The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on October 25, 1932 · Page 6
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 6

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Tuesday, October 25, 1932
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SIX \ mi BUI Not Same As When Rockne Held Sway But Still Plenty Hot. BY. JIMMY DONAHUE NBA Servkt Sports Writer 'Two years with Rockne have brought about some changes in Koirc Dame football, nut ihc 1932 team is plenty good! Its first three games of the year against Haskell, Drake and Car. ' negie Tech "revealed the following: ' (.The Irish horde has Just as strong a scoring punch as any team the South Demi institution ever had. • • There's a great deal more bed in ; the line and Ijackflcid, and Rcckne's famous "watch charm' guards, the last and probably nicst famous of whom was litsic Bert Metzger, arc replaced by big bruising fellers. With a varsity roster that Includes 106 players, 23 of whom are ' veteran lettermcn. Coach Hunk Anderson can play chess, checkers, or dominoes with his Hue .and backfleld, and not weaken ii to any noticeable extent. • • * * * -In the games against Haskcll and Drake, the Irish ran up 135 points. True, the opposition was not the stllest in the league, but any team that can run up a point a minute against those two teams in clicking letter perfect. -The summaries of these two games reveal the strength ot the Irish so-called reserves. The report of the Haskell game showed: ."Touchdowns— Banas 3, Melin- kovich (sub for Banas) 3, Hayan . (sub for Melinkovicli) 2, Lukals (sub for Koken), McGufT (sub for Lu'kats), Tobin (sub for Shccket- sld)." -That of the Drake game showed: "Touchdowns— Banns 2. Melin- tovich (sub for Banns), Brancheau (sub for Skeckctskl), Kcsky (sub for Varco), Lukats (sub .for Reseller), Kokcn, Cos; tello (sub for Brnncheau), Labome (sub for Koken)." When one guy gats a ,fqw touchdowns out of his system, An• derson give another a chance at gamboling o'er the lea. .And it looks like -a big year tor Steve Banas! * • • The team this year, its second under Anderson, shows a tonden- py to veer frcm Rocknc's pcn,- chant for 'light, fast men. Anderson may have his own ideas about what a football team should be. . It remains, however, that his 1932 sqliijd Is' a lot heavier thtm past Irish aggregations. Two years ago' little Bert Mclz- . ger,' flghting: weight 155, was the front page thriller of the squad. I This 'year finds an entirely different type of guard playing on both sides of the center. Anderson explains that the new rule, prohibiting ungctitlemaniy use of the 'hands, has made it necessary to replace the short and scrappy guards of yore with some big bruising hulks designed to resist the steam roller rushes at the center of the line by weight and power alone. . His tv;o selections for this post . are Norm Greeney, Cleveland, O.. boy, and Jim Harris, Bcllaire, O. This is Greeney's third y,ear with the squad. He weighs 190, and stands 0 feet 2 inches with his bare tootsies on the ground. -He plays on the right side of the line. Harris is not quite so heavy and tall as Grccney, but he is far ;rom the. "watch charm" type. .lc weighs 188, and is 5 feet 10',-j. '•Following Is a tentative lineup showing the size of one ot the several fronts Coach Anderson can play on the field: . Kosky, 1. e., weight 185, height 6 : .feet 2; Krause, 1. t., weight 212, height 6 feet 2; Harris. I. g,, height 188, height 5 feet 10 ii; Gorman, c, weight 190, height 6 feet 1; Greeney, r. g., weight 190 height 6 feet 2; Kurth, r. t weight 204. height 6 feet IVi Host, r. c., weight !75, height E, feet 11; Jaskwhich, q. b., weight JW, height 5 feet 11; Lukats I h.,. weight 185, height 0 fcef Brancheau, r. h., weight 185, height 5 feet 10!i; Mehnkovich I. . b, weight 180, height 6 feet The team averages about 18' pounds. Anderson has a great fleet ni running backs this year. He alio has a fine nock of blockers. Bu ever since Frank Carideo left th, South Bend school of learning, tin Irish have been below standard a quarter. . This is" chuck Jashwhich' third year, with the squad. HI experience" should entitle him t regular position as signal calle and field general. But his pas pertormancts leave much to be de sired and, if he runs true to tit form sheet this year, Anderso wfll probably delve into the mk die of the pack and unearth ar oibor startling quarterback. .Perhaps this fellow will be lilt U«tt« Vejar, who is starting h second year ' on the squad. Th little fellow- JundJed his charge /•• .wen in the early games this yea periapt hell develop into on J^WHgVjLLE._(ARK.) COURIER NEWS -And Neither Is He fat, Not Thorp _«'s Sure Foot "Kicked Harvard to Defeat in 1911 £ TUESDAY, OCTOBRKgn 1935, im Harris, tnard... .he holds up t he Ml side ot Ihe Noire Warne line. Ncrman Greeney, guard....he hold., up the right side of (he Nolr Dame line. They tell you that football Is a »me that helps to build youth's haracter. If the team doesn't win, rowevcr, tlic coach— who happens 0 be the man hired to build the oung men's characters—is fired, ^s, one of life's sweet., lessons lat n young football player sure' learns is that it is Just too bad yon don't win. Well? * •. * ' ireal Help to Traffic There really Is no excuse for n tan who 1ms played college foot- all for not slapping on the brakes 'hen he hears Die shrill tootle-oo f the traffic policeman's whistle. n n modern game of football, with referee who is inclined to take ie rules seriously, your young ootball player gets all the practice e needs at whistle-listening. Col?go football oug-IH to be n great elp to automobile traffic. * * • •'ork f w Painters! New York race tracks have been peclnlizing In snappy paint jobs tely. The idea is to take a good orse,-<is S iiise him with the mark- gs of a cheap plater, enter him 1 a race, as the plater and clean > on the bookies. This oiight to clp .solve tlie unemployment sit- atlon ampng Manhattan painters . * * • ow Abo«t Gene? The late Jimmy .Deforest, wlio nined many fighters in his dny, marked Omt.Firpo was a good ghter "because he .came from t;-.e utters, and nil good fighters come om th; gultcra." It is to be won- ercd If Gene Tuimey wasn't an xception to Jimmy's axiom. Cer- >inly he didn't come from the gut- rs, but from n good Christian o:ne, and, well—wasn't ho a good ghter? * • » >eprcsslon. Sunny Jim Filzsimmons trained orses during the summer racing Mson that won more than $300.00 in stakes and purses. Inasmuch <s Jim gets 10 per cent of the win- ings, it looks like lots of Ice cream nd many movies for Filz this win- er. No wonder that line. "He was great admirer of the thorough- red race horse," creeps into so uuiy biographies. * • * tajah Left Out The last unanswered question of he baseball season, it seems to me. s: "Why didn't they give Rogers fornsby his world series share?" If ever n nmn deserved a full share, H was ihe Rnjali, wlio developed the ball club with which Charley Grimm went on lo win the pennant. Judge Lnndts doesn't seem to know the misiver. Nobody .wems to have the answer. Hornsby, one of the Dealest figures baseball has known. Is allowed to pass from the game under n cloud, his status unexplained.-Well? ., . H»re Yon Ar*. Mtir In keeping with oiir anriuai custom or writing during ' each ' football season one paragraph about strange'names, leb'-lt' now be recorded that the name of tlie rtu'ar- terback' at Vandcrbllt Is Mighty- Close. But we ' don't know whether ne's Scotch, or what. • * • Crislrr's Opinion rtltz Orisler. former Minnesota coach, now building character at Princeton; was n »b>d U:e other day to compare 1 eastern arid middle- western football. His reply was'that in technique'and coaching, the two sectors were oh a'par/but that there .wns some.'dinerenre In material, more men being available to Big: Ten--coachos. He might, have Eone further, if he had been an nr- .nt middlewcsternetv and nd-led hat afier-all-it's-the players who Play the game. :. Sfven I.IDC Coaches There are seven coaches assigned to coach the Duke Universlfv "ne.'one' conch to• each T 1 HK statue IF A u g u s t e Rodin's "THINK RR." Taper was invented about 105 A. D.;. Ink sboat COO 'A. D Niagara's brtuk iSi recedlnif abou 2 ',4 P.P-K t''A VEAR. ,' man..;It.ought to work out fine— If each coach ,hasn't tv 'different Idea about line play. Cow to Hire Aronncl William Nicolet of'.Slnirllcfr °' H ° t<5 fullback on «'e sum*. a Buard 011 "'e school's basketball team, one of the leading hitters on the baseball team, a track threat with the discus mid javelin and "n play an acceptable game of tennis. BY ART KKRN/, NEA Servlct Spurts Writer One of the greatest names Jim lioriw ever played and one which old Pop Warner, present coach of Stanford, will ahvays cherish, occurred on Nov. 11, ion. On that day Carlisle, Warner's famous team of itdskins, went cast to play Harvard. Tlie Inilinn school was underrated In the cast. I'^rcy Haug'.-.iaii late Harvard coach, thought so lit- ib of Wnrlier's redskins tliat lr started his second team, believing thai his strategy would put the old jlnfciiorlly complex on t!:c Carlisle Hut Warner matched strategy with strategy. Hu kn-\v that tl:c Eljeclatfirs, as well ;i. 5 Har.^htcn, ;x- |«ctcd the great Tho!-;>',> to run will' Hie ball. Instead of sending Jim an hi:; long jaunts, Warner made him block and give the ball to other backs. Early in the game Haivaru imsii- ecl across a touchdown will) It.s second .siring. They kk-ke-.l the extra point and Ihe score was G-0. (/I touchdown 'was live points then.) The Crimson relaxed n liit after (his and, at. a point where they were forced back to their m:i 13- yard line, Thorpe crossed them up by bootlnj; a place kick from a difficult portion. Again carli'slo carried ihe bali dawn the field behind Thorpe's interference. On the Harvar.1 43-yard line. Jim dropped back and booted another field goal, tying (he score Before the half ended he kicked the third, this time from the 37-yard line, putting Carlisle ahead by a score of 9-C. Candidates Virtues Debated PHILADELPHIA (UP)—A lively- debate on the attributes and shortcomings of the presidential candidates 'marked n meeting in the old Frank-ford Friends Meeting House. The meeting was sclicdiiletl us a forum. " Watch Dug. Favors Thieves DURHAM,: N. H./CUP)—The police dog; ; mnsccjt tit . a University of Ne\v. Hampshire fraternity slept soundly while thieves robbed the house, but would not let Police Chief Louis Boyden enter regulars, thinking 1 g punch In Harvard held (he 48-yard line, it was -4TOVS - -4 GOALS Haughton started his second siring again the second half. Carlisle, expecting the first sqim-l relaxed H'licu they found the reserves l», and tr.e Crimson managed to push across another touchdown and kick a field goal to take the lead, 15-9. Thorpe then got peeved. He began to run with the ball in th» manner of a wild bull headed tor oats or nay. He ran 10 yards for a touchdown in ninp plays, and made Hie exfra point, making the score 15 all. TJien Hiuighlon rushed in his TRAVEL BY BUS Lowest Rates - Fastest Time - Kest Service From UlytheviJle To Memphis - New Orleans - Dallas St. Louis - Kansas City - Chicago Tickets Sold Everywhere TWO SCHEDULES EACH WAV DAILY ' Bus Leaves—North Bound-l:05 A. M. and 1-25 p M South Boimd-4:40 A. M. and 5:45 P.' M. Larjje Modern Parlor Coaches Look for .the Name "Egyptian" r- « n 4 , F ° n ™ KET S AND INFORMATION (Soft HoW, Phone 136 Dent Service Station, Phono 555 Egyptian Metor Lines, Inc. Dr.PauJF.McCutchen Dentist STEELE, MO. 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