Altoona Tribune from Altoona, Pennsylvania on February 4, 1935 · Page 7
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Altoona Tribune from Altoona, Pennsylvania · Page 7

Altoona, Pennsylvania
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Monday, February 4, 1935
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SEVEN igh's Fourth Period Rally Overhauls St. Francis ALTOONA TRIBUNE. ALTOONA, PA., MONO AT, FEBRUARY 4, 1938 Catholic H Dazzled Prep Squad Handed 31-28 Reverse Finishing brilliantly In the face Of a 27-16 score against them at the end of the third quarter, Catholic High's dribblers yesterday overpowered St. Francis Prep, 31-28, on the Loretto college floor. TYailing 8-4 at the end of the first quarter, 19-8 at the half and 27-lfi when the third period was over, the locals stuck doggedly to the lob of overcoming the prep- sters. So thoroughly did they do their work that outclassed Prep scored only one point during the lively fourth quarter. Curran, who started at forward and was withdrawn late in the . third period, returned to the game In the fourth quarter as a guard and immediately dumped in the first of his three field goals that featured the close finish. , Less than three minutes remained with St. Francis leading 29-28, when Jim Behe, who relieved Rourke after the latter was. chased on personals, dropped in a field goal to put Altoona ahead for the first time during the game. A passing attack by Altoona, with Halllnan and Rustin as the key men, figured prominently in the last quarter spurt that dum-founded the collegiate quintet. Wol-ford and Curran, receiving down under the basket, flipped in fielders with a regularity that soon overtook the host outfit. Shortly before -the game ended McTagua- and Cessna of Prep had joined Rourke on the sidelines because of four personals. Wolford, playing his first game ' at guard since Coach Norb Rascher revised the lineup last week, topped the scorers with 11 points while McTague' totalled 10 for the losers. Catholic High's offense started to click late in the game after Curran returned to the lineup. He had been withdrawn near the close of the third quarter after a mixup .with McTague. The equad was in charge of Subby Irwin yesterday, Coach Rascher having been called to Chicago Thursday night because of his father's illness. Wednesday night the team meets Re-novo Catholic High at Cathedral hall. Altoona Field Foul T.P. Keystones, Five Kings Crab League Wins ' Keystones with all player participating In the scoring, easily out pointed Celtics 30 to 16 in their Cathedral league duel. Celtics trailed at the half, 20-4. Wherle and Kibler headed the winners, Garritano the losers. ' Outpointed at the half 6-5 Five Kings rallied In the later quarters to nose out Leopards 21 to 19. The game went Into an extra period. McNickol of Leopards and Spalding and Chestney of Five Kings were high scorers with seven points each. Celtics Fid Buck, F Russell, F Keiley, C Garrittano, G O'Haro, G 0 Sicola, F Ardair, G Totals 8 Keystones Fid. Wherle, F '.. 3 Gonter, F 2 NotopouloS, C ....... 2 Kibler, G ........... 4 Weller, G 3 Fl. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Fl. 2 0 0 0 0 Tl. 2 2 2 4 0 16 Tl. 8 4 4 8 6 Former Ring Champs Grace Week's Card Totals 14 2 30 Leopards Musselman, F McNeils, F ... Fusco, C McNickol, G .. Schmithammer, G Totals 5 Kings McNickol, F Leathers, F , Spalding, C . Einkley, G . Chestney, G Fid. . 2 . 1 . 1 . 3 . 0 . 7 Fid. . 0 . 1 . 3 . 2 . 3 Fl. 1 0 1 1 2 5 Fl., 1 0 1 0 1 Tl. 5 2 3 7 2 19 Tl. 1 2 7 4 7 Totals 9 3 21 Referee Fornwalt. Timekeeper Jasmis. Scorer Ray McConnell. Time of periods 10 minute quarters. Halllnan. F 0 3 3 Rustin, F 1 1 3 Rourke, C 1 3 5 Behe, C 1 1 3 Wolford, G 5 1 .11 Doyle, G 0 0 0 Blodgett, F 0 0 0 Curran, G 3 0 6 Totals 11 9 31 St. Francis Field Foul T.P. Bauer, F 2 5 9 Washington, F 1 0 2 Learned, F 1 0 2 Brickley, C 1 0 2 Cessna, G 0 3 3 McTague, G 4 2 10 Marthouse, G 0 0 0 Sabella, G 0 0 0 Totals 9 10 28 Referee: Kerns; scorer: Kraft. Sportsmen Bag 16th Victory Jug McSpaden Pacing Professional Golfers NEW YORK, Feb. 3. The professional golfers' association's "batting averages" for the winter .. circuit today find Harold (Jug) McSpaden, 26-year old Kansas City professional, leading the active barnstorming tournament performers by a half a stroke. McSpaden, winner of the recent Sacramento and San Francisco tournaments, played ten full rounds of golf during January for an average of 71 9-10 per round. Steadiness rather than sensational play accounted for his record. He broke 70 only once. The westerner's closest pursuer was tall Henry Pickard of Hershey, Pa. Pickard averaged 72 2-5. Tommy Armour, Bobby Cruick-shank, Bill Mehlhorn, MacDonald Smith and J. Turnesa were rated in that order ahead of McSpaden but they only played four rounds each. Armour averaged 70 1-4 strokes. SHELF PAPER Large White Sheets 22x34 15 Sheets .... 10c 45 Sheets 25c THE TIMES TRIBUNE CO. 1000 Eleventh Ave, Altoona, Pa. The Tyrone Sportsmen annexed their sixteenth victory of the season at Bellefonte on Friday evening, downing the Y. M. C. A. team of that place by the score of 41 to 28, after trailing the Bellefonte club in the first half. The Tyrone boys hat difficulty in locating the basket in the first two periods and. Bellefonte led at half time by the score of 18 to 14. In the third period Ted Glenn went on a scoring spree and tossed in five field goals to put the Sportsmen into the lead. Crust, Bellefonte guard, led his team in scoring, accounting for eight points. Tyrone Sportsmen Fid. Fl. Tot. T. Glenn, F Gingery, F Lucas, F Troutwine, C. .... McNaul, C 0 Miles, G R. Glenn, G Team Totals . Bellefonte Y. M. T. Caldwell, F , Haupt, F Dry, C MeCafferty, F . Lostu, G B. Caldwell, G Crust, G Team Total3 13 9 1 19 3 17 0 0 0 3 0 6 0 1' 1 2 15 113 18 5 41 Fid. Fl. Tot. 10 2 2 0 4 113 3 0 6 1 0 2 I 1 3 4 0 8 13 2 28 NEW YORK. Feb. 3. P) Two former champions, Lou Brouillard, of Worcester, Mass., and Maxie Rosenbloom, New York, headline 'this week's mediocre national boxing program. The pair will appear on the same card at Los Angeles Tuesday night with Brouillard, former middleweight titleholder, matched to go ten rounds or less with Jimmy Rivers, of Fresno, and Rosenbloom, one-time light heavyweight king, scheduled for a ten-round bout with Johnny Miler, of Des Moines. The schedule: s Monday at Albany, Hookey Jackson, Boston, vs. Joe Lyons, New York, middleweights, (8); William Gold, New York vs. Benny Erlick, Albany, bantamweights (8); at Newark, Tony Galento, Orange vs. Eddie Korolock, Utica, N. Y heavyweights (10) j Eddie Hogan. Waterbury, Conn., vs. Jim Dowl-ing, New York, heavyweights (10); at Chicago, Eddie Carroll, Ottawa, Ont., vs. Gone Higgins, Chicago, lightweights (8); Everett (Young) Rightmire, Sioux City, vs. Pete Da Grasse, New York, featherweights (10); at New Orleans, Eddie Kid Wolfe, Memphis, vs, Tracy Cox, Indianapolis (10). Tuesday at Los Angeles, Lou Brouillard, Worcester, vs. Jimmy Rivers, Fresno, middleweights (10); Maxie Rosenbloom, Naw York, vs. Johnny Miler, Des Moines, light heavyweights (10); At West Palm Beach, Norment Quartes, Hender-sonville, N. C, vs. Jimmy Wade, Orlando, Fla., lightweights"- (10) ; Billy Hood, Orlando, vs. Firpo Hipps, Ralaigh, N. C, middle-weights (10). Wednesday at -Philadelphia, Paul Pirrone, Cleveland, vs. Eddie Babe Risko, Syracuse, middleweights, (10)7 Thursday at Tacoma, Wash., Fred Lenhart, Tacoma, vs. Billy Donahue, New York, light heavy weights, (10): Baby Joe Gans, Los Angeles, vs. Andy Divodi, New York, middleweights (10); at Pat-erson, N. J Paul Cavalier, Pater-son, vs. Larry Johnson, Chicago, heavyweights, (10) ; at Union City, Johnny Canzoneri, Phillipsburg, vs. Jeff Furrone, Jersey City, light weights, (6). Friday at Hollywood, Calif., Jimmy Christy, Chicago, vs. Tony Morgano, Philadelphia, feather weights, (10): at Chicago, Young Joe Firpo, Philadelphia, vs. Frank- ie Sagilio, Chicago, lightweights, (10); at Philadelphia, Henry Firpo, Louisville, vs. Bob Turner, Nor folk, light heavyweights (10). Saturday at New York, Eilly Hogan, Orangeburg, N. Y vs. Nick Pastore, New York, welterweights, (8); Mike (Kid) Frattini, Italy, vs. Joe Gorman, New York, middle- weights, (8). Erie Declines As Scholastic Cage Power MEADVILLE, Pa., Feb. 3.-W With the season heading into its second half, schoolboy basketball teams of the northwestern Pennsylvania area are engaged in a mad scramble for the championship titles of district 9 and 10. ' Erie East, champion of district 10 a year ago and winner in the inter-district playoff, and DuBois, champion of district 9, are finding it no easy job to repeat this season. East is having its troubles in its four-cornered section of the district, and the prediction has been freely made that either Oil City or FarrelI,both of them unbeaten in their respec tive leagues, will dethrone the team that has dominated district 10 five times since 1922. District 9, divided into two sec tions, has Warren, St. Marys and Kane fighting off the leadership of the northern group with Warren out in front by a half game. Brook- ville and Reynoldsvllle are tied for the lead in the southern section. Outstanding games In last week's play saw Farrell defeating Sharps-ville by 26-24, Brookville nosing DuBois 26-25. and St, Marys defeating Sheffield 31-29 and Warren 37-34. Legislator Lined Up with Grid Opponents to Stop Touchdown pro- Blatchford's Quintet at Second U. B. Tonight Blatchford'a Big Five will vide the opposition for Second United Brethren basketeers tonight at 8:30. Blatchford's team replaces Huntingdon who was unable to fill the date because of a league game there tonight. Blatchford's lineup includes such leading city material as Fornwalt, Krise, Weamer, Mower, Nick and Subby Irwin. In a preliminary Second U. B, Jay-Vees will clash with another strong junior outfit WASHINGTON, Feb. 3-WV- The hidden ball play that the Carlisle Indians . thought up had Its counterpart in a bit of football strategy of long ago by Representative Usher Burdick of North Dakotathe disguised football play-; er play. v It really wasn't a disguise, as Usher explains it, but it had the same result Burdick took advantage of the excitement coming after a first down by the oposition to step quietly into their line-up on his own three yard line. He then calmly downed their quarferback for a 10-yard loss. This husky legislator, who lived in the country of the Sioux Indians and . spoke their language, played offensive halfback and defensive end on Minnesota's, western con ference champion elevens of 1903- 04. ' Despite a broken neck which forced him to wear a wire brace while pl.vIng, the 215-pound Bur dick was chosen as all-western end. The westerner could run 100 yards in a shade above 10 seconds. He says he has won lots of money running foot races at county fairs Although he . doubts modern players could get away with it, here's how he broke up the touchdown march in 1904: "Nebraska had first down on our th.rea yard line. There was intense excitement and everyone was so keyed up all they could think about was punching the ball across. "In the general pandemonium, I shifted across and lined up with the Nebraska forwards. When the ball was snapped I tore back and threw the quarterback for a 10- yard loss. And that ended Ne braska's threat." Burdick thinks modern football is more dangerous than the old game, because of the element of speed and power. "We didn't have the , direct pass from center. Every play was CM Evening Prices Any Time .... Matinee Prices 1 5 Except Sat. .. Children Altoona Firms Get Income Tax Rebates Several local firms received income tax refunds in excess of $2,-000, according to the annual report of the Bureau of Internal Revenue. Among the 144 firms receiving the rebates are listed: Second National Bank, Altoona, $2,459, income Shaffer stores; Mountain City Trust company, $3,603, income; Shaffer Stores, $2,101, and Clearfield National Bank, $2,028. The Pennsylvania railroad headed the list of firms receiving the refunds with a' total rebate of$3,-191,038. , POLICE COURT QUIET Other than robbery investigations and non-criminal probes, city police action over the week-end was quiet. Joseph Glmmons, ii Park Place, Juniata, wad arrested by police at 7:15 o'clock Saturday night and is held for police court today on a disorderly conduct charge. Three men were arrested on charges of drunkenness. 4 Industrial and commercial fairs held recently in Guatemala are reported to have been successful. At the Auto Show "DOTTY LINDY" Will do the Flying Split, Tap and Acrobatic Novelty Dance on the Steel Top Roof of the New HUDSON & TERRAPLANE CARS TONIGHT AT 8 P. M., 8:45 and 9:45 P. M. Sponsored By Schulman s Edge Tyrone Outscored from the field, Schul- man's used foul chances to good advantage in nosing out Waller's at Tyrone, 20 to 19. It was close from the outset, the first half ending 13-11. Schultnan's are eager to book additional games. Call 3-9425 and ask for Max. Weller's Fid. FI.Tot. Wolford, f 3 O'Rourek, f 0 Kreiger, f Focht, c Schell, g Snyder, g Smtih, f Sullivan, g Total goals 9 1 19 Schulman's Fid. FI.Tot. Parish, fv 1 4 6 M, Schulman, f 2 0 4 Johnson, c 2 1 5 S. Schulman, g 2 1 5 Barnes, f 0 0 0 Ardire, g 0 0 0 Total goals 7 6 20 MONARCHS PLAY TONIGHT Penn Wonarcha play a return game with the Majestic Avenue Five tonight at 9 o'clock on the V. F. W. floor. The Monarchs challenge strong senior clubs for a game Wednesday on the same floor. Friday they travel but next Monday entertain Martinsburg at V. F. W. February 18 they are dated at Blandburg and on February 20 entertain Williamsburg. - twij KNOWN IN THE STRAND EXTRA'. First A P"" the,,,,,,. 5 Trial.-- tional REVUE Courtroom Stand pictures ptroann on "Lindy .A I ON THE SCREEN FAT WHAT In "CHEATING CHEATERS" FEATUHETTE "WILL ROGERS IJJ ESGLA5D" "STEELINfi'S RIVAL EOMEOS" NEWS n ) T j handled through the quarterback and the backs were close behind the line. Now they get a 10-yard start and they're really traveling by the time they reach the line," he says. Burdick is the first Minnesota gridder to have a son play for the Gophers. His boy, Quentin, was on the 1930-31 elevens ; . TYRONE ENTERS TOURNEY The Tyrone Y. M. C. A. basket-ball team, composed of players from the City league and Sportsman's club, has entered the South Mountain district eliminations and will play the Ebensburg" Y. M. C. A. club at Altoona on Saturday, February 9 Flashes Silence Band Effectively halting every player but Hermesky, Maroon Flashes overwhelmed Keith Band 51 to 15. Linn led the onslaught with 24 points, doubling the totals of Moore and Nankeville. First half ended 21-1. Cutshall starred on the defense for the Flashes, Keith Band . Field Foul T.P. Hermesky, F 6 1 13 Houseman, F 0 0 0 Duck, C 0 0 ,. 0 Hane, C 0 0 0 Plummer, G 0 0 0 Anderson, O .......... 0 0 0 Gardiner, G 1 0 2 Anspack, G 0 0 0 Totals .' 7 1 15 Maroon Flashes Field Foul T.P. Foor, F 0 Moore, F ''. 6 Linn, C 12 Cutshall, G 1 Nankeville, G 5 Hild, F 1 Totals 25 1 0 0 0' 0 0 Moser's Spill Cathedral Shots by Brown, P. Edmlston and Cheers proved the undoing of Cathedral players in their game with Moser's who emerged with a 37-12 lead. D, Fornwalt led the losers with six points. Moser's won the first half 12-7. Moser's Field Foul T.P. Brown, F 6 0 12 P. Edmiston, FC 4 2 10 Moser, C i 13 Wilt, C 1 1 3 V. Edmiston, G 0 0 0 C. Cheers, F 4 1 9 Totals 16 5 37 Cathedral Field Foul T.P. W. Fornwalt, F 1 1 3 G. Glenn, F . . v 0 0 0 D. Fornwalt, C 3- '0 6 W. Mallon, G 0 1 1 R, Segrist, G. 0 0 0 B. Krise 1 0 2 Totals 5 Referee: Robison. 2 12 11 A. M. TO 11:80 P. M. Two Big Attractions TB)AY LAST TIMES TOMORROW FEBRUARY FESTIVAL HIT NO. TWO On the Stage OUR SCREEN FEATURE ft . 1 ' AO0tol 11 est li t H sJJJ k tm i ; - V I fiA Our 3 i J j , f 11A.M., V (SlSv SSiil 1:00, 8:15, lJBS'ajOB flgjr M li.iiiitV LL'CEAAl presents The Famous Canine Comedian "PETE" .The Original "Our Gang-Dog Known and Loved Throughout the Civilized World. 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