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Burkburnett News (Newspaper) - July 18, 1967, Burkburnett, Texas A any normally timid wild Ani i Mal that charges a human be a j ing May be Rabid and Contact j should be avoided. Burkburnett news Vaasa covers Burkburnett area like a sandstorm 8 pages 10c per copy volume 6 Burkburnett Wichita county Texas 76354 tuesday july 18, 1967 number 45 legion installation newly installed officers Euly installed officers of fryc Vaughn legion Post 264 Are left to right Back Row judge advocate Joe Janeke g. C. Beavers historian Jack Alexander child welfare service officer Cecil Gann sergeant at armr sgt. Charier Buckley 1st vice commander George Brown 3rd vice commander and in the front Row from the left Waldo Huddleston adjutant d. E. Cavender Chaplin Neal Tukilis commander Den Stonecipher 2nd vice commander and Robert Holliday assistant sergeant at arms. Emergency postal rules Are in effect during Railroad strike american legion and auxiliary install new officers recently new officers of the Ameri-1 arms and june Brown histor can legion Frye Vaughn Post i Ian. 264 and the women a auxiliary immediate past state com were installed thursday night Mander Clayton Mann installed at the legion Hall on the ser the legionaries passing the a vice Road to the East of the sex Vel from Robert Dorland to press Way. Approximately 50 Neal Tullis new Post Comman persons attended. Der. Thursday evening. July 13.other officers sworn in were the american legion and Aux sgt Charles Buckley first vice biliary enjoyed a Bountiful table commander Olen Stonecipher of Home cooked food including second vice commander Geo Chicken Ham tossed salad and r8e Brown third vice Comman potato salad Beans assorted Der Joe Janeke judge adv vegetables Watermelon cake Cate Jack Alexander child Wel soft drinks and Coffee before fare and service officer Cecil beginning impressive install Cann sergeant at arms for the Tion ceremonies fourth year g. C. Beavers his Robert Dorland. Outgoing Hap commander conducted the pro i1"�?T ii Gram. The color guards posted not Valdo the american and legion flags. In k then All members repeated the appears it will be an a i a Tenn or Peri Tive year As the new Comman Creea. Or Neal Tulus immediately new officers of the Auxin i started proceedings by asking Ary were led Forward by the members to consider the sergeant at arms and in an in problem of insurance for their Pressie ceremony installed by new building and stating that Dottle Mann member of the City has promised to install i department financial commit a fire hydrant nearby. Lee he also mentioned the fact Florence Cann received the that he would like to see pie Gavel As new president and a Tures of past commanders put i key for her services As past be up in the Hall a project he Creary treasurer. A Cross was plans to begin soon presented to Jane Bartley As i it was also suggested that Chaplin and a Quill to Florance j the legionaries and the Mem Cann for her secretarial duties1 hers of the auxiliary meet each installing officers Dottle and Clayton Marin department of finance member and immediate past state commander respectively Ann and Robert Dorland past president of the auxiliary and past commander of the american legion Post 264, pose after the installation program of officers of the auxiliary and legion. The Manns were installing officers. From the left Are or. And mrs. Mann and or. And mrs. Dorland. Effective at the beginning of the rail strike All mailings other than first class air mail and air parcel Post destined for Points More than 150 Miles from Burkburnett Texas Are unacceptable until the strike is Over postmaster w. T Zim packages for delivery beyond 150 Miles from the Point of mailing Are included in the temporary suspension announced As part of the rational Post Merman announced today. Office contingency plan prepare this announcement is in de for the rail strike emerged keeping with instructions re by. Cei Ved by me from Washington the postmaster stressed that that a limited temporary sus any emergency shipments such pension of service on All but As medicines or other badly first class and airmail will be needed items should be sent invoked during the strike a the first class or airmail rather postmaster Sam j than via parcel Post if destined emphasizing that the Emer-1 for a pm int my it an urgency suspension of service from Burkburnett. Bei was based on the nationwide rail is Haj it be ,em.s�?T suf. As j strike which went into effect should not be mailed at Midnight saturday july 15, for duration of the strike postmaster w. T. Zimmerman he said of the past year the new officers Are Florence Cann president Erma stay a a. Ton. First vice president mat ,. Gie Oliver second vice presi second class magazines and tue a Secretary newspapers third class matter treasurer Januc Bart by Chap. And fourth class parcel Post u n ,.ver meant at third thursday of the month to discuss activities in Progress and those planned. The next regular meeting of the legion will be thursday july 20. At the american legion Hall. All veterans and Milit re Are invited to attend Highway beautification project for 277 receives state departments of auxiliary installs a Texas Highway department beautification project will include a Park and a Roadside Park along . Highway 277 from the Northern Edge of Wichita Falls through Burkburnett the red River. It will also include planting shrubs and some Trees. In addition plans Call for two Roadside Parks about three Miles South of Burkburnett. The Park on the West Side of the Lions club hears project fund reports at meet Ted Roark Secretary treasurer 1966-67 of the Lions club made the following report of the project fund income and expenditures for the past year the account shows the Many Good works performed by the local Lions which go unacknowledged projects completed without publicity by a very Fine organization. The income report reads As follows Talent show $192.27 Broom Sale $348.24 aunt Jamima Pancake Jamboree $936 37 a total income of $1,476.88 expenditures consisted of Eye glasses for underprivileged. $23.60 Tennis tables for us youth Center $305 84 Custod Ian service Talent show $10 advertising tickets Talent show $40 30. Folding chairs youth Center $100 caravan sales products sold by Lions $270.83 boy scout troop 155-107 of Broom Sale. $18.44 state comptroller sales tax on Broom Sale. $6 26 North Texas rehabilitation Center Telera a $25 Jamboree tickets and advertising $71.01 Kitchen to Hie services Jamboree. $47 my Cellaneous supplies Jamboree $10.59 food items. Jamboree $350 54 girl scout neighbor Hood. $50 american legion boys state. $69 20 and Hardit cafeteria meal tickets. $27 sum of $1.425 61. Balance or hand in the Burkburnett Bank a for the year ending june 30 a 1967, $994.38 0 explained that alternative he noted that Abilene dal Means of transportation would As an Oklahoma it v Are be utilized to the fullest Possi among Clatl a we thin the 150 Hie extent to maintain first a Ife zone of Burkburnett w hich will continue to get full mail i service from this Post office. According to the postmaster planes trucks and busses Are being pressed into service to handle first class and airmail i on a regular service basis and to move All classes of mail within the 150 mile zone. Detailed information or answers to technical questions involving individual mailing problems May be obtained by telephoning 569-2791. 0- readers enrol in local program Oil Price increase class and airmail service including air parcel Post. A local student Council members attend workshop nine members of the Burkburnett High school student Council attended sessions of the Texas association of student councils workshop at sum. Dallas july 2-8. They included John Mitchell. President Rusty Todd vice president Treva Ladd Secretary John Page District vice president Mark Mclean Howard Hinkle rim Ludeke Robbie Faulk and Glenn Gilbert. The Burkburnett delegation was the second largest group of non resident High school students at the workshop. All students attending the workshop Are divided into six groups. Each group is organized As though it were a High school with a principal a student Council and a set of problems to be solved. Dan Schaffner sponsor of the Burkburnett group acted As principal of one of these High schools. Mitchell and Todd were named As presidents Ludeke treasurer and miss Ladd Secretary of their respective larger fish. This method is used schools. Todd was also Ore of j by anglers who like to drag the the legion auxiliary also held its installation and their new loaders Are from the left june Brown historian Margie Oliver 2nd vice president Florence Gann president Mary Tullis Secretary treasurer Jannie Bartley chaplain Flora Tarver sergeant at arms and not Able to be present Erma Stayton 1st vice president. The decision was made after i Highway is partially completed a delegation from Burkburnett another is planned on the East conferred with d. C. Greer. Side of the Road South of the state Highway Engineer. Park already started 11 Addi Greer told state rep. Dave j Tion to shelters and tables and Allred who had supported the related items Comfort stations Burkburnett groups request i Are also planned for beautification that the pro j the Highway department Jet May take some time be said the project will be com cause of planting seasons and j pitted As funds Are made Avail Tarq wife. Or Able Over the next two years the group which Greer Ter-1 with completion of the Roadside med a enthusiastic citizens from j Parks probably requiring the Burkburnett Quot included Jim for longest time. Be president of the chamber in planning the Highway be of Commerce and a former a a unification. Highway depart Yor dub Zimmerman Bur Bur ment planners will Confer with Nett postmaster and chairman j Jai officials on some aspects of the chamber of c Commerce s j a a the Park. Tourist committee. Pc. J. Lip a Pard a member of the tourist j committee and a former mayor a and Joe Salter immediate past president of the chamber of Commerce state sen. Jack Hightower helped arrange for the group to see Greer and also supported their request. Greer said funds for the project will come from Federal Money for beautification local firemen at Randlett Blaze Bell Oil company Burk Board announces crude buys truck More than 75 children Are enrolled in the Texas summer Reading program at the Burkburnett Library according to mrs. A. T. Nice librarian. Revolving collections of children a books have also been placed at the Burkburnett Community service Center and at head Start school. Book circulation reached 2,-125 volumes during june. Bait casting it. Spinning there probably always will be arguments As to the relative merits of bait casting and spin casting. Each has its Good Points. Spinning takes less prac Tice to master Ard makes for longer casts. But bait casting takes More skill and catches improvements and new equipment were approved for the school system. Monday at a regular meeting. Effective 7 00 a july 12,1 a new pickup truck was Pur-1697, Bell Oil amp Gas company chased from Mathis Chevrolet is increasing present Price of at the bid Price of $1,246. For crude Oil five cent per barrel the vocational agriculture Dein the Fields in which they Are apartment and a Mower $335, purchasing in Southern okla from Central seed and feed. Boma and North Texas. Bell Aiso approved was a contract officials say that their invent with r r . For Blacktop has been substantially be Topping the Campus at hard Low desired level for some in elementary school at $2.-time and they have been in 974 Able to Purchase any additional ther Actium included auth cry ii a a. I Oriza Tion of alterations in the Bell of amp a As company has Shepp Arci. Burkburnett school approximately do Miles 0 to centralize the Library and crude gathering systemic Sou approval 0f the Transfer of $1,-Thern Oklahoma and Northern to the it ath Etic fund f r sex. Texas and Are presently Pur lenses including coaches sch chasing approximately 20.000 barrels per Day in this area. Card of thanks two units of the Burkburnett fire department battled a Hou the office of the Quot a District be fire on . 70 near ran Highway Engineer. L. B. Dean Lott. Okla., last wednesday said beautification will include night. The Small Park at the South end the first unit answered the of the red River Bridge on . Call at 6 59 p m and the see Highway 277. The triangular Ond unit went out minutes lat Park is formed by the Entrance or to help control the Blaze and exit ramps on the limited the fire destroyed the front Access Highway. Portion of the Rural residence. Beautification under the pro but firemen were Able to save Jet will extend from the nor some furnishings and two rooms them Edge of Wichita Falls to in the rear of the Home. Oil Patch donation the employ Vert of Judy l. Smiley Maurine tunnels Dorothy Trunnie Speed Mary Ray Vaughan and Glen Veach was May a a tin method of approved and resignations of six nominees for outstanding j bunkers out from among the thanking our neighbors and Kay Carter Frances Reppond a student of the workshop weeds. Friends for their kind express Kent Reppond Selma Ryan. I principal consultant for the a j Sions of sympathy in our Rece Brenda Vaughn. Essie West and i workshop was i r George mat famous school teachers it sorrow ii the loss of our Virginia Mundlin were accept his Denver Colorado on of both president Lyndon b 1 son and brother Marlin Ray de. Marvin Arthington Cadet Armington attends Reserve officers training Amarillo Tex. A Marvin s. Arthington. Son of or. Am mrs. Charles e. Arthington o 611 e sixth st., Burkburnett is participating in a . Ai Force Reserve officers train ing corps a froth Field train ing Encampment at Amarin fab. Tex Cadet Arthington is one c some 5.700 a froth cadets at tending four week encamp ments this summer at air Force installations throughout the country. During the Encampment Ca dets become familiar with tin life and activities on air fore bases and can examine Caree opportunities in which the might wish to serve As officer other highlights of the course include survival training air Craft and aircrew indo trim Tion Small arms training an visits to other air Force base Cadet Arthington is a Mem Ber of the a froth unit a Texas Aam University. He is a 1964 graduate o Burkburnett High school when he is a member of the National Honor society. The leading authorities on student councils. He lectured each morning and also held an advanced training program for student Council officers. Johnson and president Park Slusser for the cards Flowers i Dow Estes tax assessor col Chung Hee of the Republic of food and other kindnesses we Lector reported the collection Korea taught school for a Short Are deeply grateful of $186,681 in current taxes time when they were Young men. Mrs. And mrs. R. L. Slusser and family and $6,878 delinquent taxes for the period ending june 30. This eccentric Type pump unit a re pumping Rig from Mobile Oil company was manufactured by the Park crib rugs Rig and reel company of Parkersburg West Virginia about the beginning of the Century. To be part of the boo town Oil Patch tourist attraction it Wias acquired through the Courtesy of or. Wilmon production Foreman of Mobil Oil company for the Burkburnett District. As far As is known it is the Only one of this Type in the part of the United states. Tracy Marten Lee ant Thomas and Allen Mahaffey it turned Home last Friday fron spending two weeks at the Church of Christ Christian Camp in Quartz Mountain. A a drink hot weat plenty of water during her

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