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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - October 3, 1970, Florence, South Carolina8 saturday october 3, 1970 Jehim Tif flaming of tub gamecocks to face wingless gobblers Columbia South Carolina seeking to rebound from i frustrating tie and Virginia tech seeking a win after three disappointing lasses meet tonight in an intersection Al foot Ball game in Carolina stadium. Kickoff time is ., with a crowd of better than expected. The South Carolina ticket office had an abundance of tickets in mid week and any tickets remaining will be placed on Sale at the North end of Carolina stadium at ., saturday. Saturday for the Little quarterback to play. Meanwhile coach Paul Dietzel was getting Sophomore Jackie Young ready to Start just in Case. Virginia tech s injuries were of a More definite nature. Linebacker Scott Hawkins rein Jared a bad Back and Wingback Larry Kushner separated a shoulder in last week s 21-20 loss to Memphis state and both have been declared out for the season. In the gobblers other two starts they lost 7-0 to Virginia and 51-18 to Alabama. South Carolina has work hard this week to cure the the Dancy to Fumble and Dieta warned that Virginia tech a was very similar to n. I and would go All out upset the gamecocks. The series which has flourished i term intently since 1905, is tied with five victories each South Carolina won 17-16 la year at Blacksburg on Bil Dupre s 47 Yard Field goal Wil nine seconds remaining. Virgin tech won 17-6 in 1968 at Colum Bia. Gamecocks prepared for this weekend s game weakened by injuries although the gamecocks hoped their main Hurt Tommy Suggs sprained ankle would be sufficiently healed to Georgia tech in the season opener routed Wake Forest 43-7, but last week was held to a 7- tie by underdog . State which recovered four of nine Gamecock fumbles. Reds by National Pittsburgh a the Cincinnati reds and Pittsburgh pirates their managers exuding Confidence begin their Best of five series saturday for the National league baseball championship. Dock Ellis 13-10, was tabbed As the starting Pitcher for Pittsburgh. Gary Nolan considered the steadies if not the Winnin Gest red hurler was named to Start for Cincinnati. Begin playoffs winning the East. Manager Danny Murtaugh of the pirates defended his charges saying "1 think we re As Good As any club in baseball. Records Don t mean too much in a series like the 52-year-old skipper said. The reds had an 8-4 Edge Over the pirates in regular season play and Pittsburgh won Only me game at the new riverfront stadium in Cincinnati. Statistically Suggs has passe for 530 Yards and t h r e touchdowns for the gamecocks tight end Doug Hamrick is the leading receiver with 11 for Yards and one touchdown an tailback Billy Ray Rice is the leading rusher with 178 Yard for a 4.4. Average and thre touchdowns. For Virginia tech quarterback Gil Schwabe a passed for 250 Yards and to touchdowns tailback p e or Tiberio has rushed 183 Yards up 4.1 average and t or e touchdowns and wide receive Jimmy Quinn is the top Pas receiver with six for 137 Yards. South Carolina has a sub Stan Ial size advantage in the lines averaging 232 pounds offensively and 219 defensively to 216 am 208, but Virginia tech with huge backs outweighs the gamecocks 202 to 184 in the offensive Backfield and 182 to 72 in the defensive secondary. 18-7. Both Are High the first two games will be played in three Rivers Sta record is thunders old makers gave the reds a drum which opened in july. The slight Edge in the playoff. The weather forecast was fir mostly Cloudy skies and a Chance of Sli Owers with the temperature in the Low 60 s. Manager Sparky Anderson o Cincinnati said Friday i think we re the Best team in baseball but they re the second Best. We won More games did t the reds took the West Divi Sion title with a 10-260 record while the bucs were 89-73 in custom draperies swags bedspreads. Etc. Free estimates Hazel s draperies 301 second Loop Road phone m2-0907 or 412-7813 Bertie s Flower gift shop 306glendaledr. Florence s. C. 662-0579 24 hour service Henredon annual Sale sept. 15th thru oct. 15 special savings Fine furniture and carpets marj0n 423-1m1 g o Florence 169-2445 i Rhy St. Landscaping residential commercial Long acre Nursery 662-1959 or. Dennis says hello to All his customers. Special lunch Boston cafe downtown Florence carpeting commercial residential Florence carpet tile inc. Phone 669-1851 336 Pamplico Hwy. Florence s. C. Hird and fourth and fifth games if necessary will be in Cincinnati. Two southpaws Are scheduled to Start sunday s game Jim Merritt for the reds and Luke Walker for the pirates. Each was his team s winning est Pitcher Merrill wih 20 victories and Walker with 15. The rotation Calls for Tony Loninger to go for the reds and either Bob Veale or Bob Moose or the pirates in Cincinnati monday. Martin bom Alfred Manuel Martin 42 years ago in Berke by calif., was expected for ome time to replace Smith at the end of this season but it was made official Friday at a 2 Edt news conference. It is the second major league managerial Post Tor the one time new York Yankee second baseman. The colourful Martin s first was Wilh the Minnesota twins in 1969 and he guided them from a seventh place american league finish the year before to the Al East Divi Sion title. Soon afterwards he was fired by twins owner Calvin Griffith apparently because he did t fit the Mold of the organization s management because of his Peppery attitude which resulted in a fight with the club s publicity director. Is tvs tops imps Darlington the Southside Falcons Jav team Defeated the St. John s Blue maps thursday night at Darl Egton will a score of 12-8 after a touchdown in the first and third quarters by the Falcons we a fourth Quarter to by the maps. Mike Spears a Falcon halfback scored first when he aced 40 Yards during the first Quarter for a to. The second Quarter was scoreless which made the halftime score 6-0, but 1 the Falcons woke up in the third when quarterback John Purvis ran first 45 Yards and them 10 extra Yards for a to. With about one minute and 40 seconds left in the game Tayl Clemson to meet tech in Atlanta Clemson for the second week in a Row Clemson coach Hootie Ingram will take his football team into the state of Georgia. At 2 Tomorrow afternoon the tigers will Battle the yellow jackets of Geargia tech in Atlanta s Grant Field. This 40th meeting Between the two schools will match an experienced and undefeated tech team against a Young Tiger team which stands Wilh two wins and one defeat. Ken walkup of Timmon Shiue plays for Carolina against Virginia tech pitching Ritch o s Are favored in Al revenge minded Lebest of five Kapp joins patriots Boston a fiery Joe Kapp who led the Minnesota Vikings to glory last year but could t resolve his contract differences with the manage ment joined the Boston patriots Friday and immediately pred cited we re going to be a win the Star quarterback who played out his option while help no the Vikings win the National football league championship was technically a free agent when signed by Boston. The patriots however gave up Strong safety John Charles an undisclosed 1972 draft pick for Kapp in keeping with the league policy of providing compensation in such cases. Kapp told a news conference in announcing his signing it would take him a while to get in top condition after his Long Lay off but that he thought he d be Able to work himself into the patriots offensive system with out too much difficulty. Head coach Clive Rush said Kapp would be activated immediately but would not Start sunday against the Baltimore oils Here. He said he did not know whether the 6-foot-3, 25 Lound Veteran would see any action in the game. Patriots president Billy Sulli who presided Over the news conference at the team s raining Headquarters at Curry College in nearby Milton declined either the monetary terms or the length of Mart Kapp s contract. Race. By Pat Thompson associated press sports writer Minneapolis St. Paul a Baltimore s Star lined itching staff made the orioles a orites Friday against Minnesota in american championship series pening saturday. A crowd of Between 30 Odo and is expected at metropolitan stadium for the 4 m. Game. Fair to partly Cloud ties and temperatures in in Middle 50s Are forecast. The team that makes the Killebrew and Powell practically put on one Man shows when the twins captured seven of the 12 regular season games Powell hit .333 and drive in 12 runs. Killebrew sent in 13 runs with a .333 average and six homers three More than Powell. Center fielder Jim Holt Pla toned with Brant Alyea was Minnesota s leading h i 11 against Baltimore with a .429 average. Elrod Hendricks a question Mark because of a re cent Finger injury while cat Ching led the orioles with a .407 ast number of mistakes has i Mark against Minnesota hurlers. E Best said Balti Ore manager Earl Weaver. The team which has the Best thing should on paper the orioles have the est pitching by a wide margin. Left hander Mike Cuellar 24-8, ads the Parade of three 20 me Oriole winners to the found saturday against right under Jim Perry 24-12. Manager Bill Rigney of the twins has the same feeling As Weaver. The secret of winning is con Taining their hitters " said Rigney. We they re going to throw Good but if the pitching does falter both teams Are capable of turn ing on a slug est. Harmon Killebrew 41 homers and 116 runs batted in and Tony Uliva .325, Are Minnesota s big bats. Frank r o b i is o n Baltimore s Only .300 Hitler and Boog Powell 35 homers and 114 Bis Are the Oriole s threats. Reliever Ron Perranoski and Jim Kaat the latter scheduled to Start the fourth game if it is necessary were each 2-0 against he Birds. Perry was 2-2 and Bert Blyleven the monday pro Bable was 1-0. Martin to manage Detroit Detroit a firebrand Jilly Martin was chosen Friday o fire up the Detroit tigers when the team announced he lag been named manager to re place Mayo Smith whose con tact has expired. Martin signed a two year con Timmonsville beaten by late View 43-0 Lake View Howard Page scored three touchdowns to Leat Lake View to a 43-0 football vie tory of Timmonsville Here Fri Day night. Page started the scoring in the. Of Darlington caught a screen i on first Quarter by dashing 58-Yan pass and ran 45 Yards Down to the three Yard line. Imps quarterback Gettis stepped Over the goal line for a to. Week end special top sirloin Steak 2.50 with lobster tail.3.75 lobster dinner.2.95 2 succulent tails potato chef salad Florence Hoffmeyer re. Open 8 a. M. For breakfast a sweep. Still in the first Quarter Page scored his second touchdown by bulling eight Yards up the Middle. Mcarthur Coleman scored the next Lake View touchdown after the second Quarter began. He bucked Over from the three for the six Pointer. Mike Clonch kicked the extra Florence airlines to Charlotte leaves at a. M. P. M. . From Charlotte leaves at p. M. . 662-7593 Points. Lake View s next score came in the third Quarter when Mike Page blocked a punt and James Gilchrist fell on the Ball for a touchdown. The final score came just before Tjie game ended when James Abraham went off tackle for three Yards. Clonch again kicked the extra Point. Leading Azalea Wilmington . A Bobby Mitchell of Danville va., shot a seven under Par 64 Fri Day for a 36-Hole total the Low est on the pea tour this year to take the second round Lead in the Azalea open Gol tournament. The previous Low was 131 a Arnold Palmer in the create Greensboro open last Spring. Mitchell 27, seeking his firs Victory in four years on the tour held a two stroke Lead Ove defending Champion Dale Doug lass who equalled the Coura record with a 63 to go with i opening 69 for a 132 total. Mitchell a pro since he Wai 15, had eight birdies one Boge and nine pars in his 32-32 round seventy three players sur Vived the one under Par 141 Cut off for the final rounds saturday and sunday. Bobby Mitchell Finley fires manager Oakland a Charles Finley owner of the Oakland athletics fired manager John Mcnamara Friday and named former Boston red sox skipper Dick Williams to handle the team in 1971. Williams who took the red sox to toe american league Pennant in 1967, agreed to a two year contract Finley said. The a s owner said he Dis missed Mcnamara in a one hour meeting just before the news conference announcing the hiring of Williams and Mcna Mara s firing. He did t lose his Job. His players took it away from Finley Saivii of Mcnamara s de parture. Finley now has changed Man agers 11 times since buying the team in 1960 when it was in Kansas City. Mcnamara 38, led the team to an 89-73 record this season which was its Best Mark under Finley s ownership. Oakland finished second in the american league s Western division. The yellow jackets opened the season with a 23-20 win Over South Carolina followed with a 23-13 Victory Over Florida state and last week overpowered Miami Fla by a score of 31-21. In these three games tech has produced some Fine statistics offensively. Sophomore quarterback Eddie Mcashan has thrown the Ball 107 times hav ing connected on 57 of these throws for a total of 629 Yards. Mcashan s favorite target has been fullback Steve Harkey who has caught 26 passes for 231 Yards., tech has two real Fine running backs in Bruce Southall and Brent Cunningham. Southall a 5-10, 208-Pound Sophomore has. Carried the Ball 37 times for 115 Yards. Cunningham a 5-7, 167 Lawn Shrub spraying apply dormant treatment army Worms Tea scale fertilizer dial 669-3131 entomologist Tom Gresselle pest control Pound Junior with blinding Speed has gained 142 Yards in 43 carries. On the defensive unit tech has three All american candidates in defensive tackle Rock Perdoni inside linebacker Bill. Flowers and defensive Back Jeff Ford. Clemson which has Defeated the Citadel by a score of 24-0, beaten Virginia the following week 27-17, and shutout by Georgia last week by a score of 38-0, will probably Start tiie same teams offensively and defensively that have started previously. Jack Anderson who sat out the Georgia game due to a shoulder injury will most pro Bably move Back to his starting position at split end. 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J. Davis Auto service 511 s. Irby 669-0231 Jordan s furniture co. Florence s largest discount furniture store your Sealy posture edic dealer Pamplico Hwy. 669-8513 we also feature Savory thick steaks and steer burgers hot of four open charcoal fire. Children have their own lil Wran Gler menu banquet facilities for groups to 100 Fawn by Jaiup o he Epif family re Titino adjacent to the ramada inn cuisine. Tomorrow on a Bow cd. 13 Watch for Oral Roberts thanksgiving special and his exciting lineup of guest stars. New time a. M. Sundays

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