Sept. 18, 1964

Work was in progress on the new addition to the main fire station. The structure was being built at a cost of $29,000. … A drive-thru car wash was being operated at 1500 Thornton for 50 cents. … A 12-year-old Clovis boy accidentally shot in the head at his home was listed in critical condition at Lubbock Methodist Hospital. … Capt. John E. Jacobs, 27th Tactical Fighter Wing, and Capt. Paul R. Hammock, 474th Tactical Fighter Wing, were being considered for reassignment to the U.S. Air Force aerial demonstration team.