Lake Charles American-Press from Lake Charles, Louisiana on July 19, 1964 · Page 56
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Lake Charles American-Press from Lake Charles, Louisiana · Page 56

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WRITTEN AND ILLUSTRATED : THE BATTLE OF BAPON HILL RO/ TO ITS PEAK AND THE FATE OF A NATION HANGS IN THE BALANCE. PRINCE VALIANT FEELS AGAIN THE SAVAGE ECSTASY OF COMBAT AS HE LEAPS HIS TROOP AGAINST THE SAXONS WHO ARE ENCIRCLING THE RIGHT WING-. SIR GAWAIN LEADS A CHARGE THAT FORCES THE SAVAGE FOE BACK INTO THE VALE WHERE THE NUMBERS ARE SO GREAT THAT MOST OF THEM HAVE NOT BEEN ABLE TO REACH THE FIGHTING FRONT. \ THE HORSETAIL STANPARP OF HENGIST NEARS THE STANPARP OF ARTHUR PENPRAGON, AND MIGHTY PEEPS ARE PONE WHEN THE HARPIEST WARRIORS OF BOTH SIPES CONTEND FOR VICTORY. ALL THIS MEETS THE EYE OF PRINCE ARN AS HE ARRIVES AT THE EDGE OF THE VALE. THE YOUNG KING CUPPOCK IS STUNNED AT THE MAGNITUDE OF THE CONFLICT. "ARN, WHAT CAN OUR SMALL TROOP DO AGAINST SUCH NUMBERS?" HE CRIES. n /T WAS ONLY A SMALL STONE THAT BROUGHT GOLIATH POWN," ANSWERS ARN. THE FOOT SOLDIERS ARE STILL HOLDING THE SHIELD-WALL ACROSS THE VALLEY FLOOR, BUT NOW THEIR THREE LINES ARE REPUCED TO TWO STEP BY STEP THEY RETREAT, LEAVING THE DEAD AND WOUNDED TO HAMPER THE STEPS OF THE SAXONS. NOW THE SAXONS SPREAD OUT AND THREATEN TO ENGULF THE LEFT WING. *TH£RE IS OUR TARGET/" SHOUTS ARN, POINTING. CHARGING DOWNHILL, KING CUDDOCK IS IN THE MIDST OF HIS FIRST BATTLE. If 32 ca.-;ag. inc.. ie*trvei *S1RE, THE LINE IS CRUMBLING UNP£R THE PRESSURE OF NUMBERS, " BELLOWS LANCELOT. *SO I SEE, * ANSWERS ARTHUR. "SOUND THE TRUMPETS ANP CALL ALL THE MOUNTED KNfOHTS TO OUR STANOARP. WE MUST GAMBLE ALL ON ONE CAST OF THE PICE. " NEXT WEEK-The Seed* o/ Panic

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