Borger Daily Herald (Borger, Tex.), Vol. 12, No. 128, Ed. 1 Monday, April 18, 1938 Page: 2 of 8
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THE BORGER (TEXAS) DAILY HERALD
MONDAY, APRIL 18, 1038
THE BORGER DAILY HERALD
It |ti North Main 8tr*et. Borger. Tum, Wtwry Bvutaf
Bmpt totuWUsr, ul on Bundsy Morning by
PANHANDLE PUBLISHING COMPANY. Inc.
PLAY WITH THAT, MY FRIEND
J. C. PHILLIPS -
WILLIAM A SERCOMB ..
By Carrier in Borger
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publication at all news dtepatchee credit to It or not othorwtoe.
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THE SUPREME COURT TAKES
For a moment it looked a* if the Supreme Court's
decision to give a little study to intercollegiate football
would have the effect, once an opinion had been deliver-
ed. of crossing the subject off the list of handy issues for
Most people have already made up their minds, of
course, on whether college football i commercial activ-
ity, but a number still can be found on what might, be
called the other side, and it looked at first glance as if
a court decision might bury the subject for good.
A second look, though, changed the picture com-
pletely. The issue is not whether intercollegiate football
is a "gigantic commercial activity" or a necessity of
higher education, but whether it is the former or "an es-
sential governmental function."
This just presents everybody with an entirely new-
subject to fight about between now and the court's ar-
rival at a decision, and leaves the old issue to go right
on being cause for hair-pulling.
The new issue should provide much better conversa-
tional fare than the old. The government is appealing a
circuit court's decision favoring the "essential govern-
mental" theory because that decision took away the fed-
eral right to impose a tax on the football gate receipts.
The circuit court felt the tax was an unconstitutional
burden on the state government, because, in short, state
universities also play football.
(State universities play football with other state's
universities. If football is an essential governmental fun-
ction, Why couldn't inter-state football be regarded as a
fUAfitífij) of the federal government?
nwmwrTffííRioB, and ttté "government is still contending
If the Supreme Court decides the game is a govern-
ing a "gigantic commercial activity," keep your ears open
for the old indignant yell: "Take the government out of
business! Rah! Rah! Rah!"
Of course, the big danger is that the whole thing
will become just another political football.
p «fiti i. i9t
Planned Arms Sales
to Recoup Shortage
I Elizabethan Courtier
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head of a New
York und Chi- !
house undo r
Hie by "Uluc
i n v obligators, ■
that his cum-
l> .i ri y planned
to sell guns for
the war in
Chinn to recoup
u shortage of
CIIICAOO, April lh <Ay\
Cuius predominated in wheal
lirie«*n lute today aided by stock
market rallies and by Hllbalttlltl-
ution of frost damage Houthwesi.
At the elOHe. Chicago wheat III
turen were it licit it llffetl lo I rent
Mullet compared with Saturday'-
finish .May M J.Ü, July v'J ¡M.
corn A-i down, May 59 ¿-«SO.
July til D. and out8 1-i; advanced.
AI t'hetn tí Dye 14
Am Hud Aí St 12^
Am SM & It 40i,'
Am f I f lfl|
Am Wt \Vk TS
1 Man who
12 Lowest point.
13 Rowing too).
spots on «kin.
34 Wild duck.
30 To permit.
40 Half an em.
I* PrevtMM Pwlt
42 To steal.
44 Captivates. 1
49 Writing tool. 2
50 Quantity. 3
52 Rooting <
13 Distant. 0
.04 Verses. 7
56 Three. 8
57 Water wheel. #
59 He introduced
60 He was fumed 12
God of war.
He was an
21 Having left a
35 Optical Clan.
38 Leaf of a
45 Singing voice
48 Musical note.
Borger High Band
Praised Bv White
Members of the Borger High
Hand are having a lot of fun hear,
ing themselves play, even while
their Instruments are silent In
Tin' blind last week made four
recordings, through the courtesy
of Burgess Brown, representa-
tive of th ' H. M White InHtrn-
nient Company of Abilene, tour-
ing the state to make recordings
of school musical organisations
White said the Merger band
wan one of the best he has heard
The hnnfl ban record c? two
matches, "E Plurlbtis Unum," by
Jewell, and "Ampnrlta Roca," by i
Texldoi. fltul two overtures.
"Builders of Youth." by O'Neil,
and "Second Norwegian Rhap-
sody, " by Christiansen.
RAYMRN REITERATES HIH
A I'M Or H X MK\T PREDICTION
WASHINGTON, April 18
t/pi Representative Ra y burn
oí Texas, the house democratic
leader, todny reiterated a pre-
diction congress would adjourn
between May and June 1.
Rayburn, vice-president (lamer
and Speaker Bankhead attended
the customary Monday confer-
ence with the president before
he left for his office.
"We just liad a nice quiet little
talk wiht no discussions on any-
thing," Rayburn said, adding
that taxes came in for incidental
The leaders reiterated they be.
lieved the recovery relief pro-
gram would be framed in one
Attended By Many
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Com with At South
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Penney J C
Penn R R
About 70 or SO singers in this
vicinity yesterday gathered at I
Pringle for a community sing
This group represented the larg- l'hlllips
est attendance for the local Plat-1 I'lymouth
eaii sitiRitiK organisation In a Pullman
long time. ; Radio Corp of All!
Dale Lane, county office candi- Radio Keith Orph
date, furnished the Easter egns Hem Rand
for the children's egg hunt
all stumped with his name. He
awarded prises of ra tidy and
gum lo those finding tile most.
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when they sttlke the tartli that
they are covered wlih frost.
Taxes paid by the Class 1 rail-
ways of the I'nited states during
1985 >imounted to fÜ36.944.98&.
Ada get quick
«Of TO AND
Well, times certainly change.
A man in Florida convicted of burglarizing a store
won a new trial on the ground that hi« abearance in
court in a convict auit might haive prejudiced the jurors.
It. makes the mind go back a couple of years. The
memory considers the epidemic of trials on such charges
as embezzlement, falsification of records, misapplication
of bank funds. The fashion among defendants then was
to dress up for court appearances in raiment looking as
much like hand-me-downs or sack cloth and ashes as pos-
sible. There was nothing like a tailor-made suit with a
gold watch chain hanging across the vest to guarantee
a man a good, long term in the penitentiary.
If the news about the Florida man has filtered into
the "corrective institutions" yet, there are probably a
lot of men who were refused new trials now kicking them-
selves around for not having appeared in court looking
like an old-fashioned cartoon of "The Trusts."
Egg Rolling Event
At White House
ays huve to be tile one tp slay a woke f
WASHINGTON. April 1S
I i/Pt— An it fin y of children march-
ed on the White House today to
| scramble over the laivn with
I 100,000 Blaster eggs — The big-i
j gest potential omelet in America.
"They make an awful moss,
I sighed bead grounds.keeper Will-.
¡am S. Reeves, "but they have a'
I fine time."
j White House policemen care-1
fully watched their counting-
I machines, speculatinc whether
I the crowd would exceed last
year's record of 53.1 SO.
Admission waa limited to chil-
dren 10 years old and younger.
! Exceptionally small •-hildi'eu were
j allowed an adult companion,
i Oiuirds good-humoredly said
J they suspected the same old rol- j
ling racket was being worked
by enterprising infanta. This la
accomplished by an unattached
child "bootlegging" an unattach-
ed adult Into the grounds.
"We know of one case." laugh-
ed a policeman, "where an out-
of-town tourist, offered a kid 1
to take him til as hla father."
Raster egg rolling on the «par-
lous white house lawn is an old
American custom. Por many
years the presidents have thrown
open th<' gates and have mingled
with the children In their Enator
The President and Mrs. Roose-
velt usually have made Impromp-
tu speeches. Two years ago, Mr.
Riosevelt got Ills biggest laugh
Just as he appeared on the bal-
cony In was greeted with the high
voice of fi.yenr.aM Jean I.Inc-
"I don't want to see no prosl.
dent. I wanta go home."
Mrs W I,. Bruce received word
yesterday of the death of her
grandmother, Mrs. Caroline Den-
nis, 13. who died in Lyons, Neb
At the ssme time she received
word of the death of an uncle
K. Jackson In Wrick, Okla.
Mrs. Dennis' death ended five
generations In that family, the
fifth member of the generation -
being Wallace Lee Bruce, son ofj
Mr. and Mrs. Wesley L, Bruce
UT 8KT OF ALL 16 THE FSJSE
1 FROiA THE CLUB IN WASH'S K
By R. B. FULLBB
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Sercomb, William A. Borger Daily Herald (Borger, Tex.), Vol. 12, No. 128, Ed. 1 Monday, April 18, 1938, newspaper, April 18, 1938; Borger, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth167164/m1/2/: accessed December 10, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hutchinson County Library, Borger Branch.