Portales past: Oct. 13, 1953

Oct. 13, 1953

The Portales Daily News: A fishing hole on the high dusty plains was an immediate prospect, if J.M. Foster’s plans worked out as he figured. Foster was ready to scoop a 3-acre lake on his place 9 miles east of Portales. His plan was to stock it with yellow cat, bluegill, and large-mouth black bass.