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Page Two (Section Two)" Arizona Republic, Phoenix, Saturday Morning, February 15, 1941 ph< FRANK LEAHY NAMED HEAD FOOTBALL CO ACHAJ NOTRE D Wood Takes Golf Meet Lea Five Deadlock For Second At New Orleans VTEW ORLEANS, Feb. 14—(AP) • LN Blond Craig Wood of Mamaroneck, N. Y., led the first round of the 55,000 New Orleans Open golf tournament today, but the role of spectacular fell to Ellsworth Vines, who a few years ago was the world's top tennis player. Craig had 36-34—70, two under par, and Vines, with a 36-35—71, was tied with four others for second. Vines, who turned professional in tennis but retains amateur standing in golf, came to the 18th hole one under par and put his second shot with a No. 2 iron, 18 feet from the «up. Trying for an eagle-three instead of playing it safe, he sent the ball 18 inches beyond the pin—then missed the short putt Ellie's round remained, however, his best effort In an open tourney. Wood played a spectacular enough game himself. He came through where Vines failed, and a putt which went more than 20 feet gave him an eagle on the 18th. As a matter of fact, Craig's long putts worked beautifully all day, while practically every other contestant complained of trouble with the fast and rough greens. He dropped in four from 20 feet or better and another from 15. Tied with Vines were Ralph Guldahl of Chicago, 36-35—71; Harold (Jug) McSpaden of Winchester, Mass., 34-37—71; Ben Hogan of White Plains, N. Y., 37-34—71, and Clayton Heafner, LinviUe, N. C., 36-35— 71. Guldahl, Hogan and McSpaden finished their rounds in a brisk and chilly north wind. The breeze subsided almost entirely during the afternoon, and the weather was warmer for the late finishers. At 72 were Lloyd Mangrum of Chicago, Jake Fondren of Memphis, Henry Picard of Hershey, Pa end Harry Cooper of Chicago. - i Dick Heads Still Get Hot On Ice- In the 73 group were Mete of Oak Park, HI., Sam Byrd of Ardmore, Pa., Johnny Revolta of Evanston, HI., and Claude Harmon of Orlando, Fla. Lawson Little, National champion, who won the Open Texas Open championship at San Antonio just before coming here, had a miserable 40-42—82; Sam Snead of Hot Springs, Va., 38-38—76; Byron Nelson, Professional Golfers Association champion, 37-38—75—Johnny Bulla, Chicago, 37-39—76; and Jimmy Demaret, last year's winner, 38-37—75. The leading scores In the first round follow: Wood. 36-34—70. tVines. Pasadena. Calif., 36-35—70. Guldahl. 36-35—71. ' McSoaden, 34-37—71. Honan. 37-34—71. . Heafner. 36-35—71. Lloyd Mangrum, 36-36—72. Fondren, 38-34—72. Picard. 37-35—72. Cooper, 36-36—72. Melz. 38-35—73. 1. 37-36—73. Jlta. 37-36—73. jnon, 37-36—73. .' Mancrum, Gakmont Pa., 38-36—74. Ed Oliver. Wilmington. Del., 88-36—74, Harold Lacey. LltSe Rock, 38-36—74. Herman Barren. White Plains. 37-37—74. Pat CM. Westhury. N. Y.. 39-35—74. • tFred Haas, jr.. New Orleans, 39-35— Lester Kennedy, Newmarket, N. H., 89-35—74. Al Huske. Dekalb, HI.. 37r37—74. Vic Gfrezzf. Deal. N. J.. 39-35—74. Jim Turnesa. New York. 3S-36—74. Man-in StaW, Lansing, Mich., 37-37— baydon Attridge. Pensacola, Fla-. 3688—74. Emery Zimmerman, Portland, Ore., 8S- •6 .74. tAmateur. In the feature race, the Lexbrook Stable's fine runner, Jayfcee, took another victory, and paid 54.20, i3.10 and 52.70 across the board. The winner, piloted by Jockey Wendell Eads, leading apprentice, al- TVTIAMI, Fla, Feb. 14—(AP)—Two jockeys were injured, one seriously, today in a bad seventh race spill at Hialeah Park. . John Giangaspro and Harry Meynell went down in a heap at the first turn, obscured from most of the grandstand patrons. Giangaspro's mount, Bay Stout, appeared to' break down and Mobcap, ridden by Meynell, fell over the heap. Young Giangaspro was taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital suffering with a deep cut behind the right >ar and a possible fractured skull. Vfeynell was believed to have a iractured collarbone. He received treatment at the track's first-aid quarters. The accident occurred near the end of a program which starred young Conn McCreary, another apprentice rider. McCreary had one winner and managed to place four times. The record gave him 12 victories for the week, 26 for the Hialeah season. The St. Louis boy, in the fourth race, piloted Seventh Day to vic- :ory, paying $25.20 to his faithful )ackers. Blue Lily, a strong favorite, placed. The leading jockey at the track, Veteran Don Meade, scored a double by winning the first with the maiden General Jean, at $5.50 for $2, and bringing Arestino in for a $3.60 for two win in the third. The double gave him 31 victories for the season. ready had captured four races and'No Sir was two lengths back. Wins Scored By Favorites TJX5RT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. '14--(AP)—Favored players kept their ranks unbroken in the midwinter invitational tennis tournament today, but one of them— Wayne Sabin of Portland, Ore., had to come from behind. Semifinals •re set for tomorrow. - Sabin dropped the first set -of his match wit}) Billy Talbert of Cincinnati, winning only : three games, but won the sec- •ond at 8-6 and the third, 6-2. Bobby Riggs of Chicago, former national champion, b'eat Dick McKee of Miami, 9-7, 6-3. : Frank Kovacs, the Oakland, Calif., sensation, was hard-pressed te.the second set of his match with CZfarles Harris of Palm Beach, but •won, 6-3, 7-5. •Elwood Cooke of Portland, Ore., whipped lanky Gardner Larned of Chicago, 6-3, 6^4. Pauline Beta of Rollins College moved into the semifinals of the women's division, capturing a 6-1, 7-5 match from young Nellie Sheer of Miami. Doris Hart of Miami scored over Katherine Winthrop of Boston, 10-S, 6-2, and Louise Raymond of New York ousted Marta Barnett AHdrade of Miami, 6-4, 5-7, 6-2. jars. Sarah Palfrey Cooke won tlije other berth hi the semifinals bjr trouncing Sarah Comer of Miami, 6-2, 6-2. 3n the men's semifinals tomorrow, Cooke will play Riggs while Kovacs meets Sabin. The women's liemlfinals match Miss Betz against Miss Hart and Mrs. Cooke against Miss Raymond. o Hemsley Accepts Cleveland Terms CLEVELAND, Feb. 14—(INS)— The contract differences between the Cleveland baseball club and Rollie Hemsley, first-string catcher of the team, were settled todav according to Alva Bradley, president. radley said that Hemslev called from his home in Dixon, Mo.;7nd ?Jhi e h d . to , ao / e P t ^e club's terms which includes a bonus clause Hemsley had been reported holdine out for $20,000 for the 1941 se^ BUT BAD MEN HAVE DISAPPEARED: The National Hockey League isn't the battleground it was when Eddie Shore, Reginald Homer and Ching Johnson were swinging sticks at other skaters' heads, but brawling on blades hasn't passed completely o ut of the picture. lit the photo, Cliff Coupille of the Montreal Canadiens lands a right to Pat Egan's jaw and Right Wing Benoit of Montreal hits the ice in a free-for-all as the New York Americans won, 6 to 3, in a recent clash at Madison Square Garden. Two Jockeys Injured j Offer Spurned In Hialeah Turf Spill By Dahlgren Large Field Set For Race TVTIAMI, Fla., Feb. 14—(AP)—The M± - S10.000 added McLennan Memorial Handicap—first of Hialeah Park's big money stakes—will bring a sizeable field to the post tomorrow. The overnight entry list Included 25 thoroughbreds, so many that Starter George Cas- fidy may have to get the field away without the use of the starting gate. It accommodates only 11 horses. Mrs. Marie Evans* Shot Put, the 1940 distance champion, will race for the first time this season. Top weight of 118 pounds was assigned the Circle M. Ranch's Get Off. Shot Put is In at 116. Jockey Willie Garner will be up on Shot Put. The mile and a furlong event is preview of the 550,000 added Widener Handicap to be run March 1 finished second in six Florida starts Eads had sharp contention from cCreary, aboard Mar Le, who riaced, paying only $3.80 and $2.20 Well-Named Flie W/MMY „- ,. TS>MtJ...,~. , START OF y£AQ ATH/ALEAH FU%Tti&$ DEMONSTffA~fcn wc"/c KAMIN6O STAKES, KB. ..AND $50,000 CAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 14—(AP) ^ Ellsworth (Babe) Dahlgren first baseman, has joined outfielder Joe Di Maggio as a New York Yankee contract dissenter, it was learned today, but neither would admit he is a holdout. Questioning disclosed Dahlgren had been offered the same salary terms as last year. He thinks the club should pitch a few more dollars his way. Dl Maggio, an old hand at the business, deftly sidestepped comment on the subject It has been reported, however, he wants his palms crossed with $40,000. Joe clipped a piece from a local newspaper the other day and it may be in the office of the New York club now. It was an interview with Mickey Cochrane, here en route to Honolulu, in which the former Detroit manager was quoted as saying he thought Di Maggio was worth $45,000 a year. Relays Lure Track Aces pHAMPAIGN, HI., Feb. 14—(AP) ^ Midwest track athletes from 29 college and universities gathered here tonight for the 18th annual Illinois Indoor Relay Carnival which has attracted a field of more than 400 entrants. Preliminary heats and selection of an all-around champion will consume the afternoon, with individua competition set for Saturday night The meet will produce a new all-around king, Walter Arlington of Michigan State, the 1940 winner, having withdrawn a few days ago because of an injury. Chief contenders for this title are Indiana's colored star, Archie Harris, and Purdue's Dave Rankin. Both played end on their varsity football teams last falL Although Arrington Is absent, eight other champions are back to Fellow Pro Rates Snead Top Golf Star By WHITNEY MARTIN N EW YORK, Feb. 14—(AP)—I the 1938 Professional Golfer Association finals Paul Runya used a spoon to spank Sam Sneac 8 and 7. the worst defeat in th hill-billy's career. Yet today Runyan thinks Snea not only the best golfer in the pres ent field, but the best golfer wh ever lived, and that the rating wil be verified in years to come. Runyan, a jigger-sized guy with a quick mind and glib tongue, was exhibit A at a luncheon given newspapermen by the promoters of the national sportsmen's show which opens here tomorrow night. It seems that a golf exhibition for the time will be sandwiched among the feats of log rolling, sling shooting and fly casting, and little Paul is the fellow who will demonstrate the shots. He pulled out all the stops whe he extolled Slammin' Sam, and h risked the displeasure of his fellov pros as he discussed the golf fiel in general. "Snead probably will not equa Jones' record," he said, "because th competition today is keener. How ever, I think he is without peer. H does everything so easily. H swing takes less work than an other player's. He has a wonder ful competitive disposition. H only fault is that when he is run ning third or fourth in a tourna ment he's liable to boot shots, lik Sarazen. "He doesn't have a weakness, a though Byron Nelson is a bette shotmaker. That's because Snea pounds the ball so far he doesn Ret a chance to practice certai shots. Jones had a glaring weak jness. I think he was the poores long iron player among good play crs I ever saw. "Yes, Snead stands alone. Right behind him today I'd put Ben Hogan and Xeison. Then would come Ed Oliver and Clayton Heafner. Next I'd put Craig Wood and Lloyd Mangrum, with Jimmy Demaret, Lawson Little, Ralph Guldahl and Harry Cooper bunched behind them. Johnny Bulla, I think, still is too raw and unpolished. "As to rating the players or their ability to play the differen shots. I'd say Snead was the bes driver, with Nelson, Hogan and Cooper right behind. Snead, Little Horton Smith, Wood and Jimnr Thomson are the best with th' brassie, and Cooper and Nelson th top spoon players.. • •> "Nelson and Mangrum are th best with the long iron, and Cooper Nelson, Hogan, Heafner and Picart with the No. 4 and No. 5. Nelson Guldahl and Snead get best results with Nos. 6, 7 and 8, and Guldahl Revolta and. myself, I think, ar the best pitchers. Horton Smith is in a class by himself as a putter. "Funny thing, I'm rated a fim spoon player, but that's not mj club. I'm very short with m' woods. In fact, If I were six o seven yards longer I'd be the equa -• any golfer. Just that littl of defend their laurels, including Myron Piker, Northwestern, 75- yard dash; Don Olson, Illinois, 75- yard Ohio low hurdles; Les State, 1,000-yard Eisenhart, run; Max Lenover, Loyola (Chicago), 1,500- meter run; Don Canham, Michigan, high jump; Harold Hunt, Nebraska, and Mike Lenta, Ohio State, holders of pole vault title. The list of university entrants Includes Michigan, which- steamrollered Big Ten track opposition in recent years. The performance of the Wolverines tomorrow may give some indication of their strength this season. Michigan has won even straight Indoor and four straight outdoor championships In the conference. o - : Northwestern To Lose Stars RVANSTON, 111., Feb. 14— (INS)— Northwestern will lose some of ts outstanding athletes to Uncle Sam next year, It was indicated today on the basis of the number of students at the university who have received their selective service questionnaires but have been deferred from service until June. The football team will be the hardest hit, with at least five players expected to be called up for military training this summer. One player, Lindsey Moore, sophomore end, already has been notified to report to his national guard unit at Wagoner, Okla. George Benson, fullback, Ike Kepford and Jim Furlong, halfbacks, and Bus Heagy, guard, are other football men who may be soldiering instead of playing football next fall. Don McCarnes, regular guard, and Bob Osborne, reserve forward, >robably will be lost to the basket>all team. Both have been notified they will be up for call this summer. Myron Piker, Big Ten print champion, who graduates in une, will be called into service makes a huge difference. Runyan said he believed a golfer passes his peak at 31 or 32 years of age, although he admitted Wood, who is crowding 40, has shown the greatest Improvement recently. That, however, was because of a mechanical change In Wood's game, he added. Runyan said Snead's ability to relax, to forget bad shots, is great advantage. Runyan, who will rejoin the winter golf troupe late this month at St. Petersburg, thinks Horter McVeigh, youthful Californian, the best prospect he has seen amone the younger pros. MudderWins Anita Race T OS ANGELES, Feb. 14—(AP)— Rain drenched Santa Anita Park today and gave promise of a muddy track for the running of the 510,000 Santa Margarita Handicap tomorrow, but mud-loving Certainty came through as the favorite in todays feature race and won the six furlong event by two and a half lengths over Mr. Grundy. Jockey Johnny Adams brought the Neil S. McCarthy contender In for an easy win over Mr. Grundy in tune of 1:12 4/5, with Merry Knight running third in the five-horse field. Three horses, Including Teddy Kerry, were scratched. Certainty paid 54.80, 52.80 and 52.40; Mr. Grundy S3 and $2.60, anc Merry Knight 53.20. Eight mares and fillies were named to race in the Santa Mar- ?*ita at a mile and one-sixteenth. The. foxcatcher Farm's Fairy Chant, winner of the race in 1940, once again was the general favorite to win, but McCarthy's Augury might give the 4-year-old hope of Trainer Dick Handlen a tight battle. Omelet, Flying Wild, Sweet Nancy,- Barrancosa, Valdina Gold and eight-year-old Primu- lus, essaying a come-back, complete the overnight entries. The Santa Margarita was open to three-year-olds and up last year, and Fairy Chant won. The age was imited to four-year-olds and up for the 1941 running. Primulus won the race in 1938, but was retired for ;wo years and has had but one race :his season. sp Ju shortly alter receiving his diploma. Melton Signed By Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 14—(AP) Frank (Rube) Melton, rookie pitcher whose drafting by the Phillies >rompted an investigation by Judge Cenesaw M. Landis, has signed his 1941 contract, Gerald P. Nugent, )resident, announced today. Melton was drafted from Colum>us of the American Association "ast fall. Landis absolved the Phils of a charge that they drafted tfelton with the intention of turning him. over, to Brooklyn, To Direct Irish COUTH BEND, Ind., Feb. 14— (AP)— Frank Leahy, 33-year-old Boston College coach, is going back home to Notre Dame. The Rev. John Cavanaugh, C. S. C, vice-president of Notre Dame, announced tonight that 'Leahy had accepted the post as athletic director and head football coach, a vacancy created 11 days ago when Elmer Layden resigned to become pr football commissioner. Leahy will sign a long-term con tract tomorrow in the office of th Rev. Hugh O'Donnell, C. S. C school president. The youthful, affable college mentor said in Boston that going back to Notre Dame would be "just like going home to me." Leahy played under the immortal Knute Rockne through 1930, being a lineman on the old master's last Irish machine and the last undefeated eleven at the school. His salary at Notre Dame wa not disclosed, but Leahy implied h was making a financial sacrifice ir order to take the job. "The financial element does n. figure in my decision to return 1 Notre Dame," he said, adding tha he would never have considere leaving Boston College for any jo except this one. Leahy, a native of Winner, S. D carved out a brilliant record in h two years as a head coach. Bosto College signed him in 1939 and i two seasons his teams won 19 of " james, finishing an undefeated 194 :ampaign with a spectacular vie :ory over Tennessee in the Sugar Bowl. After graduating from Notre Dame in 1931, Leahy took a job as line coach at Georgetown, later serving in a similar capacity at Michigan State under Jimmy Crowley. He stayed with Crowley when the latter became head coach at Fordham, coaching the line there until Boston College hired him. "I am going to take along all o my assistants—Ed McKeever, back field-coach; John Druze, end coach and Joe McArdel, line coach, Leahy said as soon as the news 6 lis appointment leaked out prema turely in Boston. "We will star spring practice about March 7. "I deeply regret that I am leav ng Boston College, but I conside .t my duty to return to Notr Dame. Every Notre Dame ma would welcome a chance to go bac is head coach, for it is the greates lonor that can come to any of us. His decision to keep his Bostoi College staff intact means the re ease at Notre Dame of Layden' aids—Joe Boland, line coach; Che ^rant, backfield coach; Joe Benda end coach, and William J. Cerney B squad coach. Leahy was signed to a new five-year contract at Boston College on February S a few hours after Layden quit at Notre Dame. But when approached about succeeding Layden, the Boston coach obtained release from his contract there. He is Notre Dame's fourth foot ball coach in 23 years, and take over what is recognized as one o he most difficult coaching spots in he football world. The Irish grid ders play a tough schedule of nin games every year and usually an rated in preseason figures as a con ender for the national champion hip. Notre Dame's best season undei ..ayden was in 1938 when the team won eight of nine games. In discussing the appointment Tather O'Donnell said: T feel that Notre Dame has chosen a loyal son, who by pas achievement is well qualified to carry on the work of Mr. Layden and his capable staff. Everywhere [tank has been, he has exercised a ine influence on his associates xxx and, like so many others las always been a Christian gen leman in my judgment. "Therefore, he possesses the n e c e ssary qualifications to direct our program of intercollegiate athletics and coach our football team in accordance with the traditions of Notre Dame". Asked about Leahy's contract ather O'Donnell said it had never een the policy of Notre Dame to isclose the contents of any corf- ract. Bisbee Star May Be Sold 3ISBEE, Feb. 14— (AP)—Dick •" Jerome, handsome Bisbee Bee itcher whose fistic exploits and otency at bat made sports page anner lines last season in the outhwest, probably will not be with Bisbee this season. Gus Michaels, secretary of the ocal Arizona-Texas League club, aid today the Bees have received everal offers for the heavy-hitting layer, and he described one of the tfers "so attractive I hardly see ow we can afford to keep him this eason." Final decision on the deal will be made next week. The clubs seeking Jerome were not disclosed but last year El Paso made several trade offers for him. The 200-pound mound artist has een playing winter ball at Oak- and,_Calif.,_ to keep in condition, ol; igning of five new players by Bisbee club also was announced, hey are Kenneth Clow, pitcher- Arthur Leininger, outfielder, and 'Vinfred Alfred Wittcke, catcher 1 of Portland, Ore., who were gned by Art Parker, Bisbee scout; nd Stanley Gray, second baseman asadena, Calif., and William Nor- •m, Bright-handed pitcher from lendale. Calif., signed by Manger Carl Dittmar. _ Contracts were mailed today *° D »le Case, Jimmy Devlin, Al Faccio, Clarence Maddern, Orlando Rodriguez, Paul Salisbury, Jerry Varrelman and Warren Williams, all of whom were holdovers from last season. The Bees also have under mtract Faccio's brother, Ernest, ucson, and Gilbert Fuentes, a atcher, who also resides at Tucson. FORMER GRD3DER DIES NEWTON, Mass., Feb. 14—(INS) harles A. (Chuck) Darling, 42 'ars old, Boston College football ar.of the post-war period, died day of pneumonia in a New aven, Conn., hospital. Irish Choice Head coach at Boston College for the last two years, Frank Leahy yesterday was named athletic director and head football coach at the University of Notre Dame, succeeding Elmer Layden who resigned to become pro football commissioner. Leahy starred as a tackle at Notre Dame in 1939 and 1930 under the late Knute Rockne. Indoor Ring Program Sel Young RumJ Seeks Sect Big Victor convince the last of th* in the New York AthJeti, track meet at Madison Garden tomorrow night When the 20-year-old N, University junior beat Walt Boston a week ago t ' some who argued that three milers had run phia the night before. iuaamtrt , on the other hand, haM vantage of being fresh * This time the situation « be reversed. MehL 3L™ and Fenske, as well „ „, Venzke and Luigi BeccV? other starters in th«i£.? Mile, have had all JJft prepare. MacMitcheuwonsl Metropolitan InteMoii..ir Mile Wednesday night«Sf hour later came back toZ,* half-mile anchor iVg fa £gf he brought NYU up.ftom2 place by 12 yards to firjt n2 by 15. **" There is no doubt amour. perts that MacMitchell for*! running ability, is on aDarwiSS rivals. What he lacks, howS their keen judgment of p*^ 1 timing. He doesn't always on heady race, and in these dasstb the field is so well-matched S u/nrlr tc aTmftcf nn : *•»<*» footwork. Venzke and Beccali, the ^ goes, have pledged themselves co-operate in making thjo •«! le. They are reported adopt the Finnish runner., „„ of alternate pace-setting. SiSS other four probably won't falS letting either of the two S in front, it is not too nntcnti'2 pect a mile faster than 4 uK 9.7 seconds, the best so facto winter. . nfr A prominent newcomer i the Garden cast will b« T« East of Cheyney (Pa.) 3* Teachers College. The «£ coached colored sprinter p*' tically startled a PhilideU- crowd right out of its KtSS week by whipping BUM Ewell of Penn State in tb that equalled the world root Among the likely winneas ,. Greg Rice—a virtual certaintH * the two-mile; Earle Meadowstoa pole vault, in which he may week-old world record; Al in the shot put, since he about five feet better than im else in the field, and Jimmy Be )ert in the 500, since Indiana's a Cochran is staying home this ,. h? re , Twice '. , but th ' sen: hot argin. Tanner, - sh -•P. .nse, and ;tvr Me» Chet Jones li iy drai points i fate >a tobosg leading, mission Bob So: ther Ter priod, « ead to 3S nd the L Itimate : Jones li omts an ith 12: TEMPB McNabb.f Soza.f junes.c O'Neil.e. Drakulich. urortensort Johnson, 2 Lesueur.e TOTALS NEW ME Tanner.I Groman.I Hlll.f Nanninsa.i Caton.c Froisre* Mlller.e B. Boeren V. Boetet TOTALS Half score Free thro 1 jnoe 4. Officials: Pre (Exclus PRESCC ligh Schi enge for y defeat chool B< tothern ame here core by w ariier em uarter. Rodrigu< oint hone 'Dped Fr The Cla: •feated I in the Kimbroughl SetToSiOHolb \TEW YORK, Feb. 14— (AP)— B •*•' signing a middleweight bou and just about completing arrange ments for a lightweight fuss be tween Lew Jenkins, titleholder and Philadelphia Bob Montgomery Promoter Mike Jacobs today com pleted his indoor fistic program fo he Madison Square Garden season. In addition, Jacobs said he also plans to promote fights in Chicago, Detroit, Washington, Los Angeles and possibly San Francisco in April. The Garden's middleweight figh >rings together Steve Belloise anky slugger who lost two clos decisions to Champion Ken Over in early this winter, and Tarn Mauriello, New York youngster The tussle will be at 10 rounds on tfarch 14. The lightweight affair is slated for March 21, with the question of whether it will be a title bout or an overweight match still unsettled. Montgomery, Philadelphia colored fighter who resembles Henry Armstrong in his boxing style, dropped a narrow 10-round decision to Jenkins in his home town several months ago, after putting: the Texan on the floor. Starting with a light-heavy- veight elimination February 21 between Jimmy Webb of St. Louis nd Tommy Tucker of New York lie Garden's program now stands his way: February 28, Jenkins vs Lou Ambers, former lightweight hamplon; March 7, Ernie Vigh 'Jewburgh, N. Y., and Billy Soose Barrel!, Pa., middleweights; March 4, Belloise vs. Mauriello: March 1, Jenkins-Montgomery; March 26 'ony Galento vs. Buddy Baer; Lpril 4, Lou Nova vs. Max Baer; lay 2, Anton Christoforidis ol "reece, National Boxing Associa- lon light-heavyweight champion, and Gus Lesnevich of Cliffside, N. . There are no fistic activities be- ween April 4 and May 2 because . Garden nat period. houses the circus in YMCA Cage Tourney Set pHE Young Men's Christian As•*• sociation basketball tournament will swing into action Febru- ry 28 on the YMCA hardwoods, C. T. Pimm, physical director, said esterday. Play will be staged In five divisions—four for men and one for boys. Quintets that have been organized throughout the current season will be divided Into "A" and "B" sections and teams assembled expressly for the tourney will also be divided into two divisions. The boys teams will be composed of boys 18 years old and younger. A trophy and individual gold asketballs will be awarded to the ivinners of each division and Med- 1s will be given to the five out- anding players whose teams lost In the first round. Dead line for entries has been set or February 25. Belloise Is Signed NEW YORK. Feb. 14—(AP)— .eve Belloise and Tami Mauriello, ontenders for the middleweight oxing crown, today were matched r a 10-round bout in Madison luars Garden, March, 14, STEW YORK, Feb. 14-(AP, •^ rin' John Kimbrough, AU-AB can fullback for the Texas to HOLBRi ast fall, was on his way to! Bgn Set York tonight to sign a profeste hrevv its football contract for $37,500, Dm '!« gear las G. Hertz, president of the* efeated \ York Yankees of the Ameria " 31, here League, disclosed. Winslow The big gridder left Honstel t the enc plane yesterday, but was zroffl!! 5, but fel in Atlanta and again in Waslm ave the h ton by bad weather. . tages of 1 As a result Herts stii bB Al Hew would not see Kimbrough mttjicoring wi tomorrow morning and thstttiSIatch tall actual signing of a contafefiallied 10 would be deferred until it coi railed by be accomplished with suit* ' ' ' ceremony on Monday. However, all terms have to nd teams agreed upon, Hertz asserted; i! lounced 1 eluding the matter of cash ort which frustrated negotiations ws Kimbrough came here recentlj. Hertz said he would W Kimbrough $2,500 at the tine of signing and another $W* when he is graduated in Jtw Altogether the- agreement TO call for him to receive $1WH for playing football and $2M* for outside activities such • movie shorts, radio ances, and the like. , The announcement that KB brough was in a group of. Reserve Officers Training officers at Texas A and M would be ordered into actives upon graduation in June ( some uneasiness in the Yankee* fice today. But Hertz, aftettr with Kimbrough by telep Washington, said tonight; ace would be deferred bee the dependencies of his mothe|« four younger brothers. - % r, with ei In the j Juni Cor, Play in [iris tenni mder waj ourts at rtth Mar Mtchfield von last n Miss Cri ] Morenci FiveFactjft Barnstorming* MORENCI, Feb. 14—The 1 storming Ozark Hillbillies, K| cage team which makes-a r of competiifg with mens will meet the Morenci Higff basketballers here at 7:3tt,« Monday night The Hillbillies have pW most 300 men's teams < last two years and have WOT.| lalf of them. '.U RE«ETT , Only $29.75 WITH CARRYING .co*! A REAL REMINGTON.' BE sum 10 JH it «i ou» n" 1 ' ^ W. E. FETTEBl 1 STATE AGES1 REMINGTON BAja> i f^ii 28 South Central Ave.

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