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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Monday, September 10, 1934
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Served 60 Hf United Pren VOL. XXXI—NO. 150 BLYTHEVILLE COURIER "NEWS TH* DOMINANT NEWSPAPER- OP NORTBk*^?Bir«H». TTl^ ^ 1—> JB- *'*-^ t^lJLj TT k7 n*/«»»««Br ARKANSAS AJfD BOOTftmAtrr urMnrmi m w * **~S u. .-/ i ^ *"" BiyUwrtJto OcurUr UU*lt«lppl V»lley Leader Blytlwrtlle Herald "» SEES RUI UTj! an g w *y. % th ^ "Kingtisir B1-YTI1KVII..1.K, ARKANSAS, MONDAY, SKPTBJJBEU Flying Squadron Balked by Hundreds of Soldiers at Factory Gates. ; «EW ORLEANS,, Sept,' !0. (UP) --Huey P.-' Long, directing a hot political fight iri <£• suit'of peach" colored papmas, said in an Interview^ today that he thought the' nation's' .farmers and ' workers- could combine to mold the' future of America. Tlie dynamic Long, dashing from bed to radio microphone and back again, said he had no ambitions to lead that coalition but that given a feu- weeks of relief from other problems he could fashion a new political force from those classes. All Long wants for himself, he said, B lo get things running so well he can go back to "my llltle old law office in Shj_eveport" . Lone is a political strategist of the first magnitude. There could be no doubt of that after seeing him whip his machine leaders into the last phases of his bitterly 'ought battle to win New Orleans at the polls In tomorrow's primary A bouncing, gesticulating figure in his bedroom outfit, Long handled a multitude of election de-' tails, ate a meal, delivered two lengthy radio addresses, and talked about almosl everything without missing a cue. "We're going to clean up this town," he shouted. "We've got 'em licked. It's going lo be the first honest election New Orleans has ever had and we're agoln' to walk In." ^seT^^r^' * "!. WO " ld . be ..^ inSane > ai1 »"° »™« ">« *"«k Senaio in had used the national guard a high handed manner. "Hell." he said, "if we hadn't brought the guard in they'd have stolen the election right out from under our noses." vim BICE imps I 'or gaming when V raiding n • ' / rv 01 « irty headed by Deputy sheriff remiscot Kiverman Slain obert Oa-nhv n,f nami^v n »-..tii A i r • >-» **. Ten Arrtvted in' Raid on Highway 61 Resort CARUTHERSVILI^;, Mo., _'Sept. 1ft—Ten .men, including a'^lSly- thevilte. Ark., officer, were arrested for gaming when party headed by Dep Robert Ownby of Caruthersville descended on the- Silver Moon night club, ;: Johnnie Butnei. on Highway 61, a mile north of the Arkansas state line Saturday night. The raiding party also found several pistols and blackjacks in searching the place. The men arrested for gamin" will face trial before Magistrate James Cohoon at Holland, Mo on Sept. 18. Drainage District Tax Hearing is Postponed A hearing before Zal B. Harrison, county judge, on exceptions of E. N. Ahlfeldt, receiver for a number of drainage flistricts In the Osceola district of the county to the settlement of W. W. Shave-former Mississippi county sheriff and collector, has been indefinitely postponed. The postponement was effected in order ihat negotiations looking toward a compromise could be con- tmucd, it is understood. Tlie exceptions, filed in July alleged that Shaver while sheruf and collector collected drainage district taxes to the amount of J5.400 for which he failed to account to either the county treasurer or the drainage districts The amount represents money tied'up in two defunct Qsceola banking institutions. An order of the county court relieved Shaver from personal responsibility and allowed him to assign funds in the closed banks to the various district and accounts lie owed. It Is this order Craftons Buy Kramer House on Chickasawba Mr. and Mrs. Rupert Crafton have purchased the Charles T. Kramer residence, 1302 West Chickasawa Avenue, and will T 1 fr ° m the Davis K y afe " ow ""-Wns "i am * r> Smi 'n-Hughes in for Me Hort he m ° Vln * to Llt a con- Srolt ' n «hta week „„,,. ih . ln ,°/ llln * for Orady Lynn. 12-monlh-old son and wily child or Hues- Long, as'the "Kingfisro-jmakes-hii' way ntout Now Orleans durin. the Investigation of the city' administration by his picked committee For Huey, Indicated by : arrow.-Is. protected by national ''giur-fii- nien besides his ever • present personal bodyguards.' by Loser in Crap Game Near' Caruthersville. HAYTI, Mo., Sept. 10 -Two persons, one n negro, were slain in Pemiscot county Saturday night. Officers today are searching for two youths, one of whom shot and killed Oce Craven. 46, riverman. who with his son, Ralph, 18. lived in; a tent on the bank of. the Mississippi river at Canithersville. At a coroner's inquest conducted Sunday morning by Dr. J. w. Rhodes, young Craven said two young men whom he did not know came into their tent early Saturday nlgjit and the four, including the man, jecame engaged in a dice name'. The older Craven won all the money and one of the youths, becoming angry, drew a pistol and attempted to bluff ihe riverman Into handing over Ihe noney. Craven refused lo be Bluffed and the youth fired the pistol into the floor of the tent. Craven still did not relent, so the youth fired the' second shot at him, the .38 calibre bullet striking Craven in the left side and causing instant deafh. The two youths ran from the tent and escaped. W. C. Barry, another riverman, who was in the tent at the time of the killing,'told a story identical with that of young Craven. Walter Hawkins, negro. 28. formerly of Arkansas, was shot and killed by an unknown assailant who stepped upon a. porch and cuit court clerk. Hu B h Craig, chief L°|» «-h^ i°". *"* '""^ deputy circuit clorlt at O.-ceoln B " W l"Jl, r j sIt ! nB "°tMne." Inter receded from his m-jim-i' ._ . Amaav 'ts Required 8JNGLE COPIES F1VI! CENT? TOE CAREFUL SELLING OPTION "Scalpers" Profiteering in Missouri Territory Says Pcmisccl Agent. : "'i:.,M IV MAX STUHM •/'. f>J**'»'.,<.'utr*j)<mdeiil u> the r.' ••'••« •' > l -° atl ™ News. I , • - 10—M. D. Ain- t - ;i»rm extension Ligtnl 'c( Pemiscot county, issue,! ;-. \v:iru- loduy revealing to (,-oltoiv pro- options on cotton that' "scalpers" and self-styled "uovcrnmeiit' bily- ers" were canvassing' the- Missouri cctloii lerrilory ,-iml purclsasi.hs the options in a prontccrlnu icheme. ' "Information has come to me" Anibureoy said, "that cotton 'scalp- ers''have been, since July 1. piof- Itor-i-injj on f ultra I ploy-up options, causing los-^s amounting lo thousands of dollars to Pemlscut producers. Also, it hns been reported (lint certain men, reurc- switiiii themselves as 'aovernmeiil buyers', have unscrupulously sr- cureil the option holdings of 1111- ":u-y farme-ls. . No <>urermnrii( liuycrs "Tiic government is employing no 'buyers' lo take up the plow-up oiHions-niid producers who holct options should no t suit at the fia' per bate offered by (he buy- mless the , lr j cc ]J(!l . bill( , -j. as much as the producer can obtain by selli-i,; lo (he novelnm---n- or the additional he can ::ccur'o~by placing his huidhiKs in Ihe Irti-r,.! !-c:iit loan. " 'Scalpers' and 'sovornmcntj buyers have teen offering pr | C ' ES o( Irom S5.5n to ?i! M1 . b . l|c f()r the- -- T— |Jt» uciii. the plow-up options. With „,,.. maiket nm»] ranging above 13 cents per pound, there is a gross profit of over S15 per bale, ii^umiii" a bale weight of 500 pounds. The lovcrnnieiu .innomiced recently from Washington that the carrying and ma,kct Iransfer charges per bale on the plow.up optioned ! cotton is S2.«i per bale. If a producer fells' to the government he calls hls-'cotton on the market H™ 0 .!?' nni ' Umc lle chooses ilf Che-market is 13 cents, lie grokses of S15. pa a net profit of the other i Opening Day 'Registrations In All Schools Well Above Last Year's. What Is believed tu bo the IIIIK- 'M i-m-ollment In Hie r hlsiwy of "I' 1 cl(y schools w:is mniie today '•'•ii'ii 1.425 Mnili'ius rcxhlered -u tin-' public schools for [lie IU34-J5 I"!','' ™ s !s "" '""I'nse of I(i7 :<i!iMi-H'd ihe first iluy. j,, 193., i line wtre 1,125 enrolled There were 153 boys a'ud jjirk who tsgiin (hell- sjicol days for (He first tii,, u . i t , w|llor ,„ n Mhuul the enrollment was K5 coiii- V»m\ to 281 last year nml 2W In 15-i-'. liecoids wen: likewise brok- III In the other schools. Junior mull had '.H5 registered, with 187 ,-nrolled Ihe first div nr nm ,,,?i 134 In 1932. '' Smlbury lias the ] . 1| . gMt ellrol ,_ im-iil of the arammar ychools with *U today compared lo 420 last yi-ar and 413 In 1032. There wi-re -••10 In Ihe Contra] .school, which ... "' uri ' llmn 1M3 - T)l "'" »'<i" "8- Ihere in 1932. The 203 at the I..UHC Hr.oo] makes the nisi. Mm- this rchoul hns passed the <00 ninrk. Jiiirlne had J05 In 1333 »nd 145 (he previous year. Then- are ycl two facullv vu- cimcles to be filled . A science in- •'tn:clor and a vocalloual ngrlcill- lure ttachcr. rrplaclug w. t). Mc- Clurkln anil Charles T. Kramer, ri-siyncil. have not yet licen employed. There ivil! be six new teachers in Ihe system. The new Instructors already here are: Miss Amy Balfcy of Bliigton. Ga. librarian: Miss Hose spiuk of Atlanta. Ga Lange school; Miss Alia Mao Gnrhnslon of Searcy Cch- M"U Cal '" Dy LaMe ' University of Alabama, athletic director WEST FILED IN CLEBK'S HI Hugh Craig Has Ten Days MM "per "£™ a0l " thc olher to Answer Suit Brought SJ[ ^ST i£ 1^2 by Addison Smith. " J """ ' After first refusing to accc|«. for filing a suit brought by Artdison Smith, contesting his nomination as Democratic candidate for cir- receded from ..„ K ^, llu .. Saturday night and accepted the action. Craig at first took Ihe ixx'iHi™ that he could not accept the suit until a bond for costs had b^en Wed. He had been advised by legal counsel, it is understood, that a bond for costs would be necessary. Attorneys for Smilli. however, finally persuaded legal advisors of Craig (hat under primary election statutes no bond ,ias necessary and on their advice Craig permitted the action to be filed and docketed. Craig will have 10 days in which to answer Ihe complaint of Smith Incidentally, while Craig has an unofficial lead of 304 votes over Smith. It will probably be necessary for him to assume thc burden of proving votes cast at Manila and at one Ojceola box were legal since voles at th= Loses were not included in thc official returns on which the Democratic central committee certified Craig as nominee. The official returns, as tabulat- J by (lie committee, gave Craig 53-vote martin nwr Smiri, ,\ n !rtaS^^ fl ^ H Hfwto!Y c ?™^ in tnbulali "= "in the side as he wa's"trVinfon^ &f. t ™. '" '*<"* of nfllr nf n»«, t,™™.- i_ i.,5 i " >lc al w< st Ridge twice, cm- pair pf new trousers in his home on the Stauffer farm, eight miles north of Hayti. The killer, who escaped, used a rine which was fired through a screened window. The screen and curtains showed powder bums, indicating a close- range firing [wsitlon. Hawkins' wife, who saw him killed, could give no motive for the slaying. Corn Crop 43.5 Per Cent of Normal U. S. Reports WASHINGTON, Sept. 10 (UP) — The department of agriculture today estimated that the 1334 corn tire . — .-.*._,„ twice, once for the Osceola Lumber Yard box- cost Craig a considerable number of votes in the official returns and failure to include (he Manila bos- cost him another group of votes The committee did not include thc was U. S. Midshipmen Get Best Wisconsin Cattle WAUKES IT A,~WiI (UP) - The c T eam of Wisconsin cattle will pro- federal loan, lie grosses a profit of S10. pays the 52.40 carryin" rges and has a ne.t prom of 0 per bale-as well as still rc- aining control of thc cotten and .laving a chance to secure additional profit on any future market As a protection against the profiteering. Ambnrgey said, has recently made a stipulation that any person who evcntuallv offers more than 50 bales of the plow- up option cotton for sale us make an affidavit that he did not purchase profit. from be made by producers themsel Attempt to Incite Race Trouble Charged b y Pemiscot Officers. CARUTHERSVILLE, Mo., Sept. four St. Louis negroes have •een jailed here over ihe weekend on charges of attempting lo male racial disturbances after being arrested at Steele. The negroes were organizing ne- groes in the stcele community into a group to be installed as a chanter In i),e Afro-Pacific movement of the East, it is charged and were urging negroes lo unite , . ., , "•"* ««-nme uiu «.uu wvii.' ursine nCErOf <; In lniitn -^n^iar^^'on 1 & So"" ^ ™«- <" ^r^r^x^. J'^HSdV^ v^! •~ v »- ""* ween <•"<: iiiuiumcu proaucuon for the iraiLsLti™ 10 lnv olved In the i'^r would bs 1.484,602,000 bushels, transaction was not revealed "*" " Wbon Baby Dies BASSETT. Arl crop in the United Stairs j-ae wiuu-u oi^ies — , --- ~. ., ..^ viw ui t-ntue win oro- 43.5 per cent of normal and that I vide ihe cream for midshipmen nt the. ImTlcated production for the the U. S. Naval Acadimy. .,, . The department estim-.ted that production this year for ail varieties of wheat would be 49") 28''000 bushels. The Indicated production of all varieties of spring wheat wns 92,763,000 bushels. Mnhroom Picked TORRINGTON, Conn. (UP) — nf Mr anrl u " "~ ""'jr "lira iUKKINQTOIV, C011I1. (UP) — o wison {S. &;, ^^Sl Harcld Bo ^ ! »" " lcted a n,«h- Baptls hosDltef w^nhf IL,! 1 * r °°? Ulat wss big cnoll « h ">f »« nl«h »ftCT »n iln^t ? , bl ' Vld ; y umbrella - H measured 38 Inches rtth cdJti two we * ta !n etreumfcrencc and . . y. Sixty-seven pure bred Holslein- Frlcslan cows, [he largrs! shlu- mer.t of Us kind in recent vesirs. has been sent from here to the academy dairy al Gambrills. Mil. These cows were selecled from i «,, '" nino different counties of Wisconsin's dairy country. Tlvy were chosen for Iheir high pro- auction and excellent type. Plant roots can be kept cool and moist by .spreading loose ilar tt> a yroup that George Arevalo Cruz. Filipino, 'was atlcmpt- fng to organize at Blylhcville. Ark., when he was arrested, with his wife and a negro preacher, and was given a Sl.OOO fine and six month Jnil sentence for anarchy It Is understood that n negro preacher al Slcele tipped off officers lo activities of Robert Thomas. Sam Sawyer, Dave Johnson and Ella Brown, all of St. Louis Tlie group will face Irlal Wednesday before Magistrate Mar Kel'•"•• at Stcele. U, S, WILL OFFER spus Announces Plan for Refunding $1,774,500 in Notes and Liberty Bonds WASHINGTON. Sept. 10. (UP) —The government nut Its credit to the test today by offering to refund SI.774.758.500 in securities rate' ° f il '™ "' * '° WCr f " tcrcs t Tlie offer ended several weeks of speculation about the new financial proeram. It was taken us » refutation of thc many Uiporics that the government would inflate thn ciirrencv to pay off the debt Instead the treasury ottered new bonds for its outstanding obligations. If all the securities are exchanged It will save $12,500,000 ycarlv in interest charges. The WE program (uiibraces $524748.500 In 1 1-2 per cent certificates, due September 15, and »1 250.000.000. in fourth'Liberty Loan 4 1-2 per cent bonds. Holders who do not want new bonds can take cash. Certificate holders may have new 1 1-2 per cent two-year notes. Liberty owners may take 3 1-4 |»r cent 10 to 12-year bonds or four- year 2 1-2 per cent notes. Wfoon and Blytheville Teams Win at Memphis Two Mi.ssisslppl county livestock Judging teams won high honors at the Mid-Soulli fair al Memphis last week. The Wilson learn. In charge of Elstner Bean, new teacher of vocational agriculture there and himself a national winner in K. F. A corn and cotton production contests a few years ago. took first nlace hi the livestock contest Tlie team consists of Claude Shnw Quentin Hcromc and Jnmes Kemio- more. The Blytheville dairy judging team coached by c. T. Kramer, plased second In its division. Members of the tear arc Gordon Ramei'. D. Garrett and H. L. Hnkcll. With this contest Mr. Kramer, who has been instructor In vocational agriculture for eight years, completed his work for the local high school. He will teach vocational agricul- ure at Scott, in Pulaski county, this year. Lutheran School Will Open Tuesday Classes win begin Tuesday morn- ng at Ihr- Lulhernn sch'ool following regislralion loday. The I!ev. H. J. Klclndieiist fa principal of lie schwl wh lc;i plans to h:wo cmsses in (| lc grammar grades. Help Cpmcs in Ocean Holooatist U •-''^v^-^:^ •;'"£:•-?4;££i ' : : .&V!V" V: .-.:-;K;;- Allamc from stem to stern, Ihe Ill-fated Morro Castle, Ward liner destroyed. by fire; six mlle.s fron, Asbur.v Park. N. J. , I, sjimcll ,„ (his unusual aerial view us ,, freighter moved 'lo""tlic resc'iic, Iwo other ships staiuliui; by lo pick up survivors. More Hum of tn " "6 aboard an- believed to have perished. 100 FftlL TO CLOSE BIG TfllL MILL KinEjfish, Directing New Orleans Campaign, Visions Political Combine. RALEIGH. N. C., Sept. 10. (UP) . . ., . . -Union forces failed today close the Cannon towel mill walkout moved cccond week. cur SO YEARS Knnnnpolis, N. C.. one of the first objectives of the textile strike "flyiiif squadrons" us the national Into Its critical A squadron of 300 unionists drove their automobiles up to the gates of (he largest towel" mill in Ihe worlil but under proteclion of heavily armed national guardsmen workers filed in and the looms were running on lime. The motoring pickets entered Knnunjiolis from the Charlotte road. They Jumped from their cars n front of the mill gates, which were guarded by several hundred troops and local officers. Thc pickets kept shouting. "Come on out and stay with us today." its workers walked by. Few re- sponrled. Strikers throughout thc Carolinas were active, seeking to main- lain their advantage In the face of attempts to reopi*» milk. Manufacturers' representatives claimed .._ .._ „ Die strike In this area has passed Phorson's.hnmc at the point of a Its peak of rfTcciivcnr-i.'i. sholpmi. West .said Mills told him Union leaders with! cm- '"> hnd caught McPherson with phnsis asserted they were gaining! bis cMills'i wife at his home, and around steadily and would be able lvas "escorting" McPherson home Demands Increase in Tax Exemption Quota Under | Cotton Control. Act. Vjj LITTLE noCK,,Sept. 10 (UP>4 ij A scheduled hearing' iri fedejft': court on a petition oakjrig tliat'-i* Ihi; Mississippi county, .-Baiiklieaft '''* cctlon control iximmlt^-e, be 're- i M rained -from reducing^ 'ihs R. Ei \ tee Wilson L-ompany's cotton production quota did not mate'rlalfzi ' loilay vvlK-n plalntlfls failed lo »p~- pcur. Judge John E. MirUnciiu ' advised Frod A. Is(;r!g, United , Slates district attormy,- for ' lie I'lislcrn dlsliict of Arl;ans,is, trmt ' a licarii'5 probably would be held - ••arly In October after the court i '.'mi ul Helena. , '••"'. j Isyrly • said Saturday that -he ] lad L'tdi Instructed froni Wash- ''•'; nglon lp ask n continuance of the ;' hearing t pending compilation of '{ dala In (he case. : ,j 'Hie pelillon .was filed last 'week : -! m Joni'sboro by J. n. .Craln and % n. B. Lee Wilson, trustees of -the ' company. ' ..,._ • The Wilson company's petition ' charged lhat tho Dankhead cot- : Ion acl committee for the Osce- i oln district of Mississippi county, -consisting of C. D. Ayers,' R. O. '• Branch, and J. F. Tompklns, "»r- i bllrarlly ami without facts or fl|- i lives whlcl^ called for nn adjujrt- ; inent uf such nn amount," reduc- ' cd the Wilson company's lax ex- ' iMupllcn allolment by 325^21 j, iioundc and thereby deprived the ' company of tax exemption certt- ! ficates worth $43,945.50. '- I S«s ConrcTtrd AtUck on Aci •; Frctl A. Isgrig, United 'SUtM ' nllorney for the 'eastern .district ! of Arkansas, said he Interpreted : . Ihe suit as an attack upon the , cmiEtlUitlonnllty of the Bahkhead .' act and that he believed it; was ., ihe first move in a concerted ef- : i fort to undermine thc act through- ; out the South. ! < "I du not believe this petition > represents Interests 'of the R. E. ' Lee Wilson plantation alone," he j said, -but rather Interests of In- ' dfviduals-nnd corporations desjrous •''[ nf destroying the ability of the : Bovernment-to reslrict cotton acre- i age. • - . . i . "Grantlne of the petition' would .: not Just mean acceptance of tax ' allotments applied for by the p*- ' lilloners, but would mean th« . Irnnsfcr of the power of the. government lo limit cotton produc- • tlon to the Individual producers, or In olher words, destruction of : the acl. • '' .- i "There are hundreds of persons 'i working for the abolition of the : act to Increase cotton production : for financial reasons and I be- • licve this is the first step taken . in a move to a I tempt to break : down the act." . • | Adjus«nwat. Refmed ' Tlie plaintiffs alleged they ap- ' piled for lax-exemption certificaWs ! for 3,255,000 pounds of cotitn .to i be grown on .eight tracts of'land ' on the plantation. They said tfiat i William McPherson Found Guilty of Hiring Killer of Lr,-n Mills. CAUUTHERSVILLE, ifo.-After deliberallng a little more lhan three hours, a Jury Saturday night about 6 o'clock returned a, verdict of guilty apalnst William Mc- Phcrson. on trial for first decree "" ""•'"""""•'""• *"«» =<"" "wp murder in connection with the thn commUtcc re ^«d the pound: flaylnj of Linn Mills Braee Citvl" 86 nlloltctl lo 2,929,579 and re- farmer, nnrt fixed punishment nt'* 1 '° " llow the P 1 " 1 " 1 " 15 to $& 50 years In the state penitentiary. The slalc used nine witnesses Elmer Driskill. M. bcini; the principal one. Drlskill confessed, when arrested .shortlv after the crime thai lie was Ihe actual slayer of Mills, slatlnn he was hired to do the killing by McPherson. On the sUnnd Friday Driskill told Ihe same story. "McPherson promised me a learn of mules and harness, a wagon 200 bushels of corn, and 40 acres of lauil for 1035 if T would do awav with Mills." Driskill told the court and Jury. L. S. West, another state wit- evidence of gin and acreage records as a basis for determlnluf number of. pounds applied for. The petition nllog-^ further that the committee announced It would not, "under any circumstances," correct or adjust the figures. Attorneys for the plaintiffs are Coleinan and Riddick of Little Rock and Daggett and Daggett of Marlanna. State THAI Made Part of Cigarette Code Price - ~.:.^, ov,,i<; *,,.- WASHINGTON, Sept. 10. (UP) ness, leslificd he was with Mills —Recovery Administrator Hugh 8 , e was w Mills — sraor at the time Mills marched Me- Johnson today •mended it Phcrson from Mills' home to Me- vlous ordcr 'hich 'temporari Ph'. "' "'" ~'"' ---- " A "" to win a settlement vhtually on (hrir own terms. Hunt for Oldest Alumnus Disappointing to Missouri . There McPherson was forced lo pay Mills $25 and give him a shotgun for the "afflTair" he had had with Mills'_wife. When Mills nia>iiicd McPhcr- Homo, West said Mills told it pre—„— -...,,., ternporarily fluid Ihe minimum reball prices for cigarettes by providing that state! Imposing a stamp tax shall add the, tax to the'minimum price. Tiie order was intended to prevent using cigarettes as "sales bail" which was regarded as ons of Ihe most darjerous unfair trade practices in thc cigarette retailing business. A retailer outside the state must L«e-Coppedge Gin Is Being Rebuilt The Ltc-Coppedge Gin, recmily cadiy damaged by fire, is being lebmlt with work scheduled lo be completed by September 24 Murray Machinery company, of Dallas, have the contract wlih J E. Loblcy. local foreman. The 30 by 70 foot building, lo be of sheet fron, will have a concrete floor, all one level, with a melal roof.. The gin is to be electrically operated. •-"M .iwjin:. ^t-st said Mills told " iciiuitri uui^iue t,ie state must Mrs. McPherson: "[ did not km I conform with minimum prices Of hl "V ' i™" elu nim 1:omc to you." the slate '" whicl1 sales Bre ms(!c Legion Meets Tonight ernl reputallon, and also^at^hlsi The Amcricon ^^ w 111 have v.-as his first criminalIffense To, ' ls rc8ulnr mcctin 8 '^ the Armory his arrest In COT,« loi^ wli, ™ell"^ 1 '^ °' d<Mk ' When In5tal - slayin? Is the first time 1 e I™'" 1 " 0 " °' 0(I ' Cers and the reports ever been arrested |0f IIle Sl/Uc ccn vention will ts _ _. —;,..„ ..LIU itumi; iu Vuli COLUMBIA. Mo. (UP)—Unlver- i Tllc defense used 18 witnesses .slty of Missouri alumni officials! bl . ltr most of the <" «"ere character' ran Into a bitter pill of dlsap-1 Wllncra<!s for McPherson. It was polntmcnt while searching for thc' esl:10 I^licd he had a irr^rt ,>/,„_ 'school's oldest graduate. They discovered he was Allon Mandevllle Elslon. a minister liv- at^ Berkeley, Cal., who received ' ; "*J" J 5 *> im- nrsi degree here in 1967. The catch t cvcr lx:en arrps tcd. 'r<-,i,,m 5 ;V"Vh."m n '7r" comes In the fact that the Rev- Tl!p «<**»* questioned their''"'"" Ol (hc nlcct " 1? ercnd Elslon later attended the'"' 1tllC5!:cs Rt 'cnetli regarding the : UnlverMty of Kansas, and Kan-! 11 ™ 0 " 1 reputation of Driskill, try-1 s:is Is Missouri's bitterest athlcUc I'" B to i)rovc thot Driskill merely > [nl coi'fKsed to save hinuself.. I ARKANSAS-Partly cloudy to WEATHER laUn Crvpy of New Teslnmtnt ASHTABULA. O. (UP)-A Latin! copy of the New Testament, print-1 ed in 1487, 447 years ago, Is the possession of the Rev. L. O. Benzs pastor of First English Lutheran church here. — .....mi,,,, i nt\ i\ n n orto~™ iraril Allorncys for McPherson have nl»ht and Tuesday s nted they- will prepare appllca-j Mcmplils and Vicinity — P»rU/ lion for motio.i for a now trial. | cloudy tonight aiid Tuesday, little —— i change In temperature. There arc four times RS many Tlie maximum temperature here automobiles to the mile of im- yesterday w« 83 rnirUmwB 51 proved road In the United States [clear, according to Brawl r today as there were 20 j-iMrs igo. | Norris, official we»th«r

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