Pampa Daily News from Pampa, Texas on June 14, 1936 · Page 5
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

Pampa Daily News from Pampa, Texas · Page 5

Publication:
Location:
Pampa, Texas
Issue Date:
Sunday, June 14, 1936
Page:
Page 5
Start Free Trial
Cancel

SUNDAY MORNING, JUNE 14, 1936 THE PAMPA DAILY NEWS, Pampa, Texas PAGE FIVE WAGES AND WORKING HOURS MAY BE ISSUE IN CONVENTION PLAN TO ABOLISH TWO- THIRDS RULE MAY CAUSE STRIFE WASHINGTON, June 13. «>)_ Democratic chieftains checked things over today and said they were just about ready for their party's national convention at Phil- ntlelphln which opens June 23 to renominntc President Roosevelt. As they worked long Into the afternoon -to make sure nothing WHS overlooked, Senator Bnrkley of Kentucky retired to his home to begin wilting the keynote speech- he will mnke as temporary chairman of the convention. Surrounded by n corps of party workers and stenographers, Emil Hurja, assistant to Chairman James A. Farley of the national committee, arid Charles Michelson, publicity director, sent out hundreds of letters and telegrams about seating arrangements and hotel accomoda- tlons. They dispatched hundreds of other letters that had to do with such things as liberty bell souvenirs, a memorial breakfast for William Jennings llrynn, a prizefight, a scmpplc breakfast, an ice .skating carnival, and the outdoor demonstration iit Franklin park at which President Roosevelt will make his acceptance speech June 27. The permanent chairman of the Philadelphia convention will be Senator Robinson of Arkansas who presided over the Chicago meeting in. 1932. To date 1,032 of the 1,100 dele- gates.have been chosen. The others will be picked next Tuesday. All delegates thus far selected either have been, instructed or on record as favoring Mr. Rooosevelt's re- nomination. . There was some speculation in the party's councils as to whether any real fights would develop over the adoption o fa platform and over the proposal to abolish the two- thirds rule for the naming of the nominee. Both Farley and President Roosevelt have favored its abolition and adoption of the majority rule. Chairman Ashurst (D-Ariz) of the senate judiciary committee said he thought it possible that the convention would consider proposals to amend the constitution so that wages an_d working hours may be regulated' :Senator Connally (D-Tex) said lie was considering the advisability of urging a take-the-profits-out-of- wqr" plank. Landon Does Some Horse Trading Itusiiu-ss as iisniil was (joveriiar Alfred M. I,amloii'.s motto as he remained far away from the tumult of the republican national con- French Workers Celebrate After Labor Laws Pass PARIS, June 13. W)—Contented strikers evacuated the besieged factories of France today. Cheered by quick parliamentary votes on laws to give tncm shorter hours, vacations with pay, and other advantages, thousands of workers formed impromptu parades outsides their plants, crippled for more than two weeks, to honor their leftist leaders. Premier Leon Blum announced a "return tp a normal situation" within a few clays. He turned to international matters, and informed persons said his leftist government will reject a British plan to split League of vrnlion in (,'Jtwlanil. Tin? ifovrr- nor is .shown here us he tallied lo Sargent Morris, after a drive to the lultcr's farm outside Topcka, ll>o Niibji uhieh I tcruslcd. I'd being H horse trade; in iiiiiilun was especially In- Nations members into regional groups. It was reported he felt the scheme "impossible" because it might "destroy the entire structure of collective security." To that collective system of peace Blum has pledged his best efforts. The gay and marching erstwhile strikers carried big pictures of Piemier Blum and Maurice Tnorez, secretary-general of the communist party in France. IIOLLYROOD WINS EETROIT, June 13. (/?')—Holly- rood returned today to the form that made him a $64,745 winner as a 2-year-old and raced in record time across the finish line, a half length in front of his filly Hable- male, Sparta, lo jjivc Ha] Price Heudley a sweep nf fust and second places in the third running of the $25,000 Detroit derby. Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney's Tatterdemalion was third and the favorilt RiiKhawuy was sixth. CHILL'S Shop First at Hill's Men's Sport $3.98 Both in new bucks and calf ---whites or two-lanes. Patterns of wingtoes, creased toes or plain caps. Others $2.98 to $1.98. MEN'S MEN'S TIES STRAW HATS Moisture proof, Toyo shapes, in whites or tans. Others in sailors. Others 79c to $2.40. Summer's newest, shades and patterns others priced at 25c to $1.00. MEN'S SLACKS $1.98 Full sanforized shrunk. In plaids sj,ripes or solids. Others $1.49 to $3.08. MEN'S DRESS SOX Fancy patterns or plains, all silk with double heels and toss, both ankle length or full sox. Others 15c to 49c. MEN'S DRESS SHIRTS N'o-wilt collars, fast colors, full cut. See these outstanding values. 98c Haynes SHIRTS-SHORTS 3 GARMENTS $ FOR 1 Full cut ,fast colors, shorts, shirts. Combed yarn, spring needle knit, extra length. . ORDINANCE PASSED BY FORT WORTH IS UPHELD DALLAS, June 13. (/P)—Fedora Judge W. H. Atwcll today clcnieci an application by the Lone Stai Gas company for an order restrain- in!? the i-ily of Port Worth from nutliiut into effect nn ordinance forbidding the dilution of natural gas. Judive Atwell'.s opinion upheld the principal findings of Special Master Maurice Check, appointed to hear (lie controversy by Federal Judge James'Wilson of Fort Worth, who hod granted a temporary order. L. B. Dedding, president of the company, announced an appeal would be taken to the fifth circuit court of appeals at New Orleans. The ordinance prohibits addition of air or oxygen to natural gas served in its city except in such amounts as cannot be excluded. Judge Atwell held the city had legislative power to take such action if it concluded the gas dilution was unsafe and liable to produce harm to the UKITS. Tile gas company erected a $500,00!) plant at Joshua where gas from various fields j.s stabilized and made of standard grade by addition ol nitrogen. This, testimony by the city was intended to show, was an inert quantity, unless as a heating substance, but which registered on gas meters. "The fact that the company has been serving gas with more than the heat units legally required does not excuse it for putting something else into it though it does not rob the customers of any heat value,' the court ruled. Denning said "It is still our belief that stabilization is necessary in giving Port Worth the best possible gas service and we are not ready to lake the responsibility for conditions which would result if stabilization was discontinued." Mayor George Sergeant said aftei learning of the decision that he would seek immediate passage of an ordinance to forbid dilution of natural gas before it is distributed in Dallas. "I think it is time for the. city to act," he said. Adjournmen.t by June 20 Sought By Congressmen WASHINGTON, June 13. (/P)—An intensive drive for adjournment ol Congress not later than June 20 was organized by leaders today as republicans drifted in from theii national convention at Cleveland and democrats looked forward to their own convention in Philadelphia June 23. Some doubt tinged the hopes of the leaders, however, as they prepared to take up their legislative burdens again Monday after a week's recess. With the controversial issues surrounding the tangled tax bill still to be met, House and Senate conferees adjourned today until Monday, four days of deliberations having proved unproductive so far as an agreement of major disputes in ihe revenue measure was concerned. The main point of difference be- ;ween the Senate and House centered around the question of taxing undistributed corporate profits. The House approved a graduated tax ranging up to 42 Ir2 per cent While the Senate voted for a flat 7 per, cent lev^r,..,, ,„ J STATE POLITICS DUE TO PICK UP AT EARLY DATE By HOWARD C. MARSHALL Associated Tress Staff Writer AUSTIN, Tex.. June 13 (API — The deadline for thousands, of candidates seeking certain county, district and precinct offices was drawn today. It was the last day county and precinct candidates and those for district offices in districts composed of only one county could file requests to have their names placed on the ballot for the primary July 22. How many candidates entered the lists throughout the state no one knew, but, in view of the 254 counties with their many sub-divisions, the number admittedly was huge. June 1 was a similar deadline for' filing- by candidates for state offices and district offices In districts containing more than one county. With filing- concluded, President Roosevelt's visit a ' tiling of the past and the Centennial celebration .settling into its stride, state politics was expected to pick up at nn early date. The iM'memlou.s interest in I lie President's swing • through Texas and the opening of the Centennial exposition somewhat shaded other events in news columns the past week. A number of state political leaders contacted Mr. Roosevelt during his visit, but the rapidity of his movement was a barrier to many others. Governor James V. Allrcd was with him throughout the tour. Denying report that he would open his campaign at Waxahachle next week, a source close to the governor said the formal opening probably would be deferred until the end of June or early in July. Although the President said the visit, was non-political, some of his rrmnrks at the San Jacinto battlefield, the Alamo and the Centennial exposition were interpreted as sounding opening guns of the national political war. The Democratic state executive -ommiltee certified 35 names as candidates for state offices, throwing out two on grounds of Improper filing. Those were John O. [Douglas or Houston, who sought to oppose Attorney General William McCraw. and Jefferson T. Baker of Dallas, who wanted to run for commissioner of agriculture. Some talk of a court contest was heard. Orville S. Carpenter, director of the pension organization, warned i-niployes formally they would not be permitted to engage In any political riimpuign. The law prohibits any stale employe I'rnin .such action. Arrangements were virtually completed for the Texas delegation lo the Democratic national convention at Philadelphia to leave Dallas June 20 on a special train. Politics and Centennial advertising will be combined. Clawing Cat Is Cause of Crash; Woman Is Dead DALLAS. June 13. (/Pi—The death In a head-on car crash of n woman and Ihi. 1 injury of Hirer others today near Duncimville, Texas, was traced to a rebellious cat. Mrs. Dokes B. Carroll, no, of Cedar Hill, was killed in the Collision. Joe Harrington, driver of the coupe in which Mrs. Carroll was riding, suffered head, nose and leg injuries. He lives in Cedar Hill. His daughter, Catherine, 18, suffered head injuries and Mrs. Harington a cut on the hand and a bruised knee. The Harrington coupe and a car driven by Raymond Coffman, 25, of Cleburne, crashed after Harrington attempted to throw a claw- ing cat from his automobile. While his attention was distracted, his car swerved and the crash followed. A charge of negligent homicide was filed against Harrington. Coffman and his father. D. H. Coffman, suffered only minor injuries and shock. The cat was not injured. Mrs. J. E. Haden left Pampa- Jarrat hospital yesterday afternoon. Presentin a&7% &Zfafatk ff "Looking .fitoss Lipstick"* ...n mirror in li.inil is wnrlli I wo in Ilic • Eli/.abeth Ardcn lias put an end to frantic rummaging for n mirror every lime a woman uses her lipstick. The mirror is in the cover of lilt* slick. So you hnvc lull I wo things instead of three to manage. How like Elizabeth Arden to think of it! To select the perfect sliude ol lipstick for each daytime and evening costume, consult Elizabeth Arden's new "Maquillages Harmonises" (Make-up Color ('hart). Single, plain gold £7.50 Single, jeweled $'2.50 Double, jeweled, with one end for day. one for night $10 "Maquillages Harmonises" (make-up Color Chart) 50c, or gratis with £5 purchases FATHEREE DRUG STORES CORNER DRUG ^Registration applied for ROSE BUILDING E OK high and look low throughout this smart and spirited Buick SPECIAL, and you'll find only one thing about it that's anything but big. It's big in its inches, length and breadth —big in the ample, stretch-out space it supplies to driver and passengers alike. It's big in its power—it hasn't found a hill it couldn't easily master, or a driver it couldn't thrill by the fervor of its quick response, the smoothness of its stride. It's big in the measure of its quality, seen and unseen — every nut and bolt and strut and part is eloquent testimony to Buick's insistence that the best alone will do. It's big in the pleasure it can bring you —pleasure that comes from handling a sparkling and superior performer— pleasure that's yours from owning a car so obviously better than mere transportation requires. It's big in the satisfactions it yields — from the smartness of its valid stream- line style, from the surety of its comfort, and your knowledge that the family couldn't be safer in a car. It's big in every way, until you reach for the tag that names the price—then you find that it's only a short step up from the lowest-priced field to the Buick of your dreams. $765* and up, list at Flint, the price tag on the Buick SPECIAL, Series 40, reads, and the terms are within anyone's reach. You'll be happier in a Buick. You'll get more back for your money. Come see it—drive it — and prove the only small thing about it is its price. BUICK invites you to hear Clem McCarthy end Edwin C. Hill Broadcast the IOUIS-SCHMELING FIGHT Red a Blue Networks, N. B. C, Night of June JS A GENERAL MOTORS PRODUCT. TEX EVANS BUICK COMPANY, IN. 204 NORTH BALLARD PHQNE fii

What members have found on this page

Get access to Newspapers.com

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 11,200+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free