The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on February 27, 1956 · Page 11
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 11

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MOBDAT, FEBkOARY IT, BLTWIYILLI (AM.) PAGE BLETTCN OUR IOARDING HOUSE — wiHi Major H«opl« £ 6U6SS IF I'VS SOT A -TIME-LOCK OM MV WCk6T5/—HER6'S A SAWS ME TWfl6 BUT FUI/ AMO THi CLOSEST 1 BVtC SOT TO WHOPPSRS LlKft THAT WAS A SAW* WINDOW/—AU. TH» PICTURES OP FRANKLIN TO SHOW YOU I AM*T MAO.' THATS POOR LOIS BARNES. THE WHOLE TOWM KNOWS ABOUT HER BUST-UP WITH MOP6F BAKER./ BOAT/ GIVING UP BOYS FOREVER.' MIGHT even RON AWAY TO SOWf LOMELY ISLANp.' SAYS SHE'S WITHDRAWING FROM THE WORLD so SHE CAN CURE A BROKEN HEART--- BEFORE SHE POES.SHE^ QWet? &OP Rft JUST IM CASE TMIM6S "Why should you be working your way through college when you already have the best job m th« world? "Mom's going to .lice the roast b.ef »>««*"* 1 dinner-** can cut.it lots thlnnw than D*H T.Lviiion - Tonight Tomorrow - WMCT Channel 5, & WHBQ Channel 13 WREC—Channel 3 'f 3 „ a-™ «»™ *nfl Wither 6--S5 Program Newi WMCT, Channel S Monday, Feb. 27 6-00 Captain 2-Ro . 6:30 Tony Martin 6:« Mews Ctrtvan 7 -00 Caesar's Hour 8:00 Medic 8:30 Bob Montgomery 9:30 Science Fiction 10:00 Esso Reporter 10:15 Myitery Tneatrt 10:45 Weather 10:50 Film Featur* 11:00 Tonight 12:00 Sign OK Tueid»y, Feb. M 6:50 Meditation 7:00 Today 7:25 Weather 7:30 Today T -.55 Today in Memphis 8:00 Today 8:35 News 8:30 Today 8:M News & Weather 9:00 Ding Dong School 9:30 Story land 9:45 The Cathy Show 10:00 Home Show 11:00 Ernie Ford 11:30 Feather Your Nest 12:00 Mid-South Today 12:15 TV Movie Matinee 1:15 Modern Romances 1:30 Homemnkers . 1:45 Date With Ufa 2:00 Matinee Theatre 3:00 Channel 5 Theatre 3:30 Queen for a Day 4:00 Pinky Lee 4:30 Howdy Doody 5:00 Adventure Theatre 5:30 Interesting Person 5:40 Cartoons 5:55 Weather 6:00 Soldier of Fortune 6:30 Dinah Shore 6:45 News Caravan 7:00 Bob Hope 8:00 Jane's Fireside 8:30 Playwrights 56 9:30 Grand Ole Opry 10:00 Etso Reporter 10:15 Star Stage 10:45 Weather 10:50 Mystery Theatre 11:15 Tonight 12:00 Blgn OH WHBQ, Channel IS Monday, Feb. 21 8:00 Little Rascals 6:25 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 Intrgtue 10:00 News 10:05 Weather 10:10 Paul and Ford 10:15 Late Show 11:45 Weather Tuesday, Feb. 28 8:45 News ft Weather 9:00 Romper Room 0:00 This Is. Hollywood 1:30 Stu Erwin 2:00 Weather 2:05 News 2:15 Theatre 1:00 Miss America 2:00 Film Festival 4:00 Autry-Rogers 5:00 Mickey Mouse 6:00 Little Rascals 6:25 Shoe Show 6:30 Warner Bros 7:30 Wyatt Earp 8:00 Playhouse 8:30 Secret Journal 9:00 Danny Thomas 9:30 Cavalcade Theatre 10:00 News 10:05 Weather 10:10 Pattl Page 10:25 Late Show 11:55 Weather WREC. Channel I Monday, Feb. 27 : and 6:15 Douglas Edwards 6:30 Robin Hood 7:00 Burns and Allen 7:30 Talent Scouti 8:00 I Love Lucy 8:30 December Bride 9:00 Studio.One 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 11:15 Love of Life 11:30 Search Tomorrow 11:45 Guiding Light 12:00 Jack Paar Show 12:30 Love Story 10:00 Star and Story 10:30 News and Weather 10:45 Late Show 12:15 Sign Off Tuesday, Feb. 6:55 Program News 1:00 Robert Q, L«wls 1:30 Houst Party 2-00 The Big Payolf 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 Range Rider 6:00 News »ad Weather 6:15 Donglae Edwards 6:30 Name That Tune 7:00 Never Get Rich 7:30 Navy Log B:00 Meet Millie 8:30 Red Skelton Show 9:00 $64,000 Question 0:30 Trust Your Wirs 10:00 Amos and Andy 10:30 News and Weather 10:45 Late Show 13:15 Sign Off Thief Locks Up CHICAGO (#)—A gunman carefully placed a small padlock ^on the door of Mrs. Bernice Olish's | Olish phoned the police cleaning shop alter robbing her of $11. Unable to break the lock, Mrs. who forced the door. Paint Closeout M»T And Col«l i Price Hubbard Hardware WE'VE GOT IT! Over 33,000 different items in stock! HUBBARD HARDWARI ROTHROCK DRUG STORE Remember us for prescriptions GUARANTEED KOREAN LESPEDEZA $9.50 per cwt. FARMERS SOYBEANS CORP. "Home of Sudden Service" Blytheville, Ark . Phone 3-8191 Just awpse at Twilight "" ' *" XX I GAZED at him in the tun- Hght and saw the pain in his old eyes and the twitching of his lean old face. I said, "Sheriff, you didn't want Alice to m a "y Wilbur or Doc or anybody, did you?" "You're right," he blurted. "Wilbur is a nincompoop. He lets his sister boss him and run his. business. He ain't got guts enough to stand up and be a man." "Perhapi Alice should have picked Dr. Jarrett?" I said. "Him?" the sheriff said contemptuously "A pompous ox who thinks he knows everything? Last summer be told WiU'.e Brand's wile she had a tumor, «nd (our months later she gave fbirth to an eight-pound boy. first tumor I ever saw th«t bawled and .guzrfed milk. The whole county is still laughing about it." .. "The w«y you talk," I »l°. "you'd have made • better bus- iband for Alice than either the doctor or Wilbur Tweed." "I'm a better man right now ithan either ot 'eml K Alice had "Take It easy, Sheriff." i "Go on," he said *» nit, point- ling • trembling flnger across the tquare. -"Go on. over there, it •you want to, along with the rest 'of the vulture«. Me, I'm going to eat" As I climbed the porch steps, II passed people coming down, red-faced farmers in dnrK Sunday suits and their sturdy wives in flowered drcss« aitf white •hoes. Nellie Tweed, dressed n the same lober black itoodI jn the dusk ot th« hall. H«t brown hair was still pulled back over her small ears and the dark- rimmed llasset gave her a somber look If. •!" rtWi-n' •he gave no ftnit. ^. "Mrt. Oibotn," I Biurmuroo, and turned into the room at the -ight of the hall. She looked calm and serene, as she must have, been in life, and her full lips still seemed to be smiling gently. In the hall Nellie Tweed said huskily, "Would you care to sign the register?" and indicated an open book on a stand beneath a bronEe-hooded lamp. "Thank you," I said. "Is 'Mrs Osborn's sister here?" 'We expect Mrs Woodruff this fternoon Her flowers arrived his morning." 1 moved to the book on the tand and wrote my name and eft and crossed the square to the Winchester Inn. ABNER CORNWALLIS sat at table by a window As 1 approached, I saw that he was drinking tomato soup directly rom the bowl. "Sit down, «it down," he greeted me, lowerin'g the bowl. "I ordered you the Sunday special." I sat down across from him. 'What's the Sunday special?" "SwiM iteak, mashed potatoes and gravy, succotash, Waldorf i«lad and butterscotch cream pie. Tomato loup or fruit juice. I had th« soup."' ' . "I'll have the juice," 1 said. 'Everything else sounds fine. An elderly, plunip, pay-haired waltreH came up and took my order. She bandied with the sheriff and went away laughing. The sheriff grinned after her, showing his y«Uow teeth. 1 said, "You're quite a man with the women, Sheriff. He leered at me and touched his thick white hair. "Snow on th« roof dont mean there »in' no fire In the furnace. How did she look?" 1 was a llttl* bewildered. "How did who look?". Allct. Who else?" C*," 1 MM, "•» 1 saw your Bowers t>y tne casket." He seemed embarrassed. "Thought it was the thing to do," he said shortly. "Cost me $5." H« avoided my gaze and began to butter a rolL "It was nice of you," I said. "She has a lot of flowers." "Heathenish. She can't smell 'em." We left the dining, room and he waited while I entered the lobby, Mrs. Dorn was still behind the desk. She smiled and unhooked the glasses from her nose. - "How are you today, Mr. Bennett?" "Fine. Is Lucy around?" "She's up in the apartment." "Could I speak to her?" "Help yourself." She nodded at the phone on the desk. 1 PICKED up the phone. Lucj Dorn's voice said, "Yes?" • I said, "Do we still have a date or this afternoon?" "Oh, it'i you. Look, I'm ter- Ibly jorry, but—* "Forget it," I broke In. "Is everything fine between you and Doc now?" • "I—I think so. Of coum, he'i till brooding about Alice, but I hink I can snap him out ot it le wants me to marry him right' away and go to Pittsburgh with ilm. He has a chance lor i Job n a hospital there." "What will the people In Beech Tree do for medical care?" "There's a doctor at Indian Landing," she laid, "and many of them In Steel City. They , didn't appreciate him here anyhow. They depended upon him, but still they made sneering remarks. Dick Is meant for bigger things. He—he'l) be lamoui." "For removing tumonT* It wasn't a nice thing to say, but I'm only human and Dr. Richard Jarrett had Irritated me from th* moment I'd met him. "That's not-true,' she flared. "Mrs, Brand did have a tumor. Ht explained It to m*. Alter «U had her baby, Dick removed the tumor, but they don't talk about that. They Jutt mafc* fc» «t THE ftfAt M«COri By BILL WALKER ITS A roary NKKUCE ZEKE /1 LL HAVE rT INSURES TOPAY WITH- W. L. WALKER INSURANCE AGENCY Glenco Bids, Phone 3-4360 To Sell — To Buy REAL ESTATE r E>*ifB* i TERRY PO-2-2381 (T» Bt CwUnuet) CULVERT TILE Concrete CulTtrts— Cerrujattd Metal Pipe—Automatic Flood Gates—Screw Type Head Gatei —Pre-Cart Septic Tanks Wt Deliver—Beet Prieee Webb Culvert Tile Co at Ark.-Mo. State Line Phone OSborn S-8414 Serving You Best is our Foremost Concern BURIAL INSURANCE LOGAN Funeral Home foOBB S* WWW- MWCTto VAVNE, THE VHOMMI vou mrr THE CONDITION WJJ. GET *OBSE. BVENTUAU.V MUCSeS WIU. 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WE RfiURE THERE'S A FORTUNE IN IT FOR US. MDU WANT ME TO SET s iOU A WHOLE MESS PC. MILLER'S MIRACLE MISEKV MEDICINE? -.AMP, WE CAN SURE USE rr; TMATS THE IDEA IMA WUT S SCHNOOSLES MEM'S STOP& HERE'S MY CHANCE T' PICK' UP SOME EASVPOUSMf HERE'S A QUARTER FOP CATCHING MY HAT, TH-TH- V, SON! THANKS!

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