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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Saturday, September 27, 1947
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SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 1947 BLYTHEVILLK (ARK.) COURIER NKWS HAGB FIVB Paps Hold Bellevue to 13-13 Tie in Grid Thtttlei- Lutes' Saves the Day For Local Team Blyrhevillc Juniors t Battle Heavy Eleven ' From Memphis School Gionts, Wit/j Their Hopes High, Dream of 1948 Pennant Battle 11V CAUL (United Prrss Sports Writer) NESV YORK. Sept. 27. (UP) — Talking about the 1348 season when the Work! Series is so close at hand is like trying to rciul tlie evening paper with a telesrope. yet no on>; could blame the New York Gianis today for u little long range dreain- ing aboiu next year's pciiimm cam- Agrees Favorites Win In High School BASEBALL STANDINGS NATIONAL Pel. .GIS BY GKOKCiF. CLAKK tCourier News Spnrls filitor) 'i'lin HlythcviHe Jitniov Hijjli School P;i|>OOKCS, spark-! cocky rookie named Larry Jansen. cd by all 80-y;lixl rolum of I Yesterday, the combination wlln ;i third period kickot'l' for Tlic Oiant.s have hlyh hopes for IS48. mainly because of a rack full of big bats and a .strong ritht aim which is hooked securely on to a n touchdown by halfback Charles "Ruff" Lulcs, I. (,lied a hoiivicr Beilcviio .Junior IIij,'li School K(|iiad from Memphis to ii 13 to 13 tie bo- 1'oi'p some 500 spectators at Haley Field last night. Lutes' long Jaunt came I \vhieb the Gianls liope lo overtake i the Dodgers and other National Brooklyn .. bi. Louis ... Uo.ston New York . Cincinnati . Chicago . . Pittsburgh . Philadelpliia I.KAGUK W, 1.. •11 5B . . 88 . . SI . . 8» . . 73 .. 08 . . lil . (JO AMERICAN League adver.sarie.s. was clicking ou all cylinders in a 3 lo 1 victory o\ y er the Braves, whom they -still liavo dim JiojK's ol overtaking for third place. Jansen won his game by holding the Braves to .seven scattered hits and it wa.s .significant that it wa.s his sixth viclory over them and thai lie also heat the '.vurkl diately after the Orange Jerseys j l>ion Cardinals three limes, losing to had pushed across their second and neither club. !ina! (oiu-lulown to forge ahead of Backing up Jansen were the old Ihe Pans by a 13 10 7 score, and !• reliable sluggers, big John Mix; who was tlie kickoff fallow-ill!- this. lh:U hit, hLs 51st homer and Walker he returned for the touchdown. ; Cooper, who got lus asth to account 1 lor the margin ol" victory a.s Ule for New York .. Detroit . Boston . ^ . Cleveland . Philadelphia Chicago . . Washington St. I/mis .. I.EAOUK W L % 50 B3 G!l . . . . ?.2 70 80 71 08 B:i 03 DO :>a in .5111 .55:! 5'M .¥11 .Pet. 12 75 .507 .45 'J .41-1 .-.Wl Yesterday's Results AMERICAN LEAGUE 'Detroit 5, Cleveland 2. iHoslon 3. New York 2. Philadelphia 8-4. 11-3. A challenge Issued by wrestler Hill cniuiy lu licleicc Mike Meroney for k spfclat grudge boxing Lout has been accepted inul will lie tin 1 feature allraclion i>f the Ame- I'ieun l.cgion'.s weekly wrestling program Monday niuhl. The eight-round mnlcli was scheduled alter Canny Is reported lo have issued several cliallciigcs lo Mcroncv lo enter Ihe. tint; against lilm as' a result of n mllns made bv Ihe official against Ciuiny's style (if wrestling. '•'1 tried to lalk HIM out of this • idea of his Inn nolhlnr, will satisfy j him except lo let him take a few- punches at me so I uuess Unit is 1 what H will be." Meroney .staled. Uolli Mcroney and Canny are ; former boxer;, having spent, a ' number of year.s in tlie rinu and • both lire veteran wrestlers Canny. i nt '217-1..nnulj. will hold a con' sidernble weight advantage over 1 Ihe lint 1 , official as well as tin ui;e ' advantage. \ As a preliminary to this match, a j so-minute lime limit, liesl two out ; of three falls wrcs'.lini; bout be! I ween Joe Welch and Red Itob.Mis has been scheduled. '48 Collegiate Football Season Opens With Most Major Teams in Action l!y UilUfil I'ri'ss High .school fooiball swiniB Into lull iou-e under crisp Fall wenther conditions In Arkansas lasl nluhl wllli prarlicuily all llio favorites pulling llivoiiKli with victories. Norlii LiUle Rook Jerked u lusl Ki to 7 decision over 'I'exarkuna nut of the fire a miniile before [he. llnal whisllc. I'nllhiirk Jimmy Ho]K> drove over for Ihe touchdown after guard Carl Woodyear set up (lie opportunity on the 'IVxiirkiiiiu IS-yaiil line. Kl Dorado smirk early for a 7 to 0 cniai'tcr lend Dial slood up for Ihe remainder of Iheir name with llopt\ Hope threatened in the fourth ijtuirtei- bill hogged ilown j On El Donulu's five-yard stripe. 'I'he surprising l-'ordyee team edged onl I'lne lllnfl IV! to !l. l'\ir- dyt-e scond in the .second but was ti'iillinr. 7 to (i ul Ihe end ol the third. The leiiiu rushed Lo a .second touchdown in the linal period nnd I'ine Hluff nddcd a i-ouple of cxlru points by blocking a pmil for Hot, Springs look HIM Impressive The lie was liie first blemish on eilhor teams' record, the Paps having \von their first, Iwo panics of llio season by largo s?oves and the visiting Tenncsscans defeated Treadwell .Juniors of Memphis 1 Lo 0 itl their first encounter last week, and it was the. first time this year that either team had been scored on. Using their extra weight to an ruivanui^e. the visitors outbaltled Ihe Paps on the ground piling up a Lola! of 1C8 yards gained through rushing while the Paps gained onlv 62 yards on the around, nut in the air ihe Paps held the edge completing Sour pusses out of 10 for ;•_ net gain of 81 yards. The Orange Giants ran Iheir homer tolal the year lo an all-time record\ breaking 220. With a reasonable j | facsimile of thai kind of bunch next [year and with one other kid like I i Jansen who could win 20 sanies. Mel [ Oil's crew might have plenty to ; say about the National League pent nam campaign. The Giants beat Johnny Sain, who also was striving for his 21st victory and moved to within 21-2 games of Ihe Braves. Cards Win Tu-o The Cardinals, like greyhounds in pursuit of an electrical rabbil. won • 15 to 3 and 3 to 1 decisions over NATIONAL I.KAGIJE Uc.ston 2, New York 0. Hi. Louis 5, Chicago .'.i. Only games. Today's Games DIXIK LEAGUE Mobile al Houston. NATIONAL LFAQUE Brooklyn at Boston. New York at Philadelphia. St. Louis at Chicago. Only games. A special referee will be employ- 1 'SI Lo 1 victory over Heebe. cd to work these mulches, Mcmncy Smackcivcr c.-.p'.uilUcd on n safe- i | said, but will be announced Inter. ( ly in the Hist two minutes <il play I Starting next week all malche • will mid went on lo defeat Uussellvllle begin al 8 o'clock instead of the usual 8:15. he said. HV liAiu, I'nlk'il I' Spurts Wrlli'i- NKW YOHK. Hcpl. 'J1. lUP)-- Alter a KeatlcrhiB ol tune-U|) gnuies lasl week mid several Important names lasl night, the 11)48 collc- Blule football season opened fnll- blnsl loduy with most of ihe tnujov gridiron powers swinging Into action. Among the heralded football mii- ehlnes due lor unvcillm; were Army, Navy, Illinois, Michigan, Southern California, and Georgia T'och, and sehcdiiled for. second-looks were Texas, Texas A. uiul M., nnd MIs- sisslppl. U. C. I.. A., western representative In lust year's Ito.'.e liowl and ex- peeted lo bo n l>'ar West lender analn. gol oil on the right foot lust'nluht by rli>|»lng Uirwi^U Unvu. 'fi lo 7. Thi! victory over a lllg Nine team provided Ihe llriiins with modicum ot revenue for Ihelr to Illinois In Ihe Jan. 1 classic. Southern California, expecled to provide U. C. \,. A. with stern opposition, opens lodiiy with n conference game against WiisliluglOi -Stale and rules an III 1 - point favorite. Illinois, minus their Hose Dow sparkplug, llnddy Young, Is a 19',; point favorite to run through PltUr )>nn:h at Champaign, 1U.. while Mlehlgnii. reporlcd to Ixi th« Hlg 1 Nine's stronijcst team and second onlv to Notre Dumr> luilEimtlllyj is 11 [f.'-piilnt favorite over Mlelilxan Slnle lit Ann Atl»r. Army, niiiuts Cllenn Davis, Doe Uliineliard. anil many other stars of MIC lust three yeai'.i. Is u i:t'i mint favorite to beat Vlllanova, which opened Us season Inst week jy IrouneiiiK Kings Point, 00 to 0 Snvy, tippearlnii In today's lop In- .ersectloual clash, Is only a three- point choice over Canlfoi'iila at Berkley. Tho Norlh Carollna-Oqoi'ijlii -lapH 1 . a replay of lusl year's V.inar Howl tussle won by tteorgla, Is nitec one of the dtiy'.s best compctlllvi uuiues wllh Cuvullnu Hit' Cuvot'Hi this lime by T, iiolnls. Among tin leiims favored lire Texns over Ore gon, .Southern Methodist, over Hun la Clara, and Oregon Stale ove Utah. Georgia Tech and Tennessee, n hi u loiiuli ^oulheaKtern Confertine game anil the meetings of Texas A and M., and Texas Tecli and Oklahoma A. and M. nnd T'exits Clii'ls- tliin lilKlillght the Houthwesteni program. icctlng Oct. 20. A similar attempt to clc*n the ike'to comiperclal fishing three etns tigo failed when the flsher- secured nn^lnjuuctloii.- THEATRE Manila, Ark. TODAY 'SONG OF THE GRINGO' with Tex Killer Cartoon uiiJ :irii Chapter "l'urpl« Monster Strikes'* Saturday Owl Show 'Dick Tracy's Dilemma" AMERICAN LEAGUE Chicago at St. Louis (21. Detroit, ill Cleveland. Boston at Washington. Philadelphia at New York. Football Gets Under Way In Wonder State in 11 attempts. Memphis Had Weight Advantage HoUi teams possessed hard running IjackfiekU and rock-solid lines and the Memphis' lads' weight was nlioiii the oniy advantage. Tlie Orange Jerseys racked up eight first downs lo the Paps five \v;lh the greater part of these coming- in Hie first half of the game . Tlie visitors drew first blood by pushing across a touchdown in the second qunrlcr with a sustained drive that moved the bill from miri- field. Joe Black, the Bellevue fullback, took Lutes' punt on his own ! 48 and returned to the Blytheville 48. Two attempts at the center of Ihe line netted them' nothing aiirl light end Halliday dropped buck to kick. Instead of kickin.; though. Ifallida;,- found halfback . Jerry Worthy in tlie open and com- | Sunday, Aug. pleted an 18-yard pass for a first down on the Blytheville 35. Worthy knifed through tackle lor three,. Blsck added three more over center and halfback Earl Hawks picked lip a first down on the Paps' 25 on an end sweep. Worthy tore j off tackle for three and Black ! crashed cenler all the way to the • lilythcville nine for a first down. Worthy skirted end for two yards nnd Black moved the ball to the two-yard line on a cross buck. Worthy scored on the next play by slicing off left tackle to give the Orange Jerseys' a. G-0 lead. Hut tlie Paps lioiinced right back anil scornl their first touchdown two [ihiys later. I.utes took Bcllc- vne's kickoff on his own 18 anil refiirm-cl to the 4C. I.croy I*ruitt, Ihe right half pirkctl up two ariniiut end and Lutes 1 pass to Hntchersim was :;oml for 51 yards J and u touchdown. Lutes skirttHl llcllcvuc's Icfl flank (o a«d ihe exlia iMiint ami lilythcville led 7-G. Bcllevut-'s second louclulo'.vii came in the early moments of the third • period after Hawks hail intercepted ; Mel Hay's pass on his own 45 and returned to the Blytheville 10. At ' this point luey opened their aerial I -, offensive which netted them the ' score. ^ Hawks passed to Halliday on the |i?. lilyllieville 25 after taking the ball on a long lateral from quarterback Jeff Mann. -Mann mixed nis plays well and sent Worthy through the right side of the Paps line for six yards. Worthy then passed to Hawks icr two more yards and the visitors were awarded a down by a five yard offside penalty against tho 'paps. Ulack tried to circle end for the core but wa.s held for no gain, and Hen Worthy passed to Hawks for he touchdown. Black circled end .-> convert and Bellevue led by a i 10 7 score. . But on the kickoff following this 'oii'hdo'.vn Lutes broke away down •.he West, sideline behind beautiful 'blocking for the tying score. His pass to Jim Deer for the cxira and i winning point wa.s wide and the I '. score remained tied 13-13. Last night's score was the largest Blytheville I , ever recorded in a Biylhevillc^Bellc- Hutcherson I1 vue game. Tiieir first tilt in 1945 was Wunderlich won bv 'Bollevne by a 7-6 score and Blankenship last year the two teams battled t-j Droke a scoreless tie and if Ihe two teams Phillips keep improving as they have over Prince ( this two year period that "rubber" Deer game is a long way off. D. Reid Taps Strong on Defense Lutes lilytheville'.s brightest point was Pruitt their defense. John Hutcherson. Mel Hay their 165-pound left end was con- Summary: stanlly breaking into the Bellevue bnckfield and upsetting plays. Guards Junior Blankenship and Jerry Phillips turned in slellar performances on the defense, and Fruitt and J. C. Drokc, the center, did all exceptionally good job at backing the line. The absence of Robert Reid, the Paps regular fullback caused a big -,-j; change in the backfleld but Mel Hay and Lsroy Pruitt did a good Job In sharing the vacant post. Dlclt Reid, the second string quarterback I linesman: started the game with Mel Hay I operator. all the time that the Dodgers were out of reach. They made 22 hits, their season high, in winning Hie j tirst game as Erv Dusak hit a three run homer and Enos Slaughter. Marty Marion, Joe Garayiola and pitcher Murry Dickson made two hits apiece as Dickson breezed to his 13th win. Rookie Gerald Staley made his first start a winning one as he outpitclied Steve Nagy in a second game due! in which Miisial made three more hils to boos*, his average to .312. The Dodgers won a game they startc'ci 3y days ago at Philadelphia, 7 to 5. then took a second comcst, 5 to 7. in a "semi-doubleheader." In the opener they completed a disputed game which was ordered played out by President Ford Frick after it was called, on , when the Pennsylvania curfew tolled with Brooklyn ahead 5 to 4 in the seventh. They made two more lallies while Andy Semiriick hht -a ninth inning homer for the Phils. In the regulation contest, three World Series probables, Ralph Branca. Harry Taylor, and Hank Behniian pitche"! sturdily against the Phils, but it remained for Willard Ramsdel to win the game in 10 innings when rookie Gil Hodges sparked a three ran extra Inuiny: with a two-tally triple. Jack Kramer, despite the fact, that he had the cheers of only 315 lans lo cheer him on. pitched the Browns to a 4 lo 3 victory over the Indians at St. Louis ill a rare weekday afternoon game. The defeat kept the Indians in fourth place nnd lessened their hopes of overtaking tl-.e second place tigers, two games ahead, or the third place Fled Sox, one game in front of them. Razorbacks Meet Texans In Little Rock LITTLE ROCK, Sept. 21. lUPi The Arkansas Razorbacks met heavier opponents in their second game of the season here today when 15,000 fans saw them lake the field against North Texas State Teachers College of Denlon. The Texans outweighed the Arkansans 195 fo 184. It was the only game tlie Arkansas team will play in Little Rock Ibis season. The lineups: IBv ('lilted I'rt'ss) College football got into full bloom in Arkansas lortay with lour conference teams taking the Held In'.nd- dition lo the University of Arkansas Rnzorbaeks' encounter with North Texas Slate Teachers in Little Rock. Arkansas Tech cnlerlains Eastern Oklahoma A. and M. at Uus- sellvillc. Arkansas State College of i Joncshoro was host to Southwest Missouri Teachers. Henderson met i Northwest Oklahoma Teachers at ! •JO to lit at liilssellvllle. The -Subiaco Academy team oa^ed lo a 111 lo fl decision over Tor Smith with two touchdowns In Ihe second and third staiwas. Camdeii scored In the second quiii'lcr on a pass ami ronvcrtciU the point for a 1 to li victory over Mitvern. Malvern scored in the final period but fulled to kick the extra point. In non-conference games, Little Hock liiid easy sailing lo ramble to n 3;t to 0 decision over a .Hpringlield. 'Mp. team In Little Reck; and lilythevllle dropped a : M lo n decision to Messlck High School in Memphis Thursday night. Other high school scores last night included: Newport 18 Jones- boro'l; Forrest City M Helena-West Helena 7. Tied Scores Order of the Week I In Missco Football Competition M. at Magnolia. In a great display of power last night, State Teachers of Conway Arkadelpliiu. and Onachlta of Ark- [ A pL rtncnc adelphia buttled Magnolia A. and **nVUn»y» ' f»_ll ^" • __ k.1 _ J *._ rOll VHVGS IHOO TO ng, ae eacers o onway i . . . _. , . blasted the Little Rock Junior Col- j Mil fill flO, rlShinCj lege 4 Oto 0. The Teachers scored • ^v N". Texas Abbey Whitlow ... Hightowcr Coo]>ei- Calc Ijindsey ... Kemplin ., McCain ... Lalicker .. Bardett ..'-. Dinkle Officials: I'os. H.E R.T R.G C L.G L.T I..E Q.B L.H R.H P.B referee. saw Hcndrix College of Conway nose Ctarksville. llendrix scored on a Arkansas .. Canada ... Minor Franklin . Thomas anil conversion in life third. .. Roberts ... Lively . McGahn Duke ... Fowler Scott Campbell ' - c ^VmnninK clmmnion safety early in the gmuo. Both teams rf 2 ,'.,, .„..„!„ Anll Sullivan, Mom- scored in the second lo give lleiulnx J - ...... an 8 to 1 halUimc advantage. Hen- I di is put it on ice with another score Lance (Kansas Stated; umpire, H. Allen (Morningsidel: head linesman, Hohoii (Notre Dame); field judge. Yeary iTcx- as A. and M.I Suggs, Kirby in Finals Of Women's Golf Meet DETROIT, Sept. 27. Louise Suggs of Lilhia Springs, Ga., winner of the National Women's Open and Western Amateur titles this year, shoots for her third crown tortny when she mecls Dorothy Kirby of Atlanta, Ga., in the finals of the National Women's Amateur golf tournament. Both Miss Suggs and Miss Kirby won impressive victories yesterday to gain the final 36-liole round. The 23-year-old lass from Lithia Ace Golfer Bobby Locke Is Favored to Win in Chicago's Tom O'Shanter CHICAGO, Sept. 27. tUPl — Bobby Locke, the South African golfer who has won an average of S1.764 ill each of the 13 American tourneys, was favored lo lake S5.- 000 more onto his take in the 2nd annual international • tournamenl opening of Tain O'Shanter today. Locke faces seven of America's best, including defending champion -ill I Sam Sneacl, PGA titlcholder Jim •~ „_ i Fcrrier. Master's Champion Jimmy Demarct. Open Champion lx?w Worsliain, Lloyd Mangrum. Ben Hogan and Johnny Palmer. The eight players will so 18 holes today and 18 Sunday with the me- dalist winning the $5.000 winner- lake-all purse. Each contestant will receive $2.000 for expenses. Fine Horses Die That Others May Escape Disease SALE. N. H.. Sept. 27. CUPl — Eleven more thoroughbreds, victim.--: of the deadly swamp fever epidemic today wove scheduled to be executed within the next 48 hours at Rockingham Park as officials c.p- Umislicnlly announced a now pro- ram designed to lift the month- long quarantine. Six horses were executed yesterday, bringing the number des- Iroyed to 11 within Ihe two days in an effort to stamp ou' the fever. The new program based on tcs'.r lo determine health will be put In force in an effort to free some nofl thoroughbreds who are quarantined currently. The fever already has claimed 5(5 horses in New England. phis. Tcnn.. basketball star this lo say: I "iiootlegging In Kansas and farming in Nebraska are the most pop- , ular spcrls, while hunting nnd fl.sll- ! hii; are preferred over football in Arkansas." The women were In Arkansas a:; part of a 27-slnte survey sponsored by a southern sports publication, n an effort lo find out what sulj- criliers want to read about. Interviewing 50 to 75 adults daily n Arkansas. They learned that res- dents of the Wonder State rank heir sporl.s this way: hunting, fisting, baseball, loothall, and, siirpris- ugly enough basketball last. Hut in East Arkansas they say .he emphasis is even more deli- litely placed. The East Arkansans ircfer duck hunting, and tho North- Arkansans prefer (pijiil. The;/ lislcd sports preference.'; in the nine stales which Ihey have ready visited as follows: Arkansas —hunting; Oklahoma — basketball; Texas—rodeos; Mississippi — hunt- in 1 ;: Georgia—football; Illinois — lishlng: Missouri—football; Nebraska farming: and Kansas baot- Taking Ihelr cue from the Bly- Ihevllte 1'iips-lH'Ucvne unme which ended m a 1:1-i;t tie lust night, live other football teams In Mississippi County and .sinioiindliii; territory bullied lo deadlocks in games ycstcrdny and lasl. night. The only name In this vicinity thnl ended with a victory was Ihe -:huwnee-\Vest 'Memphis (III at Joiner last night. The Indians omiied over the Ciiltcnden Conn- Inns by a 20 to 7 se.oi'e. The Indians completely outclassed the West Memphis scfuad chalk- lip 10 downs to their opponent's five ami drove across touchdowns In the first, third and ourth periods tor Ihe victory, first against one loss for the season. Lowell Coffman, the Indians' halfbuck, pushed across the gamer. 1 llrst touchdown on an eight-yard plunge in the first quarter after fiU-yuld drive had moved the bull from Shuwnce 40 yard line. Quarterback Jones pussed to rl(-,ht em! 1)111 Ralph for the e.xlrn point. West Memphis lied Ihe score the second sierlod on u pass Interception at inldfield, with tlie Interceptor niclnv; 50 yurds lo score. A pass mini Ibe <|mirlerbark. to tin right, end wa.s cooil for the extra point. Indian t'assi-s <:lick The Indians scored again in tin third period ufler a series of shor |..issc.s from Jones to right half b-.u-k Chniles Walker hud movei Ihe ball lo Ihe West Memphis two Walker plunged over from llicrc I score. Jones plunged Ihe line in another Katun In Hi? County hist night, the Osccola, Sc- inlnolcK battled to a 7-1 dead- look "t Oscoola. AU scoring was done. In the third quarter of the game with Ilald Knob drawing first blood. A crushing ground attack by nlfbiick.s IMnkett and Oreeu uiovecl bull to Osceoln 35 ynr(i line here Piiikett scored on an off cklis Jaunt. The, try for extra oint wa.s {good and Bald Knob led -0. : The Semlnoles scored their touch own In the third period on u. pass rom (|iimlcil)ack Bobby R«ld 16 •ft end Henry Griffin. Halfback liiimy Sluinoyfelt crashed cciilcr ai- Iho tying point,. Kclser nnd Dycss battled to a 3-13 tie In their «inne at Kalsci eslerday afternoon ami Haytl liel«, he highly favored CarutliersvlUi Igers scoreless hi Ihelr game Ir Jamthersvllle Insl night. Springs, capilali/.ing on her unerring putter, defeated highly-rated t pick up Ihe extra point and glv Shaw-nee u M lo 7 lend. The final touchdown cnmc In th last quarter on a 45-ynrd pas Jones to Walker lo the West Mem phis five. Jones plunged over froi there lo make Ihe .score 20 to The game ended with the fiidiat threatening u tourlh tonchdow on the visitors one yard line. jome Board Schedules horseshoe Lake Hearing LITTLE ROCK. Ark,. Sept. 2'I (UP)—The Arkansas Game am Pish commission will hold a public, hearing Wednesday at the Crittenden County Court, House in Marlon to discuss Ihe possibility of closing big Horseshoe Luke lo com-, merclnl Fishing. Tlie Orltteudeti Comity Inke Is one of the most popular fishing spots in Arkansas, e.spt'clnlly for visitors from Tennessee, according lo Commission Secretary T. A. McAmls. The meeting Is being held to hear aiKUincnts for und agftius the proposed move from Critl-enden County landowners nnd fishermen. It will be directed by the commission's Supervisor of Fisheries Joe. Kognn. Following the hearing, the matter will be taken to the game and fish commissioners at the next Bucs' Front Office Pulls, Double Play in Job Shift PITTSBURGH. Sept. 27. (UP) — The Pittsburgh Pilule front office engineered a siiappy-double-play today when it announced that Hank GrcenberR would be given "lots of consideration" for the vacant managerial job and then turned around Grace Lenczyk of Newington. Conn., i and placed him and the entire play- starting at fullback. Reid substituted several times during the contest as did Mac Hay, Mel's twin brother and both turned in good perfor- ! malices on both offense and defense. A public address system has been installed in the press box at Haley ' Field through the courtesy of the | Fred Caliihan Radio Service an-l ! was used to announce substitutions [ and ball carriers' names during last ; night's game. J. P. Friend oper- ' ales the system. Starting Lineups: Pos. Bellevuc . L.E Brown . L.T Billings . L.G Anderson . C. ... T. Halliday .R.G Johnson .R.T Butler . R.E. .. E. Halliday .Q.B Mann . H.B Worthy . H.B Hawks! .P.B Black Substitutions—Blytheville: Mac Hay, Richardson, Griffin. D. Cobb. and Criner, Bellevue; Davis. Wade, and Walker. Scoring touchdowns—'Blytheville; Hutchcr- 5011 and Lules. Bellevue; Worthy anrt Hawks. Extra points — Blytheville; Lutes. Bellevue; Black. Score by Quarters: Blytheville .....' 076 0-13 , Bellevue. 0 6 7 0—13 1 ' Officials — Dukic Speck (Ark. ' State) raferec; Tye Adams, (Ark. ] State) umpire; Herb Chllds, head- i and Paul Human, clocl: | 4 and 2 while Miss Kirby ousted tlie veteran Estelle Law-son Page of Chapel Hill, N. C.. 4 and 3. ing personnel on the waiver list. Officials emphasized lhat no successor had been chosen for Billy Herman, who "resigned" as Pirate pilot Thursday but John Galbrcatli, 1 reportedly the club's biggest slock-; hnlder. said Greenberg "will get lots of consideration" as manager of the Buccaneers in 1918. Shortly after Galbreath's statement, tile entire team, including Greenberii and outfielder Halph Kiner. who has SI home runs thus far, was placed on the waiver list. The move, however, was regarded as having little significance, especially in the case of Grecnberg anil Kiner. BLYTHEVILLE LEGION ARENA WRESTLING LOWEST ADMISSION I'RICE ANYWHERE! Reserved Seats on Sale at the Legion Arena from f. p. m. Every Monday 5c _ CHILDREN 1Bc Monday, Sept. 29th RQX SPECIAL MATCH BOXING 8 ROUNDS Bill Canny Wrestling Joe Welch vs. Red Roberts 90 Minute Time Best 2 our of 3 Limit •Falls vs. Mike Meroney New Starting Time 8:00 P.M. ^ Tractors Suffer From The Cold r Too! Don't leave your tractor out l ''is winter. You know from |>:ist oxpt-ric-nce that Ihe weather is exceedingly hard on all farm machinery. Play .safe! Have your tractor wintcri/.cd in our modern shop. We use the latest I'aclory app.-ovcd methods. Then provide adequate shelter for your tractor against the elements. He-member—"A Penny Saved Is a Penny Earned!" 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