Washington, D. C. 20549
                            FORM 8-K
                         CURRENT REPORT
             Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
                 Securities Exchange Act of 1934
                         Date of Report
       (Date of Earliest Event Reported): October 6, 2005

                           ENNIS, INC.
     (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
            TEXAS                 1-5807           75-0256410
(State or other Jurisdiction  (Commission    (I. R. S. Employer
      of incorporation)       File Number)   Identification No.)
         2441 Presidential Pkwy, Midlothian, Texas 76065
       (Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
                         (972) 775-9801
      (Registrant's telephone number, including area code)

  (Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

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Item 5.02  Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election
of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers.

On October 6, 2005, the Company issued a press release to
announce that Mr. Richard L. Travis, Jr. is joining Ennis, Inc.
as Vice President - Finance and Chief Financial Officer,
effective November 1, 2005.  Mr. Travis served as Chief Financial
Officer of Peerless Mfg. Co. in Dallas, TX.  Mr. Travis (age 50)
will replace Mr. Harve Cathey (age 66) who is retiring as
previously announced on June 17, 2005.  Mr. Travis has no family
relationships with other officers or directors or past
transactions with the Company.  A copy of the press release is
attached as Exhibit 99 and is incorporated herein by reference.

Mr. Travis will receive a salary of $225,000 and will be eligible
for a short-term incentive bonus on an annual basis of an amount
ranging from 0% to 60% of base salary.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits

Exhibit 99 Press release dated October 6, 2005, announcing new


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of
1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on
its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
                                ENNIS, INC.

Date: October 6, 2005            /s/ Harve Cathey
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                                Harve Cathey
                                Vice President - Finance and
                                CFO, Secretary, Principal
                                Financial and Accounting Officer