Nov. 27, 1960

• Gamble’s was advertising a “Johnny Ringo Set” including to “fast-drawing six-shooters with leather holster and 12 bullets for $2.99 in a Christmas toy ad. • The Tower Theater was showing “I Aim At the Stars, The Werner Von Braun Story.” • The Monday special at Mac’s Drive In was a bacon burger with combination [...]

City welcome’s state’s top shooters

By Kevin Wilson In most circumstances, hundreds of men and women with weapons in the Portales Recreation Center would be an undesirable situation. Over the weekend, it was a positive situation for archery enthusiasts across the state. The center was the site of a state tournament for both the New Mexico Bowhunters Association and the [...]