Feb. 17, 1938

A Pleasant Hill farmer announced he had electrified a fence in efforts to
corral his livestock. The shock was “somewhat less than you get from the
spark plug of a car,” I. L. Cone said. … Clovis Livestock Sales offered
horses and mules every Wednesday, beginning at 11 a.m. … Mandell’s was
having a suit sale — $19 each, this week only.