Abilene Reporter News, July 27, 1938

Abilene Reporter News

July 27, 1938

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Abilene Reporter News (Newspaper) - July 27, 1938, Abilene, Texas Cl)t Abilene Sporter "WITHOUT, OR WITH OFFENSE TO FRIENDS OR FOES WE SKF. I CH YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS l l GOES,"—Byron VOL. LVI11, NO. 59. Aisoeutetf I’m* (AP) ABILENE, TEXAS. WEDNESDAY MORNING, JULY 27, 1938. -TEN PAGES. PRICE 5 CENTS OPENING NEW FIELD— STONEWALL COUNTY GETS FIRST COMMERCIAL WELL Flow Of From 12 To 15 Barrels Hourly Expected After Hole Fills At That Rate Stonewall county's first commercial producer, opening the West Central Texas district, was drilled into lime pay yesterday and shut down after filling with oil at the rate of 12 to 15 barrels hourly. It was expected to flow near midnight last night, at the rate it was filling. Owners of the test, the Stonewall Oil company I No. I H. T. Carlile, will likely IN A FLARE-LIT SCENE OF HYSTERICAL HORROR Hotel Guest Leaps To Destruction SOLDIERS MAROONED IN CANYON FOUND NLRB WTU Hearing Charges Labor Practices Of Organization Told From Stand decide today whether it is tp be | deepened more into the Palo Pinto lime section or to be treated with acid as it stands. The No. I Carlile struck oil ten days ago. and after heading, was j killed so that five-inch casing I amid be underreamed and cemented atop the pay section at 5.169-72 feet. F B. Parrlott, Tulsa Okla., operator who with A G Swanson of Abilene formed the Stonewall Oil I company tD drill the test, was at the location Tuesday. The company SAN ANGELO. July 26—m Evidence purported to show that,    „    ...    ,,    .    ,    ,    „    - certain emplovcs of the West Texas    h    n lf ,    aCreS Utilities Co, had engaged in spy-1    *he *e l "T Whl°h n° ins activities on the organizational p    e    een    soW- efforts of the International Broth-, Little acreage trading was re-erhood of Electrical Workers was ported, although some leases were Introduced when a hearing before open within two miles of the well. Harlot Hurley, staff trial examiner H. T. Carlile, landowner, was re-of the National Labor Relations ported to have sold a quarter roy-board, was resumed here this after- aby under the 160-acre drillsite noon.    aud an adjoining 160 acres for $125 A complaint filed with 'he NLRB acre ba*‘if prior to drilling of charged the Utilities company with ,pp cement plugs Tuesday, unfair labor practices and union Operators completed drilling out discrimination in the alleged dis- cement Tuesday morning at 4 missal and transfer of fiwe em- o’clork By 2 p. rn, the well had plojes from their Jobs here.    1    filled 1,750 feet with oil. Tools Lawson Wimberly, Austin. I. B ware run again into the hole and E. W. representative, testified under It was deepened another foot to questioning by L N D Wells, Fort 5 173 feet. total depth at present. Worth, labor board attorney, that It then filled 1.000 feet In oil in he had been spied upon by various an hour and a half and was stand-employes of the firm in San Angelo j ing with approximately 2.750 feet and Quanah. MARFA, July 26.—</P)—Two soldiers marooned tm a high ledge above the flooding Rio Grande river in dangerous Santa Helena canyon In the Texas Big Bend country were found by searching parties tonight. The searchers, in charge of Sergeant Stephen Artell of Fort D. A. Russell, the men's home post, dropped food and water 1,500 feet to the men, but planned no attempt at rescue tonight. By long distance telephone the party reported to the post that a third soldier who entered the canyon on a week-end attempt to negotiate the Rio Grande in automobile inner tubes, was still missing. Searchers feared he had drowned. The missing man. private Harry Buckman. and the two on the ledge, Sergeant Clyde Rvberg and Private Clarence Hansen, drove with two companions, John McGovern and David Wise, to the head of the canyon below Lajitas Saturday. They were on leave from Fort D. A. Russell. It was planned that three of them would attempt to ride the Rio Grande through the canyon on inner tubes. They estimated it would require IO hours to make the trip. Buckman, Ryberg and Hansen set out on the dangerous journey, McGovern and Wise drove IO miles downstream to await their companions, but the adventurers did not appear on time, and McGovern and Wise grew uneasy. Finally, an inner tube was sighted. On lf was a note saying Ryberg and Hansen were marooned and could not complete the trip and Buckman was missing, possibly drowned. The two were found about Martin Dies Opposes Allred’s Appointment AUSTIN, July 26—(A’—Appointment of Governor James V. Allred to a federal judgeship by President Roosevelt has been attacked by Congressman Martin Dies of Orange who, friends here said today, would try' to persuade the U. S senate to refuse confirmation. Dies was quoted as saying he was not making a personal fight on the of oil in the hole at 3.30 p. rn W H Wills, San Angelo, former The wildcat discovery is located governor but believed the principle switchboard operator and now ac-    five miles north of Peacock and    of    appointing    residents    of    judicial live vice president of the local union    about six miles northwest of Swen-    districts    to    ludceshins    should    h* said that he had been questioned SOn in the extreme northwest part I ,    “    Judgeships    should    be bv superiors on his organization, 0f Stonewall county. It is 330 fret I    ' work at McCamev.    from the south and 990 feet'from Ti*e hearing will bp resumed at    the east lines of the southwest 9 IO oclock Wednesday morning    quarter of the northeast quarter of with WilJs as the witness St ar* rd Monday morning the hearing deferred four times to section 283. block D. H&TC survey ASPERMONT WELL allow attorneys to agree upon juris-I _ ^ilef ^uth A'vper,mc^{,in fart*    I    Stonewall    county,    the    Bert    Fields dir**on»! facts. The rase was further complicated by filing of an intervention complaint by seven employes who alfred they represent the majority of utilities employes in the generation, transmission and distribution departments of the San Angelo and McCamey area. No. I Pierson. In M. D Lee survey, remained shut down at 4,062 feet, but it was understood the test will be drilled on to the Palo lime. Two Giant Brothers Duel With Shotguns In Scurry county to the west, the S. B. Roberts company No. I C. M Wellborn, wildcat In section 145-25-H<feTC survey was shut down at 675 feet awaiting ten* inch rasing which cannot be tram* ported over muddy roads. First wildcat for western Haskell TISHOMINGO. Okla. July 26— county and first wildcat to be ■ v—Two giant brothers who dueled .started in Haskell since the discov-in a pasture a* dawn with shotguns ery of the Pardue pool is sched-«t rinse range lay near death to- uled to be drilling this week. hight .    Indian    States    Oil    company    of Ike McDonald suffered from Oklahoma No. I T P Jones four severe shock and physicians at a miles northwest of Huh*, has been hospital here said they were unable spudded to 80 feet and cemented to operate to determine the extent ten-inch surface caging at that of hts wounds    point. In an Ardmore hospital Nick ^ wlkJrat is contracted by-McDonald regained consciousness Taubert A: McKee of Fort Worth after an operation showed he suf- and is scheduled for testing the fered 25 punctures of the intestines Adams Branch and the Palo Pinto and a great jagged hole in his lower limes. I? is located in Coryell chest and upper abdomen Tun straying califs caused years    NEM    FIELD,    Pg. IO. Col. 7 of bickering to be climaxed rn gun- ’    ,    .    . Runnels Votes On Beer This Week BALLINGER. July 26—Concerted campaigns are being conducted this j week by the "drys’* and the "w-ets" ; seeking votes in the election next Allred, from Wichita Falls, is not a resident of the southern federal judicial district. Dies obtained adoption of an amendment providing the appointment be limited to a resident when the bill creating the judgship was before the house It was later stricken from the bill and Dies, friends said, claimed the Pinto reason given for removing the pro-I vision was that it was unnecessary since a centry-old precedent called for appointment of a resident. Dies was en route to Washington tonight and could not be reached for a statement. 500 yards down from the canyon’s mouth, where its heighth is 2.500 feet and where residents of the place said was the only break in the smooth canyon walls of any account for the entire length. The rescue party planned an attempt to bring the men from the ledge tomorrow, and failing that, feared they would have to remain until the river went down. They said the two could climb up at the point as much as a thousand feet above the flood, and if supplied with food and water would be In little danger. The canyon, one of the show places of the Big Bend country, has been successfully navigated a few times in the past at low tages of the river by men in boats, but is considered one of the most dangerous canyons in the section. Loyalists Make Big Advances Japs Pushing Up Yangtze To Hankow Thousands See Suicide Plunge Tve Made Up My Mind', Youth Said As He Stepped Out Into Space And Death By WILLIAM S. WHITE NEW YORK. July 26—(AP)—In a flare-lit scene of hysterical horror, John Ward, 26 and unemployed, leaped to death tonight from a 17th floor hotel ledge to which he had clung, inter* mittently threatening to jump, for more than IO hours. shanghai. July 27— <wedne.'*    His body landed on 55th street near Fifth avenue amid day)—J*—Japanese forces pushed scattered screams rising from among the thousands who for up the Yangtze river today from jj0urs had stood morbidly be-1- "■ Embassies Of Neutrals Ready* To Evacuate newly-captured Kiukiang toward Hankow. Chinese provisional capital which neutral embassies were reported preparing to evacuate. Gunboats steaming up the 30-mile stretch to Ttenkiachen, where Chinese were expected to make their next stand 105 miles below Hankow, shelled river banks flatten Chinese defenses. mused. Many women fainted. The last of half a dozen expedients to bring Ward down safely was all but completed when, calmly and with no single outcry he casu-to! ally stepped from the ledge. TTie police—nearly 1.000 of whom One Japanese column drove south had been brought into the fashion-Win*! Nan. hang, main citral b|    ,re.    to    ,ld    |n    lhe China air base of the defenders.    .    .    . First objective of this column was (rescu«    in pushing back the Kuling. mountain resort 14 miles curious— had hauled up from the south of Kiukiang, Although Chinese troops were not in Kuling, which has been the refuge of 50 Americans and IOO other foreigners their retread up the mountain on which the resort is perched might draw severe ftght- Sudden Push; Many mg to the cUvs approaches. From Hankow came dispatches saying American, British. French, Soviet Russian and Italian embassies were making quiet preparations Villages Fall In Prisoners Taken HENDAYE. France, <at the Spanish frontier). July 26—The Spanish government tonight announced its forces had captured ten villages, seven strategic hills, and 3,000 prisoners in a smashing thrust across the Ebro river on the Catalan front in 'nor'heastern Spain. These victories came within 24 street a stout net of the sort used in loading cargo. They had intended to grasp one end at the 16th floor, another at the 18th and thus to enmesh Ward as a butterfly is netted. Just as the net crept silently upward past the 16th floor, Ward came at last to his decision. He posed a moment then thrust his left foot forward, clear of the to move to Chungking. 500 air miles j    plummeted    downward deeper Into China’s interior Japanese declared capture of Kiukiang had broken the Chinese Yangtze line and said It was only a matter of time until defenses collapsed. Occupation of Kiukiang hours after government forces ( weeks by Japanese forces who have launched their Catalan offensive, it; driven Chinese from the great cities of Peiping, Tientsin. Shanghai and Nanking. marked a gain of 15 miles In three    then    *n    a    °* sharp. Individual screams. Ward's last words were heard by was announced A government communique listad the captured villages as Montes De Asco, Vents De Composes, Cor-bera. Ribarroja, Flex, Fatarella, Benisanet. Mirabel, Pine)!, and Mora De Ebro. Insurgent garrison forces in these villages either fled, were captured. or 'liquidated," the communique said. Government troops also occupied the Junction of the Maella-Fraga road and the rayon road, and cut the road from Gandesa to Asco. REP. MARTIN DIES Despite the Kiukiang victory, however, Japanese still faced the task of mopping up Chinese rearguard units in hillside positions before attempting an adfanee on Hankow in force. At Kiukiang, Japanese reported Chinese one* again put into effect their age-old policy of leaving invaders only “scorched earth , . . broken tile" to conquer. All foreign property except the American church mission school, the American Standard CMI com- fire, Oountv Attorney Dennis Clark said Mrs Ike McDonald told him. Vice Presidents Of UAW Being Tried DETROIT. Martin and July the 26- Homer associates he charges conspired with communists Saturday, July 30 on the question to disrupt the CIO united automo-    legalizing    the    sa.e    of    beer    in bile workers aired thetr dispute to- R':r-nr’s county The last election day behind closed doors at UAW hrl<i    this    question    was    April    24. headquarters.    j    1937 and the county remained dry Martin, international union pres!- by a small margin, dent, marshaled 150 guards into eleven:! floor corridors outside union offices to prevent interference as trial of four suspended vicepresidents began. Maurice Sugar, their attorney, termed “a typical fascist set-up" the protective measure taken after opponents of Martin's policies yesterday invaded the UAW headquarters. engaged in fisticuffs and delayed the trial with a sit-down demonstration. Right And How--O Daniel Texas Hero Number I FORT WORTH. July 2•.—‘Ab Just who is Texas’ number I hero? Postmaster Henry Young’s answer is W. Lee O'Daniel, democratic nominee for gover-, nor. Worried post office officials today invaded the postmaster's office with a letter addressed to 'Texas' Hero Number I, Fort Worth. Texas, care of Uncle Sam." One glance and Postmaster Young said "Send it to W Lee O'Danlet" Marland Blames FDR For Defeat Colorado Flood Moves South F-ear Of Further Rise Fades; River Falling At Austin AUSTIN, Tex., Julv 26—ufV- Murky waters of the flood-gorged __________________________ Co.orado crawled across rich farm surgents were rushing troops and lands below Austin today as fear artillery into the threatened area TSL SS? *re t0Um ^    P*ny7^ BntL,h ^.Tc Petroleum    >'« -«• <*P The Catalonians were reported have ^en^oot^ ^^e^stricf^wa^ ■    1 dnn ’ ?hInk lf waa because of tonight to be menacing Gandeaa.Lt afirP anri thp rajlroad “J™ and to have trapped a large force go miles' south to Nanchang was damaged. of insurgents on the Ebro river Del ta. Gandesa, scene of a government defeat April 2 when the insurgents were thrusting their salient to the eastern coast to cut Catalonia off from the rest of government Spam. | MEXICO CITY j , 1°"* O' Generalissimo Francos Rppor* that „ .tapanese-chartered Japanese Buying Mexican Crude regional headquarters Late reports from Barcelona said the Catalonian forces had recaptured the towns of Villalba De Lo>-Arcos and Forbera and drove within little more than a mile of Gandesa. Government bulletins said the in of a further rise upstream faded hourly. With mast of Its power held In check by barriers in the 65-mile stretch between here and Buchanan lake. competent observers foresaw inundation of the coastal plains oil tanker was en route to Tampico and another was being loaded at the southern port of Mlnatit-lan today revived speculation that Japan is seeking a foothold in the Mexican oil industry. Informed circles said normally it was commercially impracticable for Japan to send tankers through the Panama canal and up the east Britain Acts To Preserve Peace Mediator Named In Czech-Nazi Disturbance LONDON, July 26. — (AP — Great Britain stepped into the explosive Czechoslovak-German quarrel today by appointing an unofficial mediator and assured the world a European war was farther away. Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain put the main hope of dispelling Europe's war clouds In the British mediator's success at solving the Czechoslovak problem and announced Viscount Runciman, former member of the cabinet, had been chosen for the post. He told the nouoe of commons ii a solution to the dispute between the Czechoslovak government and its autonomy - seeking Germanic and other minorities could be found, “I should feel the way is open again to further effort #i general appeasement.” He declared Britain's policy had contributed to a better atmosphere in Europe and added, "we intend to pursue it.” In his address the prime minister also: Hinted that Britain might yet give some form of aid to China; Held out hope for an early agreement In British-American trade negotiations; Announced Spanish insurgent authorities had agreed to a British proposal for investigation of bombings of British ships; Gave an implied promise to let the Britlsh-Italian friendship pact go into force when foreign fighters, including Italy's, are withdrawal from Spain; Paid tribute to Adolf Hitler for a “notable gesture . . . for protection of peace” in the British-German naval agreement. Chamberlain said the gov»n-breaking police lines and paralyzing ment s aim va* maintenance of —    peace through removal of all pos sible causes of conflict, but warned that “though we seek peace" Brit- First the body dropped head-on; around and end over end until with a higti smash it struck a marquee Below, the whole area was alight with photographic flares and noise broke from the crowd, first in a Dr. G. C. Presaer, a city health department physician who had talked with him frequently during the day. "He said lf we could promise him that life was worth living ha would come in," the doctor said, “He said many people close to him were against him. Ha said that he tried many ventures and failed. He said he knew he would be penalized." “Theres no way out of It," Dr. Preener quoted Ward as saying. “I have been up here many hours trying to convince myself of a rea fear or shock,” Dr, Preener said. “He had made his decision. The poor fellow was irrational during the last half an hour.” When word of the jump spread to crowds milling in nearby side streets, thousands lashed the hotel. traffic While the net was being hoisted in a last desperate effort to defeat Ward’s long delaved suicide ain ls not wlIllnS "t0 sacrifice, even for peace. British honor and vital traditions.” Day by day. he said, the armed The Catalonian armies were re ported gaining ground as fast as government forces had lost it on the Estremadura front of southwestern Spain to a surprise off en-    "Tv,    „    lT*m    mo' sive by the insurgents.    !    ^    the    Californian    coast Af the same time govrmmen* ad- * —--------—— spectators in the immediate vicin See DEATH PLUNGE, Pg. IO. Col. 5 Injured Snyder Man Improves country becomes SWEETWATER Julv 26- roast to ports such as Miatitlan be- j tjon 0f Edwin Sturgeon of Snyder, J dared strength of the more formidable. “The tremendous power we are accumulating remai is there as a guarantee that we can* defend our-Condi- selves if we are attacked.” he de cause of canal tolls and the time I injured seriously in an automobile involved. area as the remaining threat of the vices told of bitter combat north- Frcddie Steele Loses Championship SE ATTLE. July 26.—I AP — Al llostak, 158    1-4,    Tacoma, won the world middleweight fight title from Freddie Steele, Seattle, with a knockout in the first round of their scheduled 15-round fight here tonight. Steele weighed 159 pounds. AMARILLO, July 26.—Gov. E. W. Marland of Oklahoma said here tonight that "certainly President Roosevelt was responsible for rado mer authority H apparently mv and Murray's defeat," referring hafi reached a c: est v.1.         Smithville,    13    miles    further down- rampaging stream The weather bureau predicted the river would continue to fall af Austin for the next 24 hours. It was dropping about a foot every six hours.    * At Bastrop. 31 miles below' Austin. the stage was 44 2 feet and an experienced observer told the Colo- east and west of Viver, on the Te-ruel-Sagunto road, where insurgents strained all resources 'n smash the government barrier to their drive toward Valencia, 34 miles to the southeast. Insurgent reports declared Barcelona's attempt to harass Franco The Weather 4Bl LEM: an i Vicinity <iv «Ril ThoMdl). Hr.tT !>%•»:    Partly Sat an* Thnr%da>. EAST T) Vin,' Par»l\ (lnn«t>. ira Hr red thiin»lrr»hi*«f rv warmer. MIW MEAK O: I n*rltle<t Werine-day and h„ the eerier cf nierrintr assault*. TkOWCog, Unto chance In (mtfw>raturr ' .ne .series OI pieic ink ^ass.t    Oh    I*    HOW*    Parti,    Hood,    Wrdnr«da> to his failure to win the senate seat held by Elmer Thomas "I was top man until the president's intervention.” he said that the pro-Roosevelt men went stream, anticipated a maximum of 34 feet. Fritz Engelhard, chairman of the Afler authority said the situation was brighter than in several days. He said huge Buchanan dam could to Thomas and the anti-Roosevelt catch most of the additional exmen went to Gomer Smith. I was cess from the upper watershed and It seemed, however, the government 1 had driven ahead in a manner likely to prolong the war Fighting raged all along the Ebro front. Government forces reported capture of an entire insurgent battalion with its supporting batteries of Italian artillery after one crossing. A. M. ti : i . : i vs is . MO sr . ss . N »*on Abilene Sites For Veterans Hospital Officially Inspected lei* with only my owm following." He expressed surprise at the startling victory of W. Lee O'Daniel in the Texas governor's race, and inquired if ODaniel "has ever had any connection Aith the oil industry.” En route to the interstate oil compact meeting at additional flood Oil Proration Order May Be Postponed AUSTIN, July 26 — J'— Post- For a man who Is making his. the people of the section for their    said    that at similar _r.    ....    mAfl    ti    r\rr«    oasr”    no/4    a    ti    nnllimA first visit to Texas, C. H. Stratton, I hospitality and courtesy. He was representative of the Federal Vet-: a guest last night at the Price erans administration is seeing a Campbell home on Lytle lake and good portion of the state. Through was to be flown to Lubbock early East Texas. South Texas and West this morning, lexas tie has already touted, in-    ^as    been    connected    with    the meetings "they” had been calling Ernest Thompson “governor” for six months. thereby avert threats below. Several gates had been closed and although it might become necessary to reopen them later, the new flow,    ,    ...    ...    .     , would    not reach Austin    for 24 j Ponement, probably    until next week. hours.    The    river will have    dropped °* a railroad commission ord^r for sufficiently to easily dispatch the August production in Texas was ^,■'7:1 added flow.    indicated today by Commissioner In the far upper reaches of the Ernest O. Thompson, watershed where excessive rainfall I said the commission would ts-put tributary streams out    of their suc an Ord*1- after    completion of a banks    and    swelled the Colorado. | study of probable    market demand through winter months and pointed .    . mo/e collision Monday night, was con- sidered improved tonight attendants at the hospital here said. The victim suffered severe head injuries when the car he was driving crashed head-on into a car ......in which three Roscoe youths w-ere Partly rtons, to- coming to Sweetwater for a soft-riourty wrdn*«- baJl    The    boys    w-ere injured but were released from the hospital this morning Spur Woman Third Crash Victim To Die LUBBOCK, Julv 26.—.AP-—Mrs. Lonnie Gilmore. 48. of Spur, third victim of a train-automobile collision near here this morning, died in a hospital tonight She had been preceded in death by a daughter. Jean, 12. who died this morning an hour after the accident, and a brother. Bernard Neatherland, 42. of San Antonio. N. M , who was killed instantly, j Chamberlain disclosed appointment of an unofficial mediator was in response to a request from the Czechoslovak government. af IrmpfralHrii yrHrrday: HOI K I I 4 ft I*. M. SA MO SI a i ai ss SI lo I I Midnight Mn Of*, and tov,.*! imiprrilurrt p rn. ic«lff(l»), tl-71; Rant* dale a jrar ago. S*.15. MiRRfl yeatordajr, 1:4li Ronrla* today, AAI ; »*Rtrt today, "I AO. Defeated Senator Blames New Deal GALVESTON, July 26-g-Additional election returns today from counties of the 17th senatorial district increased the lead of W E. Stone, Galveston attorney, over T. J. Holbrook, dean of the Texas senate, who has represented this district for the past 16 years. Stone was leading by approximately 3,676 votes in the six counties. Friends of Holbrook, in seeking to explain the upset, attributed his defeat largely to his vigorous opposition to the New Deal and the Roosevelt administration, of which he was an outspoken critic, and also to the opposition of organized labor. specting proposed sites for a new veterans* hospital, and he will visit the plains and panhandle before starting the return trip to his home in Washington D. c. Yesterday afternoon he inspected five Abilene sites for the hospital, both from automobile and airplane. Approximately 150 miles of the Abilene territory were covered in viewing the sites northeast, east, southeast and southwest of town as well as the city’s three lakes, Stratton made no direct comment on the desirability of Abilene as hospitalization of veteran* since 1919. when the movement first stoned and long before the establishment of the present system of organization. A small, wiry man. Stratton has lived in Washington for 20 yfars. He is now field man for the veterans administration. FUA MONEY ALLOTTED Already, $1,458,000 of PW A money has been allocated to the construction of a veterans hospital in the Texas district It h to be a 350 bed hospital with facilities foi con- German, British Air Rivals Reach Azores HORTA, Azores, July 26.—uP)— Two Transatlantic air rivals, the German catapult seaplane Nord-meer and the British pickaback seaplane Mercury, landed here this afternoon after uneventful survey flights from No-'h America Two hours and IO minutes ahead of the Mercury, the German plane arrived from Port Washington, N Y. The Mercury covered the ap- Sff FLOOD, pf. IO. Col. 5 to a meeting of the Interstate Oil Compact commission at Colorado Springs, Col . July 29 and 30, when a report will be made. Thompson, chairman of the interstate commission, said the oil Plans    for the West Texas    Gin-    industry was prospering solely be- ners association annual meeting    to    cause of the care taken by regula- be held    here August ll are    to    be , tory authorities against surplus Ginners Committee Meets Here Today LOOKING INTO FUTURE— Anson Chamber Of Commerce Holds Annual Banquet; Murry Hudson Elected President Bv HARRY HOLT    the local Presbyterian church, the, rector of the West Texas chamber ANSON. Julv 26 —Murry Hudson Rev. L. A. Doyle, pastor of the I of commerce, asked that the cham-was named president of the Anson Baptist church, and Bowen Pope,; hers of commerce in Jones county chamber of commerce at tonights publisher of the Hamlin rferald. all 1 cooperate with the West Texas or-banquet at the Ansford hotel, sue- of whom made brief talks.    ganiation. He stressed the soil con- cceding Burl Scott.    Musical    entertainment    consisted strvation work as did other speak- Directors named for the ensuing , of piano selections by Dorothy Cas- outlined today when executive committee of the association meets at noon at the Hilton hotel. Among those expected for the meeting are L. B. Jackson, local chairman of arrangements; W J. Ely of Snyder, president; Buck production. year were G. C. Bonner. George O. Sunday shutdowns for Texas oil Harrell, J. H Warren, Marvin Sose- proximataly 1,500 miles from Bot- Kornegav of Winters, vice-presi- a hospital location, but commended See HOSPITAL SITES, Pg IO, Col 6 and 38 minutes. wood. Newtoundland, in seven hours dent; and Will Dom of Colorado as a future guide for regulatory isecretary-treasurer, fields are in force this month and there has been demand from within the industry to continue them through August and even longer. The chairman stressed the importance of the impending report bee, John Purifoy and Scott. Gilbert Smith was master of ceremony, introducing speakers who took part in the round table ties and Mrs. Eugene Fittard. C. J Thompson led the group singing, Secretary-manager of the local chamber, Douglas Triplett, made his annual report of work during the past 12 months. Multiple accom- discussion, "Looking Into the Fu- plishments were listed in the pro-ture" was the theme of discussion gram which is only a little over for Knox Pittard. He introduced a year old in Anson. ers. Other visitors from Hamlin included W. E. Benson secretary of the Hamlin chamber of commerce and Earl Smith. Dr. T. W. Williams, president of the Haskell chamber of commerce, and Chesley Phelps were represen-tatves from Hamlin. R. C. Land and Paul Corley were here from Stamford, and Lew'is Ward of Abi- bodies in member staioe. J the Rev. Barney Maclean, pastor of j Tate May, Hamlin banker and di- j lene was a visitor, ;