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May 24, 2013 at 2:47 PM

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Postcards from the past: Memorial Day weekend travel, 1964


State Patrol Capt. Howard W. Campbell emphasized the theme for the Memorial Day weekend, pointing as though cautioning all motorists to be careful. He was backed up state troopers and deputies of the King County Sheriff's Office. From left: Troopers Ivan Gelseth, John Feldhausen, Richard Visten, Andy Accimus, Larry Hart, Jerry Baxter, George Metcalf, Marvin Koch, Fred Schenk, Robert E. Jones and Bernard C. Hansen; Deputies Joe Hoskins, Larry Danielson, Chuck Nelson and Dave Urban; and Sgt. W.M. Stockham. Campbell said the State Patrol's emphasis program was to remind motorists and pedestrians of the hazards of holiday travel and the need for increased caution.

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