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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 7 January 1940

The Sunday Record, January 7, 1940. f- the sundry RECORD Published Every Entered at the posto under Act of Con Title of paper changed Record on Sunday, ne:la, Wood County, Texas HARDING Mineola as second-class mail matter March 3, 1879. scotts'scrap book rTjtscott; Wood County Record to The Sunday ember 26, 1939. Any erroneous reflexion bpon the character, standing or repu- tation of any person, Win, or corporation which may appear in the columns of this newspaper will be gladly corrected upon being brought tof^he attention of the publishers. 75c a year within city limits. $1 a year outside city. 25c for three months by carrier. Phone 52.. MEMBER: Texas Press Association; North and E&st Texas / Press Association. Wt TOWN As we enter a new decade of the onward march of the crusade of progress in East Texas, the time has come for a re- j dedication of our hearts and lives to citizenship and civic en- thusasm. Many local C ioned revival with the ci; Jjench.^The value of o —^— ttmit...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 7 January 1940

CHURCHES Chtttcftts Broad Street Church of Christ WILLIS G. JERNIGAN Sunday Record, January 7, 1940. P&e 1 Bible study, 10 a. m. t Sermon, 11 a. m. Lord's Supper, 11:40 a. m. Young people's class, 6:15 p. Sermon, 7:15 p. m. Ladies Bible class, Tuesday, p. m., January 2. Prayer meeting and song prac- tice Wednesday, 7:15 p. m. The- spiritual and financial Structures of the congregation are new on the most solid foun- dations in the history of the Church of Christ in Mineola. The outlook of the organiza- tion is very bright. We notice many friends visit us at all services. These visits we ap- preciate, we urge you to con- tinue to worship with us. A welcome awaits you. First Methodist Church K. R. ISBELL, Pastor '-—With the coming of the new year, let us make the Sunday school and church attendance our specialty. We are appeal- ing to all Methodists to come to Sunday school and church at least one time each Sunday. Our Sunday school at 9:45 and morning worship is at 10:45. The pas...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 7 January 1940

. $95 P2t —t- - The Sunday Record, January 7,1940. • * « * * -—^ > rr*„ ^ .for a glance at X IfflU v/lit the sporting world I 1939 Opposition . . . The cream of the crop of twelve opponents of the Region- al Champion Mlneola Yellow Jackets would, no doybt, make quite a potent football ma- chine. 4 Such a combination would have a heavy, fast charging line with good fast ends, ex- cellent tackles, good guards, and a hard hitting center. The backfleld would be made up of four triple-threaters. And all in all it would be a team capable of giving the Regional champs, or just about any other schoolboy champion, plenty of trouble in an afternoon of football. Lewis, Collins, Lee, and Hall- mark of Kilgore were all pick- ed on their class AA All-Dis- trict team. Greer of Piano was probably the best defen- sive end the Jackets faced in conference competition, and Rogers of Talco should rank on a par with Hall of Kaufman as the best tackles of Region 5. White and Hargrove get the guard post...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 14 January 1940

ft HELP —those about you in distress. Give liberally to the Mineola Com- munity Chest Tues- day. The Sunday Record DEDICATED TO THE PROGRESS OF MINEOLA AND WOOD COUNTY WEA' WEATHER TODAY: Colder today, continued cold Monday. Freezing temperatures in North- east Texas. Tenth Year—Number 40. Mineola, Wood County, Texas, Sunday, January 14, 1939. Si * * own Talk -BY SPEC TATER L.MINEOLANS who bit on the lological bargain peddled here- abouts last week by a fellow from down around New Orleans got stung! The plant, a water hyacinth which he sold for fif- teen cents a set, was supposed to produce enticing blooms in three colors. The plant, as a matter of fact, grows wild in Louisiana mairsh lands but when potted produces nothing but dead leaves. THIS IS the second winter a transient salesman has touch- ed flower-loving Mineolans on the promise that he was bring- ing tropical beauty to their homes. The best policy is to buy your plants through a creditable florist. STATE politics may get h...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 14 January 1940

The Sunday Record, January 14, 1940. i V THE SUNDAY RECORD Pltoitehe<LJft^y Sunday in Mineola, Wood County, Texas BY W. W. HARDING itared at the postoffice at Mineola as second-class mail matter under Act of Congress, March 3, 1879. Title of paper changed from Wood County Record to The Sunday Record on Sunday, November 26, 1939. your return thereon, showing how you have executed the same. Given under my hand and seal of said Court, at office in Quitman, Texas, on this 4th day of January A. D. 1940. (SEAL) A. L. CALHOUN, Clerk, District Court, Wood County, Texas. o CITATION BY PUBLICATION Any erroneous reflection upon the character, standing or repu- tation of any person, firm, or corporation which may appear in the columns of this newspaper will be gladly corrected upon being brought to the attention of the publishers. ,75c a year within city limits. $1 a year outside city. 25c for three months by carrier. Phone 52. MEMBER: Texas Press Association; North and East Texas Press Asso...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 14 January 1940

E A T U R E S Legal Notices The Sunday Record, January 44, 1940. Total Taxes $6.21 _. $6.02 .... $5.82 $4.86 __ $3.95 __ $2.41 .... $2.34 _ $2.28 $2.54 ("Continued from pa of Mineola, is Plaintiff,Ind heirs of Bob Jones and •wife Corrinne Jones both, de- ceased, and the unknown own- of the hereinafter describ- ed land, are defendants and i. The state of Texas, the Coun- r ty of Wood, and The Mineola ,s Independent School District are Inteivenor Defendants, and a brief statement of plaintiff's cause of action, being as fol- lows: Plaintiff alleges there is I owing to plaintiff by defend- ants, as taxes duly assessed and owing upon the following described land, to-wit: Being Lot No. 1 Block No. 35 of the Itv of Mineola, in Wood Coun- [ [TTexas, according to the map. the plat thereof duly of' record in Vol. 35, page 553. of the Deed Records of Wood County, Texas, for the years and amounts, as follows, to- wit: Year 1930 1931 J 932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 Additional expenses incur...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 14 January 1940

our The Sunday Record* January H 1940. SCHOOL NBW The GOLDEN RULE Erne&ttne Davis — Claudine Vandiver Ray Scoggins llorris Roberts Editor Assistant Senior Reporter Junior Reporter Sophomore Reporter _ Freshman Reporter Bonnie Mae Galusha Margaret Bass MOTTO: "Therefore, all things ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them."—Matt. 7:12. SLOGAN: Golden, the ideal rural school, where everybody is somebody. Thought for Today. Individual character is the saving , grace for any comn.un- ity, any state, and any nation. Editorial. As we begin the new year with new hopes, ambitions and aspirations, let us pause for a moment and evaluate our most fortunate position among the world empires. We have been safely guided through another year that the world has found to be one of the most eventful in igodern history. Let us review a few cf the articles found in some of our leadiug scientific journals, per- taining to the results of war in the field of psychietry. We The Seniors ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 21 January 1940

HELP yJ —those about you in distress. Give liberally to the Mineola Com- munity Chest Tues- day. The Sunday DEDICATED TO THE PROGRESS ( F MINEOLA AND WOOD COUNTY WEATHER Weather Today:'Cloudy —Steadily rising tem- peratures predicted for week- end. Tenth Year—Number 42. Mineola, Wood County, Texas, Sunday, January 21, 1940. Four Pages Today. Talk -BY SPEC TATER MINEOLA isn't so slow. Local people donated well over $300 to charity in one day this week, and move is coming. And it hasn't been so very long ago that Mineolans gave almost as freely to the Red Cross. IT MIGHT be worthy of men- tion, however, that donations from local merchants would Come still easier if a greater percentage of the people would only take the trouble to shop at home first, and help give them something to donate. SIGHTS: Homer Godwin mak- ing light of eight degree wea- ther in his shirt sleeves . . . H. Watts with an old time fav- orite of cheese and crackers . . . Otto Mullinax of Winnsboro wondering how Min...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 21 January 1940

it Page Two The Sunday Record, January 21,1 940. L E G A L S THE SUNDAY RECORD Published Every Sunday in Mineola, Wood County, Texas BY W. W. HARDING Entered at the postoffice at Mineola as second-class mail matter under Act of Congress, March 3, 1879. jltle of paper changed from Wood County Record to The Sunday Record on Sunday, November 26, 1939. Any erroneous reflection upon the character, standing or repu- tation of any person, firm, or corporation which may appear in the columns of this newspaper will be gladly corrected upon being brought to the attention of the publishers. 75c a year within city limits. $1 a year outside city. 25c for three months by carrier. Phone 52. MEMBER: Texas Press Association; North and East Texas Press Association. CITATION BY PUBLICATION Tb the Sheriff or Any Constable cf Wood County—Greeting: You Are Hereby Commanded to summon the unknown heirs of Much Parker and wife, Ed- die Parker, both deceased, the unknown owners of the here- inafter described...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 21 January 1940

>- C SOCIETY. LEGALS (Continued from page 2) Fof Matt Andersen, deceased, id the unknown owners of the lereinafter described land, and fhoebe Anderson a widow, sur- , iving widow of said Matt An- ^ Person, deceased, whose resi- dence is unknown to the „ attorney filing this s ui t, * ' by'- making publication of this Citation once in each week for two consecutive weeks previous to the return day hereof, in some newspaper published in your County, if there be a newspaper published therein, but if not, then, in the nearest County where a newspaper is published, to appear at the <next regular term of the Dis- ^irtrict Court of Wood County, to ■ be holden at the Court House thereof, in the town of Quit- man, on the 5th Monday in January A. D. 1940, the same being the 29th day of January A. D. 1940, then and there to enswer a petition filed in said Court on the 14th day of Dec- ember A. D. 1939, in a suit, numjbered on the docket of said Court No. 7970, wherein The City of Mineola,...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 21 January 1940

The Sunday Record, January 21, 1 940. Broad Street Church of Christ WILLIS G. JERNIGAN Minister Bible study, 10 a. m. Address 11 a. m., "A Sect in Disrepute,'' a continuation of last Sunday's th§me. . Cton^nunion, 11:40 a. m. Benediction, 11:55 a. m. Young people's class, 6:15 p. m. Sermon, 7:15 p. m. Ladies Bible class, Monday 3 p. m. Song practice and prayer meeting, Wednesday, 7:15 p. m. "A welcome awaits you." o Central Christian Church GEORGE CHERRYHOMES Pastor A New Standard of Greatnew HIGHLIGHTS ON THE SUNDAY SCHOOL LESSON /-AO By NEWMAN CAMPBELL (The International Uniform Lesson on the above topic for Jan. 21 is Matthew 20, ,the Golden Text being Romans 5:8, "While we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.") Announcements, Jan. 21: Sunday school, 9:45, L. D. Lester, superintendent. Morning worship, 10:50. The sermon subject will be "Jonah, the Modern." The story con- cerns itself with a man whose mission was world-wide, but who had only a half-acre mind. Senior Christian End...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 28 January 1940

HELP! Give your spare dimes to the Infantile Paralys- is Foundation. Half of the money remains in Wood County. The Sunday Record dedicated to the progress of mineola and wood county weather Weather Today: Stead- ily rising temperatures. Continued warmer. Tenth Year—Number 43. Mineola, Wood County, Texas, Texas, Sunday, January 28, 1940. Four Pages Today. ******* Town Talk BY SPEC TATER PAGE 600: Hugh Lile. farmer in the Webster community, near Winnsboro, told Lucius Hart this week that he heard a train pass through Mineola Tuesday afternoon at about sundown. This would mean the reverberations of the big engine were audible twenty- three miles. THE GALS in Wood County must be a bit shy this year. So far during the first month of the new Leap Year only fourteen marriage licenses have been issued by the county clerk's office. This is far be- low the average run. NEXT MONTH'S annual Jay- cee banquet should be a live- ly one. Joe Sharp is in charge of humor and entertainment. ICE SKATERS...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 28 January 1940

Page Two The Sunday Record, January 28, 1940. I f i THE SUNDAY RECORD J Published Every Sunday in Mineola, Wood County, Texas &itered at the postoffice at Mineola as second-class mail matter under Act of Congress, March 3, 1879. title of paper changed from Wood County Record to The Sunday Record on Sunday, November 26, 1939. Any erroneous reflection upon the character, standing or repu- tation of any person, firm, or corporation which may appear in the columns of this newspaper will be gladly corrected upon being brought to the attention of the publishers. 75c a year within city limits. $1 a year outside city. 25c for three months by carrier. Phone 52. MEMBER: Texas Press Association; North and East Texas Press Association. TREES WOULD HELP OUR LOOKS The city of Dallas this week received a Works Progress Ad- ministration allotment of $30,524 for the beautifnation of the city's streets. The proposed beautification program includes the planting of five thousand trees in parkways t...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 28 January 1940

w SOCIETY CHURCHES. The Sunday Record, January 28,1940. Smallwood-Normington Rites I ere This Morning at 9 Couple Will Make Home In Houston Miss Lois Smalhvood, daugh- ter of Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Smallwood, 603 West Kilpat- rick Street, will become the bride of David A. Normington jr. of Houston Sunday morn- ing at 9 o'clock at the home of her parents. The Rev. Keener It. Isbell, pastor of the First ^dethodist Church, will read the ceremony. The bride will wear powder blue crepe with black acces- sories and white gloves. Her corsage will be of white car- nations. Miss Evelyn Vandiver will attend Miss Smallwood as maid of honor. She will wear a new spring print crepe with a cor- sage of pink carnations. The ceremony will be solemn- ized before an improvised altar of white stock and fern ar- ~""%ranged in front of the living room windows. The bride's table will be lighted with tall white candles in crystal hold- ers, and white chrysanthemums will be arranged in the cen- ter. Miss France...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 28 January 1940

Page Four The Sunday Record, January 28,1940. T5T SPORTS Mineola High 11-Year Grid Record Good Jacket Reputation As Winner Grows Stove league grid fans may check over the football record of the Mineola High School Yellow Jackets for the last eleven years and find ample justification for the credit Min- eola gets throughout East Tex- as for being a good football town and the home of winning teams. * From the time the game was first played here the local school has put out dangerous elubs, and some of the older fans can remember 'way back when L. D. Lester, Alford Wil- liams, and a few others were playing. Then in the early twen- ties Red and Earl Aldridge, Bull Cowan, Skinny Willingham and company were carrying on the grid wars for MHS. Then came Bo Speights, the Huff boys, Mize, Hack Smith, Babe English, and Leo Haley. And after a couple of mediocre years the Jackets started their win- ning ways again and haven't let up since. That reformation came in 1929 when Supt. Ben Copass was ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 4 February 1940

HELP! Give your spare dimes to the Infantile Paralys- er is Foundation. Half of the money remains in Wood County. N,. V i. The Sunday Record DEDICATED TO THE PROGRESS OF MINEOLA AND WOOD COUNTY WEATHER Weather Today: Cloudy, possibly rain in parts of East Texas. Some- what warmer. Tenth Year—Number 44. Mineola, Wood County, Texas, Sunday, February 4, 1940. Four Pages Today. lown Talk BY SPEC TATER PEOPLE who park their cars on corners must have a lot of confidence In the average driver. It's done quite fre- quently in the business section here and often at night. COACH Paul Snow's Yellow Jacket basketball team de- serves a lot of credit for their current good showing. The Jacket cagers got a slow start because of a late football sea- son and freezing weather in January, but they now seem to have hit their stride. At least they came from behind Friday night to wallop the fav- ored Winnsboro Woodchucks, 20-19, in the first game of the county play-off. THE COACH said he had never seen ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 4 February 1940

Page Two The Sunday Record, February 4,1940. . THE SUNDAY RECORD I Pnblished Every Sunday in Mineola, Wood County, Texas Altered at the postoffice at Mineola as second-class mail matter under Act of Congress, March 3, 1879. Title of paper changed from Wood County Record to The Sunday Record on Sunday, November 26, 1939. Any erroneous reflection upon the character, standing or repu- tation of any person, firm, or corporation which may appear —_IR. the columns of this newspaper will be gladly corrected upon being brought to the attention of the publishers. 75c a year within city limits. $1 a year outside city. 25c for three months by carrier. Phone 52. MEMBER: Texas Press Association; North and East Texas Press Association. OTHER EDITORS SAY Political Announcements TEXAS MUST BE SPECIFIC The realization is growing among Texans that the most effective means of bringing about the establishment of new Industries in the state is to determine exactly what it is that Texas has to offer indu...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 4 February 1940

--.rlivl .. -•<}' inn A' ARM NEWS. bLaL. The Sunday Record, February 4, 1940. ()*>?• Page Three 'Soil Conservation ISotes sen men braved the wea- frther and attended the first sting for 1940 of the Duck sk Conservation Association Sid at the SCS camp office Saturday, Jan. 20. The association adopted a cooperative livestock marketing plan and enjoyed a two reel moving picture entitled "Green Pastures." The picture was shown through courtesy of V. P. Fitzhugh of the Tyler Cham- !^.of Commerce office, and was ppduced by the National Fer- tilizer Association. Scenes were shown of Jerseys, Hereford, Guernseys, Shorthorns, Hol- stein cattle, Hampshire and Shropshire sheep and hogs grazing on improved and un- improved pastures in all parts of the U. S. Results of pasture improvement by clearing, mow- ing, seeding, properly grazing, and fertilization were graphi- cally shown as recorded at ex- periment stations. From these studies it was shown that it t$0k $4.05 to produce 100 pounds ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 4 February 1940

5EF - / / Page Four J :< ?■ >. ' The Sunday Record, February 4, 1940. r-% m \i Holding Life Sacred (A Principle of Temperate Urine) HIGHLIGHTS ON THE SUNDAY SCHOOL LBSSON : i-s-4 o t <i (The International Uniform Lesson on the above topic for Feb '4 ts Genesis 127-31,1 Corinthians j«:l9. 20; II Corinthians 6.16-7:1. the Golden Text being I Corin- thians 6:20, "Ye were bought with '• price: glorify God therefore in jour body.") ]j By NEWMAN CAMPBELL **SO GOD created man in His •wn image, in the image of God created He him. male and female created He them. "And God blessed them, and God said unto them. Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it. and have dominion over the fish of the sea, «ver the fowl of the air. and over •very living thing that moveth upon the earth. "And God said. Behold. I have given you every herb bearing seed, which is upon the face of the earth, and every tree, in the which ts the fruit of a tree yielding seed; to you it shall be...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Wood County Record — 11 February 1940

vv \ FARMERS / If you are interested in growing tomatoes this year, be sure to list your acreage now. The Sunday Record DEDICATED TO THE PROGRESS OF MINEOLA AND WOOD COUNTY WEATHER Weather Today: Partly cloudy. Slowly rising temperatures. Tenth Year—Number 45. Mineola, Wood County, Texas, Sunday, February 11, 1940. Four Pages Today., TOWN iTALK" BY SPEC TATER Yessir, It's Snow in Atlanta TIP TO housewives approached by magazine subscription soli- citors who always have a free book to give away . . . (later to be taken back when you don't subscribe!): Take the book, thank the agent for the gift, then run back to the kit- chen to see about that cake you have in the oven. WINCHELISM—What two lo- cal men are trying to get a corner on Amarillo watches? In case anybody finds out, let us know. We've got an old "Waterberry" we'd like to pawn. W. D. WILLIAMS, now a can- didate for county judge, is passing out candy instead of candidate cards. And we must admit we like his taste. It's pretty ...

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