The Wellington Leader from Wellington, Texas on February 6, 1964 · Page 3
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version
February 6, 1964

The Wellington Leader from Wellington, Texas · Page 3

Publication:
Location:
Wellington, Texas
Issue Date:
Thursday, February 6, 1964
Page:
Page 3
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 3 article text (OCR)

WTU'S NEW NASWORTHY PLANT Architect's sketch of West Texas Utilities' new generating plant to be built on Lake Nasworthy, south of San Angelo. Current plans are for actual construction to begin this summer, and the first two units to be in service in 1965-66 respectively. They will have a combined peaking capacity of 130,000 kilowatts. The new plant will be interconnected with the other company generating plants by high voltage transmission lines to provide additional electric power for area towns and communities. West Texas Utilities serves 166 West Texas towns. 49 on Six Weeks Honor Roll for WHS Forty-nine Wellington high school students were listed on the honor roll for the six-weeks period which ended with the first semester examinations. Seven students were on the A honor roll, 39 on the A and B roll, and three on the B roll. Seniors, A honor roll: Danny Martin and -Michelle Smith; A and B roll: Rose Montgomery, Patricia Bouchelte, Gail Henard, Nancy €rawley, Lyn- clal. iBowen, Patsy McDanel, Vicki Killian, Carol Blain, Donna Allred, Mary Beth Aaron, Patty Overton, Frances Warrick and Kent Holland, Juniors, A honor roll: Karen Richardson and Aleta Owens; A and B roll: Marsha Tyler, LaQuita Martin, Mark Fires, [landy Wooldridge, Lynn Worf, Linda Karnes, Phillip Hughey, Wynona Jones, Beverly Sing- ey, Anna Kay Kelso, Bill Spillman, Jan Glenn, :Lavelle Sarper, Diane Brownlow, Jerry District 9-B Quails Regain Lead, Down Dodson, Claude The Quail Quails once again took over possession of first place in the District 9-B basketball race by defeating Dodson 83-50 and Claude 81-56. The Bobwhites beat Dodson 43 to 39 but lost to Claude 69 to 25. Bobwhites vs. Dodson The Dodson girls jumped to an early lead and were leading by six points after the first quarter and by 7 ipoints at halftime. The Bobwhites then cut the margin to one point in the third period and finally managed to go ahead and stay with only two minutes left in the game. Sue Saunders scored 16 ipoints, Shirley Horton 14 and Lonetta Neeley 13 for the Bobwhites. Dodson's Linda Sexton was the game's top scorer with 22 points. By quarters: Dodson 16 23 29 39 Bobwhites 10 16 28 43 Quails vs. Dodson The Quail Quails had one of their finest nights of the season as they hit 65% of their field goal attempts and 61% of their free shots to roll to •tiheir second victory of the sea- son over the much improved Dodson Mustangs. The Quail regulars rolled to a 30-point halftime advantage as the reserves pTayed most of the second half. Seventeen Quails saw action in the game with 10 hitting the scoring column. Dale Morris hit 14 of 20 field goals and one of one free shots for 29 points to lead all scorers. Carroll Kennedy had 15 and Robert Russell 14. Larry Ellis had 23 points for Dodson. By quarters: Dodson 10 19 30 50 Quails 25 49 73 83 Bobwhites vs. Claude The jBobwhites were unable to handle the former state champion Cl'aude girls as the Claude team built up a 40-point halftime advantage. However the Bohwhites never gave up as they really •played a good second half, scoring only 4 points less than Claude in this period. Lonetta Neeley was high pointer for Quail with 12, and Mary Finley scored 33 for the Claude girls. By quarters: Claude 26 48 63 69 Bobwhites 1 8 18 25 Quails vs. Claude The game was very close for three quarters with the Tead changing several times. Quails held a 4 point lead after the first quarter but Claude managed a one point lead at halftime. The Quails came back to take a three point lead after three quarters. The fourth period was all Quail as Claude boys were in foul trouble with three regulars fouling off in this quarter. Using a full court press, the Quails scored 30 points to 8 for Claude in the fourth quarter. High pointer for Quail was Dale • Morris with 28 points, while Robert Russell had 19 and Joe Harris 16. Bartley had 17 for Claude. By quarters: Claude 15 32 48 56 Quails 19 31 51 81 District 9-1J Standings (Boys) Team W L GB Quail 610 Samnorwood _ 5 2 1 Hedley 521 Groom 432 Claude 165 Dodson 076 (Girls) Samnonvood _ 6 1 0 Cl'aude 610 Hedley 52 1 Quail 254 Groom 254 Dodson 0 7 6 Over 10,000 deaths from snakebite occur in India each year. to WTU ciutomers who purchase their electric clothe* dryer* from WTU (or local appliance dealer.) what a way to do the laundry... with a new '64 Electric WASHER DRYER SET available in colors of: SNOWCREST WHITE AZTEC COPPER SUNNY YELLOW MAYFAIR PINK TURQUOISE [averagi] OO regular down payment) with your rtgiOtr Monthly oUctrk lUtmwit. Model WDA-64 Washer is a delight to use! Has Frigidairc "Action Zone" that keeps wash down in the suds where it belongs. Extra-versatile 4 position wash and rinse temperature control. Save water on small loads, tailor washing to degree of soil . . . light, medium, or heavy. Frigidairc Dryer —Safer than the sun! And lots easier! New 4 position Fabrics dial. Timed drying with No Heat and Wash and Wear -settings. Plus a truly advanced feature . . . Automatic cool'n fluff period that you'll And in every '64 Frigidaire dryer. West Texas Utilities Company Livt mod»rn at IfHlt coif — fh« flame/on electric wayl an investor-owned company" SALT FORK SOIL CONSERVATION DISTRICT NEWS Several cooperators of Salt Fork Soil Conservation District have begun building terraces, according to Bob Crawford, work unit conservationist of Soil Conservation Service. M. B. Parrigin of the Cross Pvoads community is one of these. "He has one of the outstanding conservation programs in the district," Crawford said. "He has an excellent cropping system, alternating cot- Havron, Dan Warrick and Karen Childress; B honor roll: Walter Campbell 1 . Sophomores, A and B roll: Kathy Davis, Laraine Porter; B honor roll: Dennis Leeper. Freshmen: A honor roll: Jimmy Campbell, Linda Moore and Mike Smith; A and B roll: Henry Wells, Ann Duncan, Dwayne Ford, Junior Gonzales, Eegina Ferguson and Patricia Buford; B honor roll: Paul Jones. ton, grain sorghum and winter rye. Some of the more sloping land has been seeded to grass. "Parrigin got a good stand of grass—one of , the best I've ever seen for the first year. This was the second year and he got some good grazing from it. The (primary reason for his good stand was that he feryi- ized when he planted." When Parrigin completes the terraces he has started and gets the sage brush out of his pastures, he will have completed his Great Plains consei-va- tion program. Another Salt Fork SCD cooperator sorting terraces is Wendell Morgan, who farms north of Samnonvood. He is doing this under the Great Plains program also. Surrender of 12,500 Union troops to Stonewall Jackson at Hater's Ferry was the largest in U.S. history prior to Corregidor. THE WELLINGTON (TEXAS) LEADER Thursday, February 6, 1964 Pine Seedlings Now Available COLLEGE STATION.— Applications for the purchase of pine tree seedlings are still available from the district offices of the Texas Forest Service, county agricultural agents, ASCS offices and Soil Conservation District offices, according to Don Young, head of the Forest Management Department of Texas Forest Service at College Station. Tree seedlings this year includes three species suitable for reforestation planting iprirnari- Ty In East Texas; however, some of the pine seedlings are being used for windbreaks. Slash, loblolly and shortleaf pine seedlings sell for $5.50 per thousand, plus state sales tax. Slash and loblolly pine seedlings from seed (production areas sell 1 for $6.50 per thousand, plus tax. Prices are f.o.b. the Indian Mound Nursery near Alto, Cherokee county. "These seedlings are sold only for reforestation, wind- breaks and erosion control; none arc sold for ornamental purposes." Pine seedling shipments >will continue through the end ;of February; however, planters are urged to get their seedling orders in now while the supply lasts and the weather is still favorabTe for tree planting. A copy of Circular 54, "How to Plant Forest Tree Seedlings" is enclosed with each, order. "Additional information on planting sites and selection of the ibest species of ipine seedling can be obtained from your nearest district forester of the Texas Forest Service," Young said. Lansing is the capital of Michigan. Armours Campfire A Dozen Eggs With 2 Pounds — '1.19 SMOKED PICNICS.Pound 25« BOLOGNA, Pound 33« LEAN CENTER CUT p oun d _ Pork Chops 49$ BACON FIRST CUT Pork Chops Pound i Fresh Dressed Whole, Lb. _ _ 25C FRYERS Cut Up Pound . TOMATOES Pkg. Pkgs. RED POTATOES 25 Pounds TRIPLE STAMPS TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 11 HOLLY 5 Pounds — SUGAR SHURFINE 25 Pounds — 59<t FLOUR '1.89 AQUA NET SPRAY . . . 59$ ANY BRAND MILK Gal. — 79* Catsup 5? " $1.OO JELL-O 2 for ... 15c COFFEE Shurfine Pound _. 59$ WINNERS OF BORDEN COWS Raymond Neeiey Sam Motsenbocker Barbara Bruton

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page