Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on January 2, 1971 · Page 16
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B-4 Alton Evening Telegraph Saturday, Jan. 2, 1971 THE JACKSON TWINS By Dick Brooks HUCPV, ( JULIA PI-ON AMBULANCE HURRY/ COC3NEP OF PINE AN SOVE6OPY UNPLLK3GEC 1 THE 'LECTCIC W C?E ' YES. ITS OLP HE'S BEEN HIPIN' VGA5P) I IN OUC? HUT CGA5P1 IN THE J HE'S WOODS BflClfOF DIAAEY'S MOOSE By Bob Weber I THINK SOAAE OF THOSE ANTS AREA ESCAPING FROfA VOOR ANT FAR/v\ \ AMD TORN ING OP IN THE KITCHEN.' ) "+^_ -~s^ WELL, SOME OF THEN\ AREN'T HAPPY IN THERE, AAON\ r AFTER AUL...- - - . J ...HOW VA \ GONNA KEEP E/AA DOWN ON TME _y FARNA?. T 1-7. THE WIZARD OF ID By Parker and Hart LANCELOT By Coker & Penn XtV^ «^K / H&S,\.OK\! \ -v ^ ^.Ol ( WATCH THI& /•V M ',/i> ~V7 FANCH*, 7 \QrI )^-u ^KiiMft/ Ir^fi^ }\ WW V'tf . n j/ 4ifM ^V/Yr&^^iAX \ N liT| V^ • x fe/ ^ ^ wvmM^ ^T/\F i fou'Re OKM, wics-e-te / A /, v^i ir? LEFT 6KI. IF VCtJ'KE . RIGHT. TIGER By Bud Blake THE SMITH FAMDLY By Mr. and Mrs. Gborge Smith JEFF COBB By Peter Hoffman CLAliia.1 KERRY DRAKE By Alfred Andriola ;-.-••..-.••.•;.'»•'.• :..;;.•;«;-• •;•«•:•. <a».- esa:.':.«..•.....•.:«».•.:.•..•. or.:. •..-.:.•. .vi By A. LKOKUM INTERESTING MEN OF HISTORY JESSE JAMES Jesse James was one of the most notorious ''bad men" in the history of the American West. He was the leader of a ruthless gang that stole thousands of dollars in a series of daring robberies. Innocent people were often the victims of his shootings. For years he lived as an outlaw with a price on his head. Jesse James has become a legend, and his deeds, some real and some invented, are part of the folklore of America. James was probably the most courteous bandit in history. He was soft-spoken and intelligent. Some of his frequent kindnesses and funny pranks won him a place in the hearts of law-abiding citizens. Jesse James was born in Missouri on September 5, 1847. His father, a Baptist minister, died when Jesse was a boy. During the Civil War, Missouri was on the side of the North, but when Jesse was only 16, he joined an outlawed band of Confederate raiders who attacked Union forces. At the close of the war Jesse James was living as a highwayman. He led a gang of bandits in daring crimes that shocked the country. The band held up banks, trains, and stagecoaches. Jesse James terrorized the countryside, but managed to escape the law. In 1881 Jesse bought a home in St. Joseph, Missouri. He grew a beard and changed his name to Tom Howard: For a while he lived quietly with his family and two members of his gang. On the morning of April 3, 1882, he was shot in the back of the head by one of these men, Bob Ford, who wanted to get a $10,000 reward that had been offered. Jesse was buried in the yard of the old family home. MOTHER! WHAJ^f By Greig Flessel DAVID CRANE By George Sixta By Ted Shearer STOMACHACHE, LkSH.. WHAT KINPA CAKE IS THIS.,? WANNA TR/ CAKE HENRY By Carl Anderson True Life Adventures FUN TIME The Chuckle Box Teacher: Every day we breathe oxygen. What do we breathe at night? Billy: Nitrogen? Teacher: How old would a person be who was born in 1915? Jack: Man or woman? DID YOU KNOW? . 2. HI.SRACIE.' WHAT ARE J WR. D-D-DRAKE / VOU DOING SHIVERING XVOU MUSTN'T SO i-MY HUSBAND AND MORf?AL.'..I..IHEA(?P OUT HERE 1 IN THE COLD?.. \ NEAR OUR PIACE THEM PLANNING ITJNNY BUSINESS By Roger Bollen For the Head Answer to Previous Puzzle MUST MOW 5-. HlwHEK TO cSET WHAT UTTLE TSAKK JS X.ET=T. 1-7 LITTLE PEOPLE'S PUZZLE ACROSS 1 Head cover 4 Turkish cloth head covering 7 Cloche, for instance 10 Operatic solo 11 Hail! 12 Roman poet 14 New York baseball team 15 Beverage 1C Rowing paddles 17 Braying implement 33 Social insect 34 Steamer (ab.) 36 College official 37 Arikaran Indian 38 Card game 39 Toothed wheels 40 French coin 41 Collection of sayings 42 English head covering 45 Moslem headdress SHOUT RIBS By Frank O'Neal PCoBABty HAVING A WITM1HE r3Ut TME KING JUST R30WNEP/ WINTHROP By Dick Cavalli I'/tt JU£r I'cJOIEI IV Ol^^L'R A now-born cnlf is usually so small that even a boy fan pick il up. In 1SI52 a calf was born in Devon, Midland that sel a ruconl for si/.e. It woi^hed 172 pounds at birth! A n s w c r to yesterday's PU//IO Box: Southeast. You can check this on a map. 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