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Del Rio News Herald Newspaper Archives Jan 26 1958, Page 1

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Del Rio News-Herald (Newspaper) - January 26, 1958, Del Rio, TexasWitt p 31 f i Around Town ALL invited to meet at p m ifl Cafe to form ah organisation in this district and to hear a program in charge of Laura Weynaud Nursing Association Dinner will be served during the meeting dien attended the Story Hour in Val Verde County Library Friday morning when Mrs Pete Williams Was the narrator TAXPAYERS IN THE AUSTIN District are making four all too common errors In their tax re turns the International Revenue Service representative in Dei Rio reports These to print or write legibly forgetting to sign not reporting all income and mis takes in arithmetic Three out of 10 taxpayers who make major arithmetic errors pay too much tax or select the wrong tax from the tax table FOUR CASES WERE HEARD by Judge John T Lochabay In Cor poration Court Saturday morning Charges ranged from drunkenness to reckless driving and brought in fines totalling SCHOOL NO ONE IN SAN FE lipe was broken into Friday night and was reported missing En trance was gained through a west side window Intruders rifled through eight rooms before finding the money which was set aside for the March of Dimes Campaign The Police Department is Investigating AN UNDETERMINED AMOUNT of cash was taken from July Cafe on Oriner Street sometime eary Saturday morning when the cigar ette machine cash register and Juke box were broken into the Del Rio Police Department reported Accountants And Warehousemen To Convene In Del Rio District accountants and ware housemen of the Texas Highway Department will hold a regional meeting in Del Rio Jan 28 through Jan 30 E A Boehme district auditor of the Del Rio District expects about 30 to attend the meeting The South Weht Region comprises seven districts with headquarters In San Angelo San Antonio Aus tin Yoakum Corpus Christi Pharr and Del Rio George Pendergrass accounting director of Austin and Jay D Howell Senior Field Audi tor of Waco formerly of Del Rio will be in attendance This meeting is to discuss var accounting methods and pro In use by the department and mutual problems connected with i accounting work the pur chase of material and right of way accounting procedures JUST LOOKING SALEM III would be burglars knew the ins of their profession but flunked miserably on the Floyd Weber 39 and his nephew James Melton 29 stuck their heads out of a service station window Friday to see If the was clear Instead they looked down the barrel of a policemans volver siHK CURE ALTON III UP Harold Cooper 43 finally found out what caused the nagging has suffered for the past three A doctor removed a caliber bullet from his head TEXAS SUNDAY the entry of Cody The bud previously won first in Class I cross bred unit at the Val Verde lot nib Show and Saturday Photo by Miller C of C Committees Named For 1958 Chamber of Commerce to serve during 1958 have been appointed by W E Cook the president A number of the committees arc listed today others will be pub Monday Cook Is ex member of each of the committees which In clude the following Armed for ces Judge Jim Lindsey John Row John L Dodson and Philip A Ricks cochairmen and Vernor Call The aviation committee headed by John L Dodson Hold Rites For Mrs Zenobia Brown Saturday Funeral services for Mrs Zeno bia Walker Brown 60 were held Saturday at 3 in the Doran Chapel with Rev B Hampton Bowman pastor of the First Pres Church officiating with Rev Herbert Sprowls minister of the First Christian Church assist Burial was made in Cemetery under the direction of the Doran Funeral Home Mrs Brown was a daughter of early day settlers here Mr and Mrs J W Walker coming in 1907 from County Survivors Include two sisters Mrs George Skay and Mrs Nin ette Braun and a number of nieces and nephews Pall bearers Included D A Pol lard B T Rose Sam H Walk Albert Cecil Oiim and Johnson Grand Jury Called For Federal District Court A grand jury has been called for Federal District Court for the District of Western Texas in session here Monday This is the first time in about Q years a grand jury has been called for court U S W E said Judge fV E Thomaspn of El Paso will be In Del Rio for the i session of court opening Monday in the Federal Budding U S Marshal Albert Saegert will be here from El Paso and j Deputy U S Marshal Ralph i inand is to be here Riggs said Henry Lyster Brumley R C Robertson Don Howard Mayor A C Kennedy Judge Jim Lindsey and General Austin Russell Noble Tay lor ia chairman v of the agriculture and ranching committee including John Rowland Bobby Cauthorn Lloyd Carter R W Hodge Henry Mills advertising and publi city Dick Reavis chairman with Fred Brien Hiram Johnson Chas N Daniel Don Howard W H Manning and Lt Buck Young affairs Jack Crosby chairman Col Willard Beauchamp Wade Crossley Walter W E Zom Richard and Rev O W iA of city and parks committee will be appoints ed by the Del Rio Council of Garden Clubs with of each garden club and each womans club serving with Cook as ex member Jones ia chairman of the conventions committee with Ralph J Sinclair Leslie Summit Ira Ripley Hernan Cadena and Jack Rhone as members Leslie Summit heads the civic center and auditorium committee working with Mrs Henry Horn Judge Jim Lindsey Mrs Albert Cauthorn and Jo Fleetwood H M continues as chair the Diablo committee work Ing with Philip A Ricks Judge Jim Lindsey and Cook J A Slaughter heads the Good Neighbor Committee with mem bers Cantu Manuel Arrana ga John Rowland Judge Jim Col Beau champ Lt Buck Young John L Dodson Tin B Cobb H W Monzingo General Austin Aubrey Rowland T 0 Carpenter Jim Thacker Bob Mayor A C Kennedy Col Nathan Adams J E Holmes John M Finger Jr and Cris Aldrete Frank Randolph and Hilary head the highways and roads committee with Q P Brown and John L Dodson Jr and Sam H Walk is chairman of the In committee Members are John Schiller W H Kelley John Black J Ar Slaughter and Milton Ricks DEL RIO WEATHER INFORMATION DEL RIO ANT VICINITY Gen fair Sunday Maximum Friday minimum 33 Maximum temperature a year ago 62 minimum 37 Minimum tem Saturday morning 36 Time of sunrise time of sunset WEST TEXAS WEST OF Clear to partly cloudy through Sunday r Wilh were ow icy were ty a W jky 90 17 near llu lu CuSt j K A tht UM of il fof ia Court Monday opening at 10 a Judge K Doughty the Judicial Court wilt be here from Uvaldo to hear case since Judge Roger H Thur mond has asked to be disqualified because of kinship The Southwest and Inter national Flying club tnb and ers originated the suit against the City of Del Rio and others follow ing a contract controversy Involv ing the clubs right to use of the city air port The plaintiff club alleges It en tered into with the defendant the City of Del Rio March 25 1952 for operation and maintenance of airport by the club On November 1 1952 the chib entered Into contract with F L McMichael to undertake opera tion and maintenance of airport and on Feb 27 1950 the City entered Into a contract with Ham ilton White allegedly without the permission of and pro to operate a concession and to charge fees for services and hangar space at the airport and alleges he suffered loss of business profits at the airport hi the amount of The City of Del Rio defendant It was within its rights in entering a contract with Hamilton White Attorney representing the plain One Seriously Hurt In Wreck Friday One man wan Injured In an accident involving a tractor and two Fri day morning 112 east of Bra on U 8 Highway M Fred Schulze driver of a wu hospitalised broken left hip and Injur in with a broken collar bone lea All three the accident were owned by the same company South Texas Test Fleet and the drivers all resided In De vine The accident occurred at a m M Schulze first of two teat cani headed went was an automobile in fog He was along side in the left lane when a Dodge and headed east loomed before him The driver of the Otto Alfred Keller aaw tho car in his lane and pulled to the right as the truck and auto colli ded Keller waa toot injured Randy 49 following Schulze in a aaw the collision and pulled hU car to the right in order to avoid colliding with them When fie pulled off the roadway his car hit a culvert He was uninjured Damage to 1955 Chrysler was estimated at The Chrysler driven by Schulze was listed as a total loss with the damage reported be tween and The driver of the ear which was being passed did not stop when the accident oc curred A Del Rio unit of the Texas High way Patrol John N McBee 69 Dies Saturday Funeral Sunday John Hewton 69 died Saturday at fl liv a local hos pital where he had been critically III for two weeks Funeral willbe held at i In the Cliar pel with the Doran Home in charge of McBee was born Sept 17 In the son of Joshua and Mary McBee He was a time resident and of the area Re tired he had been residing in a Pryor prior to his illness Survivors include his Mrq Emma two stepchildren Mrs Ruby Rimkus and James Rut ledge and grandchildren n Mrs W O Premiss of Uvalde three McBee of Iraan of Austin and BUI McBee of Brack as well as a number of and nieces II Burke or the firm Molman of Brian and torney George Thurmond will the defendant Hamilton White Attorney for the defendant dity of Del Rio la Burford LATE NEWS By PRESS and encircled the palace here today guarding It against at tack by vengeful swarm ing In the directs of this torn capital WASHINGTON and the United were reported ready to sign an agreement on cultural ex television to tourists Bui the two remained split on an approach talks CAIRO Syrian Premier Sabri Auall announced today that tun cabinet has adopted all executive steps for joining Sy ria and Egypt Into a single state Formal proclamation of their federation IN expected next week ft would coincide with the Baghdad Pact meeting in Ankara Turkey which was called to tighten the proWest em front In the Middle East STOCKHOLM Sweden A Sweden today thU country to have a tame with twice the power of Britains ready for teate within two University Prof Ier in an Interview pub by the newspaper that considerably ex experiment are plan JAKARTA The ent of said lAday replacement of IT S Ambassador John M Allison a proCom and ac tion on the part of the HUM Department BRYAN Tex County Ally John Rarron wild today he will file privately within two or three a to force admittance of women Into Texas t WASHINGTON went to the Saturday and took a hand In of the mi comma nil He conferred for more than two hours with 16 top and civilian in Hiding Nell Mv cm how to reduce Inter rivalry the complex 1 j WOOL MUTTON IAMB won shown by Hutto duriny 17th Animal Vul Verde Lamb SUow mid Sale Saturday ut the Club Hams Photo by Miller Name Frank Walton Democratic Chairman Frank Walton has been appoint ed chairman of the Democratic executive committee of Va Verde County to fill the vacancy created by the resignation Hum Humphreys resigned his post as chairman of tho Democratic com of the county because he is a member of the board of the Del Ilio He the Texas Election Law which made his continuing in his Hold Rites For J E Belcher Saturday At Funeral for John B Jack Belcher V8 were hold Sat at p m in tho Doran Chapel with Rev Milton Bradford pastor of tho First Church officiating Burial made in the Cemetery under tho direction of the Funeral Home with Masonic graveside rites at 11 a m Friday In a local hospital where he had been under treatment for four days He was born Aug 7 1879 in Texas the son of Alvis Powell and Mary E Belcher The family resided u number of years ami moved to Pel In 1900 where they in the ranching business Survivors Include a cousin Mrs K Webb of two Belcher of Del Rio and Clifton of two nieces Mis J f Shahan and MJS Frank both of post Impossible because of his serv ing on the school board It Is with deepest regret that I do this and I assure you that When r become qualified I will be mosha to serve and until such I will work with you in any manner I Humphreys wrote Jim of Austin not to be confused with County Judge Jim of Del Rio appointed Walton to fill Humphreys unex term as chairman the Democratic executive committee for Val Verde Walton will serve In that capacity until the general election In November he said to day la state Democratic Chairman Joso R Gonzalez has resigned as chairman of Precinct 13 for the Democrats but Walton has not yet named a successor to that posi tion 1 No stronger to politics la a former mayor of tho City lot Del Rio and has been an active member of tho Democratic parly for years I o t MAN MW N C J E Modeller collided with another vehicle on his way home from a Iloy Scout safety lecture Friday night He promptly charged himself with driving through a stop sinn MOUNTS 1 HOUSTON county auditor S B Bruce has said a funds shortage being Investigated i In the county clerks may run jas high as He saW in j the announcement Friday that the shortage was averaging j to a year and still running fijt j r i jf Champion fine wool rhul ton croas bred ti were selected before judging recessed ut noon at the 17th utk Vul County Tj Boys Lamb Show and Sale at the 411 Club AJ Barns on Street a with fine sun shiny weather r The judging recessed noon for the barbecue served by mothers of Club members to raise funds for the club Champion and reserve champion went to Bo Huttos entries In the fine wool mutton lamb division Cody Wardlaw showed the crow bred mutton champion with Hob ert Walshs entry taking the re serve champion ribbon Breeder for the champion and reserve champion mutton lambs was Bay Hutto WM tho breeder of the champion In the cross bred mutton class and the reserve champion waa bred by E E Townsend Judging continued Saturday af for of two more division Miles Pierce of Alpine was judging the champion let ram and ewe After this Judg ing the sale was to get underway Louis A Bridges of Eden Texas Judged the fine wool mutton and cross bred In the two division of the cross bred lambs light and heavy Cody entry took first class with E E Townsend the breeder COLUMBUS Ohio 35 n4 John W Helton yp jn tags were With when it yaj the cjr from f Jot feere dirty thief Hole our licence the two to fine wool were shown In two claMM light and heavy Bo Hutton showed the heavy winner which continued to the championship of the fine wool muttons entry won the light division with Ward law the Two hundred fat lambs and 40 head of breeding sheep were en tered by 30 members of the Future Farmers of America and 55 boys of tho the show Sa turday with Judging starting at 3 a m at the Club Barns Lein Jones of Copperas Cove Texas was auctioneer for the sale starting at p m and Suffolk types at Saturdays show Saturdays show was staged by on executive committee Including Walter chairman Maynard Hill Fat Rose Cauthorn Tommy Ta tuni Cauthorn Ray Hutto Jack Jones Marvin p A W D McElroy and Scooter Martin with Mrs E K as honorary members Scooter Martin Is president of ihu FFA club and other officers Hie Boh secretary Burk treasurer Jackie Casey re porter Albert Wallen and Tommy May f parliamentarian with WP as sponsor Jim Cauthorn heads the Club with as vice Linda Wardlaw as seo Cody Wardlaw as treasurer Tommy Wilson as reporter and Kenny Hill se r g e a n County Agent Tommy Tatum is sponsor JkJ fry u J yir is fur with dug Damages of Done in Collision With Parked Car i Damages of were reported to a Plymouth after the vehicle hit Chevrolet which parked on Street early Fri day William i was the Plymouth west ow Cis Street making a right turn whan tUe struck

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