Woodland Daily Democrat, May 18, 1927

Woodland Daily Democrat

May 18, 1927

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Woodland Daily Democrat (Newspaper) - May 18, 1927, Woodland, California Riots In Comesdy No newspaper in California in a community of to is giving its leaders ouch entertaining comic fea- tures as "The Nebs" and "Ben Web- ster." These strips arc the talk of the country." mocrat Today's Beat Dentist (extracting nail ,A tire of his Howl You won't even feel ISSUED DAILY EXCEPT SUNDAY WOODLAND, CALIFORNIA, WEDNESDAY, MAY 18, 1927 ESTABLISHED 1877 WIFE ASKS FREEDOM OF MATE Boy Hurt When Attacked By Giant Dog 5-YEAR-OLD BOY TAKEN DanM. Burns PROCTOR TO BE HEAD OF FOR RABBIT At WOODLAND w ft BY CANINE Colonel Dan M. Burns, one of Cali-i j f ornia's most prominent' citizens and j I for many years a resident of Wood-; 1 land, is critically ill at his home at j 1 Palo Alto. Mrs. Chris C. Knight, a LIONS CLUB Asa G. Proctor, county surveyor] engineer, is to be the next of.. the Woodland Den of Severely bitten about the body' sister of Mrs, Burns, has been at the and arms by a huge dog, Lee Palo Alto home since Monday. Other Gifford, 5, son of Mr. and Mrs. thfe Morris Gifford of the Knights i Ms condition committee met with the unanimou district was brought Colonel Burns once a political pow J meet the Woodland ClmiC hospital former in this State, has been in poor 6 J examination and officers chosen by the nom_ Wednesday morning. 'year. jinators and approved by tne Lions! According to the Giffords, who ac-' His condition took a decided turn j companied the youngster, the child, for the worse a days ago and 1 was playing in back of the Wednesday his chances for recovery! residence when a man said to be in were pronounced extremely doubtful, j the employ of the Slitter Basin com-' He is 82 years of age. i pany and in charge of a pack of grey- i Old-timers in Yolo county recall j hounds, passed the house. j when "Colonel Burns was this city's j One of the animals saw the young-1 "first having risen from the i ster moving and evidently mistook i ranks to become a resident of influ- j the child for a rabbit or moving ani- ence, wealth and prestige. _ mal. The hound left the pack' and at-1 He has big property interests in the j Donald. tacked the boy, biting him several 1 deka section of California and exten-'an enthusiastic Lion ever si times before he was beaten off by sive mining properties in Mexico. Sev-i organization of the local Den. Gifford and the dog's owner. eral local people are interested in thej TT Attend Convention _ The child was rushed to the local Burns mines. leavmS j hospital where the bites were cauter- Besides Mrs. Knight, Mrs. Buna: Tuesday to attend the district conven-j ized and he" was" allowed to -return, had another sister-in Woodland, ilrs.! tion opens at Riverside Ihurs- Charles Bork. All of Mrs. Burns' dai" next week. Other local Lions Coons, first vice-presi- dent; Franks Parish, second vice- president; Bradley J. Stephens, third vice-president; Irvin Clover, secretary-treasurer; H. E. Thomp- son, tail twister; Ed Praet, lion tamer; C. C. McDonald and E. K. Kraft, director. j Proctor will succeed President Me- j The county official has been i Lion ever since the Vags' Word As Good As Cop's, States Judge Two vagrants, strangers to Woodland, found the green grass in the city park much to their liking, but contemplated rest was rudely interrupted by Special City Officer Yandell, who Wednesday morning haled the two into the city court before City Judge S. E. Scaluer. Yandell, in testifying against the wanderers, stated that the two "hoboes" had removed a sign in the park which forbids trespass- ing cr loafing by vagrants about the city's greenery- When asked if this was the case by Schluer, both vagrants denied removing the sign. Schluer, in giving each of the prisoners a six months' suspended sentence, stated that he was dis- posed to be lenient as he would as soon taka the word of the hoboes as he would of Yandell. The two weary ones were seen rapidly departing from town short- ly before noon, possibly to seek rest in grain fields -where no special of- ficers would interfere. GIVEN FINE OF FOR MOTOR LAW VIOLATION I I ._____ R. B. Eobinson, local insurance rep- j resentative, was fined in the city court Wednesday morning by City 1 Judge S. E. Schluer, following Rob- 'Progressive BLAME FOR Education To n i 1 M n j A rib Be Topic U. C. Speaker TAKEN BY MRSJACOBS "Progressive Education" will be the I topic of the final University of Cali-' fornia extension lecture of the season, I to be given by Prof. Vaughan Mac-1 Caughey, noted educator. The lecture! will be given at the Unitarian church, at bison's changing of a plea of not' Prof. MacCaughey is declared by How a young wife begged that she be allowed to go to jail ,lin her accused guilty to guilty to charges of violat-1 those in charge of the extension ser- j husband and the _. ing the city traffic ordinance. vke here to be well qualified for a slinking of the husBand What had prommised to become a I (jjssertation on the topic of education, pleaded With officers to allow Ms j jury trial after Robins oh had demapd- He was> at one time; superintendent wife to suffer the penalty of Ms i hearing1 with a plea of of education in the Hawaiian Islands, i alleged liquor vending WCTe re- i local businessman changed his mind I He is now the editor of the "Sierra vealed today when Mrs. Virginia and decided to throw himself on the j Educational official publica-! Jacobs, 28, appeared before Dfe- j mercy of the court. j tion of the teaching profession in I trict Attorney Neal Chalmers Robinson was arrested recently j California. and denied that Wayne Jacobs, Prof. MacCaughey is also president; 32, her husband, had had any of the American Association for the connection with the blind pig. I when he failed to appear in the city court in response to a tag which had j been mailed him by Special Officer I Robert Litsch. The latter claimed J Advancement of Science and visiting i Jacobs was taken to jail last night car! professor of the University of Cali-! in one of two raids that also netted He has taken a prominent, Rollie Dahler, who was later freed on Drawing Plans Litsch attempted to give him a tiek- et, he refused the paper. The tag was mailed and when Rob- inson failed to appear, Litsch had a i warrant issued and, after a slight al- j tercation, arrested the former. part in many educational activities in bail. Jacobs was unable to raise. the state and nation. i bail. Sheriff James W. Monroe led j Those who have heard other raiding party. tension lectures are familiar with Will Not Free Jacobs I the quality of the speakers sent here i "He didn't know' I wae- selling Brought up for a hearing before; by the University. Attendance at the j liquor and when he did find Judge Schluer last week, Robinson lectures has been- steadily ou.t- he to the was defiant and demanded a jury i d ;t anticiDated that tlie largest i g't i -J jln trial. Tuesday he appeared before !and the Iaifstl plea of the wife and mother of five Schluer and announced that he of the seascm Wl11 turn out to, children before The dis- plead guilty and that no jurv trial I hear Prof. Mac Caughey Thursday, tnct attorney held Jacobs m main responsible and will not liberate the the many rabbits. Of the greyhound la tier's husband is likewise precari-1 letters to the general managers in San; ___ type, they are said to rely upon sight Thomas Schindler of Sac-; Francisco of the Southern Pacific rail- j A rp T-l rather than smell, and the mistake of ramento is a brother of Mrs. Burns.- road company and of the Western-j I P ftllX the one dog was considered natural Colonel Burns has a brother, Thorn- j Union lelegraph company asking for i X VU X YY X (AllO Was necessary. night. as none of the dogs are vicious. as Burns, living in Humboldt county. improved service in this field. Eobinson was represented by At- j Mrs H D Lawhead will again in- The man in charge had stopped to He. too, has many friends over Yolo, Muton stated that he had been unr j torney C. C. McDonald, while City; t d th SDeaker at with and had asked him county. officially advised that there would be. Plans for the county exhibit Attorney Jonn Laugenour was on truuuLe uie _ _ _ another change in the Southern Pa-; at the state fair next hand to prosecute for the city. j cific time table about May 28. An ad- j fall are being developed by W. F. T J- j ditional train may be put on to better j Mixon, secretary of the Board of _ j VsllHlC i sen-ice between Woodland and San i Trade, and H. M. Van Tassel, county (JiniC bCCrCtarV i Francisco. Protests to the Southern 1 horticultural commissioner, in con-, A UrDf Pacific headquarters will not go un-j Junction with Ben Farquar, local con-i Tl 1 1 AltTaClS IVianV IlLilYLi i heeded and might be effective, Mixon j tractor. It is planned this year to' u----------, was advised bv prominent men in the make the exhibit on a different order, railroad organization. wlth more attention being paid to Hear Recital Plans i display of products. Wednesday's meeting of Dr. J. D. Lawson. influential member i Club of Sacramento, told of the plans for the chat if he needed his services in ridding; the place of rabbits. It was then that the dog attacked the boy. Physicians at the Woodland Clinic hospital stated that, while the numer- ous bites were severe, the wounds would-probably not prove dangerous if precautions against the danger of infection were taken. MISS LUCY BRAY LOCKWOOD PASSES WEEK AFTER WIFE Miss Lucy Jane Bray, member of a pioneer family of Woodland, died in this city Wednesday afternoon foiVowing a long period of illness. Ross C. Wilson has charge of the funeral arrange- ments which arc being completed. man. Details of the attempt of Jacobs to escape imprisonment when his place on south College street, -within the shadow of the high school, was raid- ed, were learned this morning. 'Monroe, with Deputy Sheriff Robert Litsch and Shirley Coil, operating from Chalmers' office, suddenly swooped down upon the place about They met with no resistance, Continued, even increased, interest' but Mrs. Jacobs swept through the Dr. John D. Lawson, member of the) ;n the baby clinic being conducted house attempting to destroy the li- To Read Paper Latins onlv a week after the death afteinoon at 2 at the singers to Woodland anciithe exposition, Yolo county having a of hfs wife, William Lockwood died] Funeral Home. I help along the good cause, said Long- j portion of the general county exhibit. Wednesday morning at Xewville, Te-1 --liss Bray was 59 years of age, a! feather. The Sacramentan also enter-' hama county. Mrs. R. S. Krick, a] native of Woodland. She had lived in I the 4Vions cleverly played nioro Itvino- nnHfipri bv t u- n t -L. j j Selections and Some Wlttv Stor- niecc. in ing nere, _notuie_a tnis city all of her life and owned for the northern city j forty acres of improved farming R_ Q. Lawson related some inci- Lockwood was 82 years of age. Heierty southwest of Woodland. dents of his recent trip to San Pedro suffered a fail on the "same" Mrs. William Gould, a sister, is the i and in particular admitted that he was Mrs. Lockwood died. The shock ]ast member of the Bray familv. An- v ed too great for him and caused aiolh-_ Brav died Oak land sent hl.m a telegram cu'er slSten v'aia b fll a "a at 1 o clock m the morning and made SPlS KricfwiH remain in Tehama'ljnd last Christmas morning. William county until after the funeral. Bray cf Hcaldsburg is a nephew of the deceased. Texas Farm Women Will Tour State Garage Employee Has Crushed Finger That the women of Toxcs fccn to realize th-eir responsibility tor.-ard? that they have a bv him pay the charges. Willow Oak Farm Dept. To Meet The recular meeting of the Willow Oak Park Farm Home department will be held at Willow Oak hall Thurs- Thorwald Anderson, employed in i dav afternoon, Ihe office of the farm T the -tr -on thS for aor J1C for tJ-c of fir5rcr- Wl0rkjnsr in on wiMffl fce raughj-rtc finRCr 'm a f Aficr Ju-rajr treated at Wednesday. "Care and Rcfinishin? of The street mccUnff will open at 1 :Cfl. Dr. Pulford Will CRAZED TRUSTEE Attend Conclave BLASTS SCHOOL; their infants is shown by the fact that, of the 23. ten were regular week- j ly visitors at the clinic. 30 ARE KILLED Members of the California North! District Medical society will convene. in Sacramento June C. the occasion of! the gathering: beinsr the semi-annual meeting. Dr. D. S. Pulford of the) Engineer Division At Farm Moves taken first as e did later before Chalmers, she, alone, was responsible. Buys Reported Jacob? supported her in this con- _ Mention, in spite of the statement by i Sheriff Monroe that liquor had been i pjrchased at Jacobs' place by private i K-ratives. 1 "Would you let your wife go to jail Jo save Monroe asked j Jacobs. "Well, she's letting me go, isn't Suit Monday morning the Agricultural' was Jacobs whimpering reply, j Woodland Clinic staff, will represent', Encineeriiiff Division of the College' oflicers reported. j the local institution at the meeting, of Agriculture moving to the' "Her relatives will forgive her, but and will read a paper during the ses- new building. Several trucks and, r won't pardon was another smaller vehicles wen- busy hauling i or Jacobs' excuses, according to those i fixture both Monday and Tuesday. no arrested him. The offices were well settled by Men- 'i he final scene vas enacted as the day evcninc- hut the laboratory equip- wcre parting. Mrs. Jacobs plea_d- 'mcnt will take much innp-r to wove.' for :j farewell kiss Jacobs, Still It expected that the branch at being Jwrced to go to be fullv moved md cf hihited his CTatitade to his u jnr last request. L'iin to were at one time instituted the husband by Mrs. Jacobs, but were later with- drawn. will not appear in court for it i :n turn So Will Hold Guard Officers' School In Double Death (By United Press) to ilhc farm. Parrrtor of G. H, Kcckc with llw Tcsas, Cell on Afsoc5at5on, wh with a inimlwr of other Texas agsnticf, 3s a Faim Women's Tour an the West. This jrrotip will arrive m of Main -ti-fft First and k'to has been and 'loil-.TntTi mornmc the I'.'ntd area that the 'v. more quickly and the In llnfiuti din ii lo ti.iflK ,i- ixviMc-. It r that 'tore djrVcioi in the of the new Mreet will he to load and unload ir thf alJtj the next Local Man To Be Resort Postmaster Mkon Speaks At Williams Kiwanis y W. F, Miw-n the if Trade wa.-- fHe spealfT at th< meet- 1 inj? of the Williams club jNew Ford Plans Made Public School Allotments Are Being Fixed Phillip T. Laupcnt'tir, local bank f aimer, has accepted Postal Department to he rA BartkU Spr.ricp- He is to take up position at onr The roan spend- ing Ti'o-t of limr MIBJII- law and JaaghUr., WB- liam who have- f'tticre near BartkttV, were the Barlktt, Tuesday. topic wa? 'Vacationing A new automoLik- fined S25 for Alone Calif ornia 5n which thi- country of which arc, drunken and disorderly