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U. S. GUNBOATS!
ATTACKED BY BANDITGANGS Yaogtse River Patrol Has 37 Skirmishes With Pirates SHANGHAI Mar 12. /P—Seven ganboau lamprsag the United StL'.es Y argue river patrol have teen the targets of nor. less than thirty-seven bands attacks sac last July American naval aotbar: t» here revealed today During tbe same period armed v-f': MMM e.cr-_. - da! the roving hands of Brigands, with tbesr an event, rusty, maaaie-lnadxg cannon eaperge vxtoraoca frcm tbe many bathes along the I MO tortuous wide* of tbe Yangtze between Nan king. rapcil of China and Chung king. deep in the mtenor. Scores of bandits fell dead be fore the (me of readme gun and fhrre inrli rifles manned by Amer ican bluejackets. Countess ethers were wounded, hat as accurate check of the dead and mjiced nev er was made because surviving bri gands isvarabl; earned off tbe The American patrol did not wea ther the last eight »<eth« on scathed. however Samuel ck-.-s of Brooklyn. X. Y seaman on tbe •runheat Goans, was killed last July 5 in a battle between a band dm battery and the Gas and three Brush gtmboais near Yo ebew. Two British saUcrs were Patrol ships of ocher suf fered a scailar unprecedented xusm her cf attacks in tbe last eight tfwfla More Chare aree Ap» - If i ah or Chmese warship jomed Amsrxan vessel as hiasttag away a sher* battery SAN BENITO • Contrzsed frees page Ik ed lor the trial It bad bees filed for the trial of Jot Rabaga aropnsnl- E=as charged mb ed for ti* Shuar case. S>an- was aadmar officers ta searctuog for the slayer at hs sis ter when be was suspected acd arrested. Caref al rearrargeasent of the bed after the murder led to teas hone sespec-ed acd arrested. Likif* Jk; Ok Tbe jsry a the k Aider case against J car Rabaga. 3r~: amrrlle sac charged with tbe slaytcg of Xa mrm y-«»i -a. here Scs Years day baa sec returnee a terdact after besag «s 21 hoars at xamc Thurs day ane gadacatacps were that the However. Jadge Geo. C. Wester tea... saad be hoped a serdart awsid be learned jwoseSirae ’odaj He dad sac xnexase how ax« be aitenoed to bde tee ysy xa case a Texdact facet here. bags- stood 2 brs doorway *-<*> ssoc Escas.; la vsen tae latter barred ba treasc aac shouted -*c a*/ ■tar a tapoRe over a proposed garae cock £g=t: Queen Theater To Show Twice Weekly T vr Paa..s shows as BfrjwrmifSe, the Qae-rz. azse Capost zrsaz the «-'it apea-c :»c> Says a wee* after March IS. aad jasrid «t tane anew: a week at use dSaracaC. these wwofttf te jMte. The Qaecz. wzBL wham ewcri Sat urday aac Ssndaw wmtZ farther nocr» acr^fcng to Safer C Far it was for jneaL ^«ar* Bzwwrns ■nl>* jcad.-g showlacase- neroetf and operated ter mdepenoea: shaw ajrr. arttl Pantx parrhased s ns reaert mean Tne Capco: 3 now the jeaa:.rf theater ta the ctj 2 » coesiderec one of the best a iKk Texas Business Area Is Swept By Flames k SAN ANGELO March IT—jP— Five tKLtt^i were raxed and kw faai:rt at S&DQO was last nigh: when tlarara swept a large part of the totea area cl Ctiae cot. county seal of Crane county. Origin at fie lire was un known The Odessa and McCame; hre deptrunau basteotd to Crane Cttv s« ajd in checking the T-ames which raxed an structures oc one ode at a basmess block. Airport Article In Christian Monitor A >ojt*iy article describing 'the local iwsmnpi airport, and a deep focr-co-axa iHastraaon showing an atmew of the field, appeared in the March 6 issue of the Christ tan Science Monitor, pub^shed is Ber.at. i.oe «r.ice was wniten ararf jj-e tTtew; ration lurmsned by H G. Jr, Vafej newpapertnaa. 1 I - •MARKETS!1 V Y. STOCKS NEW YORK. Mar. IX >P—Stock prices turned heavy alter a sjgfc: b seggy opening today Softness of the rails spread to the s^rls coppers and utilities, and a lev spena>nes were singled cot lor preswwe. but trading was <*n^ The reduction m Mew York Central s dmdrad rate reined dis cussion. at similar action by other prominent systems arse moderate jg.I.ng went forward m this r"1!* Central dropped 3 points to a new low. whJe Atchison Pennsylvania Baltimore A Ohio Norfolk A West ern and Union Pacific lost 1 to X Pittsburgh A West Virginia an in active. :?mbird 9. Instability of copper prices di rected the attention of bearish pro fessional*! toward those shares. Ana conda lost more than a point acc American .Sgafhmg X WestK^hocsse Electric also sagged a couple of pntnta arc was jotnec by Byers ant Standard Gas A Ejeetrac U S Steel American hater Works. American Ttiephoce. ^adio Electnc Power A Light Betrue boe. Genera. Electric *«d r~»<* dipped a pouit or no Iniersataocal Telephone and Ass near. Interna - heavy. Auburn Aate Carbco broke three Sas was stead? X. O. COTTON NEW ORLEANS. Maris 12—Jf —Cotton had an active though JJ*r oprniBg^tBdsy. Liverpool ca ed owing » weakness a Egyptian Krc trade* here showed losses of 19 to 11 points which was was hoc a SaL response to the decuae a L-verpoc. The market socki ranted 2 to i poets owing to goad trade baying at the decline. May trading ai IC 79 and October at IIXX Toward the end of the first hoar the market was r-ead? asd near A prrrate Vv York consumption esnaate for ^hraary the txaZ for dnmme m:r« ay. p-q bales. Wage this figure was lew than January the daily rase of 39196 bate was^jxghgr than the peevcois The British board of trade returns for February issued tigs -yw-r^-g later m the t'nz£, need with heavy trad* bujhi* ^y Chicago and New York 2Ker ests and by Liverpool May graded ap to lilt JtLj so 1U9 and Octo ber » H OC. or 19 to 31 pnr-. « above U* early jams aad C to 9 v y. eorrox XFW YORK Marti U—f— Cortac coened steady today 2 to 4 pattts lever ic response to wear ness a I^ierpoot and active aeZacY •"■Mb besms wrd Liverpool Thgr «jo ns a renew*; of !s; aad local se!i=* whlra*tTpr? ably promoted by the international ca^OB K*taacs ?hcaf the worSds ton far the Zxsz h»~e of -h»c at inm ba>s compared *t!j ilHJM far the ta «nntff J *tti Jaly. IS3Y Trad®* cactai.aed aettve after the epenhsc »sth of !«r-=«5 absorbed by corertaY ate trade baytay as the deeiar. At the etc of the £nc -■*:» hxr Mat ccssracts were seZirsy at W2» and Or-y U ^L «r abctc t so 1* KANSAS CTTT LIVESTOCK KANSAS CTTT Mar iZ I*—XT 5 ^ A ■ — K"0^3 a MC. 2Exrl'^ act* »e steady to to i_Y~er than VMdc Cat:> l**: calves. *»- yvi. MJd^aetfmTSMW^M tVi* oewy 4oAit t-*>rs r^c-fec S«M* stoctar aad feeder aeeers «t5-lt3 Of Midnight Job CHICAGO. March 12—**—Two Chicago turn were kept vorog erertanae Mac eight m «p:> of the fact hric-giPff. vos extremely dell trae v cr cfcg This is bow happened Two men aglted x*.o the tailor shop ef Lean Hirsts, drew pesuhs berried Edward W. Fence, the Zimmerman mto a rear room. took tbes- aoorr gad thesr loosen and walked away Trial On Charges Of Murder Begun SAX MARCOS March 12.—<**— Trial of A. J. Wsaberley. 61. of Wsaberley. a small town near San Marcos, on charges of merrier for the siaymg of Riley W. Plant, wealthy real estate rr^n of gan Autocue was set to begin here to day. On the day of the kilhny Plan: was due to have beer tried on charges of assault on Wimber ly's daughter Heimuth Herbo>: driving pas: the scene of :be sboot ing. was killed by a Kray bullet from Plants gun. MATAMOROS Mayor and Delegation Will Arrange For Street Paring Work Roberta Guea. sayar at Mau matxm. atrampar eg by Lr. Liaardi and Law Bndoc. -?f; Mausoos by aatocndbue for Yirxa Wed nesday to cooler »sa tbe focemor rexarcap tbe Matamoros partes that tbe contract for tbe pt.tg of the pnr-npa. streets m tbe border cay viS be signed ana avarded soon as tbe rcseZt of tbe conference. tbe eny secretary revealed that tbe city planned to pare tactically aZ of tbe most important streets and booSeTards If tbe ccotrac » stsoeg m Victoria. the state caxtal. work. viZ commence tanned'.atrly.. The Mataasores d-*e®atioc. pru ned uc remainatf a* Victona 2r* or six days. State Supervisor Lauds Department Mac Berner MaZacy. taaas; sapemacc at Heme Economics ECi uur. of Use S:a:<r Department of EdyrataoE Tinted tbe Br-vantZr ■rboofa; recently, and praised the Miss Myrtle Jeming- ss bead off tbe Hone Eooocarje department off the hick achtxv. and has screed in this capacity for sererai years. The repemar Massed tbe class es off Mbs Jennings and Mrs. Jobe Banter trmtzlyic* and shoved evades* off * ~ ~. oe the part off both' Idas Mallory stated, is a pood spam off cooper s'- the department »ng both are Interested in their *ad vere racer for rj#*es CGBcenmc ft® ca dea ... Downward Trend In Chicago Divorces CHICAGO. Marna C—j»—Dl cocrt af_aciies axe twitr - Hv *'hard taae hin«'. ; b^“hf'Z? "*** has bees dzll pas' fr*e jsncrrr *“r* =•** bees a steassy domEma. if”3*1 a dsckned b? It. 3 >„riis>:n.x cifrt of t** sun—tar «wn and Tinea; O WaJaaYe-rr ihe tarr. wan Ie the .'r —«3ddST Frarcar-^ 3* »* camber cf md? Sed 31 *ise ten ccesns mas i«r tx ssx per c=sr ** tfe? ‘T fee the perxx. a year eg? But Eddie Lingers On In County Jai! SAX AXTOKIO Macfe li_ Tbe ^druara: staff of the SAa Ae Mnao ETfaxg Vr? tocar sect tx» So Eddbe Barr l»il for lefamg to reeeml arfsnua taac to tbe graad jury as cccmccxc. wgfa the reported tdsarag of tmo Hr Eto Birr Daks Ccwntr ^ TbZLc*^" vazjmim, J**2 - 3T tba Our Am? are gooc amt liarrr assgypreter; save pee itr^ dR-Erry m a beH of a preexaermt Wai* ** mere wnfe you. Saa Ae tocuo Erescn^ Sems staff* City Briefs I ' I. A »wc*escd trxm rtmAm Emyle Andcm*. 11. leader of a juvenile bar.d of b«»rj^a’-s ia Sprs^® fiei4, Ms. was aeotewced to 10 year* hi tfcs stats oM<.ttri«l scbasl tar glrla at Cteiiaeotee, Ho. Pioneer Financier Dies At Houston HOUSTON Marti! ras Sbeair Race. 75 pwoeer finan cier. died at Ms Masse here loda? after a km* iiisesn Mr Race ns chairman off the board of the doom Xaiacoa. bane here. His father. Fredenec A chtartts m :*aC» when Hocuses was a tillage was erne of the bonders of the fed railroad a tha. them a raw section, the Houston aad Tex as Centra.. Parsley Popular <Bt Staff CcrTwpcaJfErt HARLINGEN Mar 11 —Paisley » rapidly hewmat a popular Val ley product, arcardacg to sfiappecg fjyares released tods:. A total ai CB can hat* been -r-p pec free, the Viir w» fcn the Southern Pacific lift?-one fey the Missouri Pacific i__. ATTACK VICTIM RZiATES STORY Threatened With Veterans of Foreign Wars Will Hold Meet ^ Tbr ^ Burtswraljar dtmffja ^ flf ttar TODAY and TOMORROW tfacmt(di/s&s X ™Emr tiuii THE MOST IMPORTANT PIC TI BI ^ EYCK PKOBEICEBwww Also NEWS — CARTOON — COMEDY TODAY TOMORROW 1<Mir Re#* Friend £ Will Tell You Watta Cut: tYmi mil! also like! ! Oar Short I Subjects I fOMLDl Ml 1 sot ad imrw j COMING SATURDAY ONLY mmu a Special Mira lug. 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