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NEW YORKERS TO RECOGNIZE THEIR OWN RING CHAMP Johnston Puts Thru Deal to Match Sharkey, Camera in Title Bout. ' NEW YORK, April's. W--Unless something happens to upset the dope, It appears that there will be two fights for two heavyweight championships of. th a world this summer. Max' Sehmeling Is slated to defend hts title against young .Willie Striblirig In Cleveland, probably -in July, and' now It develops that lumbering Prime- Camera "of Italy, and ' Jack Sharkey have: been 1 matched for a .bout at Ebbets field, Brooklyn, on June 10 and the ^einfier probably will be recognized by the New York state athletic .commission as champion. Johnston Opens Fight. Reports current for , aome' time that Jimmy Johnston, who shifted his role from managed to prompter, had opened his battle against, the Madison Square Garden' corporation by signing up a rival heavyweight attraction, were crystallized Tuesday with the definite news of the date for the IB-round scrap. Several-. kinks , in' the program stUl must- be straightened out but unofficial word from the boxtog sol- ons. indicated that the commission would lend a hand at this business. s Officially, the commission announced that Camera, suspended 'after his famous "fuhgo hitting" tour, will be" reinstated ''sooner or later." '-... :. ,': Await Reinstatement. . ' . - . · Unofficially if was.- made : known that 'tbV-reinstatement would: be .in- time'.'for'a meeting' with Sharkey and that the'contract the ambling Alp has with the Garden for a rheet- ;ing with the winner of the Schmel- ing-Strlbllng bout, would be^overlooked by the. commission. - · \There stll remains . the '.chance that the Garden will attempt' to hold Camera to'his'agreement to meet Sehmeling :or Stribllng.' .The giant'Italian posted a 525,000 binder which stood until the New York rnilk fund withdrew from the .west- .ern show. The -New 'York commission is^ not likely to recognize this Claim, however, as Sehmeling Is .under suspension here. TITLE BOUTS SCHEDULED FOR SUMMER ' BE»GAZE1 MASON CITY, IOWA, APRIL 8 1931 Irish Team Is Rockne's Own Selection for Chance '...:'.· at Honors. DES MOINES, April 8.--Notre Dame athletes .will be prominent in ""' Drake Relays'.this year, as the. IH Is MOWS Mack and Dundee Tight Slow Bout as Headliner of Card. ^ DES MOINES.'Aprll 8. UP)--Max Schmelirig, world's heavyweight champion, gave an ' interestliif three-round exhibition "here lasi night, 'sparring with his two partners, i Tony Marullo and Pedro Lo: : ,? fez - '.' ' - '·' : . ' · : . ' ' , ; . ' · · ; · . '· '·· "': Mike Dundee, of Rock Island and .Richie Mack xf'Omaha fought a slow iti.-round.idraw in thelieadUna ··'·'bbut '.of the regular .boxing card Louie Mays,; Des Moines, was out- pointed by Johnny Agrella, Los Angeles, In' another 10 round bout and.. Chuck Patterson, Omaha, de- .'· feated Lefty Martler, Moline, In 10 . rqunds. . · ' . · . . ". . . . .The Mack-Dundee ·. affair was ' strictly a boxing exhibition and fewer than a .dozen 'solid, blows ·w«re. landed, most .of which were credited-to the Rock .Island .veteran. Dundee"landed only when he advanced faster than Mack retread ed arid the result was a bout so listless that not even the fighters found it : Interesting. · When a budding genius asks an editor for he means Journal. "candid criticism," what Is "candled,"--Beaumont BOXING 42 -- R O U N D S -- -42 Armory, Friday, April 10 Auaplccs American ijni ra . Coipi DON Km HAMPTON vs. JOBE ' _ ' _ - _ _ ' · B Rounds ' «TDFFY" . GORDON ANDERSON vs. STEWART fi Rounda "BATTLING" "KID 1 ' GROGAN vs. ,LEHR . 6 Rounds LEONARD ' JOE ' JOHNSON vs. WALDEEN . -fl Rounds GEORGE HOD KREIGER vs. HELD · . - 4 Rounds CLARENCE LEWIS' BORK .vs. MANEY , 4 Rounds -' RALPH vs. JOHNSON i Rounds KLINE CHRIS " KRAMER vs. Hounds WRAY 1 -- OTHER BOUT 1 Seats now on snle at Boyd's Cigar Store. Call 499. LADIES 50c . . . KIDS 25c usual. Indications arc that a one mile relay team, a two mile relay team,- a fpptball relay team and star performers Iri various special events will be represented in the big track classic-April 24 and 25. 6he: of- the highlights of the Drake program wiU*be the appearance of the Notre Dame football relay team.:/ - . '·"'' Rqckne.Selected Team. Just 10 days before he died Knu Rockne, famous coadh of the Flgh Ing Irish, selected the men who represent the.national champions the football feature. Only cbam pionship.teams are eligible to pa iicipate in the race; '. .Frank Carldeo, All-America quarterback for Vtwo conaecutiv years,arid the "Little Napoleon" o Rockne's forces, has been named o the team. Marty Brill and March: Schwartz^ stara m the famous "per feet plays" staged, by Notre Dam and.AH-Amoricah halfbacks in thei own right, also, will run on th learn, ; The fourth man will be Kap an, -'alternate halfback, who par ticipated in a., part ot- yirtuall, every game. . ' . ' . . Knute Rockne'3 last -.letter t Ossla Solem, director of the Draki Relays, included the following paragraph: -;.. : "I have already picked our relay team, which will consist of Carideo Schwartz, Brill and.Kaplan, with Johnny O'Brien acting as hurdler in the regular meet. He willbe on hand la:case.any of the other men get sick from, overeating." Nichols OB Groonis Men. '-"· John.·· T. ·;Nicholson, Notre Dame : track coachi'ls groomihg'a.pair o crack .relay teams to go the one and' two mile /routes at Drake. The big star of the two aggregar .tions will be Alex ;Wllson, .British ·Empire champion In the quarter mile dash. Wilson has been timed in 48 seconds hi the 440 and is 'expected to do,1:54' in the half this season. ' ' · . . Brant Little, another Canadian star, will-be a member of \the two mile team.'again'this year. Little has run the half in 1:542-10. He is speedily recovering frorn an.'illness and Is expected to,be in;his old time form by. the time of the -Drake relays. - · . · ' · ' · ' ; PredMacBeth, Charles Kelly, Bud Tuony and Scanlon, all capable of 50 ·seconds or- better' In, the 440, . are other men who will battle for places ,on the Notre Dame one mile team. Star hah! mllers bidding for berths on the two mile relay team are Wilson, Little, :'McConvllle, Kuhu and Qulgley. ' , ' : . · ' . . Notre.Daine Holds Mtlc. . Notre Dame won the two mile relay, at Drake last year in 7:54 8-10. Wilson, Little 'and Quigley, all regulars .oil the 1930 team, are again available. Abbott, one of last year's regulars, has been graduated. · Gene Howery ia expected to be a strong contender in the two mila run. He has .done 9:303-10 Indoors.' Nordy Hoffman, a beefy tackle on the football team, will put the shot with, the best of-them. NOTRE DAME ENTERS STRONG TEAM AT DRAKE FOOTBALL RELAY* EVENT RATED AS DAY'S HIGH SPOT Ltfe of Knute Rockne By R. J. Scott \ Johnny, (one play) O'Brien, famous snatcher of forward passes and track captain this year, ia one of. the best hurdlers in the business. He. broke the world's record in the 60 yard highs this year. · Bill McCprmick, star sprinter, and Ralph Johnston, pole vaulter, are other Notre Dame stars to he dealt with by the leading performers in tho Drake relays this month. 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The Chapin'o'Neil coal company von two out of three games from Jie Champlin Reflnlng^company in me of the fastest matches shot 5n he straightaway league. Gallagher's Dakland-Pontiacs made a comeback jy beating the Allen .Cafe in two out of three games after dropping the opening game. . Art-Brakel was the star of the evening. He rolled the highest three- fame; total of the season In league competition .with games of 186, 266 and 222 for a total of 674. He also ':ook the high single with £66. CHAMPLQf. REFINING Theisen .......198 -146 204 Hill ..........192 159 199' 'arker .....;..184 168' 175 Morphew 189 ': 175 182 Bender . . , -.237 193 ' 171 .548 650 627 546 601 Totals .....1000 841-9312772 Team .average 2772--924 CHAPIN O'NEIL COAL Fi'rkl'..-.' 176 214 212' 602 Jrakel.'-. 186 266 222 674 Brown ........204 152 167 523 O'Neil ..,;... .170 184 214 568 Abbott .........185 203 202 590 Totals : 921:1019 1017 2957 Team:average 2957--986 GALLAGHER'S O P'S B. Duncan .2Q5 201 '211 lauclaire W. Duncan Duncan , Duncan .152 .200 .154 .129 214 169 170 191 171 166 203 '163 -617 '537 535 527 483 Totals 840 945 914 2699 Team average 2689-^900 ALLEN CAFE Hillier ...:... .199 . 181 180' 560 :nimbholz ....172' 169 181 502 Johlen 171 161 242. 574 West . ...148 173 137 458 Dobbs 189' ^169 175 533 Totals 879 !853 895 2627 Team average 2627--876 HELENE MADISON CRACKS MARK 13 CHICAGO, April 8. UP--Here's i Item of news that isn't news at ;HeIene . Madison, Seattle swimming' star, cracked 'still another rec- rd last night In a race against me In the Illinois Women's Ath- tlc club, sho swam the 220-yard ree style event in 2:36 1-5, or five iconds faster than the seven-year Id mark established by Gertrude derle. . 'v '·· Miss Madison, out to crack every world's mark for women, now holds 3 out of a.possible 16 records. Building Superintendent Fiak^ of he state university,' 1 admits having sed a state saw to rip a board, ucb. "important" revelations as this make it look as tho the investlga- on really has been Justified Mar- Khalltowa Times-Republican. " Rock" Finds Extra Money on Platform Becomes a Popular Speaker and Writer. .. STORY NO. 4. Written for Central' Press. By W. R. Knute Rockne's rapid rise to grld- ron greatness as a coach made him ne of America's most outstanding national figures. As such he found ilmself in constant demand by the public. Football fans wanted to see and ;hear about Rockne in. football season "and ."out. ' iV.; ' · - ; ; . ' : , · · ; This- situation, of course, created many opportunities to add to his Income. And Rockne, with three husky young sons and a daughter as well as a wife to provide for, like any other father and husband, took natural advantages of these opportunities for the well-being of his : family. On Lecture Platform. One course of income, aside from lis comparatively small salary as "ootball coach r was lecturing. His dynamic, witty talks made him a much-sought after-dinner speaker and he was kept busy during the off season appearing at banquets and luncheons. . · Those millions who could not see Hockne in, person came to know the ioaeh's volcei thru the medium of ils many radio , broadcasts; which, y last autumn, had become weekly affairs. · Rockne's writings were another medium by which the talked to the lost of football fans and others. At ils death, he had already written an autobiography, and many magazine and newspaper articles.- Only last autumn Rockne became dentifled with a South Bend brokerage firm. He immediately took a keen, active Interest in this new enterprise of his. Possessed Amazing Energy. Having already made one aeries of nstructlve football motion pictures Cnute was on his way to the coast o discuss the production of more alkies .when the transcontinental ilane in which he was' riding fell and mded his career.^ ' In these, years" Rockne's myriad uties and interests astounded even his "closest friends. "How. does Rock stand up under the strain?" they asked. There was but one answer -- Rock ossessed amazing, boundless nergy. ; EXHIBITION BASEBALL By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ATLANTA^-Chicago (A) 7; New York (N) S. COLUMBUS--Boston (A) 20 j Co- unibus (AA) 5. . LOUISVILLB--Cincinnati (N) 6; Louisville (AA) 2. . KANSAS CITY--St. Louis (A) 4; :ansas City (AA) 2. GREENSBORO, N. Car.--Rochea- er fl) 9; Boston (N) 7. CHATTANOOGA -- Washington A) 17; Chattanooga (SA) 2. BIRMINGHAM -- Birmingham SA) 9; St. Louis (N) 7. NEW ORLEANS--Cleveland (A) 1; New Orleans (SA) 3. FORT WORTH--Pt. Worth (Ti Chicago (N) 6. MASON, Ga.--Brooklyn (N) 6; Hartford (E) 1. ASHEVILLE, N. Car.--New York A) 5; Asheville (P) 2. New York's regular force has ieen augmented by 8,500 extra de- ectives and patrolmen. Now let a ank robber try to break a traffic aw.--Life. BASEBALL BRIEFS By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WD^BERT. ROBINSON MOURNS LOSS OFXUQUE MACON, Ga.--Manager Wilbert Robinson is In the dumps for fair over the accident that has robbed him of the services of Adolfo Luque, the Cuban ace, for six or eight weeks. The thumb of Luque'a pitching hand is badly smashed. "Just our tough luck to get a wallop where we can least afford to take it," moaned Robbie. - · » . » « ( LEFTY GROVE IS SLACK'S HURLER IN SERD3S PHILADELPHIA--Lefty Grove was Connie Mack's probably starting pitcher In Wednesday's continuation of the Athletic-Phillies city bas eball series..' Manager'" Shbtton Phillies' pilot,- intimated - he might send;Ace Elliott back for another shot at the champions, in view of his success against them last week. The series stands 2 to 1 in favor of the Phils. * * * ST. LOOTS BROWNS HAVE TWO CERTAINTIES WICHITA, Kans.--Out of a maze of uncertainty about the St. Louis Browns, two certainties appeared Wednesday. Walter Stewart will Jpen the season against the Detroit Tigers at St. Lpuis next Tuesday and Wallace (Lefty) Hebert, recruit pitcher; has made the grade. Hebert, dnly 19 years old last-year pitched for Springfield, Mo., in the Western association. · ' ' * . TONY KAUFMAN SHOWS UP WELL ; , Ala.--When Manager Gabby Street of the St Louis Cardinals selected his "big five," Tony Kaufman's 1 name was 'not oh :he list, but Tony has been doing such notable work,of late that he is given a chance to laud a starting job ^before the season is far advanced. ' - * . * ' * PITTSBURGH PDJATES ARE ALL HEALTHY NOW , KANSAS CITY, Mo--Any time anybody mentions it, somebody is sure to tap on wood, L but the Pitts- )urgh Pirates apparently ihave at aat tied the can to the'injury jinx. The squad Is In better shape than It iaa been at any time this spring. Not a man Is on the hospital list * » » · MICKEY HEATH REPORTED RECOVERED FOR OPENING', LOUISVILLE, Ky.--The fear that Utckey Heath, Cincinnati Red first aseman, might not be In the open- ng day lineup next week, because of an injury to his leg, suffered in an- exhibition game In Florida, has been dispelled by an x-ray picture. An examination showed no serious CLEVELAND INDIANS ' START FOR HOME NEW ORLEANS--The Cleveland 'ndians, last of the major leaguers o break camp, were on their.home- ward jaunt Wednesday, jubilant that they finally found their batting eyes in. their finale with New Or- eans Tuesday. They were due at Birmingham Wednesday for a two- day stand;. ; . * * * CUBS TO CAERY ON ·WOMEN'S DAY" SPECIALS. CHICAGO--The Cubs are going ' throw weekly "Women's Day" parties at Wrigley field again this rear. Altha they got a headache Tying to devise schemes to prevent ·lots for free^ducats by the women ast summer, they are not only baci: with the same free offers but are advertising the news to the fariets. BAMBINO MAKES GOOD IN ASHEVILLE ' ASHEVILLE, N. Car.--The Bambino has returned to make good with Asheville fans. It was just six years ago that the' babe, scheduled to display his homerun technique at the local park, collapsed in a big way at the railroad station and was rushed to the hospital with a stomach ache that was felt around the baseball world. As if to make up for the disappointment he caused on that occasion,.Ruth belted a double and single Tuesday to help lick the Asheville tourists, 5 to 2. WASHINGTON FANS TO GET A LOOK AT '31 TEAM WASHINGTON -- Washin g t o n fans were to' get their first look Wednesday at the bail club they hope will finish the season higher than the second place of last year. After the spring training grind' in Mississippi, the Senators were -in the capital Wednesday for an exhibition game with the Boston Braves, their first major league opponents of the year. Sad Sam Jones \yill pitch for tha tome team. FIGHT RESULTS By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS DES MOINBS--Mike Dundee, Rock Island, 111., and i Richie Mack, Omaha, (10) no decision; Johnny Agrella, Los Angeles, outpointed Louie May, Des Moines, (10). INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. --Walter PIckerd, Indianapolis, knocked out Bud Doran, Chicago, (2). Norman Brown, Indianapolis, outpointed Patsy Pollack,, Chicago, (8). FLINT, Mich.--Lou Scozza, Buffalo, outpointed Battling Bozo, Birmingham, (10). And regardless of unemployment in other lines, it is cheering to think that Mrs. WIHebrandt'a fruit juices are working night and day-Judge. IOWA TO INVADE RELAYS WITH 25 HAWKS IN FIELD Small Squad May Be Entered in Kansas Relays at Lawrence. ·. IOWA CITY, April 8.--A wholesale Invasion ot Des Moines for the Drake relays April 24 and 25 is next on the schedule for University of Iowa track and field athletes. - v Because of the .shortness of the trip,'it is likely that at. least 25 Hawkeyes will compete In the carnival, entering practically all of the special events and the quarter, half, mile, and two mile relays. There is a,possibility that a small squad will enter the Kansas relays at Lawrence, April 18. Victorious in the Big Ten half mile relay at the Minnesota games last week, ths Iowa quartet of Dagerqutst, Ferguson, Adam son and Conway is anxious to race at Kansas; and Edward Gordon would like . to defend hia broad jump record. .:· · Excellent high jumping of Gordon and Everett Handorf at the Mlnne- - sota meet presages points in that event' at outdopr dual, triangular, and championship affairs. 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