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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - December 14, 1953, Florence, South CarolinaPage s the Florence morning news Florence s. C. Monday morning december 14, 1953 Florence tourney opens of Olanta 76 teams we for county title tonight Olanta. Dec. 13 sixteen boys Florence youths win Golf prizes in Pinehurst meet Fly special correspondent Pinehurst n. A. Dor. J3 and girls basketball teams Florenee. S. A. Lads stole show Here today in the Caro Linss association s final one Day tournament of the season played in a steady downpour. The Trio. Ruddy tinker John Orr and Hilly Womack were the Only repro of the Florence country club and All three took Home trolliet. Baker 12. And Orr 13. Tied for Low net i a no i Rel so and Womack 12, had Low net on no 2 ii Nasr in the clan c a total of ibs golfers participated in the event. Tinker s Cross was m and Eom hired with a 21-stroke Handicap o live him n 63, while Orr obtain Orl the tie Wilh an 85 i Oss and i Handicap. Womack had in 86 and a 22-stroke Handicap to Oad his class with a 6-1 net. A t Dorset jr., 30 of Salisbury. Irid Low Cross on the no. 3 course with n 74, while Ray h. Taylor of Ciucht schools tangle Here this week in annual Florence county r.-11-Kctbsll tournament which opens is the High school gym tomorrow at 6 o clock. The tourney is sponsored annually by the Florence county recreation commission and will attract teams from jul Fonvil a Timmins Villa. Pamplico Hannah Lake City Coward. Tianta sort Bonaire. Hannah won both championships aft year and open this year s action the Hannah girls face John son Villa at and boys trams from the schools Tan pc it and Uick c ily girls take the floor at and Timmonsville boys face Lake City s quintet at in the first Day s finale. Tuesday s action will be opened by a me Ting Between Bonaire and Coward girls followed by boys teams from those schools. Pump Lico and Olanta wind up the final round with the girls meeting at and the boys at the semifinals Are scheduled for wednesday night with the of mils on tap for Friday. Trophies will be presented winning and runner up teams of both sexes. Officials for the tourney will be Kirby Jordan Jimmy Welch and Walt As assigned by the Pec Dee basketball officials admission prices will be 50 cents for adults and 25 for students. Italians win soccer Genoa. Italy. Dec. 13 War contine Star Eduardo Recagni led an inspired italian National soccer team to a surprising 3-0 upset of Czechoslovakia in their International cup matched today. Greensboro 30, shot a 73 to take Gross honors on no. 2. The Handicap of the Florence wen1 assigned the first f the year and their scores in Licate an improvement of seven of eight stroke. The 49 ers Romp san Francisco dec. 13 up balding quarterback A. Tittle threw four touchdown passes am fullback Joe Perry scored three 0-polntors today As the san fran Cisco 49crs overran the Baltimore Colt s 45-14 in the last Gifune of i 1953 National football league sea son. Pc Erskine tops in state ily the associated press Columbia dec. 13 Tevian and Erskine remain the Only undefeated quintets in South Caro Ina College Basic thrill ranks after to weeks of the Yong 1953-54 sea Ion. Presbyterian has Jvon five scor ing 403 Points to 307, while Erskine Tias won three scoring 290 to 237 and winning two by 100 or More Points Erskine has knocked off for Thi Christmas holidays resumes Pla next month but presbyterian get another go at Clemson tuesday. Night. Presbyterian beat Clemson 92-6 two weeks ago at Clinton. Thl week s re match at Clemson top a nine game slate for the Slat teams tomorrow night offers four the nine Gulics Wofford at la noir Hhynek Furman at Home 1 teachers and Charleston at pied Mont. Mca sunday school league to organize the Myca sunday school boys basketball organizational meeting vill be held at the Myca thursday Light at and All churches Are urged to have a representative inc sent. Last season the Emma null Bap is boys copped the it. Henrj Stone memorial award Tor he second straight time and Nee Only one More win to retire the Rophy. First Baptist Winner three times retired the major Kirk Stewar memorial award three years ago Central methodist has finished on of once. S. C. Industrial school Pavc won out in the a league in last years. Play will begin in the league Jan the be Sirur was organized to stimulate sunday school attendance and to furnish organized recreation for churches taking part. Players must be members of the Clysse. They represent and must have an attendance record of 50 per Een As of dec. Is. Players cannot be a member the High school varsity and mus be under 19 years of age As o dec. 31. Anytime his attendance drops below 50 per cent he i dropped from the roster. Players cannot be added to a team s roster during playoffs. Myca schedule for the week monday open y juniors practice men s work Doug Ford puts pressure by Ben Funk Miami. Fla., dec. 13 we youth Ful Doug Ford the most consistent golfer of the 1953 professional Campaign whipped Veteran Sam Snead in a torrid two Man Battle Over the final 30 Hole stretch today to win the Miami open tournament. Trailing Snead by a stroke at the Start of the last round. Ford caught up with the West Virginia Slammer on the first Hole to launch a see saw fight in which it was Snead that finally yielded under the pressure. Ford snatched a two stroke mar Gin at the Lith with a Birdie and lowered the Boom at the 550-Yard 15th Hole when he Sank a spectacular 80-Yard approach shot out of the Trees for an Eagle 3. The Ball dropped near the Edge of the Green and rolled straight to the cup. Eagles smother Cleveland 42-27 to spoil bid for slate out period Mcleod s nurses practice. Tuesday team no. 1 is team no. 2 team no. 3 is team no. 4 High school boys practice men s workout presbyterian boys practice. Wednesday Junior High 7th graders practice y juniors practice open for Sun Day schools open. Thursday no. 1 is team no. 4 team no. Is team no. 3 High school oys men s workout Iii Manuel boys practice. Friday open meet no of Harllee. Vikentie and Briggs 7th graders y juniors act inc. Saturday free period free period. That gave Ford a Lead of fou strokes in the round and he in creased it to five on the last hoi when the fading Snead muffed six foot putt to take a bogey five. The husky Ford a Yonkers. N y., pro who has played Golf 25 of his 31 years posted a three under 67 for a 72-Hole total of 272, eight strokes under for the Miami Springs Munici course to beat Snead by four strokes and deny him a sixth championship in this tournament. There were no other players in serious Contention in the stretch drive. Snead who shot 72 for a 276, finished second by a stroke Over Claude Harmon Maroneck n.y., and Marty Furgol Lemont 111. The Tup prize boosted Ford s tournament winnings for the year to he was second during the Campaign Only to Lew Worsh am the Oakmont pa., vet eran who earned Worsham won out on the strength of his historic 150-Yard wedge shot that won him s25.000 by dropping into the cup on the final Hole at the Tarn o Shanter in Chicago. Ford s Eagle shot on the 15th was Only the second Best shot of the Day. Al Besselink of grossing or n.y., who finished in a sixth place tie at 279, canned a 200-Yard approach for a double Eagle Deuce at the 500-Yard fifth. The Home of Christmas gifts tires for dad toys for kiddies toasters Waffle Irons and other g. for Mother come in and select what you want and use our Lay away plan open fridays til 9 p. M. Auto quiz for new car buyers what new automobile covered Miles with a Gas mileage like this Aero Willys of course Cox motors inc. 181 e. Chives St. Dial 6381 i a Urrih a s. C. By Kall la Bernstein Philadelphia Dee. 13 we a fired up Hock of Philadelphia eagles smothered pro football s Mas Ter passer Otto Graham and unleashed a pulverizing offence of their own today to snap the Cleve land Browns 11 game winning Streak 42-27. A record Home crowd of roaring fun saw the Browns suf Fer their worst National football league defeat in history. The eagles in completely out playing the 1053 Eastern division champions clinched second place in the division As a result of Washington s defeat by Pittsburgh. The 1 eng los and redskins were tied for Nini Borup honors in the Eastern division before today s Competition. Bobby Tomason the league s fourth Best passer threw three touchdown passes As he completed 23 of 35 tosses for 331 Yards. The usually Alert Cleveland pass de sense failed to intercept any of Thomason s Aerial thrusts. Score by periods Cleveland .10 3 7 7-2 Philadelphia 0 14 14 Cleveland scoring touchdowns Renfro. Carpenter Lac ill. Conver Sions Groza 3. Field goals Groza 2. Philadelphia scoring touch Downs Pihos Thomason Johnson cd Halter 2, Walston. Conversions Walston 6. I join our lube South Carolina National Bank member . 167 n. Irby St. Dial 5673 Goodyear service store extra shopping hours America s Best dressed santas Are choosing Van teen give him the famous Van Heusen Century with the revolutionary soft Collar that won t wrinkle Lutr soft a Fine is easy to launder the fold to turn in the Collar so you just Iron it Flat. Lip it Over. Perfectly smooth Fie can twist it twirl it Bend it curl it ano1 it a positively won t wrinkle Eivor Only Stein s proud is the word for old Stagg and you la be proud to give this top Kentucky Bourbon old Stagg men s shop 170 West Evans St Florence. 500.000.000 bottles cant be wrong never before has one Ken Tucky distillery produced this incredible total of Fine Bour Bon that s Over 13 billion drinks by popular demand a remarkable value i America s largest seeing straight Kentucky Bourbon 86 proof the Sugg di5t. Co., Frankfort by. Every Friday every saturday and every monday now through december 21st also open until pm tuesday and wednesday dec. 22 and 23 Sears will close at . Christmas est guaranteed or your Money Bacic 131 a Irby St. Florence s. C. Dial 43g1

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