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3-C SPORTS Sf. Petersburg Times, Monday, August 13, 1962 Sfolle Bags MAC DIVOT By Keefer And Lansky 2nd Straight Pi I LJ jEKKy WESTLAKE I -I'VE BEEN TZyiNcS TO SEElf MW LIFE FEELS "VlF YOUfe rn 6CHECULE5 A JANET FOR SIX 60L17 LIKE A GOLF SAME A REALLY PLAyiNS LESSON WITH AAAC--- PAYS. SHE WON EVEN THAT WAS LEFT ON I --J I GUESSI TALK TO ME ON THE THE PRACTICE TEEy ABOUT I WN'T EVER BABYA YMYAW I5NT PHONE 'x PUNCAN I CHIP SHOT JERRY I ALL HERE, MAC- LL fArSPfi MAYBE I CAM I Tennis Til i i .7 7y STRIKE THE PALU f-Y EVVuVV I VL'V HELP FiRMiy- it'll -r, fJ Vy-UcK SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. 11- Fred Stolle, the top-seeded Australian, yesterday swept, to his second straight singles title on the grass-court circuit with a 7-5, 6-2, 8-6 victory over Whitney Reed in the 74th Meadow- Club Invitation Tennis Tournament. STOLLE, who took the eastern grass-court championship last week, is the fourth Australian winner here in the past seven years.

Roy Emerson won in 1956 and 1957 and Rod Laver, the current Wimbledon champion, won in i960. Davey Moore 'Risks Title Friday In Finland Reed, the top-ranking U.S. player from Alameda, battled as best he could against ft knockouts for 62 pro the lanky Aussie, But Stolle's scorching serve proved to be virtually unbreakable in the 82- GAVE OH BHHEXES minute match. He lost his serve only twice, both in the first set, -Stall Photo by Bob Hannak REED, WHO HAS been in a By The Associated Press Davey Moore will defend his world featherweight boxing title Friday at Helsinki against Finland's Olli Maeki in the first world championship match ever held in Scandinavia. Emile Griffith, the world welterweight king, also will make an appearance this week in Ta-coma, Saturday night, but his crown will not be at stake in his 10-round match with Denny Moyer of Portland, Ore.

Maeki's record is 8-1-1 with no knockouts. i The champ keeps busy touring the world for title and non-title shots. He has lost only one of his last 34 fights, suffering a knockout and a broken jaw at the hands of Carlos Hernandez in Caracas, Venezuela, March 4, I960. The promoters expect fans to pay $160,000 to see the Moore-Maeki bout at Olympic Stadium. Barney Ross will referee.

$0 slump all year, appeared to be in command of his touch shots early in the match. He broke Brass Impregnated Bended Lining GUARANTEED for tht Lift of your Car. (CHRYSLER CADILLAC, BUICK $1 5.951 OL MASTER DRIBBLER, GOOSE TATUM, shows the old pitching great, Satchel Paige, left, how he used to perform on the basketball court for the Harlem Globetrotters, only here he's using a baseball. Tatum and Paige were in St. Petersburg to appear with the Harlem Stars in a baseball exhibition ith the Kansas City Monarchs at Campbell Field.

Stolle's serve in the second ALL American CARS game on a back-hand passing shot for a 2-0 lead, but the 23- year-old Australian broke back FRONT END ALIGNMENT in the next game. At 5-4 in the first set, Stolle Their nationally televised bout needed only to hold his serve for $99 the set, but Reed broke him to (ABC) will be the athletic highlight of the National Boxing Association's convention at Ta- Set Camber, Caster, and Toe-In Balance Both Front Wheels Adjust 8rakes, Repack Front Wheel Bearings Add Necessary Brake Fluid. love when Stolle dumped a fore Hoosiers Capture Swimming Crown hand volley into the net. Stolle coma, Aug. 18-24.

however, immediately broke Reed's service and then held his Satch Shelled, Goose Scarce At Campbell Old Satchel Paige allowed six hits over two innings and Goose Tatum made one brief appearance as the Kansas City Monarchs defeated the Harlem Stars GRIFFITH IS taking on an old foe in Denny, younger of the fighting Moyer boys from Portland. They fought twice before Griffith won the title in 1960. Each won once. Howard King, a much-traveled heavyweight from Reno, Nev. moves into Blackpool, England, Tuesday to take on battle-worn Brian London, who once fought Floyd Patterson for the world heavyweight title.

own to run out the set. MOORE WILL BE meeting an inexperienced foe in Maeki, who has had only 10 pro fights and is LOW COST BUDGET TERMS AVAILABLE COMPLETE MECHANICAL REPAIRS ON ALL CARS 49th STREET GARAGE 49th Street 49th Ave. No. Phono HE 5-0711 CUYAHOGA FALLS, Ohio UPl crowns. He holds the world rec ords for both distances.

The Indianapolis A. fab During the first set, both players were bothered by the buzz of a movie camera. When Stolle lost his serve in the 10th game, he asked that the cameraman be removed. not widely known outside his home country. It will be the fifth defense for the 29-year-old champ from Columbus, Ohio, who has a 55-6-1 record with 27 ulous squad of world record bus They were Joined in the dou ters climaxed the National Men's ble individual winning group yesterday by Murray Rose, the Olympic king from Australia and 12-9 in an American Negro Outdoor Swimming Championships yesterday by smashing the world standard for the 400-meter medley relay.

the Los Angeles A. and Ted y00 Italic League baseball game at Campbell Park yesterday afternoon. Stickles, another Indianapolis A. C. star.

Steve Jackman, the The victory in the final event By the time the Stars and indoor and college champion Monarchs had finished their of the three-day meet in the 50-meter Waterworks Pool, gave the defending team champions from Minnesota, won the 100-me three-hour-plus marathon, the ter freestyle in a thriller. crowd estimated at 300 was glad to see their own St. Petersburg Braves take the field. Rose, the 23-year-old veteran V-v At fi kV6 USM who is rated a master strategist in the tank, shattered his sec THE BRAVES beat Tampa's ond American record in adding Pepsi-Cola Giants 2-1 behind the the 1500-meter freestyle crown to fine pitching of Freddie Wise. his 400-meter victory.

He broke open a tight struggle with de It was a tough day for the fending champion Roy Saan, 17, promoters and the fans their seventh title and 124 points. IN ALL, five world records were eclipsed in a tank not rated fast because of choppy water at times, and one record was tied. Eight American marks fell and another was tied. Ten meet records were erased. The great Indianapolis quartet, which included three world record holders in backstroker Tom Stock, breaststroker Chet Jas-tremski, and butterfly specialist Fred Schmidt, was timed in 4:01.6 as they raced to a five-meters margin over the North of El Segundo, in the last pressed their disapproval of the 200 meters and scored by 25 meters in 17:16.7 over the school Stars-Monarch game throughout.

Tatum, a basketball clown try boy whiz. ing baseball, came out of the dugout only once to place a THE TIME BETTERED Saari's American record of 17:21.8. firecracker behind the plate um pire. PAIGE, onetime famous pitch Stickles, who disclosed he has Hi-way Special Full 4-Ply Nylon 6.70x15 Tube-Type Blackball been swimming since last Jan er for the St. Louis Browns and Jersey S.

A. Pete Smtz swam the crawl in the anchor for the winners and more than held his uary with a bone chip in his left Each Tlux Tax Cleveland Indians, who admits to be 47 years old but is more elbow, captured the 200-meter own. like 67, showed that old familiar dividual medley in 2:16.2. This compares with his American shuffle when he took the mound. The Hoosiers' time bettered their own mark of 4:03.0 set in the nationals in Los Angeles last mark of 2:15.9, which is the fastest ever for the event.

The dis But in nis prime it was a cocky shuffle. Yesterday it was because of old age. tance is not recognized for world record purposes. He beat out teammate Jastremski, second in Aug. 2.

THIS GAVE STOCK and Jas tremski three gold medals each, 2:17.3. Jastremski was high man Harlem Stan KC Monarch! 000 500 040 11 000 OOt )0 11 10 4 In the first two days Stock set of the meet with 19 points. world records in capturing the 100 and 200-meter backstroke ti Stickles, an Indiana junior, Adams, Anderson 16), Paige (7) and Neyland, Davis (I); Davis and McKnight. Tampa Giants 000 001 01 1 i St. Petersburi 100 000 1 7 I No Trade-in Required Tube-Type Blackball Tubeless BIackwal 15......

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