The Brazosport Facts from Freeport, Texas on May 31, 1957 · Page 1
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$&£&*-, ilW t*f fnSffl firt^ftffttn. for*. * Wore ton and tt the Mar** from Freepurt return gCtc* Company ine big wafcrritf 8, the 8ki4RUaf ^^^to****** £M?s^«?«t SUN f 1ST Mew, contest*, • -4 children. i •J:J8 p.m.~-Suaf«rt Boxing Match** * ~< JUISi * , J:W P.m.-4e«ratt,on Boat Hace front Frwport to „„,„. ton and return. SpdAtdftd bjf Bra*»poft Boat , » Club. Start* at *»« dfrSteUffer Chemical *A« - S""*** ** m i* 1 ** 1 * w *«*Port. .frfSWp.m^Water Ski Show, Featuring SkUSttes Prt! " t>ort c «*M"unity Hods*. 7:30 pJn/-Tal«nt Show fot Mitt Su&est entries. Lake The*** in liM rua^Ju^i Hop on Sorf.^ with L<m,~~ S ta"r' Trail WCTeoc To Get 2 f^^J*.* Par " le ne " *«*«<*« Bridge. Sunfert Beauty Cofttwi Fireworte , »h» «ac* has indicated more a. to the than of intefett ta -LATE BULLETINS- did ih. biilk »l ilM.»laaU^>f <4M akruh. m^th. apyioaeh road 1 to, Death Toll At 98 ***• I* to W no runoff. $ures W* JtaJCIute. We* , JUvtatilBd Manvel forrign a/d progracu All Malw Killed Opal Woodward, name* « the be! at water on the East Coliimbia miliar First be Just at the Beach day — Mtn N v; • i • • p « — The West Columbia city .check of the rise and fall of CouncU discussed suveral flood'the water'level in 1 the East measure* for the locale during,Columbia area. thlt week'* regular •session. , The councilmen adopted a resolution whereby the city •mployaes would make a dally reading during a Hooding atage of the Brazo* River on a river - Muge to be uutalled by the Goo.o-ical Survey c^ew. M,v*« »w< »<««« puruvaB ny Wily Manager Ernest Lee. Th* gauge e<:(ti»jo an r, Assistant Agent Okayed By Court Lee recommended to the council that they seek assistance from the county coramls*. sionen in esUbUshing a back.; maps o e ty up to date, including the new *ub-1 « ola Columbia. He reported that » complete itudy had been made of ^h* situation by «ngi n**r* a* well a* cty personnel and .that they- reported that thl* levy would not create or divert flood water. •' >Jt_ would be erected — •-»*»•• •»•»**»•• *»V%»KU» VUO'.fcai* ' man to do this, deciding toj offer the job to Mason TSWUS dtnance* ready' for adoption at the next now j meeting of the tern. After studying-map* the council found that such a levy would not throw any addition. U Leagui Board At Training Meel Kon-parUunshlp by U board members and ami o( on directing their »Ho strawd at a g seuion ' LeVgue of ^ Wm to draw the ordlnnncejhaud at all times,'and i "•£" S?S»J!«» .l".****.^"?*!? .•'ISS*^ w « «» 5W» H «>, «uwK"»« «?w 'ot»»i^ wunon oi(' M **"i"«w ww oe MCBt at the National Abbreviated B«j|. Wrat Aid station fof >e ding Cain, and an ordinance ca** of heat strokes, hWt J? m Py?» * 1U » «?• ,W«te fir., IWW or drowningarjack Ti '—"- — J a nurse will be on h at to be fa n»wi) plan federal government raJ of l<0 group f«v thutr worlf, *n4 * prompUon ot menu. 11 ..... .j fwnwalte »*>*«» Be ' lMr *> • « hwww* wftt ftre *• 1st Sailfish | Is Reported 1 A (even loot, li inch toll- tub wu brought in kU la*i night by Doe Jones, captain at the "Queen of Tex**." to b* the flrrt sail of the year eaujht ff the Fre«port anon. The tall wai taught tom««M ilea off the IVeeport thS^ right at the edge of the Gulf , m- *««*td UP to ! » nd • «J<* catch mapper. Several more jack* Were: caught on the trip. Jones reported that the party hooked several'king* but the barracuda chopped them In two before they could be brought on deck. Clute Soldier Is Graduated •J^"** TW **~ C1 »* *wi. »on c. Speew, ew of Mr, end Mis, Johnnie j», w ^_. Tex., recently was g ^con^, y ^t» tt ^> lrtm ' ll V I1WW|i ' il '*' h« Army', Ararp^A?, ^ twWfc ' illery and Guided Mlsstlr School, Fort Bliss, Ten. Specialist gpeaf, w^^ec the Army m April, 19M. ~-, *ww «»« %C«M, «r4^u* U..4H* »olvsd Ltoyd Martio Yeamaiu and John DsvtaOray, both of Fretport. J , Ounaiai mounted to a. total! -W? 8 ; Yeamana-wiw issued i] , Heket for driving over the! •enter line wbile Gray got a|. the right No Injurfe* resulted.'L, -..» x «™. m^w. A grass f(re was reported at She bad to be'freed by Ot+Sl p.m. near the Ro " • '"••" ••••*• fc -- *"^. i ^_ 1** to the po*tH w > appointed at the time from office faOowug V •< felony charge*. Pdlmer Urges i«& MI1M1 DIMV aT* -.- foiT.tte SunFest Parade of Boat*'> Saturday and those who want to take put in thla jvent are. asked to get IS touch with, Fred Palmer ,', Pataier. who i* keadtof th> irade and other water afenni 14 connection with the anal t3 ,-,_ SunFest aetivi^e*. m panpm who baie . bo»ta and want to bk in w parMe.to catt him al 5-»«|, The «v**)t wt» atari arouo noon ftaturdur from the CM CcSn^£jfo«*V h * *" P *f ——« -J| Dead Lflrt»^t * aerrier'Albert* MueHaT'la M trouble witta postal^Jial* h£ came he turned a cemetery }£ to a dead letter offioe. , Postal inspectors wveitigat. Harbor Post Vote *. Authprftia« *aid ¥u«ll*r ton, mall ships, Aworc/s Af Commencement

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