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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - August 25, 1955, Florence, South CarolinaThursday morning August 25.1955 Florence morning news sports news the Florence morning news. Florence. S. Pagel it softball tourney opens tonight i not race but a Horsey ends with Tom Safell falling being tagged out a rundown Between second and third yesterday. Making the tag is Cincinnati re leg to nerd baseman Rockey Bridges while Roy Mcmillan no. 11, is helping to put out the piers i Burgh outfielder. Play started with reds Catcher Smokey Burgess called for a pitch out on an a attempted steal. See Story on Page 1-B._______________________________Tfp wire photo Seixas grabs spot on Davis cup team Rico Reto cops Alabama pot to pull upset by the press w. Arnold Hanger s Rico Relo raced to a Surprise Triumph if the 75th Alabama oldest race in the nation for 3-year-old fillies at Saratoga yesterday wednesday As the highly regarded Wheatley stable entry of misty morn and High voltage disappointed their backers in the crowd of the Best the entry could do was third which went to misty morn under 121 pounds. High voltage lop weight at 124 pounds was seventh in the Field of eight. Ted Atkinson Rode misty morn and Eddie Arcaro was astride High voltage. Co Relo carrying Only 113 pounds and Ridden by Bill Boland. Stepped the mile and one Quarter in 4-5 and was drawing away Al the finish As she won by three lengths. Forest Hills. N.y., aug. 24 Champion Vic Seixas clinched his berth on the american Davis cup team today by beating understudy Ham Richardson in produce or else Tennis match by capt. Bill Talbert. The 31-year-old playing brilliantly turned Back Richardson on the Center court of the West Side Tennis i-3, j-6, 6-3. Afterwards in an informal press conference Talbert left no doubt he would nominal Seixas and Wimbledon Lille Holder Tony tra Bert for the opening singles matches against Australia Friday. The draw is scheduled for ii a.m., est tomorrow. After Young Richardson had threshed Seixas in two love sets tuesday Talbert said he might be youngster instead of Seixas against forced to use the Baton Rouge la., the aussies. He gave the Ameri Tennis delayed mass. Aug. 24 lie his position in a bad to head Bat the today. Postponement of major matches i the two opening singles Are and another default today marked j scheduled Friday Starling at the activity in the ill fated followed by the Dou Lional doubles Tennis tournament at Longwood. Miles saturday at . And final singles sunday with the though he weather was favor the entire three a outdoor courts remained soggy and slip Jery from yesterday s Rains. Rain flood and the aftermath of hath Al Topman is expected to nominate Low have knocked out seven Days Lewis Load and Ken the Rokeby stable s Blue ban Ner outlasted misty adorn by a Rcck. Rico Relo. Carrying Only 111 2.50 in picking up from Gross purse of the j laughter of Kico Monte had won. Only three of her ii previous starts j his season and failed completely n four races last year. H. F. Bowyer s big dome 5-year old son of loss loss. Provided a j to the featured old Mystic purse at Lincoln Downs. I taking the decision in the mile and the favored a Airilee owned by Art collard. The Winner moved from fourth at the head of the stretch after Raintree had led most of the Way and seemed assured of Victory until the last few strides. Big dome can Champion Alliance to save negotiated the distance on a slow track in 1.43 3-5. He paid s4.co and and was Ridden by Harold red keen. East acres Cosmah established herself As a possible favorite in the Margate stakes next week with a smashing 11-Lenglh Victory in the. I r d l re ouf of fhe fire yesterday Are left to right Yog Berra Bob grim and Mickey Mantle. Berra and Mantle hit Back to Back Home runs a the ninth a neg while grim got credit for the Victory with his Relief work the Yankees won by a 3 to 2 margin. Sec Story on Page 2-b. A we photo Palmetto playoffs for second straight night the Palm Llo league Willi most the two clubs decided to Call if Bander from presbyterian College he Las in weeks n i Vii lbs of the last two weeks of its season cancelled by hurricanes was be off nil u a Atco purse at Atlantic City. Hidden by Karl Korle the inning to have the same trouble with its Shaughnesy playoffs last night As the Post season activities were postponed or the second straight night. The Raines have been scheduled again for tonight with Lake City scheduled to go to Hemingway and Millins to Georgetown. The rebels who pulled a Holly amateurs play Wichita kan., aug. 24 s. Joseph mich., aus cos co favored with Boucini for National finish to whip Georgetown tiny series will be telecast in color Over a i Abc i nationwide circuit. Australian team capt. The i furlongs in in pc played Hosl to the year old daughter of cosmic bomb 7 g the la Sale championship scampered the i furlongs in to played Host to the 4-5. Janet n. Kelley s i and fair j tigers who finished in finished second a length and of the elongated 10-Day affair. Two Young veterans of 20. For ahead of Ridge stable s More the Rains started falling about Ink of in i j. In hour and a half before Gamo finals Are set Lor saturday if play the singles while counting on Hoad Apps can resume without and the flashy Rex liar wig for cosi wave b again tonight. Jas expected to Start for the tigers Oose string bean Wellik will prob ably go with Ace who saved their Archie White championship game for them when a rally ending double play in the ninth inning. Georgetown and Mullins wore scheduled Al Mullins for the Sec honors won their second Start of Lul Iraq Gill time last night but the National non professional baseball tourney tonight by ing an outclassed air Force club i doubles. For Cosmah returned fl.20, and i time and when they appeared i s3.20. Ready to continue managers Copl or irom Falls mont., id to 0 in a game shortened to seven innings by the seven run Lead Rule. In an earlier Gau Rio Grande Yllic Rains which seemed to cover most of the pee. Dee caught them i Loo. A Good Start today As a record they meet in the of 120 players registered cily a Onikul will pro the Deluse of rain Darlington Ben Neffsville meet in opener the lower stale invitational mans soft Hall tourney will open on i lie Junior High Field tonight at with a Deubl Chrader. The tourney is sponsored by the City recreation department and the Florence softball league. Two out. Of towns teams will open the tourney As Darlington and Nen Wellsville Hook up. In the Sec Ond game v. F. W., runners up in City play will Lake on Yuniter at p. M. Friday night Al game four will pit Myrtle Beach air base with scariest of Florence while game five at will Send coca cola City champions against Kingstree. Game six will have the winners if game one and two meeting at saturday while in the night Cap game seven will feature the winners of game five and four. Monday nigh at 7 is losers of game one and two will meet in the seventh game while at game ii jail will Send losers of games 3 and 4 against each other. Game nine will match winners of games 5.ami ii on tuesday night at while game will feature losers of game five and i Al tuesday night. The winners of game 7 and will Hook up wednesday night fit while game nine losers will Lake on game eight Winner Al thursday night the winners of i to games will play at 8 up. M. While on Friday night the Winner will Mcd i he winners Brae lick Leader at i p. M. Chit Schuyler and Weber Jen Kins will be official Umpire for the tourney Willi John Ilar Llee or. As official storekeeper. J. Homer Taylor cily league president and Hill leffers. Cily recreation director will be co chairman of the tourney. No admission will be charged however the Bat will be passed to defray expenses of the tourney. Pro am washed piano Eburg. Aug. 24 m the third annual lid isto pro Ama cur Golf tournament got off to ably Send top hurler Burton touch that hit Orangeburg in the Early Berry of Georgia to inc Mound Jall Canoun completely while the planters arc expected play but also cancelled the scores to use High school Star those who had already Corn Sheppard. Pulde play. Short on guards tackles National league by the Brooklyn an in York .fi5 Philadelphia .61 Cinci Nnoli Chicano .s3 it. Limit 5. ,52r-181 .4.1-1 i Hind 12 i by our Sansbury Lare in Charles Howard George Morong news sports writer the Semi optimism of Welch Abbott Bobby Krislow and aug. 24 backed up Well by the re let Holly. The latter two divided we can get the tackle and guard turn of 12 Ioctl Crmen this season i quarterback duties during 14 slots filled and barring the fact Ilia Only four of Lasij Collins ill acc .1.0 we ought to be As Good As starters and three this year replacing Grad were last year starters were lost. Ii Odds and Ray Norwood these were the words of St. Unfortunately one of the losses the Devil s hard sunni ii fullback Brooklyn s. Chii Aya 5 Jewr York 4, St. Louis i 4, Cincinnati 2 Only games scheduled today s Cincinnati at Brooklyn 2 vein 5-7 and Black fi-21 Vires 18-8 and Craig 3-31 or a Poutier a ii. Milwaukee at new up Iii o2-12 or Nichols 8-6 is. Spain u4-1h or go Inez fl-6l. Chicago at Pittsburgh no Minnor 8-7 face 3-41. Is. Lonis at Philadelphia Baddie 10-121 and Jackson 5-111 is. Rob erts 20-9 and in Tivin 12-1 1. Who gained 7j7 Yards last season. Dorily was named earlier his football coach Lii my shrine howler Hilly Welch about the Prospect of his a speedy halfback Olio Spain i 1955 eleven. Plugged the 54 club. I 11. I i month to the lower state class Welc continued. I m not say Welch talking about the loss All stale team in the South no we i match last year s record Rhodes said. need a spark j Carolina football annual a Maga the Blue devils won eight and plug to Rhodes. which previews every car i lost Only three in hi.14. Or that that we can make pm Jhc team is any worse this year leading the list of returning but it lakes Breaks and a certain a Ellerman arc six of his season s i amount of Luck anytime. The boys starters Hobby Collins Kenneth Olizine which South Carolina College High school a and a slovene. A Center guard combination last year Dorily May be moved to tackle this season in Welch s search to fill Hie gaps left by All Star tackle Bill Smith and Bis counterpart Jimmy Dixon. Vic Benefit of about ten extra pounds this year Collins should be Able to add even to i the 5.10 Yards lie gained last sea son As Rhodes running mate. J Collins had a Rushing average in 51 of 6.9 and scored 42 of St. John s 220 Points but could be much better in 5.1. Howard who received honorable mention on several Allstate squads last season As a flank Man has american York Chicago Cleveland in Tor. Detrail Kansas City washing Tim Baltimore Rhi Caco 14-1. 1 Vork 3. Detroit 2 Clear Laurl 2, Filomon n Kansas cily k in Pel. Behind 48 go 4 i 13 to Kan k us ii. Ii my an or sol m won i nil f d. Rhind i t la i. m Mccoy wins Golf n Auk. I4 Mccoy of Luke Worth Defeated Art i Luvimin Olmi Nia Beach. Fla. I up. In the Fea Ture match today to enter the Semi finals of the Waynesville Counley club inv Ivalinn Roll tournament. Arc members of the t Lii Var uly of Florida toll learn tomorrow pre troit and Kii hunk meets Mccoy. 1 Darlington coach Welch looks football strategy with hit two quarterbacks Lester Holly left and Bobby Onslow run scr. The two divided signal calling duty ital a car and arc Eup cycled to gel about on equal amount of oppor Lumly to run the Boot this season the blur open sept. 9 with Cheraw. Morning j three years behind him As a regu Lar at end and along with Abbott who is playing his third year on the varsity should enjoy his Best season. Abbot a guard last year is also being experimented with at tackle. He and Dority at 170 and Iso pounds respectively Are the heaviest of the returning letter men in the Forward Wall although Howard and his possible cos Larter James Hunch who is not. Yet out May weigh in Al 170 or better by the devils game on sep Ember i. J Holly Only a Junior divided the i quarterback chores with lir Islow Lam season when the senior Field general bad an injured fool. Do spite Bis injury though Rislow completed 12 Oul of 21 passes in Lor Yards and 27 Points j with his fool healed should be Able to better Bis pass ing Mark this season but if any thing should happen in him i Lolly can till in Moie limn adequately. The Juul Hull i completed i out of year. Ibey did ils Onidi As Kumow i Sui in of Hie alar lers in i Iii Illus devils Ujj Nevii include Pound Vern Hose Caroline to sign i Oikin to aug. 24 , .1. C. I aniline of Columbia. Bad k imm Lulli arrived Loday ready in Muir Willi the Toni Miu arc Dipaul. Of the i Otto football i Nion. I fool who will Lake Over nor Wood s place fun Libak Dick Myers a linebacker last season who will move to Center if Dorily is shifted Hub Smith Hill s brother s position two rail Rohter s position two sub to Clos Troni year s Koberl Johnson Ami Suggs who arc being Iriceil at guard this Spotson and gone Stokes who will Boback at Bis Linc backing position his year hut also maybe Lair Fourl i Man Ber of the St. John s offensive backs old at my Bull. I other prospects ends i Charles Bradshaw and Eddie Shel Licud Lack tics Johnny Blackmon Hobby Childers and Lubie Tho nip son All Junior varsity graduates up from the Junior varsity. All in All the. Devils App car to be As Strong As they wort in 54 and equally As determined. Coach Welch description of the is Cloven at be cad of lie guards Dick Vaughn a who has Al. Ready three years varsity Cxperi-1 interview was the people thai Ince behind him although he is play us arc going in know they Only a Sophomore. Richard and have been in a Ball Tommy Bailey twins and Edwinl the schedule Cheraw sept. 9 Williamson can scr Charles Cook Jat Bishopville sept. 1c at Marion Hall Backie Ronnie Boston Phillip Sopt. 23 Mullins sept. 30, sum Campbell. Sunter Langston and . Oct. 7 Conway oct. 14 it c. Godfrey the Latler two up oct. 21 at Camden oct. The Junior varsity and at Kingstree nov. 4 Timmons Lilly Childers Bobby s Iwin Olsonville nov. 11 Carlsville nov. 18. Lugging most of the Luggage Lorth c St. John s Blue Devik will be Rhc duty of thu five lads this season. All returning ill Creon t hey Ore on three Point halfback Bobby Collini and Gene Stokes standing halfback Ronnie b Oslon fullback Vorn Barefoot and halfback Phillip Campbell. The Brickfield experience is expected of compensate somewhat for the Short age of guards and tackles. Morm no news by san Shuty

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