Lewis Field of Elk Ridge, Utah earned his first PRCA all-around world title, the first roughstock cowboy to do so since Larry Mahan in 1973. Feild earned five world championships in his career.
Benny Binion and Herb McDonald succeed…the NFR leaves Oklahoma City and moves to Las Vegas
Charmayne James wins her second barrel racing world title in dramatic fashion as the bridle falls from the mouth of her famous horse Scamper during her run
During June the historic Route 66 was officially removed from the United States Highway System. The road traveled through parts of Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and California and was a popular path through the American Southwest during the 1920s until the 1960s.
Bacon is $1.65/pound, rib eye steak is $3.89/pound and Bean Bag chair will cost you $39.99
Top country hit…Baby’s Got Her Blue Jeans On by Mel McDaniel; baby was wearing Wrangler’s of course!