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WEDNESDAY EVENING, JUNE 3, 1D3G. AND ROAD RUNNERS TO PLAY IN CENTENNIAL ATTRACTION TONIGHT THE PAMPA DAILY NEWS, Pampa, Teift PAGE! o- UllLIPS 7-2 McNABB GETS SINGLE AND A PAIR OF DOUBLES •me 1'ampa-Uanclgcr Koati Runners continued their winning ways over Phillips of Amarillo yesterday afternoon in a Centennial attraction. The score was 7 to 2 With Carl Stewart pitching: winning ball all the way. He was opposed by Lefty Caraway, former big league star. Tonight at 8:30 o'clock, the Road Runners will meet their arch rivals, the Huber Blackfaces of Borger, in the final game of the celebration. Big Gene Ledford, who beat the Blackfaces two weeks ago, will be sent back to the mound tonight. Opposing will be Byron Chody, ace night-ball chunker for the visitors. Admission will be 40 cents for men, 25 cents for women and 15 cents for children. Hershel McNabb, flashy -Road Runner outfielder, got his eye on the ball for a single and a pair of doubles. He also scored three runs and made a sensational putout after a long run in the second inning, Bailey hit a single and a double and Hale and Seitz gathered in a pair of singles each. Seitz pulled a circus catch of Strickland's fly in the eighth. Joe Surface and Lefty Pachak were in a hitting mood to lead the Amai'illo attack with three bingles each, one of Surface's going for two bases. Pachak had a perfect day at bat when he walked on his other trip to the plate, Phillips scored in the first inning on a double by Strickland and singles by Lettrell and Davis. Littrell was caught at home on an attempted double steal. The Road Runners evened things in their half when McNabb opened with a walk, went to third on Seitz' single and scored on Hale's infield single. Phillips got only five hits until the ninth inning when they scored on three more hits, a pair of doubles by surface and Davis arid Littrell's single. The Road Runners banged out five hits for four runs in the : fifth. McNabb and Summers doubled. Seitz filed out. Hale singled and. Bailey hit a double. Lisle went out and Cox singled to score Bailey but he was caught trying to make second. Another Road, Runner counter came : iri the seventh after two men were out. Bailey singled and scored all the way from first on Lisle's single. The last run was scored in the eighth on McNabb's second double and Seitz' single. The Road Runners will leave for Enid, Okla., for games with the Eason Oilers Friday. They will meet the Oilers Friday night and Sunday afternoon and go to Arkansas City, Kan., for a game Saturday night. AMARILLO— AB R H PO A E Clark, 2b 400410 Strickland 3b 511131 Surface ' cf 413100 Littrell rf 402210 Davis Ib 402800 Thomas ss 4. 0 0 0 4 1 Pachak If 303510 Francis c 300300 Caraway p 409000 35 2 11 24 10 2 AB R II PO A E 433400 512440 402300 513120 321100 401220 920 400200 401100 Totals PAMPA— McNabb rf Summers 2b Seitz cf Hale 3b Bailey If Lisle e Cox Ib 30 McLayy ss Stewart p Totals 36 7 14 27 10 0 PHILLIPS 100 00 010-2 ROAD RUNNERS 100 040 llx—7 Stolen bases, Seitz. Sacrifice hits, Francis. Two base hits, Strickland, Surface, Davis, McNabta 2, Summers, Bailey-. Runs batted in, Littrell, Davis, Hale 2, Lisle 2. Struck out, by Stewart 1, Caraway 2. Base on balls, off Stewart, Caraway • 4. Left on bases, Aanarillo 8, Pampa 9. TEXftS LEAGUE LEADERS (liy The Assiwiutod Press) AB H BA Stroner, Dallas 198 71 .359 Gryska, San Antonio 125 43 .344 Betten court, S. A. ... 152 52 .342 Harvel, Dall 192 65 .337 Mallon, Dallas .... 193 64 .332 Tauby, Dallas 217 72 .332 Runs: Tauby, Dallas 51, Stroner, Dallas 45. Hits: Tauby, .Dallas 72, Stroner, Dallas 71. ' Doubles: Mosolf, Dallas, Oullen- bine, Beaumont 18, Harvel, Dallas, Flood, Oklahoma City 17. Triples: Martin and Padgett, Houston 6, Howell, Tulsa, Garms, San Antonio, Governor, Galveston, Easterling Oklahoma City 5. Home runs: Stroner, Dallas, 12; Harshany, San Antonio 8. Stolen bases: Levey, Tulsa, Brower, Oklahoma City 12, Tauby, Dallas 11. Runs batted in: Mallon, Dallas, 47,1 Stroner, Dallas 4.4 Innings pitched: Johnson, Fort Worth 106, Fullerton, Dallas 96. Strikeouts: Cole, Galveston, 55; Greer, Fort Worth 45. Games won; Baker, Dallas and FuUer&oh, Dallas 8, Smith, Houston, cvengros, Houston 7. Sharp Seasoning HORIZONTAL 1 Plant pictured here. 7 The black variety Is called Piper 12 Thought. 13 Oleoresin. IB Root edge. 17 24 hours. 18 Sum. 1!) 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' (By The Annocintcil Press) Today's games: Tulsa at Dallas. Oklahoma City at Port Worth, Houston at Beaumont. San Antonio at Galveston. The Dallas Steers were loaders of the Texas league today. The mauling Mavericks eased themselves into the league leadership with a victory over the Port Worth Cats, 7-6, in a game last night at Dallas. Port Worth, deep down in the cellar, piled up a six run lead on the Steers in the first six inniiigs. The Steers then seriously got down to business and pushed over seven runs in the next three. Manager Alex Oaston of the Steers inserted himself as a pinch- hitter in the seventh. He came thru, belting a double that scored Rensa and Tony York with the winning tallies. The resuscitated Galveston Buccaneers, playing winning ball under their new manager, Jakie Atz, helped the Steers into first position by polishing off Houston, erstwhile leaders, 4-2. Two singles, two walks and two errors in the sixth gave the Bucs their four runs. At San Antonio the Alamo city pitchers were having trouble with the Beaumont team, which collected 13 hits and 10 runs, while the Mission batsmen were handcuffed by Gill, who allowed but four hits and were unable to put across a single run. At Oklahoma City the Indians had no trouble in subduing the visiting Tulsa Oilers, 5 to 1. DALLAS, June 3. ffl—The Port Worth, their leader dismissed, today looked about for a new manager to lead them from the lower depths of the Texas league. Long - smouldering dissension, rumored in the last few days, came to a head last night when Business Manager Cecil Coombs announced the dismissal of Manager Harry McCurdy. The -veteran catcher's removal as leader of the Panther pack came after Dallas had defeated the Ciats, 7 to G, in a game at Dallas. The defeat ran the Panthers' losing streak to 11 consecutive games, -within a game of a record the Oats • themselves set earlier in the' season. Outfielder Homer Peel was placed in temporary oliarge of the team, taking over tonight when the Port Worth club opens a three-game series with Oklahoma City. Coombs said the decision to dismiss McCurdy was reached at a directors' meeting Tuesday morn- Ing. President Roy Westbrook, visiting in Galveston, approved the action via telephone. One reason given for the dismissal action was the reported friction between McCurdy and Coombs throughout the season. McCurdy has openly charged interference from Coombs and Coombs frequently has criticized McCurdy's tactics on the playing field. Directors will meet Friday, Coombs said, and may vote to place Peel permanently in charge of the club. -•_ TO RENEW RIVALRY '• IOWA CITY, Iowa, June 3. (/P)— Football rivalry between Iowa and Notre Dame will be renewed in 1939, Ossie Solem, Iowa coach and athletic director, announced today. Solem said he' has signed a two game contract with Elmer Layden, Notre Dame athletic director, for 1939 and 1940. The first game will be at Iowa City Nov. 11, 1939, and the second at South Bend the following year on a date to be set later. t» CANYON BOY EDITOR CANYON, June 3.—Vincent Lockhart, an ex-student of the West Texas State Teachers college is now editor of the Eastern Shore Times at Berlin, Md. Lockhart will take his place among the very young editors of the United States as he is only 21 years of age. Sports Roundup By EDDIE ERIETZ Associated Press Sports Writer NEW YORK, June 3. (A 3 )—Rah, rah, rail! Is the International league going collegiate in a big way? Montreal's infield gives the old college try 100 per cent. . . Dell Bis- sonetze, the first sacker, is from New Hampshire state and Georgetown (funny how these lads get around); Hal King at second hails from good old Muskingum; Ben Sankey, shortstop, graduated from Alabama Poly (Auburn to points south of Atlanta) and Fresco Thompson at third is from Columbia. . . Billy Rhiel, utility infielder, is a product of Erskine. And over at Newark, George Weiss has an outfield composed entirely of college pitchers. . . Dick Portei starred at St. Johns at Annapolis; Ernie Koy 1 comes from Texas U.; Ralph Boyle all but died for St Xavier's at Cincinnati and Max Rosenfield, the spare, learned his baseball at Alabama. Where are the tobacco chewing Martins and the fist-slinging Medwick's? . . . Oh, Mr. Knapp! James J. Johnston of the Garden is willing to bet Joe Louis fights only once this year. . . Does the dapper one know something?. Smoothest sports press agent in New York is Alden Calkins of the trotting horse association. . . Why the guy almost makes you believe him. . . Billy Sullivan, son of a great catcher, has just about taken the first string Cleveland job away from Frank Pytlak. Jack Dempsey on a hand shaking vacation, is refei'eeing wrestling matches in the south. . . After that run arounc the Davis cup moguls gave him nobody.could blame Bitsy Grant if he turned pro. *«». BIDS TABULATED AUSTIN, June 3. (A 5 )—Having tabulated bids yesterday on projects which will cost $1,082,983, the Texas highway commission hoped to determine low bidders today on about the same amount of additional construction. BE I. PEL LEADING ATHLETES TO ATTEND AGGIE SCHOOL BY FELIX R. McKNIGflT, DALLAS, June 3 (A-)—Harry Mc! urdy, veteran backstopper, stood relieved of the job of managing Fort Worth's lethargic Panthers today . . Strong rumors, however, made it possible he would again take Up the job of directing the faltering Felines within a few days. Observers did not think Honler Peel, former Houston- Buff and St. Louis Cardinal chain "gangster" would keep the job temporarily handed him after Fort Worth's ileVenth straight defeat here -last night . . . McCUrdy said here he tiad hopes of being reinstated as helmsman of the club which now is seven games deep in the basement. Others liked the chances of Charle English, late of the U. S. Infan- iry at San Antonio and more recently of the Galveston, Chicago White Sox and Fort Worth infields . The clouting second baseman is out of the game with an injury but soon will return to the lineup. OutrigHt friction between McCurdy and Cecil Coombs,' business manager and outfielder of the old pennant winning Panthers, caused McCurdy's removal, observers said . Some think Coombs himself will get the pink slip at the Friday meeting . . . President Roy Westbrook is on McCurdy's side. No Fort Worth manager has lasted a full season since 1031 ... At present the Cats are hitting only in spots and the best pitching performance, by Al Shealey, is four games won and four games lost. Nomination for the week's most subtle story . . . The following from the Tyler Courier-Times: "E. C. Thomas of Vernon, crack West Texas football player and latest addition to the East Texas' oil field 'summer football camp' of Texas A. & M. college, arrived HI Tyler today . . . Thomas, three times a unanimous selection as an all- district end and named on state teams of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and Dallas News, will enrol in the Aggie school next fall. "Walter Cecil, Freeport flash who recently won the 100 and 220-yard dash titles and the broad jump championship at the state meet in Austin, is already here. "Dick Todd, former Crowell back and ace of the Aggie freshman gridiron team the past season, will put in ills appearance about June 10.' Next Monday the Texas state tennis tournament starts at Waco . . . crack netters, including some of Dr. Penwick's latest University of Texas stars, will compete. Where are yesterday's stars? Carl Moulden, the Aggie tackle of recent years, at Borger . . . Jack Christian red-haired Aggie guard, teaching his grid tricks at Colorado high . Charley Pattison, who snagged passes from an end post with Centcnary : at Olney high. Paul Dean And Cards Beat Brooklyn For 5-4 Victory (By The Associated Press) National League Batting: Terry, Giants .426; S. Martin, Cardinals .386. Runs: J. Martin, Cardinals 40; J. Moore, Phillies 38. Runs batted in: Medwick, Cardinals 46; Ott, Giants 38. Hits: Jordan, Bees G7; Medwick, Cardinals 66. Doubles: Herman, Cubs 20; Medwick, Cardinals 17. Triples: Goodman, Reds 7; Riggs, Reds, Camilli, Phillies 6. Home runs: J. Moore, Phillies 9; Ott, Giants 7. Stolen bases: J. Martin, Cardinals 8; S. Martin, Cardinals 7. Pitching: Gumbert, Giants 5-1; J. Dean, Cardinals • 9-2. American League Batting: Sullivan, Indians .413; Di Maggio, Yankees .382. Runs: Gehrig, Yankees 54; Gehringer, Tigers 43. Runs batted in: Dickey, Yankees 50; Trosky, Indians 45. Hits: Gehringer, Tigers 66; Lewis, Senators 63. Doubles: Gehringer, Tigers 17; Di Maggio, Yankees 16. Triples: Dickey, Yankees, and Clift, Browns 7. Home runs: Poxx, Red Sox 13; Trosky, Indians 12. Stolen bases: Powell, Senators 10; Weiber, Red Sox 9. Pitching—Pearson, Yankees, 8-1; Groves, Red Sox 7-1. .«. Sentences Given In U. S. Court • • -~ - i. . v Daffy and Dizzy Hav Won Half of All Triumphs By SlD FEfiEfe Associated Press Sports Writer Say what you want about those Dean boy.?—their big-talk and oft- time astonishing antics—but week by week it becomes more apparent (hat as they go, so goes the gas- house gang from St. Louis. Stealing a page from the history of Babe Ruth's heyday with the New York Yankees, Dizzy and Daffy are just about the backbone of the National league leaders right now. Of course, there are such aces as DUcky Medwick, Pepper Martin, Rookie Stu Martin and the others whose batting has been keeping the Cards up there in' the pennant chase, but even they seem to .go better when one or the other of the brothers is in action. To date, the Cardinals have won 28 games. Arid half of these victories' are credited to Paul and 0izzy, yet the Deans represent only orie third of the six starting hurlers Frankle Frisch has on his bench. Paul never looked better than he did for eight and a third innings in a 5-4 victory over the Brooklyn Dodgers yesterday. They got to him finally in the ninth, but by that time his mates had the battle sewed up. in allowing Brooklyn only six hits and one run in eight innings, he was one of the few throwers who weren't belted all over the lot in yesterday's big-time bill. Tommy Bridges, leading the Tigers to a 5-4 win over the Athletics, was the 'only winning hurler to go the route. The Pirates clubbed the Bees for 12 hits in winning 5-4. Washington banged out 15 safeties to trim foui 1 St. Louis Brown hurlers 15-11, although the Brownies held up their end with 19 hits off a pair of pitchers. The White Sox surprised the Yankees 11-9 in a slugfest that saw 30 safe blows, including two homers by Rip Radcliff, rattle all over the field—and outside it. Boston's Red Sox opened up the power and collected 15 nils in taking Cleveland 14-6, despite the fact the Tribe's war clubs also were swinging: and knocked two of the Hub City hurlers off the mound. Even at Cincinnati, where nighttime baseball made a financially successful 1936 debut before 19,173 fans, Al Hollingsworth couldn't last in chalking up his seventh win. He went, well until the ninth, when Chuck Klein's homer led a six-run assault to tic the count until Ivnl Goodman's four-bagger broke it up and gave the Reds a 9-8 win. The Giants-Cubs game at Chicago was postponed. =tt«. Alfred Speaks At Childress CHILDRESS, June 3, (ff)—Governor James V. Allred was on record again today as opposing political interference with the Texas highway department. At a banquet here last night in celebration of the establishment of a highway division office building, the governor said: "I am still opposed to any state candidate or officer of the highway department trying to put the department into politics. I want every employe voting on his own conscience." He asseried that in money expended and mileage of highway constructed, Texas had set an all- time record for the year 1935-36. More than $45,000,000 had been spent and nearly 3,000 miles of all types of roads built or placed under contract, Allred declared, feel that my long established policy of refraining from executive interference in the a ffairs of the department has contributed materially to this efficiency." Bood Manes and J. C. Fritchey of Bristow, Okla., have been given suspended sentences in United States district court now in session in Amarillo. The two men were arrested in Pampa and charged with passing counterfeit money. They entered pleas of guilty. Sentence of Jose M. Owens, 34, of Pampa, charged with forging a postal money order, was deferred. Two other Pampa residents were scheduled to come to trial today charged with violation of the Mann act. Postmaster D. E. Cecil and Gray county officers were witnesses in cases tried yesterday. Fliers Take Tests For License Here Three local fliers and one from Amarillo took tests for licenses while A. W. Meadows of Dallas, department of commerce inspector, was here for the air show. ' George Christopher successfully passed his written examination for a transport pilot license. He will have to complete his flight work at the next visit of the inspector. Virgil Howell received his private pilot license, subject to medical examination, successfully completing his written and flight work. M. B. David, the other local flier, passed his test for a private license and also passed his written work for a limited commercial pilot license. G. L. Smith of Amarillo received a limited commercial license after completing both written and flight work. Inspector Meadows flew here in a department of commerce Kennei WOMEN S GOLF TOURNEY IN OKLAHOMA CITY BEGINS TODAY OKLAHOMA CITY, June 3. Mr. Stern Competition, who so far has had little luck, is due to catch up with some of the favorites as the 25th annual Southern Women's Golf tournament enters the second round at the Oklahoma City Country club course today. Listed among the pairings for the second 18-hole matches arc Mrs. Dan Chandler of Dallas, Tex., and Mrs, Chatham Hunter of Memphis, Tenn.; Miss Kathryn Hemphill of Greenville, S. C., and Mrs. Logan Van Zandt of Tulsa, Okla.; Mrs. Leon Solomon of Memphis, Tenn., and Mrs. L. G. Sutler of Tulsa, and other par-baiting players who will need all their skill against each other. With two or three exceptions first round matches were won by comfortable margins. One match went 20 holes, Mrs. E. dent. Julian Davis of Oklahoma City finally defeating Mrs. Tom Wallace of Sapulpa, who had been considered Oklahoma's best title bet. Sparkling play abounded in the first round, with par hanging on the ropes most of the time. Miss Hemphill carded a 37, two under par, going out, and others were at or near par figures for the outward trip. Yesterday also saw the elimination of Mrs. Dave Gaut of Memphis, veteran of 23 southern tourneys and four times champion, and the defeat of Mrs. Sam Israel, Jr., of New Orleans by Mrs. James Phillips of Bartlesville, Okla., in a mild upset. The association voted next year's tournament hold East Lake club in Atlanta and re-elected Mrs. Dave Gaut, Memphis, presi- Although the Plainview Blues polo team won a 10 to 2 game from the Pampa Rough Riders yesterday afternoon, it was not until the final chukkers that the veteran Blues were able to pull away from the hard riding Pampans. The sam« two teams will meet at 5:15 o'clock this afternoon on the field a mile north of the city on Hobart .street. Admission Season tickets will will 35 cents, honored. Joe Bower;;, making his first appearance with the locals, played a bang up game. He carried the ball within scoring- distance for the first Pamsa goal and caged the second counter on a solo attempt. Hub Burrows also played a great game, especially in the early chuk- kers. Dr. M. C. Overtoil, Bill Harwell and Jack Cooper were steady, especially in riding off players. Marvin Sherbit, ace of the Blues, was held in check until the third chukker before he could break away. Button Stephenson, the "riding- fool" was also checked still until the last chukker . when he broke away. Bub Crenshaw was steady all the way. Lloyd Phillips was successfully checked thruout the game and he failed to register. The game opened fast, neither team being able to score. Hub Burrows carried the ball fast and true but was blocked on scoring attempts. Crenshaw scored on a solo attempt in the second chukker but the lead was overcome when Bowers carried the ball to near the goal where he passed to Bili Harwell who scored. Sherbit looped one in the third and added a pair in the fourth chukker. Bowers made the only score in the fifth chukker when he took the ball following nice work by Cooper, Burrows and Overtoil. Crenshaw opened early in the sixth chukker against the tiring Pampans. Sherbit added one and Stephenson broke loose for three. Sherbit ended the scoring near the whistle. Four Playground Ball Games Are Played in Loop Four scheduled games in the Pampa Playground ball league yes- teday afternoon saw King Oil, Cities Service and Phillips take games. The Voss Cleaners-Coltexo game was postponed until a later date. King Oil defeated the Christians 9 to 4. McDaniel and Poe divided the pitching assignment for the winners with Wagner behind the bat. McAnally and Johnson was the battery for the churchmen. Phillips, with the brothers battery of Dewey and Dewey working faultlessly, defeated Texas company, 6 to 0. Stancil went the distance for the Texans with Covington behind the bat. Cities Service won 10 to 5 from the Baptists with Nation and Halbig hurling and Word receiving. Gowels and Hallmark pitched for the churchmen with McWrlght receiving. Skelly Oil won an easy 13 to 3 game from the Methodists in a night game. Playboy low wing monoplane. He will return next month to complete tests. When in Amarillo Park With Phone 2-1295 Fire Proof Storage Store your car In ft modern garage. We have prompt delivery service anywhere In the city. Complete Automobile Hotel Bet- vice and we are open all night to serve you. Rule Bldg. Garage 3rd Street at Polk NATIONAL LEAGUE Results Yesterday Boston 4, Pittsburgh 5. Brooklyn 4, St. Louis 5. New York at Chicago, pp, rain. Philadelphia 8, Cincinnati 9. Standings Today Team— W. L. Pet. St. Louis 28 14 .067 New York 25 17 .595 Pittsburgh 22 20 .524 Chicago 20 20 .500 Cincinnati 20 23 .465 Boston 20 24 .455 Brooklyn 18 26 .409 Philadelphia 18 27 .400 Schedule Today New York at Chicago. Brooklyn at St. Louis. Boston at Pittsburgh. Philadelphia at Cincinnati. AMERICAN LEAGUE Results Yesterday Detroit 5, Philadelphia 4. Chicago 11, New York 9. Cleveland G, Boston 14. St. Louis 11, Washington 15. Standings Today Team— W. L. New York 30 14 Boston 27 18 Cleveland 24 18 Detroit 24 21 Washington 23 22 Chicago 20 21 Philadelphia 13 28 St. Louis 12 31 Schedule Today Detroit at Philadelphia. Chicago at New York. Cleveland at Boston. St. Louis at Washington. Pet, .682 .600 .571 .533 .511 .488 .317 .279 TEXAS LEAGUE Results Yesterday Tulsa 1, Oklahoma City 5. Beaumont 10, San Antonio 0. Houston 2, Galveston 4. Fort Worth 6, Dallas 7. Standings Today Team— W. L. Pet. Houston 20 15 .659 Dallas 33 18 .647 Beaumont 26 19 .578 Oklahoma City 27 22 .551 Tulsa 28 23 .549 San Antonio 18 22 .450 Galveston 17 30 .362 Fort Worth ..........'11 38 .224 Schedule Today Oklahoma City at Port Worth. Tulsa at Dallas. San Antonio at Galveston. Houston at Beaumont (day). 4». : INSTRUCTED FOR LANDON INDIANAPOLIS, June 3. (ff>)~ Six of Indiana's 28 delegates to the republican national convention had instructions today to vote for Gov. Alf M. Landon of Kansas for the nomination for president as the state convention opened for selection of four delegates at large and nomination of candidates for state offices. AKMOUK BELIEVES IS REAL CHAMP- NOT FLUKE HE BY BOB CAVAGNARO, Associated Press Sporis Writer. SPRINGFIELD, N. J., June 3 (/P) —They're going to stick the king of clubs, Samuel McLaughlin Parks Jr., back in the deck tomorrow and he doesn't expect to be lost in the shuffle before the last deal is made at sundown on Saturday—the finale of the fortieth U. S. Open Golf championship. Parks is not the gambling type of player nor is lie the betting fraternity's choice. li was the same at his native Oakmont course a year ago when he confounded the old guardsmen of the pro ranks 'by shooting 29 to capture the open title —a 100 to 1 shot come through. They called him the fluke charrt^ pion and to this very day point to his unimpressive record through the winter and spring tournament circuit, but while they still hesitate to accept him as one of their own from a shotmaking standpoint virtually every one of the 169 amateurs and pros in pursuit of his title are for Parks the man. Some of them go even ftirther than that. Tommy Armour, one of the craftiest of the oldsters, not only has been capitvated by Parks' bland smile and warm personality, but he's gone for Parks the player and thinks highly of the youthful Pittsburgh pro's chances in the championship. "I was sitting with Emll Loeffler, the Oakmont pro, last June when we learned Sam had shot the first nine of the third round in 36," Armour related. "Loeffler told me Sam would win the tournament, He's a fine boy and a fine prospect. He may not repeat here but you can paste it in your hat he'll win the open again." Parks was disinclined to discuss Ills own chances. He's quite content again to be rated a 100 to 1 shot. He figures that will put the pressure of the highly-regarded choices, Henry Picard and Horton Smith. The general impression here is that the record of 286 created by Charles (Chick) Evans Jr. in 1916 and equalled by Gene Sarazen four years ago may be broken. (Uy The Associated Press) Rip Radcliff, White Sox—Had two homers and single, driving in seven runs in 11-9 victory over Yankees. Paul Waner, Pirates—His pinch- single started two-run winning rally as Bees were defeated 5-4. Tommy Brides, Tigers—Held Athletics to nine hits as Detroit won 5-4. Paul D.ean, Cardinals—Had Dodgers helpless for eight innings in 5-4 victory. Ival Goodman, Reds—Hit home run in ninth to defeat Phillies 9-8 in season's first night game. u Jean Hersholt, the Dane, has been adopted by the Seneca Indian tribe. M. P. DOWNS Automobile Loans Short and Long Terms REFINANCING Small and Large 504 Combs-Worley Bldg. Phone 338 D. & L. STATION End of West Foster Texaco Gas & Oil Washing, Greasing Tire Service Phone 340 L. W. Langford, Mgr, BUS TRAVEL IS BEST NORTH, EAST, SOUTH OB WEST Modern, Convenient, Comfortable Coached FARES ARE LOWEST IN HISTORY! 1. Liberal Stop-Overs Allowed. I. Reductions on All Round Trip Ticket*. S. Past and Close Connections. 4. Safe and Competent Drivers. LET US HELP PLAN YOUR TRIP OR VACATION NOW, Agents Will Gladly Furnish Detail Information PAMPA BUS TERMINAL' 116 South Russell St. Phrnn Iff o ..

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