The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on August 13, 1953 · Page 8
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AUGUST 18, 19S8 (ARK.)' COURIER BOARDING HOUSE — with Major Heepl* OUT OUR WAY FRICKLIS AND HIS FRIINDf AWPF-SPUTT-TT/7 I ^-SSBIT.VOO MSURBNOIJ' aer THERE CLEAW, i LOOK OUT, MAJOR .'THERE'S Ip A DWMOMOSACK Z=^ WITH six RATTLSS ~ AND A BUTTON/ ROP» FREC BACK.' CANT you MAKE MB LOOK SILLY.' "*XI EVEN MAKE ME CARRV THE PRES6NT DM• DER. A SLICKER/ I UXX LIKE FEET, TOO AW VDO...BUTI VUONT HUMIUATB KXJ THOOT MUCH-aO ON? IMPRESSION) CANOr' WAS MY DATE/ Of. SOWS-., .THINS? VERY FUNNY.' SOMETHING TELLS I'M GOWMA WE LMJSHING AT 1 AM YOUR DATE / DUDLEY WAS ONLY KIDDING/ THE WORRY WART DIMPLE \V '/EC... THE A*THAT,EH? \ / PEOJE6T 1$ you only made $12 a week when you were my -but I want to be sure that when I'm your age I'll be where you are!" 4CWETHIN6 HAPPENEP THECE H£ SfLF-CONRPENCE $O HE BAN/WAV! OUEEEPDBT FCOMTDWCFUEL CORPORATION 5AV* CHEI4...IN FACT/ THE/ WANT BACt! IS THIS MR. NORMAN,THE CARPENTER? WE (WO AM ACCIPENT...THE STEPS NEED REPAIRING... IN THE MORNING? FINE. IT COULDN'T BE ANYTHING BUT AN ACCIDENT, COULD IT? WOULD SOMEONE OEUBERA DO THAT? ERE I AM, HONEY. EVERYTHing OKW Every man who professes Islam Is required in ordinary life to wor- Bhip God five times in each da> According to Encyclopedia Britan- nlca. Prior to that time, both right and left shoes were identical and coulc be worn interchangeably. Interchangeable Shoes First right and left shoes in the United States were made In 1822. Television— Tonite, Tomorrow WMCT, Memphis, Channel ..MR. BOTTS Ji.!ST HAD FOUR TEETH PULLED! Long Term FARM LOANS MDU SHOULD! YOU HAVE TO EAT FOR TWO! NO, NO. 1 I'M EATING FOR THREE I BOUGHT THE MOST BEAUTIFUL "STEAK! THURSDAY NIGHT, AUGUST 13 LOW RATE NO FEES OR STOCK J. W. MEYER 1st National Bank Bldf. Blytheyille, Ark. Phones: Office Residence 8667 ith THI PRUDENTIAL INSURANCE CO. OF AMRUCA Any melon worth its salt—is wortK LOUIE f I'VE &OTA JO8 FOR VOU-- Pl.AS.TINS A TOUA- KE&T IN PELLE WILPE'S ROOM. LOUIE- PA LETrgRJOX.PEEK-) I'VE SOT TO LESS PAfWKEETCAReEZ, ./ BLUFF PRAIN KETOKTIN' FEP PUTY.' IT /INTO THINKIN* AIN'T EVERY PAY J SET ^ 9ELLE HAS NICK TO (SlVB PA gap TO A .R STACK'S PHONY AN7 CWT KINPIH LKi WOULP HAVE EASE* TO TEACH A SOL7PISH MORTON'S fOLLO'.VIN'e LONS HOUITS OF PATIENT INSTRUCTION I BELLE'S GOT TH£ /HONEY--/)Hi«r AWfef THE BACKSTROKE. WHEN IT RAINS IT POURS Guaranteed Watch Repair s^ $3-50 Xour watch li disassembled, cleaned, pivots pol- lihed and hair-spring adjusted. Chronographs and automatics not Included. 3 Day Service Thompson Credit JEWELER Next Dnor hi Wade Fora. 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 ml kr MU sntvict. w _ . TUB »TORYt T». » .. hlnme • l.ondnn nctreu I.eiley Gray for the denlh of Glle* Innd dnrlnic Ihe ivar. Now Lilith Gfaerae, fencker of GnKlinh *ni dramatic* at Edgemere flchnnl Bn<U herself In lore *vllh Garli Wayland. And neither Cnvln noi AT!*, Gllr»' widow, know th» Lilltfe la Lciler Gray. I XV T ILITH red the book and saw his trouble—lack of ease, o .spontaneity, a self-consciousnes: 'that made it stiff and stilted. She ; sent it back with Peg the nex ; day, after marking passages she : thought needed rewriting, cor- 'recting a few minor faults. She ; wrote: -r-you don't need my help, 1 think tba book will be Rood. Just (to ahead and writs It. As you get further Into It you'll lose yourself In the narrative and, alter a time, you'll be able to KO back and. rewrite the beginning which does amind like the work of someone who sat down with nothing on hi* mind but writing a book. As in s play, the tale Is thft thing:, and you have some wonderful, thrilling stories to tell. I'd like to read the rest bf It I —I hop« u will b« a great •ucceaa. Your letter—what can I— what could any girl—say about a letter like that? I loved it, but 1 wished at the same time you had not written It. And there must be no more at this. 7 OU . promised, you know, and I will hold you to that promise. She determined to avoid see- Ing him, and that was not too hard, for her work at the school kept her busy and Miss Tail discouraged phone calls. But she saw Avis or Peg almost every class-day and she had an Idea that Avis, at least, was in Gavin's confidence.. Sh« learned the truth o( this soon enough. Avis came to her ,in the rink where she was watch- ling the girlf)practice flgure-skat- iinj—Avis looking darkly lovely in a white fur parka and gay crim.son scarf. "What are you' doing to n hw uiual headlong way, without any build-up or finesse. "Why, nothing. I never even see him—not since that night he was at, your house and walked me home." "That's what I mean. Maybe I should have turned my question around—what did Gavin do to you—" "Really, I don't see—" "Oh, come off it." Avis had a wicked look in her eyes. "Are you afraid of him? Did he try to make love to you and scare you? Haven't you ever met real man before?" "Yes to everything," said Lilith. "Quaint character! Wriat seems to be the matter? You've hooked Gavin, I can tell you that. I never thought he'd fall for a woman again, but here you come along and In a few months he's running around all ga-ga about you, while you treat him as rather like the dust beneath thy chariot wheels, the flower beside thy door and all the rest of it. Even the literary aid is done by remote control like one of those 'You Too Can Write' courses. I don't get it." Lilith was a bit weary of Avis by now. "I came here to teach English, not to fall in love. I'm quite content with my work here—" "My eye! No girl—certainly not one with your looks—Is consent without a man or the prospect of one. 1 wish I knew what was the matter with you. I like '•avin—he's family, you see. I jretend I don't think the Way- ands are such a much, but Gavin s top» In my book—and so, in way, was Giles." • • a AND there, thought Lililh, you A have It right in a small nutshell. Your precious men, your priceless family. I had my sad experience with one of them, now if 1 tell the story of that, aflv I'vt kt m/Mlf UU for till one, I'll have another sad experience—and so will he. Archer and his hockey squad, v.-ho had come to take over the rink for practice, tramped noisily in, shaking the. snow from their coats and kicking it off their galoshes. "Hello!" Archer came over to the sidelines, his smile taking them both in. "Going to stay and see my.future big leaguers try to bash in each other's heads and stave in a few ribs against the boards?" "Such brutal sport!" smiled Avis. "Like wrestling, it always irousea the savage in me and I find myself yelling, 'Kill the bum.' I suppose you've never seen the game played, Lilith?" "I never have." "It's quite simple," said Archer. "One side tries to—" "Some other day, Archer." Lilith hadn't seen him for a long time, and now in his kindly eyes there was a hint of reproach, a look of hurt, of the small boy's ''What have I done now?" He seemed to have forgotten Avis. "Where do you keep yourself?" "Right here. You know that I have lols to do—" "I understand you have a sideline—a literary-criticism." "Old blabber-mouth Rowan. I'll bet, told you that," said Avis, not to be left out. "Isn't It good of Lililh to give Gavin a hand with his bid for literary fame?" ARCHER nodded glumly and "• excuset his skates. 'What have you got that I haven't?" Avis followed him with wistful eyes. "I might as well have been a block of ice. You sure can draw them to you," "He was always pretty serious." "Men are little boys, especially when .it comes to the woman hey love. He just can't reconcile himself to your collaborating even in a small way with som« other man. Wouldn't you like to the two of them join battle over you? H "1 would not." "I'd love il—if it was ovcY me." (I* B* CMUautdJ 6:00 Best of Oroucho 6:30 TV Theatre 7:00 Dragnet 7:30 Theatre 8:00 Martin Kane 8:30 Foreign Intrigue 9:00 My Little Margie 9:30 News Reporter 9:45 Tonight in Sports 9:55 Weather 10:00 Playhouse of Stars 10:30 Arthur Murray 11:05 News 11:10 Film Peaturette 11:50 News 12:00 Sign Off FRIDAY, AUGUST 14, 1953 7:00 Today 7:25 News 7:30 Today 7:55 News 8:00 Ding Dong School 8:30 Glamour Girl 9:00 Hawkins Falls 9:15 The Bennetts 9:30 Strike It Rich 0:00 Shopping At Home 0:15 Love of Life 0:30 Search for Tomorrow 0:45 Arthur Godfrey 11:00 Storylnnd 11:15 Guiding Light 11:30 Garry Moore 12:00 Meditation 12:10 News • 12:20 Farm News 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 4:30 Industry On Farads 4:45 Hartoons 5:00 Flicker Comics 5:15 News 5:25 Weatherman 5:30 Eddie Fisher 5:45 News Caravan 6:00 The Goldbergs 6:30 1st Person 7:00 Doorway to Danger 7:30 Talent Patrol 8:00 Cavalcade of Sports 8:30 Greatest Fights 8:45 Big Playback 9:00 Wonderful John Acton 9:30 News Reporter 9:45 Tonight in Sports 9:55 Weather 10:00 Names the Sams 10:30 Anyone Can Win 11:00 News 11:05 Masquerade Party 11:35 Film Featurette 12:05 News 12:10 Sign Off 4:00 Bed Olswanger TRUSSES Spring or Elastic Abdominal Bells Kirily Drug Stores KILLS JOHNSON 6MSS, BERMUDA _ GRASS, and many othtr graisti and weedi. Deitroyt weed root! . . . pr»v«nti rtgrowth. In convenient powd»r form; toiy to mix for u» o: a spray. E. C. ROBINSON Prompt rompt DELIVERY SERVICE Phon* 4507 Htkri: I ».•. i* 11 p iM . wMfc OiHTW? to 1 r .m. WOODS DRUG STORE Ml WMI Mtta U MY BUWv \6TEPOk) LEG,GECKO \IT, FMS ,..! COULD SCA.RCELY H06BL6. YOU B6EM STALLIMS; v OH.HM SOUL,, ,,.TfZ.YIMG TO DELW / OUR TIViE HA.S HMODIN6 OVER. TKOSE WIRE KECORDIUfiS WU WHEN V0U CAM'T CLNW YOU'D HIDDEN, \ FIUO 'Ett.THEVl HERE! NOWiGETm.A SHOOT US! DM81,200 MIES SOUTH OF SIWfi^PORE. 36 HOURS WETIE TAKES! GETTING SACK TO TWS EQUIPMENT YOU A.B&M- POW6P, KEHLER! CHWtLIE SMS WU HAVE A. ROW? FOR BO WE CAN 6BT YOU A CAB. I NO, BAX, HE'S THERE BV ACCIDENT...THE T1ME-M6CHINE ...BUTNOMATTER- HM) TO SET HIM OFF SOMEPLACE WHERE IT WAS QUIET.... NERVOUS YEP/ UNDER WRECK, /WHSHT...1OOK EHP /HIM OFF OF TOBACCO... HE LIKE 1O CM»IS HEV, ELMER, DID VA SEE A ORNERY LOOKIN POOCA COME OY HERS ? HE WENT THAT WAY, WIGHT THWOUSH MY fWfSH CEMENT. 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