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PAGE SIX DISPATCH DEMOCRAT, URIAH, CALIFORNIA, FRIDAY, MARCH i9, lp4 TPOLLARD James Angelo Pollard, found guilty of manslaughter in the Christmas eve jungle slaying of Archie Murdoclc, a local Indian, was sentenced Friday to San Quentin prison. In view of the fact that .there were no witnesses to the slaying ihe 'evidence was largely circumstantial and Pollard's own testimony did him no particular good, as he sought to bolster' his plea of self-defense. ,, Pollard claimed that he was set upon and struck over the head by SiurdocJc, and that while Murdoclt sat upon him and beat him with his fists, he held one of the Indian's hands while he reached into his own pocltet, secured his poclcet- khife, opened it and stabbed the Indian in the throat, then slashed h^im across the face several times. . The light took place on the night of December 24 and Pollard was arrested at Willits the following Sunday, and at that time showed no eviderjce of a fight, such as he described, nor were his clothes Ijloody, as they should have been had the knifing of Murdock taken place in' the manner described. There was no blood at all on his clothing. Among the witnesses called were two police officers from Val- lejb where Pollard is known, who testified that he had many times been, confined in jail at that place. After the killing, Pollard left Ukiah for Willits where he was pjcked up by Willits police on advices from Sheriff Broaddus. He had become the No. 1 suspect after one of the quartet rounded up by Ukiah police had identified State Movie House Closed Attorney Agrees To Keep Show Dark Till Repaired Attorney James Mclnnis, representing the Trinity Theatres, Inc., appeared in Superior court Monday to answer the complaint of the City of Ukiah for an-injunction against the State Theatre of Ukiah and when his hour in court was over he had agreed to close the picture house until the building could be made safe for use, and he had secured the approval of City Engineer Gus Wallach. Attorney Mclnnes stipulated to the court that the State Theatre building was dangerous and liable! to collapse. Then he told the court that that very morning the Trinity Theatres, Inc., had reecived word from Washington that the priority hurdles had been cleared and the "go-ah"ead" order had been given for a new theatre building in Ukiah, which, he said, would be completed within 90 days. On the strength of this news he asked the court to withhold ihe injunction order for the present building. • In view of the admission that the building might fall down any' time, the court declined to with- 1 hold the order, but on' the promise that the building would be closed until it could pass inspection by the city engineer, agreed to hold the order in abeyance until and when the promise was made good. When Judge Gibson suggested that 90 days was a too short period in which tb complete a building such as would be required. Attorney iWcInnes said it could be Fifteen "Armed" Bandits Captured in Raids done, easily, and in fact had been rire "pockrtknife "picked^ in the case of their Modesto jungle camp by Chief of Police yiarengo as having belonged to a man named Pollard. The party ?Tiaking the identification had seen tiie knife in other jungle camps on several occasions. Co. B Given First Gov't Inspection Company B, California National Guard, was federally inspected Monday with Colonel Patterson of the Department of the Inspector General, Sixth Army, as inspection oflficer.' Captain Walter Srhith, unit commander, M/Sgt. Dahl, army instructor, and Sergeant Asliford, unit caretaker, met Colonel Patterson at the armory for. inspection of tlie drill area, supply room and motor pool, after which the units' records were inspected. Unit inspection was held at 8 o'clock with Colonel Patterson delivering a short, pomted talk to the men, in which he explaned the job the National Guard has ahead of it. He then congratulated the men for the work accomplished so far, in getting the unit started. . As to the state of the unit, Captain Smith says more men are rtdeded and all who are qualified for guard service will be accepted until the unit reaches its full strength, which he would like to see accomplished as soon as possible. Drs. Miller Take Country Retreat Drs. Arthur and Glenn Miller have purchased the property east of Willits which for the past three years has been the retreat of Lyman J. Boomer, who came to this section at that time for his health. , The purchase includes the cabin buiit by Mr. Boomer, 160 acres of virgin fir and redwood and will be used by the Millers as a country place for their own rest and relaxation. The cabin is unique in that it has one plateglass window which is six feet high by 24 feet long and faces San Hedrin mountain with a ^ magnificent perspective. It also is close to the famous fishing grounds along the Eel river and Tomki creek. Herb Cochrane negotiated the transaction. Louis Muir Services Pending In Bay City William Muir and sisters, Mrs. Iva DeCamp and Mrs. John Rupe, all of Willits, were in Ukiah Wednesday morning enroute to San Francisco to attend the funeral of their brother, Louis Muir, which v'i,o set for Wednesday. At Ukiah (hey received word that the services were postponed* indefinitely, and returned home. Louis Muir wns a veteran of the Spanish-American War and ol World War I and his funeral will be conducted by the military. He had been confined in a military hospital for the past year. STATE INCOME MAN COMING For the convenience of those who are required to file state income tax returns, an examiner will visit this city on March 24 to assist with the filing of returns. The examiner will be at Palace house, which ip of the type to be built here. Wright For Better This is what the Dispatch cameraman found stacked aciainst the (TTillwork of the county jail iank when he lesponded lo a report that Bicaddus' deputies had raided the coast hangouts and had jusl re­ lumed with iS bandits captured. • BIRTHS The population of Redwood Valley is richer by one, having Rosalind Ruth Peterson as its latest • !• arrival. She is the daughter of Mr. City Organization and Mrs. Carl E. Peterson and I was born at Ukiah General Hos- In announcing his candidacy for the city council, Ralph Wright stated that in his opinion Ukiah needs promotion and organization. "Much is to be done if Ukiah is to be prepared for the iriflux of new industry and its far-reaching complications," he said, "only good organization -and promotion can inhibit the growth of perversion in a rapidly expanding community," Originally, from Chicago, Mr. Wright has been in California 10 years and has been in business pital, February 29. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Holmes of Hopland have sent out announcements of the birth of tlieir daughter, Gladys Katlaleen, at Ukiah General Hosptial, March J. The Frank Britton, Jr., family is increased by one since the arrival of their daughter, Karen Gail, at the Ukiah General Hospital February 29. Iris ;is the new daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Stanley of Ukiah. She was born at Ukiah General Hospital, March 2. Patricia Ann Micliael the Ukiah General Hospital Slarch 3, and will make her home with continually, except during the war period. When he served as industrial and electrical engineer at' her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Rex A. McClellan Field. He was selected Michael of 'iTkiah. as one of three men to organize Mr. and Mrs. Clifford W. Craw- a Methods and Procedures department to determine the production activity at that depot. This de- ford are very proud people since the arrival of their son, Ernest Crawford. He made his bow to partment was rated the highest in I Ukiah society March 1 via the the air service command, for which Wright received the meritorious service award. Wright is 37 years of age and a member of the Rotary Club, Odd Fellows and the Silvaire Flying Club. He was the organizer of the Seven-Thirty Club, Club Pack 46, and the present system of bowling in the Ukiah Bowling League. He has been active Jn youth and civic affairs in this community and is the ownei? of Wright's Electric. Missionary Women Had Business Meeting Mrs. A. E. Green opened the Circle D, Methodist Missionary Society, Wednesday afternoon with the reading of Christ of My Heart by Ralph Spaulding Cushman, and then she opened the regular business. A letter was read from a family in Greece thanking the women for the clothing they had sent. The treasurer reported that a $35 donation liad been reported received and delivered to CARE. Alice Evan read the devotions, using the Cross at Easter and Cross of Christian Symbol as her theme. Mrs. Harold Kirk played, and the songs. The Old Rugged Cross and In the Cross I Glory, were sung. A nice diversion for the afternoon was the presentation of the Odako Camp Fire Girls -by Mrs. E. M. McDonald. There were five of them and they gave talks on the different phases of their work. The girls were Angle Riva, Nancy Brown, Claudia Imwalle, Phyllis Williams and Janet McDonald. Janet McDonald sang the Song of the Flame and Happy When I'm Hiking, and all the girls joined in Camp Fire Goodnight and Camp Fire Law. Mrs. Alberta Williams and Miss Kate Thompson were the hostesses who served sandwiches and cake. OLD-TIME REVIVAL MEETING The Home Missionary church on the highway south of town is holding revival meetings each night except Monday, with Friday night devoted to healing services for those who are sick, when prayers will be offered for the physically ill. Saturday night is set apart a? family night for advice on how to conduct ones self in the home. All are welcome, Ukiah General Hospital, Mr. and Mrs, Troy McGrew of Ukiah have a new son, whom they have named Troy, Jr. He was born at Uliiah General Hospital March 7. Boonville has a new citizen named William Richard Chandler, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Chandler. He arrived at the Ukiah General Hospital March 8, 1948. Mr. and Mrs. Ralpli Bailey- became thevparents of a son, March 8. He was born at Ukiah General Hospit'al. Weekend Trip Hefs 15 Over the weekend Sherifl' Broaddus conducted raids at Poiii; Arena and Gurflala which netted 1£ slot machines, air said to be of the one-armed variety. The raids werd the direct results .o£ numerous complaints that %ave been made to Sheriff Brotilddus recently ,ahd are described by the deputies who took part as 100 per cent effective. Deputies Bill White, Reno Bartolomie, Ike -Eatisdell, Slim Witter, Roy Ritchie 'and Floyd Criger comprised the sheriff's party. , ' . '' At Point Arena Wiiite took iour machines from the- Petersorw, bar, Ransdell took three from the' Point Arena Hotel and Witter and Richey took four from the Garcia Hotel. •• • Bartolomie and Criger visited the Gualala Hotel and took out four machines. Douse That Light! That north of the Tehachapi peacetime brownout is as important to most of the state as the blackout was to London during the blitz — though substantially less i^;ksome to the public. Rather than bombs, California is faced with the combined results of a 2-year drought and an unprecedented population influx. Power is in greater demand today than during the very height of the war. To cooperate in making the brownout effective and save vital power for agricultural and indus- trail users, every home is asked to leave unlighted one 100-watt light bulb each evening. Some 90,000 kilowatts of power would be saved, power company officials estimated—the equivalent of the output of a large electric powerhouse. Willitsite Was Riding Housewrecking Truck Richard Streeter of Willits was a passenger on a trucic driven by Allen Baker of Richmond when it went off the Sonoma higliway last Sunday morning and demolished a 2-room cabin. After tlie' wreclc Streeter was not found and was believed unhurt and that he had gone on to Willits. The driver of the truck v;as the only person injured, although the cabin was occupied by five persons at the time. MARY~M 7 CLEIXAN PAssns Funeral services for Mary Ann McClellan will be held Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Eversole Mortuary, with interment in Ukiah Cemetery. Mrs. McClellan died Monday morning at her home, 707 West Dora street. Empire Mill Plant Bought By Crofbot The Crofoot Lumber Company has purchased the plant equipment of the former Empire Mill on the highway near Calpella and has acquired upwards of 25,000,000 board feet of virgin redwood and fir timber from Don Weger and C. M. Tyrrel from which they will begin logging operations in the very near future. The new lumber company is owned by H. C, Crofoot and H. C. Crofoot, Jr., -vvho own a sawmill at Regalia, ' near Chico, where they carry on extensive operations. Purchase of the timber was through the Herb Cochrane real estate offices. N.W.P. Wants Data On Feed Conditions Here In connection with the drought emergency the Northwestern Pacific is developing a list of available locations along the company's lines of operations and are supplying as received the following information: Amount of feed available for shipment to drought areas; type, baled or staclced, concentrates; price per ton. Ranges available for rent or sale for sheep or cattle; price per head. Names of prospective buyers of cattle or sheep. Any inforn. jtion available can be addressed to H. P. Dohring, agent, Ukiah, Calif. We Have 18 Schools In Co-op Lunch Plan SACRAMENTO, March 13 — (WNS) — California has 1711 schools participating in the federal-, state school lunch program, 18 of whicli are in Mendocino county, says Roy E. Simpson, state superintendent of public instruction. The state department of education has been allocated $203,041 of a total congressional appropriation of $5,000,000 for the national lunch program, to which has been reallocated an additional $57,250, This gives California schools $260,•291. More Rights . For Indians Total Withdrawal . From U.S. Supervisioit Is Forecast SACRAMENTO, M&rch 13 — (WNS)—California's 24,000 Indians are'getting closer to a complete withdrawal from U. S. government supervision, according to statement made here by Walter V. Woehlke, federal Indian Affal,»s director for California. . Indians are now receiving educational advantages, social security benefits, veteran assistance., and similar services to the same ex- t6ftt as , all California (utizeni;.It' was'^aid, and impositions on Indian lands are being stopp.ed. ;•. • In a letter to the department here, William Zimmerman, acting j r^nchb. cpmmissioner of Indian Affairs in Washingtori, pointed out thait legis-^ lation is perrding'at the national capitol to outlaw the liquor laws pertaining ,to Indians' and to turn over civil and criminal jiu-isdie- tion to state courts. Greatest controversy centers around pending United States Senate Bill' 168S, Which proposes to remove'restrictions on the real and of Qalifor- nla Indians and prescribes a method for the liqiii(}ation of all property and assets of California tribes through purchase by the United States and the pro'rata distribution of the proceeds among the individual members. Indians ovm considerable property in California, it^was revealed, some 9300 owning 651,000 acres of tax exempt land, including 30,000 acres of irrigable lands, 140,000 of forest lands containing 1,200,000,000 board feet of standing timber, valuable residential and business property and a trust fund of over $5,000,000. . MAHCH 1, 1948 DEEDS :•••',••/ . Bertha Barnes to June Cornelius et al, land in T22N E14W.' DO Barker etiix to Walter Appel, land in T24N R19W. ^ : Ernest Kaare et ux to -James Williams et ux, land in Noyo. »Eugenei Jamison et ux to Loria Jojmson, land In Fort Bragg. , A Mlcheletti et ux to Dan Eyan et ux,;land in Yokeyo rancho. . Bk Am to Catherine Brown et al, land in Cuffey's Cove. Lawrence Kelley to I*wis Hurt et ux, land in T24N R15W. Roy Hurt et ux to Jesse Smith et ux, land in Ukiah. Ada Hagans to Nicholas Zbit- noffi et ux, Wnd in "Ukiah. Lawrence Rhoads t6 Stanley Rhqads, land- in T16N R15W. I Stanley Kh'oads et tix to Hans Brand''et al, land, in T16N -RISW. . Frank Rogina efux toTheodof Feibusch et ux,'land In Yokayo Roland Boynten Given 35-Yeor Service Pin Pacific Gas By Thirty-five years, or what most anyone would refer to as a long, long time ago, Roland V, Boynton of Potter Valley began his employment w^th the Pacific Gas & Electric Company through its predecessor company, Snow Moun tain Light & Power Company, and this service has been, acknowledged by the award of a service pin in honor of his long and faithful service; / In Evanston, Wyoming, in 1,890, a son was born to'Dr. Charles and Capitola Boynton and that was where we make our first acquaintance with Roland V. Boynton. In 1897 we find him with his parents in Merced county, California, and in Potter Valley in 1905. He graduated from grammar school in Mendocino county and completed a correspondence electrical course which training has stood him well. In 1908 he became the village smithy with "large and sinewy hands,'' a trade he followed for foiir years. Novemebr 7, 1912, a job as oiler in the Potter Valley powerhouse presented itself and he left the blacksmith shop. In February, 1918, ''Kaiser BUI" kicked over the traces and Roland enlisted in the 37th U.S. Engineers and served gallantly in France, Luxembourg knd Germany and arrived back in Potter Valley in May, ^919, with his honorable discharge. After having won the war and returned a hero to a certain fair maiden in Potter Valley, it was only natural that someone would sooner or later pop the question,, which was done, and on October 19, 1919, Minnie V.'Maze and Roland V. Boynton became bride and groom. This has been,a happy marriage and has brought forth two fine sons, Sterling Boyntor. who is now an operator for the company at Drum powerhouse; Searles Boynton is attending the College of Physicians and Surgeons in San Francisco, as a dental student. To know Potter Valley for 35 years compels one to love it and enjoy a home there. The Boyntons own a 4(j-acre farm, 25 acres of which are planted to Bartlett pears, the balance devoted to general farming. Yes, 35 years is a long time, but if they had these years to live over again we dare say you would find Mr. and Mrs. Roland Boynton substantial citizens of Potter Valley, just as they are today. GIVEN CONTRACTOR LICENSE Joe L. Foutz, 10 Mill Court, Ukiah,.Iws qualified for a.license as general contractor, the state* contractors license board todaiy announced. CALIFORNIA GIRLS' STATE Arlene Elizabeth Gillette, an honor student at Ukiah high school and a talented musician, has been chosen to attend California Girls' State at Sacramento in June. Girls' state is sponsored by «American Legion Auxiliaries annually and in Ukiah Is handled by Lewis . SjoBerg, and Gucket to Leo Cook, Jr, et ux, land in Mill Terrace subdn, :F: BricarellL et ux to Ubaldo Morlni et al, land in lot 94 of Yokayo tanclio. North Coast Dev Co to tJnion I^iinbr Co, land in tim R15W, T18N HI4W, T15N R15W, T15N R14W. Caspar Lmbr Co to St Calif, land in T173S !^^14W., - Charles, Morey .et ux to John Druecker et ux, land in block A, of Hai-dell subdn.. Wafren En?ler et ux to B W Van Voorhls, land in Rdwd Val. . Fre4 Tomlngas t6 Lillian Edwards et' vir, land in Dos Rids. ,Wesley Rickard to Rankin Rickard et pi,' land In Yokayo rancho. DEEDS OF TRUST Jesse Smith et ux to Mendo Co •Title Co, trustee and Roy Hurt et tix, land in Luce subdn, Yokayo rancho. Herman Sagehom et ux to Fed Land Bk of Berkeley, trustee and Fed Land Bk of Berkeley, land in T5S R6E and T.?,4N R14W. Theod'or Feibusch et ux to Corp Am, tirustee and Bk Am, land in Yokayo rancho. lieo Cook et ux to Mendo Co Title Co, trustee and S«gs Bk Mendo Co, land in Mill Terrace subdn. MORTGAGES Big River Lmbr Co to Pac Nat Bk S F, equipiment used in sawmill, tractor, etd Herbert Tattersiield et ux to Poultry Prod Fed Cr Union, poultry located on lot 9, Little Lake Land Go's TYact No 1, near Willits, also all tools, implements and machinery. RELEASES OF MTGE Guido Slmonini et ux to A J Hollirigshead et ux. Bk Am to W P. Rickard. RECONVEYANCES Mendo Co Title Co to Frank Rogina et ux, deed of. trust. Mendo Co Title Co to Joe Wilson et ux, deed of trust. AGREEMENT Elmer Marion, et al to Harold Marshall, land in T18N R17W. LIMITEL PARTNERSHIP ' Deep Vailey Towtels, Ltd, dba trailer court and trailer sales business at Xnciah, term of 5 years. NON^EESPONSIBILITY Wm.. Lambert et al, owners, to Walter PoUey, lessee, land near Rancheria bridge. Wm Lambert, owner to Kenneth Freeman, lessee, land in T15N R14W. MARCH 2, 1948 DEEDS Jolin Wallach et ux to Albert Farrell, land in lot 10 of Wallach subdn. O O Barker et ux to P H Singrey et al, land in T23N RUW. , O O Barker et. ux to George Bambush et al, land in T5S R2E. Joe Wilson et ux to R M 'Whitcomb, land in TITN RllW. Carl Frederick Meyer to Floyd Meyer et ux, land in T17N RllW.. DEED OF TRUST R M Whitcomb et ux to Mendo Co Title Co,.trustee and Herbert Pickle et ux, land in T17N RllW. MORTGAGES Arthui; Harwood et al to Bk Willits, tractor and equipment. , Harlow Thompson to Bk Willits, saw sharpener and equipment. LEASE George Clay et ux to James Price, land in T21N R15W. ABANDONMENT ; Calif Highway Com, vacate and abandon portion of easement and right of way for NWP grade crossing in T17N R13W. CANCEL MORTGAGES E P Sailor to C T Berkley et aL Bk Am to A D Ruth et ux. Frank Jensen to Walter David. White Unit No. 76. ^^,„^,^ „vw^>.„.- v.. One girl only is selected from j Stoddard "et ux, land "in MARCH 3, 1948 PATENT USA to H B Hickey, land in T16N R14W. DEEDS Leander Siltanen et ux to Franz Gamberg et ux, land in Sherwood Villa tract. Antonio Gelonese to Jesuina Amarante, land in Fort Bragg. O O Barker et ux to Arthur Maiss et ux, land in T5S R3E. J H Bell et ux to Lawrence Mora et ux, land in T13N RllW. Floyd Cooney et ux to Mendo Co Title Co, land in T18N R18W, T18N Rnw. Edward Simonds to Mendo,Co Title Co, land in TI8N R18W, T18N R17W. A H Ascherman to Anita Ascherman, land in T19N R12W. Catherme Welch to S F Harris et ux, land in T24N RI7W. Irving Rogers et ux to Oro Whitley; land in T24N RI6W. Edward Stoddard et ux to Ed- each high school throughout California and in some instanjos one girl is sponsored by two high schools in neighboring communities. P.T.A, ELECTS OFFK^EHS The Redwood Valley P,T.A, will elect officers at their meeting Friday, March 19 at 8 p .m. Daugherty's Add to Willits. C B Rusco et ux to Steve Sugar et ux, land in' lot 116 of Yokayo rancho. Frank Collins to Lawrence Collins et al, land in T23N R17W. DEEDS OF TRUST Samuel Petty et ux to Mendo Co Title Co, trustee for Bk WilUts, land in lot 2 of James tract. John Sutton et ux to Mendo Co Title CO, trustee for Bk WlUlts, land in T23N R17W. Oro Whitley to Mendo Co Title Co, trustee for Irving Rogers, landln.T24NR17W. MORTGAGES , Warren Brown to Ben Hall, crop of hops located south of Ukiah, about 30 acres. Frank Hiatt et ux to First Nat ,Bk Cloverdale, Caterpillar tractor with accessories. .Henry Nash et ux to Nat Bk Wash, tractor, trucks and land in T15N R15W. Ernest Beeson to Morris Plan Co ,of Calif, Caterpillar tractor with accessories. Martha Griffith to Hale McCowen, land in lot 165 of Yokayo rancho. ' Steve Bugar et ux to E L Rich, land in lot 105 of Yokayo rancho. RECONVEYANCES . Mendo Co Title Co to Samuel Petty £t ax, deed of trust. Mendo Co. Title Co to Saniuel Petty et ux,'deed of trust. RELEASES OF MORTGAGES Bk Am to Roy Tomlinson et al. Bk Am to Ellis Newman et al. POWER OF ATTY Ed Walker et al to Farmers Home Admin, livestock and share of all crops grown and produced on land in T15N R13W. WRIT OF ATTACHMENT The tJkiah Farmers Club vs Joseph Hurd, lot in Ukiah; REASSIGNMENT ; i Anglo Calif Nat Bit of S F to T J M Manning et ux, deed of trust. • . NOTICE OF COMPLETION Harley Hayes et al, lot 5 of blk C, Cochrane subdn., erection of frame dwelling. NOTARY'S BOND .Henry Bahnsen, notary public for Mendo Co. • AFFIDAVIT Thomas Larson et u., Apostolic Lutheran church, Fort Bragg, ^ MARCH 4, 1948 DEED William Ross et al to Grace Ross et al, land in T19N R17W. DECLARATION OP HOMESTD Viola Milliron, land in Ukiah North Add. . MORTGAGE Frederick Bent to George Cook, land in lot 3, blk 10, Waggonsell- er Add to Ukiah, NOTICE OP INTENDED SALE George Sholih et al to William Wulk et al, business known as Navarro By the Sea, located at the mouth t/t .NaVarro river; sale to take place at law offices of Preston & Falk/ Ukiah. MAHCH 5, 1948 William Clow to William Clow, Jr, land in T14N R14W. Same to same, land in T15N R14W. Ada Pallini to Olga Chironi et al, land in lot 117, Yokayo rancho. H M Cochrane et ux to Harley Hayes et al, land in Cochrane subdn, lots 14 and 15 and a' portion of lots 13-16, Luce subdn. Same to same, same. Same to same, same. Anna Tregoning to Michael Fulton et ux, land in T18N R18W; Herman Took et ux to Herman Keller et ux, land in TllN A16W. Stephen Posateri et ux to Stephen Posateri et ux, land in 'Ukiah. Charles Griffith et ux to Oral Bussey et ux, alnd in T19N R14W. Charles Griffith et ux to Oral Bussey et ux, land in T19N R14W. W M Moores et al to Calif Coast Lmbr Co, land>in Willits. FIRST Aim FINAL ACCOUNT Est of P Connolly, deed, land in Ukiah, distributed to R E Connolly and Marguerite CJonnolly et al, all of the remainder distributed in equal shares. FINAL DISTRIBUTION Est Jesse Fairbanks, deed, personal property and' land in T21N R14W'to-Lenore Fairbanks, also all property not known, or discovered. ESTABLISH DISATH Petition of Glen Carlson et ux to establish fact of death of Lucy Carlson, deed. Lucy Carlson died on or about Dec 16, 1947. DEEDS OF TRUST Herman Sagehom et ux to Mendo Co Title Co, trustee for Elsia Frost, land in T24N R14W. Harley Hayes et al to Corp Am, trustee for Bk Am, land in Cochrane subdn. Same to same, lot 4, blk E. Same to same, lot 2, blk E. John Ponts et ux to F O AI- bertson et al, trustee for Coast Nat Bk in Fort Bragg, land in Fort Bragg. Sebastiao Covaco et ux to Mendo Co Title Co, trustee for Bk Willits, land in WiUits. Oral Bussey et ux to Mendo Co Title Co, trustee and Charles Griffith et ux, land in T19N R14W. MORTGAGES J A Langland et us to Rdwd Emp Prod Cr Assn, livestock and crop of 1948-49-50-51, located near Covelo. MORTGAGES James Fisher et ux to Rdwd Emp Prod Cr Assn, crops grown 1948-49-50-51 on land located near Covelo. RECONVEYANCES Mendo Co Title Co to Charles Griffith et ux, deed of trust. SATISFACTION OF MTGES Elsie Frost to Herman Sagehom et ux. Bk Am to Herst'hel Ford et ux. AGREElVtENTS Loria Johnson et ux to Carol Wooten, land in T18N R17W. Rdwd Emp Prod Cr Assn to Fed Land Bit of Berkeley, land in Redwood Val. GEN PETE CORP to Bk Am, larid in T18N R13W. Farmers To Lea Of Spray Methods Farmers ifrom ; the. •. liopland' Farm Center ;Wil meet.with their familias lor Bspotluck: supper on Tliursday night; /Guests at the meetilng will be representatives of the farm, advisor's- office who will speak on spraying, v. ,; Also featured on the program will be Frank Harader of the Mendocino County.; Tuberculosis Association, who will discuss the proposed Mendocino codnty public health program. > . • v CLAUDE KILLEH ;^HOMO'rED Clade Killen,'who entered the employ of Montgomery, Ward's Ukiah store about 18 months ago, has been made assistant manager. He is a local boy who graduated from Ukiah high school about 12 years ago and returned here to live ^fter several years away, and has made an exceptional record with Ward's.. ' - Gulda Venassini of.Fort Brdgfcsj filed hla petition Monday for place on the ballot as a candidate for supei-yispf from the Fourth district, an'd on Tuesday George •W. Decker of Gomptche entereAj the Fourth district race by filingj his petition. Former County Clerk ^larry M. Burke has been confined to the Ukiah General Hospital since Tuesday of this week, and is seri- ouslylll. XEGAL NOTICE Stu<e of Uallfarnla Uepartinent of Public Wi^rkii DlTlfllon. of-Hlvhivara NOTICE TO CONTBACTORS iierlio ..n.« . . 2.1 2.1* 1.6 WIN AMATEUR HOUR PRIZE First prize on the Potter Valley amateur hour was won by the Eel River Trio Tuesday, March 2. The selection that won the most applause was, I'm Looking Over a Four-Leaf Clover, played by Mrs. James Potts, Fred Crow and "Kirk." Sealed proposals will bo received at tlie ontce of the Stato HiRhwnv Engineer, Room B'JS,.Public Works Building:, Sacramento, California, until 2 o'plock p.m. on April 7, 1948, at -wtiloh time they will be publicly opened and read' In the.Assembly Room of uald building, for constructing State Highway' In' accordance with the Specifications there­ for, to which ' special reference is made; 'as follows: . /, Mendocino County, between l.B miles south of Forsythe Creek and 3,5 miles north of ,Por'sythe Creek (1-Men-l-C.D) about five and two- tenths (6.2) miles in length to be graded and surfaced with plant- mixed surfacing on cement treated base, and a steel beam bridge to be constructed. Bids are required. for the entire work described herein. In accordance ^Ith the provisions bt Section 1776 of the Labor Code, the Department of Public Works has ascertained the general prevailing rate of wages applKjable to the work to bo done to be as follows: Rate ClBialflcallon , i Apprentice oiler, power shovels or cranes Asphalt plant engineer'.... Asphalt-spreading maqhine opemlor • Blasters-Powderrtien . Boatmen .or- inlxer operator ."(concrete, or asphalt plant) ;.:.,..'..;... 1.8ft Carpenter i 2;" Cement finisher (journeyman) 2. Concrete .niixer operator (up to one yard) 1.7B Concrete mixer operator (over one yard and paving type). 2.0S Concrete vibrator operator .. 1.62B Derrick operator 2.25 Fireman In hot plant ........ 1.75 Flagman ..;........; 1.30 .lackhammer operator 1.525 Laborer 1.30 Meuhanlgal finisher operator (concrete or asphalt) (highway or street work> 2.10 on distributor bootman , 1.425 Operator of power shovel ' and/or other excavating, equipment with shovel type controls (up to and including one yard) 2.25 Operator of power shovel arid/or other excavating, equipment with shovel type controls (over one yard) Palpter (brush) ......... Fainter (spray) >....,.;.,. Painter (structural steel) . PUe driver holstman or ,. operator Pile driver man ...;......... .2.125 Power grader operator (power planer, motor patrol or any ' type power blade) ......... 2.2B Reinforcing steel worker .... 2.00 Roller operator 1 2.10 Structural steel worker"2.2B Tractor driver ., -... 2.10 Truck-drivei- (IS cubic yards water .level capacity or more) • 1.8625 Truck driver (14 cubic yards and less than 18 cubic yards water level Capacity) ....1.7375 Truck driver (8 cubic yards apd loss than 14 cubic yards «: water level capacity) —.. .1.675 '^i Truck driver (4 cubic yards and less than 8 cubic yards water level capacity) .... .1.4875 Truck driver (less than'4 cubic yards water level capacity) l .wf Any classification omitted hereln-not less than 1.30 Overtime—one and one-half (Hi) times the above rates.^" Sundays and holidays—one and one- half (H4) times the above raes. Plans may be seen, and forms /\ of proposals, bonds, contract, ana speclflcatlons may be obtained at the ©nice oi! the State Highway Engineer, Public, "Works Building, Sacramento, Callforola, and they may bo seen at the offices of the District Engineers at ttoa Angeles and San Francisco, at the office ol the District Engineer of the District in which the work is situated, and at the ottloe of the Associated General Contractors in San F'anclsco. N"o bid will be consider d unless it is made on a blank form furnished by the State Highway Engineer and Is made in accordance with the provlslons'of the Proposal Requirements and Oonditlohs set forthunder Section 2 of the Standard Speclflca­ tlons, Each bidder must be licensed and also prequalifled as required by law, (See said Proposal Requirements and Conditions.) The Department of Public "Works reserves the right to reject any or all bids. - ' DEPARTMENT CIF" PUBLIC "WORKS, DIVISION OP. HIGHWAYS. O. T. McCOY, State Highway Engineer. 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