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The Sanderson Times

Special Centennial Editions

A limited number of editions of The Sanderson Times have been specially reprinted for the Terrell County Centennial. The July 15, 22 and 29th, 1955, papers are packaged together and are available for purchase.

These reprinted newspapers feature stories and photographs about Terrell County's 50th Birthday Celebration.

You can purchase these newpapers by sending a check or money order for $5.00 (which includes postage) for each set of 3 to: -

Terrell County Centennial Committee
The Sanderson Times
P.O. Box 276
Sanderson, TX 79848

Be sure to include the number of sets you want and also your name and return address.

There may be copies for sale during the Centennial.

The Sanderson Times were reprinted by the Centennial Committee with permission from J.A. Gilbreath.


* Carrol Eggleston Speaker at Rotary
* Dr. John W. Pate returned home to Alpine.
* Mrs. E. R. Searcy and baby returned home Wednesday from Omega, GA.
* How about a new '55 Pontiac from Frank's Super Service?
* Playing soon at the Princess Theatre - The Cain Mutiny starring Humphrey Bogart, Jose Ferrer, Van Johnson and Fred MacMurray
* Small feather dusters now available.


* Annual Chest X-ray - free mass chest x-ray for adults 15 yrs of age and over.
* Mr. and Mrs. L. A. Maldonado are the parents of their first child - a daughter.
* Construction on Pecos Bridge to start Monday.
* Sale at Turner Grocery - Amrour's Star Franks, 1lb for 39c and Del Monte Fruit Cocktail, 303oz, 4 cans $1.
* Enjoy fully automatic cooking with this low-priced RB-64 Special Hotpoint - only $199.
* Good fresh hay may be bought for $30 per ton.


* First polio patient for Sanderson taken to San Angelo.
* Second shot of Salk Vaccine given Thursday.
* Buy now, Save now, during our Summer Bandwagon Sell-a-bration! at Ferguson Motor Co.
* Ranch Club annual picnic to be Tuesday, August 2nd.
* Modern Science finally catches up with Grandpa.
* Ladies' Hats - 1/2 off and Ladies' dresses were $8.95, now only $5.95 at The Kerr Mercantile Co.
* Good clean cotton rags wanted.
* "It came from beneath the sea" - showing Friday and Saturday at the Princess Theatre.


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