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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - December 18, 1939, High Point, North Carolina Pace two Sec the High Point Enterprise Piedmont Center of High Point North Carolina monday december 18. 19.19 �?�<1. M soc Chakales sports editor highs open Cage season Tonitte Here and there pity de Boell bristling triple threat Back. In eight football and baseball contests against Fordham he is yet to be on a winning team against the rams. The football Kitty for one big five school has reached $20,000, but that a not enough. It takes by close crimping approximately $35,000 a year to completely support a football squad of 25 freshmen and 30 varsity men. So if you love to see Alma mater slap most of the clubs around then you la have to make those donations there s been a lot of agitation for permanent coaches at the service schools since most of the opposition has been scuttling the Navy and trouncing the ainu. If that was an exhibition of a sick Man by Sam Snead yesterday then i suggest the Tiro golfing caravan should operate from a Hospital base at each tournament. Garfield n. J., High school will play Miami High schools sting Arees in the health bowl Christmas night for the infantile paralysis foundation. The new Jersey teams mayor Johnny Gabriel however inserts a new slant on the value of his football team to the Community. Hear a i just had to holler for them a says mayor Gabriel. Quot you see we used to have a High juvenile delinquency rating Here about five years ago and i campaigned on the platform of getting the boys out of the alleys and Back into the class room. When i got into office i told the kids that if they concentrated on athletics and studies life would be happier and better All around. I got them to lie More interested in sports because you know if you re playing a game you re keeping out of trouble. Well it worked. The accent on athletics produced two Happy results the delinquency rate dropped and the victories Rose. Our football team has won two straight state titles and the baseball and basketball teams Are just As Good. And believe it or not there Hasni Tom in a boy from our Community to go to a correctional institution in the last year and a the Star of the Garfield team is Benny Babula. He a averaged b Yards per try carrying the Ball nearly a thousand Yards and has completed 50 out of 74 passes. Some passing huh some writers tagged Babula As a Bill de Corre vont the second a but the Babula supporters were Quick to demand a what do you mean Decorrevont the second Benny is second to no one. He a Bonny Babula the first no Decorrevont the he a six feet one Inch weighs 191 and has received More educational propositions than for has enemies on Wall Street. Burlington will bring Strong team Thurman Homey out w bile possibility that of Lewis Hayworth May not play by Buss Overcash High Point High schools Black Bison open the season with the bulldogs from Burlington tonight in the local High school gymnasium at 8 of clock. The vaunted team from Burlington is rated As the Best team that Burlington has had in Many a year. A the game tonight will be a deciding Point of the local i Bison quartet whether they can stand up under pressure or not. Coach a. Simeon will have j i a Tough time finding a Man to fill the vacancy left by the ailing Thurman Homey but since j coach Simeon has a Large number of reserves this problem j should he solved. The Ever in j proving Darrell Welborn. Bison j High scoring Ace will he Cap i taming Tho team tonight. Co Captain i Ewis Hayworth j bed Ridden because of a cold May not be Iii the Bison starting lineup. Hayworth has been the most dependable Bison defensive Man for two previous years. The vacancy left by l. Hayworth and Homey will probably be filled by j. Hayworth Jack Preston a a face pagans or Abie Short. Coach Simeon a starting lineup will probably be Welborn and Short at forwards Hussey at Cen i Ter j. Hayworth and Preston or j pagans at the guard position. The Bison varsity will take on i the steadily improving Junior High school team. This preliminary game will Start at 7 of clock. Cage teams desert Home j firesides Sam Snead takes Miami open Crown Vander i err. Wildcat shoots a 64, l ear silage Flop in action Cincinnati reds sorry showing in world series is remembered by Sid Feder new York. Dec. to a the most resounding a a Flop in 1930 sports the country a sports editors decided today was a toss up Between the collapse of Johnny Vander Meers double no hit pitching Arm and the Gridiron woes of Northwestern a wildcats. Voting in the associated press ninth annual poll on the years biggest disappointment the experts came up with a Point tie in trying to discover which took Tim biggest nose dive. Vander meet was voted the no. I upset on la of the 74 ballots and Northwestern Drew the top spot on nine hut on a Point basis three for a first place selection two for second and one for third a they were deadlocked at 37 Points. Vander Moor after shattering All pitching records in 1938 with two straight no run no hit performances As a Rookie with the Cincinnati reds and winding up with 15 freshmen victories ran into a combination of the Sophomore Jinx and an assortment of ailments this year. He finished j the season with Only five victories and nine setbacks and tossed Only eight Complete games. Northwestern s Well publicized Bill Decorrevont and company were hailed As a sure fire hit in big ten circles with championship possibilities. Yet the wind a ats humid out to be wild Only at the dinner table won Only three of eight games and were blanked in four. Third on the list of disappointments came the Cincinnati i reds and their sorry world cries showing Ann sport Johnny Vander of Crha it cd Northwestern univ., football Cincinnati in world series Sam Snead in u. 8. Open Golf Rice Institute football new York giants baseball Sidney Wooderson. England. Track. Leu Nova. California boxing hooting against Burlington i j to Burgh pirate a Ebai i i jew la Liny Worth Clever Luck court Nee of tile Bison will show Bis in Rcpt handling of the Hall and tonight in tile High school gym. West virginian says he a not feeling so hot Mcspaden is second by Larry Rollins Miami Fla. Dee. up a Sam Snead who said he still did no to feel a in tile headed Back Horn today for a physical overhauling after limping four times around the course in 271 strokes just nine under Par to win $2,500 top prize Money in the Miami open the years final Golf tournament. Two strokes off the Pace going into the final round the White Sulphur Springs w. Va., pro hit his stride yesterday and tied the course record with a six below Par 64 and breezed Home two shots in front of Harold Jug Mcspaden the Winchester Rifle from Boston. May mins coast to still not feeling exactly up to snuff a grinned Snead who had been out of tournament Competition for More than a month a i want to have my Teeth Check Over and i might not be Able to go to the coast for the Western circuit. I May be Able to join the caravan again when it comes Back to Snead a burst of sub Par Golf. His second in two years he won the Miami open in 1937 with a record 267 came when most of the Early leaders were folding up. Mcspaden rallied heroically Pitcher grabbed through unrestricted draft Rule Durham dec. 18. It pm Pitcher Walter Nothe who won la games and lost eight for Salisbury md., of the Eastern Shore league last season has been drafted by the new Reading club of the interstate league president w. G. Bramham of the National association announced today. The Salisbury club failed to tile its draft list As required in september and for that reason All its players were subject to unrestricted draft during the periods set aside for such elections in december. Reading which just qualified As a member of the interstate Loop is the Only club to Date which has taken advantage of the penalty imposed upon clubs for failure to file draft lists. With a four under Par 31 on the final 9 holes for hts 67 and 72 Hole 273. But the recovery came too late. One by one. The other Pace setters dropped from the running and a comparative unknown 28-year-old Bud Williamson of p Ort Wayne. Iud., came up with his second 66 of the tournament for third place at 276. Another youngster Ben Hogan of White Plains a y., finished with a 68 and 277 for fourth place a strike in front of National open j Champion Byron Nelson. A he Fob Williamson Mcspaden earned $1,250, Williamson $1,000. Hogan $750 and Nelson $600. De Oliver of Hornell n. Gene runes of Philadelphia and e. It dutch Harrison of Little Rock ark., tied for sixth place at 279. Each collecting $400. Nelson picked up enough Point to beat out Henry Picard the p. G. A. King for the Harry Yardon trophy emblematic of the year s professional supremacy. Nelson finished with 473 Points to Picard s 461. Snead wound up third with 345. Tiny Thornhill May he gone from Stanford Blit he left the years classic crack for his sex warriors to Chew Over. A Stanford player came up behind Thornhill shortly before the final game with Dartmouth. A just think coach after tomorrows game we can break Thornhill who Hadnot seen Many signs of real conditioning All fall retorted a what arc you going to do then take dope a of course it wont do Tennessee any Good but Southern California will lose nine players by graduation including the first three quarterbacks lands Dell Schindler and Nave and Harry Smith the All America guard. Tully Leemans the new York giants Ace Back is in Competition with George Marshall owner of the Washington redskins. Both operate laundries in Washington but Marshall a is the biggest in the capital. Hack Wilson who ate and drank himself out of the big leagues is running a tavern in Chicago and is 24 pounds under the weight he used to pole out Home runs for the cubs Bob Kellogg no. 82 for Tulane ran 82 Yards against l.s.u., and was tackled by Bruce Kendrick no. 82 Oregon and Oklahoma Vii in East for major five teams Are favored a Quot la for Southeastern title by Bill White new York dec. 18.�? up Hutchinson Detroit. Atlanta a basketball is it predictable spot v of the soul dec. 18.�? pie of the to to dizzy cur lf., but a aul in. Of Mich pastern Confer t tile major College hoop squads j Vav done to seem to give a whoop Anet today estate into the a about playing the Home folks i this week. In a program that Boa Atn Pennesi voted top bracket five team a Kentucky Alabama Tennessee Mississippi and Georgia. The 1940 Champion of the j some 75 headline clashes the in j conference should come from Ter sectional aspect is the Linpor-1 hat group Kentucky is the de tent one. And there la have to fending titleholder j be some crazy Cage calisthenic was runner up. I to match the contests Here Satur j a a i Day involving two metropolitan teams arid the Oklahoma aggie i and the Oregon University web i feet. Metropolitan basketball writers i still Are trying to find adjectives i to describe the thrills of the first Madison Square Garden Dou ble header in which Long Island University ran up its 40th is t fun if it in an overtime 56-55 spell Binder Over Oregon and the Oklahoma aggie showed a world of precision built Power in overwhelming cd c. N. Y., 36-24. Tonight at Philadelphia the Oklahoma aggie and Oregon play Lasalle and Temple respectively. On saturday Philly fans will see Santa Clara Northern California conference Kingpin play i Asalie and Oklahoma of the big six meets Temple. Baltimore has a pair of double Bills tuesday and saturday. Tuesday Oregon plays bait Futon Fred baseball. 3 u of Pittsburgh football 2 Johnstown racing. 2 Chicago Blackhawk hockey 2 Bobby Riggs in Davis cup. Tennis. 1 u of Alabama football. I Chicago a amp Sybal i n. Football. Halcian in Kentucky Derby racing. I Ralph Amdahl in National open Golf. I Oklahoma defeats by Missouri and Nebraska football i la 8 6 5 5 4 3�?T Bay your gifts at mighty guards to face each other in Pasadena tilt Harry Smith of trojans Ami de Moi i ski of Tennessee both Apall America by Robert Myers los Angeles dec. 18�? up a j football people out Here Are certain of the ability of one big guard who will perform in the Rose bowl but All they know of another great one is purely heresy. The one they Are very familiar with is Harry Burdette Smith of the University of Southern Cali a and the Oklahoma aggie i for la. The unknown Quantity so Detroit tigers baseball. I Carnegie tech football i u. Of Pennsylvania football. I u. Of Tennessee schedule football. I Boston red sox collapse baseball. I Fordham a football. Two Points each Jeff Heath. C land baseball size of Washum Pittsburgh Gate football Lou Rig s retirement baseball. One Point each Ernie Lorn ton Nihil. Darrell Welborn returning regular of the High Point Black Bif Oil basketball team who Nill i 1 go into action tonight for the tit time against Burlington Here test Cafego s ailing knee in scrimmages Knoxville. To it nn., dec. Is. A Tennessee Camp followers waited anxiously today for George bad news Cafego to test his famous Quot mystery knee in a bruising scrimmage that will determine whether he will Lead the volunteers against the Southern California trojans in the Rose bowl new year s Day. Head coach Rob Ney land said he planned to put Cafego to the crucial test tomorrow and wednesday As the volunteers begin preparations for their first invasion of the West with a squad of 35 players. Your gift problem is no problem at All to \ left guard but they la undoubtedly 1 come face to fat e during the big i game. The Duel should be morn it Tous. In. Natl. Baseball University of win football los Angeles club collapse after winning 19 straight baseball Elchico racing Ernie Lam. Rice. Football Rogers Hornsby s manage ship at big timor. Baseball. Or f in on Tho St uk-1 ? flan tangle with Duke. Saturday. Siruc and Baltimore and Kansas state and Washington College collide at nearby White Plains monday Michigan meets Connecticut i on the same Bill with Rhode Island and Dayton. On thursday Tulane a Southeastern pow it House w ill meet Michigan and i Brooklyn poly will take on j Canada s Mcgill University five j most important of the metro Politan tussles pits the Long islanders against Dayton tuesday. In the Middle West Princeton takes on a pair of Toughie from i the big ten Illinois and North i Western before heading East to engage Syracuse. Pittsburgh has a Date with Indiana tonight while another Smoky City team j Carnegie tech plays Loyola of Chicago tonight and Bradley tech Iii Peoria tomorrow. Farther West such important looking tussles As these Are on the weeks schedule Southern methodist Kic Isas Oregon state Utah Denver Mig Gouri Oregon state Brigham Young a. Neb Raska Minnesota and Oregon a Quot the Idalio. A to speak is Edward Michael to i i ski of Massillon o., More briefly identified As pin and famous As a mainstay in the line for the oncoming Tennessee volunteers. Both of these Young men 215-Pound Smith and the Chunky or Mollusk were picked on the associated press no. One All America this year. This makes them Lodge Brothers of a sort the sort that will try to tear each other apart new years Day. Someone with a profound disregard for the facts decided to nickname Harry Smith a Black sport con lid ii i by Eddie Brietz by Bill King Bindi hitting for Eddie la Rita Roston dec 18.�? up before the All americans sell Cen giants a Casey explained. Quot John i Mcgraw advised me to whistle a Yankee Doodle and in no time at All i was swinging As Loose Teu uial year Dies Call upon Rev. A a a and ettin8 no a Hare i. I % # h 11 Etc a f Jack it is a decided Misnomer for the Yue reason that there is a distinct difference in being hit by a Blackjack and struck Down by an overweight Bill Goat or bounced around by a truck. The result May a the same but the sensation Isnit. He s the boy who brought the Power Back to Howard Jones lower play and the answer to the headman a Long search for a Man to fill a position starred in by Johnny Baker and Aaron Rosenberg. Heroes of great Trojan teams of Yore. Smith and Molinski both play listen to to i Dot of Firestone with Rte Hor j Crooks Margaret Speaks aint the Firestone Sam pts orchestra wider it tree lion 9/ Alfred Waite mite in monday Eten tugs Jav. If. C red set North main at it to Iju ii Street Christmas Bowling prizes Turkey Cash and Bowling t tickets for men and women making highest scores Sec our blackboards for details Arcade amusement company Arcade by i Dixi of hits. Roy munition w Orch Ester Telegram of tile american Jujj league s new discriminatory Rule against tile Anks does t it work cry baby Clark Griffith or May demand an Over the i Whf Fence is out a a a among the month bravest is Del Bissonette baseball Pride of j Charles Gill of Orwell vt., who was rated As greater than the legendary fudge Heffelfinger by no less an authority than the late Walter Camp to step out of retirement Long enough to take a Bow ,. Gill now going on 72, played left tackle Between Alonzo stung and Heffelfinger on Yale s 1889 team and after Camp selected that Trio As the Ells Only representatives on his first All american list he presented the former with a trophy that reads Quot to Charlo Gill for All around excellence As a football player. That was the season Gill won his fifth football Quot a a for he was attending divinity school. In addition to being the first All american to enter the ministry lie is remembered in Hanover x. In. As Dartmouth a first paid football coach and the salary he recalls was just enough to pay his tuition at the Union Seminary in new York. For Corm Isnit doing any moaning about he red sox inability to come up with a much needed Star Catcher. He is willing to Gamble with George Lac the youngster up from Minneapolis Aud the Only american association Backstop to work Mon than too games last season. I atry w ill be accompanied to tile Sarasota training Camp by Herb hash ids Bullet mate since they first teamed up at tile University of Richmond. A a a cute Casey Stengel who Seldom gives away his Trade secrets sacs he made a hitter out of Maxie West by making him i Lowry now Are trying to heat whistle at the plate. Quot West each other out for the heavy was much too tight As i was j weights Job on the Crimson a when i broke in with the wrestling team. Winthrop me., who has asked Santa to drop the Montreal royals manage ship in his stocking while fully realizing just what lie will be forced to contend with if he gets it. Del who broke in with Cleveland As a Pitcher Back in 1921, has spent much of the current decade As a Royal and has played under most of Hie nine managers that club Bas run through since it re it uttered the International league in 1928.i chances appear Bright for the royals dropped $19,000 last season and the directors want someone who can woo the French Canadian fans in their native Tongue. A Bostons Wayland and Dick Vaughan Only brother act among the College hockey coaches Ais standing each other off to perfection. Two years ago Way lies a Boston University terriers went Down to Princeton and boart Dicks ast year Dicks stockmen evened matters Aud this season tile Vaughan a rubber clash wound up in a tie ,. A a they re getting so they like it after battling All fall for the Harvard left guard berth Chub Peabody. Jim Grunig and Don or v i or if 9 9 1 if if a a a 9 9 or 9 or Fito ships gift problem gift suggestions silk or flannel Robes $5.95 up Manhatton or Wilson Bros shirts $1.95 to $3.50 Fine ties 65c to $2.50 socks French Lisle silk Wool 35c to $1 of gloves. Mocha or pigskin $1.95 to $5.00 pyjamas Broadcloth or silk $1.95 to $8.50 mufflers silk or Wool $1.50 to $3.50 handkerchiefs 25c, 35c, 50c Hickok Belt and buckle sets $2.00 up Fine Luggage $25.00 Stetson or Schoble hats $3.50 to $10.00 in attractive gift boxes Cannon Fetzer co

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