The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on March 26, 1956 · Page 7
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BLYTHIT1LLI (ARK.) COURIER NEWS •t'A'OT THIRTEEN OUR BOARDING HOUSI — with M«i«r H*ot»to eSAO,MAKTHA.' HAVE SOU NOTICSD H0WJ FATHER 16 SLICKINS UP LAT6LY ? HF HAS BOUGHT •SEVERAL MeW TOOPees AMD A gome OP LILAC COLOSM5/~-I TRUST HE I5WT CAUGHT Ili THE WeS OP SOME SILL.V ROMANCE THAT ILL geRTi Mli AUSTCR6 VeA UM-k'AFF/? fopiSAParrry .. . . \v( BestJ CRAIJKINS yp'ms JET TWICE A VJfCK AKlO DISAPPEARS — AMD X X>VT THIlJk THIS ;C6lAT6D I^JOTE 16 A SILL PAYABL6/ DOM'T FORGET 1 ITS 4PRI OUT OUR WAY By J. R. Williams VOUCAWT SEE WHY 1OU HAVE t> START EARLY TO UEARM THESE B*X>* YES, Television — Tonight, Tomorrow - WMCT Channel 5, t, WHBQ Channel 13 WREC — Channel 3 •WMCT, Channel & . Monday NUht. M»r. M 6:00 Captain Z-Ro t:S> Gordon MuKM 0:45 News caravan 7:00 Caesar's Hour t:00 Hedlc 8:30 Bob Montgomery >:» Turning point 10:00 Esao Reporter 10:15 Mystery Theatre 10:45 Little Shoif 11:00 Tonight 12:00 Sign Off Tuesday, Mar. tt fl:50 Meditation 7:00 Todar 7:25 Weather 7:30 Today 7:55 Today In Memphis 8:00 Today 8:25 News 8:30 Today 8:55 News is. Weather 9:00 Ding Dong school 9:30 Story land »: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 Morte 1:15 Modern Romances 1:30 Komemakers 1:45 Date With Life 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 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 Martha Raye 8:00 Jane's Fireside 8:30 Playwrights '56 9:30 Grand Ole Opry 10:00 ESBO , Reporter 10:15 Star stage 10:45 Little Show 11:00 Tonight 13:00 Sign Off WHBQ. Cnknael IS Monday Night, Mar. 26 6:00 Little Rascals 6:25 You Know Why v 6:30 Topper 7:00 Reader's Digest 7:30 Voice of Firestone 8:00 ABC Film Pair 10:00 News 10:05 Weather ' 10:10 Paul and Ford 10:15 Late Show 11:45 Weather Tuesday, Mar. 27 8:45 News and Weather 9:00.Romper Room 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-Rosers 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 Theatre 10:00 News 10:05 Weather 10:10 Pattl Page 10:25 Late Show 11:55 Weather WREC. Channel 3 Monday Night, Mar. 2fi 6:00 News and Weather 6:15 Douglas Edwards 6:30 Hobin Hoofl 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 Movie 12:15 Sign Off Tuesday, Mar. 27 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 11:15 Love of Life 11:30 Search Tomorrow 11:45 Guiding Light 12:00 Jaclc Paar show 12:30 Love Storf • 1:00 Robert Q. Lewis 1:30 House Party 1:00 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 Movie 5:30 Range Rider 6:00 News and weather 6:15 Douglas Edwards 6:30 Name That Tune 7:00 Never Get Rich 7:30 Navy Log 8:00 Diamond Jubilee 8:30 Red Shelton Show 9:00 S64.000 Question 9:30 Trust Your Wife 10:00 Amos and Andy 10:30 News and Weather 10:45 Late Movie 12:15 Sign Off NOTICE IN THE PROBATE COURT OF MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, ARKANSAS IN THE MATTER OP THE ESTATE OF No. 5,375 Lucy E. Barksdale, deceased Last known address of decedent: BIytheville t Arkansas D?te of death: March 9, 1958 An Instrument dated July 29. 1954, was on the 17m day of March, 1956, admitted to probate as the last will of the above sismed decedent, and the undersigned has been appointed executor thereun- der. A contest of the probate of the will can be effected only by filing a petition within the time provided by law. All persons having claims against the estate must exhibit them, duly verified, to the undersigned within six months from the date of the first publication of this notice, or ttiey shall be torever barred and precluded from any benefit in the estate. This notice first published 19th day of March, 1958. OSCAR FENDLER, Executor, P. 0. Box 548 Blythevllle, Arkansas. 3/19-26 i Grim Safety COLUMBIA, Mo. <fl — Jaywalkers in Columbia have been startled by a macabre apparition handing them printed admonitions on traffic safety. The skeleton costume, usually confined to Halloween parades, was part of the Building Trades Council's city wide safety drive. PICKARD'S GROCERY & MARKET • Fresh Fruit & Produce • Fresh Dressed Poultry I The Finest in Beef, Veal. Lamb & Pork Nationally Advertised & Fancy Groceries 2-2043 Call In We DeliTtr Come In 1044 Chick The Angry <J) TO! V Lwi M. brit >«Mi Imfen Horn, hit DilliltjlW bf NEA. THB STORY! Silk* M-rridOP, >. Antrlcitn MHKM bT t»e Oti- Mfin InTHMloH of Greec* !• 1IM1, • ow rr.lUf. lfc«l tke "innocent • •prr" ht *ra* inked I* dellTCr wmk for Brltlih iHtelltKcnee. Now lie !• in nil Ani«r a>lform, trrlna deiperauelr t« vet ••! *f (he eoiiarrr. and beloK lODirlit by !•»* men either «f whom, «r bolk. mlKkt kill him !• ffet the pnftr. The retrent ha» renehed the •oMthern pnrt 01 GreeeA. VIII MORRISON s«w the Aussie C a D t a 1 n *nd the Palestinian Sergeant walking in his direction. He ducked behind a tree, but he heard their voices as they passed. "The German! have entered Athena," The full weight at the news crashed down on Michael Morrison. The Germans would regroup at Athene, and a day, maybe two. would find them rampaging down the Peloponnesus. The enemy in the sky would not be the only menace now. A motor convoy ot M trucks came to a halt on the dirt ro»d a quarter of • mile from the wooded are*. All organiiatipn teemed to disintegrate. The.K>1- dier* poured from the wood* and boarded the trucks. The? needed no prodding from the NCO"» to hurry. No choice but to Jota them. Take the ever-narrowing gamble that Motley and the little man would not flnd him. Take the slim, slim chance the British might yet escape. He hustled through the woods to a point where the road ran close. The trucks sped by. As the list truck bore down h« stepped into Itt path and waved. The vehicle slowed enough for him to race around hack. A half dozen reaching hands pulled him In. The Dunkirk on Wheels eime down from the mountains and i stopped in the town of Kalamal ion the Quit at MetflnU. Toll wM the end of the line. There was no place farther to run. The truck rolled into the square. Three Stukas spotted it immediately. Mike dashed across the square Suddenly his feet flew out from under him. He had stumbled over a dead horse. He lay there for several seconds, mesmerized, looking into the animal's eyes. They seemed to be mocking him, saying, "It isn't my war. either." Mike backed away from the horse and ran for a row of nearby houses. As a rack of bombs hit the square he half-threw himself down a flight of steps into a cellar. Cowering against a wall were an old man and three women. One woman clutched a screaming infant The old man crossed himself and prayed softly. Another women was becoming hysterical. Mike turned hi* eyes Iran the sight Three hours passed before the planet ceased the attack. Mike staggered from the cellar into twilight. The ashes of Kalamai smoldered. The dead horse with the mocking eyet was still lying in the town square. • • • MIKE stumbled down the road from town. A passing truck stopped for him and drove him to a woods which ended about a mile from the sea. Here, the remains of the late British Expeditionary Force awaited evacuation Mike stretched out in his foxhole and looked at the blue iky above him and thought of the dead horse in Kalamai. He thought of the whole fantastic adventure. Almott uneomclously nil hand reached inside the breast pocket of the khaki tunic. He held the small white envelope Up to hit eyet. He frowned at he studied It. Scrawled in Foils Sterjlou's elegant hand, the enve.op* read: 'Sir Thomas Whitely—12 Beauchamp Place. London S. W 3. Kindly deliver ii. person." Mike bit his lip as the impulse overwhelmed him. He ripped the seal open and his fingers dug inside nervously. There was one small folded sheet of paper. He sat up and unfolded the sheet. In Stergiou's ftne writing, there was a. list of names and cities. The reverse side was blank. He looked at the names .listed. Obviously not Greeks—Lf they were, this was some type of code. Mike was a bit deflated By this time he expected no less than some secret formula. . . He read down the list of names: Jon Petersen. Johannesburg. Lorrie Daniels, Sydney Elmer Jackson. Montreal . . . • * • MIKE was burning with curiosity. Who were these people- and what was the meaning of the list? Eqch r?w guess only made him the more curious. Well, one thing was certain. Whoever they were was of extreme importance to both the British and the Germane. The people who were after these names certainly put no price on human life. If the names were found on him, he was at good as dead. What if the names were not on him? He might have a chance even if the evacuation didn't come off. Suppose h» memorized the names—it would be simple—only take t few mo- mentt. . . . There was another reason in back of Morrison's mind. A.rea- son he would not even admit to himself. The experiences of the past days had done much to knock the spirit of neutrality from his soul. He sighed and wondered if be was crazy, He memorized the list, tore the paper to thrtdt and scattered the pieces to the wind. He looked -over th« van expanse of water and on the horizon saw the first of many little black dots. . Ships were moving lnt« tna Bay of Messinil (Tn D« 'Tm practicing to be a car-hop!" TM. B«C. U£. P»t. Ml. A I9M fay NEA Slr\i». tna. •"Be sure to rave about the suit I helped your dad buy for Easter—he doesn't like it became th* shoulder* aren't.paddedl" [HOWDOYAl :THAT, *FWN?AWOU, -ADV rcww, vftwrcvee is )is BUDD^BUDDV WITH THE MATTER?/mrnrfWrrrTl* A OOP/ * Wtf.HE \VEAH, SUEE.SV MISTAKE, I SEEMED I WALK WIOTHE APAETMENT VEEV i/ OF THE DAME NEXT COOK MICE. A BSHT AWAY JOHN LAW'S ^7 THEKE, LlkE SHE NEEDED X PeOTECTIOM GlASSES,'HAie NABUN...THE TYPICAL r-n ! ) • NO KIDDING-, POP: I'VE DEVELOPED TERRIFIC FAST BALL t COMEON/j NO KIDDING, HAZEL! > HE'S DEVELOPED A TERRIFIC FASTSAU^ CULVERT TILE Concrete Culverts—Corrugated Met»l Pipe—Automatic Flood '. G«.t«—Screw Type Head Gttei —Pre-C»st Septic Tanki We Deliver—Best Prices Webb Culvert Tile Co at Ark.-Mo State Line Phone OSborn 3-8414 FATHER 6ET5 6O AN6KY WHEN HE JQ9T SIT6 IN THE CAK AMP BLOWS THE HOKN! HESAIPNEXTTIMEMORTY RJE6 THAT HE'S SO1NS TO SIC THE ' (70S ON... . L LIVE DOWN THE , _LI ANP ms jusr fftssivie ffl«u VOU 'V IT HOU6MT THIS ftOOW WAS STIU. WOMSTEK..^!^-! VACWOT! Sun Vertikal Panel Drapes Linen-Nylon-Plastic Phone 3-4863 For Free Estimates Hope Young Blytheville, Ark. EXPERT WATER PUMP REPAIR Hubbard Hardware Phone 2-2015 RADIATOR WORK • Boiled Out • Repaired • Flo Teited • Re-cored ALL WORK GUARANTEED GROVER'S RADIATOR WORKS 5M Cl. Lake Are. rk. t-IMl TODW. BUT IF HE LIVE5HERE WHV WO HE CKtoL M IM/ WINDOW; IT'S OW THE FIRE 65CAP6... I WINE ISW'T! I-6K- FORODT ttv HOU^E KEY, AMP HA'TEP TO WAKE • • • ' THEN A, TENAUT ON THIS FLOOR CAN THE QNLV OTHER TENANT » CAPTAIN EASY/ AND HE WAS , CALLED OUT O 1 TOWN TOWIOHT! BY THE WAV,,. WHO ARE YOU ? VOU DON'T BELONa HERE! TH' FAIR? WHATS THAT GOT TO DO WITH ME? WHY, THE AUTO RACES, MAM... AFTER 1 ALL, YOU'RE A PRETTY fiOOD MECHANIC... GOSH, ALj I HME TO HAVE YOU LEAVE NOW,..ESPECIALLY WITH THE COUNTY FAIR COMING COIM' ...WESORTA/ THOUGHT YOU'D HELP\ LIKE US FIX UP • \ YEAH, SOME KIND OR A f^CECAR! EH? OH! GOOD HEAVENS.' 3-^fo WE'VE GOT IT! Orer 33,000 different items in stock! HUBBARD HARDWARE Xx. 22 o I a rvw TTVtn»n\»K vir^rv. rt^.^ GEORGE UftSW>W6TOW\ o»yr« »K MAMtCUT!

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