The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on October 8, 1952 · Page 13
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WBJNUUAT. OCT, 8, 1»M OUK JOARDING HOUSI — wit* M.j«r SPARROW.' HAME y<?U L/MO *\Y WMTOftRl . JiXKe?-*^ HE'S ASSISTINS IM MV CAMPAIGN FOR PREStt>EMT AWD 1 HAVE A F6VJ , PClNKS FOR TUe HOUSE LIK6 HE 3UST INHERITED A TOXL HE USETA BE AS CLOSE AS A KELLEY'S Your Friendly Shoe -Store ^k ^n*ff'lAryftrVjy\4 \lMj ^AcuvmOrW £ J IHOII tOU Ml* *It THE NEW Royal Brains As odveilisid In ttw 5af.Eve.Pbii R. G. FARR & SONS Distributors Fuel Oil ^fSW|> Gasoline Kerosene l^BB^ir Tractor Fuel Lee Tires wSsSikl Ue Tire$ PETROLEUM ^l^pl^ PRODUCTS "Serving the Public tor 20 Yeors" Phone IAA *• •% •• • «• Phone 4567 400 So. Railroad Sr ARTHRITIS U joa suffer with arthritis write |-> me, P. O. Box 115, South Bend, Imliana. I will gladly tell you how I gal rid of it 3 years aja after suffering over 25 rears.— H. M. Harrison. PRESCRIPTIONS Fresh Slock Guaranteed Besl Prices Kirby Drug Stores f'D'K Beautiful brick home on Highway'Sl North In Country Club Drive Addition. This home has 3 extra lane bedrooms, Ian* closets in each; Urge llvlni room with fireplace, dinini room. New Geneva kitchen, one and one-half baths, nlillty room, laree screened in Iront ?=r:h. Servant's house with gas heat, tarage and outdoor Jtoraje. This home has new roof and in top condition. Can't be duplicated for twtc» .the selling price. Extra large lot, tholte neighborhood. Priced for quirk >a]e. SEE OR GALL JOHNNY MARR Phont 2596 BLTTHBTILLB (AM.) COURIER HEWS "Oh, no. he didn't get thi* ring for box tops! He'» a real spandsr—h« bought it at the ten-cant «tore!" FLASH , Cameras for Rent' Talc« wonderful Indoor pictures with « flash camera frum Barney's Driu. Low rates. All kinds of camera supplies arc available here. Barney's Drug CAMERA HEADQUARTERS 2006 W Main Phone 3547 Wanted! TIN CANS Large Metal Compress BLYTHEVILLE Iron & Metal Co. , Moultrie & R.R. sts. Blytheville, Ark. Phone 8962 THE XTORTI l,*rr »tr*mm, tt*- •»»»] Merri.rr »< O.Trr.«r w.r- ri, r n. f . , ,^ *r,m f,o«i Wtl.l. rktrr. _> T .r *< <k< Ko T <-rnor-> ki»t« tow*, wk. n. prn,l«« ~, ),,„ „,„„ ^s^. TDIIX EVSRS moved hfc' hands uneasily and «aid: "! don't »uppos« there was any g-girl trouble—anything like that?" "Young man, I haven't lived in Hydetown for 30 years," the Governor said, and smiled. "The only girl I had any trouble with was R;-,:h, and that trouble ended when I married her." "I don't )ike it," Bill said "I don't like H at all. What could it be?" -There couldn't be wiything," the Governor said. "Nothing important, anyhow." "Can you think of anything unimportant then, Governor?" Bill asked. "It doesn't take much for McDonald to go to work on." "Not even anything unimportant, Bill." Bill d r o - p e d into = chair. "Frankly, this worries me. You can't think of anything, Governor. But why should the guy send > tcjegram like that?" He looked up. Governor, you got any friends in Hydetown?" "I think so." the Governor said. "Johnny Mills, the present county chairman, was my friend. I know of ^olhing to change him." "I'll send him * wire," said Bill. Th« Governor sat up struighter. "You'll do nothing o£ the sort," he sam snarpiy. "You'd oniy mr up trouble, doing that, when there isn't any troul- to begin with Just let it ride. Bill." Bill was on his feet again, walking up and down, shaking his head. "No," ne said. "SVe've got lo find OUL Governor I'll take a plane to MAN on the Ticket "Somebody has to go," Bill said. 'We can't just let it ride.* He looked a! me, considered, then gave his head a decided shake. "No. Roy's not,tough enough lor the job." Lucy Strawn smiled. "Mavbe that's why he's just the man to do H," «he said. • • • J DIDN'T like her characterization ot me, nor the cozy tone she used, but before I could protest, her smile widened and she said, "Or- the surface, thai is. Roy. You're actually a stinker underneath." She turned to the Governor. "Don't you think he'd be good?" The Governor grinned. "Yes. Lucy. I do think so. How about it, Roy? You want to run over to Hydetown and talk to Johnny Mills?" "But, Governor, how about your speeches:" 1 said. "We've got to get those speeches lined up." "Roy, before you rarre along I made quite & few speeches on my own," the Governor said. "Now, Governor, I didn't mean—" 'I know what you meant, Roy," he said softly. "You've been a tremendous help to me and I'm grateful right down to my bones. But maybe Bill is right. Mayhe you can be more help to me in Hydetown right now than here." "Well, naturally I'll go. Governor." said. "If that's what you want." "I wish you would, Roy." "All right, then," Bill Evers said dubiously. "But. Roy, you've got to play 'em close lo your chest. Don't let on why you're iherc. except to Mr. Mills," "Of course not," 1 said. •Also." the Governor put In. "Roy's our man because he's been to Hydetown. He knows the place." "Why, I've never been to Hydetown. Governor." 1 said. He looked at me. His eyes were tired. "Oh. J thought maybe you J»«« wlwa vou w«r* ing me up, Roy." "There wasn't time," : said. "It was « rush job, you know, and Bill and I just talked to everyone w« could and looked up the newspaper files." "Oh," said the Governor. • ' • 'TPHE Plane set me down at an airport « miles from Hydetown at hall p aF t four m t t, e morning, as a seeping, orange dawn began to outline the low. regular hillj of that Southern country. There was no bus for « couple of hours, but 1 found a taxi to run me over to Hydetown. Anyone who has driven from New York to Florida by the inland route has passed through Hydetown, but the odds are that not one in 10,000 stopped there, unless the car had a flat. The highway narrows t- the main street of the town, and there are two traffic lights, ente inp and leaving Hydetown. ""he buildings along the main -treet are solid, two-story red brick with flat roofs forming exact planes on opposite sides of the street. I drove into Hydelown about half past five, arid there was not another car parked or moving on the street, not a door opened yet I carried my bag into the fisher Arms Hotel. The lobby was small, and crowded with leather chairs comfortably grouped so that drummers could sit and gaze out huge plate-glass windows at the street. The office was enclosed by » watst-high railing and counter, but the two chairs 'behind the railing were unoccupied. No one was about, I put my bag by the window and dropped into one ot the big leather chairs. 1 had not had breakfast, and did not light 8 cigaret. and 1 had that gloomy depression that comes on e man who has risen much loo early and faces a long find unaccustomed day. 1 had not been lo bed al all, and had slept only a lilti- on the piano. A truck passed through and dropped oft a Bundle o; newspapers at the drugstore across the street, and > pedestrian « so appeared, off to early iobs. .«!• Be C*aUnu«l) Political Announcements Tile Courier News Is authorized to announce the following candidates for the general election, November 4. For Alderman Second Ward J. L. "Jodie" Nabors Television- Ton ire. Tomorrow WMCT, Memphis, Channel 4 WEDNESDAY NIGHT, OCT, I 8:00 6:15 6:30 6:45 T:00 7:30 8:00 9:00 9:30 10:00 10:30 10:40 ]1:10 11:15 11:45 12:00 Evening Serenade News Those Tu - o News Caravnn Juvenile Jury Your TV Theatre TV Tlienlre Playhouse of Stars Show Case Death valley Days News Rockv King Weather I've Got a Secret. News Sign Off THURSDAF, OCTOBER » 7:00 TorJay 7:25 News 7:30 Today .7:55 News 8:00 Today 8:25 News 8:30 Today 8:55,News 9:00 Prologue to Pijturs 9:30 Campaign Call 10:00 Mrs. U.S.A. 10:30 Strike It Rich 11:00 Storylnnd 11:15 Love of Life 11:30 Search for Tomorrow 11:45 Morning Meditation 12:00 News 12:15 Farm News 13:30 Gsr.'y Moore 1:00 Harold Fellow 1:15 Guiding Hglit 1:30 Homemakers Program 2:00 Big Payoff 2:30 Welcome Travelers 3:00 Kate Smith 4:00 Hawkins Fallj 4:1! Gabby Hayes 4:30 Howdy Doody '•! 5:00 Music Shop vr:- 5:IS News 5:25 Weather 5:30 Wild Bill Hlchok 6:00 Evening Serenade 6:IS News 6:30 Dinah Shore 8:45 News Caravan 7:00 Oroucho Marx 7:30 The Unexpected 8:00 Dragnet 8:30 Theatre 8:00 Martin Kane 8:30 Arthur Godfrey 10:00 Racket Sqund • 10:30 News 10:35 Boxing 11:35 Weather 11.'40 News 11:45 Sign Off OUT OUR WAY FtKKLBS AND MM OH,rlO.--rH6y 1 LL by Reading and Using Courier Newi Classified Ads WELKINS Aeour AN HOUK A WAV AT ONE HOVER* ^ O'CLOCK. ABOVE, <Sf£Aviry THE CONTROL ECO* DRESS WORE AT WEDDINQ GOLLM 1T3 PRETTY! WHAT Did I WEAR? PRigdLLA YOU WEREN'T LCCK9 LlkE Tt* THSP HAP OW THE ROOK WHEN Tteu/ATBt Snj-K< THE SPOT PWED Clf*BX THflrJ TT* (t£ST OP THt ROOK. Because mo.st British autos are exported, a British buyer has to wait four years to buy a car. IMPORTED Holland Bulbs Choose j-ourj rtjcht »wiy while selections are complete. TULIPS, DAFFODILS, HYACINTHS, CROCUS, AND MANY OTHERS. Signer, Better Bulbs — set the most for your money. These are the choicest of bulbs, imported direct lo us from Holland. PAUL BYRUM Hardware & Seeds 1M E. Main Hiytlieville IT TOOK * LONG TIME TO WW BILLYH CONFIDENCE BUT WE HAVE...ft,WP HE LISTEMS TO U*! r WHOLE wTiTuoe iveour KisHr *MD WRONG \& CHWOSIWS! »&. WOULDN'T tET us DOWM HOW! 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