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Page 2 Cheney Free Press Friday, September 17, 1965 7"/*P CHENEY FREE PRESS ESTABLISHED 1896 PUBLISHED AT 412 FIRST ST., CHENEY, WASH. Ertered at the Post Office at Cheney, Washington, as Second Class Matter under the Act of March 5, 1897. Issued every NATIONAl EDITORIAl &apos; ^ ,| '- r a Friday morning at Cheney, Washington. [ IA SS(CTI_LN Spokane County Subscriptions ................................ $4.50 per year -w-. i;ll,. All Other Subscriptions ........................................ $5.00 per year G. T. FROST .................................. PUBLISHER School Elections Due Soon You can help select the best qualified can- didates by eotnparing them with this board candidate check list. 1. Has the cardidate all unselfish interest in the ptblc so'heals, the community, and in every claiM? 2. Has the candidate arrived at a pos:itien of reeogrized leadership in the community? 3. Is the candidate seekirg the position orfly as an opportunity for service to the commun- ity? 4. Is the endidate a leader in his own occu- pation or commueity group? 5. Is the candidate a kown quantity in the community? 6. Is the candidate able to think ideped- ently and objectively about a problem? 7. Will the conch:date accede cheerfully to the decions of the majority? 8. Has the candidate a record of the kind of leadersip that will represel the district as a Whole raher than a rezord idenfying him with a gavti, ctthr group, cause, or geo- graphiOal area? 9. Will the candidate work to maintain unity among the members of the board, con- ributiag to larmonious development of the program? 10. Will the candidate give the necessary time to this important position? ll.Is the eamlMate capable of recognfizing the distinguhiag between the poIicy-mang funon of the boad and administration? 12. Does the candidate know the llitical bourdary and lhYsieal geography of the s01mol district? 13. Does the candiad:te have the courage and .ability to explain ad erdorce a rule Which might n,t be popular but which is proper? 14. I)oos the caa0idte urderstand that leadership often involves the turning of tmb- lic ophfion from ,an eroneous attitude to the aeceptava: of a feasible rule? 15. Is the eaxRdate aware of the ryes eur- rerts of kiag pergainin to the bac con- cepts of pu,blie educa, tin anti will he remNn loyal to ;his trust ule stress? 16. Does the an,dide kae a I, aymn's re. latinxip to ptblic edzcati? 17. Does the camtidate make a hat of withh0dng jud'gmen on critical issues until the facts ave available? 18. Is the ndidate able to carry on cheer- fully hen lb'lc appredation, of his etTorts seams to be hcking? 19. Does the eandkh have a sense of humor? 20.  the c ,adidte show evidence of knowledge of moral aml spiritual values? The ideal eawdi ,de, of com, vd rae "yes" on  Rearm ,of the check list. We lave to you what the passing grade should be in yam" community. Constitution Day Sept. 17 A message from J. Edgar Hoover Young tbus and teertage crinunals may be pressirg their luck by increasing their violent escapades while bl,aming society for their faults. It appears that the tmbltc is beginning to gag on the steady sociological di'et of excusing the cod'uct of teermge hoodlums because "so- ciety has fNled them." Resort commun, ities racked by senseless riots and citizens who cannot venture from their homes without being assau,lted and beaten are getting fed up with pampered ,ad insolent youth gangs. Some courts ,in the troubled ,areas are tak. ing a move realis,tbc apprach in hardling those i'nolved in these outbreaks. New laws providing stiffer penal.ties are being enacted in a few phces. We can only hope that auther[.ties everywhere wi follow tls trend. Certain17, the mere .desire of young mis- creartts to have a "blast" r to "let off steam" is m) e)ctse to rawge a community and to maim .and terrorize its resklents. That ,hogday ets ad,, similar antics by carousing youths have evoked widspread concern is ot surprising. It is surprising, however, that strong public reaction did not come sooner. For ,several years, the inercas. ing volume ef criminal acts by young people ---spurred on by the lenient treatme re- ceived--has presented a clear barometric readirg of what we are now witn'essig. For instanter, frown 1960 throu2h 1964, the per- centage of yotmg ,ge-group arms for homi- cide, oreible rape, aggravated assault, rob- bery, 'burglW, ,hrceny, ,and auto theft mre than dubed the population increase per- centage ,of the same group. Arrests of pe'sons urder 18 for simple assault rose 79 percent drurrkenress and related violations 52 per- cent, dsorderly conduct 18 percent, and con- cealed weapons 17 pecert dring the same 5 years. In the ght of this shameful picture, we cannot ay that we were nt forewarned. The imm'ediate objective, of course, is to put a stop o these rumbles mad mass vandal- ism. Meanvhile, the questi'on puzzl:ing most people is what caused the principles and mor- al,s ,of some of our youth to degenerate to near. ,admal level. Recognizing ttm problem comes much easier than its solution. How- ever, of all the factors involved, I am con- Virmed oe of the .most damaging is the alse teaching vhih tends to b]ne sciety or all tle fru,strons, woes, and inconveniences, real or imaginary, visited upon our young people. Teenagers, ,and their parents, have been subjected to a fooavdy theo which codones rehelliotm cn<tuet agaimt author- ity, law ,ad order, or any vegtlatory measures which resiet their whims, wihes, deives, rd activities. Ts astoMshing he has spread rote the sehol-room, the living room, the courtroom, and now into the sets of our Nation in  form of wiM, dnken bmwks. No doubt, society Ires failed our youth, but ot in the way ma seem to think. Rather the evehctin ,has been in the fal.ue to teach them the meag of :discipline, re. straint, seMespect, ad respect for hw and order and the gts of other. C>nsequently, the lesson '.now ks bh painful anti costly. Europe and the Holy Lands- Toni Pugh Fl:g mme over the n<vy wastes of Greead from the burnrtg sands of the Smm desert! What a eotras, yet the srmw  in similar patterns to the sand and there are ni- tar rocky ornaions. Just a ,matter of eater and 150 degrees of lre! ,Egypt. When the pl'ae land- ed then I krmw that I was on foreign soft. The sameness of coloring everywlere from the sand tone of the desert, the rich, rare aroma of cmel dung, goats, spices, and exotic l)eVfmnes combine to make Egypt a unique, cokrful, and exciting country. The natives in their long white robes, and the women in their black fiat- meats were fascinating to wtch. I did all the tourist things, v the museum illed with the riches af Aneien Egypt, the exquisitely beautiful mos- ques, and the bazaars. And what an experieme the baz- aars awed mrkets w--nar- , dirty streets, chi,klren ad ,goats darting past us, d. plays of beautiful hand,made goods aongside of sands piled gh with fruit, bread, ,grams,; all bhek with flies! Vendrs everyphce trying to sell you anhing to ,eke oat an exist- mine. But the people, all happy in ppearace and patienUy resigrwd to the ,lives such as they ave. Nile River Area Then we went to tke desert, first driving along the l'iie river which was at its heght. Such lah green gardens in full produce, palm trees heavy with dates, the camel market where one can purchase a fine, frisky one for $100. Sakkar was our first stop, the tomb ,of Ti and the tombs of the Bull. The canml .boys were waiting for us and after a moment's indecision I fin- ally cFtmbed on the back of a lcamel thinn:g ghat it mighl [be, fun to pld actor. e des- sert. But Sintbu had dffee ideas; he wanted us to ,be first at our des ",tiamtian and started switching my camel on. The more I shouted at him to stop, the faster he urged my camel on .and there I was hanging on fr dear life, gMlopig aew0ss the sands. Well, I tlmuht, there ,are llenty available tmbs to bury me in. Sme- 'ho I managed to dirt an 'til we arrived and then  de- scent was a;nxther experience. Pyramids and Sphinx In the ternoon we visited the pyramids nd Sphinx and there I climbed with the oth- ers to the irmer chanher of the great pyramid which was another strenuous arid excit- ing effort. How these ancients ,designed ad bu',t he pyra- mids and temples is l an un- solved marvel. We saw .h, uge pieces of storm weig ,hha'g sev- eral tons .and cut with four dff- ferert angles and all fitting to- gether so perfectly that a piece of thin paper cou,kin.'t sl'ip between. The everfi,ng program of Sound and LigM was one o,f the most beautiful thirgs that I saw on the entire trip. The warm desert .night, lights play- ing ,on the pyramids and the Sphinx in varying colors and patterns .ad a loudspeaker giving a wonderful ntion of fihe past of Egypt combined to enchant us for an hur or nlore. Temples and Tombs The morning that I was to fly to Luxor the. regu,lar flight was in.operative so we were put on, a Russian ph,ne and taken to Upper Egypt. Here is where the most famous and fascinating of the old teJples are,,rKawnak, the Valley of the Kn.gs, and the Tomb of King Tutankamen. Under the blaz- i,ng sun we made our pilgrim- age with ccasienal gusts of wJd flinging sand at us. In .many of the tombs the 1aint- m,gs on the walls are as fresh as if they had just been pn- ed. The ,outer coffin of .gold, enamel, lagks hzuli of King Tutnkamen lies in the nw glass enclosed sarcophigi where his mummy was found, mad the treasures from the tomb are in the museum in Caire and some on tur now in Japan. That night my tour boy :hired a earriage and we rode back along the great temple of Karnak, which still tmlds an aura of mystery arid maw nifieance about it. Then we drove ,a/ong the Nile river, through a native quarter and I had a more intimate glimpse of the ives f those people. The next mornin,g back to Cairo to caleh the airplane for Jerusalem which ws bxatrs i I!te and delivered us .to A,m- mon in,stead. Never before had I seen .so many Aabs as there were in the airport, and they eyed us curiously. We were taken by car to Jerusalem and on the drive .descended to 1000 feet below :sea level lieh was surne.thiltg of a strain after flying 28,000 feet in our jet. Jordan Here in Jordan mos people were driving large American cars and the roads were wide ad fine. The people are tab1 and handsome and friendly. But how they hate the Israel- .tess and the Israelites .hate tbem. The Wall in Jerusalem 10 Years Ago SeFtember, 1955 Mark latcii:ffe, Jack Liddell, ,and Ivan Kerr attended a pre. view showing ,of the 1956 Ford cars in Seattie Monday of this week. Some 60 persons atte)aded a ,hearing Monday evening be- fare the city council regarding work on Ch, eney streets com- pleted this summer. Purpose of the hearing was to allow taxpayers affected by he Lo- 20 Years Ago September, 1945 The ensuing year's aetivit!es of the Titicum club are getting under way this comin week. Event of the greatest interest in the near future is membr- ship meeting of "County Fair" theme, to be he.d at the La,b- o,ratory so, heal cafeteria at 8 p. m. Sept. 28. Sam Mace of Four Lakes re- ceived a letter Wednesday from his son, Frank R. Mace,, Windsor Hews By Mrs. James Widner Area Granges Very Active The first Pore,ann grange fellowship tour was hem in the Wind'',r grange hall Wed- nesd.ay, Sapt. 8. Four Corners grange was host, Eas4 Cheney had charge .of the proga,m and Windsor members put on the floor work. There were 10l grangers: at the meeting. Irvin Cain, mas- ter of 0ppovtunity gange .had 25 members present; Windsor, who were not count- ed in the cntes had 25. Mrs. Lloyd Lovell of Four Corners .had rmmbe-s hidden udr the seats and ave away "gotd nuggets." Among Pomorra officers present weyre Ray Chrstensen master, Ma- bel Johnston, Irvin Cain, Mary Prasky, Muriel Bown, Mr. and Mrs. Ken Kessler, Lyman Hu- ben,tha!ll and Warren Johan:ston. Polio I Survey U Families in this be :asked ablaut the wLieh children ,and ily members have mumzed against othar cammunicable d,rring the caurrent tion survey to be September by the Census, ,according to J,o,hn E. Tharaldson of e,au's Regional Office tie. The health sored by the U.S. Heath Service, will be in addition to regular hNuiries on asked by the Bureau U. S. Deprtmen: of Bureau of Ll::r Diseases to be the questions, in polio, include whooping cough, 8-day ,mad Gee'man The in'ormation lected during the cal Improvement District wa.rk who has just been released The next fellowship tour stavting Sept. 20 , ', 1l 1 to ask for adjustments Thro from the Oaka prison camp will be in the Amber -ran,a tifica"'Y se ected requests wore hear for ad- m Japan, where he was held hall Oct. 5 at 8 p m. ,hotds m t .ls, area a justments anti so,me five or with other civiSan workers Oct. 18 will be Pomona .other samp.m areas six porsons asked for explmm captured on Wake Is,land in grnlge's 6t,h anniversary. This eut the Un;ited Stat n o ss  1941 , bensus bureau t'o .of h w the as , sm,=is December, . imeetirg will be held in Tri-I ,, s . .....  were a, rrived at. With over 40 turning out fo anwle grange hall. State mas- ers wno wm visit An oil and gas shed on the I football at Cheney hiffh, h,opeslter, A. Lars Nekson, will be] this area in e dock at Roltie's llan, ding at lare high for .anot'her game-Ithe're to take part in the cele-]Mrs. Arlene E. SlmtlL Badger take was destroyed by lwinnirg eleven su,eh as Coac'h]bration. [Carlisle, Spokane. f,ire Sunday. The fire was]Floyd Cook produced last! Sept. 25 Pomona grange will -- started by static electricity year. Although the large me- meet in Four Lakes gra,ne{ i while white gas was being jority of the squad are untrmd, hall. East Cheney mane wi]l clldren have lost atl poured into a jar. fI'eshme.n a, ad soptom,ores, I be host assisted by A' mber, Ty- ' a.qings in the ,1 Francis Kuehl, route 1, Che- they are showng lots o[ prom- ler, West Deeo Creek and Es-!stricken New Orient, s ney, .has been chosen Cnser- l ise. panola gra, nge's.  A boat rescued the ration Farmer of the Year. Arthur Bean is ann,ouncingi Sept. 27 on Monday evening from the deep wet : Sixty-five hopeful gridders that he is opening a plum,big at 8, Spokane Pomona grange them to the airport, we're tined u,p Monday when and heating business m Che- willl have a talent progim i'n Cain returned to Coach Ed Chissus blew the ney and may be reached the Moran grange hall. other victims, whistle for the opening prac- ti,ce session. In the first turn- out were 13 returning letter- men. They included Ran Sper- ber, sophomore end; Les G,rear, a tackle, returning from the service; Leon Horton, ju!nor tackie; Tom Martin, jun- i, or quarterback; Myron Ras- mussen, two-year letterman at left half; Dick Hollenback. sophon.ore center; Jack Col- lins, two-year letterman at guard; Keith Mortens:en, jun- ior, and Dick Hustan, sopho- more both ful'l backs; George Smith and Bo:b WNford, so,ph- omore tackles; Ralph Orey, so.phomore girard, and Gorge Foster, hal,f back. rem_inded me of the one in Berlin and ,as the tour guide was poilRing out the various buildings to me ,he motioned to the wail arid then very bit- teriy remarked, "The oker side is no man's land!" We visited the church which now ensh.nes the home of Miary and Martha nd the tomb of Lazarus a.d whiten was started by the crua, ders, then rebuilt by the Fran, ciscans. Road to Jericho On the road o JeriOho we passed the inn of the C, ood Shepard, past rocky hillsides covered with Bedouin camps. The new 3e,rich is a prosper- ous .looking city with orchards of dates, oranges, papayas, and banantas. The gardens produce wordeul meBon's and vege- tobies. To on.e side is the Mt. of Temptation and on the oth- er sidei, are the ruins: of the ld vca of Jericho dating back 7,000 yea,rs. Tlmn we drove an to the river Jordan and saw a Greek Orthodox baptism and tlere was also a Catholic service be- ing ,held. From there we drove to the Dead Sea which is 1300 feet below sea level. I Imlled off my loes and waded i the .oily ater and a taste of the waler left a bitterness that was most urplean. There ave .la,ge ,areas of crusted saR an the beaches left by the waves. Qumrum We saw Qumrum where the Dea Sea Scrolls were insczibed laud could see the caves where they were found after so many 3near. The next day was a pilgri- mage .to the different stations of the cross foUowirg the way to Mount Calary Whieh ave all within the dty row and 'have been built over with churches e different denorni- ation, mast of eh were started by the crusaders. We saw feral'ms of mvac work dating from the crusaders. AI the 'sacred shrines are very heautifuliy enek)sed and an,e is fired with reveren, ce arm 'awe that they ,have been reiN, ned tar these thousnldS of years. Dome of the Rock The mosque ,of the Dome of the tek is 'a very l'o.ely and large building covering the huge rock where Abra, ham f- feted 'hN ,son as a sacrifice. The foors are covered with oriental rugs and the windows were stained .lzss of jewel- like colors in oriental designs. There was so ve much to see in Jerusalem tlat I hope that I may return again and remain .longer, the better to apgreciate it all. Then I passed ,through the I,adelbaum gate into Israeli, an to Tel Aviv 'and with re- luctance caug'ht my fllight to Amsterdam, ,and so home. through the Hanson Hardware store. Cheney's fall recreation pro- gram g0,t under way this week, with much interest being sh,wn in the band classes Wednsda,y afternaan and the shop .classes Thursday eve- nlngs. Evevyane is being in- vited to take part in the com- bination dance and gam night this Friday at 8 p. m. i'.,. the high seh,o,o.1 gym. 30 Years Ago September, 1935 Sam W. Webb of Cheney piled up a plurality of 283 over his nearest competitor for the Republican county conunis- sioner nomination. Harry Huse is the Democratic n,ominee for the state legislature from the fourth district. A fire, caused by l'.ahtning, destroyed the Uni, on levator at Plaza and 75,000 bushels of gram Tuesday. Ohoney's three GAIt mem- bers are AHred Rhles, 88, A. F. Lasher, 84, and Thoms E. Ross, 86. Mrs. C. D. Martin m'ived Monday from her t,an trip. Amhev school opened Mon- day with an enrollment of 50. Teachers are John E. Gray, supt.; Martha Peterson. prin cipal; len West, Miss HJte, Ctara Helen and Yances Jones. 40 Years Ago September, 1925 What is believed a loeal rec- ord for travel was made by l Ken Ratcliffe who came from Seattle to Cheney in 10 ,hours .and 8 minutes in 'his Ford coupe. ixty-five hunters ,have leased Phi:l'leo lake for duck hunting. The State Normal has pur- chased the od Ceney Iriek Company's clay pR fr a ad- d'io,n to the athletic fiekl. N. A. Rolfe,,,*tf, cashier of the Naoal bank, is Reublicanl candMate for state Ie'g'at0r. 50 Years Ago September, 1915 Fakk aines, farmer sta- tion agent at Amber, ,has re- turned there for a vi'si,t with friends. The Woman's cSub elected the olwin,g officers Sept. 3: Mrs. J. M. Lambert, president; Mrs. H. M. Shawter, vice 12zesid'e,t; Mrs. N,orma,n Hal- ter, secretary. The Graham Fhts school (pened Monday wih 15 puoils. Aaron He,ddingtn is the teacher. High slmoi opened Monday with the :fo,Kn, staff: R. E. McCnn, prinpal, C. R. Cross, Ralph Gaines, J. C. A.1- mae'k, Dale Smith, Ida M. Pelwy, Hon,oria Pkilbin and J. M. Bhck. Grade teachers are Misses Lena Caplinger, Luella tose, Hellen Porter artd FAsie Wertciler. Mabel Jahnstan, Pomona grnlge lecturer, has charge of the program. Lloyd Andrews, a reerMuf grange member, will ,be master of ceremonies. Windsor grange members meeting ,at the Dick Cetrum home Monday evening to wok on the fair booth, were Dale Guest, Irma Stragier, Elenore Larsen, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Werhan, Karn Crawford and Cal"in e Parshall. TREE STILL BLOOMS Mrs. Maxine Ols'on has an apple tree in her yard that hs decided to show Jack Fresl it can bassom the second time in one season The firs, blos- soms were kfled by frost. T.his time frost is sure to get it unless we ,have summer all winter. rvin Cain Jr. is in St. Lukes 'hospil. He has .been there two weeks; and is con- valeseing from major surgery. Oarey T. Melcher will leave for C:ertral Washington State OoRege Wednesday. lIr..and Mrs. Irvin Oain's' son, Richard, wife and three lath Washington Bar Auooiation YOUR LEGAL NAME Most probably you are never quite sure Whether your wife skou.ld use your first rmane, or her,," own, when signing an im- portant paper. Perhaps you also wonder 'heth,,er to put a "Mr." or a 'Mrs. in front of a signature, and you can get all mixed up about a "Jr." or a "St." lifter it. Then, what ,about your mid- die rme or imtial? For centuries, under eom- als are available man law a legal name emmist- al equipmert ed of one Oan or given by Eastern .name and one surnmne or College in the farn21y name. The law vie-rector of sumes that every person has a given name a, nd a SUlmame vl'.h must be stte in full on ay legal document. The law may pay Ettle at- tention to a middle nane or initial, but it is wise to use one or the other for ex- ,t act identifiat:on. You must be c 'nnt, oo. For example, one real estate buyer was ad- vised to sgn a'U pape by his f'ufl no,me, "WINm Atou Smith, Jr." to make it clear whi0h of the Bill Smiths was buying the property. If you are a "Jr." or a "Sr." such desoriptin slmuld be used to hep distin,gnih you from mesals` As far "Mr." in froat of u,r frame, that's n,ot import- ant at all. The same is true for City Dry "Mrs.", hecause it's your wife's ovn aam:e that coamts. When a woman marries, s'he takes her hsba'nd's family name. Her maiden surnarae is absolutely lost. Many xmaen icorrectly use their ,husband's full name, aId sign "Mrs. Wil- liam A. Smith," for example. ELECTRIC The correct way is for her to sign her own give,a, name and AT ITS her h,usbrd's surname, such Phone as "Joan Marie Smith." A divorced woman who waters to resume the use of her maiden name may, under some circumstances, have it re- turned to her by court order. (This tlumn ks written to inorm, not advise. Facts may chge the application of the law.) Ms. Mary Lakin a brurmh Saturday Hayward and Leone Mr. and Mrs. Mel Jan entertained last for their son in w ter, Mr. and Mrs. Moore of nie Melc,her and t cheT. Elva Swann,ack funeral of her aunt, Gould in western ( Monday. Mrs. Gotfld years old and eft vicars. Her birthday 20. Her philosophy far was this: "Live one time. If you keep enough of them yoU to be 100." rand,ma ould quent visitor in the Sprague ,and CheaY Mr. and Mrs. guests last nie Melcher, chef ad Leone rs. Caus Nelson weekend in her sister. Karld Koch is in Montarm for a there he will look der eggs. Jian Olsan was idea't Monday of Lake Ma's. Dolor ed ome from the cast. Irma Stragier, Dave lngle ad hust attended a the East Spokane Saturday. Check the want advs. CALL FOR Eastern State Separate sealed 121. Showatter Proposal forms tained at the above T. T. Wal Director of (July 1, O. B. PERSONALIZED Wirin Elect. Heat, Rt. 1, Spokane CLEANING LAUNDRY $ 322 ST EDGETT