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ued From Page One) — showed Hauptmann a pay which be said was hi*. Q You got that money from this employer? A. Yea, that's the pay check for March. Be turned over the yellow check thoughtfully in his steady fingers. ‘That’s the pay check for March,” Hauptmann explained. Tmat would be at the rate of $100 a month?” Wilent* asserted. “It would have been MO if you worked one half a month," the at torney went on. Q. The check is not for $40 is it? A NO. Q. If you worked one day less than one half a month, they should have taken off $2.66. But they took off $3.S3. That wsa too much? A. Yes. Cheek Is Evidence "I offer the check in evidence,” Wilentz said. Q Now you worked two more days in April? A. Yes Q. And you got paid $3.33 a day? A Ye*. He identified the pay check for those two days and it was accepted in evidence. Q. Now you cashed that check at the National Lumber and Mill Work company? LA. Yes. That was the lumber yard where the kidnap ladder wood was traced by state experts. Q. You were employed there at one time? A. Yes. Wilentz. changing hi* course, sud denly introduced into the proceed ings the name of the Morrow Estate maid who committed suicide as sne wa* to be questioned after the Lind bergh kidnaping. A _ « q. Did you know Violet Sharpe. Q Did you know anyone who knew Violet Sharpe. q. you had never even heard of Violet Sharpe? A- There were stories in the news ^CjTTmean prior to March I, 1932. A. No Q You never knew anyone con nected with the Lindbergh house hold dtIot to the kidnaping? WUantz wa* attacking the defend effort* to throw auaplcion on Violet Sharpe and other Morrow and Lindbergh domestics. The Interrogator next produced Hauptmann’s large account book. Q. In May. 1932. you bouglft a radio? A. Yea. q How much did It cost? • q You bought field glaase.s? A- Yea How much did you pay? A. $126 q In July. 1932? A Yes Q Before you bought the radio you had a Vlctrola in the front room? A Yea. q. Did you put money in the Vic trola? A. Poaibly I keep the rent in It. q. i mean lota of money, pack ages of money? A. No. Q Didnt you put the Fisch money in It? q. Didnt you have $6,500 from Fiach? A. Ye*. Q. At any rate, early in 1932 you had no money In the Vlctrola? A. No. q unt it a fact you opened the Vlctrola in the presence of Fritz Hahn and there were two packages of money on the top? A. No absolutely not. <grinning). Q You *ay now that when Mr. ' Hahn wa* in vour home in April or May. 1932. you didnt open the Vic troia and he saw the bundle* of money** Bruno Enjoys Answer oNo (laughing tone ) q Didnt you tell him he could not go in the bedroom? A. I can t say that 1 said it. q. Didnt Mr Hahn ask you about the money? A. No. Q. He <udnt? A. I really cant say he was ever In our house. WUentz then drew from the wit he had taken the Hahns to ftyc Beach and itopped at the Hauptmann house -I reallv can t say he was ever in our house.” he repeated. Q Mr Hahn is a good friend of yours? A* Yes 1 Q He dont owe you any money? A. No. Q. Do you remember saying to Mrs. Hahn you were giving your wife about $1,000 to go to Europe. A. No (still smiling.) Q will you say Mrs. Hahn was ever in your house? A. I can't remember. q. Will you say she wasn't there? A. Maybe when I was out— q When you were there? A. I don't remember. WVntz. his voice graduaUy rising to a badgering pitch, pressed the witness to sav categorically whether or not he had ever invited the Hahrn to his house, but Hauptmann said be could not recall. WUentz turned to the friendship between the Hauptmanns and the Hahns. Wilentx asked if Halm ex claimed about the expensive radio. I “You are making a story, ’ Haupt mann said. “Well eee about that,” Wlientz itpUed Q. Didn't you signal your wife to jump up when a witness was on the stand? A. That s ridiculous. Q. Weren’t you told to change vour story about the wood Monday ? A. No Wilentx swung to another line of attack, that of his alibi for the kid nnap night. Q Who told you to change your Iatorv and tell about the dog? A. Nobody. I found out about it myself. Q. Never mentioned it, did you? A. No. Q. Never said anything about walking the streets with a dog? A. Z remember it afterwards that I think of it. Q. Why didn’t you think of it then? A. 1 guess I know but Z don t think it was important Q It wasn't important. The only important thing in that extradition proceeding was whether you were in the Bronx the night of the kid naping as you testified or In Hope well a« New Jersey claimed? A. Yes. Q. So it was important, wasn't it? A. Yes. 0 Seek to Market The questions, shot rapidly at the quiet-spoken defendant, turned to the market transactions. Q. You sold short, did you? A. Yes. Q. Did you buy put and call? In other words its a hedge? A. Insurance. Wilents went into the technical details of puts-and-calls, winding up, "you learned all the tricks of the trade in Wall street, didn’t you?” He got no answer from the wit ness. Hauptmann, smiling, corrected Wiiemz that he did not lose but won “a few dollars" on put and call. Q. The only money you put in was from Ftsch from furs and from your bank account? A. And a mortgage. Q. You deposited hundreds of dol lars in silver change? A. I’d like to explain to the Jury. The large amount of silver, the state contends, came from the change Hauptmann obtained by passing ransom money. Q Where did you get all that silver? A. It was a mistake. eameumes on the slip, the deposit slip, when I write it down. I get the bills down below the line where it reads silver. Q You mean that some of the deposit slips show silver but what we call silver were really bills? That right? A. Yes. Wilents produced the deposit slips. Q Take a look at this it shows coins $186 A. That is wrong. It means bills. You can't expect to carry $200 In silver in my pocket. Q. But Isn't that your handwriting on that slip? A. Yes. But I never carried that much silver. Wilents showed him another slip. Q. You put the bills in the right place then? A. No, that's aH right. Mistakes' In Deposits Another deposit slip was shown him and again Hauptmann said it was all right, the bills and coins being in the correct place. A red blush suffused the carpen ters face as the questioning pro gressed Q. What's this $8 in bills 812 in coins and 180 check? A. That's all right Q. Now here $62 in bills $12 in coins? A. Yes. Q. Here Is $12 in coins. A. That means bills. Q. Between bills and checks? A. Thai is bills. Q Another — coins $84. A. That's a mistake. I didn't pay so much attention to the fig ures how I wrote them. One after one Wilents showed him deposit slips in his handwriting showing large deposits of silver. Hauptmann seemed to be getting confused and his explanations be came more Jumbled. "It should be bills. It should be bills,” he repeated monotonously as he looked at the deposit amounts he had marked beside the word "sil ver' on a deposit slip. Wilents hammered questions about a counterfeit quarter among tha deposits and Reilly protested. Tlic Justice advised Hauptmann he would have "opportunity to answer.' Q Here is $200 in bills deposited in September 1932. You weren't working. Where did you get the money? A. Pom the fur business. Wilents and the defendant contin ued th« identification of the de posits. the attorney general citing many com deposits which Haupt mann said were mistake# Can’t Remember Wilents showed Hauptmann a $12 coin deposit. Q. You didn’t deposit $12 in coin in all the years before 1932? A. Whet s that? The question was repeated A. I can't remember. There were two deposits of silver, one $12 and the other $10. both made shortly after the ransom pay ment. Q. Where did you get that sliver? A. Some of the money out of my trunk In the house. Q. When you had the $4,300? A. Yes. Hauptmann explained ms wire nad complained at the small bank bal ance in their account and he had dipped into his money trunk and took out some money. You can go over all dem slips and you will find no more than 112 In silver,” Hauptmann volunteered. Q <12 and $10 aud $10 is $33. though, in nickels? A. I didn’t have a nickel shop. The jury nudted the deposit slips carefully as the questioning pro gressed . While the Jury studied the deposit slips as court paused for a con ference between Reilly and Wllentz. Hauptmann pored over his large fi nancial ledger which had been giv en him on the stand. Q. Did you deposit $750 in gold In the Central Savinas bank? A. Let me explain I went to the strong box (safety deposit box) and took it out and deposited it. Q. You took the $750 In gold bills to some place exchanged for other bills and deposited In the Central Savings bank? A. No. Q. That was March, 1933, when President Rooeevelt called In gold? A Yes. Hauptmann turned the pages of the book, while Wilentx stood at his elbow, waiting. Q. That's your book Isn't it? A. Yes Q. A book In which you kept ac count of your stocks .your dealings with Plsch? A. Yes. all ol it. Q: You kept the book for your own information? A. Yes. Q You didn't keep It to fool any one? A. No. Q. You weren't trying to hide any thing from anyone? A. No. Q So It’s a true and accurate re cord? A. Yes, but not all is In it, Q It’s a true and accurate state ment of all that's in it? A. It's not correct. Q. Everything in it Is correct but you left something out? A. Yea Let me explain please. Q. If your book »ys $12,000. It was $9 500? A. Y*». That * correct Q. If you wrote to the Piach fam ily m 1934 and said you put up $12,000 worth of stocks, was that a lie? A. No. Q. But you had put up only $9,500 stocks? A Yes. Q You did put up $12,000 m se curities? A. Yes, that's correct. Q. When you wrote to Isador a family after his death did you say anything about the stock you bought for him? A. No. I did not. The defendant launched an ex* Sanation of the stock dealings of sch. He said the little furrier did not make enough. Hauptmann sug gested that he buy Plsch s Interest for twenty per cent of value and the partner would participate 50-50 on profit and loss. Tisch said O. K. * Hauptmann concluded. Q When did you and he start tbit account where you were to put up 917.50b and be waa to put up 917.500? A. October the end of October. 1933.1 Q You never bad any etock dealing* before October, 1833? A. That waa the 90-50 account. Q. How about the account in which be had 30 per cent interest? A. That really never got started. Q So Pitch waa never in the market prior to October. 1933? A Oh, yes. Jit waa In m 1933 Wilentz changed the subject and ask ed if th* wltnaas had bought a canoe and taken hunting tripe after the kid naping. The witness admitted he took one trip. Q And you weren't working? A. No. Wife Quit Work Wilentz reviewed the tripe of the Hauptmanns to California and Florida and th* purcnaae of the 9400 radio since 1933. Q. And your wife quit work too? A. Yea. in June. 1932. Q And you made only 9200 aluo* ae a carpenter? A. Yea. Q. Your wife was disgusted at yoc quitting the job and you went and put money m the bank? A. She wasn t noliertng at me. Wilenu led Hauptmann to his ar rest and the circulation of ransom bills immediately preceding. Q Why. because you needed the mony? A. Ob no 1 didn’t need the money Q. Why did you put it In circulation? A. I thought 1 wouldn't take the check ' from my stock account so I put this money into circulation and uaed it. Q So you took the money because 1 you didn't want to take it out of yotn j stock account and you had living ex P«n»M? A. Tea. Q. When you and your wife went to buy her shoes you took one of th* bills? A. That's correct. Q. Before, when you needed living expense money, you took It out of your I stock account? A. That'* right. “Altogether 1 put In circulation, I ' figure, from 13 to IS bills,** he con cluded. Q. For your living expense*? A. Yes. Q. Prior to that tune you should have | taken the money from your banking I or brokerage accounts? A. Yes. Q So then whenever you needed j money you dipped into that money and took out a bill at a time? A. Yea. but I took 4 or 9 bills at a ! time. Q. But you didn't take it out just l to cash it. to get it changed to other ; money? A. No. for living iexpenses). Q You didn't take th* bills out and cash them Just to get rid of them? *8011*1101 Up far Trip* Q Why uia you ucpusit *soo during [August and Septemoer. 1834 when you ueeded money for expenses? i A. This banx was closed and I opened in another bauk in Mth Street. Hauptmann explained that at- opened an account in a Mt. Vernon bank in I September. 1994, to build up "little by ilttl*” a fund to go to Germany. His wife, he said, did not know about the account. Q. A special account. A. Yea. 1 wanted to start a special account for our voyage to Oermany. 4 You weren t worried about having enough money for that trip? A. Not worried, that a r.gut. But if you take a trip—if you buud up uttle oy little, you aon’t (eel it so much. Q Bui you had thousands of dollars m September. 1134. Thousands? A. In my stock account. 4- You didn’t need money in Septem ber you had thousands? A. tt was easier to build up little by little than take out $1,000 all at once. 4 You only used a Uttle of the money t ransom j? A. I was going to return the rest to Mrs. Fisch. Q. You took about $300 of gold certi ficates and was going to give bock the rest to the Fisch family? A. 1 got U from risen. Q So you intended t» return the 3.-\ of the gold to the Fuchs? A. Yet. Q Then why did you spend the 13 or 13 bills you took? A. Fisch owed me. Hauptmann then explained be divid ed the money Into two packages, one of $3,000. and tbe other of $13.u00 "to be on the sale side.*' He eeld Fisch owed him that 93,UQO end he wanted to be sure of getting that money. He was afraid Fisch • orother would refuse to give It to him Q. What were you afraid of. What. was the trouble? A. Because their wasn t any written between Fisch snd me. 4. What trouble were you afraid of? A. Fisch a brother. Q. What trouble were you afraid of? A. Ht wouldn’t believe me. 4 You would tell him you had his mousy? A. Yea but I didn t have any eiipe or : records. FUch owed ms 13,000. Might Talk’ Q You were go.ug to separate the j $3,000 and give them the rest A. No. But if I gave h.m aU the money he might talk about It. Q. They asked you to tell what Ptach left in this country t A. Yes. Q And you answered a couple of old trunks with nothing in them? A. Yea. Q- Why did you hide the money in the trunk? A. Somebody might come in. I bad ’ to hide it somewhere. 4- Why didn t you tell Pitch's broth- i er? A. I jras going to write end I got ar rested. Hauptmann said be wrote one letter end was waiting, before writing again, for an answer from the first 4. Yesterday you said you didn t; write because Flash's brother was com- j lag over? A. That was my answer. 4 Now you say you didn't write be- i cause you didn’t get a reply. A. You are wrong again. 4. As a matter of fact you knew at! that tune you were planning to return i to Oermany? A. Oh that was plan over a year al ready. Hauptmann eald he plenned to write | Fisch'* brother explaining he was bring tng beck all of his effects. The trip was planned for IKU be cause. Hauptmann said, tus mother would be TO years old 4 How you had $4.300 in a trunk la i 1831? A. Yes. 4 And you always kept money m that j trunk? A. Yas. 4 You always took off some money j to Mde away? A. Yes Q You always had money in the trunk. A. Yes I spent everything. All the money was invested. Q Ao you didn't always have money in the trunk? A. No Q How much money was la that trunk in February 1833? A. Gold certifies tea* I Q How much? A. I can't remember. Zt was aU gold certificate*. Q. Cant you state about how much you had? A. 9750 about in gold certificates. Q. What etna? t A. That's all there was. Q. How much did you have la there December, 1932? A. The same Q. How much In June. 1931, if you can rtmembtr, A. A little bit more than 91.000. I ex plain It dls way— Q. Just a minute. Do you want to cornet your answer? A. That’s correct. Bad of May I took out ll.SOO and in Jims it put it back. Wllenu walked over to t # -tagd holding a ahaaf of ransom letters m his hand as ha returned questioning the ! witness. Q. How, June 1. you mid you had a Uttla over 91.000 in the trunk? A. Tea. ___ Q You had more In May and took soma out to buy the mortgage? A. About the end of the year. Q. In May 1932 you took out 91.500? A.' I put It in furs. Q Anyhow you took 91.500 out of the truuk at the end of May. and what did you do with that? A. I put It in furs. Q. That left you on the 1st of June with 91.000 or 91 500 in the trunk? A. Yes that's about right. Q How much money did you have in the trunk April 2. 1932. A. M.300. Q. So you took out between 12,000 and 93.000 between April and June, 1932? Can't Remerooer A. I don t remember exactly. Q. The 91900 you took out (or the fur*, you deposited that where? A. I Rare It to risch. WUenti read from a ransom note "because this kidnaping eras planned for a year already ’’ He continued with another "this kid naping was prepared for a year already." Q You've heard those two expressions and your statement about the trip to Germany "oh that is planned for a year already .'• Is that your method of speech?’ _ A. 1 don't know any other way. How would you say it? Reilly objected and said WUenta had asked no questions during the discourse He demanded that Wllenta follow up with questions about the ransom notes The interrogator. Reilly asserted, had tried to give the jury an inference that because he planned a trip to Oermany a year ahead there was some connection with the ransom notes. k Trenchard directed the record on the disputed questioning be read. While part of the record which had been taken from the court was being brought back. Wit entz took up a new line of interroga tion. Q. When you were arrested did you say you didn't turn in the gold certifi cate* because you were afraid "they would hook you up?" A. I don’t remember There were so many questions. Besides it wasn't my money Q. You were is this country illegal ly. that's why? A. Yea. Q That's why you changed your ac count to your wife's account? A. That s another reason Q Didn't you tell the authorities you didn't know where there was a federal reserve bank? Can’t Remember A I can't remember my answer. There was so many questions. X cant think that fast Q And all the time you were say ing that, you had been into a federal reserve bank already to deposit gold? A. I didn't remember first. The question* were interrupted for a reading from the record of the pre ceding queries on Hauptmann s expres sion that the trip to Oermany was "planned a yaar already" Q. When you were asked about the federat reserve bank, after your arrest, you said you didn’t know where there was a federal reeerra bank? A Yd. Q And now you tell us you did know where the federal reserva bank was? A. Yes. later I remembered It. Q Didn't the authorities say to you "why didn't you take this to a federal reserve bank and you said you didn't know where there was one?" A I can't remember die Hauptmann said he had 9690 In gold in a safety deposit box and 9120 at home. ©. well you Knew tn* wivj m goia coins you had tn your home you knew that money was Just sc bad and ti lers!? A. No. I read from Mr. Roosevelt somethin* that It would be all right to keep $100 tn gold © So you kept $120? A. Tea. Wllenu had the witness redeserib* how he counted the ransom money and separated $2 000 from the main pack age of the money. Q Where waa that $2 000? A. I put It on the shelf with a board across Q You put up a certain number of package* with peoer over them. They had $1 000 In each? A Newspaper Q You got to $12,000 then to $13. 000 then to $14 000 what did you do with the odd money? A. T wrapped It. Q So the last two packages were leas than $1,000 where did you put them? A. On the shelf Q What did you put In the wood’ A Part of the first $1,000. Q Did you count the money you put in the board” A. 1 count It yes Can't Remember Q How much did you count’ A. t can’t remember. Seven or eight hundred dollars. © Once you put the beam up to tha wa*l vnu didn't disturb It again’ A No Q in July. 1931. how much did you have Id the trunk about $4,300? K Yr* q in July 1M1 now how much did you have then in that trunk. $4 300? A. July’ Q. Yes the time you took the trip to California A. 1 don't know. q Now what did you do with tha money you had in that trunk, when you went to California? . „ A. I put tt in a small satchel and left it with my uncle in Brooklyn._ Hauptmann said hit uncle dldn t know there was money in It.” The furni ture waa put la storage and "a few things left with the uncle.” Almost $4. 000 was in tha satchel. © You needed money for the trip? A. I took tt out of the bank. WUents In hla Questions brought out that Hauptmann did not resort to the garage hiding place used for ransom money. Not in Trunk The wltneea said he used a tin bo* in 1933 for valuables at home. ©. When the police came to your house there was not a dollar, of money In that trunk? A. No Because it waa gone. © Bo you didn't always keep large •urns cf money in that trunk? A. No. © You remembar Mr. Prank testi fied your brokerage aocounta was about $1$ ooo? A. About right. ©. And his testimony was there $9,000 In bank deposits? A. That's hla way. Thera wasn’t that much. ' Because It’e this way. You hare $3. 000 in a bank—1 take out $1,000 and put It to work. I buy stocks or fun. hater X put the money back. It la the same money in the same channels." he said. This la tha “repeat money" Haupt mann a counsel urges a* an explanation of the deposits the state claims came from the ransom. ‘ If vou follow my books, from the time Mr. Plsch left, you will find no new money was coming in.” Hauptmann explained. • Q. How much did Pitch lorn la the stock accounts? A. About $15,000. IB November. 1183. he was about even. Q How much did you put ta? A. Very little. There waa 10 aharee— Q. How much cash? A. $2,000 or $1,900. Q You took soma pan of the ran som money for your living expenses? A. I never had any ransom money. © How about the bills you were •pending tn August and September? 1934? A 1 o dn t Know It was ransom money Q. But you did spend 1th did yOB? A. Yea, I know now Q Then you did toln mom money out of your acoounta for your Uving before November. l«3? Q Q vui you ataad os your books? A. Tee. Q WlU you stand on the fur ac counts? A. No. Q. WiU you stand on the statement 12 000 was all you got from Plsch? A. No. Q So you won't stand an your books. A. To a certain extent. Q WiU you find me any item in that boos or yours which showa Plsch put in 115 000? A. It's not special marked. Q. WlU you show me one line In that book which shows Plsch put in any sacra than that *2.000 ha did put in? A. Plsch. he kept some books. Q. So you ve got thle book ehowlng the stock acoounta? A. Thle Is only the 83.008. O Does It Include the Ptaoh account? A. It includes the Plsch account but tn my name. Q But you haven’t an account of a •Ingle other dollar from Plsch? A. No. Q. Its your book. I didn’t write It? A. I wrote It. q When did you do meat of your fur business? A. I’m not familiar with fun. Q Not familiar? A. No Plsch he took care of these Q pitch put tn most of the money, you put In 81.500 or 82.000? A. Tee. _ Wtlents brought out that Hauptmann spent money on financial papers and once spent 820 for a WaU Street fore coat. ^ ^ Wtlents turned to the fur account sec tion of the book. Q. Show me when there Is some evi dence when you got profit money out of furs? .. ^ ^ Hauptmann studied hta ledger book, while Wllenta directed that copies of the acoounta be supplied to the de fense. A Tes. there are. Wtlentr asked the witness to reed off the fur proftta listed in the account book "8500 8408. 8437 TO. 3380.” he nod off. Wtltntz supplied Hauptmann with a pencial asking him to write down the fur profits The defendant wrote three and then asked to see the book again. “There to a couple more." the defen dant said. Hauptmann gave the total as 81. 735 50. “That’s one month.” h# added. Wtlents objected and Belliy asked that the remark be recorded Justice Trenchard called the noon recaee. rul ing the answer could be given after lunch. FINAL DANCE (Continued From Page On*) had been caked to present the floor show as one of the features on the dance program. The hotel pttk) and the banquet roots will be decorated in the na tional colors, Daugherty said. Another phase of Brownsville a observance of President Roosevelt’a birthday to scheduled at the Metho dist church Wednesday night, where a Union church program has been arranged. The program is to be non-sectarian and everyone la Invited to attend, it was announced. The program will be divided, the first part to take place' at the main church auditorium where a musical program will be offered and Rev. O. C. Crow- will deliver a short message and the latter part will be held In the League room, and will be In the form of a social Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts will take part In the program. The principal address will be deliv ered by John Mvrlck of Harlingen. A free-will offering will be taken during the program. 90 per cent of which will be turned over to the Brownsville Associated Charities, and 10 per cent will go to the president’s commission on the study of Infan tile paralysis. The Rampo Radio shop has in stalled a radio at the church so that those who attend the program there can hear the president's message at 10:30 o’clock. City Briefs - - Mrs. Volney W. Taylor arrived Tuesday morning from Washington. D. C.. where she has been for the past two weeks attending a meet ing of the board of directors of the Oeneral Federation . of Woman's dubs, and where she was a delegate to the Conference on the Cause and Cure of War. •’Guerlain” perfumes now avail able in small bottles, for the first time in Mexico, at The Basket Place. Matamoros. The exclusive Guerlain Importer. Adv. The Wednesday night baseball ; came between the Kiwanls and Elks has been postponed In order not to interfere with the President’s Ball Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Dennis and children of Edinburg were visitors in Brownsville recently. Cabinets, Fixtures, Millwork. The Geer Oo. opposite Brownsville Ice Co, phone 1125—Adv. Mrs. Katherine Strmgfellow, and I two daughters. Misses Nan and Katherine, spent the weekend in Pharr as the guests of the formers sister. Mrs .Marian Benway. Miss Marian Hedrick. Mrs. Benway s | daughter, is also visiting her. Johnsons electric floor polisher ! and wax. Gsrxa Hardware, 639 11th at.—Adt. Leonard Trimble of Port Isa bel. spent the weekend with his sister and brother in the Trimble home here. Turquoise and Royal White enam elware. Every thing for the kitchen. Brownsville Hardware. Adv. The Brownsville Herald carriers were guests of John Panning, man ager of the Capitol Theater, Mon day night at a showing of “Bright Eyes/' starring 8hirley Temple and James Dunn. Growers Praised On Fruit Fly Campaign HARLINGEN, Jan. 29—How Val ley people have %!vcn up their peach, plum and other trees which are hosts to the Mexican fruit fly in order to protect the citrus fruit industry in this section was told at San Antonio recently by N. O. Berry of the U. 8. Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine laboratory here. His talk on the co-operation of Valley growers was given before the Texas Entomological society. Hound* Trail Man HARLINOr.N Jtn. »—Blood hounds Tuesday were put on the trail of Carlot Oonzalet. sought by police for questioning into the wounding of Joe Cibrere here Mon day night. Cabrera was shot <in the hip with a load of birdshot from close range. Record Catches Being Made On Brazos Island Waters near the northern tip of Brazos island continued to yield ] their ample supply of fish Monday . and Tuesday, alter record catches < of fish over the week-end. One significant factor of the fishing is that a large number of commercial pole and line fishermen have been fishing at the Braaos Jet ty daily, selling their catch to fish houses at Port Isabel. One of the record catches of fish was reported by Rufus Ransome and George Houston of Brownsville. These two veteran sport fishermen gigged approximately 75 large floun ders in the surf on Brazos Island Monday night. Others gigged small er numbers, and some flounders were caught on bait at the jetty. “I have fished in the Gulf ever since I have been here, but this is the first time I ever gigged floun ders In the Oulf," Ransome said. Bill Leonard of Port Isabel re ported ten reds caught early Tues day. Other hauls included BiH Carlisle, two reds, four flounders, and one trout; C. C. Wentz and party, 110 fish including trout, reds, and flounder; Bill Campbell, two reds, four trout, four flounder; B. P. Payne and Harry Kenser of Follette. Texas, 17S pounds of reds, trout, and flounder; Bill Lyles, 16 flounders. The Valley is rapidly getting to be fish conscious as good fishing is made available to pole and line fishermen at the jetty, and even in week days as many as 100 persons may be seen fishing there at a time. FATHER OF 2 (Continued Prom Page One) once in the middle of the back and once In the top of the head with the bullet emerging above the eyes and tearing away the front portion of the head. Attorneys late Monday completed selection of a Jury 'to try Clark. Members of the Jurv are: W. R. Goodwin. Clegg farmer. August Geffert, George West far- ‘ mer: Albert Burrell. Oeorge West farmer: Robert Dowd. Oakville far mer; F D. Johnson. Houston Oil Company employe of ML Lucas; Ed Holland. Three Rivers ranchman; Sam Pinto, south Live Oak County ranchman; Sam Kasper. Oeorge West farmer; A G. Walton, Mikeska farmer; C. G. Kidd, farmer living eight miles east of Oeorge West; T. J. Francis, farmer residing six miles west of George West; and John Dove. Oakville farmer. District Attorney Cox qualified all Jurors for the state on their willingness to impose the death penalty, indicating the state will ask the extreme penalty for Clark. Defense Attorney J. P. Taulbee of Georgetown qualified jurors on their willingness to acquit the defendant If they felt a “reasonable doubt" as to his guilt. Clark’s brother. Walter L. (Bud) Clark of Austin and a negro ex convict. William Reed, are also charged with the Dobbs slayings. Charles Clark obtained a severance from the co-defendants and they obtained severances from each oth er when the case was first called for trial on January 0 in the reg ular term of Judge W G. Gayle’s 36th Criminal District Court. A mit trial was declared by Judge Gayle on January 11 when District Attorney Cox collapsed in the courtroom and was placed under a physician's care. He lias now fully recovered Crowds See Pictures On ‘John Deere Day* Hundreds of Brownsville people visited the peeking plant of Mc Davitt Brothers here Tuesday for “John Deere Day." during which moving pictures and demonstrations i were presented. More than 100 persons saw the i first moving picture, presented 1 shortly before noon, and even larger i throngs gathered in the afternoon Tuesday. The picture was brought here by A. D. Weyland and B. F La wing, factor representatives, from Dallas. It showed the John Deere tractor and other farm machinery being made at the factory, end then show ed the equipment in actual opera tion in the field. A demonstration tractor was brought along by the two factory men. who are traveling in a large truck with their equipment. They will appear at Mercedes Wednesday, and Mission Thursday, i The visitors were met at the show by W. E. Me Davit, and P. G. Scott of Harlingen, another representa tive of the John Deere companv. Am mg ti|* visitors were two .Vil en in the Valley on vacations They are Mrs. Florence Spencer Whelan of Wisconsin, and C. J. Aneson of North Dakota. Final Rush For Poll Taxes Is Anticipated A last minute ruth for poll taxes will develop Wednesday and Thurs day over Cameron county as it is estimated that approximately 4.000 poll taxes will be sold on those two days, according to Information in the office of Assessor-Collector Ralph T. Agar. Approximately 1.2tK> poll taxes had been purchased through Monday night and It Is estimated that the county's voting strength will be around 8,000 before the sale Is clos ed midnight Thursday. The Brownsville and Harlingen offices will bs kept open until late hours Tuesday. Wednesday and Thursday according to announce ment by the assessor-collector. In addition to the La Peria. Brownsville, Sail Benito and Har lingen offices, an office for the sale of poll taxes was being operated at La Paloma Tuesday. Affr expect ed to operate a sub-station at Los Presnos Wednesday. Series Of Deaths At Houston Are Probed HOUSTON, Jan. 29. UPh-Harris county grand Jurors Tuesday inves tigated the deaths of four members of the Jones M. Bullock family dur ing the last two years. Chsrscti with the death of one of the Bullock children are Mrs. Dora Bullock Frost. 48. mother of tl.ree children and widow of Jones Bullock, all deceased, and her second husband. Oeorge Frost, 40. former Insurance sale&mam I ... TODAY’S MARKETS 1| MARKETS AT A GLANCE NEW YORK Stocks heavy; list down in dull dealings. Bonds easy; secondary loans decline. Curb lower: trading quiet. Foreign exchanges firm; gold currencies recover Cotton quiet; liquidation; Wall street end foreign selling. Sugar tower; easier spot mar Coffee tower; European selling. CHICAGO Wheat weak; monetary uncer tainty. ... Corn weak; sympathy with wheat. Cattle steady to M tower; top >l3 Hogs slow, steady to 10 lower; top tTBO. NEW YORK STOCKS NEW YORK. Jan. SB. u<P>—Ttto Atmosphere in most financial mar kets continued somewhat murky Tuesday and about all that aacurl ties and staples did was to grope feebly for guidance _. While a brisk rally in foreign exchanges helped to steady hot!: stocks and staples, equity buy ers were timid and sellers nervous. Prices, on the whole, were virtually unchanged in the stock list and the dullness was so pronounced that the creeping ticker tape only in frequently broke the silence in the boardrooms. Prime bonds were narrow and secondary loans again were a trifle uneasy. Shares that edged moderately higher Included those of Douglas Aircraft. United Aircraft. Interna tional Harvester and Deere Among issues moving a shade In either direction were U. S. Steel. Chrysler. Generwl Motors. Bethlehem. Santa Fe. N. Y.. Central. American Tele phone. Consolidated Oas, U. S. Smelting, National Distillers and Standard OU of New Jersey. Market factors were little changed from the previous session. Specula tive forces were still confronted with a confusing combination of circumstances, including the recent erratic tendencies of foreign ex changes, the related pending gold clause decision, the battle in con gress between the inflationists and anti-lnflatlonistr and possibly un expected administration moves. NEW YORK iTOCKS Sales in 100a High Low Clow A1 Chem6eDye 5 135% 134% 135% Am Can 16 112% 111% 113% Am Stl Fd 31 16% 16% 16% Am Sug Rel • l 62 62 Am TdtT 35 104% 103% 104% Am Tob 7 80% 80 80 Anaconda 24 10% 10% 10% At TAcSF 54 46 % 44% 46% Baldwin Loc 8 5% 8% 5% Bendlx Avi 18 15% 15 Chrysler 94 38% 35% 35% Con Oil 16 7% 7% 7% Du Pont De N 26 93 % 93% 93% Oen Asphalt 4 16 15% 15% OE 136 23 % 33% 33% Oen Fds 6 34 % 33% 33% Oen Mot 128 31% 30% 30% Goodyear 21 22% 31% 21% 111 Cen * 7 13% 13% 18% Int Harvest 34 40 38 % 39 Int T&T 44 9 8% 8% J Mam 35 50% 48% 49% Keni’TJcott 30 18% 18% 16% Mo Par 2 2% 2% 2% Natl Stl 2 47 % 47% 47% NY Central 41 17% 18% 17% Penney JC 9 69 68% 68% Radio 26 5 % 5% 5% Sears 26 34 33 % 33% Soc Vac 33 14% 13% 13% S Pac 41 15% 15 18% Sid Brands 30 17% 17% 17% SO NJ 36 41% 40% 40% Stude baker 246 3 1% 2 Tvx Corp 11 19% 19% 19% US Ind A1 4 38 36% 36% US Stl 86 36 % 36 36 Warner Pic 8 4 3% 4 WU 33 30 % 28% 29% West ElA'M 48 37 % 36% 38% Wool* 38 58 % 52% 53 NEW YORK CURB NEW YORK. Jan. ,29.—— Curb market stocks moved sluggishly Tuesday. Many ordinarily active Issues old not appear on the tape during the first hour. The trend was definitely down ward. including metals, oils, utili ties and industrials, but loaaea were tmall Among thorn selling lower were Bunker Hi!* At Sullivan Lake Shore Mines and Wright Hargreaves Pittsburgh Plate Olaas sagged 3 points under light offering. Dicto graph lost 1. and smaller declines occurred in such issues as Bherwin Williams. American Cyanamid “B. Electric Bond At Share, Penn Road. Distillers Corp.-Seagrams and Cre ole Ptroleum Swift At Co., gained a minor fraction. NEW YORK CURB Cities Service 15 l*fc 1*4 1%; El BAS 19 «'• 6 < Ford Ltd 6 I'i 1*4 31* Oulf Oil Pa 1 36 !4 56 H 56’4 | Midwest Ut 16 >* H H United Oas 3 IS 1% —■mm.—■ —.1 NEW ORLEANS COTTON NEW ORLEANS. Jan. » <**>— 1 Cotton opened somewhat easier al though Liverpool came in about as i due as tha starling exchange was :: awhat firmer. First trades showed losses of 3 to 6 points wtth | in March at 1234. May at 12.36. July f at 12.38 and October at 1237. May I I and July gained a point soon after tha start but lost this gain almost immediately and the price level at tha end of the first half hour ahow : ed net lessee compered with Mon day’s close of 3 to 7 points. October showing the maximum decline. Tha market became quieter as tha morning progressed and prices fluctuated rather nervously. After easing off to 12.33 for Marcia, 1233 for May and 12.20 for Oct., or 9 to 7 points below the close of Mon day, In sympathy with outside mar kets, there was a moderate rally on shorts covering. March Unproved to 1234. May to 1239, July to 12.41 and Oct. to 1231. or 2 to 5 point* up from the earlier lows, making the price level near noon 3 to 1 points down com pared with Monday's close. .. NEW ORLEANS FUTURES .. NEW ORLEANS, Jan. 29.—*>— Cotton futures eloaed steady at net declines of S to 5 points. Open High Low Close Mch .. 1334 1237 1232 1233-12 May .. 1236 12.42 1236 1233 Jly ... 1238 1243 12.26 1239-40 Oct ... 1237 12.22 1236 12YON Dec ... 12.37 12.37 13.34 1134. FT. WORTH GRAIN FORT WORTH. Jan 19. <#> l Demand lor grain was moderate ‘here Tuesday. Receipt* wheat 1 care; corn 20 and *orghums L Delivered Texas dull ports, ex port rat*, or Texas common pout*: Wheat No. 1 hard I08'%*llf%. Barley No. 2 nominally 90-92; No. S nominally 88-81. Sorghums No. I mllo per 100 pounds nominally 313 213; No S mllo nominally Ill-Ill; No I kafir nominally 300-01: No 3 kafir nominally ’98-203 Delivered Texas common points or croup three—Corn No. 1 '*Mtt Mexican 103%-103%; No. 3 «Ke northern 113%-114%; No. f ywKW 107%-108*4. Oats No. 3 red 82-83; No 3 red 61-83. CHICAGO GRAIN CHICAGO. Jan. 39. ^—Uncer tainty as to the validity of invent mntt fold clause abrogation over shadowed other factors at the iratxi market opening Tuesday and price* sagged fractionally. Opening %-% lower. May 98%-% wheat later held near the initial range. Cora started at %-% de cline. May 82%-%. and eubeequent ly went lower. GRAIN CLOSE CHICAGO. Jen. 29. <*)—ClONng grain prices: Open High Low Ctoee Wheat— Jan (unquoted) May 96%-% 68% 96 93-86% Jly 97%-% 68% r% 87%-% Sep 88%-% 88% 86% 83%-68 Corn— Moll •••« 88% May 82%-% 83% 82% S2%-% Jly 78*i 79% 78% 78%-% Sep 75%-88 76% 76% 79% Oats— 1 May 49%-% 30 48% 48%-% Jly 42% 43% 42% 88% Sep 40% 41 40% 40% Rye May 86% 87 88 88% Jly 86 68% 85 66 Sep 63% 65% 84% 84% Barley May 75 •••• •••« 18 ^ Jly •••• •••• •••• 68 Sep FT WORTH LIVESTOCK FORT WORTH. Jen. 28. (*>— (U. 3 Dept. Agr.)—Hogs: UNO; truck hogs mostly 16 lower; top 7.65; good underweights averaging 150-180 lbs 6.00-780; medium to good butchers from doubtful terri tory 4 00-5.75; packing sows meetly. 23 lower. 7.00 down. m*" Cattle: 1.800 commercial. 100 lov-^ ernment: calves: 1.000; good fat cattle scarce; general trade ail claaoe cattle end calves fully steady, weighty fed steers lacking; one load well finished 2-year-old 9.76. other desirable medium weight* 7.76; good fat cows up to 4.80; butcher sorts around 2.78-3.26; odd head weighty bulla up to 3.76; ono load good to choice lightweight fat calves 6.75. Sheep; 800; fat lambs weak to 35 lower; feeder lamb* strong; medium grade fat lamb* 6.26-7.26; feeder lambs 5 50-6 00 CHICAGO POTATOES CHICAGO. Jan. 29. UP)—(U. 8. Dept Agr.)—Potato**. dull, supplies liberal, demand and trading rather slow; Wlsconsh round whites US No. 1. 1 90-86. fin* quality JO; Ida ho russets US No. 1. 18*57%. ^n* quality, large 160. US No. 2. 1 20; Colorado McClure* US No. 1. 2.00; Michigan round whites US No. 1, J8. Truck Markets Carlo! shipment* of enure United State* reported Monday, Jan. 26 Grapefruit: Art*. S. Calif. I, Pin, 29. Texas 40. total US 76 earn Oranges: Aria. 3. Calif. 136. fin 49. Texas 3, total US 346 oar*. Mx citrus: Calif. 2, Fla. 29. Taxes 4 total US 34 cars. Beans: Fla. 1. total US I car. Mex ico l. Cabbage: None. Cabbage: Arts. t. Calif. IT. Fla. 2. NY. 42 Texas 14. Wis. 14 other* ». total US 97 cars. Carrots: Aria. I. Calif. 34 NY 4 Texas 3. others 3. total US 54 can. Greens Calif. 4 Fla 1. Texas 1, total. US 8 can. « Mx vegts: Calii. 45. Fla. 3. Oi'J Texas I. others 2 total US 56 car*! Mex S. Peas: Calif 3. Fla. 3 total US • cars. Mexico 2. Peppers: Cuba 2 cars. Spinach: Calif 1, Texas 4. total US 5 cars. Tomatoes: Cuba 1. Mexico 14 Lower Rio Grande Valley ship ments forwarded Tuesday morning, January 28: ' Grapefruit 40 orange* t. mixed citrus 4 cabbeg* 13, mx. vtgta. 8, carrots 2. spinach 3. parsley 2, pota toes 1. total 72 cars. Total* to data this season—citrus 2580. vegetables 3211. mx citrus and vegts. 14 total 5818; to same data last aeaaon—cit rus 1364. vegetables 1974 mx. dtrus and vegta 13. total 3353 can. Representative price* to truckers paid for Valley citrus and vega tables. Monday, Jan. 26: Grapefruit: Boxes US Comb. 1JI 1.40. small sins lower Bushels US Comb 65-750- US NO 2* S5-65c Oranges: Boxes UB Comb 1.80 2.10. few Templet 2.25-2.36. Bushels US Comb 1-1.0. few Temples 1J6: unclassified around 90c. Broccoli: Per doe bunches few 85c. Cabbage: Bulk psr ton around 130.00. / Carrots: Per dos. bunches 334-350 / Potatoes: Bliss THumphs 50-lb sacks US No. is 1-1.10. 14 in. min. 90C-81 Spinach: Bu baskets few 180. San Benito Plans Features For Ball (Spsctai to The Herat 4) BAN BENITO. Jan. »*~-”Jass mania described aa a new creation in the art of tap work, will ba of fered by the Garrtbrandt School of . dancing a* one of the features of ■ the President a | Ball Wednesday night. It was announced Tusaday. Miss Betty Garrtbrandt will do the "Russian Boyar.” Dancing will begin at I o’clock with music furnished by Lee Prauae and his nine-piece band. The floor ■how Is scheduled for 10 p. m. At 11:30 the president’s address will be heard over a radio installed at the | San Benito club for the purpose. Carl Hamilton, general chairman , in charge, reported Tuesday that .tale of tickets In San Benito has been excel lent, Hamilton is assist ed by Joe Taylor. Bob Collins. W. W. Wilson. Leland Parsons and Marshall Gauss.