The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on February 11, 1956 · Page 7
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 7

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Saturday, February 11, 1956
Page 7
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1ATURDAT FCTR'ATJRT «, BtTTrWYlLLl! (ARK.) OOtTRIBR HIWI OUR KMRPINa HOUSI — wiHi Major H«opl« J. R, Williomi OUT OUR WAY a rtW WORD, FATHER ( TfllS 'VOU PUT THAT DOC. BOWH AMP YOU 5LK6 AC36 AS FW A5 A CMOR* If- CARRIED TOO FAR -* **RWt 1 HA* TO $C(?AP* CHOR* IF- CACHED TOO FAR^^m yo(J ^ F ^ Ci ^ T yj lT>4 ^TMffi 0 ^^^ CAUSTHeuic* r "rf» • -A I Tf?OT OP T0 w ^ OM6 AWD COOC COT 6V Th«*l- CVEEV HAIfC PKV BEFORE SMtU.1. LEAVgLTS IK): MM UNDER -iOUR SLICKER/ PROJECT LOM* FOR TSA AMD CRlMPCt WHV MOTHERS, «rr OKAY Go, MAM . you'et on TME BEAM i BAZOO/ CHE6R ur.PEAE/THIS WC> PROBABLY ) WON'T LAST AMY LOOSER. WK THE J OLP CHARLESTON ' ^^f ' nu1 TOU PIS THE BASIC STEPS. FIRiT. BEtOP BOTH WEES/ FEET Tt>- T«l«riiion — Tonight, Tomorrow — WMCT Channel 5, & WHIQ Channel 13 WREC — Channel 3 WMCT, Channel 5 »aturfl»y NUK Ftb. 11 B:00 It's a Great Life 6:30 Big Surprise •J;00 Perry Como 8:00 Jimmy Durante 9:00 George Oobel 9.30 Your Hit Pftrada 10:00 City Detective 10:30 The Vine 11-.00 My»t«ry Theatt* II :30 Dnitnu Theatre 12:00 SlRn Off Stindiy, Feb. 11 9:55 News 10:00 The Pastor 10:13 Industry 10:30 Big Picture 10:55 Senator Oor« 11:00 The ohrlatophere 11:30 Thin 18 The Life 12:00 Amnrican Forum 12:30 FronWei* or r&tth 1:00 Your OoTflrnmont 1:30 Want* to Know 2 '.00 Kaleidoscope 2:15 Blackwood Bran. 2:30 Zoo Parade 3:00 Wide Wide World 4:30 Captain OaUunt 8:00 Long John Silver 5:30 Roy Rogers 6;00 Eddy Arnold 6:30 Frontier 7:00 Comedy Hour 8:00 TV Playhouse 9:00 Douglas Fairbanks 8:30 Highway Patrol 10:00 Loretia Young 10:30 Justice 11:00 Hollywood Movie 12:00 Slyn Off Monday, Feb. IS 6:50 Meditation 7:00 Today 7.25 Weather 7:30 Today 7:55 Today 8.00 Today 8:25 NewB 8:30 Today B;§5 NCWR At Weather 9:00 Ding Dong Schox>l 9:30 Storyli.nd 9:45 The Cathy Show 10:00 Home Show 3:00 Theatre IU3Q Feather Your Neat 12-00 Mid-South Todny 12:15 TV Movie Matinee 1:15 Modem Romances 1:30 Homemakerfl 1:45 Date With Life 2:00 Matinee Theatre 3:30 Queen lor a D»y 4:00 Pinky Lee 4:30 Howdy Doody 5:00 Adventure Theater 5:25 Interview 5:30 5:40 S:55 6:00 6:30 6:45 7:00 8:00 8:30 9:30 10:00 10:15 10:30 11:00 12:00 Interesting Perwn Cartoons Weather Captain Z-Ro Tony M&rttn News Caravan Caesar's Hour Medic Rob't Montgomery Science Fiction EBSO Reporter St. Joseph's Vice Pres. Nixon Tonight Sign OH WHBQ, Channel 13 Saturday Night, Feb. 11 5:00 Top Ten Dance Party 6:30 Oiark Jubilee 8:00 Lawrence Welle 9:00 Million Dollar Movie 10:30 LCB Paul and Mary Ford 10:35 Classic Theatre Sunday, Feb. 12 2:00 Your, Information 3:30 Big Matinee 3:35 Professor Pet 4:00 Super Circus 5:00 Judge Bean 5-.30 Tim Tin Tin 8:00 Kit Carson 6:30 Film Festival 8:00 Chance Lifetime 8:30 Ted Mack 9:30 Silver Screen 11:00 Paul <fc Mary Ford Monday, Feb. 13 8:45 News & Weather 9:00 Romper Room 10:00 This Is Holly wood 11:30 Stu Envln 12:00 Weather 12:05 News 12:15 Theatre 1:00 Miss America 2:00 Film Festival 4:00 Autry-Rogers 5:00 Mickey Mouse 6:00 Little Rascals 6:35 Do you Know Why 6:30 Topper 7:00 TV Readers' Digest 7:30 Voice of Firestone 8:00 Ramar 8:30 Medical Horizons 9:00 The Pendulum 9:30 Foreign Intrigue 10:00 News 10:05 Weather tO:lO Paul &. Mary Ford 10:15 Late Show 11:45 Weather WREC. Channel 8 Saturday Night, Feb. 11 6:00 Life With Father 6;30 Beat the Clock 7:00 Stage Show 7:30 The Hon ey moon era 8:00 Two For the Money 8:30 Ford Star Jubilee 10:00 Big Show 11:45 Sign Off Sunday, Feb. 12 9:00 Lamp Unto Feet 9:30 Look Up and Live 10:00 Eye on New York 10:30 Camera Three 11:00 Take A Trip 11:30 Wild Bill Hlckofc 12:00 Range Rider ;2:30 Travel Film 1:00 News Roundup 1:15 Christian Science 1;30 Adventure 2-.00 Face the Nation 2:30 Sunday News 3:00 Front Row Center 4:00 Omnibus 5:30 You Are There 6:00 Lassie 6:30 JacK Benny 7:00 Ed Sullivan Show 8:00 GE Theatre 8:30 Alfred Hitchcock 9:00 Adventure 9:30 What's My Line 10:00 Big Town 10:30 Scotland Yard 11:00 Sign OK Monday, Feb. 13 8:55 Program News 7:00 The Morning Show 8:00 Captain Kangaroo 9:00 Oarry Moore . 9:30 Arthur Godfrey 10:30 Strike It Rich 11:00 Valiant Lady 11:15 Love of Lile 11:30 Search Tomorrow 11:45 Ouldlng Light 12:00.Jack, pa&r Show 2:30 Love Story 1:00 mobert Q. Lewis 1:30 House Party 2:00 The Big Payoff 2:30 Bob Crosby Show 3:00 Brighter Day 3:15 Secret Storm 3:30 On Tour Account 4:00 Early Show 5:30 Sheena 6:00 News and Weather 6:15 Douglas Edwards 6:30 Robin Hood 7:00 Burns and Allen 7:30 Talent Scouts 8:00 I Love Lucy 8:30 December Bride 9:00 Studio One 10:00 Star and Story 10:30 News and Weather 10:45 Late Show .2:15 Sign OH Celestial Navigation ALBUQUERQUE Ml — Hugh D. Morgan of Inglewood, Calif., made * speech when he was elected vice president of the Southwest Chris- tian Convention. Among other thtncs he said: "Some will make it to heaven that you thought wouldn't be there. Some you thought would be there, won't. And some will be surprised! at you being there if you make it. KOREAN LESPEDEZA $9.50 per cwt. FARMERS SOYBEANS CORP. "Horn* of Sudd*n Service" Iryriieville, Ark Phone 3-8191 RADIATOR WORK • • Boiled Our • Repaired • Flo Tested • Re-cored ALL WORK GUARANTEED GROVER'S RADIATOR WORKS 508 Cl. LaKe Ave. Puerto Rico shipped 2700 pounds of gold' to Spain in the first 25 years of its settlement by Spanish colonists. GUARANTEED rpse at Twilight THE STORVi ,lnme« Bennett, taT»IIK«tl>r lor Ike Slnto lnd»«- trjnl Wflfnrr Comml«*lon, (jt try- InK to obtntit permlfi«lon for nn MDtonNT OB Frank OMliorn. t»ho »•• bec« dead nl» month*. »« •full, pitpcr* lor irerml«»lori lo tk< wUow. However, Dr. Hick a.rrett. the coroner, «>>)<;«. '» ike orocrilnre, nnil W I I b n r Tweed, the .ndrrlnkcr. Tfme« to nllow the einmlnntlon to ne kel< l« hl« lomtrnl Dnrlor». Nnt I,»OT norn. who live. In nerrh Tree. n«kd p<-rml**'!on to nee lae antopny- • » • VII SATURDAY morning was warm and sunny, with a soft breeze Mowing. Reluctantly I abandoned my plans for trout fishing and drove up to Beech Tree. As I approached the Tweed Funeral Home on the square. I saw that Wilbur Tweed was out polishing the black sedan. I stopped at the curb and called to him, "Where does Mrs. Osborn live?" "She won't give her permission," he said, and he smiled slyly, showing hte prominent teeth. "I culled her this morning and advised her against it." "Thanks," I said dryly. -Doc Jarrett said it was a coronary," he said stubbornly, "and I'll back Doc to the hilt." "We're not questioning Dr. Jarrett's professional ability. We just want to clear the books. You mentioned that you were with Mr. Osborn when he died. Would you mind telling m« who else wny present?" "Well, there was Alice, and Abner Cornwall!* and my sister, Nellie, and Doc—" "And you all had been to the Christmas play at the school?" "Yes, but how'd you know?" "Mrs. Osborn told me. Would you plcnsc tell m* how »o grt to her place?" H« eyed me silently (or b mo ment. Then he said abruptly, 'Straight through town. Three miles out, on your right. A white and green frame house on a hill, green barn in back. But you may as well save yourself the trip. I'll phone her before you get there, and she won't sign." * • • I PARKED in the drive and walked over clipped grass to the front porch. It Was small, more of a stoop, with three cement steps and a painted wooden railing. The front door was open and I peered through a screen at a small neat living room attractively furnished with maroon carpeting, bright chairs and a flowered sectional divan. I pressed a bell button, listened to melodious chimes and waited. "Mrs. Osborn," I called loudly. Nothing. I turned, left the stoop and walked around to the rear of the house. A fat gray cat lay on the steps. "Nice kitty," I said. She stood up, stretched her front paws out, arched her back and tail, showed a pink needle- toothed yawn, and then moved to me on velvet pads and rubbed against my legs, her tail high. "Kitty," I said, "you're shedding." I walked over the grass to the green barn, opened a door. It was dusky inside and smelted like all barns smell, » good odor of hay and damp earth and horses. But the stalls were empty. I left the barn and stepped out into the bright sunshine. The gray cat stood by the pump busily applying a pink tongue to the soft fur of her chest. A» I l«»ned down to scratch her ears I thought I detected a movement by th« corner of the b«rn. I looked up quickly, thinking It was Alice Osborn, but saw only high grass bending and run tling hi th« breeze I pccrea clowljp •* tht burn, «nd «t U« wooded hill behind it, and then stood up straight and turned toward the house. I glanced back at the bam, remembering the half-imaginary movement, and then reached for the screen door- . cnob. • • • THERE was . a sharp crack! from behind me and a small thudding sound beside my head. : stared dumbly at the little black hole and the broken flecks of white paint. It took me may- je two seconds to realize that the hole had been made by a sullet. And then I jerked open ,he screen door, jumped inside and peered cautiously out at the wooded hill behind the barn. I saw nothing but green foliage waving in the breeze, and I heard nothing but the sudden angry screaming of the birds. I turned, took two steps into ;he kitchen, and stopped. I saw double sink beneath an open screened window Jianked by Bright flowered curtains. One of ;he sinks was half full of water to which were submerged thres medium-sized potatoes. Two of the potatoes were peeled and the curling skins were on a piece of newspaper beside th« sink. A small paring knife was on top of the peelings. I noted a small hole in the screen, a tiny hole through which a fly was already crawling. A woman lay on the floor, gen- 'ly reclining on the green linoleum, her arms outflung, one leg bent gracefully exposing • soft undercurve of white thigh. Her eyes were half open, with just the barest glint of pupils behind the dark lashes, and there was a small contented smile on her lips. Just beneath the neckline of her neat print house dress was » small red stain.. I had never seen Alice Osborn. I had talked to her on the telephone and something about her had oddly attracted me. I would never talk to her again, but 1 would not forget her, and 1 felt » deep sadness and a sense of outrage. There was no need for mt to touch her, but 1 did, on one cheek. The skin was still warm. And she was lovely, even tu death. (T* Be Continue*) Paint Closeout Man; Types And Colors i Price Hubbard Hardware CULVERT TILE Concrete Calverts—Corrugated Metal Pipe—Automatic Flood Gates—Screw Type Head Gates —Fre-Cast Septic Tanks We Deliver—Best Prices Webb Culvert Tile Co. at Ark.-Mo. State Line Phone OSbotn 3-81U EXPERT WATER PUMP REPAIR Hubbard Hardware PIMM 1-2015 WE'VE GOT IT! Ov«r 33,000 different items in utock! HUIIARD HARDWARE 1 m going to leave the price tag on this valentine— Herschel will know that if I spent 30 cents I'm not !/4/4>nn>(" "Of course it's good—th« bakery mad« M" MEANWHILE, XT CLINT'S HOTEL sues, MOW, CUNTS OW.Y VKfrHMP.IUTBV TO MWE miPTOHW"HOWEST. YIPES; THE BOSS LOOK AT ALL THAT SNOW.' XXfO SETTER SHOVEL THE WALK, FRED TUfcBS, (JUICK 1 . ONTWrFHONBl SHE&AUWST HV&TIRICAL! .WctCEB SAYS NOT TO QUESTION 'EK OVER TRIPLES, JU5T THREE W*=> AFTEK HER HU5BAWP* TRAGIC DEATH- SHE IMJ5T vE f Of GOT, EAS SHE U5URLLV COMES TOT PLWOT IM HER CAR WHY WHIP WFTS. KELL 5AV SHE DROVE OFF FROM THB LAB WH6M SHE PIPWr HAVE HER CAR THAT'S WHY I BLTT HE ) ALL WE GOTS HIS WE THREW V, IS A (SAY-SO... AN'COME KXJR FRlEMD>OCnOIV\TTHINk. OF IT, MILLER I AINt HE J DIDN'T WU SAY IN JNL! yv ? x YOU WAS A. CCCTOR TOO? OF COURSE Y'NAFTA HAVE, A LICENSE TO PRACTICE MEDICINE/ TH/S OUGHTA WAKE TH' JUST AS I FIGGEEED... TH' LAZY FELINE'S ASLEEP; ONLY, o/ve* LIVIN' THING -< AAAKES A NCHSE LIKE ' . 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