Journal Times Bulletin from Racine, Wisconsin on May 3, 1936 · Page 3
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

Journal Times Bulletin from Racine, Wisconsin · Page 3

Publication:
Location:
Racine, Wisconsin
Issue Date:
Sunday, May 3, 1936
Page:
Page 3
Start Free Trial
Cancel

THE RACINE JOURNAL-TIMES SUNDAY BULLETIN, MAY 3, 1938, THREE NEW PLAN OFFERS REDUCTION IN CAMP FEE TO BOY SCOUTS Troops Will Be Allowed to Be on Own at Chickagami. Opportunities for Scouts to camp at Camp Chickagami for as little as a dollar a week have been announced. Camp Chickagami is located on the east shore of Norton's lake, one mile east of Burlington in Racine county. The camp committee is encouraging troop leaders to arrange for their entire troop to camp together under the troop's own leadership. Four different plans are being offered at four different prices based on what the troop will provide for itself and on what the council is expected to provide. Individual Scouts may attend camp as in the past, if they do not belong to a troop which is to attend as a unit. Camp Opens June 28. When a troop comes to camp it will move into a camp site all its own. There it will camp under the direction of its own leaders. Camp Chickagami will open on Sunday, June 28, for six one-week periods. The permanent all-summer camp staff will be present. Their work will be to assist and supplement the troop leaders who come . out with their troops rather than handle the camp on a mass basis, as was the case in previous years. Scout Executive Arthur M. Gruhl will serve as camp director. His assistants will be Robert Haight and Robert Bowman, who will be waterfront director and commissary officer respectively. Scoutmaster Al Roberts will be leader of the provisional troop and Scoutmaster Ed Russell will be quartermaster while Chef Adrian Shields will be back on the job in the kitchen. One or two adidtions may be made to the staff. New Camp Layout. The camp will be laid out so as to comprise three units. Two sep. arate units, one made up of wall tents and the other of the tepees, will serve as separate troop camp sites. The third camp site will be for the so-called provisional troop which will be for the accommodation of Scouts whose troops are not going out as a troop and also for such boys who might stay for more than one period of camp. When a troop comes to camp its site will.be equipped with the following council equipment: one tent for each eight boys, a smaller tent for troop leaders, a cot for each boy, one straw tick for each boy, a lantern for each tent, a rake and broom for each ttnt, a mess tent and kitchen fly for each four patrols, chinaware, knives, forks, and spoons for each camper, two garbage cans for each four patrols, one wash boiler for scalding dishes, one dry ice box, one table for each patrol and one work bench for craft activities. A troop coming to camp must provide its own pots and pans for the preparation of food, its own first aid kit and mess kits for individual Scouts. Optional equipment which the troop may bring along is additional tentage desired, special game equipment, a trek cart, radio, stunt night paraphernalia, boats or canoes for their exclusive use and any other equipment desired for special program features. Supervised Swimming. All troops camping at Chicka- gami will be together for swimming. All activity in or on the water will be under the constant supervision of Bob Haight, an American Red Cross examiner. Plan number one is on the ba- sis of a dollar a. week. This dol- ler per boy is to partly defray- the overhead maintenance of the camp, such as the maintenance of equipment, insurance, firewood, dry ice, straw for the ticks, and kerosene for the lantern, all supplied by the council. The Scoutmaster of the troop or some other responsible adult selected by the troop committee will be in complete charge of a troop camp responsible for the program. The troop will provide all its own food and cooking utensils and the cooking will be done by the Scouts themselves or by a cook brought to the camp by the troop. At least eight Scouts of a troop must be in camp at one time with an adult leader in order to take advantage of the dollar per boy week basis in plan one. Plan two costs $3.10 a week for each boy. One dollar is for the maintenance and service fee and the $2.10 is for seven meals at thirty cents a meal prepared by Chef Shields, delivered to the troop and served in the troop's mess tent. Seven meals provided by the camp will be the Sunday evening meal, and a noon meal for each week day. The troop will be responsible for its own breakfasts and suppers. Here again at least eight Scouts from a troop with an adult leader must be present to operate on plan two. 110 Scouts Registered. Plan three calls for $6 a week for each boy. On this plan the council provides and prepares all of the food. At least eight Scouts from a troop and an adult leader must be at camp in order to come under plan three. Plan four is a provisional troop camp which will cost $6.50 per week for each boy. The provisional troop is for the accommodation of individual Scouts whose leaders find it impossible to come with them. One hundred and ten Scouts are already registered for Camp Chickagami. The camp committee sent a questionnaire to Scoutmasters of the council asking their opinion on the troop camping plan. Their replies favored it. • GO TO GOODRICH FOR New Tires E-Z TERMS BACK OF ZAHNS j What Our Readers Have to Say (Continued from Page I) the guilty person reads this and returns the money because we need it badly. (V .A. V. LaSalle St.) Puzzle: Do Police Obey Parking Rules? Dear Editor: Here's hopes you will liave room for me. I have noticed by listening to the Chicago and Milwaukee court that the judge and police officers certainly don't leave any loop holes which is a ffood thing, or too many would slip through. But when a police officer parks his car (No. 5762') on Ninth street where it says (NO PARKING ON THIS SIDE OF STREET) and thinks nothing of it, I guess that's the limit. It isn't a matter of length, it's a matter of parking. (A. H., Geneva Pt.) effectiveness of a Journal-Times want ad. I called the Journal-Times office about 10 oclock Friday morning to insert an ad of a car for sale, and by five oclock Friday afternoon I had sold the car; so only eight hours after I called the Journal- Times to have the ad inserted, the car was sold. If that isn't super service then I'm wrong. Thanks for our Bulletin. . (B. D. R., State St.) What Should Renters $ Do With Children? ;f Dear Editor: I have a pet peeve which I am dedicating to all home owners and realtors: Why are all the want ads in the paper for flats and homes for adults only? What are people with children supposed to do? I think some people with a family can keep a home in a nicer condition than some couples for they aren't so settled as a couple with children. I hope to see this in print. Thank you also for the Sunday Bulletin which we enjoy very much. 1 (J. J. F., Center St.) Jumps OH Buses to Escape Pinching Dear Editor: Just as most people, I also have my pet peeve. Have you had any close calls getting off the buses? I have, and it isn't a comfortable feeling. Time and again I have gotten off the bus just in time, and usually I jump off to be sure that I do get off safely. Several times I have seen people have their coats caught and'once I saw a man get halfway out when- the door closed on him. I do wish that the bus drivers would Journal-Times Ad Effective — and How! Dear Editor: I would like in this way to express my appreciation for the quick for LUZIERS ! \ Cosmetic § SERVICE Call Mrs. Win. Gaiser 2135 Clarence Ave. be more careful. Thanking: you for the Sunday Bulletin. (D. J. A,. Bate. St.) Loose Dogs Elsewhere, Resident Implores Dear Editor: There are times when p«opl» lose their tempers and this is ona of them. People who find stray doss around their homes and tak« them for a ride are pests especially when they dump them near the Taylor orphanage. We have had more trouble with them chasing and killing our geese and other fowl. - Of late people have let their dogB loose near us and these have bothered us considerably. It, ia quite annoying to have the fowls killed In this manner when our caretaker and boys have worked so hard to raise them. Please, folks, won't you take care of your dogs and pick a better way to dispose of bothersome atray dogs? Thanks to a fine paper. (SI. W., Taylor Ave.) Sharks Raise Salmon Price SANTA CRUZ, Calif. — (U.R) — Due to an unusual number of sharks in Monterey bay, which prevents salmon fishers from working, the price of salmon has risen to 30 cents a pound and the supply is still short of the demand. Plan Now! Graduation Gifts A nationally advertised watch will be r e m e m b ered long alter less practical Rifts are forgotten. • Elgin • Bulova • Westfield • Hamilton. Credit It Von Wish "Always — The New Things First' BRENNER'S JEWELRY STORE (Racine's Reliable Jeweler!) >10 Monument So. Jack. Norwegian Film to Be Shoum Here Under the auspices of the Norwegian societies of Hacine, the Norwegian all-dialogue, song and music film "Sangen om Hondane'^ (song of the mountains) will be shown at the Capitol theater Saturday afternoon, May 9, at 2:30. The production, based on Vinje's poem of that name, with music by Edv. Grieg, was produced in Norway's majestic mountains, "Rondane" by the Viking Film company of Oslo, under the direction of Helge Lunde. Georg Lokkebrg and Kirsten Heiberg are co-starred. The story is of Greta, daughter of a rich merchant, who spends her summer vacation in the mountains, falls in love with Khute, a cottager's son who saved her from drowning. Greta's father, who does not approve of- their love affair, induces Knute to go away. Greta later is turned away from her father's house, and has to take refuge in the home of.Kari, Knute's mother. After a few hard years in America, Knute at last meets with success as a radio singer, and returns home to Greta. 'Added attractions include "Top of the World," a Norwegian scenic picture, and "The Royal Wedding in Stockholm," showing recent festivities of this great Scandinavian event. Head Aches? Eye Strain? Your Present Glasses May Not Be Bight for You Now LOW PRICES A yearly check-up on your eyes is vitally Important. Call and have us examine your eyes. A change will be made only If needed. LOW PRICES Honra 8:30 a. m. to 9 p. m. H. H. KRUSE OPTOMETRIST 338 Main St. Jack. 2850 With Pokornj Drul Co. OLD TREE TO DIE- ^M One of the few remaining mulberry trees which were-planted 300 years ago in each parish of England in a plan to found a silk-worm industry, is to be cut down. It is in the garden of an old house in Richmond which is to be razed to make way for the Richmond automatic telephone exchange. SPECIAL This Week! Famous Croquignole Permanent Ineladl: Shampoo and Our usual careful work and methods. FINGER WAVE Daily Except Sat., 25c Saturdays, 35c SHAMPOO AND FINGER WAVE Mon., lues.. Wed., 35c Thurs., Fri., Sat., 50c - _f^_fTj^-i_n_iL_iT_i-i_j-i_ri_i-Lj-i_ri_iiij unfifTf-nt-it-ft RACINE DRY GOODS CO. i THE STORE FOR THE THRIFTY WHY HAY MODr. Beauty Parlor, Fourth Floor Phono Jackson 645 for Appointments Waterford Woods Now Open New Management Is Prepared For One of Busiest Seasons Golf Course and Clubhouse Available to the Public. Under the management of Bill Metcalf, Waterford Woods golf course and clubhouse just northwest of Waterford has been opened for the season, and its facilities are available to the public. The J8-hole course has been put in the best of shape, and it will undoubtedly attract hundreds of persons during the' coming season. Overlooking the course is the dining room of the club house. Fully Equipped. The clubhouse has been redecorated and refurnished for the season, and the cocktail room has been brightened up and re-stocked with a complete line of items necessary to suit the needs of those who patronize it. Mr. Metcalf personally will be in charge of the cocktail room. Mr. Metcalf has had wide experience in the mixing of drinks and in general catering service. Among those with whom he has been associated are John Wagner's, 415 Sixth street, and aHrry Moor- 415 Sixth street, and Harry Moor- Dances Every Saturday. Dances will be conducted in the clubhouse every Saturday night, with Russ Caley's orchestra furnishing the music, and. special dancing parties, as well as banquets and other functions may be arranged for other days and nights of the week. The cocktail room will be open day and night. H. H. Ramthun, who will be in charge of the dining room, is an experienced caterer. He comes to the Waterford place from Milwaukee. Dean Favell, well known to many golfers in Racine county, has been engaged as professional in charge of the golf course. Congratulations and Best Wishes Brennan and Connois 415 Sixth Street Congratulations from CLUB 526 Harry Moorman 526 Wis. St. Jackson 2991 Accept Our Well Wishes on Your Opening Service Paper Company 1810 Thnrston Prospects With Best Wishes for a Successful Season % \Coca-Cola Congratulations to Waterford Woods on Their Formal Opening , . . and of course You Can Obtain Quality Hi- Grade Beverage Products Sold By Hi-Grade Co., Inc. 216 State St. Jackson 2135 SERVED EXCLUSIVELY at Waterford Woods Kellogg Ice Cream Burlington, Wis. Bill Meta// issues o cordial invitation to all of his friends to attend the opening. and His Orchestra Featuring Russ Caley Formal Opening OF THE BEAUTIFUL AND SPACIOUS Waterford Woods Golf Course and Club House FOR THE SEASON OF 1936, ON JSATURD^ The management cordially invites you to attend this Formal Opening of Southern Wisconsin's most beautiful and popular playground. Our Golf Course was never in better shape than it is this spring. Ihe dining room is fully equipped to serve your every want with a wide selection of tasty and well-prepared foods. The Cocktail Koom has been entirely restocked with every imaginable item, for the keen enjoyment of zestful, tasty beverages of the very highest standards. H. H. RAMTHUN Dining Room Manager DEAN FAVELL Professional BILL METCALF Mgr., Cocktail Room BURLINGTON BEER SERVED EXCLUSIVELY Brewed by "Old Brew- masters" . . . skilled in the art of making "Better Beer" The management of the Burlington Brewery extends congratulations and best wishes,to Waterford Woods Golf Course and Club on their formal opening. BURLINGTON BREWERY Burlington, Wis. . Congratulations and Best Wishes We extend our well wishes to the management of the Waterford Woods on the occasion "of their grand opening.. Distributors of GETTLEMAN'S BEER Milwaukee Best $1,000 Beer CANADA DRY Ginger Ale Sparkling Water White Soda 5 Oclock Club LIQUORS Domestic and, Imported Wines, Cordials and Whiskies Racine Beverage Co., Inc. Meachem St. and Taylor Ave. Jackson .6700 Congratulations to Waterford Woods Golf Course and Club House on their formal opening! Ask the Bartender for 7-Up Pour gently into the liquor, let the bubbles do the stirring for a minute. Never use a spoon. The flavor willbe much better and nary a hangover. 7-Up tames liquor, brings up flavor, prevents hang-overs, or the "morning after." KOHLMAN'S, INC. 1009 Villa St. Jackson 2193 PAPST TAP a Can BEER Served at Waterford Woods Club House Distributed by Domanik Wholesale Grocery 1414 Albert Jackson 3589 Congratulations On Your Formal Opening Racine Clean Towel Service 1309 State St. Phone Jackson You'll Find Your Favorite CIGARS at the . Waterford Woods Club House Dutch Masters .Harvesters ^ LaPalina Seidenberg , Phillies Distributed- 6/~ PETER C. BECK CO. 1347 'Villa Jack. 7402 Served at Waterford Woods Club House I • "The Beer That Made -_ Milwaukee Famous'' Appreciated by Discriminating Beer lovers the Country. Over. RACINE PRODUCTS CO. Distributors of Schlifz Bear 1313 Fourteenth Sfc" Jack. 1137

Get access to Newspapers.com

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 20,000+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free