The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on February 18, 1956 · Page 7
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iAfPRPAT, FEBRUARY 16, IV* OUR BOARDING HOUSI — with M.jor (ARK.) COURIER NBWI -PAGESEVEN IOSH- MW, CAN'T & PERSON UST SUFFER. « HEKSK5 If" WAKTS Tbt i LUCE Tb IN TOU SUFFER. A FEAR. OF BEING DROPPEP FROM THE JUMF,1DUVE BEEN WORRIES' ALL AfTER- HOON ; n£ SOT ME T.l.vi.i.n - Tonight, Tomorrow - WMCT Channel 5, ft WHBQ Channel 13 WREC - Channel 3 WMCT, Channel 6 laturdty Nlfht, Feb. 18 6:00 It's * Great Lif« 6:30 BUr SurprlM 7:00 Perry Como 8:00 Academy Award 9:30 Your Hit Parade 10:00 City Detective 10:30 The Vlae 11:00 Studio Wreatlinf 12:00 Sign Off Sunday, Feb. IS . 9:55 New* - Meditation 10:00 The Pwtor 10:15 Induttry 10;30 Big Picture 10:35 Senator Gore 11:00 The Christopher! 11:30 This IB The Life 12:00 American Torum 12:30 Frontiers of Faith i 1:00 Tour Government 1:30 Future Unlimited 2:00 Kaleidoscope 2:15 Bluchwood Broo. 2:30 Zoo Parade 3:00 Wide World 4:30 Captain Gallant 5:00 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 Falrbanlti 9:30 Highway Patrol 10:00 Loretta Young 10:30 Juitlce 11:00 Hollywood Movl* 12:00 Sign Off Monday, Feb. M fl:50 Meditation 7:00 Todfcy 7:25 Weather 7:30 Today 7:55 Today In Memphli 8:00 Today 8:25 News 8:30 Today 8:55 News *-Weather 9:00 Ding Dong School 9:30 Storyland 9:45 The Csthy Show 10:00 Ernie Ford 11:30 Feather Your Neat 12:00 Mid-South Today 12:15 TV Movie 1:15 Modern Homance* 1:30 Homemakers 1:45 Date With Uft 2:00 Matinee Theatre 3:00 Channel 5 Theatre 3:30 Queen for a Day 4:00 Pinky Lee 4:30 Howdy Doody 3:00 Adventure 5:25 Wrestling I'vlew 5:30 Interesting Person 5:40 Cartoons 5:55 Weather 5:00 Catpaln Z-Ro 8:30 Tony Martin 6:45 Newt Caravan 7:00 Caesar'a Hour 8:00 Medic 8:30 Bob Montgomery 9:30 Science Fiction 10:00 Etao Reporter 10:15 Boston Blacfcle 10:45 Weather. 10:50 Mystery Theatre 11:15 Tonight 12:00 Blgn Off WHBQ, Channel 13 Saturday Night, Feb. 18 5;00 Dance Party 6:30 Lone Ranger 7:30 Ozark Jubilee 8:00 Lawrence Welt 9:00 Million * Movie 10:30 Paul ft Mary Ford 10:35 Cltv*Blc Theatre Sunday, Feb. 19 1:30 Your Information 2:00 Big Matinee 3:30 Frew Conference 4:00 Super Clrous 5:00 Judge Bean 5:30 Bin Tin Tin R:00 Kit Carson 6:30 Film Festival 8:00 Chance of A Lifetime .' 8:30 Ted Mack 9:30 Silver Screen. 11-:00 Paul & Mary Ford Monday, Feb. 20 8:45 Newe <t Weather 9:00 Romper Room :0:00 This Is Hollywood 11:30 Stu Erwln 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 . 6:25 You Know Why 6:30 Topper 7:00 TV Reader's Digest 7:30 Voice of Firestone 8:00 Ramar -8:30 Medical Horlrans 9:00 The Pendulum 9:30 Foreign Intrigue 10:00 News- 10:05 Weather 10:10 Paul & Mary Ford 10:15 Late Show 11:45 Weather WREC. Channel S Saturday Night, Feb. 18 6:00 Life With Father 6:30 Beat the Clock 7:00 Stage Show 7:30 Jackie Gleason 8:00 Two for Money 8:30 It's Always Jan 9:00 Gunsmoke 9:30 Damort Runyon 10:00 Big Show 11:45 .Sign Off Sunday, Feb. 19 9:00 Lamp Unto My Feet 9:30 Look tip and Live 10:00 Kye on New York 10:30 Camera Three 11:00 Take a Trip 11:30 Wild Bill HickOk 12:00 Range Rider 12:30 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 Private Secretary 7:00 Ed Sullivan Show 8'00 OE Theatre 8:30 Hitchcock Presents 9:00 Adventure 9130 What'5 My Line 10:00 Big Town 10:30 Fabian 11:00 Sign Off Monday, Feb. 20 6:55 Program News 7:00 Good Morning 8:00 Captain Kangaroo 9:00 Garry Moore 9:30 Arthur Godfrey 10:30 Strike It Rich 11:00 Valiant Lady 1:15 Love of Life il:30 Search Tomorrow ;i:45 Guiding Light 12:00 Jack Paar Show 12:30 Love Story 1:00 Robert Q. Lewis 1 ;30 House Party 2:00 The Big Payoff 2:30 Bob Crosby Show 3:00 The Brighter Day 3:15 Secret Storm 3:30 On Your Account 4:00 Early Show 5:30 Sheena 8:00 News arid Weather 6:15 Douglas Edwards 6:30 Robin Hood " 7:00 Bums 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 12:15 Sign Off "I just finished my route at the end of th« Mock- picked up a hitch-hiker on the way back!" "I'm looking over the help-wanted ads just in sis*— the boss is on a reducing diet again!" Changed Story DALLAS, Tex. (£»)—Over a sociable beer a customer asked bartender Virgin M. Washam if the place ever had been robbed. . "Well, this te It," said the cus- "Nope," Washman said, tomer, flashing a snub-nosed revolver. After taking $176 from the bartender, he strolled out past four other patrons and fled in a car. KOREAN LESPEDEZA $9.50 per cwt. FARMERS SOYBEANS CORP. of SuWtn Serri««" BrythevHle, Ark Phone 3-8191 RADIATOR WORK • Boiled Out • Repaired • Flo Tested • Re-cored ALL WORK GUARANTEED GROVER'S RADIATOR WORKS not. CL Lake Ave. Pb. 3-6981 Jusfa Corpse at THB STORVl After aefaff »h«t at aa< aft«r ftnalaft tar bodr at Alle* Omfcora. who apparently wai •nrderea, Jamei Beaatlt, a» laautrlal comnlioioa larti- <l«ator. lak»« 1'BCT Dorn. a !»•.« wont" wk<ue lutereit i" tae caa< U •j.lfrion". to a rondiloo tavtrn. There lh«7 «»« •n'llhar Tweed, an andertBker who had heea eaKimi-n t" Mr.. O.born. a widow, «i«l L«<!T «W- re.t* they drl« him home. opened the screen door and stepped down to the drive. 'We're sorry, Nellie," Lucy said, "but he wasn't in any condition to drive and Mr. Bennett IT was XIII nine o'clock when I turned Tweed's car into the drive oJ the Tweed Funeral Home and Hopped before the garage entrance. I shut off the motor and gol out as Lucy Dorn stopped my car behind me. She came and stood beside me, holding her coat close around her in the chill wind. "He's dead to the world," I said in a low voice. "I'll have to carry him." "He's too heavy," she protested "We'll see." I started around the car, but a voice stopped me. "Wilbur," the voice said sharply. "Is that you?" A dark shadow stood just m- «ide the screen door silhouetted .gainst dim light from inside tht house. "Miss Tweed?" I «sked •oflly. .,„ "Yes." Met voice was still sharp. "What's the matter? Where's Wilbur?" "Wilbur's In the car," 1 .aid. "He—h* don't feel well." "What's the matter with him?" As I hesitated, Lucy said, "Nellie, you may as well know. We found him «t the Buckeye Club >nd—" "So that's where he's been tine* he brought her body here." There w« » hard edge to her voice. "1 don't know," 1 said. "We lound him there." She pwwed at me. "I cunt n- MU Taut nun*.* "BennetV terday." "Oh. yes.' ihi' "1'kit I saM. "W« mti y«t- ;aH shortly kindly—" "Thank you," Nellie Tweed ;aid coldly and walked briskly to the car, opened the door and gazed at her brother. I saw her thin mouth twist in distaste. I said, "Don't blame him too much. He's had a bad shock." I moved past her and took hold of Wilbur's arm. "If you'll tell me where to put him " "Don't touch Mm," she said sharply. "I'll handle him." dropped my hand and said helplessly, "I'll be glad to help." "I'll manage. Thank you for bringing him home." Lucy Dom said, "Nellie, are you sur* you don't want some help?" !Xet him wallow in his drunkenness," Nellie Tweed said bitterly. "He left me alone today to take care of everything," She looked, at her brother, and suddenly her expression softened a little. She placed a hand on Wilbur's forehead and for a moment her thin face held a tenderness. * • * • I DROVE around the square and parked in the lot behind the Winchester Inn. We entered by * back door and I followed Lucy Dorn through a big bright kitchen where two women In white uniforms were working beside I dishwashing machine. A third woman was frying hamburgers at a big stove. They all smiled at Lucy and she said cheerfully, "HI glrii," and went through •winging doon, down a short hallway and entered the lobby. The elderly gray-haired lady I'd wen at the d«a the day b«fori*ai there now totalling what looked like .food check*. 'HI'Mom," |.Ucy said . fleftneu. H« works lor ttttl Welfare Commission, tie's something like a—a detective." Mrs. Dorn smiled. "That should intrigue you, dear." She nodded at me. "Pleased to meet you, Mr. Bennett. Didn't I see you in the bar yesterday afternoon talking to Abner Cornwallis?" "Yes. Ma'am," 1 said, removing my hat. 'We're going up to the apartment,"_Lucy told her mother. "I! you need me, just buzz." "I won't need you. It's been a quiet evening. Run along—oh, by the way, Dr. Dick was asking for you." Lucy's eyes narrowed a bit, 'What did he want?" "He didn't say, dear." "If he comes back, tell him I'm out." She turned abruptly and walked away. LUCY DORN was waiting impatiently in the hall at the foot of the stairs. Through the arch- ay I saw that the bar wis doing a fairly brisk business. At» table near the eitrance Sheriff Abner Cornwall!* sat with two other len. I leaned in the archway. "Hello, Sheriff. How'i Rosemary?" "Fine," he said. "She settled right down and madt herself to home. I gave her a can of salmon and made a bed tor her in th* office. She already caught two mice." I moved down the hall to Lucy. "I thought you'd never come," she complained. "I'm afraid I'll run into Dick, and I don't want to see him." She turned and went quickly up the carpeted stairs I followed her to the second floor and down a pleasant lighted hall to a door at the fur end. She unlocked the door, stepped inside.and flicked a light switch. "Come In," she said. "This is home for Mom and me." I moved into a big room with wide windows overlooking the square. The ceiling wai high, the woodwork white, the furnishings bright and tasteful On the other side of the room ' through an open door I saw t . darkened kitchen where reflected light gleamed on • refrigerator "Pi is IS and « porcelain sink. (T.r The marble dome that tops the state house of Rhode Island, in Providence, is the second largest in the world. GUARANTEED Serving You Best is our Foremost Concern BURIAL INSURANCE LOGAN Funeral Home CULVERT TILE Concrete Culverts—Corrugated Metal Pipe—Automatic Flood Gates—Screw Type Head Gates —Pre-Cast Septic Tanks We Deliver—Best Prlcei Webb Culvert Tile Co. at Ark.-Mo. State Line Phone OStwrn 3-Mlt To Se/l — To Boy REAL ESTATE r • •.*»> . • ^ TERRY P02238I WE'VE GOT IT! Over 33,000 different item •mtock! HUBBARD HARDWARE WHff WOULD PIMNOSIS HWE8S8NIFVGU HADNT JUST FOUND OUT so NOW r HWSWI wcuswue, plSWLNS DISEASE DO r.DZ. 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