The El Reno Daily Tribune (El Reno, Okla.), Vol. 46, No. 292, Ed. 1 Friday, February 11, 1938 Page: 3 of 8
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BRUARY 11, 1<
()ld Arm ( hail
IUH, Feb. 11— (U.B—Mi;
i. J W. Walklns are $r>:
•cause they decided to tils',
an old arm chair rathe
lowing it away.
Watkins and his wife wei
process of removing suin'
ipholstering from the chal
ind three $10 bills, A com
arch of that i>art of Hi
liere the money was loan
□ reveal more currency,
il days later they wer
ng tlielr Job of tearing 111
part. Mrs. Watkins pulle-
bills from tire stuffing 1.
Vatkins did a thorough Jo
intling the chair after the1
the second group of htl^
und no more.
Problem A Day
men can do a piece of woi
da\s h9 MklBI U M
liow many man OOUld l
h as much In y H7:> days |
10.5 hours a (Ity ?
len. Explanation Multi| |J
7.5 and 9.375 by 10 5; dlvli
Kind of 130 and 35 by atj
t A R H K (11 E
S A II C E
AT VOI R
e & Sanborn's
MI.ES t o.
2 lb. Box I8c
1 Maiz Niblets
n On The Cob Flavor”
2 Cam 25c
ITI.K HI TTKK
48 lbs. $1351
Z Tall Box 19c
...2 Boxes 25c <
Fry II.cm' Make *»!
Fellow lb. 5c
llolhiMi<><' I F W
r lb.10c .
puds 6 lbs. 2Sc
und.... lb. 18c
Furr *llo( Fat
SAT FOR LOAF
2 lbs. 25c
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 1988
/ EL RENO (OKLA.) DAILY TRIBUNE
. . . •
lalmlm Hfusor Honored
TRAVELS 2,000,000 MILES AT HOME
V .. . .
0m * h'
1 TltntllNt: t'OKKF.M'ONISENT
CALUMET, Feb. 11 Honoring
e tenth birthday anniversary of
drolni Ifeuser, Mi W I Plato
d Mis. Fennie Derrickson en-
tuniisl Sunday with a dinner
the home of liieir mother. Mrs
rhost oaled with the lionoree
d the hi,' ■ • i-iv Mis Norma
an Plato of Oklahoma City,
and Mrs. Arnold Heuser j
d famih ,,t h: Reno. Bill
■rrlckaon of Kingfisher, Del-
\ Plato of I os Angeles. Clalf..
rs. Mary Derrukson, Mr. and
■s W I,. Plato and son, Olen.
Mr. and Mi Hud Stas spent
lday witli the formers brother,
gene Stas, and Mrs. Stas in
Mr. and Mr Hoy I-aughlln were
nday dinner guests of Mr. and
•s Bob Johnson in El Reno.
Mr. and Mi Fa son and Clyde
arris were Sunday dinner guests
Mr and Mrs E. O. Evans and
Jupiter. Bonnie Marie
|lohn I an it Oklu-
na A. and M college in Still-
Iter spent v i-ek-end with
I. paid,Is M: Mr FYed
[ughlin. and family.
^In W N Palmer and Mrs.
lu Williams were overnight gufsts
lursdny o! Mr and Mrs. W P ;
plliam: in FI Reno
Jr and Mrs Herman Lohse ofj
tluhoma p-m Pandav with
latter's parents. Mr. and Mrs
E Steemod and other relatives.
Irs J h Cronk and family of
In " k-rnd Melvin Kennedy son- N <■ I()V J)1IS ||,ipli ( If
(tli tl nd crandpar- Buddy, Mr. and Mrs George Krn-
Mr and Mrs L T Flood and nedy, son. Leroy, and daughter,
ntiy i Mrs. Velma Clapp. Mr and Mrs
kfr " ......... of Okla- Oren Kennedy Mr and Mr C. a
Irna Pile s’viii Friday even Inc Kennedy, son. Carl, the honored
bh tbe f< nil' nother Mrs F. and hosts
Hlbher Mr Hlbber and da ugh
RMD ARE HEAVY
Figures Are Prepared To
OKLAHOMA CITY. Pel) 11—(UP'
—The state highway commission
has spent more than $1,000,000 on
United States highway 70 in south-
ern Oklahoma during the last three
years, Chairman W E Grisso said j
The expenditures include *732.-
332.80 in federal aid money and
$321,659.63 in state money for con- i
strurtlon and maintenance of the |
highway. The total Is *1.053.992 43
Every time I go Into southern
Oklahoma towns along that high-
way. complaints come to me that
we haven't spent any money on
| that mad,' Orisso said. "Oor flg-
\ ure.s are prepared as an answer to
| those complaints.”
The county by county expendi-
tures showed that In Choctaw coun-
ty in 1936. $41.389 14 was spent,
and In 1937, $38.576 99 was ex-
| pending for a total of $79.96613.
For Bryan county the figures show-
ed that In 1936 $18,254.32 was sprat,
and in 1937, $14.682 26. for a total
The highway enters the state In
extreme southeast Oklahoma and
lenves It In Cotton county.
Grisso also had totals for fed-
eral . aid projects computed since
he lias been a member of the com-
mission showing that *23.130.13767
In contracts had been let. Grisso
became a highway commissioner
Feb 21. 1935 and was elected
chairman Jan. 5, 1937.
HER OWN CHILD
Paul Freeman. 406 North Choc-
taw avenud. who has been 111 for
the past few days, was reported
Impraving today. _
OAKLAND. Calif., Feb ll-(U.R)—
When Mrs. Beulah Morrison of this
efty went through the rather un-
usual formality of legally adopt-
ing her own daughter, she brought
toi a happy ending one of the odd-
e.sg. domestic tragedies that resulted
fixrm the depression
Following her divorce from her
I ms band In 1927. when she was
awarded the custody of her little
dkiughter. Patricia, all went well
fbr a whUe until the depression
let 1930 made It impossible lor her
t*> earn enough to support them
; Under the circumstances, a mar-
ried sister and her husband agreed
-to adopt Patricia and rear her as
a member of their own family. The
neeesaarv court proceeding accord-
ingly was gone .through with which
invested in them all legal rights
for the custody of the girl.
With the passing of tire depres-
sion, however, the mother finally j
obtained a good position as an ac-
countant and in the end was able
to establish a home for herself.
The foster parents In the mean-
time had become devotedly attach-
ed to Patricia. But after a family
consultation it was decided that
Patricia, now 15. should go back to
To make It legal, however, it
was necessary for the mother to
bring legal proceedings for the
adoption of her own daughter to
set aside the validity of the first
SIIAKK SETS RECORD
SYDNEY (U.Rt — Skipper IV. a
grey "nurse" shark at the Sydney
acquarlum. has made what la said
to be a world record by completing
four years In captivity During this
time, the shark Is estimated to
have covered 106.120 miles swim-
ming round and round—a distance
equal to four times around the
S<ot Walks 120 Miles
i o Hav 60-Cent Fine
OBAN, Sc'tland, Feb 11— <U.P)—
Because Bootl't) law insists that
an accused person must either ap-
pear In court or be represented,
Robert MacMillan wulked over 120
miles through blizzards and on Icy
roads to pay a fine of half a crown.
He had sent a postal order for
five shillings to cover the fine,
but the court had to abldp by the
law and order his appearance or
"T have no money, and hav«
hud to walk night and day to get
I here," he told the court.
Yield quicker to
„ double action of
JUST WENT NOWHERE—J. A. Oliver, veteran engineman. esti-
mates that he has traveled 2.000.000 miles—around Atlanta. Oa.
For 50 years he has run a switch engine in the yards of the
Southern Railway, averaging 100 miles a day. Now at 70 he is
retiring and plans to loaf on a farm, though he does consider
taking an occasional tram ride. He is married hut has no children
Joey Is Missing
SEATTLE, F'b ll-(U.R>-Joey. the
seal, who for years was the pet
, Mr and Mrs Henrv Bougeno of ' very one on the waterfront.
spent Saturday evening with Mr ha* been gathered to his father*
. JZI ni»r> Broun ami son in He 'as found floating In the bay
Clarence Fckelberrv transacted and Mrs Olen Brown and son ^ ^ np of lh, plers No more
r°“*hom’CTy M**r ?- s rs isriits
[rhe Junior Ladies Aid society d»V afternoon with her daughter. ^
the Methodist church met with Mrs Everett Todd. Mr Todd and
px. John Snvder Thursday at family south ol town
home northeast of town Mrs Harry Blum was an El Reno
,t the close of the afternoon,| victor Friday.
Icious refreshments were served
Mr. 8nyder. Mrs Nelson Eckel-
rry, daughter. Laurel Ruth. Mrs.
Joey's favorite sport was to show
in i lie West Waterway where a
large r umb* r of fishermen were|
__ trolling j
ivmiiii HAII hi < <)» !»' With a iovnus bark he would!
NEW YORK <UP>—Four i.< 11 s spoon
* ~emj* - sis 2
14 years without having a passen- »*">> to 'hi surface, emit a sound
ger fatalitv in i train .< ■ i- ■ • ■""> 1 beer drop the I
Die next meeting will be with ^ rlod ^ ron.,>.,nl. poon ' <1 swim away to pull thej
° r r... . nmaonn olen AtUrfhM1 AT a I
iis, Don ild 1 • ■ ,»i and Charles
km. and Mr Ieo Mltrhel!
I«. Ed 8pear tW MM 0*01004
ftvti >• 1 iM"i Ciown-
I tlM week-rnd
Ih Ihelr grandmother, Mrs. E
have operated a total ol
290 150 passenger miles
,. , . else Another of i
i o st a! the bait off I
_ RON herring or|
FORT WORTH x ' h’ would get hooked.1
Hi M- Hi 1)1.1 and family automobile llcensi; with yum u ‘ '* w'lld m' like a baby]
Jr and Mis John Pritner and p|10ns number—that was the offer until the fisherman unhooked him
Ik O Sundav at ma(]P t0 port Wo th mctorisf to — I
BEthdoy diram honoring the John Bout and county tax ai ' Pilli". of Oklahoma
li" • Ivin and day >e*sor-collPctyr It adds a ’be week-end with j
I'luici Mi John Pritner (office work, but it make- i» Mr Frank Tilley 511
Cover •it, aiii for Mr and Mrs I happy," Bourland said _
North Choctaw avenue
i9 Mime men
Jw WBBha m a fl ■ * —
StKCft uyZ SumXcJutfit ter
Phillips 66 Poly Gas
Whether your idea • 4 winter
»pon it an afternoon of tobogganing
... of an evening of bridge... if i»
no witiicf aport io find youf cold
itMMor won't atari when you are reedy
to go home.
Now. there la an amazingly simple
way 10 end all cold-weather starting
rtnul l<: Just swm.lt to Phillipa 66
At the thermometer dropa, we keep
railing rhe M of thit vastly improved
winter motor fuel. Up and up goes
its effective volatility. Yet the ptice
stays the samel Not a penny more
for Phillipa 66 Poly Gas than for
ordinary low-test gasolines, because
Phillips is the Wogtn's I.asomt
PaoDucaa or Nati kal I1si.iiTust
Do W6 monn that you will get
ifihi '(■■■mJ tuning every tunc, even
if your car has hern out in liming
temperature for hours? Yes. That's
eaaitlv whit we mean. The high hit
ol Phillips Mi Poly Gas guarantees ill
So it you have an aye for sav-
ing* and service not possible with
ordinary low-tear motor fuels, look
for the Orange and Black 66 Shield...
where yea gay nothing ixtm for the
extra high test of Phillips 66 Poly Gas.
Phill-up witli Phillips for IkSUud 5tOXliuQ
FOOD PRICES are LOWER
in EL RENO
This basket in Safeway’s window
gives you the facts
LIST OF FOOD IN BASKET
Tomatoes -‘I—No. 2 Cans
Delicious Apples l*Box
Libby’s Peaches No. V/\ Can
Ruby Catsup 2 Bottles
Shortening 4-lb. Carton
Crisco 3-lb. Can
Posts Toasties 1-Box
Jell Well 3 Pkgs.
Foigers Coffee 1-lb.
Airway Coffee 1-lb.
Oxydol Med. Pkg.
K. C. Flour 10 lb. Bag
1936 Feb. 1936
1937 Oct. 1937
193d Feb. 1936
Fresh Florida i?
EVERY DAY IS BARGAIN DAY AT SAFEWA1TS
See n Ground— J.|Jj
Knou- H'a Frrah'
Chrck Our Saving* rtaltv
Pork & Beans It;
Our Evvrv Larjfe
D»v Price PkK.
Mammy I mu 10 lb.
Fancy Hulk Sack
KxOh Fancy 3-lb.
Whnle (.‘rain PkK.
6 for 15c
2 Doz. 27c
2 for 7c
10 lbs. 12c
Ohios • Triumphs ...»$1.85
KIT( IIF.N CRAFT
79c SL $1.45
FRESH FISH mm*
P HUT BUTTER
HAMBURGER F75 te"-
2 lbs. 25c
3 lbs. 29c
2 lbs. 25c
2 lbs. 25c
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Dyer, Ray J. The El Reno Daily Tribune (El Reno, Okla.), Vol. 46, No. 292, Ed. 1 Friday, February 11, 1938, newspaper, February 11, 1938; El Reno, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc920537/m1/3/: accessed February 20, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.