The Denison Press (Denison, Tex.), Vol. 5, No. 165, Ed. 1 Monday, January 16, 1939 Page: 4 of 4
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MONDAY, JAN. 16tli,J989
Phone Your Society Now* to Phone 100 Pleas*
DR. ANNIE E. REYNOLDS HONORED
WITH SUNDAY AFTERNOON TEA
A Movie Fan
at their annual election of offi-
cers held Saturday afternoon.
Other officers named to serve
vice presidents; Mrs. F.
Dr. (Annie E. lteynolds, of Port Ml'S, J. E. Meadol’ [S
Huron, Mich., supreme medical pi-.u p».ACSiHpnt
udvisor of the Woman’s Benefit A.A.1 L^lUO r I (-alUt-Ill
Association was the inspiration
for a lovely seated tea Sunday Mrs. j, jj. Meador, one of Deni
afternoon, given by the members ,()n>8 leading club women was
of the Denison and Sherman Ke- |IHme(j president of the XXU club
views of the W. B. A.
Mrs. S'. 0. Freeman, president
of the Gate City Chapter, and
Mrs. J. S. Wallace, president of
the Sherman Review, headed the
receiving line, which included
Dr. Reynolds, Mrs. Minnie B.
Oates, of Port Huron, supreme
auditor; Mrs. -Sally B. Botzler, of
Dallas, state field director, of
Texas; Mrs. Laura V. Puckett,
state field director of Oklahoma
Mrs. Virginia Snipes, of Dallas,
disrict deputy and Mrs. Clifford
Huggins, of Sherman, financial
The banquet room of the Ho-
tel Denison, where the entertain-
ment took place was attractively
decorated with masses of English' scssjon_ then turned the meeting
"The Shining Hour’’—At the Ri-
alto theatre; An M-G-M picture
directed by Frank Borzage;' Screen
•cript by Jane Murfin and Ogden
Nazh, bated on a play by Keith
The ca*t—Joan Crawford, Robert
Young, Margaret Sullavan, Mel-
vyn Douglaz, Fay Bainter, Allyn
Joslyn, Hattie McDaniel, Frank
In Metro’s frantic attempts to
put Joan Crawford back on the
.... „ , .... u,,„ . high pedestal she once occupied,
with Mrs. Meador, ai e, . V ‘I they have time and time again
on Iiton am is. .. ^ jrow]!'put the strongest supporting raid
possible around her. Each time
er, recording secretary; Mrs.
Hugh Anderson, federation secre-
tary; Mrs. George Sommers, treas-
urer; and Miss Ida Shreeves, !i-
brarian. , 'their own right, Douglas, Sulla
The new officers will be instal- ,, ,, ’ , ,
,, * , .. .. van, Young, Bamtor, who make
Id the last meeting ot the present ___*’ .. . ’
Britain Mops Up In Holy Land;
3-Year Arab Revolt Put Down
JERUSALEM, Jan. 16 (UP)—
Great Britain’s military experts
today believe their armed forceB
have broken the back of the Arab
Nationalist revolt in Palestine in
a struggle estimated to have cost
2.000 dead and 3,000 wounded.
Since early last summer a mech-
anized British army of 20,000
troops, barked by wav planes and
6.000 armed police, has fought a
guerilla war against well organ-
ized Arab rebels who had flung
down the most serious challenge j representatives
to Britain’s authority in the Holy
land in the past 20 years.
For a time the A;rabs were vir-
tual toasters of large areas of the
Holy Land, including Bethlehem
lowlands into the barren hill
country, where they were pursued
by mechanized columns and bomb-
Round Table Talki Near
Today, with the Arab revolt
seemingly on the wane and inter-
nal dissensions splitting the ranks
of the Arab nationalists them-
selves, Palestine anxiously awaits
the forthcoming roundtable con-
ALL-AMERICANS FAIL TO
DRAW URGE ATTENDANCE*
Coming back in the last two
frames, Dr. Pepper of Denison
fereneeto"'London Jan.7»7 At7his| d«f«“}*d Dr’ !’f Gl^j:i“
2 and 1 on the Denison Bowling
meet'"dele- L<‘a*u\ alleys Sunday night. Six
„ „ , . , , . . men three on each side, rolled
gates of Palestine Arabs and Jews a(wvc thp 50() m,ark with v,r,;M
and of the neighboring Arab states of tb(? |pscrg
of Egvpt. Iraq, Saudi Arabia, roi[jng 58j
Transjordan and Yemen.
The conference represents
leading the way,
r e attempt failed, but it almost arid jsjab]U9 an(] oven the old ritv j Great Britain’s supreme effort to
Dr. Pepper, Greenville
roaches its goal in "The Shining
Hour ” but can be attrihu'ed only
of Jerusalem. They
. ... .,°V‘ the film one of the best of it« type
Mrs. Luther Cherry, president £'d .
. Y she steals all the acting
of the club, conducted the e.ec- _ not ugl)rped by
ux me uuu, T” that are not usurped bv Miss
tion and the subsequent business Robert Youn(f tm.ns ln
cd taxes. British authority
Then Great Britain, stung into
I aspirations for a National Horn
In the Holy Land itself there
ivy and green ferns. The mantle (>ver t0’ tbo pr0gram committee
action, clamped down martial law j only little hope among either At-|
abs or Jews that the conference
can succeed. The cleavage seems
too great mi the surface, but
some way to a solution may be
over the whole country and
launched a military campaign
against the rebels that quickly
nf bis b«st performances and|drove them from the towns and
was banked with graceful spravs chairman, Miss Jennie Jackson,
of the ivy and illuminated with jjisg Jackson in a continuation of
tall white candles in gold candela- the gtudy art jts various
bra. The tea table was covered ,ba9P9, presented Mrs. D. F. Arm-
with a luce cloth and center 'd igtea(, in a discussion of basketry,
with a large mirror, reflecting the Mrg Armistoad emphasized her
loveliness of pink gladioli and inte|.estjn?f talk with examples of
fern, arranged in a crystal bowl.j baskets made in different coun-
White tapers in crystal holders j trieSi ami explained their con-
were placed on either side of the struetion. Mrs. Harry Corlat dem-
eenter decoration. I onstrated the intricacies of pup-
Tea was served from the tabic pptSi spcakjn(r on the pleasurable
Melvyn Douglas is finally dropped j
from his wise-cracking. It’s al! so i
very serious, but you won’t mind |
The story deals with a New
York actress (Miss Crawford)
who marries Douglas, a blue
blood, because she is lonely- She
winds up with the enmity of his ]
Kirw Jeff Figures There Are Million
Hoboes in America? Leaves Out Bums
entire family with the exception^ ,..Wican king and world em.
(Miss ' Puror of the hoboes,” shambled in
by Mrs. Hazel Gillespie, assisted
by members of the Junior organi-
zation, including Misses Delores
Harris Betty Williams. Wanda
Ransom, Edna Ruth Stovall.
A fine arts program arranged
by Mrs. Kitty Wilson and Mrs. A.
M. Morris, was given during the
afternoon, and included the fol-
lowing numbers: piano solo, Miss
Christine Krattiger: piano solo.
Miss Delores Harris: readings ly
value of puppets as a hobby.
Miss Martha Lou Compton ac-
companied by Mrs. Cherry, sang
“Trees,” and “By The Waters of
the Minnetonka.” Miss Virginia
Lee Dereberry played, “Funeral
March of the Marionettes,” and
Miss Dorothyjean Millsapps play
od “Rush Hour in Hong iKong.”
of Yonna, who falls in
her despite having a wife
Sullavan. It all becomes compli-
cated. The film is based on a phy
that ran lea: than three months
You’ll like “The Shining Hour”
if you don’t take things too ser-
iously and pay little heed to Miss
--------- begin at 7 p. m. while the second,
CHICAGO, Jan. 16 (UP)—Jeff today and apologized for his polo tangling the regulars, will get
| Davis, who bears lightly his title coat: underway a 8 p. m. according to
“I got it in Hollywood—second Coach Bennie McWilliams,
hand.” | Dates and places for the Jack-
________ ______________ . From a baggy pocket dangling ct-Bearcat games to determine the
pounced. I by a thread at one comer, he county championship
A freight carload of Sears and proudly drew forth the “1939, beensettoday.
Roebuck catalogues from the mail Yearbook, Encyclopedia and Ref-
order company at Chicago, des- erence Manual of the Hoboes of
lined for Oklahoma City, appear- America, Inc.”
ed in Katy freight billings this! Jeff explained that ihis year’s
ty seventh birhday and ;• turkey
dinner was given m his honor.
Besides the Denison son and
following the election of officers
I was the discussion of plans for
Misses Giy'ene and Ninette Huff- thp r(>ception and entertainment family, other relatives : (tending
man; accordion solo, Miss Mar-1 p jj prank|;n p Roosevelt, the celebration incuded Mr. and
tha Jane Simms; reading, is scheduled to arrive in Mrs. Sam Polk of Ennis, Mr. and
cated to Dr. Reynolds Doris;Kret-1 cherman in March and an in- Mrs. J. E. Me Bee, Mr. and Mrs.
singer; piano solo. Miss Mddred j torsjv(. membership drive to be- J- McBee and Mr. and Mrs.
Wright; rending. “The Ninety . ; ,,djatelv (Leslie Waldron of Howe,
and Nine ” Mrs II. C. Purdy ac-,%,^ >jidin„ w9g namsd
ernnpanied at the piano by Miss, cMnmn hv tbp eourtesy commit-
Wrght; vocal solo. Miss Edna | tpp fn rpCl,ive Mrs. Roo8evelt. She
W. Jones; voml solo, Sammv Cnr-
rao, a dance by G. B. McKinney,
Jr., accompanied by Miss Biili"
Ann Bul oek. The program was
closed witih a singsong, led by Mr.
V«e dec- rations were in charge
•t Mesda'ier J. W. Lanter, A. 1
Fed aid J W. Ki, I
Mrs. Gertrude Krattiger was
general chairman of arrange-
Out of town guests at the Live-
ly affair were Mrs. Gertrude
Rader, of Dallas, formerly p> ■■<■
dent of the Denison Review; Mrs.
“Snipes, who assisted in receiving
and Mrs. C. Snines; Mrs.I
■ will be assisted by the mehibers of
the Democratic Women.
A membership chairman will be
named for each town in the coun-
ty and a committee of members
to assist in enrolling new mem-
bers. This work will begin im-
Mrs. R. M. Carter, Sherman,
will he in charge of the February
meeting, the exact date of which
will be announced later.
Miss Sudie Warlick of
spent Sunday in Denison.
Mrs. Logan S'tollenwerck, 1002
W. Gandy, is recovering from a
Alice Joy McDonald, daughter
Oats in bulk ........ 28c
Oats in new bags .................30c
Wheat No. 1 .......................... 60c
Hogs ................. 6.75
Fat Cows .............................. 4.75
Heavy calves ......... 5c to 7c
Fanners ................. 2.30-2.50
Corn ........................ 47-48c
Turkeys, No. 1 ................. I8c
Turkeys, No. 2 lie
Old Toms ......... . 13c
Roosters .................................... 6c
Hent, 3-4 lbs...................... 10c
Hens, 4 to 5 lbs. ______ 12c
Hens, 5 lbs and up 14c
These prices were those being
offered on the local market at
| manual was an “invisible source j
J of malinformation” even if he did j
! have to edit it in his spare time
while giving technical direction to!
j a movie based on hobo life.
Some gems culled from
yearbook with the assistance
Jeff’s smudged thumb:
Sure, He's a Gentleman
“A hobo is a gentleman of the
road. The name is derived from
By HENRY McLEMORE
United Prezz Staff Correzpondent
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 16 (UP)
—This, the city of Angels, has
been raising the very devil for
years in an effort to gain a place
in the National Professional foot-
forty pursuit planes—roared
of the east over the outer su
Witnesses said the dog fight be ..........
tween the Chinese planes and the Mg ^
raiders was one of the most spec-
ball league. In fighting for a big
time franchise for its Bulldog
team, Los Angeles crossed its civ-
ic heart that the presence here of
such teams us tihe Giants, the
Packers, arid the Bears would
draw sellout crowds, and mak"
everybody rich from the owners
to the hot dog howlers.
Now, on Monday of January 16,
1939, we know that the city of
Los Angeles was wrong, and the
tacular air battles since the fight-
ing over Nanking and was the
biggest aerial engagement since
the Japanese invasion spread into
TherevWes no official conn' ns
to planes destroyed, although both
sides claimed several were shot
better stay where they are. Be jj
cause yesterday, at Wrialoy ficU!\jJ
On Pacific Run
To Quarter 74
SEATTLE Wash. Jan
-The world’s largest
here, a football game which
brought together the greatest col
lection of stars c. er gathered at,
one time was played before a
crowd that made no one rir i. D>
pite tremendous publicity and a
ehariy angle, there wore fewer
than 15,000 cash customers I
tile stands when the Nev Yor)
fiintits kicked off n"ninrt the
! hand-picked a l 'A moricans,
| This was the super professional
| panic. On one side, wearing red
uniforms, were the Giants, chnm-
| nior of the world. On the other
; wearing blue, was, on naper at
least, the finest team ever ns-
16 (UP) ' semb^ed. In fhe all Amr an
. ' ' lLacskfield at the start were Snm-
transport r„„«u ri.,,i- m„ui„ w,.;..
, . i mv Baugh, Clark Hinkle. Ernie
plane, u 74-passcnger flying boat, ,.inckert ,,nd Llovd Cardwell,
soon will be thrusting its whale- j W!m)„ th(,y til.p,| thoir suhstj-
the Pacific *n j tutes were such players ns Cecil
transoceanic service to the Phil- - - --
NEW YORK, Jan. IS v UP) —
| Twenty-seven couu‘-*s whose com-
theebined yea's ol marrieo iif: total
of i more than 14 centuries, held a
wedding party yesterday and re-
i eeived the blessings of a priest, u
minister and a rabbi.
was the annua]
the Latin (home), menns man and party of the Grand Street Boys
(bonas), means good—Good Man association. Speakers told the
—this he tries to be at all times guests—protestanta, catholics and
in dealing with his fellow man, Jews—that the occasion would
and on the rond he will share his slan(l as 11 lesson in tolerance for
last nickel with ones less fortu- le“dl‘r» of certain European coun-
nate. j U'ies.
Davis begins his article oni ~
“Here’s Our Story—Believe It or Jap WaYpI<MlC8
of W. R. McDonald, 1018
Woodard, is reported it!.
West i press time today.
Dora. A. Talley Jrs.
and Mr. and Mrs. C. Snows; Mrs.) Mrg Massye Shelton Capelle,
Vera Stephens and 'Mrs. Dora I)a- > local and state supervisor for the
| Dora A. Talley Juniors of the
Forest, presided as installing of-
vis also of Dallas.
Mrs. Gertrude Rader, and
daughter. Miss Ethel Rader, of
Dallas, are visiting in Denison.
Frank Parsons Jr., of Muskogee,
is visiting 4L mother, Mrs. Pansy-
Parsons, 410 West Texas.
Kenneth Me Bee, son of Mr. and
Mrs. Paul McBee, is ill ut the
family home, 522 West Gandy.
((Continued from page one)
In an informal ceremony
formed Saturday night in
study of the Rev. L. It. Lamb,
pastor of the Calvary Baptist
church, Miss Dorothy N'eidcrt be-
came the bride of Lester Grant.
Mrs. Grant, the daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. Fritz Neidert, was
dressed in an early spring en-
semble of beige with matching ac-
cessories. She has b"on employed
as secretary in the M-K-T office1
cf E. D. Jones.
Mr. Grant is th( son of Mrs.
b. Grant, 714 West Texas. He is
employed with the IViwdy grocery
Attendants at the wedding were
Mr. and Mrs. Neidert, parents of
the bride ami Mrs. J. E. Tipton,
sister of the groom, with whom
he made his home.
Both Mr. and Mrs. Grant are
active members of the Calvary
church and will make their home
at 109 West Munson.
Mr. and Mrs. C. Snipts, Mrs.
organiza- Vera Stephens and Dora Travis,
all of Dallas were visiting in Deni-
temporary writer. In fact he was
very nasty about it . . . Artie
Shaw still has the most danccablc |
music known to man. Being a jit-1
terbug at heart, we just can't
keep still when he starts swing-
ing it . . Joan Crawford makes
uSiother comeback attempt in
“The Shining Hour," but almost
makes the grade. The film how-
ever, is sweet entertainment if
you like heavy drama.
ficer, at the formal installation
services held in the W. O. W. hall
Saturday afternoon for the newly!
elected officers of the
The I ^'ss ^av Minesinger. president
presided over the brief business I -
session preceding the main event The annual parish meeting of
nf the afternoon. Other officer'- the St. Luke's Episcopal church
who w ill assist Miss Minesinger,'will be conducted at 7:3U o’clock
are Alice Joy McDonald, vice Tuesday night.
president, Mary Lou Vest, oast ----
president; Mary Nell Kelly, chap- Mrs. E. C. Darnel! and het
lain; Rena McGill and Diane granddaughter, Miss Norma Jnhn-
?ykes, flag hearers; Noliwyn Cur-[son, daughter of Mr. and Mrs
v, banner hearer; J unes Paul i George R. Johnson, 1216 \V *st cases of meascls were reported
Miller, inner guard ” ------------* ------- ’* Ia* ««■•* ...........
inner guard Eugene; Walker street, (have returned from
Barnes, outer guard; Miss Peggy; an extended visit with relatives in
Mrs. George Moulton will ad
dr, ss the members of the Denison
Business and Professional Wom-
en’s club Tuednv night at the
Hotel Denison. Mrs. Moulton wiL
discuss the history of the Deri-
Miss Ollie Bird of Denison was
re-elected president of the Gray-
son County Democratic Woman’s
association at the regular meet-
ing. held in the 15th district court
room in Sherman Saturday. All
other officers who have served
w'th Miss Bird during the past
vear were re-elected and include,
Mrs. J. J. Loy, Sherman, Mrs.
WT Mnv Sh-rman, Mrs. William
Vejr v Van A'styne; Mrs. W. M.
Wells. Whiteshoro; and Mrs. R
M. Carter, Sherman, vice presi
dents; Mrs. Cecil Hood, Sherman
t ea«urer; M'ss Genevieve Sween-
ey Denison, secretary and nubliei-
tv chairman; and Mrs. W. J. But-
ler, Sherman, parHantrtPariar
The advisory board is headed by
Mrs. A. L. Ridings, of Sherman,
enJ other members of the board
include, Mrs. Cecil Smith, Shcr-
Crittnnden, musician; Ruby
O’Hara, drill captain Betty Jo
Kelly, secretary; Timothy Dnwd.
attendant; Charles Tadant, assist-
ant attendant, Charles Kelly, os
si:-tant supervisor arid Mildred
In honor of Mrs. Capelle, who
was celebrating her birthday the
Tuninrs entertained with an in-
formal program after the btisi-
of the afternoon was fin-
The hail was attractively deco-
rated with ivy, and the refresh-
ment table, spread with a white Red River survey. They
linen cloth and was deco-i^ving at 230 W. Munson.
rated with cut. flowers and lighted | -----
with pink and white tapers in j SLOAN HASSES
crystal holders. A shower of j (Continued From Page
"ifts was presented Mrs. Capelle, l”- 1 ------
"'id a birthday w -h made by Louis due to heavy travel, credit-
Charles Tallant. , (al to O’Daniel’s inauguration.
Included in the program were __
readings by Thomas Alinond Jr, In only two years (193*2-33)
and Leslie Lane, and songs by [since the compilation of ear "load-
ing reports started in 1918, has
Mr. and Mrs. (). 'M. Gilt are
among th» new arrivals in Deni-
son, being transferred here from
the Conchas dam in New M-xico
to become connected with the
Dallas is rather afraid of a
smadpox scare breaking out
theic in the near future. Twelve
cases have been reported recent-
ly .. . Remember when Denison
had that scare of spinal menin-
gitis? and when more than 400
the same time? . . .'A story we
ran at the time on meningitis,
was read to c asses by teachers in
a number of schools near Deni-
son . . . Take a late bow, Louie
. . . Ross Bedell of the Dallas
News sports stalf became a pap-
py Sunday. The sheet quips,
“Ross had not recovered Sunday
night” ... A Chattanooga, Tenn.,
sports writer picked his sort of
all-American team yesterday.
They were composed of all-Amer-
ican blockers and included I. B.
Hale and Fur! C ark of TCU . . .
1 he wrestling and boxing matches
are going full swing in Dallas
these days and drawing huge
crowds . . . Phil Latona of
ison did all right recently in his
in months. One
Not” with an admission that “it
is full of grammatical errors” but
insists he will write the truth,
which he says is "more than oth-
ers have done.”
“A hobo is not a hobo by
choice. Circumstances alter cases
—and depressions alter circum-
Davis draws on the 30-year-old
constitution of the hobo organiza-
tion to show the distinction be-
tween a hobo, tramp and bum.
Set forth in the preamble of the
constitution is the declaration:
“There is a vast difference be-
tween hobo, tramp and bum, for
a hobo will work, a tramp won’t
nnd a hum couldn’t if he wanted
to. A Hobo believes the world
owes him an opportunity, while a
tramp thinks the world owes him
a living and the bum just exists.”
Davis estimates America's pop-
ulation includes 1,000,000 hoboes,
more than 500,000 tramps and
like snout over
Isbell, John Drake, Eddie Goddnv<
ippine islands. and Gordon Gore. And the line
1 he great silver plane is ex- mbs were handled hv Guynell
pected to be put into operation Tinsley, Bruiser Kinard, Joe Styd-
the first two weeks in February, .bar, Perrv Schwartz Joe Carter,
For the time being is not planned Ernie Smith and others, just as
to carry the full load of passen- brilliant.
gers. Against this star-studded group
Using San Franciso bay as a h(‘ Giants threw such players as
springboard, the Clipper will hop Rd Dsnow ki. Mel Hein. Ward
to Honolulu, then to Wake Island ruff. Hank ‘S,’ar* Ed Widseth, and
and Manilla and return on regu- a do7l'n
larly scheduled flights. A Dream Game
The Clipper truly is a "flying , '/i’",,' “nv m.',ro ."
hotel,” even to having a bridal 0VPr pass,ne [,p
o.,;*zz u..* ^ •* •* 4if . . Farm* than van ran a Fn^r of
suite. But desp.te its 41W ton. intin, tm.ning bis back 0, th„
gross weight, the plane handles Mnni, , ,,, .....r„uvmet saving
easily. Pilot Edmund T. AlenUNo thnnk vml" wh„n the wader
flew the ship with only two fing-, (rings around the humming bird
ers on the controls. tongues an tv.tin. But tli; Los
ll.az 200 M.P.H. Sped *ngeles fo-Obil! funs did Nearly
The craft has a top speed of | (00,000 of them were on* for
.200 miles an hour, developed -by the Southern ( ;( .rnia nod Notre
four 1500-horsepower, double-row j Dome '"nni", . nd. some 90,091 of
Wright engines largest of their|th.m sat in on the Rose Bowl
type ever built. They have twice b.'ttle. but few than In.000 wore
as much pull as a railway lvco-l there to sc tne Giants end the
Pan American officials said the
craft exceeded expectations dur-
ing tests in that it rose from the
water in the remarkable time of |
30 seconds and less, climbed at I . , , . ,
Thousand Miles""•' '««< - — —
and flew to almost 20,000 feet,
which is the sub-stratosphere.
An added accomplishment is
that the Clipper can flv on any
two of the four
a '-Amerienns in n game that had
mo'e football in it than the i-
three Rose Bowl spats put togeir-
The game didn't substantiate
(he udenc notices, which said
More Than 200 Civilians In!
China Killed or Wounded
In Heavy Bombing Today
. . . Too Imd, the demise of Jake
Ruppert, owner of the New York
Ranks and one of the greatest
spenders in baseball. He invested
$10,000,000 in the Yanks and it
has paid dividends . . . There were
3000 shares of Yank stock in cir-
culation and Ruppert owned all
hut ten of them.
Welcome to the new shoe man-
ager for the Dad and lauls store,
Tommie Cornish . . W. Lee
O’Daniel will be formally inaugu-
rated into office at Austin tomor-
row and 72,000 persons are ex
pected to be at the event, in the
Texas U. football stadium ... In
| a recent poll of TCU beauties,
Dcr | Pour types of men rated .000: big
shots, windbags, sheiks and sissies
CHUNGKING. Szechuan Prov-
ince, Jan. 11 (UP)—Japanese
warplanes, ranging 1,000 miles
inland, today hud struck their
first major blow at the new Chi-
nese capital here, pouring explo-
sives into cilivian areas and kill-
ing and wounding more than 200
civi ian Chinese.
There were nearly eight” planes
in the raid, described as the most
devastating since the bombing of
Large areas of the city were a
shambles as the planes soared
away, leaving wrecked and burn-
ing buildings and scores of dead
and dying in the deVis.
A United Press correspondent
counted fiftv wounded being car-
ried on sDetchers info one hos-
pital. \n undetermined number
of corpses st:'l were buried in the
wreckage. It was estimated at
least 150 were drowned as terri-
fied civilians plunged into the
Chialing and Yangtse rivers.
Five junks capsized when a
heavy bomb struck the water
front area one of the most con-
gested sections in Chungking.
Chinese pursuit ships took to
the air as the Japanese planes—
thirty-six bombers and about
pii“slti” duel heween Dnnowski
and Baugh. Fnrdhnm Ed and
Texas P mmv to ■ 'd for touch-
downs. all i hf, hut the top
. moments 'n the game were pro-
engines ii the | vb|„,| ),,. I,,),,, Drake, one thn**
others should be disabled. Not of pu).dl„. and nmv of the Cleve-
only that, but the faulty motors ).,nd
could be repaired by mechanics
while the ship is in the air. Cat-
walks inside the wings lead
each motor nacelle.
Specifications of the Clipper
help to visualize the huge size.
The hull itself has u height of 19
feet and a length of 109 feet.
The wings stretch to 152 feet and
the horizontal tail surfaces meas-
sure 49 feet, from tip to tip.
There are two decks connected by
a spiral staircase.
BASKETBALL TEAM PLAYS
IN LONG UNDERWEAR
BRISTOL, Conn., (UP) —
There wa« a gasp from the crowd
when the Bristol League of Na-
tions basketball team romped out
on the court to “warm up” for
is game with the Boy’s Club
The reason? Unable to buy uni-
forms, the players decided to
wear their lung underwear with
numbers sewed on the backs.
The game went on according to
schedule after the spectators got
over their surprise
The 210 nound full-
lack stale the show with as fine
:t display of power running as
to [any game ever i'**ndticed. Until he
i hurt an ankle Drake was unstop-
pable. Aft"r the game the hapni-
ct. man in Los Angeles wilt Duten
Clark, who recently signed to
coneb the Clevelands next year.
“E i n if I don’t, have anybody
hut Drake,” Clark said. “I’ll win
my ehnre of ball games.”
Tim 'Mara, the big Irishman
who own the Giants, left Los
Anrcles today prepared to vote
a resolute “N >" when and if the
subject of giving. I.ns Angeles n
franchise comes up."
"They told m the game would
turn the customers away," Tim
said, "and I believed ’em. So I
brought the team out and the
game cost me plenty of money,
not to mention the tough af-
ternoons I had at Santa Anita.
Sarta Anita, in case you don't
know is where you rum your
Pocket book to improve the breed
of horses. —(Copyright 1939 by
first Dallas fight in months. One]’ ’ • Leadm» the ,i,s ,kes men
day Phil will be up there in the! waa “Pests who finii enjoyment
big time, il he keeps going. | in twisti"K a™*. hiding purses
__ and similar misguided nranks” . .
Ninette nnd Caylene Huffman.
Refreshments of hot chocolate
nnd cakes were served by Mrs.
Cnnele. assisted hv Mrs. Thomas
Almo"d, Mrs. La Verne Lane nnd
M M'ldred Bradshaw.
Guests attending were Mrs.
Daisy Rachel. Mrs. McGill and
Miss Virginia Baker.
volume of United States
freight traffic been less than it separate item .
was in 1938, a statement of the 13 stl11 cat®hing
Association of American Railroads
The six day !0:30 p. in. yard
engine at Ray yards has been re-
pjcvtctoN FAMILY [ established after being taken out
ATTENDS BIRTHDAY ser''‘i-u duri“K U»,e Christmas
CET EBRATION, HOWE i holidays. The local caller is tak-
Mr. nnd Mrs. Paul McBee and Iin* bids for a Gr“man vacancy on
Mr. M Bee’s p«,ent, Mr. and !tbe ^ob and wil1 award the posi-
mnn. Mrs. Veaz.v, Van Alstyne,'sons, 522 W. Gandy, spent Inst 1tion to th,‘ man witb the We*1
'Mrs. H. T Hoskins and Mrs. Evv-, S''nri"v in Howe, at the home 0f ,11umbcT seniority years bidding.
ing Ellis. Denison. | Mrs J. C. McReo. The elder Mr.
rcatunns the business m<*etin~' McRo0 wns celebrating hNs «®v«n.
The bids will expire
morning at 9 o’clock,
it is an-
Army engineers have listed
huge expenditures for flood con-
trol in Texas to congress, but did
not include the Ren River dam
project because they consider it a
. . Gov. Phil ips
a varied assort
ment of heck from
newspapers for his fight against
the local dam proposition . .
Texans are no hot on him them-
selves . . . Herbert Hoover has
joined others in a move to let
German refugees settle in these
United States . . . Wonder what
ever happened to those German
bund members who were making
themselves so obnoxious to Amer-
icans? Some claim FDR has told
federal officers to bring the lead-
ers in and clear up the situation
. Amen, sisters . . . Here’s odds
this writer cun miss more quail
than any other hunter alive, ov-
er a specified period of time. In
fact, everytime wo hunt, we car-
ry a mlssometer for an accurate
check . . . Bob Benchley has the
Oklahoma dryc,t humor of any comedian in
LAST TIMES TODAY
MELVYN DOUGLAS in
“The Shining Houi-’’
ON THE SCREEN
in mini «n mirntu men
CABLE and LOY in
“Too Hot to Handle”
TUF,sn\Y snH VVrnNF.tnAY
WHAT HAPPENS TO THE
THOUSANDS Of ROSY-
CHEEKED GlIUS WHO
BECOME DUTIFUL WIVES TO
Meeting their old football fops
in basketball the first in the rp
cently drawn North Texas cate
race, Denison high school n'ays
l^'hormin high Bearcats at. Sher-
man in a double header tonight.
The first game, between tihe
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