The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on January 10, 1952 · Page 15
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January 10, 1952

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 15

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TKOT8DAT, JANUARY 1C, OUR BOARDING HOUSE — with Major Hooph _BLTrHEVTLLE (ARK.) COURIER HEWS . AWAV, oevocve MACK, SUPPOSE- YOO TKE BEDS CAM jgv-ANO OUST — " you MK3W TRY A 8iT C# COOKERY (P Vtol> RPLI6H EACH GlET'S ALL GO OVER •TO CHILI JOE'S - CONCRETE ' CULVERT TILE Sizes up to 36 In. Corrugated Metal Culverts Sizes up to 84 In. A. H. WEBB Automatic Flood Gates Concrete A- Mefal Septic Tanks Sewer Tile Best Prices w e Deliver Highway 61 at Slate Line Phone 714 JUST RENT A CAMERA from our CAMERA SHOP Take the Pictures ; Yourself ... With a box, flash, or ; Movie Camera. BARNEYS DRUG STORE 2006 West Main Phone 3647 FOR SALE Concrete culver Is, 12 („,.(, to u inch, plain or rmiforced. Alia Concrete Building Blocks cheaper than lumber for barni, chicken hems«, pump honse>, tenant houses, tool sheds. We deliver. Call us for free estimate. OSCEOLA TILE & CULVERT CO. Phone 6*1 Good Service FOR YOUR CAR LTO Is Yours for the Asking at T. I. SEAY MOTOR CO. 121 E. Main th Dealer Plum* 212Z FRECKLES AND HIS FRIENDS "You got me into this! I ought to know better than to ask you for a date during the skiing season!" SHOE REPAIR BEAUTIFUL CUT STONE HOUSE On Highway 61 North Open for Inspection From 1 io 5 p.m. Dally I BEDROOMS — 2 BATHS — |30,«M ^n J hhI J ovel 5' home >> quality throu[hoat. Beantifnl 0 kitchen, lifetime Gene»» cabinet, with all the accesMriii In, Kl^hen-Aide Dishwasher. Dtatn, «^ ^SSfito with marble and mirror Hreplace. The 3 beTroom, ha walk-in .edar lined closets. Both tile bath, have colored fU Btora E e-p1u s In large floored attic. Lane terrace In batk r "° WlU Ul " ° lh " JOHNNY MARK, REALTOR Hfl LT€RS W-v SHO£ SHOF !: W. MAIN ST. 'REACH-EASY CLEANING" with this NEW G-Ei HUM* «,,„,,„ k ittto at 1 <> pv «Mk SK rr TOD AY i Hubbard&Hoke APPLIANCE CO. PIT BARBECUE PIT BARBECUE PIT BARBECUE PIT BARBECUE PIT BARBECUE PIT BARBECUE PIT BARBECUE PIT BARBECUE PIT BARBECUE PIT BARBECUE PIT BARBECUE PIT BARBECUE KREAM K » IVASIIE DRIVE-IN Corner Division & Walnut XHEMlQELfCTIlC VACHMIi CLEANER* By Nin* Wikox Putnam HtyNCA he ^HnrrrU with AlMK e« drlnklnc. Aim. Kn*> >1R.)KW In tr. pocket*. <«T Tom™j ..y. , kt »«t kin hm brln« K > t» a»d 1k«t he hxd v»em " XIT A LMA CONHOY repeated her "• word« to her husband: "You've laid you'd stop drinking before, Tommy. But this time the consequences are to serious that I suppose Tv« just got to help you, whether I believe your promise or not. But right at this moment t can't see where the money is coming from." "You'll have to beller* this promise, Jewels," Tommy said earnestly, "because I mean (o keep it I guess it took a bad scare like « s to get me on the wagon—but ieve it or not, I'm there!" He went into the bathroom to shower and shave and Alma put breakfast on the table absently M she considered what she might best do. She had *60 left in her bank account. Of course this wnergcncy would come up the day after she had paid both the rent »nd the monthly bills! Then, there were her savings. But the savings bank required several days' notice for a withdrawal and Tommy had to have Ihe money before night. She could noi nsk Papa Victor to help her for the old man had only his In- lermittant earnings and a small nest-egs. Besides, be would sus- • cct at once that Tommy had been .ip to something, and would ask too many questions. How on earth was she to get $240? Joe Dcnton? Oh nol She simply couldn't ask Joe Neither could Tommy asH Demon to> thai SMltar—not }ufi when in, Xoounj. .._ wppoMd to bfn received . big salary boost! She stood stock still, a plate at fruit suspended in midair, feeling exactly as if she had run into an impassable wall. Then all at once the little white •adio answered her question. Musically it suggested that she sell her old gold and diamond* to the Mammoth Gold-buying Company. At that moment Tommy stalked into the room, freshly shaved and dressed, and switched off the radio. "Mind?" he asked. "I have ttje world's worst headache." Alma merely shook her tawny head. "Think of any way to raise the dough?" be asked. "Ye». Ill have X her* lor you by 5:30 this evening" He did not ask ber how she intended getting the 'cash and she did not volunteer her solution "God bless you, darling!" he said gravely. "You'll never know wh*t you've saved me from." "Are you going out?" He made wry grimace. "I have to. There's a little unfinished business I must take care of. See-you later, Jewels. You're a great girll" WfHEN he had gone Alma went to th« drawer In which she cepi a shoe-box containing odds and ends of old jewelry—discarded gold sellings, childish ornaments, ugly pieces Inherited from b*r amily, which she had stowed away thinking to remodel them ome day in a leisure hour. She ran them through her rioters now, remembering the hls- ory of some, puzzling over others. There were two heavy gold brace- ets which she had entirely forgotten she owned. But there ws* ne item, well remembered, which ppeared to be missing This was ~ pan ol gola ana moonstone wAicfe tta ted and mad* for Tommy's birthday the first year they were married. Her taste had run to the florid in those d«y«, and the cuff-links had been too targe »od too ornate. Later, she and Tommy had tacitly agreed tfcat the links were suitable only for fancy drets and the gift had found it* way into the old aboe-bo*. But they were missing now. She looked baatfly through Tommy's things, but the links were not to be found and tt was getting late. Alma made up her package without them. At lunch time she would take this package to the Mammoth Gold-buying Company Her expert eye told her that she had enough stuff to obtain the amount she needed. Undoubtedly TrumbuU'i would pay a higher price, but she did not dare take the things to The House, for solvency was imperatively required by Trumbuli',; employee* were liberally paid, and not supposed to »et into financial difficulties—the companies which insured the fabulous stock made sure of thatl Alma tucked the package under her a*m »nd went oe to work. • • • ^THOUGH she was late in re»ch- •"• ing Trumbull's, Old Victor was not at the bench when she arrived. She began to work rapidly hoping <h»t when he came his keen old eyes would not read the strained anxiety in her heart. But when he arrived at last her grandfather was fairly glowing with excitement and happiness. For once he was too deeply absorbed in his own concern to notice anything wrong. •My small beautifull" be cried, Ossing her on both cheeks. "I lave done it! It is approvedl* "Ye», but what, P«p* Victor?" "Surely you cannot have for- jottcn? My latest design, the Gold Star pin! The pin to be worn In memory <* our heroes—in sap- Aires, diamond* and rubies Jor he haute monde, In plain gold or n patriotic enamels for the bourgeoisie! Mr. Muncie has said okay!" "Mr. Muncie never said okay In ill Mer tht protested smilingly as she kissed him m return. "But «m so glad. Papa VIctorl tt ii sure to be a great success!" a* PRESCRIPTIONS Fresh Stock Guaranteed Best Prices Kirby Drug Stores Come to the RAZORBACK For Delicious Barbecue RIBS Served Every Day Speedometer REPAIR is parl of our extra I One Day Service—All Cars 1 & Trucks T. I. SEAY MOTOR CO. Chrjsler.riymo.Hh Dealer 121 E. Main Ph Qne zjjj «*" «!<>* "cor BEHIND THIS w*r~ MY Benefit by Reading and U«in 9 Courier N*wi Classified Ads I'M WAlTINffi FOR MV YE-3 TIME A-5K MY POP TO BUY ME MORSE E SAYS! POf»T FEEDER WA* A VOUN» TOWN A* HAM -AND THAT ^FORT'S BLACKAV.I L'S- /Y-OTIVE A. TRUCK A PBW MILg» AWAY- WOJLD BE TAKEN AWAY IP rr BECAME KNOWN SWJ/5 OF SPIKE EATON.. _ CCVv\B OUT C* TW* AUV« IU. J£VK AAMN RAIT A WT Of FRO2BN BIACKMAIL EH? THt CONVERTIBLE WITH A FLORIDA r*s is suMMUoa THRU ME5QUTE MO JSf,' / ^f;lS, l i 5TOWS X W E «UST - «g LOOKED MEN DEVELOP &Off \ HONEST THEY OWLV iTev SulifTilSS 3 ^-\<*w&DnniwK T wPulW/8£ T 6R T I TRU ^ * NP GIOUE "'S T06NEAK SOME- .,, THIHS f*sr tMi ^t^t^it BECAUSE THERE'S ...I'LLDCTYDU'I I 6EE SUM PIN THAT WILL MAKE YOUR HA! R STAND UP' •. —-— - t - — - •• • v^t_ i*> IT » ut-i^stjot: I ntxt.t> J^^^^^^ EVEKY TIME I TOV TO TIME- I SUMPlN BACK XHERC/ (F Mir^^ikLC/-M r» t-»x».iv.uA^L>l ^T.-„„ ^LTr:. / ILVF*" 11 ( r >™^™»w^\^^^Aagg&K . 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