The Ottawa Herald from Ottawa, Kansas on May 12, 1959 · Page 3
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Ottawa, Kansas
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Tuesday, May 12, 1959
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Four Hurlers Account For 15 Baltimore Wins Joe Gordon Complains Opponents Play Best Against His Indians NEW YORK (AP)-Joe Gordon, headmaster of the surprising Cleveland Indians, is getting a whiff of the upper air of first place in the American League but he still has a complaint. "So far nobody has played poorly against us," Gordon said while preparing to lead his club against the New York Yankees tonight. "We .hear of other teams making mistakes here and there but guys like Al Smith, Gene Woodling and Del Ennis kill us with star catches." The Indians are riding atop the herd, a game and a half in front of the second-place Chicago White Sox. They dropped a doubleheader to the Pale Hose Sunday anc so now they have to pull themselves together again. Gordon was unhappy, but not crushed over the twin setback at the hands of (right now) the Tribe's No. 1 rival. Herb Score, who fanned 13 Yankees the only time he faced them this season, was one of the victims against the White Sox. Since licking the Yanks he has been wild. "They drive him crazy," ob served Gordon. "They're a go-go club and they go wild on the bases. Score keeps worrying abou them on the bases' and he can' 1 get the ball over. "But pitchers change character so quickly, I don't think anyone really knows how to handle them You just pray." Gordon plans to send Scori against the Yankees Wednesday By ED WILKS Associated Pren Sports Writer The Big Four of Baltimore's itching staff may be the wrong our, but they've been getting the ob done for the surprisingly per istent Orioles in the American League pennant race. Before the season started,. Man ger Paul Richards tapped Jacl Harshman, Arnie Portocarrero Billy O'Dell and Milt Pappas a 1 is Big Four. So far, only Pappa 4-0) has made it, joining up with Hoyt Wilhelm (4-0), Jerry Walk* 2-0) and Billy Loes (2-1), the re iever the Birds tried to get ri of, but couldn't. These four have accounted fo 12 of the Orioles' 16 victories Harshman (0-5), Portocarrer (0-3) and O'Dell (1-1) have bee Fisher To Wed Liz Taylor In Fast Shuffle By JIM BACON AP Motion Picture Writer LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — In three 10-minute takes today, sing er Eddie Fisher will get a divorce, a marriage license and beautiful Elizabeth Taylor for his bride. Eddie will go before Judge David Zenoff at approximately p.m. PDT. He will charge his wife, actress Debbie Reynolds with mental cruelty — the tradi tional Hollywood grounds for di vorce. Debbie herself used it to get a California interlocutory de cree last February from Fisher At that time, Miss. Reynold said tersely, "my husband has be come interested in another worn an," a classic of understatemen in view of the headlines that pre ceded the breakup of what wa once considered an idyllic marri age. Liz Taylor will not be presen for the divorce hearing, which i expected to take 10 minutes o less, barring last-minute hitche If the divorce is granted, the raven-haired actress will join Fisher across the hall of the courthouse where they will take out a marriage license. The wedding is tentatively scheduled for sometime after 3 p.m. PDT at Temple Beth Sholom. Rabbi Max Nussbaum, the Los Angeles rabbi who recently converted Miss Taylor to Judaism, will perform the double-ring Reform rites. After the ceremony, which is An Unenforced Cigaret Law is Repealed WASHINGTON (AP) - If you moke cigarettes, you're probably law breaker without even knowing it. The law you break is one that i never enforced. However, if you're worried, it will become null and void on June 24—the day the government scraps liquor anc obacco tax stamps. Examine a cigarette pack am you'll probably find -it says some thing like this: "Law forbids the re-use of the federal stamps here on and requires the persons who empties this package to destroy such stamps when th- package is emptied." Clearly, you violate the law i you toss away an empty pact without carefully destroying th blue stamp. Internal Revenue Service offi eials reported today that no smok draped with nine of Baltimore's | er ever was prosecuted for fai ing to destroy a stamp. They sai Cars Of Cotton Mill Workers Stoned Again HENDERSON, N.C. (AP) — locks and bullets greeted work rs leaving the struck Harrie Henderson Cotton Mills Monday ight. Local officials asked Na- ional Guardsmen sent here to maintain order. No injuries were reported. Sherff E. A. Cottrell said nearly every ar leaving the company's North Henderson plant was hit by at east one rock, and he himself was stoned as he was checking cars. He said bullet holes were 'ound in some of the automobiles. In Raleigh, Gov. Luther Hodges said he would study the situation today before deciding whether to s'end National Guard aid. 12 defeats* Pappas won his fourth to mark his 20th birthday Monday night, getting past Washington 7-3 with late relief help from Loes, who put away his fourth save. It was the only game scheduled in the American League and edged the third - place Orioles within .004 percentage points of the second place Chicago White Sox. Both trail first place Cleveland by 1% games. Pappas gave up only four hits n his 6 2-3 innings while beating he Nats a second time'this year. Loes, whose April trade to Wash- ngton was voided because of arm rouble, then came on for 2 1-3 rames of one-hit, shutout relief, Rookie Bob Allison had two of the Senators' hits, smacking his sixth lomer and getting his second RBI ivith a single. quor and tobacco tax stamps ve years ago. It gave the Treas- ry plenty of time to make the lange. The tax stamps first were Is- ued in 1868, with Thomas Jefferon pictured on the first tobacco lamp. Jefferson was supplanted n 1879 by DeWitt Clinton, a gov- rnor of New York and a on& me presidential candidate. Godfrey Might Leave Hospital In 2 Weeks NEW YORK (AP) — The Co- umbia Presbyterian Medical Cener reports that television and radio star Arthur Godfrey might eave the hospital in about two weeks. Godfrey, 55, is recovering from an operation to remove a lung can cer. He underwent surgery Apri 30. Red Population Change Revealed MOSCOW (AP)-The Soviet Union's first census 'in 20 years discloses a huge increase of population in the Urals, eastern Siberia and central Asia. The increases reflect the deter mined effort to transfer part of the Soviet population to eastern parts of the country and industrialize those areas. These parts ave been tfirnrjr populated eom- ared to neighboring Bed China. The census report did hot give otals on the shift to the east. But said the population in the Urals —•which might be compared geo- raphically to the Middle West of he United States—had increased 12 per cent since 1939. Western Siberia's is up 24 per ent, eastern Siberia 34 and the opulation of the Far Eastern rovinces has boomed 70 per ent. The Soviet Union's population TV SERVICE KEEN COMPANY Hi S. Main Phone CH 2-3490 To Honor 10 At K-State it is the kind, of law that can no be enforced. Starting June 24, the service announced Monday tax stamps no longer will be pasted on cigarette packs and barrels of distilled spirits. Instead, the Treasury will collect excise taxes by requiring tobacco manufacturers and distillers to file semi-monthly tax returns. Stamps still whisky bottles, tax stamps. They only give assurance the tax on the whisky has been paid. Congress authorized an end to will appear on but they aren't Sherwin-Williams SWP is your best buy in house paint... MANHATTAN (AP)—Ten Kan sas State University faculty mem bers with 334 years of service wil be recognized at a special faculty meeting late today. President James A. McCain wil present certificates of merit to the 10, all of whom are retiring this year. Of the group, Howard T. Hill has the longest service record. He was head of the department of speech 33 years and has been a staff member 39 years. With 38 years service are Nellie Aberle, a member of the English department; William Lindquist voice teacher, soloist, conductor and administrator in the department of music; and Paul Weigel Pete Ramos, who won his first hree decisions, lost his fourth in a row, giving up two of the Orioles' three homers as Washington lost its fourth straight and slipped into a fourth place tie with Boston at .500. A two-run homer by Gene Woodling, his first, and Gus Triandos' seventh chased Ramos in three-run fourth. The Birds got three more runs in the fifth, one on Bob Nieman's fourth homer — the first off Washington relief ace Dick Hyde in almost a year. Hyde has allowed only five homers in his 227 innings in the majors. Baseball Scores Cleveland • Chicago . Baltimore , Washington oston expected to take 10 minutes, the who for 31 years was head of the couple will hold a news conference and pose for pictures. They will go to Miss Taylor's $500-a-week ranch for a small reception. They take off for Los Angeles at 7 p.m. to catch a jet for New York City and then, after a short stop there, another jet to London. The couple will honeymoon in Europe until Miss Taylor starts a movie in London May 25. Fisher will make personal appearances throughout the United Kingdom while she is busy in front of the cameras. department of architecture and al lied arts. Other retiring faculty member! are Myrtle G. Correll, family economics, 33 years; Hilda R Grossman, music, 32 years George M a x w e 11, physics, 3 years; Dwight Williams, businesi administration, 30 years; Williams, family and child devel opment, 27 years; and Eva Me Millan, years. AMERICAN LEAGUE W. L. Pet. GB 15 9 .625 H 11 .560 H 15 12 .556 lip 14 14 .500 3 12 12 .500 3 ew York .............. 1113 .458 4 ansas City ............ 1114 .440 4V, >etroit . ............... 9 16 .360 6& Tuesday Gamei Cleveland at New York (N). Chicago at Boston (N). Kansas City at Baltimore (N). Detroit at Washington (N). Monday Results Baltimore 7, Washington 3. (Only game scheduled) NATIONAL LEAGUE W. L. Pet. GB illwauKce ........... 15 9 .825 Los Angelei ........... 1712 .586 Attention to Policy Holders of NORTHWESTERN MUTUAL For service on your Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Policy please contact... Robert L. Shields Box 347 Paola, Kansas Ph. AX 4-3613 H OUSE PAINT The OTTAWA RERAN* Tuesday, May 14, »6» OTTAWA 1516 S. Main LUMBER CO. Bob McCrea, Mgr. CH 2-1196 LUNGER & SON OIL COMPANY 1039 N. Main Phone 1463 linclnnati San Francisco •hlcago 'hllndelphla Pittsburgh 1411 .560 IVj 14 12 -538 2 1* 15 .483 3'i 1114 .440 4M.- .11H -440 4% -333 7-/2 . St. Louis ............... 9 Tuesday Oame» Milwaukee at Chicago. Cincinnati at St. Louis fN">. Philadelphia at Los Angeles (N) Pittsburgh at San Francisco. Monday Results Milwaukee 8, Chicago 1. Los Angeles 11, Philadelphia 10. San Francisco 14, Pittsburgh 4. (Only games scheduled) MORE PROFIT EASIER JOHN DEERE TRACTORS They USE LESS FUEL Have Lowest Maintenance Cost Have Highest Trade-In Value Are MOST MODERN Ottawa Tractor & Imp, Co., Inc. rw~\ 119 ^y E. 2nd QfcQ Be chic and be ' comfortable with Dickerson Shoes the Smart shoe that's Really Comfortable a Kansas-born star §1 "Hie Big Train* Born in Humboldt, Kan., Nov. 6, 1887, he joined the Washington Senators at 19. His "express-train" pitching, fastest the majors had ever seen, won him American League records for most games pitched (803) and most won (413 in 21 seasons). Among his feats, he won a record-tying 16 games in a row and pitched 56 consecutive scoreless innings! Idolized for decades, he is now a Cooperstown immortal. Step Into Comfort as You Step Out to Style with Dickerson Shoe* •HOES-HOSIERY-LUGGAGK Today its Ultra-Powered Gasoline A Konioi-born star In its own right, Vickers Gasoline is Kansas made for Kansas motoring at the Midwest's most modern refinery. Drive In at the Vicken sign fodoy for a tankful of Vickers Ultra-powered Gasoline - a champion performer. NONE BETTER! look for fht sign of Vfcfrtr* Quality Product? YOUR VICKERS DEALER and the Vickers Petroltum Co. Inc., Wichita, Kansas 1115 W. 7th ANDY'S SERVICE Leasee Willard Cromwell Jr. Accessories , . . Live Bait and Tackle CH 2-9778 EXPRESS MONEY ORDERS at JOHN G. 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