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Independent, The (Newspaper) - February 7, 1962, Pasadena, California t sports Page 22. Feb. 7, 1962 How it looks by Rube Samuelsen so they Tell me Genix Ivray Douglas Macar Tinyk Lime lie in dance when the i a. Dodgers on april their new stadium in Chavez Ravine is unveiled. Mrs. Walter o Mallcy will go to new York in n few Days to Issue Hie invitation. She is a close Friend of mrs. A Carbur. The dodgers have abandoned plans to feature a big water. Display playing. Under multicoloured lights each time1 one of their players hits a Home run in their new Chavez Ravine stadium. The reason is simple. Centerfield bleacher fans would get wet. As n substitute Walter o Matey has iliac a other plans in mind but will reveal none of them until he reaches a decision. They re saying that los Angeles cd has just committed suicide by raising its Grade require ments. Now Only students with a 2.0, or c average May compete in athletics. Tis said Trio ruling May wipe out Tho school s in lira track foam unit most of its basketball squad May ire lost. De emphasis program will permit the playing of Only six football games next fall. The pickings Are slim with spark plug turning up an also ran the other Day it would seem Santa Anita does t have a three year old Worth shouting about if one has the Kentucky Derby in mind. But it must be added that the year 1962 is still an infant and the Equine babies of 1961 Are still in the developing stage. Right now the class of the lot seems to be Admiral s voyage. Donuts King having been injured must be listed As a Large question Mark. If you banker to toy with the name of a Strong threat Lor the run for the roses morning line time though it is Mark Well this name klan. As on observer put it the reasons Are Many and specifically eight. Redan is unbeaten in that Many races his latest Conquest being the Hibiscus stakes at Ili Aloah. The strapping son of Namtallah is owned by three women mrs. Moody Jolley wife of the horse s Trainer mrs. John Greer and mrs. Ernest Wood. Nodan yet o prove he Nui cover a stretch of ground Sirico most of his races thus far have been of Tho abbreviated Yin. But if he can Wise turf followers Are saying Redan tray be headed for the triple Crown. But Don t go away. Spark plug As of yesterday rates another Good look. With Manuel Ycaza in the stirrups she worked a mile in the excellent time of representing i rider Changiz will be a boil when spark plug goes Post word next tues Day in he suntan Sisana stake. Her performance then could carry or Euler substance. The Santa Susana will be decided on Valentine s Day. And that s he Way it should be since the race is for the fair sex Equine set that Over a mile and a sixteenth for 3-year-old fillies. The past and the present says Jake Wade North Carolina s athletic news dispenser in sports this is in age of statistics almost to the Point of boredom. Them ire no longer any poets among the sports writers. They Are All figure filberts accountants actuaries mathematicians. Golden prose has turned into guaranteed percentages. They do not Tell How beautifully .1 halfback runs or a. Quarterback throws or what is in their hearts. Instead they listen to the Guy. Who pushes such statistics Clown the sports writers throats in an Effort to win All Star honors for their players but or. Wade and his promotional Brethren to offence Jake. Gotta keep the pot boiling Yon know. New Coli winning Detour May not run to poetry yet seem to be intent upon entertain ing through use of froth Nanct foam and to Beck with facts and figures. Or Haven t you noticed one Day of rest for the weary new York Dpi the new York knickerbockers ral lied in the last minute to de feat the los Angeles lakers 116-112, last night at Madison Square Garden. Al Butler with 19 seconds Cut stole an in Bounds pass rom Rod Hundley and made t a three Point play for the Nicks when Hundley fouled Lim. New York had taken Tho Lead one second earlier at 111 110 when Willie Naulls hit a 33-foot jump shot. Top lakers 116-112 tar lengthened its margin to times before Larusso began a 42-36 with remaining in 7-2 Laker Streak for a 102-97 los leading and Rii Ove to Dayton Ohio for Olmedo pro Racquet swingers at the end of the first Quad the score was tied four another game tomorrow night the 7 00 n m Tennis clash will tar lengthened its margin Tolt Lmos before Larusso Jaa inst their closes the half. This was the margin at intermission which ended 49-43. The kicks outscored los Angeles 25-8 to take a g9-59 Lead Svith to play in Tho third Quarter but led by Tom Hawkins and Rudy Larusso the lakers went on a 165 Streak o their own for a 79 75 Lead at the end of the third against their closest tha . I Lead with three minutes left to play. Naulls who led the kicks with 20 Points and Richie Guerin who scored 28, brought new York Back in front with 20 seconds left. Jerry West scored 36 Points and Larusso 29 to Lead Las Angeles. The lakers Are off today after four games in four Days the royals. Court. New Vork 111 the Royal Laker game will close out the current seven game Road trip for the locals and they then return Home to akan 12 5sij meet the St. Louis Hawks j j a sports Arena games monday and wednesday nights. Mon Day night will be a two for one Deal with the opening attraction a Tennis match tween Pancho Segura and Alex Oft 11 2 21 Weil 15 Kirb 15 Hundly 9 11 too Arveux Mil 0 f 10 18 i 1 f i o 8 York Phillies to retire Robin s 36 Philadelphia up the Philadelphia Phillies will retire uniform no. "38" one worn for 14 major league sea sons by Robin it Oberts last of the 1930 pen Nant winning Whiz who was sold to the Yan Kees. To won 234 games and lost 199 with the Phllis including six consecutive 20 game Victory seasons. Lancers outlast Glendale pc posts 3rd straight Victory by Dax Pasadena cily College won its third straight Western Stales conference game yesterday defeating Glendale col lege 73-64, at the pc gym. The win gives he lancers a 5-6 record and a hold on fourth place in the league. Jim Lorenz led the lancers to Victory with 23 Points aided by Barry Eichorn who contrib u Ted several clutch tip ins. Tile game was in doubt up until the closing minutes of play As guard Bart Hare kept lie Vaqueros in the game 3iendale led at halftime 35-33. Glendale s entire offence revolved around Hare in the ame. Their plays were de signed to give him the shot rally after a screen. While was hot they remained in Contention but once the Lan cers started holding him Down hey had trouble slaying in the Jame. Pasadena has the advantage f playing their final three games at Home. This Friday hey Host Compton in a affair. The last time the two cams met the lancers came out on top by a 69 65 count. 113 161 tribe on Warpath Howie head basketball coach at Stanford is shown in front of regulars. Indians meet league leading Urcla this weekend. Or Are Don Lemelson Darrell Sutherland Tom dose John Windsor and Hollis Moore. Suther land and dose Are former if players of year from Glendale High. Despite their presence John wooden s Bruins Rule As the favorite. Uclair led by John Green. Win on Bright Holly gains Baeza triple by Warren Kves the Backstretch but was outrun in the Nightcap Bacza Nar Ito Tho turn. He was wide t r i n i in i Iii. .1 in jockey Braho Bacza Houm Lac f. W. Hooper s highly favored Bright Lolly to an easy length wire to wire Victory in yesterday s featured Arcadia Optimist club purse at Santa Anita before a Cluj. Fans. The Victory gave Baeza a triple on the Day. Today a Field of 10 promis ng3-year-oids, pointing toward he Santa Anita Derby clash n the san Vicente at the thy s speedy Royal attack. Trainer Noble thru Witt stretch to tin his chances. Solar glow s winning perform Ance gave Jones his 21st saddling Triumph of the meeting. Trainer Buster sent out seems a Queen in the fourth to score an impressive Victory Over a Field of 3-Ycar-old fillies. Even though seems a Queen had scored two easy five length Vic tories recently she was Al a Lowed to get off at 7-1 in the my Lucas. The manner in which she won and the Good time of Flat for the l distance seems a Queen could More 5 .1 inter i 0 Nell 1 0 Butler 0 1 5 h 1 6 a saddled his 10th Winner of the i o rare1 i in the first race when n cant 12 Dav Tei l Porte 35. Herrerias rates Grote Over Benito sax Clinch Keno Herrerias California regards Beefy Jerry Grinfe As the heart of Loy Ola s basketball team rather Iii an hit High scoring Kil Bento. Hello scored Al Points against Herrerias said but Grote was feed ing him so per cent of he dropped Arnold and evans1 Prince scorpion in class to win the first race Over Paco setting Thunder Bug. Even though he dropped Way Down in com Pany it was another Fine Dis play of what Threewitt can do a horse that has been Gubner Uelses Snell slated budding record seekers due at Arena saturday by go org Jan san a Trio of blossoming sports stars each with a pending world record As the result of last week s track and Field performances will be on hand for the third annual los Angeles indoor games saturday at the sports Arena. Gary Gubner new York University teenager who broke the world indoor shot put record Friday is the latest addition to the lineup. Pole vaulter John Uelses first Man to crack the 16-foot Barrier has joined a Field that includes the world outdoor record Holder George Davies. Peter Snell of new zealand broke three world Marks but will try his hand at another goal at Tho Arena. Snell has opened Imp Marks in the outdoor mile run 800 meters and 880 Yards. However hell be in the run saturday. Tho shot matches gub Rier Parry o Brien of the olympians and Dallas Long of us. The Nyu a Strongbox stands 6-2 and weighs 255 pounds has set goal and according to o Brien it s conceivable hell Perry o Brien faces formidable foe. Do it. Gary put the shot 63-1011 in the millrose games. O Brien showed up Jale for the new York meet so put on an a Hibl Gubner. Without much Warmup Gary tossed it 63-11 y. He s improving All of the o Brien told track and Field writers at yesterday s luncheon meeting and hell continue to improve. As for myself i m at a Point where it takes a lot of time to pre pare oneself and i Don t have that much Lime. So the next few meets will probably con away from the races a Ion time. Prince scorpion had not raced since play 21, i960, at Hollywood Park. Even though his works were slow he Cov ered the six Furlong distance in the Good time of to return As the Public Choice. Despite the fact that Prince scorpion is supposedly wind broken Trainer s. M. Elliot representing the Puritan stable claimed him for the lag. Leonard s second jockey Jack Leonard made it two in a Row aboard Farrell Jones trained solar glow in the second race to Complete a 5-5 daily double payoff of favored hyperion Prince breaking from the far outside attempted to get the Lead Down truck tickets available Here want to attend saturday night s indoor track meet at he sports Arena in a Pasa Dena group excellent logo seats Are available at each at the Pasadena chamber of com Merce. Call John Mccarthy baseball s old game elude my career. I m definitely Sycamore 5-3355 for Reserva not considering the 1964 c Jim Beally who will make another assault on the world indoor mile record saturday said he s not disappointed that Snell is passing up that event. Let s be he declared. In new zealand it s summer and Snell is probably at mid season strength. He s in rare form right now. We re building for this Balty added and i think that because of the in door season Well Benefit a great coach Mihal Igloo of the los Angeles track club said he has definite plan Tor the mile no with certain runners scheduled to be in certain Lions at appointed times. In her next Outing and win. Jockey Robert aboard look the Lead at the top of he stretch in the fifth race to score a Handy 4 v4-length lowly missed scoring a Quad when jockey Bill Harmatz kept Grover going the final Yards to score a head Victory Over Barrach j. J. Grover listed at 50-1 on the Board returned a whopping to win. Backstretch scribblings c. V. Whitney s Gray filly spark plug worked a mile be fore the first race yesterday in Flat with jockey Fanuel Ycaza aboard. As expected Ycaza will probably replace apprentice rider Bobby Yancer. When spark plug goes Post Ward in the 1 Santa step up against better company Susana stakes a week from to Day. Her fractions were 23 be Midi with apprentice 35, 46 58 and jockeys Eddie Burns and Don Pierce were unable to Fly out of Phoenix last night be Victory. Even though the 4-Jcause of fog and were forced year old imported son of pal Estine ducked in sharply due to cancel their mounts at Santa Anita yesterday. Both riders to Yanez right hand whip he had gone to Phoenix to ride at was still Able to coast Paradise with other local for a Mutual. Jockeys sunday and had re a. H. Heller s sue Iii showed her heels to a Field of Colts and geldings in the sixth race As she went wire to wire on the Garita Handicap saturday downhill turf course to score a 2y4-Lcngth Victory. Sue Iii is rated As one of the swiftest fillies on the grounds and in recent years she s proved it. Maine Over an . Queen America s sur prise Victory in the Santa mar made her ineligible for the san Luis Rey Handicap on the turf next monday which was limited to non winners of in 1961-62. Div a diet vow Ingo has three part plan for another bid at title Goteborg Johansson has a three part plan for his comeback providing he beats former British Champion Joe Bygraves in their 10-round a cars weight bout Here Friday night. Challenge Dick Richardson of Wales for the european title. 3. Fight Sonny in an outdoor bout Here. 3. Take another crack it the world title i m still Ingo 29, Snoj today and i be got another five years of boxing in me. I think i am still Good enough to win Hack the world title if i get a the former Champ who has t fought since he lost by n knockout to heavyweight King Floyd Patterson in Miami last March has seemed serious about training for the Bygraves fight. I went on n Ingo said. Previously i used to eat anything and everything at any now i Don t and i feel fitter and he mid he weighs 198. Four game Road trip for Blades Portland los Angeles Blades Western Fock by leagues hottest attraction get the show on the Road Here tonight pacing off against the Portland buckaroos. The Cash with the Southern division leaders opens a four game trip that lasts through out the week. Los Angeles Drew a night off yesterday and will be Idle again tomorrow. But Friday and saturday they play at Seattle and then sunday return to Portland for a game. Currently in third place he Southern division stand Ings 26 Points of the Pace set by the buckaroos the Blades have the highest scor ing team in the division. And last week racked up two wins in their Only games but hey Given up More goals than any club. 193 on offence and 208 on defense. Los Angeles drawing Power tremendous in recent Lames also prompted action on the part of some ambitious thieves. The sports Arena of fice was hit by burglars Mon Day who reportedly stole Worth of Advance ticket sales receipts. Net Czar accused of Black list i new York Perry Long time in Southern California yesterday was accused of setting lip a Black list and sabotaging Ilia National indoor Champion ships at the seventh armory. The tournament Walter Tex Schwab the Cha go after falling to land two ranking California ors Jon Douglas Anil Ralston or the annual Wood event scheduled to open tonight. If certainly looks to us Ilia we Are on Jones Black Schwab a York invest ment film executive said to wish Jones would Tell us Why so it would Clear at Atmos phere. This is not a new has been going on for in los Angeles Jones said lie had t tried to influence the two youngsters o play or not to play. He said they said they could t go because of studies and commitments and he de Nied being a Czar or having a blacklist. Ral Stori and Douglas denied they had been prohibited from playing. There s no t r u i i to the statement that i was prohibited from playing in Hie Lour Douglas said. Or. Jones Lold me i could Back there if f wanted to but i was scheduled to come Baric Here and Start working with Hie youth Tennis foundation i thought i made it Clear to Iho people in the tournament that i had this Ralston a student Ai us said he previously had received school permission to participate in the pan Azicri can tournament in Mexico and no other. I was advised by or. Jones that i had been invited to the indoor championships and i told him i would t he Able to get school permission to play in that tournament As Well is the Tan american. I had t Given any thought to competing in the indoor Champion ships at for kids parents Hunter safety course tonight it s a gun conscious world and this will be brought into focus tonight As the Pasadena recreation dept. And the Independent Star news team up to bring a Hunter safety program to the san Gabriel Valley. At ., Tho doors will open at Pasadena Jeffer son elementary school for a four Day course in gun safety. The program will continue at Jefferson tomorrow and Friday nights starting at the same Lime. It then moves to the Pasadena Rifle Range Eaton Canyon at Saturday where All hands will take a fling at firing and experts will demonstrate their prowess with All different types of firearms. The course is designed for local youths 16 and under and their parents. Outstanding personnel of the National Rifle association and the California fish and game Dot. Will be present to show the Way to Safe Hunting and gun handling. Toa ight open Jefferson school. Check. Pearson and Roy Griffin Start the pro Gram. Harnois Pasadena at Home. Safety of types of actions. Film trigger Happy thursday open Jefferson school. Check firearm exhibition by Harry Sanford. Mongey fish and game dept. War in the Field. Safety slides. Safety safety and handling. Friday open Jefferson school. Check. Firearm exhibition by Harry Sanford. P safely course session. Safety course official examination for youngsters under 16. Procedure by Jack Culp rotary Junior Rifle club. Saturday Canyon Rifle Range. Youngsters fire .22 rifles. Of competence to boys and girls who have attended All sessions passed the examination and handling of firearms. This will enable them to secure a Hunting License. General Public invited. Shooting of High Power rifles shotguns machine guns Etc. Purpose of the demonstration show the terrific Power Range penetrating ability of the weary tigers Ink Lary hitters balk the Detroit tigers had their lop hurler of 1961, Frank Lafy in the fold for the coming sea son yesterday but the club s top three hitters of a year ago and Al Kaline. Only eight players on the Detroit Rosier Are yet unsigned but the Short list includes Norm Cash Rocky colavito remained unsigned. De pitchers Cal Mclush and Frank Baumann to bring their total under contract to 22 of the 39-player roster. The Washington senators i Cash was american league announced the signing of two the senators last june hit .169 their uniforms and with Syracuse. Southpaw Harvey Haddix equipment to Tucson ariz., Day. The indians still Lary who reached the High batting Champion at .361, acid Point of his career last season when he posted 23 victories against Only nine defeats agreed to terms in a Telephone bargaining session i colavito was the club Leader in homers with 45. Kaline finished second in the batting race. The cd Locaco while sox slain shortstops Ken Hamlin 26, inning game but lost signed who made baseball history eight players out of the wig when he pitched a perfect 12 warn. Still bickering Are pit and Ron Stillwell 22. Hamlin hit .262 at Toronto n the in tar National league last year and Stillwell a Bonus player from los Angeles signed by with Pittsburgh. The 36-year old turned in a record last season and had a 4.10 Era in 29 games tha Cleveland Indiana ship Chers Jim Perry Gary Bell Bob Allen and Don Rudolph infielders Mike Delahoz Jack Kubiszyn and Ken Aspromonte and outfielder Chuck Sieglan

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