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CO o SECOND SECTION Sports, EditorialClassified Advertising, General News 7 r The Albany Democrat-Herald, VolMlXIX, No. 213 ALBANY, LINN COUNTY, OREGON, THURSDAY, MARCH 19T The Albany hfefb, Vol. LXI, No.3 1936 Thrilling Ganms Feature State High School Basketball Title Playjin First Round a LEWIS RETAINS TITLE) Ten Feet Up, and Cards Win! UPSETS MARK NATIONAL AAU TOURNEY PLAY 1 Sf f, Ik O SALEM PUSP FROM TOURNEY BY TILLAMOOK Br United Prei Wednesday's Scores Myrtle Creek 28; Mill City 23. Bellfountain 35; Umapine 15. Astoria 33; Benson 29. Corvallis 49; Ashland 18. Franklin 35; Roscburg 29. Tillamook 35; Salem 24. Oregon City 37; LaGrande, 29. McLoughlin 2G; Bend 13. ' SalinY Ore., March 19. Astoria's figming fishermen, defending champions, aiid seven other teams won their way into thcO second CURTISS AND SUGAI SLATED FOR MATCH AT ARMORY FRIDAY Jack Curliss engages Don Sir gai and Soldier Thomas bailie, llerb Bergeson in the special double main event at the armory Friday in the Albany firemen's card. The grapplers will not start their fights until 9:15, followini spring opening While the card is a double main event, interest is focused on tho Curtis-Sugai bout.J5oth wrestlers are fast and clevetjlind the ever-popular Sugai is counted upon for one of his sensational performances. The Thomas-Bergeson bout siiould be a close second to the C urtiss-Sugai affair. Bergeson has been one of the steadiest grapplers in Albany since the start of the year, but leans well over on the. -rough side. His last week's choking and towel-hold tactics against Tom Hirai left the fans 111 a humor to see him receive some of the like medicine. Thomas, although billed here before, has uut performed before Albany fans .Wthe question oC-whcthcr he can inpe with BergeW' remains for Friday night. The Curtiss-Sugai bout probably will be as clean and action-packed as the other match is likely to be rough. Sugai has had a lot of experience since showing here several times ttiis year and has never failed to please, displaying real ability in his matches and a pleasing personality. Scio BasebalUrs Start Next Week e Scio. (Special) Scio high school boys will begin baseball practices next week, according to announcement of Coach Cecil Klder, Elder's basketball squad finished the season in first place in the Linn county league. The seasonal total was 18 wins in 26 games. The cagers were defeated by Newport at Corvallis March 13 by a 19-10 score in oac of the first games of the district tournament. Coach Fiances PatterBon is al ternating baseball and volleyball practices this week as weather permits. Scio girls have no basc-ball games scheduled as yet. By Henry McLemore United Preu Staff Corrrspondrnt Bradenton, Fla., March 19. Dizzy Dean may be the grxalcst pitcher in the world, and me) loss of the Arkansas cotton Tptcker might cost the team the 1936 championship, but the St. Louis Cardinals are not going to risk their future as a team simply to satisfy a man they consider the gicatest nvdeontent in baseball today. That, in so many words, is what BranclWJickoy, general manager of the iSr Louis club, told me last night 15 minutes after he h u d talked to the dissatisfied pitcher by telephone. "Our relationship," Rickey said, "is the same as it was when I wrote him the now famous letter of Jan. 23. Our difference is not one of money. You can forget about that. The issue is a much more important one than u few thousand dollars. Beiieve me when I tell you that it involves not only the career of Frank Frisch as manager, and the careers of the other 28 players on the club, but the future of the Cardinals as a team. To hire Dean as he now feels, and as he felt last year, and the year before, would be ruinous. "I don't mind telling you that there isn't,a man on the St. Louis team who wants Dizzy as a team mate unless there is a radical change in his attitude. 1 won't tell you exactly the things h(T)did. because that's hanging out the team's linen too prominently. But suppose I create a player and give him actions that parallel Dean's of last year?" I said that would be all right, figuring Rickey would hit pretty close to the truth. "You ve got a player on your team J Rickey continued, "who sccoiicL'tiuesses everything. Nolh- round of the 17th annual state high school basketball tournament in Willamette university's gym Wednesday. But pairod with the 1935 titlists in a quart&yfinal bracket this afternoon was Corvallis, a squad many dopesters think will catch the fishermen in their own nets. ZJ Favored for the state B league championship was Bellfountain, whose boys from "somewhere in Benton county" will face Myrtle Creek. The first day's play brought only two surprises. For the first time since the 1922 tournament, Salem was defeated in an opening game .losing to Tillamook, 35-24. Oregon City .came, from beT hind in the second half of its game with LaGrande to trounce the boys from eastern Oregon, 37-29, after they had led at the half, 15-12. Corvallis ran up the bigSJt andj most one-sided score in outclassing Ashland, 49-18. McLoughlin of Miiton-Freewater had little trquble disposing of Bend, 26-13. The Lava Bears' first visit to a DonvifjPnln.. Mrrh 1Q Vic- Giors over the highly favored Kan- sns City Philcos in the most stun ning upset in history of national A. A. U. basketball tournament play, a determined, hustling K. C. Life team, of Denver, loomed today as the tournament "daric horse", the team to beat. While a capacity crowd ot more than 3,000 rocked the rafters ot Denver municioal auditorium last night, the Lifers outplayed, out-shot and outfought the veteran Kansas City ciub to win. 41 to 38. Made up almost wholly of play ers who appeared last year undei the colors of Denver Athletic club, and before that in Wyoming university uniforms, the Life tcamO matched basket for basket with such stars as Chuck Hyatt, perennial All-American, and Bill (Skinny) Johnson, the great , former Kansas university player. While the K. C. Life victory was the night's feature, Greeley Statu Teachers' college, oi Groeley, Col., turned in another thriller in defeating the seeded Gridlcy Motors team, of Wichita, Kan., 53! to 41. In other games, favorites eame through as expected, the Safeway stores of Denver beating Rinaldt Tailors, of Washington, D. C, 40 ; to 18, and Western Transits ot Hutchinson barely nosing oul ' Denver university, 39 to 32. In quarter-final play, starting at 7 p. m. tonight, Kansas City Life faces another tough assignment in the Western Transit team. Dizzy Will Pitch To Anyone, Signs Up Bradenton, Fla., March 19. Peace was restored to. the ranks of the' St. Louis Cardinals today when Jerome (Dizzy) i Dean, star pitcher, signed an agreement to "pitch to anybody onl the club," thus - ending -the'-verbal ucl be-.-tween Dean and Catcrer Virgil Davis which has raged for weeks.- t S Phone 73 21, 22, 23 For tile first time in 15 years. Stnntord University copped the Panne Coast Oonfcrenre basketball title by downing University ot Washington in two straight games. Here's a tense moment In ori ol the games when Pntr.rson scored Leit to rltiht, Loveilch iW) Zonne (S); Calderwood (S); Paterson (W); Stoefen IS); Bishop (W). FIcMiiiK lliroiiRh the late rounds wllh a bnrtly bruised rlKht hand, Jock MrAvoy, courageous British bat Her, dropped a decision to John llnnry Lewis, lishl-lieavywelslu rhunipiiin. In their title bout in Madison Square Cm rim. Here MrAvoy Is shown missing a left 1:ih as Lewis hobs his dusky head to one side WOODBURN ADDED TO STATE LOOP; SEER ONE MORE Portland, Ore., March, 19. Woodburn was added to the stale baseball circuit last night, in the first stop to boosK tiie league to ehflii clubs. Corvallis or another will be admitted to round out the circuit. Toledo, Salem, Bend,. Hop Gold of Portland, Albany and F.ugene are' -In -the league, anil were rep-I resented at last night's meeting, The league schedule will be adopted at the next meeting, be held at Salem April 5. to Beavers Get Larkin From Detroit Tigers Slocklon, Cal., March 1!). Steve Larkin, husky right bander who has been pitching in the Texas league the last two seas'ofls, was turned over to the Portland Beavers today -by the Detroit Tigers. Larkin was sent to the Beavers to take the place of Jack Wade, lefthander, recalled by the Tigers at the end of last season. 3C ing satislies him. If you lose i(1)Poitland team probably state tournament since 1924 was made miserable by Monahan, Mac hi forward, who rang the hoop 1 for 1 1 points and Fisk, guard, who got 7 to lead the boys from the wheat fields to victory. Bend frnade only 3 field goals, and scored more points from the free throw line than from the floor... McLoughlin-. -held, ojily an 3-7 lead at the half. Bend lost Isted. forward; Hendershott, cen IHWF'S ASM , game when a sacrifice fails, he says the manager should have told the battel0 to swing. If you lail to MMtrMwa he says the manager Ins kMt fire games in three WeeKs by not soei'iticing. If you catch nisht triun after a same, the player mays you should have! caught a o!y one, and he won't ride on it: If it's a day train, he wants a i,ht one. This same player aahs the other players their salaries, and then tells them they're saps to work for so little. "Tlne weeks "before the end of the season, and with the club but one game out of first place, the player openly offers to bet his U"iimmutt-ithiit the club won't win the pennant. Also, he tells half his males they won't work with him, and f deliberately misplays bll so he'll lose the game. "We tried treating Dizzy as an eccentric genius for four years,' ter and Krog. guard, on fouls in the second half. Corval' tall speed demons ran away Irom Ashland in "the first hahj, 24-6, and never halted the pace. Krugcr, high scoring guard found he hoop for 14 points, all on field goals. Tillamook's cheesomakers showed class in putting Salem into the consolation round, 35-24. It was a free-fouling game, with 14 personals being called on eaclj eam. Tillamook led at the hau, 44-!),-nnd with forwards Moore and Walker bitting the net for 16 and FOR LIMITED TIME ONLY An Attractive; 76 PIECE MARTHA I WASHINGTON Free D elivery Open Every Day and Evenings o tr' v. 65 ? If r for Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday fflarch 20, Large cans, Each 2nd and Main Sts. Ask us how to and Features said, "and all we got was get a chromum-piafed $1.25 Sitting Tray for 25$ Two EAGLE (RAND Labels ourspedai EAGLE BRAND ZTkZ it " 9? 8 points each to 11 for Skopil, Salem's lone high scorer, the visitors had lidle trouble. Personals' sent Skopil and Wagner, Salem center, and Long, Tillamook guard, from the game. Ted Sarpola, Astoria's all-state forward last year, was outsobred by Parker, his teammate, who got 15 points to lead the attack again;! Benson. Sarpola had 10.O The Fishermen got away to an early lead but were lucky to be 20-18 ahead aX the half. -Xitiw Benson forward, tied the" seme with two free throws early in tlw second half, and then a stopwatch which stopped too long threatened to wreck the game. Timer Tom Drynan suddenly found his stopwatch had run completely down. Oflicia'.s and coaches got their heads together and afrml that two and on-hutf minutes of tle second half had been played. Thn as Sarpola begun to find the basket and Benson missed mimy a lwrt-lw(aking shot, Astoria kept a slim lead until the finl gu. It was 21-29 with 38 seconds to go when Parker shot to .make it safe for the champs. Franklin's second team staved off a desperate Roburg rally m the set. nd half to win, 35-29, ter leading at the end of the fir period, 25-7. BULLDOG GRIDDERS TO HOLD PRACTICE GAME TOMORROW! r Of h iof two weeks spring footlraTi practice (.iwa I'i i- j nay afternoon on Cc-mtraJ fwlsl as two squads of IMMng compete against each other in a contest which will wind up activities. The high school has been drilling for two weeks in fundamentals and plays under jCuach Tulfy Filing--sen. Kllingsen announced no lineups for the inter-squad tilt, but tU: material has shown such pronyjso) that evenly balanced teams afe inevitable. The Bulldogs will probably receive no mortK than a 0(4ht workout today. ( Pjiays and intensive piacticf)hav? taken tlr time this week, and a let-up is scheduled for them today. McGILL ATTRACTS) "MACS" Montreal (U.Pi The - Mars" have it at McGil! University. TbCVu-tlents directory shows thcVe .tire 165 students attending the university with Scottish names beginning with "Mac." Thore" Vre only 1 1 Jones, 24 Smiths , and seven Cohens. - Roux Shampoo Tint Gives Graying Hair i lustrous, Natural fV "Young V Look" that all Jjrmanent WALKER'S Barber and Beauty Shop Shoe shining in Connection 115 Lyon 8L Phone 679R Red Mexican BITS SOAP MEAL 9 G S lbs.02SC oz. can 6c $ bars 4Jc EflSEQBLE DINNER SET... with a PINEAPPLE TIB CAMAY TOILET YELLOW CORN H - sack 25c $1.39 $1.65 -a Hard Wheat 49 lb. Sack Extra fancy hard wheat lb. sack Majiry. "Mind you, 1 am not tiying to di?praeje his ability. He's a great pitelwr, and a tremendous draw-inej card, and he's a valuable piece of baseball oroocrtv. But get this - 1 J1'-'0,38 ,,eis' hc's ,no1 worth more than all our other plyws put together. Right now, 11': thrt c n i r i itft-,;v ll.-,,. against. 'the spirit of" the Cards, and I can't tell you too strongly that we're not going to kill out team spirit for any individual. "After all, we won Tour pennants in six years without Dizzy, and only one in four years with him. 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