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Advocate (Newspaper) - October 8, 1929, Victoria, Texas tURBINE AT VICTORIA PLANT WRECKED Eyes Filled DR. JACK KAHN Exclusive Optometrist 609'10 VVcldtr Qlilfl. Plione 233 VICTORIA -AFTERNOON EDITION FOR FURNITURE AND GASSTOVB6SEE HOLLAND AMDUB _ Easy Terms Phone 159 qxi-jstf- -eo. H. French, Publisher. ift VOLUME 32 FIRST, VICTORIA AND VICTORIA COUNTY, SECOND, SOUTHWLSr IN GENERAL. Subscription: Per Annum Timely Topics VICTORIA DAILY ADVOCATE, TUESDAY AFTERNOON, OCTOBER 8, 1929. NUMBER 50 NO ONE can undermine respect for luw without btdng lo thai e.v- li'iil enemy to orderly govern- "tent Kvvc'ojn. Sfel APPALLING number of di'iilbs in L'niled Stales 'from i aiiliimoblle1 accidents is viewed Hi strange nimby by the average lain. U h estimated ihal around many of them Illlli! will be killed in the next elve months by Ibis comparative- now vehicle of transporlatlon. FAIR OPENS WITH RECORD CROWDS w x H x w x K; L 0 i School Children Big Feature of Parade Opening FairjIlIT E The people of .llio country, includ- HiitiVniost of us hi Victoria, accept i liic fatal accidents as a necessary tnll of llie automobile. We seldom to consider the possibility or Hieing the number of the dead d Injured, It should be! Maili Shaft Of NOW j J [iPI'arent thai this can be done. j KliOWatt Machine SiiKsestions of various kinds) DfCclkS. S Inivc been made bul Ihe best pro-i f tcclfou that we of would WORKERS ESCAPE INJURY include u rlgoroux examination off _______ was Taking Fair Race Meet Qpetts Tomorrow Afternoon I i t iiHiiiCiliatu nivoi-atioLi uixin cimi participation in two ni1 f I'd- minor collisions, or two.: ov i tl.rro violations of safety reytilu-1 l litnis. ahouKI be sufficient cause for of u driver's Reading Wlien Accident Occurred. A O.'JflO-kiltnviitl Unhiiiu in the Cent nil Power ami tight Company plant was 16 tlie extent Any iVJtomoMlc totlision of nfleriicioii in ay result in tlealh aurt a driver u lu> IK res pons ill lo for several minor iUT-iilenty will sooner or Inter All JJQm Afe Not in Chicago at one o'clock when the shaft broke. Another turbine was automatically placed In operation and there was ihe cause of a fatal catastro- phe. Along with tlie drbei b '.Hi ears of its Victoria Bank and Trust A of sdl001 ws.yii 'of the United States annually. ;man woman who said she was They .should receive Ihe thoughtful wife, arrested here Sunday in caiisdlcrallon of every citizen. jconneclton wilh the death of t'res- lion Austin, wealthy Victoria. Tex- IF YOU ASK Ihe averaHo tourist j'as, num. at Hot Springs. Ark., uvo alionl Ihe country he has traveled j weeks ago, lefl here today in cus- HmniSili. lie'will begin to Icll yon of Detective Pack of Dallas, j many miles, ho cau.mako on u j accompanied by Assistant tory of Te.xas and others the mil' forms of nationally known organ- isations. Hi (he Ued Company Race Lcadintj Event Openincj Day. The Kixlh Annual Vlnluria DIs- l-'air Iliice Meet will open In- inorrou' nfterinion at lu'o o'clock wild five races on the a] I some of the he-si kuovyn hovses the state as entries. The nriueip I ;i from of scboolb in tins count} .mil many from neighboring toisns tinrl iiuUiniiiliilcL-, headed by Hie .Vic- loria Hoy Scout Hand of 3-5 pieces. officially opened Victoria's greal- lest annual evenl this morning nl 111 o'clock. Alt school children were iiilinit- EIGHT MORE BORDER OFFICERS REMOVED BY MILITARY COURT LARGE LANDOWNER IN BRAZOS COUNTY DIES BUY AN, Oct. C. Wil- liams, 48. reputed lo be llie IOTIJ- Tex. Oct. landowner in Brazos County, Biglil more llorjser civil otfice.'s j ilied here early yesterday. He suf- of apoplexy. of the city schools and Ihrce of stood deposed .today and subject a stroke rural schools, Wood, Dat'osta' inveslisatiim by the 'military court, Williams, w and' HuiToiighvlllo, represent-[ whMi has taken up itself to "clean ihe largest The Schools also had ATHLETICS CAPTURE FIRST WDRLD SERIES GAME BY 3-1 SCORE! CHICAGO. Oct. I'liila- Icfphin Alhletics won the first Ivaveled ihroiigb. The uiiin uml woniai: OUR PREACHER it's poor i by officers to have killed Austin ilislon lliut can't survive a'flat! in order to rob him of valnabl ire. 'jewelry. ------TO------ iKame of the Ifl29 World Unaeball I ho also, was one of j the has lukeii up itself to clean ihe largest slock raisers in the (.llb rorki'i plane is a jinvul o( molnrless avinliim is I the rocket j ilane is for development Riiompetiiion with motor-propelled ynncs is lo hi.' doubled. Tin; elini- nf Hi, llol Springs, acwrdini; to the. Semi- Academy. Literary and nole chief. Ari-orilins tin- and Junior ed Cross. Seminnle offi- Our of Giwdalnpo school lil- 11 SOUK- ex- WMM ,fMl The niiui tils ihe. students. Victoria .liiiiior Colles1- of a irio of; stiutenls in j llr( _____ _____ i for t'l-ar (Conlinnod nil two! i iContmnr.d on page Iwo) [spies. DISTANCE RECORD ESTABLISHED BY FRENCH FLYER Si i'AKIS. Oct. a new distante record and a series of adventures in the wilds of Manchuria behind them, Dien- and llellontp. jsieady hitiln, netted valors j famous Krencli aiimcn, plan lo CVKIiO. (.lit. "el''n t (wo inou- runs in Ilnsli ileave Tsitsisar. Manchiu-ia, Indiiy j Koobler. ol Mr. and Mrs-, j jjjtchjnj. Hit; Cull--'. or liinuirron- ,m the second lee KocMcr. will In- duchess of' their IOIIK journey toward the nl the Victoria District t-'ivir nice will he for Ihe Vielorhi nnd Tins! Company purse. II j fourth on (lie program and for and oiic-hnlf fiirloiiKs. Tlie cum. plele opening card is as follows: 1st 1-2 Furlongs. Purse 1. Kour 2. Danger l.lis. Nellie Kvlync 2nd 1-2 Furlongs Purse S100, Selh Hell l.lis. I.hs. Year Olds Purse S1Z5 Niilia IJw. Wei I.hs. Chester Texas l.lis. I'ride's l.lis. -liminie I.hs. T. C. Mix. Wild itcd lo tlie grounds flee it [ht-iiiK dcsiBiialed as Cliildrcn'b (i-.inJ Uoys.aiiil Girls' Club. A [program for the ihildieu pro scnleil in fiont of the grandst mil following the parade.. The San -An- tonio und Victoria Junior (ilart'd a football game on the. Ki'ouuds, besinnlng. rtt 3 o'clock. Also a number of other altractioiig were given at the grandstand. -A in stock jnclging. grain juilK- other simitar contests were S. i 3rd pitched only nine games ,s. his (cam during (lie ______ [anil he won -seven j.? p WASHINCITOX. Oct. was llut as :1 The comptroller of the currency [niidaliU1 player in Ihe series am! this morning issued a cull for llie cnivy in the opening game _. a conipletc (tool; piiched a great mime for nileagu 4. jiind taken out in the jlu m.iki: rniiiii fur a pinch iTin: score was then I to u in favoi iijf Alhlelics. Ktt.v's home inn inning lhat lluot retired ;avc urlongs. Victoria Bank Trust Co, CUERO DUCHESS TO PAGEANT CHOSENF- I- lli'illl; t propel- but Illill linl -Sprints.' scriptloii of Dispaicln's from llio French con-: Ibis Meek. Ashlon sill ai Mukden revealed Ihal Cosies her alteudanl. nnd Hellonle- ,'.stablislicd a new rcc- Miss Koehler was liy [be ord nf more miles. Tliey HawtboriK. Club, at Hie of by Chinese tile lironle C.inb of Victoria whiili -It Wedm-sday night. Cuylcr made lime In the ninth. ciror nnd a 7, tie" My helped him nroiiinl i-lr-'j cuit. The .Chicaizo fans wcnl-wild, (Itinfeini: tin's wan tlie nf, a balling tally wbiib cinch: .the gallic for llie home team in the Pcnrod Ojitck Slick-112 Run More-111 I.lis. Winnie Wilmcr. I In.' 5lh 1-2 Furlongs Purse ISrmvn Dick. Jr II) Jlclcli II. Spanish Casilf--lil l.hs. l.illle D.-11I Ilex Jr.--I in l.hs. Sucnln l.lis. Pointe.v- III) WEATHER REPORT ;iiid Wedncsiuiy general iCoiuiuued on Page Tbrcel ly fair. [belli for the club member-, ,it 4 !o'eloc'K. -Attractive prizes were offered the winners. i The Rice and Oonnan Civnival. jone.of (he cleanest anil largest ag- jsregatlous In the slale. is {urnisU- midway attractions." tlic I carnival consists of eight riding de- vices. 10 shows ;vnl forty conces- Tomorrow will be known as sjau' Antonio Day and Friendly Day. A large delegation will attend from the Alamo City, returning that night oiv a special train Over" Uis Soulhern T.iucs. i evening llie Hronte jlHiib will present a grand.pageant, "The Port of Dreams." on llie in- In Iron! of the graudstaud. .There will bti of IKirtici- j p.i n Is. ligliliii.t; effects anil KOriieous ciistamini; for" this IribMtr- j I" an iulerprctation of ;bcr and a vision of her tu- ,ture. 1'rocecds of this event will I the Victoria Public, Library. l Ikilicaled lo those .who liuvn jl.iid Ihe foundation for lliis sev- tlion's greatness. Thursday will Iknofl-n qs Pioneers' Day. II is jiin's tin- business vstabltili-' jmcnls or the city remain In the afternoon in order the employers nnd employees may the fair, j Houston or Victoria Koyal i Kiwirare will be observed Friday, JThls day will likely bo one of tlic !nm.-l uuistaniliu; ot the entire fair. 1'hc Pacific Hand of 'plcivs and