The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on September 3, 1930 · Page 4
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_ m.YTHKVn.J.-K^-r_A_i:iu WVJJMKR - BMIDES, 6-3; Dcmpscy Tries Umpiring . Bases, Gels by for 4 Inn-, 1 ;v ings Before Depai ting* •••*£«»&&• 1500 people jammed the • <i^5«lirvi(ill park' Tuesday, aftcr- . njiav)<ki**i Jack Dempsey.-'fornier wSU^^newltywclglit ': champ; • and thfe^S^ti'jIrawlns ca'rd in snort- hl5t6ry',yitf'jiiie Manassa " Mauler played ' £h?»t>ie .of a base umpire• for a rewfiniiiiigs In the Osceola Indlans-Nf6iicttf.i;BulTo!o ball name which the Tndlniis'-won,. G to 3. Dempsey was rushed to Ihe Osceola park from • Memphis wlrsrs lie relereetf a flgiit card last night and arriving at the park was paraded around the field In nil open car while the crowd roared Its welcome. Bruce Ivy, Osceola attorney, introduced Jack to the fans anil Dempsey responded with a brie' speech of appreciation. The former world's champ watched two youngsters put on nn impromptu boxing match and held up tlieir hands Later lie walked up to the plate with a bat and took a few Ka p in«s at the offerings of Sheriff W. W. Shaver but couldn't solve the sheriff's delivery \vlth any degree of success. Then Jack stepped out to Oil pitcher's box and tossed a few balls over Ihe plate. Dempsey retired to -the first base line where he umpired without having to make (my close decisions mid then transferred to the third base position where lie "remained for four Innings be-; fore bidding the crowd goodbye, and ! returned to Memphis. Slim Ixive. .(he venerable left- hander ot Ihe Indians, had the Biiifaloes well in hnnd until the ninth when the Monctte boys staged a spirited rally bill fell three runs short of tying the Indians. x Charley Lowrancc, Indian risrW fielder, with a triple ami a double, nnd Happy Foreman with a tripl? and a single led the Osceoh batters wblle Smith with two hits, including a double, wielded the heaviest slick for the Buffaloes. The Indians went ahead In the firs', inning and were never llirea 1 • cned until the final stanza. Porter pitched fair ball for Monclle but his support was ragged while Love was backed brilliantly nt times. Tile box score follows: " Moneltc AB R. 11. Po. E. • Wltcher c 5 0 1 5 0 Tate ss 4104 Cummings If .... 4 n 2 1 • Oipson'rf 4 0 1.2 McCarthy 3b .. 4 0 1 1 "Bethel cf 4 n 0 I Smith Ib .4 i 2 1 Porter p ..' 4 0 2 0 Higglns 2b 4 0 1 3 BRUSHING UP SPORTS 192.T 1926- IQ29- 1930- By Laufer WRRSTMIUHOM- 9 (DlReOWfRoM BASE BALL) CLUB SALARY IQI4 - BALTIMORE:- $ 600 19m -PROVIDENCE-? Boo 1915 - BOSTON -$3,5-00 n -$"7,000 11 -$IQOCO YANKS -$20000 — n —: - $52,000 - S52/OCO - $57,000 ~ $52,003 ~ -$70,000 - $7o, coo - .$70, CCO . - 580,000 NINE WORLD SERIK $38377 EXHIBITIONS $\SO,OCG WRITING #200/000 CRANDTCRAL $1,019,777 WKDNKSIJAy, Robins Lose Another; Indians Beat Browns in ! I Innings Tuesday. NEW YORK.—All but one American league team Idled yesterday jailer ihe sticnuous bailies of Labor |Day while three games were played in (he National circuit Tuesday wllh ihe Chicago Cubs, National league pace setters, winning from jthe Cincinnati Reds, 8 to 2. ; In winning yesterday trie Tiruins ; marked up their first victory al Cincinnati since April. The triumph followed a double setback^ Monday at the hands of the Reds. Charlie Root 'gave tlic Reds but three hits while the Bruins got ten off Kotp anil Johnson. •• The New York Giants used their MIS In a business like manner yes- erday crashing out 25 lilts to win over the Phillies, 18 to 5. Fitzsim- nrns went Ihe route for tile Giants ind breezed through dcspile Jack Dompsey Tells of Big "IF" In His Future In A Rambling Interview By DUKi: i "a takes time . .', W. L. Strlbllug is the best, of ling itj wok. him seven the ciirrenl crop of heavyweight'fore he found himself" a young- flghlcrs ... in ilic opinion of stcr on the coasi named Harr look at Strib- yenrs bc- a IE IE; PEGS James Harrison Dempsey jcome.s In for a word of praise by Mauk'i' . Siribltng' "Arkaiiwiw" Is Okay, .lark Jack doesn't hav.; any desire to in the near future . . . "One afior in the family is enough" Dempsey . . . speaki is busy *l. iOOKS Totals ....... 37 Osceola AB. Taylor 3b a Lowrance rt Ralph Ib .. Foreman cf Stotts ss ... Smead 2b .. Tai ver c. ... HoOTrton If Love. p — 10 24 ? H. Po. E Out tit the BmiX Where do the ball players corns from? You'd be amazed. • A glance through a record book reveals (owns of which yon never heard and never will hear from again. They have nmde their bid to lasting fame y one deed alone. They sent a boy I't the biy leagues, and,.after all, Isn't that enough? Consider for a moment Tuscum- bla, Ala. For years and years Tus- cmnbln Just went along, unmindful of the outside world. But about scyen years ago, the finger of fame suddenly irainlcd out Tuscinnbla. For ncme else than Henry Emmclt Mauush was born thtie. Totals 33 G 10 27 1 Summary: Two base hits: Low- •rance, Halnh, Stolts, Smith. Thrse base hits: Lowrance, Foreman. Bnsf on balls: Off Porter 2. Stolen base. Tate. .Sacrifice hits: Ralph. Double plays: Lowrance to Ralph, McCarthy to Tate to Smith. Passed balls: Witchcr. Struck out: Love G, Porter 0; Left, on base: Monettc 7. Os-' ceola 5. Hit. by pitcher: Tnrver 1 (Porter). Uumpircs: Dempsey, Jackson, Butler and Bragg. Manila Fans Attend MANILA, Ark., Sept. 3.—Over a hundred baseball and Tight fans motored to Osceola for the "Demp- fcy" game yesterday. Fans vary in their opinions as to the presen' condilion ot the former champion Seme think that he looked in fin? shape, while other expressed theii opinicn that he was Hobby and could never make a Fhowins against any of the present 'flock of heavyweights. Sudden Grandeur Enduring prestige came a little later, • however, to Snohomlsh, Wash. It wasn't until last year that Snohomlsh fully begun lo realize the fruits of good rortune. Earl Howard Avcrlll, barn in Snohomish May 21, 1D03, blazed hi.s way across the big league horizon in 1920. And that's something for Snohomlsh. For a long lime Titus. Ala., wasn't much pumpkins. WeUunpka was the county seat, and the metropolis of Elmorc county. The thriving communities " of Nixburg and Weoka looked at Titus with brow uplifted. Then one day, things changed. Joe Sewell in 1930 went up to the Cleveland Indians. A year later his brother Luke, of the Titus Sewclls, joined the same team. Now there Is nothing left for Nix- urg and Wcofco—and for that latter, Wetumpka—but lo sorrow, inmorloliiy has passed them by. Pcpp Sets New Course Record at Country Club Shooting a sensational string o birdies and an eagle two for mi her one hole. Johnny Pepp, protes slonal at the local country club smashed all local course recort for nine and 18 holes yesterday af ternoon. HU score on the first, m'n was 31, six under par and one strok less than the former record h=l Jointly by Pepp and Joe Halbacl club amateur champ. Pepp's second round netted a 3 giving him a total of 65 for the 1 holes, which is also said to hav never been equalled here. The pro's card showed 11 birdies, seven of which were shot consecutively and followed by an eagle, two. He scored three pars and was lOver par on three, holes, talcing a six on number two. The card: , Par 445 435 444—37 Pepp 364 324 333—31 (first round I Pepp 254 444 443—34 ( s c cond round). )![) YOU KNOW THAT— Buster Charles, Tjidlan from tile Uakoia Black Hills, winner uf the icci'iil decathlon at the A. A. p. games. j s n K0 ,i 0 [ Wilson Charles, slar athlete al Carlisle years aco ... he Is pointing for the Olympic crown once worn by Ihe greatest of al! the Indian alhlellcs. Jim Thorpe . . . Jim is a Snc and Fox tribesman . . . Llcr is ot Ihe Oneldas. . . . No sooner had the statisticians announced that Babe lluth now was sure lo break his home run record thnn he fell off in hitting . . . now he is behind his 1D27 pace. . . . Good Time Charles Friedman has "discovered" a hcnvyweljjht over there somewhere . . . the young man is an Egyptian prince named Salah El-Din . . . El-Din says he decided lo bcccmc a profcssiona pri?.e flyhter when Sclnnellng won the lille ... it seemed so easy . . . Charles doesn't ta; whether or nol El-Din is any re nilon of Gimga. olle of tllc t- ("vision of Estelle's current ialkie effort ... a story ... at least partly from what we could Bather ... of pioneer days . . . about the prouotinciation of Arkansas ... It seems that Jack am! the director agreed that Arkansas is now pronounced "Ar. The Itobini continued on the downward slo|w yesterday failing lo icorc a run and Ed Brandt and ! Hie Boston Braves shTit them out C j to 0. The Robins got only four scattered .singles while the Braves lui but six hits off Vance and Moss. Errors contributed to the Braves' ICOl'C. The Cleveland Indians by defeating the Bi-nwns. 4 tr> 3, in 11 inn- iilis made a clean sweep of the four game series. The Indians tied the score In the eighth frame ami won in the second cxlra inning when Hodapp's single sent Porter home with the fourth run. Blue hit a home rim for the Browns. . . Dempsey says that never got credit in his :1, Hie south ... for his ablliiy . . . "he has always had if . . . says the ox- champion . . . "and lately he lias found himself" . . . Jack rates Stribllng us the be.U but em- phaticully states that Camera. ihc. a IICW pictll ,. e at Hollywood. -Jack Italian Man Mountain ... Is • • no set-up . . . privately pcct that if Dempsey returns to the ring he would rather fight Camera than boys, May Return to King And speaking of Dempsey returning io tho ring . . . tK° Manassa Mauler . . . the most, dangerous puncher in the history ntiglism . . . leaves the big in the minds of his listener . IF ... says Dempsey . . . "I I »tt\ a ^ n ^^!r?oo c ^ l ^ n ; aliie<l lhat " Arkansaw " ™ cent, condition I will fight ... if ' J punch and my wind is still good legs—I don't know" keep your wind j A ~r'k~ a nsas but if your legs go back on you . . . well si>ced is everything in ring" . . . Dempsey plans to go into serious training in October after the conclusion of his present road trip . . . and the IF may eventually work out its own answer ... if ... everything is okay . . . firing 'Km Along Too Fast Pelicans Lose and Memphis Is Given Game in Lead With But 13 to.Go. ATLANTA '' chicks wcrc entrenched • - r says! first, place In ihe Southern league Orleans Pelicans—with only 13 more games to play. The Chicks beat Ihe Lookouts yesterday 8 to 0 in a game lhat was hard fought with ihe lookouts scoring runs In ihe eighth inning. Benton, new Chick sfioriMop, will) three hits out of three trip; to the plate and some fancy fielding was Hie siar of the game. Beck was the winning hurlcr. Oldham. Allanla hurler. gave ihe Pels 10 lilts but. held ihem lo a while his males copped. 8 lo 1. The Crax hit the offerings, of Fuhr and Bryant, for 14 iafetir/ ' is of U>j °' kansaw" but Estoile's director was l olle tall y I[ ' |certain lhat in the i?arly pioneer (lays the state bore the name of 'Ar-kansas" . . . while Jack _ Th . e M °W',e Bears, orphans "'• You "can*-" <i °'~' - k "°~ " ! ' Mnoa * ^"h^tout me'name* o? There are no outstanding prospects in the present group of younger unknown heavyweights . OHV1OUS JURYMAN: I beg lo he excused, your honor. I owe a man $10 ;lm ( as he is leaving for a long trip abroad I want to catch him 'before he gels on the train ami pay him the $10. it may be my last chanco. JUDGE: You are excused. ! don't want anybody on the -jury ho can lie like that.—Pathfinder. Southern League fr. L. Pet Memphis M 51 .G38 New Orleans 82 5d .580 Birmingham 80 01 .507 Atlanta 10 05 .5U9 xLlttle Rock 73 08 .518 Chattanooga 04 18 .451 xNashvllle 00 80 .429 Mobile .'.. 38 102 .271 x—Night game, yesterday's stand- Hugs. American I.cnguc W. L. Pet 'hiladelphla 80 45 OC4 Voshinet™ 82 <10 .SIS >Jew York 74 5G .569 ilevcland 72 03 .533 Detroit 04 70 .478 ,t. Louis 53 81 .3M ihicago 51 80 .380 Boston 44 85 Uher. That's where they prwluce illchers like "Sam Cray, Bats Right, Throws Right; Height 5 feet 0: Weight IC5 pounds." Please remember lhat. Games Today Southern League Chattanooga at Memphis. Atlanta at New Orleans. Mobile at Birmingham. Nashville nt Little Rock. American League Washington at New York. Boston at Philadelphia. Only game scheduled. Talented Sons ' The hamlet of Sudlersrtlle, Md. light have blushed \msecn for ears to come if n young man hat losen the plow instead of special- zing in the base liit. The young man was James Foxx.. James Em ry Foxx, first baseman of the Ath- etles. You can't gel funny will Sudlersvillc any more. The com minlty has done its bit. Mind Morocco. Ir.d., n minute. For 15 years now Morccco has been • magnificent. For it has been that many years since Edgar Charles iSam) Rice made the grade for the Washington Senators—and he has been in two world scries, loo. Lst those other Indiana towns watch their steps. Wales. N. Y., has had a personal Interest In six world sciics. That is the number of world championship battles in which Waller it. Schang has plnyrd an im]x>rtanl pan. When a world series battery announced ns Karnshaw and National League New York at Boston. Chicago at Pittsburgh. • Only games scheduled. TEACHER: If you do no! behav. better I shall ask your father l< came and sec me. • DOCTOR'S SON: You had bet tcr not—he charges Uuce dollar: for each visit.—Answers. The United States last year ex Krtcd more spectacles, eye glasses and parls than ever before, the :o(al value exceeding 52,180,000. f; HOME THEATRE Wednesday and Thursday Fine LOVQ Romance of Tin Pun Alloy in 'M Hot Rhythm' with Alan Halo Also Comedy nnd Review Admission JMntincc and lOc ami 25c Dcmpscy's behalf Jack his present role of referee has seen many of the youngsters in action ami is also on ihe^ lookout for good fighters for his own stable . . . Dempsey believes thai HglU managers are trying to bring their likely candidates along al loo fast a par/ 1 . . . "Yon can't make a champion ot a boy in n year or two" Jack declares '. . . Southern league, got right at the the correct pron'ouiiciatio"n; e!C P ensc of the first division liar- somc-borty in the party I °" s yesterday and won a 2 to 1 game in 12 innings. Plue dndUrad- ley went the route with Bradley being returned Ihe winner, ul- thoug he allowed 12 hits while the Bears got bul 10 oil Plue. The Little Rock Travelers beat the Nashville Vols 10 to 8 at Lillle Hock last night. Marty, Lillle Kock pinch pitcher, pinch hitted his way into fame with a home run iwith two on In the eighth that his'gave the Travelers the tying and winning runs. and in a manner suggesting that would file the story nway for lure • argument with Estelle's rector ... he should win point. A Gift For Jack Thq ex-heavy champ likes sports . . . and when Sheriff Shaver offered to give him a setter pup for hunting . . Jack was a'.i ecg- erness . . . we were on a'subject that Dempsey liked ... he heartily assured the sheriff that he would be delighted to take him up on his. oiler Dempsey jumped into the conversation with all the rapt- attention of a boy ... as members of ihe party began to tell stories of hunting . . and they grew bigger and bigger . . . until . . . well . . . the long distance phone rang just as we reached Osceola . . . persistently - . . and Deiupsey ran lo answer it. . . ''that was Pa Slrib- liug" said n.omprey when lie put the phone down . . . "wonder how he knew I would arrive in Osceola at Ihis minute" off to the game. and we were Read Courier News Want Ads. IVIOSYI VAUJE. LUBFICATI ON€ THAT MOTHER. CAN TRUST . & v^. "I suppose." said the actor whr had Just cracked a Joke and had not drawn a laugh, "ycu'll laugh al that Joke next year." "No." said a voice from tVc gallery, "but we did last year."- Anjwers. i is Schang, Wales feels good all over Mr. Schang Is 40, ot course, but what's that but a number? And what If Mickey Cochrane is first- string catcher? isu'i the substitute's roie prclly impcrlant? Ask Wales; it knows. Here's a Wamlns Don't ever gel off the kaiu in Starkvllle, Miss., and ask what that burg is famous for. Who plays second base for the New Yo-k Giants? Hugh Melville Crib k u, e name, pronounced Cryls. Get next to yourself. Are you Pebworth-Ky.-mlnded? If not Just go and buy a baseball record book. In three world icries Earl B. 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