The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on October 12, 1954 · Page 11
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 11

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Tuesday, October 12, 1954
Page 11
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TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12,1954 BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE ELEVEN OUR BOARDING HOUSE — with Major HoopU HbfM Off Trie? WHAT DID OUT OUR WAY By J. R. William* I HAW T TO TEA* > TH WHOLE STOVE y APAET / EVERV \ TIME HE ] WORKS / WITH / LITTLE S .SCREWS. "T ILL AHAKB OUT THE PO« AWO PUT HIM OUT- BETTER LOOK > 9STWE6N ' HIS TOES FOR THAT SCREW.' ANV&OPV LBAV6 THE ROOM TILL WE'RE SURE IT'S NOT IN A WRINKLE OK SOME PLACE ON VOU.' OW.' TM MECHANIC'S FRI&K A6IM? DON'T 1OO THWK. 1 COULP FEELITIF IT FELL IN ^Vl^EffiRCSHS^U^S^^*^- SU6T fO *1 U rW POrtLlTi BORM THIETY YE/KRS TOO SOOW NOW 1 WONT HAVE TO D\& TOO DEEP WHOM WE WIND UP AT iMERC'S HALF AN APPLE PIE — INCASE Bor/ THAT'S ONLY TME- FIFTH SANDWICH 6LUPPED / THE WOMAN Is fte- Television — Tonight, Tomorrow — WMCT Channel 5, l> WHBQ Channel 13 WMCl Ch Jin net 5 Tuesday Night, Oct. 12 8:00 Evening Serenade 6:15 News Repoorter 6:30 Dinah Shore 6:45 News Caravan 7:00 Bob Hope 8:00 Fireside Theatre 8:30 Circle Theatre fi:00 Truth or Consequences 9:30 Ths Falcon 10:00 I Married Joan 10:30 News 10:40 Weather 10:45 Clete Roberts 11:00 Tonight 12:00 Sign Off Wednesday. Oct. 11 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 fl;45 Shopping at Home 10:00 Home Show 11:00 Betty White Show 11:30 Feather Your Nest '12:00 News 12:15 Farm News 12:30 Channel Five Ctub 1:00 II Steps to Heaven 1:15 Amy Vandebllt 1:20 Charm with Cathy 1:30 Homemakers Program 2:00 Greatest Gift 2:15 Golden Windows 2:30 One Man'fl Family 2:45 Concerning Miss Marlowe 3;00 Hawkins Falls 3:15 First Love 3:30 World of Mr. Sweeney 3:45 Modern Romance 4:00 Pinky Lee Show 4:30 Howdy Doody 5:00 Time for Trent 5:25 Weatherman 5:30 Interesting Person 5:40 What's ou Channel 5 6:45 Armchair Adventure 6:00 Evening Serenade 6:15 News Reporter 6:30 Eddie Fisher 6:45 News Caravan 7:00 Cisco Kid 7:30 Favorite Story 8:00 TV Theatre 9:00 This Is Your Life 9:30 Mr. D. A. 10:QO Dear Phoebe 10:30 News 10:40 Weatherman 10:45 Rocky King 11:15 Tonight 12:00 Sign Off WHBftf CftAnnel 13 Tuesday Night, Oct. 1Z 6:00 Western Theatre 6.15 Weather 6:20 News 6:30 Doug Edwards 6:45 Jo Stafford 7:00 Strike it Rich 8:00 Meet Millie 8:30 Steel Theatre 9:30 Danny Thomai 10:00 Weather 10:05 News 10:15 Danger 10:45 Late Show Wednesday, Oct. IX 7:00 Morning Show 8:55 News 9:00 Garry Moore 9:30 Arthur Godfrey 10:30 Strike It Rich 11:00 Valiant Lady 11:15 Love of Life 11:30 Search for Tomorrow 11:45 Guiding Light 12:00 Kitchen Magic 12:25 News 12:30 Welcome Traveler 1:00 The Personal Touch 1:15 Robert Q. Lewis 1:30 House Party 2:00 Big Payolf 2:30 Lady of the House 2:-55 Bob Crosby 3:00 Brighter Day 3:15 Secret Storm 3:30 On Your Account 4:00 Portia Faces Life 4:15 Early Show 5:30 Mars Patrol 6:00 Hartoon Time 6:15 Weather 6:20 News 6:30 Doug Edwards 6:45 Perry Como • 7:00 Godfrey & FrlendB 8:00 Inner Sanctum 8:30 I've Got a Secret 9:00 Best, of Broadway 10:00 Do You Know Why 10:05 Weather 10:10 News 10:20 Late Show EXPERT WATER PUMP REPAIR Hubbard Hardware Phone 2-2015 Icebergs are deceitful In appearance as the amount seen above water is small. About 85 per cent of their bulk lies hidden within the ocean. Jagged edges of ice that jut far beyond the visible white mass are the berg's deadliest weapons. TRUSSES EXPERTLY I FITTED 2 KIRBY DRUG STORES Call PQ. 3-3531 ~~ BAD PICTURE TUBE? ONE OF OUR MANY EXTRA SERVICES Our new process will repair and restore it (in most cases) —at no Additional cost'. ELECTRONIC LAB 111 W. Walnut — Blytheville $$$ SAVE $$$ SEE ALVIN Before you buy new furniture—Before you buy used furniture—Before you sell your used furniture for cash —For liberal allowance on trade-ins . . . You Will Be Glad You Did I ! ALVIN HARDY FURNITURE CO 113 E. Main St. Blytheville, Ark. Phone POplar 2-2302 SUSPECT By Itugfa Lawrence Nelson THE STORTi MM. Angelica J*nen, *10ter - In - law of Jim D*Bn'» client, hi dcnd and I lie fact* point to murder at the Colorado moon In In lodfce trhrrr Jim mm* hln bride Nnner are K mtttf a» car«takf!rn In order to d«tectlve work for Mr*. Kit C«rUon. Jtm ban Jo«t found the bodj Is the baaement, lyinn on an clrvfltor imed to brfnic np wood for the upstair* fireplace. * * * XIH "MANGY had on ber blue jeans, her trim boots and fitted jacket. Jim put his arm around her, pulled her up for a kiss. He told her about the body, and went on, "The phone's dead, honey. 1 guess it's up to you to get to a. phone. The one in that gatekeeper's shack might be •working. Or you might have to go clear into Creek Junction. G«t the sheriff. Tell him what's happened. I'll stay here to make certain nothing is disturbed. Nancy Dunn's face was white and drawn. She said, "Our—our client? "Yes. One dead man beside a California swimming pool A dead woman in a wood elevator in Colorado. But both with j crushed skulls. Both found when I Mrs. Kit and her faithful re- jtainer were alone in the house 'You think the focal sheriff is i going to write that oft* as a co) incidence?" "What sre you going to do, (Jim?" "Find out some things," Dunn • said grimly. 1 Jim watched his car climb up the road toward the plateau. He looked beyond Miss Wister's j coupe, looked at the moving : water of the lake. He knew it was only his imagination, but that body of water did not appear so beautiful now. He heard Mrs. Kit screaming as soon as he was inside the kitchen door. No no no no! Not again! DOC He moved quickly through the kitchen, toward the hall and bedroom. He could hear the lower answering whine of Mrs. Gelstrap's voice, beard the relaxation of Kit's hysteria into violent sobbing. He pushed open the bedroom door without knocking. Mrs. Gelstrap held the nearly empty glass of water she had just taken from the younger woman. There was no sign of the black coffee Jim had prescribed. Mrs. Gelstrap soothed, "You rest and sleep now. It'll be all right" Kit Carlson ,saw Jim, broke into accusations. "You didn't help! You didn't keep this from happening. It's happened again!" "What have you given her now?" Jim demanded at tb* cook, "Just another little capsule or so." There was defiance in Sue. Gelstrap's whine. "Poor thing. She has to rest She's been through so much." Already Kit's eyelids were getting heavy Jim demanded, "Listen to me. Don't go to sleep again. What did you hear during the night?" "Hear? I didn't hear anything but the water And the moaning of the wind. Who is doing this to me? That's the question jou should be trying to answer." 'Don't think about it, dearie," Mrs. Gelstrap said. Mrs. Gelstrap put a tiny hand across the younger woman's lips. When she removed the gentle pressure, Mrs. Kit was asleep. Back in the kitchen, Mrs. Gelstrap retrieved her bottle. "Hysterics and hangovers," Jim said. • • • TIM began a hasty yet thorough J search of the whole house. He finished the upstairs with no evidence of Miss Wistcr's presence, walked down and around (or an- offer *urv«y of tbt 'as Nancy drove up in the jeep. "The phone at the gatehouse worked," Nancy said. "I had to break in, Jim. It—well, it w»s strange the way the operator acted. She rang a Toby Argyle, That's where we stopped (or the keys, wasn't it? 1 * "Yes. I guess Toby Argyle runs the town of Cre«k Junction." "Maybe. At any rate 1 told him and he promised to send the sheriff out. He acted funny, Jim. Odd, startled, upset Oh, I don't know how to tell you. Is—is there anything new here? Mist Wister?" "Nothing. No trace." "What can I do?" He rubbed lu> forehead, smiled. "Breakfast, honey." He watched her walk around the bend in the trail before he unlocked the basement door. Even this more careful search showed no signs of an intruder. Outside, Jim began a methodical quartering of the immediate grounds. He found no trace of any struggle. He completed a wide circle, came out again on the turnaround. A pickup truck was just stopping. He had heard no motor sound and checked that fad again. The rigM-hand door at th« truck popped open and Miss Wister stepped out "Am I glad to see you!" Mist WUter iiid. J IM looked past Miss Wister, saw th* tall, angular woman who had got out the truck's other door and walked around. Jim Dunn felt an uneasy stirring in the pit of his stomach. "Who are you?" "Agnes Argyle," she said. Th« lips of her wide mouth thinned out into a pale line. "Heard you needed tbt i her iff," -Yes." -All right," Mr*. Arjyl* Mid. "That's me. Duly elected ihcrifl of this county, Had a phont report of a dead woman here." She looked quickly at Mist Wlsttr. "Hear you found th* body «f Angelica Jones?" "Not Angelica!" moaned Mis* WUt«r roinp DELIVERY SERVICE Phone 3-4507 Ho»rs: 8 a.m t* 9 p.nk with Deliver? to 7 WOODS DRUG STORE 221 West Main St For Genuine Parts and Expert Service See Your Ford Tractor Dealer SNOW TRACTOR CO, Blythcville, Ark. TeL POpIar 3-8951 Mean§ Lens Work . . , More Income Per Aero "The Very Best Will Cost You Less." Paint Closeout MM; Trnw and C«I»n i Price Hubbard Hardware FOR RADIO AND TV REPAIR Call 3-4596 Jimmy Ge*n, repairman • All work guaranteed • Prompt Set rice ROSE SALES CO. 521 S. 21st WE BUY USED FURNITURE PHONE 3-3122 Wade Furn. Co. Robertson's Radio and T.V. Service 515 E. Main Wade Warehouse Bldg. [>»T Ph. 1-4257 NIK Ph. 3-6704 TV and RADIO SERVICE Minor Kepiirt and Tibe Replacement In home (Inside Iherlllt ell; On/y Idere Thun 20 T«mra Tralnlnr anfl Experience. Factory Service Guarantee «D All Make*. Blytheville Sales Co. Felix Carney. Mgr. 10» E. Main Ph. 3-3616 utchers vyould get a lot of credit if you'd start the ack to normalcy by cutting the prica of wieners!" "Last one back M a rotten egg!" UEUT.LANOON/lVE FOUND HIM/IT'S LAfE SAXON.' THE (KU9M., •OTTA HOC/ f THERE ARE A \ 1 MAN'S TRACKS ) 'COURSE NOT, SILLY" HE'S SITTING ON HIS HORSE! OH, HE'LL BE HANDSOME.. WHAT KINO OF A MAN ARE YOU GOING- TO MARRY, PRISCILLA 21 OR SOMETHING ., BONNIE. I'M GET ' V TIMS Tifzep OP IWVESTMiNli; I YES, BONWIB--FIV6 . KKAMEK? / &s ou « sure THING. YOU MISHT CARE TO UNROLL IN6 FOR AN INVEST MEWT OF YDUK OWN; TBLL VOU VVHAT, JIMMY,SETM« *SOO BY NOOM TOMORROW" i»NP W6 CAM 96. MAKRIEP TOMORROW NISHTJ H? HANSN AROUMf HERB Like A SPARE HSAWAITEZ. MEST ESS OR NO, I SAY LET'5 SOMETIMES I WIN* FKEC 7 Ifr WYCHIC/ /W55 SLUE, A MOTE FROM MR. I TRU£T HE RECALLS SOOH THM" THIS 15 WH6R& HE'S SUPPOSED T BE EMPLOYED m cm V SUM. BUT A FEW PAYS' RE5T (WILE KESf MJP ILL BE SET FOR JVOU PKWE VKf THE TRIP KJA&H WJD I/WlP NISHT TO QBTTH6K6' OFF TILL EA.SV-CA.N DKJVE THRU. WE'LL WEEP HI5CAK — (SACK AT ^McKEE IWDU5TRI64 W WE'KE'PUB IW H05FOKD CITY TOMORROW! COME, W DEAR. HE'S NO MHE TIME HAS COME TO LAY AWAY AYE, BRUNNEHILDE, IT 15 THE LAW... HIS WISH 15 YOU£,r COMMAND. NO.PAPA, NO!! I WILL OBEY NO MAN AS LONG AS I SO UN AVENGEP OF THAT UGLY APE LETHIH.WHO.WOUL HAVE MY HAND DESTROY THIS MONSTER WITH HIS MAGICJ YOU IN HOT WATffi; IN THE P6.NTWV, OLD PWIEND; IT'S AWPUL NICE OP VOU TO COME OVER AMD COOK A MEAL WHEN THAT POOD OUSMTTO BE BY NOW ITS AWUFULLY QUIET IN TW KITCHEN WHSPE'S BED ELMEB? HINK NOTHIN' OF IT, FUODSV. 1 SPN . VS h R\6W 60V 1 VCW4 StT 'VM t ROW WWGYA WTH VWMOtS 1 50

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