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Denton Record-Chronicle (Newspaper) - April 29, 1964, Denton, Texas OX Dial 382-2551 For 24-Hour Phone Service To All Departments DENTON CHRONICLE Serving The University Center Of The Southwest WEATHER LITTLE CHANGE 61ST VEAR OF DAILY WEDNESDAY APRIL 29. 1961 THEY GOT A SECOND CHANCE Billy Joe Smith 28, a and his wife Norma 24, leave court Santa Monica Calif after a sympathetic judge released them from charges and of his own for bus tickets back home to Oklahoma The Smiths and their child had been living a existence since going to California from Oklahoma last January Lodge And Scranton Win Strong Backing By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Republican presidential contenders Henry Cabot Lodge of Massachusetts and William M. Scranton of Pennsylvania won resound i r me inai my renow citizens ot ing backing from the voters Massachusetts have shown this Clota of the GOP vote for and ward In South where he is U.S. Lodge means much to me that my fellow citizens of in their slate primaries Lodge won a big endorsement from Massachusetts voters for further Ten declined large who the GOP presidential lopping Sen. M. results m lopping of Arizona in ins by a margin of better than races were determined Many communities stopped 7 in incomplete in evening and re- Johnson topped In New Bedford on the Scranton easily wept Republican tial establishing a state record for and is scheduled to re- sume until Clerks complained about the unwieldy ballots for both There were more than 29.000 names on the party I One delegate favorable to Roger A. Moore of was elected without op- Like most of the gate Moore ran officially gates are not committed to vote for the winner of the ence One of the lop on the Republican slate was Lodge's Lodge also won a surprising write-in vote en ic President Johnson topped Gen. Robert F. Kennedy by Democratic finished U.S. Officials Will Probe Threat Letter Woman Receives Lollop In Long Controversy By BOB HILL Chronicle Staff Writer FORT WORTH Federal in- are expected to be- gin studying today an mous and threatening letter mailed Tuesday an elderly Bartonville L. H. Stephens postal said this morning be had he said his office will in- it. The letter was sent Tuesday by Lewisville Postmaster Dan Morse to the postal inspector's Morse got the letter from Mrs. Ruby who lives in the scene of strife over school and municipal incorporation lems for a number of The letter was postmarked in Lewisville Tuesday and ed by Mrs. Stone the same This is the text of the tetter known you for along time and know how good the people in this community have been to you specially the last few can't understand how you could turn on the friends thai have taken care of you and join up with that Walls bunch to destroy our neighborhood and old stood all of it I know you did not report to the income tax people the money you got for the 25 acres you You owed the government about 1000 you sign another petition that Watts or any of his bunch bring around or if he wins any tion that fie calls I am going to the income tax people and turn you in. You can bet your bottom dollar that you will pay the and the interest and maybe jail I hear of you saying a word to anybody about this Ml turn you in The letter was not the postal said the writing and ing of a letter which threatens to expose a crime is a violation of Title 13 of the United States section 873 or section 876 we find out who wrote th we'll give the case the United States A accepts it. it will Lodge The unofficial i v i- presidential tabulation of One precincts Goli Penalty under section 373 can be as much as fine and of in contests ranging from roiling up more than 60 per cent convention delegates to 5'812: 43.872; for- der mer Vice President Richard M. years in i MI. BANQUET Nixon New Nelson A. Rockefeller Decatur Issued Growth Challenge By JIM DRAKE R-C Wise County Bureau DECATUR The destiny of Decatur depends upon its ability adapt to the industrial and it fails to maintain the rapid pace it will fall by the Decatur Chamber of Commerce was told here Tuesday The opinion was voiced by Harry a member the Texas Industrial who spoke at the an- who only a few weeks Gov 1.W7; c OI 1 232 The unofficial tally of Democratic preferential Johnson 34.318; Kennedy Lodge The tally of scattered in voles from both ballots gave Gov. William W. W a ICW iv ago was chosen bv the voters yA and George Wai 128. In it seemed open to interpretation whether his good showing would be re- garded by the 45-year-old, term Gov. Scranlon as a lar clamor from his home state to become a presidential as slate leaders Lodge was an impressive with more than 20 per to become this Wise County town's was the ing spoke an- that a membership drive will be launched soon by the and said that any lack of industrial development locally can be blamed on De- lie issued a to the chamber to work toward that He stressed that a new I None of the leading tial possibilities campaigned in state and no names were on of banquet and officer lation j can Prefacing his remarks on direction state's Guests Inal growth during tbe last j A Ferguson and W B he told the of Caster of nearly 300 that Sen. Barry lion has climbed from to 27.252; former Vice place among the 30 Richard M. predicted that it will George Romney of third place by nest Gov. Nelson A. comc number nne by the feller of New York 5.831: Sen. and that 80 percent of the Chase Smith iM and U. S. population will be E. Stassen hsd said he does not Ta te is 5 CENTS Gordon Head For Third Round In The News Joyful Reunion A boy relumed to his home today in Memphis with his ful parents after four days as the captive a man the FBI called a dangerous Dennis 8, was ed in New Orleans Tuesday and Joseph Francis Bryan one of the nation's most was The Burkes son was kidnapped from nearby Tenn. last Search painstaking search for 12 peers of James R. Hoffa re- today in a U.S. District Court where the Teamsters Union president and seven are on trial for fraud and Ninety-six of the first panel of 100 cago were excused during the first two days of the with agreement to seal tentatively only four prospective Astonishing Tremors In deep east earth tremors described as continue to rattle dishes and cause the jitters for residents of north Sabine About 15 shock waves have taken the area since last and how this happened and exactly what is occurring is anybodys said C. a Rice Uni- versity Strong A church leader today opposed any tampering with the First Amendment to permit prayers in the public Edwin general of the American Baptist calling daily school prayers than urged the House Judiciary Committee to reject dozens of proposed constitutional amendments before it. Harking About Dogs A few defenders have joined the dogfight over President Johnson's handling of his president still is in the doghouse with many persons for lifting the dogs by their Bernard Workman of chairman of the Canine Defense said don't believe that a beagle comes to any harm by picking it up by the Their ears are particularly News Inside KEN PERRIN PITCHED a and was backed by a 10-hit attack as Sherman remained unbeaten in District 7-1A baseball here Tuesday defeating Denton 3-1. See Page 10. Page Classified 12, IS Comics Tonn g Editorials 4 TV Movies Women's News 7 Signature Page Ralph Witnesses Deny He Got Gift By THE PRESS Gordon McLendon plans a statewide television speech the round of a dramatic battle with U. S. Sen. Ralph Yarborough involving an alleged gift from Billie Sol to the senator and charges McLendon was a and a The bitterness of the race between the two cratic candidates for the Senate has overshadowed other where candidates arc racing to reach as many voters as possible before Saturday's Yarborough produced two farmers day night who told a wide television audience they were with the senator during his entire trip of and that he received no from convicted swindler and former al kingpin in West The telecast was answer to a McLendon telecast last in which two witnesses said they saw tes give the senator an envelope which said contained a Dallas radio Court ruling issued had no immediate to his opponent's program but The question of the legality vowed to myself and incorporation has my tonight from hanging since Oct. 29, charges that he citizens of the Mayhill a liar and a Jaffa went to the polls and On the telecast Tuesday cd for from Pecos farmers W. J. Worsham and J. B. Kirklin said they would ingly lake lie detector tests to Court Backs Illegality Of Mayhill R-C Austin Bureau AUSTIN There is no city of according to a State The townspeople elected Lynn Mallow mayor and Donald and Glen ford city commissioners but the repeat thoir statements and the city of Denton Yarborough did receive went to the 16th District Court 000 from a claim that the Ernest retired was illegal and the city Negro Army sergeant from officers were without and Midland policeman Judge Louis T. Holland ruled on April 1S63. that ihe James E. had ssid ivt luc they would take lie detector was By that time tests E. Carruth was of In El McLendon kept and Roy Benlley and alive the civil rights Woodford had been Yarborough to announce f d but Holland's where he stood on the left them without See Page 2 See Page I Mrs. Stone said her husband got Ihe letter out of their porch when he handed it to me and 1 opened it. I began crying when I read it. I knew I hadn't done thing income I had to dig into my pocket to get to pay Mrs. Stone the ANN Hospitality She said she doesn't know See Page 2 PATRICIA GERALD A sled About Dallas LINDA BOWERS Students CHOIR MEMBERS DISCOVER People Interesting Part Of Tour lew ing in W metropolitan areas by 1S30. ability to survive on adapting to the trial the speaker you must the town without creative ideas will dry Taking over the reins of the chamber was W. A No- He succeeds Charte Other officers installed were Tom and Charles Long. firs and second H. a.m. the presidential nomina t S jm n n but would accept a and honest fie said he feels is not at national in this day and The for President group in the Craig state GOP and Congressman Richard hoped and to a of What's the most ing thing you do when you lo Europe and spend three months You meet That's the facet of the completed State Department tour which four members of the choir said day they found most The which arrived at Field in Dallas day spent three in various parts cf Scandanavia and Iceland Here's what four of choir members had to say about trip Ann voice major from ex- They were all the people were never such had real You'd be surprised how much you can get ovtr to people even when you can't speak the same Usually be some word everyone un- and with that charades you could say what you had audiences here and usually fairly there would be We found thai most of the students there were just like in dancing having Linda another junior from also talked most about the people the choir members lo lalk to the uni- versity students over there was very dents in Europe are very in- Gordon Thursday They lalk a lot about things we usually don't lalk about except with close friends national were very eager to tell us felt about arid we usually agreed she very A lot of the choir members didn't like it be- cause it was but 1 did because it was so Miss Boners hopes to re- turn to want to go back as a or to work I think a lot of us from the musical Patricia ior music education major from think the contact with ple of all kinds was the most valuable part of the students we met dis- cussed politics quite They want to bww what's going but we found that some were well informed and some were wanted to who nc thought would be the but there wasn't much lalk abort the Kennedy They were more in what's going to happen There were also she about Texas and about racial M. ior art major who lives at 1709 W. was about the students asked about Tews Of course they krew where Dallas is because of the and they wanted to why it could happen most of them were more interested in telling us about themselves in asking They were interested in giving an im- of Haughton spent Easter Eve in the home ot Capt. G. A. chamberlain to the king of in where tht choir staved State had everything well always we'd get into a new the embassy would be there to give us our There'd be an either that day or the next day and we'd meet the and go lo a al his we'd usually make a tour of the How did Haughton Uke are so many places I want to see I think all of us found places we'd like tc
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