dismissive columnist coverage of ODaniel gov win

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dismissive columnist coverage of ODaniel gov win - THE POST-REGISTER, IDAHO FALLS. arc film the —...
THE POST-REGISTER, IDAHO FALLS. arc film the — teller, the predicted fined KEN MURRAY says: HOLLYWOOD, Aug. 5. — Say, this fellow Lee O'Daniel getting himself nominated for governor down in Texas by leading a hillbilly hillbilly band and grabbing the ten commandments for his platform may have started something. It may even encourage Bob Burns and his bazooka to run for president. president. I can think of lots worse things than Bob Burns as president president and maybe Martha Raye as secretary of labor, but I can also think of better things. Of course it nlso helped O'Dau- iel to promise $30 a month pensions pensions to all Texans over 65. That'll cost the state $45,000,000 a year—but maybe one of the ten commandments will take care of that. But if O'Daniel copped the nomination with mountain music, what's going to happen when some candidate goes after the jitterbug vole? I don’t think the electorate's cars can stand it. But if the ten commandments succeeded for O'Daniel. there s no reason a guy couldn't get elected at least an alderman on a platform of the 23rd Psalm. And a smart bird might be able to pick off the job as mayor of Reno, Nev.. on a platform consisting consisting of the seven deadly sins. No kidding. O'Daniel's got something there in his mountain music. But come to think of it, when F. D. R. gets off one of his fireside chats, it ain’t far from a lullaby, is it? Gosh, maybe it was Franklin who thought up the formula and O'Daniel copped it. (Copyright, 1938, McNaught Syndicate. Inc.) JUNE. OCTOBER LISTED WEARING large smile, is pictured husband, Florida, for Their boat LIFTING 680 BOISE. caused 91 which claims state Paul Black, Friday. One recorded, same month Black said and fingers were hurt eyes in 65. AN TWIN

Clipped from The Post-Register05 Aug 1938, FriPage 9

The Post-Register (Idaho Falls, Idaho)05 Aug 1938, FriPage 9
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