The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on September 29, 1954 · Page 11
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 11

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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBEB, 29, 1954 BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE ELEVEN JOINER NEWS By EDNA BROWN -Ellis Clark of.Bassett flew to Conway Wednesday to get Gubernatorial Nominee Orval Faubus, to take him to Blytheville, where he wIH attend the National'Cotton Picking Contest. Mr. and Mrs. Sudie Cecil had as their guests Mr. and Mrs. Jim Speck and Mr. and Mrs. Bo Higginbotham at the monthly meeting of the Luxora dance club. The meeting was' held on Saturday night at, the Hotel Noble in Blytfceville. The Rev. and Mrs. Stevenson of Joiner are enjoying the company of one of their grandchildren this week. Buddie Felts, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Felts, was home for the week end. He is attending Arkansas State College. Mr. and Mrs. Tom Willett, Jr., of Tompkinsville, Ky., spent the week end at Joiner with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Tom Willett, Sr. . • ';".• • Paul Willett, who has peen stationed in Paris, France, for some time, has been promoted to captain in the Army. Mrs-TEl" B. Chiles entertained the Fortnightly Bridge Club last Thursday. There were three tables. Mrs. Newton Johnston from Centenniel Island was * guest. The hostess served a dessert course. Mrs. Joe Miller will be the guest speaker at Parent-Teachers Association in West Memphis when they meet Tuesday night. Mr. and Mrs. Dave Frew are in New Orleans this week visitiug his father. Carl Adams was home this week end with his family. He has been working in Chicago. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Brown, Sr., and Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Brown,, Jr., were week end guests of Mr. and Mrs. Calvin Letson of Lambert. Mrs. Letson is a daughter of the Browns. Harvey-Lynn Seymour, son of Mr. and Mrs. Hubert Seymour, was injured during football practice last Wednesday. He received an injured knee and is confined to his bed. Harvey is captain of the football squad and president of Senior class. Mr. and Mrs. Barney Heuring and daughters, Carolyn and Shirley, of St. Louis were week end guests of Mr. and. Mrs. Hubert Seymour. : Mrs. Minnie Grisham of Duncan, Okla., is the house guest of her granddaughter,' Mrs. Archibald Catchings, Jr,. and. family. Mr. and Mrs. V. R. Westbrook and Mr. and Mrs. L. F. Etter attended the air show at Municipal Airport in Memphis Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. John Hughen and sons, Johnnie and Wesley, were week end guests of his mother, Mrs. Ellie Hughen, and Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Brown and the Oena Hughens, They all attended the fair on Saturday night. Several people from Joiner and Bassett attended the games in. Memphis, also the. fair and rodeo, and the fair during the week IE Blytheville. The Bardstown Home Demonstration Club had a booth at the District Fair this year. The Junior class at Shawnee picked cotton on Monday for Joe Jenkins, son of Mr. and Mrs. Forrest Jenkins and a member of the class. They made $30. John A. Edwards of Greenville, Miss., who has many friends in Joiner, was seriously injured in a car accident recently at Percy, Miss. A 16-year-old boy who was with him was killed. He is in Campbells Clinic at Memphis in a serious condition. His car was totally demolished. It was hit by a produce truck from Florida. Same Family, Same Fine OMAHA, Neb. tf) — Wade A. Pugh, Omaha, was arrested on charges of driving 45 miles on hour in a 15-mile limit zone Monday. Shirley Pugh. was arrested at just about the same hour in the same vicinity and charged with driving 45 miles an hour in a 15- milt limit zone. Both were fined $10 and costs. Husband .and wife, they were driving separate cars. BLYTHEVILLE SALES CO Gives you LOOK I I II 1. BIG LOOK PERFORMANCE! 2. BIG LOOK STYLING! 3. BIG LOOK PICTURE! 4. BIG LOOK POWER! 5. BIG LOOK VALUE! ERNEST BOOTHE Continued from Page 5 sleeping on the hard ground, than the big fellow next to you. Your sleep is more or less of a coma and at one time, Ernest got four hours of sleep in four days, an hour a day. Then came a rest period of five days back in Japan, but it really wasn't a rest, Ernest said. His regiment was over-run while he was in Japan and. news came over the loud speaker how they had to run and he said he felt like a dog lying up in a rest camp while his buddies were having it so rough. All he did in those five days was figure out all the things he could do if he weren't lying on a bed that took him five days to get accustomed to sleeping on. The bathrooms were the most popular places. The only real baths taken in Korea by Ernest were taken in a big iron pot out in a Korean's yard — on« that was used to boil rice. ; * « * ' WHEN ms outfit could "liberate" chickens, they feasted on Southern (Korea) fried chicken, no pepper, no flour arid very little grease to cook it in. Ernest said he really forgot how fried chicken hia.mom cooked tasted. The fun that went with getting the chickens and cooking them out of doors made them taste better. Ernest spent ten and one-half months in Korea and most of that time was spent in running, trying to keep from being cut-off or surrounded as the Koreans out numbered our boys five to one back in those early days. One show that will always stand out in Ernest's mind, was the showing of Joan of Arc. The weather was pretty rugged but to sit on top of a hill with the moon shining down on a blankeet of glistening snow was almost as spectacular as the showing of the technicolor picture. 4 Ernest's outfit got within 14 miles of the Manchurian border at one time, but had to turn around and go back south. They were surrounded on three sides, Ernest said. That was another big event in his experiences. » • » * IN APRIL, 1951, Ernest came back to the states and was sent to Ft. Sill, Okla., for nine months. He had signed up only for three years, but "Mr. Truman" saw fit to keep him - an extra • nine months. Upon his discharge he came home and immediately went in business with his dad who operates the Gulf Service Station in Osceola. Getting back home without even an ingrown toe nail, Ernest was fixing, a flat and the tire blew up, sending him up in the air "with the greatest of ease," bringing him down on the concrete smack on his chin and knocking out all of his teeth. At 23 years old, with a 3-year, 9-month service record, TtUvision — Tonight Tomorrow — WMCT Channtl 3, 4 WHBQ Channel 13 ^ym^'T ^'hs ***"*' 5 Wed., \ijht, Sept. 2f 8:00 Color from the Fair — Style Show 6:15 News Keporter 6:30 Eddie Fisher 6:45 News Caravan 7:00 Cisco Kid 7:30 Favorite tSory 8:00 TV Theatre 9:00 This is Tour Lift 9:30 Mr. D. A. 10:00 Dear Fhoeb* . 10 :30 News 10:40 Weatherman Thursday, September 3» 6:50 Meditation 7:00 Today 7:25 Weather 7:30 Today 7:55 Today in Memphis 8:00 Today / 8:25 News 8:30 Today 8:55 Exercises with Cathy 9:00 Ding Dong School 9:30 Storyland S:45 Shopping at Home 10:00 Home Show 11:00 Betty White Show ll:30 TO DC announced 11:45 Operation Scbtduk 12:00 News 12:15 Farm News 12:30 Channel Five Club 1:00 To be announced 1:15 Charm with Cathy 1:30 Homemakers Program. 2:00 Greatest Gift 2:15 Golden Window* 2:30 One Man's Family 2:45 Concerning Mis* Marlowe 3:00 Eawfcins Fall* 3:15 First Love 3:30 Bob Smith Show 4:00 Pinky Lee Show 4:30 Howdy Doody 5:00 Captain Video 5:15 Flicker Comics 5:25 Weatherman 5:30 Wild Bill ffickok 6:00 Color from the Fair — Slim Shodes 6:15 News Reporter 6:30 Vaughn Monroe 6:45 News Caravan 7:00 Groucho Marx 7:30 I Led 3 Lives 8:00 Dragnet 8:30 Theatre 9 :00 Video Theatre 10:00 Playhouse of Stars 10:30 News 10:40 Weather 10:45 Clete Boberts 11:00 Tonight 12:00 SIGN OFT WHBQ ounel 11 Wed., Ni*ht, Sept. 29 6:00 TBA 6:30 News 6:45 Perry Como 7:00 Godfrey & Friends 8:00 Inner Sanctum 8:30 I've Got a Secret 9:00 Blue Hibbon Bout* 9:45 Do You Snow Why 10:00 Weather 10:05 News 10:15 Late Show Thursday, Sept. 30 7:00 Morning Show 8:55 News 9:00 Garry Moore 9:30 Arthur Godfrey 10:30 Strike it Hich 11:00 Valiant Lady 11:15 Lore of Urt 11:30 Search for Tomorrow 11:45 Guiding Light 12:00 Kitchen Magic 12:25 News 12:30 Welcome Traveler 1:00 Robert Q. Lewi* 120 House Party 2:00 Big Payoff 2:30 Lady of the Hou*» 2:45 Bob Crosby 3:00 Brighter Day 3:15 Secret Storm , 3:30 On Your Accouiat 4:00 Portia Face* Lift 4:15 Early Show 5:30 Mars Patrol 6.-00 TBA 6:30 News ' 6:45 Jane Promtn. 7:00 Ray- Mllland 7:30 Shower of Stir* 8:30 Four Star PlayhofBr 9:00 Telltale Clue 9:30 Death Valley Dtft 10:00 Weather 10:05 News 10:15 Do You Know WSr 10:20 Lats Show he was fitted for a full set of false teeth, but on him they look good! Having; been born in 1930, Ernest calls himself a "depression baby." He's another one of "Miss Blache's" proteges". Being small of stature during his high school day, his football playing was limited to running only one play; He weighed in at 113 and weighed out at 106 and that was the extent of his football playing. * * * THE ARMY did something about that, however. He is as husky as they come now. Maybe it's because he eats purple-hull peas twice a day, 365 days out of the year. That'll do it. The monotony of the C rations must have had some effect on Ernest's love for peas. Some day he is coming home to a. meal and there will be no peas and he will have to cultivate a taste for something else, but until that happens, that's his favorite dish. Ernest was too young to judge the failures and success at ; ttar Army during his stretch and says he hopes he never has to repeat it. Sut if be does he'll take ih« "good old Array every "time."; A new bonding tape permanently seals and caulks aluminum sheets without nails or other fasteners, replacing adnesives and caulking compounds usually needed. Applied with a heating iron, the tape is avilable in rolls from one inch to 50 inches wide. 9x12 GOLD SEAL RUGS Regular $12.95 Value Now, Your Choice n.oo During This Big 3-Day Sale! WITH ANY FIVE-PIECE CHROME BREAKFAST SUITE! The New Look in television is the Motorola BIG LOOK —and what a Big Difference? Bigger, brighter, sharper picture ...more powerful chassis! See it ... today! 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