The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on June 30, 1954 · Page 15
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June 30, 1954

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 15

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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 30,1954 BLYTHEVTLLE (ARK.) COURIER NEW* OUR BOARDING HOUSE — with Mqjor HoopU By J. R Williams OUT OUR WAY L7UC3 ini3 mc<-u>*T w^i>i i vcLL.tt r ,. c , O |,^/ uJU-M T ME Y0D HAVE "THIS 5T£RLI^6 #-^ , ~^ HeNl l >M AP IM CUSTODY'-~ wuv $ TOLT > H1NA l WA$ A <^ lf4 l?/£v?i D 04AMPIOM A PLUMSER °^ W WAV IS A\Y OLD CHftMPlOM J \ g^ TO 5kASwAy ^ { Q ALASKAJO PICK ' \f YOU < HIM/ BKCUED FROM THE CH^K- Political WHBQ Channel 13 WMCT Channel 5, Ix YAll • • ™ XV ). 3 'Aunt Kate always arranges the seating at reunions—sh» knows which ones of the family are mad at each other. "You a»k her—I haven't got the ntrvtl' Television — Tonight Tomorrow WMCT Channel 5 Wednesday Night. June 30 6:001 Married Joan 6:30 Superman 7:00 TV Theatre 8:00 This Is Your Lile 8:30 Playhouse 9:00 Favorite Story 9:30 News 9:45 Clete Roberts 10:00 Soundstage 10:30 News 10:40 Weatherman 10:45 Adventure 11:00 Big Picture 11:45 Sign Off . Thursday. July 1 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 9:00 Home Show 10:00 Bride & Groom 10:15 11:00 11:15 11:30 12:00 12:15 12:30 1:00 i ;30 2:00 2:30 3:00 3:30 4:00 4:15 4:30 4:45 5:00 5:15 5:25 5:30 5:45 6:00 6:30 7:00 7:oD 8:00 8:30 9:00 Hawkins Falls Shopping at Home Storyland 3 Steps to Heaven Homemakers News Farm News Channel Five Club Mrs. U. S. A. Ask Washington Welcome Travelers On Your Account Pinky Lee Show Howdy DoocJy Berl Olswanger Armchair Adventure Lash of the West Flicker Comics Captain Video Interesting Person Weatherman Dinah Shore News Caravan Groucho Marx Cavalcale of America Dragnet Theatre The Marriage Edward Arnold Show 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 ' 11:45 Sign Off WHBQ Channel 13 Wedneday Night, June 30 6:00 Godfrey and Friends 7:00 Strike "it Rich 7:30 I'v Got a Secret 8:00 Blue Ribbon Bout* 8:45 Do You Know Why 9:00 Sportman's Club 9:15 Sports Time 9:30 Ray Bolger 10:00 Weather 10:05 News 10:15 Late Show Thursday, July 1 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 11:25 11:30 12:00 1:00 1:30 1:45 2:00 2:15 2:30 3:00 4:15 4:30 5:00 5:30 5:45 6:00 6:30 7:00 7:30 8:00 8:30 9:00 9:30 10:00 10:05 10:05 10:15 10:20 News Garry Moore House Party Big Payoff Lady of the House Bob Crosby Brighter Day Secret Storm Robert Q. Lewis Early Show Exercise with Joye Western Theater Mars Patrol News Summer Holiday Mr. McNutlcv Four Star Playhouse What Do You Have Big Town Public Defender Place the Face The Web Dr. I. Q. Weather News News Do You Know Why Late Show Announcement The Courier News is authorized i to announce the following candidate for the Preferential Primary July 27 For State ftepreaentatir* MiflriMippi County H. H. (Buddy) Howard TAKE IT HOME! 1/2 Dozen Si 00 FRIED SHRIMP .. • Razorback Drive-In RHEUMATIC ARTHRITIC VICTIMS Offcrd Fitter Relief ftm Pmt A tiMciftl Entari* Cofctwl Ttbtet. Quietly ent*n blood itrwm from intafftin«. Will not naus«*t«. Reduce* uric acid, grivine q-iici:, longer hstfnr relief to deep- •eated pains. 0«t genuine A.R. P»ln RclM Tablet*. KIRBT DRUG STORES TAKE IT HOME! One Pint BAKED BEANS . Razorback Drive-In TAKE IT HOME! One Quart 1100 Italian Spaghetti ... Razorback Drive-In SEPTIC TANK SERVICE CLEANING SEPTIC TANK and CESS POOL Modern Equipment- All Work Guaranteed GEORGE NUCKLES Phone 116 Monette, Ark. Paint Closeout Mamy Types »ni C«ler» | Price Hubbard Hardware TAKE IT HOME! i/ 2 Fried $100 CHICKEN Razorback Drive-In 1-TON Air Conditioner Latest Model $1AA95 Save $700 299' Hubbard & Son Furniture Phone 2-2015 xxxm ] AS Ricky thanKed the com"" munity tor Delping turn prepare the car for exhibit, fte saw Link standing at the edge trf the crowa. looking superior and scornful Ricky ignored the dark figure. "Before I leave," Ricky continued. "1 want you to see how this coupe will be exhibited." He unwrapped a long cylindrical object he had been carrying, and held it up, letting it unroll in front of him. On gold letters, against a blue background (Sharon's idea and work), they read: I STREET ROD i Shown fcy dicty Madi»o» ! (DellvtHe Timing Association) Ricky turned the sign from side to side, giving everyone a good look. Then he rolled it up and tossed it on the seat of the coupe There were a few last farewells. Handshakes and good wishes from the DTA guys, from iiis parents, and finally Sharon. "I'm coming up on the DUS to- unorrow." she said, looking at 'him proudly "And 111 ride back :with you tomorrow evening—if ijou want me to." "It's a date," Ricky said. He climbed in the truck and (looked out, smiling. His father jana mother stood below him They looked proud and nappy ;And he was proud of them, i Proud of the way his father had [worked beside him for weeks, and had the confidence to invert money in'the project Proud that h:s mother had understood, and hadn't minded their crazy schedule that upset the bouse. "It wasn't an easy time," Mr Madison said to Ricky's mother a? he squinted at the retreating trucK. "But he made it. He'U be all right now." Arnie came up, puffing. "Good send-off, eh, Mr. Madison?" "He really accomplished some- t ;:)". Arnie We've been looking lor the magic something. I gu«M *Ya," Arnie said. The truck moved ahead slowly, the farewells echoed in his ears. This wa. 4 it He turned to say something to the driver and nkea tie hadn't noticed before It was Merle. Merle was grinning cautiously a. Ricky looked at him. "Hi. sprout" "Gee . Merle. I didnt notice it was you." "You were pretty excited. Nice rod you built." "Yeah. It's all right, 1 guess." He didn't want Merle to feel bad. after their failure together "You still planning to have your own shop some day?" "You bet I am But I guess I'll go to college first There's t lot I have to learn." "Uh-huh. Well, tf you ever need somebody to run the place lor you. and you ain't got anybody else in mind "Did you se« the namepiate oo the coupe?" "No. What'd you use?" "Nothing outside," Ricky said, a half-ashamed smile on his face. 'But inside there's a little monogram that reads C-M." "Well, 111 b« doggoned," Merte said. "Does it mean what t fhink?" "I didnt forget the help you gave me, or the plans we made," Ricky said. "Merle, the Connor- Madison is on its way to its first public showing." • • • CHARON arrived in Des Moines ^ the following afternoon She took a trolley-bus to the state fairgrounds, where the show was being held in one of the huge buildings. The floor space was crowded with cars of every description There were rods for show and rods that w«re built strictly for competitioB There was tvery- thjng from cars that sagged under the weight of chrome gadget? to stripped model? that boast- 4 a steering wheel to go with the tremendous ana oeautifui power plant There were rods of every size, shape, color and oreea But it was easy to find Ricky. She headed toward the largest crowd, and sure enough, when she worked ner way through, :hey were looking at the coupe. The little car. like the others in the show had been roped oS to protect it from the overcurious and the souvenir hunters. Ricky stood just inside the roped area, talking to another boy and writing in a little pad he carried. Sharon moved toward him, waiting until he was through talking to the other boy before she moved into his line of vision. The moment be saw her. Ricky's eyes shone. "You made it," he said in a pleased tone, putting away the notebook. "I said I would. Your coupe certainly is popular." "You don't know the batf of it. Let's get something to eat and 111 tell you all about it" * • • T3ICKY called to a boy neat him who was showing a compact little roadster that had been stripped of fenders, channeled, and sported a heavily chromed engine with three carburetors. "Hey Swede keep an eye on the coupe for me, wil you? I'm going for chow." The boy raised a hand and touched two fingers to his brow. 'Will do, Ricky." "Thanks." Ricky took Sharon by the arm and steered her coward a lunch counter that had been set up. "What a time I've bad here," Ricky said. "I'm dizzy." "What from?" Ricky took the notebook from his pocket as they sat at the counter "Know what's in there?" "How could I?" "Names," Ricky said, his voic* heavy with excitement "Namaa of at least a dozen guys who want to buy the coupe. All I have to do is name a price. And of all the guys who've asked me to make design* for themi Sharon I'm in ousmess!" BARGAINS -For You- Piper Sweeps SATISFACTION GUARANTEED Size 4 inch I -M (t inch 95 8 inch 75 19 inch -*5 12 inch 1.99 14 inch 1-25 16 inch 1-50 See the new Four (*) Row Cultivator. For all Ford and Ferguson Tractors. Quick attach. Independent Beams. 12 Sweeps up front. New Hi-Spf«l Fost Hole Digger Only $147.50 SNOW TRACTOR CO. 112 N. Franklin Sweet Phone POplar 3-M51 FOR RADIO AND TV REPAIR Call 3-4596 Jimmy Gean. repairman • AD work guaranteed • Prompt service ROSE SALES CO. 521 S. 21st TV - RADIO SERVICE More Than 20 Years Training and Experience. Factory Service Guarantee on All iMakes. Blytheville Sales Co. Felix Carney, Mgr. 109 E. Main Ph. 3-3616 NEED PAINT? 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