The Alto Herald (Alto, Tex.), No. 7, Ed. 1 Thursday, July 21, 1960 Page: 3 of 8
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THE ALTO HERALD, ALTO, TEXAS. JULY 21. I960
T AT E CAPITAL
I I ! ! ! Mi^—, !1 X A S ,P R t S S ASSO^tATtON
Things arc rather
the State C.ipitol
thinn. it'stilP "<.H
hiatus that rcKuhtriy
;, ^.deflections and
, l„.i. it's vncatian time
with apart of almost every ngettcv
staff off to forget it all foratinn '
Despite thesi-tiistractions, state
i:<'V<-)-nment goes on. Studies are
underway on many subjects, on
budgets, tax plans atKiotJier future
legislation, it's important work,
but ()uiet, during this digging and
analyzing stage. It'li break into
the news next fait as reports are
made and trial balloons are run
up on bilis to be introduced in
Surest indication that state gov-
ernment is still on the job is that
<'wn now it's hard to find a park-
i"'-; })lacc near the Capitol or the
atijoining state office buildings.
During the summer a dozen or
so parking siots by the Capitol's
.st entrance are set aside for
'"urists. As a rule, tourists don't
l<cep them filled, antl Capitol
guards are regularly beset by the
persuasiveness of local [)eople who
'a ed a place "just for a minute."
XO HACK — Cliild a-
"dption procedures, utider Texas
law, are about as fin.al as a thing
cati be - more so than marriage
Texas Supreme Court under-
Central States News Views
MCp DISH—Fa/ Flynn t<<te.
a cantaloupe &om her fa-
ther's farm near Laredo, Tex.
The farm reportedly la as big
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RIDING Mf THE RAM—"Gizz Kids" from University of Illi-
nois didn't let rainy weather stop them from taking 18 firsts
and team championship at National Wheelchair Games at
Bulova Park, N. Y. Glenn Stone of Princeville, HI. (left)
send3 Harry Stewart of Champaign off on third leg of 240-yard
shuttle relay. Coach Ken Clarke (behind Stone) watches re-
lay tag apprehensively.
lined this in a recent decision that
denied the right to change her
mind to a mother who had given
written permission for her children
to be adopted.
In the case at issue, the mother,
a widow, gave written permission
for her two children to be adopted.
Two months later, having remar-
ried, she sought to regain the
Lower courts held in favor of the
natural mother, but the Supreme
Court ruled that only fraud could
be a basis for revolting of adop-
Said the court opinion of the
adoption laws: "The Legislature
had the safety, education, care and
protection of the children upper-
most in mind and not primarily
the contentment or welfare of
either the natural or adoptive
XO MISUNDERSTANDING — In
another ruling involving adoption,
the Supremo Court held that an a-
dopted child could not inherit a
trust set up for a direct descend-
A dropn of cyTGRO(&^bring Messw)
As a result, a four-year-old hoy
lost the chance to claim $830,000.
In the case originating in Dallas,
lower courts had upheld the child's
claim to the momey from his late
In his will, the grandfather had
instructed that the $830,000 trust
be set up if "any child of son is
born after my death," High Court
ruled that this made it highly un-
likely th,a.t the maker of the will
intended the money to go to a
child bom to person other than
his son and daughter-in-law.
ROAM CLOSED — If Texas' truck
licensing had a loophole you
could drive a truch through, the
State Supreme Court has, in ef-
fect, halted the traffic.
High court ruled that a motor
freight line cannot rgeister and
pay license fees an its trucks in
Texas and use Mississippi licenses
on its trailers. Texas' fee for a
! truck trailer is $226, compared tc
$10 in Mississippi.
High court ruled that if the
truck line is resident in Texas, it
must pay the Texas fee for the
trailers, even if it pays in Missis-
sippi, too. Result: $20,000 more
taxes owed by the line in license
fees to the State Highway Depart-
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hunting, and fishing.
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OH, ON THE HIGHWAYS? — On
the heels of a U. S. Supreme Court
decision that Texas owns its tide-
lands 10% miles out comes a
ruling that the state also owns the
right-of-way along public roads.
Atty. Gen. Wiil Wilson ruled
tliat the state, not the county,
owns the road right-of-way and
that the counties cannot lease the
land for mineral development.
Whether the state should exer-
cise its right and lease right-of-
way land for oii and gas explorn-
tion probably wili not be decided
until the Legislature sets a policy,
involved is some 1.200.000 acres of
land on 228,000 miles of public
roads, some of it across areas
with oil-bearing strata.
RKAO!N(i, RITINU AM) OR!V
!N(< — State Board of Kducation
took a jaundiced view of a pro-
posai of state-supported driver
education in public schools. Pica
for driver education, one of the
main planks in Governor Daniel's
program for increased traffic
safety, was presented by Brad
Smith, director of the governor's
Highway Safety Commission.
"Driver education in the schools
is the only way to reduce the flow
of uneducated (trivets into the
stream of traffic," Smith declared.
A statewide driver training pro-
gram has be<en the goal of tha
huge Texas Federation of Women's
Clubs for some years.
Board members said they felt
the matter did not properly belong
in a school curriculum. They de-
clined to make a recommendation
to the Legislature.
!,H(.AL TMST PROHAMLK—Board
of Education decided to consider
again in September the dilemma,
of schooi districts which stand to
lose their state aid money under
terms of a 1957 law governing
Under this law, districts which
integrate without iapprovai in a
loc; l election automatically lose
Dallas and Houston schools are
under federal court order to in-
tegrate this fall. Houtson voters
turned down integraioti. Dallas'
election is set for Aug. 6.
State Education Commissioner
J. W. Hdgar said he had written
Houston and Dallas school author-
ities telling them their state aid
would be cut off if they integrated
without a voter mandate.
Board discussed seeking an at-
tornty general's opinion on the,
problem, probably in September
after the Dallas election.
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