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SIX BLYTHEVILLE (AUK.) COURIER NEWS FRIDAY, OCT015ER 20, 1944 Heavy Pioneers Gun For No, 3 Crippled Chicks Face Hard-Running Smith Minus Two Regulars 1 The Blytheville Chicktisaws hope there is something hi this "third • time Is the charm" stuff. Making their third home "start ol the seas6n, (he Chicks take on the big and powerful Batesvllle •.Pioneers tonight at Haley Field. starling at 8 o'clock. This "third" omen bobbles up more than once here. It not only •is (lie third time ihe tribe has appeared before local faniiom since .the '44 season opened, bill Is thc third meeting between thc two teams on thc gridiron. Then, too, it .marks the third clash with rion- ' conference foes In thc third year under' Coach Arvil Green. But there is indication they will need more than jiist good pick • signs'. For Hosoa McDanicI, PIo- 1 neerhead man. Is putting one of (lie largest and most powerful Balesville teams In school history on the field tonight. Boast Pciycrful Line Led by two huge tackles who pull the scales better than the 200 mark, the line will average 178 pounds, some 18 pounds per member more than the locals. In tlic backfielcl there is even a greater . difference. For with Smith at 182 pound's and Hands, a 180-pound bruiser, tli c visitors average 172 pounds, as against a mere 151 apiece in the Mafoon and White offeiisive department. With two regulars out, one via : the injury route, and another by withdrawal, Coach Green and his tribe of luckless warriors arc faced with (in even greater problem and must exert everything at their disposal to cope with the situation. Jimmy Stafford, capsain and guard who has been outstanding In the four straight defeats by Hie home- lings so far Ihis year, is laid on Ihe .shelf for the remainder of the sea. son with a couple of dislocated '•Vertebrae: Jim Smart, holding the 'distinction of having scored the only touchdown for his side during the current campaign, has called - it quits and turned' in.his uniform. '...' " To Shool Woiiks ~.''Back"of the eight ball an<| with i:.lwo strikes already Slipped past. » Ihe Chicks arc cxjieclcd to "shoot •pine works; 1 in a traditional Dlythe- ;'Vnie fashion. Of course, no official t-announcement has been made, but v.tlje fans.and foes can expect the air to be'tiUCd with footballs. And : .the .'Marooners probably can be counted on to do "their share of the tossing. •• . Chief of the chunking.Is expcct- ~'cd from Stan Hood, who has been ;• .shifted from blocking back to thc :•• spot vacated by Smart. Before it Is'nil over D,in Cnldtrell, a flashy ; passer, Frank Nicholson, David ,\ Sylvester, and even Harvey Pogue, -. fullback, will nave had a 'hand 0*11 - the ball for throwing to Ends J. L. '•'Johnson and Joe Ferguson. Remainder of the probable Chicks starters include: Gerald Blomeyer .center;-Billy koonce ami.Joe Nell Ratcliff, guards-, Eugene Kcmpe How Blytheville-Batesviife Compare Wl. rhl^kc «'., .- »>< ~ .... Tonight-Papooses Lose 7 to 0 t _-> *^* I ' • *• ^^^^ ^^^r X% I *% ' • ^^. - [< *- — : - • 1M. Chicks 165 Johnson Kcinucr Koonce 1C) BJomeycr 162 Ratclltf 158 WUffln !48 Ferguson ,M8 Sylvester 153 1Iootl 129 Nicholson 173 Pogue 142 fas. j jE j lT HR Qa I/If nit pp. I'lonm.s n !x Huc!dlc.iton Jones Dauclcy Anderson E,,gi sm | Nelson .Wood ..Smith Wallace Hands 205 m I6B 168 m 1UO 1C7 182 ICO 181) Lieut, . ans Officials: Lieut, Bill Adams •fArtaiusns state College). referee , Allen A. Hurley (Iowa), umpire; 'Ueia.' Cecil Garrison (Southwestern of Memphis), hc-p<cl linrv.mau; S'taff Sergl. Uobert Tubtis i|,lt(le Hock High School), field judge. and John rirncc Wilson, tackles. Jimllli Is Threat Coach Mcnantel, who came out ol _ coaching retirement upon thc enlistment of Jolin Eclcl James Into the Army, will lake thc wraus off ; star back, Smith, and tell htm lo do his stuff in an effort to make il three-In :i row over the locals iiiid keep the scrips shite :lenn. This hoy Smith Is :i .senior who has three previous campaigns of fine work under his belt ami files one of thc finest in Stale circles. He is no stranger to Ulylhcvlllo cams. For It was he who set the winning piittern In 1SM2 un ( i again ast year. For that mutter, so arc cmr linesmen and two other staring backs. They were all In ihe, hick of the fighting last year and lelped lo rack up the 34-0 defeal. Coach McDaiiicI das Indicated lie following starters for his team: and Nelson, ends; Iluddlcston and England, tackles; Jones tind Anderson, guards; Dandy, center; Wood, Smith, Wallace and Hands n tlic back-field. WARNING Olmiill In the Chancery Court, Cliicknsnw- Iw District, Mississippi County, Arkansas. Percy P. Lance. Plalnlilf, vs. No. 8708 Helen Lance, Defendant. Tlic defendant, Helen Lance, Is ncreby warned lo appear within thirty days in the court nnmed in the caption hereof arid answer tlio complaint of the plaintill Percy P.' Lance. •; Daled this 11 day of October. 1D44 HARVEY MORRIS, Clerk. By Doris Mutr, U. C. Fi'ank C. Douglas, Atty. for Plf. Claude P. Cooper, Ally, ad Litem. I0;i3-20-21-ll|3 WAUNIN'C. OllDEK In the Chariccry Court, C'liK'kasuw- b;t District, Mississippi County, Arkansas. James H. Hudson, Plaintiff, vs. ,No. 8825 Mary Frances Hudson, Defendant. The defendant, Mary Prances Hudson, is hereby warned lo appear within -thirty days in the court nnmed In the caption hereof and answer (be complaint of the plhln- lltl James H. Hudson. Dated this II ilay of October, 194-!. HARVEY MORRIS, Clerk. By Doris Muir, D. O. F. C. Douglas, Atty. for Pltf. C. P. Cooper. Ally, nd Litem. 10:13-20-21-1113 Courier ne Games Tonight Fort Smith at Lltlle Rock, Fordyce at Hot Springs. North L. liorik at ttiissollvlllc. Ciimdi-ii at Pine Bluff, Joiu'.s];.-)io nt New Port. i-'J Dor.'ido ;:t Magnolia. Forrest City at Senrcy. Helena fit Hrlnklcy. Dnlc.'viile at Diythc-ville. Little Rock Catholic High a Henton. Rogers r.t neiilonvflle, Stuttgart at England. Tcxiirkiinn nt Ifope. Warren in F.udora. Marlnnsa at Wynne. Parkin at Hushes. Osceola at. Augusta. Marked Tree at 1-Jurle, Spriiigdnle at Fsycltcville. Van Bin-en at Sllcnin Sprinas, Cotton Plant at Clarendon. Rector at Paineould. Comvny ni. Flarrison. In the Clear — < » — ' ' '• Muip Will Get Osceola Seconds Get Revenge; p Q u R Z . s . . , SheldenScoresLoneTouchdawn rvtfKt * Rcau » is uniform clothes. Army Veteran Righthander May Return To Staff Of New York Giants ATLANJA, Co., Oct. 20 (UP) — Van Mnijlc Munso, the big right- hander who once was the fireball- Ing star of the lirooklyn Dodgers, ff rcudy It) trade lifs Army for a suit of civilian officials at Fort McPherson say Mungo will bo released from the service, and husky Van again will become tliglWe lo work for Hie New York Giants, who owned him before he was drafted earlier this year. \ Mungo's major league career started one spriiii: day in Florida, 13 years ago. Van was at the Brook. lyn Dodger training camp along with four other pitchers from [he Hartford club of the Eastern League. They had ripped Ihrough the Eastern the season before, and all of them but Mango had im- piT.sslv,, ivon-niid-losl records. Mungo was just a big rookie, fast and of the wild. Manager Wllkert Robinson Dodjjcrs sal hi Ills rucking clialr an thc clubhouse porch and watched »1] five of (Jic-jn warm u|>. Then he called over Coach Olto Miller. Robinson said: "Keep 1 Hie' bi? Buy, and send them other buins on their way." So they kepi Ihc big guy and he . furnished Brooklyn fans with thrills and headaches for years. He never managed to win 20 games in . any .season, but lie always gave ihc impression ibal lie could. In his , first big league ball game he turned on th c heat to beat Carl Hub- .oell, 3 lo 1. ! Other ballplayers, looking at iVfmigo's burning; speed, would shake Mich- heads and wonder why he didn't, win oftencr. One answer may be dial white Van still hud his speed he never quite learned lo pace himself. He just slood on the mound anil Ihreii- his hnrd one Until he' rah down—and then base I hits mined nil over Die place.; Every spring thc story was: "This will be MuiijjD's year. Just wiilcli the big boy so Ihis time." Ami : every fall they sang Ihe FlatDucl) theme song: "Wait 'till next year" Finally the Dodgers let Mungo go back to (lie minor's earlv In 1D41— his arm had g<iii c hnck oh him. Then they went on lo win the pennant without- the man who ,'hnci anchored the staff for-years. Later OSCEOLA, Oci. 20-The Osccola Eemlnolea reserves turned tables on Die Blylheville Juniors here last night as they trounced Coach "Pop" Mosley's youngsters, 1-0, to avenge the 13-7 defeat at Blytheville three weeks ago. It was a nifty ball game, a hard fought, well played battle between two almost evenly matched teams that packed thrills and spectacular plays that would have been a credit to more experienced elevens. Winners Have Ed£e The Semlhbles had Ihe decided edge in weight and experience but had to bear down all thc way to keep thc scrapping visitors from the goal litic. They were the recipients of some fortunate breaks that help al crucial moments. With three regulars, n, B. Hodge, Gerald licagnil, Billy Wayne Mc- I-'arliind riding (he' sidelines, the I'apooses did not have the scoring punch exhibited in (heir first encounter with thc redskins. But they kept hammering sway for pay dirt which they never reached, a corn- ball club, win or look over for Blytheville on the Osccola 45. On the lirst play Diokl e Greemvell raced around right end for 35 yards to the Osccola 10. Don Huey was thrown for a 10-yar.d loss on an attempted skirl around left end. Grecrivrell picked up fife on a spinner. Two other plays broke even, one a gnln , of 3 yards, the oilier a loss and Ihe ball went over lo Osceola on the 16. M Papooses GH Chance A fourth-down fumble' gave' the Papooses some hope and 1 the ball on Ihe Osceola 29. Huey and Grceii- wcll added eighl yards In Iwo tries but a fumbled attempted lateral put the ball back lo the 3G. An intercepted pass and subsequent recovery of the fumble stopped the Paps again. Forcing the Seminolcs to surrender the ball via the punt, shortly after the shroud half got under way, the Juniors engineered another promising drive that carried to tlic Osceola 15 but il bogged down and stopped when an Osceolan recovered a blocked pass. Another intercepted Blytheville pass put thc skids on the final drive on the Osceoln 33, tlic game ending just seconds later. Greemvell Leads Haps Long legged Greemvell and short Huey were the leading Pappose ground gainers. Captain Billy Bracey, Jack Elliott and John Hoover stood out on defense. Billy Shelden and Carlisle kept the Paps busy with their running, -„ -— -, b ,^™i, ,.,,„ while Jack Sarlain, John Lillicrap Seininpleji drove to' Ihe touchdown i aml Jimmy Hart were defensive ob- without losing lh e precious nug- slacles. Wiseman niitl Gcn c Shan- gel, f.fosc SInion kicked to Jimmy e J fclt 'tackled unusually hard. Dilto Carlisle on the 10 who raced to r ° r Jnck Elliott and Greeiiwell. ' pllment to niiy lo.se. First downs favored the winners only slightly. They racked up seven, four coining In the first offensive drive that carried them to the only sc6r e of the game. The Bly- tlieville Juniors had six, two-thirds of which were rolled up In the second half as they repeatedly threatened. Sciniiioles Score Early Taking the opening kiekoff the the 35. Employing a dazzling scries I ' nie lineups: of reverses, single, double and even °s c( !°la (7) triple, they covered the G5 yards in Sarlam seven plays with Billy Shclden »o- Lillfcrap IIIB over. Jerry Wiseman sneaked Williams over fof the extra point, Bannister That was their only serious scor Hart ing threat, but it proved enough as Foster th e defense was able to stand off B ™<b three potential' Papoose assaults The first came just before (lie Pos Blytheville (0) Hoover Stinsoh B'racey Davis D. Elfioft Besharse end of the first period. O ' Wiseman st 'elden harieyfelt LE LT C RG RT RE QB LH R'H J, Ellii't Greemvell Simon moi, [juiiuu. un all ex- —....t-j.^-ii nn t>mi kicks Bl'llie Bob Elliott Substitutes: Blylheville—Trnvlor. "•—•— L-'| Officials: John Burnett (Southwestern of Memphis), referee; year. When Noire Dame needs yardage Klmcr Angsman gets the (Jail. Here 18-year-old 130-pounder makes a typical gain as fighting Irish roll up 84 points in (wo games. Open 7:00 Show Starts 7:15 Friday and Saturday 'Bar 20 7 with HuiiidnnK Cassiily SKIIIAL: "Ilcsort Hawk" Shorl Saturday Midnight Show Starts 11 p. m. 'Charlie Chan in Black Magic' - - LaGuardia Field, N. Y.-Sinclair's unique oil-jeep drains and fills ''• giant American Airlines' Flagship with Sinclair Pennsylvania Motor Oil. American Airlines, Inc., biggest U. S. 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Probable starling lineups indicate that the Texas squad will have a team average of better than' 200 >•">"« ": BREATHE FflCER 1 « in each nostril I —•>;•••, membranes,* cold stuffed now oixms. Cmi- tiou:Ueeo»!ynsdirect«!, PENETflO CfOSE DROPS New Theatre Manila's Finest Shows Nightly 8:00 P. Malinecs Saturday & Sunday Best Washed Air Cooling System Friday 'THREE MEN IN pounds to (lie man, while Arkansas will average about 19G pounds. The Longhoni Hue will average 212 pounds against 204 for the Razorbacks. It appears that both squads will be able to field their best mentor both came through hard games last week without any serious injuries. The stands are already sold out, and indications are that 'the rec- ui'fi of 10,000 spectators may be broken Saturday. Since Texas first ran over a weak Arkansas eleven S4-0 back hi 1894, the two elevens have played 25 more engagements. Texas has won 20 of these, and Arkansas has mniic aged to win only five. Th e last Arkansas victory was scored in 1938, when the Hogs trounced the Longhorns 42 to 0. Satin-day's affair will be the first conference game for Texas— and Hie second for Arkansas ami 1CU ended up in a 6-6 stalemate at Fort Worth two weeks ago. Twenty-five million Europeans died of bubonic plaeue. traiistnil.- tcd by fleas from infected rats, in the 14th century. Read Courier News Want Ad». NO ASPIRIN FASTER <lmu genuine, pure St. Jo'wph Aspirin. World's largest seller at lOo. None letter, BOMB Buifr. Why pay more? Wby ever accept k'i^V Demand St. Joseph Aspirin. A real open m iarrymorc X Van Jolnisoin .SemJ ,t Short We want a MAN or WOMAN living in Osceola to act as Agent and Correspondent for the Courier News As Agent, this person will handle distribution of our paper in Osceola on a liberal commission basis. As Correspondent, this person will send Osceola and nearby news to our paper on a space-rate basis. 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