Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on October 4, 1937 · Page 5
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iMpflday,Octaber. 4, 1937 STAR, H0RB, AERAN8AS THE Bobcats Prepare for Annual Game With DeQueen Tearii '• ''• ••• Contest Will Be Played Thursday To He First Road Trip— Lnrgo Crowd Expected Lo Attend -Game The Hope HiRh School football tenm will mnkt ils first rout! (rip nt (he season this Thursday niijht when (lit. 1 (earn (tors to DeQueon for ,-i contest will) llu- Ix'opards - amienl rival.s of tin; Bobcats The Ili>po u|ilad came out nf the Smnckovrr jftimc last r'riday in fairly good condition, and ban-inn injuries «this week." .vlmuld hi 1 in shape for the. DeQi'.Mii Rmne. It will be the fourth name nf the year for the Leopard*, liavini,' won two (ind I<K| one this season. I)( Queen won it* first Iwo (lames, defeating Waldron, 25 In 0. iind Hoi-alto, 20 to 13. Lust Friday the Lenpanls lust In Nashville, 20 In 12. 11 will be the fifth Kami 1 fur the Bobcats, having won three and lust one. The name nnnunlly attracts n l»rne crnwil. :inil this year the DeQueen stadium is expected lo he packed to capacity as >' bit,' flolf'Hiition of Hope fans i.s expected to follow the Bobcats to that city. Following is the UeQueon roster, weights and nuinbors of players. The first 11 players are expected to he in the star-tint; lineup that takes the field iiKiiin.M the Bobcats: Name nnd Position Gardner, end YOIIIIK. tackle Baker, «uard Cearlcy center Thomas. i;uanl Williams, tackle Lemley. end Aubrey, quarterback llcndricUs. halfback Pafford. halfback Kyle. fullback Taylor, tackle Kelly, end Fenton. halfback Allen, end Bakenhus. tackle Turner, puard Jones, halfback Reed, guard Curlee, halfback J. Smith. Riinrd ..Cooper, center U. Smith, end E 'laylor. end Ori'KK Kuan! Hawthorne. I'.uanl Dillahunty, guard 1937 Leopard Squad That Plays Hope^ThursdaylNight at DeQueeni \V(. IfiS 170 155 132 157 195 Mfi 130 170 lf>2 IfiO ir>8 IK! 13li KM 158 158 115 138 117 14-1 125 14-1 1.15 135 13fi 141 No. 45 44 3d 40 <tr, 47 42 30 33 TA 35 43 39 31 32 27 2G .18 II 12 37 Kl 14 1; 23 41 19 Star Dust Hy LKONAKD ELLIS Crowd DF. QUKKN. Ark.- (Special)— School and athletic officials moved (his week in makliiK preparntinn.s for linndlinfi one of the liirwsl football ci'owds in the history of the local school, next Thursday niubl when the Hope Hub- nils come here for a name with the DeQueon Leopnnls. G. P. Boldnu:. business manaRcr of athletics at De Queen hifih school, announced that Alvin Bell, nationally known football official, had been se- A;i.v way that you can figure it, the Bobcats will po to DeQueen this Tbur.mlay niuht with the "dope" In their favor by five or six touchdowns. But -and Mr. 1'rintcr make this is bin BUT To consider "dope" against the Dc- Queen Ix-opards would be n sad mistake. H don't mean a thing! What happened the nighl of Friday, November 13, I93G, when the Leopards came to Hope and pulled that uproarious upset is not forgotten. Fired with great zeal nnd determination, the Leopards were the best team that night—and they proved it. The Bobcats arc approaching this year's game with practically the same set-up as the one la.st season. Hope smacked Horatio down by a 48 to 0 score. DeQueon got by Horaio. The "dope" is heavily in favor of the Bobcats. Take the approach of last year's con- cst. DeQueen had been beaten by *IasihviHe. 25 to 0. Hope had won over Nashville, 31 to G. cured to referee the game. Exlrn bleachers are to be erected at the high school athletic fit-Id, which was used for the first time lost season. We don't believe the Bobcats are hitikiiiK about going to DeQueen to run up a bitf .score—just for "revenue." We dotbink they are going there determined to win by a bard fight. The Leopards are "pointing" for the Hope game—and it will take a battle to subdue them. Naturally we are for the Bobcats. We think they will win—but regardless of the outcome—may the best team come through with n victory. —Photo by Harris Studio Above is the 1937 Leopard football machine which will meet Hope til DC Queen high school athletic field Thursday night. The players shown here lire: BACK HOW (left to right)—Curlcc, Hawthorne, Dillaliunty, J. Smith, Allen, E. Taylor, lUctcalf, Fcnton, CtT.-rley, K. Smith, Jones. FKONT ROW—Tlimnns A. Tnylor, Aubrey, Lcmlcy, Kyle. Halter, Young, Gardner, Hcndricks, Pafford, Williams. Other'members (if (lie s<|iiad not shown In the picture arc: 'Kelly. Turner, Reed, Cooper, Gred, Bnkcnhus. bearing on (he conference championship. Note to Al Rose, the Carnden editor: We are pulling for your Panthers to win over the Tigers! 'If the Panthers ure unable to stop Little Rock, it will check the task to either Hot Springs. Fort Smith, Juncs- boro. Pino Bluff, Fordycc or North Little Rock. And we can't sec any of those teams beating the Tigers with the possible exception of Pine Bluff— unless there is u slip-up. Porkers, Frogs Battle to Draw off tackle for first downs. O'Brien paused long enough to whip a 24-yard pass to Soph Don LoonOy, end, and then went back lo running plays that carried to the five. There thing expected of him in filling'Sam- my Baugh's old position, bucked the line four times himself and finally dived over. It was O'Brien's kicking foot that tied the score also. The Arkansas Bazorbacks dedicated Saturday's game to -Lundy Corbdtt, varsity tackle, accidentally electrocuted in his dormitory room September 19. Dwight Sloan, who does the passing for the Workers when other duties call the little quarterback, who did every- Bobbins, did not see action in the Eddie Moore Let Out at Atlanta Richards, Catcher, Signed as Manager of Crackers ATLANTA.-0<P)--The Atlanta Crackers over the week-end signed Catcher Paul Richards as manager of the South- game. He has been suffering from a boil on his leg. Rawlings started in his halfback post. Arkansas,lost to the Christian last year 18-14 but came back with five conference Victories to win the championship. Arkansas plays Baylor at Waco, Texas, next'Saturday. em Association ball club'fdfihVft&ct year. , , "The contract of" Manages? 'Eddfe Moore expired at the end 6t the &a* son and the Atlanta Base'ba'tl Corpora » tion decided not to renew {his', e&l* tract," President Earl Mann attnduite* ed. '- , • "After considering all of th£ 8?a!l-" able candidates we decided on Cathef Paul Richards. It is our oplnldtt that he has the background, experience, temperament and the personaliity^to make Atlanta a successful manager. Moore's Plans Indefinite r* Moore piloted the Crackers td the pennant in 1935 and 1936 and to, .third place this year. Mis plans were nfit announced. , ;. Moore said: "I'm going to the World ' Series and "make some contacts,' I have •five places in mind and I-thSnk 1-can land one'of those jobs. 1 did:mjf best' to put the ; Crackers on top. ~We*Won two pennants and finished third, Which wasn't bad. But somehow^we cduldn'f make it three in a row." , <V1 .. ^_^_ - - ., i • --' - n ••-' 61 Passes Thrown in Contest That Ended in 7 to 7 Tie Fort Worth Wins, Take Series Lead Travelers Unable lo Hil Ed (Ireer and Lose, ;5 to 0 FORT WORTH. Texas—</T> --Rangy Kd (RciitracUsi Gieer permitted only one Little Rock Traveler to wandei past second base in a masterful .'1-0 win'Sunday thiil pul (he Kurt Wort! Panthers In the Dixie series lead, tsvt gumes to one. Only six Little Rnt-k bits fell safely and two uf those eame in the las frame for the only Pennine scoring el ance the Travelers offered. U was throttled on a fast relay from the outfield that trapped Freddie Tauby between third and home. Deliberate Kola Sharpe, Little- Dock's starting twirier, was nicked in the elutches by a Panther team bent on bringing back the Dixie series glory that once was a .summer formality around this town. Manager Homer Pool, hobbling around with an injury, figured in Iwo i f the Cats' three tallies, fie reached first safely on Runny Griffiths' bobble, at shortstop lo start the second frame and hounded home on .Jim McLeod's two-baser into lecl-center field. The Cats brought in their second run in the third inning when Hugh Shelley singled, went along another base on McDowell's sacrifice and came across on Stebbins' bla/.ing single into left. . , McDowell's single started the sixth inning. Tabor raced in from third base and made a magnificent running catch of Slobben.s' attempted bunt bill threw wild over First Sucker and McDowell scam- Peel slashed a one Reports from DeQueen say that G. P. Holding business Inrmager of athletics at DeQueen High School, has secured Alvin Bell of Little Rock to referee the game. Bell is a nationally-known football official and rules interpreter. There should be no cause for arguments. We don't know whether school authorities here are contemplating a special train at this lime. But let us suggest one as a means of escaping dust on the gravel highways between Hope and DeQueen— and as a safer means of transportation. We believe that a special train can be chartered—say the Missouri Pacific to Texarkana and north on the K.C.S to DeQueen—or the Frisco to Ashdown and then the K.C.S. to DeQueen. Which would be the best route can be determined by school authorities— but let's have a special train. It appears—if Little Rock is stop-pod—it will be up to either Camden or Pine Bluff. Here is the conference standings to date, last week's results and games to be played this week: W. Pine Bluff 2 Forrest City 2 Hope - 1 Jonesboro 1 Blythcville I El Dorado 1 Hot Springs 1 Little Rock 0 Camden 0 Fordyce 0 North Little Rock 0 Hussellville 0 Fort Smith 0 larksville 0 Benton 0 Uisl Week's Results Pine Bluff 38, Forl Smith 0. Forrest City 10, Russellville 7. Blytheville 2fi, North Little Rock 14. El Dorado 20, Benton 0. Games This Week Camden at Little Rock. Benton at Russellville. Blytheville ut Hot Springs. Pine Bluff at Fordyce. Forrest City nt North Little Rock. O'Neal's head pered to third baser into left (bat scored McDowell Moore followed another single but Sharpe came out of the hole on "COTTON LOANS We arc- now making Government Cotton Loans. Bring us your ccttun for qu it-li service. Jett Williams & Co. Besides the Hopc-DeQuccn contest his week, another game that will be vatcbed closely this week by Hope ans is the Camdon-Little Rock cou- erenee tilt to be played in Little Rock. The outcome will have an important T Pet. 0 1.000 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 1.000 1.000 .500 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 By PELFX R. McKNIGirT FAYKTTEVILLE, Ark.- (/P) -T w o pass crazy football teams, Texas Christian University and Arkansas, pitched through four frantic periods to a 7-7 draw that left a sellout throng exhausted here Saturday. 'Sixty-one passes of every description sailed through the air one was good for 75 yards and Arkansas' touchdown. The aerial magic played n big part in the Texas Christian score but it was deadly Davey O'Brien, the 157- pound Christian sniper, who finally plunged over. Every period was an invitation to heart disease bill the second packed the biggest punch—and all the scoring plays. Long Jack Bobbins, Arkansas' handsome triple thrcatcr, stood back on bis own 23 and fired a bolt which Jim Benton, end, snatched on the 45. Three TCU ladders shelled him, but on the way down he spied big Ray Hamilton, his fellow end, laleraled ami Hamilton tore out 75 yards for a touchdown. Owens' place kick was perfect. It took the Christiau just long enough to get the ball on the kick off to knot the score, Johnny Hall, 180-pound halfback who looms as the greatest running back the Southwest Conference has seen since the days of Joel Hunt, whipped the kickoff back to his 43 and then look turns with O'Brien in slicing Accessories That Tune Your Fall Wardrobe, Shirts deserve a first place in every man's wardrobe. Shirtcraft Shirts are designed and tailored to sot off just the right look of smartness tha't n fine shirt should. See our large variety of fabrics and patterns. $1.55 and $1.95 A Mark of Distinction- Well Groomed Feet Million's liner to Graham and Mc- Lcod's force out. Not until the final frame did the Travelers, who punched three Fort Worth burlers groggy in the opener al Liltle Rock, find Grecr for solid pokes. Tabor flied out lo Moore to start the inning, but Tauby pumped a .single into left and Grnhum followed with a liner lo right Ibul Moore bobbled. Tauby circled third bul Moore's re- ay to McDowell had been hurried along to Jackson, catcher, and Tauby was trapped, Jackson to Million, who ran him out of the base line. Little Bunny Griffiths turned in the fielding gem of the da"y in the seventh when he scurried over back of Third Sucker Tabor, speared McLeod's hopper with his bure hand and tossed a circus throw lo Ncimiec that forced out Gucr. Lefty Poindexler relieved Sharpe. in Ihe eighth after the Cats had baggec seven hits and three runs—two of them unearned—off the slarting hurlcr. Manager Peel indicated Clyde Smoll lefthander, would twirl for Fort Wortli Monduy while Byron Humphreys, ace Little Bock thrower will attempt to even the series. Lillle Hock 000 000 000-0 6 Fort Worth Oil 001 \— 3 8 Ties that hold their shape! Because (hey (ire made of wool and mohair. Priestley's "Nor-Sasl" of course. Just arrived—a handsome selection of colors and patterns. Smooth calfskin with pointed too in black or brown. This shoe will tfive your feet that well groomed look. Built by Freidman-Shelby to give you every comfort possible in a well fitted shoe. 98c Suiting You—That's Our Business The beauty and fine quality of'the hard finished" fabrics made into Curlee Clothes is only half >the story we have to tell about this fine line of clothing. In addition there is -the fine interior construction which is so vital to'the long life and well-tailored appearance of a fine suit. $32.50 Two Pants $ 5 00 Hope We Give Eagle Stamps The Reading Department Store t W, Robison 6- Co. Preepott Nashville Coopers underwear shorts in fancy or solid while, broadcloth. Made with (he "Knit Spot Seat" for supreme comfort. Just wear one pair—you'll want more. BRACiS BY HICKOK Hickok suspenders with Ihe famous "Action-Bak," guaranteeing complete fredom and supreme comfort. 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