This Week in Odessa History
Businesses change ownership, pool opens, gold found in Grant County
Last updated 7/4/2019 at 1:59pm
100 years ago
The Odessa Record
June 13, 1919
News updates: The AIG Barnes Shows yesterday brought one of the biggest crowds to Odessa in recent years.
The circus was late in arriving and children were informed that they would be held strictly responsible for any absence at school, but even then, there were enough boys on hand to see that it was located and set up properly. The late arrival caused the management to cancel the parade.
Crab Creek is gradually drying up and local fishermen welcome the fact, as they plan to eliminate all carp found in stagnant ponds.
Official notice has been re...