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Advocate (Newspaper) - December 11, 1929, Victoria, Texas Eyes Fitted DR. JACK KAHN Exclusive Optometrist 609-10 Welder Bldg. Phone 233 ADVOCATE -AFTERNOON EDITION FOR FURNITURE AND GAS STOVES SEE HOLLAND AMDUfi Easy Terms Phone 159 Geo. II. French, FIRST, VICTORIA AND VICTORIA COUNTY, SECOND, SODTHWESF IN GENERAL. VOLUME 32 VICTORIA DAILY ADVOCATE, WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON, DECEMBER 11, 1929. Subtcriplion: Per Annum 'NMBER KM Timely Topics 4' t IF A FOOL knows a secret, he lulls ll because he Is a find; If n knave knows nnc., he lulls II where- ever it Is his interest lo tell it. lint women tnid young inert are very lo lell what secrets they know from Ihe vanily nf having been Imsled. FROM A NEWSPAPER we learn Ihal Mr. and Mrs. A. 0. Hlackmar, of (ia., have Iii'di man and wife for seventy-eight years. Now, at the age of nilu'ly-elglil Mild ninety-nine, Ihey await Ihe end ol Iheir lone, lives. Tim Advocate hastens lo extend its fcliciuuions lo the Ucorgia onple, wIsliiiiK lliem jnany more of liappy existence. CHICAGO Is planing a big world fair to he held in a few years. The exhibition will exhibit some of Ihe progress nf mankind as exemplified in its modern developments and BIG FARM PROJECT FOR VICTORIA w tr? w vvj w Yt W Sft W to M TO fl A K A CM M (K> M Negro Gets Life for Theft of Thirty Cents and Pie 1NTERURBANCRASH! K 88 K K R K K X A Millions of people UiroiiBhont the I nited Klates 'will attend tills fail', DALLAS, Tux., Dec, Twoniy injured persons, six nf them women. lay in hospital.? here recoveri tij; mini in juries received when a I-'I. Worth hound ititenn1- from Dallas jumjied tlie Hack while traveling "t :t late of SptH'Cl, The crash cicmrroi when the fly- ing uvo-eai1 train slniek ii pieee of j Uprising of Convicts in New York State Prison ably wliicli had liei'H left liy accident on a rail. Ic-ad car plowed the roadbed ,1 tin so unless they inulie plans now to save their money fttr tbiit i pose. Our own little siiB-Restinn is ihul. jusi us city of ChicaKo is work- inn mi Us part of the pi'OKram, you begin nuikliiK your plans now. It il entails mivlng money over a lier- inil of many months, BO ahead. Don't worry nbunl HIM Rime wiir- tarij thai yon read -about. Chicago is nil right. ll is humniiiii; metro pilis, with his buildings ami bisse businesses. It lias a wonderful 'future ahead of it and almost as bu an atlractlcin as the cxposilun itself. eighty yards and then turned com- pletely aromnl, while the trailer hurtled beyond j( and remained up- I'isht lil-Khle the (rack. Forty persons were on the train vlien it left the track. 11 suffered severe culls, while Ihc aining sixteen received minor cuts and bruises. ll is not be- lieved any of them, will die. A broken power line, severed oil when the train left tin; rails nlded danger to the efforts of the rescuers, who had difficulty pene- trating the wreckage ami ing the victims pinned beneath the seals and debris. Getting Ready for Business Threatened to Kill Warden! and Guards Held as Hostages. PILOT CARL BEN EIELSON mil Mechanic Knrl norland left Alask: In an airplane, cm November 'J, seek tug to rescue passengers nf steamer, and have been ever since. Efforts of brother pilots lo locate tlie men have so far proved futile mil U is feared that they were forced down in Bering Sea. While acclaiming Commander Kynl .Cur bis Smith Pole flight, let's not for- m't Ihe brave men in Alaska. i prayer for their deliverance. Mrs. Mary K. lloti of Dallas, sis- ter of li. K. Hill uf this city and well known here, was among those must -seriously injured Eii (lie inter- urban wreck. Mrs. Jlott has frc- fjnenlly visiled in Victoria and her son. Hurry Mint, now of Dallas. formerly made his home here witli the Hill family. KEEPER AMONG SLAIN THE TENDENCY i few years has been to ll I Ills pas! increase the lop for Slule Motor Vehicle Commissioner Kynon. of Pennsylvania, now recom- mends Unit mi speed limit he. plac- ed on motors. "It seems lo lie an established fad." said Mr. lOynon, "that speed limits Kt'iterally Ineffective, and wlieie Ion sliced laws are in CLOUDBURST OCCURS IN VICTORIA AND CALHGUNJOUNTIES A rain lo ;i ctomiliuvsi ft-11 in ilu.' lo win- porlion of Vie lor ia ;jjni Comities ;mil llic- ujv IHM- portion of Ucfngfi) County Tuesday, aminnilin to over five inches at Lone Molt anil Seadrift and at Mcl'adilia. Tlie rainfall in rietorlii dnrinfi tin- past 21 hours sinionnted to iiu-lies. The skies cleaved here this afternoon after two days of time tlie efforts of ficers an> direcled toward viola- tions nf tliis nature rather than lumij; concentrated on recklessness and acci'Jent hazards. While un- der certain conditions on" straight hisltwayx snme operators drive willi perfect safely at 5i> or iii> miles and hour, speeds of in to 15 miles an hour are a! poluls of diinser. ami it i. i j, wlm lias liecti.' Tlit.1 "'ill iwrmit tin- case lo tie alile ti> iinrsiie Ills journey home in his H. I'vowr. veil Hi: shin- siili'sniaii Antonio, jileaili-d sillily i" ''oiiil lii'lc Ihis miiniliic I" "f vain! assault ill lieu "f a of t" and asslslsiH'i- in roniM'cliim willi a xtrlons aiitu rollisioii insar Nai'sery somi' mouths anil wns fined !Sn and nmiHinliiiR I" Mrs. .1. llarliic'li. Ihv v.iiV of a Sinilticiti Pacific frclKhl drpnl 1 vvlio was ivlurniUP with her liii.iliaml and iilll'1 son 1" Victorli from a visit to j-ulnlives In Vii.ikuin was liailly Imi'l 'll1' ''ollision. Crowe als.i was induled for itrlv Inn an aiilnmoliile while iiitoxical and IraiisiioriiiiK iimixir'atiii.L liriuor in (oiiiHH-lion willi the colli Sinn. These indii'lnn'nls an- sill pciKlini; nsalnsl him. inwd it> Coriins Christi. Five sarvivini; eliildreli are: Nt-w mikfs. luistnuistvr and nierciiant Valley. Heavy fishliin; helween th On Monday, las.1 Mr. II. Holers, lauiiehed a clean modeled skiff. She is only two feet heain and IT feet' long. -She i.s (lie Iiiinilsomoi'i craft ever seen on the Cnr'idalulie, and will distaiu-e any other in j speed on llie.-.e waters. i lo his room with fever j KO lo (rial Monday. Ilcmnlicr Ifi, for .several days, i.s aeain and in alieinpt t" Connie j iminmiim in health. Franklin was murdered the fiv rehels and nationalists is reiiorted !l I'iillahan: Mrs. Charles McKen- h] ]-rmn the Iioslmistress ami meivhant at l.a.'k Mrs. .1. u is the lial- 0. Noakes. Christi. f heveral nioiilhs on Monday. and family were I welcomed hy their many friends. Mr. .1. C. Wilson, founder of ilu: new town of Herelair. ailived on Wednesday. Miss 5Mmiie IVrreliol is visiting friends in Korkunrt ami Corpus The Advocal..- of Seinemlier II and 21. men held In Ihe enmity jail with Ill's murder. TRIAL IN SLAYING OF 1922 STARTED IN CORPUS CHRIST! WHOLESALE ESCAPE vest tu i fin i itvn in fiC TPYAQ POWUIPTR l-loniente Fel Ur ItAAO UUIlIIUlO .is BY TUNNEL 1930 REVUE WILL BE STAGED IN JANUARY BAND INSTRUMENTS MISSING FROM TENT AFTERTRAMPSLEAVE _ TRUCK CRUSnCO nlM foil nsofnl a man In. spared from the l.nsy walks of[ (m WK' 1 The revue will Miss; Nellie Thornton teaches opera H music class in Cnero the coming' Toni- stole emniiili cat instiiinienis dnrin.s llv from ihe MoiKan's tent show lo shut a hand. Tex.. Ilec. 11. The rliseovery of a Imlluw pier whieli led lo a lnliiK.'l and freedom (today had frustrated tlie attempt if inmates of Hi.- slale farm C. O. Williams, of the farm. revealed I he iliseovcr.v of the plot, said tile I'Llll evidently was for the prisoneis to escape via Ihe tunnel into an patch. inw.wu in jnnwin.i shr( tunnel lino an .-at patch. TO AIR DflY Vh.' manup.-i- ot the slu.w iievmit- A hollowed column lead- IU AIU DUl lo iili; into tl.e white filH-rcillosis here today on a charge of mnvder. lie Is said I" S.'O'e slabhcil to death Ci.necption SancllUi! near here seven years Some wmmds were found mi Sanchez's hoily. The body was fmtml on Sep- ti-mber It. .litrm-s weic >r- I'.'civd Tuestlay. with the first wit- to lake tlie stand Wcdnes- ______ ,he tent anei upon lln-lr de.jwaiil was the Salcwa> lo ihe U' The Victoria Kxecntlve Coininii- this mornins two saxo :e of Ihe Seoul announees a phones, a tremlioiie ami cornel livlietil of the were tonnd to he oily wide .seaifli failed lo result in tin1 he stasi il ai recoveiy of the instumicius. diiriimihe. There arc. more, nainps in Vie toria al this time than foi in. ty. exhibit will be held ilnrini; tlie State Fair next fall. huter part of January and session. 'spivnsorcd hy Mesdames Frank II. i many years Most of them ap jcraiii, W. I. Sloner. H. II. Me- to he men wlu have seen her MusleVs Klierman and W.irner; Onwell. J-iy Welder and K. M. Van i lor days, mil are now mm hie lo I'ellcolas loft on Wednesday for: Xandt. find employment. TWIN BOYS ARE BORN TO VICTORIA COUPLE WEATHER REPORT Kast i.niithl and Thursday. occasion al rains in tlie south portion. West fair !o- niKlit and Thursday. N'ot inncti change in temperature, Mr. und Mis. C. I. Albii'iln are. tlie parents of twins. IHHH wiihiu a half an lioiir nf each o'hcr ycsiciday afternoon at their home at Xorili William Street. are boys. This makes three boys and two sills fin- Mr. and .Mrs. Albv.'i-hi- Mr, AlhrcclU Is a popular Irician of this cily. ;