This Week in Odessa Histor
Last updated 5/21/2020 at 12:46pm
100 years ago
May 21, 1920
Five young men and women graduated from Odessa High School: Helen Michaelsen, Martha Glass, Ruth Horn, William Huber and Carter Patton. Commencement exercises were held at the English Congregational Church, with school superintendent E.R. Jinnett presenting the diplomas.
Owing to heavy drains on the water in Crab creek for irrigation purposes, the water that has been slowly flowing through town for some time past, stopped yesterday, probably not to flow again this season. This a month or two earlier than usual owing to several dry seasons which have about exhaust...