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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - August 19, 1955, Florence, South CarolinaPage 2-b the Florence morning news. Florence. S. Friday morning August 1955 to s Mark stadium boxing Wolcutt Johnson take abbreviated main events by Sonny Smith morning news Sporis writer knockouts mostly the result of mismatches monopolized the verdicts on the five bout boxing card held last night at american legion stadium. Florence Jimmy Calcutt scored a to in of the first round against inexperienced Ronald Rocky Cole Manof Charlotte n. A. In half of the double main event and kid Johnson of Jacksonville Fla chilled James kid Sweatt of Charlotte in of the fourth of their scheduled eight round fight. The Green Coleman saw from the first flickering left of Calcutt that the ring that night was no place for him. He immediately hopped on his bicycle and forced Calcutt to Chase him around the ring. Coleman proved an inviting tar get As he lodged himself in a Neutral Corner and was pounded atop the head. In his haste to Retreat Coleman backed himself through the ropes just As the Bill sounded ending the round. He was unable to an Gwen the Call for the second round. Johnson in the other half of the main attraction began stalking Coleman suffered a sprained Back in his first round thimble outside of the ropes attendants Al Mcleod infirmary reported late last night. Sweatt from the Bell in the fourth round and sent him to the Canvas with a rapid succession of rights and lefts. Showboat Sweatt started off like he was going to make a real Battle of it by Landing several looping efts. Both fighters spent the a oily of their time on infighting with each connecting on some Tell no punches. By far the Best bout was the one Between the pair of human the whip single Ary and Sammy Mims of Cliar Otte. The two slugged it out toe o toe until Mims dumped single Ary for the big count in of lie fourth. Some terrific punishment was dealt out during their match. Mims a scrappy Wildcat was Jar red in the second when he ran into a Neutral Corner. But he More than made up for this by sitting the whip Down Early in the fourth with a right d shot to the jaw. He terminated the fight with another right a new seconds later. Pop Gaddy a heavyweight from Florence gained the second Knock out of a two fight pro career when he belted out his under matched opponent buddy Sykes of Fayette Villa n. C., 1.27 of the fourth and final slated round. Sykes apparently had absorbed too much from the hard pounding Gaddy. Darlington heavyweight Joe Thomas in his initial pro Start knocked out David Henderson of Salisbury n. C., in of the opening round. A Power packet left did the big damage a follow up right Landing As he fell. Baker shoots. One Over Par in jape Golf Columbus aug. 18 Lorunce 14-year-old buddy Baker Vas still hotter on the greens to Lay As he posted a one Over Par 73 .0 remain in Contention for the in Ernat ional Jaycees Golf Tournai Neil at the Midway Point. That gave Baker who had a 74 yesterday a total of 147, ii strokes kick of Leader Phil Rogers of san scored when a double play in the strange adventure of Jwo reckless men ror Calhoun Julie Adams Ray Danton cartoon news sports features now colonial cooled by air conditioning Pate hurls bats rebels to 5-3 win White sox split twin Bill with a s by Keu Mcelveen Lake City aug. Is Veteran Raymond 1 at pitched and batted Lake City to a Fyk Palmetto league Victory Over Hemingway Here to night setting the tigers Down on five hits and driving Home the tying and winning runs himself with a seventh inning single. Hemingway got its runs All of then the filth. With one out. Hill Leonard walked and Gibbons beat out an infield hit and moved to third on Gene Moore single Moore stole second and then Pate lashed a 2-2 pitch into Center to Chase both runners Diego calif., last year s runner up and medallist who took a three stroke Lead Over the Field with his second successive sub Par round. The Ali year old swinger shot a Over the Par co Lumbus country club course to go with his opening round 66. He swapped places with first round Leader Sam Carmichael of Martinsville ind., who took a 40 after his Brilliant opening 65 for a total. Jack Rule of Waterloo Iowa was next with 70-71-141. There was a three Way tie for fourth among Frank old Ridge of Valdos la ga., medallist Dick Foote of Santa Ana calif., and Deanc by Inan of Bethesda. My. All had 142s. Old Ridge had a Fine one of the five subpar rounds of the Day. Allen Geiberger the defending Champion from Santa Barbara calif., remained in Contention with a but Billy Dunn of Dun can olda., reigning Urga Junior Golf Lillis shot himself out of the running with an 81 for a 1s4 total the scramble for the a Divi Sion tide n 30-Hole affair for the youngsters who failed to make the championship group ended in a three Way tic and will be played off tomorrow. Dick Carmody of Long Beach calif., Jimmy Bratten of san an Ohio tex., and Raymond sure Etc of Topeka kan., All had 146s Over the Par 70 course. He s o big bad major Stith a big loud Mouth and an army that Cap fire your heart i a Lille Adams Joe a corks features coming soon the seven year itch Marilyn Monroe news now air conditioned Circle the i at i Ethel Merman Donald o Connor Vera Ellen George Sanders in Broadway s super show stopper musical Pohn hurls 40th Victory St. Louis. Aug. 13 Palm tonight scored his second hell s Island in Vista vision and color with John Payne and Mary Murphy dual drive in Vas thrown wild at second and

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