Compiled by the Deschutes County Historic Society from the archived copies of The Bulletin on the Deschutes Historic Museum
Wild jackrabbit flees from canine on metropolis streets
A wild jackrabbit took a flying journey down Bond road this forenoon, dodging automobiles and folks as he went. Concerning the nook of Minnesota road he was found by a band of city canine, because of which he turned a protracted, grey streak, and vanished over the hill by the Central college.
Whether or not the unusual customer was impelled by a want to examine the brand new paving, or was rendered daring by the sudden hush which adopted the celebration of yesterday, has not been decided, though each theories have been held by spectators.
Will use transportable telephone
A transportable phone, weighing solely 15 kilos full, permitting the institution of a station at any level alongside the road, has been acquired by the forest service. Flashlight batteries are used as one of many technique of preserving down weight.
Vacationer automobiles fill garages
Vehicles belonging to vacationers are filling the garages in Bend each night time, along with the massive quantity which are parked on the metropolis campground. Most of them are from California and different states to the south, or the Willamette valley, because the jap vacationers haven’t but reached this part.
Retailers are additionally getting an excessive amount of enterprise from vacationers, notably the grocers, given that Bend is the final place the place larders could also be replenished for a number of hundred miles in a lot of instructions.
A. G. Clark, of the Central Oregon Motor Co., supplied a suggestion.
“Central Oregon ought to promote its points of interest to those individuals who drive via searching for pleasure,” he said.
“I recommend a map masking intimately the roads of this part, radiating from Bend, in a folder telling of the scenic points of interest, fishing, swimming and different benefits of the varied resorts. It might be properly worthwhile for the retailers right here to have such a map ready, to go out to all vacationers.”
Optimistic pics are discovered on movie
Two full optimistic movies, three negatives and one that could be a mixture have simply been developed by Symons Bros. from a roll snapped by Paul Hosmer. The positives are the most effective photos of the six, being images of Mrs. Hosmer and child and of Mr. Hosmer. The mixture reveals a automobile on Oregon road in optimistic and the First Nationwide financial institution within the background, in destructive.
This can be a very uncommon prevalence, says A. A. Symons, though an identical phenomenon was famous right here a couple of 12 months in the past, the photographs having been taken by W. C. Birdsall. No clarification is given.
Symons Bros. have simply acquired a brand new lens for taking distant views, the one one in all its sort within the metropolis.
Kessler cannon to rejoin KBND
Kessler Cannon, who acquired his discharge from the military yesterday at Fort Lewis, Wash., with the ranking of employees sergeant, returned to his house right here final night time, following almost two years of service. He spent most of his time within the personnel division at Camp Roberts, Calif. Lately he was stationed at Fort McClellan, at Anniston, Ala.
Cannon tomorrow will rejoin the employees of KBND, the place he was employed for greater than two years earlier than coming into the military. He will probably be in command of saying and applications and can help Frank H. Loggan, station supervisor.
Park timber broken
Appreciable harm resulted to younger Siberian elm timber in Pioneer park in reference to an outing there yesterday night metropolis officers reported in the present day. On a lot of the younger timber, limbs have been damaged, apparently by children trying to swing on them, it was reported. Arrests will probably be made if there may be additional destruction of the park property, it was introduced.
Transferring image official visits
Ed Ralph, assistant manufacturing supervisor for Paramount Footage, Inc., left for Portland after spending the day within the Metolius river space the place scenes of the image, “Golden Earrings,” will probably be taken this month.
The image occasion will arrive in Oregon about July 15 and can spend a number of days within the Portland space earlier than shifting operations to Central Oregon. Ray Milland is the male star of the image and can accompany the group right here. Marlene Dietrich, who performs reverse Milland within the movie, won’t be right here, nonetheless, and scenes taken on the Metolius will use a “double.” A part of the image occasion will probably be housed at Metolius resorts and the remainder will keep in Bend.
Veteran ‘writes’ on sky
Almost all Bend residents craned their necks to look skyward this midday whereas a sky-writing pilot spelled out the letters of a well known mushy drink in white smoke at an altitude of about 12,000 ft.
The pilot was Tommy Campbell, of Glendale, Calif., who’s touring all through the western states for the Pepsi-Cola firm. Campbell is 25 years previous and a veteran of 5 years of service with the military air corps.
The smoke letters stayed in place only some minutes within the clear blue sky and drifted away to the east in cloudlike formations.
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Well-known skier Kiki Cutter wed to educate
Former Olympics skier Kiki Cutter of Bend was married July 3 in Aspen, Colo., to Bob Beattie, ski coaching camp operator and NBC sports activities information commentator.
Beattie was coach of the U.S. winter Olympics ski group in 1968, when Miss Cutter put her house city within the worldwide limelight as a member of the ladies’s group. The newlyweds will go to in Bend subsequent month, Dr. and Mrs. Robert L. Cutter, Butler Street, introduced in the present day.
Miss Cutter retired from aggressive snowboarding after a formidable report of wins on this nation and overseas.
Beattie operates his personal ski coaching camp in Aspen, and in addition travels extensively in his work for NBC. He’s the son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Beattie, Laconia, Governor’s Island, N.H. The previous Miss Cutter was graduated from Bend Excessive College in 1976, and attended the College of Oregon previous to her travels on the worldwide ski meet circuit.
Objections raised to paving
The Bend Metropolis Fee heard remonstrances towards its choice to pave Saginaw Avenue final night time, however the fee took no motion to cease the mission.
Residents proudly owning houses dealing with Saginaw requested to have the road paved. Within the winter, it’s a “muddy mire,” one resident stated. However Mr. and Mrs. Chet Coryell and Charles Brannon, who each reside on Quincy Avenue, requested that the road stay unpaved till a whole plan might be drawn. Coryell requested the commissioners why Saginaw Avenue didn’t undergo to twelfth Road, as an alternative of turning into a deadend, and requested why sewer traces weren’t laid on the similar time paving happened.
Redmond takes crime combating to our on-line world
Break the regulation in Redmond, and your title may seem on thousands and thousands of laptop screens all through the world.
The Redmond Police Division simply created a “house web page” on the World Extensive Internet, the favored graphics-filled portion of the Web laptop community.
Different police around the globe have accomplished that, however few, if any, have gone so far as Redmond, which is posting a wide range of crime-fighting info, together with its every day police log, a listing of stolen checks and a “most wished” checklist.
“I haven’t seen something that’s remotely prefer it,” stated Ian Blackie, proprietor of AdWeb Communications in Bend, who helped create the Redmond police Site. “If it’s not the primary, it’s among the many first.”
Though many different police companies even have World Extensive Internet sites, Redmond’s is uncommon as a result of will probably be up to date every day by division staff.
Police Chief Jim Carlton stated, “We’re breaking some floor right here that has not beforehand been damaged by police departments.”
Blackie labored carefully with First Selection Software program of Bend, utilizing check software program from Microsoft. EmpireNet, a Bend Web supplier, donated laptop space for storing for the mission. Together with the division’s every day log, the Internet “web page” options neighborhood service ideas reminiscent of the way to keep away from being a sufferer of against the law, in addition to historic details about the police division. Companies will be capable to entry an up to date checklist of stolen checks and bank cards. Lists of lacking individuals and fugitives are additionally deliberate for the Site, in addition to a “crime solver’s web page” that can ask for the general public’s assist in investigations.
“This is a chance to extend our communication skills with the general public via the Web,” Carlton stated.
Butte has a landmark day
A brand new chapter within the historical past of Pilot Butte State Park begins with a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday afternoon.
Mockingly, it comes lower than every week after a lot of Bend targeted its consideration on a fireworks-sparked Fourth of July brush hearth that blackened about 5 acres of the 400-foot-tall cinder cone. The Pilot Butte Companions, a coalition of state and native companies, teams and people, will break floor on the location of a deliberate new parking space, to be constructed east of the butte, alongside Freeway 20, stated Curtis Smith, the park supervisor.
The paved 75-space lot could have a lot safer entry to the point of view than the present, unpaved lot, which might maintain at most 50 automobiles and is on a curve that makes entry and exit harmful, Smith stated.
The state Division of Parks and Recreation, which manages the 100-acre park, acquired a $100,000 grant for the mission from a federal petroleum anti-trust settlement fund. The primary-step, in line with Smith, will probably be to finish a path from the long run parking space to the prevailing highway. As soon as that’s completed, a brand new highway alignment may be constructed and the parking space established.
Additionally nearing completion is a state-city land swap during which Bend will present 19 acres on the east facet of the butte for the state park. In return, town will get an easement for a brand new, coated water reservoir it plans to construct on the butte’s south facet. In the meantime, discussions on metropolis annexation of the landmark are on maintain. Former Police Chief Dave Malkin instructed that the highway that spirals to the highest of the butte be closed at 5 p.m. every day, to chop down on vandalism, noise and different issues. Smith stated he understands town is fascinated with that closing time, whereas his company would favor the highway be closed round 10 p.m. nightly. The advance plans please Robert Foley, a retired decide concerned within the effort. He’s the son of Terence Foley, an early-day civic chief in whose reminiscence Pilot Butte was bought and donated to the state in 1928.
“The butte is a fragile factor, and folks don’t understand it,” Robert Foley stated. “It’s a gem that we have now.”