Bennington Banner Newspaper Archives Dec 23 1963, Page 9

Low-resolution version. To view a high quality image

Start Free Trial
Bennington Banner (Newspaper) - December 23, 1963, Bennington, Vermont The scotch they prefer in Scotland up in age up in Quali Kotch Bunko whisky 86 proof him pouted in Lom pm Impo Fitzmo company Kayo 4/5 of. Just in time for Christmas coloured Polaroid film Type 48 t for the j-66 95,800,850, 900,110 color film packs for the new automatic too sorry to color film As yet for the j-33 Noveck Shultz inc. 411 main Street dial 2 6926 Bennington it. Adams clothes shop a shoes too free parking in rear of store bears playing Field gear ready for giants sunday Bennington Banner monday december 23, 1968-9 Chicago apr a week of intense practices and Skull see it Slonsk except for a Day off at Christmas began today for the Chicago bears. In Good shape physically and being honed mentally by 68-year-old master mind George Halas the bears meet the Newyork giants in Wrigley Field sunday for the National football league title. The Crown has escaped the bears since 1946 when they Defeated the giants in the Polo i grounds 24-14 behind the quarterbacking of Sid Luck Man now a Bear coach. The scene at Wrigley Field to Day was something out of Alice in wonderland. It was hamburgers for Halas. It was the Fleet of giant Alo plane War Ming blowers thawing and drying the playing surface. It was an ear cocked to weather reports which promised a Light warming trend and momentarily no Snow after a record setting sub Aero cold snap. It was tons of Hay ready to be put on the Field by an army of $29 per Day workers. It was a wrestling match with the huge Tarp getting a workout space at one end for Halas to exhort his players. It was arrangement for use of the Chicago Avenue armory in Case Snow comes a and being sure that soloists and their ponies who practice in the indoor Arena Are notified in time to make room for the bears. It was time to get kerosene operated blowers ready to pipe warm air under the benches to the players feet. Six of the machines will operate sunday at each of the bears and giants Bench. It was Trainer de Rozy looking Over the biggest assortment of shoes Ever collected. There Are six types of footwear ready for any Type of playing surface. They Range from basketball sneakers the kind the giants used in the second half on the icy Polo grounds Field in 1934 to score 27 Points and whip the bears 3 m3 for the world title to football shoes with different types of cleats. Loyola maintains too it. Average Kentucky wins by the associated press the mad mad mad mad world of College basketball reaches its maddest moments this week with 112 teams competing in 22 separate tournaments at least at last county and each one of them is supposed to mean something. Actually they rarely do. The serious part conference play is still two weeks off for a majority of the nations myriad teams with this weeks annual Christmas Holiday tournaments serving As the breaking Point of the season. The madness began last week with a handful of major tourneys. The big one was in Lexington ky., where the Home folks got downright frantic when col. Adolph rupps Host Kentucky lads won their own Toui it with a 98-75 Conquest of Wake Forest in the final game. The Victory was the seventh in a Row for unbeaten Kentucky ranked second in the nation and obviously Angling for the top spot held by defending National Champion Chicago Loyola. The champs refused to yield ground however. Loyola 6-0, maintained its i of Point a game average with two victories during the week 112-66 Over South Dakota and 91-47 Over Ohio Wesleyan. Other ranked teams remaining unbeaten included no. 3 Michigan 6-0 no. 6 Urcla 6-0 no. 8 Vanderbilt 7-0, and no. To Davidson 7-0. Michigan romped Over no. 5 Duke 83-67 Urcla snapped Creighton a nine game winning string 95-79 Vanderbilt beat Louisville 91-82 and Davidson romped Over East Carolina 105-77 in saturday games. Seventh ranked new York University and no. 9 Toledo were not in action saturday but suffered midweek upsets. No. 4 Cincinnati also was Idle sat it fights on television will be discontinued new York apr a terse announcement that the american broadcasting co., is dropping its weekly television boxing show wipes a 20-year fixture from the nations to screens. Quot Abc has no plans to continue its boxing show next season a a network spokesman said late sunday night Quot by next season i mean 1964. I can t say More than that at this the spokesman who asked that his name not be used replied in confirmation to a new York times report that Abc and the Gillette safety razor co. The chief sponsor had agreed to drop the weekly fight show. The effects could be far reaching and perhaps fatal. A at first a lot of Guys Are going to go hungry a middleweight Champion Joey guardello said. A without television Revenue it seem feasible. To continue our weekly boxing shows a Madison Square Garden publicist John f. X. Condon said. Harry Markson Garden boxing director said Only a we have a contract that runs through september. That s All i know about it. Strangely it was on sept. 26, 1944�?almost 20 years to the Day before the expiration Date of the present contract that the first contract for a boxing series was signed. In one form or another the series has continued a for a fit uht results Buenos Aires Jorge Fernandez 149v4, Argentina out pointed fortunate Manca 149, Italy to. Mexico City Miguel Par Des 1173/4, Mexico Defeated Nabor Gonzales 117v2, Mexico 7. Disqualification. Big cast Hollywood up a director John Ford needed 560 extras for a Battle scene filmed for his movie a Cheyenne autumn on location in Monument Valley Utah. Spencer Tracy James Stewart Richard Widmark Carroll Baker and Karl Malden Are in the cast. While twice weekly to the present. At this time abcs Friday night boxing show is the Only one regularly carried by the networks. Waning interest in the sport Lack of enough Good fighters unsavoury publicity surrounding some key figures in the sport and the economics of television were listed As the major reasons for dropping the telecasts. The loss of Revenue from television could have far reaching effects on the sport. Payments from television have been a major source of income for Many fighters. The times said the weekly fight would be replaced by another sports attraction on the network. It said the change May come in april. Day alter two victories during the week. Princeton a ranked but sporting one of the brightest individual stars took third in the Kentucky tourney edging Wisconsin 90-87 in overtime. Bill Bradley a 6-foot-5 Junior poured in 47 Points. Ranked teams in tourney action this week include Urcla is. Yale and Michigan is. Nyu in the first round of the los Angeles classic Chicago Loyola is. Georgetown . In the first round of the Quaker City classic in Philadelphia and Vanderbilt is. Memphis state in the Vanderbilt invitation at Nashville Tenn. Cincinnati is the Only ranked team in action tonight playing Host to Kansas state. Saturday games involving the top ten include Kentucky is. Notre Dame at Louisville and Tulsa at Cincinnati. The bulk of the interest however centers on the vast array of tournaments. Here s a partial line up with several More getting underway next week thursday a Holiday festival at new York big eight at Kansas City los Angeles classic wac at san Francisco far West classic at Portland ore., Queen City at Buffalo and All College at Oklahoma City. Friday motor City at Detroit Kodak classic at Rochester n.y., Quaker City classic at Philadelphia Milwaukee classic Hurricane classic at Miami Beach Vanderbilt invitation at Nashville Evansville ind., Holiday Ponsetta classic at Greenville s.c., downcast classic at Bangor Maine All american at Owensboro ky., Gulf South classic at Shreveport la., Wagner invitational at Staten Island n.y., Gator bowl at Jacksonville fla., and the Watauga invitational at Johnson City Tenn. Saturday a Sun carnival at Elpaso Tex. New England sports briefs Newton mass. Apr Bob Cousy in his new role As a coach refused to Light up a Victory Cigar a la red Auerbach of the celtics in the waning moments of the 94-83 Boston College basketball Victory Over los Angeles state. Cousy and la coach Bill Sharman were meeting As opponents for the first time since parting As backcourt mates for Boston s National basketball association champions. One of the by players handed Cousy the Cigar. Later Cousy said a i Wasny to lighting up that Cigar. I be had too Many experiences with Sharman at my Side to Ever count him out As an opponent. Head have made me Swallow Cousy described his team losing a 23-Point Lead and its composure in the face of a press that Sharman ordered. A maybe my kids just weren t used to a 23-Point Lead a Cousy said. A they did t know what to do. They re learning though. They re Young. They re getting the fast break it Lukza Iii pm Mai i of from driving you arrive re axed refreshed when you trawl Vermont transit avoid Winters treacherous driving in your own car Vermont transit buses Are super comfortable. Z temperature controlled individual Reading lights and rest room equipped. Convenient schedules everywhere. Economical too Worcester mass. Apr welterweight Joe Basilio of Syracuse n.y., younger brother of former Champion Carmen Basilio will Box Frankie Cooper of Valley Stream n.y., thursday night in an eight round feature bout at mechanics Hall promoter Sam Silverman announced today. Boston apr the Boston patriots have taken a step Forward in the Battle for rookies with the National football league by signing Jon Morris 225-Pound holy Cross Center. Morris picked the american football league team Over the Green Bay packers sunday. He had been the packers no. 2 pick. Stunned by the loss of top draft pick Jack Concannon Boston College quarterback to the Philadelphia eagles Boston regained some ground by signing their no. 4 draft Choice. Morris was crusader Captain and named to the All East team. A i m delighted just delighted Quot said patriots coach Mike Holovak. Morris is the third mg1 draft Choice to sign following halfback j. D. Garrett of Grambling and defensive end Len St. Jean of Northern Michigan. Boston apr Boston patriots coach Mike Holovak promising Victory in the Eastern division playoff at Buffalo will have the services of cornerback Dick Felt. Holovak Hopes today to learn also that he will have american football league season Long absentees Ron Burton and Bon Webb. Felt telephoned from Lehi Utah Over the weekend and told Holovak a rays of his rib injury were negative and he d be ready for Buffalo saturday. Or. Joseph Dorgan club physician was expected to have a report on Burton and Webb today. A if they get the doctor s Okay they la be reactivated and will see action against the Bills a Holovak said. Vermont transit lines David e. Carver bus terminal 126 Washington Ava. Phone 442-4808 water pumps by Dayton lot it discuss your water problems and quote you. H. Greenberg amp son Lynda Bird presents trophy Austin Tex. Apr miss Lynda Bird Johnson daughter of the president presented the associated press National football championship trophy Friday to the University of Texas of Orns. A a. Of wonderful a said coach Darrell Royal in an informal ceremony in the office of University Chancellor Hamy a you deserve it a miss Johnson said. The tall dark haired 19-year-old Sophomore at the University handed Royal a Gold plaque that becomes the permanent Possession of Texas. The longhorns also get to display for at least a year the tall Gold trophy that passes each year to the College team picked by a special panel of sports writers and broadcasters. To Texas from the 1962 National champions University of Southern California. A i Haven to been in Good company in a Long time a miss Johnson said As she Royal and longhorn co captains Scott Appleton Tommy Ford and David Mcwilliams posed around the trophy for pictures. A this is an Honor a a Royal told the presidents daughter at the end of the ceremony. A a it san Honor for me a Mips Johnson said. Appleton grinned. Ford grinned. Mcwilliams grinned. In the final a poll on . To Texas had 34 votes for first place and total of 460 Points. Navy was second with to first place votes and 418 Points. Ramus Quot Viii you still need foods for your christinas feast. You la find everything you want at a amp a. Including store wide Low prices for big Cash savings1 age close at 6 . Christmas eve is Grade a super right Quality plump tender and meaty for delicious Holiday eating u. S. Gov t. Inspected turkeys 14 to 20 lbs 39 c la 20 to 24 lbs 35 c la fresh turkeys Turkey Rolli 8 to 14 lbs la 53 a 16 to 22 lbs la Shenandoah Boneless Frozen la 49 99 Morrell s Pride 5 la can 3.75 3 la can 2.59 canned Haws super right Quality fully cooked hams whole to to 12 lbs la 69 Shank portion 35 la butt portion full Shank half la 45c full butt half u 45� Center slices fresh shrimp Frozen 36-42 count la 55� 1.89� 65� fresh oysters cot 75� Fried fish Sticks a 45c sausage meat a it 39c double Stamps thurs. Dec. 26th All play land stores will be open monday night 23 tangerines boiling onic red grapes Laroe Bunch 25 Bunch Large size to Fok 39� 5 White 2 lbs 29 emperor 2 lbs 39c walnuts in Shell 2 or pkg 39c mixed nuts in Shell la pkg 49c Pascal celery celery hearts sweat potatoes a a a Ltd a 225 mixed nuts u02vc a a a 69c onges Al a log Quot 69c imported pitted dates l29c Premium Mayonnaise flour crackers Nabisco save 4c i la Mac Hellmann save 12c pkg 29 63� quart Jar Sun Nyfield family or pastry save up to 16c 5 la Mac pkg of Book matches "50 Corn flakes Kesow s save k 1 let 7 01 my jello assorted flavors save 4c 3 of pros 39c crab meat Ritz crackers Pumpernickel or sour Rye Jane Parker Jane Parker 2 l�49c Geisha imported save 10c 7% of can bread potato chips it pkg 49 go nog Torden s canned Duart can �9� �9� Frosh e99s Sunnybrook crat get a med us of 49. N.��35c Fried clams Howard Johnson Frozen 7 of pkg by save 6c pkg aluminium foil Green giant peas St 2 Apple Alcoa 25 it Roll 29 i la i of a a cans 35 or Bra Jane 9-Inch family pc pumpkin Eric Parker size each # 7 fruit stollen a a a a a a tack by layer cake 69c Streusel Square a a Quot a a a a a Quot it 1&Quot 35c Orange Chiffon cake pm i my 49 Jane Parker pie a a a Quot 45c dinner Rolls a a a 2��?o��3sc fruit cake 5 a 2.99 stuffing bread a a a a a 29s 321 my in is. 2-6324 i 2-6323 Bennington Price town in this and guar am Ted thru toe., . 24 4 effective at All Aap super markets in this Tow All cigarette tobacco a alcoholic beverage exempt from plaid stamp off or

Search all Bennington, Vermont newspaper archives

All newspaper archives for December 23, 1963