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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - June 7, 1970, Florence, South Carolina4-d sunday june 7, 1970 Piatt Tutt four Gibbs football stars receive full scholarships by Robert Hunter morning news sports writer very did believe it was did t believe though it was t four statements from four Young men who were very Happy and excited when they signed full four year scholarship with Maryland state College. The four Young men Marshall Becoat Ervin jr., Melvin Cusack and Izel Mckinzie boast of a Combine weight of pounds am were largely responsible for Gibbs High school in Pamplico recording its first winning season in the school s history. They deserve All they can coach Mack Dixon Sale As he watches them Romp joyfully across the gym floor and added that it s a coach s dream to see some of the boys he has trained get such High recognition. The size of the boys is almost unbelievable and even Robert Taylor coach at Maryland state found it a Little hard to believe As he watched them file into gym. The solidly built Bunch spends much of their time together coach Dixon said and had other such offers from Grambling Florida a a keys made by professional bonded locksmiths fludd s Church St North Carolina Texas Southern and Tennessee. How they stand Ervin Long or. A 255, offensive guard and a toddle linebacker. Marshall Becoat 271, tackle. Melvin Cusack -4, 281, tackle. Izell Mckinzie a a 212, guard. How they stand Ervin Long or. 6-1, 255, offensive guard and Middle linebacker. Marshall Becoat m. 271, tackle. Melvin Cusack 8-4, 281, tackle. Izell Mckinzie 212, guard. Gibbs compiled a 7-1-1 record s past season went in Fife Ted for the first six games and stayed in Contention for the conference Crown. All four of the players made he All conference team and Ach appears quite optimistic bout their chances of Success in College. The eagles out scored their opponents 136-50 in regular season play and in a few Ames the opposition was held o less than Zero Yards Rushing. Dixon said their Only loss an i-6 heartbreaker to Long of was the result of a couple of bad plays. Long was Iso held for Zero Yards ushing against the eagles. Cusack along with being the real football player he is also a Fine scholar. The under scored very High on College Entrance exam an was fifth in the senior class. Coach Dixon said Cusack once had a thing against hit Ting Little Guys but said he snapped out of it when a Measley 160-Pount opponent Laid a perfect Block against him. Cusack along with Becoat received the offensive lineman award. Izell Mckinzie the lightest of the Bunch Tilting the Scales at Only 212, will probably be converted to tighten at Maryland the coach said. Mckinzie was also a basketball Star. He was Captain of the team and received the outstanding player award in that sport. Ervin Long the team Cap Tain thought it was a joke but anyone with As much heart and soul As he deserves the Best. Ervin the coach said cried after the loss to Cheraw and a number of times his body was racked with so much pain that it would seem impossible to play but he played anyway. Ervin was converted from fullback by Dixon and received the coach s award. All the boys have a lot of Dixon said and they always take the game seriously. Three of the four Gibbs linemen get into their familiar stance they Are a re Melvin Custack Izell Mckinzie and Marshall Becoat play Ball at Batt Batt now open every night monday thru Friday . . Saturday and sunday . To . Batt Batt 301 North Florence pounds from Gibbs High in Pampico solidly stacked Ervin Long jr., team Captain still learning from coach Mack Dixon Long who is 6-1 and weighs 255 pounds is Only the third largest going to make Pamplico known Don t too Many people know about or even heard of one of the four said but added that they Are going to make it known. They joked about How they would sometimes say that they vere from Florence instead of Pamplico for fear that no one lad Ever heard of it. We re going to put Pamplico Harrison convicted Kamloops . A Immy Harrison a Center with Oronto Maple Leafs of the a ional hockey league was con rioted wednesday of assault ausing bodily harm fined and Given a six month suspended sentence. Harrison was convicted in provincial court of the assault of Lacombe of Kamloops Hay 13 in a nightclub Here. Lacombe told the court he suf ered permanent Eye damage. Please contribute a Small part toward sound government for Florence county and the state of South Carolina by voting for Ralph k. Anderson jr., for the House of representatives on tuesday june 9th. I endorse him and recommend him to you As one who will help to spend your tax Dollar wisely and without waste who will try to pass Only necessary and sensible Laws and who will be a credit to the people of Florence county. Ralph Anderson is a capable lawyer an out standing civic Leader and is critically concerned with the educational problems of our Community As Well As the morals of our children particularly the problems of drug traffic and pornographic literature. Having been a Law partner of Ralph Anderson for almost ten years i know his character and ability and feel qualified to recommend him to you As a Good Man to serve Florence county in the House of representatives. Juneo. Yarborough pm. Pol. Adv. Paid by june 0. Yarborough on the they said. When asked How they keep in such Good shape through the Spring one of them blurted out running from the bed to the Mckinzie said he owes his Fine physical condition to swim Ming Becoat said he tries to take part in All Spring sports. Long said during the Spring he plays baseball and Cusack owes his build to baseball and soccer. Florence airlines to. Charlotte from Charlotte a m. Sex. Sot., Sun. P. M. Mon. T Tri. Only . Sex. Sal. A. M. Sex. Sal., Sim. p. M. 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