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McAllen Names Teachers
For Instruction In
Ancient Book
(Special to The Here’'>
McALLEN, June 13—The fifth
ernual Daily Vacation Bible school
to be held in McAllen will open
Monday morning, June 10, con
tnuing two weeks and closing June
21. with commencement exercises,
according to Miss Rowena Dickey,
director of the school.
The following teachers will aid
ir the instruction of children from
the ages of four and five to twelve
mo fourteen years of age of all
cenominations of the city: begin
ners department, Mrs. Harry Bor
man Mr<> Ruth LeLacheur, Miss
Helen Duckworth. Miss Louise Leslie
li •' Miss Rosalie Henry.
Primarv department. Mrs. F. E.
CP born Mrs. H M. Fristoe. Mrs. R.
Randall. Mrs. Merril Woods. Mrs.
Chas Phares. Mrs. Sensenny. Miss
Virginia Knudson.
J tnior department. Mrs. Ralph
f^kbwne. Miss Marga-et Miller. Miss
S'.ie Whighrm Mrs Johnston,
alias Martha Brooks Dickey, Mrs.
e w ounn Mrs. Vnitrht.
Intermediate department, Mrs.
Coughran. Mrs Johnston Mrs. Han
1 ns. Mrs M'-Tlhenny, and Miss
Hnwena Dlckev.
Ofher facultv members are Mrs.
Bob Fenwick. Mrs o. F Osborn,
Mrs Jim Jones. Mrs. C W Taylor.
M ss Ira Bel! Parks. Miss Young.
Mrs. Allen. Miss Ahheda Dudley.
Citrus Association
Elects 1930 Chiefs
^Special to The Herald.>
McALLEN, June 13.—New direct
ors o! the McAllen Citrus associa
te chosen at the recent meeting
axe C. J. Volz, chairman, Grade
Calloway, E. M. Tanner R. H.
Osborne, G. L. Cowley, George A.
Kby and Ivan D. Mayberry.
According to a financial report
of the association, a total of $140.
C62.93 was received from all sources
during the last shipping season.
Grapefruit shipments were 70
pcunds per box. net weight, bringing
an average of $210 per box. or 2 028
certs per pound. Oranges were
pocked 80 pounds to the box. net
weight and brought an average of
$2.36 per box.
Treasure Hunted
AUSTIN. June r>—(jp\—Jefr Davis
eounty in Texas still is the center
of an intensive search for buried
treasure, the value of which has
been estimated at $800,000, ac
cording to J. Frank Dobie of Aus
tin, one of the foremost historians
of Texas.
He said. Bill Cole of Valentine
hr* been digging for the treasure
13 years. Cole believes the treas
\ Told and silver, is buried near
Muerot springs in Jeff Davis
county. It is supposed to have been
deposited in a tunnel 18 feet from
tne bottom of an 85-foot shaft.
The treasure it is said is com
posed of loot stolen from the mint,
smelter and cathedral In Monterrey.
Mexico by a band of Mexico and
American outlaws in 1879.
Champion Pupils
BAN SABA. June 1.*—W J.
Willican. president of the San Saba
school board thought he would
estimulate interest in scholastic at
tainments last fall and offered two
medals, one to go to a student that
had perfect attendance record and
the other to be awarded to the
student who had the highest aver
So great was the interest that
Mr. Millican had to buy 23 medals.
Fifteen of the number went to
students who were nof tardy or
absent and the other eieht to stu
dent* who tied for the highest
Lucile Barefoot, a student in the
high school, walked more than 800
xniles to s-hool during the eight
month term.
CHICAGO.—Albert Hoffman was
convicted for havine been a mem
ber of an auto theft rintr. but he
was put on a five-year probation
and not sent to jail But here's the
catrh. His probation specifies that
i he can’t operate or own an auto.
Tide in one. ride in an airplane, use
| liquor or visit tramblinc establish
! mehts. That’s almost as bad as the
jail sentence.
In 1S75, an earnest young man
began to practice medicine. As a
family doctor, he saw the harm in !
harsh purgatives for cons? nation and !
1 began to search for something harm
less to the sensitive bow ois.
Out of his experience was born a
famous prescription. He wrote it
thousands of times. It proved an
ideal laxative for old and young. As j
, neople saw how marvelously the most
f sluggish bowels arc started and bad
| breath, headaches, feverishness.
naur-<M' poor Appetite* nncl sue n
disorders, are relieved by the pre
scription, it became necessary to put ,
ip ready for use. Today, Dr. 1
!well's Syrup Pepsin, as it is
?(», js the world’s most popular ,
itife. It never varies from Dr.
(dweli’s original elective and
rmless formula. All drugstores
ave it.
The Main Stem
Intimate Glimpses of the Valley’s Alley
BY J. R. ---
Along Elizabeth
Junie Cobbiiai, announcing that
he is going to try for the county
commissionershlp of Precinct 2...
says he chooses to run...Jim Fox.
also entering politics...wants to be
district clerk... Miller Whitehead,
linotypist, all dressed up...on his
day off...W. J. Schnurbusch, wea
ther bureau official...predicting to
friends that the river is on the up
and up...George Putegnat, Sr. and
George Putegnat Jr., telling each
i other how they predicted the
: Sharkey-Schmeling scrap would
come out...A. A. Hargrove, glider
enthusiast.. .standing in the door of
his Elizabeth street store...W. B.
Clint, insurance mogul... walking
along alone... in a hurry.. .Placide
Lamberton, service station man
ager. ..selling gas and oil...
• • •
Here They Are
At last the city of Brownsville
! has street signs. Putting this in
] the past tense is slightly premature,
| it is true, but it is definitely as
ured that the signs will soon be
I erected at all street intersections
within the city limits. Z. A. Rosen
I thal has said that the signs are or
I dered. and will be here within the
next three weeks.
m m m
As things stand at present, when
a visitor wants to know where he
is he has to ask someone. And nine
times out of ten the person accost
ed is unable to give the informa
tion. The stranger looks around help
lessly, but all he knows is that he
is standing on a street somewhere
j <he can tell that because the streets
1 are paved well), but where, he
doesn’t know.
• • •
In the suburbs a family can live
! in a house several years and not
know that the street in front of
'.he house has a name In West
■ Brownsville, for instance, on the
outskirts of the city limits, this is
1 true.
• • •
Next on the program, we hope, is
the correct numbering of homes.
This is almost as important as
; street signs. Brownsville is still a
; small-town place as long as a perosn
has to say "I live in the small pink
house on the comer” when describ
in the location of his residence.
• • •
The untimely death of Jee Jagou.
21, i nursaay morning, was a dis
tinct shock to his hundreds of
friends over the Valley.
His generosity, his good nature,
the honesty of his actions, captivat
ed the hearts of those with whom
he came in contact.
At the Brownsvlile high school,
were he was a student, the faculty
and the students both loved him.
• • •
He had lived here all his life, and
was well known not only in Browns
ville, but all over the Valley.
His death, added to those occur
ring within the past few weeks in
Brownsville, makes the list appal
ling. An epidemic of deaths, it has
been called.
• • •
Ol' Man River
Another mention must be made
of the flood.
It is rapidly becoming the chief
topic of conversation along the
Main Stem. The higher it rises, the
more conversation it causes. If it
comes as high as Chief W. J.
Schnurbusch predicts, people will be
talking about it in their sleep.
• • •
Flood Insurance has become po
pular, and catfish caught in the
__ - — »-Ul-«11
A|T7t ft. C Cl* uumu v<wo «*• V r v.
the Valley.
Small boats and outboard motors
will be next. Salesmen, with the
rising rlo for a talking point, will
probably call on you tomorrow and
ask: ' Have you a little boat in your
home?" If not. they will say, you
owe it to your wife and children to
buy one immediately.
• • •
The state convention of Business
and Profsesional women has come
to a close. Was anything accom
The subject of womens clubs has
been cussed and discussed pro and
con during the past two years, na
tonal magazines printing articles on
the subject. It has been almost de
cided that women talk so much
that the clubs are dying out. One
of the Big Four magazines • Scrib
ner's, Atlantic. American Mercury.
Century) printed an article in which
it was stated that women like to
talk, but refuse to listen to others
talk. The article claimed that for
this reason clubs were decreasing
in number rapidly.
Not only thaf, but so much time
is wasted in talking that nothing
was ever accomplished.
Bringing to the screen the vigor
if the old west, enhanced by 1 Beau
Bandit," Radio Pictures' outdoor j
drama, today and tomorrow at the ;
vjueen theater. All the glamour of
the Arizona desert country has
been transferred to the screen in
this thrilling tale which comes as
a welcome relief from the stereo
typed drawing-room stories.
No studio seas, no matter how
magnificent, can compare with the ;
rxauty of nature's own scenery, as
seen in "Beau Bandit." Outdoor
sequences give a breadth and move
ment to a story that cannot be
r.valed by action within four walls.
Ano "Beau Bandit” has been film
ed almost entirely in outdoor locale.
Second Wife" Radio Pictures*
domestic drama which features
Conrad Nagel and Lila Lee, opens
tomorrow at the Rivoli Theater, San
Adapted from the Fulton Oursley
j!ay. “All the Kings Men," the
u.i-talking picture depicts with
mting and dramatic clarity the
ige-old antagonism between step
mother and stepchild—and the con
sequent reactions of the husband
Freddie Burke Frederick as the
son, reveals a genius for acting
seldom seen in children on tne
screen. Mary Carr plays the old
n"rse. and Hugh Huntley, who
created the role of Gilbert Gaylord
la the stage play, enacts his origin
al role in ‘ Second Wife.”
Jack Oakie. the personification
ct wise-cracking American youth
Is getting better and better In each
succeeding picture, if judgment can
•» passed on bv his latest. “The So
cial Lion” which opened at the
! crlingen Arcadia theater, today.
Ir The Social Lion,” Oakie. Is
supported by Skeets Gallagher,
Vary Briar. Olive Borden and a
score of others of the less'serious
natured screen players.
“The Social Lion” is an adapta
tion of a famous Octavus Roy Cohen
story, “Marco Himself” — and it
proves to be right down Mr. Oak
s's alley.
To begin with, it's a neat little
plot, Just like all of Octavus Rov
Cohen's stories, there are many
surprise twists in the telling of this
ore, and the final scene is at once
Mirth-provoking and convincing.
But most important of all. it
seems to us. is the inimitable clown
.ng of this sunerb Mr. Oakie. He
is seen in the title role as the poor
but honest and verv bra'h garage
mechanic who aspires to fame in
the field of sport.
Richard Arlen's first s'arring
nicture for Paramount. “Burning
Up” a thrilling, all-talking ro
il antic melodrama, will be present
ed at the Capitol theater today and
tomorrow In support of this pop
ular voune actor is Mary Brian.
w*v„ recently was seen and heard
‘o advantage in “The Virginian”
am "The Marriage Playground.”
“Burning Up” is a fast-moiing.
offer thrillingly exciting picture,
replete with many heartv laughs
.:»•£» suspense-filling situations And.
of course there is a charming ro
rtnce which Mary Brian and Rich
ird Arlen take care of In a thor
jf.ghly disarming and gay fashion.
Fast-moving and modern as a
Schneider Cup Airplane racer.
"Young Man of Manhattan” sooms
into the Palace Theater, McAllen,
tocay as the main feature on a
sn’endid program.
Based on the Saturday Evening
rvst serial and best-selling novel
jy Katharine Brush, one of Amer
ica's youngest and most successful
writers about young people, the
picture picks up In Impetus on the
screen what it couldn't have attain
ed by the slower medium of the
printed word.
The principal characters, Claud
ette Colbert as Ann Vaughn, Nor
man Foster as Toby McLean,
Ci.arles Ruggles as Shorty Ross and
(iinger Rogers as Puff Randolph,
ire seen against a thrilling pattern
c. prize fights, football games, six
cay bicycles races, hotel room
sprees, night clubs and other ren
dezvous of the boys and girls who
furnish America witlj its daily
newspaper fare.
Appointments and Transfers
Announced by Bishop
C. E. Byrne
number of changes In the priestly
personnel within the Galveston
cliocese oMhe Catholic church have
teen announced by Bishop C. E.
Bvrne, effective June 15.
Transfers: Father Dennis Ken
nedy from Sacred Heart, Houston,
to St. Joseph's, Daytown: Father
Thomas O’Sullivan from St. Mary's
P'*rl Arthur, to Sacred Heart. Hous
ton* Father M. I. Hurley from An
nunciation, Houston, to Liberty as
f.rst pastor: Father Thomas Hoban
from St. Joseph’s, Baytown, to St.
Si. Anthony's, Beaumont, as third
»’isistant pastor: Father Nehro
Srhroeder from Sacred Heart, Gal
veston, to St. Joseoh’s of Houston:
Father Joseph Sullivan from the
cathedral at Galveston to Sacred
Heart of Galveston.
Appointments: Father T. T. Car
onir of Port Arthur to Father
Hurley’s place at Annunciation:
Father Marcel Notzan. newlv or
dained, and Father J. J. Coffey of
the Catholic university at Wash- ;
.ngton to assistants pastorships at i
St Mary's o! Beaumont; Father
Angustinian O’Connell, newly or
dained, to the assistant pastorship
at Galveston cathedral; Father
John Geiser, newly ordained, to
assistant pastorship at St. James
of Port Arthur and to the chaplain
ship of the new Mary Gates hos
One-Man Booze Raid
Yields Many Bottles
(Special to The Herald*
McALLEN, June 13.— H. H.
Schildt, senior border patrolman of ;
McAllen, conducted a one-man raid
ard seized a large stock of assorted j
l-Quors near Alamo Wednesday af
Included in the liquor confiscated
were 84 quarts of mescal, 20 pints
of beer. 24 pints of Habanero. one
ration of raw alcohol, two auarU
of brandy, onr quart of Reno Nogal.
and one pint of another brand of
» l iskey.
H Ruiz, an alien, was taken Into
e. stody along with a car and a
Brownsville Woman
Grows Early Figs
The Herald has received a gift
of fine sugar fies grown by Mrs.
O H Miller. 1300 Jefferson.
The figs are among the first of
e season and are fine quality and
f p.vor.
Break one of these dainty, slightly salted
crackers . . . You’ll see layer upon layer of
tiny flakes. That’s the secret of their tender
crispness. And that’s why these delicious, fla
vorful squares are such favorites all through
meals ... especially with soups, salads, cheese,
and all sorts of spreads.
If you haven’t tried Brown’s Sal tine Flakes,
a delicious treat awaits you at your grocer’s.
, Made in Texas by the
omfort! I
Q :k new energy
in this' ooling xa, fe-up fooJi!
Post Toasties in ice-cold milk! Cooling as an ocean
dip! Delicious! Satisfying! The quick, new energy
food. Easy to digest—quick to release its stored-up
energy’ to the body! Nourishing hearts of corn, oven
toasted to crackling crispness. How gorgeously good
in fresh, chilled milk! How grandly good mixed
with juicy-ripe berries or fruit! Heads won’t hang
heavy when Post Toasties lightens the daily menu!
It’s an ideal hot weather breakfast—a sensible lunch.
Begin now enjoying the coolest hot days you’ve ever
known. Men! It’s the cool, quick new energy food!
The Wahe-upTbod
I These prices good at all VALLEY PIGGLY WIGGLY STORES, Saturday, I
June 14th: «
CT Tr^. A T? BEET, 10 Lb. Paper Bag.A *"]r* S
V-X JL V1V (With $2.00 purchase other Mdse.) Jt m
QT IfZ A "P Cane, 10 Lb. Cloth Bag. ztQf* I
vTx \.X\ (With $2.00 purchase other Mdse.) -A- S H
SOAP=.6c S
Shortening f^c;,....12c I
Cigarettes fff!ELS>. 23c I
Asparaguss'^IcU 29c |
IW esson Oil"-1 c*n 25c |
Blue Karo s Lt ^ 33c |
Birr WHITE HOUSE, n ~ |
IvlV^X^ 12 Oz. Pkg. A* C |
Corn Flakesro‘Tp“f,0,>i,,"0',,‘:.7*/2c |
Macaroni 7Mo°p°EIAt 4^c I
j Spaghetti SiT.,.4y>cS
ICERTO Boufc.28c 8
I Preserves i°^j»wse.pure'. 25c I
I Sardines "■ 9c fl
Ginger Ale ^rADRY 19c I
Cream •"J A'mo,,<1’.33cg
Cream 24c |
Roach Hives G» °r 29c |
Super Suds ites" 7*/2C j
These Prices Good at all our Sanitary Markets
I CHUCK ROAST, Per Pound.23c 1
BOILED HAM, Per Pound 50c I
Largest Net Paid Circulation in the Valley •
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