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I ECHOES Bakers Asked Of The TRAIL To Show at Fair The Junior Trailriders met Sunday, August 17, at the Zurfluh play field as planned. Several of the riders were away but there was still a good turnout. The events and awards were as follows: . i Boot race: Buckaroos--Maegar- et Fleming, first; Mike Gilbert, second; Pat Gilbert, third. Boot race--Juniors: Arlis Van Winkle, first; IAnda Remlinger, second; Sharon Earlywine, third. Musical chairs: Luanna Akers, 1" irst; Jim Clancy, second; Corky Kreigel, third. Pole bending--Buckaroos: Mar- Culinary artists are invited to enter exhibits at the Evergreen State Fair on August 27, the day befoer the fair opens for its tenth armiversary. In addition to the regular- chsh prizes there are some special awards to be given. There is 'a cake plate for the best unfrosted chiffon c ake. There is a $5 bonus prize for the best loaf of white bread. There are U and I sugar awards for both canning and baking as a bonus to the regular prizes. There are four divisions in the garet Fleming, first; Mike bert, second; Corky Kreigel, third; Pat Gilbert, fourth. Pole bending--Juniors: J i m Clancy, first; Arlis Van Winkle, second; Linda lgemlinger, third; Sharon Efirlywirre, fourth; Luan- na Akers, fifth. Gil-' baking section alone that invite contestants. Number one is the section covering caIce~; number two covers the cookies; and num- ber three bread, with number four covering candy. Mrs L. A. 'Keech is the super- intendent of this division and in- Cloverleaf race ~ Buckaroos: . cites the artists of the kitchen to Mike Gilbert, first; Margaret Fleming, second; Corky Kreigel, third; Pat Gilbert, fourth. Cloverleaf race--Juniors: Jim Clancy, first; IAnda Remlinger, second; Aflis Van Winkle, third; Luanna Akers, fourth; Rosemary Yotmg, fifth. contact her for further informa- A hard run for the money is climaxed by the steer wrestler with a long jump from tion. Her phone number is PY- his'horse. Excellent timing is a must in this exciting rodeo event, and spectators at ramid 4-2930 and her address is the 1958 Evergreen State Fair will see some of the top competi'tors in this event Monroe. ~,yir;~ for the purse. . "In the democratic life it is not il%c'a"it%cur'y 'the best things in life are free',COHealth Head the but 'the best things in ~life are - - - 'g Phyi !Di Digg M P ted; vo.oo Ur es s ca s cot ers an romo will be concerned mainly with Pri T S hool ' V Fill d planning the Trailrider's :part in By Harley Heurickson !oroc Leavenworth's g0 , acancy e Parents of many hundreds of Monroe's men's golf team in a There will be a regular meet- ing at the clubhouse at the Ed Zurfh~ place this Friday eve- ning, August 22, at $ p.m. The meeting will be shor and GEO. P. DUBUQUE. . . Your County Anditor for the ~past sixteen years and your servant, in the C0msty Court House for the past thirty-six years, commends to the voters of Snahomish County the candidacy for Audit of his Chief Deputy .... DEL NEUBECKER .... trained, qualified, able and promising the same courteous" and efficient service that you, the taxpay~, have received throughout the years. (Paid for By Geo. P. Dubuque. Rt 3 Snohomis,h) WILLARD WYATT KEEPS HIS PROMISE Testimony of 47 residents in the Swans Slough Commu- r nity of the Third District say thai County Commissioner Willard Wyatt Keeps his promise. The testh~ony follows: Mr. ~Willard Wy2tt, C.ommJ~mnea-, Distrist No 3, Snohomi~h Counzy Court House, Ebe~tt, Wash. June 6, 1958 Again we feel we ,~re deeply indebted ~o you and the fine group of men wl~ work with you in our district. Sevea-al years ago we changec~ to Road District No. 3, At that time yot~ told us not to, expect any black top iar several yea~ k~ca~e, irst yol~ must gravel and ditch "for drainage A few days after.taking" dharge,of our roads you started work and have main~ a steady, well organized ~0~ograrn of nT~Prov~ment ever since. t It give~ us as prop~ owners a good fee]ug of security to know tha~ we havre a man at the head of our d~trg't who will do w~th honesty and sincerity the job we elected him to do. We are now enjoying a smooth, dustless black f~p, road and again we thank yot~ and the men of your district ~r the fine job you are doing. Sincerely, Mar,. and Mrs. E. Park M~. and Mrs. Kenneth KirMand Mr. and Mrs. Howard Sehott lV~. and Mrs. Ronatd Ea'icksen. Mr. aml Mrs. Otto Bueher Mr. and Mrs. Harry W. Moser M. MeinykMr. and Mrs. Raymond M. Miller Mrs. Bill Malnyk Mr. end Mrs. Oscar W. Johnson Mrs. Lois Watermmt Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Soderblom Mr. and Mrs. George Price Mr. and Mrs. Harold A. Younglowe Mr. and Mrs. Harold Ferdon Mr. and Mrs. Win. A. Toivonen Mr. and Mrs. Larry A. Bagley Mr. anet M__rs. Fabian Nordquist Mr. and Mrs. Heber.Hafley Mr. av~i Mrs. R. V. Wicklund Mr. and Mrs. Vernon I.,m~on ttobe~ Bagley Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Lu~e Mi'. and Mrs. C~o. 'Drand Mr. a~d Mrs. Allan Sealand W. L. C~ldwell t - (Paid for by Wyatt for County Commissioner Club Jess ~easley, Chairman) He knows our needs from the ground up! BORN, reared, and educated in the dis- trict and having sezved in. various segments of city, county, school and state government, Bert Cole knows the needs of the 2nd District from the ground up. Starting as a school teacher he served as a school admin~trator, on the School Board, on a C~'ty Cotmeil, a County Commission and finally as State Land Commissioner which gives him a,,back- -ground Of expeHenee~ from the grass roots'.' up. And if you have any doubt as to his common sense, his thoroughness, his ability to discover things that need doing and getting them done, just ask any of the many with whom he has served. Cole is the kind of man we need in go~,- ermnent. A practical, business trained, well-accepted citizen. He's the kind of man the 2nd needs in Congress. Monroe Monitor, "Fhursday, August 2 !, 1958 / PAGE FIVE Julius Hauan Buried Last Saturday / Funeral services were, held last Saturday at 1 p.m. in the Purdy & Kerr~chapel for Julius Hauan, 73, Gold Bar. who dled at his home Wednesday after an illness of several weeks. Mr. Hauan wa~ born in Norway January 7, 1885, and had been a resident of Gold Bar for the past 34 years.. He was a retired log- ger. Mr. Hauan is survived by his widow, Bessie Hauan at the fam- ily home. Rev. Donald Nelson officiated at the services. Burial was in the Sultan cemetery. Youncj People Attend State Retreat Camp l~v. Frank Ewert, pastor of the 'Mermonite Country church, left early Wednesday morning .~ with a group of young people to attend the Washington State Men- nonite Young People's Retreat at Salmon Meadows, near Omak. The group will spend from Wednesday afternoon until Satur- day noon at the camp grounds, where they will take part in out- door activities and hear various speakers. Those attending from the church are Ruth Ewert, Mabel Wall, Janet Albrecht and Joyce Wall: PREFORMANCE NOT PROMISES Re-Elect Your working SHERIFF TWITCHELL children are probably looking for- ward ~to September .'when little .Willie or Mary will enroll for the first time in kindergarten or grade one. The Snohomish County Heedth Department reminds parents that. now is a good time to have chil- dre~ examined by the family physician and.dentist. Any physi- cal or dental defects may thus be corrected before school be- gins. Immunizatiens a~ad booster doses against the communicable diseases shbuld also be attende~. to at this time,: before the child is exposed to a larger number of potential childhobd diseases through his associatioff w i t h others at school._ Physical and dental examina- tions are also recommended for grade eight pupils, as being the time when strenuous studies and competitive sports are being started. Getting these examina- tions and immuizations done now before ~chool starts will also en- able the family physician, before the September rush is on. to give more time and attention to this important phase of child health. Let's Send Ju. t;eq Hunter asks" return to Olympia Judge Rebert. T. Hunter of the Stat~ Supreme Court was. iD Su]: tap "recently campaigning f,or election to his present Position No. 3 on the high court where he has served since October of las~ y~ear.-Prior to that time, Judge I~nter was Superior Court Judge of Grant and Douglas Counties for 11 years. He was also a pioneer lawyer in the pibneer commtmity of Grand Coulee for a period of 11 years, in the early days of the construction of the Grand Coulee Dam.. Judge Hunter states tlmt dur- ing that time he had a wide field of experience in handling the pro- blares of the new business ven- tures of .his clients, in assisting. the workfngmefi to secure their claims f~r injuries on the job, and assisting the widows of fatally. inj*ured workmen in obtaining their pensions. 'This exve.rience was further broadened by 'his )3o- sition as city attorney for a .per- iod of ten years in handlin~g the innumerable legal questions eon- froating~ a new city. Judge Hunter states this back- ground has assisted him in hav- ing a close human understanding .match last Sunday: Low gross for the day was Vince Nelson with a 66, and by tll e looks of some of the other soores, I think it also took first for low net. I~w gross for a fellow from Leavenworth ended in a tie be- tween George Saunders and Lew- is Griffin, both posting a 74. As I sit here taking the scores from the match and rioting the scores of, some of our .boys, I'd say they' need a little more golf and not so much fishing. What do you think, Rell? It is a free coun- try, so fish all you want, Earl, you just had a bed day. What am I talking about, .you beat me! I see that/Jay Leedom turned in a very good second nine after getting off to a bad stdrt. Mos.t of our boys, like Jim Hart, Don West, Orv Easterly, Ralph Heller, Waldo Hayes and a few more played their usual Steady game. Gerry IKirwan took his opponent, but'I don't think Gerry's golf was up to its best. Not having playe.d much golf with Shine Peters, I don't know whether to say he played good or ngt, but he won points for us and teat is what counts. The figures I,have for the match are Monroe 26, Leaven- worth 15%. I guess this d6es it for this week, and yaost of all the other persons "like mys~H left the golf course Sunday with a very swell dinner stored awa,v, com- pliments of' the management. "Fore." Week/y Traffic Death Report In four fatal aceident~, during the week of August 11-17, five persons died, which is six less than the eleven reported during the comparable week in 1957. This brings ~he August death ~x)ll to 25, eight less than the 33 reported during the same 17-day period last year. The major reduction in traffiC deaths, so. far this month, has occurred in the rural areas of ~e state. So far this year, 319 deaths have been reported, as. compared to 292 for the corresponding per- iod in 1957. The violations contributing to last week's traffic fatalities were: falling asleep while driving, speed, and failure to yield .the' right of of the problems of his fellow n-kan. ,way. Judge Hunter is a graduate of Nearly every week, a death has the University.of Washingtozl and beenreported, resulting from fall- was admitted to the Washington ing asleep while driving. Here State Bar in 1935. He is, a past is a case where all the enforce- ,president of the Su/2erivr Court ment' in the world couldn't pre- Judges' Association of the state - vent the accident. The respo2-si- and served six years as secre- bility lies solely with the ~lriver. tary of that association. He also served for seven years on the State Jt~dicial Council as a rep- resentative of the Judges' Asso- ciation. In private life; Hunter served for three years as a Grand Officer of the Odd Fellows Lodge, now being Past, Grand Master of that organization for the states of Washington and Alaska. He is a member of the~ First Presbyter- inn Church. He belongs to the Washington State Grange, the Fra~ tdrnal Orders of the Elks and the" Sleep doesn't sneak up on a driver he is aware of his physical-ex- haustion, yet he takes the chance of continuing to drive. Much" has c~ieen said ~n how to prevent ac- dents caused by sleep," how- ever, it appears, that the advice goes unheeded: Those who have seen the tragic results of acci- de]its caused by falling a'sleep at the wheel have done everything they can do. It's hp,to the driver to accept ihe advi~e, if accidents caused by this. violation are to be prevented. James ,.q. Davis; field repre- sentative of the Social Security Administration servicing t h i s - area, has been promoted to the Social Security Central Office in Baltimore, Maryland, acocrding to Marc W. Pratt, district man- ager of the Everett office. Davis has maintained office hours on the fourth Tuesday of each month at the Town Hail in Monroe for the convenience of residents in this area. Pratt stated that Dennis R. Rainey has been appointed in his place and will continue the serv- ice to Monroe, on the fourth Tuesday of each month as in the past. 1Zamey lived in Langley prior to his graduatiop fl'om the Uni- versity of Washington and conies to Everett from the Civic Center District Office-in San Fr0ncisco, California. His next scheduled visit will be on August 26, between the hours .of 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon at the Town Hall. ,ODR 1"or 'new forms and shapes r ; in the "Lively Arts" collection - Miladys Frock Shop Monroe SALUTE ._ THE 1958 Plan to attend the EVERGREEN AUGUST 28, 29, 30, 31 -- SEPTEMBER 1 Along with thousands more, we'll be ther~--pa~ing tribute to " the many strides taken in the agricultural, egmmercial and in- dustrial g/owth of Sn0h0mish County. SEE THE PUD BOOTH--THE REMARKABLE NEW HEAT PUMP AND AIR CONDITIONER ON DISPLAY! Another marvel of the electrical age Moose, and has been a member ' Here are last ~reek's statistics: of the Lions International Service Bll:nl, CO _E Club for twenty-three years. /958 1957 Judge Hu~ater ismarried and Deaths during week end- t has three daugh/.ers, ages. 18, 15 ing August 17 ....... 5 11 to C O N GR E S S and 13; ann one son born tile Deaths during August__ 25 33 J Fourth o? July of last year. ~~ ~ ~ , ' ' ' : ' ' "IFIRE,STONE ! DEMOCI~T--,nd District ' [ Dr. El C. elumley" ] Paid for by the COLE FOR CONORE$$ Committee J, OPTOMETRIST " J Senator William Gissberg, Chr., Elmer CFitchfie d,,Secy. Everett, Wash, cc,2~ I 103~/~ West Main I J ruuu=% TEXACO 'J 16081/~ Hewift Avenue | P~ramld 4"S561 | |Monroe " PY 4-3660| % ' m i-- d x \ --." .:-:-." ;- 4 ....... ~. "r "< ~ ' ,C ~" ; - ,'z .~'. "k~"