The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on January 10, 1955 · Page 9
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 9

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Monday, January 10, 1955
Page 9
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MONDAY JANUARY 10,1996 BLYTHBTTLLI (ARK.)' COURIER NEWg PAGE NINE OUR IOARDING HOUSE — with Major Hoopl. OUT OUR WAY By J. R. Williams 1 . JS BCTMER'6 TKYIN TO MAKE HIM TMIMK WHERE HE PUT THE HAMMER/ FATHER AHP SOM IN A I SAV THERE SMOOtP BE MORE Of THAT" IT MAKES BOV5 THIWK/ /MACK, YOyRE THE DISHWASHER — gbSTER.VO BEOS, VAC AWO •DOST—WALDO, A« suesr YOJ DUMP THEM THfctb MAT BREAK I WISH I WAS Ttf€ PAU6KTEIJ. OF A FAMILY WHO MAD SCADS OF MQr*r. JUN6Y / T«ftvision — Tonrghf, Tomorrow — WMCT Channel 5, & WHBQ Channel 13 WMCT Channel 6 Monday Night, Jan. 10 6:00 Evening Serenade 6;15 NVA-S Caravan 6:30 Tony Martin 6:45 News Caravan . 7:00 Producer's showcase "Yfillowjack" — color «:30 Robert Montgomery 9:30 Badge 714 0:00 Wrestling 0:30 News 0:40 Weather 0:45 Parade of Stars 1:00 Tonight 2:00 Sign Off Tuesday. -Ian. 11 0:50 Medltnttoa 7:00 Today 7:25 Weather 7:110 Today 7:55 Memphii 8:00 Today 8:25 Memphli 8:30 Today 8:55 Exercises With Cathy 8:00 Ding Dong School 9:30 Storylnnd 9:45 Shopping nt Homt ; Today i Today 10:00 Home Show 11:00 Tennessee Ernla Ford 11:30 Feather Your Neat 12:00 NCWB 12:15 Farm News 12:30 TV Movie Matinee 1:00 Matinee Varieties 1:15 Charm with Cathy 1:30 Homemakers Program 2:00 GrcatcBt Gift 2:15 Golden Windows 2:30 One Man's Family 2:45 Concerning MlM Marlowe 3:00 Hawkins Palls 3:15 First Love 3:30 World of Mr. Sweeney 3:45 Modern Tlomancca 4:00 Pinky Lee Show 4:30 Howdy Doody 5:00 Captain Video 5:15 Interesting Person 5:25 Weatherman 5:30 Flicker Comic* 5:45 Television court 6:15 News Reporter 6:30 Dinah Shore 0:45 News Caravan 7:00 Milton Berle 8:00 Fireside Theatrt 8:30 Circle Theatre 8:00 Truth or Consequence! fl:30 The Falcon 10:00 I Married Joan 10:30 News 10:40 Weather 10:45 Clete Roberta 11:00 Tonight 12:00 Sinn OH WHBQ Channel IS Monday Night, Jan. 10 6:00 Hartoontlme 6:15 Weather 6:20 News 6:25 Do You Know Why 6:30 Doug Edwards 6:45 Perry Como 7:00 Burns & Allen 7:30 Talent Scouts 8:00 I Love Lucy 8:30 Liberac* 9:00 Studio One 10:00 Weather 10:05 News 10:13 Late Show Tuesday, Jin. H 7:00 Morning Show 8:35 News 9;00 Garry Moore 8:30 Arthur Godfrey 10:30 Strike It Rich 11:0 Valiant Lady 11 :i5 Love of Live 12:00 News 12:05 Kitchen Magic 12:30 Welcome Traveler 1:00 Robert Q. Lewli 1:30 House Party 2:00 Big Payoff 2:30 Lady ol the Mouse 2:45 Bob Crosby 3:00 Brighter Day 3:15 Secret Storm 3:30 On Your Account 4:00 Portia Faces Life 4:15 Early Show 5:30 Mars Patrol 6:00 Western Theatre 6:15 Weather 6:20 News 6:25 Do You Know Why 0:30 Doug Edwards 6:45 Jo Stallord 7:00 Disneyland 8:00 Waterfront 8:30 Theatre Guild 3:30 Danny Thomas 10:00 Weather 10:05 News 10:15 Danger 10:45 Late Show At The End of Your Rope? When Aches 4 Pains and winter CoMs make you feel at the end of your rop« . . . Try Bob's Gypsy Rub Liniment TRUSSES EXPERTLY 1 FITTED 2 price KIRBY DRUGSTORES Leon Robertson's Radio and T.V. Service 515 E. Main Wade Warehouse Bldg. Day Ph. 3-1257 Kile Ph. 3-67W USED TRACTORS MOST ALL MAKES and MODELS We have the tractor for you! Come in today and have a look. 61 IMPLEMENT CO. " The Farmer's Home of Satisfaction" N. Highway 61 Ph. 2-2412 TIIK STOKY: Althotiph Illv iin t CM ]il n In Crotrb Una r rni-ti-il tn linn) i'rr from ' !l .llnll- honl«, :rotch'i« XVI r PHK San Diogo struck shallow water. Her sea-rolled bottom shuddered as her thrashing paddles drove her over the bar. Goss was hacking away at his 'straining lines. The Inst rope parted with a snap, lotting the flnt-boUomcd Gen era i Heath shoot backward like a plate skim- .rning the surface. I Maddix caught her just aft of her blunt prow, driving his sharp [bow deep into Crotch's timber. (The General Heath shook to her \ keel, heeled toward the low 'river bank. But the backward power of the Heath's engine was now drawing Maddix's boat with her. The San Diego was hard aground with half heV hull. Under full power Crotch was dragging her, the gravel tearing nil the time against her rotten bottom. When he felt the pressure of the hooked ship ease off in deepening water he rang Mcl- ott ngaln for slow speed forward [to hr 1 -' 'loin pockets engaged. ! Go. -as now charging across : thc deck. At his heels raced the Cocopahs armed with firewood. Some passengers were following, armed with whatever weapons they could lay hands on. He saw .•doss strike the foremost wave of •'San Diego crewmen,'swinging Ins {sounding pole ngainst their heads. 'Hie battle \v»s fierce and fu- •rious while they wove back mid (forth across Mnddix's broken ioi'cdcck. Crotch felt the warm pride of his own battling erew lace through him. They had Calhoon licked, and Jamison and Maddix aloft on the texas realized this. . Then white froth at Clyde Maddix's stern told Crotch San Diego had had enough. He yanked his whistle cord sharply, calling Goss and his Cocopahs onto their own clerks. Slowly, the heavier packet backed into the channel. Maddix rang furiously for his engineer to beach her below the regular landing. Her bilge was taking water badly. Presently Crotch signaled his packet into the channel. By the time he reached the main deck Goss was heaving fresh Imw around the mooring stumps. "We broke her back. That devil-ship will never sail again." "You may have a point there," Crotch grinned. GOSG came back caustically, "Crotch, let's you and me climb aboard the other scow and scuttle her!" Crotch's tight eyes held a wicked gleam as he said to Melott, "Jim, hold your steam. We'll go after the barges before dawn." * * * IN the furious pace of their battle with Maddix he had completely overlooked Linda Wong. Whatever unfastened crates and odds and ends were stored on the cargo deck hnd gone careening when the Navigation boat crashed them, and he felt disturbing fear for Linda Wong. The p,ine box of Chung Wong hnd traveled clear across desk, coming up hard against the port rnf! and breaking open. The corpse had rolled from its ciisket nnd now lay fncc up on the planking, waxy and stiff in the lantern light. Linda's trunk had spread forth iU contents, and this was spread over the deck. A few feet from the corpse lay Linda Wong. Across her temples stood the ugly welt of a bruise. Crotch's eyes skimmed the passengers. "Give me a hand. We'll slip the Chinaman back in his box before she comes to!" Miners were already gathering her clothes and replacing them in the teakwood trunk. Two prospectors helped lift the corpse into its casket. Then they hammered the nails down with an iron bar one of them had swung in the fight Below the stairs Crotch recognized his Chinese cook, still carrying a pick handle which he had used as a buldgconiug weapon. "Keep your mouth shut about the way her husband died. If you don't I'll cut ofT your cars!" JIM MELOTT had maintained a full head of steam, with his pressure valve ready to pop at any moment. In order to kill most of the glow from the boiler they had hung a blanket around the engine pit. Behind this screen Melott worked with his Cocopahs in a drenching sweat. "They'll have riflemen watch- Ing 1 from the Ainador," he said. 'Good luck, Irv." Moored fast as she was, the General Heath's slashing paddles would lift tons of water against the ore-laden bnrges, hurling them into the Amador's stern. Foolishly, Jamison , had allowed those barges to remain between the two steamboats. But success depended chiefly on whether they could hack IOOM the mooring lines so that the barges floated free. , He went over the rail with Gos* in silence. Each carried an ax, each had a pistol thrust through his waistband, Goss's bruised face and dark board were hard-set in the murky light In each man lay the accumulated anger that. Navigation trickery had built Into a festering sore. Navigation hod started the play with the ramming by the San Diego; now, since Jamison, had asked for this, they would go All the way and ruin him completely. (T» Be Coniinvcd) By BILL WALKER Maw! Bring Me Thet Application Per Personal Property Damage With— W. L. WALKER INSURANCE AGENCY Glenco Bldff. Phone 3-4380 WE BUY USED FURNITURE PHONE 3-3122 Wade Furn. Co. 119 SHOPPERS SPECIALS! FRESH HEH EGGS (Not 3 : Pullets) doz. Apples, bu. $2.49 Oranges - 5 Ib. bag 29c APPIES 2 490 Pink Meat Grapefruit - 6 for 25c Assorled Candies - - - Ib. 25e Grapefruit 8 Ib. bag 39c Paper Shell Pecans - - - Ib. 49c Pure Counlry Qt. 7Sc Sorghum- 1 /! gal-$1.29 Open Til' 10 p. m. Nightly Blytheville Curb Market 130 E. Main RADIATOR WORK • Boiled Out • Repaired • Flo Tested • Re-cored ALI, WORK GUARANTKKD GROVER'S RADIATOR WORKS MM 01, l,»kr Avc. Pho.3-6011 I-IO "It it an important call, mother? Alice a playing'her new record album for me!" ."Well, your sign says soi /la CALL YOU (.THE MINUTE IT ''/KS.WSFNE, JUST WHEN VVUT COMES IN, , VOU 8E ABLE TO REPLACE THE y MISS ^DEFECTIVE COMPACT VOU A KENT. MEANWHILE:.. TNOU.\\EMI TO SAV I'VE BEEN ^ EN6AHO TO FLDWBR KENT THAT WAS FLORMEL KENT AvSWN, IMA, SCENE ROM THE UNTAMED SH2EW/ FOK THREE V,ONTHS?TW MEAMS EVERYTHINS I'VE DONE SINCE THEN IS A COMPLETE WERE WE TOSS MWOTED-CWtf JEEP5RS! HAS SHE SEEN COMPLAININd TO YOU. TOO'? I THWK wervf SOT THE NWSTY THINS V«#RKSDCUT MOW. WE NEED A FEW MOH.6 CHIPS, you KNOW WHLE.VOUVE 9SBJ BASK- BOY, JEAN «JD 1 HW/E H«> A fWOWRJL TWlE OP IT/ D6CIPIMS HOW TO SWITCH CWiSS «T THB SHOW. US ANOTHER PSAFT/ OH, '{OU MEW SRMiWA IDOLS)". SHE OFTEM fMSS THIS FII6HT- THETRE FOR fiPOPTlOU BV WEKLTHY 5H6 5^y&. _ BUT WHO D06&5HE 6RW6 TO? ff^^B^^ 3 * ,R£ &KUUt3n I rKUM CAN/kW. FOR AfOPTlONi WASH. BUT i DUMWO KER UMAE-OR WHO TAKES W. ALUTHISrtURW.eSTYOUK.raCl ™^"^ *&&%$& i NICE VTORKASURB I ALWW5 CO HONZO.IH' AGOOPJOB-NCW LOUTLL BE 1 SIMME A HAND our MY STARS. I NEVB? EXPECTED ANYTHING LIKE THIS WHEN I SENT OOP BACK TO THE GTH CENTURY BLACK LIGHT PROJECTOR? 8

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