The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 26, 1955 · Page 13
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 13

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Tuesday, April 26, 1955
Page 13
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TUESDAY, APRIL M, 1958 (AM.) COTOnn NBWf PAGE THIRTEEN OUR IOARDING HOUSE — with M*jj*r YSP, THE- *sa WHUT IS IT /MA30R SURER SOT— DO ANY < THAT J O' YOU SeESE i>l_O PINS !\ KlJOW?—HS'i ABOUT AS 6A88Y ABOUT IT AS A CK3AG VOU HAME TO CREDIT THE O,O 80V rtlTH SCOOP- INS UP A BAD COVMNS C3OT HIS cocoon WITH A NEW DISCOVER-/ THAT TVOISSS 16 _ , POMS sconce/ AFTER HITTIMS FUMSOES FOB YEARS, .-^S^KsSEO ABOUT /.rV^g TH^-T SOE5 Of-lTHE •5COR6CARD AS A SOME CHEMICAL MIXTURE All-VT IT? OUT OUR WAY | y J. R. Williams : -X\X / fffefM.u^» THE REGULATORS .1".;*M.~~ _ *~* 4 MR. 5LA6LC OOESNT WHAT GIVES WITH THESE TRIMS. SO WE'RE CLUIN6 KM. FROM MOTHER NATURE / Tdtviiion — Tonight Tomorrow — WMCT Chonn«I 5, ft WHBQ Channel 13 • WHBQ Channel 13 - Tuesday n!sht April, « : 6:00 Dlineylend 7:00 Waterfront 7:30 Theatre Guild , 8:30 Stop the Music 9:00 Danny Thpm'ae : »:30 Do You Know Why ! 9:35 Danger . 10:05 Weather ' 10:10 News 10:15 Late Show Wednei<Jay, t April 3f 6:50 Meditation -• 7:00 Today - 7:25 News • '7:30 Today . 7:55 Weather 8:00 Ding Dong School • 8:30 Storyland 1 8:45 Shopping At Home 9:00 Home Show "rl(J:00 Tennessee Ernie , " -'• Port! -; - . 5 10:30 Feather Tour Nest .'"lf:00 Charm with Cathy 11:15 Way of the World .' 11:30 HomeniBker'8 Program . 12:00 News -. 12:15 Farm New* 12:30 TV Movie Matinee, 1:00 Ted Mack Matinee 1:30 Greatest Gift 1:45 Concerning Mlsi Marlowe 2:00 Hawkins PftlU 2:15 First Love 2:30 World of Mr. Sweeney 2:45 Modern Romances 3:00 Pinky Lee Show 3:30 Howdy Doody 4:00 Movie Time . 5:00 Cartoon Time 5:15 Interesting Person 5:25 Weatherman 5:30 Eddie Fleher 5:45 News Caravan 6:00 Superman 6:30 Cisco Kid 7:00 TV Theatre T:00 This Is Your Ufa 8:30 Mr. District Attorney 9:00 Eddie Cantor 9:30 News Reporter 9:45 Request Performance 10:15 Weather 10:20 Tonight 11:00 Mystery Theatrt 11:30 Sign Off WMCT Chinnel 5 Tuesday night April, X 6:00 Bob Hope 7:00 Fireside Theatre 7:30 Circle Theatre 8:00 Truth or Consequences 8:30 The Falcon 9:00 Victory at Sea 9:30 News Reporter 9:45 Drama 10:15 Weather 10:20 Tonight 11:00 Mystery Theatrt 11:30 SIGN OF* 1 Wednesday, April 2T 6:30 Atomic Test fi:55 Farm News 7:00 Morning Show 7:25 Mid South Ncwa 7:30 Morning Show 7:55 Memphis News 8:00 Garry Moore 8:30 Arthur Godfrey 9:30 Strike It Rich 10:00 Valiant Lady 10:15 Love of Life 10:30 Search For Tomorrow 10:45 Guiding Light 11:00 Stay Young With Joye 11:15 Road of Ule 11:30 Welcome Traveler! 12:00 News 12:05 Snicker Fllckerm 12:30 House Party 1:00 Big Payoff 1:30 L*dy of the House 1:45 Bob Crosby 2:00 Brighter Day 2:15 Secret tSorm 2:30 On Your Account 3:00 Early Show 4:25 Amy Vanderbllt 4:30 Mars Patrol 5:00 Weather 5:05 News 6.15 Hartoontlme 5:30 Doug Eclwardi 5:45 Perry Como 6 P .QO Godfrey &: FrendB '7:00 The Millionaire 7:30 Who Said That 8:00 Fights 8:45 Sports Show 9:00 I've Got a Secret 9:30 Do You Know Why Ifl!o5 Weather 10:10 News 10:15 Late Bhow EXPERT WATER PUMP REPAIR Hubbard Hardware ! riuie 2-2115 EASTMAN KODAKS Movie Cameras KIRBY DRUG STORES 3 Portable Electric SKIL Saws to go at 20% DISCOUNT E. C. Robinson Lbr. Co. Phone 3-45S1 ; Beer Specials 24 cans $3.25 ' 6 cant 90 BUDWEISER or ; BLUE RIBBON : 6 cant $1.00 PHILIP APPLEBAUM .! LIQUOR STORE lid-8. Fifth Fh. 3-8641 HOT DOGS Delicious!}' Seasoned with Our Chili and Chopped Onions Take Home Sack Moo (w I 6 KREAM KASTLE DRIVE IN To Walk The Night By William Sloane XXXI TTIS eyes never moved from her -*••*• face. I saw, too, that he was trembling, that his hands, at his sides, were twitching, and that hiilipi, which had suddenly become thin and gray, were quivering slightly. "I would have found out sometime," he said to her at last She made no reply. "But sometime is now." "Yes," she said, and her voice was impersonal. Suddenly he was m complete command at himself. "Do ywi know what I am thinking?" "OI course," she said. "Am I right?" She nodded her head. "You know that too. 1 * "All right," he said, as though agreeing to something, and turned to me.. "Bark, you don't know what this it all about, do you?" "No," I told him. "Thai's good," he said, and there was affection in his voice. "I want you to do me a favor." "Sure," I told him. He left the fire. "I want you to take something to Dad from me when you go. I'll write it out now . . . before I forget it." He went into the study, and I followed him somewhat uncertainly. The whole thing was confusing, and for some obscure reason I felt frightened. Selena followed me, but she stopped in the doorway. Jerry was sitting at the desk in there. The last gray light from the cast came through the window behind him and lighted the room with a dull, unlovely color. He was writing by the time I reached the room, with a swift, racing drive of his pen as though to finish before the light faded entirely. I watched him a minute, conscious of Selena while and glimmering in the dusk of the door behind me. AH at once, with a quick, impatient gesture he crumpled the nate and flung it into a corner. "It's not M important, after all." The rest happened before I knew it. The gun must have been there in the desk drawer, ready to his hand. H« simply put it up to his head and pulled the trigger. • • • I WAS aware that Selena was moving past me. She walked to the desk slowly but without uncertainty, and her face was perfectly quiet, the face of an angel who knows neither sorrow nor loss nor death nor anything else that went echoing up and down the valley and came back flatly from the face of the mesa behind and above me. She did not come. I put the car in gear arid rolled slowly down the road toward tht desert and LOB Palos, 70 miles away. The rest of it isn't Important, though it was tedious enough, and long before the formalities with the sheriff and the under- ( taker were over the numbness that had got me as far as. Los Palos without agony had worn off. The sheriff went back with some of his men to try to find Selena, but she wasn't there, and he told me the house was just as I had left it. He managed to make me admit that Jerry hadn't been entirely happy with hia wife, and that seemed to satisfy him and the coroner's jury. There wasn't a plane reservation to be had, and anyway it was a half day's travel to the nearest air- quickens the pulse of living men and women. She placed her ] P" 1 '. !0 ,' * lm P'? MU 8 nl lh « hands, palm down, on the surface ' mornmg transcontinental out of of the wood and leaned forward ' Los Palos lhr " A ^ s lale7 '- Th< a little, looking down at him si- onl * st °P ' made was at m ' lently. Then she put her hand I apar'™nt- I wanted to put Jej- her long hand with the strong ry ' s ashes in the sllver ura while fingers, on his hair, to | * * * lightly that she scarcely touched his head. The next instant she was across the room and stooping WHEN I had finished telling the story 1 felt tired and empty of all emotion. Dr. Lister did not speak foi to pick up the crumpled note in the corner. I watched her take it up and go out of the room A ' a lon * time moment later I heard the front! He put his palms down flat on the table, stood up, and blew out the stump of the candle. "It does door open and close again. OF course, I did all the things that you think of to do. He was dead, but I felt his heart to make sure. Some cheaply melodramatic instinct made me wrap up th« gun fn my handkerchief; afterwards 1 was glad I'd done so, It saved a lot of trouble with the sheriff. I carried his body into my own room, laid it out on my bed. There was nothing else lo do till morning; not seem to prove anything," he said, and sal down again. "Do you believe there is some connection between all the things you have told me?" I studied for a minute, trying to find a way to give him the feeling that I had. "Yes. I'm sure there is. I know there is something behind the whole business because I know that Jerry found out what il is. That's why he that long and twisted road into shot himself." 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