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Bennington Banner (Newspaper) - August 31, 1965, Bennington, Vermont Fly Bennington manner tuesday August 31, 1965 Hole Tofill on Ulm team Tenter quarterback set by Ronald e. Cohen Burlington up a University of Vermont football coach Bob Clifford hardly a Cassius Clay in the optimism department under the Best of circumstances has already used up a seasons quota of crying towels. Coming off the finest season in Ulm history last fall Clifford has More holes to fill than an overworked dentist and he wont have much to cheer about this year unless a platoon of sophomores suddenly blossoms. Cliffords eyes Light up when you mention Center though. The Catamount mainstay rugged capt. Rusty Brink an All new England and All Yankee conference up selection from last years 7-1 record team holds fort there. Dealers wanted 4 reasons Why you should handle. 66 Polaris Simo travellers Polaris leads in merchandising. To commercials. Outdoor life. Argosy. Color Cata logs. 8/w Cata logs 1. Polaris is i top br.md1 2. Polaris h is t Batter Power weight ground pressure ratio than heavier Lusher he competitors 3 Polaris lifers t full line Tor you to si�?Tll1 is different models wide track rubber and steel Cleat units from 9 ? he to ?4 tip 4 Polaris can make an Ima my Dif Leriz fun a in your profit picture for your i 9bb sales year. Good parti re fat \ nil id of Vit availability. New Westfield. Mas. Write for Tomm a Polaris dealer. Prof Tttus in Dii Snow travelling Polaris industries. Inc. South Broad Street Westfield mass Call b6>-9521 Brink has undergone operations on both Knees Over the past two Winters and Clifford will be mighty careful about preseason Contact work for the 6-1, 205 Pound senior from Methuen mass. Also a big plus for the cats will be quarterback where two seasoned performers return and Are being hard pressed for their berths by a scrawny signal caller from St. Johnsbury. Dave Shumate a 6-foot, 155-Pound Sophomore is giving a Battle to Scott flt of Nashua n.h., and Junior Bill Leete the top two quarterbacks from last year. Flt will be More dangerous passing this year having recovered completely from a i i a torts ii riffs Boston up a the Boston celtics monday announced the signing of John Havlicek their no. 2 scorer last season to a 1965-66 contract. The terms were not disclosed. New York up a jockey Don Pierce received a 20-Day suspension monday for striking jockey Angel Cordero with his whip during the fifth race at Saratoga saturday. Pierce s mount sailors son was disqualified and placed last by the stewards. Baltimore up a the Baltimore bullets of the National basketball association monday announced the signing of veterans Gus Johnson and Bob ferry. North Bennington re. Bennington it. Finast fabric softener i Gal. Plastic bottle is your North Adams mass. Discount department store you must save on every Purchase tin Stone 14-Inch push Broom each a Palmyra bristles a rugged a Long wearing 6 q 732 Economy Auto stores inc 532 main St. Dial 2-6226 open Fri. Til 9 All Day saturday Bell amp Howell Auto Load Cartridge camera ends film fumbling forever because film is pre loaded into Cartridge you can change on the run. Catch every scene a All the action. Rich dramatic styling. Fast f/1.8 focusing mount Lens. Bennington garage corp. 324 main St. Dial 2-5496 Cement mixer Accident before last season. Clifford protect his prize quarterback by getting him a summer Job in a greenhouse this year. Otherwise the Backfield picture for the Green and Gold is entirely Green. Clifford lost his four top halfback and Mike Burke is the Only Holdover. Whippet fast Sophomore Jim Dedman will press Burke while Wingback will be manned by Dick Hebert of St. Albans who was used Only on defense last year. The fullback contingent is even less experienced. No Letterman return and Clifford says a a it a senior Terry Lynn a Job until someone takes it but the Ulm Mentor is most worried about the Forward Wall. He is particularly thin at end and if any of the four flankers on the squad gets Hurt the cats Are in trouble. Last years top receiver Jack Schweberger will be paired with tight end Jeff Kuhmann a Sophomore from Toledo Ohio. Both Are speedy and have Good hands. Only Letterman at tackle will be Laurel husband of Windsor a strapping 6-foot-3, 224 Pound senior. John Sullivan has been switched from guard to team without husband. At the guards Harvey Bazar Lan and Joe Soldane both with Good size will try to fill the shoes of the finest guards in Ulm history. George Oelze 1963 Captain and Ron Hertel last years team Leader have both graduated. In fact Only 13 of 30 Letterman return including just 6 from the top two squads. Most observers believe Clifford this year when he moans about his a untested untried a line and his a where did everybody go a Backfield. Casey advises of the new York in Wes a Casey Stengel who retired yesterday As manager mets. Huddles with Wes Westrum who was named to finish out the year next year As Metsy Pilot. Westrum is one of the leading candidates for the Post up mets seek Casey a replacement Hod ires Coil id be n new manager new York up a the next order of business for the new York mets will be finding a new manager and the Man most Are guessing it will be claims he a perfectly Happy where he is in Washington. Of All the possible candidates to succeed 75-Yearold Casey Stengel there a Little doubt that senator manager ii Hodges rates near or at the very top of the list. Hodges was an All time favorite in Brooklyn when he played there for the dodgers Holovak coaching fourth Grid season by Dick Dew Andover mass. Up a if longevity records were kept in the musical chairs game played by professional football coaches Mike Holovak would be a Good bet to be permanently seated. The coach of the american football leagues Boston patriots is about to Start his fourth full season in the frequently Brief pro coaching business. He carries a pro record of 33 wins 14 losses and three ties. The tall soft spoken Holovak was deposed As coach at his Boston College Alma mater before going to work As director of player personnel in the infant Al despite an excellent record As a collegiate head coach of 49 wins 29 losses and three ties. So the Man who has helped build Boston into a reasonably solid pro franchise now owns a career head coaching Mark of 82 wins 43 losses and seventies a an entirely respectable record. The thing that most endears Lansford pa., native Holovak to bostonian is not merely that his teams win but that they do it without the High priced Talent that normally make up a consistent Winner. The patriots have for example posted a record of 26 wins 13 losses and three ties during the past three full seasons. And All the while their leading ground gainer was not a huge fullback but a slender halfback named Larry Garron who has been forced by the absence of a Backfield Muscleman to serve in the obviously ill fitting fullback role. Holovak is the coach responsible for the conversion of onetime Minnesota quarterback Gino Cappelletti to split end an important decision in Light of the fact that the afle a place kicking Ace and most valuable player set a scoring record last fall and was one of pro football s most feared pass receivers. And it has been Holovak who has guided the patriots to finishes of second first and second in the afle a Eastern division during the last three years around quarterback babe Parilli a Veteran Journeyman earlier found wanting by National football league coaches. Holovak has some pretty Farouk ideas. He does no to believe for example that the patriots should go All out to win exhibition games. Instead they Experiment. So they be lost 15 straight Over the last three seasons. That a a record that would Send most pro coaches Back to the family farm to raise chickens. But the patriots have gone along with Holovak because his clubs have been highly successful once the games started counting in the standings. Red sox stats Hose one game omit of cellar Washington up a the Boston red sox open a four game series against the Washington senators tonight in a round that will do Little to affect the american league standings. The red sox a single game out of the cellar will Send Dave \441ii i in Banin Bemidji Minn. Up a the Minnesota Vikings monday announced the acquisition of Veteran halfback Billy Ray Barnes from the Philadelphia eagles for a future draft Choice. The 30-Yearold Barnes is an eight year Veteran of the National football league. Morehead 7-15 to the Hill to oppose Phil Ortega 12-13 in the first game of a twi night doubleheader. Dennis Bennett 4-3 was to oppose Pete Rich Ert 11-9 in the second game. Boston will play single night games against the senators wednesday and thursday before pushing on to new York for a four game series with the Yankees. Billy Herman wont bring his charges Back to Fenway Park until sept. To when the sox entertain the first place Minnesota twins. Before that Boston will wind up their current Road trip with a pair of contest against Detroit. Homebody the clean Blu a Spyro fax Gas flame will bring Comfort and convenience to your Home. Its extra pure. Appliances work better last longer. You la find a Spyro fax Gas a real time and work Saver. . Winslow plumbing amp heating Supply co. 303 depot Street Tel. 26308 and he was certainly one of the most popular mets when he finished his career with them before being named Washington manager in May of 1963. Someone spoke to Hodges about the possibility of his returning to the mets As manager after Stengel broke his hip last month. That someone Wasny to a baseball official he was a writer and Hodges merely laughed. A first of All a a said the Washington manager a i owe my main allegiance to the Man in a working for and the Man who brought me Here. George Selkirk. A secondly i done to think the mets would Ever consider me As manager and third of All in a very Happy where i am. Right did no to Hodges feel he could be even happier yet working closer to his Home in Brooklyn Hodges smiled and it was obvious being the modest honest Type individual he is that he did no to care to pursue the subject any longer. The senators Are Happy with him. So Happy that they signed him to a Long term contract not so Long ago. But they probably would not stand in his Way if some other club came along with a far better offer. Significantly or not Hodges was the first name Casey mentioned monday when he spoke chargers Quot old pros could re key Iii of san Diego Calif. Up a the 1965 edition of the san Diego chargers has the potential and experience to win the american football league championship this year. The team is loaded with individual stars who have played together for years and have blended into a sturdy unit. Flanker Lance Alworth is the Man Many fans come to see. He ranks As one of the most feared pass receivers in the league because of his great Speed extraordinary jumping ability and ability to hold onto the Ball. Fullback Keith Lincoln scored two spectacular touchdowns in last seasons All Star game and is consistently capable of breaking up any game. His running companion Paul Lowe returned the opening Kickoff 105 Yards in the first Charger exhibition game when the club was formed in 1960 and has been getting bigger and shifter since. Both Lincoln and Lowe have been slowed often by injuries but provide exciting running pass catching ability and Good blocking. Offensive tackle Ron mix has been All league Ever since the american football league was formed. His 250 pounds Are combined with sprinters Speed and cat quickness. He is the Bird Hunting seasons open Montpelier the Vermont fish and game department today announced the general migratory Bird Hunting seasons As provided by Federal regulation or by selecting a Choice of seasons offered by the fish and wildlife service As in the Case of ducks and geese. Vermont like All other new England states except Rhode Island has no open season on Dove. Species which have open seasons follow rails and Galli Nules except Coots sept. I nov. 9, Dally limit 15, Possession 30 Woodcock oct. 1-nov. 19, 5 daily to Possession common Wilson a snipe oct. 1-nov. 19, Dally 8, Possession 16. Shooting hours for All species Are Sunrise to Sunset Only. For this Falls shooting Duck and coot Hunters will have a straight run 50 Day season beginning on oct. 16 saturday and extending through dec. 4 saturday with a 3 Bird daily limit 6 Possession limit but Only in accordance with the following daily limits May include 2 Wood ducks or 2 mallards or 2 Canvasback. Watch out for the Possession limits which allow oily 2 Wood ducks 2 Canvasback or 4 mallards in the aggregate. Goose season opens with the Duck season on oct. 16 and continues through dec. 24 70 Days. Only Canada geese and Brant May be taken in Vermont. Two geese and 6 Brant Are the daily bag limits 4 geese and no increase for Brant one Days limit for Possession maximums. Homers not Only key to twins Al Success of those players who had helped the mets. A i must speak Well of Hodges a said the out going manager. A the had the bad knee when he was with us but he played better on one knee than some people played with of course there is always the Chance interim manager Wes Westrum May be re hired next year. That would depend a great Deal on How Well the mets do from now until the end of the season. Since taking Over for Casey on july 25, Westrum has led the mets to 12 victories against 24 defeats for a .333 percentage. That a slightly better than the .326 Mark the mets were at when Stengel went into the Hospital. Mets president George Weiss gave no hint one Way or another As to whether Westrum would be re engaged for next year. He said Westrum would finish the season after which a meeting will be held to determine next years manager. That Weiss explained is exactly what would have happened had Stengel remained manager of the mets through this season. Other names Are being bruised about like Yogi Berra Eddie Stanky and even Johnny Keane Leo Durocher and Paul Richards but Hodges would seem to have the inside track. By Leon Ard a. Gran Ato up sports writer the Minnesota twins Are feared for their Long Ball hitters but they can scratch and scramble for runs when they have to. The sluggers Are Harmon Kil Lebrew with 22 Home runs Bob Allison with 20, Jimmie Hall with 18, Don Mincher with 17 and Zoilo versa lies and Tony Oliva with 16 each. But monday night at Detroit Hank Aguirre held the twins bats witless for six innings. So the twins found other ways to get runs a with singles and sacrifices a and beat the tigers 3-2 in la innings. In other american league action the new York Yankees beat the los Angeles Angels 4-2 and Cleveland was rained out at Kansas City. No National league games were scheduled. Mincher opened the Lith with a single. He was sacrificed to second and scored the winning run Chi Sandy Valdespino a two out single. Mincher had broken up Aguirre s potential no hitter in the seventh with a single that scored Joe Nossek who had reached on an error. The other Minnesota run came on a walk a sacrifice and a single by versa lies in the seventh. Willie Horton had three singles in four trips and drove in both Detroit runs. Johnny Kloppstein the third Minnesota Pitcher was credited with his seventh Victory in to decisions. Larry Sherry was the loser his sixth setback against three victories. Detroit pitchers gave up Only five hits. The twins increased their american league Lead to seven games Over the Idle Chicago White sox. Rookie Jack Cullen pitched his Way out of trouble twice and upped his record to 3-2 in leading the new York Yankees to a 4-2 Victory Over the los Angeles Angels. The Victory brought the once powerful Yankees Back to the .500 Mark in the won lost column. Elston Howard a eighth Home run of the Campaign was the decisive score for the Yankees coming in the third. The Angels scored first an unearned run in the opening inning. In the Yankee second Clete Boyer singled Ray Barker doubled and Cullen hit a Bloop single to account for two runs. Bobby Richardson doubled and scored on Tony Kubek a single in the fifth. The second Angel run scored on Al spanglers double Albie Pearson s single and Jim Fregosi a bunt single in the seventh. The Angels loaded the bases in the fourth inning and threatened again in the seventh but Cullen worked his Way out of both jams with Little damage. George Brunet was the loser. It was his ninth defeat in 17 decisions. Hayward Paquin Fop it. Anthony . Golf More than too golfers competed in the 1965 it. Anthony . Scotch foursome tournament held last weekend at the Bennington course. The team champions were Charles Hayward and Alma a Quin who carded a 38 for the first nine holes in the final round setting a record for the new nine Hole course. Paul Pike and Helen Albney were tournament medallists. During the first Day of play Jim Vince using a nine Iron on the fourth Hole scored the tourneys Only Hole in one. It was Jim a first Ace in 23 years of Golf and paid off with a $100 Pool. Saturday evening the golfers and their guests attended a Dan Ner dance in the main ballroom of the club. The tournament closed with an award ceremony and Buffet on sunday. Frank Paquin tournament chairman was unanimously re elected and presented with an engraved cocktail set in appreciation of his tireless efforts throughout the season. The golfers competed in six flights with champions runners up and winners of the four Defeated teams determined in each flight. Results medallist Paul Pike Helen Gib Ney Champion flight Champion Charles Hayward Al a Paquin runner up Paul Pike Helen Albney beaten 4 Bob towers Marie Stafford 1st flight Champion John Winegard Ginny Lonergan runner up Bob and Mil Wheeler beaten 4 Bill and Peg Kalbaugh 2nd flight Champion Bill Hamilton Sis Harte runner up Tom and Joan Hutchinson beaten 4 Larry and babe Powers 3rd flight Champion Jerry and Norma Finnegan runner up Tom and Peggy Cook beaten 4 George and Nesbit Flen Berg 4th flight Champion Page and Maxine Heald runner up Brud and Betty Riley beaten 4 Tony and Elsie Lombardo 5th flight Champion Dave Hayden Phyllis Dickinson runner up Ralph Dickinson june Hayden beaten 4 Emil and Rosemary Czerwinski Best at faking a running play and then dropping Back to pass Block. Defensively end Earl Faison and tackle Ernie Ladd Are the players to watch. Both Are tall and wide and Are experienced enough to be hard to fool. They also Are Well schooled in keeping their hands up while Rushing the passer making it difficult for him to see his target and put anything on the Ball. The key to the club this year will be quarterback John Hadl who shared duties last year with Tobin Rote. Hadl has been erratic in his three years peeping for the starting role but the knowledge that Rote has retired and wont be around to spell him could give him More Confidence. Alworth Don Norton and tight end Dave Kocourek Are proven receivers for his passes. The offensive line led by mix also features Ernie Wright at left tackle Walt Sweeney and Shea at guards and Sam Gruneisen at Center. All have worked together for at least the past two years with mix Wright Norton and Kocourek in their sixth year. Rookies to watch will be All american Steve Delong at defensive end punter linebacker Rick Redman quarterback Steve Tensi halfback Gene Foster and guard John Farris. Eagles stay nit ii fete rookies to make crude Hershey a. Up a if today were the opening Day in the National football league you a recognize the Philadelphia eagles practically Man for Man. Just space a couple of rookies Here and there among the Veteran campaigners of last season and you have the combination that head coach and general manager Joe Kuharich believes will better the six victories of a year ago. A a we re optimistic but we re not claiming any championship. We re not ready for that yet a Kuharich said. A we believe that the team playing together As a unit for the second year will be a group of players who know each other know the potentials of each other and will be geared for a Good Kuharich was looking to the Start of the season As Cut off Day approached by leaps and Bounds. The Camp squad still was Over the 50 Mark and the mandatory cuts Are due tuesday. There appeared to be no youngsters ready to rip and tear into a seasoned performers spot. There were some Good ones True to be retained. But no drastic rip out of the old guard. If it were Kickoff time for the ones that count the eagles would present an offensive unit of Pete Retzlaff and Ray Pelage at the ends Lane Howell and Bob Brown at tackle Jim Skaggs and de Blaine at guard with Jim Ringo Center Kuharich said. Norm Snead would be at quarterback Timmy Brown and Earl Gros the running backs and Ron Goodwin the flanker. The Only stranger to Eagle attire would be Howell an Al Veteran who came to the flock in a Trade with the giants. That s the eagles offensive team which Kuharich said a will run and pass about 50-50.�?� the defense would have George Tarasovic Bobby Richards Floyd Peters and John Meyers up front with Maxie Baughan Mike Morgan and Dave Lloyd the linebackers. The defensive backs would be Irv Cross Nate Ramsey and Joe Scarpaty and most Likely Al Nelson the no. 3 draft Choice from Cincinnati. The eagles look the same As a year ago. They Hope to be better. 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