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Walla Walla Union-Bulletin (Newspaper) - June 24, 1969, Walla Walla, Washington Max son named After interviewing eight for the new county inspector's position the county unanimously Ken Maxson Route 2 ballot The board also signed a solution adopting the inspection budget for July 1 1 1970 and set a public for July 7 on e proposed emergency the will necessitate in the current expense fund Salary for the part time job ill be per month The allotted of 16 six-month budget for wages employe benefits expenses and avel Temporary was the word by the commissioners the new inspection post As James explained to the This is only until the first of the at Commission Chairman who described the arrangement as a trial explained the ext six months period will the feasibility and of the position lew officers by The O E S social met Monday evening in hall with Elizabeth president presiding New officers were installed Mrs Ivy Geddes and Mrs Mariorie Jarvis and Mrs Veta Behrens secretary-treasurer Mrs Howell will be as vice president at a ater date Plans were made to hold the annual bazaar Oct 18 The vent will include a dinner of the usual which has been held in December in previous years Blue Mountain chapter No 52 3 E S held the last meeting of the season Friday evening with VIrs Florence Howell and Ben Robinson completing their year 33 Worthy Matron and Worthy Patron They were honored by the officers with an addenda and a gift of an officers plate For each Plans were made for an open installation to be held June 28 at 8 p.m in McKenzie Hall John H Caley John H Caley 62 a former resident of Waitsburg and graduate of Whitman College died June 17 while vacationing at Hood Canal Caley a prominent Seattle attorney graduated from Waitsburg High School He earned a degree from Whitman College in 1929 and the Uni- versity of Washington Law School in 1933 Caley was president of Schick Pharmaceuticals Inc He also been president of Shadel Hospital president of Seattle Psychiatric Hospital and a member of the board of directors of Inc He was a former regent of Gonzaga University and a partner in the Stevens Pass Mt Spokane and Ski Acres ski resorts was in Hannibal Mp He was a member of the law firm of Caley Caley in Seattle At Whitman College Caley was awarded the Royal F Niles Trophy for outstanding ability and inspiration to teammates on the football team John Davidson The funeral for John 0 Davidson 72 will be Wednesday at 11 at the Colonial Funeral Home with Chaplain Lawrence Cousins officiating Military honors will be- by the Marcus Whitman Barracks 135 World War I Veterans Private interment will be in Willamette National Cemetery in Portland Ore Funeral notices DAVIDSON Funeral services for the late John 0 Davidson of Walla Walla will be 11 Wednesday June 25 at Colonial Funeral Home Private interment Willamette National Cemetery Portland Ore Chaplain Lawrence Cousins officiating Military Honors will be conducted by the Marcus Whitman Barracks 135 World War I Veterans Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Colonial Home DOOLEY Requiem High Mass for John T Dooley of 111 N 13th Ave will be at 10 Wednesday June 25 at St Patrick Catholic Church with Rev Donald Adams as celebrant Concluding services and interment in the Catholic Cemetery Pallbearers will be Ed and Larry Meliah Larry Murray Vance Orchard and Duane and Donald Dodd The Rosary will be recited at 8 Tuesday in the Chapel of the Funeral Home Norman S Herring Funeral Director GOSS Funeral services for the late E Goss of Walla Walla will be at p.m Wednesday June 25.1969 in the Chanel of the Funeral Home with Chaplain Lawrence Cousins officiating Concluding services and interment will follow in Mt View Cemetery Norman S Herring Funeral Tentative plans are to have Maxson working out of the county engineer's office but details have not been worked out yet according to the commissioners Maxson 43 retired in 1968 after 16 years as an engineer with Kaiser Aluminum He had worked in various multi-million dollar projects with the company and his last assignment with Kaiser was as construction manager of a million alumina plant in Gladstone Australia The native Walla Wallan graduated from in 1943 and joined the Air Force which sent him to Creighton University in Omaha Neb He served as a pilot during World War II and built about 200 homes in Walla Walla before joining Kaiser We want to settle down and quit traveling Maxson told the commissioners in explaining his application for the job He and Mrs Maxson are living on their ranch on the Last Chance Road the couple owns another ranch on the Touchet River The Weather By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS High Low Pr Albany 62 57 65 Albuquerque 93 66 70 01 50 50 60 Boston 63 57 27 58 23 Chicago 61 54 T Cincinnati 83 65 41 Cleveland 68 58 14 Denver 73 55 05 Des 62 Detroit 67 59 15 Fort Worth 100 75 Helena 74 54 06 Honolulu 88 74 Indianapolis 84 62 Jacksonville 95 76 Kansas 66 38 Los Angeles 73 64 Louisville 83 74 Memphis 90 71 56 82 Milwaukee 59 52 01 Paul 63 59 New 76 New 62 10 Oklahoma 70 Omaha 72 60 Philadelphia 82 66 2.09 Phoenix 102 71 64 40 Portland 53 90 Rapid 48 Richmond 89 69 St 68 Salt Lake 50 68 San Diego 67 59 T San Francisco 64 M M Tampa 92 80 Washington 93 72 Winnipeg 75 59 24 hours to 4 Tuesday PACIFIC NORTHWEST High Low Pr Bellingham 61 50 75 50 60 Hoquiam 61 52 64 Olympia 63 52 24 Omak 67 52 02 Portland 71 53 90 Seattle 62 51 55 Spokane 60 52 69 Vancouver 56 Walla Walla 65 54 Wenatchee 73 57 T Yakima 68 56 07 National extremes excluding Alaska in 24 hours to 4 High 108 at Presidio Tex Low 38 at Stampede Pass Wash Points missing REGIONAL REPORTS Airport 65 54 36 Whitman 53 34 Meacham 50 40 1.44 Lowden 65 44 36 48 06 Pend Br Exp Station 62 50 40 Pend 53 19 Lewiston 64 54 71 Enterprise 57 43 19 Baker 61 46 50 Union 60 47 10 Ice Harbor 56 12 Lower 56 30 Little Goose 54 14 Lower Granite 57 26 McNary 56 14 John Day 60 Hanford 72 58 11 Sunset Tuesday p.m Sunrise Wednesday TEMPERATURES Max Temp Monday 65 Min Temp Tuesday 52 Temp Tuesday 61 Highest Temp this date 102 in 1940 Lowest 45 in 1901 PRECIPITATION Last 24 hours to 10 Tuesday 40 inch total since first of month 61 inch Normal for month to date 1.01 inches Total since Jan 1 10.70 mal 8.90 Since Mar 1 5.32 Normal 5.49 Since Sept 120.18 Normal 14.78 No days this date with since 1886 25 Relative humidity 10 Tuesday 62 per cent EVAPORATION REPORT Whitman Mission reported evaporation for the 24 hours ending at 8 Tuesday of 05 inch normal 32 seasonal total 17.73 inches normal 18.47 inches Hermiston 06 inch total 19.71 inches Pendleton Branch Experiment Station 08 inch total 19.55 inches Presbyterians elect woman as moderator TACOMA AP The United Presbyterian Synod of Washington and Alaska elected Alice S Green of Anchorage Alaska its moderator Monday Miss Green religious coordinator at the Alaska Native Hospital in Anchorage is the first woman elected to head the synod since its first convention 79 years ago The Rev Morgan R West minister of the Mount Baker Park Presbyterian Church in Seattle was elected vice moderator Miss Green told the 140 voting delegates after her election that all churchmen and especially Presbyterians should support Alaska natives in their land claim dispute with federal and state officials Best pageant trophy Miss Walla Walla Shelley Smith and Bob Knox chairman of the Miss Walla Walla pageant present trophies to Jaycee President Gene Jausoro from the Miss Washington Pageant Com- recognizing the local pageant as the best in the state The local pageant was also named the best in the state in 1965 Local news in brief ESCAPES INJURY Mrs Jerry Weaver 111 Francis was uninjured Monday morning when her car collided with a train at the intersection of Park and Baker Streets police reported Damage to her car was estimated at LEAVE FOR EAST Walla Walla will be represented by two delegates to the National Education Association convention June July 5 in Philadelphia Flying to the Quaker State this weekend from Portland will be Miss Irene Gleason Garrison Junior High School librarian and teachers representative from WEA District 13 Pioneer Junior High School Principal Dale Newby president of the WEA Department of Administration and Supervision also will fly to the session Both are WEA board members Following the convention Newby will attend a workshop for elementary and secondary school principals at Columbia University in New York TO MEETING COLLEGE PLACE Bruce Southern elder of the local First Presbyterian Church and a delegate from the Central Washington Presbytery is attending the Alaska Synod meeting at Pacific Lutheran University near Tacoma Mrs Lawrence wife of the pastor of the local church who has been nominated for an office in the Women's Synodical of left Monday to attend the Synodical also at PLU Accompanying her was Mrs William McCaw president of the Women's Association of the Walla Walla First Presbyterian Church CAC MEETS The Community Action Club will meet at p.m Wednesday in the offices of the Blue Mountain Council The public is invited FLAG RITE DATED A flag retiring ceremony will be held at p.m Wednesday by Walter C Lee Post No 32 the American Legion The ceremony to which the public is invited will be held in front of the Legion building Anyone having old torn or unserviceable flags desiring them to be destroyed with honor is asked to bring them to the Legion building at 110 E Alder for the flag burning ceremony IS APPOINTED Dr Winford Bradford 37 Baumeister Drive was appointed deputy of the Grand Master in District 24 of the Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of Washington The district embraces Walla Walla Waitsburg Dayton and Pomeroy Deputies of the 31 Washington and Alaska jurisdiction were installed with elected and appointed Grand Lodge officers at the annual communication in Tacoma last week NOON MEETING Walla Walla County Council on Alcoholism will meet Wednesday in the banquet room of Pete's Charcoal Broiler This will be a luncheon with a guest speaker from Olympia providing a portion of the planned program Miss Walla Walla 68 returns from pageant GETS DEGREE John B Mason Walla Walla received a Master of Arts degree from the University of Oregon Miss Patsy Ann Dodd Miss Walla Walla for 1968 returned recently from the Miss Washington Pageant in couver Miss Dodd placed high in personal interviews evening gown and swimsuit Highway plan has opposition It was all against County Engineering Assistant Bob Moore reported to the county commissioners about the proposed highway route ing Friday at Waitsburg They don't like Moore commented about reaction in the area He noted the commissioners resolution to preserve access to the burg Rifle and Pistol Club was serit to the highway sion instead of reading it at the hearing The resolution proposes the county accept the deed to the club's property then lease it on a long term basis to the club in order to provide acceptable basis for an access arrangement by the highway commission The commissioners went into executive session in Superior Court Judge Albert Bradford's chambers with Juvenile Probation Officer Wayne Rounseville and Hal Davison summer employe at the juvenile probation office Later Commission Chairman Howard Barnes said Davison's salary will be per month until his return to studies in September Davison will be conducting a regional study of requirements for juvenile needs according to Barnes In a brief report on the day state county commissioners convention in Yakima the board noted one of the problems discussed was solid waste disposal The problem has increased by about 25 per cent in some counties since anti- pollution laws prohibiting burning or dumping in rivers were passed the commissioners said East Alder Street will be torn up near the 1800 block for repairs to a soft spot Assistant County Engineer Dennis Skeate reported The juncture of Alder and Tausick Way will be corrected at the same time The rock crusher will be moving to Sheffler Road and rock is still being hauled on the Valley Grove Road he said Greenwood Lane is being broken up and asphalt mix will be placed on Woodlawn Ave After unsuccessful attempts for several weeks to obtain material from a Spokane firm for the proposed ski dock at Hood Park the required supplies were obtained in only one day at Pasco Skeate told the board Construction will begin soon Transformer ups capacity Installation of a new transformer and regulator at Pacific Power Light Company's substation north of Wallula has brought about a 70 per cent increase in capacity for delivering electricity into a large section of western Walla Walla County Larry Ouzts district manager said the substation serves the large new McGregor Land and Livestock Company feed lot as well as irrigation pumping in an area extending from Wallula to Burbank Cost of the substation expansion was Ouzts reported competition In addition to the exciting week which included a boat cruise on the Columbia river news conferences pool party and carnival Miss Dodd received a Miss Washington charm bracelet an official competition swimsuit and a beauty kit Many local businesses contributed to making Miss Dodd's trip to Vancouver possible according to Bob Knox executive director and the Walla Walla Jaycees are appreciative of their support Also attending the Miss Washington Pageant was Miss Shelley Smith Miss Walla Walla 1969 who will represent Walla Walla at the state pageant in 1970 Her official chaperone Sharon Knox parents Mr and Mrs Theron Smith and executive director Bob Knox were also present Shelley was introduced at the preliminary judging on Friday the final judging on Saturday and rode on a float in the Miss Washington Pageant parade Saturday morning The Walla Walla Jaycees were awarded the Robert E Davies Memorial Award for Best Pageant in the State of Washington at the Miss Washington awards luncheon on Sunday June 22 Touchet H S honor roll announced Maxine Kempf secretary of the Touchet school has released the names of students on the high school honor roll They Seniors Dan Katsel Vern Marr Evelyn McCubbins Reed and Patty Sauer Miss Sauer is a straight A student Juniors are Doug Hickman Joe Mendosa Bob Reed Naomi Weaver and Charles Ratcliff Sophomores Diane Bryant Dale Conwell Keith Cummins also a straight A student Randy Glaspell Ron Heckathorn Nancy Hersh Linda Kellison Darlene McCubbins Charlene Plucker Mark Wagoner and Dean Weaver Freshmen include Marilyn Adams Bob Brown James Gardner Lasch John Merry Susie Reed Lynn Savage Sally Schaeffer Gail Seachris Slater Don Wagoner and Sandy Watson Mrs Keith new utility clerk COLLEGE PLACE Alice Keith Mrs Robert has been appointed as utility clerk at Hall Mrs Claude Barrett city announced Monday Mrs Dorothy Clifford who on June 15 became Mrs Floyd Harvey will be moving to Portland after Mrs Keith completes two weeks in-service training Local resident Mrs Keith attended Walla Walla College for two years studying business and secretarial science She was employed at Moses Lake by American Machine and Foundry and in the library Street work The city engineer reports the following streets currently under Tietan from Second to Fern Rose from 13th to Myra Road and Howard from Bryant to Abbott Road Latin countries seek change Latin American countries are in a hemisphere which has been dominated for 400 years by one class of people not about to change while more and more people in the lower classes seek change To understand all the ramifications of these facts of life is to better understand the Latin American countries feels Calvert Anderson speaker for Walla Walla Kiwanis club Monday at the Memorial Golf Clubhouse Two attitudes have been and are a part of the background there Anderson said Take what you can and get out has long been the dominant as has been a me first attitude with all Heavy financial support for unrest in native populations is being given by Red China Anderson said The speaker was for eight years stationed in South America in the Extension training program Board okays new drive-in A new Red Steer drive-in restaurant will be constructed at the corner of Wilbur and Tacoma Street one block south of Isaacs with a conditional use permit granted by Monday by the City Board of Adjustment The permit was granted on request to Jim with the stipulation that he meet city engineer's recommendations on approved curbs and gutters driveways and a parking lot In other action the board granted a two and one-half foot variance to Terry Tucker 240 Stone Street to build a six-foot fence on his property line adjoining Howard There was no opposition to the request A request by David Austin 506 Sheridan Road for a one and one-half foot variance on a fence was denied Austin wished to build the fence on his property line adjoining Howard The board cited insufficient topographical variance as son for denying the request Public record BIRTHS Mr and Mrs Asencio Garanzuay 515 W Birch boy June 23 St Mr and Mrs Gerald Winslow College Place girl June 23 Walla Walla POLICE George Roberts 230 N Division reported his tools were stolen from a vacant house he was repairing at 1110 W Elm Old shoes and clothing were also missing from the basement Tools valued at were stolen from Roger Russell 1245 Dakota according to another complaint Duane Levens 627 E Jack Bean 728 University Robin Anderson 734 Lewis St reported bicycles had been stolen Traffic Court Agnes Palmer 1078 Boyer failed to yield right of way forfeited Henry Pitts 824 W Willow driving under restriction fined Luis Campos Lowden and Lowell Bakken Athena failure to display valid driver's licenses forfeited Willie Roberts 144 Malcolm drunk driving fined SHERIFF Albert Biehler Dayton complained was taken from his wallet while it was in his car at Fishhook Park James Brower Route 3 told the department his dog was shot and killed A set of hand tools was reported stolen from Tom Prior 132 Bradley Mark Maugham ana Lynn Homer Burbank reported bicycles were stolen Tom Wilkening 32 of Prescott Arizona was released to a Umatilla County deputy He is charged with taking a motor vehicle without permission RIVER FLOWS Snake River at Clarkston 16.7 feet at 3 p.m and 9 p.m Monday and 3 Tuesday 16.8 feet at 8 Tuesday Normal for June 25 is 21.0 feet Umatilla River at Pendleton 3.8 feet Walla Walla River at Touchet 2.8 feet Mill Creek Project Office 28 cfs About three-quarters of the mountainous island of St John some acres lies within the Virgin Islands National Park RUMMAGE Wednesday June 25 121 West Main delta Come To Our In The Good Old Summertime Old Fashioned SALAD LUNCHEON Wed June 11 to P.M ADULTS 12 4 Under Presbyterian Church Birch Walla Walla Walla Walla Tuesday June 24 5 Walla ACTION LINE try to ACTION Can anything be done about the noisy plane that is taken up every morning between five and six and buzzes over our Why can't the pilot take his plane out over the country where he won't be disturbing MRS J A Home St area We have failed to definitely identify the source of your problem Air West has two flights departing in this time period however they say neither plane would circle the area of town in which you live This being harvest time it is possible that a crop duster is responsible We spoke to the people at the local crop dusting firm and they admitted this possibility however they stated that such could not possibly be a daily occurrence This season being an extremely busy one they a great deal of dusting As they spend only a small amount of time in each field it is impossible that they would fly daily at that particular time in your vicinity They asked that anyone bothered by the noise of their aircraft please bear with this is a seasonal necessity and the disturbance will soon be over New M-F city budget tops million mark MILTON Special The city budget in excess of one million dollars was adopted in the Council Chambers Monday evening following a public hearing at which no citizens were present Total budget requirements C-P Kiwanis hears Langley COLLEGE PLACE Gene Langley manager of the Walla Walla Bears discussed summer baseball at Borleske Stadium and urged backing of the team when he spoke to the local Kiwanis Club Monday evening dinner meeting in Kellogg Hall Speaking enthusiastically of the Stadium termed it a miniature major league park Last Friday evening's crowd was probably the largest ever to assemble for a game there he said With 27 on the roster and a game schedule it will be necessary to fill the seats to support the team In the near future the local Kiwanis Club will join the Marcus Whitman and the Walla Walla Clubs in promoting attendance at an evening game Bob Williams Walla Walla Kiwanis Club guest announced the potluck dinner at Camp Kiwanis next Sunday at Carl Engle Hamilton Ohio was also a guest Educators to are as follows General fund street bond debt fund sewer electrical water and special street fund Last year's budget was noted Henry Schneider city manager Serving on the budget committee in addition to Mayor York and council members were John Yantis Rodney Giles Roscoe Lee Jim Busch Floyd and City Manager Henry Schneider as budget officer Council breezed through remainder of the session approving Resolutions of Intent 344 and 345 both concerned with paving and widening of Elizabeth Street At hospitals SDA meeting Three College Place teachers are taking part in a convention of Adventist educators at Riverside Calif They are E Stanley chemistry instructor at Walla Walla Glen W Davis principal at Walla Walla Valley Academy and Gordon Finch music teacher at The three are delegates to the church's first Quadrennial Council for Secondary Education and will attend cial meetings in their respective fields as well as the general convention meetings The council in session at the largest school Loma Linda University has drawn more than 400 other high school educators from the United States and Canada Discussion has focused on the role of Christian education in a changing society Where we will find ourselves in education in the future will depend much on where we find ourselves now and the direction we set for ourselves here declares Charles B Hirsch Ph.D Washington head of the church's department of education Pythagoras whose theory was accepted and taught by Aristotle first announced the earth is round Admitted to St Mary were Mrs Elizabeth Hofferber 508 S Mrs Sibyl Nelson 140 Sheridan Mrs Ted Nemitz 426 E Mrs Marjean Henry 1028 Bob B Jones Route and Mrs James Stroud 552 Edith Discharged were Reinhold E Steigman 215 Mrs Arthur Thompson 30 Gari W Price Imbler Ore and Steven Shoun College Place Admitted to Walla Walla General were Mrs Edward Gwinn 1920 Mrs Steve Witt 804 N William Moore 610 E Mrs Ruth Taylor 647 E Maple and Airs Gerald Winslow Mrs Edward Taylor and Mrs Lulu Ralston College Place Discharged were Mrs Howard Allan and Mrs John Morris and son Milton Freewater Admitted to Walla Walla General June 19 was Mrs E Route 1 SERVICE INFORMATION For Walla Walla Phone JA For Walla Walla College Plate changes of address and report service errors Please place your call within these Daily to P.M Sunday to 12 Noon BRANCH La Grande Oregon tester Masterton Box 120 Phone Dayton Wash Gerald Randolph Phone I A copy will be sen to you Promptly TODAY'S THOUGHT Bv L WATSON Do you remember when sixteen of the best qualified professional drivers in the country tangled in an accident on the straightaway within minutes after starting the 500 mile race on Memorial Day at If these ers don't have a chance when something goes wrong what chance do every day drivers have on highways when ing at breakneck High speed causes blood baths on every holiday and en holiday week ends Every year we see more victims buried hopes and lives shattered in sorrowing families all over the country This shameful execution MUST stop Continually we have pitiful predictions on highway It isn't always the other fellow who gets it The predictions CAN INCLUDE If you KNEW you were doomed to die in traffic or if you KNEW you were doomed to be the executioner for other traffic victims what would you do about It is a harsh question It has a simple answer Why not do it and play Colonial Funeral Home Birch Walla Walla J A
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