July 29, 1960

• Ninety-five applicants applied for the position of Academic Dean at Eastern New Mexico University. Of those 95 applicants, the field had been narrowed down to three.
• City Police caught nine speeders on North Main Avenue just before it left the city limits. The road had been the scene of an accident that had occurred earlier in the week. Speed limits for that particular stretch of road was 25 MPH before it turned north after leaving the city limits.
• Westbound and Tarzan The Ape Man were the Saturday double feature playing at the Varsity Drive-in Theatre.