Oct. 16, 1956

The Clovis News-Journal reported that the Clovis High School Band was awarded first place after competing against other Class A bands in their division. … An 11-year-old boy, Ronnie Paul Danklefs, was receiving treatment for polio at Memorial Hospital, and was the first reported case in Clovis for the year. … Motion pictures “East of Eden” and “Rebel Without a Cause,” featuring James Dean, were showing at the State Theatre.