The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on March 8, 1956 · Page 19
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MARCH S, MM •LTWHTftLI (IBS.) OOWHMt WSW9 PASS IfWETEBK OUR IOARDINO HOUSI — with M.j.r H**fk OUT OUR WAY PART OF *X> ttMM9tl.fr •V *••» H«* Mff MOOR 0»t TELL you, MARTHA AW DEAR, I'M FAT MEH'S WSE6T-' 1 UN6 COI+TEST ? ~ I'M HOT FAT, OF COURSE — TrtOXSH MV CORPUtetJT 16 ALWAYS WAKC ME C0*Mr46 LrPSTAIRS ff ftl6t<T— A SWITCH ErlSlrtE.'-- SUT I SOESS TUB OTHERS CONTEST AEE StttnOT TH'MKbHT •XPCT-BP MtOMC* COOKER WAKED. AT*. CHOfPfP WCCP ft* I'M AS HARD AS MARBLE UAR-RUMPM/ NOTHlW TO »*3««V ABOUT SEASON IVE PURCMA$ED , BASKETBALL KKETS,CLASS PLAY TICKETS CAREFUL Ltwf / IF THIS SETS ^K SHOTS -30,30, I PURCHASE A POUBLC PA6EADIM1ME SCHOOL TEAR. CUSTOMERS ARE stf THEIR. SMALLEST SCORE'S) FTTHECONDrriONS, ^/ERASING. 17 POINTS TD THE SHOT. _____ SUPS AT KING • ACROSS THE STREET — ToHijkt; Tomorrow - WMCT Channel 5, & WHBQ Channel 13 WREC — Channel 3 WMCT, CkAU*! * rhundkr NlfkM, M*r. » 6:00 JungV* Jim 8:30 Dtn&h Shore 0:45 Newt C»rav*n 7:00 Tou Bet Tour. UW 7:30 Dragnet 8:00 Uncommon Valor 8:30 Theatre • ' 9:00 Video' Theatre 10:00 J56BO Reporter 10:15 Assglnment 10:45 Little Show 11:00 Tonight 12:00 Sign Oil Friday, Mar. > 6:JO Meditation 7:00 Today 7:35 Weather 7:30 Today 7:55 Today In Memphis 8:05 Today 8:25 News 8:30 Todfty 8-55 News & Weather 9:00 Drag Don? School 8:30 Btoryland 9;45 The Cathy Show 10:00 Home Show 11-.00 Ernie Ford . ..; 11:30 leather Tour Nest 12:00 Mid-South Today 12:15 TV' Movie Matinee 1:1$'Modern Romances 1:30 Homemakers 1:45 Date With Life 3:00 Matinee Theatre 3:00 Channel 5 Theatre 3:30 Queen lor a Day 4:00 Pinky Lee 4:30 Howdy Doody 5:00 Adventure 5:30 Interesting person 5:40 Cartoons 5:55 Weather 6:00 Wild BUI Hicltok 6:30 Eddie Fisher 8:45 News Caravan 7:00 Truth or Consequences 7:30 Life of Rlley 8:00 Big Stop/ 8:30 Storiw of Century 9:00 Sports 9-.45 Confederates 10:00 Ei»o Reporter 10:15 Badge 714 10:45 Weather 10:50 In Memphis 11:00 Tonight 12:00 Sign OK WHBQ. Ct>ann«i U Thursday Nifht, Mar. 8 '6:00 Little Rascals 6:25 Learn to Draw 6:30 The Lone Ranger 7:00 Bishop. Sheen 7:30 Stop the Music 8:00 Star Tonight 8:30 Down You Go 9:00 I Spy • 9:30 Foreign Intrigue 10:00 News '10:05 Weather 10:10 Pattl Page 10:25 Late Show * 11:55 Weather Friday, Mar. 9 8:45 News & Weather 9:00 Romper Boom 10:00 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-Rogere 5:00 Micfcey Mouse 6:00 Little Rascals 6:25 You Know Why 6:30 Annie Oakley 7:00 Ozzle & Harriet 7:30 crossroads 8:00 Dollar A Second 8~:30 Mobil Theatre 9:00 Confidential Pile 9:30 Foreign Intrigue 10:00 News 10:05 Weather 10:10 Sporta 10:15 Paul and Ford 10:30 Late Show 11:45 weftther WKEC. Channel * Thursday Night, Mar, 8 6:00 News and Weather 6:15 Donglas Edwards 6:30 Sergeam- Preston 7:00 Bob CummlngB 7:30 Climax 8:30 PlayhOUM 9:00 Johnny Carooa 9:30 Quiz Kids 10-00 Lone Wolf 10:30 H*WG *nd We»«her 10:45 Late MoTle 12:15 Sign Off . Friday, Mar. S «:55 Program News 7:00 Good Morning 8:00 Captain Kangaroo 9:00 Garry Moore 10:30 Strike It Rich 11:00 Valiant Lady 11:15 Love of Llle 11:30 Search Tomorrow 11:43 Ouldlns Light 12:00 Jack Patr Show 12:30 Lo?e Story 1:00 Rob«rt Q. Lewli 1:30 House Party 2:00 The Big Payoff 2:30 Bob Crosby Show 3:00 The Brtglrt.« Oaj 3:15 Secret Storm 3:30 On Tour Account 4:00 larir MoTle 5:30 JUng» Rider «:00 Newt and westrur «:I5 Doullaa Xdwardi fl:30 My Friend FHcha T.OO Kama. . 7:30 Our MlB« BrootB 8:00 Crusader 8:30 Playhouse 9:00 The Lineup 9:30 Person to Person 1Q:00 Secret File*.'USA 10:30 New ana Weather 10:45 Late Mofie 12:15 Sign O» The population of l^ia is I V™ ing at the speedy rat* of 5,000, 000 a year. PINKY LEE'S Wtarhtrbird Sh«*t Fit Cprr«etly. HEUIR'S METAL BASE CABINETS Reg. $36 1 p • Vain* 1 rricc SMfhttf HUBBARD I. SON F«r aches, pains, coVB, braises, bmrw. cflld*. heftdftchc*. blt« »nd stlnf»- *«7 Bob't Gypsy Rub Liniment Arailable at yo«r farorlto drag counter C. G; SMITH PRODUCTS CO. Centrally Located For Easy Shopping on cJLenef HI-WAY DRUG We Give Top Value Stamps Pr»M> B*M*r, kef. PhjuwcM * MIT. Charlen B»t<», owner Main at Division Ph°»« XXIX KT own gun sliM»<3 from my I side pocket quickly and easily, as stiokly as any shoulder holster draw, «nd I leveled it at the rtiortrl and said. "Don't." His hand hung suspended, his thin old fingers dangling emptily, »nd hfc mouth fell open revealing the yellow rodent look of his lower teeth. Behind him by the ear th* deputy stood rooted, froxen with the impact of the gun in my hand. "Don't move, Horace," I said gently. "It'll be better that way." Horace said something, but It •was iunt a stuttering sound, and his eyes pleaded with the sheriff lor guidance. But the sheriff wa§ watching me fiercely, like a vicious old lion cornered at last, and his eyes still glowed red in the twilight I waggled the gun at Horace, "Come around here, stand beside the sheriff. Snap it up.* He obeyed briskly The sheriff didn't look at him, but continued to fix m« with hi« fierce out- rag«d gUrc. I moved to them, (ei-ited the gun Iran the stwriff's holatw and flapped Horace i hips. He was innocent of weapons. I stepped back. "Sit down, both o« you, and take it .easy." They sank slowly to the graM. Horace's eves'still implored the sheriff fat guidance, for comfort, but Abner Comw»llli WH too busy daring hate «t nw, . .•• \ was a trifle weary of Sheriff Abner Cornwallls, and x I put his gun in my coat pookrt I tum«d and apoke to Dr. van Horn. ,'Tm sorry for thii interruption, Doctor. Wonl you please continue?" ,Ht hariUttd, hi* KMB. IMM twinging from me to the sheriff and Horace. Behind h|m Dr. Martingale waa grinning, »PP"- ently •tnjoyini «*• •»"•*£!; Van Horn tpok* In hh &tf volci, "W« m«y »• wtU pro- cttd. tine* we h»v« i«»rted." H« called over Me shoulder to Or. Martingale. "Go ahead, Jerry. Make the preliminary incisions." He turned to me. "Bennett, are you certain we're in tne clear? I don't want any legal ccmpiir cation* for the medicai section, or the Investigation department OL the Commission." "There won't be 111 taKe the -.•esponsibiHty." The she; if! snarled something, but I paid no atiention. "Chief," Dr. Martingale called. "Come here, please." • • • DR VAN HORN turned slowly and moved up the slope to where the bod), lay. The two men bent over, and I saw the younger man point a rubber-gloved finger. I watched curiously, awar* of a sudden and eerie silence in the cemetery. "There te something strange here," Van Horn said. "1 noticed the incisions, crude one* and rudely sutured, when I opened the man'i clothing, but I attributed '.hem to obsolete .embalming method*. Now we find that the body w_s opened before burial and the vital organs re. moved." I itared at him, feeling a sudden cold torn at iweat OB my forehead. "A highly irregular and unethical thing," Van Horn •aid-indignantly. "Heart, lunga, »tom- •ch,. intettines, everything." He waved an arm wildly, "It is im- potaible to do a post mortem examination! How can you tell if a man died of silicoils or a heart attack tf you do not have the lungs and heart?" He glared at me. "Dr. Richard Jarrett was the attending pbjitcitn, wa» he not?" I nodded dumbly. "I want to talk to him," he (napped "He'd better have a food meeoB, or 111 have hii license." •You cm Ulk to him," 1 Mid, "if he hasn't left town." I gazed down the -lope at ihe sheriff and Horace. They were still obediently sitting on the grass, the sheriff watching and listening intently. Horace sat dejectedly, plucking at the grass, no doubt thinking of another canceled date with .Toanie. The sheriff spoke in a surprisingly mild and innocent voice, "Is something wrong. Bennett?" "There is plenty wrong," Van Horn said grimly, stripping off his rubber gloves. "Let us see this Dr. Jarrett." The sheriff got stiffly to his feet, watching me slyly. "My legs are cramped," h« complained. I. let him stand, and said to Van Horn, "What about the body? Do you want it reburied?" "No, no, not yet. I wiH want tissue and bone specimens for chemical and microscopic examination. Jerry can secure those while we are gone. I want to see this jo-called doctor, this practitioner who removes organ* from a defenseless dead man before burial." • • • THE sheriff Mi; eagerly, TH take you f J see Doc Jarrett, X you want" • "Good," Van Horn snapped. 'This is state business, and I will demand an explanation. Highly irregular." He shook his big shaggy head reprovingly. "I can conceive of no proper reason for it." I Mid, "The undertaker who embalmed him—surely he mutt have known . , ." "I'll ca to him, alto," Vaa Horn said. "After- x have talked to Dr. Jarrett. He it the one who sifmed the death'.certiflcate. and he it responsible. ,The undertaker merely embalmed the body. He had no medical training and it U no particular concern of hit In what condition a body reaches him, except lor mutilation and eoametk profc- l«m». His job 1« merely to mall* the body as preventable aa possible and to preeerve It lonf enough to lurvlvt a hineral and the public gaze." (Tef - BERMUDA'S INCOME Tourist trade accounts for 95 per cent of the total Income of the Bermuda islands. Only other major source of income is the exportation of Easter lilies. Bufford Shoe Shop Expert Shoe Repair Good Shoes at Good Prices 112 S. Broadway Paint Closeout MM; TTP« An* Oton i Price Hubbard Hardware ROTHROCK DRUG STORE Remember •* for prescriptions EXPERT WATER PUMP REPAIR Hubbard Hardware FhUM 2-2*15 RADIATOR WORK • loiltd Out • Fl*> T»»t«d • Rt-cortd 4LL WORK GUARANTEED GROVER'5 RADIATOR WORKS SN Cl. Uke An. Pk. >-Nf 1 WE'VE GOT IT! Pvtr 33,000 f IfTAMInT lYwnlV in stock! HUIIARD HARDWARE "There's nothing the matter with me—1 jutt cam* to see if you can figure out what's wrong' with my husband!" "We don't mind you putting on more weight, pop! There's just that much more of you to love!" 'van/use is MOCE \xi US, SPUlWTED TO THF ARTOeT BUT, DEAR.'*WE'RE SAVING TO BUY A ' I'LL BE TOO JUST THINK!! SOME DAY YOU'LL WALK IN YOUR OWN GARDEN AND PICK YOUR OWN ) > IT,, I "STRAW- _x (HAZEL. J Qt-l-if-»lt=*? / WELL-STARCHED TO BEND OVER; I'M fiCXNci TO KK \ MR. BOCWEK (CC ACRE ) MONEY. HOW 16 HE? / HESHOJU76EIN PRETTY dOCPAO HE'S FRACTIONS- EACK50ME OTHER TIME MAIA~MO LMMPRV )(*HK5 TO DeNTFX HIM. nt PRIVE THE OK OFF- 5TONV POINT WHERE TH6 RWER UrAV NOT BE FOUND FOR MONfflS, WITH MATT WSIDB! "T>l6KBi5 NOT KEEP HINl WUE6P TH^ U»ja...>we> IVC . WORKEP TOO HARP FOR THNT $200000 TO l ITRIEPTO SPAffi TO «Wr»BUT IT PIPN'T FrXN OUT,,. IF McKEt INANT* PROOF OF W.WT3 tTEWH, I HM/B NO CHOICB...IWU5TFLV OUT M» IDENTIFY THW NRCMJT 6KfS t HftVE VOU'VF. HAP ANV EXPERIENCE BLA.CKSMITHING, HAVE.tOU? WSJ., NO MATTEI?. VWRK'S SETT1M6 .50-HEAVY THESE DAYS, AMY OF STRONG HANDS IS' YEAH.. 'SPEC! A1J.Y WITH A.LL TH€SE/ GAS V TUESDAY, NEW- FANCIED / BUGGIES? (JULY 31 GAS BUGGIES) HAW SAX AROUND .TO I WHAT'S I' DATE? BUSINESS PRETTY GOOD, EH? SHOULDA > THOUGHT O'THIS > PAINT. GIMMICK BEFORE... HEPE COMES TH' BUM NOW T' BASK IN TH' >MORNINSSUN...HE S SYLVESTER ,FUOM SNOOZIN' ON MV BENCH! SO (J00i.» 1! S XVJOU UWEW: UtODERStftWD V[ KMOh> HE'S GOT OKfVV, 1 fXW TO COU.ICT.,. UM1V*. THl GOC».

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