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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - December 20, 1953, Florence, South CarolinaSunday morning deck Bek 20, 11j53 Page All stars mostly nationals yanks fail to place Man on sporting news team the world Champion Dor 11 if less passing during 1953 new Yolk. Dec. 19 of there was closer games and More infective run Gnu under the limited sul Sii Lution or one Toon Rule renege this m least that s the Way it looked to the Fig or of the Mcaa s service who pored Over the of 1.154 same 111 voicing a Jor football teams in 1p53. Tie also Ine efficiency was Down bom Tor printing and kicking and that tie a Una playing tiny of a time was about 10 per cent less. No Eardis the playing time the said the loss occurred because there no longer was an time out for die changing o platoons when 1hc Ball changed Haras. In i Fly each team on inc Nile voted 18.4 passes a and completed . This year tried 152 and completed . Those arc decreases of 17.2 per cent and is 8. This mar. Each passing at tempt averted c.03 Yards to 6.09 Las Vear. insignificant one per since running plays rained 7.4 per cent More yardage the season the total offence per play. Was or. 3 per cent. The i n member of the world Champion v. i which includes three pitchers. Ted Williams the Boston red sox slugger was made an Honor Arv member in recognition of his return from 15 months As a Marine Pilot in Korea. Players selected on the team Miric v Vunion. Washington Sena Tor first base h a Choc i Dienst is i Otiis cardinals second base Al Llo in. Cleveland indians third base Peewee Recse Brooklyn dodgers shortstop Stan Musial cardinals and Duke Snider and Carl dodgers outfielders Hoy Ca Minnolla dangers catch or and Hobin Roberts. Philadel phia Phillies. Warren Spahn Mil braves Ami Bob Porter Field senators pitchers. Tie sporting news saw the fail ure of a Yankee to make the team further tribute if any is needed to the remarkable team Effort Job turned in by manager Casey Slang Al and his american league Hemingway teams sweep Indiantown 1ikminoway, dec. 15 Horn Ingway s boys bounded Back in a bin Way from their defeat in the Williams Birg county tournament by walloping Indiantown 99 in 44 to the Home Side a sweep in a basketball doubleheader last night. The Hemingway girls Defeated the visitors by a -15 to 3h margin in the opener. Frances Thomp son paced the victors with 17 Points and teammate Norma Stone came through will i. Klome Tanner was tops for Indiantown with 14. Allen Johnson led the Hemik was boys to their one sided Vic tory with 20 Points and ivc Lwin Huggins added 22. Larkie Marsh dropped if Points through the hoop to lend the losers. Rice has Best bowl Mark of All in january 1 slate coach disappointed Auburn alii., dec. Coach Ralph Jordan of Auburn to Day said he is disappointed by the plainsman s attitude toward preparations Lor the bowl game with Texas tech. Up to this time our boys have n t shown the enthusiasm that car ried them through the season. Plans study of baseball basics new York dec. 19 Ball commissioner Ford prick to Dav named a nine Man committee of major and minor league exec nationally known cameras projectors screens and a Complete line of photographic accessories Flash bulb special 24 no. 5 Flash lamps Flash calculator Flash photograph Book Weegee s secrets total value special. Gift packed Christmas shop at Ace camera shop everything photographic 112 North Dorgon Street 8013 Billups Christmas up c Ria i f i fes i Friday saturday and sunday december 18 19 and 20 plastic seat covers installed Frie 12.95 Sedan and coaches run Titt r Rinc it in Jujj Jiju a Marion across from air base Ives to review the Basic Structure of the game. I feel the time has come for us. To make a Survey to see if we Are on the proper ground Sau 1 Rick and if we Are not it is time to get on the committee will discuss problems As High Bonus payments to untried youngsters and unreason Able concentration of player Talent. It will try to give incentive to lower classification clubs to develop players and set up rules to Perl the reasonable advancement of payers As their abilities justify. _ three minor leagues four major leagues and two farm club directors were appointed by Frick to meet Ian. 7. The members were in lied in come prepared for a two of Atlanta Frank i a Reid a of Portsmouth. Va., and Eddie Mulligan of Sacramento will represent the minors. 1 resco Thompson Brooklyn vice president and Johnny Murphy of the Boston red sox arc the farm dub directors. A Paiik Lane of Chicago and Weiss of new York Are the american league members and Branch Hickey .jr., of Pittsburgh and Bob Carpenter of Philadelphia the e National leagues. Am hopeful that we can get i legislation before another selection dry fun said "1 would like to see our Structure so organized that n player can lid Vanee As is his ability per mils without any legislative Restuc Frick snid tie committee also would consider methods to disc our ago major league teams from Lump ing their prize farmhands on one minor league roster to avoid the draft. Under present rules Only one player can be drafted from am one club. Brooklyn and the York Yankees and others have Dom this legally in the past. Tin scope of the committee authority As outlined in a Bull Chi from the commissioner s office 111 eludes the following 1. To evolve rules and regulations which will permit the reason Ahli advancement of players is their abilities justify without Handi Eai of unreasonable restrictive Regul chitin is. 2. To consider at the same urn Orr present control rules and t tie into proposed legislation sue regulations covering player col Trolas will prevent us reasonable concentration of player str not ind will give to All clubs Majo and minor the right to is cure Pla work and financial integrity d to provide legislation while will incentive to lower class club to encourage Youn a Lavers and that will them to scout and in Velior potential players in their of areas. Establish legit lation tha discourage the present Hii pay ii ills to untried youngsters an wiil. Instead Pennis Reasonar Oinui Saliou Basi a on proven am Hiti ii Effort and ability. Tie committee of course have no legislative Power but Mil submit for action by the majors and minors. Gator cagers split header iv.-. A i i get i in s won a hair the Here Iii Phi 56 to x. After the girls Hail droned a Ion to Myrtle in t i opener of a basketball Jouble Fenili r. s Ai eve c Ray had 14 in int Donald Lendrix hit with ii or the losers. Brian at. Peutl and led the sea is with 22 and is Point.1., but individual we in to Bell who or 33 a a nth f. Ulk lied 14 too inc Effort. I beaten Boston. Dc.-. My v the Syia place loin in tile Las Ell Ball Assoc Lalion division it Lav Voln a Over like celtics in the Aba s to game of the week it Boston Garden. By Murray Hose new Yolk dec. 19 has the Best Towl record of the ten teams appearing in the five major football classics this coming new year s Day but Alabama and Georgia tech Are the real experts when it comes to picking up Post season Gold. The texans from Houston who meet ban a in the Cotton bowl n Dallas have posted a 3-0 rec Ord Over years. Maryland 2 0-1 and Auburn a of Are the Only other Scho Jas which have yet to taste defeat in major bowl com petition which includes the Rose sugar Orange Cotton and Gator affairs. Alabama and Georgia tech both veterans of encounters in the Rose sugar Orfinger and Cotton extravaganzas carved out Excel Lent Roccor be in their widespread travelling. The Aja ramans have won seven lost three Rind tied one and last Jan. 1 rolled up the biggest score in bowl history by trouncing Syra Cuse s Eastern champs 01-fi in the Orange ambush. Georgia tech has won six and lost two of the extra curricular tussles since the engineers went a Bowling in 1929 and beat Cal for a in the Rose bowl 8-7. Oklahoma s sooner Are on the in inning Side of the bowl Ledger ill a 3-2 record. The Oiler rec Are Michigan state and Texas sch 0-1 each and Urcla 0-2. West Virginia makes its debut s a big bowl contestant against Georgin in the sugar bowl he mountaineers Aren t conceded of a Chance to come up a. Win against the howl hard Ned engineers at new Orleans sch is a 13-Point favorite. The ii therner Are ranked eighth Anc Vest Virginia tenth in the country Man land s National Champion to held firm As the i. Pain banking team for the Orange spec Acle in Miami. Michigan state third in the rankings was a six Point favorite Over Urcla the nation s no. 5 Cam. In the Pasadena Rose bowl match. Rice the no. 6 team is favored y 7v4 Over Alabama which Fin shed the Jason As the no. 12 Eam in t be Dallas Cotton bowl ame. In the Gator bowl at Jackson Ville Fla., Texas tech ranked 12th s rated 5 .2 Points better than a Jurn ranked 17th. Other Gaines on the Post season Calendar include North is. South at Miami Fla., dec. 25 Blue is Iray at Montgomery Ala., dec 26 and the following new year s Day games Sun bowl. Elpaso tex., Mississippi Southern 9-1 is Texas Western Cigar bowl Tarn a Fla., Lacrosse wis state 9 is Missouri Valley salad bowl Phoenix ariz., great lakes Navy 7-21 is fort Ord 11-0 and Tangerine bowl Orlando Fla. Arkansas slate 7-0-1 is was Texas state there s even More for the fan who can t get enough of the game on Jan. 2, Easl meets Wesl in the annual shrine bowl thriller ii san Francisco. The West holds Thi Edge so far 13-11-4. Another Jan. 2 contest Send Morris Harvey 5-4-1 against was Carolina College 8-1 in the Elk bowl at Greenville s. C. The collegians finish up the Here bumping on Jan. 9 at Mobile Ala. In the annual senior bowl tilt. Hoice Over Oklahoma s fourth Sandlock sold Pittsburgh. Dec. 19 Pittsburgh pirates sold catch Mike Sandlock 37. Today to the Philadelphia Phillies for an Undis closed sum. 500 columbian Hail return of Caroline by Del Booth Columbia s.c., dec. 19 Job i Cedy j. C. Caroline University i Illinois football halfback Whiz de in Here today in time for an All out Homecoming Celebration despite an unexpected plane de a. When Caroline landed in his four place chartered plane photograph is had him pose on tie Wing be orc jump no Down to hug his Mother mrs. Viennie Gordon who cried out. Mamma s glad to see missing his Knoxville tenn., connection on his trip Home from Chicago for the holidays the flashy left half grabbed a chartered Jlane and flew Here Only 40 min utes late for a big welcoming crowd of 500 waiting at the township auditorium there he received nearly 20 per Sonal gifts purchased with Public subscription and in keeping Wel coming officials said with traditional Amateur athletic standards and in line with College Amateur standing restrictions. Flanked by his Mother and his maternal grandmother mrs. Mamie Yarber the six foot 185 Pound grinning College Sophomore received the presents from his High school coach j. A. Mchugh of Booker t. Washington school Here. About 100 people gathered at the Airport to Greet the Hometown hero although the welcoming committee had made no attempt to stage an formalities at the Airport. The com Mittee arranged the chartered plane when the missed connection was Learned. Caroline. Mchugh and j. W. Martin his High school history teacher and head of the South car Olina negro High ath Letic conference Rode an open convertible despite 50 degree weather heading a 40 car motorcade from the Airport through Columbia s principal streets and to the auditorium. Thousands of saturday afternoon pre Christmas shoppers got to see .1. A Nice Ramling As i the car was almost swamped to waved Perch on 1he under by the crowd outside the top. I auditorium when he drove up. Christmas specials Glass rods rods and reels values we have several Hunting clothes guaranteed water proof 20% off. Bargains on All fishing and Hunting equipment. Browning Remington and Savage automatic shot guns. 22 Cal. Rifles and single barrel shot guns Rifle Scopes furnished and installed. All shot gun shells 20% off. Nice selection of gun cases 70% off on All rods and reels and spinning tackle 4 Day tues. Wed., thursday close Friday and saturday fludd s gun lock or tackle shop 252 South Church St. Florence s. 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