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Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 16

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4B Northwest Arkansas TIMES, Sun., July 21, 1974 FAVETTIVILLI, ARKANSAS With Or Without Striking Players In- NFL Teams Approach Preseason ;,£y THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ,,-,. With or without their striking veterans, National Football League teams move toward '·- their full-scale exhibition sea'"son this week with at least two meetings of league teams on "the schedule. J". The highlight of the week is I 70n Saturday, when the St. Louis ''Cardinals and the Buffalo -Bills meet in Canton, Ohio, in the an- iiiual Hall of Fame game. The .I'jrame, which would have follow- : jed by one day the now-can- :· called College All-Star classic, is going ahead even though clubs will field teams of rookies and free agents. The first paid "exhibition" of the season was Friday night in Washington, where a crowd of 14,207 showed up at Robert F. Kennedy Stadium to watch the Redskins in a "controlled rookie scrimmage." Quarterback Joe Theismann, the former Notre Dame standout who signed with Washington after playing in Canada, completed 15 of 35 passes for 209 yards and one touchdown. The Houston Oilers, who scrimmaged in a prison last week, were to meet a semi-pro team in San Antonio on Salur day night. This Thursday night, rookies and free agents representing the Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears will meet at Lambeau Field in Green Bay. Adults will be charged $1; kids 60 cents. Neither the Bears nor the Packers have many veterans in camp, the most notable being Green Bay linebackers Jim Carter and Larry Hefner. FAME GAME IMPORTANT The Hall of Fame game in Canton is important because it is the first official exhibition game, and also because it will be carried nationwide by ABC- TV, which has already lost the All-Star game. The Bills have 48 rookies and free agents-in camp, but no veterans. On Saturday, 15 veterans, led by guard and player r e p r e s e n t a t i v e Reggie McKenzie, walked a picket line outside the Bills' camp. The Cardinals also have a squad of «, and it includes only two vets, linebacker Larry Stallings and defensive tackle Bonnie Sloan. The National Football League claimed there were 104 veterans in the 26 NFL training camps as of the weekend, but many of them are not regulars Teams with the most veteran in camp are the Cincinnati Ben gals with 17 and Super Bow champion Miami Dolphins wit: 14. . Among the most notable vet crans in NFL' camps are Jak Scott, Jim Mandich, Howar Twilley, Jim Langer and Ear Morrall of the Dolphins; r Bo Johnson, Al Beauchamp, Bo Trumpy and Horst Muhlman of Cincinnati; Tommy Nobis o Atlanta; John Unitas of Sar Diego, and Ralph Neely of Dal las. Roland Martin (Continued from 3B) Super-R-Rebel in crayfish colors -- trie same sort 6£ lure reportedly used by the eventual winner of the tournament, Tommy Martin. I did not have such a lure, but experimenting with various baits I managed to catch a few small fish. After spending several hours on the north side of the lake -- especially in Ventris Hollow -- we crossed the rough channel and fished some protected water in and around Shaddox Creek. In this area I learned of Roland Martin's secret talent -- he is an excellent cripple fisherman. Using the same large billed crank baits that had been catching bass, Roland caught several very large crappie. But these bragging-sized crappie -- 15 inches and longer -- had to be put back into the lake. Only black bass count in a B.A.S.S. contest, and I had to put back the few crappie I caught. Yes, Roland outfished me in the crappie category as well as in the bass category! While in the cove near Shaddox we heard a siren; we looked at one another and speculated about whether a tournament boat had been involved in an accident. Later we were-to learn that an ambulance had picked up two tournament fishermen who had sunk their boat: But at the time I worried more about some of the fishermen we had seen.earlier in small rental boats. As far as I know, none of the rental boats sank that day. But most of the people using them had the option of staying in protected water. The tournament boats were compelled to return to the marina by weigh-in time or lose points from their day's catch. Attend Football Camp Eleven Junior high boys from Northwest Arkansas w e r e among the 62 registrants for the first week of the annual Arkansas Tech summer football camp which began at RnsseHvllle last Sunday. Pictured arc (left to right, kneel-, Ing) Joe Brake, Fayetteville, Mark Sugg, Fayetteville, Robert Reed, West Fork, T o n y Kllpatrick. West Fork a n d Roy Scott, BentonvlUe. Sta£d- ine: Coach Doyne Davis, Ed- Si Sugg, Billy Sweetser.Tlra Lewis, Rickey Williams, Bobby Martin and Todd Darter, all of Fayeltevllle^ --AP wirephoto CHIN UP, ROOKIE .. .Linebacker Randy Gradishar, the Denver Broncos' No. 1 draft choice, struggles with the bar during chin-up exercises as the NFL team began practice with rookies at Pomona, Calif. Gradishar is from Ohio State. Veterans were picketing outside the practice filed Jack Brickhouse Still Remembers First Telecast Of All-Star Game NBC Television Network's : colorcast of the 1974 All-Star Game, a prime-time prcsen- · tation this Tuesday from Three ' Rivers Stadium in Pittsburgh, : 'L^ftiarks the 25lh year of televised ^-^All-Star coverage -- a visual Silver Anniversary of Major "(Ralph) Kiner tied the game i-3 for the National League with j homer, in the ninth inning, and (Red) Schoendienst won it League classic. Baseball's midsummer Commentator for the first All- Star telecast from Comiskcy Park in Chicago in 1950, the first All-Star Game ever televised, was Jack Brickhouse, the well-known sportscaster who n o w vice manager of C o n t i n e n t a l Company. president sports for WGN Broadcasting Brickhouse, an affable fellow who likes "some 'Gee Whiz enthusiasm in broadcasting sports," regards that 1951) All Star telecast as "the game thai established my friendship with NBC, a friendship that still exists today." All told, Brickhouse worked five All-Star Games. But it wa that first televised contest 25 years ago that stands on clearly in his mind. "Without a doubt." the Peoria, 111. native recalled, "i was the most thrilling All-Star G.ame played to that time.. .a 14-inning sonofagun. The game itself was dream -- it an announcer's wasn't necessary to look for positives, because there were so many. Simpson Named Emcee NBC sporlscaster Jim Simp, son, whose versatility in broadcasting major sports.events has highlighted a · career spanning more than 25 years, will be the Master of Ceremonies for the Pro Football Hall of Fame F e s t i v a l Enshrinecs' Civic Dinner in Canton, Ohio, Friday evening, July 2fi. Simpson will preside over the top event of "football's greatest weekend," July 26 and 27. He will emcee the dinner at which Lou Groza, Bill George. Night Train Lane and Tony Canadeo will be enshrined in Pro Football's Hall of Fame. Strike Threatened HAZEL PARK, Mich. (AP). -A strike Saturday by track employes has threatened Mon day's scheduled opening of the 1974 racing season at Hazel Park Race Course. Jlembers of Local 69. Service Employes International Union voted overwhelmingly Saturday to strike rejecting the 313-24 race the track track management's "final" contracl offer. Boggs Captures Invitational Diving Crown With New Mark BUENA PARK, Calif. (AP) -- Air Force Lt. Phil Boggs put on a spectacular display of three-meter springboard diving Saturday to capture the event at the Los Angeles Invitational Diving Championships. --Bogg$, -a-:25-year-oId-computer analyst in educational research, vith a homer in the I4.th. That vas also the game in which i !Ted)' Williams broke his collarbone when he crashed into he wall, but with his high pain lable he stayed in the game." As Brickhouse remembered. "Quite a hit was made of the fact that the game was teitrg transmitted coast-to-toast and also to Cuba." In those early days oi baseball telecasts, long before such sophistications as the instant replay, slow motion, isolated and hand-held cameras, and two or even three announcers in a broadcast booth, Rrick- house worked the 1KO All-Star Game alone- But how times have changed! At that initial All-Star telecast 25 years ago, the basic camera complement consisted of three black-and-white cameras. This year, at Three Rivers, nine stationary color cameras and a pair of PCP-90S, the 75-pound hand-held "creepy" cameras, will provide the pictures. And whereas only 48 television stations received the feed of Jack Brickhouse's account in 1950, this j'car's classic will he carried by some 220 stations -and viewers will benefit from a three-man television announcing crew headed by Cu,rt Gowdy. Tony Kubek and Joe Garagiola will also be on hand to lend their expertise to the colorcast. world mark for an li-dive, five- judge contest. "I had a good contest," said Boggs, who last year won the world tjtle. "I came here rested and I scored well, but I still have a lot to learn." Later, veteran diver Cynthia Potter came out of retirement Id capture the women's three meter springboard event witfl a a total of 460.25. Boggs was far ahead of Tim Moore, six-time former natjona: champion from Columbus, Ohio, who had 544.30. Third was Kejth Russell, Phoenix, with 539.90 and fourth was Mike Finn era: Columbus, with 538.30. Boggs stunned a crowd ol about 1,000 at the Los Coyotes Country Club with two of his 11 dives. The best performance came in a forward 2'A somersault with a full twist, on which rie received five wores of nine TOW the judges. His other stunner was a forward I" somersault with three twists. Boggs recently won the Swedish Cup and is considerec America's best hope for i diving gold medal in the 1976 Montreal Olympic three.meter diving event. Boggs was only Fourth in both the springboap. and platform events in the U.S Olympic trials in J972 and failei to make the United States team for the Munich Olympics. HEAVY DUTY MUFFLER · Lifetime Guarantee DUALS Adding One Side Including One Both Sides Including Both Mufflers Wishes He Could Have Taken Diz's Place Paul "Da/fy" Dean, brother and former baseball parlner of Dizzy Dean, stands by n picture of his brother who died last week following a heart attack. Panl said he wishes he could bare taken the baseball great's place because "PIzzy really enjoyed life." (AP. Wircpholo) F*r ill Am«rlc»n m*4* pickup* and un txc«pt Mm* IID«f« dM »nd TtfMMtfn, SEEBURG MUFFLER HMmy 71 N»rttt, H»rtii it City Units. Miss Potter, was nearly 4! tints ahead of her nearesl va], · Eniko.' Ktafer ti · Montreal. ily a week ago the 24-year.ol is? Potter, an Olympic teran who has won 2' ational titles, called mee rector Peter Ziques and asked enter this meet. "I thought you were retired,' aid Ziques. "'I was," said Miss Potter. REPORT THREE SYMBOLS OF A GROWING N.W.ARKANSAS · KFSM-TV is proud to *erva and be a part of one of the fastest growth areas in thm state. We are growing too, by opening a News and Sales office at 2587 N. College In Fayetteville. If we may be of assistance to you, call Cliff Walker or Terry Jones at 443.5266. · The "Northwest Arkansas Report" both at 6 and 10 p.m. on KpSM-TV, is an important demonstration of our committment to the Fayetteville. Springdale area. Mike Murrie heads our Northwest Arkansas News Bureau- . · Shop Northwest Arkaniss: There are 1.5 million people in Area 5--and sooner or later, many of them will shop in Fayetteville. Helping businesses grow--is a channel 5 tradition. And we help Northwest Arkansas to grow, better than any television station on your dial. 2587 N. College, Fayetteville Phone 443-5266 478-13 N plus $1.80 F.E.HmJ tire off your car. I tuneless plus 41.78 lo $2.17 F.E.T. and tire off your car. Sljii: B7B-13, 073-14, 5.6045 Blackwall t 2.55 to 52,82 F.E.T. and ire off ycur car, lies: G7B-14, H78-M; G78-IS H73-15. 0 42.42 F.LT. and tire off your car. Sim: F78-H, F78-15. 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