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IQWA_STATE BEATS BULLDOGS 23 TO 20 DAZZLING PASSES PLAGE CYCLONES IN FRONT EARLY Bewildered Drake Five I Forced to Allow Aggies to Win Second Time. DES MOINES, Feb. 11. #)--A nuzzling passing attack that put the nail repeatedly within ready scoring range and bewildered its opponent enabled Iowa State colegc to win its second interconference victory over Drake university basketeers here Tuesday night. The score was 23 to 20. The Cyclones took the bit early and were subsequently in the lead by at least a point. Drake's only serious threat came in the middle of the second half, when Monohan guard, led a renewed Bulldog offensive. At the half the score favored Iowa State 11 to 5 For the Cyclones Roadcap, forward, and Heitman, center, were outstanding, altho the entire Iowa state quintet functioned well in offensive and defensive play. Summary: DRAKE--20 FG FT PF King, f 1 o 0 round, f 1 0 0 Schultz, c-f 0 1 1 Bowers, c 2 0 Monohan, g 2 o Ivor-son, g 1 0 Totals IOWA STATE--28 FG FT PF Ronilciip, f 3 0 1 Thomson, f I S G Nag el, f ....0 0 J Hitman, c 4 0 0 Hawk, g 1 0 2 Rickc, g 1 0 2 Totals 10 3 6 Officials -- Ingwersen (Illinois) referee, Eagan (Grlnnell) umpire. ROCK FALLS BEATS KENSETT ROCK FALLS, Feb. 11.--The Rock Falls boys' basketball team defeated the Kensett cage aggregation here last night by a score cf 23 to 15. Boyette, stellar player for Kensett, did not play. Kensett led 10 to 1 at the half. Harold Wegener was high point man for Rock Falls, bringing in nine points. The Rock Falls girls bowed before the Kensett combination 27 to 16. The Rock Falls Bears will meet the Diamond Bread team of Maaon City and the Rock Falls Eagles will pla Hanlontowri here Saturday _night. ST. ANSGAK BEATS OSAGE ST. ANSGAR. Feb. 11.-- In a very rough contest St. Ansgar eked out a 28 to 23 victory over Osage here Tuesday night. Meggitt of St. Ansgar copped the high point honors with 12 counters and Stearns of Osage got 8. The St. Ansgar reserves overcame the Osage seconds 28 to 8 in the preliminary game. Gerlach got 16 points for the locals. Potter of Austin, Minn., officiated. HANLONTOWN TO PLAY HAYFIELD HANLONTOWN, Feb. 11.-- Friday night the Hayfleld team will come here to battle in a game with the Hanlontown high school team. This is a return game. Tho team defeated Hanlontown in an earlier game. The Hanlontown basketball teams were to journey to Grafton Wednesday night for two games. The Independents were scheduled to play the Grafton Independent the same night. Two-gun Murphy was arrested for passing- a red traffic light. "Don't you know any better than that?" scolded the policeman. "Oh, hang the regulations," the motorist retorted. "They don't mean nothin' to me. I'm a trusty in Atlanta penitentiary, serving a life sentence."--The Pathfinder. ZETTE MASON CITY, IOWA, FEBRUARY 11 1931 OLD GOLD SPORT CARD GROWS FEVERISH NO REST STRAIN MAY HIT GEHRIG IOWA STARS SET TO BATTLE IN 6 TILTS IN 3 DAYS ] W l\AS MoT AMSSED A AMB iw THE PAST FIME UKE-tb see Bsor COK£COTIM AM6S By JACK SORDS Central Press Sports Cartoonist-Writer FRIENDS of Lou Gehrig and New York well-wiahers are hoping the big, burly first baseman suffers a slight cold, an ingrown toenai] or some other minor ailment early this spring. This, because Lou hasn't mlsaed a Yankee game in the last five ieasons. He's played in every single one and friends fear that the strain of trying- to emulate Everett Scott's marvelous record of 1,307 cbnsecu- ive games played may do Gehrlg harm. Hence the wish that he might ie slightly incapacitated,-causing him to miss at least one game some ime this year, breaking his consecutive-game string. The strain of trying to reach Scott's mark is regarded by many jaseball men as a contributing factor to the slowing up of Joe Sewcll recently released by Cleveland and now on the Yankee roster. Joe had d the 1,100-game mark when Illness forced him to the bench. However, before Joe was finally forced to the bench he played a lumber of games when he should have been out of uniform. If Gehrig, himself, is ambitious along consecutive-game lines he has nit to recall Scott's career to see that such a record isn't worth the jrice. After Scott set his mark his ability as a player lessened rapidly and the fact that he played nearly nine full seasons without a day's vacation did not keep his job for him. His record, dearly bought, was a curiosity, not an asset. NORTH IOWA CAGE SMOKE BASKETBALL IN MASON CITY. AND VICINITY 1ELMONI) WINS ROM CLARION BELMOND, Feb. high schol defeated 11.--Belmond Clarion here BOYD BOWLING CO. 20'/ 2 -2H/ 2 Bast State BASKETBALL GAME WED., FEB. II, 9 P. i\I. Y.M.C.A. GILKERSON'S UNION GIANTS OF DETROIT -- VS. -The Two Best Tennis in This Section oj the State-MASON CITY CANVAS CO. AND CLEAR LAKK VAGABONDS ADMISSION 50c Tuesday on the basketball court 23 to 14. The Belmond reserves took the Clarion reserves 17 to 12 in a curtain raiser. SHEFFIELD BEATS ROWAN IN DOUBLEHEADKR SHEFFIELD, Feb. 11.--Sheffield won both games of a doubleheadcr with Rowan here Tuesday ,evening. The boys won 37 to 7 and the girla 32 to 20. LUVERNE SPLITS BILL AT WHITTEMORE LUVERNE, Feb. 11.--The Luverne boya basketball team defeated Whittemore 34 to 15 in one game of a doublehe'ader Tu«sday evening. The Whittemore girls won 27 to IS. This was the last game for the Luverne girls but the boys will play at Corwith Thursday. ROMPT CORA COAL .00 $7. per ton cash PHONE H8H Fireside Fuel Co. THOMPSON WINS FROM: CRYSTAL LAKK THOMPSON, Feb. 11.--Thompson defeated Crystal Lake Tuesday evening at the local gymnasium ivitli n score of 16 to 0. GIANTS BEAT OSAGE 40-21 OSAGE, Feb. 11.--The Gilkerson Union Giants defeated Osage here Tuesday evening 40 to 21 in a fast game of basketball. A large crowd attended the game. MANLY BEATS GRAFTON 21-20 MANLY, Feb. 11.--The Manly girls won from Grafion 36-12 here Tuesday evening in the opener. The keen eye of Miss Perkins gave Manly its lead. The Manly high school team defeated Grafton high by a single point with a 21 to 20 scon.' in the feature game. Grafton lose the game at the free throw line by falling to convert more than 4 of the 14 chances into gift baskets. KANAWHA BEATS BRITT 31-18 KANAWHA, Feb. 11.--The Kanawha independents won from the Britt independents here Tuesday evening 31 to 13. Monday evening, the Kanawha team beat Clarion at Clarion by a score of 43 to 28. Clarion offered the best competition of the year to the local five. Kannwha has won 17 out of 18 games played. IClemme is the only team played that has beaten the local five. What the Spanish government seems to need is a good political matador. One adept in handling the bull.--Philadelphia Inquirer. Hawkeye Veterans Bolster Quintet of Teams to Meet Invaders. IOWA CITY. Feb. 11.--Their talents as athletes will be paraded before the friendly eyes of home spectators by some 60 University of Iowa men, members of the five sports, teams indulging in six Western conference contests within 75 hours beginning Friday afr.ernoon. Chicago as the opponent is track, wrestling and gymnastics, Northwestern in swimming, and Illinois and Wisconsin in basketball--those are the contests giving Iowa .athletes the most feverish period of home events in many years. Olympic Man Versatile. Versatile Edward Gordon, only Olympic athlete now in conference competition, looms as the track team's high scorer because of recent good performances in the high hurdles and high jump. His champion event, the broad jump, is not on the program for the Chicago meet. The Hawkeyes can muster strength in the sprints, quarter mile, shot put and pole vault, with likely second place winners in the hnlf mile and high hurdles. Among the veterans are Conway, sprinter; Ferguson, quarter mile; Kkowbo, half mile, and Canby and Albright, pole vault. Chicago, led by Dale Letts, conference outdoor half mile champion, already has won from Purdue but lost to Michigan State. Five Wrestlers Unljeiitcti. A quintet of unbeaten pfrnpplors, Mueller. Peer. Coons. Cuntain Payner and Haberkamp, hea.U the undefeated wrestling- team, which must meet Chicago's sq.md, likewise possessor of a clean record. Victory is needed if the Hawkeyes are to remain in the quest for the title. A battle to determine which team keeps out of last place in the conference standing will be waged Saturday by the Iowa and Illinois basketball teams. After dropping four consecutive games, the Hawkeyes hope to regain some of the form which enabled them to down Purdue. Wisconsin's team, weakened by the loss of three regulars, appears Monday. Swimming Vets Ready. Because Northwestern ha5 lost six stars who enabled t'.ie team to win conference and national collegiate titles last year, Iowa swimmers .see a slim chance to up.set their rivals Friday evening. McCulley, quarter mile; Evans, breast stroke; Nielsen, sprinter, and Lobdell, the Big Ten champion diver, are standouts nmonir the lowans. The gymnasts, like tlm track ieaiii. open their season with prns- nects for R fair squad, topped by riswold. former conference tum- ling chamnion; Mertcn, Berger, and Captain Lewis. Chicago, winner of the conference title last winter, is reported to be le^s strong now. FINALISTS IN CLASS B PRACTICE TOURNEY i * i £° *[!! .!S ' H' ttSS B mlctico tournament over the. week-end at the Muson City Men school l.y defeating- Kensett 20 to 10 in the final tilt. Pictured hnre ar« tho winners of tho tournament: Front row T ~ M H n l I Vt? , , - E ll \° h '« K - " We Brttml(1 « «· Hansert, K. Ell, R. Slmnks; second row-Couch J. M. Holcomb. IX Roberts, P. Mathers, D. Hansen, M. Muller, K. Stiles, Supt. I. W. Kdle. « r « v n Co ch S O R d ?i" tr .°P h y f o r *J? e runner "P '" "" tournnmont with tho team pictured here. Reading from m m C r «' i r e : ,""' r ° W ' OIaf Br " nsvold - Otto Brunsvold, Joo Boyettc, E. Blrdsell, P. Ha » lsun «: second row, Coach S. R. Knudson, II. Hanson, M. Edwards, O. Tcnold, Type S lingers Place Wreath on Dough Mixers in City Bowling PALE, 5 TO TRY THEORY OPSET Intends to Go to Florida Under Own Auspices to Get Job. PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 11. (.T)-Howard Ehmlie, veteran righthand- er of the Athletics until last year, may upset the popular theory Umt 'they never come back." Ehmko innounced his retirement last May, but as a free agent is eligible to ·iign with any club desiring his serv- CCP. The hero of the opening- world series game between the Athletics and Chicago in 1929 declared today .hat his arm felt "pretty good" and :hat he would go to Athletics' Florda camp \inder his own auspices, which means that he will pay the freight JONES MAY GOLF FOR CHARITY LOS ANGELES, Feb. 13. (-P-The club swinging talents of Robert Tyre Jones may be called upon for charity following- his arrival in Holywood this spring to fulfil! a motion picture contract, George Marshall, film director who will have charge of the Jones golf series, said .today. Tones probably would play two char- ty matches-here. No details of the proposed matches vere available, altho it was suggested Jones might meet George ·on Elm. Los Angeles professional and a former amateur champion. AT MIDPOINT OF YEAR'S SCHEDULE Leads Iowa Conference in Winning 25 Games Straight. By WILBUR C. PETERSON Associated Press Sports Writer DES MOINES, Feb. 10. im--The Flying Dutchmen of Center college, unbeaten in 25 consecutive basketball games, Saturday start the second half of their 16-game campaign for the 1931 Iowa conference championship. A 38 to 27 victory over the Buena Vista quintet of Storm Lake Monday was the twentieth consecutive circuit game the Central five has won In the last two seasons. It was the eighth victory in as many garnet played thin year. Play Oittsldn Games. In addition, the Dutchmen gathered in five victories from amateur teams met before the start of the conference season to put themselves in form for the gruelling- 16-gamo loop season. Unless the Dutchmen stage a complete reversal of the form that has made them perhaps the outstanding cake team in the state, they should go thru the rest of the season without great challenge. They turned back their most serious threat last Friday in an unprecedented defensive contest with Luther. In winning a 12 to 9 decision there, Central demonstrated that its defense is as potent, when necessary, as its offense which has enabled it to average 37% points a game. Luther May Bfl Surprise. Luther still can put; a blotch on the Dutchmen's season. The teams engage in a return contest at Pella March 9 and if Luther continues its victory march, which brot it seven straight decisions until it met Centra), that contest probably will determine whether Central shall have sole claim to the state title or shall share it with the Norsemen. Each team has 16 games on its schedule, a factor which makes the March 9 battle at Pella as important for each quintet as was their Decorah meeting last week. Both leaders go into action this Saturday. Central being booked to tangle with the Parsons Wildcats at Fail-field and Luther having a battle carded at Dubuque with Columbia. Parsons Strong. Parsons, in winning four of il.s first six games, has averaged "33 points a game, a mark bettered only by Central. The Wildcats' defense has not ben as stout as the Dutchmen's, however. Columbia, tho beaten in three of its first five starts, turned in one of the season's greatest upsets in walloping State Teachers, 35 to 27, last Saturday. The Tutors had hoped to continue among the possible winners of the circuit title despite their earlier defeat by Luther. Iowa Weslcyan, presenting a DARTMOUTH QUEEN Associated Press Photo Betty Schrocder nf MIlwiiii- k«c ruled us queen at the Dartmouth winter oarnlvuL in Hano\Tr, N. H. smooth working offense, has tossed itself into the picture in its last two games. On Saturday It smacked St. Ambrose's strong quintet with a 22 to 21 heating and Monday night pasted a 35 to 18 defeat on Dubuque. The defeat was the seventh straight for Dubuque, which thereby went into a tie for the cellar with Penn's Quakers, which Monday lost a 28 to 23 decision to Upper lown. The team standings, Including all games played this week: n. [.. ITI. Cenlrnl s n 1.0(10 TMorningsirli- 1 n 1.000 'Mlticr 7 1 .87-; Upper Itiwa. fi i .857 loiva Wcfiieynn · 2 ?ir. Par.ion.i .| 2 . BR7 KlJlte TcucKtrs 4 2 .067 St. Ambrose 3 4 .420 Coltmilila 2 3 400 Simpton .1 « .33.1 Buenrt Vista 2 R .2, r pO Western Union I r, 1^7 Uiitiunnc o 7 .000 p «nn o 7 .non OIL l'l«. 171 27 Hi 1*8 201 183 IDS 107 211 173 129 1H 220 20.1 135 n; 41 US 308 223 10-1 2.-,7 233 (x--plays only maki-s no rlalm for title.) one conference glme; Bridget had been discharged. Extracting a $5 bill from her wage roll, she threw it to Fido. Then her shocked mistress heard her exclaim: '·Sur'n I ntvvcr fergit a friend; that's fer hclpin' me wash the dishes."--Judge. FALSTAFF GLOBE-GAZETTE WIN 3 STRAIGHT Fred Wall Takes High Single Honors With 236 and 3 Game Total of 636. WEDNESDAY'S SCHEDULE Fuktor Biikcry in. ,Toc Dlm- inls' Service on nllnys I ami 2 nt 7 :.I!5. Alien Cafe vs. Deckers* Tmvnnus on ulleys 3 und 4 nt 8 IIS. The Falstaff Pale and the Globe- Gazette each won three games straight from their Opponents, the Real Silk Hosiery and the Purity Bakery, Tuesday night in the city league, bowling. Fred Wall was high single with 23(5. He also won the three-game total with 636 which also stands high for the Fnlstaff prize. Wall Is in the lead for the gold bowling charm donated by the Murray Jewelry company. PURITY BAKERY Nemmers 169 194 181 R1-1 Bey 182 143 178 503 Bohlen 130 207 178 515 Jacobs 18G 213 168 !)87 Squiere 17!) 169 150 504 Handicap 4 4 4 12 TOTALS ,.850 930 865 2645 GLOBE GAZETTE larle 129 171 154 454 Whalen 212 178 189 f79 Sweeney 158 179 225 H62 Dusold ..ISti 383 204 552 Mtillan 149 175 378 502 Handicap 83 83 83 249 TOTALS ..896 909 1033 2898 FALSTAFF PALE Wall 203 L. Wilco:c ... D. Bushgen .. Adams M. Busbgcn . Handicap .. TOTALS .. W .198 .169 .158 .157 . 31. .916 230 212 149 180 I7G 31 984 197 177 160 152 203 31 630 587 478 490 53f 93 920 282G REAL SILK HOSIERY Cook 138 Igou 115 Bamber 130 Krall 138 Hayes 176 Handicap 76 ..TOTALS 773 132 187 15(5 142 139 76 832 175 195 160 142 147 76 445 497 446 422 462 228 895 21500 DR. A. OSHANA Physician and Surgeon RHEUMATISM SPECIALIST Office--lOfl First National Bank Phone ir»n DR. T. S. CLARK OSTEOPATHIC PHYSICIAN EAR, NOSE, THROAT 420 M. B. A. Phono 2192 COTTON AT ODDS WITH BRITAIN'S GOLFING RULERS Successful Defense of Ryder Cup May Be Threatened by Turn of Affairs. LONDON, Feb. 11. (,T--A: successful defense of the Ryder cup by Great Britain appears seriously threatened by the controversy between Henry Cotton, a leading candidate for the British team, and the professional golfers association of Great Britain. Britain will send a team to defend the cup at Columbus, Ohio, in ·Tune and the P. G. A. has ruled that all team members must tour as a body in America and return to England at the same time. Cotton rebelled at this ruling, threatening to withdraw from team consideration. Now Cotton has invited Percy Alliss, British pro at a Berlin club, Aubrey Boomer, and J. C. Boyer, a leading French player, to join him in competition in the American open and perhaps other tournaments. Of this quartet only Cotton and Boomer are eligible to membership on the Ryder cup team, Alliss being disqualified by reason of his long- residence in Germany. So far British officials havo shown no signs of rescinding the rule against which Cotton objects so strenuously. BRITTSCORES K DOUBLEHEADER Lake Lions Lose 20 to 10;' Hanna and W. Bartik Play Good Games. CLEAR LAKE, Feb. 11.--Britt: high school's visit to Clear Lako Tuesday "night netted them two victories. The opponents took the lead on the Lions in the second quarter holding it thruout the whole game, which ended 20 to 10. The Britt reserves won 10 to 6. Biggs, Lake forward, started the scoring- in the feature game and was followed closely by W. Bartik, Britt scoring ace. Bartik was individual point winner \olth 0. AC half the tally was topped by Britt, 10 to 3. The first part of the second halt looked like n free-for-all until TJn- derkofler and Bartik pressed for three goal shots. The speedy hoop passes emplcyotl by Britt proved to be efficient. Vernon and Hanna looked best for tha locals as ball handlers. Gamo summaries: CLEAR LAKE--10 FG .Tonsen, f . . . . g RifTKS, f .'".' | Oarlock, c ] Anderson, c, g ........n If mma, g i Vcrnon, g Peterson, g TOTALS . BRITT--20 U'. Biirfitc, t M. Swan, f . ISrooks, c, Umlerkoflcr, Cook, g FG ..·I ..0 . . t FT 1 2 0 O 0 1 0 4 FT 1 1. 0 0 TOTALS B C. L. RESERVES--C FG Ctillunim, f Q Peterson, f ','.'.'.} Prllihi-nnw, c ' ] iiKcn, g ·.,., o Elicit, K '.'.'.'.'.'.() TOTALS ____ B. IIESURVES-- 10 McUurlr, f Mr.Cnrmick, f . ..... Wilson, (· .......... Jordan, g K. Van \VlultIc-, g ' (J. Vim Winkli? ..... .UcMuhoti E. Swim ........ ',, TOTALS .......... 7l 4 FT 0 1 0 n 2 FT I) 0 0 0 0 U £ n it PF U 0 K PF 0 » 0 THURSDAY, FEB. 12 A tuple r« Legion Dntni Corp* 40 --ROUNDS-- 40 OARL "HARD OTL" KRIEGER vs. LEHR 0--Rounds--(f SPIN JACK NELSON vs. GRAVER G--Rounds--6 LEONARD CLARKNCK JOHNSON vs. PHILLIPS G--Rounds--0 GORDON "YOUNG" STEWART vs. CASEY G--Rounds--6 .TOHNNY GEORGK HINES vs. FRITZ 4--Rounds--I CARL GLENN NELSON vs. MUSSEL-MAN ·1--Rounds--I: "T I IFFY" MIKE ANDERSON vs. MICHELSON 4--Rounds--1 TURGKN KENNY TEIJBEN vs. BOWERS 4--Rounds--1 Seat .Siilo--noyd's Cigar Store PHONK 499

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