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Mohawks Beat Webster City Lynx 63-53 ^--~--"-- ' ' '' : · · ' · · ' · . . . : . ,.-;!.'. . : ' : . m f i TIP SHOT NO GOOD--Duane Merrill of Webster City tries to tip in a shot in the third quarter which missed. Behind him, trying- to block the shot is Zip Hansen of Mason City. On the other side of the basket, watching for a rebound, are Joe Menlink (35) of the Mohawks and Bob Neibuhr (32) of the Lynx. Ulen's/Midget Barber Get Wins in Y Cage League THE STANDINGS W. I.. Pel. A r i z And M e r r i l l 12 0 l.OOfl Uten Polish iff K .76!) Runinm'a Clfsr K 1 .051 Costal K 4 .an llrccsn Oil 6 8 .38.1 Midget Ilirbtr B X ,:«: C o l l e » l » l e » :· III .107 Burdtn'i u 13 MIH Ulcn Polish nailed clowned at least a lie for second in the YMCA s t a n d i n g s by defeating Breese Oil 69-46 as Max Sowers of the 'winners and Lcs Reab of the losers each made 22 points. Midget Barber had a well balanced attack to defeat the cellar Borden's team C2-37. The victory enabled Midget Barber to pull into a tie for fifth place in the standings with Breese Oil. The boxscorcs: basketball league Wednesday night CI.EN rousn--on F» Lee R Sower* H I.awlls 5 Qulnlry .1 Conk man 5 Ft Pf Tp TOTALS DUEESE OIL CO.- Soil Newberry Itanseu -18 t l 13 Ft Pf Tn Johnion 1 TOTALS 17 Score by quarters; (11 tlt.EN' rOI.ISH IS B K E E S E O i l , I t (8) 48 n n» 46 O f f i c i a l * : M i l l e r and Wanner. Fr Ft Pf Tp MIDGET BARBER--62 Van Every Mitchell :: 2 2 K Wa»i fi 4 :i in Shalt I! li 1 12 Carney .i. 1 n M d K e n i y I 0 A v l n e 0 0 TOTALS 27 8 BOKDEN'S--37 · · Fr Ft Ff Tp Bloom in Jdile 2 I 4 liarrli n (I 0 Smlll 5 0 1 Klnherdani . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 1 2 Jost , 2 0 1 '·'««· ... .... y. 2. . t Kletnenson u 0 ft TOTALS '.. l.-i 7 IS Score bj- q u a r t e r s (I) (2) C!) MIDGET H A R B E R SHOP 12 .tl M BOUDEN'S I) 18 30 Nat Holman Exonerated of Charges NEW YORK W -- Nat Holman, suspended basketball coach at City College of New York, whose team won, the 1950 NCAA and NIT championships, was exonerated Thursday by a trial committee of charges of conduct unbecoming a teacher, constituting neglect of duty. The charges grew out of the col- e g c basketball scandals w h i c h orokc in 1951 and involved seven players of the 1950 CCNY championship team in the "fixing" of ames. Holman, 56, who with his assistant Harry "Bobby" Sand, 36, has iccn suspended since Nov. 18, 1952, was cleared by a majority report of the three-man board which recommended dismissal of all charges. The trial committee, however, manimously found Sand guilty on .wo counts of conduct unbecoming i teacher. T h e committee recommended hat Holman be reinstated as an associate professor in the college's lygicne department. The committee recommended that Sand be suspended without pay for one year on a retroactive basis and that he be reinstated as an instructor as of Nov. 18, 1953. Gustave G. Rosenberg, chairman of the trial committee, said its re- icrt and recommendations, had Deen sent to the Board of Higher Education which will consider them at a special meeting March 3. OiflcUls: Warner and Sillier. These Are Good Buys! ALL WOOL FLANNEL SUITS Plain or Splatter Usually 48.00 Now Only $ 35 ALL WOOL SPORT COAT Usually 30.00 Only 98 19 BOSTON STORE 113" South Federal Mason City Moves Into Sub-State By JIM VANHEEL Sports Editor The Mason City Mohawks are in the .sub-state .tournament in class AA. Mason City defeated Webster City 63-53 Wednesday night at Roosevelt Fieldhouse before a slim crowd to move one notch up the tournament ladder. The next question is where the Mohawks will pluy and who will they play? That probably won't be known until after Saturday because most of the AA games come up near the end of the week and the geographical location of the winners has a lot to do with the sub- stale'pattern. End Losing String Mason City's young club had dropped six straight games, three of them lost in the final minutes of play, since their last previous victory--that was over Webster City in an overtime. It look the Mohawks some time to get control of the Wednesday game against the Lynx but once they did the margin remained about the same as the final 10-point edge. Five straight points by Andy Yates gave Webster City an early G-3 lead in the game. Mason City got in front Y-6 when Jack Aeling made a follow shot but then the Mohawks slipped behind again. They finally knotted the count at 11-11 on a basket by Jon Bramhall and then Joe Mentink followed with another fielder to put the Mohawks in front 13-11. They weren't headed the remainder of the game. MerHink Hits 24 Mentink hit a season'-s high for the Mohawks in scoring by making 24 points, 10 of them coming on free throws. The winners pinned Webster City to only two fieldgoals and seven points in the second period and expanded their lead to seven points on a 26-19 halftime score. It was the third quarter which just abou put the clincher on the game. The Mohawks got 21 points in the thirc to finish the period with a 47-36 lead. Once in the last quarter Web ster Cily trimmed the Mason City margin to nine points but tha was as close as the Lynx came to shortening the count and near the end of the game they were trailing by 14. Charles Up Against Legend as Well as Rocky Ma reid no By MURRAY ROSE NEW YORK Wr-Ezzard Charles will make a second try to shatter the ancient boxing legend that "they don't come back" when he f a c e s heavyweight champion Rocky Marciano in a A5-round title fight at Yankee Stadium June 17. No former heavyweight ruler ever has been able to regain the crown and some of the best of them have tried. Jim Corbett was the only ex-champ to get two chances and he was flattened both times by burly Jim Jeffries. Then I guess it's up to Ezzard to break the record," said Tom Tannas, co-manager of the 32-year- old Cincinnati Negro, after the m'alch was closed Wednesday at the International Boxing Club. "We're happy now that Ezzard was passed up by Marciano last September and that Roland La- Starza got the match instead," said Tannas. "Ezzard is much better now than he was last September. "He didn't have confidence then. Those two knockouts over Coley Wallace arid Bob Salterfield have boosted his confidence?' Marciano will collect 40 per cent of all receipts while Charles will receive 20 per cent. | President Jim Norris of the IBC, said it has not been decided yet whether to show the fight on home television or to beam it to theaters.. .',/ · - . . - · .';'' The 29-year-old Marciano wiii put his crq.wn on the block nine months after stowing LaStarza away in li rounds. ; ; The jinx Charles faces is almost as old as the history of modern boxing. In addition to : Charles and Corbett, Jeffries, ;Bob Fitzsirh- mons, Jack Dempscy, Joe Louis and Jersey Joe Wakott all failed 50 Fouls Called There were 50 fouls called in the game, 28 of them on Mason City, and had it not been for the fat third quarter lead the Mohawk^ built up they might have been in trouble. Four Mason City player fouled out in the final period anc Mentink had four fouls. Fouling wasn't too costly fo the Mohawks, however, for whili Webster City made 21 free throw, the Lynx also muffed 24 chances Duane Merrill, 6-5 Webster City center, topped his team in scor ing with 16 points followed by dozen by Don Burton. Play was loose on the part o both clubs with tenseness clear ly evident as each team was try ing to make up for a losing season by copping the district crown Coming in for a strong contribu Lion for the Mohawk victory wa Bramhall, who did some good de fensive rebounding against th rangy Webster City team. The boxscore: MASON CITY-- 6.1 fg Ifansen ..... . ............ -1 Itnmbill ................ y Hahn ................. ... 4 Mentink ................. 7 llarnes .................. 0 Ft rr T I 0 ·1 .1 l r n Hugo .................... 0 n Clumbers Remmert o tlrunsvold D TOTALS 21 10 0 0 0 1 0 U 4 2 Many Apply for Post in Girls' Union DES MOINES OR--Three of the four members of the board of the Iowa Girls' High School Athletic Union discussed the problem of a successor to Rod Chisholnv resigned executive secretary of the union Wednesday. But'they reported after the session they had deferred a decision until the entire board can be pres cnt. The fourth member, Supt. 0 L. Rutenbeck of Avoca, is In an Omaha hospital. John II. King, temporary chairman of the board, said the matter! of a successor to Chisholm still is; "wide open." There was a report; that at least 24 candidates had ap-j plied for the $6,500 a year job. King and Doyle Carpenter of Onawa, another b o a r d member,! said first action on hiring a newi executive secretary would be takenj at a joint meeting of the union's! board and executive council March! 6. They said it would be "some : weeks" after that before a secretary would be picked. Some names mentioned in connection with the job were Wayne Coolcy, assistant to the president of Grinnell College; Roy Jennings, former coach at Coon Rapids; Forrest Hagen of Cedar Rapids; Supt. Gerald Agard of Adair; Lou Dailey who led Garnavillo to the state title last year, and Bill Mehle of Maynard, who coached Hansell's 1950 champions. Manning Out of Tourney Postville Remains in Unbeaten Class By The Associated Press Another of Iowa's Class A bas- etball powers went to the sidelines n d i s t r i c t tournament play pVedncsday night. Manning, which had lost only one game in 21 starts before its meet- ng with Atlantic in the district .ournament, bowed 50-38. The victory ran Atlantic's record to 17-3 .Meanwhile, Postville, only un seaten team left in Class A ranks boosted its string to 22 with a 72-5' victory over Mar-Mac of McGregor And in Class B, Clarence, riding a string of 26 successes, stayec undefeated with a 64-48 first rounc GIobe-Gazetlf! photos UP AND IN--Joe Mentink, soph guard for the Mohawks, slipped away for this layup shot, which was good, in the third quarter against Webster City to give Mason City a 38-29 lead. The Mohawk trailing Mentink is Jon Bramhall. Too late to stop the play is Duane Merrill, Webster City center, between Mentink and Bramhall. Mason City won the game 63-53 to advance to sub-state tourney competition in class AA. triumph over St. Mary's of low ity. Norman (Doc) Paul, Clarence coring ace, pumped in 37 point o run his season's total to 830 ust six shy of the record Gar hompson posted a year ago fo loland. Six AA clubs qualified for th ub-state tourneys in their lone di; rict tests. Ottumwa, the 1953 runnerup rubbed Oskaloosa G6-39. An Unes, one of the Central low iggies, brushed past Boone 72-40 Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoi uffered a scare before it manage o pull out a 49-47 victory ove ity rival Thomas Jefferson. An NCAA Picks Two; Wichita Becomes Headache to NIT WEBSTER crrr--ss Fr Niebuhr n liurlim T Merrill : .| Vales 4 Kolbeck n Blue 0 Oyvad 2 Monre 1 Klucklnjr 0 Boyd fl Paschal 0 it 28 K! Ft rr TP 1 2. I z :t K s n o o 3 0 TOTALS . 1 6 21 Scnre by quarters: (1) '(S) MASON CITV I I 2(! WEBSTER CITY 12 10 (S) 47 36 M Free throw* misted: Hanaen, nramhall, Mentink ,f, Itarnev 3, Chambers* Remmerl 2, Niebuhr .1, Burton, Merrill I), Vate fl. Kolbeck, Moore 2. O f f i c i a l ] : I.lchty, Rhum and llaufen. * Will Not Jam Fieldhouse for Friday's Finals Basketball fans who plan to attend the Class B .and A finals at Roosevelt Fieldhouse on Friday night should plan to arrive early. Doors to the :fieldhoiise will be opened at 6 o'clock.; Bob ;Heston, athletic director of Mason v City High School, iihas announced that "packing"-;of the 'gym^will not be allowed such as having spectators standing up to the edge of the playing ..-, floor." Approximately 2,600 tickets will be sold; for the/ game and -the doors then -will'be closed Sheffield plays Fertile at 7 o'clock for' the Class B title and New Hampton meets Holy Family a 1 By RIP WATSON NEW YORK W»--National Invitation Tournament officials had a king-sized headache Thursday because of a successful 30-foot shot with two seconds to play. The desperation heave by Paul Scheer gave Wichita a 67-66 victory over Oklahoma- A M, threw the Missouri Valley Conference basketball race into a snarl and beclouded Wichita's status as an NIT entry. The Wheatshockers said when they accepted the NIT bid that they would be obliged to enter the National Collegiate Basketball Championships if they should win the Missouri Valley race. A M Was Ahead At the lime Oklahoma A M was comfortably ahead. Now Wichita has completed its Valley season with an 8-2 mark, while the Aggies are 7-1 and play Tulsa March 2 and St. Louis March 6. One Aggie defeat would force a playoff for the title, two would give the title to Wichita. The NIT tournament s t a r t s March 6. The NIT invited a' second St. Francis team. This time it's the Lorctto, Pa., team with an record. St. Francis of Brooklyn was invited earlier this week. That gives the NIT eight o£ its 12 teams --provided Wichita doesn't tie Ok lahonia A M, etc. NCAA Picks Two The NCAA also picked two "at large" teams Wednesday. Loyola of New Orleans and Santa Clara. Loyola, will play sixth-ranked Notre Dame in a preliminary round doubleheader at Fort Wayne Ind,, March 9. Toledo of the Mid American Conference will play a still-to-be selected "at large" team n the other game. Santa Clara wil meet the Border Conference cham aion--either Texas Tech or Wesl Texas State. Holy Cross, ranked seventh-'nationally ,· was the only other high ranking team in action Wednes day night. The Crusaders whippec Dartmouth 7G-60 and need only beat Connecticut Saturday night to wrap up an NCAA bid as the bes New England Conference team. Regions UP airings Regional pairings shape up thii Klemme Nips St. Cecilia's in District GARNER--Klemme, with a 123 season's record, climbed into he finals of the Class B district here Wednesday night by defeating Algona St. Cecilia's 53-52] The North itar conference team trailed by even points at the first quarter mark but came back strong to gain a two point edge 34-32 at the half, ^he game changed hands at the end of the third quarter in favor f St. Cecilia's 45-43 and from then n was rough and rugged with Gemme emerging victorious in the Mllvt U * - » W ^ J M W ^ l * * * 4 * . \ s » v MIL AUAA«*14 Alnlll^JtUII 1JIW ha :' A1U1 Jf . J L a l l l lln.efforts to get back the title. |8:30 for the Class A crown. iis starters in the entire 32 minutes of play. Each tallied 8 or more points in a well balanced coring attack with Roger Terhufen dumping in 18. Walker connected or 24 points for the losers. Klemme plays the winner of the Joice-Alexander Thursday n i g h t game on Saturday at 7:30 p. m. tLEMME--SS Fr Ft Pf Tp Bidder 2 fi 2 10 arjem :t 2 ;t R »rz 4 o :t 8 'erhufen !i 2 ;t 18 hitman -l l 3 9 TOTALS 2 1 - 1 1 I I 5 3 ALGONA (St. Cecilia)--5! Fr Ft Pf Tp Valker ledger way with conference leaders in parentheses: Iowa City, Iowa--Southeastern (LSU, Kentucky) vs. T o l e d o a large winner; Big Ten (Indiana; vs. Notre Dame-Loyola yinner. Stillwater, O k 1 a.--Big Seven (Colorado, Kansas) vs. Oklahoma City-Bradley winner; Southwcs (Rice, Texas) vs. Missouri Valley Oklahoma A M). Basketball Scores · . . - . , · - . ' · ' - . . . - .'/.EAST .-..'..-.. . Holy Cro» 78, Dartmouth 66. Army 68, Kutferi 61, V»le 75,' Trinity 01. , Pitt 83, Carnefle Tech 75. : · · : ! i .,-:.. · ;:. I.SOUTH.: - N.C. Slate K7, North Carolina 411. Weil Vlrflnla 117,'. Virginia Military 71 (IS. Xmrlcr : (Ohio) ftS. QeorfctownM,', American Unlr. 49. ·',:·· ft :.'',';:·'";·.-:·': 'MIDWEST.' , WlohlU «7V Oklahoma A*M M. CM 72, Cornell (law*) «1. Mocmoulh 77, Knax 70 (art.). Mankfcl* M. Iowa Teactitri 57. 1 ··'.'·'·'.' SOUTHWEST H o u i l o n S J , Texas A*M 51. losing seconds. Coach William Westberg kept Boys District Cage Scores (First round unless otherwise indicated). AT A D E L A--West Des Molnes Valley 53, Adel 39 AT ATLANTIC A--Atlantic 30, Manning 38. AT CLINTON A--Clinton Lyons 51. Durant 43. AT COUNCIL BLUFFS AA--Final -- Abe Lincoln -19. Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson 47. AT GARNAVILLO AA--Final--Dubuque Loras 71. Decorah 50. AT G A R N E R B--Klemme S3. Alcana St. Cecilia's 52. AT 11OLSTEIN A--Cherokee 53, Mapleton 35. AT I O W A CITY B--Clarence G!. Iowa City SI. Mary's 48 A -- M a r l o n TO. Anamosa 41. AT IOWA FALLS B--Owasa 5U. Steamboat Rock D7. AT JEFFERSON A A--Final--Ames 7i. Boone 40 AT MASON CITY AA--Final--Mason City 63, Webster Clt 53. AT MOUNT AYR B--Tingley 52, I.orimor 45. AT OTTUMWA AA--Final--Ottumwa 60. Oskaloosa 39. AT POCAHONTAS A--Pocahontas 60. Albert City 47. AT 1'OSTVILLE A--Postville 72, McGregor MarMac 5t. AT RED OAK A--Red Oak 5U, Farraput SO. AT SIOUX OITY AA--Final--Slour City Beelan 56, Sion City Central S3. AT SPENCER B--Final--Hull 6J, Rock Valley 59. A--Spencer 43, Emmetsburg- 40. AT WASHINGTON A--Burlington Catholic *, Sljoumey 3" Van Allen lentges . . TOTALS :« Score by quarters: (1) K L E M M E I t ALGONA (St. Cecilia) .. '20 (2) 34 32, 5 24 17 C!) ·lit 45 5'i HI 52 Free throws missed: K l e m m e 9, St. ^cilia's 8. Officials: Starr and Elbert. ·b. 25, 1954 aiou City Globe-Gaietlc, M»i 17 City, b COACH PAUL MOON --Had 7 State Champi Resignation of Moon Came as Surprise DAVENPORT (/Pi-The man who led Davenport to seven state basketball titles in 26 years and made it the only school to win three state crowns in a row, has resigned. Paul Moon, 60, said Thursday he t Sioux City, Heelan, which h a d o n would finish out the current season as coach. After that he will remain, high school faculty as an efeated Sioux City Central twice struclor in business subjects. uring the regular season, needed im Casey's two free throws with even seconds to go to pull out a 6-55 victory. Loras of Dubuque trimmed Deorah 71-50 and Mason City elimi- ated Webster City 63-53. Marion, beaten the previous veek by Anamosa, turned the ables 70-41 in a class A contest nd Spencer jolted Emmetsburg 5-40 in the third meeting of those wo schools. 2 Belmond Players on North Iowa Loop All-Star Cage Club BELMOND--Two members of the championship Belmond team, which w e n t through its 12-game North. Iowa Conference season without a defeat, were named to the first team as all-conference selections were made by sportswriters " f r o m the seven NIC towns. They were Ken Loats, forward, and Don Hoppel, guard. Forward John Osbrink from Forest City was the only first-team choice to repeat. Big Jon Swenson of Lake Mills, at center, and Merle Carman of Britt, placed at guard, advanced from the '53 second team. At utility on the first team was Daryle Jass, who played center for Garner. On the second',team were:^Forwards--"Chub" Winter of Buffalo Center-and Ron Snater of Garner; center--Norris Julson of Northwood; guards--Keith Madsen of Belmond and Benny Riekena of Forest -City; utility--Jerry, .Armstrong of Forest City. · All men on the first two teams are. seniors except Daryl Jass, Julson and Madsen, who arc juniors. Bratton, His Purse Held Up, Thinks of Calling It Quits PHILADELPHIA (UP)--Johnn y Bratton of Chicago, his $10,00 purse held up and thinking of re tiring, went on the carpet Thurs day to explain a dismal showing against Johnny Saxton that brough down a shower of boos and pape on his head from an incensei Arena crowd. Pennsylvania Athletic Commissioner George Jones set a hearing for Bratton ^-after the former welterweight champion lost a lopsided 10-round decision to Saxton in a nationally televised bout Wednesday night. Bratton's dismal showing so infuriated the crowd that the 10th round was fought under a rain of newspapers and paper cups that virtually covered the ring floor. The demonstration prompted the 26-year-old Bratton to tiring. "I feel like retiring because 1 have passed my heyday and I only like to fight when I'm the boss," Bratton said. "I am talking manager and he might convince me that with proper rest I might continue." The victory for fifth-ranked Saxton of New York projected him to the welterweight title picture probably won him a match with top-ranking Carmen Basilio or Billy Graham. Reserved Seat Tickets Gone for NCAA Playoffs IOWA CITY--All reserved seats have been sold for the NCAA east ern regional basketball playoffs in :he University of Iowa fieldhouse March 12 and 13 but between 5,000 and 6,000 general admission tickets still are available. This was announced Thursday bj Francis Graham, Iowa's busines manager ,.pt athletics,/who ; ! also .i tournament manager for the NC meet. General admission ticket can be ordered by mail now. It was necessary to set asid blocks of reserved seat tickets fo followers of the competing teams Graham said, although whic teams will be in the playoffs ha not yet been determined. Graham said that the genera admision tickets at $2 per sessio admit to the north and south firs and second balconies and tha many of these seats are regardei as superior or equal to some spot in the reserved sections. Two games will be played each night, starting at 7 p.m. The Fri day night winners will play Satur day for the place in the final tour nament the following week at Kan sas City, Mo. and the losers will play a consolation game. Teams will be the Big Ten cham pion, which could be either Indi ana, Iowa or Illinois; the South eastern conference winner, eithe Kentucky or Louisiana State; an two teams picked from qualifyin games in Ft. Wayne, Ind. Marc 9. Notre Dame, Toledo U. and tw more "member at large" team yet to be named will play th doubleheader March 9. SHARM SCHEUERMAN OUT OF HOSPITAL . IOWA CITY. OR--Sharm Scheuer man, Iowa guard who scored l joints in, Monday night's upset o 'ndiana, has been released from University Hospitals. He suffere a touch of flu and a stomach upse NAIA Playoff for Iowa Carded at Coe College Gym SIOUX CITY Wl --The Iowa district NAIA basketball playoffs will be held at Coe College in Cedar Rapids March 4-5, AI Buckingham, stale NAIA chairman, announced Thursday. , · Buckingham, who is athletic director at Morningside, said three of the four teams which will participate in the playoff have been named. · . They are Luther arid St. Ambrose of the Iowa Conference' and Coe of the Midwest Conference. One more team remains to be named Buckingham said. TRAINED Diesel Mechanics NEEDED Skilled Men Needed tor Positions in the U.S.A. and Foreign Countries. Special Offer to All G.I/s. Construction--Logging · Transportation--Agriculture W* Can Help You Qualify! If you arc mechanically inclined and desire to train for high pay, steady jobs in this vride open, lucrative field, fill out the form below and mall at once. INTERSTATE TRAINING SERVICE Diesel, Tractor t Heavy Equipment Division, Dept. 60S1 WRITE BOX V-24, Mason City Globe-Gazette I want to enter the dlescl and equipment field. Please furnish me full information about your approved training and placement advisory service. 1 am particularly Interested In: D Operator D Service Man O Demonstrator D Diese] Enplneer Q Partsman D Service Manager Q Tractor Diesel D Trouble Shooter. Name Phone , ,.....,. Addres* City State . . . . . . . . . . Age . . . . . . Present Occupation Employed by ., If you live on RFD give direction*! 'When you can't eat before a ame and can't sleep after a game, 's time to do something differ- nt," Moon said. "Maybe I've been on the job too ng. \Vhen you begin to feel that eary it is perhaps time to quit." Have 13-5 Record The current team of Blue Devils as a 13-5 basketball record. Four f the five defeats have been by earns in the Quad Cities area. The :her one was by Dubuque. Moon-coached teams won the tate basketball crown in 1950, 1951 nd 1952. Prior to that three-year tretch they had been the state's o. 1 team in 19Z9, 1930, 1941 and 947. Davenport meets St. Ambrose of )avenport in a state high school i s t r i c t basketball tournament ame at Iowa City Saturday. St. imbrose is the team \hat ousted Davenport in the district meet a ear ago. Came as Surprise To former Blue Devil players, he resignation came as a surprise. Jack Spencer, an all-state guard for Moon in 1941 and 1942 and later a University of Iowa star, said, he was "stunned" at the news. "I think Iowa lost its greatest coach--prep or college," Spencer said. Bob Lofek, captain of Moon's 1929 team which won his first state title, said Moon was "a wonderful coach and a great influence on the boys." And Richard LeBuhn, president of the Davenport School Board-and : ather of former all-stater Rob Le- Buhn, now playing for Northwestern, said: 'It will take a big man to fill his shoes," Supt. Harold Williams said applications would be accepted immediately for the basketball coaching lob. At present, he said, no one has he ; inside track" for the post. Moon started /coaching a girls earn at Walnut, 111., at the age of 19. His Davenport teams in his 26 years won 538 games and lost 110. NAMED FRESHMAN COACH SOUTH BEND, Ind. W5 -- Frank Johnston, 24-year-old lelterwinning guard on the 1950 Notre Dame :eam, has been named freshman :ootball c o a c h by Ed (Moose) Krause, Irish athletic director. DON'T DRIVE WITH FAULTY BRAKES Get A GOODYEAR BRAKE SPECIAL 19 I Reg. 3.50 Value Hydraulic Brakes Here's What We Doll! Remove Front Wheels and Inspect Brake Drums and Lining. Clean, Inspect and Repack Front Wheel Bearings. Inspect Grease Seals. Check and Add Brake Fluid if Needed. Adjust Brake S h o e t to Secure Full Contact with Drums. Carefully Test Brakes. PHONE 363 GOODYEAR SERVICE STORES 121 North Delaware T « tl

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