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About The Mill City enterprise. (Mill City, Or.) 1949-1998 | View Entire Issue (Jan. 10, 1952)
January 10. 1952
THE MILL CITY ENTERPRISE
(Continued from Page 1)
®mv fiscal year beginning July 1.
Some delay could be experienced in
,*ctua) allocation of the funds from
the federal government if the Physi
cians and Surgeons hospital of Port
land goes ahead with its announced
jpUn to “file an injunction or take
«Other appropriate action against the
State Board of Health challenging
♦be manner in which disbursements
of Hill-Burton act funds were1
However, W, H. Bell, president of
the Santiam Memorial and an attorney
does not believe this action could
cause much trouble. It is his opin
ion that the Physicians and Surgeons
is not "gunning” for Santiam Mem-
Demand for Douglas fir sawlogs
continued good at ceiling prices during
the week ending January 5. Weather
forced some logging shutdowns, and
there was little market activity in
those areas. Pole prices showed a
spotty increase in the southern valley
farm forest products were
generally unchanged, according to the
weekly farm forest products market
report prepared from data supplied by
the State Board of Forestry to the
Barbara Fleming is absent Monday. OSC Extension Service.
Terry Harrington is a new boy in ! puipW(MXj-
I 1>.T. I
I in both areas ranged from $40 to $45
a thousand for logs over 24 feet long
at valley mills. Some mills in the
foot-hills paid down to $35. Shorter
i logs ranged from $30 to $42 a thous
and. 8-foot logs down to 6 inch
diameter were in good demand at
$15 to $18 a cord, or $34 to $40 a
Old-growth sawlogs were $42.50,
and $65 a thousand in the river at
northern and central valley points.
Lane County prices delivered to mills
or shiping points were $37.50, $42.50,
and $52.50, with very few No. l’s
being sold as sawlogs. Peelers
brought $80 to <110 a thousand in the
northern and central valley and $65
to $85 in the Eugene area.
.Other Forest Products:
Poles and Piling:
Sword fern was unchanged at 14
Barkie poles over 40 feet long rose cents a bunch and dry Cascara bark
1 to 4 cents in the Eugene
area this brought 15 cents a pound. Car stakes
past week. Demand was good in the were in moderate demand at 45 to 50
entire valley, especially for poles over I cents each. Cedar fence posts were
50 feet. Prices ranged from 7 to 43 j 25 to 35 cents each.
cents a lineal foot for lengths from
Quality Job Printing at
20 to 100 feet. 50-foot barkies
The Mill City Enterprise
brought from 20*^ to 26 cents.
Most hardwood logs brought $34.50
to $37.50 a thousand. Maple was in
very strong demand at $40 in the Port
land area. Cottonwood ranged from
$24 to $28, with limited demand for
16 foot peeler blocks at $30 in the
generally very good in the northern
, anj centra! valley. Peeled spruce
was j^o a cord, and hemlock, true fir
and Douglas fjr brought $19. Un-
pee]e,j Douglas fir was in fair demand
a cor(j or 55.90 a ton.
I)ouK|as Fir Sawlogs:
1 Douglas fir sawlogs continued in
Monday we got weighed and meas- good demand at ceiling prices in the
Willamette Valley last week. Some
Junior Teens was Tuesday night,
areas reported very little activity due
Wednesday we saw a movie on oil. to snow and freezing weather. River
Girl Scouts had their meeting and prices for second-growth sawlogs in
plan to perform dances for the PTA. the northern and central valley were
Theta Rho was Thursday night.
$40 a thousand board feet for No. 3’s
Friday afternoon Mill City grade and $50 for No. 2’s. Mill prices were
school will play Gates grade school 1 reduced by the cost of booming and
basketball teams.—Diane Peterson.
rafting and the difference in hauling
1 costs. I^rne County prices were
Mr. and Mrs. George Veteto spent $37.50 a thousand for No. 3’s, and
Sunday in Silverton visiting friends, and $12.50 for No. 2’s. Camp run log
Boy .Scout meeting was held in the
grade school because the Pl A meet-
ing was in the high school. There
were approximately 25 at the meeting.
Leon McCall is back after being
gone last week.-Tony Boothby.
WE ARE PLEASED
TO SERVE YOU!
We hope you are pleased
with our service.
$1.50 per month and up
Also serving Gates. Lyons,
Idanha and Detroit
Mom's and Pop's
OPEN EVERY DAY — 7 a m. to 11 p.m.
Hinz Coffee Shop
HEART ATTACK OR
Next Door to Mill City Variety
ON THE HIGHWAY
THANK HEAVENS! Most attacks are lust acid
Indigestion. When it strike«, take Bell-ana
tablets. They contain the fastest-acting
medicines known to doctors for the relief of
heartburn, gas and similar distress. 25<.
12 oz. pkg. 29c
2 for 29c
2 for 45 q
(Pkg. of 2)
2 pkgs, for
JJLUE BIRD TOMATOES
8 lb bag 59c
220 Size 69C
COUNTRY FRESH EGGS
Medium 49c doz.
Large 55c doz.
Whole Kernel, 2 for 29c
TURE (¡ROUND BEEF
Lamps - Tables
Ends and Pieces
CUT GREEN BEANS
No. 2. 2 for 39c
Our Entire Stock
Must be Sold by
Drastic Reduction In
First Come, First Served
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