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Advocate (Newspaper) - September 25, 1964, Victoria, Texas THE VICTORIA ADVOCATE 119th 141 TELEPHONE HI S-1491 California Brush Fire Injures 34 Flee From Homes VICTORIA, TEXAS, FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 1964 Established 1HI THREE CHILDREN TAKEN French Kidnapers Holding City Liable for Ransom 20 Cents POIT1EKS, France olh houses of stale legislatures apportioned on a population basis. Under it, district courts can redistrict states when legis- latures fail to do so. Foreign Aid Killer Thursday's vote was on a rider to the foreign aid authorization bill, passage of which before adjournment is a legislative must for the John- son administration. The amendment adopted Thurscfay was offered by Sen. Mike Mansfield, the Democratic leader from Montana, as a sub- stitute for one proposed by Sen. Today's Chuckle The human race seems to have gone to a lot of trou- ble lo improve everything but people. Everett M. Dirksen, the Repub- lican leader from Illinois. The aim of the Dirksen pro- posal for a time cosponsored by Mansfield was to stall court rcdistricting orders for one to two years to allow time for adoption of a constitutional amendment upsetting (he Su- preme Court ruling, at least to the extent of permitting states to have one branch of Uie legis- lature apportioned on a geogra- phical basis. Burst of Spcctl In a burst of speed, the Senate went on to pass (he foreign. Bid authorization bill Thursday night and sent It to a conference with the House which passed a similar measure many weeks ago. The House must accept the Senate's reapportionment amendment if it is to become officially the "sense of Con- gress." The House has passed a measure which would deprive federal courls of any jurisdic- lion over state legislative appor- tionment but there is no pros- pect the Senate wiU adopt that bill. Sense of Congress The Mansfield amendment would make it the sense of Con- gress that "in the absence of unusual circumstances or in the (See SEN-ATE, Page S) Cuero To Vote Saturday On School Bond Issue bond cleclion will be held in Cuero Saturday. The election was called by; !a poll 'cate. inra ui uiuii imuuiis. T h "is eiecnon was ca ed Then the two chiefs of stale i ,be- the Cuero school board in 'ill walk together to the United forfe At one time, when Lttcmpl to hi, tales end of the bridge where referring lo some incident ncw buildings and impro a motorcade will lake them lo happened an El Paso high school on the Stevenson jcdge of El for spcech- during the Coke improve- Friday morning on Uie El Paso day through with a Tex., side of the border to put thc finishing ceremonial touches on the treaty which relunts El liny sliver of bor- Stntcs (o Mexico. Mexicans r e g a r d lhe Mostly cloudy and mild Fri- the new inlerniUional boundary. few showers or Ihiindershow crs Friday. Mostly cast lo north- east winds 8 to 18 m.p.h., ex- cept gust in vicinity of Ihundor-