The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 11, 1955 · Page 13
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MONDAY, APRIL 11, 1996 BLTTHBTILLI (ARK.)' COURIER NEWS PAGE THIRTEEN OUR HARDING HOUSI — wirii M.jor Hoopl* OUT OUR WAY By J. R. William* I DlDtJ'T RUT TH'COVTON, . CUT. I OJLV STEPPED OUT' I'l TO 6ST TH 1 PAPER. AW I 6OT TH' MILK--THENJ TH' DOS OUT, AU'WXETCHIM' HIM A SHOE COME OFF. tOJ ROUGH, &US.' VJfi'LL PUTOM AIRS UKS (?1CH YOD DIDN'T BUZZ WE Y6T OM HOW WE IMOUC6 DlS 6AMSTAFF T0 KIC* SACK H6 Wg TAKE HIM UP iivl A PLAICE AM' ASK HIM T30ES U6 TKIrJK HE COULD WALK 0(0 LOUOS ? ' DATS HIM IM HIS fJlSHT— OFFICE AT FLOOR .'-~THKd WE'LL tf^DLV 0FFSR TO HOW TO WORLb'5 RECCED WISH JUMP-*— (SET , THE POir-iT/ J ?WiLLMM WHY MOTHERS GET 6PAV li.",,",?,".';™; THREE aurs solb A HOTEL AND ASK FOftASUTE -TUB CLERK: CHARGES THEM <3O,soTHEY EAOA <61VE HIM IO BUCKS — ABE TOU LISTENIN'? , CATS/ HOW ABOUT SWIMS THE [WAINS, FANT, LATER THE CLERK REMEMBERS THAT THE RttHT PRICE KJR THE SUITE IS |2S"- HE GIVES A BELLHOP FIVE ONE-DOLLAR BlUS T& nvr "iwe MEM BACK- THE BELLHOP CANT- DIVIDE SBY.3 SO ME GIVES EACH MAM*I AMD PUTS THE OTHER. TWO BUCKS (N HIS POCXET— r" MCE WE SUITE COST THE MEN JZ7 vJD THE &6LLHOP 6OT JUST $Z OUT F THE OR^NAt- 30 BUCKS, MAT BECAME OF THE Television — Tonight, Tomorrow — WMCT Chonnel 5, & WHBQ Channel 13 WMCT Channel 5 Monday Night, April 11 6:00 Evening Serenade 8:15 News Reporter fl;30 Tony Martin 6:45 News Caravan 7:00 Caesar'a Hour 8:00 Medic 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 OFT Tuesday, April 12, IMS 8:50 Meditation 7:00 Today 7:35 Weather 7:30 Today 7:55 MemphU Today 8:00 Today 8:55 Exercise with Cathy 9:00 Ding Dong School 9:30 Storyland 9:45 Shopping at Horn* 10:00 Home Show 11:00 Tennessee ErnlB Ford 11:30 Feather Your Nest 12:00 News 12:15 Farm News 12:30 TV Movie Matinee 1:00 Way of the World 1:15 Charm with Cathy 1:30 Homemaker's Program 2:00 T«d Mack Matlnea 2:30 Greatest Gift 2:45 Concerning Ml« Marlowe 3:00 Hawkins Palls 3:15 First Love. 3:30 World ol Mr. Sweeeny 3:45 Modern Romances 4:00 Pinky Lee Show 4:30 Howdy Doody 5:00 Captain Video 5:15 Interesting Person 5:25 Weatherman 5:30 Flicker Comics 6:00 Evening Serenade 6:15 News Reporter 6:30 Dinah Shore 6:45 News Caravan 7;00 Martha Raye 8:00 Fireside Theatre 8:30 Circle Theatre 9:00 Truth or Consequences 9;30 The Falcon 10:00 I Married Joan 10:30 News 10:40 Weather 10:45 Watch the World 11:00 Tonight 12:00 Sign Oil WHBQ Channel 13 Monday Night, April 11 6:00 Hartoontime 6:15 Weather 6:20 Newa 6:25 Do You Know Why 6:45 Perry Como 7:00 Burns & Allen 1:30 The Whistler 8:00 I Love Lucy 8:30 December Bride 9:00 Studio One 10:00 Weather 10:05 News J0:15 Late Show Tuesday April 12, 1955 7:00 Morning Show 8:55 News 9:00 Garry Moore 9:30 Arthur Godfrey 10:30 Strike It Rich 11:00 Stay Young With Joye 11:15 Love of Life ll-:30 Search For Tomorrow . 11:45 Guiding Light 12:00 News 12:05 Snicker Flickers 12:30 Welcome Travelers 1;00 Robert Q. Lewis 1:30 House Party 2:00 Big payoff 2:30 Lady of the HOUEB 2:45 Bob Crosby 3:00 On Your Account 4:00 The Inner Flame 4:J5 Early Show 5:30 Mars Patrol 6:00 Western Theatre 6:15 Weather 6:20 News 6:25 Do You Know Why 6:45 Jo Stafford 7:00 Disneyland 8:00 Waterfront 8:30 Thearte Guild 0:30 Danny Thomas 10:00 Weather 10:05 News 10:15'Danger 10:45 Late Show 3 Portable Electric SKIL Saws to go at 20% DISCOUNT E. C. Robinson Lbr. Co. Phone 3-4551 EXPERT WATER PUMP REPAIR Hubbard Hardware PhoHfl 2-2*15 PHONE 3-3545 • Moving •Furniture Crated • Furniture Storage HOME SERVICE CO. United van Lines Agent W. J. "BILL" WUNDERLICH Sixth and Chick FIRST TO CHANGE First large American city to abandon use of streetcars as fl municipal conveyance was Spokane, Wash., which replaced them with buses in 1036. EASTMAN KODAKS Movie Cameras KIRBY DRUG STORES MOVING? Local or Long Distanct CALL 3-8928 Beckham Moving & Storage Co. 900 N. Second Read Courier News Classified Ads RADIATOR WORK • Boiled Out • Repaired • Flo Tested • Re-cored ALL WORK GUARANTEED GROVER'S RADIATOR WORKS 5M Cl. lake Are. Pho. 3-6981 To Walk The Night By William Sloane ©HH, 0«M, XXIII ,/~kNE day in August Jerry was ^ playing in the club tennis tournament. He'd put me out the day before, to my relief, and it was really too hot to do anything. J suggested to Selena, on some impulse or other, that we drive out to Montauk. She agreed readily enough, though I felt that the idea didn't specially appeal to her. For an hour or so we rode in ailence. From time to time I glanced at her, sitting coolly and easily in the corner of the seat opposite me. She was immaculate, in a dull blue, severely simple frock and a wide, plain straw hat with a white ribbon around it. Just looking at her made me feel cool, and in a way Tested. I felt that there was a truce between us, and resolved firmly to do nothing to violate it. After a while, without apparently speaking at me directly, she said, "You remember how once, before Jerry and I were married, you told rne to be good to him?" The recollection made me •quirm a little, but I had to admit it. "So," she said, "1 have tried. (Do you think I have succeeded?" "Yes," I told her. "You did not expect him to be happy after he was married to me?" "Nonsense," I said, but 1 thought it would be hard to keep civil if she went on this way. She was an infuriatingly direct woman. She looked at me through those disturbing violet eyes of hers and said, "You know, I am not accustomed to people like you and Dr. Lister and Jerry. Perhaps sometimes I make mistakes with you." "Yes," I said, feeling that this was getting curiotiser and curi- "Jraun nr point at III. if KU you do. T think you ought to relax a little more." She sighed. "I don't quite know how to do that." Her tone of voice suggested that she would look into it in the near future and learn the technique of relaxing. "Tell me," I said, after a pause, "do you like this part of the world?" When I had asked the question, I had been merely making casual conversation, but a sudden scheme came into my head. "Long Island is a satisfactory place, don't you think?" "Yes," I/admitted. "The north shore, anyway. I like parts of the South, too—the Carolinas and Georgia. Ever been down there?" "No," she said. "I don't believe I should like it." "Well, it's nice," I said, adding menially that she could add a little southern charm to her own character without loss, and feeling distinctly irritated that I hadn't trapped her into some sort of admission about her past life and where she came from. * • • SHE looked at me and smiled. "You're strange, Bark. You ask one question and really want to find out the answer to another one, don't you?" I felt annoyed at her for calling the turn, so exactly. "How do you always know what I'm thinking?" "You give it away," she answered. "How?" I asked her. "Why," she said, and. paused. "I suppose you'd say that if a person went into a room and shouted something loudly, even if he was all alone in the room, he wouldn't be keeping what ho was saying entirely to himself? "Yes, but—" "That's what you do with your mind, Bark," "You mean you can read my mind?" The idM terrified m«. She smiled. "Not the wa? you mean it. But everybody gets some thoughts from the people round them. You know that." 'Well," I began hesitantly. "You all talk incompletely,* she went on. "Listen to what people say to each other sometime. The real conversation isn't wholly in the words. The words are clues to what the person speaking is trying to convey. The rest of it goes direct from one mind to another. You must have noticed that." 'Hmmm." I decided to try her out. "Suppose you tell me, then," [ said, mentally deciding thnt her theory was ridiculous, "what I'm thinking now?" She laughed. "Stop the car. I'll give you a demonstration." I pulled up along the edge of the road. "Now," she said, "you don't believe I'm right. Just sit back a moment and listen." .* • • I LEANED back in the seat and waited. I felt suddenly arid uncomfortably that she was amusing herself at my expense. Gradually I felt that she wanted me to do something. What, I did not know at first, and I looked at her puzzledly. She never smoked, of course, but I thought I might offer her a cigaret. The silence between us was getting uncomfortable. I pulled my case out of my pocket and extended it to her. "Have a cigaret," I said. "Drive ahead," she said. "You know I never smoke, Bark." "Listen," I said. "What was all that about?" She said composedly, "I just asked you for a cigaret without speaking. And you offered me one." I thought about it as we drove along, but I didn't come to any conclusion. "It's a good stunt," I said. "Ycs,' r she said. "I hope you don't pull thfit sort of thing on your poor, defenseless husband." "Oh," she said lightly, "Jerry isn't a bit like you." And with that I had to be cor tent <f * Be CwiUiiMd) FIRS* SHIP The 30-ton sloop Blessing of the Jay, launched in 1631, was the first ship of any importance to be built in the American colonies. By BILL WALKER SHORE 6J.AD My tOOD CLOTHE* IS INSURED WITH W. L WALKER INSURANCE AGENCY Glenco Blclg. Phone 3-4360 II you are a new '' resident; if you are dissatis- II fied; I • it's qualify; IT it'i service; II it's cleaning; Try "-KIO" Cleaning at City Dry Cleaners Free Delivery Ph. 3-3137 414 E. Main "Come on and say yes, Haiel—I've got an uncle who can get rings wholesale!" \\ "W«'r» bird watcliers—you're the first peacock we'v» seen this year!" THIS IS JAY i VlHM A OEU5HTFUL INSENUE 1 OAUSHTEIt J SHE'D MA«...SUCH A.SWEEr,y ,-,._,:.i- '.^JjJ THANK VOU.MKS. BOBSKTS.BUr MAYBE COME|N,MISS ^» TOU WON'T THINK SO COUUTNEV.AW ^vl WHEN IVE SPOKEN 7 FRIEND OF MEL DALEY'S Ik. MY PIECE. ISAFRIEWDOF-- C THE DOCTORS SAY SKE ; S.\ I'M NOT SURE I I SHCttWS IMMOVE vaNT./ASREE.,. AND WE CERTAINLY OWE A r-& THAT'S WHY ^ LOT TO MB. WLEV/ A{( I'M HEtfE. 1 , FOR iTWO CENTS I'D GO ON! TRY WHICH ONE OF US WAS THE BEST ANGEL IM THE EASTER PA9EANT | AS vie ftJD INSPECTCft I 6KOWL LEAVE THE Att*IDID you CHBCKTHE! ptn SCEME... BUILPIN6, MEIL? r 4 V6AH, INSPECTOR/ TENANT* HEARP 5HOT6 AT ABOUT .EISHT...THOUGHT IT WAS J.V.I ONLY &TR ANSER Og- SEKV&P WAS A MAW,,. PLOWP...&IX FBET.,,WELL- BUILT/ A WO|WAN TENANT RoreVMON, T(*LL,SLONPlMiANWHILS,M A NieHTCLLW OHIM " U/VIUPJ, muu.pl.4JT PAR AS THfc PIFTH X ANP /WU5CULAR. FLOOR WITH HIM SOM6 J WE'RE (SOlMS TO TIMi AfJOUNP EISHT. " T. M. R.,. u. 8. P.I Ofl :ya. nil b. Br> ».,.».. I... fffi&WILL BE FMS. THE LM«*J MW YER RIGHT ON TWvfc Y YOU'P BBTTB^NOTFWL mis' MlfcW B^ i fir- -nn *^"*V"'--' ~\"' OF DOPB EVER SWlflSLeP JMTOTJf. * tf « , BOX,IWrOFP!\ OW50N! VOU'HB DEW.IWS BUT THERE'S MORE. W SWKITHMI , WE'LL SOON BE W&V1 WTH 50WETHINO BISSBIZ. TO STOW IT WHERB /THAN A, 5WUSOLIH6 WM6 A80UT JlX MIMJTM 1 SHOULP MAVB OF WHATBVeB MV CMWM CAUSHf AT L»PTV NO ABOUT IT! The greatest refrigeration values ever offered In the Blythcville-Manlla urea! See Pagt Two Of Today's Paper JUST LOOK. AT THOSE WHM AWON WAS, 1O GO FISHING X IN PREHI510KIC TIMES V SCOTT,MW HERE ..CAN I BEJ; -ifc^r-. rrdi OF TR'/ICE ?j}^n DR.VvONMue, TOM, I'M SORRY; Xji-^^^uj vuu MEAN THE PLEASE... /PC.SCOrr-DR. /...I'M AMOS\ AMOS BRDNSCW OF ; I'M MATT 1 WONMUG'S NOT I ERON50N7THE BRON50NIAN INSTITUTION? , WELL, I DECLARE !j Select Quality Fresh Seeds Plants & Sets GarQcn seed In nulX or rachan* We Have Them! Dr.ilr.r For Funk's fi-Hybrid Sect! Corn BYRUM HARDWARE and SEED CO. 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