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Valley Morning Star (Newspaper) - February 28, 1948, Harlingen, Texas WEATHER Partly warmer Additional Two VALLEY MORNING STAR TODAY'S SMILI 111 A wmr U tMt U him II ku l arc No 177 February 1948 Sunday Democrats Revolt Already Cooled Off by Moderates By THIS the problems of Truman loom In- and On muddy of In the of and baffling arlie to the more pertinent of these and the best guesses to tht art presented In this weekly Outguessing the Experts be a full revolt ol already been tamed down nd cooled off by from the South Kor listening for rebel yells rump of southern Congressmen a Leu than half of t h turned A number of more solid citizens Brooki of Arkansas and Percy Priest of Tennessee turned up with ing talk to match the of Jonr Rankln L Colmer ran Bilbo In Lone Bandit Robs Buffalo Bank of Tex A stocky man about 26 robbed the Stassen Urges Firm Russian Policy ft ft ft tV ft ft ft ft ft ft ft ft ft ft ft ft Tornadoes Take Four Lives In Texas WM elected chairman of turned out to be a polite Friday and escaped in a sedan he abandoned about 10 memorandum to the Democrat the of tho caucus refused to There were no flam In K Tho was some scornful words by that sage politician former Speaker Sam He told some of hta Southern col- damn well you can't from the party and eel re-elected back home You know Just well as 1 do that nothing Harry Truman says will make the slightest difference in the passage of any legislation This Is controlled by and If they decide to an tax to get Southern they'll do It Not all resolutions or from you will make any Word hajt leaked out that the OOP command In tho House will fet behind an law the easiest kind of to they figure Southern Dem opposition to an Wll will enrage voters in the North and bring to the In tht lome of the Southerners like Allen of the man for Huey Long In will try a buster But Robert Taft promised to break any Duiter He can either by pulling the votes together for or outlasting the filibusters in still some mystery about exact stand He out the fair employment launched In the it represented to him too much Federal meddling In may aUo strike out tht In bills to fine for a lynching Alabama former telli tho story if lynching 92 yean ago who would you Tht alleged by a Negro In one county He WM captured in a second and which he abandoned about miles north of here In Freestone county Sum president of the said the robber drove the car Into a dead end road off way 78 led away from the and the by a posse of about dozen officers cen tered In the vicinity R L of Waco of- fice of the FBI to get from for the Burroughs said The bank official said the man held him and A a teller nt the point of what Burroughs believed wan a German Luger pis tol The robber walked In about p but wearing dark glasses Mrs Ruy Fulks of Buffalo Into tho as the holdup was on She found and another Edna with their hands high Mrs Fulks Joined them Trinity River Flood Spreads Into Lowlands By ASSOCIATED PRESS and flood took four injured at I least four and great property damage In Texas Thursday night and Friday Tornadoes lashed linger and Eastland all In West and Itasca and Donton In North Windstorms struck San and Strong winds in gusts buffeted Fort Worth and and were felt over much of North The Mrs Sam of ton burned alive in her home Chris of blown from residence by a twister Bobby of ed in a barrow pit when his auto plunged off a road two miles south of Irving Morris 13 cotton of Fort injured We gave him enough to satisfy a Btrong gugt of wind Burroughs commented ly after the Ho got out of the bank Jumped Into car that didn't have license and drove north on Highway 76 Word of the robbery flashed and officers threw up road at and other Valley's Traffic Mount To as Two Die hung In a third county The were not of the third county The lynching red at 2 in the morning when law officials of the third county were bed Would thg third county fined In this T fa moderate a good many Southerners would vote for It What Effect Will tho Henry Wallace In New York Rmr On American If words count for plenty President Truman will a foreign policy declaration In his St Patrick's Day speech to New York He will argue that he not a but for pence He will pledge 100 percent support for the United and will Indicate that will be glad to seo Marshall for a general with a view making up Just what effect this will have on the SUte department Is tain There complete cynicism about Mr Truman's speeches In and It Is not likely that St Patrick's Day address will alter Secretary Marshall's course There a revealing incident at secretary's last press con ference A correspondent asked If were any truth In the report that meetings hud been arranged Berlin between U H nnd sian representatives Marshall piled firmly there had been no ThU was such an odd phrase for the secretary of state to thai reporter repeated just to make sure Marshall hnd meant Valley fic No 18 and No 19 added to the 1918 Valley casualty list Friday night one man Injured in a crash a week ago died and another died to hospital following a late Friday crash Raquel Sullivan City truck died In a hospital Friday night of injuries suffered a week ago when the dump truck he operating col- with a similar typo truck driven by Eugene D uf 1321 In- officers reported Tho officers curred a mile and a half north of on 20 Nineteenth traffic victim of the Joseph reportedly CAMPAIGNING FOR Harold E former Minnesota governor and prominent concluded a Valley appearance Friday night with an address In Fair Park auditorium In which he called for and attacked centralized federal control Photo by blew him a lamp 23 Destroyed At a town of about 40 miles northwest of three were 18 homes were 20 were badly and a gin and a store were wrecked I In Dallas county by Friday night the rampaging Trinity river nad reached nearly 40 almost 12 feet above the flood level of the river The overflow closed some county Isolated some in lowlands Wind grunts which reached 70 miles an hour Friday afternoon damaged and around in When the tornado flattened the Sam Patterson near Denton their parliamentary might be extinguished before Jong at 3 a m Patterson aged to free himself from the wreckage He found but one of her pinned under a timber He tugged at the timber but was unable to move It Finally ho ran to a neighbor s a mile for aid When Patterson and the neighbors re- they found tho wreckage anil the wind-fanned Benes Installs All Communist Czech Cabinet i President Eduard Benes for- mally installed the new cabinet with it's top-heavy Communist membership at a frigid ceremony Friday New patterns of government be- gan to take shape soon after Benes told the de- to accept you was difficult personally for But he did not resign Earlier it had been re- ported he might quit rather than in the cabinet which he was to have declared have only evil Benes thus remained as chief of a symbol of Democracy for his countrymen For Tht radio only source for reporta of the ing with the said Benes expressed the wish your way will be successful and nnd that Premier promised the new government be Democratic and But then a of on the ed radio began to make clear the future pattern for this once land Zdenek new education said must be political just as the army must be Immediate Halt In Shipments To Russia Advocated Challenges Russia Asks Finns For Defense Pact u to government said Friday Marshall Stalin has asked Finland to Join the chain of Soviet defense pacts stretching across Europe The news brought pessimism to many Finns who said they f property damage at Ranger Rod Aid The Rod rushed emergency aid to the homeless and a representative of the agency Valley Juice Sales Total Over Million of Snn was a In I mated at least 20 persons pickup officers without homes which was Involved In a A tornado at Itasca damaged collision with truck just McAllen on the Rio Grande City the drivers In- were of who waji driving west at the time of a crash with a up truck driven by Edward J of San Juan who traveling east according to ing was riding with shall at the time of tho accident and died before reaching hospital driver of the other was Injured In the crash No re- port was available concerning his condition have no peace feelers This unfortunate words the Impression that General Marshall is engaged In n Are out In front for the nomination fur The boom for jaunty Joe of Wyoming Is off nt a good start in central and northwest The first move Russia Is Barred tne filing of a ticket by the Democrat Ktate committee Southerners arol doing a lot of talking on ticket iw the nice boys Snm privately pooh this but it I him Algerian Students Valley Citrus Four Algerian students at tho tural Experiment station here day to Valley citrus producing methods Though plenty of types of citrus In the students home paused to see how ley grove processing plants and other citrus Industry tions are handled from Florida lo the group Included Jean Jacques Vlala and Thoy lold agricultural station workers In their home has much the pests to combat as were mentioned here three buildings early Friday The fronts of two buildings were pushed in and the roof of the Itasca Ice built steel beams ing from 700 to pounds was blown Into the street A few hours 160 miles to the a tornado hit destroying a hangar at Bruce field and damaging six planes The hangar alone was estimated at At in West a windstorm damaged 12 blow out show windows ind knocked down trees Another On Two Issues McALLEN the Truman Administration what B concluded a national he termed two paramount between the Republican and Harold E candidate for the Republican Friday called for a firm icy toward and on the domestic a renewed em- phasis en ax contrasted to centralized govern mental control Tho former governor of clearly angling for the ond ballots of the delegation to the GOP national convention this spoke briefly to a crowd of some 350 He said new sons at a dinner in the de would be prepared hotel here The first prosecution of a Denounces Appeasement mer government official was recent Russian action In declare continue to be our policy toward Moscow against Dr Josef Slovak Democrat and former head of the council of ministers formation of a in army in Korea clearly No The Prague said action veals that our our de- wore utilized by the Com- Rude Communist After losing two wars with Russia said school officials at USI in less than 10 ln Northern Bohemia had been waa one dered to put pictures of Stalin in all school rooms There was no direct censorship tranquillity Information said Stalin sent diplomatic note to President Juho 0 f foreign Monday when the patches but the ministry of in- engineering of a new said all controlled government was news would be channeled through ita conclusion in it for conclusion in the nearest Ministry of information officials of a defense treaty similar to that threatened measures with all other foreign correspondents who western neighbors I are Judged to have violated Like Czeck Treaty good or over- Valley Friday were Various sources said the stepped the boundaries of correct again given major share of poked pact would be very much would be taken against any body to move more viciously who made speeches in Slovakia toward of Korea against the United States evaluate the policies used during World War Two They will not do now In we sent more tric equipment to Russia than we did to France and England com- We sent her more machine tools and heavy equipment than to either of those countries Just doesn't add up Unless and until Russia shows signs of willingness to co-operate with us on Page that concluded by Moscow with br Oskar head of tnc Czechoslovakia in 1943 This was foreign press section of the a treaty of friendship and of charged that mutual defense against Germany freedom to report tho news had or any power uniting itself with been by certain Germany directly or indirectly in ista during the last few The Valley's share of the The proposed pact therefore and demanded that reporters ruly 000 cases for which contracts were would be somewhat different Irom on official information awarded Friday amounted to alliances negotiated by contracts for single fruit Juice purchases by the running the total of orders for that product to over casts within a week 000 cases Florida canners weie awarded contract to supply the remaining according to Fruit and of the U with Hungary signing a treaty with Feb said a rier against now existed in of friendships To Visit Valley Department of Agriculture office and on western ley Friday Tho Government purchase of the is being made for frontier from the Black Spa for supplying cas mads wenk Bids for the purchased this oll were made March March 8 for on and for delivery March 22 April 6 said the top price with velocities up to use The purchases made miles per swept Goodfellow Friday were the second group of Air force damaging 23 i purchases made this two building and overturning the lar awards having been made last field bus station Fourteen of when the Valley was given primary were Urn from their and were blown a mile and one-half across tho air field Into a drainage ditch A report from in Enat said another windstorm did damage to the communities of Trinidad and oce Friday At two houses were blown from their barns and houses were unroofed and small outbuildings were de- Power lines were North of store was blown down Rent Control Signed by President KEY Fla President Truman signed Friday night a rent con- trol until April 1 Mr Truman signed the measure at his temporary White house quarters at the submarine base here The nation was not informed of the development until Then it was learned that Paasikivi had followed up long RAYMONDVILLE erans of Foreign Wars commander Roger Is to attend the 18 session here March local VFW officials have The state commander's two-day for the district meeting Warmer Is Forecast In Valley Saturday More summery weather is In prospect for the Valley with temperatures expected to reach a maximum of 82 degrees during the day This was tho forecast day night by the U 8 Weather Bureau in which wild that Valley skies would partly cloudy and winds moderate from a direction Minimum temperatures day will be 62 to 68 the weather bureau indicated Seventeen Injured In Highway Mishap Endowment Given to Civil Rights Program Presidential candidate Harold tour in search of popular tion with three public in the Valley Friday In in- and answering from the he stressed of and advocated Immediate cessation of U S shipments to Soviet Russia Introduced to a crowd of nearly in Fair Park auditorium Friday night by National GOP Committeeman R B as man who would make a president of the United con- his attack on the national administration's policy of control of economy arid insisted on a In aH action for he had done in t a noon combined made a brief talk in Fair Park auditorium then called for from bin and in a candidate for Republican presidential tion traveling with a sonal party of in a stop overnight in the Harlingen uled to leave from All Valley port at 8 a m Saturday on to Minneapolis He Bald only two brief refueling scheduled on one at and another at City third presidential figure appear in the valley It be- came a recognized part of arrived at a one half hour later than scheduled it International airport in after stopping overnight Thursday at the King out- side He and party toured the vaat ranch early but didn't go because It out of he Third Candidate In Valley Only twice before in Valley tory have presidential or appeared in William Jennings Bryan the Valley a candidate In 1909 And in Warren Q a guest of National in Frankln D time participated In a fishing excursion along the i coast of Port but never Thursday on a on tour Is the first Valley visit planned by aliens of Untouched Valley soil of the government and to include Edinburg slated 17 nurt wnen a farm truck loaded 000 of a es or the ordered by the round f conferences Government that week on blda and Evans Valley trip Is a part of a day again were summoned to The swing around the state In the In- of boosting the organize horn we do not yet know is In reality There is one bear a Jaunt strength grapefruit Tho people weie were no demonstrations 33 a In addition to the orders given for grapefruit he the Government bids fmm producers for JeWS Plan To Form of grapefruit Juice Kiti which he estimated Palestine Government Butter Drop Change Little amounted to cases of LAKE N Y The Jewish agency announced in the Ho out that there are Nations Security council producers of the in Friday that 11 was ready the Valley Two Traffic Fines Meted Out by Court forming a Jewish state in tine without the help of an inter- national army if the UN to mobilize one The agency attacked a CHICAGO The price of and butter fell but coin WASHINGTON PJ Tho United part of the new United Stales Violations of traffic ordinances formula for handling the Palestine cost two motorists asserting it might Dlock ln Corporation court Land partition and wheat ami showed little change the Department of Agriculture announced at ton that tile big price break on farm the month ended Feb 13 was the sharpest in 27 years The department reported that the last comparable declines In farm occurred in 1920 and 1921 with 32 persons overturned in a ditch near here Friday were the only ones seriously In- highway officers said lato Friday Ramon and tine were the two most seriously officers had a broken while the other man suffered a fractured Irg Others were treated for minor Injuries Driver of the Antonio Weslaco said the accident occurred when he put on the brakes of tho vehicle to slow for a truck bound tho other wny Martinez told cers the truck he was operating swerved into the ditch when he applied the biakes which continued thel morning bloodshed between Arabs and The political to to and In the current to 1040 vr for Mr Thu jolly for production mny not win first but he'd sure ndd glamor and punch the ticket SHORT WIN STATION Tex The University to freshmen Friday the victory both ended conference In don on It was disclosed Friday The conference of the three big western powers opened Monday They nrc a consequence of the of the Big Four Council of Foreign Ministers last ber In and the first for- mal step by the to proceed In Germany Russia Makes Bid For German Support BERLIN Marshal Vassily D commander of thr Soviet occupation Friday ordered the ending of all cation effective Maich 10 It was as one of the Goiman moves yet foi Manuel Almaguer was charged j having no operator's license Robert M Clark with Ing In other court Nicolas Garcia was fined for violation of the city loose stock ordinance One man was fined on a enness charge ASKS UN MEMBERSHIP LAKH SUCCESS Marooned by Blizzard Minn Neatly 700 persons In 150 autos and school buses were marooned by a blizzard Friday night on the way four miles north of here To Limit Use of Tin WASHINGTON The ment will limit the use of tin In Burma after this week to piled for membership moie of the metal for Nations in the agricultural depression louing World Wai I The bleak lolled back the age of farm pi Ices Irom a lecord peak in mid-January to the level of last August The Agriculture department's re- port did not cover price since Feb but on some farm products have fallen even lower Texas Parents Warned of Whooping Cough Wave AUSTIN Whooping cough Is on the increase In Texas and ents of young were i to help stop It by UT's Regents Affirm Leave for Dr Lund came to the Valley front a tour of the Pacific coait in furtherance of his bid for the GOP presidential nomination In his three public former Minnesota governor and ex-Naval curtailed talk In favor of answering from hig Answer Quickly Reacting quickly to ho repeated tho for fit of the then launched into detailed answers Indicating breadth of once In world were In di- rect contrast to youngish 40 Li the youngest presidential of the 20th Dressed in a plain blue and black the three times governor of In all on Page AUSTIN The University of n Texas boaid of regents Friday U 5 Treasury Will Pay reaffirmed Its lecent action which had forced leave of absence on Physiology Professor Dr E J Lund came in Dr Lund's presence o n recommendation of the committee on ances which had a closed ing with Uic eminent marine bi- ologist At its last month's meeting the board had placed Dr Lund on leave of absence from the ment of Zoology and on half-time pay as director of the Marine Institute The action followed a by Zoology Budget ell that Dr Lund to teach and lo with department Billions on Debt WASHINGTON The ury plans to pay off in March more than a billion of national debt Much of this the treasury said will go to the eral Reserve System This will bn withheld from the money stream ns part of the joint oral reserve effort tion The treasury said will be paid to the federal and other holders of government securities The will gat i this total
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