At Springfield, Ill., Oklahoma's
Governor William Henry ("Alfalfa Bill") Murray met Illinois' Governor
Louis Lincoln Emmerson last week. Later Governor Murray said he had
said: "We have a world of moonshiners in the hills of Pushmatana
County. If the oil ever plays out, we'll hook their stills to the
Said the Governor of Illinois: "I want to get in on that hookup."
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