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unbeam S by deem holmes S O. K.'s ... Okay His smiling countenance was in evidence on Harney street, near the postoffice Monckay, fol- lowing an absence of several weeks while he staged a little bout in the Hillsboro Tuality Hospital with the surgical knife, the ,bedpan, the nurses, that yard of cloth with two strings (we called it an idot jacket.) It's O. K. Aldrich, veteran Raleigh Pro- ducts dealer in the Phil Sheridan Country, who experienced this tussle with "Doe" Sawbones. The frienddy gentleman of Yamhill street, perhaps sitting around ,home convalescing, and looking for something todo, pen- ned this little note to The Sun this week: "Advise anyone going to die hospital to take along your pajamas and bathrobe. The only garment furnished consists of a yard of cloth with two strings attached. Witfli the two above mentioned you can get out in the .hallway and get some need- ed exercise, anti get acquainted with others. Two of my four pals were cas- ualities of the collapse of the Water reservoir at Hillsboro. Happened wfftile working on the roof. Five were killed. A wonder that many survived. Another friend was a young farmer. "The fourth a Swiss gentleman who lived with his wife on a small farm were they milked nine cows, made Swiss cheese, did other chores and yodeled. He had a watch that was new 80 years ago, an4 it was almost as large as a saucer. It is so heavy that if he lost it out of his poc- ket, his shoulder on that side would have raised perceptibily. Speaking of the watch 'he said: "I wouldn't tak a ffmnert dol for de dam ting'. On the subject of time his comment: "One hour here goes fast a mont outside." On nurses: "They slip out and scatter all over hell." "To those wfio wished me well on my stay there and sent me cards and flowers, I wish to say thanks, friends. I surely needed YOur confidence. And a special thanks to the good neighbor wffto kept the water pipes at home from freezing during the cold, weather.,, ggez" o A proud young Sheridan grandmother, finishing a husky noon lunch in a local care the other day, commented to friends nearby that she quit paying at- tention to her figure when the men quit looking. A gal we know! says women are as old as they look and men are not old until they quit Iookin'. Its Prlgid--FA John and Mary Keenan, former residents of the Phil Sheridan Country (Mrs. Keenan is the for- mer Mary Scc, hrist) publish the Sky.Hi News at Granby, Colo. About this time of the year we watch with a great ,deal of inter- est their weather column, and here is part of the report for last week: In a period of three days the highest temperature was one de- gree below zero. Their them- meter hit a low of 40 degrees be- low. Few miles away at Taber. nasd a 56 below was recorded. John is a native of Colorado, :and spent about five years in Sheridan prior to 1950 as a print. er at The Sun. All the time John a mplained the cold, about mp weather in te Phil Sheri- dan Country. Couldn't wait un- til he got back to those moun- tains. Maybe that country's cold we' ather doesn't make you feel any better in case you had trouble With frozen pipes recently, but somedlow that draft 6f cold air when you open the door doesn't seem quite so frigid after you read the following ciiibped re: eently from The oregon Journal: 7 :Hugh Murky, a wiry 5 feet, ,,aes rancher near Kildeer, N. D. da'ove his pickup truck on to I the ice of a reservoir. The ice broke and the truck" plunged; in- tn ,,,, --11 xeet of water Murphy tried b-rolen:he door but couldn't. He me truck window and for- ced his way through but came up Under the ice. He swam until he found th ole made by the truck. "But there wffs a proble getting outthere was nothing to grip. He laid his arms on lxe lee and waited; until his gloves and sleeves froze to the surface, and then hauled himself out. "He was alone and seven mil- es from camp Hls clothing ira. mediately froze in the 8 below Zero temperature. He walked the Saen mi!es, staggered into his _ , ouiit a fire in the oil stove and thawed .out He then set out on :horseback for the /home friend -,- of a mree miles away. Thet friend dro.e him to the hmeasOf his brother The next day THE WEATHER By Mrs. Harold Fuller Thurs., Jan. 17 35 T Fri., Jan. 18 35 4 :0) .00 Sat., Jan. 19 19 Sun., Jan. 20 20 46 Mon., Jan. 21  47 :0 Tues., Jan. 22 52 . "Tis A Privilege To Live in The Phil Sheridcm Country 00dgar Brandl Wins U. N. Spe,eeh Conies| Edgar Brandt, a junior at Sheridan hig,h school, was nam- ed winner of the local United Nations contest Wednesday night. He will participate in the District contest in Hillsboro on March 2, the winner of which will receive a month's expense paid trip to the United Nations in New York next summer. Top- ic this year, was "How The Uni- ted Nations Can Protect the In- dependence of the Individual." Marilyn Vaughn placed sec- ond and Linda Latham third. Other contestants were Patti Krauthoefer, Karen Jordon, Ken- nie Williams, Charlotte McMa- hill, Ron :Reid, Joe riekle and Mike Ogden. For entertainment, a number of selections were played by an orchestra of 11 pieces consisting of John Surrett, Denise Cook, De- lores and. Lorraine Belieu, Don- na and Richard Sloan, Link Spooner, Marilyn Brid*e, Lorene Stutzraan, John Ogden and Betty Manary. The event is sponsored by the I.O.O.F. lodge and held each year in the I.O.O.F. hall. Re- freshments were served after. wards. back at his ranch finishing his roundup." Quotable Quotes: The Albuquerque (N. M.) Tri- bune: Admiral Rickover says schools ought to be teaching more English, mathematics, his- tory, ,and science instead of how to be likeable, lovable, and da- table. Couldn't we compromise and teach the former to the boys and the latter to the girls. ---Danville (Vs.) Commercial Appeal: The older a man gets, the .further.he fftad to walk to school as a boy. --The South Bergen News, Ruth. erford, ,N. J,: Once upon a time, and not too long ago, a son ask- ed, for the garage keys and came out with the lawn mower. $ * $ Tip of tim Hat "Job well cone" could be said for two local businessmen and their staffs who help them op- erate their businesses. We're tipping our hat today to Charlie Jordan of Strout Realty and, Dean Filler of Oregon-Washing- ton Telephone.o. Their efforts also reflect on the business cli- mate of the community. H. B. Myers, president of Strout Realty, has notified Chas. Jordan that e has maintained his Strout Leader's Club stand- ing through 1962. This was ac. complished ,by only 13 of the 1961 club members, according to the top executive of the large realty firm. In his congratulatory letter to the local real estate man, Myers said: "Your name will appear prominently in the January Strout World and an engraved; plaque, suitable for your office wall, will be sent to you soon." The Intercom, publication for offices and personnel of Oregon- Washington Telephone Co., re- "veals that the Sheridan area met its 1962 quota on new tele- phone stations, 80, making a grand total of 1,866 for Sheri. dan, rWillamina and Grand. Ronde. About half of the ex- changes made their quota, and lille Burns area made the great- est jump in additions of tele- phone stations. The gain speaks well for Dean Filler and his fine staff, and in. dicates the uward trend in* many businesses in the area .the last year. : $ $ $ Cukle t : A woman ,ordered a hat from a department store : during the Christmas rush. Immediately up- on receiving it, she put in a call to the store manager. ".I just had. to tell you that the hat I got from your store is simply stunning." "i'm glad*," answered the manager, "but why Call me: at two in the morning to tell me? .... Because," she snapped, "your truck just delivered it." The great psychiatrist was ex-i staining a precocious child. ".What would happen it I cut off your left ear?' "I couldn't hear." "What would happen if I cut off your rigat ear?" "I coulckn't see." 'Tis a Privilege - - to Live in the Phil Sheridan Country II "m-II VOLUME 59 NUMBER 8 SHERIDAN SUN, SHERIDAN YAMHILL COUNTY, OREGON THURSDAY, JANUARY 24, 1963 10c PER COPY Public Invited to Se Space Mobile Exhibit At Willamina Monday Monday afternoon and eve- ning, school children and the general public in the Phil Sher- idan Country, will have the op- p0rtunity of seeing the NASA Space Mobile exhibit at the Willamina Grade School. Pre- senting the models will be Paul W. Lampkin of the Space Ad- ministration. Monday afternoon at 1:30 in the grade school auditorium plastic models of satelites in operation now and for the fu- ture will be on display with Mr. Lampkin describing their construction and use. The same program will be presented in the evening at 7:30 in the Will- amina grade school auditor- ium, with the public invited. No admission charge. Geo. Censky, Former Resident Dies: Funeral Tuesday Funeral services for George W. Censky, 71, were held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Adamson's Sheridan Funeral Home. Interment was in the Sheridan Green Crest Ceme- tery. Mr. Censky, a native of Chica- go, Ill., came to Sheridan in 1923, and was a butcher and. later a plywood plant emgloye here un- til moving to Albany a few years ago. He was an active member of the Sheri&an American Legion Post No. 75 for many years, and served as Commander of the Post. He was also a member of the Sheridan Masonic lodge. He died Sunday at a nursing home in Albany. i Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Ethel Censky, Albany; a son, Robert Censky, Albany; a brother, Chet Censky, Taft; three grandchildren and two sisters re. siding in the midwest, 7th, 8th Graders in 'Mock' Spanish Class At PTA Meeting Robert Smith, who ,has taken up woodworking as a hobby af: ter a heart attack several months ago, presented the Sher- idan PTA with a beautiful gavel he had made, which was used for the first time at the January meeting Monday night at Faul- coner school. During the business meeting it was reported the February meeting would feature a guest speaker on mental health; and that $76.51 .had been collected in the UNICEF drive. Winning the room count was Cecil Baird's 6th grade at Chapman grade school, an.d Mrs. Harley Burdg's second grade at Faulconer. "Let's Go Spanish" was the topic, with Lester Finkheiner presenting some 15 seventh and eighth grade students in a "mock" Spanish class, to shw the parents the progress being made in the class, which is new in the grade school this year. In conclusion, cookies, punch and coffee were served. Singspiratonals of Churches Proving to Be Popular in Area Churches in this section county are sponsoring "singspiratiSnals," "&hich' are growing in popularity. The ev- ent is held the: second Sunday afternoon of each:month, last time it was held in Grand Ronde at the Nazarene Church ad the FeSrary one will be at the ' Assembly of God church in Wl- lamtna. Tey are for people Of all ages, and in addition to the singing, there is instrumental music and special trio and duet numbers. Last time Sally and Sylvia JOnes from Sheridan sang a duet and they and Diane Blanchard sang a trio number. There was also harpsichord and accordian music. "FI" Bug HIts Fnchers John Fancher, Sheridan mer- chant, and his father Virgil, have ,both boen hit by the flu Recognizing a very serious case, bug this week and /have been the doctor pressed on. "Why do confined to bed at their home at you say that you coul.dn't see if 1001 W. Main. Billy Hubble, Fan- !,were to cut off your right ear?"icher Paint & Hardware employe, , tmcause," snapped the c/hild, and Sheridan Hi student, is op- 'my ,hat would slide down over crating John's store while the my eyes." boss is convalescing. Tilden Well Kn0wn Va!0000y Resident Die00 Mrs. Myrtle A. Tilden, 69, wife of Clyde Tilden, :and well known Gopher Valley resident for many years: passed away in the Gen- era ! Hospital, McMinnville, Sun- day, Jan. 20, 1963. Funeral ser- vices were held Thursday, Jan. 24th, 2:00 P. M. in the Chapel of Adams0n's Sheridan Funeral Home, with Rev. Ralph Perry of- ficiating. Interment was in the family plot of the Sheridan Mas- onic Cemetery Mrs. Tilden was born October 7, 1893 in Gopher Valley near Sheridan, the 'daughter of James T. and Martha Townsend Reed. As a girl, Mrs. Tilden lived in Gopher Valley and the Salt Creek area of Polk County. She was united, in marriage to Clyde Til- den on July 3, 1913 and to this union were born six children. They have lived in Gopher Val- ley for the past 40 years where she was a member of the Deer Creek Community Club. Besid.os ,her husband, Clyde, Mrs. Tilden is survived by a son Kenneth Tilden of Rt. 2 Sheridan; three daughters, Doris Blaine of Willamina, Wanetah Mekkers of McMinnville and Lola Reming- ton of Sheridan two sons, Jesse and Robert preceded /her in death; two brothers, John Reed of Sheridan and Archie Reed of McMinnville; 15 grandchildren, many nieces and nephews and a host of more distant relatives and friends. 'Bob' and Sandy Smith Open Sheridan Bakery Sheridan Bake, opened Monday morning un- der the management of Mr. and Mrs. Robert (Bob) Smith, former residents of the Aloha conmmnity, wh.o purchased the firm last week. "'Bob" has worked in several bakeries in the Portland area, and is a native of Portland. ttis wife Sandy, also from Portland, was born in Ohio. They have a nine m, onths old daughter. In the Aloha community "Bob" was active in community affairs and recently was el'coted secre- tary-treasurer and a member of the board of direc- tors of the Junior Chamber .of Commerce. X X X X X i X X CaptainsNamed for Local Mothers' Merc00 01 Dimes Jan. 30th Plans for tlis year's Mothers' March of Dimes were announced Sheridan Hi Names Tuesday ;by Mrs. Lawrence  ..... _ Monk, chairman for the march, lrd Roll Students The MotOrs M/trch of DimeslmmVmm" ....... ww, w,w----m, will be hel&!Wednesday evening,[ _ ......... 1 scholas ' .... --- .... January 30, when callers will l nerman gn scno "I ammom visit Sheridan homes to receive l tic honor roll for the past il ltt Lou Bauman x funds. The prooeeds from the lweeks and end o[ the mste, [ Mari Brid . x drive will help provide badly[ as announced by school officials, ] ,_' _ie.le._ - rle Jd,ll p UlIK e- needed m y for research, lis / . . _ training and medical care for[ : _ . I Ellen H@steuer " x victims of birth defects, polio, I ' emos , [ Neddy:HYde  and arthritis, i _ 1,_ - o ws, sem. JuSy Kee ...... ...... I a)ennis Barstad x x Verne Lochner x . t_;aptams or the. Mmers'l Lorraine Belieu x Nancy McKlbben March or throes in anerian are l (a-- (hrisman x x ...... *#-o ancis w ...... , .o I 'Y wantta iIsly X Hen,, Cole and M ....... . I Dem Cook x Diane Rid,geway x .: .......... I *Pare Denton x x Donna Sloan x ' : Sharon Graves , Muller" x Link Spoener x Karen Henton x Lrene Stutzman - x ;Rotarians Hear Talk Bill H.ubble x x- Sue Thompsoff *Ron Jones Richard Sloan Dave Spencer Joanne Warren Judi Whitebrn ]untor Janet Baller Edgar Brandt Allan Brown Donna Chapman Jeannie Cruickshank Marcia Grosser Sue Hebert Darrel Jones Nancy Kaufman Patti Krauthoefer *Lirda Latham Charlotte McMahill Clifford Sanderlin Leland Veach X X X X X X X X X X X X X -X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X James Wertz Diana Wheeler Marlys Yeder Freshmen David Bauman Mary Lou Britt C,.:y tis. C2tamberl ain Betty Dent Jerry Eisele Charlotte Cast *Diane Hays Jodi Heilinger Diane Huntley Elaine Hutton Karen Novak David Pratt Norms Schrock Jennie Wirfs *.Indicates all X X X X X X X X " X X X X '' X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X 'Ts" both for 3rd six weeks and semester. On French Colonies Story of 'French colonialism, and the struggle of the French government and its people to re- tain their colonies, was describ- ed in a talk Wednesday noon at the regular luncheon meeting by a Linfield College professor. Pre- senting an interesting talk on the subject was Prof. A1 Lafer- riere, member .of the history de- partment at Linfield College. Presenting the program was Rotarian E. M. Huntley. Presid- ing at the session was Ralph Huntley, Rotary president. Spaflans 00Drop 2 I Mothers Dime March League Gents, I Schedul00 Sheridan Hi Spartans dropped An army qf Sheridan  women two league games in the past will be knocking on every door :'eek, one by a one:point friar-' in Sheridan Jan. 30, in the 25th gin, and the secon'l . by. 13 Anniversary ! March of Dites ., Mothers' March. points. Mrs. Robert E. Jones, McMinn- -Yiday night Dayton came to ville, general chairman fc, v Khe and eked out a 36-35 win Yamhill, County Mothers' March, i'ove the Spartans, and Tuesday tday said that final details had night Sheridan played hosts to been agreed upon. Mrs. Law- Yamhill-Carlto, outlost 53-40. rence Monk is Sheridan's Moth- Scoring for tte Spartans er's March chairman. ainst Dayton were: Brandt 2, "All of the 'olunteers in the Evers 4, Haddon 3, rickell 2, March of Dimes Mothers' Marolx Roger 12, McMahill 2, Plem- know how important the job is, mons 6, Spencer 4. even though it will take only Plemrrmns led the Sheridan about an hour," Mrs. Jones said. quintet in scoring against Yam- "Every woman realizes that her : hill'-Carlton with 12 pbints. Oth- efforts will help .people to give Janet Matusch ers scoring for the Spartans for the' life of a child." were: Brickell 3, McMahill 9, RO- Mrs. Rub, Kunzler is Sheri- dan's March of Dimes chairman. Funeral Will Be Held l0000e00hodist Church Rose H. Jones Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, in the Sheridan Methodist church for Rose H. Jones of Sheridan, who died Tuesday evening in Mc, Minnville. Interment will be in the Sheridan Masonic cemetery, with Adamson's Sheridan Funer, al home directing. ,Rose Jones was born Dee. 1,% 1887 in Maxville, Kansas, the daughter of Willard F. and; Sat. alX Dilley Hall. She moved, to Sheridan with her family when she was 16 years old and has re. sided here since then. She was married in 1910 to Lyle Linsey Jones. She was employed as took at the Sheridan high school for eight years, when there was a school cafeteria. Se was an ac- tive member of the Sheridan Methoddst church and the Car. den Club, Te past few yearn her failing health has confined her to the Sheridan Convalescent Home but she managed to be pleasant and, cheerful regardless of her many problems. Mrs. Jones is survived by two daughters; Varel Jones Haley of Portland and Bethiah Gregory of Watsonville, Calif.; two sisters, Lou Banks of Seaside and Pearl Jones of Coos Bay; three grand sons, Scott, Steve and Tom all of California, as well as many friends and more distant rela. tVeS. ....... PGE Plans to Spend $720.120 in County D.ring theyoa r Portland CneraLlctric com- pany "h'i'iliiidgeted- $q20,120 for new constructlor- Lr . Yam/ll count 'dU  it was an- nounced- thiS" Week y .'[he utili- ty's Yamhill &tv ision manager Mel Dunst0n in Newberg. "The budget for PGE's entire system will: be approximately $40 million," Dunst6n said "whic is the aighet single- year expenditure in our h isto,." Main item' in the Yamhill county budget is $377;200 f new distribution lines? Another 1.75,100 as bo se; aside for ihe pumhase o hew meters an transformers. Property acquisi. tion will cost the utility approx. !mat-ely $120,000 and $25,500 will ,be spent'on high voltage "feed. er" lines into the county. New vehicle purotiases will to- tal $9,700 and $5,120 will be used for intra-company communica. tion improvements. Purchase of new office furniture and sub- station improvements will run $7,500. ___.__.c.,,.,. .... : Lee Victim Of California Boat l00'dden! Lee Coblentz 50, wo with his wife, lived in San Jose, Calif., drowne last Saturday morning in San Jose Bay when his boat capsized, pinning him under- neath. His bod,y was fOUnd Sun. day afternoon. Mrs. S. Coblentz and her ohil- dren left Wednesday for Call. forrda, where funeral services will be held today. PTO to Hear Program on Vocational cation Field The Parent Teachers Organiza. tion will hold a meeting Jan. 28 at 8 p.m. in the new wing at the high school. Kirby Brumsfield of the state departrrmnt of ed.ueation will talk on vocational education, vo- cational opportunities and the Junior College program. A regu- lar business meeting Will be held and refreshments will be served in the Home Economics rooqn. Mrs. Byrkit In Hospital Sheridan friends were sorry to Girl of the Month for January at Sheridan High is Janet Mat- usch, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Matusoh .of 325 Chapman St. Janet is very active in G.L.A.; C.A.A.; :Pep Clu,b, annual staff and. secretary of the snior class. Janet received bet personal- ity award in the Senior Hall of Fame. gers 11, Brandt 1, Evers 2, Had- don 2. Friday night Sheridan travels to Sherwood and Tuesday night they journey to Nestucca. Mrs. Frank Schufa, 143 N.E. Oak, underwent major surgery at the General hospital in Mc- Minnville the fore part of the week. learn thfs week that Mrs Pal- The next Bandboosters meet mer (Aladeen) Byrkit, of Beaver- ing will be Feb. 4 instead of ton, former ,Steridan resident, has been a patknt at Emanuel Jan. 28 because of a confhctmg , ....... date with the PTO meeting on !nospimi in t'oruano several Jan. 28. , weeks. Her husband. Palmer sai.d wednesday, that she may be ab- Jim Pelter will ,attend Lin- le to return to their ,hom. at fiel4 college next semester and 16710 S. W. Ha Road, Beaver. he and Gary Williams will re- ton, in a few days She would side together in McMinnville. enjoy hearing from local friends.