April 30 1931

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April 30 1931 - of 1, o'clock. O. A. Tooinbs Dies Of Pistol...
of 1, o'clock. O. A. Tooinbs Dies Of Pistol Wound Temple Telegram, Monday, April 27 O. A. Toombs, 43, prominent farmer of the Little River community, died in a Temple hospital Sunday at 2:30 p. m. from a self-inflicted bullet wound. Mr. Toombs was found shot thru i' head .Sunday morning and a L:i- ger pistol w»s found nearby. He w> brought to a Temple hospital but lived only a few hours. Justice of th,ponce R. E. Williamson returned n verdict of death from self-inflicted wound. Mr. Toombs had been di-prc^sc-l for the past several days, it wa^ said. He *.vns formerly n resident <•' Richland Springs when- hi- WHS :• successful merchant for 22 years. He moved to a ranch nenr (ieorgetov,.: and then in February moved t<> ;i farm h<> bought near the Academy high school. Mr. Toombs is survived by hh wife and six children: four sons—O. A. Toomb.", Jr., Buford Toombh. Charles Toombs and Curti.ts Toombi; and two daughters—Carrie' Mat- and Orient' Tooinbs. He also leaves three brothers— Geor~e Tooinbs of Amarillo, JOSRO Toomb$ of Long Beach, Calif., Warlick Toombs of Eden, Tex.; fiv c alters—Mrs. Margaret Fow]<»r of Beau- mont, Mrs. H. A. Lafforty of Richland Springs, Miss I«'<i Toombs of Fo»t 'Worth, Mrs. Ola Lafferty of Amarillo. Hi.s mother, Mrs v G. W. Toombs of Richlani! Springs, and one half brother, John Toombs of Arlington .also survive him. He was preceded in death by his father in 1915. USL Batteries at Ragsdale's. A. L. Brown ami wife uf Rwkpoit. were here over the week end to *<•« their father, A. .!. Crawford, win e'-n seri<ai.-lv ill. Renew Your Health by Purification Any physician will fell you that "Perfect Purification of the System is Nature's Foundation of Perfect Health." Why not rid yourself of Chronic ailments that are undermining your vitality? Purify your entire system by taking a thorough course of Calotabs,—once or twice a Week for several weeks—and se« bow jNature rewards you with health. Calotabs purify the blood by activating the liver, kidneys, stomach and bowels. Trial package, 10 eta. Family package, 35 cU. All dealer*. (Adv.)

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  1. The San Saba News and Star,
  2. 30 Apr 1931, Thu,
  3. Page 2

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