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PAGE 8 Indians Had Ily Virginia Allison LILLIIVAUP -- Our men pre- pare for the salmon fishing season in obvious ways: hy checking the boat and its motor; by replenish- ink gear and equipment: and by trying" l() guess correctly what wL- cation dates will coincide with 111(: Silvor run. The Twanas prepared for the e,ming" of lhe Salmon also. But they did it differently. For two weeks prior to the expected run il. was their custom to keep the &apos;ivers entering Hood Canal pure and clean. No one might bathe, play in, emply a canoe, wade through or otherwise defile the water of our creeks and rivers, i'll honor of the Approaching horde. TIHs was a rigidly enforced trib- al custom. iVien the first unlucky salmon appeared at the month of a river the watchful Twanas speared it, barbecued il on the beach, strip- fed it of meat and placed the st+elton of the fi2 on the ground, Pharmacy Phacts From Neil Evander I've talked about vitamins A, t and C before and thought I'd take today to explain about vita- mins D and E. Vitamin D is nec- essary in our bodies for nor- real growth of b o n e structure. It is also very important in the absorption of phosphorous and calcium, as well as helping with the hardening or mineralization ef both teeth and bones, Vitamin E. on the other hand, is believed to be necessary for enzymes in our bodies, and it has been established as necessary for normal reproduction in many animals. Vitamins make up a fas- cinating subject  one on which we're always glad to answer your questions, so please don't ever hes- itate to ask us, We enjoy being or service. Open Daily 9:30 to 7:30 Saturdays -- 9:30 - 6:00 Neirs Pharmacy 4th & Railroad 426-3327 I-IELTON--MAg0N COUNTY JOUPNAL Published in "Christmastown, U.&A.", Shelton. Washington Ritual For Preparation For Annual Salmon Run In.Area l(;aded toward Alaska; while a Aeademy of Science in VVashington to do so for the first meeting in chant was sung extolling the pur- ity of the river, its desirability as a, spawning ground and a request that the dead fish go back to Alas- k' and send the other salmon d,wn to ttle river it had selected. This annual invitation of the Twanas to the salmon seems about s crafty a.s the spiders' invitation t3 the fly. Be that as it may we t:ave Sgt. J." L. Zimmerman to thank for his-recollection of this tribal riturl as told to him by 1:he late He]iry Allen. Indian stone r,ason extraordinary. THE BIGIIEST SOCIAl, event f the past week was probably the surprise house warming party bested by Mr.'and Mrs. Earl Scho- c.nberger and .Mr. and MrK George ?locke at the new home of Mrs. ldathryne Beardsley and her sis- t,er Mrs. Elizabeth Dailey in Olym- l:'ia. Saturday fright. The secret had been well kept. At the begin- ing of the evening corsages of ];,ink rosebuds and white carna- tions were pinned on both ladies. An inspection tour of the new lesidence and its grounds were enjoyed by all who attended, about :.0 persons. rhe housewarming ift was announced to be three choice rhododendron plants to be delivered at the proper time for tAanting by Bill Whitney, the Ca- nal's authority on Rhodes. Mrs. Beardsl6y, who plans to re-land- scape the grounds, was much pleased with the gift. At midnight a ham buffet dinner was served. A timid driver when venturing into srange places, we thrust the nose of our car upward into the "little Alps" above the north end of the Starr White along a steep and winding !cast five houses each higher than the last. The view was worth the climb, and the roads were actually .good roads, with a turnabout spot at each residence, iVe found only M:rs. Helen Cook at home that day, retired principal" of Hoodsport school. She had been away until Aug. 1, visiting friends and rela tives in Minnesota and Illinois, s,,so her father, who still lives in Indiana, Home again. Mrs. Cook enjoys playing her baby grand, and looking out upon her sweeping vew. She reports that her son Earl F. Cook has been granted a year's leave of absence from the Uni- versity of Idaho, where he is Dean oJ' Mining and Geology, to become Executive Secretary of the Geo- physical division of the National FUN FOR ALL AT OUR COgNTY D,C. September. REV. IlAROLD IIANSON, pas- At the annual meeting of Tri- t.c" of Marine View Presbyterian ton Mutual Water Assoc,. the new C'anrch in Tacoma, has built a officers elected to serve the con]- h,)me rm the northern side of Car- munity this coming year were roll's Point constructed to ac- Frank Bonner, president: Fnmk e(:modal.e 30 guests; with a loft  Hambaugh, vice president: Wiff room for boys and a lank room [Jessup, secretary; and Rose Ham- at entrance level for girls. Rev. baugh, treasurer. and Mrs. Hansc;n who. have seven AT THE DES ITAINEN home youngsters of their own enjoy we found granddaugbter Nancy working with teen-agers. They ex- Anthony of Sacramento. who pect to make this their permanent i spends each summer with her home. For the present the house grandparents, busily fashioning is full of friends by Fall it will gifts of originality for a Masonic bd, made available as a residence party to be held next December. for missionaries home on fnrlougb. Rev. Hanson states he has come to Hood Canal every summer since 1922. except when preparing for tle ministry arid when in service as a pharmacist in 1945. and that tlxe erection of this home is the fulfillment of a 40-year dream. George M. Thompson has recov- ered sufficiently from his recent severe illness to leave the hosptal and is now receiving convalescent fare at Shelton Manor Nursing Home, on Olympic Highway, where mail and callers will be most wen come. Mrs. Thompson's daughter and her husband. Mr. and /vh's. Harold Palette of Seattle, spent Friday with her on the Canal; a?so her granddaughter, Mrs. Glo- ria Jansen with her four child- ren. Another daughter, Mrs. Hel- en Kirk, and family occupy the neighboring cottage and are a comfort to her during her hus- band's absence. Mr. and Mrs. R. M. Schultz of Des Moines are visiting their son and daughter-in-law. Mr. and Mrs. Robert M. Schultz. proprietors of Mike's Beach resort. Hi-Fi music and full-length motion pictures featured evenings in the Recrea- tional Hall are popular with guests at this resort, which was named for Michael- the Schultz's only son. Mr. and Mrs, Bob Moffett of Lilliwaup enjoyed a Sunday visit from their cousins Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Blank and son Monty from Blyn. Mrs. Moffett is the pleasant little substitute post mistress at the Lilliwaup P.O. who waits on the patrons while Mrs. Evans is away on vacation, as she is at pre- sent. Thursday, Aug. 16 Nell Vance's nephew and family, Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Buell. arrived from Gregory, S.D. for a few days visit with the Vances. Then they picked up A1- vin's mother Mrs. Irene Buell, on the way to visit relatives in Ore- gon and California; their destina- tion to attend the Buell reunion at Springfield, Ore., before the return drive to South Dakota. Pinochle fans are reminded that Lilliwaup Community Hall will be open to all-comers Friday evening, Aug. 23. As usual there will be a door prize, prizes for high scores. and for double pinochle. The play- ing starts at 8 p.m. Volunteer hos- tesses for the evehing will be Mrs. Pearl Smith and Mrs. Anna 5ohn- son. Pesident Leimback requests that any women members who have not yet served as hostesses this year wilt kindly volunteer ' Mr. Haines who decided to braid a very large oval wool rug, began the task by inventing a devise on which to wind the braided, joined seetions as the work progresses. He made an axis out of a six inch fir, thirty-six inches long with a piece of veneer and a pin at either end. to revolve above a framework of convenient height mounted on casters. By making and winding first upon the drum that part which will be the outside edge of the rug, the center of the rug is wound last. topside upon the whole, in the right order for sewing the braid together with linen thread. It is a neat trick and a clever one all braided rug makers could use to advantage. Mr. and Mrs. Martin Olsen of Columbia, Mont.. have spent sev- eral days wRh the Sis Andersons. Martin, who is Mrs. Anderson's brother, says he came tO check on his sister's condition since her accident at Brinnon in April when. to avoid striking a deer she re- ceived multiple injuries herself. The Andersons have also had grandsons Alan and Dale Pahja from Tacoma with them for the past two weeks, and on Friday a day-long visit from an aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs. John Oberg of Manchester. THE BIGGEST adventure along our part of the Canal this sum- mer may well be the one that be- fell 16-year-old Jim Morrison Jr., whose home is in Portland. His parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Mor- rison. Sr., who purchased the Graham residence between Holiday Beach and Varfie];ds were aston- ished and delighted when Jim, skin diving in front of their place at the 65 foot level, discovered an anchor on the floor of the Canal. It required eight days to bring it up onto the beach by means of a cedar log float. It measures six feet high by four feet by four feet from fluke to fluke, and weighs an estimated 700 pounds. Rust now covers or has obliterated any markings that might be upon it. But Mr. Morrison. employed by the Oregonian. believes it to be made with Swedish steel since it has rusted in striations, and will seek further confirmation of his opinion that it was cast in the mid-}t00'sm'd lost by some early ship exploring What Was :tl. en known as Hood's Chamlel. Jim's treasure will go back to Portland with the family for authoratative identification, if that is possible. FRIDAY-SATURDAY-SUNDAY Skokomish Valley Woman Has Visit From Brother From Wisconsin By Mary Valley SKOKOMISH -- Mr. and Mrs. Harold Hunter are enjoying a vis- it wlTh Mrs. Hunter's brother. Claude Lancaster and daughter, Sharon. Beloit. }Vis. "This is the first time Mrs. Hunter and her brother have been together in 25 years. Mr. and Mrs. Calvin Gravatt are receiving congratulations on a baby son bx)rn last week at the Shelton General Hospital Mr. and Mrs: Arthur Johnson, Mr. and Mrs. Chester Valley, Mr. and Mrs. John Cole. and Mr. and Mrs. Vera Miller attended a "no- host" dinner at the summer home of Mr. and Mrs. Pat vVagner on Hood Cara last Friday evening, THE ERIC Sjoholm home wa a round of entertainment during the weekend. Coming from EV- erett were Mr. and Mrs. Fred Sjoholm and children, from Port- land were Mrs. Joan Echivers, Jackie and Kimberly. Joining them for Sunday dinner were Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Johnson of New West- minister, B.C. Mrs, Nelson and Wrs. Johnson of Seattle. Mr and Mrs, D.enny Temple and son of Island Lake, Mr. and Mrs. Gun- nat Sjoholm and Les of Shelton, and Parry Jones also of Shelton. Rev. and Mrs. Edwin Hepner and family, Burns Ore., spent a week at the home of Mrs. Hep- her's mother, Mrs. Ellen Stenberg. While here the Hepners and Mrs. $enberg enjoyed an evening with Ir. and Mrs. J. H. Johnson in Shelton. Mr. and Mrs. Johnson re- cently returned from Sweden and they showed slides of their trip and also the Swedish home of Mr. Isaac Stenberg. Miss Esther Johnson is visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Arvid Johnson after finishing a summer course at Seattle Pacific College, SATURDAY evening visitors at the Chester Valley home were Miss Sharone Shawstad of Seattle and Miss Donna Hulbert of Shel- ton. Mr. and Mrs, Fred Sjoholm of Everett attended their class reun- ion Saturday evening at Alder }rook Inn. Miss Jan Valley of Island galte pent several days this week at the home of her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Chester Valley.. Mr. and Mrs. Donald Dock spent last weekend vacationing at the ocean. This Fl'iday evening, Aug. 23 is the regular meeting of Skoko- mish Grange. There is important business coming up so plan to be there. AT ALDERBROOK Medical care plan administrat- ors from throughout the state met Aug. 15 and 16 at Alderbrook Inn on Hood Canal. Bureau managers representing 23 member plans at- tended the two-day workshop of the Washington Association f Medical Care Plan Managers. Jack Hurley, the organization's presi- dent and also manager of the Thurston County Medical Bureau, presided. BILL KAMIN, Simpson Timber Company Forester, with Peter Cossette, member of the Guys 'N Gals 4-H Club of Skokomish Valley (led by Mrs. Stan Lyman and Mrs. Roger Williams) during a tree identification contest in a forestry project. ANNOUNCEMENT THE ANNUAL MASON COUNTY FAIR IS A COMMUNITY PROJECT WE HOPE YOU WILL JOIN US IN SUPPORTING. Shellon Branch - Thurston County Federal Dr. H. M. Tokes is pleased to announce that Dr. J. D. Petersbn will be associated with his office at 417 Railroad Avenue. Dr. Peterson will specialize in contact lenses. His practice and laboratory will be dedicated to the making and fitting of contact lenses. Phone 426-3181 Savings & Loan Association Accounts Insured to $10,000.00 by the F.S.L.I.C. 9 A.M. -- 4 P.M. Monday thru Thursday 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Fridays Hom Office Branch Office 5th & Capitol Way B 313 Railroad Ave. Olympia, Wash. Shelton, Wash. SAFE DEPOSIT BOXES Private, Confidential, Economical llllll=ll.I.i. ==ml.I..Ill.lllll, i What's Doing Kamilehe $h0d Complete00 | = Among Our iSERVICEMEN .=llllIIl= mllllllIl. IIIIIillIlI 1 ! Richard P. Hanson, hospital corpsman third class USN, son of Otto R. Hanson, St]elton. a crew- member of the icebreaker USS Staten Island. is participating in Arctic ice operations during the ship's four and one half-month de- ployment to the Far North Gerald A. Jasper. electronics technician seaman. USN. son of Mr. and Mrs. IVilliam Jasper, Pot- latch, is serving aboard the an- tisubmarine warfare support air- craft carrier USS Hornet. He is seeing one of World War II's fore- most action points during Hor- net's current visit to Pearl Har- bor. Hawaii. David S. Clark. Jr.. radarman third class. USN. son of Mr. and Mrs. David S. C'lrk. Shelton, is sewing aboard the antisubmarine warfare support aircraft carrier USS Hornet currently on a visit to Pearl Harbor Hawaii. ks an antisubmarine carrier, Hornet specializes in finding and destroying enemy submarines. She is the hub of a hunter killer task group and flagship of Commander Carrier Division 17 of the Pacific Fleet. Jack D. Wells. quartermaster third class, USN, son of Mr. and Mrs. R. G, Wells, Grapeview., is serving aboard the destroyer USS Braine which recently spent a two day relaxation period in San Fran- cisco Bay prior to resuming, train- in K operations off the alifornia coast. The Braine was among 11 units of Cruiser Destroyer Flotil- la Nine. Exlension Of Jones Act Amendment Urged Oregon and Washington could ship 40-million board feet of lum- ber anmmlly to Puerto Rico if the current amendment to the Jones Act were extended by Congress, the Western Forest Industries As- sociation predicted today. The shipments would mean "new markets, new production and more payrolls in lumber and port com- munities," according to Joseph W. McCracken, executive vice presi- dent of the W.F.I.A. The Jones Act requires inter- coastal shipments to use Ameri- can cargo vesselS. The current one-year amend- ment permits U.S. cargo lumber shippers to use modern, lower-cost foreign vessels to Puerto Rico and thus temporarily compete on even terms with the British Columbia lumber industry in at least one, small U.S. market. The amendment expires Oct. 23. 1963. "It should be extended," Mc- Cracken declared, To date, 6.5-million board feet have been shipped from Oregon and Washington to the Caribbean island this year. However. Mc- Cracken pointed out that the first shipments using foreign vessels did not get underway until spring, because of lengthy qualification procedures. Furthermore. no ship- ment can be loaded after Oct. 23 which means sales opportunities a all but dead now. "With a full year of sales ef- fort, we would be truly competi- tive and many new jobs would be created in 1964/' he said. Last year, lritish Columbia shipped some 73-million board feet of lumber to Puerto Rico. "It should be an 80-million-foot mar- ket," McCracken estimated. "Giv- en equal shipping ztes, Oregon and Washington lumber mills could gain at least one-half of the market." 0f By Fr:uwes im[nm, I<AMILCHIq Prcl)nrations are being made for another school term. The teachers have been cho- sen and contracts signed for tile coming yenr. Georg,. Keller. a dairy farmer from Redmond and a brother of the fo'fner Mrs. Grace Craddick. also a former Kamilche teacher, is the principal. He and Mrs. Keller will occupy the C. E. Buxton house. Mr. Keller will leach the 7th and Sth grades. Frederick Isack- son of Seattle. who taught last year in Grays Harbor Com]ly will teach Ihe 41h. 5ih md 6th grades. He expecls o live in Shelton. Miss Alice 'Washhurn. also of Seattle. coming previously from Wisconsin will teach the first, second and third grades. She taught last year in Pacific County and phms to live in Shelton. Avery Kelley will continue bus driving and janitor work for the school this year. with the same bus schedule as last year in effect. Mrs. Wesley Whitener and chil- dren Joe and Rhonda and Willie Tee with Mrs. lobert Whitener and son Bobble made a two weeks vacation trip to California and Mexico. They visited at E1 Chaon, Calif.. with the Rev. John Moore family, also visited Los Angeles and Tyuana. Mexico. On the retm'n trip they sopped at Trin- idad, Calif.. with the David Ran- kin family. IRobert Whitener made the r'eturn trip with the family. Last Saturday and Sunday the 4-H Builders Club made a camping trip to Twin Harbors State Park. Making the trip were Sally IVolfe. Denny IVagner. Robert Spooner, Tom Trotzer. Barbara porter. San- dy Lyman. Janice Blake, Danny Fuller. Barney Lambert .Stan Linn. Jerry Marcy, M'elvin Evans. Dell Roberts, Harold Munson Ar- tie Tozier. Larry Schneider, Jan- ice Morford, Linda Clark. Judy Smith. Karen Smitl. Chaperones for the group were Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Linn. Mrs. Betty IVolfe and Mr. and /Vh-s. Alex Smith. Mr. and Mrs. Jim Sadler and children were dinner guests of tile Harry Simmons' last Saturday. Sunday callers and dinner guests at the Harry Simmons home were Mr. and Mrs. Leland Simmons and children, of Summit Lake. Mr. and Mrs. Ed Johnson of Olympia visited the Harry Sim- mons' last Sanday. A gin)up left Monday morning for a fishing trip to Sekiu. They were Mr. and Mrs. Ira Stansbury, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Simmons. Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Kingham of Capis- trano, Califoma and Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Todd of Shett()n. Mr. Staff IeacEers For The Coming Year Thl and Mrs. Humphrey Nelson of Slolomish. Mr. and Mrs. Herb Nelson vis- ited the fair at Elma last Sunday. FRIDAY Mlt. AND MIIS. Ed Petty attended the Grays Harbor County Fair at Elma and Sunday, A giant accompanied by Mr. and Mrs. Roy Petty attended the Fort Riding off Cat Cay Association Horse Show at Fort recovered 50( statute, miles Lewis. Monday Mr. and Mrs. Ed Petty Norway. called on Mrs. Gertie Grate at speed of Black Lake, than double Esther Rheinsdorff of Seattle vious record spent the weekend as a guest at same course in the Orville Taylor home. Coming from Seattle to spend the weekend at their Kamilche Point summer home were Mr, and See Mrs. Hay Washburn. i Christ Lutheran Church in Lake- wood was the scene last Satur- day of a wedding of interest to a number of Kamilche folk. Miss Karen Taylor daughter of Mr. A and Mrs. Blair Taylor of Steila- coom. was married to Robert Van- | derwarker Attending the wedding KI! M were Mr. and Mrs. Roy Taylor, Mr. and Mrs. O. R. Taylor. Charles can Ulrich and Mr. and Mrs. Allan Taylor. Rev, and Mrs. Jesse' Millwood and three children, Oldahoma City, are visiting at the Wesley White- her home. New discoveries in science . . . will continue to create a thousand new frontiers for those who would still adventure. -- Herbert Hover GII()[;P The 248th Coast sociat ion will nual picnic at day. Members and vited to bring a used (or new) equipment youths at the will be held Les SUGGESTS/ IT'S FOUR TIME OUS TO RIDE CAR AS TO LINE. SEE ME COST ACCIDENT LIFI AID|III 1627 SUMMIT DRIVE PITTSBURGH SUN HORGAH, EACRETT LU Best time to make a Peal buy- RAMBLER'S S EST DAYS! I Get the best buys and the b gest trade-ins! 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