Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas on February 20, 1973 · Page 9
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Northwest Arkansas TIMES, Tuei., Feb. 20, 1973 · 9 FAYITTEVILLI, ARKANSAS . ANNOUNCING: F. O. "Bud" Page, |Sheet Metal Specialist, is now a part of AMERICAN Heating "Bud-^page Air Conditioning Come By and Let "Bud" Build Your Custom Sheet Metal! 18 E. Township Rd. (Turn West Off Hwy 71 B) I 521-5333 SPRING FABRIC SALE HAWAIIAN PRINTS Bright Spring Florals with the Island Influence. 45"'Wide. 100% Acrylic. Machine Wash -- No Iron. Reg. 2.98 yd. SPECIAL 1 Yard -» rra FAStflONABlt FOR TOMORROW, FAMJC CITY HAS IT TOOAV- FABRIC CITY Evelyn HUb "Gt With IK» Girlt Who MaU If K1-S3W CHANNEL /WASTER SONY , JBL SANSUl ^ J E N S E N ALTEC DYNACO DUAL GARRARD Complete Line of Accessories / . . , · _ . , . . . - . Electronic Center Northwest Arkansas Plaz-3 402 Walls - North Park Mall in Jo pi in, Me. Carpet Warehouse "Where the Housewife Enjoys Shopping!" You'll recognize such famous names at: MASLAND -- TREND -- PATCRAFT 555 West 15th Ph. 521-5034 (One block west of Soiithgate Shopping Center) itjclol State's Oldest Bank Grows With Area x ^ s x x * "· N '^ %^;f\ ^ iX .v^*Y.\ ^; \«VV *V Your Valuables Deserve A SAFE DEPOSIT BOX Safeguard documents and other valuables against possible fire, theft and loss with a Safety Deposit box. Our rental rates are reasonable and the peace of mind -- divine. · Home and Personal Loans · Old Coins 0 Insurance Policies · Your Will · Fire Insurance and any special papers that mean so much to you and your family. BE S A F E . . . . B E SURE fmcllROYBflflK M«mbet F.D.I.C. Your Master Charge, BankAmcrlcard and American Express Executive Credit Bank. MEMBER FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORP. Rising high above surrounding buildings, the new structure housing "The Oldest Bank in Arkansas" is readily recognized against the Fayetteville skyline. The firm occupied the buil'ding in 1972, just 100 years after moving into the previous building ; which remains connepied'to,the.new building. 'Oldest Bank In Arkansas' Begins Second Century Of Service To City And Area The "Oldest Bank in Ar- 1 kansas", Fayetteville's McIIroy Bank, is into its second century of service to the people of Fayetteville a n d surrounding areas. Facilities of the bank, completed in 1972, are a far cry from the modest building vacated in 1972 after 100 years. The bank evolved from a partnership between William McII- roy and Denton Stark on Jan. 2, 1871. That agreement did not spec ify that McIIroy was buying part of the bank, but rather that he was to receive a return of 20 per cent per annum on his $5,000 from the profits of the bank until Jan. I, 1872 or longer. The agreement was extended beyond the original expiration date, but it was not until Jan uary of 1876 that the bank took the name it has worn for mon than a century. On Jan. 2,1876, William Mcfl roy put up a new sign readuij "William McIIroy Bank." Management of the bank has emained. in the McIIroy fam- [y since its founding. Today's loard chairman and president, Hayden McIIroy, Is a direct res- cendant. The bank remained in the iron ront building constructed by tark from its opening untf !972 when the new, modern ank was constructed just north of the original building and stil :onnected to the original. The new building contains 3,100 yards of concrete; 24 tons of reinforced steel; 1,26 yards of carpeting; 5,000 squari feet of bronze glass includin; vertical exterior panels whicl measure 22 feet high, one-hal inch thick and weigh 1,50 pounds each. The structure contains 20,78(1 square feet of space and wa formally opened on July II 1972, There exists in the new builc ing the same spirit of hospita ity and service that is backe by 100 years of McIIroy ban experience. · Engine Tune-Up · Brake Reline · Lube and Oil Change · Front-End Alignment GOODYEAR Service Store 104 N. East Ave., Fayetteville Phone 442-6222 88 Keys to a Richer Life . . . . Through Self Expression Piano or Organ Choose an instrument from our fine selection of new and used models. Yamaha, Cable - Nelson, Currier Pianos Hammond and\ Yamaha Pianos from $570 up Music · Instruction Hammond Organ Studios of FAYETTEVILIE 2423 N. College, Fayerleville Ph. 443-2131 Two tellers await' customers in the new, modern McIIroy Bank Building on East Street. PJenty of space and ample employees to help customers conduct business efficiently and speedily are available and employees promise friendly service. CURITY COTTON BALLS 260's Reg. 83* SPECIAL 17 No Dealers Please Fastest-Cutting Super Light Weight - CHAIN SAWS - Powerful Enough for the Pros light enough for the Weekend Woodsman SAW CHAIN SALE! Only Top Qualify Oregon, McCulloch and Homelite. 16" Bar -- List $22.95 4 _ ae 1 K Vi ·«/ WESTERN AUTO Evelyn Hills Shopping Center and Springdale Store i Rodgers Orchards Appletown One Mile East of Lincoln, Arkansat, on Highway 62 · Specializing in SMOKED MEATS from Ozark Mountain Smoke House Try Our Delicious--'·· · Apple Dumplings · Smoked Meat Sandwiches · Cold Apple Cider · FREE COFFEE at all times Open 9:30-5:30 Weekdays, and 10:00-5:30 Saturday and Sunday Closw! Mondays Until Spring What Do You Need To Know About Concrete Blocks! Only thai they are of the highest quality and available in any quantity you desire, WE GUARANTEE BOTH. Check With Us On Your Masonry Needs BUILDERS CONCRETE PRODUCTS Fayetteville 521-3366 NOW IS THE TIME!! "RUTH'S" HAS HUNDREDS OF SUCCESSFUL SALON OWNERS AND HAIRDRESSERS WHO HAVE GRADUATED FROM HER SCHOOL . . . WHY DON'T YOU START YOUR CAREER TODAY ? ? ? Ruth's Beauty College 1200 N. College Ave., Fayetlevilfe There Is Only One "RUTH'S" "EVERYONE HAS TALENT WITH OUR TRAINING.'" Enroll Now Call 521-3571

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