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Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 30

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4B · Northwest Arkansas TIMES, Sun., July 21, T974 yAYITTtVULt. ARKANSAS r . -- ^ ' With Or Without Striking Players NFL Teams Approach Preseason 3y 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. ;·'· The highlight of the week is '"·on Saturday, when the St. Louis 'Cardinals and the Buffalo-Bills meet in Canton, Ohio, in the an- v.iual Hall of Fame game. The ··'game, which would have follow'-ed by one day the now-can- r called College All-Star classic, Is going ahead even though '.vboth clubs will field teams of rookies and free agents. Tho 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, wore to meet a semi-pro team in San Antonio on Satur- 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 $1; kids 60 cents. Neither the Bears nor the Packers have many veter ans in camp, the most notable being Green Bay linebackers Jim Carter and Larry Hefner. FAME GAME IMPORTANT The Hall of Fame game in Canton is important because it is the first official exhibition game, and also because it will be carried nationwide by ABC- TV, which has already lost the Ail-Star game. The Bills have 4$ 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 squad of 46, and It includes only two vets, linebacker Larry Stall!ngs and defensive tackle Bonnie Sloan. The National Football League claimed there were 104 veterans in the 26 NFL training camps as of the weekend, bul 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 Among the most notable vet erans in NFL camps are Jak Scott, Jim Mandich, Howar Twllley, Jim Langer and Ear Morrall of the Dolphins; Bo Johnson, Al Beauchamp, Bo Trumpy and Horst Muhlman of Cincinnati; Tommy Nobis c Atlanta; John Unitas of Sa Diego, and Ralph Neely of Da las. --AP Wireplioto CHIN UP, ROOKIE .. .Linebacker Randy Gradishar, the Veneer Broncos' No. / d r a f t choice, struggles with the bar during chin-up exercises as ihe NFL team began practice with rookies at Pomona, Call/. Gradishar is jrom Ohio Stale. Veterans were picketing outside the practice jilcd Jack Brickhouse Still Remembers First Telecast Of All-Star Game NBC Television Network's colorcast of the 1974 All-Star Game, a prime-tirrie presen- lation this Tuesday from Three Rivers Stadium in Pittsburgh, the 25lh year of televised coverage -- a visual Silver Anniversary of Major "(Ralph) Kiner tied the game] ;-3 for the National League \yilh i 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 spoiiscastcr who is n o w vice manager of C o n t i n e n t a l Company. president sports for anc WGN Broadcasting Brickhouse. an affable fellon who likes "some 'Gee Whiz enthusiasm in broadcasting sports," regards that 1950 All Star telecast as "the game thai established my friendship will NBC, a friendship that stil exists today." All told, Brickhouse worked five All-Star Games. But it was that first televised contest 25 years ago that stands ou clearly in his mind. "Without a doubt," tin Peoria, III. native recalled, "i was the most thrilling All-Stai Game played to that time...a H-inning sonofagun. The 'game itself was an announcer' dream -- it wasn't necessary to look for positives, becausi there were so many. Simpson Hamad Emcee NBC sporlscastcr Jim Simpson, whose versatility in broadcasting major sports events has lighljghled a career spanning more than 25 years, will'be the Master of Ceremonies for the Pro Football Hal! of Fame F e s t i v a l Enshrinees' Civic Dinner in Canton, Ohio, Friday evening, July 2(i. Simpson will preside over the top event of "football's greatest weekend," July 26 and 27. He will eincce 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 1374 racing season at Haze Park Race Course. Members of Local 69, Seryict Employes International Union voted overwhelmingly Saturday to strike the race track rejecting 313-24 the track management's "final" contrac offer. vith a homer in the 14th. Roland Martin (Continued from 38) Super-R-Rebel in crayfish colors -- tHe. same sort of 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 Iflke -- 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 crappie 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 sireu; 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. _,,__.. .. .^·ui«iiiiiHiLir-inr-rtirr"Ti--* rT r *^ ' ' ' · x . 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 foot- . Rnssellvllle last Sunday. Pictured are (left to right, kneel; lag) Joe Brake, Fayetteville, Mark Sugg, Fayetteville, Robert Reed, West Fork, T o n y KllDatrick. West Fork a n d Roy Scott, Bentonville. Standing: Coach Doyne Davis, Eddie Sugg, Billy Sweetser, Tim Uta»* **· Darter, , by Martin and all of Fayettevllle. Boggs Captures Invitational Diving Crown With New Mark BUENA PARK. Calif. (AP) -- Air Force Phil Boggs put on a spectacular display of three-meter springboard diving Saturday to capture the event at the Los Angeles Invitational Diving Championships. --Boggs, a-: 25-year-old computer analyst in educational research, was nearly of her neares vas also game which scored points 836.90 points, {our more Miss Poller points ahead rival. Eniko Klefer «' -Montreal Only a week ago the 24-year- o! Miss Potter, an 0|ympi veteran who has won 2 national titles, called mee director Peter Ziques and asked ,o enter this irieef. "I thought you were retired, than own previous Ted) Williams broke ollarbone when he crashed into he wall, but with his high pain able he stayed in the game." As Brickhouse remembered, 'Quite a bit was made of the act that the game was beiirg ransmitted coast-to-coast and also to Cuba." In those early days of baseball telecasts, long before such sophistications as the instant replay, slow motion, isolated md hand-held cameras, and .wo or even three announcers in a broadcast booth, Brick- iiousc worked the 1950 All-Star Same alone- Bui how [imcs 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-OOs, 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 year's classic will be carried by some 220 stations -and viewers will benefit from a three^roan television announcing crew headed by Curt 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. "1 had a good contest," said Boggs, who last year won the world title. "I came here rested and I scored well, but I still have a lot to learn." Later, veteran diver Cynthia Potter came but of retirement to capture the women's three- meter springboard event with a a total of 460.25. Boggs was far ahead of Tim Moore, six-time former national champion from Columbus, Ohio, who had 544.30. Third was Keith Bussell, phoenix, with 533.00 and fourth was Mike Finnera: Columbus, with 538.30. Boggs stunned a crowd of about J.OOO at the Los Coyotes Country Club with two of his 11 dives. The best performance came in a forward 214 somersault with a full twist, on which he received five scores of nine from the judges. His other stunner was a forward l'/a somersault wjlh three twists. Boggs recently won the Swedish Cup and is considered sajd Zjques. said Miss Potter. REPORT THREE SYMBOLS OF A GROWING N.W.ARKANSAS · KFSM-TV is proud to wrve and be a part of one of the fastest growth areas in the 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 KFSM-TV, is an important demonstration of our committment to the Fayetteville- Springdale area. Mike Murrie heads our Northwest Arkansas News Bureau. · Shop Northwest Arkansas: There are 1.5 million people in Area 5--»nd 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 America's best hope diving gold medal in the 1976 Montreal Olympic three-meter diving event. Boggs was only fourth in both the springboard and platform events in the U.S. Dlympic trials in 1972 and failed to make the United Slates team for the Munich Olympics. Wishes He Could Have Taken Diz's Place Paul "Daffy" Dean, hrolher and former basehall partner of Dizzy Dean, stands by a picture ol his brother who died last week following a heart attack. Paul said he wishes he could hare taken (lie basehall great's place he- cause "Dizzy really enjoyed life." {AP Wirephofo) HEAVY DUTY MUFFLER $ oo 12 INSTALLED · Lifetime Guarantee DUALS Adding One Side * Including One T Muffler Both Sides * Including Both 4 Mufflers ess ji $1.78 lo 52.17 F.E.T. ant trie off ynuf car. SifH: B78-13, CJS-14,5.60-15 plus si.80 F.E.Mnij tire off your car. 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