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The OREGON STATESMAN, Salem, Oregon, Sanday Morning, NorembeT 9, 1330
Silverton tax Payers Pro
Jest Increase , Allowed
SILVERTON. Not. 8 Con
siderable dissatisfaction was ex
pressed by the audience at the
annual school board meeting held
at ths Vn rn a atiriftorinm
wnen the proposed school budget
tor the next fiscal year was up
for final consideration. The pro
posed Increase in the school tax
mlUage, which it was explained
would be some 1 to 3 mills in
crease oyer last year, caused the
dlsatisf action. ...
A number of those from the au
dience who spoke, stressed the
fact that business was slow; that
the lumber Industry upon which
they depended for livelihood was
hard pressed, and that many bad
suffered reduction In wages, and
short time schedules. Yet school
taxes were mounting and teach
ers' salaries were being increased.
"Why?" was the continuous ques
Dr. R. E. Kleinsorge, who was
elected chairman of the meeting,
explained that the schools were
now being run on a cash basis;
that the board was not piling up
debts for the future, but instead
110,000 In bonds were being re
tired this year. This, added to
the 13,000 expenses on the high
school building, he said would ac
count for the extra money needed.
The same number of teachers are.
employed this year as last al
though the enrollment is Over 60
more than at the same time as
Jn explaining the 160,000
needed for teachers' salaries. Dr.
Klllnsorge: vftali' theVthe ..board
maintained. f schedule ot salaries
ranging from 41.020 to $3,600
per year, and that these were rat
ed on time of senrlce and ability.
He said that in his estimation the
board had cut expenses "to Ihe
bone," that contracts of teachers
already signed could not be alter
ed and that insurance now was
maintained with 100 per cent cov
erage on all buildings. However
the corerage had been secured at
same cost as the former 50
per cent corerage, he said.
Robert Goetx, superintendent
of schools, explained that the $6,
80 la the budget allowance for
school transportation advanced by
the local district would be return
ed from county funds at the end
of the year.
WILL BE GIVEN
MONMOUTH. Not. 8. Fol
lowing a traditional custom, an
Armistice day program will be
featured at 11 o'clock Tuesday
morning In the chapel of the
Oregon Normal school honoring
veterans of the G. A. R., the
Spanish American war, the Phi
lippine Insurrection. . and the
World war, and their several
Invocation. Rev. L. L. Daily.
Post Commander, O. C. Chris
tensen. First officer, C. E. Powell.
Second officer, H. L. Smith.
Third officer, L. B. Howard.
Vocal number, selected quar
tette. Address, Rev. J. J. Hand
"Star Spangled Banner", Audi
ence. Many Monmouth veterans plan
to attend the Dallas-Independence
football game at Dallas,
an annual battle of great local
interest. Preceding the opening
of the game, Rev. L. L. Daily of
Monmouth, world's champion
archery flight shooter, will give
an archery exhibition.
HOLDS FOB DM
JEFFERSON. Nov. 8. A
Teachers' .club meeting was held
at the school house Thursday
night. The teachers discussed
the schedule of work fo the win
ter, and decided to base the
studying on geography. The Jef
ferson teachers were asked to
Join the club. When the roll
tail Is taken, the teachers are to
suggest some Christmas pro
gram. Present were: Mrs. Kieper or
Talbot, Mrs. Humphrey of Mar
lon. Miss Emmons of Sidney, and
Mrs. Gulvin of Looney Butte. All
the Jefferson teachers were pres
ent with the exception of Miss
Medler and Miss Dillon. The
next meeting will be at Looney
Butte school house.
Spring Valley J
SPRING VALLEY, Not.- 8
Mrs. Bill SImklns entertained as
her Sunday guests Mr. and Mrs.
Kenneth Henry and daughter,
Corlnne ot Zena, Mrs. Henry Da
vidson and daughters Cloydine
and Janet, Priscilla and Stanley
Mr. and Mrs. C. S. Teeple en
tertained as their guests Tues
day evening, Mr. and Mrs. Eu
gene Wilson and daughter Lois
of .Wheatland. Mr. and Mrs. Ole
Jacobson i of Hopewell, . Mr. and
Mrs. Fred McKlnney and Mrs.
Aaron Lenstrom of Spring Val
ley.' Mr, and Mrs. Chris Tun gen
entertained a "their Sunday din
ner guests, Mr. and Mrs. Albert
Barlh of Salem. V
Mr. and Mrs. Ben McKlnney
and Mis Ethel McKlnney : were
Wednesday evening- truest - at
the home of Mr. and Mr. R. A.
. Ri,nn C!reek road
when Mrs. Tansy aro a party
honoring the birthday of her
daughter. Miss Nina Tmnsey.
ARMIST CE PROGRJIM
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Mr. Zero's dollar-a-day men
ollar-a-day men 4
signs adrertising j
after leaving the I
lark's Place. New
their callings after
York City. Mr. Zero
Exhibit Sent to Los Angeles
To Advertise Oregon
SILVERTON. Not. 8 The
Silverton exhibit for the Oregon
Information and Tourist Bureau,
maintained bj the Oregon state
chamber of commerce at Los An
geles, left here Friday afternoon
in a huge wooden box. The exhi
bit, which was compiled by the
Homeseeker's Agency of Silver
ton, Is being sent to Portland to
the state chamber which will send
It to the Los Angeles bureau The
Southern Pacific company is car
rying the exhibit to its destlntaion
free of charge.
Silverton has been allotted a
8-foot space in the window of the
Tourist Bureau. A banner pre
pared In red on white by Knute
Dlgerness, and bearing the in
scription "Prom Silverton. Ore
gon," In letters a foot high, is at
the top. In the center is a mes
sage neatly framed telling "At
Silverton, Oregon, nearly all
kinds of crops are produced in
abundance without irrigation,
where crops never .fall. These
are a few samples of Silverton's
products furnished by the Home
seeker's A&ency, Alf O. Nelson,
manager, located opposite the
postofflce at Silverton, Oregon.
Printed by the Silverton Appeal
Tribune." Circulars Distributed
With the exhibit went 100 Sil
verton chamber of commerce cir
culars. The exhibit itself con
tained the following: Wheat, 6
feet tall, yielding more than 50
bushels an acre on the Ed Ham
mer farm; wheat, 5 feet tall,
yielding more than SO bushels an
acre on the Kline Bros, farm;
oats, 8 feet tall, yielding 75 bush
els an acre on the Noah Hunt
farm; Suddan grass, nearly 7
feet long, from the Charles Rog
er's farm; 8 samples of various
kinds of hay produced by J. D.
Drake on hisHill farm; filberts
and walnuts from the Sam Ames
orchards; walnuts from the
George Lima ranch; a magle
beat, 18 inches long and 21 Inches
around, produced by Alfred Jen
sen; a pear, weighing 2 pounds
and 4 ounces from the Noah Hunt
farm; examples of canned goods
from the Silverton Food Products
company; beets grown by Warren
E. Crabtree; potatoes produced by
boys from the Silverton Smith
Hughes class; a Gufnea butter
bean, five feet long, grown by L.
N. Coon, onions from the Lake
Labish farmers; and corn grown
by W. H. Vearier and C. E. Dahl.
ACTIVITIES MAIM Y
SUNNYSIDE, Nov. 8 The
girls of Miss Bostrack's room at
Sunnyslde school, have organized
a 4-H sewing club. The name of
their club is the Sunnyslde
Stitchers. Officers of the club
are: president, Helen Beckley.
vice president, Evelyn Chandler,
secretary, Isabel Johnson, local
club leader, Texla Bostrack. Oth
er members of the club are: Alice
Barry, Ena Pearson, Ruth Barry.
Lavinia Brown and. Ellen Whe-
lan. The boys of the club are
planplng to organize their 4-H
Club goon. i '
The pupils of Miss Bostrack's
room have Just completed a book
ot original stories and rhymes
based on their study of cleanli
ness in health education. Each
pupil . contributed either a story
or a rhyme for the book.
A Thanksgiving program will
be given by the school on the af
ternoon ot November 28. - Each
grade Is planning some particu
lar feature of the program. Chair
men, of the various grades are:
5th grade. Maurice Johnson, 8th
grade. Richard Chandler. - 7th
grade, Evelyn Chandler, 8th
grade, Helen Beckley.
An Immunization el Inic was
held at the school house. Friday.
November 7. Toxin antitoxin was
administered by Dr. Douglas - to
i Z .fit", IJ&t .v .
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- A - DAY PARADE L
unemployed men for SI a day
for. odd jobs. It is his method
of curbing the unemployment
11 children, j
The foulLH JTrtLfl children 'at 1 1
ed for soroeWdes to be'Drodgat
to our school by the state forest
ry department. This will be in
connection with their geography
work, but all the people in the
community are urged to attend.
Mr. Fuller,- the state publicity
agent Plans on being with us
some time after the first of De
The children In Miss Edwards'
room are preparing health calen
dars as daily reminders of the
various health chores.
WILL BE HELD
SILVERTON, Nov. 8 A pub
lic hearing of the budget for the
city of Silverton has been pro
vided for taxpayers at a meet
ing of the council at the city
hall on the night of November
28. The mayor will call the
meeting to order at 7:30 o'clock.
The cost of running the city
of Silverton during 1931 was
contemplated; by the budget ma
kers, and adopted by them at
their recent meeting, will amount
to $24,825. 5 This sum of money
which is to be raised by taxatiwi
for next yean is $400 higher than
the amount raised by taxation for
expenditures during 1930. The
city. levy of $2,500 for next year
however. Is pearly one mill less
than the 1930 city levy .of $3900.
In making up the budget many
contemplated expenditures were
curtailed on i account of approxi
mately $75,000 reduction in as
sessed valuation of the city.
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SCOTTS ! MILLS, Nov. 8
James Cully; was in Salem Tues
day on road business,
Mr. and Mrs. 8. M. Bennett
and son Jimmie. of Mllwaukie,
Ore., visited 'relatives and fciends
Mr. and Mrs. W. T. Hogg visit
ed relatives; In Salem Wednes
day. " I !
Mr. and I Mrs. Almond Rich
and family were in Salem Tues
day on business. j
Mrs. Anna White and jon
Merle, were in Salem Wednesday
afternoon on business.
Miss Marjr Gerschi of Maryl
hurst, Ore., lis visiting her par
ents, Mr. and Mrs. A. A.' Gersch.
and helping .with the potato crop.
John Porter, county . commis
sioner of Salem, was looking af
ter road work here Thursday afternoon.
5,000-MILE ENDURANCE RUN
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(L. to B.r HIm Marsaret Rad
cliffe, of Philadelphia, and Miss
Mauds Miller, of New York, at
the Columbia Yacht Club after
they ran their motor boats from
Charitable Organization at
Dallas Prepares .for
DALLAS, Not. S The annu
al tea and collection of garments
of the Needlework Guild ot Am
erica was held In the Presbyter
Ian church, Friday afternoon. A
fine display was made this year,
with blankets, bed linen, towels,
undergarments, . shirts. baby
clothing and many .other articles
representing the contribution of
each member who is required to
gire two new garments as their
dues. Used clothing Is also tak
en, but does not count tor a mem
bership. Mrs. B. F. Preston is president
of the guild, and there are eigh
teen directors responsible for the
work of giving out the garments
to needy families. Last year over
400 articles were given out In ad
dion to used garments.
Mrs. J. O. Orsdel and Mrs. M.
M. Ellis presided at the tea table
and were assisted by Mrs. W. V.
Fuller and Mrs.' J. R. Allgood.
Miss Mildred Marcy. entertained
with a reading and Miss Gene
vieve Coad sang a solo, accom
panied0 by i Mrs. G. P. MacGregor.
Pennsylvania Company to
: Proceed ,Wi$tTW0rk and. ;
- Report in 30 Days
SILVERTON, Nov. 8 The Sil
verton citizen's hotel committee,
consisting of 40 men who each
pledged $50 toward the survey
of the hotel situation at Silver
ton, met Thursday evening and
instructed the board of directors
to proceed with the matter of
making such a survey at Silver
ton. The board met Friday after
noon and authorized the signing
of the contract with the Hocken
bury Systems of Pennsylvania.
This corporation will now make a
survey and will report to the ho
tel committee of the Silverton
chamber of commerce within two
weeks or 30 days. Alf O. Nelson
and Robert Duncan compose the
hotel committee from the cham
ber of vooimerce.
UNION HILL GRANGE
UNION HILL. Nov. 8. Union
Hill grange No. 728 held Its reg
ular monthly meeting November
6 with a good attendance. The
first and second degree was con
ferred on six new members and
two names were proposed for
An invitation was extended
from the Silverton grange to our
drill team to put on first and
second degree work at that place
November 28 and was accepted.
It was voted to make the next
regular meeting of the Home
Economics club, which is the sec
ond Wednesday of each month,
an all day meeting and clean the
hall and grounds. Also plant
flowers. There will be a basket
dinner and all members who can
are asked to attend.
After the meeting adjourned,
a pot luck lunch was served and
a social hour enjoyed.
SERVICE STATION IMPROVED
INDEPENDENCE, Nov. 8
The Oregon Service station at the
corner Second end Monmouth
streets is being remodeled.
A new; greasing equipment Is
being installed, a picket fence is
being built around two sides, new
lights and other improvements
are to be added.
BACK FROM SOUTH
HAYESVILLE. Nov. 8 Mr
and Mrs. Roy Westley have re
turned home after spending sev
eral weeks visiting friends and
relatives in California.
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f" . - .
Detroit Their next destination
is Miami and after that St.
Louis. . ( This -will complete . a '
f.OOO-mlls endurance run.
Special Gragi -
' At North HovoeU
NORTH HOWELL, Nor.
Ik A special- meeting has
bees called foe Monday eve
ning, November 10, at the
grange hall, for the peu-poee
of conferring the third and
fourth, degree on candidates.
The meeting is opem to all
grangers and the members
of the North Howell degree
team as well as substitutes
are requested to be present
in uniform and with regalia
at 8:00 p. m.
Candidates are Henry
Eder and O. Paulson.
Date is Changed to Avoid
Conflict; Elaborate Plans
NORTH HOWELTT, Not. 8
The date of the North Howell
corn show has been changed
from November 21 to November
19. This will be on Wednesday
and the change was made be
cause we do not wish to conflict
with the Silverton corn show
The ladies of the grange home
economics club were entertained
last Thursday at the attractive
home of Mrs. Lena Wiesner in
Business pertaining to the
coming corn show on November
19 occupied practically all the
short afternoon. The date was
decided upon and it was also de
cided to have a "bargain coun
ter.' For this counter, which will
be 'managed by thebiembers of
the agricultural committee, every
one Is asked to donate one or
more articles to be sold.
The list is broad and Includes
vegetables, fancy work, fruits,
nuts, canned meats or fruit or
vegetables, bulbs, flower plants.
This bargain counter promises to
be novel and interesting as well
The dinner menu was also de
cided upon and the dinner com
mittee will soon make out lists
We have been promised some
singing by the Girls Glee club re
cently organized In the local
school and the older boys and
girls are gathering a short play
ready under Mrs. L. A. Esson's
These numbers will be for the
program hours part of which
will be given in the afternoon
and part at night. There will also
be speeches and other music.
, Members present at this meet
ing included, Mrs. J. S. Coomler,
Mrs. Ellis Stevens, Daisy Bump,
Caroline Aspinwall, Lulu Wies
ner, Mattie Vinton, Helen Wies
ner, Mrs. Guy Dow, Amy Beer,
Mrs. M. A. Dunn. Dimma Cline
and the hostess, Mrs. E. C. Wies
At the close of the session Mrs.
Wiesner, assisted by Amy Beer
served a very delicfous lunch.
JEFFERSON, Not. 8. Mr.
and Mrs. Leland Wamsley and
family of Dever district, have
moved onto the farm of J. B.
Wamsley, father of Leland
Wamsley. J. B. has gone to
Blodgett where he Is employed
as night watchman, in a saw
mill purchased by Reed Broth
ers, former Dever residents.
Leland Wamsley has lived on
the Henry Hoefer farm for a
number of years, where he was
The house they vacated was
occupied the next day by Mr. and
Mrs. William Turcott and fam
ily, and their daughter, Mrs.
Wright, who is a former Califor
nia resident. Mrs. Wright ac
companied her parents back to
Oregon, after they had been vis
iting her for some time. They
W. U. S. CLASSES
- PUBLISH PAPERS
WOODBURN. Not. 8 As spe
cial class "projects, the three
Junior English classes of Wood
burn high school, have published
class papers as Part of their
work l.n journalism. Each class
published its own paper and the
staffs were chosen ' from the
class. 'The names ot the papers
are " 'Z2 Runabout," "Wireless
Pup." and "The Junior Gasette."
The "Wireless Pup" and "Junior
Gazette" are four-page papers
and-the " '82 Runabout" Is a six-page-sheet.
Staffs of the papers were cho
sen by the students." The "Run
about" was edited by Rea Mc
Peak. the ''Junior . Gazette" by
Delmer Ramsdell, and the "Wire
less Pup" by Ralph NIbler. Miss
Helen McPherson is Junior Eng
lish teacher at Woodburn.
' INDEPENDENCE. Not. 8
The Odd Fellows lodge entertain
ed the Dallas lodge Thursday
night, the visiting lodge exempli
fied the nrst degree, orougnt one
candidate - with them and Inde
pendence lodge had three.
There were 30 members who
attended from Dallas and a large
attendance here, making, a good
meeting. y At a late hour a lunch
was served la the bano.net room.
TO BE TODAY
Early Oregon Pioneer to be
Laid to Rest at
HUBBARD,' Not. 8 Funeral
services for the late Oeorge J.
Wolfer will be held at the Hub
bard city hall Sunday afternoon
at 1:30 o'clock. Rev. S. E. Long
of Salem will officiate as request
ed by Mr. Walter in his directions
for his funeral found In a box In
His remains are at the Miller
undertaking parlors at Aurora
where Mr. Wolfer wished ttm to
remain four days before burial.
This last also one of his requests
found in the box.
Numerous Exhibits and Va
ried Programs Feature
INDEPENDENCE, Nov. 8.
The Independence Corn show
opened Friday and continued
throughout Saturday with even
ing sessions both days.
There were attractive displays
of corn, commercial products.
vegetables, flowers, eggs, alfal
fa hay, honey, and animals. The
judging was done Friday after
Mr. -Bressman of the farm crep
department of 1 the Oregon 'State
college,' JuVTged the eorn 'and
other farm products.
Miss Case of the same college.
judged the culinary and home
economics classes. Mr. Mead
judged the honey. Mrs. T. J.
Edwards of Monmouth judged
The program which was given
Friday night Included:
Selection by Wunders orches
tra; solo by D. Geoge C. Knott;
reading. Elizabeth Baker; solo,
Helen Newton; talk. E. N. Bress
man; selection, Girls' Glee club
of high v school: free dance.
The Saturday evening pro
gram consisted of:
Selection by the orchestra; so
lo, Mrs. M. J. Butler; instrumen
tal trio, Marjorle Wunder, Glen-
na Hiltibrand, Midge Hewitt; a
number by training school under
direction of Mrs. Harry Keeney;
talk. . Mr., Ballard. Oregon State
college: vocal sextette. Oregon
State normal school; free dance.
MONITOR, Not. 8. L. D.
Lenon, local farm machinery
dealer, held an all day auction
sale of stock and used farm ma
chinery Thursday at his place of
Several hundred people were
present, coming from as far
away at Oregon City, Stayton
These sale&Aare semi annual
affairs with Mr. Lenon, each fall
and spring he sells at auction the
accumulated stock and machin
ery taken In exchange on new
The farmers look forward to
these sales, as their needs can
usually be satisfied, as a great
variety of goods Is offered for
sale, one can buy most anything
from a monkey wrench to a hay
baler. Mr. Lenon reports a very
good sale and the bidding brisk
In spite of the hard times the
farmers are complaining of.
The Ladies' Aid society of the
Congregational church sold din
ner in the hall and they, too, re
port a very busy day.
MEETS AT HICKREALL
RICKREALL, Nov. 8 The No
vember meeting of the Rickreall
Woman's Missionary society met
at the home of Mrs. S. J. Lowry
on Thursday afternoon, Novem
ber 8, most of the members be
ing present.: The meeting was
presided over by the president,
Mrs. Fisher, Miss Plank and Mies
Lowry read interesting clippings
and Mrs. Burch reviewed two
chapters of the study book "The
It was voted to send a Christ
mas package to the Evangelical
missionaries at Tokyo and Mrs.
Fisher was Instructed to select
and send the gifts.
After a short business session
the meeting was adjourned.
JEFFERSON, Not. 8 Mrand
Mrs. C. W. Mccarty and daugh
ter Joy of Silverton, have moved
their household goods Into D. M.
Burnetts - residence near the
worth city limits. Joy enrolled in
the senior class of the Jefferson
high school, last Monday.
James Johnston returned from
Portland Sunday, where ho had
been attending the Shriners con
tention. He was the guest of Mr.
and Mrs. D. C. Thorns during his
stay in the city.-
Mrs. Paul Smith motored to
Albany Tuesday to visit her cou
sin," Fred Hochspeler, who 1 was
badly Injured, : while as deputy
sheriff, tried to arrest a drunken
man at Crabtree.
Mr. and Mrs. F. J. Wright
man are enjoying a vacation ot
about three weeks. They will
spend some time visiting their
son Frank Wrlghtxnan at Puy
allup. Wash., and down the coast
stopping at a number vf the at
tractive beaches on the route.
Mrs. Mary Ramsdell, first Stats
policewoman in the United States,
talked before the Massachusetts
Civic League at Boston, Mass. Mrs.
Ramsdell is shown above after he
address to the league.
Savings Bank is : Started by'
Pupils to Encourage
RICKREALL, Nov.- 8 The
Rickreall grade school has just
finished the first six weeks per
iod. Some very good work Is be
ing done under the direction of
the critic teachers. Miss Marjorle
Davis assl Miss Katherlne McEw
en and their corp of student
teachers from the normal.
The four upper grades have or
ganized a bank ot their own
known as the "Rickreall Savings
bank'," Miss Davis president. Bill
Rowell,. vice president and Don
ald Ross, cashier. It is proposed
that when any child's account
shall reach $1 it shall be depos
ited in a regular bank designated
by the parents. The "cage" was
built by the boys and the depos
it books made by the girls of the
"Thrift" has been the subject
of study and discussion in all the
grades, and the eighth grade class
presented a short play "What is
Thrift?" before the student body
meeting last week.
In the lower room the pupils
of the third and' fourth grades
are editing a newspaper, entitled
"School News" with Daryl Ross
as editor; with Miss Sutton ad
visor. The reporting, writing and
proof reading are all done by the
pupils of the room.
Hop Sales Are
Reported i by
INDEPENDENCE. Nov. 8
Davidson and Hedge have sold
217 bales of hops at 12 cents
to E. C. Horst Co.
T. A. Llvesley have purchased
the following from A. J. Haener,
188 bales, H. S. Woods 77 bales
and W. W. Newton 47 bales, the
sale of hops ranging in price from
12 H to 13 cents.
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SEASON IS CLOSED
Satisfactory Year Reported
Despite Smaller Pack
I Than Usual
SILVEIITON. Not. 8 Aetiv
ties ot the Silverton Food Pro
ducts company, the local co-operative
cannery have ceased for the
season. Because of the short crop
of fruit this past summer the
pack, is not as large as that of
last year and due to market con
ditions the local cannery curtail
ed production on some varieties.
The greatest Item of the sea
son at the .Silverton Food Pro
ducts company was the pack ot
the Kentucky Wonder . beans,
which was closed with 7000 cases
filled, of which at least SO per
cent! has already been moved.
.The .prune pack, for which the
local cannery has gained a wide
reputation, was extremely small
this year because of the bad har
vesting condition. The three day
rain, which fell just as the
prunes were maturing, ripened
them all at once, causing consid
erable ruin. As everywhere els
In the valley, the Evergreen
blackberry crop was greatly re
duced because of the disease
known among cannery men as
the "Red. Disease." M. C. Storrus
te, manager .of the local plant,
and Ed Nelson of the company
board, will attend the annual
meeting of the State Horticultur
al society to be held at Eugene
Wednesday. One of the chief
topics of discussion at this meet
ing) will be the Evergreen dis
ease that has lessened the Oregon
crop to such an extent the iast
fewi years. McWhorr of Oregon
State cofllege's horticultural de
partment and Ray'Glatt, man
ager of. the. Woodburn Bei'tV 3
GrowerV SssoAation',: will "both
speak on the disease. The local
men are looking forward with in
terest to the report from the com
mittee which has been studying
the same condition In California
where the disease has been of a
Season Was Good
Mr. Storruste, is speaking of
cannery conditions, - said that
even during the present condi
tions the local cannery succeeded
in doing reasonably well during
the past season. He said that he
did not think much surplus would
be dumped on the market at a
cheap price next spring as - had
been done in previous years, and
that because of the general clean
-up ot surplus fruit which will be
necessary this winter as the pack
is so short, the "outlook for next
season can be faced optimistic
ally. Mr. Storruste also reported
that the. strawberry vines were
doing exceptionally well this au
tumn, and the canned fruit was
in a fine condition because of the
abundance of rain since summer.
The annual meeting of the lo
cal cannery will be held the sec
ond Monday In January.
GERVAIS, Nov. 8 Mr. and
Mrs. M. J. Mahoney were in
Portland Saturday where they at
tended the Pacific International
Live Stock, show. Frank Roeser
carried the mall on route 1 dur
ing his absence. '
Mrs. A. B. Minaker and Mrs.
A. B. Adklsson were In Wood
burn Wednesday afternoon to at
tend Open House held by the
Woman's club of that city.
Mr. and Mrs. 3. J. Moisan went
to .Wren Sunday and spent the
day at the home of their brother-in-law,
Ira Vincent and fam
ily. Gervals people In Salem Mon
day were George Cole, Jark Bit
de, George Roeser, Mr. and Mrs,
J. E. Cutsworth, Mrs. J. V. Kep
plnger and Mrs. I. V. McAdoo.
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