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- '"for 3 man in Boston has offered nig home (hot indcold water) MLLIAMS, Sax slud£ BUT IT WM'T 0£ THAT GAS'S FOff ALL Favorite Not Yei Named in Kansas City Tournament « By SKIPPER PATRICK KANSAS CITY, March 13—f/P) — The ••eighth national intercollegiate basketball tournament went into second round'play at noon today with 16 teams still in the running and With little indication of who will win the championship. The highly regarded, Eastern Kentucky state teachers Maroons of Richmond, Ky., were knoJked out of the running last night by unheralded Drury college of Springfield, Mo. Loyola University of the South, Kew Orleans, the defending champion, the University of Nevada, Reno, Eastern Washington of Cheney, George Pepperdine college of Los Angeles and the University of Houston, Texas, appeared among the teams "most likely to succeed" as second round activity got under way today with its third cycle of 8- game activity. Today's pairings: • i3-;30 p. m»rsSouthern. .Illinois normal vs Loras college '('la.') 1:45- -University oif Houston vs .Indiana state teachers, Terre Haute. 3:00—Culver-Sto:kman (Mo.) vs South Dakota Wesleyan. 4:15— 'Eastern Washington vs. Southeastern (OCLA.) state. 6:30—Pepperdine college vs Iowa state teachers. 7,145—Druby college vs Augsburg of MfrtiTeapolls, -Minn. 9:30—Loyola of New Orleans vs Arizona state of Flagstaff. 10:15—West Texas state vs Nevada. Results last night: Druvy 51, Eastern Kentucky 47. "Arizona State 45, Rockhurst (Kansas City) 37. Nevada. 5fi, Morningslde College (la,) '10. , West Texas 71, Wisconsin State 48. CHONIN PROUD " vSARASOTA, Fla., March 13—(/Pj —Manager J.pe Oronin, puffed up R.bit by his Boston Red Sookers 1 1-0 win over ;'the St. Louis Cardinals, popped at-least one seam when Eddie Dyer, the Cards' new pilot, advised him that the Yankees are con' piderablY ahead of his charges at this early stage. .+1 1 GKTS 5 HITS J'PRT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 13-rS-(/p)—.After using 19 players, including all of his standouts, ant " getting only five hits out of them odolnof fha TJhilBrifilnhin Phillips Manager •Billy Southworth vows his pos.ton Braves will get double bat- drills daily. UNBEATEN TAMPA, Fla., March 13— (/P)— The Cincinnati^ Reds, unbeaten in exhibition, games with the Detroit Tigers " 3 an& "Cleveland Indians, meet the St Louis Cardinals today at St. Peters- •h,urB*-wie first -of three successive .-,. . . JSQJVE fcOQKS GOPB M3AMT B.EACH, Fla., March 13 — §Ohoolboy Rowe, once pride of • Detroit Tiger moun,d staff, is flashes of his oldtlme form wjt}j Jh.e Philadelphia Phillies this spring, Now in Stock HP«*§ Numbers ond Moil Boxei Home Builders Supply Scott's Scrap Book By SCOTT RAFFERTY The Texas Wildlife federation is determined to take the game and fish commission out of the hands of politicians, or so we gather from last night's meeting of the McClel- :an Lake Rod and Gun club. According to Dr. Roy Webb, who was re-elected president of the club, thn game commission consists of six men -appointed by the governor, ese six men, most of them liv- .ng in central Texas, met four times last year. \ Each meeting lasted three hours. That makes 12 hours to work out the control of a business that means $94,000,000 to the State of Texas each year. By JIMMY iORDAN G-HICAGO, March 13—(/P)—Rogers Hornsby says any baseball player who jumps a contract in this country's organized baseball to play in the Mexican league is courting a lot of trouble, financial and other- Wise. ifhe "Rajali" should know. He's been down there. He didn't stay long, but he said he stayed long enough to find out. . "Until that league gets a contract Doti Webb explained that the federation of clubs such as the one here, in Amarillo, Fort Worth and all over the state would bring about Exchange in the existing conditions. The state federation of clubs is unique in that each club, no matter how large or small, has one man on the board of directors of the fed- ertaion. For instance, Fort Worth's Anglers club has 1,500 members and the local club has something over 100 but Pampa still has one director on the board of the federation, Since Lake McClcllan was opened, about five years ago, one small stock of bass has been dropped in, Bert Howell, concessionaire, report- , ., . cd last night. Yet, millions of dol- Martin, who Morgenlhaler Is Par in Front in Scoring Scramble By 1EO MEIER NEW YORK, March 13—(/P)—Although he scored only four points in his final game of the season on Monday night, Elmore Morgenthaler of New Mexico Mines seems virtually assured of the 1946 national collegiate individual high scoring basketball title. Thn seven-foot one-inch player iinished the campaign with 595 points in 28 games, three more than the 592 points Vlnoe Hanson of Washington state tallied in 37 games in winning the high scoring crown a year ago. Only one player—Bob Kurland of the Oklahoma Aggies—still has a chance to overtake Morgenthaler and this appears remote. Kurland, fifth at 513, needs 83 to go to the top. He plays against Oklahoma tonight and against Kansas next Monday. If the Aggies beat Kansas, Kurland then will have a further opportunity by playing in the NCAA eliminations. The top scores (400 or more) points as compiled by the Associated Press: Name—School G FG FT TP xMorgen thaler, N. Mcx Mines 28 246 xHall, Mnrahnll 34 261 xMikon, Dciiuut 24 205 xLewls, Eastern Ky... 25 1!)S Kurlaiul, Okla. Aggie* .-28 206 xTonkovich, Marshall — 34 196 Otton, Bowling Green— 31 177, xBrovvn, Evnnsville „ 24 161 110 432 xTipton, Chico (Calif) State 26 Wolfe, California 31 xKmhry, Western Ky.— 34 Dillon, North Carolina 30 161 83 405 x—Denotes season concluded. Cardinals Make Deep Impression On Writers, Fans By GAYLE TAt.BOT ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., March 13._(#>)—Though the St. Louis Cardinals dropped cheir first three ex- hibtion games to the Yankees OVGI the past week end, Manager Eddie Dyer's young men still made a vivic impression on the overflow crowds of fans, scouts-and;writer^who attended .the series. . It might be stretching a point to hill the games as a. preview of the 1046 world series, but nothing the Cards did lessened the impressior that they would represent the National league in the October play- lubs in the United States and those Canada >affiUated with leagues hat also operate in this country, a flayer Is foolish to go down there," Hornsby said In' an Interview here oclay. "They, didn't pny off my conUar.t n time. They pgjd In Mexican dol- ars, Pesos, -wiihih have much less nl'ie than our ;i , dollars, and the ilaycr had no protection." Hornsby managed the Vcra Cru?, cam for Jorge Pasqucl for 90 days n 1944. He was in theTnajor lea- ues as a star player and manager or more than 20 years. "Masquel owned five of the teams n the league," Horhsby said. "One ay I'd have a player on my team. The next day he'd be playing against me. Sure, I know he's not supposed o own more than one club in the eague. He could shift the players round because the clubs didn't have ontracts for most of their players. "Any player who jumps from or- ;anized ball while under contract in his country is barred from organ- zed ball for five years and that's cmething to think about, too—" Major leaguers who have joined he Mexican teams include Nap leyes and Danny Gnrdclla of the >Jcw York Giants; Rene Monteagudo, Philadelphia Phillies; Tomas De La Cruz, Cincinnati; Alex Cav- rasquel. Chicago White . Sox, and tuis Olmo, Brooklyn. 10.1 50 143 Ml 103 102 HB 187 1S2 170 161 B9I5 672 653 637 DI3 494 430 428 422 411 olf. The terrifis task of selectivity confronting the Card pilit was emplw sized at the outset of the series when a long, tall righthander named Fred Martin held the Yanks to a lone single for three innings. Ye " " Dyer a lars were set aside for this purpose last year. Webb charged that these bass had been dumped 1 in private lakes in this territory. Bright spot of the meeting last night was the factt hat about eight men from Perryton wei;e present. The men heard about the meeting and came down. Webb encouraged them to form a club of their own and get a director in the federation. Lake Fryer near Perryton was the center of discussion of fishing and it was reported that the quantity of bass was very Jow there, also, 0 CUBANS SIGN HAVANA March 13— Of) — The Washington Senators are not letting organized baseball's differences with the Mexican league interfere with their signing of Cuban players. Six Cubans now are on Washington's roster. Houston before the war and set a Texas league record of 13 consecu tive wins, is an "unknown" compared to a dozen other members of th Cards' staff. Ray Sanders will be back on firs base, even though he hit only .276 last season. The balance of the Cards line-u is set, with Emil Verban at second Marion at short and Kurowski on third rounding out a crack infield Kurowski still is holding out. Eno Slaughter, Terry Moore -and Stai Musial comprise easily the fines outfield in the league, Harry Wai ker gives the club a fourth capabl Gardener. KRAMER STARTS ANAHEIM, Calif., March 13— (/Pi —Jack Kramer will make his first start of the season today when the St. Louis Browns play the Chicago White Sox. 'NO CHANGE' . WEST PALM BEACH, FJa«. March 13— (/Pi— Connie Maek, manager of the Philadelphia Athletics, said' today that there Is "no chance" that he will trade pitcher Buss. Christopher to the New York Yankees, though admitting he had "offered thorn a good trade for outfielder Johnny Linden.", . > YANKEES OF OLD ST. PET8RSSUR/Q, Fla,, March 13— (/P)- -With Joe KimagBio and Charley 'Keller setting a -hot, .pace, the New York Yankees are looking JiKe the Bfonx iJpm,bers of old. SOX, BROWNS PASADENA. Oalifr-, March 13 — The .Chicago White Sox and St. Louis Browns meet in a pair ol ex-r JKlbitlon games to.day, oije game to fee 'piayea here an.d -the pthor a.t nearby Anaheim. ion Parl? Shop No. 2, ilo, ' ftpi 674 t Tulsfl Winches and Ports [hwsstem Wheel and Rim Hanley Expects To Be Relieved Soon SANTA ANA, Qaltf., March 13— (#)—Lt, Col. Richard B. (Dick Uanley, coach o£ the El Tore- Ma rines lootball team lor the past tw years, said today foe expected to b placed on the inactive duty list b March 25. CUBS LOOKS BEST AVALON. Cajif., March 13—OT- The Chicago Cub regulars lookei their best of the training camp sea son at the plate yesterday whei they defeated the. Yannigans, 5-3, U the last intraTcamp g«»ne vith the National which includes all AssoMation professional "•'*' A „;*_. ' ..^... " ' ' Hofrtsby Slys Jumpers Are Courting Trou Mexican Leagues Pay in Pesos; Players Have No Protection Sports Round-Up fiy HUGH FULLEftTOft, JR. NEW YORK, March 13.—(/P)-^The way young Sidney Schwartz walloped Gardner Mulloy and Birmingham's John Ager trimmed Elwood Cooke in the indoor tennis championships gives $ hint of hard times to come for some of the older racquet swingers Word from the west coast is that Bobby and Tom Falkenburg are playing tennis like real big boys now and the Pudge Patty, twice junV-r champion, is back from Italy looking like a young gkuit. HOUND NUMBERS Kansas university claim/; to Iwvc the heftiest football coaching staff in the country as well as the youngest . • • The average weight of George Saucr, Bob Ingalls, Vice Bradford, Dean Nesmith, Don Pierce and Wayne Reploge is 210 pounds and none weighs less than 200 ... The average age of the sextet is only 33. SPORTS BEFORE YOUR, EYES Billy Conn, now down to 192 pounds, says he'll take off another ten before his June tussle with Joe Louis When the Alabama football squad winds up its spring drills with an inter-squad game on Birmingham's Legion field, March 31 (with all the trappings of a big fall contest) the proceeds will go to Charlie Boswell. 'Bama back of a few years ago who was blinded by a German shell while serving in the army in France. Fesler Is Named Pittsburgh Coach PITTSBURGH, March 13-r-VP)-- An ex-Ohio State football player was the new Uni'/erslty of Pitts burg.li grid coaqli today and there was speculation th'at the appointment may be another step in the Panthers' bid for Big Ten membership. Wesley Fesler, now assistant coach at Princeton. and/ ji former gridiron aide at Ohio 'State, was named yes- :erday to succeed' 'Clark D. Shaughnessy who resigned Feb. 4 to return ;o the University- of Maryland. - r - *** - DonBudgeUaysU.S. Team Will Win Davis Cup 'Quite Easily' 'WASHINGTON, 'March 13— (/P)— Don Budgn isn't among those who think Australia is a cinch to retain the Davis cup tennis championship in the renewal Of the international matches this reason. To the contrary, the big red-head disagrees with the experts and predicted today that "we 'will win the cup quite easily." Now engagediiji a 25-matoh cross- country scries with pro Bobby Rigps, Budge had this to say at the touchdown club: "We'll beat Australia in the challenge round by '.4-1 or 5-0. The. only match we might— and I say 'might' - lose is in the doubles." Budge forecast this lineup of the American Davis, cup squad: "We'll hav,e^F>ankie Parker, National champion?! and Jack Kramer in the singles," and either Parker and Kramer :or "Kramer and Ted Schroeder in the doubles. "I've played »y of their present crop of cup*#iayers except Dinny Pails— John Bromjvich, Adrian Quist and Jack Crawford— and they're not up to our top men," Budge added. Koy Named Bellvillc Athletic Director BELLVILLE,, Texas, March 13— (/P)— Ernie JCoy.Vgter fullback of the University of Texas teams in 1930, 1031 and 1932, Has been named athletic director and head football coach at Bellville high school. Formerly an assistant football coach at Sam Houston, Koy was recently discharged from the navy as a lieutenant '(jg.) _ NAMES IS NAMES The runner who finished fifth in a 4:21.1 mile at the Central Collegiate track meet was named Leasure . . . And the Davenport, la. club of the Three-Eye league has a rookie with what probably is the most vulnerable as well as euphonious name in baseball—Sparky Mullarky At least they can't ca.ll him the old Mullarky, Young Upstarts Slash Oldsters In Indoor Tennis Championship Folleil Girls Are Favorites in AAU Tournament Today CELESTE, Texas, March 13— ( Follett's sextet is -rated a strong favorite to win the Southwestern AAU girls basketball tournament opening tonight Jn the Celeste high school gymnasium. After winning forty games in their 194,5-1946 schedule tiles 1 were defeated 36 to 35 by Aquilla in the last second of play in the semi-finals of the girls high s:hool state championship at Hillsboro last week. .In first round pairing tonight Pollett plays Lone Oak, Miller's Grove takes on Savoy arid Celeste faces Yantis. On Thursday the winner of the Follette-Lone Oak game plays the winner of Celeste-Yantis contest. Grand Prairie plays Campbell, and Penelope meets Quinlan. By AUSTIN BEALMEAR NEW YORK, March 13.—(/Pi— Any ideas that the United States will have to depend entirely on the stars of prewar years to win back the Davis Cup already have been shattered at the Natical Indoor tennis championships, first major event in the series leading up to Inlnrnalional competition. As .singles play in the indoor rnrcl moved into (!><'. qujvrlp.r-riiuils today, I,WD of Uic notion's .six (.np-nmkiim veterans had fallen by l.lin wiiysidr victims of unseeded youngsters. Latest to bow to the exuberance of you'll is Elwood Cooke, No. 4 man in the current national rankings. who was bounced rudely out of the third round yesterday by John Ager, from Birmingham, Ala., in a straight set match, 6-1, 7-5. On the sidelines. Cooke poined Gardner Mulloy of Miami. Fla.. sixth ranking player in the country and co-holder of the outdoor doubles crown, who was eliminated in the second round by Sidney Schwartz. 16-year-old Brooklyn high school boy and national junior indoor champ. Sidney Wood, former Wimbledon champion and member of the 1934 Davis Cup team, has fared somewhat better than Cooke and Mulloy. But he, too, is having his troubles. Carried to three sets by Ed Jenkins in the second round, Wood again dropped the first set yesterday before disposing of Ray Antignat of Forest Hills, 4-6. 6-3, 6-2. And. as if Wood's path hadn't already been rough enough, the nation's fifth tanking star next faces Billy Talbert of Wilmington. Del., the top-seeded tournament favorite. in the round of eight. It was different, hoover, for former Champion Don McNeill of Orange, N. J., who had to uncork some of his best shorts to stop Ladislav Hccht, the former Czech Davis Cup star, 6-2, 11-9. Pancho Segura, Miami university's National Intercollegiate champ from Ecuador, ousted J. Gilbert Hall of New York, 6-2, 6-1. Seeded third behind Talbert and McNeill, Segura goes into the quarter-finals against Frank Guernsey of Garden City, N. Y., who stopped Enrique Buse, second-seeded foreigner here and 6-3, 6-2 w'iner over Frank Bowden ofe Maplewood, N. J. McNeill and Guernsey, defending doubles champions, triumphed in the tandem play which opened yesterday, as did Talbert and Mulloy, the outdoor titleholders, and Cooke and Wood, the third-seeded pair. Wednesday, March 13, 1946 RAM PA NEWS PA(S6 7 Fade Is Among Tech Candidates LUBROCK. March 13. —</T> Hcv- ciit.crll Irltcrmrn from l:i::l sr;r:i>ii HIT anvmn Uir T.I rmulid'ii":; fur foolbflll fit Trssi.s T'-Hi M-: .'.|iriii:: truiniin; ws full till. Of the 1045 Kqiuitl only Iil.l.lr :ill- Amork-n Walt Echlinknnm -inid substitute bticl: T. M. Cox sntl Spider Dillon were lost llirnimh urndua- tion. Lettermcn Doug McSwimr and James decker hiivr b'-on riillcd in the draft.. Tech acain will cnrry out a vm- Cowley Starts Grid Training at NTSC DKNTON. Tnxas. March 13—(/P)— llM'nvin OwU'y Msu'U; sprint; foot- hull I ruin in;: :ii, Nni-l.h Trxas stale mllr-i' InrU'V '-is h'':'.f) rnu'll. .!:ic!: Si.srti. who IKIN bfTI) here -line' 1!I2!) rxrrpl for Hirer years ill ilv in ivy (liirinc; th<> wsir, resigned \f';;lci'i] r.' in piiii-i- private busincs.'i Ill 1.1, KM! SHOUT MtAMF. Tin.. Miii'di I?,—(/I')— Manner Mfl O'..' u is keeping close If there isn't going to be any disarmament, then UNO isn't worth the paper it is printed on.— Sen. Millard Tydings <D.) of Maryland. We want to be free in Poland just as Americans are in America .and the English in "England. — Gen. Wladyslaw Anders, Commander Polish Second Corps "stranded" in Italy JOE HAWKINS Refrigeration Service Phone SSI 413 JBuckler Belts and Motor Service fur an; make and model. Conference teams—Southern Methodist, Texas A. and M.. Rice and Baylor—and four teams that played in bowls last New Year's Day- Oklahoma A. and M.. New Mexico. Denver and Tulsa—on the card. Former lettermen back in camp include: Fullback Maxey McKni'4hl. Littlefield; Buster Melton. Abilene back; Tuffy Nabors. Lubbock center: Don Orr. Jean gi\ird: Vernon Ray, Buckeye end; Robcr Smith, Rising Star back. all-Anierican servicemen back in 1943; Thayne Amonett. Flomot back; J. W. Cont.s. Odessa back; James Clay. Odessa tackle; Harold Crossen. Dallas end; Warren Cudd. Perryton tackle; WAYNE FADE. PAMPA GUARD; Ralph Geddie, Dallas end; Garland Head, Clovis, N. M ; . center; and Leete Jackson, Lubbock, fullback. orous schedule with four S'lUlhwcsi i ,.,i- ;; on u n ,, -i ur i >-,e(ween Buddy Kerr " " ' " "-"• ; ,nci Ronkio Bill Rigney for the .sliortslorrii'i^ S^rth 0:1 the New York Giants. Factory Reconditioned Pianos nt n Bargain at the PAMPA MUSIC STORE 214 N. Cuyler Phone 689 Southwestern Entry List Soars to 1,107 FORT WORTH, Mnrch 13—(,r>-- Entries in the Southwestern Exposition track and field meet now total 1,107. Newest teams to enter the moot are Lubbock. Kaufman, Abilene and Alva, Okla., in the high school divisions; Texas Christian, Howard Payne and Texas Tech in the college and university class. HURLERS CHOSEN ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., March 13—</P)—Red Barrett, Ken BurV- hardt and Ted Wilks are Manager Eddie Dyer's choice to hurl for the St. Louis Cardinals in today's game with the Cincinnati Reds. All Types of LEATHER WORK and Shoe Repairing Cily Shoe Shop New Location 319 W. Foster Dr. H. H. Hicks Has resumed the practice of Dentisiry and Oral Surgery in his former office Combs-Worley Bldg. Phone 577 March Specials! CALIFORNIA WINE Sths case $5.50 Big Discounts Rum, Gin, Brandy PINTS Case WHISKEY $44.00 We Have a Few Cases of GOOD WHISKEY By the bottle or case 40" Log Chain Cheap Boots One Pair Shop Made Size 5M: Clover Package Store 817 S. Cuyler I'lioiie 1870 TIGERS LAKELAND, Fla., March 13— (fl 1 ) —The Detroit Tigers, beaten in four straight road games in as many days, came "home" today for a return match with the murderous New York Yankee team that handed them a 12-1 "Hiking yesterday at St. Petersburg ..... ... Pick any one!-but get an OIL-PLATED engine They're all good. And you can prove that you're a good chooser ... by getting an OIL- PLATED engine. Any car you buy , , . (or the one you still want to keep!) . . . will have OIL-PLATING on guard in the engine if you make it a point to use Conoco N** motor oil. It's patente4 oil. 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