The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on September 1, 1953 · Page 11
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 11

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Tuesday, September 1, 1953
Page 11
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TUESDAY, SEPT. I, 19W BLTTHEVILLB (ARK.)' COURIER NBWf OUR BOARDING HOUSE — wlrti Motor HoopU r 1HE OLD OUT 00ft WAY By J. R. Williomi CH, rr* HAKD _ •SNKAK OUT WITHOUT FLIES, BUGS AfcJ* ELEMENTS WILL MESS IT UP ABOUT AS MUCH P06? MIM.SO IM HOCCXig 1 IT PE TILL, HE . iTSAacurrr AN'I CAM SET. OUT WITHOUT MESSIN' . n UP so MUCH.' UP/gLlT IT'S K>R FREE, 60 WHAT CAUl 1066? FUU SEAFOOD TURNOVER t THOUSKT YO) MISHT ENJOY.' IT'S COLD, BUT YOU CAM *^V"Z WARM IT AUD RE6TORE ITS APPETIZING HI Vy-v APPEAL. 1 CHRIS, we've 6OT THg LEAP i CANT wv THAT, BUT if IT'LL 6A5g K3K «WB PLgASg,eim..He WANTED TO 6ET S£KIOI# ANPI PIPKT; ¥01) ...HE WAS KIPNAPEPI FRECKLES AND HIS FRIENDS Near Winona, Ariz., there are caverns In which ice may be found six feet below the surface during the holiest months of the year. Lout T«rm FARM LOANS LOW RATE NO . FEES OR STOCK J. W. MEYER 1st National Bank Bldj. BlytheTllle, Ark. Phones: Office 2261 Residence 8667 in Association with IHI PRUDENTIAL INSUBA.NCE CO. OP AMERICA HOME OFFICE. NEWARK. N. Guaranteed Watch Repair $3.50 SfltCMj Your watch is disassembled, cleaned, pivots polished and hair-spring adjusted. Chronographs and automatics not included. 3 Day Service Thompson CrJil JEWELER Next Door to Wade Fnrn. Goggles that do not fog up in cold weather have been invented. Pace-fitting, the goggles have, attached to their upper rims, four condensers which remove the moisture from the air circulating in the eye cavities, cool the air, and return it to the eye cavitiei. Some currents in the ocean are producd by variations in density of the water, according to the Encyclopedia Britannica. KILLS IIHNStN GRASS, BERMUDA GRASS, and many other grasses <md weedi. Destroys weed roots . . . prevents regrowth. In convenient powder form; tasy to mix far vse as a spray. E. C. ROBINSON Bead Courier News Classified Ads. The Book Exchange offers To buy or trade your old booki. for sale, pood books at low prices. To order any new book for you. Boied greeting cards and gift wrap* pings. Unique place cardi made to order. Alex and Elizabeth Shelby 503 W. Main RADIATOR WORK • Boiled Out • Repaired • Flo Tested • Re-cored ALL WORK Gu»ranteefl Grovers Body & Radiator Shop 508 CI. Lake Ave. PJio. 6981 Television- Ton ite. Tomorrow WMCT, Memphis, Channel 5 TUESDAY NIGHT, SEPT. 1 6:00 6:30 1:00 7:30 8:00 8:30 9:00 9:30 9:55 10:00 10:30 11:30 11:35 11:80 Mirror Theatre Break the Bank Fireside Theatre Circle Theatre Fred Allen Boston Blackie Mr. It Mrs. North News Reporter Weather Famous Playhouse Larry Storch News Industry on Parade Sign Off FOR RENT MOVIE CAMERAS and PROJECTORS All New Kodak Equipment Offered in a Large Selection BARNEYS DRUG STORE 2006 W. Main Phone 3647 Beside the Laughing Water A Romance by LOUIS ARTHUR CUNNINGHAM , XXXI T ILITH waved to Gavin as he drove away and got an answering wave. "Oh," she muttered. "A little longer with him, a" few more questions, even another 'Is there something the matter, Lilith?'— and 1 think 1 should have been no longer able to keep from telling him. And it wouldn't be good for either of us. There's been such complete trust, but after this, if I should find out that I am right—" She went bapk to the reading of the pages, trying wilh all her might to pin her mind down to the work in hand, but it was no use. She knew she would have to give it up. She would take the pages back to the school with her and finish them there, after the confusion of her mind had settled, after the ringing echo of Alouetle had faded quite away. She gathered up the unread sheets and put them in her briefcase. She took the others up to his workroom and laid them on .his desk. She saw the big volume of Larousse. the French reference book, and remembered the*vords she wanted to check upon. Next to Larousse was a red leather folder beautifully hand-tooled and embossed and much too lovely for a woman to pass up. She reached for-it first and drew it down and opened it and it was as if she had picked up a white- hot stove lid and couldn't let it go. The too lovely, sensuous beauty, the thick black curls, the great dnrKly lashed eyes, the warm flowerlike mouth with its come- kiss-me curves— The face, even in the tinted plioto. seemed to smile mockingly at nor. to glont over her She stared at it. as if hypnotized, and it blurred and bcoun* clear again and blurred again. A shaft of sunlight shone upon it lite a spot—the kind that its original had always sought, and usually found, in night clubs and revues. She read the bold inscription at the bottom—"! would this night hedge thee within my arms. —Poppaea." She snapped the folder shut and thrust it back in its place beside Larousse. She had forgotten completely about Larousse, about everything else that did not belong to this dark moment. By the war memorial on the common she lingered for a while, idly reading the names of the dead, ending with that of Giles Wayland. • • • "VOU made a picture standing there—a lovely one—with that far-off look on your face and your head bent as if you were deep in prayer." It was Avis with the English setter, Pat, on a lead. She wore » scarlet lumberjack-shirt and gray slacks and her black hair and eyes gave her a Gypsy look. "I was . remembering Giles, wondering if I—" "I've often stood there mys«U and his name and wondered if I too had done the beet I could by him." "Yes, that's what I mean. It's awful to think you might have been Wrong, that you might have been too hasty, too slow to forgive and quick to condemn—" "Well, we all have that to reproach ourselves with, I guess- all of us women who have dealings with men, who love and are loved. But what's the use of reproaching ourselves or of regretting or speculating about it when it's all done?—'They shall not grow old.' I'll look in my mirror some day and see an old beat-up hag of a woman, but the man wlio looks over my shoulder —Uivt It oa» who lookj ow all our shoulders, you know—will still be young, fresh-faced and laughing." "Oh, I know all that—'and the worst friend and enemy is but death.' Sure, it's only a little while, Avis—but that little while can be so sweet and can have such wonderfully happy hours. And they are so few at best. It'» cruel when even the few are denied to so many. And these men had so little, Giles had so little—" "Even of you and me," murmured Avis. "1 miss Giles and have always missed him and always will. 1 have my dark moments—the days when 1 think I wasn't much of a wife, it's always so easy to think of the things you might have done—I could have tried harder when we started out. Perhaps then we could have made a go of things. But I dunno." "We seem to be sisters, you and I—" • • • "AN exclusive society, shall " we say, called 'Women Who Loved Giles.' No kidding, there were some others, weren't there?" "Yes—at least one. But I don't think she quite qualifies." "You mean she loved him not with > love like ours." "Definitely not like ours. Maybe—If you want to look at it one way—she loved him more deeply thin either of us. She loved him enough to lie, cheat, steal— do about anything—or is that love?" 'Sort of a.madness, I'd call it. You're talking about this Swart?" "No one else. And I wish I could forget her. I wish I had never seen her." «W-e-e-l-l! You do leel strongly on the subject of the luscioul Poppy? I gather she was quite a dish." "Topped with clotted cream, glace cherries, crushed pomegranate and nuts." "Nuts to her from us," 'Mia Avis inelegantly. "Want any help hating her, lister - under - the- skin?" "None whatever." IT. •• C«aUaiM« WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER * 7:00 Today 7:25 News 7:30 Today 7:55 News 8:00 Ding Dong School 8:30 Summertime USA 8:45 Arthur Godfrey 8:00 Hawkins Falls . . 8:15 The Bennetts 9:30 Strike It Rich 10:00 Shopping at Home 10:15 Love of Life 10:30 Search for Tomorrow 10:45 What's Your Trouble 11:00 Storyland j 11:15 Guiding Light ' 11:30 Garry Moore 12:00 Meditation 12:10 News 12:20 Farm News 12:30 Homemakers Program 1:00 Big Payoff 1:30 Welcome Travelers 2:00 On Your Account 2:30 Ladies Choice 3:00 Atom Squad 3:15 Gabby Hayes 3:30 Howdy Doody 4:00 Berl Olswanger 4:30 Industry On Parade 4:45 Hartoons 5:00 Flicker Comics 5:15 News 5:25 Weatherman 5:30 Eddie Fisher 5:45 News Caravan 6:00 I Married Joan 6:30 Music Hall 7:00 TV Theatre 8:00 Boxing 8:45 News Weekly 9:00 Ben Hecht Theatre 9:30 News Reporter 9:45 Tonight in Sporti 9:55 Weather 10:00 Big Town 10:30 Rocky King 11:00 News 11:05 City Hospital 11:35 Film Featurette 11:55 Sign Off Paris and Supplies for All Cars, Trucks and Tractors 55 S W if o i. p: s A I F TRUSSES Spring or Elastic Abdominal Belts Kirby Drug Stores e*n 1233 O WDOIOI iiiGfir nit IU erveibu AU.THC OCTAILS ABOUT Mf BUSTED ROMANOr WITH CAMOY WHEN Mr 6S-AN UP—-SORB WAS A NARROW SQtXMC / T. It fcf 0 t. Pit OK 1H3 hy MCA hntaf. W. "My daughter? Which one? The one who looks life* S ditch-digger?" Z/P/ WUATWERE YOU DOING INTHS BSSEMEOT? .- 1 HEY, NOT BAD! OULY TWO QU5SSE PRISCILL.A! MRS, BOTTS'S BABY ARRIVED LAST NISHTJ FLINT HASN'T WAN, VOU ^ SOT THE MON6 AIWTSONNA\ 9ELLE.WE FELEVE THIS JSEARCHED HIS BKP ASAIN&T) AWKTMENT ME, ARE YA?/ANC' OFFICE. MGU SAIP 5TAFE5 WOOLP HAVE THAT LEAVES JUSTOM6 THE MONEY— BUT HE PIPNT IT WHEN LEO ANP I TOOK CAKE OP HM. BLWE51 0KW,CHIM...I FIGURED >(ou ' R E GECKO'S WEW^NP Wt\S VEMt? WHV BECWJ5E I HOPED VOU'RE GECKO? INELL,KMZ.L. SQUEMWTO TH DIDN'T VOLJ } DELIVER If WITHOUT/I'M GECKO! 5KS 60 UWSnm SKMG KWOWWG'. STEP OVER NIGHf? y\IMI 1MOK MJD KlkRU \HERE, WOO A.KE IM JML FOR THE ' v MURDER OF JORPOU COP5...TOIP 'EM WHERE VOL) M7ACKEP KEHIER'S PNRTV,..M)D THEY'RE HOT ON SOUR TRAIL! TKEGMJS CMIT.ESCM>& BUT YOU WIGHT, MON6...USIiuS ElkSI THINKS F\6T,.TRVIM6 TO KECML THE BV THE THU65 WHO '.1MIMP Hltt IU TOWN. HE^ PROPS HIS GUKKP. WHY DID ! HAVE TO MEET UP WITH THM HORRIBLE OSCAR BOOM PERSON? WHAT DID I EVER DO TO DESERVE SUCH A MISERABLE FATE? OKAY! r SOT A NSW POLICY...NEVER CAN r INTEREST VA IN SOME O' MY JUNK • -ER -MERCHANDISE TDAY ? ft MWbS OT VUWftS BV Wt Cftri CIK VVi VOOT BVOVOtNG TOWARD

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