October 10, 1958

• During the Portales School Board meeting, it was announced that John P. Steiner fifth grade teacher John C Phelps had resigned. Phelps had been accepted for a position with the Border Patrol and was to report to Las Cruces for duty the following week.
• Crowning of the queen, a bonfire and pep rally signaled the start of the 25th anniversary of Homecoming for Eastern New Mexico State University.
• A new shipment of Teen Formals in Ballerina length, extra full skirts and newest shades were available at Dunlaps. Prices ranged from $19.95 to $23.95.