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Corsicana Daily Sun (Newspaper) - February 27, 1959, Corsicana, Texas Texas Conference Cage Meet Set Here Monday Bulldogs Meet South Texas i v The eight best toams In the yTexas Junior College Conference TJconvergo on Corsicana Monday jfor the annual conference bas NJC Host Navarro Junior for sthe first time In its will Jjiost the conference Site ijof the event has been rotated in after being held in jniore permanent Champions and runnersup In the four zones of the con Sference are eligible to attend the Play will be held Mon Sday afternoon and and morning and come at 9 g Admission prices for the tour jiney are for adults and 50 Scents for a Teams thus far entered in the 3tourney are S South Texas Junior j champion of 1 Decatur Baptist Junior S champion of Zone S Hencler I S eon County Junior 2 champion of Zone 2 San An a tonlo Junior runner up in Zone 1 Clarendon Jun ior champion of Zone 4 Navarro Junior College runucrup In Zone Two morr entries arc 1o be the runner up in Zone and the runner up In Zone 4 Games Into this week will de termine these Lee Navarro Junio College athletic is I charge of the tournament ai Parings Listed Pairings have already been ar The tourney opens at 2 m when Henderson Coun ty Junior College and San An tonio Junior College At 4 Clearendon C meets the Zone 3 At Navarro C takes on South Texas Junior Co Zone 1 Mondays slate ends with a matching1 between Decatu Baptist and the runnel up in Zone Semifinals are due at 9 m and 11 To Pick Schoolboy Cagers NowEngaged In Regional Playoffs Tourney Next The Associated Press j Twentyfour teams will be de Etermined Friday and Saturday i jfor the schoolboy basketba i tournament at Austin next j j J Four regional playoff games scheduled in Class AAAA wlth Houston Miltay and Port SArthur clashing at Beaumont land Dallas Jefferson and Gar iland playing at Dallas Friday Champion Pampa Stakes on Odessa at Pampa and t Austin McCallum meets Laredo I tat Ban Antonio Four to State S The four winners go to the Class AAA also has regional games except In Region where there will be a tourna at Lubbock among Here San Angelo l Lakeview and Green i i v Ville and Kilgore play at Com ffmerce and South San Antonio jjand Kingsville at Corpus Christ Friday while Smiley and j Jj Jnont French clash at Bryan This division also sends four i fe teams to the state tournament do Classes AA and Class AA has these regional J tournaments At Lubbock Semi is Sf At Denton Whites j New Lon IIP At College Station At Victoria Clear Creel San Antonio Devine Class AA Class AA has these reglona tournaments At Lubbock White Deer At Denton HoIIi White At College Station Troup Orange At Victoria Missouri City Corpus Christ Four There will be eight regiona tournaments in Class whicl sends eight teams to the state The tournaments re At Canyon Bovlna Turkey Knot Roacoe High At Brownwood Hawley Val ley At Sherman Henrietta Mid Everman Roxton At K i I g o r o Blooming Franks Spring At Brenham Nor Big At San Marcos Round Top At Kingsville San At Odessa Bal Van Bail PORTO Three Britons Listed Among Top Heavies NEW YORK UP Thow ftway those old gags about hori zontal British For the first time since Ring Maga zine started its world boxing ratings 33 years three of the big boys from the British Isles occupied berths among the heavyweight divisions lop 10 The monthly ring re leased had British and Ice Cream GOOD AU THE TELEPHONE TR 48021 British Empire champion Hen ry Cooper fourth and two form er British and Brian London and Joe ninth a 25yearold Welsh rejoined the selection group on the strength of his up 10round decision over American Willie Pastrana in London Willie Drops of Miami was dropped from fifth place to seventh for his narrow In half of the list was filled by Swedens undefeated European heavy weight J n g e m a r and Cubas Nino Valdcs maintained their one two The remainder of the top 10 Includes Zorn third Sonny Phila fifth light heavyweight champion Archie San and Eddie Liston was named fighter of the month for his knockout over Mike Dejohn of Syra Dejohn was removed from the list to make way for The nations thoroughbred tracks drew pa trons during WORTH A TRIP TO HOUSTON FAT STOCK SHOW AND RODEO February 25 thru Morch 8 Performances Matinees Saturdays and Sundays Sam Houston Coliseum starring JAMES ARNESS as MARSHAL MATT DILLON star of TVs GUNSMOKE Worlds Greatest Calf Scramble Cutting Horse Contest at EVERY performance PRICES Nights and Sunday Matinees Saturday Matinees OOD SEATS AVAILABU FOR EVERY PERFORMANCE Coliseum Box Office Open Monday thru Saturday 9 6 For information call CA 46851 COMMENTS BY CANANT By TALMADGE CANANT Daily Sun Sports Editor NOT SEAKCIHNG FOR CLOV Louis Cardinal catcher Jim might look like ho is searching the sod for fourloaf clovers at the spring training camp at but he is actually run ning through an acoustical Cot Roch ester manager helping out at the Cards hits a ball into the the player then runs in the direction he thinks the hall has gone and attempts to make the AP Wirephoto Circle K Clouts Kiwunis Texas February 1959 CAROL HEISS WINS SKATING CROWM AIMING FOR 1960 By GBIMSLEY COLORADO if she tight erase the fantastic rcls of Sonja Henie and prove ersclf the greatest woman fig re skater who ever Thanks But Carol prefers to She ants to finish marry nd have a houseful of Suppose I skated until I was 6 or 27 and kept winning gold the sparkling young uecn of the ice What ould I drawer full of icdals gathering and a asted Miss a bakers laughter from Ozone und a junior nt New York swept to her fourth slniiffht world womens igure skating Thursday When she two of her lief Hanna Walter of ustria and Sjoukje Dijkstra of np rushed up and nbracod Youre wonder said We didnt incl losing to Carol is called the lonesome No other skator is She is also called the skates EvcryboJy She looks and acts like the retty little girl dhe as blonde grocn eyes apd quick She bubbles with Fame has not spoil i Her Edward s u linker of modest moans on Long ts Her who died in took extra work as n dpsignnr to sec1 that atol und her younger sis got proper shat np The longer T live Ihe i now much mother ind dad sacrificed for arol They skimped and and saw that we got the Carol began skating at 6 jl ic Brooklyn Ice caught le eye of faniefl coach Pierie runct at 8 and nt 12 was an ipcrienccd She was 1 when she com ted in the Olympic Games at in barely j ring to Tenley Carol beat Miss Albright lat elthat year for the first of her world ill at Her died shortly disappoint ed that Carol had never won an Olympic gold It Olympics Aim Is the memory of thi I The Circle K Club of Navarro Junior College staged a second surge on the NJC court to defeat the Corsican 1636 here Thursday About 80 persons turned out for the Proceeds went to help send the Circle Kcrs to convention this Lead At Half The Kiwanians led at the During the halftime Intermis the Navarro under the direction of played several Six of the Navarro Nella Peggy Pat Beverly Zoe Ann and Darla Sue performed an Arkansas Traveler They also did another which is driving the yount cnampion through at least an other year of exhausting prep She rises often at and sometimes her practice carries on until I havent had a date for she Brunei insists Misss Heiss tj day is the greatest figure skat of all She is much ire precise on her figures much smoother free skater than was he Miss Henic put together 10 straight world championships between 1927 and 1936 and add eti three Olymnic starling in I only want the Olympic Carol 1 dont intend to con tinue long at this nor will I uvcr turn Clinic Popular DALLAS ip proached the mark today for a twoday coaching clinic drawing high school and foot ball coaches from all parts of the Between and conch es are expected to atttcnd the Grimmclt clinic beingdirected jointly by head coaches Bud Wilkinson of Oklahoma and Duffy Daughcr ty of Mlchisnn Also assisting in the clinic are Iowas Forest Navys Eddie LSUs Paul Dietzel and TCUs Abe Jo secretary of the has been Cleveland Womens Bowling for Tonight In Kligore the Blooming Grove basketball team carries the 49B escutch eon Into regional The to put It is and Lion Coach Wayne Cyphers Is frankly not optimistic about the There arc sev eral good reasons for not the least of which is the fact that some teams arc close enough to that corkfloored gym to get in a practice ses sion on it before game Blooming Grove Is too far away for But the records of the other regional teams are most and the opposi lion has been You gather Cyphers would be very surprised to see the Lions survive the first Tuesday morning and the finals will come Tuesday Another man who is not th most optimistic in the worl right now is Jesse It was you wh took the Corsicana High base ball club to dizzy heights las year before the South Santon crash It is you may be sure who is worried about the lac of experience on this year though there are 3 boys out there trying for place on the when the weathe His problem is How to mak two starters from last year di for a whole ball So Cummings confesses I have seen few boys who giv promise of being We may have to do something be sides hit this One week from this after noon the Tiger nine has a game scheduled here with Mary Kay Lou Linda and Plans are being completed for the Texas Conference bas ketball tournament here next Monday and It is hoped that Corsicana and Navarro county basket ball fans will turn out for this There will he eight tcams from the far corners of the and they bring the best basketball available in Texas juco ranks here for the twoday This Is Corslcanas first time to host this and a good crowd would do no possible harm to NJCs rep utation as a Irst round play Is due Mon while semifinals are due Nancy the NJC major also did a Second Half To open the second half of the Kiwanls had several slow made a couple of costly and the younger set began to pull Midway the third quarter the Circle Kcrs caught and passed the Kiwanis The box score CIRCLE K CLUB FG FT PF TP Jones 0 0 0 100 Kennedy Matthys Wcchunt Herod Bcnham Jones Ramthun Smith Ho wo rd Gibson Kuppor Holllngsworth 1 1 2 1 4 1 0 3 5 2 1 22 KIWANIS CLUB Pollock Patrick 4 Cook Kerley Currington Turn Harris Turn Johnston Cook 3 1 2 9 0 n o IT Former Texas Leaguer Killed EAGLE jof the most colorful of the Tex as Leagues performers In th 1920s was killed yesterday when his pickup truck skidded on a rainswept highway and over He was Howard Fitzgerald who played with Wichita Falls from 1924 to Witt 0 Fort Worth in 1931 and with 2 San Antonio in 2J Fitzgerald was alone whei 2Jthe truck skidded out of con 4 near his farm home abou 2 10 miles from here and some 9 30 miles west of 2 In games played in th Fitzgerald har B u hatting 10j He had operated a farm am SjCleaning plant here since 2 hallpiaying 46 HORNS I AUSTIN 2j of Texas defeated Texas and swimming team 6026 here last night for their third dua 4 meet victory of the 6 4 4 1 0 0 36 Ottn Sparky who played as an inficldcr with the 1933 Cincinnati is a scout for the Washington Attention Home Owners OLD HOMES NEW HOMES WOOD HOMES MASONUV HOMES ALL CAN BE INFESTED WITH TERMITES ENJOY HEAL PEACE OF MIXD WITH DEPENDABLE SCIENTIFIC PROTECTION FROM SOUTHWEST OLDEST PEST International Exter minators Killers of roaches and other SINCE Call Stack TR46961 Free Inspection No EXCLUSIVE ENGAGEMENT Seats NOT Reserved CONTINUOUS PERFORMANCES becomes Walt Disneys iVLMost Wonderful Motion Picture THIS IS THE ONLY THEATRE IN THIS whoro you con see ell the o this magnificent motion picture In TECHNIRAMA and ONLY can you experience the sensation of Its glorious music in lull STEREOPHONIC SOUND as Disney visualized its perfect A BreiWlkini Spectacle Set to f erde doles Celebrated Giand Canyon Suite WALT DISNEYS GRAND CANYON CinimoKopt full StirHphemt feund Hillside DRIVEIN Dial TR48701 3 BIG MOVIES Now Thru Sunday Shows Once at Shows Once at Second round of the Mildrec Dads Clubs grade school has ketball tournament comes to Seven schools are send ing teams to this the firs one to be attempted by the Mil dred It will continue through Sat urday when finals are There has been more competi tive interest in the grade cagers on the part of Class B schools this year than in the if we can judge that cate gory Mildreds team of had an excellent rec ord in the past couple of entering several tour naments at Bast Texas points where these events for the youngsters are not First First Quintets Win First Methodist and First Baptist adult division teams won their YMCAChurch Lea gue basketball contests Thurs day night Firstplace First Methodist beat EmC with Fuller acoring 18 points to lead the winners and Reed lending him help to the tune of 14 First Baptist outpointed North Corsicana 4139 in a close McColpin of the win ners and Lorimer of the losers each scored 12 points to tie for ligh pojnt honors for the The box score FIRST METHODIST FG FT PF TP Fuller 6 6 1 Tluker 0 0 0 Tewes 2 1 2 Fleed 7 0 2 ord 3 0 1 Callicutt 1 1 2 Steely 2 1 0 21 9 EMC 8 51 Hooten 0 King 3 unn 4 McOory 1 Skinner 3 Cummins 3 14 8 11 36 FG FT PF TP Reed Wilcox Stack Irlmmctt lOiimer Doolen 19 1 FIRST Dooley 5 Woody 2 McKie 1 5 Brietz 1 McColpin 5 19 39 11 12 2 41 i I J I r KWfw1 NOW SHOWING THRU SUNDAY JOHN SAXON MOLLY BEE tove PLUS IS THIS THE TRUTH BEHIND THE GREAT IOSIOH ROBBERY JULIE GEORGE CURTISADAMSNADER A UNIVERSAL INHRNATIONAI PICTURE Four Win Openers In Mildred Meet 27 SpL Frost and Wortham boys Blooming Grove and Emhouse girls came through the first round of play with victories Thursday night in the Mildred Grade School Basketball tour Frost boys beat and Worthams boys scraped by Blooming 18 Blooming Groves girls edged while Emhouse irls got a 3111 win over the Frost Four more games will be play ed High scorers in the boys were Lucas of Wortham and Luther of Blooming with 6 and 10 respective ly Green and Williams of each of whom got 8 and Davis and Neil of each of whom scored 6 Janice Jackson of with 13 and Lavon Fitz erald of Blooming vith were high in their game while Vera Dill of Mickey George Weiss Talk On Salary m the New York Yankees 1 power ar rived here Thursday night and aid he planned to call General Manager George Weiss for a alary conference The 26yearold centerfield tar did not say whether he vould sign his but in icated that he and the Yankees vere not far Holds Out who earned ast reportedly Is holding iut for a after sending Mickey a ontract calling for has agreed to boost the figure but apparently wants Mantle to agree to certain conditions be ore yielding to the sluggers lemands for Mickey wants no part of any oiiditional I am not going to talk about Weiss replied when asked to specify what the conditions In the past the misconduct thing has been Weiss was referring to the case in which it was re jorted that Whitey balked at iigning a conditional contract igrecing to observe curfew reg ilations and other training There absolutely was no be lavior clause attached to Fords Weiss We nerely wanted him to adhere to i proscribed diet which he fail d to do last Sun Want Ads Bring vith 18 and Barbara ockran of with 4 Bd their team Crossroads boys led Frost at he and fell in the econd Todays slate opens with the 30 game between Wortham nd Mildred and continues the matching between mhouse and Richland U Emhouse and Frost iris whiie the closer atches Crossroads and Bloom ig Grove boys in consolation Voriham Girls rake Second High girls handed airfield girls their second de at of the weelc here Thursday ght in nonconference basket all In a B Fairfields girls on a 4526 Nancy Stooksberry led the iTortham quint in scoring with and teammate Linda enry scored Edith Nettle ad 21 for Fairfleld is the 20A district Wortham is 49B SKATING to 10 Saturdays tint to 8 Professional Instructor KOLLEBCADE West Highway 31 Phone TB 40276 and Fringe Opmtnrl IDEAL NOW SHOWING NEW HORRORS IN BLOODY COLOR Blood Of The Vampire PLUS 2ND EXCITING Spy In The Sky PHONE TR21121 4 te GREAT SOUTHWEST HOW SHOWING GARY COOPER KARL MAIDEN FROM THE PRIZE NOVEL A PICTURE OF THUNDERING POWERf The Hanging TVee Introducing I U1DTW TECHNICOLOR8 A S FROM WARNER MIDNITE SHOW SATURDAY NIGHT Also Sunday Monday Tuesday SUSAN HAYWARD I torrid and true The story of Barbara Graham The lost but never lonely sinner who got the roughest deal life ever dealt SEE Susan Hayward Winner of New York Critics Award for BEST ACTRESS OF THE YEAR nominated for the Academy Award and a favorite to win this honor for her stlrrinp perform ance as Barbara Graham ;