Pampa Daily News (Pampa, Texas), 16 August 1933, Page 5
Oil Drillers Of Six States Will Draft NRA Code DALLAS. Aug. 1G. i/Pi—Oil drilling contractors of Texas. Louisiana. Arkansas and New Mexico today were considering- plans to mergr tliSir newly formed organization with a similar group formed in Oklahoma and Kansas, for purposes of uniting on a code of practices for their industry under the national recovery act. The group formed here yesterday elected M. J. DeLaney of Dallas as president and heard the Oklahoma- Kansas code read and discussed by Thomas D. Phillips of Oklahoma Jity. secretary-treasurer of the roup in that state. A joint meeting of the executive committees of the two bodies likely vill meet this week to work out devils of the merger plan and a general meeting- of drilling contractors of all six states in the mid-contin- nt oil area will be called in Tulsa o discuss formation of the Mid- Jontinent Oil Drilling Contractors' association.