The Brazosport Facts from Freeport, Texas on December 21, 1960 · Page 12
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

The Brazosport Facts from Freeport, Texas · Page 12

Publication:
Location:
Freeport, Texas
Issue Date:
Wednesday, December 21, 1960
Page:
Page 12
Start Free Trial
Cancel

Page 12 THE BRAZOSPORT FACTS Brazosport and Brazoria County* Texas, Wed., December 21, I960 Bituminous coal mining in the United States is more than 90 per cent mechanized.. By L. M. VACGHAN Beginning in the latter part of January, a scries ot rice meet- <~.nuntv Agent RICE EDUCATION MEETINGS SET WILL BE CLOSED TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY ngs will be held in afl rice, pro- lucing counties of Extension District li, covering ths upper coastal area of Texas. These meetings have been set ip by the County Agricultural Agents in each county, under the direction of the District Agricul- ural Agent of District 11, Silver yhitsett of Richmond. An Extension rice team has SHOWING CHARLES UGHTON Sensational 665- day pursuit of Bid killer- ihipAUenti* torpedoes •cross the tcreui? STARTS FBI. 8:85 P8I THEY TURNED RedMacMURW-JsanHAGEN Special Matinee Friday 1:30 FIX , Thnrs.' "The tast Days Of Pompeii" "MacnmTia Love" been organized by Whltsett, consisting of R. J. Hodges, Extension agronomist nnd rice spppinlist; C. F. Garner, Extension Entomologist; and Bob Cherry, Extension Agricultural economist, all from Texas A & M College. This team will bring the latest research information to rice farmers in District 11, on production, insect control and the economic situation of the rice business. Each meeting will be about % hours in length, and each group will have an opportunity to ask questions of any one appearing on the program. The schedule of these meetings in this area is: Wednesday, Jan. BRAZOSPORT MEAT CO. 114 N. GULF BLVD. FREEPORT We Wish All Our Friends and Customers A VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS U. S. FED BABY BEEF SALE RABBITS Fresh Dressed : lib. HCRMEL BACON DrtACT SHOULDER KWM9I ROUND _________ __.., SHOULDER STEAK GROUND MEAT BUDGET PAN SAUSAGE SIRLOIN OR T BONE ROUND VEAL STEAK BACON POTATOES 10 LtJ ORANGES Hormel Ends & Pieces . ....«» With Meat BAQ Purchase 5 Lb. With Meat BAO Purchase SPECIALS GOOD WED., DEC. 21 THRU DEC. 26 We Will Be Open Christmas Day SYNOPSIS: Michael kits rescued Cosienbrleker from » (rank at the bottom of the sen and has left him, safe from the clutches of the Monsler of the Deep, In friendly Turtle Clly. Now he Is free to dive Into (he wnler nnd continue hit •earch for the black pearl aboard the sunken ARADOON. CHAPTER FIFTEEN THE CIANT SQUID N OT SO far from the Turtle City Michael saw iht blue-shadowed hulk of the ARADOON looming ahead of htm. Swarms offish hovered around the prow and thousands of mussels clung to the naked masks. Michael grasped the anchor chain nnd something snapped around his fingers. He drew back In alarm. A lobster wai dinging to his hand. He flung It off and kicked at the chain. Dozens of lobster* tumbled off of it. He swam over die half-collapsed railing and stood oiithebticUcddedc. Shivering, he made his; way 10 an open hatch and glided Into a great tunnel leading down. ' He passed the cook's galley with Its shattered potteiy scattered everywhere. He swam through, the crew's quarters and the cargo areas arid came at last to a closed cabin wUh UtrrAW written on me tilted door. He kicked af die door and It fell off Its hinges and floated away. In the Hue darkness he saw die shape 25, 7:30 p.m., Rosenberg, for Ft. Bend County farmers; Thursday, Jan. 26, T:30 p.m., Angleton, for Brazoria County farmers; and Wednesday, Feb. 8, 10 a.m., Bay City, Icr Matagorda County farmers. The exact meeting place for each meeting has not been definitely worked out, but rice farmers in all the above counties will be notified by the county agents in each county as to the exact meeting time and place, well in advance of the meeting. «>F a ;runk wedged under thecaptaln's bunk. 11 *rHERE It Isl 1 he thought Joy- I fully. But as he reached out, the whole bed seemed suddenly to come alive and an enormous arm swung down and wrapped Itself around die trunk. For a moment Michael ihoughtthe. ghost of the captain himself was ris- Ing from the bed. Then two other arms slid towaid him and he saw that It wasn't the captain but a giant squid guarding the treasure. Seven of the creature's arms were missing and, staring at the other three, Michael knew that here was die 3-flngcred Monster of the Deep come to keep his vow. He backed against the wall. The squid's arms followed him. ^Scarcely breathing, Michael edged to the doorway and turned (o flee. P HOEELUNG Itself with bursts of black Ink, the squid jetted after him. Slimy arms slapped atMfchael's legs as he slipped through a yawning hatch and dived Into the crushcd-ln hold. Sand scraped his chest and his shoulder lung banged against the ship's broken ribs. Suddenly he found himself wtdgei Into a crevice and could go no farther. Twisting around In panic he saw the eye of the squid staring at him through the crevice. •What shall I do?" moaned Mlofcad, a.« he dulched the ship's ribs, .a jagged sliver suddenly broke off In his hands and, with out stopping to think, he plunged the tip through the crevice and speared the unsuspecting squid lirough the heart. Quickly he squeezed out of the crevice and sped away. Happy as he was to have killed the squid, he knew the Monster of die Deep still had two lives left and he must hurry. He- returned to the captain's cabin and kicked off die rusted locks of die Iron trunk. He threw back the top and stared wide eyed at the hundreds ol pieces of gold dial lay before him. Lvlr<! amon-: the '•oUl was a s'tvcr box and in the box was the predoiii black pearl. Michael took out tlw pearl nnd slipped It Inside his faca mask. Then, with a last look of long. Ing at the gold, he slammed shut tha trunk and turned (o leave. •I'm frecl' he thought happily n.i he came out on the deck.Tveescapedl the Monster after all!" But even as he spoke, a 3-eyed viper flsh slipped through thebucklcd deck nnd darted toward him. ('Tomorrow: ntHfan of Mr) Lying In (lie trunk was the precious black ptarl. * CHINA * GLASSWARE * PICTURES , * PLAQUES * CORNING WAT*.!*! GIVE GIFTS WITH A FUTURE . .. * G.E. TABLE & TRANSISTOR RADIOS * BRASSWARE * LAMPS * SMALL APPLIANCES * HOOVER VACUUM J Innv* Highway 288 AN 3-2555 Clute ONLY 3 SHOPPING DAYS 'TIL CHRISTMAS GIANT CHRISTMAS SALE! PRICES CUT TO SAVE YOUR MORE! COME IN AND SEE ' THE SAVINGS YOU CAN MAKE ON QUALITY MERCHANDISE AT THESE REDUCED PRICES • '' BUY ON EASY TERMS LET YOUR CREDIT BE YOUR "BUY" WORD CHRISTMAS SPECIALS ! Electric Skillet with controls, immersible- only 12.95 Electric Portable Hand Mixer only 10.95 Famous Brand Steam & Dry Iron only 8.88 Pop-Up Toaster, fully automatic .... only 9.95 Electric Sauce Pan only 10.95 Electric Blender (ideal at Xmas) only 12.95 Electric Blanket only 14.62 Famous Brand CAMERA OUTFIT • Camera • Case 0 Flash • Viewer • Bulbs • Battery • Film SPECIAL BUY YOTTR BEATTTIFXTL honeycomb toachgructrd gas range...: TAPPER CORNING*WARE BIG 12 FOOT General Electric REFRIGERATOR Yellow only HURRY! LIMITED QUANTITY. TEP.MS TO SUIT YOUR NEEDS for only with operating trade $10095 Anurict'i molt popuUr d vtriitlU »ot Mid* of Pyroctrtm to withstand .Any •zlram* of he*t or cola. Gltimlng wiUl blu. ihilgn. un on oro nun oin Nnon uoraiu noun OM. fc.lttM Hill .«! Infer time '» snua IOIKUI Ui*.t(hi4 ft k.u.4 I. i.ltk .v.r* ... inarM Complete Selection of RADIOS Portable or Transistor Prices Start At $15.95 TOYS SEE ALL THE 'BOWL GAMES" ON A NEW G.E. TELEVISION 17" G.E. Portable T.V. • UFETIMI GUAXANTH M kiMn M4 OVM • All Forctlaln burnt! IMM. M4 va. H art KM 9 H«xe-Sp««l Ovtn n : PRICES START AS LOW AS model G-177 • Flexible Automatic Control • Activator Washing Action • Damp-dry Spin • Holds 8 ibs. of Dry Clothes AUTOMATIC WASHER NOW ONLY *168 88 WITH OPERATING 3-T ALL WEATHER Christmas Tire Sale ! As Low As ._...— General Electric CONSOLE TV Wireless - Remote CONTROL Prices Start 2" *249 Prices Start As Low As $ ««oc BLACK 11 JO 6:00-18 Tube Type 6:70—15 BLACK WHITEWALLS For As Low As ,. $1460 14 6.70-16 Tuba Type ALL GOODYEAR TIRES ARE TURNPIKE PROVED •AH prices plus tax and th old Urea off .vour car retard- less of condition. "^^^^^^^ GOOD SERVICE STORE 222 WEST 2nd ST. PHONE BE 3-2228 '//A FREE PARKING W///////////////////A OPEN 8-.30 A.M. — 6 P.M. FEEEPORT \ LET YOTJS CREDIT BE WORD 1

What members have found on this page

Get access to Newspapers.com

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 11,100+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free