The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 5, 1938 · Page 6
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PAGE SIX I/3SS of Appling, Stmtlcm Weakens Jimmy Dykes' Offense nv JOHN JJKRKMAN NF.A Service Special Corri'siiomlent PASADENA, April 4.—Just one month ago Jimmy Dykes, the iniui with tlif: cigar, entertained a few bright ideas anent his Chicago While Sox going some place in (he American League pennant race. But iha(, as \ve stated, was a. month ago—iong before Luke Ap- plinjf broke his leg, and before Monty stratum threw lii.s arm out. Losing the offensive power per- -sonified In Zeke Bonura was bad enough, but losing Appling, loo. just about mined their piineli ai tlie plate. The star siiort-slop, who was one of (lie most'consistent hitters In the league, will tic- o;il for nt least three mouths. Defensive clubs have won ibe American League pennant, before, bul. IL would be .strange, indeed, if the Pale Hose were to win their way into the ivorld series In (his ilny and age of New York Yankee- BLCTHEVILLE (ARK.)' COURIER NEWS Ism Although the Sox have one ol the best defensive units In the junior circuit it'.? tlie bow? lilts that count, and that's where Dykes starts (o moan. With Bonura gone and Apnllnif unavailable for some time, Gerald Walker, who hit ,335 for iMroll last, year, looms as tin 1 lone power hitter on Uie M|mul. Kuhcl, who Is fitting In nicety at first base, may supply .Hided punch if ho van re- | turn to his .1)20 form ol t\vo yoai's ] ngti. I'lti-lilng Stati Hit, Too Rny Icadcllll, who hit .:j25 laf.l! .season, .surprisingly enough will 1 not .start in ciM>U-i' field. His liit- • ting would tome in handy but Dykes figures Jolm rtosenthal's defensive work will offset Ms Jiiefrc':- llvenoss with the willow. Naturally, It a toitn i.s (jolnu (n depend on its defensive .strength to win tall Barnes, It will have to have tjood pitching. Tile Sox have Just part, of that—or will have, if stral- ton's arm responds to treatment. Atul ic'll be a month before he's ready agnln. '•The less of Vernon Kennedy wakened tlie pitching staff. It would hurt any club to lose a pitcher of his caliber," explains Dykes. -But, If one of the youngsters comes through, we'll [;et Ijy all right. "Monty Straiten, if he recovers completely from liis injury, mav win W games. Dill Cox, a youngster, is coining along and, of course, \ve still have 'I'eil Lyons. John Whitehead and Tliornlon i,ec." Djkes forgot to mention Clint , THE BEAR FACTS! Here's sound ndvicc from Fiitlier near: "Be sure you choose your fnre with cure!" Tlie wise moil always comprehends, For pcrfecl drinks— choose (icrfccl blends! Call for Calvert SAVINGS ON USED CARS ALL * EACC/ilNJ 1931 Chevrolet Coupe $99.00 Runs good—Good Tires 1935 Plymouth Sedan $199.00 Good Shape ... No Trade 1937 G, M. C. i/ 2 ton Pick-Up $575.00 Clean. Low mileage. 13" Wheels. 1935 Chevrolet % ton truck $175.00 ' ' A Bargain 1936 G.M. C. 11/3 ton Truck $395.00 f Long W. V. Stake body. Real buy. LEE MOTOR SALES, Inc. G.M.C. Trucks Oldsmoliilfs Sales and Service 307 K. main ,, l Drown, Bill Dietrich, Men-Ill Cain, John Rlgney, Bob Ulilc. George Gick. Frank Cook, Jew Dobcrnlc and Walt '/Cuclils. Brown was one of tlie best relief chuekcrs In the league last Ki'ason, and. \vhlle. h<t Is seldom used as a starler, Is right handy when the yoiii' r ; H"'ts touyh late in a y' l nii', Ulile, win) was v,'!t.h Dallas lu.sl yf:ir v/hrre he u'OM three .'inil lo.sl elvht. appears to be the best ot the youngsters and may be carded with the dub. If Dykes decides to k('<-|) him. tlie lertliandt-ci Texan will probably replace lUatlcy or Cain, both of whom were on the i-lul) roster In 1937. Noni! of the other youngsters have .sho'.vn inucb »jnJ DykM i.s p/*r- tr:rtly satisfied to yo on with reg- uhu.s. Kii'ikUs Out in (\.lil 'I'lir- otlicr linll of tin; Pule Koso batti'iii-s will lie Calcliers Luke Scwcll. (ie:nge Ilensa, Norman Hthlucui'i, all of whom saw service lust ii'iir, and Mike'Tresh, >ip from I'cirtliLiid o[ I lie Pacific; Coast. I/'iltjllC. »yki\s' infield and outfield will li« made ii|i of veterans anil only In center lifW i.s there much chance of a change. Marvin Given, who came to the Chicago club in tlir: Kennedy deal, is a certainly at'third, while llo/.e Bergcr Is liclng counted on to replace Appllii;; ill .short. Jack Hayes lias .second all sewed up ami Kuhcl has delivered at first. Rupert Thompson, who lill .327 for San Diego, will be carried n.s a sub for Kuliel and as a utility outfielder. Jim Landrnm. Bill Martin and Dykes himself will take care of the infielil reserve problem. Lan- drnm was with St. Paul last year where he hit .348 and fielded .01!). rtOKcnllinl cniTcntly lias the edge on RmlrUrf In center field. Walker will be hard to move from left, and Kicevlch Is definite lei right. Henry steinbacker. with the club part of last season, and Thompson will nil In in the outer garden should It be needed. . Tlicro It Is. Good enough defensively, but iDykcs is wondering how he can gel some action on Die Scoreboard. Mildral Burke detains Tillc; Malone In Win Mi.ss Mildred Bnrke i.t still queen of tlie mat; She proved her wrestling: ability iigain here last night by taking two straight tnll.s to score a decisive win over her pev- Fistent rlvnl lor women's wrestling honors, Mis.-i Betty Leo. MLss Durcc used a back body drop nnd brciy phi to take tlic Tirst fnll in nine mltiiifis-. tdeu t'j'ckly cn(l-:cl the umich by ta 1 ;in? ttie sivond nnii Reefing fnll v/ith front crotch aiul body slam. On a previous oocnslon lino MLw Biii'kc won, two falls out ot three, over Mi.is Lee. Last night's engagement, was liernkied ,TS a special return bout between Ire two Amnzons of the arenn. Eddie MnlmiG turned tack Cliing Lee. tiie C'^iiicsc iierfotmer. in nn- nllicr interesting battle. Inking the first and t:nrd Inlls. Tr.e County Claire Irishman loo^ tlie first in in minutes nth flym;; tackle ami .Jim Ixnidas loc hold. Lee required i4 mlnii'A^ to laXc tlie second 'vith Ja()'j;iesc leg lock: ami body p.n. Miibns [ini.she. 1 , tlie argument with Lying tackles nnd bociy pin to down l,ee the Inst time in Icn minuter. Natives Srarre in Flnri'ia MIAMI. Fla. (UP)—A iioii ot an 18-inembcr grnirl jury here recently showed only Kvo were i:n- 'ives of Florida. Birtliplaces oflhe reinui^iiiR were Oliio 2. Gco'^yia 5, New V'ork I. Pennsylvania ;(. No.v .lersey 1, Balinim Ijslnnds I. Sc.ol- Innrt l. South Ammen 2. Scorpions are known to have starved for 308 days. Thursday, April 7th, 10 A. M. Rain or Shine There is a strong demand for liogs and cattle at top prices. We sell anything at auction on a commission basis with no charge if not sold. Get (op prices for your stock sold through the auction ring by an experienced auctioneer and get your pay on tlie barrel head. MISSCO CORPORATION Farmer Owned, Controlled and Operated Sale Barn on Old Chicago Mill Site Highwayli TUESDAY, APRIL 5, 1938 Modern King HORIZONTAL 1 Recently betrollicrl king. 7 He is ruli'r of . 12 Lady. IS Opera melody 15 Fence rail. 10 Rumanian coins. 17Slolf.li. 18 To feast. 19 Skins collectively (pi.), 20 Pertaining to wings. 22 Head. 23 Bulbous plant. 27Sin;ill island. 28 Meadow. US Turf. 31 Golf device. 32 Flaccid. 33 Queer. 34 You and mo. 35 Inner courtyard of u house. 36 Compass Answer to 1'rrvlous Puzzle point. 37 Box. 38 Those who appraise. « Street. 44 To feast. « Night birds. 47 Possesses. •48 Lyre-like instrument. 49 Shrub yield- ing'Indigo. 50 Portuguese coin. 51 Vicarious rulers, 52 He was made in 1928. VERTICAL 2 Was unoccupied. 2 Christmas carol. 4 Small insect. 5 B flat. 6 Wind. 7 Helper. 8 Musical note. 9 To endure. 10 Mineral, 11 Anger. C 14 Restoration. 17 Tone B. 18 To run nway, 19 He is practically a . i. in his own palace. 20 Capable.- 2J Dunizzo Is the chiel in his coun> try (pi.). 24 Consumes. 25 Hair. 2C To total. 30 Poem. 32 Girl. 35 Puts on par. 37 Violoncello. 38 Astir. 39 Pottery paste. 40 Scheme. 41 Musical note. 42 To glide through water. 43 Ketch. 45 Before. 47 Pronoun. 49 Like. 50 Suit gocl. Mrs. Lomiic? jordnii, spout Sunday al Dcnton with Mr. nnd Mrs Sober McChirc. MLss Ijonell Jordan spent, j fts t weekend with Miss ncva McCann at her homo at Matthews. Mrs. Susie Brooks and daughter, Mary Rue and mollior, Mr.s. Nancy Patrick, of cooler, and the former's son. Charlie Frank amoks of fily- theville, spent Sunday at Jackson, Tenn. as guests or Mr. and Mrs l.arvls Keller. larvls Seller, jr.. returned home vlt'n them for a week's visit. Relatives have received v;ord hero that Mr. and Mrs. Alex nanke- vitu have arrived safely in r,os Angeles, Caill., from C'lilnn where lliey have been making their home T)M.-y win v |sii ij,,,.,, s(Km M| ... UankcvUit was before her marring Miss Maude Jordan, Mr. and Mrs. Clav Lewis spent yesterday in Memphis. W. c. Harris of Southslde, Tenn., spoilt the latter part of the week heie as jjunst of Mr. :md Mr:;. <;. P. Hov.-ard, Mrs. Dan Port is jr., atid ikuigti- tcr, Patty Dannetle of u-panto. Ark., spent hist weekend here with her parents, Mr. and Mis. A. W. Jordan. Saturday Mrs. Porlis and daughter and Mrs. Jordan spent, the day in sike.ston with Mr. and Mrs. James Hazel. Mrs. EHvood Scott of IlermoiKla.li> and Mrs. Allen Thompson of niy- thevillc spent Sunday here with Mr. and M,- S . Raymond Brooks. Wilson Society—Personal Steele-Gooter Society—Personal Miss Cnsfcnian Honored Miss Lorena Castcmnn is being guest, of honor at a six o'clock dinner party at (he home of her sister. Mrs. Gaston Brown of steele tonight, the occasion being in honbr of the birthday anniversary-of tlie guest of honor. Tlie guests are Misses Thedn Joe Hudson, Emma Gene Brown, Mary Frances Wagsler and Miss Casteman, Joe Azbitl. Sam Frame, J. W. Rhineliart nnd Lewis Woodard. Entertains Jolly Eight Mrs. A. D. Abernalhy entertained her jolly Eight, Club Thursday afternoon with a bridge party. The high score award went to Mrs. Claude Hnzel. The hostess served cookies and punch. • « * Kirlliilny Dinner •; Mrs Gaston Brown of Steele ami Miss Lorcne Caslemnn of cooler were guests of honor at a birthday dinner at the home of their parents. Mr. and Mrs. Buril Casteman Sunday. Guests were Mr. uhd Mrs. Victor Mallory nnd daughter. Millie Ann, Mr. nnd Mrs. James Terry and son, James Shannon, Mr. and Mrs. Brown and daughter. Dovio Jennetta. Misses Lorena Castemannnd Theda Joe Hudson-and Mr. Lewis Wocdnrd. Dr. T. S. Cooper, who was In- We Take The Winter Wrinkles Out Of Your Car! Don't drive into spring with a car that looks like H just recovered from the measles . . . bumps, wrinkles and di'iits removed quickly and expertly by Phillips median- REMEMBER-Your Car Is Worth More When It's In Shape PHILLIPS MOTOR CO. 5th Si Walnut Phone 810 jured in a ear accident at Cltinton, Ala., the Intler part of the week! will remain in a hospital tliere for nnotlier week. His condition is not serious but since his injuries and returning from .Fort Myers. Fla., and coming here during tins cold spell it was feired that lie might have pnciimonin. His son. Dr. 1,. E. Cooper, who went to clanton soon after the accident and Jolm Terry, also of cooler, who was In the acd- dent with Dr. cooper but ivlio wns only slightly injured, returned to Cooler Sunday morning. Mrs. H. A. Spence returned home over tlie weekend after several days visit with Mr. and Mrs. A. B. Rhodes of Ciuuthersville. Announcements have nrived here of the arrival ot an eight-pound son. born to Mr. and Mrs. Lester Hatley at their home in Comden. Tenn., on March 25. Mrs. Hnllcy was before her marriage Miss Irene Wtiitficltl of this city." Mrs. Lewis Lester. Mrs. Cuss Cooper and daughter. JoAnn, Mrs. Tom Lewis, Misses Margaret Mc- Ciurc and Etobelh Huev visited Mrs. Jesse Burkett at Orcenway. Ark.. Friday. George Lawrence is confined to his home this week by illness. Mr. and Mrs. Jim McCluie and daughters. Mrs. Glenn White and their home nt 1522 Center St., Little Rock. » • • South Mississippi Oiunly I.ions Club fleets The South Mi.sjtolppl County Lions club held its regular meeting Monday c'vcning :<l tlie Sunset Park c:hib hou.s<> at Basse-It, with nbout foriy members present. .1. Uryant Sims, html of the .state iniditing dt-pailmenl, and giie.st of W. K Wilson, malic an informal speech on tin 1 financial condition of Mississippi comity. A delicious spaghetti -.upper was served by ladles ot the Methodist Missionary society. • • * Mi 1 . :tnd Mrs. WnlUM 1 S. 'Illriier are In Memphis today to attend the funeral of Mr. lianon Iff Military. Misses JeanHla ano' iMaxn f'hil- lips, teachers, were culled home to C'omvsy. Ark., Saturday tiiwil the death of iheir father. Mrs. E. H. Mann ami Mrs. M. T.. Clresham lire tcuchiiiB their classf-s liming liic-ir absence Mrs. W. v. Wilson anil Mrs. Tom Laney wcra In Memphis Saturday wliwe Mrs. Wil.son uiuler- went a tonsileciomy at the Baptist hospital. Mr. and Mrs. ,r. A. Apple and son. Wesley, visited lolativos in Memphis and Lonoke, Sunday. Mrs. W. E. FurnlKs visited her sister, Mrs. Pat Murphy in west Memphis over the week-end, W. E. I-'iirui.s.s inado n business trip (o Nashville, 'IViin.. ovci 1 the ivrek eiul. Mrs. K. P. Culloiu and daugli- Taul Faulkner AVeds Little Kock Girl. Announcement lias been made of the marriage of MLss Addie D. Tankersley, daughter of Dr. J. c. Tankcrsley and the laic Mrs. Tankersley of Enffluud. Ark., to James Paul Faulkner, eldest son of the Rev. E. W. Faulkner and Mrs. Faulkner of Wilson. T h e wedding was solemnized Sunday afternoon at the home of the bride's grandmother in Little Rock. Tlie double ring ceremony wns read by the bridegroom's father, the Rev. E. W. Faulkner, tn the presence of tlie immediate members of both families. The bride, who was given In marriage by her father, wore a suit of pate blue with (rimming of squirrel, and a shoulder bouquet ot orchids. Mrs. George Allen Overslreet of Monilton, was the bride's only attendant, nnd Mr. J. C. Tankersley jr.. of Little Rock, attended the groom. Mrs. Faulkner attended Hardin college and studied art in New York City. Mr. Faulkner attended Hcndrix college and the Southern Methodist University. Dallas, Tex. Following a short honeymoon, the bride and groom will make WASH & G'KEASE $1.<IO IV a s h, Civeasc, Polish and waxed $5.01) H. K. SCHMUCK "Esso" Station Main and Division tcr, Kiln Davis, Louis Jean Groer, Misses Jennetta nnd LouL'i Phillips, and Miss Sarah wwls Gre«ii visited In Memphis Saturday, Mist Green remaining to spend 1 icek-end with her parents. Just a Few of the Many Bargains We Have to Offer This Week 19.11 Ford V-8 Ag-j rn Tudor. Special . «J)O/.jU I9M Chevrolet I 1934 l-'ord V-8 Tn- I dor. Kims good .. ! 1035 Ford V-3 Deluxe Se- j dun. Itiiilt-m $*)££ I trunk $&0t) i 193C Ford V-8 Pick- $97P j up Truck. Only ... v" • J i Many otliers to choose from I Knsy OMAC Payment Plan Tom Little Chevrolet Co. Phone liS.'J A. R. Weionhamp & Co. Agents Memphis Tent * Awning Co. Cnll 187, 758 or 330-W for PITC Estimates, BlythevillB, Ark. DM. W*rt & Werr OPTOMETRISTS Over Joe Isaacs' Store "WE MAKE 'EM SEE" Phone 540 Hemorrhoids-Piles CURED WITHOUT SURGERY & GUARANTEED Safe, nure and with less discomfort. All diseases and conditions of nervooj origin, foot ailments and «kln cBncen treated and cored •( oar clinic. DRS, NIES & NIES 514 Mata Osteopathlc Physician* Phone 98 Art Special Introductory Offer To Acquaint You With Our New Polly Gas 74 Octane 66c With the purchase of 7 or more gallons of this new Gasoline A 2 Gallon Can of Hi-Grade Motor Oil For (A 'paW a ) XeS SAVEON GAS CO. *• Dick Mansfield shows Marty Fiedler how quick and firm this "crimp cut" tobacco rolls up into a simply grand cigarette D iCK MANSFIELD (Icjl), of the. Marty Fiedler Soft-Ball Team, gives' Marly himself t!ic signal for a smooth, "rnakin's" smoke. Says Dick: "That I'rince Albert snuggles right down in the paper and stays put. Shapes up neat and firm nnd draws right. P. A. smokes mild, cool, and mellow. And it stays lit too." ks. AL VAN CISE (with I/at) is ii|) next. "Watch me do my stutT," he tells Bob l.n Comb (right) and Sammy Shack (/roil/). "After I go in there and knock out a homer, I'll be back /cranotherof thoscgood-taslin'P. A. smokes. They've got the good full bony a real 'makin's' smoke should have. There's no harshness to Prince Albert 'makin's' cigarettes. They're cool and smooth, no matter bow many I smoke." (And I'rincc Albert is America's favorite pipe tobacco.) ¥• 70 fine roll-your- own cigarettes in every 2-oz. tin of Prince Albert I CRIMP CUT'' 1 LONG BURNING ?<H AND CIGAReTTE- fOBACCO.:; Your money's worth in every tin- Your money back if you don't agree RollyourKlf 30 swell ci ? »re!t c . f rom p rincc Albert IF you don't find them the fino.t, la ,, icl , roll-your-own i cigarette, you «er,molced, return the pocket tin with I the re»l of the tobacco in 't to u» ai »ny time within « |monlri from lhi» date, and we will refund full purch.ie price, pin. po,t» g e. (S-snerfj R. J. R eyno ld, Tobacco Company, Winito n -S«lcrn, North Carolina

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