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2 The OTTAWA HERALD | Monday. May 4, 19591 Jimmy Dykes Puts Detroit ./ Into Action By JOE REICHLER Associated Press Sports Writer It's too e*rly to call Jimmy Dykes a mirecle manager but the 62 • year • old, cigar-smoking Sir James must have a Midas touch. Look what the likeable little round man did just 24 hours after he had been appointed the Detroit manager. He took a sadly disorganized Detroit team, brought an outfielder—Charlie Maxwell—out of the managerial doghouse and a pitcher—Don Mossi—out of the overworked bullpen and proceeded to lead the cellar-dwelling Tigers to a stunning doub'.eheader sweep over the New York Yankees. The scores of Dykes' auspicious debut were 4-2 and 8-2. , Thus, in one day, Dykes won as many games as his predecessor, Bill Norman, had won in the pre vious 17. Giving reeling ball clubs a shot in the arm is nothing new for Dr. Dykes. Last August 14, he succeeded Birdie Tebbetts as manag er of the .last place Cincinnati Reds and directed them to fourth place finish. Dykes, of course, didn't pitch and didn't hit. The pitching wa taken care of by Frank (Yankee Killer) Lary and Mossi; the hitting by Maxwell. Lary and Moss: allowed only eight hits apiece The first game triumph was Lary's 17th in 22 lifetime deci sions with the Yankees. He whipped them seven times las year. Maxwell walloped four consecu tive home runs to equal a major league record. Three of them came in the second game, during which he drove 'in six runs. Be fore Sunday, the left-handed Max well had hit only one homer, in pinch hit role. He had lost his lef field job to Larry Doby becausi of a batting slump. The Yankees, who now have los five in succession and nine o their last ten, now rest in seventl place, 6*4 games behind the Amer ican League leading Cleveland which split a doubleheader wit! Washington. After Jim Grant ha< pitched the Indians to a 5-0 tri umph in the opener, Hal Grigg of Washington outpitched vetera: Mike Garcia 3-1 in - the nightcap. Get Second County Title TOMY LEE REACHES DERBY WINNER'S CIRCLE—Winner of the run for the roses — and in winner's circle — is Tomy Lee, with jockey Willie Shoemaker up. Holding Kentucky Derby winner's head is owner Fred Turner Jr. Veeck Plans To Keep Swapping CHICAGO (AP) — "We're going to keep trading until we come.up with some he".p," said Bill Veeck after he swapped Ray Boone for Harry Simpson of Kansas City Sunday. Veeck, who controls the Chicago White Sox.with his 54 per cent of stock, was dickering with Baltimore Manager Paul Richards after his Sox dropped a 4-2 decision in 10 innings. The Simpson trade was the see ond in two days for the Sox who earlier sent pitcher Don Rudolph and outfielder Lou Skizas to Cincinnati for Del Ennis. Boone, came to Chicago from Detroit last May. Lee Harrison Says... Shoemaker Gets Much Credit For Winning Race By ORLQ ROBERTSON Associated Press Sports Writer LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP)—Willie Shoemaker made the right choice when he selected Tomy Lee over Sword Dancer • as his Kentucky Derby mount. The English-bred Tomy Lee beat Sword Dancer by a nose. But had the four-time national riding champion selected Sword Dancer, he still would have been right. That was the opinion of trainers today after one of the most thrilling of the 85 derbies at Churchill Downs. Tomy Lee's 71-year-old trainer Frank Childs, said, "That eigh inches (the margin of victory) makes a great horse out of Tomy Lee. However, I think that if we had switched jockeys (with Shoemaker on Sword Dancer) Ihe other horse might have won. I'd Kansas city have to give it to him." J^...^."If you don't get Shoemaker it ^asriingion' ooks as if you might as well not un," said Moody Jolley, trainer Detroit' f Dunce, who finished seventh in le 17-horse field. "Boland had le race won but Shoemaker utrode him." Elliott Burcli. trainer of Sword Jancer, icfused to answer when asked if his horse would have woi ad Shoemaker been in the sad die in place of Bill Boland. Burc earned only last Monday lha Shoemaker had decided on Torn; ,ee instead of Sword Dancer Shoe also could have ridden Roya Orbit. "I know our horse, runs muc better for Shoemaker," said Dr Jock Jacoy, West Coast veterinar an who attends Royal Orbit. Other trainers also said the ;hought Shoemaker would have won on either of the first two lorses. 'And that isn't taking anything away from Boland," said one. 'He's a great hand rider. But Shoemaker has that little something extra." Pictures of the race show that Shoemaker shifted his whip to his left hand in the final yards, gavej Tomy Lee three cracks and then] literally lifted the Texas-owned' colt under the wire with a great hand ride. Boland claimed he was othered by Tomy Lee several mes in the stretch but the towards, after reviewing the pic- ures and holding up the official ecision for 18 minutes, said there as not enough contact to warrant hanging the order of the finish. First Landing, the 1958 two- ear-old champion and a slight hoice over Tomy Lee, trailed by nother 2Vi lengths for third money. Despite the respect for Shoe- laker, a number of the horses vho trailed Tomy Lee will take nother shot at Fred Turner Jr.'s ce in the Preakness May 16. 'hey include Sword Dancer, First Banding, Royal Orbit and perhaps Dunce and Open View. As for the derby, Tomy Lee ran he 1V4 miles in the fast time of -.02 1-5, earned a net of $119,650 or the second richest purse in he race's history and ran his otal earnings to $371,617. He paid $9.40. Get Your Car Ready for Vacation-Time We Have Factory Trained Specialists Who Can Take Care of... ALL Types of Transmissions Hydromatic Powerglide Turboglide Dynaflow Ford-O-Matic FREE Checkup and Estimates Given MOORE CHEY-OIDS SALES & SERVICE 412 S. Main CH 2-3640 Baseball Scores AMERICAN LEAGUE W. L. Pet. Cleveland 13 5 11 8 11 8 11 8 11 10 7 9 Is'ew York 7 12 . 4 15 .722 .579 .57S .579 .524 .433 .363 .211 Gf 2', 2V 2V 3> 5 i Sunday's . Hesults Detroit 4-8, New York 1-2. Cleveland 5-1, Washington 0-3. Baltimore 4, Chicago 2 (10 Inn'gs). Kansas city 7, Boston 3 . Saturday's Keculti Cleveland 5, New York 2. Baltimore 3, Kansas City 1. Boston 5, Chicago 4. Washington 15, Detroit 3. Tuesday Games New York at Kansas City (N). Washington at Chicago. Baltimore at Cleveland (N). NATIONAL LEAGUE W. L. Pet. Williamsburg's speedy Panthers an off with thfcir second straight Franklin County League ; r a c k championship by scor- ng 95V4 points at Cook Field, Ottawa University, Saturday morn- ng. Appanoose was second with >3^, followed by Pomona with 37. Richmond tallied 18 points; Prince- ion, 15; Lane, 12 and Rantoul had 'ive. The track crown gives the Panthers a clean sweep of Franklin County League athletics. Coach Louis Coppoc's charges took the football and basketball titles, also. In all, ten records fell in the meet; All records are based on performances in last year's meet 'Burg had the top four scorers] in the meets. Big John Thornbrugh, 6-2, topped the field with 14 points. He won the broad jump and shot put and took second in the javelin. Point totals do not include relays. Roger sowers tallied 11 points for the winners, while Richard Cromwell and Harry Van Valkenburg had 10 each. Don Miskimon added eight to the totals. Keith Gilliland had 9Vt points for Appanoose. Miller of Pomona scored 9 and Leland Kueser and Jerry Brock tallied 7 each for Richmond. 'Burg took 11 first places and which years. was the first in several scored in every event. picked Second- up two Henry Aaron May Be On A Climb Toward Real Fame By JOE REICHLER Associated Press Sports Writer This may be the year in which lenry Aaron establishes himself s one of baseball's greatest right landed hitters, alongside such arnous sluggers as Rogers Horns>y, Harry Heilmann Ed Delehan- y, Sam Crawford, Jimmy Foxx, lank Greenberg and Al Simmons. All the Milwaukee mauler did Sunday against the San Francisco Hants was hit a single and two lome runs. He scored three runs and drove in another with a sac rifice fly as the Braves won 9-4 to Milwaukee . . San Francisco Cincinnati . . Los Angeles , Chicago . ... x-Pittsburgh . Philadelphia . x-St. Louis 10 , 11 11 12 . 10 10 8 9 6 .625 8 .579 8 .579 6 .571 .500 .471 8 10 .444 5 15 .250 GB x-Does not Include tuspended game of Hay 3 with St. Louis leading Pittsburgh 2-1 at en uot 7 innings. Sunday's Results Cincinnati 6-1, Los Angeles 3-T. Chicago 4-4, Philadelphia 3-5. Pittsburgh 4-1, Et. Louis 3-2 (1st game 10 innings; 2nd game suspended after 7 Innings). Milwaukee 9, San Francisco 4. Saturday's Results Pittsburgh 2 ,St. Louis 1. Cincinnati 16, Los Angeles 4. San Francisco 8, Milwaukee 5. Chicago 4, Philadelphia 3. Tuesday Games St. Louis at Philadelphia (N). Chicago at Pittsburgh (N). Ear. Francisco at Cincinnati (N). Los Angeles at Milwaukee (.N). regain first place from the Giants by half a game. Aaron is batting an even .50C with 36 hits in 72 times at bat He is tied with teammate Eddie Mathews for the league's horn run leadership with 8; he leads in hits, is third in runs scored with IS, tied for third with 8 doubles and tied for fifth with 20 runs batted in. His slugging percentage is an incredible .972. If he continues even near his pace, Aaron is a good bet to capture the triple crown—home runs, runs batted in and batting percentage. He has won all three titles but never in one year. Cincinnati and Los Angles were in a virtual tie with the Giants for second place following the split of their doubleheader. The Reds won he first game 6-3 and the Dodgers ;ook the second, 7-1. Chicago maintained its .500 lev' el, dividing a pair with PhiladeV phia. The Cubs won the opener 4-3 and the Phillies triumphed in :he nightcap 5-4. Pittsburgh de- 'eated St. Louis 4-3 in the first game of their twin bill. The 2ards were leading -1 after 6H innings of the second game, halt' ed by Pennsylvania's 7 p.m. cur few law. The game will be re> sumed June 2. KC Athletics Win Over Boston By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Roger Maris, Bob Cerv and Ralph Terry delighted Kansas City fans yesterday with a 7-3 vic- ory over the limping Boston Red Sox. The A's are in a 3-way tie for second place in the American .ieague. Cleveland is leading the opsy turvy league and New York s seventh, 6% games out of first. Maris and Cerv each contributed a two-run homer yesterdf and Terry scattered eight hits. It was the first time this season the two teams had met. Frank Malzone counted for two scores with home runs. Maris had three rbi's for the day and his homer made No. 5 for this year. Cerv hit his fourth of the year with Maris on. Terry evened his record at 2-2. He struck out seven and walked only one. The Athletics whacked four Sox hurlers for 14 hits. Frank Sullivan started and lost. place Appanoose top spots. Appanoose, Williamsburg, Pomona and Lane will meet the Ottawa "B" team in a track meet Tuesday on the Cook Field track 120-yard High Hurdles: 1. Cromwcli W; 2, Ollllland. A; 3, Anderson, W; 4 Clark. A: 5. Cole, 1* :18.6. ICO-yard Dash: 1, Rol. Wllllston, P; J G. Van Valkenburg. W; 3. Miller, P Shatter, W, 5, AUlc, A. :10.7. Mile Run: 1, Mlsklmcn, W; 2, Ottn •way. A: 3, McKlfresh. W; 4, Lee, L; 5 Mersman. R. 0:01. 880-yard Relay: 1, Willlamsburg; 2 omona; •*, AppanOoie; 4, Princeton; 5, antmil. 1:40.7. 440-yard Dash: 1, Steels, A; 2, Kue er. R; 3, Hal. WllU«on. P; 4, Hud. eaten, W; 6, Oaynor, A. :59. 180-yard Low Hurdles: 1, H. Van Val enburg, W; 2, Kelm, A; 3, Gretencord ; 4, Evani, B*.; 9, Colo, L. :22.1. 880-yard Run: 1, Cromwell, W; 2 hits, L; 0, Moore, A: 4, Barge, Ra.; SOilclchter, f. 2:16.9. Medley P.elay: 1, Wmiamsburg; 2, ppftnocse; 3, Princeton; 4, Fomonr. :29.4. 220-yard Dash: 1 .Miller, P; 2, Rol. VDllston, P: 3. Bhafior. W, and Crump, Sowers, W; 5, AHlu, A. :#.7. Mil* Relay: 1, Princeton; 2, Appa- oosc; 3. Wlliismsbure. 4:11. Shot Put: 1, Thornbrush, W; 2, Mo- vain, L; 3, Kueser, R; 4, Ramshaw, ; 5, Miller, P. 39-8U. High Jump: 1, Ollllland, A. and Ral. Williston, P; 3, Shaffer, W ,and Crump, ; 8, Harrlll and Pointer, Pr. 6-6. Pole Vault: 1, H. Van Valkonburg, W; Mills; A, and O. Van Valkenburg, W: OotUchtmer, A, nnd Crump. P, 9-:. Javelin: 1, Shaffer, W; 2, Thornbrugh, W; 3, Brock, R; 4, Hull, Pr.; 5, Hess, A. 43-11. Broad Jump: 1, Thornbrugh, W; 2. towers, W: 3, Brock, R; 4, Flshburn, 'r.; 5. Lcderer. A. J9-6M. Discus: 1, Sowers, W; 2. Clark, A: . MIsklmon, W; 4, Anderson, W; 5, Brock, R, 1JO-7. of the Sox ac- of the Boston Final Golf Match With C. of E. Today The Ottawa University golf squad closed its season today with a match against the College of Emporia Presbies at the Ottawa Country Club course. Ottawa will compete in t h t KCAC meet at Wichita Friday and Saturday. Those playing for OU are, Stan Bettin, Steve Sheehan, Paul Girling, Jim King and Darryl Lynde. Girls Practice Wednesday Night Ottawa girl's softball team will hold a practice at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday night at the Forest Park diamond. ' JOHNSON SEA HORSE FOR 1959 MALOTTS JAYHAWK BOATS 116 S Main—Parts & Service Public Sale We will sell at public auction the following located 3 miles south, 1 west of Lone Star, 18 miles southwest of Lawrence, or 3 miles north, 2 west of Worden, or 3 north and 2 east of Globe, known as the Muckey place, on Thursday, May 7,1959 Beginning at 1:00 o'clock p. m. Dressers, beds, mattresses & springs, rocking chairs, dining chair, gas stove, Maytag washer, like new, bedroom set, Westinghouse ironer, commercial size, Coleman gasoline heater, Coleman gasoline camp stove, adjustable dress form, record player, ironing board, flower stand, rollaway beds with mattresses, floor lamp, kitchen table, granite top, apartment size washer, collapsible baby buggy, folding car seat, folding play pen, bottle sterilizer, door swing, piano bench, library table, lard press, croquet set, 16 mm. projector, silver pieces, stone jars, copper boiler, electric bath heater, kitchen cabinets, davenport and chair, canned fruit and vegetables, dishes, pans and miscel* laneous items, bird cage and stand. Antiques — Dresser with marble top, spool type bed, walnut sewing rocker, picture frames, some walnut, horse buggy, good condition, china cupboard, side sofa, chairs, dishes. „ TERMS: Cash. Not responsible for accidents. All merchandise must be paid for before removing. Central HDU Ladies will serve lunch at noon. Mrs. Hugh Boyce, owner Claude Myers, Auctioneer. Howard Wiseman, Lawrence Natl. Bank, Clerk. OK PHOTO SERVICE 314 S. Main CH 2-1541 Where's George? — gone to... fjYassmers To check the new feather-weight summer suits. 6 oz. dacron and wool by Michaels Stern at 65.00. Do You Know We have a complete stock of Delco-Remy IGNITION parts for all cars, trucks, and tractors. CURBY AUTO SUPPLY 424 S. Main CH 3-3224 Insurance On Everything Porter-Spears AGENCY Tom Porter — Phone CH 2-3007 — George Spears SET OTTAWA BOWL 4 N. Main Phone CH 2-9741 Misfits—0 Sq. Harrell K. HarreU UO 104 117 J. Marconelt 100 116 96 A. Marconelt 67 103 113 S. Simmons 131 126 1S1 IteJerts—I L. Hall 137 133 134 B. Hall 82 136 SS I. Jones 121 146 178 K. Jones 131 90 95 O. Simmons 157 153 178 Lout I'oiir—3 V. Foster 153 142 129 J. Hlrd 170 123 144 D. Hird 149 136 175 E. Foster HI 176 135 The Splits—H L. Bennett. 140 138 151 A. Bennett 156 136 148 R. Kaub 116 H7 113 F. Kaub i:s 133 155 MIXED LEAGUE _ Snd. .3rd. .Tilnnhrads—3 J60 178 143 4j(l!j. Martin 185 154 319 S?il w - 31i R. ?*!B. Reusch 153 Mattln 118 Reusch 177 Ilowndraftt—1 E. Kllllon 147 W. 203 42S 401 305 , 44(1 *'• sin v. 4&S< I.uch> Four—3 I. Finch .. 128 133 146 4A2 113 76 SIW 182 200 53!» Blcn Kllllon Blen 113 124 142 128 121 151 112 VT4 172 173 147 39« 37f VTO 462 424 4"7 4711 472 L. Finch 142 \\elburn 137 Lee Wciborn 138 iKInft Plns-1 429IB. Bussell 131 441 ; R. Van Loeucn 134 346 J. Helller 124 416.C. Hettlcr 151 152 103 3S3 185 112 439 80 100 317 147 167 462 134 165 431 146 95 373 128 1J5 377 117 153 43t SALESMAN WANTED M-F-A Mutual Insurance Co. desires a local man ages 25-50 to represent them. Must have good character, be ambitious and willing to learn. Auto, Fire, Hospital and Liability, Business. Financing available. Write or contact MFA MUTUAL INSURANCE CO. Central Building 700 Kansas Avenue Topeka, Kansas Their SAVINGS ACCOUNT of ANCHOR SAVINGS Provides for a Care-Free Retirementl can look You, too, forward to a secure, worry-free future and retire when you want ... if you save systematically Savings. at Anchor Open an Account Today! Anchor vings ^.ssooiation •» NMW. CKy, KMM* f ••• iMurrnM* Co J. DEAN NOFSINGER President North American Hotel Building Ottawa, Kansas Phone CH 2-1400 LEE A. CASIDA Manager Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

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