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El Paso Herald Post (Newspaper) - April 07, 1961, El Paso, TexasUs paso Herald Post Friday april 7, 1961 v i amusement Park the management of Western playground in Ascarate Park invite the Public and especially children to a preview of the expanded playground Center from 7 to 8 30 p. In. Today when it will be lighted a like a fairyland but not in operation. Formal opening of Western playground for the 1961 season will be held at 2 p. M. Saturday. A we invite and urge the people of �1 paso and neighbouring communities to drive by this evening and see Western playground lighted in full dazzling array and especially that parents bring the children a said Leo Hines in behalf of the management. Playground is double the amusements Park located on the East Side of Ascarate Lake is operated by or. Hines president of Mayfield lumber cd. Tommy Mayfield and Wally Thompson. Or. Hines said the playground doubled a size and with Many new rides added will be open weekends from 2 to 9 p. M. During april and May. Beginning in june and continuing through labor Day it will be open from 4 to 10 p. M. Except on saturday and sunday it will be open from 2 to 10 p. M. After labor Day the weekend schedule will be resumed through november. Among the new ride features added Are five miniature Model t 1910 Ford cars gasoline pow erd a German Carousel equipped with motorcycles fire engines racing cars and tug boats assembled on die playground area and a 30-foot slide. Rides Are exciting the amusements Center includes a 12-Cylinder fire engine a train and numerous other exciting rides. The features already men ready for you a this youngster is at the wheel of one of the five miniature 1910 Model t Fords that will be among the new rides at Western playground at Ascarate Park opening for the season at 2 p. M. Tomorrow. Ducted in High class manner without exception a or. Hines said. A it is intended for patrons who want the Best in amusement of this kind in an atmosphere of clean decent a 60-foot Bridge has been built $8000 awarded across a Scute Lake in then den0f mishap area Over which playgrounds j Western train passes. Mrs. Maude Ball services set mrs. Maude e. Ball of 3820 nations Avenue died at her Home yesterday. She was 80. Mrs. Ball had lived in Elpaso 17 years. She is survived by a daughter miss Mabel Isabell Ball of Elpaso. Funeral services will be held at 2 p. M. Tomorrow in Rode Haver Miller Chapel. The Rev. Charles Reece will officiate. Burial will be in Evergreen cemetery. Former Al Kasoan Dies in los Angeles Rodrigo Castillo former Elpaso resident died yesterday in los Angeles. Or. Castillo unmarried formerly owned a Chain of shoe stores. His brother Abe Lardo Castillo of Elpaso went to los Angeles to attend the funeral. Pfc. Ralph h. Williams pfc. Ralph h. Williams of it. Bliss died wednesday in a Hospital. He is survived by his wife mrs. Velma Williams and h i s parents. His body is being sent by Kas ter and Maxon funeral Home to Heiskell tain., for burial. Lonzo b. Armstrong funeral services for Lonzo b. Armstrong of 1700 North Oregon Street who died yesterday will be held at 4 p. M. Tomorrow in the Harding and Orr Montana Avenue Chapel with the Rev. Jack Wallis officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen cemetery. Armed robber sought Here sheriffs deputies and City police have set up Road blocks on highways leading into Elpaso for a Man and a Blond woman wanted for an armed robbery in Carlsbad. The pair were travelling in a White Ford. The car had West Virginia License plates. Funeral scheduled for Curtis Pullin Curtis h. Pullin of 7424 Alpine drive died in a Hospital wednesday. He was 50. Or. Pullin lived in Elpaso 19 years and was a Veteran of world War ii. He is survived by his widow j mrs. Josephine a. Pullin three daughters mrs. Estela Kun miss Gloria Rodriguez and miss Linda Jean Pullin a son Curtis Pullin jr., All of Elpaso three grandchildren one sister. Mrs. Claudia Jackson of san Antonio and five Brothers All of Cuero Texas. Rosary services will be at 7 30 p. M. Sunday in Martin mortuary Chapel. Graveside funeral services will be held at 2 p. M. Monday at it. Bliss National cemetery. Full military honors will be accorded. Burial will be under direction of Martin mortuary. Al Pasons to go to Highway meet some 50 Elpaso members of the u. S. Highway 180 Assn. Are invited to attend the annual meeting of the association in Breckinridge Texas sunday and monday. J. K. Coppenbarger of Elpaso is vice president. Directors from Elpaso Are Roy regal Jerry Polanca and Jack Vinson. Or. Coppenbarger said the chief aim of the association this year is pistol Carrier fined Billy Ray Dutton 22, of 5410 Gary Owen Road was fined $100 and costs by county court at Law judge r. E. Crawford on a charge of carrying a pistol. To have a stretch of Highway 260 from Deming to Holbrook ariz., designated 180� making a a Park to Park Road from Carlsbad Cav Ems to the grand Canyon. He said there is 26 Miles of Road still considered sub Standard by the Federal government which has refused to give it a primary Highway number. Solution of this problem will be discussed at the meeting. It guest speaker at the monday luncheon will be Hal Woodward of Coleman a member of the Texas state Highway commission. His topic will be a promoting bunions it Gei Thia Quick Relief. Lift a Hoe Premore soothes and cushions the sensitive a pot. Ask for the Bullion my. D Scholls Lino pads tourist travel Over a s. Highway $0 j c. A Friar Cotton representing the fort Worth chamber of Commerce Wilf moderate a program of a improvement reports and Jataas on u. S. Highway 180&Quot and Page seven a Extension of u. S. Highway 180, to Holbrook Ariz a mural depicting travel Over u. S. Highway 180 wih be unveiled at a breakfast meeting monday. The business session will Start at 9 a. M. Ioc hotel 16 of sept ave. I Venezuela Jua Kucz Mexico Mph. 2j5400 most modern in town entertainment restaurant bar and lounge swimming Pool dance Terrace 4 a a a recommended by tour e30ei0c==30emm=s member of Ama is area Reno a j Western play land at Ascarate Park j a 65th District court jury Hasi the one nine no spam will be awarded an 58000 judgement to a a pm Tauy the. Smaller the a Vised rom Fagi a a m. A a Cobo n Alvarez. Texas and a a a a a Pacific railway employee in his t. I suit against the Elpaso Union j insurance firm passenger depot. He alleged he was injured children. For the Quot Young set of larger boys and girls especially or die a mad House a roller coaster miniature tractors a Western locomotive of the 1865 Era a merry go round die helicopter the a crazy Daisy a and on j through a Long list of specials e Massachusetts Mutual life for a wide Range in which to j insurance co. Holds open House choose. J in its new building at 1551 Mon lots of a fun Tana Avenue for policy holders holds open House Jesse Armstrong the former Barnum and Bailey circus Clown will be at Western playground to amuse the children a and grownups. Special music has been taped for the Park or. Hines said. The experience of last year proved Many adults visited the Park especially to enjoy the music. Western playground employs High school boys to supervise the amusement features. A the entire Enterprise is con e1 paso businessmen and friends from 4 to a p. M. Today. At a formal opening ceremony held yesterday attended by insurance men. Mayor elect Ralph Seitsinger and Charlesh Schaaff executive vice president of the Massachusetts Mutual life insurance co. From Springfield. Mass., Cut the ribbon on the new Ultra modern building. Or. Schaaff was awarded honorary �1 paso citizenship by or. Seitsinger. When struck by a depot tractor july 14, 1960. Dally. Mon. Thru. Sun. All you can eat $100 a Spaghetti a meal sauce a garlic bread a Coffee or Tea child a dinner with milk 50 open for lunch also 5-10 pal italian Kitchen 2923 Pershing drive in five Points Atlas structural Congreve pre stressed double tee spans make economical durable Bridge two 30 pre stressed double tee spans solved the Bridge problem for Western play land. For economical construction help Call Atlas on your next Job. The a Atlas building products co. A a a Emit out i amp 200 n. Glenwood drive Elpaso Texas 1961 season a a a a a Sirnew enlarge Western Laylan Ascarate Park Eastside of Lake m Western play land caters to birthday parties for party reservations Call Mayfield lumber amp Container 2-5493new rides tickets 15c each 8 for 1.00 Book of 50. 5.00second season april and May saturdays amp sundays 2 p. M. A 9 p. M. Daily schedule begins May 27 Western play land is an amusement Park catering to families for their afternoon and evening entertainment.13 rides a mad mouse # tractors a 1865 Western train a helicopter a merry go round a crazy Daisy a Roadway ride a 30-ft. Sliding Tower a 1910 Model Fords gasoline driven a pump cars a fire engine a German Carousel soon a boat ride next week a Concession stand. S Quot a bring your family open saturday at 2 p. M. Televised saturday from 2 to 2 30 . Rod to red Brown and Anna Lee pcs owned amp operated by owners of Mayfield lumber amp Container corp. Established 1924 saturday

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