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10 · Neii'nwMt Arfcamat T1MK, rVidoy, May 17. 1974 »«VSTTIVI1.L«. Fishing Report Hickory Creek Boat Dock reports a catch of 10 blacks to 2Vi pounds, by Glen Safley on single spin. Bill Slafcr. Lowell, caught seven blacks to 2V4 pounds on a hellbender. Safley and his brother got Iwo limits of blacks. Charles Macintosh of Springdale caught a seven pound, two ounce black on Super R. A 2414- pound flat-head was hooked by Dean Nolan. A forty-five pound flathead was caught on a trot line by Bob Paine from Springdale, on goldfish. War Eagle Boat Dock reports Richard Allen and Charles Fast had eight blacks on single spin; two weighed four pounds. Tom H a r r i m a n had a four- pound black on a single spin. Joe Roddy and Ted Myers had l i m i t s of Crappie Saturday and Sunday. M a n y good crappie catches came in over the weekend. As of noon Wednesday, the w a t e r temperature was G8 degrees. Visibility is about 114 feel. J. and J. Sport Shop reports t h a t Bill Cook and Mike Shaw had a limit of blacks to 2\'i pounds. They had many whiter to three pounds in trie Clifty area. One man reported that he and a partner caught 12 bass between 8 and 12 p.m. using chartreuse spinner baits with a pork frog. Largest bass was 814 pounds. This man had taken o f f from work to go fishing and did not want his naine in the paper. A good many crappie reports are coming in. but few have the limit. Most are using minnows. The While River Bait Shop reports Chester Gayer of Gosben had four drum to eight pounds and two catfish, largest four pounds. The river was muddy en Wednesday. A fe'.. white bass are still being brought in on jigs and crawfish The Springdale Sport Shop r e p o r t e d Fred Whisenhunt caught six blacks to 4K pounds. Murray Ix;wis. Bob Carnes and their wives took sixtv crappie Sunday- G a r l a n d Vilfines took seven blacks to three pounds. The crappie came on jigs. Fred caught his bass on worms and Villines caught his on single spins. Mike Maxwell reports that he and Andy Lewis caught several blacks and whites near War fcagle Mill. Most were caught on chartreuse hellbenders and plastic worms. They found th.. water temporarily high enough for a bass boat to n a v i g a t e the river. But those trying to run a large boat up either War Kagle or the White River must expect d a m a g e to propellers and possl ble scratches on their hulls. While power is needed to fight the strong currents, speed is dangerous in the upper reaches of the lake. The high water continually washes logs and other debris downstream. According to Floy Scroggins, the wind has made things had this week. Fishing is a little bit slower than it was last year. Floy feels that the fuel crisis has cut down on the number of people from oilier states who are fishing Beaver. Fishing is f a i r to good on al species, says Floy. The crappie have spawned; females will be a little deeper now. They are riot in bunches as they were a week ago. Horseshoe Bent reports a lot of bass to 31i pounds on Rebels, Big 0 ant single spins. Guy lllian of Eureka Springs reporteel two blacks, four anc 4'/4 on Big 0. He brought these in to Starkey. L a r r y Evans had seven spotted bass to three pounds on a Rooster Tail. Slarkey reported a lot ol blacks taken on Big O's ant rebels. Rapalas were working last week, Floy said that the smaller blacks were coming in with some to five pounds. L J. Stouder from Burlington Kans.. had a five pounder on a Rebel and several Kcntuckies on a broken back Revel. A. K. Bundy from Browns ville. Tex., bad 10 whites to four pounds. F r a n k Westmoreland from Little Rock got .1 nine pound flathead on a minnow out of Starkey. Floy Scroggins said that many people who launch their boats from public areas fail to report their catches. She suggests that fishermen report all good catches to their favorite sportshpp or dock. The fishing report is not going to pinpoint your spot for the competition. Floy reports a !2'/2 pound striper taken on a small craw dad. Cbesler Gayer took the fish on a trotline. Unforlunalely for the trolliners, such catches are not good for records. Billy Welu Dies IIOUSTON -- Billy Wclu, nationally known professional howler, died at his home .apparently of a heart attack, at the age of 41. Milwaukee 3ctroit Baltimore Cleveland \'DW York Boston Ihicago Oakland (ansas C. California Texas Minnesota Foy To McNeese L A K E CHARLES. La. -- E.W. Foy, who built Smith eastern Louisiana Universitj into a national College Division h a K k e t b a 1 1 contender, was named head basketball coach at McNeese Stale University. O'Connor Resigns HANOVER. N.H. - Tom O'Connor, head baskelbal coach at Dartmouth College, resigned to accept (he heac coaching duties at Lovola College of Baltimore- Sylvan Hills Prevails Over Mountain Home In Tourney PINE BLUFF. Ark. (AP) -North Little Rock Sylvan Hills took a 6-2 v'ctory over Monn tain Home, behind Joey Hold en's two-run homer, in 'the Ar kansas High School Baseball Tournament here Thursdav night. M i k e Shimpock scored Hie w i n n i n g run in the eighth inning as Texarkana defeated Gosnell 3-2. In other action Thursday. Greenwood defeated Palestine 5-4. Little Rock Catholic downed Highland G-5 and Cam den Fairview beat Greenwoot 4-1. M'ke Toalson was the win ning pitcher for Sylvan Hills Mountain Home scored its run? on three base hits by Dec Tea gue. Ronny Guyton" and Nor man Morton in the f i f t h innin? Gosnell took a 2-0 lead in the second inning on a two-run homer by Keith Torgeson. Texarkana came back with single runs in the third and fourth in REPLACE YOUR OLD OVEN COOKTOP HOOD P-7 Automatic Self-Cleani Syilem in Upper Oven Two FulF Siza Oven* fl«movatla Ov«n Door in Lowe; Own AutomiTfc Oven Tim*r Times' Both Ov«/i« Dunaways Inc. 11 E. Mountain ning to lie the game. The score remained tied u n t i l the cightl inning when Gaylon Wyalt sin gled to bring Shimpock home. Palestine rallied in the sec ond inning with three runs to take the lead. Greenwood retal iated with two runs or; four con seculive hits. The Cathol'c Highland garni was tied 5-5 al the end of regu lation play. Catholic won th( game in the ninth inning whci Highland pitcher Phillip On- hit Mike Burney on the wrist to force home the w i n n i n g run. In the Camden Fairviev game. Greenwood scored on., run in the first i n n i n g to lake the lead. But Fairview erupted for three r u n s on six hits in the second inning to take a 3-1 Icac and added an insurance run in the third. Sylvan Hills plays Texarkana at 6 p.m. and Camden Fairview plays Catholic High at 8 p.m. in the semifinals. Professional Baseball American Le East W J. Pel. OR 15 14 .517 -10 15 .SIC -IB 15 .515 -17 15 .515 -18 19 AW 1 15 18 .'171 1 Wcsl 16 H .533 -18 1C .529 -17 17 .501) 1 718 .486 1 17 13 .48fi 1V4 13 16 .443 214 Thursday's Games Kansas Cits' 5. Texas 3 Chicago 4, Oakland 3, 7 in nings, called rain Friday's Games Texas (Rihby 5-5) at Kansas City {Fitzmorris 3-1) N T California ( T a n a n a 3-4) at Minnesota {Alhury 1-1), N Oakland (Blue 24) at Chicago ( K a t 4 2 ) , N New York (Mcdich 52) at Milwaukee (Wright 4 4 ) , N Detroit (LaGrow 2-3) Cleveland (Peterson 2-1). N Boston (Lee 4-3) at Baltimore (Cuellar 2-0) N National League Kit si Montreal 14 12 .538 -- Philaphia 18 16 .529 St. Louis 17 16 .516 New York 15 19 -441 3 Chicago 13 17 .433 3 Pittsburgh 11 20 .355 5!4 Wcsl I.os Angeles 27 9 .750 -San Fdan 20 17 .511 714 Cincinnati 17 15 .531 Houston 20 19 .513 814 Atlanta 18 19 .480 !)Vi San Diego 14 25 .359 1414 Thursday's Resulls New York 6. St. Louis 4 Pittsburgh 5. Chicago 2 A t l a n t a 11. San Diego 1 Philadelphia G, Montreal 3 Friday's Games Philadelphia (Schucler 1 3 ) a Pittsburgh (Moose 1-4), N Chicago (S. Stone 1-0) at St Louis (Foster 1-3), N Montreal (Moore 0-0) at New York (Seaver 1-4), N Cincinnati (Norman 2-3) Houston (Roberts 5-4), N Atlanta (Harrison 3-5) at Los Angeles (Downing 1-2). N San Diego (Jones 2-6) at San Francisco ( B r y a n t 0-2). N League Leaders NATIONAL LEAGUE BATTING (75 at bnts)- R.Smilh, vStL, .383 and Garr All. .362. R U N S -- W y n n , LA. 32. Bonds, SF. 31. RUN'S BATTED IN--Wynn LA, 35. and Cedeno. Htn. 32. HITS--Garr, All, 59, and R'.Smilh. SIL, 51. DOUBLES--Rose. Cin. 12 and Concepcion, Cin, 12. TRIPLES--A.Oliver. Pgii. 4 and Garr. At! ,4. HOME RUNS--Wynn, LA. 12 and Aaron, All, 8. STOLEN BASES--Brock, SIL 23. and Cedeno, Htn, 21. PITCHING (1 Decisions)-- Messrsmth. LA. 4-0. 1.000, and Rogers. Men, 6-1. STRIKEOUTS -- Snaver, NY 60, and Koosman. N'Y. s-l. AMERICAN' L E A G U E BATTING (75 al bats)-C a r e w , 7\Iin, .31)7 am H.Jack.son. Oak, .385. RUNS--Campancris. Oak, 25 and Mayberry. KC, 2-!. R U N S BATTED IN-Bur roughs. Tex, 33, and R.Jackson Oak. 30. HITS--Carcvv, J l i n , 48, am A.Johnson. Tex. 40. DOUBLES -Rndi. Oak, 13 and Burroughs, Tc.v. 11. TRIPLES--R.While, NY, and Garcia, Mil, 3. H 0 M E RUNS-G.Nettles NY, 11, and R.Jackson, Oak 11. STOLEN BASES--Patek, KC 13, and North, Oak. 12. PITCHING (4 Decisions)-- Colcman, Del, 6-1. .857, am G.Pcrry. Clc. 5-1, .833. STRIKEOUTS N'.Ryan. Ca 73. and Bushy. KC, 53. DON BUDGE "Grand Slam Winner" In PGA'S Colonial Event Hale Irwin Blisters Course FORT WORTH. Tex. (AP) -Every time I turned around lale was m a k i n g the flugstick quiver." said Hubert Green, l i n k i n g his head in disbelief. "1 think it was one of the f i n 'St rounds of golf I've ever een played." added Tom Weis- \oph in abashed a d m i r a t i o n . 'Had he pulled exceptionally veil, I think he could have shot 30." Such were the comments Thursday after Hale I r w i n scorched the windswept Colonial Country Club course with a "ive-under-par 65 and sei/.ed ;i -hree-stroke lead in the first -ound of the $250,000 Colonial National Open. Battling gusty winds and an o u t s t a n d i n g field, Irwin bagged -hree birdies on the f i n a l four :ioLcs and swept away from a cluster of challengers with a stunning 32-315--55 on the 35-35-70 Trinity River layout. "There was not very much I did poorly," admitted Irwin, a non-winner this year but 10th on the money winning list with more than $75.000. "I hit an abundance of gooti shots," he continued, "but 3 missed a lot of makeable putts." Then flashing a big g r i n , he confessed t h a t , "I'm extrcmelj happy with the way I played Rolling in birdie p u t t s of three, one, 35, 10, three and 25 feet. Irwin, who has the habit of playing t o u g h courses extremely well, struck a resound ing blow in his bid to capture the first designated tournament title in the history of pro golf. A bunker on the par - three. [ourih hole cost him his only bogey. Three strokes back with 68s vere Betty C a s p e r , Charles *oody, Bobby Nichols, Hubert Green, Larry Hinson and Bert Vancey, the latter with a sensational e a g l e on the par-four, They had a stroke advantage over another group at 69 t h a t .ncluded Orville Moody, Phil [lodgers, Butch Baird, Julius Moros, Bob Stanton and Frank Beard. W e i s k o p r, the defending champion w h o matched p a r and said that, "71) is not a bad score and we have a long way to go," was tied al that figure with Rod Curl. Larry Ziegler, Chuck Courtney, nave Stockton and Ben Crenshaw. Jack Nicklaus. one of the to compete here under the new, controversial setup, carded a 71 and said t h a t , "if I hadn'l made some good putts, 1 would have vaulted into the 85's." into the 80's." At that, he fared better than many of the other suerstars. Arnold Palmer and Gary Player had 74s, Lee Trevino posted a 72 and the current tour king pin, five - time winner Johnny Miller, limped in with a 78. "There's going to he some high scores out there this week," Trevino predicted. "It's going to be hard to make a lol of birdies in that wind." Ilinson was even more em phatic: "The g u y t h a t wins r irst prize this week is going to earn it all," he said. "I don't know what's blowing in here but it's got to be something." F.xcept for his one bogey, Ir 'in played flawlessly from tee o green, rifling magnificent ron shots n i n e times within 15 eet of the cup and lipping out everal birdie attempts. Weiskopf later revised his '60" figure, but said if Irwin ad pulled spectacularly he ould have whipped the '7,142- yard course in a record 62 on a day that "was about as tough as I ever played." So sharp was Irwin, Weiskopf conceded, that "he even looked ;ood teeing his ball up out here." Here art the top first round scores Thursday in the {250.000 Colonial National Open Golf Tournament on the 7.142-yard Base Steaters Trouble Bench. CINCINNATI (AP) -- The once-feared golden arm of Cincinnati catcher J o h n n y Bench is being tarnished "but there's nothing T can do about it," says baseball's premier receiver. While Reds opponents are suddenly swiping bases at an unprecedented pace, Bench bristles at the mention his defensive skills have eroded. The bazooka-like arm that once kept would-be base thieves at bay has been neutralized. How? "For one thing, everybody's loading up with speed now. And T don't think we emphasize pickoff plays t h a i much. The balk rule hasn't had Einytlnn; to do with it." said Bench as the Reds prepared to depart on a 10-gamc road trip west today. "I've really noticed it in the last three years. It used to he the Dodgers had two or three guys who would try to steal, Now they send everybody. It's adding a new dimension to the game. With the season little over a m o n t h old, opposing teams have successfully s t o l e n 18 bases in 2(3 attempts against the Reds. That's almost half the total allowed last year when Cincinnati managed to mow down only 30 of 72 base runners. In 1972. Bench and his backup allowed only 25 stolen bases in 60 attempts. In 1070, he turned in a sensa- t i o n a 1 performance that prompted ex-Dodger catcher Rube Walker to rave: "No doubt about it. he has the best arm in baseball, maybe the best ever." Bench out down 2S of the 59 base runners who test ed him. The 26-year-old Oklahoman denies he's lost any zing as a result of off-season chest sur gory of 1972. Manager Sparky Anderson supports Bench loudly. Even to Bench's recent revival with th b a t , Anderson predicted "Johnny will win the Most Val uable Player in 1D74." HOYT for Sheriff Washington County Pol. Adv. Paid For by Mrs. Mr. Buddy Boyd, Mckim Manor par 35-35--70 Colonial lub course: lale Irwin lubert Green Larry Hinson Bert Yancey Billy Casper Charles Coody Bobby Nichols nk Beard Bob Slanton Rose Involved In Controversy CINCINNATI (AP) -- Cincin nali Reds' outfielder Pete Rose is in the middle of another con trovcrsy, and it may end up in court. The Reds' fiery captain has become the center of a dispute involving a weekly sports publi cation called "Pete Rose's Reds Alert." The publisher of the 25.00C circulation tabloid was request ed to remove Rose's name from the publication. This fol lowed an attack on Reds' short stop Darrel Chancy in the pa per. The Reds asked Rose to sev er his ties with the paper. Rose said he would comply. But Bill Matthews, publishei But Bill Matthews, publishei of Landmark Publications, Inc. said the dispute now boils down to a matter of Rose's one-year contract and Matthews may take it to court. Jockey Championship CHICAGO (AP) -- Eight o the leading jockeys in North America, including Bill Shoe maker, Laffit Pincay Jr. ant Sandy Hawlcy, have been in vited to compete in a jockey championship June 23 when Ar lington Park opens its season. A $10,000, winner-lake-al purse will be awarded to the jockey with the most points Each rider will be aboard horses in five races, with points being alloted on a 5-1 scale. . AMB1-TIOH AMD EGGED OFR BV THE 1 SUCH AS STEPPING STONES, PARKING CURBS, SPLASH 8LOCKS,AIR CONDITIONING PADS AMD EXPOSED AGGREGATE PANELS. CONTACT US FOR INFORMATION ON THESE AND OTHER PRODUCTS. Country 32-33-- *5 34-34-68 35-33--68 35-33-- OT 35-33-68 32-38--68 34-34--68 34-35--60 35-34--69 Butch Baird Phil Rodger s Orville Moody Julius Boros Larry Nelson Ben Crenshaw Tom Weiskopf Dave Stockton Larry Ziegler Chuck Courtney Rod Curl J3-36--«» 35-34--69 33-35--69 33-36--69 34-3S-«» 37-33--70 35-35--70 35-35--70 33-37--70 36-34--70 35-35--70 OurV-4s mate the most of fuel Exhaust tuning and patented-pressure back piston rings put the squeeze on gas consumption. MagFlashTM ignition and exclusive automatic warnvup choke deliver instant starting, smooth gas saving operation-even in the wet and cold Factory installed power trim and tilt on special 135 and 115 "T'NT" models adds extra efficiency. Lets you adjust trim while you're running. That's Johnson performance-engineering working for you. To give you th.9 best use of fuel. And power you can depend on. Performance-engineering. It's wait! ng for you at your Johnsondealec 2 to 135 hp-plus electric auxiliary motor-- ·t your Johnson Dealec. Fayetteville Hanna Marine 600 W. 6th Dale Bumpers knows that inflation is eating the heart out of America. He will work to do something about it. Last year, lor the first time in 20 years, the standard of Irving dropped in America. And, the inflation rate reached an stHime high of 8.8 percent. The Han's insre of that increase was in food costs which rose 18 percent and gasoline, »h!eh doubted in price. Those hardest hit by the terrible effecb ol inflation are the working people, who must pay a disproportionate share of their income for necenitie*. [Me Bumpers has talked with these people all across Arkansas. He has seen husbands and wives working, mothers and fathers moonlighting, and familisi raMng a portion or all of their food, just to get by. rvfr- rmlinvn-wnminthnrjinin Wnihingtcin tochocfcHiii dlignoroui Inflationary spiral. We must curb federal spending. We must insist that the Administration and Congress establish a balanced budget and team to ftm wttMn our means. Dale Bumpers has the drive and the initiative to make the necessary decisions. Elect (Me Bumpers your United States Senator. He w« Men to the people Of Arkansas.

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