The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 12, 1955 · Page 11
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 11

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Tuesday, April 12, 1955
Page 11
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TUESDAY, APRIL 12,195« BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE ELEVEN OUR WARDING HOUSE - wlH* Major HoopU OUT OUR WAY •y J. R. Williams I'M $rrrir46 uee& M TISHT A6 A " IMA / — ALL IT WOWT CO-IT5 F*RT OF AN OLP CURTAftJ STRETCHES WITH MUMBCRS AMP PESHOUBS/ ARE UfrlW FT FOR A HUROLE , AND ITS ATefc¥»TATK>J TO SOME Of THESE OLP BUS RUSHERS- THGW I'LL ftlALLY HAVE A LAWN TO KEEP FIXIN' — you A5 CCUDE AS A £>MLY TACTIC* WE'D EVER " ^ ' TO weesr MV IMS " AWAV FROM. THAT HEROES ARE MAbE -NOT 8O(?M PI6HT TOO AAE, CHUMS — WHAT BECAME OP THE OTHER DOLLAR.? HOP CAKrT DIVIDE S BY 3, SO HE eves BCCOME OF THAT COLLAR? f)Kf #1O APIECE FOR A HOTCL SUIFE- LATEP 7WE CLERfc: REMEMBERS HE SHOULD HAVE CHAft6EDJUSr $25, SQHE<5tVES FWE l 81US TbTtlE BELLBOY "10 MAMA DOLLAR,. PUTS TMF OTHE FIND TOMORROW/ Tiltvision — Tonight, Tomorrow — WMCT Channel 5, & WHBQ Channel 13 WMCT Channel 5 Tuesday Night, April 12 , 6:00 Evening serenade - 8:15 News Reporter 6:30 Dinah Shore 6:45 News Caravan. 7:00 Martha Eaye 8:00 Fireside Theatre 8:30 Circle Theatre 6:00 Truth or Consequences 9:30 The Falcon 10:00 I Married JOaa 10:30 News '10:40 Weather '10:45 Watch the World 11:00 Tonight 12:00 Sign Off Wednesday, April 13 6:50 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 Exercise with Cathy 9:00 Ding Dong School 9:30 Storylnnd 9:45 Shopping at Home 10-.00 Home Show 11:00 Tennessee Ernie Ford 11:30 Feather Your N«t 12:00 News 12:15 Farm News 12:30 TV Movie Matinee 1:00 Way ol the World 1:15 Charm with Cathy 1:30 Homemaker'a Program 2:00 Ted Mnck Matinee 2:30 Greatest Gift 2:45 Concerning Mlsi Marlowe 3:00 Hawkins Falls' 3:15 First Love 3:15 First Love 3:30 World of Mr. Sweeney 3:45 Modern Romances 4:00 Pinky Lee Show 4:30 Howdy Doody 5:00 Captain Video 5:15 Interesting Person 5:35 Weatherman 5:30 Superman fi:00 Evening Serenade 6:15 NCWB Reporter 6:.TO Eddie Fisher 6:45 News Caravan 7:00 Cisco Kid 7:30 Eddie Cantor 8:00 TV Theatre 0:00 This IB Your Life 9:30 Mr. District Attorney 10:00 Request Performance 10:30 News 10:40 Weather 10:45 Watch the World 11:00 Tonight 12:00 Sign Oir WHBQ Channel 13 Tuesday night, April 12 6:00 Western Theatre 6:15 Weather 6:20 News 6:25 DO You Know Why 8:45 'Jo Stafford 7:00 Disneyland 8:00 -Waterfront 8:30 Thearte Guild 9:30 Danny Thomai 10:00'Weather 10:05 News' ' 10:15 Danger 10:45 Late Show Wednesday April 13, 19SS 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 11:30 Search for Tomorrow 11:45 Guiding Light 12:00 News 12:05 Snicker Flickers 12:30 Welcome Travelers 1:00 The Personal Touch 1:15 Robert Q. LewiB 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 Storm 3:30 On Your Account 4:00 The Inner Flame 4:15 Early Show 5:25 Amy Vanderbllt 5:30 Mars Patrol 6:00 Hartoontime «:15 Weather fl:20' News 6:25 Do You Know Why 6:30 Doug Edwards «:45 Perry Como 7:00 Godfrey ft Frlendi 8:00 The Millionaire 8:30 Who Said That 9:00 Blue Ribbon Bouts 10:00 Weather 10:05 News 10:15 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 2-2915 PHONE 3-3545 • Moving •Furniture Crated • Furniture Storage HOME SERVICE CO. United Van Lines Aeent W. J. "BILL" WUNDERLICU Sixth and Chick Bellabella Is the common name for a tribe of Kwakiutl Indians at Milbank, British Columbia, according to Encyclopedia Britannica. EASTMAN KODAKS Movie Cameras KIRBY DRUGSTORES MOVING? Local or Long Distance CALL 3-8928 Btckharn Moving & Co. Second Read Courier New« Classified Ads RADIATOR WORK • Boiled Out . • Repaired • Flo Tested • Re-cored ALL WORK GUARANTEED GROVER'S RADIATOR WORKS 5M Cl. Uke ATC. HEFTY CAPACITY The largest compartment of cow's stomach may have a capacity of as much as 50 gallons, Britannica. Ansco Ready Flash Outfit Complete as . $O95 Illustrated | r * SI Down—50o a Week O'STEEN—111 W. Main FRESH CAGED EGGS Delivered to your door E. S. MULLINS&SON Ph. 3-4779 Day or Night XXIV "OIDING home that afternoon, I - thought to myself that I had never before spent a day alone with a person and learned so Jittle about them. My stock of small talk had run out, and 1 was isimply driving along the turn- .pike, watching the road and the other cars and thinking a little, when Selena reached forward suddenly and ratched up the emergency. Instantly the car began to skid; the tires screamed on the asphalt, and I had the devil of a time keeping us from turning turtle. In the middle ot m,, struggle with the wheel a bright yellow roadster full of prep school kids fihot out of a narrow drive in jfront of us and swerved roaring down the highway. They must have missed our front bumper by inches. I unlocked the emergency and we rolled on; sweat was running off me in rivulets. It was the closest call I ever had in my life; undoubtedly Selena's quick yank on the brake had saved us from an ugly smash. As I thought of it I realized that the road down which the yellow car had come was entirely hidden from the highway by a stone wall and a belt o( trees. There was no way I could have known that 'that car was coming. I said to Selena, who was sitting perfectly quietly beside me: ''Thanks! That was too close. I can still hear the angels singing." She nodded quk-l'y. "There was no way you could sec the road." '' "No," I agreed "Kids! Their parents oughtn't to give them cars." She was silent, and • belated question came into my mind. "How did you know they v. :i P coming?" H L—wJmt M it Jerry »*>*?—! had a hunch." And she smiled. It had seemed that she had acted with amazing directness for a woman with only a hunch. * * * THE months that followed flowed into one another without anything of importance to this story. I was getting on well in my work, and devoting more and more time to it in consequence. I saw less of Jerry and Selena that winter than I had cApcv.-i.od to, and I could see, when we did meet, that Jerry was delighted with my progress and puzzled by it. He himself was not deeply interested in the statistical work I was doing, though I understand he did it brilliantly. On several occasions he told me that most of it bored him. He admitted he put in as little time at his office as he could, and I wondered if he was growing lazy, which would have been unlike him, or just what he was doing that occupied the rest of his time. One evening I found out. He and Selena and Dad and Grace were to come round to my apartment for a buffet supper on a Sunday night This particular time Jerry and Selena came early. He had something under his arm, and as soon . . the greetings were over he presented it to me with a flourish. "Here, Bark. With the compliments of the author." And he grinned. It was a thin, gray-covered little magazine with a three-deck title, some sort of" journal of mathematics. I ran my eye down the table of contents, and sure enough, there was the name of Jeremiah Lister. "What hath God Wrought!" "You may well say that," he told me exultantly "That ob- scuie and drrir;py-Vio!;.ng hule public* Uoa • men than the Racquet Club. And I have crashed its austere gates." "Well," I said, sparring for time and looking at the article, "this is a surprise. And my novel only half done. You've beaten me to publication, all right." Jerry's piece occupied only two pages and it might as well have been a Sanskrit inscription for all the sense I could make out of It There was a short editorial foreword by the brain that conducted the magazine in Which Jerry's work was spoken of as "brilliant," "original," and "highly suggestive." After looking helplessly at the text for a few seconds, I said, "I bet Selena helped you with this." "No," she said, apparently taking my jest seriously, "I didn't help him." "I should say not," he added. 'She was opposed to the thing from the start. She told me it was a Waste ol time, but even in the face of discouragement I persevered. I like doing stuff in the field." "Well," I told him, "every man to bis own folly." I was really pleased about the article. Jerry was a bright lad all right. Selena looked surprised. "But this isn't foolish. Jerry's articla is absolutely correct." I POUnED the cocktails. Grace came in and we had another round. I showed her Jerry's piece. She wrinkled her forehead over it for a minute. "Goodness, Jeremiah my sweet, I don't sec how you have time for such things with a wife who locks like Selena." Jerry blushed and laughed. 'What I haven't got time for," he said, "is my job at Howard and Neurath, Statisticians. I'm quitting the end of next week." "You arc?" I was surprised, though I knew he was not tremendously keen about working in an oflice. "Yes," he said, "I've about decided that what I really want to do is teach." It seemed right to me. and I told hir- «o. - GUARANTEED Always A Good & PAINT & WALL PAPER FREE ESTIMATES LOW PRICES E. C. Robinson Lbr. Co. Phone 3-4551 Power Mowers and Aluminum Screens at New Low Prices. E. C. Robinson Lbr. Co. Phone 3-4551 you are a new resident; II fied; you are dissatis- fi •• it's quality; • I it's service; II it's cleaning; Try "400" Cleaning at City Dry Cleaners Free Delivery Ph. 3-3101 Select Quality Fresh Seeds Plants & Sets Garden need In Bulk or racKaf* We Have Them! 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