The Hereford Brand (Hereford, Tex.), Vol. 32, No. 27, Ed. 1 Thursday, July 14, 1932 Page: 2 of 8
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The Hereford Brand, Hereford, Texas, Thursday
&v»7 Thursday at
HEREFORD. DEAF SMITH
R. E. KB88IE
Editor and Manager
niLEI'llONE SO—AT NIGHT 400
" NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC
All trroMMM reflection upon th* die
Mtor. .tending or reputation of «njr i»r-
•m. Arm or corporation, which may ap-
____ 4_ *k-- wlii.H nl tkU MD*r. will
gladly competed upon duo nolle# of
•am# being given to the editor person-
ally at the office on North Main Street.
Entered aa aecond-oiasa matter at
the poet office at Hereford. Texaa,
under the act of March 3, 1870.
A LONG TIME AGO IN HEREFORD
Eonea 1 and 2, per year----$2.00
gone* 1 and 2, alx mouths $1.00
Outside Zone 2. per year -- $2.50
Outside Zone 2, six months _ $1.50
Outside Zone 2, four months $1.00
AM, SUBSCRIPTIONS STRICTLY
CASH IN ADVANCE.
i From File* of the Reporter of
July 12. 1001.)
A concerted effort was being
put forth to establish a Christian
college In the city, ltev. ltaudolph
Clark, an educator of national
reputation ami former president
of Randolph College at Lancaster,
had 1h*cu conducting a revival in
Hereford and wan working hard
on the proposition of building a
Among the local* It waa noted
that ho in ©one from La Junta, Col-
orado, had Mm*u visiting in Por-
ta lea, New' Mexico.
Postmaster L. A. Montgomery
wan advertising to learn the
whereabouts of more than SO un-
known peruana for whom he held
llurvey (’aah of Dlmmltt had
got «n far as Hereford on his
way home from Amarillo and had
put up ut a local hotel.
One of the two Hiiloon adit haJ
dlsapiicurcd from the paper.
Over 50,000 head of cattle hud
been shipped from Hereford to
northern pustures that spring umt
M TWi—k the
I have a letter from u *►<><!
friend of mine whom* opinion,
ability and good wIM I value very
highly, and who M»g* that tax
collections not be enforced before
time for harvesting and sidling
fall crops for the majority of
farmers would not have nor be
able to raise the money to pay
their delinquent taxes If it were
I believe I have made my con-
tention dear on the point of en-
forcing the iMiymeiit of delinquent
taxes. The fuss I have been mak-
ing is about the folks who can pay
their delinquent taxes but have
not done so simply Mxnuw they
were not made to do It. Their
number will Increase as Mine goes
on, and those who continue to i>ny
the taxes a*w*a*cd against them
will M* bowed down farther and
farther under a burden that can-
not fall to get too h«*avy to Isuir.
The lightening of ex|M‘ndltures of
tax money will not correct the
trouble, It will only cripple the
administration of the functions of
government, and do nothing to
bring the evaders of tux payment*
It Is foolish to nttempt to col-
lect taxes from those who can-
not |wy them til present anyone
knows that. Only those who in-
tentionally and wilfully keep from
fiaylng their taxes deserve to lose
their property, or have legal meas-
ures taken to compel them to |»*y.
Their niiinM-r has incrcnsiHl since
their names were not set out In
public print when the officials
ccasi-d having the delinquent tax
(Myers names and properties pub-
(». L. LoUrand of 141 Plat’a,
former county seat, was in town
and had registered ut the Hum-
phrey Hotel .
Two of the eounty commission-
ers had lieen registered at one of
the hotels during the term of
J. P. Thompson of Rot*. Indian
Territory (now Oklahoma) had*
• tiisohuwul tKa lastftVk TltlH fflttl
ranch for $0,000, liis brother, J.
W. Thompson, had bougbt another
four-section tract ami the two
were moving to Hereford to make
The Brand was printing a
tabulated Uat ef the delinquent
taxes of the county under au-
thority of the county commission-
Mayor W. M. Knight Issued a
statement by the city showing
authority for enforcing the weed
cutting and other sanitary or-
A son had been born to Mr.
■ ml Un A U Innea Jnlv ft Ull.'l
the Files of the
of July 11, 1013)
The United Daughters of the
(Vmfcdcracy had named their local
chapter for their fellow towns-
man, E. T. Woodburn, father of
Ml*s Mattie Woodburn and Mrs.
Oarl Frye, and a lengthy history
of Mr. Wood burn's experiences in
the Confederate Army wus given
In the Brand.
An Interested cltlxen had caus-
ed to lie printed a plus for more
public parks for the city.
Jonathan and Mac Pltmau who
had lieen out on the ranch since
school had closed, had then come
lau-k to town to iqiend the rest
of vacation time.
The Brand was printing an au-
thorised list of lands that had
gonv tack to the state for delin-
The want-ads that week men-
tioned a bicycle without tires for
sale, a live-passenger automobile
with four cylinders for sale, and
someone was wanting to buy a
registered Hereford hull.
There was an agltutlon afoot
to have a big swimming pool con-
structed In the city.
1 don’t talleve there Is a pret-
tier place In the Puuluimllo than
Hereford Is right now with its
trees, lawn* and flowers hero In
the city and Its delightful drives
to various scenic i»luta up and
down the Tlerra Blanca. No won-
der i*M>ple come for 50 to 100
miles to picnic at Hartford and
get awuy from the level atrechea
iu (in1 , mi! of the evening !t
is most pleasant to drive over the
|Mvod streets and enjoy the fresh
beauty of growing thing*, or out
aloug the creek with Its winding
stream and deep issda under the
The golf course Is a thing of
beauty and delight to those privi-
leged to go within its boundaries
these days. There are few, If
any, more attractive In the Plains
country, and from far and near
golfers take pleasure In coming
to Hereford to try their skill.
It surely is time someone, or
|s>rhapa It would Is* tatter stated,
nearly everyone around town,
would cut the wi*eds that seem to
ta taking up alleya, vacant lota
and along the sides of the streets.
I don't have hay fever, but I
am sure I wouldn’t enjoy U If I
did have it. Those weeds are re-
n|Miit*lble for the suffering of the
hay fever victims, and besides the
cleanliness of the city it la an
act of mercy on the isirt of those
who can to cut those weed*.
As hot as the sun gets these
days the weeds will die quickly
If they are cut. mid think how
much prettier the town will look,
thir beautiful |*irks. lawns and
flowers do not look so well with
the weed Mirders and decorations
so much In evidence on other
Then there Is work for those
who are looking for It. Weed
catting can iu no way ta called
a light exercise, hot it will sii|>-
ply lalsir to those who really want
work and folks wM> can afford to
hire their weeds cut will he doing
a mil service by giving work to
someone who need* It.
Let's cut the wi*eds now.
And somebody forgot to fumi-
gate the hog finding liens adja-
cent to the highways leading to
the dty. A tourist coming thru
the country would surely think
we had peculiar Industries here
that would produce such un odor.
Halley county hasn't let the
highway proposition get cold since
the department offered to <x>n-
struet grading and drainage struc-
tures on Highway 7. On July 1
the state contract was let fur
nil of that and caliche with as-
phalt top M'sldes, for a 12-mlle strip
southeast of Muleshoe to Lanin
county. A mere trifle of $111,730
will he spent on the project, the
work to begin in 30 days.
The pro|s>sUlon made by the
state detriment to Itailey county
was made during the same ween
as the recent proposition was
made to Deaf Smith county.
In casting the bnllot.
Vote—but vote your own senti-
NOTICE OF NAIJ5
It Is Just two wi*ek* until the
primary election, and Texas, to a
large extent, will choose her coun-
ty and state officials for the next
two years. From the amount of
cam|Milgnlug Mdng done there la
little excuse for anyone not Mdng
fully aware of any situation in
any rai-e, and from which they
should raukc up their minds
for whom to vote.
It Is the first duty of each qual-
ified cltlxen to vote. For whom
the ballot I* cast Is the highest
privilege the American nation
gives It* people, afleh person hav-
ing the right to make his own
choice as he sees fit. Too many
jienple let others tell them for
whom they should vote. When
they do, the one who tells them
votes twice ami they have given
up their own greatest privilege a"
Issues are always Hoar cut
enough to permit the forming of
an opinion. In return for the
l>rlvllege of voting, the common-
wealth expects of each cltlxen the
thought and consideration of the
most lm|s>rtant needs of the pub-
lie welfare to determine whleh
iiindldate Is most apt to tie the
liest servant of all.
There are always last minute
arguments for some and against
others. Holdout are they of any
conaaqiienee exeept to get vote*
for a set purpose that tacomes ap-
parent too late after the election
In over, usually to the mortifica-
tion of the one unduly Influenced
STATE OF TEX AH,
COUNTY OF DEAF SMITH.
Ry virtue of an order of sale
Issued out of the IMstrict Court
of Totter County, Texas, 108th
Judicial District, or, a Judgment
rendered in sold court on the 11th
day of August, 1031, In favor of
Clowe A Cowan Inc., a corpora-
tion, and against J. C. Cummins
In causi* styled "Clowe A Cowan
Inc., Vs. J. C. Cummins" Mdng No.
8832 on the docket of said i-ourt,
I did on the 7th day of July,
1032, at 10:15 o’clock a. ra., levy
U|ion the following described tract
or parcel of land lying and talug
situate in PoAf Htnlth County,
Texas, as the property of J. C.
lots Nob. 2, 3 and 4 in
Block 1 of the Whitehead Ad-
dition to the C4ty of Hereford,
Texas, as shown by the record-
ed map or plat thereof, of rec-
ord in the Peed Records of
Deaf Htnlth Uounly, Texaa.
and on the 2nd day of August,
1032, same talng the first Tues-
day in said month, tatween the
hours of 10 o'clock « m. and 4
o'clock p. ni., on said date, at
the court house door of said Deaf
Hmlth County, Texas, I will offer
for sale and sell at public auction
for «w*h all of the right, title
and Interest of the said J. C.
Cummins in and to the said prop-
Dated at. Hereford, Deaf Hinlth
County, Texas, this the 7th day
of July, 1032.
J. B. MILLER. Hheriff, Deaf
ttmlth County, Texas. 20-3e
FOB RENT, FOR BALE CAB DP
AT BRAND OFFICE. CHEAP
lished in your County, If there be
a newspaper published therein, but
if not, then in the neevent Ooun-
ry where a newspaper ia pnbnwi-
ed, to appear at’the nest'regular
term of the District Court of Deaf
Smith County, to he holden at
the court House thereof, la Here-
ford, Texas, on the lot Monday
ia August A. D. 1032, the same
talng the let day of August A.
D. 1032, then and there to an-
swer a petition filed In said Court
on the 28th day of June A. D.
1032, In a suit, numbered on the
docket of aald Court aa No. 1807,
wherein Fred M. Jackson is Plaint-
iff, and Annie M. Geult. Ruth Veta
Gault. Ohaa. W. Gault, Glenn
Gault. Mary ta Wiaeman. W. B.
Wiseman, Frankie McNabh, R. M.
McNabb, Margaret McCombs and
KoM>rt McCombs are Defendants,
and raid petition alleging that
Plaintiff ia now and baa been
since 1U27, the owner in fee sim-
ple of aU of the following describ-
ed lands, situated In Deaf Hmlth
County, Texas, to-wlt:
All of the NWVi (North-West
Quarter) and the EV4 (Eaat One-
Half) of Section number 81, In
Block K-0, Deaf Smith Oouuty,
That Plaintiff was on the 10th
day of April, 1029, In poenceelon
of s&ld land* and wan then and
Is now entitled to the possession
thereof. That defendant’s on or
ataut the 15 April, 1020, unlaw-
fully entered upon aald premises
and unlawfully ejected Plaintiff
therefrom, and now withholds from
Plaintiff tho possession of said
That the reasonable rental value
of said lauds la the sum of $40.00
Plaintiff sues for the title and
possession of the land and prem-
ises. An alternative plea aald pe
tltion alleges that in 1917 H. M
Jackson purchased Mid land from
II. H. Cook, and that Mid title
to Mid land was taken in the
name of C. R. Gault deceased, to
be held by O. R. uauit in trust
for if. M. Jackson. O. R. Gault
died in 1025, without having con-
veyed the title to H. M. Jackeon.
II. M. Jackson In 1927 conveyed
his title to J. C. Campeey and in
1029, In April of Mid year Campeey
conveyed hi* title to Fred M. Jack-
son. Plaintiff sues for title and
itosHcssion of Mid land and prem-
ise* and to remove the cloud from
Herein fall not, and have you
tafore Mid Court, at its aforesaid
next regular term, this writ with
your return thereon, showing how
you have executed the asms.
Given under my band and the
Heal of aatd Court, at office la
Hereford, Texas, thla the 28th
day of June A. D. 1032.
(Beal) L. If. FOSTER,
Clerk, District Court, Deaf
By EFFA RUTH®RFORP,
worn tom wobe. m m beams
Rev. E. E. Robinson, Pastor.
MiHMiay school' |S# l, «.
Preaching, 11 a. m. end 8:30
Ik a. Special music for both hours
Young people will meet at 7:30
A cordial welcome to the pub-
MUv Helen Madden returned to
her home in Memphis Sunday
after a abort visit here with Mrs.
Jewie inrier and M‘.» Busies
This Man Had Faith
Lost 24 Pounds
“Last November I weighed 19$
i TmUv i rj»»» Uk 1M«I
I •m iHi umS. hSTif
pep all day leog—elnee uriag Krue-
ehen I have not had to use the
laxative that was curt emery.**—
Then. A. C. LaFleur, Providence,
What do you think of this—you
men who doubt—-you stay fat—
Mi-huho you waht to think that
nature made you that way.
You're all wrong—moat fat meu
were made fat taoeoee of their
ability to handle a knife and fork
ih a basilic** like manner.
He frank with yourself. Are you
too thuid to take a eafe, harmless
conditioner that not only takes off
surplus fat but la ao helpful that
It makea you feel years younger?
To reduce Mfely take oue-half
teaspoonful of Krimcben tn a glaas
of hot water tafore breakfast every
morning -cut down on fatty meats,
IMtatoca and sweet*. Kruschcn ia
sold by the City Drug Htore and
druggMts the world over. A Jar
that cost* but a trifle will last
'four week*—but be aure you get
Kruwhcn—your health cornea first.
qpKE BASEST way because
1 FauHhm Starch comm to you
ready for instant urn no bother,
no inking. The bast way because
h dam twice as much aa ordinary
starch end does it nicer.
FAULTLESS STARCH CO.
KAOTA1 CITY. MO.
We have moved our Frigidaire and Deico
Light bufiiness to my residence, 307 Jowell
Street, one block west of Hospital
We have some real hargaina in alightly
used FRIGIDAIRES and DELCO-LIGHT
We will still maintain the high standard
of service that we alwaya have.
Just call 151 and service man will be
at your door.
R. M. Allred & Son
THE HTATE OF TEXAS.
To the Sheriff or any Constable of
Deaf Smith County, Greeting:
You are hereby commanded to
atiramon Glenn Gault by making
publication of this Citation once
in each week for four Miceesslve
weeks previoua to the return day
hereof, in Nome newspaper pub
GET READY PEOPLE FOR THE BIGGEST MONEY SAVING EVENT OF THE YEAR
$1 x 4fi
I afTYklll A
Klundard Hi/e Itoxes
PRICK, Box .......
Limit—Two lloxe* to Customer,
Offers ValucH and Low Prices Never Before Equaled In the
Variety Store History of Hereford
BIG SAVINGS ON HARVEST NEEDS
TEXAS RAILROADS PAY
SUBSTANTIAL PART OF
STATE’S TAX BURDEN
• Taxes ia one of the lirfi fixed eharfaa cennected with the ap»
eration of Texas railroads. From tha standpoint oi the watfart ad
state, counties and communities, railroad taxes are af much tan-
portance. This annual obligation must be nut from the earning
capacity of the rail carriers.
In 1931 the railroads of Texas paid a total of 98*303,10847 in
federal, state, county, municipal and miscellaneous taxes. The dis-
tribution of this amount to the various tax funds ia shown below t
One IaA of IjmII**
CHOICE, esi-h ........
Quality, pair ........
ON SALE, pair--------
White 9-inch Plates, 2 for______2S0
Large White Cups and Saucers, 2 for 200
Men’s Handkerchiefs, 2 for_____- 00
Fruit Jar Rubbers, 2 boxes__________00
Heavy Ire Tea Glasses 9c, 3 for____200
(rood Fly Swatters, 4 for__________200
Children’s Play Suits____________400
Standard Size Water Glasses, 2 for__00
"Dyan Shine” Shoe Polish________200
“Shincda” Shoe Paste............00
New Location to Be 406 Main.
With Tit Is Metrfi
Hal* Price __________
If x M
Kxtrs Good Quality
t 41990 11 •
It can thus be seen that railroad taxes represent an important
and indispensable factor In the economic Hie of our state. They
help in a large meaaure to pay tha expense of our state, county
and municipal government, build and maintain highways, pay
the cost of drafnaft and other Improvements, and support onr
schools and educational institutions.
It Is the desire of Texas railroads to extend this helpfulness to
Texas counties and communities In earning thla haavy burden.
However, their ability to meet these obligations as they baeoma
due depends upon their abUity to earn sufficient revenue with
which to pay this and other heavy expenses connected with their
• RAILROADS HAVE ALWAYS SHOULDERED THEIR
SHARE OF RESPONSIBILITIES TO THE NATION, THE
STATE, AND THE CITIES AND COMMUNITIES THEY
SERVE, AND WILL CONTINUE TO DO SO TO THE EXTENT
OF THEIR ABILITY.
THE TEXAS RAILROADS \
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Kessie, R. E. The Hereford Brand (Hereford, Tex.), Vol. 32, No. 27, Ed. 1 Thursday, July 14, 1932, newspaper, July 14, 1932; Hereford, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth825352/m1/2/: accessed January 17, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Deaf Smith County Library.