The Denison Press (Denison, Tex.), Vol. 4, No. 63, Ed. 1 Friday, September 3, 1937 Page: 2 of 4
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THE DENISON PRESS
THE DENISON PRESS
Batabtlahed In 1 «0
Telephone No. 100
Issue* Dfcily Hlxcept Sunday
Entered as Seoond Clans Hatter June 23, 1930.
at tins po t office at Donlson, Texas under the
aot of March if, 187V. _
given one of the best sessions of all times,
is spreading it on too much. The Demo-
crats had an opportunity they have longed
for many years. And what did they do
They simply frittered away their
chance and have torn the party into such
shreds to make next year's election of a
Democrat a matter almost out of the ques-
i)edlcatfil to cle«n and responsive government; tion.
to Individual and civic Integrity;
civic commercial progress.
to individual ana !
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Ye , Congrew Did a Wonderful
The Past Session
Sam Rayburn, congressman from this
district, comes back as indicated in this
paper some weeks back, declaring, the „ #
WOn<Trulv 'IT dtr° m thC 75tH session" stopped last week because he said we were
' e th ngs were done, but Republicans. We'll bet a ginger cake that
1 rsIh m"C-h left r0ne «" "l<!''e we can show a record of never havh*
■ ® " dissention in the ranks of the! scratched the Democratic ticket, and that
party that we are sure to have in the next he can not do such a thing. What he
6.. !0n,,a spht_ and discordant party, and | means is that our editorials all the time do
The fact that some legislation for re-
'ief purposes and a few other things were
done that tax the people, will not suffice
to mitigate the fact they fiddled around
and let the Democratic Rome burn.
They will—the Congressmen—have to
answer for a lot of things, Mr. Rayburn
along with the rest of them.
The trouble with mixing whiskey and
driving is that the driver does not seem
able to make up his mind which is the
other fellow's side of the highway.
Denison is soon to have paved alleys
in the business area added to its down
town convenience. Under the alley pav-
ing will be a storm sewer of proportions
sufficient to take care of the water that
has been bothering the business area in
heavy rains for more than 62 years back.
When that new Denison-Bells high-
way has the top finished on it, the fine
section drained by the splendid piece of
highway will have at its command quicker
means of getting produce to the Denison
nd Bells markets. Travel of the through
kind will also be considerably accelerated.
readers had the paper
LOOK ON THIS PAGE FOR YOUR DAILY WANTS
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"Board and Lodging" col-
umns will bring you desir- "
able people—and rooms ad-
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in 3 days.
THE DENISON PRESS
Advertising in the Denison Press brings results
we shall be left so vulnerable that either
a third party or the Republicans will get
back into the saddle so strong that the
opportunity whiled away in the session just
not back Mr. Roosevelt as a man. We
back no man as an inidvidual in all he does
politically, economcally, religiously or ed-
ucatinally. But backing Mr. Roosevelt as
closed will not come again in many years, kind will also be considerably accelerated.
The people know better than the Con- a candidate of the Democratic party on
gressmen can tell them about the whole
affair was more or less a raw deal for the
Never before in our knowledge have
the people from every section of the coun-
try taken active interest in, and kept close
track with, all activities of what went on
To try and tell the people they were
the regular ticket, or any other man nom-
inated by the party, is quite a different
thing. We always vote it straight. What
does the reader want us to do—submit our
editorials to him and let his mind tell ours
what we should think on all subjects on
which he takes some time out occasionally
to give a little thought? If he does, he
would make a good Hitler.
INTERESTING BITS ABOUT
"I am going to suprise you
and pay that bill" declared a fel-
low who had been owing us for
several months. W e had been
Somewhat lenient with him, be-
cause we have been where
we could not pay obligations sev-
eral times, no matter how well
we might wish to do so. We have
learned that there are many who
give no quarters in such cases,
but always press their claims with
OTHER EDITOR'S THOUGHTS
News Quiz Column
1.-—She declared he was tired
of playing second fiddle to a
wooden figure (Charlie McCarthy,
dummy used in eBrgan's radio
2.—Daily reports regarding the
situation from American repre-
sentatives stationed there.
3.—Champion hamburger eat-
er. He consumed 25 burgers in
two seconds of being an hour.
1 4(.—September if), according
to Harry Glidden, state "lame
5.—South of the west stand.
0.—Chinese, the language of
7,—It affords quiter operation
less vibration, absence of exhanct
fume and more ?pace for passen-
g.—Novelist, playwright ^and
WHILE THE GOVERNMENT
Cotton prices dropped another
dollar per bale Tuesday as hedge
selling failed to be offset by spe-
culative buying in the market.
The reason for lack of speculative
buying, of course, is the dilatory
policy of te Government in as-
suring farmers of the 9-cent loan
and three-cent parity payment
There is much criticism of spe-
culative buying of cotton or any
other commodity on every hand
Still, that element must be present
to maintain the price of cotton.
The cotton firm that buys a
thousand bales of cotton today
sells a thousand bales on the fu-
ture market tomorrow. That ac-
tion protects the cotton purchaser,
the buyer, who makes the profit
he has figured on his purchase no
matter which way the market
goes. But unless there is some
speculative support on the buying
side, some buyers who believe
that condition warrant an advance
in the market, the continued
hedge selling can have only one
effect—to depress prices.
1 That is what has been hap-
pening in the cotton market in
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every available thing they can
command, taking advantge of ev-
ery technicality they could pos-
sibly bring into play. In law he 1
might be within his privilege, but
under the higher law of mercy
mixed along with things, he could
not afford to take such advan-
tages and pile up increment. We
would rather, personally, lose a
little money on accounts than get
it like some folks do.
marketing season has arrived,
with consequent heavy dumping
of the fleecy staple on the mar-
ket, the hedge sales have become
heavier and heavier and heavier.
If there'were speculative buying
support, the market would rock
along on an even keel. But there
has'nt been. There has been too
much unctrtainty about the Gov-
ernment's future policy. It should
do one thing or the other. Thus
far the Government has promul-
gated a policy, but has done noth-
ing about carrying it out. This
delay has occasioned fear on the
part of the man who would ordi-
narily believe the policy would re-
sult in an upturn of prices, there-
by causing him to buy,
Congress desired to initiate the
loan and parity plan at least thre
weeks ago. There is no telling
how many millions of dollars the
farmers lost because the plan
has been delayed in execution.
Farmers don't know how to pro-
ceed. Most of them need the
money for their cotton as they
get it out of the field. Buyers
don't know how to proceed either
And when you sum it all up, there
is a confused cotton market—one
that could go only one way, and
recent weeks. As the heart of the that Js down.—Greenville Banner.
Miss Dorothy Dodd invites
you to a SPECIAL showing of
THE Kwik fastener opens all tks way
from neck to knee. You just step in—
pull up—and you're dressed. No waistline
to adjust—no buttons to come off. Miss
Dodd is wearing a polka dot print Z-Z-Zip
with ruffled permanent finished organdy
trim. You may have it in black, navy,
brown or wine and in sizes 14 to 20—40 to
48 and it's priced at only $2.00.
A-THOUGHT - A-LINE
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WINDSTORM AND HAIL,
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I Long Island sound was once a
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Nicotine has no aroma and doen
not at'fect thp flavor of tobacco.
Tests in California showed that
hogs and armadillos were the ani-
mals most destructive to quails'
nest and eggs.
6 p. m. NBC—Lucille Manners,
KOA KVOO WDAF WOAI WMA
Q KPRC WHO WFAA. CBS-
Ann Leaf, KRLD WACO KOMA
KGKO WWL KTRH WBT.
6:30. CBS—A'ltce Faye, KRLD
KOMA KTSA KTUL WHAS WB
BM KTRH KMOX.
7. NBC—Bob Ripley, WSM
WKY WFAA WREN KPRC WLS
WKY WOAI. CBS—Hollywood
Hotel, KRLD KMOX KOMA KTR
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7:80. CBS—Concert, WREN
WOAI WENR WLW WKY WSM;
Court of Human Relations, WHO
WDAF WMAQ. To be announced,
8. NBC—First NIghter, KPRC
WDAF WOAI WMAQ WFAA W
HO WLW KOA WSM. CBS—
Evenings with Papa Haydn, KTR
H KTUL KMOX KSL WHAS WB
BM WBT WWL. Reporter, KRLD.
8:30. NBC—Jimmy Fid'jer, W
LW WMAQ KVOO WDAF KOA;
' The United States patent office
has operated for three years with-
out, costing the treasury a single
'Although the United States
has 'a population almost thr je
times as large as Great Britain,
our income tax brings in about
$150,000,000 less annually.
Leiderslngers WREN KVOO WF
AA WSM WKY. CBS—Del Ca-
sino, KWKH WACO KTRH WII
AS KGKO KOMA WBT. Orches-
9. NBC—Amos 'n Andy, WFA
A WDAF WOAI WMAQ KPRC
WLW KOA WSM KVOO. CBS-
Poetic Melodies, KRLD KOMA W
HAS KTSA WBBM KMOX KTRH
9:30. CBS—Count Basic's or-
chestra, KWKH WBT KGKO KN
OW WACO KOMA KTRH WHA
S. Pan-Am Singers, KRLD. Or-
• 10. NBC—Trump Davidson's
orcehstra, WBAP WDAF KOA K
VOO WKY WMAQ. CBS—Her-
bie Kay's orchestra, KGKO KNO
W WWL KWKH WBBM WWL
KRLD WACO WBT.
10:30. CBS—Ted Fio-Rito's or-
chestra, KWKH KNOW KRLD K
OMA WBT KGKO KTSA. Hill-
Billy Jamboree, WBAP.
I i NBC—Noctune, KTSA K
WKH KOMA KNOW WBBM KT
RH WACO WHAS KTUL. NBC
—Don Fernando's orchestra, WS
M WENR KFI KOA WOAI WH
O WKY KPRC. Orchestras, KRL
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