TRANSPORTATION: Pedestrians Lit

If you are driving through Delaware at night this summer and find the highways glimmering with bobbing lights, do not mistake them for fireflies. They will be pedestrians. Last week Governor Clayton Douglass Buck signed a bill making it a misdemeanor for a citizen to tramp the highways after dark unlit by flashlight or lantern.

The Texas Legislature last week followed the lead of many another State, repealed its antiquated speed law which prohibited vehicles passing each other on highways at more than 18 m.p.h.

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