The Weekly Herald (Yoakum, Tex.), Vol. 35, No. 51, Ed. 1 Thursday, March 17, 1932 Page: 2 of 8
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YOAKUM WEEKLY HERALD
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tho 6th and last article ! j,.ct, and 75 mll<
mile* aci ’*« for one county. Education to District School. (All
about 27. County -.eat near a c-.u- right—say It).
jtral polit. (Counties are for con- 15—Mako no Pickwickian (see
*vcr.ic r.cc cf -jeep! ftr.d their legai literary society * for further infer -
rccords. Distance 1> the only oh- mat ion) lawB on taxation. (If you
are easy there make u $1.95 maximum, or care to
E.L. DICKINSON commissioners court
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rnooDo Un oun. HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT
Federal laws cut
98c, make a
Untt'IslaJlon. There are two remedies. 1 wiili population,, and not dis- sticks).
The first is by sedition and rev-
RptUm. <See 1 Revolutionary and
W«xa.« independence Wars).
They ore inherent rights of men, ;
’ and only because illegal when car-
*MI to the |*olnt of Bword (arms).
Revolution releases frenzied pas-
sion. desolation follows in its wake, .
™«.v Ur. W U»tU tVo, ,,.„J°ther * to 1
Sfnlshed and, the victor lose.
Most histories deal with revolu- j
law that POPULAR
TO BE LAID TO
tance), | 16—Repeal that paid of the De-
2— One State K mvaentutive for duration of Rights that is covered
each county—27. (Say, man, that by the lb S. Constitution. (It is a
already cuts state and county of- ^ waste of paper, and any printer
fice expense from $5 lo $1). j will confirm the statement that
3— Make one square block of 4 .paper costs money),
counties into l Senatorial District 17—Abolish and rebuild the Tex-
REST TUESDAY MORNING
FOLLOWING SERVICES AT
HIS HOME AND CATHOLIC
CHURCH AT 10 O’CLOCK.
—7 senators In all. (There Is an-
reduction in salary
expense and legislative hot air).
4—Representatives (27) to make
as Constitution. (It is barnacled
and archaic—legal verbiage and
j Blackstonian bunk),
j IS—If laws are needed, let the
Ernest L. Dickinson. 45. passed
away at his home on Hopkins
Street Sunday morning at 4:30
— . >’< V n M.vv, ,li* , ...Q WW4. uv. .UUO~
ly ill and confined to his bed for
i n , . i.i ... , , .several months. His condition had
■;-» cou,a * written on ^ “I, do “L„“ o^e InTure. '•“» *
tmz t r„ r? ^, , i.....- t
_. * ... I a—.Abolish the senate as a law- Iprnor and Representative. L
•gainst it. , ...... , | . hope lor his recovery his passing
1 m?i kpr i ii nr» 1 • •«*i win 11 cc linilv mn I Pnprv rho oKnun r»»»f La aakmIif
The second remedy is “Common
Revtse.” Let the dead histories of
irevolution and war lie within their
ggraves. Let enlightenment ami rca-
.«on be used for correction of our
[maker. (One legislative body can Carry the above cut to county, , ,
. , , , . , I ,, cast a shadow of sorrow over the
'cause ub less misery and languid i city, Congress, and payment of a
. . , entire community and was no less
(feelings than two). poll tax alone will keen the tribal , , . ,
! ,__L * , , „ a shock to his relatives and many
i 6—Make Senators advisory to j anion intact, and leave Texas on
the Governor, and act as depart- I the map.
v/ngs today. Let us call upon our (mental heads. 1 his eliminates those ! It is you, the reader, von and I, iUe)nber of the local U. S. Post
of reason t,o find the way t0 j appointments by favor, or by high - and our neighbors sleeping on our office force und aj80 was one of
sign from church or lodge). j rights, rolling our weeping eyes to the most popular members of the
7—And for heaven's sake Rill the heaven for aid, and listening to
was a popular
Justice, equity, and fellowship of
yes or No’’
decision speeds the work 10') per-
cent, and look at the tax saving—
per diem, food, sheriff, bailiff,
9—One Court of Appeal only.
Let us change our tribal laws
ara that they may conform to what
apolitical government Intended they
aivovtld be—laws to bear equally tossinF pennies foi
wpnn every man, woman, and child
within the tribe, be it family, city,
attate, or Federal union. AH law is
1—Protection of the weaker from
ttr strong within the tribe.
?—The tribe to act as a unit
against Invasion from without.
Those two things are the basis
mA organized government from the
family to the nation.
Prltm.ry education, freedom f
■thought and its expression, and
awpport of military to repel in-
vasion from without, are neces-
sary, and laws to that effect bear
wnyrally upon all from cradle to
K. of P., W. O. W. and W. M. A.
staff of Colonels. (Relic of kingly | the syrenic twaddle of city press todffeBt having been active mem-
court). land suave politicians who swerve bor of these lodges for many
8—Make the jury 6. (6 men your sense of reason by pointing yoar8. He was born and reared in
Wall Sureet phantom devils. Lavaca county and received his
We call upon the shades of grammar school education in Yoa-
Wushington and Lincoln for sue- bum. Later he attended the teach-
cor in our distress. Pointing in be- jers college at San Marcos and
wildered adoration at their deeds taught school in this section three
of glory get us nowhere in this, yeul-,s before entering the employ
(Unsatisfied contestants may then our time of stress. It is us, and Qf the local post office about 1913.
be permitted the use of leaded
gloves without hindrance).
10—Repeal all nuisance laws
and politicians look upon with fear
and blind vision—
us alone, who must up and at the was an active member of the
fork of reconstruction of archiac Catholic Church.
manhood, debasing laws and con- . jn mo Mr. Dickinson was unit-
ditions under which we live. I ed in marriage to Miss Mary
1 tetter, far, call upon the shades Woodrome, daughter of Mr. and
1—Divide Texas into squares 150 of hell for succor since they are Mrs. II. T. Woodrome of Yoakum
with tax-eating officeholders.
(Their name is legion).
11—Group all eleemosynary in-
stitutions at one point and under
one management. (The overhead of
all would be scarcely more than
TCe will stop at those. We must °* one)
fee Wrief. Rut, practically, all other
6hrws we have foisted upon our-
atflves ars xveless and sumptuary.
Wfj'i 'We have tried to legislate onr-
wrives Ini > the seventh heaven.
JEvery states from John Hancock
down'has considered it his bound
«n duty 1> Hpring a bootstrap law
' 1m save the country and his dear
constituents, or create an off ec
Inr his friend.
We don’t need more laws. We
■JBtfecl less laws, less offices, less
Wstrtctions, less taxes.
■"T" Kven the writer, not versed in
12— Discontinue all schools of
Higher Education. (Come now,
calm yourself. Given a Seventh
Grade education from tax money,
lie or she who cares for more can
find tlie way. Even though super-
educated, a fool is yet a fool. But
one of the united tribe of Texas
goes or needs to go beyond the
Seventh Grade. Why make the
other 10,000 pay his bill, and no
law of right or reason can say they
13— Save from the ruin, l school
for training teachers, 1 school of
•politics, could do no worse. So, ,research into the land possibilities
fcriefly, o’lhand, we point a finger |of the state. (All right—those two
at some o*' the festering sores tlir.t [hear upon every person alike. No
1 tfcsy be found today upon r/n objection to that).
"fcodv polit r—a tiling politic pap**rr • 14—Give money saved on Higher
now the ones that keep from us and to this union were born two
tile light of peace and happiness, daughters, Misses Sybil and Lu-
of liberty and prosperity. jcille ,all surviving. He moved to
Joseph Perkins, M. I). j Yoakum about 1907 and since that
... o--| time has made this city his home.
U All CT0QM D! A VC I Air. Dickinson hud a quiet un-
nAIL olunlfl rLfl.0 'assuming manner and a good word
HAVOC IN SAN ANTONIOfor a11 that won him many last-
j ing friends who in every way
tried to brighten the hours of his
last days. Funeral services were
held at his late home on Hopkins
street at 9:30 a. m. Tuesday and
P quiem 'High Alass was held
at the Catholic Church at 10 o’-
clock by Rev. Dragon of Yoakum,
Rev. Kick of Bandera and Rev. F.
O. Beck of Yoakum, with inter-
ment in the Catholic Cemetery.
AR. Dickinson leaves to mourn
his passing, his wife, Mrs. Mary
K. Dickinson, two daughters, Miss-
es Sybil and Lucille; father, D. M.
According to a report received
from W. F. Adams Sr., 500 insur-
ance claims were filed in San
Antonio recently as the result of a
hail storm. The storm occurred
March 4, whicfli is earlier than
their usual occurance. The prop-
erty owners of Yoakum are urged
to take out the proper kind of
protection and eliminate future
hail and storm losses.
In San Antonio the first storm
caught people without any hail
Insurance and agents ran into the jDlckinsoI1( lloute 3, Yoakum; and
town and insured nearly all of the
property against hail.
Herald Classifieds Brinn Results
The last few hundred “worry-miles” in
his old tire were worth perhaps 27 cents.
Yet he put off replacing it — gambled on
it. Save time, trouble and money—re«,
place those old tires now.
NEW GOODYEARS COST
LITTLE—WHY GAMBLE ON
OLD TIRES THESE DAYST
a brother, V. K. Dickinson of
Active pallbearers were: John
Mylius, O. T. Wauson, Morris
Woolsey, Perry- Wendtland, Caleb
Clark and Chas. Newsome. Ushers
Alfred Herman, Arthur Herman,
and Benny Smykal.
Honorary Pallbearers: Rev. F.
H. Harnner, Rev. E. C. McDonald,
Rev. P. Ilgen, Dr. R. M. Milner,
Durell Alillcr, A. G. Hermann, Miss
Edna Burkett, H. A. Lindenberg,
Fred House, Alonzo Riggs, E. Pal-
mer, Henry Quota, E. J. A. Mertz,
Henry • Kuester, Will Kuester, An-
drew' Turbeville, Cal Turbeville,
C. C. Tribble, W. F. Adams, J.
T. Peoples, Emil Pesek, Mike Fa-
ber, J. O. Barnett, J. A. McFad-
den, Eck Alay, W. T. Browning,
L. G. Wade, S. T. Beversdorf, O.
E. Manning, W. J. Hunter, Stay-
ton Wilson, J. H Gwyn, Joe Jaku-
bik, Ed Shandera, E. J. Rice, Lloyd
Brown, Chas. Rowland, W. A. Car-
nes, Jim Morrow, S. K. Harper,
Ernest Voelkel, Ernest Preston.
EVEN LOWlR PRICES
on lifetime guaranteed
RADE IN YOUR OLD TIRES at
>wcst cost for New Goodyear All-Weathers
ETLINGER MOTOR CO.
VETERANS FOREIGN WARS
ELECT GFFiGERS SUNDAY
MOULTON, March 14 — The
Lavaca county commissioners’ court
last Friday sold to the State High-
way Department 1,509 cubic yards
of caliche to be used on Highway
109 in Fayette county.
The commissioners’ court sev-
eral months: since purchased sev-
eral acres of caliche about three
miles north of Moulton.
Work rtf oomntptlng the Inst link
of Highway 109—Fayette-Lavaca
county line to Flatonia—was be-
gun last week.
At a meeting held In the Cham-
ber of Commerce office Sunday
afternoon 1:30 p. m., the local post
of the Veterans of Foreign Wars
elected the following officers:
J. V. Osborn,. Post commander.
T. P. Dietrich, senior vice-com-
E. C. Krauskopf, junior vice-
Dr. C. L. Kopecky, surgeon.
Frank Holster, post service of-
A. C. Sweeney, post adjutant.
There were 80 members present
and 17 taken in at the meeting,
making the total strength of th®
post 47 members.
At a meeting to be held Friday,
March 18, the post will be Insti-
tuted by Harry K. Kellett, national
deputy chief of staff V. F. W. of
U. S. At this meeting additional
officers will be elected and in-
. A comprehensive talk on the ad-
justed cornpensatlon was given by
Comrade Charlie Newsom.
Twenty co-eds at the University
of Nebraska have been named
sponsors of units In the R.O.T.Cf.
I.C.C. NOT TO RECONSIDER
ORDER ALLOWING S. P.
TO ACQUIRE COTTON BELT
WASHINGTON, March 14. (.P)
The interstate commerce commis-
sion denied an application of the
Missouri Pacific and subsidiary,
Texas and Pacific, for reconsid-
eration of the commission's order
allowing the Southern Pacific to
acquire control of the St. Louis
and Southwestern, generally called
the “Cotton Belt.’’ That order was
issued January 12. It was hoped
to prevent the "Cotton Belt” from
having to default a bond issue due
June 1. The commission’s original
consolidation plan in 1929 assigned
the "Cotton Belt’’ to the Illinois
Central, but the Illinois Central
is not willing to buy now.
HOUSE VOTES AGAINST
hi. luiiiiinu i iiuiiiui i iuii
TO CONTROL OF STATES
WASHINGTON, March 14. (£>)
—Tho house voted 227 to 187
against considering legislation de-
signed to return liquor to control
of the states. This is the first
prohibition vote in 12 years. The
issue was whether to take the
Beck-Linthicum resolution to
amend the 18th amendment away
from the judiciary committee which
disnTinrnvAd It Painov nf llllnnlu
floor leader, and McDiffie of Ala-
bama, party whip for the demo-
crats, voted for the resolution.
NORRIS RILL APPROVED
CONTROL MUSCLE SHOALS
WASHINGTON, March 14. (.P)
—The senate agriculture commit-
tee in a report unanimously ap-
proving the Norris bill for gov-
ernmental operation of Muscle
Shoals, charged that nationwide
propaganda campaign had been
conducted to secure private profit
under the guise of intention to
provide cheaper fertilizer for farm-
Mr. Arthur Evans, Mrs. Olga
Myers and Mrs. Emma Reagan
were Sunday afternoon visitors at
the A. F. Dyer runch in the Wen-
RUN-OFF NECESSARY IN
HELD GERMANY SUNDAY
BERLIN, March 14. (JP)—Presi-
dent Paul von Hindenberg formal-
ly accepted the candidacy for a
run off election scheduled for April
10. He went to bed before mid-
night not knowing the result of
yesterday’s election until today.
He received over 18,500.000 votes,
lacking less than 200,000 clear ma-
jority over four opponents. Adolph
Hitler, fascist leader, insisted that
Germany hold the run off despite
the cost of a second election.
JACKIE GERALD FOXELL
Jackie Gerald Foxell, aged two
months, nine days, son of Mr. and
Mrs. Clarence C. Foxell, of near
Hope, died Friday, March 11, 2.58
a. m. after a short illness. The
small son became afflicted with
Funeral services were held Fri-
day afternoon 4:30 p. m. by Rev.
E. W. Mahler. Interment was made
in the Oak Grove cemetery.
LEFT HAND TURN ACROSS
Edwin Dill, representative of the
DH1 Nursery, was injured Sunday,
when his car crashed with anoth-
er car driven by a Mexican. Dill
was nearing the Southern Pacific
underpass north of Yoakum and
according to information received
here, a Mexican fnade a left hand
turn across the highway, causing
the accident. The car driven by
Dill struck the Mexican’s car from
the rear. . V;
Dill received a number of frac-
tured ribs and bruises about the
body. He was rushed to Yoakum
where a physician gav« first aid.
Dill was reported to be doing nice-
ly at the Commercial Hotel today.
Six* Mexicans occupied the oth-
er car, and a number of them
were slightly injured. Both cars
were badly wrecked.
Feb. 9th first Hatch of Chicks
for Sale, then every Tuesday there-
SWEET HOME HATCHERY
Sweet Home, Texas 45-tf
WASHINGTON, March 12.
President Herbert Hoover si
hands with and expressed apt
ciation to 12 officials of the rec
struction finance corporation which
is attempting to aid tl)e nation’s
business. Charles Dawes, Jesse
Jones and Harvey Couch of Ar-
kansas, Eugene Meyer, governor of
the federal reserve board, headed
FORD DEALER MOVES
FAMILY TO YOAKUM
Roy Lewis, new Ford dealer for
Yoakum, made a trip to Houston
Friday and returned Saturday with
Mrs. Lewis and tlieir small son,
and they have moved their furni-
ture into the residence at 211
Hubbard street where they will
make their home.
Our old line of Tires we
are selling below cost to
make room for our new
Season has opened extra
early in Texas this year.
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It behooves every home
V YT 11 V JL
house owner to have
STORM and HAIL
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Morgan, Cena S. The Weekly Herald (Yoakum, Tex.), Vol. 35, No. 51, Ed. 1 Thursday, March 17, 1932, newspaper, March 17, 1932; Yoakum, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth758157/m1/2/: accessed March 19, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Carl and Mary Welhausen Library.