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Advocate (Newspaper) - September 4, 1929, Victoria, Texas Eyes Filled DR. JACK KAHN Exclusive Optometrist 609-10 Welder Bldg. Phone 233 -AFTERNOON f FOR FURNITURE AND GAS STOVES SEE HOLLAND AMDUfi Easy Terms Phone 159 Geo. H. French, Publisher.. VOLUME 32 FIRST, VICTORIA AND VICTORIA COUNTY, SECOND, SOUTHWLSf IN GENERAL. Subscription: Per Annum VICTORIA DAILY ADVOCATE, WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON, SEPTEMBER 4, 1929. NUMBER 21 Timely Topics A LIAR IS ALWAYS LAVISH OF LAST WEEK ill L'Icveliinil, n mutt sloppcd'flul of u dirigible and (lew to land In plniio, awl the in- i-Meiil passed nlmusl liluioUci'if. U marked a, new day in iicrlul nuvlgutton, nil (he same. It means .la future tiiut lingo airships will Cecil otei iltlcfc, luimihiug light- to li'.ml passengej's and iebe ulli tlie "mother'Sjis the big contlnuos lit! Mjll, handled this way. will many places. Tlie earth shrinto every year that avlittlon The size of I lie world may be measured in miles Is 'conquered by speedy If you think this is n joke, lelt in how Columbus would have roll, his Ihree -boats loosed, on the Atlantic, if he had IcnoH'ii that the time would come when men in treat air liners would around the globe in 12- days "mid 12 minutes. MR. BILLFUZZ, "I saw it head- line jit the ixijier tlwl said, 'Seven Men Killed by Ethyl tias.' Isn't, it. terrihlc.-wliai we're, coming .Mrs. ''Yes. she must lie a very bail woman, flov.- did she kill pols-on or a revol- y- COMPLETION OF HIG 12 NEAR THOUSANDS OF in the ;lJnitcil Slates applauded the [iro- t'rer-s of the u'rar The .world rejoices in the success which has come lo this IlKhler-than- alr slyle of airship. Old Count Zeppelin, now deceived, should nul I', forgotten, hevJiuse this dclerin- iiicil, persiElent.Gennan overcame nir.ny mibfortuiies and disasters to prove that his ships were depend- able. Ur. 'Kckener, vthe commander, of (lie Graf Zeppelin, and ajiiiareiitly successor hi spirit to the inventor, lias inadti quite ft favorable impres- sion as a navigator and airman. We hope that he will sucdeed in organizing a company to promote travel throughout die world. A lc was received at the .penitentiary from Victoria, Tiravis and Counties Oec. 11, 1017, to serve five usrmK for forgery and passing forg- ed Instruments, one of Ihrce yews atnl four of two "years each, or a toiiil of JI years, and was released on a full 'grunted by Gov- ernor. K Hobby December 19, 1H19. aflcr he had sewed only years of his lime. Shuford was convlcled in this county September 3-1, IDlli, for Kissing a forced check on Alexan- [ler's Hacket Store and escaped jail January M. 11IIT, All (if him was lost here and w'ii.s known uf iris stih qiienl convictions in Travis and lani Counties lititil Sheriff Welsiger received today. Tin- sheriff saw Khuford a round Victoriii several days ago and par- jally recognized him as thc man Red Consistency SIGN THE PEACE PACTS TO ABOLISH WAR-WE ntto THE cflPiTALisrt MONEY BilTiOf COURSE IT MUST NOT INTERFERE WITH OUR WORLD REVOLUTION Arrested Here While Wait- ing to Board Bus for Home. Said to Have Stolen Pistol from Former Victoria Constable's Hotel Room. A very li'.rse gray hat led lo the arrest ot Brown Slmdle, 22, of El Cuinpo here Tuesday by Sheriff U. S. on a charge of SIGNING IS EASY- Will Be Let at Meeting of I Highway Commission September 17. DISTANCE 34 MlLESl Entire Highwa9 Except Two Sections Will Be Finish-' ed in Six Months. WIFE ANO LOVER ARE SLAIN WITH AXE BY ENRAGED HUSBAND KI, 1'ASO. Sept. hndies Gordon1 Rose. 35, and Irene. fonnd tod.iy ir the hedrooni home ly- ing in a pool of blood and bearinc numerous wounds which jiolice said were infllrleil liy an axe. II. F. hnsbnnii of Ihfi Ocad woman, Police said that he confessed thM he hnd hi.ckfd the pair lo death when he iclnriiort home after work early Ihls mornfiig and found them sleep- Int: with his 7-year-olil son 'beside them. The child was unharmed. Waill and Rose were liotli nl- Imnc.d lo the Virsl Medk-nl Dclnch- burg- Victoria News of Long Ago LOCAL DOTS. jnortlieni pail of the city and will shortly remove his family to the City of Roses for permanent resi- Mr. and .Mrs. Marion Wheeler arc to be congratulated. .It is a sweet little baby girl, night. Arrived Monday -deuce. I Jlcssrs. Gilbert ami Hailey arc Sweet little Effie Regan left onferectiiiR a large -planing mill near Tuesday tor school al Notre Dame, Indiana. .She was iwcomnaniecl j holler are expected every day. part -of the way by her father. I When this mill Is completed it wil) Itev. anil Mrs. nuiroughs' boy j hj quite a convenience to our Itim- and a halt pounds ber Mr. 11. MET DEATH IN AUTO ACCIDENT WELL KNOWN HERE Clyde Lucas, 27, of San Antotiio, who died as a result of injuries re- ceived in an uuEomobilc accident tin- Frio CMly highrvivy Jloiiday innrnfiig, frequently visited Vic- toria anil had many friends a ml ac- quaintances here. He was em- Iiloyetl by the Lutas Monumental licsan, our live