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Tuesday, April 21, 1936
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TUESDAY, APRIL 21, 1936 THE ALBANY DEMOCRAT-HERALD, ALBANY, OREGON PAGE THREE-- A. L, Darling. Raich plans to go to Huge Bridge Section Gets Sky Ride California some time this week. Linn F The World And The- A section giving agricultural news relating to the Willamette valley Mrs. T. W. Somcrville teturned Issued Every Monday by the Albany Democrat-Herald armer Sunday from a trip to California,, LATE, COMPLETE NEWS OF NEA RBY NEIGHBORHOODS H&Isev Halsey The newly orgnnlied Community Choral club made its Horse. Frees Couple From Mow SNOW SURVEYS GREAT HELP TO IRRIGATIONISTS STRAIN CHOICE IMPORTANT IN GARDEN STUFF 1 first public appearance Friday evening at the Pine Grove community club meeting. Herman Koontz accompanist of the Choral club favored with an instrumental number; Mrs. Alberta Cross and Mi-s. Jess Cross sang "Kentucky Babe"; the choral club sang "Santa Lucia" and "Aunt Dinah's 4 IP'' By A. G. B. Bouquet. O.S.C. A boy of 12 in one of tha coun Quilting Party." Mrs. John Me j .... SS? is v;V - t V Irrigation farmers of Oregon will have more information available this year on prospective water supplies thanever before,' as a result of the beginning of cooperative snow survey work beina con ties of western Oregon is making Iaren gave a talk and Dorcne his spending money growing pars- Githens played a saxophone solo, ley which he sells to butcher shops, with her mother accompanying, hotels, and restaurants. There is a Mrs. T. I. Marki and Mrs. Hone -fen steady demand for this green gar- Nichols were hostesses Thursday ducted In the major irrigation sections of the state. Snow . in the 11111 ouu mc nu(j us uuc uini 13 Hiiernuon at we puoiic Horary to produced over a long season. 18 members and one cucst of the ! where she visited a (Sister, Mrs.t Zona Rexroad. Mrs. Juanita Bennett went in Alsea Saturday but returned to he- work here Sunday evening. C. A. Snone and It. K. Burton went to Newborn Saturday for a visit.- Mrs, Spone has relatives here, the Stanley Simons family. Mr. Burton visited with the Simons and also the Bev. J. Thomas Cowley families, all former residents of Hnrrisburg. Spicer ' Soirrr. The Snlcer Birthday 'lob met at the hrrne of Mrs. C.ladvs BurWhart Wednesday afternoon, with elven members nreent Gu Included, Mrs. Anna Rurkhart Wednesday afternoon, with eleven members present. Guests included. Mrs. Anna Mc-Kinney. Mr. Anna Keebler. Miss Phontol K,eebler. Mrs. Ethel Black-law, Mrs. Kate Essl. Mrs. Kettle Keebler. A plav "Grandmother's Dream." directed by Mrs. Nancy Hannnford, program leader was presented. A cup-saucer shower was presented to the hostess. The next meeting will be at the home of Mm. Margaret Groves, May 20, with Mrs. Leota McClain as program leader. Mr. and Mrs. Will Cme and fmilv. who have lived on the William McCrea farm for a number of years, moved last week to a farm near Brownsville. Their daughter, Maxine, is employed in Lehanon. Mr. and Mrs. Will Forbes and children were visitors last week at lh home of Mrs. Forbes parents. Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Rowley of mountains constitutes a vast sur face reservoir, ,or as some have uaisey btudy club. Anthony John Schukis, jr., son Spripg set Cauliflower plan often run to seed prematurely be- oi Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Schu termed it, "frozen assets," but lack of accurate information in the past has prevented detailed forecasts as to the water supplies available at any particular season. - ".,-' 1 3 : . - 77 jU) growth8becaVe T&nS WnZihS Insufficient nitrification of the."."1, . , soil. Plants set out in the summer J wry Mifller, oldest son of Mr. for the fall crop rarely show this and Mrs. Harold Muller, came fault. ,' down with the measles the first of the week. His little sister, Mar- Strains of varieties of tomatoes lene, has been visiting her grand-sometimes show variation so that parents, Mr. and Mrs. Dana C. when one has chosen a variety Rossman since, there yet remains the question of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Koontz and the breeding and selection back of Mr. and Mrs. Wesley Holloway the strain. The standard varieties motored to Siltcoos lake Saturday most widely planted in Oregon in- to gpend the weekMsnd on a elude Bonny Best, John Baer.'in trjD Chalk's Jewel and Pritchard.t . , . . . , Others used to a lesser extent are! fml J. Forslcr is able to be Earliana, Perfection, Marglobe and ?,u4 on he streeU again after a Indiana Baltimore the last being "nt strokc f paralysis last Sun-a canning variety in southern , day- . Oregon. I Several workmen are employed , I at the Hoffman noiurant and The division of irrigation of the federal bureau of agricultural engineering has now been made responsible for snow surveys throughout the western country, and in Oregon is working in close cooperation with C. E. Stricklin. state engineer, and the Oregon State college experiment station. A series of district meetings to report on prospective water supT plies for this year has just been held at Medford, Bend, Pendleton and Ontario. In charge qf these meetings have been J. H. Ryan, assistant state engineer, who has developed r- valuable records in some localities in the past seven years; M. R. Lewis, irrigation engineer of the state college staff, and R. A. Work, associate irriga- ,: .V' tw.y Swinging high above (lie waters nf the bay, thin huge fabricated section of the Mtrel deck frame of the Kan Kranrlsco-Oukland Day bridge In bring hiiimrd into place by traveling rraneH. Moving fur overhead, the rranen lift the rectlon slowly upward from tho barge on which II had been taken Into the bay. Ity this engineering feat, all the framework for the two decks to carry nine lanes of vehicle traffic and two interurban tracks will soar Into place, to be bolted and suppurted from the suspension section. a friend held Satur-! Olive Cram, an aunt; Harold Lis New hybrid strains of Sweet meat market preparatory to mov-' the funerai 0f corn such as Goiden Cross Ban- in the building a few feet to the dav ln cuim . . i . . i north ,nm V,. I!.,l.. Cl.t. K.l. "J Olllim. Foster. Mr. and Mrs. S. C. Gerlg and family visited Sunday afternoon at the home of his sister, Mrs. Dan A. Roth. Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Glaser were visitors Sunday at the Roaring ter, brother; Mrs. Harold Lister, Mrs. Lister's father, William Peterson and Chuirmuine Lister. Mike Balkovich, contractor on i River fih hatchery and were i & " --'V ' V- ' " HiiJ the school gymnasium, says that , guests of Mr. and Mrs. Ben Smith, the concrete work on the gym . Mr. and Mrs. Louis Swander and will be done this week and work ' sons spent Sunday afternoon at on the roof started soon thereafter. I the home of Mrs. Alice Swander. Mr. and Mrs. E. - C. McClain. ofToVuandTe7e heVe fo-ck . ffi. TO SlM Sunday at the home of Mr. and oelum's only a 15 truck horse, but to the (Irei-iis. or Jena, I.B., he romps uu the 'noblest f eteed. Tln reason? No longer will Farmer Paul J. Green mid hi wife have to yoke tliemselvm to the plow, us shown above, to break the tough, wordy, root-studded ground, en their cotton farm, us poverty has forced, them to do Jor the hint three years. An executive of the Resettlement Administration Board heard of their plight and amazing struggle, and lent them money to buy Seliim. with which the tireena and their daughter, Jtutli, 17, are shown below. And now Bf Unit is the pam lain, ine miisi inipuiuuii ....... ,,,v iun "Jimt humiv u- "rnn - t, corn introduction since Golden building. ? C linKm an. iw of ft. Bantam was introduced in 1902,1 Mrs. Doris Brock Harding enme i.u are arousing interest among com- to Halsey Thursday from her home !LV Mh- ncd mercial growers. These inbred hy- in Portland, to remuin until Sut- i m r,i rww a t brids have a greater uniformity urday morning when she returned 1 f iv' .L'" , IfJ l,r " and yield more heavily because of to her home, visiting her parents ? E?u1 .IrXhJhu this uniformity. They also have a Mr. and Mrs. Henry Brock, ut L 0U S &tS aLiversarv smaller percentage of nubbin ears. Lake Creek. Thr, t ,hto ni - ruToihto ' The season of Golden Cross Ban-, Mr. and Mrs. E. A. P. LaFollotte rmAZ ?hre,'nr m0rminf T? 1th.e'osslof Mr'G"ndnartTnTsSing Golden Bantam. A number of early their family pet Trixie" the big at the close of the evening to the hybrids are being developed. Airdale dog, which thoy had had foil ;,wing couplesf Mr and Mrs . , ,, for over " yea"- She died Thurs- Rssrll Githens. Mr. and Mrs. W. Sewing Club HoldS day afternoon following a brief w. Abraham, Mr. and Mrs. Wayne ki A TUtmAnv ""f"' ; Clark, Mr. and Mrs. Percy Taylor, Meeting on inursaay( Mrs. E. Clair Miller is assisting Mr. and Mrs. Everett Abraham, the j with the restaurant work at the honored guest and the hostess. Midway this week since her son I Mr. and Mrs. George Schmidt of the Medford branch station. In all instances reported on, irrigation water supplies are expected to be equal or better than last year. In some instances they are the best since the start of the dry cycle. In the Medford area, snow measurements in the Cascade range indicate a total water supply adequate to produce all, crops. Soils are now well soaked. In the Upper Klamath basin, snow supplies are some 18 per cent greater than last year. In. the Deschutes river valley there is the greatest amount of water in storage In the Ochoco reservoir since 1932 and an increase ' of about 80 per cent over last year. Snow depth and water content in the headwaters of the Deschutes Mrs. Arthur McClain of Tallman. Mrs. Gladys Burkhart, Mr. and end visit with friends. . Mrs. Minnie Melvin went to Sulcm to spend the wek end with Mrs. G. C. Keebler attended a a daughter. party at the home of Mr. and Mrs. pered net of tlie ""' Mrs. Johnson, wife of the gov Ben Ridders in North Albany Sat- ernmcnt man looking after the j urday evening honoring Mrs. Re- school gymnasium, was here tor a oerra tiutiman germinate. After the seeds germinate, water thoroughly once or twice weekly, as' needed. GOOD LAWN HELD TO BE POSSIBILITY Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Lyle and Puch and daughter, Miss Kather- Gilbert fell while employed on and baby and Mrs. Ella Crewse AdUU I ALL HUMt) lawn grow higher than three 1110 Wer6 hOStCSSCS lO thC mem ovuwumuunu, isjutuiK mo wnc uitrtiut-a CMiit'iH in iuvuttnuii Contrary to general belief, al bers of the Potter Sewing club at, M. ana Albany, ine former were their home last Thursday after-1 M"; 9"a Ylckl?lIl 0CC,T" gl'iVn8 uby ccks- . , mum The followlna uue.-,ts were Pn'cd eight of her Golden Glee Mrs. Hans Flagman and four Sd! Mrs! JEWal ml Cirtoto McKercher's mill one eye-1 ch ildren are .onfined to their most anyone can have a beautiful, inches. Remove the cuppings from the lawn. It is best to make your lawn as early in spring as possible, for then the grass has an opportunity to become established before the hot, trying months of summer. are about the same as last year, though underground storage is believed to be improved. Cultivated lands in the region are in excellent condition as to moisture. Observers in the Umatilla-Walla Walla river headwaters find that there is considerably more snow than was the case last year, rang JOhn COX, Mrs, LMIe Lamar, Wl- .,,; , ,u . hv u,hn hM ihnm reennl ! nhln short visit with her husband recently. Sunday they drove to Cas-cadia, The Missionary .society of the Christian church met with Miss Maria Porter Wednesday and studied Japan for the regular lesson. Mr. and Mrs, Holey Jarvis stopped while on their way to Salem and attended the meeting. Harold Stevenson attended the reserve officers convention at Salem Saturday. Mrs. Stevenson joined him there Sunday and they returned together that evening. Ralph and Helen Darling came here from Salem Sunday lo visit with their parents, Mr. and 'Mrs. son were visitors Sunday after- noon at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Ilannaford. Mrs. Gerald Workinger and her mother-in-law. Mrs. Jennie Workinger, of Shedd, were all-day visitors Friday at the home of the former's mother, Mrs. Alice Swander. " ' ' Mr. and Mrs. Weber Doughton spent Sunday visiting with her mother, Mrs. J. E. Norcllus of Cor-vallls. , Eldon and Leland McClain, accompanied by two friends from Lebanon, spent the weekend with relatives and friends at McMinn-ville. i n SSn,of0,cut flowerf Trorn TS- J vS." returned to be" oui again: Bowls of cut flowers from mi . , , I -Mr Me. o0i,i tn(nr.nff or.A velvety green lawn. To be sure, certain fundamental principles must be followed, but they are few and very simple to grasp. If ypur lawn making efforts have not been crowned with success, try again this spring. If you follow the suggestions below carefully you will always have the kind of lawn m ?L hIL8 rfms P iton n Idah hcr visited daughter. Marcia Jean and Mrs. m ine hall and rooms. 'her son Merwin and family She Jlm Gregoroff of Orleans were . In the contests pmes went o JfSrJJtTiASraany guests of Mr. and Mrs. Forage Crop Study Centered at O.S.C. ing up to uu per cent increase. Andrew Dobrinin, Mis. jonn vox, mrs. rvaue oneqa v, ,., .. . ri u u hrhm nnH ,m and Mrs- Merwm Vannlce, as Supervision of federal forage Cross Slope Rows Save Loss of Soil you ve always wanted: ; Xm r r SrJri; 7rm having lung puncture and drain-a draw Mrs. E. G. Pugh won from t,lh injierteH after her de-Mrs. Margaret Dickon for. the ?!!,..t.ube ,nfcCrttl after" her de Mrs. Charles Thompson and two sons of Portland are here on a several days visit with her mother, Mrs. S. E. McBride, and other rel-i atives. Soil: A sandy loam is ideal for, ' uivunu" second prize. The hostess assisted Fredericll Robing was the tow Dy ner two aaugnters, ft-ainenne -j a lawn but not a necessity. It is ; ine racinc nonnwesi siait wm oc well, however, to approximate this centered at Oregon State College T in charge of Harry A. Schoth, lor Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Nichols of type of sou, which can be done by Pugh and Mrs. Dale Lamar, .nd ,0ea"r,chT. Vhard of Mi;, harold Pugh served unch.', in- P,n,! Grove Were bus,nPSS ral"" t. i..u ...iii .. .!, directors raised tne original num- i rnrnin FrMav oftomnnn r" w ber of cords from 60 to 75. I m7m i,i ; a a i. r ft. . w i celebrated ai u nome oi iui. . x-uBu ( Mrs Eliza Brandon briefly in Peoria last Friday after- Salem, Ore., April 21. Plant in strips across a slope instead of up and down hill and save tremendously in soil and water, the U. S. deparment of agriculture advises. One experiment by the department showed that an up and down plot lost 650 times as much soil and 14 times as much water from July 7 to November 15 as two sim wiin ivus, maiuarei uilksou as i . oc.u ki.o.... oaiuraay oi noon enroute home from Lake working in a little sand with soils which consist principally of clay, or working in a little clay with soils that are very sandy. Preparation of seed bed:- Spade the area which is to be made irtto a lawn to the depth of six inches, provided that this is not1 deeper than the top soil covering the area. joint hostess. I this week. ' Prnalr whpm fhv hmlpht hciloH hnv lAiiwiu muMKu oi Diuwiisvuii: from Mr, jpnes- brd'her-in-law is here Visiting his mother, Mrs. Martin rumminos. Thev reside in Pine Grove Club T FI- in iui.u Hazel Munkers, and sister, Kath-j South Benton countv. io necr in iviuy icen wniie nef jg taking an en- Miiss Anna F. McConnel. princi- ilar adjoining plots planted across '.After spading work the soil with the slopes. , forced vacation from high school pal of the Maple school and Zoe hoe and rake until it is finely pulverized. . Applying plant food: Apply four pounds of complete plant food per one hundred square feet evenly over the area and work it lightly into the top couole of inches ; of many years federal agronomist stationed there. Under' a new organization setup recently announced E. V. Cordon, chief of the division of forage crops and diseases in the bureau of plant industry, Schoth will direct investigational work in various places throughout tbe northwestern states, Close cooperation will be maintained as in the past with the state college experiment stations and with soil conservation service. Improvement of dry land forage plants for the Inland Empire and similar areas of the west is a major, project being undertaken immediately , D. C. Smith, formerly on the O. S. C. staff, has been transferred to federal work and will carry on plant breeding activities at - Pullman in connection with the dry land, forage development work. H. H. rtampton, assistant agronomist, has been added to the staff at Oregon State college. Continued studies in seed crop development will be carried on. The former lot lost nearly 14 tons of soil per acre and 14 per cent of 18 inches of rainfall during the period. The two cross-slope plots lost only 43 pounds of soil per acre each and water run-off was only 1.1 per cent on one and .35 per cent on the other plot. Sanders of the Central school in Albany" visited Miss Helen LaMar in Peoria last Saturday evening. Miss LaMar has been elected to teach the fourth grade of tho Manle school next year. Will Dobrinin was In Albany last Saturday to attend the Linn county due to a severe. cold. Mrs. A. J. Hill has been confined to her home with a severe cold. Mr. and Mrs. Otto E. Thornton and children have moved to a farm on the Corvallis-Albany. The members of the Intermediate 'soil. This is important for few soils lpniifl cave the children a fare-! tax sale of property, He purchased JflPrfSI PS- M M well party Wednesday evening at ' the Holmes store building and lot, the Methodist church. I This is one of Peoria's old build- Peoria. (Special) The" Pino Grove Community club met last Friday evening with a fair-sized crowo; attending. The president, K. h. Paine, conducted tne business session. He announced the loilowing committee for the May meeting: Thelma Knighten, chairman; Margaret Shaw, Doreen Githens, and Dean Bilyeu. The loilowing persons were named on the nomination committee for the May election: Mrs. lay Githens, Mrs. Neva Knighten, and Mrs. Jess McLaren. On the program were the following numbers: saxophone solos by Doreen Githens, accompanied by her mother, Mrs. Russell Githens; two numbers, "Santa Lucia" and VSeein Nellie Home," by the contain, in an available form, the many food elements grass plants need for healthy growth. Seed: As in most things, cheap seed is false economy. Buy good seed suitable for your location. Consult your local seedsman. Remember that shady areas in your Do not be too anxious to lift narcissus bulbs after they have finished flowering. They are better left undisturbed for three or 'four years. Th city dads have dsignated the nea- new owner pians io iear I rlnwn the hiiilrtinff nnrt el pan the starring LIONEL week of May 11-16 as Clean-up week ARRYMORE lot of evergreen blackberries. Mr. and Mrs. Dale Lamar of Silverlon and Miss Katherine Pugh of Shedd visited Saturday evening at the J. W. Lamar home. Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Hrattain vis i lawn must be seeded with shade-i tolerant grasses. . Seeding: Apply the seed evenly, ilf you seed by hand, apply half of Miss Louise Starr was one of 104 young people chosen from the high schools, over the state to receive scholarships to one of the state institutions of higher learning. She was given a scholarship to the Oregon State Normal school at Monmouth, and has retuncd her ited in Corvallis last Sunday af- the seed lengthwise and the other ternoon. CONSISTENTLY . . A Better Market -For Your LIVE POULTRY. EGGS. ' TURKEYS Highest cash prices paid. Northwest Poultry and Dairy Products Co. 424 West 1st St. Phone 49 Community Program Presented by PTA Halsey choral group accompanied acceptance card. She has the high by Herman Koontz; a piano solo ' t ,choiastic record of any local nan crosswise. Alter seeding, roil 'the area or tamp it with a wide board to assure good contact of the : seed with the soil. I Watering: Immediately . after rolling, water the lawn thoroughly j using a very fine spray. Water ' daily thereafter until the seeds LittUIady by Herman Koontz; a duet by Mrs senior for the four years course. Harrisburg Harrisburg.A pleasant birthday party was given lit tho home of Mrs. Olive Cram Friday, honi oring Miss Myrtle Lister. Her mother, Mrs. Julia Lister, came from Corvallis to meet her here and to bake a fine cuke for the occasion. Those present included W. K. Elliott, grandfather; Mrs. OF THE LIGHTHOUSE Donna Cross and Mrs. Alberta Cross; Mrs. J. A. McLaren told of her trip to Key West, Florida, iie-treshmonts were served by Mr. and Mrs. ttay Hover, Mr. and Mrs. John McLaren and Mrs. Chiine.-i Weber. Tennessee. The Tennessee P,-T. A. sponsored" a community program Friday evening when the loilowing numbers were given: Instrumental music, Arthur Kelly and daughter, Joyce; song, Patty Waay and faye Carroll; harmonica band from the Gore school; recitation, Jack Leroy Ayers; song, You get Jested Seeds ia 56 Peoria Peoria. Mrs. Charles' King has returned to her home in Portland after a visit with her sister-in-law. Mrs. Russell Githens, and family. Delmar Stenson spent the Easter vacation with his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Grant Brattain. Mr, and Mas. Hubert McDonald and small daughter, Carol Jean, were Wednesday evening guests of KffisK Sulfate of ammonia is not only VENETIAN THEATRE V.V, . u . rld'i,nK' m 51 1 a good vegetable fertilizer to. help Jess Peterson: accordion solo, sllrnulatc Uie growtn of carly'gar-George Fritz- radio medley '. Mrs. : den vegetables but it is also use-Uuy Kogers and Mrs. Mae Moore; fui in k,njng 0n lawn. XHYJ- iMAMONP QUAlin SEEDSl rrLLVT '. c i-1" f11 1 Yr1 " V; 7 " 7 T- 7 , ' ' 7 T v. '-. " ' i - l l . STARTS WKI.. APRIL 22. RUNS FOUR DAYS Matinee 2 p.m. Mtrs 7-9 p.m. song, Ruby and Gladys Essig; in-, Sprinkle lightly, taking care that ' strumcnial music. the Carroll the moss Is completely covered McTJl' ih.ff Mr. and Mrs. Chandler, i I 1 . V-' ' ' f boys; dialogue and an accordion with the fertilizer, ln a very short I Select your seeds this year as you would the food for your table. Diamond quality seeds in the Orange and Green seed boxes are packed with healthy seeds that have been tested for crop assurance. you 7 find ih Orsnft and Creva sed" boaas at your brtUr neighborhood stores. ily. George j Ray Hover of Pine Grove took , a truck load of fat hogs to the Al- j time, especially jt the application if.ire..iUnVl;0wcr' lh ssny market last week! Singins, dancing. i solo, Mrs. Horn. The program was enjoyed by a crowded house and candy and pop corn balls were sold for the benefit nf the play apparatus fund; Miss Margaret Shaw Went to Salem Friday evening to remain over the weekend and to attend' J laughing ... in tKe most lovable story grass will be showing a decidedly invigorated growth and dark green color. Sometimes sulfate of ammonia is used in a standard solu- she s ever had I - Mcdowell's shoe store The Home of Nationally Advertised Shoes ; tion of one ounce (full tablespoon-iful) to one gallon of water and as i such has a stimulating effect on 1 young plants or in fact any plants to which it is applied. .TCOSTSIESSTOWEA" RTUilN Fertilize curb and shade trees and conifers regularly. They will show a marked improvement. D.-HL Want Ads Bring Results n . I J I woe king that -TT tiery buJgrt. BUY FROM OUR COMPLETE STOCK OF PORTLAND SEED CO. Garden and Field Seeds M. SENDERS &C0. 435 W. 1st Phone 48 fUfflMlL ... v HOSIERY GUY KICGEE SlirnSU't'tEEVILLE JUNE LANG 3M- .iseitvc CP ..j ?iULir,CT: FOR FULL MARKET PRICES Market your Eggs Poultry Cream Sheep Wool Live and Dressed Veal THROUGH SWIFT tf CO. Albany ,. Phone 234 BUDDY ECSEfi SARA HADE f I Sre Our Window DlspUy Showing How No-Mend lloxiery is made and why it is better

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