Redlands Daily Facts from Redlands, California on February 12, 1964 · Page 8
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Redlands Daily Facts from Redlands, California · Page 8

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Beilanis Dai/y Facts 8 - Wed., Feb. 12,1964 * Sports * ild West theme seen in 1964 Oippic outfits HOLLYWOOD (UP!) —America's Wild West heritage and in formality have been ombined in the uniforms the 500 men and women members of the United States Olympic team will wear at the Tokyo games in October. The western motif was supplied at Tuesday's preview of the Olympic uniforms by the cowboy-style hats displayed ior male members of the team. The showing was held at a press luncheon of the American Institute of Men's and Boy's Wear which stressed that the designers of the Olympic uniforms had as their goal to provide the athletes with "an American flair." To achieve that goal, the men's parade uniforms consist of Navy blue blazers, dark blue Ascot ties worn inside open white shirts, white slacks and white shoes—all topped off by the western hats. The women's uniforms to be worn at the opening ceremonies of the Tokyo Olympiad consist of one-piece sleeveless dresses with a modified turtle-neck design, over which the ladies will wear shiny nylon - coated blue jackets trimmed in red and white. The clothing the Olympians will receive when they win places on the U.S. team go beyond just parade outfits. The men will be provided also with travels suits of grey stretch fi-| ber, white shirts, red, white and blue ties, brown moccasins and blue cloth hats. For travel and leisure use. the women will receive outfits consisting of white sleeveless pullover blouses, skirts of Navy blue and matching blue blazer sweaters trimmed in white. And to top it all off, both the men and women will be provided with raincoats, in case the monsoon season arrives early in Tokyo. Cassius has someone shouting for him this time MIAMI BEACH. Fla. (UPO- For once, someone else did the shouting for Cassius Clay to day. Trainer Angclo Dundee phoned a protest to the Miami Beach Boxing Commission against use of the "three-knock down rule" in the Feb. 25th ti tic fight between loud-mouthed Cassius and heavyweight cham pion Sonny Liston. The three-knockdown rule provides that if a fighter floored three times in one round he automatically loses the match on a technical knockout. "That rule never has been used in any kind of a world ti tie fight anywhere before," An gelo told Chairman Morris Klein of the commission. "That rule has been waived for title fights everywhere." Klein announced Tuesday night that the triple-decking rule will be enforced in the big fight, along with the mandatory eight-count for any Fighter ris en quickly from a knockdown and the "continued count" for any knockdown just before the bell ending a round. Klein also disclosed that the ring will be 20 feet square "in side," that eight-ounce gloves will be worn and that the ringside physician may leap into the ring at any time and order the fight stopped if he deems either boxer in danger of seri ous injury. Trainer Dundee had no objections to the other rules but he was seething about the three knockdown proviso. "Cassius is only 22," he explained, "and has the bounce- back, the recuperative powers of youth. If necessary, he could climb off the floor a dozen times and still win the fight. He did get off the floor once to knock out Sonny Banks and once to knock out Henry Cooper." Gun Bow to get top weight ARCADIA (UPI) — Gedney Farms' winter racing star. Gun Bow, was assigned top weight of 130 pounds today for the $145,000 Santa Anita Handicap Feb. 22 as a result of his three straight stakes victories. Second on the list of weights was M o n g o, now in Florida, who was assigned 126 pounds. Grcentree Stable's Cyrano, who failed to catch Gun Bow with 124 pounds in the San Antonio, was assigned 125 pounds while Admiral's Voyage was given an impost of 120 pounds. What's so new about these mohair* sweaters? The price is an unbelievable From Italy ...hand-made sweaters of misty mohair blends. Gear, ight "parfait" colors yellow, green and mellow variagateds. Cable stitches and popcorn stitches, cardigans and v-neck pullovers. Hand-knit in Italy for Cellini Imports, they've just arrived at Sage's! Sizes small, medium, large for women and misses. four convenient locations SAGE'S BASE LINE Bow tin* & E Sti., San Bwnaidina SAGE'S DEL ROSA Otl Row & Highland, San Stmardina SAGE'S MAGNOLIA 6491 Magnolia Av*., Riverside SAGE'S REDLANPS Cypf tu * Radlandi Blvd., Rtdlonii

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