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Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 15 April 1960

aint Jo Business Directory CASH DRY GOODS Marcy Lee Dresses — Men and Boys' Levis Shoes for The Entire Family "We Give S&H Green Stamps" J. M. FLEMING Weed's Station Gas - Oil - Groceries West on Highway 82 SCOTT BROTHERS HARDWARE STORE Phone 2288 Berry Drilling Company t.VI v v i ■ • SaHBBfr•• . .-aitW " " Ml S • V-: Phone 2308 Saint Jo Casa Loma Beauty Shop Mary Nell Mosley, Operator Gladys Brown, Owner and Operator Phone 2338 LEE'S GRILL FINE FOOD Orders to Go Homemade Pies Club Room Phone 2346 Left to right—Mrs. Lee Busby, owner, LoRee Reed and Mrs. Lucille Welch, waitresses. Mr. and Mrs. Busby have been In the cafe business in Saint Jo for 12 years and in the same location on Highway 82 for the past four years as Lee's Grill. They specialize in Mrs. Busby's homemade pies, made fresh daily. Also, they have good fresh coffee at 5c a cup, lunches, dinners, and short orders. The Optimist Club meets in their dining room every Wednesday noon for their regular meeting and lunch. T...

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Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 15 April 1960

THE BAXNT JO (Tex**) TRIBUNE — FRIDAY, APRIL IS, 19M CLASSIFIED ADS Classified rates: 4c per word first insertion; 2c thereafter. Casta In advance on ALL classified ads except for business firms or in- dividuals who have regular accounts with Tribune. Cash is requested to save bookkeeping and make these low rates possible. Card of Thanks 50c in advance. • Tor Sale FOR SALE 9x12 rugs, close-out, $3.95, Saint Jo Trading Post. (19-2tc) GIFTS for all occasions. Free gift wrapping. Albert Plumbing & Heating, 209 E. Calif., Gainesville. (16-6tc) FOR SALE: Used Clothes and Novelties, 1 block East of the Hospital on East Locus Street, Nocona. Glassley Store. (5-Uc) FOR SALE: John Deere "B" tractor and some equipment: one John Deere 1-row corn picker in good condition; Formall tractor practically new, and equipment; 20 joints of good 2 inch pipe; 4 rolls of good hog wire. See Lee Busby. (19-tfc) FOR SALE: Crochet thread and rug thread, 10% off on all at Saint Jo Trading Post. (19-2tc) FO...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 22 April 1960

X— *w> ■ \ X. New Rate For Lone Star Gas Lone Star Gas Company's ap- plication for a rate increase of cents per MCF in each stop of its rates for residential and comn \>1 gas service was ap- proved by the Saint Jo City Cf |pil at its special meeting on April 18, 1960. The new rate will become effective May 1.1960 This increase to the average residential user would amount to only slightly more than one cent per day, it was pointed out by Lone Star's District Manager, J. B. Smith On February 15, 1960, the Railroad Commission of Texas authorized an increase in the city gate charge of 5.4 cents per MCF. The rate revision requested by Lone Star and autorized by the City Council is the exact amount of the in- crease in the charge at the city The Saint To Tribune Serving Wide Area of Coolce and Montague Counties In Northwest Texas Established In 1898 VOLUME 62 Saint Jo, Montague County, Texas, Friday. April 22, 1966 NUMBER 21 Mental Health Week May 1-6 The first week of May has been ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 22 April 1960

The Saint Jo (Texas) TRIBUNE — FRIDAY, APRIL 22, I960 THE SAINT JO TRIBUNE R. L. JETER, E. L. POWELL, Publishers E. L. POWELL, Editor Entered as second class matter, 1898, at the Post Office at Saint Jo, Montague County, Tex. under Act of Congress, March X 1897. SUBSCRIPTION PER YEAR In Montague or Cooke .... $2.00 Outside Area $2.50 Any erroneous reflection upon the character, standing or repu- tation of any person, firm or corpoation which may appear in the columns ol this paper, will be gladly corrected upon notice of same being given to the editor personally at the Tribune office. "FORESTBURG" EDITOR'S NOTE We wish to thank you for the letters and comments which we have received this week con- cerning regular garbage pick- up. However, we have not heard from many of you. Please con- tact this paper, the city hall, or the city councilmen before May 2 if you have any suggestions or comments about this project. Everyone is urged to express his opinion either for or against the prop...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 22 April 1960

mm ■ I "S . • . MEWS FROM MONTAGUE COUNTY COURT HOUSE County Court WARRANTY DEEDS Curlin, J. E. - Virginia Lee Johnson. Lots No. ,1, 2, and 3 in Block No. 72 of the original townsite of Nocona, Texas. Weaver, R. M., et al - Ernest Curlin, et al: First Tract—170 acres of land being same 145 acres out of the A. J. Truitt Survey. Abst. 747. and 25 acres of the G. W. Powell Survey, Abst. No. 604. Second Tract—44 acres of land being all of the Whedbee Sur- vey, Abst. 1641. Third Tract—160 acres, more or less, being all of the John W. Underwood Survey. Abst. No. 1008 and the North 60 acres of the John W. Underwood Survey, Abst. No. 1645. Reaves, Virgil, et al - R. A. Richardson, All of the W. S. Payne Survey. Abst. No. 1118. which is the West V* of Section No. 28. E. T. R. R. Co. Survey, Certificate No. 284. Liggett, O. D„ et ux - City of Bowie Munc Corp, Being 7.597 acres of Block No. 32, Hill Co. School Land Survey, Abst. No. 319 in the city of Bowie. Lyons, A., et ux - Bill Joe McGee, ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 22 April 1960

rrrr oo V uwituio spawns Extra Special! 5 lb sack White Corn Meal - FREE WITH THE PURCHASE OF 10 lbs. FOR ONLY Mc SURFINE COFFEE REGULAR OR DRIP GRIND 1 lb can 67c TENDERLEAF TEA 4 oz Pkg .... 39c SNIPERS CATSUP 14 oz bottle - - 19c SHl'R FRESH Biscuits SWEKTMILK OR BUTTERMILK DELITE Pure Lard FOOD KING WHOLE 3 lb CTN can 7c 39c NATURES BEST Peanut Butter 39c FOOD KING Unpeeled Apricots LARGE AP. No. 2^2 can ..... ONLY £.36 DEL MONTE PINEAPPLE GRAPEFRUIT JUICE .... 46 oz can 29c SOFLIN RAINBOW Margarine 15c NAPKINS pk9 25c Soflin White Facial Tissue 400 ct box - 19c SHl'R FRESH SLICED Cheese (American Pimento or Swifts) 6 OZ PKG 25c SHIR FRESH SALTINE Crackers 1 lb box 23c WOODBURY SHAMPOO - SI.00 size - 69c GLEEM TOOTHPASTE - economy size 49c FOREVER YOURS CANDY BARS ENEGERY LIQUID 6 bars 19c DETERGENT 22 oz can 39c FROZEN FOODS SNOWCROP STRAWBERRIES 10 07. pkg 19c PRODUCE FRESH CARROTS 2 lb cello bag 10c TRADEW1ND BREADED SHRIMP STICKS 10 oz pkg 29c i FRESH RADISHES cello bag 5c R...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 22 April 1960

/ j'N WOMAN'S PAGE PEABODY H. D. CLUB MEETS WITH MRS. DAILE MITCHELL The Peabody Home Demon- stration Club met Wednesday, April 13 with Mrs. Daile Mit- chell. Mrs. J. P. Embry had charge of the meeting. The open- ing exercise was on "What Easter Means." Roll call was answered with "News of Alaska." The club discussed sponsoring a fiilm on Cancer and buying a gift for 4-H review. It was decided to do both. Mrs. Mitchell gave the pro- gram on Alaska, and also show- ed some Alms on Alaska. Refreshments were served to Mmes. C. A. Baker, C. L. Young, Belle Cable. L. W. Young, J. P. Embry and Daile Mitchell. The next meeting will be April 27 with Mrs. H. L. Bowen. MRS. PETE JONES HOSTESS TO DORIS SHARPLEY CIRCLE SAINT JO GARDEN CLUB MEETS WITH MRS. GIBSON The Saint Jo Garden Club met Tuesday afternoon in the country home of Mrs. Buddy Gibson, south of town where plans were discussed and per- fected for the annual Plant Sale which will be held Saturday, April 23 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in th...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 22 April 1960

■III* I M' > From THE PANTHERS' DEN MRS. HERSHEL HOMER, Sponsor Published in THE SAINT JO TRIBUNE, Friday, April 22, 1960 PAT HARRIS, Editor REPORTING STAFF Bill Lawler Curtis Yoder Jeffrey Heiberg Suzanne • Burchftel, Monte Cook Eddie Yetter Jo Ann Brown John Huchtons Linda Fkische Judy Thweatt Sophomore Sandra Yoder Bob Embry Linda Henderson Betty Jo Hutson Myrna Maxwell Dick Embry Norbert Flusche Mark Johnston Bob Martin Arnold Dennis Linda Flusche and Judy Seibold Third Grade Fourth Grade Fifth Grade Sixth Grade Elementary Sports Seventh G*ade Eighth Grade Freshman Class Class, Girls' Sports P.T.A. Reporter High School Sports Junior Class Student Council Band, Pep Rallies Senior Class Annual Staff Typist Typist F.F.A. F.H.A. . . . AND THEN THERE WERE EIGHT . . . Saint Jo's baseball team suffer- ed its second defeat of the season Tuesday afternoon, April 12. when Lindsay's Knights in- vaded the Panther diamond and jousted their way to an 8-4 victory. The score at the top of th...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 22 April 1960

** I '« Saint Jo Business Directory The Saint Jo (Texas) TRIBUNE — FRIDAY, APRIL 22, 1960 KYI c <E1 WAGGONER STATION TEXACO PRODUCTS A Wash - Grease - Service 1J Diamond Tires - 6 month terms V DIAL 8539 1 .— Saint Jo's Washing and Greasing Money Back Guarantee JOHNNY LANE, Owner and Operator BOONE'S Bargain House Many Items at Bargain Prices Felix Boone Phone 2479 PEDIGO PHARMACY Prescriptions Filled "We Give S & H Green Stamps" Phone 2332 Saint Jo Berry Drilling Company Phone 2308 Saint Jo Pictured above is Mr. Nile Weed, owner and operator of Weed's Service Station. Picture was taken in the interior of the station and shows the many grocery items, also handled by Mr. Weed. Mr. Weed, his wife, Willie Mae, and children moved to Saint Jo in 1952 from Morton, Texas. They have owned and operated "Weed's Service Station" on High- way 82 West of town since that time. This location is easily accessable for trucks and motorists. They handle Fina Motor oil and gosoline. Also, they c...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 22 April 1960

' r "A. '! The Saint Jo (T«u) TRIBUNE — FRIDAY, APRIL 22, ISM CLASSIFIED ADS Classified rate*: 4c per word first insertion; 2c thereafter; mini- mum 35c. Cash in advance on ALL classified ads except for business firms or individuals who have regular accounts with Tribune. Cash is requested to save bookkeeping and make these low rates possible. Card of Thanks 50c in advance. • For Sale FOR SALE: Used Clothes and Novelties, 1 block East of the Hospital on East Locus Street, Nocona. Glassley Store. (5-tfc) GIFTS for all occasions. Free gift wrapping. Albert Plumb- ing & Heating, 209 E. Calif., Gainesville. c 16-6tc> RELAX THEATRE MUENSTER, TEXAS FRIDAY, SATURDAY April 22-23 Double Feature "The Flying Fontaines" MICHAEL CALLAN EVY MORLUND In Color "Plus" "1001 Arabian Knights" MR. MAGOO In Color SUNDAY, MONDAY April 24-25 "They Came To Cordura" GARY COOPER RITA HAYWORTH In CinemaScope and Color • For Sale FOR SALE: John Deere "B" tractor and some equipment; one John Deere 1-row c...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 29 April 1960

✓ I *: * . „ "■' ■ 0, Y Elm-Red Soil Conservation Banquet. May 3 The eleventh annual awards banquet will be held this year in Sherman, Tuesday night, May 3 in honor of the conserva- tion champions in the Upper Kim-Red Soil Conservation District. The event will be held in the Sherman Municiple Building be- ginning at 7:00 p.m. It was announced this week that any merchant wishing to give complementary tickets for the banquet to their cusotmers could obtain them from II I) Field, Jr.. at the First National Bank. Also any farmer, rancher, or interested citizen wishing to attend may get their tickets there. A more detailed story mi tin Banquet including the pini.ram and awards my !><• seen th« front page of the Snll I'mish vation section The Saint Jo Tribune Serving Widt Area of Cooke and Montague Counties In Northwest Texas Established In 1898 VOLUME 62 Saint Jo, Montague County, Texas, Friday, April 29, I960 NUMBER 22 Progress on Low-Rent Housing Project Discussed at Optimist Clu...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 29 April 1960

\ > f Tbe Saint Jo (Texaa) TRIBUNE — FRIDAY, APRIL 29, 19M THE SAINT JO TRIBUNE R. L. JETER, E. L. POWELL, Publishers E. L. POWELL, Editor Entered as second class matter, 1898, at the Post Office at Saint Jo, Montague County, Tex. under Act of Congress, March 3, 1897. SUBSCRIPTION PER YEAR In Montague or Cooke __ $2.00 Outside Area $2.50 Any erroneous reflection upon the character, standing or repu- tation of any person, Arm or corpoation which may appear in the columns of this paper, will be gladly corrected upon notice of same being given to the editor personally at the Tribune office. News Letter From Congress By Dan McCrary • The following was written by Dan McCrary. a newspaper re- porter, who is spending a year in Washington as ;i Congression- al Fellow of the American Pol- itical Science Associatoin. This Asociation provides teachers to the capital each year to learn irw're about how Congress func- tions. They divide their time working in Congressional and Senatorial offic...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 29 April 1960

WOMAN'S PAGE I „ PROGRAM ON EASTER FOR bonita home demo, club Thirteen members of the Bonita Home Demonstration Club assembled in the Commun- ity Center on Thursday after- noon for their semi-monhtly meeting. In the absence of the presi- dent, the vice-president, Mrs. James Woodruff called the meet- ing to order and presided through the business session. Mrs. Tom White gave the devotional, reading from Luke 24:13-32, and a poem, "One the Road to Ensmaus." The program was based on "The Easter Story" and was conducted as a round - table discussion. As the day was April 21. the recreation period featured a quiz on Texas History. The prize went to Mrs. W. E. Nunneley. Refreshments of Easter cakes and punch were enjoyed by Mmes. Oscar Lanier. Bayliss Buck, Jim Henry, Tom White, F. E. Gregory. Reece Price. Jim Woodruff, Delia Sloss. John Mosley, Claude Ayers, Lee Mill- er, W. E. Nunneley, and Paul Thompson. BULCHER II D CLUB MEETS WITH MRS ERNEST KOHISON The Bulcher Home f >• it. strat...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 29 April 1960

/ 4 I The Saint Jo (Texas) TRIBUNE — FRIDAY, APRIL 29, I960 TWENTIETH CENTURY CLUB HOLDS GUEST EVENING The Twentieth Century Club guest evening was held at the First Baptist Church on April 21st. The president. Mrs. Pete Jones, welcomed the members and guests. Mrs. Ed Coksey intro duced Mr. Dale Dennis, who provided a most enjoyable musical program. Mr. Dennis played several piano selections, both popular, and religious. Sev- eral semi-classical numbers were also played. A fellowship hour followed the program in the fellowship hall, where the social committee pro- vided lovely refreshments. Mrs. Pete Jones presided at the guest book. Mrs. Ed Cooksey and Mrs. Weldon Dennis presided at the punch and cake. Members and guests attending were Misters and Mesdames: Ed Cooksey, Pete Jones, Dale Den- nis. Earl Giles, Allen Hutson, J. C. Donnell. Billy Phillips, C. D. Meador, Daile Mitchell, Lewis Stuckey, Bob Samples, V. W. Clayton, V. A. Thompson, Lucian Vaughn, John Smith,; Miss Lillie Mae...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 29 April 1960

i 3f$'< From THE PANTHERS' DEN MRS. HERSHEL HOMER, Sponsor Published in THE SAINT JO TRIBUNE, Friday, April 29, 1960 PAT HARRIS, Editor REPORTING STAFF Bill Lawler Curtis Yoder Jeffrey Heiberg Suzanne Burchflel, Monte Cook Eddie Yetter Jo Ann Brown John Huchtons Linda Flusche Judy Thweatt Sandra Yoder Bob Embry Linda Henderson Betty Jo Hutson Myrna Maxwell Dick Embry Norbert Flusche Mark Johnston Bob Martin Arnold Dennis Linda Flusche and Judy Seibold Third Grade Fourth Grade Fifth Grade Sixth Grade Elementary Sports Seventh Grade Eighth Grade Freshman Class Sophomore Class, Girls' Sports P.T.A. Reporter High School Sports Junior Class Student Council Band, Pep Rallies Senior Class Annual Staff Typist Typist F.F.A. F.H.A. LOOKOUT, AUSTIN, HERE WE COME! At the Regional Interscholas- tic League Meet Friday, a teach- er from another school was heard to say, "Those kids that didn't win in district meets shouldn't be allowed to come straight to regional; they just add to the confusion...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 29 April 1960

The Saint Jo (Texas) TRIBUNE — FRIDAY, APRIL 29, I960 \u news from montague [f county court house stein Ranch of the H. & T.C.R.R. Co. Survey No. 15. Abst. No. 361, in Montague County, Texas. Anderson, Wayne, et ux - Mack Hamilton, The NE 30 feet of Lot No. 2, the SW forty feet of Lot No. 3, and the NE 20 feet of Lot No. 3, all in Block No. 1, of the J. J. Morris Addi- tion to the city of Bowie, Tex. Cox, Norm's Jean, et vir - J. D. Sanders, 8868 acres of land out of the J. C. Mattison Survey. Abst. No. 471 and a part of Block 114 of the J. H. Belcher sub-division of said survey. MARRIAGE LICENSES Mr. Eugene D. Johnson and Miss Gladys Corner, 4-15-60. Jimmy Higgs and Mary Maxine Williams, 4-16-60. NKW CAR LICENSES J. L. Farmer, Bowie, 1960 Chevrolet, 4-19-60. H. O. Beard, Bowie, 1960 Ford. 4-19-60. Audy G. Jackson, Sunset, 1960 Ford. 4-19-60. H. M. Hutchinson, Pampa, 1960 Pontiac, 4-18-60. Jan L. Horton, Nocona, I960 Chevrolet, 4-20-60. Wichita Construction Com- pany, Bowie, 196...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 29 April 1960

Saint Jo B usiness Directory The Saint Jo (Texas) TRIBUNE — FRIDAY, APRIL 29, I960 KYLE WAGGONER STATION TEXACO PRODUCTS Wash - Grease - Service Diamond Tires - 6 month terms DIAL 2539 Saint Jo's Washing and Greasing Money Back Guarantee JOHNNY LANE, Owner and Operator BOONE'S Bargain House Many Items at Bargain Prices Felix Boone Phone 2479 PEDIGO PHARMACY Prescriptions Filled "We Give S & H Green Stamps" Phone 2332 Saint Jo nmmm* .•4 ' :■ :4.: . POLITICAL RALLY AND PIE SUPPER AT MONTAGUE An old - fashioned political rally ana pie supper will be held at Montague School at 7:45 p.m., Saturday, April 30. All candidates for county and state offices have been invited. The rally is sponsored by the Little League Mothers of Montague. District Judge Louis T. Hol- land will be master of ceremon- ies. Proceeds will be used to buy uniforms for Montague's Little League team which plays in Nocoria each summer. Committee chairmen to plan the program are Mmes. Johnny Morgan, J. C. Walker, Be...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 29 April 1960

\ s The Saint Jo (Texas) TRIBUNE — FRIDAY, APRIL 29, I960 CLASSIFIED ADS Classified rates: 4c per word first insertion; 2c thereafter; mini- mum 35c. Cash in advance on ALL classified ads except for business firms or individuals who have regular accounts with Tribune. Cash is requested to save bookkeeping and make these low rates possible. Card of Thanks 50c in advance. • For Sale FOR SALE: Top grade uphol- stery Platform Rocker. Reg. $29.95 — Special $19.95. Saint Jo Trading Post. (21-ltc) FOR SALE: Nice Cafe doing good business, located on Highway 82 in Saint Jo. Lee's Grill. (17-tfc) FOR SALE: Twin size mattresses and box springs. $20.00 off each set. Saint Jo Trading Post. (21-ltc) RELAX THEATRE MUENSTER, TEXAS SATURDAY & SUNDAY April 30 — May 1 "Journey To The Center of The Earth" PAT BOONE JAMES MASON In CinemaScope & Color • For Sale FOR SALE: Used Clothes and Novelties, 1 block East of the Hospital on East Locus Street, Nocona. Glassley Store. (5-tfc) FOR SALE: Cushm...

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Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 29 April 1960

Upper Elm-Red Soil Conservation SAINT JO TRIBUNE APRIL 29, 1960 SAINT JO, TEXAS ■> Progress Summary of Upper Elm-Red District MAY 1959 . . . Tenth Annual Awards Banquet, honoring Soil Conservation farmers of the Upper Elm-Red Soil Conserva- tion District, sponsored by the Bankers, Newspapers and Radio Stations, held at Gainesville. A1 Wiesman is winner in zone 3 and former Muenster man Tony Reiter is winner in zone 4. Forty bermudagrass waterways, over five hundred acres of bermuda and one hundred acres of KR and Sideoats planted in this area this past spring. Adolph Walterscheid and Andy Fleit- man complete terraces. Roy Kingery and Tom Hoover of Saint Jo and J. H. Bayer and Cler Brothers build farm ponds for livesotck water. Buddy Gib- son seeds King Ranch Bluestem on land he cleared of timber. JUNE 1959 .. . Tony Walter- scheid, Upper Elm-Red Soil Con- servation District Supervisor, announces contract with Rainey Construction Co. of Paris, Texas, to build two fioodwater retard...

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Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — The Saint Jo Tribune — 29 April 1960

SAINT JO TRIBUNE, SOIL CONSERVATION ISSUE FRIDAY, APRIL 29,1960 Roy Lynch, Gainesville. Does Best Job of Reclaiming Farm in District Roy Lynch Roy Lynch, whose farm is eight miles east of Gainesville on Highway 82, has done a real job of reclaiming a worn out eroded place. His is the case of a farm boy returning to the old home farm to fix it up and return it to productivity. A part of the 440 acre grassland place Lynch now operaets was where he grew up. However, according to him this is not what caused him to go back there and start a livestock farm. Rather it was the example of a neighbor and friend, John A. Cunningham, who took a similar farm and made it pro- ductive through the use of vetch, fertilizer and the improved Bermudagrasses. Mr. Cunningham," says Lynch, "proved to me that you could take sandy East Cross Timbers Land and make a profit growing grass and livestock on it." After watching Mr. Cunning- ham's operation for about three years, Lynch was sold that good productiv...

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