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Travel Ken Brooks says the time is now to plan your holiday travel. PAGE 3

History Local historian Tim Ehrhardt discusses the evolution of Indian Gardens. PAGE 5

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Medicare enrollment assistance program set for Nov. 14 Medicare Open Enrollment continues through Dec. 7. State Health Insurance Program (SHIP) counselors will screen and provide application assistance for Medicare Savings Programs and Low Income Subsidy program for assistance with Medicare Part D out-of-pocket costs, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 14 at the Payson Senior Center, 514 W. Main St. For more information, call Pinal-Gila Council for Senior Citizens, 1-800-2939393. Family Movie Night The congregation of Shepherd of the Pines Lutheran Church, 507 W. Wade Lane, Payson, invites Rim residents to attend a Family Movie Night at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, at the church. The event is free and refreshments will be available. There will be a Family Movie Night at 6:30 p.m. the first and third Friday of every month. Visit: for directions and more information, or call (928) 4745440. Merry Mall is Nov. 16 The Annual Merry Mall takes place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16 at the Payson United Methodist Church, 414 N. Easy St. Get your Christmas gifts here! Featuring baked goods, crafts, potato bar and/or pie.

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Greg Tamblyn, singer and humorist, will entertain with a comic relief concert for Unity of Payson’s two-year anniversary celebration on Saturday.

Make ready for the holidays and more at the library During November, the Library Friends of Payson Bookstore will feature an extensive collection of Christmas fiction, music, cookbooks, craft books and more at two for the price of one. As always, the second item must be of equal or lesser value that the first item. This is a wonderful opportunity to get a head start on selecting unique and inexpensive gifts for friends, neighbors, caregivers, co-workers, secret pals, or anyone else on your Christmas list. Bookstore gift certificates are only $3 and make the perfect gifts for those hard-to-shop-for people. They are great stocking stuffers, as well. Stop by and discover the bookstore’s delightful holiday treasures. The bookstore will also be offering all paperback books at the amazing value of 6 for $1 throughout November. Stock is constantly changing. All proceeds directly support the library. The LFOP Bookstore is located to the right of the circulation desk just inside the

Guided hike of Dude Fire site Join the Northern Gila County Historical Society volunteers on a hike to the Dude Fire site at 1 p.m. on Nov. 19. Chuck Jacobs, retired fire chief, will guide the walk. Participants will meet at the Rim Country Museum parking lot on Green Valley Parkway at 1 p.m. Carpooling will be arranged at that time. Participants should wear comfortable shoes and bring water. Call the museum, (928) 474-3488, to reserve a spot. There is no charge for this event.

COVER The annual Rimstones Gem & Mineral Show is Saturday and Sunday at the Mazatzal Casino Event Center.

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Unity of Payson will sponsor a Comic Relief concert by singer, songwriter and humorist Greg Tamblyn to celebrate the group’s two-year anniversary. Greg combines audience rapport with an irreverent sense of humor, and has a special interest in the relationship of music, laughter and lifestyle to well-being. Greg has become widely known for his songs about the power of the human spirit and funny songs like “The Shootout at the I’m OK, You’re OK Corral,” “Analog Brain in a Digital World” and “Self-Employment Made Harder by Difficult Boss.” Unity of Payson is part of Unity Worldwide, a movement founded by Charles and Myrtle Fillmore in 1889 as a healing ministry based on the power of prayer and the power of our thoughts to create our own reality. To put its principles into practice, Unity of Payson has reached out to the community. The congregation has adopted a stretch of State Highway 260, collected items for the Community Presbyterian Church’s food bank and donated items to the Payson Area Displaced Students organization. Greg Tamblyn will perform Saturday Nov. 16 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tickets are on sale for $10 in advance after Sunday service and $12 at the door. You may also e-mail your request for tickets to Unity of Payson meets in the Central Arizona Board of Realtors conference room, 600 State Hwy. 260, Suite 14 (behind Tiny’s Restaurant) with Sunday service at 10 a.m. Visit for more information on the group.

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COMING EVENTS AT THE LIBRARY • Movie screening: “The Hunger Games” (PG-13) Friday, Nov. 15, 4 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. • “You Wouldn’t Want to Sail on the Mayflower” for children ages 8-13, Monday, Nov. 18, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. • Tips for Medical Research using Medline Plus, PubMed, EBSCO databases and more, Friday, Nov. 22, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. • PAWS to Read with Boo the Service Dog. Children ages 5-12 can sign up for a 15-minute one-to-one reading session with Boo, Friday, Nov. 22, 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. • Cookin’ for Health with Nutritionist Peggy Martin, Saturday, Nov. 23, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. • Storytime: Preschool, Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.; Baby Time, Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.

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HOLIDAY TRAVEL SUGGESTIONS Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s can be different for many of us. Some enjoy the pleasures of seeing old friends and relatives and even visiting some of them. Others would rather just stay home and drink-in the joys of the season in their own homes and towns and cities. Today, we will try and give you a few ideas if you want to consider leaving the homestead and branching out to other destinations. Las Vegas, Nev. is one of the most outstanding locations in December. More than three million people flock there to celebrate the holidays. There is even a Santa Claus road race, exclusively for Santa impersonators! There is ice-skating at Lake Las Vegas with its floating ice rink. Every year, Sam’s Town Hotel and Gambling Hall KEN BROOKS creates a winter wonderland spectacular. There will be over a half-million Christmas lights, a futuristic Christmas laser show and dreaming of a white Christmas. Christmas on the Strip is perhaps the most celebrated at the Bellagio Hotel as the fountains are already must-see and will dance only to Christmas music. And, the 49-ft. Christmas tree will feature a breathtaking display of decorations with a 5-ft. star on top. In fact, every resort and casino along the Strip will be trying to top one-another with Christmas decorations and events. You can take in the Winter Lights Festival at Springs Preserve, where an eight-acre garden will be lit. Don’t forget to take in one of the spectacular shows while you are there. If you and the extended family plan to get together with travel plans, you might do well to check out the Disney California Adventure Park in Anaheim. You and the grandkids can race through the desert, soar over California, journey under the sea with Ariel or play with Woody and Buzz. Be sure to check out the World of Color nighttime spectacular and countdown to fun with the Pixar Play Parade. The family might enjoy dining at the Hollywood Golden Age eatery. For reservations at the Disneyland Hotel, phone 1-714-778-6600. And, don’t forget that Disney now has four beautiful cruise ships in the water operating in various parts of the world. These ships offer attractions for the young ones as well as adults. We took the grandkids on a Disney Cruise last October that took us to the Western Caribbean area. It was seven days in length and every day was filled with activities from morning to night. We all came together as a family during the dinner hour in the dining rooms. There are separate lounges and pool for adults. The cabins are rather large for a cruise ship and feature separated bathrooms. People can use the sink and toilet in one area while others are using the shower and bathtub in another room. If you can,

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Christmas on the Las Vegas Strip is perhaps the most celebrated at the Bellagio Hotel, and the fountains are already a must-see.

book a cabin with an outside balcony. Disney Cruises offer a one-week cruise Dec. 21 out of Galveston, Texas that docks in Cozumel, Mexico and Grand Cayman on the Disney Wonder. You can book a two- or three-day cruise on the Disney Dream out of Port Canaveral, Fla. for a Dec. 27 cruise to the Bahamas. Your travel agent can check availabilities and fares for you, or you can find them on the Web. While in Florida, why not rent a car and travel the short distance over to Orlando and visit some of the parks there. You’ll find Disney World with all of its parks as well as Universal Orlando and several other interesting parks. One of the most Christmassy places in America is Branson, Mo. Branson is nestled in the Ozark Mountains. It was once a dying lumber town but, is now the country’s live entertainment capital. It is home to scores of theaters and resort hotels that appeal to tourists year-round. Christmas time is very special here with its Branson Area Festival of Lights. The city expects about a million and a half holiday visitors this year to see the many offerings in each theatre, plus the Annual Adoration Parade which is a really big, old-fashioned Christmas parade with many of the theatre stars seen on floats. You can see real cowboys at the Branson Great American Wild West Show. There will be Christmas décor all over the city during the holiday season. Some of the music theatres will feature music of the season which can be enjoyed by all family members. The Branson Tourism Center can be reached at 1-800-785-1610. Branson Vacation Planning is available at: 1-866417-2726.

We have to mention New York City to visit this time of year. There you will see hundreds of stores in the Christmas mode along with features in Central Park, Radio City Music Hall, and the ice-skating at Rockefeller Center where you can rent skates. The shopping sales will be on, so take an extra suitcase to carry the new purchases home. In Santa Cruz, Calif. with a seaside on the Pacific will be decked out along the main avenue and boardwalk and there will be glittering displays for the holidays. Santa will visit this city by automobile. San Antonio, Texas will shine during the holiday season along the San Antonio River Walk, where 122,000 lights form a twinkling canopy over a riverside path. There will be a one-hour parade along the walk with over 185 schools and churches offering Christmas music and events. The National Christmas Center is the only Christmas museum in the entire world. It opened in 1998 and now overflows with hundreds of thousands of Christmas items, some more than 200 years old. This collection can be found in Paradise, Penn. Another place to shop is in Minneapolis, Minn. with the famous Mall of America. If you have relatives living in the area, perhaps they will put you up for a few nights while you and they do some serious shopping. I have seen many malls and so have you, but the Mall of America beats them all. Some of you will perhaps wish to stay in some of the very fine resorts and hotels in sunny Mexico. The beaches there are wonderful as are the resorts. All will be rather expensive over the holidays but, so is everywhere else. And, of course, we will suggest a Caribbean cruise out of Florida. The cruise in the end is your best travel value as we

often say but, check it out on the Web or with a travel agent. Some of you have wanted to visit or revisit the Hawaiian Islands and perhaps the holidays may be the best time for you to do Hawaii. The Four main islands offer so much to see and do. My favorites are Maui and Kauai. Where you stay is also important. Don’t select some poor-rated property thinking you won’t stay long in and around your hotel. I have found personally that the better the resort or hotel, the better we enjoy our trip. Hawaii offers balmy weather and southing breezes. It’s a little pricey this time of year, but everything is. If this is to be your destination, book your air and hotel as soon as possible. Seats and rooms fill fast this time of year. Remember, Phoenix and Tucson offer fine resorts and this is not so far to travel. A few fly over to London and Paris to enjoy the holidays. Both cities offer much to do and see. Be sure to bring warm clothing and a rain coat and umbrella. Also, take an extra suitcase to fill with shopping items. Remember, British Airways has several non-stop flights each week from Phoenix to London round-trip. A few people are discovering interesting destinations in Central America. Again, a travel agent can assist you with these areas or investigate on the Web. Many of the people in Costa Rica speak some English, which is always a help in getting around. We are planning a two-week cruise the first part of December, but will return home a couple days before Christmas where we plan to spend time with our good friends and relatives. Good luck in planning your holidays.





Sci-fi fans will love glorious version of writer’s vision In 1977, writer Orson Scott Card utter ferocity. Fast decision-making and penned a short story for Analog relentless follow-through are the only Science Fiction. Nearly a decade later characteristics that will save Earth he re-wrote his story as a full-length from the alien enemy. For 50 years, novel, for which the Sci-fi community humanity has been breeding, training, awarded him both the Nebula for best filtering and discarding brilliant chilnovel of 1985 and the Hugo a year dren, looking for the one mind that can later. For a science fiction writer, nothdefeat the aliens. Harrison Ford is the ing tops these two awards. heartless colonel who has the responsiAndy McKinney We finally have the story of Ender Reviewer bility of training Ender and the other Wiggin on the big screen. We have child warriors. Ford has no bending to without doubt an artistic success with ordinary human emotions whatsoever; “Ender’s Game.” Director Gavin Hood (who the stakes are the extermination of all mankind directed “Wolverine,” another tale of a conflict- or the extinction of the alien race. ed hero) has been able to put his glorious verThis doesn’t sound very cheery. This PG-13 sion of Card’s vision up there for all of us to (violence, xenocide) film hasn’t much room for enjoy. Do not confuse “Ender’s Game” with such great acting, but Ford does very well. The film space operas as “Star Wars.” Fans of main vein does have room for gorgeous, large-scale visual Sci-fi will love this film. Producer Orson Scott effects. The scenes of the child warriors training Card spent $110 million to make this fabulous in zero gravity are especially good. The film film. We will see if a strong fan base and a won- remains faithful to the spirit of the original book, derful rendition of the story with excellent spe- but we would need a multi-part miniseries to get cial effects can bring in enough ticket money to in all of the characters and detail of the novel. justify the expense. I hope so. This four saw Viola Davis and Ben Kingsley have supportblade film deserves our support. It did come in ing roles. Also in supporting roles are two at number one for the weekend with $37 million young female actors who have done good work in sales, so we can have hope. in the past. Abigail Breslin (the very young star Asa Butterfield (“Hugo”) as Ender provides us of “Little Miss Sunshine”) and Hailee Steinfield with a cerebral acting style. We see the near (wonderful as an even younger girl in “True genius Ender thinking through his various Grit”) have small but important roles. options to his challenges. His forceful personality The universe terrifies and never forgives. In allows him to carry through his decisions with surviving, we may lose our humanity.


Cave Creek council race decided by deck of cards • It was noted wit Oscar Wilde who made the following sage observation: “Every saint has a past and every sinner a future.” • It seems that having blond hair was popular in ancient Rome, too. Those not naturally blessed with golden hair, though, had to go through a bit of an ordeal to change their natural color. The treatment of choice was pigeon droppings. Messy, perhaps, but effective. • Those who study such things say that dung beetles use the Milky Way as a navigational aid. • In June 2009, the town of Cave Creek, Ariz., was faced with an electoral tie in the race for a city council seat: Each candidate received exactly 660 votes. According to the state constitution, such ties can be broken by a game of chance. After some discussion, the candidates agreed that they would each pull a card at random out of a deck, and the one with the highest card would be declared the winner of the election.

Thomas McGuire drew the six of hearts, then waited while his opponent, Adam Trenk, took his turn. Trenk pulled the king of hearts, securing his city council victory. • You may be surprised to learn that clams can live to be 200 years old. • If you’re of a morbid inclination and have some time to kill in Chicago, head to that city’s Graceland Cemetery. Find the monument known as “Eternal Silence” — a tall figure in robes — and look into the statue’s eyes. It’s said that if you do that, you’ll have a vision of your own death. *** Thought for the Day: “I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the day.” — E.B. White © 2013 King Features Synd., Inc.

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INDIAN GARDENS Northeast of Payson near Indian Gardens.” According to the Highway 260 is a strip of pasture- assessor he also had one wagon, land anchored by a spring. It was four mares, six geldings, 150 catonce on the main road from tle and some poultry. Not long Payson, but when the highway after that, Derrick moved away. was widened a few years ago the The Tonto Forest Reserve was road moved away. Today this created in 1905 and it appears green spot sits with a that not long afterwards, locked gate at its Indian Gardens began to entrance. Further in is a be used as an adminiswater bladder and varitrative site and was forous remnants of its past. mally set aside in 1912. An old stone marker Over the next 20 near the gate provides a years activity in the area hint of the place’s past. and at the site This was once an active increased. Zane Grey place; a place where started coming to the people gathered; a place region in 1918, staying TIM EHRHARDT called Indian Garden or at the Anderson Lee Indian Gardens. “Babe” Haught place approxiThe book “Rim Country mately 3.5 miles to the north. The History,” published in 1984 by the Boy Scouts established Camp Northern Gila County Historical Geronimo nearby in 1924 and by Society, provides this description the late 1920s the Kohl family had of Indian Gardens. “This area was patented land to the east; land used by the Apaches for a garden which utilized and had at least a spot and was still in use when the partial right to the Indian whites arrived in the area. A Gardens spring. Then in 1930, the spring above the flat furnished Arizona Game and Fish water for the beans, corn, and Commission established a fish pumpkins.” hatchery at Indian Gardens. This Marion Derrick is believed to was followed in 1933 by the crehave been the first white settler to ation of a Civilian Conservation occupy Indian Gardens, having Corps (CCC) camp site there. moved there in the early 1880s. That time was the peak of activity He was still there in 1890, and the for Indian Gardens and by the late Gila County Assessor lists him as 1930s things started to wind having “poss right to ranch at down. The CCC camp closed in

1937, followed in 1941 by the fish hatchery. Since that time, the forest service has used the site seasonally and sometimes as a staging site. When the Roberts and Hatchery fires occurred in 1961, it was used as a base camp. During the 1980s, Indian Gardens was used as a Youth Conservation Corps camp and the Arizona Boys Ranch used it as a summer camp during the 1990s. Much of the information for this article comes from a 2005 Desert Archaeology Inc. report titled, “A History of Indian Garden, An Administrative Site on the Tonto National Forest, Gila County, Arizona.” This report can be purchased online at and contains a lot of great information and clippings about Indian Gardens. The last paragraph of this report perhaps sums up Indian Gardens the best. “Today, there is little sign of activity at Indian Garden. The shower building and restrooms remain, but other facilities have eroded to historical-archaeological features. An Arizona Game and Fish cage for trapping and collaring elk sits forlornly in the center of the pasture. The springfed stream still trickles and weaves through the property. The

Forest Service continues to retain Indian Garden as an administrative site, with no immediate plans to give it up. The visitor is left with the impression that the site with the distinguished history of service quietly awaits its next assignment.” OTHER NOTES

We’re coming up on the 50th anniversary of the assassination of John F. Kennedy in Dallas. Like so many, I find this tragic event fascinating. One thing that sticks with me is what Barry Goldwater wrote in his 1988 biography, “Goldwater.” At the time of Kennedy’s assassination, Goldwater was emerging as the front-runner for the Republican presidential nomination in 1964. It was a nomination that he would go on to win before being crushed in the 1964 election by Lyndon B. Johnson. Would it have been such a blow-out though if Goldwater had faced Kennedy? He certainly didn’t think so. “Many people say today — and said then — that Kennedy would have defeated me. I’m not so sure. Time magazine and some of the polls clearly indicated he was slipping in national support. Kennedy himself admitted that. It was a major reason he went to Dallas in November

1963.” And what kind of campaign did Goldwater think it would have been against Kennedy? Well, much different than today’s campaigns. “Kennedy and I informally agreed — it seems a pipe dream in looking at some of today’s negative campaigning — that we would ride the same plane or train to several stops and debate face to face on the same platform.” When Kennedy was assassinated, it changed all of that. At least in hindsight, Goldwater indicated that it was a race he could not win. “I also was convinced that the American people were not ready for three presidents in little more than a year. They were not likely to support Johnson-Kennedy opponents. That would be the Democratic ticket in 1964, no matter who Johnson chose as Vice President.” For all of the ponderings on what would have happened had Kennedy not been assassinated, this is one that often gets overlooked. Personally, I doubt that Goldwater’s vision of his campaign against Kennedy would have played that way. But if it had, it probably would have been a legendary campaign.


‘Party of Five’ alum starring in Lifetime movie next Q: A few months back, you ran an interview about Scott Wolf, and it got me to wondering what his fellow “Party of Five” alum Lacey Chabert is up to now. — Janet L., Minneapolis A: Lacey, who played the second youngest of the Salinger children on the hit ’90s nighttime drama, stars in the Lifetime Movie Network original movie “Non-Stop,” which premieres Friday, Nov. 29, at 8 p.m. ET/PT. Lacey plays an executive assistant on a nighttime flight to Zurich who strikes up a romantic encounter with a handsome stranger seated next to her. When she later wakes from a nap, she finds that her bag with her ID, cellphone and laptop are missing — as is the mysterious stranger. Lacey told me she was delighted to play a different character

from what her fans are used to seeing: “My character is at a point in her life when she’s gone through a very devastating breakup. She’s really searching for clarity and just trying to find an anchor in her life again. And there is also this mysterious side about her job, and throughout the story, you start to find out what that is. “I really could empathize with her. I’ve certainly had times in my life where I felt a little lost — I could relate to that part of the character. But there was a lot about her that I hadn’t seen in characters I’ve played before. I like that she’s in a situation where things are completely out of control, and she’s starting to feel like she’s going completely insane. At the same time, she has to be the sanest character in the

film because she’s driving the story. It was definitely a challenge.” *** Q: Will “The Client List” return for another season, especially now that Jennifer Love Hewitt is pregnant? — Nina L., via email A: Lifetime has officially canceled the racy nighttime drama after two seasons. Word has it that Jennifer and the execs were at a standoff over how to handle her real-life pregnancy within the show’s story line. *** Q: I recently caught the encore airing of History’s “The Bible” miniseries, and it made me wonder if there will be more new episodes of the series. — Jackie W., via email A: NBC recently acquired the rights for the sequel to “The

Bible,” called “A.D.: Beyond the Bible,” currently in development. There also is a two-hour theatrical version of the miniseries in the works focusing on the life of Jesus through his Resurrection. The film, called “Son of God,” premieres Feb. 29, 2014. *** Q: Is Drew Barrymore expecting again? Didn’t she just have a baby? — DeeDee P. in Georgia A: Drew did indeed give birth to daughter Olive in September 2012, stating at the time that she wanted another baby, and soon. She got her wish, as Drew is now pregnant with baby No. 2, and is due late spring/early summer 2014. *** Write to Cindy at King Features Weekly Service, P.O. Box 536475, Orlando, FL 32853-6475;

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The Payson Rimstones’ Annual Gem and Mineral Show takes place this weekend at the Mazatzal Hotel & Casino Event Center.

ROCK STARS No one leaves empty-handed from gem and mineral show The Payson Rimstones’ Annual Gem and Mineral Show promises to educate and entertain. Better yet, guests will probably go home with something. “Even people that don’t usually go to something like this end up with something in their hands,” said show organizer and Rimstones club member Margaret Jones. For two days, Saturday, Nov. 16 (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.) and Sunday, Nov. 17 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.) in the Mazatzal Casino’s old bingo hall, vendors will have rocks, minerals and fossils to show off and sell. For a nominal entrance fee of $2 (kids

under 12 are free), guests can wander about and learn, touch and feel all types of rough and finished rocks. Vendors will also have jewelry and other goods. “It’s a great place to get Christmas gifts,” said Jones. But the Rimstones mostly hold the show to educate and support Rim Country students who plan on furthering their education in science or mathematics. “All proceeds from the entrance fee to the silent auction go towards scholarships and materials for area libraries,” said Jones. Each year, she said, the Rimstones grant scholarships, according to education interest and need, from $500 to $3,000 to graduating seniors planning on studying sciences or math. She said the club also purchases books and magazines for the elementary schools, Payson and Pine libraries. During the year, the club goes into third-grade classrooms to show and teach the difference between rocks.

“We come to third-grade classes and we give a demonstration about the different types of rocks, so the children can see metamorphic vs. sedimentary rocks,” said Jones, “Then we give them an egg carton with 10 different types of rocks to start their rock collection.” In keeping with the educational mission of the club, they will have an educational corner at the show. “We will have a college professor, who comes from GCC (Gila Community College); she gives expertise on different types of rocks,” said Jones. Mostly, the show is a lot of fun for the adults as well as the children. Jones said she enjoys watching the adults’ reaction at the spin-the-wheelget-a-rock table. “Adults like it too because it’s a spinning wheel,” she said. At another table, the Rimstones will show how some rocks become fluorescent to phosphorescent under certain light. CONTINUED ON PAGE 7

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Shop for Christmas gifts or learn how to pan for gold at the Gem and Mineral Show Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 16 an 17 at the Mazatzal Casino.

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“You put them under a particular wave length light, it has to do with their electron make up,” she said. The kids, though, seem to like the sandstone painting the best. “We get pieces of sandstone from Snowflake — the gentleman donates it for kids to paint on,” Jones said. “One year, we had a couple of children that came and did not want to stop painting on sandstone. Some of the children are very artistic — and they get to take it home with them.” Jones got excited about the Gold Prospectors of America from Show Low. She said they usually set up in the middle of the room, have a gold nugget that they auction off, and teach people about to

go out to prospect. “They will set up kind of in the middle of everything and have a lot of demonstrating,” said Jones. “They show how an actual person who would go out to prospect — such as how to pan. The kids get a kick out of that.” Jones said the rocks and minerals people will see and touch are good quality. The Casino offers free drinks, said Jones, soda, coffee and tea. Around the corner from the event, The Grill always has something good to eat. People often return year after year, she said. “It’s a good, community event,” said Jones. For more information on the show or scholarships, please contact Margaret Jones at

PAYSON RIMSTONES ROCK CLUB For anyone interested in attending the Rimstones Rock Club, it meets the second Wednesday of every month in the Payson Public Library. Each meeting has a speaker on different topics from meteorites to fossils and minerals. The club does a field trip once a month. The most recent trip looked for fossils on the Rim with other rock clubs in Arizona. Contact the library for more details, or look for information on upcoming speakers in the organizations section of the Payson Roundup.





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BODY HITS ACROSS 1 Ill-chosen 6 See 126-Across 13 Grand ___ (sporty Pontiacs) 16 Tattoo fluid 19 Port south of Milan 20 Milan opera house 21 “Citizen X” star Stephen 22 “Oh, give ___ home ...” 23 1988 hit for Breathe 25 LAX letters 26 Poor review 27 Co. kingpin 28 1972 hit for the O’Jays 31 Water color 34 Answer an invite 38 Dot-___ 39 Invention’s origin 40 1974 hit for John Denver 47 “Evita” star LuPone 48 “Sugar, Sugar” group, with “the” 49 Parts of dols. 50 1975 hit for America 54 Machines near mice 57 Provide relief 58 See 59-Across 59 With 58-Across, guys-only 60 Kansas town 61 Moves on ice 63 Cordial 68 Take a dip 69 Jazzy Horne 70 1982 hit for the Alan Parsons Project 74 Funny Jay 75 Eons 76 Absorption process

77 Mafia’s code of silence 79 Overly quick 80 “Spring forward” hrs. 81 ___ Beach (Atlantic coast city in Florida) 83 “___ Dieu!” 84 Raised trains 85 2000 hit for Creed 92 Sue Grafton’s “___ for Undertow” 93 Statistic in a used-car ad 94 Mentions 96 1976 hit for Elton John and Kiki Dee 102 Gulf country 103 Lago feeder 104 “___ I say!” 105 Assassinate 106 1994 hit for Boyz II Men 112 Biblical suffix 114 Cotillion girl 115 Always, in a sonnet 116 1985 hit for Tears for Fears 123 Before, in a sonnet 124 Brow’s curve 125 Goddess of the hunt 126 With 6-Across, “All Shook Up” singer 127 Barrett of rock 128 Mao follower? 129 One who’s hardly saintly 130 Tickle a ton DOWN 1 “Disgusting!” 2 Museum-funding org. 3 Raggedy ___ 4 Web feeds 5 Stun with a charge 6 Fatah’s gp.

7 Cheering cry 8 Jargon suffix 9 Antiunionist 10 Volcano flow 11 Certain util. 12 Pull sharply 13 Retort to “Am not!” 14 Brand of fiber powder 15 Swedish car 16 Hamper 17 Not so far 18 Olathe locale 24 “Crucify” singer Amos 29 Learning inst. 30 Offers 31 Cleo’s doom 32 Somewhat within the law 33 Messy state 35 Copy a cur 36 Border (on) 37 A little, in music 41 Blackjack request 42 Bruins’ gp. 43 Prefix with life or wife 44 “___-haw!” (rodeo yell) 45 IRS form info 46 Piece of mail: Abbr. 51 Tranquility 52 Linden and Prince 53 Supermodel Wek 54 Hard rock subgenre 55 Most of the 1990s, politically 56 Person from Pago Pago 57 Harshly bright 60 Dot in a lake 62 Bit, as of salt 63 Point a rifle 64 Trio before P 65 “TGIF” part

66 Yellowfin tuna, on some menus 67 Wanna-___ (imitators) 71 Baseballer Eddie or Footballer Fielding 72 Book before Job: Abbr. 73 Long ago 78 Be a sponge 80 Ailments 81 Actor Mortensen 82 Abnormal plant swelling 85 Freak (out) 86 “Botch-___” (1952 hit) 87 Narrow estuary 88 Jan. b’day honoree 89 Six, in Italy 90 Mage’s stick 91 Lower pastry crust 92 ___ Reader (bimonthly magazine) 95 Hog’s place 96 Some electron tubes 97 Really testy 98 Hauled in 99 Satirical dictionary writer Ambrose 100 Diviner’s tool 101 Belgian river 107 Not messy 108 Genghis ___ 109 Stout’s Wolfe 110 “... could ___ horse!” 111 Blissful plot 113 Fare-well link 117 Texter’s “Wow!” 118 “C’est la ___!” 119 Class for aliens: Abbr. 120 Longoria of the screen 121 Kindled 122 Vane abbr.

ARIES (March 21 to April 19) A project benefits from your organizational skills that get it up and running. Your success leaves a highly favorable impression. Don’t be surprised if you get some positive feedback soon. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) Spend time on practical matters through the end of the week. Then begin shifting your focus to more-artistic pursuits. Resist being overly self-critical. Just allow yourself to feel free to create. GEMINI (May 21 to June 20) Restarting those creative projects you had set aside for a while will help provide a much-needed soothing balance to your hectic life. Besides, it will be like meeting old friends again. CANCER (June 21 to July 22) A change in plans could make it tough to keep a commitment. But stay with it. You’ll get an A-plus for making the effort to do what’s right and not taking the easy way out by running off. LEO (July 23 to Aug. 22) The Lion’s enthusiasm for a workplace policy review is admirable. But be sure you know who is really behind the resistance to change before pointing your finger at the wrong person. VIRGO (Aug. 23 to Sept. 22) You can expect to have to do a lot of work through midweek. Devote the rest of the week to checking your holiday plans in case some need to be adjusted to accommodate changes. LIBRA (Sept. 23 to Oct. 22) Try to avoid signing on the dotted line in the early part of the week. You need time to study issues that weren’t fully explored. Later in the week might be more favorable for decision-making. SCORPIO (Oct. 23 to Nov. 21) A new development could snarl travel schedules or other holiday-linked projects. Some flexibility might be called for to deal with the problems before they get too far out of hand. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22 to Dec. 21) Relatives seek your advice on a matter you’d rather not be involved in. If so, use that sage Sagittarian tact to decline the “offer,” so that no one’s feelings are needlessly hurt. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22 to Jan. 19) A shift in planning direction might help you speed up your progress toward achieving that long-planned goal. Trusted colleagues are ready to offer some valuable support. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20 to Feb. 18) An unexpected demand for settlement of an old loan could create some pre-holiday anxiety. But you might not really owe it. Check your records thoroughly before remitting payment. PISCES (Feb. 19 to March 20) It’s a good time to get into the social swim and enjoy some well-earned fun and games with those closest to you before you have to resume more serious activities next week. BORN THIS WEEK: Your ability to sense the needs of others makes you a wise counselor for those seeking help with their problems. © 2013 King Features Synd., Inc.


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JUST FOR FUN KING CROSSWORD ACROSS 1 Hospital section 5 Nitwit 9 “How I Met Your Mother” network 12 Chills and fever 13 Sandwich cookie 14 Matterhorn, for one 15 Soft yellow cheese 17 Scratch 18 “___ in Boots” 19 Driver for hire 21 Took a curved path 24 “Oops” 25 Reddish horse 26 Hinged (on) 30 Doctrine 31 Autumn tools 32 Rage 33 Left the flight 35 Homeless youngster 36 Staffer 37 Thin in tone 38 Suspect’s excuse 40 Verve 42 Plead 43 Ventura Freeway city 48 Prohibit 49 Related (to) 50 Watched 51 Reply (Abbr.) 52 Fat 53 Peruse

DOWN 1 Servicewoman 2 ___ Khan 3 Pirates’ potable 4 Dig further 5 Moves up and down 6 Raw rocks 7 “___ the fields we go” 8 Messes up 9 Phnom Penh resident 10 Spill the beans 11 Agile 16 Kids’ pie filling? 20 Landers or Curry 21 Desert-like 22 American Beauty, e.g. 23 Runs for office 24 Newspaper pg. 26 Hamlet, for one 27 ___ out a living 28 Ireland 29 Challenge 31 Extreme 34 Canadian pol. party 35 Having a stronger bouquet, maybe 37 Pitch 38 “Mamma Mia” group 39 Tilt 40 Eastern potentate 41 Cry from the crow’snest 44 Alias (Abbr.) 45 Caustic solution 46 Meadow 47 Peculiar





1. GEOGRAPHY: Where is the region of Ulster located? 2. MOVIES: Where was King Kong found? 3. MEDICAL: What does the drug Minoxidil do? 4. GENERAL KNOWLEDGE: What are the RITA awards? 5. HISTORY: The Peloponnesian war was fought primarily between which two forces? 6. U.S. PRESIDENTS: Who was Gerald Ford’s running mate in 1976? 7. LITERATURE: The 18th-century writer Francois-Marie Arouet was better known by what pseudonym?

8. MUSIC: Who recorded the hit “The Banana Boat Song”? 9. ADVERTISING: The slogan “Is it in you?” was used to promote what product? 10. GAMES: How many pawns are used in a game of chess? Answers 1. Northern Ireland 2. Skull Island 3. Increase hair growth 4. Given for the best published romance novels 5. Athens and Sparta 6. Robert Dole 7. Voltaire 8. Harry Belafonte 9. Gatorade 10. Sixteen — eight per player



Find the listed words in the diagram. They run in all directions — forward, backward, up, down and diagonally.



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CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING MERCHANDISE ANIMALS Dog Nail Clipping in the comfort and convenience of your home by Tracy. Local professional groomer of 24 years. $12.00 928-978-4959 Dog sitter needed for small dog in Payson area home for occasional trips to the valley 1 or 2 days at a time 928-517-1136

FIREWOOD FIREWOOD & YARD CLEANING SERVICE (COMPETING PRICES) Tree-Trimming, Brush Removal w/Hauling-Service. We also do Backhoe Work.

MISCELLANEOUS Side-by-side Kenmore Refrigerator/Freezer White, $200; Dark Oak Curio Cabinet, $100.; Large Oak Office Desk w/Custom Formica Top, $100.; 2 Light Oak Credenzas, $40.ea; Men’s Bicycle New Tires, $80.; 400 East Forest Drive, Payson 928-978-4700 THE BLIND DOCTOR Broken Blinds? Saggy Shades? Droopy Drapes? WE CAN FIX THAT! Dani 928-595-2968 BLINDS & DESIGNS Repairs, Sales, Blind-Cleaning & More!

RVS 26’ Starcraft Trailer 2001, Slide Out, New Tires, Sleeps 6, NonSmoker, Kitchen/Equipment, Linens,TV, Awning, Excellent Condition $7900. 928-476-3444 or 928-978-0922


MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS Concert Electric Digital Piano, CDP2000-BK, Excellent Condition, Comes w/Manual, $700. obo, Call for more Info; 928-474-9183


2010 Toyota FJ Cruiser, In-Dash GPS, New Tires, 3” Lift, Towing Package, 76K Miles, Great Car! $21,800. 928-474-2106


928-468-2213 or 928-951-6590 FIREWOOD OAK 1/2 Cord, $160. Payson to Heber, Free Delivery, Stacking & Kindling!! Weekends only. Call Jeff 602-224-6023. Leave message. HOUSTON MESA FUELWOODS: Juniper, Oak, and Mixes, Call for Prices! SHAGGYBARK SPECIAL $225.p/cord Delivery Available,928-474-9859

FURNITURE Dining room table six chairs. Ashley dark wood table seats six with six matching chairs. Has one leaf to seat eight. $600 or best offer 928-951-3146 Faded Green Traditional Sofa, $125. call 602-316-8092

GUNS/KNIVES CCW CLASS: $75.00 Firearms & Ammunition ,

Call Brian Havey CERTIFIED INSTRUCTOR 928-970-0062


20 ft. and 40 ft.: Shipping Containters, 928-537-3257 Electric Fireplace w/Heater, Blower, Corner or Wall Unit, used one year, $495. New, asking $150. Andy 218-349-9815

COLEMAN POWERMATE 5500 PORTABLE GENERATOR Yamaha MZ 300 Engine. Low use, well cared for, kept indoors. $500. (928) 477-2045

YARD SALES/ AUCTIONS YARD SALES 1. Annual Merry Mall Sat. Nov. 16 from 9am to 3pm at the Payson United Methodist Church, 414 N. Easy St.; Baked Goods, Potato Bar and/or Pie!, Jewelry, Crafts, New Toiletries! Get your Christmas Gifts Here! 2. 601 N. Chaparral Pines Drive in Payson, Saturday November 16th from 8am to 2pm: Great items in great condition. Wall units, desk, lamps, rugs, chairs, awesome rocking chair with matching ottoman, dark wood stand up mirror, 17” custom rims, pictures, antique phones, Brunswick pool table with all accessories, plus many more misc gems. 3. Unity of Payson Community, 705 E. Park Dr., Fri. & Sat. Nov. 15 & 16 from 8am to 1pm; Tools, Books for Young and Old, Women’s Clothing, Misc. 4. 1012 S. Butte Crest Circle, Fri. & Sat. Nov. 15 & 16 from 8am to 1pm; Yard Tools, Home Decorations and Furniture, Men & Women’s Clothing, Old Iron Pot Belly Stove, Cooking Dishes, Child’s Car Seet-used only 3 times and Misc. Items!


Hoveround MPV5 with charger, new batteries Used Hoveround MPV5. Approximately 4 years old. In great working condition. Recently serviced by Hoveround. Has new batteries. Comes with a charger, a cup holder, a hanging pouch, and a holder for an oxygen tank. Cost approx $6500 new. Buyer must come and pick it up. $2000.00 or best reasonable offer 928-478-6556 Moving? Retiring? Local Resident looking for established business in area, offering cash 928-978-5322 Rheem tankless water heater, RTG-64DVLP, with horizontal exhaust kit. Both are new, ITB. Asking $ 725 for both. Call Bob at 928-492-5508

Leer Camper Shell, Red Fiberglass, 6ft. 8.5in. long, 5ft. 4in. wide, missing back window. $100. obo. 928-472-8502

CARS AUTOMOTIVE RECYCLING, LOCAL: Will Pick Up, Good Prices, DAVE’S AUTOMOTIVE RECYCLING, Parts for Sale, M-F, 9-5, Sat 9-1, 928-474-4440

4X4S 2003 Ford F-250, 4x4 Super Cab, XLT, 122K Miles, Asking $5900. Call John at 602-696-4254 or 928-970-1363


Are you our new FT Dental Assistant? If you are dependable, technically skilled, able to multi-task, most happy when busy, compassionate, and searching for an extended “Family” atmosphere then we are looking for you too! We prefer a DA with experience, but are willing to train the absolute perfect fit. The work will be busy, provide great opportunities for both personal and technical growth, and we are happy to pay based on experience level to meet the market conditions. We place a premium on those experienced with Dentrix, and are X-ray certified. Hours will start at Mon-Thurs. We are an EOE.

Please send your resume to: paysondentalcare

2007 Outback 21RS 2007 Outback trailer, rear bed slide-out, two bunks, outside kitchen, Equalizer hitch, two 85 watt solar panels, good tires, good condition, a great deal!. $11,000 firm. 928-951-0343

EMPLOYMENT ACCOUNTING Immediate opening for FT Bookkeeper. Experience necessary. Proficiency in QuickBooks and Excel is required. Resumes being accepted via email attachment only,

ADMINISTRATIVE/ PROFESSIONAL PEER / RECOVERY SUPPORT SPECIALISTS Must have Peer/Recovery Support Certificate, willing to provide peer support services; Requires HS/GED, AZ driver’s license with good driving record; 21 years of age. BEHAVIORAL HEALTH PARAPROFESSIONAL


DRIVERS Driver Wanted

for Local Refuse company, Must have Class “B” CDL w/Clean Driving Record, Drug Testing Required, Apply in Person at 22 N. Cornerstone Way Star Valley, AZ M-F, 8am to 2pm NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE!


Employment Opportunities at

Employment Opportunities

Payson Care Center RNs/LPNs/CNAs and Non-Clinical positions available.

See our website for the most current listings or contact the facility at 928-474-6896

Occupational Therapist 2.Occupational Therapist to serve birth to three year olds eligible for AzEIP services in the Payson area via a team based approach. Part time, but may be able to offer more time. Must have Arizona OT license and a reliable vehicle, as services are home based. Contact Andrea Hernandez at 928-776-9285 or



Sales Professional

Immediate openings for Sales Professional Immediate openings for

We offer: Sales Professional. Full-time employment in a professional We offer: environment Full-time employment in a professional Training with an experienced staff for environment. career growth Training with an experienced staff for A perfect location with great product career growth. plan, 401(k), paid vacation, AExcellent perfectpay location with great product. insurance,pay bonuses Excellent plan, 401k, paid vacation, insurance, bonuses. We require: Excellence in customer service We Require: Great communication skills service. Excellence in customer Professional appearance Professional appearance Computer literacy Computer literacy Internet socialmedia media exp. Internet &&social experience Passion forpeople people Passion for Must passdrug drugscreening screening Must pass Must havevalid validAZAZ driver’s license Must have driver’s license Apply in Person at Chapman AutoAuto in Payson Apply in Person at Chapman in Payson, ask askfor forTodd ToddororGlenn Bill or apply online at or apply online at

928-474-5261 100 N. Beeline Highway


Medicare Supplements Medicare Advantage Part D Rx Plans Under-65 Health Plans


delivered to your home twice a week with a subscription to the

PAYSON ROUNDUP Call 474-5251, ext. 108.

Turning 65 or Just Paying Too Much for your Supplement! 12 Month Open Enrollment, Affordable Medicare Supplements Individual Health Insurance “All Phoenix Health Plans” Beeline Insurance Independent Broker Joel Dean 807 S. Beeline Hwy, Suite C. 928-478-7151

CONSTRUCTION Debco Construction

New Homes, Remodels, Deck, Painting, Garages, Wood/Tile Floors, Affordable Prices, Don 928-978-1996, Lic. & Bonded, Res. Lic.#ROC185345 Commercial Lic.#ROC182282 In Payson Aera 30 years

HANDYMAN Affordable Retired Contractor does All Painting, All Repairs, Power Washing, Hauling, & Color Seals, Tom 928-970-2754 or 928-474-7022 DHW Home Services Decks/Porches Sheds Drywall Texture Matching Paint Remodeling 928-595-1555 Credit Cards Accepted not a licensed contractor

HOME SERVICES Payson’s Open Door Assissted Living Home. Now accepting ALTCS Residents. State licensed for 5 beds. $2500 per month covers everything but meds. Nominated Best of Rim Country for nursing care. Call Kim Miles, RN at 928-474-2096


Provide behavior health services. HS/GED; 21 years of age, AZ driver’s license w/good driving record. Training will be provided. Generous benefit package. Horizon Human Services 600 E Highway 260, Suite 8 & 9, Payson, AZ 85541 Fax: (928) 474-7094 AA/EOE/M/F D/V


FT Dental Assistant

Yard Maintenance Ɣ Clean Ups Weeds Ɣ Trimming Ɣ Hauling

Ruth Rand

Needed: Experienced Part-Time Bather/Brusher, Call 468-1914

Local Independent Broker


Quality Work…Affordable Prices!

928-951-0859 FREE Estimates/SENIOR Discounts

2)) Your 1st Service 2))

Call for appointment Roosevelt Lake Marina

Serving the Rim Country since 1997

Night Security Guard needed to live on-site a few days per week. Bring your own trailer/camper, site provided. Stop in or apply online at


HEALTH CARE Need: Back Office Medical Assistant, Must be Computer Literate, Fax 928-472-6176 or Email Resume in pdf format Only:

with an ad in our

Classifieds! Call 474-5251.


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LANDSCAPING Mario & Mario Landscaping and Masonry Complete Landscaping & Irrigation, Tree Service and Removal. Rock, Retaining Walls, Block Fencing Walls, Wrought Iron Fences. Flagstone & Concrete Driveways, Pavers and Sidewalks. Licensed, Bonded and Insured. Accepting all Major Credit Cards. 1-855-424-3118 or 928-282-3118

Silver’s Landscaping & Concrete Concrete & Block, Fences, Paint, etc. Free Estimates, Cell 928-468-6764 Ask for Silverio

PAINTING Three Generations of Quality Interior/Exterior, Lacquer, Stains, Epoxies, Wood and Drywall Repair, Concrete, Polishing and Stains, Garage Floors, Tom 928-474-7022, 928-970-2754


3 BR. 4 BA. Lodge on 16 acres on Tonto Creek!! Farms Acreage, 1513 N. Forest Service Road, Gisela, AZ, 85541. MLS ID 68148, 3336 sq. ft., built 2001. Asking $895,000.00. Butch JoynerRim Country Real Estate 928-978-2158,

Riverfront Paradise

MOBILES FOR SALE REPOS: 2, 3, & 4 Bedrooms, Starting from $9,989. Call Bronco Homes: 1-800-487-0712


This Fall make ASPEN COVE Your New Home

Units Available! Apply Today!

APARTMENTS FEATURING: • 2 Bedrooms/2 Baths • 2 Bedrooms/ 1.5 Baths • Washers & Dryers • Covered Parking • Pet Friendly


801 E. FRONTIER ST. #46, PAYSON, AZ 85541

MOBILES FOR SALE Foreclosures: 30 Homes, both New and PreOwned to Choose From, Free Delivery, Call Bronco Homes, 1-800-487-0712

3+ BR, 2 BA, House, Payson, AZ, 12 months lease, unfurnished, 1500 sq. ft., Microwave, Dishwasher, Fireplace, Air Conditioning, Carpet, pets allowed. Spacious rental home in quiet and safe neighborhood, easy to maintain yards. Two car garage. Large kitchen, dinning room, and bedrooms. Walk-in closet. shower and full tub in master bath. Wood burning fireplace. Recently refinished patio deck. Plenty of storage. $1150/month, negotiable, Marc 602-399-0310.

(928) 474-8042

Cornerstone Property Services Cute & Clean: 12x33 1 Bedroom Mobile w/Screened Porch by our residence in Oxbow Estates. Single Adult. $ + Dep. Referrals, & Application Required Please Call 928-595-0435 Large, Clean, Quiet: 2BD/1BA Apartment In Nice, North East Area, Back Patio, w/Fenced Back Yard,W/D Pets-No,$ Call Dennis @ 928-978-1385 Longhorn Apts. 401 W. Frontier. 1Bd/1Ba W/D, D/W, Central Air and Heat. Private Patio, Storage Shed. $ + $500.dep. 928-978-1331.

COMMERCIAL FOR RENT Eagle Springs Professional Plaza Medical Suite Avail, 1667sf, 3 Exam Rooms, Nurse Station, Lobby, Reception Area, Storage Room, Office and Break Room Also: Office Space Avail. up to 2344sf, 6 Offices, Conference Room, Break Room, Copy/Storage room, Reception Area and Lobby. 928-978-0149 Office or Retail Space Lowest Rates In Payson Private Bath,500 sq.ft. On Upgraded Remodeled Units, 1 Month Rent Free 602-616-3558

Sit on the front porch of this 2,000 square foot,3B/2B Home with a 600sf detached studio/officer on nearly 2 acres Overlooking the East Verde River. The river flows past the front porch and limestone formations tower out the back porch. Gigantic master bedroom suite with a fireplace and a walk-in closet. Pine paneling, giant living room, big picture windows, two fireplaces, 1.82 acres of boulders and oaks. Plenty of room for kids and visitors. Listed at $319,000 for one of the few riverfront properties in Arizona. 548 W. Eleanor Dr, East Verde Estates. Call: Realty One Group, Deborah Rose-Ellis (928) 978-0063 or

HOMES FOR RENT 2Br House, $650. 1Br $550. Studio $450. (All Utilities Paid on Above Properties) Call Don 928-978-3423

3Bd/2Ba, Fenced, 2 Story, 2000sf = $; 3Bd/2Ba, Fenced, Star Valley, Garage = $; Available NOW! Pet Ok! Owner/Agent 928-978-2373 3Br/1Ba, Star Valley, $900.month. Large Fenced Yard, 2-Sheds, W/D Hookups, FP, Brandy, 480-737-7851 James, 480-208-1562 ALPINE VILLAGE, Large two-story, 3Bdrm/2.5Ba. New paint, Decks, Slate-Tile/Wood Floors, Wood-burning stove. 600 W. Forest. Rumsey Park area. $1095/mo. SORRY IT’S RENTED!

Beautifully “FURNISHED” “EQUIPPED”, 2Br/2Ba 1800sf, MAIN HOUSE, 1.25 Acres. In Town, Quality Neighborhood, Fire Place/Great Room, TV’s, Pets-Neg. $1, 602-290-7282

HOMES FOR RENT 1Br/1Ba $,Fenced Yard, Includes Water/Trash/Sewer, 110 E. Aero,Totally Remodeled, All Electric. Please leave mesage we will return call:928-978-2435 or 928-970-0634

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807 S. Westerly Rd. (928) 468-5650 Hearing impaired TDD# (800-545-1833 x298)

PAYSON TRAILER RANCH 1 & 2 Bdrms, 1st Mo + Deposit! Starting @ $400.00 Cable/Water/Sewer/Trash Included, Discount for 6-12/ 928-517-1368


Mobile Home Sites Available, Owner Will Help w/Moving Costs. Also: Nice and clean travel trailers for rent at Mountain Shadows R.V. Park. Lot space, water, sewer and trash are included for only $380. a month. RV Spaces also available for $ Walking distance to downtown Payson with onsite manager, laundry facilities and wifi. Call Shawn at 928-474-2406

Payson Campground and RV Resort Special Monthly Winter Rates $275 - $450/mo Full RV Hook Ups - All Sizes Free WIFI. Clean Restrooms/Showers, Laundry Call 928-472-CAMP (2267)

ROOMS FOR RENT LG Bedroom & Closet, Private Bathroom, Kitchen, Garage Parking, Cable TV/Internet, All Utilities Included, Pets/Smoking-Not in Home, Clean Living Person, Ken 928-474-3675 $

NOW there are more ways than ever to publish and pay for your classified ad!


WAREHOUSE SPACES FOR LEASE, M-1 Zoning, Two 30’x40’ Double Bays w/Tall Garage Doors, Also have Office Spaces avail. 928-595-0252

2Br/1Ba, Second Floor, $, Pets-No, Contact Virginia at 602-615-5142 or 623-780-1394

MOBILE/RV SPACES CARETAKER RENT FREE: Bring your Own Trailer, Live on Property,Take care of Horse. Have References, Zero Drug/Drinking Tolerance. 602-290-7282,In Town.

Beautiful 3bd/2ba home for rent in upscale Woodhill neighborhood. One year lease preferred. $1,250/mnth. Terms negotiable. Call 435-669-9656.

Rim View OFFICE PARK, Executive Suites, Payson’s Premier Office Space, 708 E. Hwy 260, 928-472-7035.


MOBILES FOR RENT 1Br’s & One 2Br, Security Dep. Plus First Months Rent, Pets-No, $390 to $ 928-978-3775

CLASSIC ONE-OF-A-KIND 1-Bdrm Duplex,Close to Hospital. Rock Fireplace, Vaulted Ceilings, Fenced Yard. $575/mo. Credit Report & Deposit Req. Owner/Agent 480-649-0005 Completely Remodeled: 3Br/2Ba/2-Car Garage, Fenced Yard/RV Gate, Central AC/Heat, Wood/Tile Floors, Gas Fire Place/Stove, All Appliances, $1, Jim 602-367-8897 or Chris 928-978-1600 Payson Very Quiet Area, 1Br/1.5Ba-Office, New Flooring/Paint/Blinds, Covered Deck, Easy Fenced Yard, 2 Carports, 2 Storage/Shop, $ 602-647-2014 or 928-468-1068

River Community Home, Guest House, Studio, Barn w/Greenhouse, Small Horse barn for Rent. $1475.p/m. 2Bd/1ba Main House, 1Bd/1Ba w/kitchen guest house, 800sf studio w/deck. 500sf barn w/workshop. Horse/dogs-ok. Need first/last month rent plus $ dep.and $ dep. Will trade fix-up labor toward rent and deposits at $15.p/hour Need Renter today. Call Don 928-951-0910

CALL: 928-474-5251, ext. 102


WALK-IN: 708 N. Beeline Highway





Early detection of colon cancer has greatly reduced deaths BY PAUL G. DONOHUE, M.D.

DEAR DR. DONOHUE: The thought of colon cancer makes me cringe. My father died of it. Colonoscopy wasn’t done in those days. I’m interested in learning all the ways to diagnose colon cancer in its early stages. Can you give me the rundown? — N.C. ANSWER: Colon cancer makes everyone cringe. It’s the third most common cancer in men, being surpassed only by prostate and lung cancer. It’s the third most common cancer in women, with breast and lung cancer coming in first and second place. Colonoscopy, the inspection of the colon with a telescope-like device, has greatly reduced deaths from colon cancer. Not only does this exam give doctors a comprehensive view of the colon, but it allows them to biopsy suspicious areas and suspicious polyps. Almost all colon cancers start out as polyps. A polyp looks a bit like a small plant breaking through the soil. A simple test for colon cancer is examining a stool specimen for occult (hidden) blood. Even early cancers can cause minor bleeding. Another stool test is FIT, fecal immunochemical test, a way of detecting hidden blood by a different method. Both of these tests are done yearly. A test that detects altered DNA — cancerous changes in colon cells — is a third test done on feces. It is constantly being fine-tuned. Double-contrast barium enema was the chief test for colon cancer detection until colonoscopy was widely adopted. It’s still a useful test. Barium is introduced into the colon through the rectum, and then the barium is drained. What’s left is a thin coat of barium on the colon wall. Next, air is passed into the colon. The result is a clear picture of the colon lining and a clear picture of any incipient cancer. CT (computed tomography) colonography, also called virtual colonoscopy because the procedure produces pictures similar to what’s seen by the naked eye in a colonoscopy, is a scan after air is pumped into the colon. If you’re deciding which test is most appropriate for you, depend on your doctor’s judgment. The pamphlet on colon cancer treats this subject in detail. Readers can order a copy by writing: Dr. Donohue — No. 505W, Box 536475, Orlando, FL 32853-6475. Enclose a check or money order (no cash) for $4.75 U.S./$6 Canada with the recipient’s printed name and address. Please allow four weeks for delivery. *** DEAR DR. DONOHUE: In order to play college sports, my son was required to have a physical, which included an EKG. According to my son, everything was fine, and the examining doctor put no limitations on what he could do. According to the EKG report, a copy of which was sent to us, he has sinus bradycardia. Does this have any bearing on his playing college-level sports? — E.F. ANSWER: Sinus bradycardia is a slow heartbeat, one less than 60 beats (some say 50) a minute. If the doctor found nothing else wrong and if your son has no symptoms, sinus bradycardia isn’t a health concern. Athletes, almost as a rule, have a slow heartbeat. Their conditioning has made their hearts more-efficient pumps. They eject more blood with each heartbeat, so they need fewer beats.

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