The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on March 15, 1956 · Page 10
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THURSDAY, MARCH 15,1»M BLTTOTTLLB (AJUC.) COURIER NEWI PAGE NINETEEN OUR HOARDING HOUSE - with M.jor Hooplt ly i. R. Williams OUT OUR WAY on, PIPE DOWM; I'LL TAPS -dOU SO TKSHT tU CAM FLIT AROON< LIKE A PALLET AMD • VAWP SAWK-LETS SO FOR A BPC." KIPS'U. MEVCK AMOUNT TO A RlP ANYMORE/ MO MORK MIKIW N TH 1 axjNTW FOR MUT»,*FRIN4 FLOWS**, Btfseie*, 3A6SAFRA*, CM- NAMOKI BARK.' NO" 'VAWf- PRIVE US OUT, WILL . . , FATHBZ/ THeS« ARE TRULY iPARTAH &£%£?&* *>*"«* ORDEAL OF A . CONTEST.'— . „ TWO PINS I'D CALL. TUS CHUMR I'M DROP- PINS you OFF AT rue SLUE WORKS osl THE WAY BOftfJTHIRTY VEAK6TOO SOOM I IL .8 I HILDA, MUST YOU HAVE TWO RADIOS SOIN6 WHILE KXJDOTbU* STUPNN6T ABSOLUTELY., FATHER—I'D BE LOST WITHOUT TMBM / 1 CONCENTRATE- BEST WHEN ZINKY ZOOKS PROGRAM is ON/ AMP MY OTHER RADIO 6NESTHE CORRECT TIME EVERT FIFTEEN MWUTES -• "SO I WONT MAKE We MISTAKE OF PONS OVER.— TiMe ON Mf HOMEWORK/ ft 1M« b. NCA S.CIF*. Inc. TJri. fee. Tiltvtsion — Tonight Tomorrow — WMCT Channel 5, ft WHBQ Channel 13 WREC — Channel 3 WMCT, Channel 5 f hundaj Niffht. Mir. 15 6:00 Jungle Jim 6:30 Dinah Shore 0:45 News Caravan 7:00 Tou B«t Your Life 7:30 Dragnet 8:00 Uncommon Valor 8:30 Theatre . 9:00 vidao Theatre 10:00 Kwo Reporter 10:13 Assignment 10:45 Little Show 11:00 Tonight 13:00 Sign Off Friday. Mar. 1« 6:50 Meditation 7:00 Today 7:25 Weath»r 7:30 Today 1:55 Today In Memphis 8:00 Today 8:35 News 8:30 Today 8:55 News & Weather 9:00 Dlnp Dong School 9:30 Storyland 9:45 The Cathy Show 10:00 Home Show 11:00 Ernie Ford 11:30 Feather Your Neat 12:00 Mid-South Today 12:15 TV Movie Matinee 1:15 Modern Romance* 1:30 Homemakers 1:45 Date With Life 2:00 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 WMtbcr 6:00 Wild BUI Hlckok 6:30 Eddie 'Fisher 6:45 News Caravan 7:00 Truth or Consequences 7:30 Life or Rlley 8:00 Big Story I 8:30 Stories ot Century 9:00 Sports 9:45 Confederates 10:00 Esso Reporter 10:15 Badge 714 10:45 Weather 10:50 In Memphis 11:00 Tonight 12:00 Sign Off WHBQ Channel IS Thursday Night, Mar. 15 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 ff:00 I Spy 9:30 Foreign Intrigue 10:00 News 10:05 Weather 10:10 Pattl Page 10:25 Late Snow- 11:55 Weather • Friday, Mar. 18 8:45 News & Weather 9:00 Romper Room 10:00 Thl$ Is Hollywood 11:30 Stu Krwin 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:OQ 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 File 9:30 Foreign Intrigue 10:00 News 10:05 Weather 10:10 Sports 10:15 Paul and Ford 10:20 Late Show 11:45 Weather WREC. Channel S Thursday Night, Mar. 15 6:00 News and Weather 6:15 Douglas Edwards 6:30 Sergeant Preston 7:00 Bob Cummlngs 7:30 Shower of Start 8:30 Playhouse 9:00 Johnny Carson 9:30 Quiz Klda 10:00 Lone Wolf 10:30 News and Weather 10:45 Late Movie 12:15 Sign Off Friday, Mar. 1C 6:55 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 Life 11:30 Search Tomorrow 11:45 Guiding Light 12:00 Jack Paar Show 12:30 Love Story 1:00 Robert Q. Lewis 1:30 HOUM Party 2:00 The Big Payoff 2:30 Bob Crosby Show 3:00 The Brighter 3:15 Secret Storm 3:30 On Your Account' 4:00 Early Movie 5:30 Range Rider 6:00 News and Weather 6:15 Douglas Edwards 6:30 My Friend Fllcka 7:00 Mama 7:30 Our Milts Brooks 8:00 Crusader 8:30 Playhouse 9:00 The Lineup 9:30 Person to . Person 10:00 Secret Files, USA 10:30 News and Wtathtr 10:45 Late Movie 12:15 Sign Off One of every eight persons, in the United States is hospitalized every year. METAL BASE CABINETS "viiuf i Price Nightly Damaged HUBBARD I, SON Farnllan Paint Closeout Man; Typei And Col«n i Price Hubbard Hardware ROTHROCK DRUG STORE Remember us for prescriptions You mean you called me all the way back to tell me ft was late?" "I owe a debt of gratitude to these banana splits— I my folks finally realized I'm not going to be a ballet dancer!" >. o 8 t a 3 v> Siav, r JUST OO.'ACQJT you AT ALL YEAH;SUeE, ITS JUST 'THAT.WELL,I'LL HAVE TO SET USED ID THE 00k. .ucmee ABOUT IT. TODAY THIS CAME' J Centrally Located For Easy Shopping aDortku \jrau Cot* Kevtoi eJLenet HI-WAY DRUG We Give Top Value Stamps PrMttf RaMer, R«C. Fhkrauclit A Mfr. Charles Br*rd«B. owner Main at Division Phone 2-2119 Jutf i Corps* at Twilight XXXT LUCY hesitated. Then: 1 hut called to M* if there • anything I cm do. Mclli* if all alone now urf n a* fiad to heap IB any onfltm." TbaH'i wr kind ot you, but Abtwr Cornwall!: at bringing a lady named Sarab Ailbach to ataj ocr* for a while." "Oh, yea. Sarah took care at Mother when she bad the flu latt irintcT.* Sh* hesitated again, "Won't you Ml me why Wilbur d it?" "It'i a tone Mory," I mid a trifit wearily. "Ask Dr. Janett— know* all about It" 'I'm afraid thaft knpood- abe nid eooily. "I suppoee what 1 wu Aoint « hit offlce tonight?' "I hadn't thought about it' "He—be asked nw to come rer. Said it wa« important. It u the tame atory—he pleaded •rith me to (o «way with him. [ told'ban I wouldn't Then you arrive* rad I left—bat I don't know why TB bothering you iwlth tbii." "Sometlmof M hrtp. to talk boutthin«i. I'm jorry about you •nd the doctor.* -Doejt ot," she Mid in « brittle voice, "He 1 ! Mill m love with Alice. Rell alwayt be ai love with her, and I would alwmyi be —be second choice. That'i plain to me—now. I can't live with a man who'i IB love with a—a thort." We nid foodby. When 1 turned I aaw that Nellie Tweed was awake and witcnjnjf tne lilently. I moved to the leather chair and sat down. "I'm terry the phone awakened you." 1 leaned luck in the chair and crowed my left. Ai 1 did ao, 1 taw that there were still • few IMy cat Mm cllnilnf to the blue fllnnel en my trouien. I thought of Alice dbon'i eat, toe cat I'd •d I that she would be happy In her Dew home at the county jail. Carefully I picked the hairs from the flannel, and then leaned back again. She was lying on ber side facing me, her head resting on one upraised arm. In the sweater and blue jeans and under the soft light she was a pleasing and almost youthful fight. Maybe the absence of her dark-rimmed glasses added to the illusion. "He uced my gun," she said, and her voice broke, "I—I hate that." "Boot blame yourself." I said. She sighed deeply, turned on her beck and gazed at the ceiling. • • • WILBUR must have taken the gun from her room, she said, from the closet where she kept it Her father had given It to her yean ago, when she was 12 yean old, because she liked to hunt In the woods with him. A rifle to a kid in the woods, I had learned, was as common as coaster wagons and doll .buggies were to kids in more urban areas. I fazed at hex, .at the soft shadowed planes of her face, and at her rather angular body clad n the sweater and the blue jeans. There was a little dried mud on one cuff of the teina—and I saw something else Slowly I «tt up, feeling a kind of cold numbness n the back of my brain. I leaned lorward. peering Intently, and I inew that I was not mistaken. On one leg of the leans, )uat above the ankle, there was a matted clutter of gray cat hairs. I said softly, "You killed Alice, «dnt you?" A kind of dreaminem was IB her tyet. She fated at the ceiling and spoke la a itnf-soof voice. "What did you say?" TeU ne about It, Nellie • I said Tell me bow you killed Alice, because you cquldn't bear M have ber marry Wllbut. Tell •M ••* row kntber wat all you bad left, arter your sweetheart was killed, and how you buried yourself in mothering Wilbur, anfi bow you couldn't stand to have another woman here, not ifi your little dream world. Tell me all about it Nellie." She turned her head and now her gaze was direct and sane. "Whatever are you talking about, Mr. Bennett?" she asked calmly. "Would you mind repeating what you lust said?" "You heard me," I said wtth sudden harshness. I warded her off with a (ore- arm and she stumbled past me and almost fell. She whirled and came for me again and the wildcat look was in her eyes Fingernails raked my cheek and (or a couple of seconds I had my hand* full just trying to save my eyes. She was amazingly strong and fought savagely and silently, tt Is embarrassing and degrading to be forced to struggle ohysically with a woman In anger, and I remembered similar previous encounters with distaste and shame. But sometimes, like now. it cant be helped, and I held her ofl, hoping that she would give up. But she didn't. Quickly and cunningly she twisted from my grasp. When I hit her again tt was truly In self-defense. I htt her on the left cheek with my open palm and there wasn't time to be careful about R. R Jarred her I used a (1st then, and that did tt. She tell away from me with a sharp little moan. I tried lo catch her. but I missed She hit the floor and lay. quite stUL GOT out a handkerchief, dabbed at my cheek and then wrapped It around my wiiat where she'd bit me. Then I knelt over Nellie Tweed and placed two fingers beneath her throat, lust under her right e«r Her pulte was strong and regular. I was thinking ot finding a bathroom and bringing • towel toaked In cold water. wh«i Her eyes opened. She ttared lay at me. "You're all right.".I said. "!'• torn I had to bit you." "Doyle." the said. "I dreamed you were Doyle. It—tt WM ttU/. Doyle l» dead,". (I» •* Cullison Bicycle Shop We repair all makes Bicycles & Tricycles. We carry a complete line of parts for all make bikes. Phone 3-6122 Across from Kroger PINKY LEE'S Wearherbird Shoes Fit Correctly. H EU ER'S Sun Vertikal Panel Drapes Linen-Nylon-Plaitic Phone 3-4863 For Fre* Estimatet Hope Young Blytheville, Ark. EXPERT WATER PUMP REPAIR Hubbard Hardware Phene 2-2*1! RADIATOR WORK • Boiled Out • Repaired • Flo Tested • Re-cored YOU DON'T SUPPOSE IT HAD ANYTHING TO DO WITH MY NOT BUYING- ' HER A HORSE, DO YOU? NOW LETS) SEE YOU t GIVE THOSE CANDLES A • BIG BLOW.' HAPPY BIRTHDAY PRISCIL •HEAKPTHE NEWS? BOOMER \ i ANP GOMfWV ARE SOWS ID SPONSOR A TELEVISION PKX5RAMf WHATKINPOF PKX5RAMIT<6 60ING WELL, DON'T JUST STATO THERE? TELL90ME JOKES/ SOME KINPOP AMATEUR TALENT (AR5. KELL MGHTVE TURNEP OFF AT 60MB HOUSE. 1(= I PONT SEE HER. CMS AROUNP THIS BENP^- SIAZES LOOK i IN TH'ROAPJ STRAN5E,..5HE'* KUNNIMS AWAY! WHERE,IS HER CAR— HEY, WHAT'* THAT CAKOMHER& S'PEEP, AND WITH HER PRU6SEP HUSBMIP IU5IPE, HIT SOMEBOW5 STEMJN* ELBHT'5 Of MAN'S AUTOMOBILE.' C'MON.CANC, LET'S CO GET 'IMS ALL WO*K GUARANTEED GROVER'S RAdlXlOR WORKS 9NO.Uk* An. . MNl WE'VE GOT IT! Over 33,000 different items hi stock! HIJIIARD HARDWARE Z- Z YA DON'T SET ANOTHER BITE UNTIL < I SEE YEP x DOU6H PLEASE HASTEN WITH Wf RESSEPT, SUV NOR! UNFCXTRINATELy/ I HAVE MISPLACED t MBff. IT , MY WALLET, AvAIN'TJy BUT AtY SCR-AM \YOUI? DISTRUST BEFORE L PAINS ME! YA COSTS A I SHALL TAKE MY DOUGH! /BUSINESS ELSEWHERE! MO-OOO MUh. (POOP), UM«T ??? VES. 1 THE •

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