For her daughters wedding Mrs. Hillman wore a pleated blue crepe ' gown ornamented with sapphire, buttons. Mrs. Gilbert was in blue‘ chiffon with matching lace panels. A reception at the Gilbert home followed the ceremony, punch was flower decked dining room. About 150 guests at- Mrs. Layman C, Denton" poure brides cake. Assisting were the. lwas suneshe‘ihad been there be~ Minnesota because of the illnessI of his father. who later passed: away. The Westbergs took advan-z Oregon, have been spending a few’ Misses Abbe Varns, Betty, Bell“ Jackie Wylie and Gloria Shaw. 1 When the'couple left for Cana- da on their wedding trip the bride i wore a mallard blue costume suit i accented with sable dyed squirrel lapels and brown accessories. Af<, ter August lst they will be at home at 5206 California Ave. 'Eclgert brought‘ out At the University of Washing-. ton the bride was affilliated withi Alpha Gamma Delta sorority, and l form-years ago. Whereupon Mrs. the guest book, used when the boat excur- sions came our way, and found Mrs. Card's name registered 28 * years ago. We haven't said anything about the weather during the late un- pleasantness, for two reasons. We were tired of hearing other peo- ple talk about it and, besides, a SliEliTON-MASON COUNTY JOURNAL Siliiiiiliilhlil CiiliNi‘Y ibiiRNAi i Consolidated with The Shelton Independent Published every Tuesday and Thursday afternoon l l Member of “Cashington Newspaper l’ublisliers' Association and National Editorial Association 1 Entered as second-c1213: matter at the posiol'l‘ic-e at Shelton. Washington i Subscription Rates: ' BY MAIL: in Mason County (outSide of Shelton city mail carrier districts, $2 per year; {5 months, $1.25; 3 months, 73¢. Foreign $3.50 per year. l’osLa , regulations l'orlild residents of Shelton served by city mail carrier l‘ror» receiving their Journal by mail. BY JOURNAL CARRIER: in_ Shelton, 25¢ per momh (collected by carrier or $2.50 per year in arliancc. 'l. EBER ANGLE Manager GRANT C. ANGLE lildi tor i W INDIAN HOSPITAL Dreams of many years past about a great new lindian medical center on the Cushman site are about to come true. Plans announced this week by the U. S. Indian service show that one of the finest medical units ever built by that agency wil- be erected on the grounds at East 28th street in Tacoma. Work has already started on the found- atiOns of the new plant and it is expected that it will be completed during 1942. This magnificent group of six brick struc— tures, costing a million dollars or more, will take ’the place of wooden buildings put up half a cen— tury ago. The completed center will include a five story hospital, a three story nurses’ quar- ters, attendants" quarters, laundry and shop build- ing, commissary building, garage and several doc- tors’ cottages. The main hospital building will cost nearly three-quarters of a million dollars. In its five stories. will be beds for 350 patients. The new hospital staff will have seven doctors and two in- ternes and a staff of 50 nurses. It will give gen- eral medical treatment, surgery and orthopedic treatment to adult Indians throughout Montana, Idaho, Oregon, Washington and Alaska. The Cushman site is a striking one in the eastern part of the city. occupy a prominent place on the grounds over- looking the harbor. The present hospital build- ings originally housed the Cushman Indian school up to 1918. . To this school were sent Indian chil-; ' Thursday, Ls} ' V éEagles Pic The Thurston County officers are tightenihgi TVVaHOh 0 up on the hitch-hikers and those who thumbi Tmnoh Stggg’p/aik Juli. TIGHTENING ON THUMBERS \\_ '\Lieut. Co their way along the highways, and recently finedfscene Sunday, of th . glutant ge , - ~ ‘ ton Eagles picnic 3 nOunced t several offenders who either thumbed a ride 01‘,,.,0,,,,Ce.ment from c J Stel of the walked on the wrong side of the roadway and‘ Adspace bnegrfsf’ ‘tfiebe‘i’rflur . . - ista‘ la. ee. .. .. g< not facmg oncoming traffic. ,Ioca, glioflp with tine in u ting, under way a , _ nit alre. The state law passed two years ago makes. Coffee and ice cw mess‘ C0,, a. penalty to both the hitch-hiker and the driver, furnished by ther cm who picks him up, and now the police and statetflénggegi gongeugfi‘t patrOI give warning that the law will be enforc-l day. No special 9;“: fto ti, 0 ' ' ' ‘planned with sz V the ed along the Inall’l highways, which Will be] _0 [me up the may i“ ph A. Jacks tough on those who hope for boosts. ithe time. : and asmgm Most drivers, having in mind the frequent} ST. ‘fmvms sad experience of others who have kindly picked1 M01123, ass:- up a walker and been slugged, killed or lost their,; N0 ,e,,,:g: duiing Said} cars, or who pick up young women, and pass byir. services i'gsprgcatq In. assigne those they do not know; but this is a little hardzmg' SeggngAs'n on some of our boys who try to save their little spending money by thumbing to and from school. THEY EARN MORE MONEY | i i In the argument about the disintegrating cffi feet of releasmg draftees at the end of the year, in the army there doesn’t seem to be much thought , given to the disintegrating effect on the soldierI boys who are working for Uncle Sam for $21 a‘ month while some of their friends are at homei i making that much in two or three days working; in national defense industries. ' . The boys in the army, who will. have to stayi where they are whether they want to or not, if the administration plan is carried out, should at} . Four, lease have a bonus of $10 a month for their sec~ MUSIC by i“ ond stretch—Auburn Globe-Republican. Gents 35¢ J l I . _s.—<‘ m... w—sv—m—fiA—e —-» i i i g The new hospital willi Quart Of Star Dust Weighs 60 Tons Says BVL Some stars are 5,000 times as heavy as lead, study of light emitted by them indicates, re- ports the Better Vision Institute. If a quart milk bottle was filled :3 i i i ' l i the bridegroom With Pm De‘ta nal couldn’t print what we want- Theta fraternity fled to say. But if we were going One of our community suffered} to talk. abOut it We'd say that a painful accident last Wednes- there IS EatiSfaCtlon In th 0 day. While cutting wood Mr. Jack . thought that our local weather ; Elick cut the fore finger of his , man had to sit in his car at Long— : left hand. He was rushed in for view with the thermometerat 100I ‘ treatment and had to have a num— : for over half an hour waiting for her of stitches taken. This week i a freight train to pass and a few Ihe has been unable to continue 3 days later was caught in a near ‘ his work in the Tacoma shipyards] cloudburst in Olympia. It renews Mrs. L. Wren has been gather- , our faith that there may some ing glass jars through the neigh- 1 time be justice in this worlds 1. l Your. Chance To ‘ SAVE $20 BRAND NEW MODEL 3-15-40 Eyuipped with Cook-Master‘Oven‘, Clock Control and Minute Minder as Extra Equipment. 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Control 'CockvMastcr Oven Control il- lustrated, optional at alight :1th cost.‘ Libby Measuring Glass to each adult who comes in to see and listens to a demonstration of this Wonderful Range nly 6 Ranges left at this price . . . so hurry I family newspaper like The Jon l REsouaoupUL LOGGERS .C‘ x. ~ ’eraléptaxwon gasoline :was. raised 50 dren from all parts of the Northwest. Then the‘ lschool was abandoned. The U. S. veterans’ ad- 'ministration used it as a hospital from 1918 to 1929. Then the Indian service took it back after some discussion as to whether it should be con- tinued. With this ideal 8193, On historic grounds used by the early Indians, :the Tacoma Indian medical center should prove a valuable addition to the city and should also be ideally located for service in the Northwest country.—Tacoma News-Tribune. l The other day hen the bridge over the North river collapse under the weight of a loaded log truck, one .of the truck loggers oper- ating in that territory gazed ruefully over the wreckage. He stood there and pondered, knowing full welllthat the counfly would rebuild the bridge as fast a humanly poSsible, but that regardlessl ,of how fast the county bridge crew worked, itl :would delay his own log deliveries some littlei itime. i The operator did not ponder for long. Log- .gers do not have time to stop and meditate much Eif they are going to get the round stuff to the booms. He did what countless others of his craft ghave done; he went to work. He picked a place inear the wrecked span where a log bridge could 7be “thrown” across, and he grabbed a brush hook and started personally to slash an opening to the site. And unless tradition falters there will be a temporary bridge across the river in a day or two so the trucks can get across. Wouldn’t be sur— prised if it is already finished. , Thus it iswith loggers. They may not knOW all there is toknow about engineering but‘theyi {let no obStacle stop them. You don’t hear much; iof their construction achievements, for it is just iiii‘the day’s work with them, but. nevertheless gthey are doing things which to the uninitiated iwould seem impossible, and doing them with ;amazing dispatch. They are surely resourceful men, the loggers—Aberdeen World. i I A SLIGHT CASE OF CONFUSION ! i It is no novelty, to be sure, to find various , departments of government working at cross pur- iposes. But political thinking on the subject of the iau‘tomobile industry’s place in defense. offers a iparticularly interesting current example in this Hines, It was only about a year ago that the fed- , l per cent to gmeet‘ defense needs. Now a further‘jump of 65 Eper cent is being debated. Meanwhile, an admin- i‘istration spokesman is talking in terms of “gas- i-less Sundays” and other measures to cut down ithe use, Of automobiles. Proposals are also ad- iva‘nc’ed'to cut down the production of cars even imore drastically than, origmally planned, and to lplace a tax on the sale of each new and second- lhand car—the latter a “deterrent”, tax, aimed *more at cutting down the purchases than at rais- fing'revenues. It may be naive in this period of 1 “Alice in Wonderland” economics to invoke sim- lple rules of mathematics and logic. 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