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?•*• Six HOPE STAR, HOP!, ARKANSAS Dodgers and PodresTrim Redlegs' Lead By ED WILKS • Associated Press Sp°rts Wrilcr ; The second place Los An.::cles Dodgers backed .Johnny Pudros' mine-hit pitching will) a pair of four-run innings for an !',-:; victory at Cincinnati Wednesday night that trimmed the Neds' National League lead lo 2'j game*. St. Louis, the holiest club of the moment, kepi third-place San Francisco cighl games behind by beating the Giants 3-2 in in innings. It was the fifth straight success for the sixth place Cards. Milwaukee heal Philadelphia !',-.">. but the lasl place I'hils look Ihe second game of Ihe Iwi-nighl pair with two ninlh-inning runs for a 2-1 victory, liain washed out Chicago-Pittsburgh. In the American League, New York Yankees dropped at Washington. t!-4 and \2-'2. retained a lhrec-perccnta:.;e-pninl lead when second-place Del roil lost 4-2 to Baltimore. Cleveland beat Boston twice. -1-1 and 11-:;. tin- Chicago White Sox defeated Kansas City fi-5 and Minnesota and Los Angeles split while setting a liiajor league record with 3!) strikeouts in a doubloheadcr. The Twins won the opener (i-U. then lost to the Angels 2-1. The Dodgers came from behind V'ith the first of their four-run bursts, in the third inning. against losing right-hander Rob Turkey (ll-5>. Singles by Norm Larker, Charlie Neal. Willie Davis and Wally Moon, plus Turkey's error and an infield out. did it. Larker. who had three of the Dodgers' 11 hits, and Neal singled again in a four-run sixth. with Neat's hit driving in two. Podrcs 111-21 walked only one and struck out tour in his first complete game at Crosley Field since July 28. 1957. Bill White was at it again for the Cards. After tying the major , league record with 14 hits in two consecutive double-headers, he made it 1(5 hits for five consecutive games—-batting in a first- inning run with a triple and then breaking a 2-2 tie with a single in the 10th. White's error gave the Giants their first run. and i Harvey Kueiin's homer tied it in the ninth. The Phils were blanked on three hits for eight innings by Carl Willcy '3-4' in the nightcap. then beat the Milwaukee right- hander on singles by pinch hitter Elmer Valo. John C'allison and Lcc Walls in the ninth. In the opener, rookie Mack (The Knife) Jones batted in three runs with a triple and two singles. TOEING THE MARK Standings Sou'hcrn Association By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS W. L. Pet. G.B. f)!l 43 .371! — 5i; -l.'i .574 >•• .VI V,} .52!) 5 ,11) 51 .495 n'--j 50 53 .41)5 !)'.•> Birmingham Challanuga Atlanta Shreveport Little Hock Macon Mobile Nashville 11 .434 .431 15 T°daY's Games Atlanta at Macon Birmingham at Mobile Chattanooga at Nashville Shreveport at Little Rock Wednesday's Results Shreveport H. Little Hock 0 Mobile (i. Birmingham 5 Nashville 7. Chattanooga 3 Macon 7-2. Atlanta 1-1 Star TS Baltimore at Chicago iN> Detroit at Kansas City <N> Washington at Los Angeles UN' Bv Maj°r L e ague Stars THE ASSOCIATED PRESS By Thursday's BasebaM THE ASSOCIATED PRESS National League Cincinnati . Los Angeles . San Francisco Pittsburgh Milwaukee ... St. Louis Chicago Philadelphia . W- 56 53 47 43 42 43 38 27 L. 35 37 42 39 43 45 50 58 Pet- .B15 .589 .528 .524 .494 .489 .432 .318 G.B- Pitching — Bennie Daniels and Dick Donovan. Senators, handjj I first place Yankees first doubleheader defeat of season, fi-4 and 12-2. while allowing six and nine hits, respectively, and holding Roger Maris and Mickey i to two hits in 15 at-bats. Hitting—Bill White, Cardd. repeated as Redbird star with RBf triple and tie-breaking, loth-inning single for 3-2 victory over Giants. Shreveporfr Again Rocks Travelers I 8 8',L> 11 ll'i 1G 1 26 Fishing Around Arkansas Lakes LITTLE ROCK < AP >—Here is a fishing forecast from the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission: Lake Maumclle: Water clear and normal. Bass fair on artificial bait. Crappic fair on minnows. Bream fair to good on crickets and worms. Lake Conway: Water clear and normal. Bass fair on artificial bait. Crappic fair on minows. Bream fair on crickets and worms. Lake Bull Shoals: Catfish fail- on minnows. Lake Catherine: Water conditions good. Bass and bream fair. Lake Grceson: Water high and dingy. White bass fair on artificial bait. Lake Ouachita: Water clear and normal. Bass fair on artificial and live baits. Bream fair on crickets and worms. Lake Hamilton: Water condi- lions good. All fishing fair on all baits. Lake Norfork: No report. Wednesday's Results .Milwaukee f!-l. Philadelphia 5-2 St. Louis 3, San Francisco 2— 10 innings Los Angeles "., Cincinnati 3 Chicago at Pittsburgh, rain TodaY's Games .Milwaukee at Philadelphia <N> Chicago at Pittsburgh (N> San Francisco at St. Louis <N> Los Angeles at Cincinnati (N p Friday's Schedu'e Chicago at Philadelphia <N> Milwaukee at Pittsburgh 'iV< Los Angeles at St. Louis <N» San Francisco at Cincinnati <.\' By Min°r League Baseball HE ASSOCIATED PRESS Amer'can League Pacific Coast League Tacoma 9 San Diego 5 Seattle «, Spokane 3 Salt Lake City 5. Hawaii Vancouver 5. Portland 1 lnternatio s al League Buffalo 2-5, Toronto 1-8 Jersey City 5, Richmond • Syracuse fi, Rochester 2 Columbus at Charleston, poned American Associati°n Indianapolis 5. Omaha 2 Louisville 5. Houston 4 Dallas-Fort Worth 6, Denver By VERNON BUTLER Associated Press Sports Writer Ed Stogoski, the Nashville catcher, is generally regarded as Mantle: a rather tame hitter although a i stubborn sort of character with men on base. To Chattanooga pitchers, however, Stogoski is a slugging tiger. The stock}' New Jersey yoim- sler hit only four homers in his first 39 games with the Vols while compiling a .25fi batting average, but he has walloped three home runs in the past two nights off Chattanooga hurlcrs. He slugged two last night to help the Vols snap a losing string of Tiiree games and beat the Lookouts 7-3 The loss kept Chattanoga from regaining the Southern Association lead, because Birmingham fell (i-5 to the Mobile Bears. Macon shocked Atlanta in bolh halves of a doublehcadcr 7-1 and 2-t. and Shrcvcporl grabbed fourth place from Little Rock by ! blanking the Travelers 6-0. Yanks Tripped Twice; Mantle Gets No. 36 By BD WILKS Associated Press Spur's Writer The New York Yankees lost twice nl Washington. !!-•! and 12-2, Wednesday night but retained the lead in (he American League race by three percentage points when Baltimore beat second place Detroit 4-2. Cleveland took two from Boston. 4-1 and ii-li; Ihe Chicago White Sox beat Kansas City fi-5, Ihe Los Angeles Angels took the eighth place from Minesola by | beating the Twins 2-1 after losing I Ihe opener of (lie (wi-nigli 1 . double- j header (i-0. | In Hie Nalional League. Ihe sec- ' ond place Los Angeles Dodgers! shiivcd Cincinnati's lead lo 2 1 -; \ games by rapping the Hods !!-3. i .SL Louis defi.-.-iff'd San Francisco j 3-2 in 10 innings, and Milwaukee \ .split willi Philadelphia, wining j l!-f> before the last place Phils won Ihe nighlcap 2-1. Chicago-Pilts- burgh was rained out. Beniic Daniels '5-5) and Dick Donovan ((>-!!>. a pair of right- handers, boat I ho Yankees holding I'ogor Maris and Mickey Mantle lo hvo hils in 15 at-bals. Maris was o-for-7. Mantle was Ifor-4 in each game, belting hi.s o(ilh .home run in Ihe nightcap, off Donovan. Thai broke a tic with Maris for the major league lead and put Ihe Mick I!) games ahead of Babe Ruth's rccord-GO pace of H)27. Jim Cicntile of Baltimore regained the RBI lead in the AL with 85, leap-frogging both Maris j gained Ihe RBI I with Ho. leap-fro ! and Mantle wilh a two-run, third- j inning homer that beat Detroit's Jim Bunning 10-7. Chuck Kssegian and Johnny Romano did it for the. Indians. I'l'.ev v, -a wo MD he on ner b.\ inning, Esscgian wilh a double, Romano with a ground out. llo- j mano followed with a two-run I homer that gave Cleveland a tie in the nightcap fourth, and paired j with Esscgian again in a clinching, three-run eighth inning. ThufiJay, July 30,1961 ^ ^ Hope Makes It Victory NumberlS Hope's number 15 came from their hcsl, Arkadclphia hist TUCSR day night. This is the s'amc team thai gave them-their or/ly defeat. The game ended in (lie tight score of 3 lo 1. The game was scoreless until the fith when both teams- scored- runs. Two of Hope's svere by Jabo Mc-rlon, Who singled and Gary Barrow, who got one past the shortstop. Hun No. 3 came in the Till with T-Bo Roberf> coming in. Hope had seven hits coming from Carl McMurtrcy. with two, .Jabo HorUm, Earl Hay Murphy, Roberts. Davi<» Moore and Danny Key each witli one. McMurlrey, burling for liis Ull) win of the season, gave up two hits while .striking out sever,'. SUN CAR—As long as the sun's shining, you can play any number of holes and get around in this golf cart. H. Leslie Hoffmann, president of Hoffman Electronics Corp., pauses at an array of solar cells, which are made by his company, to recharge the cart's batteries. New Records Set by U.S. Track Team McDermott Goes to Athletics Dragline Still Beating River KANSAS CITY <AP>— Veteran pitcher Maury McDermott who (joined Ihe St. Lous Cardinals aft- lei- a 13-11 record lasl year wi|i,. . . .... . .. ', .... ,, , ,. ., ,. ,, , ing project, the drag me was ma Little Hock of the Southern Asso- " ' •' .."... ciation, will report to the Kansas LITTLE ROCK 'API—A 220-ton dragline stranded on an Arkansas River sandbar stayed two feet I above the swirling waters which crested in the area Wednesday. But Army Engineers say it will be a few days before the watery recede enough for the machine llr resume its work on a reehannel- STUTTGART Germany (API— With the hospital list growing by leaps and bounds, the battle- City Athletics Friday. McDermott weary United Stales track team 1 , wa.s unconditionally released by headed for London today and a; the Cardinals Wednesday and was two-day meet .-with Britain Fri-j claimed by the Athletics. day and Saturday. _ __ , Coach Jumbo Jim Elliott's' ~ lead in the AL| W | Ua{ | wound up winners M-(j in! claim the court, .said industrial ging both Maris ! cvf , nls ., ntl ]2 0-ni in |)oints. over j concerns which received lower West Germany here Wednesday j rates than the government- plants with two additions to the sick j operated under dissimilar condi- bay squad—miler Jim Grelle i lions of service. rooned on the sandbar by the rising waters Monday. FOR ATHLETE'S FOOT Use instant-drying T-4-L for 3 to 5 days. Watch fresh, healthy skin replace the infection. Ease aching, swelling, perspiring in tha 66 joints of the feet by bathing them with T-4-L twice daily. If n»t sur prised and pleased, your 48c back from any drug store, NOW at GIBSON'S REXALL DRUG STORE. U. S., Allies to Talk Over Berlin Force post- Fight Results w- L- Pet. G.B. . 5S 32 .M — 5!) 33 .641 — 51 51 47 44 42 3'J 33 33 41 43 47 50 50 54 .54 53 .554 .543 .500 .4(>R .457 .419 .413 .363 tj 9 13 Hi 17 20' 21 25' When to Fish or Hunt Solunar Tables •y John Alden Knight TlM tchedute of Solunar period M printed below, has been taka liom John Alden Knight's Solunai Tables. Plan your days so tha you will be fisning in good tem (017 or hunting in good cover dui IBC these times, if you wish ti find the best sport that eacn da) ha* to offer. WM Major periods are shown L S>ld f»ce type. These begin at in- *ime shown and last tor an bom §nd • half or two hours there •ft«r. The minor Periods, sbowi ID regular type, are of somewh*! •barter duration. Minor Maior Minor Major P. M. ::i) 4:55 ;:.'« 5:40 :,M 6:40 _'u 7:35 New .Mork . Detroit Baltimore .. Cleveland .. Chicago Boston . ... Washington Los Angeles Minnesota . . Kan?a^ City Wednesday's R e sults Minnesota 6-1. Los Angeles Cleveland 4-'.). Boston 1-f! Washington iJ-12, New York Chicago ti. Kansas City 5 Baltimore 4. Detroit 2 Today's Games Baltimore at Detroit i Bo-ton at Cleveland 'N' i Onlv gyrnes scheduled Friday's Schedule Cleveland at Minnesota Nev. York at Boston i.N> 0-2 4-2 MAJOR LEAGUE LEADERS By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Nat'onal League Batting i based on 200 or more !at bats) — Clemente, Pittsburgh, | .357; Moon, Los Angeles. .340. | Huns—Mays, San Francisco oO; Robinson. Cincinnati. 75. Pains batted in — Cepeda. San Francisco, 81 ; Robinson, Cincinnati. 76. Hits — Pinson, Cincinnati, 117: j Clemente. Pittsburgh, 115. i Doubles — Coleman, Cinein- jnati, 24; Mays. San Francisco. 22. j Triples — Altman Chicago, il: 'Clemente, Pittsburgh and White. , St. Louis, I!. ! Home runs—Mays, San Fran: cisco 27; Cepeda, San Francisco. 126. ! Stolen bases — Aaron, Milwau- ;kee l(i; Pinson and Robinson. Cin- icinnati, 14. i Pitching 'based on 7 or more '.decisions)—Poclres, Los Angeles, JJ1-2, .846; Jay. Cincinnati, Ki-4, 765. Strikeouts — Koufax Los An- By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Long Beach, Calif.—Don Johnson. 127, knocked out I'afaell Huante. 127, Mexieali Mexico 4. Thurs Fvi. . Sal. bun . vay> ican ;• car an:- a nnico . . H) . . 11 . . 12 ,ko i than A. M. .50 4:40 :40 5:30 — 6:20 r, 7:10 1.I-: miTi. ,in> iiii-.i-i nation Cm;-. ll'iCU-. -. ' ' ' '^ ale | ,-ed -he i .'i i J> ,M-.v.a. 4 Weather Is | Factor in Space Try By ALTON BLAKESLEE Associated Press Science Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. 'AP' —For the third time astronaut Virgil I. i Gas > Grissom — and 5.000 men giving direct support —gambled today against tricky weather lo permit his ride into space Friday. Early weather odds indicated a li-to-4 chance skies would be clear enough at fi a.m.. Easlcrri Standard Time, Friday for a go- ahead. The gamble now is apparently all on weather. Cloudy weather postponed (Iri.v By JOHN M. HIGHTOWER WASHINGTON (APi — The United States was expected today j lo begin immediate consultation i jwith the Allied powers on Prcsi- j j dent Kencdy's decision for rcin- ' forcing Allied military power (o | meet the Soviet threat over Beri lin. Kennedy met with liis polili- j fcal and nr'jliant/ advi'crs in a session of Ihe Nalional Security : Council at the White House late | Wednesday. I Press secretary Pierre Salinger i said after the meeting "there i were decisions made." He said ! that the administration now enters into "the phase of consultation with our allies." Kennedy's specific decisions were not disclosed, but it. is believed that he made a basic policy determination to increase the size of U.S. armed forces to meet the Berlin crisis, lie made clear at liis news conference Wednesday he considers the threat to be worldwide. Present U.S. regular Army and Marine Corps ground strength totals about 1,032,000, of which fiSfi.OOO is Army. In the reservoir of ground forces are about 31)9,000 National Guard trops. 300,000 trained Army reserves and 20!!,000 in the ready reserve of the Marine Corps. Administration officials had been saying privately for several Weeks that the developing threats against Berlin by Soviet Premier 'Khrushchev provide the focal point of danger at present but. that the peril to U.S. interest in such distant places as Southeast Asia, which Kennedy himself had mentioned at the news co ference, must be taken into count. and javelin thrower John Fromtn. I The U.S. women's team may have lost its ace—Wilma Ku- j dolph, who complained of a pain i in her right leg after flashing to i a world record of 11.2 seconds j in a special 100-meters race dur-; ing Ihe men's meet Wednesday i night. Wilma shares the listed' mark of 11.3 with two others. Her injury is a pull in the ham- siring muscle but team physician, Dr. Dan Hanley, said he thought she would be able to compete in the remaining two meets. Grcllo, who wa.s scheduled lo run the 1,500 meters against West Germany, had a sore throat, and Fromm complained of a muscle pull. Bolh were scratched, Paul Draylon, No. 2 sprinter, was kept out of the West German meet because of a muscle pull. Pole vauller John Ulcssc is .citing over a leg infection. - SPECIAL! - FRIDAY and SATURDAY WASH & LUBRICATION Only $2.00 With Purchase of 5 Gallons Gas Martin's Conoco Station 3rd & La. Hope, Ark. Arkla Wins Refund From Government WASHINGTON (AP>— The U.S. Court of claims -Wednesday di- reetcd the government to pay Arkansas Louisiana Gas Co. $33,140 for gas supplied to Ihe Shumakor Ordnance Depol at Camden, Ark. between UI42 and 11)50. The court denied a counterclaim by the government which alleged Arkla overcharged by $325.283 for gas used at the Shumaker facility and at four other chemical and ordnance plants in Arkansas, Louisiana and Texas during the 11-year period. The gov- j eminent had not contested the i $33,140 claim. • | Plants in addition to the Shu| maker Depot listed in the gov- lernment counterclaim were (lie U'ine Bluff, Ark., Arsenal; the :Louisiana Ordnance Plant, Mind- 'cn, La.; and the Lone Star Shell ; Loading Plant and the Red Kiv- jcr Ordnance Depol, both near jTc.xarkana. Tex. I Jn its denial of Ihc counler- than Berlin. The President has clamped a secrecy lid on Wednesday's decisions pending a TV-radio report to the nation next Tuesday night ac . land a message to Congress on ; Wednesday. LET'S TALK ARKANSAS: The Old Tavern, Washington, Arkansas gelcs. 100; 123. Williams, Los Angele^ GLASS ENCLOSED indoor feeder welcomes hungry birds in repose/, ul Uiuuig room of IViJiiaais loo, Williams to wo, Mass. American League Batting 'ba'-c'd on 200 or mm-p at bats—Howard. New York, .:i'>7: Cash, Detroit. .352. I{uns--Mantlc. New York. ']:;. Maris Xew York. 77. I(un> li,-|ti-d in—Gentile, Balli- moi'c. ir>: Mails and Manllc. Nev. York. i;-l. Hits — H. |{nbins>in. Baltinuin and Kubck. New York. Ill); Ca-h Del roil. HMi. Double--—Kulick. New York. 2'i Power. ('lc\ eland and Kaline. lie troit. 24. Tripi'"-—Wood, Detroit, !!; Lanil is, l'hicagn..c, Home runs—Mantle. N'i-w York ilii. Mai'i~, New Yurk, '-'i~>. \ SI'-I" i) liases—Apai'icin. ('ii;,, •'-'.» '•'•'•' Ho"..;er. Kan>as City. ;n l'ilc|i!h;J i lia^ed (jn 7 or mor di-''i-ioii- • -. l.atman. (!lc\cl.-ii!r '.i-li I.Wi'l I-'orrl. Nc-.\ Yorl-;. ; .!'.M."i. Sinker,uK •-- l-'ord >,!••. v , i,.. i;:, I'. .••-.' -K:-!.. .,• ijU. ' Another security council meeting was scheduled for today. But il wa.s understood lo have been called to deal wilh problems other Burn's lirst attempt Tuesday and again Wednesday after lie spent :;'-j hours lying in his'space capsule alop a fully fueled rocktl. (irissom's pulse raced up lo 120 counts a minute during the count - duwn thai fell 1U4 minutes short of blastoff. Bui his doctor called that expectable in the exeileiiicnl. and .said Grissom always was in line shape. firissom will spend Ihe day in seclusion resting and continuing training for his trip designed to -lain additional informalior. in Ihe wake of Cnidr. Alan B. Shopanr.-, May 5 flgbl. A nev. countdown be morning lo ready the launching. Liquid oxygen moved from Ihe rocket, leioscne fuel wa-. li-l'l . pace oil irial.s aid lhe\ ever;,thing lu be read;, time. The President's decisions are understood to fall in three categories. j. Those requiring actions for which he has Ihe authority to , lake himself. For example, as commander in chief he can send one oi 1 more divisions lo .slrenglh-l en NATO defenses in Kurope and can redeploy U.S. air and naval forces. The President may also declare a national emergency, which would give him automatic power lo call up lo a million armed lorces reservists lo active duly. Similarly il is within Ihe power of the executive branch to in- erease the draft call. 2. Those decisions requiring legislation in order In make them effective. Any substantial in- I crease in Ihe level of (he armed : forces or slepup in the rale of armament would require additional funds. :;. Those decisions requiring .joint action with t'.S. allies. Such aclions would COUT increases in coiiu nliuiia! mi!ilar> '-(ivu r ,lli ii. ..\.\TO lui'ce.-, in Europe. a glass of beer is many things... To the Arkansas traveler of 1'Jj years ago, a ^hiss of beer at the Washington Tavern was a refreshing interlude in a journey thai may have, lasted for weeks.' The old Tavern, now restored and open lo ihc public,! dramatically reflects events of the last century. In itsi historic rooms famous Americans found hospitality and refreshment. .Sam Houston rested here on his lorn.; journey fronv Tcnnc^-ce to Texas. Ife is believed lo have made plans fur ihc Republic of Texas during his blay at ihe Tavern. j James Bowie, Davy Crockett and Albert Pike relaxed at the Tavern on their journeys into Jittle known paits of the 'West. j HKlory. \vas made at the Old Tavern and beer \vas a refreshing part of the .sicnc. Beer belonged dining the days of America's pionecis just as it belongs loday hi; modern America. UNIIfO SIAIfS BKtttfRS A^OClAliUN

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