Friends Endure Hunting Accident

By Nancy GrossTwo close friends who have known each other since kindergarten, have fished together and hunted together from their youth, are now together toughing out the tragedy that came when they had a day where nothing was quite as usual, and nothing went just right. Erik Mason, 29, and Bryan Haley, 30, are accustomed to spending time all around the Haley Ranch, but their time together as outdoorsmen included visiting other places. They had just gone on an elk-hunting trip in Lone Pine in early October. For their Oct. 25 outing Haley had talked Mason into showing him his secret destination for hunting mountain quail north of Ojai, near Portrero Seco

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