Palo Pinto County Star (Palo Pinto, Tex.), Vol. 60, No. 18, Ed. 1 Friday, October 23, 1936 Page: 3 of 5
The following text was automatically extracted from the image on this page using optical character recognition software:
* wfc*f* *1 *
Mr. and Mrs. R. S. | Smith of
Houston visted Mr. land Mrs. Val
Smith last week.
Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Self went
to Glen Rose last Friday to attend
the funeral of a.relative.
Get a pint of Famous White
Crusader at Abernathy Pharmacy.
The beat fly and mosquito killer on
Couts Anderson, prominent
ranchman who lives east of Palo
Pinto recently sold 100 nice calves
to Emory Bird well of Graford.
Mr. and Mrs. Joe Mills of Fort
Worth visited friends in Palo Pinto
this week. Mrs. Mills is the former
Miss Gladys McConnell of this
How about putting in your order
now for a new fall suit? Pretty
patterns from which to chose. We
also do cleaning and pressing
Davis Barber Shop, Palo.Pinto.
Billie Abernathy who un-
derwent an appendectomy opera
tion recently in Mineral Wells was
returned home last Thursday and
is improving verv nicely.
COMPLETE LINE NURSERY
STOCK. Also cut flowers and pot
plants. LONE STAR FLORIST.
900 West Hubbard. Phone 633,
Sheriff John Bond was stung by
a large centipede last Thursday
afternoon near Santo while running
a land line. The centipede fell
out of a dead tree onto his neck,
it was about seven inches long.
Sheriff Bond had no ill effects from
Mrs. Betty Allen, sister of Mrs.
Jennie Martin has returned to Palo
Pinto from Spur, where she visited
relatives. She was accompanied
to Palo Pinto by Mr. and Mrs. Wil-
liam Allen, and Mr. and Mrs. John
Ashton of Spur.
Corrter S. E. 1st Avenue and Hubbnrd
“Mineral Wells’ Most Popular Corner”
Unexcelled Prescription Service
J. G. HOLLAND, Owner
.ook tour Loveliest
In stronger and sheerer ];
Regular or Knee Length
Popular seasonal colors
“The Friendly Store”
PHONE No. 1. PALO PINTO
When You Come to Court At Palo Pinto
at Ray Abernathy’s
Fish, Oysters, Steaks, Plate Lunches
and Short Orders
______1 . . _• ; , ■ V :
for Residential and
Room Count Rate
For our Customers
Which means Palo Pinto too!
Electric energy now being used by our customers in this city will
be billed according to our new reduced rates.
The increased use of electricity by our customers in
The economies effected by improved operating conditions
And the watchfulness of an economical and efficient
All these have pulled together to make this new reduction possible
\ for your city and for others served by the Texas Power and Light
it is our policy to reduce rates whenever we can do so without
imparing the sound financial condition of our company, a factor
of vital importance both to our customers and our employees.
We shall continue this policy so that our low rates will enable
our customers to let electricity assume more and more of their
household tasks ... not only adding to their comfort and con*
venience, but also definitely assisting them toward a still lower
rate in the future.
HERE IS THE NEW
RESIDENTIAL RATE . . .
Flat charge ot 4c per day, and:
5c per kwh. for first 50 kwhs.
4c per kwh. for next 50 kwhs.
3c per kwh. for next 50 kwhs.
2c per kwh. for all additional kwhs.
SHOWING SAVINGS EFFECTED BY
1 , ’• • -V '
NEW RATE TO CUSTOMER IN 5-ROOM HOUSE
'h\ *■ * •
TEXAS POWER-* LIGHT
Annual food costs increase
- • - • ■
$3 >5 00,000,000.00
Five times the TOTAL cost of Electric Servict
in ALL homes throughout America.
ELECTRICITY IS CHEAP!
■ > •
Here’s what’s next.
This issue can be searched. Note: Results may vary based on the legibility of text within the document.
Tools / Downloads
Get a copy of this page or view the extracted text.
Citing and Sharing
Basic information for referencing this web page. We also provide extended guidance on usage rights, references, copying or embedding.
Reference the current page of this Newspaper.
Dunbar, Mary Whatley. Palo Pinto County Star (Palo Pinto, Tex.), Vol. 60, No. 18, Ed. 1 Friday, October 23, 1936, newspaper, October 23, 1936; Palo Pinto, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1038843/m1/3/: accessed January 22, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Boyce Ditto Public Library.