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TUESDAY, 3UPTJ ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH PAGE FIFTEEN and Outdoors with Harold Brand Kentucky Lake Trip A one-way outboard runabout boat trip was made recently from Alton to Kentucky Lake by Bob McGhee, 1905 Main St., and Norman L. Combs, North Rodgers Avenue. After reaching the lake, the men were joined by their wives who brought a boat trailer to haul the boat home. "We left here one morning at 8:30 a.m. and arrived at our destination the following day at 5:30 p.m., McGhee said. "We spent our first night at Cape Girardeau where we walked into town. Our biggest problem was finding gasoline. "We carried two six-gallon fuel tanks and a spare three-gallon can," he continued. "Our larger tanks ran dry several times. We had to walk into towns for gas and twice found friendly persons who drove us to a gasoline station. We recommend that anyone else making the trip to carry at least enough gasoline to get to Cairo. I took 40 gallons of gas for the entire trip." Honor Club Nominees It rained all the way to Ches ter but the boat's windshield deflected the water off the men. "It was quite a thrill being locked through Kentucky Dam," McGhee said. It seemed like our boat was inside a prison when we entered the unusually high locks. We had the impression that the boat was raised 150 feet but it was under 100 feet." The men also became nominees to the Boners Club at Kentucky Lake. They ran the boat out about one-quarter mile from shore to use up all their fuel. When they ran out of gas they intended to use a five-horsepower outboard engine they had along for emergency use. But when they tried to put the smaller engine on the boat's tran som, it wouldn't fit. They finally poured the gasoline from the little motor into the larger engine. Evinnide Boats Evinrude Motors, manufactur- ers of outboard engines for 55 years, announced it will launch its own boats this fall. Four 16- ft runabouts, two outboard powered and two propellered by stem- drive engines, will be produced. All four have unusual "gull wing" hull design. For the past eight years Evin- rurle has been developing the boat designs. Tests and research during the past four years has resulted in a boat bottom that will give a more comfortable ride with maximum stability and safety, according to Robert H. Scott, director of sales for Evinrude. Island Party Twin Lakes Yacht Club has scheduled an Island party for this coming Saturday with entertainment provided by a five-piece band, announced Rose Mary Am- brosl, club secretary. The exact island will be named later. Members and guests are invited, she said. New Ski Boat Glasspar has announced an all new Super-G luxurious 16-ft ski boat designed to offer safe performance with motors from 75 up to 140 horsepower. Co-star in the Glasspar line is the 21-ft New- porter, a roomy fisherman type cruiser designed to handle the roughtest water with ease. Many Tows If you get the idea that there are lots of tows on the waters, you are correct. Since World War II, barge traffic on the Mississippi River system has increased from 18 billion-ton plus miles to 79 billion-ton miles plus in 1962, according to the latest statistics compiled by the Corps of Engineers. A total of 1,916 towboats and tugs and more than 11,638 non- self-propelled barges of all types having a cargo capacity of 12 million tons plus are in operation on the Mississippi River system. We ran into such a congestion of tows during a night boat ride recently that we wondor if quite a few of those boats were on Alton Lake. McKinley Has Plans Before Turning Pro FOREST HILLS, N.Y. (AP)Chuck McKinley is interested in taking a fling at pro tennis, but there are a couple of jobs he wants to complete before he starts talking turkey. "I want to win the national championship and I want to help bring the Davis Cup back from Australia," the aching-back Wimbledon king said today. "I hope Kelso Beats Satin By 5£ at Aqueduct PROBABLE PITCHERS By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS National League Cincinnati (Nuxhall 12-6) at New York (Stallard 6-12) Pittsburgh (Sisk 1-0) at St. Louis (Sadecki 8-8) Chicago (Toth 5-9 or Jackson 142) at San Francisco (Marichal 9-8) Philadelphia (Culp 11-11) at Milwaukee (LeMaster 11-8), N. Houston (Bruce 5-9) at Los Angles (Drysdale 17-15), N. American League Baltimore (Barber 18-10) at Boson (Morehead 8-10) New York (Downing 11-4) at Detroit (Bunning 10-13) Kansas City (Drabowski 5-11) at Minnesota (Pascual 18-6) Only games scheduled By JOHN CHANDLER Associated Presa Sports Writer Move over Exterminator, and Round Table, too. Kelso is winning horse races so easily he could be' around long enough to become the leading money-winning horse in the world. The 6-year-old gelding won the 13th 5100,000 race of his brilliant career Monday, a 5%-length victory over Crimson Satan in the 5110,600 Aqueduct Stakes at 1%miles. If there were any disbelievers in the crowd of 71,675—biggest turnout in New York racing history—Kelso should have converted them. Make no mistake, this horse is one of the tops of all time, and he's nearing his fourth straight Horse-of-the-Year title. Exterminator, the famous "Old Bones" who started 100 races and won 50 during an eight-year career that ended when he was nine is the most famous of American geldings. He campaigned between 1917-24. In a day when purses East Side Net Team Loses in Doubles BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP)—Bob Sprengelmeyer of Dubuque, Iowa, won the men's singles competition in the Tri-State Tennis Tournament Monday by defeating Bil Ball of Waterloo, Iowa, 6-2, 6-3. In the women's singles, Sheila Pearl of Des Moines beat Mona Schallau, Iowa City, 7-5, 6-2 in the finals match. Players from six states com peted in the 48th annual tournament. In the men's doubles, Roy Sprengelmeyer treamed with his brother Bob to put down Frank Connor and Harry Burrus, both o East St. Louis, 111., 3-6, 6-2, 7-5. Speedy Scot, Florlis Meet Again Today INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Ham bletonian champion Speedy Sco and record-breaker Florlis mee again today in the 540,000 Horse man Futurity for 3-year-old trot ters on the grand circuit progran at the Indiana State Fair. Speedy Scot won the Hamble- tonian last week by taking the sec ond and third heats after Florli had set a record of 1:57 3-5 in the first heat. ere small, he earned a total of 252,996. Kelso, who keeps the cash egister ringing in the home of /Irs. Richard C. duPont of Wil ington, Del., earned 571,890 Monay, boosting his 1963 total to 403,257. The strapping dark brown on of Your Host-Maid Of Flight y Count Fleet, jacked his bank oil to 51,413,197, and is only 5334, 72 back of Round Table who arned 51,749,869. Round Table •aced four years and retired in 959 after winning 43 of 66 starts The Aqueduct was Kelso's 42nd ace, his 9th victory, and one o ic most impressive of his career Behind him at the finish in a field eight were some pretty tough ustomers, battling it out for run er-up spoils. Crimson King Farm's Crimson atan had won five major stake rom coast to coast this seaason Ellsworth's Candy Spots, on f the top 3-year-olds who wa losed out for third money by Harbor View Farm's Garwol, had aptured six $100,000 races thi r ear. Greentree Stable's The Axe II an English-bred Grass star, may •>e the one to give Kelso som competition in the Man O'War an nternational, and perhaps in th Woodward. The Axe, carrying top weight o 27 pounds at Chicago, scored lead victory over Elmendor Farm's B. Major in the $111,45 Benjamin F. Lindheimer Hand cap at Arlington Park. It was th sixth victory in nine starts thi year for The Axe. The Lindheimer was 1% miles ALTON PLAZA •ARIER SHOP Complete Bartering Service No Appointment Needed! Phofl* 465*1392 same as the Laurel Internationa also a grass classic. muscle in his hark, is still lup of Dennis Ralston of Bakers- fipld, Calif.; Martin Ricssen of ore a alive at the West Side Tennis Club after a 6-2, 6-4, 6-3, second-round victory over Jiri Javorsky oi Czechoslovakia. McKinley will not he on the squad which faces Venezuela in the American zone final at Denver Sept. 13-15—he has made a previous tournament commitment and he is not figured to be needed, RESTING ON WALL A capacity crowd looks on as two cars crash program was sponsored by the Alton Exchange Club, against the wall at the Godfrey Speedway Sunday No one was injured in the crash.—Don Hayes Fnoto. night in the feature race of the evening. The racing . I can c'.o both this year. "Then I may be a big enough attraction that they would make me an attractive offer. I'd be foolish to say I wouldn't listen, but I promise you, I wouldn't come cheap." McKinley, 22, whose bid for the national men's crown hung by a slender thread Saturday when he Love, Mothe Wreck Aust By ERIC WAHA Associated Press Sports Writer INNSBRUCK, Austria (API- Are love and motherhood wreck- anyhow — but he'll be the spearhead the rest of the way. The Americans next play England at Bournemouth Sept. 26-28 and then, if successful, go to India and on to Australia. Bob Kelleher, non-playing U.S. captain, said the team for the Venezuela match would be named today. It probably will be made tfhood May rian Hopes anne Jahn, the double 1962 work champion, gave birth to a gir recently. But Marianne is healthj and strong and there is no reasor frv Holimjo that elm wnnlrl rmt \v BASEBALL HEROES BATTING — Ron Santo, Cubs, collected grand slam homer and jases-empty homer in 4-for-8 performance, driving in seven run in 7-5 and 64) doubleheader sweep that dropped third-place San Fran Cisco 9V 3 games behind Nationa League-leading Los Angeles. PITCHING—Jim Maloney, Reds won 20th game with three-hit, 13 strikeout performances that shui out New York Mets 1-0 in second tame of doubleheader. Mets won opener 5-3. MINOR LEAGUES By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS International League Buffalo 8, Jacksonville 7 Toronto 3, Richmond 1 Arkansas 13-1, Indianapolis 2-4 Atlanta 2, Columbus 0 Rochester 7, Syracuse 2 Pacific Coast League Salt Lake 7-7, Denver 3-8 Tacoma 4, Seattle 2 Hawaii 5-1, Dallas-Fort Worth 4-3 Spokane 3-2, Portland 0-1 San Diego 2, Okla. City 1 (1 innings) Labor Day Crowds Smaller This Year By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS With waning interest in the pen nant races, baseball attendanc for Labor Day showed a slight de cline from the 1962 level. There was a dropoff of som 7,000 as 222,880 turned out Mon day for a 19-game program com pared to 229,903 for last year's 18 game schedule. CHICAGO (AP)—Midwest foot- all briefs: Northwestern — Jim Benda, a enior end from Cleveland, ap- arently will be lost for the sea- on because of failure of a knee o heal completely from a summer operation. Merlin Norenberg, he leading punter for the Wild- .ats, has been sidelined tempo arily with a sprained ankle. Michigan State — The Spartan quad donned pads for rugged ontact during a two-hour after- oon workout. Punting and fielc oal formations were emphasized a shorter morning drill. Wisconsin—Halfback Pete Hani' rick of Hinsdale, 111., was the nly candidate missing as 65 Badger hopefuls worked out in a ght rain. Hambrick, a sophomore, was out with a throat in ection. MODERN INSTANT COFFEE PLANT IN GRANITE CITY Has Employment Opportunities For Men As -PRODUCTION EQUIPMENT OPERATORS AND HELPERS -MAINTENANCE MECHANICS • Full Time • Attractive Working Conditions • Liberal Employe Benefits • Shift Work • High School Education Preferred • Equal Opportunity Employer APPLY AT YOUR NEAREST STATE EMPLOYMENT SERVICE OFFICE MONDAY THRU FRIDAY 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. THE NESTLE CO,, Inc. Only 12 Lettermen Return for Gophers Rain Halts Non-pro Baseball Tourney WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The weather again slowed action in the National Non-Pro Baseball Tourna ment. Rain halted the Fairbanks, Alas ka-Ponchatoula, La., semifinal game with the score tied 2-2 in he seventh inning Monday night The game, will be replayed to night, along with the second semi inal game matching defendin champion Wichita Dreamliner against Grand Rapids, Mich. math, who has only 12 lettermen or the greenest squad in 10 years s Gopher head coach, grumbled bout the rain as his squad started two-a-day drills. "For a young quad like ours," he said, "this was the worst kind of a start." Ohio State—The Buckeyes were it full strength with 70 candidates s Coach Woody Hayes ran them through a rugged dummy scrimmage. Hayes said he was pleased vith tho first day workout. Indiana—Indiana's football quad reviewed new offensive pat- erns introduced at last spring's iractice, then went through condi- ioning drills that emphasized de- -elopment of wind and leg muscles. Coach Phil Dickens said he planned no contact work until Wednesday. Michigan—Dick Szymanski, vet- ran guard who had been shifted o center, underwent an emergency appendectomy and will be lost or at least three weeks. Also missing from Labor Day drills were Capt. Joe O'Donnell, who The finals will Wednesday night. be playec IDEAL AT LEADOFF LOS ANGELES (AP) — Afte missing 11 games because of calcium deposit on the ball of hi .eft foot, Maury Wills of the Dod *ers got on base the first tim up in eight straight games. H returned to action early in Jun drawing a walk and then starte lifting singles his first time bat in the next seven games. Any American Made Car With the Purchawe 2 NEW GENERAL WINTER CLEATS OR SNOW RETREADS ^•^ 8ENEHAI GENERAL TIRE COMPANY Ninth & Belle Sti. HO 5-4849 Salei and Service Dept. Open Till 8:30 P.M. Friday Nlghtsl Al*o Available a» BIU. ROLLER Service Station 43* Ridge St., Alton. HO 1-UII BAUSER Shell Service College ft Beltllue Phone 462-3711 Minnesota—Coach Murray War-jback to end, and Vince Mattera, a junior from San Pedro, Calif, from fullback to center as the Irish worked out in a light rain Illinois — Rich Callaghan and Don Hansen moved up to the first team after winning 880-yard runs in full equipment in the opening of two-a-day drills for Illinois. The squad was at full strength. Purdue—Two sophomores were in the potential starting lineup as Purdue's football squad began two-a-day drills. The newcomers were James Faflink, an end from Barberton, Ohio, and John Kuzniewski, a right halfback from Glenshaw, Pa. l owa —Bob LeZotte was report- es lost for the season as Iowa opened fall football drills with 78 Hawkeyes on hand. LeZotte, second-team left halfback from Royal Oak, Mich., suffered a head injury a week ago in a touch football game. has a bruised shoulder, halfback John Rowser, who has a pinched nerve, and tackle Bill Yearby, who was out with a temperature Notre Dame—Coach Hugh Devore switched Jim Rakers, a jun ior from Quincy, 111., from full ski team? Last winter this group of girl skiers won all except two of the world's championships. But what's ahead in the winter Olympic games, scheduled for this plush resort Jan. 29 to Feb. 9 next year? ' 'Two girls are exchanging Olympic rings for wedding bands," moaned the Vienna Ar- beiterzeitung, "a third is becoming a mother." The paper also noted that three top men skiers failed to show up at a recent condition training session. The Alpine ski coach, Sepp Sulzberger, says that despite wed ding bells, maternal joy and othe: private affairs of the ski stars they all will compete in the Olym pic Winter Games. Sulzberger said: "As you know, 21-year-old Mari Evanston, 111.; Gene Scott of St. James, N.Y., and Arthur Ashe, the first Negro member from Richmond, Va. Scott, the polished stylist out of Yale University and the University of Virginia Law School, was the most impressive of those playing second-round matches Monday. He won over his old teammate, Don Dell of Bethesda, Md., 4-6, 7-5, 6-3, 7-5. Ricssen had to go five sets to beating Ronnie Fisher of Houston 1-6, 6-4. 3-6, 6-1, 6-2. Ashe started shakily but rallied for a 3-6, 7-5, 6-2, 6-3 triumph over Norman Perry of Los Angeles. Rafael Osuna, the fourth-seeded star from Mexico, also had his anxious moments in beating Jim Beste of Baton Rouge. La., 6-2, 6-4, 13-11. Margaret Smith of Australia, striving to add the U.S. National to her Wimbledon crown, advanced easily over Janie Albert of Pebble Beach, Calif., 6-2, 6-1. Darlene Hard of Montebello, Calif., seeded No. 2 behind Miss Smith, ousted Monique Salfacti of France 6-1, 7-5. entirely fit at game time. 'Let us remember that another woman skier, Trade Jochum- 3aiser had a baby as late as October several years ago and became downhill world champion :hree months Jater." Another girl skier, Traudl Hecher, 20, bronze medalist of the 1960 Olympic downhill at Squaw Valley, Calif., told the Austrian Skiing Association "I will not get married soon." There are probably six berths for the Olympic girls team, four are already known: Miss Jahn Miss Hecher, Christl Haas and Edith Zimmermann. Miss Hecher, and possibly Miss Haas, are expected to be entered in all three races. PARTS for ALL MAKES OF ELECTRIC SHAVERS TAYLOR JEWELERS 86 EAST FERGUSON Downtown Wood River Deleo Super Ride Shock Absorbers SOLD At Wittman Bros. Mobile Service Washington at Beitline Alton, Illinois 465-9798 Catcher Ellie Howard of the Yankees paced American League catchers in 1962. 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