September 23, 1969

• Portales residents, Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Johns were preparing to travel to Seoul, Korea where Mr. Johns will be an advisor to Korean manufacturing firms under the auspices of International Executive Services Corps. The couple had served as Vista workers for the past year.
• During a meeting of the Roosevelt County Soil and Water Conservation District, Roosevelt County farmer James Bradley was honored as the outstanding irrigation conservation farmer of the county.
• Wrangler jeans were advertised for $4.98 a pair at Skinner’s Western Wear.