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Ada Evening News (Newspaper) - June 26, 1946, Ada, Oklahoma White tome sections of Hie notion are experiencing severe shortage of fresh meats, Ado, in the heart of Hereford Heaven, doesn't hove too much fresh meat on display in the markets. A\e rage Net May Paid Circulation 8271 Member: Audit Bureau of CirculationTHE ADA EVENING NEWS 43rd Your—No. 62ADA, OKLAHOMA, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26, 1946 Political Races Gaining More Attention Condidotei Speaking Nightly, Making Pleat Ta Voter! of Oklahoma Bv The Associated Press Retiring Secretary of State Frank C. Carter, has called upon his suporters .n campaigns of the past 32 years to vote for Dixie Gilmer for governor. The 83-year old veteran state official, who this year failed to make a state race for the first time since 1914. took the stump to urge Gilmer’s election as a ‘Tearless champion of the right.” Carter characterized Gilmer as ‘ a sound lawyer . . . plain as an old shoe . . . with honesty of the Andrew Jackson. Abe Lincoln type.” and asserted that if elected governor the Tulsa prosecutor would drive out of office men with bad intent. Want Public Debate At ihe same time the Tulsan renewed his efforts to bring about a public debate with H. C. Jones and Roy J. Turner on “the real issue and the only issue of this campaign, which is honest and businesslike administration of state government.” His telegram proposing that he meet the two opposing candidates in Oklahoma City Thursday night was answered by Turner with the observation that “the people of Oklahoma City know how I stand on corruption rn office from my record, private and official.” adding that he thought it unnecessary to change his own speaking schedule to meet Gilmer. Simultaneously democratic State Chairman H. I. Hinds issued a denial at Tahlequah of knowledge of any ‘‘widespread criticism of the activity” of district and county party officials in the primary campaign. Hinds Makes Denial His denial was in reply to State Senator Robert Burns who last week recalled his charges against | the state central committee in the 1943 primaries alleging favoritism. Burns declared the same tendency again is in evidence in district and county organizations. Hinds said th^ state headquarters has made a special effort to avoid being involved in the primaries and denied that there had been any effort by the central committee to organize for any candidate in the primary. “I know that most of the chairmen and vice-chairmen throughout the state have candidates of their choosing and manv of them are active for them.” Hinds said. ‘‘but you will find that the eight district chairmen throughout the state are supporting different can cidates for governor.** FIVE CENTS THE COPY Atom Bomb Crews Ready for Test * f ^IndianapoHs, Indiana, right. Army Communications Officer in charge of the a ;Spmdle-Eye, Signal Corps Communication Ship in Kwajalein Lagoon, explains now the Acme Telephoto Transce^    back    to    Jhe    United    States    on    the    dropping    of    the Atom Bomb. His two interested listeners are Major H. H. Wood, left, Bordentown, New Jersev Bombardier, and Major W. P. Swancutt, Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin, pilot of the Atom Bomb dropping plane.—(Joint Army-Navy Task Force Radio Photo from NEA Telephoto) Molotov Calls New Meeting American Quarters Slightly More Optimistic Over Reaching Agreement By LOUIS NEVIN PARIS, June 26, W—Soviet Foreign Minister V. M. Molotov called a surprise private meeting of the foreign ministers council for 9:45 o’clock tonight (2:45 p. rn., C.S.T.) to discuss Italian affairs, an American informant said. This disclosure was made following reports in the French press that Molotov was expecting a telephone call from Moscow which might bring a break in the Trieste issue, the key to Italian peace negotiations. Secretary of State Byrnes was represented by American informants as encouraged by a series of private talks with Molotov, w(io has been adamant in demanding that Trieste be transferred from Italy to Yugoslavia. There was no known basis for the Paris newspaper assertions. The frequent conversations between Byrnes and his Russian counterpart at the council of for Men In Uniform Watching Draft, Pay Increase Bills OPA Bill Goes To Senate House Approves Compromise OPA Bill by Vote Of 265 to 105. Senators Work Fast By FRANCIS J. KELLY WASHINGTON. June 26.— — Senator Wherry threw his weight as republican Whip behind a senate drive today to beat the compromise OPA bill despite its thumping 265 to 105 victory in the house. But Senator Lucas (D-Ill) said he thought the overwhelming house vote foreshadowed a senate okay for the measure even though, he added, “nobody likes it.” Wherry, a Nebraskan, said he did not seen how the senate could accept the conference committee decision eliminating a senate clause which would have ______ price control from meat next Sunday night. The house, however, voted 221 to 150 to back up the committee on this point. Three Amendments Senate rejection of the bill would plunge it back into confer-probably with instructions Three Persons {Senate Approves Twin Bills Critically Hurt In Less Than IO Minutes In Car Mishap Two Holdenville Residents, One Adon in Volley View Hospital Following Wreck What Lands Being Brought Into City Block No. I of Hunter Heights Addition Lost of Property Brought Into City by Ordinances Signed June 11 Ordinance No. 766 is the last of the ordinances that were t° the seven senate conferees to signed on June ll extending the city limits of Ada to include additional territory. This ordinance brings in block number one of the Hunter Heights addition. Nation Fates Meal Shortage Some Moot Packers On West Coost Face Complete Shutdown of Pocking Houses hold out for the decontrol not only of meat, but of poultry, dairy products, petroleum and tobacco. All those efforts to lift A .    .    controls were eliminated Monday Beginning at Broadway^ and: night by the joint committee which wrote the compromise version. . ,    -    -    —.~i    Although    they    were    written    in imaginary eighteenth to Rennie three separate amendments, from By The Associated Press A virtual famine in fresh meat for nrcst of the nation was reported today—with no indications of immediate relief Voters Approve Five-Mill Building Fund Levy Tuesday Voters in School District 19, which includes Ada and some adjoining territory, Tuesday voted 101 to 2 in favor of a five-mill building fund levy, according to Superintendent of Schools Rex O. Morrison. Approximately $30,000 was raised following a similar election last year. Supt. Morrison explains that such a building fund levy is an important step forward to-Vwaid better schools in Ada. It is the plans of school officials here to acquire such funds without necessity of a bond issue. A bond issue, if passed, would require payment of interest over a 20 year period plus the principal. The growth and expansion of the City of Ada has already crowded local schools, especially grade schools. Two older buildings need replacement and some buildings need more room. _____________   as    the    sen- , ate prepared to act on the house-eign ministers have given rise to i approved compromise OPA bill Duf'f nro in rlinlnmnf in rn roloe a. : . _ a - *    a.    .    *_ conjecture in diplomatic circles that a compromise on the Adriatic port might be shaping up. Talked More Than Hour Byrnes and Molotov talked for more than an hour yesterday af- I ternoon in their third private meeting in less than a week. The secretary of state later conferred separately with British Foreign Secretary Ernest B e v i n and Georges Bidault, French president and foreign minister, appar- retaming meat price controls. Some packer industry spokesmen safd should the bill become law, keeping the lids on livestock and meat prices, the country’s meat supply “will get even worse.” Scarcity May Continue Others asserted the scarcity would continue for several months. One large packer said the shortage would continue until the fate of OPA is determ- Eighteenth, or what would be Eighteenth since there is no true street there, travel south on this Three persons were critically injured Tuesday afternoon when the driver of an automobile apparently lost control of his car about four miles east of Ada and turned over an unknown number of times. Billie B. Rogers. 23. owner of Yellow Cab company in Holdenville. and his wife, Helen L. Rogers, 25. are reported in a critical condition at Valley View hospital where they were taken following the accident. Robert C. Jones. 39, of Ada was the third person in the auto and his condition is about the same as Mr. and Mrs. Jones. Rogers, driver of a 1943 Ply-, mouth sedan, was enroute to Ada lifted traveling at an apparent high rate of speed. The car left the right side of the highway, traveled 141 feet «*n the wrong side before it started rolling, according to reports. High vv a v Patrolmen Harvey Hawkins and Glenn Clark investigated th** accident and reported that the car turned over enough times to travel 135 feet. The accident occurred about 3 p.m. about a mile east of Homer school. Hospital attendants said Wednesday morning that the three people are suffering from head injuries and possibly other injuries. By EDWIN B. HAAKINSON WASHINGTON, June 26.—(AP)—With more than $50,« 000,000 at stake, the nation's men in uniform riveted their attention on the White House today to learn when the draft extension compromise and its companion pay increase measure become law. The twin bills cleared final congressional hurdles yesterday in doublequick time after months of argument. Public interest centered on tha , nine-month extension of the war-| time draft beyond June 30 with non-fathers between 19 and 45 probably most concerned as pos-I sible draftees. Neither service, however, has indicated any desire to draft anyone over 26. Oth-, er prime provisions of the meas* I ure include: Other Provisions 4-Bomb Still U.N. Question Only Poland Gives Unqualified Endorsement Of Russian Pion Bv CHARLES A. GROUCH NEW YORK. June 26. CP-The United Nations atomic con 1. An 18-month limit on compulsory service. 2. No further inductions of fathers. 3. A clause that fathers now ut service may apply for release after August I. But the men of the army, naw avenue. From the would be in-1 a practical political standpoint tersection of 18th and Rennie go south 287 feet, then southwest 50 feet, west 238 feet, south 263 feet, east 415*feet, and then south 165 feet to Hunter’s Drive. Go w’est on Hunter’s Drive to its intersec- they are wrapped up in one bun rile. A legislator from a tobacco state, for instance, might be inclined to support the triple exemptions even though oil and livestock were not particularly lion    Broadway and then I important from a production travel north to the starting point at Eighteenth and Broadway. The above figures in feet are approximations since real distances were not available. This is the last of the ordinances passed by the city as a project to expand city limits. Only one ordinance is yet to be settled. No. 764. It contains property owned by W. A. Delaney, Jr., and B. C. King and is located on the south side of King’s road.  - Police Make One Arrest Tuesday Frank Billy Draws Two Year Sentence On Mo Charges ently to advise them of the prog- j ined.” There were threats of a complete shutdown of facilities from packing houses to retail markets in Los Angeles because of expressed dissatisfaction over the OPA bill provisions. Fish and fowl and eggs re- ress of his talks with Molotov. Although nothing was disclosed concerning the nature of the discussions between Byrnes and Molotov. American quarters were said to be slightly more optimis I- .-MIKKIlimn; kjjiuiu.'.- ----- ---- ---- ----•- tic over the possibility that the I Placed the main meat dish on the four-power foreign ministers countrv s dinner tnhiec hun. Joe Cathey Speaker AK. ofC. Meeting council would be able to reach agreement on the major issues of the Italian peace treaty. A word of caution was interposed, however, by one high American source, who declared: “We’re not out of the w’oods yet.” Discussions Limited Developments at the formal sessions of the council yesterday were limited to discussions of minor economic phases of the Italian treaty, and belief was expressed in some quarters that Molotov w’ould not consent to any thing important until he obtains a verdict on the Trieste issue. Commenting on the situation, the Paris newspaper Le Monde— which often reflects the opinions of the French foreign ministry— Lt. Col. Joseph G. Cathey, whojsa!jl    . was named commander of a field I ,Mr' Molotov is playing a very artillery battalion that will pos-1TloSe ga™e- ,.H!S maneuvers, at sibly located in Ada, will be the principal speaker at the regular Thursday noon luncheon of the Chamber of Commerce. He wants to explain the functions of the National Guard to civic club members in Ada. He will also explain the kind of a unit that he wants to see come to Ada. Elmer Kenison. secretary of times difficult to understand at first sight, are easily explained when one realizes they are inspired by Soviet interest without ever taking into account other considerations.” At yesterday's council session, Byrnes — who presided — again sought a decision on the French-Italian frontier and on the future of the Dodecanese islands, but the Chamber of Commerce.'said IMoI<?*®v objected to consideration that the Thursday meeting will [v either and attempted to raise be last meeting this summer. The!    ^n,u    1    lvcr    issue,    mform- next meeting is scheduled for the first Thursday in September. *- Greater returns for amount invested. Ada News Want Ads. WEATHER • i i i i a ants said. Italian Treaty First Byrnes ruled, however, that the council should work on the Italian treaty first. After some discussion, marked by an exchange of compliments between Byrnes and Molotov, the council deposed of two minor questions by agreeing to delete from the treaty clauses providing for com- country’s dinner tables as hun deeds of butcher shops across the country closed. Operations in packing plants dropped to new all time low levels. The abnormally low volume of livestock at markets during the last two weeks has resulted in the lowest output in history at many plants. Increase Expected An increase in livestock receipts, however, was expected next week by some industry spokesmen who said many farmers would release cattle which they have been holding back pending settlement of the OPA issue. The larger run in the weeks ahead, they said, would be seasonal as grass cattle move to market, but some expressed belief that the total meat output during the next six months might be less than in the corresponding period of last year. City after city reported virtually no fresh meat obtainable—and in some cities even cold cuts were hard to get through normal channels. New York City’s meat-hungry millions were unable to find any meat even in the illegal market. Packers Face Shutdown In Los Angeles packers threatened a complete shutdown of packing house and retail markets because of their dissatisfaction with the OPA bill provisions retaining the pried controls, as votea by the house yesterday. G. M. Foster, president of the John Morrell and Company said in Ottumwa. la., that his company was unable to buy livestock "under present restrictions,” and ‘‘no one can blame livestock owners for holding their livestock in the hope of a price rise. ” His statement came after layoffs of 3,450 workers at three Morrel we°KLD^tKMd ,7h GT?llV fa7l reTbTthe‘ ^govT.'ZenJ and Thursdayf possiReseat tered    f°r Ua!ian liabillty for AI' pi v/* iVlillf, A Vt I tUIll-    ---- --    --v.. «.* m v vin pensation for property expropria- Plants since Saturday. Some of the industry spokes- showers southeast tonight, somewhat warmer; highest Thursday lower to middle 90 s except upper Greater returns for amount in-90 s western third.    I    vested.    Ada    News    Want Ads. ------------ ^4- men, who asked anonymity, said lied nationals injured during the the compromise OPA bill would war    nnrnnra CTO Jinnrn* innr IM ii,.. :n~ encourage operations in the illegal market and predicted a much larger “black market” meat trade in the months ahead. bills passed to keep OPA from expiring this Sunday at midnight. But while both Stabilization Di-Police had another quiet day i IT.1'0,1' Chester Bowles and OPA Tuesday with only one ;rrest ^hief.Paul Porter remain publio-being made. One drunk was s,l',n'    •" standpoint in his locality Wherry was prepared to lead the fight, and associates said Senator Minikin (R-Colo) would support him. Senator Taft (R-j Ohio), who directed the struggle to erase meat price ceilings in the banking committee, apparently was sitting out the new battle although he told reporters he would vote again for lifting those controls. Bowles, Porter Silent Also on the sidelines at the moment are the two men who with a two year sentence given him on a plea of guilty to grand larceny charges.    . The grand larceny Aise deals with his having carried away have been the sharpest critics of without the consent of owner the individual house and senate Go™am r. Donaghev on washing MIMM    _    _ 11A jr% ■"* a •*% . . • rn r v (aa m-*. J ara A rf* * V fT aiiA i limn iinuiiio iiiuiun ivn*    .    .    -----'    ****-• (crees left the veto issue dead- Hermes and other armed service* locked between the opposite ~*rom thf* *old braided officers views of the Unite I States and down to Privates and apprentice Russia today and headed for an seaman ~wt*re more interested rn amicable start on a plan aimed    c Pay boost signing. at ultimate world control and .0Thc increases—ranging from development of atomic energy. J“°fn privates up When the last members of the $166.67 for the upper bracket U. N. atomic energy commission ^enera ,. and admirals—will be-had been polled yesterday for !u>ine    da^    of their views on separate control Inc month following the presi-programs advanced bv the United do£tial signature. States and Russia, all but those    . Realise    the present stopgap two great powers were agreed    .ac,,.    £s at the end of this there were broad measures    of    ™onth Mr.    Truman was expected merit in both plans.    *° ?l*n Jhf    compromise extension The United States has offered before July!. no comment in the commission    0    y    Helay Extra Pay sessions since the initial presen-    ne Jras ,no* under the sarne-^ tation of her program and Rus- Pie',sure sign the broad pay sia made no reference to the !Pcreasf ,pi?*n Hence i* J1* delays American ideas in offering    her    Lf -    ^‘July I. all men on countery-proposals.    duty with    the armed service May Join Plans    *'°u*d have to wait until August* Only Poland gave unqualified * p€i°4 e collecting the extra mon-endorsement to die Russian plan. I ey;„    , but it was generally agreed that _ *n aY-congressional committees the two proposals might be weld- fs;iTalcd J*16 Pay increases will cd into a single strategic pro- I I sonieth I ng over $632,000,000 gram to end the terrible threat    .    next -\car. One month of atomic warfare.    mount    to    more    than    S50*- With the members of the com-    ®n.    an av;rage, so w hether mission expressing optimism over rni„ S „lnjUn orrlI.coIiect m the possibilities of meshing the1 July dePenc*s on Mr. Truman’s Frank Billy entered pleas of guilty on two charges and was sentenced to serve tw'o years in the State Penitentiary at McAlester by L. A. Wood, assigned judge. He entered a plea of guilty on,---------- 7-r--......IJul, a charge of burglary in second    I the possibilities of meshing the ID    • degree and w is sentenced to one    Proposals into one integrated pro-    Althm.wh    u year in prison to run cont urrpntlv    1 gram. the commission chairman.    S    house    required Foreign Minister Herbert V.    I\Y    ;V°urs an<* some argument Evatl of Australia, sot up an ato- i    *R?roved    ,h«    ,wo    c°rr.- mio working committee to besin, machine valued at $25. He admitted entering a panel truck parked on North Broadway May 17 and taking one rain coat. one box of gum, two boxes of at once the task of trying to draft u ltu    J    . an international control plan. >    I thl Votes. The committee represents all I*:,-. JC compromise legislate bans induction of anyone ly silent, officials in close touch picked up and released ’ altern ^    them sa each is likely to . trousers paying a $10 fine, according to 7 President Tiuman to *el°n0 £ v Vanbebbei records    the    compromise    bill.    !    Ji';,    v    anD.eD°ci the 12 nations on the commission I    „    - and will hold its first meeting ...    •y'J    #v,s' L    ave . rn (EDT) Fridav    2    n«ister    for    the    draft when runty council will a*-    18    registration noTe1^*' PM„CSTYt0daV >° dis-Tse™ ce pose of the Spanish issue on a    ^    01    ailerca- at 10:30 a The security candy, one fruit cake, one box of 1 resolution prepared by a commit- mints, one shirt, one jacket and I a pair of trousers that belonged records. There w'ere two accidents Tuesday afternoon within the city limits, both minor. Mrs. C. C. Ross of Allen was traveling north on Hope when T. W. Lillard drove out of a driveway causing a collision. The accident occured at 5:55 p. rn. and no charges were filed. C. R. Green of Stonewall was going west on tenth at the intersection of tenth and Bluff and M. L. Balthrop of Ada wfas going south on Bluff when the two cars collided at the intersection. Minor damage was done and no charges were filed. Desk Sergeant J. M. Carter of the police department advised today that there w'ere some tickets for unpaid traffic violations at the police station and anyone ow ing one of these fines should pay it as soon as possible. -k- Read the News Classified Ads. Their hope would be that congress, because of the little time remaining, m.ght vote an emergency extension of price controls as they now exist. This would give the administration more time to battle for a bill wishes. Billy was charged jointly w ith City Commissioners tee composed of Evatt. Brstains, j Sir Alexander Cadogan and Po- i bsh Delegate Oscar Lan«;e.    bas    m    ■ .....  They    were    appointed    Monday,;    rlHltlAVOAf Clarence Lyda and John Doe in 1 a^ter defeat of Poland’s mo-j    VVI the case of burglary in second ! tioiV f(?r aI? abrupt U. N. diplo- C i t v Commissioners Luk* degree and jointly with Cecil I matlc .break w,th the Franco re-1 Dodds, Ray Martin and Bu*tp11 Huffman and Clarence Lvda in *ime- to compose the differences Oliver Wednesday issued a wVrrT frnm PnUnrl'a nffn.t *^1___  .    i<    .    J    1    a    "«*J li th*' grand larceny case. Sheriff Clyde Kaiser and Dep- EFFORTS ARE MADE TO OBTAIN FACILITIES OKLAHOMA CITY. June 26. i^p»—-Efforts by the state to obtain the hugh Bordon General hospital at Chickasha, and the Naval Air station at Clinton are underway, Gov. Robert S. Kerr has disclosed. The governor declines to say what use would be made of the surplus army and navy properties. Negotiations for the pro- arising from Poland’s effort to mg to all city Vmpioves agai^i PD ,he &h    j    *k‘n«    a"    »5*-ye    Part    in    thV“! more to its    our rut v lyoe rouser ana lJep- 'vv ^ 'y'-    , l.\ty» ,H‘1V Goodwin took Billy to {! P™*ching election"of councilmen McAlester Tuesday to start serv ing the two year sentence. +- SC HOOL LAND COMMISSION MAKING COLLECTIONS OKLAHOMA CITY. June 26. I.P>- The state school land commission has realized $19,102.83 from a dozen deficiency judgments collected since the first of the year. Secretary Walter Marlin reported. Largest collections included one for $4,185.04 from Elijah L. Brown on a Texas county tract September I and a proposed Brl-j They reminded' the'emplov^rof tish amendment w hich would re- the follow mg provision of the rew tarn the issue until the general I city charter:    151onuIlnenew assembly meets Sept. 3. The British proposal would have the effect of passing the case along to the general assembly without action by the council—a move assailed principally bv Soviet Delegate Androl A. Gromyko. Members of the atomic commis perties are being directed by | and another for $7,670.55 on a Virgil Browne, chairman of the Harper county tract from Amy state board of affairs.    J    Crouch, Marlin said. “No officer except an elective officer and no employee of the city, may attempt to influence the nomination, election or defeat of any candidate for an elective office of the city except bv the I Proper exercise of his right to sion’s working committee made j this    «hail k^°i clear thev intend to sidetrack the :    Provision    shall    be    punished. veto issue and let it reach a n^e^^tweX^L* showdown only after all the oth- j elusive of n* naltie- aJV ^ er differences between the Bus- S^ viSLtm^sSl sian and United Stairs plans,    l    "    °?,    tltute have been reconciled The prime I ZpToymen^    °r Elevators Choked With Wheat as Harvest Reaches Peak, Shortage of Box Cars Now requirement of the American plan laid down by Bernard M. J Baruch calls for renunciation of the veto on atomic matters; Russia is opposed to any veto sur-l render. . By AL DOPKING GREAT BEND. Kas., June 26. UP) — Country elevators were choked with w'heat today in the nation’s bread belt as the 1946 harvest reached its peak with a shortage of box cars its main problem. Nearly 300 grain elevators in Kansas. Oklahoma, and Texas have all the wheat they can handle until the rail bottleneck is broken. In some instances grain was piled on the ground both at elevators and on farms because of the railroad car shortage. But there was hope that the transportation problem might soon be solved. An appeal by Gov. Schoeppel of Kansas that his state is facing critical sooil-age of the ne\v crop brought a promise of more railroad cars to move grain to larger terminals which still have plenty of storage room. W. C. Kernall, executive secre- The harvest swung into full scale this week after rains in the w'heat country had forced a brief interruption. Glowing reports of bumper yields continued to pour in from all three states. Heavy rains and cool weather in early June added more than 12,000,000 bushels to the estimated Kansas crop. H. L. Collins, federal-state agricultural statistician, now figures the state’s yield at 199.168.000.    , Record Crop Expected age. the harvest moved steadily toward the climax. There still was plenty of labor; still plenty of trucks, but the combine situation was a bit tougher. Some Grain to Market W. O. Stark, assistant ^farm labor supervisor here, saiv the combine problem in southwestern Kansas was more of a matter of distribution rather than a shortage. Just how’ much of the wheat Oklahoma, where the harvest ^arm®rs would hold in their own is 85 per cent completed, expects a record wheat crop. The last federal forecast was $7,000,000 bushels. The box car shortage in the northwest part of the state is acute but in another sections wheat continued to dribble into the larger terminals. By Monday nearly 10,000 cars of grain had arrived at Enid, one of Oklahoma’s chief wheat centers. Yields ranged up to 60 bushels bins in protest against the gov ernment’s price policy—if they take it to market they must sell at least one half of it—still was not clear. But most points reported receiving more grain than had been expected at the start of the harvest. At country elevators, farmers Temperature Rises To 95 in Ada Ada was the hottest point in southeastern Oklahoma Tuesday with a maximum temperature of 95 degrees being recorded along with a minimum of 67. A trace of rain was recorded during the night when the temperature dipped to 67 degrees. I The Associated Press reports that rains ranging from downpours to light sprinkles fell in widely scattered portions of the state overnight while in other portions the mercury hit the century mark. The high temperature for Monday was 89 degrees and the low was 72. The commissioners pointed out that under the new charter all appointments w ill be made solely on merit and that employees will be kept as long as they do their work well and are needed, and that they will be dismissed only w hen the pub*ic good demands it. TH* PESSIMIST. My Hoi* Hlaaka, Jr. PONCA CITY, June 26—oP) — Ponca City's league of women were getting an average of $1.70    voters has prepared    a question- a bushel w ith many points re-    naire to he mailed to    state guber- . ,.,r    .    4.    .■    a • I ------- ~”7"—    r*' ~ —    ————    porting that most of the grain!    natorial candidates    as well as t?nn    nnJ Associa-jan acre but the average, of was “No. I grade.” Much of it' other state office aspirants polling KancqfoM oi i assured the course, was much lower. In Kan- has been accepted as top grade them for their personal office ^s dailv for tl'ip‘ih ¥*S    ai    ound    16    bu5helsi ln without inspection, so anxious | qualifications as well as to their harvest season ba^ance of the .Texas ll.    J    have gram dealers been to gtf viewpoint on state government Harvest reason.    ) Outside of the box car short-1 the new crop.    I policies. Lem Wheeler says ’is wife seems t’ be in perfect health, except ehe suffers a great deal o’ palpitation o’ th’ vocal cords. —-OO-—* Before election day. a lot o’ campaignin’ candidates actually git t’ believin’ th* stuff they say about themselves* ;