The Brazosport Facts from Freeport, Texas on June 18, 1957 · Page 2
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Freeport, Texas
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Tuesday, June 18, 1957
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S. J. Wrljljt Wright's Fharmier THE PACTS JBraKosport and Brasoria Oaunty, Tuegday, June 18. 1967 ^ a, County 1BUSINESS!REVIEWJ«1 A Weekly Editorial And Pictorial Feature Of The Progress Of Brazoria County Business firmt Paul K. Moorfl Moore Fontisc Ce. C/ Von Eddlenan Vim's Tackle a Gift Shop n. Frank drier Modem Cleaners W. J. Grcirorr Gregory Shoe Bepal- Mrs. E. C. Karisch Karisch F.-ibrle Shop Frank Pace Pace's Sinclair Set-Tin Harry Ilpnrn Braionport Electronic! I.. D. MrCo<lln liejal Service James C. Parker Parker Motoif 1. W. Shannon The Music Bor •• .^'Wraial^f. Herman J. Darii Insurance Clyde V. Lw> Clyd« V. I.e. Motor Co. Fred Palmer C. T. Clark Texai Gulf Finance Cim't eat now! I Have To Read "THE FACTS" Business Review Page... FACE'S SINCLAIR SERVICE STATION DOWNTOWN .FREEPORT "LET VS SERVICE YOUK CAR WHILE YOU SHOP" 20Z W. ^^a Across from Grant* MODERN CLEANERS U. FRANK CAItTKR DIAL 35222 Air Conditioner SERVICE • Itoom Air Conditioner! • Residential • Commercial • *ny make or model III Sliej of riltera In Stock PHONE; FREEPORT S-2338 ANGLETON 75» CLIMATE ENGINEERING CO. 8-E-E THE New NECCHI Super Nova NECCHI Push Ljtton Sewln? TVlachine NOW 0\ DISPLAV! Couie In iiid s fe the WOXDIiK OK WO.NUEUS AT Vottt NECCHI-ELNA DtALEK FRENCH SEWINO SHOP Zil bloi-fck ol r ilj S h»av 388 THE TERMITOX CO, fttl ISTHMUS PHONE 3-4391 Aulo GUsj luitallutioa « Plate Gla re Front toutr^tora • Cut-to-Otdtr Mirror. BRAZOS GLASS & MIRROR EAST 5Ul ST FBKEI-OKT PHONE |-«l« Sea Horse Is Leader In Outboards Sporting Goods ^l^n^i^hl P .':<™ /!' P i. 18 . h ' p ' ; 18 h '.?' e!ec ' sales is one of the moj * complete that were cloner-rprf hv «i, n _ Goods has come to be known as the boating trade headquarters of Brazoria County. And though it probably isn't as obvious, that goes for motors, too. One look at the building on the Lake Jackson Road in Clute shows ..,., — h. p. electric; the 35 h. p.; the 35 h. p. electric; and the 35 h. p. Javelin (also electric). The 35 Javelin if the prize of the group. It is a custom motor, with gold and white color scheme enhanced with chrome trim, and variety of the boat stocks. • several sales is one of the most complete outboard motor service departments on this section of the Gulf Coast. And Included in this service department is the boat rigging facilities. For any motor and boat combination, the work men of thl But in the same building, a less obtrusive display of motors takes up little more than a corner, but s at least as important as the loats themselves. This is the county dealership for le Johnson Sea Horse, which is le biggest name in the outboard ield. The great experience of the ohnson engineers, and the great- r craftsmanship of the workers, reduces a better motor. There arc nine models offered, tics, including quietness, easy starting, and ability to idle. If you are contemplating a motor for the purpose of skiing, Store Owner Fred Palmer says that the person of average ability needs to be pulled by a motor of about 25 . P. . Experienced skiiers can get by on a great deal less power, Fred fays. In fact, during the recent ski events of the SunFest Days activities, Fred pulled 10 skiiers <«11 skilled performers) behind a nd at most times Palmer's will beat equipped with two 35 h. p. _. .. .. T_l ave a complete stock. These ara ie 3 h. p.; the 5j h. p.; the 7J h. Johnsons. department can rig up a for ward steering wheel, hand throt- characters- | tie, an d shift control. To go with this service the store carries a complete line of marine hardware. In the main sporting goods store itself, which is apart from the boat and motor display building, Fred has recently added weight lifting equipment to the other lines he offers. The line of barbells and other items arrived this week. Also in this ftore, Palmer carries fishing tackle, golf equipment, skiing equipment, archery supplies, and most-other items in the sports lines. To call attention to the experience of Johnson. Palmer points Along with the Aboard moto/^the njmber°of that were pioneered by the company. The major ones number 23, and these include the use stainless steel underwater parts, 27 year ago; shock nbsoAer drive, 34 years ago; underwater exhaust, 28 years azo; and many more. Costly, But Unusual Floor Covering NEW YORK—(IB—Pave your floors with cash — if you have A tile manufacturing company has come out with a vinyl floor covering which holds the real coins. The tils — called "polkatile" —has colored polka dots the same size as nickels, dimes, quarters, and half-dollars. The dots sre removable so you can substitute money. There's just one catch. The company provides the polka dots — not the money. Unique Beauty Contest Scheduled A new type of beauty contest for girls between the ages of 16 and 20, either single or married, began Monday, June 17, at the Leslie and Morrow Appliance Center on Highway 35 in Angleton. Tha contest is to select the local candidate for the Miss Portable Appliance contest to be held July 12 in Houston. The winner! of these finali and her escort get an expense-paid six days at the Ambassador Hotel in Hoi lywood, with two-way passage on an American Airlines plane guided tours and entertainment There is no obligation on entering. The procedure for a girl to follow is to bring her photo by the Leslie and Morrow Appliance Cen- ter between June 17 and 21 to register her name and address. For the next two weeks after phasizing their service center. All of the ' mechanics in thei service department are factory ,, ... act HUE department are factory the registration date the photo .,,,•„„,, , „ . „_ ' al - LU '-y will go on display with the photos I * an<1 aU ' Ogcthcr ' the de ' of others who enter at the appli- i partment contains men that RICHARDSON'S PHOTOGRAPH STUDIO Nut to Shenrln-WIUlara* In hoilnc* U yean in Vela SpecteUitar In Cklldrrn'i Photography DO YOUR SHOPPING THE EASY WAY! CHECK THIS CON- VIENT BUSINESS REVIEW PAGE EVERY TUESDAY FAST, CONVENIENT AND CONFIDENTIAL OANS $5 to $1,000 Texas Gulf Finance Co FREEPORT Phone 1-Z631 BURNO UUIXIIU COSIPANY "Y 0 U It B R A N L> N A il 1-: S T O R E" WEST COLUMBIA, TEXAS PHONE JS ance store. The voting is done through sales. Anyone, purchasing a General Electric portable appliance will be given a certain number of vote?, depending on (lie amount of the purchase, for anyone of his choice. The local contest closes on Saturday, July 6. Each girl who goes able to handle any type of home appliance. A feature of the department is that they can and will service any appliance in the county, at the same cost, with charges in Braz- osport the same as those in Angleton. The television repair and main- section of 1 this depart- , „ . to Houston recc'ves a portable ap- ment handles the 90-day free ser- pliance from Leslie and Morrow, vice guarantee on all television whether or not she places at the j sets sold at Leslie and Morrow B 3 , f '"in f USt0n ; h I ™' • Corvic ' 1 " Kivcn »nywhe« in But aside from the unique beau- Brazoria County. ty contest, Leslie and Morrow, who are among the leaders in the •!ire and range of their appliance stocks, with an estimated $50,000 n models on display, are also em- On all white appliances for the home — ranges, refrigerators, and the like — the firm keeps the appliance in good order for the first year without added charge. Another point emphasized by the firm is their credit facilities, by which they worh out a lime payment plan with a buyer by which low-cost bank interest is charged, rather than the loan company interest charged by many firms. Ironing Board Needs No Lifting NEW YORK —(W— New In the laundry department: an I*onln£ board that doesn't need to be lifted. The brmrd has two sets of wheels in the rear log. One set enables the homcmaker to roll instead of carry — the folded board to and from the storage space. The second set enables the woman who irons while seated to move the board as needed, instead of the chair. (Arvin Industries, Inc., Columbus, Ind. U L. Itherrk I*ke TV Centtf W. If. AUJed Fence 0* ;/'.'•' Mr. Leslie « Fnrn. Thomiwon Mtr-Len Rhon C. L. Morrow lentle A Morrow Fora. * AppU Lewta C*to, tr. C. D. Stpetj C* Jack ftamler Bnuo> ni«M Mlrrar Jack BtMktoB Regal 8errlM Mrs. Richardson Richardson'! Stadia A. G. Kotieboc Brano Drn> John D. Scrofdm Rrazosport Electronic! Bill HammomU Shcrwln-Willlami Roy Martin Martin i Molon Mrs. J. O. Melancou French Sewing Shoppe Ray Martin Whlte'a Velax* L. O. Chapman jr Climate Enfineertnc For Information & . Reservation For This Business Review CALL THE BUSINESS REVIEW EDITOR at thft Brazosport Facts Angleton 5246 Freeport 3-3511 THE FINEST SERVICE IN THE BRAZOSPORT AREA PENNER'S HUMBLE SERVICE WITH » LOCATIONS TO SEBVE YOD. N*. 1— tn W. 4ih—FREBFOItT PHONE J.«f<l • *~*? W> *n«l-FB PHONE J-M41 ARTIST SUPPLIER PICTURE FRAMING PalnU for All Pnrpoaea TOE Sherwln-Wllllanu Co. Hwy 2M Phone J-250I Vefaaeo T.V. BALKS * RF.KVICE Pbona 7-Z3U TELEVISION CENTEB 36 Circle VV.y FORD SALES & SERVICE Clyde V. Lee MOTORS AUTllORlZtP DEAXEV Phnn. 15J-1S3 WEST COLUMBIA, TEXAS Lower price*—Lower profit Became of Smaller Overhead NEW and USED CARS Only clean, ru«t free, up »taU Can. LEE HE Alt N MOTOR CO. 1223 E. MnlOerry St. Ph. 6101 Angleton, KARISCH'5 FABRICS "WE HAVE THE VERY HEST" r»6 W. Broad Freeporl low Authored BTUDEBAKEB-PACKARD Dealer c^X'A™^™™ „„„.,„, 8EBVJCI . ON ^ »M 8. VELASCO Ph. W9J ANQLETON. TEXAS MARTIN MOTORS LEONARD'S Floor Covering Co. PHONE 7-M1J Carpets and Linoleum Kubber-Asphalt * Vinyl Tila PlaiUe Uraiuboard* and Venetian Blind* FLOOR FINISHING FKKK ESTIMATES WORK GUARANTEED 36 Circle Wa, LET'S KEEP IT COOL THIS SUMMER > W£ WILL INSTALL IT. WE WILL WIRE IT WE WILL SERVICE IT. v WE WILL FINANCE IT. KOOM or CENTRAL AIR CONDITIONING 1957 1-ton UNIT - $189.15 j«st»U«d. (N- I Wiring) MORRO Lot's Go Fishing VON'S TACKLE * OIFT SHOP BOAT STORAGE and BOATS B*ccau«sr Motori-Hkhlng Tackle Gift* . l>inuerware- Hyroco OmamtuuU Hwy Z88 V/t Mile. S. Au«let<in CJuuie* * LUiia Von Eddltman PHONE 5151 ALLIED FENCE CO. W* GULF. BLVD. Pa 1-4771 BRAZOSPORT ELECTRONICS SOI SOUTH AVE. A VELASCO. TEXAS AUTHORI/EO ZENITH DEALER GUARANTEED RKPArn ALL IIODELB. HADIO ^rv PHONE 'I 8 ' 08 J-476. NEW ft USED CARS at LOWEST PRICES PARKER MOTORS LINCOLN—MERCURY FREEPORT WE CARRY THE LATEST LADIES, MISSES. TEENS JUNIORS CLOTHING AND ACCESSORIES, FOR St'MMKIl MAR-LEN SHOP N. PAXKINH PLACE LAKE JACKSON MUSIC BOX ALL THE LATEST RECORDS RCA ICECORD PLAYEHS 209 E. park Phona 3-4218 free part 1 TON CHRY3LEI1 AIRTEMP WINDOW UNIT Only REGAL SERVICE Phone 3-S1H1 ooi N. <;I;LF VELASCO, TEXAS MUSIC HEADQUARTER ol record*. Louf pUvUi* <3.S»-»5.M, Sinjlc 45', Popular duoce bauds ftielodicj to JOHN-SON OUTBOARD 3AI.ES »nd SERVICE PALMER'S Sporting Goods 3ANSOMDAVIS Insurance Agency ALL TYPES OF TNBURANC* DIAL 1-5229 !2« W. Park AT*. Pn*r«i WRIGHT'S PHARMACY -PRE8CR1PTIONI8TS— 8. J. "Cjr" Wrlfht. Ph. G. R. f. Phone 3333 5435 Brazoria "Quality Parity, and ScrrtM" CD SUPPLY CO. Industrial Suppliei Pump & Tool Rentals Z2J Bra«M Blvd. Acroai from Th. Corbitt Marine Wayg, Inc. Phon. |-«6U Nlfhl T-M FREEPORT, TEXAI LAKE CHlfc BD. JACKSON rHONE j.jiu OJfl d SMALL liUAT b'UJHt)" LARGEST STOCK OP NEW aud USED OQTBOARD BOATS aud MOTORS IN BRAZORIA COUNTY VALOIS TJUtfQtl INN VILLAGE and LAK£ JACKSON SAVE '£M! KKF.UUS SHOE EEPAIE W 27th ANNIVERSARY SALE NOW IN PROGRESS ! VALUKS GOOD THRU JUKE tt Hundred. O/ Manry-Sa?lu Uar ( aln>! Don't Mlu ThU Out- kUudlug Event! Uhop Early F«c Complete Selection*! WHITE ita Bud. Ph. i-ua VELASCO MOORE PONTIACCO. NEW PONTIAO SALES ii, 8ERVIOZ VONTUO TODAri OUT8TANU1NU VALUB "WHKKJS TO 8tJTT !M UICKOK* I*, t-lfn

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