Pampa Daily News from Pampa, Texas on February 18, 1935 · Page 2
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mm, A COtoSISTENt SENATOR When the Westerfield resolution requiring registration of lobbyists was under discussion in the senate at Austin, Senator Small indulged in some satirical comment upon it. If it is necessary to protect legislators ftoin lobbyists, sa'id the Panhandle senator, establish quarantine stations all around Austin, censor all the senators' mail, and require all visitors to be finger- fainted; and so on, at length, in the same mirth-provok- 'Sfehatbr Small is consistent in his unwillingness to jjttdScap the Ibbbyists. Six years ago when the Mc- SjYlane resolution requiring legislators to disclose their ,jJMions with special interests was before the senate, OTfiator Small was among those who helped defeat it. Now, when a similar move is made, he espouses the lobbyists' cause again. His, attitude on this question is one of the reasons 1^hy he is not governor of Texas. And one of the rea,- Sbna Why he is not likely to ever be governor—Wichita Dailv Times. IN HUNTERDON COUNTY Whether Hauptmann is guilty or not seems to have decided in the minds of the country people of Hunterdon county. Newspaper men who have spent the duration of the trial in the atmosphere of it say that the German 'is not guilty of the world's most sensational kidnaping. Government agents, and newspaper experts seem to be equally convinced that he is guilty. The atmosphere surrounding a trial sometimes is compiuriicated through invisible telepathy from crowd to jury> and if, as the district attorney indicates he will, Hauptmann does not break and confess, the jury could conceivably return a verdict of not guilty. At .any rate, the trial has created! such attention that ipj p'olite circles Of the east, not to have attended at 16ast one session of the trial is to count; yourself among the "impossible." Perhaps the fuss and uproar: these outsiders have created: 'in the little city of Klemington Tn^y "be, responsible for the r'esentful state of mind of the people there, although, of course, the money these visitors spend "has been accepted readily:—Floyd. County Hesperian. THE NEW 1XEAE IN WASHINGTON .BY RODNEY DUTCHER- NEA Service Staff Correspondent f» WASHINGTON.— Col. Ed Halsey, secretary of the sjinate, has been here so long that he even can.remem- 'b«r when congress thought $1000 was a lot of money. J Thirty-seven years ago, Halsey, went to work as a •tiage. But only three decades ago, he recalls, as the Senate considers spending five billion dollars for relieJ spone, Senator Edmund Pettus of Alabama was telling a donetituent about to listen to a debate: "You won't, understand! 'it. They don't mention anything less than $1000!" * * * * After an estrangement of many years, Senators Hiram Johnson and Sill Borah jointly led the fight again® World Co;;rt entry and actually got to the point where y r o,u'd see them with their arms on each other's shoulders 'Old-timers recalled their association in. the postwar 'League of ,Nations struggle. Some, sentimentalists, professed to see the rdbudding of a beautiful: friendship .And the two men do seem to have buried at least, the ; blade of the hatchet. . . But there are too many bygones between these • two 'celebrated libei-al independents to be completely forgot .-'ten, Reeling between them arouse as far back as 1912; when Borah refused to back the Teddy Roosevelt'John- '.son Bull Moose ticket. Then, in 19.20, when Johnson was a Candidate agains' Leonard Wood and Frank Lowden iOr .the Republican ' nomination which eventually went to Harding,. Borah wa : anxious to make the nominating speech for Hiram. . HB has since 'been sour over the fact that Johnson 'gave the job to a friend from his home 'state who made What Borah calls "a chamber of commerce speech abou flip, beauties of California" which did the candidate no . good at all. In the last congress the Johnson-Borah bitterness hac been built up to its full height. The two senators even ' mean cracks at each other on the senate, floor. SCOUT NEWS The troop committee of Boy Scout roop No. 18, Hopkins community, met. 'Thursday, evening to go over iana for. the, troop's activities this Uiptner, participation in the Na- ional Jam.boree in Washington. Those., present were. C. F. joiies, , E. Reno, G. J. Adamie, C. L. Igureon, E.. E. Edwards, Scoutmaster J. H. Williams, Assistant Scoutmaster L. L. McGee, O. W. yj and District Commissioner phn E. Shannon.. W. R. Barrett, halrman, was absent, due to Illness n r his family, and, E. P. Vander- 3ur,g; was also absent due to Illness. Minutes, of the last meeting w'ere ead and. approved.. The/, next piece jf •busirie.ss to be considered was a etter from the district Scout commission regarding spring and summer troop activities. Mr. Williams was. then called on or a rank roll call of his boys, which, was as follows: 12 Tender- 'oqt, 3 second class, 4 first class, 5 star, and four life Scouts, The ^hplding of a father and son lanquet was then, discussed. It was leclded, to have this on March 6, 935. C. F. Jones was appointed p secure the. speaker of the evening. O. W. Bray,will furnish the You may remember Arthur P. Mullen of Nebraska w.ho was forced by White House pressure to resign from ttye 'dempcratic national committee so that his h'igh- 'prieed lobbying activities here wouldn't seem to have o'f- fjscal sanction. . , . In case you supposed that idealistic New r Deal ofjfi- cjals.; might be diffident about associating publicity with •3li% Mullen after th^t, you may be interested in. the 'description of one of Mr. Mullen's recent copktail parties ;as taken from local society, columns:. "It seems tha;t every member of the New D'eal was 'there, with senators and representatives, 'executives in the various'departments of the'government, .notables froir " ' t. of town, and a very fine representation from sman ifffe'ntial circles here." The party was in honor of Nebraska's new senator I, Burke. Mullen is the political boss behind ,Burke. : I know of only two important officials who avoic b,ejng entertained'*byApolitical lobbyists, thpugh you can be sure there are a few other£. The social lobby "is.no •£-~-~ deadly than it was in Republican days. But it's brazen. ,• A Cleveland chamber of commerce committee lias discovered so many signs of Communism there, that the "city is trying to raise money quick 'just to 'get out of the red. Joyde says She's only 32. That puts her firs .Wedding 'way back in her pre-school days. The government is goinu to teach the Navajo Indiaps their own 'language. They learned ours a little too quickly for their owif good. ' The pjnl$ slips Uncle S^m has handed out for, repor of net income tax returns, probably a.re 'in, lieu of ink, " ' _ ^ _ _ -$£;tJm movement; $QV. the 4 en t of t^e United States JCHQW Jih?.rop» wUlbe of 'a, vsf^an -as, p"resj ps^fW, jmsfc thing -egpal -rights. of, Wftles ji&s eo^^oa^ .a tfiec ffimv% tq Wow about, Dusting The tovefs Of f exas tllftlot'y For THE TEXAS CENTENNIAL CElLEBRATtdft Qf The stagecoach that had.Ifft'after iveille from Guadalupe March 26, 136, rarrled news for tortilla of he Mexican army that meant dis- ster to Farinin and his fellow pris- riers. Col. Urrea wrote asking the, exans be given all consideration nd that th«y be employed In erect-' ig houses and building new quar- ers. The very same day an official rder came from-Santa Anna that. tl prisoners who surrendered by orce t)f arms be shot. As the prisoners were led out in a ngle file to the open space to be lot at sunrise on the morning of larch 27, thoughts of homes and amllies they were leaving behind nist have occupied their minds. erhaps by the time the Bluebon- ets were In bloom again all the. dbdstalns would be gone from the eld of war. They had done their est to protect their homeland and heir rights. Some day their deaths ight not be in vain. Col. Fannin, wounded and ill, did ot change Us expression except or one horrified shadow which icked across his face when he ea'rd that he was to die as his riends had died. He had only two equests: Both were refused. He sked. that he not be shot through he head, and that he be given a de- ent burial. He was shot in the head; his bfldy burned on the ftfaer- al pyre with the others. . It was a violent shcick to trrrta when he heard, hours later, ot the massacre. Of course the TfeXans were his enemies, but after all, he Had nothing absolutely personal against them. "I never thought that the horrible spectacle of that massacre could take place In cold blood and without immediate urgency. ... It was painful to nie, also that so many brave men should be secrificed, particularly the much esteemed and fearless Fannirfc" "Fannin was a gentlemeto, and a Inan of courage which makes us soldiers esteem each other 'mutu* ally, 'Mis manners captivated my affection, and if it had been Ih niy hands to save him, together With, his companions, I would have gladly done so. All I could d& was to offer him to use my influence with the general-in-chief, which I did from the Guadalupe." It is said that he had such little power; for if he had had his will, the Texans would haVe experienced a different fate. It would not be long before the cry, "Remember Golind" would urge on the Texans to achieve their victory at San Jacinto, resulting in the independence, the. Centennial of Which Is to be observed In 1936. entertainment. Homer Gibson was selected as toastmaster. W. B. Barrett and G. J. Turner Were to make the arrangements for dining hall, seating, etc. C. L. Courson is to be in charge of the kitchen and M. L. H. Basle is to have charge of the dining room. Haye ypur shoes f ltted at Kees Tickets for the banquet are to be •'& Thomas. (Adv.) sold at 50 cents ft piiiie, are, to bei put oh 3ale immediately by the troop committee members, whp voiced the opinion that at least SDb'plates Would be sold. Sending a boy to the National Jamboree consumed the balance of trie evening's discussion. Selection Of the boy, ways and means of raping the mdhey (6 pay his expenses, were gone Into very thoroughly. It, was decided 1 the troop committee would tak« the individual record of each boy dn or about July 17. 1835, and select one boy out of this troop, and also an alternate. scout LeVerne Courson 'confirmed for junior assistant scoutmaster; Scout Elzey Vahderburg was raised to se'nlor patrol leader, arid L. McGee was confirmed as assistant scbutmasteri Not having finished mi cue-third of the taken cafe oj the voted to meet aga, of next Week. of law clearly than to be ittee iry 2t), TrWma , painting' zones wirere Are You Dsing THE NEWFANGLE5 (Mpm'n Pop) .__._ Our/tustojrteil Ask T/em// / I ' M/ PAMPA DAILY NEWS Published evenings except Saturday, and Sunday morning; by Pain?* t»fiy NW8> Moi, 322 West Foster, Parnpa, Texas „,„.„.. . , OHMORB N. NTTMT, GNa. Mgr.T PBttJP tt. POKED. Bpsttress Mgr.; OMN E. ^JU.E( MB»ittglt$ MEMBER OP TlMB ASSOCIATED PRESSr-Full teased Wire. The Associated frees Is fe?ciuMve!y eh- titled to the rise for trtlblicatlon ol ail news dispatches credited to or tiot titHerwise cfedltfefl In thfli *r 'and also the ioc*l news published herein. All rights for re-publication of sUecial disco ftcreln also are reserved. ^ ^j^, tt , , * •. as «econdiol8ss fflatter Mardh 18, 1927, At the postoffice at Pampn, Tfegas, ufider tH6 Act of MArch 5, 1879. . .... 8CBSCBIPTION RATES OF IHE PAMPA DAILt NEW8 By Carrier In Patnpa One Year .J8.00 Six Months *3.00 one Month .| .60 One Week By Mall In Gray and Adjoining Counties Six Months /I2.76 Three Months *1.BO One Month $ .80 By Mall OtHslde Gray and Adjoining Counties Six Months »3.74 Three Months .....»2.10 One Month I .78 ;..$ .16 One Year ......... |6.M ..... .$7.00 lt Is not -Ule Intention of this newspaper to cast reflectldn upon the character ot -..ly aiid If through error It sh6uld the management will appreciate having attention called same, and will gladly and fully correct any erroneous statement made. OUT OUR WAY.. By WILLIAMS LISTEN, YOUNe MAM— I NEVER WAS <3OPL-V-EYEP/ AMD IN MO A<3I= OR PERIOD, WOULD I EVER C3RAB' 'EM •SMART- ALECK / 1 APNIT SHE AIN'T LIKE THIS— L|k!E VOU ; I MEAN— LIKE? CJIRLS IW VOUR DAY QOOLY-EVeD AND eLUSMY / NOWADAYS, IP A GIRL. WAKJTS A GUV, JUST <3OES AFTER HIM AM 1 GRABS HIM OFF. W////IIMW WHV MOTHERS <3ET ME JUST WNNTED f J UP Hf3 HE.L.OOKED LIKE ^ MILLIONNRE/ THET WAS YOUNG- VAN ftER- CAR THET.CN.IEO FER VOU.T^tNDY ~ Al, the Master Salesman! By COWAN THIS? TTlS JUST ONE OF THE NEW THINGS THE VMJ DER MORGANS 'ARE BACKING, &ND THEY'LL " MAKE PLENTY-AND SO IT'S A WHISTLING GOLF ; BWJ.- WATCH !l SEE?«THE SECOND IT STRIKES THE PLOOR IT STARTS f WHISTLE LISTEfo.YOU SfcPS.' THE POORHOUSE 15 FW.L OF DUMB-BELIS WHO COULDN'T SEE>,TUTURE. IN THE TELEPMONE AND A LOT OF OTHER THINGS THET <aWABT PEOPLE B 'gVA® 1 ? 35 By HEA SERVICE, INC. T. M; REO. U. S. PAT.-OFF. Al^EY OOP To Think Is to Act! By HAMLIN CJC/ITH AUl-EY POP/ASTRIPE DjNNV, HIS. CjENiAU DINOSAUR, OUT MAR-SHAU^O FOKCK f WITH THE IDEA OF CHASINO: KIN& TUNK AlSlp.Wi'6 UEIVIIAN WARRIORS OUTOFMpO, WE FINP OOOLA WAIT- )N6>ALQNE y IM A CAVE HIDDEN DEEP IN THE SV ALLEY TOLD MB TO. STAY IN TRIS CAVE UNTIL HE RETURNEP^BUT 1'V.E OOT TO QO SpME- JTHIN6 OR I'LL &o CRAZY-1 PON'T THINK "^ Vp,BB IN'i ANY DANGER, IF I TOOK """ A LITTLE STROLL MY.GOOPNESSf I LOOK ALL FAGGED 'OUT. A NICE, COOL PLUNGE \B JUST WHAT I NEEP/ _ 193§"BY N¥A SlRVICE, INC. T. M. BEO, U, S. PATVFK OH, DIANA! A Character Study By FLOWERS WHAT'S :HE LIKE 7 IS HE. SOOO LOOKING -- i DUNNO. HE UK'S JUST OTHER K.ID THIS BOY, BUDDY, \ /i svessnesor - -. WELU HIS T5YI2S BLUE OB. •BROWN 7 I DUr4NO, OlAMA. ALL I NOTICED WAS THAT HE HAD TWO HUH--1 S'POSE HE ALSO HAD A NOSE, A MOOTH, AND SOME HAIR ? NOW THAT YA MENTION ITT i BELIEVE OiD r UP (AND LEAVE AFTER THREE SCORCHY SMITH NUCKS".MrtODQX. iN MEXICO CITY REceiVJES AN FROM -M£> OTHER \^AV, PAT: 6er " nie 6TERMIN6D To t&Md To SOUTH CORCH 'keep ;HI? 8RQWNSUIL(.e tisHT SKPVIN& FROM HIS PWN MEN.... By T8RRV

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