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THE HELENA DAILY INDEPENDENT, SUNDAY, MARCH 6, 1938. mm mm] mm SKI MEET IN BOM II! Bot«m«n, March S.--(JP)--Al- moit perfect conditions were forecast tonight for tomorrow's Montana ski jumping championships la which stveral ski riders ot International fame will compete Snb-freezing weather prevailed at the site of the Bozeman ski club's hill high in the Gallatin mountains south of here. Snow conditions were ideal, club officials said. A galaxy of stars headed by Sverre Fredheim of Minneapolis, Alt Engen of Sun Valley, Idaho, Casper Oimoen of Anaconda, Mont., and Jimmy Hendrickson of Eau Claire, Wis, already were here Many of them took practice jumps today, but distances were not made public, although one observer said they "approached 200 feet." The Record The hill record, made by Engen last year in the United States Western amateur championships, is 163 feet. A longer run and a higher takeoff, suggested by Engen, Till make jumps of more than 200 feet a probability tomorrow, club officials said. Jumpers from Colorado, Minnesota, North Dakota, Vermont, New Hampshire, Utah, Washington and Idaho, In addition to Montana, have entered one or more of the four classes of competition scheduled. Thirteen class A jumpers are entered, and at least 40 more class 8, C and BB jumpers will compete, ski club officials announced. Class A jumpers, in addition to Hendrickson, Engen, Oimoen and Predheim, are: Harrald Sorrenson, Norfolk, Vt., Birger Torriaon. Hanaver, N. H., Helge Sather and Hermond Bakke, Leavenworth. Wash,, Arnt Ofstad, Spokane, Wash, Barney McLean, Hot Sulphur Springs, Colo., Lester Wren, Steamboat Springs, Colo., Kaare Engen, Mc- 3all, Idaho, and Martin Berg, Deer Lodge, Mont. From Montana Berg a*nd Oimoen are the only Montana jumpers entered in class A competition, but Montanans nominated the other three classes. Jimmy- Hitson of Minot, N. D., is the only out-of-state competitor in class C. In class B Al Glmse, Kenny Christiansen and Adolph Peterson of Derlls Lake, N. D., Gordon Wren of Steamboat Springs, Colo., Dave Quinney, Chet Dale- ish and Ivan Hall of Salt Lake City and Frank Halrorsen of HARPIST AND CELLIST TO BE HEARD IN JOINT RECITAL Have You Heard MTTMS PAHI NORMAN Broadcsetlng from OotwLQut Grove with EBY BUCHIN ·ndi His Orchestra Latenl-- · KPO - KFI-- Mon. to Fri., 18 Mldnitc · KGIB . KOHL-Wed. »:80, gat. 10:30 · W1W . WON-Tuesday 8 P. M. See and Hear!-These world famous artists in Helena In person soou. M1LDRKD One of the outstanding events to be presented by the Helena Community Concerts association will be the joint recital by Mildred Billing, harpist, and Marcel Hubert, cellist, at the Consistory temple next Saturday night. Curtain will be at 8.15 o'clock. Considered by many critics the foremost v, oman harpist of the day, Mildred Dilltng has many outstanding achievements to her credit. Her performances In America have duplicated her continental triumphs which started her upward on the road to permanent success, the height of which she has siflce reached and maintained. She Is one of the most convincing arguments for the harp as a solo Instrument. She not only has technical brilliance in her art, but a stage presence subtly and charmingly in accord with the golden instrument at which, she sits. Marcel Hubert, the brilliant young French cellist, was destined to the career of a virtuoso from an early childhood. When a little boy of four, he already evidenced his love for the cello. One day his sister, a pupil of Cortot and the winner of a first prize at the Paris conservatoire, discovered her small brother playing on a cello DILL1NG that was nothing but a chair-leg with a bow that was nothing but a piece of wood--and singing with a quite unsteady voice a fheme of a Beethoven symphonv. This incident BO impressed Cor- tot that he insisted the child be prepared for the study of his favorite Instrument. After a thorough general grounding in music and two years' study of tne piano, the boy commenced his cello studies with Cros St. Ange of the Paris conservatoire and at 10 became the pupil of the great master, Andre Hekking. At 11 Marcel Hubert made his first concert tour of France and at 13 wo's the famous first prize at the Paris conservatoire. He met with immediate success and played with al! the important orchestras and famous conductors ot France. During his first trip to the United States, Marcel Hubert gave a series of recitals in New York and Philadelphia under the auspices of Mr. Rodman Wanamaker, and a concert tour covering Canada. Following his formal New York debut, the cellist has been applauded throughout the east, where he has given recitals in such cities as Boston, Detroit, Washington, Pittsburgh and many others. MARCEL HUBERT IN MARLOW COMEDY PASTE THIS IN YOUR HAT and make a date for TOMORROW NIGHT at ALGERIA SHRINE ARENA The American Legion is again staging those fast, furious Team Matches Naughty Nick Bozinis and Alibi Al Kcmnnotic will meet Loreoble Mike Coddock »d hit jMl Joe Reno Leo Gorbo and Floyd Britt t* open the program. REMEMBER 40c Winona, Minn., will compete with Montana jumpers. All class BB jumpers, representing virtually every club in the state, are Montanans. Montana entrants in class B are Swen Ramsay of Anaconda, Ole Kolstad of Butte, Rider Byfuglin of Great Falls. Four Anacondans, Eddie Weymeyer, Louis Danielson, Fred Bellinger and Clarence Wells, are entered in class C. Additional entries in all the lesser classes are expected up to the time the tournament starts--1.30 p. m. Montana State 6 4 , Montana State university GO, (overtime.) Havre 30; Missoula 19. TO tsflHHP ME Wichita, Kan , March B.--(JP)-Undefeated in 26 games this sea- sou and with an all-America player for every position, the Galveston, Texas, Anicos are early favorites to win the Women's National A A.U basketball tournament here, March 21 to 26. Included in the Anicos' victory string are three wins over the defending national champions of Little Rock, Ark. An Oregon man spent 20 years of his spare time drilling a 90- 'oot tunnel into the side of a moun- ,aln. Recently he found gold In 'them thar hills." Great Fall*. March 5 (JP)--The Great FalU chapter of th* Order of de Molay captured a majority ot honors in the "Uttle Olympics conducted here today as a clMln feature of the Montana De Mola conclave. Great Falls won the baa ketball and ping-pong champion ships and several of the twtmmin events. Billings wu next in th race for athletic titles, winning th fencing and rifle crowns. Billings won the fencing competition from the local De Molays b a count of 3 matches to 2. The took tne state rifle title by scorln 351 points out ot a possible 400 The Great Falls team was secon with 34S, Livingston third wit! 32», Helena fourth with 304, Mis soula fifth with 299 and Malta sixth with 221. Bob Brown of Bil lings waa high Individual with 9 out of a possible 100. In the ping-pong tournament John Wuerthner of Great Palls de feated Bob Brown of Billings to the championship by scores of 21 12, 21-10, and 71-10. In the swim mlng meet, Great Falls aquati stars captured four of the six events. Missoula, represented by Bob Norris, won the two others Norris took the 40-yard free style and the 100-yard free style. Great Falls' victories came in the 100-yard, breast stroke, won by Leonard Setterstedt; 220-yard free style, won by Bob Oswald, div ing, won by Bill Huntsbergcr, am three-man relay rac». Great Falls defeated Havre for the state De Molay basketbal championship in the finals this afternoon by a score ot 19 to 15. It wag the third game each teajn had played during the day. The locals defeated Anaconda and Billings De Molay hoopsters before the title clash. Havre advanced to the finals with wins over Harlowton and Missoula. TAKEN DPPILY BY JANE BRYAN AND Edw. G Robinson, the man who OIJCB chilled j o u , now fills VQU with laughs in the comedy now showing at the Mariow, "A Slight Case of Murder." By rights, it's a slight case of hysterics, because Robinson does even, better as a comedian than as a "tough guy." The companion feature is "Citj ilrls," a thrilling romance starring Ricardo Cortez and Phyllis Brooks. Also to be seen on the same piogram In addition to the atest news, Is "Ski Flight," fea- .uring Otto Lang and said to be .he finest ski subject ever filmed. COLLEGE MUSICAL AT BIO Swing music that will make ou want to truck on down the aisle--laughs that will make your Ides ache--thrills that will make ·ou grab the edge of your seat-and plenty more, with lots of romance tossed IE for good measure. EDW. O. ROBINSON That's what is in store for Rio patrons when they see "Start Cheering," the pe*ppy college musical. The stars, who are taken from radio, stage aiid screen, are Walter Connolly, Jimmy Durante, Charles Starrett, Joan Perry, Hal LeRoy, Gertrude Nlesen and Johnny Green with his band. Added features Include "What Price Safety," "A Stroke of Genius" and news. AT THE ANTLERS Starting today at the Antlers Is last season's big music and dance sensation, "Broadway Melody of 193S," starring Robert Taylor, Eleanor Powell, George Murphy and a host of other favorites The companion feature is a thrilling story of a roving reporter who ran into plenty of excitement and romance The title is "Behind the Headlines," starring Lee Tracy and Diana Gibson. BOBCAT BAND TO MAKE CONCERT TOUR UN WHEELS Red Lodge, March 5.--(IP)--Un lets some more snow fulls here before 2 o'clock Sunday afternoon, the city's flrgt dog Bled derby will be run on wheels The sleds will be on wheels, ot course; not the dog*. The sponsors declare a sled slithering over the course on wheels is just as much fun to watch as one gliding over the deep snow. Nobody asked the dogs what they thought about it The race .is for ten miles--five times around the two-mile course through the streets of Red Lodge. Wheels for the sleds have been purchased and are ready to be affixed to the gleda if the snow depth here stays as subnormal as it is now. Suggestions that the dogs be equipped with roller skates were howled down. Eight teams of setters are here fore the derby. Their drivers are Lloyd Tan Sickle and Tom Fernandez of Ashton, Idaho; J R 'Williamson of Jackson Hole, Wyo., Leo Lewis of Reiburg, Idaho; Thula Geelan of McCall, Idaho, the only »oman driver in the business; Ray Peterson of St. Anthony, Idaho, Celey Baum of Dillon, Mont, and Bill Zink of West Yellowstone, Mont. American Dog derby association officials here from Aehton include W. O. Harris, president, W L. Hansen, vice president; C C Davidson and H. A Toolson, directors, and Warren Cordlngly, race course surveyor. *^»|i A special train will be run to Red Lodge from Billings. Before the race there will be band and drum j and bugle corps music, and the celebration features Al Webster of presentation of the Red Lodge snow queen. A fight card which closes the I Bjr PAUI, MICKELSOX Miami, Fla , March 5.--(AP)-War Admiral sailed into this trop ell port with his 10th straight \ i tory today in the Widenei challeng cup race--and sail lie did. The mighty mite of the hors world, running over the treacherou racing etrip of beautiful Hialea where favorites ha\e been bitm the dust of defeat for 46 day simply made his field of a doze rivals look like celling plpater From flaffall to finish, it was a the Admiral. His margin as h crowed the wire was a length and half over Mrs). E. H Bartlett's Zev son, with War Minstrel third It was a perfect performance o great horseflesh and jockey tha Lhe crowd of 23,000 saw on thi balmy day. When it was all o^ei the crowd gave the little brown so of mighty Man O War a tremen doua ovation. The Miami Jocke club gave the proud owner, Sam uel D. Riddle of Philadelphi; 149,550 and the faithful recelie :he short price of 12.70 for cac] :«o-dollar ticket backing the Cham: o win in the mutuels. Tl» Tioot The triumph, the 13th In 1 races for War Admiral, increase his total bankroll to $231,625 which is just (117,840 shy of th winnings of his great father in 2 races in 1919 and 1920, One mor ce ot the type he won todaj would send War Admiral pa«t Man O'War's winnings, though 20 5car ago tliey didn't have many $60,00 stakes War Admiral's margin might a iell ha\e been 10 lengths instead f a mere 1 '£. Though so frac ious at the post he was placed on he outside, he broke in front like a flash cut across his u n w i e l d j ield to the pole and lit for home S'ot once on the mile and a quar- er run did Jockey Charley Kurt- inger la a w h i p on his mount s hs ero'-sed the line. Kurtsinger was looking back at the fast clos- ng field with a tight grip on his "lorse His time was 1 03 4-5. not txceptionally fast but plentv good What hope the other owners and ong shot players had of an upse as taken care of by the mlght mite a? he swung into the upper urn All along War Admiral held a ead of r^er leas than a length ut when he hit that upper bend ·Curtstnger let him sail Out he harged to a four-length lead which ie extended to fhe as he headed ,is nose toward home A* others roke under such a burst of speed, vurtslnger just sat in the saddle -ithout the least bit of urging and . was all o~\ er Zcrson Runs Well Zevson. once a $1,500 selling later, ran a w onderful race He ent off a 40 to one shot but ran ke a champion He was forced to vercome early interference but as oon as he got his head he took o the outride and closed with erriiic rush to beat out Mrs Emil )enemark's War Minstrel by a If length War Minstrel, awaj ast and clear of interference, fin- shed fast under a fine ride by 3ddie Arcaro, leading rider of the laleah season. Fourth came Corinto stablemate f War Minstrel which was also ictimlzed by early buffeting Piccolo, owned by E A Moore ·as fifth. He, too, was caught in n early jam but it didn't make uch difference Tatterdemalion, Tom J Healey's ope, got off to a fine start but »as rowded Crowding in fact was the whole ory for eierj horse but War Ad- ilral Crowds never were meant ir him. He gets awa\ from them ist and that's -what he did in the ·idener. In his prhate car he's to be hipped back to his farm at Berlin, d , Mondaj to get ready for the immer campaign MONTANA STATE COLLfeoE BOBCAT BAND Front row left to right--Lou Howard, director: Robert Fransham, Milton Cbauner. Norman Donaldson Barrv Braunberter Dick Hitter, Milton Randall, Charles Mather, Carl Sullivan. John Deatherage. Maurice Yerrington. Second ro»-Cy^rletiTnd^Swaii- ger, nichsrd Timmel, Glen Carpenter, Ralph White, Albert Fudurich, Vincent Irle, Winffeld Best, Ton. Perrv fiugene L?eber« Third row-RolIand Breed, Carl Pfeiffer, Jack Welch, Kenneth McKee, John Fisher, Be,, Voldhuis, Ray Ando/son, Dean £JillsT RaiDh Smi h Top row--Earl Fcrtij, Alfred Bowman, Prod Orton, Robert Noble, Robeson Allport I'oieroan, March 5. -- The Montana State college Bobcat band. which this year will play massed band concerts with more than 725 high school musicians, starts its annual spring tour st Bozeman The comJig lour is tke 28th for Bobcat bauds, all made under the direction of Lou Howard, who Iiaa 61 years of band service within Montana. Last year the band played to more than 16,000 people on its golden Jnbllee tonr and the 19 concerts scheduled this year are expected to make an all-time attendance record. hand arc from all sections of Montana, represent 13 different college cotirros and each of the four idvl- glons of Montana State college. The roster lists one obo«, one flute, eight .ilarinets, eight cornets, four horns, four trombones, three baritones, five basses and three diummcrs. Members of the 1938 Bobcat| The conceit schedule follows: Bozeman, March 13; Lewistown, March 16; Stanford and Great Fslls, March 17; Big Sandy'and Havre, March 18; Glasgow, March 19; Wolf Point, Poplar and Sidney, March 20; Circle and Gendive, March 21,; Terry and Miles City, March 22; Forsytn; Ouster and Billings,' March 23; Laurel and Red Lodge, tUrch 24. MARLOW Sunair. Mondiy and Tuetdar EdTird O Robinson In hl« first corcedr role. "A Slliht CIM of Murder" with Ruth Don- ncllT nd Jane Br;in Phi-Ill., Brooks ind RJcarto Oortes «re fettured In the comptnion picture, "Oily Girl" News flashes also may be sern on this profrim Wednesdi7, Thur«l»T. rridtr uul 8«t- urd«T Car? Orint In t corned? th«t topi "The ATful Truth." ' Brintln« Up Bmbp. · In ihlch Ktthcrlnr Hepburn M«j Robion and entries Runlei ire alto starred Akim Tlmeroff mar be seen In the companion picture In hl« first starring role, "Datmroui to Know" with Anna Mae Won* A Pete Smith novelty and newi mar also be seen, on this provram Cental soon 'Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs " Deanna Durbln In "Mad About Music.' Shiner Temple In "Rebecca of Sunn; Book Farm" and "Tom Bawrer." RIO ·undar, Monday and Tueidir jimmy Dunmte and Walter Connelly In "Start niwrlni," plm a Pete Smith novelty, "A Stroke of Otnlus," new* and "What Price Safety." Tueaday and'Wednesday Walter Abel and Frieda tneacourt In "Portia on Trial." a muaical "Pwtal Onion," a wert reel. "Oooa Looltlnt Wlnnera," a noielty, "Btraiaer Than Fiction" and newi Thuradaj and Prlday Ann Bothern and Oene Raymond In "She'i dot Erery- thlnt," a color cartoon. "Tears of an Onion" a iwrt reel, "Cadet Champions," a mulcal, "Script Olrl." and newi. Oaniinr MOH. Mtoy Bran in "Hawaii CaUa" am) John Boles and Oladyi Bwartliout In "Romance In the Dark," am 'In Old Ohtcaco." ANTLERS Sunday. Monday and TuMday gleanor Pewell and Robert Taylor In "Broadway Melody ol IWI." Lee Tracy In "Behind the Headlines," and news events Wedn«tda» and Thursdiy: Pranchot Tone and Virginia Bruce In "Between Two Women" end Mickey Booney and Judy Oarland In "Thorouchbreds Don't Cry" plus newi Hashes. Friday and Saturday. WUliam Boyd and Russell Harden in "Partner, of the Plains" and Madie rsiu m Thirteenth Chair," the fourth cnapter of the aerial, "Wild Win Days," tnd news (vents cornlnt aoon: O«ne Autrey In "The Old Bun Dance," "ParwU," and "The UTC of ftnlie Zola" ' Billings and Billy Hyde of Red Lodge is m n Mlsaoula, March ''B.--(a)--Lone fall of seven wrestling matches, gained by George Ryffel, university,, earned the Grizzlies a two-point advantage in Saturday evening's boxing and wrestling matches, to add to the eight-point edge scored in the tank earlier. Montana Ststo university won the minor Sports) carnival with 55 Vi points to 45 Vi points for Montana State college. in as evenly contested a meet as the schools have waged. Each won two decisions In boxing, with no knockouts for 6 to 6 split Each won three wrestling matches, with one draw, Ryffel's fall bringing the university 12 points to 1014 for the State college. Earlier the State university had won the swimming meet, 37 to 29. SWISS SKI MEET Engelberg, Switzerland, March I. ·(JP)--Germany and France divided the individual downhill titles of the world's downhill-slalom skiing championships today as America's contenders generally were outclassed OX CHICAGO Chicago, March 5.--(/p)---Theodore J. Siener of. Indianapolis came up with the best games of his bowling career in the A.B.C. tournament today, rolling a 688, to take .he lead in the individual standings Shows at 1-3-5 7-9. Thrill-Filled College Musical! Songs! Daiiccs! Thrills! Romance! ALSO CIIAS. STAUETTl "What HAL LI EOT and I Sal f ft}" JOHNNY GMEN OBCHE8TM NEWS STARTS TODAY Jay-Crumid Mufeal Robert Taylor Eleanor Powell in "BROADWAY MELODY OF 1938" -PLUS-A HdTlnr Kepgrter rlndj Thrills tee Tracy--Diana Gibson in "Behind the Headlines" n M, 3-5#, 6 :BS, » 55 News 2 4«, 5-tt, 8. IS Headline. i.M, 3.55, 1:53. STARTS TODAY When to Come News 1:05, 4:JO, 7:05, 10 Ski 1:80, 4:20, 7:15, 10:10 Case 1:40, 4:30, 7:80, 10:20 City 3:03, 6:00, 9:00. 1939's Top Laugh Hit of a Gangster Turned Gagster And he'i fee top* tffMr 4t*d bofe. Edw.G.Ri '- WA*MX MO*.' A SLIGHT CASE OF MURDER" until torn* wm guy pufc. his fettfiMt room! Thta... The finest short of ite kind ever fllned, Latest News NEWSPAPER!