Temple Daily Telegram (Temple, Tex.), Vol. 14, No. 85, Ed. 1 Friday, February 11, 1921 Page: 2 of 8
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TKMrUS DAILY TELEGRAM, TEMPLE, TEXAS. FRIDAY MORNING, FEBRUARY 11, 1921.
TO SPEIK TONIGHT
vl< ixt)MMAM)i:n OP AMKIU'lAX
LIXilON TO ADHHESS POST
AT K. 1* HALL.
Tunwr E. Campe Is Now Here to (Jive
Impetus to Membership Drive awl
to Acquaint -Sonlee Mt«.l With
Achievements ami I*urposes of the
Leffioii—Value of the Organisation
Homer Joyce Is Found Guilty by-
Jury and Given 5 Years; Lewellen
Released on Bond of $10,000 and
Case Is Continued Until Monday
Kx-aervlee men of Temple anil 1**11
rounty will have an opportunity to-
night to meet and hear Turner E.
Campe, vice-eommanJer of the Amer-
ican I^srion of Texas, who will speak
at a call meeting of the Temple Post
Xo. 133 at 8 o'clock at the K. of F.
Vice-Commander Campe is some-
tlnns referred to as "The best known
boldier in Texas" and has an extra-
ordinary service record in both the
Spanish American and World wars,
lie is said to be a live wire speaker
and organizer, an ntertainer and one
of the best Informed men in the state
on the plans, purposes and accom-
plishments of the American legion.
He is touring the state in the In-
terest of the membership campaign,
is organi^n? new posts and reviving
those already established which are
not "runuing in high." Tie has Bet
200 new posts as his goal for the year.
He will be the guest of the local post
tonight and all members and ex-serv-
ice men are cordially invited to be
pivsent and learn of the aims and pro-
gram of the American I>*gion.
D P. McCaleb of Helton, formerly
e member of the State Executive com-
mittee, representing this district, said
of Vice-Commander Campe: "Who is
this man Campe? Why ma i alive!
He is the follow that went through
the entire Spanish American war and
the war with Germany as an enlist-
ed man. lie is the man who refused
to accept a commission several times
because he wanted to stay With the
fellows who (lid the fighting. lie is
the peppiest, snappiest, livest, doitig-
t'rt fellow you have ever seen. The
Only objection to him was that he
was a top sergeant, lie could not
prevent his being made that kind of
a company commander. He is the
King Bee of the live wires! He will
inoculate you with the spirit that has
made the American Legion the great-
est factor for the good in the world."
He was wounded at Mantanzas in
189S while serving in the Spanish
American war; he was one of the
few siirvivors of those who marched
from Tien Sien to Pelun during the
Boxer uprising. He served in the 2nd
and 30th divisions as sergeant in
France and was awarded a D. S. C.,
a C. de G. and other decorations, and
was three times cited for bravery.
Regarding his visit here a local
legionnaire said: "Vice-Commander
Campe is coming he, e in the interest
of the great Legion membership drive
which is just being launched in Texas
and all members of the Post and ex-
nervke men who are not, members
are urged to attend this meeting and
learn first hand of the great things
the Legion is doing.- of the advan-
tages of being a Legionnaire i.nd of
cooperating with the officers of the
Post in all their undertakings."
<jilUL SHAKES HEROIC HONORS
WITH PET P YIUJOT IN EIRE
Downs to Join
o f Bankers Today
Col. P. L. Downs was due to depart
for Dallas this morning to join the
Flying Squadron of Texas and eastern
bankers who are preparing to make a
tour of the state attending the vari-
ous district bankers' association meet-
ings. Saturday at Dallas will occur
a meeting of the agricultural commit-
tee of the Texas Bankers association,
of which Colonel Downs is chairman.
The entire party will «ntraln for San
Angelo Saturday night, where the first
district meeting will be held Monday.
It will then visit the other district
gatherings in turn, at Austin, San An-
tonio, Houston, Waco and Eort Worth,
the tour ending at Dallas, Feb. 24.
Off to Dallas
in Airplane on a
For the purpose of inspecting the
two cotton mills operating in Dallas,
one a large hosiery mill recently com-
pleted, E. K. Williams, publisher of
the Dally Telegram, accompanied by
A. M. Kellar, manager of the Bolton
yam mill will negotiate the trip by
airplane this morning.
The ship will leave the hangar at
(he landing field of the Temple Aero
club this morning at 8 o'clock and is
scheduled to arrive in Dallas, barring
mishaps en route about 10 o'clock.
A Complete and thorough sizing up
of the Dallas* industrial institutions
named will be made and the investi-
gators hope to return home tonight
laden with information of value to the
farmers and people of Bell county
generally with respect to cotton mill
(Associated l*rjw Dksp.-i'ot-. i
Havana, Cuba, Feb. 10.—Kitty Bar-
rett, s years old, shared heroic honors
with a flct parrot in a tale of fire at
Ufa, told by passengers 'landing from
the steamship Cart'ago here yesterday.
The little golden-haired girl, who is aj j Hawkins et .1 to l.a Belle
daughter of Edward Ware Barrett, n j 5,4 ;,(.r,0Mt Alex Thompson
in C,onr+v Pming
Past Week Giver
Belton, Feb. 10,—The following real
estate transfers hav.e been recorded
by (he county clerk's department re-
J. it. Spencer et ux. to L. W. Pol-
lock, lot 2, block 2, Cheathams addi-
tion, Temple, $6,000,
Ida Jeali et al to Huga Von Rosen-
berg, N. SO ft. lot 6, block H, Nathans
addition. Temple, $375.
John Houghton to T. J. Hall, N\ 50
it. lot 4, block 50, original town Tem-
D. H. Perry et ux. to M. O. Perry,
275 acres, E. Davis survey, $37,125.
W. S. Eubanks to L. Cock rum, lots
13, 14, 15, 16, block 14, Fountain ad-
dition, Holland, $275.
Mrs. M. (1. Ileilly to R. Duncan, lot
11, block 20, original town Temple,
A. E. Warren to W. C. Stewart, N I
lot. 3, block 2, Pendleton's addition,
Belt An, $3-15.
Brown Ilarwnod c.t ux, to S. A. Neal,
03 acres out of .losiaii t'hallt survey,
;!7 acres out M. A. Pace survey, $»,-
J. W. Ballard et al to \V. X. Grand
st al, lot in Vouiigsport, $1.00
newspaper'publisher of Birmingham,
Ala., refused to enter a life boat until
fho had brought her parrot from her
stateroom and her insistent demand
that the bird be rescued caused some-
thing approaching a. panic among the
passengers and gave the ship's crew a
chance to' extinguish the. flames and
save the steamer.
KG BILL POIND At. VINST
NEGRO S.W E1) FROM MOB
Pelton, Feb. 10.—A verdict of
"guilty" was returned by the Jury
her, this afternoon at 5:30 o'clock in
the cane of Homer Joyce, charged
with the murder of John Zuroveo, a
Bohemian, at Temple, on Nov. 29,
and his punishment was assessed at
five years hard labor In the state
penitentiary. The Jury had been out
since 10 o'clock last nl$it.
When the verc'ict was returned,
Joyce, wjio has been out on bond,
was taken into custody by the sher-
iff's department and placed in Jail
to await the action of the court on a
motion for a new trial which attor-
neys for the defendant stated would
be filed immediately. The defendant
appeared calm and unshaken When
the verdict was read1, but women rel-
atives who were present were heart-
broken and wept bitterly when the
sentence was pronounced.
Just about an hour before Joyce
was placed in Jail John Lewellen,
who also stands charged with the
murder of Zurovec, was released on
bond in the sum of $10,001}, after
an agreement had been reached with
the state for his release from jail in
tha* amount. This agreement came
after the court had re-set the Lewel-
len case for next Monday, when it
seemed that the jury in fhe Joyce
case would not bo able to reach an
agreement in time for the hearing
of the LeweUen ease to proceed and
war passed until Monday on account
of Joyce being a material witness in
The hearing upon the Lewellen
habeas corpus proceedings before the
court of criminal appeals at Austin,
which was taken to that court after
bond had been denied the defendant
by Judge Blair, was to have been act-
ed upon by that court today, but
upon reaching tin agreement with the
state for bond' tho court of criminal
appeals was notified that the appeal
had been withdrawn.
It was stated that there was a se-
rious legal question Involved in the
Lewellen case as to whether or not
he could be tried in the court here
pending an appeal on the habeas cor-
pus proceeding and having this in
mind, attorneys for the state stated
that they would agree for bond.
Before Sheriff liou is would approve
1 tie bond for Lewellen he,had three
of tho signers make affidavit as to
their worth. Among those who
signed the instrument were V. E. H.
Reed, S. G. Garth, J. It. Whatley and
several others. It calls for his ap-
pearance In the District court Mon-
day, at which time all witnesses in
tho case and the special venire of
150 men are summoned to appear for
Newest innovations in
styles and shapes. Rath*
er early to show Spring
HatB and Caps? Not a bit.
You want to be booked
on the prevailing styles,
don't you? Of course,
you do, and we have them
to show you in a swell as-
sortment. We fit your
Hat to suit your face and
shoulders, as well as your
Spring Hats—$5.00 up
Spring Caps.. .. $2.00 up
Carter & Baugh
"If It's New We Harp It"
The Home of "Society Brand"
SO Times in Yeat
in New York City
(Awwrlated Frew Dispatch.)
New York, Feb. 10,—His eightieth
appearance within a year as a prison-
er at the bar, a matter of court his-
tory, Essa Habib, street peddler, re-
tained today by a safe margin the
New York amateur and professional
"being arrested" championship. '
Haled into Tombs court charged
with peddling without a license, al-
leged to have been his offense 79
times previously, Habib was fined $10.
Ho failed in an attempt to have a re-
duction of $3 granted, made a second
pocket expedition, paid and was
Faculty Recital Erilny
Belton, Feb. 10.—The faculty re-
cital by Miss Until Burr, pianist, and
Miss Ethelyne Morgan, soprano, that
was to have been given at Baylor some
time ago, but which was postponed,
will take place at Baylor college Fri-
day evening, Feb. 11, at 8:15 o'clock.
A splendid program will be rendered
and a full house is anticipated.
FARMERS ARE INVITED
to s«;- tlie demonstration of the Mor-
ten Ditcher Saturday. See our ad on
this Friday and Saturday. Brady »K
Black Hardware Co.
WOULD INVESTIGATE AMOUNT
OF COTTON AND WHEAT HELD
(Associated Pleas Dlfiintch )
Washington, Feb. 10.— Investigation
by the senate agriculture committee
of the amount of cotton and wheat
now held in this country was proposed
in a resolution today by Senator
Smith, democrat, South Carolina, who
said misleading cotton crop estimates
had been issued by the New Orleans
and Liverpool cotton exchanges. That
there, are not more than 1,000,000
bales of American Rpinnablc cotton
t>n hand was asserted by Senator
Oil Showing Near
San Angelo Causes
(Tempi# Telegram Special.)
San Angelo, Tex., Feb. 10.—With
water cased off above two oil bearing;
sands, the first at 595 feet and the
second at 660 feet, straight reaming
to the bottom was underway today at
a well being drilled by twenty-seven
local parties on T. M. Lasater's farm
ten miles west of San Angelo. Oil
showed there late Wednesday and Im-
mediately surrounding acreage was
/withdrawn from the market. Many
people today motored to the well
which is on section 3, block 4, II. &
T. C. railway survey. It was announced
that the test would be shot Sunday.
Oil men consider this the best shallow
.oil showing yet obtained In Tom Green
ANOTHER FOIjICE SCANDAL
in crrr of mew yoiik
(AraoclttM Pre* Dispatch.)
New York, P*eb. 10.—-An indictment
charging two members of the police
department with murder in the first
degree was returned by the Jayuary
grand Jury lntfc today after former
Governor Whitman, conducting the
inquiry Into alleged city corruption,
turned his attention to reputed sup-
pression by the police of evidence In
a murder case last year.
The policemen who were ordered
surrendered by Poflce Commissioner
Enright, were charged with responsi-
bility for the death of a 16-year-ohl
boy shot and killed last July whose
case was resubmitted today after it
originally had been dismissed without
indictments being found.
OH Indications In Well.
(Temple Tclesrnm Special.)
Brown wood, Texas, Feb. 10.—The
Honea well on tho Top Windom
tract, 15 miles uorth of Brown wood
is now down 2,0S0 feet anil1 is in
dirt that shows strong oil indications.
Tho well is in a direct line between
the Williamson, Sinclair and Bowen-
Bailey wells, and the Hllbum field
in Eastland county.
Ladies Let Cuticura
Keep Your Skin
Fresh and Young
SQ«p.O;nta«f.TaJ«»n.rc twrrwfcw*. Porwim#)*3
Cameron Man Is
Given 5 Years for
(Ai««ol»t(4 PreM Dlrpatch.)
Waco, Tex., Feb. 10.—A verdict of
guilty, with a term of five years in
the penitentiary was given Leonard
White of Cameron here this morning
by a Jury on a charge of criminal as-
sault upon a 16 year old girl at a hotel
here Jan. 3. last. The case will be
Brown County to
Organize for the
Farm Bureau Soon
(Tomplf Telerrnm Special.)
Brovvnwood, Texas, Feb. 10.-—
Farmers of Brown county are very
much enthused over tho prospect of
having this county organized for
Texas Farm Bureau work. A big
meeting to perfect organisation will
be held next Saturday in this city
at the courhouse.
Plan Your Home Today
' There are certain periods in one's life when one can do
the* right thing at the right time. Today is the day io
plan your home. Costs o.f materials and labor haveh't
been so low since pre-war days. Money is a bit freer,
but living conditions continue to be as severe.
Let us show you that by owning your home you
will be on the road to independence.
Temple Lumber Company
"Home Builders"—"Let's Talk Lumber"
FOl'KTH 8TRKKT AM) AVENUE A
WADE H. TAYLOR, Mgr.; J. T. CUKRY, Asst. Mgr.
of head or
of head or throat is usually
benefited by the vapors of—
(Associated Press Dispatch )
fort Worth, Tex, Feb, 10.—Tin
Urand jury today voted "no bill"
against Earle Haines, negro, who was
paved from a mob by officers Wee. 29,
between Fort Worth arid Dallas fol-
lowing the killing of a white boy,
Guy Milson. Evidence against the ne-
gro vv;is Insufficient u> convict, the
grand jury held.
John Hingling Sel.s Hallway,
(Associated rr. -« Dispatch.)
Dayton, Ohio, Feb. 10.—Sale of the
Dayton, Toledo and Chicago railway
by John ltlngling', of circus fame, to
W. II. Ogborn of Chicago and a group
of capitalists, was announced here, to-
day by Ogborn, who will become pres-
ident of the road. The road runt*
from Dayton to Delphos, Ohio. It was
bought in 1918 by Kingling.
Eat It Anytime
-Day or Night
and its ease of di-
gestion and sound
food value will give
"7?iere's a Reason"
Sarah A. Chance to Fern Chance,
lot. li, block 11, Watt' rs .d.iitioa, Tem-
A. Sharp et n\*. lo It. L. Roberts^
lot II, block 2, North I'at'k addition.
It. II. Rodriek et ux. to P. X. Wal-
ton it al, 109.1 acres oui of Antonio
Manchaea grant .$15,-74.
P. X. Walton to H. II. Itodriek, part
of .1. W. Bald ridge and J. C. Bonner
O. 1*. Forrester to II. 11. Bod rick,
134 acres, Julia Hall patent, $3,020.
Joseph W. Allen et ux. to J. A. Wil-
der, 03 acres, Wiley Jones survey, $3,-
J. C. Datneron et ux io A. J. Wilder,
Vandyke tract out of Wiley Jones sur-
C. B. Xewland et u\. to A. Sharp,
136 acres, Luther Smith survey, $12,-
C. O. Bice el ux. to A. W. Byre!, lots
7, s, block 2, Walters addition, Tem-
E. O. Sims et ux. to J. S. Gough, N.
30 ft. lot 3, block 7, Killeen, $2,250.
T. J. Darling to Jasper Houston, S.
20 ft. lot 7, lot X .block 45, original
town Temple, $1,500.
Mrs. H. K. Monteith to A. >f. Hunt,
141.03 acres, Joseph Yates survey, $4,-
W. P. Whitniire et Ux. to M. E.
Whit mi re, 247 acres iaati, Wiley Jones
11. (J. Knight et ux. to L. T. Paulk,
2a acres, J. J. Simmons survey, $250.
J. li. Bowlel.1 et u\. to N. li, Mad-
dux, lot iu Holland, $500.
^V. F. King et ux. to M. I.. C.ilmore,
lot S, Barkley addition Temple, $2,000.
Cameron State Bank .to C. A.
Wright, 193 acres out of Noak and Al-
len surveys, $5,307.50.
F. J. llarek el ux. to John C. Battel;
4 Saeres out Thornton and Stone
J. X. Thompson to It. a. 'Morgan,
110 acres out Masters survey, $9,-
95 S. 1 <>.
J. I). For et ux to T. B. Holland,
ISO acres oul of Cornwall Dengue
Willie Murphy et ux. to H. C.
Young, 971 acres, Cartwright league,
E. B. Norman to Bufus White, W.
| lot 1, block 5, Killeen, $450.
[>HOTIXTI\G KX-KEIiVI('i: MEN
lilOM CHIME ACCUSATIONS
(!nt*d ProeS Duprttrh )
Washington, Feb. 10. An anptal
to the newspapers of the country to
guard against desigmit ng as "ex-serv-
ice men ' burglars, hold-up men and
other crinunAlo w ithout proper in-
vestigation was UHised today by Sec-
retary Baker. II" declare,', that the
expression was becoming increasingly
common and that in man.* cases in-
vestigation would prove that the per-
sons referred-to had never been iden-
tified with tho nation's armed forces.
"It is popular just now for crim-
inals to plead that tuey served in the
army or navy in the war in the hope
of gaining .sympathy," Mr. Baker
Oner 17 Million Jan U$eJ Yearly
Apply Zemo, Clean, Penetrat-
ing, Antiseptic Liquid
It is unnecessary for you to suffer
with eczema, blotches, ringworm, rashes
and similar skin troubles. Zemo,
obtained at any drug store for 35c, or
$1.00 for extra large bottle, and prompt-
ly applied will usually give instant relief
from itching torture. It cleanses and
soothes the skin and heals quickly and
effectively most skin diseases.
Zemo is a wonderful, penetrating,
disappearing liquid and is soothing to
the most dclicate skin. It is not greasy,
is easily applied and costs little. Get
it today and save all further distress.
The £■ W. I?U5« Co., Cleveland, Q.
IT IS FACT
and not theory, 5
that every drop
of rich, nourishing
sadily utilized by
system in build-
the system i
ing up strength.
Scott & B*wb«, NerafitU,N.J.
■ALSO VH AT-
(Tablets or Granules)
For Expectant Mothers
U>£D By Three Seneratighs
rod BOOKLET o« MOTHERHOOD AH0 Tilt BABY Mil
Oradhild Regulator Co., Dept. D-D. Atlanta. Ca
Now Showing Bench-Made
Women's Spring Slippeis
Gray Suede Colonial—Louis XV heel, brown and
black satin with strap; Louis XV and Junior LXV
Brown Kid Vamp, with suede quarter and straps;
LXV heels. N
Black Suede—One strap; LXV heel.
Bronze Kid, Patent and Vici Kid Pumps—XV heels.
Brown Calf Oxfords
citt mux; stoke. i)ur<;<;isTs
Typhns Cases On Yewl.
New York, Fob. 10.—Twenty cases
ot typhus were found among steerage
pats: ngers arriving here today on the
steamship Han Guislo from Triest and
Naples. Three pSSteengers iliod of the
disease during the voyage. The vessel
tva« ordered held up indefinitely at
Quarantine and the typhus victims i'C-»
moved to Swineburne Island.
llret Harto Hughes Acquitted.
(Awoctnted I'reta Dlkpntcii.)
Dallas, 'Ifex., Feb. 10.—Bret Haite
(Angelo) Hughes, 25 years oft, rodeo
and former deputy sheriff of Stephens
county, was acquitted by a jury in dis-
trict court tonight on a charge of
murder U\ connection with tho death
of E. A. l.ockhart, alleged bootlegger,
near Breckenridge, November 1(1. The
case went to the jury early this after-
Head the Telegram Want Ads.
"My Baby Suffered
Constant Pain from
"ButWare's Baby Powder brought
prompt and lasting relief
writes Shreveport man.,
"Eight years ago my baby boy of three
monllis was in constant pain, crying con-
l tinuously, suffeHtiR from intestinal indiges-
tion. After spending $750. with doctors, I
triedl Ware's Baby Powder a«d in 48 hours
'•M>y baiiy was relieved and in a few days
entirely welt I have kiijce recommended it
many times, ajd in each case relief has
This is what Ceo. W. Thomas of Shreve-
port says about Ware's Ilahy Powder—
the remedy that ha6 been relieving stomach
and bowel trouble, teething and summer
complaint in babies for forty yean. Simple
and harmless. Given to babies in liquid
form, mixed with sugar and water, they
love to take It. 60c and $1.20 the pack-
age at all druggists.
THE WARE CHEMICAL CO., Dallas.
Special Prices On
We are making special prices for a few days on Miller
Geared-to-the-Road Tires. These tires are guaranteed
for six thousand miles.
There is not a better fabric tire made than the Miiler
We have customers who have made eight thousand
miles on Miller Geared-to-the-Road Tires.
If you want a real good casing, you can save money
during this sale of tires. Assorted sizes.
First Street Service
"The Home of Miller Geared-to-the-Road Tires"
HENRY BICKLE, Prop.
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Coupe or Sedan
They have power
They have beauty
They have comfort
They are economy
The Belton Motor Co.
It Means More Money
It means more money to you to sell us your cream than
to sell your butter. Wesides you save the trouble iaixi
worry,of Churning. Try it'one w^k and be convinced.
Emerson & Overstreet
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