The Brazosport Facts from Freeport, Texas on December 21, 1960 · Page 7
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The Brazosport Facts from Freeport, Texas · Page 7

Freeport, Texas
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Wednesday, December 21, 1960
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ir- Brazosport and Brazoria County, Texas, Wed., December 21, i960 THE BRAZOSPORT PACTS BftAZQSPORTS By GEORGE FERGUSON FACTS SPORTS EDITOR Page 1 Dull Christmas Henry Nelson, 153 pound sophomore center for the Lanier Wildcats, will not be able to enjoy Christmas like his team mates. Henry? Henry received a broken leg jus before halftime in the negr Class-A state football champion ship game played at Hopper Fiel Here is sentiment genuinely felt... May Joy, health and happiness be yours this Christmas PRESCOTT T.Y. & APPLIANCES PHONE CV 7-8334 7.52 PLANTATION DK1VU LAKE JACKSON THE BRAZOSPORT JJACTS • Sports Saturday night. Lanier won the state championship by defeatin? the Dunbar Dragons from West 28 to 24. The 16 year old youth didn't get to see the last half of the ball game as he was removed from the field on a stretcher, and taken to Brazosport Memorial Hospital where he has been since Saturday night. Hfcnry will not get to spend Christmas at home this year with his eight brothers and sisters in the Jones Creek Community, as Thursday he is being moved 'rom the Frceport hospital to Hermann Hospital at Houston. He will at the Houston hospital for poss ibiy two or more weeks. It wi be a dull Christmas for Henry too, because he will not be abl to visit with the other Lanie Wildcats, still celebrating ove winning the s t a t e championshi crown, the first ever won by : Brazoria County team. He is In good spirits at the loea hospital and has had many vis tors. Tuesday, Robert Royston Lanier quarterback, was on han at the hospital with other visitoi trying to keep Henry as cheerfu as possible. Henry was holding n foutbui! USL-U in play in the cliam pionship game that had been auto ;raphed by Urn entire roster Lflnler players. The lorig cast on Ills left leg, broken just above th cnee, also showed autographs evidence of the many visitors tha had come by the hospital to vis] since Saturday. Brazosport Athletic Director I! E. Hopper told me Tuesday morn ng that Henry was receivin; excellent care in the hospital but "meanwhile, Christmas i coming, and he will be awa; rom home for Christmas, and eel that t h e r e are a lot •) Brazosport football fans ara others that would like to make Henry's Christmas a little more pleasant for him by giving him i gilt." Anyone wishing to give Henry i gift for Christmas may take i So Hermann Hospital at Hountun after Thursday, or ieave it at the Tacts Sports Desk and we wi] >e more than happy to see tin t is delivered to him (or Christ mas. BASKETBALL fxporfers-Angfefon Win The Brazosport Exporters won Prince were high scorers for the •v*^* y^ » • won third place in the La Porte tournament over the weekend, chalked up victory number eight last night by t!nfei>i~g Jsicc. Foster Oulles ot Sugar Land, 46—43. The Wildcats have lost four games, two to Class 4— A Ball High of Galveston. In Tuesday night's game high point men for Angleton were: Hubbard Sh man with 16 points, Jimmy QoJ ring, 14 and Billy McGlaun w 10 points. In 'trie B game, Angleton w over Dulles 34—33. Michigan State's 1960 socc team hit its high point with 17—0 victory over Purdue. • their 13th basketball game of the season last night Sweeny High SEASON'S GREETINGS "SUPER MARKET 626 West 2nd. FREEPORT, TEVA Shopping At Girouard's Means Savings To You! PLENTY OF FREE PARKING FLOUR LIBBY'S FRUIT COCKTAIL LIBBY'S PEAS 2 : RAINBOW SWEET MIDGET 2 303 45 C .*Cans •* J 39 C 303 Cans Jar ADOLPHUS RICE TKEND POWDER NIAGARA STARCH PHIIilP'S MILK OP MAGNESIA 1C Lb. Box Giant „ 33 C 39 C 39° 23° M°CORMICK VANILLA B »^ 45 OCEAN SPEAY CRANBEERY SAUCE no. 300 can 15 LIGHT CRUST NIBLET'S CORN LIBBY'S VfENNA SAUSAGE BLUE LABEL VMERICAN BEAUTY MACARONI COMET KAISER FOIL In the B game, Brazosport de- Ships have only lost feated the Sweeny B team 56 to this season, that being 26. At half time the score was DRUGS - COSMETICS SUNDRIES - VETERINART SUPPLIES Phone SWift 8-2333 NIGHTS DIAJL SWCt 8-J435 33—11, Brazosport leading. Larry San Antonio at the Victoria tourn- Doolen scored 12 points for Sweeny and Bert Dahl scored 10 for the B Exporters. were leading Sweeny Brazosport meets Wai trip of WRIGHT'S PHARMACY BRAZORIA Houston Thursday at Brazosport high scorer for the Bulldogs with while Sweeny hosts LaMarque at 15 points and Larry Harvey waslSweeny. second hishcst with 14 points. Bob Walker and Mike HENRY NELSON IN HOSPITAL t.anier Player Inside for Christmas Holiday! ' B; Associated Prcit PHILADELPHIA — Coach Buck Shaw of the Philadelphia Eagles says he's hoping for a dry field for the Eagles' National Footba League title game against Gre Bay next Monday. The game w be played in Philadelphia. Siia says a muddy field would gi Green Bay the advantage becau of their over-all running an blocking. GIJEEN BAY, WISCONSIN The Green Bay Packers — preparing for Monday's 1111 gsmo against Philadelphia are x t r o s » I ng pass dcfcns Packer Coach Vlnce Lombar says the Eagles' Norm Vi Brocklln Is more, (han a br liant passer — that he's nctua ly* a coach on the Held. MONTGOMERY, ALA. — Th air probably will be filled wi passes in this year's BIue-Gra game at Montgomery, Dec. 31s Both teams iiave top-ranking pas ers. The South lias Francis Ta kenton of Georgia, Norman Snes of Wake Forest and Jerry Eis man of Kentucky. The North ha Bernie Allen of Purdue and Da Betty of Maryland. MIAMI — Three quarterback who threw a total of 52 toucl down passes daring their coll glate careers will sec action i the North-South game In (h Orange Bowl next Monday. Th three are Jersey Keeling Xnlsn-nnd Tom,Blanda of Ami) playing for the North and lie ward Dyer of VMI, who'll t* tossing the leather for the South DURHAM, N.C. — The Duk [ootball team is on a brief Chris mas vacation before heading fo the Jan. 2nd Cotton Bowl gam against Arkansas. Duke wound ts home drills yesterday. Th earn will reassamble next Tues day to fly to San Antonio. It wi vork out for three days at San Antonio .before moving on to Dallas. HOUSTON, — One player u the Rice team has oji aiiclcx Incentive for making a goo< showing In the Sugar Bou game against Mississippi Jan 2ml. The player Is Max Webb Ho let Ronnie Goodwin of Bay lor get behind him, catch a pass and score the touchdown Inn cost Rice a share of the South west Conference title. Webb says: "If I didn't hare this bowl to would have hopped a freighter to China aiti- thu game." 12 x 25 Roll McCOiiMICK BLACK PEPPER 4 oz. Can LONG BEA^., v..ilif. - Coacl Jim Owens of Wasliington is tak- " ."Ivnnlase of the warm Call 'lornia weather to get his players .. j... oil excess weight. The temperature has been in the SO's in Long Beach, where Washington is getting ready for its Jan. 2nt Rose Bowl game against Minnesota. Owens says two-a-day drills i continue through next week, ti'.f t e a ni idle only on 'Christmas day. TIDE GIANT BOX WISCONSIN HOOP CHEESE Lb. SIRLO9NS Lb. T-BONES Lb. FRESH SHRIMP AND OYSTERS Aluminum Thresholds 24x48" 1.01) Butt Hinges 4x4 pair S5o Cabinet Latches ..-.- pair 40o Brass Offset Hinges ...._ 40o PLENTV OF ItATH'S PP.E TENDtfTVCZED HAMS Weslork rol Brass Screen Door Latch 1.00 fi Oonr Snrlnits i 0o *f Pol Brass Cabinet Knobs *uc Sturuitruard Insulating Asphalt Siding S Ib. box 75o LUUBOCK — Two members of the Texan A*M couchii staff, Willie Zapalac and .Mutt I<alri) t huvt* boon named assistant football coaches at Texas Tech. Tilt) president of the school, R. C. (ilHKhvtn, made the announcement. Invincible Doluxa Imperial Cigarillo Adv. WEST DISCOUNT STORE MEN'S SHIRT DEPT. Group 1— Values to 4.50 MEN'S FAMOUS White — Colors FREE GIFT WRAPPING —.^ i^riiibS SHIRTS Many Wash-N-Wear 2.88 MEN'S'LONG SLEEVE SPORT SHIRTS Values to 3.00 3.59 Or 2 *<" $7 Values to 4.00 2.59 OI 2 f ° r $5 Values to 5.00 NOW 3.97\ Values to 8.00 NOW (J.9 BLANKET DEPT. WHILE THEY LAST, 5% Wool Double Blanket 5.00 Assi, VALUE Colors GRAND OPENING SPECIALS CONTINUE AT YOUR F.D.S. YOU JUST CANT MISS THIS1 Many Savings Opportunities lo do your Christmas Shopping. You can save to much! All prices greatly reduced Jo fit your budget: OPEN 'TIL 7:00 P.M. UNTIL CHRISTMAS Shop today. Save at FJ3.S. where modem merchandising gives you quality at lowest price!. Many of these Grand Opening Specials will go fast, but there are thousands of items at Discount Price. So Shop regularly and often' at the F.D.S. Semi-Self-Servicing, multiple packaging, and quantity purchasing mean lower prices lo bur customers^ MEN'S & Boys BLUE JEAN DEPT. BOYS' — Sizes I lo 16, Slim, Reg. or Husky 13%-Oz., ll'/4-Oz., 10-Oz. — Including BILLY THE KID Sale-T-Ne* COTTON SHEET BLANKET WHITE — ?n x 90 Values to 2.98 6 for 10,00 (Save up to 3.88) LEE RIDER MEN'S JEANS 3.64 Sizes 28 to 42 Regular 3.93 c*«ck Men's 1 ff..»l«l» StOCK USE YOUR FIRST STATE BANK CHARGE CARD ^£w c7 -' "feS*^**™"* «""""»< «u OU ~ S fcs ?2?« GtouP S??^ 14.88 , to 2.00 1 Men's Thermal Underwear 1.69 QUALITY 2-PIECE 1.33,

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