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Andrews County News Newspaper Archives May 12 1957, Page 1

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Andrews County News (Newspaper) - May 12, 1957, Andrews, Texas Sands be voc fact Mil. Mfg Iliond it a a the Andrews county news. F spoiling a a 2hf Twenty third year no. 54, 8 pages tule it. My live pro their on our a he county to boost toward of number to Ria if As year ninth a p person Jiw with four it Fth car Mio by a v a. Ident Lun Troio Rice Al i in but no fatal cd Hep that High a account i i to it acid Ial Bov of to Buff Iii a Muhi Anflic and me Job i cd holds year Urb than last per did t keep up is year drink the culty. 9ft loads in to either a a dish t but me a Mer a a y a new re Rhome radio t did t by a Tif la a i White top i a i off Mer if Pipa Altun f a ii tar Hon a of year Harrr Jhn Ben a the a. We tier a speech led up fait were the Voo to study requested on lower water rates for summer an Appeal for a stud of lower water rates for summer consumption was heat i by members of the citizens research roup thursday night. Or James Fulham repro enter la Andrews Garden c us a i asking if the group could Hake such a study the Garden club s interest in lower w Lier ates she explained was to encourage residents to have More attractive Yards and gardens Max Ramsey was appointed chairman of the group to study pros and cons of such a move i Merit in other action the group deeded to ask the chamber of Commerce for items of study to engage in sire the organization is primarily a re Narch group All ii i form at Ion would be turned Over to proper agencies for action. Further discussion came be fore the group in regard to the negro Section of Northeast Andrews or. Veil Hayes said he had written the stat meath arid we fare department c n Kerning the possibility of a sur be in that particular Section of town. The Survey would concern the need for improvements Accord log to health. Building and other regulations thu research group Deridd to Able action on having or Murry Ivy president of it it i co Ege. Down to speak Here on the possibilities of the in Ege be to Ming a four year institution it was determined that their a re at present 25 students from Andrews attending the Collie members of the group decided to see what interest there is i Here ii. Supporting sri a move mrs f w Noble what it i Tern to rarity in of til. Good fellow movement Annoura Ltd a that the first needy family a aided last week members of the i it up have a a or of Estop in getting tile movement to operate my on a full scale some of the accomplishments it of the organization wit brought but in recognizing that they had done research on the poet office situation in re markers and water it be Elope t a great Deal of Prog re a or each of these projects has been done Andrews Texas sunday 12, 195/ of per copy Clouds dump rain funnels Are sighted a baby Broth it Kok me that the old Becky to our mothers Day Choice. Mrs to Germany in August to choose a Blond constant question us a Days of three year Martin j Williams mrs Williams is flying Lue eyed brother lot lit cd. Motherhood has special meaning for this woman Quot Sprinkle sent a it a i to the a a delay the huge Pun were put it area pumped a he first rain operators quickly Snia i dam All mid e of the a a the Runoff for Basin on of the Park in a smaller Lake is a Runoff water but an h or More , and the fill and spin k the big Drain of Reby delaying ftps and weeks Way make it. J keep your fingers us that rain ear Quot Tornino went or re he dam and fill. Basin enough �?T0t> rocking and Iho Vonjj equipment r parts. Mrs. Kathleen Danner full time anaesthetist employed Here by Perm Ion Hospital mrs Kathleen Danner is the new anaesthetist for the Perr Iraln general Hospital As of april 22 mrs Danner took her nurses training at St Anthony s Hospital in Amarillo and her special course in anaesthesia. In Baylor at Dallas she was anaesthetist for Childress general Hospital the last seven years her husband j g and two boys Jimmie 12 and Johnny Lee 15, will move to Andrews after this school term about the last of May mrs Danner is staying at the nurses Home Here until her family arrives and they can arrange for housing mothers in Andrew county a getting their just due today but none could brn or i sappier a tout motherhood than or Martin j Williams for tilts Mother received confirmation this we k of she arid Lier husbands plan to add a ii to boy to their family j she to flying to hot Idelberg. J Germany in August to Chula a Blond Blue eyed Bat Brollier for Little Rebecca Estelle mrs Wiliiam Star mar a she s known to most of her Friend Sis so Happy Al amt it Ai she s practically warbling it ail Over town literally for so radio dispatcher in the sheriff s office mar and Lier husband Jay who is in charge of the Mea Market at modern grocery. Hav it been planning a second addition to the family Ever since August of 1954 that s when the couple found two Day old Becky in it Worth but the plans for getting Little brother for Blond dimpled and spirited Becky is an involved Story it goes like tills or. And mrs o m Houshell Hen in Andrew Art Rood the William m is ter mrs Jot Watson i in Germany Lier husband is stationed in Heidelberg in i unit of he of s army recently i Watson Ai opted a child from a orphanage in Heidelberg that is giving shelter to Over i hrs youngsters ranging in Ace from infancy to teenagers to e procedure for adoption Iii tile a Tern zone of Germany a Quick efficient and simple compared to tin cot aph x and involved a Ltd tape necessary for adoption of children Here in thy states. After a or at Deal of correspondence mrs Watson has completed All arrangements necessary for the Williams to adopt a child in Western Germany. Or. Watson in returning to the states in june to visit relatives in both Conroe and and she is to return to Germany in mid August and mrs Williams and Becky plan to make the return trip with her Mac plans to return to the states around the first of nov a Ember with Becky and her new baby brother. I he Williams came Here from Fairfax okla ulna in 1948 a Jay joined the grocery firm Mac registered , served asm do trial nurse during the con so auction of the South Fullerton gasoline and later worked for til Martl Pool gasoline company Moth s Flay gifts of mrs Wiliams from Becky and j y included lightweight travel Luggage what do three year old lick think about a new brother Well Light probably a violent thundering Clou wept of it Andrew county Kin i la v aft t i Aion and ear sat or Day mottling dumping from an Inch to tour inches and stirring up on a d possibly two torn. Ado funnels to. My Ujj from the Suth a St the Clouds swirled Over the county a Coom panted by Jagge lightning and some Hail radio cars were dispatched a 3 i a in saturday morning to track Down reported funnel. I the area. Highway patrolmen Bulf Man and Bun Angel dispatched to covet the North portion of the county reported spotting a funnel 15 Miles North and watch i my it for a few Miles until it if ted and drifted away disaster chairman James Reed and Pete Millican Ca c-1 out at the same time to cover the Odessa Highway failed to find a Tornado funnel reported in that Vicinity. Other county Aud City units were dispatched to watch for funnels on the West and East. The. Storm Plait As it moved into the county no Friday with one portion coining Over the City of Andrews a d a larger heavier portion of the storm moving ii. The East the Clouds dumped up to two inches in the Midland farms area Ami really unloaded As it moved across the East county me reside to. Of that area reported rain a of four inches. I rider it att. R i he highly leading to Spring was under water in three places the East county Doe and westbound motorists were i detail cd in big Spring for hours until the Waters had receded a be Camp residents said that Tho a Bee Road was under water it. Two places. Ran in town measured a Haf Inch for Ila Fri a after a noon ram and three mar tors j for the 3.30 a in. Rain saturday the pre Dawn rain sent Runoff water roaring into the drainage Lake in the Western part of town As the smaller Lake overflowed and spilled through the temporary dam. The water halted work on the proposed Parks possibly for weeks. It was the second general rain la i of the year and brought the total for the county to approximately three inches. Heavier Iii South generally Rains were heavier in the extreme Southern and Northwestern part of the county the Shafter Lait area which i Cen of Quot i an Ini h i f w Nek he remaining portion it oui try remained or. Re. W Hilt the. In it had in tin rail an Inch Ai Ste Day. La Fuller of pin ups it a it it a a re Plant reported three quart err of an Inch total it tin two rams a Lack inc High Tang a tin Cloud truck Hie triple of the Bapt i Church or tha area and i n aflame in the Quot farming area East of town bid a o reported a total of 2 1-2 Inch for his p ice and remarked that water was standing ii. The Fields Iii Abb i in i id h la. I1 soul Horn a tin ecu v reported a to it a j of 2 i j As did the mid a o farm minty age a bet. Mil ii an said the rams Cattie at Ait of Portu time Forin a it ii Ai my our armers will have As much moist ii r in the ground for planting As any time Lur my the past live Hill an said. He lidded that it won. Tar a lot More moisture to repair tile ravages to pastures caused by the drouth Mother finds rare operation cures daughter Tho is a very special Mollie re i a j for or Georg. M be r because silo a recently As ured that her daughter m ii it. Is now perfectly Comal following a rare Type heart operation two years ago on april 17. Marilyn now 8 year old. A u cd As a Model for rein cued heart aporia ii.-? or Bini Dudley White. By. Dent Eisenhower s i vate doctor a he lectured to hear surgeons and physicians from All Over South we in Houston or White used Marilyn by cause Lier Case was one of the first successful heart operations exam Nat exclaimed ire perfect it on a child after h. Ion of or or whip Quot i Vee or seen a child a j was four years ago that the Myers discoverer a lingering Throat inflame Ion had affected Marilyn in heart and was causing it to enlarge for two years t1 it a myer a it n listed a of doctors hut non could pre id a satisfactory solution then i u local physician or Biti Dempsi v a Cir Omni ended fir Denton a Cooley of the Texas children s heart clinic in Houston. Marilyn was entered in t c clinic and on May 13 Rigep of 11 be was performed h in. For Marii s cardiac pub which Means a heart valve condition. Or valve three Marilyn my frs jury summoned for tuesday court band slates final show a fowl climaxes 9-year career bit of grocery store Here to grocery when he came Here Madiso Quot in biased a nine went in with his brother o i. A r grocery business Anc no Mccann to build a for l. V Madison Kro Cerv at 305 Northeast 3rd. Transactions were Madison bought out the other week to two a j949 store was mov a it a at 208 Nerti Rry fed 10 210 Northwest 4t.h St in Steele a of i november of 1949 and then built t i of a a or i a new store at the present store Here a a cd a la a in in 1951 a tilt to a. I Madison is now and has been since 1952 a member of the Andrews school Board. He says he has no present plans a except to fish and relax for about two Madison says he plans to remain in Andrews. The High school band will make its final appearance of the school year in a concert for the student body in tile school auditorium wednesday at to 30 p in the program will be about 45 minutes in length and will consist of selections of Appeal to High school students. Included will be such numbers As Quot in a persian Market Quot night beat. Quot Joshua Quot Quot is Trocadero Quot and a Stormy weather Quot eighteen seniors will be playing for the last time As members of a l High school band the High school Alma mater Quot High on tile Plains a will begin the program and the last selection will be the school fight song. Quot old Black and Gold a the 80-Meinber group has upheld the reputation of pah Mustang bands by winning the Eig the straight sweepstakes in District Competition last month director Everett Maxwell considers the band one of the Best he has Ever directed. Brodie Hutchinson director of special activities has announced that some special student awards will be presented during the band concert and that student officers for 1957-53 will be introduced. The program is open to the1 Public and patrons and friends of the school Are invited. A Petit jury panel of 42 residents has been called for service in 109th District court tuesday morning Only one Case is on the docket for next week but divorce cases or others May come up the single Case on the civil docket is styled Hubert Collins is. Texas employment insurance co. And is a compensation ease called for jury duty were i Joseph a Hawes Frances Thompson we h Hardaway. A g Howard Martin Lee Epps or i Lonnie Gross l d. Clark c. Ii Ellithorpe. N. G. Mosley Char Les l Hill is jr., mrs. H r Doty i r Hudspeth mrs George e Ford. Ii l Bruce Homer Temdle Jack flu Kinger w. T Davis Howard b Butler w s Mckinney r. N Campbell. A g Mcadams Carter a Herbert Carl e Crawford l. F Craft. John ii Jenkins John Carrigan Clyde l. Jordan Mark Maxwell r b Jordan ii e Irwin Lanell Cockrell mrs Lynn King Carl d Butts r e Keyes Ray Johnson George Irwin Henry Hicks William f. See jury Page four lightning strikes Church Steeple the electrical storm Whilt ii passed Over Andrews county Friday afternoon caused near destruction to the Frankel City Baptist Church when lightning struck its Steeple. Deagan Carr pastor said that just before 2 p in he heard a loud crack nearby i knew the lightening had struck something Quot he said. Carr went outside but could t see any damage then he noticed some shingles lying on the ground beside the Church he 1 coked up and saw the Steeple burning after Rushing inside the Church to get a fire extinguisher Carr flagged Down Bob Hefley a Halliburton employee. Who in turn radios a water i see Church fire Page 6 ways an operation which had never been attempted before Ait turned out the super is Ilion about Friday the 13th. When the operation was performed proved in be unfounded because Marilyn continued to improve jus after the operation. Marilyn was hardly Able to move but As time passed she graduated to a wheel chair still careful not to get of excited or exert herself too much Marilyn a earned Back to Houston for periodic Check ups and two cardiac Catha Teriza ions to Register pressure in Hie heart chamber because of the pioneering done in her ease Many other such operations have been performed at the clime one of the things that makes such an operation hazardous is the fact that the valve in the heart can he left open Only for three minutes at a time the work then must or carefully Laid out and there Little time for error. When or. White was scheduled to make a lecture appearance at the Houston clinic. Or Dan Mcnamara was allowed to choose two past patients for him to examine Marilyn was a popular patient at Tho clinic and was chosen As a Model patient. Today Marilyn is a disgustingly healthy in the words of her Kotlier and a Normal second Grade student its no wonder that this is a special Mother s Day for mrs George Myers Der child is Well again. In this week s Oil Wolf Camp Oiler made Champlin Oil amp refining co. No. 1-l University has been completed As a Wolfe amp discovery in Central Andrews coun Rains blamed for two wrecks reported Here Friday afternoon in the a err. A Quot a a a wild an explanation or the modern child a mailers is that too Many woodshed have been converted into a diag is. Two traffic accidents occurred in Hie City Friday after heavy Rains made driving conditions hazardous Friday afternoon cars driven j by mrs w m Moulder and mrs Murdell Rowlett collided in the i too Block of Northwest first. Investigating officers estimated damages to mrs. Moulders i i car at $75 and $25 to mrs Row i Lett sear mrs Moulder w As give in a ticket for not having a Drivers License. Police chief Prentis Jones re i ported that this Accident marked the 60th of the year inside the City limits. Only Mno cd these had an injury involved this is an improvement Over conditions of last year and chief Jones attributed it to stricter Law enforcement and Quot Whit if License plates a a later Friday at the intersection of West Broadway and second St., cars driven by Donald Bryan de Hart and Bert Wallace collided damage to the de Hart car was estimated at $400 while Only about $25 in damages we As done to the Wallace car de Hart was Given a ticket for following too close. Two other accidents occurred Bee Welc Kab Page 6 j to five Miles South of Andrews on 24-hour potential test the strike flowed 173 barrels of 38 j Gravity Oil through a 17/64-in-j Cli choke and perforation from i 8.424 to 8,584 feet. Gas Oil ratio i was 983-1. I location is 660 feet from North and 1,988 6 feet from West lines of Section 5, Block i University lands Survey. Lower spraberry Sand discovery is in Prospect in Northeast Andrews county at Skelly Oil company and Atlantic refining company no is Texas the Section behind casing perforations from 9,228 to 9,245 feet has been washed we ii .500 Gallons mud acid. During Tho last to hours of a testing the project t returned. Three barrels of Load Oil and 32barrels of new Oil. No formation was recovered. Testing continues. Location is 1.980 feet from w. And 660 feet from North lines of Section 3, Block 3, University i East of Andrews. Lands Survey eight Miles North Magnolia Petroleum company no. 1-bb Fasken Blok is to be dug As a 13,600-foot project in flip love silurian Field Are of Southeast Andrews county. Dell site is 660 feet from n and East lines of the Northwest Quarter of Section 26 Block 40, i-2-n, to amp up Survey 18 Miles Southeast of Andrews. New Oil being flowed from an Derson Prichard Oil corporation no. 1-22 Fasken possible Straw i discovery in the Midland farms multiply area of Southeast Andrews county. Operator acid Zed the Strawn through perforations from 9 174 to 9, 222 feet with 5,000 Gallons of acid. The project swabbed and flowed 127 31 barrels of fluid in eight hours mostly Load Oil and avid water. Currently the be t is flowing by Heads through a 1-2 Inch choke and making 40 Gray see Oil Page 6 Joann Pilcher named president of student Council Joann Pilcher daughter of or. And mrs. C a Pilcher has been named president of the High school student Council for the forthcoming school year i sections wore held for Council officers and cheerleaders wednesday with run Oil held thursday. Opposing miss Pilch r for the preside Cut was Tommy Jackson w to w ill a so be a senior student next year Ron me Brice was it sorted Vic president of the organization Honor. Sandy Alcorn Junior student wil1 serve As Secretary she Defeated Batti Carlisle four of this Yea s he. A apers i i again be leading the yells lot the Mustangs during the 1957-58 s Bool year. Anita Reed daughter of or and mrs James Reed and to it of the veal grades. Will graduate in May tile returning four will be Lynda Alsobrook Lyncia Al it Brook la Vonne ingrain and in to thames eld led to serve with these four was Jeannie Brown who will also be a senior Stout it at. Year

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