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Abilene Reporter News (Newspaper) - April 27, 1938, Abilene, Texas WIST TIMS* NEWSPAPER VOL. LYU, NO. 339. . ®)e Abilene Reporter ~j0ctus "WITHOUT, OR    WITH OFFENSE TO    FRIENDSOR FOES, WE SKETCH YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS IT COES,--Byron Associated Press (AD ABILENE, TEXAS. WEDNESDAY MORNING, APRIL 27, 1938.-TWELVE PAGES t oiled Press < I ONLY DUSTER AT FIRST SIGHT PRICE 5 CENTSTornado Kills Three, Wrecks Lynn Farm Homes WTCC Votes Abilene Next Convention City ♦ * * Hunter Sounds Tax Warning To Office Seekers Attack On Oil Taxes, Record Parade Features; Abilene Band Wins First Big Business Extends FDR Helping Hand Industrial Chiefs Propose System Of Consultation WASHINGTON. April 26-ZP — FEUDING TRIBESMEN LAY ASIDE DIFFERENCES, Storm Leaves THRONG ALBANIAN CITY FOR ZOG'S WEDDING Five Injured In Its Wake LaGuardia Turns Down Cowboys' Offer Of Horse (Sp« Page 12 ■pppch.) for Lafiu.irdia Br ( lf \RLIE ELMS WICHITA PALLS. April 26.— ference at which new taxes were opposed, a band contest and a financial report to directors. Opposition to additional taxes was expressed by J. C. Hunter of Abilene, president of the West Central Texas Oil and Gas association and H. B. Pell of Ardmore. With Abilene* delegation at the Okie, executive vice-president of West Texas chamber of commerce th« International Petroleum asso-convention:    j    elation. A sharp threat to Texas political Declaring it was “essential there candidates in the coming campaign should be no new tax burden,” of July primaries was noted in the asserted technical discoveries speech of J. C. Hunter, Abilene president of the West Central Texas Oil Se Gas association, today before the oil conference of the convention.    • By HOWARD C. MARSHALL WICHITA FALLS, April 26—(AP)—Directors of the West Texas chamber of commerce today chose Abilene as the site for the next annual convention of the organization after Big Spring and Sweetwater withdrew their bids. Other high spots of this year s most active convention day Slxtern big businessmen offered were an address by Mayor F. H. LaGuardia of New York a    Roosevelt their help today parado miles long, the crowning of Miss West Texas, an oil con. ingcomuitawn 1 and business for prevention of overproduction and periodic depressions, j In a Joint statement they said that ail should "resolve to encourage the president in every effort he shall make to restore confidence and normal business conditions.” I Significantly, they added, however. I that ‘'legislation based upon untried | social and economic theories should be avoided.” I HANES LEADER Noting Roosevelt himself had indicated belief that the * America's continued prosperity requires closer cooperation between business and _ the government.” the statement WICHITA FALLS. April 26—With sald the "overproduction to which dramatic suddenness, the 1939 West referred would be substantially I Texas chamber of commerce con- alleviat*d if the government en-vention was unanimously » warring 8*?** in continuous consultation to Abilene late today a*"rf1ed with business leaders and encour-! The wTfr    ,    R8*s them to take the initiative to! onThe    J^derate, meeting develop and stabilize their respec- t spacious memorial tive industries.”    j 5 ™, Allowing Mayor Prepared through the initiative of Laotian as address, accepted the John W. Hane*. Wall street man” a )iiene invitation, suspending the on the Securities and Exchange rules to make its decision today, commission; Owen D. Young, chair-iOllowmg withdrawal of Big Spring man of the board of General Hec-and Sweetwater.    j trie, and Winthrop W. Aldtfch, Max Bentley, station KRBC man- chairman of the Chase National ager, extended Abilene’s invitation bank* t*1* statement also was signed J. H. Greene, Big Spring chamber by sucil men M Ch*rles A. Cannon WICHITA FALLS, April 26— <JP— Barbara ('nsay of Burkburnett was announced tonight as Miss West Texas for the coming year. She wm chosen by popular ballot at the West Texas chamber of commerce convention. Crowned by V. S. Senator Tom (onnaliy. Miss ( rissy succeeds Inex Mayo of Denton. Suspend Rules To Accept Bid Dramatic Turn Sends Meeting Here For 1939 By HERSCHEL SCHOOLEY THOMPSON LISTENS Hunter, timing    a    blow    at    any prospective boosts in taxes upon the Texas oil industry, told the 50 or more assembled for the gathering that “oil men, as well as other taxpaying citizens,    have the    op-    I  --- portunity of lending their support and lmprovementa had made it to candidates of their choice who    P°ssl^e so lar to    give consumers are seriously sponsoring and will    a goo~ Product at    low cost despite make an honest effort to bring 1 *    *****    But the process about genuine economy in govern-    go on drover, ment administration.’* Notetakers at the conference in-    PT. industI ’ P*id    S43.000.(XX) in    home city’s facilities as a convell™    Cabeli c*    Armour    and company    and eluded Col. Ernest O. Thompson,1! 5 or 3    °f    Texas’ gov- tion city.    ‘    “    Frederick H. Eckner of Metropolitan member of the Texas railroad com- pl!!!*!*”1    in 1937, and ,he per"    George Barber Sweetwater ore    IrLsurance    company. centage was more than 60 if the sen ted hunt J**    Hanes    took    I*    in    person to Roose- gasollne tax was considered.    sLL- , h . He declared velt Just before the latter* semi- WANTS    FAIR    SII tRF ONI v    tin    ,?    «    planned    its    invita-    weekly press conference.    Asked about •The import^    question in    ref-    Hunter    ld    n    L'    {Jon    ^    Big    Spring    entered    the    it,    the    president    told    reporters    he xrence to taxation abd economy in Jpct ,Q h *    "    n    did    j    ri*n*    he Mid. ‘ame Abilene’s had only had time to read it hurri- the administration of government    eminent b *    '    ’ “J*“".PfJ*°J* 'd*Lslon,    an invitation,    edly, but    that it    seemed to be    ex- is interwoven with the proposition    •*ciarinc.    ,    .. ob.®cting to ,    first extended    at Plainview in 1936,    celient, of whether we are to have a gov-    ltvuncons»tuU°nal lnequal-    and renewed    at Brownwood in | In fact, it was    promptly recalled , manager followed, withdrawing in of Cann°n Mills, Clarence M. Wool , He said the producing branch of j favor of Abilene after reviewing his 01 American Radiator, Robert H.| COUNTESS APPONYI mission and gubernatorial date. cand!- eminent of constitutional law or a p —    A government by pclitlcal demagog- sjstant t0 j    2 u« who win not road and follow    k°u J, “f"    of tho constitution and who seeming- dressing visiting . tgation. ad iv can not say -no" to the ever SS*    ""?*permtn    *.“ 1937. Sweetwater that Roosevelt himself urged a sys-was glad to with- °f government-business consul- Haskell Pool Slrike Hailed of chamber of commerce tax-eaters, j urged strong public and secretaries. „ „ (pinion for vigorous enforcement of the law, which he termed one of the country's most pressing problems. say increasing army Hunter said. BANDS TAKE CHARGE "The answer to the question will be determined bv the attitude of c. M fYanci* of Stamford treas-the taxpaying voters in Texas” uw> reported to directors the Hunter's backers include that chamber generally was in gold large army of members in the West condition and had ‘$23 014 cash bsh Central Texas Oil Se Gas associa- —    ’    casn    Dal* tion. Bands of various delegations as they arrived took charge of the Kemp hotel lobby, where the business sessions were underway. At one time, just as Hunter reached a high pitch of emphasis, one of the high school musical delegations draw, too, in Abilene’s favor. Bar- tatl°n last winter, in the course of a ber said, adding “That will leave it series °f conferences with business-up to Big Spring and ourselves to men 0X1 the pre*ent depression. battle it out next year.” President Milburn McCarty then proposed to suspend the order of business, which provided for selec- Believed Most Promising Since Avoca Discovery on ance Reagan, Spring. district director, Big Additional resolutions adopted by directors pledged the chamber to: Seek release of public works , funds for projects.    I    i-n- Oppose tariff policies harmful to    Laouardia Dines in .^agriculture and industry    At    Chuck Wagon The statement of the businessmen reached the president at a time when he was engrossed with the problem of the business recession;  . ..    -    ——- , planning a conference with Henry htv t°'m UeXt Jears conventlon p«ord tomorrow, a message to, t . ..    ...    - city tomorrow morning, and enter- eongrv&s on monopoly for fTld.y ■ f*',H dl,f°,v'7 W1“ not ^ J™ lain a motion to accept Abilene's    th-    fie.*    »----. invitation at once,    ^    ^    ^    14VlUJ    r4_ This was done, with unanimous fort into operation as quickly as the f.R1(.!.Y.,terdaYtbe.Wf>^.ls. dcflnlTe approval for a motion made by B. appropriations are made. Although official verdict southern Haskell county's new wild and making preparations for put- r^viinn^in^ °f next week* ,^ore*t ting his new lending-spending ef- ^'e!°P^t <2fporaS°“ -    ^    *    said    yesterday    the    well Is definite ly the most promising strike in this He Told' Teix^tVrs ‘ he' ‘expected to! SfSUS? ,*tl!ce the Avoca fleld was discuss general economic questions pened iast summer. with the automobile manuiacturer. J An accurate estimate on probable The president's $4,500.000,OOO ' si«* of the Forest A McMillan No. I lending-spending program was un- A- E Pardue could not be made oth-der consideration by the house ap-,cr than the report from a Hallibur- Partly American Countess To Say Nuptials Today TIRANA, Albania, April 26—hp —Tribesmen, soldiers and diplomats crowded this tiny capital tonight for the wedding tomorrow of King Ahmed Zog and a fair Hungarian countess with a dash of old Virginia in her blood. Fierce Ghegs from the north and barefoot Tasks from the south dropped their ancient animosity and drank from each others’ wine skins to the health of the Countess Geraldine Apponyl, who is to become Albania's first queen. APPEARS AT BALL The 22-year-old, half-American countess appeared with the king at the officers’ club ball. Soldiers of the royal guard rubbed elbows with peasants from the hills in Tirana’s noisy bazaar Chiefs of diplomatic missions, a group of Hungarian noblemen, and a handful of Americans were on hand for the festivities. The Albanian army marched In review before the royal palace today in the biggest parade Tirana ever has seen. Matchmaker Jake Kocl. the king s confidant who arranged the first meeting of the soverign and the countess at a palace ball last New Year s eve, disclosed that Zog's 10-year hunt for the right lad-.- had been a delicate, diplomatic one. "It’s fine,** he said. "But you know the monarch of a small country such as ours had to be very careful not to get mixed up in international politics through marriage.'* Bride To Inherit Zog's 250 Feuds LONDON. April 26 — NEA'' — Kin Zoz of Albania—wao because i of his many corkscrew ^lit&j gy. rations might .n plain s,a*.LJh >c called King Zig Zag—will be more nervous than the ordinary brlde-room when he marries the young Countess Apponyl of a famous Hungarian noble family. The answer is—feuds. The Kentucky mountains, classic American home of family feuds are a peaceful Sunday school sort of place compared to little Albania Albanians carry on feuds for centuries At one time it was estimated Zog was family heir to about 250 feuds. The number has increased since then, because pro-Yugoslavs thinks he betrayed their cause and pro-Italians are not so sure of his allegiance to them Then the Moslems, who form the big majority of Albania* million people, are angry because he is going to marry a Christian girl. Zog, who la now 43 and a handsome. tall chap with brown hair and blue eyes, was born KING ZOG More Children Enter Contest Entries In Photo Derby Number 113 Stricken Village After Two Days Twister Dwindles To Rain In Area Northwest Here DRAW, (Lynn County), April 26 — (AP) — Three persons were killed and at least five injured, one of them critically, by a twister that hopped-skipped - and - jumped around this South Plains community late today. The dead: Mr*. C. O. Caswell. M. B. Walters. A hired hand on the Walter* place. Most seriously injured was one-year-old Irene McKay, daughter of Mr and Mrs. Louis McKay. She suffered a skull fracture when the McKay home, one and a half miles north of here, was destroyed. All members of the family were Injured, their bodies lacerated by flying debris. O'DONNELL ALSO HIT The John Walters home, north of the McKay residence, was hit and a son. M B. and a man employed or the place were killed. A little girl aas injured seriously. Members of the household were outside, watching the approach of the storm, which appeared to be only a dust-storm. A. R. Hensley said the storm first struck southwest or O'Donnell, but missed that community, and then 1 w'rought havoc In widely separated farms around this village o* about 40 persons. At least one farm woman in the community was seriously Injured. At the Caswell home, a mile and a half wet of Draw. Caswell was iously injured and his wife killed. Waearh ,o unoccupied at tho time, w* a wreaked. Some rain and a little hail accompanied the disturbance. Five persons were taken to Lubbock hospitals and nurses, doctors and ambulances went to the scene. Succor Is Rushed “Cute kids” continued to pose yesterday for their photographs— pictures by which the "cutest kid” in this section will b* selected. TAHOKA, April 27,-h.T—Tales of automobiles and houses being blown away seeped into Tahoka, over crippled communications wire* tonight after tornadic winds struck: the little community of Draw, la .    .    , .    .    ficdk    regulations    protecting    virgin broke into the chorus from “Whis- | wool and mohair producer* tie While You Work ...” He Establish and operate a‘ penna Just waited.     *    ^ Of bands, the street crowds cheered .    —----a mem- , propriations committee meanwhile, ton drlllstem test made following northern*    in« 'amily in ^nder »!*• The other division is WICHITA FALLS April 26—The Secretary Ickes urged the commit- the coring of saturation in Adams , rated at Istanbul ar a    ‘°r lnfants* under on« old- biggest little man in tins city to- tee to approve the 11,000,000,000item Branch lime. near the contact of native tongue speak! TUrkS?    Several towns were added to - day ate chuck with the Wichita ^ pubdc BWks. Some $400,000,000 'He Cisco and Canyon series.    German.    *    tbe list yesterday, as parents from Falls chuck wagon gang at noon    '    sl’RPR,s.E    J During the World War he fought Anson- Stamford, Hawley and The total reached 113,    nearly    miles southeast of    Tahoka    in Lynn one half in the division few chil- 1 rounty. dren o\er one year and    under    . rhe tx>dy ^ Mr8,    Taswe.l, whoa# t    .    ,    home    was blown away, was re- thro -    m    "cond    p.are    by    a    ,ound 100 ,.,rds ,rom m good margin was Division    three    residence site, for boys and girls over three and    Ambulances had    been    ordered. ed most when the snappy Hardin- way and airway projects Simmons Cowboys fast-stepped j Seek lower freight rates for West through the spectacular afternoon Texas Industries and consumers. It was estimated 50,000 jammed streets to view what old-timers said parade. MAYOR RIDES—IN AUTO They didn’t give that sort of a reception to the McMurry girls* Wah-Wah - Tay-See drum corps, __ how'ever, for the unique sight of an el ~ all-girl band which didn’t play mu- Cloyer Of AAofhcr sic left an awed wake and a craning of necks. Tile Cowboys, it turned out, were not delayed in Olney by motor trouble. They went that way in order to avoid crossing some sort of a bridge and were merely delayed in arrival by the excess mileage. Or that’s what Herschel was the longest parade in the his-Se* WTCC, Page 12, Col. 8 Draws 14 Years j the climax to the chuck wagon dinner Ui appearing in cowboy regalia. While Mayor LaGuardia greeted bystanders, the Hardm-Simmons B. McClure Establish and operate a nent museum at Abilene.    ___ ,D<C°(?2*!?Z!!th *ffi!la.u* m high-    at the "home range, "as” hundreds    care of 2174 proJecU    on    WPA* Th<* dr,astern test showed 1.300    in the Austrian    srmy. When after stood on the sidelines and cheered    1    presfnt approved lisL    feet of oil and about 60 feet of wa-    fbe war Albania    proclaimed its ln- Mayor Fiorello H. LaGuardia. ac-    c ~r*r’ belleved driplng fluid, in 12    dependence, he    became Minister companied by James V. Allred and tOSf-WeSi Kiln Way    minutes.    of the Interior in 1920. Minister his hast. Dr. O. B. Kiel, furnished KJ««rc    Discovery    of    commercial    produc-    ?f War in 1921 and Prime Minis nears completion non in the well. which also made a I five-minute head of gas and oil Only about one more day’s work through surface casing, had been remains for completion of the east- . more or less unexpected. The Adams west runway at the Abilene munici-1 Branch had shown no porosity in university Cowbm hand nt.vd Pal airport> P®rt officials estimated previous tests drilled in tha tares. of    a JSL, vZ?S tos' nl«M- Th* runw,y •OOM * x»“*ur bern, underlain by a sand ne t es o. Texas Are I pon "iou. ready for use after a few more loads body carrying water Heaviest oil Governor Alfred. Director Marion o( grav„. ,h„ Mta.    saturation had therefore be°n ana Manager (»ib The north-south runway was ex- drilled before a corebarrel was run ter in December, 1922. holding the See KING ZOG, Pg. 12, Col. 6 See OIL PARLEY, Pg. 12. Col. 4 Interest Due May I On Reservoir Bonds $9,000 In Bank For Payment Money has already been deposited in the bank by the city of Abilene for payment of $9,000 due May I as semi-annual interest on Fort Phantom Hill reservoir bonds. Mayor W. W. Hair said last night. One payment has been made on interest for the first series of water bonds issued May I, 1937 and the $3,000 interest due this May I wdll complete interest payments for a year en Series A. Series B, issued in January, calls j for payment of $6,000. CHICAGO, April 26—(UP)—, Q    ,           —    „    LU1CU„ilC4 wss run Chief Justice Cornelius J. Harring- an f*r mtr°duced the diminutive : tended to the required 3500 feet and Cores had been taken from 2 835 to ton today found Teddy Danielsen, mayor t0 Numbers of the band who opened for planes about a month , 2.854 feet, total depth. 16, guilty of murdering his mother 1 recal‘ed their various New York ago.    Best    porosity    was believed from and sentenced him to 14 years    visits, and in unison the boys res- Legal difficulties on condemna- 2,810 to 2.825'feet, vet there was The Judge, himself the father of p^,nded bV singing the favorite song tion of land for the northwest-! no salt water showing on the drill- Funeral Today For Baby, Crash Victim Mother Of Trent Infant Also Hurt three boys, had pondered the case s°ias of Texas since Saturday, when Teddy's four- i Tbe festive board of the southeast runway have been cleared stem test to the total depth As a gang and work has begun. The entire pre caution, the producing string day trial ended with a tearful plea    was loaded with regular chuck wa-    , runway has    been    surveyed,    graded by the defendant that:    gon food, stew, beans,    bread,    apri-    and    covering    with    gravel    started If I had been in my right mind    c°ts, onions, pickles,    and    black    i this    week at the time. I wouldn’t have done it.    coffee. I loved my mother." Fromc Reward Hiked Hoover Assails 'Moral Recession' FRESNO. Calif., April 26 was run to the bottom of he hole lae yeserdav and operaors prepared to cement it at 2.854 feet, circulating the seal and leaving a plug inside the pipe The plug will be drilled out about BERKELEY, Calif.. April 26.—20 fe<,t below the top of the sat-—R. H. Rennie, general manager of urat*d zone and operators expect to the giant division of the Atlas u.se a Lane Wells *un lri Perforating TRENT. April 26.—Funeral for Charles Lealand Stevens, three and a half month old son of Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Stevens of Trent will be held Wednesday at IO a rn. at the Methodist church here but H was not known wether they could reach Draw for several hours. CAR ROLLED OVER Bob Alexander told a graphio story of having been caught by Potosi came In with their children powerful winds a mile east of the and entered them in the contest. Caswell home. Hi* automobile waa Seven days remain for entering catapulted over and over and the contest, in which awards will Brocked, parts being found 250 be made to first, second and third )'ards from the road. palce winners in each uivisons, to Alexander, severely bruised and the "cutest” set of twins, and to shocked, could not be reached for thP '•»>♦*«* tin- of all# -grand a more detailed story, because of necessity for treatment. is being sponsored All doctors of Tahoka had gone 10 the    community,    and    those on 0f other town5 had been repone(1 summoned. In the meantime, reports filtered in from O Donnell, 15 miles south* west of Tahoka, saying a twister had struck there but that none had been killed. I Here Roy D. Smith’s home was the “cutest kid j champion.” The contest j by the Abilene and the Thurman Nor*h Second street.. All entries are being received at the studio. Link Frome Suspects In Lorius Mystery HOBBS, Expect 400 Schools To Compete In Meet AL ST IN. April 26.——With re- Powder company, said todav his fbe pipe Saturday. nr TC r cv I a • /-J    fvA,-.-.    «1l    U..*    ji    ..    *    *    I    IT    A    Cf    no    t/'TkC    I)    I N. M , April 26.—(/Pi—     „ A man and a 20-year-old blonde dei™>lished. Mrs. Smith was taken girl. held under .suspicion in the t0 a Lamesa hospital for treat-slaying of Mrs. Weston G. Frome ment 0* injuries not considered of Berkeley, Calif, and her daugh- dan$eroua. Roy Jr., their son, WUK    Ai.*    ifer’ Kancy’ were tentatively linked    13<    WfLS knocked unconscious, ith ne Rev, A.sie Carleton, pas- by authorities today with the three bu^ was recovering. mr’t^,^8e^vWl11 f0U0W yearold ^ -ZZr mXry l ^ne and Marine McKay. The disappearance in May 1935 dau&bters of Mr. and Mrs. Louis McKay of Draw were torn from The baby was _    .    —    T'—    Port* received from a1! but two di- firm was offering a iaooo reward ton™*! ap^«M H"b'Ii„"°°"r 1toda>: mor' I ,or information loading to th. minded women what he termed “a moral recession in American government. Instantly killed nf    'TK,    11    T    '    ' and Ins mother and    her sister,    J    i-    ’,a ' f c,eoise M. Lorius Mrs. H F Williams    of Garber,    ?!    st- L011^ IU., and Mr. and Okla, seriously injured when the I,    r?’    A‘! o:*t Herberer of Duquoin, automobile in which    they were    • constitutes one of the south- LEASE PRICES RISE .    .....    ------ ------mn-iig w mc »r- The discover.v ss about IO miles riding overturned near Silver Val-    mt>st    baffling criminal cases. cd to politicallj-- tban 400 Texas public schools will rest and conviction of the murderer south ot Haskell, about five miles ; ley in Coleman county Tuesday , They dropped from sight in Easter a fight against compete in scolastic and athletic or murderers of Mrs    nm,    northaMt of Stamford and is lo- morning. A party of five women em New Mexico and their car was a moral    £1----    •    aah    **<.•    ti,.    —-■    (h-    k-s»    were    en    route.    t0    later found abandoned in Da’las See TORNADO. Page 12, Col. I The Weather events of the interscholastic league and her daughter, Nancv. of Berk-here May 5, 6 and 7.    |    eiev. STIRRED BY PROSPECT OF 'BIG PLAY'— Oil Rumors Thick In Haskel I As Wildcat Blows In cated 440 feet from the north and west lines of the south half of M. Collum survey No. 4 J. W. McMillen, to whom a portion of the block was assigned by See OIL STRIKE, Pg. 12, Col 5 HA    T    j    nrxt    wrek    and    (hr    next r, *    *i    , ,i    I    HASKELL    April    26—For exciting ConsttprUon^t ^h^resmolr la | fiction, "a ildcal." oil wails atm pack more than two-thirds finished, Mayor Hair estimated last night. Tile concrete conduit has been completed and workmen are concentrating on the earthen dam. Contract for the work calls for completion of the dam in 250 working days, with first work starting last August 15. Mayor Hair said last night that city engineers were predicting the' dam would, be finished by July 4. a dynamic wallop. Like a flame streaking around a celluloid collar, rumor—substantially confirmed—of a Haskell county well whirled through this town today. Conversations were in a faster tempo. Townspeople talked as if excited, often. Things which yesterday brought praise were forgotten. Those events could wait. They would be available Joint Committee Drafts Tax Bill ,, .    But    this    |    excitement since there lias never ‘ th«f    7uu“rWelK,.!’‘‘' n"t/Try da-v    bron a major play In Haskell conn- WASHINGTON. April 2 ■fuiL.,*    I i8°iU    MlddrniV    and    ty Information of the oil industrv    A compromise tax revision bill    lab- dpnth    erupte    from    the    ha*s hee11 confined to reports from cled "aid to business ’ received final . rf4 [rP!    ,whp,n pav    ,i'sn t j other sections. Today there loomed ; aPProvai 0f a joint senate-house possibilities of a big play.    conference committee today. ,.Fi— and the baby Comanche to attend a convention Texas of the Woodman circle. Mrs Stevens suffered a broken hip and crushed leg and    Mrs. Williams had an injured chest Other occupants of the car. Opal Freeman. Mrs. C. C. McRee and Mrs. T. G. Hanner. all of Trent, were injured less seriously. All were released from a Coleman hospital Tuesday night bu* Mrs |"emainr s critical in Stevens. Midland Man Still In Grave Condition Will) ABII.E.V K and t trinity: Cloudy, iriltrrrd ihowrri todax. ..WEST TEXAS:    Partly rlouip, local I nijn<ir-r»h<>»rr«, cooter Iii extreme cast portion, cooter today; Thur«du> fair. KAST rilXAM: laical thundcrahowcra, ciadcr In extreme »r*t portion todai ; I nutmIa> cloud, , local thuinterahoHera in ca*t portion, cooler In north and central port,Ma Condition Of Tom Hollon, 62, Of    OKLAHOMA: Thunderahowera In eats Midland, injured in an automobile    «*«irr    in west imrtion coliLMon nrar Fr:-t w the Ronticf “n'1 r,*ntr»l Portions. .    .......... hncni t a I Of ,v ,    ^aPTlSC    NT.    VV    Mf.VKO;    Paril,    cloudy    today    and hospital a the latter city last night. Thursday warmer rhur*d»\. experted until the hit bores down to 3,200 feet or lower. That was what happened IO miles .south of here when the Forest Development corporation and J. W. and A. E. McMiUen No. I Pardue well blew in, producing high gravity oil. No wonder there was noticeable Franco Launches Mass Air Attack He was placed in an oxygen tent Monday night after pneumonia had developed S. T Cole. 72. and J. C. Hud-nian, 35, both of Midland, were reported recovering from injuries received in the same mishap. Hud- Rante of temperature 'fsterdaj : The new well, in southern part of , Tbe committee, which adjusted H ENDA YE France ta- the SDan- the county, is six rn Urn northeast fundamental differences between t*h Frontier)’. April 26 /P—Insur- ,........  ^    Mine of Stamford, There Is anxiety as to sena e and hous< revenue measures, g»nt bombing and combat planes land. citv secretarv at Mid'and was whether further development will I com prom bod numerous secondary .ere ordered today at new Zses released ’ from .St ' J^e pl!" hartal . r. g in,crest closei home or _ and Elected a proposal b> along the Spanish cast coast to blast at Fort Worth Tuesday night. se, it icmain near the competitive tor Boral) (R-Idaho) to make holes for land forces driving again t Cole suffered a head laceration. t.v.w US5UPS tederal securities government defenses north of Va- • a dislocated left shoulder and a ‘ ^cig.    I    broken left wrist. See FEVER, Pf. 12, Col $ f k.    '    P.M. J* .......... I      7X ............ 2      aa ............ s      xii ............ 4      82 **      ft      81 "2   «   80 **      7      77 •*      »      7.V ............ a      73 4S ............ IO      — 79      I)      — Nam 77; Mldnisht 88. and low***! trmprrnfurr<« In (I p rn M stprda'. 82 and Aft. sum, date ii »#ar axo XV and IVO. ‘unapt yttlfrdiy ^ 7:J8. SunrlM today ft:$7. Sunset today ;

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