May 12, 1919

Clovis public schools held commencement ceremonies at the high school auditorium with 22 seniors receiving diplomas. … A government airplane visited Clovis and did some “special stunts,” according to The Clovis News. … The city was preparing for the Clovis Chautauqua, a festival that included musical entertainment and comedians. The St. Clair Sisters were among the headliners, while Dr. Charles Barker planned to speak on the secret to a long life. … And Lois Simpson, a retired resident of Clovis, was born in Kansas City.