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Corsicana Daily Sun (Newspaper) - July 2, 1955, Corsicana, Texas The weather local Cloudy and warm through sunday with isolated noon and evening u it 85 wj91 93 08 we that report of Market i Home the Mornini site leased wires of the associated press International news service a Tel Mats markets al a Laifi Jib most securities and commodities Are closed on 22 july pages Price five cents loser wants Money buyer Paula Alello holds of losing Par Mutual tickets in her lawyers office in new Paula lost the Money wagering at Aqueduct Racetrack in new York and her lawyer filed a state supreme court suit against the track oper the Queens county jockey contending that Section 994 of a state which has been in effect since provides that anyone loses a May sue and recover a War photo steel Price hike follows pay boost it it it it it it intr it it it it it it it it it it it it it it Mexico grabs Dickinson suspect fourth Lake party scheduled monday Corsicana was getting set Satur for the Long Holiday weekend and july 4th Celebration at Lake Halbert which is expected to at tract upwards of v Holiday monday practically All business houses will close monday for the Holiday As the City Hall and except Law ment agencies and the fire depart ment the Holiday schedule will be observed the Post All Federal agencies will take the holi and the retail merchants association will be hundreds of local families will get in iter cars for weekend trips Andieu tongs while numerous others Nain in remain in town celebrating the dependence in a variety of careful driving police Ancl sheriff spa Tamera facials Urgero regardless of where they May be to exer Cise the greatest caution obey All traffic rules so that the Long weekend will be a sane and Happy one unmarred by sponsors of the july 4th Celebration be held at Lage Halbert Are hopeful that Many Cors Lianas and visiting families will take the occasion to picnic at the grounds while on hand for the entertain of which is will include High Speed county to Start purchases soon Navarro county soon will purchasing the necessary right of Way a widened and improved i Highway county judge Jim sew Ell indicated the judge was authorized by the commissioners court to enter into a contract with Morris real estate agent for handling the certificates Heady at the same judge Sewell announced that the in certificates of indebtedness Are now in a safety Deposit Box at the first National these will be used to finance the right Otway Pur chases under a contract the county has with the Bank the contract with Dreeben auth Orizes payment of per cent of the first the agent has to a for 1 per cent for he second and of 1 per cent for All above All Pur chases made by Dreben will be subject to approval of the comm Salon ers Cost unknown the new expressway right Otway will Cost is but the commissioners feel the 000 in certificates of indebtedness will be in addition purchasing right Dreben will secure Neces sary controlled easements along the proposed expressway no action waa taken by the court at its Friday afternoon ses pay the boat concert music and sing Patriot la program and Brilliant fireworks boat races upwards of 78 race Drivers from s states Are expected to participate in the afternoon Long boat races which will be directed by d and Deanie Corsicana racing timetable for the afternoon and evening Celebration at the City Lake has been announced As follows 2 to 6 races 6 races comprised two heats each for three classes for runabouts and three classes of 6 to 7 to al Low to picnic and visit 7 to concert by old timers band directed by Joel f patriotic address to address by w pastor of the first Christian to 8 singing led by Harold 8 to lowering ceremony conducted by members of the american legion and Veter ans of foreign fireworks set by National guard As finale of the Celebration refreshments will be available at concessions stands at Vantage Points about the which will be operated by the Navarro county 4h Shreveport Han kills self july 2 a 43yearold Shreveport Man who to he had guts shot and killed his wife Friday night and committed suicide in driven Coroner Charles Boone of Caddo Parish identified the couple As Guy Thomas Penny an his 37yearold wife or Boone termed the shooting a Mur an unsigned note found in pen nys shirt pocket said that every one i worked with talked about me not having enough guts so who has More than this Penny blamed the talk on Mari Tal difficulties and trouble with his wife relatives who interfered with my family Ever since we were the note said another mans attention to his wife drove Penny to the the couple had been married 20 they had no cabbies take pledge july Ance note from St Tokyo taxicab Drivers and Thi president of their firm swore of drinking today in a solemn Cere ten full bottles of Beer and four bottles of Sake japanese wine were smashed to Mark Thi the chief of the Toky police Force was among interested police say Effort made to sell car Little definite information Given by Man arrested july 2 in big husky Ellis Euclid Roke Down and cried today when of flyers pressed their questioning bout the slaying of three persons the never been in said opening and closing his big returned to the 190pound Man was used across the Border from in Handcuffs after the mex can government ruled him an undesirable and unwanted Lauhon was arrested in Friday afternoon with a Maroon and Cream automobile that officers say Bel ortved to Ruby her and her were shot o death in their Home near Dick non the night of june says car fathers Lauhon told Ollie chief that he car he was driving in Mexico belonged to his father in Holiday death toll mounting rapidly Dixon Yates feud like prize fight George Parr again principal figure in triple fronted Legal encounters his father said earlier he bought his son was still at Rob los air Force As a photographer flashed a la Chon turned and tried to hide his Connor asked Lauhon where he had lived last and Lauhon an by Russell Bruce july 2 Dpi of might compare it to prize ight the bitter and com ilex scrap Between backers of a and in Congress and in Tva Ackers kept whipping left Dixon Yates was fast and president Eisenhower and the a ministration to its keep fist cocked Tva backers were losing on olints but All the while they had big right in the last found Dixon Yates took it on the whether it gets up before he count of 10 remains to be the cocked right hand was Mem ills made soon after the ight started nearly a year o build its own 100 million Dollar generating Plant rather than a ept Power Allen delivers blow the stunning blow was triggered in the frail 73yearold president if the Memphis utilities he called in reporters ast week and told them i will recommend that Mem this build its own Power a few Days the White House called in reporters to Tell hem the controversial Dixon swered 2211 Texas told Street in that see Page t Eisenhower likes House approved Reserve measure by Raymond Wilcove july 2 ins president Eisenhower was re ported pleased today with House approval of a modified military re serve Quick congressional enactment now seems close to the presi Dent reported his feelings after the House passed and sent the measure to the Senate minus an anti segregation rider which had stymied the program for six weeks Powell rebuffed the original Bill was shunted aside after the House adopted a National guard no segregation sponsored by rep Clayton Powell sought to tack his proviso onto the but he was re 156 to the House reversal apparently was due in a Large part to the views of the who de scribed the Powell proposal As objects to rider Eisenhower urged Congress t approve the Bill without the rider and said the program was Essen tall to the nations purpose is to create a train ready Reserve of men by july at Abou reservists Are undergoing the legislation sets up a six month voluntary training program for youths Between the Ages o 17 to be followed seven and on half years in see Page 2 by the associated Frew George the old South Tex As political who usually wins at the prepared sat urday to wage a each promised to be a show for texans who have watched the Parr career in recent years and included the following a suit filed Friday in Cotulla which seeks recovery of a half million dollars from Parr and his a wife of Duval county Road one trial monday a trial which begins monday in new braunfels in which Parr and ethers face charges of misapplication of funds of the Benavides school an action in the fifth court of appeals at new in which Parr asked permission to file two writs in his fight against Federal income tax evasion the Cotulla filed in the mame of Duval county treasurer Victor seek the political Kingpins acre Dobie ranch or a half million dollars As an alternative without the petition charges Parr bought the ranch with funds taken from the Duval county Deposit in the no defunct Texas state Bank at Leal filed an affidavit Friday in san Diego that the suit was filed without his Sam Burris and state Sidney Chandler filed the Burris charged that Leal has become a Parr Follower and is scared Parr and 11 other persons Are the defendants at the new Braun Fels trial where Burris of the 79th judicial Long parrs Politi Cal will head the prose i some political observers Call u a major test of parrs strength but parrs supporters claim the investigation which brought on the see Page heart diseases continue to top causes of death new july ins diseases of the heart and Bloot vessels continued in 1954 to be the number one cause of death in the a report in the american the american heart associations quarterly publication Sal today that despite a slight Declon in deaths from these diseases Ove the past they still account for per cent of All the article indicated that the improvement in the cardiovascular death rate was due primarily t the Sharp drop of influence an pneumonia last year As compare with the number of death decreased from to i in a year when respiratory ii Ness la said the report deaths from cardiovascular cause this is because resp Tator infections usually place an adde Burden on the heart and circulatory the american heart also Cal de attention to the heavy deat toll taken by heart diseases Amon people under in this age group the publication cardiovascular ailments were responsible for mor than double the number of death caused by the second Lead Ling killer in Texas bar plans action against minority group9 july plans Lave been revealed for a move by Texas state bar association against what was called a Small minority of Texas lawyers who have besmirched the name of the entire Egal profession in the the program was announced in Dallas where the association is loll no its annual District panels due Maurice Bullock of fort Stock incoming president of the As is scheduled to appoint a committee for prosecution of unethical lawyers in each congressional District of the Bullock explained this is not a cleanup drive As because the overwhelming preponderance of lawyers Are Hon is and we have not had adequate policing of the Small group that is esteem lacking lawyers do not have the esteem of the Public to which they Are we dont want them Pic tured differently than they really but we feel no other group is rendering More Public Bullock praised the Legal profession in Texas As a whole As clean and he there Are a few bad apples that need weeding Hobby again rumoured quitting july rumours that Secretary of Oveta gulp Hobby is going to re sign soon have Arisen an administration official said Friday night he understands she will resign in a week or maybe president Eisenhower has said Hobby told him some time ago she might have to leave for personal her William publisher of the Houston has been ill with Marion undersecretary of the has been mentioned As virtually certain to be Hobby Yates contract will be reappraised in View of the Memphis the president had asked the budget Bureau to Confer with the Tva and the atomic Energy com Mission to determine whether it would be in the interest of persons living in the Tva area to continue or to cancel the Dixon Yates the Senate appropriations com Mittee Friday voted to withhold funds for a Power line to link Dixon Yates with the Tva Power Grid if Memphis shows a definite commitment within 90 storm cars Cunix the storm Center Issue Between president Eisenhower and a size Able Section of Congress was near the democratic leaders said it was How did it All Start remember the fighters Are not merely Tva and but also Public versus private pow who have been slugging it out for this latest scramble cropped up when the Tennessee Valley a a vast Public Power sys found it could no longer Gen Erate enough electricity to guar Antee the areas future when Congress said Tva could not private Power stepped up for another Middle South and the Southern combined to propose what came to be known As the Dixon Yates the 107mllliondollar Plant pro see Page 11 presbyterians to finish Church building units construction of the final unit of the Westminster presbyterian Church building program will be Gin according to an contract has been awarded to the successful bidders for the Square feet of classrooms for the sunday school department totalling Hendrick and sons of Are the general contract Cook of Corsicana is the air conditioning contractor while Wallace is the electrical con the final unit will porn the pres ent new Structure on North thirteenth Street and will extend to Ward West third a separate Entrance to this Sec ton of the educational facilities will also be the new Sec Tion will be in conformity with Thi materials and plan of the presen Church building and senators trim funds measure july the Senate appropriations com Muttee has Cut 43 million Dollar from operating funds asked by the atomic Energy commission of this fiscal the group approved Friday measure which would make available for the dec the Bill includes 575 millions i new the rest involves in obligated funds and a shift o some Money from Plant an allowances to opera in the Bill now goes to the Senate the Senate also Cut 40 my lilo dollars from budget requests i passing a Bill Friday to author inc for worldwide i itary its total a 11 million Bew the amount approved by the soldiers guard Border As mexican Farmers Battle Cotton Export tax july 2 guarded Banks across the Rio Grande at Matamoros to Day after mexican Farmers threw Road blocks across highways entering this Border tourist Haven and stopped commercial transport but Culver american Consul at said the Farmers strike against a per cent Export tax on Cotton was peaceful and the soldiers were Only a there probably not he highways blocked the Farmers action started Fri Day morning when hundreds of Farmers drove trucks and Automo across major highways enter ing in the Center of one of North americas greatest Cotton producing City streets and two Bridges to Brownsville also were after delays caused by congest american tour Sta were let but american trucks wer some tourists took Bac roads and crossed the Border rive at Remote places to reenter the United want lower duty Gidden said the Farmers met i a Matamoros place before Startin the he said they wan a lower Export duty on no about 5 per cent higher than Sim Lar duties on Baja Cal area the Consul said the mexican Ern ment gave mexican lower Duies because production costs Thor Are growers around a Amoros dont know what to do wit their Gidden Cotto picking has been going on for couple of he said the idea was to stall i but tourist business in the Are the International Bridges wer cleared of trucks at Sundown by eee face 2 by International news at least62 persons had met Vio it death across the nation today millions of americans began ele Bratung the three Day fourth july Holiday Highway accidents since 6 Rilday killed 52 drown is claimed four More victims id there were six deaths from her Dearborn warns Ned president of he National safety grim y noted that the traffic death Oil is running ahead of last years uly 4th Holiday toll so he arned unless the Drivers slam on the rakes the toll will reach or sex eed the National safety ils pre Holiday estimate of 380 40 millions on Road the Council estimates that some 0 million motorists will have trav led highways during the ind Epen ence Day Holiday weekend which uns from 6 Friday until Midnight an unprecedented army of trav lers started Early Friday night to Ake advantage of hot weather to Eek pleasure City folks went to the country and the situation was reversed As persons in Rural communities head d for metropolitan facilities jammed Many of them jammed air bus terminals in an Early Rush o reach lakes and seashores to fish and for boat the weather continued not and humid Over most of the country ast of the the greater portion of the stations reported Light Friday in the West of the Rockies cooler air covers the Northern half of the area with temperatures in the 50s and see Page 10 attorney seeks hew trial for Retro Soldier july attorn y for Marion Convoc de of the lovers Lane slaying of an airman has asked a new rial for the fort Hood master motion for a new trial was led tilday soon after Waco negro leaders pledged to join with officers in stopping a wave of threats and rumours that followed Washington sentence of death for Washington was convicted of the fatal shooting of Henry who was killed when he defended his fian Cee from a rape the fian miss Dorothy was a Star witness for the pros ecu Lon and identified Washington As Fred Waco attorney who filed the new trial based Lis plea mainly on the Contention hat evidence pertaining to other cases in which Washington has Jeen charged was introduced in the murder the mustachioed 29yearold Bre negro has Beer charged in four counts of armed robbery and two of the negro leaders made their pledge of cooperation with police Friday when about 30 of them met with Tom Moore Moore said a Telephone caller warned him that he would die the same a that Washington is executed education Aid Bill is approved House panel july House education subcommittee has Given the Green Light to a com Promise construction the Ful House education committee wll take up the measure on thursday the legislation combines proves ions of president Eisenhower program and of school Bills sponsored by Cleveland m Ballej and Carroll Kern it provides 400 million dollars in outright Grants annually to state to build the states i have to match every Federal do Lar they receive from this fun with one of their in the government we buy up to 750 million dollars wort of school Bonds issued by har pressed states Over a four year per this provision applies if Ali states cannot sell the school Bone at a reasonable rate of i interest i other a third method of Aid Apple to states with school Georgia and the school authority could contract with private investors to put u buildings and then rent them from the the would guarantee pament of the up to 50 i cent of the school authorities Bon ded the rent pay ments would go toward Purchla of the local Bethlehem workers return to work Friday operations were resumed at the Corsicana Bethlehem sup ply Only a few hours after the settlement of the steel strike was the pickets at the Entrance of the Plant were about 6 Friday after news was received by officials of Lodge United steel workers of it a settlement had been effect with a hours after steel had led the Way the agreement for an increase in age and the Midnight shift worked from ild night Friday until saturday at the Plant was shutdown Satur a morning until tuesday morn no following the weekend and ourth of july the monthly meeting of the local was held at the nights of pythias Friday t 7 when the news and Erms of the new agreement were reported and explained to the Texas to resume Olio inoculations near month end july mass Olio immunization program is expected to be resumed in Texas by end of state health officer George Hille said he has local health agents to get ready for the second round of inoculations by lat he said he had received not al action from the National found on for infantile paralysis the vac Ine manufacturers expect within 0 Days to have completed both the manufacture and safety testing of enough vaccine to permit the Sec and round of inoculations and boost r the health official voiced conf Coco in the safety of the vaccine be spite recent setbacks and Cratl the health depart ment reported 55 new cases of to o for the week ending june boosting the years total to of 220 were reported As partly 187 As no paralytic and 92 As boys drowned to get bicycles july two boys who drowned in the Schuylkill River at Philadelphia were disclosed today to have been pushed off a pier by two other who wanted bicycles held an homicide charge Theodore am Joseph also they were accused of shoving 10yearold Elj is Palmer and Adolph into the water Friday while the Atter were both investigators took Armpriester nto custody after they Learned the bicycle he was Riding belonged to one of the the Palmer they said he admitted pushing the by operations at capacity due tuesday other costs Are cited in for new listings by William Flannery july the nations steel Mills will be to Ducong at full capacity by the and of the Holiday weekend with a hourly wage increase throughout the Industry being led on to Consumers by a hike in steel the announcement of the pay v boost at noon Friday was followed six later by the release of the new Price scale by the United states steel traditionally the in Lusty average hike 1780 the country largest producer said the average effective july would be per agreement Between big steel and the United steel and de a 12hour strike by Mem Bers of the Cio the five other major steel Jon Sand laugh Inland and Youngstown Sheet and with the steel workers last continuation of the strike would have halted production of90 per cent of the nations steel and gradually led to a shutdown of other industries producing everything from Bobby plus to strike shortest although some of big steels work in were Back on the Job before the contract was signed 86 to 48 hours was estimated a the time necessary to get Mulli blast furnaces Werr banked thursday in preparation for the walkout which proved to a see Page Copper Industry j and other units hit by strikes by the associated frees the nations steel Mills ready today for an Early resumption of operations but Hopes faded for Quick settlement of strike against three of the National Lar Gest Copper in a spokesman for the International Union of Mill i and smelter workers expressed 1 i says into the water take their in order to Road funds designated fund of 700 was set aside by the state High Way commission Friday primarily for Light maintenance of state High ways and farm highways will of the Money and farm roads an al location of was reserved for emergency use arising from fires and other Dou at differences which led to a e against three of the nation v major Copper could be ironed out before late next talks recessed he said bargaining sessions had been recessed at and Salt Lake City and that negotiators for both probably would study counter proposals Over the weekend and meet for full scale discussions affected by the strike Are and mines operated by the Ameri can smelting and refining Phelps Dodge and Kenne Cott Copper employees stayed on the Job at the Anaconda the other of the big four pro ask hike the big four employees an estimated to Union members who Are seeking a 20 cents hourly Wake hike plus fringe wages for underground miners now Are to for an eight hour Day and to for common strikes of bus and Streetcar operators went into their second Day in and a transit strike went into Ita 12th Day in los a threatened strike against the railway express Agency was averted at least 30 Days Friday night when president Eisenhower appointed an by Board to look into a wage Ali Sce Page 8 California family perplexed when plastic Hose startsunderground9 by John Bergman july perplexed Downey family is struggling today with a mysterious underground Force that has sucked an Ordinary Garden Hose 13 feet in to the Earth and wont let the of the Ordinary half Inch plastic Garden began its strange descent into the ground two Days ago at the Home of and George i daughter disturbed do peso said her 12yearold was sent to the front Yard of the modest suburban Home to Sprinkle the moments she came Rush ing into the House shouting i cant the Hose is stuck in the when mrs i peso went to invest she found the which had no sticking straight Down into the overgrown 4yearold file wid she an the Hom but Budge tried their but they move it an Inch during Tintso those operation the water to it have been Hydraulic action pulling the Hose Down into the dried out Clay i peso then decided to wait until her a truck came Home from he gave a experimental and then leaned against unseen Force with All the strength of his 170 Well muscled not gaining an George tied the Loose end of the Hose around his cars bumper and started off in Low the Hose but the stuck end remained full bends pipe he then looped it around a steel faucet and Drew it but the next the Hose

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