Questions? Call (888) 845-2887 Hablamos Español

Ada Weekly News Newspaper Archive: May 26, 1960 - Page 1

Share Page

Publication: Ada Weekly News

Location: Ada, Oklahoma

Issue Date:

Get 1 more page view just for clicking

to like us on Facebook


   Ada Weekly News, The (Newspaper) - May 26, 1960, Ada, Oklahoma                             The Paper With PERSONALITY in Oklahoma Biggest Reading Buy By Mail in Pontotoc Single Copy 10 Cents Only Per Year And Adjoining Counties Combined With The Ada Times-Democrat 60TH YEAR ADA, OKLAHOMA, THURSDAY, MAY 26, 196 elieve the yoqth is the "prowler" who attacked fourteen women in southern Oklahoma the past sever- al months, including three assaults 'n Ada. Charles Parker, 20, who lives just inside the McClain County line north of Lindsay was appre- hended after being shot by a woman who said he attempted to rape her. Crime Bureau Agent Ivan Gates said the man is appar- ently the same one who has ter- rorized this section of Oklahoma Jie past few months. Unconfirmed reports at Purcell placed Parker in Lindsay Thurs- day about a. m. Police Chief Carney Barnes of Purcell said Parker apparently entered the lome of the Lindsay woman and was entering her bedroom when she shot him in the chest with a .32 calibre pistol. Parker was treated at a Lindsay clinic, but was not seriously in- jured, according to Barnes. "Sheriff Joe Huddleston told us over the radio that Parker has By ERIC ALLEN The road across H. F. Dotson's ranch dipped slightly for i grassy swale and then climbed steadily westward, following a ridge-top toward the line of a new wire fence. On either hard the green slopes rolled away, and activity there was lively, with bermuda grass waving in the morning breeze and riders moving Angus cattle. In the distance, shining like mol- ten copper in the morning sun, was the water of a tree lined tank. (Continued on page two) of brush and willow thickets, H. F. .f sprigged (WEEKLY Photo) H.F. Dotson's New Angus Ranch Shows Worth Of Midland Bermuda "Wfien did you start improve- ments we asked. "Three years ago." "And before that it was just washed-out "That's Dotson answer- ed. "Old worn-out cropland, ditch- es big enough to bury a horse in, and willow thickets so dense a man could barely get through." It was early morning foi a guided ranch tour, but H. F. Dot- son is an early riser. Almost any morning in the week he may be found somewhere around his 940 of clearing or supervising bermu- da grass sprigging, or perhaps aiding in the movement of his fat black cattle from the higher slopes to the bottom along Spring Brook. Improvement "rogram Dotson's ranch is along High- way 13 northwest of Ada, and there is place where the worth of bermuda grass may be plain- ly seen. Dolson is carrying out an im- provement program on former cropland and brush-choked bot- ranch into a showplace for those interested in permanent pasture. At present he is running 220 cows and 180 calves all good grade Angus on pastures of Mid- land bermuda and vetch. "I'm trying to get away from the trouble and expense of sow- ing grass crops every Dot- son said. "I'm experimenting and if my program turns out the way I think it will, I'll have my prob- lems licked." An interesting feature of Dot- acre ranch, watching the work BEEF MOVES IN: H. F. Dotson is a strong believer in rotation grazing, and has eight separate pastures on his 940 acre ranch. Concentrate cattle and graze the grass down, then move he said firmly. Here he stands on bottomland along Spring Brook and watches a herd of Angus moving onto fresh graze. (WEEKLY Photo) Galley-Van ting Around The County BEBEE By MRS. LEO SCOTT The Camp Ground Free Will Baptist Church had 51 in Sunday school. The pastor, Rev. Curtis Hogue delivered the morning and evening messages. The Ladies Auxiliary met Thurs- day afternoon at the church house. The Fifth Sunday meeting will be held at the Camp Ground Church on Friduy night, Satur- day and Saturday night May 27 and 28th. Lunch will be spread at noon on Saturday. Mrs. Vergil Meek and Mrs. Herbert Moore, Randy and Ken- ny of Ada visited Monday with Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Hightower. Mrs. Edd Berryman, Kay and Charles visited Tuesday morning with Mrs. R. L. Rhynes and daughter. Mrs. Hollis Kite visited Sunday afternoon with Mrs. Jimmie Rich and Mrs. R. L. Rhyne, who were patients in Valley View Hospital. Those visiting Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Hightower were Mrs. Henry Jones of Ada, Mr. and Mrs. Leo Scott and Sherry, Mr. and Mrs. Don Henson, Shei- la, Donnie and Glen and Mr. and Mrs. Farrell Jones, Denise and Gregory of Ada. Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Rhyne are parents of a baby daughter born Friday May 20. The baby, weigh- ing 8 pounds and lOVz ounces, has been named Lana Gayle. This is the Rhynes fourth daughter. Misses Pat and Sue Warren of Shawnee spent Sunday with Don- na Kaye and Sherry and Mrs. Leo Scott and Sherry visited Sunday night with Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Hightower. The Vanoss seniors from this community have returned from their senior trip to Galveston, Tex. They report a wonderful time. Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Cape, James Wayne, Junior and Debris visited Saturday night with Mr. and Mrs. Earnest Roberts of Ada. Earnest has recently undergone surgery in an Oklahoma City hospital. Those visiting Sunday with Rev. and Mrs. Earlin Haskins were Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Haskins, Jimmy and Eddie of Oil Center Mr. and Mrs. T. S. Hood and children, Diane and Douglas Has- kins, of Ada and Mark Earlin and Angelia May of Venice, Calif. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Warren of Shawnee visited Sunday afternoon with Mr. and Mrs. Leo Scott. Mr. and Mrs. Parrel! Jones, Denise and Gregory of Ada visited Monday night with Mrs. Grade Hayes. The school children are enjoy ing the first week of their sum- mer vacation. Some have beonj fishing, others are just resting and some are visiting relatives. Mr. and Mrs. Billy Joe McNair, Lana and Viann visited Thurs- day night with Mrs. Vina Turner of Vanoss. e Mr. and Mrs. Doyle Newby spent Thursflay in Oklahoma City where they visited with Bud Lance who is a patient in an Oklahoma City hospital. Mr. Lance's condition is reported to be improved. Mr. and Mrs. Dick Goodwin visited several days this past week with Mr. and Mrs. Garland Walden of Stillwell. Mrs. Robert Bolin and Mrs. Albert Crow visited Friday with Mrs. Nora Roper and Mrs. George Joe Adams visit- ed Saturday with the Poindexter boys. Angelia and Mark Earlin May have returned to their home in Venice, Calif., after spending the past week with their grandpar- ents, Rev. ard Mrs. Earlin Has- kins. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Duncan and Freddy were Sunday dinner guests of Mrs. Annie Duncan. Those visiting during the week with Mr. and Mrs. George Collins and Mrs. Nora Roper were Mr. and Mrs. T. L. Craft of Durant, Mrs. Evelyn Cozard, Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Crane, Mrs. Rogers of Ada, Mr. and Mrs. Emanual of Ada, Murray Golden and Jack Phelps of Joe Ad- ams visited Sunday evening with Kenneth Bolin and Eddie Hayes. Mr. and Mrs. T. S. Hood and children spent Wednesday and Thursday nights with Rev. and Mrs. Earlin and Mrs. Earlin Haskins and Mark Earlin and Angelia May visited Saturday night with Mr. and Mrs. Euel Haskins and children of Ada. SEEN-Vernon Scaff driving a new green Chevrolet pickup. Mrs. O. S. Whitson, who has been ill1 for the past week, is im- proved. Mr. ard Mrs. A. L. Cape, De- lons, Junior and James Wayne visited relatives at Minco and Chickasha G. C. Wells and Billy and Bill Buskirk visited Thursday night with Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Cape and chil- and Mrs. Paul Hatch- er and children of Oklahoma City visited the A. L. Capes on Sun- day night. JESSE By AIRS. E. O. HUMPHERS Friday night Mr. and Mrs. G.L. Thompson and family of Tupelo visited with Mr. and Mrs. Jack Woods and family. They played dominoes. Saturday night guests of the Woods' were Mr. and Mrs. Doyle Hamersley and daughters of Lind- say. Sunday Mr. and Mrs. Claud Woods and Meril of Stonewall and Earl of Ft. Worth were guests of the Jack Woods. Ralph Holland came by Sunday afternoon to pick up Earl. Monday afternoon Robbie, OUie and Janece Legate visited Marilyn and Angelia Woods. Saturday Mrs. Frank Crab- tree of Union Valley and Richard Humphers were luncheon guests of Mr. and Mrs. Madison Fore- man. They visited Mrs. Ted Free- man who was staying at Mrs. Foreman's while she is in bed obeying doctor's orders. She re- turned to the doctor Tuesday and hoped to be released then. (Continued on page tyro)   

From 1607 To The Present

Once upon a time newspapers were our main source of information. Now those old newspapers are a reliable source for hundreds of years of history and secrets of the past. Now you can search for people, places, and events without the hassle of sorting through mountains of papers!

Growing Every Second

Newspaper Archive is the world's largest online newspaper database featuring over 130 million newspaper pages. Plus our database expands by one newspaper page per second for a total of around 2.5 million pages per month! The value of your membership grows along with it.

Genealogy Made Simple

Those looking to find out more about their forefathers can empower their genealogy search with Newspaper Archive. Within our massive database, users can search ancestors' names for news stories and obituaries. We must understand our past to understand our future!

Choose the Membership Plan that is right for you!

Unlimited 6 Month

$99.95 (45% Savings!)

Unlimited page views for 6 months Learn More

Unlimited Monthly

$29.95

Unlimited page views for 1 month Learn More

Introductory

$9.95

25 page views for 1 month Learn More

Subscribe or Cancel Anytime by calling 888-845-2887

24 hours a day Monday-Saturday

Take advantage of our Introductory Membership offer and become a member for 1 month only for $9.95!

Your full introductory membership payment will be credited toward the cost of full membership any time you choose to upgrade!

Your Membership Includes:
  • 25 page views for 1 month
  • Access to Over 130 million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!
Subscribe for a Monthly Membership only for $29.95
Your Membership Includes:
  • Unlimited Page Views
  • Access to Over 130 million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Full Access To All Content including 10 Foreign Countries
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!
Subscribe for a 6 Month Membership only for $99.95
Best Value! Save -45%
Your Membership Includes:
  • Unlimited Page Views
  • Access to Over 130 million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Full Access To All Content including 10 Foreign Countries
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!

What our Customers Say:

"It is amazing how easy and exciting it is to access all of this information! I found hundreds of articles about my relatives from Germany! Well worth the subscription!" - Michael S.

"I love this site. It's interesting to read articles about different family members. I've found articles as well as an obituary about an uncle who passed away before I was born, and another about a great aunt. It's great for helping with genealogy." - Patricia T.

"A great research tool. Allows me to view events and gives me incredible insight into the stories of the past." - Charles S.

Search Billions of Newspaper Articles 130 Million+ Pages and More Added Weekly!

Uncover 400+ Years
of Newspaper Archives
(1607 to today!)

Browse by Date

Research Newspaper Articles from 11 Countries
& all 50 U.S. States

Browse by Location

Explore 6,200+ Current &
Historical Newspaper Titles
and Counting!

Browse by Publication