26 Aug 1957 Daily Ind Jnl "Polly Snares Bird Boat Championship"

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of ... on a in in - 1 I j . I Polly Snares D r H K A n t I Ull U WJXJUX Championship With lets than a minute sep arating first and fourth place winners, the Bird Boat series provided one of the most thrilling thrilling finishes of the weekend's Yacht Racing Assn. Regatta. rau nauaco rouy wu me and the YRA season champion ship after t rough and tumble six - race series. Polly's time was 2:06:38, followed by Jul ian Barnett's Robin at 2:06:50. Roy Ashley skippered Oriole to a close third at 2:06:59 and Dick HyeV brought the Puffin tt 2 - 0715 The Birds pur ed a" limile course in the bay. Polly sails for Corinthian yacht Club. A marvelous comphark was hi. crew aboard Dr. Victor Ka - jl!T?Zs Ahead of the fleet at the finish on Saturday, the Gay Blade hit a knock - down 50 feet from the line, filled with water, and aU but Mnk. Russ Schnei: der., Top Banana season's ieader picked up the winning points Yesterday it was a t tory. with th. young Belvedere sailor staying rights lide up all the way and cross - ing the maeie line a comfort - able 4 minutes and 37 seconds - m - " - he.d of reter.n Schneider. r..u.. i4 a. 1 dent in the Farallone Clipper class, where Tbeo Stephens' naWf fc - caw MA Debit took the Sunday race under under trying conditions. The jib Hub Hurler 6th Straight Dick Creighton, s m 0 0 1 h , curve - balling southpaw ace of the San Anselmo Ongaro Plumbers, chalked uo his sixth straight victory and his fourth shutout yesterday as he hand - cuffed the Interstate Utilities semi - Dros of San Carina. 7 - rt at Memorial Park, San Anselmo. ' rvi 1. 1 a x Creighton, who is undefeat - ed this season, allowed only foil Uia i. 1 V.I :rJlil"S VfcJ. luZ Z?Z?ZZT , M mp &amw wuen cui uaiiagner, rightfielder who has been hit - ting sensationally, clobbered a tremendous home run off the tennis courts in left field, scor - WEEKEND FIGHTS ST. PAUU Minn, Del Plana - an, loo, oucpoiniea Kaipo nger ones. 158. St. Albans. N. Y 10. HOLLYWOOD Ramon Tiscar - eno, 144, Los Angeles, outpointed outpointed Willis Mofton, 143, Sen Joss, MEXICO CITY Ramon Calay - ayud, 110H, Venezuela stopped Pimi Barajas. 115. Mexico. 10. TOKYO Koji Ishibashi, 118, japan, outpointed eaouxo Otakl, m, japan, iu. . winch tore out of the boat, was almost lost overboard and Debit's crew continued to sheet the big Genoa by man power to a finish 8 seconds ahead of Aldo Alessio's Mistress. Mis tress' second on Sunday was plenty to assure the mahogany beauty the season's champion ship.

Clipped from Daily Independent Journal26 Aug 1957, MonPage 14

Daily Independent Journal (San Rafael, California)26 Aug 1957, MonPage 14
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