Bob Bain draws names of raffle winners Monday as Betty Lumpkins and Freida Welch assist. The Red River Regional Auxiliary Winter Bazaar will be held Wednesday with a bevy of impressive prizes up for grabs in the Silent Auction.
THEREFORE, in accordance with the authority vested in me by Section 418.014 of the Texas Government Code, I do hereby declare a state of disaster in the counties listed above based on the existence of such threat, and direct that all necessary measures, both public and private as authorized under Section 418.017 of the code, be implemented to meet that threat.
1941 – World War II: Germany and Italy declare war on the United States, following the Americans' declaration of war on the Empire of Japan in the wake of the attack on Pearl Harbor. The United States, in turn, declares war on them.