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ÎJ^rni.> SÎM 1 \Y JOf RWL \f\Hrll R. 1 «M 2 TÎÎREE—B r \ IMajBe iWron ■a™™!!' We* UMmer. the former Linosin hlirh ftlhlete, now & freshm%n »t Nebr&Jtka U., ta weighing an offer from the St. Louia Cardinaii . The Redbirda want Wea to re*>ort _ at ramp tn I Georgia thia month, but he tent aure he wants to drop i out of achool ; B r o o klyn acouta have also ^made some « pajiaea tn Ma* aer'a direction. John Cron ley a pitcher of other daya. te . the chap who ■a firat dlaeovered Maaer. the b a a e b a 11 playing ability of Wahoo Sam Crawford It was in 18®5 wherf W. W 'Billy” Turner, then aa now, a baaebali fan. waa doing a bit of scouting for a couple of minor league managers, one of them Buck Ebnght Turner asked Presnell emphasizes fundamentals in early UN workouts • e .New mentor gives plays little time Why il'a the world's be«t forre • • • Billv Conn joins Jor Louis as liiu'k private Block, tackle, s^lres^ietl mil BY WALTER E. DOBBINS. "We have had three objectives in mind during the first week of spring practice," declared Nebraska a head man of football. Omch Glenn Preanell. "We are trying to find Cronley if he had seen any young players with possibilities and heading John’s list waa I'rawford. then a stocky 18 year old lad who could hit.. Cronley thinks if Crawford had been playing during the days of the Jackrabhit hail he would have been just as much of a sen- aation as Babe Ruth.. .Wahoo Sam had no weaknesses, the old timers aver.. - the only hall he couldn’t hit waa one he coulAi’t reach... First call for spring football drill at the University of Iowa, brought out only 45 candidates, about half the normal turnout... Iowa averaged 9,000 attendance for its home basketball games, which topped the Big Ten marks this aeason.. .Minnesota is contemplating a game with Bemie Bierman’s navy Commandos who will start trainmg at the Univer- what boys to block ; ones that to tackle and the fellows who can really get o ut and run. •T feel that fun damentals are the most important part of the game. That IS why we have spent little time so far on plays They will come later on. After all BY 3ID FEOER. NEW YORK The world’s two top rankuig heavyweight fighters were just plain buck privates m Uncle Sam s army Saturday. Following the trail of Champion Joe Louis who enlisted nearly two month* ago. Pittsburgh Billy Conn. the curly haired Inah jmungster who came closer than any other fighter to knocking the crown off the Bomber's head, turned up at army recruiting offices Sstur- day and signed up as a private for the duration. Along with the Smokytown boxing ace waa his long-time friend and bodyguard during important fights. Joe Becker a Pittsburgh detective, who enlisted with Billy. Military Battle. Thus, the next major hea\*y- weight championship fight, in which Joe and Billy are expected to tangle in June, will come nght out of the military service. Full of as many surprisea as the night he went 13 roun<ifc with Louis last June—and waa well out m front until Joe s big guns f i n a 11 y caught—Billy Joined the army only five days after taking his phyrrcal examination to become a member of the naval re#er\*e. I just changed my mind." he explained. *T came in from Pittsburgh Saturday morning, went down to the recruiting office and signed up He and Becker will report for duty a w'eek from .Monday— they were given the customary ten days to settle their civilian affairs and will be assigned to the 1205 corps area service unit at Fort Wadsworth. Staten Island. New York, for basic training. ".After that * Bill explained. "I’d like to study to become an officer, and possibly help m building up some kind of box­ ing and physical education program if it can be done But nght now. Fm plain Burk Private Billy Conn. and the army'U do what It thinks beat.' ComfMired to the hoopla surrounding hia previous planned enlistment in the navy. Saturday’s action was as secret as s military maneuvre. Not even Conn's closets fr?cnds knew he was in town. He appeared at the recniiting office, was sworn in by Col. John F D»»ye and then told a few friends what he had done. The abdicated light-heavv- weight champion gave his occupation as "professional athlete. and said he appeared at the recruiting office with the consent of his wife and local draft board. The chief worry for the Pitt.s- biirgh prttty boy he was 24 last Oct. iV* nght now- is the fact that his wnfe. Mary Louise, is expecting their first child in May. Spare Moments By Glenn Trump S.E.C. (Ions approve reeruiliiig plans George Towrne. who rolls a mean game as anchor of Sidles Pontiac quintet, took a ribbing last week Fellow keglers dubbed him Sunday howler’’ when he turned m a i hotay-totsy 625 in a postponed match isst Sunday. But Towne has the last laugh. His effort was the high for last week, and he perches on top of the 600 Honor Roil becau-'se of his 242. 201 and 182 games. You can kid us until doomsday if we ever head that weekly list again. Altogether, there are eight on the Roll, including Ed Schwartz double. He had 617 Wednesday 605 Monday. The complete list. Frn^h rligihility query hy-pas.M‘d at SiHilheasterii eoiif(*reiiee meet NEW ORLEANS 1" Thv Southeaslrm ‘onference » executive committee Saturday -ipj, ...-ri piwc- to rcgu..ttc recruiting of athletes, but It hy-passrd the '(uestion ’-f 'ri .ihmtn > oed-’.iity .md declared a proposal to sNuid<>n intcrcoih-yiat*- spt^rUi in .Mu-siasippi was not our busine.Hs The committi'e .igreed "m pripcip’.i- to nio-s ^-equiring member ■schisds to give p*"".¡HH-ts written explanalions of s. ho;.irahips tendered them forbidding a m* mber to approa* h :i bov -drcady pledged to an- -------------------other and c.rtnhhshing a "cooling Ofpnrxr Towne. HWIe« Pfwillae K4 -whnnrt«. Tnwn Unii «•eorve '■Mmllli, IjiwHe« f'hnHe» I’leree. Orili K«l ^tinnrtt. IJnemn Mnrhet aorli HtllU. PnlmwM»« t rrmmf tr'rmmk Onrten. OrrntM «*» • 1 Î “In I'losi* si'asoii uitli ~ .‘L 4 r -32 victory «•f MSI HamlS I.AiMinfi, iJnmlR Pnrklwt <’•. •** jmu don’t use so many plays tn a game but if you have eight or 10 mastered, plus the variations off of each one. you accomplish more than if you overload your team with a lot of stuff they may never use. "If you have boys who can block, tackle and nm. then you have something. That’s our goal right now. Yanks score second win over Cards What to do with him • • • Dodds vs. Warmerdam., that icoidd he Jacobs’ solution Tigers lessen hoiiiout list , 'I’d say right now that the real sity of Iowa next month...'That pottle for varsity berths is at one will pack the Gopher stadium center. We lost Meier and Kelly it it materialises... and we have Forrest Bachman State basketball tcumament will pack plus Joe fNirtington, who start here ’Thursday and at least played with the .scout club that two of us hope that the manage- fan. But don't overlook Wayne ment continues its campaign Stranathan, who has been switched against smoking dunng the prog- from fullback to the pivot posi- ress of games.. . Youngsters .stnd- tion. Amos Hatfield is another, ing up and down the big floor here "We are bmt fortified at guard." will need all the wind they possess Presnell continued. “We have von BY JAMES KEARNS. 1« Thf I'Mrace n»Ur Ww. We realize that the sponsors of good, clean amateur sport may resent this, but we feel forced in the season of *41 after nmning a race faster than any previous two- mile in history and stiU finishing well back of Gregory, people who put on track meets have to suggest that now is the time Jooked longingly for another boy for Uncle Mike Jacobs of the pnze^"o challenge Rice's reign. Dodds. CnmpiifS fr&m Pmta The patched up New York Yankees scored their iwcond straight exhibition victory Saturday, defeating the St. Louis Cardinals, 3 to 2 . i Playing without six key holdout*. the Yank* handed the Cards their second straight setback by scoring one run off Murry Dickson in the seventh. Johnny Lm_ _ _____ started for the Yanks and a smoke filled auditorium is Goetz. Duda. Bryant and Deviney j" the seventh with the score dead fight industry to move into the realm of indoor track and field sports. As we see it. a young Mr. Gilbert Dodds has made the indoor track situation a case for Uncle Mike, and him alone. The doings of Gilbert Dodds made it imperative that a matchmaker of wondrous and versatile talent be imported to handle the proper disposition of Mr. Dodd’s talents. In you have not been caught up on the running deeds of Gil- as the answer to the search, was as welcome to the promoters as a capacity crowd. Picture Become* Confused. But last week things suddenly became confused. In the National A. A. U. meet Rice entered the three-mile race which he won in world record time. There being no two-mile, Dodds dropped down to a mile. Now the mile business was fairly in the hands of Leslie Mac- Mitchell of New York University. He had won 19 straight miles. He MACOY CONSISTENT. | After our sojourn to North Platte for the state tournament last week, we relay this information to the Capital City rollers who will participate there in the future: Be prepared for slick alleys. . .They’re not tricky, but are considerably "faster” than those in Lincoln... Les Baskins, tournament prexy, is always around to welcome the visitors.. Joe DiNatale. former KFAB-KFOR publicity man now stationed at North Platte, had a 246 on 5-6 there last week, claims they're "pie" drives... We stniggled to get 150 on the same pair.... Earl Macoys entire three games for Ben Simons Monday were in the "160” dirtsion...’They were 161. 169 and 162.. .Simons copped two from First National to stay in the Business Men’s race. . . Gage picked up the 4-9-10 Tuesday in the Elks loop...And the 7-5-10 popped up at Don Fmhardt Thursday . .Irony of it all was that Don got the 5-7, which is difficult enough... Top league matches this week are the Bob Hudson-Burchess Foundry. Fair- Hallv to nip Boilermakers CHA.MPaIGN. Ill up. Illinois, with the Big Ten title already in its possewuon, trailed a fighting Purdue basketball team for 33 minutes Saturday night before slipping ahead to win. 'i4 to .' 12 . Purdue took the lead when the game waa six minute.^ old on a goal by Center Al Menke. Employing a stalling offense the Boilermakers then lid the Big Ten champions and N A. C C. invitees by from 5 to 1 punts the next 33 minutes. Taking but 15 shots In the first 28 minutes and converting ten of them, their deliberate ball handling threatened to hand the Illini their first home defeat of the year. off p-ri^id m whuh prospects «.'»uid Vìi* let «Jone io make their nwn !eci«;nns ’The proposal* will he .'Uihrr.itted to the general membership Apnl I" m Rirmmgham. Left ti> that gener.al meeting was the question of •>.!lowing freshmen or transfer students to play var- I sity Spirts S E C Commissione*- i Mike t'onner read letters from - tinference sohools not represented here, expressing differing views on the suhjei t. Past by Mississippi. 'The que.stlon of Missl.'svppi wartime .sports abandonment, now before that state's hoard of trustees of institutions of higher learning, did not come up for di.'K'Ussion. The only mention waa a statement by Dr Rufu.s C. Hams, president of Tulane university and of the conference, which was approved by the committee. Harris «aid; 'T have consistently taken the position that that is Miast.ssippi's business and not our bu.siness and there .shall be no expression on the matter from this conference” The Miasusstppi legislature, m separate resolutions by both bodies, has favored continuance of -Sports as beneficial In wartime. Indiana Beats Bucks. 48-33. BLOOMINGTON. Ind fUPi Indiana university defeated Ohio State. 48 to 33, Saturday night tn a slow, haphazard hall game that ended the conference season for both teams. Moat of the scoring waa con- Pairiiifi.s made for ^lidweî^t A.A.U. toiiriiev no help to a lad gasping for sui- back plus Gene Wilkins of Omaha, ficient air to carry on... = who, like Partington, played on I the scout club last season. Wil- FIELO HOUSE. kins is definitely varsity ma- Nebraska’s new field house at tenal." the north end of the stadium will, Gelwick and Clark. be completed by fall, as Preanell discussed other post- Ihe dressing rooms and tim fl^r gathered that Dean Gelis concerned.. Its possible that ^ Lmcoln ♦ it may be ready to handle some of the athletes here for the national collegiate* m June...There may be larger field house*, but none that can outshine the Nebraska building from a standpoint of smart planning ... And those who have been wondering if the space allotted for indoor football quarterback workouts IS too small, had belter and Cooper and Vic Clark, 190. Chappell, may crowd into the picture at end. Dwayne Domeier of Geneva and Chuck Wnght of North Platte appear to be fine tackle prospect* along with veterans Vic Schleich, Joe Byler and Howard Martig. We are fairly well fixed at with both Metheny back but we may take another look... | make some changes later on to Lieut. "Walter Nye, now with the give them some support. Jack U. S. army m Iraland, waa pole Noms of Hastings has shown vaulting for the Husker last promuNi.” Presnell said, spring.. .He won a minor letter in Dale Bradley and Howard Debus this sport...Bob (Lawrence Jour- give the Husker staff two experi- nal World! Busby: “Regardless of enced hands at the tailback jxsst what Dr. F C. Allen thmka about locked, was the winning pitcher. Outfielder Roger Cramer reporter at the Detroit Tigers’ training camp and signed his 1942 contract, then participated m his first workout. Still adamant in their salary demands with the Tigers are Rudy York, Barney McCosky, Rip Radcliff, Bobo Newsom. Johnny Gor- slca. Luther Thomas and Billy SuUivan. Gutteridge Hits Well. Don Guttendge sparked the Browns' drill with some terrific hitting. He hit the centerfield wall several times with long drives. Unless Eddie Miller signs hi* contract before Monday, the Bra%’es bert Dodds we will pause briefly was It at the mile distance. mont-Diamond GnU and Lawnes- period, as fre OMAHA. f.'P' Danbury la., vnll meet Weeping Water, Neb., tn the opening game of the Midwe.st A. to outline the confusing nature To wit; of his accomplishments. At Two Mile*. But Dodds, the second greatest orcutts matches in the Business fouling and sloppy shooting A. V. basketball toumev here next Greater Lm- two-miler on record, whipped Mac- Men's. Booster and Mitchell at the mile. And he did loops TWidn in ■ v#>rv fin# ninninc startling time of 4;08.7, ( Heart of America tournament is Dodds IS a very fine running fastest ever recorded in a Ña­ man who ha* bi^n ^irunng largely ^ ^ ^ m the major board track races t T^at is what brought the prob- of the eastern .season. This is Mike Jacobs appears as the only qualified solver. Dodds is now the national champion at one mile. He is also the No. 1 challenger, by several yards, at two miles. Shall he expose his really the first big indoor season for the ymmg man who is a divinity student When he showed up for the early meets of the winter in the guise of a two-mile performer one and all were inclined to say, fine, let him run two miles li that is what he wants. the 'money grabbers’ of the N.C.A.A., probably to the man Kansas basketball followers hope that the Jayhawker team and the athletic board vote affirmatively to play m the western tourney if the invitation is forthcoming ”.,. Who would have thought that both Lincoln teams. Central and with Sophomores Wally Hopp f gather for their first grape- and Harold Hungerford of Her- game. mile crown rematches with Mac- Mitchell? Or shall he go on chas- ____________ , * ing Rice, thereby putting some Gd^rt thus waa no problem at competitive flavor into the two- all. In rather quick succession will list him aa a holdout. He he ran three magnificent races at IS the Beantowners* only salary the two-mile distance. .That he did ; difficulty. not win any of them was in no > Uncle Mike Jacobs would prob- It will be just like opening day fhe fault of hia running, but 1 ably find this a simple matter, at home Sunday when the Cincin- "^aa traceable merely to the fact ' After all he has. these many that Gregory Rice, who is the months, been matching Billy Conn greatest two-miler of all time, with middleweights, heavyweights hooked for the Sackins alleys at Kansas City March 21-22 this year.. .It’s the 13th annual,. .Lincoln bowlers haven’t taken it in for three years... $.50.000 Carnival winners here last w-eek were Tony Lococo, who won two Class B trophies, Phyllis Dworsky, Class A trophy; D. J. Bauer and O. D. Hohl. $1.00 worth of bowling; and Ethel M. Cook, $2.00 worth of bowling... by both quintets dragged out the M'ednesday. game. The victory ¡eft Indiana Saturday with ten \ictones and five defeats, while Ohio Slate had four wins against 11 tosses. officials announced Minnesota Top* Northwestern. MINNEAPOLIS. Minn. GTPi Paced by Captain Don Smith’s 14 points, the University of .Minnesota basketball team won its closing game of the B;g Ten .sea- s<m Saturday night by defeating Northwestern university, 61 to 42, with a last half sixirmg spurt. nule contest. He’d Settle It. nati Reds and the Oeveland In- ahey the best of the new men. Hungerford played six man ball in high schooL Zikmund Lone Veteran. Al 2Iikmund of Ord is the lone veteran back at nght halfback altho Wayne Sindt will join the happened to be in the same con- An army band will give a con- tests and. as you know, Gregory cert, the teams wiU march to always wins. At least he has won the centerfield flagepole to raise bis last 43 races, which is close colors, and the mayor of Tampa enough to "always.’ .-..I. 1 - squad in the fall. He is not in North««, would qu.hiy for tho «mo«or Wall.« Mc«... .... n„.l. h...' Raak.!- state cage finals here ? Basket hall aggregations will have to be classified ' k "regular .«leason” quintet* and “tournament teams”... Rotary club recently held a contest in which an album containing pictures, but not the names, of kinson; Ed .Murphy, North Platte; Charley Pierce of Omaha and Vance Salisbury of Lincxjin are \ir n «1 hiddmg for vursity birth, at Tod «> 11 ,.«. h« juat left Minneapolis for Florida, then will throw out the first bail. Manager Lou Boudreau of the ’ Indians promised to send over his strongest lineup, so the I^ds are countering with ace pitchers Bucky Walters and Paul Derringer and Ray Starr, a promising rookie. The Red Sox heard their star Was a Sensation. E\-en though Rice won. Dodds was a sensation. After all, there had been only two Americans m history to run under eight minutes, 55 seconds for two miles— Rice and Melvin Trutt of Indiana. Dodds did that ktunt three times and light heavyweights. He has tossed Tony Zale, the middleweight champion, into the ring with Conn who waa of unspecified class Just then. When he can stretch one fighter from middleweight to heavjweight matches according to his whimsy. Uncle Mike surely would find on trouble spotting Dodds in a contest, regardless of the mileage involved. We do not doubt for a minute but that Uncle Mike would send Capital City league is heading into the home stretch, with only I Badger* Clinch three weeks of competition re- Second Place, maining ... The leading Uberty i MADISON, Wis. (UP). Wiscon- Buffet team faces second place sin clinched a second place stand- Yi^'s Cafe Monday m a match mg in the Big Ten basketball race mat will go far m determmmg Saturday mght by defeating Iowa. the title. . . _____ ^ 62 to 45. before a 13.5U0 capacity RAGAN HAS HIGH. ¡crowd, and Johnny Kotz, VViscon- woH fhn forward, broke the conference K ^ j record for average pomts per ^gh ^nes this year ha^ been game all season. ^ ^ ^ far above aYerage . , . Dorothy ' _________________ Ragan's 646 in the Major loop Fourteen teams have entered the two tiav elimination to decide what team will represent thi.s region m the national tourney at Denver. Semifinals and final* are scheduled for Thun*day The defending rharrpinn Hef- flingera of Omaha and Old Home Bread of Sioux City drew bves. The other openmg games, in order, will be; Omaha M«ts mi. Battl« r'rerk . Omaha Lucky Sevan w. Oak. la . Acaa. BniJe. N#b , v* Omar.a lav» jKock >{atk.nat Bank; Omaha Rad fYnntt Oakdale. Neh . Ltncoln Nut Houaa vm. Omaha Walkins Cana. tops the list, while Rita Wathen's Here » eoarh m ho isn't 614 is best in the Greater Lincoln . , to date . . . Other highs are 538, M«rrx in^ alMiiit next year by Phyllis Hoke tn the Business! SHUBERT. Neb—Coach M L Womens; 528 by Tania Jenkins; Engdahl is not worrying over the in the Booster; and 524 by Meix- basketball outlook for his Shubert ner m the Federal. . . i Panthers for next season Tn other cities: The A. B. C. w... lettermen. including the issük'^iüí touraam'ént ^ach*^uYe "coring Merle Bauer, will be the wingback spot. #ii,hh#rf th*‘ v««ir « c^ver »mce iruii more or less uorneiius M«vin Athey «nd Roy I.OT 15 . wSf.m. « h.t K»'" “P P“™>‘ »' l«e I vault guy. in a row as he ciiased home nght Gilbert Dodds, champion and chal­ ón the heels of Rice. lenger. into a stimng contest with Ever since Trutt more or less Cornelius Warmerdam, the book last week . . . Omahans take Letter winnera besides M. the alleys Apnl 18 and 19 . . are Art Bauer. Dick Sailors. Teams will be captained by Au- Huey, Bill Kinsey, Eugene gust Scavio. Paul Borowiak, An- i u»*’rett. Gordon Baker and Earl ton Francl, Edward Francl, Roy i Blagel. Jarrett, Eiaker and Slagel Dean and Arnold C- Nelson . . . | seniors. Dick Winkelman will pair in the ’ — ___________ . ., m _,,,,, double* with Fred Pfeffer. pole all members was placed before the expenenced hand* at bail carry- 2. Williams appeared at his contestants.. .Members were win- novice* at fullback Minneapolis hotel and left shortly ntng pnzes for the number of are bemg groomed to fiU the shoes brothers they could name in an: of vike Francis and Wayne Blue, allotted time... Bill Hinman was; Kirwin Eiaenhart of Culbertson, breezing along with a blue ribbon i one of Ed Weir’s shot putters, te a In sight until he came upon hia good prospecL He had a year at own pi»to.. .Either he couldn't; McCook junior college before com- remember his own name or else ‘ mg to Nebraska. The other te Aneott fractured he didn’t recognize himself...He had to step down... Randall last fall Salisbury, a squad man way south. *T’m late already and Fm going to work,” he said. Beats Novikoff. Little Harry Lowrey’s hitting won him the left field berth with the Cuba Lowrey drew the nod thumb in bout with Montgomery NEW YORK. (UP). Lightweight Champion Sammy Angott will be Auburn (Continued from Page 1-B.y the quarter, but the Southsiders Fred Apostoli < ciime hAck tn alin in fmnt » came back to slip in fronL 15-12, . at hautime It wM 26-16 gomg kavoes Arellauo into the last eight mmutes, and ^ Archie Heehl quit8 Saw« practice was devoted ! - Russian, white^ had a ; of a fractured left thumb suffered to group work. And again the Husker fun damentals were I Hie ÎMt of the spring the danger waa over. Coach Emory Priefert'a played good ball thruout. kids with in fifth rountl couching; stressed—blocking and running— ■ ‘HiU. Luke Appling is still a hoid- with tackling coming up on next i joins navy weeks’ program when the squad takes up defense. Archie HechL son of Mr. and Mrs. H. F Hecht, 6439 Ballard, has given up his petition as track coach at Washington high school at Milwaukee, where he has taught since 1933. to become a lieutenant, junior grade, in the U.. S. naval reserve, at Great Lakes. A graduate of the Nebraska U . In 1927, Hecht first taught at Hastings. Tao sisters live in Lm­ coln. Mrs. Blanche Bridges and Mrs. Freda Phippa. Use Ten Plays. "We have given the boys only about MS basic runnings plays and three or four passing plays so far, ” Preanell concluded, “but if they get them down pat. block hard and run fast, that is all we ask.** And we might add that Dr. John Bain Sutherland, late of Pitt, had the same idea only a few years back. It paid dividends, plua The Cluimn All Stars touched Ed Friday night while winning a 12 Ì round decision over Bob Montgom' ery of Philadelphia. The fracture of the thumb’s mg Henson and Richardson. Jack Kenney, with nine, topped Dorchester, while Forwards Tobiska Albosta for two runs in the ninth first jomt was revealed Saturday! I-aVem Kennedy sparked the to defeat the Dodgers. 4 to 2. | m x-rays. The finger immediately ‘ summary: 'The Brooks ---------------------------------------------------------- ^ ^ - ............................._ threecommitted and collected nine hits. # Connie Mack is having outfield trouble. Dee Miles was called home because of his wife’s illness. Bob Johnson is a holdout and Gordon Donaldson broke his leg the other day. Mike Kreevich, Eddie Collins and Elmer Valo are the cmly gaiMeners handy. ft t 0 0 1 3 I 4 l 0 3 3 Nut House was put in a cast. | Angott left Saturday night for » t o hia home at Washmgton, Pau, M*ani«r c o richer by about $5.000. Meanwhile R,cl^4t n * « his manager. Charles "Death Val- > wohiber« t o ley” Jones, remained in New York | ^ to complete negotiations for the j ( champion’s next bout, either a | Totsi* i4 » lo Total« non-title tilt with Welterweight Vi*w is, Doreke« Ray Robinson of New York or a * title defense against Allie Stolz j 2 . TobuS*. JCennoSy, Jm. Kenney 3. JL Kenney. G. Kennev ft f! Dorcheeter 4 llTobiafcaf 3 ! Kennedy f 2 : Ja Jenoey e 2 :J 1 Jenney k 2 SO Kinney g 0 > Matela Í Oi Wambokl g 01 BROOKLYN, N. Y. l TS. In his first New York outing since join- mg the navy, former middleweight champion Fred Apostoli punched Augie Arellano all over the Ridgewood Grove ring Saturday night and finally stopped the Houston husky as the bell ended the fifth round of an eight round bout. ^ Both fighters scaled 160, 0 0 Public parks tennis 0 0 * tournament caneelled T 5 10 NamcxI Mi-*^iiin iiiana|cer ReHìHÌralUìn tvUl SAN ANTONIO. Tex. tINS), J, Ralph Winegarner, veteran Toledo rPSUlt III itU^P pitcher and utility man. Saturday . mght was named ipanager of the SPnil^DTO SPttSOH SaH AfltnifllO MlSSIAfl« I\f fVtm 1 league for 1942. He succeeds Mart McManus, manager for two years, who decided to keep a defense factory job he holcte m a St. Louis ammunition factory. Cagp results Slate Collejse C'rMgh*«« 3S. Dr»*# IZ Bi|c Ten liM»«*« S4. e»r«»r St. l»St»M 4«. OM* <«t«tr S*. « 1 . N«utbw«tmi a. WtsrwMta IS, !•»» 4«. Collese laMmbrrg 4«. Trbrn 43. Albr«tM «*. Ui %riHy **, X»vy M. a«tr»hi I'. 40. 21 r » . \ T. 4M. Hmltrtetr Trbi DsHmeWll St. Kr»«'N 44. Drltm T»4ir«i. 4», Ti>rh 11. »«a# 4*. %0€tk i'mrwHmm '^*r 34 Vsirwewi Trbr* 11. ''•»tvn »’«»Hrif 51. .H»r»lM^tr 4S, \mtrr Daaw 3S. rr»M4W4Wi 54. »«nvrM .tS. BRADENTON BEACH. Fla. i.fh. George Sisler, tme of the great diamond stars erf all time, expects sandlot tmsefcadl to have its greatest season in 1942 aa the result of a country wide registration of players planned by the national semi-pro baseball congress. Sisler, commissioner of the national semi-pro program, explained that the registration March 30 will be patterned after army regiM^ration. Any male, regardless of age, who wants to play baselMdl will regrister at any one of 8.000 sporting goo»ls stores, Sisler explained. Industrial plants and army campi also will register players. VtlbuNi«» *1. a»*iiMiCtaM<i-J#>frrr«m» SS. I'. IS. m. I.»««» .11. Wr*» Mrttmm 41. S». aiKrcsvMr Ter* *1. S*. Callaway wins, 28*23 CALLAWAY. Neb.—Glen Bartunek’s Callaway high school team defeated the Occatto cMgerm here, 28-23. (Continued from Page 1-B.) Sandvold. himself only 25 years old and a former Sioux City eager, ajrralled the veteran five with the help of some luck. 'Ihey had been playing for Bert Faulkner’s Woodman Accident five, and aa such won the Mid* west tournament in 1«S** and '38. After Faulkner’s death, the five were looking for a sponsor and Sandvold, who had Just moved to Lmcoln and opened the Nut House, was looking for a basketball team. The hitching was a natural. That was three years ago. Avenged Lone LoM. Thm year the tMira has won 19 of 2M) games, losing by one point to a City league all star ; qumL They avenged that loses in a later meeting, 51 to 28. The six university players are | Just so much insurance this year. ; I Al last year’s Midwest A. A. U. I the Nut House lost. 36-34, to a Sioux City club and had only six men. one of whom was «delined with a bad anlfle. 'This year Sandvold will alter- I nate teams, as the schedule calls \ for two games Wednesday and [ MINNEAPOLIS. (.F The 1942 national public parks tennis tour- tn* throw»: 3 . M»uai#r I nament, scheduled for Memphis, of Newark. N. J. OlhcuUa; G«llow«jr and Yordjr. two Thur»lay. 'The ex-Huskers will play the first game Wednesday, against Omaha Walking Canes, with the oldsters playing the mght contest. Al Ilawthome, Darwin Blaze, Cliff Wilson and Ralph Ogle will spell them when a rest is needed. No Practical Joke. If victorious both times Wednesday, it'U be two more Thurs*day, then one and maybe two CLASS D. I Murdock 27, Talmage 25. Murdock cashed in on 12 of 14 I free throw opportunities to trip Talmage, 27-25, and capture the aass D playoff, opening Joust on 0 ^ 1 , 1 , 4^v cunlnin the windup card at Nebraska Wes- Army captain leyan. Tenn.. Aug. 17-23, was cancelled Saturday by agreement of the executive committee ot the U. S. Public Parks association. R<«n pointed out that the 1942 event would not be a representative tournament because many of the racqueteers are in the service. MAKE YOUR CLOTHES LAST LONGER Wool is badly needwi by our armed forces. A good reliable cleaner who actually takes all the grime and dirt out instead of merely driving it into the fabric is helping our war effort. Patronize a good cleaner. To C'onnerre is Pa(ri«*tic P EERLESS ULE.%NERS* 3SS »m. 11. n#«. H. 1.CMM». 3-«73t Ben Simon and Song Ladies Classic Naw Rolling Opem AUepm 8 Thursday Until 9 P. M. 6 Friday After 9 P. M. 12 ail day Sat. and Sunday LINCOLN BOWLING PARLORS 2 M Mo. 12 WEST POn^T, N. Y. (JPi. George Johnny Buck and Uoyd Bnm- * a. Rebh of Dearborn. Mich., who kow, each of whom made five of at five feet and seven is one of the six free throws; and George Mel- > smallest players in Eastern inter- i vin. diminutive center, led the vie- ; collegiate basketts^ circles. Sat- games Friday in the Lincoln tors, who will be eligible for play < urday was elected captain of the city tournament. But six games , in the D tournament at the coli- , 1942 Army quintet. seum next week. * Nebraska’s Biggest Athletic Event The High School BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS March 12, 13, & 14—Uni Coliseym in three days will be old stuff to the Shumans, Trott ACo. They hope the youngsters can keep the pace. The team's name has caused more than a little amuaemenL The Nut House is an emporium of peanuts, walnuts, etc. central Nebraska wnter Mmd the name alternately with the State Hospital, while the staid Associated Press, which would rather lose the war than get anything wrong, annmmced the Nut House’s entry in the A. A. U. by Baying: "Lateat entry i* a team which cads itself the Nut House of Lincoln * Afraid ot practical jokers? Roy Snyder, who got 11 points the first half, then used his quota of fouls; and Raphael Schaefer, another fronthner, got 20 points between them for Talmage. Eldon Kreimer, 6 foot 5 inch center. One (helped cm the rebcimda. The summary: J Murdoe* Back f Stock f Mclvtn « BroRkow K s Sctumdt t f* ft 1 5 2 1 3 1 2 5 « « e 9 t Tklm»«»* 4 9 dik»f#r t mSBTúer t 2‘ Krctmer e 2' irandmxB * 3: Ueycr k ft! V'Wlnklc t tg n f 3 13 « 1 4 12 2 » I 2 9*1 9 9 1 MODEL AIRPUNES KITS aid SUPPLIES 5tt Models to choose from.. Priced from 16e up Th* BBTy bnrcBB *f atrrBBisMtic« Ik»* Mfcci f*r n«4l.<l99 tmr fBctkcr iBfarBiBtlB» Sec •» C b II Tot*(* 4 12 11 TMbU 19 5 13 Scora at half: Tal mac« 15 Murdock 14 JiikBcd Ire« tnrow«: Bnmknw SchaatcT 3 . Soydar 3 , Kraimar, Gnuul- mmn z- * Officiai« Bud Oaiktway, Peru, mjoá Cf I Yordyr, Nebraska. HARRY REED’S SPORT SHOP 1321 P SL Phone 2-4191 THURSDAY, MARCH 12TH First Round . . . 12:39 to 4:15 P. M. First Round . . . 6:39 to 10:99 P. M. FRIDAY, MARCH 13TH Semifinals . . . 8:39 to 19:99 P. M. SATURDAY, MARCH 14TH Finals ................. 6:30 to 10:09 P. M. BUY SEASON TICKETS C ••* far **i»iq«iaii »• 3* BaekcdbaS gaate«. Set alar *2.25 V»l»e. 9 games. 7 games. Adm. 59c Adm. S9c 8 gaaa^.Adm. 59c 4 games..Adm. 75c TS $■¡75 Ta* lariadM ON SALE AT LAWLO* S. I .VI COLISI I .M A ASSOCIATION OtrK'S

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