Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland on December 16, 1948 · Page 27
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Phone 4600 For a WANT AD Taker EVENING TIMES, CUMBERLAND, MD., THURSDAY, DECEMBER 16, 1948 •TWJBNTY-BEVJSJN. Dukes Aim To Regain Winning Ways Tonight At Washington Beaten in their .last All-American Basketball League start Monday night at Wheeling, the Cumberland Dukes will attempt to get back on the winning track tonight when they invade Washington, Pa. Washington, which posted a 58-56 decision over-Butler in its opening game, dropped a 62-53 decision to the Altoona Flyers last night at Altoona. After tonights tussle the Dukes' next game will be at home, Coach "Red" Klotz and his hoopmen meeting Butler Sunday night on the SS. Peter and'Paul,School court. The Dukes will be out for revenge In this game, the Dukes having lost 57-46 verdict to Butler last Saturday dty. night in the Pennsylvania It was announced last night that the Dukes will be strengthened for Sunday's game by the signing of Dave Homstein, former -Penn State College ace. Hornstein' is currently coach of the Point Marion (Pa.) High School quintet. Hornstein, who captained . the Nit,tany Lions several seasons ago,, is said to stand well over the six- loot mark. . The Dukes have n. league record »t present of three victories and two defeats. Cards and Eagles Tops In Statistics PHILADELPHIA—(INS) — The Chicago Cardinals nnd Philadelphia Eagles, opponents Sunday In the Quaker City for the National Football League Title, rank first and second in total yards -gained this icason. The Westerners, paced by Char- Icy Trippl, Elmer Angsman, Paul Chrlstman and others, have amass- ed'4,707 yards. Thjs is the second best yardage record in the league's history, according to statistics released today. Steve Van Buren, Tommy Thompson, Bosh Pritchard and- other lagles' stars have tun' up a total of .4,651. yards, the fourth best mark in NKL records. The Cardinals lead in the aver-' »ge gain per rush -.with 4.8. The Eagles are second with 4.5 yards. . The Washington Redskins hold the lead in the percentage of pass' completions . with 56.1. The Eagles rank second with 52.6. The Quakers »lso hold the best average distance on punts. The Cards, with 395 points, came within a single point of equalling the league record or 395 made by . the Chicago Bears in 1941. Philadelphia scored 376 for second place. Shuffleboard Loop Teams Play Tonight; CAC Leads The National Shuffleboard Learue of AHegany County will resume . action tonight with ten teams scheduled to play. The Century A. C. of Frostburg is leading the loop by one game over the Cumberland V.|F. W. Tonight's games will mark the ninth round of play. Contests scheduled tonight are Btadium Inn at Viaduct Inn, 'South End Republican Club at American Legion, Century A. C. at Goodfel- lowship Club. V.. F. W. at Amvets, K.. of C. at Purple Heart, Cresap Tavern at Owls. (Owls win by forfeit as Cresap (Tavern has withdrawn from league). The standings: Won Lofct Century A. C. ......... . V. r. W VUduct Inn Btudlum Inn Aravcta .................... . ---- 15 Purple Hoar; ....... .' .......... H K. of C .............. . ........ 13 Coodtcilowshlp Club .......... 3 Bou;h End 0. O. P ............. 9 Owls ...... ..................... » American Lesion .............. 5 Cres&p Tcvern ..'.... ........ 1 Bill Fischer Wins Outlaud Trophy DBS MOINES — (/P) — William (Moose)) Fischer, captain of the undefeated ' Notre Dame football team, today was declared the winner of the Dr. John H! Outland trophy by the Football Writers Association of America. Fischer, 230 pound Senior, ap- apeared • in both guard and" tackle roles for the Irish during the season. He was named as a tackle on the Associated Press .All-American team. • ' The trophy, originated by the law; Dr. Outland in. 1946, is awarded annually to the guard -or'tackle who is designated as outstanding -by the football -writers association. Results of'the association's, 1948 poll were announced by .Bert McGrane, secretary. Elsie McKee (Continued from Page 25) "Big Six" in the average department are Mary Ellen Helm,, Diamond, 138.9; Dessle Dayton,. Silver Lanes; 137.4; Elizabeth Rhoe, Roxy, 137.2, and Isabelle Becker, Kelso's, '136.6. The complete-list follows: 1 Ave. Elsie McKee. Roxy 5358 162.4 Erma' KrciEcr. Diamond .. 4198 139.3 Miry Ellen irelm. diamond ... 4166 13S.G Dessle Dayton./Silver Lanes ... 453.1 137.< Elizabeth Rhoe, Roxy .- I. 411C 137.2 Isabclle Becker,'Kelso , 4JOS. 13G.6, June Corlcy. Dlapiond 4480 135.!T Roclilno Ellns, Kelso ',.. 4458 135.1 Blanche Harrlman, Kcl«o 3504 12!).R Winnie Holcomb, Kelso 4235 128.3 Paulino Clonl, St. Peter <t Paul 4214 H7.7 Cora Hardln, Club 4185 126.B Lola Taylor. Clary Club 4155 125.B Leonn Frtmze. Cadillac 3401 125.3 Iris Olllum. St. Peter & Paul. 3018 125,8 Marcarct Lloyd, Diamond .:.. 37" 125.7 Helen Wincbrenner, Kelso .... 4112 124.6 Marguerite Chase, Kcepan ,... 3738 124.C Midge Willie, Clary Club 334C 123.9 Ar.n Stall.-Liberty Lanes -3222 123.9 Pcj.Lalr.K. Clary Club '. 4087 123.8 Pat Golden, Liberty Lanes .... 3555 122.6 Lois Wilson,-Clary Club 4021 121.8 Dot HinMLv Diamond 3G52 121.7 Theresc Pclsal, Liberty Lanes . 2920 121.1 P.osalee Clower, Savoy 4010 121.5 Marie Swain, .Wonder Bar .... 4008 121.5 Hilda Cox, Keccan :'. 3373 120.5 Elizabeth Lcature. Club 32-12 120.1 Kathryn Twlgg. Silver .Lanes-. 379U 118,7 Ruth Wclfcr, Savoy 2482 118,2 Alicr Wertz, Clary Club ... Midge Warnick, Eavy Ruby Levin, Diamond Margaret Neel, Savoy ..-.,,. Grace Curry, Silver Lanes Lucille Steemaler, Club ..... Betty Harrison. Club Eve.Pownall, Wonder Bar' . Jean Watt, Roxy • ....: Vcrnle Davy, .Savoy ..,,,., Lorraine Fox, Liberty, Lanes Charlotte Abeil, Diamond ,. Shirley Burner, KciRnn.i .. Kitty Rotrucl:, Sliver Lanes Helen Athcy. Roxy 50 19« 10 Homers Cost Brewers More Than Salaries MILWAUKEE— (INS)— The cost of home runs 'figures in more than Just a player's salary. x Ask the Milwaukee -Brewers today. Mrs, Louise Kirschoff, who' lives •cross the street from 'the Brewers' ball. park, -was struck 'on the head by a -practice home run .three years ago while she was raking leaves. . An out-of-court settlement of her »20,00 suit was approved 'yesterday fcy Circuit Judge Otto H. Breidenbach. The cost? S7.500! When John Kimbrough, fullback of the Los Angeles Dons, missed the , Buffalo game recently;, it "was the; " first time in 36 games that he failed to appear. . Fourteen rookies are on ihe rosters of the six clubs in the lja_tional Hockey League this season. -. 2482 3873 38C9 3858 3858 3840 3819 922 3343 1608 3794 3081 343 340 1B23 ID7 Thelmn WriphL, St. Petrr & P't 3720 Hazel Dcnttncer, Cadillac ..... 3380 Nellie Hrlle, Savoy ........... .1348 Laura Prnm.c, Kccgan ........ , 072 Marfra'rct Roblnctte, Keegan ., 3572 Kay Easton, Roxy ............ 2339 Helen Anderson, ^Vondtr Bar . 3334 GeorRle Meyers. Liberty Lanes. 1088 Ann Kammauf, St, Peier ifc P'l 3643 AjRle Cosgrove, Liberty Lanes . 2946 Ruth McParland, Wonder Bar. .3274 Bernette Harrison, .Club ...... 3307 Pauline Paul, Keefan . ....... 752 Jane Crlpp'cn, St. Peter i: Paul 3511 Mabel Young, • Liberty Lanes .. 1487 Mary Myers, Clary Ctab ..#,. - C3E Virginia Woods, Cadillac ....'; 2S59 Emma Stemp. silver Lanes ... 3071 Midge Pcrtig, Keogan ..... ..... 2328 Blllic Williamson. Cadillac ... 2013 Irma Lee, Silver- Lanes 115.7 •115.3 115.3 314.9 114.9 114.5 114.1 113.3 113.1 1:2.n 112.7 112.7 112.3 112 111,4 111.4 111.1 110.4 110.4 109.1 109.1 108.5 1DT.4 100.4 100.2 106 105.9 105.9 104.C 104.5 1375 . 104.2 Football Fans Get Smart—Furnish Sport's Big Oddity of 1948 NEW YORK— (/P)— The football fans got smart and furnished the sport's big oddity of 1948. Harry 'Bitman, a' Denver tailor, offered, a free suit to anybody who could correctly . name the winners of ten football games he published each week, . ... He got along fine—a.suit here and there—until the weekend of October 30. On that day. form prevailed everywhere.. The' top 20 teams in the Associated Press Weekly poll al; won'their games. A total of 412 fans scored in Bitman's little contest. He had to give a suit to each: Although his is a modest little shop with .no assembly lines, Bitman said he would pay off every winner. The job was expected -to take months'. This, in -the opinion of the nation's sports writers participating in the Associated Press year-end poll, wns the football oddity of the 1 year. Ability of the fans to pick the scores of not just one game but of dozens- figured in another un- | usual occurrence given mention. I In New York, more than 25,000 persons participating in a newspaper's weekly $1,000' contest, picked 15 games correctly. It took days of close checking to pick the prise winner, a citizen who not only hit 15 squarely on the nail but line! the exact score in four. Other • outstanding oddities: In Leesburg, Pla., a high school game was called at the half with no score because a '. cold rain threatened to break the floodlights. And the bulbs cost'$8 a throw, Wofford's five straight tie games, Nick Bolkovac's pass interception that gave Pittsburgh its upset .victory over Penn State. An official in a Texas high school Sun Herod Heads List In Handicap game marched off a'-penalty against a team behind the goal line and awarded the other team a safety. MIAMI, Pla. —OT —Sun Herod, winner of H . races this year including the 520,000 Strong-Lehr Memorial at Detroit, heads the list of 18 nominations for Tropical Park's $7,500 added Governor. Caldwell Handicap Saturday. The six year old campaigner will be asked to carry top impost of 123 pounds in the mile and sixteenth test. . Rampart, frequent winner in New Jersey this summer and conqueror of Armed and RIppey. hus been assigned 120 pounds. Cat Bridge, winner of the E." R. Bradley "me- Slaiiky Waiting Decision On Possible Leg Operation Mobile. Ala.—(/PJ—Eddie Stanky, Boston Braves second baseman, is awaiting a doctors' decision on whether he will have an operation for, a chipped bone in his right ; ankle. X-ray pictures shower the chip, Central Motor Wins First-Half'Title The Central Motor'Mart won tie first - half championship of the Ladies Commercial Bowling League Monday night on the Roxy Pinwayi by nabbing two out of three ijamej from the Di-Dee. Tavern, while the runnerup Rosenbaum bowleri wcrt dropping a pair to'Manhattan. Central did not clinch the flag until the -second. game, losing the opener by -81 sticks' while, Rosenbaum's was working 'out * 65-pin and Stanky said his Mobile and j decision. The champs, however cam. Boston doctors \vould decide whelh-' back st! '°"K to - overpower. the Bier he must undergo the operation, peers with Marguerite Chase pacing morial at Tropical, and sure to be! a bettor's ^favorite, has been assigned 112 pounds. BUR Juice, already a winner an<i ^ ^ ,,,„„„ „,,„_. „ _ ., ,„ runner up to Cat Bridge in the "The'B' : ave"nfi'elder"said''the"ciiip| Ule crownbearcrs-with a 330 set. Bradley, lias third high impost • of prol)a bly has been present since he|Grace Curry, rolled n 353 for tht 117 pounds. . : broke 1-ds ankle in a third base col-i losers. Jacob Sher's Frere Jacques, rated | lision wlth Bruc( ; Edwa v ds at Brookas one of the best turf runners injjy n ]ast j L ]y_ ' the country, is weighted at 112. j ; • Nominations include Mnrchons TKOS OPEN SEASON 2nd, 116; Bright Sword,, 1H; First NEW YORD.—Professionals, the Nightcr, 112;' Column, 111: May-j New York Knickerbockers and Min- ram. HO; Secnav, 110; Faraway andmeapolis Lakers,.hud the distinction Realtor, 102: Gay Spark, 108;-Ap-'of opening ^the 15th .consecutive proval and Play-Tag, 107; Prefect,!Madison Square Garden basketball 105. and Manchac 104. ' season, Dorothy Darr with 335 and Rita O'Neill were the Manhattan beat while Caroline Binnix hit 37S lor the Rosenbaum'sextet. • In the final match of th« evening, Wildas Salon swept three giant* from the G. C. Murphy girls to finish in third ,p]ace. Mona Blumt and Dorothy led the.winners with a 3<t and 345 set, respectively. Bonus Player Paul' Edwin Hinrichs was paid a reported'$75,000 for signing a Kansas City contract 'when declared a free agent. That means a chance with the Yankees. Detroit property for two years, Hinrichs is regarded as a prize despite the fact that he' won no more than nine while losing eight for a seventh-place Dallas ciab last- season. The 23-year-old right-hander is n divinity student at _ St. Louis| Senv.nary. Mont Warns (Continued from Page 26) J. Suter Kegg, Evening and Sunday Times sports editor, ended the speaking program as.bell ringer for the affair. Kegg reviewed highlights of the football seas'on and commented on the play of the regulars and lettermen on the team, ringing a large bell to denote outstanding accomplishments of the individual players. The program ended witrh the showing of the colored films of the Allegany-Fort Hill Turkey Day football classic. Football Highlights of the 1947 College Season, and the Washington Redskins-Boston Yanks professional grid contest; Rev. Norman O. Schribner of Centre -Street Methodist Church gave the invocation. Framed orlgnial cartoons of Allegany Fullback Eavle "Lefty" Bruce, Mont, Pence and Klosterman, which appeared ns "Target for Today*' features in The Evening Times, were presented to the individuals. The sketch of the first-string players who took part in the Thanksgiving Day game 'went to Principal Webster. All of the cartoons. were the work of Marvin Zuckerman, Times-News staff artist. Lena Bclfourc. Cadillac ...... 2007 Mildred Abbott. Club ......... lien Marion nuppcrt, Silver Lanes . 291 Alberta Clmmlno. Cadillac -... 2710 Esther Mason. Diamond ...... 285 Margaret YanLorno, St. p, & p. 852 Kay. Leasure, Kclso .,..;..... 558 Inez Henley. Cadillac ........ 453 Ursula Holler, Club .......... 533 Aggie Means, Wonder Bar .... 531. Hazel Carroll. Wonder Bar ... 265 K«tc Douglas, Roxy .. . ....... 440 Football Officials Named For Title Playoff Battle .< NEW YORK— (INS)— Til e A'.l- 97 ; American. Football Conference today jj[j- a !n;imed officials for -the champion- so ship game between'the Buffalo Bills and the Cleveland Browns at Clevo- land' Sunday. U. Of Maryland Wrestlers To Stage Eight Matches . COLLEGE PARK, Md.—The University of Maryland wrestling team will stage eight matches this winter under Coach Sully Krouse. The Terps will open their' 1949 campaign with a Southern Conference match at VMI on January ,7. ' ,In' all, .the Old Line, grunt and groaners will meet four Conference opponents. .On 'the schedule will likewise be West -Chester 'State Teachers (Pa.) for the first time. The 1949 wrestling schedule is as follows: Jon. T. VMI. there; Jan. 8. Davidson, there: Jan. 15. Duke, • home: Jan. 29, W. 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