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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - January 19, 1954, Florence, South CarolinaPage 6 the Florence morning news Florence s. C. Tuesday morning january 19, 1954 jackets play for March of dimes Michigan state Kansas finish search for Grid coaches As others Hunt on new York. Jan. 18 i Mich if Ian state and Kansas have com pm Tecl changes in football s Annua mid Winter shuffle but there still almost a dozen colleges in the run Rrt for a head conch. There Are jobs Upen at Pennsyl Vania Minnesota Texas . Iowa slate. Marque Etc Idaho Korish Carolina state. Toledo was Texas state and William Penn o Low a. A shift at Michigan slate completed when Hugh i Duff Daugherty was promoted from Ai assistant to coach when Clar enee Biggie Munn advanced to the athletic directorship. Charle v. Mather who had even applied for the Job. Was hire by Kansas to succeed Jules v Kikeh. Who resigned. Mather whose Ohio High school teams lost Only three games in six year follows in the footsteps of Pau Brown who went to Ohio state from Massillon before taking Over the Cleveland Browns of the tonal football league. Resignations have accounted for the remaining vacancies except Marquette which Lisle Blackburn left to take charge of the professional Green Bay packers. A pair of former Penn stars Are among the candidates for the Penn Sylvania assignment but Oklahoma backfired coach Bill Jennings i reportedly the leading Choice a the moment. Frank Heagan Backfield coach of the Philadelphia eagles and 3943 All America Bob Odell currently on the Wisconsin staff Are Tho former Penn aces. Others men Channel chatter Community to systems has it a basketball team in the Cit recreation league. And All of us nut Here Are ready to bet the lads play a Brand of basketball in keeping with the High calibre the product they represent. The won t be operating on any Cable but it s a Good bet they la bring up to their opponents the Clear est picture of their desire a about winning. Have a look at the roster. Buckshot Daniels will be playing coach. He made quite name for himself at Mcclenaghan High school As a basketball and football player. Jim Wall Mhz said coach ind Eddie Leavell football Bisket Ball assistant in the local Noli ool system will be in there pitch ing. Both did themselves proud As members of the farm Bureau team last year. Then there s Billy Jeffords City recreation director no Slouch in the athletic world. Jimmy Calcutt who has made quite a name for himself in the Boxen world is another member of the squad. Others include Doodle Munn Jim Fischer Don William son and Gene Parker. That s quite a lineup. Television stations Over the nation will shortly make known the fact that a Virginia tobacco com Pany is going to offer a Thoro bred race horse in a radio give away show. Jockey Ted Atkinson has been signed As Trainer consultant for the horse granddaughter of equipoise. The award will be made at the Kentucky Derby. The filly plus s500 in Cash will be Given to the person submitting the winning contest name for the horse. More on it later. Right now we re getting set to have a look at another of those feature movies now being offered Nisi holy by c t v f. Community. Television Florence. And Don t forget that outstanding trial offer of Community to systems. For 10 Days and s10 Yon can have a look at clearest picture television via the Cable right in your own Home. Later if you like the reception and you will that can be applied to your Dow payment. Right fair offer. Community to systems 3553 West Evans Street Telephone s292. Adv toned frequently include Frank Broyles Backfield Mentor at geor Gia tech where he Quarter backed in the mid-40 slew Everson of Swarthmore and Rix Yard now athletic director at Denison Ohio. Penn officials Are giving their selection plenty of thought. Sex head Man George Munger resigned a year ago effective at the end of the 53 season. News of Progress at Minnesota has subsided since alumnus Bud Wilkinson with a 10-year contract at Oklahoma made it Plain he would t accept Gopher offers. The opening at the big ten school occurred when Wes Fesler resigned to take a Job with a Minneapolis radio station. Grid giants gain ends new York. Jan. 18 new York football giants sadly in need of Good offensive ends last season have signed two tall pass catchers from service teams. They Are Ken Mcafee of the Quantico marines formerly of Ala Bama and Cliff Livingston of fort Ord and Urcla. Livingston brother of a former giant defensive Back Howie Livingston starred As a receiver of passes thrown by Don Heinrich the giants new Rookie quarterback when fort Ord routed Quantico 55-19, in the Poinsetta bowl game at san Diego calif., dec. 20. The leading candidate appears to be George Butch Nash an assist ant at Minnesota since 1047 Mich Igan state end coach Earie Edwards John Honing Utah state coach and former director of the Minnesota Backfield and Milt Bruhn. Line coach at Wisconsin Are the others most frequently mentioned. Sikhs who announced his Resig nation at Kansas on the last Day of the season after the Jay hawkers won Only two of 10 games is one of the most frequently mentioned for the Texas aggie Job. Ray George resigned two weeks ago to go into private business. Sikhs is an graduate. The aggie Aiso have cast eyes in the direction of h. N. Rusty i Ruskell. Former coach at Southern methodist Johnny Vaught of Mississippi Mike Brumbelow of Texas Western aggie line coach Mike Michalske Sumii assistant Dick Todd and Jim Tatum. Coach of Maryland s National champions. Tatum s name also has been prominently mentioned in connection with the position left open at North Carolina state when Horace Hendrickson resigned. But. Even after a recent visit in the Carolina school Tatum denied any talk of change of employment. Blackburn s departure from mar Quetty hns left Hackfield George Terlop As his logical Suc Cessor. However the word is that notre Dame assistant. Terry bran Nan a High stepping Back for the Irish and successful Scholastic coach in the Chicago area and Ken Osha wis., High school coach Chuck Jaskwhich also Are being considered. Most recent visitor to amps. La., to talk about the Iowa state position vacated by Emmett abet Stuber was Forest w. England head coach at Arkansas state Collie in. Others interviewed in recent Days were Charles Purvis Backfield coach at Illinois. Trevor hocs. Head coach i and athletic director at Kent state in Ohio and Vic Defrancesca of Western Illinois state. Bise Junior College coach Lyle Smith a graduate of the University is the most frequently named in connection with the Idaho Job. But at present nobody appears to have an inside track. High school vies with auctioneers starting at either team can lose but the March of dimes is the Winner to night at Mcclenaghan High school when the yellow jacket Hoys and girls entertain Mullins in a Cage doubleheader. Opening time a Case is with the Courtney fights again St. . Jan. 18 Clint Courtney. Baltimore orioles catch or and miss Dorothy Knelange of St. Louis were married in Ciutac Obregon Mexico her parents announced today. The ceremony was performed Jan. 11. Courtney who was a member of the St. Louis Browns before the club moved to Baltimore is Man Ager of a baseball team in the mexican City during the Winter. Gate for the polio fund. Coach Richard said last night that he knew Little about the Mullins boys but quickly added that they could beat the jackets Are out to Cut a two game losing Streak and better their 6-3 Mark for the season. Billy Altman is expected Back at j top form again after sitting out the Camden Academy with a bad an Kle. He played in the Orangeburg game another losing affair but fouled out in the final period to Blunt the jackets chances. Altman lean All state Forward will probably Start along with Bill Smith Adrian Young. Whitey Jor Dan and Harvey Senseney. The wingless jacket girls face Lough opposition in the lady auctioneers. Always though the Visi tors have another impressive rec Ord. Jim Tatum gets glowing letter from Happy mom of sooner Star College Park md., Jan. 18 b Jim Tatum who coached Maryland to its no. 1 ranking among the nation s 1953 football teams received a letter today which he thinks is the greatest Ever written. I never appreciated anything he said. The letter doubtless you Wil be surprised to get a letter from Sherman. Texas but 1 just had to write you. I Rode Miles in a 1950 Ford to see Maryland beat okla homa but you know i just had to go to this game. "1 sat with Maryland people Al around me and we were kidding each other before the game. The were the finest sports All the through the game. My boy. Larry made the Only touchdown that was made. They still were the Swee Tosi people i Ever met. I am not sur prised at your having the no. I team of the nation. You have such wonderful people behind you ant your boys. I know you and they hated to lose but you All were wonderful about it. I never met you but i know Pierce signs gets top Chison Money Chicago Jan. 18 a Effly Pierce signed his 1954 contract to Day and general manager Frank Ane of the Chicago White sox 1-platform scale 1- 51 Chev. Sedan Del. 1-Nat. Cash Reg. 3-counter ticket Mach. 2-marking Mach. 1-20 it. Counter All above items in Al condition phone 6593 or4013 grand opening skate land thurs., Jan. 21st, 8 . Intersection Highway 301 and 76 pee Dee s. C. Skate on a Maple floor with new Chicago shoe skates to the finest Organ skat ing music. 101 free prizes including a new pair Chicago shoe skates. Be sure to attend this opening of the South s finest roller skating rink. Said the Little lefty becomes one of the highest paid pitchers in the club s the terms were not disclosed. Pierce was involved in the first player Deal pulled by Lane when he joined the sox. In 1948. Lane gave Detroit Catcher Aaron Robin son and got Pierce plus in Exchange. That was my first and probably Best Deal i Ever Lane has said. Since then nearly 200 players have been involved in deals by Lane in making the sox Pennant contenders. The turnover in personnel has been so rapid that Pierce now is the oldest player in Point of serv ice on the sox roster although Only 26. The Little Southpaw had his great est winning season in 1953 with 18 victories four of them Over the new York Yankees. He lost 12 games two to the Yankees and Only a slump in the final month kept him from reaching 20 or More triumphs. He had won 17 by aug. 30. Then lost three in a Row before getting no. 18. Pierce led the american league in Jorgi Kouts with 186. And was second in earned run average with 2.72. He hurled seven shutouts pitched 271 innings and 19 Complete games and finished six games As a reliever. Eternal ceremonial Spring s Awni Enine. Summer i fruition. Autumn s Harvest and Winter s give to thanks to our creator for life Ovri uiting our to the living ceremonial requirement All Legious Jamtjis with rever ent Crunden Malhi funeral Home you Are a wonderful coach. You had such a Fine clean Bunch of boys on the Maryland team. Several of the Maryland people came to me so Sweet and congratulated me for having the boy that made the win Ning touchdown. You Don t find spirit everywhere and i want to congratulate you for being in a state that shows such Fine sports Manship and such Fine people. If i Ever have the pleasure of visiting Maryland i m going to climb on someone s Housetop and yell to the top of my voice Hurrah for such Good people. Mrs. Ola mrs. Grigg is the Mother of Larry Grigs the Ola Horna halfback whose touchdown gave the soon ers a 7-0 upset Victory Over Mary land in the Orange bowl at Miami new year s Day. Sauer Mellow a s get five Chicago Jan. 18 i Hank Sauer who tapered off to 19 Home runs last season after belting 37 in 1952, today forwarded his signed 1954 contract to the Chicago cubs. Only Hope i can repeat a 1952 year for the club and for the people of the slugging outfielder said in a note with his contract. I will fight with All i be got. I m in Good shape after play ing Golf and Sauer was voted the National league s most valuable player in 1952 with his 37 homers and league leading 121 runs batted in. Last year he was hampered by three Bone fractures in his hand and saw limited service. He hit .263 in 108 games and drove in 60 runs. Veteran outfielder Hal Jeffcoat and Rookie outfielder Don Robert son also signed up with the cubs today to bring the total of players now in the fold to 10. Philadelphia Jan. 18 we the Philadelphia athletics today announced receipt of five signed de Mcghee fielders Jack Littrell and Tommy Giordano and pitchers Bob Cain and Art Ditmar. Mcghee. Who came Here last in the Deal that sent Ferris Fain 1o the Chicago White sox. Hit .263 in 104 games and batted Tome 29 runs. Littrell played at Ottawa in the International league Lamar splits in Hartsville Hartsville. Jan. 18 and Hartsville split a Cage double header Here tonight with the vis iting girls opening the games with a 33 to 18 win. The Hartsville boys avenged the loss with a 42 to 25 spanking in the Nightcap. L. Worrell paced the Lamar girls with 13 Points followed closely by Grace Jordan of Hartsville with 12 markers. W. L. Huggins pitched in 15 Point to Lead the scoring for Hartsville in the boys game. Stephens was High Man for Lamar with 10. The red foxes had a close 17-14 halftime Lead but moved away in the last half for a decisive win. Cage scores College basketball by the associated press Davidson 87, Virgin if Lech 69 Tulane 63, Tennessee 61 Wisconsin 37. My Hie an Stair 53 West Carolina g8, Kast Carolina 65 Indiana 9-i. Ohio state 72 Kansas 76. Lown state 61 Central Michigan 66, u. Of Mexico w Albion 72. Adrian 60 Detroit tech 70, Ferris Institute Maryland 70. Maryland ski Langley fab 69, it. Eustis 84 Belvoir 76. Utter Creek Navy 71 lion 70. High Point w Stetson 85, Miami Fla 63 fiercer 80. Ruins 60 Nebraska 80. Missouri 72 Iowa 79, Illinois 70 rapt attention of All at hand focuses on the flying Saucer above the Basket in last night s game Between Kress and the Mcleod Blue flashes. At left is Ann Taylor at right is Jean Hinds both of the losing Kress team. De fending is Gertrude Gardner of Mcleod. Ref Eree is Clint Schuyler. Mcleod won 43-32. Morning news photo Maryland wins 70-56 Norfolk. Va., Jan. 18 University of Maryland put up a tight defense and displayed a Brilliant Brand of shooting and Ball handling to outclass the University of Virginia 70-56, in an Atlantic coast conference basketball game Here tonight. And the tall shortstop hit .243 in 23 saturday the schedule of so lunar periods As printed below has been taken from John Alden Knight s so lunar tables. Plan your Days so that you will be fishing in Good Terri tory or Hunting in Good cover Dur these times if you wish to ind the Best sport that each Day Las to offer. The major periods Are shown in boldface Type. These begin at the Imes shown and last for an hour and a half or two hours thereat the minor periods shown regular Type Are of somewhat Shorter duration. January . . Min. Maj. Min. Maj. 19 tuesday 20 w in so y 21 thursday 2 Friday 148 games. 24 sunday for Sale by owner House and lot at the Corner of Cherokee Road and Lynwood drive. The lot is 165 feet front on Cherokee Road and runs Back in depth about 185 feet. The House on ground floor basement with Holland hot air system double garage Coal bin storage room tool House and servants toilet. First floor living room dining room Library powder room Telephone room front Hall Back Hall 2 clothes closets breakfast porch locked pantry stairway to basement and stairway to second floor. Second floor three bed rooms one Large enough 1o Divide into two bedrooms two Baths four clothes closets one Linen closet and Hall. Garage apartment living room bed room Kitchen Bath clothes closet and Side porch. Shown by appointment Only. If interested Call a. W. Muldrow Telephone 8972 to takes City league game Over scrappy y juniors 56-34 Community television hooked in to the City recreation basketball league last night and sparkled in sports to defeat a hustling but out classed Myca juniors five by 56 to 34. In the girls opener the Kress aggregation looked improved in losing to the Mcleod Blue flashes by 43-32 As Betty Rose Foxworth dunked 29 Points for the winners. The to five jumped off to fast Start and paced by the in Side shooting of Buckshot Daniels they moved to a 17-9 first Quarter Lead. Second stringers finished out the half for the winners and pushed the Lead to 2w3. Daniels and Doodle Munn lied for scoring honors for the to out fit with 12 Points apiece but Cal cutt of the y club won scoring honors with 13 Points. Foxworth upped her scoring aver age slightly in the opener As the smoother passing Blue flashes was held in Check for the first period. By halftime the winners had a 22-14 Edge and Drew away slightly in the second half. Kress Ball a Dixie Chevrolet Dixie Chevrolet to View Chris tokp110 take a Load off your Icet buy a sturdy dependable used car at Dixie Chevrolet. Our cars Are All put into Good shape before they Are sold. Used trucks 1950gmc ton Good tires Good shape 1946 Dodge 2 ton Long wheel base Good rubber 1 ton pickup 1949 Ford v-8 1951 Chevrolet .6 ton pickup deluxe cab 1949 Studebaker i ton pickup. New paint Notor just overhauled. Excellent condition handling and rebound work looked i Huckaby and . Better with Cox the leading scorer 29, Cribb 7, for the losers with 10 Points. 4. Wilson 2. Jones. Card wednesday the untested 13. Boys team moves into action i Almer 2, Price 10, Laynes peed against Phillips Esso 1-0. Kress i Wade. He and the new Independent girls team meet in the opener. J. Dabney 2. Tay Cable to Fisher 8. Daniels 12, 0, Munn 12. Wall 5 iric 8, Williamson 2, Calcutt 1, Moore Low 5, Cox 10. Bailey 8, Colas 0. Mcdonald 8, Parker 0. To be certain taste it your first sip says deliriously Light your first Swallow says extra smooth and Mellow your whole taste sine Riib in you la enjoy for Tala i make it Mellow make it certain make it. I f i blended whiskey. 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