Did Ya Know?.. . The City of Carthage will be spraying for mosquitoes Monday, August 2 through Friday, August 6. Areas will be sprayed in the evening of the day of the areas regular garbage pick up. Residents are asked to turn off attic or window fans when the sprayer is in the area.
Did Ya Know?...Car Wash/BakeSALE to help support CHS Band color guard this Sat-Aug 7th at Fairview Christian Church parking lot. 10am -3pm.
At New Yorks Kennedy Airport today, an individual later discovered to be a public school teacher was arrested trying to board a flight while in possession of a ruler, a protractor, a set square and a calculator. Authorities believe he is a member of the notorious al-Gebra movement. He is being charged with carrying weapons of math instruction.
There are a lot of folks who cant understand how we came to have an oil shortage here in the USA.
Well, theres a very simple answer ... nobody bothered to check the oil. We just didnt know we were getting low.
The reason for that is purely geographical. All the oil is in Texas, Oklahoma, Alaska, etc.
All the dipsticks are in Washington, D.C
Train Nine Hours Late.
The Missouri Pacific passenger train due here at 3:20 yesterday afternoon was nine hours late. The delay was caused by a serious wreck at Lees Summit, at a place called "Dead Mans Curve." Three persons were killed and fifty injured.
Leave Tonight for Europe.
Mr. and Mrs. E. OKeefe leave tonight for Philadelphia, Pa., and will sail from there next Saturday for Queenstown. From there they go first to Belfast, Ireland, where they will visit a brother of Mr. OKeefe. They will be in Europe about two months.
Carthage Stone In Kansas City.
There is now being built in Kansas City a six story hotel which will cost when completed $250,000. Carthage stone is being used from top to bottom. E.C. Thym as the stone contract.
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