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Prosser Residenfs
Visifors Af Wallula
WALLULA. Sept. 29—Mr. and
Mrs. Nate Bateman of Prosser
drove down Sunday to visit at
the 01in Mills home. Mrs. Bate
man and Mrs. Mills are sisters.
Their father, Mr. Montgomery, is
also here from Prosser.
J. W. Valls returned Saturday
from a visit to Oklahoma. He
was accompanied by his brother,
George Vails from Pasco. They
were gone two weeks, one week
of the time J. W. Vails spent ill
in bed.
Mr. and Mrs. Crarey are ex.
joying a visit with Mr. Clarey’s
mother from Sisters, Oregon.
Mr. and'Mrs. E. H. Kidwell and
sons of Pasco and Mrs. Hender
son of Walla Walla were visitors
in Wallula Sunday.
Bud and Vernon McCarty of
Spray. Ore. were overnight visit
ors at the H. R. Cummings home
E. C. Belles is ill in a Walla
Walla hospital. Frank Kinkaae
is taking care of the post office
during msg#llo9-
The W.C.T.U. will meet with
Mrs. J. C. Moll in Pendleton at
their October meeting. They
have been invited to lunch at the
M. J. Penny home and afternoon
meeting at the J. C. Moll home.
Mrs. Moll is a former resident of
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Blu‘ré Bell
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Wallula and a member of the 10-
cal union of W.C.T.U.
Mrs. Olin Mills and Mrs. C. I.
Daniel leave Tuesday for Clarks
ton to attend the state conven
tion of W.C.T.U. 28th to 30th.
Mr. and Mrs. Nelson Collier of
Walla Walla were visitors Satur
dag_at_tllej._ H. Mills home.
Ed Lindblum has been re
turned to St. Mary's hospital in
Walla Walla for further treat
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Mills and
son returned from a week’s vaca.
tion spent in Seattle and at Dav.
enport, Wash.
Fredrick Kirsh was home over
the weekend from Pullman,
where he is attending W.S.C.
Eugene Gould visited Mr. and
Mrs. Alfred home Saturday, who
are visiting in Pasco from Fort
The Columbia high school is
pianning a carnival for October
1 . .‘
The first young peoples meet
ing of the fall was held Sunday
evening at the community
Z. V. Gilkerson returned last
week from a trip to Indianapol's,
where he attended the last en
campment of the G.A.R. He gave
a five minute talk to the group.
He reported seeing some fine
crops back there and in Michi.
gen. He attended a family reua
ion of his sons and daughter and
families in Sparks, Nevada en
The Columbia high school foot.
ball schedule for this fall is:
September 30, Kahlotus vs. Co!
umbia at Columbia; Oct. 7, Rl7-
erview vs. Columbia at River
view; Oct. 21. Rivervlew vs. COL
umbia at Columbia; Oct. 28, C 01“
umbia vs. Kahlotus at Kahlotuu
John Doak of Portland_was it.
Wallula Tuesday en route home
3,011: visiting relatives in Walla.
al a.
The Community. club cleared
over SSO ‘at the chicken dinner
served at the school house Sat
urday for the benefit of the hot
lunch project in the grade school
this winter.
Those persons wishing to send
Christmas packages overseas
should mail them during the
period of Oct. 15 to November 15,
1949 to be sure they will be de
livered before Christmas. They
should be marked “Christmas‘
Parcel.” -
The postoffice department re
ports Christmas packages destin
ed for delivery to Japan, Korea.
and the islands. in the Pacific
should be mailed as early as pos
sible preferably not later than
Nov. 1 Christmas cards for army
and air force may be mailed at
any time before Nov. 15. .
_;,_Kenneth Bennett is employed
in Umatilla in a service station
3%?“ by Gordon Gross.
‘ . and Mrs. J. W.’ Fredrick.
who is visiting here from Boise
and Miss Bertha Fehl-Haber
drove to The Dalles, Oregon
Thursday. .
Mrs. Mamie DeLong, a former
resident of Wallula,°now living
_ip Portsmouth, Ohio. writes this
week that she won first prize in
a McGuffy meeting in Oxford,
Ohio. Held in Miami University
building with a reading she
learned from a McGuffy Third
Reader when she was 6 years
old. She is now 85. The prize was
a McGuffy portrait. (For the
younger generations information.
McGuffy readers were standard
equipment in schools in earlier
days.) ', ‘
Name Receiver
For Cleaners **
Jim Brady, Pasco accountant,
has been appointed receiver for
Modern Cleaners and Furriers,
Inc., of Pasco.
He was appointed Monday in
Franklin county superior court
by Judge Orris Hamilton of
Prosser. A suit was filed early
this month by Mr. and Mrs.
George Hayes, principal owners
of the firm, asking a receiver be
appointed and authorized to con
tinue operating of the business.
J. A. S. Johnston, manager of
the firm, who also holds stock,
was named a defendant in the
suit. He resisted the action at
the hearing before Judge Hamil
In- another action, Judge 13. B.
Horrigan granted a judgment to
taling $1715.94 against Modern
Cleaners and Furriers, Inc.. to
Western Radio Corp.
In order to distract their pur
suers. some species or lizard de
tach their tails when in danger.
...MAKES mm mm.
1 A mm!
Modern Water Syslem
For Riverside Slaled
Riverside residents believe in
helping themselves.
The Riverside Property Own:
ers club Tuesday night voted to
notify the corps of engineers
they will cooperate in installing
a modern water system for the
The residents will establish a
water district for that purpose,
the club secretary was instructed
to inform Colonel William Whip
ple, Walla Walla district engi
Whipple, at a meeting recent
ly with club representatives,
suggested that the corps proba
bly would be willing to aid res
idents in solving their water
supply problem—if they would
help themselves.
Wells, present source of water
- ’ you Can fie/p .
Save Property, Save Lives, Prevent“ Fires!
'7' Keep It Insured!
Your best‘ Insurance Is fire preuenflon.
’ but don't fake or chance. Keep your home.
business properi'y and personol properiy
Insured to cover your losses.
Farmers Insurance Grorrp
. Au‘h— Truck— Fire lnsuruncg -
[ensured $1 '. .
Ph. 1181 District Oiilfim
mom K. meems INSURANCE
Life Fire Aufo Liability
Insurance Agency
Fire. Automobile, Life. Health, Accidenf
phone 6453 . Phone 2921
914 West Lewis Street 101 Avenue c East
for the expanding residential
district, would be ruined by Mc-
Nary dam backwaters, the Col
onel was told. He agreed that the
government, which is building
the dam, should share in respon
sibility for solution of the prob
Will Repreéent
Insurance Firm
Appointment of Mrs. Mildred
Despain. 109 Tenth avenue east,
Kennewick, as special represent.
ative for the Beneficial Life In
surance company of Salt Lake
City was announced recently by
officials of the company.
Mrs. Despain will be a mem
ber of the Verd W. Edwards ag-
Students Named
To College Posts
Nancy Bennett of Kennewick
was named to the governing
committee to rule over the
homecoming for Washington
State college, it was announced
Others selected for posts on
the campus were Ethel Harris,
Richland, student activities
board, and Malcolm Parkman,
educational policies and Arthur
Rhodes. TUB Social Activities
committee. Both Parkman and
Rhodes are from Pasco.
C. W. Brown, who went to Spo
kane to buy calves, returned the
first of the week with fifty head.
He is planning on buying 50
more. _
ency of Spokane. She will handle
the Kennewick area for the com-
Flu Chlohtmyuuhladfaqo;ndflaliud
chow of Kennewick Issued this WTI'I copulation
with PM Prevention Week In “I! hope that poopl. In
llama communifiuwmumovodlfin Inn-ism
om. ' -
uni knmnfiroM-w .é
11.. emphasised that life and property wll be
saved Hypeople throughout the communities observe
rhe’rules laid down by the National .Fire Underwriters
and the Fire Departments m.,fin‘buides“the sav
ing in er insurance rates.
'l'lne lire chiefs made the blowing recommenda
tions for tire prevention? a ‘
1. Have the complete beating lem Inspected.
cleaned and repaired by an expert npmnan. ..
Llrovidecovered metalcontainersforashes and
trash. -
3. Avoid hanging extension cords over metal or run
ning them under rugs. as this causes dangerous wear.
Replace worn extension cards.
4. Always call an rienced electrician for neces
sary wiring. Faulty mg traced to .handyman. has
been responsible for many fires.
5. Oil and clean meters of electric appliances and
check to be sure.that belts are in proper condition.
6. Place a metal screen in front of the fireplace to
guard against flying sparks and hot ashes.
1. Rover clean with gasoline—it's dangerous and un
certain and may be ignited. in various wars- Send your
cleaning out: it you must clean at home. use cleaning
fluids that have been approved by the Underwriters'
Laboratories. ' e
The chiefs emphasised that careless handling of
cigarettes and matches is still the number 1 cause of
fire and that ,the Underwriters estimate that nearly a
third of all fires in homes. factories. forest and elsewhere
are caused by careless smokers.
This week and every week. said the chiefs. you
should make certain cigarettes are out before throwing
them away: avoid tossing cigarettes or matches into
waste paper baskets and especially make certain that no
member of your iamuy ever smokes in bed.
Learn how to turn in a tire alarm. warned the chiefs.
becaulsie getting firemen to your home quickly might save
your e.
News Briefs From Finley
FINLEY, Sept. 29—Two appli
cations were submitted to Finley
Grange Thursday night. Larry
Adams was reinstated.
A letter was read on organi
zation of a weed control district.
The auxiliary will hold an all
day meeting October 5 to quilt
at the hall.
Mr. and Mrs. A. S. Goss were
voted to honorary membership.
Booster night was announced
for Oct. 13 and will be an open
meeting. '
Beverly Wilcox left Tuesday
for Yakima where she took part
in the Home Economics demon
stration. She returned home
Mrs. Albert Piert and children
accompanied by Mrs. Henry
Piert left Friday evening to vis
it Mrs. Albert Piert’s grandmo
ther in Coeur d’Alene. They will
return home Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. Ray Rice visited
y ' A
.. Fire PreVenfion Week
.- October, 9 fa: 15
No. 24 .Ausn so. ”I" ' ‘ Phone 4391
112 Kennewick Ave. Phones: Office 2722
. Res. 2721
State Farm Insurance Companies
Phone. 5251
P. O. Box 623 Pasco. Wash.
in Spokane Surrday.
FINLEY, Sept. 29 George
Derting. son of Mr. and Mrs. Roy
Derting. is a student at the Up
per Columbia Academy at
Spangle Wash.
Mrs. Roy Fisher of Richland
visited her sister, Ruby Derting,
Saturday. 2
Among those from Finley who
attended the sale Friday at the
Hermiston stock yard were: Mr.
and Mrs. W. F. Brown, Mr. and
Mrs. H. A. Beathe, Hugh Baker
and Jake Adams.
The Girl Scout leaders of Fin
|.0.0.F. Lodge No. 222
Meets Every Monday Night
8:00 o'clock
' Legion Hall. Kennewick
' 'wAYfls BEFORE
THEY sym‘r .‘ . .
ammugdmfinmdofihdm. Any
ley who attended a meeting d ..
District No. 1 leaders held Wed. ‘
nesday afternoon at the how“ I
Mrs. S. F. Duffy. Mrs. John at."
erick, Mrs. Harold Elder, Mn,
Don Knowles. Mrs. Margret Ger.
maine and Mrs. Harold Horn m
the five Finley leaders. Each ‘
leader has an assistant.
WED. and SAT.
Norma Jean
Western Rhythm King;
Admission sl.OO. tax Ind.

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