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h m *MES DAILY TRIBUNE TIMES. AMES. IOWA, SATURDAY. JULY 21, 1931 'BUT BBTTlt III AMJBT limes Merchants Will Meet Roland Here Sunday 4k i^fc.^»***^ ^^^ ^^^ _^«,^______^ - - .. . r . ' ' ' "*~~ ROUNDVICTORY MEANS TIE FOR LEADINLEAGUE Local Star Receives Invitation For D. Moines Tryout Heap Big Fooler ••4f* Count)- I/eague Standing ; W L Pet. 6 2 .750 '.... 5 2 -T14 3 ^ .375 S 5 .375 "... 5 6 .r>33 Ames ;-Roland Sitter'.. Cambridge Story City Maxwell. .1251 Nevada l Games Sunday Cambridge at Story City, Slater. Kt Maxwell, Roland at Ames, Nevada open. The Ames Merchants will meet Roland, -the only county team which has downed the locals this season, in a county league game on the Sixteenth street diamond Sunday afternoon. This game between the leaders of'the league may be a deciding factor in the final outcome of the team standings. ' i Altho the Merchants were defeated last Sunday in the state semi-pro tourney, they are proud to know that they have at least one player who showed his stuff. Max--Tevebaugh, star of the tourney.' has been singled out by Western league scouts and been asked : to appear in Des Moines for a tryout with the Des- Moines club next week. Tevebaugh plays right field for the Merchants and is an exceptionally good batter. He will play in 'Sunday's game against Roland. The Merchants' lineup for the game will have Wegner at Ib, Jones at 2b, White at 3b, Keeker, SB, 1. Thorton, If; Sucher, cf; Tevebaugh, rf; Deering, c; Comstock, Wilhelm and McCaffrey, pitchers.' The Merchants B team will clash with the Boone Aces on the . Northwestern diamond at Boone on Sunday. Ames players are to meet .at the city park at 1 o'clock. *• The B team lineup: Miller, c; Her or Sutler, p; Pronsdahl, Ib; Nash. 2b; Judge, 3b; Olson, ss; fpickett, If; Cox, cf; Linder. rf. CU gtf', 4? *y ^ ,'$ & A: & A UFESAVER FDR THE BRAVES.... •~x ; - &«4iMsS . -fP?^3l t&3&%* :-iX:)&<A m fcj^s J' cy* 1 FRED BATTLE ON FOR WORLD NET CUP "Key" Match To Be Played Sat. WIMBLEDON. Knsland (l'.F)Riding the crest of a stunning victory over Australia, four American youths battled Saturday to wrest the world's most prized tennis trophy from England—the historic Davis cup. So even was pro-match speculation, that the luck of the draw, which put Frank Shields of New- York against H. Wilfred (Bunny) Austin of England in the opening match, may determine the final outcome. The'first match probably will swing the series. Neither team was notably favored by the draw; yet the twist of fate that pitched the Xo. 1" men of each team in the first match was <ju;te likely to prove the "key" of the series. Whichever wins will have Yankees Bring Injured and III Back From Trip NEV» YORK (UP)—The Yankees came home in first place Saturday, but not quite sure how they got there, after one of the most death- defying road trips of their career. Battered and wounded, their outfield stripped of three regulars- Ruth, Combs and Chapman —they went thru the gamut of despair, until, with half the club laid out with injuries, they unexpectedly started winning. In the closing series they got back to the top and hold it now by two percentage points. IVtroit and Cleveland more than held their own against the eastern invaders, the Tigers winning ten aiul losing six. the Indians winning 11 out ft 16. Washington produced the most dismal showing, the champions virtually booting their chance for the pennant when they dropped won the one uncertain factor in tl» wlv* *« * f "xteen games. BOB- finely balanced test of strength. t<* failed to break oOOwmning If Shields tops Austin-no-SMKOT ««tt »«<» J csin */ke. TOe west ed the east on the invasion, WHOSE PITCHING, BILL N£ KECHAIIE SAVS, HAS KEPI" 1HE BOSTON AJAflOMAlS FROV\ 8EIAJ6 'WAV DOWN THERE \wrtH THE ClAXIAJNATl REDS.,., FVmlies in the series open- Hs! Schumacher did the sn^-r.-rsasjSs^rs.ffijE -* Monday will bring George 5L iitct of Chicago and Lester R. StosSea ot O UI*, C f\n JLos Angeles against Perry ass P*' ;• fVOUllldUlJ. 'Tughes of England. Tie Asseri-; ^ cans have been conceded ihis isiwii. . D 11 1M |4f\ The series would thus so into tfce"; JL/OilClicl 111 V_JV/ final day with Perry, en tons, cs?-; able of two victories, and w«5 «=# i jg' i -—over Austin. The w5d sustch : rlllcULo will have to be Shields over Austin. ; Y&&*~ Yesterday's Heroes By United Press Berkeley Bell Wins Seabr ight Tennis Finals CINCINNATI. ,O>—Altho re. ports from Nashville indicate SEABRIGHT. N. X <U.Ri—Berke- • Charlie Dressen. manager of the 1 OXJAJiltJLUrni, i>. J. ^L-i.' JJC-i n-c- ^"-- .,, j n«U ley Bell, raven-haired. Texas ball Nashville club, will succeed. Bob i. J . ' r r\"ir.,,-,-oH •>=: Vines nf rhp P.inrinnatt VttlEf CROWN } .v_?'—- L-elle Robinson, fighting for hf- j : .i;n state golf title, matched I ?iWk« Saturday with Mrs. Dave ; Bcaeils c' Ottumwa in a 36-bole ' cr-ri '2 lie women's state finals. a as the favorite to recap- lur* her crown, Lucile Robinson IOWA CITY, (CF— Dick Rugs »* | was pitted Saturday^ against deadly putter. Mrs. Bonella, wife of the Otiumwa professional, has swe-t" thru to the finals with ease, her 'rutting game has been sensational. TJ.-S. Bonella Friday eliminated Jennet Jones of Des Moines 5 and Rugg" eliminated the defending '14. Kitting a par pace Mrs. Bon- champion. Ed Davis of Peoria, I1L. [ € na led 4 up at the end of nine 2-6, 6-2, 6-2. Cline turned back holes. She increased her lead on Waterloo and Ken Cline of Iowa City met here Saturday for the championship of the Mississippi Valley tennis tournament. Rugs and Cline pounded out decided ap- sets Friday to enter Saturday. the finals Charles Fleming of Omaha 6-1, 6-4. The two finalists in the men's singles will also oppose each other in the men's doubles. Cline and | -four OTarrell as boss of the 1 - • ~ . . -- i--Hal Schumacher, Giants—turned | first-ten rating Saturday after his back Phillies to stretch t'c to' 10 straight. victory defeat of Grant. Atlanta atom, in tbe' finals of the Seabright bowl Big League Batting tennis play. Bell won 5-7, 6-1. 6-3, 2-6, 6-1. to confirm the likelihood of immediate change.. Larry McPhail, general manager of the Reds, returned Friday night by airplane from Nashville, where \liison i h " e conferred with Fay Murray, second ranking .African, "in the I President^ t^_Xa^hvill_e dub. semi-finals, and by winning the | finals, scored his second "major i Okerbloom of Iowa City are paired against Rugg and Bob DeMaree of Tulsa, Okla., in the finals Satur- triumph in three showings on grass in the east this year, bavins: beat' Meanwhile Bob 0 FarreU inau- User 01 the _ Reds . mtenaed I to con- wi ih Me Phail m an effort to day. Thelma Kennefick of Eagle Grove, defending champion, and Betty Butler of Des Moines. met Saturday for the women's title. h,s job, as he does not belie, e By United Press AB R en both Allison and Greg Mangin | He has been given a_fair trial, to win the .recent Nassau play. Helen Jacobs. American Manush, Senators ,36S 70 146 .397 Gehnnger, Tigers _352 90 133 .378 Vosmik, .Indians.'—238 46 89-.378 1-liggms, Athletics 331 54.126 .366 Gehng, Yankees' '_.D-1S 83" 127 .365 Home Runs ' .F6xx, Athletics, 32; Gehrig, Yankees, 29;-'Johnson, Athletics, 2S; Ott, Giants, .24; Berger, Braves, 23. cham NASHVILLE. Tenn., ('t.E' — The H Pet. pia" n "7ackies" Carolin" Babcock o£ Nashville Tennesseean said Satur- r * ' _ 1 rta ISTANDINGS WESTERN LEAGUE W Topeka ^ 13 Kock Island —- 12 Davenport '_ 11 Sioux City 8 St. Joseph •':.—• 7 Des Homes ._—...:._7 Omaha —— 7 Ceflair Rapids ... 5 Friday's Results Omaha 9, Des'Moines 6. 'Topeka- 3, Rock Island 1. •Cedar Rapids 12, St. Joseph 1. Davenport 10, Sioux City 4. L 5 5 6 9 in u u 13 Pet .722 .706 .647 .471 .412 .389 Los Angeles in the women's singles in the men's doubles finals, Allison and Johnny Van Ryn oppose Bell and Mangin, and in mixed doubles Elizabeth Ryan of California and Allison play Mr. and Mrs. Van Ryn. Miss Jacobs and Miss Ryan Friday captured the women's doubles title from another all-California pair, Mrs. Van Ryn, formerly Midge r , C1 ' ar e of will Immediately become manager of the Cincinnati Reds, in exchange for three or four players. Dressen said Friday night the deal had not been consummated. Gladman of Los Angeles, and Josephine Cruickshank of Santa Ana, Cal., 7-5, 6-3. WILLIAMSV1LLE, N. Y., (UP.)— Paul Runyan, White Plains. N. Y., and Densmore Shute of Philadelphia, were-ruled slight favorites Saturday as ' they teed off in the semi-final round of the Professional Golfers' association tournament. Runyan was paired with Gene Kunes] unheralded youngster from Jeffersonville s Pa. Shute met Craig Wagnerian Expert NATIONAL LEAGUE W L Iseu lork 60 34 Chicago _— 56 06 St. Louis • 54 3S Boston .___ 46 49 Pittsburgh 43 46 Brooklyn 40 S2 Philadelphia __40 54 Cincinnati 30 60 Friday's Results New York 6, Philadelphia 3. Pittsburgh 4, St. Louis 0. Only games scheduled. AMERICAN LEAGUE W L Pet. .638 .609 .587 .484 .483 .435 .426 .333 HORIZONTAL 1, 6 W.ho is the musical conductor in the picture? 13 Street. 14 To bathe. 15 Orderly collection 'of papers. 16 Broach. IS Mud. 20 Nominal value. ] !1 Fabric, i 13 Filth. 23 Italian river. 26 To accomplish. 53 Half an em. 2S Fodder vats. 54 Exclamation 30 Amphibian. of pleasure. 32 God of war. 56 Dye. Zi Crystalline lat. 57 Guides a boat. Answer to Previous Puzzle JsiPi NIOOINHWIAD E sme> LIADMEJNTIAS Aislsfiirsrr New York 56 Detroit .. 57 Cleveland 50 Boston 50 St. Louis 40 Washington ..43 Philadelphia -.35 Chicago 32 Friday's Results Cleveland at St Louis, rain. Only game scheduled. 34 35 40 4.4 45 50 54 61 Pet. .622 .620 .556 .549 .471 .462 .393 .341 36 To hit. 38 Rowing devices. 40 Bush. 42 Coagulated lump. 44 To ogle. 46 Sun god. 45 To piece out. 50 Devoured. 51 Sprite. 59 Ships record bouk. 61 To conduct. 62 Kinds of wrens. fit Molding edge. 66 He helped establish the New York Orchestra. 67 To take the stopper from. VERTICAL, 2 Form of "be."' 3 Burden. 4 Domesticates. 5 Paradisaic. 6 Stream obstruction. 7 Greedy. S Worth. 9 Preposition. 10 To drink slowly. 11 To applaud. 12 Egret. 16 He is a. famous conductor. 17 Vexes. 19 God of love. 22 Clothing parasite. 24 Powder ingredient- 27 Verbal. 29 Male title. 31 Vale. 33 Surface measure. 35 Chaos. 37 Fire rod. 3D Caterpillar hair. 41 He was born in , Germany. 43 Stretched tight. 45 Gusto. 47 Alternate. 49 Stories. 52 Dreads. 55 Homelike. 58 To redact. 60 Jewel. 63 Above. 65 Therefor. the 12th and halved the 13th and 14th to win. Day Waterman of Davenport proved a threat to the champion when she took a two hole lead on the firsi five holes. Lucile Robinson, however, steadied down on the sixth to finish the first nine holes two up. Miss Robinson took the eleventh and thirteenth holes to go four up and clinched the match on the fifteenth. Edith Estabrooks, 14 year old STATE CHAMPS Miller's Painters, local aces on the softball diamond, took the measure of Daniels Brothers, Dei Moines. state champions for the last two years, in a fast «atne on the Junior Chamber of Commerce diamond Friday evening by the count of 5 to 4. The tire men ran two across the plate* in the opening inning and it began to look bad for the locals, but at their turn at bat, the Painters evened the count. The score was tied again in the fifth at 4 apiece. Ames ended the scoring in the sixth with another run. Tevebaugh, Miller's first sacker, executed a brilliant play in the ninth inning when he staged a double play alone. Taking a ground ball, he tagged a runner going down to second, then sprinted across first .base ahead of the batter. According to all the counts except the score, which is the deciding one, Des Moines should have beaten Ames. Keefer, star hurler for Daniels Brothers, whiffed 12 and passed but three of the Miller- men. He was reached for only six hits. Mujlica, Miller pitcher, gave 11 hitSj six walks and fanned six, but the score reads 5 to 4 in favor of Ames. The lineups: Miller'*—5 AB R H E R. Hagen, 2b 4 012 Mosness, Iss 3 210 Linder, rf 3 000 Tevebaugh, Ib 4 220 Mulllca, p 4 010 C. Miller, c 4 001 Atkinson, cf 3 001 Craig, If 3 000 Antlll, sf, 3b 3 000 Skortman, 3b, c 2 l 11 Olson, sf 0 000 Total 33 565 Danieli—4 AB R H E Bahner, If 5 1 1 u Delmadge, 3b 4 1 2 1 Wheatleg, Iss 4 1 0 0 Mayse, c 4 00 1 Ortale, Ib 3 120 Kies, cf 3 0 1 1 Kruse, 2b 3 020 Keefer, p 3 Giants by four points with a mark of .363. Jimmy Koxx of the Philadelphia Athletics led home run bitters In both leagues with 32, while Mel Ott of the Giants continued to lead the Nationals with 24. Jerome Dean, of the St. Louis Cards, led the National leaeue pitchers with IS victories and three defeats for a mark of .857, while Vernon Gomez of the Yankees stayed at the top of the Americans with 16 won and three lost for .842. READ THE WANTS SOFT BALL! AT CARR'S PARK SUN. Carr's Girls vs. Craig Girl* of Boone—3:00 p. m. Carr's Park Jrs. vi. Btory City Jrs.—9:15 p. m. Admission 10* Landgran, sf 4 11 Phide, rf 4 Total . 37 Score by innings: Daniels Brothers —200 110 000—4 Miller's Painters —202 001 00*—5 TOP LEAGUE NEW YORK (LIE) — Hammering Heinie Manush of the Washington Senators continued to head the major league batting race, topping the American loop with a- mark of .397, according to figure of games including Thursday release by Al Munro Elias. Paul Waner of the Pittsburgh Pirates leads the National league, Dubuque star, met Mrs. R. C. Cof- topping Bill Terry of the New York fey of Prairie City in the championship consolation finals Saturday. Beauti] FREE Carr's Teams Win Two Games Friday The Carr's. park girls defeated the Collins girls 10 to 1 in a softball game played on. Carr's diamond Friday night. . Carr's Juniors downed the Huxley boys 5 to 0 in the second game. The Craig Coal girls of Boone will come here to play the local girls team Sunday evening. Wood, seasoned campaigner from j The j un i 0 rs will meet Story Deal, N. J. V/ood, playing some golf o£ his career, eliminated i City in the second contest Sun- of the best .,- -ant* of the bovs' teams Al day. Both. of. the boys' teams .,„,... are evenly matched, having split Watrous, of Birmingham, Mich.,_ :n several - previous meetings, and the quarter finals Friday, shooting i h will be a good exniw _ sub-par golf. Watrous had con-' quered Gene Sarazen, defending champion. Runyan took Ms quarter-final match" from Dick Metz of Lake uon. Forest, 111. The final will be Sunday. The only way, it seems, the N«is know how to solve a difficult problem is by shooting it down. BASE BALL! SUNDAY, July 29, 2:30 PM AMES MERCHANTS vi. ROLAND Another deciding league gwne 16th St. Ball Park — Adtn. lOc and 25c By Harry Gravson T EGALIZATION ot betting on | Previously, They stayed far from Several years ago, the Tribune-Times distributed nearly 1,000 United States flags among its subscribers. These flags were four feet by six feet in size and were furnished with pole and metal socket for $1.75 each. This week, we found 12 of those flags in our basement. The boxes are soiled but the flags are practically as good as the day they were packed. We will give one to each of the first 12 persons who brings & copy of this advertisement to the Tribune office and pays $6 for a one- year new or renewal subscription to the Tribune-Times. THERE WILL NEVER BE ANOTHER OFFER LIKE THIS! No American home should be without a flag.- GET YOURS TODAY! Tribune Publishing Co. J - f -racing in a dozen states has brought a new deal to owners of' broken down beagles. Witi; so many new tracks, there are not enough horses to go around. Breeders cannot supply young stock fast enough, and nags long since hitched to ice wagons and whatnot, are being patched up, and brought back for a few more starts. Such a demand ,for material naturally has been an advantage to the keepers of the lesser lights. These owners, most of whom formerly -were nearly always bust- the handicaps, since in them they would meet such tartars as Equipoise, Gallant Sir, and Dark Secret. But these cracks now find themselves unable to engage in all the rich stakes offered, and must therefore forsake 52000 and ?3000 handi-. caps. \ One track scheduled a rich event '. most particularly with Equipoise in mind, only to learn that that great thoroughbred was too busy to make the engagement. It is reported, by the way, that Sun Beau, world's biggest money winner, will return, though he has or badly bent, now find that [been away for two years, if Equi- : there is a call for their gee gees'poise should menace his title. ! during the entire year. j » * * j Moreover, where they formerly! Dates Conflict j had a tough time hustling mov-j TJC-RSEMEN are reluctant to ad- 1 . inp money, not a few tracks now j II mit tna t things have taken a| Kindly advance expenses in order j better turn for them, arguing that j to till their programs, deducting j-while there is more racing, purses have been quite generally reduced • in value. The latter is true, but a fair ground horses from tin-j larger amount of races quite equal- hoard of quarter and half-mile|ly means a wider distribution of layouts now are stepping where j purses. jnme of the better horses were The numerous new tracks have •wont to gallop one short year ago.'caused conflicts in dates in sectors i which can ill afford such competi- | tion. For example, present sched- jules call for meetings" at Rockingham Park and Narragansett, in New Hampshire and Rhode Island, Hie amount from - the owners purses, if any. I Better Platers Step Up I TfriTH wagering conducted opcn- ly and above board, a number of tracks are operating in the j respectively, which both draw their same section for 'periods up to crowds from still another stale, 100 (lay$, and owners ot the smaller try have no longer to fear that .sheriffs suddenly will stop the show, and leave tliem stranded. 1C'an owner discovers that the competition is a little too tough, he doesn't have to move far to find a brand more to his liking. The cry for stars has caused the 53500 claiming horses — hitherto considered nothing more than corking good selling-rimers—to become handicap luminaries. Massachusetts. State commissions naturally cannot set dates for tracks in other states, and the Jockey Club seems helpless to remedy the situation. A national governing body most assuredly will have to come. 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