The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on July 27, 1954 · Page 9
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July 27, 1954

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 9

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OUR BOARDING HOUSE - with Major Hoopl. BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS P>3rnt/ 4 -***-* »»- - %^i ^^•ifc ii v |( >w xJI ^~"VT-LTir & L--.. AN AM6(?Y RHINO CHARGED M£/ I TO DEFTLY I Ml£ HORf4,CAUSING HIM HlSSlDE/ HE REPEATED c ATTACK Ui^TlL HIS HIDE g£CAN\E„ - - - QYERHEATeO AMD // ^^°T WE CAPTURED /l^S^F By J. R. Williams HOLD V HE PUTS V WELL (SREASEP ] IT ON LIKE HALF OF A / HE WAS / TWO */HEW 6KEASEP] A SORE BO«L ^'«»$**&^&s< ^-Z~. ~t&~ .••*&• «»,•«,:,)//.";. - w,fW»j ~ * 'V'/tf/nUl'i*''. THE EMTEgtAlKJMSMT OXWrTTEg 8AU.TMF JACK. ANOTHER FOft. TJ-IE NEXT COURSE / ",EW, SMITHY? Television — Tonight Tomorrow — WMCT Channel 5, & WHBQ Channel 13 PAGE NINB T. M. INj. U. S. Ptt. Off. "^^ topr/UW* br M£A &»r>i<!t IniT D ^ ^ $ i "Your wife bangs pans when you bring home an unex- ! pected guest—mine always slams doorsl" •S&** Copr. 1W4 by MEA 5*rvtc«, Inc. 7-^7 "It teems she used a novel technique in preparing the tossed salad!" WMCT Channel 5 Tuesday night, July 27 6:00 Midwestern Hayride 6:30 Arthur Murray Party 7:00 Summer Playhouse 7:30 Top Plays of the 8:00 Truth or Conseauences 8:30 Biff Baker 9:00 Mr. District Attorney 9:30 News 9:45 Clete Roberts 10:00 To be announced 10:30 News 10:40 Weather 10:45 Adventure 11:00 Film feature 11:30 Featurette 11:'5 Sign Off Wednesday, July 28 5:50 Meditation 6:00 Today 6:25 News 6:^3 Today 6:55 News 7:CO Today 7:25 News 7:30 Today 7;55 News 8:00 Ding Dong School 8:30 A Time To Live 8:45 Three Steps to Heaven 9:00 Home Show 10:00 The Bob Smith Show 10:30 Shopping at Home 11:00 Storyland 11:15 Photoquiz 11:30 Homemalcers Program 12:00 News 12:15 Farm News 12:30 Channel Five Club 1:00 One Man* Family 1:15 Golden Windows 1:30 First Love 1:45 Concerning Miss Marlowe 2:00 Hawkins Falls 2:15 Bride and Groom 2:30 Betty White Show 3:00 Pinky Lee Show 3:30 Howdy Doody 4:00 Berl Olswanger 4:15 Armchair Adventure 4:20 Lash of the West 4:45 Hartoons 5:00 Captain Video 5:15 Interesting Person 5:25 Weatherman 5:30 World of Mr. Bweeney 5:45 New Caravan 6:00 I Married Joan 6:30 Superman 7:00 8:00 8:30 9:00 9:30 9:45 10:00 10:30 10:40 10:45 11:00 11:30 11:45 TV Theater Thi s is Your Life Cisco • Kid Favorite Story News Clete Koberts Sbundstag'e News Weather . Adventure Big Picture Film feature Sign Off WHBQ cnannel 13 Tueday night, July 27 6:00 Flash Gordon 6:30 Made in U. S. A". 7:00 Meet Millie 7:30 Center Stage 8:30 Kefauver Political 8:45 TBA 9:00 Danger 9:30 Danny Thomas 10:00 Weather 10:05 News 10:15 Late 8how Wednesday, July M 6:00 Morning Show 7:55 News 8:00 Garry Moore 8:30 Arthur Godfrey «:30 Strike it Rich 10:00 Valiant Lady 10:15 Love of Life 10:30 Search for Tomorrow 10:45 Guiding Light 11:00 Kitchen Magic 11:25 News 11:30 Welcome Travelers 12:00 Joye Thompson , ^ :15 Robert Q. Lewis 12:30 House Party 1:00 Big Payoff 1:30 Lady of the House 1:45 Bob Crosby 2:00 Brighter Day 2:15 Secret Storm 2:30 On Your Account 3:00 Portia Faces Life • 3:15 Early Show 4:30 Western Theater 5:00 Mars Patrol 5:30 News 5:45 TV Top Tune« 6:00 Red Skelton 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'* Club 9:15 Sports Time 9:30 TBA 10:00 Weather 10:05 News 10:15 Late Snow Political Announcement The Courier News is authorized to announce the following candidate for the Preferential Primary July 27. For State RepresentatiYH BtiMiMi»l»i Count? 1L H. (Buddy) Howard E. Post No. 4 C. (Gene) Pleeman 7 I.CAME TO APOtOStZE FC3 TH£ INEXCUSABLE WAV ITTJSXTEO YOU, M3f. £ WAYNE. 11050WTUATYOU^E 5£E>iA iiRSr I'VE A DONE Sol I 5W MUCK INDEED, MRS. No Night Hail Hail seldom falls at night, for the same reason that it seldom falls in cool weather. The earth, being cooler at night, does, not then furnish enough rising air currents to force raindrops to a sufficient height to freeze them. Paint Closeout Many Type* ani C*l«n i Price Hubbard Hardware IHEUMA1K AUTHimc WOIIU »• A.R. P«i» B KIRBT DRUG STORES You Can't Beat Hubbard's 1-TON Air Conditioner Latest Model $*)(\f\9S Save $100 - /77 Hubbard & Son Furniture HEY!! Remember Eddie's When you go Fishing All Popular Brands of Liquor Canned Beer Cold Premium 1.25 Ctn. of 6 Hyde Park 3.23 case Eddies Liquor Store And Billiard Hall 122 East Main Phone 3-9713 AGENTS FOR BUTLER AND COLUMBIAN GRAIN BINS By rum Implement Co. 118 E. Main—Phone 3-4404 By BILL WALKER / MEW STOVE WTH W. L. WALKER INSURANCE AGENCY Glenco Bid*. Phone 3-4381 MILO &WM" mi kr Homfo^t NHH, IK. DittriWNrf H MCA fcrrto XIX W/TE had been away a lot longer than we intended, and when we got back to the theater the show was over and everybody was gone except the man at the I door and Milo. He sure looked j dejected. "Milo know only want to get him out way," he says. "No park half hour where Is car. Is two ; hour." , I was nonplussed, and more on (the plus side, but Dawn said, "Why. you dear old dope. Don't t«ll me you're jealous! Good lookin' and me have been tryin to get you out of this molasse deal. Honest"—and she use some terra that must of bee Greek, because it was sure Gree to me—"I wouldn't have got yo into it if I'd known." "M'lasse*? New way rassle? Milo asks, and we both realiz that he is still strictly not Wise to what he has been matched for but Dawn uses it to his advan tage. : 'Didn't my old man used to tell me about how three-four fellows used to wrestle together In Greece, in the old days?" Milo's face brightened up, unti lie no longer looked suspipiously at me. "Milo see pictures store windows. Te'bble Greek me. In Ingiish is rassle royal. No wor- •y. Milo th'ow other fellows. Is m'lasses Milo no understand. "It's to keep you from slip- iing," Dawn said, which was only kind of white lie, as maybe it would, at that. The arena was sort of small, so e dressing rooms were under e cheap seats at the back »nd hey weren't very big, either. As this was to be my first atch in a regular ring, with the •customers sitting on all four isides, instead of just out in front jlike at the theater, I was feeling it little nervous, which was why the ugliest human being I have ever seen. He had a flat nose, and his ears had the biggest flowers on them I've ever seen. I didn't notice then that he also had a cross eye. All I saw was those two bumps that stood out like knobs on each side of his face. Right then I determined on my strategy, which was to work for head locks, as with ears like those, if you got a hold, nothing in the world could make it slip off. 1 I started changing a little early. IB cotn«t a man who wat about JJE said, "Hello. I guess you're Hackenschmidt. The name is Lopez." He had a soft, quiet voice. With no accent that I could tell. He wasn't very dark, either, so I wondered if he wasn't really Italian or Greek or something that was practically not foreign at all, and if this Mexican stuff was just a buildup. "I thought you were supposed to be Mexican," I said. "Sure. Born ki Juarez. Ain't been there in years," he answered, starting to get undressed. His skin wasn't much browner than mine and I noticed that he didn't have any' muscles that stood out, but was real smooth all over, which was what Milo had taught me to look out for because of that muscles-should- flow-like-river business he was always talking about. This Lopez had a way of walking that sort of flowed, too, while he took off his shirt and hung up his rousers. All the time he kept alking in this soft, easy voice of his, "This Benny Lefkoe is about s regular a promoter as I ever worked for. You can't do better nan get orrhis card here every week, and I hope you do." I said, "Thanks," and he went n. "I've built up quite a follow- ng here. It depends on me pre- ending to wrestle dirty, of ourse, but don't pay any atten- t» ttat, I'M pit* U» fell clean. 7 * He was so soft-spoken that I didn't know just how to answer, so I just said, "Sure," which I figured was about as committal as I could be. He slipped on a faded green bathrobe with a Mexican flag sewn on the back of it and watched me while I laced my shoes. "Fact is, think I'll bring tke wife and family down here from Hartford soon as I can find a house." It was hard to Imagine a fellow who was so ugly-looking having a wife and much less children, but I didn't have much time to think about it as the two preliminaries came in, after 'having wrestled to a draw for about the hundredth time together, as I learned later. What they had was really a tumbling act, but it was fast and spectacular and gave the crowd a good show. J^OPEZ was called, and h« slipped out with that easy way he had of walking. Ht grinned at me, real friendly, and waved his hand. In a moment I could hear a lot of boos and raspberries, after which the customers began to stamp on the floor of the stands overhead until I thought they'd all come down on top of us. They sure hated that Lopez. A fellow tapped me and I folio-red out to the ring, 'climbed through the ropes, and went to my corner. Everybody cheered and hurrayed except some guy with a voice that I could hear over all the rest, who keep* shouting, "You won't be so pretty when Lopez gets done with you." I saw Milo and Dawn sitting in the second row ringside and let them know by a faint smile, but I had made up my mind that a wrestler in the rinf is no movie idol and should behave like one. What I wasn't prepared for was the change in th* expression ot my versus. If he was ugly before, he now looked repulsive. 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