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Anson Western Observer (Newspaper) - February 8, 1951, Anson, Texas February 8,1951 Building In Passes J which set a I use of substitute materials where ast year a sufficient supply of million in products such as cement which f J the are in less demand for defense vear a continuing high w el industrial construction and creased of for terial and labor shortages will be was for nom for the Tnr WW ing industry in 1951. A defense housing biU to per | wei 6 Wilson Stoneman W. H. was for repairs and alterations on oyd Lumber the Grace building which they Key | leased for a grocery and m. M. Wagstaff is to be chief speaker at the Chamber of Commerce Talent To Be Used On C of C Banquet ig this year will al problems state and is summed bureau of of the University of Ion Texas features for the br 1951 construction j Annual Anson Chamber of Com material merce banquet Friday increases in the February 16, will include songs by the grade school choral group il vocal solos sung by high school R. Abilene attorney will be the and John manager of the Abilene Chamber of will be The banquet will start at construction of Hospital be school City nexU will direct the 13 13, Mayor Earl this ve been given notice sealed bids with B. Honea by 2 p proceed to build AVERAGE and play the for Miss city's outstanding citizen of the year will be honored during the evening and the new and directors of the Chamber iif Commerce will be invocation will be led by Rev. David W. pastor of the First Methodist and the benediction by Rev. J. H. pastor of the Corinth Baptist Chamber of promotion program for 1951 which is to be completed at meeting of the board of directors licenses and suits I and to ere below the will be for this ed during the business session Seventeen following the licenses from meeting at the Anson Hotel at I Herb Rowland's of- o'clock will also be attended by divorce suits were Roger Q. county of District Clerk Mayor Earl McCaleb and The average rate Rue president of the around 20 per school George Logan of the West Texas Chamber of issued to the merce staff has also been invited to attend the director's session to Goyne and Ida outline the program of activities Napoleon for the regional Jean Dorothy Alice iThomas Sanchez Sanchey Roberts and Warren Frances and Jeanette Kitchell and James Giddion nd Anna Eloise Covey and Annie Venice Neill and Burea Nelson Broyles and Walter A. Billy pn and Wanda Joyce hell Davis and Emma Coleman Dora Newton 43, native of in were m. Saturday at the ( Church in ' M. was in Mt. under the a sister of N. H. of tbe is the D. moved to ParV about three months |re engaged Womble will be for the Chamber of Commerce banquet Friday February 16. 180 HIGHWAY CONVENTION SET A. chairman of the Texas Highway wiU be the chief speaker for the highway convention to be held in Anson in home is for the U. S. 180 Highway Convention to be held in Anson Monday April 9 is being arranged by a committee appointed last week by Roy chairman of the Anson Chamber of Com merce Good Roads program committee is composed of E. M. W. H. Littlefield and Everett in the Western Observer story and head last week gave the date of the convention as April 18 in one place and April 8 in Both dates are The convention is to be held on April 9. from all towns on Highway 180 are expected to attend the session to be held and Mrs. John C. Hays John Harrell and George are now in where Capt. Hays Is stationed at Fort He entered the weeks before and Mrs. Ernest Mr. and Mrs. Frank and and Mr. and Mrs. Raymond ' ' David POLL TAX RECEIPTS CAR PLATES the poll tax and other tax rush period behind them Tax Elzy Bennett's staff is now ready to start registering motor tax totaling 3,-260 topped the last year by 333. receipts issued are 877 under last year's 4,137, but was an election In 1948 2,927 persons qualified for voting by paying their poll tax and 26 by There were 58 exemptions this year and 87 last registration received go on sale today The color scheme for this year's plates is orange with black The plates were manufactured by the Texas Prison NEW LOCATIONS FIELD THIS new locations have been filed for the Bullard Field in Jones County in the vicinity two miles southwest of Oil Co. No. 3-A J. W. Barnes is to be an offset 950 feet from the south and east lines of Section 5, Block 1, same operator's No. 4-A Barnes is to be an offset 1,650 feet from the south and 950 feet from the east lines of the same Both arc slated for 3,000 feet with DeSoto No. 1 R. D. Section 6, Block 1, offset three miles southwest of Anson in the same has been plugged and abandoned at 3,054 Drilling Ltd. The Ibex Co. No. 1 Roy R. Section 45, League 149, DeWitt offset to the discovery well for the Field five miles north of was drilling below 4,520 feet at last Slated depth is 5,450 feet with No. 1 R. G. Subdivision 5, Robert Smith Survey 192, offset to production four miles of has been completed with a gauge of 57 barrels of 39 gravity oil in 24 production was on pump from the open hole at 1,993-2,003 the Noodle Central Field one mile west of Humble Oil Refining Co. No. 13 J. C. Sears Section 27, Block 18, offset to has been gauged at 55.31 barrels of 44.5 gravity oil and 53 per cent water in 24 well is producing on pump from the open hole at 2,996-3,004 Casing was set at 2,986 Ungren et al. No. 2 Section 65, Block SP has been a new producer in the East Hamlin Field seven miles east of The well flowed 165.68 barrels of 40 gravity oil in eight was through choke with packer on casing and 100 pounds on Production was from the open hole at 3,172-81 ratio was 200-1. Petroleum Co. No. 7 J. F Section 118, Block East Hamlin Field has been completed for gauge of 268.32 barrels of 42.i gravity oil in 24 flowing through 1-2 choke with 180 pounds on tubing from 20 perforations at 3,148-53 ratio was 380-1. Total depth was 3,200 feet with casing set at 3,199 Cagers Finish On Favored To Win 9-A the District 9-A Basketball double round robbin as the leading team with only one defeat to mar their the Anson Tigers will enter a as favorites to win the district The only loss was to date and place for the tournament to be played with Munday and Stamford will be decided at a meeting of the coaches of the set for Wednesday Throckmorton ranked second in the double round losing only three Munday was third with four losses and Stamford fourth with five in the tournament will give Anson the undisputed championship of the but if the Tigers loose they will have to play the winner of the tournament for the Anson B team came through the final game with one of the B squad high point men of the season has scored a total of 84 He has played as a sub on the A is likely to be called on in the play-off by J. T. W. J. who has been in Scott and White Hospital in Temple for the past two will undergo surgery Thursday Jack Cole And Daughter Land On Jack Cole and Sandra landed in Guam January 27, where they will join Mr. They sailed from Los Cole is doing civil service work on Mrs. the former Martha Jean is the daughter of Mrs. A. W. Anderson of Mrs. Cole visited her mother and other relatives in Anson a few weeks before sail Merle Allen of Sweetwater was a Sunday visitor in the home of Mr. J. W. COMMUNITY a month of notable sees the celebration of a in which all Americans can properly Boy Scout Feb. 6 to 12, reminds us that one of America's largest youth organizations has reached another Boy Scouts of America has reached its forty-first Since Feb. 8, 1910, more than 17,500,000 American boys and men have been influenced by the Scout Oath and They have benefitted by using their leisure - time energies in outdoor living and activities of cultural and practical values which lead boys to become dependable over 2,750,000 boys and men are actively enrolled in over 75,000 different Fortunate indeed are communities where Scouting American adults of Kood character give generously of their time to give Others help by raising and are members of Local Boy Scout Councils which in turn provide training for camp worthwhile year-round advancement and opportunities lor Scouts to render community - May you have more happy Boy ' ' vf ' ' February 9th, 1951, has been designated as a day of Prayer throughout the in conjunction with this and in order that the people in our community may join with other communities and with other nations in voicing prayer unto God that every nation may sincerely seek World I hereby Proclaim that February 9th be observed in the city of as a day dedicated to Prayer that Peace may soon be and that every both individual and may be made by our people toward making that Peace a To this the cooperation of all citizens and churches within our City is respectfully not only on the designated but throughout all time to of Troop National Scout night with only a one-point margin to complete the double round robbin without loosing a the A game Thursday night Anson won 28 to 23 with Berry and Pittard tossing seven points each for high point High point men for the B team were Connell and Owens with five points Throckmorton games Tuesday night resulted in a 38 to 36 win for the A team and 38 to 15 for the B Berry was high point man for the A team with 13 points and for the B team was Hank McWilliams with 10 HOLLUMS was high point man for the undefeated B He scored 100 points during the double round robbin He is sure to see action during the by J. T. U RR OWE N points during the honon on tbe B He will be on during the tournament which the of by J. T. Boy Scouts will climax their observance of National Boy Scout Week by attending church services in a group Scoutmaster W. A. Scott said local troop attended a county-wide court of honor at Avoca and won the attendance Three members of the troop also received individual Eugene Johnson received the life scout award and Billie Frank Baker and Gerald Watts received their second class scouts and four visitors made the trip to explorer scouts plan to make a trip to the Philmont Ranch in New Mexico this Scott said and any other explorers who would like to make the trip should see the scout master this he for attending church services Sunday will be completed at a scout meeting tonight and a church will be selected for both the morning and evening nation's 2,750,000 Cub Boy Explorers and adult leaders are observing Boy Scout Feb. 6 to 12, marking the 41st anniversary of the by engaging in a clothing collection to meet emergency needs by strengthening their efforts in Civil and pointing up the need for conserving the nation's natural Training Courses May Be Offered In merchants and employes may have an opportunity to attend a retail training institute conducted here by the Distributive Education service of the University of for courses in variety training and supervising will be discussed at a meeting of the retail trade committee of the Anson Chamber of Commerce Friday afternoon at 3:00 Ray L. district supervisor for the University of Texas Extension is to meet with the fees ' for the selling - for the anniversary is observed in all parts of the nation by over 75,000 During the week many store windows will be given over to the Boy Scouts to demonstrate some of the useful skills they acquire at their meetings and in Scout Civil Defense Staff of the National Security Resources Board has recognized the role that the Boy Scouts of America play in working with state and local Civil Defense a statement the Board said that the Boy in scope and operating under a federal charter granted in 1916 by Congress the responsibility of maintaining a program for training boys and young men in outdoor physi cal fitness and citizenship and in developing OF DIMES DRIVE FALLING SHORT IN March or Dimes drive in Anson will be extended through it was announced at noon Wednesday by C. W. county polio foundation He urged all persons who have not contributed to take advantage of the extension to help raise enough money to take care of the county's patients this practically all complete the Anson March of Dimes total stood at slightly than it was indicated Wednesday at That amount included raised at the Pence wishing well brought in a SlOO and the dance The largest single donation was SlOO from Market Poultry and and deposits from other towns of the county have not been received by J. H. Warren county secretary-treasurer for the polio but it is feared that the county will again fall short of the amount that will likely be needed to take care of the county's polio patients during 1951. Thirty-five persons in this county were treated for polio last making it necessary to borrow over 86,000 from the National raising the total ness to the foundation to more than IN FINAL REPORT OF GRAND grand jury for the term of the 104th District Court in this County finished its work Monday afternoon and returned six new made by the body included the dynamite truck crash in which Mrs. Dorothy Dement of Snyder was injured near here January 10. M. 25, of Lubbock was charged with failure to stop and render aid when his truck allegedly sideswiped an automobile driven by Mrs. The woman is still in the Hendrick Memorial hospital in J. Bell of Stamford was indicted for second driving while indictment was for child desertion and three for theft but arrests have not been Warrants for the arrest of the four have been according to Sheriff TOWN ENTER booked as the Woman will present her charac ter on the high school stage Monday evening beginning at 7:30. A movie and radio Miss is happier entertaining Her impersonations and character include the School Husband's Night at the Ladies Monday Morning Life of the Torch it With Flowers and Old Mu With tiie and Mrs. J. W. Tate of Snyder were visitors in the Western Observer Tuesday while on their way to Their Don L. was formerly employed with the Observer force before being recalled to and Mrs. Raymond Day and and Mr. and Wv L Norman attended the Fat Show in Ft. Worth and the Ginners Convention and Budd the week her f ( 4 fi
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