The Hutchinson County Herald (Stinnett, Tex.), Vol. 8, No. 28, Ed. 1 Friday, June 21, 1935 Page: 1 of 8
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The Hutchinson County Herald
We Get Results!
Official Newspaper Of Hutchinson County
VOL. 8—NO. 128
BORGER C. OF C.
BORGER- STINNETT, TEXAS, FRIDAY, JUNE 21, 1935
68 NEW MEMBER-.!
ROADS OVER COUNTY
With 08 new members gained
mid h total of $300 monthly pledg-
ed to the support of the Borger
Senior Chamber of Commerce, the
membership drive Is already suc-
cessful and the new program of
activities planned Is assured, ac-
cording to reports made by W. B.
Reynolds, chairman of Hie mem-
bership drive, at the luncheon
held Thursday at the Whitley dln-
■ Jlis room.
Mrs. Doniza Hart
Leave? Herald Post
The Herald regrets to announce
the resignation of Mrs. Doniza
Hart of Stinnett, who has been a
member of the staff fcr six years
During her period of service
Mrs. Hart has worked under five
editors, and at one time she her-
self edited the Herald. She has
served faithfully as reporter of
Stinnett and 84th district court
news, and the Herald regrets los-
ing her services.
Mrs, Hart resigned Thursday,
stating that her ill health and
need of rest made if necessary for
her to give up her work.
Of School Head
Reynolds reported a OS percent
record for all business houses so-
licited. Only $50 per
additional funds will
As B. ('. Shulkey leaves Borger
to become assistant superintend-
ent of Port Worth schools, many
month in [expressions of appreciation for his
be required jwork in the community during the
to meet the quota of $350 to sup-j three years he has served as sup-
port the new budget, the chairman erintendent here have come to the
reported. Herald's attenton. Below are quot-
ed some of the comments by lo-
The consensus or opinion among taI cftj7.ena am| civic leaders:
Chamber of Commerce members j
was that the quota wr.uld be reach- j "His work was outstanding
ed easily since a number of mer- 0lII. school on its feet."—
chants have not yet been contact-,,, ,, VValker, president of
ef'- school board and Rotarian.
All chairmen of drive commit-j
tees reported new members se-i
i i red and advance dues of Julyi®,lf'
already paid. Men reporting were
I'. E. Schneider, Roy Broadway.
"Shulkey was not only capable
efficient, but he was a per-
fect Christian gentleman. Being
a deep student of human nature.
Joe Chitwood, Vic Shawgo, J. A.I1"' was sympathetic and kind-
Robinson. Elmer Price. B. It. An- alwa-vs ready to lend words of en-
dcrson and Sol Morgenstern. |couragement.
Urge Trade Trip lre-v- Pastor
Monte Wolford. president of tile
Junior Chamber of Commerce,
outlined plans for the Fourth of
July celebration and extended a
special invitation to the group to
attend. Wolford asked the sup-
port of the Senior Chamber of |
commerce is sponsoring a booster |
drive to Perryton, Spearman and
other towns north, to begin at 8
jj'cloek Friday m< ruing, June 28.
gin behalf of the organization. .
ol Morgenstern, president, pledg-j
" ed support to the celebration and
promised to back the proposed
Mt rgenstern u'do announced
that a chicken barbecue to which
all civic clubs would be invited
would be held in the near future.
When asked what improvement
was most needed in the commun-
ity. members unanimously agreed
that a road to Sanford was most
im porta nt.
George Finger, chairman of the
roads committee, reported that
ai ccessful work had been accom-
plished toward the proposed San-
ford road. G. P. Cain, head of the
Texas Relief commission for Hut-
chinson county, reported that
plans for a road thru the Huber
plant to Antelope creek crossing1
on the Sanford road were in the
Austin office for approval.
Cain stated that when bonds
were voted for Highway 117 north
i.f Borger, an amount of $85,000
remained unused. An attempt is
being made thru the Chamber of
Commerce to transfer these bonds
for t.he construction of new lateral
highways in the county. Commit-
tee members are to consult wit
county commissi! tiers in the near
Mln discussing the proposed road i
Ironi Pampa to Borger, Dr. L. M. |
Draper stated that the road would
increase business here by drawing
trade from Skellytown.
Morgenstern urged immediate
activity regarding the Borger-San-
ford road for fear that the Aniar-
illo Chamber of Commerce plan a
road to the carbon plants at San-
Mrs. Julia Godby Riley, only
woman member of the Chamber
of Commerce, stated that she was
happy to be a member of the
group "When someone shows me
a bettei town to live in than Bor-
ger. I'll move there," she declared.
Forty people attended the
luncheon. Morgenstern welcomed
the group as the largest ever at-
tending a Chamber of Commerce
"His work was indeed satisfac-
tory, and his friendly spirit was
a help to all with whom lie came
iu contact." — Robert Llndsey,
"Shulkey's work was 100 per
cent. Our school is in better shape
than ever before, both financially
and otherwise."—Joe Chitwood,
one of the beard members.
"We regret to lose this man.
He was a faithful church member
and one who could always be de-
pended upon." Rev. J. B. Mo-
Reynolds, pastor of the Methodist
FOR NEW DUTIES
"Only g' od could lie
him. We have suffered
loss in his going awav.
Fit rr, mem her of school
The Junior Chamber of Com-
merce has losl one of its best
friends. There was never a better
man than Bruce Shulkey. His
place will be hard to fill."
Monte Wolford, president of the
Junior Chamber of Commerce.
"Mr. Shulkey was helpful to his
terest in us.
B. C. Shulkey, who has served
as superintendent of Borger
schools for the past three years,
left Wednesday morning for Fort
Worth where he will take up his
new duties as assistant superin-
tendent of Fort Wprth schools
Shulkey will be in charge of the
35 elementary schools in which
22,000 students are enrolled. He
will direct the work of the 550
elementary teachers. The entire
school system at Fort Worth has a
faculty of 1.000 teachers and a
t<;ta 1 of 36,000 scholastics.
The Fort Worth schools have
taken the educational lead in Tex-
as and in the South, Supt. Shul-
key believes. A four million dol-
lar building program is now un-
derway. The schools are also lead-
ing in tlie curriculum revision
program, and the other schools are
watching. Dr. H. B. Brunei- of
Columbia University, under whom
Shulkey has studied, and J. C.
Parker, are supervising curricu-
lum work at Fort Worth.
Supt. W. M. Green is very pro-
gressive in his ideas and the en-
tire school board and other mem-
bers of the administration are very
fine people, Shulkey stated. "Al-
though I have made few contacts
| in Fort Worth, I believe it will be
a high privilege to work there."
"I appreciate the courtesy ex-
tended me by the people of Bor-
ger." Shulkey said. "In spite of a
tense political situation here, I
am glad that the factions have
refrained from using the school as
a political fr.otball.
"I have enjoyed working with
the splendid group of trustees.
Their fine cooperation and the in-
terest of the public has made it
possible to build up our schocl
[system. I trust that Borger citi-
zens will continue to give the
trustees the same fine coopera-
tion in the future."
Shulkey stated that he had
had the opportunity in bo associ-
ated with W. A. Mcintosh of Am-|
jarillo. who will become superin-
tendent here, for the past five
j years. "He lias gained the confi-
I dence and respect of school peo-
j pie throughout this section," Sliul-
I key said.
"Mr. Mcintosh has done a won-
derful piece of work in Amarillo,"
Shulkey continued. "A man who
has been1 promoted from the posi-
tion of science teacher to high
Joins Herald Staff
Raymond McCann, brother of
Lloyd S. McCann, arrived in Bor-
ger Saturday to join the Hutchin-
son County Herald staff for the
summer months. .
Young McCann has spent the
past three years at the University
of Missouri at Columbia, where
he is studying civil engineering.
He plans to return in the fall to
complete his course.
He has had 10 years of print-
ing experience at the Aurora
Daily Advertiser in Aurora, Mo.
He is tile son of Mr. and Mrs.
Mason McCann of Aurora.
To Be Published
PUBLLflhfcD CVMftY fWfllY
On Musical Comedy
Sponsored By Y.P.O.
High School Earns
Rehearsals for "On the Bor- number eomp
der cf Mexico," a colorful nuisi-\ Theme
cal comedy to be presented by lo
sed by Walker.
The feature of
cal talent on Friday, June 28, at Spanish number by
the show is a
six girls, wear-
Sample ballots instructing citi-
zens how to vote at the special
election to be held here July 11
will lie published in the Hutchin-
son County Herald in the June
Measures of vital Importance
to the city will he voted upon at
the special election, city officials
have pointed out.
Voters will voice their opinions
on :tn amendment creating a Mu-
nicipal Utility Board and the pro-
posal to repeal Section 121 of the
city charter which created a Board
of City Development.
For civic progress, it is essen-|
tial that both the amendment and |
repeal pass popular vote, officials!
the high school auditorium for the
benefit of the Young People's Or-
ganization are well underway, and
the program promises to be one
of the most entertaining given
Fifty local people have been
given parts in the cast. Leading
roles are taken by Jlminie Ward,
who plays the part of a young
dude rancher, and Mrs. Wayne
O'Keefe, an actress disguising her-
self as a middle-aged ranch host-
Supporting the leads are: Mrs.
|Waldo Beckley, wealthy widow
who is a guest at the dude ranch;
Joe Dene Propst, Mexican cow-
boy. who takes the singing lead,
J. R. Walker, a crook; Bill Cof-
fee, detective; Valda Cypher, a
woman thief; Fritz Strader, Jew-
ish theatrical agent.
The musical opens with a chor-
us of six girls in white sports
costlmes dancing and singing "I'm
San Antonio Bound." a parody
written by J. R. Walker on the
]song, "I'm Alabama Bound."
Following is the Shirley Temple
ing striped Mexican costumes with
big hats iind bells on their ankles.
The theme song. "On the Border
of Mexico" by Walker, is intro-
A group of 20 cowboys, most
of whom are from the Junior j
Chamber of Commerce, will sing a ,
series of range souks including j
An evening dress number will |
feature "When i Grow Too Old
"Pony Boy," the obligate played i
all the way thru the show, will be ;
used as the finale, with the en-,
tire cast participating.
Costumes for the show have I
been designed by Bill and Arvis I
Talley, Pampa artists. .Miss Dor-j
othea Martin is script writer and
show director. J. R. Walker has
composed the music.
An additional two and one-half
units ot affiliated credit lias been
grunted the Borger high school
according to Information releas-
ed by J. W. O'Banion, state high
One unit of credit has been
given in biology and one in world)
history, while one-half unit has'
been given in commercial law. J. j ..
commercial"tew sVoZa"* RODEO FEATURED
Stults teaches biology. |
On the official report. O'ltou- DANC£g WILL FEATURE
ion made the comment that the OA un. ,DC
teacher in world historv was «-HWIU *jr
overloaded j AMUSEMENT
The credits were given 011 the' —
recommendation of Bryan Diek-1 The approaching Fourth
son, state supervisor, who visited [July celebration sponsored by
the school tlfis spring.
PROGRAM FOP FOURTH
High School Gets
Junior Chamber cf Commerce
aroused interest throughout
Panhandle and in other sections
of the state, according to Monte
At least eight Jaycees from
Fort Worth and Dallas will at-
tend. Wolford said. "Several Jay-
jcees from these towns have writ-
ten me that they plan to be here
An encouraging report regard- <m Jul>' 3> ready for the sunrise
in g work done in Rore-er hitrhldance
Girls Look Forward
To Club's Activities
The girls', beli nging to the Gills'
club look forward each afternoon
to the club activities held regular-
in Borger high •
school has been received by
school authorities from Bryan
Dickson, state high school super-
visor. who inspected local schools
chorus, the "child wonder" mini- lv from
ber, with six small girls singing
jand dancing to "On the Good Ship
1 r • 1' ^ne ,lle most
W. T. Hughes Buried parts of the musical
At Bovina Thursday girl chorua n,ade up
p. m. to 5 p. m at the
(in cow girl costumes
| six-shooters. This is
'number, featuring "I
Remains of W. T. Hughes, one
of the first settlers at Stinnett,
were taken to Bovina. in Palmer
county for burial Thursday. Death
occurred Tuesday at a hospital in
The retired farmer, who was
about 65 years of age. had been
taken to Amarillo tq undergo an
operation on his neck Saturday.
He had suffered many weeks from
a growth on his neck. However,
he had been confined
but a short time and
during his last days.
Hughes had spent most < f his
life in Texas and Oklahoma. He Application for a federal grant
was a former peace officer at thelor loan of $10,000 for the con-
county seat, where he was A mem- ■ struction of an activity field for
ber of the .Masonic lodge, and an physical education at Borger high
official member of the Methodist I school is being drawn up by lo-
new Weatherly school gymnasi m.
The first swimming period was
j held Wednesday morning Miss
fascinating |Dorothea Martin directed the lie-
is the cowfgjnners, while Harry Ragland, life
of six girls guard, taught diving to a group of
and carving j 12 advanced swimmers,
a liigh-kick j Miss Mary McNeill, who is now
Want to Be (assisting Mrs. H. S. Willis with
to his bed
took a personal 'n~ j.scliool principal and then to super-
He was never too
busy or too important to talk tojSf.h0ol system for 22
intendent, and who has served oir
l. _ 1 1 f . . o n z...
us or to write a letter of recom-
mendation."— Woodrow Bennett
of the Class of 1935.
"I have enjoyed working with
years is un-
Mr. Shulkey these three years.'
J. F. Kiekbusch, school tax 1
lector and former trustee.
doubtedly well qualified.
"Mr. Mcintosh knows conditions
in this section, and will make
Borger a splendid superintendent,
it trust that the trustees and ptib-
jlio will accord him the same fine
cooperation thai I have enjoyed."
"Supt. Shulkey was a man
among men. His work with Bor-
ger's young people and his influ-
ence throughout the community
are of the eternal."—-Lloyd S. Mc-
Cann, city manager.
(Continued on page 3)
C. D. Works has recently mov-
ed his living quarters to Borger
from Stinnett, and is now living
at the Sinclair hotel.
Works. Amarillo attor-
in Borger on legal busi-
Oid-Time Range Life Pictured As
Guests Attend Chuck Wagon Dinner;
200 Cattle Driven Over Long Trail
(By MRS. DONIZA HART 1 1
Glimpses into life on the range
were afforded a party from Stin-
nett as they had dinner at the
chuck wagon out at the upper
drainage branch of the Palo Duro
Creek 3 miles southeast of Sun-
Mr. and Mrs. Luther T. Hunter.
Misses Helen Crepps, Ona Faye
Drivers Warned To l°wnbey i,nd Maiy warren wen-
Repair Car Lights
War will he declared Immedi-
ately on one-head light and no-
tall light drivers, W. H. Bates.
chief of police, announced
Drivers will he brought lo the
police station In flocks if they
continue to neglect attending lo
their lights, Bates declared. ,es, preserves
Ifee made up the dinner,
guests of the J. W. Morrison and
Sons' cow band which was mov-
ing 200 head of the horse-shoe
brand cattle from pasture lands
in Roberts and Hutchinson coun-
ty to a range north of Clayton,
True cowboy life was depleted
in preparing the dinner in the
Dutch ovens. Beef steak, sour
Besides the eight drivers of tli"
herd, there were two jinglers in
charge of the raniuda. Supplies
were carried through in wagons
drawn by mules.
After dinner was over, the jing-
lers rounded the horses Into im-
provised corral made of lariats.
Each cowboy then roped and sad-
dled his own steed. During a day's
drive, three shifts of horses are
used by the cowboys.
While dinner was prepared and
served, the herd of cattle grazed
I11 an open section of green weeds
church. Hughes had received the
degree of the Royal Arch Chap-
I 'er befi re coming to Hutchinson
Besides his widow he is surviv-
ed by seven children, two others
have preceded him in death. He
also leaves 25 grandchildren.
Sons are Olin Hughes of Okla-
homa City and Claude Hughes of
Bovina. Daughters are Mrs. Mollie
Walford, Oklahoma City, Mrs.
Mattie Day, Floydada; Mrs. Ona
| Peach, Clevis; Mrs. Mabel Ball,
! Stinnett; . ;id Mrs. Lucile Reid.
Besides Rev. H. B. Standlee,
j who left for Bovina to conduct
thn funeral services there at 2:30
p. m. Thursday, a group of Ma-
sons drove over to assist in the
last rites fcr the honored Hutch-
inson county citizen.
Citizens Asked To
People who owe school taxes
ire encouraged to bring their
renditions to the office of the tax
collector at the high school, .1. F.
Kiekbusch has announced.
"It will be a great help to the
office if people will bring their
enditions in as soon as possible,"
Kiekbusch stated. "We are try-
ing to get all renditions in by July
15 in preparation for the meeting
if th" equalization board early in
Ten Arrests Made
During Past Week
Ten arrests have been made in
Borger during the past week, ac-
cording to police records at the
Four persons were arrested and
fined on June l(i. One offender
paid a line of $10 for a disturb-
ance. Drunkenness e st another
man $.10. Arrested on charges of
reckless driving, the third man
was fined $2, while the other was
fined $5 for speeding.
Two men paid fines of $10 each
for fighting on June 20. On the
a Cow Girl," with words and mu- Iclub work, is teaching singing
sic by Walker. (every Wednesday afternoon.
Unusual is the Indian chorus Prizes presented Wednesday
of 18 girls. A drum is the only I went to Billie George, winner of
accompaniment as the girls dance: the "crane" contest for the Wii-
in bare feet and give war whoops, ling W< rkers' group, and to Mar-
Most difficult of all choruses is jgaret Williams, who won the same
the maid number. 'contest for the Primer group. The
The girls tap and sing "I Hate j''crane" contest consists of see-
to Empty Ash Trays," another ing how long one can stand 011
A play written by the girls
themselves will be presented Fri-
day by the Willing Workers un-
der direction of their leader. Mar-
A radio has been installed at
the Girls' club room. Other equip-
ment consists of a piano and two
School Seeks Loan
For Activity Field
I11 the old-time fashion the herd j same day a third man paid
is driven over a long trail with- fine for being drunk,
out feed for themselves or the I Two drunks were arrested
horses. j 20 and fined $5 each.
Such drives are rapidly eolng
onions, dried peach- out of the program of the present
syrup and black cof- day ranchman, and they will soon
the a historical memory.
A woman who made a bond of
$10 for vagrancy June 20 is to
be tried Friday morning.
Present plans are to locate the
field on the 48 lc ts consisting of
the west half of Block 15 and all
of Block 18 owned by the school.
H. W. Price and Joe Asbitry of
the Huber Petroleum company are
helping with the engineering prob-
lems. Walter David is taking care
of legal phases, and George Cain
is in charge of making out appli-
cation papers. Various other prom-
inent business men are also inter-
ested in securing funds for the
Nazarenes To Hold
A revival sponsored by the N.
V. P. S. Society cf the Nazarene
church will begin June 30 and
continue through July li. Rev.
Richard R. and Dorthea Sharp of
Nebraska have been secured as the
evangelists for this meeting.
"We feel very fortunate in be-
ing able to obtain these evange-
lists as the d.tte they gave us was
'heir only open date this summer,"
Rev. S. R. Brannon stated.
"A young people's cc m ention
sponsored by the Amarillo Zone
will be held at the Borger Naza-
rene church July 4-7. We are
looking forward to a great day
July 4th with an attendance of
around 50c. We are expecting
representatives from si me IS or
10 churches over the Texas Pan-
handle. Each church that comes i
will bring a good program which
they will render during the con-
"We extend you a cordial in-
vitation to attend our revival and
our convention. Watch this paper
for further announcements." the I
Available For Boys :
Activities varying from swim-
, niing to dramatics and hiking con-
tinue to occupy the several hun-
dred boys who attend the recre-
| atienal periods from 11 a in to
j 6 p. 111. at the high school gym-
nasium daily under the direction
i of J. R. Walker, supervisor of the
About 300' boys attended the
first swimming period of the sea-
son held Tuesday mi riling from
f to 10 o'clock. Jimmie Arm-
strong and the pool lifeguards as-
sisted Walker with swimming in-
structions. and the youngsters
splashed about with delight. The
boys will swim every Tuesday
morning. They must present their
club membership card to be ad-
mitted to the pool.
Winners of contests held Werl-
"Tlie physical plant of this
school and the equipment are in
good condition." Dickson noted
' in his report. "The school has all
I "fficient full-time librarian, and
excellent use is being made of the
library The fourteenth edition of
I Britanica Encyclopedia would be
ia Valuable addition. If the board
1 does not feel able to supply this,
j it should bring the new l'nterna-
j t ion a I 1 Tt 2 7 edition up to date.
1 Laboratory equipment seems ade-
quate. and both laboratory and
library have an annual appropria-
"The work seems well organ-
1 ized and there is every evidence
| of efficient administrative set-up.
"The course of study, while
[ample in the traditional subjects
j <>f tin 'ttrri' tilv. lacks some of
the vocational subjects. These
subjects are being introduced
gradually at this time.
"Teachers are unusually well
' qualified for their respective po-
sitions and the conditions under
which they are teaching are ap-
| patently favorable Sonie" over-
1 loading is in evidence. This
. should be corrected.
1 "While the work being done is
j of standard quality in sa far as
[content is concerned there skeins
,10 be some laxity in the cone -
1 tion of errors in English by tea-
| chers of other subjects This is
J no doubt due to the fact that
these teachers have too many pap-
ers 10 grade. The exhibits in shop
• work and mechanical drawing
| should be sent to Austin to be
raded. These departments are
well equipped, efficiently organ-
zed and have many evidences of
the excellent '1
done. Credit sht
longer being ot
cordial recepti ■:
wishes to ex-
for the very
corded him by
tlkev and his
A general I10
j "shining up of
and ward sell 01
I been planned fi
! months, under
j Cravens McLaus
j R. F. C labor
I two days each w
both high school
il buildings lias
>r the summer
the direction of
will be available
eek to repair the
afternoon were Jack
Daniel Priest and John
of 50 cent-, each will be
the winners of the con-
make in1 del houses and
|bird houses. Presentation will In
An award of $4 will be given
away 011 "Prize Day" this week
The boys are looking forward
ito Saturday, June 29. when an
louling has heen planned The bovs
will 1111 g;, in at II a m
bringing their lunches.
Young Demos Invited
To Ouanah Banquet
buildings and work the grounds.
All the buildings will he cal-
clmined inside. Desks will be
varnished and floors refinishecn
Additional shelves and periodi-
cal racks are being constructed
for the library.
The small building used as a
band room will be moved and a
20-foot extension built !o connect
il to the frame shop building.
The brick and tile building re-
cently purchased for an auditor-
ium and gymnasium for Weath-
erly school will be overhauled.
All school grounds will also be
worked during the summer
Borgans Urged To
Persons who drive cars within
the city limits .ire warned to avoid
the dangerous practice of passing
>ther cars at intersections Allen
O'Brien, traffic officer, said to-
Many accidents occur daily
throughout the 1'nited States by
crashes at intersections, the offi-
\ wire Inviting the cits manag-
|er and members of the Hutchinson |
j County Young Deiuccrai ; to attend I
ja banquet Tuesday at Quanah
I honoring "Red" Christie, secre-
tary of the Texas Young Demo-
crats. who h:is been elected to a
national office of the group, was
received by Lloyd S McCann
Min d a\
The invitation came from Jack 1
Brazil, president of the Quanah
group. ' |
J. T H
\ 1111 e
Wood and he
al Wei's the
ind took their
back to his home,
who had been vis-
iitives in Mineral
rs. C G. Fortne:
on. Colo., were
and Mrs. K,
Marriage licenses were issued
at R. C. Brown's office 111 Stin-
nett recently to O. A. Carfcwrlght
and Jewell Shipman and to Wil-
liam B. Kellev and 7.ella Riley.
of arrangements for the celebra-
tion Othei chairmen anni unced
by Wolford arc A M Mlnton, ro-
deo: Les Adaii baseball; J R-
Walker hands Al Tarver. w^'er
carnival Ray Lawson, count, lair
games: C \V. Bvrns. parade; H'll
Coffee, decorations: Cliff Maddox
Lionel Childress and Mrs W. A.
Wilhiink." publicity; and O S
Wilford has written Victor
Bouldin, state vice president., at
Mineral Wells, inviting him to
speak at the civic clubs luncheon
at 1 1 o'clock on the morning of
the Fourth. "Bouldin is a young
fellow and a wonderful speaker."
A Jaycee representative from
Corpus Christi has also been invit-
ed to speak at the luncheon.
The Pampa Junior Chamber of
Commerce is expected to attend
the celebration 100 percent. A
special invitation to attend was
extended last Tuesday when Wol-
ford and A. M. Minton visited
the Pampa club. Wolford addres-
sed the members, urging them to
Wat er Sport I*Ianne<l
The water carnival at S:3o a.m.
promises to be an entertaining
spectacle. Harry Ragland. 1 i fe-
te ' aid at the municipal swimming
pool, will free himself after be-
ing locked in a mail bag with a
heavy weight attached and thrown
in the swimming pool. Ragland
will also tie himself In a straight
jacket with weight attached.
Med b** thrown In the pool
Arrangements are also under-
wa'• 10 hold a tri-clty swimming
meet, with Pampa. Amarillo and
Exciting old-time c only fair
games played in the down-town
business section will entertain
the crowds at 10 o'clock. Ray Law-
son. chairman, has arranged for
such old time favorites as the fat
men's race, hoop-ri lling contests,
egg-carrying contests, greased pig
contests, three-legged races, etc.
"A parade that is different" will
begin at 32:30, following the
civic clubs luncheon. Civic clubs,
churches, charity organizations,
Hoi and Girl Scout troops, all
will lie represented. Two local
bands and six out-of-town bands
will take part. One hundred and
fifty cowboys and cowgirls wiil
Baseball fans are looking for-
ward t the clash between Huber
and Phillips "66" at the Alamo
Stadium at 1 o'clock. These two
popular local teams have tangled
twice this season, with Huber
downing Phillips both times. An
exciting game is anticipated July
At 3 o'clock iu the aftern1 on
two and one-half hours of real
old western rodeo will begin. The
Jaycees have spent nearly S500
for the "wildest and meanes*"
stock that could be obtained. Wcl-
ford slated. Cowboys from
Angelo. Abilene. Guymon, Da
hart, Amarillo. and many other
places over the country will be
A Borger business
contest with cowboys
expected 10 furnish a
of amusement. Prize:
aw ai ded.
From 6 o'clock to 6:30 in the
evening, a mass hand concert
with six out-of-town and two lo-
cal bands taking part. Two hun-
dred 01 more musical instruments
are expected to make up this mass
band. The concert will be held up
Finals In rodeo contests wll be
held at the night rodeo perform-
ance beginning at the Alamo sta-
dium at S: Real riding, bull-
dogging and roping will be fea-
tured. A special event will show a
cowgirl bulldogging a steer from
Fireworks will be
10:30 p. in
Two dances 1 tie at the Moo*-*
halt and one at the Legion, will
climax the 24 hours of entertain-
ment arranged bv the Jaycees.
Monte Wolford. Jai k Cabbelt
and George Self make up a steer-
jlng committee with general charge
man s rop-
1 will be
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McCann, Lloyd S. The Hutchinson County Herald (Stinnett, Tex.), Vol. 8, No. 28, Ed. 1 Friday, June 21, 1935, newspaper, June 21, 1935; Stinnett, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth252358/m1/1/: accessed November 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hutchinson County Library, Borger Branch.