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Corsicana Semi-Weekly Light (Newspaper) - September 24, 1926, Corsicana, Texas rfc vt v j i 1 I t 1 I I POLE ft DENTIST Office 602 State Bam Phone I SMITH DENTIST Over National ti fc Office 70 Residence 669 f I I SIXTEEN PAGES THE SEMIWEEKLY COB SEPTEMBER SIXTEEN PAGES i iJ nSi 1 v i i I j i T 7 Mt 1 i tf rt F J n J L JI J J Sf i 4 i L i L NEW TAKES FIRST GAME OF DIXIE SERIES DALLAS WITH SCORE FIVE TO ONE GAME CALLED IN SEVENTH ACCOUNT DARKNESS to the New The New of the defeated the Dallas Steers of the Texas League here Thursday afternoon 51 in he gamo of ho Dixie the of iho South fell on tho delivery of pride of the Dallas and king of he Texas in the in ning for five hits and five runs and overcame iho 10 lead of maintained from the second inning flooring ThP winning runs were sa In the inning when scoring Vick and Three runs were made before ho nido rot The game was called the end of rho seventh inning on account Real was the hero of the attack with a single and n two The game wan witnessed jy 000 Joe went the route for the Pelicans ami held the Steers to four WBB wild and is sued nine free to He was a star with tho hat with a couple of Both pitchers wero Cy formerly catcher Dallas and now with the in as a hit ter for Red in the sev and forced a runner the Neither side was charged with an Both teams fielded n sensational The second game of Dixie Series will be here Fridn afternoon at H oclock so thai teams and fans can catch oclock train for Dallas where third jamie of lie will Saturday afternoon at The anU are to arrive in Dallas early K the wame Friday is rained the KaniP will played here Saturday and the third will he in PAillas The umpires plate Southern firs base Texas Southern Kol lowing is the First walked to Martina to Miller Hiloy to Marina on iio no New nut lo Mendricks out Cross to center fielder and leading of the Southern Os struck out to end the in No no and no er Second a pop flv to at Box Moi SS i rlf 11 tb i p Totals New Orleans 2li 1 lh I if i rf It fill 4 4 4 10 wold SH i r Marl p tilt I Totals 30 U 21 12 Score hy Innings Dallas 010 000 New Orleans 000 Called after darkness Summary hits Sac rifice hits Struck out by Love by Martina 4 Base on C Martina 0 X i 1he i 1 the be i sin I I at soc 4 pbi f oldt shot a slow s thrown out Billing filed nut lo Vick hut aR held at on ur hll a double In scoring at This wan the hit ilio Gross hit a long fly to in left oh firm hall to retire tho ship One ono no New roller to Tate and si ROH for Now first Dowie popped out to Gross at noi Martina forced at Tafe to No ono tjo Third filed out to VUlc in deep Miller hit a high pop which Riley hit a two nast first down the right field Tate walk r the grounded out on first ball Deal to retiring No no Orleans Whaley hit a long fly to Miller In Hied out Tucker Ostergard grounded Morse to Riley to eml the No no no Fourth popped to oj firs hall pi was out Dowie to No no New Orleans Deal landed a dou ble the left field first ball Ewoldt sac Billings to Deal go ing to third on the Dow ie fn Martina rolled Ui ley to Love ho covered first ending the No one no Fifth Mar tina to Miller f lied on to Ewoldt to No tin New hit gle Into loft shot a nd Virk to who was on i tinners o Rilev no Xn i wu no Sixth slashed a Tale Hillings nut to no fan Morse filling ihe dross forced Morse m Whaley to Nn ono liit no Orleans Heal popped out o irons filed out lo Dowie a single into left Martina hack tu Dowie stop ping at Whaley grounded rn Tate who trapped the ball and made the of Dowie tit third No two no Seventh Dallas singled to left Miller Hendricka to Whaley who covered Riley Woeber No one no New Orleans Hendrick burned hem up to beat out an infield hit to Gross at Vick singled to Hendriok stopping at Tucker filling fhe Cy former Dallas went In as a for Red and forced Hendrick at the lo Deal singled to deen scoring Vick and Lingle stopping at seo Ewoldt struck Dowie filling the bane Martina laid a neat roller down the first base line and heat Lingle scoring and the bases re mained Whaley crashed a double to left scoring ueal and Martina stopping at ended the misery by flying out to Woeber Five five no The game was called at the end of the seventh inning on account of I I CHALLENGE n L Eft E v p m i v v V V ft I 1 ff M j j 1 L r fee I If c V 4 r fn A 1 t i 1 i t GENE TUNNEY I SERIES STAHT 3 OCLOCK PHILADELPHIA ARENA WAS PLAINLY VISIBLE EROM MOST T BATTLERS MIR APPEARANCE TOM RILEY PHILADEL PHIA ANNOUNCED AS FIGHT T REFEREE UV r W An i no y weigh world a s won the championship in a pouring when he in thai he PLAY IN DALLAS IF FRIDAY GAME NOT RAINED OUT 15INNINflTIE REMOTE SEATS LITTLE PROSPECT OF RAIN I to tlie New TUB second game the Dixie Series j between the Dallas Steers of the j Texas League and New I of the Southern Associ ation will afternoon at 3 oclock instead oi at an originally scheduled in order thai the two teams can catch a train for at 7 oclock Friday eve it was announced by Umpire Hill between the sixth and innings Thursday after i ionn In Ihe first game of the nixie I The two by of arc to arrive in Dallas Saturday morning at In Uo event that the IB not rained iho third game of the Dixie Series will be in Dallas Saturday after ft the game Friday is rain ed out tlic first of tho series in will not be played until Sunday Py 1 i on mil of th houis Cunl today forced L po inning ended tin score i Carlson in no simis i undor lie ai Mack tho game we HI wt li over wo hours held the Phillies F he eighth lining when they noli the lead hy a two run only to il in the inning thn tying It was a nlu and luck pani Carlson was in a con pie o Ugh places in Hue over lini hut bore down at i Walker bad So them and Pipp hit WHEN PRELIMINARY PRO GRAM STARTED Associated Ohio Tornado Does Damage at Huron i thick haxe over tho of nnd partly of n tho preliminary fight program 8 Tho was thick and the hut thn with of tower on hud no dif ho of Iho Jnn Of T Bv Dayton ic By was selected today as the 1927 encampment city of the Grand Army of the My Boll Telephone i1 Huron eight miles north nf hero told the local operator MI thin afternoon a tornado Huron at lev elled trees and lore off many roofs of houses The tornado lasted for 15 minutes The Huron operator did not there were casualties Charging am if Irom of flood control has been in UIR V of Dal Kouse toddy asked apt of to iu details of tlin Five members would be appoint ed hy the or ihe House arul three from the Senate by the Governor ten round Both judges were 3 in declaring the blonde the Tunney came within an 1 ace of knocking 1 in the first round when he planted a hard right to the jaw just before the bell The champions knees sagged and he went to his corner in dis Tunney fighting cautiously retreating be fore the champions crowding at tack whipped vicious punches to at close quarters and ed the champion with snappy left hooks at long Dempsey be ing in a totter quickly slumped and as they stepped out for the tenth the champion was a bloody spec tacle with his right eye cut and bleeding and his feft eye The fight with its crown of spectators staged in a downpour of As the fighters ring big drops of rain splashed to the Before the bout was half finished the rain began to fall heav lly soaking the When Tunney was announced as the winner the defeated and bat man rushed over to the shaking his gloved fist Jts the same old the best man Dempsey said as he crawled out of the Dempsey did not appear to per cent of the tearing fighter he was when he defeated Angel Firpo in the Polo Grounds three years That first a savage right to the peak of the apparently took the fight out of He i flashes of his old time form spots his blows and lacked the usual sharpness of By Associated Sesqui Demp and Gene challenger for the worlds heavy battled tonight before a defending his title for the first time In three en tered the ring heavy favorite over the The champion had an in scaling 190 pounds to 185 12 for Tun Tom Reiley c announced as the The two judges were Frank Brown of Pitts burgh and Mike of Tunney for the at He was the first to enter the He wore a blue u was bath robe trimmed in the of The blonde received a tremendous ovation from the t crowd as he stood in the center of the ring receiving the freshly strewn The challenger was attended by Jimmy his Billy and Lou his Tunney imme sat and began smiling to acquaintances at the ring I A tremendous roar from back in i the crowd indicated that Dempsey hfc bodyguard had set out the entered the ring two later and went over and hands with was attended by Philadelphia Jerry his faithful Gus Wilson his business man Dempsey and Tunney m mediately began wrapping their hands with strips of white cotton 1 personally wrapped hie hands with Jerry su While this was being splashes of rain fait the The crow hf impatient and Calling tor the to working more slow ly with his task than Gus Wilson and OBrien stood In corner while the j ing was Jimmy Bron j son represented Tunney In the champions corner to watch the taping Don was the first tc get the glove 7 They were securely tied and the strings were cut close to the Tunney was introduced He up to receive an of cheer A swept the stadium as the fighters were led to the center if the ring to receive Instructions from the Following is a round by round report of the fight ROUND ONE Tunney was short with a left and clinched in the After the break away they traded punch es to the I Dempney missed I left and Tunney drove a to the Dempsey drove both fists to the body at Dempsey a left to the and they Tunney landud a right to the jaw and missed another right to the same They Demp sey backed away from a Dempsey a right to the Dempsey crowded Tun ney and got two light lefts to the ducked y right and Dempsey fell into the They traded rights to the rocked Dempsey with a right to the jaw and wau pounding furiously to the body at the Tunney ran with Demp sey after They clinched ROUND They clinched without Dempsey hooked a left to the head and two rights to the body as Tun ney chused Gene to a corner punishing him around the Tunney was bleeding from the Tunney landed a light lelt tu the Dempsey drove Tunney to j with n left and tc the Tunney landed a light right to the They clinched in a corner without Tunney landed a left to the head and they clinch Dumpsey missed a hook but sunk two rights to the Tunney hacked away and landed a half dozen punches lo the They wen engaged in a body attack as the fie GREATEST CROWD IN HISTORY OF BOXING PRESENT FOR BATTLE FIGHT FANS STARTED GATH ERING AT RATE OF AN HOUR I he By BRIAN By Associated thousand Into stadium for champion ship hout while he the Last hour be descended on the that the advance b of boxing crowd had at Hie ot hour since he gates were i open ai raining momentum hour for crowd every a pair of 000 of which worn cash rush torn I I I The wai to fall heavily HOUND They boxed cautiously arm i Dempsey missed a left and right to 1 A A b head with Jack ducked Tunney backing three tight V hut was nailed with a right to the Tunney drove a right to the body au Jack cattle ney a eight io the jaw they blow They to the and Tunney planted a right to the backing Dempsey to the They edge of the Tunney ripped a right to the head and Jack him to n corner without Jack sunk a right to the body got a right to the ROUND Dempsey sent a left to the Jaw knocking Tunney Into the Tunney hung on M Demosey his fist to Jack the challenger Into a coroner Mis left to the Demp sey was bleeding from a cut on the left Dempsey missed a left hook the was snort with n left to the head and they Gene stepped away from a left to the Tunney Dempsey with a right as champion came Tunney back ed away from a right and three punches to the ney nailed Dempsey with a as the champion bucket into the They were n the center of the ring with Dempsey trying for a opening as the round ROUND They scrambled around each oth er in the center of the Tun ney missed a left and they Gene backed away from a left Dempsey ducked a right and Jeft to the They traded rights to the head In a Tunney miss ed two lefts to the head then he ripped a left to the Dempsey was boxing cautiously with Tun ney in Dempsey hooked a left to body and got two lefts to the Tunney tore in with ani other right to the head backing Jack to a Dempsey missed a right swing and Tunney stepped in with short rights to the missed a left hook a fid they They were in the center of the ring when the bell Demp sey was spitting blood when ht went to his ROUND Dempsey clawed into and missed a left Tunney pep him with a left and right to the Jack chased Tunney across the landing a left hook to the At close range slugged with Dempsey having Tunney hooked a to the body and a right to the as they Tunney drove a right and left to the ney wjc a right to the Dempcey hooked a to the head and Tunne with H right and left to the dene stuck two into Demp soys face qs Jack into was backing away champion is wl ROUND crunched he moved into clinched without landed u light lefi and danced Tunney drove a right to on Page f i rl m j L l rts f I iii f u f F i i r i t m i f i i j
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