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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 6

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PAGE SIX BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS TUESDAY, APRIL 2G, 1938 Meet Jonesboro Club In Game At Jonesboro Park Do You Know- BY j. r. The Blylheville Giants wind HP their prc-.season warfare tonight nt Jonesboro, meeting Manager Pete Cooper's Jtme.sboro Giants In nil exhibition , game sinning nt 8 p.m. The Bobomen rr-sl tomorrow prlur lo the Northeast Arkansas Lenxue opener, Thursday, with the Carntli- ersvllle Pilots. William Von Almen, Brooklyn. N. Y., a right luuider. and Tommy Gorman, 200 pound southpaw from New York City, have been appointed lo do the hurling lor Hie .locals. As has been the practice ol •Manager Bobo this spring, Von Ahncn likely will pilch the flfst j five innings and Gorman will finish, j Manager Boljo announced lliat four members of Ihe Giant sqmid have been dropped, cullinu down lo within one of the player limit as required by Ihe league. Doin Marcel and Eugene Gnmbert, catchers. were released outright. Eli I'eler- llcli. tall right hand pitcher, was sent.,lo Jackson, Tenn., of the Kltly League, under option. The contract ot Benjamin A. Lingle, right hand pitcher, was returned to FortSmlth upon the orders of Judge Kenesiiw Landls. Marcel was one of the five youtig- • -stcrs picked up by the New York , Giants during the baseball schuol .'at Baton Rouge. Ciiimbeii, a brother of the National league's Hurry, star iiltcher. was given a trial at the suggestion of his brother. I'etcillch was signed by a Giant scout while hurling around Chicago, Ijindis did not give any reason for ordering Lingle'N contract to he returned, other that he said he "disapproved the transfer." Lingle won 13 nnd lost but 5 in 1931 as a member of the local Giants. He did not attend /spring- training'because of mumps. The reduction of the group leaves . Ihe following: Catchers, Joe Mures- co nn<\ Amgon; pitchers, Clyde "Spot" Reed, Julian Harrington, Tommy Gorman, Harry Feldnmn, Lewis Meyran; jnflelilcrs, Ed Jifi- guskus. Robert "Bob" Woods. "Hank" Dvorak, and Bopo; outfielders, Oliarlcs "Clmck" O.xley, Joe Curran. and Sieve Trambnck. Harrington will be used as utility luflelder and outfielder, as well as pitcher. Tramback will likely be used on the mound, too. William V. "Lefty", Alexander lias not yet signed ft contract. Bobo also revealed that help was forthcoming for Hie Giants. Angel ''Bing" Aragon, a hard hitting catcher, will arrive tonight. Pavich, shortstop, and Fred Jackson, outfielder, would he sent later, nil coming from Fort Smith. Bothered with a sore arm, Pavicli had liis tonsils removed Saturday and would report as soon as he recovered. Jackson, who is coming with a reputation of a hlltcr as we.ll as n good (Miter, lius n tad leg tliat is being livalecl at l-'ort Smith. • . . With the exception of Harrington at, first base instead of Ragus- kus,-the Giant lineup will not be altered and follows: Curran. cen- terfleld; Trnmback, right field;' Bobo, third; Oxley, left field; Maresco. catcher; Woods, seconjl base; Harrington, first base; Von Almen and Gorman, pitchers. KNOWN AS ThlE CAL/rOftNlA COMET? Giant Buddies To Roost Local baseball (M n I) Plans for the "Giant Buddies", an organization for the local boys and girls whereby Ihcy may be ad- in I lied freu of charge lo certain designated-home games of the Bly- lllc Giants, was announced to- iluy by Manager Her.soliell Bolio. All youngsters between the ages of 8 through 15 lire eligible for inemlimliip. Applications are mado through the home room teachers for those enrolled in school, and others through llm business office of the Giants. Membership cards will li« given which will admit Iliem :tl UK; "Buddie" gale. The west side uf the grandstand bus been roped oil for the boosters and llte.y miisl rr-maln in Dial section or forfeit, ihelretird. The "Buddies" niii.sL have their cards with them for Identification and admittance. Manager BoUo said. Several teachers have been appointed counselors and will .sit with them. Friday. May (i, will be the first "Buddie Night", the Glani.s playing tin- CariiUier.svllle Pilous. Until M-liDol closes each I-'ridiiy night will bo set aside for Hie Buddies. During Ihft .summer months another day, probably Tuesday, will be udded. All the. schools in Ihe cll.y are oopernLIng in Hie perfection of tlin riinnlzullon wilti James AIT 1'uck- II in charge of Hie school ifiiuii.. Answi'is he* Southern Little Rock , Chattanooga , Atlanta Memphis .. . New Orleans Birmingham . Nashville .. . Knoxvillc .. New York .. Boslcin Chicago .; Brooklyn ^.. Cincinnati . Philadelphia SI. Ixmi.s- ... League W. R I) li 4 Pel, .800 .GOO .400 .3:13 .250 w. r,. Pet.. . 7 it 1,000 . 3 a .tioo . 4 3 .571 a 4 .33:1 The PAYOFF .20(1 Amrrlriin Today's Games Southern league ifemphis at LiUle Rock. Atlanta at Chattanooga. Knoxvillc at Nashville. Birmingham at New Orleans, W. I,. I'd. Boston 5 2 .vn Cleveland 4 2 .GG7 Washington i ;i .571 Chicago .'. 3 ;i .!>orj Detroit ;i .1 St. lank ^ ~.\ New York :i 5 Philadelphia a .| :nf. .333 National Le.ipie Brooklyn at Boston, Chicago at Pittsburgh. St. Louis al Cincinnati. Philadelphia at New York. American league Boston al Washington. Cleveland at Chicago. 'Detroit at St. Louis. New York at Philadelphia. Read Courier News want Arts. Yesterday's Results Southern l.eiisjiip Memphis 4. [Jitii- nnck i might ame). Chattanooga 4. Atlanta 3. Nashville 8. Knoxvillc I. New Orleans 4. Birmingham 2 • night i;ame). Nulion.il [,*':ifiin- i Cincinnati ft, SI. I/>uis I). Pittsburgh 8. Chicago ti. Philadelphia nt New Yorfc. rain Brooklyn at Boston, rain. American l.ruriir Philadelphia C. New York 1. Boston 7, Washington 0. Detroit 10, si. Louis !. Cleveland at Chic-nan, cold weather. FARM LOANS ••••" 1500 Ml* Vt Arkansas and Mlu""rt txmeal rates—lowest exiieii^f Also city properties DON U. KASSEBMAN Thomas Land Co. OQTce P. O. Box 470. Phone 521. 11V EfitnitY CKAYSOX Sports liditor, NKA Service NEW YORK, Apr. 2C, -Although F'lii]||) K. Wriglcy save the St. Louts Cardinals $185,000 and three broken Ijats for Diiay Dean, the New York Oiants agree that Ihe deal was n great break for them. Their reason Is Unit Dean will be easier to beat as.ii member of the Chicago Cubs than he would as Hie firebrand, of the lied Birds, wllh birds like Joe , Medwick, Johnny Mine, and Country .Slaughter to encourage him. The Giants solemnly believe that they'll back into the National League pennant again. T'hp.y point lo their pitching, built around the great Carl Hubbcll. who guarantees no losing streaks. They have the best :;econd base combination in baseball in Uirk Burlell and Burgess Whitehead. The Giunl;;' attack is light., but resourceful. Their only chance for real hilling is based on Hunk Leiber, Hurry Uiinnliig. and Mel Oil The Duly old guard in the outfit who really can slug that apple is OIL Hut Johnny McCarthy appears sure of himself hitting his own wuj instead of under instructions. rUrhtti; Terry's Problem Chilly Willie 'ferry's problem i« pitching. Fie hus four real good one; in iliibbrll, Hal Hcliumaclicr. Cllft Mellon, and Harry Ciumbert. Ilub- lii'll has basgctl 20 or more games for five years in a row. nnd tin new- National tongue bull ligure. to help him. The higher seams givi his screw ball a sharper break. Mellon faces the ijsk of provint himself in his second year. Tlial.V loush, unless you'n- gcxxl. 'Hie phlegmatic, nnd tall southpaw cop pe<l 20 his first yrar out by jnsl throwing. Can lie repeal? ficliiiniacher 1ms bud arm trouble for three years, Imt appears to he okeli. tf he's all right, it may mean tin' difference between first place and nowhere, The kid from upper New York state really can piimo timt onion through there, when 1 right. Gmnberl. has a nne curve, uut got away with only It games IS37. His biggest asset, to •'-' the Giants lo date has been that he could beat the Cubs. He shut ou the Brutus twice hi 1937. His curve bothered their right-hand hitter? —Frank Demaree, Gabby Hnrtnett Bill Jurges, and the rest. Giant.s won the -National League (lag lu 1M7 with only 0!i games 01 the right side, nnd they hfld twi 20-gnmi' winni'rs—Tluhben and Mel SAVE AS MUCH AS ON 10 GAL. OF HI-TEST NO NOX GASOLINE 90c 1007" Pennsylvania Oil. Sealed Containers 2. r ic SAVEON GAS CO. 4 Miles No. of State Line II. W. fii HOLLAND, MO. Hemorrhoids-Piles CURED WITHOUT SURGERY & GUAKANTtCKU 8»fe, n IT and vith IfM discomfort. All dlKues and condlttonr of ntrroui origin, foot allratnta and lUn c»n«n tr f »tra and cored at our cllnla DRS, NIES & WES 111 rhytlcUn* rbww II BlTtheTUle, Ark. Stop, Look and Listen! .lusl n few of our Many HarRains — These cars iirc ciirefully rhpckod priced. 1034 ilnr. Conch, I'nnl Itrnl V-8 Tu- liuy — $137.50 $125 Castleninn Ts Key IMan They may <to it again, if Clyrt 'nslleiimn's henlth turns out to be ill rigiit. U this liig Tennesseai conies througli, he easily might b lliff best I'ight-liaiicler in the senio loop next to Dean. Ills trouble ha been nerves pressing against hi pinal cohutm. This gave him ter ific pain in his back and uppe thighs. Dr. Justin Speed of Mcmphi says thai the operation he per formed upon Castleman was Hi most delicate in all his experlenci The pitcher ensily might hnve bee paralysed. Thanks to Ihe good doc tor, Casllctnan says llmL the ache nnd twinges hnve (lisapiiearccl. an that he liope.s to be ready by May Meanwhile, the Giants will cm . . . making (he most, or th olher fellou'.s 1 mistakes. Terry. Ihe Cheerless l-eader, ha Ihe right idea. Play 'em ciosc How Strong Is It Now? Answers To Krenz' "Do You \. Maurice E. Mclaughlin, fiendwl first-rankliij? tennis of the united States in 1912-13-14,1 was known as the California Cornel.! 2. In the spring of 1935, . Owens, In his sophomore year nt,| Ohio Slnte, ran 100 yards in 8.4[ witli a flyli'r atari. H Is Die fastest.! time ever recorded for Ihe ills- 1 tnnw. :). cms .Snhr, PUlsbiii'gli first baseman, played 622 ronsecu-l live giiim-s In n string broken June I r>. 1937, to cslatjllsli n NaUonolJ ij-agiie rf-roi'd. Di/v.y Dean's right ;in,i inniiiiger or Ihe Chicago foi-ls :is nilglily jis r-vf-r to Charley Orimin, Cult;. jopher Squads Use Ray Lamp, Escape Colds MINNEAPOLIS I OP) — In Ihe nsl two years, there have been illy (wo cases of athletes catching old on live University of TUiune- ota squads—and one of those was lore a case of stomach flu than a old. The remarkable record came lo ight when Uoyd Stein and Lloyd Joyce, trainers of Gopher athletes. eveale<l that experiments in Ihe East, regarded a s something new." tended to show that a cold liiartx ultra violet ray lamp killed ierins. ''We have been applying the same principles the past two years vith pleasing results." they said. The experiment, was tried by the miverslty medical department in collaboration with the athletic department. The lamp bos a two-fold effect,, they said. It kills cold germs and iniilds up cold resistance in Ihe individual. Referring to Eastern experiments, Boyce said: "Our lamp kills Ihe bacteria just ns that, one docs. The only change apparently, is that those, lumps <lo their work through a narrow si I lo make the light, more concentrated. "With. ours, which has no sill, Ihe boys have to wear dark glasses to shade their eyes." , Eacli day, 1 Gopher athletes stand up io Ihe cold quart'/, lamp', for n brief period. Then they are on their way, apparently protected against the common cold. Curry And Wisbar Win At Arena WASH & GREASE ?1.00 Wash. (Irrasc, 1'olisli and I wiiM-tl ¥5.00 | H. H. SCHMUCK "lisso" Station Main and Dlvisiim Ahonl 8.000.000 worn! sliufL-i, I nustly inude of hickory, arc n I'oj- to(jl iiniullps nnd gulf dubs] RIGHT THIS WAY < TO MILDERJASTfERj MAKIN'S SMOKES! EASy DOES IT WITH PRINCE ALBERT! IT'S EASY ROtllN,' EAsy ORAWIN; AND EASY ON THE POCKtTBOOK.! mistakes. You'll win. Thai is. unless you bump Inlo an outfit like Ihe New York Yankees. An Iron Man NKW HAVEN. Conn., April 21. —Murray Murdoch, Yale's new hockey coacli. played 1'j consecutive years with the New York Rangers without missing n game. Raul Lopez failed to stop Ihe fasl moving "Bull" Curry In their natch at the Legion arena 1 here asl night and the latter won two out. of three fulls lo continue undefeated before a local audience. Referee Mike Mcrouey Ifhnounced from the ring lliat lie would pit the newcomer against one of ills most incorrigible performers next week. Mike Nfizerinn, (ho hefty Armenian. Curry proved more than a match for the Mexican, although the latter put up a good fight and carried the battle to Curry most of the way. There was considerable slug- gins with lillle advanlagc eithei way on ibis score. Curry required IS minutes to lake the first foil with front crotch and tody slam. Lopez evened the count by taking Hie second with Japanese, leg lock in ten minutes and Curry's final fall was taken with a body pin ,in five minutes, then staged one of the funiHIar roughhouse climaxes with tx>|»n as the latter was attempting to leave Ihe ring. The bout between Sailor Parker iin<| Ous Wisbar was rough and fast with Wisbar finally gaining the decision by taking the second and third falls in succession. Parker scored first with the Irish Whip, downliiB Wisbar in 12 niin- ules. The Texas Dutchman then nailed the navy man with flying scissors to lake the second fall in Ifi minutes and used body scissors and shoulder pin to finish him up in n minutes. Asparagus in Cellophane Now POPLAR, Cal. (UPi — IXJcal asparagus growers ore now- shipping their finer bunches to Hew Yoik WM C'lipvrolpt Cniijip. Only If^G Ford V-8 Tick- nil Truck Ifl-TI fhcvrnlft U\ $1 7C ! inch W. I!. Truck .. t? 1 I D i I'rtsy fi. At. C. r.iymrnl Vl.in WR TRADE Tom Little Chevrolet Go. Phone (I. 1 ). 1 } «vcry 2-oz.tiaof Priace Albert PRINCE ALBERT THE NATIONAL JOY SMOKE $AVINGS 9N USED CARS ALL * 1931 Chevrolet Coupe .......................................... $99.00 Runs good— Good Tires 1935 Plymouth Sedan ............................ . ........ $199.00 Good Shape ... No Trade 1937 G. M. C. y 2 ton Pick-Up .................. $575.00 Clean, Ix>w mileage. 18" Wheels. 1935 Chevrolet % ton truck ........................ $175.00 A Bargain 1936 G. M. C. iy 2 ton Truck ...... ........... ,...$395.00 Long W. B. Stake body. Real buy. V • LEE MOTOR SALES, Inc. G.M.C. Trucks Oldsmobilea Sales and Service ( 3(17 E. Main Vhnne 329 wrapped in cellophane. Californlans vest. The other side will make Why didn't somebody me? \yiTniN tl ic next twelve monlha, aomft ;iOO,tKM) molnnAlB ore going lo buy cars al or about tbft of a l,aSaMe— anil not ivc flrc conviucril, will do As a matter of fart, you ran pay tnnrr for Cfrlaiu models of clrvrti oihrr rara limn ll riwts to get a nav T.aSallr V-H. Tf you cxjwct in pay more than 51,000 for your nc*l motor car—go nn nu ami fj a I.aSnlle. Von onglit lo do llii* lliorc is really nn snliatilntc for qua til y, Cadillac safely anil CnililKicrprr si tg \Vliy not ronii* in ROTHdime aoon for ilrmomtralinn? a 1 ^aS all 0- cost*. 'Llir.y assume tliai I- jirirc is higli— I>PC.ILI*C ita quality and icpn tarion arc en lii»h. Bui ihls* Un'l tmtt BLYTHEVILLE MOTOR CO. Blytheville, Ark Auction Sale EVERY THURSDAY 10:00 A, M. RAIN OR SHINE BLYTHEVILLE, ARK. The April 21st Sale was another sell ouf with hoj;s nnd entile selling at lop again. One s»\v ;uu! si.v pigs brought $fi2.. r )0. Kor April 2S1h we have a fine lot of while fated slccrs and heifers consigned, also some (food hof;s. \Ve will also have a large stock of ladies ready-to-wear clothing consigned, to sel! to the highest liiddor. Here's your chance to get some real l>argains< \ We Sell Anything at Auction Missco Corporation "Farmer Osvncd, Controllett, and Operated" On Old Chicago Mill Site On Highway 18

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