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5-n Sundav, October 31. '71 DETROIT FREE PRESS Can Jfte ifears Do if Again Dickson Leads in Sahara They're Off Today At Windsor Raceway Against Mighty Cowboys? biggest challenge in North America," but it remains to be seen whether it will achieve the popularity of such older gimmicks as the Qui-nella and Perfecta. Sunday racing, regarded by some racing men as their salvation in the light of falling attendance and betting, has failed to live up to expectations at Windsor in the past. In the winters of both 1970 and '71 the Canadian track tried Sunday programs without particular success. Sunday afternoon proved better for business than Monday night, but attendance dropped steadily from the high of 7,575 on the first LAS VEGAS, Nev.

(AP) Long shot Bob Dickson reeled off a string of three consecutive birdies, surged past faltering Lee Trevino and regained the lead in the third round of the $135,000 Sahara Invitational golf tournament. Dickson, 103rd on the money list this season and lacking a finish in the top 10 in two years, fired a four under par 68 for a 54 hole total of 210 as he reclaimed the No. 1 position he held after the first round Thursday. Trevino, the pre-tourney favorite who took the second round lead, dropped back with bogeys on the 11th and 12th holes and finished with a 73. THAT ONE-OVER-PAR effort by the popular Trevino, winner of five titles this season but in a slump the last three months, gave him a 54-hole total of 214, four off the pace.

Arnold Palmer shot a 69 for 217, one of a large group at that figure. i BY AL COFFMAN Fret Press Racing Writer Horse racing fans may not have chicken every Sunday, but they're going to get harness racing for the Sabbath at Windsor Raceway. Starting this Sunday and every Sunday the rest of the year they can catch the trotters and pacers at 1:30 p.m. at the Tartan track as it moves to meet competition from the Detroit tracks. THIS MARKS the first time fn eight years of harness racing that the Sunday sport will be a regular feature of the Canadian track's fall program.

By the first of the year, Windsor will have presented 53 programs, including two Wednesdays plus the nine Sunday matinees. Windsor officials are incorporating Sunday racing into their program as part of a full-scale fight for survival against Detroit. They're also cutting general admission by 50 cents. It now will cost only $1. Finally the customers will have two new forms of betting available at the track for the first time the Triactor and Quadactor.

The triactor is the parimutuel gimmick known at the Detroit tracks as the Trifecta, in which fans must select the finishers in exact 1-2-3 The completely new Quadactor, used in the U.S. only in New York as the "Superfecta," requires a 1-2-3-4 selection. WINDSOR is billing the Quadactor as "the BY JACK SAYLOR I Fret Prn Iparti Wrltir CHICAGO Is Jim Dooley and one lefthanded quarterback equal to Tom Landry and two quart-i erbacks, both righthanded? The Chicago Bears and Dallas Cowboys will try 1 to answer that question Sunday as Dooley and i Landry pull the strings for their puppets at Soldier I Field. Their manipulations also can have a profound I effect on the course to be taken by the NFC's i Central Division race. The Minnesota Vikings, who lead the Frostbite Circuit, meet the Giants in New York Sunday, then the Lions and Green Bay Packers complete the first half of the NFL schedule with their Monday night game in Milwaukee.

THE GAMES are pivotal, particularly for the Bears and Lions. A victory over Dallas on the heels of their upset of the Lions last week, could give the Bears the kind of lift they need to make a run to the wire with the Vikes. The Lions badly need a victory over the Packers to recoup from the loss to the Bears and to prove they can right themselves from the stunning effects and lingering sadness of Chuck Hughes' tragic death. A loss here to the mistake-prone Packers would be demoralizing. Indeed, should something like that follow a Chicago loss and a Minnesota victory Sunday, the Central Division race could be history with the season only half over.

SUCH A DISCOURAGING turn of events for De-troiters would leave the Vikings with. a two-game, i lead and no tougher road ahead than their Racing Results rg. 16D After this weekend's festivities, Minnesota meets San Francisco, Green Bay, New Orleans, Atlanta, San Diego, Detroit and the Bears and Vikes catch both the 49ers and Lions at home. The Lions have home games with the Rams, Chiefs and Eagles, plus road trips to Denver, Chicago and the back-to-back season-ending games at Minnesota and San Francisco. Chicago meets the Packers, Redskins and Lions, then have "three straight on the road (Miami, Denver and Green Bay) before winding up against Minnesota.

Neither the Bears nor Lions can afford the luxury of a defeat this weekend. ON THE. FIELD at Soldier Field Sunday, the constant shuttling of players as Dooley and Landry call the plays might result in a record number of delay-of-game penalties. And with the Cowboy offensive line trying to adjust to the different cadences of Roger Staubach and Craig Morton on each play, Dallas could march steadily backwards on illegal motion penalties. Other than that, the Bears will depend on the running of Don Shy, who nicked the Lions for 99 yards last week, the passing of southpaw Bobby Douglass to Dick Gordon andor George Farmer and the play-calling ingenuity of Dooley most of all on the defense of Dick Butkus.

Dallas has the defensive strength, too; the Cowboys have Duane Thomas running again and, if they're not too breathless from running on and off the field, Staubach and Morton can try a few passes to Bob Hayes. Dallas Is a 10-point favorite. Bobby Douglass Sunday and betting slipped from a peak of $511,619 (hat afternoon. Previously, Windsor has chosen to stay closed Sundays in the fall rather than bu-k professional football on television, but now it is willing to gamble on attracting fans rather than go ahead to head six nights with Jackson's harness meet at Northville Downs opening Monday night As it is, Windsor already has delayed the opening of its fall meet from the usual early-October date because it didn't want to challenge Wolverine Raceway for three weeks. Windsor Harness Entries I.74- 110 71-71--2U 73- 70-70 213 f-7J-73 214 74- 71-70-215 71.72-71215 73-74-47214 71- 75-70-21 72- 77-48217 73- 75-4 217 74- 74-49217 71-7-47-217 75- 75-47-217 73-73-71-217 73- 73-72217 71-73-73217 71-72-74-217 71-72-74-217 74- 74-70 2H 73-74-712H 77-49-72-218 73-71-74218 70-75-73218 Bob Dickson Don Jiniury K.rmit Zarter Le Trevino Gay Brewer George Archer Lannv Wadkins Deane Beman Dave Eichelberger Ron Cerrudo Arnold Palmer Fred Marti Jim Colbert Dave Marr Jim Ferriell Jim Jamieson Labron Harris Bert Yancey R.

H. Sikcj Jnhnnv Millar Don Bies Joe Porter Dale Douglass Kings Name Glover Coach FIFTH Purse 1,000, conditioned mile: 1 PULASKI FROST (M. Novick) 1-7-7 SUNDAY'S PICKS BEST BET KNIGHT ATTACK POST FIRST-Purse 1,400 elalminq mile 4 MIGHTY FLEET (M. Galbraith) I 4 JOHNNY CRAIG (J. Dulord) 2 Easy Adam (G.

Bookmever) 13 MuddvClav (F. List) Lolich Tiger of the Year' Ml 3 3 7 8-K 1 13' 3 1 5-d 1 i-i 6 Last 3 5 Quick Bay (J. Hague) PP HORSE DRIVER iwinmes oeue larnini 8 Sod Knight (P. Crowe) NS. 1 TUCKER GRIL (N.

Shav) 1-2-1 4 REPORTRI X(G. Wriqhti 5-2-5 1- JUBILEE PENNY (R. Remmon) 1-3-2 2- Hradley Gilbert (M. Galbraith) 4-4-2 1 Mvstic Kid (C. Dewbrel SIXTH Purse 1,700 claiming 5,500 milr: 4 RUBY'S DON JUAN (G.

Bookmvor) 2-3? IT 2- 2 3- 8-: 1 DINAH HERBERT D. SwiCk) 5-5-4 2 SOCIAL STATUS (R. Carroll) 4 Sir Henry (S. Williams) 5- Prince Barrett (S. Goudreau) 7 El Pegasus (W.

Gale) y-si 3 nutcner il. Bonner) Soarklirra Tona (P. Crowe) 4-5-8 5 6 5-3 8 4-4-4-9 5 1- 5 2- 4-3 SECOND Purse 1,400 claiming mile: 7 Horace Johnston (W. Gale) -Eden Atom (M. Jorqensen) -Iron Eye (D.

Prentiss) 1 FLATWOOD DELGEN (D. Irvine) 3-2-1 3-3-2 SEVENTH Purse 2,200 claiming mile: 1-4-1 2-5-7 4 KNIGHT ATTACK (T. Morgan) 2-PROSPECTUS (No driver) 5 OLD BEASON (J. Bonne) J-Hanpy T. (P.

Harrison) I Cape Win (H. Armstrong) t-Pleasant Cash (G. Aiken) 7 Sir Trun Gallant (No driver) -A Phils Pride (M. Novick) 5-2-4 8 NEWGALO (M. Novick) 2.1.?; 5 TASK MASTER (D.

Irvine) 1 Ballarcte Bozo (B. Foster) 10-7 1 2 Kawarttia Eddy (M. Jorgensen) LOS ANGELES The Los Angeiles Kings, mired in last place in the Western Division of the National Hockey League, hired Fred Glover as coach Saturday. He replaces Lafry Regan, who will continue as general manager. Glover, 43, started his fourth- season as coach of the California Golden Seals this year, but was fired after three games.

Kings' owner Jack Kent Cooke said: "Before the season began Larry suggested that he couldn't do justice to both jobs, coach and general manager. I urged him to give it a try." 12 4 2-7-4 2-2-5 10 8 6 2-3-4 7-4-4 i rrmiiier i ime wnqmj 1 wire nunc vjruitKineyerj 7 Country Boy (R. Carroll) EIGHTH Purse 2,500 conditioned mile: 4 SHADO TRAVEL (C. Dewbrel 2-4-4 1-6-5 3 CENTURY GIRL (S. Goudreau) 1 DIXIE TOMBOY (R.

Johnston) 2- Baron Novasel (G. Wright) 4 Born Yesterday (C. Fockler) 5 Margaret Adios (T. Morqan) 7 Toby's Nioht (R. Rodaers) repeat winner in the brief history of the award.

A year ago, relief pitcher Tom Tim-merman took home the award by picking up just six votes, as seven different Tigers were named at least once. For more than two months, It has been obvious Lolich would be this year's winner. The only question was, by how wide a margin. Al Kaline, who has never won the award, Norm Cash, who barely missed out on the American League homenin crown, Bill Freehan, who returned from back surgery to reclaim his position of priority among AL catchers and Fred Scherman, who was all alone in the bullpen for so long, all figured to draw some support, but Lolich, the Tigers' rubberarmed 25 game winner, blitzed everybody on the homefront a feat which should ease the pain of finishing second behind Blue in the poll on pitching superiority within tne entire league. Mickey will be honored at the Detroit writer's annual dinner Jan.

11. BY JIM HAWKINS Fret Pr Sports Writ.r The world may belong to Vida Blue, but in his own bailiwick Mickey Lolich is king. The Tiger of the Year ballots were counted Sunday and, much to nobody's great surprise, the Mick was the winner. Blue, the Oakland star who strong-armed the Cy Young Award away from Lolich with 17 wins in the first three months of the season, didn't get a vote. FOR THAT matter, none of the other Tigers did either as Lolich became the first unanimous winner in the seven-year history of the award, which is pre-' sented annually by the Detroit Chapter the Baseball Writers Association.

And that 28-0 count was a surprise. Nobody including Denny McLaln, who preceeded Blue as Mickey's chief rival for the limelight ever came close to a ciean sweep betore. 'Even with his 31 wins in 1968, McLain fell nine votes short of a unanimous Nicklaus 9 Ahead A Australia (UPI) Jack Nicklaus fired a six-under-par 66 Saturday to lead the field by a massive nine strokes with only one round to play in the Cantas Open gold title at the Royal Hobart Course. Nicklaus' six birdies and 12 pars gave him a 17-under-par total of 199 in the $22,400 tourney. Sharing second spot at 208 were Dave Hill of the U.S., who had a two-under 7U.

Bruce Crampton who finished with a 68, and Kel Nagle who also shot a 68. mile: 8 Lenawee Johnny (L. Bonner) THIRD Purse 1,700, claiming, 3- 2-e 7- 7-. 1-5-r 1- 7-4 4- 5-7 5- 3-4 handi- 2- 2 2 2- 3- 3- 1 5 8- 6-4 2-4 8-7-! 1-7 6 5-1-21 ninth purse 3,500, preferred 3- 3-2 cap mile: 4- 3-4 2. HOGAN (G.

AIKEN) c.i7. FAR VEL BOY (NO DRIVER) 4. WORTHY VOW (D. IRVINE) J. P.

Bristol (J. Bonne) Vojl3' Adi Albert (G. Hawke) 'li, 5. Barney's Gift (No Driver) Ail 2 LAWMAKER (P. Harrison) 3 FAVORITE PEGASUS (D.

Irvine) 7 SENGA LARA (R. Remmen) 1 Gary's Joe Anne (P. Crowe) 4 Abbe Cliff (No Driver) 5 Fashion Gun (G. Bookmeyer) 6 Kip Hanover (M. Novick) 8 Shelia Elaine (G.

Wright) FOURTH Purse 1,100, claiming 1-BIG TIME CHARLIE (L. Bonner) 7 WING HEEL (G. Aiken) 3 MIKE'S TIME (R. Carroll) 9 Primhpptree I. Haaue) 6.

J. R.V.I. (N. Ghay) It's Country Day Detroit Country Day High defeated Liggett, 3-2, in soccer Saturday. mt: TENTH Purse 1,000, conditioned 4- 1-21 3.

WILLY'S LAD (M. ADLER) 5- 1-2 2. DANCIN DUSTY R. STEVENS) 4- 1-3 8. SHELLY DALE (.

NYE) 3-5-5 1. Shadydale Rica (F. List) 8-5-3 4. Kielh Direct Stone (No Driver) 10-6-9 5. Suqarcreek Hal (R.

Nye) 5- 8-6 6. Courting Time (No Driver) 5-5-1 7. Savage (P. Loqan) mile-1-3-4 3- 13 1-7 2 15 4 7-6-7 4- 6 6 10-3-7 5- 5 1 Mickey Lolich nod. He missed by a similar margin the following year when he became the only 4 Dutchess Express (P.

Crowe) 5 Andy's Worth (R. Mitchell) 6 Ozark Sport (W. Weese) 8 Claybrook Reed (M. Novick) Attention Windsor Raceway fans: 1 hudsons I I Come to the biggest challenge in North America. Make a winner of yourself.

At Windsor Raceway. The Ambassador Bridge is giving you a new deal. A. I JA oi was ouv a car pius -iuv a passenger. NOW JUST PER CAR.

Take your friends. mm Post lime: 7:45 P.M. Tuesday through Saturday. 1:30 P.M. Sunday.

Closed Monday. Grandstand Admission $1. Call 961-9545 in Detroit or 969-831 1 in Windsor for Information. SEI Pag. 1, See.

1 86 Pr00f Hiram Walker Sons Peoria, III. I tV 1 w' how TORECOQ A TRUE BOURBON: liili '4 Hiram 'WALKER tsio tas A true bourbon, like a true friend, has special qualities all its own. Consider its heritage. kVHWAf The Hiram Walker name has stood "Llt lor the tincst traditions ol tne distiller's art for 113 years. i 1 i i rvecp in iinna iiiai inis iiuc uuiiiuun 113 years proud is a straight bourbon.

And, Ten High r. 4kvt. A SALE 3.97 is a leader in this leading whiskey category. Be sure to check the age. Note that Ten High is aged for at least four mm 9- Flare Jeans and casuals in assorted fabrics, many permanent press.

Choose from" assorted styles: button-fly, 4-patch pockets, western pockets and front-pleated flap pockets. Sizes 28-38. Varsity Shop. years; twice as long as necessary to mellow each drop smooth and gentle. Which brings us to taste.

Belter Tust astve took our time to by the SALE 10.97 rM HIGH bring Ten High's true bourbon quality to ttuf sip, Whiskey Orlon'acryiic body ribbed sweater that would look terrific with your fall casuals. Three-tone yarn gives an interesting space-dyed look. Great savings for sizes Available in Hudson's Varsity Shop. you take your time to enjoy it. Si it slow and easy.

See how it measures up to its promise pf true bourbon quality and satisfaction. Then, we'll both have made a friend. Gentle years mellow years. 1 43 01 SALE 49.97 1 Pint Cotton corduroy walk suit for fall. Features double breasted coat and flare pants that have pockets on.

belt seam. Gold or brown, In sizes 36-44. A fine buy on one of the newer fashion looks. Varsity Shop. Everything abourbon should be.

91 $9 M. VLxccpr expensive; INCLUDES ALL TAXES 1.

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