The Bakersfield Californian from Bakersfield, California on September 1, 1936 · Page 11
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Bakersfield, California
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Tuesday, September 1, 1936
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THE BAKER6FIELD CAL1PORN1AN, TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 19S» r/ Strelich and Miller to Wrestle Feature at Arena Thursday (~)NE of the oldest rivalries of the ^ battled scarred wrestling mat will be resumed here Thursday evening of this week when Steve Strelich meets Louie Miller In the featured tilt at the arena here. < Veteran followers- of the sport here will tell you of those old matches between Steve und Miller, of Nevada. These two birds made history for tho Wrestling clan and It Is probably because of his own memory of theno matches that Buck Buchanan has seen fit to sign them up for hla feature this week. Nick Ijutz, tho Venice life guard will meet Ablu Freeman, of Now York In the, second main event of the card. This will be limited to one hour as will be the StrellclvMlUer match. Leo Paplano, of Salt Lake and Mays McLaln will tangle In tho 30- mtnuto oponer for the card. 1'opularlty Uecord Strelich has set a local record for maintaining his popularity longer In this city than any other professional athlete appearing here In years. 4 I » Portland Beavers in Crucial Series » (Untied Prett Leated Wire) With two weeks' play .remaining In tho Pacific Coast League, the Portland Beavers, "surprise team" of the loop, stakes its two-game lead ' In a series with Los Angeles. The Oregonlans gained ground last week by winning a majority of Its games with the San Francisco Seals. At the name time, the second „. place Seattle lost ground by dropping the odd game at Los Angeles. The Indians fell Into a tie with San Diego. t Tho Padres, now a definite first ' division ' threat, were believed to stand a good chance of moving oven Closer to the pace-setting Portland club. They meet the tall-end Sacramento Senators, who have been losing consistently to all comers. Tho Missions, Just Inside first division—fourth place—will battle to hold their position when they face tho Oakland Oaks. In fifth position. *« * Charles Meech Is Bean Guess Champ According to Bert Holllngsworth, manager of the Bee Baseball Club, Charles Meech of 216 Marsh street, this city, was tho winner In the bean guessing contest, held at Uecreatlon Park lost Sunday, when the Bees met the Ventura club. The total amount of beans In the Jar was 2019. Holllngsworth states over 600 guessos were made and they ranged from 176 to 11,000. Tlie next game to bo played at fl Recreation Park will bo Sunday. September 13, when tho Bees will meet a club from Hollywood. According to Information just released, - a big surprise will be In store for the fans at this game. RING ECHOES (United Prcti Leated Wire) NEW YORK—Sixio Escobar, 117 M, Puerto Rico, stopped Tony Marino, 1.15, Pittsburgh, (14). CHICAGO. — Jimmy Vaughn, 138W, Cleveland, outpointed Tnrl Fasnaugh, 137 V*, Toledo (10). NEW HAVEN. — Al Gainer. 170<..'i, New Haven, outpointed Steve Dudas, 189J4, Edgewurtcr, N. J., (10). ' PITTSBURGH. — Ken Overlln. 159',<j, Richniond, Yn., outpointed Oscar Rankin, 164)4, California, (10). BALTIMORE. — Buclty Taylor, 137, Baltimore, outpointed Dorn- inick Uurrone, 133)4, Philadelphia, (10). College Gridders Battle at "•;," "~: : " ••- -—: it'll II A • mill i : AQUABATICS AT 50 MILES AN HOUR Next time you're bored with it all, try this stunt. These daring individuals indulging in aquabtitics on the waters of Lake Mohawk, N. J., mustered the services of two aquaplanes, two stcpladdcrs and »n iron bar. The performers are, left to right: Steve O'Connor, Delbcrt Pracg and Bob Sparrow. ,PIPEFUU vS JIM DAY rpwo armed regiments, mostly Hamilton, Ben Duggins, F. W. •*- men, take the field this week, Cowart, James L. Berry. starting today. Local sporting V 11U ? m T, R Ber ' ' A< Lan " goods dealers estimate that at ' E ' least 2000 persons In this county Watson, Donald Vineyard, Arthur are armed with shotguns and Vineyard, R. Case, W. 0. Heard, shells this week and that hun- J - H - McNaughtou, Donald Levey, dreds of them were In the field llluglby ' E ol '' early this morning with the opening of the 1936 dove shooting season here. There has been a tremendous rush at all distributing points for licenses, shotguns and shells and thousands of rounds of ammunition will be expended in Hougham, T. C. Douglass, J. R. Cavo. More Hunters Virgil Broswell, Bud F. Braun, A. J. Jolly, J. A. Moore, Wllllo Willlania, M. S. Hubbell, I. N. »*• W»Ji»-»V»IJ 1114* »./V^ \,J*|JV^11\J\>V4 All __ .. __ _ - . . liootlng the delectable little game J le " man - n - Banned. Howard LeVan. R. V. Ash, J. B. Bowen, Richard Henkle, C. P. Smith, E. L. Bowen. Charles Mathews, birds reported very plentiful in most sections of the county. Daily Bombardments Charles E. Brown, Joseph C. The bombardment will be dl- Lyttle, Lacy Manus, J. C. Gar vided into two periods dally, tho rlott, W. L. Crowder, W. A. morning flight ana that of the French, F. E. Estrlbou, Ernest evening. Morning and evening w. Rosenberg. D. B. Stancllff, D. represent the best times for dove D. Davis, John Shomuto. Edythe shooting. Mosler, J. H. Toner, H. Kino- Among county sportsmen and shita, T. W. Hand, C. A. Mont- wome nsecurlng licenses are the gomery, J. N. Douglas, Jame D. following: Caldwell, Georgo S. Garrick, William H. Madlll, H. G. Ralph Edmonds, Edwin Curnow, Burgomaster, Gerry Hunt, Rich- Glenn Mitchell, Leo Graham, Lee ard M. Hunt. Les Houchln, H. H. white. W. T. Hunnagan, Charles R. Hunt, Don Slaybaugh, Cecil W' LIghtner Tibbs, Elmer P. Vorrell, Frank Lorena B'. Robertson. C. AV. P. Smith, Russell Pullerton, W. Taylor.Urban M. Warren, W. M. S. Fullerton. Floyd Parrlsh. Brlggs, Carl L. Moore, W. E. Louis Belli, Paul Wilson, C. McFadden, J. C. Slrode, Frank Smelcr Elwood Claflin, Jack Simon, Bob Hume, C. C. Ramsey, Moore, L. F. Taylor, J. A. Peler- Robert H. Hodges, Ralph Parson, Lillian R. Bockley, L. P. sons, Ivar Helfar, Isaac W. Flee- Beer, J. T. Mulick, D. C. Boyd, nor, John C. Laster, F. D. Layers. J. H. Mansfield, Jack Gurriott, Among the youngsters plan- C. R. McPherson, T. W. Isaacs, nlng to shoot are: Rosevelt Pol- Nicholas A. Hull, Charles F. lock, L. C. Reynolds, Eugene B. Geers, J. F. Neal, S. S. Thomp- McCoy, Isadoro Elcano, James son, Donald Woolley, George Munschy, Leo Tobias, W. H. Galalas, Leonard Sellars, Harvey Peter, James B. Powers, Ray C. Lingo, William Berry, Jr., W. B. Stancllff, John R. Springer. I'JIEVENT KUU5S Main Event Decision fo Hard Fighting Youth Proves Unpopular Giants Must Continue in Winning Streak to Place LIMA won a debatable decision hero last night In the main event of tho amnteur show when ho wns given a two out of three verdict over Al Grayson. The fans Indicated groat distaste for tho decision, even though Frank Ktngetl a one-man fight in tho final round. Grayson fought a masterful battle from the first round, but lost points by too nuirh defensive work. Limn seemed to bo driving thn fight to tlu 1 enemy's camp at ull times. In tho first round, Lima rushed his dusky opponent nnd found his foo a tricky boy with almost an Ironbound defense,. U'ho second frame went to Frank on points. The Greenfield boy was superior during most of the. frame. Two Knst Hounds Al's big round was tho third wher he opened up with ;i hard body nt tack. Frank came back strongly In the last spasm with a two-hundc bombiirdmiMit on (1 raj-son's torso. Wilson Mnckcy dnclxionpd Kd,]lt Bomlnhu wlnnliiK two out of threu of tho votes. Both boys were oven In the first two rounds. In tho third Miu-kti.v pcggrd shntn time after limn at Kddiu with (loudly effect. Tho fourth round was tho feature of tho bout with n toe-lo-too duel punctuated by a few clinches. Technical Kayo Cloo McNeil won over Henry Johnson by way of a technical knockout In the second round. Kt-f- cree Frank Clarlo rained McNeil's hand after ho had knocked Henry to tho mat and cut his face badly. Frank Wagner doclslonnd Ltipo Mil- noz In a stand-up four-rounder. AVllson Brooks knocked out Ollle Lewis In the second frame of their bout. Sal Garcia won a decision ovor Frankle Boy after ho knocked tho Indian down for a count In tho third round. rici SHELL OIL Texaco Takes Pennant in National Open League by Beating Hogans V. M. C. A. will faco Shell Oil - 1 - hero tonight at the fairgrounds, starting nt 8 o'clock. Thla game should be one of tho greatest of tho Open League battles of the season. noth clubs aro high In their circuit and have carried on a feud which lias lasted most of the season. The tlrst gume of tho night will bo started nt 7 p. m. between Peacock nnd the Fire Department. The In- Utstrlal field will feature NVwberry's Storo nnd McPnrland In a giuno which will bo called at S o'clock. Tcxaro Clmiuplon Tjist night Texaco captured thn National Open playoff pennant when It shaded Hognn 2 to 1. Tho Trxans won their ball gnmo In the seventh Inning. Fisher led off for Toxnco with a double and Morris Hcnt him to third with a blnglo. Morris then Hwlpod second nnd Howard struck out. Oelsscll sent a looping fly hull Into the short right field second baseman Hoberts tried for nnd missed. Hchllmmer. Fisher und Morris were tho hitting stars for tho winners. Morris pitched two-hit bnll In holding the llogans to a single run Coca Cola Olrls Win Coca Cola girls trounced Shaffer's girls team 11 to 4. Southern Pacific thumped Simla F» 6 to 1. One of tho most exciting frames of tho night wnw the bout between Y M. C. A. und Anglo Hank won b> the V 3 to 1. Lloyd Wattnnbarger pitched slnule-hlt bull for the Y. tin hit going to his mound rival, Frank Mngren. Corn and Hcffernan stayed In there to fight all the ttttie at the pluto, hitting two for three. HOQAN TEXACO All. II II. E. : All It II. K 3110 K.Srml« 40101 IVrmr. If M»tn. p n 1 n 0 ; Hi'hl'm'r.Sb S 0 a Humi'lon, !lb 3 0 1 0 i Jnhn». lb 300 P'lk'li'n.M 3010] PWiw. m 11 liuiion. il> a n o o ] Mnrrl*. p - . ll.mittno. e 3 0 I 0 IfnviPl. rf J 0 0 Short, rf a 0 0 0 i K«lM«ll. rf .1 0 0 MPMliB. If 9000 Jnni*. 2li :b 8 o o i u.ricu. c 3 1 3050 Tot nil 5(1 1 4 1 Tnl«1« 2000 55 3 ? 1 ANGLO DANK AII ii M : Morrln. M * n o JUTJBODY has explained fully just ^ why the National League produces so many close pennant races and the American tho runaways, but the fact remains that tho current campaigns are in many ways duplicates of last year's and those of earlier seasons. All signs right now point to a "subway" world series between the Now York Yankees and Giants. Yet to clinch the flag, the Giants undoubtedly will have to continue their «y HUGH S. FULLEUTON, Jr. AuocUted PreM Sports -Writer current winning streak until It approaches the one by which tho Cubs copped tho flag a year ago. There's little, If any, chanco of their winning 21 straight, but the Tcrymen hung up IB in a row on their march to the top and tlespltu yesterday's 1-0 loss to Chicago aro making a huge success of their final western tour. While Lon Warneke handcuffed tho National League leaders, tho Y. M. C. A. All It It. K om. rf 311 0 \ com. M :i a o 0 llrfftrn'n. Jli 3 1 J li.M'n'n ih t o 'i n i. w«u. i> a o o llorgmitn, r,b 3 " 0 0 ! J.Wtlt. n S 0 1 O'rm'tl. If SHOO Cowan, lb 3 0 J CtrUim. o a 0 0 0 , Kr«rU, If 500 W«r«. et 3 0 0 0 j M.-fojr, :ib ! 1 1 .\Urlhi. rf a 0 0 0 Vmu-d). .11) 000 i Wnlnll. c-f ! 0 1 TotnU !3 1 1 1 Tnt«l« 11 3 8 Entries for Polo Tournament Large U'nltttl frrsu J.rnird \\{rr) SACHAMBNTO. Sept. 1.—A roo- ord breaking entry llwt for tho California Htatn fair polo tournament, to lie staged September D to 14, wan announced by William H. Tcvlu. Jr., director of the event. Tevls wild ton teams from California elites and possibly one from Mexico would participate In the contents. About 150 polo ponies have been stabled at tho fair FANCY FLINGER, THIS FELLER Crowd of 80,000 Persons Expected to Attend Unusual Game Slnrltng his first full game in the American league, 17-year-old Hob Fuller, above, set the baseball world ncog when he fanned 15 St. Louis Hrowns, to give the Clevelnnd Indinns n 4-1 victory over tho Hornsby crew, roller's feat fell just one short of Rube Waddcll's league record of Hi strikeouts, set in 1908, and two of Dizzy Dean's major league mark of 17 net against the Cubs in 1933. The youngster, hnilinc from Valley Junction, lown, is fresh from the Cleveland sandlots after a brief minor league experience. Eight Persons to Escobar Triumphs Seek Flying Honor 1 Over Tony Marino lAttociatttt /'!•(•«« MOW YORK, Sept. 1,—. nnd four women were entered today In the llendlx trophy men across the United States September 4 IIB a pre- ludo to thn National Air Races in Los Angeles. The eight flyers, eiicb of whom will make the "SOO-mlle trip alone, will cumpeiii f u r JI;">.000 In prize money. They are Mrs. Amelia Karhart Piitnnm. Laura InKullH. .lruM|iiellne Cochr.ini-. Louise Thud* n. Martin Hownian. Hen «V Howard. S. J \\'ltlnun» nnvl .lof«r|ih JafMliMon. Coloiu'l KnHe<te Turner \v aw fnrco.l to withdraw beciniHe of hln cnti'liuti Smiilay In NVw Mexico. Illw wesl- \vurd record, net In IS.1.1, IH 11 hour*. HO mlnulcH. The Uendlx event IH n free-for- all, open to any H|-/,O plane flying over nny route. The only llmlta- tloiiB nro that Ihe coinestnnlN shall tukn off from l-'loyil Hennett l'"leld. Hrooklyn. nnd land at I,OH Angelex Munlclpiil Airport l«-fore fi p in . Pacific stnndnni Mine, the Name day STANDINGS \Virt) i iT'nitrd I'rni Leatcd Wire) Four men I NKW YOUK. Sept. 1.—-Slxto Ksco- bnr. a llulo brown man from Puerto Klco with a smashing right fl»t, mien the flHtlc world at 118 pounds today, the flrnt genuine bantamweight champion In utmost 10 yearn. ISfiColmr, who Ktakod bin claim to the title last year l>y outpointing Lou .Sallca, New York, proved it last | night by scoring a technical knock- j out over Tony Marino, Pittsburgh. ; In the thirteenth round of a scheduled l.'i-round bout , Previously Mnrlno had knocked out Itnltliazur Sungchlll of Spain, who was;:ed ntt Kuropean champlun and who had Homo claim to the world title. 1 K»col>ar has now cleaned out all 1 challengers and becomes tho first I renl bnntnmwclght champion since ! Charley (Phil) Rosenberg won the I crown from Kddle (Cannonball) Mar! tin on March 20. Ifl.U. ' The Puerto Uloan floored Marino | flvn (linen arid butchered Ills face. ! lint luid to have the aid of a eommls- i Moti physician to get a knockout. Kieobar Hcoreil flvo knockdowns In the Nccond round. COAST LKAOfIC Won I'ortlnml ............. 81! Hun Ulego ........... X4 Seattle .............. SI !•••( i .r,4.i' i Holly wood Champs I Win Cage Contest! I The c'blof prizes to bo awarded [ winners nt tbo tournament Include the, Governor')! cup nnd a now trophy donated by the lute 1'rlwf .Sertfo M'lllvniil. Teams already entered Include CaHtro Valley Hanoho, l>el Mont';. HullnuH, 1..OS AngeleH, Haera- monto, Olympic Club, Hlvlcra, Hanta Itarbara, Ban Matco and 81111 Francisco. League Leaders YalTJfeea again ni victory look YOU DIDN'T KNOW ME-YE, YOU GAVE ME CREDIT IN LESS THAN S MINUTES" SAFETY Silvertmrn TIRES BATTERIES CAR RADIOS HOME RADIOS li Siivi-rtoivn Stores GLEOLTaa TWeNTY-FIBST AMD PHOUK Til easy as they hung up a 6-to-l triumph over tho Whlto Box yesterday, thereby Increasing their lead to 16Vi games. All the other clubs In both circuits were Idle HO tho net result of tho day'a performances was to drop tho White Kojt to fourth place, breaking their tie with the Timers, and leaving- the Giants 3H games ahead of the Cardinals and four In front of tho CubH, whose double defeat Sunday dropped them to third place. The Yankees needed only 11 more victories In their remaining 26 games to clinch the flag even if the second-place Cloveland Indians should perform the Improbable feat of winning 27 In a row. It dldnt matter at all yesterday that Frank Crosettl waa on the shelf with a spiked wrist that will keep him idle for two weeks and Red Rolfe bad a lame back. Bob (Hay) Seeds, spare outfielder, was drafted for third base duty and responded with two home runs to back up Johnny Broaca'a four-hit flinging. They accounted for three tallies and .Toe Dl Magglo ttent in the other two with his twenty-fifth four-play wallop. The Glanu looked good defensively In defeat, although Frank (Garbo) Oabler and Clyde]! Castleman yielded a dozen-hits. Warneke was even more effective, however, giving only six. hiu. whlf. 'ting seven anil. allowing only one Giant to get past first. An error accounted for that.' (Attociatcd rrfi /.rated \Virt) NATIONAL Batting—Mcdwlek, Cardlnuln, 370- P. Waner. Pirates. .362. Kuim—J. Martin, Cardinals, TOG; Ott, Giants, 103. Runs butted In--Mcdwlck, Cardinals, 12G: Olt, Olnntn. t n. Hits — Mcdwlck. Cardinals, 104; Dcmaree, C'ubs. ISO. Doubles -Medwlck, Cardinals, M; Herman, Cubs, 49. Triples—Uoodnmn, lleds, 13; Med- wlck. Cardinals, and Camllll, Phil! lies, 12. Homo runs—Ott, Glantx, 2S; Herger. HCCH. and Klein and Camllll, Mission Oakland Los A twit's San Fnini'luro Pacramrnto No 8,1 S^ SO 75 . C, I ;i Hrsultn 7f, 7T. 7« 77 7P 84 rrc** l.fn» TV Ire) Battling Parson in Ring Battle, L. A. Htoleri bam>H--.J. Martin, Cardinals. 20; tJ. Martin, Cardinals, 18. Pitching — J..IU-UM. Plrutos, 12-8; Hubbell, UlunlN, I'o (j. AMKIUCAN Batting — Averlll, Indlanu, .378; Gehrlg, Yankees, .37fi. Runs — Ck'hrlg. Yunkoi.-H, 145; Gehringer, Tlgprw. 124. Runs batted In— -Trimky, Indians, 130; Gehrlg, Yankees, 127. Hits — Averlll, lndlun», l| T93; Gohrln- ger, Tigers, 191. Baubles — Walker and Gohrlnger, Tigers, 40. Triples — Dl Magglo. Yankees, 15; Averlll. Indians, and Rolfe, Yankees, 14. . Home runs — Qehrlg, Yankees, 42; Trosky. Indians, 30. Btolen bases — Lory, Browns, 28; Powell. Yankees, 21. P)tchlng— Hadley, Yankees, 12-3; Pearson, Yankees. 17-6. I'rtm Lro»rit Wiret I.OH ANGKM5K, Sept. 1.— Phil Brulxtker, thn "Klglitltig PUI-HOII" from Dlnutta, Calif., tangleu wm, Pepo Del Klo. vntinin Mcxtru city heavyweight. In 10 round* or lfi»« tonight ut the Olympic Auditorium Tbo young northern Cullforntun. making bin debut here un<l hl« fli-nt start Hlnro ho dropped a decision to Jack Hlmrkey In Boston curlier thin suitimer, bun looked ImprcAulvu In workouts. Urubaker bus boon troubled with delicate hands, but hln Itandlors claim they arc In good Hhnpo, Del Hlo. di'splte a recen( decision over rugged Hutch HoRers of Ix>s Angeles, alno Is troubled with dell- culo fvuttin-H, noticeably nrounil the chin. He'll probably weigh flvo pounds ICKH than Hryl>a)ii>r Today ]IOH AngHon ni I'ortlnnil. Sacramento nt ^an Ulogo. Oakland nt Mission San I'YiiiH'lscn at Seattle. AMKIUCAN I,K.\(irK Wim Lout New York Ml 4'.! Cleveland C9 lid Detroit fiS (II I'hleagn 07 (V Washington lili 111' KOHIOII l)-| li.'i Phlltulelphlu 47 M St. Ixiul" 48 SI Pet. ! M\ .fitr,: .41)11 ! 3li7 ..1<5r NKW YOUK, Sept. t.- Tho Holly. wood I'nlvcrsals and tho Mcl'her- HOD, Kan . oilers, Olympic banket- hull champlonn, i)iit on a slow deuv otiHtratlon for New Yorkers last nlKht In an exhibition game which the t.'nlvcrnaln won, ST> to 80. It wns tho rubber match of a series of three games between the two team* and gavo thn Unlvcrtwls the right to claim world basketball su- j preinitcy. Universal led at tho hnlf. 21 to 1C, but tho oilers won Individual high i scoring honors when Innky Wlllard Schmidt raued nevon goals for 14 points. Cnrl shy was high for tho Holly woods with 12. Tho gamo was llstleHu und gavn no Indication of the ciiinhlned stri-iiKth of thn two nKgregntloiiH which swept tlu> Olympic KanifH. By PniL NEWSOM (United Prut Leaitd Wire) Sept 1.—The Detroit ^ Lions, professional champions of tho world, and the 1936 college all-stars open the football season in Soldiers Field tonight. At least 80,000 will pour Into tho huge lake (rent amphitheater for tho third annual floodlighted spectacle In this unique college-proles- slonal series. The heavier, faster, smoother Lions were 2-to-l favorites to defend tho prestige of professionalism. Thero wua little wagering despite the fact the Chicago Bears were held to -a scoreless tie In 1934 and barely won In a driving rainstorm lost year, 5 to 0. The outcome of the game means less to tho crowd, however, than the presentation of an unlimited supply of famous football characters—Jay Herwanger. Sheldon Belse, Keith Topping. Pick Smith. Dutch Clark, Rrnlo Caddell, Ox Emerson and do*- ens more. Th call-star squad chosen by readers of 182 newspapers In 40 states was regarded superior to tho previous colleglato groups due partly to the Increased scope of tho poll. Most credit, however, went to Coaches Bernlo Blerman of Minnesota, Do McMlllln of Indiana, Elmer Layden of Notre Dame and Lynn Waldorf of Northwestern, who drove the collegians to their peak in 18 days. In Earl (Dutch) Clark the Lions undoubtedly have tho greatest back- fleld star In tonight's cast. The all- stars hope to offset this advantage with a unified machine In which Captain Hlloy Smith of Alabama willy direct plays from quarterback. Jay Herwangc-r of Chicago and Bill Shakespearo of Notro Damo will work nt thn halves, and Sheldon llolso of Minnesota at fullback. Line Holds Key Tho backflelda will b« about equal and lino play should hold the key to victory. Defensively the collegians may bo superior at the, ends, which will bo manned by Keith Topping of Stanford and Wayne, Miller of Notro Dame. Dlek Smith, Minnesota, and Truman Spain, .Southern Methodist, aro two All-American Uickles towering as bulwarks of thn nil-star lino. Smith, who pi-Tyed against several touring profeslojial teams after hlu collegiate career ended laat fall, knows what to expect. Vern Oech, Minnesota, and Paul Tangora, Northwestern, will be at the guards and Oomer Jones, Ohio State's pudgy captain, will start at center. Kicking Important Slnco tho goal posts will bo planted on tho goal line—the one concession demanded by tho professionals—added emphasis was placed on the kicking. Marty Peters of Notro Daino and Babe Lo Vbtr of Minnesota nit; accurate place kickers. Tho Lions will rely on Clark, a drop-kicker, and tho veteran Qlen 1'resnell, placement star. Japanese Praises Sports in America SEATTLE. Sept. 1.—Enthusiastic about America's sports and telling of Japan's preparations for tho 1940 Olympic games In Toklo, S. Okura- ura, managing editor of the Osaka Malnlchl. a leading Japanese newspaper, was en route today to Chicago and New York on a month's tour of the United States. The editor said Japan has become Increasingly interested in sports In recent years, and has started preparations for the 19<0 Olympics. HH arrived In Seattle from the orient aboard tho liner Heian Maru. New York, i",, t'lilriiRu. (iinni'H Tudny < 'lil'-ngD ut N»w York Ht. I.OIllH III NN'MfhlllK'" lieirolt Ht I'lifladnlphlti Cloveland ut i NATIONAL LKAlU I AN MM \ i New York ........... 7V Ht. Louis ............ 7t Chicago ............ 7J j )MttNbiirgh .......... 0« I Cincinnati ........... r << { ItoHtnn .............. .">^ -ISriioUlyn ............ fin .r.s7 .(,s:i i.:'u .is<i .104 , I'i7 *- NIGHT BALL WALKEIJ, CUP GOLF PINE VAL.LI5Y. N. J., Sept. 1. fU. P.)-rTen Hritlsh and 11 United Stales golfers 'shot final practice rounds today In preparation for the .Walker cup golf matches to be played over tho Pine Valley Country Club course tomorrow nnd Thursday. Dr. William Twedell, captain of the British cup team, said hla play era were "ready 'to go but a bored." *>- Itl'Mllts Chlcugu, 1: NI-W York, » (illllll'S Tll(lll) Boston ul 1'lttnbiirKh. Itrooklyn at St Luiil". New York ut Chli-aK" I')illiulc-]|)hlrv al ('liii' OPEN LI5AGUK Won Lost Pet. Y. M. C. A 3 0 1.000 Shell Oil 2 1 .667 Anglo Bank o 4 .000 IteHulls Yesterday Y. M. C. A., 3; Anglo Bank. 1. Gamed Tonight V. M. C. A. v«. Shell Oil. i Diamond Dust Vrt$t Lcaetd Wire) \jt>n Wai-pake and Kthnn Allen. Cubs—Warneke nhut out GUuU with 6 hU«; Allen's triple le<J to only run of muue. ,, Dob Seeds and Johnny ltroa«a, Yankee*—SeeO* Ofovo 'In » ruiw with 3 homer* • aa' ttrouca burled 4-lUt ball to beat White Sox, 54. ARE GASOLINE DOLLARS SUPPING THROUGH YOUR FINGERS? 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