Abilene Reporter News, September 3, 1938

Abilene Reporter News

September 03, 1938

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Issue date: Saturday, September 3, 1938

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Abilene Reporter-News, The (Newspaper) - September 3, 1938, Abilene, Texas WEST TEXAS' OWM MEWSMKR flfje Reporter "WITHOUT. OR WITH TO VRiiwns nn cixi.-jvV; vrum VOL. LV111, NO. 95. OR WITH OFFENSE TO PRIENDS OR FOES WE SKETCH YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS IT UttlUd frtH ABILENE, TEXAS. SATURDAY MORN ING, SEPTEMBER PAGES PRICE FIVE CENTS 14, Calmly Tells Killing Brother In Quarrel Over Bicycle pcsen b othtrmembers f Einllyn Hausc a 11 year-old farm girl, told authorities today that she shot and killed her 17-year-old brother, Raymond, In a quarrel over a blcyc.c last night while unothcr !l-year-old brother looked on. The girl said (hat she shot In self defense because her brother was rushing at her with a hatchet. Speaking calmly, only occasionally demonstrating nervousness by picking at her pink wash dress, she said that Raymond "knocked me down and It made me awful mad." The weapon was .22 rifle given la Raymond as a Christmas AS HE Konrad Henlein leader of the Sudetan Germans, called on Reichsluehrcr Hitler In Germany, as a tense Europe awaited developments In the German-Czechoslovakian sit- uation. This Is a recent photo- graph of Henlein In Praha. (Associated Press-March of Time Cash Requests On Davis Told In Nines Trial Prosecution Near Close; Cancelled Check Introduced NEW YORK. Sept. cancelled bank check for en- dorsed by "J. nines" was introduc- ed today by the state as It neared the end of Its case against Tam- many District Leader James J. nines, accused political front for the Dutch Schultz multi-million dollar policy racket. Testimony that the 61-year-old democratic ward bor.s accepted "mob money" in his role as al- leged court fixer for the gambling syndicate came from Mrs. Rose Wendroff, 31, sister of J. Elchard "Dixie" Davis, fallen "kid mouth- piece" of the Schultr. gang, before court adjourned until Tuesday. The witness said the per- sonally handed money to Hines four or five times between 1933 and 1931, and thai on June 22, 1935, her brother called her from out o( town and .told her: "Rose, jet and take It down to the old on the, 30th floor." Bolh Davis and George Weln- berg, another Schultz hoodlum, have testified they referred to Hines as "the old man." SOUGHT LEGAL AID With. that, the prosecution fol- lower up testimony by Max D. Steuer, Tammany legal strategist and a friend of Hines for 30 years, that Hines was so intimate, with Echullz that he sought legal aid for -The Dutchman" in his 1933 Income tax troubles. Earlier, Dewey offered two other witnesses to corroborate parts of Davis1 story the policy mob was paying Hines 1500 a week and more for obtaining protection. Bolh witnesses, John Saxon, Jr., internal revenue agent of 0ranee, N. J., and Detective Julius Salke, assigned ta the Krand, jury squad, testified they listened In on conversa- tion between Davla and others on Davis' telephone wire which had been tapped. Salke said he head the following See JUNES, tf. 3, Col. 1 Coffeejies In Spotlight Today Join Crusade1 By Stocking Up On Each! wcu wun eiuivr one or IWO U10US- A call to every Abilenian Join and additional gallons of acid Sat- wholcheartedly in the Salesman's urday morning. Pay had been drlll- Crusade before It Is a week old! ed 2.811 to a total depth of Today is Coffee Day and Tie Day. 2'818 'eet under wat" load to kin Every Abilene woman can cooper- the flow, and later it had te by stocking the pantry with cof- bccn swabbed at a rate of about 50 will come to climax Vn" a" whlrTof special observances, with Sunday as Stamford, the Stanton Miller No. 1 J. J. Gaither was Chicken Dinner day and Monday as Mattress Day. 24 cowgirl sponsors from as maoj towni cities at West Tejraj and New Meiico entered, the Cowgirl Spanson contest at the annual Mid- land rodeo this week-end will be of the most Interesting and most colorful events of the three day acd night show. The cowgirl sponsors will appeal In the opening day parade Saturday afternoon and one o'clock and at each rodeo performance, both af- ternoon and night. Preliminary Judging wlU be held at the rodeo arena Saturday night, final judging being scheduled for Monday mom- Ing. Special functions being arranged for the sponsors include the annual sponsors ball at Hotel Scharbauer Saturday night and a chuck wagon dinner at Cloverdale pari Sunday afternoon. PRIZES TOTAL }3Ii The sponsors will compete for five attractive prizes valued at top prize being a J125 saddle, given by the Blackstone hotel, port Worth. Other prizes Include a JT5 set of matched bags, donated by Uie Pah- store, Fort Worth; fancy bridle and spurs, given by Fort Worth National bank. Irtjrt Worth; wrist watch, given by Haltom' Jew- elry company of Fort Worth, and a KO purse, given by Leon Gross Ft. Worth. Official and chairman of Sept. Fred lrie sponsors committee Is Mrs. Foy employe of the Citl- Procter. Miss Walter Faye Cowden navlng been chosen as Miss Mid- here today by federal authorities Andrews was held after United States Commissioner John Davis set his bond yesterday at M.OOO, Andrews pleaded guilty at a hearing before Davis, He previously hid appeared at the office of Assistant li. s. r.uV jtncl Attorney Joe Jones and told ot shortage before it wis i r.e commission yesterday discovered at the bank aurhorucd pavment of more thin Qf _ land. Sponsors headquarters will be opened In the chamber of commerce on bonrietf in- j intercjt paymen'j d'ic in (he Weather were as follows: reservoir sr.d pipe- line 1920. S5.9M: water M.MO: wa'Br negro men and women and sketches of political irony rn- titled. "A political Nightmare." Opening the prosrim Mrs Genoa Dickson, general director arri mw- ler of ceremonies, lutrorliiceci seven "presidents" and ten "jovcrr.nrs." As each was presented she review- their x x jjm, gu-'on ts here just because be k 1 the husband nr FVrgujon" and i hy H'ndfr.vn: MIM Nfw I.lBhi. and MiW Abilene, Oliie and ft county al! H m-n plw-M the prison temporarily Jews preoiimabiy wj'I be prrmit- to schools of their own water rofur.tim; 1923 for Ihflr children bat dip'cmj., rcfimrilnl, I330 -uch schools would not be rccot- nizrd bv ritual sinpm? that followed was medley of southern plantaiion I ;uiifs. When the entire negro chorus i broke into -Dixie" the crowd and applaudevl for at lerut Scott, Ruth George and Tcna County Attorney Named A J1.41S; fC. 1325. S282.i much he can't jianrt up Representatives of each, of the See FIKsiA, rr 3, CoL District Attorney John A. rsojlc announced he would srrk indirtmrnls and an one" of Ihotc accused today. When the jury o' four men arrl annonrr. cd its finding. Ihe applaud- funding 13 iflm Ifchool refunding 151> refundir.it 133t, SI .000. j ALBANY. Sept, Th' fnr i drew M. Hols'.ey. Albany attorney, was a'.ailab'e in Icday Ihe pou' of county i attorney of Shackelford county left' refiincilr.i; 1934 Into n.t l.i-irr SI .000 I vacant several WMV.I ago by ordrrrd tranj.'frrcrt from drath of r, C, Coffee. Howsiey was general special warran: fund 'ru-Alpri by fommi.viofifr'j rniirt especially M meet in'orcs' will ;trve the balance of Cof- aiid in.o.'chool 15'o was transferred. office Saturday morning with Miss Cowden and Jeanne Davis in charge. Cowgirl sponsors entered and the towns they represent are: Tura Bates McWUilams, Carsbad, S. M.; Mrs. J. Glyn Hammac's, San An- gelo; Alpha Mae Stone. Hcbbc. N. M.; Mrs. Guy Caldwell. Albany; I Mary Nell Edwards, Bi? Spring; Marj1 Beth TcUd. Water Valley; j Madeline Hanconic. Rosweit. N. Mrs. Earl Moore. Pampa; Isora De- jRjcey. Pecos; Phyllis tr.gram. Mc- Camey; CaUierlne Nations. El Paso; Sydna Yokley, Canadian; Anna Let Spires, Roscoe; Angela Echeil, Suin- ton; Jewell Duncan. Toyah; Bettls. Rankin: Gcorgie OBrien Clements, Monahans; Margaret Owen.'. Big Lake; Mrs. H. O Mur- Odessa: Free! Gray. !fewj; Mrs. Beverly Hemdon. Sweet- wster; Virsinis Duncan, Knicker- bocker: Frances Luci'.Ie Murray, tr.aan. 51 Seymour Grant lllll.r.1 11 WASHINGTON'. Sept. 5 I The Rurat Eicclr-.riciticn Iritlcn today jUXrrien'. 1 of I1.9U.OCO to 15 la '.i i states. The jllolmer.ls included: City of Seymour. Seymour. Tex, S8.000 tor customer and working capllaL ;