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Ada Evening News (Newspaper) - November 12, 1946, Ada, Oklahoma Avenge Net October Paid Circulation 8601 Member: Audit Bureau of Circulation THE ADA EVENING NEWS FINAL EDITION J. W. Howard Takes Own Life Tuesday Employe of Service Station Had Been Robbed By Hijacker Night Before Tuesday morning between 10:00 and 11:00 a.m.. James Washington Howard. 130 North Cherry, shot fend killed himself. Police chief Quentin Blake stated that it was apparent suicide. Howard was 52 years old and worked at the Sunray service station at 101 East Tenth. Monday night the Ada police department received a call from Howard saying he had been hi-jacKed bv a negro while at the station. He had been sleeping at the station at night, and he said that he did not know what the negro looked like hut was positive? it was a negro. He was bruised on the side of the head, and was robbed of $43. Mrs. Geor ge Jackson, at whose home he ate and staved part of the time, told the police this morning that Howard had told her he had be en robbed lait night. Howard also told George Jackson, with whom he worked at the service station, the same story. It v as Jackson who advised him to ca.', the police last night. Asked for Shells Mrs, Jackson said, ‘‘This morning Howard came home to eat breakfast about 8:30 or 9:00. He asked me where were the shells to h.s gun. From what he said I thought he was going to take the gun back to work with him to prevent another robbery. I went to the machine drawer and got eight or ten shells and gave them to him. I had to go to town, so I left home around IO. When I got tack, around^ ll, I noticed that the door of our out-door rest loom. was closed. It was usually open, and I felt sort of strange about something. When we got in the house, I sent my son out to see about it. There he found Howard shot through the head.” ^Powder Burns on Temple The bullet entered his right temple and the shot was fired from close range because there were powder burns on the temple. He was dressed in blue denim work clothes and had on a hat. Trie bullet made a hole in the left side of his hat where it went out. - be bullet, fired from a .25 automate, was found in the wall of the rest room. The gun was found beside him empty. Howard has lived around Ada for Qu.te some time, working for a number of years at the cement rot* quarry at Lawrence. He and ms wife ivere divorced a few years ago. She and their two daughters a: e living in California at present, Not Drinking in Morning Mrs Jackson told the police this morning that he was a habitual drinker.^ but that he was not drunk th.3 morning. “He was as s as I am when he came home to breakfast this morning.” The body was taken to the Criswell Funeral Home but will be moved to Smith’s for funeral arrangements. The only possessions found en the body were two sets of keys, a watch and some small change. The hijacker had made off with all his money last night. The funeral date will be announced b y Smith s Funeral home. Roy Rains Dies In Riverside, (alif. Roy Rains, until two years ago a resident of Ada. a former grocer and car salesman here, died Tues-cav morning at 4 o’clock at Riverside. Cauf, where he had been maxing his home. He had been seriously ill for some weeks. Funeral services and burial will be at Riverside. The widow, Mrs. Alta Barringer Rams, survives, as do a daughter, Kathleen Rains, Riverside: two sons. Clifford who lives in Denver, Colo., and Billy Rains. in the my and stationed at Chanute III. Mr Rains and a brother, the late Lloyd Rains, came to Ada more than 35 years ago and for years were partners in a grocery business. For several years before moving to California, Roy Rains was an automobile salesman here. ■    ——-—j-- —. WEATHER RR^l.LiE R.?TT!NG ?N PACIFIC: Thousands upon thousands tlref llc .rott‘n* where they hi.*? lam for more than a year, deteriorating in the sun, rain and salt spray of Oki- nJ?V°° weatherbeaten for use. They are part of the five billion dollars worth of Pacific Island equipment which the gov- School Amendments Adopted; Turner's Majority Is 32,065 Final Count on Amendments Delayed by Adair County Failure to Get in Totel Vote; Hodge Leads Ticket OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 12.—(AP)—Four proposed constitutional amendments, providing for free textbooks and re\ ising methods of school finance, passed bv margins of from 9.000 to 19 000 votes in last Tuesday’s general election, official totals of the state election board disclosed today. The official total vote was 505.-»-       ~    *    . 228. making it necessary for each Bales Angus Sale Draws Many Buyers And High Prices Dispersion sale of the fine Angus show herd of Charles T. Bates and Sons by early afternoon of Tuesday was proving to be just what it was intended for —with the dispersal taking animals to several states and several areas in Oklahoma. The weather was perfect, the big barn filled with people and buyers were numerous. Blue Boy of Bates, undefeated in nine shows, brought $6,000 from George Manahan of Tulsa. C. W. Cotton of Tulsa bought another bull for $2,800: the first three bulls sold averaged $3,617 and the ten bulls offered were auctioned at an average of $1,- At 1:30 only one purchaser had obtained more than one animal— Penney and James (J. C. Penney) of Hamilton, Missouri, having purchased more than one. The top female price was paid by Ernest Brenaman of Brookly. Iowa, $1,650. The bulls were purchased by buyers from Tulsa, Wewoka. Davis City, Neb., Yorktown, Tex., Pocahontas. Ark.. Ada, Farmington. Mo., Kiowa. Kan., and Bishop, Tex. Gives Birth lo Her 25tti Child Sunday LAMESA, Tex., Nov. 12—UP)— Mrs. Ben Lopez. 43, gave birth to her 25th child and was up cooking breakfast this morning, Dr. A. H. Smith, her attending physician, said today. The child weighed eight pounds and the birth was perfectly normal, Dr. Smith said. Both child and mother were “doing fine” to- of the measures to receive not fewer than 252,615 “yes” votes for passage. The free text book a-mendment, which was approved by the smallest margin of the four, received 261,807 votes. In each case, those approving the measure far exceeded the ‘ no” voters but the propositions for passage were required to receive a majority of the total vote cast including ballots not voted voted either way on the amendments. In the gubernatorial race, complete official returns disclose 494,-599 votes were cast with democratic candidate Rov J. Turner receiving 259.491 and republican Olney F. Flynn 227,426 — a winning margin of 32,065 votes. The tally on the three independent candidates gave Mickey Harrell 7.181; R M. Fund 257 and Bruno Miller 244. Election board secretary J. J William Cordell said the official count on the amendments would nt be available until Adair county submits its total vote. The county returns lacked this information. Approval of amendments in a general election is rare since they must received a majority of all votes cast, having to overcome the “silent vote.” The largest vote received by a democrat in the election was in the race for superintendent of schools. Oliver Hodge won with 263.751 votes. Turners 259,491 was second. Flynn’s vote led the republican ticket, with Floyd Carrier, GOP nominee for lieutenant governor, second. The official returns showed that republicans gained one seat i rn the state senate and two in the house. Official returns for state, congressional and judicidial offices, as announced by Cordell: Governor — Roy J. Turner, (D) 259.492; Olney F. Flynn, (R) 227.426; Mickey Harrell, (I) 7.181; R. M. Funk, (I) 257; Bruno Miller (I) 244. Lieutenant governor — James E. Berry (D) 253.261; Floyd E. Carrier (R), 202,835; William S. Hyatt (I) 2,692. Secretary of State — Wilburn day OKLAHOMA — Mostly cloudy tonight und Wednesday; possible -:ght :ain southeast and south centra] Wednesday; not so told : - night F ast for Nov. 12-15: Miss Kan. as, Oklahoma and Nt • -sra mud ate : ain except iocady heavy eastern Oklahoma, Southeastern Kansas, and South N- -    - ab ut Saturday or Sun day rising ti opei atu; es until about Saturday: then colder with I ‘ P on; temperatures aver-45L r-£ about 4 ti ‘gt\ »s above normal M un. and eastern Okla-n 1 • ^ about 4 degrees below' r ’’ Ne r a ska, western Kan-*VtiS «nd near normal western Oklahoma Cartnght <D) 251,485; Hugh E. Tyson (R) 190,679. State auditor — A. S. J. Shaw (D), 254,406; Charles G. Wattson (Ri. 191,033. Attorney General — Mac Q. Williamson (D), 256,762; Walter Hubbell {R), 188,070. State treasurer — John D. Conner (D), 250,947; H. N. Horner IR), 188.664. Superintendent of public instruction — Oliver Hodge (D), 263.751; Martin B. Nelson, (R), 186,185. Examiner and inspector _ Charles G. Morris (D), 250,883; Berme A. Cockrell (R), 186,297. Commissioner of labor — Jim Hughes <D), 247,460; W. J. Cox (R), 189,307. Commissioner of Charities and Corrections — Buck Cook (D), 251,414; Lola Peery Taylor (R>, 191,394. Commissioner of Insurance — Donald F. Dickey (D), 244,362; John C. Burns (R), 188,904. President of state board of agriculture — Joe C. Scott (D), 257.840; Joe Story (R), 189,864.    , Corporation commissioner — Ray C, Jones (D), 247,615; Thomas A. Creekmore (R), 189,751. Clerk of supreme court—Andy Payne (D), 255.882; Jo Hickman Read Th* News Classified Ads. I (Continued on Page 2 Column 4) The baby girl was named Sunday Lopez, because the doctor said, “they were giving out of names.” All 25 children were single births, Dr. Smith told the Associated Press by telephone. Twelve are still living. Two daughtersinlaw' were present at Sunday s birth. “I couldn’t believe it either when she told me it was the 25th child,” Dr. Smith said. “I wrent hack today to verify it and found the mother cooking breakfast. I told her to take it easy but I know she won’t. She said she had ‘a job to do’ and was bustling around. He said the father, three neighbors, and the two daughtersinlaw' confirmed the fact she had had 25 children. He said he saw the marriage license made o«rt to Sara Ernades and Bernardino Lopes, her husband. “She was 11 years old when she was married Sept. 27, 1915. She had her first child when she was 12. Her husband was three years older — he was 14 when they married.” Dr. Smith said. The father is a day laborer. They own their own five-room home here. They came to Lamesa from San Angelo three years ago. —  1- Greater returns for amount invested. Ada Newt Want Ads. British King Offers Labor Parly Views Opens Porlioment, Cells For More Nationalisation, Continuing Conscription Molotov May Compromise On Atom Controls Proposals LONDON, Nov. 12. LP>—King George VI, in a parliament-opening speech presenting the views of his labor government, called today for legislation continuing conscription for the British armed forces and for nationalization of inland transport and electric utilities. The monarch presented his message to parliament after a traditional ride through London’s streets during which he was guarded against any possible attack by Jewish extremists by every policeman Scotland Yard could spare—more than 5.000 all told. The king’s speech marked the opening of the second parliament since labor took over the reins of government and took place amid pre-war pomp and ceremony of centuries-old tradition—and the reality of the most elaborate and stringent precautions since the 1939 and 1940 bombings attributed to the Irish republican army. Urges German Peace Treaty The king urged negotiation of a peace with Germany under “conditions which will foster true democracy, will guarantee the world against further attempts at world domination and will remove the financial burden which occupation has laid on my people.” Indicating the government's intent work for eradication of international trade barriers, the king spoke of his “earnest hope” for the success of negotiations now under way in London for expansion of world commerce and employment. More Housing, Food He also announced the government’s desire to improve living conditions in Britain, promising increased housing and increased food supplies to a nation weary of shortages and rationing. Also recommended were measures to establish a ministry of defense — combining the three fighting services of air. sea and land—and to make effective the 1944 Chicago convention on international civil aviation. In one short paragraph, the king indicated that the government had plans to set up tighter controls for the London stock exchange and not to permit return of the free cotton market closed during the war. To encourage development of an efficient agricultural industry in Britain, the king said proposals would be laid before parliament to provide a “system of guaranteed prices and assured markets for the principal farm products.” Foreshadowing continued conscription to maintain the strength of the armed forces—a policy to which labor heretofore has been wholeheartedly opposed — the king declared: “My ministers recognize the urgent need for securing an adequate flow of volunteers for the regular forces, and their efforts to stimulate recruitment will be intensified.” Army Weasels Plod Through Snow To Marooned Families DENVER, Nov. 12, Lf*)—Army weasels and crews were on their way today (Tuesday) to Hugo, Colo., center of storm beleaguered Lincoln county where recent snows have marooned many families. and an estimated 39,000 to 40,000 head of cattle face death by freezing or starvation. The weasels, half-track vehicles used by the army in winter warfare, will attempt to take fuel and supplies to more than IOO Lincoln county families, cut off by deep drifts. Weather bureau forecasters predicted minimum temperatures today in the east central Colorado county would hover between IO and IS degrees above zero, with clear skies. J. E. Sterling, of the Red Cross disaster unit, said no word had been received on the marooned families. A number of them, he said “are old pioneers, and we don’t know what might have happened to them ” Rescue work will be extremely difficult since isolated residents are at many different points in the county’s 2,600 square miles. Stockmen, who estimated 60,-000 cattle were on Lincoln county ranges, feared their losses would be heavy. Airplanes from Lowry field in Denver and Peterson field at Colorado Springs were scheduled to resume food drops to families in the storm-bound areas. Topflighl Marcotk Dealer b Seized Moot Important Ona Known to Bureau Posed As Wealthy Ancona Rancher WASHINGTON, Nov. 12 — —The treasury announced today the arrest at Phoenix. Ariz., of a “wealthy rancher,” described by narcotics commissioner Harry J. Anslinger as “the most important international trafficker in narcotics known to the (narcotics) bureau at this time.” The defendant was identified officially as Robert Dudley Lin-ville, 45, of Phoenix, whom Anslinger said posed as “a successful lie cor Deering In 'Who's Who' Ada Community Molotov Talk Concert Group Has e u Drive Under Way L3US6S Hope More than one hundred Arlans last night launched the campaign of selling memberships in the Ada Community Concert Association with keen anticipation of heating and seeing some of America’s leading musicians and dancers. The drive was opened with a dinner at the Aldridge hotel attended by the workers and of- Asserts Russian And American Arms Reduction Ideas Can Be Harmonised By JOHN M. HIGHTON KR NEW YORK, Nov. 12. LR_ Fresh evidence that Russia may eventually agree to some form of international inspection ta enforce disarmament. fleers of the new organization and    m‘ Iud*R* MKS Erdme Cobb, representing I ‘J™ se^n " W.LTnLn SSP* Columbia Concerts. Inc., with which the local association is affiliated. The drive headquarters is in the Aldridge hotel, where each worker reports daily his new members. Closes Saturday by Soviet Foreign Minister Mw, • tov that Russian and American I arms reduction proposals can be | “harmonized.” I At the same time he declared J that an armaments race has ii | ready startl'd, and he urged prompt ai tion by the United Na- Sharp Rise Comes In Prices on Soap, Shortage Holds On NEW YORK. Nov. 12.—UP)—A sharp rise in the prices of many soaps, one of the major scarcity items, began to appear today in the w ake of the abolition of OPA price c .’lings. In Boston. Walter McKee, vice president of Lever Brothers, one of the major soap manufacturers, reported his company’s products were being inci _ased immediately by “approximately 50 per cent.” He ml4 #*a* * materials—fats and oils — had increased from nine cents a pound under OPA to 21 or "2 cents a pound. In Cincinnati, Proctor and Gamble and W. Werk Co., two other major soap producers, announced similar 50 per cent increases for bar am' packaged soaps. A spokesman for Proctor and Gamble said his company's small sized cake of toilet soap would be sold to dealers for three cents more and that the retail price would go up correspondingly., Laundry soaps he said, would rise from 12 to 14 cents for the 21-ounce package, raising the retail price from 23 to 35 cents. Officials of both companies said price increases were inevitable. “There has to be a sharp increase in the cost of the finished product.’’ one industry spokesman said. ‘‘Prices of fats have more t' n doubled since their decontrol recently and t1 2 industry has no inventory of low-priced material',” E. K. Hasty, in Jackson county, has overseeded his Bermuda grass with alfalfa and sweet clover. This pasture has been carrying two head of cattle per acre duping the past three months. D. R. Vaniman, county agent, said. Read The News Classified Ads rancher while conducting his sinister, secret business.” The treasury statement said Linville is being held under bond of $75,000 for extradition to the southern district of California (Los Angeles) for trial under a federal indictment returned secretly two months ago. The indictment, the statement said, charges Ludville with “transactions involving sale of a quantity of Mexican smoking opium to undercover narcotics agents.” Anslinger said Linville had moved to Phoenix in 1941, and “was soon enjoying substantial civic acceptance.” Linville’s record, Anslinger’s statement went on, is “an almost unbelievable story of a 30-year career of crime, an amazing Jekyl and Hyde existence.” The narcotics case against Linville was built up, the statement said, through “months of dangerous under cover work on the part of narcotics’ agents, in cooperation with agents of the bureau of customs.” Adam to Attend Reunion of 45th At least two Pontotoc county men and possibly others will attend a portion of the first peacetime reunion of the Thunderbird division at Oklahoma City Thursday, Friday and Saturday of this week. More than 200 men from this area were members of the now-famous 45th Division during its tenure of active service in the ETO. The two county repre-entatives, Howard Rice and Joe Cathey, both officers of one of the National Guard unit in Ada, plan to attend the memorial service, which will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. Friday in the Municipal auditorium. Joe Cathey said that possiblv others from this area will attend, but there will be no group participation. Weather Is Nippy Bul Not Freezing Monday night’s temperature were on the nippy side but not so cold as the state forecast had indicated it might become. The low for the night was 35 degrees, above the frost-and-ice reading of 30 degrees for Monday morning. Sunny weather on Monday moved the thermometer up to 58 during the afternoon. Former Ado Resident And Ado News Employe 'Makes' Noted Publication Ferdie Deering, formerly of Ada and now editor of the Oklahoma Farmer-Stockman, is listed in the 1946-47 volume of “Who’s Who in America.” He and Harrington Wimberly, Altus publisher named last year to the federal power commission, are new Oklahoma entries in the publication. Deering recently authored a book published by the University of Oklahoma press, dealing with the U. S. department of agriculture. His father, N. L. Deering, was for many years a grocer here. Ferdie obtained his schooling in Ada schools and East Central college. On Nov. 7, 1934. he became editor of the new Ada Morning News, which was published for some years along with the Ada Evening News. On January 7, 1937, he became employed by the Farmer-Stockman and some years later when the editor died was placed at the head of the publication. USO Drive Begun In Pontotoc County Goal It $3,200, Community Chairmen Named A drive started Tuesday morning and will continue the remainder of the wreek in an effort to raise $3,200 as Pontotoc county’s quMa for the USO, Calvin Bates, county chairman, said Tuesday morning. Community chairmen have been named to work in the various communities. These chairmen will be working the rest of the week. J. T. Mired, veteran and student at East Central college, will head the USO funds drive on the campus. All. *d has urged all students to assist him in the canvass for donations. The American Legion has donated the Legion Hut on North Broadway to the county USO group. The group has scheduled a dance for Wednesday night with all proceeds going to help Pontotoc county meet its quota. Krug-Lewis Meet Delayed 24 Hews WASHINGTON, Nov. 12. LF)— A scheduled conference between Secretary of Interior Krug and John L. Lewis today was postponed for 24 hours without any immediate explanation. The two were to have met this afternoon at 2:30 to resume their soft coal mining contract negotiations. Asked whether the postponement was initiated bv Lewis or Krug, an interior department aide said there was no comment. The conference was re-set for 2:30 p. rn. Wednesday. MM    +    J pM'Uipi Cf* I ne campaign for memberships lions to stop it davTf VT'at‘°n CJOS.^ Satun 1 Fr(,m Secretary of Stat* Byrnes K? J? liL!?* ’ and . thrre will t ame a promise that the American e no later opportunity to loin. government, which is insisting or Neither will there be any chance an insrecti n system, would have for a person not an association ; more to say on disarmament “at member here to buy an admis- the proper time,” and British For-sion to any concert. Only mem- eign Secretary Bevin declared hers will attend the performan- that in the effort to obtr ,i wend-ce£. .    ,    ,.    wide arms reduction *—* go Vern ia turkey dinner-meeting was ment will not fall behind.” arranged by Mrs. W. M. Eman-1 Ministers’ Meet Stalled uel, dinner chairman; W. E. Han-1 The three spoke last night a* a sen. president of the Ada Com-' dimer of the Foreign Pres5 As- mUnit V (    A    _    J    CApmttcin n    —  1 ... *    ., munity Concert Association and new city manager, presided over the evening's business and entertainment. Music On Program Mrs. Harold Graham directed the crowd in several songs after dinner. Misses Thelma Hokey and soc int ion after completing their first review here of five projected Axis satellite peace treaties. Reports on their work to date showed them to be still stalled on a’! major issues ranging from control of Trieste to free navigation on the F nube river. One sour ' of pro! god dispute Barbara Hansard, students in {atween tho United States and the East Central College s depart- states appeared to have been ment of music and popular voca-' rt‘rnoVf’d. however. Diplomats relists here. presented two duets,    “------ ^    J    ^ accompanied by Mrs. D. A. Davis at the piano. In presenting Miss Cobb, who assists the campaign for members here this week, Hansen told of the great success enjoyed bv another such association with which he was familiar in California. one launched by a town (Continued on Page 2. Column 6) port# * Byrnes had informed the Foreign Ministers Council yesterday that the United States had ordered occupation authorities in Germany to release several hundred seized Danube river vessels of Hungary and other eastern European co itnes — something those countries, with Russian sup port, have been demanding for months. Back to Italian Treaty Today the foreign ministers turned over to their disputes and technical experts some of the deputes /hich have kr    ’ their own discussions and themselves prepared (3:30 pm. CST) to re-turn t an attack on major differences in the Italian treaty. This pr umably n nt thev would Im* face to face again with the problem of Trieste and there was speculation as to whether they would give I ta Iv and Yugoslavia more time to try to compromise their differences or Those at the courthouse belong    seek a final settlement to the county and those in the m‘ Wlth earlier decisions to park to the city but those are Finder's Keeper For Courthouse And Park Pecans Who gets the pecans from the courthouse lawn and from the trees in Glenwood park? And who do they belong to, anyway? i em. tionalue the troubled area. soulless affairs and somebody w’ith a taste for pecan meats is likely to become involved. Yet They Keep Bearing \ et somehow both the court-1 house lawn and park trees continue to bear year after year despite the knocking around they ! SPRINGFIELD. Mo Nov 12 ta£    I    Le    Roy    Williams,    38,    describ- Courchouse employes claim first ed bv prison officials as a “dan-eall on the trees there but on gerous psychotic,” was still at Escaped Prisoner Called Dangerous Find Sewell's Body In Lake Texoma DURANT, Okla.. Nov. 12, Lf*)— W. R. Sewell, 45, boat concessionaire at Lake Texoma who has been missing since last Wednesday, was found drowned in the lake yesterday. Sewell’s body uras found floating by Harry Van Horn and his son Lloyd, Durant, one-half mile from where Sewell’s empty boat was found Thursday. A cornoer’s jury held death resulted from accidental drowning. weekends and after work hours the youngsters have their time and they use boards and limbs flung into the trees to ind- ~e the nuts to fall sooner than they nature ”v would. At Glenwood park the pecans are nai.iv and smaller than the papershell varieties at the courthouse but there are more tr es and more r ?oplc after the pecans. Old and Young Share » Old age pensioners and other grownups ’make’ the trees it the park as regularly as do the young sters, who never miss an afternoon as long a pecan is left. The books in the county agent’s office and the r^oty agent him-sc give forth with the information that pecan trees won’t bear well if they aren’t treated respectfully during th- fall season when J cans come tumbling out of t’.eir hulls. It’s all good-natured rivalry I and a p can at e ther place has little chance to escape being foi .id, and the only question is' how to keep the trees from being I damaged each year and so kept from the full p oduction thev might offer. Ex-Desperado Is Baptist Speaker MINERAL WELLS. Tex. Nov. 12.—(/I*)—Guest speakers at the! State Baptist convention included an ex-desperado. Ralph Fultz, introduced as “the j only surviving member of the Clyde Barrow gang,” addressed the convention last night on his * conversion to Christianity. “I was an outlaw and bank robber for 20 years,” he said. “I spent 16 of those in prison. I met Barrow' in the Texas prison and that’s where the gang got started.” Fultz, who was released in 1943, is now a McKinney, Tex., carpenter. He said he was converted several months ago. large today after he and two other inmates escaped from the federal medical center here last night. Within an hour, prison guards caught two of the inmates who had succeeded in scaling an inner fence and were hiding in the outer grounds. Officials -aid they had saw'ed the bars in their second floor cell windows. Williams was sentenced from Birmingham, Ala., in Augus\ 1938. for violation of the Dver act and was transferred to the mental hospital here from Alcatraz. Roadblocks were quickly established throughout the Ozarks and an alarm was sounded through Missouri and adjoining states. Greater returns for amount invested. Ada News Want Ads. TH' PESSIMIST lf Un I* fllOTilM, Sw, Why is it a wife alius leaves ’cr highest heeled shoes exactly w he: ’ you’il jump out o’ bed barefooted an’ light on ’em? If hats u uz made t’ fit th* minds o’ some fellers there’d be some mighty narrow sizes. ;