Publication name: Abilene Reporter News
Location: Abilene, Texas
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Years available: 1917 - 1977Learn more about this publication
Abilene Reporter-News, The (Newspaper) - August 11, 1962, Abilene, Texas IWene SATURDAY 3 STAR FINAL "WITHOUT OR WITH OFFENSE TO FRIENt YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS IT 82ND YEAR, NO. 56 ABILENE, SATURDAY MORI 'TWENTY-FOUR PAGES IN TWO SECTIONS Associated Preu (If) Kennedy to Reveal Tax Plans Monday I REMEMBER Harris, 33, a native of Callahan County, who has never lived anywhere else, seems to be telling 2-year-old Stephen Dale Baugh, al- so a native-born who has never lived anywhere else, that he remembers when they used to carry real six shooters. Both were at the all-day county reunion Fri- day in Cross Plains. (Staff Photo) (Other picture, Pg. Heat Doesn't Worry Seizure Collation's Pioneers CROSS PLAINS (RNS! Some in was the comparable among Callahan County men. braving 100-degrec temperatures i Louis Nichols o! San Bedido, here, spent Friday dancin'.icalif.. and Clara Nell Barr of singin', ealin' and romemb'crin' at'Englelon, Tex., came the greatest the 24th Annual County Reunion. urn. The old timers get Mr. and Mrs. Ben Marshall oral Court here to seize a device which opened with a parade the longest married couple called a "neurolinometer. be- Of Device Is Sought The Food and Drug Administra lion has filed a civil action in Fed- fl am was filed with activity j at the reunion, having been mar- from earlv morning to late thal'ricd in They now make their ,1101110 in May. The couple married the longest with continued resi- Rcgistration. lor the one-cidj ai- ,___ ._ VI fair, was followed by group sin longing to a Hamlin chiropractor Deputy U. S. Marshal W. C Black said Friday night he had gone to Hamlin to serve papers in the county were Mr. the chiropractor, William u-ii W A Pavnc who were mar- A. Pattillo. but was told that the ing led by Mrs. Vicla Hin aiKij ,n man was on vacation. Mrs. Dorothy Boydstun accompanied by, (hc and singing, square danc- to a country The singers were Barbara Ann Brooks on the corclian Hon. Mead F. Griffin of Aus- tin, associate Supreme Court jus- tice anil out-going president of the Pioneers' Association. savc.ban.c] pacing and roping, the welcoming talk. The welcome Offjcprs elected for w-as followed by group The petition filed in the case claimed Pattillo brought the de- vice back to Hamlin in his car .stl.ins b.imi wcnl jnto tnc (_-nlss plains riding club entertained the group with the the Toftness Chiropractic Clinic in Cumberland, Wis., in November, 1955. The device reportedly bears the label: "neurolinometer, this in- strument has no known analytical the w-as louowea oy KIUUII year were Judge J. R.jor therapeutic value." This and a silent tribute to deceased Sr of Abilene, president: B.jpetition states, is misleadin; pioneers. Christman of Baird. vice prcsi- Archie Simmon, 66, of BigUlcnl, and Mrs. B. L. Boydstun of re-elected secrc- applied to a product which "is intended for use in the diagnosis of disease in the course of the professional practice- of a practi- tioner in chiropractic." Spring won first place in the old'Cross Plains, fiddlers, contest. Second place-lary-lreasurer. went to Joe Burleson. of! Masters-of-ceremonies were B____ Anson and third was taken by ;H. Freeland of Baird. Fred HcyserL. John H Deaihridge, 83. of Abi-jof Putnam, Randall Jackson otjJlX leiie Elmer Gardiner, 68, of Abi-'Baird and James Paul Shanks of) HOUSTON managers lene'lonk fourth. Clyde. of small loan offices in Houston Boh Blaklcy of Aspcrmont was J. Ii. Black Jr. of Abilene was were arrested Friday for failure selected the earliest cowboy speaker for the mornin earliest man in the county, com-jsion. ing here in 1878. The pioneer woman award went to! Mrs. Nuff Arvin of Cnttonwoodi who arrived in 1879. The earliest pioneer man with continued residence was George Blakley of Rowden who came to the county in 1883, and the simi- lar award lor a woman went lo Mrs. Jennie Baum of Crass Plains who was born here in I87fl. The oldest native born man present at the reunion was Curtis Oglesby of Cross Plains who was horn here in 1877. Mrs. Baum was j the oldest native woman. Mrs. Baum was also the oldest native-born woman with continued residence and H. L. Harris of Cross Plains who was born here scs- to obtain censes. S25 city operating Honors Its Guardsmen CISCO iRNSi 175 persons turned out for swim- ming and barbecue Friday night in honor of the returning National Guardsmen. The party, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Lake Cisco, climaxed "National Guard Day" as proclaimed by Mayor John H. Webb. The guards- men were deactivated at cere- monies at p.m. Thursday. Among the dignitaries present in addition to Mayor Webb were Grady Hogue, president of Cisco Junior College and vice president of the- Chamber of Commerce; Winston Heidenheimer. Command cr of the local American Legion iPost: E. L. Jackson, chairman of jthe City Park Commission; Wini H. Hogan, commander ol he local Guard unit; and Maj Sayre of Eastland, previous of the local Guan mil. Music for Ihe Friday night af 'air was presented by the Cisco land under direction of Eri' Ritchie. HAVE SOME MELON Winifred Hogan of Clyde, left, commander of Cisco's National Guard Unit, digs into watermelon Friday night at a party honoring re- turning Guardsmen at Lake Cisco, lie talks here with Frank Sayrc of Cisco, former commander of the guard unit. (Staff Photo) 100-Plus Number 7 Temperatures soared to 1Q3 de grces Friday for the seventl straight day of 100 plus reading? Little change is seen through Saturday: high Friday and Satur day will be between 100 and 10S according to the forecast. The hot spell is in sharp con Irasl to last summer when th mercury failed lo officinlly reael 100. It will have lo go some t beat records set for August an MULKNK AND VICINITY iHatlius miles) I-'air anil hut Saturday and mday. HiKri bolti 100-105. l.im itntday night near 75. NORTH CK-M11A1. TKXAS Fair and hot Saturday and Sunday. Isolated afti-r noon thimdcrshnwcrs south, llijth Sanir [jay 9it-10ft. NORTHWEST TKXAS: Fair Saturday and Sunday. Not as hot Panhandle Sun- day. Nigh Saturday SIIITII CENTRAL TKXAS: Clear In cloudy and hoi SaluriMy w and .Sun.la.vi given a lot of SCl'IOUS thought SS'i'Si'soing back to school. 1 pli roll this fall, but if the prescn TKMl'KKATl'ltKS VI m 12 on........... High ami low lor '14-hftWTK 0 p.m.: ami 70. High and low same dalr (all l.inl nluhl: MirtrlM Itt'nrnwttt VfMlinn M 'o 'ii.nl.: M.I4. Humldltj II 9 p.m. 3 A westbound freight train de- railed 42 cars loaded with auto- mobiles and tractors near Mingus, 22 miles south of here, Friday. Only 22 cars of the train remain- ed standing. Automobiles were reported scat- tered for a mile along the right ot way. Kenneth Ross, superintendent of mails at the Abilene postoffice, said Friday night that the wreck would cause the mail into Abilene to be about 5 hours late, and that the post office would not get the mails at the Abilene post office, Saturday. 0. T. Daugherty, Abilene agent of the- Texas and Pacific Railroad, said several hours later that he knew nothing about any change in scheduling of local trains. He also said that if there was a change "we probably wouldn't know about it until an hour before the train was due to arrive." The night cierfc at the local station said he knew nothing about any change in schedule. He did say that the east bound train due here about a.m. would not be affected. Loaded chemical tank cars also were derailed. There were no injuries and no aL t There has been hat many Congress members -ould resist such a request. Kennedy has said on several oc- asions that he would study the uly economic indicators, which re just Doming available, patroiman said it is hen decide whether to ask Con- -d a broken boxcar ress for immediate action on a I ke wheel caus.