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Big Basin Herald (Newspaper) - August 17, 1972, Muldrow, Oklahoma BIG BASIN HERALD OKLAHOMA TEN CENTS AUGUST 17, 1972 VOLUME 8 K WHAT'S IN BIG BASON Election my is approaching and we all should make every effort to go to the polls and vote for the candidate of our choice in every In our democratic system of government the vote is the voice of the It is not only our but our duty to do our part in choosing the elected officials who run our country as well as our sate and local government Six candidates are running for the office of State Representative in our This race is one where education and experience can do the people of the second district the most We have heard the issues from each man and our reason will be our guide as to where to mark the on election ' Keep in mind that the man who wins this race is the man who must work with men of equal status in our state It must be a man capable of handling any situation which might who will keep our district's improvement and growth uppermost in his Closer to home in this election we have the opportunity to choose a man to whom we all can look to for protection of our lives and our Eleven men are promising to be the best sheriff Sequoyah County has ever Eleven good candidates are fulfilling their obligation to the citizens by being interested enough to make the effort to better this In the several men are vying for the to give the people better roads and better local of proven honesty and one we feel we can trust to keep his The point we are attempting to make no matter who your choice is for any your obligation is to go to the polls and vote for and support that Our only voice in our government is our It is a very private and personal USE Walters Asks For Second Term To the voters of Sequoyah Next Tuesday 22, you will be going to the polls to cast your vote in the Primary I have tried to see as many of you as due to the heavy duties of the Sheriff's remany of you whom I have to To I solicit your support on my past record and sincerely appreciate your See WA LTERS page twelve Russell Announces I am talcing this opportunity of announcing to the voters of Commissioner District of Sequoyah my candidacy for the elective office of Commissioner and I your vote and support in the coming primary election 1972. I have lived in this District all of my 39 on dirt roads which are generally narrow and hazardous to travel because of many blind corners due to uncontrolled growth of weeds and This is my first attempt to See RUSSELL page thirteen Monday Classes At Belfonte According to an announcement earlier this week by Mr. Dale principal of Belfonte classes will begin there next August 21. The scheduled opening was August 14, but a delay in the completion of construction caused the one week Oldtimers Play Night Thf annual old timers ball game willbe next Saturday at the Youth Chib The day will be filled with Horseshoe pitching and other entertainment will begin about The main program will be getting underway about 5:30 p.m. A peewee ball game is on tap for about 4:00 p.m. Gospel square dancing by some and candidate speaking will be the order of die evening prior to the time the OLD MEN take the field for if as in the be one more of a Again this plenty of free ice cold will be served to According to all this to being the largest and t Horse Parade Saturday New Hope Hosts Quartets There will be 13 quartets at New Hope Baptist Church for a big Quartet singing Friday night August 18, 1972. No It is Everyone is Dale Shermer States Platform Headstart Classes Gossett ' 114 C Begins Monday Asks Support Lorraine Cherry Announced Tuesday that the Head Start Classes in begin Monday Mrs. Shelton will again be the teachers Will Enroll Monday Kindergarten will enroll Monday August 21 between 8:30 Bring your shot record and birth certificate and the enrollment fee at this Your child must be 5 old on or before November 2. ( DISTRICT VOTERS VOTE FOR Fred D. Gossett for County your douars CAREFULLY SPENT With the ability to serve you in a business a thorough knowledge of needs of Sequoyah County Will Improve system through quality don and sound road Will work in co-operation to ecology by eliminating county road I will appreciate your ' D. Gossett I Dale Democrat candidate for County Commissioner District I am 34 years married and have two was born and sed hi ahd have lived in this area most of my I graduated from High School and attended two years I have served in U. S. Air Force and Arkansas Al National For the past $ 1/2 years I have owned and operated Kay Furniture If my first concern would be to repair all of the bridges in the Second I would see that the roads are ditched and After the roads are properly then money wouldbe spent for black The Commissioners jo b should not be taken There are approximately 600 miles of roads in this District to maintain and about to pay for this See Shermer page thirteen Free Inch Available This Year A Horse parade to start at Reed's Gibble Station and proceed through downtown and on to the ball park is set to begin next Saturday at 2 p.m. who wishes to in the parade should be on hand at that John Reed is the coordinator of the parade and he said all riding clubs in the area as well as individual riders have a welcomed invitation the Approximately 200 horses was in the parade last year and more are expected this Reed Hoover Makes Final Plea My final statement before the election to the voters Is to simply thank each of you for your I have run a clean I have asked your help on my record as a law enforcement officer in County for 11 I have served three times as of and I am now Town Marshall of If vou sincerely desire to have law then please vote for me August 22nd. I WILL APPRECIATE your help EUGENE HOOVER Morgan Makes Statement I have tried to see as many people as I possibly It seems impossible to see If I have missed I am I have all the qualifications for your County I am only 47 years of I have asked the voters simply to give me a chance and I will make you a good County I will certainly appreciate your vote and AVIS MORGAN Democrat Candidate for Sequoyah County Treasurer Newman Makes Final Appeal This is my final appeal to you before you go to the poles August 22 to elect a SHERIFF of Sequoyah Since there are eleven of us in the there are many of you that are relatives or feel you are obligated to one of the I know in many cases it will be hard for you to choose between them and the man that you know will make you the best I urge you again to vote for the man who is best has the ABILITY to make you a good and the man who will See NEWMAN page thirteen Mr. of the Schools announced Tuesday that the school serve good lunches -each full school day for only 25 These lunches will help keep your child Mr. Henson Some families it bard to pay for dren's If that oe the case and the patron thinks their child should receive free an application is available and can be picked up at the See SCHOOL page twelve Montgomery For Walters I have been deputy since April 1st of this I have found Ade Walters to be an excellent law enforcement a fair and impartial sheriff and one of the finest personally I have ever met. If elected for a second term you can be assured of continuation of the high standard of law enforcement and the assurance of security the citizens of Sequoyah County now Since I have been a deputy in the east end of the we have not missed one single All complaints have been investigated the support by my friends and neighbors in the county for Ade re-election to the office of Sheriff of Sequoyah County will be appreciated by me and OMEK LEE MONTGOME V Deputy Sheriff Jack Shermer Warns Voters Tuesday August 22 will be your last opportunity to law enforcement in For effective law the as chief law enforcement must be able to leadership to obtain cooperation and unity among all of Sequoyah Counties law enforcement JACK will provide this leadership and establish the cooperation and resect so vitally needed in our See SHERMER page four Statment Of Eugene Fink Jordon Announces TO THE DISTRICT NO. 1 I thank the good people of District No. I for the trust and confidence you haye shown by letting me serve you as your County I am asking you again for your vote and loyal support J ORDON page twelve iO THE VOTERS OF COMMISSIONER DIST. 2 Most of you know of me. I have lived in the district most of my This district is my My interest is I will work for a ami better road building program and will improve all programs under my I have had to work HARD all my I understand the needs and ways of our working class of people as well as those ones who are disabled and are dependent on their small check See FINK pagt
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