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Abilene Daily Reporter (Newspaper) - July 27, 1924, Abilene, Texas Home edition map full associated press report by leased wire vol. Xxvi Abilene Texas sunday july 27,1924�? thirty of Price i cents number 45robertson and Lynch Davidson in Lead news in pictures Leopold and Loeb pleading guilt mrs. Ferguson and Whit Davidson next j. 0. A. Walker Mayfield Case shot to death to be reopened Hede saturday in november Mack Elliott of Hak a of of held <.1x0 tym n into custody Aib form Kuth held Koi Low inc Mifoo Tinfu sat Ano an no Sci men i Madl i Iida Moum no. Id Arr Nathan f. Leopold. . Left. And Richard Loeb. 19 Vear old sons of millionaire at to bar in chirp Justice John r Cav Ray s court pleading guilty to the kidnapping and Jedi a id r pranks attorney Clarence b. Quot borrow chief counsel for the defense is seen standing jul left both of the Youthful Quot intellectuals Quot were Dree aed fastidiously As they Cam into Emir. J 1 a a put truly Limar a a ii a he Bench. Leopold however. I. Wins , i a it Job is look lag straight at the judge. The Strain though is noticeable in the Faros of to. It. Flee Buckshot from 12-Gtinec Shotgun take effect in Ift Side Ltd of 11< Al or. Drat ii Almont instantly la i said. J. Q. A. Walker 48, Fra almost instantly killed Between South third and South fourth on Chestnut Street saturday morning at 7 45 of clock when a charge of five Buckshot entered the left aide of his body end head. M. T. Fillett of san anti o a litre a Dew to a Centre immediately f allowing Tho shooting i sat fuda a wildy to to elven Chian of to i enter evident As to whether in 0 Iti unties inulin Dnton and Durrs Vcra used. Washington. July 2 1.�? chairmen Silencer of Tho sen it Committer Healing the contest Ever the scat of event Imp Mal Fie Iii. Democrat. Tem Nunno minced Imlay that at ail cams utile session of dint is Aly Field recently at to Anil c icy. Peril lesion seas Gen for a re Pori Iorg of ii Caw along en-11i r i v limited lilies Cirl is tarred and feathered by woman. Said Hart it d Friendly with ii it a and Kight i n a i i Sld also of i ii on 2,<>00 bail. 150,000 votes counted to 12 30 a. M. Give Dan Moody a decided Lead Frederick md., july 26.�?it a a woman who applied the coat it tar and feathers to miss Dorothy Brandon 20. Martinsburg. A. Va., near Myersville. Frederick county thursday night. . Lloyd Shank wife of a Farmer admitted this fact at the heating Here Las right of herself and eight _ men accused of be Lay Only Abolt two Thoi Sand in the affair. A men were ideas re on twill of 12,00� each for the grand jury on a technical charge of assault and Battery. . I Shanks however was unable to j i ii to Iii or it tit in ii less than one half of county vote reported Enta after the shooting Elliott who a a Bro j. S. Craw Ford of held at Ellis Island state witness a a intimidation or duress used to of. ,. A a nth Cher of mrs. T the a Octan re of ballots. Hana it it. I j a Craw i or Marfeld a counsel would be i ell., a Ford of Tho Ciao. Fold buttery and i in Advance As to what Las nigh. Ordered i univ a we us by Felding go., a in the t in of Arri do Ftp ctr arc chosen by ithe Dace by the sheriff reported at two of he went Side if Chestnut committee aspects to sit in have i i had the race for rep Rezaei in november to hear mum a Jota n. To fling shop on. A Street and us Mart directly to from i legion the Airest from whips with approximately 1,000 vote unreported at to Ltd morning the out Ber of race Umang did uts was unde Tho possibility of pelted tums of vote changing. H.,,j the aspect of several candidates g her Story at the hearing a a what i last night Mise Crandon Enid jibe Only about 2-000 Voles had been clock. Only in Natl be Between Abilene and e. By Texas election Bureau. Dallas. Texas july 27.�?returns tabulated by the t was election Bureau tip to 12 30 this morning when incomplete returns had been received from 173 counties and 149,230 vote accounted for indicated the following results Felix d. Robertson As High Man in the August run off primary with Lynch Davidson of Houston a i probable opponent mrs. Ferguson is running a close third and Whit Davidson fourth. Morris Sheppard renominated pm r of Morf than i, a Jhu 1 Quot a a a h but t a votes had ill in report t1 Quot in. De at 2 a. Be sunday put a. G Edward and Barry Mil Ter in the run off for lieutenant to the ground. Ile came Cut from i at the conclusion of the it Ahir met Lloyd Shank whom so. The shop will the Shotgun in i j Congress the unlawful advised to Quot go Home to his wife hand and Brad one Sut be told the evidence. A it. to a tic a Man a she said. And directly county Attar toy Frank l Binh lha expenditure t adversely 1 afterwards or. Shank drove up. Yyi Alk. I Quot to la Tho father it f mrs. Justify ii it i then they had some words and or. this City. Mid against he re to aft Toni Jhen Urr Wilh a r hli3 n Iii Kun the i band and she continued on to whether other j Way Sci no Nan led by her started to walk last i hoping to get a to Martinsburg., _ a a. Lift on the. Way. Cummings of Merkel was sex w. Week Shuptrine it i duo me a Pat plug at Lite j w governor. Dan Moody a High wan for attorney general in the run off with Che John e. Wall or Edward b. Ward Ashi opponent. 8. Terrell As High non in the run off for comptroller with D. Baker or Pat Moulden a his opponent. George b. Terrell for commissioner of agriculture apparently Safe. J. T Robl on for land commissioner has a Chance of finishing with a Clear majority Over both opponent. Clarence Gilmore in the second primary with de Weaver of Bowie As opponent for Railroad commie Ianner w. A. Nabors and Lon a. Smith i been in Abi pm a Idt a j Hun were to Arguetha e i band no she. Stymied White Way hotel t tub \ f the Campaign could in and Cha Tut streets and Loo he<n<1 j fun on this a tarted Down to Man. Point Tbs the attn no it my meet Oater myth of tremble acted. Senator seem or said. The shot ask is alleged to be the eng a Isis sep Smith leading Elyott said had been sentenced to the Penitentiary. Elliott who i married had been in Abilene Only a few Day and bad Rome Here to visit i sister. Mrs i Crawford. Tho sheriff depart ment was notified of the shooting j by or. Crawford and Elyott was in Ken into custody by Deputy father Iff j c. Reynolds. Elliott id a had heard that had made i eur Senate in fue therae closeness shown. Cumming was leading his opponent by 0 5 vote when 10 of the 26 precinct had reported at two o clock. In the county race judge car a a a Wawi. Lod speck had a comfortable i j i the run off for Railroad Comber Lead Over i opponent. J. M. Be a Sidoner four year term Smith girl Vena on on the fact of the return in High Man. A rank e. Smith a leading Roy for chief Guetice of j. Duke and t. M. Wuu for coun court c. M. Cureton is to. J. K. Fuller a Lead a place in the run off e. My a a mrs. The accompanied by Friend. Soon afterwards they were Over j j taken by three automobile from Jet a and j Ore of which sprang mrs. Shanks ing or. Miu hell and j. After Tom word mrs. Shanks1 Pherson for District Clar. Struck her with a club knocking of a a Ranee Vance Malta fitted supreme assured of Lahout its being certain whether i opponent will be r. La. Buck or a. Wear. The spread Between a truck her Wim % co sni a or rare for re elects on Aal Lynch Davidson and mrs. a Cru her Down with the third ,k.,r Sii Riff John s. Bond in it a for second place to slight but attacker then alms it stripped her a Ftp 1 Dav Daon had a Lead for second of clothing so cd a a a a to a us a in Mriln Mace during the night s uvula car she s lid. And begged then a w us a Good no. Kuk varying from a few Hundred to Box is to via or Oil qty. Her Knees not to do such a thing. Threw tar on her. I by the cries of the for United states senator men. Mill Brandon declared or. 9hew�r<l . Davis 393. Mad Shanks throw buckets of tar Over Dux lib Ihrer no showered her will Fen Thea nov not. I. Davidson 35. Fer to ilk 1 a a a e no limn Una. I Kusumi m.�, a Vucicu Lynch Era. A and in the wild the. Iss Barton 100. Dixon Ietlein went on. A a they slandered Kelt 4.�T� dope 07. Colons 3 i met ilk i was a common dog j Guson 529, Robertson 449, jj1s8 Ruth Smith of Abilene witness for the state in fire criminal assault cases to be tried in judge Eif District court this week. A. I n of Mem at extremely meager i a they d top automobile com 0avijson >02. Threat it tort him it .1 to "t,.u a return from five of the twelve eng along the Road and speak to la or lieutenant governor i or had be Quot a tithe ring lit.-. Elliott a has Ithen him flair. In Sisters. Five Bucks varying to two or three thousand. It is possible for a hit Davidson to come up in the returns yet to come but the chances Are Remote. Above gentlemen you see Luis Arel Firpo the a lid Bool f Tam Pap a and miss Blanca Lourdes. Bemused of the presence of the Young lady in Firpo s entourage the wild Bool Yves almost knot Ved out before he land d to a our fair shores. Hut her passport was to Havana but he told immigration offici.3 it she was Senor Firpo do spa a Jan ignorance of stenographers pot Hooks and dashes Bhe a sent to Ehi later they no the were released when the Yeung f Welsh s take the first boat to Havana. Fee a almost six feet tall and weight Jnore than 180 pounds according to the nimble photographer. Davis entertains said at the company Waist line to a i up. A a a it were on the left Side. Walker was j incomplete return from these going North toward the business four or untie give part of town we heu the shooting be Smith 8.505. Curved an a Ernst was Beld by j King 1,942. Is Wys w a tilts a incl Al. I. the. It gunshot by ,� m. T. Elliott. Walker had recently worked for known null n untie rear Belton. . Shop and 1� out Ripe said Batur Dav morning. He is the totals King 663. King 371. Liitt Noto w . Ort Quot Ltd of a a a or of Eden. He formerly Ity d in Smith 715, Comanche county end later in a Quot gel brow n Wood. Two Sony. C. W. Walker of Des Demona and j. Q. A Valker of calf Creek near Brady and two daughters mrs. Shuptrine of Abl King Lone and or Emmett Lee of calf 4lf Creek survive. A charge of murder in Conner King ton with the shooting was flied 16. Saturday against m. T. Elliott by county attorney Frank e. Smith. H my thank admitted in Ber 208 lion f Smith 61. Terrell 278. Statement to the magistrate that for mate treasurer Terrell 1.-Mhp struck the Jinn Don girl twin Quot 996. With e club end Toro h r Obidhe for Blat superintendent of from her. All but a Flimsy under Public instruction Maria 2.080. A a commissioner of Agricula Hho lid Tutti Sparkman 1.071. Terrell 709. A i wanted to do the Job myself for com missioner Sar i took the tar from one of the gent 644. Robison 011. Binkley 405. For the count Ra-1men and poured it Over la r. Tin n i Cor a 4 follows number from Stephen. F 19 in Callahan. Lynch Davidson late returns indicated he will be to run off with Felix d. Roberison for governor. Killed husband v. 6. Wins swimming Mati Hes Over Britain Harrow of the Hill England july 26.�?�?thu United state Defeated the British Empire in the series of match Here today Between the american olympic swimming team and the picked item of leading swimmers from Tho British bid but quiet King 1.254. A to and county. 263. Bolth 494, Nolan county. 450, Smith 381. Stephen county. 270. Smith 1.588, county. 372, Smith 417, Russell Russell Rue sell Russell Russell lectured ballot screen the crowd of 2,000 or 3.000 per-1 sons which last night watched the reporter election screen was undoubtedly the quietest that aver assembled on any similar occasion j in the history of the City. If there were any cheers they w Ere inaudible to the editorial Force working on the second floor j of the reporter building and Thoj operators of the stereo Palcon to ated on the third floor. The Only signs of life the crowd i at elect Ryk former Deputy sheriff in t a ii e n into custody a shooting occurs at if Arlan Dale Box. San Antonio july 20.�? j. L. Culpepper 05, Baptist lecturer and a worker for the Heller government ticket in the look a primary Campaign a shot Arni instantly killed it Harland Alc Box into this afternoon Jim Lubbock former Deputy sheriff i Wing in id Iii the sheriff s off Lubbock a roughly handled by the crowd it the Box before taken into custody. A second shot fired before Culpepper Hail been hog through the heart a fired into Tho crow<1 without Canning injury. Answered Call. The Railroad commissioner grabbed1�?�# sack of Feather and r->f-tt7 Weaver f to raw to Lutri fill he or Quot la mus ii to Man accused Are Calvin for Railroad Cornola Mioner Shanks brother in Law of the of cps a r�?Tr4,7i Hal h 4 a wife Homer Shanks. Ii by m 114. Xuy Bora �.5. Father inlaw and Harry leather. For Railroad commissioner Man. Re Fanner Ahey and Art Jena it bal own shut Rice brother employed in i or t he t the Mye Ravilla garage. And in ohm court a retd Rise. Third brother Paul Gres Lurk 4,-5. My Ort of and Doub urn Quot a adat Justl re j Urit of a criminal appeals Lattimore 2,-090. A for a see late Hustle court civil .059. Justice supreme 60h, Wear 556, Nickle Era. I Appeal second supreme judicial District Dunklin 2,066. For Congress 17th congressional District Albright 309, Blanton i 629 for senator 24th senatorial Dis a a y \ j r a a Kuss a 663 a no a for representative 116th District Cumming 1.032. Hods 952. Siko judge 42nd judicial la i strict Ely 2,059. 1 for attorney 42nd judicial la strict Lor g 2.156. A for District clerk Mitchell 050, Fuller 1.161. Mcpherson 381. It injured Uniontown a. A a a by 26, men were injured. Seven seriously in a fall of slate in the Lamont mine of the h. C. Frick Coke company three North of Here tonight. Three of the men suffered fractured backs and their condition at the Uniontown Hospital is said to be critical. Dalla p. Texas. July 27.�?returns at i a. In. From 183 counties out of 253 in the state including 2 Complete show the following to tale for candidates in saturday s primary election i. F. Senator Davis. 24.652 Maddox 13,724 Sheppard 73.108. Governor Barton 5,976 Burkett. 6.296 Collin. 5.905 Lynch Davidson 33 408 Whit Davidson 28,146 Dixon 1.807 Ferguson 32 411 Pope 3,772 Robertson 44.522. Lieutenant governor Edwards. 39,578 Malone 12.859 Mccall is.656 Miller .19.561. Attorney general Mei on. 16,-143 Moody. 50,551 Wall 21,489 Ward 21.991. Comptroller a Baker. 19.696 Bell. 15.698 Moulden. 17,599 a. J. Smith. 12.893 Don f. Smith 9.672 Terrell 30,599. Commissioner of agriculture Sparkman 45.429 Terrell 63,793. Land commissioner a Binkley 17.710 Robison 61,128 Sargent 19.950, Railroad commission. Regular 8-year terms Gilmore 45.615 Mason �2 283 a Eaver 25,739. Railroad commissioner 4-year unexpired terms Nabors 30.507 Smith 36,362 Speer 17,772 West 12.189. Chief Justice supreme court a Buck 26.787 Cureton 40.727 year 27.935. It. P. Lamar cd Nett senator Davis 674 mad weather governor Barton. 57 Burkett 12 Collins 64 Lynch Davidson 176 Whit Davidson 193 Dixon to Ferguson 399 Pope 4t Robertson 647. Lieutenant governor Edwards 949 Malone 208 Mccall. 127 Miller 439. Attorney general see sort. 531 for sheriff Bond 1,006, o bar Moody 430 Wall 2 81 Ward. 182. Comptroller Baker 340 Bell. L. 8. Department of agriculture weather Bureau Abilene. Texas july 20.�?for Abilene and Vicinity sunday generally fair for East Texas sunday generally fair except probably local thundershowers on coast. Rainfall for 2 hours ending 7 a. In. Saturday.02 Inch. Total since first of the year 12.88 inches. Washington. July 26.�?the weather Outlook for the week beginning monday West Gulf state generally fair except that thundershowers Are probable about the Middle of i 044. Anderson 343. It for county judge speck 1.353, Stevenson 819. For county attorney Willis 28., Duke m 3. Smith 1.073. For county clerk Beasley 2.186. For county treasurer Fitts. 2 212 for tax assessor Perry 658, Howard 537. Vance 1.036. For tax collector Harkroder 1.183, Dickerson 235. Mclain 808. For county superintendent Public instruction Williams 2,185. For a Cunt commissioner precinct no. I Meyer 479, Booth 40 3. For Justice of the peace precinct no. I place no. I. Lambeth 809. Place no. 2, Ford 80?. For Constable precinct no. 3 1 Allen 40 5, Darden 378. I for Stibli weigher precinct Eitson 975. No i Young 879. 422 Moulden 135 a. J Smith. 115 Don f. Smith. 104 Terrell 290. Commissioner of agriculture a Sparkman 727 Terrell 712. Land commissioner a Binkley 187 Robison 1009 Sarge it 283. Railroad commissioner regular 6-year terms Gilmore. 245 Mason 562 Weaver. 643. Railroad commissioner 4 year unexpired term a Nabors 550 Smith 428 Speer. 239 went. 164. Chief Justice supreme court a Buck 702 Cureton. 388 Wear. 246 Travis county governor Barton. 366 Burkett 45 Collins 212 let Nch Davidson too Whit Davidson ass Dixon. Ferguson 765 Pope 12 Rob Quot f of the week warm first half of the display a a. Ala the a a a a , Semuf a a or , announced that a certain Box would be ready to report at three la. In. A if they he be Good a j titter of amusement swept through i the crowd of watchers. Old Good boxes folding chairs. Mrs. Annorah chairs that did no to fold the curb in Chat said. And other Means of support furl a Niki weary human frames were brought into play but for the most part Tho people stood. One or two yelps were let Loose de Knight reached the polls in answer to a Call declaring there Nad been trouble at the Booth and asking for an officer. Lubbock became involved in a dispute which resulted in blows John w. Davis democratic nominee pauses in the preparation of his acceptance speech to read to Lucy Nancy Post she is a granddaughter of Charles Dana Gibson the artist at whose summer estate it dark Harbor me., Davis is preparing for the Campaign. Cardington o., is held in the coun when Lei Taylor county boxes to jail at it. Gilead. O., charged showed mrs. Ferguson to be Lead with poisoning her sixth husband ing in this county. In to that Lewis Yeoman. He died june 28. Time it was the sole a a Demontra prosecutor t. B. Mateer declares j she has confessed. Four of mrs. The reporter screen eave the Yeoman a former husbands Are results All county and state Atli living. Races As far As received half a dozen men a said to have rushed for Lubbock during the altercation in which to was knocked fired twice w hello lying on his Back. According to Knight. Culpepper dipped it the first shot. Lubbock then fired a second time and is believed to have Fortuck another Man in the shoulder. The Man ran and had not been found by officers late tonight saturday dry thermometer Yvet thermometer relative humidity a degrees am. R m. 1 86 67 j89 6� 3pm 66 4by 65 591 65 690 64 783 67 884 74 977 ,. To. So it. 82 noon 84 Sunrise. 5 50 Sunset. 7 41 . 7 . 12 30 61 86 89 Fil 07 63 ntf0 257� lift nil Sun by Jisa a la 109. It Lincoln. Neb. Dallam county. S. Senator Davis. 99 Maddox 12 Sheppard 154. Gov a nor Barton 30 Burkett 7 Collins 4 Lynch Davidson too Whit Davidson 56 Dixon. 5 Ferguson 37 Pope 19 Robertson 54. Lieutenant governor Edwards Malone. 39, Mccall. 27 Miller Chicago july 26.�?brigadier general Charles g. Dawes Republican nominee for vice president will open by National Campaign with an address at Lincoln. Neb August i a. It was announced at Republican headquarter today. Attorney general a Melsom 81 Moody 105 Wall 32 Ward 65. Shelb county p. S. Senator Davis 463 Mui Dox 111 Sheppard 433. Covet no a Barton. 59 by act. 8 Collins. 72 Lynch Davidson. 193 Whit Davidson 878 Dixon i. Per Guson us Pope 147 Robertson �232. Lieutenant governor re Vard continued on Page 2. Column 5.

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