The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on December 11, 1934 · Page 6
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 6

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Mickey McDonald's One- Man Wrestling Acl Goes Over Big; Man- Winner Johnny Marr won', a slam-tang niaich from Jlmnifc Parker in Hie headline match on la.sl iilghl's wrestling card at the armory Ijiil Mickey WcrwnaW. former double for ClmrJlfi Chaplin, movie comi!- dlan, took the play away from tlio grilnt and gioan performers by putting on a bsller one-mail wrestling show (lion any or the principals could produce. Marr teat parser tv;o out of time Ulls and riojd Byrd, substituting for Walter Millet, lost, to Ixm oha- ne.y, two out of three, falls |n the preliminary. Itflckey went through n u the an- ll« of nial jwrformcrs and showed nlm«lr v.cll ver.'«d In the grunt anil groan racket, (jjitlng a lot of bin laughs out of a small house. Occasionally during Ills net the referee caught Mickey using "Illegal" holds on himself and found It necc&sarv to break them. Suspended Tn Space 11 By Harry Grayson . Forrest o.-. Allen, basketball coach,of the University of Kansas, would have the baskets 12 feet high Instead of 10 mid move the goals In six feet from the end II tie Instead of Ho: Moving the goals In, besides i eliminating mast Interruptions and much whistle-blowing for out of gounds, nould create additional fast passing around the basket as teams sought to develop a shot. One of the leasons why the goals \verc moied In two feet was to prevent the more acrobatic players from "climbing the wall." Allen, whose Jnyhawkers have won a do«:n Big six •chnmjilon- fhips In 17 jears. says that experiment'! have shown that the best sholi under the . suggested conditions are not from directly under the basket but from the side. • Allen, who also Is the athletic director at Kaasas. points out Hint raising Hie basket ahn moving it In would consldeiably lessen the advantage now enjoyed by the tallei players under the hoop They no longer could merely reach lip and drop the leather through the net They actually would have "> -shoot, as the shorter fellows liave been doing nil atom;. ' • ». »' > Originate Wen Feaoh naskfls _"Tlifi ,10-foot specification wns ""'. oceMciit," expiate > All™. When Dr. James A. - Nalsmith originated (he game at the Springfield, Mass., Y. M. C. A., In 1891 ic nailer! mil, cone shaped p^ach baskets to the running track which was 10 feet high. Had t he track been higher, we'd have been Playing with the baskets higher" Allan wisely recommends thnl (he baskets be lowered for high school bojs, and be made still handler in grade schools • Allen favors the retention of Die center tipoff because it is spectacular. He contends dial de- lating (lie baskets and moving them m would solve, the problem of the (all player's advantage The southern eroup of the Pacific Coast Intercollegiate. Conference thh season will' play without the center jump except In a few specific instances, and the national rules committee will watth the experiment with great interest. • c * • Objective Is More Scoring Allen believes that before long we changes he urges will be adopted by (he rules committee The Kansas official Is a member of the national committee and was largely instrumental in the organization of the basketball coaches' association and the committee on research, which tests theories and suggests rule changes )n a scientific way. The 10-jeconcl rule in the back™ lr , t . an " me three-second rule oh the olvot ploy having proved so isfaclory, the rule., committee )ntroduced only a - f ew changes this season. B As in football, the clrcumfer- i" C £n° f the bal1 ag ' in 1>ns been slightly reduced to facilitate handling, Where it was 32 inches live years ago, this season It. has been brought down from 30 to 31 inches to 20i4 to 30M inches T ' m « "ow «i taken out after each field goal or foul, and the JH K « , r ° tl Startcd a S al " «"t" the ball is tossed up at center. This lengthens the actual plavin? time. Again as In football, the objective is more scoring, and this caii- •.not be obtained on the gridiron or court, as it. mas in baseball by putting a jackrabbil in the ball Hawkeyes With Eagle Eyes WiO Head Churchet in England UJNDON (UP)—The Church of , BngUnd and the Church of Scotland will be he»0ed simultaneously by two trothera riert May, when «*v. Dr. ItarslwJl Buchanan Lang formally is-ejected • Moderator of tanSf^ 1 * 1 <** s * tnM y o 1 Ule Iatt « r ««v. laBf IT. jwnger irether Ti'LANE WHo Pi>,VCft/f?£t? ffi/e/ UM&'i BALLOON.., FourTeam Cage Loop Organized The City cage league v m optj , a 0-weeks Kcliednli! on Tuesday, January I, wllli four teams ncnUng ? looji chainplon.'filj). Tennis tire to l|i: njwiisored by I'flstinie lillllnid' Parlor, Uolaiid's Hosiery. Fiir.t Arkiiiirlns Jiiilld?™ Supply nnd TiTiy'.", Service Station The league will have llic • IBS ~,l liii! aimory hall every TiiKd.iy (luring the (juried uf llin league r,chpd- ul2 will) two names being jilayiMl each n!i:)>l. every team playing fl iitfji. Cimrcncn H. Wilson, county sheriff, was elected p.-esl- <i"nl of l!ii Jra&iie (it a meeting bst niijlit and \Vilson ifrnry wns named t-eciflary-lrcasurer. Representative,.; of the linns sponsoring learns nr; director.! or Hie. leaxu including ,je,n Roland, .jinncs 'j i-y, Mr. olllierL and Frrd fiallbji. Kncu learn will 1)2 allowed to I'fi ry 12 players on Us rosUir for tlr; first two weeks of play but must cut Us sound to 9 for the rctrialn- ng 7 weeks. Only resldenlr, of ijly- llicvlllo may play on the teams with .lie exception of 'carry's State Line Service station which may use players wlici are regular employes of the company. "Sen.and Heir" Is Girl 111 YOU'RE MI TELUNC ME Ifmvlntid Wolfe, who won the 1932 Olympic Games tumbling tl- tlf, Is now a medical sliident in Cleveland. . . . Freddy Llndstrom Is said to be n "clubhouse lawyer" . . . which is thc name the boys Sive lo a guy who stir.s up trouble promoting his own managerial virtues. . . . Charley Grlrnm, 1'rcddy's new boss, will put a stop lo flint. . . . nememljer Jim Levy, who played short for the St. Louis Drowns a couple of seasons ago? . . . Jim, reputed bad hoy of thc SI. Louis club, was ras- ed out when Hornsby came In . . . nnd has been ploying pro football wild • the Pittsburgh Plr- !»les. . . . Benny Leonard Is another Ijjhtcr who is keeping the wolf from the door by cashinff In on his past performances . . Lite Dempsey, Leonard Is cleaning up.llic coin . . . but In radio programs, wither than refereeinif lights... . . They're going lo lake down that fence on top • of Navin P'eld, Detroit . . . and the right- handers in the American League will be happy again. Mail Carrier Retired Afjer 30 Years Service WESTMINSTER, Mass. (UP) — Now tint I'Tunlc A. Adams,- riira 1 currier, has been retired 01 ilcn, he.can si6 by the crncita -I m .the general store am 'emmiscn uboiil.: The more than 270,000 miles hi covered j n Ms m years us mil carrier.' 'I'lic various typ?s of vehicbs he i«d lo carry the mall—horse and »>ssy, bicycle, motorcycle, anlonio- Jlle. snowmobile, the sleigh h c us°d for 111 consecutive days diirln» the severe winter of 1918-19, and the nays «-l:en he shiilTled from mall to mall box on snowshocs. (pensate for house, water, wood and sardfn spar? usually fiirhlshfii by tlic.grnwr lo Ihe Inlmrers : ft was said that Uir-monthly rain averages ?20 plus house, W(U / r nnd ' file! advanlaRra. Awrllon was mnde hat relief wages paid In laborers have drawn faun labor to the rl|t»s •md cr?atrd a bad ;:!Uialin!i for In? 'and owner. "Plenty" ofwirkT You Go After^lf'-FiVeslone AKRON, o. ilJPi-Therr: j s ,,|f.,|. ty.of v/ork for ewryono jf (iwy'Jl Jii'st go out and get It, Harvey s firestone, Akro/j (irn ni.ijiLfaadtr- er, said In :i city dull addr.'ss "Tllere 15 plenty of wort; ' to r everybody, even It they out and shine *hi*v f Bn Ix-llever In President Roose,°ll 1 can't, agree with Wm on hi,' tude toward labor. When y ol , yople that they am no ' ; . rlglH. you stir np'antaponi Ism nnd envy," Flrestonfi Bald. The foresl area of Manitoba has "•n officially e.-itfrnaird nt- |:»000 '"-- miles. DR. N. L. C1SSELL <: ltAI)(JAT|; VKTKKINARIAN Located at Bob Harris' Sales I'hone 460 Blythevlllc, Art. CERTIFIED SAHARA'S GOING TO TOWN BIG WAY YOU SAID IT QUALITY WERS LIKE THE MODERATE| PRICE - PRICE BUYERS LIKE MOREJ THEIR; IOHEV It's a AM-AM Mr. and Mrs. Geiuiaro Pi5.-ici.no urc decidedlv -in noyod ubout the whole alfair as they critlcahy i,« ,cc , They l.n.1 rejnlce.1 when tolrl (l w( their sixth child was a boy when arrive, ,t „ New York h.spita, iiml „ WB - M ,, „,,, h ( lie in" •nnle, had been placed around il.s neck, inform-el of the mls" yleri .he hospital, but a ,n,r,e, ,„ ctoe fJI , ra ,m in U™ - baby to their homo, nvc',1 tae ,, her, fcllt i, sllc daMn ^ lil.-o me noon. «-e (at,; her lath.-. was thc fathcr , s C(1|cL Sizing Up Need ! arm Labore " » Texas -i^ -» T ^ Avferapp IS r^.r.1,, ..„ u_ For New Laws Collegian's Expenses Leap n 3rd Year, Survey Says OXFORD, O. <OP)-E.xpenses of ollcgc men here were found to ncrcnsc In their junior yfnr, with Jrger outlays for cnlertninmcnt of dales." for doctors nnd for denial york. In n survey of student cxix-n- liturcs made at Miami Univcrsili' ine purchasing power of 2,400 indents Is npproxhnalcly jaooo- O It was found, with one-lhir'd f the amount going to thc unlver- «y for fees and tulllon. Most of He remainder, tlio survey showed spent in Oxford, with Clncin- ti, Dayton and Hamilton, o, "et- llng n share of the remainder ° Men spend more for board ma enter aimueni than women. j t was lound, and women more for clolli- \T^,ni rl J° act ' ml cost ot ntt o"'!i"S Miami for one year is $397.25 for men and $380 for women, exclusive of travel, clothing „„,, ciitcrta ,? incut, according to the survey. Thief Sends Check for Stolen Stock Certificates SALEM, O (UP) Average 15 Cents an Hour CORPUS CHRIST!, Te.t Farm laborers in Nonces County ure paid an average of 15 cents an hour. it. was determined at a hear- in-,' coniliiutad by l.'ic Coiinlv Relief Watje Committee. The groivers represented at th» hearing, who control 50,000 acres W farm Ifuid in this vicinity, said that $1 i s the usual pay for 10 hours work, but nn additional five cents an hour was added to com- E.C.ROBINSON LUMBER CO. L. BirTHCVILLf PHONE IOO We Do The Rest The Search for ual lash of-inujnr Iin- (mrliiiici! lins been K h'cn I'runk i'. .Ci-nliain, llnlrcrslty oi N'orth Cartiiii,3 iirusidenl, above. Ito Is eliaiiinun of the enmmil'tee iKiincil by President': Roosevelt lo.:worlt wllli the adniintsli-ii- UonV. r-oonniiiic security group fn liiafiliiK a ifgislntn-e lir o- liram lo hn v \ IH :i:,\ liMore tlio coining Coticrcss. Guarded After Kidnap Threat man honesty. ' '" An uiiltlentlried thief reccntlv broke into his homo and stole ™ stock -certificates, each worth too shares oi Anaconda Copper C one week later, Schawl received a ,, C i',' er ,4 f !J 0m , thc Ullide n'irie(j thief u n « dc , velo ' )<;<1 . '""'I n coiucien"' With the letter was a check for $t oi the Archbishop of Canterbury, , e ^""o^'an Church of He was recently nominat- a meeting of ihe General Assembly or the Church of Scotland in Edinburgh. The father o[ the two church le»d«rs MS at one lime minister of the Church of Scotland, and late principal of Aberdeen unlver- new Mcdeutor Iws been The note told Schawl lhai ih/- writer had sold the stock ,o a , .'Jf roil brokerage firm. «,„ , hc t f^ r had succumbed finally h '. check to the owner. had sent the A close riiarr) was maintained over MISs KvaugeHue Uavcy, 23. above, only daughter of Governor-elect Martin [.. Davey ot I Ohio, alter threats to kidnap her I were received. Tlio threats wo"e laid to uaivrivorhl leaders ny. Ing to forte certain appns.K- mcnu by her father. Read Courier News want nr)s Oulsl-indhif Athlete TORONTO, ont. (UP) - Harold Webster, 40-yenr-old foundry worker who «x>n the classic British Empire Games maratlion In London summer, has .betn adjudBtd ouUUndtng alhkte for « Amateur Athleilo Oh»n of c«na<!», Now Looted at toi North Sivoml ADDING MACHINE & TYPEWRITER SERVICE BUREAU DON EDWARDS, Proprlttor »»k« of rebuilt TyjKmlte*,, Mdbi, Be|»i rinf— The gold or silver miner does much work before his mine is on a paying basis. That's "development work." He carries on in the hope that soon he will come to the pay-streak and will have his reward. Compare this miner to your reading of the advertisements. Not everything you read is of-vital interest to you at the moment. But many thousands of others are reading-. One finds a well-recommended suit or overcoat at an attractive price. That's a. pay-streak for him. Another rejoices to find a.sales announcement of coal, or coke, or furniture. Another wants the latest automobile or radio, and is mightily pleased to find /;he advertisement that tells all about it. » The advertisements carried in this newspaper are helpful in the business of living. They tell of equipment, appliances/things for personal and household needs. Take note of the things you now have in regular use. What first called'them to your attention? It's likely that you first read about them in an advertisement. Other good values await your choosing in the advertisements in this issue.

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