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February 23, 1954

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 14

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BASKETBALL 14 S ' ( . F«4. 23, 1«4 AH*iUA»**« I?**.*..***,. '*·* cujr ou*«-Gu«tu, Mason cay. u. wKIQIlOmCI CSCGpCS Iowa State Surge to Win 76-73 AMES (UP)--Oklahoma escaped an Iowa Stale surge in the last seconds Monday night to eke out a 76-73 Big Seven basketball victory. The Sooners raced to an early lead and stayed ahead all the way but Iowa State came within one or two points of tying up the game four times in the last period. The Cyclones narrowed Oklahoma's lead to 58-56 with five minutes left, 62-60 with about four minutes left, 71-69 with 50 seconds left and 72-71 with 26 seconds left. Oklahoma's nerveless Bob Waller and Lynn Hart sank two free throws each to clinch the game. A desperation shot by Iowa State's Howie Johnson from the side in the last second dropped through to no avail. The Sooners held substantial leads at all period stops, 25-13 37-30 and 56-45. Lcs Lane at guard hit 23 points for the winners followed by Waller's 19 and Hart's 13. Iowa State's scoring was led by Johnson at guard with 20, center Chuck Dun can with 12 and guard Dutch Van Cleave with 10. Duncan fouled oui in the third period. v . EAST N e i r e D a m e «J, Pennsylvania 47. V l l l a n o v a «·, Le Maya* 48. Army 82, PUtskarr 13. Daquesne 79. Bowline Green 53. B u f f a l o 65, ColfaU St. CCNY 61. SI. John's ( N Y ) 60. Columbia 69, Harvard 51. Fordham 67, Wagner 44. Rhode Island 80, Maine 75. rrincelon 59, Yale 57. SOUTH Louisiana State 79, Alabama 61. Auburn 85, Tulane 42. West. Kentucky 92, Cincinnati 77. North Carolina St. 101, Davidson 51. Mississippi 8«, Florida. 66. Furman 85, Richmond 76. Tennessee 89. Georgia Tech 57. Mississippi State 73. Georgia 60. Kentucky 100, Vanderbilt 64. Wake Forttt 103, South Carolina. 70. " MIDWEST Bradley 87, Illinois Wesleyan 72. Gujtavus Adolphus 69. Mankato 61. Illinois 06. Wisconsin 61. Iowa 82, Indiana 61. Luther 107;~LaCrosse'"81, Kansas 67, Nebraska 02. Marijuelle 88, Loyola 82. Northwestern 80. Michigan St. 71. Minnesota 7!l, M i c h i g a n 70. S. Dakota St. (it), Mornlngside I I I . Iowa Teachers 87. Augustana 63. Omaha 70, Wayne 62. S. Dakota St. 69; Mornlngslde 61. SOUTHWEST Texas Tech 97, Ariiona 68. Wichita 86, Houston 81. Arkansas 67, Texas AM 54. During the 1953 season the Cincinnati Redlegs played 77 road games and hit 77 home runs in opposition ball parks. GOING DOWN TO SEE THOSE 18,000 Volts of Picture Power STROMBERG-CARLSON TELEVISION SETS at Favors lor the Children Bank Terms TELEVISION STUDIO Under True Home Lighting 226 So. Federal -- Open Nights lien. 75 522. 158 MIXED LEAGUE Won 1st 2nd 3rd P-Jays . . . . . 0 5.W S23 529 .folks a 638 677 577 Bob Ikenberry 209, 588. Madcaps . 2 6 0 k 615 6 8 3 1-K's 1 556 680 513 81 I.. Skarlls 213, 57G. Oilers S «Dfl 613 725 72 Neetnacs 1 6 1 1 , 6 7 8 611 R. Crispin 109, S17. Dimes . .- 1 670 6:14 639 126 Owls 2 «:2 fiftl B5« C. Penny 237 B. Lee 580. Bells 2 625 632 CIS Burzcks 1 560 591 B71 11 S. Burneson J 8 C ; E. E. Barnes Banlys 1 429 522 458 M li Ks ....... 2 595 549 634 B. Muehlsledl 210, 482. CITY LEAGUE STANDINGS W. L. Co-Mo Photo 63 24 Dick's 62 23 Barta Transfer M l b 28Vi N.W. States 56Vi :OVi Blue Klbbon Beer 3 1 :t:t Cottage Grlll-Budtrelscr . 5:t HI V.F.W. '.. B o y c l l c Const. Co. . high Cement Groh Builders Western Tire · Hamms Beer K n a p p Auto Body . . Hub Shoe Richer Motor 36'ia Koiy Korner 35 Odd Lot Shoe SI Tip Top Tavern 24 (i:{ Old Style Lager Beer 9Vi 77'/i Marigold Dairy '.... 8 79 HIGH TEN BOWLERS C. Penney . K. C.roh D. Miller M. Gasperl R. Sailer R. Wallace H. Leonard L. Kaufman J . W i l l i a m s D. Roboika . 51 . 50 . 4 » s S7'.i . 4(I",a 4(114 52 5fi Tot. l«jr 1X83 2130 1933 2029 2002 1902 1831 1.167 1778 Pet. .721 .712 .672 -OI'J .621 .60S .598 .ISBN .575 ..-i;s .583 ..-:4 .500 . CH .n;i .402 Oklahoma Aggies Defeat Hawkeye Wrestlers 24-8 IOWA CITY (UP) -- Oklahoma A M handed Iowa its second defeat of the season, 24-8, Monday in a wrestling meet. Terry McCann scored the Hawk- eyes' only pin, defeating David Bowlin in the 123-pound division in 8:53. .Three Oklahoma w r e s t l e r s pinned their opponents. They were Myron Roderick over Larry Gertsma 'in the 137-pound class, .5:04; Don Thompson over Chuck /Granger in the 147-pound class, 5:10; and Gene Nicks over Streeter Shining in the heavyweight class, 4:01. Dick Govig of Iowa decisioned Joe Lobaugh in the 130-pound class and Bill Smooth of Oklahoma deci- sioned Harlan Jenkinson in the 157- pound class. · .275 .109 .092 178 177 176 175 115 174 174 17:( 173 M E R C H A N T S L E A G U E Won 1st '.'nd 3rd Hep. Syl's Mrkl 1 7H9 80S 8211 96 I'etllt's "Bli" .. 2 72R 7t!0 712 321 C. Clausen 221; L. Skarlls 555. llcrmanson II . 2 7 1 1 822 878 171 The H a r v e s t e r s 1 fi82 B i t 636 4.10 Gene Moore 217, 531. Clover Crest ... t 75G 75!l 753 231 Traub Car Sales 2 7GS 823 725 213 W. Ruckcr 1!I7, 529. Tent A w n i n g 2 655 791 813 201 A r m e d Forces . 1 781 683 6il SIS Gasswint 102, 494. l . B . E . W 0 747 685 771 261 llcrmansoll I . 2 759 84L 817 243 D. Erickson 189, 34.1. State Brand ... 2 »K 710 C35 3fifi 2100 .Mnntg. Ward .. 1 i.Y2 fiS2 (i:tO 432 2376 S. Seldel 168; G. Mathewi 435. 2520 2J13 2470 2000 Reynolds Signs Yankee Contract ST, PETERSBURG, Fla. .'WJ -Allie Reynolds, the big chief of the New York Yankees pitching staff, has signed his 1954 contract, General Manager George Weiss announced Monday. No terms were revealed but it was known that Reynolds was holding out for a substantial raise over the reported $37,500 he received last, year when he handled both starting and relief roles. At his home in Oklahoma City, Reynolds jsaid he would leave for spring training here Tuesday, adding that he was very well satisfied svith the contract. However, he declined to say whether he had been given an increase over last year. "The club doesn't like us to tell secrets," he said. At Your Theaters-'Knight*' /s Ambitious in Screen Scope One of the most ambitious motion pictures yet attempted is shown in "Knights of the Round Tabu." CinemaScope',' production now at the Cecil. It's the spectacular color drama of King Arthur and his knights and was made in England and Ireland with a cast of thousands, headed by Robert Taylor, Ava Gardner and Mel Ferrer. : Entailed in the picture were 25,000 props, including 10,000 arrows for soldiers' bows, 6,000 costumes, THEATERS AT A GLANCE CECIL--"Knights 01 the Round Table' now showing In Cinemascope. PALACE--"Saadla" now showing. STRAND--"A Man Betrayed" and "On Top of Old S m o k y V now showing. BAND BOX--"The Man From the Alamo' and "Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. J e k y l t and Mr. Hyde" close Tuesday "Raiders of the Seven Seas" and "Ar rowhead" open Wednesday. LAKE--"Botany Bay" now showing. units were moved across the Irish Sea' to Luttrelstown, on the out- ikirts of Dublin. More than .1,000 members of the Irish Free State Army were used in these scenes. Cornel Wilde, Mel Ferrer and Rita Gam are the stars of "S»- adia," unusual technicolor drama at the Palace Theater, which was filmed entirely in French Morocco. This is the first motion picture ever made iiv the remote areas along the Sahara rim, with authentic interior scenes filmed in -the Bahia Palace, Islamic mosques, and the French Army posts. The story centers around a beautiful young Berber girl raised in the superstitions of her tribe. Two men fall in love with her. and enable her to fight free of her bondage. Gene Autry tangles with and tames the town that shamed the west in "On Top of Old Smoky," showing at the Strand Theater. Breathless action, slam-bang fisticuffs, furious pursuits and death- dealing gunfights are in the film along with Autry's singing. Co-featured is "A Man Betrayed," with John Wayne stalking his prey in a stronghold of corruption. A double feature in technicolor opens at t the Band Box Theater including heavy armor plate, 500 horses, a total of 200 sets, including a complete castle built near London, 400 long bows, 500 shields 300 axes, 260 lances, 40 maces and 670 swords of varying types. Filmed at Tintagel in Cornwall on the actual site where King Arthur's castle is supposed to have stood for centuries, the picture has some of the remnants of the olc castle still visible. Other outdoor scenes were made at Trent Park and Ashridge, both within a 50-mile radius of London. For the spectacular battle sequences in which Arthur's forces vanquish the soldiers of his chief enemy, Sir Modred, two entire New FORD TRUCKS for 1 54 offer Only Ford gives you these three essentials in lower-cost trucking! NEW LOW-FRICTION engines! High-Compression, Overhead-Valve, Deep-Block design! In all models! NEW DRIVERIZED CABS to cut driver fatigue, help save time, energy! HEW 6-WHEELER GIANTS! 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NEW bigger capacities increase gross up to 48%! Completely new 6-wheelers join the expanded Ford Truck line! Rated up to 40,000 Ibs. GVW, to carry heavy loads , up to legal limit in all 48 states! Ford's famed mass-production methods keep quality high, price low! Ford-engineered for 6-wheeler service. Two new Ford Cab Forward giants, up to 55,000 Ibs. GCW, haul 35-f t. legal-limit trailers in every state. Now over 220 new Ford Truck models! TRUCKS MORE TRUCK FOR YOUR MONEY PRITCHARD MOTOR CO 202--lifS. E. 5 "YOUR FRIENDLY FORD DEALER" PHONE 921 SEE YOUR FORD DEALER FOR "WORTH MQRE"^g USED CARS AND TRUCKS Wednesday. John Wayne and Donna Heed, 'are co-starred in "'Raiders of »h« Seven Seat," ringing with ''(he battle cry of pirates. Apache fury is portrayed in the co- feature, "Arrowhead," with Charleton Hcston and Jack Talance. The story of the birth of a nation, Australia, is the subject of the technicolor drama of the sea, Botany Bay," showing at the Lake Theater. Starring Alan Ladd, James Mason and Patricia Medina, with Sir Cedric Hardwicke, the film relates the stirring events which led up to the settlement of that far-off land. NOW! ENDS WED - r* \j vv. S0c t i, 5 WIDE CURVED SCREEN SAAWA ALSO! Magoo Color Cartoon "Magoo's Masterpiece" Novelty Act -Latest News "MUTINY On The BOUNTY" "TWO Y E A R S BEFORE THE MAST" -- And -NOW"GIANT VAST VISION SCREEN U.LADD-P**, MEDINA MASON Added-TOM and JERRY COLOR CARTOON and LATE NEWS Swede Wins U. S. Indoor Net Title NEW YORK WV-Svcn Davidson of Stockholm, Sweden, is the new r \ r CECIL NOW SHOWING WITH SUPER STEREOPHONIC SOUND Knights Of The Kound Table , k.,- in COtOR Robert TAYLOR Ava GARDNER Mel FERRER DOORS . SHOW STARTS 1:00 O'CLOCK COMING FRIDAY LUCItlE OFSI BALLARNAZ THI , wit* MKjVriMAJN WYNN Don't Miss America's Favorite Love-and-L*ugh Funsters I Parking Troubles Eliminated THE TOWN HOUSE has acquired, for your convenience, Zenor's Used Car Lot located at the rear of their restaurant . . . You may park in the lot after 5:00 P. M. and all day Sunday and enter THE COSMOPOLITAN ROOM by rear door. indoor v tennis charnplon of the United; Stales and "stands: p u t ; as oho of the game'sfmost^promising young coiners, 'lie won the hardwood crown at the Seventh Regiment Armory Monday with a 3-6, (5-1, G-l, li-4 victory over a longtime Scandinavian rival, Kurt Nielsen of Denmark. · KM) TUESDAY * "AHBOTT AND C'OSTEI.LO MI5RT J R K Y I . I , A N D I I Y D K " I'lus "Tlio M»n From The AUmo" Chililren U n d e r IS A d m i t t e d Fr*« When Ar*-nrninnlcl Ry i'urents TEENAGE DANCE FREE FREE FREE FREE DANCE INSTRUCTION from 7:15 fo 7:45. TAUGHT BY A PROFESSIONAL TEACHER SURF BALLROOM Wednesday, Feb. 24 Henry Charles His Orchestra TEENAGE DANCING FROM 8 to 11. Parents *re W«lcom. Guests. No Alcoholic Beverages will be Sold or Permitted. Teenage Adm. 41c plus .Tax, Total 50c STARTS THURS. THE GREAT ADVENTURE OF INDIA IN **A :, of the TYRONE POWER TERRY MICHAEL MOORE RENNIF \ifles TECHNICOLOR-DELUXE With New Magic of STEROPHON1C SOUND1 OPENS TONIGHT Jimmy Clark AND HIS PIANO Jimmy ii Terrific . . . A Horace rfeidt N.B.C. winner, he imitates more than 12 movie and radio stars. * * * * * . * AMVETS Bargain Night Wednesday, Feb. 24--6 to 9 P.M. ^K ^^k 2 COMPLETE ORDERS OF ^H " Bi FILET MIGNON * / MEDIUM SIZE 4HI A M V E T S CLUB JIMMY CLARK 1308 N. Federal Phon« 770 STRAND NOW EnJ . THURS. MAT. 50 Eve. 60c Child. 14c JOHN WAYNE A MAN BETRAYED ------ . , . _ FRANCES D WAIUCE f o i o - w A i m X A K D U CMUJCH PLUS THIS THRILLER EDWARD ELLIS/ HUIEI

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