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HAivLrUxtD UAllA CUUKAiii': MUmJAi, JUjnK 21, 1948. Holland Hurdler Claims iWpfliPrcf iplrl Rnv Wins Soan Rox Derbv Courant All Star Game Ballot AMERICAN LEAGUE NATIONAL LEAGUE Kramer Subdues Riggs In Four Sets To Capture Professional Net Crown hr. it a I hnn DCIOrtJ trOWU ILSLlIIiaieU tl 1U.UUU Willimantic Elks Nine BlanksTVlanchester, 4-0 New World's Standard Amsterdam, June 20. (UP.) Mrs. ranny Blankers-Koen, Hoi-! land's star woman hurdler, claimed a new world record today after running the 80 meter hurdles in 11 seconds flat.

The previous woman's record of 11.3 was created by Claudia Testoni of Italy in 1939. Mrs. Blankers-Koen participated in an "OJympic Day" competition before 63,000 fans. She benefited by a strong wind her back. Windsor Locks Is Nipped In Ninth By New Hartford Standings.

Record Entry Received For Henley Regatta London, June 20. (AP.) A record entry of 150 crews and scullers has been received for the Henley Regatta starting June 30. Two American eights, Kent School, the holders, and Princeton University, are scheduled to compete in the Thames Challenge Cup. -Fourteen scullers will go for the diamond Sculls Which Jack Kelly of Philadelphia is not defending because the regatta clashes with American Olympic trials. Bill Schindler Overtakes Flemke At Cherry Park Avon, June 20.

(Special.) Bronco Bill Schindler, one-legged ace from Freeport, L. captured his second main event win at St. Augustine's Teams Split Two Park Games Two St. Augustine's Boy's Brigade teams split games played yesterday at Goodwin Park. The CYO nine clipped tne American legion Post No.

77 in 10 innings by 4 to 3, while the Juniors dropped a seven-Inning 5 to 4 verdict to the Hoboes. Shuckerow and Mullen clouted homers for the Hoboes. St. Aug. CYO 000 010 110 14 10 1 Legion Post 77 100 200 000 03 7 0 uinahue and Settino; LaForge, Steuernagle (8) and Parker.

Hoboes 110 102 05 5 2 St. Aug. Jrs. 310 000 04 4 2 Shuckerow and Barone, Mullen (2); Frodel and Farrell. Saybrook Whips Middletown Giants Arid Retains Lead Standings.

0 1 1 2 2 2 2 3 PcL 1.000 .750 .667 .333 .333 .333 .333 .000 Saybrook Mood us Portland Essex Middletown East Hampton Deep River Higganum 4 3 2 1 1 1 1 Middletown, June 20. (Spe ciai.) ine faayorooK Kama remain in full possession of first nlar in tht MiHHlospv Cnnntv Address Pet. Wethersfield '5 0 1.000 Windsor Locks 4 1 .800 New Hartford 4 1 .800 Tariffville 3 2 .600 Collinsville 2 3 .400 Farmington 2 3 .400 Simsbury 2 3 .400 Unionville 2 3 .400 Poquonock 14 .200 Avon 0 6 .000 'Baseball League as the downan(i led Genslar by a length and 'county team defeated the Middle- one-quarter at the finish line. His town Giants 5 to 3 for their fourth winning time was a 38 seconds straight win of the season and also, remain the onlv undefeated clubi in the league. Saybrook's fast bailer, Bobby Nihil, went the full distance on the hill limiting the Giants to six mu unuung tne giants to :38.6 :38.6 and :38.5.

The hits Vhile fanning six and issued holder.s 5tiffest corn-but two base on balls Frosty titlon came from Bob Gadd. Francis and Ben Wysocki did the Wethersfield. who twice iiuuiciuwii piiciuiis as taking the loss. The Torrenti brothers, Dede and Jack, were the standouts for the winners. In the first inning Jack singled in two runs and in the third frame Saybrook took a two run lead and were never headed thereafter when Dede doubled in a pair tallies.

Moodus won their third straight contest in the league taking a 3 to 0 win from Essex behind the two hit hurling of Don Brooks, who has just returned home from Bridge port in the Colonial League. Moodus with but one loss is In second place in the league race- Portland dropped from the unbeaten ranks with East Hampton, behind the five hit tossing of Don Clark, winning 4 to 1. Ozzie Fron-tel's fifth inning double with the bases loaded was the big blow of the game for the winners. Two schoolboy hurlers, Don Calarco and Bill Francis, combined to pitch a shutout 2 to 0 win nvpr Hitrcrannm Calnrrn went the first five frames and gained parents. Mr.

and Mrs. Harold F. credit for the victory while Fran-j Watson of 43 Tollgate Road, were cis finished up on the hilL Both especially Pjoud that Tie built it ihr-o. Kite whnplall himself." The total cost was BY ROGER DpVE. Wethersfield, June 20.

A 14-years-old Wethersfield schoolboy, competing 'in the event for the first time, piloted his red and blue racer to a spectacular triumph in the annual Greater Hartford Soap Box Derby this afternoon. He is Kirk Watson, a slim youngster who made his speedway bow on what proved to be a record-breaking occasion. New highs were achieved in both the entry list and number of spectators today, with more than 100 contestants vying for top honors on the 1000 foot Nott Street course. Captain Ralph Buckley, head of the State Police traffic division, estimated the crowd at 10,000 far and away the greatest throng this yearly fixture has ever attracted. Despite a broiling sun which pushed the temperature up to 79 degrees, the huge outpouring of fans jammed the entire area and all the side streets leading to the hill.

Watson nosed out Art Genslar, 12-years-old West Hartford boy. in the championship final. Kirk qualified for the title heat by surviving the Class A eliminations, while Art topped the Class field. After a nip-and-tuck begin ning, Watson edged out in front Ilat- Kamp Too Fast. Watson's other winning times were :38.7, :38.3, :38.1 and 37.9.

while Gensler advanced to the final clockings of :37.9 (off the WQn heats .333 tnen :38.0 and it took Watson's :37.9 in. the Class A final to send him to the sidelines. The day's best time was th :37.6 turned in by Roger Horen-stein of Hartford in the Class first elimination race and was off a starting ramp. That device was latter eliminated, however, as it was felt the boys' speed was too great. The fastest clocking recorded after that was the :37.9 with which Watson won the day's finale.

Watson, who will be a high school freshman in the fall, will now represent Hartford in the national soap box derby at Akron. Ohio. August 15. The other heat victors will share in the lesser prize loot which has a total value of $1000. To Have 'Dog' Feast.

It took Kirk six weeks to build his winning racer. He constructed, tore down and then built again several times before being, satis- fied with the finished product. His $25, and this was sponsored by a Wethersfield store. He will also have "all the hot dogs he can eat for one week." This offer was made to him before the race by a hot dog stand operator on the Berlin Turnpike, and was contingent on his winning the event. Kirk's home is only a short distance from Nott Hill, and he was one of the few entrants to push his own car to the site of the races.

"I was sure surprised wjien I won the qualifying race," he later confessed, "and I just couldn't believe it when I reached the semi-finals. And then when I won the big prize, I well, I was just overwhelmed." Derby officials, who clocked the racers in trial runs, reported that the speediest cars reached "a maximum of 30 miles an hour. First Elimination Heats. Class A winners: Ted Steinetz. Dan Ferraina, Bill Boyington, Paul Berger, Bob Gadd.

Don MeCall. Jackie Muin, Dick Green, Bob Sypek, Kirk Watson. John Whaien, Roger Steuart, Herm Gernhaidu Lou Lanza. Bob Hooper, Dick Mazur. Class winners: David Bonvoulous, Phil Brown, Phil Conran, George Dem-ers, Burt Karp, Mike Spencer, Art Gensler, Roger Horensteln.

Jim Perry, Harold Schneider, George Woods, Ray Simpson, Bob Erlckson, Bill Ran-ey. John Ahern. Jim Griffin. Seeand. KlimiamtioB Heata.

Class A winners: Berger, Gadd, Gern-haidt. Green, Watson, Mazur. Class winners: Brown. Simpson, Demers. Gensler, Allen, Horensteln.

Third Klimintio Hetta. Class A. Gadd, Watson; Class Bt Gensler, Allen. Class Flaals. Class A.

Watson: Class B. Gensler. Special Time Trials. Class Fred Conklin, Jr, :3S.5 Class Jack Jacobsen. :39.1.

EAST' WINDSOR HILL Forest Hills, New June 20. (UP.) Jack Kramer battered Bobby Riggs down to size in an hour-long; first set and then kept the pressure going full blast the rest of the way to win the national professional tennis championship today, 14-12, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3. Riggs blew a 5-3 lead in that all-telling opening set, and after that he was licked, showing obvious fatigue even though he did manage to rally to win the third set. The victory for Kramer, dethroning Riggs from the title he won by downing Don Budge last year, came as no great surprise, for the big, booming belter from Montebelle, had taught the cocky little Bobby many a tennis lesson on their national-wide tour. But few expected Kramer to win so handily.

Even Riggs' serv ice, which he used to score 20 aces against Frank Kovacs in the semifinals yesterday, failed him. lie aced Kramer seven times to day. Riggs led in games, 5-3, and had a 40-15 edge in the' ninth game in that vital openine set when Kramer caught fire. Jack forced the game to deuce and then pulled the set out of the fire when he sent one, long placement down the sideline and then Riggs double-faulted. They alternated the rest of the way to the 25th game when Kramer finally broke through Riggs' service, to set up Kramer breezed to the second set win in 19 minutes, but the last point of the seventh game raised a hue and cry unusual in the cathedral hush of Forest Hills.

Riggs' ball clearly raised chalk dust on the backline, but the line man called it "out" and Kramer got the point and the game. The gallery booed and Riggs showed his obvious disgust as he changed courts. Riggs rallied to take the third set, cashing in on some Kramer errors including a douDie-rauit on set point. But Jack came back in the final set, and Riggs obviously was out of the race. Kramer broke his service in the fourth game to take 3-1 lead, and then broke through again in the eighth after he lost his own in the seventh.

The ninth game went to deuce twice, and then Kramer ended it all with a deep cross-court shot that Riggs smashed into the net with his forehand. Kramer also was crowned doubles champion when he and Francisco (Pancho) Segura, of Ecuador rallied to take three straight sets and win 4-6. 5-7, 6-2. 7-5, 8-6, over Riggs and Budge, 'the defending champs. Blue Sox 9-5, Pioneers 3-6 Elmlra.

N. Y- June 20. Pioneers came from behind in the last of the seventh to down Utlca, 6-5, and gain an even split with the Blue Sox In today's doubleheader before close to 3000 fans at Dunn Field. The Sox had a field day In the opener garnering 16 h'ts to rout the locals, 9-3. (First Game.) TJTTCA (E) ab a erbl WplWpr et 5033001 Grabowskl si 5221010 Mayo If 5111000 Ackert 3b 5112101 rf 4114101 Johnson 2b 5133402 Glynn lb 4 2 1 10 2 0 1 Pardo 5022101 Spraglns 5 12 12 0 1 Totals ELMIRA (E) Bachmann If Gray rf Crawford 3b I-utz lb Riga cy-lb Roxers 2b l.ouman sa Komer Bilbrey Majorkl cf 43 9 IS ab 27 11 1 8 a rbi 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Totalj 33 3 7 27-11 3 2 THica 300 001 1049 Elmira 200 010 0003 Two base hits, Pardo, Spranins; three base hit, Johnson; stolen base, Welker; bases on balls, off Bilbrey 4, Spraglns struck out, by Bilbrey 1, Spraglns left on bases, Elmlra 6, Utlca 11: wild pitch, Bilbrey; double play, Crawford to Rogers to Lutz; umpires, Severa and Sullivan; time, 2.01.

Second Game. ELMIRA (E) ab a rbl Bachmann If 4001000 Gray rf 4022001 Crawford 3b 4110000 Riga lb 4127101 Rogers 2b 3 2 2 2 2 0 '1 Majorkl cf 4016001 Morris 3012000 Ferullo 1100000 Stuckmeyer 0000100 -Komer 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 Totals TJTICA (E) Welker cf Grabowskl ss Mayo If Ackert 3b Giammarco rl Johnson 2b Glynn lb O'Malley JdeKelurey 32 6 13 21 5 0 6 ab a erbl 4 1 3 2 0 0 0 4 1 2 4 3 0 0 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 3 0 1 2 2 1 1 "4 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 4 0 0 0 4 112 10 1 4 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Totals 32 5 12 19x 7 1 4 Elmlra 001 030 26 Utlca 000 032 05 Two base hits, Welker, Mayo 2, Rogers, Louman, Johnson; three base hits, Riga, Welker; sacrifice, Rogers; bases on balls, off Ferullo 1, Peterson 3, Stuckmeyer struck out, by Peterson 1, Ferullo left on bases, Elmira 8, Utlca double plays, Riga, Rogers; hits, off Peterson 12 in 6 1-3 McKeurey 1 in 0: Ferullo 11 In 5 2-3; Stuckmeyer 1 in 1 2-3; winning pitcher, Stuckmeyer; losing pitcher, Peterson; umpires, Sullivan and Severa; time, attendance, 2910. one out when winning run scored. New Britain Falcons Defeat Negro Giants New Britain, June 20. (Special.) The New Britain Falcon baseball team walloped the New England Negro Giants 10 to 4 here Sunday afternoon.

Both teams got 10 hits but Schribert, local twirler managed to scatter them. Kaczynskl, New Britain catcher, poled a long home run. and he and L. Miller, Falcon's righ fielder, got the only extra base knocks of the two Giants pitchers, Black and Martin. Falcons 100 003 33x 10 10 2 Colored 200 000 101 4 10 0 Schribert and Kaczynskl, Brack, Martin arfd Pool.

Bristol Bees Triumph On Double by Deutsch Bristol, June 20. (Special.) Joe Peutsch socked a double to score Brown In the tenth Inning tonight and give the Bristol Bees a 7 ot 6 victory over the Staten Island Oilers. A crowd of 900 saw the Bees win their seventh game in nine outings. Bristol 100 020 003 17 10 5 State Island Oil 100 012 06 12 7 Kunze. Gathman 8).

Deutsch (10) and Gorman; WUlets and Laub. Softball. Toto Electrics 3, Middletown Rainbows 1. RF CF LF 3B SS 2B IB Managers will name pitchers. Name Grace Lenczyk Goes Open Golf Crown At Grace Lenczyk, the outstanding Newingttm links star makes her bid for the Western Open championship at Chicago today.

The 20-years-old Indian liill golfer won the national intercollegiate title last week. She will be defending the Marion Miley Trophy-she won last year for the lowest qualifying total in the Western Operand Amateur tournaments. The Connecticut Section. PGA, holds its second pro-amateur tournament of the season at the Golf Club of Avon today. Each pro brings three amateurs from his own club for this 18 hole best-ball event.

The Greater Hartford Youth golf tournament will be held at Keney Park today and most of the top scholastic stars in the section compete. The event is open to youngsters from 14 to 19 years of age. William H. Neale, secretary of the Connecticut State Golf Association, announced the pairings and starting times for the sectional qualifying round for the 1948 state championship. More than 50 golfers will com pete over the 36-hole route at Wampanoag tomorrow for the right to play in the championship proper at Greenwich June 28 July 1.

H. H. Mandly; of Wethers-field and Manchester, the defending champion, does not have to Qualify in the sectional test. 8:45 and 12:45 Louis Lostoski, Pe- quabuck; Stanley Hargivicz, Pequa-buck: William Markham. Wethersfield.

8:50 and 12:50 J. H. Killington, Wampanoag: Frederick Spencer, Wampanoag; and T. Whalen, Wethersfield. 8:55 and 12:55 P.

3. Zaccagnlno, Keney Park: Harold Quinn. Keney Park: William Kufta, Rockledge. 9:00 and 1:00 T. P.

Tracey, Wethersfield: Pat Mazzarella, Pequabuck; E. J. Kowalski, Pequabuck. 9:05 and 1:05 F. D.

Ross. Wampanoag; W. S. English, Wallingford; Emll Czajkowski, Pequabuck. 9:10 and 1:10 Stanley Talsarsky, Indian Hill; Thomas Moraghan, Litchfield: Archie Hovanesian.

Stanley. 9:15 and 1:15 James Dayton, Litchfield: Charles Kalajian, Rockledge; D. J. Buckley, Rockledge. 9:20 and 1:20 E.

J. Bedus. Indian Hill: Mike Budney, Indian Hill; J. F. Mitchell, Wethersfield.

9:25 and 1:25 J. M. Bailey, Wethersfield; D. G. Bates, Shuttle Meadow; Robert Cox, Wethersfield.

9:30 and 1:30 E. J. Weth-ersfileld; Henry Budney, Indian Hill; E. S. May, Indian Hill.

9:35 and 135 E. P. Aldrich. Wethersfield: E. A.

Torrant, Wethersfield; J. P. Mandly, Rockledge. 9:40 and 1:40 Peter PIrog. Pequabuck; Anthony PIrog, Pequabuck; M.

E. Hurlbut, Farmington. 9:45 and 1:45 Joseph Pirog, Pequabuck; Joseph Hargivicz, Pequabuck; M. J. Moraghan, Litchfield.

9:50 and 1:50 Robert Young, South-tngton; John Zelenskl, Southlngton; Chester Braun, Manchester. 9:55 and 1:55 J. L. Campbell. Wethersfield; W.

A. Hughes. Wethersfield; Kenneth Spellacy, Wallingford. 10:00 and 2:00 Hugo Torza. Wethersfield; John Torda, Wethersfield; A.

P. Funk, Chippanee. 10:05 and 2:05 Jay Lennon, Wethersfield; Peter Quinn, Keney Park. AVON. Club event, odd holes '4 handicaps: Class A G.

W. Eak 40-931; Class F. Potter 42-1230. Sweepstakes: Class A G. W.

Eak 83- 1766: C. B. Stadtmiller 71-368; E. D. Johnson 88-1870: H.

J. Fisher 84- 1371 (draw): Class W. W. Hutt 84-1965; D. J.

Shea 90-2466; F. Potter 9-2467; Dr. W. H. Van Wart 92-2369; E.

C. Scott 93-2469; J. Brady 102-33 69. Ladies sweepstakes: Class A Mrs. R.

D. Currie 92-1379; Mrs. H. A. Swalm 96-23 73.

ROCKLEDGE. Club event, even holes handicap: P. Curtin 39-63: J. Brennan 39-633: E. Carlson 38-134; H.

Weinstein 42-7 35; L. Sykes 44-935; J. Lynch 39-4 35; low gross W. Kusta 38. Kickers handicap: J.

Montgomery 87-1473: J. Jackson 90-1773: A. Kas-prow 78-5 73: J. Loom is 81-8 73; J. Lynch 78-573; A.

Hanley 88-1573; low gross W. Kusta 37-3774. WETHERSFIELD. Weekend club prize Low gross: E. P.

Aldrich 70; loy net: N. J. Bel-court 92-27 65; John Guzauckas 74-6 68 (won draw). Medal play Low gross: R. M.

Grant 68; low net; E. P. Aldrich 70-466; J. T. Barry 72-567; R.

Steele 76-8 68; F. G. Munroe 77-968. Kickers J. Deegan 79-8 71 (won draw).

Pequabuck defeated Tumble Brook, 3 to 0, in a Central Connecticut Golf Association Four-Ball League match at Pequabuck yesterday. Lou Lostoski, 74, and Stan Hargivicz, 73, played for the winners while Dutch Selwyn, 78, and Sid Blumenthal, 82, represented the losers. FAHMTNGTON. Sweepstakes Dr. W.

J. Watson 84-1866; B. A. Schmtckrath 78-10 68 R. M.

Terry 82-1270: Harry Ware-ham 83-1271: S. M. Dolan 98-2771. PEQUABUCK. Low gross Stan Hargivicz 73.

Class most threes: Lou Lostoski Leon Truskosk most fours: Parker Strattman 10; most fives: Tony Pirog 10. Class most fours: Joe Mortel-litl most fives: Bill Adams 8: most sixes; John Cotels 7: Marty Nold 7. TUMBLE BROOK. Sweepstakes Dr. Arthur Margolls 84-1767; Harvey Dunn 79-970; Bert Youmans 77-7 70.

First round results In Auerbach Trophy tournament Lux Ellovich defeated Sid Max. 4 and Sheldon Kahn defeated Harry Ellin 2 and Charles Carples defeated Bob Epstein 3 and 2: Bert Youmans defeated Sid Blumenthal 2 and Harvey Dunn defeated Dutch Selwyn 3 and Sam Golden defeated Joe Rubenstein 3 and Sam Suisman defeated Ed Lavitt by default. Second flight U. Joseloff defeated A. Newfield 1 up; Mel Title defeated Dave Levy 1 up; Mel Title defeated Richard Newfield 3 and 2: Sam L-bon defeated I.

Parsky 2 and Wll- SeeTheBig AUSTIN A-40 Sedans MG Convertibles Famous British Mmde Cart A SALES 198 Church SU, Htfd. 2-0418 Berlla Turnpike Berlla Telephone New Britsla 6114 2: 3 Willimantic, June 20. (Special.) Lefty Jedzinlak spun a two hitter and fanned 14 as the Elks were racking up a 4 to 0 win over the Manchester British-Americans this afternoon at Recreation before a crowd of 500. The Elks tallied a loner in the fourth and pushed across their other- three runs in the seventh. Depathy and Samson of the winners each hit safely twice wh)e the longest hit of the afternoon was a triple by Bob Potter In the seventh with two runners abase.

Elks 000 100 30x4 7 0 Mancheser 000 000 0000 2 4 Jedzinlak and Kelly; Flood and tseruoe. Local Rink Wins Springfield Event At Forest Park BY MAX LIBERMAN. Springfield, June 19. Hartford lawn bowlers made a clean sweep, of awards in the eighth annual MacLennan Cup Lawn Bowling Tournament this afternoon at Forest-Park. A rink from the Hartford Fern-, leigh Club emerged the- winners from a four-team playoff to win first place.

John Gowans was the skip, Alex Trail played lead, Duncan Miller, second and James Joh'nston, third. Second honors went to the Hartford Association Club squad with Robert Burnett, skip, Albert Watson, lead. Albert MacLean, sec ond and Frank Ramsbotham, third. A foursome from the Hartford Thistle Club took third award. James Watt was the skip, Harry Campbell, lead.

Jack McKay, second, and James Kelly, third. After the three rounds of the regulation play, the three Hartford winners along with the Holy-oke Club rink with William Keay, skip, Albert Ward, lead, Alex Mac-Donald, second, and John Davidson, third, were tied for first place, each with six points. In the semi-final playoffs, Gowans' crew defeated Keays by a score of 9 to and Burnett's foursome defeated Jim Watt's, 6 to 0. In the finals, the Fernleigh champions defeated Burnett's rink, 11 to and in the rolloff for third, after Burnett had taken second. Watt's rollers defeated Keay's, 4 to 3, to take third place.

The Fernleigh winners in gaining the finals, defeated Frank Birse's Springfield rink in the first round, 19 to 12; Harold Wakefield's Springfield team in Ihe second, 18 to and John Pel-land's Holy Name team in the third round, 16 to 11. otSaO'etaoin shrdlu cmfwyp mbm Summary of the three rounds allowing two points for each round won: John Gowans, Fernleigh 2 2 26 Robert Burnett, Hartford Association 2 2 26 James Watt, Thistle 2 2 26 William Keay, Springfield 2 2 26 George Davidson. Thistle 2 2 0 4 John Hannan, Hartford Association 2 2 04 Fred Ashworth, Tarn O'Shant- er 2 0 24 William Hall, Holyoke 2 0 24 Frank girse, Springfield 0 2 24 Sam MacFarlane, Springfield 0 2 2 4 Robert Dickson. Thistle 2 0 02 John Mclnnes, Springfield 0 2 02 Harry Milroy, Springfield 0 0 22 Dr. Emll Dlllenback, Springfield 0 0 22 George French, Holy Name 0 0 0 0 John Pelland, Holy Name 0 0 00 Charles Steere.

Springfield 0 0 00 Harold Wakefield, Springfield 0 0 00 Trips 5-2, Grays 2-0 Willlamsport, June 20. (AP.) The Binghamton Triplets shoved the Grays Into fourth place here this afternoon when they handed Willlamsport a double setback before 2677 cash customers, 5-2 and 2-0. (First Game.) -BINGHAMT'N (E) ab a erbl Mick cf 3005000 Glunt ss 4 0 2 3 4 1 1 Pollock lb 5008100 Bocek If 5111000 McCorkle 4123100 Ehlers 2b 3215302 Green grass 3b 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 Shirley rf 3001000 Latter 3111000 Totals WILLIAMSP'T Blanchard 3b Brlnsky If Daugherty sa Heller lb 33 (E)ab 5 4 4 3 4 4 3 2 0 1 8 27 1 5 rbl 0 0 Chippie cf 6 0 3 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 Humphrey rl Moran 2b March Burke a-Swanson Totals 32 2 6 27 9 0 2 Bfnghamton 001 200 0205 Willlamsport 001 001 O0O2 Two base hits. Latter, Bocek, Green-grass: home runs, Ehlers, Daugherty; stolen base, McCorkle; sacrifice, Mick; double play, ulunt to foilock; left on bases, Binghamton 8, Willlamsport bases on balls, off March 6, Latter struck out, by Latter hits, off March 8 in 8 1-3 innings. Burke 0 In 2-3; hit by pitcher, by Latter (Ginsberg); losing pitcher, March; umpires, Toff and Tabacchi; time, 1:51.

a Swanson filed out for Burke in 9th. (Second Game.) B'NGH'MTON (E) ab a rbt Mick cf 3111000 Glunt ss 20 2130 0 Pollock lb 3 1 1 10 0 0 1 Bocek If 2011001 McCorkle 2003000 Ehlers 2b 201330ft Greengrass 3b Shirley rf -Valenzuela 3 0 0 3 0 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 Totals 23 2 6 21 12 0 2 WIL'MSPORT (E) ab a erbl Blanchard 3b .2 0 0 1 1 0 0 Brlnsky If 2004000 Daugherty ss 3002400 Heller lb 3015000 Chippie cf 3011100 Swanson 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 Humphrey rf 3002000 Moran 2b 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 a-Glnsberg 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 Bowden 2b 1001010 Wybereanec 1001300 b-Owcar 1000100 Totals 24 3 21 11 1 Binghamton 200 000 0 2 Two base hits, Bocek, Heller; stolen base, Mick; sacrifices, McCorkle, Pollock. Glunt; double plays, Daugherty to Bowden; left on bases, Binghamton 7, Williamsport 5: bases on balls, Wy-beranec 4, Valenzuela strikeouts, Wyberanec 1, Valenzuela 2, Owcar hits, off Wyberanec 5 In 5 innings, Owcar 1 in losing pitcher. Wyberanec; umpires, Tabacchi and Toff: time, 1:24. a Ginsberg singled for Moran in 5th; Owcar struck out for Wyberanec in 5th.

New York Firemen Whip Meriden Insilcos by 7-1 Mermen. June 20. (Special.) The New York Fire Department trounced the Meriden Insilcos, 7 to 1, in a night game here tonight. New York 000 502 0007 10 1 Meriden 100 000 0001 2 2 Waldron and White; Chapln, Jay (4) and Klemovich. WARDEN Hartford's Dealer For CROSLEY A Fine Car Ana St Tel.

S-4651 After Western Chicago Today Ham Goldstein defeated Mickey Man-aker 6 and 5: Ed Rosin defeated Dr. Markley 2 and 1: Dr. A. Margolis de- reatea Lou Katz 6 and 5: Dick scnatz defeated Ted Sharaf 5 and 4. Third flight Goody Banks defeated Jerry Kohn by default; Irv Lippmann defeated Richard Suisman 1 up; Jack Baskln defeated Dr.

H. Lessow 3 and Mutt Susman defeated Ray Zlskin and 2: Bernie Gottlieb defeated Herm Albert 3 and 2. INDIAN I IT'LL. Odd holes, half handicap Class A A. Thornton 36-729; Ben Lewon 31-229; Class Dr.

Meligonis 44-14 30: H. Servis 39-831. Sweepstakes Class Ed May 69-267; J. Zajac 75-768; T. Arnold 82- 1468; E.

Mulhall 75-669; Chaiko 75-669; Class Dr. D'Amato 104- 3866: L. Lamont 93-2667. Ladies Sweepstakes Mrs. A.

Hub bard 109-3079: Mrs. H. Sheehan 109- 2881: Mrs. C. Moulton 112-3181.

Low gross Miss Pearl Snow 98. CHIPPANEE. Best selected nine Paul Jaeger 36-1224: Nick Cavaleri 44-1925: R. Card 39-1425; Fred Knight 32-725. Mixed foursomes, nine holes Low gross: Mrs.

R. iJnsley and Fred Knight 49; Low net: Mr. and Mrs. William Moriarty 49-14 35. Sweepstakes Iaw gross: A.

P. Funk 75; Low net: Paul Jaeger y-zo 67; Clare Hendey 93-23-70. EDGEWOOD. Sweepstakes: E. Rhodes, 78-9-69; F.

Scanlon, 86-16-70; J. O'Brien, 90-20-70; F. Fountain, 94-23-71; F. Rand, 87-16-71. Ladies sweepstakes: Miss A.

Col man, 105-26-79; Mrs. C. Conrad, 113- 34-79 SOUTHINGTON. Saturday club event, best selected 9 holes: Low gross, E. Sterniak, 33; low net, K.

xnompson, 38-9-29. Saturday sweepstakes: Class Sterniak, 73-6-67; M. Ianucci. 83-14-69; Class R. Dewey, 93-19-74; D.

Deno, W-ltt-74. Sunday sweepstakes: Class A. E. Hackbarth, 81-11-70; W. Zomaic, 76- 6-70; Class B.

E. DeMatties, 96-22-74; u. ueno, i-it-75. WAMPANOAG. Club event Class W.

H. Wal lace 83-12-71: Class H. D. Van Gils 85-14-71; C. C.

Kelly 83-18-71; (won draw): Class H. W. Nethery 95-22-73. Sweepstake's Class W. H.

Wal lace 83-12-71; A. E. Englund 80-8-72; Graham Murihead 81-7-74: Class Dr. C. C.

Kelly 89-18-71; H. D. VanGils 85-14-71: ti. Carlson 88-16-72; Class H. J.

W. Nethery 95-22-73; Spencer liross 94-20-74; Jr C. Marshall S7-23-74; Elliott Wentworth 97-22-75. HARTFORD. Ralph Love staved off a late rally by Lou Ives to win the club championship, 2 and 1.

Love was four up at the end of the morning round but Ives squared the match on the twenty-seventh holes. However, Love came through on the final nine to triumph. Sweepstakes Class Joe Barr 79-6-73; Class W. Swearingen 92-20-72. KENEY PARK.

Sweepstakes: Low gross, J. K. Hong, 36-3773; low net, J. DeMino, 75-966; P. Rago, 74-668; A.

Lesco, 89-2069; D. Healy, 88-18 70; A. Aronson, 86-1571; J. McMahon. 86-1571.

SHUTTLE MEADOW. R. T. Frlsble. wpn the medal in the qualifying round for the club championship with a 76.

First round pairings. First flight R. T. Frlsble Jr. vs.

Ed Twichell; Dave Dary vs. R. R. Brandt; F. W.

Rees vs. H. C. Humphrey; F. E.

Downes vs. F. L. Morrow; Jack Bates vs. H.

E. Pape; E. M. Hayden Jr. vs.

L. Stevens: Dick Berry vs. Don Bates: Dr. Henry Cieszynski vs. John Brandt.

Second Flight S. G. Fisher vs. J. C.

Pease; R. J. Smith Sr. vs. James Page; George E.

Van Wert vs. E. N. Jones; John Wolff vs. W.

D. Benedict: James Stevens vs. H. P. Rogers; C.

W. Parker vs. Joe Morrow: Ray Cieszynski vs. H. F.

Schultz; Charles Cook vs. Albert Scripture. Lords StayUnbeaten By Drubbing: St. Francis Standings. W.

L. Pet Lords 5 0 1.000 Mayberry 4 1 .800 Newington 4 2 .667 West Hartford 2 3 .400 St. Anthony's 14 .200 St. Francis 0 6 .000 Lords remained unbeaten in the East Hartford Twilight League yesterday by clubbing out a 16 to 8 vic tory over St. Francis at Martin Field.

The losers broke out with one big in ning, scoring seven times in the fifth frame. Lords 105 440 20118 12 1 St. Francis 000 071 000 8 10 4 Bowers, Murohy (8) and Rubers: Roberts. Flanagan (3, Ives (3). De- wigns (5), Sheridan (7) and Ostrout.

Bristol Elites Blank Southington Gems, 11-0 Southlngton, June 20. (Special.) George Lundskl pitched the Bristol Elites to an 11-0 victory over the Southington Gems here today, giving up only three hits. The Elites want twilight road games. Write G. Alexander, 24 Mellon Bristol or phone 2-1292.

Bristol 403 220 00011 10 0 Southington 000 000 000 0 3 2 Lundskl end Szulkowskl; Fontana, Knute and Tests, Abbate. Buffalo, Syracuse Stage Wild Games a Buffalo. N. June 20. (AP.) The Buffalo Bisons and the Syracuse Chiefs of the International League went on a hitting tear in their doubleheader today with these results: A total of 68 hits and 67 runs.

Fifteen home runs ten of them hit by Buffalo in the first, game for a league record. A total of 20 doubles. Buffalo won the first game, 28 to 11, and the second, 16 to 12. The 44 runs tied their own league production record set in 1932. RIVERSIDE PARK AGAWAM.


Ml (pi) Held hit less for eight innings by Sheehan, New Hartford put together a single, two walks and an error for two runs in the ninth to hand Windsor, Locks its first defeat in the Farmington Valley League yesterday. Poauonock nushpd nvpr a rim in the eleventh inning to nip Farmington, 6-5, and register its first victory of the campaign. Tanffville came from behind with a big fourth inning rally and went on to edge Simsbury, 8 to: 7. Unionville overcame Avon, 9-5 and Wethersfield trounced Collinsville, 12-2, in other league con-1 tests. New Hartford 000 000 0022 1 3 Windsor Locks 000 000 1001 4 1 Lodge and J.

Smith, B. Smith (3); Sheehan and Fitzpatrlck. Poquonock 010 020 002 016 14 2 Farmington 001 020 200 005 6 2 Russell, Koserlck and Griska; Donahue, Mesmelllan and Treverio. Tariffville 100 410 0208 13 3 Simsbury 050 001 0107 7 5 Johnson, Tomalonis (3) and S. Lu-dorf; Hall, Ingram (8) and Mclntyre.

Unionville 300 200 1309 11 2 Avon 300 000 0025 10 2 Rita and Beateau; Goralsky, Butman (4). Nasclmblni (7) Borawski. Wethersfield 100 146 OOx 12 18 2 Collinsvine 000 001 100 2 4 1 Sailing and -Johnston: J. Miller, J. Danlla (6) and Bergeron.

i Bobby Locke Wins Chicago Tourney With Card Of 266 Chicago. June 20. (AP.) In one of golf's greatest one-man shows, methodical Bobby Locke hammered a final round 66 today for a 72-hole total of 266, 18 under Midlothian's pap and a winning margin of 16 strokes over Ellsworth Vines in -the $15,000 Chicago Victory open golf tournament. The victory margin which brought the putting master a $2000 first prize was the greatest in three years of PGA sponsored major tournaments. Ben Hogan shot a 261 to win the Portland, open in 1946 with a 17 stroke margin over second place Byron Hogan's 23-under-par tally in the Portland tourney stands as one of the greatest wmdups in golf, although Nelson in the same year won the Seattle open with 259.

Both courses, however, are not regarded by veteran tournament campaigners anywhere near the test of Midlothian's 6587-yard par 35-3671 landscape. Although this yardage is comparatively small, the exceptionally tricky greens, narrow and liberally trapped fairways make up the difference. Dutch Harrison who finished down the list with 295, voiced the opinion of most of the pros that Locke's 266 total on a course as tough as Midlothian ranks with the greatest tournament scores ever turned in. Vines, who registers out of Chicago, fashioned a 66 today to vault into second place with 282, beating par by only two strokes. He collected $1400 second money.

Skip Alexander of Lexington, N. C- finished with a 70 for a 283 and third place, worth $1000. Johnny Bulla of Phoenix was fourth with a 71 for 284. George Fazio of Conshocken, Jimmy Walkup of Chicago, Dick Metz or Arkan sas City, and Jim Ferrier of San Francisco were grouped at 285. New England Pitchers Signed by Cincinnati Boston, June 20.

(AP.) The Cincinnati Reds announced the signing of two youthful New England right handed pitchers. Gabe Paul, assistant to Reds' president Powell Crossley, reported that Joe Trimble, 17. of Providence, R. was signed to a Tulsa contract and assigned to Providence of the New England League. Dave Anderson, 18, of Abington, was signed to hurl for Sun-burry, of the Interstate League.

Trimble won seven games and lost none for La Salle (Providence) Academy this season. Anderson won eight and lost two this year for Abington High School where his record was 32-7 in four years. ADVERTISEMENT "Cant wait to set home to Hnir.r Hare's a tin for tHW WnH'. Mnm I Cherry Park this season before a crowd of 6000 tonight. It was Schindler's fourteenth main event win of the season and his fourth in the last 10 days.

Starting fifth in the feature, Schindler worked his way through traffic and overtook the lead of George Flemke of New Britain on the eighth lap and won going away. Flemke, who started on the pole, having-the fastest time in the semi-finals, was second. Georgie Rice of Milford, winner of the other semi-final, was third. Rex Records of Danbury placed fourth with Walt Fusco of the Bronx, N. fifth.

Promoter Ed Otto announced tonight that July 4 a 50-lap main event will be held here. First qualifying heat (10 laps): 1. Johnny Kay, New Britain; 2. Bob Minor, Bristol; 3. Art Cross, East Rutherford, N.

J. Time, 2:41.96. Second qualifying heat (10 1. George Rice, Milford; 2. Rex Records, Stamford: 3.

Gene Cady, Monson, Mass. Time. 2:37.43. Third qualifying heat (10 George Flemke, New Britain; 2. Bill Schindler, Freeport, Johnny Rice, Woodmont.

Time, 2:37.92. First semi-final (15 laps): 1. George Rice; 2. Kay: 3. Cady.

Time, 3:55.36. Second semi-final (15 laps) 1. Flemke: 2. Walt Fusco, Bronx, N. 3.

Schindler. Time, 3:54.36. Class race (10 laps) 1. Phil Bllo-deau, Collinsvllle; 2. Cliff Riggott, Windsor; 3.

Cy Sanders, Hartford. Time, 2:44.86. Consolation Race (12 laps): 1, Bob Disbrow, Poughkeepsie, N. 2, Chet Conklin, Danbury. Time, 3:06.76.

Feature (25 laps): 1, Schindler; 2, Flemke; 3, George Rice. Time, 6:21.58. Veteran Players Steal Scenes At Bulkeley Stadium Baseball stars of another day honored Leon W. Parker, connected with the game for 50 years, yesterday at Bulkeley Stadium and then showed some 800 fans fleeting glimpses of oldtime skill in a thoroughly enjoyable three-inning game that preceded, a drab contest between the Hartford Indians and the Brooklyn Negro Dodgers. The occasion for the appearance of the veteran daimond stars was the Abner Doubleday birthday celebration.

Al Kamm, of the Veteran Baseball Players Association, presented a testimonial scroll to Parker in ceremonies at home plate before the game between the Yesteryear Stars and the Old Timers. Other speakers were Thomas J. Kerrigan, representing Mayor Coleman, Charlie Bloss-field of the Hartford Chiefs and Harry N. Anderson. The Old Timers, belting and bunting "youngster" Sam Hyman to the delight of the crowd, won the game by 6 to 4.

Bill Quinn's daring on the base paths highlighted the contest and the well-known local arbiter also took part in a double play when Ed Case snared a hot line drive in center-field and threw to second to double a runner. Biggest hit of the contest, besides a disastrous pinch-running chore by George C. Hadley, the world's champion walker, was Pat Pinchera's double to right field. Hyman pitched for the Stars with Spike Repass catching after Charlie Palmberg split a finger on Sam's first warmup pitch. Rev.

Karl Blake and George Woods comprised the Old Timers battery. 'The umpires were Herman Bronkie, Bud Mahon and Marty Connor. Iri the regulation contest, the Indians finally got to meet the Dodgers and found the Brooklyn club easy pickings, winning 11 to 1 behind Bob Kelly's six-hit fing-ing. The Indians play the New York Black Yankees Thursday night at the Stadium. INDIANS ab a erbl Moore cf 4224000 Mylnarskl 2b 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 Zehzda 3b 2 '0 0 0 1 0 0 Kuk 3b 2b 5 0 12 2 13 Repass If 3 1 1 2 0 0 1 Yonak If 1002000 DeLuccia lb 5 1 2 10 00 4 Alexander rf 1100000 Torello rf 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 Angelica ss 5 0 2 2 4 0 1 Sheehan 3112001 Kelly 2210500 Totals DODGERS Wheaton cf 35 11 12 27 12 1 10 ab 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 erbl 1 0 Scott 2b Spearman rf Henderson ss Woodyear 1 Smith lb Melton 3b 2 12 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 Lonnie llf Forest Johnson Jackson Totals 34 1 6 24 13 1 1 Indians 220 600 lOx 11 Dodgers 000 000 010 1 Two base hits, Kuk, Repass, DeLuccia, Smith; double plays.

Smith, Henderson to Smith; left on bases, Indians 8, Dodgers bases on balls. Forest Johnson 1, Jackson strikeouts. Kelly 2. Forest 1, Jackson 3: hits, off Forest 8 in 3 1-3 innlpgs, Johnson 3 In 0 (pitched to four batters), Jackson 1 in 4 2-3; wild pitch. Forest; passed balls, Woodyear: losing pitcher.

Forest; umpires, Pinchera and Orefice; time, 1:47. Sorer Foes Tie. Zurich, Switzerland, June 20. (AP.) Spain and Switzerland tied 3-3 in a soccer game today before 25,000 spectators. Service On Carburetors Starters Generators Authoriied United Motor Service All Makes of Cars Conn.

Speedometer Go. i (West of Post Office) 89 Hoadlty Place 6-3677 the winners got but four but were able to score twice for the win. Saybrook 202 100 OOx 5 11 1 Middletown 200 000 0103 6 1 Nihil and D. Torrenti; Francis, Wysocki (4) and Witkowskl. East Hampton 000 130 000 4 5 0 Portland 000 000 1001 5 3 Clark and Barrett; Kalinowski and Baker.

Deep River 000 011 0002 4 1 Higganum 000 000 0000 6 3 Calarco, Francis (6) and Eagen; Waz and E. NosaL Moodus 110 010 0003 2 Essex 000 000 0000 2 4 Brooks and Meager; Rutty and Nesto, Perzanowskl. Challengers League Ray Kclakowskl established a new league record Sunday at Colt Park by striking out 15 batters and allowed only four hits as he pitehed the Challengers to a 6 to 3 victory over the City Line Eagles In one of two Challengers League games. In the other tilt, fine relief pitching by Tony Cian-fagllione enabled the Yellow Cab tos-sers to down the Lenny's YT Juniors, 5 to 3. Challengers 100 101 300 12 3 City Line Eagles 000 101 1003 4 6 R.

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