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MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, JULY 11 1935 THIRTEEN Out- of The PRESSBOX By At MITCHELL CO-OPERATE, OB ELSE . . . The National league baseball clubs, smarting under the sting of their third defeat in the all-star series, hung on them last Monday by the American loop teams, will co-operate in future seasons . . or ese, says Prexy Ford C. Frick. Or else the game will be dropped. * * * The National league president, his associates and followers were rather wrathy at the manner in which managers used their "Sunday" pitchers. Instead of making' them available for the all-star game, the top hurlers were used in week-end league contests. Paul Derringer of the Cincinnati Reds worked for seven innings on Sunday . . . -Jerorie "Dizzy" Dean appeared for fiv and two-thirds innings in the skme game . . . * * * · Frankie Friseh's action was pardonable because of the fact that Sunday's game was worth a lot to him, but the reaction was most unfavorable . . . at the same time Carl Hubbell was working a full game in New York, while Bill Terry was apparently holding out Hal Schumacher for the Monday exhibition. Instead, he announced in Cleveland that Schumacher would w,ork his Wednesday turn . . . and that nobody was going to make a sucker out of Bill Terry. .*.-. *· * * :" With all the star f lingers on the · sidelines, Manager Frankie Frisch finally had no other choice but to start Bill Walker, a southpaw from Eis own club. It is said that Manager Bill Terry, of the Giants, wanted Hal Schumacher to pitch Snly three innings. He pitched four. .. * * * ~ Prexy Frick says: I'.."H this all-star game continues next year, there's going to be some gew rules and I'll see to it that we have the best available players ready for action." "^ * * * *» The American leaguers were particularly jubilant over their third .-straight triumph, especially Mickey Cochrane. He managed the outfit. . 3 , , 4: * * -Concerning that last minute 'Vchange in the lineup, Mickey said: ' "We were surprised when the ·^ovie men asked to take pictures of : the starting pitchers and Bill Walker " Bopped out of the dugout. So I · cHanged the lineup, putting in Sim- : .»ons and Hemsley, right-handed hitters, to take Cramer's and my July It July 12 July 15 July in July 17 July 18 July 19 ,v place. * * * Jhranie Foxx, the Athletics' burly all around star, was as happy as kid-over his homerun accounting for two runs in-fee" first inning that sounded the National leaguers' death warrant. * * f The National leaguers in their hour of sorrow, pounced upon their pitching difficulties as the main reason for their defeat. But the Na- 'tional leaguers lost because their r ' fine hitters could get only four hits off Gomez and Harder. * * * Some of the veteran observers were bitter because of the National leagues' apparent lack of desire to American was the Bob Johnson, the league's leading batter, . "goat." He popped out his first time at bat, then fanned three straight times. t * * The gross receipts from 69,812 paid admissions were $93,692.80. Some $12,000 went for state and federal taxes and the expense for staging the spectacle was $20,000. This leaves about $60,000 for the players' benevolent fund. * * * RUNAWAY "Big Bill" Tilden, although admitting the all-Helen final at Wimbledon was a nip and tuck affair pre- 'dicts Mrs. Helen Wills Moody will run away with the American tennis championship at Forest Hills, N. Y., this fall. * * * .Once king of the amateurs, Tilden peered over the fence from his professional world, where he is still tops, but was able to see no one but Mrs. Moody among the women. , * * * "'"Mrs. Moody," he told sport writers, "has not changed her style a bit. Her accuracy and speed have suffered during her two years' ab' sence from the game, but these ,' (Continued on Market Pace) HALL, M'CRARY FAVORED IN AMATEUR B E - G A Z E T T E RTS Wolves, Maytag in Round Robin; Abel Wins Opening Tilt PLAYOFF SCRAPS SETTLE LEAGUE'S FINAL STANDINGS Full Schedule Ready for Six Clubs in Next Section of City Title Battle. M. C. SOFTBALL 5--1 li-- 2 r -- 3 4--1 5--2 3 -- 1 4 -- ft ROL'X1 ROB!* SCHEDULE Tcnm Numbers. 1 -- Aliol and Son 4 -- Biltlwlsor 2 -- Sl;iml;ml OJ] 5 -- Mnytilc 3 -- Peck. Lociil Sale* 6 -- Mier \Vulf At East IMrk. 3--4 July 22 8-- » Jnly 23 ",-- t! July 24 K--\ July 25 4-- 5 July 26 :i-- (1 July 28 4 -- li July 30 KOl'NIl KOBIN STANDING \V. L. I'ct. . »'. 3T.. t'et.l Rtidwciser (l .llOOAbel £ Son I 0 1.000! MuytiiK II fl .llltOStttntlnnl Oil II 1 .0001 Jller \Vnlf 0 II .mill Deck. I.. S. 0 0 .0001 \Vediipsday Krsnlt. Abel and Sun 7; Standard Oil 2. Thursday Gamp. Dt-cUe-r Ix»cal Sales vs. Btidwclser. INDEPENDENT GAMES (At Mler Wolf Field.) Thlirsflny Gnmffs. 9 -- Royal 400 vs. OsnRC Budwelser. 9 -- Mier Wolf vs. Osnfie Budwclflcr. (At Clear Lake.) 8 -- Abel nnd Son vs. C. L. Merchants. Mason City softball teams wound up their league season and started on the second lap of the race for the city title all in one evening, as two playoff games finished the league schedule and the opening round robin contest went into the books Wednesday. Two more teams were boosted into the round robin as Mier Wolf and Maytag were assigned their positions after victories Wednesday night. A .light rain failed to stop the games, which wrre won by Mier Wolf from Marshall and Swift, 14 to 3, and by Maytag, from State Brand, 5 to 4. Out of Running. The slim victory for Maytag sent State Brand out of a chance at the city title, after the Butter- makers had dropped to second place in the league. State Brand led the league race for three weeks of the early schedule. Marshall and Swift was also dropped from the race after blowing its early season lead and falling to second place. The Cleaners lost as Hartwick Rosleia proved easy for the Wolves, who touched him up for 14 hits and the same number of counters. Five scattered blows were credited the Cleaners off Mark Pirkl, the club scoring its runs in the last inning. Last-Minute Rally. Louther and Bob Smith pitched a tight battle that saw Maytag win its way into the round robin in a contest that was a heartbreaker for the State Brand club. All the Maytag runs were scored in a sixth inning rally as the Maytags combined 4 hits and a pair of walks to ramble home with the victory.'State Brand had led by 4 to 0, counting 3 runs in the first and another in the fifth. Abel and Son was one up on the rest of the round robin ball clubs, with a victory over Standard Oil already salted away by 7 to 2. Denny Cross set the Socos down with 6 scattered Wows, while McGowan was touched for 7 hits and runs. FULL NIGHT CARD. A pair of night contests were on the bill for Thursday, with Mier Wolf and the "giant-killers," Royal 400 playing at the Wolf fielld. Budweiser from Osage was to meet both teams in a pair of night contests. The Wolves will also play Schu- kei Chevrolets at Waterloo in a Sunday game. Abel and Son was on schedule for Thursday night at Clear Lake, (Continues on .Market Pnsel Hope for Davis Cup Victory High as Team Shows New Spirit GENET MAKO JOHNNY VAN RYN SIDNEY WOOD WILMER ALLISON DONALD BUDGE NATS HALT LONG DETROIT STREAK at Expense of Bucs as Hits Are Scattered. By HUGH S. FULLERTON, JR. Associated Press Stiff Writer Washington halted Detroit's triumphant march--longest of the season--Wednesday, defeating the Tigers 12 to 11, while Hal Schumacher of the New York Giants forged his eleventh consecutive victory at the expense of pittsburg, 10 to 3. Another long streak-: one of failure--also was broken, the St. Louis Browns defeating- the Athletics* 7 to 2 after droping nine games in a row. The St. Louis string of losses has been exceeded only by the Browns themselves. Schumacher Finishes Tenth. Schumacher earned the top place on the day's honor roll, allowing only five hits in his tenth straight complete game. It was his thirteenth triumph of the season against two defeats. He allowed the Bucs to bunch four of their hits with an error to score their three runs in the third, but retired the last 16 men in order after the Giants took the lead. The Tigers made a gallant but unsuccessful effort to evade defeat. After Tommy Bridges' ineffectiveness and Joe Sullivan's wildness let the Senators score 7 runs in the first inning, the Tigers barely failed to tie the score in the ninth when a homer by Charley Gehringer touched off a five run rally. They piled up IS hits, including 10 doubles. Browns Kout Marcum. The Browns got to work early and routed Johnny Marcum to score four runs in the second inning while Dick Coffman did a good job of scattering eight Philadelphia blows. Big Wes Ferrell, who has won more games than any big league pitcher except Schumacher, pitched and batted the Red Sox to a 7 to 0 triumph over Chicago's White Sox. He allowed only two hits, both by Tony Piet, and banged a homerun and single to account for 2 tallies. Root Saves One. Charley Root, Chicago Cubs' veteran, who relieved Lon Warneke after Wally Berger's seventeenth circuit swat and a few other hits had given Boston a 4 to 1 lead, pitched four hit ball for six frames while the Cubs rallied to win 6 to 4. Scoring 8 runs in the third inning To Attend Our GRAND OPENING Flowers For the Ladies Key Chains For the Men Balloons For the Kiddies ASK ABOUT OUR BUDGET PLAN! Firestone Auto Supply Service Stores 1 1 5 East State Street Phone 766 JIM M'LARNIN WEDS OLD SWEETHEART IN CANADIAN CEREMONY VANCOUVER, B. C., July 11. LI 1 )--Jimmy McLarnin, former welterweight champion of the world, will be married this evening to his Vancouver childhood sweetheart, Miss Lillian Cupit. The couple will start immediately on a honeymoon-- probably to be limited to two months by Jimmy's aspirations to regain his old title from Barney Ros.?. BREWERS WIN IN DOUBLE CONTEST Milwaukee Takes Kansas City Out of Third Place in Association Race. CHICAGO, July 11. IT)--The Milwaukee Brewers swept a doubleheader yesterday from the Toledo Mud Hens, 3 to 0 and 5 to 0, and displaced Kansas City in third place in the American association. Ray Blades' fast traveling Columbus Red Birds crushed the Kansas City Blues, 15 to 4, and registered their fourth straight triumph. The Indianapolis Indians bettered slightly their second place position by taking a 7 to 1 decision from Marty McManus' St. Paul Saints. The league leading Minneapolis Millers emerged an 11 to 6 winner over Louisville in a 29 hit swatfest Charles City Boys Plan for "Our Gang" Lineup CHARLES CITY, July 11.-Younger Charles City baseball players, from 12 to 14 years old, will be organized soon into an "Our Gang" baseball team, under the sponsorship of the Gem theater. Calvin Jones made the announcement. Jack Kuech is the theater manager. the Cincinnati Reds turned back the Brooklyn Dodgers 15 to 2 in a night game for their second victory in four games under the lights. The Yankee-Indian affair was washed out. . Seein' the DAY'S STARS HTJGHEY CKITZ Nnv York Giants Knocked in four runs u i t h a pair of triples nn;l a Finnic as Gionts heat 1'irates Wcrdicsday 10 to 3. United States Coming to Top Again in Net Tussle Little Bill Johnston Picks Don Budge as New Star. SAN FRANCISCO, July 11. OP)--William M. (Little Bill) Johnston, mighty mite of tennis in the days when the United States ruled supreme in Davis cup play, peered into the future today and saw hopeful signs for Uncle Sam in the matter of international competition. At the same time the crystal ball tola Johnston that Helen Wills Moody will make it a double over Helen Jacobs if and when the two stars match shots in the American championships at Forest Hills, N. Y. "We'll win back the Davis cup and young Don Budge will be the motivating force in the big drive," predicted the wiry little man who teamed up with big Bill Tilden 15 years ago to break Australia's grip on the tennis world. "If we don't win this year we should by 1935, at least." declared Johnston. "Our present team has a fair chance, despite the presence of Fred Perry in the English lineup. England, of course, is the undeniable favorite. Perry is the greatest player in the world today. He should win two singles matches. "But Budge should repeat his Wimbledon triumph over Bunny Austin and either Sydney Wood or Wilmer Allison might beat Austin. That would leave it up to the doubles match and there is always the possibility our team might produce a flawless game or catch the opposing combination of an off day." Pav'pfirt St. .inf. f. Bluffs S. City WESTERN LEAGUE IV. L. I'ct.i \V. r,. I'ct. 3li 24 .(iflVC. Rnpids 2 4 3 2 '.42! 33 2.T .58111 n. MnlnM 24 38 .387 31 2I .544IR. Island J8 38 .321 NATIONAL LEAGUE \V. I.. I'd. 1 \V. L. Prt. N. York 4H 21 .·JOOIIirnoklyn 33 38 .4(18 St. TxilliS 1 2 2 3 .5!)2iphlrphla 314(1 .437 Chicago 4 1 3 2 .5(!2lrln'nntl 3242 .432 Plttsb'sh 41 35 .53!!Roston 21 53 .281 AMERICAN T.EAGUE W. I-. Pet.! \V. L. Prt. N. Vork 45 2ti . ,fi3!l; Boston 3!) 35 .527 Pclroit 4R 3(1 -fitl.'iUVasll'ton 3 1 4 2 .425 Oilcan 383(1 ..wail'I.U'phla 2! 10 .42(1 Cleveland 3 8 3 3 ..1351 St. Louis 2 0 5 0 .28(5 A M E R I C A N ASSOCIATION IV. I.. 1VI.I «'. r,. I'ct. Mltl'iKili* 5 1 3 1 .f!22!rohrbii* 4 0 3 7 ..*»l!l Ind'npoHi 43 35 ..til I St. Paul 3!) 38 ,.W, Hun. c)(y 4(135 .535! Toledo 3 4 4 3 ,442 Mihv'krt 40 3fi .52611.oirvHte 2 3 5 3 .303 RESULTS WESTERX LEAGUE Council Bluffs 9; Jlm?fc Island 2. Des Moines 11: Davenport X Sioux City 5; Cedar Rnpids 4. St. Joseph ;t; Kooluik 1. NATIONAL LEAGUE NRW York 10: rittslMinsh a. Chiraj^i G: Roston 4. AMERICAN' I . E A G I E Boston 7: ChlrnKo (). U'HSliIi.cton 1U: Drlrult 11. SI. LoiiK 7: PliMatlrliilila ·_'. OfivclMnd .'if Xru- V«rk, ntfrr, A M E R I C A N ASSOCIATION MiKv.-uikrr 3-:i: T"!rrt« n-ft. InfUanaimlK 7; si. I'iiiil l . Colnnihtl* 1ft; KtmsiU niy 4. Minneapolis 1 1 ; L n t i l f t v i l i r ' f i . WESTERN I.EAfil'E n. M's nt Kroknk ( 2 ! C . lla'ils at S. City St .Ion at nnvrnportiR. Is'ml nt C. m u f f s NATIONAL I.K.U:I:F. N. York nt Flt'biin.-hirh'pliia nt St. Ixitlk Kost(in nt rhirnco' H'klyn nt C'lnc'nnttl A M E R I C A N I.KARIT. Clcv'lunrt nt N. York Chlcano at ltt*lon Detroit nt lVah'5ton' St. r.oitl" nt rti'lihla ' . M I l M a u k e o MAX HOME AGAIN, SAYS ALL'S WELL Former Champ Says Talk Is AH Mixed Up About His Marriage Blowup. LONG BRANCH, N. J., July 11. UP)--Well, anyway, Max Baer got back to his bride's cottage. He arrived from Baltimore early in the morning, paused on the front porch of his bungalow, and said all the talk about a rift between them was "mixed up." He repeated yesterday's numerous denials that he had said his marriage to the former Mary Ellen Sullivan was "on the rocks." The report of a separation got started, he said, because he was misunderstood when he told of religious differences with his wife. "I was simply explaining why it is that we won't be able to have a Catholic ceremony for at least a year," he said. Baer is "tickled pink" that his hands are not seriously injured and still believes he is "the best of the heavyweights." The former champion would like another crack at James J. Braddock, the man who plugged away successfully at his title, and says he is ready for a couple of priming fights this fall. Johns Hopkins hospital physicians who examined Baer's hands here yesterday informed him he would be able to fight by September. Dr. William F. lenhoff. Jr., whose x-ray examinations showed Baer's left hand was inflamed, told him he should not have fought Braddock with his hands in that condition. Baseball Carnival to See . Four Clubs m Action for Three Days July 18, 19, 20 GREENE, July 11.--A baseball carnival, with contests each day between North Iowa independent teams, will be staged at Greene July 18, 19 and 20. Allison, Rockwell and Dougherty will play against the Greene Independents in the series. The carnival committee has contracted for two free vaudeville acts each afternoon. Auto polo will be played Saturday night and the high school band will appear in a concert. A carnival company will also be on hand, at the railroad grounds on Second street southeast. Thornton Teams Win, Lose in Bouts With M. C. Clubs THORNTON, July 11. -- The Thornton Question Marks beat Mason City Decker 8 to 2 in a night Softball game here, Wonsmos and Tarzan were the local battery. Bud- wciscr of Mason City beat the Cyclones 9 to 1 in a second game as Baker and Hartwig were the local battery. The Question Marks will oppose Marshall and Swift in Mason City Friday night. RED CRY IS JUST BUNKATCHICAOG A. A. Stagg Says Communism Outcry Wrong--He Knows Old Friends. CHICAGO, July 11. A')---Ames Alonzo Stagff thinks the outcry over communism at the University of Chicago is a "lot of bunk." The "grand old man of the midway, cnach of University of Chicago football teams 41 years until he left in 1933 to become coach at College of the Pacific, Stockton, Gal., took up the cudgel for his friends of many years as he said: "Why, I know these men and I know the sort of things they teach. If any professor tried to use his position to advocate theories of government opposed to our government, that would be wrong. To keep students informed, though, as' to different theories of government is proper education." YOUNGSTER GETS VETERAN AS NEW LINK'S OPPONENT Johnny Kraft Still in Run at Quarterfinals; Two Waterloo Men Stay. By L. E. SKELLEY . Associated Press Sports Writer CEDAR RAPIDS, July 11. (/Pi- Billy Hall, a chubby youngster of 16, and Bob McCrary, the veteran campaigner, became the favorites today to win the Iowa amateur golt championship as play started in the quarterfinals without the 1934 champion, Denmar Miller of DCS Moines. It was the determined Eoone boy who whipped Miller 3 and 2 in a third round match for the most stunning upset in the thirty-fifth annual tournament. Billy smashed out an impressive row of par figures to eliminate the favored Des Moines player. Krnft in Bracket. Entering quarterfinals play along with Hall and McCrary were Merle Stimson of Waterloo, 1933 finalist; Johnny Kraft of Oelwein. northwest Iowa champion; Art Steingraber of Sioux City; Robert O'Brien of Dubuque; Lcs Reynolds of Ottumwa, and L. E. Walker, another Waterloo player. Hall met Steingraber in one of the four 36 hole matches today. The Sioux City shooter advanced along the championship trail with :i 2 and 1 victory over Elmer Hightower, last Cedar Rapids player to leave the title flight. McCrary Meets O'Brien. McCrary, who defeated Ira Allen of Des Moines, 2 up in the third round, had O'Brien as an opponent. The latter came through with a 2 and 1 decision over Jimmie Miller, young brother of Denmar, to make :he quarterfinals. Stimson and Reynolds clashed in the match today. The former had an easy time with Dick Graham, his fellow townsman, winning almost as he pleased by a 7 and 6 scoie. Minor Upset. Reynolds, the young Ottumwa city champion, produced a minor upset by putting out Bill Hagan, the slim Sioux City shooter, 4 and 3. The last match involved Kraft (Continued on Market race) Bolan Wins From Cubs and Joice Beats Forest City JOICE, July 11.--Bolan won from the Mt. Valley Cubs 9 to 8 and Joice beat Forest City 7 to 3 in a pair of fast softball games on the Joice diamond. Raiders, Fourth Ward Win in Osage Softball Scraps OSAGE, July 11.--The Raiders beat the Third Ward 14 to 10 and the Fourth Ward beat Buick 15 to 8 in a pair of league softbal! games here. A new ruling has put a 10 o'clock curfew law on the local games, which are played on the 1|||s I grade school grounds. The school- i u m M i M . ! , , . ! ' . . . . . ,, . «t ' Toll-ail; Mi'd'nolis "BI ixra'MIc I board voted the closing hour. FLORSHEIM SHOES The Time is Limited . . . B U T N O T Y O U R S E L E C T I O N ! Every shoe . . . and every style in stock! Nothing held back . . . and no inferior "Special Sale" merchandise offered you. Complete range of sizes, including yours. 105 NORTH FEDERAL -- FORMERLY STEVENS SHOE CO.

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