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Ada Evening News (Newspaper) - July 3, 1946, Ada, Oklahoma It s a good thing that folks don't make as much noise as do tires when they are being deflated—otherwise Oklahoma today would be one vast hissing noise as futile political hopes go flot A^eraf* Sri MAJ fa I (I t in alation 8271 VittT'.b r Audit Iturr.au of t mutation THE ADA EVENING NEWS 43rd Year—No. 68 ADA, OKLAHOMA, WEDNESDAY, JULY 3. 1946 UVE CENTS THE COPY DRISKILL, HUNT WIN OVER INCUMBENTS Turner Far In Lead For Governor J°h njon wins Dew and Crawford Go Down, Kaiser In Run-Off With Smith Gilmer Nears Run-Off Spot Price Picture Over Nation Remaining In Jigsaw Puzzle Wins First Race New Judge Surprise Vote Getter Pulling Slowly Ahead Of Jones as Late Returns Come in from Over State KLAHOMA — c. non ii IB I CITY, July Mums from 3 34: democratic governor: 80 719, Jones 73,688; 130,278. < SKI — D : X I prosec mer i Ii C Bv The Associated Press The r. S. consumer had only scattered pieces of a jigsaw price puzzle today to indicate his future financial picture but he glimpsed higher costs in a few of - them. , ~- ni    .    .     6    ■ While it was too early to deter- of 3 <01 in Oklahoma I mine over-all trends in the costs of everyday necessities, the consumer took note of record high pi ices yesterday for cattle, a bove-rilling payments for hogs and varying increases some places in what he pays for butter, poultry, milk. cheese, flour and a few other items, particularly rent. Offsetting those advances, how-j ever. were steady price levels in I many other commodities, plus pledges from business and indus- ! try to keep them that way wherever possible.* The senate, divided as to the necessity for a restitution of price controls, was studying a possible compromise measure. Most C omplaints On Rents I* rom arn md the nation came a crescendo of complaints from tenants who told of extra-high ABOMA CITY. July 3. cr* e Gilmer. Tulsa county -tor f >rged ahead of for-nternal levenue collector Jones * >day for a place in e runoff for the Oklahoma < ■ nat rial r. >m nation as un--• returns from Gilmer’s "onghnlds poured in. Despite Gilmer’s surge. Turnei fa r O' e r c Tar ar.cad in t 5 '.e race I f < :a1 returns from 3.162 a hor. a’s 3,701 precincts] urner, Oklahoma City oil County Voles d cattleman. I lh.895, Gilmer 498 and J nee 67.680. ( op Fades ’AL ..am O Coe. Oklahoma Citv i rney and only World War II te raj 50 the race. was fourth ■epublican race i HJL way r < - ma P HSV TTI < i f ■ nis    I f TI Her Schw p -I. - Co TI I was a for Olney F. Flynn, or of Tulsa, who won ioritv over his two op-lyon had 13.468 to 3.-v F Ingram and 2 xford B. <'ragg, anrt ■tic to the general th out a runoff. The e from 1,028 of 3,701 i unbent Oklahoma all .« *i <»< rats, v, <*j e unoff i ar f s in vc lei -t, **• hilt* four others ; »minalions in the r I TTI Ii TV. mu ate i ** «re George B e first district, and Ross eighth district, md Mike Monroncy, fifth in W H sec- Stigler, district, democrats I our Sol on $ I ace Fights un hents Jed Johnson, six ti Wick* oren. f ism TK out in races tew cai d district democra-succeed Rep. Paul emocrat. who was not a‘o the anparent runoff he Bill Sieger, Durant,* TO Bi ; _ Carl Albert. McAlester, hot Ii ''bey?, although State Sen. less Irby of Boswell was pres ents imposed by landlords, but there were indications that most renters had received no notice of increases. Several states and cities acted to put ceilings on rentals, while others studied the matter. In brief, yesterday’s price developments were these: ( aith'men rushed their animals to market to take advantage of ba loon mg prices, up to a record high $22.50 at Chicago, which was 50 cents above Monday and $4.50 over the expired OP A’s top price. Hogs glutted the market but hauled the price down only $1 and $1 50 below Monday’s $18.50 top. the best price since PMO. Wilson Stays At Oiling Prices One of the n it ion’s major packet’s Wilson ani company, announce publl- 1 cec * it was offering meat on hand ’at former ceiling prices. In New York anet Chicago, poultry prices jumped 7 and IO cents a pound. In Wall Street, the stock mar-k( t steadied and sales dropped to a f«mr month low. Wool went up hut cotton fu lures fell i.ff Textiles remained at ceiling levels. Flour brought S5.17 to $5.35 per hundredweight for July shipments above tile OPA price but under the former black market price by about $4, dealers said. (train prices boomed somewhat but clothing remained on store Price Control Pion Regaining Support Coalition Which Caused Presidential Veto of OPA Bill Breaking Up But Some Restrictions in Authority Likely By JACK BELL WASHINGTON, July 3.— (AP) Price control prospects picked up in the senate today as signs appeared that the coalition which molded the ^residentially vetoed OPA bill might be cracking apart. With republicans threatening to support nothing more than a facsimile of the rejected measure, wayward d» mocrats were reported filtering back into the administration’s fold. ——    —    -    -    + Senator Murdock (I) Utah) said that as a member of the hanking seventh, and all democrats. but met stiff sing Albert Pavne Anay supreme Ray C. Jones Still Payne, CCU rt. or second place. Runs UVU clerk of the and State Sen. candidate for the commission. easily outdistanced the two opponents ca h drew and scored clear mayor.: ie* Payne, who gained fame by v inning the 1928 bunion derby, '.as seeking his fourth term. He s ored 65.959 to 18.923 for his nea-cit opp nent, Joe M Lynch, m 1581 pre: inets. I racks at the 'ame figures as be fore OPA’s end. There was no buying rush the consumer. by Witness Afraid To Talk on Kilian me* 66 an W also 196 s His Mauldin, sent. W seek re-el cc far ahead, net-votes in 1,666 prone arest opponent, A. got 23.021. The in-. J. Armstrong, did ion. Williamson and mc -n ment each, and won easi-1 W iliamson was ;ihead of Le5. * L Conner. 74.841 to 44,-963 in 1752 precincts. Red Ambassador In Peaceful Talk Bv (.RAHAM HOVEY WASHINGTON. July 3.—UP)— k .a: V. Novikov, new Russian barrad : to this country, prom-i t lay that the Soviet Union tart a war against tes or anyone cise.” same token, he said the people of this want to fight any- R AD NAUHEIM. Germany/ July 3. U4*>— A prosecution witness refused today    to testify against Pol. James    Kilian    of Highland Park, 111.,    saying    “I fear tiro things that may happen to me.” Killian, former commander of the IL s. army's loth replace- Shaw had hut I m< ‘‘I Lichfield, England. is accused of authorizing cruel treatment of American soldiers imprisoned there. The witness who testify was Simon veal-old former e And KR* anti lever * ited St by the v that do no But wh ir lie insisted that all rn Le rent es bt-1 ween the two ma-: powers can be ‘‘ironed out.” Novikov cautioned that solutions for many world problems will require time and patience. SINGING AT HIGH An ah. \ ' THURSDAY HILL iav singing convention IHI church has an in-* ai! who would like to v 5 there. tans are especially intend The affair stai is v :th lunch to be served refused to Blocker. 25-negro of Chicago, 111., a Lichfield prisoner who is serving a 10-vear court martial sentence for being absent without leaving during combat. Im not testifying any more.” Blocker told the military court. I feel I have jeopardized myself enough. You see when this trial’s over I vc got to go to a detention training center. I fear the things 1 Hat may happen to me when I reach the D. T. C “Has anybody threats to you?” asked. “No,” Blocker you see, due to men who not given they’re still cupation. I some way feel they may be plac cd rn charge of the D. T. C. over here and if they find me there I know what is going to happen to mo.” over here.” • ni a d e any the prosecutor Filipinos Ready For Celebration Of Independence MANILA. July 3.    (At*)    Spirits undampened in intermittent rains. eager Filipinos put the finishing touches today on the historic site —a stone’s throw from Manila Bay—where the 4 war-torn Philippines will be declared officiaUy independent tomorrow. They completed the grandstand which Gen. Douglas MacArthur and other high ranking officials are scheduled to participate in an eventful ceremony. The program committee announced, however, that if the weather is unfavorable the ceremonies may be transferred to Rkz.al stadium in South Manila. U. S. Senator Millard Tydings, of Maryland, co-author of the Tvdings-McDuffie Act granting independence will make a 10-minute address at 8:05 a.m. tomorrow (6:05 p.m. central standard time Wednesday). MacArthur, who has been accorded a tumultous reception as the man who was forced out of the Philippines in the early days of the war but returned in triumph.^ will speak for IO minutes at 8:15 a.m. He arrived by plane from Tokyo yesterday. The main address, at 8:25 a.m., will be delivered by LL S. High Commissioner Paul V. McNutt, representing President Truman. He substitute* for interior Secretary Julius Krug, originally scheduled to represent the president. And Ado People Switching From Election Fever To Pions for Spending Doy Thursday brings again the Fourth of July and Alia is busy today changing from election fever into preparations for celebration of Independence Day. The closing clown of activities will be almost complete here. That means banks, postal services, business houses, public' of-tice.s. It means that hundreds will seek out fishing streams and lak committee which begins work to- J es * others will go picknicking and clay on a p issible compromise ! many more will spend the day a- measure, he has received concrete indications that some democrats who joined in whittling down OPA’s powers have had a change of heart. “I think tin* president has so Edified his party behind his posi lion on the price control question as it never was solidified before,” Murdoc k told a reporter. He* added That the 283 to 61 house vol** Monday for 20-da v \ lsitmg. It means that most of the* remaining fireworks will go up in a blaze of rockets and candles and aerial bombs or off in noisy blasts of torpedoes end firecrackers. There is to bt* the usual amount of visiting, too. Tile weather may cause some alterations in planning for the* day because the* forecaster has some comments about scattered thun Polke Make Five Arrests Tuesday However, Police Consider Thot Rather Smoll for A Holiday replied. Hic fact ‘But these have been tried were any time (jail terms), in the army of oc-mav be wrong but I ■Ti. Moose are found principally* in Minnesota and* Maine*, but some are found in Idaho, Montana, and ’A arlington Iiio 49th parallel forms much of the boundary between the I luted State's and the Dominion of Canada. weather! Oklahoma; Partly cloudy to- ; ght and Thursday with scatter-: : r. andc: sv. <•: s in noi th west ■ nu: sea' aft. . noon or evening; -*.t change .ii temperature. i v. No Paper July 4 On account of the paper shortage, necessitating the saving of all paper possible, The Ada News will not issue a paper Thursday, July 4. The force will join the other people in the community in resting or fishing or picknicking. ^ Police officials reported that Tuesday five* arrests were made. This is considered rather small for a holiday. Two men were picked up for drunkenness and fighting and were fined $10 each, one person was fined SIO for possession and two drunks paid fines of $8.75 each. The 19 4 1 Chevrolet sedan which the police reported they found upturned in a ditch east of town was not a stolen car. It was owned by W. R. Stanton of 705 South Eighth, McAlester. He 1 had loaned it to a boy he picked up in Holdenville and the boy was drunk when he wrecked the car. One accident was reported to police Tuesday. Clifford Wallace of Fenteni Hall was riding a motorcycle and attempted to pass a 1933 Chevrolet driven bv Frances Patterson. 311 South Constant, on the wrong side and in doing so hit the right front fender of the sedan. Wallace agreed to pay the damages and no charges were filed. Heirens Is Held On Two Dozen Charges Include Four for Assault And 21 for Burglary stop gap controls, with Rep. Roe 1 dershowers over most of the state of Maryland as the sole democrat! Thursday, opposing, indicated a trend that may provide mod news for OPA in the senate. GOP Wants Restrictions Republicans declared, however, ♦ hey will not agree to restore price controls without sharp res- I trictions in OPA authority. Chairman Taft (Ohio) of the I minority steeling committee said he personally is willing to compromise some of the provisions of an extension measure. But he added that many of his colleagues want to re-enact w ithout material change the bill Mr. Truman vetoed. There is some republican sentiment, too, to let OPA lie dormant until tin* full effects of the agency’s death can be assessed. Let’s Wait—Moore Se nator Moore (Okla) put this sentiment into words in a radio address last night in which he said he had heard of nothing in the first two days without price control to indicate a “national collapse”—or uncontrolled inflation. Calling upon the nation to wait until it can learn whether prices will be “as bdl. or at least any worse, than the black markets jnder which we have suffered so long.” Moore added: “Congress' i- always available tor emergent ' le gislation.” In a later broadcast. Stabilization Director Chester Bow les who pas resigned, effective July IO, cautioned tha» living costs would double within 20 days if tho present upward trend of commodity prices continued Bowles acknowledged that he* did not look for such a thing to happen in that period, hut he asserted that the first day s price and rent increases ‘*ire only a taste of what lies ahead if no accept anything less than really effective price and rent control legislation.” Boren in Second Ploce Here; Medlock end Nichols Foce Hot Run-Off Campaign OKLAHOMA CITY. July 3 — ♦/lh 453 precincts of 501 in the Fourth disti u t for democratic nomination for congress give: Abraham 1969: Boren 13,687; Dunn 1297: Hendon 8821; Johnson 10.621; Livingston 8971. Pontotoc county failed to stay by Congressman Lyle Boren this time. giving Glen Johnson of Okemah top *pot in the Tuesday voting and also assigning lams ford P. Livingston. Seminole, and Claude Hendon. Shawnee sizeable totals. Boren got an unofficial total f>f 2.214 votes in the county. Johnson amassing 2.385, Livingston I,* 694 and He rut on 1.142. Herbert Abraham. Bi istow. picked up some stray votes as did Dunn. Holdenville negro. Virgil Medlock. state representative challenging Al G. Nichols, V\ ewoka. for the state senate, is in a run-off with Nichols. Medlock carried his home Pontotoc county with 4.544 votes to 2 359 for Nichols, hut Otto Strickland. former representative, of Allen, crowded into the picture in this county w ith 1.165 votes. In Seminole county, unofficial tabulations gave Nichols 5.369. Medlock 2.626 and Strickland 734. The unofficial totals are Nichols, 7,728. Medlock, 7.170 and Strickland 1,899 vtes; Strickland’s total is far more than enough to offset Nichols’ margin over Medlock and sends the race into a hell ted finals campaign for the nomination on July 23. Seminole county cast less than 70(1 mon* votes in this race than did Pontotoc count \. Thomas P. Holt returns to the state house of representatives after repelling the challenge of Clyde Click, but ll. P. Sugg, who i.d th. race for Rep. No. 2., must run it off with A T. Watson. Their unofficial votes were Sugg Y.913, Watson 1.450. But to be divided are Tom Goodman’s 778, W. C. Gray*® 838 and Elmer Dean’s I.-198 votes, or more than 2,700 I allots. McArthur Sweeping Republican Race For Stale Post Council Run-Off Roberts Wins Word 4 Race, Walker and Coleman In 'At-Large' Finols Ada citizens got in a bit of extra voting Tuesday, deciding one race for city council and leaving another unset th i H. J Huddleston for Ward I. Dr. (’. F. Spencer for Ward 2 and Joe Hensley for Ward 3 were un opnosed. Vernon Roberts defeated Pink Norwood for Ward 4 representative on the council. 1.295 to 440 votes in (inofficial count M. W. “Red” Walker, who was a member of the hoard of freeholders which drafted the revised city charter soon to go into effect, was a late entry in the ‘at-large’ c'»te«?o»'v hut forced well ahead of his four opponent* Ollie Coleman finished in second place and a spot in a run-off which is scheduled therefore for July 14. Unofficial returns gave Walker 804. Coleman 493, Luther Hud-j gens 3l»R. W A Ryan 314 and Walker Hi de 254 The m w charter, changing Ada j from the commission to the coun cd manager plan of government, ■ will go into effect July 22 and J the council now being selected, for ttie first time, faces a busy time helping get the new setup in effect through a manager to he employed an i through him mg in supervisory capacities the big change. lid for * - Compton Figures Underwater Bomb Jolt Is Stronger Famous Scientist Forecasts More Damage to Ships In Next Atom Bomb Test David Gray Makes Surprise Showing For Commissioner Collins Feces Run-Off, Thompson Hos Close Roce Agoinst Field of Five Pontotoc county voters Tuesday spoke louder than ail the campaign thunder that ha i been roiling across their hills and prairies, placing their favor as they pleased and in so doing bringing about more changes than usual in the county official family. For one thing, they streamed to the polls in larger numbers than the most optimistic forecasts, favorable weather and high interest combining to get a!most 9,000 voters to the booths, They put an end to the tenure of Tai Crawford, for many years district judge, with Hoyt COE LEADS IN COUNTY. TERNER IS RUNNER-UP The surprising last minute surge of VV .‘ham Coe in the race for democratic nomination for governor caught the fancy • >f enough Pontotoc countian! to put some of them to a tiv * campaigning and, in the end, to present (’<*♦* with top place in county voting. Roy Turner, long well liked here, piled up a steady vote tit .ill p.ii I of Ada and the county hut w.t.% nosed out of first place. trading ('n** by a huh* more than 200 votes. H C Jones .support was spotted but he came in with third ranking, heading Dixie Gilmer by 300 v otes In the i see for lieutenant governor it w as all Jim Berry. who spread-eagled a field of Jev en i iv .ds. Pontotoc county stood bx A. I*. <>4hie. state superintendent, as in I he p.i>t, giving him an unofficial niirgin of 2.776 votes to 1,117 for Oliver Hodge, his nearest competitor. GUARD CLEARED OF HAVING KICKED, BEATEN PRISONERS BAD NAUHEIM. Germany, j July 3, (A*i-— A court martial to-    ,    , day acquitted Pfc. Au*,in IX 1    P ' aCed CHICAGO. July 3.—*^—William G. Heirens, 17-year-old student questioned about the kidnapping and slaving last winter of Suzanne Degnan. was ordered held for the grand jury today on four charges of assault and 21 of burglary. J lid go Matthew D Hartigan of felonv court set tile youth’s bond at $270,000    $10,000 on each of the I 21 burglary charges, and $15,000 J on each of the four assault charges. The University of Chicago student was arrested Wednesday night on one of th** burglary charges. The fedora! bureau of investigation reported tjiat one of his palm and finger prints were “identical'’ with prints found on a note demanding $209)00 ransom from the Degnan family. Counsel for Heirens waived preliminary examination at the arraignment < n the assault and burglary charges. After the youth’s attorneys had lost a court light to obtain his release on a writ of habeas corpus yesterday, Heirens was formally rharg-'d with assault with intent to murder, three charges of assault with intuit to kill and 21 burglaries. None of the charges involve tho Degnan crime, said State’s Attorney William J. Tu-ohv. * Counsel for Heirens, who was seized last Wednesday after police said he attempted to burglarize a north side apartment, said the youth would plead innocent to the charges and no effort would he made to furnish bond. Heirens, following his brief ap- Ada’s candidate for attorney I general on th* republican ticket, j C. L. McArthur, was ‘going to j town as the voles came in from I over the state j With only 56° precincts of the state’s 3,701 reported, McArthur was leading his one opponent for the republican nomination 11,703 to 3,889. Null thus has little chance of overtaking the Ada attorney. Pontotoc county had few republican voter, cast Tuesday and McArthur got 9 to Null’s I for the county. Crable in Run-Off Bul Far Behind OKLAHOMA CITY. July 3.— ( .‘P» State Superintendent A. L. Crable, long i nder fire as a result of textbook controversies of years past, ran a bad second in the feature secondary race of yesterday’s primary election, but cinched a plate in the runoff. Topping Cia hie was Dr. Oliver Hodge. Tulsa county superintendent. Hodge, in 1.887 of the state’s 3.701 precincts, received an unofficial total oi 49.684 votes to 39,-296 for Crable, but other scattered votes made certain a second primary, race between the two school men. Five other candidates for secondary offices won democratic nominations u ithout a runoff. Foremost among them was Lieut. Gov. James E. Berry, seeking a fourth term. He outran seven other opponents, scoring a clear majority over the field, with * 8.381 Votes to 16.451 for Doctor Fowler Bordel, the second man. J Read The Ada News Want Ads. Gheens of Newport, Tenn., of charges that he struck and kicked three American guardhouse prisoners at Lichfield. Eng. In an adjoining room where the former Lichfield commander. Col Janie.*? Kilian of Highland Park , 111., was on trial, a negro prosecution witness was excused when ho refused to testify with the explanation that “I fear the things that may happen to me.” Gheens denied he struck and kicked the prisoners. Three previously convicted guards testified that Gheens was not with them when the prisoners were struck. Several prosecution witnesses had sworn they saw Gheens hit the men. policemen in his cell at the detective bureau. He was not subjected to further Questioning by police about the Degnan case. Chief of Detectives Walter Storms said that Heirens had lx*en advised by his attorneys not to answer any questions. Since last* Friday night Tuohv and Storms and other top ranking law* enforcement officials have interrogated the youth about the Degnan case but he has denied any connection w ith the crime. - - — * ------ Tuberculosis occurs more frequently among men than women. -a—— - Greater returns tor amount invested. Ada News Want Ads. Jaycees to Hear About Convention Ronald Bl^ck will bi* in charge of the Junior Chamber of Com merce program Wednesday night at 8 o’clock, according to officials of the club. Trice Broad rick and Finis Morrison are scheduled to make a report on their trip to the National Convention at Milwaukee.   —  * - The swivel chair was invented four centimes ago. James Rittv of Ohio, invented the first cash register in 1879. Schnectady, i tered rn 1798. * NL was char ABOARD USS MCKINLEY. AT BIKINI. July 3. UP>—The under water test of the atomic will do more damage guinea pi<* fleet than the air hurst did. Dr. Karl Compton predicted; today. Compton, ©resident of Massachusetts Institute of Technology and member of both the presidential and joint chi»*f of staff! evaluation commissions, was not surprised that more shies were f not sunk in the July I test. His guess in advance had been that no ships would he sent to the bottom by the overhead bomb.] Actually, five were. The second test, exoected in three or four weeks, will produce mute a high spout and some sizeable waves, he said The evaluation hoard and correspondents could safely havej been closer to the bomb cxnlos- { sion. Compton said. He estimated 12 miles would have been a. safe distance. (The observers* were from 15 to 18 miles away ) For the underwater test to] coffle Compton believes observers jean he closer because the water] i will have some shielding effect. I He made a guess that force of the underwater explosion will be ex-1 I pended mostly upward rather! i than spherically. Nevertheless, he sail the spherical blow that] i hits ships' bottoms will be pow-1 j erful. Compton and Bradley Dewev,j ; president of the American Chemical Society and a fellow* member of the president s (‘valuation board, revealed they accepted: j with reservations an opinion ex ! pressed by weather authorities on failure of the atomic mushroom cloud to soar to a greater. ; height. They said that just above 20.-000 feet the atomic cloud humphed its head into an obstacle that I : apparently slowed its up-rush. IThis obstacle was a hazy cloud. I w ide and fairly flat Weather men said it was. a mass of ice crystals. Compton j said he doubted it was ice but could not be sure. Ice, Jio explained. does for rn in crysali to j | make some clou is at that height. ■ and if it was ice the color photos, j when developed, will prove it. The cloud apparently was j caused b\ air expanding rapidly.} Compton said. Explosions in tile : mushroom as it rose may have created this water vapor or ice vapor. - Trade va I ut* of a wolf skin in j Montana 65 vears ago was two cups of sugar anti a bl aver skin I was worth only half a cup Matches can bt* waterproofed b* dipping the heads in a creamy solution made by dissolving shellac in denatured alcohol. Driskill, former county judge ani War    ll    veteran, running    up    an impressive unofficial margin cf l mm h! 5.075    to    2,891 votes. ♦ 0    Dew Swept Aside Thev    swept Sam Dew.    three- time county treasurer, from office bv giving Virgil Hunt 4.938 ballots to Dew's 2.666. They left Earl Parker. District I county commissioner, far tack Official Vote Later The News hopes ti print on Fsiday official totals on all races voted on Tuesday. The county election board is ’working on an unusually long ballot tabulation The precinct boards did a grand job Tuesday, getting all boxes in before the countv board then got the preamp this despite an almost record number of candidates. The canty board then got the precinct reports to News employes in a steady stream and*> the reports flowed to the office and out over Iou ispeaker to a large throng of listeners outside and ovejr the local radio station. The News appreciates the efficient w ork of the precinct and county election boards that made possible speedy reports of a long, complicated day s balloting. of David Gray, making his first race. and early totals indicated that Gray may have defeated both opponents; official totals will decide this point. George (’ohms, long District 2 commissioner, faces a run-off with Bob Austell, making h*x second trv for the place. C I-lins was more than 700 votes (Continued on Page 2. Column 7; TH' HSMMJSJ Hjr Hoi* It lank*. J*. You never know how long your neck is til you stick it out on ’n election bet. —OO— Ifs all right f talk about doin’ somethin* in th’ long run, but most o' us ain’t got wind enough V hold out.