Tucson Daily Citizen from Tucson, Arizona on November 2, 1950 · Page 23
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KONSTANTY GRABS NATIONAL'S MVP AWARD Runaway Vote For Ace Hurler; Musial 2nd, With Stanky 3r By JOE REICHLEB NEW YORK, Nov. 2. (£)--Casimir James (Big" Jim) Konstanty .won the National league's most valuable player award .today to become the first relief pitcher ever so ' honored. The bespectacled, rubber-armed righthander, whose great hurling in the clutch won the first flag in 35 years for the Philadelphia Phils in 1950, made a runaway of the one-sided race. There was virtually no opposition; The. .33-year-old native of Worcester, N. Y., received IS of the 24 first-place votes of a committee of the Baseball Writers'ass9ciation|o£~^ e mos i feared batters in of America. The only surprise wasjcircuit with 47 homers and at bat with a .300 mark, the "Brat" topped the loop in runs scored and bases on balls. Ennis enjoyed his best season in the majors. The Phils' power hitter smashed 31 homers and drove in .125 runs, tops irl the league. Kiner, despite a lowly .272 mark, was one White Pushing Bes t For Point Lead NEW 'YORK, Nov. 2. (3)-- Eddie TaJboom of . Wyoming and Bob Reynolds of Nebraska .still are the one-two scorers in major collegiate \ football but Wilford (Whizzer) White is closing in. Talboom is first with 86 points, followed by Reynolds with 81. White, of Arizona State at Tempe, moved up from fourth to third with 79 points on the strength 'of a three-touchdown New Mexico A M. 13 six-pointers and one conver- romp against He has tallied sion. that two writers jailed to name him .in their 10-player ballot. * Gran Hamner, a teammate Konstanty, and New York's Eddie Stanky each received two first- RBI's. The standings with first place tt} c ! Talboom kicked six extra points 1I ' | against New Mexico for »a total of 26 one-pointers, and 10 touch- of votes in parentheses (points fig- ureri on a 14, 9, S, 1, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 place votes. The other two went .pi WORCESTER, N. "Y., Nov. 2. (ff!--"It's something you always work for and never expect. I'm very exerted and delighted abont It" . Tims spoke Biff Jim Konstantj-, Philadelphia's great relief pitcher, when he was told that he had been named the National Jeagne's most yaliiable^player. The big guy really beamed at the news. But 'the first thing ho wanted the interviewer to krtow was that his Philly teammates deserved the .laurel as much as he did. basis). to Stan Musial of St. Louis Ralph Kiner, of Pittsburgh. and MusiaJ, three-time MVP award winner, and last -· season's battin king, finished a poor second t Konstanty in the point total. Bi, Jim -collected 2S6 points to 158 fo the Cardinal slugger.. Stanky second , base spark plug of th Giants, was third with 144 points. Ennis Is Fourth ·Philadelphia's Del Ennis, ii fourth'spot, was the only other t top ...the century figure. Th league's runs batted, in leader hac 104 points. Kiner, who paced the home run hitters for the fifth straight season, was fifth with'91. Shortstop Hamner . and Pitcher Robin- Roberts of the Phils took sixth, and'--seventh,' respectively Then "came Gil Hodges- and Duke Snider of Brooklyn and Sal Maglie of the Giants. Jackie Robinson of the Dodgers last'year's .winner, finished loth collecting only 23 points. . It was a real Cinderella story for the veteran Konstanty, who _ hac been knocking around professional baseball' for 10 years wjth only moderate success. It wag just a few years ago that Big Jim was on - the verge of quitting the game for good after his release by the Boston 'Braves. -'Prior to that he had failed to make it with the Cincinnati Reds. Konstanty c a u g h t on with Toronto, where he first began to work for his current boss, Eddie Sawyer. "When Sawyer moved up to manage' the Phils in the summer of 1948, he wasted little time bringing up Konstanty. It turned out to be the best .move Sawyer ever made. ' . Set New Kecord The former, Syracuse university all-around athlete appeared in 53 games in 1949 "and won nine whil 'iosirig "five. 'Those marks wer Bhunted into the background las season when Jim toiled in 7- games,' a · National league record all !E relief. He wound-up with a won and lost mark 'of 16-7, third high-in the league.' In addition, Konstanty was cred r Club Points 1. Jim Konstanty, Philadelphia (18) 286 2. San Musial, St. Louis (1)...-..'. 158 3. Eddie Stanky, New York (2)... 144 4. Del Ennis, Philadelphia 104 5. Ralph Kiner, Pittsburoh (1) .. . 91 6. Granny Hamner, Philadelphia (2) 79 7. Robin Roberts, Philadelphia-- 68 8. Gil Hodges, Brooklyn 55 Duke Snider, Brooklyn^;, 53 10. Sol Maclie, Mew York 51 11. Ewsll Blackwell, Cincinnati;.... 41 12. Andy Pafko, Chlcaoo - 3 8 13. Roy Campatiella, Brooklyn .... 29 14. Andy Seminlek, Philadelphia... 25 '15. Jackie Robinson, Brooklyn ..... 23 15. Curt Simmons, Philadelphia .... 22 17. -Preacher Roe, Brooklyn 15 18. Ted KtuJiewskl, Cincinnati .... 14 19. Warren Spahn, Boston 14 2C. Don rJewcombe, Brooklyn 14 Others receiving votes werr: Johnny Sain, Boston, 12; Std Gordon, Boston, 11; Jim Hearn, New York, 10; Pee Wee Reese, Brooklyn, 8; Eddie Waltkus, Philadelphia, !: bob Elliott, Boston, 8; Earl Torgeson Boston, 6: .Sam Jethroe, Boston, 6; Hanh Sauer, Chicago, 5; Vern BIckford, Boston, 4: Carl Furillo, Brooklyn, 4: Wes westrum, New York,'3; Dick Sislerl Philadelphia, 2; Henry Thompson, New Yorkj 2; Larry Jansen, New detphla, 1. York, 2;. Willie Jones, Phila- Maple Marks TELEPHONE LEAGUE (Speedway Lanes) Long Lines won ovar Engineers, 3*1; Corn, mercial downed Construction, 3-1; East Garage defeated Plant Assignment, 3-1; and Central Office split with Maintenance. R. Marsch's 193 game and C. Schaedler's 495 series topped fceglers. In team play. Long Lines bowled high game of 864 and Maintenance high series of 2,404 Standings: W 1. Long -Lines ;,..' 28 E Maintenance 24 1! East Garage 24 12 Enclneers , 18 18 Plant Assignment , 16 20 Construction 12 24 Central Office' 11 25 Commercial 11 , 25 COMMERCIAL LEAGUE (Speedway Lanes) H. McMlnn rolled a high 212 same ant T. Gould registered a high 545 series a 'erkins Motors and Lambert's split, 2-2 Gilchrist Plumbing drained Christophe 4-0; Davis-Monthan thot down Turco 'roducts, 3-1; and Goodman Auto ran over star'cltlzen.. 3-1. Goodman posted high team game of 953 and high team serie if 2,666. Standings; ' W .ambert's ' , 21 Gilchrlsf Plumbing 21 itar. 4 Citizen 20 Christopher Oil 18 iioodman Auto .................. 18 Davis Monthan 18 'urco Products 14 Perklni Motors 14 U. OF A. -LEAGUE (Old Pueblo Centre) The Booklos stuna'the Scorpions, 3-1; .iberali drowned the Tankers, 3-1; ited with saving; at least 25 games for the Phils, who Von the pennan on the final day of the campaign from Brooklyn. Never known for his speed, Jim mastered a deceptive palm ball to go along with his fine - curve ' and faultless control that · stymied the league's best hitters. His great work during the regular season" won for him the right to pitch the World Series opener It took a brilliant two-hit performance by New York's Vic Raschi to bring about a' 1-0 defeat to Konstanty. He- appeared in two mo-i'e series games, both in relief. Konstanty is the second Philly player to win the MVP award. · Chuck Klein won it in 1932. '* Mnsial Doing Well Musial, who won the award in 1943, '46 and '48, batted .346 to lead the league for the fourth time. Only Hans Wagner, and Rogers Hornsby have duplicated that feat. The brilliant outfielder also .performed ably at first base when others failed to make the grade.; 'Stanky, who came to New York last winter in a much-criticized six- man deal with Boston, "made" the Giants. Besides leading all Giants he Handlcappers and Jets battled to 2-2 eadlock ad E. PaJmer hit high same "of 225 nd H. Emblcton hit a 533 high scries. Standings: W 'andicapperi , 14 ankers 13 Liberals 13 Jets 12 Bookies 11 Scorpions 5 PETROLEUM LEAGUE (Old PucWo Centre) . Ha! Wiley's 219 and Clarence Fisher's 525 were high 1 in the oil circuit as Standard Oil trimmed Richfield, Standard .Stations, 3-1; 4-0; PhWIpc 6'nk«f Dougiiis shaded Texas Co'., '3-1; and Shell stopped Hatley's, 4-0. Rfchfleld hit for top team game cf 912 and Shell for top team series of 2,620.) Standings: W L| Dounlas 27 9|: Phillips 24 12i| Shell 21 Richfield '. 19 Standard Oil 16 Standard Stations 14 Texas Co ', 12 Hatley 11 downs. Reynolds, who w.as injured against Kansas, managed to count a touchdown arid three point afters against Kansas. Bright JTow Fourth Following White in the NCAA Service Bureau's list are Bob Smith, Texas A M, 66; John Bright, Drake, 66; John Turco, Holy Cross, 60; Frank Smith, Miami (Fla.1, 60: Al Pollard. Army, 59; Ollie Matson, San Francisco, 57. and Merwin Hodel, Colorado, 54. When it comes to ends and scor ing. you have to put Vanderbilt's Bucky Curtis right at the top of your list. The 6-3 Commodore wingman -has Bagged eight touchdown passes to lead the field. The receiving end of the stickout Billy Wade-to-Curtis team also paces the ends in yards, gained on passes. He has paraded 674 yards with aerials . . . he has snared only 20 throws but he sure gets plenty of mileage out of them'. Curtis now needs only :n his remaining five break the record for yardage on passes. The current mark of' 820 was set by Arizona's Harry Stanton in 1941. Cooper Ranks High Based on the number of passes caught, Drake's Tom .Bienemann still is the No. 1 catcher. Tom snared three against Detroit and now has 33 to his credit. Gordon Cooper of Denver, is second with 31. Seep Youmans of- Duke hauled in six against Maryland and moved into third place with · 29. Colorado's Zack Jordon still Is the top kicker with a 50.1 average per p.unt. Pat Brady of .Nevada is second with 46.6. The new punt return leader is Bert Rechichar of Tennessee. He ran back three Washington and'Lee boots for 13,'5 yards and now has a total of 292 yards ;on runbacks. Johnny Cole of Arkansas is second with 274 yards. ,; Chuck Hill of New Mexico !s the kickoff-return leader with. 436 yards on 16 tries. , - | Gorgeous Gus, 540-Pound Bear, O . . · s- . 7 Defeats Don Keene In Fast Go Cats P% Rough 2lKrBmt Ba!I » fflmzw Thursday E-«nlno,. Nov. J, 1950 An even 540 pounds of well-stacked Canadian Black Bear, affectionately known as Gorgeous Gus, stole the In 3rd Practice Arizona should field either the · show last night at the .Tucson Sports center as he captured most battered and bruised team in the hearts of some 600 awed mat spectators and an unusual' " ' · · -- -- - grappling'match with brave Don Keene, a mere 193-pounder. Gus- took the bout in less than 15 ~---! history against New Mexico university--or the meanest.,' ' --Photo by Reggie Russell Gorgeous Gug getting the best of Don Keene Leafs Pacing 'NHL, e y s ar to Thanks To Bentley fjp fin . . . » TORONTO, '--Nov. 2: UR --Max Bentley is off to one-of the best starts in his long career in the National Hockey league and-, coincidentally,' so are the Toronto Maple' Leafs. ' , · ' · ' Bentley, the Leaf's veteran cen- ter, scored two goals and drew assists on. two others as Toronto dumped the Montreal Canadiens, 5 to 3, last night before 13,757 fans at the Maple Leafs Garden. In nine games played thus far Bentley has totaled 21 points to tie Maurice (Rocket) Richard of the Canadiens for the league scoring leadership. Richard scored two goals in Canadiens' losing cause last night. , - minutes--with an effective bear hug, natch. The gorgeous hunk of beast'was Jin top shape for the get-together, '(having consumed a full case !Delaware Punch' and ripped up (several floor boards in his dressing ['room beforehand. He never gave Keene a chance. , On The Run Despite a muzzle over his mouth, leather gloves on his sharp paws and a chain around his neck (determinedly held at its far end by Trainer-Owner Billy Fox), the North Woods competitor managed to keep his opponent and Referee Ed Nowell on the run. As a -matter of fact, Keene and NoweU spent a good-part of the 15-minute match out 'of the ring. When Keene got courageous and attacked Gus, he was promptly | decked and sat on. He suffered jmat burns all over his body as he sought to escape his hairy prison. After the Black Bear, a three- year-old with plenty of class, had disposed of his Birmingham challenger, a professional wrestler, fans were invited to try their luck. Only one person accepted the invitation, but he became disheartened when he was shown the dressing room floor boards. « The evening's main event--featuring; Roger McKay and John O'Reilly--came after Gorgeous Gus' appearance, but, surprisingly enough, was not anti-climactic. As a matter of fact, it was a good professional mat exhibition by two pretty fair grapplers. McKay, whp hails from Salt Lake and is a local favorite, lost a Bitter first fall in 27 minutes when his fop finally succeeded with a hammer lock. Nine minutes later, McKay rallied with his favorite specialty, a one-legged Boston crab hold, pinning O'Reilly after a series of body, slams. The third and deciding fall was awarded to McKay in six minutes bv the referee-- O'Reilly was plavine dirty with his knees. . In the .opener, showVnan Tony Falletti disposed 'of Fox In 26 minutes with a neat series of punches and s hammer lock. to a .week of rough, head-banging practice sessions prior to meeting the Lobos in Albuquerque Saturday night. . . - . - · - . . . ' . Yesterday, the freshmen squad ran New Mexico plays against the Arizona defensive team with/ only fair, success. The offensive group also scrimmaged against the first year men. ' . . , Coach Bob Winslow is trying to prepare his, men to stop, either a T-formation, single wing, or double wing -attack. It is not known which New Mexico will use.- Winslow said Gene Brown may not play against the Lobos because of a badly bruised shoulder. The "To. 2 fullback has been replaced by Karl Eller in this week's practices. Bostoniaii Shoes J Lee Hats Arrow Shirts -Pii rlrpt* J llivL/l Saddler In Rally To Defeat Riley ST. LOUIS, Nov. 2. (A?)-- Feather, weight Champion Sandy Saddler took it on the jaw in the early rounds of his non-title fight with St. Louis' Charley Riley 'but he came back strong for a close 10-round decision last night. Both judges ruled for Saddler. Referee Harry Kessler voted It A draw. . . . Both fighters went at each other iciously at the opening gong but Riley, after getting Saddler in trouble in the second and sixth rounds, tired. Th? 7,253 fans roared with "ap- iroval'as Riley slammed the New Yorker into the ropes repeatedly with left jabs to the"jaw. AUTO TRANSPORT Trailer has -ran way for loading and unloading 4 plastic autos In 'attractive colors. New I960 lionel Trains and Accessories Lay-A-Way Now . for Christmas START PLANNING FOR HIS FUTURE . . . . the day he takes his first Step! Start saving systematically at OLD PUEBLO SAVINGS LOAN.ASSST.! Regular additions . plus current high 3% dividends . . . will make .your total grow. 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Paul, and Thome's Vlarket stopped Arcadia Supply, 3-1. Honors were welt-divided--John . McVerryj rolled high name of 192, Al Armenia high] series of * 517, Thome's Market Mgh team) game of 926 and St. John's high team; lories of 2,641. , I Standings: · W L.j it. Ambrose 23 13; All Saints 23 13 Thome's Market Z\ 15,' :t. John's 19 17 4ires Root Beer 10 18 SS. Peter 4 Paul 17 13 iorden's 12 24 Arcadia Supply 11 25 PEOPLE COME F I R S T WITH THE DEMOCRATS The American People Asked The Democratic 81st Congress for; Voted: Fifteen years ago -- Notre Dame cored three touchdowns in final period to stun. Ohio State's famed Scarlet Scourge," 18-13. LEGAL M1TICK ORDINANCE NO. 1233 VACATING THE EAST AND WEST ALLEY THROUGH BLOCK 30. TUCSON EEGKTS. TUCSON. ARIZONA. AS TH1 SAME APPEARS OF RECORD IN BOOK TWO OF MAPS AND PLATS AT PAGE EIGHTEEN THEREOF. IN THE OFFICE OF THE COUNTY RECORDER. PD.IA COUNTY, 'ARIZONA: PROVIDING FOR THE SALE AUCTION. THEREOF AT PUBLIC BE IT ORDAINED BY THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL OF tS. CITY OF TUCSON: SECTION I. That tie enst ana west alley hrou»h Bloc* 30. Tucson, HelKhts, Tucson Atlzona. AS the same appears cf record In the ofttct of. the County Recorder of Plrnc County. Arizona, in Book 2 of Mops and £ l»t» at page 18 thereof, be. and the -same , hereby vacated as a public alley. SECTION 2. That the lands constituting ne »ney vacated by Section I of this Ordl nance be sold, at public auction, to th ·highest bidder, provided that the Mayor ·nd Counca reserve the right to reject any ·nd all-bids. SECTION 3. That the Mayor and City Clerk be. and they are. hereby .authorizes suid directed to moke, execute and deliver to the purchaser at said sale, a Quit-Claim DttB i!or the said lands. SECTION 4. That all Ordinances and of- Ordinances In conflict with,.this ordinance be. and the same are, hereby repealed to the extent of any such conflict. PASSED AND-ADOPTED by the Maivor mnd Council of the City of Tucson, this l!3rd day-of October. 1950 APPROVED thl» 23rd day of Octolttr. 1950. (SEAM - /»·/ J. O. NIEMANN. ATTEST: . Mayor /J/ CARL M. HTTT. City CleMc *ubllih: Nov. 1, 2, 3. MM. No, 1«3!I7 NOTICE Of HEARINO PETITION FOR PROBATE OF WILL IK -TUT . SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE-' OF .ARIZOFA, IN AND TOR THE/CO'CTNTY OF P3.IA In th« Matter of th« Estate of HENRY C. MORRIS, Deceased. Notice to htiiby «iv«a Hut MARION LEGAL NOTICE UNDSEY MORRIS has filed In this court certain document purporting to be the Last .Will, and Testament of Henry C Morris, together with his petition praylns that sold document be admitted to probate In this court as the Last Will and Testament of said Henry C. Morris who. said petitioner alleges, la . deceased, and that letters testamentary, issue - thereon to paid peti tioner and that same will be heard on Mon. j day the 13th day of November, A.D. 1950. at 9:30 o'clocR in the forenoon of said day. at the court room of said court, in the Court House, In the City of Tucson, County af Ptma, state of Arizona, and all persons j Interested ,ln said estate are notified then j and there- to appear and show cause, if any j they hove, why the prayer of said petitioner should not be granted; BELLE D. HALL, ' (Seal) Clerk Dated October 24, 1950. Pub.: Oct. 30, 31, Nov. 1, 1, 3, 4, t, 1, 8, 9. 1S50. MORE HOMES , ' ! " . HIGHER, MINIMUM WAGES RENT CONTROL MORE SOCIAL SECURITY SOUND INTERNATIONAL-TRADE FAIR DEAL FOR FARMERS STORAGE FOR CROPS A HOUSING BILL TSctNSTEAb OF 40c AN HOUR CONTINUED RENT CONTROL ; TO ADD 10 MILLI'ON AMERICANS; ' 'INCREASE BENEFITS RECIPROCAL TRADE AGREEMENTS FAIfc PRICE SUPPORTS FUNDS FOR'STORAGE BINS T'ie 8l$f Congress Strsnglhened Our Defenses Through: THE ATLANTIC PACT ' , : ; Jinks America with 11 free nations THE MARSHALL PLAN .; ' . . . aids free nations in Western-Europe THE MILITARY ASSISTANCE'' . PROGRAM arms onr Allies against Communist- aggression THE-DEFENSE PRODUCTION ACT mobilizes our rast resonrces THE,,POINT FOUR PROGRAM . giyes. technical assistance to underdo- Tcloped countries EXTENSION 'OF SELECTIVE SERVICE , provides manpower for defense COR'PQRATiON AND PERSONAL · " . _ . ·help, meet tie costs of defense NOTICE OF SALE NOHCE IS HEREBY GIVEN that or Wednesday, the 15th . day of November. ,9SO. «t tho hour of eleven o'clock LD thr 'orenoon of that day. at tho main dppr erf the City Hall In the Cits of Tucson. Pirns bounty. Arizona. I will in pursuance oi Ordinance No 1224 of the Ordinances of the Mayor and Council of the Oily cf Tucson. ell at public auction, to the hitfhtst bidder the .(oliowine described parcel of land towit: That certom alley situate betwetn Lots 1 and S In Blodt 12 of American Villa Resuhdlvlslon. in the Clty,of Tucson, Arizona, as the same appears of record in the office of the County Recorder ot Plma County Arizona. In BooS 3 of Maps and Plats at Paee 10 thereof. vhlch cald parcel of land was vacated *s o ublic alley, under · the provisions of ialtl 3rdlnar.ee No 1224 above refarved lo. The Mayor and Council «ssrv» th rlgh' D reject any and all bids. Dated tnls «tb day of October, IBSO. lal. CARI M. KITT, Seal) - City.Olerk Publish: Oct. ». 10. It, 12, 13, H. 18. 17, IB. . SO, 21. a, 24, K, 38. JT. 28. JO. 11, No*. 1 », », 4. «, 7. «. 9. 10 U. 1MO. .^ A Democratic Vote Is a Vote for the People Vote for the Millionu -of People NOT for the People With Million* VOTE DEMOCRATIC js a straight bourbon whiskey, elegant in taste, uncommonly good ,^ Hiram Walker Sons Inc., Peoria, 111. 86 proot

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