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Advocate (Newspaper) - May 17, 1933, Victoria, Texas IT MAY BE YOUR EYES WMT DR JACK K AHN OPTOMETRIST for 609 VICTORIA ADVOCATE FOR FURNITURE AMD GAS STOVES SEE Holland Furniture Co CM H FIRST VICTORIA AND VICTORIA COUNTY SECOND SOUTHWEST IN GENERAL PfT i VOLUME 35 VICTORIA DAILY ADVOCATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON MAY 17 1933 NUMBER 222 Timely Topics A GREAT THING HAS RED AMONGST WE HAVE MADE A COMPLETE AROUND AND AT LAST ICA'S FACE IS TOWARD THE FORD AND was the mime of an article written by Charles Dickens way buck in the of the War Between States Hero is what ho That part of holding of a fanner or landowner which pays best For cultivation is the small estate within rig fence of his skull Let him begin with the right of brains ami it shall he well with Ills grains roots bage and forage sheep they shall thrive and he shall j thrive HITLER AGREES WITH ROOSEVELT OFFICERS ELECTED i ANNUAL BUNQUET Une Death sentence Another j OF ALUMNI IT LOOKS like something new shows up every day and of tho things we have learned of ly that should interest farmers is a new turbine oil that is said not to deteriorate or tu form sludge and is guaranteed to last as long as the turbine itself A new mower has been perfected cutting and other weeds especially where they grow in lawns and country estates Hook like rakes on reel between tho blades draw the weeds into Hie knife It is claimed that even your best friend won't know hat you have eaten the new garlic sauce that is distinguished by tho absence of after odors and a corkscrew shaped spaghetti is another new food uct that is said to he tu id will not slip off iho fork Mrs Lucille Barnes Henderson class of was elected of the Victoria High School Alumni Association at the annual banquet held in the basement of the First Methodist Church Here last night Miss Grace is tho retiring head Cilbert was named vice-president and alias Erin secretary anti urer Approximately 175 former uates oi present Welder High School and the one time tral High school now the Mitchell Ward School gathered for the yearly feast and yet together M 0 Simon secretary and treasurer played role of toast muster and did UK job splendidly his ready wit and humor having the audience in an uproar of laughter at times clarence Goldman and Arthur Wheeler were the only two present who received their diplomas prior to the latter obtaining his in the spring of 907 Of course the graduates of and 1032 wore the most in Governor Tells Legislature to Enact New Taxes THE MAJESTY of tho law lias been upheld in by payment of a ransom said to have been to secure Hufo return of u little girl naped from school Her father torn wilh grief id himself at mercy of brutal abductors met their terms and saved his little daughter Ho is not lo censured for doing bis it is bad enough for men lo re- sort to but people place tho kidnaping of a little child a bit beyond other No ishment can be too swift or too severe for person guilty of such P ORTIZ OF Bank Holdup Attempt Fails EXECUTED number at ho affair last many Iron night Death Sentence of Slayer of Clara Deases and Pablo Lopez Confirmed DAVIS TRIAL 1 Death Sentence of Slayer ofj Corpus Hotel Manager Reversed was upon to funny ill See BANQUET Four in bay not in two u of off gold in period in thin country of work jumped from fv lo what Is u gold standard Iho Dulled Slates may someday he culled upon to face a farm strike on an tive scalo but all Hie same we do not think it will pen soon The effort last depended j almost entirely upon an effort to j close the highways leading into i market centers some are Inclined to undertake shut-down of farm activities in- buying and selling in an effort to force some form of relief which demand the average American farmer regardless of his location is not apt to join such an manoeuvre at this lime we KCO no justification for a farm strike ut present Surely agricultural in- that suffered during the past decade while our imi AUSTIN May A of each class death sentence was affirmed and from up to the present time another reversed by the Court ol relate some criminal Appeals today their closing The conviction of Ortiz W in County for Iho murder of his sweetheart Clara Deases was upheld or misconduct of the conviction of Isaac Davis for the murder of Arthur 8 of the Nueces at Corpus Christi was reversed find remanded The jurors had been permitted to talk over and this was Iho reason for the reversal of Mix hud not acted in ed time for the appeal of his case and in order for it to be reviewed by the appe ute court a special act was passed by the Legislature ing defendants condemned to death lliu right to have their cases so passed upon they had ed for any reason to comply with tho law governing appeals Ortiz was charged with der of both tho Deases girl and Pablo Lopez 19 of Victoria was employed by the girl's mother i and tho double shooting took place at tho Deases home near I Tho shots wore fired through a window screen and screen door while tho girl and hoy were ting wilh another couple on a lounge The boy was shot iu the back of the head and instantly killed girl was shot twice in the back and died following GREAT HORNED OWLS CAPTURED H E R E TO IDE SENT TO zoo A pair of young horned owls cap- hired by Vogl and L of this city will be sent to tlin Hermann Xoo at Houston The owls were takon from a nest in hollow of a live oak tree along Creek after mother bird bad been slain Horned owls are quite common in this but are rarely cap- tured alive They very I arse birds and when fully grown attain the size of turkey gobblers They prey on rodents reptiles and and cat raw meat of any kind MAY TO PUT DEWITT COUNTY IN NINTH DISTRICT View of entrance lucerne State Bank the scene of an holdup attempt when a woman bank robber sprayed a crowd with bullets from an automatic rifle At left is Lawson Selders bookkeeper whose heroic refusal to surrender foiled the bandit gang and Everett Gregg cashier At right is Miss Doris Minor who ed a bullet wound arm when a stroy shot pierced her borne International Illustrated News Governor in Special Message Calls Attention to State's Financial Condition MORE REVENUE NEEDED Legislature Must Either In- crease Property Tax or Enact New Taxes AUSTIN May an official and detailed message ernor Ferguson again called to j Legislature's attention need for raising new revenues to meet in various funds Tho governor called upon the Legislature to cither raise the i limitation on the ad valorem tax rate JHO that additional property make be hat seeks in tho congressional Ortiz also fired his last shot at that was signed by the other but it went wild lie was two weeks later at the homy Of his sister iu Segnin He is said to bo and to have a number of children Mo was body by convicted at last October Do Will District Attorney Howard I Green of prosecuting the case Dowd was the manager of Iho and was shot down governor Tuesday will he amended L j in the House to put DeWill ty hack in the yth District or an effort will bo to defeat the measure iu that Young ty and of Ca Iho mi County according lo ad- i vices received hero from Austin The new hill removes Liberty In Ills office on tho mezzanine floor ami Of hold Davis is the husband being pinched between tho District shlt'la of a maid whom Dowd discharged economic and political wedges J from iho to and former of the have little Incentive to attempt j takes hotel such a rasli at a time ml puts it in tho 2nd District County had been in Dili District ever since the district j created in the by j the governor it lo tho J Mth District represented by Con- when the Administration in Is sincerely desirous and courageously lo boiler Iho condition of our Assuming Unit farm IMPROVEMENT IN BUSINESS STATES BANKING REPORT could succeed that people Kleberg of Corpus could bo affected by u Tho In ladles one wonders bm tho Monday WASHINGTON May that good could come is now pending in tho House j Actual in both lo the farmers IV mid confusion bad and ness lo complex problems now being slowly overcome tn the tional march toward belter ho extremely foolish WEATHER REPORT bunking anil III twelve to hy Hi Advisory All cloudy Council to tho Federal mid Board In session HITLER FAMILY IS OF JEWISH ORIGIN PRAGUE PAPER SAYS PRAGUE May family of lor Adolf Hitler of Germany was Jewish in origin the Prague newspaper Pravo Lido asserted today The Hitlers according to the newspaper came originally from the Bohemian town of Records of Jewish com- munity it was asserted show the family emigrated to Austria in 1827 t n vest iy at ions have proved Pravo added that alt living Hitlers arc Jews or of Jewish origin SAN ANTONIO HOTEL MAN FOUND BEATEN TO DEATH IN OFFICE SAN ANTONIO May J liam Mueller about Tuesday was found dead with a bloody brick and a wound in his nock in a room at tho hold of which he was proprietor said Mueller was last seen alive yesterday When found his body wan seated in a A bloody pillow and a shoot also were discovered in ler's room 11 was believed he had been dead 15 hours or Among mysterious angles a letter In which Jersey might be assessed or to en- act new tax measures Tiie message was interpreted as a plea fur tho enactment of a eral wains tax It also was seen as prolonging for some time the ent session of I no Legislature The message was accompanied by an official statement signed by the state comptroller and state auditor of tho condition of Iho state's revenue It showed that a fax or -501110 other tax be enacted to if tho debts ami current ex- penses of government to bo met thanked Mueller for efforts help FUNDS BEING RUSHED TO TEXAS BY AIRPLANE MAIL AUSTIN May director of the Texas Rehabilitation and Relief Com- mission announced Tuesday he had been advised al relief funds would be available for disbursement in Texas this week Westbrook said the funds were being dispatched by airmail and should be available tomorrow We hope lo yet the money dis- bursed this Westbrook said The May allotment of Texas relief money had been withheld by the Re COM struct ion Finance Corporation until the Legislature had submitted to the voters a proposed bond issue proceeds to augment Federal Government funds The Legislature passed 1 lulion submitting the bond issue to a vote at special election on August 26 and Governor A Ferguson approved it day Holvo tho Lindbergh case The brick wilh which apparently was beaten l was broken in two Officers found money undisturbed in a ash drawer in Mueller's hotel office One was that the man was slain iu bed YOUTH BEFRIENDED BY VICTORIA LIONS MAKES FINE RECORD J Hi who was enabled thn Mountain Hion School at Virginia four ago through Iho kind offices of tho lub led by now of San A n I on io wn s grad ua ted from tho on May 11 and will return to Victoria within two weeks ho writes father Martin a well known of this rily Tho was u buy tho when lio Was by Lions and Iho hoi at tho training school Han i u in him ami ho now gives of a career Ho was an honor of nnd dent of Its gunday School j NEGROES ACQUITTED OF RAPE CHARGE BY QUICK JURY ACTION Russell mill Sam Brady negroes tried jointly on a of assault with intent to rape were acquitted by a jury in the Court here fasl night jury re- out but a few minutes The alleged assault was made on Lena IS at the during tho absence of Brady and Hosey wore indicted un a similar charge I be girl's sister Lupe Museum -0 The negroes claimed their ence at the Museum homo win Ui connection with he sale of a mule by Russell Honey to the girls er who admitted the transaction i He accepted the mule on trial and j was pay a certain sum in cash for j it testified while Hosey claimed that lie traded tho mule j a of whiskey f The defendants also sought to show that I hoy had taken some from tho homo and that the charge against them was a matter of spite It ed iu the course of the trial that had recently been ed of turkey theft and given a SUB- pended sentence Judge P P ney and Arthur M Green brother of District Attorney Howard I G re on were counsel for tho fense i a referring to tho mule saction while addressing the jury Judge Putney slated that It was either a very sorry or mighty good whiskey Thn testimony in- j that the mulo 15 years Chancellor Hitler Agrees to Disarmament Plan of British Premier SPEECH CONCILIATORY Demand Equality But This Need Not Be by ing Armaments May cellor Adolph Hitler his afternoon announced Germany's acceptance of President Roosevelt's ment proposals in a speech to iho Reichstag marked by its lory tone Hitler agreed to proceed toward disarmament along the lines gested at Geneva by Prime tor MacDonald of Great Britain whose disarmament proposals were recommended to the world day by tho American president While demanding ample equality for Germany with the other tions of Europe Hitler insisted this need not be achieved by increasing her armaments He ascribed all of Germany's troubles and tho woes of the world at large to Treaty of Versailles which he said created new wounds instead of healing old ones He lashed out at the security demands of France and the Little Entente Hitler called upon the Allies to fulfill their pledges under the sailles Treaty declaring that many had disarmed son and made good her tions obligations to the point of suicide SALEM RANCHER ON TRIAL HERE TODAY FOR CATTLE THEFT EDITOR'S the editor was a member of Iho lal urc during Governor I biennial for all slate purposes amounted lo approximately while hey now amount lo around or nearly is much iml this does not Include iho or more ex- pended by Shite Highway All his fo show thai Iho of the can bn very re- iml if HIP suHi a policy ii will bo levy any new Mixes at Ibis The state has hern Koing deeper and deeper in dobi for tile ten yours or more be- cause of I lie creal inn of so many new boards bureaus and the establishment of so many new educational institutions extravagant I ions and wasteful public tures and to try lo wipe out this entire debt within a year or two would work too a hardship on the taxpayers who arc already taxed endurance especially In trade times My re- ducing tho expenses ment as much as possible nnd si detest economy the stato can gradually out Us deficit without Increasing lax bunions of A general stiles lax would moan double for of the people A state income tax would result in iho aamo thing for tho great of people It would fect and under iho hill now ing In tho thn smallest incomes would he included There Turn to STATE TAXES Page 4 Tho case of Tobo Greon with Brady and in the Lena rase was on tho Juvenile Court as a result of Itis father filing an davit that ho is under 17 yours old GASTON MEANS IS FOUND GUILTY IN CASE WASHINGTON May ton 11 Moans and Norman T takor were found by a jury in the of bia Court of tn Mrs Walsh Lean of in a ransom crimo is by n of two years and fine The jury was out two hours and minutes X Daniel a well known young ranchman of tho community of this county on trial in the District Court bore today on a charge of cattle cattle comprising ten head are alleged to been stolen years ago Tho indictment was returned a year ago August Hart man of and J V Vandenberge Jr of city aro for the defense J of this city is assisting District Attorney Howard F of in the prosecution of the ease NOTED EDUCATOR CRASH WOODHKIDOK N 1 May John C r i c r Woodrow Wilson's sor at Princeton University was fatally Injured late Tuesday in an automobile accident near n fic intersection here lie was years old Mrs who was riding with her was hurt Iu nud taken to the N J Dr lion died in an thn way to UHS hospital OFFICERS PREPARE FOR REBELLION OF WISCONSIN FARMERS MILWAUKEE U'is May While to end sin's milk strike faltered stato prepared to copo with a reported rising of 5000 hi County tomorrow Ominous reports reaching wore that farmers fit the re- gion of Given Buy were io close choose and creameries Iu their fight for higher Com- prevailed ftt during day following tho of four plants in by irate Gen Ralph M Immell taking heed of tho predicted break Instructed four horn to
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