The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on October 10, 1955 · Page 11
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 11

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Monday, October 10, 1955
Page 11
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JfOrTDAT, OCTOBER W, turn BLri'HKVH,LB (ARKT OOUKIBR ICEW1 PAOB BLBYBl OIL PROGRESS WEEK OCTOBER 9-15 A Salute To The Oil Industry of America - Building A Better Future W.R.CAMPBELL Distributor Lion Oil Products R.C.FARR&SONS Distributor I'i Oil I'I-OKTCS JVynn Campbell and Russell Farr. 'iflured above are a representaiion of Blvtheville's leading oil distributors watching Mayor .Jackson sign the Blylhevill* lil I'ronTCSs-Week Proclamation. they are: G. 0. 1'oelz, S. E. Tune, ,1. N. Quick, Don Haley, Mayor Jackson, ESSO STANDARD OIL CO. J.N. Quick Distributor ALLEN PETROLEUM COMPANY Distributor SHELL OIL PRODUCTS PROCLAMATION WHEREAS we live in a time in which the enemies of freedom have challenged the ideals of our free society, and WHEREAS for nearly a century the men and women of the oil industry have championed those principles of competition, initiative, and individual liberty on which our nation is founded, and WHEREAS through the practice of these principles the oil industry has come to symbolize the attainment of a standard of living previously unknown, and WHEREAS the week of October 9 to 15, inclusive, has been designated Oil Progress Week, when the citizens of this community engaged in the oil business will report to their neighbors on their achievements to date and their plans for the future, NOW, THEREFORE, I, E. R. Jackson, Mayor of Blytheville, do hereby proclaim the week of October 9 to 15, inclusive, to be Oil Progress Week and do direct the attention of our citizens to the many and varied contributions of the oi! industry to modern living, as well as to those freedoms which are the special heritage of this nation, and without which neither the oil industry nor the progress it typifies could exist. IN WITNESS WHEREOF I have hereunto set y hand and caused the seal of Blytheville to be affixed. (SIGNED) City of Blytheville, Arkansas G. 0. POETZ OIL COMPANY Conoco Distributors "I Sell That Stuff" THE TEXAS CO. Distributor TEXACO PRODUCTS R. M. LOGAN S. E. TUNE Distributor GULF REFINING PRODUCTS MAGNOLIA PETROLEUM COMPANY JIMMIE ENGLAND Distributor , OIL and IPROGRESS L go HAND ;f in HAND-

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