The Ottawa Herald from Ottawa, Kansas on April 18, 1963 · Page 3
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Sweet Old Lady Picks Mets, Senators At $50,000 To By JOE REICHLER Associated Press Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) - The normally stoic betting gentlemen of Las Vegas were "shook up" from their phlegmatic heads to their impassive heels recently. , All because of a little old lady who walked briskly into a legal letting parlor on the Strip one day last month, calmly laid a ; hundred dollar bill on the counter and declared she wanted a parlay :on the New York Mets and Washington Senators to win the Na- .tional and American League pennants. Even in jest a wager of this kind borders on the fantastic. The look of disbelief on the faces of the gentlemen behind the counter turned to shock as the little woman continued to press her advantage. "I understand," she said slowly and distinctly, "the odds are 100- to-1 against each team. A parlay should bring odds of 10,100-to-l. "A $100 bet, therefore, should net me exactly $1,010,000 if the two teams win. That includes, of course, my $100. "Isn't that correct, gentlemen?" she asked very innocently. When the manager of the joint finally found his voice, he managed to stammer that parlay betting was confined only to horse racing and that even if parlays on baseball were permited, the ACME Quality PAINT Annouce Their Grand Opening Celebration 4th and Main, Ottawa, Kansas May 2-3- 4 limit would be 500-to-l regardless of the odds. Undaunted, the knowledgeable lady pushed the C-note into the bookmaker's hand and said sweetly: "All right, then, you're betting me $50,000 to my $100. And I warn you, sir, I'm going to win. I had a dream last night." 11 Colleges In Relays Friday For a pleasant outing for sports fans, how about the Interdeno- maintional Relays scheduled in the cool of Friday evening, April 19, on Cook Field at Ottawa University. Eleven Kansas church-related colleges, including all the Kansas Conference schools, have entered. The preliminaries will begin at 4:30 p.m. and the finals at 7:30. There's no charge. Bill Boucek, OU's dean of men and track coach, said the Relays will be managed by OU students. He said Tabor and Plains are contenders, along with OU, Baker, C of E, Sterling Southwestern, Bethany, Bethel, Friends and McPherson. Challenge trophies awarded in the Relays are kept by the schools winning them three years in succession. Out to keep possession is Baker in the distance medley, Southwestern in the mile, 440 and 880 relays and C of E in the sprint medley. For Insurance On dwellings, household goods, buildings and automobile* See Dean Berlin. Agent 109 E Second Phone CH 2-2804 T1r*$tott* 39-Hour OPEN TILL 9 P.M. DAILY ENDS SATURDAY 6 P.M. Don't miss the greatest Firestone Tire Sale in years featuring sensational values on every Firestone tire in our inventory. NOTHING HELD BACK...THEY'RE ALL ON SALE! Hurry in and take your choice from thousands of brand new, factory-fresh Firestone tires. Our warehouses are loaded and we're priced for a sell-out. BEST TIRE DEAL IN TOWN FOR EVERYONE... From compacts to limousines... all sizes and types whitewalls and blackwalls... nylons and rayons... pick your tire and your price and we guarantee you'll save plenty of money. SUPER BARGAINS FOR PRICE BUYERS... Big selection of like-new original equipment, take-offs, low mileage used tires. Factory-Method New Treads, and limited stock of new tires with last year's tread designs. SPECIAL TRADE-IN BONUS! We're trading wild... you'll get an extra big trade-in allowance on your old unsafe tires. Don't risk tire failure... Swap 'em now for famous Firestones. FREE TIRE MOUNTING...NO WAITING! Fast, efficient service by tire experts, using the most modern equipment in town. CHOOSE YOUR TERMS...SAY "CHARGE IT!" No down payment with your old worn out trade-in tires. Pay weekly, bi-monthly or monthly. We handle our own accounts. FREE FREE FREE FREE FREE Come in for your free gift... no obligation. Refreshments will be served daily till 9 p.m. Come in and bring your friends and neighbors. f $$10110 Store 127 S. Main — Ottawa — CH 2-2468 League Leaders American I/eafne Batting (20 at bats) — Clmoll Kansas City, .409; Allison, Minnesota, .385. Runs — Charles, Kansas City, and Allison, Minnesota, 7. Runs batted In—Clinton, Boston, L. Thomas, Los Angeles, Allison, Minnesota, and Howard, * New York, 7. Hits—Yastrzemskl, Boston, Col- avlto, Detroit, Allison, Minnesota, and Boyer, New York, 10. Doubles — Battey, Minnesota, and Tresh, New York, 3. Triples—Ward, Chicago, 2; thirteen tied with 1. Home runs—Powell, Baltimore, Howard, New York, and Leppert, Washington, 3. Stolen bases — Aparlclo, Baltimore, 2; ten tied with 1. Pitching — Agulrre and Mossl, Detroit, 2-0. Strikeouts — McDowell, Cleveland, IS, Barber, Baltimore, and Agulrre, Detroit, 13. National League Batting (20 at bats)—Demeter, Philadelphia, .519; P. Alou, San Francisco, .484. Runs—Robinson, Cincinnati, 9; Mays and McCovey, San Francisco, and Qroat, St. Louis, 8. Runs batted In—Edwards, Cincinnati, 11; Demeter, Philadelphia, 9. Hits — Demeter, Philadelphia, 14; F. Alou, San Francisco, 13. Doubles—F. Alou, San Francls- co, 5; Calllson, Philadelphia, 4. Triples — Croat, St. Louis, 2; elPven tied with 1. Home runs—Snider, New York, on, Pittsburgh, and McCovey, San Francisco, 3. Stolen bases—W. Davis, Los Angeles and H. Aaron, Milwaukee, 3. Pitching—Drysdale, Los Angeles, Burdette, Milwaukee, Baldschun, Philadelphia, Sanford, San Francisco, and Washburn, St. Louts, 2-0. Strikeouts—Koufax, Los Angeles. 14; Maloney, Cincinnati, Drysdale, Los Angeles, Mahaffey, Philadelphia, and Brogllo and Washburn, St. Louis, 13. College Scores Baseball St. Benedicts 9, Bethany 6 Nebraska 17, South Dakota State 12 Indiana 7, Cincinnati 4 Track Tennis Kansas 9, Washburn 0 Kirksville State 8, Parsons (Iowa) 1 Springfield State 4, Warrensburg State 4 (tie, called on account of rain) Oklahoma State 7, Nebraska 0 Pomona Wins "B" Triangular POMONA — The Indians of Pomona High captured first place in a triangular "B" track meet here yesterday, picking up 85 points to 53 for Williamsburg and 29 for Princeton. The Indians were first in nine of 16 events. Princeton claimed four first - place wins and Williamsburg three. Tere are first place winners: Witham, Pomona, 120 high hurdles, 20.0; Schroeder, Pomona, 100 dash, 11.0; Heck, Williamsburg, mile, 5:46.8; Princeton, 880 relay, 1:52.6; Schroeder, Pomona, 440 dash, 59.9; Witham, Pomona, 180 low hurdles, 24.8 Richeson, Williamsburg, 880 run, 2:26.0; Princeton, medley, 4:33.2; Schroeder, Pomona, 220 dash, 26.0; Pomona, mile relay, 4:23.9. Hamilton, Princeton, shot put, 36 feet, five-eights of an inch; Stansbury, Williamsburg, discus, 96 feet, 6 inches; Collins, BREAKFAST Ham & Eggs with Coffee Open At 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sadie's Cafe Formerly Joe's Cafe North Main Pomona, 8 feet, 9 inches; Collins, Pomona, broad jump, 16 feet, 9^4 inches; Sand, Princeton, high jump, 4 feet, 11 and three-fourths inches, and Lantis, Pomona, javelin, 120 feet. C Of E Wins Triangular EMPORIA, Kan. (AP) - College of Emporia, with Manly Tubbs winning the 100, broad jump, high and low hurdles, easily won a triangular track meet over McPhcrson and Tabor Wednesday. C. of E. had 78 points, McPherson 4% Tabor 39&. Royce Mc- Clanahan of College of Emporia won both the half mile and mile runs. 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