The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on January 18, 1954 · Page 11
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 11

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HOWB'AT, TAWUAUT IS, BLTTHEVILUI (ARKJ COURTBH NEW1 FA'ffl BLETBM OUR HARDING HOUSE — with Major Hoople OUT OUR WAY By J. R. William* MY Otn MAM WASHED ME t WAS THI TVPi WHO'D HIS SLBOW (TAUSHT STASS WHBRff A MODEL MUST B6 '^B '^RWDEft/^lrJeU.^ I'LL HOP <?M THE' WHEEL FPR MORE RIDE, WONT SUSPECT WBWASTHROWM SNOWBALLS.' THIS'LL MAKE IT LOOK FROM BELOW LIKE SOME CATS HAPAFI6HT UP HERE.' AND I'M A ACCOMPLICE OF A FATHEAD LIKE THIS.' WHERE'S Ttf TRACKS OfJ TK 6BOUNP FOR HOW TH' CATS 6OT UP HERE? GAO.TWISSS / W C0« ViffH TH6 CHAIR HAS REACHED THC TAILORED/"— UM 5AIATHB TAILOR? RECALL OWNS 50M6 TRIFLING :v FUNDS ARH AT A LOW CHAI* uta*. SAMS HMKIM. COAT XV LET'S SEE— IS IT „ *I8.75 OR «75.I8 ? UNLESS TOE)' flee cue* is ASOAIZP.' CCWtttOPOgg 0LOOKICK CfffT. NATURAL GAS Heatlnc and appliances. Installed b.t bonded pipe rittert «nd flnanted In 39 monthl; payments. Inillatlon er other home Ira- pnTenenta Iodide* E. C. ROBINSON LUMBER CO. SYCAMORE HOUSE »t Ark-Mo. SUU Lint Specializing in • CRAPPIE • STEAKS • COUNTRY HAM Operated by Jimmy Robertson PHONE 9922 Young at 134 MIASOTW, Poland (^(—Residents of this little village are proud of Mrs. Jozefa Stanklewlcz, 134, whom they believe to be the oldest woman in Poland. Placed In a home for old people, she ran away after one day because she said she felt young and did not like to live with old people. She says she has never been ill and has had three husbands. She would like to marry again, but says it would not be fitting to marry a man much younger than she is. An uncle died at 150. she says. FUEL OIL G. 0. POETZ OIL CO. "/ Sell That Stuff Phone 2089 Office & Bulk Plant-Promised Land Television — Tonight, Tomorrow — WMCT Channel 5, & WHBQ, Channel 13 WMCT Channel B Monday Night, Jan. 18 6'.00 Evening serenade 6:15 News Beporter . 6:30 Slim Rhodes 6:45 News Caravan •);00 Name that Tune 7;30 Voice of Firestone 8:00 Cisco Kid 8-.30 Robert Montgomery fl:30 Badge 714 10:00 Wrestling 10:30 Hews 10:40 Weather 10:45 Man vs. Crime 11:15 Film Feature Tuesday, January 19 7:00 Today 7:25 News 7:30 Todny 7:55 News 8:00 Today 8:25 News 8:30 Today 8:55 Morning Meditation 8:00 Ding Dong School 9:30 Shopping at Horns 10-.00 HawXlns fall* 10:15 Ask Washington 11:00 Bride & Groom U-,15 Storyland 11:30 Breakfast In Hollywood 12;00 News 12:15 Farm NewR 12:30 Channnl Five Club 1:00 Hornemakera Program 1:30 Photoquls; 1:45 Berle Olswanger 2:00 Kate Smith 3:00 Welcome Travelers 3:30 On Your Account 4:00 Atom Squad 4.15 Pinky LCP. Show 4:30 Howdy Doody 5:00 Captain Video 5:15 Flicker Comics 5:25 Weatherman 5:30 Superman 6:00 Evening Serenade 6-.15 News Reporter 6:30 Dinah Shore 6:45 News Caravan 8:00 Kresifl* Theatrt 8;30 Circle Theatre 9:00 Judge for Yourself 9:30 Victory at Sen 10:00 To Be Announced 10:30 News 10:40 Weather 10:45 Dave Garmway 11:15 To Be Announced 11:45 Sign Off WHBQ Channel 13 Monday Night, Jan. 18 fi:00 Western Theater 0:30 News 6:45 Perry Como 7:00 Burns and Allen 7:30 Talent Scouts 8:00 I Love Lucy 8:30 Red Buttoni 9.00 Sttidio One 10:00 Weather 10:05 News 10:15 Late Show Tuesday. January fit 8:30 News S:45 Joye Thompson 9:00 Arthur Godfrey 10:30 Strike It Rich 11:00 Valiant Lady 11:15 Love of Life 11:30 Search Jor Tomorrow 11:45 Guiding' Light 12:00 Brighter Day 12:15 News 12:30 Garry Moore 1:30 House Party 2:00 Big Payoff 2:30 Bob Crosby 3:00 Lady of the House 4:00 Early Show 5:15 Magic Lantern 5130 Mars Patrol 6:00 Sky Kins 6:30 News 6:45 Jane Froman 7:00 Bishop Sheen 7:30 Red Skelton «;00 This la Show Busl- ness 8:30 Theater Guild 9:30 Danny Thomas 10:00 Weather 10:05 News 10:15 Late Show Privacy It Lost WILLIAMSTON, N. C. (If)— Law enforcement officers paid no heed to signs around a thick wooded area warning: "Private property. Keep off." In the woods was a big gas- Bred copper liquor still and 2,800 gallons ol mash. Drilling Is Legal MISSOULA. Mont. OP)—An ir&te Missoula homeowner asked authorities if he could legally shoot a woodpecker who was driving him crazy with its incessant drilling. He was told the woodpecker was a songbird and could not be killed. The woodpecker started another hole. Nuncio means messenger in Latin. A nuncio is the permanent official representative of the Pope at a foreign court or seat of government. Set Our Junk Window Odds & End* Hubbard Furn. Co. T. M. Hit. U. «•*. IK* bt HI HE* fcrtW fcfc "I'm a littlt lurpr'ntd at you going to get married, Miss Lloyd—w*'v« alway* regarded you as one of our big happy family here!" ! FKICKLK AND HK FfclIMM O! YOUR , „„ .„ Wt'KB BEING M VISITEO er ROYALTY/ LIVEKMORE. YOU'RE LOOKING AT SHADT5IDB HISH'S GREATEST YELL BOT— MISKIY BAZOO BOTTS AND HIS PENETRWIN6 voice / NO, AMirrMVTHELWA'S)...IP VOU AG5EE TO TRV Oil IN ANOTHER PUrr /...VOU GET TUB OF CSNTEKVILLE..JIDEA, BERT?HOLO HER.'MAKE IT LOOK LIKE YOU REALLY LOVE Hgg' •OU M4V NOT KNOW IT, MINUTE.'VOU TWO BSff/rUTALK KEITH/FOB A PACT/ IP FULLER DIXON, BUT MARTHA WAVNg HAS REAL K4MATIC TALENT. If THERE'S TO BE A PLAV, SHE SHOULD IT/ OiAL! r, ifS HO/OH, VERY WELL STERLING INTO OlBECTlNS , YOUR PUtt... FULLER, I'LL AT LEAST TRV FOR A SMALL PART. REPORT CARDS DON'T EXCITE ME, PRISCILLA, BECAUSE I ALWAYS GET STRAIGHT A'S. YES, I GUESS IT'S NOT MUCH FUN WHEN YOU GET IN A RUT! I'M ON PINS AND NOODLES OUR REPORT- CARDS ASEAN/WHILE sleep OVBWES TACKY'S CAPTORS IN AN UP5TAT6 AWTEL... VO FW1BNUY PRESSES HIS TiLSPHW* SEARCH HAVINTS66N I FOR TACKY THOMAS. ANYBOPVLKfc IF I COIN JUST SET THIS KNOT LOOSE, I'LL BE ABLE TO-MOVE AW HAMDSA LITTLE THAT, »UT I'LL K6BP W EYES OPEN THB POORS SLOCKSK SOT TO SET UNTIE? IF IM <SON»1O /MAKE IT OUT A WNBOtV. WISH W« I WOH'TSTM WRIEpDOIIja WHM?" H6WE ML W/ LIFE! I WHERE WILL IW LEWIMG. MID tW,\VOU SO? NOT.WPIWS M56LF THKT I WON'T IM5S HIM. TO IAKKE SDMETWKfi OF IW5ELFJ 5THB* CMT UNDERSffcUD HOW 1 FgEL kBOUT IT, CAPrWM. \f$ LEP TO THW CW4 OULV GROW WORSE,. WEW * TKMIELER. IM TROUBLE. HMto...r«& TO 1RV TH& ^fcKMOWN IWA SOME PLACE! STAGE'.YOU SEE WE BOY USED FURNITURE PHONE 3122 Wade Furn. Co. MMTO THIS WWW » NO PW!&- now, Just aow I feel. So—over to you. Cora Johnson." T t was then that the shadow oi Mrs. Syme. came again, like s dark intrude MEUMATIC AJtlHHTIC VICTIMS WfcrW Fiito I YEH/ GUESS I AWT AS / THOSE AREN'T NORMAN TROOPS.. SMART A FELLER AS 11 THEVRE £NGUSH/.THIS MUST BE I NEVER \ WNS HAROLDS ADVANCE SUARD; VETEXXtWEM <X»iaETBy Of WEVE MAPE IT, \SUKP1«5E/ CWHNE.'OUT OF W 1 ANP WE CASTLE AN' THROUSH / DIDNT6ET TH' ENEMY LINES ./ A SCRATCH, TO FREEDOM. nl ftnrf to A.«. p.l, KIRBY DRUG STORES FIG6ERED '£M RINSIN TH'ARE/X WITH COMBW PMROLS. EXPERT WATER PUMP REPAIR Hubbard Hardware Phone 2015 HETf were out. The words that she knew in her heart she had wanted to hear ever since Adrian Kaye had walked into her schoolroom had been said. Perhapi Cora Johnson bad even let herself dream of hearing these words a long time ago, when the honesty and sincerity of his letters first began to appeal to her. But the dreams had never become more than fleeting bits of gossamer* passing swiftly through her mind. Miss Cora Johnson knew herself too well for that She wai not a person for -horn, on the past record, dreams had been profitable or for whom dreams had come to stay. If, indeed, the had let her fancy stray, she bad done so with no real hope of fancy becoming reality. She had dreamed as one might toy with the idea of Utopia while, at the same time, recognizing its impossibility But now it appeared that she had been overskeptical and faint - hearted. Plainly, almost bluntly, Adrian Kaye had asked her to become his wife. The shock of it, the idea of so drastic ; and welcome a change from her (unhappy situation, momentarily robbed her of her powers of speech. Adrian mistook her dazedness >for hesitation. "I know, my dear," he said quickly. "You can't decide this in a second. It's a big step. And I've told you about my place at Iberville. Frankly, it't darn lonely The more I think of it" —a trown creased his forehead —"the more I see I haven't much to offer." She stared st him. Ah, If he only kncwl "Lonely," he said, as if the sort of loneliness he meant tyould be a drawback. But how could he realize that, 1|K ^11 . .^»^7F~- «»\in '.-I ^-v^.-.. though surrounded ai fb* usually was by people, she had yet known a different loneliness, loneliness of the stark screaming kind? And "I haven't much to offer?" Oh, no, thought Miss Johnson. Nothing except security and protection and, undoubtedly, his affection—at the very least. Just about everything that a woman of her age and background could expect. Everything, in fact, that any woman basically . . . But she had to say something. She -uldn't iust sit, virtually gaping, and twisting her bands beneath the table. 'Adrian. I—1 just don't know what to say." TTE gave the impression of •*•* barely hearing her wordi. Ha seemed anxious to get on with painting what he evidently considered the black tide of the picture. "Don't jay anything right now, dear. It would be better to thirJc it over. Because, naturally, there are things for you to think over, apart trom myseU. My kidf. for instance. They'd come into your life, in a big way. Well, as I've told you, they're really good kids. But they can be • handful. Jack dnd young Adrian are half- grown now and if there's »ny mischief going, they're up to their necks in it. Nothing serious ever, you understand. And, I can truthfully MJ. no meanness or underhnndedneu. Jint high spirits, plus a lot of misdirected energy. But Marian tort oi makes up for those hoodlumi. She's just eight and a sweet little thing. You wouldn't have trouble with her." 'I doubt U I'd have much trouble with any of them." Temporarily she felt on familiar ground again. "I'rr> used to children—you fcnow." "Well," said Adrian, "that's the rough tituaUoo. Ar.d you know, Apparently Adrian admired and respected her enough to want to shar*. his life with ner. But suppose he knew the truth which, before that could ever happen, he was certainly entitled to know? What would be ttnd to admire, then? Could anyone r«- spect a person who crouched 1 a terrified mouse before the hand o. a blackmailer? A person whose own self-respect had long since been -'tssiDated? No, thought Miss Johnson. Inevitably such knowledge would send her plummeting down in 'jit estimation. Oh. he would be kind and sympathetic, because he woi made that way. He would say that he understood; that, In the circumstances, he could not blame her for having been weak. He might even try to help her. But, after all, Adrian was a man, not a god. Behind any sympathy and understanding. « "fin of contempt must form, instantly and infallibly. • • • CITTING in the little tearoom, 0 watching aa Adrian made a business of lighting a cigaret, she could not honestly have said -hether or not she loved Mm. Love, to Cora Johnson, was an unfamiliar quantity. She had had virtually no experience ol it. But beyond * doubt she liked Adrian Kaye far too much to use him simply as a mean." of escape. If the accepted him now. walked out of her unpleasant situation through the door he held open, she knew that ncr conscience would neyei let her alone. She would have made ft kind of marriage of convenience, for her. And constant remembrance of her own futility and unfinished business left behind in a small town she had comt to detest, would roL even such a marriage of most of If meaning. (Tt B* C«llnned) P- romal DELIVERY SERVICE Phone 4507 H»>n: I a.m. to It r.m. Wltk Ileliierj U 7 *m. 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