May 31, 1963

• Two hundred and forty-five students graduated from Eastern New Mexico University during commencement exercises that took place in Greyhound Arena.
• The first game of the new 9 – and 10-year-old junior league baseball season took place at the new ballpark for Portales youth.
• E & B “Sherwood” carpet was on sale for $7.95 a square yard at Calton Furniture.