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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 18 July 1957

-y-HjHES ^ ; -A ,;5, '* •:: the Shore* Of Lake Uml Thtt*i**r, July 18, 1M7 NT ADS rtnt fauMttoo. 3c p«r wort- Baeh additional bu«rtloa. 2c Classified Ad Dept., Dial No. 2642 1 MOTOR CHBCK-UP: It ooafj 1ms to chock trouble Mbn It occurs. An export mechanic can keep your ear In the beat condition and pre- vent expensive repairs. WARD'S GARAGE. WE COVER several styles and sizes cloth buttons. — Hampton Cleaners. 2-tfc. 1952 Ford School Bus for Sale to highest sealed bid received by Wylie School Board up to Satur- day, August 3. 12-3c THINKING About Selling? Call Tyler Auction Service, collect, 6-2645, Garland. "We Sell Any- thing, Anywhere." (124p-tfc FOR RENT: Service Station in 100 block Masters. Will repair. Call, Garland, 6-5844. 12-2p FOR WATER HAULING, Call Jack Parr, at 2561, Wylie. 13-tfc FOR SALE: "66" All-Crop Allis- Chalmers Combine. Perfect condi- tion. J. Tom Brigham, Murphy, Texas. 13-2p 4-RM. HOUSE For Rent, 107 4th St.—See Herman Dempsey. (13-2p TWO Friendly Pups need a...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 25 July 1957

IraRHHHHI W SraSfw pff; •: 'wSk u ■?%H •w FARMERSVXUB, TEXAS (To be distributed )f " iiWi m'l ■.Bt™™ Welcome to Wylie! NEAR THE LAKES TWO RAILROADS Vt HOUR TO DALLAS THE WYLIE IVEWS Serving Collin County's Fastest Growing City Welcome to Wylie! PLENTY OF WATER t-LEAS ANT CLIMATE MANY CHURCHES VOLUME TEN WYLIE, COLLIN COUNTY, TEXAS, THURSDAY, JULY 25, 1957 NUMBER 14 fyjtinj&cina Cvzowut wide awake WYLIE A great big vote of thanks is certainly due Bobby Darwin for his fine work with the youngsters this Summer in the junior league baseball campaign. Bobby agreed to coach the team and has done a splendid job. It looks like the team would finish in the thick of the fight for the pennant since they have improved with every game played. Darwin is assistant coach of the local high school and a member of the faculty here and can be counted on to do his part when called upon. Thanks, too, to the Wylie Lions Club, sponsors of the team. * * * Congratulations to the Wylie Jaycees on their su...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 25 July 1957

■ ♦ - " ' < • ' -,s % Thursday, July 385, 1951 ; 1 - - . * -f" ' , ' THE WYLIE NEWS ■ 1 ■ ■■ 3ft ■ * ; ' '®V , ' " 'V, ' " ' • • J &SE SCIENCE IN YOUR LIFE CroMflr* In ten years the U. S. death rate from tuberculosis has tumbled 75 per cent <• Medical authorities attribute this startling drop to powerful new drugs, along with better methods of detecting the disease in early stages, better living and working conditions, and improved surgi- cal techniques. , Tuberculosis is not entirely beaten, but public health authori- ties now have the disease so well in hand that many once- crowded tubercu- losis hospitals have closed down for«lack of pa- tients. But the battle has had its setbacks, too. , Patients treat* ^ ed with streptcx mycin at first showed spectacular improvement. Later, the anti- biotic seemed to lose its punch. Patients relapsed. The disease flared up again. ' Staggered by streptomycin, the TB germ re- treated, then developed strong de- fenses against the drug. M...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 25 July 1957

m I ■a fi n V C. Tructt Smith New Member Of Water Conservation Com. LONGVIEW, July 24—C. Tru- ett Smith, president of the First State Bank of Wylie, has been appointed a member of the Water Conservation Committee of the East Texas Chamber of Commerce, according to an announcemeni by James W. Windham, president. "The membership of the 12 standing committees is chosen from among leading business men over a 71-county area and Caddo Parish, La., and there will be approximately 500 East Texas leaders serving on all 12 commit- tees," Windham stated. "These committee members, to gether with the committee chair- men and the board of directors, will direct and carry out the varied activities of the organiza- tion, whose purpose is building a better area and insuring a more- stable business climate for indus- try and agriculture," Windham Services For Sylvester Housewright, III, Are Held In Missouri Funeral services for Sylvester Housewright, III, age 5, were held in the Chapel of a Kansas Ci...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 25 July 1957

Thursday, July *5, 1957 THE WYLIE NEWS Published Every Thursday RKX A. HOUSEWRIGHT, WELDON C. McCLURB C TRUETT SMITH Owners, Editors, And Publishers MBS. ELSIE HOUSEWR1GHT Advertising Mgr. Any erroneous reflections upon the standing, character, or reputation of any person, firm or corporation which may appear in the columns of The News will be gladly corrected if brought to the attention of the editor. Cards of thanks, resolutions of respect, and legal notices are charged for at a regular advertising rate of 50c for short Cards of Thanks, and 10c per line for legal notices or resolutions. Entered as second class mat- ter at the Postoffice of Wylie, Texas, under Act of Congress of March 8, 1897. SUBSCRIPTION BATES One year in Collin Connty $1.50 One Year Outside County $1.75 Injuries Expensive On Texas Farms A fall on the farm or ranch can cost a rural family more money than a fall in prices on the agricultural commodities markets, according to the Texas Safety As- sociation. The Ass...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 25 July 1957

v:* " " Near The Bhtm Of Lake La von! v>Ti>/«s;< - / . *... . . . . *v*,/ ' •/7V THE WYLIE NEWS Thursday, July 25, 1957 YOUR GARDEN By Kathleen Moore Most important in gardening this time of the year is establish- ing a good watering program. Soak your plants and lawns, don't sprinkle. Soak one a week, is better than a sprinkle every day. The addition of iron of cop- peras will change the yellowish color to a velvety green when applied to your plants and wat- ered well. If you haven't fihished the planting of your grounds as you •want them to be; continue using container-grown plants available ell summer at your nurseryman's. Raise your lawn mower a little (higher in cutting this summer. This will form a thick mat to pro- tect the roots of your grass. Sheer your annual plants some (this monith and then feed them with a well-balanced fertilizer. They will renew and fine blooms for Fall will result. Remember the summer-planted Pansy offers yoy a chance to be the first in your...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 25 July 1957

r «1 I Of Lake Lav«n! THB WYLIE WANT ADS First UuwvtloB. 3c par word, ggch ttflditltnttftf insertion* 8c pwr word. v Dial No. 2642 MOTOR CHUCK-UP: It OMtt Um to elutk trouble before It oocura. An expert mechanic ten keep your •ar In the beat oondttlon and pre- vent expenalva repairs. WARD'S GARAGE. WE COVER several styles and sizes cloth buttons. — Hampton Cleaners. 2-tfc. 1952 Ford School Bus for Sale to highest sealed bid received by Wylie School Board up to Satur- day, August 3. 12-3o THINKING About Selling? Call Tyler Auction Service, collect, 6-2645, Garland. "We Sell Any- thing, Anywhere." (12-4p-tfc FOR WATER HAULING, Call Jack Parr, at 2561, Wylie. 13-tfc FOR SALE: "66" All-Crop Allis- Chalmers Combine. Perfect condi- tion. J. Tom Brigham, Murphy, Texas. 13-2p 4-RM. HOUSE For Rent, 107 4th St.—See Herman Dempsey. (13-2p FOR RENT: One newly decorated house in Wylie, and two houses in Nevada. — Olice Montgomery, or call 26F11, Josephine. 13-2p FOR SALE: Almost-new brick house ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 1 August 1957

'ai- 1 i Rciyacnd Jenkins route 1' '7ylie, Texas ? Welcome to Wylie! NEAR THE LAKES TWO RAILROADS % IJpUR TO DALLAS NEWS Serving Collin County's Fastest Growing City Welcome to Wylie! PLENTY OF WATER PLEASANT CLIMATE MANY CHURCHES VOLUME TEN WYLIE, COLLIN COUNTY, TEXAS, THURSDAY, AUGUST 1, 1957 NUMBER 15 /t/JanXe?civuj &Miwul wide awake WYLIE VACATION HIGHLIGHTS: Col- orful vacation picture postcards travel slowly and occasionally ar- rive after the vacationer returns to home base. Such was the case in a couple of instances in the past two weeks. Stuart Allison, who enjoyed a full two weeks with his family ito, in and Irom California, mailed us a beautiful card from Healds- burg, Calif., telling us of the won- derful trip he was having and of his impending trip across the Golden Gate bridge. Then he up and got home almost by the time the card arrived. Archie Steele and wife, of Ft. Worth, dropped us a card from the South Texas section of Corpus Christi while they were taking thi...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 1 August 1957

mw Thursday, August 1, 1957 THE WYLIE NEWS m New The Shores Of Lake Laws! r',;,v >i *• ^ pot ^OUT ltddecAVio ® ptogiess- iotYO^07"18 ate-®1' v/n d comJtt0IlMir SoVe Do your shopping at home—with people you knofr, folks who support the community and depend upon the community. gg*f^ •Si ii;::;||OTv I. S| > II \ ' ! "-'"j f Ss f '--/Vy/S , W# -wfv L- HOME TOWN i Shop HERE for Your own sake! and community progress /7*utourtcl*Kf *7he Opening 6jj The FIX-IT Shop 110 N. BIRMINGHAM CALL US FOR HOUSEHOLD REPAIR JOBS SMALL ELECTRICAL APPLIANCE REPAIRS WINDOW FANS INSTALLED OR REMOVED SMALL PLUMBING JOBS Will Pick-Up and Deliver Small Items CALL 2001, AND LEAVE NAME FOR REPAIRING Vic Poole Charles Taylor Telephone 2001 Wylie, Texas A NEW-- Humble Station FOR WYLIE! We have opened a NEW Humble Service Station on Highway 78, just west of the High School grounds, and will carry a full line of HUMBLE Products. We also have a new service truck and will answer emergency calls away from the st...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 1 August 1957

jralflljp' ■>.., . «.. .......... T' Thursday, August 1, 1957 "i THE WYLIE NEWS THE WYLIE NEWS Published Every Thursday REX A. HOUSEWRIGHT, WELDON C. McCLUKE C. TRUETT SMITH Owners, Editors, and Publishers MRS. ELSIE HOUSEWRIGHT Advertising Mgr. Any erroneous reflections upon the standing, character, or reputation of any person, firm or corporation which may appear in the columns of The News will be gladly corrected if brought to the attention of the editor. Cards fit thanks, resolutions of respect, and legal notices are charged for at a regular advertising rate of 50c for short Cards of Thanks, and 10c per line for legal notices or resolutions. Entered as second class mat- ter at the Postofflce of Wylie, Texas, under Act of Congress of March 8, 1897. SUBSCRIPTION RATES One year in Collin County $1.50 One Year Outside County $1.75 NIGHT VISION AND DRIVING Accident rates soar upward at night. Most fatal accidents occur between dusk and dawn. This (tragic relationship emphasizes ho...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 1 August 1957

jam S-JWl'ifw " . B New The Shores Of Lake Lmi! THE WYLIE NEWS LOCALS Mr. and Mrs. E. B. Cross, Mr. *nd Mrs. Benny Cryer and family, and Mr. and Mrs. Dub Williams and family attended a reunion of the "Holbrook" family in Frisco, Sunday. % Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Pender- grass attended a "Christmas Par- ty" Sunday, given by the South- western Drug Co., in Dallas. Dr. and Mrs. T. M. Trimble and «ons, and Mrs. T .C. Lindenmeyer and two granddaughters spent several days last week in Fort Worth and Austin. W. W. (Wash) McCreary and Ralph Ellenburg visited C. C. ■ ■ Fawcett in Johnson City over the weekend. Recent visitors in the John D. Houston home were Mr. and Mrs. Farrell Williams, Mrs. Jess Hous- ton and Cindy, and Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Houston and Johnny, all of Dallas. Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Pool, Jr., and family of Dallas, and Mrs. H. T. Pool and family of Nevada were guests of Mr. and Mrs. Hart- man, Friday evening at Lake Lavon. Mr. and Mrs. Dale Moore and children of Irving, and Mr. and Ms...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 1 August 1957

Near The Shore* Of Lake Lavon! THE WYLIE . NEWS BARGAIN PRICES on PH1LC0 REFRIGERATORS and TELEVISIONS We Also Have A New Shipment Of EARLY AMERICAN and FRENCH PROVINCIAL FURNITURE LOW DOWN PAYMENT EASY TERMS CARTER FURNITURE & APPLIANCE WYLIE FARMERSVILLE I LOCALS Mrs. Frank Smith of Nevada, and Mrs. Jimmie Richie and son, Rex, spent Monday with Mrs. J. W. Akin, Sr. Visiting with Mr. and Mrs Clyde Potts the past week were Mrs. Harry Justiss, Larry and Ricky; Mrs. C. W. Hackler, Mrs. Gail Stephenson and daughter, Debra Lynn, all of Dallas. Rev. and Mrs. Fred Mooring made a trip to Shreveport, La., Sunday night for a short visit Status Of Reservoir Stages and Storages As Of July 24, 1957 Name of Reservoir BENBKOOK GARZA LE GRAPEVINE LAVON BELTON Elev. Storage (ft.) (ac.-ft.) 693 87,840 522 709,600 549 317,000 478 229,900 582 326,900 with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. B. D. Mooring, and to bring their two daughters, Donna and Wanda home. The children had been in Shreveport for a visit...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 1 August 1957

W' ' ■ "iff Near The Shores Of Like Lnwl HHM ■ -t ^ tip *. TUB WYLIE NEWS wFmSB? m*m' Thursday, August I, WANT ADS First Insertion. 3c pox word. Each additional Insortlon. 3c per word. Dial No. 2642 MOTOB CHECK-UP: It costs less to cheek trouble before It occurs. An expert mechanic out keop your ear In the best condition and pre- vent expensive repairs. WARD'S GARAGE. WE COVER several styles and 6izes cloth buttons. — Hampton Cleaners. 2-tfc. THINKING About Selling? Call Tyler Auction Service, collect, 6-2645, Garland. "We Sell Any- thing, Anywhere." (124p-tfc FOR WATER HAULING, Call Jack Parr, at 2561, Wylie. 13-tfc FOR SALE: Plumbing Tools, Parts and Fittings; Truck.—114 S. Cottonbelt, phone 3896. 14-3p AUTO GLASS installed; Tailor- made Seat Covers; Door Panels; Head Linings.—Willie Stibbens, Marble & Jackson, pho. 2111. (14t SEALED BIDS will be received at Hampton Cleaners, Wylie, Tex., up to Saturday afternoon, Aug. 3, 1957, at 3 o'clock, on 1952 Ford School Bus being offer...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 8 August 1957

I 4 p 2 r FARMERS VILIS, TEXAS (To be distributed)/ « v ' Welcome to Wylie! NEAR THE LAKES TWO RAILROADS % HOUR TO DALLAS THE WY JVEWS Serving Collin County's Fastest Growing City Welcome to Wylie! PLENTY OF WATER PLEASANT CLIMATE MANY CHURCHES VOLUME TEN WYLIE, COLLIN COUNTY, TEXAS, THURSDAY, AUGUST 8, 1957 NUMBER 16 /^{Jafuietuy Ovwwut wide awake WYLIE A local authority on the Suez Canal is Walter J. Cunningham. Only recently he brought us a wealth of information on the Ca- nal regarding its operations, his- tory and other data, including rates charged for passage through that body of water, all of which is very interesting in view of the Irecent publicity accorded the mat- ter in the press and other media. ^ ¥ Two Lavon men we know just about have it made. We refer to Bruce Webb and Ray Smith. Their wives are now the own- ers of the Lavon Grocery, pur- chased from Mr. and Mrs. Miles Williams. Now the crop outlook doesn't worry Bruce and Ray nearly so much, what with their wives "...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 8 August 1957

f-mSBF, m I Thursday, August 8, 1957 VV '.si'" SL- :'s>^s THJJ WYLBE NBW8 ' ' W! *■ . ' .' I * Near The Shores Of Lake Larea! — Hampton Cleaners Installs Equipment O. W. Hampton, owner and op- erator of Hampton's Cleaners here, has announced the installa- tion of some new equipment this week. Installed has been a new air vacuum machine, which will speed up the pressing process and will enable the firm to improve the creasing of garments. Also a new Topper press has been added to the firm's equip- ment. This machine will be used in the pressing of the top part of men's trousers. Addition of the new equipment is in line with the policy of the firm in keeping the very latest cleaning and pressing facilities available to service the large list of customers. Boost your Home Town! GOC Alert Set For Sunday Afternoon 0 An alert has been scheduled for the Ground Observer Corps here Sunday afternoon, it has been an- nounced. The alert will be irora 1:30 un- til 5:30 p.m., the announcement ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 8 August 1957

■ Sv/ylj 'I.yn in iunmimmrnmnm W,<-',.' - ' f""/ ".•■•> •" • '' ■ 1 • IPP1 "> fR'' s; ' « • • ' *n'; ■ The Shorn Of Lain Lawn! Pvt* Joe C. Spruill Finishes Basic Pvt. Joe C. Spruill, son of Mrs. Willma H. Spruill of Wylie, is scheduled to complete 8 weeks of basic training with the 4th Armored Division at Fort Hood, early this month. The 22-year-old soldier is a graduate of Wylie High School and a former employee of the Southwestern Life Insurance Co., lb Dallas. Corder Reunion Held Lake Lavon, July 28 Seventy members of the Corder family enjoyed a barbecue and reunion at Lake Lavon on July 28. The group met at the home of Mr. and Mrs. H. J. Corder Sr., who lives at Glad Acres. Barbecuc was prepared by the men in the family, and well-filled baskets were furnished by the ladies. i : Regardless of the make and model you choose, save money and time by financing it at this bank. The interest is low, and the monthly repayments can be arranged to suit your budget. j ., f Member F...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 8 August 1957

Near The Shore# Of Lake Lawi! THIS WYLIE NEWS Thursday, August 8, 1957 WYLIE UONS LICK CHOPS AND GNASH TEETH OVER LAST OF THEIR SELF-PREPARED "KILLS" For the past three or four months, rotating committees of local Lions have been preparing the meals for the evening meet- ings, and not without benefit to mankind, since many new and original recipes have resulted for gastronomic posterity. Thursday night, however, the local Lions gnashed teeth and licked chops over the last of these self-prepared "kills" and voted unanimously to turn the banquet-making over to the Meth- odist Ladies in the future. The ladies will be put to their own resources, however, in prepa- ration of the menus, and will not have access to the file of recipes originated by the Lions over the past months. After many expres- sions of confidence and apprecia- tion to the several banquet com- mittees of the past, the Keeper of the Vault was instructed to file said original recipes on the Lower Level for the benefit of...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 8 August 1957

■ Near the Shores Of Lake Lavoi! W pi THE WYLIE NEWS Thursday, August 8, 1957 Brownsboro Officials Here Last Thursday For Tour Of Area Mayor Charles C. Rahm ol Brownsboro, Texas, and Joe Ful- cashier of the First State Bank there and member of that town's city commission, were in Wylie last Thursday on an in- spection tour of the area. Mayor Rahm and Councilman Fulgham were both elected to office in the East Texas city this past April, and are currently in- volved in working out a long- ran§fc plan for growth and expan- sion in their city. While here, they visited with Mayor D. W. Click and C. Truelt Smith, who showed them various points of interest here, including the city's new sewage disposal plant, treatment facilities of the North Texas Municipal Water Dis- trict, Lake Lavon, the Johnston Old Issues Of News Are Needed Issues of newspapers formerly published in Wylie are needed at The News, and any reader having such issues are requested to con- tact us. Editions of 25 year:, ag...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 8 August 1957

Shores Of Lake Uml • •• '•;> ■ • ■ \ <* C K * ; WYLPA 5Mj V '' *y ■ < ' . ' . -m Thursday, nt ads rtnt taMrUon. 3c p« word- Zach additional Insertion. 2c per word. Classified Ad Dept., Dial No. 2642 MOTOR CHBGK-UP: It cost* loss to check trouble before It occurs. An expert mechanic ean keep your ear In the beet condition and pre- vent expensive repairs. WARD'S GARAGK. WE COVER several styles and 6izes cloth buttons. — Hampton Cleaners. 2-tfc. THINKING About Selling? Call Tyler Auction Service, collect, 6-2645, Garland. "We Sell Any- thing, Anywhere." (12-4p-tfc FOR WATER HAULING, Call Jack Parr, at 2561, Wylie. 13-tfc tOR SALE: Plumbing Tools, Parts and Fittings; Truck.—114 S. Cottonbelt, phone 3896. 14-3p AUTO GLASS installed; Tailor- made Seat Covers; Door Panels; Head Linings.—Willie Stibbens, Marble & Jackson, pho. 2111. (14t FOR SALE by owner, Modern, small, one-bedroom house in Wy- lie. Call Mr. Kinser, DA-7-0952, Dallas. 15-4p -«FOR SALE: 3-Bedroom Brick; $700.00...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Wylie News — 15 August 1957

J • 7 " fft' ' • - . "7, m Welcome to Wylie! NEAR THE LAKES TWO RAILROADS M HOUR TO DALLAS THE NEWS Serving Collin County's Fastest Growing City Welcome to Wylie! PLENTY OF WATER PLEASANT CLIMATE MANY CHURCHES VOLUME TEN WYLIE, COLLIN COUNTY, TEXAS, THURSDAY, AUGUST 15, 9157 NUMBER 17 wide awake WYLIE Two important people were in Wylie, Saturday morning. They were Frank W. Cawthorn, district engineer for the Texas Highway Department, and W. iEL (Bill) Wil- liams, who is an engineer with the department out of the Dallas office. They were inspecting the work on State Highway 78, be- tween Wylie and Garland, which will be completely finished with- in the next couple of weeks. We have known both for a number of years. Mr. Cawthorn was an engi- neer for Collin County several years ago, and of course, Mr. Wil- liams lived here for some three or four years while he was with the U. S. Engineers during con- struction of the Lavon Dam. They are both "tops" in their profes- sion and fine fello...

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