4 Sep 1947 The Eagle, Bryan, TX
VISITORS ENTHUSE OVER LIFE IN ALASKA Week-end guests in the O. G. Tomlinson home were Mr. Tumlinson’s sister, Mrs. Hiram J Rhode of Pleasanton, his sister- in-law, Mrs. W. L. Tumlinson of Anchorage, Alaska, and her i daughter, Miss Rebecca Tumlinson. and friend, Miss Nell Wickersham. Formerly residents of j San Antonio, the group is as enthusiastic about Alaska as they formerly were about Texas, saying that that country with its fertile soil suitable for all types of agriculture and its valuable timber has unlimited possibilities. They also remarked that the climate of Anchorage and its vicinity was more comforta- | ble than that of many of the states.