The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on February 7, 1955 · Page 11
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MONDAY, FEBRUARY T, 1988 BLYTHETUH! (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE ELEVEN OUR BOARDING HOUSE — with Mojor HoopU OUT OUR WAY By J. R. Williams *X* THAT H6S 6OT TUe ID«A. Ht'LL TAKE TIMfc SO THAT'S THe E&6 THAT'S THtf44< OF IMPRCMfJfe rtlS COOST.' HEROES ARE MAPE-NOT BOR Ht'S STRICTLY PEA£ END THE UW-SRCArESr —A COLOSSAL LtlWP Of A MASH BALL IP I EVEP. SAW ONE.: I'LL ADMir HE DOESMT CLASSIFY A? A SMOOTM HOW CAN YOU STAMP THAT MAYIOR. BOY. LOLA? Television — Tonight, Tomorrow — WMCT Channel 5, & WHBQ Channel 13 WMGT Channel 5 Monday Night. Feb. 7 6:00 Evening Serenade 6:15 News Reporter 6.30 Tony Martin Show 6:45 NCWR Cnrftvnn 7:00 Producers' Showcase "The Women" — color 8:30 Robert Montgomery 9:30 Badge 714 10:00 Wrestling 10:30 News 10:40 Weather 10:45 Parade of Stars 11 .00 Tonight 12:00 Sign Off Tuesday, Feb. * 6:50 Meditation 7:00 Today 7:25 Wenther 7:30 Today 7:55 Memphis Today 8 00 Today 3:25 Memphis Today 8-30 Today 8:55 Exercises with Cuthy 9:00 Din* Dong School 9:30 Story I ami 9:45 Shopping at Home |°:Jjj 11:30 12:00 News 12:15 12:30 Home Show Tenne6see Ernie Ford Feather Your Kent j ;n j : is 2:00 2:15 2:30 2:45 - 3:00 3:15 3:30 3:45 4:00 4:30 5:00 5:15 5:25 5:30 5:45 6:15 6 '30 6:45 7:00 nnlly News TV Movie Matinee Way of the World Charm with Cathy Homemakers Program Greatest Gift Golden Window One Man's Fai Concerning Mlsa Marlowe Hawkins Falls First Love World of Mr. Sweeney Modern Romances Pinky Lee Show Howdy Doody Captain Video Interesting Person Weatherman Flicker Comics Television Court News Reporter Dinah Shore News Caravan Milton Berle 8:00 Fireside Theatre 8:30 Circle Thetre fl:00 Truth or ConBcquencea 9:30 The Falcon 10:00 I Married Joan 10:30 News 10:40 Wenther 10:45 Cletc Roberts 11 :00 Tonight 12 00 Sign Otf WHBQ Channel 13 Monday Night, Feb. 7 6:00 Hartoontlme 6:15 Weather 6'20 NCWK 6:25 Do You Know Why 6:30 DOUR Edwards 6:45 Perry Como 7:00 Burns & Allen 7 :30 The Whistler 8:00 I Love Lucy 8:30 Liberate 9:00 Studio One 10:00 Wenther 10:05 News J0:15 Late Hhow Tuesday, Feb. 8 7:60 Morning Show 8:55 New6 9:00 Garry Moore fl:30 Arthur Godfrey 10:30 Strike It Rich 11:00 Valiant Lady 11:15 Love of Life 12:00 News 12:05 Kitchen Magic 12:30 Welcome Traveler 1:00 Robert Q. Lewis 1:30 HOUBC Party 2:00 Big Payoff 2:30 Lady of the HOUH« 2:45 Bob Crosby 3:00 Brighter Day 3:15 Secret Storm 3:30 On Your Account 4:00 Portia Faces Life- 4.1$ Early Show 5:30 Mare Patrol 6:00 Western Theatre 6:15 Weather 6:20 News 6:25 Do You Know Why 6:30 Doug Edwards 6:45 Jo Stafford 7:00 Disneyland 8:00 Waterfront 8:30 Theatre Guild 9:30 Danny Thomas 10:00 Weather 10:05 News 10:15 Danger 10;45 Late Show TRUSSES EXPERTLY 1 FITTED T price KIRBY DRUGSTORES WE'VE GOT IT! Over 33,000 different items in stock! H U B BAR D HARDWAR E Al The First Sign—Get BOB'S GYPSY RUB LINIMENT MERCHANTS LUNCH-75tf SOUTHERN STYLE CRACKLIN' BREAD SERVED DAILY "Mtrtn" Rice's Home Made Pies Italian Spaghetti — Chicken & Dumplings DRIVE IN RAZORBACK * SY FRAWK GRUBIK. &I1TBIBUTIO tY HtA IKVJfcl, 1»C. TIIK STONY; Johnii}- PlcloJu-r n'nhc' n"frw 'ili>1|'nrw bill rulli-rl- ln K . srrt n ••«<»»*<• lunik" (Illr-rf it I III *lt.:iH In A m 1111 rliJinjer I" Iinjmeni on n fur mill from Allcr rnmmlnffN, fornii-r elm rust Kirl. Alli'O Inn! inihl pnr( hi cli.ili. Ixil .she I.nil lii't-ii nnxlfini l» KiM rid nf Klct**hi-r n ml Cr:i«K I"— cnttsc IKT hur frirml, the iv«-nl(hy Je«B Cnrmlrhm-l III. wntt ciillInR. VI CAM exrlaimocl, "What hap- peneti? You bumped yourself?" He had noticed Johnny's check. "Yes. T bumped myself. Against Mr. Kilkenny's fist. He was here right nfter you loft—" "Why, mi tear the guy to piwcs." "If he comes back." Johnny exhaled heavily. "He took the money—$52 . . ." "V.^at about the $10 he promised if you collected the bill?" Johnny shook his head. "He's applying it on the mandolin bill. So we're broke again. Kxcept for these pennies and dimes and quarters nnd . . ." Johnny's eyes lit up. "How much hove you got left from (hat fiver I gave you?" Abashed, Sam brought out a crumpled bill and some loose change. "A dollar forty-five." Johnny groaned. "You ate $3.!>5 worth of food on top of what you had for lunch!" "The bill was only three five, but I left a half-buck tip." Johnny howled. "We're about to be thrown out of our hotel room and you go leaving 50-ccnt lips." "Anyway, We got $1.45 nnd these dimes and pennies and quarters." "That's not enough to keep Pcabody from throwing us out on the street. And I don't know ' /ibout those pennies. They might be more valuable than T think. I'd hate to give them'to Pcabody nnd then find out they were worth about $10,000* "You think they might ... 7" "I'm g-fing to find out." He put on his cont and they left the hotel. They crossed to Fifth Avenue, then turned south to Forty-second, where they entered the 4iuge New York Public Library. In the card-file room, Johnny looked up books on rare coins and a few minutes later a book was presented to him in the big raiding'room. With Sam trailing, he carried it to one of the tables nnd rapidly turned the pages to Indian head pennies. "Ha!" he exclaimed. "Eighteen fifty-six, Flying Eagle cent, worth $100 and up—" "We got one of those?" "No, our oldest coin Is 1865, I believe. We'll look those up in a minute. Here—.1861 cent, worth 50 cents to $1 . . ." Tor a penny?" 'That's what the book soys. And here's another, 1877, up to $50." "Wow!" cried Sam. * • * ACROSS the table an elderly man put his forefinger to his lips and whisperexi sibilantly, "Shhh!' Johnny skimmed over a few pages. "Hcre'rc the dimes. Mmm, they seem to run about the same, maybe a little less even. Oh-oh, here's an exception, I804-O—up to $2-100." "Wo got one of those, Johnny?" "I hardly think so. H says here that only 24 were made." "Take a lonk, I'm all goose pimples," Sam blinked, then chuckled. "Goose pimples—from a goose bank." "Hero," snld Johnny, "we'll copy ell this down about the dimes and th« p*nnie*. You got a pencil?" "You know I never cnrry one. I haven't got anybody to write to." Johnny looked across Ui* table. "Excuse me, but do you have a pencil I could borrow?" If it'll keep you .quiet, here's a fountain pen," exclaimed the elderly reader. 'Thank you. You don't happen to have a couple of sheets of paper on you, do you?" The reader groaned. "Here— here's a notebook, tear out some pages. Now, write please, and keep quiet awhile." Johnny scribbled furiously, then returned the fountain pen and gathered up bis sheets. 'This'll do it. Good-by, sir, and thank you for the use of the pen ' and the paper. ..." Two chairs away, a heavy-set, man with thick glassed slammed! back his chair. "There's too much noise around here!" J Johnny put his finger to his lips, "Shhh! It's against the rules to yell in the library." * * * THEY walked down Forty- Second Street. Passing the newsstand, Johnny's eyes went to the papers. A groan was forced from him. Johnny handed the news vendor a nickel. Then he opened the paper and exposed the headline to Sam. JK8S CA It M ICI1A Kl, III FOII NDj SI, A IN IN FIFTH AVKN1JE APARTMENT 'Holy cow!" gasped Sam; Cragg. "That's the joint we were at this afternoon." Johnny continued to read the ; article. Finally he lowered thei paper. "Something tells me that; we're going to be in trouble." "We didn't do it," cried Sam"We know we didn't, but will, the police know? Look, it says here: 'The beautiful former showgirl gave police the names of two men who called on her a short lime previously and threat-^ ened her with bodily injury/' That's us, Sam." "There's the subway," Sarri said, "we got those dimes. We can be over in New Jersey in a half hour." "If the police want us badly enough, they'll get us In Canada." "Johnny," cried Sam in sudden panic, "you ain't going to play detective ngoln, arc you?" "Who, me?" asked Johnny in-i noccntly. (To Bt Dad, you said we'd go home right after we sit around till all hours trying to be polite!" "Remember, ate and not "I'm making my own cereal—shot from gunt! fT APPEAL THAT IN VQvKrASTE )IM ArZAO \ NDU/WELL WHAT'S YOU* EVCU$ETW\ 3LTT THAT'S TO G=T TO HUDALE AMD FIND >Ao-'?E &£#. /TIME ? MO DON'T TELL WE YQU'KE ' ! MUS 4 OW YOU? WW TO HILLDAl£,TQ SEE J I WAS 60WS *E*LLV , A U JUSTICE OF THE PE KNOW THATCW™ } Q^ WKETKiZ YOU 2EALLY DID DIDNT I PIS£H J MAZKY JENNY SXMDE2S, THAT 6UY FOS A. VOUN/E PSOVOXED Tr£ LAW,' SPEEOW6 SEFOZE? BILL WALKER WHY, I JUST SPENT AN WOUR IN THE TUB SINGINS AT THE TOP OF MY VOICEi I KNOW.... THAT'S WHEN I STARTED FEELING MISERABLE YOU SHOULD BE ^— LIKE ME, BOTTS! WHEN I GET THE BLUES . ( MAN! DO I PEEL MISERABLE AS THE 5.5.FLOBEKJCE OOOCf, AT A MEDITERRAM EAN FCCT... MISS LONG, USA... TOURIST'S VISA, TVMO TRUNKS, FOUR U1TCA56S... TISHTLV THE/ ACHE; NOW FOB HEAVSN'S SAKE COOPERATE/ WITH THt QJA? AMTNE OJ, HOW 6L&6 CAM I 6ST YOU ASHORE? "Y-r—^ Reckon the young-un better walk down to get his Insurance nt — W. L. WALKER INSURANCE AGENCY Olenco Bids. 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