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2='2, 1963 Camp On Fair Campships This Week - Fair Harbor selectees Bonnie f 8anford arriv- Sunday af- the summer's Uthwest Wash- Camp. The promises to With all sorts through- must be days for Sunday at NAval left Olym- mming at the Trea- Base at San evening. Guard Cadet came to an air from the rt at Boeing mklnight By midnight back at New Was aboard a their annual fast mov- 2nd Class- outs of in- (fourth duties ening prior was able class- Okonek home Lynn as and wife, Somers and Dee. Thurs- flight grand- Opdal enjoyed In- celebrating as well nd farewell. grandma this week- Cook. Join- eo for dinner home Sun- Dean, wife Betty and Jane. Shep- three hun- When Dixie from Aber- grandchild- Wilson and Ross and peep- and with the Mr. and Mrs. been living Treasure Is- SUmmer are shortly for Ala. Mr. Mid-Moun- 3any which Gas line and their season but bells ds have an 3-month- half Would like rne outfit on gas line, and dren, Keith and Tonya, to leave Only having OVer four Who have is the re- a window We are families after such household Mon- axe slip- and sever- Lnger of his stit- the and Who has I visit Saturday officially tells us Uhlman lOf uS, has cans where Uhlman in Olym- State With Julie bro- and Gues)t Monday little of Ju- his many store was McGirk Who drove the big oc- was Ber- 9th,, birth- lrday even- cottage Tacoma "Lit- s. Norma Bonnie last Full as cows, the O1- a very of many lucky evoted lady. The previous week, Kim Nicldaus, Mike Benson and David Hicks spent "a day on the farm". Our gradesehool population was somewhat depleted when the Fra- ser family moved to Gorst last Sunday. The Frasers occupied the house formerly owned by Donn Marsh. A little excitement was stirred up on Treasure Island early Sun- day eveniug when some live char- coals discarded from the John An- derson place missed the water and inadvertently set fire to the brush on the bank. Fortunately, the con- flagration was soon detected by observant neighbors and the com- bined efforts oF our fire depart- ment and friendly neighbors soon eliminated any danger. Five little girls were made very happy last Wednesday when Mrs. Julius Stock hostessed and chauf- feured a trip to Ocean Shores; just for their enjoyment. Surf play, gicnieig and horlleback riding kept Cathy and Becky Query, Su- sie and Janie K. Pogreba and Geor- gia Clayton fully occupied all day. Going along to lend a helping hand and loving every minute of it was Salli Clayton. MRS. LES SOULE was delight- ed to have niece, 1V[rs. Roy (Dy- rene) Coburn and daughter Gayle drop in on her last Tuesday to spend a few hours. The Coburns have recently moved from Tacoma to Sequim. Visiting with the Orville Kagers and Don Pogrebas from last Tues- day until Saturday were Mrs. S. W. Dresen and daughter Mrs. Gene Killoy. Mrs. Dresen, Mrs. Kager's sister, is from Canby, Ore., while Mrs. Killoy is from Oregon City. The two ladies left their husbands at home to tend to home and work. A"See Washington First" trip took the Howard Seiners' and Walt Claytons into eastern Wash- ington this weekend. Leaving Fri- day evening, the eastward trek took them to Electric City via Ellensburg. Saturday morning the impressive' Grand Coulee Dam was the main attraction and before they returned home to Grapeview Sunday evening they had also vis- ited Dry Falls, Soa:p Lake, Chief Joseph Dam, Reeky Reach Dam (where they "looked a salmon in the eye"), Lake Chelan and the beautiful Ohme Gardens outside of Wenatehee. At last week's regular meeting of the Fair Harbor Grange, Orin Buckingham was appointed to fill the chair of Grange Master left vacant by the unexpected death of Irvin Rowe. Appointed to chair- manship of the Grange Booth at the Mason County Fair this year was Mrs. Clem Hell. Most all of our 4-H Barnacles were busy early this week prepar- ing their projeek entries to be judged and exhibited at the Fair. See you there! SITELTONMAP,0N COUNTY JOURNAL Published in "ChrLod,mo,tow U.KA.", Business Vitality in Mason County Reported Good NEW YORK (Special) .... t?us- iness activity was in high gear in Mason County m the past :,'ear, according to a national economic ]rvey. The county compared well with other comnmnities throughout the country in market vitality. Per- sonal incomes and constm,er buy- ins locally proved to be relative- ly high. These facts emerge from a new natibnwide survey of buying pow- er, conducted by Sal.s Manage- ment. The copyrighted report, 676 pages long, gives e,:onomic data for every area. The volume of business done by Mason County's retail stores was big because incomes were good. NET EARNINGS, h)cal!y, af- ter payment of all personal in- come taxes, amounted to $31,099- :O00, exceeding the previous years '$29,862,000. What this figured out to, on family basis, was found by div- iding the income by the number of households. The average per household was $5,759 as against the former year's $5,531. The gain, 4.1 percent, compar- es well with the United States 1.8 percent. What was done with all this cash? The discretionary part of it, the part that was left after paying the basic living costs, was spent more freely thau m some years. A smaller portion of it was put aside in the form of savings ana a larger portion found its way into the cash registers of the lo- cal stores. RETAIL MERCHANTS in Ma- son County, as a result, had a good year. They ended up with a sales volume of $15,356,000, beating the previous year's $14,- 402,000. The survey shows, for each community, just how much money was spent in its retail stores ana, also, how much its residents could have spent if they had wanted tO. It does this through a "buying power index," a weighted figure that is based on income, popula- tion and sales. Mason County's index is .0078, which means that it is believed capable of producing that per- centage of the nation's total re- taft business. Since less than that was re- corded last year, .0065 percent, it is concluded that full potential nas not yet been reached. The national economy has con- tinued its upward course during the first half of this year, even though it has not quite matchec last year's growth rate, aceorct- ins to early reports. Consmners are still in the market place, vlfich bodes well for 1963. A//yn Group Spends Weekend In Victoria, B.C., Seeing The Sights by Judy Von Osten a real wonderful time. ALLYN Attending the 10 year] reunion of Irene S. Reed Gradu- ating Class ()f 1953 at Alderbrool hm were Mr. and Mrs Don Bee- son, Margie Beeson was member of this class. Roger Salisbury was Master of Ceremonies. About 1].5 people were in attendencc for din- ner and dancing. North Mason High School Band played for even- ing. Mr. and Mrs. James Von Osten and Karen with Mrs Von Osten's parents and brother. Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Greenfield and Jim of St.. Paul. Minn. spent a most enjoy- able weekend at Victoria. B.C. Thnnderbird Park, IBmpress Hotel. \\;ax Museum. Butehart Gardens, were among many of the interest- ins sights they took in while there. Mr. and Mrs. Don Beeson took her sister and family Eileen and Dickie Valley on an all day boat- ing trip on Tuesday. The Valley's of Crescent City, Calif. are visiting several of their relatives ana friends in Allyn. MR. AND MRS. JOHN Inge- bright of Seattle spent Saturday with Mr. and Mrs. Earl Terrell. In the evening.they went fishing in the bay and caught five nice ones. Mr. and Mrs. Norma Backelie and children Wanda and Eric ot Bremerton dropped by to spend Friday evening with Mr. and Mrs. James Von Osten. Mr. and Mrs. Walter Marijean and Judy spent the weekend at her folks cabin, Mr. and Mrs. Sam Clements. One of the Archer's of Victor caught a nine pound octupus dur- ing the weekend. We are sorry to report that Joe Smith of Victor is m critical condition at Harrison Memorial Hospital after suffering a heart at- tack. Mr. and Mrs. Carl Izett's dau- ghter and family of Portland spent this past week with them. Mr. and Mrs. George Johnson and three children Sandy, Scott and Kirby. They had nice weather an(/ the children enjoyed fishing, swim- ruing and many picnics. The four Kawalcyzk children, Barbara, David. Susie and Jimmy spent several days last week in Se- attle visiting with the Walkers family. They spent a lot of time at Seattle City Center. also hiked around Green Lake and just had )N MR. AND ML, . DON REESON and children and Mr. and Mrs. Dick Valley spent last Monday m Tacoma and then at Mr. and Mrs. Chet Dave's of Puyallup for din- ner. Mrs. Beeson. Mrs. Valley and Mr. Daves are sisters and hrother. Mrs, Elaine Kawaleyzk was hos- t tess for a hmch for Mrs. Virgifia Greenfield and Mrs. Susie Von Os- ten and Mrs. Judy Von Osten and Karen and Shari on Tuesday after- noon, Mrs. Susie Von Osten. MYs. Judy Von Osten. and Mrs. Virginia Greenfield spent Friday in Taco- ma shopping. Mr. and Mrs. Earl Terrell had their Annual Seattle picnic on Sunday. About 18 couples, friends they knew in Seattle. were in at- tendence, Games were played ana everyone helped bring a dish for the potluck dinner. Mrs. Terrell cooked a lovely turkey and fur- nished coffee and relishes. A love- ly day which lasted until late night was had by everyone. Mr. and Mrs. Carl Hirsch and Carl's sister and husband, Mary and Forrest Graham of Denver, Colo. spent Friday evening visit- ing folks along the beach. JEWEL VON OSTEN. Jim Von OsLen, Gordon Greenfield. Jim Greenfield. Melville Hemphill ana Jim Hemphill chartered a fishing boat at Westport on Wednesday. Jim Greenfield caught a 42 pouna salmon the biggest one caught this year for Sea Charter's. Jewel ancl Jim Von Osten caught a 41 and'36 pound salmon and Gordon Green- field caught a 12 pound silver sal- mon. A wonderful day for fishing. The women drove down later m the day to meet the men and to see the wonderful fish they caught ghelfon. War.hington Labor [ii.%nute Cuts Lumber Production in Pacific Horthwest PORTLAND. (Special) .... Ave- agc weekly hunber production at Douglas fir sawmills fell 26 per- cent in July below 1958-62 figures, reflecting the impact of the labor dispute at major producing mills. Orders were off 33 million feet a week in July, below June figures, the West Coast Lumbermen's As-. soeiation reports, and shipments dropped 23 million feet. July saw a drop of 34 million feet in nnfilled orders below the June totals, and lmnber inventories at sawmills were off a substancial 100 million feet for the same period to 785 million. This is the lowest inven- tory total since JUly, 1955. lle as- sociation reports. The weekl9 average of \\;Vest Coast hunbcr production in July was 117,858,000 b.f. or 74.1 per- cent of the 1958-62 average. Or- ders averaged 132A47,000 b.f.; shipments 139.811.000 b.f.; weekly averages for June were produc- tion 145.850.000 b.f.. 91.7 percent I of the 1958-62 average; orders :165.333.000 b.f.; shipments 162.- 210.000 b.f. Seven months of the 1963 cunm- lative production 4.579.408,000 b. f.; seven months of 1962, 4.685.- 223,000 b.f.; seven months of 1961, 4.578.540.000 b.f. Orders for seven months of 1963 break down as follows: Rail and truck 3,473.693.000 b.f.; domestic cargo 747.004.000 b.f.: export 256.- 343.000 b.f.: local 209.353,000 b.f. The industry's unfilled order file stood at 520.508.000 b.f. at the end of July, lumber inventory at 785,- 271.000 b.f. Figures covering the second quarter of 1963 have been revised. JOURNAL WANT ADS GET RESULTS! $20 and $25 Permanents HALF PRICE Includes hair cut and set @ EVENINGS BY APPOINTMENT GRIMES BEAUTY SALON Located at 5 Corners on Hillcrost Phone 426-8269 PACE ]ff I I r Payment,Problems ??? SAw YovRsma" further hardship and worry over hard-to-manage home mortgage payments. Check in- to our budget=fitted home loan refinancing service, 1Rent-like monthly payments take you steadily, sure- lY to free and clear ownerstup. Sto9 in for a talk today. FIFTH AND WASHINGTON HOME OFFICE  OLYMPIA IN SHELTON  SEE: LOAN-COUNSELOR KURT MANN -- MANN REAL ESTATE  II I I "% . .FERRY RECEIPTS ;Ferry receipts for the week Science is but a mere heap of! ending Aug. 17 of $307 were re- facts, not a gold chain of truths, ported by the Mason County En- if we refuse to link it to the PRICES EFFECTIVE gineer's office, throne of God AUGUST 22 -'* ,,)A R,GHT TO LIMIT F. P. Cobbe I,, ROUND DINERS GUIDE STEAK I , 1  miles East WALT S ROBIN HOOD LODG a .non on th C.n.l AN ENCHANTING ATMOSPHERE U,S, CHOICE .----. HOME MAOE FULL GUT QUALITY FOOD AT REASONABLE PRICES I,I"TT Tg" TT"3""'IK  On Hood Canal near Potlatch iVlULll.tJ k lILi.lILW On l-lighway I01 e!PKCmt H _ .._..0es ............................ 79* 0oo00 o.o,oo 79 00o,o _ ,o,o 49* RUMP ROAST ............................ ,b PORK LOIN ROAST ,b aver ..... lb. BETTER MEATS I. First of the Season for Pies or Sauce 2 APPLES Graenste,n Lb. /9' CABBAGE .e..er Loco, * Heads ................... Lb. Our Specialty -- BREASTED CHICKEN (finger-licken' good) We feature SEAFOOD, too! Phone' 877-9488 -- Take-Out Orders: DAIRY QUEEN =1 ort t St. In Shelton Recognized as THE place for thick SHAKES and smooth SUNDAES, and NOW from DAIRY QUEEN'S kitchen -- HAMBURGERS and FRIES. Phone 426-8091 THE GROVE CAFE Hlhw.y I0, les the. a rand South of Hoodsport LUNCHES a- DINNERS STEAKS  SEAFOOD  CHICKEN DINNERS OPEN 11 A.M. TO 12 MIDNIGHT Phone 877-5571  Fred Williams, Prop. THE OYSTER HOUSE  miles West or elrair on Hood Canal We Take Pride in Our HOMEBAKED BREAD and PASTRIES Complete Variety of DINNERS SEAFOODS GATEWAY CAFE  roues South a S.elton on the Olympic Highway BREAKFAST  LUNCH  DINNER Prime Rib and Steak Seafood Homemade Pies Dinner Parties Invited Open daily 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. ,=,, --'" GRILL 1 Oympic Highway not on Mountain View BREAKFAST- LUNCH -- DINNER Special Dinners Daily  Fried Clams  Oysters Buckwheat Hotcakes Anytime WE MAKE OUR OWN PIES! MINOR'S A & W DRIVE-IN 1729 Olympic ttighway N. oa Mt. View "COME AS YOU ARE, WE SERVE IN YOUR CAR" FOOD and DRINK ORDERS TO GO HAMBURGERS & FRIES FOOT-LONG HOT DOIS i i EVAP. MILK DAR,GOLD 8/$1  --! TALL TINS ............................................ AA BUTTER OARIGOLD PRINTS 59. OR CUBES ........................... : ............ LB. DASH DETERG, ,oo OFF "ABEL 59* "S GIANT SIZE ........................................ PEEcHEE run/rui=|u 5 ,,n,,,.,,,,,,,, REG. 0, .................................... NOW ONLY Ripe Yakimas 5 CANTALOUPES ................ Lb. Combination Fancy & Extra Fancy Wash, Bartletts ,279 PEARS .................... 28 lb. LoO GIANT CHEER Detergent 69 10 off ............................................ Yakima Valley - Time to Can Now - These are the Finest Quality, Field Ripened 16-18 lb. Fiat XU R A L TOMATOES U &I Western Grown $ 09 10 Lb. Bag SALTIHES ABC eyed ,resh ................................................ 1,b. 25 6/$1 OPEN PINEAPPLE ,SLANO UN 0-OZ 5/$1 SLICED OR TIDBITS ................ SUNDAYS ENRICHED FLOUR VER,F,NE 79* 10-LB. BAG ................................ FAN TAN BREAD SHUR-FRESH 29* 15-OZ. LOAF .................................... PURE VEGETABLES T SUGAR Cream Corn - Kernel Corn - Cut Gr. Beans - 3 Sv. Peas 16-oz. CHUNK STYLE Star-Kist 6-oz. Tins 4/Sl TUNA FROZ.00N TV