Redlands Daily Facts from Redlands, California on July 8, 1963 · Page 8
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

Redlands Daily Facts from Redlands, California · Page 8

Publication:
Location:
Redlands, California
Issue Date:
Monday, July 8, 1963
Page:
Page 8
Start Free Trial
Cancel

HES CASEY By NEAL ADAMS SHORT RIBS By FRANK ONEAL FOR TM£R(25T TIME (NMV Uf£ I'M TcMPTED TO WRlTtAFANLETtER- MORTY MEERUB By DICK CAVALU ^ / I LlkSMYJOB... vszyNicg V_ RCUTB, I.,/) ALLEY OOP By V. T. HABILIN PRISCHJJi'S POP By AL VERI yxi- THERE HE GOES To HIS CARIBOU, LAST NISHT IT WAS HIS > , POl<^R CLUB. TOMORROW, ^H(S BOWLINS TEAM! J HE LIKES TO BE WITH ^ PEOPLE! HE'S AN. OUT-SOINS PERSON! MORE OLrT-SO\NG- THAN 1M-COMIN&: 1-8 eiKi>.Hm.i ».Tjj .i« !);•>... w. CAPTAIN EASY By LESLIE TCRNEB IT WH* HIGH OM THE EA *TOUr5KlKT *0FTHE EMPlRE-WHEKe FEW , CUB BOARDINU HOUSE with MAJOB HOOPLR OUT OlIB WAV J. R. WILLIAMS ( • UMP-tCAPF—Yes, SUIT OF THIS, AND ONE FROM THAT PATTERN, WITH ATOP CCAT TO/MATCH/ HIS HiSHROUmCALATTAlM- 1 MENT5 CflM BE TRACED TO MV J> ;EFR3CT&^ATTHEPOLLS INHIS/I ! NAME-Trf TARIFF A^jDtLLSCRteBL&; Kl3UA CUECK.' BEUALF/—-HAVINS OFTEN ADMIRED TH£ DisnMcnve I COT -OF My WA16.TC0AT4, MATURALLV HE ASKED MB, RECOMtAEMD A ^ S.THE) I VOU 6RIM6 X C/HIM TO ME, HUH?VELL, HOOPLE, X > /MAKEIT RISttr MVT VAT VOU OWE ME- WE'LL FOR , Redlands Daily Facts 8 - Monday, July 8,1963 Musson sets record in taking Gold Cup race DETROIT (UPI) - Pint-sized Ron Musson turned giant kiUer Sunday to upset all-conquering Bill Muncey and set a blazing new speed record in winning the 56th running of the famed Gold Cup race. Musson, a mere 5-7 and 155 pounds, powered Miss Bardahi around the three-mile Detroit River course at a sizzling average of 105.212 miles per hour to edge Bill Cantrell and Gale V for the $10,000 first prize and the coveted Gold Cup. Jiusson and Miss Bardahi had 1.500 points, to 1.400 for Gale V, which won the final heat Muncey and the famed Miss Thriftway, winners of the last two Gold Cup races, finished sbcth in the field of 12. Miss Bardahi won all three of her fweliminary heats to pick up 1,200 points going into the final heat. Gale V and Tahoe Miss each had 1,000 points and had a chance to win it all if Jliss Bar dahl faltered. Cantrell, a former Indianapolis "500" race driver, made his bid for victory by picking up 400 points as he made a farce out of the final heat. But Miss Bardahl picked up 300 points for finishing second and that was more than enough for victory in the overall point system. Jliss Bardahi, owned by Ole Bardahi of Seattle, set a Gold Cup lap record of 114.650 miles per hour in the second heat. More than 200,000 fans janmjed the course. Kearns, fight game's fabulous manager, dies Patterson bars spectators LAS VEGAS (UPD-FIoyd Patterson worked out in private today, but champion Sonny Listen continued public training sessions m preparation for their July 22 UUe bout. Patterson battered a new sparring mate, J.P. Spencer of Las Vegas, in the third round of workouts Sunday causing Dan Florio, Patterson's • trainer, to stop the session. The 214 - pound Spencer was forced to quit alter two minutes. Listen sparred two rounds with Howard King, who once briefly held the Nevada State heavyweight championship. MIAMI, Fla. (UPD-Through out the boxmg world today the bell was mournfully tolling "ten' for Jack (Doc) Keams, the fight game's most fabulous manager, who died here early Sunday in his sleep. Jack Dempsey and others among the eight world champions who had been managed by 80- year-old Doc phoned or messaged their condolences to members of the family. Dempsey, 68, who teamed with Keams and the late promoter, Tex Ricfcard, in the Roaring Twenties to produce the first million-dollar fi^t gate, assured over the phone from New York: "L'll fly into Miami Tuesday afternoon." Services were tentatively scheduled for the Philbrick Funeral Home in nearby Coral Gables, Fla., at 10 a.m. Wednesday. Doc was given the baptismal name John Leo McKeman shortly after his birth at Waterloo, Mich., Aug. 17, 1882. But later when he became a professional boxer in the Far West, he shortened the name to Jack Keams. And it was Dempsey who gave him the nickname of Doc because Keams knew so many prescriptions for blood-stoppers for cuts and for limbering oils used in rubdowns. Keams recently estimated that he had managed more than 500 professional boxers and that "since nearly all of my boys were good earners, I figure their total purses must have exceeded $40 million, and that my share was about $13 million." He paused then and added, "And you'd never believe a man could go through that much money." Keams, the real "golden boy of boxing, said heavywei^t champion Dempsey's purses and other earnings totalled about $19 million, and that the money registered by Mickey Walker, former welterweight and middleweight champion, approximated $6 million. Ill Sine* March Doc. spry and wiry in his 80th year but somewhat withered and stooped, was taken ill at Los Angeles in March but he returned to Miami, where he underwent a month's hospital check-up. Then he went to the home of his son, Jackie — a Miami fireman and one of the nation's foremost skin divers. It was at Jackie's home where he fell last week while trying to walk into the yard and broke his right nrist. Since that injury he had been confined to bed, where his son found him dead Sunday mommg. Baseball for Boys STANDINGS American League New York Chicago Boston Minnesota Baltimore Cleveland Los Angeles Kansas City Detroit Washington W. SO 47 44 45 47 44 41 36 3;j 30 L. Pet. GB 31 .617 .553 .543 .542 .540 .524 5 6 6 6 •7M .471 12 .439 U'/i AZr IS'A .349 22Vi Sunday's Results Washington 7 Los Angeles 3, 1st Washington 6 Los Angeles 4, 2nd Baltimore 4 Minnesota 3, 10 inns, Chicago 4 Boston 1. 12 inns. Cleveland 11 New York 3, 1st New York 7 Cleveland 4, 2nd 10 innings Kansas City 8 Detroit 7, 2nd Tuesday's Games All-star game at Cleveland National League W. L. Pef. CB SO 33 .602 ... 48 37 .565 3 45 37 .549 4Vi 46 38 .548 4>a 45 40 .529 6 43 40 .518 7 41 42 .494 9 40 44 .476 lOM 33 54 .379 19 29 55 .345 2m Los Angeles San Francisco Chicago SL Louis Cincinnati Milwaukee Pittsburgh Phila:!elphia Houston New York Sunday's Results Pittsburgh 11 New York 5 Philadelphia 3 Chicago 2 Los Angeles 4 Cincinnati 0, 1st Los Angeles 3 Cmcmnati 1, 2nd San Fran. 4 St. Louis 3, 1st 15 inns. St. Louis 5 San Francisco 0, 2nd Milwaukee 4 Houston 0, night Tuesday's Games All-Star game at Cleveland YouTI Find a Ready Market Thra Fast-Acting Facts Classified Ads mHasa BirtMof JULY 9 James Mouw Tom Strahf John Kim Mereer Carl W. Pettit Stanley R. Bowen Robert Robbins Clayton Payiw Leo Daun Tie Turner Ralph Merritt, Jr. Vinson Shunk Lynn M. Harris Manuel Neria Clyde Caudle Happy Blrttiday from n E. state Ph. PY 3-3505 ELKS Major Jim Glaze stirred up a four run rally in the fifth wning but couldn't come up with any runs in the last inning as they fell to Tri- City, 8-1. Jim Glaze got aU their runs off winning pitcher. Kit Baker m the fifth. Mike Vernon relieved Baker and allowed two hits in one 2-3 innings. Jim Gosse was three for four for the winners with two doubles and a single. Tri-City 014 003-8 6 2 Jim Glaze 000 040-4 5 4 Kit Baker, Jlike Vernon (5) and Tom Jliller; Bob DeBauw, Fred Stafford (5) and Perry Huisken. Minor Dave Loper and Mark McClusky each scored in the last inning to spoil Ricky Stephens bid for a 5-0 shutout over Tri-City. Stevens singled twice and drove in one run to help his own cause. Other hitters for Jim Glaze were Luther Tendall, Ralph Lmderman and Glenn Shrive. Tri-City 000 002-2 4 5 Jim Glaze 000 32x—5 5 2 Rich Milkowski, Mark McCIus- ky (4) and Glenn Nicholas; Rickj- Stevens and Luther Tendall. _ Elks Standings Major W. L. T. PCT. Pratt Brothers 7 1 1 .833 Lockheed ._ 6 0 3 .833 Tri-City 5 3 1 .555 Stater Brothers ...2 6 1 .277 Jim Glaze -2 6 0 .250 Gill Electric 1 7 0 .:125 Minor W Pratts 9* Gill Electric 5 burst in the sixth gave Gerrards the win. The Exchange squad came up with four runs in the final inning, short of a wmning margin. McBride was the winning pitcher while Snowden was tagged for the loss. Gerrards 010 104-6 3 E.xchange 001 004—5 3 0 JlcBride and Bendemire, Brown (5); Snowden and Burda, Oakes (4). T. PCT. 0 1.000 .688 .433 .333 .333 .222 Jim Glaze _ 3 Lockheed 3 Tri City „ 2 Stater Brothers _.2 Kiwanis League Crafton Citrus Redlegs scored a 10-0 win over Banner Mattress Dodgers with Tim Wilson notching the win for the Redlegs from the mound. Scott Farmer brought in three runs with a homer for the winners. Redlegs 450 010 1—U 4 0 Dodgers OOO 000 0— 0 0 0 Gerrards Jlarket held off the E.\change Club nine for a 6-5 win. Singles runs in the third and fourth innings plus a four run out- Ocean Ming Following is the latest 24 hour ocean fishing report: OCE.'^NSIDE '— Sue boats, 236 anglers: 36 albacore, 305 barracuda, I.I41 bass, 607 bonito, 1 yellowtail, 68 halibut, 48 white sea bass. SAN CLEMENTE — Nme boats, 263 anglers: 61 barracuda, 907 bonito, 1,175 calico bass, 12 white sea bass, 1 yello\vtail, 381 halibut, I black sea bass. LONG BEACH (Belmont Pier) — Two twats, 76 anglers: 4 barracuda, 482 bonito, 34 halibut, 62 bass. Barge, 54 anglers: 6 halibut. 437 bonito, 5 barracuda, IS bass. Pier: bonito, halibut. (Pacific Landing) — Five boats, 218 anglers: 16 albacore, 27 yellowtail, 101 barracuda, 5 halibut, 116 calico bass, 332 bonito, 24 Spanish mackerel. (Pierpoint Landing)— II boats, 467 anglers: 97 albacore, 274 barracuda, 1,365 bonito, 1,417 bass, 33 yellowtail, 16 halibut. NEWPORT BEACH (Davey's Locker) — Eight boats, 298 anglers: 78 albacore, 114 barracuda, 628 bonito, 338 calico sand bass, 4 white sea bass. 1 yellowtail, 15 rock fish, 71 halibut. SAN PEDRO (22nd St. Landing) — Seven boats, 168 anglers: 31 albacore, 19 yellowtail, 218 barracuda, 304 calico bass, 186 bonito, 2 halibut, 210 bottom fish. SAN DIEGO (Pt. Loma, H&M Fisherman's) — 28 boats, 707 anglers: 518 albacore, 23 bonito, 63 bottom fish. Leon Garrett Bob Simmons win features Leon Garrett of Lawndale and Bob Simmons of south Gate won their respective feature events Saturday night in the stock and super-modified car races at the Orange Show stadium. Garrett came from behmd to take the lead from Don Prather of San Bernardino with 10 laps to go and went on to the win'in the 25 lap feature race. Prather was second with former main event victor, Grady Whitner of San Bernardino third. For Simmons it was his first win of the year at the Orange Show. He wheeled his Corvette powered "Flying Wing" to t h e win, taking the lead on the final lap of the race from "Tiger" Jim Roessler of San Bernardino. Roessler took second and won the four lap trophy dash. Racuig will continue at the Orange Show next Saturday night with the first action scheduled for 8:30 p.m. Four Redlands swimmers in Aqua Fair Redlands Swim Club had four members entered in the annual Aqua Fair at Santa Monica over the weekend. Bruce Koscis, Bill Shawver, Pinky Chambers and Kathy Shawver all represented the RSC in the AAU meeL Koscis swimming in the 9-10 year age group took first place in the 200 individual medley with a 2:38.7 clocking. He placed second in both the 100 free, 1:W.8 and in the 50 backstroke in 34.5. Koscis finished the day with a fifth m the 50 breast in 40.7. Bill Shawver in the 9-10 group took sixth with a 33.5 lime in the 50 butterfly and was a heat winner in the 50 backstroke. Pinky Chambers and Kathy Shawver were entered in the 11-12 year old girls division. Pinky swam the 100 free in 1:12, the 100 back m 1:23.7, the 100 breaststroke in 1:27.6 and the 200 Individual medley in 2:57.6. Kathy turned the 100 yard freestyle in 1:10.1 and also swam in the 50 butterfly. The Redlands Swim Club team is sponsored by the City Recreation Department and works out at Sylvan Plunge under the direction of Bob Chambers. TREASURE HOUSE Your unused furniture or appliances will find a ready market through Classified Ads. California girl defeated in Wimbledon final WIMBLEDON, England (UPI) — Husky blonde Margaret Smith, a prohibitive favorite, became the first Australian to win the Wimbledon women's singles tennis title today when she scored a 6-3, 64 revenge victory over American "upset queen" Billie Jean Moffitt. 19. Miss Moffitt. a student from Los Angeles State College, had scored a stunning upset against Miss Smith in an early round of this tournament last year. But this time the hard-hitting Aussie girl was not to be denied, even though a crowd of 17,000 at the center court of the all England Club cheered for the unseeded American girl. The crowd even readied the point of cheering when Miss Smith made an error. Miss Smith, cinrently regarded as the world's top feminine net star, went into today's match such a heavy choice that British bookmakers refused to quote any odds against her. And she was looking to wipe out the memory of the fact that Miss Moffitt upset her last year, making her the first top-seeded player in Wimbledon history to lose in the first round. Today's match originally was scheduled for last Saturday, but was postponed until today because of rain. Doc Keams was looking ahead when gong sounded By OSCAR FRALEY UPI Sports Writer CLEVELAND, Ohio (UPI) There's no way today to e.xplain or fill the vacuum. You know the lAone won't ring anymore in the middle of the night with a call form San Diego, or maybe Stockholm. No more will you hear that vibrant voice announcmg flippantly: "I'm wheelin' and dealin' here but I'll see you in a couple of days. Got somethmg big cookin" but just wanted to see how you were doin.'" For two years you sat with him, off and on, writing his life story and he led you by the hand through the raucous days of the West, up the Barbary Coast and on mto the Roaring '20s, the thirsty '30s, the furious '40s, and on through the years which seemed without endmg. But not any more. For Jack (Doc) Keams is dead just a month short of his 81st birthday. You saw him early last week and, while he was thin and had his right arm in a cast after breaking his wrist in a fall, he still spoke of the only thmg that actually concerned Mm, namely the future. The pale blue eyes and the crooked grin still gave hun the look of a larcenous lep- rediann. He had known them all through the years ... the prince of Wales and a young engtaeer in the Klondike named Herbert Hoover... Klondike Kate and Texas Guinan .,. Jack London and Ernest Hemingway .. .Diamwid Jim Brady and Toots Shore... AI Capone and Frankie Carbo . . . John McGraw and Joe DiMaggio: They'll remember him best as the man who made Jack Dempsey and the million-doUar gate. But he managed seven othw world champicms, including Mickey Walker and Ardue Moore, and threw away the millions he made faster than it came in. "The think I needed more than any of my fighters," he chuckled, "was a manager." Some of them called him the buccaneer of the boxing world. To others he was the all-time king of the con men. "Sure there were times I loaded the gloves," he said as he sat in that big four-posted bed last Wednesday. "^Vhat happened to those other fellows was their business. I looked out for me and my own." "Just like now," he added ve- hanently. "I gotta get out of this bed and get back out to Vegas for that Listen fight. In a year I expect to have my new boy, Jefferson Davis, in their fighting for the title." Ke had been everywhere and done everything, this spidery octogenarian who was the softest "touch" and quickest check-grabber to the world. He worked on whaling ships, as a cow puncher, smuggled Chinese ashore to Seattle, boxed and "worked a million angles." Yet, whatever he did, "Doc" managed it with flamboyant enjoyment. It wasn't the "score" that mattered; it was whether you could "con" somebody who was trytog to beat you. If you couldn't shoot an "angle" or beat a challenge there was no fun to trying.

What members have found on this page

Get access to Newspapers.com

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 8,800+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free