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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - April 18, 1940, High Point, North Carolina Thursday april 18, 1040 All he can do is throw pm Beartrack Greer 39, compiles great record in Texas league by Felix it. Mcknight fort Worth Texas april 18.�? att Only five things kept de Beartrack Greer out of major league Box scores two Knock Knees two Satchel feet and one love for the West. Old Beartrack is a great baseball Pitcher with reservations. Frankly baseball Wise men say it still in t too late. Some big league club with a venturesome spirit would be making a Low Odds Gamble to try him just one season. Eighteen years of baseball have Only served to develop Bear tracks control. Only last season this hulking Man won 26, lost 12 for fort Worth of the Texas league. No youngster came within hailing distance of the 39-year-Oid Fellows 2.29 earned run average. Nor did he suffer in the Shaugh Nessy playoff and Dixie series. The earned run average in those five games was 1.93. Now he sat it again. Two weeks before the Texas league opening manager Bob Linton advised Beartrack he would hurl the opening game advised him to get his flailing legs ready. Beartrack did a Little private training. Beartrack be it explained moves with the approximate Grace of a charging Rhinoceros. His five errors topped pitchers last season. But Beartrack hurled that opening game and choked formidable Shreveport. 6-0. Four Days later he came Hack and whipped Beaumont 2-1, on five hits. Old Beartrack got one major league shot when Frankie Frisch was managing the cardinals. Rut the Story goes they did t under stand Beartrack. Someone tried to make an athlete of Beartrack. And Bear tracks definitely is not an athlete. He la strictly a Strong armed thrower. He a a clean living solid witty swell fellow. Getting old Well. Beartrack managed to pitch 28 innings last season to Lead the league Over the regular season. He pitched 30 full games and added five More in the playoffs and Dixie championship. Someone is passing up a goo looking youngster Elon invades Boone Hills christians win Lith straight by Downing Guilfor the High Point Enterprise Piedmont Center of Industry High Point. North Carolina prof seven Sec. R Randolph Scott. Humphrey Bogart. Frank Mchugh. Alan Hole and Quot big boy Williams. Features Start at 12 20-2 33-4 46-6 59-9 12. Broadhurst a free blonde and Twenty one a a picture for adults Only with Lynn Bari. Jean Davis features Start at 1 16-2 57-4 32-6 13-7 54-9 34. Paramount a Charlie Mccarthy. Detective with Charlie Mccarthy and Edgar Bergen features at 5 21-7 23-9 25. Carolinas a a barricade a with Alice Faye and Warner Baxter. Features at 6 18-8 04-9 53. Rialto Quot main Street lawyer Quot with Edward Ellis. Features at 6 13-7 55-9 38. Guljord county realty transfers High Point township j Lester Olvett and wife to William i Hartford Broadway lots in Woodland j development. Morehead township o. T. Rickey and wife to f. R Brown plat on Brice Street. C. W. Simpson and wife to mrs. Virginia g. Brewer plat on Latham Street. John j. Eichhorn and wife and other it to James b Thayer and wife plat on Camden Road. James a. Doggett and wife to James Mcclamroch plat in Sedgefield. James Mcclamroch to James a. Dog Gett plat in Sedgefield. L. Herblin. Trustee and others to l. P. Sprinkle and wife. Plat on Bowman Aven be. J p. Hamel and wife to Ernest Brown Aud wife plat on Collier drive. Kemp c. Clendenin and wife to h a Warren and wife plat on Northwood Street. Gilmer township c. T. West to s m Brown and wife lots in Willow Oaks. C h Mcqueen and wife to Stanley Frank and wife plat on Olive Street. Southern Dixie life insurance company to Justice drug company plat on Edwards place. Clay township Lula Andrews to Arlen w Cox and wife plat adjoining property of t. R Surratt and others. Jamestown township d. G. Hiatt and wife to l. R Hill and wife. Plat in Archdale Park. One Man gang Feller mows pm Down in no hitter Young Bob Feller is shown in this unusual picture at Chicago pitching g a 110-hitter against the Chicago White sox. Fellers Cleveland indians won 1-0 in the season s opener. Feller in tile aet of turning in his one Man gang stunt against the White sox. Is Here throwing one past Joe Kuhel sox first Sacker. Robie Hemsley is tile Catcher. Sophomore making Good pastor raps ring setup heavyweight claims he has to be a politician to get a fight weather i local weather today noon. Low last night. High yesterday. .72 .61 i .81 i North Carolina a Cloudy with occasional Shower tonight and Friday cooler in Moun and North portion Fly us gains West Day. South Carolina a Cloudy with occasional Shower tonight and Friday cooler in extreme Northwest portion Friday. Virginia a Shower warmer in Northeast portion Charlotte april is a up a a Elon a crusading christians i sought now worlds to conquer today As they invaded the mountains of Boone for a North state conference baseball game with Appalachia ii winners of i i straight games Frei Riding a smashing 18-8 Triumph Over Wake Forest current big five Kingpin. The Elon hoped the ratified Mountain breezes would add length to their base knocks yesterday they took Guilford in stride 7 to 2. A c state moved to Blacksburg va., and a Diamond engagement with Virginia tech. The terrors thumped v. M. I. 9 to i yesterday As Pitcher Ramsey turned in a four hit game. Davidson a nine shut out Lenoir Rhyne 6 to 0 on Lucas four hit twirling. And Dukes freshmen outscored the Wake Forest Frosh 7 to 4 North Carolinas golfers faced Maryland a linesmen today at College Park md., Sud tomorrow will match strokes with Virginia at Charlottesville baseball games tomorrow will Send Davidson to North Carolina William and Mary to Wake Forest and Elon to Western Carolina. Tennis duels Between n. C. Stale and North Carolina and Wake Forest and Duke will he staged at Chapel Hill and Durham. Psi of a. Henry to Reynolds heft first baseman is one of my eral Sophomore standout on the fill varsity of North Carolina baseball team which of end a in it eight j nine game big i Ive program again Davidson at Chapel Hill Friday afternoon. Rev holds who alternate with Ben Browning Al the initial sack a five lilt in in attempt tilt season for a percentage of Usu. He has accepted around the chances in the held and has \ made Only one error. Fridays game will get under Way at i of clock on Emerson Field. Piedmont Loop draws 9,242 Asheville Richmond Portsmouth and Durham win initial games by Bob Mccormick Albany no y., april a Bob pastor who went 21 rounds with Joe Louis aimed a few verbal blows at the fight and came up with Tine idea that you have to be a politician to get a bout nowadays a a boxing lifts hit a new Low a pastor told an Albany service j club yesterday a when a ranking j fighter has to go out on a stump and make speeches like a pol Iii j tonight Friday Elan to get himself a Ftera showers in East and lied returned to his Saratoga Springs Home Bob amplified his statement. Pastor it seems figures he a a ranking fighter As Good As any heavyweight around ave. Maybe. Champion Joe. Did no the go ten rounds with Louis before the latter had won his title and did no to lie clip the Champ a few Good ones finally going Down in the 1 eleventh round of their championship fight last september a a yes and i la clip him a few Good ones again if they Ever let me in the ring with him a he said confidently a i still think i can lick that Louis. Eve fought him j twice in two years and beaten j every Good heavyweight around i but i still can to get a j pastor might have something Birmingham i there. Sin e his last Louis hat Bolton i tie he a fought just once winning i c i a ten round decision Over buddy Tex., last Decem claims to have hut each time showers in West portion t and North por oct atonal Light rain slightly cooler in we Lions. Winds Sandy Hook to Hatteras flesh Southwest winds. Weather Cloudy with occasional rain tonight and Friday Hatteras to Jacksonville moderate to fresh Southwest and South mostly overcast weather tonight and Friday with Shower Friday a c Charlotte. April 18 a apr official weather Bureau records of the temperature Aud rainfall for the 24 hours ending at 7 30 a m in the principal Cotton growing areas and elsewhere station Asheville. Atlanta. Augusta irl Eston Charlotte Chicago Columbia Denver Detroit. A sum Lite a posed the Galveston planned a shut he Greensboro get himself helped hatted former sparring j Jacksonville then i j by wet in but i Bittie Rock los Angeles w it and i w Scott lit Dalla Lier. Twice been aet to f i something happened a Lee so void i fight me a he i i went out and by one of my j mates Johnny Wilber j was set to meet Billy he got a Case of boils i put off Conn Boh thinks is a vastly i overrated fighter and one head like to catch in the ring this j june that a objective number tone after that and pastor is certain hell Knock out Conns he i wants Louis in september Mug a Quot a farm real estate values up slightly Memphis Meridian. Miami. Mlnn-8t. P Mobile. It Mitchell new Orleans new York Raleigh ban Antonio. San Francisco Spartanburg tamps Washington Wilmington h l. A Felt 74 59 of 78 60 .00 so 60 of 72 65 of 42 36 07 78 64 of 80 62 of 41 35 .39 85 61 of 47 33 of 50 41 .31 70 42 i 47 85 56 59 78 59 of 69 61 of 81 64 of 77 73 of 76 46 i 08 74 54 of i # 50 .73 78 67 of 79 73 of 43 30 .07 73 68 .00 35 41 02 79 71 of 53 41 16 82 61 of 84 60 of 70 54 of 77 58 of so 66 of 59 48 of 80 62 of . April 18.�?gp a tile Piedmont league Iliad four leaders and As Many cell arites today after yesterdays opening skirmishes that attracted 9,242 fans in four cities. I Asheville last years Pennant j Winner Richmond Portsmouth and Durham were the winners and Charlotte. Rocky mount nor i Folk and Winston Salem the losers. Pinehurst april 4 a Richmond s opening Day crowd j Donald Budge the games Mas of 3.500 was tops for the circuit tor and Teddy Rericha of new with Portsmouth s 2,555 second. York opposed each Oiler today Durham and Asheville Drew 1,800 in the Quarter finals of the third i each. Rericha challenges Budge at Pinehurst Washington april is up a american farm real estate values increased an average of one per cent during the Yeai March i. The Bureau of agr cub turn i economics reported today however the National average was about 15 per cent below tin pre world War base period. The Low Point during the past decade As in 1933 when the National average was 27 per cent below the base period. The Bureau said the March i Index value was 85 a compared with 84 in 1939, 85 in 1937 and 1938 and inn in 1912-11. The Index by states last year a tided i an it i this respectively showed North Carolina 138 and 138 South Carolina 88 and 89. Bad it Boss melting tonight the instructors class of tile first Aid club of the red Cross will meet tonight at 7 30 on the second floor of the Library building. Annual North and South professional Tennis tournament. Budge had Little trouble in eliminating Otto Bernardin of Durham yesterday 6-1, 6-1. 6-0. Reri Rha advanced tuesday by defeating Ken Napier of Phoenix. Ari. Others moving up the ladder in the Best baseball a at Portsmouth. Where Ray Clark pitched j the cubs to a 1-0 shutout Over Norfolk. Tile game w As reeled off j in an hour and 2o minutes. Clark a was a 20-game Winner in the Loop last year. Asheville s tourists resumed flapper Fanny by Sylvia Coes ism a a ukr inc we t m my u. % sat co eluded Bernie Coghland. Los an-1 where they left off last year and gel is John nog Rady. Long Island Dick Skeen los Angeles and Bruce Barnes Austin Tex. Johnny Fauna los Angeles and Frank Rericha Stamford conn., were interrupted by darkness and their match was continued until today. Coach fares a a one was cents per mile round trip 10% less than double the one Way fares a air conditioned Crochet on through trains dubbed Charlotte 9 to i on timely hitting Aud neat flinging by Polly. A triple play in the second when the hornets had the bases filled with none out took the starch out of the visitors. Richmonds 7 to 3 Conquest of Rocky mount featured a Home run by Prout new Colt first Sacker who also bad three singles. Smith limited the red sox to six safeties. Winston Salem s perennial eel Barltes took another step in that direction in losing 3-9 to Durham. The bulls got to Fred Archer. Early and also treated his successors roughly. Pfeiffer homered for the winners. Deforge dressed Down the losers with six hits. The same learns meet again today. To demonstrate that Archery is one of the leading traditional military arts girl students recently gave an exhibition of the use of huge Archery bows and arrows in Tokyo Japan. The tallest Man in the French Ai my is Corporal Andre deval lamp ailed 3 and towering 6 feet la inches. A what Shi a is temp kiss and Tell a Are your Headquarters for tackle and featuring a amour it tit Luna i Char do Quot it ods tufted of it Mambo Rod a lifts h0rr0cks-ibb0ts0n smog a it Fig a s a Headon at i lowest prices in town i rout flies assorted pattern Chenille and silk wound flies fitted with gut Snells ready for use. A great value at this Price 6 for 25c Hackle flies the popular Hackle Type flies made in Many patterns for your selection. Fitted with eyed Hooks. Special for this Sale. 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