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Volume No. 53
Estacada, Oregon, Friday September 20, 1957
Important Junior High School Vote
This Tuesday; Needs Estacada Votes
The Junior High
w ill be voted upon next Toes—
day Sept. 24 from 2 to 8 PM.
Each elementary school
S ch ool District w ill hold an el-
. ection in each building for the
purpose of voting on the propo
sal to extend the Union
School curriculum down to in
clude the 7thand 8th
This would mean that the edu
cating o f all the 7th and
grades o f each elementary dis
trict would be the responsibil
ity o f the Estacada Union High
district. This election would be
a step towards
building problems of the schoo’
Night Fire Destroys Home at De!ph Creek
Mew Road Has
An auto accident on the new
nesday afternoon sent
people to the hospital.
A 1955 Chev driven by Veral
L ee Collins, 23 o f Mulino.skid-;
ded 191 feet and hit the 1946 ;
Chev driven by M att F. Ott of
Estacada route two according
The Currinsville- Cazadero- Delph Creek aflame.
to report by Chief o f
Police Estacada Volunteer Fire
De The picture was taken shortly
partment was called out again after the arrival o f the fire de
Barden said Collins was criti at 3:00 A.M. Tuesday morning partment.
The fire was kept
cally injured and the passenger by Rev. Ernest Bontrager
Oil from spreading t4 the
in his car Dick Lias of Molalla Garfield who discovered
suffered a broken arm.
Ott of the residences on the
The property Itas owned by
sustained broken ribs and bad State Hatchery
at Robert M ills of Route 1
knee lacerations. Collins was
taken to Oregon C ity hospital 1957 GRADS WHO
and Ott and Lias to the
W IL L A TTE N D COLLEGE
tors’ Hospital in Oregon City.
1957 graduates from Estaca
da Union High School who are
going to attend college are. At
O.S.C. — Homer Anders; Neil
V itginia Garrett
Edwarls; Donald Proctor; Lin prttgram chairman of the P T A
Janice program schedued for
a day, Sept. 19 at 8 P.M. at the
A t U. of Oregon- Estacada GraAe School announ-
Kenneth R. Vaughn o f Eagle scholarship.
Creek route one died o f injur- LaDonna Anderson and James es \hat as t^je^ve.Mng number
’program * they
ics sustained in n logging serf-
and scheduled the K G W -T V panel
dent Wednesday, Sept. 18.
He was assisting Lloyd A le x Clark College- Winnie Shibley. discussion which was present-
ander in straightening his log
ed over that television station
load when a log dislodged and
This program is
I given under the title of Esta-
fell on him. He died almost in
1 cada and the Look Ahead.’The
Coroner Peake was
panel members are: Mayor Ro-
called and the body was taken
I bert Weinrich;P-resident o f the
to the C layville mortuary.
The Dodge Community Club Council- David Horner; Plan-
met at the hall Friday,
Sept. j ning Commission
MISS LA U D E R B A C K
Present at the meeting j Ray Hayden; City Attorney -
WEDS IN P O R T L A N D 13.
Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Laud- were Judge Latourette; Darrel ! John C. Caldwell and Jim An
and Vern : derson for the Upper Clacka-
erback announce the marriage Jones;
of their daughter, Judith Hel- Moehnke to discuss the possi j mas Chamber of
es to Thomas Joseph Barrett, bilities of refurbishing the Hil- City Recorder R. R. Cooke acts
i as the moderator.
son o f Mrs. Lucy Barrett
of lockburn Road.
Member of the Community
A t the time this program was
Postland at a 4 PM ceremony
Sept. 7 in the rectory o f
St. Club told o f the poor visibility prepared fo r television
corners were several
Francis Church, Portland, Rev. on the various
McMahon performing the cere along the road and told of the | made that w e feel would be of
accidents and near
accidents interest and may answer some
Attendants were Mr.and Mrs that have been caused by these j o f the questions in your mind
Mr. Moehnke prom after seeing the original
Ervin W hetstone, uncle
have his j gram or when you hear it
aunt o f the bride. Members of ised that he would
a | the P.T.A.
both families w ere present for brush clearing crew out in
First, the televised program
reception very short time to remedy this
which was held at the home of situation.This w ill be only for ! was to be taken from records
temporary relief as the county o f the city over the past
the groom's mother.
Mr. and Mrs. Chester CftJuld
and and one-half years, second, it
After a honeymoon in Calif is planning to straighten
o f Estaacda are the parents of they w ill make their home in widen some of the worst com was to be an educational pro
a daughter born in Oregon C i Portland. The bride is a gradu ers as soon as all arrangements gram directed at and for
can be made.
benefit of small
ate of Estacada schools.
ty on Sept. 11.
the local attractions as
were not to be
two meetings and in consulta
tion with Helen Platt, Educa
tional Director for K G W -T V :
and because the recreational
areas of the Mt.Hood National
Forest and the
developments o f the PGE Co.
were permitted to promote the
Estacada community to a great
er degree than was given
other programs. It must
remembered that the program
was set up to these standards:
“ What the city had— what was
proposed— what was
plished and what is now being
done.” It took mny hours of
each panel members time
prepare his part and condense
it in order that
would be covered and also stay
within the time lim it o f 28 1-2
minutes allowed for the entire
Summer TV Show
On P J .A . Program
Eagle Creek Jl/lan
Dies of Injuries
$2.50 Per Year
>p/ ngwater br^nge ana bartieSa
G ra n jr Having Fairz Saturday
districts. If the vote is
able to the proposal a bond is
sue election w ill be held soon
to build a Junior High School
building to house 7th, 8th and
9th grades or build a new high
school and use the old
school building to house
7th 8th and 9th grades.
Any person a resident o f one
of the elementary districts six
months and registered 30 days
is eligible to vote. There is no j
voting at the high school build
ing Tuesday but ballots w ill be
cast in each elementary district. I
A m ajority o f the elementary
districts must vote for the pro-1
posal as w ell as a m ajority of
the total votes.
Past Noble Grands
The Rebekah and Odd Fel-
lo Lodges and their
had a sumptuous pot luck din
ner on Wednesday
About 65 persons w ere there
to enjoy the dinner.
A t 8 o’clock
meeting was opened by Noble
Grand Jean Smith.
cheer were sent to A lbert H it
ching; Martha Myers and Kath
were happy to have Ruby and
Barnley Pulley o f Cutler City
with them.They are members
o f this lodge and form erly of
This was Past Noble Grands
Grands w ere escorted to
center o f the floor and honored
by the lodge.
Each one was
presented with a pretty hand
kerchief. M arilyn W alter sang
'On Galloway Bay’ and ‘Aut
Past Noble Grands present
were Fay Bancroft; Lorraine
Sagner; Erma Sarver;
M ollie Bates; Ruby Pulley; Sa
die Wade; Am y Rivers;
Hale; Evelyn Marshall;
Maye Eaton; Agnes Carpenter;
Ruth Cromer; Louvena Craw
ford; Lydia McConnell.
Tw o members o f the officers
staff put in their resignations
due to moving away. Fay Ban
croft resigned her office
District Deputy President and
Junior Past Noble Grand as she
is moving to
awhile. Darlene Wade resigned
her office os color bearer
she is moving to Salem.
Members on the serving com
mittee for this meeting were:
Ina and Frank Chevron; Gladys
and Oral Stormer. The tables
with fall sun flowers and leav
es by Eizabeth Ames and Bes
Single Copy 10c
-Beaver Creek Customer IVins Chev. & Groceries
The annual community fair Booth- Margaret Shibley and
w ill be held at the Springwater Grace Lundquist. Home Econ-
Grange hall Saturday,
21st. Everyone cordially invit- Jubb has announced that
ed to bring entries and all en- flow er judging w ill be done by
tries should be at the hall by 9 Garden Club rules.
AM on Saturday.
The home economics
The committees in charge art man has asked that all memb-
Cattle- Charles Stiter;Mr.Pratt; ers bring a pot luck dish to be
Evertt and John Shibley.- Hors- served with the noon meal. The
es- Bill Snyder;
Jack Akins lunch w ill include ham sand-
and Elwin Shibley. Sheep and wiches and hot dags. The pro-
swine- Del Gant; Jim Hamilton gram is scheduled at 2 P.M.foI-
and Hugh Marshall. Poultry- lowed by games and recreation
Ole Westman; Jack Dymtryk; at 3 PM
and Ted Hodgkiss.
James Martin; Floyd
The Garfield Grange
Whitrock and Matt Ott. Horti- w ill be held next
C. Sept. 21 at the Grange
Illig and Ray Miller. Flowers-
Bernice M iller horticulture; fruit; vegetables •
and Kathleen Akins.
Ladies canned goods:
Textiles- Erma Tenny and Bea- hobbies: quilts; photos
Domestic anything you wish t display.
Science- Mary Varitz and Mary Bring entries Friday ^M or on
4H- Gilbert Shibley. Saturday A M until 11.
Hobbies- Theda Tucker; Wm. There w ill be a sliver tea dur-
M iller and
Stiter. ing the afternoon and potluck
Games and recreation- Richard dinner starting at 6:30. An auc-
Guttridge;Tony Varitz and Ma- tion sale w ill follow o f donat-
ry Ellen Hodgkiss.
Program- ed goods.
M yrtle Dmytryk; Fred Horner picked up after 8 PM.
and Winnie Shibley.
Publici- Judges for the flow er
ty- M ildred Ott, M yrtle Dmy- w il be Grace Still and
was under lease to Mr. and Mrs tryk and Larry Meade. Church Ewalt.
E. Yokum who w ere
The Yokums w ere on
a trip and it is
whether they are
The house was partially cover
ed by insurance.
Surprised employees o f M ill
Joseph Glen Ebert was strick er Chevrolet Service reported
en with a heart attack at home for work Tuesday morning only
T U R K E Y & H A M DINNER
at Green River, Utah the even to find that some conscientious
HERE N E X T TU E SD A Y ing o f Sept. 3. He was taken to burglar or burglars had moved
th hospital at Price,Utah where half the garage
The Methodist Church w ill
he passed away Sept. 14.
tools; part supplies etc out dur
hold a Turkey and Ham dinner
He was born at Seneca. Mo. ing Sunday night.
on Tuesday, Sept. 24 for
April 12’ 1910. He attended the
Fred M cNally
benefit of the church
Dinner w ill be served grade and high school at Sen work Tuesday at 6 A M and im-
I mediately reported the
starting at 5:30 P.M.
Business College. He married lary to
Chief P olice Jim Bar
$1.25; Children under 14 years
Place — thV Estacada Lorraine Sherwood o f Veneta. den who called in the
Oklahoma in 1933. The Eberts officers.
moved to Oregon in 1942. He
As the investigation contin
was engaged in the shipwelding ued more equipment and mer-
I n T M
at Vancouver Shipyard. Before chadise was found to be miss
the war was over he was
Ervin Joyner who had
ployd as diesel engineer
for inadvertently picked up
the Western Transportation Co tools and placed them in
o f Portland. The Eberts moved tool box the night before was
He con-, minus box and tools. The cash
The Estacada P T A w ill hold to Estacada in 1944.
a meeting Thursday eve Sept. ducted a machine works at Es- register was found jimmied be
19 in the high school at 8 PM. taeda until 1950 when he was hind the
Mrs. Virginia Garrett
in engaged as Estacada City Supt. counter—
cash gone; checks
charge of the program and Mrs until he saw the completion of left.
Guy K eller is hospitality chair the new Estacada water system
As nearly as the present in
The teachers are to be in 1956.
ventory shows the loss sustain
In August this year Mr. Ebert ed was over $2000 and not cov
honored with a reception.,
Schlue P T A accepted a position as shop su ered by insurance.
president reoprts there w ill be perintendent of the Union Car-
A $100 reward has been pos
a P T A sponsored program on ' bide Nuclear Co. at Green R iv ted or information leading
K G W -T V October
3-10-17-24 er, Utah where he had worked the arrest or conviction o f the
at 10:30 AM. Parents are invi a week and two days before he felons.
was stricken with a heart
ted to see these programs.
Mr. and Mrs. Woody Miller
had left three days before the
SCHOOL FA C U LTIE S
He is survived by his widow robbery on a trip to
PIC N IC A T EAG LE FERN Lorraine; his mother Mrs. Rena and cannot be reached.
Monday evening the Estaca Ebert and children Edwin,Lar
da Oregon Edudation
Assn, ry and Elizabeth and a grand
Sunday visitors at the home
held a pot luck picnic at Eagle daughter.
of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Jones and
Fern Park for the faculties and
Funeral services w ill be held fam iy were Mr. and Mrs Wm.
cutodians o f the local grade and Friday, Sept 20 at 3:30 PM. at Bieker and 3 children.
high schools and their families. the C layville Chapel with ser principal o f the Sherman high
Before eating aduts and kids vices conducted by Rev. Violet school at Moro and was form
enjoyed a soft ball game
and Bolliger. Interment w ill be in erly on the high school faculty
Takes Glen Ebert
M iller Chevrolet
Meets Sept. 19.
School Faculties Enjoy Joint Eagle Fern Picnic
Mr. and Mrs. Jack Lauder-
back and small son of
Madere. Cal. visited his parents
Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Lauder-
back last weekend and attend
ed the wedding of his
Judy and Thomas Barrett
Dave Horner congratulates
Glen Harkness of Beavercreek
on his luck in winning the 1951
Chevrolet full of groceries
tion last Saturday. Mr. Hark-
nses was not
until pie w ere checked through the
Monday and picked up his prize store Sept. 12-13-14
after work. The award of the
The Chevrolet awarded Mr
car climaxed one o f the biggest Harkness was through courtesy
sales celebrations in the history o f M iller Chevrolet Service.
of Estacada. Over 6.000 peo-
To Anyone for information
leading to the arrest and con-
viction of the person or persons
A fine turnout o f
who burgalarized the
M iller I members and families enjoyed
Chevrolet Service the night o f the annual faculty get-together
1 at Eagle Fern Park on Monday
The one big
com- A Chapter and Jim Clausnitzer
plaint about the affair was the the vice-president watch
overeating. Chuck Tontz, presi Campynol tucking
dent o f the teachers lical O. E. w hile Bob Denny relaxes.