Jan. 22, 1969

Clovis High’s varsity was preparing to open its district basketball season later in the week. The team’s leading scorer was Lewis Thomas, who also led the team in rebounds. … Tom Lee had joined the staff at Bell Real Estate, 1808 W. 21st. … Sherwood Mortuary promoted itself as “Clovis’ only 100 percent home owned mortuary.” … Marvin Owens and Keith Perkins had joined the sales staff at Beagles Chrysler-Plymouth, 500 E. First. … Jonothon Mark and The Colours were appearing nightly at the Copper Penny, 1305 Mabry Drive.