Pampa Daily News from Pampa, Texas on June 5, 1936 · Page 3
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Pampa, Texas
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Friday, June 5, 1936
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FfttJDAY EVENING, JUNE 5, 1936. THE PAMPA bAILY NEWS, Patnpa, Texas PAGE tttftl NATION PREPARES TO fcESIST JAPAN'S ENCROACHMENT SHANGHAI, June 5. f/P)—Chi- nese, reports from Hsinhsiang, Honan. province, today said seven Chinese, spies In the pay of Japan had been caught and summarily executed. The spies were shot. Their execution, It was indicated, was part of a national campaign to prepare for resistance against further Japanese encroachment—the first such made since china, became a republic. Chinese sources charged Japan, if waj: Comes, plans to organize native bandits against the government, pfovi'ding the outlaws with arms, food, clothing and narcotics, ""ttils theory gave point to Chinese' "plans for the protection of cities against bandits roaming the rural districts. The Chinese said Japanese- preparations for entry into Honan pro- vipce, through the establishment of opium and arms traffic and the supplying of bandits with narcotics, true to precedent. Both civilians and officials were receiving training for military serv- ijbe under the leadership of 'Chiang Kai-Shek, the 'Nanking dictator, ajul the, government took steps to !}«!, prepared in' the matter of- airplanes. These, officials believed, would play, a major role in China's defenses. : New airfields were ordered built to. accommodate ever-increasing numbers of American-built machines. These and other military preparations were going on in the Yellow river region and were well known to the Japanese, whose representatives, were constantly entering and leaving the area. The new air bases reach as far north as Changte, in northern Honan province, where new steel and cement barracks also were constructed recently. As Honan province undoubtedly would become an important battlefield in the event of war, a great sweeping circle of fortifications, dugouts, machine gun emplacements and bombproof shelters has been built, running from Kaifeng west to Loyang, thence north to Tsinyang, Hsinhsiang and Changte. Blockhouses, trenches, machine gun platforms and "pillboxes" have been built at strategic points along the Pelping-Hankow railway and the Lunghai-Tungkwan railway, which form part of China's main line of defense. "A grim aspect of this national preparedness is the fact that countless "pillbox" fortifications have been erected in cemeteries. Their death dealing aspect is lost in the midst of a forest of mounds and graves. Irion foundries in Hsinhsiang are working full time making iron beams and doors for the cement dugouts. A train of 16 carloads of reinforcing irpn bars, valued at 100,000 Shanghai dollars, recently was seen there. Everywhere China's peacetime factories are operating full blast, running out the sinews of war. All important towns are building brick blockhouses, the walls of country towns are being repaired and city moats are being deepened. These measures not only will strengthen China's defenses against Japan, but will enable military authorities to deal with any possible local uprising. Aunt Will Keep - F. Bartholomew LOS ANGELES, June 5 (IP)— Substantially in agreement on a plan for Freddie Bartholomew's future, counsel for the child film actor's paints and aunt worked today. to Jr^nsla.te it into legal terminology. Attorneys, who agreed on the prp- Ijosai at a Ipng, conference last night, saiiTthe written pact probably would be ready to submit to the parents, Mr;, and Mrs- Ce,cil Bartholomew, and Miss Myllicent Bartholomew, Freddie's a,unt and guardian, by Monday, Under the general terms, said Isa£<3 Pacht, "counsel for the parents, Sflss, Ejartholpmew woujd retain custody, pf the 12-year-old star during his' film career. "The father and mother would have, free opportunity to visit the, boy and would establish a home here for themselves and their other two children and resume a normal family life with the boy," he added. ^ — BEER TRAFFIC MIXED IN BERLIN SAFETY DRIVE BERLIN (/P)—Berliners are made "traffics-minded" while lifting their mugs of foajfty beer. Restaurants and hotels in a new safety campaign supply guests with coasters and napkins bearing pictures of traffic violations. So when one says "prosit" in toe German capital now he sees a bicyclist; 'carrying his girl on a handle- b,ar or a chijd hltchilng on a truck or a pedestrian crossing a street against a stop, light. "Are you sinning against regulations like these?" asks the text under, the picture, and. warningly adds: "You shouldn't do it." ••.:i' .. •.'.1P». : AGREEMENT REACHED LQNPON., June 5. VPj— The News- Chroriic'le, without stating its au- t^rtty, said today an" "" informal agreement had be^n reached b>- tweerfthe United States' and; British gQywnmente tQ.tajke comm<?# action iff Calient the'French franc goes off 7 the gold standard, Two Drown, Many Periled; Cars Halt at Doom Brink BYRNS FUNERAL WILL BE HELD IN WELL OF HOUSE When the baggage car of the Santa Fe railroad's "TexaS Ranger?' leaped from the rails and plunged into the Cimarron river near Guthrie, Okla., It dragged these four passenger coaches to the edge of the embankment, leaving them teetering perilously near the edge of the swollen stream. Two railway clerks, trapped in the baggage car, were drowned.- Passengers escaped with a bad bumping and a tew bruises. ^CHURCHES McCULLOUGII-HARRAH M. E. Sunday' school both churches 9:45 a. m. Morning worship at Harrah Chapel, 11:00 a. m.; sermon by W. A. N.oland, layman. Evening service at McCullough Memorial clua-ch, 8:00 p. m. Happy sing-song service; Laymen's messages: .Spiritualizing Church Finance; Scripture reading, Ben Ward; 1. "The Problem"—Jerry F. Nelson; 2. "Elements In Giving That Promote Spirituality" — J. Ross Combes; 3. "Those Responsible"—Homer Wallace. String orchestra in concert, 8 to 8:15 p. m. Every year certain Sundays are set aside in our church as laymen's days in which the laymen present the entire program, facing the problems of ihe church and the kingdom as they see it. You will be interested in what these laymen have to say. FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST, SCIENTIST 901 N. Frost St. "God the Only Cause and Creator" is the subject of the lesson- sermon which will be read in all Churches of Christ, Scientist on Sunday, June 7. The Golden Text is: "I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help. My help cometh from the Lord, which made heaven and earth" (Psalms 121:1, 2). Among the citations which comprise the Lesson- Sermon is the following from the Bible: "For as the new..heavens and the new earth, which I will make, shall remain before me, saith the Lord, so shall your seed and your name remain" (Isaiah 66:22). The Lesson-Sermon includes also the following passage from the Christian Science textbook, "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures" by Mary Baker Eddy: "Through many generations human beliefs will be attaining diviner conceptions, and the immortal and perfect model of God's creation will finally be seen as the only true conception of being" (page 260). Sunday 11 a. m. Sunday school 9:30. Wednesday 8 p. m. Reading room open Tuesday and Friday 2 to 4 p. m. The public is cordially invited to attend our services and use the reading room. CALVARY BAPTIST CHURCH J. L, King-, pastor An all-day program will be conducted Sunday. Sunday school at 9:45 a. m., preaching at 11, lunch at 12:30, a program on Ministerial Relief from 1:30 to 3 p. m., training service at 7:30, preaching at 8:30. Everyone is invited to come to the morning service and bring a well- filled lunch basket. There will be singing and special music on the program. EVERYMAN'S BIBLE CLASS City Hall Auditorium, 9:45 The class has a male quartet which has added much z^s.t and interest to meetings. The attendance is increasing. We study Christ's Supreme Test for the lesson. A visit Sunday 'by the president of the largest mea's class in Texas was en- jt?yed by all. Come as you are. CENTRAL CHURCH OF CHRIST 500 N. Somerville Brother Will M. Thompson of Tuttle, Okla. will begin his services here Sunday, giving his first sermon over radio station KPDN at 8:30 a. m. The church invites radio listeners to tune in, as we think of him as one of pur ablest pr.eachers and are sure you will appreciate him as a speaker, Bible study at church, 9:45 a. m. Sunday; preaching hpurs, 11 a.'m. and 8:30 p. m.; young people's class, 7:30 p. m. Ladies' Bible study Monday at 2:30 p. m., song practice Tuesday at 8:30, Bible study and prayer service Wednesday at 8:30. FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH Kingsmill and West Streets 9:45, Church school, meeting by departments. 11, Morning worship. 6:45, B. T. U., meeting by departments. 8, Evening worship. Services were encouraging Sunday, with better attendance and six additions. To the many new people in Pampa, our church says, Welcome. FULL GOSPEL TEMPLE 500 S. Cuylcr H. E. Comstock, pastor Sunday school, 9:45 a. m. Preaching, 11 a. m. and 7:45 p. m. Christ's Ambassadors society, 6:45 p. m. Week-day services on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, 7:45, Women's Missionary council Wednesday, 1:30. Friends and strangers are welcomed at all services here. HOLY SOULS CATHOLIC Joseph Wondcrly, pastor Sunday masses, 8 a. m. and 10 a. m. Children's instructions, 4 p. m. Benediction, 4:45 p. m. Week-day mass, 7:30 a. m. The public is cordially invited to this church. FIRST METHODIST CHURCH Will C. House, minister Church school 9:45 a. m. A class for every age and a cordial welcome for all. The subjert of the pastor's message at 11 a. m. will be, "The Parable of the Two Sons." At 8:00 p. m. his subject will be "Breaking Jail." The daily vacation Bible school will begin Monday at 9 o'clock. There will be a class for boys and girls from 4 to 14 years of age and all are invited. The school will last two weeks. FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Frost at Browning L. Burney Shell, pastor Sunday school 10:00. Morning worship 11:00—Subject, "Disinterested Religion." This sermon is based on the book of Job. There will bp a nursery for small children during this service. Evening worship 8:00 — Subject, "Jonah, a Missionary Message." Junior Christian Endeavor will meet during evening service. Wednesday, June 10, will be regular time for congregational covered dish dinner. Keep this date open. The public is most pordially invited to worship with us. FRANCIS AVE. CHURCH OF CHRIST E. Francis <kt~N, Warre,n E. C. McKenzle, minister Weekly program: Sundayi—Bible school at 9:45 a. m., sermon at 11 a. m., communion at 11:45 a. m., UNITED CHINESE FRONT BY COALITION IS SOUGHT HONGKONG, June 5 f/p)—An independent declaration of war against Japan was issued today, by the Canton (South) Chinese government. The Kuomintang (nationalist party;, southwest executive committee and southwest political council ordered troops to march northward to resist "Japanese aggression." The declaration was considered an attempt to' force a united Chinese front against Japan by a coalK tion of the Canton and Nanking (North) governments. The war declaration and public bodies earlier, had addressed petitions to the southwest political council demanding troops be sent against the Japanese. The demands, it was believed, were inspired by leaders of the two provinces of the Canton government—Gen, Chan Chai-Tong, leader of Kwangtung forces and Li Chung- Jen, Kwangsl leader. • • • • An armed march against Japan for her alleged promotion of an autonomy movement in Fukien province, northeast of the Canton provinces, was reported by Japanese sources several days ago. Dispatches then related contradicr tory incidents involving aggression against Japan and civil war between Nanking and Canton. Later advices, however, held the South China crisis as a political dispute between Canton government leaders. The principals in the controversy, authoritative sources said were Chancellor Chow Lu of Canton national university and Pel Chung- Hal, Kwangsi warlord. —: : •••—: SENTENCED TO DIE NEW YORK, June, 5. (/P)— John Fiorenza, convicted of the murder of Nancy Evans Titterton, author- wife of a broadcasting company executive, was sentenced today to die in the electric chair at Sing Sing prison during the week beginning Monday, July 13. "^*—. Mongooses Adopt Chicken Diet. SPLIT, Yugoslavia (<T>J—Before the World war the Austrian empire im- pprted mongposes from India to combat the many venomous shakes in the Dalmatian Islands. Now peas- ante on Bratch Island complain the mongooses outnumber the snakes and are feeding on chickens, BY LEONARD B. SHUBERT, Associated Press Staff Writer. WASHINGTON, June b (/P)—Led by President Roosevelt, high dignitaries of the United States and foreign nations converged on a flower-scented House chamber today to pay tribute to the late Speaker Joseph W. Byrns In a slate funeral. Sorrowing colleagues, dressed in mourning garb, were assigned to escort the flag draped casket into the well of the House to the sound ot funeral music. Besides the President and members of the House where the Tennessean's voice had been heard in the nation's councils for over a quarter of a century, the list of those invited to attend included members of the cabinet, justices of the Supreme Court, Senators, Representatives, and members of the diplomatic corps. The ceremony was unprecedented, for never before had a, speaker of the house died whije Congress was in session. The body of the speaker, who died early yesterday, was to be placed amid a mass of flowers before the rostrum where Byrns had stood, gavel in hand, not 48 hours before. The plans called for services at noon, with the Rev. James Shera Montgomery, chaplain of the house, officiating from the rostrum on which were to sit the newly-chosen Speaker Bankheacl of Alabama and Vice . President Gar.ner. Speaker Bankheacl and Rep. Snell of New York, minority leader, were selected to eulogize the dead man. The President, who described Speaker Byrns as his "steadfast friend of many years, fearless, incorruptible, unselfish," planned to Journey to Nashville/ for the burial services. The body was to leave here by special train in late afternoon after lying in state in the chamber. young people's classes at 7 p. m sermon at 8:15 p. m. Our annual revival will ' begin Sunday morning with. Brother N. B, Hardeman of HendersSn, Tenn., doing the preaching. There will be two services daily, 10 a. m. and 8:15 p. m. Watch this newspaper for further announcements, CENTRAL BAPTIST John O. Scott, pastor We extend a hearty .welcome to these services Sunday: Sunday school at 9:45 a. m. Preaching atj. 11 a. m. and 8 p. m with sermpns by the pastor.' Training classes at 7 p. m. RHYMES OF REASON WORDS AHD KUS/CISY PAMPA DRUG STORES SO LONG, OLD FRIE.ND/I I'M Sl.OO Fitch's Ideal 89c 50o Hind's Cream 39c Nassour's Hair Oil 39c Sbu Milk Cleaner 19c Marvelous Matched Make up set • 55c Dexlri Maltose 69c Milk Magnesia, Quarts G9o Epsom Salts, 5-lbs 89c Pint Vacuum. Bottles 98c 3 Moth Bags FUEE with each Quart of Flit 880 LISTTIIRUTE I C ME Visitor Here Charley Locklinrt, state treasurer, was a visitor at the Panhandle Centennial yesterday. Small of stature but keen of mind, Charley is 45 inches liigh, w.ciglis 150 pounds. Many friends greeted him here as he made the rounds. White Man and Negro Executed HUNTSVILLE, June 5. W)— James D. McAlistcr, white, and William Richard Davis, negro, died early today in the electric chair at the state penitentiary. McAlister, convicted of the hitch-hike slaying of Percy Calkins, Houston salesman, near Edinburg, went silently to his death. Tho negro, convicted for slaying an Austin street car operator, thanked his Mends for comforting him in his death-row stay. .«.—. PLAYING WITH DYNAMITE PITTSBURGH (/P>— Frank Tlblnt, 22, and Frank Jones, 23, lost their rifles, but police say they're lucky. All they did was pick for a target —a dynamite shed. Police confiscated the weapons. HOME TALENT ONLY TO ENTERTAIN ON SAWDUST GAINESVILLE, June 5 f/P)—Busi- ness was at a standstill in this north Texas city today as residents prepared for the world's most unusual circus tonight. It wasn't excitement which caused the cessation of commnrcial activity, but work, for Gainesville's annual municipal circus is composed of home talent only. Clerks, business men, housewives, stenographers, and public officials change to bareback riders, snake charmers, and trapeze artists in the flicker of an eye, and spectators sny they are good enough to be in the big time. J. Norman McCardlc will doff boots and chaps of his occupation as a cattleman for a top hat and the tails of a ringmaster. County Judge Ray Winder let commissioners' court meet without him today while he mixed grease paint and tried on his new clown suit. Deputy Sheriff Tom Hickman was a little more true to his profession when he practiced his fancy shooting act. Gainesville began its circus in 1930 when the smell of sawdust permanently ruined the theatrical ambitions of an amateur dramatic organization. The first circus wa.s a burlesque, then performers decided it was just as easy to be good as bad and proceeded to be good. From one ring to three the show grew and now its acts run the gamut of thrills. Performers do their dally work, motor, to tho big top and change into, costumes after u hasty meal. When the show is concluded they return home, and practice acts on backyard rigging. Every year the circus makes a tour of nearby Texas and Oklahoma towns. Performers follow the same procedure, living at home and motoring to cities where the tents have been erected for th& show. ' ' -.if*n« qualifications for membership «« only two — permanent residence afil Gainesville and -no. pnofesskaial efe perience. The only recornpense<i» performers is the applause- they gailu Arrangements had- been made today to broadcast over a. Dallas radio station a half-hour of the evening's performance. > .-• •-, ""•' Casey to At College to CANYON, June 5. — Country correspondents of newspapers throughout the Panhandle have been Itl- vited to hear John Casey at the West Texas State Teachers college" Juno 12. Mr. Casey is a member? ol the journalism faculty of the UnJi versity of Oklahoma. From Jund. 9. to 13 he will conduct a newspapef clinic at the West Texas Statd Teachers college and his lecture, "What is News?" has been scheduled at 2:30 Friday for the convenience of community reporters. Editor Clyde W. Warwick of the Canyon News, the Canyon chamber of commerce, and the West Texas State Teachers college ha-ve united to bring Casey, who is an authority on journalism problems, to the city, DOCK WORKERS STRIKE ANTWERP, Belgium, June 5. (/P) — All inward traffic in Antwerp hat- bor was suspended today as new strikers joined a walkout of dock workers. Some steamers left the, harbor for Dutch and French,. ports ; where their cargoes could be. ^unloaded. The News' Want-Ads bring results. FOR YOUR CHILD! SEE PAGE TEN CHECK THESE SENSATIONAL VALUES! '32 Ford V-8 Coupe Reconditioned motor. New tires. New point job, new covers '30 Chevrolet Coupe New paint job — good motor. — new seat covers, equipped with trunk __— ^ '30 Chevrolet Coach New paint job ; new seat covers; reconditioned motor ____ '31 Chevrolet 6-wheel Sedan New paint job; new seat covers, all good d»1 Of Priced at _ «))JLQp '34 Master Chevrolet Coupe Very low mileage; original finish like new 1934 Master Chevrolet Coach Completely reconditioned & rubber dandy '33 Master 6-wheel Chevrolet With trunk. Reconditioned motor, good rubber, new seat covers '33 Chev. 4-door Master Sedan Original finish like new- Motor overhauled, Tires good $325 '32 Ford V-8 Tudor Original finish good; good tires good C90 C motor. Priced at «P££3, '32 Ford V-8 Coupe In black finish. Good rubber, a real buy at '35 Master Coach Original finish like new. Upholstering nice. Rubber and motor A-l. Low mileage '35 Stand. 4-door Chev. Sedan Finish, tires and moto A-l. Nice car throughout ____ '34 Ford 4-popr Sedan Good motor; new seati covers. Tires and finish good '30 Ford Tudor Good paint, good real buy Cflmpwjfi h& 1 ••' Pamp.

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