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Abilene Reporter-News, The (Newspaper) - April 21, 1944, Abilene, Texas BOND BOX SCORE Since Pearl Harbor April Quota April Sale. WITHOUT OR WITH OFFENSE TO FRIENDS OR FOES WE SKETCH YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS IT j. LXIII, NO. 310. A TEXAS 2aU, NIWSPAPn ABILENE, TEXAS, FRIDAY MORNING, APRIL 21, 1944 PAGES AuactoM Pro. (APj Prnt British army commandeered buses and put its own trucks into opera- ion tonight to get Londoners home rom work In the face of a strike of bus drivers and conductors, ar.d the move resulted in !he Immediate pro- test walkout of approximately 700 more regular operators. More than 2.000 In all were out tonight, the original strikers hav- ing Quit yesterday In protwt against new summer schedules which they. :ald spread their hours over too long a period. The union Issued a back-to-work call. Woodson Man Given by House WASHINGTON. April tPj The Hou.-e has passed ar.d sent to the Senate a bill for the payment of to J. G. Sullivan of Wood- son, Tex. In settlement of claims against the government because of paralysis of hands ar.d arms suffer- ed from arsenic poisoning from the use of sodium arsenite In grasshop- per control work. The poison had been issued to him through his county agent's office, allegedly with- out a warning against distribution of It by hand.
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