Uncle Herbie Walker_Potter Wear_Cummins Catherwood_1943
Optimistic About Re-Sale, Re-Sale, Re-Sale, League Acquires Phils Today Philadelphia (AP) Some checks and a pile of stock certificates change hands in a downtown skyscraper skyscraper office today, and with the purchase the National League takes over the franchise of its debt-ridden debt-ridden debt-ridden debt-ridden Philadelphia Phils, who have rarely made a go of it financially or otherwise since , business man Gerald P. Nugent became president in 1932. Ford Frick. the league president, arranged to meet with Nugent and minority stockholders in? -their -their headquarters and indicated that Dixie Gets Baby, And Contract, Too when the forced sale 'was completed completed he would name a five-man five-man five-man board to represent the corporation until a new owner, is found. "The men probably will be the first five men in my office that come to my mind,' be said in New York yesterday. " Frick was more opUmistle than ever that a re-sale re-sale re-sale would be made soon, and to a purchaser "who can do the kind of a job the National League wants done." If. said, however, however, it was unlikely a deal would be completed today. The league had decided v at a meeting last week to buy out Nugent, Nugent, who owed It a reported $130.-000. $130.-000. $130.-000. and try to inject new blood Ing interests. into the perennially cellar-dwelling! cellar-dwelling! cellar-dwelling! bay because of his horse rteiag . j connections. Baseball Comnuiiot- Comnuiiot- r rr.T " Landis is unalterably eppovN A new figure. Charles- Charles- G. Erny. lutT of basebaH axd rUL president of the board I xempw; University and donor of Temple S. dlum. eaterde the field as a prospective prospective co-purchaser co-purchaser co-purchaser yesterday. He was reported associated with a syndicate syndicate heade ' by John B (Jack) Kelly. U.S. director of physical fitness. fitness. Another interested syndicate is made up of William Cox, Lt. Potter Potter Wear. Capt. G. Herbert Walker Jr. and Cummins Catherwood. all of Philadelphia. It was reported that Bing Crosby, Crosby, radio and movie crooner, had been interested but was nnabla to IVeic? York Gels AAU Stvirn Meet New York AP)--Th AP)--Th AP)--Th AP)--Th Amstew Athletic Union today swarded the men's national Indoor mmmar championships to the New York A- A- C for Apr. 2S, wfce its women's swim committee took under advisement to bold the women's meet at the Medina Out in Cnleajro rather than three different different dtiea.