The Ottawa Herald from Ottawa, Kansas on February 5, 1963 · Page 3
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Morton Slips But Still Holds Tie In Scoring It was • disastrous weekend for Ottawa's Harry Morton, league • leading scorer in the EKL« as his foot-less rival, Wayne McDonald, a 5-6 guard from Bonner Springs, slipped out of the wigwam into the leaders' circle, or at least for a share of the spotlight. McDonald put together enough fire power on a 22-point effort against the Cyclones, and Morton's 18-point output last Friday, to shove his way uncermoniously into a tie for the lead. Morton slipped to 16.5 while McDonald came on with a 16.5 tally. Over the weekend, Ottawa's fair • haired boy, Morton, had a taste of the lower end of the scoring order for his second venture into the single digit region. His 8-point effort against Rosedale on Saturday was only 3 points higher than his 5 tallies Bowling His First 200 And Just Look! Lewis Turner rolled the best line in his bowling career last night, but it didn't faze his team's opponents. Lewis, who had never hit a 200 line before, rolled a 204 in a 494 series for IOOF No. 24. But the Odd Fellows' foes, the Hubbard Lumbermen, swept alll four points and kept its e^point edge in the men's Brunswick League at the Ottawa Bowl. Helen and Bill's Cafe, with Bill (Wenthe) setting the pace with a 585, swept four from Todd's Mobile Homes to stay in second place. Hubbard's record is 58% - 29 to Helen and Bill's 52-36. R. Crane turned in the best men's performance for Hubbard rolling a 592. Lee's Cafe, on top in the Monday Night Ladies League, gained ground on the Elks Ladies in spite of Maxine Lewis' 506 for the Elks. Lee's beat Nitcher Floor Service, 3-1, to post a 60-28 season mark. The Elks girls lost, 31, to Ottawa Savings & Loan but remained in second place with 51-37. Team results and individual scores in the Brunswick and Ladies Leagues appear elsewhere in today's sports section. Jaycee Awards To Five ARKANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP)The Kansas Junior Chamber of Commerce presented three distinguished service awards and two outstanding young teacher awards at its annual winter conference over the weekend. Recipients of distinguished service citations were Dr. Dwight Blackwood, 29, Chanute optometrist; Bob Abbott, 30, Junction City attorney, and James L. Clellan, 26, El Dorado. Larry Neelly, 29, .public school teacher at Hutchinson received the outstanding teacher award. A special citation went to Carlos Bradfield Jr., 31, of Parsons, a teacher in special education for the mentally retarded. at Leavenworth last December, lis season's low. Morton leads the EKL in average, rebounds and total points. He u garnering 14 caroms per game and has 232 points in 14 games. Don Pankey, Turner Bear ace, pushed Wayne M c G e e out of third spot with a 20- plus spree last weekend as he moved with 15.0 points per game. McGee, Bonner's second high scorer and former EKL leader, slipped as he accounted for only 8 points against Ottawa. Ottawan Roy Dunn held on to his fifth spot with a 14.0 average followed, by Cyclone Ronnie Mendell, 13.6. Dunn is the only regular in the East Kansas League that sports the lowest foul total in play 17 total crimes. EASTERN KANSAS LEAGUE LEADING SCORERS An Expensive Battery Charge LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP)-All Mary Nelson wanted was a car battery charge. The total charge: $800. A mechanic returned the auto to her home Monday and left the motor running. Police said engine vibrations apparently caused the gearshift to slip into drive position. The car lurched driverless across the steet and slammed into a house. Morton-Ot. McDonald-B Pankey-T. . McOee-B. . Dunn-Ot. . Mendell-Ot. LaHue-R. . Mablon-A. . Doyle-A. . Jennings-A. Cartwrlght-Ol Ramsey-R. Jackson-R. , Tensley-T. . Miller-T. . Webb-T. . . Moore-A. . J. Ployd-B. Robinson-Ol. Mendez-T. . Morris-R. . Bray-A. . . WaHers-Ol. Lewls-Ot. Davidson-Ot. Knop-Ol. .. Gmi F( Ft P AT. .14 83 47 232 16.5 12 74 SO IBS 16.5 68 4t 181 1S.O 72 34 178 14.8 74 48 196 14.a 57 36 150 13.6 62 40 164 13.6 66 2t 161 13.4 46 38 120 10.0 39 36 114 9.5 44 27 115 38 29 105 37 30 104 30 19 79 40 22 102 37 29 103 36 30 102 35 17 87 34 18 26 31 23 36 30 21 23 15 34 27 29 26 26 14 .12 .12 .14 .11 .12 .12 .12 .12 .12 .12 .12 . 9 .12 .12 .12 .12 .12 .12 .12 .12 . 9 .14 .14 .11 86 83 82 81 61 95 84 66 Pro Basketball By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Monday's Result San Francisco 109, Chicago 107 Today's Games Boston at Cincinnati St. Louis vs. Detroit at New York Syracuse at New York Wednesday's Games Boston at Syracuse San Francisco at Detroit Chicago at Los Angeles College Wrestling Wyoming 24, Nebraska 8 College Swimming Pittsburg State 68, Kansas State 27 UFF-A-DAY O King Futon* Syfldfc«l«, hit, IMS. WorU rlchU nwnwL "What my daughter ever saw in you I'll never know." Announce Church Assignments WELLSVILLE - Jack Dunham, chairman of the board of deacons at the Wellsville Baptist Church, has announced the following assignment of duties to be directed by the individual deacons and deaconesses: Secretary of the board, L. W. Hostetter; evangelism chairman, who will arrange for cottage prayer meetings, all church calling and visitation of .the sick, Henry Chilton; chairman of the new members committee, responsible to contact all new members, interpret the spiritual program of the church and enlist their support, Leroy Price; youth work chairman, who will oversee the church's program in the children and youth groups as well as Scouting projects, J. C. Jones Jr.; adult work chairman, with the area of responsibility of coordination into a closer fellowship the spiritual lives of the adults, Leonard Burbank. Burbank will be responsible also in stimulating regular attendance at midweek prayer services and special meetings. The communion, baptismal and pecial services such as funerals, ommunion services for shut-ins, will be directed by the senior leacon, Bernhard Fleming. Mrs. Joldena Chilton and Mrs. Mary xni Shannon, the two deaconess- s, will see that flowers are provided for funerals, assist in the visitation of the sick, assist in lie communion and baptismal ervices, as well as communion or the shut-ins. To Armi Women With Whistles BALTIMORE (AP) - Women who work evenings were offered ree police whistles Monday by lie American Legion. Daniel Burkhardt, state adjutant rf the Legion, said the whistles would be given to the first 100 women visiting the Legion office Baltimore's War Memorial Juilding. There have been several recent ittacks on women walking at night. RECORD NUMBERS SHARING BUICK SUCCESS! TOUR CAR IS WORTH MORE NOW IN TRADE THAN IT EVER WILL RE AGAIN. DONT DELAY! BE MONET AHEAD! TRADE NOW! Think Twice You're probably paying the price of a LeSabre by Buick— why not own one? 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Monk Jr. of Batchelor La., told delegates to the group's 17th annual convention that net acreage in districts increased by 23 million. Monk said under the Great Plains program nearly 150,000 acres of unsuitable cropland was converted to permanent grazing and trees in 1962. The Great Plains project was begun five years ago to establish economic stability and sound land use in an area where drought is a continuous hazard. "This program now has accounted for about one-fifth of the needed 12 million acre land conversion in the Great Plains, Monk said. He told the 2,000 soil conversation district supervisors that the number of landowners and operators cooperating with districts applying soil anowater conservation methods totaled 1.9 million at the end of the year. He said that in the watershed program, 21 projects were completed, 109 authorized for planning and 79 approved for operation in the first 11 months of 1962. 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