The Brazosport Facts from Freeport, Texas on March 5, 1964 · Page 12
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March 5, 1964

The Brazosport Facts from Freeport, Texas · Page 12

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tmn Tht fAaS Freeport fire marshal praises work of firemen Mf. t I' 'ill 1 - I Iffmoi. rn Ito fr»fi>"i "i< »>•• tf |ir«l«"1 t«t ii*lr flw irtrfwo firMlnr th* Maw r«»»i<-l ' Mrti *l!*t«, nfH|.|rl*t) 4»fft'<IU(i»><l In htnrlllnc >i tlmeir-l lUS.WJ" Me»» '•>•' l,»f» Wr^ws-lat in-ifnlni. '«1h» (irrriitti fr-.ii" Irw- (x.rt, CM* •"•> l ik* 'i" K >- w* dW a ir*«.«!rii«m jntj," I" ' . P. K»nrwl>, nif marshal. Th» 'ifl flr*nwn ««••! fl»«- Irwka, ffti C',nf»rt*i| in • > tnilc it* fire St '.r», All lt>» l -lor 'h« « *al4 n<«' -.Idflf ) (I • inrf. *ii t r*' • 7»»» i. th» flr» «• !•>. k <if lh» Inna »f *<l*r >|it*ar*>l L.C. Ansley rites today B»«tlAI'"N- liinnral ^^r^- !«»« f-ir I 'H»»r ' Ai"«l»>, SJ, of llmlianti *»r»<<tiwl. Hlc4 f»r Z !>."". '"l«> I" ""• rlriil l»a|.ll«i ' li'irrh -.f M»- •harnn. *l<<< "» I'*"- I"' 1 ' w>n>n ii-ara, Hurlal w«n in i* in ll» An- Kluinn ( t»ni»*l^r ». An«|i-» hail l»*n a reilftenl nf IhU ama f-il Irut |i«»l 24 yuarii. aM «-•** «-mpl'iy»i| liy I hi. I>«a« tM,|,i. .,(( .irrn-llima 1 1^1 i I -ir'l In li-rtharrm, hr <t|*-l 'A'«OiK-i»lt. In AnfUlim llii*|ill]l. <tur<rlvnr< In- Iwlf hla vlfo, Mm. liar*- 1 Annl*) nf Ho. »lmr»m; » vat. Krtwln ln)f AiMlr>, ilatlMM-tj it M. Sill, »Jkla.i a hrMlinr, Alton Alt• l»> -f VM'ir; l»n nUtrri, Mra, ll-miir H-inno nf vlifor, an- 1 Mra. 'ifol Davla of hrati. mimt. thai Irw inmrane* wnuld no* r»n* elm* lit oi«rlnf ih* itamat* in th* (mll-tlnt, a apotwaman aald. Atnol ima> third of the ahn* *lnr* Iraia *aa rov*r*4 hy liMuranrD. Termlto* had no (rwnranrw OB lh*lr lo»« nf «t™-«, a apuMariMn aaH. Th* i-mply hotIdlnt that pr»- vlixHly hoUa*d a po*t offl«* autHtatlon wa« not damagtO hy flm. K»nt»4y MM II had not txt»n it*4*rmin»<t wh*r> and how in* tin atari*-!. WbM flr*rn*n arrlvxi. h* «aW. fir* *j« turning Ih* Nek wall of th* «)io» atore and flam** w*r* hmklnt through tht rmC. A d*t«rmlnlnc factor In th* fir*, h* nalrt, wan the wind ramwl I./ Ih* norther I hat had fin M«w in. Th* fir* uprMal to Ih* rate through Ih* root and attic. S*vnral flr»mi>n received brut*** ami arralch**, but ther* w*r<< no mirlotia In- |url»a, Kennedy *al>lthl*wMFr*e- port'ii worat fir* alnc* «*v» •rat h«eiMa**a burned In the 100 hlw* of Weal »rn*d «•». era! year* ago. Mrs. Stalks t> OHLV CHARRED rtftbto remain* In tb* BWaf 1 of outt BlwJ. In rrawport. Thl* thre* iMUdlnf* whleh «f« ***pt b» ttew-wa* Wwn from In* r*ar of on* of flam** w*dM*tfay mornlai la th* NO th* btalne** building*. <M appet t*r». »W» (Mil 161 *«f«atlaajJ at* ** ftav* nmeMM U* fMW* **»*ral HiMi*|" MM MM. Mkttt* htd atMM* 10 M* yard*, »*»*ly aVfMratffl for tan wot* in • 10 mite ra- dtw. Ht cold taoMf it to e**tt • «»!««« wtmrrti tot*. Ht al*o farm* fjrofli Urn* to Mm* tod rai**a ««tU*. A ton, f. M. <rra»)»ia*** Jr., *** »<Htd to tM tamlly. H« aw* Ittt* at Ml Kprtb ghanka. Mr*. muuita 1 dan*> tor, MM. JMIW MHfto, dMt •boot * y»ar tfo. Mr*. Stank* weall* lint when FN* wi§ abort Uytar* OK), Ml and aBOtWif bOf wet* MM lo Clito Lex* to dl| up town (or OM la flr«pla**« Of *oma r*f* hou**t. U tettlnc OM brleV, «t»y d«« into t crumbled old mau- •ol*wn. Ttitr* Uwy found tht Ivory «nd cold t**th, metal •bo* buekl** which r*mtlMd wh*n abo* tMtbtr had d*tw toritod, and oUwr meh ob- Jteta. Mr*. Stank* nut ttw boy* •howed Uw t**th to Mr*, wil- II* Shank*, OWMT of th* property, ind "»h» tM *nythln« belonging to tlw dead *houM b*; burled*" TM tMth w*r* later due >••*> •a agate and itiown to i <•*»• MM who ur*m lint tfcer t* placed BI * muatwTi. nowtw, Mr*. WllH* Shaalia ratwrWd th* t*rth, and their location U not known m>w,Mr*.Sh*«M Mtd. SM think* th* briek tau» wi* twin in th* daya ol Om otd K*n»ton plantation an* *a* taeal*J newt* tb* mar ho*** by th* l*k* which wi* dug in in* proew* ot mtkln« brtek tor the pUnUtkm. Tb* man from whom tb* Shanki boutht tbtlf pron*rty hid told Mr*. ShiOk* at look- HV Into tM mau*ol*ttm one* tad M*iat **v*ral Mwtetonii Jyim on *h*lvM. Sh» think* tb* oM wult probably eol» fepMd iboot th* tlffl* of tM iMOfmrricM*. "Th*r* aUo n**tl to b* Mi old pUirtttlon oM*rn In which tiwr* «t* a Ian* alllfator," •h* nld. Th* alllfXor was thoufM to haw falton Into th* el*t*rn by aeeldMit, to Join hut* btttUroc* in th* e**lty. Part of th* property wa» •old tor th* EmtraW For*«t d*v*topmMt, and Mr*. Shank* now rnanaf** th* r*malnd*r, making collections for rental property and M*UIR to main- tenant* work. "My bank*r tell* me I am doing a good job of It," she remarked. Th* hlgh-eelllngM Shankr bom* i* cool n and MMM fcy h*at*r* aailMU tit** M ftrlPtaM. tod fir* Ionia at ttaM ***r* oM ar* allll in TIM into*, room I* fwnll *d In lowly ptftod n i* tb* a*tiinc tor- t*t.to«*t)Mrt **eb Chtl* and tor oecaak»al m#*tn n* lb» to«al eh«pt*t of Da«K M t*r* of th* cottf*d*ra«y3Sl which Mr*. Shanks I* a -»• ' K Two of th* fow aoi* whW k**p Mr*. Shinfc* «ompa», -t toy t«rrl*r and a lari jjr t*rri*r, w*re formerly 0*1 Id by MIM K«l* Ituntintton, p V* n**r of th* area who d M A t*w year* ago. '• M eoM, raw weather, M I. Shank* hi* cotta* before 11* bjjlrwom fireplace, amid m ly alltinue* ah* ha* neeumulat ti Ah*ha****nClul*growtJ M mvndounly through the* ye* ai "until the railroad ea H through, th*r* wan no Clot$! •b* Ml'l. nmm mm Of Brarorlo Count IfiOIT. GUI . Experlence-Younyl Hofiorobla-.AolleJ | Economy fn Offlet; Paid Political Adv. GOODAiAR B U Y NO \A/ PAY LATER GOOD/i?YEAIV) 3-T NYLON Pius JUKSP RUBBER NATION-WIIU; NOI1MIS \(t !,imil on iTHHit'hs • No i.iniil on miles * ,\nLimit , 'No Limit ns to speed - l'(M- thr <Mvtir'c'lj!r nl",!hf '.is' !i i roads, ^<*y i Now in All-New ALL-WEATHER tl»xiaiub*l*aabl*ca> wtllplualax*a)4Ur* oil your cat NO MONEY DOWN! FREE MOUNTING! 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