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Bennington Banner (Newspaper) - September 15, 1966, Bennington, Vermont In Bennington Banner thursday september 15, 1966 patriots Host bulldogs in soccer it. Anthony High faces Burr and Burton today As the first week of Molly Stark soccer league play conies to a close. The game begins at 4 . At Welling Field in North Bennington. Patriot coach John James will turn Loose a Fred up squad eager for another win like the 7-2 crushing of Wilmington tuesday. The collection of former Beni and North Bennington players has formed a talented combination As Well As one with depth. The bulldogs come into this afternoons game with one Victory a a 1-0 win Over Arlington tuesday. In other Molly Stark league games Whitingham travels to Arlington and Wilmington plays Leland and Gray Academy at Townshend. Whitingham opened the season tuesday with a 3-2 Victory Over Leland and Gray. Three games Back giants lose ground on Dunning a shutout Rich Rookie a cazzie Russell a two time All american from Michigan is interviewed after signing with the new York knickerbockers tuesday. Russell will be with the kicks in Troy n.y., oct. 9 for an exhibition game with the Baltimore bullets. By Martin Lader up sports writer Jim Bunning does t believe in giants but he a willing to accept a Miracle. The tall right hander has taken particular Delight in tantalizing the san Francisco giants since joining Philadelphia in 1964 and he Cut them Down again wednesday with a 2-0 Victory. This stretched Bunning a lifetime record to 11-2 against the giants and gave him a scoreless skein of 28 consecutive innings in candlestick Park this season. More to the Point the defeat dropped san Francisco three full games behind the National league leading dodgers who were Idle while boosting the fourth place Phillies to a position 7v2 games out. That a where the Miracle comes in. Bunning was around two Mclain regains form to win 19th and Stop Minnesota twins 3-2 years ago when Philadelphia lost to games in a Row to blow a 6 game Lead in the final two weeks of the season. Bunning and the Phillies figure its their turn to Supply a reverse ending this time around. In other National league games wednesday the Atlanta braves beat the Chicago cubs 3-1 in to innings and the St. Louis cardinals turned Back the Cincinnati reds 6-2. The reason for Bunning a amazing effectiveness against san Francisco probably was summed up by Phillie manager Gene Mauch who described his Ace As �?o200 pounds of and Bunning still remembers the time when Detroit had him on the trading Block and giant owner Horace Stoneham reportedly said about him a i done to want any washed up 32-year-old Bunning did a Little cleaning of his own wednesday As he set the giants Down on five hits while striking out eight to run his season record to 17-11. Richie Allen provided big Jim with All the hitting support he needed socking his 38th Homer in the second inning and driving Home the second run with a sacrifice Fly in the ninth. Gaylord Perry dropped his fifth game in a Row since winning his 20th and now stands at 20-7. Bunning said he relied mainly on his fast Ball. Quot maybe i threw More fast balls this time than i ordinarily do but i had Good control of the pitch and used it to my advantage Quot he explained. Quot my Slider also worked Well and so too did my Pinch runner Lee Bales scored the winning run for Atlanta on an infield grounder in the loth inning and Felipe Alou brought in an insurance tally with a sacrifice Fly As the braves registered their eighth straight Victory and their 13th in 14 games. Dick Kelley who worked the first nine innings got credit for his fifth Success while Dick Ellsworth was touched for his 21st defeat. Tim Mccarver hit two successive Home runs and Lou Brock and Curt flood slugged Back to Back homers to Power the cardinals to Victory. Ray Washburn 11-7 yielded six hits for the Triumph and Sam Ellis 12-17 was the loser. Alas Alley by Vito Stelling up sports writer Brash Dennis Mclain baseball a Quot infant terrible Quot earlier this season Isnit making predictions anymore. Hell Only admit that baseball is an easy game again. The outspoken youngster was the Toast of baseball at the All Star break when he owned a 13-4 Mark and retired All nine batters he faced in a starting assignment in the All Star game. Girls City league High singles p. Lindsey�?201 b. Kramer�?197 f. Snow�?187 High triples f. Snow�?542 p. Lindsey�?534 j. Bushey�?504 standings w l Winslow Whirles 7 i sleepers 7 i knotty Pine 6 2 Caracciola real is. 5 2 Marty Moore a 5 3 Ulenberg furies 5 3 Hawks realtors 4 4 powder Box 4 4 Greene a mob Lettes 2 6 Ari. Cut rate i 7 . Whites i 7 finast 0 8 girls Eastern league High singles e. Chenaille�?209 w. Howe�?196 a heald�?185 High triples j. Bromirski�?547 m. Heald�?515 b. Kenyon�?482 standings w l plan topples 4 0 Kool Kats 4 0 Heald plastic 4 0 Gutter Ball 5 4 0 the 5 Lou Lous 3 i Bowler ettes 3 i Oneida i 3 the five. Mrs. I 3 Princess pin jims 0 4 Beshara mkt. 0 4 Mitch a 0 4 amateurs 0 4 Mclain confidently predicted head win 26 games and then got himself into hot water with the Tiger brass when he blasted the management and called the team Quot a country meanwhile he also lost seven of his eight decisions after the All Star break. Mclain has finally regained his stuff and his four hit 3-2 Victory Over the Minnesota twins wednesday night was his fifth Victory in his last six decisions and boosted his record to 19-12. Quot if my control was that Good All the time Quot Mclain said after the game Quot this game would be easy too but Mclain refused to even predict head win 20 games now. He said wryly Quot i remember in july i said i was going to win 26 and now look where i am i done to even have enough starts left for Mclain though figures hell break one record but he a not too Happy about it. The Only two twin runs came on Solo homers by Jimmie Hall and they were the 36th and 37th homers off Mclain this year. Jim Bunning set the club record of 38 in 1963. Quot Well in be got that for sure ifs a cinch. But in a always close to the plate and in a bound to give up a lot of homers Quot he said. Elsewhere in the american league Boston edged Chicago 2-1 and Kansas City shut out Cleveland 3-0. The Washington new York game and the Baltimore California doubleheader were rained out. Mclain retired the first to batters he faced striking out six of them before being tagged by Hall for the first Homer. Halls other Homer came leading off the ninth. The Only other hits off Mclain were a sixth inning single by Cesar Tovar and an eighth inning single by Zoil Versalles. The tigers scored single runs in the first third and fourth innings to pin the loss on Jim Perry whose brother Gaylord lost to Philadelphia. Willie Horton singled Home Detroit a first run and Al Kaline scored the second one when Hall dropped Don Wert a Fly Ball. Dick Mcauliffe singled went to second on a walk to Cash and scored what proved to be the winning run on Kaliney a single in the fourth. Rookie John Blue Moon Odom who had t won since pitching a one hitter against Field club elects officers Dorset a new officers for the Dorset Field club were elected at the organizations annual meeting recently. The Woodard his vice president is j. Ford Shroder of Dorset. Dick Finlay of Dorset is Secretary and Russell Weston of Dorset treasurer. The Board of governors is composed of John Sawyer Charles Hirth Dick Finlay and Russell Weston who was elected to fill an unexpired term All of Dorset and Seward Woodard of Peru. New York on aug. 30th, beat Cleveland on a five hitter. The Kansas City Pitcher struck out five and walked six in picking up his fourth Victory in eight decisions. Sam Mcdowell who went seven innings before being lifted for a punch hitter suffered the loss. The a a got two runs in the second inning As Danny Cater scored on Joe Nossek a double and Ozzie Chavarria scored on an infield out. Dick Green added a Solo Homer in the fourth inning. Joe foys 15th Homer of the season in the fourth inning after a single by Jose Tartabull provided Boston with its Victory Over Chicago. A sparse crowd of just 1,003 watched the game but then just 10,804 fans watched the three games in the american league. The loss went to Bruce Howard who combined with Hoyt Wilhelm to pitch a four hitter. Hank Fischer and Don Mcmahon were tagged for eight hits but managed to keep the White sox in Check except in the sixth inning when Ken Berry singled in the Only Chicago run. Cleveland defens Eman walks out during practice Cleveland up a Veteran defensive Back Bernie Parrish whose outspoken remarks have gotten him into hot water in the past was close mouthed after quitting the Cleveland Browns wednesday. Quot i am leaving the team. I have nothing More to say Quot the 30-year-old former University of Florida player said. He had walked out during a practice session. The Browns announced shortly afterwards that they had placed Parrish on waivers at his request. If not claimed by another National football league team he then would be a free agent and Able to contract with any team in any league. The departure of Parrish in his eighth season with Cleveland left the team with Rookie Ernie Kellermann As the Only substitute defensive Back on the squad for the Home opener sunday with Green Bay. It was expected the Browns would try to obtain either Bobby Franklin drafted by the new Atlanta franchise and then released or Larry Benz who is on the Falcons Reserve list. Both were with the Browns last year. Parrish made a Surprise announcement before last season that he was retiring but later returned to the team. By Al Ray Here we go rolling into a new season. Everyone has forgotten the singles he missed the Gutter balls he rolled and of How Many times the darn Ball just come up to the pocket. Apparently Jim Harris in the garage league is out to remind us that he did walk off with most of the honors in the last association tournament As he rolled a 236 single and a 655 triple sept. 8. I Don t think you could say beginner s Luck in this Case. Gerald Marckres in the couples league also got a foot in the door towards starting a Good average with singles of 199, 224 and 180 for a 603 triple. Bill Jones converted the 2-7-10 spilt in the garage league no Little accomplishment in itself. I Hope to pick up some scores from All of the lanes in the area so the local Keegler can compare their scores with the other hot shots. Speaking of hot shots Only a wee bit of information the news Box at the lanes but i suppose As the season progresses i shall hear from Jim i am the greatest Devito Milt Quot Candle pin Quot Golfin Bob Pellerin fran Snow Frank Churchill Don Smith Quot Butch Quot Corbett Gene Farrar and All the rest of the greats near greats and just Plain bowlers. Last year i tried to talk Jim Devito into Bowling fran Snow in a three game scratch series but the Only thing he offered to do was show me his scrap Book of clippings describing his various athletic feats. Well maybe this is the year. In the event you Haven to travelled to the Bennington lanes yet this year you should Stop in to see what has been done during the summer. If you bowl in a league your name will now be up in lights for All to see. Incidentally so will your score splits misses a the whole works. This should generate More Spectator interest which in turn i Hope will make new bowlers. The Lead in the Southern Vermont league belongs at the moment to the Pownal volunteers. They polished off Tri Mont Texaco 4-0, then had enough Energy to go out and help the Bennington Rural fire dept put out the recent Pic a Pac conflagration. Billy Cameron a Pownal Volunteer also had High three for the league with 530. Done to forget to put the news in the Box i Hope to hear from All the secretaries and of they forget put your own score in. In a sure that i will get a Good response from the girls leagues and the classic league when it starts but i would also like to hear from the men s leagues. It Only takes a minute and almost everyone likes to see what their friends Are doing. Until next week keep pm rolling and Good Luck with the 1966-67 season. Editors note with the beginning of Bowling season Al rays column returns to its weekly spot in the Banner. This year Al plans not Only to cover Bennington Bowling but to stretch his Alley to Manchester and the soon to open Center lanes Otto Graham s unique verdict Browns better without Jim Brown i recently. New president is Seward teamed with Taylor d of Peru and serving As sex giant Thurlow to Start sunday sideline quarterbacks boost Williams football Ulm to use two platoons Burlington up a University of Vermont will employ the two platoon for the first time under coach Bob Clifford when it opens its 65th football season Here saturday against american International. Now starting his fifth season at Vermont Clifford has 24 returning Letterman in the 47-Man squad of 20 sophomores 16 juniors and la seniors. Williamstown mass. A civic and business leaders of Northern Berkshire have formed a sideline quarterbacks club to assist in promoting Williams College football. Thirty five attended an organizational luncheon meeting Early this week at the Grey lock bowl restaurant in North Adams. Guests were Williams coach Frank Navarro and his staff and co captains and quarterback George Cannon and Center to Tyler. Purpose of the club is to provide a Clearing House of sports information and to explore a meeting ground that will be mutually beneficial to College and area representatives. Toastmaster Alton l. Perry of Williamstown summed up the objectives saying Quot sports is an area in which town and gown can meet speakers were Navarro Backfield coach Pete Delisser line coach Tom Bresnahan end coach Art Pilch freshman coach Tim Gannon Cannon and Tyler. Organizing the group were j. Haines Spencer of Adams James h. Hunter of North Adams and Richard Hunter Lawrence w. Urbane and Frank Brundage of Williamstown. At the next meeting at noon sept. 28 at the bowl restaurant Navarro his staff and representative Williams players will discuss strategy used in the opener with Trinity. Sports minded persons wishing to attend the next meeting should Contact members of the committee. Meetings will be informal. Washington up a newly acquired Steve Thurlow was designated by coach Otto Graham today As the Washington redskins no. I running Back to be teamed with halfback Charley Taylor in next sundays National football league game with the St. Louis cardinals. The redskins obtained the 210-Pound Thurlow and 225 Pound linebacker Jim Carroll from the new York giants wednesday in Exchange for offensive guard Darrell Dess. A 245-Pounder from Stanford Dees had been with the giants for six years when they traded him to the Detroit Lions for quarterback Earl Morrall last year. Thurlow has been the giants second Best running Back for the last two seasons. He gained 443 Yards on 106 carries for a 4.2 average last season after a Rookie Campaign in which he gained 210 Yards on 64 attempts. The redskins were reduced to four running backs Taylor and the inexperienced a. D. Whitfield Ron Rector and Joe Kantork in their 38-14 loss to the Cleveland Browns last sunday. The giants acquired Dess in an Effort to bolster their pass Protection for Morrall who was harassed constantly in a 34-34 tie with the Pittsburgh Steeles last sunday the redskins also asked waivers on defensive tackle Joe Rutgens in the Hope of placing him on the 30-Day injury list. If Rutgens is claimed the red skins plan to withdraw the waivers and keep him on the roster despite a severe Back ailment. By United press International Otto Graham has a unique View of the Cleveland Browns this season. The former Brown great quarterback who is now coaching the Washington redskins feels the Browns Are a better team now the Jimmy Brown is an actor of a fullback. Graham got a Good View of the Bro less Browns last weekend when Cleveland routed his redskins 38-14. Quot the Browns Are a better team without Brown and of you done to know Why in a not going to Tell you a Graham said. Grahams reasoning is Well known. He has Long rapped the Cleveland fullback because he never was much of a Blocker. Graham feels that with Ernie Green and Leroy Kelley in the Backfield blocking for each other and for quarterback Frank Ryan the club is better balanced. Of course this View is not exactly Universal. Since Brown was probably the greatest running Back in the history of the nil Many observers feel that expecting him to Block too is like expecting Sophia Loren to be a Good Cook. Anyway the answer of just How Good the Browns Are now that Jimmy Brown is movie acting in England should come sunday. The Browns will Host the Green Bay packers in their second game of the season. The game will be a rematch of last years nil title game when the packers easily Defeated the Browns. The packers shooting for their fourth nil Crown in the past six years looked even stronger than last year when they opened the 1966 season saturday night with a crushing 24-3 Triumph Over the Baltimore Colts. The nil weekend will be kicked off Friday night when Chicago invades los Angeles in a match that sets George Allen against his old Mentor George Halas who practically invented nil football and still seems to think its his private preserve. Halas went to court when the rams signed Allen from his staff As coach and the rams Are Likely to be eager to Stop the bears. The bears figured to be a Strong contender suffered a stunning upset at the hands of the Lions last week while the rams were beating Atlanta 19-14. In the other five nil games new York will be at Dallas Baltimore is at Minnesota Washington is at St. Louis. Detroit is at Pittsburgh and Atlanta goes to Philadelphia. Quarterback Steve Spurrier chases yardage record Atlanta quarterback resumes his become the gainer in Southern when he up a Florida Steve Spurrier old saturday to greatest yardage the history of collegiate football leads the gators top Golf Money winners meet in Portland open baseball standings National league american league were on the Job a around the clock to give you worry free Home heating Comfort i. H. Winslow plumbing amp heating Supply co. 303 depot St. Bennington 442-6308 w. L. Pct. Go los Angeles 85 59 .590 a a a Pittsburgh 84 61 .579 i it san fran 83 63 .568 3 Philadelphia 79 68 .537 i Viz Atlanta 76 70 .521 to St. Louis 76 70 .521 to Cincinnati 71 74 .490 i Houston 63 85 .426 24 new York 60 86 .411 25 i Chicago 52 93 .359 3 3 i wednesdays results Atlanta 3 Chicago i Phila 2 san Franciso 0 St. Louis 6 Cinel 2, night Only games scheduled w. L. Pct. Go Baltimore 89 55 .618 a a a Detroit 81 65 .555 9 Minnesota 80 67 .544 iov2 Chicago 76 72 .514 15 California 73 71 .507 16 Cleveland 73 75 .493 18 Kansas City 68 80 .459 23 new York 65 82 .442 25 i Boston 66 85 .437 261/2 Washington 65 84 .433 26 i wednesdays results Boston 2 Chicago i Wash at new York Ppd rain Calif at Baltimore Ppd rain Detroit 3 Minnesota 2, night Kansas City 3 Cleveland 0, night i Salem super makkti831 main St let at it Portland Ore. Up a All three former champions including the nations two top Money winners Ted the touring pros today into the first round of the eighth annual $50,000 Portland open Golf tournament. It shaped up at Columba Edgewater Golf club As a possible Duel Between Billy Casper . Open Champion and Jack Nicklaus the masters and British open King. Casper the Only pro to pass $100,000 in winnings this year won the first three Portland opens. Then Nicklaus turned pro and Casper has been an also ran Here Ever since. Nicklaus won in 1962-64-65, with George Knudson of Canada winning in 1963. Reserved decision new York up a Walter Kennedy president of the National basketball association wednesday reserved decision on a suspension hearing held at the request of Detroit Piston Center Reggie Harding suspended a year ago for several incidents with the police. Harding and attorney Edward f. Bell petitioned the league in a two hour 15-minute meeting to regain his playing status with the pistons. In four appearances Here Nicklaus has collected a total of $16,825. In seven tries Casper has earned $16,150. First Money this year is $6,800. The supporting cast could produce several dangerous challengers including Knudson pea Champion Al Gelberger former pea Champion Dave Marr who finished second last year and Gay Brewer the fifth leading Money Winner of the year. Arnold Palmer stayed Home from this one and Doug Sanders and Bobby Nichols withdrew this week but half the leading Money winners were entered. Nicklaus skipped practice Here in favor of fishing but Casper did his Homework and turned in some sub Par rounds. Weighing Many pounds less than when he won his three straight titles Here Billy declared Quot i feel Fine and am ready to the lushly Green course Drew Praise from the players who Felt it would play longer than usual but that the soft greens would let them Fly their shots into the Flag with Confidence the Ball would stick. The weather was Cool and Cloudy after a drizzle of rain during wednesday a p r of Amateur event. Against Northwestern in the Only test of the season Between the Southeastern and big to conferences. Spurrier was Only 64 Yards shy of Frankie a single season record last year when he passed and ran for 2,123 Yards. But the Gator Star setting a record for average gain per game played in Only to games while Sinkwich played in la when he set his Mark in 1942. Spurrier already has 3,212 Yards in two seasons not counting the 344 he gained against Missouri in the sugar bowl and needs 1,613 this year to surpass Zeke Bratkowski of Georgia who holds the career record of 4,824. Northwestern a huge experienced team held Spurrier to Only 80 Yards in last years opener but the gators won at Evanston 111., 24-14. Quot this will be a severe test for us a said Florida coach Ray Graves. Quot our Lack of size and experience is certainly a Handicap. I think our Only real advantage is being used to the heat which certainly will be a Factor Jean to teach Vail Colo. Up a Jean Saubert Winner of a Silver and Bronze ski medals in the 1964 olympics will teach grades one to three at the Vail country Day school. The 24-year-old graduate of Oregon state University said it was doubtful that she would try for the . Team for the 1968 olympics. Boneless round roast Lamb legs sliced Bacon la. La. La. 95 83 89 walkers Ood Market closed tomorrow until 6 . 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