KICA Radio was promoting a comedy performance by George Burns and Bing Crosby. “When this buzz saw baritone tries to outsing Bing, you’re in for the laugh of your life,” the station’s newspaper ad read. … The Clovis News-Journal reported 1,010 births were reported in Curry County in 1947, up from 906 in 1946. Deaths were down – from 212 in 1946 to 184 in 1947. … The 113 members of Clovis Country Club had elected Bob Eubank their president.