Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on December 7, 1937 · Page 5
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JtXios(1ny K Deccrnboi- 1 r Iflal HOPE 3TAK, ftdfcfc AKftANSAS SPO] ^%Mm^ ^•••k ^*«p*^ <*r Player Gets Paid for His Long Wait Jim Craig of Army Gel's Big Thrill in Scoring Against Navy I«.v NEA Service WEST POINT~For two sensons tlio lal-KO former boy from Pauls Vnllcy. OUn., sat on (lie sidelines, uav.ini! ;it » .•••ernwiiy lilllo 1ml |-l;iyiii« t)u> inil- bnck position for Army, Once in a while. Coach Gnr Dnvirlson would turn to Jim Craii; jincl say: "Craif;. HO in for Mp.yrr," Monk Meyer c.iadtmtecl and Mill Craig spout most of (lie timo sitlini; on tlio bench. Hi: was on ihc sideline.-!: as usilnl as 102,000 spectnlor.s peeral down thrniiKh tln> mist in }')iilii(li'l|)hia'.s Muiiiri|i;d Stmlium as Army fmij'l.t il.-; traditional battle with Navy. Passes from Woody Wilson to .lini Feliwenk and from Hucy Lout; to Jock nyan put ihc ball on Navy's three-yard lim-. Crai)j's brickfield mates were doinc all rinhl without him, but. it was then thai Davidson Uirned a.-' he had lurncil for (hive years, mid ihr fmriilfcii- words i-nim; HUiiiM: "Craic, jjpt in (.here." They nave Bin •'<"> C'laii; the ball anil, just as he knew he could do. he look it somewhere. F!JK Jim Cniifc had l/> wait until hi." lii>;t yame for his biy (brill, bnl with that touchdown the weary waiting, hardships and im|.alienee of Ihree loiij> yeaix no doubt were forgotten. Baseball Scouts Are Hot After Chapman BERKELEY, Calif.-Sam Chapman, California's (treat halfback who is expected to make life miserable for Alabama in the Rose Bowl name, is considered even a better baseball player than football star. Chapman, who has been approached by a bevy of major league scouts, admits lie would like to turn pro after ht> Rraduntes. Two years ngo lie hit .•129 to lead the Pacific Coast League in batting. The community chorus movement in the United States was started in Rochester in 1!)12 by Harry Bnrnhart, a sinner. 1 he South African Broadcasting corporation has employed mour new Afrikaans (pioneer Dutch) announcers. His Riding Stopped Horse- Show in Oakland Calif., on Tuesday. With the smfte ot- a horn showman, nnt) one booted Ic-R tucked neatly under the stirrup leather, little Kenneth Grnhnm of Salinn, Kan., not quite 4, years old. Is shown above In one of the darlnR font!-: of horsemanship which thrilled spectnlors enough to stop the International Horse Show in Chicago with applause. On his swnsn- buclcllns llttlo black pony. Bullet, Kenneth went through his rep- e '' tC "'" S °L trip k. ridinB :_ witn lne .g'' ncc a " d agility, of a veteran. Alabama to Get $110,000 for Fifth Pasadena Trip to Play in Bowl Tilt Crimson Tide's Success This Season Is the Result of , Teamwork, Balance, Coordination, and Spirit, Says Coach Frank Thomas By IfAKRV GRAYSON Sports Editor, JVEA Service After acting as though it preferred to play Amherst- or Johns Hopkins, California winds up with a reprcsen- tivc and worthy opponent in the Rose Bowl. January 1. The current and young Alabama varsity may not be the equal of two or throe of sit predecessors which appeared at Piisadcna, but It's a determined and well-drilled team, and the Tuscnloosa tribe's nickname. Red Elephants, always wax a misnomer. Alabama was California's second choice, but what institution in need if funds wouldn't want $110,000, which should'be each club's share with lht> top tariff jacked up to $5.507 ; California handled Ihe situation* all right once it settled down to inviting, but the pro-bid talk on the golden slope did the football department- of. the Tournament of Roses no good. While the Pittsburgh players were fed up. the stalement by California officials thai they'd like their opponents to wear the cloaks of appropriate scholarship rating, undoubtedly had some tearing on the Panthers' refusal to.make the trip to the coast. Il was reported thai President Robert Sprout of California attempted to coax Dartmouth into making the junket. To be sure, there always is Fordham, but when Pittsburgh rejects a highly remunerative pipkin appointment, Grade A bowlers arc becoming scarce. California's demanding some loam- ing in the other corner was commendable, but n school about to drag down 5110,000 for participating in a eommor* cial venture miles from its camps, shouldn't be too choosy. It can't ex* peel to collect that kind of kale on a strictly amateur basis. It is Alabama's fifth trip to the Arroyo .Seeo, and Ihe Crimson Tide has yet to be repelled, Under Wallace Wade, Alabama repulsed Washington in a throller, 20-19, January 1, 1926. It tied Stanford; 7-7, one year Inter, nnd Wade's finest job at Tuscaloosa crushed Washington Slule, 24^0, January 1, 1931. Frank Thomas was in charge ot the Alabama squad that passed its way to victory over Stanford, 29-13, three years ago. After watching erudite Alabama ramble through the 19117 season of upsets without a setback, southern ob- sprvcrs arc nl n loss to figure out just where the strength of the precise, nt'ber-giv<!-up array lies. Couch Thomas believes the fourfold ] mi.swer to this year's success is learn- j work, balance, coordination and spirit, j Of cour.se there's Joe Kilgrow, whose I play in Ihe backfield all year has been unwavering, but Kilgrow isn't the broken-field broakayay artist nor the punter that Dixie IIowcll was. Tut Warren and T<-x Shoemaker are consistent ends who have had a great dc-.d to do with the success of the Tide, but neither is in the class with Don lint-son as a deceptive pass-snugger, Kilgrow, 17(i-pound senior, is the tram's mainspring. Ho played. CO minutes in the tough Tulane. Georgia Tech and Vonderhilt battles, never tiring in his plugging, plunging stylo. Kilgrow tails signals from left halfback, floes tho pasting and much of the running. Shoring the ball-lugging chores are Charley Holm, strapping 191-pound fullback and younger brother of Tony Holm, All-America fullback at Alabama in 1929. George Zivich, 17B- pou.nd East Chicago, Ind., youth, doe.s the punting, and his blocking, unbeknownst to most of those who watclt Ihe man with the ball, is one of Ihe reasons the wheels go round. Viv Bradford, quarterback, is also a fine blocker. In the line, Capt. Leroy Monsky, 198-pound guard, and Jim Ryba, 190- pouud tackle, ate. tho big berthas. Monsky ant! Low Bostick, a 193-pound-, or, niiin the guards, and are two of the fastest, deadliest btockers 'Bama has ever had. Ryba is poison on tackle. At the tackle post opposite Ryba is Walter Merrill, staunch 220-pound fophomore who looks like a great player for two years to come. He is rawboned and rugged. Another soph, Carey Cox, handles first siring center after having beaten out an upper- Slirlne Is Olympic Site TpKYO-(/P)-The Meiji Shrine supervising committee has given permission for tho Outer. Gardens of the Meijl Shrine to be used as the site of Ihc 1940 Olympic stadium. Win—Uy n Tooth ANN ARBOR, Mien-l/TV-Michigan's one-i-ainl victory over Iowa cost tackle Bill Smith n front tooth. Smith blocked Iowa's try for the extra point wilh his face. Can Show a l>'.iss PASADENA, C.'dir.-^(/f')-Ench loam playing in the Rose 1 Bowl game ordinarily gets about $9T>,000 as well as the honor. In 19,'M, however, Columbia was estimated to be a $5,000 loser. The New York .squad made a long and expensive trip and encountered a rainy New Year's day which reduced the Kli'ko, Fortune Tullor ANN ARBOR, Mlch.-f/I')— Uni-ry Kipke, Michigan football coach, is scmcthing of a pragnosticator, Effort- the season opened he announced his loam would win four BaiiK'S and named them, He uessed right. The Wolverines toppled Iowa, Illinois, Chicago and Pennsylvania in .succession, as ho hnd predicted. I'llK'-C'lllUIRCI- C1NG1NNATM/P)-B!11. McKechnie, now Cincinnati baseball manager, has explained why he switches to a curv- ed'Slcm pipe while hunting. He says it enables him to shoulder his gun without removing his pipe from his mouth, Captain Mountnin PRINCETON— (ff 1 )— Princeton university's foolball team went lo Ihe mountain lo.flnd u leader for its 1938 football team. Thomas B. Mountain, « halfback, was chosen. Bantamweight, Six feel, NEW' YORK-(/l')-One of the new bantamweight boxing contenders is S-foot- Nathan Bridges, a 19-yf;.'ir-old negro, Ho'.s awful high and awfvtl thin. Coin-lies Friim Slr.klicd : SANTA CLARA, Calif.—(/!•)—Concli Fuck Shaw predicted the 27-0 victory of his San In Clara Broncos over Gon- ?uga from his sickbed. 'Ihe hist scheduled tsamc of the uiir defeated. Untied Broncos was played in S'ucrainenlo but Shaw was here with u bad cii.sc of influ(.-ii7.». With u radio at his side he li.sli.-ned to the, play-by-play accounl and kept in touch wilh Assistant Coach Al Ruffe, on a telephone run on to the- playing field. One Catching Record NEWARK —0?)— Willard Horsch- berger may not be the best baseball catcher but he's done something no other receiver did. He played on both coasts within 48 hours. Ho caughl a game in Newark on Sunday and one class man in mid-season. Only Ryba, Kilgrow, and Monsky of the firsl eleven are seniors. Thomas' second learn is sparked by Soph Herky Moseley, who runs, passes and punts like Howell. The second- stringers are far more spectacular lhan Ihc regulars. There is litlle losl when replacements are sent in. Haywarcl Sanford won the Vandei*- bill battle with it fourth-period field goal. Thomas is a resourceful coach, and has Ihe maleritil with which to find the-way at Pasadena. Looking Ahead DAYTON, O. — Although Dayton University has n IB-man basketball squad, not a sinale one of the Flyer cagers is a senior. Says MeclMnck "Easy/'' If Pitcher Can Get Two StHk.es on ; Mini; By NEA: Service OKLAHOMA CITY—Carl Hubbell wns told not long abo by another- National League pitcher that Ducky Meclwick of the St. Louis Cardinals was easy to pilch to once you had two .strikes on him. All you had-to do, he explained* was throw a low curve on ihe-outside, "Ycnh," replied the-great left-hand- er of-the New York Giants, "but how and when do you got twa strikes on Medwick?" RIO yards. Smoke Eater CINCINNATI—Paul Gehrman. recruit pitcher of the Cincinnati Reds, is a member of the Bend, Ore., fire department, Horned KfO|js Jump, FOKT WORTff-Since Dutch Meyer became liead football coach.at Texas Christian in 1934, the Horned Frogs have played 29 games on the road: and only 18 at home. Wanted to Study Values of Player Program. Vendor, Wi,ttl. Sense of Humor, Does Big Business By NEA Service SOUTH. BEND-A. sense of humbfc coupled with a bit of gullibility Oh, the part of the public created a land. office business for one program ventJbtv ut the Notre Dame-Southern Calf- fornia football game here. All he did 7 ' was chant: "Hero y'aro, folks . . ..gel your pro? « grains . . . name, number, and. salary of each and every player!" Prize Bet Seasoh Busman's Holiday NEW YORK— When summer time rolls around, Bobby Thomas, the noted six-day bike racer, takes his wife and goes off vacationing on a tandem bicycle. Bugle-Eyed Prosh LAWRENCE, Kan.—Ralph Miller, .-•tar of the Kansas freshman basketball team, averaged 19.7 points a game during his three years on the Chanute high school varsity. One of Gotham's Finest NEW YORK—Bill Kellej-, captain of the U. S. water polo team and former Olympic performer, now is a member of the police force and does duty along 52nd street. Take u Bow, Boys NEW YORK—It may sound-like a movie title to most folks, but- the first siring guards on the N; : Y. U. freshman learn this year were Cohen uicl Kelly. Berlcnbiich Would Referee CHICAGO—Paul Berlehbach, one- lime world light-heavyweight- champion, is asking for a referee's license in Illinois. Easier on Eyes, Too LONDON—Ben Ford, South African heavyweight fighter has turned to professional rugby, which, he claims, requires much more stamina lhan boxing. Hoosicrs Seek Trouble BLOOMINGTON, Ind.—Indiana Uni- versily is eager to arrange a foolball series wilh Pittsburgh, starting either in 1939 or '40. Sticky Fingers FAYETTEV:LLE, Ark.-Jim Benton. Arkansas end, led Ihe Soulhwest Con- lerence in pass rcceplion this year by -hauling, down 45 aerials. for»a gain, of Rommel. lq. Umpire CHICAGO—Eddie Rommel long a star pitcher with the Philadelphia Alhlelics, reenters ..the. American League as an umpire next spring. Rival Captains; Bgt Seat p£ Pants That •• Theft- V Teams Win BATON ROUGE —(NEA)— Pinky. Rohm, Louisiana State fullback, \ has an unusual football trophy hanging' on the wall of his room. Pinky, acting captain: 'in the' meeting with Tulane, . made a wager with Norman Hall, guard and co-captain, of the Green Wave, over the'dtrtebnie^ of Ihe game. They bet ea£h other Ihe seat of their football pants. After the Tigers had won. 20-7, Pinky ; marched into the Greenies' locked room armed with a scissors. In iust, 30 seconds the bet was. paid off. These Jail Musicians , _ Know Their Bars LOGON, W. Va.—(jP)—Three string- strumming musicians in the county jail play from. inside their, cell block while the director stands outride,-.but they boast it won't be long before they; will charm more than, just the inmates. Charlesy. Johnson, Sam Eldrldge and Charley Cilne twang the- strings of their, instruments while Moss Steele beats the baton on the bars; And Jailer C. W. Bias, is just. as. proud as they are. He says: "The old: grand, opera hasn't got a thing on my boys.-" JACK and SECK SHORT ORDERS Chili Mac—Hot 1'ork Sandwiches 216 South Walnut ^ T^T A *^ ^^> 9^ +^ 4F m^ ^^ T ^^ * Mbnts Sugar Cure For Pork and Beef Our Sugar Cure is a formula that cures meat quickly, costs no more than the old salt method and Is much less (rouble. Making "H cuts tasty and delicious. The fine flavor with attractive brown cured color makes a morn ready sale for those who butcher for market. Electrically Mixed I'milfil Direction.* Wilh Kadi Piirclmsu MONTS SEED STORE 110 Kast Seroml Products Harry W, Shiver Plumbing-Electrical PHONE 259 CALL NUMBER 8 NELSON HUMS ON WASH DAY JACK WITT DON'T VISIT OUR STORE Unless You want to SAVE Money on Your |j Christmas Shopping. We Guarantee Our Prices. READ'S 5& to $1.00 STORE The Home Store—For Home Folks. Call for Your Radio Tickets S-A-L-E ON EL FURNITURE AND HOME APPLIANCES SPECIAL R. C. A. VICTOR RADIOS AT REDUCED PRICES The Famous 811K. 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