This Week in Odessa History
County basketball, WWII service for Odessa men, Lakeview cattle, Weber memorial
Last updated 3/8/2018 at 12:48pm
100 years ago
The Odessa Record
March 8, 1918
Bachelor gets a surprise: A number of neighbors and friends planned a successful surprise party and invaded the bachelor home of Gust Nass south of town Saturday night. Just whether or not the ladies found the conditions at the Nass house bore any relation to the old time bachelor’s hall where “pots, dishes, pans and grazy commodities, ashes and pertatie skins kivered the floor,” has not been made public, but one thing is certain, that is that they all brought well filled baskets and for once in his life since...