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10 GLOBE-GAZETTE SPORTS S MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE Jack Dempsey Says Tony's Bum, Hasn't Earned Bout Probably Will Get STARS PICKED FOR BIG TEN United Press Choice Lists Ben Stephens of Hawkeye Cagers UNITED PRESS All-Biff Ten BASKETBALL SELECTIONS i'irit Team Second Teim Jim Hull. Ohio St, F J. Kundla, Minn Ben Stephens. Iowa F Davft rjupee, Wis Lewis Dehner, 111. C Bill Menke, Ind Ernest Andres, Sid. G BUI Hapac, II Fred Beretta, Pur. G B. Lynch, oh. St HONORABLE XEKIIOS Forwards--Bob Igney, Purdue; Bo Dro. Indjana, and Tom Harmon, Michigan Center--Bob Koble. Northwestern. Guards --Paul Makj, MlMMola; Ad Vance Northwestern, snd BtU Murphy, Chicago CHICAGO, (U.R)--A team with everything--speed, spirit, scoring and defensive ability--was namec Friday in the United Press all-Big Tec basketball selections. One-two-thrce on every ballot were the names of the Big Ten's top three scorers, tewis (Pick) Dehner of Illinois, Capt. Jim Hull of Ohio State and Capt. Ben Stephens of Iowa. Dehner is the center and the others are forwards. Mentioned almost as often was Capt. Ernie Andres of Indiana, holder of the all-time conference scoring.record of 30 points In a single game. The fifth was Fred Beretta of Purdue, an aggressive guard who helped shatter Indiana's nine game victory sfreak last Monday. Andres, guiding star o£ the otherwise inexperienced Indiana team now leading the conference with Ohio State, is the only repeater on the first five. Hull, Dehner and Stephens all stepped up from.last year's second team. Alternates this season were Dave Dupee of Wisconsin and John Kundla of Minnesota, senior forwards, Bill Menke, Indiana's sophomore center. Bill Hapac of Illinois and Bob Lynch o£ Ohio State, junior guards. Every one of the first five had something almost as vital as individual ability during this campaign. Each was a leader, although only three actually, were team captains. Wayne Sabin Moves to Final Contest NEW YORK, IU.PJ--Top-seeded Wayne Sabin of Portland, Ore., Davis cup hopeful, moved into the final round of the men's national indoor tennis championship Friday at the seventh regiment armory. Sabin's semifinal round victim was Jack Tidball of Los Angeles. Tidball went down in straight sets before Sabin's hard-driving attack, 6-3; 6-1, 8-6. Sabin will meet the winner o! a semifinal round match between Frank Bowden of NewYork, run- nerup for the title last year, and Chauncey Steele, Jr., Columbia university captain, Saturday afternoon for the title. Last-Place Skaters Hand Out Lickings NEW YORK, (U,R--The three lastplace clubs licked three of the National Hockey league's upper bracket members Thursday night, but none of the results changed the standings Detroit pulled within three games oE the Toronto Maple Leafs when they walloped the New York Americans, 7 to 3. Syd Howe paced the wing attack with three tallies. . The sixth-place Montreal Can- adiens remained a game behind the Wings and one half game ahead o£ the Chicago Blackhawks by taking the Toronto Maple Leafs, 3 to 1. Chicago stopped the New York Hangers, 3 to 1. Drake Doom Seen in Valley Track Event DES MOINES. (U.R)--Drake was expected to relinquish its five- year-old bold on the Missouri Valley conference indoor track titte Friday because of illness in the Bulldog ranks. In addition to the men out of competition, Drake lost a number through graduation. Oklahoma A. and M. and Washington university of St. Louis were favorites in the Valley meet The Aggies lost to Drake by only a third of a point last year. Washington placed third in 1938. Patty Berg Plays in East Coast Semi Tilt ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla., (U.PJ-- National Champion Patty Berg of Minneapolis met Miss Laddie Irwin of Montclair, N. J., Friday in the feature semifinal match of the Florida East Coast Women's Golf championship. Miss Bei-g met unexpected op- posilion from Mrs. Leon Solomon of Memphis Thursday, but clicked off a 2 and 1 victory. Miss Invin eliminated Jean Bauer, Providence, R. I., 5 and 3. Big Gate, Decides Big Man of Boxing By DREW MIDDtETOX Associated Press gports Writer NEW YORK, (fp)~It 5s no grea shock to learn that William Harrison Dempsey, the rcsfauranteu and hotel tycoon, has no high opinion of bold Antonio Galento. Splitting neither hairs nor infinitives, Jack said he didn't think Galento was much of a mauler fhat he hasn't earned a shot at Joe Louis' heavyweight title, tha there are other possibly more worthy contenders around and that, strangely enough, "it probably will draw a hell of a crowd.' "I had Galento myself three or four years ago," said Dempsey. "He wasn't very good then. Since'then he's had a lot of fights, been awful sick with' pneumonia and drunk enough beer to float Primo Camera. It won't add up." "How come Galento gets the fight? If he wants to fight Louis ind is so good, why didn't he light some o{ these other guys? Like Nova, Baer. Fair or even my boy. Burman. In my day if you wanted to fight the champion, you riad to fight every other good man to get the shot. You beat everyone else and you got your :hance." By this time a crowd three- deep was gathered around the big Juy. It is remarkable how he lolds'his public. The managers, seconds and fighters stood around with their ears bent. Twelve years after his last bid for the title, Dempsey is the biggest figure in the game. "There were more good men around! then, too," said Dempsey with a pull on his stogie. "There were 10 or 12 good heavyweights in every town. When I say good, I mean hip, tough fellers. Not all of them could box and not all of them could hit but they were tough and they loved »o fight. They followed the old gag-, 'keep your chin in and your pants off the floor.'" He shook his head. "Well, I in't runnin' the game. Sometimes wish I was. I know one thing. E I was, Galento would have to ight them other guys before he ot a shot at Louis. You know ne thing though. Galento won't all Louis a bum after the fight, le probably won't be able to alk." 'ioneers, Drake in Valley Cage Windup DBS MOINES, ()--Grinnell's asketball team will play Drake ere in the final appearance for he Pioneers in a Missouri Valley ontest. Grinnell, which will withdraw rom the valley to assume mem- rcrship in the midwest at the end }f the present school year, can linch third place in the confer- nce by licking the Bulldogs. The. game, however, is even more important to Drake. The Sulldogs still have a chance to get he Missouri Valley title. If the Oklahoma Aggies lose their final wo games and Drake wins the Bulldogs would be the undisputed "hampions. Three Foes Challenge iuskers in Track Tilt COLUMBIA, Mo., (U.P.I--Three chools--Kansas State, Missouri md Oklahoma--challenged Ne- iraska's three-year supremacy in he Big Six indoor track and field meet Friday, and it was common jehef that one of them would take the title. The preliminary events began vith heats in the 440-yard dash and the 880-yard run Friday. Saturday afternoon, the entrants in ne high and low hurdles, the road jump and the shotput meet heir first tests, and the finals will i held Saturday night. Competition was so keen that all four schools were conceded almost equal chances of finishing n front. " " Y Boys Swim Events n Point-Total Meet Harvey McDonough leads a lielo of 113 boys in a contest beine held for Y. M. C. A. swimming classes, with a 1.395-point total, it was announced Friday by James Brown, pool instructor. ·°, n ? ev ent is run each week, with boys competing against maximum times and earning points in proportion to their performance against the set ratings. The leaders: 1 3M- rl Oa"on 0 " 0;IEh ' '' M ^ B ** A ' rtur r' I,... Russ Van Atta Has New Browns' Pact SAN ANTONIO, Tex., CU,R)_ Pitcher Russell Van Atta, previously classed as a holdout, has signed a contract with the St L o u i s Browns, according lo Charles DeWitt, (ravelin' Secretary. Beau Bell, hefty outfielder who is working to raise his battin* average above last year's .262 arrived in camp four days ahead of schedule to start practice. 35 NEW COURT CASES FILED 20 Are Collection · Suits, 4 Divorces, 4 Guardianships GARNER--Four guardianship matters, four divorces, 20 collection suits and three foreclosure actions are among the 35 new cases filed for the year's first term of Hancock county district court which will open Monday, witf Judge Henry N. Graven of Mason City presiding. The State of Iowa has filed a suit against Hancock county, et al. asking that the county retransfer certain funds to the Iowa highway commission. Tom Helgoland asks damages from Norman Hanson, e al., for injuries sustained from a thrashing rig owned by the defendants. Many Suits Filed Collection suits filed include Crystal Farmers association, et al., versus C, A. Goepel; Amy H. Friend vs. Anton Pannkuk; Orphm Camelin versus A. E. Brown, et al.; N, P. Nelson versus Henry Smidt; First State bank of Britt versus G. L. McCoy; Shavings and Sawdust company versus A l v a Wood; Fanvell, Osum Kirk and company versus Alva Wood; Friedman Oil company versus D. E. Keat; Bertha Callies versus J. E. Buns; Clarence Corlew versus William Steil; Crystal Farmers association versus Hose Benson, et al; Hancock County National bank of Garner versus Ed Zeismer; Messenger corporation versus Kenneth Boughton; First State bank of Britt versus C. W. North, et al.; Garner Motor Sales company versus Herman VerHoef et al.; B. C. Berge versus Leslie O. Jmocfc; Dan Miller versus Henry Vestweber; Dr. E. J. Bratrude ver- us Tolluf Bowers; A. A. Saxerud and son versus Mike Kelly; 'and August Eichmon versus Fred Hoogestraat. Divorce actions are brought by 'auline Kuper against Henry Kuper; Bert Steadley against Clara Steadley; Eric Erickson against May Erickson; and Eliza Jane Bonnstetter against John J. 3onnstetter. File Foreclosures Guardianship matters involve lazel L. Johnston versus Clara -arr; Edward D. Kelly versus Celia Kelly; W. C. A. Cast versus Otto H. Martens; and Lester Smith 'ersus Rachel Zuidhoff. Mike Akkerman, et al., brings uit against Joe Cook, et al., ask- ng a landlord's attachment for un- aind rent; and J. T. Gambell has filed a suit against C. N. Gambell sking for a decree establishing he rights of parties to certain per- onal property.' Foreclosure cases have been iled by the Federal Land bank of Omaha versus Theodore C. Rogness, et al.; the First National bank f Klemme versus Henry A. Riek- ns, et al.; and Vernall Benson ersus Pearl Benson, et al. Grand jurors chosen for the year vill assemble here Tuesday morn- ig, and petit jurors chosen -for he term have been ordered to re- ort for duty Tuesday morning uxiliary to jather on March 8 HUDB--The American Legion Auxiliary will meet Wednesday fternoon, March 8, with Mrs E i Stalker. 3ob Feller Frisky in Early Workouts NEW ORLEANS, (U.R) -- Bob Feller, the Cleveland Indians' tnkeout flinger, was frisking bout like a young colt in training xercises Friday. Bob weighs 190 ounds and looks 175. Sunless veather has kept the squad well vrapped in heavy jackets. Pitcher Tommy Drake came up vith a broken blood vessel in his itching hand after practice. An overnight rain made the eld soggy and prevented use of he infield. Floyd Stromme, re- ruit pitcher, was hobbling around vith a. turned ankle. lenry Picard Meets Sam Snead in Finale ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., (U.PJ-- Henry Picard, with his game in a sub-par groove, and Sam Snead, who was leading money winner among pros last year, tied Friday for first place in the 54-hole St. Petersburg open. Picard, of Hershey, Pa., and Snead, of White Sulphur Springs. ^ r - Va., each carded an aggregate of 207. They shot under par for each of the three rounds. They will meet in an IB-hole playoff. Annual Election of School Group to Be on Monday, March 13 GOLDFIELD--Two school directors will be named at the annual school election to be held here on Monday, March 13, as the terms of C. F. Schipull and Braden Stoakes expire. Both the present directors are up for re-election to the second terra of three years with two other candidates, Kenneth Whyte and Raymond Lester also seeking the offices. Other members of the board include, Dr. B. L. Basinger, president, H. .C. Pinkham and Glenn Moseley, with R. L. Cunningham serving as secretary. MRS.BETHKE IS SELECTED Chosen President of Social Circle Unit of Church at Garner, GARNER--The Social Circle of the local United Presbyterian church he!d their monthly meeting in the home of Mrs. Sam Wesson. She was assisted in serving refreshments by Mrs. Tena Heddens and Mrs. John Love. Mrs. Shris Johansen presided at the business session. Officers selected for the coming year are Mrs. Charles Bethke, president; Mrs. Orville Johnston, vice president and Mrs. Hay Ford, secretary and treasurer. Mrs. Waller Ross was appointed chairman for the annual church dinner on March 29. FHIDAY, MARCH 3, 1939 Widow of Accident /ictim Is Aided by Neighbors at Nashua- NASHUA -- Eighteen of Mrs. Jeorge Lockey's neighbors held a wood sawing and cutting bee Wednesday, and Thursday and cut and sawed all of the wood in the Wapsie timber belonging to her lusband, whose tragic death \vas met in this timber 'a few days ago when a felled tree struck him on the head, lulling him instantly. REA Office Will Be 3pened at Cresco CRESCO--Cresco is to be headquarters for the Rural Electrification association which will soon segin construction o£ 181 miles of ransmission lines in Howard and Winneshiek counties, most of the nearly 500 farm homes to be served being in Howard County. L. J. DeWalle of Cresco is sec- ·etary of the association and will have his office in the Berg block now being fitted for the purpose F O X T H E A T E R Nora Springs Fri., Sat, March 3, 4 "Swing That Cheer" and "Flaming Frontier" Sun., Mon., Tues., Match 5, 6, 7 Matinee Sunday 2:30 "HEART OF THE NORTH" In Technicolor A Wonderful Picture Wed., Thurs., March 8, 9 "Blondie Meets the Boss" NOW OPEN For Our Seventh Consecutive Season · Featuring Our Original Vegetable Hamburger · June Johnny CLEAR LAKE Don Padgett Signs as Cards' Catcher ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., CU.R)-- The signing of Don Padgett, outfielder, and the naming of Pepper Martin as captain for 1939, featured opening sessions of the St Louis Cardinals in training camp here. Padgett is working out as a catcher. Joe Medwick continued to refrain from signing a contract despite a long conference w i t h Branch Rickey, Cards' vice-president. FIGHT RESULTS By The Associated Press , LOUIS--Archie Mocre, 138 St. ( - kn*kci out Domcnic CcccarclU, Ends Friday "THE GREAT WALTZ" Carney, O'Brien in "Boy Meets Girl" 2 Hits "DtCK TRACY RETURNS" Bargain Matinee Z p. m .--I6c SUiS'DAY - MONDAY x Kids lOc - Adults 26c -- ADDED SHORTS -"CRIME DOESN'T PAY" CARTOON - NEWS Continuous Sunday 1 to 11 c o m e d y-r o- mance. Walter Connolly, Reginald Gardiner, Reginald Owen a n d Franklin Pangborn a r e also in the cinema. Tom Brown T h e L a k e theater at Clear Lake has billed for Saturday "Boy Meets Girl," with Marie Wilson, James Cagney and Pat O'Brien, and "Texas Stampede." GETS 30 DAYS CORWITH _ Fete Frisbie was sentenced to 30 days on a charge of disorderly conduct at a hearing before Mayor W. C. Woodbury Wednesday morning. - EDITOR Beautiful Madeleine Carroll and Fred MacMurray in "Cafe Society" , MsnhfTf s °F"**y} ht - J erm applied to the highly publicized elite o£ Manhattan s night clubs and bars, crashes Hollywood in the picture of the same name, "Cafe Society," which stars Madeleine Carroll and Fred MacMurray, and opens at the Cecil Saturday. ,rS »?° m b ""Z ia e tte beauteous blond English girl, Miss Carroll, Ross f£ ""p^ 1° *?, screen - "Cafe Society" also brings you Shirley Ross, Jessie Ralph, Allyn Joslyn,* Claude Gillingwater, Don Alvarado, and many others. "Cafe Society" also serves to introduce New York's gay boule- vardier, th at --bon vivant of t h e b r i g h t lights, the sar- t o r i a 1 1 y f i t Lucius Beebe, c o 1 u m n i s t known as o n e of the world's best d r e s s e d men. ; 'The D u k e of West Point enroll and "The Girl Downstairs" are on the Palace program beginning Saturday, with Louis Hayward, Tom Brown, Richard Carlson {of Albert Lea), Alan Curtis and Jo'an Fontaine in the West Point pic. Eternal Trio Franciska Gaal, Franchot Tone and Rita Johns o n comprise : the eternal triangle in the c o - f e a t u r e , " T h e G i r l Downstairs," a gay, whimsical CRESCO WOMAN IS DEAD AT 96 Funeral Services of Pioneer to Be Conducted Saturday CRESCO--Funeral services will be held Saturday afternoon for Mrs. Jerusha White, 96, one of Cresco's oldest citizens. M rs . White died at her home where she had been ill for several months. The last rites will be held in the Methodist church with her pastor, the Rev. T. M. Nielsen, officiating and burial at Oak Lawn cemetery. Surviving are a son, Arthur L., two grandchildren and a great- granddaughter, all of Cresco. SEX1S BEAUTY SHOP OSAGE -- Mrs. Carroll Quick has sold her business "Bonnie's Beauty Shop" to Mrs. Vivian DuShane of Riceville. Mrs. Quick in turn has, bought Mrs. DuShahe's shop "The Vee Mee Shop" in Hice- ville. Mrs. Bonnie Martin and Miss Allene Havig will continue as operators in the shop here. AVERY m -- GARNER * Sun., Mon., Tues., March 5, 6, 7 "HONOLULU" starring ELEANOR POWELL ROBERT YOUNG GEORGE BURNS GRACIE ALLEN A Grand Fun Show! --^·^^^^^M^HM^^H^MMMH^^MHMH^^M^^H Mac's International Truckers Orchestra will entertain you at the Mason City ARMORY DANCE Saturday, March 4 Tunes that were popular In the organ- grinder days, and bits of the day by Mac's orchestra, KGLO attraction DANCE TONIGHT (Friday) VIKING ACCORDION BAND Mixed Dance Included URF C L E A R LAK DANCE SAT. Late Bus After Dance Friday, Saturday, GENE PIEp ER AND HIS ORCHESTRA aBce Class 8:45 to 9:30 Then Regular Dancing 50 Lady and Gentlemen Instructors -- 26c - 60c Tax Included Tax Tiny Little Plus Added Attraction 26c - 74c Tax Included SUNDAY nies BLUE BARRON March 7 AND HIS ORCHESTRA THEIR FIRST APPEARANCE IN THIS TERRITORY STARTS SAT. IOWA'S BEST THEATER The Comedy Scream This Season! NORTH IOWA PREMIER SHOWING THE BRIDE IS DYING for a KISS! The queen of the glitterbugs takes a groom... and the groom takes a powder! MADELEINE CARROLL F R J D M a c M U R R A Y with Claude Gillingwater Jessie Ralph MOVIE MENU CECIL--"Say It la French" Friday. "Cafe Society" begins Saturday. PALACE--"Say It in French" Friday. ''!uke of West Point" and "The Girl Downstairs" begin Saturday. STRAND--"Lost R a n c h " and "Long- Shot" through Saturday. STATE--"Fugitive for a Night" and "Springtime in the Rockies" through Saturday. LAKE--(Clear Lake)--"The Great Waltz" ends F r i d a y . "Texas Stampede" and "Boy Meets Girl" Saturday. Plan Church Dinner at Kensett Sunday KENSETT -- Dinner will be served after services Sunday at the Bethany Lutheran church. Mrs. Andrew Auestad, -Mrs. Harvey Glassel, Mrs. Gahard Knulsrm and Mrs. Peter Skram, hostesses. MOVING IS DELAYED CRYSTAL LAKE--Due to the storm the moving was delayed until Wednesday and Thursday. T H E A T E R M A N L Y Sun., Mon., March 5, 6 Jane Withers, Uo Carrillo m'Arizona Wildcat' Added Attractions-- · MOVIETONE NEWS · PRAIRIE POPPAS · FERDINAND THE BULL WHAT A PROGRAM! LEGISLATOR OF WS IS DEAD J. D. Morrison, 88, Representative From Grundy 1892 to 1894 ROCKFORD--Funeral services for J. D. Morrison, 88, who died at the home o£ his daughter, Mrs. Dick Fullerton Wednesday evening will be held at Reinbeck on Saturday afternoon. Mr. Morrison, whose home is in Reinbeck, had spent the past several winters in his- daughter's home here. He was born in Pike county, 111,, in 1870 and served as state representative from Grundy county from 1892 to 1894. AID HAS MEETING TITONKA--The Ladies' Aid society of the Good Hope Lutheran church met in the church parlors on Wednesday afternoon. Supper hostesses were Mrs. Fred Henken, Mrs. T. Van Hove and Mrs. M. Schulz. MIXED DANCE Avolon Ballroom Manly, Iowa SATURDAY, FEB. 4 EMIL AND HIS COMMANDERS Admission 25c, Plus Tax COMING THURSDAY, FEB. 9 HAROLD L1BERSKY DANCE SATURDAY, MARCH 4- Mixed Dance PETE MARTIN ORCHESTRA Also Special Floor Show! MOOSE OLD-TIME DANCE Saturday, March 4 MOOSE HALL -- MASON CITY Huck Shaffer Orch. V you want to dance like they did in the good old days, come up to the Moose. Admission Friday and Saturday Only Cha.p. 14 "TREASURE ISLAND lOc I6e 21c FRANK ALBERTSON E L E A N O R L Y N N CALLING ALL WESTERN FANS !SEE! im^^^^^ ·"·* *^Jt^» FOB A NIGHT in "SPRING TGHE EN THE ROCKIES" SHOWING FRIDAY ONLY -- AT BOTH CECIL and PALACE "Say It in French" With RAY M1LLAND OLYMPE BRADNA Aim · Remodeled, BedeconUetI*p ___ R 1 ^ QUOXA/C O Starts Sat. AMERICA IS ON PARADE! Blow the. bugle! Beat the drum! . . .' for the year's most stirring spectacle. Young cadets in dress formation . . . kisses on Flirtation Walk , . . and a story of youth and courage that will make yon proud to be an American, LOUIS HAYWARQ · TOM BROWN RICHARD CARLSON · JOAN FONTAINE NAT 26c Love it Finl Bljht FRANCHOT TONE FRANCISKA GAAL in-"THE GIRL DOWNSTAIRS" EVE 36c ELED! ADMISSION NOW SHOWING CHAPTER TWO 'LONE RANGER R I D E S AGAIN" TOM TYLER in "LOST RANCH" Through SAT. NITE 'THE LONG SHOT" AI,o Popeye Cartoon Gordon Jones and News COMING SUNDAY With TYRONE POWER AT.SO R O Y K O D G E R S IN "BH.I.V THE KID R E T U R N S "

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