The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on January 13, 1955 · Page 15
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THURSDAY, JANUARY 18, 1MB BLYTH1T1LL1 (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE FIFTIEH OUR BOARDING HOUSE — with Major Hooplt -YlE AIL CATCH 'EM WE'LL HA\I5 TO CARK/-COW.D LOCKED OP (|? YtePlAY POKER ? DM.' OUT OUR WAY By J. R. Williams WELL, I SOESS -THEY ARE ABOUT 'C6PT FEB. SCAA6 TIN TO PATCH A PEW KklOT AM' RAT HOLESl THEY AIN'T ATHIWS TO FIX THINGS WITH ON TM' RANG* WA60N& AU. USED UP LCMO ASO- I'JjSiVJ'r^? THE.LOWEK LEVEL. Fbfl-tDlJK . V INFORMATION THIS IS OUR. SPECIAL GETrNS - NEAR-LUUGH T1WE EXPERIMEMT/ WHENEVE. SUiELL THG AU.-OUT SULPHURIC SAS,BW.—, Television — Tonight, Tomorrow — WMCT Channel 5, & WHBQ Channel 13 - WMCT Channel 5 ' Thursday Night, Jan. 13 • 6:00 Evening Serenade 6:15 News Reporter 6:30 Dinah Shore 6:45 News Caravan 7;00 Qroucho Mane ,7;30 Cavalcade ol America 8:00 Dragnet 8:30 Theatre 3:00 Video Playhouse 10:00 Playhouse of Start 10:30 News 10:40 Wentherman 10:45 Dollar A Second 11:15 Tonight 12:00 SIKH orr. Friday, January 14 5:50 Meditation 7:00 Today 7:25 Weather 7:30 Today 7 :55 Memphis Today 8:00 Today 8:25 Memphis Today 8:30 Today 8:55 Excrclsea with Cathy 9:00 Ding Dong School 8:30 Storj'land 9:45 Shopping at Home 10:00 Home Show 11:00 Tennessee Ernie Ford 11:30 Feather Your N»t J2;00 Hews 12:15 Farm Newfl 12:30 TV Movie Matinee^ 1:00 Matinee Varieties 1:15 Charm with Cathy 1:30 Homemakers Program 2:00 Greatest Gift 2:15 Golden Windows 2:30 One Man'fl Family 2:45 Concerning Mtw Marlowe 3:00 Hflwklnfi Hulls 3:15 First Love 3:30 World of Mr. Sweeney 3:45 Modern Romancfi 4:00 Pinky Lee Show 4:30 Howdy Doody 5:00 Captain Video 5:15 Interesting Person 5:25 Weatherman 5:30 Wild BUI Hlckok .6:00 Evening Serenade 6:15 NCWB Reporter 6:30 Eddie Fisher 6:45 News Caravan 7:00 Jack Carson 7:30 Life of Rllcy 8:00 Big 6tory 8:30 Gene Autry 9:00 Cavalcade of Sports 9:45 Sports Spotlight 10:00 Loretta Young 10:30 News 10:40 Weather 10:45 Top Tunes 11:00 Tonight 12:00 sign orr WHBQ Channel IX Thursday Night, Jan. 13 6:00 Western Theatre 6:15 Weather 6:20 News 6:25 Do You Know Why 6:30 Doug Edwards 6:45 Jane Froman 7:00 Ray Mllland 7:30 Climax 8:30 Four Star Playhouse 9:00 Publlce Defender fl:30 The Stfir and tho Btory 10:00 Weather 10:05 News 10:15 Late Show Friday January 14 7:00 Morning Show 8:55 News 9:00 Garry Moore 10:30 Strike It Rich 11:00 Vallnnt Lady 11:15 Love of Life 11:30 Search for Tomorrow 11:45 Guiding Light 12:00 News 12:05 Kitchen Magic 12:30 Welcome Traveler 1:00 Robert Q. Lewis 1:30 House Party 2:00 Big Payoff 2:30 Lady of the House 2:45 Bob Crosby 3:00 Brighter Day 3:15 Secret Strom 3:30 On Your Account 4:00 Portia Faces Life 4:15 Early Show' 5:25 Amy Vanderbllt 5:30 Mars Patrol 6:00 Hnrtoontlme 6:15 Weather 6:20 News 6:25 Do You Know Why 6:30 Doug Edwards 6:45 Perry Como 7:00 Annie Oakley 7:30 Ray Bolger 8:00 Pepst Cola PUyhouM 8:30 Our Miss Brooks P:OQ The Line tip 9:30 December Bride 10:00 Weather 10:05 News 10:15 Late Show TRUSSES EXPERTLY 1 FITTED 2 price KIRBY DRUG STORES Leon Robertson's Radio and T.V. Service 515 E. Main Wade Warehouse Bldg. Day Ph. 3-4257 Nile Hi. 3-67M * » T * Fight The Wild Ei by EDMUNDS CLAUSSEN 1954, W fdmwndi Ctowwit frw cofjnykt, StoffiforJ Pvbfeoffem, tnc H Ef ! 1J -to: XIX shoved away his splint-bot- .omed chair and had half risen from the dinner table when Goss's bell frantically sounded the engine room. Jim Melott cut off the paddles, boots began •scraping the lower decks. Al- iready Crotch was racing toward Ithc pilothouse. He hit the daz- zlinj* outer light that was like a 'Sheet, blinding him. .At first he could make out nothing wrong. 'You sec that follow In the river?" Goss's voice struck from ith'e pilothouse. Crotch threw his gaze ahead and to starboard, picked out a figure standing hip deep near the river bank. Crotch's facial muscles pulled up tighter. The marooned man stood on i sandbar, supporting a dog pack with both his arms and shoulders. "He has Robert! And the rOthers!" Lilly's cry came pinched An excitement. Crotch gav* her Ihis sharp stare and she explained. The dogs, I mean. Father has Tescued them from the river." You didn't waste your time •csculng dog* from the river; it Nraa more than likely they could swim better ' than the man. Crotch's lip curled. "Where do KJogs fit into this?" "They're part of my act—little 'Robert comei acros* the wire to •me when 1 snap my fingers. But Ihow did Father get there?" Crotch had never experienced (anything so incredible along the [length of the river. He went •down the companlonwny and •hurried over the main deck while the General Heath drifted slowly nearer. L e m o y n c Hartmann finally plunged into the channel, itriklng for the boat's rail with 'Ills. dog.t swimming beside him. "Pl«s« don't l«t th« dog« tlro-vn," Lilly bcRRcd. "They're AH along the prow passengers and deckhands were hauling wet animals from the water, chattering excitedly. It was a holiday for the Cocopahs. Crotch bent far down to aid the man, engaged Lemoyne Hartman's shoulder and drew him aboard. He was a tall, thin man with thoroughly soaked clothing, looking like a professor in his black Windsor tie and long coat and trousers of gray stripe. Anger bubbled through him and shone from his eyes. He rid himself ot a mouthful ol water, laid his hands on Lilly's shoulders as soon aa he was able. "Thank heavens you're safe!" "And you! However did you manage to get in there?" "They threw me overboard," Lemoyne said. "They are a maggoty bunch, whom I hope to repay. Robert went after Captain Jamison. Bit him on the shins a few times—that's one of the dogs," he explained huriedly to Crotch. "After that there was no room for us aboard the Amador." • • • SOMEWHERE in the past Crotch remembered a saying: a man could fool another man, but seldom a dog. Immediately the White bundle of fur shaking its long cars went up immeasurably in hia estimation, "How long have you been on the sandbar?" "Perhaps a half hour, 1 was afrnid to stay ashore—there are rattlesnakes on the bank which my dogs insist on molesting." He offered Lemoyne Hartman the use of a stateroom, sending China Boy in search of dry clothing for him to wear. While Lilly waited on the tcxas he entered the officers' quarters, rummaging through his persbnal effects. Hk contract which he had signed with Sugar Logan was btneath a bundle of underwear in his cheV. Whw tM touod U>U tw pUc«d it| in nn envelope before returning to Lilly. Her eyes were warm with gratitude as she scanned his face. "II there is ever any way I can repay you. Anything, Captain Crotch!" Premonition still grumbled and ground through him, making him grave. "There is," he nodded and handed her the flat envelope. "We'll be running into trouble when we reach Ehrenberg. They might get it into their heads to search you. Wear this where a man's not likely to find it." Her eyes lit up brightly; at the same time she gave him a swift smile. "1 have just the place Cor it." Ehrenberg was a port the Colorado had spawned overnight to answer the demand of mule- skinning freighters and general roustabouts. The navigation landing was more practicrl than La Paz, and thus Ehrenberg was destined to outlive the earlier camp. Amador had taken up most at the space at the crude landing. BEFORE the last turn had been taken on the mooring rop« Jamison stalked aboard. He had with liim a short, ungainly man familiar to Crotch. It was Duey, the engineer who once had fired the San Diego's boilers. The old San Diego crew had drifted after her teaching, nnd men craftly ai :hese ihould be kept und« ;humb. Shelby Calhoon had gont into mining somewhere along the river, but of Captain Maddix, her ex-captain, he had lost nil trnce. Until now he hadn't been certain of where Duey had gone, ' Crotch swung the weight of his look to Duey and felt shock pass along his spine. There was a star- shaped badge tacked to Ducy's brcnst, nnd between his chunky fingers he flourished a folded paper. Go&s's words fell again, sardonically: 'They're talking about impounding the Heath, Irv, do you figure the beaching of tht San Diego has got their dander up?" "That's not quite the point," Jamison fi.it In ' ALTERNATES To avoid each other's quills while sleeping side by side, Malayan 'porcupines alternate their positions, each facing in the opposite direction from the next, on a tree-limb perch. W.M. BURNS Insurance Agency We have some good, well located homes in Blyheville for sale. Also Farm lands and farm loans. Our insurance is in sound capital stock old line companies. We go your bond. Our service is as good as the best. Our office 219 West Walnut Phone 3-3361. Call or see us. W. M. Burns, Realtor Insurer EXPERT WATER PUMP REPAIR Hubbard Hardware Phone 2-2015 WE BUY USED FURNITURE PHONE 3-3122 Wade Furn. Co. Paint Closeout Many Types and Colors ^ Price Hubbard Hardware OFFICE SUPPLIES "1001 Items You Need" Call 2-2513 We Deliver Figure With Us on PRINTING NORRIS Across From City Hall RADIATOk WORK • Boiled Out • Repaired • Flo Tested • Re-cored ALL WORK GUARANTEED GROVER'S RADIATOR WORKS RM €1. 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