Baytown Sun in Baytown, Texas
10 Aug 1955

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10 Aug 1955

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Baytown Sun, The (Newspaper) - August 10, 1955, Baytown, Texas Bay shorts Cloudy and continued warm through thursday with widely scattered afternoon Thunder High of Low of 74 Galveston tides for Hijra Ixo 53 aunt August 1955 today news today the Sun gives full cover aft of Hometown news Telephone five Curfs copy charges unfair practices per cent City Council Grants increase in cos rate heres today two killed in Gatesville storm Battle report from Houston by Clyde Murray suit staff writer City councilmen tuesday night voted to approve a per cent Blanket rate increase on natural Gas in Bay the action came at a special session of the City fathers and was the answer to a per cent increase request of the Houston natural Gas whether the Gas company will accept the in crease was still a question but most councilmen predicted it Bay Lorn manager of the com said wednesday morning had not been notified of the councils action and i cant make any comment until i am officially no detailed schedule has been worked but the full increase will affect4otal income of the company and not necessarily individual especially those in the lower the monthly for is expected to remain the the increase was based on a mixture of Book find reproduction costs and would hike the annual earnings of the company to per based on total the company claims it is How making Only per under the original per cent the firm would make 64 per the meeting in the office of councilman Milton acted swiftly in granting the rate each member had Al ready studied a rate Chart prepared by the Gas Milton Campbell made the motion that the Council approve the per cent and councilman Rufus Bergeron seconded All but two Lacy Lusk and voted in favor of the Laisk said he favored an but not the per cent Kusk apparently favored a smaller the new increase applies Only to residential and Small commercial mayor Pruett said he had been Given the Assurance that the Gas Coin any would give the City 30 Days notice hereafter before Raisin the commercial and Industrial the Council initiated the session by submitting unsigned ballots on rate increase list ing maximum and minimum the average minimum was 12 per while the average maximum was 15 per the councilman Felt he 15 per cent would not be acceptable to the Gas company As Milton Campbell put we want to make them a fair acceptance or rejection of the rate will probably announced at the regular Council meeting thursday Copper strike hits phone Supply Lack of wire causes delay on extensions Houston pour of eight City councilmen trying to impeach mayor Roy Hofheinz out of office kicked of a showdown wednesday by walking out on Hofheinz when he called the City Council to councilman Lee Gail Shirley Brakefield and Joe Resweber Drew the Battle lines by refusing to answer Roll Call at the regular wednesday meeting of the City they told Hofheinz they didst recognize him As mayor and three other including mayor pro Tern Matt Wilson Houston second mayor in a political tug o boycotted the councilman Jim want expected to Hofheinz was tried by the City Council tuesday at an uproarious hearing on eight charges of mis who suspended howl Heinz last said they recognized Only Wilson As whose Strong mayor tactics Are Dis tasteful to the has refused to recognize the councils ouster As illegal and said tuesday he would preside at wednesdays coun cil councilmen said he Wilson said he want sure about there was no explanation for Wilsons absence a Leader in the fight against started the fire works immediately after by United press a howling possibly a Torna crumbled two old Stone buildings on the South Side of the Gatesville Square late trapping three persons in the wreckage and leaving two of them Highway patrolmen and voluntary fire men poked through the rubble for pos Sibly More but said they didst think there were the dead men were identified As Char Ley a former and Fred about they were caught in the Buckhorn the hardest hit Busi when the roof collapsed and buried them under a pile of Brick and the third person trapped in the debris was Bud who was rescued and was not seriously Henderson was waiting in the cafe for her who ran a Domino parlor in the rear of the two adjoining businesses a Barber shop and the City cafe also partially collapsed a few minutes after the Buck Horn cafe felled employee of an Auto Supply saw the Buckhorn roof collapse and ran to the other Busi warning those inside to get Connie poised to strike East giant storm Gander at standstill in Atlantic Cape roaring giant South of the Border told the City Secretary to Call the where to slowed though Many Miles the scheduled to be completed May Law in the strike against Copper i am not going to answer any Copper strikes in Many Western states sent their repercussions to Baytown delaying in definitely Telephone service to Many Joe Baytown manager of the general Telephone said because of the strike his company has not been Able to obtain ample Copper wire used in Telephone cab Les and that service to Many Bay but the company has not received the Cable that will run under the main line of the Ware pointed out that the com Pany ordered feet of Copper wide april aim that none of t has most of the projects now being held up were scheduled for completion in he the Cable for fair Glen producing industries in the West Roll Call and recognize you As May Reeves Hofheinz rapped his Gavel sharply pm while Western electric manufacturing Arm of the Bell Telephone system and a big user of said it had kept Ope diced serious trouble if the strike threatened Reeves it in for not t in Cognize rooms Cable Cut Back operations Hofheinz As Mayo that 1 am to a virtual standstill in the Atlan 225 Miles Southeast of Wilming the Atlantic Seaboard was Batten ing Down for a blow that was Meas ured in terms of the worst that a disastrous a special 7 Cost bulletin is sued by the Miami weather by a buy Lown Rirl unit the mime of the n u outside Tho limits of the United flu us f1 of Huttl cd win 407 Willow win vacationing in Fox so with her nil Scott of the Hirw wiil owl into in Monterrey Ami the War minted to know where the Little Rirl win nhe win from uie Tho lie i h jl1 Seitl he Ever in Baytown but Hugo heard of in town Nurt in foot Bull til foe fat Udint at Travis elementary no Hool in its very obvious i have been Reau feed he of he he Voiter Trmal it Iii Ricany and said it was almost stationary at that town additions is being held up Arbor and the Northern Section of because the Copper peace is declared in Deer Park Bond fight Union files request for Norb inquiry a dispute on the manner in which grievances should be handled at the Baytown refinery erupted into charges of unfair motor practice being filed against Humble Oil and refining the charge was filed tuesday with the 29th regional office of National Board in Houston by the Baytown Union representative of about at the Baytown the Ermage is the first of its Type to be filed run list the com Pany by Tho although arbitration Haa Boon used before to Settle Cliff who is in of the a web regional re ported wed Maluy in Houston that Wilton Field exam has been Assi Juned to make Complete investigation of the the charge was filed by Union attorneys after a bks Council Motlong monday Tho Union in us complaint charged that by its of aft Iii and in Lar of mid restrained and coerced employees in the were is of Tho in 7 of the tuft Hartley Trio Union claimed that tile employer issued a bulletin which had tin effect of curtailing ii tid interfering with the right of employees to present con Coral no their hours und condition of employment through representatives of their own the employer in the memorandum with a follow be quest i on Tiiu part of Union representatives to the the it Laposi of in files in working areas Othor this i Nii Uii not m granted Neforos certain procedure the immediate will present the problem to own because of the Telephone service to fair the City has Ben ordered since and still there is no in and general Cable closed its affecting More Glen Richard dictation As to when it will workers son place and the East Section of Ware the Lakewood and Genera the Garth Road and Shepherd Road areas is being delayed be of cause the company cannot get cop per wire to string in lasted just six minutes find Hofheinz rapped his and Plant superintendent of the Bay Jounier the meeting and said he town m the corp general Telephone 24 said scheduled session at to the situation is the worst he has City the Copper strike had readied seen since he started working for such proportions last week that president Eisenhower was asked to the according to the worst Cotic Ihnn walked said nothing and Tho fair Park and Glen Arbor invoke the 60day Cooling off per part is that we cant predict when phone for was Lod provisions of the Taft Hartley things will get Sun spots us airmen Home to after shopping for baby it was surmised that the Tokyo eleven Happy band broke into a rousing Cali shoplifters at Meyer store american out of comm Here i on Texas Avenue tuesday must nist chinese prisons less than a be expecting a Large increase in few towards Home and their h from the family Twenty diaper eagerly Walting loved ones released from valued at were behind them Lay More than two and a half years imprisonment and for at least one John Knos the bitter memory of red ahead Lay the United states and stage a cake Sale from family the 9 to 4 proceeds will go airmen Are scheduled to reach to the cerebral palsy one Travis air near san fran Booth will to in front of Bert Friday Blacks drug store in East Bay the former b29 Crew boarded Virginia Man reported to cake Sale Baytown Rainbow girls will the six officers and five enlisted i released i grinned broadly and waved at the Largo group of military red Cross girls and japanese employees who saw them off at the air boart ing one plane were Elmer a2c Harry Benjamin a2c John Wallace Brown and Eugene aboard the second plane went William town and1 another in West Bay push c54 transport planet at Cost when their bounded up the boarding ramp two Steps at a the Tachikawa air base mothers to meet a special meeting of the Josephs Catholic Church mothers club Lias been Callej for thursday at Josephs Catholic around town Williams and family Back Home after a Cool trip to Cali fornia Bill har Mcm enjoying the Baytown climate after return ing from a hot vacation in mar Lin mom Andrus talking about How Cool the night were in Navasota Ross former Sun sports proud of his first St tips Pictou up it Bojt ago Hes stationed at As an administrative specialist Anderson proves to him self once again that you can in and run into Omenn from your last week he stopped at Baton Rouge to eat his Way to new and there sat Mose on Way Home from Coker is mighty Lucky on some for instance the Day she drove wrong on a Street and the motorcycle of Ficci at the escape end just happened to be looking the other Way Betty sue Barnes is a Booster for my Side of the simply peps up things a Little Captain Rita Whittredge sails a hamburger with the same Grace and Charm she used to show on a fancy sailing Ard picks up a pickup to pick up a close Friend ill of two blocks away Lee grandma Dunn solves an morning problem for her youngest Howard John a1c Steve kill and a2c Daniel the modern Day Enoch Arden whose wife remarried in California believing lie was Church theft suspect held Bond if might have of in Inch of ruin fell in Bay Touti Tho ruin dropped the High temperature three w 9 a near record was Low tuesday nil Jet Wiit 73 in compared to the 75 registered monday at 10 wed the Mercury had risen to 80 highest winds were 135 Miles in hour powerful enough to rip up Concrete pavement and Hurri Cane warnings crackled from North Carolina to Chesapeake Coas Tal residents As far North is prov were put on storm the 7 weather bulletin spoke of some evidence that tar arc Siire has filled somewhat in he Center of the Hurricane that to neurally Means a slightly weak ening effect in very Little movement is expected during the next six hours following by a course toward Tho North Northwest or the Weatherman winds at frying pan Southeast of the Busy Wilmington were up to full gain of 60 Miles an hour wednesday tides wore running two to four feet above Normal on the North Carolina exposed Bench areas reported heavy swells and High three Baytown questioned coast gel Rel Nulod All radio by Baytown police who found 300 inc sea pounds of Copper wire in their that watch peddle has profitable Day watch peddling country Hoy who outsmart the silk la had n profitable Day in Biry town he sold one cheap watch Case with worn out to n businessman for mid palmed off another one at Cedar Bayou for same according to police of the victims obtained the License number of mans polio said that car wan real Star to to a Man at Gene Raj de any wire missing and Deer Tom Kiim Hud wednesday on against the City to restrain it from korean War victim is coming Home the body of William killed in action in to on is Liel if re turned Lio inc for burial will of arrive in Rinty Man funeral will 1x announced Kirt limn f line nil ton of Jenlih Jim Rte of graduated from Robert hitch school and Lee College and attended the Lenl Vernly of texan for years he in Tini neti Grant the permit Psi Job if if i in refill who will no tint in in turning Over in Bonds or Veitii Fallon the other funds to pay for improve Tark an a greed Settle lift on at a meet inf of Deer paric City Council tue any was to have been onto red into District court dockets wednesday it nth Tom claimed Victory in Lliel but it unit the City Niny Stuj off Tim judgment would put Tonj City under u order its any Iii for priv Lynx a Hirlu ton by grievances and Duce tinned for Perwo log Nifon in Union re prow Waldrop told the Bunyi wednesday that he would or to after can run from us Union pout and if it appears that May to a Thon Tho Gutter from any Money puny will a contacted to i f i u 1 m i t Rived from the Sale of and restraining it from ing for water and lines out of any tax the decision to mtr Tho agreed its Vav Uhlie that Tho would he of in negotiated Between Tho Union und Tho company or if judgment made at u Eity Toul a hearing could be held Ell meeting which reporters were not allowed to attend at first after the Baytown Sun went councilman under in Norb trial the Council received authority reporter from be membership it n Chii meeting last week to proceed Leon arrested in Colorado City lest week and returned to Baytown on charges of robbing churches in was bound Over to the grand1 jury wednesday under Bonds totalling he was charged specifically with burglar izing Central Baptist and stealing More than from an office in the build two other counts against him were dropped there not sufficient evidence to sustain the Justice of the peace Walter Queen police chief Montgomery Aid fingerprints found of in the ventral Baptist Church matched Hose of after a series of seven Church in january and july of Beckworth dropped from warrants for his arrest were issued As soon As the Finger print were but he could not to he was picked up for investigation in Groesbeck when to seen sitting in a stolen police there said Beckworth was hitch hiking with a Man who charged with stealing the to Weckworth was released by the officers and was then Eiven a to Colorado City by the owner of the Baytown police Learned of his arrest in traced him to Colorado and had him arrested police chief Mont Gomery and Constable Paul an Derson brought him Back to Bay town were turned Over to con stable Paul Anderson of payt own and Constable of la Porte for further investigation when it was Learned that no wire Nail been reported stolen in this one of the men was taken to la Porte for questioning while Thi ther two were held in the men insisted they did not Cal the but police were not satisfied with their answer when they were asked How they obtained police chief Montgomery a Hoard to broadcast warnings to around Morehead place laced by Rinock escape when in to get to safety at but Carolina South of Orcsi cents and visitors till were sitting tight wednesday police spokesmen said no appeals had been i Otid of wrote he Mother for u Texas soon lifter he was Kent to Koerin in she him a null one which Wing in Hon Billfold wh0n wan killed whiff fighting with the 21 la infantry division near Pyong in Quarter Vinn n in for Flag of the imn slur stifle which had Iwen sent to him from Nurte 23 when he three Richard Dun Etc a Ophelia Wurum be porm Sibus for the re in any manner the Council Porter to me to Eccl we ilex listed about m wan a Dreas rehearsal Fop the later meeting which reporters Al Lowed to mayor Dunn opened Public do Hermion on judgment by Suyong my opinion and the attorneys opinion that no one Chin win by Bony link court the City a tends to it costs Money s to fight l we need to t to extend water and Sev san Marcos Board ends segregation san sin Marcos wednesday joined the growing list of Texas towns taking their first step toward abolishing of he desk rating democratic governors huddle with Adial will Stevenson run again that big question Iney Goc the wire across its not bad at an officer Inid weve had a northeastern blowing in Here since yesterday at Wrightsville closer to police snid n Good part of por monent residents still the occupied their Homes but Chicago democratic got Down u business wednesday plans were constantly in the Hack governors attending the they so the raid Many of the i Over to officers at left late tuesday 10 of 1 refinery promotes Lonnie Vemon the promotion of Lonnie senior research chemist has been announced by research development division at Bay town Vernon received the and degrees in chemistry at Rice and the de Gree in physical he entered research and1 develop ment division immediately after receiving the latter in and joined thimbles catalyst develop ment where he initiated re Thering the use of the electric Microscope in catalyst in his new he will a sume principal responsibility of tumbles catalyst property re which is directed to under standing the fundamental Reasonr for catalytic solution to even parts of this Complex technical problem would most certainly lean to revolutionary new refining and Vernon and r Early wednes feet and Many put pressure on him to Roveal whether be will run for the in the forefront of the Gover nors who set Down with Stevenson a of the session wis Arthur lies report on How his Imine St Etc of Washington declared War on Tom Menend Wirtly that her husband is a Hamlet who out up his Mim about Thi off the Friend and the named As his the democratic National convention next her mass to farm Home tues Day night for dinner and a Good Long the two democrats declined to say whether they talked about the but Harriman repeated his support for Stevenson in 1958 j and sad discussion of whether to to exp chanced was Averell Harriman of now Highway Slaughter Stevenson close Persona estimated 200 lives most widely opponent at Light 12 Miles per hour and Only Light overcast was Council Agenda s but Kuert to run who won a i Varro band was Tod newsmen he loves to be you but Stevenson and his political by rigid Law Harl attack kills Motorist Joe Kulak collapses in Wooster Jon Martin Gauger for Tho Humble pipe line died of a heart attack while driving along Market Street Road in Wooster about Justice of the peace Walter Queen said after conflicting inquest that Kulak had been ill search at Baytown on the mag daughter have recently mover into noetic characteristics of their new Home at 212 Hackberry later he was instrumental Furlane in Baytown Tiafu the Best bait we or Offord in the Sun Wank ure the fourth to City Secretary Edna Oliver said wednesday that Only commit fee reports wore on the she usually Contardi hurried at the the politics Al Jbf overshadowed the main work of the governors which witnesses said that Kunhs ear went off the pavement at Wooster Street and veered Over toward the parking space at a it passed Over the parking of two other stores and stopped when it struck a when persons at rushed to the Kulak Over the Quern he rushed to a was dead on the Only injuries he received in the traffic mishap were slight Queen Kulak a Vav at 4o Market Street n he had employed by the Humble line since 1519 at Bryan and hews a a refer of the masonic and at Wellborn and of the Royal Arch masons flt Karthman funeral Home will ounce fun Neil

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