Pampa Daily News from Pampa, Texas on February 18, 1946 · Page 4
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Monday, February 18, 1946
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01 15 Golden Gloves Bouls for Tille, Dallas Fa voted Has Chaflcfe far Tftli CagetsMwi Texas A&M Monday, tS, Golf Feud Siill Goes <m Between Kelson, Hogan NgW OtlLEANS. Feb. 18.—(/P)— Byron Nelson is still a bit ahead of Ben Hdfah in a 20-year rivalry whictt'Sta'fted in a contest for a caddy championship and developed into ft duel for top place in American FORT WORTH, Feb. 1ft— (/P)— Fifteen bouts, eight of them for championships, will close the tenth annual Texas Golden Gloves tournament here tonight with Dallas expected to win the team championship. A .crowd of 8.000 to 9,0(50 is expected to jam Will Rogers Memorial coliseum to see Gilbert Areche de la Cruz of San Antonio put his flyweight title on the line against Henry Kagawa of Houston while j new champions are named in the seven oilier divisions. Wanna Make Sumpin' of Iff There also will be seven bouts determining third place winners. latest iricident is Nelson's j There will be no consolation fight st-fetich driVe which broiight him aj)n the heavyweight division. victory in the $7,fiOO New I Already more than 21.000 fans have seen the Golcien Gloves bouts'. Thn show opened Wednesday night, clrrw 4.000 and each card has registered an increase with (5,733 turning out Saturday night when finalists were determined. The tournament has drawn its largest attendance in history. Orleans open tournament Sunday, he had tvnil'nd Hogan by two for the first three rounds. Nelson's 33*33—G6, six under par nfid one off the Ciiy pnrk courso fccofd which he holds jointly with " Hfenty i'lcard, apparently took the ftcfetl 6u't of Little Ben, who has n reputation on his own for gallant ! Dallas, already boasting 17 points, finishes. ' nns f° ur Ashlers in tho finals. San kelson's total was 277. Hogan Antonio, with 13 points, has three hafl 282 i ancl Houston, with 12. also lias i Hbg-an, still on the links when three. Fort Worth has two in the Nelson finished, went five over par finals while Wflco. Corpus Chnsti, on the last nine, losing three of the Beaumont and Abilene each shows strokes on the last four holes. ! one. Fort Worth, Beaumont and Ben's round was 35-38-73, one j Corpus Christi each has eieht -films above par for the 6539 yard course. I Winners of tonight's finals will The victorv was Nelson's third in go to the tournament of champions Hobby home Cintorson, 11- months-old American-bred bulldog, looks part winning first prize at Westminster Kennel <*lub show at Madison Square Garden. He is property of Mrs. Hobert S. Home of New Brims* wick, N.J lour starts this year, and the $1500 price brought his total winnings to $6,500, only $10 behind Hogan who has won two out of seven. Ben got |l,«0d yesterday. Hos- Monday Niaht Cage Calendar Missouri Vnlloy SI. 1/nuif; II HI. H-udli-y Tci'li. OlIllTH Ariibnma al Tnlnnc. kalimin'/f*o Ci>ll<-ri' n( AUirttn. Hope nt Almu. IfalnbridKC NTC al Valley Kon pital. Culver Stockton nt Carthage. Wnfte Forest nt Cntnwlin (Thorn- /.insville). Gentrul Normal nl Karlham. Cbiicoreliii (St t,.) nt Washington U •(St. L.) Elizabethtown nt Hnvorfonl. Georgia U. ftt Florida. Hamline nt Great Lakes. . Wisconsin lit Illinois. MaVisfielcl at Ithaon. T6le<!o a(: MiifBhull. Northwestern nt Minnesota. ftipon ut Monmouth. Western Kentucky at Morelicad (Ky.) Sttlsrn at Fairmont. Tenh'eRSee ftt Variderhill. YcHhiva at llofstrn. at Chicago. Sports Round-Up Work Out Deloyed By Pacific Tour ;MNAMI, Pia., Feb. is—r/p>—Bin Vdlselle, husky right-handed pitch- ier, worked out with his New York Giants mates Saturday and said his delay in arriving here was due to a USO tour of the Pacific, from which he only recently returned. BULL JOHNSON SIGNED CHICAGO, Feb. IS— W)— The Chi- SeaTs have announced signing of William orville (Bull) John- fcofr, former Southern Methodist uni- veirlsty gii'ard and blocking back, for the- 19% national football league s'e'asoh. The Bears will use 208- pound Johnson at guard. TOMORROW ALRIGHT "Dependable ^//-VEGETABLE LAXATIVE By HUGH KULIERTON, .TR. NEW YORK, Feb. 18- -(/(')— DOCK anybody know how many baseball fan;; there are'—We don't menu the | total utttndunce, but how many of the millions who live in major or minor league territory who actually go to one »• more games a season. l 3 ro!e.s.sioiuU ba.sebull has been "on sale" since 1869, Init so far as We have been able to learn, only one hall-hearted attempt has been made to conduct a consumer survey—In 1935 Bill Brandt, then head of the national league service bureau, conducted one of those opinion-sampling affairs whi:h included some, questions on attendance. FIGURING THR FIGURES Brandt received 828 answers to his questionnaires, which the ex- perls figured was about half the number distributed—Of these 828 people, 40G said they hadn't seen a tall game tha't reason—Another 262 hud attended ten or less and from there the answers went up to one guy who had attended 125 games and three who had seen 100 each— Assuming that ihs folks who didn't answer Weren't interested in baseball, these figures would show that 75 percent of the people "sampled" definitely weren't baseball fans— Another 14 percent were lukewarm and only 11 percent saw more than ten games—Baseball doesn't need to worry about that guy who saw 125 games; he's incurable. INVITING DISASTER When Henry Prnka made his speaking debut as Tulane coa^h before the Brown Derby club in New Orleans he told the fans: "I want you football fans to know that if i remain in a $20,000-a-year advisory you see anything going wrong at post to Bert Bell, the new com- thn games or if you think up a missioner. See the Pampa Music Store for your amplifiers, microphones and pick-ups. Pampa Music Store 214 N. Cuyler Phone 689 Dr. M. C. Overton and Dr. J. W. Howze Announce they have resumed the practice of medicine and surgery. Office 303 Combs-Worley Bldg. Day Phone ]Q30 Nite 680 Fishing Tackle, Bowling Shoes, Tennis Supplies, Models & Supplies, Hand- Painted Neckties, Games 'Dominoes, Cards, Sweatshirts. New merchandise arriving flally. Shop ou* store. The Sportsman Shop BMns-F. E. Bivins , Foster Phone 677 Southwestern U. Winner, but Two Weeks Yet To Go By The Associated Press Southwestern university holds the Texas conference basketball championship although there still art two weeks of play remaining. The Pirates clinched the title last week by beating Texas Christian college and Texas we.sleyan batting for that spat. Bob Hamric of Southwestern is lending the individual scbrers With 142 points, but Jimmy knight of Howard 'Payne or J. E. Smith of Abilene Christian might overtake him in their four rertialniifg games. Knight has 83 points and Smith 75. Last -Week's results: Southwestern 19; TWO 16. Austin College 34, Howard Payne 33. ACC 58, Austin college 21. ACC 41, TWO 17. Howard Payne 50, McMurry 46. Southwestern 62, McMurry 36. McMurry 37, Austin college 18. This week's games: Tuesday—TWC vs. Howard Paym at-Fort Worth (X); Southwestern vs. University of Houston at Houston; ACC vs. McMurry in ACC gym, Abilene. Friday—TWC vs. Austin college at Sherman (Xj; Ace vs. Howard Payne in Brownwood. (X)—Conference games. Veteran Executive, Coach, Player Quits NEW YORK, Feb. 18.—(/P)—After 30 years in the game as a player, coach and executive, Elmer Layden has said goodbye to football. L.\yden resigned a month ago at' commissioner for professional football and president of the National Footbal league, and Saturday he bowed out of the sport completely by declining the N. P. L.'s offer to touchdown play, I'll welcome an opportunity to get your thoughts. But one thine; I ask is don't wait until after the game is over to send it to me. Bring it right down to the bench during the game."—Yeah, and don't forget to bring two good tackles and a fast 190-pound halfback to maks that play work. At the same time the former fullback of Notre Dame's n>ade "Pour Horsemen" of two decades ago announced he had accepted an appointment as assistant to the president of the Shippers Carline corporation, a subsidiary of the American Car and Foundry company. Phillips Team Is Off For West Coast Tilts BARTLESVILLE, Feb. IS.-'-The greatest array of basketball talent, the Phillips 6Cers, National AAP champions have ever been able to assemble in the southwest boarded a Braniff Airways plane here today for a flight to the west coast. The national champions play six games in as many days beginning Tuesday night in San Francisco. After spending a week on the west coast, the Braniff plane will fly the OGers to Denver where the team will compete in the American Basket- tall league double elimination tournament opening in the Mile High Citv February 25. Coach Bud Browning and 12 play- erc are making the trek west. The Phillips crew have chalked up 29 wins in 31 starts this year, their fast break offense rolling up an average of 56 points per game against 34 for the combined opposition. TO POLICE FORCE RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 18— UP)— Frank James Trexler, sr., 35-year- old pitcher, has given up a contract with the Boston Braves of the National league to accept an appointment on the Richmond police force. TO TEXAS LEAGUE DETROIT, Feb. 18.- -(/P)—Jim To- Wn .33-year-old flutterball relief oif.h?r acquired by the Detroit Tig- ors last season from the Boston Braves, has been released outright to Eallas of the Texas league with tl'e provision l,hat the veteran remain free to make a deal for him- -iPlt it' ha can hook on with another tiaior league club. Read Classified Ads in the News CALL 871 For ScH«dule Inforinotion Convenient Travel, Go Ry tq AU ?Ptat? for Prvmpt, Qyto BUS TERMINAL MIAMI BEACH, Fla., Feb. 18— OT>)— Secretary of State James F. Byrnes and Mrs. Byrnes and Bernard M. Bariich arrived here bv plane Saturday for a visit with Winston Churchill. TRAFFIC H/ILTED LONDON, Feb. 18— (^)—All traffic in and out of Victor:.i station, one of London's great railway terminals, was halved Saturday by a fire which raged for two hours before it was brought under control TRACK MEET SLATED BEAUMONT, Feb. 18—(/P)—the Royal Purple invitation track meet cpen to all high schools of Texas and Western Louisiana, will be h here April 6, Track Coach Smiley Davis of Beaumont High school announced today. There will be only one division. HE MAV BE OUf MILWAUKEE, Feb. 18—UP)—Tht Milwaukee Journal said the Mar- luette university athletic board will meet next week and that Tom K ^tidham, Hilltop head football coach tor the past five years, would not be (•(•hired. The Journal said Stidham Was hired on a year-to-year 'basis at "57,500 annually ind that his agreement would expire Marsh 1. tATES? ARRIVAL MIAMI, Fla., Feb. 18.—<#>>- itcher Mike Budnick Was the latest arrival at the New yorfc Qlantf oamp, but the righth.an4ed roofcie too la.te to participate in club contest won by Rowdies 5i*4 «iver gaolers. Pob Blattnev ginjmerman of the Mau%S homers. Tuesday P. M. By ROGER W. FORE AP Staff Writer it's "pressure" night at Waco fifl&day, with t»e B*ylot Bfcars fentt Texas A. and M. fuYrllsWng the energy. Needing jiist nht- gatfte to cfftim the Southwest conference basket- hall titfe for the first tittle in 14 yc!<fR,'Baylor winds tip ah ItHpres- Sifre loo|) schedule By tttkirtg dn thte hext-to -last-place 'Cadets 'ffofh Colfegrc Station. Tflfe Bears clinched at least a tie for the conference flag SfeturiJay night when t.hoy Went to #drt Wo'rth and trlitttned Texas CftTistian, 64*46. Last Thursday r.hey shoved the .Ag- ?ier, around nt College Station, 5448. But fails dan dls'rega'rd previous Baylor wins, for the Aggies wtWld like nothing better than to upset predictions by taking the Bears to a cleaning. All!h6'iif*h 'the Cadets Have bde'n ho«e 'tod iwprrosive'-'iri tibriferefide olay, they knocked Texas -'ttdtti tttc tfnnlg two weeks rfgo in a I'tide ifp- WhaVtftle'hdpes Arkansas Had We now vanished. Tire ; Best the 'St&b'r- backs from FaydtteVille Hdpe ; fb"r Ts h tie With Bailor 'for 'the "top 'beVCh —ana the 'PbrRMs 'rtiust take A. 'arid M Twice 'nexit WdSk 'to do tha't. As for the citHe'r tea'flfs, 't«e p'ic- Ctfre is this: Texas, T. c. XT., Sbuthern Methb- flisit and fttee have 'finished 'tihe Cbn'ferente 'rale. Texas 'clffich'e'a third pilose last week 'Wltti a/pair of Wins, dbwnirtg Kicfe BO-'ft a'nd S. M. U. 41-35. fhe Prbgs 'en-flea 'tip in fdtn'th iplHce by wSrJhirife 6ver ! the Mtfstangs 42-34, although one 'tb Ba'ylor. The Owls iburid 'JhemseWes in 'fifth plft'ce and Win ••stay th'ei'e unless the Aggies w'fh their 'three remaining games. TWe 'Unless Pdrt'tes lost 'tJh'e ; fr 'i2th I'aTne ! to hold do'wtt tine 'fo'r gftod. ior h'e'ads for the etttit ^Kttie. 'with liHe Aggies Tuesday. The Bea'rs are ichecfuted with g'stiries it Buffalo, N. Y,, against 'Canisius Sam-day, New Y6rk University : tet Vew York Feb. 27 and Baih'Bridge •>avy at Bainbridge, Md., March U inor Circuits lire Completed DURHAM, N. 0., Feb. 18— (#)— With 40 minor lea'gues already recognized and two more itifely to be approved shortly, President W. G. Eraml:am of the Nati6nal Association of Professional Baseball Leagues today announced no new minor circuits would be approved after March 1. Two of tile new loops cross international borders. Havana, Cuta, is a. member of the Florida International league and five cities in Mex- .co, combining with El Paso; Texas, make up the Mexican National league. -*»• Hermanski Holdout In Dodger Camp SANFORD, Fla., Fe'b, 18.—(ff)— Not all was serene at the Brooklyn Dodgers' training camp today as Gene Hermanski, promising young outfielder, announced he was holdout. A scheduled conference with Branch Rickey was postponed when the Dodger president left hurriedly for Daytona Beach. Hermanski batted an even .300 in 18 games in 1943 before leaving for military service. Pitcher Mort Says He Has Good Arm FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 18. —W)—Mart Cooper, expensive acquisition last season to the Boston Braves' mound staff, threw curve's • yesterday for the first time sirice last summer and rehtarked there was no i.'iin in his arm. "That's the first time I've been able to do inything like this without hurting my elbow in fivet years," the star .ighthahder rem'arkea. WHOLLY SATISFIED BALBCZ, C. Z., F6b. 18;— (IP)— Manager Joe McCarthy is cpmiJlete- !y satisfied with the condition of his New York Yankees. Former -.erviceman Joe DiMaggia', Charley Keller, Tommy Henrich, Spud Chandler, Joe Gordon and Sou- chock's sore arm and Pitcher Tom- •ny Byrne's cold are the only physical complaints. 12 UNSIGNED CONTRACTS CHICAGO, Feb. 18.— (fif— A total of 19 pitchers and c'atchefs were expected to leave tonight for the Chicago White Sox spring training camp #t Pasadeha, Fla. Doubts were oast wriethey the'fist would Jn'clude Catcher Mike Tresh and Pitcher Ed Smith', who had returned unsigned contracts. Political Calendar The Pampa News has heeh thorized to present the liaijies of the following citizens as candjdttes for office', subject to the action of the Democratic votergj at their primary election Saturday, July 27. For District Judge: H. B. HILL For County Cl«r<|: CHARLIE -JCHUT For County Commissioner— . 3: Prect. i: JOP K. CLARKE for . F*>», VIA TO TELL. THETTteU-ffl • THE WHOLf? T^llfW AND NOTWINO BUT TME TRUTH ] * jsn IS / GOSH, WHAT WILL. I FORGET IT, HILDA / MR5-YO6EL DO IF DAY WE'LL PAV HEE. FOE, SHE RNOS OUT, WM DOMT AMD UMTIL. 1 CAM- RAISE THE? DOUGH, LETS AU. SWEAR. TO INVITED HIS PAL?.TO JOIM HIIW A YOSEL HOUSE/ 1M THE EXCITEMENT OF JlTTER- BUS6IM©, HILDA ACCIDEMTALLV A LOT OF PHONOSRAPH RECORDS. K.EER ABSPLUTELY MUM.' *i 06 SOLEMNLY SWEAR—• ORPIMAI2ILV WOTHIW6.;. BUT WITH HIM BELIEVIMSTHE (?ESTOI?ATIOM OP HIS ? PEPENPSUPOM OBSERVING A STRICT ROUTINE OF R^ST A'WP QUIET... HO.' LOOK AT HIM 6H.'so THAT WAS JUST BUNK, EH? OSCAR, YOU'RE A FIENP/ , HO £XCIT£MENT». AND AVOID ALL PHVSICAL EXERTION. NIGHTS SLEEP M MI6HT START Tfi A/EE UTTLE NOW IVE RUINEP WHAT I'D 'Hdt*6£> A [Hill Jl »-f*ii( ( ' IS, CAPT'N ONE'S LIV6D IN FOR YEARS WE RISHT TRACK, PSl-LA'f M?W l&('$ TAKE A AT irWS 6LO HOUSE ( ,'RANOflllPH! A FEW OUT OUR WAY BY J. R. WILLIAMS OUR BOARDING HOUSE MAJOR HOOPLE DOM'T COME NEAR IT PER A SECOND-IT'S VJEMT OFF FIVE TIMES AN' IS MAKIN 1 ME NERVIS/ AMD X TRIED TO TAKE ' THIS MORNi- ANiD MAKtM 1 MICE TOWN) STICKING f\ GONi It^ OUR. RIBS/ LOT LAT6LV A8OOT 3O PERCENT PAV INCREASES AMD vou KNOVO \AJHP\T'S TO FOOD PRICES/ EFFECTIVE-/XT ONCEJU& RATes IKi HOOPLE MANOR ARE . RAISED 25 THEV WON'T OS SO MAiCtA Rice I'M TO VJRIT5 SO COLti IT CHARACTERS CKTCHES TH& FEVER = THE WOR.R.V WART 6RISS6S THE SHERIFF TO HARD LOCK Wight tnefe on the main drag it happen-Od, with all kinds of people around. A perfect snatch / RJ GOING TO A UTTLE Pl-'ACiE OF MINE IN THE COUNTRY, FLINT. WE GOT PLANS FOR YOU IS «».-k iJ ir. with a sports editor friend ji mine about a horse named Cyclone ^ He told me rjlehty. THAT S WISHTY T'QUGHT YOUR I KIND OF YOU. WERESETTIN' \WHERE ARE TIRED AND YOU MIGHT \WE GOING? 50 THE HQR5E WON HE WAS DOPED/ AND JIAAMY JERCE BOOKED ABET FROM ROYL.*FOR*3,QOO. ATI 1 TO 1 ,-THAT MEANS JERCE STUCK FOR 30 GRAND.' ( IT'S OCj-P |M

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