The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on March 31, 1954 · Page 15
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March 31, 1954

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 15

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>AT. HAKH m. OUR WARDING HOUSE — with Major Hooplt By J. R. Williams OF NO!$B,lHl5 0*1-1 IMG flOULD DffOM OUTfHE 500-MILE: MEMORIAL CAY AOTORACe/— VMM/ DOMT YOO TURM ITU* ON A MMl^W "HE ALLEYS FALLS INTO TH' CELLAR. IP THAT WINDOW AIN'T HOOKECV ..... _ F£OM 1HE CiTV DUMP/-— LITTLE DiO 1 f WINK WH£W I TO6ED JT CARELESSLY ASIDE- THAT IT VALUABLE FOR TELEVISION! rs H FUL.THOUSU THE WQgRV WART T -^,V^ HOSS&BACk -«,,,*.. .. I CANT PEACW TH6 OF A re&one£ of- 0/LL/ON MLE* FRECKLES AND HIS FRIENDS TtUviiio-i — Tonight Tomorrow — WMCT Channel 5, & WHBQ Channel 13 WMCT Channel I Wednesday l*i«l»t, Mar. 1 6:00 Evening Serenade 8:15 News Reporter 6:30 «ddl» *Uber • :45 News Caravan T:00 I Married Joan 7:30 Favorite Story 8:00 TV Theatre 9:00 This IB Tour Lift 9:30 Playhouse 10:00 Soundstag* 10:30 News 10:40 Weather 10:45 Rocky King 11:15 Film Feature 11:45 Sign Ott Thursday. April 1 6:50 Meditation T;00 Today 7:25 News 7:30 Today 7:55 News 8:00 Today 8:25 News 8:30 Today 8:55 Today with Cathy 9:00 Ding Dong School 9:30 Shopping it Horn* 10:00 Home Show 11:00 Bride <t Groom 11:15 Hawkins Falls 11:30 3 Steps to Heaven 11:45 Storyland 12:00 News 12:15 Tarm News 12:30 Channel Five Club 1:00 Homemalcers 1:30 Photoqulz 1:45 Berle Olswangar 2:00 Kate Smltn 3:00 Welcome Traveler! 3:30 On Tour Account 4:00 Pinky Lee 4:30 Howdy Doody 5:00 Captain Video 5:15 Flicker Comlci 5:25 Weatherman 5:30 Wild Bill Hlckok 6:00 Evening Serenad* 6:15 News Reporter 6:30 Dinah Shore 6:45 News Caravan 7:00 Groucho" Man 7:30 TV PlayhouM 8:00 Dragnet 8:30 Theatre 9:00 Martin Kan* 9-JO Humko Calling 10:00 Playhouw 10:30 News 10:40 Weather 10:45 To be announced 11:15 George Jessel 11:45 Sign Oil Wednesday Nifht, Mar. 31 6:00 Wtern Theater 6:30 News 6:45 Perry Como 7:00 Arthur Godfrey 8:00 Strike It Rich 8:30 Got a Secret 8:00 Fights 9:45 Do You Know 10:00 Weather 10:05 News 10:15 Late Show Thursday, April 1 7:00 Morning Show 8:00 Morning Show 8:45 Joye Thompson 8:00 Arthur Godfrey 10:30 Strike It Rich 11:00 Valiant Lady 11:15 Love Of Life 11:30 S'ch for T'row 11:45 Guiding Light 12:00 Brighter Day 12:15 News 12:30 Garry Moor* 1:30 House Party 2:00 Big Payoff 3:30 Kitchen MaglC 3:00 Woman Past 3:15 Secret Storm., 3:30 Lady of House 3:45 Bob Crosby 4:00 Early Show 5:30 Mars Patrol 6:00 W'tern Theater 6:30 News 6:45 Jane Fromin 7:00 Mr. McNutley 7:30 Star Play 8:00 Video Theater 8.30 Big Town 8:00 Ray Bolger 9:30 Place the Face 10:00 Weather, Newt 10:15The Web 10:45 Late Show WARNING ORDER 3*T THE CHANCERY COURT, CHICKASAWBA DISTRICT, MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, ARKANSAS. J colm Greenway, Pltf. vs. No. 12,645 Tommie Jackson and Minnie Matthews, Dfts. The defendant, Minnie Matthews, is hereby warned to appear within ty days in the court named in the caption hereof and answer the complaint of the plaintiff, Malcolm Greenway. Dated this 22nd day of March, 1954. SEAL OERALDINE LISTON, Clerk. By VIRGINIA WALTERS, D. C. Taylor it Sudbury, Attys. for Pltf. 3/24-31-4/7-14 Read Courier News Classified Ads BE SAFE—CLEAN BEFORE STORING! Btstwoy Cleaners—Your Spring Cleaning Headquarters—Now Offers EXPERT FUR CLEANING & GLAZING ALL WORK GUARANTEED BESTWAY CLEANERS MEMBER NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF DRY CLEANING 1920 W. MAIN Phone 2408 Red - winged blackbirds o u t- grow the nest 12 days after hatching. Guaranteed Watch Cleaning 36 Hour Strvict .3 50 Watch i« completely disassembled, machine cleaned, pivot* polished, halrtprinf adjusted. Two Watchmakers Thompson Jewelers 114 W. MAIN Next Door to Wade Furn. NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS The County Court will receive bids until 10 A. M., Wednesday, March 31st, 1954, for the clean-out of approximately 26 & miles of ditches in Drainage District No. 6 of Pemiscot County, Missouri. The Engineer's estimate of yardage is approximately 420,500 cu. yds. The Court will further accept bids on the District owned P & H Drag- line Model 655 BLC. Said purchase price of dragline to be taken out of work done in cleaning out the 26 y a miles of ditches. Plans and specifications may be seen at the office of the Engineer. George T. Glozier, Caruthersville, Missouri. The Court reserves the right to reject any and all bids. DRAINAGE DISTRICT NO. 6 PEMISCOT COUNTY, MISSOURI. 3/24-31 Pipe cleaners are effective for sealing food in plastic freezer bags. WANTED TO BUY Old, Odd, Unusual Cara Any Kind—Any Condition J. L HUEY 879 Washington-Memphis, Tenn. Phone 37-4449 CORRUGATED METAL CULVERT PIPE Automatic Flood Gates Concrete Culvert Tile Concrete Septic Tanks Metal Septic Tanks Beet Prices — Prompt Delivery Webb Culvtrt Tilt Co. Rifhwa? 61 at State Un« Phone 8414 THE STOUT: S«ft* ot tw* prominent resident* of Colorado City are involved in marder and extortion. Yonna: Eddie Stone, the m»«Tor'» »nn. inny actanlly •ave commuted the marder »e- forr hi* body w»j» found. Young; Eddie, a meatal detective, had written a confession note before he win killed. Bnt two people killed Chief Otto Drover, and the pnth of *n*picion ha« led to yonnic Tony Hnicheft. «o« tit actinir chirf of police, for the RnarheA car hnx bcrn nccn nenr thf fllling; »tnii<»it. Tony Hnarliea In in Denver, vrhcre he I has been attcndinjr college. * * * XVII HUGHES said his son had been visiting in town this ;ek. "Matter of fact he came to go to Mark's wedding. But went back to Denver on the -afternoon bus." He glanced at his watch. "Be yesterday afternoon now I guess. My son is attending summer school in Den' ver." "I understand he's tak-ng a ^degree in psychology?" Jim put "That*s right." "Then perhaps Eddie Stone interest him—as a case?" Hughes said pityingly, "Apparently you don't know much 'about the subject. There is noth- jing interesting in '-\ mt^tal defective." "Your son tell you that?'' "Yes." Chief Hughes seemed }to think the statement was a Ht- itle too blunt. "Don't misunderstand. My son was always kind ito Eddie Stone. But then, my son is fundamentally kind. His 'igreat grasp of—of—things give* him a clear and kindly viewpoint. But what I'm getting at •is that there was absolutely noth- •ing in common between them." *Tv« heard your ion won A science prize in high school, and that he wrote the senior class .play." . "Wrote and produced it," the father said. Mark Richards was impatient. He pushed a phone toward bis superior. "This talk isn't getting ill aoiwbtrt. Can tip xour HA and make sure he's in Denver. Make sure he took that afternoon bus." Chief Hughes' face was colored with anger, but the blinking and sliding motion of his eyes betrayed another emotion. Nevertheless he snatched up the phone, gave the operator a Denver number. "Fine time of morning to phone," he grumbled. "Mind if we listen in?" Mark asked. "I insist on it." * a • A YOUNG-SOUNDING voice •^* on the Denver end of the line said, "Hello?" 'Tony?" "No. This is George. George Westrick." "Oh, yes, George. This is Mr. Hughes, Tony's father. Could I speak to Tony?" "I'll go see if he's in yet, Mr. Hughes. I don't think he is." "Go see," Hughes ordered. Jim and Mark exchanged glances during the few minutes' wait. The voice of George Westrick came back. "He's not in yet, Mr. Hughes. He went out to catch a late show and I guess he's not back yet." "A late show? Do you know what time it is?" "Yes, sir." "George, is Tony out playing poker again?" "Oh, no, Mr. Hughes. Nothing like that. He got back this afternoon on the bus as I guess you know. We sat around quite awhile after dinner and then Tony decided to go to a show." "But to was there this afternoon and evening?" "Oh, yes sir. He got back on the bus as you know." "Thank you, George. You mifht leave a message for Tony to call me when he comes in. I don't care what time It is." "Ill do that, Mr. Hughe*. Good night." A receiver was hung up quickly. im u* Mark Bichu* w«et back to the other office where Chief Hughes was just replacing his own receiver. "You heard everything?" "Yes." "I hope you're satisfied then,* Hughes said. "And now that's cleared up, IT oe getting along back to Ed Stone's. Shouldn't have left my wife alone there this long. T f Ed should wakft up a%ain, no telling what he'd do." As Hughes left t ,e room his eyes darted for a moment toward tl e piles of .anon He did not sa; anything but hurried out. Mark looked at Jim Dunn quizzically. "Good alibi," Jim said. 'If you want to believ. George." "Yeah," Richard said. 'Tf you believe George." "I xvondered if I was imagining things." "No. That Westrick boy was covering up for Tony, Jr. Something's going on, all right." "Poker, you think?" "Could be. Could be anything." "George Westrick," Jim said. "G. W. The initials on the pen." Mark Richards nodded slowly. "Of course, it could be coincidence." • * • ^FHE search of Eddie Stone's •*• room produced .no sign of any of the money. 1 either Mark nor Jim actually expected it would, yet the search was something which had to be done. There was a huge chest of mechanical toys. There : a single bed, a white dresser, a small bookcase filled with picture editions of fairy stories. * small radip still hummed with power although the station to which, it was tuned was off the air. Mark snapped off the radio after noting the station to which it was tuned. "We might get something from that. Time I mean, if he had a favorite program. No point in wasting any more energy here." 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