The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on December 16, 1952 · Page 13
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December 16, 1952

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 13

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'TUESDAY, DEC. 16,-1951 BLITHEV1LLE (ARTC.)" COURIER NEWS PXGE THIRTEEN OUR WARDING HOUSI — with Major H«*»l« PRO6RWA? >CO SCRAP COMES TO CHRIST /MftS I'M IM A BLU& CHANCES Of-J A HER. A VACULSfA OF FLOUR/ PUT *i TOVW 'A\r\ AND COCK 0(S\ CWTH6 TO DECID& VJH ^l GET CHAT'S PESOORCEFUL- NESS ALL RIGHT- „ Attention Farmers A. A Hardy has been appointed to handle CKOOKS QUALITY' COTTON'SEED in tilts territory. For the earliest and best staple and turnout you can't beat Crooks Hi-bred Cotton Seed. However, we do have many other varieties sued as DP & L 15. All seed Is state certified, delinted and treated. We also have breuflers certified In some seed. \Ve also have a nice stock of seed now in our warehouse. Any order, large or smiill, will be given prompt attention. , Book your cotton seed now and have It delivered when yak need U. Whatever your seed needs are, contact me and let ra« help you to get the very best seed at the lowest pos•Ible prl«. A A. HARDY 705 Clear Lake Blytheville FRICKLK AND HIS FRilNDS Natural gas Is not as poisonous as manufactured gases used for heating (and generally contain carbon monoxide), but It presents the same hazard of fire and ex' plosions. • BUILDERS SUPPLY 1 /2 Price WALLPAPER SALE NOW ON South Highway 61 PRESCRIPTIONS Fresh Stock . Guaranteed Best Prices Kirby Drug Stores Home Grown Hi-Bred Half and Half Cotton Seed $10 Per Hundred Clyde Williams Route 3 Lexington, Term. rompl DELIVERY SERVICE Phone 4507 Hours: 8 a.m., to 10 p.m. with Delivery to 1 p.m. WOODS DRUG STORE m West Main St. 1951 STUDEBAKER Commander V-8 with Radio and Healer, Seat Covers, Automatic Transmission, Low Mileage and Extra Clean. . 1948 FORD V-8 2-Door. Come in and drive it! Equipped with Radio and Heater. You'll like it! 1948 STUDEBAKER Champion 4-Door with Overdrive, Radio and Heater. End-of-the-Year Special! :...... 1917 CHEVROLET 2-Door, has new finish, mo tot completely overhauled. Yes, it has Radio and Healer! Only FEDERAL LAND BANK FARM 0 LOANS HO EXPENSE— Pay part or all at any tlraft Narional Farm Loan Association Jo« Martin, Secy-Treas, Ph. 335Z Mon * Thursday Osceola, Ph. 388. Any Day XXVIII T WENT on with my theory of the murders: "I haven't rehearsed this part. But just talking at ran- <iom, it might go like this. Our friend sneaked down to the bridge to pick up the dough, and nothing's there. Something's wrong, he k doesn't know what. Bui there's still a pocketful of phony money ^.burning his leg. At least h« can "realize something on thai. So after .the dance our friend goes back to the office, opens the door and gets ' .the surprise of his life to find Al ^nd Eddie there. Al takes one look (.and realizes t! is his big itch, the blackmailer ana safe-opener. .<J\1 jumps up, either to grab the ^villain or the phone, and the visitor snatches the nearest thing handy, the ax, and swings, first .knocking out Eddie, then ruining •-AL As an afterthought, he picks '"their pockets to make the cr: ne look like robbery." Healey looked so impressed 1 •was impressed myself. "One -thing." he said. "Whai about the *ppcn safe?" v " "Oh. yes . . . well, after he slugged them, the guy probably rushed the safe tc switch the rest \ of his phony money and then beat it without taking time to lock it. Maybe he was scared by the k ; sound of Chris Witmer coming - from the rec hall." "Why didn't he ]ust cart off the ^dpugh in the safp instead .of tak- ilng time to switch bad money for good?" premises, not an outsider. If that's he case, what about the car Eddie icard speeding out of there right after the slugging?" "There's nothing hard about that. To bug up anybody who might be awake and listening, the tiller Jumps into your station wagon, guns the motor, then lets .t die down to make it sound like it's going away," Healey said"Maybe several people. Roslyn Fields gave Al a pretty hectic argument about more dough for Eddie—she really put her heart in it. And Kitty Lane—she might have been wanting to pile together a little dough (or the future, since Al was beginning to make moves to slough her o If we step out of the official family, we have an interesting character named Loo Ritchie. He happer to Ve in ;r- rears in his board bill." The office door opened. Corporal, Dillon barged in, walked around the desk and pushed a typewritten sheet of paper in front of Healey. He stood up. "I'm taking a ride down to the hospital. Morrison. I'd like you to <x,.ie along." 1 followed him out "M his gray sedan. "What 1 ; it about?" He grinned. "You won't even let me have a little fun, eh? Okay. Answer me something serious. What would you say Kcminer was worth?" "I'd guess $50,000." "Okay. You've just inherited five thousand.** "Now what's '.his?" . , ... . .„_. "Dillon has just turned up Kem- I waved that one away. "When , mcr , s wllu „' lcaves 10 p ' er cent you've worked out a plan thoroughly, you sometimes carry it out to ihe letter even if you're in a dW." ^ Healey shook hra heac v not caring for thai. "I think you've got a loose spot there. 1 ' "•t don't think so. Bnt there's something else I've thought ol— something that's really loose,* 1 "What's that?" **A!I my speculation adds up to to you, 10 to Kitty Lane and 10 to Chris Wilmcr. And the remaining 70 per cent goes to your funny little .'riend. Eddie Fields." I said a very quiet wow. W E found Eddie sitting up In him." bed. wearing a big white turban and a welcoming grin. Heaiey sat up and moved across to Eddie's bed. He sal down on the ;act '.rial the one who mur- th', eri^e uut tyet Eddie riopily ' derea A_i somebodr on these "'««'*• OUT OUR WAY HERE--HERB-TAHE ITAM[> IT UP. / I'M NOT/ I'M WMTIN* HERE *0 111. &H &UR& WOT TO •FOR6ET THE PIECE I WAKTT Sol-oute* 1 FOR. 1 5<>>B I CAN'T &TAKJP \ PEOPLE SfTTWSj V TO CLIP OUT Of V THE i EV/EP poke j ANY P1F I CARD WORK'. ' PASTEBOARD- WQ OtWAK BU-UN&? DONY W.TTER NONE—WHW IM LOOKW FOR. IS A STRCN« BACK TWEP MS SOftTTHrS . SIUFF— YOU'RB HIREO/SON/ WHY MOTHERS GET Benefit by Reading and Using Courier hUwi Classified Ads •* IT'* A PCANETEEK JETl ','-, .£ TKEEE'S A PLANE .*-" X BEHIND ME...-SURELY C IT CAN'T Be... BUT IT "I can't even laugh at your hats since.you started buying Paris creations—I feel like a one-man Marshall Plan for France!" ...HE'-5 UP TO SOME- TIIIKSi Only 7'NEW Studebakers Left and We'll Meet Our December Quota! Come in NOWI THAT'S WHA1 I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS. HAZEL! AN -f CAN'T YOU JU-3TX. ^ IN THE MIDDLE OP WINTER? f.YOUR HANDS BLUE -JA MUFFLER AND SOME , PLEA AMD WRAP THEM FEEL THE ICY BLOWIN& DOWN NECK? WITH COLD... TOES NUMB LONG UNDERWEAR 1952 CHEVROLET Power-Glide, 4-Door Deluxe, Like New, Less than BOOO actual miles, equipped with radio and Heater. Very SPECIAL! ONE OeTHe IC^AS I BOWCWEC 1 ) WEIL SOON KMC3W FKOVl THE POUCE, AW.'FUKJT VVHrtT BO SOU KNOW MO FOR SCMAErHN<5 &LAM7 wow JUST jeuess ASAKI. WHERE IT l& CONT POMT HURKV OFF, PR1WCB . MltSOU NUT TO SEE VOU'. THE LOBBV WtU BE Fai. OF POLICE MOW 1 . OUR OKIE IS OVER WE ROOFS TUESDAY NIGHT, DEC. 18 8:00 Evening Serenade 6:15 Ness 6:30 Dinah Shore 6:45 News Caravan 7:00 Milton Berle • 8:00 Fireside Theatre •8:30 Circle Theatre 9:00 Two for the Money 9:30 Boston Blackie 10:00 Mr. <fc Mrs. North 10:30 News 10:40 Weather 10:45 Studio One 11:45 Embassy Club 12:00 News 12:05 Sign Off THERES HO TIME TO CALL TH' COP5-OOTTA TRV TO WAKW WR.M1L6ON f IKST L LOOK, DOCTOR. \MAVBE HE'S JUST GWAN, BEAT IT.. 1 GOT A JOB TO DO HERE.„ I'LL JOIN YOU LW6R...G'EYE NOW.' I SSY. MV FRIEND. YEH...NOWIF'rOl)TWQl-L YOU DO HAVE A. /WRA.P -lOURSEUVBS 1M W«r- WITH ANIMW-S! A nGGER VOIJ'LL MAKE WHV DO VOU I AS ANXIOUS TO SUPPOSE ALLEY / SET RIO OP HIS 15 SENDING 1 UTTXE WITCH THEM AWAY? / AS VCU ARE TO ,/'/>>- ^Vi w*« HIM; t! TO SftJ=ETY A.LL RIGHT JOINT IT NEEP«... ff CftWV - VtS,l M\6W PftVt fvS HWPV OftV '.MOtJ>\C(S PiWD ViY WY Big Selection of Used Trucks to Choose From! CHAMBLIN SALES Co "Your Friendly Studehaker Dealer" 2 Big Lots at Ash & Railroad Open Saturday Nite Til 9 Phone 6888 Television- Ton ite, Tomorrow WMGT. Memphis, Channel 5 You're due to get ^n per cent ot the estate. The High Hill place, the bank accounts, everything." It was the most restrained show of enthusiasrr. on **^cord. Eddie shook his head slowly. He closed his eyes and groaned a little. Then he opened his eyes and said, "This is the screwiest thing that ever happened." Hcaley's head moved back warily. "What do you moan?" Eddifi gave a smile that needed crutch. "You tell me I'm suddenly rich, and I have t-* tell you I can't take the dough.** "How do you mean that, Fields?" Healey said weakly. "Just before I passed out, while 1 wa s ly i ng in the office, Al moaned out he wanted everything to go to Kitty." Heatey sat there scowling at him. He got up and turned: "Why didn't you say something about this before?" "I was waiting to see you." "You mean you Ye voluntarily giving up your claim?" "What can man?' do? Cheat a dead T CAUGHT up with Healej down the corridor. "Where did Dillon find the will?" I asked. Hcaley kept walking. "In Kemmer's trunk." "I went through that trunk myself early yesterday morning, and I didn't notice anything that looked lUte a will." Healey swerved around, his blue eyes sparking. "So you're the guy who broke the lock?". "Nope—somebody got there before 1 did." "Who?" "I don't know, but I think whoever cracked the lock borrowed some canceled checks to copy Kemmcr's signature on a fake will.' "What makes you think it's • fake?" "Simple. A! would never have left all that dough to Eddie Fields. He wasn't quite that crazy about so hot on the Lane was thinking about ditching her. but he might hav« "Was he woman?" 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