October 1964

Arch Hurley and city crews sprayed mosquito breeding places to eradicate the threat of encephalitis from the Texas Panhandle area. … U.S. Rep. Thomas G. Morris returned to Tucumcari for a Democratic rally. … FHA Emergency Loans were made available to Quay farmers because of a … Alan Green, president of Alan Green and Associates, announced that his firm planned to locate a huge amusement city in Tucumcari designed to rival Disneyland and Florida’s Treasure Island. The amusement park/city was to cover 20 acres and be called Mirage City.