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Big Spring Daily Herald (Newspaper) - March 17, 1940, Big Spring, Texas Fags two Tennis Carney set for saturday Forman Garner and Coahoma players to compete dates for the Howard county interscholastic leagues Tennis Volley Ball and playground Ball meets were established saturday by Brady Nix county athletic director. The Tennis tournament for the county a class b school teams will be conducted saturday at Coahoma starting at 9 a in Coahoma Forsan and Garner players Are eligible in that division. Competition in the county Rural Tennis meeting will get underway Friday afternoon at Coahoma. D. L. Townsend Coahoma coach will be in charge of the class b tourney while Garland Hannaford Midway will supervise the ural meet. The Volley Ball tournament will also be conducted at Coahoma saturday March so. All divisions will play on that Date. Coahoma and Garner will tangle in the first round game of the playground Ball playoff tuesday afternoon 4 p. Rn., March 26, at the big Spring City Park the Winner to oppose Forsan thursday afternoon on the same Field. Nix said that regular 12-Inch inseam Ball would be used in All the softball gamer Oklahoma aggie soph nears worlds High jump record reds cuffed by sox Sarasota fla., mar. 16 of a the Boston red 8ox continued their conquests of Grapefruit circuit rivals today by smashing out a 10-3 decision Over the Cincinnati reds. Both teams suffered casualties Ernie Lombardi of the reds getting a split Finger while Lou Finney was hit on the Index Finger by one of Vander Meer s slants. Cunningham amp Philips Hove filled your physicians prescriptions since j919 fish for Lent City fish Market sea food inn also a food dinners i West 1st phone him Oklahoma a. A mf., and Reeve of Schreiner Institute. But the wind dragged him Down in the afternoon finals. His Flat to seconds was Good enough however to win Tbs College division. Bespectacled Blains rid tout made a runaway of the College mile finishing too Yards in front of his Field in the leisurely time of 4 17.6, three seconds slower than the Mark he established last year. Beecher Huff. Brady High schools fins hurdler smashed a 220-Yard Low hurdle Mark set up by Boyes Gatewood Back in 1936 while an Electra Schoolboy with his 25 second performance today. Plato Androl of Central High. Oklahoma City heaved the shot is feet 3 1-2 inches to shatter a Mark that had held Good since 1936. Printing t. E. Jordan it co. 113 w. First list phone 4x6 Don Boydson jumps 6 feet 8i inches at fort Worth by Felix r. Mcknight fort Worth mar. 16 up it a scissor legged Don Boylston a Boney Oklahoma Aam. Sophomore drifted shockingly close to a world High jump record in an unheralded performance of the southwestern exposition track and Field meet Here today. Top team honors in the University division of a meet that attracted 1,210 athletes went to University of Texas but Boydston slipped in the big thrill with a leap of six feet 8 1-4 inches. The bar was hoisted to six feet ten inches to give the Skinny sooner a Chance at smashing the six feet a 8-4 Inch Mark held jointly by Dave Albritton and Melvin w Alker both formerly of Ohio state University. On the third try with Only a Short jog of about ten feet Boydston barely tipped the bar and it tumbled into the pit after trembling on the standards. Stout wind wrecked Many chances at track records and made the featured 100-meter special event won by big Lonnie Hill. University of Texas Sophomore seem like a slow motion event in 10.9 seconds. Hill drove hard in the closing Yards to Edge out by inches Welby Williams Little North Texas state teachers College Sophomore sensation. Deep in fifth position still obviously off his old sprinting form was Freddie Wolcott of Rice Institute primarily one of the world s greatest hurdles but also Southwest conference dash Champion. One of the Day s big upsets occurred in the publicised football shuttle relay Little Texas arts and industries of Kingsville Texas beating out favored big Brethren of the Southwest conference with a sparkling 44.4 seconds performance in the 406-Yard shuttle race with footballs. North Texas teachers finished second. East Texas teachers third and University of Texas powered on the last Lap by Cowboy Jack Crain saved the Southwest conference from a shutout by finishing fourth. Fourteen records tumbled in the various divisions but Only three Boydston s High jump Boyce Gatewood s streaking 23.8 second performance in the 200-Yard Low hurdles Over a Straightaway course and North Texas teachers College mile relay run of 3 21.4 were new All meet Marks All divisions considered. Final winners of the divisions University a Texas. College a North Texas state teachers Junior College Schreiner Institute. Prep and freshman North Texas state teachers. High school Central. Oklahoma City Highland Park Dallas and Waurika okla tied for second. Wolcott wins Wolcott off to a Lazy Start in the 120-Yard High hurdles pulled out in front going Over the fifth hurdle and finished a comfortable two feet ahead of his perennial rival Boyce Gatewood of Texas. His time of 14.5 was comparatively slow but the r to was run into a Breeze Over a slow track. The Choppy wind wrecked the University 100-Yard dash event. Lonnie Hill running a slow 10.1 race to win. Diminutive Welby Williams who burst into the nations track headlines a week ago by winning his first College Kim a re race Ai Laredo s Border olympics breezed the Loo on 0.4 seconds in a preliminary heat to tie the meet record set by by Leland Texas Christian s old Star mass of record number of teams entered in i baseball race Dallas. Mar. 16 of a p. Cobb director of the state High school baseball tournament mid today indications were that the largest number of teams in the history of the three year old event would Battle for the championship this season. Texas interscholastic league eligibility rules will govern play. The state has been divided into eight districts which will Send representatives Here May 9-1l districts Are i. West Texas. Including the areas around Lubbock. Plainview Amarillo and Abilene. 2. Rio Grande Valley. 8. South Central Texas entering St Hondo. 4. East Texas including the san Augustine area. 6. North Texas including the Greenville area. 6. Central Texas including the Waco and Hillsboro areas. 7. Dallas. 9. Houston. Champs trim cards 4-2 St. Petersburg fla., mar. 16 Ca a presenting their regular infield in its entirety for the first time this Spring the new York Yankees edged out the St. Louis cardinals 4 to 3 today in an instalment of their exhibition series. Win third straight fort Lauderdale Fla mar. 16. A of a the Phillies won their third straight exhibition game today scoring two runs in the eighth inning on four straight bases on balls and an infield out to beat Syracuse of the International league 6 to 5. Arry Vaughn Captain and shortstop of the Pittsburgh pirates started a eight ran rally in Tho second Frame with a triple that enabled the Bac to decision Tho san Diego padres of the Pacific coast league saturday in. National aau meet opens in Denver Denver. Mar. 16. Up heavy shooting basketball variety will resound in this mile High Mountain City for Tho next seven Days with Denver team holding the fort against attacks from All directions. Denver s nuggets veterans Wise in the ways of High Speed basketball will defend their National a. A. U. Championship against a Field of 48 competitors from All Over the Union. Tho week Long Ono miss and you re out tournament will Start at la a. In. Central Standard time tomorrow with a Russell kan., quintet playing la Salle colo., in the first contest. Eleven games will be run off daily from morning until Midnight for three Days to slice the starting list to the top 16 teams for wednesday s third round. The two survivors will clash for the. Championship on saturday night. This years tournament has teams from 26 states. Only nine College teams Are la Tho Field. Nations leads steer thinly. Gads to win cops four events is member of Victor ious relay team by Hank Hart Stanton mar. 16�?with lanky Lem nation surprisingly setting the pattern Howard Schwarzen Bach s big Spring High school track and Field team scored 68 1-4 Points to win Tho Stanton invitational meeting her Friday afternoon. Nations counted upon by coach Swatzky to place in two events proved supreme in every thing he tried coming away from the Field with Blue ribbons in the Century dash the 220-Yard sprint the Broad jump and the High jump. In add Tion he led off the victorious mile relay team upping his Point total to 21 1-4 for the afternoon. H. A. Poole s Stanton representatives showing Power to both hurdles finished next to the big springers with 87 Points followed by to Nan which had 83 1-4. Coahoma u 1-4 Courtney a 1-4 run one two threw records in All events remained intact but most of the performances were Good considering the condition of the track and the stage of the season. Sprint entries were bucking a Strong South wind most of the afternoon. Nations easily winning Hie preliminary in the 100-Yard dash negotiated Tho final Gallop in 10.8 Doc ones outrunning Johnny Miller and Harold a a lefty Bethel both of big Spring who had finished in a dead heat in the first prelim. His winning dash was the first of eight Blue ribbons the local boys gained on the 13-event program. Besides nations grand slam Bobby Martin Horace Bostick by see nations Page 5, column i bus american leagues Are Tampa favourites today crowd of More Jeffrey equals worlds record a Long Beach. Mar. 18 of Clyde Jeffrey of Stanford University claimed a world record equalling performance today when he ran the too Yard dash in 9-4 seconds in the Long Beach relays. Jeffrey broke the tape four Yards in front of Mickey Anderson of Southern California with Jim Ruffin unattached third. Meet officials mid Tho Wing gauges recorded wind pressure of less than the required Toro Miles per hour. Jesse Owens and Frank Wykoff a co owners of the world record. Dates set for Forsan Golf clubs first 1940 tourney Forsan mar. 14-members of the Forsan Golf club in formal meeting Friday evening set sunday april 14, As the Date for the years first tournament for members Only. Dates for the club s annual invitational meeting were not definitely set but Blacky Hines one of the units directors said that it sometime during May. The club members who now total More than 60, will meet in session again thursday evening March 28, to elect new officers for the year. Guy Rainey has been serving As president. Members of the Board of directors Are Dan Yarbro hem Noe Julian Galt l. B. Barber and would probably to conducted Hines. The sports Parade by Hank Hart look what a few extra dollars did for ust Quot Capps and Stasey showing up Well in oilers Camp Tho local baseball skipper Tony Bego sees a Chance of Landing Howard Parka Tho Lethander who was with Borger last summer. Works has not yet signed with the passers. To Quot a Fig Nee that works would be valuable with the Barons even of he didst win n gome ,. The wrong hander beat regos club More than any Pitcher in the circuit lost summer. Another regular who has failed to come to terms with the Borger management is Pat Bell hard hitting outfielder. The Tulsa Texas baseball league Camp at Seguin waxed enthusiasm the first part of the week Over a Brace of prospects familiar to big Spring fandom Pat Stasey and Billy Capps outfielder and third Sacker respectively of the Barons of 1938-39. The Tulsa Tribune with Jack Charvat reporting revealed in headlines that 8tasey�?T� Bat was rapping out a tune Sweet to manager Roy Johnson a and Tulsa officialdom Sears. The Story in part a the Bright Sun which made for the Best training Day of the Tulsa oilers Spring drills so far monday failed to show today and the Only Bright spot on today a Drill was the hitting of Paul Quot path a Stasey. Quot this Young left handed hitting outfielder impressed with his slashing line drive blows which had infielders playing carefully and outfielders backing up. Quot purchased from the big Spring club of the West Texas new Mexico circuit where he hit .340 last year Stasey made a belated and unimpressive Start until monday when he began to buggy whip the Ball and he continued today to show Promise. Quot he Isnit the Power hitter of Lew Bekeza Frank Mancuso Stan Schino or de Waitkus who were making the fences look Short but he Snape the Bat through on any kind of a pitch to whistle the line drive shots All Over the of Capp whose picture Wae carried. Chan at wrote Quot this a weeding business Down Here May be More of a task for manager Roy Johnson than it first appeared to he. There Are so Many Rifle armed lads roving around the infield that the Tulsa teacher is becoming daily More tenth Blostic about different youngsters who came Down Here unheralded and Unsung. Quot for example he a been securely High on Billy Capps Rig Spring graduate who came in a couple of Days Early to get ready. Billy was hanging the Boll right on the nozzle and Fielding like he a been Bora at third base. Quot along comes a Young giant built along the lines of Broncho n Noguni al and the teacher began to wonder. We refer to Eddie Zydowski graduate from Moline. A this husky Young Man Given a Chance at the hot Corner came up with some scintillating stops and throws monday and of Lake the Wand up there like a Man who woo thoroughly mad al Tho Hope Boll. Despite Zydowski a showing Johnson is counting on Copps to be his regular third writes this department that Jodie Marek Tho other big Spring product a is doing o.k., still has his control. The oilers will to Busy in exhibition games before moving Back to Tulsa will meet Tho Saint Louis Browns of the american league no Leos than six times. The teams had two games booked this weekend play again thursday saturday and sunday and again sunday March 20., a the games will be played at the Browns training base san Antonio. Walter Johnson one of the greatest pitchers of a Tim hurled no 1cm than 113 shutouts during his major league career. That record has never been approached. Georg Mcquinn first Sacker led the Saint Louis Browns in hitting last year with a Mark of but .314. Roxie Lawson who had an earned run average of 5.28, was the Browns most effective hurler. The Detroit tigers have never finished in the american league Citer the Browns will go to son Angelo april 4th to play the Trion oilers. The agreement for a financial guarantee to the my leagues a reached Thra Day. Two former local players. Tommy Hutto first Sacker and Frank Quot lefty Quot Jacot will be in uniform for the Trion club. The Midland Tennis Hub will probably sponsor an invitational net meeting in the Early Spring. Local golfing enthusiasts sympathize with Benny Shute the unattached pro who recently underwent a wrist operation and will be out of action for at least six months. Denny proved a great hit when he gave an exhibition at the country club last fail. Texas Aam is the Only school in the Southwest conference that sponsors a Polo aggie so steam will play the i Ante a All stars May 4 in College station and hate matches booked with Oklahoma University a san Antonio quartet Oklahoma military Cadamy and hmm. Nations looms As Best steer trickster in several years before is gets out of school Lem nations May prove to be the Best trickster big Spring High school has produced in a half dozen years. Lem a football end who wants to play in Pat Murphy a Backfield next fail has come along fast since reporting to the track Mentor Howard Swatzky three weeks ago and showed surprising form at the Stanton invitational meet Friday where he won four first places and was a pal t of the winning mile relay team. A Junior who came out for track for the first time this Spring la in looms As a possible Winner in the District meet especially the Century dash and the 220-Yard dash. His time of 10.8 turned in in the too was considered Good for the track. The coaches who had teams entered in the Stanton shows May cooperate in staging More games of that kind assured that such Competition is very helpful in developing their youngsters. Marlin Hayhurst Mccamey High school Grid Tutor who is an applicant for the Colorado City coaching Post vacated recently by Jack Christian spent Friday night Here with an old Friend mile away Baker Enro Ute to a conference with Colorado City school officials. Hay Hurst has been in the Mccamey system for the past seven years and for five years before that was at Brownfield Hayhurst and Baker played High school football together at hush Springs okla. Woody cools big Spring youth will pop up As a Center for the Hardin sin Inions University football team next fall. Woody was a Back while playing Here hut performed at end As a Sophomore at the Abilene institution last season Milton Quot speedy Moffett former steer coach has been visiting Here. Compare Olds with lowest priced cars. Wor Only a Pew dollars More lev Cost Olds gives you a whale of a lot More in everything i a bought is All this extra valve 199 extra is me i inside and oat longer�?1974 inches from bumper to bumper. Extra style i from coast to coast they Call it a the Best looking car on the Road in extra Power i gig 95 Horas Power econ meeter engine in the sixty. Extra Comfort i the Only Low priced car with Modem Coil Springs All around. Extra Quality i furs after feature usually found Only in High priced cars extra Phe St Geen,,.d to fins car standards Builtin the Fine car Way. Piss Economy that compares with the Best Oldsmobile Quot Best looking Gar on the Anan 418-424 East third Shroyer motor company a this Standard equipment a Olds pries begin of $807 for Coupon 9853 for sedans delivered at Laming Michigan. Pricer include bumper spare wheel tire tube Duel trumpet Horne instrument pane Hood lock automatic choke vacuum Booster pump Fisher no draft ventilation safety Glass Chroma window reveals Chrome Interior hardware 2 Windshield wipers 2 Sun visors 2 front seat Arm rests. Transportation based on rail rate Patata and local Taxa if an optional equipment and accessories extra. Prices subject to change without notice. A general motors value help promote safety dim your lights when passing outlaws close Cage season Forsan mar. 16�?ths Forsan Independent basketball Tea in which recently closed its season won five of 14 games a recent Check revealed. The Cager known familiarly As the outlaws scored three victories Over the Montgomery Ward Quint big Spring Texas l. F. Mckay i. Grau Ai to electric it Battery service Zenith carburettors magnetos ii Field Igni Uon Soa w. Sri phone 867 of big Spring and single wins Over Westbrook and the Coahoma oilers. Tommy Yarbro paced the team in scoring with a grand total of 107 Points. James madding next with 70 other members of the team were Sam Starr Cleo Wilson and m. C. I Owry. Seasons record Forsan 30, Vaughn s 52. 22, or Ward 21. 26, a bar 38. 31, a Ward 34. 24, Coahoma 36. 38, a Ward 36. 32, a bar 38. 38, Coahoma 31. 54, Westbrook 25. 26, Ackerly 37. 23, Dawson 26. 22, Westbrook 45. 18, Coahoma 41. 42, a Ward 35. Their season s Point total 42b As against 495 for the opposition. Than 15,000 to attend by Whitney Martin Tampa fla., mar. 16 apr the finnish Relief fund will be helped and baseball a pre season publicity will be helped but there was a general feeling tonight that what May happen to the National league in its All Star game with the american league tomorrow just can to be helped. The expected 15,000 spectators who will contribute close to $20,-ooo to the fund win see an american league surfing lineup which for sheer Power probably has never been matched in an All Star game with the Power topped by a Superb Mound staff. The two league squads of 25 men each were chosen through a poll of sports writers from the teams training in Florida thus Eisimi acting participation by the cubs and pirates of the National league and Browns White sox and athletics of the american. Morris Anovich prom a National league standpoint it was very unfortunate that the Yankees were ont training in California or better yet Siberia. Joe Mccarthy. Yankee manager who will Pilot the american league team tomorrow has named five of his siege gun As starters with a possible Yankee Pitcher making a sixth. Ruffing ailing adding to the National leagues distress the american league squad is extremely healthy and Only red ruffing Dominic Dimaggio and Charley Gehringer Are not in a position to take part in the game. The nationals on the other hand Ore afflicted with an epidemic of holdouts injuries and ailments which have Nec Assiut de numerous charges. Only today Ernie Lombardi suffered s split Finger which will keep him out of action. However the National league fans Are toking the philosophical attitude that the game is purely a exhibition and at this stage of the season with pitchers throwing Hope balls and batting eyes out of a focus it actually is even More so than the annual mid season encounter. There is enough rivalry betwee the two leagues however to make each player give his Best and a Victory will give the winning league a talking Point in future arguments with the National league if the loser bringing up the old defense that it was t the american league which won but the yanks. Arnovich to Flay Bill Mckechnie Cincinnati manager who is in charge of the National squad said that each of the men will get into the game and just to be sure Morrie Arnovich the Quot forgotten Many last year is very much in evidence he will Lead the batting order. Mccarthy also is expected to give every Man his Chance. Both Pilot have been cagey a bout their starting pitchers. It Aas believed tonight Chi Clinie would Start one of his own boys Bieuky Walters or Faul Derringer and that Mccarthy mis lit choose either Buck Nev Nom. Dutch Leonard or lefty Rome. He said Bolt Feller would Noj Start. Considering the Power of the american league batting Ort Clit appeared tonight that it was strictly up to the National league pitchers to make it a contest and there is enough class there to do it. Waiters Derringer Clyde Nhoun Harry Gumbert Luke Hamlin Kirby Higbe and Morton or All have what it takes when they Are right. The crowd with favourable weather is expected to be one of the largest to see a game in the South. It was announced to Light that the 7,000 reserved seat v Ere sold and that Well Over 310,000 already was in the till. The game is scheduled to Start at 12 15 p. M. Central Standard i Ime. It will be broadcast Over the Mutual network. Dodgers Sto i i de Lakeland fla., mar. 16 Ltd it Dick Barton who at one time and another in his National league career proved an awful nuisance to the Brooklyn dodgers beat them 3 to 2 in an exhibition game today for the Detroit tigers. Quot re is ask victors Jacksonville mar. 16 of a the Quot Tony re Nsasi Defeated the Quot Lou blowers 5 to 4 in a six in Ning game today at the Oklahoma City indians training Camp. Was safety minded Drivers for your Protection. New cars Seq Iii pied with Heaters for your Comfort. Call 299 Gene taxi

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