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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - December 18, 1957, Florence, South CarolinaPage 10 the Florence morning news Florence. S. C. Wednesday morning december 18, 12 77 tar heels at it again rated tops Foj the associated press the North Carolina tar heels have a lot going Tor them. They Are unbeaten in 36 frames the top ranked club in the associated press weekly basketball poll and the defending National collegiate champions. Happy visit a patient at the shrines Hospital Tor crippled children of san Francisco is an elated youngster As he i s visited by Jerry Cornelison sum tackle yesterday. Cornelison a West squad member a and other members of East Ond West teams visited the Hospital. A photo he treat before Christmas East West players find lame kids can be cheered by Jack Steven son san Francisco dec. 17 Iff the Little blonde 10-year-old, lying Flat on the Hospital bed looked with a wide smile and said softly i can raise up for a picture with so Litlie Ann did life her Shoul Ders up several indies while a photographer snapped the shot of her Wilh All America football player Jim Phillips of Auburn. Her Liny figure with casts on her legs was in marked contrast to the hulking 205-Pound Gri rider. But he Litlie crippled girl and the 6 foot 2 football giant smiled and talked like buddies. Ann was Jim s Mascot. And this was the Day rivalled Only by Christmas at the shrine crippled children s Hospital Here when both squads for the East West Charity game visited and talked with the Young Patin is. Most of the youngsters Don t understand the Kezar stadium game on dec. 28 raises thousands of Dol Lan for their Hospital. But they found it was fun to throw Little footballs to their heroes or just to talk. First the West squad visited the i Mascot Diana. She asked for his autograph and others of the East players. Since Diana could t leave her bed big Alex began Call ing other players or seeking them Oul while the Lille girl watched his every move. Michigan s Jim Pace also an All America talked with 7-year old Paulette. After he left she said my daddy and brother Are going to the football game. I m just As 1 walked with one of the players Don Gilbert of Michigan stale Nold four year old Linda in his big arms and carried her throughout j die Ward. Wisconsin s Dan Lewis played catch with Mike whose legs were held in traction. I want to get so f can go Home and play football with my Mike told the halfback. All the youngsters Ideal Ifird Only by their first names received Little White footballs. All were soon covered Wilh autographs. And there were moist eyes among the players and the eager Lille patients clamoured for their attention. My player is Dave Jesmer of i Oregon state and he s real of Neslers. Last year s visit made such an impression of Ohio stale s hefty Jim Parker that a week ago Here Svith the Baltimore Colts he called o see How his Mascot. Bonnie Ivas doing. He was told that she d improved and gone Home. Leaving the Hospital after nearly a two hour Visil Auburn s Phil lips voiced the Mutual feeling i did t have any idea what his would be like. It s Nice and they re a Bunch of wonderful kids. It make you enjoy the game even More and really want to play your 3cst." boys Ward while the East went to everyone their amazing Streak and High poll ranking will be in jeopardy this weekend in the Kentucky invitational tournament which also lists Kentucky West Virginia and Minnesota three others in the first 10 among the participants. The majority of the nation s sportswriters and sportscasters however maintained that after the first two weeks of the 1957 1958 Campaign the tar heels had he top outfit. Ont he strength of heir 4-0 record Frank Mcguire s ads received 63 first place votes and Points in the second poll of the season. Kansas which has had some difficulty in pulling together a 5-fl Nark was second. The Jay Hawks collected 21 votes for the lop spol and 939 Points Overall on the usual 10 Points for first 9 for second Etc basis. Kansas stale remained in third place. But Cincinnati s bearcats winners of their own invitational tournament climbed into fourth Ilace. Kentucky dropped to fifth allowed by Maryland san fran is. Utah 4.01 to is Oklah Onu Statt m j7. Oregon slate mini Sippl state 6-0 51 Michigan Cisco West Virginia state and Minnesota. Mississippi stale grabbed enough Points to finish among the second 10. The maroons knocked off Mem Phis state and then won the Birm Ingham classic tournament. In addition to North Carolina a few More of the elite will put their lofty rankings on the line this weekend. Among them Are san Francisco and 12th-rated Seallie who will be in the Blue grass festival at by. The tar heels have been paired with Minnesota in the Kentucky invitational s first round game Friday night. Something will have to give in this one since the gophers Are 3-0. The leaders with Points on a 10-9.8-7-6 5-4-3-2-1 basis first place votes and won lost records through saturday in Paren theses 1. North Carolina 63 4-0 21 5-0 939 3. Kansas state 6 4-0 4. Cincinnati 12 4-0 489 5. Kentucky 3 4-1 6. Maryland ii 4-01 7. San Francisco i4 3-0 West Virginia 2 5-0 9. Michigan state 2 3-0 10. Minnesota 3-0 Sec 11. Bradley 2-u 12. Seattle 2-1 13. Urcla 4-oj 14. Rice 3-0 Ond the vols la. Tech unbeaten teams in Carousel by Ken Alyta Charlotte dec. 17 in Louisiana tech 4-0 and Tennessee 3-0 Are the Only teams bringing unbeaten records into the car Rousel basketball tournament open ing Here thursday afternoon. But four of the six remaining clubs will enter the three Day event fresh from victories last time out. Lafayette s leopards brought their record to 2-2 with an impressive Victory Over Nyu at Madison Square Garden in new York City last saturday night. The pennsylvanians trailed by 10 Points in the Early going but ral lied to win 71-63. They close the first round pro Gram with a 9 . Game against Louisiana state. Other thursday games 2 .-Tennessee-Bucknell Clemson Alabama son Louisiana tech. Leu lost to Texas tech 79-72 monday night to bring its record to 2-3 after winning to first two games. The Tennessee Bucknell tournament opener May be one of the first round s Best. Tennessee has whipped Furqaan Sewanee and Florida state allowing an average of less than 53 Points. Bucknell. 3-2 after losing to Tern ale saturday has beaten Frank Lin Marshall Colgate and celts Burg. Clemson has been Idle since its upset 1 of North Carolina slate a week ago. Giving coach press Maravich added time to Iron out the rough spots. The tigers Are 1-3. Alabama bounced Baylor 70-60 in its last Start to make its record 3-2. Davidson Afier losing to first has swept four and has not played since last wednesday. Louisiana tech s bulldogs sparked by 6-8 freshman Center since his retirement from base Jack Moreland made Eastern Ball in 1948 after 15 years in the i new Mexico their fourth victim banker Casey Stengel better known As the manager of the new York Yankees makes like an executive As he tries out a desk in the Glendale National Bank which opened yesterday with Stengel on the Board of directors. Among the Bank s features is a Book keeping machine which does the work of eight men. I ought to have one of those in my he quipped. Stengel is reportedly relieved to get into a business the Milwaukee braves Are not in. A photo lax Fritz Ostermueller sex big leaguer Dies qu1ncy, 111., dec. 17 us for Mer major league Pitcher Fritz Ostermueller died today after a Long illness. He was 50. Seixas unafraid of playing aussies three Days in a Row Melbourne dec. 17 up Prospect of having to play three High pressure matches in three Days holds no terrors for Vic Seix As. 34-year-old Bell Weller of the . Davis cup team. I feel i can do it without any you can not Overlook old admiring australians say. He could win Bolh his singles Caplin Bill Talbert said he has never seen a sharper More eager trouble granting i do not have Ong five it matches on both of the first two Seixas said today after resuming workouts for the Challenge round against aus Ralia. Even then 1 am not sure to j Seixas in his live years As Ameri can cup Captain. Vic is like a line thoroughbred fractious at the Talbert said. We Hope he can maintain this present form and Altitude. He will not be easy to the matter came up in an in formal team discussion on practicality of pulling Seixas out of the doubles and allowing him to Point to the two singles assign ments. Everyone concedes Seixas singles matches Are America Best bets for Points. Would be fatigued for the final himself is confident Day because the doubles in Throat ing the australians and even. Middle Day allows Tome relax a s talking of a 2-0 Lead after majors he operated a hotel near Quincy. Surviving Are his widow. Fay a daughter. Sherryll and five Brothers and a sister All of Quincy. Sports of yesteryear dec. 18, 1956 Detroit Lions president Edwin j. Anderson asked National foot Ball league commissioner Bert Bell to ban de Meadows of the Chicago bears from pro football for life. Action arose from Mea Dows tackle of Lions quarterback i his Winter debut in the monday. 82-60. First round losers will drop into afternoon Consolation play on Fri Day and saturday with the thurs Lay winners moving into the night bracket. Fob us cops tropical race in Winter debut by the associated press Calumet farm s Fabius Winner of the 1936 Preakness Slakes registered a nose Victory while Mak Bobby Layne which seriously in to see the girls. They found Lac of his Are Jared Layrie and took him out of youngster a Mascot for a player. As the West squad walked Down the corridor to the Ward the boys crowded to the doors and cheered one two three four who Are for Wesl team West team. one of the players looking a Little apprehensive commented they make More noise than 000." the apprehensive chess soon loft the Lalk sounded unimportant but the psychological lift was Evi Dent in the avid interest of the Hannoh native plays with army Cage team it. Lee. Va., dec. 17 pvt-2 Robert l. Of or. And mrs. Jaro Hannah of Hannah is playing basketball with the 528th As the footballers introduced them-1qm battalion Here at fort Lee Scales to the boys and girls Many he participated in basketball of them dressed in their player s football and baseball while attend colors. In High school. In his senior year huge Alex Karras. The All Amer he was named Best All around at Ica tackle from Iowa sat with let. To a Coolba i the game. Auburn beat Clem son 89-64. In the Carousel tournament at Charlotte. Sex Middle weight Champion Bobo Ulson went to work As manager of a bar in Vancouver Wash. Dec 18, 1917 the official Fielding and pitch ing averages for the National Lea gue for 1947 were released. Brook Lyn s Eddie Stanky led the second basemen with an average of .985, a new National league record. He had 12 errors in 820 chances for the season. Warn Spahn of the Boston braves led the pitchers in lured race yesterday at tropical Park. The 4-year-old son of citation and Shameen gave his stable its first Triumph of the current meet ing As he outdistanced John s. Kroese s Litlie hermil. Or. Don mar own by e. J. And e. D. Fanning was lengths behind Little Hermit. Fabius the Choice of the bettors. Sped six furlongs in 3-5. His clocking was Only three fifths of a second off the i Irack record Sci last year by dark by half a length Over Burgundy Belle. Gilber was third. The Winner Ridden by w. Fer Guson ran 6 furlongs in 1-5 on a Sloppy track. Princess Street paid and Bur Gundy Belle and and Gilber j4.80. A crowd of bet on r races. Ion. Seixas. Uncle Sam s old Tennis standby who clinched the Victory Over the belgians in the final Malch last saturday is scheduled to play both singles and doubles against the australians dec. 26 a. In the doubles he will team with either Gardnar Mulloy or Barry Mackay. Mai Anderson of the australian Side also is assigned Iron Man duty in both singles and doubles pair ing with Marvyn Rose in the Ler. But he is 22 and As hard As nails. Mackay also is Only 22. I it in t hard for a 22-year-old to play three hard matches in three said Seixas. But when you gel to 34, As i am then j it is a different Story normally i but i feel very fit and think i can do it is the presence of Seixas in the american lineup which pc vents the australians from Bucom ing overconfident. The tall Bow legged philadelphian always is superbly conditioned and Tennis play ers the world Over know him is one of the crappiest competitors in the game. Let George do it Matney to it out Eton a tact phone Mil lumber building material phone 2-1443 we deliver see us for All your building needs. Elliott Gin co. 500 Athens St. Phone 2-1443 off Darlington Hwy. Florence s. C. Ruler. New Orleans fair at the earned run average with a 2.33 grounds free and Busy won the i Era. Rookie Larry Jansen of the i featured purse in a photo cd York giants led in won lost finish with iwo other horses. Percentage with an .803 average smiles Robert Bob King Illinois end All Lime furn in great poses with smiling Furman tic Dir Cloi lilacs Alley alter King was named head foot Ball coach o the Greenville University. A photo lax on 20 wins and 5 losses. Gus Dorais was removed As coach of the Detroit Lions. Dee. 18, 1932 he de luxe Way to give luxury Kentucky whiskey free and Busy Ridden by jockey Ray Broussard finished a nose in front of deck third a head Back of deck was Jet sub. The Winner raced the six fur California Defeated Georgia tech i Longs in and returned 27-6, in College football. Oregon j and beat leu 12-0. Florida won Over Urcla 12-2. Mai slovene resigned As Vale head coach. The All South Atlantic College All. Stars included end Dan Wood and i guard Ralph pc Dan of Furman. I an Auburn fan not knowing the Carolina Auburn game of 1932 had been moved from Columbia to Birmingham drove from birding Lam to Columbia to see the game. When lie got to Columbia he found he should have stayed Home. He had to Settle for the Camden Chusler game for Ilio class b High school championship while Nis girl that he left Home in Bir Cha saw Auburn play Carolina. Deck coupled in the Belling with shoe ruler paid and Jet sub s backers received a crowd of 7.605 bet Arnold and Evans Princess Street a Long shot led All the Way in winning the featured race at Golden Gale Fields today health problem Caudr. Joe phone 7522 chiropractor in the Trust opposite Post office Loans to up to 20 months to repay dial 8434 Southern finance company 28b w. Evans St. Florence s. T. Give Bourbon de give and sow Bourbon lie lose tie luxury Kentucky Bourbon truly american whiskey. Do line in in Lily in tattle in Smool linens. Luxuriously gift packaged for gracious giving no no Mara Coal to you. 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