The Albany News (Albany, Tex.), Vol. 88, No. 42, Ed. 1 Thursday, June 8, 1972 Page: 2 of 8
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THE ALBANY NEWS
Albany, Texas, Thursday, June 8, 1972
The Albany News
JOHN H. McGAUGHEY. JAMES L. LENAMON.
Editors and Publishers
Published Every Thursday
Second Class Postage Paid
At Albany, Texas 76430
One year Moran and Albany
Addresses $3 00
One year outside Shackelford County $3.50
Foreign rate on application
Notices and classified ads, 3c per word
mfile up with outlets, to place on the ground
for campers to plug Into.
A startling request will show the renders ths
importance of camper facilities. One man,
when he was assured the facilities would be
tivailable, bought 90 Fandangle tickets.
Webb Park is going to be well inhabited dur-
ing the Fandangle.
BEFORE WE GET AWAY from the Fandangle,
let us urge eveiy one to j in ti e clean up pro-
gram under way. Albany should be spic end spin
for flip 17,(- 0 to 20,000 people who come to our big
sliow. (iia.ss and weeds should be mowed, gar-
bage piled up so the city trucks can pick it up
The city is hauling.Hash t.sis wee* ifee ot
charge, so let's see that the city tin ks have u
lot of business.
MOST OF US bri-aOied
the primaries ended S::tui
rough, and mud-s!inging
niaries, especially on the
Albt'iy turned out a v
second prinncy Saturday
voted like the rest of Te
Sanders, Briscoe, Hobby
was the year when Texi
to re-elect state officials
a sij»li of r.'licf when
•day. T ey were fong.
first and second pri-
ery good vote for a
And Albany people
•xas. They were for
i»nd Calvert. 'Ibis
voters didn't want
. . and they didn't.
• JUST • (
| BETWEEN FRIENDS (
ffcw.cs. ^3?> <Ft
ALBANY'S BIG SI'MMEB SHOW, Jhe Foil
Griffin Fandangle, opens,i> week from tonight.
Through the years most of the people in the
show have always feared the cast wrill'd not
l»e ready by opening night—but they always
ere. It always scents miraculous the way the
••how comes to perfection almo t over night.
You can bet the 1972 show is going to be ready
next Thursday night
A lot of work is b lrtg done on tile )-hi;w. Not
the least is the work being done getting the;
big four-page programs ready . . and all the
cost in the right places. .Mrs. (hlick Jacob<
has worked up the copy for the "nrvvs" sec-
tions while the various direcUirs are copiplci-
ing the cast in all parts of the big outdoor
FANDANGLE STREET DEC RATIONS went i p
during the weekend, and now merchants arc plan
ning window decorations, with the help of the AI
bany Garden Club Thesewindows, with the an
tiques, old pictures, .etc., are a very interesting
part of the Fandangle,
Tile big Fandangle .sign, that is '.'borrowed"-from
Fort '.Worth .each summer, is m place on the court
THERE'S SOMETHING.NEW this year of-
fered to Fandangle visitors from afar. The
City of Albany and the ('hiunber of Commerce
have made plans to accommodate campers at
Webb Park, and it is iiniler»lood that a large
number of inquiries hnve been made about
camper facilities, such as sewer anil elec-
tric outlets. E. L. Edgar, mrmager of West
Texas Utilities and president of the C. of ('■>
baa arranged to get an electric cable, already
WITH JUNE comes harvest time in Shackelford
County, anil despite the. long winter and spring
drouth, the county is making quite a bit of wheat.
A lpt of row crops are looking fine, and maybe
this country will have a feed crop by fall.
We have had more than seven inches of rain this
year, most of it falling the past two months, We
are several inches below average rainfall for the
first week in June.
litis area usually receives big rains .in early
June witness "the June 10 flood in 1041 Last year
as much as II inches of rain was reported in one
spot during a big storm the first week in June
sot EM won MS after being nearly killed out
by the Mission ScrcwWorm EradiciYJoti pro-
grams Severn! years ago, are staging a come-
back, with I;5«3 screwworm cases being "con-
firmed in on> week, ending May 27. Each
week more cases are reported.
Slu i 'kelford County had its first screwworm
case confirmed last week, and the area (Daw-
son-Conway Itancli), has probably already
received Sterile flies. \
The r.vichers in Texas now know how to
control these cosily pests, and they will soon
have the present epidemic under control.
It's a (iooil World
"If is, after all,., a good world. II is you, and I
and others like us, who get out of tui.e willi the
harmonics of life. We turn deaf ears lo the kindly
filings our neighbors would tell us, because we are
piqued over a fancied "wrong. We close our eyes
•and lament.the darkness of the world. We < lo e
onr fists and shake them, daring others to lest our
strength We place a premium on physical prow-
ess and mortal combat, and a wreath of glory on
tli(> Victor. And we forget a neighbor who, in the
quietness of his mental, laboratory, gives his life
to develop a solace to mankind. Whatever wrong
there is in the world is man made, and until man
learns Hie simple rule of thoughlfulness the un-
derstanding of tiie other's viewpoint—lie must suf-
fer the consequences of a disappointed life."
—Charles B Macgrath.
IjONE star gas company
proposes to sell by Special War-
ranty Deed, for cash 1.33 acres
of land out of Quarter Section
No, 57, University I^and-Survey,
Shackelford County, Texas to-
gether with a two bedroom frame
dwelling known as Company
Cottage No. 207 located at Mo-
Submit written bids to Ix>ne
Star Gas Company, 301 S. Hoi-
wood Street, Dallas, Texas 75201,
Attention: Henry E. Bell, Proj
ect Coordinator, Building Man-
Bids must be received not lat-
er than 5 00 p m June 31, 1072,
to be considered
The successful bidder shall lie
notified and further furnished
with a Special Warranty Deed
as .above provided, u|H>n approv-
al by Company authority. Lone
Star Gas Company reserves
the right. to refuse any
anil all bids. All mineral rights,
if any, will be reserved by Com-
pany, and 50' wide pipeline ease-
ment will be retained. 43c
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
BY THE TAX BOARD OF
EQUALIZATION OF THE
WEST CENTRAL TEXAS MU-
NICIPAL WATER DISTRICT
Pursuant lo Article 2«c, Re-
vised Civil Statutes of Texas,
notice is hereby given that the
Tax Board of Equalization
the West Central Texas
pal Water District will noio a
public hearing for the purpose of
Vacation Banking Services
THAT V00 Will FIND 0SEF0L
The First National Bank of Albany
Phone 762-2221 or 762-2222
FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION
"Banking Since 1888"
4-H'ers in Bread Program
Doing What Comes NaturalSy
000 tiny muskellunge have been
delivered to Texas as part of an
exchange with the Wisconfin Ds-
partment of Natural Resources,
according to Ted Lowman of thj
Texas Parks and Wildlife De-
The Wisconsin agency receiv-
ed 16,000 to 18,000 hybrid sunfish
in exchange for the muskies.
The one-inch muski s are be-
ing held at four state fish hatch-
eries: Lewisville, San Angelo,
San Marcos and Jasper.
Biologis's emphasized that the
trade is one of convenience to
both agencies. If,either the mus-
kies or the sunfish do prosper in
transplantation, Lowman pointed
out, it will be a fishing bonus at
no additional expense to the
state's fpheries program. Low-
man noted that there is no his-
tory of • u:ce :s ul mu kellen ;e ii-
troductior; in Texas, but that the-
specips does s'and a chance of
SPECIAL - Witli the cur-
rent food scene filled with
words like "organic" and
"macrobiotics," young peo-
ple are experimenting more
and more with the old-
fashioned art of bread baking.
' "Bread making is a part of
the 'return to the natural*
movement," says Miss J ois
Howard, National 4-II Service
Committee home economist.
"And everybody appreciates
the tantalizing aroma of
freshly baked bread."
There are over 650,000
young people learning lo per-
fect the techniques of baking
through enrollment in the
4-11 bread program supervised
by the Cooperative Extension
Sponsored nationally 1>j
Standard Brands Incorpor-
ated, boys and girls discover
the importance of bread in
llieir diet every day and have
the fun of preparing tempt-
ing, nutritional yeast breads
for their family and friends.
Besides the pleasure ol eat-
ing the results of their efforts,
the 4-II membersmaj'receive
other benefits as well. Stan-
dard Brands' sponsorship in-
cludes Incentives and recogni-
tion culminating in educa-
tional scholai ships of $700
each for six nationid winners
in the bread program.
State winners receive an
all-expense trip to die 51st
National 4-H Congress in Chi-
cago, Nov. 26-30. And up to
four medals of honor are ol-
fered in each
One of ilie I'm national
winners was Bill Kuntz, 17,
of Indianapolis. The only boy
among the scholarship win-
ners, Kuntz has produced
scores of Santa Claus cakes,
gingerbread houses and a doz-
en different kinds of yeast
breads from raisin and rye to
sweet rolls and stollen during
his eight years in the project.
The y oung baker has a collec-
tion of more than <>0 cook-
books, including one Which
carries one of his own recipes.
Another of last year's na-
tional winners was Deboralt
Ann Super, 1K, of We^I-
ininstcr, Md. Excelling in bak-
ing almost all varieties of
yeast breads, Miss Soper be-
gan her own counlywide
bread workshop for nine lo
12 year olds. She tried to
limit Hie workshop,to eight,,
youngsters but was forced,
because of its popularity, to
double the enrollment.
lor local information con-
cerning Hie 4-11 bread pro-
giant, contact the county ex-
equalizing properties within the
city of Albany on June 211, 1072,
from B a. in. to 12 noon in City
Hall, Albany; Texas, located at
224 South Main Street. All per'-
Hons owing proper.y, real or
personal, within the corporate
limits of the eily of Albany, hav-
ing business before said Hoard
of Equalization shall appear be-
fore said board on the above
stated date and time for said
Tax Assessor-Collector, West
Central. Texas Municipal Water
Thomas Jefferson, Patrick
Henry and George Washington
were known as "the pen, the
tongue and the sword of Iho
Cases m State
MISSION.-- A record-breaking
1,668 screw worm cases were
confirmed in Texas for the week
ending May 27. This compares
to 7W) peases the previous week
and 600 two weeks earlier.
According to officials of the
Mission Screwworm Eradicate n
Program, the outbreak spread to
Hi new counties the lost week in
Dr. M. E (Cotton) Meadows,
Jr., eradication program direc-
tor, said Arizona also recorded
nine new cases, pushing thej tally
for the week to 1,674 cases In tile
United States Large numbers of
new cases also were reported in
many portions of Mexico near
the U. S. border.
Total case count for the year
thus far is 4,447, compared lo
444 for all of last year. Texas
Ihus far bad recorded 4,3112
"All areas Where cascp are
confirmed are being treated with
sterile flies;" points out Mea
dows. This Involves "hot-spot-
ting" or dropping about 100,000
sterile flies at each location. In
addition, 1,800 files are drop
per per .square mile each week
in llie southern part of the state
that lias heavy Infestations. Cer-
tain other areas receive sterilo
fly drops at the rate of 500 to
lion per square mile each week.
When cases Ire confirmed in
scattered western and northern
counties, routine fly drops are
made along rivers and streams
in addition to the "hot-spotting."
Meadows urged all producers
to check the^ animals frequent-
ly, collect any worm samples
from wounds and treat the
wounds with a recommended
product. Worm samples should
be sent to the Screwworm Lab-
ortary, Box 900, Mission, Tex-
as for identification.
Be Sure — Insure
J. H. Castleberry
Circus Night for
Tuesday, June 20, has been
designated as Golden Horseshoe
Night for the West Texas Rehab-
ilitation Center at the 8:00 p. m.
performance of the 101st edition
of the Hingling Brothers'-Harnurn
& Bailey Circus.
The spectacular circus will be
appearing in Taylor County Col-
iseum in Abilene June 20-21, with
performances set for 2:30 p. m.
and II:00 p rn , each date.
The box seats ringing the col-
iseum constitute the Gold-
den HorseslHte Golder Horse-
shoe memberships are on
sale at tlie center for $25, which
provides two tickets plus special
reception accommodations to
meet the circus stars Tickets for
other members of the party may
be purchased at $5 each.
No Need '
Mom: "We're niiglily proud of
l'ally's behavior lately. She
even hel|ied to set the table."
Uidy Guest. "Oil, dear, dear,
I haven't any knife and fork!"
Mom: "Patty, why didn't you
give Mrs. Munchim a knife and
Patty: "Because I heard yOU
say she eats liko a horse."
The end of work,
or the beginning
Most people look toward
retirement as a time of relaxation
and enjoyment. And it can be
if you prepare for it. But if you
don't, it can be a time of worry
and discontentment. A time when
you can look back and think of
n million ways that you could
have saved, nut didn't.
Well, there's no better time,
to think about retirement than
now, while you're working.
One easy way to save on a
regular basis is by purchasing
1J.S. Savings Bonds through the
Payroll Savings Plan where
Now there's a bonus interest
rate on all I .S. Savings Bonds -
for K Bond1;, $\'%% when held to
maturity of 5 years, 10 months
(4% the first year). That extra
H %, payable as a bonus at
maturity, applies to all Bonds
issued since June 1, 1970... wida
a comparable improvement for
all older Bonds.
Buy U.S. Savings Bonds.
They'll help make your
retirement just what you want
it to be.
ufiul 'rtil*iii|iiin/i, Aii't «<•
tic * pruutl »»/
Take stock in America.
Now I ionds pay a bonus at maturK y.
Fast freeze the
catch in your
... then enjoy the fresh
flavor months later I
& Cook moals ahead of time
& Buy food at bargain price
Plenty of extra ice, too.
Buy now, at your
electric appliance dealer
Uw Um urafrM
wty with Famous
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