1942 Bert Powell, ACC Junior Cotton Picker

Bert was the high man with 126 lbs of cotton.

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1942 Bert Powell, ACC Junior Cotton Picker - are Mc- before a of Signa f r a - is sororl-...
are Mc- before a of Signa f r a - is sororl- has Rosalie Phoress Betty at steak David Saturday for the nd Walter of homecoming. * t t The ACC juniors went cotton picking again this week. The idea seems to be a custom, besides help Ing the farmers gather their cotton renty-four members of the junioi iss picked 1,800 pounds of colton an afternoon. Max Hefley. whose me state Is Tennessee and whose uthern drawl readily places him the South, set the pace for the tton pickers early in the after- n, but being out of practice slowed down before the work was ne. Bert Powell of Freeport was e high man among the cotton therers ^with 126 pounds. His ck was decorated with large rec llerlng--Fish '45-and Ihe jun- rs decided thai It was the near- t the sophomores ever got to ork. The sack ivas a bprrowec e. Cleve Cullars was second with 7 pounds, and Hazel Smith held e distinction of picking more than other girl with her 83 pounds le trip to and Irom the field was ade In a truck, ops. eked Several ACO groups have cotton Ui recent weeks. Ire which nd N. was cam Gilbert Men

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  1. Abilene Reporter-News,
  2. 15 Nov 1942, Sun,
  3. Page 16

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  • 1942 Bert Powell, ACC Junior Cotton Picker — Bert was the high man with 126 lbs of cotton.

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