Abilene Reporter News Newspaper Archives

- Page 1

Issue Date:
Pages Available: 18
Previous Edition:

About Abilene Reporter News

  • Publication Name: Abilene Reporter News
  • Location: Abilene, Texas
  • Pages Available: 844,884
  • Years Available: 1917 - 1977
Learn More About This Publication

About NewspaperArchive.com

  • 2.17+ Billion Articles and Growing Everyday!
  • More Than 400 Years of Papers. From 1607 to Today!
  • Articles Covering 50 U.S.States + 22 Other Countries
  • Powerful, Time Saving Search Features!
Find Your Ancestors Now

View Sample Pages : Abilene Reporter News, April 02, 1938

Get Access to These Newspapers Plus 2.17+ Billion Other Articles

OCR Text

Abilene Reporter News (Newspaper) - April 2, 1938, Abilene, Texas Allene Reporter -iOtetos VOL. LVI I, NO. 315. ■WITHOUT, OR    WITH OFFENSE TO FRIENDS OR    TOES,WE SKETCH YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS    COES,"-Bt Ton A.Mrliteri ITm. (Art ABILENE, TEXAS, SATURDAY MORNING, APRIL 2, 1938.—TEN PAGES Demo Efforts To Speed Reform Bill Passage Fail I •——._................. House Motion lo End Debate For Vote Loses t»«»l (“nu run PRICE 5 CENTS EXPLODES IN HAND— Fear Action May Presage Doom Of Reorganization WASHINGTON, April I— (AP)—The hou*e dealt the administration leadership a stunning blow tonight and forced it to abandon plans for shoving the president's government reorganization bill through to early passage. BTU, LOSES FIRST TEST By a vote of 191 to 149, the opposition leadership achieved its first objective, the postponement of a final vote on the measure, and then JOKESTERS CALLING DOG POUND FOR 'MR. BARKER' GET SERVICE; CANINE RIOT ACCOMODATES 'EM OAKLAND. Calif., April I—ijp —Jokesters who called the Oak-pound and asked for "Mr. Barker” got the surprise of their lives today. Poundmaster R. C, Trotter went to gieat pains to prepare for the scores of telephone calls received each April I, He trained*a dozen dogs to bark loudly whenever he mapped his fingers.    " When a punster called the pound and inquired for ’ Mr. Barker” Trotter gave his canine chorus the signal and the limultaneous barks, yelps and cries of the dogs nearly split the eardrum of the astonished listener. Church Support Of Nazis Draws Bomb Kills Juarez Papal Protest DOCTORS EXAMINE FATAL SERUM Calls poured In at an astonishing rate, however “I've already worn out three dogs,” Trotter laughed. Austro Bishop's Plebiscite Plea Hit By Vatican VATICAN CITY, April I—(Jp)— The Vatican radio station said to-I night, in a broadcast dealing with the Austrian bishop’s recent pastoral letter advising the faithful to support the new regime: “It is not the duty of the ecclesiastical authorities to speak of the economic, social or political suc-| cesses of a government and to meas-! ure these same successes.” There was no official comment on j the broadcast and the identity of the speaker, who delivered his statement in German, was not given. The speaker said his address should I be taken in connection with a statement published tonight by L’Osser-vatore Romano. Vatican newspaper, that the Vatican had not been consulted by the Austrian bishop before or after the pastoral letter was issued. | (The latter, read in all Catholic predicted the Mil's ultimate defeat t.    AP™    i.-    T -An administration proposal to help    in    Austria    Sunday,    asked a The ballot taken as tile result of business out of the slump by broadening lending powers of the Recon-    allegiance    to    Germany In *!__e_!?8UlL0f ■traction    Finance    Corporation    sped through The senate today    ‘he April 10 Plcbisci* °n Austro- Acting    with    speed    reminiscent of    its pace in the 1933 banking emer-    °erman union > gency. the chamber approved the measure In precisely two minutes. I Tho unidentified broadcaster said voice votes on one amendment and on passage were taken Jmme- ' b*s addre.ss was in reply to an article dlately after the noon roll call,    Published by Das Schwarze    Korps. when only a handful of senators    ®erdn newspaper of nazi S.S.    troops. were in their seats. While some senators obviously were unaware of what was happening; a few answered "aye” on both Senate Passes RFC Loan Bill Broader Lending Powers Approved In Exactly 2 Minutes By Voice Vote WASHINGTON, April I.—~>tP)—An administration proposal to help a parliamentary maneuver, was technically upon the question of whether or not the house should vote immediately upon a motion to end general debate on the reorganization bill. But, whatever, its technical aspects, its meaning w as so plain the motion to end debate wa* withdrawn quickly bv its maker, Chairman Cochran <D-Mo), of the reorganization committee, and in the next minute he moved the house adjourn until tomorrow. HGT DEBATE The action came after a day of seething debate and crafty parliamentary tactics, in which the opponents of the measure used every device available under the ‘‘filibuster-proof’ rules of the house to delay action. Their purpose, they repeatedly asserted, was to postpone final action until a flood of telegrams protesting against passage of the measure could have an effect upon wavering supporters of the bill. More than 50,000 telegrams were received today. Striving to offset the effect of these messages, Repress * atlve , Rayburn <D-Tex>, democratic floor leader, recalled “faked” telegrams which were sent during the battle over the public utilities holding company act. Rayburn said later he did not regard the vote of tonight as a test I of how the house would vote on the bill itself. Jubilant oppositionists contended.' however, the ballot was a clear showing of house sentiment on the bill. CHURCH LEADER School Trustees To Be Named Today Voters in a majority of Texas school districts will name trustees in elections today. In Taylor county all school districts except the Abilene independent will name from one to three trustees. Abilene elections are held at the same time as regular city plebiscites. ■Three county board members will be named in Taylor county-one at large, one from precinct I and one from precinct 2. Cc: mon school districts will each name one trustee for a three year term; common consolidated and independent districts will pick either two or three for three year terms. REV. P. I). OBRIEN • • • O'Brien Heads Baptist Dis ! Election Marks Close Of Two Day Convention votes, Vice President Garner s gavel cracked twice and the bill went to the house. Introc » ;d by Senator Glass iD-Va), "I ^9 ir’’ of the federal reserve system and author of much major banking legislation, the bill would permit the RPC to make loans to business without restriction on maturity. The corporation either could make loans, or buy securities. In addition, the bill would permit advances to state and other political subdivisions for construction projects. Under the measure, the corporation could make available SI,-500.00.000 for new lending. . Little opposition to the measure v.as expected in the house, but leaders there, busy with the Administration's government reorganization bill, have not yet set a date for consideration. Clouds Brake Mercury Skid Ominous downward skid of temperatures apparently was snapped late last night as low-hanging clouds moved over Abilene to bring warmer weather. Minimum of 37.4 degrees was registered bv the airport weather bureau at IO o'clock, after a steady drop from the days maximum of 60 degrees at noon. Orchardists, truck gardeners, and farmers in general were apprehensive of damage to young vegetables : and fruit, as freezing temperatures I and frost were threatened mhe weather bureau reported a thermometer reading of 38 degrees at IO 25 pm., as the downward fall was stopped. At ll p. m. the reading *yas 332. Corpus Christi. Mayor Timed Device Mailed Victim Explosion Blinds Office Employe, Wrecks Office, Scene Of Tragedy I EL :AS0' Tcx'’ April 1“(Ap)—Mayor Jose Borunda E of Juarez. Mex was killed in his office tonight when a time bomb exploded in his hands. Domingo Barraza, an office employe, was injured seriously his eyes blown out. Humberto Escobar, city clerk, was in the office at the time of the explosion but escaped injury. The mayor's office was J  -—......... 2 Avoca Wells Finish Gauge Humble Producer Rates Potential Of 3,170 Barrels ORLANDO. Fla.. Dr. J. N. Patterson, right, director of ft ate health laboratories of Florida, and Dr. H. A. Day. left, president of the Orange county, Florida, medical association, are shown above ex amining a bottle of serum used in cancer treatment which came under state and federal investigation after the death of seven persons who were given injections in an Orlando clinic. (Acme telephoto.) wrecked. Doors and windows were blown out. Herlberto Garcia Rivas. Juarez district attorney, who conducted a preliminary investigation, said Borunda returned to his office tonight to look over a package he had received in the morning mail. The bomb, Garcia said, was wrapped inside the package. When the mayor opened it, it exploded lh his hands. Barraza was struck in the face by fragments of dynamite and knocked down. The mayor struggled and fell a few feet away, his face and the middle portion of his body mangled.    *    J Doctors lured was sitting at a away. Oen Education Unit Penalizes AHS Overcrowding Basis For Dropping School From Southern Association 1.'“^«r“lS2Lrf.SS3S,d I'e“'rd*1' bec'“”lto IM JV“SSS5S3£7 o7h—-d,opp''1- 5-    ■>""»*    ™L--I,t    AL. Completion of railroad commission gauge on two Avoca north wells was reported here Friday af. I temoon. the mayor**wound^before he died no'sT'w^hrn nef‘nIn|! romp’r-* The package. Riva.    w„    ^bibbed    th. postmarked from the Hotel Reals , ? potential for the north end Chihuahua City, Mexico, and °* flrld wlth a n°w 530 harbor'’ the name and address of one rels in four hours through tubing of Eorunda's relatives. Officers and 1*8 Inch choke, giving it a believed the latter were faked, daily potential rating of 3,170 bar-however,    |    nlg The city clerk who was unin desk 12 feet Juan Felipe Rico, military Pressures were 325 pounds on the casing and 180 pounds on the tubing. The well is on the northeast •side of the pool. being i£ the south comand'r at Juarez, across the Rio ba^ ®f section 190-BBI?&C survey, Grande from here, took marge * <WW'-I*BL. PRODUC ER the city hall and directed the in-■ ves ligation. He placed a squadron in front of the building with rifles and pistols. in?''■f®* /^pusand Juarez residents ha*1 aI1 streets leading to the city which closed a meeting yesterday Colleges and Secondary Schools in Dallas. Another dropped was Home For Children Taken In City Limits Bv ordinance, the city commission Friday afternoon took the site of the Kendrick Home for Children into the corporation limits. The ordinance, passed on both first and second readings, set forth a description of the route followed to the site. and of the campus for the home itself. The property, exempt from taxation whether in the Tile Rev, P. D. O'Brien, pastor of the limits" bv Sn!™ 5““ ,\nt° I the First Baptist church at siam- fom sn? n rinLrf t^?7 J?.* five‘ ford, was elected president of the mfhiir rLn V «    G*p Seventeenth district Baptist con- strip going down th! hf. hPlan‘ the i en Hon in closing sessions of a two- followed in SIS bi«h*ay. was day meeting at H.rdin-Simmons [fZ? includln* the municipal university yesterday afternoon.    Contract    fnr    th*    Knm.    a Other officers are. Mrs. Elton been Ie? In? th! ™ already has Rhodes. Abilene, secretary; the Rev. Oates A-* cAn ‘ n u wf ,?' 8 A. A. Brian of Merkel, treasurer; starting work withmVweek. ** Observers credited the clouds with bringing warmer readings, a 16-mile-per-hour wind continued to blo wout of the northeast, however, and possibility remained that a dropping of temperatures and stilling of witids might combine to produce a damaging frost. • • • By The Associated Press Texas Panhandle farmers, cheered by snowfall beneficial to ranges and grain crops Friday, feared a damaging frost tomorrow. If skies should clear, as forecast, a frost is anticipated. Amarillo expected a possible low of 29 degrees last night. Snowfall had tapered off late in the day after a quarter inch to an inch of moisture had fallen in that area, in the Oklahoma Panhandle, southeastern Colorado and southwestern Kansas. Geo. Washington Never Heard Tale Of Cherry Tree HOUSTON April I—UPV—This was April Fool day but George Washington, negro, could not tell a lie. George pleaded guilty when the judge asked him if he burglarized a produce house. The Judge gave him a five year suspended sentence and then asked facetiously: "Was that a peach or cherry tree that you cut down?” George Washington, negro, was puzzled. Judge,” he stammered. “I never cut down no tree no where. That must have been another George." Dudley To Address State Educators J- M. Cook of Abilene, vice presi dent in charge of Sunday school activities; the Rev. Mr. Cartledge of Eastland, vice president in charge of B T.U. activities; and Mrs. J. B Buckley of Abilene, vice president in charge of W. M. U. activities Tile election, in which members of the board also were chosen, fol lowed W.M u. and BTU. conferences and a message on “Evangelism" by the Rev. P. C. McGahey of Breckenridge. Members of the board are: from the Callahan association, the Rev. J. S. Pierce, the Rev. Joe R. Mayes, the Rev. F A. Hollis; Jones county, the Rev. Henry Littleton, the Rev. L. A. Doyle and Ed Powell; Fisher county, the Rev. O. D. Henley, the Rev. D. G. Reeves and the Rev. John P. Hardesty; Haskell, and the Rev. H. R. Whatley, the Rev. W. D. Green and the Rev. Lowell Ponder; Cisco, the Rev. H. D. Blair, the Rev. T. L. Nipp and the Rev. Phil McGahey; Stonew-all, the Rev. J. B. Rowan; Stweetwater, the Rev F w*shtvpty«. .    .    , uooaup. me Rev. X Blair end    *    £££ Other members of the board, not    company PasLi^N™^” ureS?*11 ho sen by associations, are: sen*?! Wylie Board Head Denies Statement LUBBOCK. Ay. .1 I—1,4s)—Approximately 600 educators of the state attended the session here tonight of the three-day articulation conference, sponsored by Texas Technological college. Final session of the conference at which advisability of a 12-ycar public school system in Texas has been discussed by protm ent educators will be conducted Saturday morning. Speaker s on Saturday’s program will include W. C. Blankenship, superintendent at Big Spring; L. E. Dudley, superintendent at Abilene. H. L. DeShazo, president and retiring member of the Wylie school board, yesterday told the Reporter New.-, that a statement attributed to him in Friday mcmlr.c's edition was erroneous. He said the spokesman who reported he (De-Shazo) had endorsed two candidates .seeking election as trustees was not authorized to make the 12-v car j statement. Asks Wool Contents Designation Measure WASHINGTON Tax Bill Senate Passage Forecast WASHINGTON. April I — Inaners predicted today that the senate would pass the tax revision bill by next weekend. Chairman Harrison (D-Miss) of the senate finance committee arranged to make a radio address Sunday night (CBS* outlining provisions of the measure as revised bv his committee. Eoth were left off the approved i list because of excessive pupll-j teacher loads. MORE ROOM A MI ST* Significance of the action. Prin-I cipal Byron England said, is that no graduate of Abilene school will be permitted to enter any college outside Texas which is a member of the association without passing an entrance examination. “It also means that we're going to have to have some more room,” he added, “x x x We can’t go on holding classes in underpasses.” Regulations of the Southern association limit classes to 30 students and rule that no teacher may conduct more than five classes, allowing a maximum of 150 pupils per teacher. When he forwarded his report to the association in October, England said, there were 99 classes violating the restriction. That total did not include physical training and glee club units, he added. H. S. Fatherree, assistant superintendent of the city school system, said omission from the approved list had been threatened for the past five or six years. Both officials reported that several leachers have been required to instruct as many as six of the over-size classes. Enrollment at the high school is 1.850 students. The faculty has 65 members. Supt. L. E. Dudley could not be reached for a statement. He was in Lubbock to attend a conference of West Texas educators. Their discussion was expected to center on the 12-grade school system proposed in Texas. Two Bar Groups Meet In Abilene Both Guests At Luncheon Session Of County Body Executive committeemen of th< Texas Junior Bar association and district judges from the 40 counties in the Seventh administrative district were arriving here last night. Bar association executives today will attend their monthly meeting, the first to be held in Abilene. Their purpose in assembling is to formulate policies. Some will be put in | force at once, others presented at the annual convention of the Tex-89 Bar association this summer in Houston. Ignacio J. Lomeli, Chihuahua state attorney general in a telephone conversation with the El j Paso Times, said an Investigation already was under way in Chihuahua City, and indicated postal employes would be included in the questioning. ( Mayor Borunda. prominent political figure for years, took office Jan. I He formerly was a congressman from the Juarez district. Borunda had been involved in a political feud between Gov. Gus- !taV? ii Talamantes of Chihuahua and Former Gov. ~ Fain-McOaha and Sinclair Prai-ne No. 2 Mrs. Frances Olsbn, a on# location northeast extension for the pool and a north offset to the No. 8 Heliums flowed 649 barrels in eight hours through three-inch tubing 'nr* two-inch choke to establish a daJy potential of 1,949 8 barrels. Pe&sures remained at loo pounds equalized or casing and tubing. The producifion was from natural Palo Pinto lane at 3.220-33 feet. Location is in the west half of the northeast quarter of section . 190-BBB&C survey. Fain-McGaha and Sinclair Prairie staked location and were skidding rig yesterday for No. I Swedish Lutheran Evangelical church, 330 feet out of the southwest comer of the east half of the northeast quarter of section 190, same survey, for an east offset. ^    Gen    M    i In Shackelford county’s ivy    pool, I    ?    Qutveu° ls charged in Dancigcr Oil & Refineries No. 2 J. '    \    Pfna    C°«Urt    *ith    murder    in    E. McCown was placed on railroad Jot    FcdPral Senator    commission    potential gauge yester- the ae Posad* in Juarez a few weeks {ia.v- It is estimated between 1.000 r,    and L .500 barrels per day following Mayor    Borunda was    identified    1.000-gallon    acidization in    Palo with the    political    faction    headed by    Pinto lime    at 3,189 to 3,212    feet, Governor Talamantes, bitter foe of > depth. the Que vc clo clan which ruled the - *~ state until Talamantes' election tw< years ago. Lamesa Fire Burns 4,000 Cotton Bales Wylie’s Thespians County Champions District Judges met at the call of Judge W. R Chapman their pre-siding officer, who occupies the bench in 194th district court. He said their principal business would be discussion of their One-Act Play Of Elmdale Second Students of the speech department of Wylie school were awarded O Brien. Cartledge. Cook. E. S. _    _    a senate subcommittee to approve a Cummines. preadult at tile Bap- cintents'and'The^eTJ0' tut Brotherhood ct the nth dis-1 trict, and Mrs. J. B. Buckley. Protect the consumer. REBELS IN SIGHT OF SEA— Loyalist Defenders Abandon Lerida In Flames VICI A ITX t Saierdi t HENDAYE, France. (At the Spanish Fronter), April I—(JP)—Spanish insurgent authorities at Irun said tonight they had received an official dispatch from the front saying Lerida, key city in the drive to Barcelona, had been abandoned by its government defenders and was in flames. At the same time the insurgents announced capture of Valderrobres, vital center of communications on the border rf Tarragona province 30 miles from the Mediterranean. of Gandesa. which is only 21 miles from the sea. The troops, they said, "could see the Mediterranean’ from their mountain positions. (The government clung to positions south of Lerida and machine-gunners across the Segre river, paralleling the main highway into the city from the southwest, raked the insurgent lines and slowed the advance of insurgent troops up the river valley. nigh t ordered 3,000 Spanish govern- in robres where their troop, were Mid night ordered 3000'SwiulT»v, to he*, advanced within lour miles Intent mllUllcrreCef held •France until it could be decided where to send them Three special trains—which were to have carried the troops toward the eastern Spanish coast after their flight to Fiance—stood empty at the station after instructions came from Paris countermanding original orders to move the men back. Officials did not give their reasons for the change in plans. The militiamen, who had fled from Spain to escape the conquering sweep of insurgent armies, were to nave been taken to Cerbere on F: alice s coastal frontier, to return See LOYALISTS, Pf lo, Col 8 a HOJEM AND partly cloud.. WIST TK.VAS; Mot fly fair, colder in currmc .outhr.,, portion, no, ,« ruid the Panhandle Saturday; sunday par,'* clottdj and w miller In    „„d north portion,. I VSI TEXAS: GMorally fair. r.crpt .homer* on e.trpnie loner coast, colder In rad and .outh portion. Saturda. ; Nunda! partly cloudy, rl. ng temperature rn north portion. I re»h ,,, .iron* northerly Hind, ..II the roast Saturday. hee..min* moderate saturday night. OKI V HOM A: Pair, not .o cold Saturdav and s anda.,. Itan<re of temperature .derris! ' M.    Hoi    R 4*    ........ 47    ........ 4«    ........ 4ft ....... 46    ........ 46    ........ 46    ........ 4H ........ SI ........ SS ........ Violators Of Stop Signs Paying Off Traffic officers again were busy with stop sign violators on down ;wn streets. Eight tickets were issued and again numerous drivers warned. Several offenders had appeared at police headquarters last hight to pay their $1 fine without taking the trouble to appear in corporation court this morning. Judge E. M Overshiner made the statement yesterday that he was not accepting any excuses for violations of stop signs xxx one of the most dangerous things a motorist can do.” One ticket was issued for parking ’n an alley and about 20 for parking at a “dead meter." LAMESA Tex , April 1—uPi—More than 4,000 bales of government loan i cotton were destroyed today by a fire sweeping through the warehouse son county warehouse company. Fire department officers estimated flrst place la5t nlght in the Tay-the blaze would continue at least lor county one-act play tourna-dockets    respective    24 hours.    ment. The play was "Be Home special judges    wm    be    assimmd    Ge°I'ge D‘    Nornia«- one of the    By    Midnight”    with Mrs. B. D. Ap- icaai judges    will    be    assigned.    owners said    4.300 bales were lost.    Pkton    as    director. Both groups    will    be    honor guests    Thp cotton was insured, however. I today at the monthly luncheon of. The origin of the fire was unde- the Taylor County Bar association. I Ermined. It will be held at the Hilton hotel.    -7      —    ' Junior bar members    who were    to    Hamlin    Fire LOSS be here are Frank Benzoni of Tv-    a    a    CO Ann ler, president; Joe F Briscoe of    n°Ced    At    58,000 San Antonio, vice-president; Jack    HlKjri IW    .    ^ P. Bond of Terrell, vice-president    HAMLIN,    April I —Fire did    an Fred Hartley of Waco, John A. 2.,?1    damage here early Hamilton of Matador. Robert t    -v morning    when a blaze    of ......... 4 ......... ti    ......!..... ......... 7    ......... ......... a    ..... ......... a    ....... ......... lo    ...... I A- ...... ll    ........ Cd Midnl-lit «nri lout,* temper.:; art-. P. rn, >estertin!, NO \ :io. ,ur„ . jeitr nco, 7*> j. ^ Sunset ) est-nifty,    sunrise ll::*; .unset tod#}, 6;ft0. Burglary Suspects m Nabbed By Police *      AH    ' P. M Bl 49 46 43 40 59 40 <• 9 date a todft). Cole Jr., o7 Houston, Ross Madole Pnd.etermlned oriSin destroyed two of San Antonio, Frederick B, Isely s esa buildings and damaged of San An eg lo. Larrford Carlton of an°[her- Conroe and J. Robert Lilies of Con-    Lone star cafe and a vacant roe.    j    building next door were razed and The judges will meet at IO o'clock ?he. ^vnolds Drug store was par-at the Hilton hotel. Those included tially destroyed by an explosion of in this administrative district arc collected gases in the roof. _    „    wes    Ncidecken.    city    fireman,    was See JI DGES, Pf. IO, Col. 8 i hurt in the drug store explosion. Taking second and third were Elmdale with ‘‘What Are You Going To Wear?” and Lawm with “The Telegram.” Mrs. Wendell Foreman and Juanita Mings are directors, respectively. Besides the winners, Tuscola, Bradshaw and Merkel were entrants. A Merkel boy was accorded honors as best boy actor in the tournament and three girls tied for best girl actor honors. They were Ruth Rucker and Virginia Boyd of Elmdale and Vaugh-deen Edwards of Lawn. Judges for the two day contest were Margaret Ehrcsmann. head of the speech department at Abilene Christian college, and Mr. and Mrs. Dan Gallagher. WAR ON LIQUOR JUST BEGUN — Agents lo Ask Padlocking Of 17 More Places The air got downright blue for I superintendent announced. "We are a while yesterdav afternoon In the office of John W. Coates, district superintendent of the Texas liquor control board. The liquor chiefs ire was occasioned by a huge placard posted at the home of J M Waltrip, whose place was padlocked Wednesday by court order. The sign directed prospective patrons to neighboring being assisted by the various county attorneys and the attorney generals department in preparing these suits.” Nine of the 17 court proceedings which his agency is preparing to institute involve cases in Brownwood, Coates said. The remainder , are in another county whose name 1 he refused to disclose Police arrested four Abilene men last night in connection with the burglary of H. W. Beckham’s car of Trent yesterday afternoon near Thornton's Department store. A De Soto wheel, tire and tube, a .22 rifle, leather jacket and a wool car robe were taken. One of the sus- towns advising This house (home ( The suits ask court orders closing of father, mother and two children) j alleged violators places for a year locked up because the father sold “as provided in the common nui-some good drinks to some 'legiti- sauce statute of the Texas liquor mate and respectable business control act, or any other relief the men of our very moral town x x x." court may allow,"’he said An al tun her violations. "The rest may as well make up their minds to take their turns as they come," he promised, “x x x We're saving Taylor county until the last." An after-dusk raiding expedition, however, contradicted the latter statement. Liquor control board agents and the constable’s department seised several cases of beer at a home on North Sixth street and surveyed several others without entering when it appeared there were no visitors present. Coates said charges would be filed today against the man at whose home the beer was confiscated. j ;