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Advocate (Newspaper) - September 22, 1964, Victoria, Texas THE VICTORIA ADVOCATE 119lh 138 TELEPHONE HI 3-U51 VICTORIA, TEXAS, TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 1964 ElUblhhtd 10 Cents IT ONLY Beard, a first grade student at Juan Linn Elementary School, gets his Heaf tuberculosis test Monday afternoon from Mrs. Dorothea Smith of the City-County Health Unit, while an apprehensive classmate looks on al left. Most of the youngsters were more curious than scared over the im- oust pending tests, and after it was all over, one little fellow commented "it only tickles." Mi's. Mamie Vance and Mrs. Frances Stephens, volunteers of the local TB Association, assisted at the school. Aboul first and sixth graders in the public schools received the tests. Parochial schools will get them Tuesday. (Advocate Photo) Woman Found Shot Beside Family Car The body of Mrs. Ralph, Walker, 30, mother of three, children, was found shortly after 11 a.m. Monday on Bois D'Arc Road, a bullet wound in her chest. A .30 caliber Army-type car- County for (lie past nine Funeral Home is in charge bine was found nearby. Mrs. Walker's body was found, approximately a mile from the Victoria Uloominglon highway near the family car. The body was found by Billy Yandell, 3102 Bloomington Road, who notified! authorities. Justice of the Pence Alfred C. Baass, Sheriff Monlie Marshall, and Deputies Oscar Cavallinj and Dwight J. Williamson made an investigation at the scene. Baass indicated that he would probably return a decision on his investigation Tuesday morn- ing, and noted that from the in-. she was a member of Central Church of Christ. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Cen- tral Church of Christ, with Ed Brown, minister, officiating. Graveside services will be held al p.m. Wednesday in Elgin Cemetery at Elgin. Duc- of arrangements. Survivors are her husband; one daughter, Delia Ruthine; two sons, Joseph Ralph, and Thomas Dean Walker, all of Victoria; and three brothers, Howard and Lawrence Warden both of Salem, Mo., and Clark Wai-den of Carlisle, 111. 4 Men Remain Trapped In Nuclear Test Shaft MERCURY, Nev. ile thefts in the past his car, nonihs, "without any the key in licity" or any 'on' position Ralph Sellers, a of whiskuttal as counsel for hadn't da School at Foster they hadn' Sellers said his own car whiskey stolen recently, that drugs." are frequent, and that have beer only one such case has matter reached a grand jury and afternoon publicity has been given Fly s matter "I (ell il should the school called to the council's a damage ion so the public can the car a what is going it were not in Speaking in rebuttal, 1 I WASHINGTON (AP) _ non 1 Ul dent Johnson signals flying over most of of over nation's railroads were and said he down Monday, ending the all over tl ond threatened national look the portation tieup in less than wh Negotiators for the have b and six shop craft unions announced a "tentative 'think that ment" on four major issues their job security dispute settlement of a fifth seemed T In the absence of an Ins ment, the strike was to started at 6 a.m. The strike threat HI abruptly after more than Coun hours of marathon talks Court will none of the cliff-hanging tour of ni tics that accompanied last to study ril's White House settlement of nearly a similar nationwide rail fin in pr Both J. E. Wolfe, chief for (he pro road negotiator, and office and C( Fox, head union Judge expressed confidence in said the able to "wrap up the balance includin the dispute" in talks V, H. W at 10 a.m. Tuesday. They and Frar cated this should be Tuesdaj plished within a few Goliad Although President looking at did not intervene pubicly as courthouse s did in last April's strike th by five train-operating a two-day negotiators indicated the an dent had made it plain the at Ba; ernment would not stand for Bcllv at Devereux will not be the last" such many who are incident, but again referred to exceptional chil- (lie exceptional nature of the disturbed." majority of (he Devereux stu- thal "Mr. dents, Ho said they have special out there and problems, for which they re- ceive special treatment and that the school "is making greal the 'on' position and leaving a progress and turning these slu- "tool gun and denls back to society as produc- tive citizens." jk Fly pointed out, loo, that the headed for Can- current budget indicates the Devereux Foundation plans to in New York spend approximately aged the car on the Foster School in the com- mthered Mr. ing year "making it about the r his gun or fourth largest industry in Vic- toria." to settle He also related briefly plans late as this for expansion of the Victoria with Mr. operation, but said that he did said, explaining not mean (o imply by bringing 1 had offered to up Ihe economic factor thai settlement al- "these students should receive id the property special treatment" for thai fact damaged, reason. He said, however, thai Fly said that (See SALESMAN, Page 5) Trio Named To Study Program Agent's Acliou Is Questioned By TOM E. FITE Advocate Staff Writer Mayor Kemper Williams Jr. Monday named Councilwoman 3oa Mnrlin, Attorney William Fly and former Mayor W. R. McCright lo a committee to in- vestigate handling of the city's right-of-way purchases under the bond program. The committee was named at :he beginning of the regular council session without any ex- planation and with no discussion among council members. Wil- liams later (old newsmen, how- ever, that Ihe action bad beca taken because two purchases made by the right-of-way agent, Don Alton, had been question- Over Confidence IN (AP) Presi- lo hear from us, they want to disclaimed any get our viewpoints on public questions, they want to know how we stand on issues, so w ;