The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on June 23, 1954 · Page 6
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June 23, 1954

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 6

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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 23, 1954 BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE ELEVEN OUR BOARDING HOUSE - with Major Hoopie OUT OUR WAY By J. R Williams MS' SS?Ag 15 TWO-AM'-A- you OPENJ AMP CLOSE A VALVE A BOX OF CRACKER JACK IN YOUR, ROCKET SHOUL17 CARRV SOL).' TOisiiSHT, t/v\ WJP&JOtot. A C-MOTg AMC? TCMATO WICHE& C OF TH5 THOROUGH-/ *,--..„ gREO 5P0RT OF K:iNi6S-*~ n cF 5Hc OUR GAINS/ I COLLECT A^ EVcM FOR MY MEHTOrt SAHARA WALL- SAHARft WALLFLOWEg »*-S° ALL ME YOURP CARES (POSITIVELY ABOUT AK£ THOSEjUNtY/ CRATT INVENTIONS WMEM A FELLOW LEMDS A 6IRL HIS COLLECTION OF PLATTER POPS HE'S GOTTA BE<5ONE WITH ROMANCE/ I HEAR NUTTY COOK 15 REAL 6ONE ON PAT OWEN/ Television — Tonight Tomorrow — WMCT Channel 5, & WHBQ Channel 13 WMCT Channel I Wednesday Night, June 23 8:00 This Is Your Life 8:30 Playhouse 8:00 Favorite Story 9:30 News 9:45 Clete Roberts 10:00 Soundstage 10:30 News 10:40 Weatherman 10:45 Adventure 11:00 Big Plcturs 11:30 Sign Off Thursday. June, 24 5:50 Meditation 6:00 Today 6:25 News 6:30 Today 6:55 News 7:00 Today 7:25 News 7:30 Today 7:55 News 8:00 Ding Dong School 8:30 Betty White Show 8:55 Charm with Cathy 9:00 Home Show 10:00 Bride and Groom 10:15 Hawkins Falls 10:30 Shopping at Home 11:00 Storyland 11:15 3 Steps to Heaven 11:30 Homemakers Pro. gram 12:00 News 12:15 Farm News 12:30 Channel Five Club 1:00 Mrs. U. S. A. 1:30 Ask Washington 2:00 Welcome Travelers 2:30 On Your Account 3:00 Pinky Lee Show . 3:30 Howdy Doody 4:00 Berl Olswanger 4:15 Armchair Adventure 4:30 Lash of the West 4:45 Flicker Comics 5:00 Captain Video 5:15 Interesting Person 5:25 Weatherman 5:30 Dinah Shore 5:45 News Caravan 6:00 Groucho Marx 6:30 I Led 3 Lives 7:00 Dragnet 7:30 Theatre 8:00 March of Medicine 1:30 Edward Arnold Show 9:00 Playhouse of Stars 9:30 News 9:45 Street Corner, USA 10:00 Rocky King 10:30 News 10:40 Weatherman 10:45 Adventure 11:00 Film Feature 11:30 Sign Off WHBQ Cbannel 13 Wednesday Nifht, June 23 8:00 Godfrey and Friends 7:00 Strike .it Rich 7:30 I've Got a Secret 8:00 Blue Ribbon Bouts 8:45 Do You Know Why 9:00 Sportsman's Club 9:15 Sports Time 9:30 Ray Bolger 10:00 Weather 10:05 News ' , 10:15 Late Show Thursday, June 24 6:00 Morning Show 7:55 News 8:00 Arthur Godfrey 9:30 Strike it Rich 10:00 Valiant Lady 10:15 Love of Life 10:30 Search for To'row '.0:45 Guiding Light 11:00 Kitchen Magic 11:25 News 11:30 Garry Moore 12:00 House Party 1:00 Big Payoff 1:30 Lady of the Houst 1:45 Bob Crobsy 2:00 Brighter Day 2:15 Secret Storm 2:30 Robert Q. Lewis 3:00 Early Show 4:15 Exercise with Joye 4:30 Western Theater 5:00 Mar s Patrol 5:30 News 5:45 Summer Holiday 6:00 Mr. McNutley 6:30 Four Star playhouse 7:00 Video Theater 7:30 Big Town 8:00 Death Valley Days 8:30 Place the Face 9:00 The Web 9:30 Dr. I. Q- 10:00 Weather 10:05 News 10:15 Do You Know Why 10:20 Late Show Political Announcement The Courier News is authorized to announce the following candidate for the Preferential Primary July 27. For State Representative Mississippi County • EL H. (Buddy) Howard We Service All Makes Commercial Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Bill's Refrigeration Service i337 Birch Phone 3-6986 JOHNSON GRASS KILLER 99% Pure Sodium Chlorate 700 Lb. Drum 12 Webb Culvert Tile Co. Highway 61 at State Line Phone OSborae 3-8414 TAKE IT HOME! One Quart $100 Italian Spaghetti ... Razorback Drive-In Paint Closeout Many Types and Color* i Price Hubbard Hard wart Widest part of South America is the 3300 miles from the east coast of Brazil to the we^t coast of Peru. rom.pt DELIVERY SERVICE Phone 3-4507 Hours: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. with Delivery to 7 p.m. WOODS DRUG STORE 221 West Main St TAKE IT HOME! 1/2 Fried $100 CHICKEN Razorback Drive-In EXPERT WATER PUMP REFAIR Hubbard Hardware Phone 2-2015 by H#nry Crtgor felted' t 1953 br Hc»7 Cn^or fthm, fri»tW (IT a fikSdnn, Imtim Hoot, Iff. ttttrAfttJ kf NtA Serrick. OD XXVII '"PHE policeman stepped back and looked at Ricky's coupe with a critical ey«. "Not fancy, but not too bad," he said. "It has possibilities." Ricky watched the policeman carefully, wondering what be was talking about. "It hasn't been in the papers yet," the policeman said, standing by Ricky's window, "but around Thanksgiving the Allied Auto Council is going to sponsor a hot-rod show here. The idea is to build up the constructive side of the interest you kids have in hopping up cars. There'll be prizes for the best engines, the best design and all that Interested?" "Sounds right down my alley," Ricky said, as the idea began to burn inside him. "We want to get kids from all over the state to enter," the policeman added. "And from the people who come, we might have the beginning of a state hot-rod organization that would keep the sports angle and get rid of the recklessness." "Where do I sign uo?" The policeman laughed. "I'll take your name and see that you get on the list. One thing, though. In order to qualify for the show, you've got to have a clean record. Any moving violations between the time you sign and the show, and you're out" "Don't worry about that," Ricky'said earnestly. "If you knew what a big chance. . . . You see, I'm going to go into business doing ... I'll keep clean. And how!" "Fine," the police officer s«id, Teaching into the coupe to give .Ricky a friendly pat on the •houlder. "We'll look for you." He turned away to go back to lUs prowl car. . Ricky caught a flash of moving yellow behind the policeman. ,11 was Link's convertible, moving put dowlf M Link looked toward Ricky with a mocking grin on his face. After Link came Chub . . and Sherm! With his DTA sticker on the windshield. "DICKY sat back with his shoulders sagging as the policeman walked away. Suddenly he hit the steering wheel with his fist. "That dumb Sherm!" "What's the matter. Ricky?" Sharon hadn't noticed the "other Dellville cars. "Just as we're getting somewhere. . . Sherm's up ahead with Link and Chub, and he's got a DTA sticker on his car If he gets in any trouble, what will that make us look like?" "Sherm doesn't mean any harm." "I'd like to warn him," Ricky said. "But I don't know where they're going, and I don't dare try to catch them." "He'll be all right, Ricky." "I wouldn't put it past Link to figure out something, just so the DTA would get a bad name. He's got Sherm along for a purpose." Ricky started his car and drove slowly toward the drive-»in movie, looking for his friends. He didn't have to look long. Several blocks on they came out of a side street, and fell in behind him. Ricky laughed, relieved. "They're following us," Sharon said. "Yeah. I know Link's idea. He thinks he'll stick with us and spoil our date. But this is one time I'm glad to s«* him try-" When Ricky turned in at the drive-in, his friends were right behind him. He picked an open row, so they could come up on both sides of him. Sherm looked shame-faced as Ricky opened the door of his car and slid in beside him. "Hi, Rick. We thought we'd keep you company/' Thai's all right with me." Ricky laid. He moved closer to Sbtrm, grabbing hi» big friend i oy me arm. "i just - T ant to ten you one thing, Sherm, You're carrying the DTA sticker. The cops know about it They're beginning to respect it, too. If you get in any trouble while you're carrying that sticker, I'll wring your big neck. It would mean the end of our club." "I wouldn't do anything to hurt the club," Sherm protested. "Don't let Link suck you into anything." "I gotta follow him if I'm with him, Ricky. You know that." "Then don't be with him. Be with me Follow me." "You've got a date." "You bet I have," Ricky said. "Right around Thanksgiving. Arid 1 aim to keep it Now look . " "The movie's starting," Sherm said. "It's the cartoon. Shut up." Sherm was staring intently at the huge screen Ricky slid his hand cautiously along the dash until his fingers closed around Sherm's keys. He pulled the ignition key and withdrew his hand. "See you later. Sherm." • * • "DICKY walked back to his car, slipping Sherm's keys in his pocket There was more than one way to protect the good name of the DTA, • *"I thought you were never coming back," Sharon said. "I had to straighten Sherm out" Ricky looked from left to right Chub was parked close on bis left, Link to the right Instead of watching the screen they were staring into the coupe. "Picture's up ahead," Ricky t said to Chub. Chub grinned. "Might be a better show in your coupe." Ricky slumped behind his wheel. "I'm getting tired of those guys. For two cents I'd " "Don't let them get your goat." Sharon said. "They'll get tired of being pests if we ignore them." "Next thing I put on this coupe will be Venetian blinds," Ricky said savagely. "Watch the movie," Sharon said soot'Mngly, "That's what we came for " (T« Be NOW OPEN IN OUR New Location So. Hiway 61—Blytheville SM fnTMAT TR ESSfjCO. Expert Service In All Types Of Upholstery. • Furniture • Automobile • Mattresses Tailormade Seat Covers Mattresses Made to Order Truck Seats Rebuilt & Covered Smith Mattress Co. 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