The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on October 11, 1954 · Page 3
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 3

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Monday, October 11, 1954
Page 3
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MONDAX OCTOBER 11, 1904 (AKK.) CUUK1EK PAGB THBEB OIL PROGRESS WEEK OCTOBER 10-16 In industry, commerce and even in homes across the nation, OIL is a vital force of progress! We salute the oil industry and its important role in this country's ever - expanding economy, and 4 stand ready to help it reach even greater heights A in the future! SPONSORED BY THE OIL DEALERS OF BLYTHEVILLE AMERICAN PROGRESS IS BUILT ON ALLEN PETROLEUM CO. DON HALEY, MANAGER WEST HIGHWAY 18 Ph. 2-2005 ESSO STANDARD OIL CO. J.N. QUICK, AGENT HIGHWAY 18W. Ph. 3-4681 GULF REFINING CO. S.E. TUNE, DISTRIBUTOR DELL ROAD Ph. 3-3251 LION OIL COMPANY WYNN CAMPBELL, CONSIGNEE 5th and ELM STS. Ph. 3-4595 Proclamation Whereas: Healthy competition in business anil commerce Is the hallmark of our American way of life, and one of the major reasons why we, in the United States, enjoy a standard of living far higher than that of any other peoples, and Whereas: The American oil Industry, made up as it is of some «,000 companies, SOO.OOO service stations, and 1,700,000 individuals, encages In vigorous competition at every level, and Whereas: The week of October 10 to 16 has hecn designated OIL I'ROOKESS WEEK, when oil men put aside their economic rivalries and join in telling their neighbors, customers, and friends about the many services and valuable products that they and their industry provide, and Whereas: Citizens in this part of the United Stales who engage in producing, transporting, refining, or marketing petroleum products desire to participate in the observance of Oil Progress Week by joining in activities thill will Illustrate and explain their 1954 slogan: "Oil, SERVES i'OU" Now, Therefore, I, £,. /<\ Aachson do hereby proclaim the week of Oc lober 10 to 16 to be Oil Progress Week »nd do call to the serious consideration of all citizen* the many service, and other contributions made to the betterment of our public, social, business and private lives, » well as to the security of our beloved country, by the oil men who live and work in our midst. In Witness Whereof I have hereunto «t my hand and caused the «al ol my office to be altlxed. C-. l\. AacltAon MAVOR OIL IS WHAT MAKES AMERICA GO!! THE TEXAS COMPANY R. M. LOGAN, CONSIGNEE COTTON BELT TRACKS and MAIN ST. Ph. 3-3391 R. C. FARR and SONS PHILLIPS PETROLEUM CO., Distributor 400 RAILROAD Ph. 3-4567 MAGNOLIA PETROLEUM CO. JIM ENGLAND, DEALER RAILROAD and CHERRY Ph. 3-8272 G. 0. POETZ OIL CO. "I SELL THAT STUFF" PROMISED LAND Ph. 2-2089

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