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MOM, IT A ft, HOPE. ARKANSAS ASSIFIED ttltTO Oftfft* fcij Btforo Public at loo RATES g.w MM 4,80 1.1.M 8,00 15.00 DISPLAY . ?5a p»r Inch We pit Inch KOo pet Incb 4tov* or* for tint lrr»flu!or or »ltln- ,, Iht oftt-dov rof*. iw «HJv»rllimo wpy i jintff 8 ».m. 1« 'th*' flpurn MMh «« heui«i rtumfewi Muni at to ON *3431 owr of I otitntlSh od oriMKfby OilllHINO Nlmw, r«w( Mon Ib l>ubllih*r lint M«n«i*r *l (poyobl* In od- • In Hop* ond * < ^t and ... .28 ,., 1X00 . Nevada, MIIlM coun- 1.40 j.40 4,90 118 , *>vt,, Chlcoao I rK I? D»ttolt lnq , Inc.,' I60U Monek Tonn,, SOS Ttxo» ( SAO N, III,; 00 B, ( Y!) IJ63 2, Mich.; Crty % 01 IN Auocioittl PrtMi it •mliiiU M- tor m total ntwi primed in ..... V -w*ll 01 oil AP ntw* irviedi Offered (lunllty rontncl dm Phone t-20H or For Rtnt r»«W. 204 Babb. TrfttRK rnom *p*rlmant. Nicely furnlmhffd, KlPotric box. mil* Oonncr, Mr», A. ft. 22-tf 3 rwi»i», with prlvnln Dlnl 7-.1IR4 ooni J'llvulf linlli, I'llviili- Allle fnii, I'fcan flrovc- bolll, AUo bedroom 1002 K, .')i'l, Apnrl- 80-fil PolHkal Announcements Th« 8t«* It fttithortttd to •nnounee that uw following *rt esndldtUi for public offle* •ubjeot to th* action of the Democratic primary elections: for Tax Aaaatior CRIT STUART , N'I-W Allantn Top Radto Programs NKW YORK (JH — Friday: MHO.' 7 Bob and Ray; 8 Mnrio I,;in/n Show; 8:30 Music by Manto- v;irii, 0:1 "> Pootry In the Night. CMS f) Robert Q'» Wnxworks: ASSOCIATION '<"' M "''' c l ilrl < J USA; 8 Bi« Time Vur- W 1 Pet " lv ' K: '' f) St ' ;V(! Allen Show.' AHC . 7 Top Guy; 7:30 This is Your t'FJI; ! Newntand Theater. MHS - 7 Symphonic Strings: 61 47 40 SI S "I .558 tin «»«f Circuit Clork OARRETT WILLIS R. A. (Speedy) MUTSOM for R«pr«««nt»tlv» TALBW FKILD JR. :"> I rifl l •17 B2 /1(i 4 .Cll 1 rUK'MS And linlh. Lntgfi I lilnck w«'»t of hlxh J'rivwtp hiilh W, Avi-. U, J ruliiini'i-.i, V-:H7I), 111! -.'ll nnd Kprnnd »«ntl ||.2S ynrd, Ornvol wvnlliible, Koy Ilnrnmoni 1'liono 7-2080, JO-1M Notice WATEIWKKON JJICN, Henl fold wutermftl'itii out whore the crlcknU find kuly did cnll, 2l£ mile* Knsl on 07. JJIek-KrwIn. 24-01 For Sal* lEAimFUL quality Ilolntoln Hi'lf- cm, *7ft up. Mutation Mink, $.1fl up. Volghl Furim. Lonilra, Win —Allninn./Tcxn*. fl-ist 1'HKK rpcnod JCIhm'lii Fresh from orcluinl «mth W mill* wont on (17, d«y, rind wiiler, $100, »ft down, $B per nmrtlh. T. N. nelew. V-IMHll. .'I0-.1l J.HHJI) both tub, Invulory, nnd coin With ritlliiK*, KxeelUmt n, Uiul 7-ailll, :U.;H ft, Nur«e deepfH-e/,!', Hluillo !ilnl(, wrrrmd hinul bHekN. V-S-m Dint H, Klni. :u-oi 0(H) bnli>R brliiK rut, llde bal Oxnn. V'rldiiy m John II, Him-ow. MH hny now m prcft.H ut ul Halurdny. -HIH, ;i).2l Wanted fro Lease fnrm wHh 120 to ,100 nnVoTliTr 3 yoat-M or longer. Pleniio «lvt- full doNcrlptton ond n mount ot ftiiU |tor ypnr, Will pwy »M) Uonug to ownor, WHlo Mnrlln •WlUI.»m«, tJfl Magnulto Struct, Hot SiM-lnntM. Ark, a4«ot Trial of Reds in California Continues LOS ANOKl.ES l.4'i - A Jury wu.t i contlnuts (lellberaUons today on if f*tte of 14 CnllfornlB Coimmi- For Count/ Judge CLAUD II. BUTTON U. O. CJAnRKTT For Sheriff C. COOK For Aldtrmnn W»rd 1 R. C. (Bob) DANIELS JOIS For Ald«rm»n W*rd I PRCD JOHNSON Dwiairr UIDGDILL For Aldermiin Ward I n. L. HETTIO l..'i.il nlfjht'ii re.iultA; t.;ttlc ni;r!t ||, All.'intn McmphlD-t. Ilii intiijitiiirn Ndrtlivllli' ill New Orli r; in. T.'iiijjhf . H.-HTHM: Mltli- IL.rk ill HI C'liiittiiMoiiftit at New nt MifEj||f< I'l'fl, 7:.'iO fir:icli! Fields Show; 8:03 Ma- K.T/iru- Theater, K.'iluriliiy: NIK.' 7::!0 a. flis in-or. n. m. rn. Howdy Doody; l.i-i's Pretend; StAta 8ttnnt« TOM J. SILVICY DH. P. C. CROW Chancellor (Plfit Divlilon. flth Dl»trlct» WESLKY ilOWAHO A. P. STKKI, For Connrnsn ORKN UAItnia COTTON BTATE8 Niili.'hi-/, Pin.- Bluff Kl I)i,r;n|o lint Hp, C;rren< I LEAGUE W I, FVI fi« :(."i .mo HI -10 .1104 r>:i 411 •IK •I!) 4!) 4(1 4!) rai SO.i 50(1 40.') 371 340 Baseball PACIFIC COAST I.FA(5UF 4 Portliirul :i 8i'iittlo i! Snn Dloxo fl Sncninn-nto 2 I. ON AnH«>li!« 4 Oiiklnnd 1 Snn' FrnnrlNfo II lloll.vAvonil 0 AMKIUCAN ASSOCIATION KUUHIIM City 4 C'hiirlr'«l<iii 0 MllwiuiUci- I) Coluinluii 4 Indliiniipulb II St, Pnul 2 Mlnnt'dpuUN 5 l.onl»vill ( ! ;! SOUTH KIIN ASSOCIATON Mill.- ll.u-k II Atliiiitu n MtMnphix ft lUrnilniihiHii :i Moliili- II ('li(iHiiniH,|;ii II NiiHhvilli- iit Ni'w Orli-itiiM pn-ilpon- oil TKXAS I.KAC.HK 'Diilliis :i Sim Antonio 0 lUilltitoii 2 l-'nrt Worth I) CH.v (I Sliii-vcpiirl 4 (I IliMiiniuint '> WKSTflHN l.KAC!UI ; : Dos Molni'« I Wk-IUlii II, 10 In- City 11 Piit'blo 5 4 Lincoln ,1 Colorrtilo Sprlnus I Oninhii Mciidliin 7. Niitchc/. (I. Clivcnwond Moimii.- :!, Hot 1'lnc '.'., KI Bluff 4 ^crldian lit Hot Sprlnfjs Niitehr/ lit Pine Hluff (irei'iii'llli- at Monroe (ircoiiwdrid at Kl Donuln NATIONAL LEAGUE Ni»\v Si. L AMERICAN \V«' York I'lt-vcl. ,nd II,, .Ion 114 511 ".17 52 5(1 41 ,'i!l 2tl LEAGUE .VI "id 411 an .•in 42 40 411 55 III) 74 41 44 44 411 •II! 5(1 fil 05 .Utit! .024 .5711 .531 .510 .427 .51)1) .51111 .Mil AI!'' 10 a. rn. Junior Junction; MBS! II ait; Junior Junction, MBK i ball Mi',:i (>aine of Day Network' I: "P'I |i in. New York Yankees nt, Si. I.IMII, Hrown.i. Hospital Team Returns to Hope Tonight Hui Springs' Army nnd Navy IIospM.il tfiiiii will return to Hope lomuht ;it II o'clock for another KIIIIH: with the I.eKlonruilri-s. Doi/ij; the Inn-linn for Hope will be Don/. Steven:. Three i;;ime.<] are on thr local Card i.exi week with the Rod River When to Wean Those By JOE STETSON * Dog Editor I probably would not have mot the ninn if It hadn't been for the conductor who in checking tickets asked "Mow're the dogs today?" That's all an enthusiastic dog owner needs and since; this one next to me was raising hi.s first litter of puppies he took advantage of the opening to launch a ! full dearriplion of the breed, age, number of pups accomplishment* , of the parents and finally tin | coclniiMness of tho pups which were j incidentally, only two weeks old. It's peculiar how bcinj; a good listener will establish confidence and encournge questions more quickly thnn pretense at knowledge When he had run down a little he began nuking questions and Inviting my opinion on some of the problems which had been bothering him. "When do you suppose I should wean these pups?" he asked. Weaning time depends upon so many things that a good answer mu.''.t be very comprehensive so I prepared him for a long story. If you are intending to show, or work a bitch, I told him, it is j Prides roming Monday night and j £'"! l ". . W 1 nn the pups early so I.envy Schalk's Cnmden team will be here for the festival, on Wcd- OUT OF DOORS with .•II): 1 . ..'tfill i tours, sponsored by in- cliiNli-iiilisl Chi.rlcs J. Glldden, were prpulai in the early days of the automobile as a means of testing Mil the 'liutomobile and the driver over ii sp.H'Ifle course, but with no iici'ent on .vpeed. nesday night. On Friday the Nashville' Tubs come to Hope for the final contest before the lengue playoff. Ruling Favors School Board MOSCOW Ifl-Pnivdn today bit lerly attacked U. S. Ambassador Ciedrtii- Kenrian—without mention- nil! his name -- for protesting. aiiainsi a Soviet poster picturing I Russian planes chasing American! Him alt. Jn a lengthy edilori.1l by its load- Inn political writer, Y. ' Viklcirov, the Communist party newspaper alM. accused :i loii|> list of Ameri- i'ap pulilical leaders and U. S. niiiga/.ines and nexvspapers "v. ar montjerlMK." The poster, displayed in Moscow in connection with Soviet Aviation l-lay last Sunday. referred to the bitch can be gotten back in shape more quickly. At three weeks, therefore, it is a good idea to start supplementary feeding by teaching the pups to lap a bit oC warm milk. Since bitch's milk contains n higher percentage of Butter fat than cow's milk, a little butter or oleo melted in Is good — or use evaporated milk. Goat's milk is excellent. I When the pups are lapping well 1 they can be taken from the bitch 1 sometimes as early as four or five weeks. It is always a good idea of course, to let them taper off slowly so that the bitch doesn't Ket caked breasts. I have sometimes seen bitches with their teats badly chewed up. There is no excuse for allowing pups to stay with a bitch long ' to cause this kind of mu- with the accompanying self or hasn't sufficient or milk for the pups they should weaned as soon as possible, ii not switched Immediately to a bottle or another nurse. Figure on supplementing at four weeks and weaning at five, and whatever you do, make it possiblo for the bitch to get away from the pups when she wishes. Even the most loving mother enjoys some respite from the brood once in a while and perhaps a bit o£ social life. (Distributed by NEA Service) Don °f lilatic pain. In rbslies between U. S. and Soviet planes in April, lOfiO, in the Baltic ai-eii, in November. 10, r il, in the Halkaus, and the same month in the Far llast. Kennan protested against the poster and refused to attend the Aviation Day show. SPANISH RANGE LEE WELLS •w*: •VNorsis Returning ttiili mn limMy rial Kins (0 HID luMlin-luHIl III CttUtol Mill. Itlul.HU lEnililull Iliuli hu liuut i-unlUfiiliHl. lil.i dlil ttvi'Aiheart, Mi-liinln VV,H| to un- iulu>r, iiri) »|K-iii ion voai» HI iiiixtni nvri- Wtrcss Wonted IU>«, Apply Jn Top ll»y'< Cuftf, 4 lulled rust , -,-»—y. f , .,.«._ Wonted of the ijrnluh waltrew. Htwst girls oue more. itv.tho too, Diamond Apply C«t». and Mr*. aatt Uh ooiiftplrlttM to attvoeuio iifww of thtj Kuvwnnieni' by Thu efl«« wcnr to the Jury of wotnen iind four mvn yes ttfter fedprnl Jml«» William t. 'Mnth0» jtnve two-hour lpn« h»- «huetkm», Tho trial h»« lasted «lx tuonth.s, tltt> ltni)je«i on record In U, 8. Dislrk-t Court* of Southern Ciilifornlit, FaillnK to reiu-h u verdict, llu- Jury NVU.N locked up until today, Much defense tt'Ktlmuity• und HI- KUrnvnt* were to the effect thttt the Cuiuiuunlttts did not nucviMtai'ily « violent overthrow of ;for Sola , thin Hardwood »ted on 309 tw All Of whole . -• In event of conviction, maximum penalties for the H detoudni would b« five years In prison Hiul 9IO,Uv)0 fine each, under the Smith Aft. The defemlnnu are \Vlllium Schueldernian, stale chairman of the Communist piuty; Philip M. <»lm»> Connelly, itiitor of the P«?o- iMe's World; his wife, Dorothy JlfBley, swiftwry of the Los An- M-lus County CummuuUt pitrty; YalW, Carl Rude Lambert. °Ro»'« Chormn Kusnlt». Ai Richmond, Otto Fox, Henry Steinberg. Starvus Stack, Frank K. Rector, Frank Carlson awl Ben Mary Qernadette Ooyle. orj»|ir»aUy tm!iet«d with the group, J«W btfen granted a delay of her aii* 1 >»c«u«« of « heart ailment, 8h» formerly was u member of tho Cammunist party In San Fran- The consumed leach, the and early IU titliiii-in. iiUvll ilnlka IHIU;O <ti\t. Ma Knndoll ilnlka hU old riipiiiv mill Rivtiovr, I.i-i'iii.i. Mrliunc ullll lit luvo will) Dliilao, bt'iia him In L'O •way, lu IICKIII life mn-w, rU^wlicre luit IIP rffiimln* «ili\iiii\iit. Ho lln«l« K i>lAinivli »(iji|u>! lor In tiu old itul Slim riimmiUira houula mul hia «an«. CHAITKU TUN KNTKUINU tho luntac, ninlac was npimltcd by its tilth and litter, Hal H|H>Kc first. "Wo need n broom nnd a pull of water, you clown up the windows white 1 sweep out the place." They worked hard ami steadily. By tluslt tlu-y luul the mum room tnul tho bedroom clettncd so Hint they vvcro UvtUilo. riic ruK still protruded from llio broken window nnd the soot cliing to the rafters but at least the place no longer looked like a pigpen, thil lit a mjmx't, looking around w 1 1 h a BatUlled air. "Sho am't right y*t but wo can live, I reckon. Build « tiro and I'll bring tn U>« grub." Tliero was M lamp on tho table. only slightly dusty, the bowl tilled with oil, and they uto by its ll^ht. After tho /meat UlaUc could look mound llio room with M fair amount of equanimity, Hal \l « of in tho United State* market in lute summer. • NQTIS! AM «rtnU«. ANNOUNCEMENT Pr. "How muiih rang* have you got tn these mountain*?" "1 border lite old Knoino Hancho to the east," 0 I a i s e answered. "about ten miles, t reckon. U goes west beyond Cainbasaa, ir l.eunls tissn'l fenced It oir by now." "If he has?" Hal asked sharply. Bials«> shrugged, "He'll lose some fence. The ranch Is long and narrow, from the edge ot the Valley to just below the cr*«t of the mountains on this side, But there's lots ot meadows and e*nyona, plenty of grass. A man Ateds just «nou£h fence to seal off canyons g^j meadows." •TfeAV'U me«n little riding," Hal nodded. "Most of It up and down." Blaise arose mid stretched. "We'd better hit the blankets. 1 want to ride Wly tomorrow to sw what needs to be done." Tu*y were riding by sunup. Blaise led the way deeper into the miftunttiM. heading up tow»rd the tUgh ridges. Hal eagerly watched to§ couiftry. It was. la «*lily, a ot csjayons and iMt»Ks, but constantly, surpiised by the • U)»t new U> {ke can- t*n»r*Uy wide, cattle, Blalnc felt a rebirth of hi hopes. Twice he came on canyons thn had tonuerly been tenccd, but til barrtvra were ROHO and hardly an trace remained. Hut it would tnli very little to bnrrlcndc u couple c canyons and bring in a lew hea of cutllo to gel started. They were close now to the hlfi ridgca and tlnally Utilise drew reu Ilo pointed to a di.stant peak t the west and then toward n hlg: bold rook outcrop to tho eiut. "I always llcurrd my boundur; was on a lino i> o t w e e n thos pei\K3." He said. "No need to s>trln a tiMice so 1 never luul the line sur veyeil." "Who's your neighbors?" "Mtihlm Uiincho nlonc part o it, Topangu Kanelio and Kncino t the east. t!ood tollcs, all of 'en and we never had any trouble." llul leaned on the saddle horn "With this range up here, why di you try honiosleading the Valley? "1 wanted some ilat land. 1 "ti{; urcil I might raise hay and bring tn leaders trom up north.' 1 "h'ounda reasonable." "Was." Ulaisc picked up t h reins. "Hut it don't malm senst now. Let's head up to tho ridge top." Ulaise came Br:;t up on the ridge The land dropped away below hin In a long series of ridges and, afa off, stretched the deep blue of thi t'aeltle, the'sun glinting on the ocean waters. Hal vainu up behlnc him and suddenly ruined in, star "What's that!" i "The ocean." V Hal stared, head moving slowly aa he took in the .scene from nortl to south. His voice grew awed "There can't be that much water in one plaee." . , .filaise grinned and reined the horse around. They dropped below the ridge, Hal still shaking his The sun climbed high and the) pulled in beneath an oak tree to rest the horses, boil coffee am munch cold biscuits from the sad dlebags. They stretched full length m the grass. Presently, not thirty feet away a beefy man sat u heavy ba> horse. The sun had not tanned his skin, but burned it. He had thici lips, the lower protruding and his washed blue eyes rested ste»dih on Ulaise. Hal grunted and sat up Blaase came to bis feel "Howdy," Hal void. The rider gave a scant nod. "I'm K»ro Raikes, foreman for Thatcher's spread," "Ttoatcher?" Biaise «skcd. "He's nevv^lo Uiea« parts-" <te tM Montana*." Hd «ttd afcrugfed, "Me, I'd Jl' «*sy f\ving lHp^nr»w "Your land!" Dlaise Jerked up his head. "Wait a minute! My boundaries run clean to the Encino grant!" Uaikes cased back In his saddle, shook his head. "Mister, you ain't Kot any land within half a mile ot that oak there. W. K. bought part of the Kncino and Malibu grants and some tax land he picked up. No malUr, you're on it, and W. K. said to light a tire under trespass- era. That means you." Hal scrambled to' his feet as Ulntso shook lus head stubbornly. "I'm on my own land. If anyone moves oil, you do." l-'nro looked ugly. "Get .off, mister, or get shot." His hand streaked to his gun. Bluise'a Colt blurred, the black muzzle lined down befoi> Raikes could clear his own weapon. Tho big man sat immobile, frozen. "Lut it out, easy," Blaiso ordered coldly, "and let go." liaikcs obeyed, dropping his gun as though u had suddenly grown red hot. Blaise signaled for Hal to pick it up. Uaikcs scowled. "You're just asking for trouble, mister. Thatcher don't let no one walk over him." "We'll have a talk with this hombre, Thatcher," Blaiso said. "I'm tired of having every man I meet claim part of my land." They mounted and Blaise ordered Raikes to lead the way to his home ranch. Raikes angled through a canyon, led the way over a ridge, into another canyon and onto a trail. It made several loop- tns twists around mountain spurs. Blaise's initial anger passed aad-he pulled up beside Raikes. "Who is Thatcher?" he asked. "A rich gont from the East," Ralkos replied readily. "Made shoes back then? and sold 'em all over world, 1 reckon. He's got more dollars'n the San Fernando's got grass." "Why'd he come out here?" "He decided he could let some of his hired hands make shoes for him. He traveled considerable, th'en landed in California and decided he liked it. tie bought himself Ux« ranch, and Thatcher ain't one to do things small. Tried to buy out all of Kncino and Malibu. but he only got hunks of 'em. Then he built himself a house, a fine house." Hal's brows rose. "A real We man, huh?" "They ain't no bigger!" Raikes nodded emphatically. "Why, th« bwkhouse is near a mansion and the foreman's house is bigger'n a bank president's. I just c»'t get comfortable in it The crew's bte eaough lo work four rancneo, but Taatcaer wants things that way andJUe's wiiUng to pay for '«*&.* "**••' 04 don't get S*id tightly. lai'Ke breeds where fast growth is desirable, keep in mind that pups can lap food faster than they can suckle, and they can thus eat more and get more time lor valuable sleep. It is possible, moreover, to sprinkle vitamin and mineral supplements nnd puppy meal or pnblum to increase growth and build up resistance to disease. If a bitch isn't doing well her- Home Runs Win for Natchez By Yhe Associated Pr e ss Tenth inning' home runs by Allen and Bill Brightwcll Natchez ;i (i-4 baseball victory over the Pine Bluff Judges in the Cotton States League last night. Miinagor Hillis Lziynu of Pine Bluff had tied the game at 4-4 in the eighth with a two-run homer. Greenwood edged El Dorado 2-1 in an 11 inning game; Monroe got by Greenville H-2, anil Meridian beat Hot Springs 7-1 in other games last night. John Fori/.s won his 10th game against five losses at Greenwood took the overtime game with Cl Dorado. Don ! lines gave Greenwood a 1-0 lead with a home run in the eighth inning but Don Petschow homered for El Dorado in the ninth to lie the game. Greenwood put across the wining run when Armandos Sanchez doubled to score Manager Stan Wnsziak who had singled. Bobby Harrison won his 22nd ftjfofr.August 1, 19ife__-;' Russia's Top Fighters Have Glass Jaws By WILL GRIMSLEY HELSINKI i^-The jaw of Russia's fnbulous heavyweight was rru'de of China instead of pig Iron, .so America's big Ed Sanders meets an angular South African carpenter tonight in the feature semifinal bout of the Olympic boxing tournament. Sanders. 220-pound Negro giant from Los Angeles, led n contingent of five Americans into the next-lo- I round last night by chilling Giaeomo Disengni of Italy in the third round. Feverish Olympic ring fans had expected the sleep-dealing American next to catch the pride of the Soviet, Aljgirdas Schocikas. But Schocikas, a 25-year-old southpaw with a soporific punch, was knocked out by South Africa's Alfred Nieman, in the major shocker of the tournament. I A lean lefthander with the kick good i of a mule, Nieman levelled the ho; mighty. 230-pound Russian with a left to the chin in the opening round. Some 7,000 fans in the Mcssuhalle went wild. America's other survivors were lifjht heavyweight Norvel Lee, 25, of Washington. D. C.; middleweight Floyd Patterson of Brooklyn, N. Y.; light - welterweight Charles Adkins, 20. of Gary, Ind., and flyweight Nate Brooks, 18, of Cleveland. Patterson and Lee also scored knockouts. In the semi-finals Brook smeets Willie Towcel of South Africa, brother of world bantamweight champion Vic Toweol; Adkins takes on Italy's Bruno Visinlin. Patterson faces Sweden's Stig Sjolin, and Lee opposes Finland's Harry Siljander. Russia sent six of her fighters into the semi-finals. Dredging Boat Sinks, TO Los! 1 SYNOPSIS Kelurnlng wllli his buddy Hal Kin i? '"."'"'.""'-towii in California, Blais Knmlell Mmls his land confiscated, lii old swoothpart. Mclunlc. wed to an I'tlior. He'd spent ten years In priao framed on a murder chnrgc. He mean n^l.f i? r "'•'""nie. NeiBhoors now peacefully settled ns farmers, f e i\ lanirc war. ns Randell stalks his oli enemy nnd nci-usor, Leonia. Molanl still in love with Blaise. bpjrs him to c away, to bepln lire anew, cisewhek hut ho reniulna adnninnt. He llmls Plnuiu'li supporter in his olil pnl Klin Starling. Cm, play bcRlns when nials encounters I.ronia and his aitthroi f,nns. Wealthy W. K. Tliali-l'o I'.nsli'rnor has somehow nt-riulivd tif KnndPll s turn! and nialse calls 01 lilm to seek an explanation. CHAPTER ELEVEN THEY came out of the canyoi and Blaise suddenly drew rein Raikes had said it was a fine house but the actual sight of it was a jolting surprise. It stood on a flattop hill, a veritable castle. It was of brick and timber and Blaise lm< never seen so many windows. Thej overlooked the ocean, still some distance away beyond the lowct hills. "That's it—Thatcher's plaj ranch, mister. Think you can buck a man with dincro like that?" Blaise stiffened. "I i n t c n d to Wherc'll Thatcher be?" "Up at tho house, likely." "Then ride to the house." Raikes shook his head. "You don't do it that way on this spread. You get an appointment to see W. K.—or an invitation. You ain't got one." Blaise laughed. 'Tve got the best —Judge Colt." "I got forty men working under me," Raikes said without haste and squinted toward the corrals. "They won't like to see a gun on me, mister. Neither will Thatcher. Blaise lifted his gun from the holster. "If anyone starts trouble, you'll get the first bullet." Raikes studied h i in, shrewdly, picked up the reins. "You're just making it harder." Blaise signaled him forward. The three riders approached the buildings and halted within a few yards of them when a man stepped from the barn. "What's wrong ?" he asked sharply. "Faro, you need help?" Raikes sucked in his lips. "The gent wants to see W. K., Luke." "But why hold a gun on you, Faro?" "The gent." Raikes lifted his thumb toward Blaise, "decided it was a quick way to see the Boss." "Mister, has Faro done you anything wrong?" "No," Blaise said coldly, "but your boss has stolen some land of mine—claimed he bought it. I aim to s«e hint." Luke's face hardened. He seemed to slouch, out BteUe grew more alert, eyes centering on the man. He realised tbat perhaps he had been a bit headstrong to bring Raikes in like this, but a man had to start to 8gjxt sometime. Luke spoke softly. "Mister, w« work (or Thatcher, and La» UoataoM i» our «pr«*4. No MO «ii| UM bow § Uu*f or ori$n }n M» tfftpUJ9 lrt*5f *> tOMKl ' niftw, I r«A«« yw'd "This is be.tween me and Thatch er," Blaise said. "We can settle it. "The Boss Is from back East, Luke replied icvelly. "He's a rin{ tailed terror but he probably don know a butt from a muzzle of Colt. He ain't no land stealer." "Who stole land!" Blaise's head jerked around. Th girl had climbed up on the corra and she balanced on the top ra: She dropped to the ground an came striding to the group. Blais looked more closely. The smoky blue eyes snapped angrily now. He hair had a dull, coppery glow in th sun. She no longer wore a tailorcc costly suit; but jeans, a plaid shir and small, high-heeled boots. She came to a halt a few fee away, haiids on her slender hips glaring up at Blaise. "My fnthc never stole anything! And yoi can—" Recognition dawned. "You W h y y o u'r c the man on thi stage-!" Blaise reddened, shoved the gun in the holster and jerked off his, hat. :—yes, ma'am, it's me." H_ looked around astounded. "You live here?" "I'm Rennie Thatcher," she said Her voice grew sharp. "What's this about Dad stealing land? What's Karo done that you drive him in ike a ... a criminal?" "Maybe I swung too wide oop," Blaise answered. He added desperately, "Can I sec your dad ? You certainly can!" she snapped. Her glance swept the men. "It's all right boys. You'l 'ollow me, Mr. . . . ? Mr. . . . ?' "Randell, ma'am, Blaise Randell." "You can leave your horses at he corral. I'm sure no one wil. steal them." Blaise reddened and dismounted. Raikes swung off his horse. Rennie strode away up the road to the big louse. Blaise, Hal and Raikes fol- owed her. Rennie pushed open the door of he house and strode inside. A young woman in a black dress and Ittle white cap appeared. "Where's Father?" "In the library, mademoiselle." Rennie turned sharply to the eft, tapped lightly on a door and uished it open. The men followed ler. The room was almost as large as Blaise's whole ranch house and elegantly furnished. A man arose rom a deep chair. He was portly, but his face»was rawboned, strong, the blue eyes mperious. An iron-gray mustache ust managed to soften his stern lipa. "What's this?" he demanded. What is this, Rennie?" Raikes spoke first. "I run onto these two on Montanas land, and told 'em to git off." 'He claims," the girl cut in, that you've stolen land." "Stolen!" Thatcher's voice lifted ind then he grew choleric. "Stol*y Why you young whippersnapperTl never stole a square inch of land rota anyone in my We. By Gad, "It's still my land, sir," Rlalse said stubbornly. "I bought it morc'n ton years ago." Thatcher glared at him and then sensed that Blaise spoke simple truth. He looked at Raikes, Rennie, then sharply back at his foreman. "Where'd you find him?" "Ten miles this side of the Encino boundary." "That, sir, is my land," Thatcher snapped. "It's mine. I bought it fair and square, and I never sold it." Thatcher grunted angrily. "Wait a minute, young man. I have something to show you." He strode out of the room. Rennie walked to one of the windows and Blaise covertly watched her. If anything, she. was far prettier than she had been on the stagecoach. She must have been thinking of that day, too, for she turned suddenly. "Did they ever catch the bandits?" 'I don't know. I've been too busy since to find out." "That was a very brav* thing you did—both of you," she stated simply. Blaiso made an embarrassed gesture of denial. "But it was. I shan't forget it. , . ." Just then Thatcher came back into the room. Blaise read the dislike and determination in the man's eyes. "Your name, sir?" he demanded. "Blaise Randell." "I thought so. You've got nerv« to come into my house and claim stole land from you. It's like your kind!" "Now wait," Blaise cut In, an- :ered, "I don't—" "You wait, sir! You were found guilty of murder and sent to San Quentin. You did own that stretch of land, but it went tax delinquent. Ct was sold two years ago. I bought t last year. "Tax delinquent!" Blaise gasped. Thatcher glared at him. "Exactly. I supposp you had some crooked scheme of frighten- ng me into buying it from you a second time. It won't work, sir. I advise you to forget it." Blaise pulled himself together. 'You've not got the whole story, sir. I've been released and—" "Verdict reversed?" Thatcher demanded. "Pardoned." Thatcher's mustache quivered. Then California has a very poor governor. I still ask you to get out, Rennie stood just beyond Thatch- r, her eyes wide with shock. She ooked questioningly at Blais*, lifted her hand and let it drop Blaise asked, "You have a deed o that property?" "Duly recorded." "Then I apologize for thinking r-ou stole my land," Blaise said to strained voice. 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