March 1975

Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, awarded $200 scholarships each to Carol Bugard, Kathy Hunnicutt, Cathy Coughenour, Karen Osborn and Mary Jane Bell. … The New Mexico State Police made four drug seizures for the month of March.
Officers seized: 50,000 amphetamine pills following a vehicle registration check about give miles west of Tucumcari; 150 kilos of marijuana along East Route; 66,200 pounds of marijuana on East Tucumcari Boulevard; and 127 pounds of marijuana hidden inside of a mattress. … The Forrest Garden Club held its annual Founders Day luncheon at the La Cita restaurant in Tucumcari.