~ PAGE ^ SIX Tackles Lee Myers; Welch ],',' and Sinkey to Get In *- Ring Together t. .BY J. I'. FKIEN'D 'Four wrestling nces—I.ce ^fycrs, Pallas, Texas; Rex .Mobloy, Amarillo, Texas; Roy Welch, the "G'an- r.dlan Wildcat." and Charles Siiik- cy. Mississippi, comjwse the American Legion mat show tonight at the Loglon Hut on ' North Second street, Clarence Holder, • matchmaker, has announced. *• The two Texnns, Myers nnd Mcbley, oppose each other in Die last match, will] Welch nnd Sinkey \\oiklng the nisi, stnrllne nt 8:30. .'.Both events will be over the SO .minute time limit, and two best falls onl o fthree basis, . Myers lias been jjtiipplliig for several years. He is siiil to be one of the test in the same, and n( one lime wns rccosnlztxl ns Hie light hum-weight champion or the woild following nn Pllmlna- (iou Ferira several yeare ngo. In some stales, particularly his own niul those adjoining Texas, he is billed ns n "champion." He holds (leclsions over LcBoy McQiihk, present lltle holder, and Hugh Nichols, ev-cbamp, ns well as other outstanding men In liK weight. Moblcy has perhaps Ihe largest local following of tmy of the, heavier boys. He has mtirtc a dc- j elded hit sou every appearance.' largely because of his skill and spoiLsmmishlp. He does not BO In for Ihc modern type of gnmt anil Eroan. Inslcud, he Is a student of Hie scicnimc style of wrestling. and is well versed.' Last week lie IJOlLMicd otf Sinkey In Impressive fashion, biinging Inlo piny his spectaciilai flying scissors. The opener brings together two of the rougher boys. Welch, the Canadian Wildcat, nnd Clmrles SJIiikpy, have appeared here many times and linve earned repntnllons ns disciples of Ibe "rough and tough" style. They stretch the niles lo Ihe limit and put on. an excellent show while doing II Sinkey, In his first npp'envnnce here for more limn a year, showed decided Improvement, lie Is laigei, and based on his perform- mice against Moblcy will likely piove n tbugh nut for Welch to crack. • , Legion officials have announced that Claience Holder has disposed Mike Mcioncy as promoter and match maker for (lie local post. HoA.ctcr, the popular Mike will continue as referee. Faces Mobley Here Tonight BLYTHEVILLE, (ARK.) COURIER NEWS flyers Town's Scales Accurate OiiANU .RAPIDS, Mich. (UP)— William Geldersma and William Ingalls, city sealers, have ranked scales used by local merchants as alnong tlic most accuiale In the United States. They found In scales which were not accurate the Imjer and not the merchant profited. , |• | •Koitco lint Slylcs Change . RENO . (UP)—Rodeo fashion note. Ten-gallon hats are no longer worn.- Tills year's style Is "Hot Tamale" hats. Cnnilhci'sville, Joncsboro In Tic In Norlhcasl Arkansas League Ji/ncsboro and Ca;iilhersvllle fmlslicd In n deadlock for first (half hoirmi in tii c Nc/rtheast Arkansas .league, liolh tennis lak- ing double-henders Satur d a y. Joncshoro' 'winning two from Pnr- aaould and Cnruthersvllle taking a pair from Osceola. Each team won 29 nnrt lost 19 to finish with un official average of .1504. Abort a hall game out of first place \\lcre Newport- and Os- eeoln, finishing third and fourth respectively while I'aragould ended Ihe first' half race In fifth place mM Batcsvillc In slx(h place. It b likely Unit Caruther.';- viltc and Jonesboro will meet In n serie.i after the close of (he second iisli to determine the first half chnniplon, lo meet the !tcc- Krin Go Bnigll! SOUTH BEND, July 2.-A Notre Jame fresliman recently iset u •ow Adirondack dlslilct record In ic lO.WW-metcr run. Ills name is leve Sxumachowskll This is certainly a PALM BEACH YEAR! |Jw' -and here is Blytheville's only presentation of PALM BEACH SUITS $16 75 Of course it's HOT....ami tomorrow it might be hotter 1ml only the man who goes through summer without-a Palm Beach suit will suffer with Ihe heat. Gel your's right away! MEAD CLOTHING Co. 315 WEST MAIN STREET Blytheville's Summerwear Headquarters cnil hnir winner unless lhi> samr- I'lim wins bold hiilvcs. Pollard Advances To Finals of Club Tourney W. J. (nil!) I'ollnrd advanced <> the finals of the Ulythevllle •oinitry club men's golf tournn- nent by defeating Leo Llntenlcli, '• up and one to go, in a seml- liml match Sunday. Pollard will oppose the winner if tlic 11. A. Lyncli-R. p. Kirsli- icr seini-flnal nmtch, as yet mi- Unycd, in the flnnls. , , Lynch is defending cljampion >S" virtue of lib; victory ,ln the ast clul) tournament held two 'ears nyo. Someone Will Be Thoroughly Cleaned Tonight; Eotllcrs Meet Baumcrs' IIV J. 1'. FHIENI) The first place (auction or the Cilrls' Softball lonciic is |'e K lii- "I»B to take on a serious hue llhree lonms-NuWa Cleaners, Coca Cola and Jack Applcuaum's acre—Imve been plnylng i,|,| 0 - and-scek since Ihc season opened tlshl weeks ago. Today tlie fast- sleHpliig Cleaners are deadlocked with Hie Coca Colas for the I'm run?, and ihe 'liaumcr.s arc clo'c on their Heels by just a B ,,mo, niylhevlllo Steam Laundry |, fourth position, Is but three ghiw away from Hie lenders. Coca Ctila and NuWa Imve won fire while losing three. Apnle- tauni's record Is four and -four nnd Laundry i wn wins anil iiiv reverses. Tonight's pairings In lh c doiiWe- hender will brltiK Cnca Cola and Applebaum toKclhcr, in (he first eame, with NuWa swapping It out with Laundry In the after piece Tlie past supper program will start at 8 1'. M. The first game appears |<> IK, n loss-un with a slight, ed"e joint' to (he Bottlers because of their steadiness afield. An outstanding characteristic O f Manager Lcia Heck's crew .has boon Dial they Invariably have one bi" Inning when they i-snally push over enough runs lo clinch the unine. Applebaum's lassies have lacked Die team play they opened the season with. They have not been quite the same team since Onsslc Ulnckbuni withdrew Lola Wliltlle for Applebaum, ami i Mary .f.ou Whittle for Coca Coh ' will be the likely pitching choices. . Ni-.Wa Is expected to take the I auiulry for a denning, provided they play up | 0 (heir Inlcst. form In winning their last live games They Imve been clicking nlcclv nud with Sadie stumey doiil" 'he liui-llng nnd Helen Lnsler Heading tlie batting attack, (hey Imve teen unbcnlablc. Laundry Ims been doing a p-ent deal of lilttlii" but Imve not been ebb to win. (Soak) Sanderson has shifted his hutting order, and rnude a few changes, but to no avail. Evelyn (Harry) McDnnicl. ordinarily u calcher, was sent lo Ilic bos last week but wlldness proved her downfall, .lust what combination and pitching clioice, ,MSonk) will try tonight is prpb- , tcmatica,!. One thins; about them, .though, they are scrappin;. ",\ scrapping team will gel'the breaks I sooner or later, so sayelh .lolin I Gj. Uuv of Averages. In Korea, middle-aged women of the higher class 1 nnd yomiu women of all 'classes wear hats six feet In circumference. Southern Atlanta i... Nashville ... liiimlnslmm Chatumcoga Little Hock ., Ni'V,' Orleans Memphis ... Kncixville — W. L. Pet. •• 50 2(J .083 ... 47 37 .560 .. 41 42 .434 ., 1)8 41 ,481 ... 39 42 .475 ••• 37 42 .408 .. 'JO 40 .415 ... 33 , CO .398 ^_ MONDAY,, JULY 6, 1936 National l.eajue W. U Pet SI- 1-oi'ls 40 23 .022 Chicago 43 27 C14 Pltlsuiireli 41^33 554 Cincinnati 38 33 535 N'-«' Vcirk 39 , 3, _ 5M Bust"" 34 ; 41 453 Philadelphia 2 7 40 370 Hrooklyn 2 4 50 .324 Amrrlian New York ] lesion Washington Cleveland I'hllttdflphla ....... St. l.ouis W. U !>ct, • 51 23 ,089 41 33 .551 • 42 34 .633 40 35 .533 . 39 37 .513 35 33 .411) • 24 48 .333 • 23 4'f .320 Northeast Arkansas League (Second Half) • W. L. Pet. Jonosboro i 0 1 000 Caruthersville '.. i n 1000 llntcsvlllc o 0 MO Newport o 0 .000 ... 0 1 .COO Puriignnld ;,.. o 1 .000 Baseball Results Southern League Merni)hls 2, Little Kock 1. Atlanta 3, Nashville 2. Knoxvlllc 4-0, Birmingham 3-3. Chattanooga C-3. New Orleans 2-4. National League Ft. I mils 8-17, Cincinnati G-7. iin.-oklyii 3, New York 1. Pillsburgh 4, Chicago 2. Philadelphia 7. lioston 6. American Leapuft Boston 10-8. 'Philadelphia 2-2. Cleveland li-2; Chicago 4-4. Washlnglon 0, New York 3. Detroit 18, St. -Louis 9. Northeast Arkansas I.eacun Joncsboro fi, Parugonld 1. Cnri'thersville 4, Osccola 1. Only games scheduled. Today's Games Snutlirrn Lcaeuc Kuoxville at Uirmingham. Only came scheduled. Osceola Club Loses to Caruthersville In Sec ond Half Game • ' BY J. P. FRIEND ; C3CEOLA, July O.-Back' 1 horn after a disastrous road trip the Osceola Indians have an off da\ today but go right tack to work tomorrow nfternpon In an effor to check their four game los Ing streak and break iiito tin win column In the second half o: the Northeast Arkansas Leagm schedule, that began Sunday. Manager Arlln Coller will bring his Ptirngouid Rebels, victoriou over Joiiesbpro Giants yesterday for games here,,. Tuesday -am Wednesday, Tlie : following '' twc days the, Indians nnd Rebels clasl in Pnragpnld. Manager Hoyee Williams" has not nnnounced who will toe the stab lor Osceola but "Lefty" Sheldon Brimner, who beat the Bates- villc White Box In his last tip- pcaranee, Is hi line. Either Thomas or "Chuck" Cooper will work for the Greene County representative.'!. Johnnie Snln, big right hander from Belleville, Ark., in his mound debut for Osceola, had only two bud Innings, tlie first and eighth when the Caruthersville PiloU scored all (heir rims to defeat the Indians, 4-1, at Caruthersville Sunday, In (he second half opener of the Northeast Arkansas League The Pilots collected six,of their eight, hits lii these two big frames but wore unable to solve Sain's wide sweeping curve tlie remainder of the game. 'A single by Turner in the fourth, ond another by PIttnion In the seventh were the only other safeties. Pittman gave up one more hit but was as tight as a Scotchman n the clutch. Tlie Indians' lone taltey came In Ihe 3rd as a result of a two base error by J. Williams' single, permitting' Al Slgnalgo to score from first, after jetting on vln a fielder's choice nie Indians had men on the wths In all but two innings but ackcd tlie necessary punch A misjudged fly by Tom Mabry off tlie bat of Dennis, leading off for Caruthcrsvnie, that went for a home run gave the Pilots i running start. The next two were easy but J. McGowan doubled to left. Iffrig wa i kec j jj,,, tiger wickers -single scored j McGowan. • „, Grady Mills made a -valiant'try or .-Hudson's short fly over sec-. National League Open date. . American League Open , date. Northeast Arkansas Open dale. ATTENTION CANDIDATES! • I can furnish you correct lists of tiona fide voters arranged alphabetically; by school districts. CHEAP. ,; . ' C. J.' LITTLE, ' V Hale, Bid?., Blytlievllle All Cows give FRESHmW. ALL Cigarettes are Not FRESH! ond 19 open the eighth, but missed It, the Pilot first baseman pulling up to third. Herndon popped to Gates, but J. McQowan slammed one through the Infield, Hudson counting. "Mack" stole second, and registered on Wickers seeond hit, after Hfrlg jiopped out. Babe Ballard, secured from the Paragould Rebels in exchange for Pemiscoi Bayou Fish Succumb to Droutri- 1 ' CAUUTHFRSVILLE, Mo.-Oils Popham, of Hayti, district field warden for the Missouri Game and Pish department, reported last week that drying waters in Pemlseot Bayou had caused tlie Plttman nnd Turner; Sain nnd Rucker. -----o-...*. ,. bublu ... ».,^v.n»i, & t iv« i k.njiak.ui uu^uu mm caused Jimmy Libcrto, was in left field dentil of some 'A tons of for the Indians but went hltless both game nnd roi'eli In four-tries. Mabry moved over Thls tavol] , n ~, ; Osc o,a '' I8ht 'Tof™ 000 , T", °° """' M "^ to *' cSersvlne g ^ £ \ \ «•»„,'£' £* ^ ™ U»n tlie bayou was no; over two feet deep in its deepest parts. Last August more than 30.CGO game fish were liberated in 'ihe biiyou by the game and fish department. Thcsj fish were developing nlcelv until the drouth slruck. Popham stated that he was uncii-tain as lo whether or not the rain last week had saved any considerable part of the fish Ea,rly last week Ihc bayou was covered with dca(' fish. Tobacco Named Princess Plant by Scott in 1611 CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (UP)—No advertisement of today is more extravagant with its praise of tobacco's >inerlIs than was a certain Scotch physician. Dr. William Barclay, back In 1611. The. good doctor's laudatory words concerning the weed were discovered in n monograph titled "Nepenthes or the Verities of Tatacco," by Alfred C. Potter, for 48 years Harvard University's librarian. Wrote Dr. Barslay: "It (tobacco) preserueth from the toothach; it cureth the migraine, the collcke, Bio cough, the cold; it stayeth growing fatle; it Is the antlclotte of Hypochrondrlacke melancholic, It prepareth the stotn- acke for meat; it maketh a clear voice, it innkclh a smet breath it elcnrcth the sight. ... It com- forteth nenies ... And in n few words it Is tlie primrose of physical plants ..." The churc'n of Ha gin Sophia, In Constantinople, and St. Mark's, In Venice, a« Judged the finest examples of Byzantine architecture. Before You Buy Any Outboard - See tlic NEPTUNE * «• F. CM It Single Cyl. W ™ (Other Sizes to 10 H. p.) HUHHAKD TIKE & BATTERY CO. LISTEN, PEOPLE! Did you ever drink QgJnssof farm-fresh milk, riglitalthedairyPWlmta difference that FRESHNESS makes! Did yon ever smoke afacloiy- frcsli cigarette, right off tlie cigarette machine at .the'Tiic- tory? What a difference THAT freshness mnkes! Two jackets of Cellophane... not one but TWO . . . stand guard over the freshness of Double-Mellow Old Golds. Each of those two jackets is moisture- proof Cellophane; the highest quality obtainable. This double Cellofihane wrapping keeps out dampness, • dryncss and every other foe of cigarette goodness. It gives yon FACTORY-FRESH cigarettes, as fresh as the milk that Bossy gives down on the farm! (Established 1760) U : nn S> ilU3 f d ' Do " hle Y °" r ' ] '<"'W R °* ^ you're not pleased, Utler slill open ... for lliirly days from today. PRIZE CROP TOBACCOS •make them • /j 2 JACKETS, DOUBLE 'CELLOPHANE;'• I keep them ' '" ' To The Voters of Arkansas We, his neighbors :i n d , friends, present the niimc of Arthur J. Johnson for your consideration as ;t candidate for Governor. Mr. Johnson will speuk on (he Court House lawn Wednesday, July 8, !it S P. M. Arthur Johnson is capable «ind dependable. He is u business man who has made a success of his own affairs. He is a farmer, lawyer and c.i v i c. leader. The people should be interested in securing a man with experience and ability .to tlircct the affairs of the state' economically. Ar,thu r Jolmson meets that retjutrcmcnf. He j is. not a professional office 1 X Senator Arthur Johnson h'llldcr, publicity seeker, amH ot •-star'-city,. Lincoln County "'ill not be the noisiest promiscr in this campiiign. We know he mil make a good Governor for all (he )eople. t Mr John on will gj\e hi position nn every issue durinf lhc carn- laiifn. 'He. will, not be .evasive- or abusive. Arthur Johnson wa born ind reircd on a small farm in .Lincoln ^ouniy, operated by hi father pioneer citizen. He spent his early 'outh like mo t farm boy performing- farm labor nnd attending- (ie public schools from two lo (he months a year, gradual!^ from SLir dly high sihool Working- his way through the Unlvcreliy of Ark nsas he Kr duated from that institution in 19M. He also flushed 4 course at lebanon I « School and was admitted lo Hie bar in 1909 Mr Johnson tooV up the praclice of law in Star City, ami his gliding as-one of tlie ablest lawyers and practical business men of he slate is known far and wide. He has always shown great pride n civic, and church affairs, bein r a member of (he Baptist church and a Sunday school teacher for twcnly-live years. He is married. OUTSTANDING SENATE RECORD He was elected to (he Senate in 1933 without opposition in his party primary. He served as a member of the Senate under Donaghey and Ihe present administration with unusual ability and distinction... Mr. Johnson's election for the Senate by (he people, of his district was due to a demand for his services because of the many iniport- int matters confronting the stale government. He serve,] on HlR nosi important Senate committees, supporting and afilinj very nalenally in rnactinj legislalion reducing the cost of government,.^ out of which reduction pressing obligations have been met; in re- duelnf the automobile lav, securing passije of the prc : auilit act. the budget relief aet, the act repitalinjf public ulililies (wliich has saved the people hundreds oi thousands of dollars, lesislalion for the relief of public schools, the very important refunding act, and legislation looking- toward providing old a? e pensions and caring, for Ihe state's lielpless. ' (V We believe the people of Arkansas are seeking an honest man with '^ experience and ability to direct affairs of the stale economically—a J man capable .of working out the many problems that confront us, ' m the interest of the whole people, ami not for the benefit of a few ofTice v seekers. Upon investigation, the voters Hill find Sir. Johnson not of the type that shouts the loudest, or seeks great publicity upon every occasion, but a man of fine moral character, in sympathy with the masses, from whom he sprang. Knowing our neighbor and friend lo be such a man, we ask Ihe voters to learn about Arthur Johnson, his early life and labors In order to qualify himself for service and a place of honor amon:; his fellow men. We arc sure if you do this, you will flnu in Arthur Johnson a man thoroughly capable, of proven integrity, honest and in hearty' sympathy with our people. He will be an efficient governor If you choose him. and not a man dependent upon n cabinet of political soft-place htmlers for advice. AN AliLK BUSINESS MAN Throughout his life Mr. Johnson has shown business ability—his personal hablls are above rtproacli.antl he has a record ol economy aiid llirift, and a willingness lo serve, for the good of his community, ccunly and his slate. Your Fullest Inquiry and Investigation Solicited. Star City and Lincoln County Committee Supporting Senator Arthur J. Johnson For Governor I Mr. Johnson Is not related lo any other candidate for slate offi - ife.v »"
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