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Rocks Win 16th Straight hy ig Moline, 27-6; Pekin Wins; Lions Upset Spalding Toppinj SPRINGFIELD, 111. lif) — Murphysboro, West Rockford, Lincoln and I'corin Spalding were spilled Friday nlfihl from the ranks of unbeaten, untied downstatc high school football teams. Rock Island, West Frankfort, Pekin and Wood River were among clubs extending unsullied records. Centralia's Orphans of the South Seven loop spoiled the Murphysboro Red Devils' string in their fourth outing, 13-6. End George Marcum scooped up n Red Devil fumble in the final period and ran 21 yards to with the tie-breaking for the Orphans. Both clubs had tallied on pass plays but Centralia outgained the Southwest Egyptian pace setters on the ground, 147 yards to 120. LaSalle-Peru blew sky high West Rockford's hopes for unbeaten Big Eight Conference supremacy, racing to 26 points and shutting out the West High warriors. ny BEANS RRARDON 24 Years in National League Written for NEA Service QUESTION: How long has Phil Cavarrctln been in the major leagues and how many big-league scorejclubs has he played for?—Chris touchdown McAuliffc. Answer: The Chicago manager has been in the majors 20 years, has spent them all with the Cubs. Q. There are a few former college football stars now performing in the major leagues. Has any ever played in both the Rose Bowl and World Series?—Lou Hicks. A. The Senators' Jackie Jensen Pckln's powerful Chinks clouted.P ,av , cd in lh f 1950 Series for the the Lincoln Railsplittcrs 27-0 in a Big Twelve feature. The heretofore higher-scoring Chinks were held to a lone touchdown in the first half, but refused to be contained in the final periods. Peoria Central trimmed the sails of Peoria Spalding, 20-7. It was the first setback for Spalding in four tries, while Central has Woodruff of Peoria. 6U6LIELMI V. York Yankees against the Phillies, and as a fullback for California ho played against Northwestern in the 1949 edition of the Rose Howl. Q. Who was the oldest person ever to make his debut, as a big league manager?—Sieve Carter. A. Ilonus Lobert was 60 when appointed manager of the Phillies bowed to'In the winter of 1941. Q. Did Eddie Plank ever pitch minor leagues? 10th \ in the Mueller. A. Plank went directly Gettysburg College to the Rock Island counted its straight triumph, its fourth this year. The game was notable because it was the lowest Rock out- o put this year and the second time'i e ti C s in ioOI tiieir goal was crossed. The Rocks ladled out a 37-6 licking to Moline, considered the most likely obstacle to Rock Island retention of the Northwest League! title. i R West Frankfort rolled over Ma- 1 rion in the South Seven. 20-6. The Dale from Ath- Sports Parade ] ('i'irl Giants Sign (ffiliffa^ Kx'Anny Uir (Jnarterbavk M-:W YORK (CP (-Arnold Calif- In, All-America quarterback on Ant,;. • undefeated KM!) team and; ;i f'linli.it veteran of the Korean i r, has been signed by the New fool ha II Giants. i<- Giants, who dropped their; fir-1 t v ,„ National Football League 'Kaitifs this season, signed Galiffa | o a one-year contract Friday in; ''i strengthen their quarter- 1 ba< k corps. 1 Galiff;i v,;is discharged from the Army l.v-t Tuesday at Fort Ben- ; nm;;, He is expected to be i ready to help Charley Conerly with ' th" quart'rback and passing duties j in about, V .KO wcks. i he Giants also have another , quarter),ack, Bill MacKrides. tin- > der NH, rules, Galiffa ran practice : with the club for three weeks with- | out being counted a s a member of the .'i.'i-nian squad so, the Giants did not \ci mi anyone to make room ', for the former West Point star. j Galiffa a ndlive of Donora, Pa., 1 the home town of baseball star Stan Mmial of the Cardinals, is W. years old. He stands 6-2 and wejgh,, ;!).", pounds. He v, a: in combat in Korea from ; September of 1950 until April of 10.'I as the leader of the 1st Platoon and the :{rd Division's 7th Rcgi-; orient, lie received a battlefield pro-1 motion to first lieutenant, and was deeoralfd with the Combat Infan try Bad::c. The Daily Register-Mail, Galcsburg, Til. Saturday, October 10, MSI 18 NOTRE DAME COACHES AT WORK—Football coaches at the University of Notre Dame confer with head coach Frank Leahy (left) in attempting to work out details of a play at South Bend, Ind., (Oct. 8). Johnny Lujack is seated. Standing (left to right) are Mob McBride, Bill Early and Terry Brennan. The Irish arc idle today but next Saturday play host to Pitt. (AP Wirephoto) • OSCAR FRALEY United Press Sport WNGT wnc» irr-nt ^n wic „™ NEW YORK (UP) — One of thci ^^^Jc ^M^^ l -' in * » j» "."ball: league. They haven't tackled Mount ^ ° J i ^ y | n „ n ,Ti! Vernon or Centralia. eaRl e °*>«*vers as the long-bal- Mount Vernon notched an impor-j^ J^^L't "t^t tant 7 to G triumph over Harris- n ^»'t r Lll u • burg, another formidable leaguci Y ^ ehepD . w ^ . „ Y I contender American League, for ex-: Chester' crossed Wood River's ^Pj 6 ;/^, 1 "^* 11 ' narnef !»J°; ,„i . t t .1 „i..u i ihave to part with one of their big three hurling corps to get help! Boston, with a good young' club, needs only some pitching to| get in the race. There are indica-i tions that the A's, needing cash, may part with Harry Byrd, who was the rookie of the year in 1952. goal, a feat no other club has man aged this season in four games, but . Wood River cracked out a final 31 to 6 final score. Litchfield's fourth consecutive win was marked by a four touchdown spree fullback Marshall Hudson put on against Taylorville. The 27-21 victory was Litchfield's second Midstate Conference success. In the North Central circuit, Mendota successfully opened de-., itiwiii-in k n mirnrkp 8 > title downing unbeaten Geneseo,; Turpin for thc yacanl mi(k)le . n „„ c „ n „, ru n t*,„^u ui„v ,i wei 8 nt crown in their Oct. 21 battle School', SrfcwhS h«T^5,„t^I S «t Madison Sf f UarC Gard0n - Thc ? ftflvln? lh n n „. P . a M "ason is that the Briton has been tallying h.gh ..^n^totfJs.JdimminR his punching eye under ithe bright lights and listening to too much gay music. Walter Cartier, who fought them both, picks But the Yanks — and thc Dodgers — will be dealt out in most conversations. Carl Bobo Olson, the hammer- for scored 26 more as Chatsworth continued undefeated with a 48-0 victory over Saybrook-Arrowsmith. Snow has scored 89 points in his team's four games. AlWood Racks Up Third Straight; Tops Atkinson Scoring one touchdown in each quarter last night, the AlWood Aces made their trip to Atkinson a successful one as they came back with a 25 to 6 victory It was the third straight victory for the Behnke coached gridders who now have a record of three wins and one loss Fischer, Spivey and Wright aitjg er Cn j c f scored touchdowns. Wright also 1 picked up thc lone extra point. Atkinson scored their only touchdown in the second quarter. The Aces will be host to Sherrard next Friday. Bobo — but even a gay Turpin is a good beat at that price. Had Earl Sande won his first, jons ncxt fa „ race when, at 54, he returned to . WAIT'LL NEXT YEAR?—Again beaten by thc Yankees in thc World Series, Charley Dressen packs his gear and records at Ebhcts Field. Manager Dressen and his Dodgers hope for another crack at the World Cham- Waitkus Back on Phillie Roster PHILADELPHIA UFi — Eddie Waitkus, 33-year-old first baseman, was back on the official roster of the Philadelphia Phillies today following the lifting of his suspension. Many observers regarded the reinstatement as the prelude to a long-talked-of trade. The slick- fielding Eddie rode the bench during most of the 1953 season while newcomer Earl Torgeson played his position. Waitkus, who came to the Phils in 1949 from the Cubs, was suspended by President Bob Carpenter eight days before the end of the season for leaving the club to be at the bedside of his ill father. Later Eddie said he had not gone through the "proper channels" in asking permission to join his father. the saddle this week, he would have been disqualified. Thc great jockey received a tremendous ovation when he rode Honest Bread but patrol films showed he bumped First Copy, with apprentice Jimmy Cangemie up. "If he had won, I had to claim a foul," said Jimmy. Even Fearless Fraley quakes to think what would have happened then. • Dublin, Tex., has a couple of champs who know you can win TT , . ,'em all. One of them is Ben Hogan. Underwood, l Tnc other is a bu cking norse ca ii ea aiiic..„„« ™i «f, w ho, in 10 years, never was ridden — until Thursday night at the Madison Square Garden rodeo. Casey Tibbs of St. Pierre, S.D., did it to win a $500 purse. But Hogan and Super Chief stiy make a fine parlay for a little town to produce. George Munger, the Penn football coach, tabs three principal changes under the one-platoon system. The first, that coaches now must improve the weakness, rather than perfect the best. Sec-j ond, more emphasis must be Jumping Preps SHATTUCK, Okla. OW-The collapse of football stadium bleachers,* blamed on teen-agers jumping up and down, injured 13 persons Friday night and halted the Woodward-Shattuck high school game. School officials blamed the accident on "a group of boys and girls jumping up and down." placed on scouting personnel to exploit rivals' weakness. Third, less scrimmage because it is too tiring. The handicapped worker has higher attendance record and lower accident rate. READ THE CLASSIFIED ADS By BEANS REAKDON 24 Years in National League Written for NEA Service Question: There are two out when a batter is safe on an error. Thc ncxt man hits a home run. Do both runs count as earned runs? —Lee Tuft. Answer: Neither run is earned. Q. What was Lefty Gomez' record in World Series competition?— Carl Gray. A. Six victories straight. Q. How many times has a major league batter grand-slammed twice i in the same game?—Lou Devore. A. It's been done three times— by Tony Lazzeri in 193G, Jim Tabor in '39, Rudy York in '^6. Q. How many grand-slam home runs did Lou Gehrig hit during his big league career with the Yankees?—Milton Stark. A. 23. Q. Who was the oldest player ever to appear in a major league game?—Al Pruett. A. On Oct. 1, 1933, Nick Allrock, then a coach with the Senators, stepped briefly into the lineup against the Athletics. He was 57! Freshman Wins In Tennis Title At Knox College A new Knox College intramural champion was crowned this week. John Golterman, p]lmhurst freshman, beat defending champion Ted Fleming 6-2, 6-2, to take the tennis title. In his drive for the champion- shep, Golterman defeated Tom Mead 6-1, 6-1, and then George Smith, second seeded, 6-2, 6-2, in the semi-finals before disposing of the number one seeded Fleming. In the Knox Intramural volleyball tournament, only the teams representing the fraternities of Phi Delta Theta and Beta Theta Pi arc undefeated in the first round of the round robin tournament. These two teams meet ncxt Tuesday. Thc Betas are defending champions. Four men are left in the intramural golf tournament. Galesburg is well represented by Bob Sparks and Rusty Neilson; and they are joined by Russ Sehwem, Glenview, and Don Mosher, defending champ, of Cambridge. The foresomc will engage in match play over the weekend to determine the first, second and third place titles. Red Wings Favored to Cop Sixth Straight NHL Title By UNITED PRESS ni^ht in their first meeting of the ard, who scored the 347th and 348th The Detroit Red Wings, heavy new season with the team that goals of his NHL career in Mont- favorites to win a sixth straight could prove their most formidable real's triumph over Chicago. National Hockey League pennant, opponent. ! The Toronto Maple Leafs make oppose thc Montreal Canadiens to- Both teams opened the season,their 1953-54 debut in the only other " 7 victoriously, the Red Wings down-game tonight, taking on the Black ]in thc third period and the Jets j n g the New York Rangers, 4-1, Hawks. The Winola Jets went to Sher-'evened things up in the final and the Canadiens beating the Chi-i rard Is t : ,.m and battled to hostistanza. • Tad Yarde scored the cago Black Hawks, 3-0, on Thurs-! Rpfnr „ „ rrirVrt fiaht in China team to a 7 to 7 deadlock with Winola TD and Moseley scored dav night : uetore a cncKct ngni in cnina, both teams scoring their touch-,the extra point. | the Red Wings' chief problem the contestants are weighed In by downs in the last half. | Next week the Jets are host to will be to halt the spectacular their handlers and classified as Sherrard broke the scoreless tie iWiUiamsfiekl. dashes of Maurice (Rocket) Rich- heavy, middle or lightweights. Winola Battles To 7-7 Tie in Conference Tilt Does Advertising Sell Merchandise? IN THIS CORNER—Bobo Olson, above, meets Randy Turpin in scheduled 15-round match at Madison Square Garden, Oct. 21. The winner will be the world middleweight champion. (NEA) o If you're a retailer it won't take you long to give the answer. For truly enough it's the retailer himself who sells merchandise. Advertising can create desire, provide buying information and direct customers to the store — but advertising cannot take credit for consummating the sale. The retailer makes the sale — he sells the merchandise at his store from the stock on hand. And that goes for nationally known brands down to, private brands. Sure, the retailer likes advertising to help him move goods from his store to the customer's home. And because "AH Business is Local" — he especially likes the kind of advertising help that sends the customer to his store in his own home town. For the only sales that count for him are the ones that ring his own cash register. That 's why many nationally known com' pan 'tes with famous brand names spend more advertising dollars in local newspaper advertising than any other media. They, too, know that "All Business is Local" and so they help the local retailer because he 's the fellow who makes the sale — and the more be sells the mort they sell. In Illinois (outside Chicago) there are over 45 local daily newspapers, like this one. Here national advertising b printed with the product information that customers need and the local source of supply. NOTE: Retailers, Wholesalers and Factory Salesmen: you can help make your sales volume greater. Urge your factory advertising or sales manager to use local newspaper advertising in your territory. THEY'LL DO IT EVERY TIME By Jimmy Hatlo UOWCUMDEPT (ECONOMICS DIV.) VTeOLFBR THNKS NOTHING AT ALL OF LOSING A BRAND-NEW BUCK B4LL"- MELL GET DOWN ON His KNEES — 4ND HUNT FDR A TEE TILL NEXT FALL.' /|ATUaU SYNDICATE. I«c WOULD »ICHT« IUt»rjlVEg=gl /0-/0 ' inn* \t«if>ii>f.Rj to Co. Shown la map at left are the locations of 48 Illinois Daily New*, papers. Ours is among them. These are (he papers that bring the news to over one and one-quarter million families in the state. Residents of these trading areas rely on the local paper for local news. Surveys show that these newspapers attain almost 100% coverage in their circulation zones. Consistent local and national advertising in these media make Illinois a profitable territory for the sale of good merchandise. The Illinois Consumer Analysis brochure is available to you on request at our business oflice. All Business Is Local THE DAILY Ttegistev-Mm] M«nb*r of 1/llngJi DaUy N«w»pap«r Marktfs DELUXE CABS PHONE 4242

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