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Surging Dodgers Win Behind Rex Barney 5-0 Mat on CUT Gl»fc«-O»i»tl«, M»t«n CUT. »»• July 21, '1948 13 Ump McGowan Suspended; Denies Washington Charges Washington, (U.R)—The cauldron was bubbling with an intramural American league baseball squabble Wednesday as suspended Umpire Bill McGowan denied he had "cursed" or "thrown a ball" at Outfielder Ed Stewart of the Washington Senators. There were reports that American League President Will Harridge was coming here to restore peace, but Harridge's office remained silent. McGowan, the league's senior "man in blue" and an arbiter in the league since 1925, was suspended Tuesday after an official of the Washington club charged Boston 50 Brooklyn 41 Pittsburgh 42 Major League STANDINGS NATIONAL, LEAGUE W. L. Pet. GB 34 .595 38 .518 64 39 39 39 45 46 .518 .513 .506 .471 .459 114 .422 14-| St. Louis 41 New York 40 Philadelphia ... 40 incinnati 39 Chicago 35 48 Tuesday Results Brooklyn 5; Chicago 0. Cincinnati 9; Boston 6. Pittsburgh 11; Philadelphia 2. New York at St. Louis—postponed, rain. AMERICAN LEAGUE W. L. Pet. GB Cleveland 50 31 .617 Philadelphia ... 53 36 .596 1 New York 47 35 .573 3A- Boston 46 36 .561 4* Detroit 42 41 .506 9 Washington .... 36 47 .434 15 St. Louis 29 51 .363 204 Chicago 27 53 .338 22£ Tuesday Results Detroit 2; New York 1. Boston 3; St. Louis 3. Chicago 5; Philadelphia 2. Washington 2; Cleveland 1. Redlegs Again Defeat Braves Bosox Sweep Series Against Brownies By CARL LUNDQUIST New York, (U.R)—The faith tnat kept Pitcher Rex Barney in the majors even when, he started 24 straight games in 3 seasons without completing one, ,is paying off at last for the Brooklyn Dodgers. For Barney, the big cornhusker from Nebraska who had blinding speed but not even remote control, finally has conquered his Spencer 11; Legionnaires 1 BILL MCGOWAN —Talks to Himself him with "cussing out" Stewart and tossing a ball at him during the 10th inning of the game against the Cleveland Indians last Monday night. Talks to Himself "If Stewart said that," retorted McGowan Wednesday, "he's a liar. It isn't true. I was saying some things to myself, but I never talked to Stewart." Clark Griffith, Washington club owner who recommended McGowan as an umpire back in '25, hurried into the argument on the side of his player.. "It was just an accumulation of incidents," said Griffith. "McGowan has been going around with a chip on his shoulders." The official protest to Harridge was filed by Senators' Secretary Edward F. Eynon and charged that McGowan had on several occasions "abuse d" Washington players. Stewart admitted he didn't see McGowan throw a ball at him, but said "several of the fellows on the bench told me he did. Ray Scarborough, for one." More Charges Scarborough had a complaint of his own to enter against the umpire. He said McGowan called him. an uncomplimentary name and threw a balls-and-strikes indicator at him last Thursday night in, a game here against the Chicago White Sox. McGowan said, 'I might have mumbled a cuss word to myself but it wasn't directed at any players. The whole story astounds me. Whoever says I threw a ball at Stewart is a liar. I did roll a ball across the diamond toward Umpire Art Paparella to hustle the game along, but I didn't throw it." He refused to comment on President Harridge's action. "Mr. Harridge is running the league and all I ask is that I be dealt with fairly." Probable Pitchers AMERICAN LEAGUE Cleveland (Muncrief 5-2) and Zoldak 5-6) at New York (Lopat 8-5) and Hiller 3-1)—2 games. Detroit (Hutchinson 5-5) at Washington (Masterson 6-6). St. Louis (Fannin 5-8) at Philadelphia (Cpleman 9-6)—night. Chicago (Gettel 2-5 and Papish 1-2) at Boston (Dobson 11-6 and Ferris 5-2)—day and night games. NATIONAL LEAGUE New York (Jones 7-5) at St. Louis (Brazle 5-4)—night. Brooklyn (Branca 11-6 and Hatten 6-6) at Chicago (Schmitz 9-9 and Hamner 5-4)—2 games. Philadelphia (Dubiel 4-5) at Pittsburgh (Riddle 9-6). Boston (Spahn 7-7) at Cincinnati (Blackwell 6-6)—night. * Winners Slug Out 21 Hits By HOBERT DUNCAN, JR. Globe-Gazette Sports Writer Spencer—The Spencer Cardinals virtually eliminated the Mason City Legionnaires from title consideration in the Wi.nnebago league here Tuesday night by capturing a decisive 11-1 verdict, in a game played during intermittent showers. The potent Cardinal attack, that produced 29 runs in a previous game, levelled a 21 hit barrage against Mully Fredricks, while Rudy Rauh, Spencer hurler, effectively scattered 9 hits to gain the victory. Every Spencer player Juniors Post 23rd Triumph as Chuck Murr Gets 3-Hitter Sports Calendar WEDNESDAY—V. F. W. at Legionnaires, time 8:30. THURSDAY — Junior Legion at Waterloo for 2nd inter-district playoff game, time 2 p. m. Es- f therville 8:30. at Legionnaires, time collected game at least one hit in the FRIDAY—Legionnaires at Northwood, time 5:00. Qualifying ends for city golf tournament at Country club. SATURDAY — Rockwell at- Le- John Towner Rejects Kinnick Scholarship Iowa City, (fP) —John Towner, Des Moines, has rejected a Nile Kinnick scholarship to the University of Iowa and enrolled at Drake university in Des Moines, University President Virgil M. Hancher announced Tuesday. A former Roosevelt high school football player, Towner was one of 5 Iowa high school athletes named to receive the award. THE FINEST AUTO BODY AND FENDER Repairing Service by Skilled and Experienced Men at John Gallagher, Inc. 22-24 3rd N. W. Phone 1144 Louis Denies Talk of One More Fight Detroit, (U.R)—Joe Louis, intent only on improving his golf game, delivered a knockout blow Wednesday to reports that he would return to the boxing ring for "just one more" defense of the heavyweight title against Gus Lesnevich in September. "This is final," said the Brown Bomber, "regardless of what anybody says or writes. I'll not fight Lesnevich in September and 1 won't fight anybody else at anytime. "I've hung up my gloves for good," said Louis after a conference Tuesday night with Co- Managers John Roxborough and Marshall Miles and Attorney Truman Gibson, Jr. Not in Writing The champion admitted that he had not yet sent a written resignation as champion to either the National Boxing association or the New York State Athletic commission. But he seemed to attach little importance to the final gesture that would sever him from the title he won back in 1937 from Jimmy Braddock. "I've got 6 months to send that letter, said the champ with a smile. "What's the rush?" Louis' failure to send a written resignation within a short time after defending his title recently against Jersey Joe Walcott caused many prominent persons in the boxing world to believe that he would be willing to defend again against Lesnevich, the world's light-heavyweight champion, if Lesnevich defeats Freddie Mills of Britain at London next Monday. Strauss Guessed Wrong Sol Strauss, acting director of the 20th Century Sporting club, was caught unawares by Louis' flat refusal to fight again. Tuesday Strauss said, "It is my opinion that Louis will fight Lesnevich on Sept. 22." Louis revealed that he intends to make his home in Chicago. As for his successor, the champ said he favored an elimination tournament to pick one man instead of just a single bout. REX BARNEY —Finds His Control wildness and in. an amazing reversal of form has pitched 4 straight complete games—all of them victories. Scores First Shutout Tuesday, when he hurled his first major league shutout, a 5-0 victory over the Cubs at Chicago, the handsome right hander who used to coach wayward kids at Father Flanagan's boys town in Nebraska, was master all the way. He walked only one batter, struck out 6 and no cub reached 3rd base. The Cubs got only 7 hits while the Dodgers made 11 off Bob Rush, Roy Campanella batting in 2 runs to lead the attack. Gene Hermanski stole home in the 4th after getting a double. The victory moved the Dodgers to within 6i games of the first place Braves. In Barney's 4 complete game victories, he yielded 7 runs for an average of 1.75 per game, 21 hits for a 5.25 mark and struck out 22 batters. Most important of all—he walked only 10. Cincy Blasts Braves The pace-setting Braves dropped their 2nd straight game, 9-6 as the Reds outslugged them in a battle of home runs at Cincinnati. Route clouts by Johnny Wyrostek, with 2 men aboard, and by Danny Litwhile, sparked a 5-run Red rally in the 6th. Cincinnati picked up 3 more in the 7th, 2 on a homer by Ted Kluszewski. Tommy Holmes and Jeff Heath hit homers for the Braves. Litwhiler got 4 hits to lead the 13-hit Cincy attack. The Pittsburgh Pirates, behind 7-hit pitching by Bob Chesnes, lambasted the Philadelphia Phils 11-2 in a Pittsburgh night game. Big Look Lead The triumph marks Spencer's 6th victory against a lone set back in league competition. Mason City now has 5 wins as opposed to 3 losses in loop play. The Cardinals are the current league pace set-, ters with a healthy .857 percentage mark. The winners jumped into a 4 run margin in the bottom half of the 1st frame. Ed Hoffman, Jim Fanning, Bill Burgess, Roy Ross, Sam House and Joe Burgoyne each collected safeties to account Legionnaires to Play VFW Under Lights The Mason City Legionnaires, who seem to do all right on the baseball field until they play Spencer, meet the Mason City V. F: W. team Wednesday night at Roosevelt field at 8:30. The pitching choice of Manager Don Blanchard is uncertain and will be picked from Mike Lloyd, Harold Kornbaum and Jim Hogue. The Legionnaires have a record of 18 victories and 5 defeats for the season. Manager John Benn of the V. F. W., which has a 6-4 record, indicated his club would field one of its strongest lineups of the season in the Legionnaire tilt. Gleri Brown will be on the mound with Wally Zallek catching. A probable infield will be Lefty Alsbury, Ib; Jerry Cahalan, 2b; Denny Treston, gionnaires, time 8:30. SUNDAY—Spencer Cardinals at By JIM VANHEEL Sports Editor The Mason City Junior Legion baseball team kept in trim for the important inter - district playoff game at Waterloo Thursday by defeating Chambers Motors of Des Moines 8-2 on Tuesday evening at Roosevelt field. Chuck Murr pitched for Mason City and allowed the Chambers team only 3 hits—all of them in the 3rd inning when the made one of their 2 runs. Spotty Fielding losers Legionnaires, time 2:30. Thompson at VFW, time 2:30. Play begins in city golf tourney at Country club. Ed Fitzgerald of the Pirates and Eddie Miller of the Phils hit homers. Bosox Continue Climb The Red Sox moved to within a game of the- faltering 3rd place Yankees in the American league, winning their 4th straight from the Browns 8-3 at Boston. As usual the Red Sox came from be- BOONE VALLEY/ STANDINGS W. L. Pct.| Belmond n 1 .857|Kanawh» Thor S 2 -714|Corwlth Clarion li 3 .714|Alden Eagle Gr. \ :? ,57IJGarner July 25 Schedule Alden at Belmond. Garner at Clarion. Kanawha at Eagle Grove. Thor at Corwith. W. L. Pet. 4 3 .571 3 4 .420 i n .it:; <l 7 .000 ss; Walt Hagen, 3b, and an outfield of Merle McLaughlin, Pickle Finch and Dusty Roderick. for the Cardinal runs. Spencer added 2 more markers in the 3rd inning on 3 consecutive hits to assume a 6-0 command. Lone Legionnaire Run The Legionnaires notched their lone tally in the top half of the 4th. Paul Bruns slammed a double to deep left center field, moved to 3rd on Bob Barracks' infield retirement and scored on Leo Fleming's ground out. The not-to-be-denied Cardinals scored a run in the t5h frame and 2 more in the bottom of the 6th to forge into an overwhelming 9-1 margin. Spencer capped their scoring drive in the 7th as they fashioned a 2 run splurge on 4 hits to acquire their winning 11-1 margin. Jim Fanning and Roy Ross paced the Spencer hit parade as each laced 4 hits in 5 official appearances at the plate. Paul Bruns, Bob Barracks and Mully Fredricks each collected a pair of bingles for the Legionnaires. In the ninth, veteran Hobert Duncan collected his 2nd successive hit of the season in a pinch hitter's role. The boxscorc: MASON CITY—1. Hcnely, 2b DIMarco, :)b Blanchard, ss ... Bruns, Ib Barracks, rf .... Fleming, c Ho/rue, cf Jewell, If Fredricks, p .... xDuncan xxDlaz Hogan, Mangrum Continue Battle for Pro Money Lead By RALPH BERNSTEIN Reading, Pa., (ff) —Bantam Ben Hogan and Lloyd Mangrum carry their tee-for-tee battle for the golf circuit's leading money winning honors to Reading Thursday. Mangrum, former U. S. Open champion from Niles, 111,, regained the lead in the greenback race when he picked up $1,275 in last week's Dapper Dan invitation tournament at Pittsburgh. He now has a 1948 total of $20,421.99 as against Hogan's $20,197.56. Hogan, Hershey, Pa., golf master, passed up the Dapper Dan and has been resting for this $15,000 2nd annual Reading Open over the rolling 6,740-yard Berkshire country club course. Hogan, U. S. Open and PGA champion, will be making one of his infrequent appearances in his adopted stale. The native Texan will have to be in top form to take down prize money as most of the nation's first flight golfers will be in the 4-day 72 hole competition. More than 150 linksmen, including E. J. Dutch Harrison, Little Rock, Ark., defending champion, will tee off in the first round. Harrison fired a 7-under- par 277 in winning last year's first prize money. Fielding was very spotty on the part of both clubs. Chambers was charged with 6 errors in the game while Mason City committed 4 bobbles. Murr had his fast ball working well and registered 16 strikeouts in the game. An error and Bernard Bennett's triple gave the winners a 1-0 lead in the first inning and 2 singles, a pair of walks and an error permitted Mason City to go in front 4-0 after 2 innings of play. Chambers made a run in the 3rd and got their final marker in the 5th on errors by Glen Edgington and Bud Berger. 6th Frame Splurge The game was sewed up in the 6th inning with a 4-run splurge by the local club. A walk, 3 singles and 3 errors contributed to the -run making off Pitcher Rex Reuther, who hurled all the way for the losers. Mason City collected 7 hits in the game. The victory was the 23rd for the Mason City club as against 3 defeats while it was the 6th setback for Chambers in 17 games this season. The win was also the 9th consecutive for the Mason City Juniors. The boxscore: CHAMBERS—2 AR R H PO A Nenry, 2b . 4 « « 1 0 Hockmuth, 2b 30101 Cook, Sb '- « 0 4 1 Donovan, rf ! 0 0 0 0 Gitliens. Ib ,> 0 0 4 <l Hcuther, p t 0 0 1 1 Neal. c 1 1. 1 4 0 Fischer, cf * 0 0 4 0 Krausc, ss ! I 1 t> 0 Pics Didn't Help "While casually thumbing through the fancy magazine program for the final U. S. Olympic trials, I turned to the 2-page spread in the middle with some nice pictures of a dozen chief U. S. Olympic hopes . . . Nice pictures, yes, but among those shown who won't be competing at London are Chuck Fonville, Gil Dodds and Earl Meadows v/hile Harrison Dillard, listed as a hurdler, will be competing only as a sprinter. * In the Wisconsin State baseball league, the loop leading Sheboygan club will play an all-star team selected from the other 7 clubs in the circuit ... On the all-star mound staff will be Jack Cookman, Mason City southpaw, who currently is having a good seasoi with the 4th place Fond du Lac club with a. 7-4 mark this season. * Open Bidding for Star The Braves are reported to hav dished out a $75,000 bonus to lane John Antonelli, the 18 year ol southpaw ace from Rochester, t> Y. . . .• He starred in both hig school and Junior Legion baseba and when the time came for him to cast his lot in pro ball the bidding for his services was thrown Other clubs which tried 3 one-putt greens and 5 two-putt greens. uicy Home Slate The Iowa State Cyclones have heir biggest home football schedule in 30 years—and by far their most attractive . . . Included on he home slate are games with he Big Seven co-champs, Oklahoma and Missouri, and Michigan State, long a power in midwest circles and reportedly due for a big season . . . Other home games will be played against Iowa Teachers, Drake and Colorado. open , to land the young lefty were the Tigers, Indians, Reds, Pirates, Cardinals, Yanks, Giants and Red Sox. Monona Plays Last Conqueror, Waverly, in District Finals Des Moines, (U.R)—District finals in the summer high school baseball tournaments were scheduled Wednesday at Waverly, Iowa City and Kanawha. Monona, the fall and spring champion, was to meet Waverly, the last team to defeat it, in the finals at Waverly. The host team advanced Tuesday on a 10-0 shutout over Winthrop. Waverly handed Monona its last defeat July 4, 1947. At Iowa City, Wilson of Cedar Rapids tangles with Iowa City for the right to appear in the state finals at Des Moines. At Kanawha, the host team plays Presentation academy of Whittemore in the finals. Manning defeated Hayes Consolidated of Storm Lake 6-3 to advance to the semifinals at the district meet in Storm Lake. Totals 2« 2 MASON" CITY—8 AB R D. Colloton, ss 4 1 Berger, lib 4 1 Murr, p 4 0 Bennett, e ~ <> Holder, If 4 0 J. Collolon, 2b 3 1 EdftlnKlon, rf 1 , 0 Carlson, rf 0 1 I'ostma, Ib 2 2 Wright, cf 2 2 20 8 3 IB ii ro i o 1 0 0 1 Sport magazine, in the current issue, came out with a sharp open letter to Leo Durocher branding him as the most unpopular man in baseball ... So now the docile Giants have him as boss-man and despite his nil rating in a popularity poll he may be the man to lead the slugchiefs to something better than Polo Grounds fans have watched in recent years. * Tardiff Wins Tourney Ernie Tardiff, assistant pro at the Mason City Country club last season and at present the professional at the Tomahawk golf club near Deadwood, S. Dak., won the first annual South Dakota Open at Watertown with a 5-under par 139 lor 36 holes . . . Johnny Revolta, one of the former greats in national golfing circles, was one stroke behind. The recent victory of the American league over the Nationals in the all-star game is fresh in memory as being the llth for the junior circuit in 15 games . . . Did you know that Yankee pitchers have credit for 6 of the 11 victories? . . . Lefty Gomez was a 3- time winner, Spud Chandler was on top in 1942, Frank Shea in 1947 and Vic Raschi in the one recently staged. Sauer Heads for Mark Hank Sauer of the Cincinnati Reds seems a cinch to set a home- run record for the Redlegs . . . The top 4-bagger output for Cincinnati was set in 1938 when Ival Goodman blasted 30 round trippers . . . The last member of the Reds to win the homer crown in the National league was Fred Odwell, who copped the title in 1905 with a total of 9 circuit blasts. it o o o 3 0 21 The Mason City Legionnaires got out of Spencer Tuesday night with a 3rd defeat by the Cardinals and minus 2 of the party . . . The bus took off without Infielder Ray Henely and Hobert Duncan, Jr., Globe-Gazette sports writer . . . After about 10 miles the bus returned. * A table of the personnel to make the Olympics for the United States was set up and here's what it included: 341 competitors, 59 coaches and managers, 2 doctors, 2 nurses, 7 trainers, a chef and steward, 4 officers, administration committee of 7, and an administrative staff of 8 for a total of 432. Totals Score by innings: CHAMBKRS . . fiOl 010 0—2 MASON CITY 110 004 x—8 Errors, Githens, Donovan, Hockmulh, I'ostma, Edgington, Berger, Ncal 2, Heather, J. Colloton; runs batted in, Bennett, n. Colloton 2, Hockmuth, Berger 2, Wright; 3 base hit, Bennett; stolen base, Bennett; sacrifice, Edgington; double play. Cook to Githens; left on ba-.es, Chambers 5, Mason City fl; bases on balls, Reuther 5, Murr 2; strikeouts, Reuther 4, Murr 10; umpires, Ilert and Hahn; time 1:35. I believe Ken Kew, KGLO newscaster, set something of a record for a low number cf putts taken in a single round at the Country club about a week ago . . . Kew had only 23 putts for 18 holes with MIDGET BASEBALL LEAGUE In Midget baseball league games Tuesday, Marshall-Swift nipped Montgomery Ward 1-0 and Coca- Cola defeated Tyler-Ryan 9-2. The standings: W. L. Pct-l W. L,. Pet. Decker's !) 4 .ODl|Coca-Cola 6 8 Alt* Betsy Ro. 8 4 .fififi|Ty-Ryan 6 8 .428 Ward's 8 1 .533[M.-Swift 5 9 .351 AB •1 4 a 3 4 :t D II PO I 2 n i n 2 :: 7 Totals 35 1 9 21 x Batted for Fredricks in Olh. xxRan for nuiic.in in 9th. SPENCER—U AB R II PO Yambor, 2b ..: '"> I t 2 Hoffman, rf 5 2 8 2 Fanning, If B 1 4 1 Burgess, Ib !> 1 1 12 Ross, c . r > 2 4 4 House, ss i> 1 2 2 Stockb.iuer, cf ........ i> 2 2 :! Burgoyne, 3b J> 1 2 1 Rauh, p 5 0 2 0 League Leaders Totals 45 Score by innings: 5 11 21 27 11 BASEBALL ROOSEVELT FIELD THURSDAY, July 22 - 8:30 p. m. ESTHERVILLE VS. M.C.LEGIONNAIRES Admission — Adults 60c; Children 25e — Tax Inc. JACK KRAMER —Scores 9th Straight hind with a 4-run rally in the 5th which gave Jack Kramer his 9th straight victory and his llth of the season against his old mates. The Red Sox got their 4 runs on 4 walks and a pair of doubles by Birdie Tebbetts and Vern Stephens. Les Moss and Don Lund hit St. Louis homers.' The Tigers topped the Yankees, 2-1 at New York when George Kell .doubled and Hoot Evers singled him home in the 9th to give Virgil "Fire" trOfcks his 8th victory. Pat Mullin homered for the other Detroit tally. The Washington Senator got steady pitching from Ray Scarborough and beat the Cleveland Indians 2-1 in the finale of a 4- game series at Washington after losing the first 3 games. Don Black gave up both Senator runs. Arino "Chick" Pieretti pitched the Chicago White Sox to a 5-2 win over the Athletics at Philadelphia, giving only 6 hits. Lou Brissie was charged with his 8th defeat and 2nd in 3 days. New York at St. Louis in the national was rained out. MASON CITY ... 009 100 OOfl— 191 SPENCER .102 012 20x—11 21 1 Errors, Blanclmrd, House: runs batted In, Ynmbor, Fleming, Bur cess 2, Ross, Stockbauer 3, Burgoyne. Rauh; 2 base hits. Fanning, Rauh, Brunn, Stockbauer; stolen bases, Stockhaner. limns, Yamhor; double plays, Rauh, Burgoyne, Yambor, Biirifoyne, Yambor, Burgess; left on bases. Mason City ID, Spencer II); bases on balls, off Rauh -I; strikeouts, Fredrick* 4, Rauh 3; wild pitches, Fredricks; umpires, Franke, Gunslen; time, J:35. AMERICAN LEAGUE G AB R II Tct. Williams, Boston ... 71 2C>3 (id 102 .388 Boudreau, Cleveland HI 303 fil> 108 ,33fi Kell, Detroit fil 230 34 81 .330 Mitchell, Cleveland . Kf> 2110 34 Hit .331 Zarllla, St. Louis ... 7« 27fl 37 01 .H2C NATIONAL LEAGUE G AB R II Pet. Mnsial, St. Louis ... Ht 317 71 125 .392 Pafko. Chicnco 77 21)0 SO 102 .352 Ashburn, Phillies .. 82 32S V.t 111) .335 Holmes, Boston 72 2'Ji) 49 !)7 .324 Dark, Boston <!8 248 40 80 .323 HOMERUNS Kincr, Pirates 2(1 Sauer, Reds 21! Musial, Cardinals 22 Kcltner, Indians 22 Mlie. Giants 20 RUNS Musial, Cardinals 71 Klncr, Pirates f>9 Williams, Red Sox fid Lockman, Giants fi3 DiMagglo, Red Sox fi3 RUNS BATTED IN Stephens, Red Sox 78 Gordon, Indians 75 DIMagglo, Yankees 74 Williams, Red Sox 72 Mlie. Giants 70 Musial, Cardinals 70 invitational Golf Tournament Carded at Charles City Charles City — The annual Charles City Invitational golf tournament will be held here Sunday nt the Charles City Country club. Play will be on medal basis over 27 holes. Merle Stimson of Waterloo won the 1947 meet with 101, 7 under par over the short 2,600 yard layout. Mel Roewert, club professional, has announced that 18 players will compete in the championship flight with 12 in lower flights. Qualifying round will be over the first 9 -holr-s. The field is limited to 120 players, entry fee is $2, starting times will be between 7:30 and 10:45 a. m. and all prizes will consist oi golf equipment. Reservations may be made any time this week. GET SOFTBALL VICTORY Greene — In an open softball tournament at Cedar Rapids Monday, Earth's Chevrolet beat Ot~ tumwa's softball team 2-0. Greene had 7 hits, Otturmya had 2 hits. Ollick was the winning pitcher from Greene and hit n homerun with one man on base. Greene's Barth Chevrolet team will play Waterloo's • John Deere softball team at Cedar Rapids in the afternoon Sunday. ONE WEEK EXTENSION SEARS BIG BICYCLE SALE STATE TRAPSHOOT MEET Cedar Falls, (U.R)—The 72nd annual Iowa state trapshooling tournament starts here Sunday at the Cedar Falls Gun club and a record-number of entries is pectecl for the 4-day event. ex- Paige Forbidden to Use "Hesitation Pitch" Washingrton, (U.R) — Lou Boudreau, manager of the Cleveland Indians, said "Wednesday that Negro Pitcher Satchel Paige has been forbidden by the American league to throw his favorite "hesitation pitch." The Washington Senators squawked to League President Will Harridge after facing Paige's tricky delivery in a night game on Monday. Boudreau said he was notified by telephone Tuesday that Harridge declared the pitch illegal. The delivery uses a "hitch", or momentary pause, which throws batters oft their timing. The Senators complained that is constituted a balk with men on base. SCHEDULE GOLF MEET Iowa Falls—The Iowa Falls city golf tournament is scheduled for the week beginning July 26. Qualifying rounds will be played before that date. BODY PLANOORAPHINO PHONE 567 NO GREAT MATTER Whether you call it Fender finishing:, dent demolishing: or body bumping: We are equipped to and do it better So when you need body repair we are the folks to see. PRITCHARD MOTOR CO. Tour Friendly Ford Dealer 202 1st St. S. E. Ph. Nlfht Regular 44.95 J.C.Higgins Semi-Equipped Bicycle $4195 Boys' or Girls' Through This Sat. „ USE SEARS EASY PAYMENTS Speedy Semi-Equipped J. C. Higgins Bicycles. Save Now. 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