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The Clarendon Press, January 11, Pae 8 Brumley rites held Services for Rolle Smith Brumley, 77, a resident of Don- ley County since 1898, will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Thursdayp January 11, in Murphy Memorial Chapel with Rev. Weldon Ri- ves, minister of the First Unt- ted Methodist Church, and Revo Owen McGarlty, minister of the First United Presberlan Church, officiating. Interment will be in Citizens Cemetery, with arrangements under the dl- rection of Murphy Funeral Home. Mr. Brumley died at 10:IS a.m. on Monday, January 8, 1973. He was born at Charlie, Texas and came to Donley Coun- ty at an early age with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Brumley. He married Imagene Moreman on January 27, 1924 at Hediey, Texas and he was a retired rancher and had owned and operated a Jewelry Store in Clarendon for many years. He was a veteran of W. W. I. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Imagene Brumley of the home; one daughter, Mrs.Shir- ley Welch of Pampa; one son, John Carroll Brumley of Cle- burn, Texas; his mother, Mrs. H. C. Brumley of Clarendon; and five grandchildren. Bearers will be Gary Barn- hill, Heclde Stark, Frank White Jr., Charlie Bairfleld, Forrest Sawyer, and Lee Now- lln. All-region concert set On January 12-13 the All Region Band Concert will be held in the Dalhart High School Auditorium in Dalhart. Playing in the concert will be two members of the Claren- don High School Band, Mike Boothe and Ferell McAfee. The All Region Band will be directed by Dan Gibbs from Monahans High School. The con- cert will start at 7:30 p.m. and there will be no admission charge. The C.H.S. Band would like to invite everyone to come and see these two outstanding bandsmen perform with the All Region B and. EMMETT O. SIMMONS, presidentofThe FarmersState Bank and Trust Company, admires a work of art which is on display at the bank. Some 20 prize-winning printings from the Texas Fine Arts Association shows are on display at the bank, and will be on display until January 16. (Press Photo by Will Lowe) Nixon cuts concern Price Congressman Bob Price has announced that he has Joined with other Representatives in calling for a bipartisan caucus of all interested House Mem- bers to meet to discuss recent Administration actions leading to the termination of certain programs within the depart- ment of Agriculture. These pro- grams include the 2% REA loan program, the Farmers Home Administration Emergency Loan Program for farmers hit by natural disasters, the Water Bank program, and the Rural Environmental Assistance Pro- gram. "The purpose of this meet- ing," Price stated, "will be to find out what alternate proce- dures could be worked out to al- low for budget control without destroying those ongoing pro- grams which have proven of great benefit not only to agri- culture, but to the Nation as a whole in the areas of water and soil conservation.,, THE U.S. FLAG still flies at half-mast in honor of the late President Harry S. Truman, who died over 2 weeks ago. This shot was taken at the Clarendon U. S. Post Office. Americans will long mourn the death of this great states- man. (Press Photo) Government by the people LAWIAKERS are in Austin a grass-root type representa- for anothe, r-ession of th@'ion, and he plans to confer Legislattl', and again, the *Constantly with his constituents election offlcmis will face many on all matters. problems concerning state government. This year, there probably are more freshman representatives than in many years past. The freshman representatives are in Austin because Texas voters thought it time to clean house and get some fresh air in the polluted atmosphere which still smells from the last session. This Legislature, with many freshman members, faces pro- blems such as reform, taxes, a new constitution, and hun- dreds upon hundreds of other problems. Our man in Austin is Rep. Phil Cares, a sharp, articulate young lawmaker from Lefors. This will be Phil's second term in office, but his first year to represent Donley County. Phil defeated incumbent Tom Chris- tian of Claude in the Novem- ber general election. The two had been paired in the same district. We've talked a lot with Rep Cates, and have become quite close to the young lawmaker. Phil, so we're convinced, is one of the more dedicated law- makers in Austin. He wants to serve his constituents Phil has mapped out a long- range plan fdr what he callsre- presentation of the people. It's In keeping with Phil's idea of grass-roots representation Cares recently called a meet- ing of interested citizens from various counties of hisdistrict, and talked government over a steak dinner. He got some of their ideas, and told them some of his plans for the upcoming session. From that meeting, Cares and his friends decided to have reg- utar meetings in the district throughout the session, giving the "folks back home" a solid voice in government. Meetings will be held throughout the dis= trict, and these interested in- dividuals will meet regularly to inform Phil of the pace back home, and let Phil inform the home-folks of the pace in Aus- tin. We're extremely enthused about Rep. Cares' plans to in- clude his constituents in deci- sions of government. While many legislators are conferring with their lobbyists about various laws, Phil Cares will be back home conferring with the people who elected him. To us, this is self govern- ment in the true form. We're proud that our representative likes it that waylll The Clarendon Press Box lll0, Clarendon, Texas 79226 The Clarendon Press is published weekly on Thursday, every week of the year, at 204Sonth Kearney in Clarendon, Texas. Application to mail at second class rates are presently pending at the U.S. Post Office in Clarendon, Texas. Established 1972 in Clarendon, Texas. W. Dean Singleton, editor and publisher. COACH CLYDE NOONKESTER received perhaps coveted honor a coach could ask for Sunday named the Panhandle Coach of the Year in Amarillo. Noonkester, who led this Bronchos to Class A Championship game this year, and who at least tied for the District 2-A crown for 6 row, had earlier been named football coach of Tommy Shields, an All-State running back from don, was nominated for Outstanding Athlete of didn't receive that award. Shields had earlier Outstanding Football Player of the Year. See Us For Distinguished Job The Clarendon P. O. 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