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Advocate (Newspaper) - July 15, 1929, Victoria, Texas Filled DR.JACKKAHN ExcJuiivc Optomclrist 609-10 Welder Bldu. Phone 233 Seo, H. French, Publisher. ,-...._ VOLUME 32 VICTORIA ADVOCATE Timely Topics FOR JUST cxpcrlonco lulls, ill every soil. 'Hint those who -think must govern those lliul lull. GOLDSMITH, FUNNY what makes, nil (lie dif- ferent kinds ot 'J'ho cyclone make? UIL- house fly. The blacksmith nuikcs th.u fire fly The jockey makjs ttic horcc fly. Tlie hoi cake makus th. huticr fly. JULY IS the mo niti in which masl of the deaths that come to 'swimmers. to .siiy, It Is Mtcn the out vbo :an swim Hint dies, cill.ijr from carelessness or overcoiitideiicc swim (.01 tar or loo long and get th'i crciil'3 or become exhausted inu far safety. Dr. Shirley Wj-un1-', Now York health commissioner, Ins is- sued admonitions to bathers ot the and (hose, who take. Ihclr dips in Victoria County might take time .enough to read them. After- wards, whcm you go !n water, think about them; you might save your life: Do not stay in the water too long. Don't attempt get a coat ot tail all in one or two dftys. Exhaustion is dangerous. Use the ropes, it is not sate to .go beyond tliein. Do not go inlo the immed- iately after a heiivy meal. Uo not swim If you are complete- ly tired out, or feeling below par. not go swimming alone. Persons subject to attacks of fainting or epilepsy .should never Indulge lu swimming. Persons having kidney or heart disease or high blood pressure may possibly be permitted [o bnlhc, lint only upon the advice of their doctors. Do not change seals in a smalt boat. Do not gn into a canoe unless you know how to swim. If yon do not know how to swim, learn how, not just some time, hut right now1. EVOLUTION nf women's styles: uecklcss. backless, shameless. WE AGREE with Professor Rog- ers that it is all right for a young man lo many [he daughter of the boss, if the lioss1- stenographer won't have him. NOWADAYS you can act as silly as you please on the street and people will merely wonder when; the lumeras WHAT HAS become of all (he cotton-topped silk stockings lhat were manufactured on the theory, lhat no one would be the wiser? ACCIDENTS KILLED per- sons ill Ihc United States in IMS according to the National Safety t'imm-il. This is an increase ot ii.i per cent over Of tlie lo- lal number ot deaths, 27.60'J were ;vttribmed to automobiles and MS (o civil aviation. Ktillrond acci- dents, (lit- report said, are on the wwie. POOP, PEOPLE will timl It (lifff. cult lo understand why Ihe govern, input harl in refund, in the last sis months of last year, something like lo various taxpayers In sums ranging from to more than While the refunds Mere allowed last year some of the trweji ran over a period of years. II seems lhat (he tax collectors make many in (he case ot Iliosc who are able ID hire able experts figure out Ihe errors of Hie government. Poor people, un- able lo right iheir taves, have lo do the liesl they negro population. '1 lu- wi-i e from Ihc Inwn artrr a nccro buy had i killed a policeman and rnmmittod The negroes iuut not re- Port Lavaca.Texas, July 13, 13-21.. Mr. Gco. H. French, Publisher, Victoria Advocate, Victoria. Texas, j Dear Mr. French: certainly thank you for the two articles which have appeared wiihin tho last week In your paper concerning our llug-tlie-Cuasl Highway. The generous appreciation in yoiii- wiiteups is greatly appreciat- e.i. Yonrs very truly. H. C: INXI.S. Sec'y Chamber of Commerce. PARIS, July one of Ihe flights attempted Saturday from France to America ending in disaster and the other being aban- doned, a jion-slop spanning or tlie Allanlic Ocean'from'cast to'west remains unaccomplished. Major Ludwlk Idlzkowski was killed and his -Major Kasimlr Kubala. seriously injured when their Polish plane, the 'Mar- shal Pilsudski, crashed near (he Isle of Graciosa, one of the Azores Sioup. Motor trouble arid stornjy head winds caused them to make a forced landing. Stormy head winds caused tho return of Captain Uicudonne Coste and Jacques Belloiite in their plane (Jncsliun Murk after they had reached a iioint heyoiui tlie Azores j Islands. They made a safe landing at Villngouhlay, Ftlancei .Tjie Kronen-airmen-hud been in tlie air nearly 2S hours on tho out ward aid return trill ami when Ihey were ranking litlie progress against Hie gale and their gasoline supply was becoming consumed. Major Idzikowski ;s the eighth airman to lose his lite in an ,it- Icnuitcd eastern flight-over the At- lantic. WEATHER REPORT AI! TI-MIS tonight and Tuesday fiilr. GROCE-PARRISH CO. SALES MEETING IS HELD ATBEEVILLE BURIED ON ISLAND. H011TA, Azores, .Inly A little niuunil of sunbaked earth upon tho isolated Island of Rraclnsa at the tip ot ihe Azores today mark- ed tho resting place of Major Lud- wik Idzikmvski. Pulish airman, killed Saturday night in attempting a non slop flight from Paris to Xow Yurk. His companion, Ma- jor Kiisimir Knhala. is In a seri- ous condition at u hospital. bis son. Mr. H.-nry llanschild. The im-mlu-is of Wagner's Silvn j UI-IT present by Mia) and .-added nnioli on- fn ilio cvi ning [ins: pirccs o; rxccllcnt The Advouite of Xo- j vemticr 12, 1SS7. Tlie officials and salesmen or the Groce-Parrish Company ti-nded a general sales meeting at lit-cvllle Tht' imnpany lias branches at Hay City, Alice. Corpus Christ! and li.-cvillt ind all these wero. well icpicsfnteil at liie meet ins. Thv Crrocf-P.mis Company is one of ilw Hate's leading wholesale griui'ry t'irnis. CHINA TO ACCEDE TO RUSS DEMANDS DISPATCHES STATE l.O.VDON'. July j arc under way In Kasv i-rn Siberia and near the MfiiKhur- j ian frontb-r in c-onsc-incmo of quarrel that d between and Soviet llusnia. j TUore hasi been no clash so fiir and intlii-alc I'liinn will make a siiisfm loiy it-ply tu Ciovernmtnt. ;