The Baytown Sun from Baytown, Texas on May 31, 1952 · Page 6
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6- THE BAYTOWN SUN, SATURDAY, MAY 31, 1952 WILLIE —by Leonard Sansome DAILY CROSSWORD ..BEFORE WE £ETWBT/ MISTER BREGER By D<tve Breger ACROSS l.Edibie •moliusks 6. Permit 11. Indian coin 12. Besiege 13. Apparent ends of Saturn's rings 14. Begin 15. Honey-gathering insects 16. Pieces out 17. A pry 21. Lamenter 24. "Father" (Arab.) 27. Scandii navians 28. American Indians 30. Shoshonean Indian 31. Enclosed part of an aircraft 33. Declare 34. Narrow footway 37. Part of a church 41. Hillside dugouts 43. Pilfer 44. Drudge 45. Honey buzzards 46. Conical tent (Am. Ind.) 47. Ascended DOWN 1. Kind of apple 2. Crescent- shaped figure 3. Projecting end of a church 4. A contagious disease 5. Observe 6. Beast of burden 7. Measure 22. Decay 23. Anger 24. Trouble 25. Chief deity (Ba.byl.) 26. Employ 3. An opening 29. To come for escape of liquid 9. Monster 10, Dampens 18. Incident 19. Norse god 20. Build 21. Antelope (So. Afr.) back in 32. Rough lava 33. A thin splinter 34. A former time 35. Dexterous 36. Snare 38. Air (combining form) Aotwrr 39. Carting vehicles 40. Otherwise 42. Diocesan center 43. Resort 21 27 34 23 33 42 12 20 32 45" m 24. 38 10 26 Shepard Barclay On Bridge "No, no—play your tramp I" Southerners Increase Use Of Telephones ^;H-t£ W-",$ LOUISVILLE, Ky.—(HE)—Officials 146 per cent from 1940 to of t the Southern Bell Telephone w hile> population figures in and Telegraph Co. announced that telephones in the south increased MJKE FRANSSEN STATE RESERVE LIFE. "See Me Betorc You Die" Dial 2061 1950, the same area increased only 12 per cent. They said southerners use their telephones more frequently than subscribers anywhere else in the country. Calls originating in the company's territory average seven per telephone each day, which is the highest average in the Bell system. A Central Press Feature South decided, to seek them by double-finessing" diamonds. So after winning with the heart. A, he led to the club A and sent adequate use of them. Solid com- the diamond 5 to the 10, which binatioas of cards topped by the the K .won. The heart 9 to the K jack or even a lower card can be was followed by the diamond 7 the crux of many a hand, especial- lead, the J going on, the Q winning and the A being used next. Now the spade J was finessed to the K and the heart 10 came back to the Q. "With the dummy denuded of entries, he felt that game rested on finding the spade Q now blariJv- Ke laid down the A, so the 10 and the club K completed a fortunate game for him. South had a better chance to develop tricks in spades than in diamonds, with all touching cards from the J down. When' in dummy oh the first trick, he should have finessed the spade J at once, which the K would have won. Prepared then for another spade finesse as well as two diamond finesses, he would have had lots of strings to his bow. With the cards as they were,, he would have earned a deserved reward by scoring an extra trick if he played this sounder way. NOTICE LOW SEQUENCES ONE OF the weaknesses of average players is their fauure to notice low sequences and make ly when the contract is No Trump. Many players seem more bent upon winning of finesses than upon playing so that a sequence of the kind mentioned can develop the needed tricks. $9854 A-Q 10 6 3 K732 J 108 54 .72 N W E S A J10 KQ72 7 5 , AKS5 V 963 + K9S 4 A J 10 9 7 (Dealer: South. ,N o rt h-South vulnerable.) South West North 1 jtt Pass 1 + 1 y Pass 2 + 2 NT Pass 3 NT East Pass Pass , . . • Your "Weekend Question Seeing the dummy after"the Opposite a brand new partner heart J lead South could count of supposedly fair ability, with seven sure tricks with three in whom you had not discussed the that suit, two in clubs and one matter, on what kind of hand" each in spades and diamonds, would you make an original bid With two more needed for prarne. of thrtfe in a suit? WATCH THE BAYTOWN SUN FOR DETAILS! BIG BEN BOLT HOW WOULD you KO7 A CHANCED pET£.., AT LEAST NOT UNTIL! 'DEUV5R'YpUTO : THS, AUSTRALIAN AUTHORmES A BUCK IT'S A MURDER r UNK...HCWS A3bUT UNBUTTONING THESE BRACELETS? I'M NOT HEADING ASfY- WHERE... HE'S GOT THELCXDKy SON.-.AN'YEPl PALSPIDEP/s SSEN IT . BEFORE/ BUZ SAWYER HOLD OK! DUCKS, D006ES, IS CAUGHT GPP WMEN THE TRAIN HITS A OS WE, TRAIN ROBBER! rO ARREST THAT'GUY. K10ISE, VS'IMP. TKE CREW DOESfH UJ HEAR BUZ., 0AM- A LUMP OF= COAL N THE FACE/ANOTHER STOMACH.' SECRET AGENT X-9 BEETLE BAILEY YEAH, WE GET'DOTS OF SOU LlkE TC> GO \HOUWDSrjUST BACKSTAGE AMD GEY\ FDLLOW THE DRESSIMG BOQWS AUTOGRAPHS THIRD GENERATION OF SERVICE 5 SOUTH ASHBEL —by Charles Plumb and Fred A 7 . 7 ! ELLA CINDERS YOU WON'T ££ WH&S VOU 5££ A W!rr LITTLE K7/, I £=NT E zozzz-' W/Arr UNTIL /OU SEE WHAT A 7/FFEK-- BARNEY GOOGLE AND SNUFFY SMITH LQOKW TOMFCO! I CAM MY NOT YET, RIDDLES- I CALLED TH' JEDGE TO SUPPER THREE TIMES, BUT HE'S STILL. PA WIN'THRU THEM LAW BOOKS OF HIS'M VJHATOM fllftTH VE LOOKIN UNCLE URIAH? AUNT FEENY— DID UNCLE URIAH EVER RGGER OUT WHO WUZ LEGAL MAVOR— ME OR SUT ? _-fay Dudley MYRTLE—Right Around Home ( \V-4A7 D'VA V WAST, MOM L£T .\\= CATC-: PLWlN'G C^ 7-'A7 FcN'^E AffAW TODAY/ MOON MULUNS YOUR UNCLE. AND A BVG BLONDE AND, HE ACTEO.IJKE HP NEVBR SAW ME /HEM Y<OL> TOLD \ MEUASTNkSHT } ME AT7 O'CLOCK \ DO VOO MEAKJ SEMAT0R SMOBTL6, WTTH YOUR STORV. I SEEM HIM TWICT.'

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