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Dtil PA-2-4COO for » WANT AD TOur EVENING TIMES, CUMBERLAND, MO, TUESDAY, .OCTOBER • .18, 1955 FIFTEEN.* Lead Intact, ext • "Uiicomforiaule. but recovering ..satisfactorily. Condition good." That's the report today from '"Sacred Heart Hospital on *' Harold 'Nestor- who .was- ad. milled just a week ago In a critical condition of .Injuries,* sustained in a 50-foot fall. More than.a score of years ago ..the nain'e of Nestor appeared fre- Cumberland papers. Harold was the-first baseman pn Cumberland's : team which won the world's chain- Navy Cops Fourth, As Upset Victims Fall Out Of Top 10 iy HUGH FiJLLERTON JR. The Associated Press .When four football teams which liad been listed in the nation's lop 10 get licked on one weekend and several of the others win without looking particularly good, there's .qv.enily on. the sports pages of s o m e understandable ' confusion among the men who pick them The sports writers and broad- American Legion' junior baseball casters who rate the teams weekly in the Associated Press poll re- picnshlp '•' at Comiskey : . Park insponded to this situation today by ~ • ' utting Michigan, Maryland and Chicago. Harold was never known as a long-ball •••hitter,,- l .but he had the reputation of being a.good glove man arid;coming" through in the clutch ,at. the .plate. He also had .the ability ot being able to punch ''. the ball through/a hole in the .enemy's defense. . " .. But most of all, ne was a competitive performer, the kind of player heeded by a team with championship aspirations. ';' Nestor, who hails from " Rldgtley, was painting his mother's barn last Tuesday at Fort Ashby when he lost Ms balance and toppled 50 feet to 'the jronnd. Both of his arms ^ were-broken, as was one of his legs, and he suffered other multiple Injuries. -But, with it all Harold considers himself a lucky man.' He knows 'full well that few 'persons fall from a height of 50 feel and live to talk aboul It. Haus.GoesUp vJ. Gilbert Haus, who worked in various capacities at Fairgo while getting his start in horse facing some years ago, has been named chairman of the 1955 Board of Selection which picks 'the cham pjon- "horses of the year.". The announcement of the ' honor Koliig to Haus, racing secretary »l Delaware and Randall Park, was made by Spencer J. Draylnn, executive secretary of the Thoroughbred Racine Association. Hans' long-time association with a,racing began at Pimlico. He has '•since officiated in such capacities as patrol judge, placing judge, racing secretary or steward at all Maryland tracks. .He filled similar positions at Delaware Park prior to his appointment as racing secretary in 1945. He has been associated with Randall Park since 1950. Haus is also active in hunt racing and has served as an official at almost every hunt meeting in .the country during 'the past 20 years. The TRA Board of Selection, -made up of the 22 racing secretaries at the 40 member race • tracks' of Thoroughbred Racing Associations, was established bj the national group in .1919 after conflicting polls had produced two claimants to the title "horse of the year," In Calumet Farm's Coaltown and Greentrce Stable's Capot. "At the time It was felt that . .some official recognition should be given the Champion's by the race tracks," Drayton said, "and who could be better quail- lied for the job of selection than the men whose dally job it Is. to know and appraise horses In all divisions and classifications." Two of the members ot Haus Board of Selection are also wel; known to Cumberland race fans They are M. C. "Ty" Shea, former Fairgo racing secretary, and J Fred Colwill who has held the same position here for the pas 1 several years. Sports Keg Residue Jack '.Frank-land,, former Forl .Ashby High star, has been named "player of the week" for his work .--in a touch football league al New ;London (Conn.) submarine 'base . Jack shared .the honor will another West Virginian, Harry Bragg of Huntington. . . ..A story in the base paper pointed out tha their.' work . has been a decisivi factor in the, undefeated season o* iklahoma in the top three posi- ions for the lln'rd straight week— irith' Oklahoma creeping up on a laryland team "that once', was ated first. • . Losers Drop Out The four losers. Notre Dame, jeorgia Tech, Wisconsin and Tcx- s Christian, dropped out of the rst 10 ratings wilh the impres- ive. winners of the topsy-turvy 'eekend moving up to take their laces. Michigan, in spite of a rather ocky game against Northwestern, emained almost'stationary in first lace with first-place votes of 76 f-the 183' participants in this 'cek's poll. Michigan's point total the Sub Group One team The . University of Oklahoma -. Sooners • are 'proud of their many foolbal records, 'bul they, have one they '.would just as soon forget.. .That's ("mostfumbles-losl." -.':-. '; In 1948 • Sooner ball carriers lost the bal • : 35 times in llgames, but in .spite : V slippery fingers, they won .ten ' those contests'. -The grea of Duke and Navy in recen i games has a lot of localfootbal tongues wagging, and many ; fans i from' this area are planning to si -in on the game between the two ' •' grid .giants, Saturday afternoon, No •'vcmbcr 5, In Baltimore. .:; : . I ''both remain unbeaten until tha : ':tlme, the attraction should sell ou ' .! Baltimore's big Municipal Stadium ', . . Fred Hutchinson, new St 'i Louis' Cardinal manager, has e i reputation of having a short tern ''per. . ', -• Stories arc told of hi ' kicking water coolers and smash . ! ing light bulbs bill, says The Sport '} Ing News, the payoff was.the tlm 1 he. had lost a touglrgame to the 'Chicago White, Sox while pitching '.'.for the Tigers. ",-... When he hndn' '' arrived home three hours after th ; game, his wife became worrlec (Continued on Page 1«) ras 1,603. Last week it was 80 time. irsts and 1,662 points. ecbnd, etc. Maryland's support for Ihe No. 1 osllion weakened as Jim Tatum's 'crrapins had to stage a strong •inish to beat North Carolina 25-7. 3iit Ihere were enough ballols for econd and third to keep the Tcrps n the runner-up spot wilh 1,487 oinls to Oklahoma's 1.434. Maryand got only 33 firsts as compared o 45 a week ago while the Sooners [rew 29. Navy Leaps To Fourth Navy, which flashed lo an exiting aerial victory over Penn itale, losing .its unscorcd-on status lut winning its fourth straight ;ame, moved up from eighth place o fourth and Duke, a 20-14 winner ver Ohio Stale, vaultet,' from llth o fifth. Then came Notre Dame's con- lueror,. Michigan Slate, followed ly UCLA, West Virginia, Auburn md Southern California. The leaders with firsl ; placc 'otes in parentheses: 1. Michigan (78) 1.601' .' . 2. Maoland . (33) 1.4S7 3. Oklahoma (29) 1,434 4. Navy (7).937 5. Duke (15) 907 6. Alchlsan State (4) KOI 7. UCLA (3) 7IS 8. Wc»t Va. (9) SS3 9. Auburn 15) 425 10. Southern Cat (1) S3 SECO.vn 10 11. Notre Dame 2*2 12. Te»ai Al-.M 137 13. Georgia Tech 83 14. Colorado 74 15. Wisconsin 72 IS. Baylor U 17. noston College (1) 39 18. TCU 30 19. Vale 25 20. Holy Cross 19 . ,<• GETS THERE—Ed Maryland's star running back. The Terrapins shook Ihe co- captain loose for three touchdowns and passed for .another in-last Saturday's 'win over North Carolina. Carter Plans 'Corrective' Title Battle By HAROLD HARRISON CINCINNATI W—Jimmy Carter says he's going to fight a "corrective fight" tomorrow night against Wallace (Bud) Smith when he tries to win the world's lightweight boxing championship for .a fourth A look al the record would indi- Points are scored on the basis'of calc, however, that the.New York d for each firsl-place vote, 9 for Negro has been fighling "correc- live fights" each lime he has gone into a rematch afler losing the crown. Three-times he has lost the title and twice he has regained 11. He'll try to -«m it back for a third time in tomorrow night's 15- roiirider jn the 'Cincinnati Garden. Smith won the championship from Carter in a sparsely attended boul in Boston last June 29. "Naturally, I'm not going to tel you all of the things I noticed from looking at Ihe movies of our lasl fight," Carter said yesterday, made mistakes — and my plan is to correct Ihcm. And I will, too.' Smith said, however, "I know I can beat Carter. 1 did it in Boston and there's no reason why I can' repeat. I can punch harder and that's why I think I'll win." If Carter wins, Smith will join Paddy DeMarco as a fellow .who never made a dime from extra curricular fights as a resull o eing champion. DeMarco won the title from Carter. March 5, 1954 ,nd losl it io the New Yorker on iis next time out on Nov. 17 o! hat year. '•" Lauro Salas, who was the firs "borrow" the championship rom Carter, managed to get in couple of bouts as champion icfore he lost in a rematch. pariahs Take Runnerup Slot ri Power Index By DICK DUNKEL, DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.-fSpec- I)—Michigan retained its leader- ip in the college foolball Power dex, ' after ' tabulation of last eek-end's results, and is now fol- wed by Michigan .State, Okla- ii Maryland, and Navy..-' • • In winning all of its first four arts, Michigan' has outscored its iposition by 19.5 points per game, le Wolverine opponents' have had i average adjusted raling of 102.1. dding 19.5 to 102.1 results, in the irrent Michigan rating of 121.6. Michigan Slate; whose only loss four games has, been to • No. 1 ichigan, bounced into -second ace, with 111.6, afler upsetling otre Dame, 21-7. Olher.leaders, their'records, and eir winning scores of last Satur- ay, are: No. 3 Oklahoma. (4.-0), 44-6 over ansas; No. 4 Maryland (5-fl),' 25-7 er North Carolina; No. 5 Navy -0), 34-14 over Penn Slate; No. 6 CLA (4-1), 21-13 over Slanford; nd No. 7 Texas A & M (4-1), 19-16 'er TCU. ... • • . Rank and ratings of the Power dex Top 50 follow:.. Ichfgan 121.6 Army 95.3 ich. State ...111.6 Ohio State — 95.2 :tahoma 108.2 Boston Coll. .. 94.7 arj-iand .'....107.6 Colorado ...... 94.5 avy 106.5 Bice .CJ-A 106.2 Clemson ... exas AL-M ..105.9 Iowa ... otre Dame ..105.5 Florida o. Calif 105.1 Penn State ..105.0 Georgia ... ..103.2 L.S.U. ..102.2 Texas -. ..102.1 Tex. W«fn ..101.5 Pittsburgh . ..101.1 Purdue^ .... ...lol.v Tem»66«e . ...100.8 Yale- ..:.... ... 99.8 Utah .. 99.2 VanderbUt .. 99.1 Houston U. .. 98.3 Stanford ... ... 97.1' Tulane .'.... .. S6.7 Kansas St. . .. 96.6 Col. Pacific ... 95.3 Illinois .... Little Sentinels Cop Fifth Win After being held scoreless for all ill 1 , the final minute, the Fort Hill unior varsity ripped off a pair of TDs in the final 00 seconds to pull out a 13-0 victor>- over Romney's IVs yesterday at Romney. The Yardstick Fort Hill " Firit Down* Passes Attempted ... pAtsri Completed ... Yardi Gained on Passes Fumbles . .. Own Fumbles Heeovered . Punt! 20.5 . AVR. Yardase Punts 2 i -... Penalties . 10 Yards Lost Penalties ... 157 Yards Gained Rushlni .. 157 Total Yards Gained ..-. Halfbacks Bob Appel and Thurl Roy both countered with Appel,gong 40 yards and Roy returning an nlercepted pass 45 yards for'Ihe markers. Doug Melz made good on one of two attempted converts. The Little Sentinels will meet LaSalle next Monday and be after their sixth win withoul a loss. The Explorers losl Ihe' firsl conlest, 13-0. s Fort Hill (13) Romnej (0) Mccks Williams Collins ....' Wallace Smith Cunningham McDonald Paul Appel .,Lartent Klsrr ..- Morrland Rlnglor Rlgglemar Koerner Hartman Sliaw Halncs Robert Appel Ayers - Roy '..... s ' Wm, Smith FB Meti ........ Score by periods: 13-13 0—0 'Touchdowns scored by Bob Appel, Roy 0 0 ..'. 0. 0 0 Point nftcr totichdow (Fort Him. scored by Meti Substitutes: Fort Hilt — White, Burns Reed, Van Meter, Granlgan, Hahn Joyce, Durst.. Fostman, Holtiman Wralchford. Roniney - Payne, McGee Knrtman, Dyke, .Blackburn, .Nicholson Miller, Kelstcr, Michaels, Cessna,- Stick; ley- . ' • ... Bcrra Hits Three-Run, Homer As Yanks Sweep .'. HONOLULU UNS)-Yogi Bcrra homered with two men on to give the New York Yankees a 5 to 2 win over;the Armed Forces All Star baseball,team lust night In Honolulu Stadium.-' •• . : •;..The" victory.gave the barnstorm Ing ,Yanks a 'clean sweep in five garnet In Hawaii, TH« American League champion! leave Honolulu at midnight tonlgh via Japan'Airlines .for Tokyo am) « Fir Eastern tour, ..••"'• Brooklyn College To DecicZe Today On Grid Future NEW YORK —(INS)— Brooklyn College, which hasn't won'a foot lall game since it beat CCNY fiv •ears ago, will decide today vhelhef 'to drop Ihe sport am" eave Columbia and- Wagner thi nly two colleges in New Yor Cily wilh learns. The Kingsmen. now winless ii 19 slarls, were Irounced Ihis sea ion by Worcester Tech, 46 to ( md by Ihe Nalional Aggies, 13 to 0 Eight players were injured in th jame with Ihe Aggies and Brook yn was forced lo cancel last Sat urday's game, with Norwich fo ack of personnel. The coed school has an enrol' ment of 3,000 men but only 3 candidates turned out for footba! his season. Only 17 were capabl of making the team. The contest with Massachusetts ilaritime Ihis Salurday is schet uled,pending a decision by pres denl Harry Gideonse and Ihe alh elic council. Camper Jayvees Slip By LaSalle A 38-yard pass from halfbac Gary Shook to end Dave Stouffe in the ; second period provec enough for the Allegany High Jay vees lo nip the LaSalle JV', 6-0 yestcrdayat Campobello. Shook's aerial covered 15 yard with Stouffer. racing the-remainin 23,for the tally; 'On the final pla of the -game, .Charles Lowendick Camper sub, scooted 50 yards be fore being brought down on Ihe Ex plorer 20.''....'..-.' Coach Jack Gable's Little Camp ers now have won'; two of thre games while LaSalle,shows a pai of losses' for two starts. BO RT RE an 1,11 Hlf KB LaSalle ( ....... F» ...." Gllmor ....', Harr .... Stitclie Stouffer Siller Grimes. Leasure Martz.,;... -..... earn* Fearer Ime McKcniie Mxrldt Shook Rlchar : Vanclta Iludso .Stewart Foote "Score by periods: 0 « 0 0- USAI.I.E ...., 090 Touchdown scored by fttouffer - (All Subitllutelf Alleiany.— Tlc«. Norr! EverMto, Schramm, Easthlim, Divt DetlwUr, CTOM, C. Lovtndlck. USalk Putt, Lm«o*.-.W«IIM!i. OfflcUla— PMct, BrMdtovt - and St« .c.u. uburn .... Tech .. uke ...:.. M.U Isconsln .. Saml, Fla. aylor :..: - 'ashlngton :iss. State rracuse . Vlrirlnl* Isslsslpp! . entucky .. liantl, 0. . rkansas .. .. 94.2 .. 94.1 .. 93.8 .. 93.5 .. 92.; .. 92.: .. 91.9 .. 91.S .. 91.4 -.. 90.8 ... 89.7 ... 89.0 Dodgers' Park Vlajors' Chief Homer Target NEW YORK H» — Brooklyn's Ebbet's Field, the ball park the folimiy'Potlres Anally Relaxes NEW YORK Wf-Johnny Podres, name that will"live forever in rookiyn, sat down and relaxec jday for the first lime since thai fternoon jusl Iwo weeks ago when e pilched the Dodgers to the wld championship over Ihe New 'ork Yankees. Podres said he had-made abou 5,000 in' personal, appearances, in he pasl two weeks.. But, he said eing a World Series hero at 23 as its drawbacks. "I was in Chicago a couple 01 ays ago autographing menus in string of restaurants," he said Now tljat doesn't sound like rcuc'h, but they - met me • at the irport early in Ihe morning am moved around so fast 1 didn' el a chance to lie down unti tier midnight. Right now, I'd like o sleep around the clock." Johnny is going to head home or Wilherbcc, N.Y., today. He opes lo be free and clear lo spenc ome time hunting. The'deer sea on in the Adirondack Mountain icar Witherbee opens Oct. 25. Towne Beats Savage n Middle Decision NEW YORK— (INS)—Art Town f New York opened a campaign or the middleweight- title las ight with a split .decision .ove inth-rahked Milo Savage of Sal Lake Cily in a 10-round bout at St WELL PADDED—Here's Frank Dascoli modeling the new chesl proleclor many major league umpire, will wear under Iheir white shirts and blue coals next season. National League's Dascoli was the first one to try one out lasl month of Ihe 1955 season. It's synthetic when manufacturer says spreads impact of a ball over an area eight times greater than rubber'pro- tectors. rustrated •ailed ,Ne\v ; York Yankees "bandbox", was the avorite targel - of major .league tome run hillers in 1955. The Dodgers' ball yard. was the icene of 204 four-baggers during he regular season, figures compiled by the Associated Press re- •ealed oped 119 today. The 1 9 'at-home wi Brooks wal- Ih the other seven N a t i o n a 1 League clubs netting an aggregate of 85. Kansas City Easy Ebbets Field Ihus supplanls Cincinnali's Crosley Field as Ihe sluggers' haven.. Senior circuit .earns smacked 199 home runs in he Hedlegs'- park and 193 in Brooklyn in 1954. American League baiters found Kansas . City's Municipal Stadium .he easiest mark lasl season, con necling for 180. 'circuit blows in the 'Majors' newest- park. The Athletics hit 70 at home with th opposition collecting .110. Fenwaj ?ark, Boston, was next wilh 163 Washington's Griffith Stadium ?as Ihe toughest field in whicl to hit homers. Only 45 were hi city, 20 by Ihe the capilai Senators. Braves Lead National League clubs reall' took to the close confines in EbbeL Field with a relish. The Milwaukee Braves slugged 20 homers there St. Louis and Philadelphia had !• apiece, the New York Giants 13 Chicago 9, Cincinnati 8 and Pitts burgh 7. The Brooklyn stadium measure 343 feet lo the left field foul line 405 feet in deepest center field an 297 to the righl field' barrier. Crosley Field 'again was in Ih ninning this lime wilh 193 homers The Polo Grounds, home of Ih Giants, was third with 186 followe by Busch Sladium, SLLouis, witr 176 and Connie Mack stadium Philadelphia, with 154. The first time that Nashua eve ran worse than second was in-th recenl Sysonby at Belmont Par when he finished third against old • horses. Colonials Set ^ '' ?orDpOrDie In League By The AllocioUd frtll George Washington-begins find- ng out this week whether its hopes t posting a fine Soulhern Confer- nce football record can be transited into reality. Coach Bo Sherman's club, ap- arenfly his best in years, has a •1 over-all record but hasn't met conference foe since walloping MI 25-6 in its season opener. Starting this weekend at Wil- amsburg, George Washington will ace four conference opponents a row. William and Mary, still 'dangerous team despite its win- ess record,- comes up Saturday, 'hen, ,in order, G ( -W must face 'irginia Tech,'West Virginia and Richmond. Whatever happens, the Colonials Iready are certain of improving n their 1954 conference record of -4-1 which left Ihem nexl lo last Ihe standings. Beaten By Florida George' Washington's victories lis year have come over VMI; 'irginia (13-0) and Penn (25-6). 'he Colonials were beaten by Flor- da.284'. Oddly^ enough, of the learns GW las licked, only Virginia has won game this year, and.the Cava- iers have copped only one. Now omes William and Mary,. also 'ithout,a triumph. . W&M is determined to win this ne and yesterday went.lhrough a ong and gruelling workoul deigned lo eliminate mistakes which lagued the Indians in losses to Virginia Tech, Duke anc Vesl Virginia. Coach Jackie Freeman had some good news when was learned halfback - Charlie Sidwell, hurl lasl week againsl A'esl Virginia, probably will be tble to play. George Washington, meantime, lad a light workout and then renewed motion pictures of the vie- ory over Penn. Penn State Tough West Virginia's conference champs also were warned to loot or trouble. The Mountaineers w.ere old by scout Huss Crane that this lax Elbin Named President j Of Wiadle Atlantic PGA 7 . VIRGINIA BEACH, .Va.—Max Elbin, golf profes- :onal at Burning Tree Country Club in Washington, was ected president of the Middle Atlantic professional Gol£ rs Association at the annual fall meeting held in the ivalier: Hotel here yesterday. Elbin, President Eisenhower'" me professional,.' replaces Al oughton, of Prince Georges coun- who served in that capacity r six years. Houghtbn withdrew his name om nomination because he be- mes a vice president of the na- mal body this year. The new president served as i urnament chairman and vice esident ,of the Middle Atlantic clion during the last three years. John Flattery, from Baltimore's reen Spring Valley Club, was med secretary-treasurer for the xteenth time. Others Elected Other officers elected were ivern White, James River Coun- y Club, vice president, Virginia .ction; Johnny Musser, Allview olf Club, Ellicott City, vice presi 3nt, Baltimore section; and Roger eacock, Sligo Park Golf Club, ce president, Washington section, The new president in taking over roposed two innovations for the strict. He advocates and hopes put in 'practice an, educational rogram for professionals. Elbin also put into effect.a new icmbership plan which calls for ectional committees to investigate week's opponent, Pern) State, vnl provide their toughest opposition ti date. Virginia Tech held a full-speei scrimmage in which Coach Franl Moseley emphasiied better block ng and tackling. The Techmcn face Virginia in Roanoke Saturday Furman, still without a win am heading for more trouble with pow erful Auburn this week, drillc( ightly. Davidson reviewed whatevei miniscule mistakes it-made in las week's 54-0 trouncing of Washing ton and Lee while opening prepa rations -for VMI. Heavy work be gins today. Washington and Lee practice with five players out of action be cause of bruises suffered in th Davidson contest—center Dicke Johnston,.tackle John Brabau, ful back Alex Platt and halfbacks Do Stine and Carl Bailey. All are ex pected to play against Southwesl ern on Saturday. VMI emphasized punt coverag and held signal drills in a brie practice session. The Yale-Columbia rivalry marks the oldest in the history of the Iv League. They .first met in when the Elis conquered the Lions 3-0. ew applicants. In. addition to the Kempsville Meadows. ectional vice presidents, the fol- wing'committees were appointed: Baltimore: Charlie Bassler, Roll- MAX ELBIN ing Road; Waller Romans, Baltimore C.C., and Andy Gibson,'C.C. of Maryland. For Washington: Bill Hardy, Chevy Chase; Al Jamison, Goose Creek, and Henry Gherardi, Norbeck. For Virginia: Harold Oatman, Norfolk Naval Base; Jack'Isaacs, Langley Field,-and Johnny Kelly, Special Committee Picked r Elbin. born and reared in Cum(Continued on Page i") • FRIDAY OCTOBER 21 1956 CHRYSLER POTOMAC MOTORS INC. 111S. George St. PA 4-3840 A FRIENDLY VASTER TRACK COACH EUGENE,:. Ore,- (NBA)-On gem plays Its home football game on .Haywnrd .Field, named' after the fa'mouV track coach. difference... QUEEN

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