Hereford Reporter (Hereford, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 1, Ed. 1 Saturday, February 23, 1901 Page: 1 of 7
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HEREFORD IS THE MOS
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HEREFORD, DEAF SMITH COUNTY, TE
$1.50 PER YEAR
EREFORD SANITARY AND
rganized and Will at Once Make Needed
Sanitary and Park Improvements.
RESTING MEETINGS HELD MONTHLY AT COURT HOUSE.
The Public Park Will Soon be Fenced, Trees Set Out, a Pavilion
Built, and Otherwise Improved—Everyone Should Become a
Member and Thus Aid in Improving the Town.
Hereford is now but a little over
two years old, yet its growth has
been phenomenal—not a boom, but
a gradual, steady and sure increase
of population, dwellings and business
places. The outlying districts are
dotted here and there with com-
fortable and substantial farm and
much buildings, which are steadily
l&creasing in number.
Some time ago the Western Union
Land Company donated a tract of
ten acres to the town to be used as a
public park, on condition that the
citizens improve and beautify the
"... -If To do this systematically and suc-
cessfully an organization was neces-
After a little discussion a
^meeting was called, which re-
in a permanent organization
fected. As the editor of
was not a Citizen of Here-
ford at tbé time of the first meeting
the secretaW'snitautesare published,
together w«h the by-laws adopted,
as follbwS: \
met at the Court
ise 'January 30,
1901, in organisation of what is to
be known as "Thej^flgl Sanitary
L. Gough wa^
the Society a
Messrs. C. G. jV'itl
Evants, John E Fer¡
MdKnight, A. J.Lipscomb and
[. Johnson lere appointed as a
John E. Ferguson, treasurer; John
S. McKnight, auditor; John A Tom-
amichel, C. G. Witherspoon, Jack
Harwell, C. R. Moreman, W. H.
Patton and Dr. R. M. Johnson, ex-
ecutive committee, a majority of
which is to constitute a quorum.
It is ordered by the Society that
the next meeting of this Society be
held at the Court House.
It is ordered that this Society en-
tertain in some manner cm the 22nd
of February, 1901, and that the ex-
ecutive committee consult with the
principal of the Hereford school on
the matter of entertainment on said
day, said executive committee to re-
port at the Hereford National Bank
Monday, February 4, 1901, at 7 SÍ0
The following topics were selected
for next meeting:
2—On Beautifying Our Homes/by
Asa Martin and C. G. Witherspodir*
3—General Sanitary, by Dr. R.
General Topics, by L. Gough.
There appearing no further busi-
ness to come before the Society, it is
ordered that the Society do now
stand adjourned until its next regu-
ugh, F. B. Fulle*,
SmiH6FELLQW-HmnE HARDWARE COjUPDY
[L DEALERS IN
Bain and Mitel
Amarillo, Canyon JnÉ and Hereford, T<
J ACKM ARWELL
i _ 'i
We keep Fish,
J) MEAT MA
Fed Meats of All Kinds
Vegetables in Season. Delivery Free
tary and Improver
BY-LAWS or THE
member by signing tj
and paying fifty (5
shall be the annual
the treasurer, who
Article 4—The of
ciety shall be a pres
dent, secretary, tre
and executive cor
all to be elected by j
nual meeting, whk
11 the second Tuei
candes may be filie
meeting, notice of
given at a
majority of the
shall constitute a
The auditor shall ^
er's accounts not I*-
duties shall be to direct the opera-
tions of the Society and ¡naJÉ^h**
funds by entertainnu^fc** V
be held the
month, at 3
shall be d
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Hereford Reporter (Hereford, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 1, Ed. 1 Saturday, February 23, 1901, newspaper, February 23, 1901; Hereford, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth142235/m1/1/: accessed October 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Deaf Smith County Library.