1949 FEBRERO 15 FOTO
ill, 127, a Gar- Hoppe at 61 StiirBoy Wonder' of Green The World's billiards championship was in veieran hands today as Willie Hoppe. Plains, NY, cue veteran retained his 3-cushion title without loss of a game. 61 years young, was still'boy wonder'as he rallied in Chicago Sunday night to Joe Chamaco, Mexico City 54 to 43 in 54 innings. Charnaco entered the race 1 record. Chamaco is second from left and Hoppe in center with other Latin before the championship matches started.