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MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, JULY 18 ·" .. ^935 FIFTEEIN Out of The PRESSBOX Bj M1ICHBIX ANCIENT HISTORY He's old Elmer Miller now . . . fellow who's too old to play majo league baseball, who lives quietly i his home town of Fairmont, Minn. teaching kids the inside of the na tional game in his odd moments But don't get the idea that this fel low is stooped and withered. He ca: still shovv a heel to most of th semipro youngsters, and it wasn't s long ago that he was up ther among- the big fellows himself. * * * In fact, it was in 1931 that Elme Miller made some baseball historj as a New "crk outfielder. Of all th outfield catches made in his lif^timi of experience as a player, one stand, out in his memory. * * * Other catches may have been more difficult, many certain!., looked more spectacular, but none meant so much as one that is gen erall conceded to have won for thi New Yor!- Yankees the pennan. that year and the right to play in t-ie world's series. * * * It was In a game with Cleveland Cleveland was on the heels of the Yanks during the latter part of the season, and if Cleveland had won that series, the next to the last of the year, it probably would have meant that the pennant would have gone to the Indians instead of the Yanks. * * * Waltc Hoyt started in the box for the Yanks, but the Indians belted him freely and the lead which the Yanks held early in the game began to dwindle. When the Indians started to pound Hoyt in the latter stages of the game, he was removed from the box with the score 7 to 6 in favor of the Yanks and the bases filled with Tris Speaker at bat. * * * Here was a dangerous situation, with, one of the greatest batters ol all time swinging his bat menacingly. Carl Mays, ace hurler for the Yanks in those days, took the hill Things couldn't have looked much worse for the Yankee pitcher. + * * There was the usual conference between manager and players as to what would be done with Tris. Elmer listened in, but the conference ended like most of them do in such a situation -- the pitcher would go aliead and use his best judgment in disposing of the man. * * * All three outfielders played deep . for Speaker. He could hardly hit 'one over their heads without it be] ing good for a homerun. * * * Mays wound up with his peculiar submarine -delivery and threw several wide ones to the batter. Then he got one in that seemed to meet with Tris' approval. * « * Speaker swung? and the ball shot like a bullet toward centerfield, a high looper which Second Baseman Ward could not reach after he had raced far in his effort to get under it. Miller was off after the ball at the crack of the bat from his position far back, almost to the outfwld fence. * * * Like all good outfielders, Elmer sensed just where the ball was going as soon as it hit the bat. He made a wonderful run and leap, catching the ball at his shoetops when it was just settling down to hit the grass. * * * Had the ball gone for a single the score would have been tied, and possibly two runs would have come in, winning for Cleveland. As it was, the Yanks won the game, 7 to 6. * * * The catch took the spirit out of Cleveland. They lost the next game to the Yanks, all their punch seeming to have been exhausted after Elmer had made that heartbreaking catch. In the final series of the season, the Yanks clinched the pennant in a game with the Philadelphia Athletics, Elmer catching the ball on the final out of the game. * * * Elmer has that ball in his possession at home, and it carries the autographs of all the members of the pennant wining Yankee team. He prizes that ball highly. It meant his first and only opportunity to play in a world's series, that between the Giants and the Yanks in 1921. Cartersville Club Wins Rockwell Contest 17-12 ROCKWELL, July 18.--The Cartersville Softball team, managed by Wili Koppen, beat the Rockwell married men 17 to 12 here. Iowa City Elks Win in Three-Man Trap Events COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 18. U.TJ- A team from Iowa City, Iowa, scored 283 to win the three-man team event of the Elks trapshoot. Newark, Ohio, was second with 282. The doubles event was won by Jack Taylor of Newark, Ohio. CHARLOTTE AMES BEATS D. M. CHAMP B E - G A Z E T T E SP Budweiser Joins Mier Wolf at Top of Round Robin Loop BREW CLUB GETS 4-1 MARGIN OVER MAYTAG IN GAME Local Teams Win Scraps a Mier Wolf Diamond as Austin Is Loher. M. C. SOFTBALL ROUND ROBIN STANDINGS W. L. I'ct.l W. L. Pet Mier Wolf 3 0 1.000 Itniltvciser 0 1.00(1 DC. May tag Abel Son 1 1 . S O D I S t d . Oil Wednesday Itcsuft Btldwdscr 4; Maying 1. Thursday Cnme Meeker I^cai Sales vs. Mlcr Wolf. .fHM -00( .ODD INDEPENDENT SCHEDULE Wednesday Results (At Mlcr Wolt Held) Budivi-lner 4: Mlcr Wolf (Austin) 2. Mlcr Wolf OI. C.) 13; Mier Wolf (Austin (At Swnlcilale) Swaledole 3; A'lirt and Son l. (At Latlmcn Latlmcr 9; Marshall ajid y w l f l fi. Climbing to the top of the race, in a tie with Mier Wolf, the defending city champion, Budweiser won its second round robin Softball victory Wednesday evening at the expense of Maytag 4 to 1. "Slim" Smith set down the opposition with a single blow, Lincicum getting a hit in the second inning, while his mates found Fred Grelk's southpaw elbowing for 5 hits. "Red" Sloan's error let Bill Haddy on the paths in the fifth inning and the Maytag r'lortstop toured all the way around the bases for the ·;nly run his club scored. Budweiser got together 3 hits for :he same number of runs in the fifth, Don Moon starting things off with a homerun knock, while "Bud" Suter followed with a single. Thave_ walked and Suter counted a run when Smith was safe at first on an nfield tap. Ole Helm's single sent Thaves in with the third score. A walk for Moon and a triple for Suter in the sixth scored the last ·un of the ball game. THE BOXSCOBE JAYTAG--1 ABR H E rime Ih 3 Q 0 0 im 31) 3 0 0 0 .outlier If a 0 0 0 · I k p 3 0 0 0 VHItltu C 2 0 0 0 .incl'm 'Jb 2 0 1 II laddy s s 2 1 0 0 'orshee cf 2 0 0 0 Hanson rs 2 0 0 0 Vllklns rf 1 0 0 0 ·OTALS 23 1 1 0 IIL'DIVEISER--4 A B R H E 0. H'm rf 3 Sloan ss 3 0 0 I'avek C 2 0 0 N. D'o :tb 3 0 (I L. D'o a 3 0 0 0 Moon Ib 2 2 1 Suter 2b 3 1 2 L. E'«a If 3 0 0 Thaves rs 1 1 0 Smith p 2 0 0 TOTALS 24 4 S 1 0 2 0 1 .Siriire by Innings: IA1TAG 01)0 010 0--1 [JL'DWEISElt 000 031 x--1 Summary--Three base hit. Siitcr; home- tin. MrtOti: struck out, by Smith 33, by Jrelk 3; walks, off Smith I, off (Jrclk 4; ft on bases, Maytac 2, Budweiser 6. t'm- Ircs, F. Mallo, J. Mallu, I'aync. CLOSE AND WILD. A close one and a wild one were cored on the Mier Wolf diamond Wednesday night, when Mier Wolf )f Austin. Minn., took a pair of ting-s. The opening game went 4 o 2 for Budweiser while the sec- nd was won by Mier Wolf of Maon City, 13 to 8. Each Mason City team bad 10 its, the Budweisers getting theirs ff Hulet, while Requa gave up the lows to Mier Wolf. Pavek caught or Budweiser, O'Shaughnessy for he visitors. Smith set down tbe Minnesotans vith 3 hits, while Pirkl gave up 12. 3iristensen caught for the Mason City Wolves. The second game was tied up in he sixth, but Mason City's Mier Volf club hammered out 7 "runs, in- luding homers by Ced Connelly, Smitty" Ringis and "Mick" McDonald. At Swaledale, Abel and Son lost to 2 to the home boys, while Marhall and Swift, with Kephart and Cahalan as a battery, lost 9 to 6 .t Latimer. LEAGUERS BUSY. Two sections of the boys Softball eagtie were in action Wednesday, vith tbe Blackbirds winning 16 to 5 from the Eagles and the Tigers aking a forfeit from the Cubs in .he Wilson loop. In the Roosevelt ection, the Ball Crushers won 15 o 4, while the Sluggers beat the Cubs 5 to 4. NOW IS THE . . time fo have us quote you prices on installation of automatic heat for your home. FIEESIHE FUEL CO. PHONE 888 500 See Texas Nine Win Short Contest 4-2 From Garner Semipro Batters GARNER. July IS.--Three hun- red fans saw the Texas Black Spiders beat the Garner Red Sox 4 to 2 in a seven inning twilight baseball game here. The local club was handicapped by the absence of three regulars. L. Ziesmer held the visitors scoreless in the last four innings of the contest. The two teams will meet again at Vcrnon, Minn, The Page Fence Giants, Negro team from Des Moines, will play here Sunday. Farmers Win Joice Game as Businessmen Go Down JOICE. July IS.--The Fanners beat the Businessmen in a Softball game here 17 to 13. Saints Crack Bird Streak by 4-2 Count Rock Island Drops Out of Western League, Lack of Cash. CHICAGO, July 18. UP)--Lee Stine restricted Columbus to seven hits yesterday as the St. Pau Saints called a halt on the Ret Birds' 10-game winning streak, anc won, 4 to 2. Excellent double duty t reliei pitching by Forest Prcssncll helped Milwaukee to two victories over Louisville, 5 to 4 and 6 to 4. Indianapolis muffed a chance to gain on the Millers and increase their slender margin over Columbus by losing to Kansas City, 6 to 1, in a night game. Minneapolis and Toledo were idle. KOCKS LEAVE LEAGUE. DES MOINES. July 18. (/I?)--The future setup of the Western league remained indefinite today, following the withdrawal of financially troubled Rock Island, but a definite statement clarifying the situation was promised by League President Dale Gear before game-time tonight. Three future possibilities remained open for the organization. If a new Rock Island franchise owner is found the league may continue with eight clubs, it may continue with seven clubs by holding one team idle each night, or the number may be reduced to six by withdrawal of another team. No Salary, JS T o Game. Rock Island, long troubled with mounting debts, presented the resignation at a league Cedar Rapids late yesterday and cancelled its game with St. Joseph. Isander players refused to take the field Tuesday night for failure to receive back salaries. Some league followers inclined to the opinion the league may be cut to six teams unless overdue salaries of Council Bluffs players are adjusted. Threatening to disband, the rails players agreed yesterday to await a decision from William G. Bramham, czar of minor league baseball, to whom their complaint was carried by telegram. Salaries earned since donning the Bluffs name June 25 were met by the Bluffs Junior Chamber of Commerce under a purchase option, but back salaries promised to be taken over by the league remain unpaid, Rails Take Beating. Pending Bramhan's reply, the Rails took the fielld last night to suffer a 10 to 7 defeat from Keo- tuk, while at Sioux City the Davenport Blue Sox were pounding out a 7 to 4 win over the Cowboys. Cedar Rapids hustled 5 runs home in the fourth inning of its encounter with Des Moines to win 7 to 6. Gear told league officials a schedule revision would not be necessary if seven teams continue, but vould be required for a six-team "inish of the season. WESTERN* LEAGUE Jxeokuk at C. Bluffs] Dav'port at S. Uty 1). Mo'cs at C. Ba'dsISt. Jo'li at R. Island XATIOXAL LEAGUE Inn at St. l-rOiiislI'hH'phla at Thlcano \. York at C'ln'c.nalMBr'klyn at rtttsb'rffli A M E R I C A N LEAGUE riiicaco at Wiish'KlontDetroit »f Bnslnn SI. Louis at N. YorkjCIevMand at t'tiil'hla A M E R I C A N ASSOCIATION at at Toleiloi.MIn'poIIs nt cohl'ns Ind'oHslK. City at Lon'villc . . . Seein' the DAY'S STARS Meets D. M. Champ onanotte Ames, Clear Lake golf star, advanced to the quarterfinal round of the Iowa women's golf tournament, where she was scheduled to meet .Jean French, DCS Moines champion, Thursday. Bargain Day Major Loops List Double Bills. 'Chick'Evans Blows Out of Western Golf Veteran of Other Big Tournaments Takes 157, Gves Home. COLORADO SPRINGS. Colo.. July 18. UP)--The "boy wonder" of another generation of golf was missing today as match play began in the western amateur tournament. For the first lime in his 26 years ,of competition in the Western, Charles (Chick) Evans, Jr., of Chicago, was not in the championship bracket. Playing what he termed "the most heartbreaking round of golf" in his career, Evans shot a 157 yesterday and packed his bags for the return to Chicago. Only nine strokes separated the ends of the qualifying bracket with the medalist, Rodney Bliss, Jr., smooth hitting Omaha youngster at ono end with a 142, two over par. At the other end were seven who were tied at 151. They will play oi't' the tie this morning to fill three blank spaces in the bracket. NATIONAL LEAGUE NEW YORK, July 18. (.T)--A revised list of National league doubleheaders and playoff dates was announced today: July 20--Boston at Pittsburgh. July 21--New York at Chicago. July 23--Brooklyn at Chicago; New York at St. Louis. July 24--Brooklyn at Chicago. July 25--New York at St Louis. July 27--St. Louis at Pittsburgh; Cincinnati at Chicago. July 28--Philadelphia at Boston. July 30 -- Philadelphia at New York. July 31--Brooklyn at Chicago; Chicago at Pittsburgh. Aug. 3--Brooklyn at Philadelphia. Aug. 4--Boston at New York; Brooklyn at Philadelphia; Chicago a' Cincinnati; Pittsburgh at St. I ouis. Aug. 5--Chicago at Cincinnati. (Moved from Sept. 25). Aug. S--New York at Philadelphia. Aug. 10--New York at Philadelphia. Aug . 11--Boston at Brooklyn. (Moved from July 1). Aug. 12--Cincinnati at Pittsburgh. Aug. 14--Cincinnati at Boston; Chicago at Brooklyn; St. Louis at ITew York; Pittsburgh at Philadelphia. Aug. 16--Cincinnati at Boston. Aug. 18--St. Louis at at Boston; Ihicago at Philadelphia. Aug 24--St. Louis at Brooklyn. Aug. 27--Cincinnati at Brooklyn. Aug. 28--Chicago at Boston. Sept. 8--Philadelphia at Cincinnati. Sept. 22--Cincinnati at St. Louis. Sept. 23--Pittsburg at St. Louis. Sept. 24--Pittsburgh at St. Louis. Sept. 25--Chicago at St. Louis. Sept. 27--New York at Boston Sept. 28--New York at Boston. All the above dates call for doubleheaders except the July 19 game oetween Boston and Pittsburgh and the three games at St. Louis on Sept. 23, 24 and 25 with Pittsburgh and Chicago. The Pittsburgh-Boston game on July 19 was moved back from July 10. The two games between Pittsburgh and St. Louis on Sept. 23 and 24 were moved back from July 3 and Sept. 3, while the Chicago-St. Louis game on Sept. 25 is a postponed affair. NORTH IOWA TOP CLUBS TO SCRAP Forest City, Charles City in Three-Game Series; Open at Lion Ball Park. I'ROISAIILE LISELT FOREST ;ITV CHARLES CITY [Inrcler · I' Larson Mcnkc C Klncll Minim II! Mitchell Anderson 2« (lalvln Bryan 3B Ilunlbach .lohnson !SS Suell Anderson LI-' Iohbs Keency cl- n Duncan J»np.« Kit V rlace: At Lion Field, Charles City. Time: 2:30, Sunday, July 21. The big battle of the North Iowa baseball season is on Sunday's schedule when Forest City's Collegians invade Lion field at Charles City to meet John Sanders' Lions. The contest is scheduled for 2:30, and is the first of a three game ser- ·JIM Bt'CHEK Hronklyn Dodgers Rapped Pittsburgh pitching for three hits in each game of doubleheader Wednesday AMERICAN LEAGUE. CHICAGO, July 18. (if)--The revised list of American league doubleheaders and playoff dates: July 20--Chicago at Washington. July 28--Chicago at St. Louis: Boston at Philadelphia (moved down from July 26.) Aug. 4--St. Louis at Chicago. Aug. 6--Chicago at Cleveland. Aug. 7--Philadelphia at Washington; New York at Boston. Aug. 8--Cleveland at St. Louis. Aug. 10--Philadelphia at New York. Aug. 11--Cleveland at St. Louis; Philadelphia at New York. Aug. 17--Philadelphia at Chicago; Boston at St. Louis; Washington at Cleveland. Aug. IS--Philadelphia at Chicago: Boston at St. Louis; Washington at Cleveland. Aug. 19--Philadelphia at Chicago. Aug. 21--New York at St. Louis; Boston at Detroit; Philadelphia at Cleveland. Aug. 25--New York at Chicago. Washington at St. I^ouis; Boston at Cleveland. Aug. 26--New York at Chicago; Philadelphia at Detroit. Aug. 27--New York at Chicago; Washington at St. Louis; Philadelphia at Detroit. Aug. 28--New York at Chicago. Sept. 3--St. Louis at Cleveland (Single game, former open date.) Sept. S--Cleveland at Now York. ies. One of the better mound duels of the season is promised when "Mel" Harder, who is a cousin of the big league hurler, Mel Harder of the Cleveland Indians, tangles with Fred "Zebe" Larson, the Nora Springs schoolteacher, and Charles City pitching dependable. Harder is undefeated in 11 games. Larson has been beaten once this season. The Collegians have won 17 and lost 5 games, beating the Pragcr Beer club of Des Moines, state semipro champs. The Lions have won 12 games and lost 3. The second and third game of the series will be played in a double attraction scheduled for Sunday. July 28. The teams will meet at Forest City in an afternoon game, and will play under the Hampton lights in the evening. Slapsie Maxie Scores 10 Round Decision on Lewis OAKLAND, Cal., July IS. (/P)-Maxie Rosenbloom, former light- heavyweight champion, scored a 10 round decision over John Henry Lewis, Phoenix, Ariz., Negro., and strong challenger for the title, in a fast bout here last night. HALLAHAN,GROVE SPLIT HONORS OF COMEBACK TRAIL Wild Bill Gets Better Every Time He Goes on Mound, Wins Five in Row. By HUGH S. FOLLEKTON, JR. Associated Press Sports Writer Robert Moses Grove and "Wild' Bill Hallahan arc the outstanding current candidates for the honor of staging the greatest major league comeback of 1935. Grove has attracted more attention largely because of the $100,000 price tag he carried when Connie Mack sold him to the Red Sox, but thy revival of Hallahan has been almost as rema-kable. Last season Hallahan, no longer as wild as he used to be, just managed to pitch 10 complete games and had a record of S victories and 12 losses with a pennant-winning club. Betfer and Better. He got off to a poor start again this year, losing his first three games. He broke the spell late June and has rolled up five successive victories, seemingly getting better on each start. In four complete games since that first triumph, Bill has allowed a total of 14 hits, checking the Braves with 4 blows to extend the Cards' winning streak to 13 straight with a 2 to 1 triumph Wednesday. Dutch Brandt provided some real opposition on the hill, giving only 7 b'ow.9, but Terry Moore's ninth inning homer broke up the battle after Manager Frank Frisch smacked a pinch double and scored the tying run in the eighth. Grove Helps Rox. Grove got on the victory road earlier and has won 11 games, the last 5 in succession. He assured the Red Sox of a stay in the American league's first division by pitching them to a 3 to 1 triumph over Cleve land in the second game of Wed nei'day's doubleheader after tbe; had won the opener 13 to 5. The more famous "Lefty" was touched for 8 blows while Monte Pearson gave the Sox only 5, but his batterymate, Moe Berg, drove in 3 runs to decide the game. The twin triumph put the Red Hose into fourth place by two full games. The Cardinal victory settled the team more iirmly in second place the Phillies turned back Chicago 3 to 1 on the combination of Curt Davis' 5 hit flinging and a concentration of 4 straight blows off Bill L 2 in the fourth while the Dodgers jelted the Pirates over twice. Earnshaw Wins One. After barely lasting to take the opener 5 to 4, Brooklyn racked up a 5 to 0 triumph when big George Earnshaw turned in a 7 hit game. The Giants broke a three-game .osing streak by slamming out 15 Mows behind Carl Hubbell to defeat the Reds G to 3. It was the first Cincinnati loss in eight starts. Washington rounded out the American league program by jounding three St. Louis pitchers : or a dozen hits and an 8 to 4 victory. Rain halted the Tigers and Athletics while the White Sox- Yankee game was played in lasc Sunday's doubleheader. STANDINGS NATIONAL LEAGUE U*. I» Pet.| \V. I» Tct. New York .12 24 .fiSlj C'cimmtl 38 43 .4fi!l St. Lmife 4!) 23 .«28j Brooklyn 3B « .4B2 rhfcneo 47 34 ,5SO| Fhii'plUa 3:1 45 .423 rtttsbu'Kh 4'i 40 .5121 IJnston 21 61 .23G AMERICAN LEAGUE \V. L. Pel-! W. L. Pet. New York 4JJ 28 .636j Cleveland 39 38 .50fi Detroit 40 33 .ADRJ rhll'phla 34 45 .430 riiicflRO 42 33 .flfiO] WnRh'ton 34 4fi .428 Boston 43 3K .8311 St. Louis 23 AS .29.1 WESTERN LEAGUE \V. L. Pet.; W. L. Prt. nav'iinrt 44 22 .tG7|Kookufc 33 38 .483 T. Bhiffs 3 7 2 7 .37«iC- Rapids 3 0 3 4 ,4G!1 St. -lo'ph 3829 . 5 « 7 I I ) . Mnlnr* 3 0 4 ! .123 S, C»y 3 3 3 2 , 5 0 K J K . I*tnnri 1 ! ) 4 I .301) AMI-RICA N ASSOCIATION \V. L. IVI.i \\. L. Prt. Miu'npnltft fi-1 3 4 ' . ( ; ! · ! · K an. Hy 4 3 4 0 ..!]« lii(U'Pt)1It 47 33 .547'St. I'mil' 41 4 1 .182 Mihvankre 48 45 .MA'ToM" 37 17 .1 JO Co!iimlns 4fi 33 . J V i l j L i M i l s v f l l i ; 27 fiO .310 IN THE RING By TIIK ASSOCIATKO I'RKSS KANSAS CITV--navry Day, I'XiV". Chi- racn. iircw with Joe Gtmonly. l.irp/., St. Lnuls, ( 1 0 ) . RESULTS NATIONAL LEAGUE .New York G; Cincinnati 3. St. Louis 3; Boston 1. I'hHnilrlphla 3; chlrnco 2. Brooklyn !i. 4 : rillslnirch t. 0. A M K K H ' A X LKAGTE Boston n. 3: Clrvplonil .1. 1. \Vnnhlncton 8: St. Ixiuls 4. Urtroit at Philadelphia, postponed, rain. "i otlirr eames schi-dtilpd. A M E R I C A N ASSOCIATION St. Vnul 4; Columbus 2. Mlluankcr S, i: Loiilivlllr 4. t. Knnnns City fi; Indianapolis I. Only c.lmf. srltrdnlpd. \VKSTKKN I . K A f l C K Kpnliiik 1(1; Council I l l n t t K ;. Ilnvrnporl 7; slum c i t y .1. Odnr R n p i d s 7; lrs .Moinrs fl. Rork Island w i t h d r e w front Icwmie. o to 4@fo Off On Our Entire Stock Use Your Credit Tyler - Ryan Furniture Co. 29 Second Street S. E. P H O N E 3910 Red Sox Are Big Help for Rawls Sisters 260 Water Victories Attest Power of Fancy Hosiery. NEW YORK, July IS. (.D--Those sun-tanned Rawls sisters of Ft. Laudcrdale, Fla., who have won 260 swimming trophies, attribute it all to their red-striped socks. "We've believed in them since I won my first national title from Eleanor Holm," said the oldest sister, crop-haired Katherine, 18, who isn't sure how many records she holds. "I had been wearing striped red socks before that meet." The three sisters--a family match for the swimming Spence brothers--brought their gala socks along when they came to compete :his week in the women's A. A. U. title meet at Manhattan Beach. They all talked at once. "It's fun swimming as sisters," said Evelyn, 16, who hopes to win :he S80-meter free style relay with Katherine. They placed third last year. "We can all go around together." "We're friends on land, enemies n the water," offered 14 year old Dorothy. "We try to beat each other's records. "Boy, you should see Evelyn and me fight in the breast stroke!" IN VALLEY TEST Midwest Netsters Come for Quarterfinals in Mizoo Tennis Tournament. DES MOINES, July 18. (/Pi-Eight survivors of the opening rounds in the Missouri Valley tennis torunament squared off today in an effort to hurdle the quarterfinals of the men's singles division. All of the senior singles matches are called on afternoon time, following completion of the junior quarterfinals during the morning. Each a heavy favorite in his own right, the men's division pairs Bill Kiley, Kansas City, seeded No. 2 against Kenneth Black, Peoria, 111.; Harris Coggeshall, Des Moines, No. 1 player, against Harry Corbin, Wichita, Kans.; Gordon Pease, Aus:in, Tex., against Ed Davis, Peoria, 111., and Robert Riggs, Los Angeles, against John Van Der Zee, Iowa Sty. Corbin and Riggs, who both also jrcezed easily into the junior quarterfinals, took impressive victories n the senior play yesterday. Riggs clowned Fred Pigott, Des Moines, 6-1, 6-2, while Corbin played a cautious net game to eliminate Dick Rugg. Waterloo, 6-2, 6-4. Kiley displayed tireless precision ,o dispose of Dr. Julius Swartz, Des Moines, 6-2, 6-2, in the third round yesterday, in which Coggeshall dumped the hopes of a stubborn hter from Arkansas City, Kans., Dick Sewell. After dropping the irst match 6-3, Sewell carried Cog- ;eshali to 10-8 before succumbing in the second. CLEAR LAKE AGE GOES CLOSER TO IOWA GOLF TITLE Takes Semifinal Berth With Dubuque Youngster in Women's Tourney. DAVENPORT, July 18.--Char- ottc Ames, swiftly rising into favor as a success to Lucile Robinson on he throne of Iowa women's golf, von her way to semifinals today in he state tournament. Her victory, over Jean French, DCS Moinca city champion, was hard-earned at 3 and 1. The redheaded Clear Lake girl Jarely staved off a determined chal- enge by her opponent, who was 4 down at the end of the first nine. Miss Ames, playing sub-par golf on the outside nine, built up a large early lead which she nearly lost when Miss French cut loose with a ate rally. Miss Ames shot the first nine in even 40, 1 under par, and missed a six inch putt on the ninth green for a 39. After increasing her lead to 5 up by winning the eleventh hole, Miss Ames, lost two holes in a row to the Des Moines champion. She got one back with a birdie 1 on the four- .eenth, but Miss French fought back again to win the fifteenth and sixteenth. Miss Ames checked the rally with a beautiful approach, a foot from he pin, on the seventeenth to get a )ar 3, while Miss French missed a 12 foot putt for her 3. THE CARDS Out: \nics 455 45-t -I36--40 French 556 515 535--44 In: Vines 457 fi-14 B3 'rencli 4.6fi 553 54 Mrs. K. D. Stone, runncrup for Des Moines city title, lost her quarterfinal match 3 and 2 to Jennet Jones, a home town rival. Mrs. Stone went into an early cad by sinking a 12 foot putt on -he second hole for a par 5 but the ravish appearing Miss Jones won 'our holes in a row, starting with the fourth to get a 3 up lead at the turn. Both played good golf on the outside. Mrs. Stone had a 45 medal score, 2 more than her young opponent. Mrs. Stone came back at the start of the inside with two 4's to win both the tenth and eleventh and cut her opponent's lead to a hole. Miss Jones checked the rally, however, with a par 5 on the twelfth to increase her lead. They halved the next three holes before Miss Jones ended the match on the sixteenth green with a par 5. THE CARDS 476 435 536--48 446 553 7 Out: tones . Stone . In: Jones 555 553 5 Stone 44. 553 7 Day Waterman, pretty Da.venport girl, defeated Indy Morton of West Okoboji, 1 up on the nineteenth ifreen in their quarterfinal match. Miss Waterman won the match vith a par 4 on the nineteenth hole, ier opponent three-puting for a 5. t was a bitter battle throughout. The Davenport Country club cham- )ion got a 2 up lead at the end of ':he first nine. She had a 45 medal icore, one les s than the slim girl WRESTLING lly TIIK ASSOCIATED 1'HKSS LO.VC. ISHANCH, N. .!.--Joe Savoldl, 202. 'hree Oaks, Mich., threw Buhc Wrlcht, 223, 'e\as twit out of three falls. HARKISBVRG, Pa Emll Dusek, 21.1, Imnhi!, (ossed Oltt Olsen, 205, SI. I'aul, ne fall. Firestone Service Stores 115 Easl Slate I'honc Tfifi here's a light hat fot- eaHy wear a DOBBS MALLORY ® BOULEVARD ABU 5, Son Inc

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