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San Antonio Express (Newspaper) - July 27, 1924, San Antonio, Texas Corn shellers the Juliet Isle All sizes in Stock s. A. Machine Supply co Hay ties Beight new goods Best Low Price shipment f. W. Fleitmann co. Hostos volume no. 209 san Antonio Texas sunday morning 27, j924.-ninety-four pages established 1865 Lynch Davidson Lead anti klan ticket increases big Early Lead it. Defeat of be Sturgeon for Assembly indicated by incomplete count upsets reported tic anti klan swept tie county in inc democratic primary saturday defeating District attorney a. Mcaskill mid carrying t. W. Davidson Iii Iti klan candidate for governor with to returns gathered by san Antonio express Early sunday morning. Conting was very slow on recount of tie bal to t and considerable scratching ind it is doubt Ful if thre returns will be available before noon sunday. F half of the estimated vote of Sty accounted for at a sunday morning. Several incs were still incomplete bul lures still about divided . Two fac votes Werc narc ported Gothe result in contest in. Returns had run in about the same Aniio throughout Hie night. Y livery co Unity was a cant Vulette for re election what the caption of Mcaskill. Was probably re turned. Mcaskill was running slightly in the Lead of the majority of mates and his friends re fused to concede his defeat claiming that he would gain in later recalling that in former elections lie has always seemed Defeated in the Early returns. Chat cers backers declared that their candidate would increase his Lead As returns came in und declare that Many of the Rural Lioves which were not reported would show Strong Brj Chambers. According to returns i available Chambers vote was against Mcaskill s mrs. Louise for District clerk against Osceola Archer. Was running ahead mask do. Archer s vote was g.g10 line s her Friels declared that she would gain in later returns. Newton had a Strong Lead Orer o. B. Black for county a Uttof or Newton received and Black no cd Gage in the couritj1 to i minis Sion cars court seems probable. Civ qty judge Augustus Meclosky was Sligo it by under i Jack Burke who led his ticket nil the commissioners had that is believed to be Safe leads. By Jar county vote is As follows United j. States Sheppard Fred w. Davis John f. Ilad Dox 1.704. Justice supreme h. I Bulc. 1.382 Thiara Clayton Ware 1.053, c. M. 4.ss7. 1 or d. A Obertson 510. 130, Joe Burkett 5s, George w. Dixon Lynch Davidson , t. A Davidson w. E. Pope s3. Thomas p. Barton 4s1. Mrs. Louise Atcheson Dima line for county Mcclosky 7.424, s. Scott for judge county court of Bexar continued on Page 11, column m. coast lines consolidations presented be fore Washington ily associated press. Washington d. C., july charging that if the Ali Osuri Pacific Railroad acquires control of the new Orleans Texas Contin Ted on pages column 7. Confusion m a Kes loss Check up difficult by associated press. Norfolk va., july excursion Steamer gratitude with 2ss employees of the Texas Oil company and members of their families on born cd. Sank off Craney Island in nor Folk Harbor Early saturday night when she struck a sunken Barge. So far tis it was possible of Check the passenger list late saturday night no lives were lost though three persons two women and Hainan were taken to a Hospital tie Navy tug Wyt Omito arrived at Tho Portsmouth Navy. Yard at o clock with 150 of the excursion lists rescued from the sunken . The gratitude was not completely submerged and her passengers were taken off in Small boats sent from the new York Philadelphia and nor continued on pages column 7. Found a Man isbianquin1 for lieutenant c. John d. Mccall Barry Liller Wallace Gialone 899, for Moody 4.4ft. J. M. Melson 302, Jokn c. Wall 822, a. Ward for commissioner regular a Yeier e. Gilmore 4.t15, pc. Mason 813, de e. Weaver for a Railroad commissioner 4-year. U Neil isl e. Speer 1.155, Eon a. Smith. J. M. West w. A. Nabors for ,11. Terrell Baker Pat Moul Den 1.307. A. J. Smith 249, . Smith Tom Bell 548. Villareal and a hearing Oil the application was set for August 13. How Ever Deputy sheriff f. N. Flores declared that Emiliano Hernandez mex 1, i Lyle Sci Tel us Lilloll in which lean in Nuevo three other negroes been Laredo Hau promised to ask the court Felegro confesses Illinois killing Oyoung woman finding of the partially decomposed body of Deputy sheriff John Hollo Way Miles West of Pearsall positive identification of the pistol and watch taken from a incommunicado Laredo and the later identification of the suspect As Eugenio Bianquini who is wanted for the alleged slaying of the Deputy Werini developments in the Case saturday the body was found in a clump of _ Mesquite in the Loxton pasture about 15 Miles West of Pearsall by special Deputy Slaughter Long and customs officers Cotulla and Jiu Graves. The b Ody was in a badly decomposed condition. An inquest was or the. Officers have established Bian Quini s identity. The Pis Tol arid a watch found on have been identified by Deputy sheriff Feliciano Flores As tie. Property of Ftp j Flores gave a description of both articles from memory. This tallied with the description of. Those in the hands of the sle Xian authorities. The pistol was described As having a Chip off the grip. The Arsenal number Given As 333j551. The watch was described As one purchased by Hollo Way a Short time ago from a Man whose initials were a. and had not been altered since coming into the Possession of Holloway. To establish the status of Bianquini As an american citizen were sent to Nueva Laredo saturday afternoon. Bianquini obtained a writ similar to that of Hareas Corpus before judge woman in jail disclaims responsibility in tar and Feather affair. Ring Leader named miss. Victim of outbreak is held As material witnesses by associated press. Cairo july con ners a negro arrested Here Friday night confessed saturday officers said that he participated with. Fred Hale another Cairo negro in the Holdup at Villa Ridge last monday night in which miss Daisy Wilson is. Was slain and her father j. Was severely beaten. Hale was o be of the. Three negroes whose threatened Lynching last tues Day night resulted in the calling of Illino. National guardsmen. Neigh Bors had said they saw Hale and a companion in the Vicinity of the Wil son country store the afternoon be fore the Holdup. After his alleged confession Satur Day. Conners was rushed to the Pulaski county seat at Mound City the scene of the previous mob demonstration a from where he was to be taken to the secret Distant jail in which the to hold the hearing sunday. Hernan Dez said that the would ask the court for commissioner of the general for Bian t. Ilo Bison As . 531, will l. Sargent 1.22g. For Commissi Orier of agriculture George b. Terrell 5.43s, Robert e. For Staje Sunato 2gtb senatorial h. Ridgeway a. D. Anthrax situation in Mississippi is Harrison dodgers for representative 78th Len tatic Flace in. 1, w. I. To. Small i by press. Repro Jackson july Sena Tor Pat Harrison saturday wired Sec 747. Place 2 James Brecken South Clifford Davis 513, Eugene Nordhann Cade place Guy. Esturgeon 3.ss6., Harold Kayton place no. Hopkins to p. For. District judge 37th District c. Douglas , w. 3. Anderson for District judge 57th District b. Minor .0.303, Ben p. Lane 4.293. For District judge 94th District James w. W. Mccrory for District a. Mcaskill c. M. Chambers o.s77. Rotary Wallace the department of agriculture that the Anth Raj. Situa Tion in Mississippi was and requested that co operation be Given fee state in stomping out the disease. Thousands of head of livestock in safekeeping. Today s express eight sections. Section and Telegraph Newa. I Section sports mar society Section and general news. Mary Marshall Fash ions Page in. Red hair Blue rib Bon Short Story. Page 2b. Willog ers Page 2b. Famous pearls brought Here Page 4b. Modern 49 is make vacation play Page 5b. State s youngest Clab members a Over seventy Page cd. Movies and the Delta Section have succumbed to Heaters pages 12b-13b. Stase so the disease which seems to be spread j Cial news 14b, 15b, 1cb. Ing because the. Health authorities Section and Good have been unable to the roads. Section estate and Classi fied Section the Gumps gasoline strap anger teen re eucharistic Congress to do Meuci n in to Ini Chic ago j weenies smitty one round Teddy a i i Harold teen and Winnie Winkle. Section Antonio Trade Amsterdam july season Section. Has been selected As. The seat of the i sit ice Trade Sec for District Eue Batistic Congress of 1325 Tion by ass printed i Ress. Frederick. So july Alary. Shank held in jail Here in de fault of bail As the ring Leader in the tarring and feathering of miss dorot Liy Grandon at flyer Seville thursday Niglis saturday disclaimed the responsibility she assumed for the affair when she testified at the preliminary hearing Friday night and. Aid the blame for it on men of the Village. Harry Leatherman. One the eight men released in bail and who denied knowledge of where the tar and leathers came from was named by As the ring Leader of the mob. Tar was taken from a Road oiling outfit she said and a woman the feathers from a Pillow. Case. Sheriff. Albi Isle. Said saturday names of 24 persons alleged to be implicated in the tarring and father no of miss Grandon arc in the pos of state s attorney Williana 51. Storm. Evidence secured the prosecutor at the preliminary hearing ast night together with other facts Aid before him tonight indicates but 15 audition Al persons have been replicated in the affair in addition to he nine already held for the grand Iury. I Lloyd Shank husband. Of mrs. Mary Shank who admitted applying he tar and feat Lions to miss Grandon. Ind who is accused by Bis wife of icing too familiar with the victim f the mob visited both women at the county jail today. Bliss Grandon blamed sink for the. Plight of the to women it was said but he appeared to Divide his. Attention equally Between mum on information. Mrs. Shank declared that she was. Threatened with the same treatment accorded to miss grandpa if she did not apply the coat of materials to the victim of the mobs rage. Wit Nesses at the preliminary hearing she added refused to give information under pain of also being tarred and feathered. Prisoners in the same cell tier it the jail and with the corridor accessible to both said mrs. Who had accused miss Grandon of improper re lations with her husband Lloyd Shank and miss Grandon have reconciled their differences the latter say ing she had forgiven the Myersville woman for beating her and declaring that she would ask the court lenient when the cases Are called for trial at the september term in the event there Are indictments by the grand jury. Myrville the Little Village where the outbreak is reported divided Over the. Episode some persons denouncing the conduct of the mob that attacked miss Grandon after she heeded tie sheriffs orders act was leaving the and other approving it. Tie Grandon woman was a mile and a half from the Village when she was attacked. Sheriff Albaugh said saturday that no. Additional warrants had been is sued and that none had Beeri a ought. States attorney. William. H. Stour my said that in All likelihood the additional information secured at the luminary he florins be Laid before the september grand jury. Witnesses named. A score or More of persons were named by witnesses and accused per sons As being in the mob., and the names of these will be presented to. The grand jury in connection with its investigation the said. Mrs. Shank whose evidence at the trial police tended to protect accused with her went to jail in default of bail and tonight there we re no in in cations that would be set at Liberty at an Early Date. Penniless and a stranger in the Community miss Gran Don is held in bail As a material of Takeno opposition of Watson to query during Campaign stat Livieim made both and new chairman gave views on decision by associated press. Washington d. C., july Secretary Mellon s of prohibition is to be investigated co incident with the National Campaign Bat the sudden decision of the sen ate committee charged with the task to go ahead brought out formal state ments saturday from senators wat son Indiana and Couzens Michigan republicans their Concep Tion of events lending up . Senator. Couzens was elected Dur ing the Day. As chairman of the com Mittee in place of senator Watson who indicated his desire to but not had concluded a two hour interview with president Coolidge. Senator Watson then went to the White House and later senators made Public their meanwhile democratic members of be. Senators King Utah and Jones of new Mexico although officially if Clear that lies were , full and and Lead been All along. The Coni Mittee rejected the proposal that Francis j. Heney Cali fornia graft prosecutor be retained As special authorized selection by senators Couzens and Jones of someone else work. Couzens explains. Explaining the committee decision senator Couzens who with the two democratic members holds the majority vote said on tuesday july. 22. Senator Watson called me at Detroit on Long and said that senators King and Jones were in his office and that they were All desirous of having a meeting and wanted to know when i could attend. I was in the midst of my. Campaign and told him that if the meeting was wanted at once i could come so i cancelled several at tend a session Friday of., this week. The Date was satisfactory to senator Watson who was. On the Telephone so i left. Detroit thursday. And we met in senator Watson a office. Fri Day morning july 25, at senator. Watson said he personally was opposed to going ahead with the if the committee decided to go ahead he would have to resign As chairman did. Shot to death at Harlan Daie former Deputy put under arrest j. L. 62, was shot and instantly killed. At Jan. Fight at Harlan Dale school late saturday afternoon. James Lubbock former Deputy was arrested by Deputy sheriff de Knight and placed in county jail after about 30 persons had made a dash for Lubbock and were step per when Knight Drew and threatened to shoot. The. Fight began soon after Knight and Lubbock polling place answer to a Call to chief Deputy. Sheriffa. Kew ten jr., de Claring there had at the polls. And asking for an officer. Lubbock fired twice while lying on his Back with six or seven men kick face with ing and stamping him in the Knight declared on his return . H. Livingston 225 Harlan tie. Pistol from Chubb Dulc immediately after Culpepper Wassail saturday night that no been made to mob Lubbock. He declared that some by. St riders had Lii Bubek from in car he. Bad fallen arid at Knight immediately placed. The former officer under arrest without interference from the crowd. Turned Lubbock s gain Over to Kanger Captain b. Bald win who arrived it tie scene. Of. The disturbance minutes after the shooting. The trouble began when Ltd bloc and Knight reached he polls. He declared that citizens of Harla Hdale objected to a a Deputy staying at the polls continually and that the. Officer had called the sheriff s department for Aid. Knight declared. The other s scattered after the shots were fired and he pulled Lubbock from under Auto Mobile and under arrest. Lubbock had f a far and the curb it wag had been kicked under his assailants. J v Lubbock pc. Was in Knight s mrs. Ferguson in Plage Whit Sheppard gets Clear majority Over both opponents for senator Dan Moody leads Field returns by counties will to found on Page s. V bulletin Dallas tes., july from -189 counties give for governor Robertson 40.030, Lynch Davidson mrs. Ferguson to Davidson _ by Texas election Bureau. Dallas tex., july tabulated by the Texas election Bureau up to o clock sunday morning when incomplete returns Ami been received from 173 counties and votes accounted for indicated the following results Felix d. Robertson. As High for the democratic nomination for governor with Davidson of Houston As is probable opponent in rom off. Mrs.-, Ferguson is running a close third and Whit Davidson fourth. Morris Sec Pard is for states Senate by a Clear majority Over both opponents i c.-. Edwards and Barry Miller in the run off for. Lieutenant governor. Dan Moody As High Man for at Torney general will the run off with either John a. Wall or Edward b. Ward As his opponent. S.v-.h.-. Terrell will be High. Automobile arid. Declared that about their Start rushed toward him Wili r attend to that Knight. Then Drew his gun cleared that Lubbock was his prisoner and that he would shoot first the committee then accepted his res-1 Man that ignation and elected me As chairman j men then Drew Oft Knight brought senator Watson wired senator Ernst j his a Rischner to Kentucky at Denver and got a. Physician was called for Lubbock his permission to cast his ballot. Liat he was bruised about _ a Resolution was passed authorize the face and body ing the Chanimian. At the instance of any member of Flie or on Bis own election to ask the Treasury department for any information that any member of the committee might continued on Page 8, column 3." was filed. Saturday afternoon As no Justice of the place court House. Lubbock was Tjai and it Tau declared a s would. Be held probably Sun Day . In the compar per with o. D. Baker or Pat Jio Uldyn As Bis opponent. George for commissioner is apparently. has. Ii Chhn be of finish in with a Clear majority Over Bot i opponents. Clarence Gilmore will be in second primary with idd a Weaver of Bowie As opponent for Kai Road commissioner. W. A. Nabors arid Lon. A. Smith will Bel the run off Ihei for. Railroad Gigli Man for chief Justice of supreme court c. M. Place in with either a h. Brick Orff. I . Tie margin be Hveen Lynch David san. And mrs. Ferguson place is slight but Davidson held a Lead for second place during the night s tabulation varying from a few hundreds to two. Or three these precincts show the following s. Jivis Maddox Sheppard governor r v Barton a l "._. Lynch Davidson Whit Davidson Dixon Ferguson Pope i. Lieutenant governor Edwards Malone Ilc Call .1. A. 5.29g s2.411 Friendly judge Story is fabrication he tries to show. By a so coated Rokk of c Enid okla july a 33 Asanin the Sinclair Oil company the Garfield of company am Flie est linage Oil company was awarded the Sis Hudren of. Or. Irid James a. Crews deceased by judge a b. Cullison in District court Here saturday. The suit which or witness for the prosecution. Telling her Sacry at the said she. And hearing another miss Grandon girl had been ordered to leave the place by tie sheriff and. Laving no continued on Page. A column 5, had been pending for nearly to free years was filed by miss Laura Crews guardian of the minor Crews the petition a liked that of leases held by the defendant companies be declared null and void and requested an accounting and judgment. Sinclair bore the fondant were ordered not to remove Brant of the judgment was ordered to pay the from this amount was deducted to reimburse the company for is pens in improving the property Drill ing Oil Wells involved in. The litigation. The two other companies were or dered to pay the plaintiffs 71. In addition to que Money settlement judge Cullison also permanently set to Hedvall controversy concerning tie title of tie 240 acres of land affected in the suit declaring it to be the property pm tie grows Leira. Tie de any casing or machinery used land or to destroy or injure any of the Oil Wells. Leases annulled. All Oil and Gas assign serifs and were de area inv ii and void lfl.143 19.09g Melson Slob y Wall Ivard comptroller v biker Bell soul Dan a. A. Smith . Terrell commissioner of agriculture Sparkman by press. Chicago july 20. Hope of Sav ing Nathan Leopold or. And kill mid Joeb from the Gallows entered sat urday night in the plans of their counsel demonstrate a degree of mental irresponsibility for their crime. Due to diseased defense will said Clarence Darrow chief attorney for the Youthful slayers of Franks Hoys have diseased minds and that they were not responsible. For their acts. The question of Legal insanity win not be brought Forth by the an Index of the line of defense was afforded by the appearance in court saturday of j. Healy of Boston and or. Benjamin Luech of new York Coteil alienist specialists in juvenile delinquency. They were added to a staff of five Chi Cago alienist selected by the defense to the Story of the Youngf men s Meff Tal debility to judge John r. Caverly Justice of the Crim dial. Court of Cook county list Fiz the penalty for the defendants. Iron Clad one of the grounds on which the defense base its plea for mercy will be the youth of Leopold and Loeb. Neither is 20 years of age. Almost simultaneously after the week end adjournment of penalty advisory hearing state s attorney Robert e. Crowe in charge of the prosecution declared in reference to tha state s plea for the death pen Alty think we. Have made out an Iron Clad or. Crowe had touched Bottom in pit which for four Days had sap plied seemingly endless interial for the Mountain of evidence which he said would place the wealthy Youns College students in the Shadow of. The Hangman s noose. He expects to scrape clean monday. Or. Darrow and his colleagues the Benjamin Terrell land commissioner Binney Robison Sargent a abroad commissioner car Gilmore regular c Weaver. Railroad 4-year Unez tired Smith spacer. West chief Justice supreme Congress. R first counties returns the decision of Inch. Or retd an from q none Complete. Account Rifg of Oil Token team the a pfc f i i f Edd Murray of Thi six Crews two Sturgeon 1908 Are two having attained second c nuts returns their Wile the Case was pending.1 and two being of age before the suit filed _ j for a trial was Toj be heard late sat j from 4 counties none Complete Box continued on pase 11 solemn 2. And Walter Bali Raeff struck Back at the Testi Mony of a state witness saturday for the first Lime. Or. Darrow attacked a false Hood the detective sergeant James .1. Gortland that Leopold Brilliant student of Law and who believed he had important work to do for the had told the officer after Bis confession he determined to seek life imprison ment instead of death of is punish ment he would plead guilty before a Friendly Gortland maintained of his remarks. Badge. It was the first attempt of tie de 1o break Down the testimony of state witness. It consumed Virtu ally the entire Short session Satur Day. Now said or. Dar Row after More than an hour s stub Don t Yoa know that to Juis conversation about a. Friendly judge was pure fabrication concocted for tie purpose of intimidating this air it was fhe replied or. Darrow a led up to his Achaea Tiomi without Revca Jing his purpose. He asked the witness first about his Etc Ord in the police department or ought out that gortlandinl2 continued of. Base 8. Column 3u

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