The Lincoln Star from Lincoln, Nebraska on August 21, 1946 · Page 16
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

A Publisher Extra Newspaper

The Lincoln Star from Lincoln, Nebraska · Page 16

Publication:
Location:
Lincoln, Nebraska
Issue Date:
Wednesday, August 21, 1946
Page:
Page 16
Start Free Trial
Cancel

Redbird Pitching Wins Th© Scoreboard BASEBALL TODAY American league—Chicago (Smith and Papiah) at New York (Wight and Chandler) (2). St. Louie (Muncriei) at Bolton (For* rile). Detroit (Trucks) a1 Philadelphia (Marchildon). Cleveland (Reynolds) at Washington (Wynn) (night). National league — New York (Gee) at Cincinnati (Walters). Brooklyn (Melton) at Pittsburgh (Helntselman). Philadelphia (Mulcahy) at Chicago (Bailers), Boston (Johnson) at St. Louis (Dickson) (night). TUESDAY RESULTS American league— Chicago 9, New York 2 (night). Philadelphia 2. Detroit 0. Washington 5, Cleveland 4. Boston S-4, St. Louis 1-5. National league— New York 4. Cincinnati 3 (night). Pittsburgh IO. Brooklyn 0 (night). St. Louis 4, Boston I (night). Chicago 5 IO, Philadelphia 2 2. Fifty-Five Report NE . . . Rocket Schedule Fifty-five Northeast high footballers will report to Coach Bun Galloway Thursday morning for checking out equipment. The roster will include: Bob Allen, Richard Allen, Junior Amend Dtck Barteta, Bill Bowmaker, Bob Broo**, Bob Burhsm, Oene Burnett, Oene Ceder- dahi, Ed Childress, Jim Chism, Bob Chriswlsser, Btl! Cotton, Dick Darling, Brit* Davis. Don Dickinson, Al Drorda, Larry Emery. Bruce Evans. Bob Fitch, Earl Forst, Howard Greiner, Jack Hannah, Dick Harbaugh, Duane Hartley, Paul Hartman. Bob Norton, Tom Kidd. Coner Kline. Jim Liggett, Mark Martin, Steve Mehuron, Harold Mlntrmeyer, G<*ne Nelson, John Nie- derhau*. Doug Niles, Keneth Ohman, Wallace Peery, Dick Reed, Jim Runyan. BUI Ryan, Neat Schappaugh. Harry Spencer, Ronny Sterkel, Oerald Sundberg, Art Sutfm. Jack Thomas, Junior Thomas, Boyd Thompson, asyle Voller, Dick Whitaker, Harold Wolfe and Dick Young. A nine-game schedule, opened by the Bastings game here, Sept. 13, was also announced. The Rocket season will close Nov. 8 at Omaha Benson. The slate: Sept. It—Hastings, here: Sept 30 Beatrice. here: Sept 28, Creighton, there; Oct. 4, Palls City, here; Oct. ll. Lincoln, here; Oct. I*. Crete, there; Oct. 33. York here. Nov I, Fairbury, there; Nov. 8. Benson, there. GALY AS OORUTHS LOSE; SENATORS HAAR HORRY FELLER HRO STRAIGHT SETBACK By PAT ROBINSON. MSW YORK, Aug. 21—(INS) IN — The Cardinals’ pitchers seem to be coming to hand, as they say at the race tracks, and the faster they come, the dimmer grow the Dodgers’ hopes of winning the National league pennant. The Cardinal throwers have been turning in some remark- a b I y fine games lately and they have only to continue their top - flight pitch i n g through the next two weeks to put an awful crimp in the D o d g e r s’ chance*, Howie Pollet, ace left hander of the Cards, turned in a three- hitter to beat the Braves last night, 4 to I, for his 15th victory of the season. Ray Sanders’ homer spoiled Pollees shutout, but he was never in danger of losing. That victory lifted the Cards up within half a game of the Dodgers, who bowed to the Pirates, IO to 0. Cubs Win Two. The Cubs took a pair from the Phillies, 10-2 and 5-2, and blowie Pollen the Giants nosed out the Reds, 4-3, on Cooper * homer. In the other league, the Red Sox split a pair with the Browns, winning the first, 5-1, and losing the second, 5-4. Ellis Kinder, 32-year-old rookie, won his first major league game in the nightcap despite Ted Williams’ 33rd homer. Another rookie, young Bob Savage of the Athletics, tamed Hal Newhouser and the Tigers, ? to 0. Savage held the slugging Tigers to three hits. Ed Lopat, White Soil* southpaw, who learned how to pitch on the sidewalks of New York, scored an easy 9-2 victory over the Yanks. Randy Gumpert, who lad won eight straight, was the victim, but he could sue Joe Dimaggio for non-support. Joe started Gumpert on his way to defeat by msijudging a fly with the bases loaded and although Joe weighed in with a single and his 20th homer, his offense was not enough to offset his defensive miscue. Feller Defeated. Mickey Haefner outpitched Bob Feller as the Senators downed the Indians, 5-4. It was Bullet Bob’s third, straight defeat. He fanned seven to raise his strikeout total to 275. Before the game the’ army tested Bob’s speed on a machine which showed that his fast ball travels 145 feet a second or 98.6 miles an hour. Four First Spots Rode By Mailer! LINCOLN — (AP) — The Ne braska Legion golf champion is [ Roger doss, sr., of Wymore. He defeated John Weir of Kearney in a nine-hole playoff at the Lincoln Country club. The tournament was in conjunction with the state Legion convention here. Fair Races OMAHA—(AP)—Don Fleming, former Creighton university football star, is returning to his old job as head grid coach at Creighton Prep. He vacated the position in 1942 to enter the Marines. Maurice Pratt, prep wartime coach, will rejoin the Boys Town I coaching staff. Colonels Top Association I By th# Associated Press! The Louisville Colonels coasted I into a 2*4 game lead over Indian- I apolis in the American Association i pennant chase last night bv beating St. Paul 4-2 while the Indians were bowing to Minneapolis 1-0. Milwaukee squared its series with Toledo with two games apiece by belting the Mudhens j 10-1. Kansas City beal Colum- | bus 4-2 but lost the nightcap, 10-3. The standings: W L Pct W L Pct Louisville 78 53 .595 Milwaukee 82 67 .481 Indl’apolls 76 56 .576 Toledo 60 72 .455 St Paul 70 62 .530 Ka* City 58 73 .443 Min spoils 64 67 .489,Columbus 56 74 .431 Burke Wins Top Legion Ring Bout , . . I,OOO Attend RUNNING RACES DAILY E‘"p' $ 81,000 Sunday In PURSES OtClertrir Starting data rn Photo Finish Daily Post Time 3 P. M. ADMISSION /LAC Fed Tax Included WW LADIES' DAYS—Tues. & Fri. Ladies admitted on these 3C. der* (sr enly ................................. Kebr. Stale Fair TRACK Bes Service to Fair Ground* DAILY frem loth A O Hi. Starts st 1:3d PM. Jackie Burke, the stylist with a punch from Grand Rapids, Minn., had a glove in Larry Watson’s face most of Tuesday evening as he took a ten-round decision in the featured match of the American Legion boxing card at Memorial Stadium. Some 4,000 whooping spectators saw the fights which were sponsored by the Lincoln American Legion Post No. 3 drum and bugle corps. Willie Duncan, colored scrapper from Brooklyn, showed power in beating down Duke Anderson, Topeka, Kans., in a welterweight scrap. After taking a hard lacing in the second round, Anderson was unable to report for the third. The slowest match was the semi-final waltz between a pair of welterweights—Howard Blehyl, Madison, Minn., and Jess Jackson, Sioux City, la. Alex Fidler, Cedar Rapids, la., refereed the bouts. The complete card: First bout Clayton Johnson, 127, Sioux City, la., KO d Joe Martinez, 121 Va, Omaha, I 15 of third round. Second bout Willie Duncan, 145. Brooklyn, TKCd Duke Anderson. 137’a. Topeka Ka*,, second round. (Anderson failed to come out for the third round!. Special event; Mel Brown, 159, St Paul, Minn., decisioned Joe Hatfield, 161, Omaha, in six rounds. Semi-final; Jess James Jackson, 146 Sioux City, la., drew with Howard Bleyhl. 147>a, Madison. Minn , In six rounds. Main bout: Jackie Burke. 167*a. Grand Rapids, Minn,, decisioned Larry Watson. I 170, Omaha, in ten rounds. A longshot of the really distant variety, Little Andy, paid $41.40 for two dollars at the Nebraska State Fair races Tuesday in the featured seventh race, an $800 purse event. Claude Mailen, rider of the five-year old chestnut horse, rode past Valnor and The Puma to win in a close stretch duel. Mailen had three other winners during the day. Jockey Ralph Hensley had to be treated for face lacerations after being tossed by Hardcase in the first race. The featured race on the program today is the $1,000 American Legion Handicap. Tuesday results: FIRST RACE: Purse $600, allowance, two year old maidens, about five furlongs. Time :58 4-5. Silver Case (Hall! ...........$2.80 3.00 2 80 Waller Junior (Batts) .. 33.00 10.60 Nitro Fire (McCumber) .. 2 80 Also ran; Honest K, Gay B, Moranda. Gold Ray. SECOND RACE: Purse *600, claiming, three jeer old* and up, about five furlongs. Time :56 2-5. Come Ann (Harden) ----*8 60 5.00 3 20 I Heathen Are (Magnusson) 1120 S SO Kenny’ Girl (Mailen! .... 3 20 Also ran: Ellen O. Omar Burion, Kay Calender, Virtuoso, Bettie Wynn. Dally double, $9.60. THIRD RACE: Purse *600. claiming. three year olds and up. non-winners In *16. six and one-half furlongs. Time 1:24 2-5. Dona Loretta I Mailen >.. 19.00 9.40 5.80 Lucky Lela (Jordan* .... 5.40 4.00 Gay Muffly (Rettele) - 3 80 Also ran: Pioneer Days, Billy Vita, Alibi Ann, Thurston Lad. FOURTH RACE: Puns *600, claiming, three year olds and up, non-winners sines Aug. 12. six furlongs. Time 1:16 4-5. Waugh Scout (Barnett) ..*7.40 4.60 3 00 Cerro (Jordan) .................... 6.60 5.40 Grimaldi (Rettelei ........... 3.80 Also ran: Rocky Brush, Juntsx, Fog, Transwise, oJurnallst. FIFTH RACE: Purse *600. allowance, three *year olds and up, Nebraska bred which have not won *600 three times in ’46. six furlongs Time 1:16 2-5. Speedy Rcco (Magnusson *7.00 2.80 2.(61 March Bloom (Ionian) .. 3.(0 2.4(7 Mr. Flynn (McCumber) ,. 3.00 Also ran: Lakeview Ace, Bear Claws, Pharlwin. ( SIXTH RACE: Purse *600. claiming, three year olds and up, wmenrs of two *600 races since May 28, six furlong* Time Minrab (Mailen) ................23.00 9.80 3.60 Red Nance (Magnusson) 6.40 3.60 Shrew Roamer (Rettele) 2.80 Also ran; Elisabeth Vito, American Oma, Rejoinder, Midnight Sue. SEVENTH RACE: Purse *800. allowance) for three year olds and up, about seven! furlongs. Time 1:25 4-5. little Andy (Mailen) ....41.40 15.80 7 00 Valnor (Herden) .. 11.80 8 20 The Puma (Magnusson) .. 3.20 Also ran: Belle Mimi, Phantom Lady, Sally I. Zoit, Precise. EIGHTH RACE: Purse *600, allowance for three year olds and up, six and one- half furlongs. Time 1:23 2-5. Bob On (MailenI -----...,4.40 3 40 2 60 Queen Band (Rettelt) 600 3.80 Foot To Foot (Leeling). ... S SO Also ran: Black Tiny, Templar, Noble Knight. Eangerman. Fights Lust Night LOS ANGELES—Billy Smith. 168>», Los Angeles, outpointed Bobby Zander, 172. : Los Angeles, 12 rounds. FRESNO, Calif.—Sheik Rangel. 152. Fresi no, outpointed Dencio Cabanella, 149, San I Francisco. IO rounds. Smiith Mellow And Pour out a glass of clear, cool Hamm’s the next time you want delightful refreshment. Smooth and mellow, every golden drop! tot* •*ret*© to IL HH ». a Ute. I 1 '•‘r* Bo Moaning Eve Game . . . College All-Stars CHICAGO, Aug. 21—(AP)—All decked out in flashy uniforms Coach Bo McMillin’s “pore Iii’ boys”—the college all-stars to you —will trot on to soldier field tonight for a full dress rehearsal for the battle w'ith the Los Angeles Rams before an expected 95,000 Friday night. Bo and his aides—Jim Phelan of St. Mary’s, Wally Butts of Georgia, Jim Lookabough of Oklahoma Aggies, Tuss McLaughry of Dartmouth and Lynn Waldorf of Northwestern—will herd the group through a few plays of Bo’s “cockeyed T,“ w'hich carried his Indiana Hoosiers to the western conference title last year. Although the all-star array has more bulk, more stars, more age and more experience of any in the past, it takes more than that to make Bo—a professional moaner from way back—happy. “Our boys haven’t looked good at all,” fumes Bo, “We just hope they get fired up on the eve of the game like college boys some time do (at least 55 of them will be, playing for pay in the pro circuits this fall). Bob Waterfield. the Ram’s great passer, will be awarded the National league’s most valuable trophy at the game. But since he will be required to report to the dressing room between halves, his wife, movie actress Jane Russell, will accept the award. None of the 95.000 spectators is expected to object. -HOW THEY? CTI A /#> JrM NU AMERIC AN LEAGUE. I iii : I IM OI ’N SI CW—Al lei si 21. ISIG Fielding Yost Dies ...H ts HUSKER COMI I IV !«»«-.. w L Pct. GB 8336 .887 — 87 48 .578 14'» 87 49 .578 14*2 6450 .561 16' J 58 60 .492 2412 se 62 .475 21 V t 53 64 .453 29 50 65 .43531 36 81 .308 46 I I JC Mil ll. 70 44 .614 — 67 44 .611 Ii 61 52.540 Ilk 5555 .500 13 51 63 .447 19 SO 63 .442 19li 47 64.423 21 Vi 45 63 .417 22 GOING DOWN—In the American Legion boxing abow at Memorial Stadium Wednesday night. Willie Duncan. Brooklyn welterweight, it ■bown here pasting Duke Anderson's lace with a hard lei! »o knock down the Topeka, Kans., scrapper in the second round. He was saved by the bell, but was unable to report for the third round. iring L me Bv NOHREN AN HERSON SPORTS EDITOR. THE STAR T^EBRASKAN Johnny Hopp again near the top of the major 1 * league batting averages, had his best previous season under the big top in 1944 ... He hit .336 that year with the Cards . . . Dizzy Dean draws $20,000 a year for broadcasting baseball . . . Most of the stable crew at the State Fair race track say that race horses are selling at record heights these days . . . The nagi are even too expensive to eat anymore . . . Latest UN athlete to join the married ranks is Blaine “Oakey” Young, the track middle-distance trotter . . . Bob Fenimore, two-time Alj-America Oklahoma A & M back, has carried the ball three and one-fifth miles in his three seasons with the Aggies . . . With one season left, he w’ants to end up with mileage of four and a half . . . Reaves Peters, commissioner of Big Six officials, expects a big crowd for the Kansas City cage tourney, Dec. 12-14 ... All the Big Six schools will be there, along with Arkansas U. and Southern Methodist . . . That meet will mark Harry Good’s debut as Cornhusker coach . . . They say down in Oklahoma that Claude Reeds is the greatest Sooner back of all . . . You older Husker fans who saw Reeds pass Nebraska dizzy here in 1912 will agree . . . Lincolnite Joe Martin, ex-Midwest Golden Gloves middleweight champ, has high praise for Wes Mouzon, the 19-year old who knocked out Bob Montgomery the other eve. . . . Joe saw Mouzon fight back east and pronounces him “the tallest and toughest lightweight of them all.” . . . The youth stretches his lightweight chassis over six feet of rawhide . . . Speaking of height, the new UN chancellor, Dr. R. G. Gustavson, looks down on few . . . During the snapping of a recent picture with Berme Masterson, the photog noticed that the duo saw eye-to-eye at 6-foot, 2Vi inches . . . Roy Fish, VFW softballer, dislocated His shoulder in the Jacobs Service fracas Monday night. BOSTON NEW YORK DETROIT DETROIT WASHINGTON CLEVELAND CHICAGO ST. LOUIS PHILADELPHIA N ATION AI BROOKLYN ST. LOUIS CHICAGO BOSTON CINCINNATI NEW YORK PHILADELPHIA PITTSBURGH Kaars Whip Steel Club . . . District Tourney Singles by Bud Goeshel and Augie Kolb in the last inning gave Kaar Service a 9-8 victory over ! Lincoln Steel at Muny Tuesday night to mark the Steelers’ first defeat in the district tournament. Dr. Pepper dropped Havelock from the running with a 6-4 victory in another match. The box I scores: Havelock Town Team Dr. Pepper. AB H O A AB H Oh Dizzy Dean Sylvester, 2b 3 0 P OHL, 8b Nelson, rf B OHL, lf KUssen. cf Bounce, lb Pram. ss W OUI., C Shipps, p 4 I Fink, 3b 3 10 1 4 12 2 Held ch, rf 4 10 0 3 0 11 Debus. C 4 19 0 4 3 2 0 H. Fox, lb 2 17 0 3 13 0 NUS*, cf 3 0 10 2 0 4 0 J. Fox, 2b 3 0 2 1 3 2 13 Hoffman, ss 3 2 I I 3 0 10 Pappes, lf 3 110 1 0 0 0 McLaugh. p 3 0 0 2 PW'HOSE EARLY games that pit Big Six teams against Big Ten grid clubs are unfair in a sense . . . The Rig Ten ruling allows its gridmen to open practices Aug. 19 while Big Six loopers must stall around until Sept. I ... If you don’t think twelve days makes a big difference when you have only 28 days to prep for a tough opening opponent, contact Bernie Masterson ... In four short weeks, the Husker headmaster must mold a team of strangers into an opponent for power-laden Minnesota, Sept. 28 . . . He says he’ll just have to introduce his players to each other— then take up from there . . . Included in the Husker athletic equipment are 25 pairs of light low’-cut shoes for fast backs . . . But where are the fast backs? . . . UN game pants this fall will feature white satin fronts with lastex backs . . . Lest we forget, Miss Boda C. Harpster, 1629 R Street, won that $22.20 daily double at the track the other day ... Al Grubaugh, one-half of the Rising City football twins, was in town for the American Legion convention . . . Frank Ullstrom, well-known to older Lincoln baseball fans, is a new poo . . . It’s a baby boy and Frank says he looks more like a pitcher than an outfielder . , , Jack Hazen. Husker end in 1941-42, is being separated from the army at Fayetteville, N. C., and has notified UN that he will report for practice, Aug. 31 . . . Jack played service ball under Fred “Terrible” Thomsen, the old Husker end of 1920-22 and ex-Arkansas U. coach, during a war hitch in Japan . . . Thomsen says the 195-pound Husker was one of the top performers in the Pacific theater and .should certainly relieve the end shortage that has bothered Masterson . . . E. C. Quigley, Kansas U. athletic director, stopped in Lincoln the other day to find out how Walt Renter, the Memorial Stadium groundsman, keeps that soil so lush . . . Seems like rust spots have developed on the Kansas greensward . . . The 1898 grid season at the university was memorable because the Huskers defeated both Kansas and Missouri . . . Coach of that club was Fielding Ii. Yost, the famed old man of football who died Tuesday. Ferrier Leads PGA —SHOOTS SH FIRST ROCM I— PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 21— (AP)—Byron Nelson, defending national professional golf champion who prefers medal to match play, stakes his title today in a pair of 18-hole “sudden death” matches at the Portland golf club. Nelson, who automatically qualified, sat out yesterday’s second 18-hole qualifying round to catch up on his correspondence. On the eve of the match play, Nelson seemed more concerned with what might happen to him Thursday. “I’ll have to play either Herman Barron or Herman Keiser Thursday if I get through—and they’re plenty tough when you’ve only got 18 holes to maneuver in,” Nelson gloomed. The tournament medalist, big Jim Ferrier, erstwhile Australian now of San Francisco, was matched against Sam Schneider of Houston, Tex., in a lower bracket feature. Ferrier shattered p*r and P. G. A, records yesterday with a nine-under-par 29-34—63, which, with his previous day s 71 gave him a medal score of 134. The old mark was held jointly by Fred Morrison of San Francisco and Frank Moore, Overland, Mo., with 136. All the name players got through the qualifying round. They included E. J. “Dutch” Harrison of Little Rock, Ark., who carded a 65-71—136 for second place and Ben Hogan, who had a 68-69—137 for third place. Jimmy Hines. Chicago, who had a scorching 66 on his opening round, blew sky-high to 80 for a 146; and the joint “world champs”—Sammy Snead, British open titlist and Lloyd Mangrum, U. S. open king, both needed 147. But they qualified. Totals 28 7 18 I* Totals 28 7 21 7 Havelock ........................ 0 I 0 I 0 I 1—4 Dr. Pepper .........................»9 0 0 0 3 0 *—6 Runs—Nelson. B OUlispte 2. Bhipp*. Debus. H Pox 2, Nuss 2, Hoffman. Error* --Sylvester, Bourke, W. OUlispie. Runs batted in—P OUlispie, Klassen 2. Nucv, J. Fox, Hoffman 4 Home run—Hoffman. Two-base hit-B OUlispie 2, P. Oilllspie. Sacrifice—Sylvester, Stolen base—B Gil- ltspie 2. Double play—J. Fox to Hoffman to H Fox. Left on base- Havelock 8. Dr Pepper 8 Base on ball*—Off Shipps 4. McLaughlin 5. Struck out—By Shipps I. McLaughlin 8 . Hits—Off Shipps 7. McLaughlin 7. Winning pitcher—McLaughlin. Umpires—Keefer and Wileoxen. Lincoln Steel. Kaar Service. AB H O A1 AB H O A Becker ss 4 10 1 E Ooesch'l, cf 3 0 I 0 Donnelly, c I 0 IO 0 J. Lutz, lf 3 0 11 A. Gerl'ch, rf 3 0 0 0 Staorer. 2b 4 13 2 Barr, rf I 0 0 0 A. Miller, ss 3 3 4 0 A Bauer. 3b I 0 I 0 Kaufman, p 4 2 0 2 Hoke, 3b 10 10 Bud Goesl, lb 4 2 8 0 Holloway, cf 2 I 0 0 Bob Doe (Cl, lb 3 I 5 0 Hegel, lf 4 10 0 Kolb. 3b 4 2 0 1 -- - - - 0 I 0 Johnston, 2b 2 0 2 lKrelck, rf I Plambeck, lb 4 I 4 0 E Bauer p 2 I I ll K. Gerlach, p 2 0 0 0 Totals 27 5 19 31 Totals 30 ll 21 8 Lincoln Steel ...........................I I 5 0 I 0 8—8 Kaar Service ........................0 1 0 4 2 0 2—9 Runs—Donnelly, A. Bauer, Holloway. Hegel. Johnston 3 E Bauer, Lutz. Shorer, Miller 4, Kaufman 2, Bob Boesehel. Errors—Hegel. Shorer, Bob Goeschel, Runs batted In—Becker, Hebei 2. Plambeck, Kaufman, Bud Goeschel, Kolb 2. Home runs—E Bauer, Miller, Shorer Three- base hit—Kolb Two-base hit—Holloway, Miller, Bob Goeschel. Sacrifice—A. Bauer. Lutz. Stolen base—A Bauer, Holloway. Double play—Kolb to Shorer to Bob Goeschel. Left on base Lincoln Steel 5, Kaar Service 5. Base on balls—Off E Bauer I, off K Gerlach 4. off Kaufman 9. Struck out—By E. Bauer 4, by Gerlach 5, by Kaufman 4, Hits Off E Bauer. 6 in 3 1-3 innings; off K. Gerlach 5 In 3 2-3; off Kaufman, 5. Winning pitcher-Kaufman. Losing pitcher- K. Gerlach. Umpires— Wileoxen and Keefer. THE RESULTS. Class A. Cook's. 2; Red Shoeld, I. Hudson, 2; Goodyear, I. Junior Chamber. 9; Brainard, Neb., 8. Sandy's, 15; Urban League, 5. Class B. N. B. I., 9; Eagle Lodge, 5. Class C. Hayward Varsity, 5; Calvary School, 21. Trinity Methodist, 33; Pentzer Park, 3. Girls. Martin's, 30; Telephone Co., 3, DISTRICT TOURNAMENT. Main Diamond—7:45 Vets of Foreign Wars vs. Fords. 9 OO College view Community Church vs. Jacobs Service. CLASS A. Diamond—7:45, DuTeau vs. Bale­ ys. Roberts Dairy. Raymond (girls West way. 7:45, Hughes Bros. 9 OO. Blackbirds vs. game). CLASS B. 7:45, Hardys vs. St. Marys. 9 OO, Cheap- per Drug vs. Goehner, Neb. CLASS C. East Diamond— 7 *5, Trinity Methodist cs. Pentzer Park. 9 OO, Grace Lutheran vs. Lincoln School of Commerce. Bucks Vote Nay Union Third Time PITTSBURGH, Aug. 21—(AP) —Robert Murphy and his American Baseball Guide struck out for the third time as Pittsburgh Pirate Players formally rejected the guild in baseball's first collective bargaining election. Nineteen but of 31 eligible Pirates voted in the election conducted by the Penneslvania labor relations oard yesterday, but only three went to bat for Murphy, Major League Leaders NATIONAL LEAGUE. Batting - Musial, St. Louis, .369: Hopp, Boston, 365. Runs—Musial, St. Louis, 88 ; Stanky, Brooklyn, 74. Runs batted in—Slaughter, St. Louis, SI; Walker, Brooklyn, 87. Hits-Musial, St. Louis, 167; Walker. Brooklyn, 147. AMERICAN LEAGUE. Batting—Vernon, Washington. ,347; Williams, Boston, 340. Runs—Williams. Boston. 120; Pesky, Boston, 102. Runs batted in—wllUanfs. Boston, 108; Doerr and York. Boston, 89. Hits—Pesky, Boston, 164; Vernon. Washington, 184. KST 1 IIUTE 0 KY WESTIN WINE i UQUOt CO, OMAHA, HASTINGS A NN ARBOR. Mich , Aug. 21 — J (AP)—Fielding Harris Yost, 75-year-old University of Michigan athletic director emeritus, today joined in death the ranks of a generation that made football a big time enterprise in the midwest, j Victim an acute gall bladder J attack at his home here yesterday ; afternoon “the coach” died not I far from a college campus on which he wrought his own memorials and wrote his own testaments of victory. The elder statesman of Michigan football, Yost had been a semi-invalid for the past few years following his retirement in 1940 as athletic director, living quietly with his wife and retelling the exploits of the Wolverine teams he piloted to scores of triumphs. Ile came to Michigan In 1901 after turning out championship teams at Ohio Wesleyan, the Universities of Nebraska and Kansas and Leland Stanford university. Piling up 200 points to the opponents’ 78, Yost's 1898 Corn­ husker team won nine games and lost two. The team defeated Hastings. Iowa State. Tarkio, Mo.. William and Jewell, Missouri, Kansas. Colorado and the Denver Athletic Club while losing to Drake and the Kansas City medics. From 1901 to 1905 Yost turned B o s t o n-born, Harvard-educated father of the guild. The defeat was the third for Murphy since he launched his organizing campaign early in the season. On June 7, the Pirates cancelled a scheduled strike minutes before a game with the New York Giants. Later, the national labor relations board declined to accept jurisdiction over the guild. Murphy has refused to give up. j He filed charges of unfair labor practices yesterday against the Pittsburgh owners before the PLRB. Similar charges were tossed out by the National Labor Board. FIELDING H. YOST—Famed men of iootball at Michigan and ex University of Nebraska coach disd Tuesday a1 Ann Arbor, Mich., at 'he ago of 75. loose a series of point-a-minute elevens that rar up a record of 55 victories, one tie and one defeat. The defeat, incidentally, was ad ministered by Stagg’s 1905 Chicago team when a Michigan player was downed behind his ow 1 goal line for a 2-0 score. Yost, whose constant urge for speed and more speed earned him the nickname of “Hurry Up,” considered the 1925 Wolverine outfit the best ie ever tuned out. It was quarterbacked by All-American Benny Friedman and included the three-time All-America end Bennie Oosterbaan, the present Michigan backfield coach. Yost’s ability to ada t his style of play to the times made him a pioneer in football. His system was known as “a punt, a pass and a prayer,” with emphasis on a strong, rugged defense. It differed from the modern wide-open style of game, but it produced rich dividends in victory. Brings Every "Breeze Your Way! ♦ THE TROPICAL SUIT HAT “SHEATHES" FIESH All rn __ * Mb * w I f you want to know how really cool a summer suit can be— wear a Northcool Tropical. The hotter it gets the more you'll appreciate its lightweight comfort — its wrinkle resistant quality—and •toy - fresh stamina. You'll look better— feel better in a hand- J some Northcool Tropical. New shades and pattern*. All sizes. MAO* OF 25*=- RAYON FABRIC Only iOBTHCOdi Tropicals (jive You All These I'eatures: \/ Wrinkle resilient V 2 547 “Air-Weya” per Inch v Tailored like e regale# weight self y' Hermon/ trim threeghwvt V Two Inside (weest pockets v' Two extra matching buttons with each suit V Safety tab en back packet af troucers V CONMAN zippers CLARKS NO KTH WF, ST (ORNER mil and O Slm*l

What members have found on this page

Get access to Newspapers.com

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 18,900+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Publisher Extra Newspapers

  • Exclusive licensed content from premium publishers like the The Lincoln Star
  • Archives through last month
  • Continually updated

Try it free