Published: Saturday, November 17th, 2007
November 1945 Jim Burns, cashier of the First National Bank of Nara Visa, reported that the community had invested a total of $27,018.75 in Victory Bonds. … Orville I. Croft, acting regional director of the Bureau of Reclamation, said water flow into into the first unit of the Tucumcari Irrigation Project would be postponed until spring 1946. …A 1946 Chevrolet was on display at Tucumcari Motor Company, Second and Aber streets. …Joe Pattanyall of the state sanitation department told the local Rotary Club that Tucumcari could become the model city of the southwest if it followed a few simple building and zoning rules.
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