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BEX BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12, 1944 \Pops Rally In Fourth Period But Lose To Jonesboro, 19-6; Greenwell Scores On Long Run *" v ' »»", "Pop" Mosley's Junior High Papooses ran inlo too much • 'opposition at Jonesboro last night, falling before the Junior High Whirlwinds, 19-0, in then 1 second game of the .season. It simply was » case of too much weight and experience. Exploding a baffling razzle da/ale offense the Whirlwinds crashed over touchdowns in tlie first three quarters but were stopped cold und outplayed in the final period when the Papooses scored their lone touchdown. Thoiiks to some neat Mocking by Mose Simon and Jack Elliott, •Dickie Greemvell broke : out Into the open and swept 40 yards for a „ w>ie shortly after the fourth quarter, got, under way. It was a perfectly executed piny and young Oieenwell waltzed easily over tho goal line 'as Pap Mockers went to • work, Inspired by their touchdown the locals forced Jonesboro to sur- icnder the ball alter tlie next kickoff and were threatening again as time ran .out. Coach Mosley praised the finq play of his entire team and said he was satisfied over Ihc results, ihough naturally disappointed. Tho youngsters, .lacking In combat experience battled all the way and made the Whirlwinds extend themselves to win. •A return engagement is scheduled-here next mcntli. Neale Favors Running On Field Goal Attempts PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 12 (UP) — Coach Earl- (Greasy) Ncalo of the Philadelphia Eagles says profcs- slonnffootliall riile-tnakeis should allow defending teams to run back missed field goal attempts. Neale thinks the pros are missing ] out on what could become one of the most thrilling playe of the game The Philadelphia coach fays' derstand. why we can't run a DOPE BUCKET J, P. FRIEND CETS IlKSKKVIil) AWAKI). When the news story that'Mai tin (Slats) .Marlon, lanky St. l/wls Cardinal shortstop, had been voted Who'll Be Next Baseball Czar! President May Have To Decide Eventual Successor To Landis IJy United 1'rcss Now that the World Series Is out of the way, the baseball world Is settling down to discussion of that most Important (location— an eventual successor to ancient, ailing Judge Kenesiiw Mountain Landis. And present Indications are that Crippled Chick Squad To Invade Pine Bluff Facet! with the tremendous task yrcat. job nil season despite • the of stopping their old rivals, the I'lnc Bluff Kcbras, In Zctaatown tomorrow night, the Ulythevlllc Chicks appear In the worst physical condition of the 1944 season on eve of the conference game. Conch Airll Green reports that at least a half dozen starters arc tilling and quite probably two will be unable to start and possibly not get In at all. James Vest, the hard working center who returned to the fold a couple of weeks ago, had a kidney badly bruised In the 48-0 defeat in, the hands ot the power- fill Little Rock Tigers and Is not expected to even make the trip to It I* n problem to | settled by tho States. The question was one of the prime undercover topics of the owners and officials of both leagues during the St. Louis scries. And It can he safely disclosed that there are more candidates for the post than there arc catfish in the Mississippi. According to baseball's constitution,'the owners of the 10 major league learns each have a vole In saying who shall have the Important Job. But there you have a catch. Thcru 's no precedent on which to go, he- cause Landis Is the only commissioner the game IMS ever had. So nobody seems to know whether the National League's" mo"st ' vah'iabi$ '. Ltlnclls f«*«sor would be named player for 1944 broke it did not causo bj U ft . ni . aJ01 '! ty °';. >ma _ nlnlmls . vo , t , (;1 '_, ,„, . even a ripple among baseball fans, I , w; especially those who were fortunate ' who daily to sec the World Scries al St. Looic. , . . Till? fellow Marlon Is a whole infield by himself . . . He covers more ground than one of Bnrnum & Bailey's huge tents, hoiiis everything he can get his hands on ami throws with the speed and accuracy of a 30-30 rifle ... And most marvelous of all, he makes everything look so Owners fuvnrlng some candidate couldn't possibly get by iniiinl- easy To v,'atch him out on the flcld gives the Impression Unit anyone can do that, which Is mo » sl l r would ^ for « 'I've neve, been able lo m-C&^lT^i 11 ',^^ "» u ™^ and pop Illes as he can now Man- majority ballot. Meanwhile, practically every club owner Is Boing to be shoollng for his own man. One Indian already has come out for General Douglas MacArlhiir and another for General George Marshall, but opponents elnini both men arc too old because it takes four or five years to learn the Job thoroughly. All agree this Is the type'of man needed to follow the honest old made the game wash bc- All agree too I hat no trouble- finding field goald from the end 1 Bm Soulhvvo ,. lh doubtless will '•--- Is r. situation where l n(tvcl . Bmmb i e ovcr ]lls rnih irc with absolutely helpless inj tllc st(ck ^ , Iis lcn|{ul! rccognl . tlon Is merely a climax of one of the greatest exhibitions of sho'rl- •ilopplug ever staged in Ihc Oclober jlue chip diamond classic anil is In my book he between lhe zone. There Is r, siluatton where one en "offensive way.' Neaic .points 'out that a safety liian catching a three-point try thai goes wild, is in a perfect spot to run with the ball—but the rules shackle him. The Eagles are favored to win the eastern championship of tlie National Professional League. And white Neale won't predict a title for his club, he says they'll be Very hard to beat. Vic Lindskog and Steve Van Buren, the LSLT star, have been added to the.team, .and strengthened, it considerably.. •'•••••' The Eagle.coach says: "I expect •JKOst of oiir trouble from the New York Giants, they're always tough for us." well deserved was the difference fords and Browns . If Vcnion Boxer Who Dealt Fatal -'Blow Wins Dismissal NEWARK. Oct. 12 (UP)— The • Essex County Grand Jury has dismissed thp cose '; ot Larry Lane, Newaik, heavyweight boxer, in connection with, the death of Lcm Franklin, Chicago Negro, In a bout with Lnne'ln Newaik. Franklin was winning the fight oii points at the Mendowbrook Bowl on the night of July 2Gtli when lane.dropped hlai lo tlic~cnnyns In Hie nlhtli round ivlth a blow to the jaw. Franklin never regained consciousness and died 10 days later. NOTICE OF ' ADMINISTRATION Letters testamentary on the estate af John Paik Hatchett, Deceased, were granted, to the undersigned on the ,1th day of September, 1944, by the Probate Court of Mississippi .County, Arkansas. Ail persons having claims against said estate are required to exhibit them, propexly authenticated for allowance, to the undersigned as executrix of said estate, before the end of one yeai from the date of the granting of the letters testamentary upon said", estate, and if such claims be not so presented, they will be forever barred Dated tills 6th day of September, 1944. IpOLA B. HATCHETT, Executrix. Reid & Evrard, Attorneys for Executrix. 9|7-14-21-28-10'|5-12 Stephens had lived up to him they may be playing up there yet ... But there's only one Marlon . . . And St. Louis has every right to be proud of him. INTKItESTING PEOPLE It was my very good pleasure and privilege lo meet many Interesting sports figures during the World Series'. Grantland Rice, noted sports writer; Ford Prick, National League president; Bill Boni of the United Press; Sergl John Dcrr, of the CBl roundup, and others who arc listed candidates (or the SBD.OOO a year job, With all these problems In mind the baseball constitution wisely adds that It the owners cannot come to an agreement, then the naming or the commissioner should be put up to the President of the United Stales. Though (here has been no widespread expression on this idea, prominent baseball owners would Insist, under such a move, thai the appointee be outside the pale of politics. J J. Johnson Duiihtful Slater The big chief expressed serious doubts that Johnson would be ready. There Is every Indication, Green reports, that he will be used at all, further lidding to his line troubles. Stafford, who. has don e a BAAF Golfers n Tourney At Dyersburg BAAF's golf team won over the Dyersburg, Tcnn., AAP team last Sunday al the Blythevllle Country Club by a score of 27',i to 10!4. This was the second meeting of Ihc season for the two teams with each now holding a decision. The final and deciding match of the series will be played 22 Oct. at a place to be announced later. Individual seoips posted In the 18-hole matches were as follows: knocked' down, shoulder suffered In ibe opener with Caruthersvllle, had the member bruised again in the Bengal battle but, continued despite the severe pain. The same holds true with Pogue. Like Stafford the. blond, back hurt the shoulder making a hard tackle against Carulhersville. and has been unable to take off long enough to permit it lo lie.'il. He has freen wear- Ing a protector but even that hasn't been sufficient to withstand Uie shock during n hard game such as the first, three played so far. Koonce, given a starting assignment, has been one of the few bright features of the Chick play so far tills' campaign. He, too, Is not expected to open against tho Zebras. Cowh Alters Uaeup These injuries have forced Coach Orcon lo alter his lineup. He plans to open with John Bruce Wilson and Stan Hood, ordinarily a blocking back, at the ends; Gerald Blo- ineycr and Eugene Kemper, who reported late and Is slowly round- into shape, at the Stafford and Joe Nell tackles; David Jerome Gray, center, and Sylvester, Smart, Frank Nicholson and Pogue, backs. In order to bolster the defense, Chief Green will play checkers with some of his charges. He may move Pogue Into left tackle, Bla- meycr to left guard. Stafford moves back Into the secondary to help Smart back the line. That the Zebras are certain lo be exceedingly tough, perhaps as formidable as the Tigers, is Indicated by the season record. They have won two and tied one. They whipped McGehcc, 45-0, and blasted Fordyce, 44-0 before hooking up the 6-6 tie with Fort Smith last week. Little Rock rolled up a 49-0 score on Fordyce in the first start of the campaign. Heading Ihe -offense is Shorty the half-pint all-state back who is playing his fourth and final season will) the Zebras, and Jake Baldwin, a leading conference scorer in 1943, backed by a strong forward wall. Tlie chicks were due to leave at Ratcllff, noon today. only to' Arkansas entiles. Prizes will be offered in the following groups: Sporting, hound, terrier,, non-sporting, working anc Going To Navy Bannister May Starr Against Earle Team Tomorrow Night for a convincing, 12-fl v)doiy. It "polled Ih^ejr two-game unbeaten iinct unsccreil record and Msmi ',he honw of Baxter Poui'iiey, former Cscfrola men'.w, for a perfect season and conference championship. • ! ,'.' • Coach Bourns intends to start ihe same 11 who opened at Hughes which Includes Jimmy Carlisle and Tom Cross, ends; John Grlf/in and Tommy Uannlster, tackles;. Gene Butler and Stan Kramer, guards; P. BannUter, center; Henry Grif- OSCEOLA, Oct. 1 12.—The Osce-'lin, Mclvlu Wogt'nor, Robert Clay ola Eemlnoles will have a special Driver and Denver Wilson, In the incentive to win when they collide jackfield. with the Earle Cardinals here tomorrow night. Starling time is H o'e'.ick. . They will be battling for Freddie Uannlster, tribal center and co- captaln, in an effort to rack up their second conference victory and fourth win of lhe 1944 season. The .voung, energetic sjiapperbaclc star has enlisted in the Navy and does not expect to finish the'campaign with the Seminoles. He Little Rock , Wednesday left for animation but hoped to be bnck in time for this game by virtue ol his' 30-day furlough period beforo alignment. Despite this expected tough loss. Coach Homer Bourns is going ahead • with his program confident that his charges will rise to the occasion and. fill the gao. He Is j grooming a .successor to Freddie him as much as pos- toys. A cup and a war bond will | tmd wlll . use ^ , be presented to the best dog in the ; slblo to give needed experience v]ir\ll, l.l i/lrlltfnll trt llllinh n»H/ll" , ,. ^vv-^%. \.../ under, fire. Uxpcct Hard Fight Expecting a hard, bitter fight addition to what prizes ifc may win. Mrs. Emma Loest of Kansas City ,will superintend the show, and with the sport '!00. . . nut. among the most interesting fellows, was Bob Hollocher. who works alongside of Jack-:N. Brooks, my host there, in the Southwestern Hell Telephone Company Like Jack, Bob is one of thy city managers and, confidentially, rates high with Ills boss n the big company . . . Bob is a brother to the Inte Charlie Holln,- cher, who used lo cut a fancy figure at shortstop for Ihc Chicago Cubs during World War I cm. . . there were three ot ihe Hollnchcr the diamond and gone into business for himself. . . Just what caused It probably will never be known but Bob has an idea that removal of a growth on his lelt hand may have disrupted his nervous system. . . At any rate, Charlie's hand never coin- widely healed. . . Dhrlng infield practice he always used a catcher's milt to protect it and many observers credit his keen fielding to its use during those practice sessions. . . . Coaches and managers may take a lip for faulty Holders ... Bob was telling me a number of Interesting things about, his Illustrious brother. He recalled one ilme lhat Charlie was operated on tor removal of a bothersome appendix one of many attempts to find the source of his trouble, . . In the first game after convalescence Chnrllc hit a' home rim. In itself there was nothing unusual about Charles brothers, Charlie, Bob, and Milton, I banging It over Ihc fence. . . He and nil played the inlicltl side, by gtde: third, short and second. .'. . Natives of St. Ix>uis, they started playing on the snndlols of St. Louis but only Charlie was able to crash the pro portals. And he made up for the fact that the other two Holla- chcrs didn't care to make it n career. Oldtlmers will tell you that if Charlie Hollacher had been physically up lo par he woul'd have gone down in history ns one of the great-1 est Infieldcrs the game has ever known. . . He was not only a wlz-! ard in the field but a clulch hitter. ... He wns given a lion's, share of the credit for the Cubs getting into the 1918 World Series with the BAAF Gracfc Sullivan Schindler Phillips Adams Gannaway Joslnsky Mathis DAAF Ellis Blckncr Varhula Goudrea Ramke Morgan Weisbrod Htilbard' Arkansas Kennel Club TQ Sponsor Show November 9 LITTLE ROCK, Oct. 12 <UP) — The Arksuisas Kenjiel Club, Inc., will fj.oiiEor its first annual all-breed ilog show under, license of the American Kennel' Club, at Robinson Auditorium here Nov. 0. More than 300 dogs of all breeds and classes are expected to com^ pete for the more than $400 In cash prizes and trophies which will be presented to the winning dogs. Classes will include .puppy, novice, open, Americqii-bred, limit aiil lo-' A piece of rubber gives off heatiaill in the "first half then crashcd cai. Ihc latter cass will be open when stretched. 'over twice in the last two periods 'judges wmc Alfred D In ont of trom lhe Usuall >' toueh Red Dil ' (ls PhfaMphia and Ha^Osbom ol *" f«";o,e chieftain bos.speeded Chicago I training tempo, added Mrs. Qeroulo: Macklem of North"™" 8 ' 1 ^°'' k "> r . a "y emergency. He Li.ttle Rock, club president, said !:f. J ,''. v ,5. '^L™!,!,.! )C -i' 1eaily Ic "L"!.: 75 percent of the proceeds will be '" used to purchase cigarettes for sol- dicrs on trains. For 0 holes the following scores vas posted: Konopack 40 Tcrrill -H Buck 49 Allison 49 Under lhe 1944 Agricultural Conservation Program, Congress hns appropriated $12,500,000 to encourage the harvesting of alfalfa, ,red clover, alslke nnd several other- legume and grass seeds needed •' for war production.; f especially after surviving the .Hughes battle in fine shape. The tribt lived up to all 'expectations r.s they fought the much heavier Hughes outfit to a .stand- Versatile Cadet Cue would think that participating in football, basketball, tetj-A , swimming, and track woul^ take up a lot of lime. AC James M. Cox. of Lima, Ohio, evidently found time on his hands despite these extra-curricular activities, Besitir-s having earned letters In football and lennls during his high schol and college days, hj was photo editor of the year book, "Mir- lor", and belongej to the Lima Radio Club an<| the Lima Photo Club. Cox was also editor of the CTD paper, "Wingspread." Before acceptance hito cadets, he attended radio school nt Scott Field, III., and then went to Harllngen Gunnery School...Promoted to staff sergeant, he tcok combat crew training in Horida. Now a member of cadet class 44-1, he's working for his wings and commission. 8ALB CONCRETE STORM SEWER ALL SIZES Cheaper Than. Bridge Lun>b«r Osceoio Tile & Culvert Co. Chone 691 Onciott, Art. (lid it a number of limes during his slay hi the majors. . . But the bnll hit a knot near the top of the j fence, knocked It out nntl stuck there for a home run. . . Calling Mr. liiplcy! PART* THURSDAY Oct. 12,8p.m. American Legion Hut I'RI/ES:. Chickens ,fe Othei- Food : Products', ,. " _ ; Admission 35c Sponsored by American Legion Auxiliary Boston Red Sox . The crimson hose won, four games lo two,' with Babe Ruth and Cary Mays winning a pair apiece. Tyler and Vnughnn were the Cub winners. •AILMENT CUTS HIM DOWN Charles was Just reaching stardom when stricken with a peculiar ailment, one that has baffled science. . ..It was described as a stomach nervousness. . . As long as he could keep playing, maintain COTTONSEED BAGS and SOYBEAN BAGS See Us Before You Byy.' J. L TERRELL Office 111 S. Bdy. Phono 2631 STATEMENT CVP THE OWNERSHIP, MANAGEMENT, CIRCULATION ETC., REQUIRED BY THE ACT OF CONGRESS OF AUGUST 21, 1(112, Of Blytheville Courier News, published dally at Blythevllle. Ark. for October 1. 1044. his nervous tension Charlie wns all | State of Arkansas, County of Mississippi, ss. right. . . . But when he let down to normal it was different. It finally Icrt to self destruction two years ago after he had abandoned INTERNATONAL AGGREGATION (3LLOSSAL COMBINED SHOWS mimw - mmciD THIS ti»»on loo ACTS Sy-^r^ $50.000 , UTTIE NORHA DAVENPORT tWKt ftUll • .) A I ML . II «f U C-H MOV1 IttXM Blytheville Wed. Oct. Fairgrounds Before me. a Notary Public, in nnd for the Stale and county aforesaid, personally appeared Harry W. Halncs, who, having been duly sworn according 1 to law, deposes and says that he is the publisher of the Blythevllle Courier News, and that the following Is, to the best of his knowledge and belief, a true statement of the ownership, management (and if a dally paper, the circulation), etc., of the aforesaid publication 'or the date shown In the above caption, required by the Act of August 24, 1912, cir.bodlcd in section 411, Postal LAWS nnd Regulations, printed on the reverse side of this form, to.wli: 1. That the names and addresses of the publisher, edlto, managing editor, and business manager arc: Publisher, Harry VY. Halncs, BlyUievllle, Ark. Editor, Sam Norrls. Blytheville, Ark. Managing Editor, Sam NorrLs, BVvtheville, Ark. Business Manager, Harry W. Haiuos, Blytheville, Ark. 2. That the owner Is: Courier News Company. Blythevllle. Ark. Harry W. Haines, Blythevllle, Ark.; Journal Printing company, Frank W. Leahy, Guy Rogers, Allan Leahy, Edw. C. Schilling, Stevens Point, Wis. 3. That the known bondholders, mortgagees, and other security lolders owning or holding 1 per cent or moro of tota\ amount ol bonds, mortgages, or other securities are: Journal Printing Co, Stevens point, Wis. ' ' 4. That the two paragraphs next above, giving the names of the owners, stockholder, md security holders, It any, contain not only ;hc list ol stockholders ard security holders as they appear upon the books of the company but also, in cases where the stockholders or security holders appear upon the books of the company as trustee or ,n any other fiduciary relation, the name of the person or corporation for whom such trustee Is acting, U given; also that the said two paragraphs contain statcmenls embracing affiant's full knowledge and belief as to the circumstances nnd conditions under which stockholders and security holders who cto not appear upon the books of the company M trustees, hold stock and securities In a capacity other than that of a bonaflde owner, and this affiant has no reason to believe that any other person, association, nr corporation has nny interest direct or indirect in the said stock, bonds, or other securities than as so stated by him. 5. That tho average number of copies of each Issue of this publication sold or distributed, through the malls or otherwise, to paid subscribers during the twelve months preceding the date shown above Is 5,599. HARRY W. HAINES, Publisher. Sworn to and subscribed before me this llth day of October, 1944. (SKAL.) SAMUEL, P. NORRIS, Notary Publlo (My commission expire."/ Sept. 8, 1946), :f, <^' w - y 4 Here's one suit you can count on to look arid fit lik'e new even after sessions in the bus, somersaults with Junior, or pinch-hitting for Bridget. Thanks to Balanced Tailoring*, your Timely Suit will not go baggy or shapeless. By blending costly, 'flexible hand tailoring with sti/rily machine stitching, it steels your suit against strain and shock — yet keeps it limber enough to move with you. Yes, right through to'day's liurlcy- burley pace, your Timely Suit holds steadfast to its original trim lines—that's why we're proud to be ibe Timely store in town. 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