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l »AGB SLX DTSl'ATCH DEMOCRAT. UT^TAII CALIFORNIA FUrOAY, JANUARY 16, 1918 itolio Menace rOn Upswing Lasf Year Fifth _ Of High Pdralysis ; Incidence Outsrcinding Counfy Educsitor Posses WHEREAS Charles Morrill Ful- kei-son passed from this IKe on Jfanuary 9, 19^8, after having served os Principal at Vkiah Union High School contniuously since The rising tide of polio Inci-• September 1. 1921, be it denceinthepast-flveyearsispartl RESOLVED tnat the Board of of an alarming upward trend thjt Trustees of Ukiah Union High 'Ms become a real threat to na- School does hereby place on record tional health, Fred Hamilton, its appreciation and that of all of cbunty chairman of. tlje 1948 H'e. patrons of the School.of the March of Dimes declares-in point- years of faithful service which Mr. ing out the need for redoubled Fulkerson devoted to the School .public support in the fight against ''"ntl ila pupils as v/ell as of his •polio. I many sterling traits of character, ,'In the five years since 1943, including sincerity and intense polio- incidence in the United devotion to his duties; 'States has increased 150% over' RESOLVED further thnl this tlie prevoius S-year period. memcnal be inscribed on the mm•.'Approximately 80,000 persons "t^^s of this Board and Ihct, as a were stricken with the disease °i 0 "r Sympathy with the 'TOm 1943 to date, and thousands .'"''"'"^ ^"^ children of Mr. Ful- pf !these patients must be treated ^eison a copy of thiS resolution bo- -fHy rnnnihe nnrf ,^ff <5 .i /n,. „oo,.,! t Smt tO thOm.^ Adopted this 13th day of January, 194B. BOARD OF. TRUSTEES OF UKIAH UNION HIGH SCHOOL , By WAYNE P. BURKE President of ^he Board Clyde Eddy Elberl Lane George Bviler Attest: ' . , S. E. Mitchell, Clerk of the Board "for months, and ofjeii for years, 'ffiyough facilities made available by the March of Dimes. ' '.'Ten years ago 10,000 cases were considered abnormally high, but when wa reached that figure in 1947 its true significance was almost ignored, coming as it did on the heels of the terrible epidemic ,of 1946, which saw 25,191 persons stricken in this country. Actually, last year was the fifth consecutive year of exceptionally high polio incidence, and we don't luiow "Where this upward trend is going to take us in the future. Hick Primary Road System Fulkerson Memoriol Services The death of Charles M. Fulkerson, principal of Ukiah high school, on Friday morning of last week removed one of California's oulstandirj educators, and highly esteemed citizen of Ukiah. .Selection by the county super, visors of county roads 'to be in- cjuded in the primary road system takes in a total of 218.6 miles, and Includes the following: ; ; ' Name Mileage 'BobnviUe, Ukiah -.. -—.18.80 Redwood Valley, East Side.... 6.00 •Redwood Valley, School 1.00 Redwaod Valley, Forsythe Cr. 4.00 Potter Valley, East Side.- 9.20 Potter Valley, West, Side 6.00. Potter Valley, Powerhouse 1.50 j Mast Hill, East Hill 2.50 Center Valley -.. 2.20 Eflst Side 3.10 Road 3 to Road 6 - 20 HfeSrst-Rock Tree (portion).- 3.10 '^iilits-Fort Bragg 33.90 L6rigvale-Dos' Rios-Covelo......31.00 East Side _ ?.50 Mina (portion) - 3.60 Mendocino Pass (portion) 6.00 Branscomb, East End 16;00 Westport-Rockport-Leggelt ' Valley _ 28.60 Fi.sh Rock, West End 3.00 Iverson Landing „. 6.70 Fully 300 persons paid their tribute to the late Charles M. Ful-; kerson at the memorial services held in the Presbyterian church, Sunday afternoon, and among the 150 floral pieces, the outstanding one was sent by high school students, a wreath of white gardenias and orchids. Six high school students, repre 'senting the Ukiah Athletic Associ alien, attended in a body: George Wildberger, Jules Legier, Roiiu '.i Ward,' Audrey Brown, Ruth Schamber and Donna Barker. Many floral pieces were sent from out of town and there were many from a distance who came for the services. Pallbearers were members of the Ukiah Rotary Club: Charles M PTannon, Lilburn Gibson, William Bromley, Irving Brazier, DOn Ward and JosSfh Weber. Mrs. Mildred Oxford presided :it the orga.a, and the Ukiah Funeral Chapel was,in charge. Saturday Funeral For Isaac Dockins Mountain View 26.70 Willits Burglaries —(Gontinued from Page 1)— the boys wearing sox on their hands to prevent fingerprints. The boys also conressed the robbery of the Edwards Feed Store about a month ago and admitted having committed several other robberies. Deputy White says. Funeral Pending For Isaac Dockins Theodore Lane, a Fort Bragg truck driver, is being hunted by Sonoma county authorities for the theft of a load of lumber. Deputy Sheriff Ward Ries of Fort Bragg, ^ „ „ had that matter under investiga- Harvey of Potter Valley tion until it developed where the'P"^^*^^ ""^^^ in Ukiaji January 13 Funeral services for Isaac Dockins of Redwood Valley are pending at the' Eversole Mortuary for arrival of relatives from Missouri. Mr. Dockins passed away at his home Monday morning at the age of 66. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. I,ecy Dockins, and seven children, Luther, Newell, Albert and Carl of Redwood Valley, Alvin of Humboldt county, Mrs. Margaret Ceccarelll of Talmage and Mrs. Ethel Howell of Missouri. Mr. Dockins was a native.of the state of Missouri. Ira Harvey Rites lumber was disposed of. The story is that tLane left after a lingering illness. • He was a native of California Rockport on December 12 with a ""^^ 'f.^^^J'","^ ' V,""'' load of lumber consigned to the | vey of Potter Valley, his son Clar- Rockport Lumber Company at San ^"^^ °l ^° '".V^^' f''^^' Rafael. At Novate, according to! f ."_':\°L '^°^;i.^°"f/Ar''^"^ tlie report, he sold the lumber for $50 cash and a check for $533.40. Going to Santa Rosa, Lane purchased an automobile with the cheek and a tradein and received $253.78 in cjjjange. It v/as there he disappeared. This information was air turned over to Sonoma county authorities, who took it from there. American Bus —(Continued from Page I)— lie demand. The quality of service offered with respect to operating equipment and terminal facilities cannot be taken to be of .a, higher sf^hdard than that now maintained by the protesting bus carriers. The rates offered are no lower than those now applied. And applicant (American Bus Lines) conceded that the bus service rendered by the protesting carriers is of high standard as prevails anywhere in the nation and that the rates they apply are 'generally the lowest. JiUnal conclusion of the commis- £ion was: "Upon considering the entire showing made by American in-support of its application ioi- a Certificate of public convenience and necessity, the commission finds that the evidence presented is inadequate and insufficient to permit the commission to make the requisite finding that the public convenience and necessity i-e- quire the proposed operation." Rev. and Mrs. Charles G. Linde- rrtann attended the bi-monthly meeting of the Mendo-Lalce Methodist Ministers Fellowship in the Potter Valley Methodist church, Monday. ter, Mrs. Mary Nissen of Penngrove. Mrs. Emma Warner of Petaluma is his sister. There are tv/o grandchildren. Services were held from the Eversole Mortuary Friday morning at 10 o'clock, with Miss Cole reading the service, following which the offices of Vitruvius L,odge, F.&A.M., of Bloomfield, of which Mr.' Harvey had been a member for many years, will hold the Masonic services. Inurnment will follow at the Chapel of the Chimes in Santa Rosa. Isaac Dockins, a native of Mis- sourii aged 67 years, pased away at his home in Redwood Valley Monday, January 12, after a lon.,^ illness. Mr. Dockins leaves his wife, Lecy of Redwood Valley, and the following children: Luther, Newell, Albert and Carl of Redwood Valley; Alvin of Humboldt county; Mrs. Ethel Howell of Missouri; Mrs. Margaret Ceccarelli of Tal- niEge, and a sister, Mrs. Deane of azissouri. Services will be held from the Eversole Moruary Saturday at 2 pjn. with Elbprt Holland officii' ating. f Pallbearers will be Dan Cohen, Frank and Joseph Ceccarelli, Alfred Foster, Lou Shields and Werner Holzhause. Interment will be in the Ukiah Masonic Cemetery. William D. Phillips Funeral Thursday William Dallas "Landy" Phillips passed away suddenly at his home Tuesday. Funeral services were held from the Eversole Mortuary Thursday, January 15, at 2 p.m., and interment was in the Odd Fellows Cemetery. Elbert? Holland officiated and Ukiah Lodge I.O.O.F. conducted services at the graveside. Mr. Phillips had been ill for sorhe time but death came suddenly and as a shock to those who knew him. He leaves his wife, Mrs. Myrtle Phillips, and a daughter, Mrs. Madeline Robinson of Ukiah, and two sons, Robert and Jimmie, both of Wectt, Humboldt county. The Phillips home has been on \\ alnut avenue in Ukiah for many years. March of Dimes Cards Given School Children March of Dimes Cards have been distributed to every school in MendoTHno county by Superintendent of Schools John W. Taylor. Each pupil will be given his personal card, whereon there are spaces for five dimes and he will be asked to fill the card with ice cream, candy or picture show money, to help some less fortunate person. As there are close '.n 6000 pupils nov/ enrolled in our county schools the returns from these cards should swell the March of Dimes receipts in an appreciable degree ' The use of school cards hiis bee.i highly successful in other sections o"f the United States in past years and it was decided to u.^o (hem this year in Mendocino county. Mrs. Elmer Adams returned home Sunday from a few weeks' visit in San Francisco. She was acdompahied by Mr. and Mrs. Rene Marty, who spent the weekend here. Jack A. McGimsey Services Friday Jack Austin McGimsey, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. C. P. -McGimsey of Anderson valley, passed oway at Oak Knoll Hospital, Oakland, Tuesday, January 13. He was n veteran of World War 1 and for many years was a furrier by trade. He v/as born in Boohville and lived most of his life there. He leaves his wife, Mrs. Mae McGimsej' ot San Francisco; a sister, Mrs. Maude Prather of Ukiah, and two brothers, Grover of Ukiah and Nev.'ton of Boonville. Services will be held from the Boonville church, Friday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock with the Eversole Mortuary in charge. Elbert Holland will officiate and interment will be in the family plot in the Boonville Cemetery. Coast Lumber Co. Articles Are Filed Articles of incorporation for the California Coast Lumber Company of Mendocino county were filed with Secretary of State Frank M. Jordan in Sacramento Tuesday. Stock in the concern, is listed as 2000 Shares at $100 par with an aggregate par value of $200,000. Directors are R. R. Chaffee and Joseph Farley of Berkeley, C. E. McCullough of Portland, W. M. Moores and R. A. Schenck ot Rockport. Retire eoming Year "This must be my last year as pastor of your church," said Dr. Richard Van dor Las at the conr gregational dinner in the Presbyterian church Wednesday, but none of the 100 or more guests seemed to take their 82-year-,oid young pastor seriously, not even, when he stated he ,was slipping. He tried to emphasize his. point saying he had gon^ to bed "with one slipper on when he y/eni to Fresno to visit his granddaughters at Christmas. , •; Then'he introduced Walter S'an- delin, president of the Presbyterian board of ; trustees, who showed the results of Dr. yan der Las' work with the board dyr- ing the past year. ,. . Among the things brought out in the reports called for were ttiat, despite this being the shortest year, with only nine months, '^ue to a change in the beginning of its .fiscal year, the church has made and paid out more than $4000 and is now clear of all debt, with about $100 in the bank. Out of this amount a new fur- hace has been purchased, the Organ has been changed to electric power, repairs have been made, the lawn resodded.x and various minor expenses, and only $1200 of the salary for Dr. Van der Las out of the amount. It was pointed out that a number of things had been needed for the church which cost the church nothing, the major item being the covering of the church fioor with carpet, a $500 item.' It was taken care of by Miss Esther Redwine, who saw the need and had the work done before anyone knew it had been ordered. The financial report for the church wa^ made by William Bromley. He was rather proud of his $100 balance, until Mrs. Bromley gave her report for one of tlie .women's groups. After paying all their debts, which were good-sized, their account showed $124.62— several dollars more than her husband's, she said. The report of ' the youngest group organized, the Seven-Thirty Club, reported a sub.ntantial contribution of more than $2000, and all bills paid. Mrs. D. W. McKinney told 6f the activities of her group of women, which included missionary work,- contributions, tlie v/ork ot entertaining visiting church notables and all of the "accomplishments of the club were paid for with funds raised by the women. Their dividends proved sufficient to pay their bills andi carry a smaU balance. The potluck dinner had moi'e than enough of all kinds of good things to eat and was finished off with applie pie and coffee, served by a church group. Dr. Van der Las had the last word, saying, "I am gratified with the report. In each church I have presided oyer I have left it with a better balance than I started with. And I am leaving you this year." With which a prayer was said and the meeting v/as dismissed. Point Arena POINT ARENA, Jan. 10.—Mrs. Cliff Storms left Friday for San j Francisco, ana from there she is ..going to join her husband in • Grotron,. Connecticut. He is en- I rolled in a motor machinist school I there, which is affiliatsd with the Coast Guard. Mr. and Mrs. Howard Fry ot 31k have announced the coming marriage of their daughter Merna Jean to Roy Fallen, also of Elk. The csromoiiy will take place Sunday, Janu'iry 25, m the Catholic 6hurch at Elk. Mrs. John Stornetta was on tho sick li.st again. James Biaggi has returned fifom the French Hospital m San Francisco, where he spent 12 days being treated for an abscessed ear. June Newbold, who attended school here last year and has been going to school in Vallejo until (.-nnstmas, returned to school here Monday morning. Mrs. George Myland was visitr »cd by her father, Calvin Little, her brother-in-law and sister, Mr. , and Mrs. Robert Sherbourne. j Sunday night the weapons car; rier belonging to the army base at Gualala was involved in an accident about a mile "south of 'Point Arena. Coi-poral J. Jolinson was' driving the truck when it climbed the bank and turned over. Johnson, however, escaped without injury. ' Mr. and Mrs. Karl Huntliman have returned from Los Angeles Ukioh's Newest Industry Is Loundere'/te BOWLING This is an inierior view of the Main Slreet Launderette, at Mam and Norlon streets, which opened for business the first of January. Your laundry work is 'done and ready lo pick up while you do your morning shopping. JANUARY 7 600 League Amsrican Logion: Edsall, 134, 135,. 107; McCandless, 156, 157,' 154 Piombo, 136,' 189,.194; Sand- kuUa, 126, 126, l26 ;iLocatelli, 163, 130 194. Total—2271.: . t C.S.E.A.: Conover, 184, 144, 136; Brown,,196, 143, 1'66; Rl'fchter; 205, 149 160; Edwards, 144, .iBO, 176; Walden 180 236: .181. Tptal—2581. Pioneer Inn: Clark, 120, 143, 128; March, 116, 156, 116; Owens, 128, 135, 164; Meyer, 134, 95, 135; Vaughan, 12'i', I'TO,.'146,, Total— 2204. I Ukiah Bowl: Richardson 141, I 163, 113; Whitton, 157, 141, 160; Bosworth,- 196, .136, 169; Womack, 151, 120, 133; Thomas: 152, 152, 152. Total—2230. ' v BI-»TY SG LEYIN H Sonoma-Mendocino Leaders To Plan For Year's Work Boy Scout district and council leaders, some 40 strong, will meet after spending Christmas with uis I at .the Municipal clubhouse in - ~ T -l_l_,- ', .... A.nr. folks. Mr. and Mrs. E. E. Titus returned Tuesday from a 4-day trip to San Francisco. Carl Sorensen, Jr., spent a week in San Fi-ancisco. He returned Monday in tinie for school. Ao Stornetta went to San Fran- ciscp Saturday to be x-rayed and a special check-up. Mrs. Scaramella was in the hospital for a few days last week. Mr.'and Mrs. DicK Ulrich from Sanger spent their • Christmas vacation visiting the Artie Titus, and Loback' families. Russell Grant left Sunday for Topeka, Kansas, where he is spending a few days visiting a friend. Mr. and Mrs. Everett Bean and family have left Point Arena, moving to Eureka again. Mr. Bean, formerly a partner of Bo jock & Company, has bought .a bar and cafe combined, also a gas station and a grocery store. MJ. and Mrs. E. R. Williams of Mill Valley spent the Christmas holidays with her daughter, Laura Beebe. Ukiah Saturday atfernoon at 2:30 o'clock to lay plans for, the scouting program in Sonoma and Mendocino counties for 1948. ' President J. M. Daw 'of Santa Rqsa Will preside and among thosb who will attend will be Harold Al- vqrd, deputy regional .executive for the Boy Scouts National Coun- ,cll. • Matters to be decided will be camping plans, plans for training all unit leadef^, finance, and the extent of new troops, packs and senior units as the present finance picture will allow. At'5:45 the groijp will adjourn to" the Maple Cafe, £. fi regular monthly" meeting' of j{)ie executive boafd of the. Sohuritia-Mendocino Coiaricil. ,. • '"'^ Ukiah .riiemljers of,, the council leaders a're;, B-, i,<3- TOlHord, district chaiV(^^ifiBMifift£%t, vice chairman; i^wK^HRp^e, commis- sionerJ.VGlorge, \^artlett, adyance- menl; MJ.,j..(Hv Brunner, camping and actiVJt'i'es;'S^pti lioyle, organization : ^and extension; Leonard Svenson, leadership; Ray Walsh, field commissioner; John Viarengo, comiiiissioner; Herschel Ford, commissioner; Art Schilder, vice- president. Wld Hog' Chops Come Mighty High Judge H. J. June of Boohville fined Dale Glidewell of Oakland and Glen Nickel! of San Leandro. each $250 for mistaking George Zeni's pig for a wild hog last -.December, while hunting at the Y rainch on the Anchor,Bay road. He also gave them a 3-month suspended jail sentence and put them on probation for one year. Attorney Dayton of Oakland appeared for. the" defense, who claimed they were convinced that the hog was wild, regardless of its cropped ears and ring in its nose. Tliey didn't explain why they ran when the Zeni brothers rpde up during the butchering operations. Ten witnesses were examined—six for the state and four for the ijefense. Deputy District Attorney John H. Nelson conducted the prose- ciation. JANUARY 8 . 600 toaguo Home Markets Rho9desr207, 182, 193; Proft, J.18, 149,,,^H6; Tuttlo,j__| 136, 126. 107; Giles, 148^ 144, 138 ;'75i PoUnow, 181, 158i 208.; Total— 2341. -r':--: Club Calpella: D. Hart; 125,198, 1'72; Doyle, 133; 166;:i31; R; Garzini, 122,. 123, 122; BSrsov, 160, VJJL| 159, 111;' L.-Garzini, 122, 151, 170. Total—2165/- > ElkJ! .Harding, 129, 178, 165; Raln5,.H7,127, 97; Moschetti, 121, I 129, I20;'Weselsky, i53, 120, 129; .M. King, 148, 162, 178. Total— 2096.', ; > French-American Cleaners: A. Frick, 136,124, 152;j. Miller, 118, 135, 110; R. Sanchez, 160, 181, 124; L. Nix, 154, 164, 176; P. Sanchez, 157, 134, 178. Total—2201, An n u a I Re po rts Gt'wen Close Business Year Keep Out of 'Red' When Parking Car Laytonville Urges Bi-Co. Health Dept. The Laytonville Chamber 'of Commerce, 199 strong, has come January 1 filed with the board of'^ossomed all over town during supervisors of this county their pe-1 past week, on 20 corners, are tition asking that the board undertake to put the plan into operation. The petition says in part' that the signers "do as a group, ahd individually, indorse the bi-count,y health plan, and do hereby urge and request Jhat you put same into operation." Williams Woman In Piercy Wreck The cai-s belonging to Lloyd F. Cooke of Piercy and Mrs. Annie j Hayhes of Williams, both traveling south, collided Saturday morning on the Redwood highway as Mr. Cooke drove his car out of his driveway. Patrolman Everett Ingram learned from his investigation that neither driver had seen the other and Mr. Cooke told the officer that the .first he knew of the presence of the other car was when he felt the shock of the collision. No citation was issued. Mrs. Haynes was taken into the Ccoke home for attention to her injuries. The accident took place 180 feet south of the Mendocino-Humboldt county line. Interim Group Visit At Talmage Hospital Senator Fred Weybret and Assemblyman George Clarke, chairman of the Nofthem California sub-committee on agricultural and livestock problems, visited the Mendocino State Hospital Monday to investigate the - agricultural, construction and equipment items requested by the institution in the 1948-49 budget. Accompanying the committeemen were Roland Pendergast, legislative quditor; Carl Applegate, deputy director, department, of mental hygiene; R. B. Easson, agricultural advisor, department of | bery grows out to the edge 'of the for the safety of the public, and part of the police department's plan to remove hazards wherever possible. The 20 zones have been'achieved at the escpense of 12 parking meters that were pinching pennies on some of the corners and their take is lost to the city in the effort to provide safety for pedestrians and motorists. The penalty for appropriating one of the forbidden spots cah be as high as $50, so when parking be sure you don't see red. The score card kept at police headquarters shows 84 accidents in the city during 1947; 21 injured and no deaths. In 1946 the accidents were 97, with 33 injured and one death. Quite an improvement, due in part to police efforts to put the bee on fast driving. The map of the city used in this connection shows that 12 of the 84 accidents the past year were on West Standley street and were due to blind corners where shrub- Cornish Songs Were Heard Here There were over' 500 people attending the Grass Valley Choir concert at the Methodist church Sunday, June 11. The program was broadcast over the public broadcasting system in the tower of the church and the music rolled out over the countryside in magnificent tone. The choir is made up of descendants of Cornish miners who Semi-annual and annual reports were given the closing: meeting for the outgoing officers of Cornelia Rebekah lodge at their meet-, ing .in Odd Fellow hall January 12, and were accepted as read by Grace Rumer, financial secretary. Report was made of the occupational ' therapy vving now being built at the Yountville veterans' hospital, and a letter was read from Louis F. Slonecker, director of rehabilitation of American Legion, in which he urged the completion of the fund raising so that the wing might be completed as a lasting memoiial to members of ^ Rebekahs and Odd Fellows. -a^ Fred Ballew, state grand master' of Odd, Fellows requested that the letter be read at the join installation of officers held at Grange » hall January 13. i Mrs. Evelyn Koch who has-ji served as noble grand for the past^ 2Vi months thanked the officers i and the lodge for their cooperation during lier term of office. The lodge greeted their bride of the month, Mrs. Harold Dunn, nee Erna .Stahl, the lodge conductor, who has just returned from her honeymoon trip. Her description of her marriage in Reno, her hon- evraoon and her establishment in her new home on Helen avenue with her husband v/as full of chuckles, , More business ahd a short social session completed the evening's meeting. ' ' Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Norton of Portland, Oregon, have been the guests of their; daughter, Mrs. Henry Spurr, during the past week. They have been in this part were brought over here from Corn-! of the country to' look over their wall in about 1849 to do quartz' property. , " mining. They were tin miners __ originally but the process is simi- Vegetable, fruit- and nut crops lar and their knowledge was suit- return more than $15,000,000 an- finance; Albert Keating, division cf architecture; Dr. F. J. Bolander, veterinarian, livestock inspector; J. M. Henderson, maintenance engineer, department of mental hygiene; Senator George Hatfield of the senate interim committee and Earl Desmond of Sacramento. Palo Alto (tall tree) takes it.s name from the redwood uncl..'j- which Porlola camped in 17C9. Laytonville Property Sold to Los Angelan The Lester Alton ranch near Laytonville has been purchased by Paul Oldenburg of Los Angeles and Mr. and Mrs. Alton will locate temporarily at Willits. The new owner of the property is an interior decorator by profession. Oliver and Carmi Conrey, representing the Strout Realty Company of Ukiah, handled the transaction. Two Hurt In Collision At Hopland Junction Claire Cake and Richard Abert of Hopland were attended by Drs. Arthur and Glenn Miller Tuesday following a collision between cars driven by Mr. Abert and Hilder Rorbick of San Francisco at the junction of the Duncan Sprin road and the Redwood highway. Abert claimed that his brakes failed as he came off the road to the highway, causing the crash. Highway Patrolman Reg Stinehoff investigated the accident and gave Abert a citation. walks and to overhanging trees. The elimination of corner parking will help eliminate accidents. PASSING THROUGH UKIAH Mrs. J. W. Kinloch and Mrs. H. L. Marsten of Upper Lake were in town Tuesday on their way to Santa Rc«a with Mrs. Kinloch's daughter. Miss Betty Booth, for a check-up. Miss Booth has been ill for some time past. Word has been received that Mrs. Sterling Norgard has undergone an operation in a hospital in Berkeley, Barber Shop Owners Met Friday In Ukiah Barber shop owners, of Mendocino county met January 9 with members of the state barber board, including President Harold Pickering, Harold Lucky, vice president, and Adrian Ruyle, director of examinations. • The meeting was called to order by K. P. Buchanan of Ukiah and then turned over to President Pick ering, whose talk stressed cooperation, sanitation and fair trade prac- titcs. The -board \<'ill take under consideration the establishment of minimum prices within the county. PHEDATORY DEATH HATE Mendocino county hunters dis- disposed of 36, predatory animals during the month of December— 22 coyotes, 13 bobcats, and 1 bear, which was killed by Lee Archer, who also got 2 cats. Bob Fitzhugh got 11 wolves and 3 cats; C. B. C^nn 6 coyotes, 1 cat; Richard Bowman, 2 coyotes and 7 cats; J. H. Drake, 3 coyotes. The New Almaden Mine in Santa Clara county which produces heavily in quicksilver was discovered in 1824. ed to our needs. These people have retained many of the traditions, of their forefathers, and one of them is the singing of songs in groups. Especially at Christmas time they gather in the streets and sing. Many of the songs have never been published and have been retained by being handed down through the generations. Many of which date back to John Wesley, founder of the Methodist church. It seems the musk; that was sung in the ch.uVches, and especially for Christmas, was of such doleful nature it was not greatly enjoyed. The people of Cornwall objected and established this custom, singing compositions of their own, most of which show the influence of Handel. Of special interest Sunday were "Sound! Sound!", "Lol He Comes!" and "Lo! The Eastern Sages Rise!" There were many others equally rich, in tone and rhythm. The program was so widely acclaimed that Dr. Charles G. Linde- niann, pastor of the church, feels certain he can repeat the visit of the, choir in the future. In the meantime, they are often heard on radio broadcasts, such as the half hour on the "Salute to the Nation" program on NBC, on which the best performers are heard. nually to Santa Cruz County agriculturists. OVERNIQHT -1 BUY - SELL - TRADE THROUGH THE CLASSIFIED COLUMNS Fourth Street Clinic B. D. Brain »rd, D.O. Telephone 379 RECTAL DISORDEHS RU.'TURE EXTERNAL CANCER 884 Fourlh Slroot. Santa Eoss Our overnight train carries a standard Pullman car with lower and upper berths, two compartments and e drawing room. Comfortable reclining choir car, too. This convenient, time-saving service is available every night betwean San Rafael and Eureka. Please make Pullman reservations in advance. NWP The friendly . northwestern Pacific H. P. Dohring Phone 38 NWP7-60

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