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Advocate (Newspaper) - November 3, 1964, Victoria, Texas Iflth 180 THE VICTORIA ADVOCATE TELEPHONE in 5-Hil _____VjCTQRiA, TEXAS, TUESDAY, NOVEMBER INUVttMHKK 3> m, IM, County Joins Nation in Balloting Today Record Vote Indicated Locally Polls Open From 8 lo 7 BARRY GOLD WATER Implement Purchase By City Questioned With a record number of nvcrj j persons eligible (o vole, I Vidorla County citizens go to, (he polls tit 31 separate voting boxes Tuesday in national, state, district and local-level conlesls. 1'olls will open al 8 a.m. and close al 7 p.m. Election officials urged coun- ty residents to vote as early in the day as possible (o avoid wailing In "lasl-niiniile" linos expected (o develop liko Ihose of four years ago. They also emphasized that; early voting will facilities thai counting of the paper ballols) >y the precinct eleclkm Judges! and their workers. Counting Handicapped Counting may begin during' the day, but no returns can be. released until after the polls close al 7 p.m. Counling was' landicapped four years ago' vhen a last minute rush j swamped election workers. More qualified voters than ever before and a record ab- sentee vote indicate that Vic- toria County iniglil set an all- dine record as far as tolal vole is concerned. Four years ago lire vote was or an csti-l___ mated 85 per cent of the eligible voters in the county. The absentee vote thai closed i Friday was 685. compared to in 1960. I Poll Tax Receipt An it takes to vote is a cur- I rent poll tax receipt or excmp- certificate. An additionall LBJ, Barry Wind Up Bitter Duel 71 Million Sect! PRESIDENT LYNDON JOHNSON 2.5 Million Texas Voters Due To Cast Ballots Today n J "cm'-v field said that Writer .sells Oliver equipment. ind _Kupported by three local im- Both Mayor Pro Tern C. "as soon as we (to pdsons are eligible to vole) DALLAS nationalUmMic ai on the national portion of campaign, with roots since Iho f1'00'3' Provisions sinking deep into (he Lone Star of I'rcsid in lor he l..d welded -i (tiiu o sident K'nncdv, bad as H had new j WASHINGTON f AP) Presi- dent Johnson ami Sen. Hurry Cioldwuter wound up their long, billcr campaign Monday night, cadi stressing that Tuesday's election offers a fateful choice for Americans and the world. Then with (lie sound and fury jqf thousands of miles' and mil- lions of words behind them, they j heart for home (o await the ver- !dic( of an estimated 71 million (American voters which would !be a record turnout. Until Johnson nml Goldwater 'know all the national polls point [to a victory for Uie President, Imany even predicting a land- slide. Johnson hopes for a j triumph more smashing than j Franklin D. Roosevelt's in 1936. 1 Concede 2 States His aides will concede lo Goldwiiler only the (wo Deep (Southern stales of Mississippi jand Alabama and in Uie lat- ter the President's name isn't jevcn on Uie ballot. The Republican presidential candidate, however, says he doesn't believe the polls 'and is predicting the "upset of Uie century" Tuesday. His lieuten- ants say be has a chance b every slate except Massachu- setts, Connecticut, Rhode Is- land, Alaska and Hawaii. And in a speech before a rally Monday in San Francis- co where lie won the GOP presidential nomination two months and miles ago jGoldwalor told the audience: 'Up to You' "Tomorrow, i( will be up lo you. Tomorrow is (lie day that iyoii can prove that you still run not h computers, none of these." scheduled a to ays of nyi! abolition of didn't want lo bear a expected 2.5 million Te.xans Johnson and Goldwater each licnn slronglnld for Oct. lit but landslides. stressed in his last day of cam- made ready to ballot. canceled his because of tin pnignmg tlial fie would preserve Hie city's bid specifications, and council on (lie basis of Eisenhower curried t the vehicle also fron the1 the firsl'Tcxan in history to were below the stated ll s he callous called for liniment (Sec PURCHASE, Page 5) ment of" minimum renuirenient lo "le implc- TT according to the irm.lemenl !'cc rcllcalcl1 lhc Kotu! dealers, and (hat the 'tractor tt'as T O IA- n, "John, you goofed I O Me DlSCUSSCf. Way the implement that tin- "tractor siibseriiicijlly purcliasecl from slate vuuiiiy-, imam I 1 'hree Altered, level precinct on the big show, Te.xans found A.IVOCUI, a major baffle flaring over the POINT COMFORT A Commissioner ,U. S. Senate seat. Also al issu- lio" Dike gave way The most important is was llle political complc for the delegation the heal "i woiimis o: me campaign and I H rk v me unity of (he peo- paiiiciiliirly "-i-zuiis who Wuiitiplc" less federal 150V( rnraent. j Tlie nation, he said, "cannot If civil rights was an issue in endure in bitterness 'he stale it urrrly was an wi-J r; t. spoken one, although Goldwater: .'tllst1 hoped to split some southern i his ____......._ stales away from the Francis- al ii-sbe "on of Dike gave way at with his sland (hat as flrst one- ixion of 'con's Point Comfort Operations is not committed to just spoken mill about noon Monday, allowing lhe'" segregation or, "lc llrst speech of .1 leer vines in the garden of his lot at Sherwood Shores on Gran- ite Shoals Lake Anila am! l.cslcr proud I'OiUXt Ihcir new granddaughter born k Siiliirdiiy Henry cheerful about giving some officers u-in i i lcel (''om the leclinieiil advico------rack (lock by the hoard of eki'icd l'rolw'y "nc, City Council de------------ one of tbe successful humors v A dlrf ?rs of cided Monday. Parilv rndirnintr fiv.i.i __i Coinillprce To Require Clean-Up J' T J -m -g Jlle operation was not Of undeveloped Property J Lake were flooded. Tlie m service recently, '''he plant's operation was nol ] li'i bnrn r ii I'inkelt "MlCCI- iSw ssrt dls- WKATIIKK jPWcly 1JlrmV" The clearing of jierimclcrs these growth and mowed for Itiinec of SO feet buck from (lie Viinlli Center, t'ilii' Hurl C. of Cuerii ill town DM business lUnl NrltwarU of l.'url U'nrth anil Alurrls luivliig barbecue liinc'h logt'llii'r Tlie lluhuiit llrlills of Alico in town for n visit. Tmlii.v's liijiiM'wifr nut oulv tins (n cook, hon, mid dniii alsii lui.s (n lie lick lu-r In IrailliiK slaiuns. _jtbnl H would bo unfeasible "i'lomelric pressure at sen require owners (o nlear Council gave no indication Inicls of sizable acreage buV Slmspl Tiii-sdiiy, how son" move into. on (lie morning's siiKKc.sK-d ihiil pcrimclcr c'lo new program, and tlui nios-igrain include Pledger Cale, inK mluhl tlm W.-all.or exlVemc.s Ibis ''flioved lolcutive vice president of the I I" Monday Low 35 in 1912, high in! ,'T' UBhl l.'n SliUl' Kel1' (however, In- one Ih'" Hichter niul Sliilc Hep. lion to the L'otieivil rule i II.H i, nt'lion "Wiving tolH. II. Cory, -ctiu, Where to Vote 1 Hopkins School 2 Courthouse 3 St. Joseph Gymnasium 4 J'iiltj Welder Shop 5 Juan Linn School B Grain Jr. High School 7 O'Connor School 8 Shields .School il Htanly School 10 Victoria High Gym H K. Mussulman Home 12 Plaecrto School 13 Bloominglon Fire Station H fiuadalnpe School 15 .McKaddin School Hi Komper City School I'. A. Schmidt Home 18 FieR's Garage 19 Ilctiry Horadam Ifome '2d liocliat's (larage 21 Clark School 22 Mission Valley School Nmserv Srho'ol 2-1 A. J. Hi-ady llomr 24 Ken's Kabinet Shop 26 Telferiier School 2? Scliool 2H Wood Hi School 20 Texas Concrete Co. Our Savior's Lutheran 31 Kacy residt'cice c'lirrcc't I'otitig precinct upper left hiind corner of you lion certificate. Lociilion Hopkins lioad Bridge 2100 N. Dcl.eon I BOO K. North lofX) Dejwt 270t; N. Azalea Mlt! Bobolink liluebonnel HI2 Salem Hoad MIX) Sam Houston Salem liloominglon (iiiaiialupe McFaddin Kemper City Fleming Prairie (loliad Highway Raisin Ooliud llighii'ay Cucrp Highway Mission Valley Kordtriin Salem Road Tolferner Mi Cucro Highway N. Hen Jordan 201 Tampa Drive Total Total Voters'- 1.010 1.311 55S 815 22 2S7 574 579 65 418 28 219 62-1 IRii Ki 8 K.'. 145 UU 112 18 600 2H mimlicr can bo found on the r poll lux receipt ur excmp- 11 Totals will hi' higher in rural areas whore no cerlificate is required of voters over CO. ;