The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on August 8, 1953 · Page 7
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_gATURPAY, AUGUST 8, 1998 OUR BOARDING HOUSE — with Ma|or HeopU (ARK.)' COURIER HIM 'ALL you HAVS .TO DO, MAC5OR is PERMISSION FOR. HIM' TO RftSSLE IN) A SUIT OF ARMOR/ ESAO, LAUGHING BOY' I WON A TIDY SU/WOM YOUR VICTORY <TMER PI50I-J MSR.ATTER6 5?" i ~.SUT MY WORD/ MOONS/ FEATHER ALWAYS TlCklE ME LAU6H- HAPPY SINCE SMALL BSlMS TlCkLEo INTO OBLIVION BVTHATPISWy .TRIBESMAN!/ WOULD BE CHEAPEE. „ TO SUV HIMi A K)6 TICKET ROMS = OUT OUR WAY By J. R. William's I CANT HELP TH 1 DRESS-iHAPDA • SCAB WHERE I COOLD.' DO WU WANT ME TD SIT YOU DOWN) INTH'cWEASEf STRU6SL6 DP-DO SGMETTHW BESIDES YELLIM 1 " SKID ROWS NOTHIK6 THE MATTEP WITH H/M THAT C/IK'T 6E FIXED BYASQIWEE/ME4L ...THE POOKFEU-CW AN INT6EeSTI«6\ CHAR., LOOK AT THI4 NOTEBOOK IFOWPWHI-S POCKET.' IT'£ FULL OF NOTES ON NUCLEAR FWSICS! During medieval times, It was the custom In libraries anc chruches to fasten books to shelves with huge chains to prevent theft. KILLS JOHNSON IMSS, lERMUDA •MMr and many other grasses end w«»di. Dtitroyi weed root! •* . . prevent! regrowth. In convenient powder form; easy to mix for w* « a iprny. E. C. ROBINSON Guaranteed Watch Repair Tour watch fe dimswm- Oled, cleaned, pivots pol- tahed and hair-sprinf ad- lusted. Chronographs and »utom«tic« not Included 3 Day Service Thompson Credit JEWELER Wert Door to Wadt F«rn Natives of Wisconsin are called 'Badgers" because of the early lead miners of that state, who lived in underground burrows, like badgers. Read Courier News Classified Ads. TRUSSES Spring or Elastic Abdominal Belts Kirby Drug Stores For Fine Foods, Choose PICKARD'S GROCERY & MARKET Nationally Advertised & Fancy Groceries We Deliver Call In 2043 Come In 1044 Chick. FUEL OIL G. 0. POETZ OIL CO. "I Se// That. Stuff" Phone 2089 Office & Bulk Plant- Promised Land Beside the Laughing Water A Romance for LOUIS ARTHUR CUNNINGHAM mm MA invja, w THR STORTi LIHth Grflem« (encher nt Edjtremer* ncho nnd» Ih&l f»le ling plnrert her • Htrnnffe MitnBtlon. niirin* ( wnr .he loTerf fine* \\UrAnnd, fnnntllnn noldlrr, bnt Mhe hro the pnfcntcemrnt when flhe fon him nntrne. GlvEnp: np her Rtn ("nreer. nhe Krte« to Cnnndn tench In the Tlllnire where <JI! hnrt lived. She heeiime* friendly wffh AT|N, -n-hn hnd hren Hllen e^trnnjceii irlfc. nud (rnphem PeKi nl!e.» dnnprhfpr, nt the nchnnl. Now Hhe ffnililenlr flndft herwrlf ntteneted to Gnvin, Ollr*' brother. IS'nne of them knniv or her pre- Tlnun romnnee with mien, hnf nil htntne "the Encrll.Nh firl" tor fill,-,' tenth In nctlcin. XI 'THE students were in the seventh h e a v q n, especiallj those privileged to sit in clasfi and hear the heroine of the week expound. But the heroine did no expounding when it came to her watery escapade. She was frankly fed-up with it and wondered if they would have made half as much fuss if Gavin had been a bit too late. Peg Wayland was among the first to come to 'her and she kne;v with a warm flush in her heart that Peg was really moved and really glad that she had escaped harm. "Mother told me about you—In father's old robe and slippers and your hair hanging down. Oh, I wish I'd been there. She said your hair is-lovcly and that you'd make a swell ad for shampoo. I'm trying to sketch you. If I'd been at the beach-cabin—" "1 was rather paU and wan, Peg—I'd been in the water too long. I feel as if I'd hardly dried out yet. Sometimes I seem to go 'squish' when I move suddenly." - Peg told her they'd found the canoo quite unharmed on a sand- spit over by the Minister's Face "My brother, Rowan, and another kid found It. You lost the paddle and cushions. Mr. Fenn was pretty glad, they said." "I can believe It." •Would you r»tb«r It hid bm Mr. Fenn who reseued you than Uncle Gavin?" Lilith couldnt help smiling the questions these girls coulc ask. "That's like asking who reprieved your death sentence. One can't be particular at such times Should I have sent your uncl back to base to fetch Archer Fenn?" "Oh, you know I didn't mean that!" The blue eyes were reproachful, "What I mesn is Uncle Gavin Is an honest-to-gosf woman hater and I don't think he'd fall even for you—" 'Really, Peg! You've been seeing too many of those Hollywood heart-pullers. to fall for me I don't want him "You don't!" Peg looked at her Incredulously. "Why, every girl is simply nuts about Gavin—and about Archer Fenn too. Personally, I'd sooner be rescued by Mr. Fenn than by Uncle Gavin. Ol course, it's a matter of family relationship there—one can't marry one's uncle," 'And so it's on Archer Fenn? 'We all adore him. He's so romantic looking and when he gives us a .talk on poetry—oh, my—" She closed her eyes raptly —"I could simply swoon when I lear him." "You wouldn't have if you'd heard what he said to me about osing his canoe." "Was he furious?" "He said he wished we were ndians and he would beat me—" "Wouldn't you love It?" "I'm not much of a masoch- st—" "May I write that word down, VTiss Graeme? It means someone who gets a kick out of being unished, doesn't it? I'd like to prlng it on mother." RCHER called her on the phone after luncheon that ay. "I suppose you've heard the lad news? Some of the boys our eaoo*. We'd better ft out on the river this afternoon. We're off from half past three to six—" "But, Archer—' "Orders," he said sternly. The water was fairly smooth, and there was the canoe drawn up and Archer sitting on a boulder smoking his pipe, a white sweater knotted around his neck, an old red visored cap shading his eyes. "Scared?" He scrambled to his feet and cocked a wise eye at her. "I am—a little, Archer. But let's go." "Good girl! You'ro to do the paddling. You're good: you were becoming expert and I'm not going to let even a scare like that spoil a real canoe woman. We are » dwindling race, we children of the river and forest." "I loved it, Archer," she said, letting him catch her lightly in his arms when they grounded again on the beach, laughing up at him, her cheeks flushed under (heir golden tan. the gold flecks bright in the deep amber of her eyes. "I'm so Rlad you made me come. I'll never fear it again but I'll know enough to respect it." "That's the only way to treat the mighty water that the old chiefs called Wool-ah-stook. I ove it, but I'd have hated it forever if it had taken you." * • • T^HE dark eyes were earnest, looking down into hers, study- ng each line of her face. She 'elt closer to him than she ever >ad before and .when he bent his lead she gave him her lip? will- n £'y. tried to return from the depths of her the deep seeking of his kiss. "Better," he said, when sht moved slowly »way from him. 'A lot better, but still not—not what I'm seeking. I love you so, nd I'll keep on telling you until •ou love me in return." She was about to say, "I think do love you, Archer." But she wasn't at all sure that this was ove. Happiness she knew and ecurity In the circle of his arms. But was that the thing she ought, the high rapture she had elt the stirrings of when sh« 'at with Giles? Television— Tonite, Tomorrow WMCT, Memphis, Channel 5 SATURDAY, AUGUST I 6:00 My Hero 6:30 Ted Mack 1:00 Saturday Night Revua 8:00 Range Eider 8:30 Lone Ranger 9:00 Juniper Junction 9:30 Big Picture 10:00 News 10:10 Weather 10:15 Sports Roundup 10:30 Wrestling 11:30 Talent Scouts 12:00 News 12:05 Sign Off SUNDAY, AUGUST B, 1953 10:30 Previews and New« 10:40 Film Featurette 10:55 Sen. Albert Gore 11:00 Comedy Circus 11:30 Frontiers of Faith 12:00 Zoo Parade 12:30 Film Featurette 1:00 Burns and Allen 1:30 Beulah 2:00 Roy Rogers 2:30 My Son, Jeep 3:00 The Chimps 3:15 Sunday MuslcaJe 3:30 American Forum, 4:00 Meet the Press 4:30 Slim Rhodes 4:55 News 5:00 Operation Neptune 5:30 Place the Face 6:00 Big Payoff 7:00 TV Playhouse 8:00 Stu Erwln 8:30 Favorite Story 9:00 Racket Squad 9:30 News 9:40 Weather 9:45 Toast of the Town 10:45 Your Playtime 11:15 News 11:20 TV Recital Hall 11:50 Sign Off MON11AY, AUGUST 10, 1953 7:00 Today 7:25 News 7:30 Today 7:55 News 8:00 Ding Dong School 8:30 Arthur Godfrey 9:00 Hawkins Falls 9:15 The Bennetts 9:30 Strike It Rich 10:00 Shopping At Home 10:15 Love of Life 10:30 Search for Tomorrow 10:45 Arthur Godfrey 11:00 Storylnnd 11:15 Guiding Light 11:30 Garry Moore 12:00 Meditation 12:10 News 12:20 Farm News 12:30 Homemakers Program 1:00 Big Payoff 1:30 Welcome Travelers 2:00 On Your Account 2:30 Ladies Choice 3:00 Atom Squad 3:15 Gabby Hayes 5:30 Howdy Doody 4:00 Berl Olswanger 4:30 Industry On Parade 4:45 Hartoons 5:00 Flicker Comics 5:15 News 5:20 Sen. Albert Gore 5:25 Weatherman 5:30 Bob and Ray 5:45 News Caravan 6:00 Name That Tune 6:30 Howard Barlow 7:00 Cisco Kid 7:30 Summer Theatre 8:30 Who Said That 9:00 This Is Your Life 9:30 News Reporter H:45 Tonight in Sports 9:55 Weather :0:00 Wrestling !0:45 News .1:00 Man Against Crime 1:30 Suspense 2:00 News .2:05 Sign Off PAGE SUVWf T. KM,.».«.»«. OH.fcfi: 1MI fc, Mifcr*.. t»' "This fellow finally quit tmoking—now if he'd just lay off th» crossword puzzles, he might get somewhere!" FRECKLES AND HIS FRIENDS . THE LOAN. YOU ASKED ME FOR, MASTER FRECKLES / YOU'RE WELCOME -- PROVIDING TOU REMAN AWAY FROM HERE UNfiL"lOU eer YOUR. FINANCES YOU'RE SCARINlG AVW MY CUSTOMERS/ _ I SHOULD BE ftt THE BARLOWS' GETTING A CALL '-• " •—SOON AS SOME ONERNDSHER... I CAN'T UNDERSTAND IT.' ZIP'S WAY OFF HIS GAME... HE'S IN ONE TRAP AFTEK MOTHER.' WHEW.' I HATE TO CART ALL TIIIS STUFF UP THAT LQNS FLIGHT OF STAIRS' ALL ^ REAP it, BUT I PONY IW AMAZH7YOU TONT^ SUPPOSE VDU'p KNOW WHO THE ROSES < BELIEVS I NEVER ARE FROM, M6$ WILPE.> HEAKP OF HIM THE ENVELOPES *EAI_ HAS SEEN BROKEN. AMP NOW DON'T SCOLD, DEAR,' JUST &ECALJSE I'M 15 MINUTES /I'LL BET > H . HUSBANDS WISM' THEIR WIVES WOULD) LATE THATf IN A WOW, NO.' ^ WHERE CAN r-J~ ' ' SINCE YOU KNOW 6Q MUCH, MAY9E you CAN RNP YOURSELF. ANC? IF IT WILL i HELP YOU AW VOU HWE CM-L AUTHORITIES TO RNWO THE SHIP NEPTUNE THW CHARLIE KOTA MUST BE EELE/kSEP EM?W TOMORTOw IF THEY WISH TO MOW TOS6CU- TI0M FOE. StWlGHMINS H|Mv' A.RB SOU CKKZV PuTHWv Off OM THE HISH SE\S( ON OUK WM TO THE SUttWRAv OIL FIELD! BLKZES.JT WONT BE W\UCH OUT 0' TH 1 WKV.SUHl ITSWLEP TONIGHT MJD CWJ'T SB FAK OFF THE COAST IT WAY .SAVE TWO LWESIWrH6JUIJ(5LE VOU TWOIVIN' I SURE! WHY MOT? IN AWAYTH' / FEATHERS AN 1 BEADS WIZER'S [A. GUY'S GOT TW CI.ASS STUFF? /, TH' WIZER'S JOB Y'KNOW, MY FRIEND, I'M KIWDA GLAD NOW TH' INJUNS MADE WITH OUR. HORSE LIKE A BARBECUED COW , IT'S SOT ATURNED- UP BRIM AND HAVWM... romnl DILl'VERY SERVICE Phone 4S07 •••n: I «,• it II p.m. whk DUnrr » j f^. WOODS DRUG STORE , MI WM Mtta «. (/>

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