The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on August 26, 1953 · Page 11
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August 26, 1953

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 11

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, 'ATKJ. W, WBI OUR IOARDING HOUSE — with Major Hoopb "BUT BLTTHBTTLLl (ANC.T COTTRTBTl HEWS EWE I'M CtKIOUS AB00T WHAT DISH YOUAIMTOASWM8L6.' 6SAD,TWISS« I HOPE TH0S6 ^g _.--.-. .,-.--... EFUL FOR OUSMTA DROP THIS AND START MY 0WM OLYMPIC REPAST/— I'M RSALLY ^- FLOUTING OME OF ' .THE CARDlMAL PRINCIPLES OF. JHE CHEF'S ART, A DRATTED HCSSE op MYSELF/ LlKeAN MITATION 1 TOAl-J •y J. R. Williams FRECKLES AND HIS FRIENDS r WAS RJL ANP KNOW IT! you WANTEP TO STEAL WEDIDNT EXPECT OTTO eiw AWW, JIMW. BUT you WONT DO THAT ftSAIN! UNPEKTANDAFEW ! you ANP KEBAE PELlB- THI* 14 KID- NAPINS.'YOU CANT FORCE ME TO BP/W EXPERIMENTS! There is no town of Jamestown, "Va., site of the first perman-nt English World. settlement In the New LonfTirm FARM LOANS LOW RATK NO FEES OR STOCK J. W. MEYER 1st N.tfonal Bank.Bldg. Blythetille, Ark. Phones: Office 2261 Residence «667 in ASJOctation with THI PRUDENTIAL INSUKANCf CO. OF AMERICA HOME OfTICL NCWARK. N. jk Guaranteed Watch Repair 8p«eW J's.jU Sour watch li disassembled, cleaned, pivots pol-' Ished and h»lr-spring adjusted. Chronographs and automaUci not Included. 3 Day Service Thompson CJu JEWELER ext Dnor to Wade Firn. Large scale production of pure rare earths, 15 hard - to - separate metallic elements, is promised through development of a new extraction method. The purity- of the final product is not as great as by the iron exchange method, but the new process works much faster. In pioneer days, Americans had to supply their own' leather. Pork is the most popular meat in the American diet, according to the Encyclopedia Britannica. Read Courier News Classified Ads. For Fine Foods, Choose PICKARD'S GROCERY & MARKET Nationally Advertised it Fancy Groceries We Deliver Call In 2043 Come In 1044 Chick. FUEL OIL G. 0. POETZ Oil CO. "/ Sell Thpt Stuff" Phone 2089 Office & Bulk Plant- Promised Land Beside the Laughing Water A Romance by LOUIS ARTHUR CUNNINGHAM mi t, HCA snvta. i_ which children sometimes love two (motheri or,two lathers, get along | quite well with the dual parent! hood but never know the blessed security that is in the hearts of I the children where the mother and father keep their love strong and steady and sure. i "Maybe you wouldn't' have liked me so much as you think Peg. That was one of the things 1 was uncertain about, I recall And one I fearad. How 1 wa: going to face not only Avis, but two children like you and Rowan who would resent me and always look on me as an interloper." "It wouldn't have been like We all would have loved But anyway, it wasn't to that. you. be. was it? I hope you'll find all you lost with Gavin. You like Gavin a lot, don't you? May 1 see your ring? I know you have it. for I sawhim looking at rings in Birk's and he spied me and got red." i Lilith took the emerald from ithe little silver coffer where she ,'kept some rings and bracelets and a cameo that had belonged ' to her mother. She slipped the lovely emerald in its red gold setting onto her finger. The girl's eyes shone. "Oh, it's lovely. It's like green fire. I hope 1 shall have one someday." i Lilith smiled at her. "Avis told me y6u had decided not to marry — ever. Have you changed 'your mind?" The white checks flushed. She laughed i.hen. "Oh, 1 don't know. You ' make up your mind that you'll be a nurse or a business executive or a scientist and that that will be enough for you without men, but all the time you're thinking of someone — you don't even know what he looks like — who may come along and— bang! —there goes the ball game." "That's the way it i*. Appar- ently it's a game that has no rules, no fixed laws, and it can hurt you or make you the happiest person in the world." "It's made you very happy, I know." "Yes. It's all right now. Last night it wasn't so good. I thought I'd spoiled a lot of lovely things. And today wasn't much better— until you came. You've made it all perfect again, Peg. I should never want to lose your friendship. It was really the flrst one ] made in this country and I treasure it." "You kept my sketch—the one I made of you." She got up cars- fully and walked over to the book shelves. "I did have you about right too, didn't I? Old Hawkshaw Peggy. 1 wondered what you were up to—a she- wolf in lambskin or, better, a butterfly disguised as a moth." • • • «T WAS being Lilith Graeme, teacher )f English ati'fedge- mere School for Girls — simply that. I'd long since ceased being Lesley Gray anyhow. Maybe I overplayed the school teacher Dusiness, but you see 1 was new lere and ftrst impressions are the thing. You know—" She laughed —"we redheads are handicapped in a way . If we have even (air looks along with the crown of gold, other women tend to dis- :rust us and start tightening the reins on their menfolk. It seems to me 1 heard one of my students putting forth the thesis that red- leads have been the most famous women of history—" Pegdaughed too. "Yes, and of course'you were right about the bad hats being redheads too. Still. 1 like being one. don't you? was foing to use some henna for the show but I'm not sure—'' "Oh, no! Your hair Is lovely it Is. ust the And .the thing. 1 upsweep is wore mine >ullcd tight in a knot for tht limi I played Diana. It gave rne a headache." There was no trouble with Avis either. They did not meet until the next day at the noonday meal. Avis sat down breezily beside her and gave her a slanted look and a sly grin. "I believe you aed my rising young Bernhardt havs become bosom buddies once more. She came home last night full ol tea and looking ali starry-eyed again. She really has aa awful crush on sou and C'm glad she got over her tizzy. You did sort of knock us off our stilts, you know. For a brief while I even debated with myself whether or not I'd keep you on my list of persons privileged to hear my puns." "I'm glad you decided in my favor. Avis." • • • «JT wasn't hard. Gavin helped along. The way he feels about you, nothing you ever did in your young life could make the least bit of difference. You might have gone around poisoning babies or burning down homes for the aged and Gavin would think it wonderful. So who am I to take umbrage—isn't that a tall one?—at you iusl because for a while you were engaged to the man I married! You didn't take him from me, you know." "I'm aware of that. And I'm glad. But do you really think a woman ever 'takes' a man away from another? It seems to me the man usually doesn't need taking. He's quite ready to go." "Oh. no. some of the dear lambs are really lured away by she wolves." Avis rattled on all through the meal and when. they left the commons showed her the new variety of trumpei daffodils in the garden old Joe PascoCy the gardener, had developed. She skipped from gardens to Giles in her easy, babbling brook fashion: "You know, much as 1 like you, 1 can't see that you and old Giles would ever have made a go of it of » chap, even when him." Oh. he was a poach 1 always though' so 1 most wanted to kill Television— Tonite, Tomorrow WMCT. Memphis. Channel 5 Wednesday Night, August 26, 1953 6:00 I Married Joan 6:30 Music Hall 7:00 TV Theatre 6:00 Boxing 8:45 News Weekly 9:00 Film Featurett* 9:30 News Reporter j 9:45 Tonight in Sports 9:55 Weather 10:00 Big Town 10:30 Rocky King 11:00 News 11:05 City Hospital 11:35 FTim Peaturetle 11:55 Sign Off THURSDAY, AUGUST Vt, 1953 7:00 Today 7:25 News 7:30 Today 1:55 News 8:00 Ding Dong School 8:30 Arthur Godfrey 9:00 Hawkins Palls 9:J5 The Bennetts 9:30 Strike It Rich 10:00 Shopping- at Home 10:15 Love of Life 10:30 Search for Tomorrow 10:45 The Christophers 11:00 Storyland 11:15 Guiding Light 11:30 Oarry Moore 12:00 Meditation 12:10 News 12:20 Farm News 12:30 Homemakers Program 1:00 Break the Bank 1:30 Welcome Travelers 2:00 On Your Account 2:30 Secrets of Glamour 2:45 Ladies Choice 3:00 Atom Squad 3:15 Gabby Hayes 3:30 Howdy Doody 4:00 Berl Olswnnger 4:30 Wild Bill Hickok 5:00 Flicker Comics 8:15 News 5:25 Weatherman 6:30 Eddy Arnold 5:45 News Caravan 6:00 Best of Groucho 6:30 TV Theatre 7:00 Dragnet 7:30 Thentre 8:00 Martin Kane 8:30 Foreign Intrigue 9:00 Pentagon Confidential 9:30 News Reporter 9:45 Tonight in Sports 9:55 Weather 10:00 Playhouse of Stars 10:30 Arthur Murray 11:05 News 11:10 Film Featurette 11:50 Sign Off (T« ttt Continued) Paris and Supplies for All Cars, Trucks and Tractors W H 0 L K S A I, KILL JOHNSON GRASS with Sodium Chlorate, n% pirel Fine treated for drj application. (12.50 per 1M It*. A. H. WEBB CULVERT TILE CO. Hiwa; 61. 8tat« Un. rh Mil I'veaor CONNECTIONS, CANDV. WITH proptfc WHO CAN DO ICO soMeeooo- FEOM NOW ON YOU CAN OtoLK Me COWM FOR AU-YOUE.SPARE TIME/ JUST-THINK, DUW.SY, IF I HADNT MEr "itW 1 MISMT HAVE RU»>)ef> MV WHOU; WASTINS IT ON A N080DY U«e FRECKLES/ TAKE MY UNCLE RODNEY WHO RUMS MODEL AGENCY IN OJICAQO ONE WORD FROM Me AND--- "You're both mixed up! The hott«st day wasn't th« year the old depot burned—it was a year later, Doc, when you treated Clem here for the hive*!" IM SOUR/, WE'LL JUST HAVE ID WAIT, BILLY.. .THE BARLOWS' LINE IS BUSY.., —^THEY MUST BE HAVING QUITE \ T^TX CONVERSATION/ ° NO MORE SLIP-UPS... THIS TIME IT HAS TO BE THE REAL M'-COY.' ALL. YOU'LL HAVE TO DO IS BE A PAL TO YOUR BOY! WILL YOU TAKE ME, MR. BOTTS? POP'S ALWAYS TOO TIRED TAKE HIM ON HIKES AND TO BALL GAMES FLINT AL.L KIOHT AMP IF TO5E GUYS WIT' HIM ARE TRUE- PEN (AY NAME WN'T LOUIE I'LL PO LIKE HE SAIP ANP CALL PA COF"S! TH14 WAY, GENTLEMEN -AFTER WE'VE t THIS \6 THE SULTAN'5 HAREW WHERE PELLE WORKS' WHAT'S THE 6A6? THAT SELLE HA* TUB MONEY? SHALL WE 9TEf INSIPE FORTHi PTOOF? KH, THIS REEL 0' WIRE-15 ML I WANT! CHARLIE, HONf, SMS JERK TRIED TO eer IT TODKV! BUT SHE PEMI6D UMIIU6 IT *IH6M HE COULDMT PROUg w^s WITH KEHLEK& FIRIAI HIM PLENTY ttNPi VvK. KEHLEK. WikKUW CHASE- WILD GOOSES! SW THEY GO BLWUM OFF,,.. WHATEVER THW MEMO! THEYRE PART 0 GECKUS SWJS,., IAUST BE HOLD- IW6 KEHLER. IM THE i kND WADE UK, TELL WHERE THE WIE6 IMEf FAILED 10tsBI' \ 1HI5 WK*,,, »MID HOW THEVR-- 3M*EMK.m;. eOlMS.BXCKTOWUL /TAKE BEFORE MTU MM! WHICH "RWt DID ,H£V Tf '.£,? GOSH, OSCAR, ICOULPN7 LET IM SET OUT OF HERB KNOWING WIAT HE DOES...WE'D ALL WIND UP BEHIND ...BECAUSE IVE GOT A HUNCH THE SHYSTER'S GOING TO / VOU MAKE MY LIFE A J- FEEL AU. WELL, I'LL'TELL-iOU, DOC, WERE GOING TO TAKE AWFULLY GOOD CARE OF OUR MR. BLAIR... 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