The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on May 19, 1967 · Page 5
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Wvffiwflto WLJ Courier N«B - nfikr, W»r W, Wf - Edges Hot Hogon Pro Is Surprised By MIKE COCHRAN |the cup. He three putted (or a FORT WORTH, Tex. (AP) —'double bogey, on the same hole Stockton birdied minutes earlier. The «7 left him deadlocked lor Ben Hogan cast a long shadow today as young Dave Stockton 'guided a wind-ruffled field into ! "'8ie second round of the Colonial second with Bobby Nichols and National Invitation Golf Tourna- Mason Rudolph, and a stroke ahead of Masters champion Gay Brewer. No one else broke par on the 7,132-yard Colonial course, although four matched par 70. The quartet included Tom Weiskopf, Dave Hill, Kermit Zarley "fnent. Hogan flirted with a course n fecord Thursday, stumbled at lr j.he threshold, and relinquished the first-round lead to Stockton, !"\y 10 equaled the record with a i-65. The fjve-under-par effort was and Dan Sikes. fS.tockton's first competitive 'round here and surprised no one ! liiiore than himsef. In fact, he i Didn't even expect an invitation '?p play here. * » Deane Beman, making his pro debut alter an illustrious ama teur career, was one shot hack | at 71 with Julius Boros and six others. '."', Hogan moved down the 17th ."f&irway fiveunder par as Stock-' t? ,tbn putted out on the final hole. ~A huge gallery, held back by 10 .marshals and two policemen, fanned out behind Hogan. P Hogan's second shot caught a | trap guarding the green, and his I Defending champion Bruce Devilin fired a 72, as did Jack Nicklaus. Arnold Palmer, with a faltering 39 on the back stretch, was in at 73. Winds gusting to 25 miles an hour and temperatures hovering in the 90s contributed to a num- /IAJOR LEAGUE STANDINGS By The Associated Prew NATIONAL LEAGUE Cincinnati .. St. Louis ... Pittsburgh ., Chicago .... Atlanta ..... S. Francisco Philadelphia Los Angeles New York .. Houston W. L. Pet. G.B. 24 11 17 11 17 12 16 13 16 IS 16 16 16 18 14 12 .607 .586 .552 .516 .500 .467 .400 .370 .303 314 4 5 6 6V4 SCA Bangs 5\Y STEPHENVILLE, Tex. (AP) -State College of Arkansas launched a 12-hit attack here Thursday that beat Southwestern Oklahoma State 11-5 in the first round of the NAIA south- Okie State blast out left him 25 feet from |ber of high scores. DALLAS fIGHT TONIGHT Title Gate Is Short i . DALLAS, Tex (AP) - A late fcurge in ticket sales may boost 'the world's welterweight title w'fight between champion Curtis j 1 '' Cokes and challenger Francois )' Pavilla of Paris into a paying proposition tonight. I But it's no worry to either J since they have guarantees, Cokes getting $35,000 and Pavilla $7,500 and expenses. • . *• *- r Kenneth Hayles, who Is promoting the fight for the Greater Dallas Spdrts Association, is quite interested though. He checked up at the close of busi- ...ness Thursday and found there _was.almost $40,000 in the till. "I believe about 60 per cent of the gate will come in sales today abbut and that $100,000," •would mean said Hayles. "That would be fine. We need $65,000 to pay expenses." It was a trim • down from Hayles'. previous forecast of 10,000 paying customers and $131,000 but still was much more than most experts were predicting-6,000 paying $70,000. Cokes defends his title for the second time in seven months and he is a solid favorite to take out the eager young man from France because of superior height and reach and adeptness at the counter punch, plus what even the enemy camp concedes to be the best uppercut in the business. * * * Pavilla, according to his manager, Jean Brettonel, will make the fight with a flurry of punches from start to finish, concentrating on the body. "No question in view of the style Cokes uses (counter-punching), we will have to make the fight or we will not win," said Pavilla. Chicago .... Detroit .... :an. City .. ew York . Cleveland .'. Vashington Saltimore . ioston .... Minnesota . California Clay Spends Hour in Jail HOUSTON, Tex. (AP) — Cas-1 ministerial deferment. He con-Sius Clay is scheduled to stand; tends-he boxes only 10 per cent :trial June 19 on a charge of re-[of the time and preaches 90 per- fusing, to be. inducted into the'cent. * * * Clay was in jail Thursday for Army. U. S. Dist. Judge Joe Ingra^ham set the date Thursday . iwhich is two weeks later than 'the original June 5 date but six :weeks earlier thin the Aug. 1 'date the former world heavyweight champion's lawyers had sought. * * * In denying the requested Aug. 1 date, Judge Ingraham said •Clay's defense had been given adequate notice to prepare for trial since the indictment was returned May 8 and because the issues in the case are not complex enough to warrant a con- to be 'inducted into the Army April M. He claims he is a Black Muslim minister and should be given a I tinuance. r- Clay refused about an hour in Miami on a traffic charge. Clay, was arrested as he .drove his 1967 Cadillac along a Miam street with his chauffeur at his side. He was kept in the booking section for an hour until he made $75 bond on .charges of failinj to have • a driver's license an< not keeping a promise to appea in court. Clay waited in jail until thi chauffeur, Reggie Thomas, re turned with the $75. He then lef by a side door. A jail official said the arres was made without incident aw there was no undue incident a the jail. Thursday's Results Philadelphia 7, Cincinnati 1 Pittsburgh 5, Atlanta 3 Houston 6, San Francisco 2 Only games scheduled Today's Games St. Louis at New York, N Cincinnati at Philadelphia, N Los Angeles at Chicago Pittsburgh at Atlanta, 'N San Francisco at Houston, >N Saturday's Games St. Lbuis at New. York, ,N Cincinnati at Philadelphia > Los Angeles at Chicago Pittsburgh, at Atlanta, N San Francisco at Houston, N JACKSON, Miss. (AP) Second - seeded Joe Adams of England, Ark., defeated Wally • - - La., 6-0 35 .junior veterans class of the Southern Lawn Tennis Association tournament here Thursday. ?7JDavidson of Lafayette, La., ?•? 6-1 in semi - finals of the western regional baseball tournament. State College plays New Mexico Highlands at 1 p.m. today. The tournament runs through Saturday. Southwestern Olahoma 002 201 000— 583 State College of Arkansas 302 213 OOx-11 12 1 Williams, Waller (5) Looper, Colton (7); and Jones Wickersham (5) and McCrotty. W - Wickersham. L - Williams. AMERICAN LEAGUE W. L. Pet. G.B. .704 .643 .500 .481 .481 .467 .448 .448 .429 .424 Ump Powders Her Nose... By WILL GRIMSLEY |sy-eyed, back to the bench. NEW YORK (AP) — Mrs. (More whistles and cat-calls. Be'rnice Gera < of Jackson!Bernice doffs her mask and Heights, N.Y., has enrolled in a'blows a kiss to the crowd). Florida umpires' school with the! "Wonderful people," she mur- intention of becoming baseball's murs, to no one in particular. first female major league urn- * * * Joe Pepitone, his black hair curling around his ears am neck, strides up to the plate. 'Who does your hair, Joe?" pire. It could be interesting. Scene: Yankee Stadium, Yankees vs. Red Sox. Players and fans are fidgety because it's 15 minutes past starting time. Head ump, pacing up and down the first base line: 'Where's Bernice? She's behind asked Bernice. "It's cute." "Pierce at the Plaza," replies Joe, beaming. ."He also does Jackie Kennedy." Thursday's Results Washington 2, Baltimore 0 Only game scheduled today's Games Minnesota at California, N Chicago at Kansas City, N New York at Detroit, N Baltimore at Washington, N Cleveland at Boston, N Saturday's Games Minnesota at California, N Chicago at Kansas City, N New York at Detroit Baltimore at Washington Cleveland at Boston .Bill Rohr of the Red Sox the plate today." [burns a fast one over the plate • i „ « j "Ball one!" the dulcet call o Moments later, Bernice sash- Bernice rings out. ays into the ball park. She isj Catrfier Mike Ryan winces wearing a dark blue miniskirt'and mumbles an epithet, and tight-fitting blue jacket. A A curve catches the corner, hostess-style blue hat sits sauci- "Ball two!" says Bernice. ly atop her blonde hair, which 1 Two more spin over the plat falls page-boy down to her ter. "Ball four!" Pepitone, sur shoulders. prised, ambles to first. Rohr, smoke pouring from hi. ears, storms off the pitcher", head mound arid Ryan wrenches of his mask and throws it violentlj (Whistles and cheers from the crowd). Bernice!" barks the ump. "You're late." MINORS— TEXAS LEAGUE Thursday's Results El Paso 9, Dallas-Fort Worth 8, 11 innings Amarilla 7, ARKANSAS 5, 10 innings Only games scheduled Standings W. L. Pet. G.B. 22 9 .710 — 18 13 .581 16 16 12 9 know," Bernice replies softly. "I've been to the hair dresser's. You wouldn't want IP: coming out looking like a mess, now, would you?" The game gets under way. Things go smoothly for a while. 'Strike two!" chirps Bernice, with a lady-like fling of her right arm. •What?" fumes Carl Yas- trzemski, his fuse ready to pop. "Strike! Why, you blasted, unmentionable, unprintable broad.... "Shame, Shame, watch your anguage," chides Bernice in a Amarillo El Paso cittenish voice, wagging a deli- [batter's box, gasping for breath cate finger under the outfield- "To the underground shelter ARKANSAS .4 .533 5% .500 6& .387 10 .290 13 Friday's Games Austin at Albuquerque 2 Dallas-Fort Worth at El Paso Amarillo at ARKANSAS Albuquerque Austin .... Dallas-FW 14 16 19 22 er's nose. "Remember you're in mixed company. A grown man deep "It's just my perfume swallow, pops weakly to first ! Paris Temptation. Thirty do base and gropes his way, glas- j lars an ounce. Isn't it glorious? PACIFIC COAST Seattle 3, Indianapolis 1 Denver 7, Oklahoma City 6 Vancouver 6, Portland 1 San Diego 1, Phoenix 0 Tulsa at Hawaii, rain INTERNATIONAL Syracuse 5, Buffalo 1 Richmond 7, Columbus 4 Toronto 4, Rochester 2 Jacksonville 2, New York, NL,1 nto the dirt. Not a hair is ruffled on Ber nice's pretty head. 'I couldn't really call Joe oul now, could I?" she apologizes 'He's sweet." * * * The Red Sox bench throws tantrum. Bernice takes out compact, calmly" applie Passion Red to her lips and in bigh-pitched voice says firmly "Play ball!". Don Demeter, reeking of to bacco juice and perspiration comes to bat. Suddenly he grab his throat and steps from th shouldn't talk like that." Yastrzemski takes a men, we're being gassed by th enemy!" Demeter panics. "Relax," says Bernice soot] ingly. IIMIIililiMMfM A Line About — Fishing By WOODY The weather is wrong and ;he water is right. Then the weather is right and the water is spread all over creation. This has been the worst spring season, weatherwise, in many years. Even On the letter days, the winds have )een blowing steadily enough .0 cause a lot of unpleasant- iness. As one man sald,"If you want to go fishing, you just have to go anyhow and make the best of the situation." * * * Wapanocca is about the only lake in this area not affected by the rising river and the heavy rains. Several people reported fairly good catches there this week. Doc Brewer, Johnny Fleitz and Mr. and Mrs. Earl Walker strung limits or near limits of crappie. One fisherman said he didn't enjoy the trip too much because he kept thinking about all those good fish in the restricted area. There was an unconfirmed report that 58 fishermen were issued citations in the one day 400-Pounder At the Arena Four - hundred - pounder Et Younger is carded to team with Treacherous Phillips agains iorsica Joe and the Great Ya maha in the tag team wrestlin) main event. at Legion Arena next Tuesday night. Younger is a seven-footer. In the supporting match it's Dewayne Peal vs. Jack Rico. Buddy Chandler is referee. Judo King Retires UTRECHT, Netherlands (AP — The three-time winner of th world heavyweight judo title Anton Geezink, has retired because of knee injuries. Geezink 33, also captured the champion ship of his class at the Toky Olympics. PARIS (AP) - Mrs. Bill Jean Moffitt King of Lon Beach, Calif, is seeded No. 1 the women's singles for tt French International Tenn Tournament starting Honda; Roy Emerson of Australia is to seeded in men's singles. Jr. Hi Optimists Nail Birds; Lange Girls Click In a game that was highly competitive for four innings,! Miss Newcomb's Optimists defeated Eisner's Blackbirds 17-7 yesterday afternoon in YMCA Junior High Girls Softball League. Blackbirds drew first blood on a two-run first frame, after holding Optimists scoreless in the upper half. Birds still held a 2-1 advantage going into the third, when Optimists slammed four hits for four runs, and were a- bead to stay. Two crucial miscues in the fifth, them which would have got out of the inning, cost the Birds, as Optimists took advantage to chase across nine markers. Next game in this league is Tuesday, Bolin's Blue Jays vs. the Optimists. Lange girls banked up a big safety margin in the early stages and went on to defeat Sudbury 17-11 in YMCA Grade School Girls Softball League yesterday afternoon at Sportsman's Park. Winners posted one run in the first, but hammered 11 in the second. Subs took over after they had wrapped it up with five in the third. Sudbury first found the scoring combination in the third, when five hits produced five runs; then had a six-run frame in the fifth on only one single. Fairview and Central are to wind up the first half schedule this afternoon (with the exception of a rained out game to be played Monday between Fairview and Lange). BIG MONEY ON A BIG PLYMOUTH!^ Foryl Valiant! Belvedere! NOW AT THE LOWEST PRICES OF THE YEAR! . "61 "MOTOR CO. Highway 41 N., llyHieyille, Ark. or fishing in the reitfteted res. * * * Tom Holstead, Jim Lurn and Fred Williams reported (air atches of Grapple at Midway lis past week. * * * The state police taid the erry was closed at Cottonwood Point, but the ones at aruthersville and Portage- Hie were still operating. Thost fishing Kentucky Lake md Reelfool should check >efore leaving on a trip to nat area nett Week. It could ave a lot of extra driving when you drive to one ferry nd find it closed down and then have to go to another. Surprise* .. Jim Beam has pleasantry surprised people since 1795. With a Bowrbon taste that it Mi-bodied and, at die smw! time, smooth. Beta's noet? It's a scoret A fomwb that's been passed on from fether » son for six generations. The imute the world's finest Bourbon -ana 1795. 8MRMN VWiKtT DtSWRfBMD I Car Racing At Osceola Stock ear racing Is offered it the Ovftolt Spee* way tonl|ht. Th* l»t*-nwrnim report: etnditkm of the dirt track it eieeltent. Rices are to start at 8:30 and time trials at «:30. Thla is Central Daylight Time. • • • Sunday night the speed scene thills 16 the Blyth* ville Speedway. 130,000 Sellout LONDON (AP) — Scalperi have been reported asking fill for tickets priced at l»,8o for next Saturday's Soccer Cup final between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur. It is the first final ever between two London teams, and Wembley Stadium ia expected t» b« a 130,00 sellout NOTICE OF COMMISSIONER'S SALE Pursuant to the provisions of a decree which was rendered the Chancery Court of this District and County, In a cam* lerein pending, wherein Sewer Improvement District No. 5 of IB City of Blytheville ...., plaintiff ertain lots and tracts of lands which are delinquent for Sewer ssessments for year 196* defendantt the undersigned commissioner of said Chancery Court men- oned above, will, within lawful hours on May 31st, 1967, offer or sale at public auction to the highest and best bidder, upon a redit of three months, at the front door of the court house In UN ity of Blytheville, Arkansas, the following property:NAMES AND ADDRESSES OF SUPPOSED OWNERS Of PROPERTY DESCRIBED HEREIN Jamie Jones Marshall Lo' No '*,. Blo S k ,. N ™ * RFD No. 8 Box No. 931 «. R, Alken. Sub Div. Pine Bluff, Arkansas oseph Miller, M. D. 1118 Craft Road Memphis, Tennessee iethena Williams RFD No. 3 Box No. 48 Steele, Missouri ilinnle Green 1803 Jackson Street City Folui H. and Marie Moore 211 West Roosevelt City Annie & Estelle Smith 6053 Mable Avenue St. Louis, Missouri Willie Mary Hall 2739 Thomas Street St. Louis 6, Missouri Frank C. and Betty Peel North Fifth Street, City Nancy Jones 1220 S. Clark, City Talents, Inc., General Delivery, City Jeffie Orr c/o Jeff Orr RFD No. 1 Box No. 2» Luxora, Arkansas Walter Powell RFD No. 1 Box No. 350 Charleston, Missouri Jim & Lela Brocks RFD No. 2 Box No. 31 City Willie Burns & Archie Lee Smith General Delivery City Carrie Eddlngs 2013 Harmon Street City Robert & Frances Clark 808 S. 15th Street City Charles i Elizabeth Frazier, P. 0. Box No 934, City Dina Givans c/o Fred Williams P.O. Box 1*». 1072 City Ora Bs 1703 W. Freeman Street City Charles Bedford 1743 Charline Street City Allie & 0. C. Johnson S 46' Let No. 8 Sam Barnes Addn., Lot No. 15 Blk "A" Ed B. Cook Sub., Lot No. 2 in Block No, 8 Elliott Addn. Lot No. 3 in Blk No. 8 Elliott Addn., Lot No. 7 Blk No. 19 Elliott Addn., Lot No. 9 Blk No. 3 Fulgham Addn., W 400' S 275' N 8/27 Ae. SHi SE SW Section 1H6-11 Lot No. W Larry lit A«n. Lot No. 18 Larry 1st Addn. Lot No. 24 and 25 Larry 2nd Ad* Lot No. 55 Larry 4th Addn., Lot No. X Lirry 5th Addn., Lot No. 10 Lee Addn., Lot No. 3 Jaclc Mlchell Adda, Block No. 3 Lot No. 2 X L. O'Steen Addn., Lot No. 10 In Block No. 2 J. L. O'Steen Addn. Lot No. 4 Blk No. J Rebecca Patterson Sub Lot No. 12 Blk No. 4 Edwin Robinson Addn. Lot No. 4 Blk No. 13 Edwin Robinson Addn., Lot No. 3 Blk No. 18 2145 W. Lake, Apt. No 511 Edwin Robinson Addn., Chicago, Illinois Lot No. 19 Blk No. 2 Wilson 1st Addn., Christian Relief Club General Delivery City Horace 4 Ella Gray 5511 Ruthelene Los Angeles, California Virginia Caldwell Jackson General Delivery City Joseph H. Miller M.D., 220 South Claybrook Memphis, Tennessee Joseph H. Miller, M.D., 220 South Claybrook Memphis, Tennessee George and Bill Wilson General Delivery City Ivan Williams 62S Beale Street City Carrie Jonet 936 S. Itth ftnet Lot No. 3 Blk No. 4 Wilson 1st Addn-, Lot No. 9 Blk No. 4 Wilson 1st Addn., S 11%' E 109' Lot No. 2 Blk No. 9 and B 105' Lot No. 1 Blk No. 9 Wilson 1st Addn., Lot No. B Blk No. 9 Wilton 1st Addn., Lot No. 6 Blk No. 9 Wilson lit Addn., Lot No. 14 Blk Ne. J Wilton 2nd Addn., 'Lot No.» HE No. J Wilta M Addn., Lot No. I Blk No. T Wttsoji Ira AQQB., Joseph H. Miller M. D. 220 South Claybrook Memphis, Tennessee • . The purchaser at Mid sale win be required to 4* teal with approved terarity to secure the payment .of hie Md, and » lien will *lw be retained en the fnoerty *••*«. DONNA MCICCO 'CoiTwiisataer fa Chaaeeiy Marcus Evrard, IX Wert Walnut Street, Blytheville, Arkamte . Attorney tot Plaintft l/tt,*

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