Horace Mann Basketball Championship Games March 10, 1956

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Horace Mann Basketball Championship Games March 10, 1956 - Fans to Greet Returning Horace Mann Cubs A...
Fans to Greet Returning Horace Mann Cubs A welcoming reception is being planned for the Horace Mann basketball team and coaches, Sunday afternoon, when they return to Maryville, by the public relations committee of the Chamber of Commerce. Albert Bell and Gene Thompson are in Charge of the reception. Principal Herbert Dieterich of the Horace Mann school assured Thompson and Bell that they would plan to arrive in Maryville between 4 and 4:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon. The committee asks that a group of welcoming cars be at the King Service station at 4 p.m. Sunday to welcome the players back to Maryville. At noon today plans were being formulated to have the fire whistle blow at the time the caravan returns to the city limits. It also is planned to have the Maryville fire engine meet the boys at Kings and carry the team members to the courthouse square where a short welcoming program will be held on the west courthouse steps. Rabels Visit in Indiana W. J. Rabel and son, Forrest Rabel, who has his own airplane, flew this morning to Fort Wayne, Ind., where they will visit the parents of W. J Rabel. Tonight will be the decisive factor for the Horace Mann Cubs, shown above, who will be seeking their 35th successive win as they meet Pembroke-Country-Day high school of Kansas City in the Class M finals of the basketball tournament at Columbia. Members of the team shown above are front row, left to right, Gerald McClurg, Gary Schenket, Leland Jackson, Ronnie Partridge, Steve Addison, and Jack ColwelL Second row, Dick Dooley, student manager, Jerol Lee, Charles Knorr, Charles Nelson, George Clement, Jim Thomas, Marvin Reaksecker, Ronnie Hainey, Marion Gray, student manager and Coach Burton Richey. _ . . . The local team won their games with Fair Grove, Troy, and School of the Osage to launch them into the final round of the tourney«

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  1. The Maryville Daily Forum,
  2. 10 Mar 1956, Sat,
  3. Page 1

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