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Albuquerque Journal (Newspaper) - July 22, 1947, Albuquerque, New Mexico TODAY'S SMILE DENVER, Jdly 21 Mri. of Denver have kiktd dlitrlct court for ptro-lulan cbinr" thflr turname to becRtiiai "VVa fttrentl? of the drlnklnr of alfinholle LEADING NEWSPAPER RIVAL Good Morning CnmmunUU Antl VlnV. Ar. Crilnf: A Thlrrt "OMM lUrd To A Parly Thai Off In WnuMn't II? 67th Year Volume 273 Numbi Entered itcond matter Albuquprnur, post office under act of CotiKrcti ID7U .Tuesday Morning, July 22, 1947 Published Every -Morning Price 5 Cents Holding Hoof-Mouth Geii. Corlett to Aid Secretary of Agriculture Clinton'-P. Anderson Mon- day: confirmed-appointment of'Maj. Gen.'C. H.-'Gorlett of Riverside, N.' M.. to head the transportation end'of the fight in .Mexico against the hopf-and-mouth ferred-with an-official of-the; advisory committee..for the Indonesians Claim Dutch Open Full Bill to Abolish House, 290-112 Surprise Move Aims To Block a Senate Filibuster Next Year -.WASHINGTON. July 21 down an Incipient filibuster, the House passed and1 sent to the 'Senate today an anti- poll tax bill. The 290 to 112 vote-that op. proved -the legislation in a' sur- prise maneuver engineered by the Republican leadership was :th'e fight appears-to have'halted'spread of the disease.' General who an- nounced his appointment in San- tn Fe. before coming here to .con- fer .with Anderson, will handle Appeal Goes to U. N. As U. S.-Made Planes Spearhead Attack BATAVIA, Java, Tues- day, July 22 Indonesian Republican ra- dio reported today that! Dutch" forces -had struck against. East Java in a large- scale amphibious landing. The snld Sctoc- bondo and Banjbewangi had been captured. House Committee Takes to Warpath Against Wallace and His Magazine of The Dutch, claiming their mil FERNANDEZ VOTES TO BAN POLL TAX WASHINGTON. July 21 (F) .Representative Fernandez (D., X M.) was listed today as voting in. favor of a bill. to prohibit collection of a poll tax a'voting prerequisite in elec- for Federal Rep- resentative Lusk (D., N. M.) was not shou-n on the roll call, 22 votes more than the two- thirds required for passage. (A two-thirds vote was required because the measure was called up for consideration out of the regular order of business.) Affects U.S. Offices The legislation, if approved by the Senate, would make it unlaw- ful for any state or municipality, to require payment of a poll.tax as a prerequisite to voting in a pri- mary or general election for presi- dential and vice-presidential elec- tors and .members of congress Seven Texas. Mississippi. Car- olina...Alabama, and. now have.poll tax laws. There are no plans, though, for consideration of the bill in the Senate this session', for it Is cer- tain to run into a filibuster there QS it'has on several past occa- sions. To Balk Filibuster Thelbill's backers said private- ly they .want to get it out of the House this year so the Senate can take it up early in 1048. when a Cnntlnu'd nn Past Two Truck Firm Plans To Bring Kansas Produce Here Plans to '.ruck farm and dairy products into New. Mexico from' Kansas were disclosed Monday by Charles G. Lavorty, head of the Little Audrey Transportation Co- The plans hinge .on a hearing Commerce Com- mission here Thursday on Ln- verty's application for permanent authority to operate as a common carrier of perishable commodities. If the permit is approved, La- verty -plans to establish a major terminal in Hutchinson, and to transport farm and dairy com- modities to other points in MS. Colorado, New Mexico. Ari- zona and Texas. Laverty's plan lias been en- dorsed by the Hutchinson, Kas., Chamber of Commerce, whose transportation commissioner said the service would "vastly im- prove" present shipments, now chiefly by rail. "This is. a good chance for the Hutchinson a surplus producer of farm commodities, to get to the deficit areas of New Mexico and down to 'El Pnso, Tex., he said. The commodities include butter, eggs, ice cream, frozen and fresh fruits and vege- tables and fresh meats. TO SENTENCE CHANDLER BOSTON, July 21 Judge Francis J. W. Ford today set July 30 for the sentencing of Douglas Chandler, 58, former Bal- timore writer, who was convicted of treason for serving as n radio mouthpiece for Nazi propaganda during the war. The Weather ALBUQUERQUE ANP VICINITY! Purtly todiy not. inch CO In vtllcy, D> in HelEhti. ltli Con- low tonight NEW'. MEXICO: Partly cloudy Tueiday nnd vldMy after- noon or ovfnlns and north, hleh eijr riM-tn. so-ico IDO rOKECAdTl Norm aoUtD !00, VMl lerm for the movement of men, equipment arid supplies.' He was recommended for the appoint- ment by Chlef-of-Staff General Eisenhower.' He' will have his headquarters in Mexico City. Elmer Brock.'Gayce, Wyo., act- ing ns chairman of the 'llve_stock industry's advisory committee in the fight'on, the disease, .because of'the.'illness of Chairman Albert Mitchell-of New Mexico, arrived in Albuquerque Jnte Monday Mexico, where Jie has inspected work being done. Brock and Anderson conferred until early .today, Anderson.slated, after the con- ference began, that Brock .was making a report on the situation and said: Is indica- tion that the dlscnse is .spreading past the north line of the -quar- antine nnd there Is every reason tO'bclleve situation Is un- der control; "United States officials are ex- tremely happy over the co-oper- ation.they have received from the Mexican authorities, who have done everything In their power to aid, and who have followed the advice and experience of the ex- perts sent there by this Brock will remain in Albuquer- que several dnys to confer with Mitchell, who is a patient at St. Joseph's Hospital, Anderson expects to leave by air early this morning for Salt Lake City. Lovett President Of Flood Croup Harry! B. Tcllycr- resigned Mon- day! as. president of the Middle Rio Grande Flood Conrtol Assn. and was succeeded by Austin D. Lovett, Belcn, who had been first vice-president and treasurer. Tellycr gave the press ate .business, necessitating fre- quent out-of-town .trips, as the reason for his The resignation was accepted by the association's directors, who voted to name Lovett presi- dent. Lovett resigned as treasurer and the directors elected-Hubert Ball, Conservancy engineer and an association directo.r to fill that vacancy. The directors also discussed plans for the impending member- ship and fund raising campaigns. Two Fatally Burned In Minot, N. MINOT, N. D., July 21 Two persons were fatally burn- ed, five others seriously burned, and.at least nine business estab- lishments destroyed in a spectac- ular fire here today. I Firemen battling the blaze since a .gasoline bulk 'station explo- sion touched it off shortly be- fore noon -snld they could keep If confined to the area it has gutted unless a south wind springs up. RIVKR ENGINEERS MEET DENVER. July 21 resentatives of. five Western states on the engineering committee of the Colorado River Basin Com Itary forces wore taking "police action" against the Republic, urged Indonesians to lay down their arms. Republican officials accused the Dutch of''starting a full-scale "colonial war." Indonesian troops were ordered, "counter-attack" wherever' they were attacked. Jogjakarta, the'Indonesian cap- ital situated' near the center of rich Java, was' blacked out fol- lowing n raid by four Dutch planes on Its' airport. Land From Sea The Republican ministry of in- formatoin at Jogjakarta said 80 Dutch -soldiers had landed from the'sea at Kctapa'ng, just Banjoewangl, the' principal rice harbor cast Java .coast. Banjoowangi' is more than 500 miles from the western tip of Javu. Other Indonesian sources re- ported heavy land fighting under way. at Bandoeng and Semarang, in western and central Java, re- spectively. Dutch pamphlets dropped over Republican territory said the Netherlands army was advancing to guarantee terms of the Cheri- agreement, under which' the independence of the United States of Indonesia was to become ef- fective Jan" 1, 1949. Light Censorship Although the Dutch imposed only n light censorship on-mili- tary correspondents were able to obtain little detailed ,in- formaloin from Dutch sources. Dutch officials said there would no censorship of political news. Dutch military sources' said torrential downpours slowed.their armor and infantry, and, the first communique told only of aerial activity, .adding were hindered by "very, bad weather." The communique stated that the planes which had gone into action against Republican air- dromes were American types. Sooknrno, in a' radio appeal from the Indonesian capital of Jogjakarta, urged the nations of the world -to-bring the Indonesian question before the United Na- tions Security Council. Judge Tosses Out New Mexico Law On Embezzlement New Mexico's 24-year-old law against embezzlement was ruled unconstitutional Monday by Dis- trict Judge Albert R. Kool. v The ruling, if upheld by the State Supreme leave .the state Court, would without n law against embezzlement by Individ utils, until the legislature could pass-a new law. It1 would result in ending of numerous cmbez- zomont cases pending here and elsewhere in the state. Defend- ants previously sentenced under the law would be in a position to obtain release from prison or jail, and to.get back civil rights. The decision does not affect other laws against embezzlement Continued nn Para Two House Adopts Bill To Lei Indians Become Citizens WASHINGTON, July 21 The House passed' .unanimously today legislation making it easier for Indians.to obtain -all the nights of United States citizen- ship, The measure now goes to the Senate. Most Indians are now wards of the federal government and special laws'apply to them. Under the bill, an Indian who wants full .citizenship rights can apply to. the local-courts for a writ of competency If the writ is granted, the Indian' would then given all the rights of a white citizen. The .bill a'lso provides that an Indian born ifter the date of the law's enactment shall have -a certificate ,of competency issued to him upon reaching the age of 21. Representative McCormack (D.; Mass.) told the House "Those of Commission nre meeting to-j the Indian race arc about as good dny In Denver. Americans as we have." Air Full of Planes Here as CAP Caravan Makes Night Stop on Tour More thnn 40 airplanes from Colorndo and Northern New Mex- ico swooped down on the Albu- querque airport 'late Monday afternoon, completing the first leg Sands Proving Ground to observe test firing of'an Army rocket- The CAP flyers nnd their guests were honored at a dinner given by the Chamber of .Commerce nl of the Civil Air Patrol-sponsored the Hilton. Monday night followed sky tour of the Southwest. i by at La.Lomn. Cap.. Joel Using every type of civilian Ncwsonv USN, unit'commander plane, the cnrnvnn started the NROTC at tlje University fln'y in Denver, picking up nddl-idf-New Col. Howard tions nil along the route. By Bunker, commanding officer lime the flyers reach Kirtland Field, were special noon today, the squadron will consist ot an estimated 100 planes. Col. Homer D. Bray, comman- dant of the CAP here, said the caravan will circle Albuquerque this' morning in formation" .ihlps "classification flying In groups according to size nnd make taking off for cast part of the state. At Rpswull the -flyers will be luncheon guests of the Roswell Chamber of Commerce. The tour will end July 29 at Denver after stops at Sliver Doming and a City, visit Carlsbad, to White guests. Wolfgang Klemperor, pioneer flyer, spoke on "Enrly Dnys In The Chamber of Com- merce nnd the nvintors stressed the coming ngc of n new sight- air empha- sized the scenic attractions-- nnd flyirig facilities available in-New Mexico and the South'west. Max Hood, secretary of the Chamber of Commerce, presented each din- ner guest with.a.brochure of the Land of Enchantment and motor- ing nnd aviation maps of New Mexico, Albuquerque Man Killed in Mora 'LAS VEGAS.-July 21 man E. Harris, 31, of Albuquer- que died in o local hospital Sun- day, night.from effects of an elec- tric shock received Saturday while repairing a transformer nt Mora. Harris, a lineman of the Rural Electrification touch- ed a hot'wire on .top a'.35-foot pole..In addition to shock, Harris received severe head and internal Injuries when the current threw him to1- the ground; He is survived by his mother, 'Mrs. Ada D; Harris. Aluqucrque; three sisters, Mrs. F. E. Corona: Mrs-' Pearl Lundy, Ta- jiqirtv and of Eugene, two.brothers, Cnrl E. Harris, .Aluquerquo, ,and Russell S, Harris of Eugene, Ore. He was a veteran of World War II. Funeral services will be held Wednesday .-afternoon at o'clock in Palm Chapel 'in the Strong-Thome Mortuary, Albu- querque, the Rev. Russell V. Goff officiating. Fahy Alternate To UN. Meeting WASHINGTON, July 21 A former Santa Fe attorney, Charles Fahy, .55, was among the alternates in the American dele- gation named by President Tru- man today to the September ses- sion of the United, Nations Gen- eral Assembly. Secretary of Stale Marshall Is expected to head the delegation to the next session.'opening In New York Sept. 16. Mr. Truman sent lo the Senate the nominations of these three. members. Delegates Warren R. Austin, senior representative in the UN Security Council, Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt, Hcrshell V. Johnson and John Foster Dulles. Alternates, in addition to Fahy, were Willard Thorp, assistant Continued on I-'our 'BeiCohen Quits State Department WASHINGTON, July 21 "Ben" Cohen, last of the original "brain trust" of early Roosevelt Administration days, bowed out today when President Truman accepted his resignation as coun- selor of the State Department. To succeed him the- President nominated Charles E, Bohlcn, veteran foreign service officer and the Stntc Department's Rus- sian expert. 1 The shift enables Secretary of State Marshall to keep indefinite- ly nt his side his closest adviser on Soviet matters. Boulen would have been due for a foreign as- signment next January under u law limiting foreign service of- ficers to tours of four years in the United States. The rule does not apply to posts requiring Sen- ate' confirmatoin, such ns the posi- tion of counsellor. Also sent to the Senate along with the Bohlcn nomination was that of John Carter Vincent, an- other career diplomat, to be min- ister to Switzerland. The 52-year-old -Cohen steps out -July 31. He wrote that after 14 years he wished "to take a rest free from all official respon- sibilities." Mr. Truman said 'he accepted the resignation "regretfully" af- ter consultation with Secretary Marsb-M- House Agrees on For Reclamation Elephant Butte Given Senate Still Must Vote on Bill WASHINGTON. July 21 House approv- ed today a conference agreement providing for the Interior .De- portment for the next 12 months including for re- clamation project construction in the west. The money granted the depart- ment as a whole in the confer ence report sent to the Semite was or 34.3 per cent, less than the budget estimate of The Reclamation Bureau re- ceived less, than the budget estimate of in the conference agreement up- on which the Senate has still to act. Cites Biff Carryover Representative Robert P. Jones (R., chairman of the House Interior appropriations subcocmmittce, told the House that the conference figure is high- er than be thought necessary; but with carry-over of unexpended funds from last year the new money the Reclamation Bureau total program for the fiscal ending next Juno 30. Following are the conference agreements approved- by the House for reclamation project construction: From the general fund of the Treasury: Columbia Basin, Wash- ington, Davis Dam, Arizona-Nevada, Col- orado-Big Thompson, Colorado, Central Valley. Call-, fornia, Hungry Horse' project, Montana, Gila project, Arizona, Kings River i.project, California, 000; Missouri river basin, Fort Peck project, Mon- tana, Carlsbad, Buttc Funds From the reclamation fund: Boise Project, -Idaho, Pnyette di- vision, Anderson ranch dam, Idaho, Lcwiston Orchards project, Idaho, Palisades project, Idaho, Mexico. Rio Grande project, New Mexico-Texas (Elephant Dcschutcs project, Ore- gon, Klamath project, Oregon-California, Og- dcn river project, Utah, Provo river project, Utah, 000 and authority to enter .into contracts1 up to addition- al Shoshone project, Wyoming, power division, Southwestern Power Adminis- tration was stripped in the final bill to in- new money for operation and maintenance of its transmission system. However, the agency is permitted to use its unexpended balances from last year's appropriation for the con- struction of inter-connection links in1 connection with the construc- tion of the Dcnison-Norfolk trans- mission lines, and for other en- gineering and administrative functions. Dixon Resident Admits Killing Brother-in-Law SANTA FE, July 21 J. Velarde, 31-year-old Dlxon resident, pleaded guilty today be- fore District Judge David Cha- vez to a charge of manslaughter growing out of the death early Sunday of 'his1 brother-in-law, Jose Ed-uvijen Atcncla, 50, near Dixon. Judge Chavez sentenced Ve- larde to from one to three years in the slate penitentiary. Stole Police Cnpt. A. B. Mar- tinez said Velarde hud mndc n statement to offlcei's that he and Atonclo had been drinking Into Saturday and that on 'the way home ho had struck his brothcr- in-law with a rock. Match Regrets Long Vacation of Congress WASHINGTON, July 21 Icnntor Hatch (D. N. M.) told the Seriate today that "the good old days of prolonged vacations are gone and that ho is sor- the Republican leadership has decided to adjourn Saturday un- til the next session starts in Jan- uary.' He said Congress should, not the present dismal state of world without'fixing a dnte to reconvene early in the fall. Sour's 'Show Cause Hearing Up Today Hearings for the owner and three drivers of the .garbage com Service charges of violating the garbage ordinance, have been postponed until Wednesday morning, police Judge E. C. Gobcr said Mondiiy. Meanwhile the garbage company's hcnd, Abe Sour, -is slated to appear before n special session of the city commission at 11 n. m. loclay to show cmisc why tract shouldn't be revoked for non-performance In S. P. Strike SAN- FRANCISCO, July 21 M1) Brotherhood of Locomo- tive Engineers struck the Pacific Lines ot the Southern Pacific Railroad tonight but the tie-up may bo brief, for negotiators are continuing efforts to reach agree- ment and a union source predict- ed a possible settlement tonight- P. 0. Peterson. West Coast chairman of the brotherhood, emerged from the conference room at to tell newsmen that tentative agreement had been reached on all 20 working rule changes demanded by the union. "We are hanging on he said, "I think there will be a settlement tonight." Engineers left their cabs in S, P. terminals promptly at 6 p. m. Pickets appeared in some cities. Trains moving at 6 p. m. wore to finish runs to division points, Peterson's -brict statement was the only word coming out the conference in the four hours which followed the strike zero hour. The strike capped a long con- troversy. Involved -by the action were lines of the Southern Pacific south of Portland. Ore., and west of. Tucumcnri, N. M., El Paso. and Ogden. Utah, as well as two SP subsidiaries. One of the union demands was a guaranteed daily wage of ns agninst the prosoat- Sugar Stamp Peddler Described at Trial SANTA FE, July 21 tion of a "mysterious sugar stamp peddler" and the testimony of. an 18-year-old Lea 'County State Bank employe highlighted the trial today of A- M. Bartlctt and Trudy Edwards, charged with conspiring to falsify government records by the establishment of fictitious sugar accounts. Charles C. Hopkins, chief in- vestigator for the sugar section of the former Office of Price Ad- ministration Denver offices, snid huge quantities of sugar stamps from nn "unknown 'man" driving a "big black nutom'obile" with Washington, D, C., license tags. And Jesse Combs, 18. present Continued on Piife rive Morgan Wins Yacht Race While Asleep in Bed HONOLULU, July 21 Frank white-haired film .actor, today became the first person ever to win the classic Califoi-nla-to-Honolulu yncht race while fast nslccp, When -Morgan's hour of trlumpli arrived nt n. m. He was not at they finish line peering into the morning mists for n glimpse of Sea Biscuit, the only yacht in the field of 33 to a chance to beat his 'schooner Dolphin II on a handicap basis. He wns snoozing soundly at the Roynl Hawaiian Hotel.________ Assistant, City Manager Arthur P. Stan ton said Monday he had issued the order last week-end which resulted in the citing ot Sour imd three -of his truck drivers for failure to cover their garbage trucks. Literally' Stnnton said he had planned to' have only one driver cited to show the garbage firm "we mean business" in the matter of get- ting gnrbiific trucks covered. But he guessed Hint "police look the order too with the re- sult ,thnt other garbage truck drivers were cited. Police records disclosed that Joe L. Chavez. 19M West New York, who was th- first truck- driver cited Saturday ntfcrnoon, was cited again about Sun- 'dny on the snme nting a gnrbngo truck without n cover. The citation quoted Cha. vez as saying his truck had never had a cover since ho went to work for the garbage company. Same Charces The other two drivers who face the same charge were tagged about noon Monday, They arc Espirldlon Valencia, 331 West Southern, ticketed in the 900 block of West New York, nnd Luis Chavez' Garcia, 512 West Cromwell, clled in 700 block West Mountain Road. Stanton denied that the show- cause hearing had anything slated to do for today with his sudden order cnllfng for enforce- ment of the garbage ordinance. He said he had been urging the garbage company "for at least a month" to get its trucks covered nnd cited one instance on Coal Avo'. where he required n gar- bage truck's crow to clean a quantity of trash that had blown Into the street. Today's special session will re- place the usual Tuesday night meeting, Commission Chairman A] Buck said. Sour Says Trucks Will Arrive Soon Abe Sour, head of the United Service Corp., scheduled to go before a city commission hearing today in regard to the garbage contract held by his company, said he had-, received confirma- tion Monday from the Garwood Co.. In Wnyne, -that Uic first two of his eight new trucks would bo shipped July 28. Sour said the telegram declar- ed delay in delivery of the trucks was nnd was oc- casioned by a strike in the truck factory. He said also that the other six trucks, to compldte the gnrbngo firm's order, were scheduled for delivery In tcmbcr. In connection with the commis- sion hearing today, Sour said lie would -bo glad to take Commis- sioner Morelll, or the entire city commission, plus representatives of the Albuquerque newspapers lo nny spot In the city they might select nnd prove to them that garbage- wns being handled promptly. "They can pick the Sour said. The garbage company head said he also had placed n special truck on the run to handle cam- plaints which came In. Hears Testimony Communists Push For Third Party Lawmakers Demand Records on Ownership Of the New Republic July 21 House Commit- tee on unAmcrican .activi- ties took to Henry A. Wallace DHOW today after testimony that the Communists nrc "pushing for n third party which he mlfiht head. The testimony came from Wal- ter S. Stcelc. chairman of the National Security Committee oj the American Coalition of Patri- otic. Civic and Fraternal So- cieties. After hearing committee asked hts story, the for records he Highway Post Off ice Is Suggested For State by Rail Mailmen s Head There probably is a need in Now -Mexico for the newest in mail service, the highway post office, Elton L. Davis, Los An- geles, president of the Eighth Di- vision, Railway Mail Assn., snid lore Monday. Davis, who came to Albuquer- que for the division's biennial con- vention, snid only about five routes were being covered by the ilghway postofflcc service, which consists of buses.manned by mail clerks who sort the mail en route. -Ie suggested the Tnos section of New Mexico could bo given better service by such means, The approximately 30 members, sonic of thorn accomoanled by .heir wives, drnwiTTS up sug- gested improvements in service. to be presented to the Post Office Department nnd the association's members. Grievances, If nny, will bo likewise formulated. The sessions, at El Fidel Hotel, will continue through todny. Davis said the association will endeavor to obtain better co-op- and .senators for Improvement of nnd senators for Improvccmnt-of postal Service In the division, which Includes the Hawaiian Is- lands, California, Nevada, Utah, Arizona, and New-Mexico. Association members are requir- ed to rate 97 per cent in their current examinations, which-come at five-months intervals, but the average is 97 per cent. Members of the association hnndlc all units of air mail, railway mail, seaport mail, and highway post offices. snld ho hns on the ownership of the New Republic, weekly maga- zine of which Wallace is editor. Stcole. replied he would be Jlad to furnish them. Steclc. the first of 14 witnesses slated for n week of hearings on Communist activities, testified that- American Reds wartime atomic experts on the of their schools. It was when he told Com- munlsUs working for a major third party of "Leftists" that turned lo a discussion of Wtl- Ince, prompted by pointed ques- tions from Representative Mundt (R..S. The notional corrmlttee of the Communist party issued call at n meeting In New York Ciiy on Feb. 23. Stcele said, for the Immediate formation of a coalition of left wing, into a third party" early In Red Fronts "Immediately he continued, "a reorganizing of po- litical Red fronts wns begun. This resulted In the forming of the Progressive Citizens of Amer- ica He said this organization Is the machinery through which other parties will be penetrated or third party launched. "Is that the Mundt Inquired, "of which one Henry A. Wallace is a spokes' man nnd "He Steel responded. Under further Stcclo said. the Progressive Citi- zens is linked .with a California group headed 6y Robert Kenny which has sounded n Wallace-for- President call. Steele said Ken- ny has "headed some other fronts." "Do you know anything about the ownership of the New Re- public Mundt asked. "I have the records In my of- the witness replied. "Isn't it financed almost ex- clusively by foreign "Almost 98 per cent." answered. 'He said, it was incorporated originally In England and now is incorporated in Canada. About Magazine Chairman J. Parnell Thomas (R., N. J.) then asked Steele whether he could supply his ords on the magazine. The -wit- ness quickly assented. Michael Straight, publisher oJ the New Republic, commented in Contlnufil on Pica Gov. Mabry Tells Dwyre to Enforce Car Insigniaiaw From tlie Journal's Santa Fc Bureau SANTA FE, July 21 Gov. Thomas -Mnbry Indicated Impati- ence today with drivers of slate cars who fall to display proper insignia, nnd disclosed he had asked Stntc Highway Engineer Burton Dwyre to check thorough- ly for violations, The governor may be n few drivers who aren't show- ing InsiRiiln on stale vehicles, I nm making It plain lions nrc going lo result In some- body's going nfoot.' He snid It Is Dwyrc's duty- un- der the law to enforce the Insig- nia rule nnd that "I don't-bclleve (stale police) Chief Bcasley; ler.s Inlo It at nil." Previously Dwyre had said that n September, 1939, regulation placed the- enforcement of laws governing state in the hands ot the slnlc police chief. Bcasley came back with "I have no orders to chock state cars. The Insignia, two for each state car, were distributed July 3 .by Dwyre. Dwyre said today he had asked department heads, In turn, to instruct employees in their proper use. And that he personally was checking into violations and would notify department heads of abuses "as AS I learn o: them."
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