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y+, " HERALL P +  : - .&lt;. BUYS +New Officel's .....  ;mse of $1,0i,90e%(Zfh of Vic- RADIOS REPAIRED Halls Radio Shop, Pateros. tfc RADIO REPAIRS. Have your radio repaired now. Howard rim- merman, phone 207, Okanogan. tfc FOR SALE - Dry body apple wood. Oil cook stove. Wood and coal stove. Boyd Garlaher, R.R. 2, Okanogan. 5tp15 Harold B. Stout, M.D. PATEROS Mansfield - Wednesday Evenings By Appointment FOR SALE - Baled Hay. $30 a ton. plus delivery charges. Special prices on large orders. Phone 561 or write Keith Johnson, Winthrop Washington. 3tp29 FOR SALE - Coal. Immediate delivery. Utah Coal. Phone 27-M, Bridgeport, Wash. 10tpl3 cePs _FD- /lta Rebecca  Lo,. . Alta Rebecca Lodge Ct'ristmas party was held Wednesday, Dec- ember 12th with exchange of gifts. The refreshment committee tory Bonds as Shll Oil Company's share in the local Victory Loan Drive. Communities throughout the Western States wiil share in a $15,0.00,000 Victory Bond sub- scription by Shell Oil Company, Incorporated, Pacific Coast Terri- tory. This sum is the same as that representing Bond purchases by Shell in both the-Sixth and Sv- enth War Loans, Company offi- cials said. The $15,000,000 is in addition to the individual Bond quota set" for Shell's 10,000 employees in the West. Purchases on regular monthly payroll deductions by em- ployees recently passed the-ten million dollar mark. Allocation of credit to this area are as follows: Brewster $4,500 Douglas County $500 Omak " $10,0,00 Oroville $5,000 Mrs. JaJ McIn;yre of Chelan spent Sunday visiting Mrs. CMa- tis Key. ar d +-+G+ nflB tton M . Elaine "recergtly rJurhe from a trip East.- They visited in Milwaukee, Chi- cago, Ill., and IIammond, Indi:ana h'Entertains At Dinner .._:. ...... . .of Mr. and Mrs. Wesley Huff en- - - ..+.. g tertained the teachers of the Pa -+ GRANGE MEEg teros School anl also their dauh- " s ay, tbe 18th, with er and son-in-law at a dinner a program by the young people party last Friday evening. and- treats for them. Those present were Prof. and Mrs. Irwin, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Burger, Mr. and Mrs. J. Tukey, Mr. and Mrs. Madden, Mr. Jen- with a kJns, Mr. and Mrs. V. G. Carrkpain Mrs. D. Hunter, Miss Clark and ..... Miss Maur. After dinner the party piayed bunco. while there. Their daughter, Norms Rogahn accompanied them and Yerhained with her husband, who is sta- t:oned at Truax Field, near Mad- ison, Wisconsin. f I =., / ,M ' ' Pot=Luck Dinner For Legion Auxiliary The Auxiliary of the Columbia Post No. 97 of the American Leg- ion are having a pot-luck dinner party next Wednesday, De cc]nber 19th at 6:30 p.m. at the Leion Hall in Brewster. All veterans and hheir familie are in-ited. The exchange of small inexpen- sive gifts will be a feature of the evening. was Bessie Brownlee, Mary Hueko ins and Eva Carey, decorating, Hattie Otto and program, Evelyn Holt. Officers elected for the coming year are as foliows: Noble Grand, Ella Dunbar, Vice Grand, Elva Olson, Recording Secretary, Hazel Holt, Financial Secretary, Hattie Otto, Treasurer, Martha Darling- ton, Trustee, Eva Pryor. Married In Seattle Albert Saint, who is employed at Word Motors, and Miss Mar- jorie Ellwood of Minnesota, were married in Seattle last Sunday, December 9th, at the Calvary Congregational Church bfore a few friends and relatives. A re- ception was held after the cere- mony at the home of the bride's brother, W. B. Ellwood, and the couple left for a months honey- moon back home in Minnesota. Dick Weeks*h,s-- -- )een absent from the store this wek because of illness. GOOD USED PIANOS - Two more will be sold in this vicinity, I both standard makes, good mech- . . anical condition, terms. For parti- I culars write R. F. Powers, Vera- ] dale, Washington. 3tc2 / V sMITH" I[ I FUNERAL HOME II ' ++ "t t I Licensed Funeral Director /] tP""'+ '" "+"+"';'I GAMB00R CO Wood-Heater , used three montls. / M. D. Housden. Box 40,8, Brew- / ster, Wash. 3tp6 I Ernie Li;der as "been hom'e sick with the flu this week. Mrs. Mary Fox has gone to Vic- toria, B. C. for a visit daughter. I BASKET - SOCIAL AND DANCE Saturday - December 15th BAR SCHOOL HOUSE 9:00 p.m. Doors Open 9:00 p.m. ', I I I I Fluorescent Lights LIGHT BULBS I I I I u ELECTRICAL REPAIR HARRIS ELECTRIC SHOP PHONE 40 OR 40R W. R. HARRIS BREWSTER I I II i VETERANS Home Loan We are making home loans to Vetek.+, under the G. I. Bill of Rights. To any Veteran interested in buyin building a home we will give themlT"'I .......  information available. Drop us a line or call at the office if you are interested. WENATCHEE FED[rAL SAYINGS & LOAN ASS'N., Savings & Loan Building WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON Okanogan County Abstract Company WM. BAINES, Mgr. Okanogan, Wash. J FOR SALE - N. H. Chickens, Coal or Wood Heating Stove. Mrs. Nannie Gillespie, Brewster. 2tp6 C. R. McKINLEY M.D. McKINLEY BUILDING BREWST, ER, WASHINGTON LOOK HERE! Wanted - Men and Women to start in business on our capital. Sell some 200 ;arm-home products. Thousands our Dealers now make quick sales big profits. For Particulars write Rawleigh's, Dept. WHL-21-192. Oakland, Calif. ltpl 3 JAMES R. KRAMER Licensed Public Accountant Federal Income Tax Specialist Kramer's Accounting Service Box 607 - CHELAN - Phone 107 FOR SALE - I Guernsey Heifer coming 2 years old in March. See R. A. Laymance, Patros. 2tp6 Septic Tanks and Cess Pools cleaned. Modern equipment. No charges for mileage. Wm. Neal, Park Hotel, Omak, Phone 329. 4t /mnmnm Consult Us About Your Real Estate Problems INSURANCE -O MORRIS INSURANCE AGENCY Brewster, Washington mmmmmmm LOOK YOUR BEST Shop Hours 8:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M. Saturdays and Days Befere a Holiday 8:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M. Jake's Barber Shop Brewster, Washington I FOR PRINTING PHONE 37 The Herald-Reporter Gifts for the +":-- HOM E Blankets Davenport & Chair Soft Rugs Sofa Beds World Globes Radio Stools Table Lamps Coffee Tables Pictures End Tables C.hairs & Toys For The Children Mirrors Floor Lamps China Vases Vanity Sets Bedspreads Swing Rockers Boudoir Chairs Occasional Chairs Dinette Sets Desks CHELAN FURNITURE -- CHELAN, WASH. vpe :+i+))++++)+i+i+++++++++;+++++)))++))))+++++i++++ F +++I ++++++++++.+.:+m+  ;+))++++)+)++++++++))++ ++++++:++ ........ ++++ ,+,+,+ ...... < ++ Your Standard. Man has a crew of FREE helpers for you! Put this crew of tlme-savers to work for you--FREE! Each one makes it easy m do an important job quickly, correctly. Tractor Lubrication Guide shows where, when, how to grease tractors. Wheel Bearing Service books--complete in- structions for a precision job. Farm Guide---tells how to make Standard farm products work for you. Fleet Service-charts, records, cost-forms to put truck and tractor operation on a scientific basis. Therriault & Darlington Wholesale Dealers Phone 232 PATEROS, WASHINGTON Until the Last Man is Home Count right now on Great Northern Railway to do its level best--better than that, if possible l--to get Northwest service men home from camps and separation. centers for Christmas. But, please do not count on miracles, for the nation's railways face today the worst passenger travel congestion they've ever had! You are entitled to know why train travel, particularly on Western lines, now is difficult and will coitinue to be so for at least 60 days. ..... ':- ....... + -IV The prmcpal reason IS the accelerated rate at whmh servme men simlllt[. returned to the United States. This month more than I million mi! being will be landed at Pacific and Atlantic ports. And, at least 90 per cent  ............ + them must and will be moved homeward by railway. There are two "rubs" in today's train travel picture. One is that railways have been called on to handle a vastly-increased volume of military traffic at a time when thousands of civilians, including students and teachers, plan to go home by train for the year-end holidays The other and most important is that there just isn't enough rail- way passenger equipment to meet both military and civilian demands. The railways tackled their job in World War II with one-third fewer passenger cars than they had in 1918. Construction of new passenger equipment by and for railways was not permitted after 1941. Great Northern has had five streamlined trains on order since 1943, but delivery cannot be made in time to relieve the present congestion. Nevertheless, demobilization transport must go ahead, and toward getting it done, railways are assigning three:fourths Of all sleeping car space to troop move- ments. In addition, Great Northern and other Western lines have with- drawn hundreds of sleepers, coaches and baggage'cars from regular service for special troop train operations. In a single day more than 0 special troop trains are being moved on Great Northern alone. These include trainloads of eastbound service men andunoccupied eqt0pment moving, west to pick up troops awaiting transportation, o It's going to be difficult to obtain train accommodations to and from almost i anywhere in the next several weeks. Leaving would-be passengers behind makes no one happy, and crowded conditions on trains are not conducive to comfort. Public transportation is Great Northern's business. During the travel congestion p.eriod, which already has begun, the railway will provide civilians the most effective service possible while we finish our war job--the job which won't be finished until the last man is home. GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY _ .. ,.'