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Eagefiix LA- Arctic Walrus in Georgia I Remains of the Arctic walrus have been found in Georgia. l NOTlCE Anyone wishing to hire Carpenters, please call JIM’ R U C H, 409~W, Business Agent for Carpenters Un- l mu. l l ._————3-- GRADE ‘A’ LGE. Eggs LGE. SIZE FRUIT anoxefi‘suca Pineapple-I 40-02. PKG. 1—25¢ Apple Butter CORN Del Monte. COFFEE Gold Shield TOMAT JUICE Swans Down FLOUR . COMMERCIAL ..-. -W_+._. ' 10 (X). 2 (102. Pumpkin 3 cans 27e- Mince Meat 2-lb. 29c, 1—25¢ Honey ............ .. .......... ..'25¢ 3 ...... .. 25¢ 49.... 1.93 Petal: Chocolates 2-lbs. 25¢. , . .__.. .5.-. Scarab Seal cut in form of scarab beetle, sacred to ancient Egyptians'as sym- bol of immortality, was engraved in hieroglyphs, picture writing. ' There are over 1,700 different hieroglyphic characters, so they are difficult to recognize. If picture of a tree is shown, one of the words is “tree.” There is no symbol in hicroglyph alphabet like Roman numeral for The Pea-lee! Sugar For EVERY Purpose {Pincus GOOD ’TlL CHRlSTMAS 89¢ cocktail Zeans 25¢ “can 19¢ Brown‘sugar pkg. ids ._ ............... .. 25c KNlGHT’S DINNER SWEET }43c,rlcuts jar 35c SHOPPING BAG FULL Manges '/4-Box Crate (144 oranges) ...................... __ $1.39 Cranberries 2-lb. 35c: Cranberry Sauce (Glass) .... .. lb. _______________ __ SHOPPING BAG FULL Grapefruit Cider FRESH ROASTED HARD MIX Candy . ................ .. 2 for 27¢ gal. illgs ‘ 49c uts 2-lbs. .. . -~__7 ..._.x_.-.1.....‘.___,__._-____v. 1.1 ,_.___..... L. .1 _.-.__.. -m.mmr m Harry T. Martin, president of the Tumwater Council, Boy " Scouts of America, announced to- day that Scouts throughout the l Tumwater Council were ready and I willing to be of service, especially ‘ in their own communities through- out the duration of the war. He {pointed out that Scouts could be \of special value in communica- tions and messenger service and .as special aides in addition to setting up and operating field kit- chens, first aid stations, etc. Be- cause of the Scout training and of service, it has been pointed out by the heads of Civilian Defense that their services would be of unquestionable value. Scouts have already been called upon for many services throughout the council territory and are ready at any time to mobilize and carry out whatever task is assigned them. Max Jensen, Scout Executive _of the council, suggested that when- ever Scouts are needed in a hurry the proper procedure is to call the district commissioner, in Shelton, Olympia, Centralia or Chehalis. In case there is no commissmn- CRIS-CO Shortening 3.... .......... .. 6% LARD 2'... __________ .. 27c MILK Mt. Vernon .......... .. m OLIVES Lge. Size. .............. .. 19¢ WALNUTS bag 49c bag 45o 2‘90 . . . . . . . 2-lbs. 25¢ TUMWATER scours READY r022 l HELP IN ClVlLlAN DEFENSE their ever-ready willingness to be ' in the “Food for Freedom” cam-. . which will help bring better yields- mologist at the State College of Washington. ‘ l ',sect " l Smith points out. f: boxes. ' 3 pers and box elder bugs also pass l -, r carrots should be removed from ,eral rule, Smith advises the re» 7 , den spot in the fall—except where l ' lno danger is known to exist. -‘ i composting much of this material3 I, ed two reels of motion film fur— 1- of the 1940 football season, and w l sports features of the winter sea- . : bogganing and other snow—time 1 Study in Prison man camps are studying to become _.,,SHELT0NrMASQN..COUNTY_JQWNAE "1 er, then direct contact with the ‘ scoutmaster should be made. The; 3 commissioners and their various! locations are as follows: Arthur Clarkson, First Nation—‘ al Bank, Olympia Don Van Doren, Commerce, Centralia Eustace Chehalis, State .chasing Division, Olympia l Kenneth E. Chase, Route 2, Che— halis . William Inks, 822 State St., Olympia I L. A. Rhinehart, 1607 Bigelow,I Olympia Dr. Eugene Browning, c-o Ray-l onier Inc., Shelton. Roy. F. E. Ratsch, Tenino I Paul Marshall, Shelton Mr. Jensen pointed out that Boy Scouts is a. non—military organiz- ation and that boys should not be asked to take part in activities where the use of firearms might lbe dangerous to themselves or. others, but that the Scouts can do their best work by aiding in the various means already listed. 'It was further pointed out that if Scouts are needed in any com-i munity in Mason, Thurston, or Lewis Counties and it is impossi- ble to get in touch with Local Scout Leaders those in need of the service should call the local ,council Scout Office in Olympia, Chamber of Pur- jphone number being 5316 or Dr.l ~Eugene Browning, Council Scout iCommissioner at Shelton. ' — l : Cleanup [Campaign Now May Prevent- ‘ Insect Invasionl Most farmers cannot plant now} , the gardens they are planning lpaign but they can take steps- l and higher quality next summer, says L. G. Smith, extension ento- The campaign on the farm de— fense front now may Well consist‘ ,of a planned cleanup of debris,( crop refuse, weeds and fence rows to guard against unduly heavy in-, infestation in the spring, “The accumulations of leaves, lboxes, boards and other debris serves as excellent places Where many different kinds of insects can find protection from Winter,” says the entomologist. “For example, 'the common garden slugs, whiChl feed on so many vegetables and flowers, over winter, breed and} lay their eggs under boards and Flea beetles, leaf hop- the winter in similar places, as do, many other insects.” Smith calls attention to the fact that the problem varies in differ-i -ent parts of the state, pointingl iout that in western Washingtonl the ground in the early fall tol, prevent development of the carrot, rust fly, while this precaution isi not necessary in most of eastern Washington. However, as a gem. ' moval of crop debris from the gar- l y l The entomologist also points out the value of using a cover crop on 1 garden spots wherever this prac- tice is possible. The cover cropl not only supplies valuable fertilizer 1 as green manure in the spring, prevents leaching and washnig, but ' acts to hold in check weed. growth. Many weeds serve as al- ! ternate hosts for insects which later shift their attacks to vege— tables. i Admonition to destroy crop: debris should not be taken to‘ mean stopping of the practice 'of'g \ l l for fertilizer use. A properly pre- l pared compost heap with the use! of recommended materials to aid decomposition generates enoughl internal heat to assure death of nearly all insects present. Kiwanians See 1940 , Games In Picturesl The Kiwanis Club today enjoy- nished by the Associated Oil com- pany through Gilbert Frisken, one being a review of the big games .the other a series of the various ,son including skating, skiing, to— activities. British prisoners of war in Ger- doctors, dentists, lawyers and surf- V9)‘G‘CS. "L ——‘\ ———_ a-.»——_.———~--——-—L—— w— —n._.l____,—v« fl—ué» ~———-—-——A——§,——A— JAFS HEAR THE ROAP. OF THESE GUNS—Ships of the U. S. Pacific fleet are scouring the seas to catch scurrying Japanese naval craft. Shelton Valley Grange Receives } Traveling Gaye]? By Una Winsor Shelton Valley, Dec. 17.—This Friday evening, December 19. a, special meeting of the grange isli being held. The members of the‘ Matlock Grange will bring the traveling gavel down and put on' the work. The. Shelton Valley. Grange will give the entertain- ment, which will be followed by supper. At the regular meeting Thurs- day night those who have been. members for five or more years received their refund checks from , Scout Executive. Selected Scouts To Enjoy Winter l Camp Dee. 28439 A select group of Scouts mun—z bcl'iug about 30 will be given the‘ opportunity to take part in the Tumwatcr Council Winter Camp to be held December 28th, 29th, and 30th on Summit Lake. This‘ will mark the first time in a num- ber of years that the Tumwater Council has held a VVilitor Camp. In order to qualify for the. Camp, it is preferred that the Scout be at least a first class in. rank and that he comes well; equipped to take part in outdoor, l activities. It will be necessary for; each Scout to have a. physical ex—Z amination within a day or two of the opening of the Camp. The Staff, as announced by Samuel P. Totten, chairman of the Tumwater Council camping activ- ities committee, will be fol— lows: Camp Directorm—Max D -1. Jensen, Camp CookuEnos Lawty. l Junior Staff—Gordon Myer, Ex- .plorer Scout Troop 2, Olympia: lHarry Bragg, Eagle Scout Troop 4, Olympia; Winchell Epperson, Troop 2, Chehalis. . It is possible that one or two -othcr staff members may be se— lected at a later date. The program will include win- tcr games. starvation hikes, plen- ty of good food, camp fires, etc. It was announced at the coun- cil offices today that one Troop alone had reserved nine places for the Camp and that others were reserving places rapidly. The Camp will officially get underway . at o’clock on Sunday, Decema her 28th and will be closed on Tuesday, December 30th. One of, the high marks of the Camp will be the installation of the famous, winter camp “Admiral Spoof; Club.” The fee for the Camp willl lhe $2.00. the grange fire insurance asso- ciation. Mrs. Glenn Bach and Edgar 'Bach of Sunnyside and her neph-i ew, Byron Bowen, of Black Lake, were visitors Saturday at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Cooke. Mr. and Mrs. Frank of Shelton spent Wednesday at the home of her sister, Mrs. H. A. Winsor. i Mildred Fraser of Kamilche, Jean Ball of Shelton and Bobi ’February 17, 1815 Syphers of Tacoma were visitors of Miss Mable and Jack Holman Sunday. A civilian defense meeting hasl been called by the county com- missioners to be held here at the‘ hall tonight. The members of the Home Sew- .ing club held a special meeting at Echo Farm Thursday after-1 noon, with an exchange of Christ—. mas gifts. Those enjoying the‘ afternoon gathering were Mrs. , Chas. Wivell, Mrs. Bob Evans, , Mrs. Peter Bolling, Mrs. Myr- Van Wivell, Mrs. Ruby Mercer andi son Lawry, and Mrs. Oliver Con-l stable from the Isabella Valley, Mrs. H. A. Winsor, Mrs. Dewey Bennett and Ava and Una Win-l: sor. A lunch of ice craem, cook—l ies and coffee was served. from Mrs. Mable who has visited here Bolling’s sister, Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. children drove Harbor Sunday and took his bro- ther-in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Cooke, over to visit* their brothers, Waldo, Fred, Gene and Bill Insel/at their farm on! Lake Isabella. The family reun- ion and dinner was in honor of Mrs. Cooke’s birthday. Master Rickey Grenberg, of Mr. and Mrs. R. E. Grenberg of Shelton, is visiting his grand- parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Sha- fer, While his mother and the new baby sister are at the Shel-1 ton Hospital. Mrs. J. A. Roles of and Mrs. Howard Robinson of Camp Three visited at Echo Farm Saturday afternoon, Mr. and Mrs. R. R. Phillips were out from town to spend the eve- ning there. Dave Bennett of Grandview, who has been visiting relatives ini Shelton, spent part of the week, at the home of his niece, Mrs. l. Charley Baker. Mrs. Estella Holman, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Robinson of Camp Three, and Mrs. Charley Baker and daughter, Jean, visited with Mrs. H. A. Winsor and family, and Mrs. Dewey Bennett and Keith Sunday evening. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Adams and baby returned Thursday eve— ning from Tacoma where they spent a few days visiting rel- atives. They also made a brief visit in Seattle. Mr. and Mrs. Walter Cooke were dinner guests-of Mrs. DeweyBen- nett and Mrs. H. A. Winsor Mon- day, the occasion being in hon- or of Mrs. Cooke’s birthday. The next dance to be given here by the Eagles Lodge is Scheduled for New Year’s. Dave Bennett was a visitor on Monday at the home of Mrs. Vearl Bennett. Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Shafer were in Shelton Tuesday and called at the hospital, where they found ' their daughter and the new grand— daughter, little Miss Hannah Gren- berg, doing splendidly. Mrs. Dewey Bennett visited in Shelton Tuesday with her aunts,. Mrs. L. G. Shelton and Mrs. Frank Wandell. ‘I Have “Measles—-” ’ During roll call in Battery-C. of the Fifty-fourth training battalion, in Camp Callan, the top sergeantl heard one of his platoon sergeants cry: “Measles!” “Who has mea- sles?” the top kick barked. “I have,‘“ was the sergeant’s answer. “When did you get measles?” “I’ve had Measles all the time,” the ser- geant answered pointing to Private James R. Measles, who had measles when he was 15. . Wandell l The l 9 cookies were a treat to the Club Carr of Fort Steilacoomy'gi. several ‘- times. I John Insel and ‘ ‘, over from Gigi _‘ SOD E Shelton i and I 'U. S. New Engaged In 7th War of History The United States has been en— Egaged in the seventh war of its history since December 7, when Japan attacked Pearl Harbor without warning. Those seven, lwith their startings and ending 1 dates are: Revolutionary War, April 19, 1775 to January 14, 1784 War of 1812, June. 18, 1812 to War with Mexico, April 25, 1846 to May 30, 1848 Civil War, April 15, 1861 to August 30, 1866 ' War with Spain, April 21, 1898 to April 11, 1899 l “’orld War 1, April 6, 19.17 to November 11, 1.18 World ‘War 1941 . . . . II, December .., ‘1 Blind Man Finds Ring A missing diamond ring that had been sought for over two weeks in , Hartford. was finally found by a blind man. It was on the ground floor of the state capitol. l l I l it . all s n 22%. gafiwrawxgfifimmxfiflwfiwmfix . For Tea in The Parlor 0r Lemonade On The Lawn! Table and Chair Set' 2.98 big table and two chairs bright shiny aluminum finish! l . l l Order Your Here's Santa's choice'for a lit- tle girl. who lows to play house or entertain hel- playmates! Nice “1 red baked enamel and *7, Timber Profitable More than four billion a year is remixed from timber sales, grazing special land uses, water pow- . etc, of national forests. Timber lcs lead, with receipts from use of image a close second. Since fed- eral property is not taxable, 25 per cent of the total net receipts of the national forests is turned over each year to the states to be apportioned for road and school purposes to the counties in which the national [or- cs’ls are located. An additional 10 per cent is used for road and trail building in the national forests. The remainder is used for maintenance and improvements of the forests themselves. CCS. Thursday. December 18, Aluminum Light Because of i1; light weight. ' . . . . . . , o mlnum lS Widely used in haerT. fin 11:11: . . ing equipment. such as cul‘ riogf e clamps and permanent waving , r 1'02 e. and mc chines. l (mini Young"- STOMACH r. Today if you get the. full, 113 : E sting feeling caused by too -‘ ‘4 gas from acid-indigestion, gel .BINNS . lief in three minutes by ’ Bisma-Rex. This excellent h antacid is sold in bottles v"- 1doses for 50c at the Rexall‘, Store. Be sure you get‘ Rex.—Gordon’s Shelton Ph {1 DUCKS Gnu-see. a cmcxuns new: w Leg of Pork . Leg of Veal . . . . . .. lb. 28¢ Veal Roast . . Hamburger . . . . . . . lb. 20¢ I’lvoNNm 1 _———— . . . . . . . .. lb. 30¢__ ........ 1b; 25¢ ‘- Pork Sausage . lb. 20¢ y. SHELTON MEAT ICE‘zifag Phone 21 ./ A. fir 49¢ make with this set! (315 and pull toys! 25¢ 24 gay, eye-catching grooves on two sides! ALL METAL 25¢ p. . . . . V, The youngsters Wlll have tea parties 3% to their hearts' content with this 33“ lovely set ! Let Him Build His Own Toys! Jr. TINKER TOY SET What a lot of exciting things he can' parts enough to build scores of mod- The Little Tot’s Favorite! ‘ III-LO BRICKS A wonderland of play for the baby! TOY TEA SET xnmxmwammmm . ‘r OLD SH mi _‘.‘.9 —uun ..‘ . It’ll Keep gHAa'pp'y, :3 robbing}. :, DOLL CART ' , 1.98 , ‘ . This trim carriage mean! for you; sittle girl ! ' denim o y is argc one, hold a 24" doll! And its. lapslble—«you can_fold it ' eonipactlygwbcnit smog, up Hits WWW F L DOLL AND DOLL V, ., ya. . No. -‘ WALKER L , .AKOTA Both. for 2.95 l e Sania'sfpack couldn'tflhold $132M: . more ascinating an. 1- a a sweet 26" doll all dressed 1mg“, \— smart snow suit, sitting in :1 awn dy walker—all ready to be '- a . out ior an. airing! She 1195945. cuddly soft body. moveable 3:09;, ,A logs and head,l molving eiyes.wwau. ‘ lashes. and a orey cry ngdw-asdh, I The walker has a metal ban is 'finishcd with bright bake K enamel. It includes blocks with 15 PC.