Pampa Daily News from Pampa, Texas on June 8, 1947 · Page 4
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;WC-Big Six Duel ]f Champions Is 3o$ely Maided .; DALLAS— <tf>) -The duel of ch.itn-, plOtts — the first annual frrink andj ---- - •; ....... field clash of the Big Six nnd'PACjb 4 Southwest Conference here Friday ' night — appears as close ns n Junior High School boy's first shave. ''. Withdrawal of Bobby oi;m. Nebraska's star miler. mr:ms the Bit' Six can claim better times and riis- t'anccs in eight events intend of liine and the Sotithw:>:-t is ou; in front in seven. Thu* it retni.s !<>' ,.,-,»,. ,-/M>I- T -> i- i- Simmer clown to what little Jerry iM'AV \(.)lvK--.l — l'ol'tl-| Thompson can do. 'liod 1>\" .'in arm-loafl of | Thompson, tiny University i" hvaih! H<",v r;K'!;t'U iUitl 70! Texas distance runner, will nu' tiu> ,.,,,, i, ,- ,-. ,1. .,,,.-,< f •.,!;mile and two-mile. A slv.rn due.' • ! )0 """ s (i| tl! .' 1 ' " u<lt ' ' '' ' had been anticipated 1 .v, \veen , inniia .lark Kv.Vimr was to Thompson and Ginn in the mile. ; ] ( >;i\ -,- 1-y p!;nH- last nij.yhl for i With the latter boating a better • f , ' , ', . , . 'i , i] time in his conference lot when bn - :v;' ( ,' ! ."' <'•""- IH | Mlul.lt, he turnc'i in -i:!9.3 to -i:?.o.-i to: mo \\ iinnlciion t'Miins cliani- ; Thompson. But Oinp ;'tu-.<Mr.n ed he nji.iisiiin I) '• 1111-^.0(1 ht:-( Veal 1 , i would not leave a .irb to n.me here, -11. . . \ ,,,..,.],,,. 11( ,| I,],,,,- i for the meet, .so that a^'-m :r. lv , , .' '' ' •', .' /' ll ;-' ' 11( l /' , 1 ' 1 --" means Thompson can wi-i t'.iis M'oliicr o| hi:l|i lln- oilhioo]' j event without tindi;c i\'.ii,.'e. 'and iiid'^ 1'liilcs ill ilu' I'liit-' Thus It conies dcrn i,> Mi.- VA- mile where little .u-rrv v-.u! t:n <• Bob Karnes of Kan-a.- ' K-.-un s diti 9:51.3 in his inn;,-i Thompson 9:5:i.(). Tlv.mi w.s, Sunday, June 8, 1947 Junier Oilers Will '£«*¥ $ Pampa's Junior Oilers will mr-el the American Legion .lun- i;ir n.r-;e'. - ri!l Club in Oiler Park ili:--. afternoon. ' G.'.nu- lime ha:; been sot at | S ,.,|,. Si h , ;u | s ;i LM >lUin- ' . . .'i't'tii "! Jfn r,u:n and women r.-i-i-i. . v, |m \\-iil i-;!jTvt!lc AllH'l'ifan [,,,... [ ; , ; ,, j],,, \\'iliibl!'doil over, was not up to hi.- re-': e:f.'.t •...".. '' , ,. ., He has run the event it; aroi'nd i < >n n>;i Uit-i! I as \\t •! I ;is nllHM' ,-i,|Vv :i iii.'i'ts piveoiliiif.;' :•: 'iM'.l r.v's 1 uiT i oiui 9:30. But Karne, i.iolvo better to-\ The Texas star v..>,> ..i| tance races in Uie S'-utli i'er<'ii''e meei bni i- r;- -'ins i;; 1 MI half-mile this tiui'-. The Soulhwesl h.i.i i e'.t- r m.-.vii in all the •.lr.:-h-- • i'-».-i !i",u'' - u us mile relay. v,",r.i -> n \ --.:ir. ' ' . '1: Texas doin^ P.7 in 'in- i-i-it::ry. Charley Paiker nf 'IV\s. rar,.:" M: • 220 in 21.-'. Ar: Hanx;.-;! .<, T: -::-A and M runi'.iim t 1 '; 1 -i-M '.;i 4;'!. Clyde Scott of Arkai;. .-..-, ivsi-.U'nti::: 14.2 in the hi-.'.h luii'di:.- .i; 1 .' 1 ~'• 1 in the low hurdles and the A '.rr-d M mile relay team turti!:::. 1 . in .'<:l7.!i. The Big Six times v.'i-t.' K- '•'(••iini:-. 21.G, 49~.0. 14.7. L':.i.(i :m<; .'{'I!!..') ns- pcctively. The Big S;x rji,a.-t ; a wi'J" '. il'.v in the shot put. wilh the .'>i* iVr; l inch by Rollm PrathiT of Kansas State five feet bett'.-r than (ii-H 1 "," Kadcra of A and M. tu f.iet. . ::•: men in the Bit: Six I"."•-.it Kade 1 a's distance. It's the ,s;-.me .-lury in tin- pole vault where Don Couper m Nebraska soared' !:' :\ et. 3 inches and all other Big Six placers v.'fn! higher than the Sou'thwe.st Conference winners. It's almost like this in tho broad jump and javelin throw, while 1h" Big Six had twn cnntr-s! a;-.I;, aiica'l Of Kadrra in the <|i:'-r, • an-' ''"0.11 Scoficld of Kansas !l!:\h .jimine I more than an in,-", a >'! -,- h >\'- !;'•;' ••: than Henry C'>f!m:ri <- i.'o- IM winning in (lie f- ; o>iihv.o-i. ti.>\v- ever, the Souilnv':,! .•.imi.irl \vi;? th" other places in (lv hie.h .tanni With Thoinpsrni out oi H>" r-«i- itinp', the Big Six -lio'ild i:,:'." Hi'' €dge in the liall-miie. ;\! n Kiriimd by the topmost trio ;:• i.-or.si o 1 ' the !i;l<- vai.-aLcd bv r.-.'tii 1 ," I'-:•!:'.. ;io\\- a pro. • • I'l-ti'i'i- ;:;•••;[• d: failure, l.'-.ilh lv rail'.'".' ,':>;! Mis. Todd ])rei.!ie(ed that i l !".• Aii'i'-! rs'.ij.-. v.oiilct do'.'iiinaie t he • ','.!,;:;:i(s! in i l;r ' ii- .slai'tin;-, June 'l'-\, . ;!'::l'.o:i'.;i Kran.or (ii'seribe;! the field j a. • "' he l;i.'.''t in d'n years." • ?Ia;'.'," ret Osb;.:•!!<• of Han Fran- 1 ci-i'o. '.vli,> ( ( e (sued Miss Bet:', in ; : :.' \-ojiier,'.' lii.als of the French! \s" .:isijnn..hir.; la.4 vear. nnri Ijim- j l ;• l;rrii.'.h of IVverly Hills. Calif., j vi:;i ii"::iieil v.,:)i hliss O.sboi'iie in 1 ".;:: MS ii;" (ioit'.-.'cs titles of ihei t n.J" r i .'•'tales. l:!;i:Jand and Fratife i i'i I!;;;;, a.r" c!;:e liere r^Iourlay. They • v ii' fii.'i 1 .;'.; 1 ; lor i'j.nland bv ;iir June. I 11. ' i j.)r!-i • ijari of Miami. Fla.. ranked j h''ii:;:rl AIus Csljorn-.' and Miss 1 Tep Tennis FavorsJes i National lores 1 ..-, <M Mi" (.>'. :•' elude 73 million ai-vcs c lii/i-.U t; commercial Umb'T ei'o| VVaiihall o|f_:;iji Antonio. j ..' rn':cri t"ii-sccclcd (.Clarence Mabry. I • I Mir 1 ' 1 . ot;i of tlic if)U!-na)nent yrs' i: :dav v.'::ii a :;-(;. ii-:!, (J-.(. H-ti vie-! j lory in s.sui-liii'tl play. ! | Co-fsvoriti iyi;» K;imr;i'.h had! !..-e;i ci:!i!!;v,',ti'ii i-arlier. I r-viix Ki'lley. Ro'cMov.'ii. and Bob-! by GithUarL), r.'l P.:so. tatmlc today i in (I- 1 ', irle tile other finals spot, ill, 1 K'.i lirasweil San • sjvit in tin 1 men's. ,- defeatin;; Hap • M,;n.'iiii'.'; :-.!:cl Sidney Marks. oJ I'"t. ' \Vo:".h. i.:-l. :i-fi. (i-:i. C-l. They . mis:;, the '.vm;:er of today's match • j LI.-I v.'e.''a \Vilmir Allison, Austin.; j ;,no' .!:;.•';•. Bl;'.:-.ton. Houston, and ! To-.ii.m hi'. h.i:ii" vnr.s an:i :((• .ns. t':;.' Kiv.ai.is :smuia. v Srliool '.- ( .:\', b:: 11 I.e. .'.i; • v. i rl into its .irri •'•'.; ;'i :'!-v ; : \'l '.'o; s teams r- ; ,-h.'.' : in on; li.irn hil,i:i- bill u.'.'iik'N i . a.: ;•.!•;/. !l'' fall.. oi> e;lm-. !': l'.-. : !V' .Mr (.'Ul'.o'i; :h M.-Mloili^t ,lr. r-\., ;..'. i i'l ilironL-.h tic Vir.-t .Mrth- v t . • i ii'rih-' i (!'/;•:! as ihi- Me - Ci.no...:i.-:t! Iviys r'-.'iiKK'd llv sacks "i iim-' < wi.iik 1 tl.e inip'.i: it 1-1:1 was havi:i; \! hard r.isl'.t uf U. but 'il;'i;s '.('d to !-iil!eel '.'. riii'lli! wiial- li i 1 . Is anot.hi.-r Inv.'i scorin: 1 . ."s'.ine. 1,1 t !;•. s.uii" '( M'.'.U.-. th" Canary Ba'.ii i'i b,!>'.'. pa'-teri i he Vl'O'r^h Me'.h- f.i'i.-i. tram v.'iln a vi.-r.v Ihorrni^h '.''!-<• iie!i-;i|. Tlie wimr'i'.s eros.srcl in me plat..- 14 ti;;i".s ii: (lie lir.-.l inI'i: ••' and wen- iU'ver in trouble Slill i: 1 Hi" Jr. I.cac.ne. the la'i.s v itiuO'si'd prohaiih' oiif of the closrst i elites!.'- tils' \vjl! Ije seen all .seaMi: i -is Ihe Fii'M Christian boys ci.!'. I'd by a scrapping Na/arino I.Hinrh 11-10. I! was anyone'^, ball ;:.',--iii,- thi'oimhoni. the seven innings n:i«i llv.' First. Chrislains liacl to slave off dcsperale rallies in each oi ih-- l:"-l iht'i'" imiiii!;.s. Tl'.e r;' 1 '. !•'•. teri'in .'r. Ti v.m f i:oi'"il :.•••,'. n iriiine-; \» :,!'••'.''• Ihe (.'entral ]'.;]•! i: I \'i']in:', -IIT . KJ-M in a wi I 1 (i.-s( rverl a'lii hard-e.-ini'-'i vi'-torv. •;;,,,.. |,,o"i i-, ;;"' o! I I'i a v/iorl stial Inn fii"M ;n>|. l;ecp 1.1 ic p;i' p c .;''!. l.y Hi'- ].'v shy l " v i.nis. .A'U'.iiiein:.-. !•'. !lv J-ict;!')!' 1.ramie, ti'" l'':r;-,t .n.ijil;--!.; played Miejr lirsi, s,i"'.!e oi' III" sr-a./ai :o'f! ill f.lefr:i.l. heloi" the ini'llKi: 1 , Central 13a|'iti'-;t elu'i. 1U-G. Vviiiuiri 1 , pitcl'ier. llonnic :'.i:.r.'.vr!l. kepr. t h.e loo.-'er.s well in. liiMXl. J'iav.ni; the la.si i;anie ol the evr- i!itir',.'i.hr First Methodists had little trouble with ihr- First. Ciirislai:) fi!\" .1:; thev h'ii".icd nn the bawe- !i\:(s for 27'runs against, i) for Uie u;ppo.-,ii ion. Thri'e weiv no v.'iiiiv'.s last niglit. l/i 1 lomorrow n'iv.hl will l; ee plenty o! . eiinn in .ill lea;;iu:s. £SiiLSii; ar-:,i!v! Vainer. El Pa.sn and Hu- ! - M,.-;:;;..rter. ^lir.'Veport.. will s.'t-; the \.-dHiL'i:'s .• inule.s titk> today.' * THE S O U T H E CLUB'S r »H Be Held on JII1E llih MUSIC EY AND HIS Admission: $1.20 per coviplc, lax inckulcd. And no table charges. s COME EARLY STAY LATE Equipmcni and fixtures arc being installed. The Court House is clcanis'sg up. §(•§ cleaner -— so does the Wotch This Space! *. tv 1I§ Shew Tin- Pampa Unpin!; Club, one of Pampa's i:<,",Y'«t organization.;;, will citfer' .•.omeihiiu-' new to Pampa in t!-.e M'ay uf ei-.ti.-Ti.ainmi.-nl on next Satiirdiiy ni'siu. June 14. v.'hen Uu-y v.-ill stare a novelty western show a 1 ill'ct'i-'.u.ion 1'ari; at 8 o'clock. Tlie slu.v,' will feature a "Grau- ('lai. 1 ..'-',' llopiij;.; 1 Contest", a junior boys' and irirl.s' steer riding contest. a i-owi'.irl sponsor con test and a hi''l:pr.n rooiii'. 1 ct.-ntest ior club member.-.. Riipiiiu C'ln!j (:fti;-ii\ls announced ili.-s, tins '-iui\v v. ill be a prelvuie. for the Top o' Texas Rodeo and IIoi'si- show to be held Amvust U-9. 'J'iie price of admission will be oiilv c-iiou:; 1 ! to defray eKpen.se.s of , llu- slur.v. of ,'ic.ial;-; staled. "i'iemr-mber tliis show is more ! il-;-ii a rod'-;); you will ai'.vee that, you have had a full evenin." of inn wh.en you .see some ol the old timers '. as \vell as the youngsters of thi.s •-•oi.ithunity in action." Joe Looper, i 'i.-mber nt tlu- Roping Club said yeslerduy. Tn SULK- Ai'ric.ai: areas. Ihe smeltim: of iron is acccminunied by a re- 1 liyious ritual. In Noi'lb Africa and Tibet, bluck- .• 'uiliis ' are ot'K-n cousidered low Roy Chisum Lester Reynolds MOTOR TUHE-UP General Auto Repair Service III S. Cujler I'liom; 101 Pearl Diver, Paying Statement to Baseball Fans- (Editor's Note: The. Publisher of The News, relative to the dls- nission in regard to the banning of baseball broadcasts, some of that discussion misinformed—has written the following In the interest of clarification.i Tn order (lint there might be no misunderstanding by any local base-ball 1'nn as .to the true story concerning the abandoning of Oiler baseball game broadcasts. Radio Station KPDN and The Pampa News are hereby setting forth the facts ns they exist. We are taking every interested fan completely into our confidence with the whole story, complete with dollars and cents figures, so that every fan can judge for himself. Here they r.re. Last, year in order to stimulate interest in the revival of baseball in Pampa. Ihe Oiler manngcineiit was desirous of having- all home Sanies broadcast. KPDN carried every one that Network committ- ments permitted 'about 80 percenO. The Oilers had' a great season, both on the field niul at the turnstiles. Prior to the opening- ol the present season the Oiler management requested KPDN to broadcast out-of-town games as well, in order to keep interest in tlie Oilers alive between home stands. KPDN acceded to the request and in order to help defray part of the costs of the public service program proceeded to make contracts with the following sponsors: Shamrock Products. Thompson Hardware. Monarch Hardware, find the Courthouse Cafe for every game and the City Drug for every other game. Each sponsor agreed to contribute $10 per gamp •! toward defraying the costs of the broadcast, making a total of $50 foe/ one night and $40 for the next or an average of $45 ]>er game in town or oxil. Vv'c repeat, the above con tracts were obtained by KPDN — But KI'MN nes'li'i'li-d to set a signed contract «U;h the Oiler Management, i KPDN did not think one wa.s necessary) there' was only a verbal agreement. As to Ihi 1 costs of producing the broadcasts. KPDN's published rale.s for one hour in (lie evening is $135 for one time. $25.52 for 52 limes or $22.97 for 104 times during the year. Every West Texas-New Mexico leautie fan knows (hat it is indeed n rarity when a WT-NM game is t'im'shod in less than 2 hours—some of the "batting sprees" liv-i as long us 3 hours . . . the average probably will be found to be bei ween 2*, and 2' :: hours. However, being conservative in our figuring we will call the time consumed by each broadcast a.* 2 hours or $45.94 worth of time. So it can lie readily seen that on .the broadcast of home games KPDN breaks about even on it-, time cost if you don't add in the cost of the extra. ani'oiini'er and engineer and the cost of telephone lines necessitated by the. remote broadcast (from the Ballpark). Ihe broadcasting of out-of-town games i.s entirely different story. Remember these broadcasts were instituted for two, reasons; because KPDN wished to provide an ever-bettering, public service to its listeners . . . and because the Oilers and the WT-NM league wanted them. i The league voted at its sunn", meeting in favor of the broadcasts and made a contract with Wc.slern Union whereby the telegraph company, kicks back to the league treasury 10'; of the charges assessed to the Radio Sl:a(ion:,.i So. we now add to the costs outlined above for home games the Western Union charges for all road games. This charge is $2fi per game. Now it doesn't hike nn Einstein to figure out that KPDN loses a fair chunk of money ou.every out-of-town broadcast and that whatever profit is realized from the sale of the 2 hours time ($45 received for S45.94 worth of time) for the home game broadcasts is more than consumed in attempting' to reduce the loss incurred when the Oilers are on-the road. At the .start of (lie season there were 107 games available for broadcast <no facilities in Lamesa—No Sunday broadcasts', provided every game could have been played as scheduled. 107 games times $45 totals S'liUri.DO which is the, total revenue KPDN would have received from all the broadcasts for the season. Now lets start adding up cosis. 107 Games lames 2 hours equals 214. hours. Multiply this by S22.rt7 per hour and it totals $4915.58 which is the time cost for all the names. .Add to this cost $1275 pnid by KPDN to Western Union which represent* 92"i per game for 51 out of town games. Then add $1070 which i.s $10 per |.:ainc for 107 fjamcs paid by KPDN to staff personnel for overlime work and talent eharije;-:. Then add $31.no paid by KPDN to live telephone company for- a line to the local bad park from the f-jliiilin. Aflrr vnit have finished t.he addition you find that the costs to Kl'ON for tin; entire season aggregate 57202.08, which is exactly S'M77.(if! more linn KPDN lakes in. Or looking at it another way, the ball game:; give KPDN n wonderful opportunity to sell .$4915.57 worth «f time for'SiMoM.QS. Every way e:;ccpl, one that you look at it it is unprofitable for the station, and that, one exception is in the matter of building friends and listeners for the station. K.PDN wa.s willing to institute Road game broadcasts at iv monetary los. 1 - as a public service feature for the sake of the fans and listeners a.s loin 1 , as there remained the chance of regaining part of the loss on the Home games. However, when R. L. Edmondson, Oiler President, decided that it wa.s the home game broadcasts and not, the weather nor the .slow .start made by the Oilers that wa.s keeping the fans a.way from his ticket windows, he eliminated home game broadcasts. Thus, KPDN had nu other choice than to eliminate out of town broadcasts. So much for the Radio situation, now as regard to the sport page of The News, when Mr. Edmondson by his actions fin eliminating home game broadcast:,' demonstrated, that he believed that the Oiler games were of interest only to those who 'had paid him toll at the gates of his park, then The News, although It believed him wrong, abided by his ('valuation of the news worth of his Oilers. (Since the spectators at, the park on its fullest, nights represent only a very minute percentage of The Mews' 3C.COO readers, then the space which could be allotted lo reporting the game must likewise be small.! The News still believes that Mr. Edmonson is wrong in his attitude toward the funs and still believes that the interest of the fans and subscribers i.s the paramount consideration. Consequently, The News will no longer be a party with him in his treatment of the fans and will henceforth report the results of the games as completely and fully as its editorial judgment deems them worth. Hqv/cver, since the dollar sign seems to have become the guiding symbol of the Oiler management and .since under a mercenary operation the Oilers are competing for the entertainment dollars of' this community with other established entertainment purveyors, namely the theatres, then, placing both competitors on an equal footing, any reference to "coming attractions" or "future games" will be found in the paid amusement advertising columns. One point The News and KPDN wishes to make clear to all fans i.s this: Neither institution i.s attempting to fell Mr. Edmondson how in run his ball club. (However, we believe somebody should^ for the good, of baseball in Pampa i. In fact, both KPDN and The News will defend his right to manage or mismanage it as he sees fit. Purthnr, lie had a perfectly legal, if not a moral, right to eliminate home game broadcasts, in the absence of a signed contract between KPDN and Oilers Iiu.-orporaled. All of the above fuels and figures can easily be verified by any fan and any .staleinc-nts lo the contrary nrn falsifications or misreprcsenta- Uons. So, now, Mr. Fan judge for vourself. Signed RALPH M. JTJILLARD, Publisher, The Pampa News, Gen'l Mgr. KPDN. P. S.—Any of you fans who have ideas on this subject, shoot them on in to us, we want to hear them, whether they're cheers or jeers. —R. M. J. 4O to I, Hall-Million Fans Look on In Amazement EPSOM DOWNS. England-'-f/ft— The Derby distance - ami Gordon Richard's old Derby Hoodoo caught up with Britain's "horse of the century"—Tudor Minstrel—in the 168th running of England's ancient classic yesterday and staggered home a fal- i tering fouth, ns a 40 to 1 French! outside surged out of nowhere to j win. j Route-going Pearl Diver, foaled during the war in occupied France and given an alias to hide his identity from the Germans,—and unheralded and practically unheard of before yesterday set the stretch afire in the final quarter-mile to roll in by four lengths to the complete astonishment of close to half-a- million folks. Including the Royal family, who turned out for the traditional Derby day in spite of morning rain. As a matter of fact, no one was more astonished than his owner, the young French banker, Baron Geoffrey do Wnldner, when the Diver—a son of Vatellor who fin- j ished second in the French Derby i of 1936. and Pearl Cap, who won the French Oaks in '31—undrapped his surprise package at the Downs. The Minstrel Man was the one who couldn't lose this time, the horse who had never even been challenged before—who had never been less than four lengths in front, laughing at the rest, In any of the six straight unbeaten starts of his career up to today. Practically everyone hrni been conceding liim the $38,004 winner's paycheck, and had wondered why any of the others in the field of 15 even bothered to show up. He came home a-wearying back to Pearl Diver and the Aga Khan's Migoli and the Maharaja of Baroda's record $117,000 Yearling, Say- 'ajirao, who was second choice in the betting, in that order. It siAinncd the thousands who had acked him down to 4 to 7, short- st-priceii chalk-horse in more than decade of derbies. It shocked wner John A. Dewar. the distiller, ike a shortage of grain for making icotch never would. And it handed Jockey Richards he heart-breaker of his career, 'or, 43 year old Gordon has won jiorc races than any other race- iclcr who ever lived—nearly 3.300— •lit he. has never come home in the ig m're, the Derby. This war, .his 2nd try. What's more, the Minstrel Manas well as the second and thirl letting choices, Saynjirao and the rish horse, Grand Weather—rudely disappointed the- expectant hold- TS of tickets on thcm'in live Irish iwecpstakes. Six Americans- all of .•Jew York—were among those who lad drawn the top three, choices. A victory for any one of the trio vould have meant $100,000 to the ucky holders. In fact, about the only folks, beside the French fans on hand,'who vere overjoyed at the sunner un- oled at the Downs which saw the Minstrel Man run out of the money, vere the' bookmak-<*s. They stood, o lose much has 5,000,000 poflnds 820,000,000) if the fancy . odds-on 'avorite had cakewalked as ex- jected. Many of them, their pocket- jooks beaten and bedraggled from string of winning favorites this ,/eek folded their tents last night, in quietly stole away, without even vaiting for the Derby. The top as a toy is mentioned by Aristotle and Homer. Takes English Derbj ^e^ns r; Wiid^treak <iiyt| Oilers 5-3 Count Ovetr Hubs JUNIOR TKNNIS r/ALl.AS— (/I 1 )—Julian Dates of Waco wa.s defeated 6-2 6-2 yesterday morning by Jack Turpin of Dallas in the .semi-final round of thij Junior Kinp.U.y division of the Texas se!c- Uonul tennis tournament here. Hobby Alexander of "Waco aii'l Bob Dutt.s of Dallas met Dixon Os- l.mn of Dallas and James Saumler.s | of Amarillo in the semi-finals of | I lie .Junior doubles at 4 p.m. yesterday. Head The I'ampa News Want Ails Beats Skeily 24 to 5 • The Phillips Petroleum Company beat, the Skclly Oilers 14-5 Pridaj niulit in a name in the ludustria. >S(ii'iball League. Truman Cooper, Phillips' lutrler allowed Skclljr only .seven scattorcc hits while his team mates were collecting 13 off Skclly's Darnell. Jiki.lly 002 020 1 5-7-3 Phillips 332 4U X 14-13-3 Next week's Industrial Lca schedule: Monday—Texas Elf vs. Jnycecs Phillips; Skeily vs. Sportsinan at Skejly. Tuesday—Phillips vs. Purr Pooc Phillips; Magnolia vs. Humble a Shelly. Wednesday—Atlas Tank vs. Lewi, Hardware at Phillips; Skeily vs Texas Elf at Skeily. Thursday—Phillips vs. Humble a r-hJllips; Atlas lank vs. Sportsmai Shop at Skeily. Friday—Lewis Hardware vs. Mag nolia at SkeUy; Jaycecs vs. Fur rood at Phillips. La Motta Decisions Jcniro in 10 Rounds N EW YORK — (IP)— Mtddleweigh Jake LaMotta, the Bronz Fire Hyd fant', walloped baby.-p'aced Tony Janiro here laist night just as every one expepted he woiild. Banked as the third best middle weight in the world, Jake trin«rve< .himself down to 154% pounds an then proceeded to punch the yo.ijng ster from youngstown, Ohio, wh is" only'""'a 'welterweight, '"'iiifa' ex* haustipn, &n.d, galloped to 9, tpn roun.4 decision, . . Pampa's Oilers stacked up font- runs in the fourth inning and added another in the fourth, while allowing the Hubbers to .'--core once Ui tach t,he fourth, fifth and. seventh farmcs. to bent them 5-3 at Oiler Park Friday night. Portsider Al Johnston gave np only seven well-spaced hits to stay out of (rouble most of the evening, although lAibbock's heavy hitters always remain a constant threat in any ball game. Righthander Royce Mills also pitched seven hit ball but his temporary loss of control in the second inning cost the second place Hubs the session. With nobody gout? Third Baseman Tony Range reached first on an error by McAlexp.ndev, Lubbock shortstop. Loftfiolder Bauer and Manager Grover Seitz were issued free passes. loading the bases. Catcher Bill Chambers, who was later injured, struck out. Johnston walked, forcing Range's .score, R. C. Otcy groxuided out and then Shortstop Tom O'Conneli singled to score both Bauer and Seitn. Firstbasrman Bob Bailey singled to score Johnston and the Oilers had four markers, that eventually told the story. Adamson ftline Wins Mi School Baseball Crown DALLAS—(/Pi —-AcUunson High School of Dallas defeated Polytechnic High of Fort Worth 2-1 here Friday night to win the State High School baseball championship. A crowd of 3,000 saw the final game in the tenth annual tournament. Poly got nine hits, Adamson seven. AiUunson, last .year's champion, won its way into the 1947 tournament through an elimination last week. It had to qualify as it did not win its district championship. Adamson scored in the third and fifth, Poly in the sixth. A Poly rally in tho seventh was nipped by a great catch of a line drive by Bobby Brackc. Nigeria is 10 times tho size of India. * * * KtilliViin, 2I> Knom-y. rf Wiloition, c-f ... Sererin, KK Kichnf-dson. 11> .. MeAloxnmlur. SI) Uooloy. c: Cnrln. If AMU*. |i Tni/ils PA Ml'A Co I >lf'V. 2Vi < I'CVimu-ll. KK Fort 111. i-f Cliamlicr.s, o .... Sniilli. i- .Johnston, ii .... Ah R H •1 . . 3 .. 3 .. 4 '.'.'. \ .. < ... \ .. 3 . . 4 . 3 . 2 . 2 . 2 . 2 33 1 ' 1 1 1 t 2 ? 1 1 3° 7 24 10 0 8 2 0 3 2 0 27 2 14 000 110 100— 3 i'ii'miii'i"" .'.'.'.'.'.'.".".'..'.' OW 100 ppx-^ HiTiirs: Mi-Ali-xniuler 2.' O'Cohnoll Z,< Clutmbrrs. Runs bnttccl in; .TbhnBton, (Vl'fiiiin-ll 2. lliilley. Serena. FotUn, Sullivan. Two Imse lilts: Settz, wuet.; Tlii'i-p lia«. IUIK: Hooiiey: Stolen nasea: Siillivnii; •Kucrlfici-rt: Allllf;. nnuhlfa lilu.vs: I I'l.'iinncll. Ote.v and (i'( ; iiniii.|l, Olpy. Mnllcy ana „ licrs. Left on IKIMI.-S: Pampa 10,' _ lioi-U H Unses on Imlls: (iff John^ioV. •' nff Mills (I. sn-lkfi o'uts: liv'Jonri- sic.n l. by Mills 7. mis Mf: Johhatoja'. 7 r.n- :; nn\« iii B Innlnirf); off .Mills')-. fur :• runs In S InninKs: Wllcl pHChea; ; .Mills; Wlnnliiff pltrfior; JoMttflton; Tjosinir iilii-lipr- Mills. Umpires: HeiiTy. h-.-H'i-i.^. and M'c.-ulfiws. THnc l:55 v ;.'' HONOR GRADUATE " . ; Ewert Reynold Duncan. 120JT Christine, wa.s one of tho 25 stU-r? dents to tiraauace f rom the TJni- verity of Texas of Business Administration with honors at., th.c. in« Etilution's June Commencement ex-r erciKcs. There were 216 seniors in • tho graduating class. . '.r : r.' HOUSE FOR SAJtf 524 Hughes Street' 1 \% GI Lp^n For Veterans ;•:• ",'- Qn°/ 71111 -FprNon- OU /O A n« Veterans Available for Immediate occupancy Hughes Pitts Inc. 117 W. 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