The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on June 27, 1952 · Page 5
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FRIDAY, JTWE H, IWf OUK iOAKDINC HOUSE — with Motor Ho*, I, we 6f?APeviN& HAS rr W«T vtxj-Re - MAKlMS FUNW NOISES AKXJT WANTING TO S?UM FOR PPeSlDeWT/- — • PEBM USED TO QuegR QUICKS FROM VOU FOR YEARS. BUT T TK(5.'~,A«e VOU 6 YOU DOKi'T WASiT TO FILE- EMPEROR OP UNOSR -TMe fJAME OF FAR.'; PITTCR FOR HILARITV THAM THAT/ so ODD A80OT IT? -DOLLY / DAUGHTER OF A < fe'AODIMG MOOS6 ) , you (AKK.) COWRIES HEWS CALLING ALL CARS AND TRUCKS For your own safety, Tor the safety of others, be sure you know how fast you're driving. We five 1-Day service on Speedometer Repair for all makes of cars and trucks. Come In tomorrow! T. I. SEAY MOTOR CO. Oir?9(er-riym»th Dealer 121 B. Mali Ph«ne Zl« HOT? WINDOW FANS $39.95, $49.95, $59.95 Try one 24 hours In your own home without obligation. Dial 4551. E. C. Robinson Lbr. Co. KILL JOHNSON GRASS with Sodium Chlorate, 99% pure: Fine treated for dry application $12.50 per 100 IBs. A. H. WEBB CULVERT TILE CO. Hiway 61, State Line—Phone 1414 Television & Radios REPAIRED Any Make or Model Set 1 DAY SERVICE FREE PICKUP & DELIVERY SERVICE 24 HOURS A DAY Day Phone: 2642 Night: 8858 No Extra Charge For Night Calls FRED CALLIHAN RADIO SERVICE HO S. 1st Blytheville ft U. 5. f 11. 0». "I'm itartingto write my memoirs now, grandma—when I become famous I won't have time!" OUT OUR WAY PACT! MINI Political Announcements Subject, to Preferential Election July 29, 1952 For County Judge GENE BRADLEY PHILLIP J. DEER I. D. SHEDD For Circuit Clerk GERALDINE LISTON For Stale Senator SEN. LEE BEARDEN HENRY K. HOYT WILLIAM H. (BILL) YVYATT For Slate representative KENNETH S. SULCER For Post No. 2 PRESCRIPTIONS Fresh Stock Guaranteed Best Prices Kirby Drug Stores Even x grease Job Is given extra attention when you bring your rar or truck In T. I. Stay Motor Co. We hit ALL the spots. Whatever service your car needs, you'll get more for your money here. T. I. SEAY MOTOR CO. Chrysler-Plymouth I>ealer 121 E. Main Phone mz XXI QEORGE KENDAF.L looked into ^-* lh« red face of Albert P. Sut- worlh. The client had come up to George's room after George had received (he call from the desk cterk. ff ever a man's expression showed anger, Mr. Sulworlh's did. "You have double-crossed me. foung man." "Double-crossed you? Why, Mr. Sntworlhl How can you say'such a thing." "Don't try to stall around. I knew whal you're up to." "You do?" -Yes, I do." •Mr. Sutworlh," George's voice was calmer now. "I was just go- Ing to send you a telegram, resigning from the case. Your daughter just threw me inlo a vegetable and fruit stand today." "She did? I received a phono call from her early this morning. She said she was through with Chief Big Bear and was going to marry a man by the name of George Kendall. That's you isn't it?" "Yes, but—" "So you're going to resign. You don't care for the fee and bonu< —you're going to marry my daughter and inherit everything I've got." "The engagement's off- for the present, Mr. Sutworth. There was in—er—a quarrel after she 'ihoned you. She's gone back to Arno. but I'm no quitter I'm going after her again tonight." "Humph. We'll sec about that." "Mr. Sutworth. would you prefer me or Mr. Arno as a son-in- law?" "I don't want her to marry a hard-boiled private detective I know all about 'em. 1 read de- tcctivc stories. They carry guns, make love lo every woman they meet—" "Then you prefer Mr. Arno?" "1 didn't say that. I don't want her married to a bis muscle-bound wrestitr with cauiiflowtr twtsted nose. Is he bald or does he wear long hair—or maybe it's cut Indian fashion—" "Mr. Arno is hefty, but not bad looking, Mr. Sutworth. Anci 1 don't carry a gun. 1 don't make love in- descrirmnalely, and I'm not hard- boiled." "You and Arno holh are fortune hunters." "I'm not. I won't have any of your money—I'll make my living as a farmer." "A what?" "Your daughter and 1 want to live on a farm. Now, good-clay, sir. I'm off lo patch up our quarrel " George darted out of the door. Mr. Sutworth's alarmed cry came after him, but George was down the stairway and out of the building free of pursuit. George had much to do. Jl'lic question Is, George thought will Marilyn react the way he expected her to? But Marilyn would. If she were the dream girl he thought she war. Firmly convinced that Marilyn was the girl of his dreams, George dined alone in a nearby restaurant and then made his way to the carnival grounds. • • • JT was getting dark and the early crowd had arrived. The ferris wheel churned, the merry-go- round whirled to the wheeze of a mechanical organ, and the Seneca Springs Annual Carnival was in full swing. Midway lights flashed their sparkling brilliance on a thousand and one. the entire population of the city almost, wide-eyed people who milled through the sawdust and crowded the rows of concession stands on each side of the midway. The aroma of peanuts and hamburgers and hot dogs struck ~eorge's face with force and the din of barkers pounded into his ears above the murmur of the crowd. Here were some d.incers lo the muuc of a Uir»»- piece band, and there were acrobats in tights, frenks who ate fire and swallowed swords, fortune tellers, jmd animal acts. Yes, animal acts, for they would play an important part in Detective George Kendall's pursuit of happiness. George found Max Arno's concession stand. It was simply a soft-drink stand, but the soda water was sold under the label of Indian medicine, guaranteed to cure the blues and made locally by the Seneca Springs Bottling Works. Max was dressed in an Indian suit, complete to a war bonnet, and he was not doing a bad job in selling his wares. As George moved a little closer to the stand, he caught a glimpse of Marilyn Sutworth. She was clad in jeans, a brightly colored shirt with the shirt-tail out, and a cowboy tint, and was helping Max serve his soda pop • • • QEORGF, slipped back inlo the " crowd before Marilyn saw him and then threaded his way toward the animal cages. These were back of the sideshow tents and behind the cages were bales of hay and straw, feed and bedding for the animals. George found activity around these bales and-pilcs of loose hay. Here George's secretary was hard at work, scooping np armloads of the hay ami carrying the stuff to a truck parked nearby. Helping her was the law, y haired young man. Tom Fabcr. who would drive the truck. The vehicle was half filled with straw and hay. Then V'erna Demon saw her boss. She stalked toward him. "This is the stupidest brain child anyone ever had." she said wiping perspiration from her brow. "II you don't get arrested for kidnap- ing, you'll probably get yourself married." 'At least 1 won't be a quitter," George said hotly. 'Sometimes it'j better to qu ; ' " Television- Tonite, Tomorrow WMCT. Memphis. Channel 4 FRIDAV NIGHT, JUNK 27 6:00 Curtain Cnll 6:30 We the People 7:00 Big Story 7:30 Return U> Vienna B:00 Cavalcade of Sports 8:45 Bill Day 9:00 Gov. Browning 9:30 Playhouse ol Stars 10:00 Lights Out 10:30 News 10:40 YMCA 10:45 Big Picture 11:15 To Be Announced 11:45 Ncus 11:50 Sisn Off SATURDAY, JU.NF. 28 6:00 Test Pattern 9:15 News 9:25 Mornlnp Mcdifation 9:30 The Little Revue 10:00 Big Top 11:00 Pioneers 12:00 News 12:15 Polio Show 12:30 Super Circus 1:30 To Be Announced 2:00 Baseball 4:00 To Be Announced 5:00 TV Teen Club 5:30 Lone Ranger 6:00 All Star Revue , 1:00 Blind Date 7:30 Dance Party 8:30 Your Hit Parade 9:00 Ole Barn .Dance , . 9:30 Wrestling 10:30 News 10:40 C. A. Preview 10:45 Film FeaturetU 11:45 News Reel 11:55 Sign Ott •y J. R. 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