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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22, 1949 BJ/YTHEVTLLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE FIVE Wilson Smothers I m bo den 27-7; Osceola Gains 14-6 Victory Over Huah KtllirlAMr fvarnAv T ._ ~ ~~~, : . . - * Bulldogs Garner HomecomingWin Victory w« Fifth In Row for Canines; Queen is Crowned By Jim De«r Courier News Correspondent WILSON, Oct. 22.— The Wilson High. School Bulldogs celebrated their annual homecoming last night with a muddy 27-7. victory over the CHICKS Sloan-Hendrlx Jmboden. . Academy eleven of •tfTne game was played in a steady ™ln and was highlighted by the crowning of Miss Martha Traylor as homecoming queen in pre-game ceremonies, she was crowned by Howard Woodyard. captain of the Bulldog eleven. Her maids were Mary Traylor, Virginia Ellen Bird, Jennie McAfee and Pitty Campbell. The Bulldogs got off to an early start by splashing their way to touchdown in the opening quarter. They started their scoring drive on their 40-yard line and it was climaxed by halfback Eugene Nixon plunging over from the two yard l.iic. The try for extra point was good. In the second quarter the Bulldogs rcored again on a 60-yard drive. Taking over on their own 40 they marched lo three straight first nnwns with Howard Woodyard rounding end from the 20 to score. Nixon carried for the extra point for a 14-0 lead. Imboden made it .14-7 in the third quarter, scoring their lone touch- oown on a 50-yard pass play from quarterback Estcs to end Starting. Kstes heaved from the 50, Starling took it on the 30 and had a clear field the rest of the way. Nixon Scores Again Wilson bounced back in the third period however, to again lake a U point lead on a 40-yard drive with Nixon plunging over from the one- jard line as a climax. Gene Wood- vard kicking Ihe extra point. The Bulldogs' final touchdown ^'as set up In the fourth period on •p 15-yard pass play from Howard ^Woodyard lo fullback H. P. Cash who latcralled off to halfback Tommy Boyles at the one. H. Woodyard plunged over from there to end the scoring. • For the Bulldogs, it was their fi/th consecutive victory and they remain the only unbeaten, untied team District Three and are leading contenders for west Memphis' District Class. B crown. .. Starting lineups: Imboden pos. Wilson Starling L.B McDanie Dent Jj.T. , Dougla: Pickett ...... L.G. .... Forrestei Stokes 'C Garret Porter R. G Kce Wallace R.T William Collins R.S. 1 G. Woodyard Estes Q.B. Ezell .... H\B. Willett H.B. Smith F.B. Substitutions: Wilson—Alexander Birch, Muncy, Nelson, Stanrod Webb, Roberts, Amundson, Ryals Jones, Crawford. Continued from Paje 1. touchdown.' with their place-kick- cr, Gee, out of the game, the Chicks sent quarterback Buddy Donner sneaking over guard on the extra point to try and he shouldered his way through into the end zone. But the chicks lead was short- lived for the Terriers bounced right back to knot up the score. Taking the after-touchdown kicker on their 30. the Terriers tried another Maley to Edwards pass but It was long arjd then Maley cut through a hole inside his own left tackle, angled nicely for the sidelines and scampered 62 yards to the BIy- theville eight. There. Edwords swapped places with reserve Walter Burke, a 130- nonnd tackle, and Burke In three cracks . at the. line crossed into Pay dirt. Charles Jensen, a reserve halfback, circled end. fumbled at the five, recovered and ran through four would-be Blvthevllle tacklcrs for the' seventh point. Terriers Grab Lead A Chick misciic set up the Terriers' second touchdown. The Terriers trictl the old on-side short kick on the kickoff and it worked. The kick barely reached the Chicks' restraining line and a Terrier lineman fell on It to gain possession at the BIytheville 45 just as the quarter ended. H. Woodyard Nixon Boyle Cash Football Scores •*- • '.T*' County BIytheville 20, Memphis Catholic Osceola 14, Hughes 6 Harrisburg 27, Keiscr 0 Dyess 20, Ltixora 6 Shawnee 12, Marion 6 Wilson 27, Imboden 7 Soulhcait Missouri Cape GIrardeau 12, .Jackson 0 Charleston 30. Caruthersville 0 Kennett 13, piggott 0 Sikeston 48, perryvllle d Cairo, I]],, 33, Poplar Bluff 7 Predricktown 19, Dexter 0 East prarie 12, Illmo-Fornfelt T Portageville 19, Hayti 0 Risco 18, Maiden 12 State Male High, 14 Little Rock 7 El Dorado 13, 5>lne Bluff 6 Van Buren 24, Fayetteville o Sm.ickover 0. Texarkana o (tie) Hope 0. camdcn 0 <tio) •(Stuttgart 12, Conway 0 W)rt Smith 18, Uussellville • o North Little Rock 7, Hot Springs Bccbe 6, Catholic High 0 Alma 21, Bcrryvllle 8 Parngould 0, Marked Tree 0 (tie) Arkactclphia 13, Prescott o Mena 2a, Mansfield 0 Springdale 28. Booneville 0 Rogers 6, Bentonville 6 (tie) Slloam Springs 33, Harrison 0 Bald Knob 7, Walnut Ridge 0 McGhec 14. Lake Village 12 Helena 6. Wynne 0 Marianna 6, Memphis East Hl°h 0 Kcnnett. Mo.. 13, Piggott 0 West Memphis at Earlc, postponed Searcy 12. Batesville 7 Nashville 12, Dicrks 7 Newport 39, Brinkley o Pickard's Gro and Market 1044 Chickasawbo SWIFTS PREMIU I BRANDED BEEF «V« Specialize in We Deliver Phone 2043 Plenty of Parkin* Sp*<* Fancy Meats and ' _. Groc«rie» Jensen knifed off three. Valley picked down on the 25 and for Hayti is Defeated By Portageville Indians Handed 19-0 Setback by Underdog New Madrid County 11 .POllTAOEVILLE, ,Mo., Oct. 22.— Porlaeeville last night came to life and pulled a southeast Missouri grid upset by downing Haytl's Indians. 19^0. ' -' ' , ' . However, the tilt was a non-conference one'for the Indians as Por- tagevllle will not begin official conference play in the Little Eight until next year. The Indians ground eating passing attack never got started. An aggressive Portageville line was largely responsible for stopping the visitors' aerial game. Haytl's passer's Just didn't have time to get the ball off and the Indian offense never .penetrated Portageville territory with any serious scoring threats. FortaBeville picked up its first score in the first quarter when Hayti's Notgrass dropped back to punt. The Porlageville line sifted through and the kick was smothered end recovered on the Hayti seven. Three plays were needed, for the yards each for a total of 55 yards. penalty against the Chicks moved the bail to the 10. Jensen went over, tackle to the two and an offside penalty against the Chicks put the ball on the one from where A5aley plowed inside tackle to score. Jensen on the extra point try fumbled the pass from center, picked the ball up on the 15 and ran through the entire left side of the BIytheville line to give the Terriers a 14-7 lead. A Terrier punt blocked by one of their own players set up the Chicks' second touchdown. The Chicks had punted to the Canines on their own 25 and the ball went Into play there. Maley tried one running play but tile Chicks' big forwards rose up to stop him for a one-yard loss and he elected to gamble with a quick kick on second down. Maley stepped back from the regular single wing formation but he didn't step back quite far enough and kicked the ball squarely Into the back of Jensen who was protecting him, and a BIy- theville muddy shirt covered the ball at the 20. Chicks Score Again Lutes fumbled but Lum recovered for a four- yard loss on the first play and on the second Mel Hay passed a beauty to end John Hutcherson in the end zone for the touchdown. The Chicks fumbled on the extra point try and the score stood at 14-13 Catholic. Blytheville's defense stiffened nfter that touchdown and forced the Terriers to punt from their own 15- yard line. The punt was almost blocked but Maley got it away with the ball going out on the Catholc 45. Hay came back in to statt another aerial attack and threw to Hutcherson again but the ball sailed over his head. A 15-yard roughness penalty gave the Chicks a fust down on the Terriers' 30 and on the next play, Hay found Lum in the end zone and spotted him perfectly witli a 30-yard heave for the Chicks' third touchdown. Reid sloshed his way over ta'ckle into the end zone foV the,extra point. At halftimc the score read 20-14 BIytheville. That wns al! of the scoring for the night. The last two quarters was a battle of defenses and punts. Both teams threatened in the latter quarters, however, and In the fourth period the Terriers on a well executed pass play scored the tying touchdown but it was called back to the BIytheville 30 and the Terriers penalized 15 yards for clip- png. Tlie pass went from Malcy to halfback Dan Bruch in the flat at the Catholic 15 with Bruch going 83 yards to pay dirt but the officials rilled clipping at the 30 and the score was nullified. Terriers Forced lo Punt The Chicks held, forcing the Terriers lo punt after the touchdown ivas called back and for the remainder of the quarter the Chicks controlled the ball except for two plnys when the two teams traded fumbles at the BIytheville 20. The game ended at the Blylhe- ville 20 with a first class rhubarb Lhat could easily have developed Into a free-for-all had it not been for the quick action of the coaches •n getting their players off the field. In spite of the roughness and numerous visible fouls In the game penalties were relatively few. The Chicks were assessed two 15-yard penalties and five more for five tackle . up a first i Tlie 'Terriers' were assessed three 15- a roughivss | yarders ana two, more for five yards each for a total of 55 yards. As far as the roughness was concerned It would be hard to single out any one player or either team, as .a matter of fact, as the direct cause. It was the general opinion of the tans and players alike that it was as much one's fault as It was the other. la any event, there were plenty of fouls visible to the fans and both teams were criticized severely. Play ot both teams Improved considerably In tlie second half, how ever, and this can be laid to the coaches who evidently gave the players a little extra special in th« way of a between halves pep talk. To single out offensive and defensive stars of either team would be the next thing to the impossible. Everybody played hard but the unusual amount ot roughness in the first half overshadowed any spectacular performance by any one or group of players. , For the Chicks it WHS their third win of the season against two defeats, boosting their average past the .500 mark. And for the Terriers it was their fifth consecutlv. loss of the season. Starting lineups: Catholic High I>os. Blyiheville Hill L.E GurlC' Under L.T Lloyt McDonald .... L.O Phillips Stewart G. ... Wunderlicl Ryan R.Q Corner Hodgson R.T Boyd Bagwell . R.E. Hal Valley q.B Gee Bruch H.B Lutei Maley H.B Lun Edwards P.B Reid Substitutions: Catholic High— Burke, Llmbcrg, Turvey, Jensen Shipley, Hanna, McGofl, calvert Owens, Etheririge, LafTerty. BIythe- ville—Dormer, Droke, Hutcherson Criner, Anderson, Berry, Mel Hay, Daniels and Mack' Hay. Scorini touchdowns': BIytheville — Lutes, Hutcherson, Lum. Catholic High- Burke, Maley. Extra points: BIy- theville—Donner and Reid. Catholic Hlgh-^lcnsen 2. Officials: BUI Pitlany, referee; Bob Porter, umpire; Jerry Burns, linesman; Jim Murrtaugh, field, judge. Statistics BIytheville First clowns 7 Yds. gnd. rushing 139 Passes attempted & Pasjs* completed Yds. gnd. passing Passes Int. by Punts . Avg. per punt Kickofts . Avg. per klckori"! No. penalties Yds. penalized .. 3 eo 2 4 31 5 34.9 7 55 Individual Records BIytheville Player Reid Lum . Lutes . ... Catholic HI 8 93 16 a 106 0 T 28',5 3 17.S 5 55 Hutcherson Catholic High Player Edwards . Valley ','.'.. Matey 7 Burke ...• 3 Jensen 12 Tries . 13 . « .. 12 ,. 1 1 34 Tries 10 4 Ond. 47 12 77 7 -4 139 Gnd. 2 4 57 10 20 3.6 3 6.4 3.5 -4 4.09 Avg. .20 1 8.14 3.33 1.67 GOVERNMENT LOANS ON SOYBEANS AVAILABLE The Wilson Soya Corporation at Wilson, Arkansas, operates government licensed warehouses and is pr«Pared to place the grower's beans in (he irovernmenl ban at S2.1I per bushel f or No . 2 ycl]ow or green beans, and issue warehouse receipts directly to the grower on them within 12 hours afttr unloading. Wilson Soybean Corporation Baseball Loop Sought For Eastern A rkansas BIytheville has boon invited to discuss with representatives of-other Bastern Arkansas cities „ proposal to reactivate the old Northeast Arkansas Baseball LCI sue Worth D. Holder, manager ot the BIytheville Chamber of Commerce Shawnee Defeats Marioii 12 to Six Game is Pfayed in Rain qnd Muddy Field With Many Miscues By Charley Felts Courier News Correspondent MARION, Oct. 22—The Sluiwnee Indian* were bsck on the victory trail today. following their rain- soaked 12'-6 decision over the Marlon Tartans here last night. The game was played in a steady rain and on a muddy field that up fumbles numerous and play hard. Hallback Eddie Adams came with a bit of Irony to give the Indians the win. Adams scored both of Shawnee's touchdowns. His first came on the fifth play of the first quarter on a 65-yard jaunt, and he scored the second on the fifth Play of the fourth quarter on a 10- yard run. Mirion Scorn In Flnul rerioil Marion's lone tally came In the' fourth quarter .after Shawnee had done all its damage. Jennings picked up the touchdown on a 30-yard trek around end and went Into the -_ Commerce + said yesterday. Mr. Holder slated that was In receipt of a letter from Hersohel Bobo, who managed the BIytheville GlanLs back In the NBA League days nnd who It now a Helena businessman and chairman of the Baseball Committee of the Helena Chamber of Commerce, Inviting BIytheville to be included In (lie discussion of plans for the re-activation of tho Class D circuit. •In his letter Mr. Bobo siigeested that a Class D league• to inclule six or eight Eastern Arkansas cities be discussed and suggested that the league be known as the Eastern Arkansas League. Helena recently sold Us franchise ill tho Class C Cotton States League and Mr. Bobo. who WILS buslne.« manager aijd former manager of the Helena club, said that a group of Hlcna nd West Helen business men Is Interested In the forming of a Class D loon. He asked that any persons or civic groups In BIytheville 'Interested in the formation of such a tongue, communicate with htm so that plans for the league may be started. Howin the matter was to "try to pro- ever, he staled that his sole object mote organized baseball for Helena by end zone after being touched only one Shawnee player. The Indians, realizing that the chins were down as far as their season was concerned, 'were up for this one. They played heads-up ball all the way and took andvantagc of every Marion mlscue. The win gave the Indians' a 3-3 record for the season. Next week they play the Luxora Panthers at Luxora. Starting hneuos: Slmwnee fat. Marion Welch L E. ..... Simpson B. Childers .. L.T Freeman Suiter L.O. .-.;.. Jackson Bca ° O. .^.. Bramucci Luaderdale .. R G. ... Black ford Robertson ...R.T Piranl J. Adams ... R B Murphy Haskctt Q B Nci)1 Housuman .. H B. .... Jennings E. Adams ... H B Wemlel Lame P.B. ... McKiimcy Substitutions: Shawnee — Speck S. Harrison, Richards, and P. Chll- derj. Marlon — Burns. McOalphin 'Rogers, Enzor, Sides. • and West Helena." The Northeast Arkansas League, which included seven Eastern Arkansas and one Southeast Missouri cities, was disbanded with the outbreak of World War II. Horrisburg Hands Yellow Jackets of Keiser 27-0 Loss KEISER. Oct. 22.—Keiser High School's Yellow Jackets dropped a 27-0 decision to a strong llarrlsburg eleven here last night In a rain- soaked, mud-bathed game played on the high school athletic field. H»rrisburg scored once in every quarter, mostly on long runs »nd its defense kept the Yellow Jackets' T formation pretty well bottled up all night. Keiser never ottered » serious threat but twice during the game moved to the Harrlsburg 30 only to have the drives stopped short rumbles caused by the extremely wet add marred play In th» game. Mixed Tip Dogs are allowed to roam free and cat« an chained up In French Indo-Ohlna. There the women wear, trousers and the men wear skirts. tcore. In the third Quarter a bad pass Irom center sailed over the head of Indian quarterback Chlsm. it was recovered in the end zone by Portageville which added the point on a. plunge over tackle. Portageville started its final touchdown by taking over on the Hayll 30. :n four plays the victors added their final score The Indians, looking forward to next week's vital conference tilt with Dexter, were down for last night's eame and Portageville'., hard-charging line took advantage of the fact Lange Wildcats Beat Central 21-7 In Y League Play Lange's Wildcats established themselves as a definite championship threat In the "Y" Grade School football league yesterday afternoon with a decisive. 21-7 decision over stubbor Central Crimson Title 1 ot Little Park. Through the line, Lange's offense was slopped cold but their sweeping end runs sparked by Donald "Duck" Webb. "Lefty" Hurt and Geno Penn were the deciding factor. Jodie Hall was the one-man show for the Tide both oil offense and defense. Central received the opening kick-off and kept the boll unti the last play of the period, racking up three consecutive first downs and moving the ball almost the length of the'field before losing it on downs on the Lange 15. Lange's first play from scrimmage was an omen of things to come »s Webb skirted right end for 20 yards. On the first play of the second quarter Webb again carried and reached the five before being downed. David Holt then went over on a reverse for the TD. Webb made the extra point on a short end run. After the kick-off, Central was unable to gain and had to kick. Lnnge alternated Penn, Hurt and Webb, with the later running « yards for the score and also the exlra point, -to lead 14-0 at the half. In the third period, Lange received and on the first play, Freddie Akers 15 yards to left end Coleman. Penn then ran It 35 yards for the score and Holt made his second extra point on the same reverse play. Th« central score came late in the third period, when Central mounted a sustained drive with Hall going over from the t and fumbling the fumble being recovered (n ihe end zone by Jerry Brown for the TD. Brown took It over for the extra point. Fort Smith Cos Firm Plans Line to Corning LITLE ROCK, Oct. 22. (AP) — The Fbrt Smith Oas Corporation has proposed to build a gas dlstrl- btillon system at Corning, Ark. The corporation asked the Arkansas Public Service commission to approve plAns (or the system and a six-mile pipe line to connect with the line of the Mississippi Fuel Cor- Caruthersville Drops 20-0 Tilt Tigers Lose Big 8 Decision to Strong Charleston Eleven CHARLESTON, Mo., 'Oct. 12 — Caruthersvllle's Tigers played one of their best garnet of the year here ast night but It wasn't quite good enough and Charleston came off with a 20-0 win. The Tigers, experimenting with a new lineup, filled the air with passes, completing seven for 74 yards, '•lehile, new addition to the Tiger Jackflc'ld, passed well only to see ome of his belter tosses dropped by receivers. Charleston scored in the first quarter when Soot »wept around 'nd and scampered M yards on the longest run of the night. Moppj passed for the point. Mopps passed to early In the iecond half on a play which covered 24 yards to Ihe Tieerj' eight. Farmer bucked over and Mopps added the point. Mopps Punts n YaMs A terrific punt by Moppa set up Charleston's final score In the Isst quarter. With the ball on the Charleston 20 and fourth down, Mopps dropped back and booted a low punt which hit in Tiger territory and trickled, end over end, downfteltl before coming to rest on the Caruthersvillc eight. A penalty put the ball on the Tiger three. Cantrell kicked, from Ills end zone and Carver ran the punt back to the Tiger 11. Hess went over from one yard out. Carutiiersvllle can take heart even in the loss. The Tigers showed a more dangerous olfense last night than at any time this year. Both teams were heavily penalie- cd however, and the Tigera' cause suffered most from the penalties. Transition of Mehrle from center to quarterback proved n smart move on Coach Emil Boepple's part. Mclirlc ran and passed Well last night. Morgan, Tiger halfbtcV, ran well and plucked two 'Charleston from ttie'Rlr'oh defense. F/ Dorado Nips Pine Bluff 73-6; TigersDefeated Once again, it appears. Little <ock and El Dorado will fight it out for the Btg Six football championship. And they meet next Thursday night in" the capital city El Dorado's Wildcats emerged as "iff threats to tho defending jjiamploiu by turning back the 3 Jne Bluff Zebras, 13-6, In the f ca . lire of Friday night's muddy round Arkansas High School ei'ld ac- Caruthersville Lncey ... Jones ... Fikc Goodln . Watkiiu Jarrett . Bostlc .. Mehrle .. Waldron Oantrell Morgan . Po«. LE . LT .IiO . O... BO RT. BE QB . KB HB FB Charleator .... Layton .. Osborne Berr' .. . :Laste: .. Latimon .. Fletche .. Marsha , He: ... Farme .' Scot Thompson Henderson Back Leads Rushers In AIC Contests LITTLE ROCK, Oct. 22. (ff>| . James Elhrldge, Henderson's battering fullback, Is leading the Arkansas Intercollegiate Conferenc* in Individual rushing and scoring. In four conference games, he hai netted 487 yards on 82 carries, an average of rs.9 yards per try, and has scored 38 points. The best rushing average, however, Is the 16.1 yatds per carry chalked Up by Harold Waggoner of Little Rock Junior College in ripping off 225 yardt in his only conference tilt. Jack Scott of Henderson is tops in total offease. rushing and passing for 566 yards on 78 playi — an ••verage or 73. The passing leader Is Sam Bailey of Ou»chlt»,- -who has connected on K of «2 throwi for 3»S yard». Balley'B favorite target, Paul Klrlc- patrick, is the No. 1 receiver, hivln* caught ibt for It* yardi, Minor of ouachlU puhters with in average yards on 15 kicks. Henderson leads In team offenie with 1,414 yards, althoilth Little Hock's 509 yards In one league game tips the Reddles average per game. Th« statistic!, compiled by «tatls- tlclan Johnle Burnett, include eam« through Oct. IS. of th« 3«.7 noratlon. Cost for both pipe line and <5U- tributlon systems was estlmaUd »t 1110,814. The commission recently authorized the Fort Smith compuny to construct a »lmllar system at Poca- hontaj. BLYTHEVILLE LEGION ARENA VVRESTLING _ ... LOWEST ADMISSION PRICE ANYWHKREI Reserved Seals on Sale at iht ,*«<,„ Arena from 6 p.m. Every Monday Monday, October 24^ ADULTS 50c - CHIU)RBN 15< New Starting Time 8:16 BOX SEATS 1S« EXTRA TAG MATCH Ion. It was Pine the Bluff's first defeat year and left only Little » lld El Dor»do-whlch have led the last two times they have met—with unblemished Bis six 'cords. Little Rock suffered Its first loss 1 the season Friday night, but It hid nothing to do with the title ace. The Tigers were beaten, 14-7 by Male High at Louisville, Ky. A ten-yarn toucnaown pass from Silly Wayne Ballard to Tommy Oarllngton In the last '30 seconds °i th« game gave El Dorado It's •Ictory. The teams hnd been tied 1-6 since the second Junrter, when »th scored touchdowns but missed rl«s for extra points. Little Rock took a 7-0 lead on he first play from scrimmage at jjutsvllle. a 73-yard pass from Sobby Spann to Billy Beavers pro- luclng the touchdown. But the Kentucklans struck for two fourth- quarter tallies. Weather conditions may or may not have been responsible, but upsets were nearly as plentiful as raindrops and mud puddles around the state. One favorite which followed the script, however, was Van Burcn The Pointers sacked up the district one championship «nd a berth in' the postseason class AA playoffs by walloping Fayeltevllle 24 to 0. Plbyd Sageley scored two touchdowns, passed for a third and set up the other with a pass interception. Sloppy footing wan very much in evidence In the Seventh District where two key games—Smackovcr- es SeminolesTake Muddy Thriller Tribe Overcomes Blue Devils' Early Lead to Gain Victory HUGHES. Ark., Oct. H-Osceoh'. Semlnoles spoiled Hughe* t «-<, lead 1" the early minutes of the first quarter and then c»me back to ruin the letter's homecoming by tho score ot H-«. Conllniioiu rains ana a alc-ppy ficia Impeded both offense* and did much to halt the efficient, passing game of the Semlnoles. Led by the running or Paul fltll- wcll and Spiers, the Semlnolej marched from their own 48 to th» Hughes four. From that point, Stll- well bucked over and a Spiers-to- Welnburg pass for the point «av» Qsceola a 7-6 lead. , , Scnre In Final Quarter The Scmlnoles put the game on Ice In the final quarter when Paul Stilwell blocked a punt on thu Hughca 29 «nd Dunn recovered In the end zone. Osceola added the final point on a smash Into the line. In the third quarter the Seml- nolcs, paced by Dunn and Stilwell. ground out short gains to pick ui> two flrsl downs and move 25 yards to mldlleld. Here the drive bogjett however and Osctola was forced to punt. Near the end of the third quarter the Hughes llne\ held the Semlnoles for downs on the 30, stopping another drive. Osceola appeared to be on another march but the end of the gimo stopped the drive near mldlleld. and Hope-Camdcn — scoreless ties. Heavily Texarkana wound up favored flmackover didn't make tint dovn as It elected to punt first down most of the time to play for breaka th»t never came. Colder Weather Follows General Rains in State BJ- The AMOCIalctl frttm An almost general r»ln continued to pelt most of Arkansas Friday night ana. driving winds sent tem- P"» tur e« dropping throughout the In Fayettevllle, the mercury nosedived from R modernte 74-deg«e« to a chilling 35 Friday. Texarkana. experienced much'the same treatment with '2.31 Inches of rainfall thrown In. The temperature dropped from OS-degrees to 65 during the early hours Saturday. Fbrt Smith residents shivered under «3-de«ree weather and reported .« inches rainfall. Water still covered a portion or th» main Uttl* Rock-st. Louis highway near Judsonla. Tlie route w«j closed by the Arkansas Highway Department Friday and traffic Mnt over another highway. and Hollywood Continued From ft it. 4 th»y |ot along well together co-opemed with each oth«r In an e«tr«mtly polit» manner. When one photog happened to step In front of another one just as the first on« shot a picture, he took off hU hat, bowed and apologized. The other did the «ame. In Hollywood they .would both have Xtck«d each other'a tetth out, • "At the hotel where we're stay- Ing there's a constant lineup of Italian actors In the lobby, all applying for Jobs In the plcturt. Some wag has gotten a lot of laughs by painting ji sign outside the entrance. It reads: 'Central Cutlng: Abbott Teamed With Carter on Wrestling Card Ace Abbott, a newcomer toughle from Chicago will m>ke his Initial wrestling appearanca h»r* Monday night In the- tag match main event of the Amerfcsh Legion's weekly wrestling bout* at Memorial Auditorium. , Abbott, a 200-pound veteran will team with Chico Cortez, the Mexican bad boy, In the tag match feature bout agaltut Ralph Oambldl nd Don Keene. . . Abbott \n ratM by other wr«tl«rj as a tough opponent with plenty of experience In the grunt and groan business. He moved to thi* circuit only recently after appearing in several MId-WMt<rn Motion*. Keene, a younger brotherOf-vet- eran Charley Keene, will be making his second appearance here In itwra than a year. He returned to th« local ring two weeks ago fttfer a lengthy abeence. . . . . Beside. 1 ; the main event two one- fall preliminary bout*, arc also on the card. In the first Keene Till battle Cortes and in the secoraj Abbott will swap hold* wit Lift Term Recommended For Convicted Slaver HAMBURG, Ark., Oc. ». (AP) — Life Imprisonment hss b«*n recommended tor a Little Rock cotton oil mill worker found guilty of th« first degree murder of hU father. An Ashlt'y County Circuit Court While, M, a former Texas convict, jury yesterday convicted Hugh after deliberating 35 minutes. Dite for the sentencing was not announced. City Marshal Mead W. WhtU of Portland, Ark,, wac fatally b«at«n with >n Iron pipe in th* btdroom of his houssv FOR SALE TWIN GABLES CLUB See mt penonally or Phone 3984. J.J. Hargett OWNER DON KEENE and RALPH GARABALDI versus ACE ABBOTT and CHICO CORTEZ Also Two 1-Fall 30-Minutt Match* Abbott VJ. Garaboldi LEVEE TAXES NOW DUE! WILL BE IN OSCEOLA Oct. 17th to 22nd. At Court House MANILA, MONDAY, Oct. 24th, At Ritz Thtatre One day only LEACHVILLE, TUESDAY, Oct. 25th, One day only At General Ins. Office DYESS, WEDNESDAY, Oct. 26th, One day only At Mr. Johnson's Office JOINER, THURSDAY, Oct. 27th, One day only At Miss. County Bank LUXORA, FRIDAY, Oct. 28th, On* d»y only At Miss. County Bank OSCEOLA, SATURDAY, Oct. 29th, One day only At Court House. S«e me ot those places or mail your check (with exchange} or Money Order (without exchange) to me at Wilson. EMILY P. TRAMMEL Levee Tax Collector Box 327 Wilson, Ark.

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