Abilene Reporter News, April 20, 1938

Abilene Reporter News

April 20, 1938

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Abilene Reporter-News, The (Newspaper) - April 20, 1938, Abilene, Texas gttfflene porter OR WITH OFFENSE TO Fid ENDS OR TOES, WE SKETCH YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS IT VOL, NO. 332. ABILENE, TEXAS. WEDNESDAY MORNING, APRIL 20, PAGES PRICE'SCENTS Perennial HUN1ER ENTERS FOURTH RACE AS CANDIDATE FOR GOVERNOR Wichita Foils Oil Man Styles Self As Champion Of Texas 'Plain People1 WICHITA FALLS, Aprrt a word of defiance to the. state political machine and a pledge to fight for the "plain Tom Hunter, Wichita. Falls oil man and three times candidate for rjdv- evnor, Hung his hat in the governor's race again here today. The formal announcement came ofter a tour over parts or the elate State Awards Highway Jobs In West Texas Fifteen Counties Share In Road Funds AUSTIN AlHll 19- COUNCIL HOLDS MEETING BY CANDLELIGHT i lie luimai AUSTI lHl in which Hunter had contacted friends and political observers End h engineers today announced J ...tin.... trtU'flrfll ____________ 1 found voters sympathetic towards Ws candidacy. HE CITES DEFEATS His full statement follows: "In 1934 and 1936 those who be- lieved as I liavc found the state machine holding a solid line. We pushed it bach Just as Car in the 1936 primary as we did in Ihe first of 1931. We got just as many votes, and each time, though, were crippled in the scrimmage and couldn't carry through with the ball. In 1934 the money wagon ran over us when we couldn't buy stamps, yet convinced the many that we were millionaires. In 1936 we were forced down by the united front oi the state machine, the centennial aid and an unfortunate political trade. "The machine Is widely split'ihls "year. The ball can now be carried through the line. The people can The horses of the old money wagon are collared in the opposite direction. It may hold the tonnage, but it can't show the mileage. Two self-crowned princes have refused to permit the committee of the bosses' to name their order of as- csnslon. In their flight for the "tone" each has even said to the other: You show my reflection and 1 will portray yours. We know each other. We've played on Ihe same team and have had the same rule booh, we've skipped the same rope. HITS 'SAME CROWD' "And they have; they have been In such unison that they could pass the rope on to the other with- out missing a hop. The same fel- lows financed and brought about the election of both. The election of either would be a victory to the same crowd. The people can cross the wire now because these fellows hold opposite ends of that rope and Ihls hop will trip them both. "My light for the plain people was not begun It was sin- cuc. It -is .true .that t'.vey have bled my brow.with their s'ilvered lode; they have chagrined my friends by false propaganda, but they have never broken my course. The steer- age of this ship of state may now be manned by the plainsman." Start Drive For Sale Of Badges To eOOForW.T.C.C, Convention Goal Gunning for COO Abilenlans. chamber of commerce committee will begin work today on solicita- tion of individual registrations for the West Texas chamber of .com- merce convention. Twenty teams of two men each will begin selling badges for the convention at 51 each, under di- low bidders on improvement projects costing and de- ferred until tomorrow determina- tion of low bids on 25 additional items. Those announced today included, by counties: "Kent, 13.3 miles of flexible base mid double asphalt surface treat- ment on highway 18 from Dickens county to Stonewall county line, R. W. McKinney, Nacogdoches, 045. Coleman, 1.8 miles or grading, small drainage structures and Jim Ned creek bridge and relief struc- tures on highway near Coleman, Austin Bridge Co., Dallas, tlSASS. Tom Green, 11.4 miles of flexi- ble base' and double asphalt surface treatment on highway 203 from San Angelo north toward Robert Lee, P. B. Dallas, Brown, 7.1 miles of flexible base and double asphalt surface Ireat- mcnt on feeder highway from state park road to 7.1 miles. north of Srownwood. R. W. McKinney, Nac- ogdoches, Reeves and Loving, 5.6 miles of grading, drainage structures and flexible base on feeder highway from highway 27 in Reeves county to Mentone in Loving county, Gif- ford-Hill, Dallas, Mitchell, 4.8 miles of grading, drainage structures, flexible base and asphalt seal coat on feeder highway from highway I east of Colorado south, R. W. McKinney, Nacogdoches, Shackclford, 4.9 miles of grading, drainage structures and select ma- terial on feeder highway from 3.5 miles south of Albany south, Field Bros., Lubbock, Midland, Wmklcr and Ward, 42.8 The city council of Thayer, Mo., an OzarUs town near the Arkansas border Ark- ansas-Missouri Power corpora- tion discontinued electric ser- vice, discussed procedure by can- dlelight. The public service com- mission ordered resumption ot service, but the city, now build- ing a municipal plant, decided net to light public buildings from the private corporation's supply, council membeis shown, lelt to right: Mayor C. A. Rees, J. E. Harlin, Joseph Mooney, Frances Crenshaw, clerk, R. H. Williams and John D. Sanders. OFFICERS SCOUR FT. WOR1H FOR PIERSON, TWICE SIGHTED Vanishes Each Time Before Arrival Of Police; Also Reported In Cisco FOKT WORTH, April blanketed exits and searched the city today for Howard Pierson. 23. escaped killer oi his par- ents, reported twice seen here by a man who said he knew Picrson well. William T. Jacobs, 25, Hlllsboro filling station operator, who said he knew Pierson before the youth slew his parents, Supreme Court Jus- Resident Of Rotan Since 1903 Passes ROTAN, M. Montgomery, 79, resident of Fisher county since 1696, and of R'otan since'1953, died here at o'clock this afternoon. Funeral will be held at 3 o'clock G Wednesday afternoon at the Meth- odist church. Born at Pineapple, Alabama, D3- cember 12, 1859, Mr. Montgomery was married to Ida Davis December 18, 1839, in Denton. Surviving are his wife, three sons, 3. D. o[ Haskell, J. E. of Sotan and Hugh of Rotan; and three daugh- ters, Mrs. Katie Grubb of Rotan Mrs. Ima Walter of and Mrs. Mae Watson of Rotan. The Weather i Anil.KM! A SI) YICI.MTT: Mostly rlcudy slmrcrj and ccnikr wrnlhrr. TIIXAS: Molly cloudy, prob- t and nn rlh lens d ay: ThurrJa; clacdy. TKXAS: rioukly, Ihnndrrshowfrs, [n nnTJh pnrlton Wednesday; Thurs- day tlcmtly, sJinurrs ?.nA cooler IB soutli- nlrult m the- probably northerly Thursday, (U.AIIOMA; n.ml tiPMl.iy; Thursday partly rtimdy. NKW MKMCO: Ofntralty rection of Chairman E. H. Moore. met Tuesday aft- ernoon, to'plari'tactics of the cam- SSkty r intend to Impress everyone 'that the' convention will be worth the time and the dollar. The fee will entitle one to admis- sion to all official events ita Falls April 25-27. This will In- clude general sessions, group con- lerences, the Oil Festival and All- College State show, and. three dances. FOR TOO "There vail be plenty happening tn Interest the declared J. C. Hunter, president of the cham- ber, in urging men to take their wives to the convention. R. S. Stephens, chairman of the subcommittee on finance, reported Tuesday that the expenses goal had beer, almost reached. The fund is to be used for transport- ing Abilene musical and parade or- ganizations to the convention and to register their members for the event. Abilene has already received .a shipment of 200 registration badges from Wichita Fslls, and yesterday Hunter ordered another 200, since more than 100 of the first batch already had been sold. When need appears he plans to order more. "Abilene will need to register a lot of delegates to beat what some other towns are already he said. Hunter cited as an example Weatherford, which has already mailed fees to Wichita Falls for 125 delegates. Since the registration contest be- tween cities will be based on centage of the population, rather than the total figure of registration, that gives Weatherford a big start In the race. Distance from Wich- ita Palls .will also be considered in figuring the winner. miles of asphalt seal coat and cut- back asphaltic concrete pavement on highways 1 and 8'2 from Martin county line to Warfield arid from Kermit to Monahans, Texas Bitu- lithic Co., Dallas, Baylor, Throckmorton and Young, 803 miles of asphalt seal coat, cut- back 'asphaltie concrete prime coat and double asphalt surface treat- ment on highways 23, 24 and 30 from highway 23 to knox county line; from 6.5 miles west ol Seymour to Knox county line; from Throckmorton to Young coun- ty line; from Haskell county line to Throckmorton; from Throck- morton to Baylor county line; and from Throckniorton county line to Olney, Haden and Austin, Hous- ton, Coleman. 1.3 miles of flexible base and double asphalt surface treat- ment, on .highway 208 from high- ways 7 and 1S1 to old highway 206 Bucy Son, and C. T. Ris- ing Star, A.M 42d Jury Returns Nine Indictments Grand jurors In 42d district court made their first report of the term Tuesday, when nine in- dictments were returned. Burglary, driving while Intoxi- cated, forgery and wife and child desertion offenses were named on the truebiils. Indicted for driving while in- toxicated were Earn Jeffrey, negro, who is being held in jail; Qrville Hampton, under bond; William Sanders, negro, held In jail. Burglary bills named Andy Polk, who is under bond: Thomas Owens, who is to be returned from the state pcnitentary with a bench warrant: and a third man not yet in custody. A. L. Sumrall was named in two Indictments charging passing of forged instruments. Carl Ingle and another man. not In custody, were named for child desertion. 10 U yrslenlAri KJ nnd 62; s.inn r 73 and A3. icl suncinc Start Insurance Suit Trial At Anson Methodist WMS Conference Opens Hendrick Test Due Lime loday Shackelford Try High Structurally Near Palo Pinto> Forest Development Corporation and P. S. Kendrick No. I T. G. Hendrick, extreme northwestern Ehackelford county wildcat test seeking Palo Pinto production on the regional trend play from Jones county's Avoca field, still had not reached top of Ihe lime late last night. A 15-foot correction in measure- ment by steel line placed bottom of the hole at feet late Tuesday, and the test drilled ahead last night in dark gray shale at feet. It is 5n section svir- vey. Forest geologists had correlated the test high on a regional struc- ture, approximately 80 feet higher on the upper beds than the Adams- Moody cieep test a mile and a half to the northeast in Haskell county and about 60 feet higher struc- turally than the recently drilled Superior No. 1 Hendrick three miles to the northeast. Opening of Palo Pinto produc- tion by the test will either mark the discovery of a new field or boost prospects for the extension of Ivy pool which also yields Palo Pinto lime production. Between the No. 1 Hendrick and Ihe ivy pool, Ungren Frazitr No. 1 J. S. McKeever last night drilled into gunsight lime at feet carrying about cubic feet of gas per day showing from a shallower zone near feet. Also projected for the Palo Pinto the wildcat Is reported logging 45 feet higher on structure than the Ivy pool producers. It Is in sec- tion sun-ey. Traffic Safety Body To Meet Group Expected To Outline Drive This Afternoon Ford Accepts Bid To Parley With President Often At Odds With New Deal, Auto Manufacturer To Talk Business Ails DETROIT, April Ford, reliable source said tonight, has accepted an invitation to discuss business conditions with President Roosevelt at the House April 27. The understanding Ford, the automobile manufacturer, had accepted an Invitation from the president followed shortly after rumors of such a bid to him had been officially denied, Tonight, however, a source close to Ford activities confirmed that the industrialist, who often In years past has been at odds with govern- ment policies and New Deal, measures, would meet with Roosevelt a week from tomorrow. FDR IN-LAW INVITES Ford was reported to have ac- cepted an Invitation proffered through G. Hall Roosevelt, brother of the president's wife and former Dsroit city comptroller. G. Hall Roosevelt hid met with both Henry Ford and Edsel Ford, president of the Ford Motor Co., today. Roosevelt. In turn, was said to have relayed acceptance to the White House. Early tonight Ford left his sub- urban Dearborn home to accom- pany Mrs. Ford to convention oi the National Woman's Farm and Garden association.in Boston. From Boston, Ford will, go to Washington, where he will be guest of the American Society of News- paper Editors, there. which is meeting tlce and Mrs. William Pierson, April, 1935, saEd he first the youth early today in a cafe here. SEEN AT CAFE Early today Jacobs, who tor sev- eral months lived in Austin at the home of his uncle next door to the Pierson residence, drove to from HillsSoro with James G. Walsh, Fort commission buy- er. 'k v'We stopped at the cafe for cof- Jacobs said "and the first person I Wearing a two-day was drinkuig a glass of water." "Hello, how are you getting Jacobs said he asked. the other answered curtly. Jacobs said he stalled a few min- utes, then went outside Walsh and they telephoned police. A search of the cafe neighborhood revealed no traces of Pierson. Later, sfter taking Walsh home, Jacobs saw Piersou at a business district street intersection, he said: He ran to the nearest telephone, but again a- search by police was unavailing. Meanwhile at Cisco, in central northwest Texas, officers said that a youth answering the description of Pierson was seen early last night. Primary unit in the statewide drive for traffic safely, the Abilene traffic safety committee will meet this afternoon at the chamber of commerce building at 4 oclock. Organization of the group will be completed and steps taken toward a definite drive for reducing viola- tions of traffic' ordinances in the city and traffic r.cci'dents. Compari- sons will be made-In the problems and methods in other towns with those proposed for Abilene. Commltteemen will approachvthe problem from three Recovery Claims FDR's Full Time WASHINGTON, April President Roosevelt, apparently highly confident congress would ap- prove his new recovery program, said today he tpected to devote most of next fortnight to prep- arations for getting the campaign started qulckl? when the appropria- tions are granted. In Jocular mood, he advised re- porters at his semi-weekly press conference not to be surprised if the next two weeks saw a long string of people going In and out of his of- fice.- NEEDS He Intends to confer, he said, Regional Meet Entries Named Only Brownwood List, Few From Breck Missing Partially complete list of entries in literary events for the region 2 inttrscholasllc league meet sched- uled in Abilene this weekend was announced Tuesday by H. S. Fath- erree, assistant superintendent of Abilene schools. The region Is made up of four districts, centering on Sweetwater, San Angelo, Breckenridge and Brownwood. Sweetwater and San Angclo district winners have been certified to the regional directors along with all but a few ot the Breckenridge victors. The Brownwood district director, how- ever, has not yet registered his: entry list. Only Individual entries from Brownwood and Santa Anna high schools have been received from that district. Names of students already receiv- ed who are entered in the meet here Friday and Saturday follow: Boys debate: Beal Dean and Jer- ome Groves, Breckenrldge; John P. Leeper and Robert Favor, Sweet- water; Travis Henderson and John ANSON, April suit ot Creola Butler against Abl lenc Mutual Life Insurance com- SNYDER. April An- nual conference of Northwest Tex- I as Methodist women's missionary of the societies opened here today, with an' attendance of approximately pany on a policy was started today before an 104th district court jury be completed at noon Wednesday, it is expected. Grand Jury for the current term of 104lh court had made no report Tuesday night. here. Testimony will 130. Twice that number Is expect- ed for the remaining two days of the session. A fellowship banquet tonight topped the first day's program. Mrs. J. G. Merrill ot Colorado, conference secretary, presided. A business meeting was held at 9 a. m. ny the executive committee. with Harry Hopkins, director of WPA; officials of (he National Youth administration, Clyilii'n Conservation corps and others'both Grim Loyalists Defend Tortosa HENDAYE, France (At the Spanish April Spanish government militiamen held thsir strong Tortosa defense lines today against raking barrages of Cnsurgcnt artillery and machine- gun fire. Troops who fought to keep the strategic. Mediterranean seaboard city Irom insurgents Closing in on the heart of Catalonia were un- aware their com.-ades had surrend- forcemeril" of of public sentiment in the project. Members of the. group appointed several weeks ago by J. C. Hunter, president of the chamber of com- merce, are S. M. Shcllon, chairman; L. E. Dudley, T. A. Hackney, Mrs. Benton Collins, Mrs, Eugene Pearce, O. P. Thrane, W. R. Sibley and Don Morris., Abilene district of the Oil Belt Safety conference will be represent- ed at the meeting May 6 at East- land by members of the slate high- way patrol, Capt. Harry Hutchinson said yesterday. The one-day con- clave will include all phases of safe- ty on the roads, and highways of this district. Oov. James V. Allred appealed for assistance oi city, county and state departments April 15 to help reduce toll in life and injury from motor traffic. He said that pre- liminary plans were being made for a state wide meeting at. Fort Worth June 18 to promote the drive. H500.pao.ttjO ;to'1be expirSed or'Knt for 'wort relief, "public works. Jldod control, highways arid -the liie, or advanced to .business enterprises which need capital for job-creating expansion.. Two minor features of Roose- velt's proposals received favorable congressional action, today, the house approving an appropriation of for road construc- tion 'and the senate for the CCC. Both Items were In addi- tion to regular budget proposals The CCC appropriation now goes to the White House, while the roads bill goes to the senate. The house appropriations com- mittee made ready, meanwhile, to begin hearings on major parts of the program tomorrow, behind clos- ed doors. Hopkins was called as the Davenport, San Angelo. Girls debate: Mabel Bird and Freelln Shoemaker, Abilene; Wy- oma King and Mary Lillian Madolynne arfd first witness. Representative Taber (H-NY) DECLAIMERS High school declamation, "senior boys: Bill Tippen, Abilene; John Leo, Woodson; Bob Watklns, Sail Angelo and R. M. FrachiMur, Brownwood. High school declamation, senior girls: Jane Rogers, Sweetwater; Doris Breckenridge; Helen Hamor, Winters; High school declamation, junior boys: Wood Butler, Abilene; Jerry Bailey, Eastland; Jim Hodges, Menard.' High school declamation, Junior girls: Werla Joyce Perkins, Abilene; Mary Jo Jones, Breckenridge; Ja Ste CONTESTANTS, PI. 3, CoL S ercd the Aran valley enees to the enemy. in the Pyr- Pharcs'Wife Talks Legislature Race AUSTIN, April U G. Phares, wife of the highway pa- trol chief who recently was removed because said today she would run for the legis- lature "if my husband doesn't." Pharcs said he hud been asked to file for various state positions since his demotion-at thj public safety department. Movie On Pipe Care Shown Water Men Monthly Session Attended By 65 Sixty five members of the Cen- tral West Texas Waterworks asso- ciation gathered at the Abilene city hall last night for the monthly ses- sion oi the'bcdy. Meetings with them were three representatives of the slate health departmnt frocm New Clues Found In Frome Search EL PASO, April Port Bliss troops searching the area east of Van Horn where the bodies oi Mrs. Weston G. Frome and her daughter Nancy were found April 3 today found a J8 calibre shell and a business card within 150 yards of the spot where the Berkeley wo- men were tortured and slain. On the cnrd vas printed the name of i Los Angeles clothing firm. ranking republican member of the approprialions committee, estimated the program would result in a budget nc.xt year, an deficit and .inflation- nothing else." Canadians To Build Planes In Mexico POSSIBLE CLUES TO New Secrets Of Cancer And Growth Discovered By New Chemistry um-27 lij- HOWARD W. m.AKESLEK Associated Press Science Editor DALLAS. April secrets of cancer and of growth, discovered through a new kind of chemistry, were announced to the American Chemical society here today by Dr. A. Keith Brewer. o[ the U. S. Bu- reau oi Chemistry and Soils. The discovery is a peculiar use made of the human body of the poisonous metal potassium. Tins maybe a clue to Ihe cause of can- cer, Dr. Brewer said, or only an ef- fect. But It Is definitely connected rapid growth, oj the cancerous Tile nc'.v Is co-operative, be> Iwccn Washington nnd Manchester, England, The, fancercus tissues furnUhed by the University of Manchester cancer research labora- tory. The chemical analyses are made by Dr. Brewer. A new form of chemistry U used. known as the Isotopes. Isotopes are atoms of the same chemical clement having different weights. Tile differences arc nearly Infin- itesimal and were only discovered a few" years ngo. Potassium, although a deadly poison when free in the human boy, exists there in large amounts "bound up" Inside the microscopic cells that form living tissues. The new isotope chemistry has found that there are (hrec ditfcrenl weights cf potassium: 39. and 41. Tho figures mean itoiuic units ot weight. Numbers >9 and 41 furnish the new cancer clue. In Iv.alth flesh these two "Isotopes" of potassium exist in the ratio of about 14 to one. There are 15 atoms of the light-weight stuff to every one of the heavier kind. But this U not true in cancer where there is less of the heavy- weight potassium. This is true of all cancers studied, both human and animal. Of more spectacular Interest Is the further discovery that all around the site of n cancer is an area where the heavy potassium is lower than nor- mal. Tliu would cither that Ihe cancer; grows In i peculiar cmivon- Austin. Featuring the meeting was a LaGuardia Maps Southwest Jaunt NEW YORK, 'April Mayor Fiorello H. LaGuardia map- ped out his itinerary today lor a vacation trip In the Southwest, on which he will discuss, housing, re- form and relief with business men and fellow mayors. He plans to leave tomorrow, arriving in Gulh- rle. Okla, on Friday. He will ad- dress the West Texas chamber of commerce In Wichita Falls, April 26. MEXICO CITY. April Representatives of the Canadian Car and Foundry company today announced they had signed a con- tract with the Mexican government for construction ot a factory to build war planes here. The contract provided that Mexi- co and the Canadian company share equally in the estimated cost. Critics Assoil Bill For Ship Building WASHINGTON, April Many critical questions greeted the navy expansion bill when it, reached the senate floor for debate today, but the measure's hackers were victorious In obtain- ing approval of most committee amendments, Including one to in- crease the number of authorized auxiliary vessels from 22 to 26. mcnt, or that it creates this unusual environment. Except near Ihe can- cer, the ratio oi light and hc.wy potassium is normal. Dr. Brewer id. Manchester has prepared rr.ine material which Dr. Brewer express lo analyze to discover whether this difference in potassium ratios may be useful for diagnosis of cancer. Potassium has long knoin to be by the body in division or means prowlli. It has been known to be spc.-ially ac- tive In embryonic, that is rapiclli growing tissue. But the dtfcovety that the different kinds cf poMs- slum vary in disease is a new scien- tific and medical moving picture demonstrating the manufacture and care of water pipe, sponsored by the Johns Mans- vlile company of New Orleans. General discussion was conducted on operation and maintenance of water works. The state health dt- partrr.ent representatives empha- fia-d that stale officials frown on the practice of using water supply as recreation centers. Following the business meeting, a dinner was served at the Lake Kirbv water plant south of the city. Water works operators attended from Stamford. Huskcll. Coleman, Winters. Albany, Wichita Falls. Mlner.il Wells. Baird. Brcck- enridco. Rule, and Munday. Roy Hathcws o( Albany is president of the association, L. A. Grimes, Abi- lene water superintendent, vice president, and Roger Gilstrnp. Has- kell. secretary. At invitation of Gilstrap. the as- sociation voted to have ils next meeting at Haskell the third Tues- day night In May. WITH S.R.O. SIGN Eagle Band In New Togs Plays As Climax To High School's Novelty Night Program Approximately 1600 persons cla- mored for standing room last night at Ihe Abilene high school audi- torium and a first, glimpse at the r.cw uniforms ot the Eagle band. With the auditorium filled to ca- pacity and overflowing into the aisles and halls, the band made Its initial appearance In new togs pur- chased by civic groups of Abilene. Climaxing the anual novelty pro- gram, the band gave a concert of two numbers. "His and "Beatrice and Benedict To the tune of "You're a Sweet- they presented their band sweetheart, Mabel Bird. Raymond T. Bynum, director, es- timated last night that ticket sales for the night would mount up lo about The proceeds will be used to finance the spring band concert, the dance festival the iirsl week In May, to send the girls' glee club to Denton week, and to aid in various ways other organiza- tions participating In the program. Strictly modern, the uni- forms arc the same colors, black and gold, as the old ones, but radi- cally different In decoration and design. Other numbers on the nov.'lty night program were selections by the high school glee club and pep squad, a chorus of 400 elementary school students, one act skit by high school dramatists, elementary school saxette bands and other musical and comedy acts. Four Pupils Hurt As Bus Overturns BRADY, April per- sons were slightly injured today when a school bus carrying 42 pu- plls collided with a- truck near the) Rochelle consolidated school. The bus overturned. The four who were injured were Dorothy Johanson, Don Chandler, Mabel Hurd and Wanda Sue Hodges. The: driver of the bus said the colli- son occurred at a blind comer. Daughter Born Mr. and Mrs. D. S. Livingston, route 5, Abilene, announce the birth of a daughter yesterday at a.m. at the Hendrick Memorial hospital. Dairy Day Attracts Interest Over Area Jones Has Big Part In Event Dairy cattle for exhibition and dairymen to look at them are ex- pected from several counties at Abllene's Dairy Day show Friday. County Agent Knox Parr con- tracted other county agents in this district when in a meeting at Brownwood Tuesday. Outside ot Taylor county. Jones county will play the biggest part in the event, county Agent Floyd. Lynch of Jones county estimated, that 28 dairymen will come lo Abi- lene Friday, bringing M or dairy animals. County Agent C. V. Robinson ot Coleman told Parr that 10 per- sons from his county would be In Abilene that day, and Elmo Cook, Eastland county agent, predicted an equal number of visitors. Joe Shciton, Brownwood dairy- man will bring seven animals to the. show. Half a dozen visitois from that county are expected in Abi- lene. Callahan county will be rep- resented by five dairymen, Agent Ross Brison predicted. An equal number is expected from Haskell county, along with one or two head, of slock for exhibition. John A. Barton, Runnels agent, indicated to Parr that six dalrymcw will come from there, bringing three head of cattle. ;