The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on August 25, 1953 · Page 9
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 9

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TUESDAY, AUG. 25, 1953 BLYTHKVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE NINE BVD TOMORROW! VALUES GALORE IN 60 BLYTHEVILLE STORES! Wednesday Is m REUNION IN VIENNA — Edgar Sanders, British businessman freed from a Red Hungarian prison, is reunited in Vienna with his wife, Winifred. Sanders was jailed in 1949 along with Robert Vogeier on charges of., spying. Vogeier was released more than a year ago. Sanders was freed after his wife sent an appeal for clemency to Hungarian President Istvan Dobi. (AP Wirepholo via radio from London) .. DRESSED UP FOR THE BIRDIE — .While a young camera fan (left) winds his film after recording the event, Bing Crosby (right) dressed in gay tartan shorts, walks across a golf course in Wenatchee, Wash, with his partner. Jack 1 Westland. Bing and Westland, U. S. Amatuer champ, teamed up against Eddie Drapper of Setattle and . Bruce Cudd of Portland in a charity match. Drapper and Cudd won the match 2 and J. Crosby shot a 79, Westland a 72. (AP Wirepholo). Mine-Detecting Dogs SINGAPORE (P) — The British Army has discovered that trained dcgs can detect non-metallic mines ..where machines cannot. .Dogs, for use as mine-detectors, he added, get the same training as the dogs used in"*hunting truffle, a •vfcind of mushroom, in France. Top Students Strain Eyes VANCOUVER WP) — It has been fcund that the top fourth of the students in any class have the poorest vision of the whole class. Dr. Ian Evans of Prince George said at th? British Columbia Optometric Association's convention here. Delicious Lumber EAST LAKE SHORE, Mont. (Fl — Black bears scout for sweet cherries along East Shore of Flathead Lake. While waiting for the cherries to ripen, the bears don't appear to be too choosey about their diet. One even tried to take a chunk put of the corner of z new house belonging to Orville Walker. Sectional Snakebite , LEAVENWORTH, Kan. lift — Leo I Zimmerman of near Levenworth was bitten by part of a snake. The 42-year-old man was stacking bales of newly cut hay when he was struck; near the elbow Fellow workmen found the head and- sijt Inches of the body of a copperhead in one of the bales, Zirr merman recovered. Out Cold! HASTINGS, Neb. W> —. A Hastings parent ran out to help his six-year-old who had just fallen five feet to the ground from a trellis, and asked: "Are you all right?" "No, Daddy," the child gasped, 'I'm unconscious." Whitewash by the Book DUBOQUE, la. (« _ Girls here are proving better than the boys at "whitewashing" a fence. The fence is a miniature cardboard affair in the Dubque public library. Each child is assigned one picket, and for each book he reads during the summer he is given a small white square of paper to paste on his board. About 15 books "paint" one board. There probably is no life, animal or vegetable on the moon. HORNY HEADDRESS-This horned load iinds the forehead of Gary Schultze, of Brooklyn, N. Y., a good place to rest. A member of Boy Scout Troop 12, Gary sot his pet at (he National Boy Scout Jamboree in California. He gave a Texas Scout four Brooklyn Scout meri catches lo get the load. BVD 1939 '41 '45 '50 '51 '52 '53 CHEMICALS UP — Above Newschart shows how sales of chemicals have risen in the U. S. from 1939 to the present. Starting with a low of about $4 billion in 1939, sales rose steadily only leveling off in 1952. It is estimated that the 1953 figure will approach the $19 billion mark, high point for the period. 1939 •45 '50 '51 '52 '» MORE POWER-The U. S, i.-lectric power plants which had a generating capacity of G'.' million kilowatts in 1950, nov are capable of producing 8-: million kilowatts. Newscharl shows how generating capacity has increased from 1939 to the present time. Follow The Leader! 1950 FORD CLUB COUPE Noble Gill Pontiac, Inc. "Your Pontiac Dealer" 5tfi & Walnut Ph on » 6817 Your Advertising Dollar Reaches More for Less! AM KLCN Over 2,000,000 Persons Can Hear About BVD Over KLCN FM Gas has got it! A MUCH V ALUE FOR YOUR COOKING CHEATING . . . and Natural Gas is Naturally Better Ark-Mo. Power Co. All Roads Lead to Blyfhevilie $100 in Prizes lo Be Awarded Nothing to Buy-No Obligation Just Register at Any Firm Displaying the BVD Label J. C. HIGGINS 10-INCH SIDE WALK BIKE Regular $15.95 Value BVD SPECIAL SEARS CATALOG SALES OFFICE 217 W. Main Phone 8131 BVD Surprise Special SEE WHAT YOU CAN BUY AT THE DARLING SHOP For • Over 100 Different Items • All Values to $3.00 • First Come - First Served 10 Ibs. DOMINO OR GODCHAUX SUGAR BVD DAY SPECIAL 89 c KROGER ONE GROUP BLOUSES Originally 3.95 and Some 5.95 BVD SPECIAL The Accessory Shop 123 North Broadway GET READY FOR COLD WEATHER 10% Reduction ON ALL Perfection Gas Heaters & Ranges On BVD Aug. 26 Hubbard Hardware Co. 213 W, Mqin Chenille Solid White and Solid Colors . . . Rounded Corners — Closely Tufted Vertical Wave Background wilh Elaborate Sculptured Border Design Outlining top of bed ! 1 ! BVD SPECIAL Bed Spreads 00 Twin or Full BVD Special for Kids! MOVIE Children, accompanied by their parents, may pick up theater tickets at any slore participating in BVD. These tickets, with <lc, will adrait any child to the RITZ Wednesday afternoon. BYD SPECIALS 2 AM & FM Radio-Phonograph Combinations Reg. $219.95 ea. BVD Only $150 Eo. One Firestone Upright Vacuum Cleaner Reg. $79.95 BVD Only $50 1 Westinghouse Hand Vacuum Cleaner Reg. $24.95 BVD Only $15.95 FIRESTONE 207 W. Main

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