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Bennington Banner (Newspaper) - December 23, 1963, Bennington, Vermont 8-Bennington Banner monday december 23, 1983 Rhodell Andream to beat in Yankee conference by the associated press Rhode Island already has established itself As the team to beat in the Yankee conference and perhaps is the class of new England collegiate basketball which now enters the Holiday tournament phase. The rams made it six straight victories and seven out of eight starts by beating Brown 86 70 Friday night. Actually the the Sharp shooting Slick Ball handling club May be the Best since coach Ernie Calverley took the rams to the nit finals As a player in 1946. The Triumph Over Brown was the fourth in six nights starting with the dec. 14 Conquest of St. Joseph s of Philadelphia. Then the rams mowed Down bran Deis 89-59 and stunned St. Johns 74-65 on the Superb play making of 5-foot-8 Hon Rothstein and a 27-Point Effort by higher scorer Steve Chubon. Against Brown Chubon scored 22 Points and Denny Mcgovern had 21 As the rams built a 49-21 halftime advantage and coasted. Folks in Little Rhody anxiously await the two clashes with defending nit titlist Providence College at Kingston feb. I and on the friars floor two weeks later. Rhode Island is Idle now until it puts its show on the Road at Memphis state new year s night. Central Connecticut 5 0one of the area s two surviving unbeaten fives appears at the Rhode Island College tournament this weekend but Assumption 6-0 now is Idle until Jan. 9. The Day after Christmas new England clubs swing into tournament action with Providence 4-2 meeting St. Joseph s in the first round of the dec a is. Mary a and Mcguire top North Bennington Hoosick Falls . A Mal Mcguire scored a fantastic 22 Points in the second Quarter and finished the night with 37 Points to Lead St. Mary s High of Hoosick Falls to a 75-53 Victory Over North Bennington High Here Friday evening. Gordon Thomas led North Bennington with 20 Points. The score says that Nuhs got buried again although St. Mary s was Way ahead of Nuhs they had to work for every Basket that they made. Both teams played very Good even though 48 fouls were called in the game. Mcguire who placed himself in front of the fast break play just could not be stopped. John Lancour of Nuhs was fouled out in the Early part of the second Quarter. Lancour found that it was very expensive to try and Stop Mcguire. Ted Midurski also of Nuhs fouled out in the fourth Quarter. Jim Bulson of St. Mary s fouled out in the fourth Quarter. Nuhs Aba standings Eastern division w. L. Pct. . Boston 23 4 .852 _ Cincinnati 21 13 .618 5>/2 Phila phia 13 17 .433 111/2 new York 9 26 .257 18 Western division shot 40 times from the floor and made 16 baskets. St. Mary a shot 69 times from the floor and made 29 baskets. Score by periods Nuhs to 20 33 53 St. Mary a 14 36 51 75 kicks 117 celts 127 la 20 la St. Louis 21 14 san fran. 16 14 Baltimore to 21 Detroit 7 20 .633 .600 .533 .323 to .259 la i 31/2 Boston apr it took 364 Days but the new York knickerbockers beat the Boston celtics just like coach red Auerbach warned they would. Of course the perennial National basketball association champions were without their perennial map Bill Russell. The event took place saturday dec. 21, at new Yorkus Madison Square Garden with the final score 127-117. The previous kicks Triumph Over the celtics had come dec. 22, 1962. Russell sitting out his second straight game with a pulled hamstring muscle in his right thigh might have been Able to play but Auerbach refused to take the Chance. The celtics done twin championships without Russell As proved in the 1958 playoffs against St. Louis and the precautions Are being taken now. The celtics Are Idle until thursday when the los Angeles lakers invade Boston Garden with a much healthier Elgin Baylor. Distinctive gifts Bennington bookshop inc. 416 main St. Bennington free parking in rear of store Sirn v land o lakes turkeys l. 39 it -24lb.avg. A 4 4 we open Mon. Til 9 . Christmas eve. 6 00 . La Neida 736 main St. Bennington fresh tender roasting chix avg. 45 Swift s Brookfield butter i. 59 modern age nylons Quot it a 59 nylons a. 79 Morton pumpkin or mince pies family size 3 1.00 Birds Eye peas or Squash 2 33 hawaiian punch 40 of 3 51.oo California Crisp Pascal celery 25 Sweet potatoes 29 big guns Emerson Fraser will go in Davis cup play Holiday festival in new York. At the same time we 4-1which inaugurated the Ivy league Campaign by pasting Brown 94-67 last wednesday faces Urcla in the opening round of the los Angeles classic. Vermont 4 i and Stone Hill Are competing in the new York a tourney. Friday the downcast classic begins at Bangor Maine with the four state clubs involved. Maine 4-3 is the favorite followed by Bates 2-3colby 1-3 and Bowdoin 0-4. Holy Cross 5 2 draws the Host University of Detroit in the first round of the motor City classic Boston College 2 3faces St. Bonaventure in the Quaker City classic and Dartmouth 0-3 draws Wisconsin in the Milwaukee classic. Brown 2-5 and Amherst 1-2 will be in tournaments in upstate new York Boston University 6-1 will be at the Westchester Holiday event which also includes Iona Lafayette and Lehigh Fairfield will be at the Richmond county tournament at Staten Island ., Massachusetts 4-2 will be at the Wagner tournament and St. Michaels 3-4 at the Loyola event. In other results saturday night Boston University Defeated Maine 80-70, Bob Cousy s by five whipped Bill Sharman s los Angeles state club 94-83, Ford Ham crushed Dartmouth 84-51, Long Island u. Beat Clark 94-76 and Yeshiva edged new Haven College 79-77. Top ten in a poll by the associated press Here s How the top ten teams in the associated press College basketball poll did last week 1. Chicago Loyola 6-0, beat South Dakota 112-68, beat Ohio Wesleyan 91-47. 2. Kentucky 7-0, beat Wisconsin 108-65, beat Wake Forest 98-75. 3. Michigan 6-0, beat Duke 83-67. 4. Cincinnati 5-1, beat Colorado 82-64, beat Denver 64-48. 5. Duke 6-2, beat South Carolina 77-70, beat Virginia 84-73, lost to Michigan 83-67. 6. Urcla 6-0, beat Baylor 112-61, beat Creighton 95-79. 7. Nyu 4-2, lost to Wagner 77-76 in overtime. 8. Vanderbilt 7-0, beat Texas Christian 113-56, beat Louisville 91-82. 9. Toledo 6-2, lost to Villanova 63-59, lost to Butler 82-61. 10. Davidson 7-0, beat Furman 89-63, beat East Carolina 105-77. Jewels sold los Angeles apr flashy jewels and trinkets once owned by sex mobster Mickey Cohen and appraised at about $50,000�? sold wednesday for about $19,-000. The 43 pieces of jewelry were sold by the internal Revenue service which had seized the baubles to help pay off almost $375,000 in Back taxes. By will Grimsley Adelaide Australia apr Australia has decided to stick with experience and throw its two biggest Tennis guns Roy Emerson and Neale Fraser against the United states in the Davis cup Challenge round starting thursday. This Means both sides will Gamble on two Man teams hold lug up in Adelaide s sweltering 100-degree heat through both singles and doubles Over the three Day test. The americans plan to Bank on Wimbledon Champion Chuck Mckinley and Dennis Ralston. Harry hopman Australia s Long time Captain left Little doubt that Fraser was his no. 2 singles Man after watching the Melbourne Veteran whip through a smashing workout reminiscent of his Peak three years ago when he held both the Wimbledon and . Crowns. Quot of Fraser continues his Preo ent rate of improvement he would have to be counted As the Man for the Job Quot hopman said. Quot he has this vast store of experience behind him and he is gradually coming Back to his old it is a one shot Deal for the goo looking victorian judge s son who retired from big time Competition 18 months ago after winning the . Championship twice and also capturing Wimbledon to become the world s no. I Amateur. There had been some concern that Fraser now 30, and away from championship Competition for More than a year might not be Able to hold up under the rigorous grind and pressure applied by the More Youthful and eager yanks. The alternatives Are Fred Stolle a Range 24-year-old stylist who has a Good but unspectacular record and John Newcombe a Brash 10-year-old Rookie whose Confidence and slashing play has won hopman s heart. San Diego and Paul Lowe whip Denver 58-20 Hull reaches 20 goal Mark Bruins fall Apa lose 4-1 Boston apr Chicago s Bobby Hull reached the 20-goal Circle the first National hockey league player to get there this season. But no one was permitted to talk to him. The Bruins fell apart Midway of the game they lost 4-1 sunday night. Anyone who wished could venture into their quarters though All that was audible was coach Milt Schmidt saying Lowe really stunk out the place tonight. No hockey team deserves to win playing so bad by. Tim Only Good i can say about it is that we lost just one Point to the teams we have to beat out to get a playoff Schmidt referred to the fact that while Boston did not add to its 21 Points neither did fourth place Detroit which remained at 25. New York pulled up one Point to 20. But Chicago coach Billy Reay barred All press from the Black Hawks dressing room apparently because of his Oft quoted Early season remark about the Bruins Quot putting people to sleep with their if Hull had anything to say about his 20th goal which put him ahead of teammate Stan Milta in the scoring race or the assist he gave Erie Nester no on the clinching goal or for that matter the foul called on him which resulted in a rare penalty shot he said it to himself. On the penalty shot Forbes Kennedy skated straight in on goalie Glenn Hall and fired directly into his pads. The last previous penalty shot called Here some three years ago also involved Chicago. The referee goofed on that one and the Black Hawks coach was permitted to select which Bruin would try the shot instead of the Honor going to Schmidt. Since then the Rule has been changed and the player who is fouled must take the shot. Murray Oliver put Boston in front Early in the first period. Hull tied it at 17 15 and 20 seconds later Chicago was in front to stay As Al Macneil clicked on a screened 50-foot Backhander. Nesterenko and Ken whar ram padded the Lead after the missed penalty shot in the second period. By Mike Rathe associated Presa sports writer Quot a s like going from the outhouse to the that was the cogent comment of san Diego line coach Joe Madro after the chargers completed an amazing flip Flop by overwhelming Denver 5fr20 sum Day and clinching their third Western division title in the four year history of the american football league. And much of the credit for the turnabout must go to Paul lows who has lugged a hockey guard wrapped around his fractured leg i ,010 Yards this season and triggered the chargers to their final Victory by gaining 184 Yards and scoring two touchdown. Lows was out All last season with a broken Arm and the chargers plummeted to a 4-10 record after winning the Western Crown the first two years of the league s operation. Then against Buffalo in the chargers opener this season lows suffered a hairline fracture of the Eft leg. Quot nobody Ever knew about it nit me and coach Sid Gill Man Quot said lows two Days ago in revealing the injury for the first time when he was named Al comeback player of the year in an associated press poll. Quot i was determined not to let it keep me so Lowe wrapped a hockey guard around the battered leg and played. He topped off his performances by piercing the Bronco line for the first Charger touchdown. On an 11-Yard ran then bolting 86 Yards for the clincher in the third period As san Diego brought its record to 11-3. The chargers will meet the Winner of the Eastern division playoff Between Boston and Buffalo for the Al championship at san Diego Jan. 5. The Petrie cts and Bills Idle sunday will Settle their Battle at Buffalo saturday afternoon. The Only thing that concerned Gill Man was the final game of the regular season with the outcome of the Western race hinging of the outcome. San Diego needed a tie or Victory to bold off Oakland which had closed to within one game of the leaders. The raiders wound up one length finishing a 10-4 season by edging Houston 52-49 for their eighth consecutive Victory. In the Only other game Schelt ruled the Kansas City chiefs crushed new yorh4fr>0. Denver gave the Ball to san Diego six times on fumbles and interceptions and the chargers capitalized on each one aha most dramatic a 42-Yard run by Chuck Allen with a Fumble in the fourth period. San Diego moved ahead to stay 1 k7 on a 17-Yard Field goal by George Blair in the first Quarter but needed Lowe s breakaway run for a 33-17 Lead that put it out of the Broncos reach. Christmas hockey winds up tonight at Garden by the associated press the Christmas Holiday hockey tournament winds up at Boston Garden monday night with Harvard playing Minnesota and Boston College matched against the University of Toronto. By moves into this tournament after losing its Recac Crown to Clarkson 9-3 saturday night while Brown Defeated army 4-1 for third place. Defense Man Allan Lerstad was named to the All tournament team. The other five were members of the unbeaten Clarkson powerhouse. In the second round of the Boston Garden affair Harvard upset Toronto 4-1 and Minnesota overpowered northeastern 5-1. Harvard capt. Gene Kinasewich scored the tie breaking goal against Toronto which was forced to use Reserve goalie Larry Soden. Regular Gary Alt Ken suffered an Elbow injury in a morning practice session. A sudden death overtime goal by Henry Little enabled Hamilton to Edge Bowdoin 3�2 for the Williams College invitational tournament title saturday night. Williams Defeated Amherst 8-2 for the Consolation title. At Lake Placid ., Colby got five goals in the final five minutes and downed Middlebury 10-6 for the Consolation honors at that tournament. The first annual Yankee conference tournament will be held at Burlington vt., starting Friday. New Hampshire plays Massachusetts in the afternoon and Host Vermont faces Connecticut at night. At the same time Mcgill of Montreal invades by. The lifetime Christmas gift q Omega 6 diamonds 14k Gold Matching florentine Bracelet $375 14k Gold Bracelet hammered feature $400 compliments arc yours when your watch is an Omega. Shown Art two of the worlds finest timepieces with design distinction that is ageless. I8k Gold hour markers. Fully jewelled movements. Meticulously crafted for a lifetime of proud Possession. Other models from $65 to $1000 Federal tax included. A kind jewellers amp silversmiths 409 main St. Rann Tefora. It. Authorized Agency for Omena. The world most wanted watch r Ough weat her a head9 Good news for skiers Boston apr the seasons latest storm today bore Down on new England from the South where it has already dumped More than a foot of Snow on some areas. Heavy Snow warnings were issued for tonight by the . Weather Bureau. Gale warnings also were displayed along the College basketball East Temple 65, Penn 55 Lasalle 58, Niagara 54 St. Bonaventure 87. Eastern Kentucky 63 Boston col. 94, los Angeles St. 83 Canillus 84, Connecticut 56 Cornell 76, Columbia 64 army 83, Manhattan 59 Syracuse too Valparaiso 66 Fordham 84, Dartmouth 51 Boston a 80, Maine 70 Marshall 102, St. Francis a. 91 Wittenberg 68, Susquehanna 47 Hofstra 91, Wagner 80 coast from Eastport Maine to Block Island . Cloudiness was expected to increase throughout today with Snow beginning late afternoon or Early evening. Six inches or More was forecast for All of new England. Northeast winds of 30 to 40 Miles per hour were expected to cause considerable Drifting particularly in coastal sections. Rough seas with tides 3 to 4 feet above Normal also were forecast. The Snow was expected to end by Early tuesday to be followed by partial Clearing except for Snow flurries in the mountains. Temperatures in the mid 30s on Cape cod offered some Chance of the Snow changing to rain in that area the weather Bureau said. For persons planning to Start on Holiday trips the weather Bureau warned driving conditions would be extremely hazardous throughout the six state area. The International Holiday gift. Work r All makes of cars Alto painting i 24 or towing service Liggett Bosworth Saki or service phone 442-4266 North Bennington Road Bennington it. Fifth this year give deserving friends sir John. Every drop of whisky Iii amp in John is 12 years old blended with choicest Grain Neutral spirits. Sir John makes a luxurious gift wrapped at no extra Cost. Bienko whist. By Mok. 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