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 - McALLEN -- Gas development dominated petroleum...
McALLEN -- Gas development dominated petroleum product news iiis week as two McAllen Field wells spudded ahead of annexation of sites by the city and another Sdinburg Field producer was indicated. Also, Earl Adams, construction superintendent for Sinclair Oil and G** Co., was checking a site ,n the Donna Field south of Alamo for the installation of a dehydra- present Gas Development Takes Spotlight In Valley Area Sen. Thomas Faces Tough Opposition OKLAHOJfA CITY --UP)-- Veteran Sen. Elmer Thomas' 24 years of uninterrupted tenure in the U. S. Senate is facing perhaps its most severe test in Oklahoma's holiday primary election July 4. Challenging him is Rep. Mike Monroney, Fifth. District congressman for 12 years, and co-author of the congressional reorganization bill. ;ion unit in preparation for sale of gas by Sinclair to the Tennessee fas Transmission Co. The field was expected to have apprxoimate- y 50,000,000 cubic feet of gas tor sale by August this year after the completion of pipelines. Work was expected to begin next week, Adams said recently, using pipe now on hand at Corpus Christi. Also preparing the way for a pipeline to the Valley was Bailey Salmon, working for Trunkline Supply Co. to secure easements rights-of-way to draw from Coastal and Mayfair's cycling plant on North Jackson Road. THE TWO recent additions to the Me Allen Field are Coastal Mayfair N \ 1 Keirn Unit north the ,Pa!ms baseball park, which was reported drilling at 3 815 and the No. 2 E. M. Card at Second Street and Erie Avenue, was setting 13 3-8 inch surface at 1.258 feet. The Edinburg Field producer is Magnolia No. 1 J. C. Stephens which was testing perforations at 7,657-62 feet and made in a three- hour test on 5-16 inch choke 512,000 cubic feet of gas with 324

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  1. The Brownsville Herald,
  2. 18 Jun 1950, Sun,
  3. Page 2

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