Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Estancia to Build Library.(Mountain View)

Byline: Carolyn Carlson Journal Staff Writer

* $1 million given to town by son of deceased residents

Dreams are about ready to come true for residents of Estancia.

The town plans to build a new library using a $1 million bequest from the family of longtime Estancia residents Henry Clay Williams and Gertrude Williams. In addition, plans are in the works for a town swimming pool.

Both the library and pool have been dreams of the town's residents and the Estancia Board of Trustees for many years.

Mayor Marty Hibbs said the $1 million gift to the town will be used only for the library. The pool and any other improvements to the Arthur Park area will be paid for with money from the town's investments, he said. …

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