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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - December 20, 1957, Florence, South CarolinaFriday morning december the Florence morning news Florence s. It Page Detroit 49ers workout in secret by Jack Stevenson san Francisco dec. 19 my san Francisco s 49ers and the Detroit Lions practice in secret today with both expected to Spring something new for their playoff Battle sunday. With the championship of the National football league s West in conference at stake nothing Rill be held Back. San Francisco in particular has orc up with Tricky stuff this sea on perhaps just one such play a headless Don Tennessee Forward Don Reeverts 34 has a basketball for a head on a rebound shot by Bucknell University in the opening game of the Carousel tournament in Charlotte yesterday. Tennessee won 81-79. A photo fax Talbert wants Lethander to work against uppers i by will Grimsley i Melbourne Friday dec. 20 Fivi Captain Bill Talbert sent out an sos today for a Lethander to work with his v. S. Davis cup quod and at the same time hinted he May Gamble in the doubles to give Vic Seixas a rest on the so Ond Day. I have asked Dinny pails our professional to try to secure us a Talbert said this is to get us accustomed to playing Mervyn he added pails has his Eye on a Schoolboy in a Junior tournament at Jooyong stadium. He has a very Good said Talbert. We May use him. Kosc a Veteran Lethander is to Liming. With Mai Anderson in the doubles of the Challenge round scheduled for Jooyong dec. 2fi-28. Talbert demonstrated his mde on the american doubles line up by calling for a dress re Lien real match today with Seixas and Gardnar Mulloy teaming a canst pails and Barry Lackay of Dayton Ohio. There have been Strong indications that Machay 22, might replace Mulloy 44, who was not at his Best last week against the belgians. Talbert said his doubles plans would depend entirely on what happened on the first Day. We Are not forfeiting a c said. But n stands to reason hit if Seixas for instance should ave a Tough five set match on be opening Day it might be impractical to play him in doubles and then expect him to go out and give a Topflight performance gain in the singles on saturday. So we might now under tand i do not say we will we ust might hold Seixas out of the doubles and perhaps use Mulloy and Talbert emphasized that such a love if deemed necessary would of be a surrender in any sense with panthers in Pittsburgh Durham n. C., dec. 19 Duk goes after its fourth straight i of the current series Over pit s Burgh s panthers in the steel Cit at 2 saturday afternoon in regionally televised game to the northeastern states the Blue devils will m o chartered plane from on Friday nor of the word but would be a Gam die for Seixas two big single Points which at this stage look like the Best . Bet. Both Talbert and Harry hop Man Captain of the australians had to Start applying brakes t their workouts for fear of Honin tar heels risk unbeaten Streak in by. Tourney Lexington ky., dec. 19 i North Carolina risks its 36-game Victory Streak tomorrow nigh against unbeaten Minnesota in the University of Kentucky s Star studded invitational basketball tournament where the mighty tar heels Rule As favorite. Undefeated West Virginia and twice beaten Kentucky wind up the doubleheader. The winners come Back Satur Day night in the championship after the losers Settle third place All rank among the top 10 i the associated press poll. The draw however Points to a Likel revision of ratings since two o the Unbe Alens Are certain to suf Fer defeats and All could come of with blemished records. North Carolina s defending Mcaa champs feature three of last year s starting team that won 32 without a loss. Pete Brennan Archer Kerwin scheduled for Garden welter Battle ame aimed to go ail the Way. Last week against Green Bay of Arenas Knelt at the 15-Yard be to hold tie Ball for Gordy Soltau s Field goal attempt. In Ead Joe took the Ball whirled and ran for a touchdown. Quick kicks a rarity in pro Ball Bootlegs and halfback passes also have come up to Surprise 49er Oes. Arenas a seven Veteran halfback used in spots Focas Throwr free passes and completed All free two for touchdowns. Sure Well have ays coach Frankie Albert with an understanding Lack of amplification. The 49ers train at Redwood City behind fences covered with tarps. New York dec. 19 i my Archer takes a 12-fight win Ning Streak into his first Madison Square Garden main event Tomor Row night against Gale Kerwin another 22-year-old welterweight. Archer a former Longshoreman did most of his prep school work at St. Nicholas Arena where he Las been a consistent performer. A prelim boy less than a year ago Archer graduated to the Carder on the strength of main event vie lories Over Tony Dibiase and Tonj Decola the television Cash Plu a share of the receipts will give the Blue eyed Blond his biggest pay Day. He owns a 14-1 record win Ning 12 in a Row since he a stopped by Wally Odom in a 195f prelim fight his Only defeat. Arc Cher a converted Southpaw is the farther Down the san Francisco Peninsula the Lions Drill behind closed gales at Stanford. Detroit coach George Wilson says All the workouts this week will be in private As Tho Lions stress their timing and some plays the 49ers did t see the two times they met in the regular season. The 49ers Jvon the first one 35-31 on a touchdown pass in the final 11 seconds. Detroit slammed through with a 31-10 Triumph in the return Battle. The clubs deadlocked with 8-4 records at the end of the regular season. This week s Winner and a sudden death overtime will pre 9 to 5 favorite. Kerwin got his big break in october when he stepped into the Garden As a substitute and Almos upset Johnny Busso a perform Ance that earned him Antolie main go. Matchmaker Billy Brown v stabbing around furiously for sub when a Paolo Rosi Buss match fell apart because to came Down with the flu. After h lined up Sonnyboy Williams to Tak Rosi s place the flu struck Agai Pineir Turku lib ii i num., 32 without a Joss Reie Meiu Teui their men Down to too Fine an is averaging 20.5 Points a game a 10 1 sch Edge. Kopman supervising practice on the Royal South Yarra courts said he had called Ashley Cooper off Road work and also had prescribed that Mai Anderson curtail prac Tice. The entire aussie team was Given the Day off today. Clipper s o Hearn can t explain his slow Start Charlotte dec. 19 biggest mystery to evolve from this year s Charlotte Clipper ice hockey sea son is what s the matter with Bibber o Hearn and to understand the question it is necessary to know right off hat the rotund o Hearn was the Eastern hockey league s scoring Champion last year a Man Clever enough with the puck to pick up 116 Points. It should also be noted that bulbous Bibber s 1956-57 total was the third Best Ever turned in Dur ing the Eastern hockey league s history. But this is the club s no. 1 bust. In playing 24 of Charlotte s 27 games tie sad faced Clipper Cap Tain has scored hut seven goals. While he has kept his average respectable with 17 assists his Tola of 24 Points is Only Good for fifth place ont he club. O Hearn a 26-year-old who once brought when purchased by Toronto As a juvenile player is at a loss to explain his slow Start the flu decked me in a practice Ana frankly i be been lighting Ever since to get into he says. I m just having 10 play my Way into condition since we be had very Little practice Ime on the ice since the season opened. I m beginning to feel lots Bette now that cold weather s Here am i think i la Start tickling those Cord for my share of the goals any a he adds. O Hearn and the clippers nex see Home ice action in the Colise urn on dec. 26 and 27 again Washington. Duke track Star to compete in bowl Durham n.c., dec. 18 Dave Sime the Duke University track Star with an enter National reputation will return to compel Tion in the new Orleans Suga bowl Mee tin dec. 29. It will be his first track appear Ance since he returned from run Ning with a United states trac team in Europe last summer. Ommy Kearns 19.2, and Bob Unningham. 7.3. The tar heels Are no. 1 in the p ratings again. Minnesota is led by Ron John on George Kline and Roger John on who be tallied 76, 64 and 53 Points in triumphs Over Southern methodist Iowa state Vanderbilt and an alumni Crew. The gophers c u r r e n 11-y Are ranked 10th nationally. West Virginia lost All America Rod Hundley but the mountaineers have won six in a Row this season. The mountaineers Are the coun by s no. 8 team. Host Kentucky which has won three of its four previous Holiday tournaments is led by seniors ver non Hatton Adrian Smith and John Crigler with respective Marks of 17.5, 16 and 14.3 a game. Junior Johnny Cox holds a 12 Point average for the country s no. 5 Power. The tournament is figured to draw full houses of about fans each night. Stan Musial gets sportsman award new York dec. 18 Fri Stan Musial 37-year-old St. Louis car Dinal Star has been named sports Man of the year by sports illustrated. The Magazine pointed out the seven time National league batting Champ s performance in 1957 has Seldom been matched for valor dedication and Brilliant achievement in the. Face of Musial won the batting title with a 351 average although he was severely injured in August and missed 20 Days. 18c fuel Oil no. 1 16c prestone _ save at super a Erwin Bora in Ottawa but now ring at Valley steam n.y., was desperation Choice. The youngster took up the dial nge and put on a Strong fight e led Busso in the Early stages aiming away with a left Hook the body but Busso took charge Down the stretch after dropping Kerwin in the sixth. Kerwin s record is 24-5-1 for so pro fights. As usual the Friday show gets network Abc radio and television coverage starting at 10 phone before noon for your Money later the same Day i you select your own repayment plan up to Coji monthly monthly poem Mai the above does not include insurance Mutual finance Thrift corporation of Florence 184 North Irby Street phone 2-1576 Aiken Anderson Camden Charleston Columbia Greenville Orange burs Rock Hill Spartanburg Sumter vent a tie will go against the title dec. 29, on the Home grounds Check these values no wonder we re buy now on budget just say charge it "5 team Nie As favourites mainly because three and losing one. Pitt h in Michigan gunman and Washington while losing an 81-64 decision to Duquesne. Pittsburgh Banks on the Radii of its Junior 5-8 guard Don Hon non. Who As a Sophomore hit Over 20 Points a Kame last year with 40 a n accuracy from floor Ami Pill s defense. The Blue devils who Hula miserable night in Osu a in Sou Carolina tuesday

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