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Abilene Morning News, The (Newspaper) - March 23, 1927, Abilene, Texas West Texas9 Own Newspaper THE ABILENE MORNING NEWS WEST TEXAS partly colder In Pan Thursday colder In tcuttt REPULS Triangle Slayers Repudiate Confessions SECON Albert Snyder Struggled For Salesman In Latest Story To Offi cers Says By The Associated Press NEW March Euth Snyder and her Henry Judd a corset were in sep arate cells in the Queens coun ty jail tonight after both had in alleged con fessions to the murder Sunday morning of Snyders hus After a day spent going through the formal processes of the line up and arraign the blonde wife and the dapper salesman tonight were allowed a few hours respite from Husband Buried Outside the a procession late oday bore to the grave body the middleaged Al a chloroform and a picture wire was to set free the young whose said ths of her In fatuation for the How free She was actually was brought home to her when her requests that she be under guard If need to attend the were curtly according to District Attorney Newcombe of Queens county formal will be sought against Snyder and her admitted The it is will be first degree mur United for first time since the police discovery of the hidden In wan and tiredlooking after his questioning in Syracuse and train ride today gazed tor a moment at each other as they sat close together in the Jamaica Ave nue Avoid Glances Then they turned away their eyes and looked at the magistrate their pleading asked that the confes sions of the two be officially aside on the grounds they were obtained from the pair by coercion on the part of the after keeping them awakefor many hours by constant By Universal Service NEW March the artist tried to with his boots He fought for his He strug gled with his the owleyec little 125pounder Henry Judd y who had stolen his wifeg and with that blonde beau ty who had sworn to honor fend obey him until death did them who has confessed her share In hastening that And Albert put up ft brave despite the fact that he fiad been drugged almost into in Wife Hits Him I had to hit him twice with the window Gray said In his latest since repudiated by his And then Tom the name Snyders friends have given hit him another clip after he had tried to choke me and forced me to drop the We wanted to kill him so Tom could have his it was increased only It is at the wifes In and she could be well cared for on that and 1 could come to seeher as much as I wanted Gilliam Brothers Stop Mexican0il Operations SAN March 22 Sanches gen eral manager of Gilliam independent oil company which operated In an that his company had TVJmndoned all of its work in lee would confine Its activities to Texas Navarro said that enforcement of the Mexican oil regulations it impossible for hit company continue Ja Editor Of Fords Magazine in News Here Is ed itor of the Dearborn Henry Fords weekly Articles In this paper led Aaron organizer of farm coop erative to sue Ford for Story at Right iUliU U LUlIII IMPHISS IhiXLu ULflii NIIITIL Federal Judge Suggests Drastic Case Revision To Sapiros Counsel At Session By The Associated Press March The SapiroFord libel suit hit two high spots today and then dropped into the Williams editor of the Fordowned Dearborn Inde shouldered complete re sponsibility for all articlespublish ed in the weekly and for its edi torial to the entire exclu sion of the motor Then Federal Judge Fred of Grand warned counsel for Aaron that in drawing their declaration of 21 counts and 141 separately al leegd libels against Henry they had permitted it to become in sufficient in precision and too un wieldy for the average un familiar with legal red to He suggested drastic which Sapiros counsel saicl would be probably to morrow After with the softspoken Cameron sitting idly In the witness chair most of the William Henry Sapiros chief of took up one by one the various charges of libel and Iden tified them from the files of back numbers of the Dearborn Inde The entire process devel oped Into a Stewart Hanley of counsel for Ford stood alongside Each time Gallagher started to read from the with an nouncement of the Identifying paragraph and Hanley would interpose an irrelevant and and has no bear ing upon the question it Judge Raymond would overrule the Gallagher would pro ceed with his reading and Hanley would direct the court stenogra pher to note an exception to the judges SHANGHAI STREETS STREWN WITH BONES OF CANTONESE SOWERS AFTER ONSLAUGHT American Troops Are Hurried Out To Reinforce British Force Defending International Road Settlement Bridge Young Singer At Dallas Is Lauded By Universal March international settlement is heavily guarded This Chinese soldiers rushed the barriers of the British troops and volunteers gave The fight continued for two Casualties were All foreigners have been ordered to evacuate No Mans a residential The streets were strewn with after the clash between the British troops and the The attackers were dis Sun Chuan Fang It is reported that the Dur ham killed 30 Chinese invaders when they stormed the barriers of the in ternational Bitter Fighting Bitter fighting is reported In the Markham road on the out skirts of between the Cantonese troops and the Northern Sporadic fires have broken caused by bursting The International settlement guard has been doubled In some Father Founded Famous Business In Kansas City By The Associated Press KANSAS March vice president and a director of Armour and Company died at hia home here leaving Ogden Arm our of Chicago the only surviving member of the second generation of the famous packing who had been In charge of the Armour interests in Kansas since succumb ed to pneumonia which developed as the result of injuries suffered in a fall a month who was Rebecca Camp of and Wat son a were at the other members of the family will arrive here Armour had no Charles Armour was born In Madison New the son of one of the five brothers from a New York farm originally associated in the packing Industry founded as a butcher shop In Milwaukee by Philip father of Ogden present head of the and John Planking In addition to his packing Inter ests here Charles Armour was largely interested in the develop ment of Kansas years hundreds of acres of what now is some of the best resi dential land in the i Jail Enter Tulsa Case By The Associated Press March Ralph arraigned to day on charges of murder as result of the fatal shooting of JLmmie Martz In a downtown cafe oa March pleaded not guilty and held to the county jail without Jlnunie dlvotled vrtgertrf the Way was the bride of the man accused of They were married last who died was burled this Big Sum Given Institute At Houston For Faculty By The Associated Press March George Cohen of Tues day announced a gift of to Rice Institute here to provide a building on the campus for tho fac ulty of the institutionAn addition al the announcement has been the Income from which VfSus to be used for mainten Thft ffifts ere tributes of son to hlii father and and Itobtrt L Cohen ot By The Associated Press March ing of testimony in the trial of Anita charged with killing her Leonard a Spavlnaw start ed late today following a wrangle of In which the defense won its Judge Coppedge refused to admit statements alleged to have been made by Ben her al leged after he was informed of the finding of the into the and declared unless the state te able to prove that an arrangement had been made be tween Schuh and Greer prior to his departure for Iowa whereby he was to write to such letters would not be permitted as evi Willacy Sheriff Refused Request By The Associated Press March Federal Judge Tuesday refused to allow Ray mond former sheriff of Willacy and his former Frank to go to the federal penitentiary at Leav enworth Both were recently convicted on peonage Teller asked that he be accorded the privileyo of making the journey to the pris on by The judge told both Teller and Brandt that a deputy United States marshal must accompany him and would start from Hous ton Thursday Immediately after the decision was made the two men were taken to the city killing Greer and sentenced to life Bodies Of PanAmerican Flyers To Arrive In By Universal Service bodies of Captain Woolsey and John army goodwill flyers who lost their lives in an airplane crash at Buenos are ex pected to arrive at tomorrow on board the eteamer the war department an nounced The two pilots were killed Feb ruary 26 when their plane collide In with a sister ship of the PanAmerican By Universal Service March American marines and Allied troops successfully withstood the first assaults on the international settlement at Shanghai by rioting By Universal Service Protests were sent to Washing ton against Consul General for withholding Marines and refusing to co operate vvltJi the other defend It was reported The American Chamber of It Is lias sent the against Gaunn to Tlie re port could not be confirmed Separate Fights Opened Trio In Chicago AH Charged With Slay ing Men By The Associated Press March Three charged with mur Including one supposed to have killed her husband after an argument over whether he should wear a belt or began separate fights today to prevent the state from carrying out its announced purpose of hanging No woman ever has been exe cuted in this Bertha 48 years went to trial today for kill ing her after an argument over whether he should wear a belt or a powerful said she strangled him to death with his own The slaying was met July trial tomorrow for the slaying of her February 28 The state charges she fired five bullets Into his body because of jealousy over her husbands al leged attentions to other In contrast to these middle aped women is 20yearold Florence and bobbed hair She pleaded not guilty today when arraigned for killing her James 23 years February Admiral commander of the Asiatic re ported to the navy department to Order has been restored in the settlement for the present but the situation is still he No Americans have been reported killed or wounded thus he re A general strike was immediately called by agitators when the Cantonese entered the causing motor cotton mills and other In dustries to the admiral reportedThe dispatch follows Gnnmen Appear Upon the appearance of the gunmen appeared in various parts of thecity and in discriminate firing at foreigners and Chinese occurred after noon and One Punjab soldier three Punjabs and seven other foreign ers were reported wounded during See SHANGHAI WAR Page 4 Kentuckian Given Pardon by State By The Associated Press March One wrong righted by the par doning today of Conley Dabney Harlan county officials continued their Investigation to determine why Marie 27 years old testified at his trial that she him kill Mary Miss Vickery returned Saturday and denied that she knew Miss Jack son or Dabney was serv ing a life sentence for having murdered At the trial Miss Jackson testi fied she had known the Vickerj and had seen Dabney kil but when thev were brouph together in the Harlan county jai she could not identify Uic Mystery still surronds the iden tlty of the woman whose bod was found in an abandoned mine and at first believed to be tha of the Vickery GAS FUMES FATAL By The Associated Press March Callison was founc asphyxiated at her room in a hot here early presumablj from fumes given off by a ga Her husband found her bods on the bed when ho entered th She la last known to hav been seen alive about 11 m when she returned from a show accompanied by a IS SELF Animal Of Is Of Uncertain But He Will Enter Million Dollar Kennel Show BY FRED VAX DEVEXDER CniTcrsal Staff Corres pondent Remember the creek by your old How the willows drooped as you went down With your dog and a hickory pole ana line To fish and swim till supper time Remember the way your dog would And get the stick youd throw to him After hed licked your hand In a play ful As you sat on the bank on a sunny day March made doir to have ft very prominent place among worth of pedigreed animals at the Chicago Kennel Club show here next Permission to enter the only dog to make his own was given today to Frank by Alexan der president of the The dog was en under a special dispen sation last The dog of uncertain line TV as found back Jo 1921 by aa he was returning home from HD had paused at an alley and gazed compassionately at a shaggy little bundle of a The friendless pup crcrpt whined gently and Hcked the boys extended Touched by Frank took him wash ed and brushed gave him named him Steve and adopted Steve has become the Idol o the par ticularly since he chased and chewed the leg of a thief BO enthusiastically as cause him to drop he had stolen from Sarah Fel Because of the rather rigid rules of the dog show Stewart rejected the Ini tial request to give Steve a place in this years Then along came Franks let containing an eloquent plea for of self made dopr and Stewart Frank Is so proud of Steve and his rise to fame that ho does not want him to be called a mut or mongrel because thinks the dog has earned the right to be treated with by the with his long rough hair and gen eral appears to be more sheep dog anything So far the dog experts have been unable to discover In what category he ex cept that he is not a thorough There Is no love like thn love a boy has for hia Stewart said in accepting for which no entrance fee will be Elizabeth 17yearold pu pil in high school las been acclaimed a second SchumannHeink by Giorgio Po musical director of the Chicago Civic Opera She can sing nearly three Polacco calls her voice one In a Scheduled to Die March 25 Will Be Re turned to Farwell County Soon By The Associated Press March shadow of the electric chair which has fallen across George Hassell of confessed slayer of 13 temporarily receded today when it became known he probably will not die March the date originally set for his A tangle of legal technicali ties which has been thrown around the case was made more Court Is Disrupted When Defendant Strikes At Accuser By Universal Service LOS March Enraged by a question hurled at him on cross examination by de fense attorney Gerard DC World veteran and Hollywood fenc ing who is suing Stuart film for for an alleged unjustfled leaned from the witness chair In court this after noon and attempted to reach his He was seized by court bailiffs and forcibly After apologizing to the the ques tioning proceeded Kidder had asked Merveaux Didnt you tell Victor McLaglan back In 1924 that you intended to abduct Miss Violet Blacktonc 14 yearold daughter of the defend and failing in this that you intended to kill her Youre a shouted the fencing master and leaped from his who was the star of the film version of What Prlco Glory was in the courtroom at the De Merveauxs cross examination continued throughout the A number of motion picture stars were in the Some of them will probably be called as defense of pardon advisors recommend ed to Governor Dan Moony that a second 30day stay of execution be granted Hassell on the Aground that the records of skcxw Hai sell gave notice of appeal when he was sentenced by the Reprieve Granted Hasseil was to have been electro cuted February but a 30 dny reprieve was granted him by Gov ernor Dan Moody in order that court of criminal appeals might act on an appeal Hassells attorneys were said to have been preparing and so that a proposed In sanity hearinc micht No appeal has been filed and as far as known by officials no Insanity hearing has been Puzzlement over the case started this morning when Governor Moody was notified by Reese Tat court official at that the sheriff of Farmer county will be ordered to remove Hassell from the Texas penitentiary to a safe jail pending a decision of an ap peal In the court of criminal ap Appeal Pending It was believed this morning by thegovernors secretarial force that Hassell could not be executed with an appeal even though it has not actually been consummated by fllinj In tha criminal appeals The action of the board of par In recommending a second act of executive was regarded as an indication that an other reprieve will be necessary to prevent Hassells execution March Local Demolays Plan Busy Season Cof f eyville Riot Probe Under Way By Associated Press March reigned here tonight as national guardsmen patrolled tho streets afer civil and military authorities decided this afternoon to continue military The 10 oclock closing which has been in effect sirice the race rioting of Friday remained In Meanwhile county and city au thorities wero pushing an tigation Into the In which four were and Into the attack on two white girls by three negroes Thursday which precipitated tho WHIPPKUS INDICTET By The Associated insss March George Wotnack nndi were Imlicted today by a Toombs county grand jury on charges of assault and battery as a result of a whip ping administered it May 1926 to negro resident of Cedar Creek The old axiom about hs play and undesirable ro Is just about the Abi lene Demolays have the approach of spring has found their fancies turning not only to thoughts of the opposite but social affairs as Louis master counsellor of the local organiza announced According to the re cently ended winter season wit nessed a decided lull in DeMolay Oflicials of the chap ter have decided that a series of social including dances and parties will Instill a new interest into the An entertainment committee has been appointed and is now mak ing plans to carry out the pro Preparations for a Demo lay talent play also are beinff BOY KILLS SELF By Tho Associated NEW March his a reprimanded him for low marks on his school report Frank 13 years took his fathers revolver and kit himself at his home in Richmond Hill boy at Richmond Hill fetflfc ;