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THE MALAKOFF NEWS Page Four Friday, February 26, 1965 Malakoff, Texas 4 1 F . alakzff eu: PUBLISHED EVERY FRIDAY ]Datered at the Postoffice at Malakoff as matter of the second cla~. GILBERT BOCELL, Publisher CHARLSIE BOCELL, Editor In case of error in advertisement this paper will not be re- spo~ible for more than the cost of the advertisement. Tidbits from T-Dad By LILL1AN BRADSHAW The First Methodist Church of There is just no getting around it. t},e overai{ i:(,k ,)f Malakoff will join ctmrehes from Trinidad is rapidly changing and that's a sure sign ,f pro 125 countries throughout the gress. Now no one call say they are any ll!orc ~;l" a champion world in the observance of World ion for growth and progress than we are but some of ~}]e Day of Prayer on March 5, the W. R. McKee Jr. of Lee's Sum- ~it, Missouri and of McKee Lum- ber Company, who had been on va- cation in Mexico, stopped by the l~lews office Thursday morning x%r a visit and to get acquainted with the new owners of The Mala- koff News, Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert Bocell. Week-end guests in the home of Mrs. N. M. Bounds were her daughters, Mrs. Nadine Reedy and Mrs. Pauline Kirkland, both efl Freeport, Texas. Mrs. Reedy is a i well-known former Malakoff resi-i dent, her husband, L T, owned I and operated a machine shop for l several years. RENTA GLAMORENE ELECTRIC MACHINE be amazed at how easy it is to shampoo rugs or wall-to-wall carpeting. You'll be delighted with the gleaming long.lasting wax coat on all your floor surfaces. As simple as vacuuming. SAVE" MONEY IT YOURS :kF N. Terry St. Ph. HU 9-4966 Malakoff, Texas first Friday in Lent. Basically the same program us-t ed by all demoninations through- out the land will begin at 11 a. m. Friday in the Fellowship Hall, ac- cording to an announcement by Miss Sadie Carson, spokesman for the group. ' We extend a special invitation to ladies of all churches to come and participate in this observance which will also be a covered dish luncheon affair." The theme, "What Doth the Lord Require," will be used for the program. Miss Willie West, Mrs. R E. Yarbrough, Mrs. Dan Taylor, Jr Mrs. Thomas Jones, Mrs. H. B. Mullins, Mrs. Dan Roy- all and Miss Carson, are among thoes assisting World Day of Prayer, sponsor- ed by the United Church Women of the National Council of Church- es, provides an opportunity for fel- lowship at a deep level and the experience of Christian unity ".'n prayer with Christians all over the world. The service each year comes from a different country. "The offerings received that day will be used to help the education Of women in colleges in foreign countries and also for the purpose of buying Christian literature for the women and children of the countries of Asia, Africa, and Lat- in America," said Miss Carson. "Our gifts will help give a friendly recepton and hospitality to International students coming to the U. S. A. Funds are used for other worthwhile uses such as helping to take the ministry among the migrant agricultural workers of our nation, and to aid religious work with Indian Reservation youths, " Miss Carson concluded. nce N. TERRY ST. MALAKOFF, TEXAS Phone HU 9-4966 Model DDAG-65 Gentle as a breeze. Exclusive Flowing Heat dries fluffy soft, No-stoop lint screen right on the door. Porcelain Enameled drum won't snag delicate fabrics, No-Neat setting fluffs pillows, dusts drapes. Perfect companion for any washer ! THE PRICE Less Than The Cost of A Pack of Cigarettes A Day changes now being made in our town bring a twinge of nostalgia to us old timers. The most outstanding change that we are referring is now taking place on the Texas Power and Light Company property. The moving out of some of the houses in the "Big and Little" villages and the erection of the huge tower. to support the "big line" as it ttlreads its way through the south section of town. We well remember when all that area of lan,! now oc'- cupied by the Company was nothing but a swamp land that became almost impassible in the winter time. A few widely scattered farm houses were located south of what is now referred to as the No. 1 bridge. With the coming of the T. P. & L. in 1924, the terrain changed. A huge lake was built to furnish water for the cor- poration; bridges constructed for access to the "island ;" so many lovely white houses for employees built that it has always been called "White City;" superb landscaping done so that huge sprawling pecan trees completely shaded the winding blacktop driveway with every conceivable kind of flowering shrub literally banked on either side and recrea- tion facilities of a swimming pool, picnic areas, soft ball court, tennis courts and cabins were all planned with an eye to please. It was always such a delight to drive through the "big village" especially in the spring time when the aroma from the flowering shrubs was heavenly and many a ro- mance has blossomed there. Now all this is changing. Only three houses remain in the "little village" and four of those in the "big village" have recently been moved out. These changes have taken place with the advent of the new 240,000 kilowatt steam electric generating unit the company is in the process of constructing on the island. As we note these changes, we can't help but feel a pang of regret but we also gladly bow to progress. The four houses from the "big village" will remain in or near the Trinidad area as they were purchased by Mr. and Mrs.-Pat Smith, Mr. and Mrs. Buster Airheart, Mr. and Mrs Bill Doubleday and Mr. and Mrs. Billy Gunnells. We are still receiving queries as to how much money the Volunteer Fire Department made on their New Years Eve Ball and even though we have never gotten a direct answer, the nearest we can figure it is around $100. When a fellow is so busy he can't take time off to do a little fishing every once in a while, he is just too blame busy and gets kinda hard to live with. That is precisely our predicament now especially when we hear reports of some lovely catfish being caught at the T. P. & L. lake. Wouldn't some fresh hot fried catfish, icy cold onion rings, hot corn- bread and coffee tast good? Shucks just when we've found an extra minute, like everyone else it seems, we have to come down with the flu bug, and right now we feel we'd have to get better to die. AUSTIN, Texas -- Tex~s Gov- ernor John Connally will be the major speaker for the eighth an- nual Texas Baptist Christian Life Workshop when it meets March 15-17 at the First Baptist Church of Austin. Sponsored by the Christian Life Commission of the Baptist General Convention of Texas, the workshop will delve into the theme "Chris- tianity and Political Action" and will feature addresses by the gov- ernor, Stats Senator A. M. Aiken, State Representative George Cow- den, and Justice Zollie Steakley of the Supreme Court. Meeting in Austin for the first time, the workshop will give Tex- as Baptists an opportunity to get a first-hand look at the state gov- ernment and moral issues facing Christian citizens in Texas, said Texas Baptist Christian Life Com- mission Secretary Jimmy R. Allen. Much of the program will be de- voted to small group discussions of key moral issues facing the state, said Dr. Allen of Dallas. Following briefings by Sen. Aiken of Paris, Rep. Cowden of Waco, and Judge Steakley, those attending the workshop will-wsit sessions of the state Senate and House. The president of the Texas League of Women Voters, Mrs. Maurice Brown of Waco, will speak on the strategy of local par- ticipation in politics; and a U. S. Information Agency official, Lloyd Wright, will speak on world-wide dimensions of Christian Citizen- ship. Wright is a former Texas Baptist public relations director. Other major addresses will be delivered by James Ralph Scales. president of Oklahoma Baptist University, Shawnee; Dr. William Pinson and Dr. William Greenlee, both professors at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth; and Dr. Allen. C~,v. Connally speaks March 17 on 'The Challenge of the Future." ) , $' Now Cowboys! Cowgirls! You Are In Luck! PHILLIPS APPLIANCE STORE Has Slashed Prices On All and GOODS Select From Such Big Names As Reg. 165.50 SADDLES $ Now $0 l g. 69 50. CHILDRENS SADDLE (includes bridle) $ Now Listed Are Just A Few Of The Big Values Now In Stock Hurry In For Best Selection * SPPCIAL GOOD NOW THRU NEXT FRIDAY ONLY-- ii N. TERRY STREET MALAKOFF, TEXAS Phone HI/9-4966 DmPOSA LZ VAC DISPOSABLE VXCCUUM CLEANER BAGS CLEANER BAGS Available To Fit All Popular Brand Cleaners Singer Hoover Eureka G.E. Kemnore Westinghouse Beef All Meat Bulk Kraft Grape 18 oz. Jars Russett Fresh Green Maxwell House ILb. Can Maxwell House l0 oz. Jar Solid or Quartered 11 oz. 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