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Abilene Reporter News (Newspaper) - March 19, 1939, Abilene, Texas Page two time to on Kabo the Abilene reporter news sunday morning March 19, 1939 Waco trippers Here thursday figure in wife and mule Swap on a five Day Goodwill tour of West Texas. 50 Waco Bushless and civic leaders mull pay Abilene a visit next thursday. Preceded Here by a powerful j sound truck the party will arrive j at 3 30 o clock that afternoon. Tile trippers Are travelling by special train. First in order of business on their arrival will be a Short program at the Texas and Pacific Railroad depot. Greetings will be extended by mayor w w hair. Who will be introduced by Howard Mcmahon president of the Abilene chamber of Commerce Advance notice of the excursion lists has been sent Merle Gruver local chamber of Commerce manager. By l. A Wilson manager of the Waco chamber. Among the delegation s leaders will be l. B. Gardner president of the Waco chamber better Al Quaintance aim a we Are making these visits in order to get better acquainted with our West Texas and to develop further the Friendship which has always existed Between Waco and the people of West Gardner commented. Abilene is on the trippers schedule for an overnight Stop but their train will pull out at 2 15 a in Friday. Wednesday night they will spend in Lubbock coming Here by Way of Sweetwater. Trent and Merkel. From Abilene the party will go to Cisco. Stamford. Lueders. Albany and Moran thence to other Points on their route Home. As on the occasion of the Waco boosters visit Here last year their hosts will be Abilene men in the same businesses As their individual guests. Hosts for each of the trippers have been named by Mcmahon As president of the local chamber. Judges select Mineral Wells Nolan Fisher Stock show opens tuesday Lubbock March 18�? a after a last minute fight before support was voted. 64 to 13, for the so called county judges and commis s wee to Ater. March 18 a Sweetwater will be the scene of one of the biggest and most attractive livestock exhibits held in this Section of the country in recent years tuesday and wednesday when the annual Nolan Fisher boys livestock show will be staged. Stoners Bill no before the Texas i Hap Vrh a a 5 legislature county judges and com ,. Jhu. 1 a missioners of West Texas in Semi 1 in a of Quot a j annual convention in Lubbock elect i found a Large re to meet next at Mineral Wells the land began leaving this afternoon Worth i11. For their Homes. Quot Quot it t a y were i exhibited the past week. Of the eight resolutions proposed. Premiums totalling $350 have i Only one that supporting the plan been posted by urn cd sponsoring i to divert one cent of the gasoline organization the Sweetwater lunch tax to retire outstanding Road Bond Eon club the Sweetwater Hereford indebtedness of counties and Dis association and other civic organists met with opposition. Speak nations. Ers were numerous and the issues j Drew pleas that Texas not be sectional in its vote on the Bill. Highway Board s hearing postponed co. Judge Carl Hulsey had been advised yesterday that the stat Highway commission postponing its hearing for this month will hold March and april hearings on March 31 and april i. Hulsey and possibly other Taylor county representatives will appear before the commission then to request a $135,000 appropriation for construction of 54 More Miles of grading and drainage structures on the Abilene Cross Plains Highway. Sales talk with demonstration Marshall Formby county judge of Dickens county and Secretary treasurer of the West Texas association made an in Passione plea directly ahead of the vote asking nazis taken Aback by icy greeting Prague. March 18�?-p a some German troops expressed amazement today at the icy greeting the Baldwin Park. Calif., March 18�? of by Quot an acl Dent May happen any minutes argued insurance Salesman Ray Williams and Gus Johnson to their client David c. I Phillips As they stood in his front j Yard. Phillips fell at their feet wounded by a Bullet which ricocheted after a neighbor shot at a Gopher. Traits ranging in value from $11.50 to $4 50. More than 540 babies and children were entered in the 1938 contest. The title of a a cutest kids went to three year old Naomi Gil Breth daughter of or. And mrs. J. T. Gilbreth. Tile children were photographed in nine Days last year. This year there will be 22 Days during which children will be photographed. There is a double purpose in starting the contest Early and in providing a longer time for entries there will be More mornings in which to work and this is a hint which mothers probably do not need Young children make much More attractive pictures during the morning hours. Then the entry period can be closed Early enough that the judges can make their selections and the winners announced in the baby edition. The judges will be members the photographers association America. Of of air crash continued from Page one be built. It had a Wing Span of 107 feet a length of 74 feet and Art Overall height of 17 feet three inches. One of its innovations was a a super charged Cabin a to provide p Osenger and Crew with a sea level air pressure while flying 20 a too feet in the air. This was a sealed Cabin into which air was pumped creating and automatically maintaining air pressure comparable to that at sea level. For support of the Road Bond in czechs gave them As they occupied debt Edness Bill. Town news these Russellville. Alabama children Mon de red to whom they belonged after their parents were charged with bigamy in a Deal which officials said two children two mules. 80 acres and two husbands and wives were concerned standing left to right Are Chester Lee Eva. Evaleen and jewel Brand seated Flossie May Brand. Their parents Are or. And mrs. Odell Brand. The other couple is or. And mrs w. D Johnson. Johnson and the sex mrs Brand Mere to get custody of Chester Lee and jewel in the Deal. State Solon Dies Chicken Chile banquet Caps contest for subscriptions by reporter news carriers yokum March 28 a Foj. J. Olsen. 66 member of the stare House of representatives from Lavaca county died Here today several hours after he suffered a heart attack. He had returned from Austin Las night to spend the week end at Home annual Chicken Chili banquet of the reporter news Carrier boys was held last night in the Ball room of the Wooten hotel with 48 persons attending. The dinner closed a two weeks contest among the bos in obtain James Hobbs and j. M Jenkins Pruitt gave the invocation. A Brief talk was made by Mcmahon. Following the meal a picture show entitled a the human touch was presented by Nib Shaw sales manager of the Texas coca cola Bot Nolan Hatcher Lona Johnson. And Ben Bailey each took two first places in the writing contests just j concluded at Abilene Christian i College winning pieces of writing will be entered in contests of the Texas intercollegiate press association to be held april 21 and 22 in it. Worth at Texas Wesleyan College. Winners in the eleven divisions were news stories and feature stories Ben Bailey essays j. P Sanders editorials. Leon Hen Thom sports stories and column. Nolan Hatcher poetry and Short stories Lona Johnson feature column Gaston Cogdell photography Julian Dendy and advertisements Samuel Blackwell. Bohemia and Moravia. They said they thought they were coming Here to quell a revolution and were surprised that they were not Given a great Welcome. The German soldiers most of them from 18 to 20 years old have shown Good discipline. Contest continued from Page one to 5 to 12 o clock noon and i p. In. Prizes to go to contest winners will include Gold tone paint por River dragged for missing instructor Crockett. March 18�? pts searching parties among them acc enrollees from Ratcliff Camp dragged the Neches River today for j. Dudley Poole. 35, mathematics teacher who disappeared from a camping party on the River late thursday night. Poole a resident of Ratcliff was tracked to the Edge of the Stream. Now swollen by flood Waters. Searchers feared he had drowned. A unique family Protection policy one policy coven All see Hollis Manly general agent amicable life insurance co. Dial 7174 Mims bldg. Have a Beautiful Lawn at a minimum Cost cottonseed meal alone or mixed with commercial fertilizers is used with Good results As fertilizer for plants crops lawns gardens Orchards Golf courses shrubs and Flowers. We have a limited Supply of cottonseed meal which we Are Selling As fertilizer Only at $100 re too lbs. We give you a free Booklet instructing you fully How to apply. West Texas Cotton Oil co. 8th amp China its. Phone 3271 what diseases May piles cause More distressing sometimes than the piles themselves Are the various secondary disorders often found associated it the rectal diseases. As the Char indicates p ies May be a causative Factor in headaches derangement of digestion liver or kidney trouble rheumatism and Many other common ills. My new subscriptions the boys j thing company. The picture dealt were divided into divisions on the Aith the Selling of any kind of and South sides of Abilene Chandise and the proper approach with the a in ers eating Chicken and procedure and the losers eating Chil individual winners Frank Pruitt assistant circuit prizes were awarded the two non manager and George Mcdan highest Boya in each division of the in. Or. manager Cap contest for obtaining most sub scrap the Rev. We. A. Nicholas superintendent of the West Texas child Ald and welfare association is in Coleman today where he will visit the churches and in Homes of children he has placed. Or. Nicholas will return to Abilene monday. Tamed the North Side team which was declared the winning Side by a margin of 147 subscriptions. I across the table with the losers. T o Dunlap City distributor and Howard Mcmahon assistant publisher ate Chili and Beans with the lasers. Music during the Mea was furnished by a piano duet composed of c. L. W. Windsor and Beatrice Johnson were married saturday a the courthouse the marriage ceremony was said by Justice of the peace Theo Ash. Tons. Truman Kird and Newton Barber received silk Cowboy shirts and Miles a smiles Ryan and Warren Sallee received silk neckerchief and slides runners up in the individual prize contest were Jim Brannon and Glenn Gordon guests a mrs. Dallas Scarborough president of the Taylor county tuberculosis association was speaker for the Friday afternoon meeting of the Colony Hill women s Home demonstration club. Her subject was lift butt were mrs economic conditions in the South. George Mcdaniel or. And mrs. How Ard Mcmahon literary Anson contestants win fashion awards to eleven u. S. Women or. And mrs. Joe Flenniken and children Weldon and Polly of fort Worth Are sunday guests in the Home of or. And mrs. W. J Zickler. I you have piles Send for a Large Well illustrated free Book published by the Thornton a Moor clinic pleasant Hill 138 1-2 second Ante suite 687. 926 Mcgee St. Kansas Anson March 18 a 3pla�?top Honor in literary events of the Jones county interscholastic league event Here today went to Anson winning first in both the class a and Ward school divisions. Results follow. Class a literary first Anson 87 Points second Hamlin 46 1-2, third Lueders 29 1-2,fourth, Stamford 29 Ward school literary first Anson 67 second Hamlin 50 third. Avoca. 40 fourth Hawley 29. Fifth Lueders. 23. Sixth. Noodle 5. Rural school literary first. New York. March 18 a pm Here they Are girls the la women who will excite your envy and admiration for they have been chosen a Best dressed Quot in a National poll of leading designers for the fashion Academy awards. Quot All american a honors go to actress Kitty Carlisle who replaces the Cinema Star. Ginger Rogers As special award Winner. Those selected in other Fields were society mrs. Alfred Gwynn Vanderbilt screen Bette Davis radio Joan blame supper clubs Cobina Wrightjr. Stage. Benay Venuta dance. Yolanda adventure Osa Johnson Debutante. Fernanda Wanamaker Munn business. Mrs. Adam Gimbel opera. Rose lamp Tion sports Alice Marble. J. W. Potts assistant state 4-h club Leader will be in Abilene March 23 to hold a conference with adult club leaders of Taylor county according to word received by w a Ruhmann. Assistant county agricultural agent. Joe Kirgan mechanism for the Nolan county news Sweetwater was visiting in Abilene yesterday. Shackelford county Range is badly m need of moisture according to Grady Smith of the Bob Davis ranch who was Here yesterday. Smith added however that West texans Seldom expect ram during March. City to. It will enlighten Vou on the serious and often treacherous nature of piles and other rectal ills. It will Tell you How focal infection is now often traced to piles quite As much As to diseased Teeth or tonsils. The Book will give you much helpful advice and will a Tell of the numerous patients who have found at the Quot Niom ton a minor clinic one of the largest and oldest in american without general aesthetic or the usual Hospital experience. The Book is free for the asking. It will be mailed you in Plain wrapper and without adv Mexico turns Over fugitive negro Lope 52 third be Oak Grove and Nugent 27 1-2. Volley Ball Laredo. March 18�? a a negro a first an on second wanted in connection with a 1937 Hamlin. Slaying in Texas was turned Over to class b first. Noodle second. Texas authorities yesterday after Hells getting time to think about planting Corn reports e. F. Mar i tin Ovalo Farmer who was Here yesterday. With him was his son. Dale an outstanding 4-h club boy and High school senior. M. M. Collins superintendent of the Hawley school was in Abilene yesterday visiting and attending to business. Avoca third Hawley. Rural first new Hope. Playground Ball had been held in Mexico for More than eight months. Sheriff j. C. Sehe Uehle of Hondo class a boys. First Anson Sec Medina county received custody of mrs. W. J. Largent of Merkel was Here yesterday visiting her daughter Francis who is a student at Hardin Simmons. Ond. Lueders third Hamlin. Class a boys first Hawley. The negro John Parker charged with the slaying of Roy Emory fill Cla amps a. Girls first Anson Sec ing station operator. Ona third. Lueders. Parker was arrested in Mexico class b. Girls first Hawley. J last june 26 and extradition pro rhythm band contest first Haw a feedings were instituted for his Ley second Anson third. Lueders return. Grant Marshall steer rider came in from fort Worth yesterday and will be on hand for the opening of the Rodeo Here March 24. The citizens National Bank a a service institutions extends a True Western invitation for you to attend the West Central Texas Rodeo Howard Mcmahon and Merle Gruver president and manager of the Abilene chamber of Commerce will represent this City tuesday night at the Eastland chamber a Anual dinner. Other business men free to make the trip were asked to notify Gruver. Damage suits filed in London disaster Here is a $25.00 free Bonus for you Barrow s presents Kroehler factory cooperative Bonus event in order to introduce successfully their new Spring showing of living room furniture Kroehler manufacturing co. Cooperates with Barrow s and makes it possible for them to give you a $25.00 Bonus on each Kroehler living room suite sold. You May select $25.00 Worth of merchandise out of our store and choose anything you want and As Many different items until you have spent your $25.00. Hurry come in today. This offer is Good for Only to Days. Buy a Kroehler suite and participate in this Bonus we Are giving to you this Lovely two piece guaranteed Kroehler living room suite As shown above consisting of a Beautiful full size sofa and a Fine luxurious lounge chair upholstered in Good Grade velvet. Beautifully tailored and designed. The construction is guaranteed buy this suite this week for Only pictured above is another outstanding value in this Bonus event. This two piece guaranteed Kroehler built suite is upholstered in Fine fabrics of velours velvets frieze or Boom Point materials. You will by delighted with this suite at the Low pric of $7950 $9750 get your $25.00 Bonus free. You May have your Choice of colors in blues reds greens rusts and Browns. And Best of All you get the $26.00 Bonus free. This group shown in All the popular colors. Henderson March 18.�?>/p a fourteen damage suits growing out of the new London school expo 1 Sion were filed in special District court Here late yesterday a Short while before expiration of the two year statute of limitation period. All suits were filed by attorney w. T. Knape Longview who has been attorney for plaintiffs in most of the at any cases filed since the explosion March 18, 1937, defendants named were the a Ade gasoline company inc., Earl Clover and the Ward Oil corporation. Subito Oil control by u. S. Opposed Washington March 18.�?up a representative Tolan a Calif announced today representatives of at least six states would be organized for concerted opposition when a House judiciary subcommittee starts hearings on proposals that the government assert of subset Petroleum deposits. The subcommittee convenes wednesday. Many other groups of these Fine suites to select from at $89.50, $98.50, $119.50, $129.50 and $139.50. Remember you get your $25.00 free with any Kroehler suite. A linoleum venetian blinds a let our Interior decorating department solve your worries. We will gladly give estimates on one room or a Complete Home. Use the Bonus offered to apply on redecorating the room. Third and Cedar Barrows West Texas largest furniture store Abilene Texas f

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