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FRIDAY, JUNE 11, 1948 DISPATCH DEMOCRAT, URIAH, «ALIF^0RNIA PAGE THREE 10, 20, 30, 40, 50 YEARS AGO Celebrates Ninth Birthday Saturday V TEN YEAHS AGO Juiie 19, 1938 ^ Robbery oI ''th& Middle Creek C.C.C. camp strong box of approximately $500 in cash and checits •was . thwarted Wednesday when (Sonoma county authorities arrested Arthur "Red" Lewis, a c6rtp enrollee,, who had the box in his possession. State Senator George Biggar ad- .(kessed the graduating class of the. Hopland high, school on the evening of June 15 when Shirley •Roberts, Marjorie McNeil, George Beal and Clifford Berg received their diplomas, the smallest number to graduate in the history of the school. Stanley Rea, son of Dr. S. L. Rea of Ukiah, will receive his M. D. degree from Stanford University at the graduating exercises of June 19. An ordinance to regulate the organization of labor groups in Mendocino county was passfed .June 13 by the board of supervisors. The ordinance has thu backing of Ukiah Valley Citizens' Association and allied groups and make's it mandatory for all labor organizers to apply to the board of supervisors for permission to organize. A period of 30 days must intervene for publication and investigation before final action Is taken. The purpose of the ordinance is not to suppress labor organizations, but to regulate the type of organizations within the county. Superior Judge W. D. L. Held announced himself a candidate for re-election. Postmaster Prank Hagne of Covelo has gone to Salinas to be present at th? golden wedding anniversary of Mrs. Hagne's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Van Sous- ten, on June 12. • Howard Lee of Calpella has returned home from the Healdsburg hospital where he was confined by; pneumonia. , Howard Loomis, a redwood split, timber work trucker, demanded a jury trial on the charge of reckless driving filed against him last week by Captain Austin Rawles of the highway patrol. • 'dn the ground of an improper introduction of an insurance company into the case. Judge Held dismissed the jury in the case of Drbtt vs. Humphrey, involving a claim for damages following an automobile accident on the Red- wOod highway near Largo station on June 27, 1937. • TWENTY YEAHS AGO Jun« 16, 1929 Thirty runners entered the Indian marathon to be run from Sausalito to Grants Pass, which started Thursday and the first runner into Ukiah was Flying .Cloud, who arrived about 5:30 Friday afternoon, June 15. Runners from this county are Melika of Willits, Chief Ukiah of Ukiah, Chief Golden Shell of Ukiah, and Red Robin of Hopland. The contract for the bridge over Russian river at Centeryille in Potter valley was awarded to Christofferson & Lamont at $7921. Supervisor E. L. Williams of the First district has announced he will be a candidate for re-election. H^ has held the office for the past 10 years. Indians of Mendocino county have banded together under the leadership of Chief Ralph Moore of Covelo arid are busy preparing JT for the big celebration at Ukiah on July i, 2, 3, 4. Their games and dances will be held in a primitive grass and brush house which they are now building at the rodeo grounds and will be given each night of the rodeo. President E._M. Maggard of the Northwestern Pacific made a visit to Round valley last week. Accompanied by Mrs. Maggard, they were guests of G. H. Els and G. M. Biggar. ' Fire which started in a house owned by Mrs. J. J. Dashiell of Potter Valley destroyed three buildings and endangered many more Thursday evening and it was only by heroic efl"orts that the postoffice and the home of Mr. and Mrs. J. R. Adams was saved. .The Ukiah city council this week abrogated an old city ordinance which put a license fee of $1000 on all boxing contests. This was done to permit the Ukiah Athletic Club to hold boxing contests. Mrs; Amy Requa Long, who recently obtained an option on the Willits Mercantile building, has closed the deal, according to word from the north. Mrs. Long recently took an option on the Poster stock in the two Willits banks, but did not carry out, the deal and the stock was purchased by C. M. Mannon of Ukiah. T. J. Vestal, a resident of Anderson valley for many.years, died Sunday morning after a long ill- was. THIRTY YEARS AGO June 14, 1918 A mysterious epidemic among herds of hogs in the Round valley section has been solved by inyesti-. gations of Firm Advisor Myszka who found the swine have been eating the cocoons of the tent caterpillar, virhich are unusually plentiful this year on the northern ranges. The silk fiber ot which the cocoons are composed nas caused digestive trouble which has caused a nuniber of deaths Russell' Lord Eaton and Maria Antonia Luckhardt,' both of San Francisco,'wei'e married in Ukiah, on June 6 by Superior -ludge White. The bride is a descendant of the old and famous Arguello family of San Die|o, one of the oldest Spanish families of California. Mr. Eaton is the son of Fred. W, .Eaton, who for many years was secretary and treasurer of the Pacific Telephone & Telegraph Company, and himself an eniploye of that company. Both families have long been prominent in social and financial circles of San Francisco. Ben Nopnah has purchased from Charles Crawford the former Pun- can brothers ranch near Hopland. Ed Sanford, better known as "Chief," has been lee. ed vice.presi- dent of the California aerie of Eagles. Point Arena had a series of marriages during the past week, the contracting parties being Alfred Bishop arid Anita Brigden, John Stornetta and Louise Ciapuscia, Antone Stornetta, Jr., and Mrs. Brandon. -r Attorney Charles Kasch of Ukiah delivered the address at the graduation of, the Point Arena high school. Will Oppenlahder's horse fell with him while rounding up cattle and Oppenlander's foot was caught in the lariat attached i6 the saddle and broken. The state highway commission has definitely located the Lake county lateral, which will come through the gap of the present Hopland road instead of the railroad gap, as was announced several weeks ago "To Whom'It May Concern; In all political campaigns we may expect some mud slinging. But the next newspaper that permits a Prohi to couple • my name or motives with those of the German Kaiser will stand a suit for criminal libel. Anna M. Reed." Adv; Monday, on the Marcus Gibson ranch north of Ukiah when a grass fire got away frbm the section crew. The hay belonged to M. L Gibson and C. P. Smith. LOc Reed, section foreman on the Fort Bragg and Southern Railroad, shot and killed Jack Keener, the engineer, at Albion Tuesday evening in the South Side Hotel, owned by Kerr Brothers. The exact cause of the killing is unknown. Both were good citizens, but had become mixed up m a quarrel and had been drinking at the time. Leaving the saloon they went into the hallway, between the parlor and the-saloon and it was there that the shot was fired that , killed Keener. Reed was placed Under arrest by Constable J. J. Owinelle and is still in his custody. Deputy District Attorney Jenkins went to the coast Thurs day when the inquest was held and the preliminary hearing set for Saturday at Mendocino. Grover Neep of Santa Rosa, master of the art of self-defense is spending a few weeks in Ukiah training Grover Binkley for his 10-round go with Layton Cook on July 4. Ooc Caldwe).' wa,s over from Boonville yesterday wearing an overcoat in June. He reports cold weather over there and says it is the frost • that follows the Republican candidate for supervisor. FORTY YEARS AGO June 19, 1908 William Howard Taft was nom' iriated as candidate for the presidency on the first ballot at the'Re­ publican National Convention in Chicago June 18. The nomination was unanimous Bob Kellen and daughter left this week for Alaska yhere they will remain for the next year. Miss Kellen is one of our best school teachers. Judge J. Q. White has announced himself as a candidate for nomination and election as judge of the Superior court. Assessor A. M. Thomas expects to increase the county tax roll by at least a half million dollars this year, having raised the timber assessment $2 per acre, which alone adds $300,000 to the roll. U, H. Nicholson, principal of the Point Arena high school, came riding into Ukiah this week, bareback and leading a cow. This is the famous cow presented to Superintendent Babcock by A. Stornetta, the Point Arena dairyman. .Nicholson is all right in the school room or out of it and can run .anything from a darning needles to a threshing machine. Ten tons of good hay were lost Instruments Recorded VICKI LEE MEERS, center, cuti her cake at the party which eele- braied her ninth birthday on June S. Hez guests are listed in the accompanying siory. Andy Anderson is seen at the extreme left lifting one moppet to pose for the Journal camezaman. ^ News From Covelo FIFTY YEAHS AGO June 17, 1899 Thad Bowles, while under the influence of liquor Saturday night, shot and killed Claude De Spain his brother-in-law, and fatally wounded James Skiffington. The shooting took place a little beyond Comptche, at Petersen's dance hall. It appears that Bowles was at the dance and using vile and profane language in the hall in the hearing of ladies and DeSpain and Skiffington tried to get him desist and finally got him to leave the hall. When Bowles got outside he drew his revolver and ordered Skiilington to throw up his hands. At that moment DeSpain attempted to prevent trouble and Bowles turned suddenly and shot De Spain dead and then shot Skiffington througli the lung, wounding him fatally. Bowles then returned to Comptche where he was employed as a blacksmith and remained until Constables Connolly and Dwindle arrived and he was taken to Mendocino to await his prelimiri- ary hearing. De Spain was ia highly respected, industrious young man and peaceful. He had been away to school studying law, but was on vacation earning money with which to complete his education. Skiffington was also a peaceful man. Bowles lived 'at Point Arena a number of years before going to the Comptche vicinity. L. D, Hargis, a former Ukiah boy but now an attorney in San Francisco, was in Ukiah this week on a visit to relatives. ' James Burger, a former Ukiah boy, was killed last Friday in Mariposa county. The report is that Burger was hauling wood from Mariposa to the mines and fell oil the wagon and was killed. The body was shipped to Ukiah for burial. Fen Hildreth, formerly of Ukiah, has enlisted in the cowboy regiment of Arizona, the Teddy Terrors, and is now on his way to Cuba. Johnson & Riffe of Round valley have purchased a combined header and harvester to be used in gathering the grain harvest in tjie valley this fall. 1 widow, Mrs. May Peters her \i7 Albert Kulm of Caspar lost an iter. Mrs. WillTn,^ ™':,,,f eye last week when the breech COVELO, June 8—Mr. and Mrs. Milton Van Pelt of Castro Valley were houseguests of Mr. and Mrs. 1,. C. Hurt last week. While here, Mr. Van Pelt painted the inter\or of Vann's service station- Harold Dunlap underwent surgery at the Lakeside hospital last week. Thfe last meeting of the year for the Covelo Woman's Improvement Club will be held on June 16. Our guests at that time will be Mrs. Myrtle Eglin and Mrs. Olive Buschof Ukiah, who will install o.fIicers. Luncheon Will be served at 12:30 and the ceremonies will follow. Two Richmond school teachers,' Mrs. Ruth Hauiik and Mrs. Irene Judge, well known here, and four teacher friends, one from England, spent the holidays at Mrs. Dave Crumrine's on the old Hamilton place dowif the valley. They brought the good news that Bud, brother of the first two teachers, is convalescing nicely after his recent illness. Mrs. Judge was collecting wild flowers to take back to her school. Memorial Day Visitors With Memorial Day we have almost had Old Home Week. Many families welcomed relatives and though they were somewhat changed by the years, and the children had grown so that we were constantly reminded of how their mothers or fathers looked at that age, it seemed but yesterday that they went outside to the big world. Round valley, a refuge of peace, welcomed them all. In the afternoon of Memorial Day, many gathered at the "Silent City On the Hill," with memories and flowers, to listen to the beautiful service conducted by the American Legion. On the hill by the water tower stood the bugler jind when the blood-red poppies had been placed on each soldier's grave, sounded taps, and the service was over. To the reservation on Memorial Day, came a party from the far away Indian hamlet of Sinunasho on Warm Springs Reservation, Oregon, where not long ago Milton Peters, one of the Round valley boys, met his death. He was brought home to sleep the long sleep, where he was born. His pin of his rifle blew out and hit him. Denies Decree To **Unmarried" Pair In a judgment rendered this week Superior Judge Lilbum Gibson denied a decree of divorce in the action brought last October by Charlotte Roberts against Rex Roberts, and in the cross-complaint filed by the husband. Judge Gibson denied the decree on the ground that at the time of trial the parties were no longer husband and wife because of a Nevada divorce obtained by Mrs. Roberts on January 1, 1948. After filing her compaint here Mrs. Roberts went to Nevada and became a resident of that state and sued for and obtained a divorce. The Roberts' three children were placed-in the joint custody of the parents, each to have physical custody of them during certain months of the year, and during the time they are with their mother the father is required to pay $75 per month for their maintenance. The Roberts were married at Reno on November 21, 1942, and separated October 1, 1947. Their home was in Willits. The com- Y School Officials Leave On Pack Trip Vacation A pack trip into the back country of the Trinity Alps marks the close of the school year for county school officials who closed up shop and went fishing early this week. John W. Taylor, county school superintendent and Robert L. Harmon, assistant superintendent, left Monday and went to Sacramento. They went on north via Redding to join their party in Weaverville. At dawn Tuesday, George Dietterle and Burnam Heryford. supervisors, left Ukiah to pick up Paul Anderson of Dos Rios. Iij Areata another member of the party was expected to join them. FAMILY RETURNS TO UKIAH Mr. and Mrs. C. E, Hendrix, who left Ukiah some months ago to make their home in the northwest, have returned and purchased buildmg sites on land west of Jeff's Rancho and are building two homes, for themselves and their son Hallis and wife. plaint was filed, by Mrs. Roberts on October 14, 1947, charging extreme cruelty. ter, Mrs. William McCorkle, and Felix Wallulaton, navy veteran of their tribe, accompanied by Caroline Hoxie, half-sister of the Peters brothers, came to bring flowers and to see again the final resting place of one who was held in high esteem. Women's Club Reports At the regular meeting of the Covelo Women's Club on June 2, there were echoes of Memorial Day in the report of •he cemetery committee of which Mrs. Beatrice Lovell is chairman'. This committee collected $43,25, which was spent putting the cemeteries in order, including the one on the east side of the valley—pump repairs and a file, lumber for headboards, electricity, etc. There is also a balance in the bank which will be used to change the water faucets to automatic, which will mean a saving of water. The committee thanks the community for its liberal donations, the crew of men who worked to bring about the ends, the organizations which contributed generously and (he many individuals who helped to produce the park-like appearance of our cemeteries. It was voted to send a note of thanks to the American Legion for its cooperation. An honored guest was Mrs. Ella Osborne of San Anselmo, first president of this club. Mrs. Harold B. Wagner and little son Daniel of San Francisco arrived Sunday on a visit to her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank M. Huydon; her sister, Mrs. Cleo O'Ferrall, and her brother, Frank R. Haydon. Floyd McEwen and George Ackerly were in Covelo this week from ^the Lake mountain and Mina districts. Martin Brown is painting the former Dr. Osborn house, recently purchased by Charles H. Lovell and converted to an apartment house. 'Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Vann and Mr. and Mrs, Vinson English left this week for San Francisco, Mrs, Vann to see an eye specialist and Mr, English for a checkup by his physician, Mrs, Mary Cummins and son-in- lav and daughter, Mr. and .Mrs. Allen Davis of Riverside, who visited relatives and friends in Co- yelp a week ago have returned to tee^ir homes. Mrs. Cummins is a sister of Mrs. Fannie English and Alfred Brown, Sr., of Covelo, who held get-together parties for the visitors. Mr. and Mrs. Russell Short and sons of Willits visited over the last weekend with Mr. Short's parents at Bald mountain. Mrs. Ella Osborne of San Anselmo is in Covelo, the guest of Mr. and Mrs, Byron .Hurt. She is meeting many friends in this, her foi*mer home. Frank Haydon and son Frank drove to Willits and back Sunday, bringing Mrs. Mary Wagner and son Dannie who will visit a few days with relatives here. Mrs. Russell Crockett, Mrs. Harold Dunlap, and Mrs, Eldon Long drove to L.akeport this week, taking Mrs. Long's husband to the Lakeside hospital. Mr. Long, who was injured in a fall from a barn, was found to have a possibly broken back. Richard and Bennie Gravier, sons of Mr. and Mrs. Mervin Gravier, are spending a part of their vacation in Oakland. Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Long are visiting relatives in San Francisco and other parts of the bay area. Mr. and Mrs. Ted Goforth have laid the foundation for their new house at the corner of East lane and Dingman street. . Covelo is under a siege of measles. Among the victims are Roger O'Fexrall, Donald Winters and June Bauer. Udell Gravier, son of Mr.' and Mrs. George Gravier, recent graduate from high school, has accepted a position with the forest service. N BAOJCCIDENT Rumble Seat Rider Suffers Broken Leg And Arm Pierce Robertson of San Francisco received a broken arm and leg in an automobile accident south of Hopland early Thursday morning when the car in which he was a passenger overturned on the Redwood highway. In company with Mr. and Mrs. George C. Dahle of San Francisco, Robertspn was riding in the rumble seat of the Dahle car. Three and a half miles south of Hopland, DaMe pulled to the side of the road to stop his car. The brakes locked and sent the car into a skid, causing it to overturn. Robertson was pinned underneath for some time. Mrs. Dahle suffered a broken collarbone, and with Robertson was brought to Ukiah and the General hospital by the city ambulance, where both were attended by Dr. Arthur Miller. The Langendorf truck came upon the wreck soon after it occurred and the driver, whose name was not learned, assisted in lifting the car off of Robertson. Robertson is an uncle of George Dahle and the party was enroute to Portland. He is 68 years of age. The car, a Plymouth coupe, was taken into Cloverdale for repairs. Highway Patrolman Arlf Stultz investigated the accident. Overturns Hear Calpella James Mitchell, cook employed by Al's Drive-In Cafe at the Talmage intersection, received nu merous scratches over his body when his car turned over about 3:30 Thursday morning a short distance south of Calpella. Mitchell said that he was taking a short ride after quitting work and was forced to "sidestep' another car and went .into the ditch and overturned. He was alone, he said. MAY 25, 1948 DEfiDS Mrs Ruth Thomas to Woodrow Johnson et ux, land in lot 5, Burbank Add to Fort Bragg. Elsie Crowell to Roy Reed et ux, land In T18N R17W. L L Prine et ux to R H Reeves et ux, land in T18N R17W. O F Elphick et ux to C N Snyder et ux, land in Ukiah. Howard Graves et ux to Arthilr Lemos et al, land in T17N R17W. J R Thomas to George Bloxham, land in T23N R15W. George Bloxham et ux to Allen White et ux, land in T23N R15W. Minerva McRacken to Robert Granter et ux, land in T18N R13W. William Alvarez to John Poor, land in Sanel valley. John Lilley et ux to St Calif, land in T16N R17W. Vivien Smith to ^ Calif, land in T16N R17W.' Mabel Brown to Jesso Goforth, land in Covelo. T M Manlove et ux to Frank Reynolds et ux, land in T24N R17W. Union Lmbr Co to Susan Rowe, land in T18N R17W. I DfeEDS OF TRUST Allen White et ux to Calif f ac Title Ins Co, -trustee and George Bloxham et ux, land in T23N R15W. Davida Buss to Mendo Co Title Co, trustee and W F Whitney et ux, land in T18N R13W. RECONVEYANCE Fed Land Bk of Berkeley to George Bloxham et ux, deed of trust. SATISFACTION OF MTGE Bk Covelo to F H Duncan et ux, mortgage. ABSTRACT OF JUDGMENT Credit Assn Humboldt, Inc vs Michael Lipary, amount $599.64. CERTIFICATE OF AMOUNT St Calif to Sadie Funk et total amount $52.32. al, MAY 26, 1948 DEEDS Amleto Benedette to Flore Benedetti et ux, land in Fort Bragg. Charles Ciancio et al to F W Sandelin et ux, land in Ukiah. Mendo Co Title Co to" Anna Bradford, land in Ukiah. Same to Mintie Harris, land in Ukiah. Esther Gates to William Gates, land in lot 108,.Yokayo rancho. Minnie Potter et al to Stanley Hurst et ux, land in North A'dd'tQ' CalpeUa. • Abigail Lee et al to James Whalen et ux, land in lot ?, iJlk 74 or E of Foye tract. Robert Cox et ux to Vehdla Stewart et al, land in T23N R17W. Louise Fereira to William Mc- iSTelU et ux, land in T24N RIJW. Myer Gross et ux to \]1o&^pii Avila et al, land in Fort Bragg, Clara Fellz to Agnes Darby, land in Ukiah, Robert McCrea et al to Mendo Co Title Co, land in Uldah. ORDER OF AUTHORIZATION Est of Fred Stevens, deed, land in lot 56 of Yokayo rancho, Gladys Stevens, executrix. JUDGMENTS ' ' •"r M A Sloper vs Fannie Slopir et al, land in T18N -R13W., .., North Coast Dev Co vs AltPer- sons Unknown, land in T15N R14W and T14N R14W. DEEDS OF TRUST W H Casteel et ux to Mepdq Co Title Co, trustee and Harold'.Ca^ teel, land in lot 12, Maize .subdn, Willits, William McNeill et ux to Mendo Co Title Co, trustee and Rose Heryford, land in T24N R17W. Glenn Higginson et ux to Mendb Co TiUe Co, trustee and Svgs Bk Mendo Co, land in Ukiah, . Ti-uman Hayes et ux to Mendo Cd Title Co, trustee and Svgs Bk Mendo Co, land in Ukiah. RECONVEYANCES Mendo Co Title Co to Silas Reynolds et ux, deed of trust. Same to Glenn Higginson et ux, deed of trust. Same to Herman Runkel et ux, deed of trust. RELEASE OF MTGE , Morris Plan Co of Calif to JE iE tiowell, CERTIFICATE OF AMOUNT St Calif vs W L Allenthorp, total amount $499,68, St Calif vs S D Derelian et al, dba Derelian's Oriental Rug Cleaning Works, total amount $50171.' NOTICE OF TAX LIEN US, vs Ferguson Gardner and Wiley Brooks, dba Gardner ic Brooks Mill, fed ins contributions, total amount $456,64, Musical Evening Is Inspired By New Baby Grand Piano At Marvin Romers House of Garner To Close On Tuesdays House oi Garner, on the South Highway, will hereafter be open on Mondays and closed Tuesdays. It has been theii custom to close Mondays in the past. The new closing date will become effective at once. The restaurant will not be open for business on Tuesday, June 14, nor any Tuesday hereafter. STREET CARNIVAL JULY 3 FEATURE Breakfast Club Is Scouting For Talent For Fair Show STATE-SMITH COLLISION The Hudson ssdan registered to George Newhall of Covelo and driven by Delbert Smith of Daly City was struck by the car driven by Porthtne Meleta Center of Ukiah as'Smith pulled away from the curb near Smith and State Tuesday afternoon. Both cars were headed south and the Center car was following a bus and traveling in low gear, intending to stop at Smith street. Chief of Police Via- lengo and Officer Thomas investigated the accident. The Laity Mortuary at Lakeport has been sold to Roach & Ehlers of San Francisco. In conjunction with the 2-day Fourth of July celebration this year, the Ukiah Breakfast Club is sponsoring a street carnival, dance and amateur show for Saturday night, July 3, They want to contact every talented amateur in Ukiah, Anyone who sings, dances, plays a musical instrument or is otherwise qualified to entertain an audience, is urged to contact Roy Hunt, chairman, or Charles Lewis, Breakfast club president. The Breakfast club is not without experience in putting on a ihow of this kind. Its street jamboree last year in connection with the district fair was highly successful and this year they are confident it will be better. The Fourth of July show will be a forerunner of entertainment they are preparing for the fair August 20, 21, 22. « There is plenty of talent right here in Ukiah, Lewis says, to justify some substantial prizes and from among the July 3 entertainers they expect to select the talent for their fair entertainment on August 20, the opening night. An entry coupon appears in this issue of the Journal which any amateur may fill out and mail or take to Mr. Hurt or Mr. Lewis in order to take part in the show. A new Kimball haby grand piano was the Inspiration for a musical recital and evening party in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Romer, 533 South State street on Tuesday night, June 8. Piano students of Mrs. Romer took part in the program in which a variety of musical selections, including vocal solos, duets and unison singing were enjoyed by 36 present. All participating in the program wore rose corsages and the house was decorated with sweet peas, roses and American flags. With Barbara Lindbergh at the piano the program opened With America, sung in unison, Linda Thatcher appeared in Foxhunt and Frog Chorus; Marva Louise Romer sang a voc^l solo, I'm Looking Over A Four-Leaf Clover, accompanied by her mother at the handsome new piano. Merry Widow waltz •'.nd Carry Me Baclt to Old Virginia, were played by Sandra Humphrey. Other numbers were Romberg's Romance by Shirley Richwine; First Nocturne and Now Is The Hour (with part singing) by Phyllis Williams. Silver Wings, by Ethel Bates; Green Cathedral, vocal solo by Shirley Richwine accompanied by Adalea Romer; Golden Sunset, Alice Goudge; Souvenir, Mrs. Mark King; Serenade.and Missouri Waltz with variations, by Claudia Imwalle; MalcHlng Song from Tannhauser, Adalea Romer; XA Paloma and Wagner 's Evening Star by Angle Riva; Bells of St. Mary's, a vocal duet by Adalea Romer and her mother; piano duet, Romeo and Juliet, b^ Lora Lee Hunt and Mrs. Romer. The program closed with unison siging of Star Spangled Baiiner. Games were played in which the following won prizes: ClaudiaVlm- walie, Mrs. Glace Richwine, Phyllis Williams, Adalea Ronier, and Mrs. Lee Humphrey. Assisting the hostess who served Ice cream, cake and punch, were Mrs. King, Mrs. Prescott Johnson, Mrs. Richwine and Mrs. Minnie Bates. . Reads Attend Wedding, Funeral While Away Leaving last week to attend a wedding, Mr. and Mrs. T. A. Read of 233 West Mill street, and their daughter, Mrs. T. B. Myers of State and Cherry streets, were also called to attend a funeral. The Reads and Mrs. Myers, and her sons Robert and Charley, drove to San Bruno to attend the wedding of the Read's granddaughter, Barbara Anderson, to Robert Blake of San Mateo. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Anderson of San Bruno and the wedding occurred in the Methodist church on Saturday evening, May 29. Mrs. Myers and her sons re­ turned, leaving the Reads to visit their daughter's family longer, and on F^riday word was received of the death of Mr. Read's brother, Warien Read, editor of the met her parents and they returned Monday, June 7, after attendinjS the funeral. Mr. L.aney will remain in Sacramento for two months training before he is assigned to a highway patrol office. He is the eon in law of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Romer of South highway. Mrs. Laney will remain at their home, 1122 West Church street, while he is away. She is employed in the Redwood Empire Farm Credit office. BUY - BELL . TRADE THROtlraH THE CLASSIFIED COLUMNS Adurlliiauitl From where I sit ...^y Joe Marsh; Who is this Man? Now and then, in the pages of the Clarion, I run a biographical quiz, under the heading o.^ "Who Is This Man?" For instance... "He was one of the earliest lovers in American history... "And yet he was too shy to court a woman outright..., "He came to the New World on the Mayflower... "A cooper to repair the beer barrels accompanying the Pilgrims... "Who is this man?" I thought that everybody was btumped. But not Ma Hoskini, who returned the clipping to nie with "John Alden" on it. She recognlted all the clues—including that reference to "beer" and "cooper." For Ma—who's read her hfartory, knows that beer as the beTcratr* of moderation, is as old in this lani of ours as the never-ending American search for tolerance which brought the Pilgrims over to thia country in the first place. Ssmiiia, me, UisOni Smu Imta Ftmjaa*^

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