Palacios Beacon (Palacios, Tex.), Vol. 33, No. 50, Ed. 1 Thursday, December 12, 1940 Page: 4 of 8
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PALACIOS BEACON. PALACIOS, TEXAS
In Fine Show
In conformity with their policy of
presenting the best of entertain-
ment available at all times, Cleve
Pullen, manager of the Granada
Theater, has announced that King
Feton, “the man of mystery”, has
been booked for an indefinite time
at that theater.
King Felton, Master Magician,
is one of the oldest in the show
business in so far as length of time
in the profession is concerned and
has associated with and been ac-
quainted with some of the greatest
illusion artists of all time, as a
fellow illusionist of first rank. Dur-
ing the days when vaudeville was in
its prime, Felton carried some of
the best bookings available with
the Keith, Radio, Orpheum circuit
and the Bert Levey circuit, both of
them “Big Time."
He carries an exceptionally large
assortment of live stock to add to
the interest of his show and his
repertoire of tricks, stunts and il-
lusions would require more than
five hours if he were to perform
them all at one showing Possessed
-also of a pleasing personality and
■an intense desire to entertain his
aadience, Felton is rated as one of
the top-notch performers in his
chosen line of work. It is his great-
est pleasure to see a genuine ap-
preciation of his work and every
showing to him is a new opportun-
ity to please his public.
Mr. Felton is accompanied by his
wife who is a noted comedienne in
her own name and an exceptionally
efficient assistant in his work. One
of his most sensational tricks is
the shooting of a bullet from a rifle
through the body of his wife. The
bullet is marked and carries a rib-
bon which trails behind. With this
trick of illusion he has mystified
and fooied many thousands of peo-
ple in many parts of the country.
KATE. ONE CENT PER WORD—MINIMUM CHARGE. 25r
SALE or TRADE
I OR SALE—Bnby Bed and Mat-
tress. Mrs. J. D. Munds.
Tl'RKEYS—Leave your orders for
dressed turkeys at Ruthven Gro-
cery Co. Mrs. R. N. Thompson. 49-3
PLENTY BARRED ROCK BABY
CHICKS Every Monday. Send us
your order. Edna Hatchery, Edna,
FOR SALE—L’sed furniture of all
sorts, come and make an offer.
Mrs. J. J. Burke, second house off
Pavillion St., on Bayshore
RENT or LEASE
FOR RENT FOR 1941—160 acres
in John Duncan and Koch Subdi-
vision. For information apply at
WANTED TO RENT Storage space
in garage or barn anywhere in vi-
cinity of Palacios. Write Louis
Curran, Palacios, Texas.
the further costs 'if this sale.
GIVEN under my hand and seal
of office at Palacios, Texas, this
the 10th day of December, A. D.
H. q, CAMPBELL
Tax Assessor and Collector for the
Palacios Independent School Dist.
Huy a lot of insurance then no
body cares how soon you die.
Lieut, and Mrs. Calkins visited
friend* in Houston over the week-
Gwendolyn Kay, daughter of Mr.
and Mrs. Walter Snider celebrated
her fifth birthday Sunday with a
party and some twenty little folks
ns her guests. Games were enjoyed
and dainty refreshment served in-
cluding a birthday csk.
FOR SALE—One air line public ad-
dress system, A.C.-D.C., 2 speak
ers, and crystal mike with records.
Real Bargain. Hi-Wa.v Cleaners.
FOR SALE—Y’oung Jersey heifers
and cows. Bred to Registered
Brahma Bull. Louis Koprricky, Pa-
lacios, Texas, Deutschburg com-
FOR SALE—34 Chev. Dual Wheel
Truck, long wheelbase, over load
snrings. 14 ft. Stock bed, good con-
dition. Good rubber. Bargain $150.
FOR SALE — Saddle and work
horses; second-hand Colt’s car-
bide light plant in good condition;
water heater. See or write J. W.
Bolling, Palacios. 49-2t
iR wswd« points ‘—ship n
King Felton, “The Man of Mys-
tery,” who is now showing at the
Granada Theater with a long re-
pertoire of trick-' and illusions that
have baffled thousands.
He carries a large assortment of
live stock to add to the interest of
his show and is constantly adding
to his list of tricks and illusions
by constant study and research. An
excellent showman. Felton, takes
great interest in his work' and
makes every effort to present a
program that is truly entertaining
Manicure Sets and Vanities make
nics Christmas Gifts. See them at
the Peacock Beauty Shoppe.
UP TO TAKE OUT
POOL — SNOOKER
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Now On Display
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For a Short Time Only
and May Be Withdrawn at Any Time
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The 1941 Servel Electrolux
refrigerator, now on display
Koerber Sales Company, contains
more new or improved features
designed especially to meet the
changing requirements of the mod-
ern homemaker than models of
previous years. Increased ice cube
capacity, added shelf area, greater
flexibility of the storage space,
more easily removed ice cube trays
and cubes, plus a handsome and
sleek design of the exterior which
will grace any kitchen, are some of
the features of the latest line of
Because Servel Electrolux has a
freezing system which has no mov-
ing parts to wear out or become
noisy, homemakers are swinging
over to this modern type of refrig-
eration. according to gas company
officials. This unique freezing sys-
stew stays silent, lasts longer, as-
suring the user long life, economy
of operation ar.d comparative free-
dom frem repair. Just as this type
of refrigeration is different from
all others, so too is the storage
As in previous years, a survey of
homemakers throught this country
was made to determine their prefer-
ences in choosing a new refrigera-
tor. This year's model presents a
well designed refrigerator that will
capture the heart of every woman
who loves beauty in the kitchen.
Last year, a novel shelf arrange-
ment was introduced whereby a
homemaker could raise or lower a
shelf into one of three positions, re-j
move storage trays to suit her con-
venience, or place them in
position so she could store bulky
foods without disturbing other foods
stored in the refrigerator. This
flexibility has been further enhanc-
ed in this year’s model. A second
large shelf has been added which
may be placed in one of two posi-
The exterior of the 1941 model
has been redesigned, adding new
charm and beauty with more snug
appearance. The double-action door
latch, made of a clear transparent
plastic material, will not finger
print or mar. The front appear-
ance of the refrigerator has been
FOR SALE—4.7-Acres with good
artesian well, not under lease,
clear title, 1'2 miles northeast of
Palacios. John H. Adams, Box 149,
Alvin, Texas. 45-6-wp
FOR SALE CHEAP—14-foot Soda
Fountain. It has a 40-gallon Ice
Cream capacity, 13 Syrup pumps,
and five fruit containers. $150.00
Cash. D. W. Hinze, Glen Flora.
FOR SALE—Silver Dome Trailer
House, good as new. built-in feat-
ures, Frigidaire. Cost new $1295.
must sell by January 1. Price $450.
Terms. H. K. Smith. Box 423, Sin-
ton, Texas. 50-3tp
FOR SALE—100-Egg Incubator.
Double oil burner for heating or
cooking stove. 16-guage double-bar-
rel shotgun, Stationary porcelain
wash tub, a wash stand with 3
drawers. Mrs. B. F. Bryant. 50-2tp
FOR SALE—Trailer House, 14 In-
dian Papoose, purchased new 10
months ago. Cost $595. Will sell for
$400 Cash. Write or see me in Bay
City, 1 mile east on highway 35,
one block to right at Dunbar’s Cafe.
W. R. Wallace. 49-2t
NOTICE OF TAX COLLECTOR’S
SALE OF REAL ESTATE:
THE STATE OF TEXAS,
COUNTY OF MATAGORDA
WHEREAS, by virtue of the Tax
Lists, Assessment Rolls and De-
linquent Tax Records of the Pa-
lacios Independent School District,
in Matagorda County, Texas, and
by virtue of the unpaid taxes due
to the Palacios Independent School
District for the years 1930, 1931,
1932. 1933. 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937,
1938 & 1939, amounting to the
total sum of FIFTY & 09/100
($50.09) DOLLARS, including tax-
es, interest, penalties and costs, I,
H. C. Campbell, Tax Assessor and
Collector for the Palacios Independ-
ent School District, have seized lev-
ied upon and will on the First Tues-
day jn Junuary, A. D. 1941, the,
same being the 7th day of Jan-
uary, A. D. 1941, at the door of the
City Hall, in the City of Palacios
in Matagorda County, Texas, be-
tween the hours of 10 o'clock A. M.
and 4 o’clock P. M. of said day,
proceed to sell for cash to the.high-
- l-'M'i- >h*- right. nt 1 • and
interest of R. G. Jones and Guy F.
Perry, and all the right, title and
interest of all unknown owners in
and to the following described real
estate levied upon on the 10th day
of December, A. D. 1940, as the
property of R. G. Jones and Guy F.
Perry, and unknown owners for
taxes, and described as follows, to-
Being Lot No. 4 in Block No. 96,
original townsite of the City of Pa-
Said sale to be made by me, sub-
ject however, to the right of Re-
demption of the owner or owners
thereof, or any one having an in-
terest therein in the manner and
time provided by law. Said sale to
be made by me to satisfy the
amount of the above taxes, which
are due and unpaid, together with
interest, penalties and costs and
ONE DAY SERVICE ON ALL
RADIOS, AMPLIFIERS, PUBLIC
ADDRESS SYSTEMS, ETC.
—ALL WORK GUARANTEED FOR 90 DAYS—
call FOR AND DELIVERY SERVICE
& MACHINE SERVICE
NOW IS THE TIME
TO FIX UP YOUR HOME
No Down Payment - - -
- - - Low Financing Cost
3 YEARS TO PAY
Includes Labor and Material
NO PAYMENT DUE UNTIL FEB. 1st
JOHN F. GRANT LUMBER CO.
LUMBER. HARDWARE, PAINTS & PLUMBING
FOR SALE—Trailer Home—All
built-in conveniences. Electric
wires. 17ft. 10 in. long, 6 ft. 2 in.
wide. Covered wagon type. Three
good tires. All in excellent condi-
tion. $300. If interested, notify W.
J. Galbreath, Wharton, Texas, or
this office. It
FOR SALE—Fine Jersey heifer
calf. Mother of said calf gives
over 4 gallons of milk per day;
a beautiful baby bassinett, cost
$12 was used only once. Will sell
cheap. Nice iron baby bed, large
enough for 7 year old child. Cheap.
See Margaret Queen, 3-Way Laun-
FOR SALE FOR CASH—Lot 12,
Blk. 27 adjoining Claybourn’s Fill-
such1 'np Station of east side. $450.00;
Lot 2, Blk. 16 Residence lot 50 feet,
$200.00; Lots 6-7-8-9 Block 46, fifty
feet each, on West side Bob Sis-
son’s residence side walks, one or
more each $300.00. All lots clear of
debt. Owners Guy & Jim Perry,
921 Alamo National Bank Bldg.,
San Antonio, Texas. 50-4t
improved by the addition of stain-
less steel trim on the front legs,
tions to meet the homemaker’s
needs. The addition of the new shelf
gives added space for storing bulky
| SALE |
ALL FALL ANO WINTER §
USED CAR SALE
FOR ONE WEEK ONLY!
It’s another big year for new Buicks! And
it keeps us hopping to move our used cars
out at the pace the trade-ins move in. Reduc-
ing prices is one way—so that’s what we’re
doing. Come in for your bargain--today!
1939 MERCURY COUPE
6 passenger model, radio,
white wall tires, 26,000
miles. Guarante- $4* AT
edat this price OUD
1939 BUICK 41 SPEC-
(Sale In Progress Until Xmas)
1940 PLYMOUTH SE-
DAN, Original Black Fin-
ish, upholstery. 3 New
tire in good con-
’35 CHEVROLET PICK-
UP—Black Paint, runs
good but uses some oil
just traded for it and is
well worth what dM QC
we ask vlvi)
’37 LINCOLN ZEPHYR
SEDAN, new green paint
job, radio, and white wall
tires. Will be sold dur-
ing this sale at
only - - _
1937 BUICK 81 SEDAN.
6 weels, radio, original
tan finish, seat covers.
Is especially pric- $f
ed to sell at
IAL SEDAN, radio, 16,-
000 actual miles and just
broken in. If you’re look-
ing or lots of good trouble
free transportation take
a look at this car before
buying any. It’s
1931 FORD MODEL
tionally good at
HIGH QUALITY! LOW PRICE! BIGGER VALUE!
HALE MOTOR CO.
East Side of Square
Your BUICK Dealer Bay City, Texas
Try Charlie and Foley first if they haven’t got we have
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Niven, B. C. Palacios Beacon (Palacios, Tex.), Vol. 33, No. 50, Ed. 1 Thursday, December 12, 1940, newspaper, December 12, 1940; Sinton, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth725342/m1/4/: accessed November 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Palacios Library.