The Archer County News (Archer City, Tex.), Vol. 33, No. 2, Ed. 1 Thursday, January 9, 1947 Page: 4 of 6
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THE ARCHER COUNTY NEWS
THURSDAY, JANUARY 194T
L. B. Baker’s
Panhandle Service Station
Panhandle Gas and Oils
: - : WE FIX FLATS : - :
II. S. Royal Tires
THE ARCHER COUNTY NEWS
Chas. Martin. Publisher
Entered »s second-class matter Octo-
1 ber 11, 1945, at the post office at
Archer City, Texas, under the Act
of March 3, 1879.
Archer and adjoining cqpntiea $2.00
year; elsewhere $2.50 year.
Any reflection on the character of
any person will gladly be corrected
if called to the attention of the
Advertising rates made known upon
Petit & Pitts
24 HOUR SERVICE
In the Shop or in the Field
ALL KINDS FARM AND OIL FIELD EQUIPMENT
Buddy Robinson, son of Mr. and
Mrs. Dave Robinson, of Houston, re-
cently joined the Coast Guards and i?
now stationed at Port Aransas, Texas,
according to a letter received yester-
day by the John Robinsons. Buddy is
well-known in this city where he was
reared. The family moved to Houston
only a few years ago.
Mrs. Pat Wilmut was hostess to
the Fire Ladies' Auxiliary at the
home of Mrs. Perry Young Monday
evening. During the business session
new officers were chosen, headed by
Mrs. John Robinson as president,
Mrs. Chester Crowley, vice-president;
Mrs. Perry Young, secretary; Mr*
C C. Conner, parliamentarian, and
Mrs. Harry Hannah, historian.
Joe Rayburn, of the Black Flat
community, was a county seat visitor
Tuesday p. m.
J. D. PITTS
Dr. A. S. Fonville
1515 NINTH STREET
WICHITA FALLS, TEXAS
FRIDAY and SATURDAY Specials on
IIIAIIO Yellow Spanish
No. 432 Sunki't
MILK............................2 for 25c
POST TOASTIES........pkg. 11c
No. 2 1-2 Sacramento Dietitic
No. 2 1-2 Russell’s
PEACHES, in syrup............ 25c
BABY FOODS............3 cans 19c
APPLE CIDER................qt. 23c
GINGER ALE.............2 for 25c
3 Pkgs. to Box
BEST PIE FILLING..............19c
ORANGES JSZu^L- 5c
TOMATO SOUP........3 cans 25c
No. 2 Adam’s
ORANGE JUICE........2 cans 25c
LADY FAIR FLOUR............79c
LADY FAIR FLOUR........$1.75
No. 2 Hawkeye Cream Style
WHITE CORN ....................16c
C. H. Parker Pood Store ho. 9
Five of the most significant landings
in the Pacific . . . Guadalcanal, Ta-
rawa, Saipan, Tinian and Okinawa
. . . from the Second Marine Division’s
history in World
One regiment of
the Second landed in
the initial assault on
aa/|H Guadalcanal. Anoth-
ments in December
Baf and a third unit p_ar-
WmmM ticipated in the final
Withdrawn to a rear base, the Divi-
sion was refitted under the command
of Major General Julian C. Smith, be-
fore sailing for the Gilbert Islands ...
That bloody action, where Marines
stormed ashore against withering fire
is now epic. In one space of 20 yards,
120 Marines fell. But their comrades
moved on, took the objective annihilat-
ing more than 4,000 of the best troops
of Japan. For this outstanding per-
2ND MARINE DIVISION
formance the Second Division was
awarded a unit citation.
With Major General Thomas E.
Watson in command, on June 14, 1944,
the Second Division landed on Saipan
beaches, with the Fourth Marine Divi-
sion on its right flank. After bitter
fighting, the Second captured the
heights overlooking Saipan’s capital,
On August 1, 1944, Major General
LeRoy P. Hunt, succeeded Genera!
Watson in command. Elements of the
Division under Col. Clarence R. Wal-
lace, feinted a landing otf the coast of
Okinawa for two days before the main
Marine and Army forces drove ashore
unopposed on April 1,1945. This care-
fully planned demonstration was par-
tially responsible for the bloodless
seizure of the beachhead.
The same combat team later on was
sent to take the tiny islands of Iheya
and Aguni, off Okinawa, without oppo-
sition. On June 18, 1946, the Second
Division’s 8th regiment joined the
First and Sixth Marine Divisions in
the final mop-up.
A baby girl *m born Tuesday
night to Mr. and Mrs. Herm an Lewi*
in a Wichita Falls hospital. Mother
and babe are reported doing splendid-
Slick Tatum. Megargel, was a coun-
ty seat business attender Monday.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles C. Hooper,
of 'Wichita Falls, visited Tuesday with
their respective kinfolk hi this city.
MOTHER DIRECTS OLIVIA
FOR ONE SCENE IN FILM
DEEDS FILED FOR RECORD
Mother directed daughter a'. Para-
Mrs. Lillian Fontaine, mother jf
Olivia DeHavilland and Joan Fon-
taine, was visiting “Livvy" on the
set of the studio’s comedy romance,
"The Well Groomed Bride.” when.s'ne
wo* called for a scene with Sonny !
was called for a scene with Sonny
After a brief rehearsal, director
Sidney Lanfield suddenly turned to
the mother and said: “Please. Mrs.
Fontaine, won’t you take over?”
Surprised and pleased. Mrs. Fon-
taine sat in the director’s high chair
and supervised Olivia and Sonny in
the scene on the upper deck of a San
Academy Award winner Ray Mil-
lar.d co-star* with Miss DeHavilland
and Tufts in his riotious comedy to
play Wednesday and Thursday at the
Findley Wilson left, baggage and
working tools, Tuesday morning, head-
ed for Burbank, Calif., where he has
a 4-year seniority rating as an em-
ployee of Lockheed Aircraft Corpora-
tion. He is to report February 24th
to Lockheed with which plant hs
worked four years before he was
inducted in the Army in July. 1945.
He spent 23 months of the 4 years
as government worker for the com-
pany in the ETO.
Mr and Mrs. Clarence Hannah and
infant son, Clarence. Jr., moved to
Electra Monday where he is employed
as a welder for a construction firm.
Mrs. J. H. Turbeville to Fred H.
Boyd, S 85 feet of Lots 11, 12 and
13. and all of lot 14, Block 143. Ar-
cher City. .
R. T. Isbell to Nan Emma Parish,
Lot 1. Block 54, Archer City.
• • Oil and Gas Leases
Roy J. Graham, et al, to W. B.
FOR SALE—one 27 ft. Hobbs trail-
er, heavy duty axle, 9.00x20 tires,
complete with vacuum brakes and i
42-in. grain side boards. Good as new.
Bargain. Ross Davis, Box 133, Archer
Joe’s Modern Trailer Camp. Space
by day, week or month. 601 South
Oak Street, telephone 185, Archer
-o - —
Edd Russell, jeweler. Expert watch
repairing. Guaranteed. One block N.
Bob Dunn Laundry, 507 Clinton St.
FOR RENT—Conveniently located
bedrooms. Telephone 238W. 47-tfc.
FOR SALE—2-room modern house.
See Bob Jaques at Archer lee & Ser-
vice St*, or telephone 188. 51-4te
FOR SALE—good he*vy
L. Zotz, Windthorst.
FOR SALE—808-acre farm, on
highway between Archer City and
Windthorst. gee Jacob Scheffe. Wind-
FOR SALE—two 4-room
See E. R. Prideaux.
FOR RENT—3-room apartment and
a -garage apartment Joe's Trailer
Camp, 601 South Oak, phone 185.
FOR SALE—modern Butane equip
ped 1946 Masterboilt house trailer.
Good condition. W. W. Roderick, E.
Main Street, phone 128R. 2-tfc.
FOR SALE—Montola battery radio.
Mrs. Buss Lewis, phone 47. 2-2U
WANTED—ironing in my home 417
W. Elm. Mrs. Harry Sheets. 2-4tp
LOST—two wolf hounds, one speck-
led with tan cars lost south of Archer
City, collar bore name Roy Souther,
Wichita Falls,. One west of ton.
white with black spotted gip, black
ears. F. M. Cross on collar. Notify F.
M. Crosa, Archer City. 2-4tp
FOR SALE—1940 Chevrolet cettle
track, (trailer gnd permit 5-room
house on two large lota, located on
highway. S blocks from court noose.
Call 68. T. H. Wingo. Jr., or see Mrs.
Wingo at City Cafe between 8:00
o’clock a. m and 4:00 o’clock p. m.
Hamilton, 187.8 acres cf F. Giben-
rath Survey, Abstract 136.
Mrs. J. H. Turbeville to L. T. Burns,
E 1-3 of N 1-2 of G. Clinton Frarley
Survey. Pat 432. Abstract 129.
Mrs. J. H. Turbeville to L. T. Burns.
E 1-2 of N 2-3 of N 1-2 of G. Clinton
Frarley Survey. Pat. 432. Abstract
Mrs J. H. Turbeville to L. T. Burns,
E 1-2 of W 2-3 of S 1-2 of G. Clintor.
Frarley Survey, Pat. 432, Abstract
Mrs. J. H. Turbeville to L. T. Bums,
242 acres out of G. Clinton Frarley
Survey. Pat. 432. Abstract 129.
Carter McGregor. Independent Extr.
to Cities Service Oil Co.. E 1-2 of SE
1-4 of Section 6, H. & T. C. R.R.
Survey, Block 1, Abstract 216.
Carter McGregor, Independent Extr
to Cities Service Oil Co., E 1-2 of
NE 1-4 and E 1-2 of W 1 2 of NE
1-4 of Section 5, H. & T. C. R.R. Co.
Survey, Block 1. Abstract 216.
Mrs. J. H. Turbeville, et al, to L. T.
Bums, 170 acres out cf G. Clinton
Frarley Survev 31, Abstract 129.
Harold K. Dycus. et uX. to W. R
Hamilton, all of Block 141, Jno. W.
Harold K. Dycus, et ux, to W B
Hamilton, (1) W 135 acres cf Block
145, Jno. W. Harris Subdivision and
(2) 33.97 acres out of Jose Ostane
Survev. Abstract 333.
D. S. Dudley, et ux. to R. Gen
shorek First Tract: N 345 acres of
H & T. C. R.R. Co. Survey 3, Bloc!;
3,’ Abstract 229; Second Tract: 160
acres being all of SW 1-4 of H. &. T.
C. R.R. Co Survey 3 in Block 3. Ab-
W. E. Wolf, et al. to Reinhold Gen-
sborek. all of N. H. Finch and all of
V. A. Finch Surveys containing 244
New Suits Filed
The Fidelity & Casualty Comoanv
of New York vs C. P. Pryor, Debt.
Bill Boling and Miss Gloria Vera
Kuntz, January 7.
Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Eckstine and
Wayne, Arthur and Lisa, of Black
Flat, were visitors in the home of the
lady’s parents, the John Robinaons.
on Tuesday. Mrs. Eckstine’s first ven
ture out since a recent illness. She
is getting along splendidly.
Gus Gensbork, of Mankins, was a
Tuesday morning visitor in Archer
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Generous bottle, with applicators on, 50c at
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ALL ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES
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JACK NAGLE, Service Manager
35 Years Experience
1st and 8rd Tuesdays
Luther Wakefield, W. M.
C. C. Conner, Secy
THE ARCHER HOSPITAL
Dr. Ted Alexander
SUNDAY and MONDAY
CAN TAME 'EM ALU
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FRIDAY and SATURDAY
Thu tops in Tracy
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The Archer County News (Archer City, Tex.), Vol. 33, No. 2, Ed. 1 Thursday, January 9, 1947, newspaper, January 9, 1947; Archer City, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth708967/m1/4/: accessed December 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Archer Public Library.