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EIGHTEEN EVENING TIMES, CUMBERLAND, ' RID., WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 15, 1348 Phone 4600 for a WAUT AD Talcer: ~ Louis Sanctions Round-Robin : ChampionRates Four Boxers As Top Contenders Savold, Conn, Charles And Walcott Listed By Heavyweight Titleliolder By HERB ALTSCHULL PHILADELPHIA—<^P)—Joe Louis put his official sanction today on a round-robin tournament to -pick -• a challenger for his heavyweight " title. •Joe listed.six names: Lee Savold, Billy Conn, Gus Lesnevlch,. Bruce Woodcock, Ezzard Charles and Jer. sey JOD Walcott. Then he said the round-robin shouldn't have more 'than four contenders. He,-was inclined . to drop Lesnevich and Woodcock. It -was the first time since he laiockcd out Walcott in the llth round of their second bout last June " that he' mentioned Jersey Joe as ^ a potential challenger for'a third • time. " At Camden, N.' J., Walcott said ", he felt he was still the No. 1 Chal. longer for Louis' title. - i • "I feel I. won'one and-lost one . and should have another shot at the 1 title." he said. "I'm ready to meet inyone who thinks he can .knock me from the No. 1 spot." Louis, toyed with Arturo Godoy In a six-round exhibition bout at . Convention Hall last night. Harry Markson, boxing director • lor the 20th Century Sporting Club, • was in town for the- bout and. said' th'at Louis definitely will put his title on the'-line in New York next June, probably in Yankee Stadium. "When are you going to make up your mind?" Louis was .asked. . "Well, I think ft ought to be the man who's standing out by April," replied the champ. . -Louis was asked who he thought •was his toughest foe on his exhibition tour. "Conn looked pretty good in Chicago," Joe said. ' . Asked if he thought Billy could get in condition for a third crack at the championship, Joe said fte didn't know. But he added that in the Chicago exhibition, Conn looked as good as he dlQ in 1946. Elk Garden Beats Terra Alta, 34-25 ELK GARDEN, W. Va.—Elk. Garden High School .captured its first basketball victory of the season here last night, turning back Terra Alta by the score of 38-27. After a 7-7 .toie at the end of the •first quarter,' Elk Garden took a 21-14 lead at the half and was never headed! Morris and Blackburn tallied 13 'and 12 points, respectively, for Elk Garden-while Winters paced Terra 'Alta with 12.. Terra Alta's Jayvees defeated -Elk "Garden's Jayvees 'in the 'opener, 1 -22-18. The lineups: -Elk Garden „ G —Morris, t -*• Jones. I Central Hi Scores Fourth Cage Win GRANTSVILLE — 'Central High School of Lonaconing won its fourth straight 'cage victory here lost night by defeating Grantsville Hi.gh School by the score of 50-28. Coach Johnny Meyer's Orange and Black cagers rolled up a 19-7 lead at halftirne. McKenzie and ' Eichhom, were Central's best with .11 points each while Kelster paced Grantsvillo with ten markers. Central High's girls defeated Grantsvllle's sextet,, 34-14, in the opener. The lineups:. Central Ralston, t Cook,- .' McKenzie, c ..., Slchhom, g Lcc, g ........... Burl, sub Schramm, sub ... Winters. Bub Johnson, «ub .... •• BUticburn, c ... -.Pausb, K •* Brantner, £ .... —Broy. sub -TJrinkman, sub - Totlll •-.Terra AUa. -Sdiia, t - Winters, 1 -Nestor, c ., -Elnger. g -Hill, e ~ Stover, sub "Parsons, '5Ub • ,•• ris. 13 o-o 2-3 0-0 °-° "•- 38 rt». 4 12 8 0 3 0 0 - Totals -.11 s ' u T 1 Kon-scorlEE subs—Cooper, Shatter, Bolyard. Score by'periods: ELK GARDEN "• =1 2C 3 J TERRA ALTA 7. 14 19 21 . Referee—Amctt Swlshcr. • Piedmont Defeats Barton Higli, 47-31 ' BARTON—Coach William "Huck" Miers 1 Piedmont High Lions out-' - »cored Barton 14 to 3 In the third - quarter here last night and went . on to win by the score-of 47-31. Barton held a one-point margin, '16-15, at the close of the second period. ' • • . Captain Evers Smith and Grady •]ed the Piedmont scorers with 20 ••ad 14 points, respectively, while Berry paced Barton, with 12 points. The lineups: .Mtdniont . 17. Smith, t , Eauscr. f O&nnon. • c- •.., . T. Snilth, E _ Grady. -g :.... . HeU. tub 1 Thompson, tab EttltUnts, sub -MklcQlin, sub . .'. '.i J .'. Albuntsc. sub .."Totals .... ......... .Carton Inskeep, .1 ..... «. BrenzfcH, f .; . TlcSnell. -c-., , Berry, c . Bean, g ...... •' Shav, sub .... ....... Clwrt, , , Kirk, sub ............. 0 ToUls ...... '. ........ 13 . . . Scort by periods: PIEDMONT .......... ..... BARTON'..' ........... .'...- F . 1-2 0-0 0-0 . 2-3 0-0 ' 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 3-5 F 'o-r 0-1 3-4 0-0 2-7 • 0-2 -0-0 0-D 5-15 a is 39 47 8 1C 19 31 rts. 3 0 li 20 H C 0 0 47 rts. 6 MAJOR LEAGUE TRADES (By The Associated Press) CLEVELAND INDIANS traded Pitchers Joe Hnyncs. 'SA Klleman and Krst Baseman Ed'noolnSon''to Wmhlnirton for Pitcher Early Wj-nn und First Sackor Wii-key Vcrnon. No cash was involved. CHICAGO CUBS traded Firs', Baseman TA Waltmis and Pitcher Hani: Borowy to We Philadelphia Phillies in a ' stralcht •rnytT deal for Pitchers Dutch Leonard : »na Wall, JDublel. -The Cubs also sold Pitcher Hank Wyst to their Lot Angeles FaclHc Coast -Leanuo .farm club. PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES purchased Wchthnndcr Km Trlnklc Irom the New Tort Giants and sold Outllcldcr-Inlleldcr Carvel (Bama) Rowcir to the Giants' JillnneapoUs American Association team. NEW YORK' -£ANKEES traded First ' ZijeiaKi Steve SouchoK to the Chlcuso White Sax lo'r b'utflelder Jim Dclslns dhil * player to. be named later.. BOSTON BRAVES sltned Waldon .Wll- Hams, 18. year old Necro InJlelder. Williams, IL New Yorkor. -wll! bo asslencd to .a Boston-larni club. lilnor J.earue Managerial Appointments Pete yox.- • former Detroit »nd Boston JUd Sox outfielder., was appointed man• mser of the, Hot Springs'Cotton states league club. • • Miscellaneous Detroit Tieers sJcned Ted Lyons, former Chle&go "\Vhltc. Sox. manager, as coach, OLD HAND SYRACUSE, N. Y.—Syracuse's • busketball -coach Lew Andreas is •tarting his 24th season as head of the .Orange cagers. Dukes'Bill Day 'Ace'Both on Court And In Air; One of Pacific War Heroes I .- .'—... I' "" ^ "*' > IV ." -•''' ICitation Won't \Attegany High's Unbeaten Grid Potomac Staler T?«« T« F^.-.i-11-..A T^~.~ T^ R^>•HT/in/»>4/7 T/*ni'o7if PreDariiiff Eof Like the ojd saying, '"You,can't judge a book by its cover," neither can one .fairly pass Judgment on an'-athlete without first knowingj something about his past. Take the case'of Bill Day of the Cumberland Dukes basketball team. About the only thing: followers of the Dukes'know/about Bill is'that he is a pretty fair basketballer who formerly played ' with . Bucknell University. , • ... • Bill has been a resident of Cumberland less than six months and as a newcomer to the local sports scene is deserving of proper introduction. Not so many months, ago he was known simply as Major William C. Day, Jr., Red • Lion, 'Pat, of the U.S. Army Air Forces. And,-'Major Day, it so happens, is a World War n hero, being one of the first aces in the Pacific war. Bill, with 130 missions, to .his credit, piloted a. P-40 in the .early days of the war and had five Japanese aircraft to his credit ,at the same time Major Richard Bong, one of the war's best known.' Jap air slappers, had nine Nip planes in his book. • Finds It Easy To.Relax One big factor in Bill's success, both as a basketball player and as a war aviator, is his ability to relx. He can "unloose" himself and turn. into, a damp dish rag at a moment's notice. The former Army officer is-never tense before a game and .neither was he tense while taking-off on a' mission against the Japs. You see, he just couldn't afford to be because had he been tense, it would be impossible for him now to relate his many war experiences. Lieut. Day (that was his rating Bill Day . . . One of racifio war's first air aces. in the- early part of his flying career) zoomed through Pacific skies when things were really rough, UJS. airmen being outnumbered in almost every fight by a. five-to-one margin. But Bill today considers himself a lucky man, since he came out of the war with nary a scratch. In fact, his plane caught only five Jap bullets during those 130 missions and. 18 straight months of combat duty. He brought back three bullet holes one time a^d two on another occasion. Had Best Day Over New Guinea A veteran or almost five years, Day had his best day in 'the air over New Guinea when he brought down a Jap "Betty B.omber" and a Zero fighter plane. He and his buddies were outnumbered thrtie to '50 at the time. Day was also credited with two planes over Lea, five all told, and -has his name, in the records with five probables. Bill was one of Ice firs: ten American aces in the. Pacific and was featured in the ncwsreels, cameramen grinding out pictures for posterity ol this group at New Guinea early in 1943. When separated from the service in October, 1945, Major Day listed among hi.s many decorations the Distinguished Plying Cross with two clusters and the Air Medal with a like number of clusters. At the end of his tour of combat duty, Day was charged with the training of pilots for their baptism of fire. Overseas 27 months, he has more than 1,500 hours ol flying time to his credit and in addition to the P-40 which he regards as his favorite plane, he has piloted P-SBs, B-Hs, B-2Ss and B-25s. Starred at Gettysburg Five feet, 11 inches tail, Day is 28 years old and a chemical engineer at • the Kelly-Springfield Tire Company plant here. He is man-led and tho father of a small daughter. Before going into the Army, Bill attended Gettysburg College where he played basketball, football and track. 'Upon returning to civilian life, he enrolled at Bucknell from where he was graduated last June. Like almost every other combat veteran, Major Day wants to forget about the war, but it's easy to see how he could have been so cool under lire once you watch him cavort on the SS. Peter and Paul court in a tight ball game. Rim In Feature At Santa Anita Leg Injury Slops Horse Of Ye;ir From Being Richest In World •, SAN BRUNO, Calif.—(#)—Citation is going to take a Florida vaca- i tion, passing up odds-on chances i'this winter to become the richest race horse in the world. A minor leg injury is the reason Team To Be Honored Tonight Members'of the Allegany High football team which "•ained a share of the city' championship by going through the season undefeated and tying Fort Hill on Thanksgiving Day will be feted at a- dinner this evening at the Cumberland Country' Club. . Sponsored by. the Allegany Hifrh School Monday Morning Quarterback Club, Unincorporated, Citation's trainer", H. A. (Jimmy) Jones, said yesterday. Joaes said, it wasn't a dangerous injury and he wouldn't worry il Citation were an ordinary horse but explained: "Citation " is the and roced him this winter at Santa Anita and the injury became serious, I'd never forgive myself." The wonder horse had been sched- ine wonacr iiu;« naa uuun 01.11=^- He'sey rort nm msu iuiuujf<»' t ulcd for two $100,000 races at Santa and Lar ry Klosterman, former La- Anita. He has won $8G5,150, and by i g a]Je j£j gn All-City tackle, who plays racing in Southern California mightjf or North Carolina, Larry will be easily have surpassed the world i ln the Tar Heel ii neup j n the Sugar record winnLiBs of $911,335 by j Bowl - garne otl jj- ew Year's Day. Stymie. ' j Approximately 175 persons are ex- Citation received the inJ m 'y;]pected to attend the affair. Last described by Jones as a "hot spot,"; Thursday, Fort Hijl's co-city champs in winning his last outing—the werc n0 riored by the Fort Hill Boost- Allegany and Fort Hill Cagers Score Victories; LaSalle Loses . Two of the city's three high school basketball teams were victorious last night, LaSalle High's Explorers being the'only losers by bowing, 27-24, to the Benl] Mountaineers at Frostburg. Both Fort Hill and Allegany posted close victories on their home courts. The Scar- Totals Non-scorlnj SUOB—W eron. Kelly. Bender, t .. Kelster, f . Pettlt, c .. Miller. E .. Yommer, g Crowe, sub Kcl!y. sub . 1-5 3-5 0-1 1-1 0-1 0-1 o-: PLs, 6 T 11 11 s-21 so son, Dawson, Catn- 0-2 0-1 0-1 0-1 0-1 Totals 12 4-14 2B Non-scorlns subs — WengcrU, Jenkins, Jrenncmsn. Score by periods: CENTRAL 1 19 38 49 GRANTSVILLE 4 1 IB 30 Referee—Grimm, T&M Wrests Lead From Furnitures,' LAVALE MIXED LEAGUE STANDINGS OF TUB TEAJIS w. r,. ret. T & M Dairy 21 12 .630 City Furniture 19 14 .578 Dressman's Grocery ...... 17 • 18 ,515 •ove Recreation 9. 24 ,273 T & M Dairy team -won three games from City Furniture Monday night to wrest the lead from the latter in the tight LaVale Mixed Bowling League race.. In the other match rolled' on the Savoy alleys Dressman's Grocery edged Grove Recreation' 2-1. Bud Priedland paced the losing City team with- a 176 game and 419 set. Billy Hartsock spilled 455 pins for the .winners while Bed Feathers was high lor Grove Recreation with 421 anci Bill Conn topped Dressman's attack -with 419: Next week T &'M Dairy will play Dressman's while- City Furniture will take on Grove Recreation.. let and White Sentinels marked up -their second .triumph in a many -starts by nosing out the Davis Wildcats, 39 to 36, while the Alco Campers opened their season with a 51-42 conquest of the Somerset (Pa.) Eagles. Allegany and Fort Hill both -were forced to come from behind in the final quarter to finish on the long end of the score. Tlie Campers trailed Somerset 36-35 at'the three- quarter mark,-while Davis led Fort Hill 29-27 at the outset of the fourth frame. Wildcats Fiffht Back Port Hill reeled off ten straight points as the final stanza started to 1 pull ahead'by.-seven points, 37-30, but a pair of field goals by Frank Zordani and one by Boa Burger cut the margin to 37-30 with a hall minute remaining. Charles Lattimer then sewed up the contest for the Hilltoppers by. cutting; the cords with a two-pointer, his fourth of the evening. The score was locked five times in the game, with Davis leading 1412, 21-20 and 29-27 at the period posts. 1 Lattimer and Vernon -Hoggard were Fort Hill's leading scorers with 12 and 11 .points, respectively, while Zordani topped the Wildcats with 11 markers. The preliminary contest found "Barney" Tucker's Merchants whip the Fort Hill Reserves, 41-28. Campers Catch Fire The .tussle at Allegany, played before a large crowd, was interesting and hard-fought from start to finish, with the Campers catching fire in the closing minutes of the struggle to gain their nine-point margin. Eddie-Landefeld.. and Jim Ruehl sparked the Camper rally 'which sewed-up the decision, scoring nine points between them while the in- vadir.g Birds were being limited to a single basket. Allegany led 9-8 at the end of the first quarter and 20-18 at the halfway stage, while Somerset boasted a 3G-35 margin at the conclusion of the th'ird heat. Joe Schrock, substitute Somerset center, touched o.T the late third-quarter explosion SPORTS ROUNDUP By Hugh Fullerton, Jr. i NEW YORK—(£>)—Northwestern's Bob (Rose Bowl) yoigts; who used to be an_assistant" to Paul Brown, tells friends he doesn't think'there's any doubt that Brown wants to.quit pro football—if he can land in California .•. . -Now that Bert Labrucherie, who'. was less 'successful than Paul in making the jump from high school, has vacated that U. C. L. A. :job, what can you get by adding..two and two? . . . What's the banquet will have Tommy'' Mont, former High quarterback, as 'Tossin' Allegany speaker. Tommy is now playing in the backfield for the Washington Redskins who completed their National Football League season .last Sunday with a victory over She New York Gituits. Dave Kauffman and C. William \ v. Gilchrist, local attorneys, will serve "Citation is the greatest horso] C0 . t0 astmasters at this evening's I've ever seen. If I too* a chance - ., h is scnedu ] e d' to get Fight Is Close In Ladies Loop Five Teams Balding For City Dux Honors LADIES CITY LEAGUE STANDINGS OP THE TEAMS W. L. 27 'dinner which is scheduled' under way at G:30 pj Among the guests _... Halm, Fort .Hill coach; Victor 3D. be BUI Heisey, Fort High principal, $50,000 added Tanforan Handicap at Tani'oran Track last Saturday. Jones said the thoroughbred, after a three-month rest, will race again next Spring. The trainer suspected leg-trouble during tlie Tanforan Handicap, in which Citation beat the field by five lengths. "He didn't seem to run as usual," he explained. "He cooled out okay, however, and it was not until yesterday morning that I thought I had better check further. A-minute examination revealed a sore spot. I talked the matter over with Warren .Wright (the owner) and he left the decision up to me." Friendsville Tops KitzmiUer, 41-25 , FRIENDSVILLE — Prlcndsville High School opened its 1948-49 basketball campaign here last night by defeating Kitzmillcr High by the scora of 41-25. Friendsville held ten-point which gave the Eagles their short- lived, one-point lead by racking up ou £ six straight markers. Bob Lookabaugh and Eddie Landefeld were the big bombers for Alco, each making six baskets, while Captain Don Albright was best for Somerset- with 14 points. Lookabaugh converted four times at the free-throw line foe a IG-point, total', while Landefeld wound up with 13 era club at a banquet. Diamond ....... HUvcr Lar-es Liberty Lanes Clary Club Club Recreation SS. Peter & Savoy . 28 . 2T . 26 . 22 . 21 . IB . 17 . VI . 14 . 6 12 ]2 14 16. J' , 20 51 24 25 25 28 38 Pel. .532 .C32 ' .067 .0-12 .595 .523 .500 The tight ave-team .race continued in the Ladies City Bowling League after.-games played Sunday, Dec. 12. A two-way tie developed for first place between Roxy and Kelso when the latter dropped two of three era (J1UD ai u. uuijiiut;!'. i^c i£n.n-.t \i>.u^^v.wA „..- ~Both Alleg-any and Port Hill had games to Club Recreation while the identical records this season—nine > Boxy team was tripping Silver straight victories before tying on Lanes 2-1. ' Thanksgiving Day. Two Rifle League Outfits Forfeit ' port Hill won over LaVale, Cumberland was victorious by forfeit over Barton and Proscburg won by- forfeit over Cold Spring in the Western Maryland Rifle League Monday night on the LaVale range. Fort Hill's Frank Simpson was the top shooter of the night with a total of 285 points over the three- stage course. The scores: FOKT OTLl, Prone Stand G. V. Simpson .V. O. tVUHe 100 Kneel Total .. . W. E. El|!ln ....... G. J Wrd'.herholu 95 30 1C 00 08 02 "3 100 B'. 79 9G 81 80 280 Five I'laycrs BiinislicJ 'Five playcds, Don Rosbaugh and- Bill Courtney of Somerset,' and Frank Phares, Ned Clopton and Lookabaugh ol Allegany were ejected from the game on personal-fouls. In the preliminary game the Little Campers do\vnec! the DcMolny quint, 33-30. Seall scored 11 points In the fourth quarter to edge LaSallc after trailing 8-4. 11-9 and 19-16 In the nip-ar.d-tuck defensive battle at Frostburg. Tlie Mountaineers, in marking up their third victory in as many starts, won the game at the foul line as they were tied with the Explorers in fielders, each team making nine. The Mountlas bucketed nine of 17 free throws, while LaSallc made six for sb{. Two fleld goals by Jim Adams provided Beall wich its winning margin In the final period. Bill Dawson was Beall's leading scorer with 12 points while Captain Bob Wood -paced the visitors with II markers. Dawson and Johnny Matese turned. in good defensive games fox- the Mountaineers while Wood, "Chuck" Sitter and Dick Leo excelled for the Explorers. In the opener of the twin bill LaSalle's Jaycees scored a, 24-20" win over Beall's Jayvees. Tile lineups: BC:L|| Layrnnn. t Mntese, c ,, Roboson, K Dawson, R Ad.-irr.s, sub scU)j-. r PrlMd. 1 Cft.itecl, c l-'rnzcc, c J, Humbcrson. .--ub . r. Uumberfion. Mifo . Totiiis Non-scorins .subs - McCroble, Wheeler. Kitrmillcr * Sullivan. I Anderson, f Fisher, c R. Shiirpliist, K ..-.-. Keller, K leal. 25-15, at the close of the second qunrtcr. ! , c vcc ,. cu .. v Friend was the scoring star forj,,; A ; ' Mao i, .'.', the winners with 17. points on eight |E. T. Eminnrt . Held goals 'and one free throw, !«• L - p ^" v " n ,;" while Sullivan' topped KitzmiUer'? scorers with ten points. The lin Tunm Toui ups: Team Total 1345 Also Mrlj'.R: C. Simpson. H. Barilett, W. Wheticl. I AVALE M SO TO nil 78 HO '.If, H3 60 100 v: n7 U8 76 lil 0-1 1-2 0-1 0-2 D-0 CCMBERLANI) • , '. H. Nycum IOC ,-jJ. A. McCiiirc 35 , L. 13. I-pusuru 35 ',, IR, V. ninplcr »!> "I IT 11. RoDcrCSon 30 - - Smcur;n;in" DcWIU. .10 r :-s 0-0 1-1 1-4 1-2 5,13 I'ts. . T. H. Harris P. n. Cunningham J. A. MorEM Totals . Non-scorinR Scory by periods: FRIENOSVU.T.E H 25 KITZMILLER 11 15 Reieree—Rush. —MonAhan. Hudson, A. Totals LaSallc Loo, 1 Klumlllcr, : Sitter, c Close, K Wood, s Arnonc. sub Miller, sub r 0-0 1-2 1-1 1-5 0-9 0-0 n-n F 2-: 0-0 0-0 1-1 1-1 0-0 SamSiiead Favored In Havana Event HAVANA—(/?;—The final round was scheduled today in the Havana Best-Ball Golf Tournament with Sam Snead of White Sulphur Springs, W. Va., favored to grab the bipgcst portion of the $17.500 purse. The Slammer with a 36-hole 127 has a three-stroke lead over his nearest pursuers arid needs only a steady round to assure him the title. Under the unique style of .play, a professional teams with two amateurs can pair with cither. Snead has needed little help from his partners since lie is seven- under par for the first two rounds of the 54-:iole event. His individual score is 137. Par is 72. Snead's best-ball 127 is three strokes better than that,.of Johnny Palmer of Badin. N. C., Skip Alexander of Mid Pines, N. C., and E. J. Harrison of Little Rock, Ark., who share ISO's. /Jimmy Demaret of Ojai, Calif., had the best round yesterday—a course record equalling G4, eight under par. But he trails in the best- ball standings with 131. Team Totul ...... . Also I'.rjnc: C. IMlit, R. Craniur. BAKTON Forfeit FROSTBUBO II. Morjnn ..-.' ........ 3S M 6 P. E LiVennood ........ 100 85 7 " ',0 31 270 208 ret 206 259 258 256 254 240 202 Diamond remained- one-half game off the pace by downing Kecgan's two to one while Silver Lanes, and Liberty Lanes were l 1 ,* games and 3M: games behind respectively. Liberty was one of two teams to sweep its three game match with' its opponent defeating SS. Peter and Paul 3-0. Wonder Bar was the other team to win 3-0 from the last place Cadillac k ..•7.-;; , • • -The"*P,otomflc Salem Content Cats Play Final -Till? Until After Chrisima* Holidays KEYSER, W. Va State basketball' team 1 is'_-,hard at. work preparing- for. its,-last".game until after' tile Christmas'holidays against the Salem' Tigers-'.here tomorrow night. Salem- has'a; strong team of • veterans that ~ji.as been going along at a fast clip;'"while-the Catamounts have yet to chalk up * win. . " •. .,-.' Catamount Coach "Horse" Lough said today that he. was not worried, about the team. .The::.Cats 'lost their first three games lust season, but finished the season wlthVone of the best records in the'.:West, Virginia. Conference. •'•-;*•' '• . - NeilT Gutshall is the only, experienced -player that has been- -to condition to play.. Jim Eaton has been suffering from an injured taee and may not get 'into' action ' tomorrow. Harry Davis . has had trouble with his legs and Dick Finley is''having difficulty-getting down to playing weight. . • • .-'' ' Other teams in- the conference are stronger than -usual- this season. Alderson-Broaddus lost a close game to West Virginia' University, but has lost to three conference schools and Bethany only lost'by one point to the University of -Pittsburgh- last Saturday night, all of which .Indl.- ,- cixtes a very fine, brand of-.basketball is being -played in'- the coh- • better teams in the conference.-Tomorrow-'s game is set for'- Team Total COU> SPUING the most pins-for the day with ai 456 set. Jean Corley of Diamond- hit 430, Elsie McKee of the Boxy toppled 428, Kathryn Twigg of. Silver Lanes • knocked down 425, Cora Hai-din of Club Recreation spilled 424 and Margurite Chase kayocd 422 sticks. The league will hold a meeting tonight at the Cumberland Amvets home beginning at 6:45 p. ni. BASKETBALL RESULTS COLLEGIATK Wc.il. Virginia H2. Wnkc Fore»l «1> Morns Hurvey «l, We«t Vrt. WMJoynn «Holy Cross «. Bowl!»K drrai 08 Citji'lul 13, Bcnlion J6 CCNY ID, Brooklya Collcso 58 Clcmson 49, Wofford •)<! Yale 61, Connecticut « NiRBara. 54- Cornell 17 West Liberty 66, wcstlnshouM: -51 Ald'orson-B/oadehi! 53, Bccklcy 3G William-Mary "7, V. M. J. 54 Baltimore U. 60, Western Maryland 57 Ralldolph-Mncon 03. Medical College (Vll.l 00 ' • Princeton 48, Lafayette « OKlnhorau. 1C. Lons Dlnnd U. 38 • Amcrienn D. 53. Punn Suite 55 Dartmouth 7!, Hnrvard CO (overtime) Michigan 50. Arkansas State 39 Texas Tech 5C. Arizona. State 39 Junian 51. Allegheny « Tu'ts 69, Boston College 65 STvarthmoro 61. Moravian 42 . ' Westminster 73. Geneva 50 Wash-Jeff. 86. waj'Msljurc 54 ' Appalachian 58, Gullford W Tulane 84. Southwestern Louisiana-49 Koridfl. 50. Tampa 45 PROFESSIONAL * Baltimore 88, Indianapolis 75 74. St. Louis Cl Perfect GaiH£ Rolled- •'Z La Bowling Tourney . £•' CHICAGO W—Tlie field'of 166 of tlie nation's leading sharpshooters today headed into - the. final six • game block'of the 24-game preliminaries ill the eighth annual-National All-Star Individual Match Game Bowling Championship tournament . Leading the huge cast, was Connie Schwoegler, Madison, Wls- giant', "who has posted -3,805 for 18 games. He rolle'd a 1,378 series last night which included a 300 game. the second perfect one In Uie tourney's history. • '•'..' •' The field will be reduced to 40 semi-finalists following ' today'* competition. • . Try Our Completr ONE • STOP - SERVICE Mechanical and Body Work •See "Dal" Miller, ~ • - •' ''' ";'. • .CUMBERLAND •'. LINCOLN-MERCURY 828 N. Mechanic St. _Tel. 5440. Totals .....9 G-fl 2-1 Score by periods: BEALL , 4.5 10 27 Lr.SALLE 8 11 is 2-1 HL-Icrees—Pence «nd Hosuck. Washington, will keep his off-season job selling season tickets for the Indians? . . . And Joe Haynes, who went with him, was at last report preparing to vacate his Washington apartment for a new home in! Winter-Park, Fla. . . . Dick Harris! of Texas, labeled 'the' "crippled threat" of Southwest Conference football, picks Oklahoma over North Carolina in the Sugar Bowl. He played against both this season and Ls-ndefetd. f C Clapton, r ,... 3 Lookabiuigh, c , 6 Ph:ires, K 0 Lewis, t 0 Ruchl. c l S:sk, g- 0 P 1-1 0-1 <-5 8-7 0-0 0-1 1-5 0-0' Total.- 18 15-23 Somerset G F Albright, f 6 2-5 'Wllhelm. 1 4-7 2-3 this rumor we hear that the Ken-1 considers the Tar Heels the "most tucky Freshman basketball team has a seven-footer named Steiffcr who is tabbed as "better than Bob Kur- fired up" team he ever faced Prexy James Donn of Gulfstream Park maintains: "There's nothing land" by .Coach Adolph Rupp—and' wrong with Florida racing that a a guard named Whittaker .who's called "another Ralph-Beard? . . . Arizona's Fritz McKale is organizing a "Brown Derby" contest at the San Francisco NCAA, meetings- to determine the* best liar in college baseball. We'd hate to 'have to judge that, but Mac won't need a handl- 'when it conies to telling tali ones. Today's Guest Star •Ralph. Warner, Bradenton. Pla., Herald: "Every time, a heavyweight wins a bout, he emerges from the ring hollering for a shot at Champ JoDiouis. If all the heavies clamoring for a. Louis go were laid end to end, it would be a natural position for most -f them." One Minute Sports Pace Hank Jba of Oklahoma 'A. and M. tabs .the Southern Methodist basket- bailers as possibly '.'the good young club .in the country." .He figures Texas is too short on reserves to -hit the top this year Eddie Robinson, just northern blizzard won't cure." There's nothing wrong with a northern blizzard that Florida won't cure, Rosbmi£h, c Mnpcs, g . , Courtney, g Schrock, c riend, p I'F . 1 5 S 0 5 0 0 3 13 PF TotolE ..... .' ........ 14 • Technical .'otil called not reporting In crime. Score by pariods: ALLEGANY SOMIDlSIiT .ne.'erccs— FTr.hn and Koc rort Hill Altlcrton. M.ison, r Eurkiv null Lucky Reward Headache Paul • Kelley, Chicago horseman, bought the plater Lucky Reward while lie was being walked through the paddock after winning a race at Tropical Park. He paid 53,500 . : . mavis Kelley had so much-trouble cooling | p|^ w -"' ' out the gelding that five days later \\ Paul tossed liim into a $2,500 claim-!: ing race. Lucky $1,400 purse and Mrs. O. Garrigues Kelley, $400 and one headache. Dots All, Brothers- Snorter Luster, former Oklahoma U.'football coach, now is tutoring the-Sooner boxing team, which recently won its eighth straight dual 4-5 0-0 0-1 Reward won 'the|£°°-/ 5 ,, b 'was claimed by| K ime. sub . . . Net profit to j meet • . Marvin Small, Kansas football player ruled ineligible last summer, is in the K. U. law achoo'. Wonder if ... Wonder if he's preparing an to'ded to i appeal? 2 3--! ^ 3-4' 2 1-1 '...'.'. 1 0-0 Totals 13 10-H Score by periods: POET Bio, 12 20 DAVIS .' 14 21 RL-rerees—Snider find Purncy. ,15—51 3C—42 39 I'ts. 7 1 7 11 5 3 . The Boston Bruins have competed in Ehe National Hockey League for 25 years. They ware the first American team in the circuit. ' Of the 99 players in' tlie National Hockey League, all but eight were born in Canada. 9 RECAPS » REPAIRS HATF-BELD 31G North Mechanic Street TIRE SERVICE GIFT FOR YOUR BEST FRIENDS yovr presort tires SUPER TRACTION •''"Cl . ~\ , " •*•••»,} fi>r«.~JL'>,t,. i^ys&»fa«f%* *v&r*f**yL'£^Jr.. f. >JtfT'-l Goody aor's s«n«irfo*»ol new isMscfcin* — the Tr«<- tsonizer* — gives your tire treads t-kou sands of new road-gripping, ' non-skid edges, and does it right on your car! 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