The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on January 6, 1954 · Page 9
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 9

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*umm>jcr, JAMTTAKT «, »* (AM.) cointim ***• OUR §OA*DIN« HOUSI — w.H» Major HM»I0 TBF — aW 8R0TMBKT0M MAC PROMtefiD 10 *«P FOR is Borneo TO REVOLTS If4 HIS O406EM ORBIT WITHOUT FEA(? HMCUUM4 LABOR UK6 M- SPSCTM6 OUT OUR WAY By J. R. Willrami ILL SAY owe THWA .THESE MIRE FENCKs WHEN YOU DO err aLAMMEP ASM O« TAIMT UKE HITTIN' WOOR ITS MOKE LIKE A BEP OP VOU CM BOTH , KXICAJMT TELL WHICH SIPS II1L rtKKLK AND MS FRIINM ANI?ON<£ftviaC>0|ZE BLOOWHOTS SHIP.. The tamisen is & Japanese banjo like instrument having only three strings. RADIATOR WORK • Boiled Out • Repaired • Flo Tested • Re-cored ALL WORK GHranteed Gravers Body & Radiator Shop 5H Ci. Lake Pho 6H1 PUPPIES Fox Terrien, Cocker SpanieU and Ennlish Shepherds. Parakeets-Idea) Pets 1'ounf birds all colon. Beautiful chrome cages. Mexican Red Bead Parrot The PET SHOP 133 S. Division Ph. 8071 Burns Tears Ladies & Men's Garments WHY PAY MORE? RUTH McCLANAHAN —SKIL WEAVER— 421 E. Sycamore CCAL $10 ton dejivered - 2 tons or more (Plus Tax) HESTER'S COAL YARD PHONE 3186 Television — Tonight, Tomorrow — WMCT Channel 5, & WHBQ, Channel 13 WMCT Channel 5 Wedntsdar Night Jan. • , 6:00 Evening Serenade |t 6:15 News Reporter 6:30 Eddie Fisher «:45 News Caravan 7:00 I Married Joaa 7:30 I Led 3 LW«t 8:00 TV Theatrs 9:00 Thin Is Your Lifa ft:.10 Playhouse 10:00 Sounclstag* 10:30 News 10:40 Weather :0;« Ror.Ky King 11:15 Film Featurettw 11:43 Sign Off ThuTiday, January 1 T:00 Today 7:25 News 7:30 Today 7:55 Neva 800 Today 1:23 Newa 8:30 Today 8:54 Moralht Meditation 9:00 Ding Dong School • •.30 Shopping *t Ham* 10:00 Htwklna Fntln 10:15 3 Steps to Heaven 10:30 The Bennetts 10:45 Follow Tour Heart 11:00 Bride A Groom 11:13 Story land 11:30 Glamour Girl 12:00 New* 12:15 Farm News 12:30 Channel Five Club 1:00 Homemakeri P r o- gram 1:30 Fhotoqul* 1:45 Music Shop 2:011 Kate Smith 3:00 Welcome Traveler* 3:30 On Your Account 4:00 Atopi Squad 4:15 Gabby Hayes 4:30 Howdy Doody 5:00 Captain Video 5:15 Newi 5:23 Weather 5:30 Wild Bill Hlckak t -.00 Evening Serenade 6:15 New* Reporter 6:30 Dinah Shore 0:45 Newa Caravan 1:00 Groucho Marx 7:30 Cavalcade of America 8:00 Dragnet 8:30 Theatre 9:00 Martin Kane 9:30 Foreign Intrigue 10:00 Playhouse of Stan 10:30 News / 10:40 Weather V 10:45 Dollnrs A Second 11:15 George Jessel 11:45 Sign Off WHBQ Channel IS Wednesday Night Jan. I «:00 Western Theater 0:30 News 6;45 Perry Como 7:00 Godfrey and HU Friends 8:00 Strike It Rich 8:30 I've Got a Secret 9:00 Blue Ribbon Bouti 9:45 Sportsman's Club 10:00 Weather 10 .OS News 10:15 Late Show Thursday, January T 8:30 Hews . 8:45 Joye Thompson 9:00 Arthur Godfrey 10:30 Strihe It Rich 11:00 Valiant Lady 11:15 Love of Life 11:30 Search for Tomorrow 11:45 Guiding Light 12:00 Brighter Day 12:15 Newii 12:30 Garry Moore 1:30 Travel Tims 1:45 House Party 2:00 Big Payoff 2:45 Bob Crosby 3:00 Lady of the House 4:00 Early Show .1:15 Magic Lantern 5:30 Mars Pstrol 6:00 Terry and th« Pirates fl:30 News 8:45 Jani; Froman 7:00 Meet Mr. McNutley 7:30 Four Star Playhouse 8:00 Video Theater 8:30 Big Town 900 Ray Bolger 9:30 Place the Fact 10:00 Weather 10:05 Newa 10:15 Late Show TUB STOBTi Alk«Tt «ni». •• ll-ri«r-«U •«»!! •! «efe««li«Kch- *r c»m JvfennoH. «t0lr •«m»ihlBa i from, her ••me. HIM jAha«*B fofm t« vliM Alb«fft'n Motferr. It •f)PPAr> Ibnt Mr*. 97m«* known e. ••! MU« Jobanoa A LBERT SYMES had just time to shoot a frightened glance at Miss Cora Johnson, before his mother gave him a rigorous •hake. "So. young man! All set to listen in, were you! Well, you march yourself upstairs this minute! And don't come down till I call you. Or you'll get another treatment." Albert stayed not upon the order of his going. He fairly flew from the room. Mn. Symes seated herself at a •mall flat-topped desk. Flowers decorated this too. aster heads floating In a shallow bowl of water. tor a moment she did not apeak, and Mis* Johnson decided to take the initiative. She would explain, but guardedly. There was some chance that Mrs. Syme* did not know everything. "I think,' she began, "that 111 have to tell you exactly what happened. Dunn* reccsa . " She was utterly unprepared for the swift change in Mn. Byrnes' voice. Hitherto It had been, If not friendly, at least distantly polite. But now a brusque domineering not a seemed to •hoot Into It. "Oh, no, dearie, til tell you what happened." Miss Johnson did not like the aound of that particular "dearie." But she said nothing. Mrs. Symet aettled mort comfortably into her choir. "Well," she said, "Mister Albert had himself some hard luck thh morning. He ran smack Into m«, three blocks from the school. Naturally. 1 thought he was,play- Miss Johnson could Imagine It, and that the yanking had been done with no light Band. "His nibc wasn't telling me anything at first," pursued Mrs. Symes. "But I've got a little switch upstairs. He owned up quick enough, after a taste of that. And 1 found out he'd been into your handbag Took naif a dollar, he says. 1 got that"—an embryonic smile appeared upon her sallow face—"out of him. too." MISS JOHNSON was feeling a * shade better. Perhaps Albert had disgorged nothing more than the half dollar. "Oh, well." she said dcprecat- ingly. "it doesn't matter. Albert did very wrong, of course. But I'm sure he wont do It again. Now if you'll let him come back to school with me. we can forget the whole thing." The other shook bar head. "Albert's not going back to school today." "But why not? If you mean that you're going to keep him in, on a beautiful day like this. It certainly lint necessary. From what you tell me. he's been punished enough." The taint tmile clung ta Mn. Symei' face. "I'm not punishing Albert «ny mort. What I'm doing tt taking him to the movies. Hell never know It, but It's kinda like a—a reward. It taut even day that .Albert brings home a llttfc gold mine." Miss Johnson started. 1 — 1 dont understand." She was afraid, however, mat she had begun to understand. And an icy sensation raced down her spin*. Mn. Symei had avldenly had enough of tha cat-and-mouM game. "Okay." she said, "I'll quit fooling around. You're nan because Albert took som* other things, besides that half a buck. Well, I'va got them. They ftll aui at a*t aWV whu< aw aa* li were having our little session." Miss Johnson's last nope went glimmering. She made then • pleading little gesture, with bo"i hands. •'Please. Mrs. Symes!" she breathed. "Oh. please, give ma back my letters." "Now do you really think I'm likelr to do that?" •'But they can't possibly mean anything to you." Miss Johnson heard her own voice rising to a wail. "NoT Unless I'm crazy, they're going ta mean a lot to me." There was now absolutely no doubt as to Mr-. Symcs' Intention. And Miss Johnson was appalled. Thij was far worse than she had imagined 1 it would be. • • • lyjRS. SYMES' piercing eye* 1 " seemed to skewer her. As she spoke, she thumped the desk with a big oroad forefinger, "Because those letten are full of dynamite tor you. They're kinda hot stuff in spots, and very interesting reading matter A lot of people would get quite a kick out ot them Well, sooner or later. 1 get into most house; in this town on account of my work. Believe me. I come in contact with plenty of gossips." "M-Mn. SymesP Miss Johnson's Up* seemed to flap loosely. "You wouldn't be so— so utterly despicable!* "Carefuir Her tormentor's smile faded. "You're in no position to use language. But, no. I wouldn't be so what-did- you-call-itt Unleat, of course, you and I cant get together on tills." "You mean, M'm going to have to PAY you not to say anything?" "Now," said Mrs. Symaa, "it leoki Ilka we're getting some- But this— this It blackmail!" Cora Johnson could scarcely manage the ugly word. •Call It what you like. But tha fact la, you wouldn't want this to to «ll around townT" Mn. Symes caught th* involuntary shake of Miss Johnson's head. "No. 1 thought not. Wall, there's on* sur* way you can keep It Iron dolof lust that" a* •• C*«UM«*U IKE (Continued from Page 4 the pent-up demand for goods tha led to the consumer buying fi after the war and to tne expansion of industrial plants to furnish th joods. and finally to the money in 'lation that made everything lool rosier than it actually was. They argue that recessions d not Just happen. They are cbrrec CSSOIONS tao hrd mf cmf shr nv ions brought on by the excessei built up during the boom. They hink that government tinkering with these corrections merely pro- ongs the unsound conditions. • • • THERE IS another school o thought, however, which holds tha while these corrections may be necessary, they needn't be as vlo- ent as they have been in the past They hold that if an adjustmen s under way now it will be largely :ushioned. They cite: Uenmploy- nent payments and old age pen- Jons, the record total of savings m which consumers can draw, *nc . growing population which creates lew demands that industry can ap if it really goes out in earnest. SYCAMORE HOUSE »t Ark-Mo St*t* Lint Specializing in • CRAPPIE • STEAKS • COUNTRY HAM Operated by Jimmy Robert»B PHONE 9922 NATURAL GAS Hmtiit »d appUanoM. In- sUlled bj banded pipe filter* and Ananeed In 35 monthly payment*, IralatlMi «r «lhcr him* Improvement* iaclideC E. C. ROBINSON LUMBER CO. EXPERT WATER PUMP REPAIR Hubbord Hardware Pbane 2tlS WRECKER SERVICE Tom Little Jr. for fast dependable wrecker and taw service pleaa* call me I have the largest, best equip. pad wrecker In thla part af the eoantry . . Na jeb SOT large . . . Nt Job tea imall Fnon.8974 BLYTHEVILLE MOTOR CO. fcfnot, hie. T. M. R«f. U. & Pit Off. •KJUCAM6BYTO ta BILLV? I'LL BSTMSUBOdTWANTTO SEC HIW AS MUCH AS ME WANTS TO SEC YOU.' YOU GET THAT FOR SAVING SOMEBODV FROM .' BOV, THAT'S KEEN/ I'M AFRAID DR. BOSEBS HAS ANOTHER THINK- COMINS/ I'M NOT atf OUT FDR A HERO'S ROLE. HE'S 60IN6 TO Rf COMMEND OH,STEVE, ISN'T THAT WONDHZCUL? I SIMPLY WONT} ALLOW my I GUESS HE'S HAPPY TO KNOW I'M ON /V/S NO, SIP?, OFFICER DUNN! YOU DON'T SEE MY CHILDREN THROWING SNOWBALLS! SIDE OF THE LAW! WC WCES TO MOTHER MULWJEJ WH6KE TACKV THOMAS AMOT ID RETLRN TD SCHOOL, FIWISHCS LUNCH, AMP... - If SO TO/MV*^ PLACE, /WCGi. HE WAV VVHKB/ AM71 THINK ITS /»E ABOUT THE «10CK TOWSP6R v-£ TOfUU. UP5WK6S. I'LL HAVE TO WORK VIC, I JU»TCM*e COWM\B«NVILLE WOW VttDJ CSOOrt OFFICE.) AMP HIS SUtSS WHO WALKU7 IM--/WIFC HAP TH IftOVWW WE S*W BHMVU.EVWTH ATOK-I ANDWEm LMJCO'S. ANPSHS'S / CNvteV W». BAMVtLE/ X HOSTILE, T6IWS I**vtC*OOKA) I'LL CALL>OU CHECK «» tVHENHB'S HJEUW/VISII? CA«H IT.' HOW ASOUT li;TACKvf T*3Y, WILL M3U PLAY CfTKTVf./ WILL FINE! eEE.CWTAIN eAS^ir"* 6000 TO SEE NOOl BUT WOT'KE «e WERE PETOUKEP THRU HERE.. A i HEW? w HOTELS SWCLL1 BUT 11-1 JUST REWlE M!P STUCK BV IWPA,5^eLE ROWS. \eUUfc FOLKS »TUCK. WTHEK? ITS WEU MOWSTHAE! FOR D&.YS If Tit RNN KEEPS UP. SKY.VOU TWO HWE SUPPtK WITH US TCNI locw I'M TYEH?& HEBE tvrm} WORTH ABOLTT A LITTLE ( THAT MUCH TOO. FRIENDLY V LE'5 HWE IT( FREE ADVICE! I DUNNO, BUT/ MESSAGE FROM THE 1U.BETHE I 6NEMV.5IRE...A KNIGHT NOW TMW \ TAKE9 TlMeV UNDER A WHITE THE NORMAN \ OUT TO LICK1 BANN£R HR8FOUNPWE 1 HIS VtCUNDS.V OUR WALL/ WILL RGHT, WHEN WILL HE TRY ANOTHER I-V ATTfVCK? 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