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Published Saturday, January 11, 2020

15 Years Ago

January 14, 2005

  • Wild Horse Roundup- Curtis Schrimp: The picture of the old movie theater in the Hugo paper brought back memories. When I was in the C.C.C. in 1935, I went to quite a few shows there.

25 Years Ago

January 13, 1995

  • About Town- Ida Lessenden: Isn't the new postage stamp a headache? But with the little $.03 stamp, you get to have pretty birds on them to add to your left over $.29 stamps.
  • Nursing Home News- Nellie Nickert: The Auxiliary ladies pinned name tags, corsages and boutonnieres on each resident before serving dinner of steak beef and shrimp.

40 Years Ago

January 11, 1980

  • Eads has been selected as the site for this year's area "Little Britches Rodeo."
  • As the result of a desire many to have a reunion or "get-together" of the Haswell school, it has been decided to attempt a gathering this coming summer.

50 Years Ago

January 7, 1970

  • Brandon: The hopes and dreams of the Brandon folks of attaining a oil well in town were shattered when L & F Drilling Company of Lamar hit a duster and moved their equipment to another location. may earn an affiliate commission if you purchase products or services through links in an article. Prices, when displayed, are accurate at the time of publication but may change over time. Commissions do not influence editorial independence.

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