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Vol 15  Issue 768      Circulation 5,000       October 10, 2011

PO Box 2

Ardmore, Oklahoma 73402

email address:  butchbridges@oklahomahistory.net

580-657-8616


 

I had a request this week to help find a former Ardmoreite who attended
Ardmore High around 1960. His name is Mike Hilburn. His parents came to Ardmore when the airbase opened at Gene Autry back in the 50s. If anyone knows Mike and how to get in touch with him, please let me know.

 

Thanks to the Ardmore Industrial Airpark manager, Chris Bryant, there is now a flag pole at the Remembrance Memorial Park. Chris told me the flag pole was originally at the old hospital building at the airpark and since it was not being used, volunteered to move it to the memorial site. Thanks Chris.

http://www.oklahomahistory.net/ttphotos11a/MemorialFlagPole100211.jpg

 

 

http://www.oklahomahistory.net/goinggreen.html

U.S. drought monitor

http://www.drought.unl.edu/dm/monitor.html

From This and That newsletter archives of October 3, 1998:
 


Q.   As part of a renewal plan, Oklahoma City planned to build what gigantic shopping mall in the 1960's?
A:   Sooner Fashion Mall

Q.  
A.    (answer in next week's newsletter)

Gas prices today in the Ardmore area......

http://www.oklahomahistory.net/gasprices.html

Some mail from this week's MAILBAG.....

 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 



 

 

See everyone next week!

Butch and Jill Bridges
Nashobish Ikana
PO Box 2
Lone Grove, Oklahoma 73443

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American Flyers Memorial Fund - Administration Webpage
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