Aug. 1, 1926

The Clovis News reported a pistol was stolen from the sheriff’s car while it was parked on Main street. … The Clovis News purchased from S.J. Boykin a brick building on Main Street formerly occupied by the Little Smart Shop. … An epidemic of Typhoid fever broke out around Santa Fe Railway general offices. Of seven patients brought to the company hospital, two died and the rest were in critical condition. … Harris Furniture Store, located at 321 Main Street, advertised the sale of a one-minute washing machine.