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Pampa News, The (Newspaper) - February 25, 1940, Pampa, Texas 7 s siriday and North portion vol 37 275 20 pages today february 19 4 o pull a leased wire Price i Vic c6nts Daniel refuses to Call Oil crisis sess of on my Side Hitler yells to nazi Esposi Hilly re 1 i a r says Soye nor replies suggestion of it forty Sadler 24 governor tee Odaniel today refused to a special Sussin of the legis of Tiliti which had been suggested commissioner Jerry to meet a crisis in the i governor said he could see not Rea Stoh for a session at a Cost of to the taxpayers Fife performance of a duty which the has placed upon the Rall Stadurs suggestion was made after1 a three judge Federal court ruled that the method of prorating production in the East Texas Field was answered Sadler letter governor sent the following letter to Sadler am in of your letter in1 which you ask i to Call a Spe Cial of the you give As your reason that the Oil Industry is in bad condition the cause the Federal court has held a proration order of the commission if have any idea about Law should be you did not include the idea in your i Call your attention to the further fact that the Federal court in its opinion raised no question As Totlis constitutionality of he Texas covering but the court complained because the order of the ctn Faission was an illegal order and compliance with the am Kire that former railroad1 Dotti acting under the statutes ave no difficulty in drafting Legal orders which the fed in Call your attention to the Al tether that he Federal has granted the commission ten Days in which to decide whether of not it will draft a Legal and they Haye that if the commission decides to in draft the they will Grant them 30 Days additional time in who Chi to do therefore the urgent matter is not for the legislature to be called together to pass a new proration Law hut the thing demanding immediate attention is for the com Mission to draft a Legal order under the existing i therefore see no reason what Ever for convening the legislature at a Cost of possibly to the taxpayers of Texas to perform a duty which the Law of the state has already placed the Railroad boy tries to sell stolen cards to county attorney a 10yearold boy wanted a dime mighty bad he went to the office of county attorney Joe Gordon and tried to sell that official a pack of playing cards for 10 cents that had Cost he 60 where he had obtained the he said he had purchased them in a drug store from a whom he described As dark haired and wearing a could not be certain As to the location of the drug the county attorney called Deputy sheriff Dan Ca Iporen to the office and the two men investigated the found that the cards had been stolen from a local drug e boy was taken Home to his to was mighty afraid of go iome and his Mother finding the county attorney an older boy accompanied the younger to the county attorneys of he had met the boy jw4 no connection with the purported taking of the pack of hearing on spacing postponed ss4 the Rall Paa commission today postponed we Btij 12 hearing fat Ama Xijiu on rules for Oil Wells in fee Panhandle the hearing had been called for 4 but reset because of a important i heard Bill Anderson to still eligible from some Bachelor girl leap year Pill was All a ttys red army not of Gates of Vii Puri 25 sunday occupation of the strongly fortified islands of Kola Tinam Stafl and poll Saar with the capture of 12 heavy coastal Tower guns was claimed today by the russian army in a communique issued by the Leningrad military 24 Strate Wicall spread red its dead littering the Snow at the rate of 000 in two was reported to night by the finnish High command to be striking massively at the Island envies of Vii Puri from a capt tred coastal base Only Miles from nestled on the War wrecked Gulf of Finland rail Way just below Fin lands erstwhile second City arid from 17 v4 Miles further once the West Ern Anchor of Fin lands manner Helm the soviet offensive stretched Cut Over the Gulf ice Hammer at finnish defenders on the remaining islands in Vii Puri other divisions pressed on against the finnish land defens is Between the Gulf and Lake striving Complete a pincers action that City once a modern town of now is a virtual combat wrecked by shells and us noncombatants moved the finns these Gulf and land directed at Vii Puri from five resulted in heavy russian losses that six tanks and six batteries were but the finns did not say the attacks were ii the finns left East of russian detach Der cleared to have been wholly Annir hilated1 Friday after piercing thi finnish More losses were dotted up to Over As follows East of Lake Mola More than dead machine guns and other arms left on the Northeast of Lake Ladoga about 15 tanks at on the Central Eastern front the enemy lost350 the Day the finns estimated russian losses at Irish to advertise pats Day Here an Aerial Goodwill delegation from Shamrock will land at the Pampa Airport East of the City at on March 4 to Tell Pompano All about the giant Shamrock Pat Ricks Day Celebration on March the Celebration will be one Day late this the 17th coming on a Sun heading the trippers will be genial Bedford Secretary of the Shamrock chamber of Frank Pampa will be in charge of the trippers who will visit towns and cities of the pan handle and part of the visitors will be invited to drive to studios of radio station Kpan and present a pampas Are urged to be at the Airport to Greet the Connolly quits Hospital 24 Ator Connally Tex left Walter Reed Hospital today after a weeks checkup and announced he would be Back at his desk Treyve Given me a Green Connally in turks order mobilization of civilians 25 sunday amount Init virtually to Revll Turkey today applied emergency measures As the possibility of War in the near East was regarded with increasing apprehension in this the government coordination com which was formed to place Industry Commerce on virtual wartime inaugurated Obliga tory system in the Regli Coal under the expected to be extended workers All Industry would not be permitted to leave their general staff officers arrived from Ankara final Steps in organizing Istanbul defences against any possible air and sea More British and French technicians arrived to help make the coun try ready for turkish newspapers predicted that War Between the allies and soviet Russia was especially if rus Sia becomes a important source of it was asserted that in such the allies move immediately against the Rich Baku of on the Caspian the Terii Clos Ely c6hnected with the turkish1 gov declared both the logical and Legal justification already exist for Britain and France to declare war1 on quarters reiterated that Turkey was ready to fight to defend her own Turkey earlier had been virtually isolated by a storm which swept across Southeastern Europe and turkish officials had denied rumours of impending War which circulated in anxious Balkan capitals As the result of a prolonged interruption of fireman confesses slaying in Tacoma 24 John a gaunt Tacoma confessed the brutal wed Ding night slaying of Hale nos who successfully courted ords common Law undersheriff Clyde Knowles announced late Knowles said Ord signed a lengthy confession in which he admitted shooting former president of the Washington state elks Asso but denied he poured Kero Sene Over the victim and set fire to his statement bore out in part previous statements made by Rosier and King both critically injured after Ord invaded the Rosier Home last a few hours after the couple was i did not pour Oil on the bodies and set them afire As stated by Myra quoted Ord As shot through the Abdomen and severely beaten about the head and is in a Crit ical condition at a Hospital seen More bidders on cafes needed seven More business firms Are needed to assure a successful Sale at the Gray county Junior livestock show next to Mem Herb of the Pampa chamber of Commerce agriculture and livestock committee have secured the Promise of 22 firms to cooperate by being several merchants have promised to report later but members of the committee Are anxious to finish the Woric Early in the week so that outlier details of the show May be in Tom who will auction the calves to the High est has been Busy getting everything in Tiptop shape at recreation Park for the there will be plenty of room for some 400 or More Cox Leith seats for every body at the Opp and Otler am have hot livestock feeders and to see Type of calves that make prime livestock Market managers and others interested Are invited to attend judging of the calves will take place saturday morning at and the Sale in the the 22 including a few who have just been contacted by the who have prom Issod to cooperate in making the Sale a Success include Thomas grocery and Market Duyer of the grand Champion last Standard food who will Purchase two calves Panhandle lumber com Danciger Oil and refineries Pampa hardware and Supply Kurfees Coles har Vester feed southwestern Public service first National Texas furniture Barnes and Hastings Penney Pampa furniture Hillson hardware Plesley Mont Gomery Ward and Harris Pood Jet Schels Wery mar Paul Hadje up Skibb Pul ranch girl Margaret Stockstill Pampa girl to be honoured at fort Worth show on of the 1940 Hon or Jwill be feted at the southwestern exposition and fat Stock show in fort Worth will be miss Margaret Stockstill of Pam pictured who will represent the miss Stockstill was selected by a director of the association at the Anvil Park Rodeo at Canadian last year where she represented miss Stockstill was born on a Gray county she graduated from Pampa High school and later att ended College of Industrial arts at Texas technological College at Lubbock and University of new Mexico she is an accomplished horse woman and owns her own string of on Friday miss Stockstill was introduced at the chamber of com Merce luncheon honouring Harry member of the Texas High Way and delegates to the 183070 North South Highway association miss Stock stills cowgirl costume and equipments on display in the window at the Friendly mens Wear where she secured her hat and rid ing her boots and Martingale were made at gurneys leather irl Smith freds studio made the enlargements of her the display was arranged by the Art apartment of the Lonora miss Stockstill and her and will leave March 6 for fort Tak ing her pet Admiral bests for aboard Lang at feb 24 via president Roosevelt fished for several hours off the West Panama coast today but the honors for the biggest catch went to rear Admiral Ross my the presidents the Admiral landed a 40pound red prize catch thus far by the Driver 24 trainmen gaped As an automobile rolled into the Pennsylvania rail roads 30th Street station on tracks usually used by with the a said she made a wrong temperatures in Pampa 6 Friday to 0 Friday 40 12 Mcnight 32 c saturday 23 7 m s 20 9 2li 10 2i 11 26 12 main 29 21 2 5 4 6 6 1 8 9 10 h Lockheed Tofte fluj4 and motor Jpn Auto Hines goes opinion on Perry on Highway Welles will be welcomed in Germany by Louis Lochner 24 Germany tonight placed strict official ban on publication of news of the impending visit of United states undersecretary of state Sumner Welles but put its Best foot Forward to Welcome presi Dent Roosevelt although it was emphasized that the program for the includes an audience with Adolf Hitler next tuesday or wednesday be carried out without the press getting a peek at authorized sources disclosed the schedule was there is Little doubt but that the american will get a dignified and Hearty As the was goes German statesmen see More and More that the United states neutrality Law has Many Good Points and Ger Many is ready go a Long Way to help keep the United states attacks on the United states virtually have some papers even have commended american neutrality legislation to european neutrals As Worth there has been criticism in the press and in circles close to the government of Sale of eight United states line vessels to a belgian firm but this has largely taken the line that by tolerating the compromised her Welles ranks in the mind of Ger Man officialdom largely As a re sult of the reports of ambassador Hans Long Back in Ber Lin As a Man with a photographic who will take to Roose see 3 candidate Clarence better known As Clarence at Clarences has announced his Candi for the office of Gray county Loveless said that he will Contact every voter in the county in the furtherance of his he solicits the ballot and influence of the part of the Federal tax paid on gasoline should be returned to the which would mean that More farm to Market roads could be built Harry member of the Texas Highway cd dared in a talk Here Hines was principal speaker at the 183070 North South Highway association dinner attended by 200 delegates and return of such funds would make it easier to secure building of the Road from Turkey to Perryton which will have to be constructed with farm to Market or state the Bridge across the Canadian River would have to be with state the commissioner the Highway commission recognizes the need for More roads in this and other sections of the Hines your commission has spent in the five years i have been a member and we have tried to spend that Money where there was the greatest need for travelled extensively As i near the end of my term As a member of the i regret that i have been unable to com plete All the programs i hoped to declared but you Are looking at the next governor of Texas and As such i will appoint my successor and he will be the Man who will carryout the he smilingly told his commissioner Hines said that he had travelled More than Miles Over Texas roads during the time he has been a member of the he said he is Only one employees of the people in the Highway the need of More and better see Pape 3 for wins Georgia vote by landslide 24 Franklin Rooss Volt received a vote of landslide proportions to head again the democratic ticket in a make believe Seminole county preference primary Here the president was the first Choice of 841 voters with Vic president John Garner second with Secre tary of state Cordell Hull received votes for first Choice National democratic chairman James Farley 2 senator Wheeler of Montana 2 social Security administrator Paul Mcnutt and senator Walter George of Georgia the George vote was a write in on the printed As a second Choice in Case Roosevelt should decline a third Secretary of state Hull was Given a substantial Lead total ing the president received Only on vote for second chair Man Garner Wheeler Mcnutt George and for Mer governor Eugene Talmadge of Georgia a the although unofficial and not binding in any attracted attention that it was the first pub lie expression by actual ballot on potential democratic presidential youth charged with car theft a Miner was charged with theft of an automobile last night upon a complaint filed by the Texas Evans no hearing had been held by Justice of the peace expected to set Bond monday editor elected Van Stewart Stewart named president of Highway group Van publisher of the Ochiltree county Herald at Perry was elected president of the 183070 North South Highway association at its 12th annual meet ing Here he succeeded Odus Caraway of Vic presidents elected at the business session were judge Sher Man whits of Sam bras Well of Gilmore of Turkey and George Barber of of Clarendon was named Secretary history of the from the Oklahoma line to Mexico was achievements of having More than 400 Miles of the Highway paved and other parts improved were included in the plans for an Active 1940 were they included improvement of gaps and designation of sections of the delegations were present from Donley and Hall Harry member of the Texas Highway addressed the delegations and visitors at a noon among the delegates and out of town guests were division see Page 3 merchants provide birthday presents Pampa merchants Are cooperating with the Pampa news in pre enting a gift to each Gray county Sid est whose birthday is february the gifts will be announced in the wednesday Issue of the news and All of those whose names were in at the news office by february 19 Are asked to watch for the this group includes Bill Vernon Carl 3111 Lum 3pence miss Marcine John Hollis and Bill merchants contributing gifts Are Montgomery Pampa Furni smart formerly Lively and Culberson Pampa Diamond southwestern Public service Mccarley Grammas apparel for to Many women make dates for 2 big leap year parties thursday by the roving reporter love is on our Side and pampas Are counting on the marryin1 the Courtin the goo time kind to help blot out the 1939 fiesta deficit with half dollars and Box supper Money thursday night at the two big leap year for if the fiesta gets out of the red thursday the Jaycees have promised that it will not Hap pen at least this and today the Jaycees appealed to everybody in the Pampa Community to support the leap year because the fiesta belongs to every body in not just the Jay its Pampa s responsibility As Well As the president Parker of the Jay Cecil appear to members of All civic business men and Oil Field get on tills representatives of the Jaycees will visit civic and social groups urging them to George chairman of the leap year parties announced that Cash prizes be Given to the women who sell the most eligible to sell tickets will be girls and tickets can be sold Only to members of the female Rammas will have tickets printed tomorrow and they will be available tuesday at the chamber of Commerce office in the City Hall where they May be checked tickets will be on hand for the parties at the Rej Brick and at the Southern at both places a Box supper will be held at Midnight with women auctioneers in pampas of a stations life 80 Grammas its not going to be the kind of party commonly described As a everybody Wil be at Liberty to have a Good the roving reporter checked up yesterday and found that scores of old and have already made dates with us pulsed and Bash Ful and names of women who Call up men will not be published in the and that a Promise rules of the parties Call for women making the dates and paying admission prices i60 cents for each person to the women will also bring boxes for the Box but men will buy the the popular Cornshucker of Kpan will play for the Southern club end fee Cabot Ramb lers will prey Jay we Ftp pfc t to either a juice Anil have a Over tree a Tab claims Japan a friends says Providence would not drop us now by Edwin Sii Anke z4 Hitler cried out tonight Ger Many will fight until the terror of the Pluto Racies has been declared the three mighty of Italy and Japan to be his friends and proclaimed his Trust that god is with him and his nazi to his old in an hours speech broadcast Over the the fuehrer asserted the hand of provi Dence saved him from death in a bomb explosion in this very City last november 8 and declared the satos Providence has especially blessed us for six do you think Providence would have blessed us Only to drop us now he there is a creates people with equal today he is stronger in every Way than Imperial Reich of especially in its preceded by the bloodstained Flag which headed his marchers the abortive Beer cellar Putsch of 1923 and surrounded by old party Hitler came to Munich Hauf Brau Hall tonight to commemorate the founding of the nazi party and its adoption of a 25 Point program 20 years sneers at British it was his first speech in Munich since the Burger bauhaus explosion wrecked the scene of tie Ginal Beer cellar plot and killed eight persons after had on the eve of uhf sol states of state Sumner Welles arrival in Europe the Rii Ehrer gave a defiant message threatening to who seeks to deny Germany her rightful living jeering at to bes chamberlains and top sneering at Winston Churchill and disdaining to reveal specific War he did mention his terms prior to the Start of the War and described them As our living return of our but his present Price for peace went what we Are fighting lie shouted amidst cries of is the idea that one of two of the Earth should have god didst make the world for englishmen alone it simply cannot be that the German people Are desk see Page 3 Vester Smith has serious operation special to the news Smith underwent an operation for a brain tumor at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Friday his condition yesterday was reported accompanying Smith to Balti More were Ruel and Bert a and and i a Grapefruit big As a basketball in a Bushel shipment received from Joe Cook of Mission in Therio Grande former pan now editor of the Mission shipped the Bushel of grape fruit after this Corner challenged the accuracy of a statement in his paper that he had on display in his office Grapefruit big As Bas the huge Grapefruit would now be on display at news had not a local a frequent visitor at this Corners eaten he is now in the Nev Joe Cook is Joe lived Here ten years a hamburger and Tyrone in a recent Story it was ant bounced that plans Are being Laid to produce a movie Slot so Les with your Sandwich or djuned might be the Vogue in Days to it might not be a bad at because some these two or three hour do get but of oldest and most Toro that cant the usage

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