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Take Opener of Iowa State Playoffs Mason City Blanks Carroll 6-0 Willingham Dusty Stearnes Top Halfback List IOWA CITY--The offense will gel a solid shot in the ar-m if George (Dusty) Hicc, who ! broke records as a sophomore, is at left halfback and if Bob Stearnes, possessor of passing and running skill, holds the other halfback position .on the University of Iowa football team. And the defense will profit by the presence of Lettermen Harold lleistcr, .lack Hess and Bob Phillips, who have had various degrees of Big Ten experience as defenders. The llawkeyes list 19 halfback candidates to start drill Sept. 3 and among them are some pretty fail- prospects including several improved youngsters. However there appear to be no carriers of the fast game-breaking type, with the exception of Rice. Need Healthy Rice In the case - of "Dusty," the finger-crossing act is in full swing The Oelwcin junior had a knee operation in June and his complete recovery has lagged. A'healthy Rice will make a Ire mcndous difference, for last yeai he averaged 4.8 yards per carry caught 17 passes for 3C1 yards aric 6 TDs and broke; or tied six rec ords, including a 100 yard kickofl return for a Big Ten mark. Rice averaged 5.3 yards by rush ing in Big Ten games and ranked first in the league on average yards of kickoff returns. He is a weaving hard-to-tacklc runner who scorec nine touchdowns in the 1951 games some of them from far "out. Stearnes Improved Little Bobby Stearnes, a young dynamo, is a top right halfback prospect. He played in five major games as a freshman and in spring showed great improvement as runner and left-handed passer Stearnes, from Gary, Ind., is a 170-pounder. Defensively, Iowa can call -upon Harold Roister, Sioux City, a 180 pound senior .who also can carry the ball; Bob Phillips, Cedar Rap ids, another veteran; and Jac Hess, DCS Moines. Hess, a baseba! infielder, missed spring drill. I is possible he may be tried at qiiai tcrback. Don J n m a n of Tama, up from th JV team, was much improved a right halfback last spring. He's ; left-hander who can throw on Ih run and as a carrier he runs hart Coaches say he is a good blocker too, and a fair pass-receiver. If weighs 190 pounds and was Hire times a prep all-staler. Daniels "Real Prospect" Another good one is Chuck Dan iels, Sioux City, named ns a "rea prospect" who has running, pass ing and punting ability. Daniels i a solid 180-pounder, a second se mcster freshman. Left halfback candidates includ Clyde Kitchen, Oskaloosa, and fai passer and catcher; Prentiss La monl, Cherokee, who might pla some defense; Jerry White, low City, a future prospect; Don Woo scy, Atlantic; and.Bruce Price, E dora. Others at right halfback ard Lyl Leinbaugh, flolstein, a minor let tcrman good on defense; Don Boi cherding, Sumncr; David Johnsoi Northwood; Jack Willctt, Oelwein who likes defense; Dunne Davi Iowa City; and Dick Brattebo Slory City, a senior. Ma/or league Standings ? A M E R I C A N I . K A G U K : W. I..' Pel. G.B ew York . . . . . . . . . . . . 70 *51 .S7H leveland . . oslon . . . , . 'ikshlngton hlc» C o . . . . hiljidclpltla t . l.ouis . . . elroit IIS (Kt I lit K\ Kit M 51 ' ·5,1 51 oli * I 8ft .,17 I .{ SIS .Vi5 '..Til .517 . I I H I T H U H S O A V ' 3 RESULTS Oilcaco li, N e w York I. ttusion I. Cleveland 1. Wash hie Ion '·-!. St. Lnuis :!-«. Only gume* scheduled. SATliHOAY'S belrolt ul VVushiufilull. SI. I.ouls at I'hllatlelphla. CleveUnd al N e w Y u r k , C h l c u f u at Boston. N A T I O N A L L E A G U E W. L. I'cl. G.H tr_ooklyn !«·· York t. touls l l t s b l i r B H ............ ;:.' SJ .'.'S7 II'.: T I I U l l S D A V S 1UCSDI.TS Chicago «-.-. New Yurk li-JU. St. Louis :t, Huston :'. H r n o k l y n at r l t t a h i i r t f l i , pmtpoiieil, rain. O n l y Kernes schednleil. SATUIIHAY.'S S C H E D U L E B r o o k l y n at I'ltlshurgh. I'hllailelphla :il Cincinnati. Hoslun at Chicago, New York ul SI. I.ouls. Probable Pitchers N A T I O N A L L E A G U E New Yurk (Koslo 8-GJ at St. I.ouls (Mil er a - U ) . nl(ht. Brooklyn {Erskine U-r» and Lftiulrum 1-1! al I'itlsliurgh U'olletl li-l'i and UlckMii 1 - 1 7 ) , t u l - n l K l i t doubleliuader. I'hllailelpliln (Simmons III-*) at Clu cimiali ( I l l U e r .1-7). night. lioston (Surkont 11-10) at Chlcain ( K c l l j I-H). A M E R I C A N LEAGUE Cleveland (Garcia 1.VS) ;it New York IKeyholds 15-1). , Chicago (Dobsou ll-!l) at Uoslcm (Dc i.oclt l - l ) . D e l r o l l ( G r a y 10-1:1) al W a s h i i i i l o n ll'or e r t l e l i l I D - I D , u l K l i l . St. I.ouls (Hearrten 7-': ami Stuart : it I'hlladelphiii (Shant* '-il-l aiiU II1»: 1-0), I w l - n l g l i l iloubleheader. V E T E R A N S HITTING NEW YORK (/F) -- Coming into August, the St. Louis Cardinals had two former major league outfielders leading two o£ their farm teams. Russ Dcrry, ex-Yankee, was hilling .328 for Columbus, O., and Harry Walker, c.v-Phillic, was batting .373 for Rochester. Todd Quits as Rams Rip 'Skins 45-23 By PETE ARTHUR LOS ANGELES (/B--The Wash ington Redskins lost an exhibilio: football game. Thursday night, 4. c 23, but a couple of much more se rious things happened to them. They lost Charley (Choo-Choo Justice, their offensive star, an Iheir head coach, Dick Todd. Jus tice broke his wrist and will be ou from four to six weeks. Officially, Todd tuiit to attend I his farming interests in Crowel Tex. Unofficially, there was tal that~ he and the .Redskins' ownei George Marshall, were at odd over the 35-0 shellacking b y ' t h San Francisco 49'ers Jail Sunday. Quits Before Game Todd's announcement said h asked to be relieved before th world champion Los Angeles Ram whipped his team Thursday nigh The news came moments'after th final gun. Marshall said a succcf sor was to be picked Friday. There were reports that the hca man's job has been offered t aging Sammy Baugh, starling hi 16th pro season. But Baugh tol reporters he isn't interested, ad( ing: "It's a shame that Dick qui His "resignation shocked the whol team." ' . Justice had distinguished .hi IT self with one of the finest perforn ances Coliseum football fans ha i ever witnessed before he snappc (his wrist. Averaged 19 Yards He had piled up 399 yards in 1 ball-carrying tries, mostly on run of 49, S3 and 63 yards. Each time he looked to be in the clear, but cnsoifn£"cossip JOHN WILLINGHAM --He's Got Their Number 8:30 Game Time for Friday's 2nd Playoff Tilt Here The fealur'e baseball game of Ihe season will lake place Friday night I Roosevell field in Mason Cily as the Legionnaires clash wilh the Carroll Merchanls in Ihc sccoijd playoff game of t h e best 3-of-5 neeling between the two clubs. The ;ame will not slarl unlil 8:30, vhich will enable Mason City merchants lo view'mosl of Ihe ganic. The Merchanls, who led the Iowa italc League 'standings by a goo! margin for mosl of Ihc season, slipped some near the end of the season but slill managed lo fin- sh Iwo games ahead of scconr. ilace Spencer. They'll send Iheir undefenlec: pitching ace, Denny Rinaldi ninsl Mason City in the sccont' g a m e . . Rinaldi has a 14 - 0 rccorc 'or the season. The Legionnaires probably \vil lave John Kuril on Ihe mound for the Friday game. He's Ihe biggcs .vinncr on the Mason Cily staf wilh a 7-( record for the seasoi and beat the Merchants 5-3 las Saturday on a 4-hit job. The two clubs will meet at Roosevelt Fiek again Saturday night at 8 o'clocl wilh John Hill lo hurl for Masoi Cily. ]f the scries continues after Sal urday's game, the fourth and fifll games will be played at Carroll on Sunday and Monday. Sports Calendar FRIDAY--(baseball) Carroll a Legionnaires, t i m e 8:30. (golf Best-ball team matches in lown Open at Mason City Coun,lr Club, (tennis) Play begins in YMCA tournament. SATURDAY--(baseball) Carroll a Legionnaires, time's, (golf) Firs 18 holes of Iowa Open at Countrj Club. SUNDAY--(golf) Finals of lowc Open at Country Club, (racing Slock car races at Mohaw! Speed Drome, time 2. MONDAY --. (football) Footbal ' practice opens for high school drills at 0:30 and 2. "HE SAID WE'D NOTICE MORE PEP" There is a difference in what your car can do when filled with our top quality gasoline. REED'S Texaco Service 1320 N. Federal--Ph. 1743 Mason Cily, Iowa the Rams' fleet defensive h a l f , Herb Rich, ran him down. When Justice left, the heart seemed to go out of the club. Choo- Choo's last run set up a field goal which cut the Rams' lead lo 21-1R. From then on, the Rams wcnl ahead in workmanlike fashion. Norm Van Brocklin .tossed four touchdown passes, and set up a fifth score. Bob Waterficld set up the sixth tally with three passes, and booted a field goal and six conversions. The game's biggest sensation was provided by ex-Southern California Halfback Johnny Williams. He took a Ram kickoff on his own goal line, dropped the ball, re trievcd it and then scooted the rest of the way to score. He was credited wilh a 100-yard run. Middlecoff, Kroll Lead Fort Wayne Tourney With 66s FORT WAYNE, Ind. I/D--Car Middlccoff of M e m p h i s and Te Kroll of New Hartford, N.Y., led sizzling f i e l d o f par-breaker Thursday in the $15,000 Foi Wayne Open golf tournamcn Each had (i-under-par ((is. Forty players, including two ;im alcurs, bettered par in the firs round. Six other pros were only on stroke off the pace--Jim Ferric of San Francisco, last year's For Wayne winner: Jerry Barner, P n s adena, C a l i f . ; Dave Douglas, Nev ark, Del.; U.S. Open Champio J u l i u s Boros, Mid Pines, N r .C Wally Ulrich, Austin, Minn., nn Lawson Little, Pebble Beach, Cali Clips Champs for 3rd Time Triples by Pearson, Stenger Decide Tilt CARROLL-- The Carroll' Merc li- nts' don't want any more looks nl Ditcher J o h n Willingham of the fason City Legionnaires, ospcci- lly here at Carroll. WiHingham eat the Mcreluint.s for the third line this season in their own ball iark by posting a (-0 shutout here 'htirsclay night in the opening ol he Iowa State League playoffs. It was only Hie t h i r d shutout Misled by Mason City this season, 'he other ones were in a 2-0 opener gainst Marshalllown in a split itching assignment and in mld- eason John Kuril blanked Esther- ille G-0. No Batters Past 2nd Willingha m's triumph was his if Ih of the season as against only wo setbacks and' also was his mosl mprcssive. Carroll, which has ecn,j strong mainly through bating punch this season, got only ivc' hits off the Mason City right- 'igskin Pickings You can like il or dislike il bul lie college football preview each eason by Francis Wallace in Coller's makes interesting', reading. . . . ' I t takes a lot of searching vcn lo come up with the guess- vork, which includes ratings of cams nationally and scclionally, tuning the standout players of Ihe omihg season and calling'the turn n the key games played during he fall. Wallace has Maryland pegged as ie' No, 1 team In the nation and avored to go through ill schedule nbeaten and untied. . . , He pre- licts the same record for Michigan tate and puts the Spartans in the irst 10 are Goorgia Tech, Notro Dame, Oklahoma, Wisconsin, Illinois, California, Penn and UCLA, Wallace predicts that the Badgers vill win the Big Ten tillc and then on to defeat California in (he and the only extra base low was a double by Jim Decker, T o Carroll baiter got past second lase in the game and only two cached the keystone base as Wilingham allowed only two walks nd fanned five baiters. The Legionnaires blasted Wayne 'aige for all of their runs in Ihc irst three innings. Bob Getting came in as relief in Hie IhiriJ frame and the southpaw pitcher Iniiiec "ine ball, retiring the 'final 1 Mason City batters in order. . Bu he outcome was decided before lit .ook the hill. The Legionnaires scored twice it the second frame. Carl Miller sin ,'led. But John JSwaiiialc am Tom Stenger fanned. Then, will two clown, Jack Doligale singlcc md Albic Pearson followed with r triple to left field to score twi runs. · 3rd Straight Over Carroll The winners, who now have wo; their last three starts .against th Merchants b u still trail in th season's seric f)-G, g o t fou more runs the' third frame the punch agai coming with tw batters retiree Walks to Die Colloton, D Lc M o r g a n an Ewaniak loade S T E N G E R the sacks and Stenger slammed triple down the rightfield foul lin to score three runs. Paige wa relieved and Doligale got a singl to score Slenger with the fourt run of the inning. While Mason City was blankin, Carroll, Hie Spencer Cardinal edged out Eslherville 7-0 in a gam at Spencer to take a 1-0 lead in Ih other half of the first round play offs, Jim Gibbons went the .di lance for Spencer on the mqun and gave up eight hits w h i l e ' Ih Cards collecled 11 hits off Bill Mos ser, Estherville southpaw. The boxscore: MASON* CITY--It W a l i l r a n , .It) C. M l l l r r . Ill . , K n - i i n l a k , If .. . D i l l l K a l c . rf T e a r s n t i . °C . . . I V i l l h i K l i i i i n . p TOTALS C A I l l t O L L -- 0 J n h m n n . 'Jli . . . :u A l l ilrn.sluli, ef I imsttii. s» I Slit: ell a 11, c. -I li R 0 II ro i i t in n II J'O A O O K I N C IT OVER « V B T M V A M M E E L . 2 spot. Rounding out his bio of the Western League. . . uebio went 40 consecutive innings f goose «ggs before going on a am page which produced a 16-11 win against Omaha. ' . ' * ' Jackie Jensen, who is having a ino season with Washington since is trade from the Yanks, has ai xplnnalion of his· rise nt the pinto. . . lie claims he's on his own .'hen batting for the Nats, . . Vhen he WHS wilh the Yanks, il vas a steady brand of instructions rom Manager Casey Stengel, "who radically took the bat out of yoiu (amis." * Triple Honors s, It the Brooklyn Dodgers cop the icnnaut. Manager Charley -Drcs en will become the first person It :c on a flag winner in Ihree dif lose Bowl, Another big prc- liction is that Maryland and Okla- loma will clash in the Silgar Bowl till the Terps finishing on top. Vhile respecting Wisconsin, \Val- acc predicts that Ohio State will lip the Badgers in a gnmc at Col iinbus. Another note is his op- imislic outlook for Notre Dame, jrcclicting that Michigan Slate will the only team to beat the Irish. * Signature Valuation A manufacturer puts out basc- alls autographed by players on he major league teams. ·; . . T h e nost popular has been the one caring Yankee signatures and in he first six months of this ycai each Yank received $40.8R as his cut from the sales. . .". The Indians ranked second and the Giants third. At the bottom of the ist was Cincinnati, with the signa lures good for only 12 cents each Mason City ' football fans wll lave an extra' interest in the Iowa State football team this fall. TWo of the leading end candidates Roger Cunningham and M i k e Swale, are Mason City boys, * Pressure is being brought agains Joey M a x i m lo give Archie Moor a shot at the light heavyweight box ing title. . . . Moore has a goo ring record with 17 years of ex periencc. . . . He's a little old fo boxing sharpness at 35 hut is con sidercd the uncrowned champ b many boxing writers. * Remarkable Gate An often printed fact is thai Ih Detroit Tigers never have finishci in the cellar of Ihe America' League, although the Bengals wil make il Ihis year. . ....The unusua part of Ihe story is thai the Tiger will draw more.than a million fan in home attendance, an unusua feal.. . . . . At the moment, that' a better pace than 10 other club in the majors, including the lead ing Dodgers League. When the of the Niitiona * Mason City Legion nai'res hit that bad streak which in eluded 34 consecutive innings with out scoring a run, it still wasn't a bad as a string chalked up by Pu ercnt capacities lie plnycd ilh the champ Giants in 193H am i-as a coach with Ihe Yanks in 017. * In the field night activities at toosevelt Field on Monday, Albie ·earson of Mason City and Va -iorita of Esthervllle (led for the best time of :14. . . . At Spencer he next night, two Cardinal! eally blated around the base paths . reeh, caught 13.9. . . S t a n Malec and Frank both of Spencer, were in the very fast time o Funny thing about ball player? iccCing lo umpires (other thai :nana,gcrs, where argume'nls an nirl of. the act) . . ..The pllchor who do the miiin griping over bal and strike counts lire those whc mve a lack of good control . Aiid Ihe hitlers who set up Ihe big gest beefs generally arc the 'one who swing at bad pitches and le the good ones sail past the plate. . ' , ' · · . * Hello, Stronger This column stays clear of. poelr Init Oscar Fraley of the Unilc 1'rcss has a liltle ditty which seem very appropriate about this lim of your. . Here It is: "Who't the strange Mother dear; Look, he know u ain't h'e queer? Hush, my own don't talk so wild. That's you Father, dearest child. That's m Father? No such thing. Path died, you know, last spring. Fat er didn't die, you dub. Father join ed a golfing club. "But they closed the club, so h had no place to go you see. N place left for him to roam. That why now he's coming ;hame. Kis him, he won't bite you, Child. A those'golfing guys look wild." The Austin Packers were i the race for the Soulhcrn Minnc sola League pennant into the; fin week of play, but f e l l - f r o m secoii to fourth place in the 8-tqam circu . . . Just to show that lopsldc scores happen some place othc than the Iowa State League, have look at this score; Owatbnna 2( Austin 0 , . . Dick Hoekscma,To mcr Jowa pitcher who hurled fo Davenport in the Thrcc-I leagu last season, applied the whitcwas job. ' Odd Array of Talent Gains National Amateur Semifinals Hriiiilrki.', Hi I t l i i u l i l l . If I I Decker, :ih .......... I Hwonfij-, rt ......... .'t p (idling, p n 111 I M I II I) :m TOTALS S c n r r l»r fining*: iMASO.V CITY ____ . . . . II-: I 0110 (11)11-- K 7 (I CAHIUII.I ............. OIMI lino iniii -- ii r, :i K r r n r s : D e c k e r . Khiinslln, f l n i n i l c . k r : run.s l i u t l r r f in: I'e^rsnn ^, S l i r n g u r :i, D r i l l galr: |U-II-|R*IR l i l l : t) « c k e r: I h r r r . e. hits: S t c n u c r ; rlnublr Dick Kryhoski, first baseman for Ihc St. Louis Browns, served on the aircraft carrier Ticondcroga during World War M. NOVV IS THE TIME TO BUY POLIO INSURANCE · Covers 9 Other Dre»d Diseases · Protects Your Savings · Costs Only $10.00 BRIDGEFORD INSURANCE 2001 So. Federal Ph. 3323-W - 5889-W Iowa Conservation Commission to Get $49,000 From U. S. DES MOINES i;Pi--The Iowa Conservation Commission will receive S'IO/112 as its allotment of federal funds under the Dingell-Johnson net for fishing restoration projects. The money comes from a 10 per cent excise tax on fishing t a c k l e and baits paid by m a n u f a c t u r e r s . I o w a Conservation Director Bruce F. Stiles said the commission has had a scries of Dingell- Johnson projects going since the: acl was first passed in JD50. p l a y s : Slcnger tn Collolon lo . M l l l r r I n f t nn base*: .Mason City I . Turn)!! li; base.* nn h j i l l i : false X W l l l l n g h i i m '!: i t r l k e - n u l y : Valgc ::. W l l l l i i K h a m n, l i l t i o f f : I'algc I l»r i runs Orlllnff '1 tor II run* In KMi In- lilt hr jillcliur, !·: WllllnKlinm ( I ) r c k r r i : ' Id-ting pitcher: r » i g i r : u m r ) l r r « : Cnllierl am! I r w l i i j t l m ^ : '.':ll'{. I'nrhes. The linescore: .Spenrrr I t . i t l e r l r * : Mmsrr ami (;. K c k e r l . . ".mi i nn i MI--ii . ·:)!· :i» n\- nnil r.'nnprr. IE. 11. K . By HAL WOOD SEATTLE UP--If youth is lo be served in Ihe semifinals of the !9. r )2 U.S. National A m a t e u r golf tournament Friday, it first will uwe to reckon with a 'J7-ycar-old politician and real cslale salesman. Jack Wcstland of Everett, Wash. Wcstland, who went to the f i n a l s )f this same t o u r n a m e n t back in 1931 only lo lose to the talented Francis Ouimcl, battles 2H-year- )ld Bill Mawhinney of Vancouver, 5.C., in one of the :iG-hole malches. In Ihc; other, blond Don Cherry, Garden City, N. Y., nightclub sing- ng star, takes on young Al Mcn- jcrt, Spokane, Wash. The winners yill meet in a 30-hole match for he c h a m p i o n s h i p Saturday. ·Thi.s is an odd array of talent in L!HS s e m i f i n a l s . Mcngcrl, rcccnlly discharged as a .sergeant from the A i r Force a n d currcnlly uncmJ ployed, and Mawhinney, the Ca-l n a d i a n , each a r c 23 years old.! Cherry is 28 and then there is Wcstland, who played in Ihis tour- "Utz"Ail~bve7Now for Washington U. Coach 1/11 -- Jfcad Football ;C»ath Jrv Ulcrilz of Waxhinglon . interior Department {nJUnivcrsily is lircd of h a v i n g his Washington reported Thursd;iy t h a t ; » a m c kicked a r o u n d . So he went iwa's apportionment is part ofiinl" Circuit Court Thursday and Thc Wai- Iowa' !$2,508,527 available under the act. i ' l a r l two syllables kicked out. Now j -- jit's "UU," what everybody called ANNIS-AHRENS CAPTURES MITCHELL COUNTY TITLE OSAGE -- Annis-Ahrens won the Mitchell Counly soflball lourna- ment here Wednesday night with a ]2-0 victory over Farmers Union. Co-Op Oil edged Orchard, JO-!), lo lake consolnlion honors. him anyway. STOCKING OF PONDS NEARS DEADLINE DES MOINES (/?)--The deadline for applications for free stocking of farm ponds is Sept. 15, the Iowa Conservation Commission s a i (I Thursday. the man who is playing the.bos golf of the tournament. J'Vir th six rounds he has played, "Sarge is e.vactly one over par on a re; tricky par-71. course. He Irouncc both his opponents Thursday, Pai Johanson of t h e University Washington and Walt McElroy, Cn n a d i a n Amateur champ,, by idcr lical 5 and 4's. M a m m o t h s were about the si/ of existing I n d i a n elephants. a»nn Clly ( i l t i l i C ' C i i i c l i e , .Misun C'ltj, I*. Aug. 22 1952 9 Yanks, Tribe Both Lose; Open Important 2-Game Series in Fight for fop By RALPH RODEN Associated Press Sports Writer _ A month ago (he Cleveland In- ians were pronounced dead as an American League pennant threat s they dropped a doublcheader lo he New York Yankees July 22 and ell 7'/i games behind the .Bombers. Friday they invaded the Yankee iladlum for a two-game' series vilh first place nl slake. Clevc and, trailing the Yanks by one ;aino, could take over Hie lead by no percentage point by beating no Bombers in the series opener. Big Mike Garcia (15-8) was ncnn uited to face the Yanks' Alllc loynolds (15-7,) in the fli'st game, 'arly Wyriri (16-1.0) is scheduled lo o against New .York's Vic Rnschi M-3) in the concluding game Sal relay. Showers were forecast for Fri ay and if the gaine is rained out :ie (iiains will c l a s h - i n u double- eader Saturday, Garcia sports n 3-0 record gainst the Yanks. Reynolds has von two out of five from Clove- and. Chlsox Score Sweep ' Bolh Ihc Indians 1 and Yanks suf- ered .defeats.'Thursday. The third lacc Boslon Hod Sox-knocked'off lie Indians, -l-l, and the Chicago Vhile Sox upscl the Yanks, fi-L, lo weep a thrce-gnme series. Wash- liglon and St. Louis divided a twilight doublche.uler, the Senator; vlnnlng the first gumo, 3-2, and the Irowns the second, 8-1. I n t h c National League, the Chi cago Cubs impeded Now York's lonminl bld,by;splltl!ng a double' tcadcr with the Giants, winning the first game B-0, but losing the second, 10-5. The standoff kept the [Hunts seven games behind front ·mining-'Brooklyn. The Dodgers gaine wilh Pittsburgh was rainec out. , Philadelphia and Cinciniiut ,vcrc idle while in Ihc circuit's only night' game, St. Louis nipped Bos Lon, 3-2, for its sixth straight vie lory. Sid Hudson scattered seven hit in beating thu Tribe's "spot pilch er," Sieve Gromck. The Red So nicked Gromck for an of Ihci eight hits and runs in seven h: nings. Use Second 'Liners The Yanks conserving Ihcir bos pitchers for Cleveland, opened wit a '-.second liner for the third straigl lime and failed. Kookic Tom Goi man w.ns beaten in the first iimln and had no.one lo blame bul him self. G o r m a n walked home bnc ru a n d ; h i s , w i l d Ihrow permiUed Iw inore White Sox players lo score Billy Pierce, ace Chicago lef hnndcr, held the Yanks lo five hit? Big Hank Saucr smashed a pal Of three-run homers to beat Ih Giants in Ihc opener n't Chicago The Giants piled up a (-0 lead bu the Cubs scored Iwicc in the fotirl and Uien Sauer wcnl to'work. If hil his first homer off loser Larr, Jensen in Ihc fifth and then woi the gumo with another llirce-rui blnsl in Ihc seventh off Ifoyl WL helm. The homers boosted Saucr' output 16 33 and increased his run bailed in lo 10(5. Cedar Rapids Into Softball Semifinals BOONE 1/11 -- Bob Matthew pitched Whltey's of Cedar Rapid lo two''victories .Thursday nigh and a plncc in the semifinals o the Iowa slale men's Softball lour nament. The Cedar Rapids hurlor gav up Iwo hits while his team pullei out a 3-0.eight-inning triumph ovc Walllngford in the firsl game, the tossed a 5-hittcr as Whilcy's punch cd over Ihree runs in the las inning lo defeat Waterloo Job Deere 3-2. Walcrloo advanced lo Ihc quar lerfinals by blanking Williams Ntai chants 3-0. John Eymann Wins Forest City Meet, Sets Course Mark FOREST CITY--John Eymann of Torcst City, a crosshnnded golfer', ook only G8 strokes over 18 holes ere Thursday to win the annual lag tournament. .He'posted rounds f 30 and 38 over Ihc 34-par course, is first round of 30 .setting a oursc record, Runnerup in the onrney wns Bruce Osmundson of 'hompson with a 70] There wore 8 entrants in the meet. Winners in lower flights: . PI.IOJIT Don K ) j n » i i h , J'orcsl C'lly "I. BUI I'lrlckinn, Thominoii 7.1, . S f a i i Vnlfl. Nnrlhwnod 'ft, Wooily llanxen, Vnrelt City TH. TJIIKIJ ;KI.I«HT J i m M a c k r l l l . . Porcit Clly IT. ieuc For, Mannii Oily 77. KOUKTIf Fl.ftatT lion Orntiiwiilil.- I.nke' M l l l j 70. K i l l Wrlilil, C l r l n n 1». FIFTH rLIUHt l . l u y r f ' K o u i e , AU«ii» II. Vrmik Mldillelnn, Olmrlon 81. ·SIXTH FLIGHT l.eim K ) - m » i i h , Koreit City ill. A. M. L»r»nn« ' M e f m n n d f Kl. SEVENTH FLIGHT C.ene . f l l l l c n , Oltur l.ake BH. Hob lluni];hrey, Fertile !)"· KIC.UTK rrjfiiiT Joint 'OKniuiiiUou,' Fore»t^Clly 89. Hub M n o k e i , Thumpinrt U. NINTH FLIGHT Hol Amlren, Clarion HO, Hill Eddy, Fnresl City (U. TijNTii vunnr Itay Sclirmiiiii, Fyrenl City .-»:!. U, A. Wljrlni. Omnhi U l . lil.KVKNTII KMOHT )l»rl«y lUimnii, Kortst Clly D,1. Soldier Hurls 13-0 I 5-lnning No-Hitfen in National Meet ; WICHITA, Kan. UP -- A six'lli on-hit pitching performance wag n the 18-year-old records of th'e National Baseball Congress lourna*- mcnl Friday. k ,£ Rlghlhandcr Tom Brewer of tlm amp Atlcrbury, J.nd., 31st Dixig Division, a 21-year-old huder who . won 23 games · last^, season' for Thomasville, Ga., in^ the ^Georgia Stale League, lurned the Iriclc Thursday night in a five-inning" 13-0 victory over Ih'e Offull. Air Force Base of Omaha, Neb., ,'JJ Two of Ihc previous no-hitters "in Ihe national's history- were ninei inning affairs, two were seven and one other in five innings. The game was culled^ at the endf;pf five innings under the tournament 12-ruri lead rule. ' .. Brewer struck out.-10'and walked. only one. Camp AUcrbury shelled Offull's Bill Clark and 'Larry 'Nelson for 30 hits, and cashed inon walks and errors In the second inning for eight runs which virlual- !y assured an early ending for tho game. T-- ,- , 3 Caddies Wanted ·j · j- Gurlcy Harlman, manager of the Mason Cily ,' Gounlry,^ Club',' has - a need for' caddi'es^lhUr Weekend. Wilh the Iowa 'Open golf tournament to be .held at the club, qrii Saturday ah4;Sundayi;and;i^pos^ slblc, 150 entrants' \ expected^ Harti man would like cadclies to report for duty by 8 a.m. each day of Ihc tourney. ·'''·I'-i--''.. .;.:.?;'·'·.·.·'·· . - " ·'"·.· Minor League Scores ' in 1920 before nearly all the rest of the field was born. Cherry, of course, is the big surprise. Never before has anyone from Hie enterlninmenl field gone so far in thi.s tourney. And he is playing .some of Ihe best golf of Ihe meet with a chance to become champion. "I'm h i t t i n g the b a l l longer o f f l tho tec than ever before, and I'm p l a y i n g as good as I know how," Cherry said lotlay. That's pretty good too, especially when he points ml, "JVc never taken a singing or golfing lesson in my life." To reach the semifinals Thursday Cherry eliminated Gene Li II- ler, La Jolla, Calif., 3 and 1 in (he quarterfinals after I r i m m i n g another Californian, Bobby Kosburg of Stanford University, 4 and 2 in the morning round. In Mongerl, Cherry is meeting COAST 'LEAGUE S»ti Frunolico fi, SiacrimrnLo u (10 In- Oakl'aiiii li, Senlllo; 1. · Lns A n r c l e f l 1, I'orlland 2, , San Diego 1; Hollywood K. INTERNATIONAI, L E A G U E R y r a c u n e U , : l l n f f a l o 0. . : lluclicster '.t, Toronto 1. · A M E R I C A N ASSOCIATION l.oul»vlll« I, St. I'nul ::. M i l w a u k e e 8, Chjrltalcin 'I. CoHjinljiu 7. Kunnas Clly t. Mllmeapnllfl B, lmllMl»noll* .1. · ' WESTERN L E A G U E Omaha l-:i, WlrhlU X-'i. Slim* Clly 1-', nciu-nr !. Culnmiln Sprlngi fi. Dei Mulne* 7. //Ijicolti ~, I'ueblo 0. T H U E K - I LEAGUE Uiuil C l l l c n K. Ccriar K a p l d * I. Kroknk :t, Term J l a u l c II. . Semi- Modified Cars 1948 Models and Older SUNDAY AFTERNOON, AUGUST 24 TIME TRIALS 2 P. M. CHALLENGE!! -- The SPEED ACE RACING ASS'N. challenges the NORTH IOWA and SOUTHERN MINNESOTA STOCK ASS'N. to a MATCHED RACE . . . to be run at this race ADMISSION $1.00 . . . CHILDREN UNDER U, FREE, When Accompanied By Parents . . . RAIN CHECKS OF AUG. 10 WILL BE HONORED Mohawk Speed Drome Highway 18 West of Mason City . . . Municipal Airport

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