Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa on November 20, 1970 · Page 14
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Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa · Page 14

Carroll, Iowa
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Friday, November 20, 1970
Page 14
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-Junior Editor Quiz on- JACKALOPES -TWE. PKOHGHORU I& QUESTION: Is the Jackalope an antelope or a Jack rabbit? ANSWER: If you will roam around the Western plains (black area in map) you.may come across, in a house or restaurant, the mounted head of a very odd looking animal. The neck, face and long ears are obviouly those of the skinny-looking western jack rabbit, the animal with long legs who skims along so fast and can jump up to 20 feet. But above the rabbit's head rises the queerly shaped horns of the prong horned antelope, another very fast running western animal. Ask your host what this strange animal is and he'll say: "Oh, that's a jackalope, it's a cross between a jack rabbit and an antelope." Do you believe him? If you do he'll put you down as an Eastern tenderfoot, for the jackalope is an animal which doesn't exist and never did. The idea originated because the two animals, with patches of white against brownish colors, resemble each other, especially at a distance, as they leap lightly across the Western landscape. There have been many other mythical combinations of animals, like the unicorn, a horse with a long ivory horn carried by the arctic narwhal. (David Gojda of St. Catherines, Ontario, wins a prize for this question. You can win $10 cash plus AP's handsome World Yearbook if your question, mailed on a postcard to Junior Editors in care of this newspaper, is selected for a prize.) TIZZY By Kate Osann "My friend Arlington is planning to write The Great American Novel—if he con figure out the right arrangement of words!" SIDE GLANCES By Gill Fox U-io 1970 by HE*, he. T.M. ttg. VS. "LOOK, ttrendo: I like you all right, but I don't plan to fall in love till things get cheaper!" "(CAPTAIN EASY Daily Times Herald Features . . . Comics OUT OUR WAY ly NEG COCHRAN OUR BOARDING HOUSE . . . with . . . MAJOR HOOPLf Friday, November 20, 1970 Thanksgiving Answer to Previous Puxile ACROSS 1 Thanks for blessings 2> Gallons of coffee 8 Turkey • (Pi.) 12 Winglike processes 13 Native or! (suffix )14 Siouan Indian, (var.) 35 End of line 16 and sage stuffing 18 Military cap 20 Prevaricators 21 Color 23 Also 24 Masculine- appellation '25 Headed 29 Miss Rehan. and namesakes SO Journey 31 Jewish high priest 32 Caucasian ibex 33 Those people 34 Chemical suffix 35 Was a fixed attribute 37 Mountain. crest • 38 Against 39 Frolicsome leap 40 French historian 43 Incisors, for * example 45 Plants with, needlelike edges 47 Hercules' captive (Greek) 50 Weight allowance 51 Palm leaf (var.) 52 Individuals 53 Certain 54 Greek letter 55 Tennis necessities DOWN 1 Chum 2 According to (2 words) 3 Englishman (Scot.) 4 Hopes 5 White Rhine •wine 6 Roman emperor 7 Golfing necessity 8 Ointment 9 Sicilian volcano 10 Wild Siberian donkey (var.) 11 Fixes in place 17 Sailing vessel 19 " more giblet gravy left?" 21 Moslem •warrior champion 22 Fortification 23 Neat 25 Masculine nickname 26 Instrument o£ communication 27 Choicest 28 Kitchen gadget 30 At that time 33 Mineral sodium carbonates 34 Declamation 36 Card game 37 High card 40 Rodents 41 Beige 42 Not at all (contr.) 43 Membrane (anat.) 44 Jacob's brother (Bib> 46 Little child 48 Allow 49 Double curve 1 12 15 3 4 5 6 7 13 16 17 8 |9 10 111 14 CARNIVAL By Dick Turner "What do you suggest for a woman who has everything, and isnt' happy with any of it?!" BUGS BUNNY By HEIMDAHL & STOFFEL By CROOKS & LAWRENCE AW—AIN'T vou "SURe^jesr W FELLER"? GOT NO I TRV AGIN—TELL- 'ML HEART 'EK- J U&HOWVEWWUZ 5§S ^w* <SOUL ,Z V^&» THROWEPi VJ §y HArXHUVWwVy xl^OT/f^^lil C'MON — THE OLP HAN PS MART'S- DON'T BLEED AT THE SAP TALE. "THE w NEWMAN HASTOTEU,. f l ?J\ !&EEAAS LIKE EVERT/ V\ COWPUNCHEK HAS TO <&0 THROUGH IT ACT J-EA3-T .MHft^JWsr^ ONCE, BUSTfN' «N THE NEW MAW e m w if*. i MATE TO BREAK THE MAYOR, BUT I 'LL HAVe TO fzesicSN Ass vfouR. soop WILL AW &ASSAPOR TO 06JPS i PEOPLE/ I CTAN PO ' MOfZG GOOV COMFOSlbiS ' SOMSS OP ARTISTIC /WEfZiT AMP LEAPlM<& THEM THAT ' - THE OTMCfS- PA(2TV <S6T« ALL THE gpzgAVgS-'? r vJUfcT A -SHAME/ gUT X UNCets^TANR - 1'U. CALL THE rVPtt life; H6CAMT CHAMSE MlMF* SHORT RIBS By FRANK O'NEAL THE FLINTSTONES By HANNA-BARBERA YOU SUFFER FROM INDIGESTION, , BAD-BREATH, EXCESSIVE PERSPIRATION.. ...ROUGH HANDS— ARTHRITIS, NEURITIS, IRON-POOR BLOOD, FATIGUE, BAP HEARING, ...DANDRUFF, SHORT TEMPER, EXCESS FAT, FLAT-FEET... ...BUT, YOU MUST HAVE TERRIFIC , EYESIGHT/ PR ISC ILL AS POP By A\ VERMSER •ZO © W0 by NEA. Inc. T.M. Kn, U.S. HI. OH. ALLEY OOP By V. T. HAMLIN WINTHROP By DICK CAVALLI TO BE, OR NOT" TO BE .'THAT IS THE QUESTION'. , .WHETHER. X TIS NOBLER IN THEMIND... <AVAUJ ...TO SUFFER. SLINGS /ND ARROWS COTRASEOJS FOKTUNE- TO TAKE/ARMS THE-WORLD'LOST A \ SUPERSTAR L WHEN RATE (34VH A*EABEAkT AND <7W FEATHERS- f ^ , •3. I-' af FRECKLES By HENRY FORM HALS CAMPUS CLATTER I PRACTICE ALL WEEK, WARM UP DURING THE GAME, AND NEVER SET iMi LET'S FACE IT, COACH** By LARRY LEWIS NEED"

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