luesclay, September 1, 1942 10 SPORTS DECATUR HERALD Dodgers Shade Bucs in 11th Error Brings 5-4 Win to Boost Lead Pittsburgh (AP) The Brooklyn Dodgers struggled to stop their pennant slide yesterday and finally after three hours of a tight but turbulent battle with the Pittsburgh Pirates, nosed out a 5-4 decision in 11 innings. This boosted Brooklyn's lead over the idle St. Louis Cardinals to 34 games. The encounter was a scoreless standoff between rookies Max Macon and Hank Gornicki for the first lour frames and it was Pittsburgh which drew first blood when Gornicki singled in the fifth and came home on a triple by the ordinarily weak-hitting Pete .Coscarart, a former Dodger. Dodgers Take Lead The Dodgers tied the score in the sixth, went ahead in the seventh, were tied through an error in the ninth and eventually won through an error. With one out in the 11th Arky Vaughan scratched a single off first baseman Elbie Fletcher's glove and was forced by Augie Galan. Joe Medwick singled and Galan dashed home when Fletcher threw wild to Gornicki, covering first, on a grounder to Dolph Camilli. The game was punctuated with arguments, starting with rough riding from the dugout by the Dodgers. In the sixth inning Vince Di Maggio almost had a fight with Manager Leo Durocher because he said he heard the Brooklyn manag er call to pitcher Macon to "pitch him tight." BROOKLYN - Walker, rf Vaughan. 3b Galan. cf Medwick. If Camilli. lb Herman, 2b Owen, c Reese, ss Macon, p Werber. p French, p Davis, p Totals PITTSBURGH Coscarart. ss Wasdell. rf Van Robays, If Flliott. 3b Fletcher, lb DiMaggio. cf Stewart. 2b Gustine. 2b Barrett, cf Lopez, c Phelps, c Gornicki, p Totays AB 5 5 6 5 4 4 5 3 2 0 2 0 H PO A E 41 5 AB R 9 33 16 1 H PO A E 5 0 1 2 fi 0 41 4 10 33 14 l Brooklyn Pittsburgh 000 001 300 015 000 010 201 004 Two base hits Galan, Medwick. Three base hit Coscarart. Bases on balls Gornicki 9. Macon 6. Strikeouts Gornicki 5: Macon 2. French 2. Davis 1. Hits Off Macon 8 in 7 1-3 innings: Webber 1 in 1-3: French 1 in 2 2-3: Davis 0 in l 2-3. Hit by pitcher By Macon Fletcher). Winning pitcher Davis. Leo Durocher Pays $25 Fine Pittsburgh (AP) Manager Leo Durocher had to give Umpire Ziggy Sears his personal check for S25 yesterday before he could come on the field to direct his Brooklyn Dodgers against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Durocher was fined that amount for a row with umpires at St. Louis last Tuesday night, but traveling secretary John McDonald forgot to send the money to National league president Ford Frick and yesterday the umpires insisted on payment. Cincy Routs Phils bv 8-1 Cincinnati (AP) Elmer Riddle won for the Cincinnati Reds over Philadelphia for the fourth time this? season last night 8-1. A home run by Rookie Eric Tipton put the Redlegs off to a two-run lead in the second frame. PHILADELPHIA- AB R H PO lUav. 3b Murtaugh. ss Navlor. cf I.itwhilcr, If Etten. lb Northey. rf Bragan. 2 b Warren, c Melton, p Nahem, p Waner. x Flitcraft. p Koy. xx Beck, p ii Totals 30 1 5 24 12 3 X Batted for Nahem in 7th. XX Batted for Flitcraft in 8th. CINCINNATI AB R H PO A E Frev. 2b 5 0 3 4 3 1 Marshall, rf 4 0 110 0 Haas. 3b 4 0 0 0 1 0 Kellcher.lf 4 1110 0 F. McCormick. lb 4 1 2 8 0 0 Tipton, cf 3 2 1 3 0 0 Lamanno, c 3 2 2 5 2 0 Lakeman. c 0 0 0 0 0 0 Phillips, ss 3 1 0 5 6 0 Kiddle, p 4 110 2 0 Totals - 34 8 11 27 14 1 Philadelphia Cincinnati 000 000 1001 020 005 01 x 8 Two base hits Warren. Frey 2. Lamanno 2. Home ruri Tipton. Bases on balls Melton 4. Riddle 8 Strikeouts Melton 1. Nahem- 1 Beck 1. Riddle 5. Hits Off Melton 7 in 51-3 innings: Nahem 1 in 2-3: Flitcraft 0 in 1: Beck 3 in 1. Losing pitcher Meltcn. Fans' fare By George Kreker Good Morning! Concern and worry the Dodgers feel in these important days of the National league pennant fight was clearly shown yesterday when Brooklyn purchased shopworn Buck New-som. Acquisition of Newsom. coming on the deadline for eligibility in the World Series, was a desperate effort to bolster the Dodger pitch ing staff with a '-eteran accustom ed to pressure conditions. Last spring there were rumors floating around the baseball camps that Brooklyn was interested in buying Newsom after Detroit sold him to Washington. These stories were branded false by Dodger of ficials and the deal fell through un til yesterday. Newsom may help the Dodgers at that. His record of 11 victories and 19 defeats with Washington this season isn't indicative of his ability. Lack of batting support has cost the talkative right hander many wins and you can bet your last lump of sugar that Newsom will be doing his best in a Dodger uniform with a slice of World Ser ies cash in the offing. -G- Yon can deal us out of this particular foursome. Sunday on Scovill's short No. 5 hole, a foursome of Bob Tapscott, Thad Nicholson, Carl Napier-ski and Gyp Bauman all carded birdie deuces. -- Highlight game of the Decatur semi-pro baseball season is offered next Sunday afternoon when Sta-ley's and the Decatur Grays tangle at Johns Hill, starting at 2:30 o'clock. The Grays have enjoyed steady success all season and the Staley team won its 14th game of the season by licking the Decatur Merchants Sunday. -o- Here and There: Swen Wallin. ' frmer Bradley pitcher, has been namea coacn at riooseveu junior high school in Peoria . . . F. L. Coventry, who has returned to Mattoon as chemist-engineer with the City Water Works, writes that he is available for officiating work irt football and basketball. A total of 28.121 fans watched 60 Decatur Commie home games at Fans Field this season. Of this total. 20.811 were adult paid ad missions. This is bv far the lowest attendance since the 1937 season wnich almost ended baseball in Decatur. First home game of the Chicago Bears is Oct. 11 against the Cardinals. Other October games in Chicago are Oct. 18, New York Giants; Oct. 25, Philadelphia Eagles . . . Purchase of Bill Mueller and Val Heim left Waterloo with two pitchers in its outfield the last few days of the I. I. I. league season. Off the Gridiron: Harry Sock-ler will coach all sports at Robinson high school this year. Efnie Zeller, who coached football last fall, is in the Navy and H. B. Os-born. 1941-42 basketball coach, remains at Robinson as a teacher. Frank Hunsaker, former Flora and Bridgeport coach, had accepted the job but he receives a Navy com mission this week. ' Add new coaches. Al Bostic will coarh football at Fairfield while Max Parsons remains as cage mentor . . . Leonard King replaces Carl Hanre at Charleston City high school. Junior Andres, left end. is the only regular back from last year's Flora football team . . . Okaw Valley conference teams will play six counting games. Arthur rejoins the loop, effective this football season. -o- Max Poscover, former Millikin basketball star back around 1920, was in Springfield last week on a visit to his old home town. Big Blue sport fans well remember this fellow who was one of the sharpest shots in Millikin cage history. , I Poscover now serves as principal 6 , of Dewey, W. Va., high school. He Olhas given up the coaching end but ldoes considerable officiating. l -o- 0 1 One Decatur sports observer, who 0, knows his football, insists that the 0j Chicago Bears could have named their own final score in last Friday's game against the College All-Stars. He says that it could have been 50-0 as we'll as the 21-0 official count, but that George Halas, a former player under Bob Zuptfke at Illinois, wouldn't embarrass his former coach. From reports we hear and read, the fog all but ruined the annual spectacle and it was a tough night for radio announcers. One Year Ago Today The Cardinals beat Cincinnati, 6-3, to hold first place in the National league by two percentage points over Brooklyn . . . Decatur's Commies dropped a 4- game to Madison with John Clay pitching for the Commies . . . Charlie Grant and Abe Espinosa, Decatur professionals, left for Chicago to play in the Tarn O'Shanter Open. Donald Breaks Jinx as Yanks Bounce Tigers New York (AP) The New York Yankees hammered out a dozen hits, including a pair of heme runs, to beat the Detroit Tigers 8-3 yesterday for Atley Donald, who previously never hi'd muzzled the Tigers in five years in the American league. Donald pitched two-hit shutout ball for eight innings, but was be labored for four hits and three runs in fce ninth inning before Fireman Johnny Murphy was summoned from the bull pen to perform the final out DETROIT Bloodworth. 2b Gehringer. xx Cramer, cf AB R H O A E 3 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 5 0 0 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 1 0 4 0 0 4 0 110 1 4 0 1 2 0 0 4 0 1 5 2 0 3 0 0 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1110 10 33 3 6 24 5 1 McCosky, If York, lb Radcliff. rf Ross, 3b Lipon. ss Parsons, c Trucks, p Henshaw, p Harris, x Manders, p Totals x Batted for Henshaw in 6th. xx Batted for Bloodworth in 9th. NEW YORK Rizzuto, ss Hassett, lb Selkirk, rf DiMaggio. cf Keller. If Gordon, 2b Dickey, c Priddy. 3b Donald, p Murphy, p Totals AB 5 5 4 4 3 3 4 4 4 0 36 8 12 27 12 1 Detroit New York 000 013 000 220 0033 OOx 8 Two-base hit Donald. Home runs Rizzuto, Gordon. Bases on balls Trucks 2. Donald 1. Manders 1. Strikeouts Donald 3. Trucks 1, Henshaw 1, Manders 2. Hits off Trucks 4 in 3 innings; Henshaw 5 in 2; Manders 3 in 3; Donald 6 in 8 2-3; Murphv 0 in 1-3; winning pitcher Donald. Losing pitcher Trucks. Ch'sox Capture Twin Bill, 3-1,5-0 " Philadelphia (AP) The Chicago White Sox. making their final appearance here this season, swept both ends of a double header with the Philadelphia Ath letics yesterday, 3-1 and 5-0. Hard-Luck Edgar Smith, charged with 19 losses this season, scored his fifth victory in the nightcap scattering nine hits. Johnny Hum phries allowed the Mackmen only five hits in the opener First Game CHICAGO Kolloway, lb Moses, rf Kennedy, If Appling, ss Lodigiani. 3b Mueller, cf Webb. 2b Tresh. c Humphries, p .Totals AB R H PO A E 5 1 1 10. 1 0 4 1 2 4 0 0 3 1 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 2 1 4 0 10 10 2 0 0 5 0 0 4 0 116 0 4 0 0 4 0 1 4 0 110 0 33 3 6 27 10 2 AB ft H PO A E 4 0 110 0 4 1110 0 3 0 1 13 1 0 4 0 110 0 4 0 114 0 4 0 0 4 1 0 4' 0 0 2 2 0 3 0 0 3 0 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 33 1 5 27 10 1 I PHILADELPHIA AB Miles, cf Valo. rf Siebert. lb Johnson. If Blair, 3b Wagner, c Suder, ss Knickerbocker, 2b Christopher, p R. Harris, p Totals Chicago Philadelphia 000 003 0003 000 001 0001 Two base hits Siebert, Humphries. Base on balls Christopher 3, R. Harris 1. Struck out Christopher 2. R. Harris 3. Humphries 3. Hits Off Christopher. 4 in 6 innings: R. Harris 2 in 3 innings. Hit by pitcher By Humphries 'Johnson); Christopher (Appling). Losing pitcher Christopher. Second Game Chicago Philadelphia 202 001 0005 000 000 0000 Smith and Dickey; L. Harris. Sav age and Swift. AWAITS AIR CORPS CALL fraf i3niff ma it "..,. Enos Slaughter, St. Louis Cardinal outfielder, is awaiting a call by the Army air corps. Slaughter enlisted Aug. 27 in MOVES AGAIN BUCK NEWSOM Dodgers Buy Buck Newsom Pittsburgh (AP) The Brooklyn Dodgers announc ed yesterday the purchase of pitch er Louis (Buck) Newsom from the Washington Senators. The purchase of the big right hander, who has had a colorful ca reer in the American ieague, came on the deadline for pl;,y eligibility insthe World Series and made him available to the Dodgers for the October classic as well as for the final month of the season which promises to be a dogfight with the St. Louis Cardinals. Newsom has been having an in and-out year for the Senators, win ning 11 and losing 17. One of his successes was a one-hitter agains his former teammates the Detroit Tigers, but in some of his defeats he has appeared futile. He has been in the major leagues 12 years and was Detroit's hero in the 1940 World Series, winning his first two starts against the Cincin nati Reds. That year he won 21 games, but last season led the American league in losses with 20 The amount of money paid for Newsom was not disclosed, but it probably was in excess of the waiver price of $7,500 and in addi tion Brooklyn sent to Washington a left handed pitcher. Jack Kraus. who has been at the Dodgers' Montreal farm. Newsom, 34 years old. started his major league career with Brooklyn in 1929. Seeded Stars Take Matches - New York (AP) Lieut. Gardnar Mulloy of Jack sonville, Fla.. and William Talbert of Cincinnati, led the unbroken ranks of the seeded players into thei quarter-final round of the National tennis champions yesterday. Mulloy, the third seeded domestic star, was given a genuine scare by Tom Brown, Jr., a San Francisco youngster. 6-0. 6-3, 4-6, 5-7, 6-1. It probably was the best match yet played in the tournament. Talbert. seeded fourth,, defeated V;ncent Paul, New York, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4. Senators Buy Moore Montreal (AP) Following rapidly on the Brooklyn Dodgers' deal for Pitcher Louis (Bobo) Newsom of the Washington Senators, the Montreal Royals, a Dodges farm, announced last night they had sold Outfielder Gene Moore, former major leaguer, to the Senators. Home Runs Williams. Red Sox Ott. Giants Keller. Yankees Mize. Giants Laabs. Browns 27 25 24 23 23 lis? 'v 1 St. Louis and likely will finish the season before going in the service. (AP WIREPHOTO) Giants Topple Cubs, 7-6, for 6th Straight Chicago (AP) The New York Giants ran their current winning streak to six games yesterday by beating the Chicago Cubs 7-6, but it took a two-run pinch single by Buster May-nard in the seventh inning to turn the trick after Harry Feldman blew a five-run lead given him in the first inning. Mel Ott's men ganged up on Big Bill Lee in their first turn at bat, making five hits before Jake Mooty came to the rescue NEW YORK AB R FlPO A E Werber. 3b 4 1 r 1 2 0 Witek.2b 4 1 2vt"V0 Ott.rf .411000 Mize. lb 5 1 1 11 2 0 Young, cf 4 0 0 1 0 1 Marshall, cf ' 0 0 0 1 0 0 Barna. If 5 1 4 3 0 0 Danning. c 5 2 1 3 0 0 Jurges, ss 4 0 1 4 5 0 Feldman, p 2 0 112 0 Lohrman. p 1 0 0 0 0 0 Maynard, x 10 10 0 0 Adams, p 0 0 0 0 1 0 Totals 39 7 13 27 15 1 X Batted for Lohrman in 7th. CHICAGO AB R H PO A E Hack, 3b 4 0 1 3 2 -1 Cavarretta. lb 5 1 2 12 0 0 Nicholson, rf 4 0 0 6 0 0 Novikof. If - 4 2 2 0 0 0 Dallessandro. cf 4 1110 0 McCullough, c 4 1 3 2 0 0 Merullo. ss 4 1 2 2 3 0 Sturgeon, 2b 3 0 0 1 5 0 Lee. p 0 0 0 0 1 0 Mooty, p 2 0 0 0 2 0 Olsen. p 0 0 0 0 0 0 Fleming, p 0 0 0 0 0 0 Gilbert, z 1 0 0 0 0 0 Bithorn.p 0 0 0 0 0 0 Totals " 35 6 11 27 13 1 Batted for Fleming in 8th. New York Chicago 500 000 2007 000 330 0006 Two base hits Werber, MUe. Mc-Cullough, Merullo. Witck, Novi-koff. Three base hit Barna. Bases on balls Feldman 5; Lohrman 1; Lee 2: Mooty 3. Struck out Feld man 2: Adams 1: Mooty 2. Hits Off feldman 6 m 4 2-3 innings; Lohrman 3 in 1 1-3; Adams 2 in 3; Lee 5 in 2-3: Mooty 4 in 5: Ol'sen 3 in 1 1-3: Fleming 1 in 1: Bithorn 0 in 1. Winning pitcher Lohrman. Losing pitcher Olscn. College and Pro Stars af Great Lakes Great' Lakes (AP) The press was given a preview yesterday of the GreatLakes foot ball team, disclosing a formidable array of former collegiate and pro fessional talent which Lieut. Paul D. (Tony) Hinkle today will be gin to mold into shape for a stiff 12 game schedule. At this Naval training station, now the largest 9f its kind in the world, a great tradition was born during the first World war when men like George Halas, Paddy Driscoll, Jimmy Conzelman, Charley Bachman, Hugh Blacklock and the late Sam Willaman won fame on the 1918 Sailor eleven that went unbeaten in nine games. Current Stars Today the potential stars were Bruce Smith of Minnesota's Big Ten championship teams of 1940 and 1941, his halfback running mate. Bob Sweiger. and Gopher Lineman Urban Odson; Jim Dan-iell of Ohio State; Jim Barber, the former University of San Francisco star tackle who captained the Washington Redskins of the National Football league in 1939. 1940. and 1941; Carl Mulleneaux. late of the Green Bay Packers; Bill Crawford of Texas Christian's Orange Bowl eleven last year: Pete Kmeto-vic of Stanford, and Rudy Mucha. former LTniversity of Washington powerhouse. With these fine gridiron specimens and some 35 other former collegians present by special invitation. Coach Hinkle and his staff beamed happily as they conducted a limbering up action for news cameras. Today, however, it's down to business which will follow the strict Navy tradition of permitting such activity only after regular sailor-training lessons have been done. Hinkle. former Butler university coach and athletic director is assisted by Lieut. Benny Friedman, former Michigan passing star and later coach at City College of New York: Lieut Mickey Cochrane, thf baseball coach and a former half-, back at Boston university: Ensigns Bob Voigts and Wally Cruice. both former Northwestern gridders. and Chief Specialist Tony Holm, who played a great game at fullback for Alabama in 1927, 1928. and 1929. Lyman Named Line Coach at Creighton Omaha (AP) Appointment of Roy "Link" Lyman as Creighton university line coach was announced last night by the Rev. David A. Shyne, S. J., athletic director. Lyman, former University of Nebraska star tackle who also was a standout lineman for the Chicago Bears, went from line coach at the University1 of Nebraska last winter into the insurance business. Lyman will continue his insurance work.- 8 glolrON8 $1,10 CLARK'S SUPER-GAS Higher OeUm Bttr flritrannet DECATUR CEKKO GOKDO and MAIN TWO SPORT PERSONALITIES AT RANDOLPH FIELD ." - - ; imferfatf W i MfA it- Tirr Two sluggers get together to talk over airplanes and sports events. One year ago, Buddy .Lewis (left) was playing with Red Sox Down Brownies, 8-6 Boston (AP) Tex Hughson won his 18th game yesterday as the Boston Red Sox defeated the St. Louis Browns 8-6. but he was driven from the mound in the BTowns' five-run ninth. The Browns' rally was highlighted by Chet Laabs' homer, with two men on the St. Louis left fielder's 23d of the season. ST. LOUIS Gutter'dge, 2 Clift. 3b Laabs. If Judnich. cf Stephens, ss Berardino. lb Chartak, rf Fcrrell. c Muricrief. p Hollingsworth, p Criscola. x Ostermueller. p McQuillen, xx AB R 5 1 A E 2 0 5 5 4 5 4 4 3 2 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 6 0 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 Totals 39 6 10 24 9 1 x Batted for Hollingsworth in 9th. xx Batted for Ostermueller in 9th. BOSTON AB R H O A E DiMaggio, cf 5 0 110 0 Pesky, ss 5 2 2 1 3. 1 Williams. If 4 1 2 4 0 0 Lupien, lb 4 0 0 10 0 0 Finney, rf 4 1 1 3 2 0 0 Doerr, 2b 4 115 5 0 Tabor. 3b 4 2 2 1 4 1 Peacock, c 4 0 2 3 0 0 Hughson. p 3 110 0 1 Brown, p 0 0 0 0 0 0 Totals 37 8 14 27 12 3 St. Louis 000 (100 105 fi Rocton 101 005 lOx S Two base hits Laabs. Stephens. MacQuillen. Pesky. Williams. Home runr l aabs. Tabor. Bases on balls Hollingsworth 1. Hughson 2. Strikeouts Muncrief I. Hollingsworth 1. Huohson 2. Hits off Mun-crief 0 in 5 innings (none out in 6th); Hollingsworth 3 in 1: Ostermueller 1 in 2: Hu?hsrn 10 in 8 2-3: Brown 0 in 1-3. Winning ntcher Hughson. Losing pitcher Muncrief. Duquoin Fair Draws Hambletonian Winner Duquoin (AP) The Ambassador, winner of the MamDietonian. and Adios. winner of the Fox stake at Saratoga Springs. N. Y.. will be among more than 100 harness horses competing at the 20th annual Duquoin State Fair that 4fgins Sept. 7. The Ambassador, among 40 other Grand Circuit horses shipped to Duquoin at the close of the Wisconsin State Fair, will compete for the $5,500 purse in the Greyhound two-year-old trot and the $4,500 purse in the Little Pat two-year-old pace. Among the race drivers will be Ben White, Lexington. Ky.. three times winner of the Hambletonian. Salto Surprises in New York Handicao New York (AP) Robert J. Kleberg's Salto won the Bay Shore handicap at Aqueduct yesterday as the favored Doublrab. from Mrs. Tilyou Christophers stable, ran second. Salto outfinished the so-called "Spring champion of the year." in a blazing stretch duel to hit the wire half a leneth in front in the fast time of 1:23 1-5 for the seven furlongs. Piloted by Willie Mrhr-tens. Salto carried 103 pounds, compared to Doublrab's 132. Scotland Light just beat out Boysy for the show spot. The winner returned $32.20 for each $2 win ticket. SORRY, WE HAVE NO STOKERS TO SELL AT PRESENT We Do Have PAR FUEL and WINCO STOKER COAL KENTUCKY BLOCK. BRAZIL BLOCK. HAWTHORN LUMP Do Not Wait Longer to fill Vour Coal Bin! CALL t'S FOR STOKER SERVICE MACON COUNTY COAL COMPANY Phone 4444 the Washington Senators while Lieut. James Christy (right) was a leading featherweight contender. Now Lieut. Christy Standings . National League W L Pet. Brooklvn 88 40 .688 St. Louis 85 44 .659 New York 71 58 J550 Cincinnati 64 64 .500 Pittsburgh 58 67 .464 Chicago 60 73 .451 Boston 51 79 .392 Philadelphia 36 88 .290 American League W L Pet. New York 86 44 .662 Boston 79 53 .599 St. Louis 68 61 .527 Cleveland 67 63 .515 Detroit 64 67 .489 Chicago 57 68 .456 Washington 50 75 .400 Philadelphia 49 88 .358 Yesterday's Results National League Brooklyn 5, Pittsburgh 4 (11 innings). New York 7. Chicago 6. Cincinnati 8. Philadelphia 1. Only games scheduled. American League New York 8. Detroit 3. Boston 8. St. Louis 6. Chicago 3-5, Philadelphia 1-0. Only games scheduled. American Association Toledo 1. Indianapolis 0. Louisville 2. Columbus 1. Today's Games I. L I. Playoff Springfield at Madison. Evansville at Gedar Rapids. National League Brooklyn at Pittsburgh Hig-be 13-9) vs. Klinger (8-10). New York at Chicago Mc-Gee (5-3i vs. Passeau 17-10). Boston at St. Louis (night) Javery 12-13) vs. Dickson (5-2) or Gumbert 8-5l. Philadelphia at Cincinnati Beck (0-1) vs. Derringer (7-10) American League Cleveland at Washington Dean 8-8) and Carrasquel 16-5). Only game scheduled. Passes Help Eagles Down All-Stars, 16-8 Philadelphia (AP) A nifty forward passer. Tommy Thompson, and an equally nifty receiver. Bob Priestley, teamed last night to give the Philadelphia Eagles a 16-8 victory over the College All-Stars before an estimated crowd of 75,000 at Municipal Stadium. This. I s Nice Work If You Do It Often Camden, N. J. (AP) Two long shots raced home in the first two races at Garden Stat park yesterday to pay a record daily double price of $2,456.60 for a $2 ticket. W. A. Connolly's Favorite Trap, -which never had been in money in six previous starts, won the first race to pay $166.70 fcr a $2 win ticket. Mrs. E. Haughton's Leo's Brandy, a $35.80 for $2 long shot, won the second race. Ten tickets were sold on the winning combination. A FAIR PRICE For Good Artistic WALL PAPERS We Have Paperhangers. MYER & SON Distributor of FOY PAINTS is teaching Cadet Lewis how to play at Randolph Field. Texas. (AP PHOTO) Cullenbine Is , Sold to Yanks New York (AP) The New York Yankees, short en outfield talent, yesterday purchased Roy Cullenbine from the Washington Senators. No sale figure was given out but it is believed it wat over the waiver price. Cullenbine, one of baseball's best golfers, also is a former Detroit player, but was given his free agency by Commissioner Kencsaw M. Landis in 1939 when Landis cut the Tigers' bonds on some 90 players for mishandling of contracts. Afterward Cullenbine was paid $25,000 for signing with the Dodgers, was traded to the St. Louis Browns in 1940 and then in the middle of the present season to the Senators. He batted .317 and knocked in 98 runs for the Browns last year, but his average this season has stayed close to .250. He is a switch-hitter, batting either right or lefthanded. The Yankees needed him because Tom Henrich, the expert right-fielder, enlisted in th Coast Guard, He left the club after Sundays game, reducing New York's out-tield corps to Joe DiMaggio, Charley Keller, the veteran George ifwink) Selkirk and George Stam-oack. The latter two have been ailing most of the season. Softball Business Men Lions 100 011 11 3 4 Jr. A. of C. 212 000 x 5 7 4 Campbell and Dewitt; Munsie and Morganthaler. Schudel's Y. M. C. A. 000 00 0 2 1 242 3x 11 14 2 Smith and Seldat; Gould and Schcleski, Trent. Sears-Roebuck Kiwanis 302 000 27 9 5 012 O00 03 4 5 Waller and Ater; Richardson and Sanks. ' Working in CHAMPAIGN? TRAVEL THERE BY Black Hawk Bus! 4 Convenient schedules meet working hours. Dependable, economical service. FOR INFORMATION CALL Union Bus Terminal GOOD VISION For tin Youth of Our XV Nation! We pride ourselves on giving our children the Desi oi tvt,J thing, yet often n'f78" important check-up of wa eyesight! 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