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Advocate (Newspaper) - May 7, 1929, Victoria, Texas "White Gold Frames" Not only tlic latest, but comfortable, strong and stylish. They are wearing them now, DR, JACK KAHN Exclusive Eyesight Specialist and Optometrist VICTORIA ADVOCATE -AFTERNOON EDITION. FOR FURNITURE AND GA5 STOVES SEE HOLLAND AKDUR Easy Tcrnn Phone 159 Ceo. H. French, Publisher. FIRST, VICTORIA AND VICTORIA COUNTY, SECOND, SOUTHWLSf JN GENERAL. VOLUME 31 VICTORJA DAILY ADVOCATE, TUESDAY AFTERNOON, MAY 7, 1929 Subscription: Per Annum Timely Topics NUMBER 25S THE CENTENARIES of 1020 nmny ainl vanc-d. Nunun'ous tu ml historical events, inauy Wvlhs mill ilralhs of (unions men and women occurral one, tiro or e hundred yews aso. inomincnt la llic 500th nil- nliu-Biiry of .loan Arc's viclory Ot Orleans. Tin; Kronen arc imih- will over several II was just M'J yeiu-s ago that I John wealthy I'urllan, n sold htx estate in Knsltuid and sall- to join lh" Ni-w Knslaiid colony. o liimili'cil years uz'> Dublin liar- li mu-nt held Its first sessions anil a treaty 01 peace was signed Ity Great Britain, Siiain ami France; England retained Gibraltar. One hundred yaera .U'O. in Kutf land for Ihe first time since Mm Honuvii Catholics were gnen thu rinhl to sit aucl vole in In llic United Slates U o Harvard law was found- Robert K. was Kradualcd from West Toint. Four hundred jc us the London lord mayoral- I) ivas limited to one year. Five hundred yeavs :iso Lord Mayor J'f' nick" WliHtiiiKlon founilcid his almshouses al In lS2fl was horn General liootli. foi Hilcr llic SalviiUon Army fit sanic year Jnlni Jay, tirst chief jn lice of the United States died. i nglnwl celeliratei this year the 200th anniversary of Kdmund t IJnrJifi's birth. Ivan ilie Cruel, of wars' born yOLird And tile same vcar. Count Caslislione. the Hill- ambassador knighted hy Henry III of Knglaml, died. In deed one mislil continue with many happening.-; of interest in Hie i irs of "2'J. AFTER ALU there is a limit t-> everything. the only thing of which Ihe common kind is best. A LOT OF men who hollow. "I'll tell the are the kind ivho ask their wives. ANYBODY tan raise u unwell bllit'tl County .Midge J- J. Woodlioiiftc iu San Antonio, no Iiujucst wa ic Id. Mr. Klein was fi of the late Mi.yrii' August, Klclti Viclprit horn in thin city April 29, JSSO. He was re-gunlcd as owe of the most evident lax col- let.-tors and fretiuenlly was com- pliincntcil on tlie excellciiet; of In reports by the Coin pi roller's IV IKinmcjit, lie was about the city as usual lliis morning and Iy in good spirits. Upon iioino at the dinner huur 1m ouUi lltu bathroom, suppoat'tlly to wash lu's hands, as was his ciiilom few moment later the fam- ily WHS startled Iiy a shot. He i- kDown lo have suffered from (its of despondency as a result o! the lo-s oi an eye while playing golf some yc-ars ajro and alyo heciiUac of Josses sustained in Ihe incut of pleasure Island, an umube irewt resort owned hy liim. He very popular and ihc now of his tragic death came as a tu rible .shock (o Uic community. Tlio fvneral no! iccn completed. r. Klein 13 surviv.ed by liis wife, formerly Miss Maggie Hunt, member of a promiiteni pioneer I'aniily of tins section; a foster son, Hunt of San Anlonio; his nether, Mrs. Angusl Klein of lliis city; yix brothers, Walter of LUTlo Koi-k, Arltnir of Dcanmonf. George of Honilon, August of San Antonio Alfred and Milton of liiis cily, and one mister, Mrs, J. Cliuuier ot Houston. Jurist Who Killed Youth To Plead Self-Defense; 0? FULL OIL [More Morrow Mystery Sixty-Seven Delegates and 16 Local Leaders Attend Meeting. ALL-DAY RALLY JUNE 25 There's plenty o act vity in the Morrow home at Englewoorf, N. Anne of Col. Charles A. Lindbergh, and hcr sister, Elizabeth, above ,art now staying. This latest party is re- ported to be in Jionor of the en- gagement of Elizabeth to that's the mystery. (Intcniittional Ni'WsroeU Strange Disappearance J Reported Estranged Expected to Claim Son-in- Law.Attacked Him When He Called at Office, WED DAUGHTER FEB. 10 Boy's Mother Unconscious When Put on Train to Accompany Body to Oklahoma. After hying in solitude for the last AMARILLO, May 7. It ap 1 two years sinco inheriting peared here today Judge talc ffom hcr Gracc Wood has son-in-law, will self-defense. Walton was killed Saturday when he went to Hamilton's office to tell him he had married his daugh. t Theresa, 17, In Austin February 10. Both were students of the University of Texas. Mrs. Grace Walton, mother of the slain man, was taken in an ambu- prominent Long Is Land ance to the train last night to Maclean, are reported Oklahoma, for burial. though no divorce action has been th grief and unconscious started, the pair are living apart, but why nobody knows. All Texas and Louisiana Di- visions Compete Each Quarter tor Cup. LOCAL DIVISION BIGGEST Trophy to Become Properly of Division Winning It Four Consecutive Quarters. Short Course of Vital .Impor- tance to Every Resident of County. The regular monthly meeting of the Victoria Comity Council Hoys' and Girls' dabs held at the Chamber ot Commerce Hall Sal- i 5500 ooo" es1 [inlay nt 'j p. m. was well attend oil, there being 07 delegates and The employes of the Victoria Division have been awarded a sit- Vfr loving cup by the Southern c for Uie fuel rau- ni; Hie first itiiarter of awards ai'G made the jt of cadi aud all Souiheni Pacific divisions in iiiul included nm orn GERMANY SUBMITS RESERVATIONS TO REPARATIONS PLAN I'AHIS. May rmulifimi for lo Hie YIIUIIK plan us u hasis for the so- hitiou of the reparation imihlcm was handed the Allied and Ameri- can experts today hy Dr. Halniiir inGsiilont of (lie Ifoich Bank and chief of the German dele- suppression of the Kcruveiy Act, of outside control man finam-es under llic Dawcs' dan, of a jjroaler part f Iho transfer clause for the at Troui eetinii of (ho IJermaii cnrreni nd means lo allow Oenininy tn i MANGLED BODY OF TROUP MAN FOUND BY TRUCK May body of Vill Smith, i> I, vats found early bcnidc Intcnrntional- (irtat Xnrthorn Irark, a local leaders present to represent t llic iil organixed community ceil-; lers. Ronald Hill, president, lire- sided. The opening: were the redtation ot Ihe club pIuilRe tlie yinging of "Americi1" and "The Eyes of ltd by the club's official song leader, Velva Dowe. lluliin Frels of tlic Victoria Thea- tre addressed Ihc council and save further instructions in regard to tho rules and regulations yovernlUK Ins of a registered cow and heifer calf in connection with tickets to his theatre, il wan agreed that Ihc contest should close on Clab Rally anil Slwrt Coarse IXiy ,aiid that (lie person holdins the lucky number to win tlie animals must tie present. Mr. Krols is most gencvonsly contributing to the va- rious clubs 25 per cent of tlic pro- ceeds from nil sales of tickets made my clulj members. Tin: election of two representa- tives from (be Chili to (be slate meet at Ihe Texas A. M. She has been missing since Mrtrch when, according to the po- lice, she left her home spying that was yoinij to a movie. Foul play is feared to be the cause. MAN INDICTED IN DEATH OF TEXAS mill! a Ir.iK north of b with ilit- itoail r rushed, one broken ;uul body uciU'f. ami Dr. Ovi-rtcn Troiip. c.vamiik'd tlu? lii I hey Hmilh was ;i irain time Hit- jKoiir Unik Co lie go this summer was one of the most interesting events of the GKOKSHACK. May Davitison was indicted finro (oiluy for murder ami arson in the dent 1m of tils fnthor. W. T. Davidson, itud stepmotlioi', HlUin Diivirlsmi, whose hodioii >veri5 found in llioir lutnujd liojnc neur Tin- intliclinonts nllpRt-d Hint (lie Davidson killed his father and stepmother with a club and AMAKILLO, May K. H. HaniiUoji, attorney and former i.'r of the commission of of the Suiircme Court of probably will hi: taken be- fae the gra-iul jury this week m cmnioution with thn slaying Satur tiny of Toin Walton, 21, it was Itaniofl lotii-ty. IlnmiHoit is im ThrcKigh very close attention to uconomiual of fuel oil 3iifl TlH-ir ability to handle more tons and more miles al loss cost tot' fu.jl nc-r mile than any other divi- sion, the oi tins division to win this prizofj Uouby [und Miry have resolved to continue this campaign so that the cup kept on tlie Victoria Division for lour conseuuljvr when it liie property of tlift division. it! X'ictoria Division embraces mllew ami is tlic longest Sou- i I'acifie ilivisJoa confiut-d eu- lirtK- to Texas. B. is the populur ami oU'icieut super- ot ihtj division. COMPROMISE BILL IS DAMAGE SUIT IS ON TRIAL INCOORT HERE A inrolvhiK cluims of ilani- WflT APPCDTAQIC TH iL' with lhe tiiiil1'- llU I AUULriHOLL !U liiph line is on trial liefora STATE PRISON BOAROl moot fnnrtrcu ramh- jJates- MintntiR for the pluce-s, tltron hallols noccssary lo elect Continued ou thcin set fire to their borne- ID de- stroy the; evidence. Lloyd Davidson was arresU'd at Mexia lust Saturday. He was said to have niado a stntomenl admit-1 r j tint: tin1 Klityini: and sayim; lha( I Vl I be bnd 3ti> parents Uhortly hr-fore (hoy vori1 Othi-r limn Ihc JOKES ON VICTORIANS statonie-nt. "I rather tit? dead than to liill a man, 1m! i had tu protect my .futlgp iliiinillou has r-Unrd to discuss tbc shoot hii-ti took in his ofi'ico. and liie judge's hf'i'osa. 17, secretly married Tilt; ConUuued on page two) V-rtly all right, ?uUl He fore Ihe days Iho linotype i nviuf or tluH Unnwn wiili ;i twinkle in his "I iTiiinp wore ami j walked into town aud i can walk nut from under your Hr-, In loud iliquity lo tlunr proCospion j rfil3he imt ]lim ln Work on in thirty and toi At'STtX, 31 llic S'.'iiiilo i-i" aftui1 n visit to aunnal cnnvon- lion of Hit: Kasi 'I'vTas L'Umnti'.'i1 of Commerce at llrynn tin- itnti- r-Diuproinisj' liil! on prison will in? report- ed tiivniably lo iht; S.'iuiu and linj Ifnlhrook or UH.IS uro will eoino Hit- flm'r iKfiuatu on llu- ITouso bill. bill was nut Mhd Stato I'rrson IloUIci'by. iiii'inbor ni u jury in the Dirt t riot Court hure toil ay. Jnhnwtnji is DIP pjjiiutiff and tin; C'L-mral I'owc-r and Light Com- ihc MRS. HUDSON AND DAUGHTERS GO TO KERHV1LLE TO UVI SINCLAIR BEGINS HIS 90-DAY SENTENCE IN JAIL AT WASHINGTON ROUSE COMMITTEE FOB STERIUIATI Don Sytl Tyler. Mrs. I'. K. McKay Mrs. Ti'imif; Tiir.niiii1. lii'lh of i "'cl1" Many of tlic nlr, ilm-i: Imiiiioiv. Kvfu'ti: oil'.lnrial writer.- nml most oxpovt m ?s of ninsi iirintors ti Oil iiiiil Walior SiiiUli nf composilors in limes won; to sivr liim ;inyihin? Siniili. liiinki-i-. of inuiips Kiirl rjiiitc mimlifr of I hem prh'c H .-mil roving frllovvs of tin- Fourth J Thai iiiclit li ilifiin'olves "journoy-jto ; ahli-st s snwl his word he liil Die J MIQQ Wfl I 1C WPRR ve .iollars bHl'acaiii. Arkansas not onlv llUULIL CROWNED OBEEH BY EAST TEXAS C. OF C. ds'-las a i-pt i U'. mil r Dili "Ili.M.-i- WASHINGTON. F. Situ-bh-. us! ci ieiK iii a Cily sli.ic liefore lie hecnme the Iwail of a five millicui dnlhu- oil con.' rein, lo work milny in Hioj AfSTIN. M.iy Uivtiii-t Cnluinliiii j.iil uinjrl aulhoi'izin; nf in miieli civen lo reminis nf MIC siaie nil momtnt. piiiili million, juieioi cerhiin restrieiions r in: ttiis In work HIOJJI f.ivoiviWo i-nnilliilK-: itf dmi; ami morticill'.' drp.n tlnr-at o; Ilie Irfiflv jail liiinsc. j liini fiv1 t priuu-r lint vvitiely Her humorous i sevvoii os a member of tlie f the Arkansas l.t-sislalnro llu-ir extensive travel man was ami kept tlu: soloas. with iiiitionally known eharactors. They kuoun I. Hie fr.Uerniiy. liis When .loff: Me-j friitn nlaic to place inakin- v ,is persistf-nt .iil'l [iiudiy iKvlaveil' l.( tuere in the Texas j a uauio fnr themselxes WoiiIiT nut In the morit-.'nre lie intrdfiiu eil a bili to ]irn- iaml as somi as I hey fairly i so) five jcsliiblishcd in one lowu they ivoiiW i srr Cnokr him bav liie nioin y drift lo another. The lute. K. hin promise mil MI ii.ur U any I'.itYAN. May nr Truift nil iTinn lo w- K hif fir TrXAS I Mirl-emi'iT, Uo until til. brief IMIS out. fr Ul IkArtU moil.: nut then .isiially nf lioin hnop ami bustle.-, ami Jeff: was; ,i :t! time. Ami ntir old i. U' presentative Sam n of l oucn trAtnp priutevs aiul e.i :iiy editor himself sUiU'l nut lo hejv.lieu such a Inasaie.l i-, out tin farlller Hian Iroin otil Uolc-y.. Ullllls.rCorpns (rhri.-li lo Vidovia. Hwas'.ine put slrnioiisly latino a sel ies nl i-it JKast Texas Chniilbi r .f K.iiues county, recently tried lo HI'Minf. law d r.-snlatiiiR the i'f hccN of ladies' shoes, liSSi-Nii.l.-i re- HI a iiy eMV Mi.-M N-ille W.I.- (UiAll.-.l t fhe niiUeye'.- .1. V. Mrs. .1. U. Hudson ami daughter. H ineuse. left today for Kerr- vill-'. v.iniv tlii-.v will make ibelr future home. They were acc-om- panied by Matt il. Johnston l.nlir.v. and Mrs. Sadie .Inhnston of Waco. will visit them for several days. They will lat'T joiiicd by Miss l.aveuo Hndson. who reoives her decree from the of linlustiial Arts al in .iane. .Miss wiil In: a her of tile faculty of ilie Kerrville I'ublii: Schools for th.: 1KC77" >t-'iin, accent'd llic poslii-jn ol oi music. AUSTIN MAN FOUND QEAD IN RAVINE Sinclair was someiKed in ;Os for cuntr-mpt lic- Teapot IMltu- :i'en ariev tlio he i pollittetl until l.nt ilie law firm of 1'i-nctor, Van- was when h j rl-iibergc ami rr.lill (JUiiRe nil ConXe ff.ri' ;vl I Hiring ililclicll vvas not tlien a niomdi r nf ;tnM him he wa.< snins to "nu.-t 01' tlte i I'.c firm) Cookf- a bis brief ;him in Ihe nv.vt nS bin j M with only a short lime lo i hi.j pjin.-r ('liie V'ai i ic.i leaving il H so happened thai a (him in a lurib. "That'll tlir. m_liu.itioiis .ual ilislikf Vi' .vent both Mri.emiM'e i j, hotter. He soa.alu number ot days in r. u: from ,-eviTi to tliice hy cnmlmci'.t and have them raythty and tneu e ;