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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - December 29, 1957, Florence, South CarolinaPage 8-a the Flonence mop Ninf news it Orence. S. sunday morning december 29, 1951 planning strategy head coach George Wilson of Hie Detroit Lions left rear checks strategy with defensive coach Buster Ramsey right and four Lions players at a de troit workout prior to today s Tiff with Cleve land. From left Jerry Perry Gene Cronin Gil Mains and Darris Mccord. Tap photo fax from Miami to Pasadena hew year s games May lure fans into stands by Jack hand the associated press College football greets the new year with an attractive series of bowl games wednesday that will Lye about fans into stadia scattered from Pasadena Calif to Miami. The Granddad of them All the Rose bowl at Pasadena expects 100.000 plus to watch powerful Ohio state Western Confer ence winners take on underdog Oregon co champs of the shaky Pacific coast conference. Navy 8-1-1 May be making its final Post season appearance when it meets Rice the Southwest ruler in the Cotlon bowl at Dallas. Academy brass has frowned on future bowl games for the middies. A crowd of counts on a quarterback Duel be tween Tom Forrestal of Navy and King Hill the All America and no. 1 draft Choice of the pros. Oklahoma working on a new winning Streak since the old was broken by n Nore Dame plays Duke 6-2-2 in the Orange bowl at. Miami before or so. The sugar bowl at new Orleans counts on for. The All South Ern pairing of Mississippi 8-1-1 and Texas the second place teams of the Southeastern and Southwest conferences. Three other bowl games will be played without network radio or television coverage. About will be on hand for the meeting of Drake 7-1 and Louisville 8-1 in the Sun bowl at Elpaso Tex. Texas Southern 7-3 and Prairie View 6-31 will draw 20.000 into the Prairie View bowl at Houston. The night game Between Mississippi Southern 8-1 and East Texas state 8-1 in the Tangerine bowl at Orlando Fla. Is due to be seen by 13.000 fans. Network radio to coverage will Send the Orange sugar Cotlon and Rose bowl games into Homes across the nation. Lbs will carry the Orange at . Followed by the Cotton at approximately 4.15 . Abc will Start with the sugar from new Orleans at . Esti and follow with the Hose at . Ohio state has been rated a 19 Point favorite Over Oregon in the Rose bowl its Strong ground game and sturdy line anchored by Aurelius Thomas. All America guard. Halfback Don Clark and fullback Bob White arc Quarter Back Frank Kremblas most consistent gainers. Beaten Only by Texas Christian 18-14 in the season opener coach Woody Hayes buckeyes were second to Auburn in the final associated press poll. Auburn could t go Bowling be cause of an Mcaa coach Len Casnova at Oregon to finished in a tie with Oregon state for the conference Crown but got the bid because slate Well last new year s Day has finn Backfield. Quarterback Jack crab tree halfback Jim Shanley and fullback Jack Morris really move the Ball. Perhaps the game with the greatest Eye Appeal is Navy Rice at Dallas where Navy is a one Point favorite. The middies won the Lambert trophy As Eastern champs by thumping army 14-0. Forrestal has been a sensational passer with end Pete Jakan Vicli his chief target. Ned Oldham injured in mid season scored All the Points against army and fullback Ray Wellborn has the added incentive of playing against Rice which he attended As a freshman Hill a Fine Faker runner and passer should test Navy s Jitter Bug defense to the limit. Coach Jess Neely of Rice uses two units of almost equal strength As docs Navy. The middies defense May Force Rice into the air. Navy lost to North Carolina 13-7 and was tied by Duke 6-6 while Rice bowed to Duke 7-g, Texas 19 14 and Clemson 20-7. Rice finished with a Rush beating Arkansas Texas aggie Texas Christian and Baylor to win the conference Crown allowing Only 13 Points in its last four games. Navy yielded Only 19 Points in its last four. Back in the Orange bowl again As big eight champs Oklahoma is quoted a 10-Point favorite Over Duke. Coach Bud Wilkinson s of sense is built around halfback Clendon Thomas. Bill Krisher an All America guard leads the run Ning backs with his blocking. Since the upset by notre Dame okla homa has polished off Nebraska and Oklahoma state by lopsided scores. Duke got the Orange hid be cause North Carolina state the Atlantic coast conference Champ was ineligible for Bowling. Al though Duke lost to Georgia Ted and North Carolina and was tied by Navy Rand North Carolina state it has a solid Ball club. Halfback Wray Carlton is its top runner. Mississippi is a slight two Point favorite Over Texas at new or leans in a Battle of two teams thai rambling in recreation by Billy Jeffers City recreation director athletics have taken a Back seat in recreation during the holidays As social recreation took the spot Light. Over to parents and grand parents were in attendance at the line Christmas programs put on by the play schools at Harllee. And Timrod Park. The Christmas party of Poynor hold at teen town was attended by about 150 youngsters while a pie Community House was bulging at the seems for the Christina parly and dance Community House had Over 100 at its parly and elected a Christmas Kine and Queen. C aids visited All of Tho City play schools during the week Bek re and presented Cui Idy to the children and parties were held afterwards. The senior citizens and 114 at heir Christmas parly with old St. Nick passing out presents during the evening. The j. Boone Aikens furnished the refreshments for the Otea Sion. The group was entertained by mrs. Ii. Dubioso who also led in the Xii Iii of is president of m that they maj he Pii he up by the club is by team or Tram formed department und the Henry join. I liar trial club. The final organizational meeting of the City basketball league will be held at teen town monday night at 8 and All interested per sons Are urged to be on hand at this time. Officers for the season will be elected and league rules and by Laws will be discussed. Plans Call for a split schedule the win Ner of the first half playing the a beef of the second half for the City title. Games will be played on the Moore Junior High floor. Teams May not enter by expressing interest and those not represented at the meeting Mon Day night will not lie considered. Tho entry foe for n is with each player paying a Dollar registration fee. This registration fe.t.1 will include a to All Gamos of the Loa Cuc. Teams which have expressed a desire to play include i vhf , and. The local coaches and teachers. Anyone who is not on a team but wishes i play should attend the nicotine closed their seasons with a Rush. Only Arkansas was Able to beat Mississippi although there also As a 7-7 tie Wilh Mississippi state. Using a split to with flank ers quarterback Flay Brown Sel the Pace for the entire Southeast conference. Despite defeats by South Caro Una Oklahoma and Southern methodist and a tie with Baylor coach Darrell Royal s Texas Long horns whipped Arkansas Rice thu and Texas aggie in key games. Royal used the two uni system like most of the others. The Louisville Drake game a Elpaso shapes up As a Battle be tween Louisville s Leonard Lyles called the fastest Man in football and quarterback Roger Labrasca Drake s Fine passer. Louisville los to Kent state and Drake Bowel to Wichita in its season finale Redlegs might go to new York Cincinnati dec. 28 a pow cd Crosley or. Appeared tonight to be torn Between sentiment for his Ball club and disgust with City government As to whether the Cincinnati Redlegs would be perhaps to new York City. It was Over an old question that of providing More automobile parking space for the fans. 1 came to the front again when Crosley said earlier he hat changed his mind about always keeping the team Here in the Era die of organized baseball. If a move is made it was orally believed it would he to Nev York As replacement of the giants. The giants will play in san Francisco next season. Asked directly this afternoon whether the Redlegs would play at Crosley Field in 1958, Crosley replied i can t then he added we arc under no obligation to stay Here. I tool the club years ago when it was a sick Puppy. It was about in debt. I always have answered re ports that we would move with the statement that the club would remain in Cincinnati As Long As had anything to do with it. But nothing permanent has been done by the City to help the club find More room for the fans automobiles. I am disappointed in the prop Ess made in trying to meet the matter. We have been Given the use of Only 35 Small lots and those for temporary use. We need 6.000 parking spaces. It is essential that we have More space. Gabe Paul general Man Ager of the club says we need Crosley said he wanted it made Clear that i Haven t said we would with Lions for Crown by Dave d1les Detroit dec. 28 it the , who always j eem to do things the easy Sci the Detroit Lions who take he Longway around clash Here. Omorrow for the world Champion hip of professional football. J about spectators will Jam nto Briggs stadium. Fans at Home i can see the game via a nationwide Elc cast lbs tvs. This game will be the fourth his season Between these two earns and will Climax the most hectic Campaign in the history of he National football league. The Browns champions of the Eastern conference approach the . Kickoff As three Point fax iritis Over the Lions Cinderella champions of the Western half of j he 12-team league. I but the role of favorite Means Itolle or nothing especially when hese two teams get together. Dur no the 1957 season favored teams Lave come out on top 31 times while the so called underdog teams Lave taken 30 victories. As for he myth about the Home Field advantage the Home teams hold a 51-30 Edge Over the visitors. They re calling Cleveland the earn that Brown coach Paul Brown began a shakeup in he Brown organization two years go. Weeding out the older play ers and making one player Deal after another Brown built a exam Lior Iship team after one sub Par year. Coming Over to the nil after dominating the All America con Veronce for years the Browns started out on top winning the Eastern division title on their first by in 1950. They followed with five More titles before tailing off to a 5-7 Mark last sea son. This season the Browns re claimed the leadership piling up a 9-2-1 record and wrapping tip the division title Wilh two games remaining on their regular sched ule. The Road the Lions took was a Tough one. Coach buddy Parker quit them just 36 hours before their first exhibition game and called diem the worst team i be Ever seen in training the club followed with a so so exhibition season and split even in their first six games of the regular sea son. Up to now the Lions have rid Den out every storm. Parker s sudden departure and Wilson s As Cension to the head coaching Job left no time for a change in the system. Time after time the Lions had to come from behind to snatch Victory from almost certain de feat. There have been hassles Over tickets and television and an open Battle Between Parker and Wilson the team has produced As Many headlines off the Field As on. It look another come from be Hind Triumph for the Lions to gel into the championship game. Deadlocked with the san fran Cisco 49ers at the end of the Reg ular season with eight victories and four losses the Lions Over came a 24-7 deficit with an Amaz ing second half performance last sunday thai produced a 31-27 Triumph Over the 49ers for the West Ern division Lille. The Browns and the Lions split even in two exhibition contests and Detroit dealt the Browns a 20-7 defeat three weeks ago in Detroit. Cleveland has won four world championships in seven years trampling the Lions under a 56-1c Avalanche in 1954. A year after Detroit edged the Browns 17-16 in the world championship playoff in 1952 Detroit beat the Browns 17-7 for the world till. Folsom s fishing gov. James e. Folsom of Alabama right and two companions display a portion of their catch after a fishing trip on the Bon Secour River near Mont Gomery ala., last thursday. The total catch f filled a string ten feet Lowig. Folsom s companions Are Jim Gaines left and or. Louis Friedman both of Birmingham. A photo lax p1ne1iurst, n.c., do. Horses and men will once Nore converge on Pinehurst _ for be 41st renewal of the Pinehurst held trials next week. Drawings or the initial slake the Amateur 11-age. Will be made on Friday night. The first Brace in the stake Dove Sime to run in sugar bowl meet Kew Orleans dec. 28 sprint Ace Dave Simc of Duke Heads a Good Field for the six event sugar bowl track and Field Meel tomorrow. The Strong striding Sime. Named the meet s outstanding All cup last j . Is co Holder of the world rec Ord or the Ion Yard dash with a fl.3 for and Effort. He will face such runners As Olis Raincy of Texas and Bobby Mack of Louisiana state. Other events on the program Are he High hurdles featuring Texas lid Southern the 4-10-Yard dash with Southern King Mott of inn Jerry Beck of Houston the 440-Yard relay Wilh entries from Southern and southwestern schools the mile relay Ullh nine Crims and the mile run Ullh i Louston s John Macy. Dateline Darlington by Rov Peavey sports correspondent Darlington Dee. 28 Darlington Blue devils basketball teams Are scheduled to resume play next tuesday night in Dar Lington with the Strong Florence yellow jackets to furnish the opposition. In the opener of the sea son the Darlington girls walloped Ilic jacket sex Tette while the Yel Low jackets trimmed the devils by 12f Points. Since that time the girls have won two More for a perfect 3-0 record. The Hoys picked up two wins Over Kingstro and now sport 2-1 record. Tho Blue devils have shown some improvement in their last outings and this plus the Home court advantage should make for a close contest with the jackets. The devils trailed in Florence by As Many As 20 Points at one Lime but finished in k Rush to pull with in 12 Points at the game s end. Probable Starling lineup for the devils will be Tilc and summer at Forward Haynie it Center and Stokes and Davis at guard. Afler the first of the year the devils will begin in Deo Confer ence play and Holh the boys and girls teams should Rale As definite threats for the conference championship. Pinehurst Field trials to commence next week raccoons like Tomov South South Carolina wildlife a few years Back a number of raccoons were trapped in the Low country and released in the pied Mont. All of them were tagged in the ear and of some dozen of these tags revealed that every Coon had been heading South. Apparently North Carolina Coons have the same tendency. Robert Kelly of Wedgefield caught a Coon Over in the swamp some time Back with a North Carolina tag. A Check with the North Caro Lina commission revealed that the Coon had been trapped near Janesville in the Eastern part of the stale and released near Lenoir in november 1954. That Means the Coon had travelled around 200 Miles. We d use this As proof that even Coons prefer South Carolina to North Carolina except that geor Gia could Point out that several of our South Carolina Coons re leased in the Piedmont had travelled Over Inlo Georgia. We As sume the Georgia Coons go to Florida but Don t know where the Florida Coons go today in the United states cof be blenders have More than 100 varieties and eight different of Coffee from which to choose. Will go Down Early saturday morn ing. The next two stakes the open Derby and the open All age will be drawn for on sunday Ian. 5, with drawings for the open shoot ing dog final slake in the four of Cal trials to be held on the Good companions improve otherwise fruitless Hunts in the interest of your own Suc Cess if you re going big game mating. Always sight in your Rille before you arrive in Camp. And n sighting in that Rifle use cart ridges with the same powder charge and bullet1 weight that you use in Hunting. If you wait mail you get to Camp before you tight your Rifle in the noise May Poil your chances to get a shot at game. Sighting in your Rifle nay mean the difference Between clean kill and a miss. Bridge on arms company. Inc., Bridge Lort conn., has produced sighting n charts that make this necessary action a pleasure rather than a bore. You can get them free by writing e. J. Garrity Remington s sales promotion manager. Always carry More cartridges with you Lan you expect to shoot at game. You la find them quite valuable in he event you need to signal. Break in your new Hunting boots before you Lake that trip you be planned. Nothing will j spoil your fun quicker than a blistered Heel. And while we re on the subject of clothes if you arc going into a big game bunt ing go prepared for any weather. The extra cloth ing won t weigh much and if you need it you la be mighty glad Yon brought it. And Don t Wear noisy clothes when you re still Hunting. Clothing that wishes or makes a whistling noise As you walk can be a dead Giveaway in your presence in the Woods. And leave that White handkerchief at Home. It s use May prove a temptation to the Ner Vous careless shooter. If Hunting Upland game Birds Don t try to handle your companion s dog. You Are not familiar to the dog your efforts might confuse him and your com Panion is almost sure to resent it. Regardless of who killed the Bird let the dog retrieve it to his master if he desires. If you re going into to familiar territory where there is a Chance of your getting lost Geft ourself a Compass and learn How to use it. Area maps showing ground contour elevations streams etc., Are usually available. Check with i our state game and fish depart ment on this. These maps Are exceedingly valuable to any snorts Nan venturing into strange areas. It is Best to get yourself a guide. The fact that he s your guide docs not mean he s also your servant and Don t try to run his business. You la have a much Tetter time if you la place yourself in his hands and cooperate fully. When you go Hunting with an other gunner never be a show off. You May be a much better shot but Don t make him feel it. Let it be a we and our Hunting trip and hell be More than glad to go with you night before Jan. 8 or 9. The trials one o the oldest consecutively run Field trial events on the books will be run Over the Well known courses of native Boh White Quail which surround the mid South or sort. Judging the Amateur event will be Claude a. Crawford of Bing Hamton by. And Ernest j. New Man of Sumter s. A while the open Derby and open All age stakes will be judged by c. Hoover Black of Charlotte and Hunter Grove of Halifax. Crawford will a tvs with Thomas w Cox of Booneville As judges for the event the open shooting dog the Amateur All age with prizes for the first three places is open to All Bird dogs handled by amateurs and the length of the heat is one hour. In the three open stakes prize monies will be 70 per cent of the entry fees to be divided in percentages of 50, 30 and 20. Honkers get worm Florida reception these cars before you buy 1957 Buick special convertible Dyna flow radio Heater to tone White Wall tires excellent condition a Beautiful car Low mileage one owner. Only at High noon nov. 23, thousands of Limrod fanciers converge on the St. Marks game area some 24 Miles South of Florida s capital City Tallahassee to give a warm Welcome to some High flying Visi tors from Canada the sky honking Canada geese. This St. Marks Marshland area is perhaps the most famous in All Florida for tha t dedicated individual the Goose Hunter for it is Here that some of the finest thrills in Goose Hunting in the entire a ton can be had. When the first Crisp winds of autumn touch out and Caress the leaves in the Northern and Plains states the Canadas head South for the Winter and As Early As mid october the Gapse Are making them selves at Home in the tidal Marsh lands of this Northern Florida Campground. Already Many Hunters in this area have staked out Cam sights and Are preparing for the noon opening on not. 23. The Hunters move in and around the geese Long before the actual shooting begins to get the sky honkers used to having people around. In some cases Hunters lease whole plots of territory around the St. Marks game preserve and try to entice the Canadas into their territory so that a regular routine of flights will be made with each High tide after the season is on. The Canada geese usually head out Inlo the open Bays and inlets around Low tide to feed coming Back into the Marshlands at High tide in order to find easier feed ing. Geese simply Don t like to net their Heads Loo wet and too join our Christmas club today South Carolina National Bank 280 w. Evans St. 101 e. Evans St. Far under water and move with the tides to find the easiest feed ing in the Marsh grasses. Though the season actually gets under Way at noon on the 23rd, most Hunters will wait until Dawn the next Day to catch the fliers moving Inland with the tide. There is no More Beautiful sight in the world to the Goose Hunter than to see the Long lines and v s the desc form As they Circle in to land in the marshes. Some Hunters prefer to build blinds i while others use the tall Marsh grasses that typify the St. Marks area. Some Hunters use de c03-s, set out the night before while others hide their time and watch the sky for the first sight and sound of the Canadas coming in to feed. The 1957-58 Hunting regulations provide a two in a Day s bag limit on geese and four in total pos session. In past years this bag limit has been caught in Little time in Early morning hours when the geese head in from the Bay at the season s Start but the wary Hiah fliers give the Hunter a run for his Money As the season progresses stay ing Well Oul of Range until a Safe Landing spot has been determined. Goose Hunting in Florida this season is restricted to the Days Between nov. 23 and Jan. 14. Inclusive. 1957 Pontiac Star chief custom Caulina Sedan Hydra Matic radio Heater Power steering leather upholstery rear seat speaker to tone. White Wall tires exceptionally clean one owner Low mileage. Only 1957 Buick special 4-door i Vena Dyna flow radio Heater to tone White Wall tires exception ally clean Low mileage one owner. Only 1957 Pontiac super chief 4-door Sedan Hydra Matic radio Heater to tone White Wall tires exception ally clean one owner Low mileage. Only and Many others Quality motors inc. Your Buick Pontiac dealer for 23 years 247 n. Irby St. Notice Eastern Farmers Carolina 4 Farmers cooperative association Grain elevator West Darlington St., ext. Will be closed for inventory wed and Jan. 1 and 2

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