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In It's Fifty-third Y e a fo i Publication.
Volume No. 53
Estacada, Oregon, i : :<
City Park Group
V invites Attendance
this Person & That tat Mon. Eve Meet
Single Copy 10c
Dr. Price Earned ' ¿sunt /3N to ci the Yeur
j Meet Should ke
The Estacada Park
mission w ill meet Monday ev
and Floy Wade
ening at 7:30 P.M. at Howard
v m — ;
purchased the north Estacada
A t this time
as Smith’s office.
Wade’s) on Feb. 14, 1926 and plans w ill be made- for the
signed the legal papers for its clearing of the
sale on Feb. 14, 1957, to a Seat Park area. It w ill be necessary
for someone to donate power
They got 22c
gallon for the
first gasoline I equipment to aid in the cl(.ar-
they sold in 1926 and 36c a gal
lon for the last they sold
in type of wheel or small cater
Nobody would guess pillar tractor and lengtns
what gasoline w ill be worth 31 chain. Those o f you who are in
years hence and
most folks position to help in this
think that automobiles w ill be ject are invited Jo atttend the
run by atomic powcr then.This Monday evening meeting.
continual ownership 31 years
not only beats anything in Es- B O Y SCOUTS SELL
HOUSE NUMBERS HERE
else. The Wades retained ow
The Clackamas County Medical Society and a group of citizens
Estacada Boy Scout
nership of their home on the
210 with their leaders,
Estacada’s Dr. Allvn M .‘ Price as Clackamas County’s
premises but have m ovcd it to
Grove and Ernie Price, made
the south half ot the grounds,
the Year’’ according to a Monday report. The award
the rounds of town Saturday to
which they did not sell. Then-
finish a project
was made for outstanding service to his community professionally
home now faces east
last summer and fall of seling
from the Estacada high school.
and civicly beyond the call of duty, so to speak.
Ralph was bom at Olix, Ore
numbers. Since all streets have
The Estacada community heartily concurs with the wise choice.
gon, and Floy Harlen in Wis
been renamed it required new
It was destiny that
Price has given unselfishly of his time and abilities workng
house numbers too.
they met in Estacada with
People not home and folks
bettermentof the Estacada community. His guidance of
high school romance in
who are renting their houses
Planning Commission has resulted in municipal
pect, as both graduated from
create problems. I f renters do
Estacada High in 1924. Their
progress that is an achievement for a town of Estacada’s size.
not want to foot the bill for a
two children, Wade and Flor-
number set, they should see if
Besides the inspiration he has offered for city betteiment, the
ence, also graduated from the i . . . ,
. . .
, their landlord would defray the
facts speak for themselves. Outstanding are the rezoning o f the
Darleen Phillips, and they live
City, renaming, marking and numbering of street and addresses
with their three
north Estacada. Wayne officiat- «
and the start onwhat will eventually be a modern street lighting
ed around the Wade servee sta- /|C l//IC f #lf|CfVOf* i C l S
for the entire town. It has taken perseverance, patience,
tion most o f his life. Florence,
their daughter, married Otto
diplomacy and the ability to withstand criticism to accomplish
things. Dr. Price does not entirely agree with these state
three children live at Eugene.
Ralph and F loy have
ments, and gives no small amourtl of credit to the splendid help
Acting Mayor Dave Horner,
lished a reputation o f stability
from theEstaeada City Council, past and present.
in the absence o f Mayor Bob
and reliabilty not only in their i *"
business associations but in ev- fw em n ch , «t®8
erything fo r the betterment o f week o f March
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■ " to 7- 23 as city m
the town and community .Both widc P T A week.Special atten-
Ralph and Wayne jumped onto ' t*on ‘s called to the P T A activ-
the fire hose cart in the years , ities occuring on Thursday and
o f its beginning and still take Friday o f this week,
an active interest in the Estaca
Fun for everyone from baby
da fire department. Ralph and FORMER L O C A L M AN
sister to Great Grandpa is pro
Floy are members o f the Odd
DIES IN C A L IF O R N IA
mised at the Estacada
P T A ’s Program, a part o f the
Fellows and Rebekah frater
Kickaroo this Friday evening, Soil Bank, is now in operation
Mr. Thomas Hanrahan, form
in Clackamas County.
nities. Floy was organist
for er resident of Estacada. passed
Clcckamas March 22. It will be held In
long range conservation
the Rebekahs for
14 years. away at the home of his niece,
River Chamber o f Commerce the Grade School basement be-
gram is designed to retire mar
The most welcome
news to Mrs. M. J. Ccrnio in Ventura, president Hershel York turned gining at 7:30 P. M.
their scores of
and California. Feb. 28.
This is the
groups annual ginal or low producing
He was his office over to Bill Wymore,
from crop production, and shift
neighbors is that they are go buried in the fam ily plot at the
popular Barton meichant
their future utilization into a
ing to remain here and continue Calvary Cemetery
in Grand the Chamber meeting Monday the usual vaudeville.
to be interested in
Estacada Forks, North Dakota.
Mayrose Godsey permanent cover o f grasses anu
and be among its best boosters.
legumes, or forest trees.
Surviving relatives are
his. N ew members o f the
boprd and Jean Smith announce that
Good citizens, good friends and widow; one sister, Mrs.
To accomplish this intended
Wm. are Paul Treckeme
(retiring among the many attractions
good folks in every way,
they Dunlop o f Beaverton, Oregon;!
diversion to Permanent cover,
vice- president; Ernie Rynning
are hard to beat.
anu the United States Government,
and two nieces, Mrs. Harry Nis- 1 replacing Bill Ronayne, Chuck skill and novelty game»,
jitney dancing in
gym. through th" Department of A g
son o f Taft,Oregon and Mrs. W. Baker and T y Correll.
riculture, has agreed to enter
M arjorie Moss has lived in C. Meyers of Otis. Oregon.
Reports are coming in from There w ill be lots of prizes and
into variable long term
Estacada for nearly forty years
a questionaire forwarded to the rumor has t that the busy chair
tracts with owners o f eligible
and has made
milling operations in the area
land on an annual “ rental pay
during that time who w ill be
as to the availability o f chips donating pies, so no lack of re
pleased to know that
tht could be used in some man freshments is forseen.
now in better health than
concession County this annual payment is
ner of hardboard or chipboard
was a fe w years ago. Since the
10c each, so $13 per acre per year for the
Returns indi ticket will cost
death of her husband, Jake, she
parted length of the individual con
cate the feasibility o f the in plan to attend and be
has continued to live at Iter old
(B y Sgt. Renfro)
stallation o f such an operation.
In addition to the annual ac
home across the street from
The parents o f
Co. “ D’s” The next step on the basis of sant manner.
reage payment, the producer
the grade school building and young men can w ell be proud information on hand w ill be to
can receive 80 percent o f the
she considers it very fortunate of their part time soldiers,their try to interest someone in such
cost o f establishing the
that she has Mrs. L ila Scott, a ability to adapt themselives to an endeavor.
manent cover, including lim e
newcomer to these parts,living the concepts o f basic military
stone, seed and seeding,
with her.Way back in the days training is commendable.
LEN TEN P L A Y BOOKED
seed bed preparation;
when M arjie first came to Esta
During the past fe w weeks
A T MT. A N G E L
and tree planting; or the estab
cada, those around at that time the men o f Co. ‘D’ have receiv
lishment o f
Mount A n gel Abbey: Philip
remember her as
running a ed instruction on basic
laundry back o f where the Day tary subjects as military cour Turner’s powerful “ Christ
Minimum requirements for
Lumber Co. is today. She didnt tesy and customs o f the serv the Concrete City” w ill be pre
stay there Very long,'but
got ice, uniform regulations
The American Legion duly eligibility under the conserva
and sented Snnday, A pril 7 by the
Mount Angel. celebrated their 38th birthday tion Reserve are as follows;
into her regular
business o f the disassembly and assembly seminarians o f
(1 ) The acreage to be
conducting a restaurant, where o f various types of weapons,all According to R ev. Gabriel Mor last Sunday
play members and many fr iends.A verted must be tillable
she remained fo r many years, of which are part o f the basic ris, O.S.B., director, the
giving satisfactory service
to military training phase which was produced in N ew York last pot luck dinner ws served
to land, which may or may no,
all. Her many friends congrat- helps the new soldier to adapt November. The enthusiastic re aboht 100 people; visiting be be in a permanent cover al
ulate her and wish fo r her im- himself to army life
and to views and the modem setting ing enjoyed later.
(2 ) The farm must have a
proving health and many more prepare him to receive advan- led to its choice as the annual
years o f living.
ced training in
occupational Lenten production in the H ill who served the Post thru the
years present were
Sy L a w A U X IL IA R Y LAD IE S DO
There are two Oregonians in rence. Forrest Erickson,
Ray and Louise Turner have
The officers and non commis
W ELFARE W ORK
ot Stormer, Larry Meade.
lived in Estacada for 13 years sioned officers o f Co. ‘D’ are of the cast of six: Jack K ra ll
large group o f w o
many the highest caliber and are do
Millard. Russell Reed. Adoph men o f American Legion A u x
It is with great sor ing an excellent job presenting Angel.
A mail order system for the Still, Ray Gordon. Bill Christ iliary, met in their hall for
row those friends realize
the the instruction and
day of sewing. They also made
2 P.M. enson. Merle Marshall.
time sale o f tickets to both
almost hopeless struggle Louise the training o f our part
and 8 P.M. performances
has made against cancer.
Past presidents present were more paper flowers
Sgt. Renfro, assistant unit ad been set up at Mt. Angel Sem Daisy Tracy, Evoyn Lawrence, Veterans hospital wheel chair
has been a great try and
Prices have not been Lois Erickson., Mary Millard, parade.
only chance she has to survive visor. states that “ w e have the inary.
They had on hand a
would be a so-called miracle. potential, the leadership, and raised with $1 for adults and Mary Reed. Eva Dooley, Gladys
the ability to develop Co. 'D ’ 50c for children and students Stormer, Dorothy Showerman , number o f finished gowns and
She recently jjeclared that if
trained, still maintained for this annual Grace Still. Helen Christenson pajamas fo r children;
she must go she preferred
to into one o f the best
number o f pretty dresses
the pre-Easter event.
and Leila Gordon
stay in Estacada with her hus best equipped and one o f
small girls for Portland Child
band rather than in a hospital. most effective units
M RS DR H A L L STR IC K E N
Immanuel Lutheran Church, welfare Center- One quilt was
As long as there is life there is State o f Oregon.”
Mrs. R.I. Hall had a stroke at Main A Center. Sandy, Oregon. finished and another started.At
hope. 80 stay on, Louise.
A L G A N O B A C K IN OFFICE
Sunday service*, 8:30 and 11 noon a pot luck dinner was ser
her home Friday eve. She man
Ina Chevron, Gladys
Lenten services, W ed ved to
A1 Gano who has been absent aged to call neighbors who got A M.
A boy seeing a girl crying on
Sunday School Stormer. Eva Dooley,
the school grounds come up to from U. S. Forest Service office the doctor to her. She was tak nesdays 7:30
his arm i for several weeks when he was en by ambulance to Portland at 9:45 A. M.The public is cor Marshall, Nona Reed,
around her and asked,
“ Isn't ill with pneumonia is now back General hospital. Her hosband. dially invited. W A. Loedtke, Still. Sue Aycock, Lois Erick
son, Daisy Tracy, Leila Gordon,
Dr. Hall, died a short time ago pastor.
Continued on page 6
at his desk.
p * .....
' t A L.-? h 1 *
$2.50 Per Year
By Our Senator
Herbert Williams, Estacada
, P T A program chairman,
j nounces a program of special
interest for the meeting to br
: held this Thursday eve., March
1 21 in the high school auditor-
A guidance panel, with Dr.
health officer, as moderator,
will be featured. Members o f
the. panel w ill be Dr. Dan Bill-
meyer, pediatrition; Miss El
iabeth Graham, special educa
tion teacher at Milwaukie; and
Mrs. K t-mper of the Clackamas
County welfdre depit'.
The grade school band direc
ted by Joe Barr plans to
sent some muscial numbers.
Nomination o f next year’s
officers will be held during the
business meeting presided over
by Mrs. Woody Miller.
will serve refreshments during
the social hour.
w il begin at 7:30 P.M.
There will be a report on the
high hchool hot lunch program
for the coming year.
By Senator Howard C. Belton
You have probably read
the daily press that Democratic
leaders in the legislature have
declared their intention to hold
th general fund budget for the
next biennium down
$265 million as a mark to shoot
at. The announcement o f this
decision was contained
statement issued by the office
o f Rep. Pat Dooley, Speaker of
If the Democrats who have
a majority on the
means committee, which pass
es judgment on general
appropriations, are serious
setting this budget ceiling they
have not been paying attention
to what has been
around the legislature for the
past eight weeks.
It has been my privilege to
serve on this powersul 'egisla-
The Blood Bank which has
! tive committee at every Session
been coming to Estacada
skip us this year and will be in since 1941 and to serve as
Sandy instead. The date is Tues ! chairman o f the joint sommit-
day, March 26, at the
Sandy teo for three sessions. Based up-
Women’s Club from 4 to 7 P.M. j on this experience it
Donors are also solicited from
Estacada and any prospective | Democratic leaders is just
donor please call Mrs. Hap Doo attempt to take the
o ff the hook. Either that or it
ley at Estacada 6F12.
is a definite repudiation of G ov
ernor Holmes’ campaign pro
The ways and means commit
tee now has in its
bills calling for appropriations
totalling $314 million. This rep
“ Soil Bank Base” whichis the resents an increase o f $54 mil
average of the 1955 and 1956 lion over the balanced budget
acreage of soil depleting crops ' presented to the legislature by
form er governor Elmo Smith.
grown on the farm.
(3) The producer must en Most of this excess represents
ter into a contract and agree definite comitments made by
not to utilize the Conservation Governor Holmes during his
Reserve Acreage for any pur campaign including the propos
pose, for the term of the con ed $40 per census child increase
tract. The contract period may in the basic school fund. Also
be 3,5 or 10 years, where grass included in thus excess
is the cover, or
and 15 million for a
years where forest trees
are program promised by the go v
ernor and the restoration o f $2
(4 ) The producer must also million to the budget for High
agree to control the spread of er Education to which the go v
noxious weeds o ff the Conserv ernor is also committed.
ation Reserve designated acre
The $265 million budget ceil
ing set by Democrats
The Soil Bank Program is be sents an increase o f only $5 m il
ing administered by your local lion over th,. Smith budget.This
Agricultural Stabilization and means that any new money in
Conservation County Office, at excess o f $5 million which this
Any Clackamas session might decide to appro
County Farm owner or operat priate will have to come out o f
or who is interested in this new the Smith budget. While I am
program is urged to contact the ready to admit there might be
ASC office as soon as possible some fat in the Smith budget I
fo r details on the program as do not believe any substantial
it may fit
The cuts can be made without Ser
deadiline or signing 1957 con iously impairing or curtailing
tracts is A p rl 15.
Also funds essential state services, or stop-
are rapidly being depleted, and png construction o f new
anyone interested in the Con much needed buildings.
For instance, if w e
must act quickly, or they may give the school people the $40
not be able to participate due million increase in the
to lack o f program
funds in school fund they are asking for,
Oregon for 1957.
it seems we must trim $35 mill
The ASC office address is 660 ion out o f the Smith budget.If
McLoughlin Boulevard, Glad - we approve only a $20 million
stone, Oregon and the
phone increase in the
fund, it means we w ill have to
number is Oregon City 6414.
trim $15 million out
Minnie Forman. Blanch Show Smith budget. And this makes
erman, Bessie Meade.
Meta no allowance for any o f the oth
Kiggins. Men who came
in er projects to wheih this
for the dinner w( re Hap Dool ministration is committed.
ey, Larry Meade, Oral Storm
I feel that the governor has
ir. Frank Chevron and Frank laid himself open to
Continued on page 6
Blood m otile to be
Sandy Tue.M ar 26 j
P. T.A.äick-a Roo important Mews h r Farmers on Soil
Wymore new C. of Offers Fumai Eve . Bank Contracts for April 15, Deadline
Reserve Unit 0. ft.
on Progress Show
P. T. A.
FRIDAY, MARCH 22,
ESTACADA GRADE SCHOOt.
Fun For All!