The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on August 11, 1953 · Page 13
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TUBSPAT, AUGUST 11, 1988 (ARK.)' COURIER NEWS — -__--w. a *. t *» wr \_* kj j. A i > iyuv OUR BOARDING HOUSl — with Motor HoopU OUT OUR WAY FRECKLES AND HIS PRIINOI OKAV, PESO PAUL—« PUT 3I6T 6E SURE He WELL.1M CRACKER 'CAUSE 1 DON'T CO EITHER THErD SA 1 *<AS CIWCKED, BUT I'LL BET I COULD BUIL.P A LOCOMOTIVE OW A VACATION MORE R6FRBSHEP THAN THEM' WHAT? TAKINJ 1 HOBBV TOOLS OJ.A VACAT/OMf THAT'S GOOF/. THEM HOYJITZER4 OP ,'—HE MI&HT TMEKB IS GONNA . BE A TIGHT SQUKZ6/ PROMT OF HIM -~I FISSK? I'LL •3OO-P0UWDER TURNED IMSIDE OUT/ -•-YOU FOLLOW US IN YOUR. MEATGRINDER/ / SEE YOU AT THE LAKE/ JIN A FAR AvVAV CITY.. "Marge, have you told that young man that your lipstick is not indelible?" THAT Me V,\N CLIPPED A1VAY, S/VHTH! WANDEPIH6 AROUND LIKE A DERELICT! TAKE IT EASY, yMR. BARLOW.' MRS. BARLOW... I TELEPHONE YOU'RE M.L RIGHT now.' IFOR you AT BUT IT'S LUCKY FOR KTHE CLUB- BOTH OF us THIS A XKJUSE! RAILING HELD. //0/X COlVffoH-OH-OH! ft JOMftBCft, NOW ID ee T* STUNN69 Large Lilies A desert forest near' the oasis of Twenty-Nine Palms, in southern California, is formed of lilies which grow AS high as a house. These lilies are weirdly-twisted Joshua trees, desert variety ot the garden lily. Television— Tonifre. Tomorrow NOW IP ONLY YOU'VE GOT SOME PICTURES YOU WANT PICTURES OF ME FOR YOUR WALLET? THAT WOULD BE NICE, TOO. DEAR I MEANT > PICTURES OF (JACKSON AND HAMILTON! WMCT, Memphis, Channel 5 TUESDAY NIGHT, AUGUST 11 Four oJ the largest rivers in the west head in Colorado: Platte, Arkansas, Rio Grande and the Colorado. Long Term FARM LOANS LOW RATE NO FEES OR STOCK J. W. MEYER 1st National Bank Bldf. Bljtheville, Ark. Phones: Office 2261 Residence 8667 In Ajjoctation with TNI PRUDENTIAL INSURANCE CO. OF AMERICA HOME OFPICt, NEWARK. N. Toy Dog The Affenpinscher dog Is of the toy type, and resembles a monkey more than it does a dog. Even its screaming is monkeylike. The breed is of German origin, with only a few individuals to be found in the United States. Guaranteed Watch Repair $3.50 Sfteiml Your watch it' disassembled, cleaned, pivots polished and hair-sprini.ad- lusted. Chronographs and automntlci not Included. 3 Day Service Thompson Credit JEWELER Next Door to Wade Pirn. 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. "/ Sell That Stuff" Phone 2089 Office & Bulk Plant - Promised Land Beside the Laughing Water A Romance by LOUIS ARTHUR CUNNINGHAM 1 h HE* JKVICt Inc. TUB STOHYt l.mth Grnemc vvundrni whni the W.aylnndn will think when the? learn thnt *he I* the woman they hlRmc for tht dr-ith of <:i]pn Wiirlanil. htixliand or A*l*. rnlhcr of I'rK nnd Kinv- • D, and brother of ftavin. Whnl In worse, I,filth nnd* that nhr la fond of Gnvln and thnt all the 1Va}-|anda art? fond of her. • * * xni AT 10 o'clock it was time for •" Lilith to return to Edgemere. Gavin offered to walk up the hill with her and, though she wished it were otherwise, she found herself out in the clear, moonlight night with him beside her. with the frost glistening on fields and hedges and the long bright streamers of the Northern Lights sweeping the winter sky. They talked little, each thinking of the last time they had met. He asked her if she had ever gone canoeing again since that day and she told him of Archer's remedy and of how utter her first few jittery moments she had lost her fear. M I guess that's the remedy— Spartan but usually effective. What is Archer Fcnn to you?" She looked at him, a bit startled. After all it was no concern of his. "He'i my friend." She spoke stiffly. "We were classmates in England." "I wondered. You see—I've been thinking of you a lot—oh, what's the use of lying? I've been thinking of you all the time, ever since 1 fished you out of the drink and saw the sea-hag changing, by the water's magic spell, into a naiad—" "Please! I wish you wouldn't say these things to me—" "Why? Don't you like me?" "Yes—I like you, but—" "And I like you—if like Is the word. You've got into me some way. I don't know what it is. I wanted to call you • hundred times arid I just about had to lock myself in to keep from folng to you." She Ipved and feared to to these things which he said to her in a low, earnest voice. She wanted to stop him, wanted to run from him and yet his words held her—words so much like those Giles had spoken long ago, and his voice was like his brother's—deep and resonant. T^HEY crossed the common and it was close by the granite cross that he turned to her and swung her about to face him and drew her hard and close against him, his lips seeking hers And this, that she had steeled herself against and had resolved to fight, found her suddenly weak and helpless and, more, wanting, even seeking, the ardor of his caress. ! No She broke from him at last, breathless, her eyes a-shine. "Please, no!" "No?" His laugh was triumphant. "But we've done it. And it's what I wanted more than I've ev?r wanted anything. And you—there's nothing cold about you—why, you're all fire. How could you fool us so?" She tried to think, to reason calmly, but there was no calmness in this moment, for the stars still tumbled about and her breath still came fast and in all her body was a warmth and a wonder that his love had made She, too, had thought often of him, puf'.ing the thought away, thrusting it down, denying it, so that now, the lid off, there was no resisting the tide that iwept upon her. Bu*. it led nowhere, this love of theirs. From where she stood she could see the plaque on the granite cross, almost read the last name on that list of the dead. He would hate her and think this a sacrilege, but It had been none ol her choosing. 'I must get back to the school. And this—w« must forget this— do you hear? I don't—" "Forgot it? Don't be foolish. There is no foi getting what 1 led for you, Lilith—not in this life." "You don't even know me—" "I've known you always. I mean you've always been with me somehow—the one I wanted, the woman I could give my life to. You won't deny me, will you?** "Rut you—you had a wife—" He laughed bitterly. "If you'd call her that. Let's not talk about it, now or ever. Believe me. it was nothing, less than nothing—" "You must have thought— •" Hadn't Giles said much the same thing to her, talking of his life with Avis? Had they both taken a beating from marriage—or was the fault in them? She didn't know what to do. She could end the whole thing right here and now by telling him that Giles, too, had loved her and said much the same things to her years ago. And Giles had lied. She could toll him of Giles's love for her, but she could not tell him why she had sent back the ring and put Giles out of her life. CHE walked on quickly, letting him follow and catch up with her. "You're not angry, are you?" "No—not angry. Only sad." "But why?" , . "Oh, don't ask me. But this will get us nowhere and can lead nowhere." "But I love you—" "I can't take your love." ."You don't say, though, that you don't want my love." "Oh, let me be, won't you? I— I wish I'd never corns here. I wish I'd never seen you—or anyone of your kind." He too* that wrong, thinking she alluded to the stories that went the rounds in Ashtondal« about the wild Waylands. Some of the family, which had been had Far here since earliest ; days, been decidedly no bargains, back there had been > bit (A privateering—polite for piracy— against the French and, then th« Americans, of later years the odd ne'er-do-well and a few fair ladles fallen from grace. "There is nothing wrong with us — fundamentally a n y w a y," Gavin said .settle down (To B« laughing. "We all Continued) 6:00 Mirror Theatre 6:30 Break the Bank . MORE MOre more moRE 1:00 Nothing But the Best •7:30 This Is Your Life 8:00 Two For The Money 8:30 Boston Blackie 9:00 Mr. and Mrs. North 9:30 News Reporter 9:45 Tonight in Sports 9:55 Weather 10:00 Famous. Playhouse 10:30 Larry Storch 11:30 News 11:35 Industry On Parade 11:80 Sign Off WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12, 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 Palls 9:15 The Bennetts 8:30 Strike It Rich 10:00 Shopping At Home 10:15 Love of Life 10:30 Search for Tomorrow 10:45 What's Your Trouble 11:00 Storyland 11:15 Guiding Light 11:30 Qarry 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 3:30 Howdy Doody 4:00 Berl Olswanger 4:30 Industry On Parade 4:45 Hartoons 5:00 Flicker Comics 5:15 News 5:25 Weatherman 5:30 Eddie Fisher 5:45 News Caravan 6:00 I Married Joan 6:30 Music Hall 7:00 TV Theatre 8:00 Boxing 8:45 News Weekly 9:00 Film Featurette 9:30 News Reporter 9:45 Tonight in Sports 9:55 Weather 10:00 Big Town 10:30 Rocky King 11:00 News 11:05 City Hospital 11:35 Industry On Parade 11:50 News 11:55 Sign Off TRUSSES Spring or Elastic Abdominal Belts Kirby Drug Stores IFMT WKDI KWtr WITH ATLACIDE i SAHI CMOtATE KILLS JOHNSON GRASS, BERMUDA and many other grosses and wc«ds. Destroys weed roots . . . prevents regrowlh. In conytn- i«nt powdtr form; tg»y lo mix far UK «i a spray. E^CJROBINSON •, f-'rompl DELIVERY SERVICE PhoM 4507 H»ri: I ».•. |« 1| p.n. wltli DeUTir; U 7 t.m. WOODS DRUG STORE »21 W«t Main It • WITH THE FLOWED. U IT SZftlKJ SENT THIS r-' SEEMg CAKB ITOLPMXM TO MKfjr THE TICKET I ACf UP, SnjS I SAW. WHAT/VIC. I'LL PO NOU THINK, TV HAVE THE CITAZY HOUSE KAIPEI7/ EASY, IN&CECTCW. IF WAIN IS PlCkJEP UP, AULVOUCANCO IS PRESS .CHARGES; 5UT IF WE USE THE MONEY MICK STAPES WAS CAKKY1NS TO fLAY WZAIN WITH THE HH.P , OF A LITTLE Step! THE QJESTIOM IS HOW TO SET THEAA AT EACH AGAINST 0ELL.E"/ OtHER&TKZOATS ( YOU WEWJ SOME BIGSTEP IPIOT Tmi)K5" p 'CKU UP BUT H6XT TIMB vou KIDWA.PUW SAILOR. PICKUW OWE wor so 3k»M5r, SOU FWM056D OLE PIRWE! CHARLIE. THIS A HOLV JOE! 15 CAPTAIN EA5V.1 POMT TEU.U* HE HWJE ft JOB /POOR CHM5LIE FOP. VOU! /SHWJ6HNED AGAIN! VOb'RB IViPORTMIT EMOUSHTO PICK UP AT SEM KEEP VOUR MOUTH SHUT ABOUT SHWJSHMBD! OH. SURE,WE KEEPUM(JUIE1, CAPTWW! , >/ LES5EE.NCW...OL' TOMMY G/\DFKY, OOP, THAT YSMD WE'D FIN CLIMB WAS TOUGH; \TH' SROOK m SPIRIT COUNTRY'S N HERE ABOV DOWN-RIGHT ROUGH./ TH' FALLS.,, 6NOTHINS D'YOU \HERE THAT SEE ANY-\ DOES THING SPOOKY/ BUT IT MAY SET SPOOKIER, ON A. WAYS OR I'M ADUBISA/' HOLY II O SUCH ~i I'LL. MAKg TH NERVE; 1 R-POKCH SWIMS SWAY; MAYBE IT WILL 0- DISTURB HIS READIN6 AN' HE'LL GO AWAY;

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