HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 91-4688, by Representatives Fraser and Belcher


     WHEREAS, The community of Woodland had a post office of the same name near Olympia in 1889; and

     WHEREAS,  The community post office was required to change its name, thereby leading to the naming of the community and post office as Lacey on June 29, 1891; and

     WHEREAS, Local enterprises and residents could always depend upon the outstanding service of the Lacey Post Office; and

     WHEREAS, Various locations of the Lacey Post Office, including the Woodland Hotel, Lacey train depot, Foy Store, and Turner Store, provided a social center for the thriving Lacey community; and

     WHEREAS, The promise for excellent service has always been upheld by the Lacey Post Office, providing a valuable link for community residents with the outside world;

     NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives declare June 23 through 30, 1991, as Lacey Post Office Recognition Week in honor of the post office's centennial celebration; and

     BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives call upon the residents of Lacey to undertake special activities on June 29, 1991, to commemorate the important anniversary of the establishment of the Lacey Post Office; and

     BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives congratulate all past and present servants of the Lacey Post Office for their dedication, professionalism, and attention to quality in serving the residents and surrounding neighbors of Lacey for one century.


  I hereby certify this to be a true and correct copy of

  Resolution 4688 adopted by the House of Representatives

                      April 26, 1991.



    Alan Thompson, Chief Clerk, House of Representatives