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Hattiesburg American (Newspaper) - February 23, 1925, Hattiesburg, Mississippi * - 7 * ' ud M F f 46. FEBRUARY 23,1925 Press Leased Wire IS OFFERED FOR Structure Is Saved Watchman Asleep Inside When Flames Break STARTED Flock to Hear Evangelist Following of Lover of. BY on Underwood sure Ruling to Floor Results in Sustaining Senate President 45 to 41. For LINES IN Investigation By House Committee Suddenly 111 it Ho murder trial reunited in her acquittal has made Polish the Sim testified killed her lover declared her LODGE MASONS to the 111., Feb. 23.A reward of 1ms been offered for the man or men responsible for the attempt to destroy by fire the big tabernacle erected here a couple of weeks in which Howard S. is conducting a thoroughly and but without a single clue to guide Sheriff James S. Roche and the Cairo police are uncertain as to what shall be the next steps to be taken in their effort to capture the three men responsible for the building was set fire to day morning at 1:15 H the tabernacle should the work will not for another would rise bigger and said members of the ne defea ought to move the authorities to strenuous that the culprits may be apprehended and punished for such a is doubtful ii more favorable advertising could have possibly been obtained for the and if the persons who attempted to burn the tabernacle hoped to harm the revival they blundered fire had no more than been extinguished until Mr. Williams led a prayer meeting at the It was attended by a number of who had prone to the watchman was inside the probably He did not detect the The built entirely of pine wood and a regular tinder But on the Instant the flames first flashed across the northwest corner of the Omar Nelms happened to be near the place and saw the fire and immediately turned in the Joe Steger was Ing along Eighteenth street toward the tabernacle when he saw the flash of fire and as he ran toward the building he saw three men flee northward alone at Opening Ses sion of Meetings in Associated Feb. 23.The derwood Muscle Shoals leasing back to conference by the Action came when the senate held the ruling of President mins that the senate and house managers had violated the rules by j inserting new legislation in tho | The must now ' j sider the but in that work they i be without guidance who refuses to ' point out what they regarded as f new President ruled that j the would be returned to the i same On the vote the Republicans were ' divided exactly 23 in favor of J and 23 the were most of the Experts Showing Mississippi Agriculturists How to Double and Treble FERTILIZER IN FROPER Conclude Tour of State in Interest of Increased in and throughout is c. take another jump upwards was made this afternoon by tiie American and the Standard Oii offices in that the retail price of their produc t will be 24 in the Inal offices of tho and the Texas Companies to increase the price a cent a gall j had not been receive 1 Li t B. the Standard Oil Jack statement drawn upon and are at an unprecedented low when measured in this c o n s n ] I r Ir California stocks are high but rida oii n a re of I u I is g expensive to I nd i. t this will show a gain in t h e ' ' e K s and more and locate tile Ve are -I in lly as be- c. nd i tak another ad a n. gin ai t s si ss ard Oil and si no 21th. in the cr territorier have begli gasoline and the e I a na i 11 n a soi in ' 4 oil men ion that the the true conditions or ' l c per ga Ibni all K 1: t lie k bulk Ce for was about a a tne I I Il pi I o r i cat Will Be Brought Before Justice's and City Courts Beginning on SAFEGUARDS HE on Public to Assist in Stamping Out Possible 1. collector of internal revenue in is slated to David ns I States of internal Depending On Lawyers to Get Him Farm says ' i a u ii or 11 very different t past S e be and in refined pi upon a much than at anv the when e bee 11 I if a ppt and the two members voted to while IS Democrats voted to the Feb. 2:! of began arriving here early for the annual meeting of the Masonic grand bodies which j open with a session of the ing board of the endowment fund for the Home and continues Immediately following the Grand Lodge Wahabi Nobles of the Mystic will hold a special mid- j winter in the Masonic grand badies to meet here is the Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted the Grand Chapter or Royal Arch Masons and the Grand Council of Royal and Select More than 300 delegates are expected to be in sessions of the Masonic | erings are being held in the new | The The opening With debato today limited to two Senator ed the floor at the outset and held it i The vote to sustain the chair on point of order which was made Senator was 4 5 to 41 only 8 days left the action a real setback to of final disposition of the since the conferees must act again and the house as well as the senate on to The Fb. though the record in tin case of George vs from Pike has been filed with the clerk of the the attorney general brief has been ther is no chance for submission of the case to the supreme bench at this criminal docket Mackie is death sentence for the murder of Mrs. a farmer woman and hr on the Bolain a from several months and after his trial and conviction at was brought to by Sheriff Guy of Pik Sheriff Guy fit that the prisoner would be more safely kept lure than t i n on SID campaign of the Agricultural Extension Department ot Missisippi A. M. which j hast been Mississippi the past two weeks in the est of enlarged farm yields by the | intelligent use of fertilizers was j terminated last More i than a hundred of the leading farm four j of the state have been ' tho past seat of an enthusiastic meeting advances in crude i at some time during the past particularly th i night at which gathering one or they came at a time when more agricultural experts appeared sumption and production to emphasize the vital importance upon a and were | of soil by intensive drilling Thousands of farmers have re- ing about largely at hand the latest | and resulting in renewed proved information regarding eff clines in crude oil cient They were told j advances now being made yields have been doubled and trebled by farm a healthy balanced Since cotton is overwhelmingly the major crop of the the principal lias been laid on fertilizers for Mississippi Experiment Station for the growth of on tlie older hills anc of Central and South a per acre mixture of 300 pounds of It acid loO tc 3 of nitrate of and at 100 pounds of Although is not needed on the lands and some or trie stiffer it is needed on the older lands and especially where cotton ' ' II ued on Hatu out county g e a. to gasoline ic p k and e ff eC I 2 at a tinn when acc to government is and stocks of both crude oil and refined products are being heavily drawn o c k s are at tile lou est point for a number ot year when d in terms of actual daily co n s li The in- in domestic consumption in the last was and wa- accompanied by a gain of a large percent in the export At the sanie t im- the domestic n of he for the time since wed a compared with the gasoline the it must not e looked that stocks of have EFFORT TO BLACKMAIL IS Attorneys for Mrs. Helen E. Stokes in Trial of Claim Attempts to injure in and before it allowed Dr. D. eity and county health by M. t today is touring both the city and the and a number of subpoenas have served j on owners of dogs who have failed to pi fly muzzle i He of the trials are ub to he begun tn justice 1 tomorrow | Beacham this that Would call on Chief of and his men to aid his I merit in its work of ridding the of stray Sheriff thy and his ho themselves ' i m tolH the Ameri Mn M. day law under which Dr. is I not give tho local police to kill a stray dog unless it is known to be mad or suffering I a dog is reported to c con tin go for and the owner that We have Then i. Is not we will I notify the whose has to kill the Beacham said this afternoon sonic complaints had been WAYS TO CHEAT THE AND IT'S CHANCE YOU'LL NEVER BE GRESHAM trucks were at the tabernacle and had their chemicals in operation in a little more than a minute after the alarm was the had poured oil on the already highly building to make it burn police inclined to the belief that some drunken youths started the They doubt that it i was done by persons who felt an en- I mity for Williams and wished to j break up the which has begun to assume proportions of a city-wide No no clues at all to work the authorities for the present can accomplish It looks like if the arson to religion will to At the prayer meeting after the Williams prayed that the three men be convicted of the crime in their own come into the tabernacle they to burn and eonfess and with religion a force ean reach but and disturb the of a when you leave exercises were featured by ad- the fact by pulling down the dresses of welcome by Governor ' window shades or by a and Mayor and responses by John R. of on behalf of the Grand Mrs. Viola 1-ake, on behalf on Page SAYS TO of to Hurry Spring the letter box saying that you will be back at such and such a or requesting that goods be delivered to the Sneak thieves profit by such says Chief of Police leave your key over the door or under the leave your home in total darkness when you leave at Thieves do not like to take a chance and enter a home where a light is neglect to try your LISTEN TO SCHEMES YOU MAV EC TALKING TO when you go to see if it really Snap locks do not Ben better known as midget shortstop of the J fail to of an improved type put is getting homesick for Those that can be opened and this morning he sent a table knife are fail to have your to come to register and valuable begin exposed to the plain view of the policeman on and sure to have your store partially lighted so that the may observe and protect your property at Manager Herschel Bobo a request to order me at once spring latest recruit to be signed by and who will be tried out on second base this also is son until he has to seek j to come here and get The days Ward is a brakeman on a think your or h thousands of running between are safe when and picture dresser in bric-a-brac These are the WO places a crook will look for Don't leave your cash register locked at Remove the money and leave the drawer Many valuable cash registers have been broken open and destroyed Associated in search 0f Feb were aad eleven youp SUSPENDED By A 5TRAP VOUR Feb. at t pi u a - i I M ry. n i n i o n i o r li ci n on ti to dot 11(1 ri r. she 1>-, dressing Mrs. -s worth Shi tea said Da n n n 1..-r the h t ii s p i r h i ' ' - - - n r e I r r -n ' about the muzzle not suddenly de s. issued mat s - Hattie many lives in Ir is not f. subject population da - e n it can by in such a way that Util be i b i e for them 7.1 c i i prosecution that Mrs. Stokes will appear as t witness au a in st her the law such by n witness a sfa inst Robert Lee and Hattic the indicted with Mr. sa ua DEAD BODY MYSTIFIES N. 0. Buy AN FROM WITHOUT FIRST HIS IT MAV RP A With tian people in the city that the three firebugs their crime and get right the three guilty men Wive a difficult time at the but feeling no enmity members of the authorised good its and the 4t last night in our against on eo any so lost try persons 1*0* in inform such as will not be home one wnen two 4ars y certain once to DOOP WHEN m IF REASON YOU 60 IT IS TD BELIEVE W AM ATTEMPT Rv Associated Feb. 2TWhile the body of John lay at the home oi his Frederick doorman of the Sixth station after heen found by a pedestrian on the doorstep of a home in the called Irish Channel early admittedly were mystified in I their efforts to discover a motive i for the combed city for two were running away from the neighborhood after the fatal shot had died on the operating blc shortly after admittance to the i said death | was caused by a bullet wound in j his right FINAL JOHN and it Im a that never be Carelessness for most If yon want to avoid by read the advice ef Chief of Police J. V. gives of here 5: ine 2). packages until you have investigated his character business for any purpose cars met in a while you your home their contents and are are strangers at Both Or W away on fied that the goods have been be careless when you practice of closing the outer - * - I dered by a Keep your your premises at the close of After ' leave your rings in and an eye on your day before putting of - alleged he ' t wash light Don't fall to count your listen to get rich eta Ton may be talking to a carry youT money or ables into your ables in your hip pocket or in J Don't neglect to notify your your outer Such police if you have a large sets are the most accessible to the time and when it is be in from a Don't regard jostling or pushing Don't obtain yoar payroll from out in a crowd as Be a bank always at It may be a of persons jostle Irregularity prevents crooks from valuable Jewelry when - Don't carry handbag to have your by from your lipid it tightly in your This prevent a owning Associated NEW Feb. 23 relatives and and fraternal will pay final tribute to the memory of Joseph prominent New Orleans council commission nominee and 3 p. m. this afternoon at the Scottish Rite Burial will be in the Masonic at leading Masons of Louisiana gathered at the cathedral to perform the most solemn rites of the lodge over the body of their distinguished an ancient Masonic ceremonial for the was held with a the beauty and solemnity of which signified how highly the object of the ceremony had been regarded in ' ' CRBW Feb. 23.Rescue of the crew of ten men from the and Canadian trawler Canada by the Italian waa reported by and without o aa ran tine to see that the lie spirit the law r ly desire is to In- health and m n official stair i n i and very busy this around the school locating the who t disposed to the jaw out regard to quarantine ed on and before !! o clock this morning we nad 13 da Police of the and the deputy sheriffs of the county haw promised their by furnishing the Health Department with on which J will make Chief is with us and he is to know tli at State has a law the people of Hattiesburg can lie protected from this dog The City has no ordinance which clothes the Police with the authority to shoot In the State law is plain on the subject and makes it the duty of all police officials to kill loose dogs when not inclosed or wearing good substantial metal it will be my policy to enforce this law to the regardless of or the majority of those whom affidavits have been filed against have been liberal and broad-minded enough to appreciate my position and say that although they were they admire the Health Department that has the courage to do its of the principals of a city school informed me this morning that she had not permitted the children to eat their lunches on the school grounds because they did not want them to scatter food to bait dogs to return I will take up with the Mayor and on page Dies n s Associated for twenty on the AM near 't i *
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