Jan. 29, 1961

• Ken Hubbard and Dr. Howard McDonald were spearheading an effort by the Chamber of Commerce to bring the Methodist Home for the Aged to Portales. They were seeking to collect $75,000 for the effort.

• The Thursday special at Mac’s Drive In was an eight-inch pepperoni pizza for 59 cents.

• ENMU’s School of Music was presenting its annual “Swanee” show with 125 voices in the chorale.