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The Gazette from Cedar Rapids, Iowa • 13

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The Cedar. Rapids 13 Gasette: Sept. 1858 Former KohawLWiH Help in Football, Too C.R. Leads Coe Cage ob to Fitch Creighton. Thomsen, also a Cedar.

Rapids native, formerly" coached basketball at Coe and highly recommended Fitch for the post left Vacant bylhe sudden resignation of Bob Schulz. 1 The former Wilson star lettered 3 years in both basketball and baseball at Coe. He co-captain of the 1954 fiasketball team which won the Midwest conference titleand was regular catch er on the cham pionship baseball team. The 1954 basketball team, coached by Thomsen, started the chain which led (o 4 conference titles in 5 years at Coe. Upon graduation, Fitch served 2 years in the army.

He played baseball at Camp Chaffee' and coached and played for the Lorraine Dodgers during a 19-month stint in France. "We are very pleased that Bill is returning to Coe, Schwank said Tuesday. Owtetta photo by Tom Merryman. JOEY MEETS THE BIG HAWKS Joe Murphy, 15-month-old son of the Eerl Murphys of Iowa City, got a close look at the two big seniors who hold Iowa's hopes at tackles this season. Shown as the Hawks opened practice Monday, they are John Burroughs (left), 220-pounder from Washington, D.C.,tenf Mac Lewis, 289-pounder" from Chicago.

"Hes proven hia coaching tng freshman last Season, ability during his tenure at was improving daily, al-Creighton. Bill understands though he still remained "a E(d Poppers By Gus Schraderl Bill Fitch, a Coe graduate who returns1 to Coe highly recommended by a former Coe coach, is the Kohawks new basketball Announcement that Fitch, who prepped at Wilson high school, a accepted th Burlington Tuesday, carry-lpost, came Tuesday boon ing i.game leacLpver4rom Coe Athletiq Director Davenport In the struggle toUy Schwank and Tommy -77 (Thomsen, head basketball see which emerges with the coacj Creighton univer- best full-season record. Cedar Rapids mauled Winona, 8-2 Monday afternoon to win 4 of the 5 games in the seires. Davenport dropped both a of a double-header to Green Bay and now goes on the road for its Jast 6 games. ctfitt Bill Hamilton elbowed his way to his 14th victory by stopping the As on 9 hits.

H6 gave up an unearned run in the first, and an earned tally an the 9th. Larry Click led Cedar Rapids at footplate, delivering a 3 run homer to highlight a 4-run sprfee in the 5th. It was Larrys 19th homer of the year, and it left the park by way of the 370-foot spot in center. Cedar Rapids was helped by Roy Scercys 2 errors in right field. The first let John Stratton score in the opening inning, and the 2nd "allowed Bob Knoop to score with the final run in the 8th.

Cedar RaDids plays -Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights at Burlington.l then comes home for the final regular-season games' against Davenport Friday night, Saturday night and Sunday afternoon, For the full season, Cedar Rapids has won 72 and lost 52 for .581, while Davenport has 70-53 for .569. Davenport drew 62,464 Tor the season. CHAMP head basketball coach, and Schwank look ovee.tha 1954 trophies in baseball and attended Wilson high school, championship outfits at Coe. Wins 1st Test Since Buhl Cubs a By Tin AiMflitril Bob Buhl, the missing missed, is back with the fSC Coach -Calls Drills 'Worst Yet I AMES (UPI)-Iowa State college football Coach Clay Stapleton called Mondays workout the "worst practice weve had to Stapleton7Svho ran his squad through fundamentals and defensive work-in 2 sessions, said: It must have been blue Monday." However, he. said sophomore Wingback Mike Fitz--gerald, whose "knee was operated on this summer and was not "expected to play at all, may see action.

The coach said that the Detroit, back, who was named as the outstand- big question mark." Stapleton named a tentative starting team which contained aeaiora, 3 -juniors and 3 sophomores. At the end spots would bj Junior Bob Ancferson anti1 Letterman Gale Gibson; at tackle positions, Senior Letterman Ralph Losee, and Sophomore Larry Van Der Heyden, Moline, at guards. Senior Dave Munger and Juhior Letterman Jerry Schoenfelter, and at center Sophomore Arden Esslinger, Dubuque. In the backfield Stapleton named as tailback, Dwight Nichols, the junior Jrom Knoxville; Harden at fullback; Senior Bill Hill as blocking back, and Sophomore Tom Watkins at wing-back. Record Play Af Ellis Links 1958.

Parks Commissioner Don r-t. a 55. I ii ii .4 4 ma HA .11 1 1A .4 HA RFN1IT5 MONDAY. Hi 55 (non 2 -t llirrnpsrl t-4, S-ti HurllncUM IS. TirsfMT NIGHT.

at Burlington. at tot title Ciroon Bar. 55 I DNEHD A MGHT7 Toetdar aliht. tft National League. While at Creighton, his freshman- basketball team had a 40-1 redord while his baseball team was 30-7.

Fitch will assume his new duties within the, week. Coe starts football drills Tuesday afternoon. He also will freshmpn football coach and head golf coach. Hits Taxa- the Coe program and will fit very well into the campus community. The new job was a birthday present to Fitchs daughter, Tammy Marie, was one year olcj Monday.

Fitch is married to a Coe Margaret Beals, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Beals of Cedar Rapids. His parents, Mr. and Mrs.

D. "Doc Fitch, also live in Cedar Rapids. Playoff Will Be Monday The 5-game playoff between Davenport and Cedar Rapids for the Three-I league pennant will begin next Monday at Davenport. Business Manager Frank Pfaff said the first 2 games will be played at Davenport on Monday and Tuesday nights. The 3rd game is Photo by Otorte Henry RETURNS-S-Bill Filch (right), Coe'i new Coe Athletic Director Wally Midwest conference championship basketball.

Fitch, who also played on both the 1954 May Collars on 8 An all-time record 36,408 scheduled Cedar Rapidsjrounds of E0lf teerr Wednesday night. played on Cedar Rapids The 4th and 5th games. If park course to date in needed, also will be in Cedar Rapids the 4th game Thurs- Randy Has Best Answer TOWA CITY Although picked to finish 6th nationally by Playboy, 13th by Look magazine, 14th by Saturday Evening Post and 15th by Parade, the Iowa football team apparently has few illusions of grandeur as practice opens, Take Randy Duncan for example. Hes had the biggest build-up of any Hawkeye, and his record war- rants it. Last year he broke nearly every Iowa passing record: Most yards gained (1.124), most completed (70), best completion percentage (70 of 119 for .588) and 10 touchdown strikes.

Being tabbed for several tentative preseason all-American teams would put many 21-year-olds up in the clouds. But Randy had both feet on the ground Monday when the Hawks gathered for Pictures and interviews. ulncan We should have better running this year, offered Randy. "Our halfbacks and fullbacks look very good, and we have a lot of dont, think any team will dare concentrate then defense too much against our passing, because we have the running to keep them honest." An interviewer, asked if Randy thought his quarterback position looked stronger now that Mitch Ogiego (a mature sophomore who will be 24 years old on Nov. 20) is on hand as a replacement, Duncan squinted into the shy September sun a second or 2.

then disarmed his listeners with a very modest reply. I'm not sure yet Mitch is JUST a replacement," he said earnestly. Civilization Reaches the Captain You may have thought the big change in Iowa football this fall is the absence of an all-American end, an all-American tackle, a flock of tried and true guards and tackles and 2 sweet right halfbacks. Its not The big change was the wedding of. the Hawkeye captain, John The Nose Nocera.

And the repercussions are only starting. When Nose brought his pretty bride, a former airline stewardess, back to Iowa City it touched off a chain reaction that will be felt all over the Town and Gown of the city. With living in an' apart- ment with his wife, who will guide his former roommate, Geno Sessi, the splendid little halfback with the giant horn-rimmed specs? WhaJ fun will there be at Joes Place without the rollicking, fun-loving Nocera to hold court? Since his better half surely be driving the car most of the time, wonthe lowa Citygendarmes-miss- day night and the 5th gameiGardner announced Tuesday Saturday afternoon. that 7,889 rounds were filed Both clubs have agreed to in August to top the 1957 rec-skip Fraday night, Sept. 12, if 0rd high Of 36,162 in a full the series goes that far, because high school football teams will be playing fo tofh cities.

Regis high of C.R. opens at Kingston stadium Saturday night, Sept. 13, so the 5th game will be Satur- season. Six weeks of play still remain at the public course. THREE LEAGUE.

Freni 18-game winner who was hardly Milwaukee Braves- And right in -Pitching for the first time since May 13, when lie dropped out with a bum shoulder, Buhl won the opener 6f the Braves Labor day double-header with Chicago, beating the Cubs 2-1 with an 8-hitter. He walked only one, struck out 3 and blanked the Cubs' after the first inning. The Bravesost the nightcap 9-3. Their National league lead is now 7 games. Sail Francisco broke a tie with Pittsburgh for 2nd place by beating Los Angeles 8-6 and 6-3.

The 2nd game went 16 innings, longest In the'majors this year. The Pirates, 84 games back, lost 9-0 to Philadelphia after a 5-2 victory. Cincinnati held 4th place, beating StTXouis 9-3 after a 1-0 defeat. The Cubs got their run off Buhl (5-2) on.AI Dark's double and Ernie Banks single in the first. Milwaukee put it away In the 4thr-scoring 2 on an error and singles by Ed Mathews and Hank Aaron, who split 6 of the Braves 9 hits off Bob Anderson (1-1) A4-run 3rd, capped by Bobby Thomson's 2-run single, won the nightcap fpr the Cubs against ex-mate Bob Rush (7-6).

Glen Hobbic (1D-3rd from the Minneapolis Okays Bond MINNEAPOLIS (AP) A 9 million dollar bond issue designed to entire the Wash' ington Senators to Minneapolis won final city approval Tuesday. By a 7-0 vote the city? Board of Fstimate and mn gavpres.dent Cal thVSAenators field to seek American leaguo permission to move the Washington franchise. Griffith will get the opportunity at league meeting in Chicago next Monday. He has not publicly indicated what he intends to do. Jhe bond issue would permit expansion of metropolitan stadium from 21,000 to 41, POO seating would not go, into however, if the city does no gel a major contract Jan.

1. Sheehy Grabs Honors AtCRCCWith 131 Charles Sheehy won low net honors over 36 holes of play Saturday and Monday at the Cedar Rapids Country club. Sheehy had round? of 80-19 67 and 83-19-64 for a 131 total. Cl A tapaUUY. Cedar Rapid' A) i WP-Never.

8cbmltt. Weber. 2 13 A 462 UPappa. Bes! Pitches Watkins to Title SoeclAl to The OAsette WATKINS Bill Best allowed only 7 hits in 2 games Monday as -he-pitched host Watkins to the title in the annual Labor baseball tournament. Best checked-Belle Plaine on 5 hits in a 3-2 afternoon victory and then led Wat at (fight 2-0.

Best didnt give up a run in the final 16 innings of work. Ken Huinker hit tu home run as Urbana throttled Norway, 9-0, in the other first round game. Urban 7, atm rm one non 8 200 Oil 04V 9 P'lk-rtt Huilikfr afternoon. In case the Gnf-jsche-dule js raj clcarICedar Rapids will be host on Sunday afternoon Sept 14 th fostest time bytnal (29 "ds). won Downs, MHw.uk.

-capacity C024 specta- ll.forS Cincinnati hi l.oula first heat the fastest timel Fi (lliei CVdr Kspida (irrrn By Jei title (iAMM Cedar Kapldt Davenport 55inon 1 AMFR Ram a ii. Iowa To Hurl 20 Passes a Game-Evy By Gus Schrader, -IOWA CITY Io.wa may throw an average of 20 passes per game this season, Coach Forest Evashevski warned as his 7th Hawkeye team began twice-a-day practices Tuesday. The head coach, bothered by a bad cold, spent most of Monday being photographed and interviewed by newsmen and making re cordmgs for radio and television. "We averaged about 17 passes per game last year," Evy said, "and well probably do 20 a game this season." The Iowa coach continued to air his worry about the lack of experience in the middle of the line. When an interviewer inquired about his pass defense, he replied: "With the middle of our line as weak as it promises to be, opponents would be foolish to throw the ball.

Asked to name the best prospects at filling the gaps left by the departure of Tackles Alex "Karras, Sleepy Klein, Frank Rigney And Dick Theer, Guards Frank Bloomquist, Bob Commings and Don Bowen and Center Chuck Pierce, Evy listed them as follows: At tackles behind John Burroughs and Mac Lewis John Sawin, 208-pound junior from Chicago who, is "small, but quick on offense, and Bill Scott, 6-8, 235-pound senior from Iowa City who "is not a 'bad blocker but has a long way to go on defense." Guards Four inexperienced juniors who played only briefly last fall. "They "are Don Shipanik, 175-pound- er from Chicago, and Albert Dunn, 195-pounder from Lancaster, behind Gary Grouwinkel at left guard, and Gerry Novack, 205-pounder from Lorain, Ohio, and Tom IN a 185- ppunder from Jersey City, behind Hugh Drake at right guard. 'r Center Better off -than at guard or tackle. Lloyd Humphrey, 198-pound junior from and Steve urner, 1 90-pound junior from Walerloor back up big Bill Lapham. Evy said his 60-man squad reported pxpect-.

ed except for Roger Helm, 200-pound soph from Cedar Rapids who has decided to pass up football to concentrate on hls 'engineering studies, and Ron Bosrock, Junior guarter- back" from Billie CreekT who is not returning. eligibility status of John Brown, fleet junior halfback, and Bill Gravel, last year's starting left half, is still undecided but there is hope both will make it, Brown pulled down a 3.51 average in summer school and needs only to complete a correspondence course. Iowa will hold morning and afternoon practices until just before classes start. Following is the 2-deep roster: Ufl end Curt Mer. JlS tenfnr Him inaflrid, Al Miller, 205, suuiuNuwray -fllrtt, Mich je(r Lana Lon.

1U, senior low City, Left tekle John Burroughs. 330 fntor. Washington, I BtU Srott City. El 2Jb. senior, Iowa City.

210'ftcaior, fhiraco. Ill Left iwarAa ury OrouwlnkeL 31 eulor, Stspelto, Don Bhipaiuk. Junior Chu ago HI Albert Dunn, Junior. Lam a ter, altf mteraBill tihm 170 funlnf Da Mmnn Lloyd Humphrey. U8.

Junior, Chicago. 111 i Sieve 1 urner, lio Junior. Waterloo. Right ggarda -Htiyh Drake senior, Shenandoah Oerrv Novack 3J5 Junior, Lorain. Ohio Tom plNardo, 18 junior.

Jersey City. Rick I laeMew Mar Lewm ISO. senior, Chicago, John Bawln. 25 iunlor. rhiraao, Til.

Chari Lee, JO junior Fair Oak Calll Right ad on floruou. 74 Jun- hj I f- (1 laP in 5.02.7. and the Iowa state flat track rinl fcMJn-1. lrJnhn Tlbbn (2 59 2), tlic semimnln in 01 -V Af Se Nrr.nd wmlm.lB i M'r Jft IoiUT, Vull.n Luutur 1 fv 2 kr.l Mirim Klund.f 1 Mttmun ap, 2 (Jardr Rnjb.Krr., Mll.liikr., i)U Kluitrrm.ll, PR 1 -J UK 01 ThleA Real RnB RnrfifcoffTC TTT 3 Don Wheeler. Canton.

Ill 3. Urn Mhncinaker, NUiacatlne 3 06 8 Fourth heal James Rahnaorh Trar Robert MeFer rV Moiuen. 3 Jerry Templeman, Musrallna Flrat aeatimaln- 1 Tibben. 2. Pottfr, Rreond aemlmaln 1 Rohnsack, i Ban frranelaco at Lo AnfCloA (Nb Only antes aehedolrd RFHVITB MONDAY.

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Ban innelMO gtUi Amclaa. pi, i i mrinnaii I fnd (Mil IA innlnca), American League. hLon al New lark IN), Bsliimoro at Withlnilo INI Only gome oeheduied. A REMITR MONDAY, Rootofi 4 Si New 5 ark t-4. Detrult )Ri Kansas ity, 41, Bailimoro S-1 55ahloton A-l.

-iimlsnl t-7l Chtcaso 41. aMr WFIINEBDAt Boston at Now York Kanaaa It? at leveland (N), I 55aehluiton lN, De BaJtimoro hleogo At tctroil tV. New York it Ti'r LteooUnA putting overtime parking tags on his windshield? And will the city government collapse without his contributions in parking fihes? I Remodeling the Nose Ah yes, things are going to be different for Nocera, who started life Iowa as Sleepy Kleins roommate. Already, Ill bet. his wifois tidying up the Noses English.

Forest Evashevski, the Iowa coach who is fond of hiscaptain, recalls what a task it was to curbJohnV command of expressive language whpn t. firsLcame -out forvarslty ha11.Even Sleepy," just back from 3-' year navy hitch, tried reforming Nose. "We were having a ball-handling drill, Evy remembers. "Each back had to run between 2 lines of players, and everyman Would try to knock the ball out of his arms. body-hit BlbW.

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la 3 Jrann Bhealy, Mankaio Minn fhi Qi -j Recant conaolatlon I Bill Demorr. 3 Drlmar Molterneo Divenprt 3 tieorio DelUI. Frecmont. 3 07 riB.lr I. Tihm.

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Ror entm, 3 Kvaih. Demorr, 4 Hohnaat 7 KlosLerman. 8 Donald i Prewrm, Davenport, 9. hhoomaker. 10 Temnfoman -fl 01 7 POnegeTTunTnated 3d seed ed Ann Haydon of Britain, a i A ii Practice Starts; Coach Exhausted eorge Dickerson hasnt tan a t4 nl ki even started his first season as UCLA football coach, and already hes exhausted.

So much so that hes Ip a hospital and likely to stay there several days, His team, meanwhile, ran through its first double work-nit Monday-under the direction of. Bill Dickey sons senior assistant. 8-6, 16-8, to advance to the quarter-final round of the na-tionaf tennis championships Tuesday, Although Miss Hard not seeded In because she has piayingmuhj lately 4th-ranked woman in the Miss Haydqn is BritAin'C top woman player. not betn i renarr unamtng. Hendley afferr (.

1 ork WHEN --low ITOM Mike O'Donnell Olen ChadlijiA. Bl 1 'utimti 7J Ixw net Dr Von I a kum 7 i- 7 Cla B-iLow fro -A4 J'i, 1-1 i C.Hs.AcntgeN, 1-? II I Ii ,5 JJ- 1 I 7 BATTING A SB Ml DR RBI r( 14 MS 11 11 34A 44 ,1.8 47 1 1 1 sir 1 A i .5 81 8 PITCHING, I. IP ER BB HO FRA 11 4 14118 15 Ml IH4 8 18 Ift 4 111 R8 A HI I 1 If If 48 A II HI 118 Mi 48 II 4 -8 .4 4A 184 84 18 74 I i it g. 7 8. 81 51 6 4S 8.40 YOU HAVE TROUBLE Prompt tervica on every make.

We guarantea your satisfaction. STANLEY REEDER RADIO wte TV SIRVICR III 6th St, SI 1M 1-2021 the ball down and yelled, "'Who tid blankety-blank hit me in the-blankety-blank-blankr "I thought it was time to cut down on this kind of thing," so I held up practice a minute while I told John that if he was trying to prove-he was tough by using such 'language he was wasting his bteath. 7 told him and the others we wanted no more of such talk. Now John is a very coachable boy. He's not hard to handle.

He nodded his, head andsaid, coach, but all wanted to know was who the blankety-blank clipped me in the blankety-blank-blank. You can see its going to take Mrs. Noceras most diplomatic air line techftiqud to mould the Nose into a model captain so his grammar will be impeccable when he stalks forth to talk to the referees before Iowas football games this foil. 'TumtoHFC for money service you can trust SCHOOLS ARE NOWOPEN! Protect the Lives of our Children St. raul Mrrrtirjr Innorinre Companjr IIFC, Americas oldest and largest consumer finance company, haa been making prompt loans, in privacy, to 2,000,000 people a year.

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