The Baytown Sun from Baytown, Texas on March 20, 1956 · Page 7
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The Baytown Sun from Baytown, Texas · Page 7

Baytown, Texas
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Tuesday, March 20, 1956
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Tuesday, March 20, 1956 White House Gossip -Ike Checks Putting Green For Squirrels tty iUKKfttM/LY SMITH. WASHINGTON — UP — Backstairs at the While House: President Eisenhower was lilt- ting' golf halls on the south lawn the other afternoon and stopped to give his special putting green a close examination. He walked around the green several times, stopping to examine the condition of the grass. He looked for all ;the world like a man hunting for signs of squirrel dam- ago. With warm weather on its way. nnd some of the 'trees beginning: to bud, the White House squirrels liave emerged :from the winter quarters and are scampering nrouml the lawn again. ;, Even if they chew Mr. Eisenhower's poll green to pieces, the chances are sranll in this election yeiir thnt the Administration will resort to its anti-squirrel practices of last yenr. The White House last year "deported" squirrels to far nway woods when it was discovered that the little rodents. were digging into the President's putting 1 green and making it undesirable for smooth p!ay. Squirrel lovers from coast to coast rose in nlarm, but the golf green was saved. Maybe it is the election year or TLWAYS TIRED? Ten itt«y be dangeroujly taxing your *ntir* »yitem when you allow <«ti§u«, ntrvouinetj — poor appetite and sleepless nighls to drag you down became your body it vitamin and iron starred.* or b« tf:i» to [uncttenjt! Bexel Helps Build Rich Red Blood MSN E»ch lujh'-potcncy BEXEL Special Formula capsuio gives you 5 times th« daily minimum requirement! of iron; moro than the daily minimum require- mentl of all the B-vilamins that doctorj will toli you ore essential for proper nutrition: plus Vitamin B12 nnd trace mineral*. Thfte wondsrfully strengthening capsules are recommended for mothers- to-be, when n jufiiciency of iron and vita. mins 15 vitally important to their health. Btxcl Special Formula ii especially important if you arc over 40. Tnkq 2 cap- julc.i daily for double potency! At all drug stores. Ftnny for penny—you get MORE value In juif one high-potency BEXEL Special Formula Capsule! fttl fc«f f»r-loofc b»H tr-Work btlttr OR MONIY 1ACKJ A MtKESSON PRODUCT SCARBOROUGH'S 3 BIG DRUG STORES ' just a generally more tolerant mood by the President's staff, but a squirrel goi all the way into the White House lobby a week ago. Brother Squirrel was tailing; a man .with peanuts in his pocket and ventured into the office wing of 'tlie-• White House. Before any stool • pigeon could race to the President and rat on the squirrel, the squirrel took a quick look around and headed back for his tree from which he could stare into the President's upstairs windows with never a fear of retribution. , , - • • . • The state department now refers officially to Blair House as "the President's guest house." Lobby gossip: A woman high in the Kdministration is consulting with an arch enemy of the Republicans in the Senate concerning legislation involving her department. Quite a few ears to the ground on this one. .Sir Laurence Olivier, the British actor, must have been stunned by the President last week at. the premiere of "Richard •• III" in which Olivier stars.' Leaving the Playhouse theater, here, Mr. Eisenhower stopped to congratulate Sir Laurence* on his Police Find Plenty Of Evidence Against Thief MIAMI BEACH ;—UP— Police believed they had a good case against 49-year-old . Erwin Weber. who went on trial in city court Tuesday on charges of possessing burglary tools. Officers reported when they arrested Weber in his hotel room they found COO door keys, SOO blank keys and a set of locksmith files. Interstate Commerce Commission statistics show motor trucks haul the equivalent of 2,568 pounds of cargo 3,000 miles for every man. woman and child in the 'United States. performance. Loss than 10, seconds later, a reporter asked the actor what the President said. "I don't remember,"- said Sir Laurence, bleakly. The man who; can remember thousands of lines from Shakespeare had to turn to Robert W. Dowling," president of the American National Theater and Academy, to ask what Mr. Eisenhower said. Sinclair Oil Production Hits Peak At Thad Felton's TULSA—UP— Crude, oil production by Sinclair Oil Corp., reached new heights in 1955, a year-end report to stockholders showed. Tuesday. . The . report, issued by Sinclair headquarters in New York, stated that production of crude oil and other liquid hydrocarbons averaged a record 155,861 barrels per day of 7.5 per cent over 1954. A 'Sinclair subsidiary, Sinclair Oil and Gas Co., is headquartered at Tulsa. Its operations cover crude oil exploration and production in the United States. The Sinclair Crude Oil Co., which is responsible for purchase and sale of crude oil, also is located at Tulsa. •'.''•• Sinclair sales, which hit a record 162.7 million barrels in 1955, boosted total net earnings to 580,709,954, an increase of 8.1 per cent above the $74,623,256 reported for the previous year. The per-share net income for 1955 was SO.01, computed on an average of 13.428,739 shares outstanding during the year, President P. C. Spencer said. . During 1955 a total of 617 wells were drilled in the United States wells, 40 gas wells and 12S dry holes. 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