The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa on January 20, 1937 · Page 12
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version
January 20, 1937

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 12

Publication:
Location:
Mason City, Iowa
Issue Date:
Wednesday, January 20, 1937
Page:
Page 12
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 12 article text (OCR)

_.4V3*S J-*W JSBHiJj MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, JANUARY 20 · 1937 THIRTEEN · i f U I ! sU i! I I! m) 1 ·6'. I NELSON REPLACES KLOMP ON FIGHT CARD OUT of the PRESSBOX ----By AI Mitchell · DO YOU KNOW? 1--What famous tennis star was paid 550,000 by C. C, "Cash and Carry" Pyle, to turn professional, 'il years ago? 2--Who were the two golfers lo defeat Bobby Jones in the finajs of national open tournaments? SPORTSMEN" USE 1'AKKS .·DURING WHOLE YEAR America is growing more and more enthusiastic about winter sports . . . national parks arc just as popular when the temperature drops as they have been in the past during summer months. Each year an increasing number of outdoor lovers are setting aside their camping equipment in the fall only to pack tip a pan- of skis, ice skates and siiowshoes and head for snow-covered hills in the nearest national park. With 23 out of the country's 20 national parks open the year around, every section of the country provides facilities for "snow play" with the exception of the . deep south. New England offers Acadia National parlc, Me., the only national · park where sea and mountains meet. There are many natura skating rinks and 20 square miles of trails for snowshoe hikes. D l) i.- YOU CAN SKI, OR "ASH CAN" ON HILLS For the man who just wants to go to the parks to enjoy the scenic beauty the national park service lias kept the terrain free from artificiality. It opposes erection o ~.any equipment that might mar the scenic value. However . . . in mos western parks, there is sufficien snow to form natural toboggan slides . . . and the mountain slopes provide natural ski jumps anc runs. * * * Aside from skating, hiking anci ; plain and fancy skiing, in'dividua: parks offer their own sport. Yo- 'semite, Mount Ranier and Sequoia -have "ash .canning." Equipment for it consists of an ash can lie . . . m i n u s the-handle, a burlap bag for a cushion . . . and a-spin' ' o f adventure. The adventurous one merely'Sits on the lid, is given a push at the top of a mild toboggan slide . . . and late decides the rest. , * * v CCC enrollees stationed at camps in the parks have done much to improve .winter sports facilities. They have provided a network of ski trails and winter areas throughout New England state parks and developed a winter sports center for the southwest in Hyde State park-near Santa Fe, N. M., providing toboggan slides and ski runs. fc ft O EVEN HAWAII HAS SNOW FOR DOWNHILL THRILLS New Jersey offers skiing areas in Morristown National Historical Park . . . the Great Smoky Mountains 'National Park, in North Carolina and Tennessee, and Shenandoah National Park, in Virginia are Available in the South . . . all through the winter. * * * California has Yosemite, Sequoia and General Grant national parks. Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, affords gentle slopes for ski novices as well ns tricky and intricate courses which challenge even the most experienced. Mount Rainer National Park, Wash. . . . with a season from Dec. 1 lo May 1 ... offers a toboggan slide 1,200 feet long. *. t a Even Hawaii reports enough snow for siding on a high volcanic slope within the Hawaii National Pai'fj. Some of the parks are used by colleges and athletic clubs for their competitions. TWO TOP BOUTS SCHEDULED FOR THURSDAY CARD Mike Michaelson Has Spc of Half of Main Go in Last Minute Change. LEGION BOXIXG CARD DOUBLE JMI.V EVENT Spin Kelson, Austin, Minn., vs. ,1 I l c a r i t y , [",, ]Mnson City ( l i ) . K e n n y Sa-.vvrr, I'vi. Croon, v » l i k M l r h a c l i i i n , A u s t i n . .Minn. «J), . M i k e I M a r l i 3. M a s , , , , o i l y , v J i m m y J n n p , 115. A n s l h i , M i n n . (.-,). Curly Harris. IM, .Mason city, vs. Jo Ezarskl. Uo, ISrilt ( I ) . Kid j'eirifis. .Mason City, in, v* I.eo Deltock. 1 1 7 . Mason City 1 ) . Kuss KEomji, i n , Lime Sprincs, v 'Roush HoUse" Kali, 151), Jlnson Cit Red Gcnliarl. t,TO. Mason C i l y , vs. Wil Ham Hughe;, lit, L i m e Snrinjs (3). T1MK: 8::lll Thursday nisht. VLACI:: Mason C i t y a r m i i r v . » · ItEFliRLE: c.irl Meyers, Osasc. DID YOU KNOW? 1--Suzanne Lenglen. 2--S. David Hcrron, 1919; George Von Elm, 1924. Purple Wins Contest on Last-Second Goal MOUNT VERNON, (/P)--Cornell won a midwest conference bas- basketball teams won and lost at Tuesday night 30 to 28, on a field goal by Clinc in the last minute. The Purple failed to score a field basket during the first 16 minutes of play, but kept in the running with free throws. The score was tied twice and the lead chanced twice in the last half. "Spin" Nelson of Austin, Minn veteran of the ring wars, will re place Mike Klomp of Lime Spring against Joe Hearily of Mason Citj in half of the double main even of the Legion boxing card at thi armory Thursday night. Promote Walt Irving announced Wednes day. Also substituting will be Mik Michaelson of Austin, who fight Kenny Sawyer of Crcsco in place of Ray Blaser of Stacyvill'e in th' other half of the main go. Promoter Irving slated that th sudden change was due to the ill ness of Klomp and Blaser. Botl arc suffering from flu, he asserted martin Meets Jones. The hist minute change in plan deprives Hearity of a chance to score his first victory over Klomp who holds a decision over him anc has one draw with the Lime Springs batller. Mike Martin, at present Masoi City's favorite fighter and bearing an untarnished ring record, wil allempt lo preserve that distinction as he tackles Jimmy Jones o Austin in a five round fray. Harris to Battle. Curly Harris, Mason City youngster who hasn't been seen in the ring for some time, will return tc the' battlegrounds Thursday night entering the ring against Joe Ez arski of Brill. Kid Fewins and Leon DeKocl are matched in an all-Mason Citj bout. Kuss Klomp, one of thi Lime Springs Klomps, will fab "Hough House" katz, familiar tu local ring fans, in a four rounder arid Red Gephart of Mason Citj is paired with William Hughes o Lime Springs in a three round set-to opening the show. Cresco High Wins in Prep School Grapple -RESCO--Cresco high school wrestling squad won a dual meel from Lament 28 to 8 here Tuesday night. The boys were matched up according to weight, the visitors having three 125 pounders and two 135 pounders. Cresco won five falls and one decision while the visitors won one fall and one decision. The Cresco team meets New Hampton there Saturday night for a return meet. Hammond, Ind., will wrestle here Tuesday, Jan. 26. . Luverne High Takes One of Two Tussles WH1TTEMORE--Luverne high school defeated Whittemore 3D to 22, as four local starters left the game on fouls, while McClellan of Luverne and Voight of Whittemore each scored seven field goals. The local girls played their best game o[ the season to win 30 to 23. Wagner, home forward, scored eight field goals. The Whittemore Independents won from Eurt, 64 to 22, as Frickbohm starred. Thompson Cagers in Triple Court Victory THOMPSON--Thompson high school boys' and girls' basketball teams won three games here. The varsity girls squad defeated the Crystal Lake girls 13 to 10 while Ihe reserve girls squad won from the Crystal Lake I reserve girls squad 31 to 18. The Thompson boys defeated Hanlontown 18 to 17. Detroit's Red Wings Win From Blackhawks DETROIT, (UP)-- Detroit's Red Wings, Stanley cup champions in 1936, took another long strike to- vard the 1937 National league lockey championship , Tuesday night by defeating the Chicago 3Iackhawks, 7 to 2. They played before 10,000 fans. Latest Sports News KGLO 6:15 : Sponsored by BECKER 3RO EVERY EVENING GAZE' Iowa Athletic Board Splits Over Snorts Boss Carl Gets Pay Boost for '37 CARL OWEN HUBUELL Hub Signs Contract, Gets Salary Boost for Season King Carl Mails Back His* Agreement for Coming Year With Giants. NEW YORK, (UP)--Carl Owen rlubbell, lanky Oklahoma screw- jailer, who paced the Giants to the National league pennant last rear, Tuesday had signed his contract for 1937 at a substantial increase in salary. Secretary Eddie Brannick received the contract by mail from he Southpaw star's Meeker, Okla. lome. Hubbell's salary last yeai vas disclosed at $17,500 by the rcasury department, but Brannick did not reveal Ihe boost he vill get in 1937. "It is a substantial raise we bc- ieve commensurate with Hubbell's outstanding service in the 936 campaign," Brannick said. 'There was no haggling. We of- ered him the raise in his contract, le signed it and we received it 'uesday. The 33-year-old left hander was "lamed the most valuable player -)t his league for the second time n his career Inst year. He had sreviously achieved the honor in 933 when he led the circuit in nnings pitched, games won and ost, and earned run average. Marshall and Swift's Cagers Defeat Indies From Thornton 52-40 Marshall and Swift's cagcrs won rom the Thornton Independents 2 to 40 Monday night, playing on he new Thornton gymnasium ourt. THE BOXSCOKE ILEANERS--53 IT110H.NTOX-- III tf ft tlf| ff f t p! roitu-er t n II 2|rinkerlnn f .·; 3 ·* o r i i l e t » n ij.lanics t ' I I I "' I :l| Ciiampinu c 1 3 1 e . J n 2|ivrhh f l n i I (J 3 m m f 1 ·: l) OTAI.S 5* 1 1DITOTA1.S Osage High Hoopers Beat Manly in Pair OSAGE .-- Osage high school's asketball teams defeated Manly ere Tuesday night, the first quad winning 22 to 21, while the eserves took a 26 to 6 decision. Basgall led Manly with six oints, while Baldncr scored eight or Osage. Lang's last minute bas- et provided the winning point. Ice Hockey . XATIO.VAF, nuroll Rfrt W l n m 7| Chicaro niack- i u-kx S, C a n a d i t n s I ; Ranjr«rs I . A M E R I C A * A S S O C I A T I O N T i l l s * Hi Kama* Cllr (!. ( T w o n v r r t i m e i r l o d i . ) ATLAS GROCERS LEAD CONTESTS Other Squads Fight for Top Place m Week of Play at Denison Lanes. With Atlas Meat and Grocery still in the lead by three games followed by the Schmidt's City club crew and the hard working Blue Ribbon and Brick and Tile squads, the Denison club saw a full schedule of bowling during the past week, Cunningham's 208 single and John Cordle's 554 series were high marks. A T L A S MEAT AXU G R O C I i l l Y riaycrs-- 1st ^nd :tr-l Tr Jlanclicnp ·;; 7f, -^ TOTAI, ~1ro~^i P. G. AND r:. NO. i Players-- 1st 2ml :i,,\ « a » ' K l y I'll 111 ]·»! C o l C o t n n | f; M | |,^i I.nS.-me ;r;n (;:; j-.^ " cr ll" 13 li I3B MS L o l c r l m u r i n | \r, ] | ] H a n d i c a p l i n || l; in; TOTA1 .~ ~8l7 "sTT .VASO.V CITY I I A n n l V A t l K Players-- 1st 2 m | ;; rr | Coohmnn i.vi lc:l i:t!i Tompktns 12: 1 In i,"il .iTcKJbbena |}H · |,-,fi Isacson ;....rj;t I.T 1 7 1 Corille 1st; 1K,T m:i Hatiriican . . . . . . . . . ~K 73 7fi TOTAI «;l« H|;| ,!,,( H E N I S O N C f . t l l t .1. n i n i u s i(-7 ni n ',..;, SrcG^H-n 1:111 H i ) ;|-j 11. Cnokman . . , , . , . . i n r;-; i-^.-i Christens-on i:t7 lci(i n.% '"" 1 1 7 I T . I 1 1 ^ H a i K i i c . l p x.H us s« TOT A 1 ;IIK J'l.iyers-- Ohrr HaiTimer.sly T O T A L t:. A.VD f :. .vo. :: :lrd H"i m r no I'jn i n us lil-l I O K :\\\ i n w, i-iti I III l li) l ID lln l~'n rin SCllMlllT'S C1TV f l y h n i k a r H a j t e e k . C h u i c k |.|2 Cunningham 2C1D Handicap 1U9 II.-, I in m tal 1 ) 8 133 KM znx i :t i 101 ID!) T o l a l 157 101 5111 322 »co Kir, 23.-,:! BLUE RlIlnON Plaj-trs-- i , i 2i,,i nrij il»nsnn K.l I 7 I IB1I Garland |2fi MI Tfll fiivter KI;I 133 n.-, I-awrence i:i:i l.ln \d~, Hall MB 1.77 in H a n d i c a p an »n 80 Total .ill TOTAI. 7:1!) am '.'. M. C. U, AND T. CO. rlayrrs-- |U 2ml FJIKlad 'anrc .' i n |yer i:i:{ ' a r n r j t l r t'a^llfr TM H a n d i c a p in-: TOTAI Ifll lit m M-J i:;n 1 1 7 I 1 !.'. 113 i:,n in 210 3.103 Tnl.il :«! 1117 SCHROEDER HAS SUPPORT, SOME WANT COE HEAD May Be Compromise on New Choice^ Gus Dorais May Be Coach. By L. E. SKELLEy Associated Press Sporls Writer ' DBS MOJNES, (JP)_The University of Iowa athletic board Wednesday was reliably reported to be sharply split over the problem of naming an athletic director to succeed Ossic Solem. Although a majority of the board was known lo favor the appointment of E. G. (Dad) Schroedcr, professor of gymnasium in the physical education department, as athletic director, a powerful minority bloc does not favor Ihe elevation of the veteran professor to the directorship. Schroeder, it was'learned from an authoritative source, has the recommendation of the sifling committee, composed of three board members, and this strength may prove sufficient lo result in a majority vote for Schroeder when the board conducts its next meeting, probably Sunday. On Siflinp Committee. Members of the sifting committee are Prof. C. M. Updegratf, board chairman; Prof. F. G. Higbee and Prof. : Rudolph Kcuver. At least three members of the 10 man board are known lo be opposed lo Schrocder's appointment, and favor instead the selection of either Moray Eby, Coc college coach and director, and Gordon Lotkc, an all-America fullback at Iowa in 1922. While there still is wide disagreement over the athletic directorship, it was learned that Gus Dorais is the prevailing favorite for the football conehship. The board is much nearer to complete agreement on choosing the Detroit university coach than on the selection of an alhlelic director. . ' Dnrais Gels Support. Dorais, supported by various alumni groups, has replaced Eddie Anderson, Holy Cross coach and another former Notre Dame star, as the leading favorite with the board. There remain, however, several problems -connected with the final selection, and another shift is entirely possible. Although Chairman Updegraff announced after an eight-hour session Monday night "there was nothing further to report," it was learned from reliable sources that the board went through a stormy session. It also was disclosed that the same members who now buck Schroeder for the Athletic directorship originally favored Otto Vogel, Iowa baseball coach, for the position. They switched their support to Schroeder w i t h i n the last two weeks. May Be Compromise. There still may be a compromise on the directorship. Despite the known majority vote available for Schroeder, the minority group, although possibly unable to secure selection of its candidate, may force the naming of a candidate not listed among the current favorites. A successor lo Bill BoeHer, who w i l l accompany Solcm lo Syracuse university, appears likely to be named soon. Boeltcr has been supervisor of freshman athletics for the last five years. His successor is likely to be an Iowa alumnus. Those under consideration include Locke, Wes Fry, Glen Devine, John Hancock and Wilbur Scantlebury. Leaders Deny Report. Meanwhile, the lenders of the a l u m n i group which has been formed in various Iowa cities to interest Iowa high school students in the university, denied flatly reports that the organization intended to seek more alumni members on the athletic board and would organize independent of the university. Tiic athletic board adopted a resolution at its lasl meeting condemning alleged subsidization of athletes by a certain group of alumni. . "We would welcome the co-op- crnlion of the university in our plan to interest Iowa high school students in the University of Iowa," one leader said. Belmond High Winner in Garner Cage Game GARNER--Belmond high school defeated Garner in a North Iowa conference basketball game here Tuesday night, 28 to 18, and also .ook a reserve team game, 9 to 4 Packard led the Broncos. SHAKE VF LOOP SCftANTON, Pa., (UP)--Albany, . Y., became n member o[ (lie Mew York-Pennsylvania baseball cnguc Wednesday in a series of i-anchi.se transfers which l e f t Al- entown, Pa., wilhout a club. Purdue Ace Has Finest of Chances to Shatter Marks Bob Kessler's Old Record* ' for Big Ten Scoring May Be Smashed. H.v HAUL 1 U L 1 . I U A X CHICAGO, (.T)--Jewell Young o[ Purdue, who knows how lo cash in on charily shots ns well as sink field goals, maintained his lead in the Big Ten individual basketball scoring race Wednesday with a total o£ 75 points in five games. With seven games remaining on the Boiler schedule, the speedy forward stands n great chance of shattering the all-time Big Ten record of 187 points, set by Joe Reiff o£ Northwestern in 1933. Last season Bob Kesslcr of Purdue won with 160 poinls. Young has made 30 [ield goals and 15 free throws, missing only two cluirity shots. Ailils 24 Counters. Over the week-end, when Purdue defeated Indiana and was nosed out by Illinois, Youn_ scored 24 poinls on 11 field goals and Iwo free throws. In second place is Harry Combes, the Illinois guard whose sonsa- lional play sparked Ihc Illini lo four straight victories and a lie for first place with the Boilermakers. Combes has made 22 field goals and 10 out of 17 free throws for 54 points, one more than Mike McMichae), Northwestern forward, who has scored 20 field goals and 13 charity points. Ken Gunning, Indiana forward, has 47 points, with Lou Boudrenu, the speedy Illinois sophomore forward, ranking fifth with 4(i. Ability to collect free throws has played n big part in the Purdue and Illinois title drives. Boilermakers Get 51. The Boilermakers have made 51 of 77 free throw attempts, with the Illini making good on 40 out o[ 8!i charily chances. Among "regulars" who have seen steady action since the season opened, Pa Malaska of Purdue holds individual free throw honors, having, dropped in all seven of his charity shots. Nagode, Northwestern cen tor, has made five out of five nnc Mullins, Chicago forward, six ou of six. Andres of Indiana has been successful in eight of nine attempts. Four players have incurred 14 personal fouls each. They are Hiegel, Illinois center, Mitchell, Wisconsin guard, Patanelli, Michigan guard, and Sucsens, Iowa center. Nora Springs Cagers Win in Close Scraps FLOYD -- Nora Springs high school won two nip-and-tuck basketball games from Floyd Tuesday night, the boys cashing in on a long basket in the last 10 seconds to take a 20 to I D contest, while the girls took a 30 to 28 game. Ackley High Wins in One of Two Contests ACKLEY--Ackley high school's bnsktcbnll teams won and lost at Aldcn Tuesday nighl. The Ackley boys won 34 lo G, while the home girls took the preliminary contest, 36 lo 22. Annual Cage Toikney Planned by Aug Club ROCK ISLAND, III., (/P)--The Tribe of Vikings, Augustana college lettermen's club, has voted to make the Illinois-Iowa intercollegiate basketball tournament a traditional affair. The club will meet with Director of Athletics H. V. Almquist next Sunday lo set the dates for the 1S13B tournament. A small profit was realized on the 1937 tournament, won by Bradley Tech of Pcoiia, 111. FREE GAMES HERE Coach J. A. Grimslcy's cage squad will hold practice games with Nora -Springs and Kcnsclt high schools Wednesday night n! 7 and R o'clock in prepara- lion tor its two-day j a u n t to Davenport nnd Muscalinc Friday and Salurdny. The freshmen, sophomore and varsily squads will participate in the games, to which there is no admission charge. ARMORY B03 JU DOUBLE MAIN EVENT NELSON vs. HEARITY Sawyer vs. iMichelson Thursday, Jan. 21 Tickets .il Uniln.l and Plcnznl Clsar Stores BUDGE DECIDES MIDGET'S OKAY Says Bilsy Grant Should Be in Regular Berth With Davis Cup Squad. TAMPA, Fla., (UP)--Donald Budge, America's top-ranked net star, said Wednesday he believes Bryan M. "Bilsy" Grant of Atlanta should be given a regular berth on the U. S. Davis cup team. Budge, twice defeated in tournament play by the Allanla Bulldog of Ihe Baselines in the past 10 days, apparently was impressed by Grant's form in their two recent meetings. Although Grant defeated Budge in straight sets in the Miaml- Billmore finals and took three out of five sets in the Dixie tournament finals here, the red-haireS Lahforman finally defeated Bilsv m an exhibition at St. Petersburg 1 he exhibition score was G-4 6-3. ' Budge explained his two lour- namcnt defeats at the ' hands of Grant with the simple stateemnt Bitsy was loo good for me." Emmetsburg Jaysees Win Rough Loop Game EMMETSBURG -- Emmetsburg Junior college cagcrs defeated Iiagle Grove 47 to 33 here Tuesday night in a rough conference game. Hrkins, Emmetsburg cen- \°}:\. was m 'B h with 22 points and Willey led the visitors with 14 li a preliminary game Emmetsburg |"6h school's reserves defeated Mallard's reserves 34 to 21. Bryant led Emmetsburg with 12 points and Hmrichs made nine for the THREE ACES OF PAST YEARS TO JOIN HALL FAME Lajoie, Speaker, Young Win Places With Immortals of Major Leagues. By JACK CUDDY United Tress Staff Correspondent NEW YORK, (UP)--Napoleon -.ajoie, Tris Speaker and Cy Young Tuesday were elected to baseball's permanent hall of fame il Coopcrstown, N. Y., by 'the nation's baseball writers. They join f i v e other modern mmnrlnls who were elected by :he first poll Insl February: Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth, Honus Wagner, Christy Mathcwson and Waller Johnson. 201 Wrilcrs Vole, The new tabulation at National engue headquarters showed that J01 writers voted on names of 101 oulslanding modern players--men who saw service in Ihe major leagues since 1900 but who no longer arc active. However, only Lajoie, Speaker and Young received the necessary 75 per cent of the total vote, or 151 ballots. "Larry" Lajoie, the peerless second bnseman who bulled above 300 for 15 years in Ihe National and American leagues, received the largest vote, 1G8 ballots. The Woonsocket walloper received three more votes than Speaker, one of the greatest all-round outfielders o£ -all time. Ways 20 Seasons. "Spoke," who perfomcd bril- lianlly with Boslon, Cleveland, Washington and Philadelphia n£ the American league Cor 20 seasons, had 13 more votes than the {·real righl-handed pitcher, Young. Cy just slid in over the 75 per cent mark with 152 votes. Young, who pitched more years and won more games in the course of his baseball lifelimc than any other hurler in history, was more fortunate in the balloting than that other right-handed flinger, Grovci- Cleveland Alexander. Old Alex, who won 373 games in the National league in 20 seasons, 1'cceivcd 125 votes, and hence did not make the hall of fame this year. But there will be other years and olh- er polls. with Every Suit Purchased During This Sale "Quality Park Clothes/ 1 $17.50 "Parkway" $21.50 'Randcraft' S24.50 OTHERS TO $45 COMPANION FEATURE HAT With Every Overcoat Purchased During This Sale ' H U B Value Coats' $17.50 Tarkway' S21.50 I I Fashion Bilf S27.50 OTHERS TO $55 ON FEDERAL--JUST OF FSTATE II I NATIVE SONS AMES, (/P)--Every man on the Iowa State college wrestling squad is a native of Iowa. All of the 15 men on the varsity.squad attended Iowa high schoqls and live in the slate. · " "'· ··'·- """- FRIDAY --SATURDAY EXTRA PANTS 'V'

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page