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Galveston Informer (Newspaper) - August 21, 1937, Galveston, Texas A l. Davis pro sides Over Texas Baptist state school Congress rounding out .44 i years it Jwj service to Houston we invite or readers to share our Celebration. I and Texas Freeman we print All the news every week. If you done to see it in this Issue get wednesday a edition. Vol. 43, no. 4�z Galveston edition saturday,f4ugust 21, 1937 Alleg rape of Whit Price 5 cents wife of i a we ism set to fort . Cornelia Martin Prince wife of Rev. S. R. Prince pastor of it. Pisgah Baptist Church and president of the general Baptist convention of Texas died at the family residence Friday August 13. Mrs. Prince who was 63 at death had been in ill health for 15 years returned after a two months vacation in new Haven conn., and seriously ill for about two a v _ months. New York City Newark n. J., Baltimore md., Washington mrs. Prince knowing for quite a while that her time was near at d. C. And Chicago. Hand arranged with Rev. C. / quot a see illne8s, Page z 3 a i a a a a a a Globe Trotter mrs. A e. Dean 2502 Elgin Avenue Houston has just a Joe Louis just 5 years old _ his boxing gloves May be almost As big As lie is but a/fin\x/7vf9 Dot Tver Over hat f of they did no to keep 5-year old Raymond Jones jr., from win aaa Vav a v two v 1/x\ a a a Ning second prize As a Joe Louis a in a negro Joy Nite Parade. ,. He is the son of or. And mrs. Raymond Jones sr., 3460 Nero babies born in . In 1935 kindergarten.w4.shingt6n.�? and a an interesting insight into _ to. _ .amo�?.fe.5� j a i i j ii Ohr i a is a director austins figures reveal1 the astonishing fact that with All Wiir Progress in Medicine obstetrics and hospitalization More than half of All coloured babies born in the country during 1985, were delivered by midwives. in e x t time Chester. Fuller 17, decides to return iome be Ujj make no plans to there were 255,125 negro births in that year of which a get tuesday wreck victim show off his Money. That s what jailed him Friday. 85,732 or 33.6 percent were in the Al vellum i Chester was g yen $18 to visit cities and 169,398, or 66.4 percent in relatives in Columbus ga., but he the Rural areas. The state of miss Jones died wanted them to think he had Mote i Sippi reported the greatest num tuesday afternoon in the Jefferson Money than that. So he went a Ber and was followed in the order Davis Hospital from injuries sus round to different stores changing met Worth Thi to can bin named by Georgia North Carolina trained in an automobile truck col his Bills into Nickels. Presently he cry quot and r y Wuy Bama and South Carolina each vision july 24 on old Spanish Trail had so much change he had Torun ,,. ? in a its a a eth of these states having sported at Almeda. A v use two socks to keep it in Srinual ses�i0n with the it. Zion 20,000 or More negro births. Ine Jonesi in company with his Bro whereupon Chester was arrested Baptist Church in this City. The ses state of new York reported the the. Was ring on a Watermelon by four police officers they were Sjon began tuesday August 17, and greatest number of negro births in Jac Jfhn truck when the occident of suspicious when they found him Wuh close sunday August 22. Rev. A. Cities and was followed Byi Pennsyle cur rec. Arthur Petite White a Pas with that Jmmy Nickels they Placy. Pryor is the entertaining pastor Vania Louisiana Illinois and a Eor sen or car it shortly aft de hire i in the City jail until they w. L. Davs Active in educational meet in it. Worth fort the Texas is state sunday school and b. U. Congress is holding its s annual session with the it. Zion Gia in fee order named each hav a the Accident los the m6 reported or More. In each Mammoth Market of e. F. Smith a three states Mississippi. Geor on Cental Avenue which has been 8la and North Carolina the number could Check up on his Story. Theo cent i of bitter attacks from of negro births in Rii ral areas sex negro agitators for the past two Ceet 20.000 weeks in spite of the fact that 50 of the total number of births per cent of their employees have been 255,12544,059, or about 17 per coloured Vas again marched upon cent were attended by physicians m by a Large crowd of picketers last hospitals 68.218 or about 26 per saturday night. A few of the More cent by pans not a hospitals a is is s a sales Ferne re sir a a officers had to take the situation in hand to restore order As shop friends. Texas Massachusetts Virginia and Arkansas reported the greatest num and fraternal circles in Houston is president of the Congress and has charge of the session which is expected to be the most outstanding in Many years. Outstanding features of this sixth session will be the jury panel discussion guided by or. Rhoads president of Bishop College the forum youths hour with miss Vivan Hubbard of Houston As Leader the convention chorus one Hundred voices and the grand annual Musicale directed by prof. N. Nelum musical director of Corsicana the Farewell message of Mccomb and a although education facile pro ent Dav. 1 v wednesday the int of directory ser White editor says negro education is a sadly neglected holds to innocent plea for 0neweek Livingston by special staff correspondent a another negro alleged to have confessed criminally attacking a White woman Bob White 27 year old Livingston farm hand one of the Many suspects held and grilled in the August 10th assault on mrs. W. S. Cochran White at the Cochran farm about 10 Miles from Livingston on the Trinity River is reputed to have voluntarily confessed after having steadfastly maintained his plea of innocence since his arrest August 11. According to sheriff r. D. Holliday he and White were alone in the jail tuesday afternoon and White started talking. It is then that White is said to have made an Oral con session. The sheriff hastily sum mrs. Waymon Wilbon charming Matron of Tyler Money his son who is a Deputy an Ltd wife of a prominent Tyler undertaker a Well known in sheriff and loaded White into a a or a owl a a. A a car. The prisoner was rushed to the Jelter Kon county a All in. Beaumont. It a. R a a Rexfe to la ave dictated a a Wesnes Fay 6rhii�0v. Wilto signed Ali ? a document that May Cost him his life with his Mark not being Able to read or write. County attorney Ernest a. Coker of Polk county took the statement and then departed for Livingston where he filed a charge of rape against White. Attorney Coker said that a special session of grand jury will be called so that White May be brought to trial As a soon As White was one of the first of a score of negroes arrested shortly after the White woman was assault see Hoied Page 3 Texas and Louisiana sunday school meets in Marshall charming Tyler Matron at Tuskegee Institute Tuskegee Institute . Subject a is the United states a h. Bennett chief of the soil con permanent country a chief Bennett ser vation service u. S. Depart after paying. A tribute to or. Ment of agriculture delivered in Booker t. Washington quot great Edu address Here last for say night to Cator and humanitarian quot declared the negro. Extension agents from quot two Hundred lollies have been eight states. Or. F. D. Patterson made by Many a misuse of our lands president of Tuskegee Institute and which help to Wash any none age of j. R. Otis agricultural director three billion tons of top a a Oil every at the Institute introduced the unless this erosion is Check speaker. Echo said quot America will Fuco discussing the soil conservation the crisis of a sub soil pors were being hindered and Fol be a one Row a birth by ties for. Whites Are outstanding the other half of the popu Mon was delivered by Rev. B. M. Lowing Tifis two new coloured clerks n.4h a a a a. A were hired on lowing tails two new coloured clerks a Wyher physicians or midwives. Phy lation of Mississippi is a sadly neglected and remains at a kiss of Dallas. Rev. O. A. Crenshaw inc up Cin Ianc Nettan tort most. Of the births i ______1_ i. _ a a Hapli Serph thoyiihr1r#>cc quot who quot cont Der the picketing unjust a sultans the District of of standstill according to an editorial last week in the Mccomb delivered the Eddrea wed Esda eve in the face of the fact that this Umbria who e midwives attended the Enterprise local daily which Calls for a change m state de n y a 184.c51 educable coloured children in insurance have credit Union in Jum Oia Nije Gnu wives a Ucuncu Pic Brunch a of the Smith Chain Gry amp test number in each of 11 South us tinal policies a tsar or was fifteen have no High schools for Negi ots and these out that it has also used a coloured midwives Rae 2 represent one fourth of the area of the i Tate the paper cashier and checker. This was pm a 1n met Ashford. Who recently resigned when he received an appointment in the postal service. They also express fears that an Over indulgence in picketing tactic for imaginary wrongs will eventually i Ive some of the larger establishments from the negro business districts. Twenty Texas dentists by m. Woods annual meeting of the Texas and Louisiana Baptist sunday school and Byju convention closed a Well attended meeting with the Ebenezer Baptist Church Hev. A w. Wright pastor saturday August 14. The sunday school presided Over by mrs my e. Butler conducted Superior service during the session. The meeting was opened with singing by the convention chorus. First Orr Fer of business was Ivri to Reading of the program in and pointed quot out adding that there Are 184,c51 educable coloured children in 53 counties who have no High school facilities outside of the towns and cities. At the same time there Are 18,480 negro farm owners who till 1,493,491 acres i land valued at 034,243. A a salaries of negro teachers in adoption. The sunday school and Byju featured the departmental work which has been advanced to a very marked degree conducted by Rev. W. F. Bledsoe state director of religious education assisted by Rev. W. C. Coleman. The work continued during the entire session. The introductory Sermon was preached by lev. We. Schley. He ment of agriculture Deli Vescy an were Good agencies toward the teaching of our duty in the Baptist Church. An open forum on quot the teaching Church and crime proven Tine Tiona was led by Rev. L. L. World. The discussion was very interesting taking up step by step causes and remedies $13,080,000 being spent yearly by criminals. The inspirational address was delivered by Rov. Z. Broddus a taking Jesus seriously in our it of now pastors state and National workers by Rev. La worlds were As follows Rev. E. W. Johnson stale Mission Rev. A. A Hanis i Oie Fijn Mission Rev. W. Bailey evangelistic Mission Rev. See Texas Page 3 Mississippi today Are practically the and a employees of the Home and Chi to Cago ranch offices of the supreme Liberty life insurance itself has been a crushing prob company met at the Tome office last Friday and organized Iem in the advancement of Educa. The supreme Liberty credit Union he Only organization of Tremenda Washington. A its kind among negro workers in Chicago. The credit Union is under the supervision of the Federal farm credit administration from whom it received its charter. Credit unions Are cooperative associations operating for the purposes of promoting Thrift and creating a source of among t i e a Redit for provident and productive purposes. This is a f. A of int rat. 7 to complis hed by members accumulating savings and receiving a on or the National dental Assoc a Loans from such savings tin were the following or b bar see Edixon Page 2 two shot in 0 strike and a a strike called by the Cio at the Knight tertiary can this be Justice Huntingdon and a despite the fact that it1 was brought out in open court that George Stanford White Plantation overseer Drew his gun and fired seven so jets Point Blank at Bill Jack Bledsoe Elored before the latter returned the fire killing Stanford Bledsoe serve 20 years in state Peni deaf mutes fuss tie up traffic Low Houston or i. L. Jones hous ton or. T. Peacock Houston or. It. Smith Beaumont Del l. Melton Beaumont or. M. L Hunter Galveston or. A. Burde Dallas or. A. H. Jones Texarkana or. D. F. Barclay Houston of. L. Esmith Houston or. H. See dentists. Of Fife 2 fan Tavs i amended Memphis. Thousands of women use genuine fan licht ninja la Light nine flashes keys melt -�5 her As font War quot quot a Iron and Metal co. Resulted in the sentenced Here three weeks ago unlocking the door to the Nursery shooting Friday of John Ards 36 by an All White jury Bledsoe a during the storm monday morning and Luvenie Smith 14, strike sym counsel a appealed the verdict and when i suddenly Felt my Arm get Pathi Zers and the. Jailing of Earl last Friday after an exciting heart. A a not Holmes White on a charge of As info the Appeal a denied by the Ting numb. I looked Down and All Saul with intent t0 Murici. Court defense counsel however the keys were Bent and four of them it i Lig Man and girl were shot in composed of three Young White had melted. It quot must have been the the legs after rocks and bricks and one Colo Rcd lawyer Are report were thrown at an automobile drive to be planning to carry the Case in by Holmes Salvage Man at the see Justice Page 2 made her skin lighter Plant for 12 after the 25 see Tyfo shot Page 2 a a Flash of a and much mor amp Beauty fun coloured employees walked out thurs men prefer girls who Taw Blat pm or am make their a Kin fish Tang played an Odd prank on aug he did to Uaman a Jark Ekin and pc Latch Day mdrning/25 others were hired have Clear complexions Light Bright dear and Lovely arid to keep Annie May shines maid at Calvary away freckles and blemishes was to spread but Only 10 of them returned after it takes a. Lovely skin girls to win men a is always def Dutiful. Get 50c double seize episcopal Church Nursery last week on fan tan bleach Cream it did lunch because of threats by Trik hearts. To breach skin lighter and Clear a a pc a a. A re a a a a a a a a a a i a t7am depend on fan tan Black Cream. Only 50c at drug Guu and a a a crowd of several Hundred Pedestal on and cafe patrons gathered Early last sunday morning Ai the Corner of Broad and South streets to witness the unusual spectacle of two deaf mumps staging a violent a quarrel climaxed when All sign languages failed by an dlr fashioned rough and Tumble fight. Finally one of the quot silent contestants was persuaded to get into a taxi but matters a gain became complicated when the taxi Driver unable to understand the mute s Finger signs did no to know where he wante9 to go. The situation was cleared at last when the mutes Friend blessed with the Power of speech got in the cab told the Driver where to go and took the silent Warrior Bonner Wash in and Aubrey Williams executive director National youth administration last week announced that few Chantres will be Jade in the nya setup during the coming1 school term and a hat in order to continue benefits to needy coloured students through the school Aid and College and graduate Aid program a special fund of $70, 000 for negro graduate students has been granted. Work payments will remain the Asame As last year a maximum of $0 no a month for elementary and High 1 a a i us Wijnie school students $15-$20 for College Lukl by a v cd a undergraduates and $30_$40 for t a of Al graduate students. For other de Nieff tails about the quot nya program in i nth a Terestea students should com mull t _ a and a Cate with 4he state youth director div it a rom a High ladder a int to a a or write was. Mary Mcleod be Haystack last Friday Jackson Thune director of the division of county Industrial Home for Boyie negro affairs of the nya 1340 g of la b1u p William fight. 10. Street Northwest Washington. 1 distauro lnn�j10?08 a so la died his. Distance landed on the Side of the however most negro school head3 stack rolled Over the Impact break have the information that the allot ing his neck. He died half an hour ments flu be Cut 107, this year. Water general Hospital no. 2. Quot a anniversary edition Lightens skin 7 shades in 7 the informer and Texas Freeman . If you want to lighten dark ugly arc publishing an anniversary Edi a Kin a it just try fan tan bleach lion september 4. It Wiir Tell an Cream. Guaranteed Rulu or nun a interesting Story in pictures tic tvs both. Only spot. Bad Aci a a f a

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