The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on January 2, 1956 · Page 11
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 11

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JTCWDAT, JTAHTJARYJ, BLITMT1L11 OOUR1SS M.CHB ELBVEIf, OUR IOARDINO HOUSI — witfc M.je* 1146 Y.ITM TODAY ? IF YOJ COOL 0P6K) TMEM. A OUT OUt WAY By J. R. ON TH 1 TRUCK/ J 1 WHAT WILL /HAVE TO PEOPLE THlrtK OF OUR OUTFIT? ABUWCHCF PR •-» Sit DOWN,&AlSY-.-I WANT Tb TALK i Yes, see YOU I BUT 1 SITTING OJ WAS BAZOO'S UP IFOUOWJN6 LAST, - NI6MT.C "Tt)U SA(C> IP ME EVER.GOT SEMTlMErJTAL,TD 5 IT ON Television — Tonight Tomorrow • - WMCT Channel 5, & WHBQ Channel 13 WMCT Channel 5 Monday Night, Jam. 1 6:30 Tony Martin 6:45 News Caravan 7:00 Caesar's Hour 8:00 Medic 8:30 Robert Montgomery 8:30 Science Fiction Theatre 10:00 Your Esso Reporter 10:15 Wrestling 10:45 Weather 10:50 Mystery Th«tr« 11:15 Tonight 12:00 Sign Off Tuesday; Jan. 1 B:50 Meditation 7:00 Today 7:25 Wenther— Memphis area 7:30 Today 7:55 Today In Memphis 8:00 Tpday 8:25 News—Mid-South area 8:30 Today 8:55 News & Weather— Mid-South fl;00 Ding Dong School 9:30 Storyland 9rf5 The Cathy Show I0;00 Tennessee Ernie Ford 11:30 Feather Your Neat 12:00 News 12:15 Farm News 12:30 TV Movie Matinee 1:30 Homemakere. Program 1:45 Date with Life J:00 M-.tinee Theatre- color 3;00 Channel FiTe Theatre 3:30 Queen for a Day 4:00 Pinky Lee 4:30 Howdy Doody— , color 5:00 Afternoon Movie .5:30 Interesting Person 5:40 Cartoons 5:55 Weather 6:00 Soldier of Fortune 8:30 Dinah Shore 6:45 News Caravan 7:00 Martha .Raye 1:00 Jane Wyman's Fireside 8:30 Playwrights 56 9:30 Grand Ole Opry 10:00 Tour Esso Reporter 10:15 Star Stage 10:45 Weather 10:00 Mystery Theatre 11:15 Tonight 12:00 Sign Off WHBQ Channel IS Monday Night,,Jan. 2 6:00 LUtle Rascals ,. . 6:25 ftO'You Know Why 6:30 Topper 7:00 TV Reader's Hlgest 7:30 Voice of Firestone 8:00 Dotty Mack Show g;30 Medical' Horizons 9:00 Mobil Theatre 8:30 T.B.A.' 10:00 News 10:05 Weather 10:10 Les Paul and Mary Ford 10:15 Late Show 11:45 Weather Tuesday, Jan. 3 8:45 News & Weather 9:00 Romper Room 10:00 This Is Hollywood 11:39 Stu Erwln 12:00 News 12:15 Lunchtlme Theatre 1:00 Miss America Matinee 2:00 Early Show • 3:30 Bozo and His Friends " 4:00 Autry-Rogers 5:00 Mickey Mouse Club 6:00 Uttle Rascals 6:25 Weather 6:30 Warner Bros. Presents 7:30 Wyatt Earp 8:00 Celebritv Playhouse 8:30 Dr. Hudson's Secret Journal 9:00 Danny Thomas 9:30 Cavalcade Theatre 10:00 News 10:05 Weather 10:10 Pattl Page 10:25 Late Show 11:58 Weather Stalled Sheriff Delays Court. GREAT PALLS, Mont. HI — The court room-started buzzing when the defendant In a murder trial had not showed up from jail within five minutes after the trial was to start. Sheriff D. J. Leeper escorted the accused man In and told Judge C. F. Holt they were late because one courthouse elevator stalled. The judge fined the sheriff-|5 for the delay. Read Courier News Classified Ads In olden times, the crow was termed a bird of evil omen because of its black plumage. Veteran Light BOSTON Wl — The Nantucket| Shoals lightship, off the coast of Massachusetts, has been operating for-122-years. -The -first-lightship Jn American waters, says the National Geographic. Society, was one stationed off Norfolk in 1820. Its light burned fish oil ind Quickly blew out In high winds. . FLASH CAMERAS . MOVIE CAMERAS Complete Selection of Flash Bulbt, Polaroid Film, Color Film, Movie Film BARNEY'S DRUG STORE 2006 W. Main Ph. 3-3647 WE'VE GOT IT! Over 33,000 different items in stock! HUIBARD HARDWARE •MriMtJ t, KM,«l»> k[ t *•» <>» THB.STORVl Ca»t. lire, Kalah, a Merchant seaman wh kaa become mailer .( Ike whale Obla, !• carrying o» with a mot ley erew and brutal officer*, j • towawar, Albemarle Morrow hail been foand aboard. Morrow formerlr aa enll.»(«r of •enmei for whalen, la itR-aed oa aa I m«««b«r «f the Obla' crew. vm JERED NA1SH spent an of that sunlit day on deck, and ss he secretly phrased it, he put the pump on Mr. Cupp. By the foremast Oliphant stood helping a bald-headed llttlt man «et up « portable forge, bellows and anvil. -Mr. Cupp inclined a ihoulder toward the blacksmith. "F « 1 m o u t h Foresider. A bit touched in the noodle, but no harm to nobody and the best you can come by at his work. Captured by the John Bulls ai a boy •nd held in the New York prison hulks. Cir.'t write, can't read, nor will he talk «• a wul 'eeptin' the cook." Naish fingered i harpoon blade •fter it was flniihed. It was is •harp <a the malleable iron could be made. The opposite edge of the weapon was flat, the shaft •bout 30 inches long. Oliphant took a rough oak pole from a pile at his feet and sent it horn* into the socket. That was secured with a small wooden peg which went through both shaft and -pole and kept toe pivct bead in place. The harpooners had come forward to make their choice of weapons. Each picked out three and at once spliced light manila warps to the shafts. They stowed them carefully one above the other in the starboard bowl of their boats. Lamed had lane* shafts on the r r. il now and Naiih stood close to inspect them. The lance shafts . were made of the tame metal as the harpoons, the points of excellent steel and luipasainfly BY ROBERT CARSE sharp. They were about four feet long, oval or heart-shaped, and with the poles attached they reached a good 10 feet. Light manila warps were also spliced onto them so that they could be pulled back and struck again into a whale's flank. Toward dusk, the wind dropped. The sea lay softly undulant and the sails hung slack in the gear. "A good time for it,'' he said to Mr. Cupp. "Put the boats in the water. Give the greenies a real brisk row." "A prime idea," Mr. Cupp said. There was the rap of knuckles on facial bone, the cracking slap of rope ends against flesh and yells of fright before the boats were launched. But Jered Naish no longer minded that He persisted in the resolve that for the present it had to be. He stood on the quarter deck with his long-glass and followed the action of the boats. "A painful sight," Mr. Bothwick murmured at Naish's shoulder. "But one that can't be avoided," Naish said sharply. "Mister, the moon and two stars are apparent. Go fetch the instruments, the slate and my watch. If you're to be a navigator, you must work at it." The blond, thin man gave him a (lance of surprised rage before he' turned away below. So a Bothwick is a Bothwick and he expected you to share his feelings, Naish told himself. Here one man is master! you, and he lives alone and thinks alone and between him and anybody else is that difference. • .•.-.•. THAT night, his .celestial position worked,,Kit private journal entries made from the rough log Bothwick kept, he went to his own cabin and tried to read some of Fielding. He> put the volume on the ounK and gazed. at the daguerreotype of Phoebe that he had, hung on the forward bulkhead. So softly that the mates could not hear, he spoke her name. Then he rose and went over and caressed the picture. Instead of the rather stiff portrait he saw Phoebe as she had been during the last afternoon with him on the beach. Other images came to cluster his mind. He danced a lancers with her at Hamilton Hall. They-rode a sleigh together ! in the winter, and the horse's hooves sent clots of snow in a rapid tattoo against the splashboard. Naish could accept no more of memory. He slipped into a pair of hemp slippers and as he passed through the main cabin the mates looked up at him in silence. That was the way he liked it, h« thought No master could be close to his mates; discipline disappeared when he did. He r d heard tell of captains who from the beginning of a voyage to the end spoke only with their officers about ship's business. A little too stiff, that, yet a good rule to follow. • a • THE greenies of the watch hunkered along the 'midships bulwark. They leaned down to ratch the ardent sweep of the wash along the hull., Only one man, Albemarle Morrow, sensed his presence and turned. "Sir, would you mind a question?" "Not that I know now," Naish said. "Well, sir, when we were out in the boat this afternoon, Mr. Finnie in the midst of his—vexation — allowed that we would never make sailormen. I'm minded, Captain, of an old saying heard on the Canawl: A fel- ler aboard ship without a knife is like a bull without a tail. Would it somehow be possible for*us to buy knives and other gear?" "Tomorrow's Sunday," Naish said. "I'll have the steward open the slops chest and you can buy what you need. Then if there's volunteers enough among you, I'll take out a boat to sail." (Te .Be Continued) BILL WALKER MAW.' RECKON WE BETTER GIT 51* INSURE? A4IN'THEFT WITH— W. L WALKER INSURANCE AGENCY Glenco Bldg. Ph«ne 3-4361 U U D U I! "Mr. McDoogle isn't here! Could I tak* a "I always hurry through *MM «* never know whon *ome reoklMS VOU'eE A 0<XL,MEMAESH.U. 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