High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Dec 2 1973, Page 53

Low-resolution version. To view a high quality image

Start Free Trial
High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - December 2, 1973, High Point, North Carolina 4 honoured by no Hall of Fame Greenville . Apr the pitching Perry Brothers Gaylord and Jim former olympic trackman Floyd a a chunk Simmons and Stock car racing Champion Richard Perry Petty will be ushered into the North Carolina sports Hall of Fame tuesday. The four will be honoured in ceremonies highlighting the Lith annual banquet starting at 7 . In hinges coliseum on the Campus of East Carolina University. They will bring to 45 the number of Hall occupants since the program was instituted in 1963. The perrys from Williamston ., made baseball history in that each won the by Young award As the Best Pitcher in the american league. Jim in 1970 for Minnesota and Gaylor last year with the fifth place Cleveland indians. In 1970 j m won 24 games and Gaylor won 23, becoming the first brother combination in big league history to win 20 games. Last season Gaylor finished 19-19 with Cleveland had a 3.40 earned run average while striking out 235 in 344 innings. Jim pitching for Detroit finished 14-13 on a 4.03 Era in 203 innings. In recent years Gaylord has become the Center of controversy. Opposing hitters and managers insist he is getting hitters out with an illegal spitball that he says is nothing More than a Fork Ball. Simmons from Charlotte won Bronze medals in the olympic decathlon event at London in 1948 and in 1952 at Helsinki. A High school football player and trackman in Charlotte he went on to the University of North Carolina then moved to California. After his track career ended he appeared in several motion pictures before returning to Charlotte to open his photographic studio. Petty joins his father former racer Lee Petty in the Hall. Lee Petty was inducted in 1966. Richard has won More than 150 Stock car races in 15 years and became the first millionaire in the sports history. He has won some 20 super Speedway races and for five consecutive years has captured More than $100,000 annually. Shoplifter gets 5-Day sentence Spokane. Wash api a an 18-year-old Spokane Man has been sentenced to five Days in jail for shoplifting two Rock music records in a discount store. The sentence was imposed Friday on Robin w. Hood. High Point Enterprise sunday december 2,1973 3d pct Seri tips a George Flowe of Southern Chrysler Plymouth save the Cost of having Snow tires mounted in the Winter it s easy. Simply buy one extra wheel ha>4e the Snow tires installed on the spare and the extra wheel. Store one of your regular tires and use the other As a spare in the Winter. In summer store one of the Snow tires and use the other As the spare. When you do get a Flat tire the experts say ride on the Snow tire to the nearest service station where they will repair or replace the tire. When you Are in the Market for a car save yourself time by coming directly into Southern Chrysler Plymouth 901 South main st., 883-71 la. We have one of the largest selections of both new and used cars in the area. Let us show you Why we Are a your red carpet service dealer Quot. Hours service . 7-5 30, sales Mon sat. 8 a.rn.-9 . Helpful hint some manufactures recommend the use of Winter lubricants in manual transmission for easier shifting in cold weather. Our Sandhurst dress shirts. Solid colors White plus Woven and printed fancies. New a Wales Long Point Collar. 14%.17&Quot, 32-35 sleeves. Polyester and Cotton with permanent press that keeps its Promise. 6 Sandhurst ties of 100% polyester. 4 Sandhurst double knit sport coat. Textured polyester req expertly tailored with Center vent Patch pockets. Solid colors fancies 8 Sandhurst double knit Slacks. Text sized polyester. Wide Belt m loops deep cuffs. Wardrobe making solid colors. 29-44&Quot. 14 give a British Sterling a make him a legend in his own time. Handsome flask Type bottles of his favorite after shave 3.8 of. 4 Cologne 3.8 oz.5.50 after shave and Cologne set 9 Westchester mall open . 10 00 downtown open . 9 30 9 00 be sure to Register in our store a a. 4fok the 1974 Vega kammback&t4j Given away Christmas eve dec. 24 it before �12 2 3 downtown

Search all High Point, North Carolina newspaper archives

Explore other publications from High Point, North Carolina

All newspaper archives for December 2, 1973

Browse