The Paris News from Paris, Texas on October 6, 1960 · Page 5
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The Paris News from Paris, Texas · Page 5

Paris, Texas
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Thursday, October 6, 1960
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Texas State Fair Begins Saturday DALLAS — It'll be a big weekend in "Big D," as the State Fair of Texas opens its 16-day run Saturday, October a, with the gigantic Diamond Jubilee Exposition celebrating its 75th anniversary year. Two of I lie major Stale Fail- events get under way on the eve of the opening. "Flower Drum Song" in the Mu.sic Hall and the State Fair Horse Show featuring Arthur Godfrey will both op e n Friday nighl, October 7. The big opening day parade through downtown Dallas will take place Saturday morning and will include the riders and wagons from the first annual Shawn e e Trail Drive. Following the parade, v. Price Daniel will snip a rib- aon at the main gate to officially open the 19GO State Fair. The Texas-Oklahoma footb a 11 game, one of the nation's classic gridiron rivalries, will be played before o capacity Cotton Bowl crowd Saturday afternoon. Arthur Godfrey will appear with his famous Palomino stallion, Goldie, at the Horse Show performances at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Oct- 7 and 3, and at the 2 p.m. matinee Sunday, Oct. 9. "Flower Drum Song," the Rodgers and Hammerstein Broadway musical hit, and "Ice Capades," the greatest show on ice, are the top theatrical attractions of the I960 Fair and each will have numerous performances throughout the run of the Fair. A total of 5,137 entries will compete in the various livestock and horse show events. Premiums total more than $120,000 for the Pan-American Livestock Exposition Oct. 8-1C, the Junior Li v e- slock Show the second week and ! the three series of Horse Shows. The Women's Department will display prizewinning entries of home-making skills and will present daily free fashion shows, There'll be literally a world of exhibit's, including those of six- THE PARIS HEWS, THURSDAY, OCT. 6, .1960 leen foreign countries in the Texas International Trade Fair. The new 1961 model cars will be introduced and the latest electrics! and gas appliances for the home will be demonstrated. The Agriculture Show will focus on "chemistry in agriculture." Museum exhibits wll range from "art to zoology." Special features for the Diamond Jubilee Exposition inc 1 ude the beautiful '"Diamond Lagoon" with its splashing fountains and scenic illumination, the nightly torchlight parades around the fairgrounds and the daily Lagoon band concerts by Ing AJr Force "Band of theWest." Historical Society Owns Own Oil Well OKLAHOMA CITY (AP)—The Oklahoma Historical Society.: is now the owner of its own oil.well. But the now-depleted site will be a sight-seeing attraction rather than a producer. . Elmer Fraker, administrator of the society, Tuesday announced donation of the well after' two years of negotiation with the British-American Oil Co., Phillips Petroleum Co. and Harper Oil Co., the well's former owners. It is located'on the grounds ol the historical building. Nursing Student Aggie Sweetheart DENTON (AP)—A,-junior nursing student at Texas , Woman't University, Louise Kuehii of .Corpus Christi, was named 'Aggie Sweetheart Tuesday, by Texai A&M judges. Miss Kuehn was one of 13 university sweetheart finalists who were hostesses to the judges last weekend. The Aggie sweetheart will b» presented at the -halftime ceremonies of the A&M-SMU' footb a 11 game Nov. 5'in Dallas. The most southern point in the United States is KaLae on' th* Island of Hawaii. ATE BROTHER'S BUGS—Tim Kendrick, 21-months- old, sits with his mother, Mrs. John Kendrick, after he ale his brother's collection of dried bugs which were to have been submitted as a school project. The collector, Clifton, had spent more than a month assembling the collection. The Milwaukee Public Museum is sending the elder Kendrick youth a new collection which he hopes he will get before his little brother lays hands on it. The Kendrick family live in Park Forest, 111., near Chicago. (AP Wirephoto) 'Republican 7 Dog Chases Paper Boy COLUMBIA, S. C. (AP)—Gov. flrnest F. Hollings, a Democrat, said this nole was left at the ex- ecuiive mansion: "Dear Governor Hollings: "I am sorry thai I can't put j'cui 1 paper on your porch; but I believe your dog thinks 1 am a Republican! Every day I come to the yard he chases me out. If you want me to put the paper on the porch, please keep your dog tied. "Thank you, Your Paper Boy." Hollings said something would be done about the dog, a German Shepherd called "Chief." Large Assortment Of HIDE-A-BEDS By the Two Most Famous Makers-Simmons Morning Glory UP Regular and King Size ^ Lay-Away For Christmas All Colors And Sizes RECLINERS by StratoLounger ^ CleveLounger Barkel NOW ONLY $9095 *~ * UP HO CARRYING CHARGE NO INTEREST FRE'E DELIVERY &&S& 11 1 Lamor SU 4-2771 SEARS ROEBUCK AND CO BIGGER values than ever it's our October Floor Covering Sale! NO MONEY DOWN, TAKE. 36 I A 41I* 111 K Lovely Harmony House Easy-Care Draw Drapes 798 50 x 84-inches Ready-To-Hang 76x84-inches, 12.98 Pair 104x84-inches, 17,98 Here they are! Those hard-to-find acetate and rayon draperies in lovely Harmony House colors. Smartly tailored, idea! in any decor. Unlined. See them in Spice Beige or gold in o really elegant texture. TO PAY New Harmony House Custom Decorator Service Select from over 200 fabrics . . . for custom-made draperies, slipcovers, bedroom ensemble* ^nd what selection. Rich-textured, cottons, fade-resistant rayons and acetates, plus a whole garden of imaginative new cotton prints. Better hurry and select now. Master-Mixed Enamel, Lacquer Spray Bombs Reg, 1.59, NOW C New push-button ease combined with the smartest array of. colors 1 Metallic finishes too ! Dries fast in only half an hour . . . dries velvet smooth. Come in today and buy the colors you want! Just Say "CHARGE IT" On Revolving Charge Account ... Ust at a 30-Day Charge Account or take many months to pay. All Wool Pile Broadloom Carpets 99 All Wool Tweed Worm woodland colors dance across its luxurious all wool pile surface . . . rich greens, browns, beiges, grays or black, its tweedy face conceals household soil and footprints. Permanently mothproofed. 1 Z-ft. wide. High-low Wooi 'Fine quality wool yarns closely tufted, permanently mothproof in a choice of tweed or 3 solid colors. Come in and feel the heavy piush pile, double back that locks in tufts, gives you a luxury carpet. All Wool Wilton A wonderful beauty that will withstand years of rugged wear! Dense lively all wool pile resists crushing. Its sculptured scroll design comes in high-fashion solid or tweed colors. Permanently mothproofed. Sculptured Designs This solid colored Wilton in high-low looped pile makes o perfect background for traditional or modern homes. Permanently mothproofed. 9, 12, 15-ft. widths. Heavy 44-Ox. Rug Cushion Adds Life to Carpet ...... SQUARE YARD YARD YARD 99 Yd. *NO MONEY DOWN on wall to wall installations over S275 on Scars Modernizing Credit Plan. FREE SHOP AT HOME SERVICE . Let our sales consultant bring carpet samples to your home at your convenience. Call SU 5-1621. SAVE $15 Budget Price Foam Latex Bedding Combination BOTH FOR 9xl2-Ft Axminster Rugs Sale Priced! Full Size Mattress and Box Spring 49 Regularly 49.95 Floral or Textured 34 95 5.00 Down on Scan Easy Term* Full size foam latex bedding combination at a real bargain low pi-ice. Foam mattress over coil box spring. Do away with wakeful hollows, bumpy bedding . . try the buoyant comfort of Sears foam bedding tonight. "Satisfaction guaranteed or your money back" 3.50 Down on Sears Easy Looks and feels so luxurious! Both designs.on soft gray or beige backgrounds highlighted by rich accent colors. Reg. 69.95 Axminiter Rugi ...... 49.95 FREE PARKING Lama. «t Main M«l SU 5-U2I PARIS, TEXAS

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