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Brownwood Bulletin (Newspaper) - December 5, 1977, Brownwood, Texas
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A foods like Bacon Macaroni products and oils that Are consumer watch woman claiming to be sex mrs. Hunt wants her share Shreveport la. A an Atlanta woman who claims the late Oil billionaire . Hunt was Biga Mously married to her and that he spent nearly is million to keep it secret will get her Day in court next month depositions have been piling up in . District court in preparation for hearings on the two year old suit filed by Franie Tye Lee mrs. Lee who claims she was married to Hunt from 1925 to 1934, while Hunt was married to Lyda Bunker a is seeking half of the property Hunt acquired during that time and half of the Money that property has earned since. When Hunt died in Dallas in 1974, he was one of the worlds richest men. He made his first million in the late 1920s, the time mrs i a claims she was married to him. Attorneys for the Hunt estate have introduced a document which they say bears mrs. I.ee�?T8 signature. The estates attorneys say the document shows that in 1942, mrs agreed to give up any claims to Hunts estate. However the estates attorneys do not refer to any marriage Between Hunt and mrs. I a. Mrs be claims she married Hunt in Tampa Fla. She says they later moved to Shreveport. There she said he was out of town on oilfield business most of the week but stayed with her at her apartment on weekends. She said Hunt was the father of her four children. Mrs Lee says her marriage to Hunt ended after she Learned that her husband who she says called himself Franklin Hunt was . Hunt and was married to another woman records show that Hunt married Lyda Bunker of Toke Village ark., in 1914. She died in 1955 two years later Hunt married Ruth Ray a Divorcee who used to work in a Hunt Oil office in Shreveport and adopted her four children Shreveport City directories from the 1920s list a Franklin Hunt whose occupation was Given As an oilfield worker and later a Salesman. In history by the associated press today is monday dec. 5, the 339th Day of 1977. There Are 26 Days left in the year. Today a highlight in history on this Date in 1933, prohibit Ion ended in the United states As Utah became the 36th state to ratify the 21st amendment repealing the 18th. On this Date in 1492, Columbus discovered the West Indian Island of Santo Domingo which now is shared by Haiti and the dominican Republic. In 1782, the eighth american president Martin Van Buren was born in Kinderhook new York. In 1848, president James Polk announced that Gold had been discovered in California. The Gold Rush of 49 followed. In 193466 people were executed in Russia after purge trials. In 1955, Blacks in Montgomery ala., began a bus Boycott to protest segregated seating. In 1962, the United states and the soviet Union agreed to cooperate in peaceful uses of outer space. Ten years ago one thousand protestors against the Vietnam War demonstrated at an armed forces induction Center in new York. Police arrested 264 people including baby specialist or. Benjamin spook and poet Allen Ginsberg. Five years ago the . Supreme court ruled that states can shut Down drinking establishments that feature nude dancers and Gross sexuality. One year ago the Spanish socialist workers party held its first Congress in Spain since a ban by the Franco government with West Germany a Willy Brandt among those attending. R Aims duty i Cau j 6465066 i Deer steam j Arret cleaning Brownwood Minto Junco Jeu Zelny abstract Flower shown actual size in Sunset service Christmas Angel $1495 inc of j i j Ltd r in Reeb Barton an dec by new world of colourful Ewe f / is created v. Reed amp Burton s exquisite three dimensional Damascene process four glorious metals 24 let go d Vert in Silver Copper and Bronze compose each hand crafted Des in just a few of the Many Matching designs shown Here Matching pendants Drace Iet earrings and pen Deffes Avo ble n each design elegantly gift boxed a direct Diamond importers a no finance charge a phone 643-2526 9 i 7 Yea s of a Cullo Quot Ltd it a conquer j i w i i e r s to Cinti �0nood a la a cured Raven canned dried or Only slightly refined 917.31 a modified product with sugar or some other minor ingredient added 98.27. Accessories Uke Coffee Tea Cocoa soft drinks and condiments 97 69. When the figures were compared with 1965 statistics the us a found that the percentage of Money spent on the first three categories a fresh foods mixes and mixture and Frozen canned cured Etc products a had decrease slightly Over the decade spend my for accessories increase slightly the big increase came in the category of items Uke frankfurters Peanut butter and process cheese which Are described the government As a modified a the share of the food Dollar taken by these items increased la percent from 1965 to 1975. A look at individual items within the five categories showed some Sharp changes the amount of the food Dollar going to pre sweetened Cocoa increased 120 percent from 1915 to 1975. The share taken by poems cheese a blend that May include some non cheese flavourings went up 113 percent in the same period. Other items that took a bigger share of the food Dollar in 1975 than they did to years earlier included oils sugar Margarine ready to eat Cereal natural cheese dry milk salad dresses Frozen dinners entrees soups and juices lice potato chips and fresh vegetables not counting potatoes. Items that lost ground Over the decade included condensed milk lard fresh Cream butter evaporated milk Cornmeal dry Beans and peas ready to eat Sweet bakery goods eggs fresh potatoes canned pork and Beans flour and ice Cream. Toss than half of the food Dollar actually goes for food. Most of your Dollar goes to cover marketing costs transportation processing and distribution. A study by Andrew Weiser of the Uspal a economic research service that Consumers spent 9172.3 billion to ., farm produced foods in 1976 this includes foods purchased for use at Home and those bought away from Home it does not include imports Uke Rafter or nonfarm items Uke seafood sixty seven percent of the total 9116 billion went for marketing coat 33 percent -956.3 billion went to Farmers Nasty weather dominates . By the associated frees a blast of Arctic air plunging into the midsection of the nation and a soggy Low pressure system to moving up through the Tennessee Valley combined for generally Nasty weather Over much of the nation today a Tornado watch was in effect into the Early morning hours in portions of Alabama Tennessee and Kentucky and billiard conditions were predicted for the Northern Rockies the National weather service reported severe thunderstorms sunday evening Over the lower Mississippi Valley with tornadoes sighted near Huntington and Trezevant in Tennessee and near Bay Minette Ala however the most serious $ Mill mix. Is there soy thing like i test preparation course tor the test preparation course a damage reported was Power tines downed by High winds at Corinth. Miss temperatures behind the front had dropped to 14 below Zero Over Northern Montana do. Illic m. 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