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Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa · Page 2

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Wemimont Beatf World, Race Record MTL.AN.. 3ET ALY m ~ Dennis WprnirAQnj.' of Carroll. Ia.. bettered trie world record for the deaf "Silent Olympics'" here Tuesday Wernimont. 19. a student at the Towa School for the Deaf, was sec Robinson Makes Aging Ballplayers Look Billy B M?. R e RY . 6I l^ S0N Meany wa * mor « than a bit sur- rvt.i * Y< "* ring - P° undin & away with a ham- fri the 400-meter run with a quail- ! !? EA , -A cracked fingernail on mer to nail down the platform {ymjz time of 50.2 seconds at thei™ 8 *I ove ° ,V an . d P uts the present j from which the punching bags are «i v,„ a T„ Be/ 4«,„ iday baseball player on the side- j suspended. line*. Sugar Ray Robinson fought' Ifuu"!. 10fcdo was beltJhis end in the qualifying race to Willv I Kch ^ul S£? ™ lmer ! S»> Cks'wouTgTrig ^out Ped« r of Denmark. Pedersen j ^ £*ges though^JSkTS | ^ Wiadw -" ^ »hS*S' S'h a y^ti™ mafk ° f :50 ' 6 i "vere training with a 'l sparring 1 Ba <* in «•« -W, when Robin uifh a .43.8 time _* son was fresh out of the amateurs partners taking their best shots atj ^ f —"—»^ Wernimont's performance was: him. I what the ^nfo ca Us fotfrs and one of the best turned in by I Thumping the tub at Greenwood; sixes, the now old champion conceived an attachment for Greenwood Lake, the sylvan retreat in rough and tough Carmen Basilio | the foothills of the Catskills. Suat Yankee Stadium. Sept. 23. is; gar Ray first came here when Joe Tom Meany, one of the more im- j Louis ruled the heavies back in portant names in sports writing; the '40s. He was a-kid with fast j whose background was principally! hands and light feet who could Ariz.. waT 'dTsquahfied orT ^three! baseball. Tom never exposed him- tap dance almost as well as he record attempts in the broad ; self to the fight mob any more ; could fight. than was necessary and. as a con- 1 impressions Stay sequence, he finds Robinson a re- ,„„ „ . L ,. * , freshing experience. ! tu \ e a » used to Uv « w " h J <* \ n ...... . , the big house up on the hill, I used to have compassion for Robinson reca ll Sl -'and I fell in ballplayers in their mid-Ms who love wjth the , acfe ft d were still trying to play regularly if the air hereKwa8 more lnvig6r . Sdy * : atmg than anywhere else. When Americans at meet. jLake for Robinson's middleweight Wornimont is the son of Mr. and i championship defense against Mrs. Joe Wernimont of Carroll. A fund was raised in Carroll and Council Bluffs'to finance his way to the Deaf Olympics. Peter Hernandez of Flagstaff, jump. Russia's A. Simonenko gave the Soviets two more gold medals as he won the pole vault then set a record for the deaf in the broad jump with a leap of 22 feet, 11 inches, about 4 inchesibetter than the old mark held by a Polish athlete. Hernandez. 18. on three occasions made leaps obviously better than the Russian's, and on each jump the judges disqualified him for overstepping the starting line. Amateur Billy Joe Patton and Roberto DeVicenzo both shot 76s in the filial round of the U. S. Open at Inverness in Toledo and had 72- hole totals' of 290 to tie for eighth place with Sam Snead, Billy Maxwell and Chick Harbert. ELKS DINNER 7:00 P. M. THURSDAY For *lkt Only in the Meany was major leagues,' "Take Pee Wee Reese. I in ri oa r, ua » 0 r m* tha ' you ' re just off the clt *' pavements in Clearwater. Fla he. lace wUh hWg d spring day he reported to the; looks wonderfu i. Am f the »L er L ^l Ch !"5. ™ impressions you get as a kid stay trying to play on aging legs this summer. I sympathized with him and thought what a remarkable athlete he was. "But when I arrived at Robinson headquarters here, I found myself making comparisons between Pee Wee and Sugar Ray and had to arrive at the decision that it wasn't even close." SHU Has Speed Reese is no more than 10 with you." The remarkable Braves Beat Giants, 4*3; Lead by 71 NEW YORK <* - If Manager Fred Haney of the Milwaukee Braves were asked to single out the game which gave him the most satisfaction this season, he undoubtedly would select Tuesday night's 4-3 triumph" over the New York Giants. , Not so much because the victory boosted the Braves' first-place margin over St. Louis to 7Vi games. Or because all the runs were furnished by left-handed power, a commodity the Braves sorely lacked last year. Or because Don McMahon, his new bullpen ace. came through with a perfect two-inninf performance to preserve Lew Burdette's 14th victory. Turning Point To Haney's way of thinking, the turning point came in the sixth inning when a long-practiced defensive play by the Braves came off to perfection and resulted in an odd double play that averted a possible big inning by the Giants. "That play was worth all the hours and all the work we put in this spring," declared the little pilot. Yogi Cracks TJe, Hustles Yanks to 72-6 Victory Over White Sox , Milwaukee was leading 3-1 but Robinson is, Willie Mays was on third with no- something of a landmark here. He body out and the dangerous Ray has aged less than the village. jjablonski was the batter. Jabbo Fellows like Al Hostak, L e w i hit a crisp grounder to third base- Jenkins, Joey Archibald and Six-'man Eddie Mathews and Mays to Escobar held world titles when j was trapped. Willie tried to zig- Robinson had his first taste of • zag between third and home but By ED WTLKS The Associated PI-CM Yogi Berra. That's all. No fancy gimmick. No line about old pros or how the New York Yankees always win the big ones. Just Yogi Berra, . The guy was tremendous. He drove in six runs, had four hits in five trips and stopped the nonsense with a three-run homer that cracked a 6-6 tie and hustled the Yankees to a 12-6 victory Tuesday night in the opener of that all- important three-game series with the (Jhicago White Sox. It may have won the series and clinched the pennant. The White' Sox were after a sweep to stay alive. But when you spot 'em a 5-0 lead, scramble back for a tie and still lose, what's left? Braves Increase Lead While the Yankees were scrapping to stay on top in the AL, Milwaukee's Braves were lengthening their lead to 7^ games in the National with a 4-3 victory against the New York Giants. Sec ond-place St. Louis pocketed a vie tory in the completion of a game suspended July 21 at Pittsburgh, but then lost the regularly scheduled game 2-1. Third-place Brooklyn skidded eight games back, losing to the Chicago Cubs 9-4. Cincinnati rallied and beaF Philadelphia 5-2 for a fourth-place tie with Phils. Times Herald, Carroll, Iowa Wednesday, Aug. 28, 19S7 Greenwood Lake. Not only the champions of. Sugar's youth but ! his contemporaries have faded to months older than Robinson. They I autographed photographs on tay- both arrived on big time in 1940, yet here is Robinson getting ready to make the fight of his life and Reese is having a hard time playing third base in the National League! Robinson still has speed and grace and he punches and is punched at. As Robinson's workshop opened. em walls while this will be this extraordinary character's third title fight this year, 17 years after his professional career began. Mathews and catcher Del Cran dall c 1 o 8 e d in on him quickly. Mathews made the tag and quickly threw to Red Schoendienst, who put the ball on Jablonski trying for second. Practiced Long "It was a play Haney had us practice all spring," said Mathews Labrador herring, largest and happily, "and we worked it to per- fattest in the world, now are ser- fection. The idea is to hold the iously diminished, according to hitter on first or, if possible, dou- the Encyclopedia Britannica. • hie him up at second. The Yankees out-hit the Sox 16-9 with Mantle l-for-4 and slipping to .376 in his bat battle with Boston's Ted Williams. Williams was 2-for-4 for a .386 average, smacking his 450th career home run (32nd this year) as the Red Sox battled back from a 3-0 deficit. The Thumper walked to open the decisive 11th,. riding in with the winning marker on Dick Gernert's two-run single. Jim Piersall's homer had given the Sox' a 5-5 tie in the eighth. Duke Maas was the loser while Ike DeLock won it. Don McMahon's relief pitching— a perfect two-inning job — saved Lew Burdette's 14th victory as the Braves, out-hit 11-7, rode in on home runs by Red Schoendienst, Ed Mathews and Frank Torre that scored all the runs. Al Worthington was the loser. Jolts Cardinals Bob Friend's five-hitter jolted the Cardinals. Singles by Bob Skinner and Bill Mazeroski plus a wild . pitch and an infield out scored the clincher for the Bucs in the eighth off Von McDaniel, now 7-4. Stan Musial extended his NL record for consecutive games played to 895 by getting into the thej lineup of the suspended game, i which was resumed in the ninth In the other AL games, Boston \ Tne strin g now officially extends defeated Detroit 7-5 in 11 innings. | from the first day of the 1952 sea- Cleveland took fifth from Balti-json to last Friday, when he was more bv beating the Orioles 5-4. 1 sidelined by a shoulder injury. The and Kansas City plunked Washing-'old mark of 822 was set by Pitts- for an AL-leading total of 164— also his career high—for the Indians, who had a two-run "homer from Bobby Avila and a two-run double by Joe Caffie. Jack Urban three-hit the Senators while the A's slammed Camilo Pascual and two relievers for 10. Wilkens Top Candidate for Drake Fullback DE.S MOINES - Floyd Wilkens of Carroll is one of 40 Drake University football players who will report here Friday to begin fall practice. Wilkens, a transfer from Iowa U., will be the top candidate for fullback on Coach Warren Gaer's team. ' Actual practice will begin Sept. 2 and the Drakes will drill twice daily until their opener Sept. 14 i against Iowa Teachers. I r They play three other home ! games: Sept. 28 against South ; Dakota State; Oct! 19. Colorado I State; and Nov. 2. the traditional | Homecoming game against Iowa . State. ton deeper into the cellar with a 3-1 decision. 20th Homer burgh's Gus Suhr. Bob Thurman. recalled Tues day to fill in for the injured Gus Berra, who entered the game Bell, rapped a two-run homer as with a .242 average, got the job j the Redlegs scored four in the done with his 20th homer on thej ninth at Philadelphia. The Reds 1 first pitch from reliefer Paul La- j have won only two of 15—and Joe • Palme. The veteran southpaw had! Nuxhall was the winner in both SALE OF come on after relief loser Bill Fischer had given up singles to Enos Slaughter and Mickey Mantle. Reliever Bob Grim won his 11th, but needed Bob Turley's help in the eighth when the Sox loaded the bases with two out. Turley fanned Minnie Minoso. Carroll County Farm AND SOUTHSIDE Carroll Residence At Public Auction To settle estate of Joseph Fischer, Deceased. RESIDENCE SALE STARTS at 10 o'clock o. m. FRIDAY, AUGUST 30, 1957 Residence located at 108 South Walnut Street, known os the Joseph Fischer house. This is an excellent home; all modern. PLACE OF SALE: at residence in Carroll, Iowa. Description: Lot 2, Block 1, Florencourt's First Addition to Carroll, Carroll County, Iowa. Possession: Within 30 days after sale is approved by Court. TERMS: 25% down payment and balance upon delivery of abstract showing good merchantable title and administrator's deed approved by Court. FARM SALE Starts at 2 o'clock p. m. FRIDAY, AUGUST 30, 1957 168.12 acres, more or less, located 3 miles west of Mt. Carmel. Farm known as Joseph Fischer Farm. PLACE OF SALE: At farm. Description: Lot 2, of th§ Irregular Survey of the Southwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter; Lot 2, of the Irregular Survey of the Northwest Quarter of the Southwest Quarter; Lot 2, of the Irregular Survey of the Northeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter; Lot 2 of the Irregular Survey of the Southeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter; and the Southwest Quarter of the Southwest Quarter, all in Section 19; end the Northwest Quarter of the Northeast Quarter, of Section 30, except right of way of the Chicago, Northwestern Railway Company, all in Township 85 North, Range 35, West of the 5th P. M., Carroll County, Iowa, containing approximately 168.12 acres, more or less, according to government survey. Good improvements — farm in a good state of cultivation. Possession March 1. 1958. TERMS: 25% down payment and balance on March 1, 1958, and upon delivery of abstract showing good merchantable title and administrator's deed approved by Court. ; Farm and residence may be inspected at any time before sale date. See Al Boss, ^Auctioneer; Carl J. Hess, Administrator, or M. R. Tan Creti, Attorney. H«***^mini*trator with the Will Annexed of the Estate of Joseph Fischer »OSS» AW»i«ntW M. Ht TAN CRITI, Attorney Ernie Banks drove in five runs with his 30th home run and a double for the Cubs, who had won 10 of 14. Dick Drott won with relief help for a 12-10 rookie record. Don Newcombe lost for a 10-11 mark. Veteran Early Wynn, who had lost five in a row, struck out six IN HONOR GUARD NAPLES, Italy - Marine Cpl. Gerald J. Lammers, son of Mr. i and Mrs. Frank Lammers of S. j Maple Street, Carroll, is serving j with one of Europe's most colorful : military units, the honor guard at | the North Atlantic Treaty Organi- j nation's headquarters for Allied i Forces Southern Europe, at I Naples, Italy. The Leathernecks | from the Naples Marine Barracks I join members of Italy's elite Carai binieri in forming NATO's honor I guard for visiting military and i government officials, calling upon ! Admiral Robert P. Briscoe, USN, i Commander - in - Chief of Allied i Forces Southern Europe. On June 28, 1894, a bill passed Congress making Labor Day a legal holiday, according to the Encyclopedia Britannica. Casey Gloats, Gloom in Sox Club House By JOE MOOSH1L CHICAGO W—"We're in pretty good shape now," gloated Casey Stengel Tuesday night after his New York Yankees had beaten the challenging Chicago White Sox, 12« 6, to open a 4Vi game lead in the American League pennant race. "We were in bad shape when we came,to town," continued Stengel "But how can I be in bad shape now? We Won, didn't we?" Wasn't Easy The= Yankee victory, iced by Yogi Berra's tie-breaking three- run homer in the eighth inning, wasn't as easy as the score indicates. The Bombers jumped to a 5-0 yead only to have the Sox claw back for a 6-6 tie in the seventh. But Berra, who drove in six runs with his homer, a pair of singles and a double, broke Chicago's back with his 20th homer on the first pitch tossed by reliefer Paul LaPalme. Stengel, who used four pitchers in the game, said of ths Sox: "You gotta stay alive against those fellows. They didn't roll over when we jumped in front. No sir, they played like professionals and you gotta keep an eye on them. Way back in spring training I said they'd be tough and most people laughed at me. "My pitching has been a little off but maybe we'll straighten out ; now: I got Larsen (Don) all rest- j ed up for tomorrow night but then 1 1 might use Shantz (Bobby) if his I hand is okay. Yes sir, we're in pretty good shape now." Not Ready to Quit The White Sox clubhouse was gloomy, naturally, but Manager Al Lopez wasn't ready to throw in the towel. "We're not out of it yet," said Lopez. "I said before the game that if they win one or two they won't knock us out and if we won three we wouldn't have the pennant won. It's an important series to be sure, but there're still about 30 games to go. We just have to keep winning, that's all." The five boroughs of New York : City are Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Richmond. • e LOOK YOUR BEST. FEEL YOUR BEST BY WEARING THE BEST YOUR MONEY CAN BUY! 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