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Ennis Daily News (Newspaper) - August 22, 1976, Ennis, Texas I Croft in Center inc . Box 45436 Dallas to 75235 s a off a a 17 a uhe Ennis daily a fetus in the eighty fourth year the associated press leased wire Ennis Texas 75119 sunday August 22. 1976 8 pages ten cents no. 200 Jimmy Carter opens in a. Labor Day Americus Georgia Jimmy Carter will break with democratic party tradition by opening his Campaign for the presidency in warm Springs. Georgia on labor Day. Since the Era of Franklin Roosevelt. Democratic hopefuls have usually opened their campaigns with Tabor Day addresses in Cadillac Square in Detroit. But Carter citing Quot Good manners Quot has deferred opening his Campaign in president Fords Home state. Leading a workshop on techniques for language development is consultant mrs. Betty Wheeler of the Region x education service Center. Seated Are teachers miss Pat Vinson mrs. Eva Baker mrs. Cora Bannett and standing is mrs. B. C. Fowler plan a coordinator. Thought kor today Quot where Law ends tyranny Hodge. Well the Public school students had a Good sampling of return to school the past weekend Flavoured by a couple of Days respite two Days of classes then saturday and sunday off. In other words that s neatly breaking it to them gently. Actually it just worked out that Way. But it was sort of Okay at that we say. Harking Back to our own school Days Quot dear old Golden Rule Days Quot. Tod ays chuckle Rich Man May i Call you by your first name a eager doll yes. If i can Call myself by your last name. Says preacher Fisherman Harold Burns Quot Mark and i had a very Fine trip to Colorado and caught plenty of Trout. We enjoyed sleeping out under the stars each night and fishing everyday. We saw Many Beautiful sights hut our hearts were made sad to see the tragedy of big Thompson Canyon. More than too bodies Are yet to he found there after the flood we Are Happy to be Home. But. The hot Texas weather makes us Long for the mountains Quot in the Don to miss it department. Be sure to read today Joe Sims concluding chapter about Long ago Ennis we would give a Small Fortune if we had it it for Joe s super memory you be got it or you Haven t got it. That Sall we have a Friend to lawyer in another Cit who can remember testimony ver Bat in in trials and we know this for we checked him two or three times. T Ennis weather a a by Ron Vestal x Friday High. 93. Saturday Low 66 no rainfall in last 24 hours forecast partly Cloudy and hazy through sunday. Memory Lane in Ennis travelled by Joe Sims concluding chapter Ennis sex Joe Sims of Seguin travels farther along memory s i Ane always fondly remembered. In Bluebonnet Queen City in this the concluding chapter the memory backwards and taking a memory walk Quot downtown Quot in Ennis during a period from a few years prior to world War i on into the Middle 1920�?Ts.here�?Ts what i see. Starting at the North end of main Street and going South. Y m c a. With a full time Secretary and a Tennis court in the the Street South is a Arkansas the Comer Dave Horn Ford Agency Over this building was mrs. Curd s boarding House Leanne Odom airman goes to tech training Leanne Odom Leanne Odom airman daughter of or. And mrs. Orville l. Odom of i Ennis has been selected for technical training at Keester fab miss., in the air Force communications Field. The airman recently completed Basic training at Lackland fab tex., and studied the air Force Mission organization and customs and received special instruction in human relations airman Odom is a 1974 graduate of Ennis High school whose son Bailey curd was Active in in Ennis civic affairs next was a hamburger stand later turned into a Quot near Beer Saloon Quot during prohibition with the proprietor buying Beer in barrels in car Load was Bradshaw mens store whose son Opie attended Ennis schools then the i. J. Parma Star store and the Kucera grocery whose son and Nephew Willie and George were of school age. Around the Comer on Knox Zvorak meat Castellaw mens store. Jewell picture mens Hill cleaners whose Nephew and son h. C. And Hollis Hill attended Ennis schools. On the Comer was Bert Mckay Star Cash grocery whose sons were named Cecil Tommie and Jack. Around the Corner on Dallas Street was the Floyd cafe whose teenage son was named Buster and later worked for the City of Ennis. Across the Alley was the Quot old Quot interurban office and station. Back up on main starting at Knox Street citizens National and Atwood hardware picture show owned by John Sayeg always a familiar figure with the Rose in the coat Lapel and a courteous Quot Good Day Quot at the Entrance this picture show Gladys Langham played the pipe Organ and c a. Rowland a sister was the lady in the ticket office Frank Weatherford was the ticket taker and a Man named Dick Goodwin operated the picture machine door was the Ennis Candy Kitchen. The Ennis pharmacy owned by or Fisher where or. Bruner worked. Thomas shoe store where a shoe Salesman named Hubert Rogers worked Pete Freeman grocery and later location for the first Piggy wiggly store in Ennis. Or Craig who operated the hardware store had two sons named Everett and Chase and Harry Atwood his partner s children were Felix and Emily. Next to the Pete Freeman grocery was a Barber shop owned by or Looney Everett Looney s father and later owned by Bob Horton whose children were Arthur Edward and Frances. Bob Hesser drug store was on the Corner of main and Ennis Avenue where John Herron and Everett Shipp worked after school Quot jerking were the offices of Noah Reynolds and Bob White Cotton companies and the elks the g. W. Henry mens store that was later the location of the Ennis state Bank. Next the spec Harrison music store and a Small Quot cubby whole Quot of an office in later years occupied by or. Joe Jolesch after he Ennis National Bank was on the Corner of Ennis Avenue and Dallas streets. Around the Corner on Dallas Street Harry Davis fish Market whose children were Frankie Elton Floyd Quot do and Mann Ellington shoe on the Corner of Dallas and Knox was the Earl Rumbo fruit stand where later was the Creech confectionery then on Knox cleaners George Johnson cafe where Jimmie Taylor worked. And across the Alley was the basement Barber shop where the customers kept personal shaving mugs on the shelf. George Sorrels Barber shop was on Dallas Street. Back on main and Ennis Avenue going South. Large w. Jolesch and sons department store with the 50 gallon water cooler and the Large brass bands around it and the tin cups on the Side where always was available a Cool drink when he Days were hot. Ike Jolesch and Joe Jolesch were Active in the business and or. Bob Moore worked there. He had a son named Jack and a daughter Mynon who was later the wife of Arthur Horton. The Jolesch children were Miriam Sophia and William. Then next. Boston dry goods store see memory Lane Page h Navy Man la it a prom Ennis visits Home fireman apprentice Ronald Strunc son of or. And mrs. Miles Strunc 501 s. Elm Ennis is presently Home on leave from the Navy visiting his parents following Navy machinist school and prior to reporting to his new duty station uss Gilmore Home ported in Sardinia Italy. The uss Gilmore is a submarine tender whose primary function is to support the Navy a submarine Force in the Mediterranean sea. Strunc will be assigned to one of the ship s machine shops. Strunc is a january 1976 graduate of Ennis High school and enlisted in the Navy in february of 1976. He was enlisted by chief Petty officer Bob Clayton Navy recruiting station. Corsicana. Death penalty be sought in Kwh shooting fort Worth fort Worth millionaire Cullen Davis is in the Tarrant county jail today held without Bond on newly filed capital murder charges in the fatal shootings of two 12-year-old stepdaughter Andrea Dee Wilborn and 30-year-old Stan the Home of Davis a estranged wife August 2nd. Tarrant county District attorney Tim Curry said the state will seek the death penalty in the Case. Curry said at a news conference that the original murder charges against the 41-year-old shortly after his be dropped but two charges of attempted murder will stand. Davis a estranged wife Priscilla told police that her daughter and former Texas Christian University basketball Star often seen with mrs. shot and killed by a person who entered the elegant modern House Quot put on a Black wig and went mrs. Davis and a family Friend 21-year-old Gus Gavrel were wounded during the showing. Curry said the capital murder charges were filed before Justice of the peace Bob Ashmore because investigation showed that the shootings occurred while another felony a burglary was being committed. Consultant Kay Downing right confers individually with Middle school resources teacher mrs. Winston Riddle during a recent in service session. Revival is readied for first Baptist Church preaching. Rev. Campbell Quot we Are looking Forward to the revival services in first Baptist Church with r. P. Campbell preaching. Rev. Campbell has written and said that he and mrs. Campbell will be with us beginning wednesday evening aug. 25 continuing through the following sunday Quot said pastor Harold bums. Rev. Campbell encourages every member to be much in prayer for him As he comes to preach. He asks that we not wait until he gets Here to go to work but begin now calling folks and telling everyone about the revival. He is especially concerned about seeing the Church reach the unsaved. Quot Rev. Campbell is a Fine preacher. He served first Baptist As pastor from january of 1946 through May of 1957. He is greatly loved by our Church. It will be a great Blessing to have him with us for a time of revival. Quot the services will begin each evening at 7 30. Music will be led by Raymond Caldwell and Randy Decker. Special music will be presented. Quot the revival will be a great Blessing to All of us if we will work and be faithful in the services. I am praying As pastor that our hearts will be revived and the Church made Happy in the Washington the league of women voters is working on the details of a proposed series of debates Between the Republican and democratic nominees for president and vice president. Tile plan Calls for three presidential debates the first one in St. Louis on september 28th. There will be one debate Between the two vice presidential nominees. All four candidates have agreed to such debates but they have not promised to follow the league of women voters plan. Under the proposal each hour Long debate would be held before a live audience and carried by the National television networks. All three major commercial networks say they will cover the debates. Democratic nominee Jimmy Carter says he tentatively prefers the approach proposed by the league of women voters. Ford has not yet responded formally to the invitation. President Ford is in Vail Colorado today on a nine Day vacation following the go a convention. Running mate Robert Dole is in Washington but hell join Ford in Vail Early next week. Meanwhile Democrat Jimmy Carter is having a Campaign briefing today in Plains Georgia while vice presidential nominee Walter Mondale is vacationing at a friends Lakeside Cabin in Northern Minnesota. 3 traffic mishaps and a a Weed pickup for police dept. Three traffic incidents and a marijuana Case were investigated by the police dept. Friday afternoon in the 400 Block s. Gilmer a two car crash involving the vehicles driven by James Ray Carpenter and Judy m. Patak occurred. No one was injured and car damage was slight. In the too Block of n. Gaines cars driven by Gary Gene Calta of Arlington and j. W. Parks of Mabank were involved in a crash but no one was injured and machine damage was slight. Two male subjects. John f. Turner of Laredo and Kenneth Reagon of Grapeland were picked up on charges of see 3 traffic Page 8 Vail Colorado a president Ford is vacationing at his Mountain Retreat in Vail Colorado. White House news Secretary Ron Nessen says the president s doctor has told him to slow Down and relax after the grind of the Republican National convention. Nessen says Ford will have a Light schedule until tuesday. Ford played nine holes of Golf yesterday and promised to be out on the links again today. Running mate Roberty Dole flew Back to Washington after the convention. Dole will join see Jimmy Carter Page 8 Marshall plan the famed Post world War ii Marshall plan originated in a june 5, 1947 proposal by Secretary of state George c Marshall to extend u s financial Aid to All european countries willing to assist in the task of recovery a during the next 3 5 years. Congress authorized the spending of some $12 billion on Marshall Plain Aid. Which was credited with restoring economic health to Western Europe beginning band students parents to meet at 6 tuesday a meeting of the beginning band students and their parents will be held in the band Hall at Ennis High school tuesday. August 24. At 6 p m for the purpose of providing an instrument for the band student Lakeside ladies Assn. Personalities. Hor mrs Bruce Mccraryjr. Who was elected president at the recent meeting to take office sept. I mrs Harold Jones who was elected the associations Quot lady of the year Quot for having worked in every phase of the club mrs Frank Novotny retiring president whose year has to it Een an outstanding one and who presided at the meeting see slurs sin sedum i

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