Friday Evening, May 11, 1362. Logansport, Indiana Pharos-Tribune Nine O'Dell Picks Up Fifth Victory HEAD DOWN—Gary Player, playing in the first round of the 840,000 Colonial National Invitational Golf Tournament in Ft. Worth, Texas, comes out of a sand trap on the first hole. Player finished the nigged opening round with'a two under par 68—one stroke back of leader Arnold Palmer. (UPI) THE PHAROS-TRIBUNE We've just received an interesting report on recreational boating in the country and a quick review of the highlights is of more than usual interest, especially since the annual rush to the water is just beginning. The report covers accidents, numbering and related activities last year as compiled by the U.S. Coast Guard, and in Indiana the totals are somewhat grim. Some 22 Hoosiers died last year in boat accidents and dama^ was estimated at $43,900. Some 61,000 boats plied the state's waterways last year and the number is mushrooming. The type of accidents fatal to most was capsizing, although collisions accounted for the most non-Jalal accidents. And if you're out to blame some hot-rod teenager for all the trouble, forget it— the age of the operators involved in the most accidents averaged between 33 and 36. The most popular boat for having accidents in seem to be open molorboats uijdcr 16 feet in length, a description that fits many a rig. Understandably, the Coas't Guard found that most accidents occur in the peak summer months, especially around July 1, and seem to be most appealing between 2 and 4 p.m. In one study, the report found that those who perished in the water, 87 per cent wore no lifesaving device. TRUE STORY ' DEPT.— Dick McFaddcn of Buffalo has been pretty happy with his fashing lately. Not long ago lie landed a six-pound, seven-ounce black bass, measuring 22 Hi inches in length and 19 in girlh. The beauty was landed from the bank on tho Tippecanoe using a plug. And then there's James Caputo, rural route 5, who brought in two bushels of mushrooms he found Tuesday. afternoon. Yes, bushels. One more. Dick Spencer; of 122 West Linden Ave., dropped by Thursday with an 8 and one-half inch sponge mushroom, found "west of Logansport". Some help. Two new habitat restoration biologists have been appointed for Logan-land counties. They are Edward L. Richardson, 900 South Tenth St., Lafayette, who will serve Pulasld and White counties; and David L. Herbst, 1319 Monroe St., Rochester, who will work in Cass, Carroll, Fulton and Miami counties. Landowners wanting to improve wildlife conditions on their land should contact these men. IT'S THE LAW-No person shall sponsor, conduct or hold any mfllorboat race upon the public waters of this state unless a permit for such motorboat race has been applied for and duly issued by the department or shall violate or fail to comply with any conditions upon which any such permit has been issued as provided therein. We don't have much in boat races in this part of the country, but for those of you interested in that sort of thing there's a special treat coming up Saturday. It's the Central States Schoolboy Regatta at Culver Military Academy which has drawn entries of seven midwestern high schools. Beginning at 1 p.m. there will be competition in single sculls, double sculls, four-oared . shells and eight-oared shells over a mile- long course on Lake Maxinkuckee. The public is invited. WEEKLY FISHING REPORT— Fishing continues to be very good throughout .the stale. Locally, catfish angling is good in both the Wabash :and Eel. The suckers are still running but bass fishing has been slowed up some due lo the high water. Several catches of silver bass have been taken at Freeman and Shafcr Lakes and the Tippecanoe River has come up with a few northern pike shagged. BOWLING AT LOGAN BOWLMOR CHURCH W Grace Lutheran 75 West Bdwy. Pros. 74 Baptist'Temple 73 St. Joseph 73 Calvary Presbyterian 71& 5(i!/ 2 St. Bridget's fill 62 St. Vincent 60!/ 3 G7'/ 2 R. C. Methodist 59 69 Teachers .' 56 72 R. C. Baptist 54 74 9th St. Christian 53 75 Trinity Episcopal 53 75 Team summary: Calvary Presbyterian won 3 from Trinity Episcopal; West Bdwy. Pres- won 3 from Teachers; St. Bridget's won 3 from R. C. Baptist; 9th St. Chirstian won 3 from St. Joseph; Baptist Temple won 3 from Grace Lutheran; St. Vincent's won 3 from R. C. Methodist; Calvary Presbyterian won 4 from Teachers (postponed game). 600 series: Howard Goodrich 197-223-235—655; Roger Belsan 235213-226—674. 550 Series: J. LaTourrette 559; L. Handschu 571; R. Newman 576; C. Button 593; B. Behymer 551; C. Pearson 556; Willard 580. T. Sundy 550; B, 200 Games: J. LaTourrette L. Maroney 203; J. Skelton 205; E. Angle 201; L. Handschu 202; R. Newman 209; C. Button 220205;-B. Behymer 201; E. Shafer 201; C. Pearson 200; P. Starkey 205; B. Willard 218. AT LOGAN BOWLMOR FRATERNAL & COMMERCIAL ' ' W L 67 35 651/2 361/a 55 47 49 49 51 54 60 Logan Harness Scotties TV & Gift Rendezvous McCloskey-Hamilton- Kahle 53 Moore & Crimmins 53 Coca Cola 51 Olsens 48 Spencer's Marathon 42 60 Kroeger Funeral Home 38'/4 63'/i Moose 36 66 Team summary: Logan Harness won 3 from Rendezvous; Moose won 3 from Kroeger Funeral Home; Olsens won 2 from Coca Cola; Moore & Grimmins won 2 from McCloskey-Hamilton-Kahle; Spencers Marahton won 2 from Scotties' TV & Gift Center. 600 Series: H. Smith 614 (208184-224); J. Erickson Jr. 602 (202179-221). , • ' 550 Series: J, Burkhart 559; J, Golfers Avenge Early Loss To Hot Dogs, 13-2 Logansport- had little trouble picking 'up its 14th golf win of the season Thursday afternoon - at Dykeman Park. The Berries turned back Frankfort, a team that had previously defeated Logan, 13-2, The contest, played under adverse conditions, saw only two players break the 80 mark. Logan's Dick Gray fired a 38-38—78 and Frankfort's Steve. Shanks came through with a 79. Shanks dropped Logan's No. 2 man, John Moss, 2-1, for the only points garnered by the Hot Dogs. Logansport now has a 14-5 .season record. The five players used by Coach Harold Jamison in this week's wins over Plymouth, Penn, Kokomo and Frankfort, are probably the individuals who will take' part in the NCC meet and the sectional tournament. The sectional meet will be held at Dykeman Park next Friday beginning at 9:30 a.m. The NCC conference meet will take place at Kokomo on May 21. The Berries close out their dual meet schedule Wednesday with powerful Lebanon, a team that already has one win over the local team.. Summary: Dick Gray (L) 38-38— 76 won 3-0 over Phil Titus (F) 43-41—84. John Moss (L) 41-39—80 lost 1-2 to Steve Shanks (F) 39-40—79. Jim Wickersham (L) 40-43—83 won 3-0 over Neal Dorsey (F) 47-46—93. Don Perfetto (L) 42-42—84 won 3-0 over Tom Stout (F) 47-47—94. Dave George (L) 39-42—81 won 3-0 over Al Marsh (F) 46-43—89. Baseball Standings By United Press International National League W. L. Pel. GB San Francisco 22 7- .759. ... St. Louis l(i 9 .G40 4 Los Angeles 18 11 .621 4 Pittsburgh 14 11 .560 6 Philadelphia 12 11 .522 7 Cincinnati 13 13 .500 7'/ 2 Milwaukee 12 'l4 .462 8'/ 2 Houston 10 IS .385 lO'/j New York 5 16 .238 13 Chicago , 6 20 .231 14'/ 2 Friday's Probable Pitchers Philadelphia at Chicago — McLish (3-0) vs. Ellsworth (2-3). Milwaukee at New York (night) Shaw -(2-1) vs. Jackson (1-3). Pittsburgh at Cincinnati (night) — McBcan (3-0) vs. Jay (3-3). Los Angeles at St. Louis (night) — Williams (1-1) vs. Sadecki (1-1). San. Francisco at Houston (night) — Perry (2-0) vs. Darrell (2-2) or Woodeshick (2-1). Saturday's Games Milwaukee at New York (2) Pittsburgh at Cincinnati, night Philadelphia at Chicago •Los Angeles at St. Louis, night San Francisco at Houston, night American League W. L. Pet. GB New York 15 7 .682 ... Cleveland 14 9 .609' l>/ 2 Minnesota 15 12 .556 1% Chicago 15 13 .536 3 Los Angeles 12 11 .522 3'/ 2 Baltimore 12 12 .500 4 Detroit 11 12 .478 4'/ 2 Boston 11 12 .478 4'/ 2 Kansas City 12 16 .429 6 Washington - 5 18 .217 10' J / 2 Friday's Probable Pitchers <" New York at Cleveland (night) — Terry (4-2) vs. Ramos (0-1) Washington at Baltimore (night — Stenhouse (1-0) vs. Quirk (1-1) Kansas City at .Minnesota (night) — Pfister (0-3) vs. Pascual (4-1). Chicago at Los Angeles (night) — Pizarro (2-3) vs. Belinsky (4-0). Boston at • Detroit (night) — Schwall (1-3) vs. Foytack (0-0). Saturday's Games Chicago at Los Angeles, night Kansas City, at Minnesota Boston at Detroit New York at Cleveland Washington at Baltimore, night lannelly 555. 200 games: J. Burkhart 215; I. lannelly 200; E. Keplinger 202; T. Sundv 213; R. Hall 200. . Here are the sectional records afternoon at the Logansport High £ Event , Record Holder LOO-yard dash — Davidson (Marion) Slrickan (Marion) Shaw (Anderson) 1 Stifle (Kokomo) 19 220-yard dash— Elliott (Kokomo) ] 440-yard run— Ward (Marion) 19, r i80-yard run— Yates (Anderson) Mile run — Crispen (Kokomo) High hurdles— Toye (Kokomo) If Low hurdles— Toye (Kokomo) 19 Pole Vault— Moore (l/oganspor Shot Put— Daullon (Rochcste Broad Jump — Fawcctt (Kokomo; High Jump— Colbert (Kokomo) Geycr (Peru) 1961 880 Relay— Logansport 1959' (Maple, Schweri. Mile Relay— Marion 1961 (Earle, L. Wimis Palmer N Qne Shot FORT WORTH, Tex. CUPO- Amold Palmer, driving to perfection and putting nearly as well, nursed a one stroke lead into the second round of the Colonial Na- iional Invitation golf tournament today, hoping late doesn't play an encore in his -behalf. Palmer, who has never finished better than sixth in this affair, led the opening round once before — in 1958 with a sizzling five-under-.par record tying 65, only to fade to' a 77 the following day and neve r get on speaking terms with par again to finish in a tie for 12th. This time, he posted his sub- par 67 ea-rly Thursday afternoon and let the field shoot at it— in vain. Three Come Close Three players — Gary Player, Doug Ford, and 'Bo Wininger came' within a stroke of him with 88s, and five others nipped par by a stroke at 69 — Johnny Pott, Tommy Jacobs, Jacky Cupit, Jack Nicklaus and Bill Collins. Palmer had his game in a deep groove through 11 holes when he was five under par, but, then his irons started misbehaving. - A bad eight iron shot cost him New York to 1 On Banning o By JACK CUI>DY UPI Sports Writer NEW YORK (UPI) - AL least four and perhaps five public hearings will be held this year by New York's Joint Legislative Boxing Committee as it probes intensely the question of whether prize fighting, live .and televised, should be banned from the state. That was learned authoritatively today, 'a' few hours after Assemblyman Hayward H. Plumadore— chairman of the new hard- hitting committee— had announced that the first public hearing would be held in New York on May 21. He gave out the hearing date after a three-hour committee meeting in a mid town hotel. Plumadore, a Republican from Saranac Lake, N.Y., indicated in his announcement that there would be only two hearings, ai New York and Buffalo, with possibly a third at Syracuse. ' However, one of the other six committee men disclosed today: "Our chairman is using the vel vet glove now. But this is going to ibe the most intense, mature and -fair study of the whole gamu of professional boxing ever made by any slate 1 ." The committee man said defi nitely: "There will be at leas four or five public hearings be fore we make our report to the speaker and majority leader on Dec. 31." HARVEY WINNER MONTREAL (UPI) - Doug -Harvey, brilliant player-coach o. the New York Rangers, today was named winner of the James -Norris Memorial Trophy, as the outstanding all - around defense- man in the National Hockey (League for the seventh, time in the nine years the trophy has been awarded. that athletes are shooting at this School Stadium: Record 1929 9S2 58 . 934 ,. ., ,- -220 ;j .,'.-... .. -507 [939 ,..., 1'587 1942 '. 4'30.8 51 : i4.fj 52 , :20.4 [y 1942 13-2% r) 1961 53-8% 1958 22-4% 1981 . g.i ,'....... 6-1 ait, Johnson, J. Winnsatt) 3:32.3 urses Lead a bogey on the 12th and a pulled three iron shot on the 13th cost him another. His eight iron tripped him again >on the 17th and he took his third bogey. Otherwise, he said, "I drove perfect ail day. . .-was in the fairway on all but the 15th when the ball bounced from the middle of the -fairway into the rough. . .and putted very well," Palmer Putts Well His putting was good enough for six birdies and he had three other putts bounce out of the cup for possible birdies. If Palmer can nurse his lead through the remaining 54 holes, he'll add $7,000 to his $52,308.33 bankroll for the season, chalk up his sixth triumph of the year and add another tournament to his list of conquests over courses that have defied him. Thursday's first round play was marred by the disqualification of two players— Mike Souchak, who shot a 72, and Ken Venturi, who had an 80. They both signed incorrect score cards. Soucliak had taken an illegal drop from a road on the 17th and Venturi inadvertently signed his card showing a five on the 17th when he had a six. ' •iold Hearings • Fight Game He added that the state police and their Bureau of CriminaJ In- elligence would aid the commit- ee in its current investigation and that the committee also would have the benefit of inves- igations made not long ago by he Kefauver Senate committee and by the New York district at- :orncy's office. Although a thorough investigation will be made of the recent death of Benny (Kid) Paret from ring injuries, the committee man stressed that this phase of the study as well as all others will be aimed from the "moral standpoint," rather than from the an- 5le of danger to participants. HOOSIERS INVADE TOUGH MICHIGAN By United Press International Michigan hoped to tighten its grip on the -feg Ten baseball lead today in a home game with Indiana, while the other conference .squads battled through a ful schedule. Michigan with . an 8-1 record kept a sharp eye on two' contests involving Ohio State and Illinois, .tied for second with 7-2 slates The Illini host Purdue (3-6), and the Buckeyes visit Michigan Slate (2-6).. Of the top three learns, the Wolverines have the .toughest opponent in the Hoosiers (54). In .other action, Northwestern (3-6) was at Iowa (2-4), and Wisconsin (4-5) was at Minnesota (0-5). Pittsburgh Pirates outfielders, set a major league record by accepting 20 chances in the second jame of a doubleheader_ against ;he Cincinnati Reds on 'July 5, 1948. Giants Regain Four Game Lead By FRED IX)WN UPI Sports Writer Billy O'Dell is one pitcher in a million — not because he has a 5-0 record for the San Francisco Giants — but because he's one fellow about whom Paul Richards guessed wrong. Richards is one of those guys who's never supposed to be wrong when it comes to judging pitchers. He's got a fantastic string of successes with lame-armed and lame-b rained pitchers who couldn't win for anybody but him. And just the opposite is supposed to be true: When Richards gives up on 'em, well, there just ain't any hope left. Richards felt that way about O'DeH's performance in his first .wo years with the Giants generally supported Richards' judgment (8-13 in 1960 and' 7-5 in .961) but this year it's different. O'Dell Wins Fifth O'Dell made it five in a r... Thursday night when hc^pitcned .he Giants to a 6-0 victory over ;he St. Louis Cardinals in a game lalted after 8 2-3 innings by a leavy rain, .the victory restored .he Giants' National League leac over the Cardinals and Los Angeles Dodgers to four games. Willie McCovey hit a three-run lomer and Felipe Alou had a ;wo-run double to lead an 11-hi attack that dealt Bob Gibson his second defeat against three wins O'Dell also held Stan Musial hit ess — leaving the great Cardi- r.al si- 1 ..' still one hit short ol f-Tonus Wagner's all-time league mark of 3,430 hits during a ca man, Burgess (9). Hendley, Fisch- ;r (9) and Torre. Winner — rischer (1-1). Loser — Face (1). HRs — Clemente, Jones, Boling. Micro Midget Races SATURDAY NIGhT 6 Miles West af'Logansport on U.S. 24 Qualifications 6:30 Races 7:30 New Bleachers 'Newlights AH races sanctioned by iN.M.M.R.A. Little league AND Babe Ruth League SASBUAjll , EQUIPMENT WHITS From ... $2.98 SPORTLAND TOTS We Givn Top Value Stompi 515 E. Broadway - Priori. 2310 Los Angeles 000 ,101 110— 660 Houston 100 000 001— 231 Drysdale (5-1) and Roseboro. Bruce, McMahon (9) and Ranew. Loser — Bruce (1-1). HR — Me- ias, Burright, Warwick. American League Washington 000000.001—1 70 Chicago iOO 001 010— 1 7 0 Wynn (2-1) and Carreon. Daniels, Hobaugh (6), Rippelrneyer (7), Kutyna (9) and Schmidt. Los- Daniels (1-4). HR - A. Smith. i Dodgers Beat Colts The Los Angeles Dodgers bea .he Houston Colts, 6-2, and the Milwaukee Braves defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates, 4-3, in other ML games. In the American League, Early Wynn scored th< 2flth victory of his career as the Chicago White Sox beat the Wash ington Senators, :!-!, the Bal'ti more Orioles topped the.Kansa City A's, 5-2, the Los Angeles An gels nudged ' the Detroit Tigers 6-4, and the Cleveland Indian routed the Minnesota Twins, 9-4 Don Drysdale yielded- homers l< Roman Mejias and Carl Warwid but allowed only one other hit ii scoring his fifth victory. Drysdal. retired 17 consecutive batters un til Wai-wick's homer in the ninth Rookie Lan-y Burright homerec for the Dodgers. Frank Boiling's ninth-inning homer gave the Braves their vie tory after Mack Jones' three-run homer in the eighth produced a 3-3 tie. Hank Fischer picked u'| the win for one scoreless inninj of relief pitching before 2,746 smallest crowd in the history o Milwaukee's County Stadium. Wynn Moves Closer Wynn moved within six wins o. his 300-lifetime-victory goal wit] a seven-hit, four-strikeout per forrnance at Washington. A Smith's homer and three blow, by -Nelson Fox led the While Sox eight-hit attack that dealt Benni Daniels his fourth loss agains Major League Results By United Press International National League New York at Chicago, Ppd. we grounds STATE FARMl RATES STAY LOW FOR INDIANA DRIVERS Check Stale Farm's low rates on car insurance! No increase— thanks to the State Farm concept of low rates for careful drivers. And; discounts for 2 or more cars and for compact,cars, mean added savings for many 'Indiana poficybolders. 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Wilhelm (9) and Lau Winner — Estrada (2-3). Loser- Walker (4-2). HR — Gentile, Lau (Only games scheduled) Fight Results By United Press International OAKLAND, Calif. — Bobbj Scanlon, 138, San Francisco, out pointed Ouco Santo, 183'/ 2 , Oak land (10). REAL CUB FAN-Now here's a real Cub fan. Die-hard Al Uir- sen, 72, sits alone in Wrigley Field in Chicago as the New York-Chicago Cubs game was called because of wet grounds. Larscn has not missed a home game of the cellar-dwelling Cubs this season. (UPI) McGill Signs With Packers CHICAGO (UPI) - Billy McGill, Utah's star center who was the Chicago Packers' No. 1 draft choice, has signed his 1962 contract, the National Basketball Association club announced today. The 6-9 McGill actually signed on April 30, but the announcement was held up pending conclusion of negotiations with Frank C. Lane. Lane signed Monday as new general manager of the team. McGill set Utah scoring record with 2,321 points in three seasons, a shooting percentage of '.!>12, a rebounding average of 15 per game this year, and a single game scoring high of 60 against Brigham Young this year. Last year he averaged 38.8 points per game. ERIE, Pa. — Johnny Bizzarre, 134, Erie, Pa., decisioned Joey Parks, 135, Omaha, Neb. (10). RENO, Nev. — Milo Savage J63, Salt Lake, decisioned Cleo Frazier, 168, Stockton, Calif. (10). CHAMP GETS OFFER LOS ANGELES (UPI) - Eder Jofre of Brazil, the world bantamweight champion, has been offered $60,000 to defend his title against Jose Medal of Mexico City, the No. 1 contender, by pro- moier George Parnassus. T h e probable site of the bout is either San Francisco or Los Angeles in July. INJURES THUMB RICHMOND, Va. (UPI) -Jake Gibbs, third baseman for the Richmond Virginians, has been sidelined for a week to 12 days because of a thumb injury. The $100.000 New York Yankee bonus player and former Mississippi All-America football player hurt the thumb while fielding a grounder against Syracuse last Sunday. BEARS INK GALIMORE CHICAGO (UPI)-The Chicago Bears today announced the signing of their (op ball carrier last year, Willie Gah'more, for the 1962 season. Galimore rushed for 707 yards last season, his best production in five seasons, to become the Bears' all time halfback rushing leader with 2,431 yards. Only two fullbacks, Rick Casares and Bronko Nagurski, have gained more yards for the club. Newest way to enjoy Big DREWRYS BEER Now in new, compact, handy glass cans! no deposit—no return Drewrys is the beer that's never too heavy—never too light—always just right! More Flavor... Less Filling ... More Fun! You get all three only from Big D! Buy it in space-saving, money-saving glass cans that protect the wonderful Drewrys flavor. Take one home today! Onwryt Ud. U.S.A., Inc., South S«nd, lr>4., •501 Erie Ave.
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