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High Point Enterprise, The (Newspaper) - January 23, 1974, High Point, North Carolina 2c High Point Enterprise wednesday Jumar 231174 Wal president likes chances in drafting new York a Gary Davidson president of the spanking new world football league thinks As Many As half of the 72 players his league drafted will wind up a playing with the Wols multicoloured football the Wols 12 teams got a on week jump on the National football league tuesday run Ning through six draft rounds that parcelled out some of the country top collegiate Talent the nil holds its today draft next week the nil signs 120 of the 400 players it drafts said Davidson i think Well sign Over half of our choices and at least half of the players picked in the first two rounds those first two rounds included Al american quarterback Davi Jaynes of Kansas drafted by Memphis As the Wols no 1 Choice Heisman trophy Winner John Cappelletti chosen by Philadelphia John Hicks Ohio state tackle taken by Florida and Brothers Rod Mcneill a University of Southern California running Back and Fred Mcneill Urcla linebacker both selected by Hawaii Money As might be expected was on the minds of Many of the draftees although Davidson said he did not expect the kind of huge bonuses that punctuated the Nils bidding War with the then Maverick american football league a decade ago Cedeno says he has grown up Houston a Houston Astro outfielder Cesar Cedeno says he feels he has grown up a lot in the last few weeks i think this will help me to be a better person he said however Cedeno said tues Day he expects some fans and players to try to test the effects of his recent conviction on a charge of involuntary homicide in the death of a Young woman in Santo Domingo Cedeno 23 Drew a Fine Jan 15 after being held in jail 20 Days following the dec 10 fatal shooting of Altagracia de la Cruz in a Motel a transcript of the court Rul ing states that Cedeno was found responsible for having acted imprudently in allowing the victim to obtain the firearm he was carrying and in handling it clumsily it discharged causing her death reports that he waited More than a half hour before going to the police station were in Correct Cedeno said he said he went to his House and told his wife and then went to the police i was scared he said i knew my baseball career was in danger he said his wife Cora brought him food every Day at the jail i dont know How Shes feel ing because she Doest talk much about what has happened he said Shes been very helpful the couple flew to Houston immediately after the Fine was paid but Cedeno had declined to talk with newsmen until tuesday he said he was carrying a gun since arriving in his native dominican Republic in october because he was wearing in Gold and Diamond jewelry he said someone had stolen a watch and some diamonds from him a week before the shooting he said seven men tried to Rob him in 1972 he said he was never concerned about being assessed a Long prison term i knew i told the truth he said i was innocent he said he feels some people Are going to accept what has happened and some Are not some players on other teams will try to take my concentration away but it is not going to work he said i wont think about it ill just play my game i might even be better because i will be trying harder Rookie recalled Atlanta a the at Lanta flames of the National hockey league have called up defens Eman Dwight Bialowas from the Omaha farm team coach Bernie Geoffrion said Bialowas will move into the lineup immediately i brought the kid up Here to play he said he wont sit on the Bench Bialowas expected to Start tonight when the flames play the rangers in new York i definitely want to play pro football said Jaynes in what league or for what team All depends on the opportunities that develop Booker Brown an offensive tackle from Southern California who went to the Southern California franchise on the third round said it does give me an option Good bargaining Power All things equal ill take the nil Ive got to go in this order of preference Money first for Security then convenience of playing in Southern i like the position in in Georgia defensive end Jim Cagle picked by Birmingham echoed those sentiments i just want to play anywhere wherever 1 get the Best offer he said Chicago fourth round Choice tight end Steve Craig of Northwestern said ill know better How i stand when i Start negotiations and ill have an agent to represent me Davidson said the Wal will hold an additional 40 College draft rounds on feb 45 and then draft All professional players including those under contract to the nil we dont want our clubs competing with each other for the same players said Davidson who denied that the Wal would raid nil players lets just say we Are offering new employment opportunities to players who might want a change in climate or a Chance to make More Money sports attorney Robert Woolf said he didst anticipate a Money War on a grand scale but then he hedged its Only going to take one Wal owner who says in go ing to pay whatever it costs to blow the roof off said Woolf Tucker leads Ferndale by Thomasville Royster Tucker struck for 27 Points to Lead Ferndale ninth Grade to its seventh win of the year 7767 Over Thomasville Doug Tyson added 14 for the trojans while Kendall Kearns and Arthur Reed had 12 and Derek Alfrea had 10 Tim Holley paced Thomasville with 22 followed by Lloyd Williams with 19 Ferndale is now 73 Overall and will face Lexington at Home Friday find monks Bijj esl and camper event skipper 4 the trained porpoise performing nightly Jan 23 27 Winsto salems greatest sportsmen recreation shows with twice As Many new and exciting displays plus the Best in live entertainment its All at this fantastic event Piedmont sportsmen show scores of new exciting exhibits and displays boats campers recreational vehicles sporting fishing Hunting equipment live Trout fishing Cilc Lycra Xit pm win free fuzes special discount nights wed Jan 23 thur jan24 pm pm discount of Price of admission with discount Coupon available Only at Sears Lii general stores admission adults children ass Sass plus added attractions Norbu the almost Gorilla Elkin Sisters acrobatic team i poodles Dorothy from the land of Coz Daisy by shoot win Fri prizes Bass master clinic tickets on Sale at doors Only Benton convention Center Winston Salem North Carolina Griffin ninth drops third Asheboro a 25point performance by Asheboro Steve wheless proved too much for Griffin ninth As the hornets fell 8162 Michael poke led Griffin with 14 Points followed by Kenny Oglesby with 12 Griffin is now 73 for the season and will Host Northeast Friday Asheboro tops Griffin 7th8th Asheboro handed Griffin seventh and Eif Cath its sixth defeat of the season tuesday Topping the hornets 4929 Keith Murphy contributed six Points to Lead the losers while Steve Gladden led Asheboro with 12 Griffin is now 36 Overall and will travel to Northeast Friday Ted Simmons of the St Louis cardinals batted Over 300 for the third straight season the Catcher hit 310 his career High Roy harnesses Fogle for terms College Park my Roy a High school basketball scoring hero now consigned chiefly to what he Calls the dirty end of the stick on defense can still Eli Cit standing ovations the Maryland Junior was accorded a thunderous cheer tuesday night after his hound ing limited the nations no 1 major College scorer Larry Fogle of Canisius to his lowest Point total of the season Fogle scored 20 Points 16 be Low his average As the fifth ranked terms toppled Canisius 8673 when Roy fouled out with remaining Fogle had 14 Points while connecting on six of 19 shots no one likes to play de sense said Roy who broke Calvin Murphys Connecticut scoring records before enrolling at Maryland but Ive got to admit that its becoming a lot of fun if defense is Way i can help the team Best ill play my heart out Roy acknowledged however that he had lots of help from his teammates in throttling Fogle and conceded that the Canisius Star May have had an off night when Maryland now 122 lost 3074 to third ranked North Carolina state on Jan 13 David Thompson of the Wolf pack pumped in 41 Points Roy fouled out much earlier that time but nobody could Stop Thompson i thought i played one of my Best defensive games against Thompson Roy said but he was hot when Thompson makes his three or four shots he usually stays hot the rest of the game when i blocked a couple of Fogles shots Early that May have had some bearing on his shooting Fogle who 10 times this sea son has scored 30 or More Points in a game credited Roy with being a Good Strong player but observed that the imposing 6foot9 Len Elmore under the Basket also had a psychological effect in not taking anything away from Roy said coach John Morrison of Canisius but when you see Guys like Elmore and Mcmillan underneath youve got to think twice the 611 Mcmillen led the terms with 25 Points and like Roy grabbed 13 rebounds Al More snared another 15 As the terms held a whopping 4626 Edge in that department Small car owners we have in Stock tires made by As Rostar for All these cars property management service rental income without Audi Bow Fiat Mazda porsche Simca Triumph Pinto Colt Capri Austin american citroen Honda opel Renault Subaru Volkswagen Vega Maverick Hornet Austin Healy Dat Sun my Peugeot Saab Toyota Volva Nova Falcon Cricket the hassle Mendenhall Moore realtors 201 Church Street High Point 8831456 Whitehall or Blackwells and at reasonable prices wholesale tire co 1005 East Green drive phone 8836814 8856814 semiannual clothing Sale for the mens suits were now were now male spor Coats duos were now 99 one group suits spor Coats and duos special group trousers Price 2 Price were now 99 trousers baggies were wow open daily 10 am til 9 pm saturday 10 am til 6 pm for the male Westchester mall

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