The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on July 16, 1949 · Page 3
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 3

Blytheville, Arkansas
Issue Date:
Saturday, July 16, 1949
Page 3
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' SATURDAY. JULY IS, 19W BLVTHEVILLE <ARK.V COURIER NEWS HGX THE OLD FAMILY BIBLE \ There arc few who realize what an important pail the old family Bible has played > 5» American life ami history. i It lay on the table in the living room or parlor, usually beside a large, shaded reading ' lamp, and was a ponderous volume, printed in large type and bound with heavy ornate covers. In addition to the text, it contained i / number of blank pages on which were inscribed the vital records of the (amily—births, ' deaths, and marriages. In many families it was the custom of the head of the house to read a passage from the holy volume before the family dispersed for bed. It was egnlarly used for funerals, marriages, and the periodic visits of the minister. The old family Bible has for generations set the moral and spiritual pace of America. It has inspired the faint-hearted, comforted the distressed, counseled the penitent. We cannot afford to lose its influence upon our lives. Go to church on Sunday, and hear God's message from the Old Family Bible. PSfstf / -JSf V >?•#» / -'JF* d$L CHURCH FOB ALL o |J , c v,ary "•""sako. (2) To, hi Chnjlc 7 hcy OTt ^ (1) Fcr hi! mothy iis scries of advertisements is being published each week in the Courier News by the following business establishments: ARKANSAS ICE & STORAGE R. D. HUGHES & CO. FAMILY SfiOE STORE STILL & YOUNG MOTOR CO. PA'I O'BRYAXT. JEWELER JOHN MILES MILLER PLANTERS HARDWARE CO M1SSCO IMPLEMENT CO. DELTA IMPLEMENT CU ZELLNEH'S SLIPPER SHOP OWENS DRUG STORE MISSISSIPPI CO LL'MliER BOONE CLEAN ERF CITY SUPER MARKET EBERLJT'S GATEWAY STORK PEERLESS DRY CLEANERS HUDDLESTON & CO. FIRESTONE STORES CHARLES S. LEMONS KUftiMTURE HUHRARD FURNITURE CO HUFFMAN BROS. LUMBER DELTA LUMBER CO. MEAD'S E. C. ROBINSON LRR. CO. JIEDEI.'S HUHIiARD & HOKE APPLlANCfc CO. ARK-MO POWER CO. DREIFUS THE CRAFTON CO. HOME SERVlCt & STORAGE CO. BERRY'S LADIES TOGGERI ClIAMliLIN SALES CO. WOODS DRUG CO. DEALS PALN'l STORE NU-WA i^AUNURV- CLEANERS "61" IMPLEMENT CO. HOTEI NOBLE DREIFUS JEWELRY CO.

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