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Duncanvillite (Newspaper) - October 21, 1965, Duncanville, Texas Sons k DALLAS publication of the superb suburbs - cedar and woodland 6, No. 12 Per October 2, 1965 Trustees Approve Insurance Duncanville School Board set up the qualifications for approved insurance agencies to handle the high school and possibly other Insurance on a basis at a special meeting held Monday agency meeting the qualifications will be eligible to participate In the commissions from the insurance the qualified agents or an Insurance committee set up a program whereby tho agent of record will receive a larger share than the other qualifications taxpayer In the school district for one of the agent or agency of a full-time SANDERS For County Miss Julia Sanders Is Chosen For County Sanders of I named as one of the two to the Dallas Flame Contest last Saturday night at the State Fair of a most successful Duncanville Day at Fair of had with a in the band riding in the as a at the Panther football Friday The plus a front-page appeared in Saturday's Times 14, of Duncanville was a contestant Cliff contest held last staying open Manager Bob has have asked when jOHS Homecoming will be this It's lost game of the director of public works for the city suffered a heart came home the hospital and is doing new which comes up for approval Is receiving the concern of several residents hard to be humble but some folks have no plans for the new fire Tare to be presented to the City Council Virginia billing re has resigned her job at City Council men Joe City Manager Edwin Net with Dal I as Mayor Erik Jonsson last to moke him aware of including Camp Wisdom Road and Builders rather upset over alistti of new homes and homes under And city officials are peeved at Gus president of the local home remarks made about them at the last meeting to sponsor after the dafice the Community B. Garrett an old landmark home at 214 N. make room for a new photo Did you pout the Texas tornado that blew away 36 cows IM at are ready poft their club house in the Lakeside The approved and the building permit has John Pelt is chairman of the building Bob 202 called she visited the cafeteria during National Week and was impressed at the local She said flowers were on the the and the atmosphere was library contains 1500 Jaycees will again have The dotes will be wough November 14...We were exact with I Arkansas prediction last but we je by a this Editor Ray * 14, 6.-Editor Royce 14, Duncanville 12...Parting One of the things about living in a that we have complete say over hew or money is 17 years old and the daughter of Mrs. Betty Sanders of Route 8, Box 229, and Max 3819 Cloner was from 18 other Miss Flames from around Dallas was the tenth year the firemen have chosen a Miss Flame for 1966 was linda Glass of Grande The other was Debile Hayes of Judges for the annual event were Chief Norvall Terry of e a rol y n a former County Miss Flame from and David Livingston of office for one of a full-time insurance business with primary interest in and marine companies with at least an A plus AAA rating In Best Insurance a deviating stock John and Mrs. Betty Gilv bons voted against the They said that they did not feel that a one-year business residency was an of a Dallas Insurance firm who has been serving as an to the was appoint chairman of an committee to advise the Gregory is to appoint two other members of the to a insurance committee were C. Q. Mrs. and Supt. J. Herman board read a letter from tne Texas Education Agency stating it was not necessary to take bids on since the Insurance Commission sets the rates and they are all the setting up the the trustees asked that the qualifications be advertised so that any eligible agent or agency might other the a letter from a presidential assistant stating that nothing has definitely been decided about the President coming to the high school On Page 16) Q. SMITH and his four sons have all served Duncanville The sons are H. C. and five Smiths C. Q. Jr. completes his term of completed a 20 on Serves School For 29 years in 1034 C. Q. Smith Stone Joined tho school board of then up to himself and all four of his sons have been on the C. Q. Sr. joined the there was no high all seniors to in Cliff or Thoro woro and tho wanted the schools to be affiliated but that took 100 students or more and the Christopher Named Local Chamber 227 W. has been named part-time manager of the Duncanville Chamber of mayor and an engineer for received the appointment at a special meeting of the board of directors of the chamber Monday will be paid a salary of per month and will be allowed up to per month for expected to devote an average of 20 hours or more per week to the chamber He said one of his first duties will be finding out what a chamber manager should appointment came following the recommendation of the He had been Interviewed by the committee earlier the appointment became effective October 15. Dues Committee said they were still studying a revised dues schedule and that nothing definite had been They did say that rates be adjusted to a sliding figures included One-Man and Professional committee was appointed by President Fred to draw up a list of candidates board of Named to the committee were Review Slated At Palmer from the Public Library will review a current best seller for the Study Group at 10 a.m. today at the Man Is Killed In Head-On Crash E. 1018 was killed Sunday night In a crash on Highway 121, miles south of Volkswagon collided with a station wagon with four occupants from the other vehicle were seriously Volkswagon was completely accident occurred at 7 and he died at 8:15 p.m. at the M H Hospital in was on his way to after father at the VA Center In he had left his wife and daughter In where his wife was to enter the hospital and hor parents were for 4-yo:ir old 31, moved to Duncanville one year ago after living in for nine He had jobs only a week apo and was a printer at tho Co. in services woro hoM at 2::jO p.m. at the Funeral in with tho Rev. Kenneth pastor of the Wynnewood Baptist Burial was at tho Highland Cemetery in include Ills A n j Mr. and Mrs. Frank O. of Mrs. Barbara of and four Bob Jack and Frank all of and Jerry of Farmers of in was 08. school hoard triod Hill to conio ovor tiut to keep to and a went to County to and Little Crook and until students promised to corno to board a hus and iravo it to tho throo communities in to thoir children ovor to first bus driver was paid per day to drivo tho children and from first from in L. of Schools was in build first for It build with privato donations thoro woro no bonds tiad its first toam school Smith on tho stroot one day and asked how mucti it would cost to start a football team at tho 7'j hours tho put Wes Bruce Ed and Arthur Jar slate as well as the new dues schedule are expected to be ready by the next meeting November 1. Lewis Sims Killed In Route 1, Box 728, Cedar died at p.m. in Parkland Hospital from received in an auto accident Friday at 0:45. a 1955 was headed north on Highway 07 baby will be interested Is invited to IS THE 1955 Benjamin Lewis Sms was driving Friday night that crashed at Mauck Branch on 67. rear license plate was about the only exterior item not Sims died from Injuries sustained in the it road near Mauck wont up a dirt and catapulted 108 foot the ai r troo tops and across the striking a pillar undor the car landed upside down in a dirt on tho other side of the SI was pinned in tho wreck minutes the Firo iiim from the He was then rushed Hospital where ho died 24 hours were ^t 2 p.m. in tho First Assemble of God Church of Duncanville Donald Shelton assisted by the Rev. H. S. Burial was at Rhodes include Lee of Betty Kent of and Dorothy Sims of Farmers eight Elmer Sims of E. U Grady Pat all and Willie Harder of and Mrs. Edna Horn ol were O. L. Olen Arlan L. B. Charles Ray and Vernon Ray and for tho first coach and 0'.juiprii0nt that in city bailas liad tho ond of f on board ho was for saw a Was an program Ho on for 104ri, a tri Ho until bv li Van O. Smith in and until 1950. board his J2 ho ond for to ilio ono in attor U bv Mo a of 50. M. tho arid and for tho iio to loin School last and for throo otio four have ixt i total of 2'i of to tho Football Begins tins J fans from havo Jti tho district ioo has rattier 30 played by 22 games were 7 and 1 of those victories were but they came at the hands of 2-A has the best season record with three wins and two and Athens each have won one game and lost is Panther fans feel the local team Is in the drivers seat for the Others have their doubts about the Panthers winning another seem to be rather evenly
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