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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - January 26, 1940, High Point, North Carolina It of soc Chakales sports f ii tor h. P. Awaits appalachian threat Here and there North state leaders meet saturday Nite Hugh Hampton to be bark in lineup for High Point College by Marse Grant a school that annually produces top notch teams in All sports appalachian sends one of its finest Here tomorrow nitwit to Challenge High Point colleges two year supremacy of North state conference basketball. The mountaineers who now Are deadlocked with the panthers for top place in the Loop have Fin. It u a ii j. Shed High in the standings for the Spring never mentions it. Herbert allowed that a pop you last year but a Ash Ojel talk a i or bion has proved just a Little stronger each year. This year though it seems certain that the mountaineers have a team which will rank on Par with High Point or Elon. Four vets four veterans and a Brilliant freshman compose the starting five for the rippers. Phil Hudson All conference guard for the last two years leads the team with his steady floor Pla it. The Long shots of John Novotony and the All round ability of Bryon Stuart makes the Mountaineer attack dangerous. Miller and Smawley Complete the first five. The panthers could not be Bel-1 ter prepared to meet the charges of Fluncie Stewart. Hugh Hampton is Back in harness and his pres Ern e in the lineup Means More than just the number of Points that he gets. The entire team con-1 tines to show improvement with each game and coach Virgil Yow will have his team at its Peak Chi the season tomorrow night. College officials announced this morning that there will be plenty Francis a. Schmidt who turned Down the Job at Stanford Hasni to exactly a Primrose path next fall. His Ohio state buckeyes merely take on Pitt Texas a and m with John Kimbrough Minnesota Northwestern Cornell Indiana Illinois and Michigan in that order. Reads like one of Doe newtons schedules does no to it note to Wade Ison thanks tor report. In a glad for your outfit certain athletes father Here wants his son to attend College in this state which is a spanking Good idea. Herbert spots a the Bison football Center who does no to open his Mouth at Home about his athletics said something to his pop the other Day. Pop showed Herbert a line in this column a few Days ago to the effect that if pop did no to read the newspapers he know Herbert was playing because the off is Thomas ill manager Jimmy mans rounding out a few courses at High Point College to grab a coaching Job next fall he was a crack football player at Carolina if you have forgotten. It s a Little late but thanks anyway to Lexington a Dave sink for the invitation. In a sorry i have Ixo in on hand for such a swell party. Coach Joe Davis who has departed for hire with Jesse Neely had a standing offer of a new hat to the Clemson Baske Teer knocking off 20 Points. On his first trip out after the football wars Teague memorial trophy Winner Banks Mcfadden hanged Home 22 against Furman. Have a hat Branch Hickey the Guy who started it All declares that judge Landis is ruining baseball in Small towns. Sch hut he s keeping it honest which is better than one major club controlling two or three minor teams in one league. It will Cost $8, Mai Oak to put the five new York tracks in shape for the parimutuel recently legalized hut the Gross take the first year will More than Likely he ten times that amount. Marsh still undefeated in Amateur Loop Frosh furnish fire golfers shoot Cavar Refton mend Watson s upset in Crosby Ope for cub come Acyl by Globe 25-32, Ash a nets win Field of 350, including top not hers Start $3,000 tournament Kirsch Jacobs w to saddles a lot of american winners owns seven South american horses. A 17-year-old Sophomore w Ilfred Dormer leads the scorers in that very very of afe parking spare tomorrow Tough Indiana collegiate league by 50 Points. The Evans f a a Quot a Quot til a til in a ii n u u i in i a a a a i from the driveways Aud there will Ville College Flash has scored 163 Points in nine games which i not and Banger of getting is better than Par for Indiana Madeline Horn known on stuck the ice As Muddy Horn will retire after nine years As an International Champion of various sorts As a Speed skater. Room Board and tuition maybe Henry Soleliac played Independent basketball five years before matriculating at Pennsylvania. Frank Tenny played his freshman year at Tulsa then dropped out for three years of play in the . League before going Back. They know their Way around. It has just been called to my attention but Ray Dumont president of the National Semi pro baseball Congress suggests that if limits rulings kill organized in smaller towns then the whole thing could in reorganized on a Semi pro basis. Which has the earmarks of a Good idea coach Lee j. Stone of Asheville said that the Black Bison machine was the smoothest quintet his maroons have been up against All year which included c Charlotte Spartanburg and Greenville s. reason the yanks checked and allowed the would stand Pat is Catcher Ruddy Rosar can play the infield and outfielder Tommy la enrich can play first base Here show Billy Conn described his affair with Henry Cooper in Madison Square Garden a in one round i said to him hey Henry we re stinking the joint out.�?T. A gee Billy a breathed Henry a a in a doing the Best i Kittens Peay twite Short notes about the game the band will play under the direction of Olin Bucke Naderer. Assistant coach e. C. Glasgow purple Kittens have a Busy Day lined up. At 5 of clock they will clash with the Pembroke Indian school and at 7 o clock they will face the Southport High school coached by Ray Richards. A former Panther Star. Rugs Lombardy the new Prospect from Washington will make Bis appearance in the purple and White uniform tomorrow night. The loser of the game will automatically drop into third place in the conference race behind Elon. The panthers will be trying for their 13th straight win. Two High Point and legs free Lune n is in have added More fire to the Panther squad with Sterling pin till season. Tennis Humphrey pal. W. Va., Tomas been scoring re Gurariy from Forward for tin vow men while George Liras w Ashington it. To has turned in some sparkling Hall handling Ami timely scoring. Hot ii will see action against appalachian mountaineers in Harrison gymnasium saturday night. The visitors Are undefeated in the North state t on frence race As is High Point. Sergeant Mcmahon stuck with puzzling problem zone defense by spartan teacher Ben Van Alstyne our is almost Hutchins Anni Norton Ari or football value to be ii Al rate Narn possible educator anti Loach apr Pear Iii same auditorium. For football As it exists except abolishment but not at same line la i Kline. 1. K Dallas Jan. 2 6�? apr be fore students still husky throated from cheering their own team to semifinals of the Texas Schoolboy race two football famous educators argued the value of the game which has brought them sudden Fame. Football is a Mere Quot gladiatorial contest Quot and colleges Quot might As Well hire Joe Louis Quot As buy players declaimed angular athletic or. Robert Maynard Hutchins. Boyish at. To Aud looking like a fullback Quot because it has been a Handicap to Quot one Good fullback is Worth three stadium payments Quot shrewd-1 in countered Homer Hill Norton. Rte coached Texas aggie to the nation s no i football rating and the sugar bowl championship. Or. told the student body of Woodrow Wilson High school in an inspirational Grade j action address Quot please understand me. I Brake no recommendations to other schools. I acted for Chicago University alone Quot like football certainly Quot what i object to is its con j fusion with education. Football _ players must be bought subs j Date changed to feb. 22 dazed. We decided not to go in the football player business at Chicago. Quot Why we might As Well go out and hire Joe Louis or Jack Dempsey to Wear the colors of cd Ca go univ Rosity As hire a band of professional football tie said there was no remedy of you win. You must keep on w tuning. The reaction from failure to win is More severe by far than from the occasional winning seasons xxx football Lias been a Handicap to an hour Laier the same auditorium was rearranged for Norton to trundle out a technicolor Ulm of the sugar bowl classic and preach the gospel of football to the same students. Norton Happy in i he Security of a new five year contract at increased pay eagerly gathered lip the game or. Hutchins had just bruised and defended it with Quot i should like to ask or. Hutchins just one question a does t the game of football mean something to a youngster does t it give a boy something to can carry into manhood football is still a game. We All like it. To some boys it gives the Opportunity of reaching edit Sci the Only Opportunity they would get. Quot i should like to meet or. Hutchins. We could have a real session. Quot Duke Carolina basketball i Kham Jan. 10�? of a coach Eddie Cameron of Duke i diversity announced today Hie Duke to aeolian Basket Ball game scheduled Here february 2.t, had been changed to february special Bowling notice furniture men und women we extend von a lost heart Ami cordial invitation to visit i % for free howling came each Day during the furniture by Iii i a White new York Jan. 26�? to a or. Ben Van Alstyne does no to care How its done either by an act of Congress a proclamation or by a write in referendum. Quot but the zone defense in basketball must go a he stoutly maintains. And Van Alstyne sword necessarily tarries weight. The mild mannered conch of the Michigan state spartans is not Only an All time Colgate great and a producer of Fine midwestern teams but one who has the added Dis unction of having been a High school and a professional Start at one and the same time. He explains that simply Quot they weren t so strict about amateurism in those Van Alstyne who brought his team Here to meet Long Island University in the feature of tonight a Madison Square Harden doubleheader was guest of Honor at a luncheon Given by the metropolitan basketball writers association when he a loosed his blast at the zone. Quot its almost impossible to penetrate a tight zone defense and so there a nothing to do but stand Way out front and fire away if a team is hot. It la win. If its off. Its pitiful. A the complaint was not exactly a new one hut it was pertinent since the talk had switched to the important place of the Quot Little Guy Quot in the games and Van believes the Small Man will grow in stature if the zone is abolished because then the emphasis will he on better Ball handling Mon Speed and More carefully planned offence. Nowadays he commented Quot the teams Start to shoot As soon As they leave the dressing room door Quot fights last night by the a or atr4 pm Tacoma Wash. A Jock Mccomber. 179. Tacoma out pointed Johnny Nelson. 171, Syracuse. N y. To. Pittsburgh Harry Bobo 208 Pittsburgh out pointed Henry Cooper. I 188. Brooklyn. To. Baltimore a Holman Williams. 147, Detroit out pointed Steve mama Koa. 147. Washington 12. Boston Bobby Polson Ivy. 131. Hartford conn., out pointed Darse Robertson. 127 Birmingham. Alato. Atlantic City Tony Cisco. 169 Norristown. A. Out pointed Bobby Jones 170. Atlantic City to. Promoter sergeant l. U. Mcmahon a in a deep quandary this morning. Quot look at this card now somebody just Tell me which one of these matches to Pill on the main event. Here i Haxe gut dim Good bouts so Good that i done to even know which to put on the top a walled the Blind world War Veteran. And the sergeant does have a problem. He Lins arranged tile following card for wednesday nights show at the South Hamilton Street Arena the purple Flash Home unknown is John Grandovich the l2�?~ja-»Ounrf Pule Johnny mares who return after an injury against thief Little Beaver and Pancho Valdez against Flo d Marshall still undefeated Here. Quot that Flash has Imon prs. Luring me is Long for a tops Hgt to that i Ani Temple to give him a shot at it hut every Lime i think of Johnny mans and Little heaver in a semifinal match i get conscience frit Ken. Nil there is Floyd Marshall with the mexican moaned the promoter. Quot Well Pii just Tail ii about it All Day today and decide by tomorrow. My my my. Now i know How tile Guy feels who had so much Money he did no to know what to do with it. My my ha5ty Wallburg Bahle postponed by weather would Aid Yomon tif it Knoxville. Jan. 26.�?ton-Npnsee football fan Ace urging that Lait of the vol a Rose bowl Cut be turned Over to the parents j a it by annual Homecoming game of Herb tade w to has been in j Between Hasty and w Alburg bed since be was seriously injured j nigh schools scheduled for Hasty in the Kentucky game several i High school has been pot to n cd year swell for fans new York Jan. 26 Lester Patrick manager of the new York rangers claims to be the first to number hockey players. He first thought of it in 1911. Cowboy seeks endurance Riding Mark by Hobert Myers Del mar. Calif., Jan. 26.�? to a the golfing clan headed into the last Lap of californians 1940 Winter tournament Trail today As half of a Field of around 350 teed off for the first round of crooner Bing Crosby a fourth annual $3,-000 open event at the Rancho Santa be country club. Weather conditions May alter the tournament plans but the program or the 3 6-hold event called for half the Field to play today the other half tomorrow and the Low to Complete in the final 18 holes sunday. Picking a Winner in this affair is As risky As putting a Deuce note on one of Squire Crosby a race horses which incidentally run on Crosby a Del mar track near Here in the summer time but there was no lacking of top ranking contenders for the 1500 first Pize in the professional division. Most of fhe leading lights including defending Champion e. J. Dutch Harrison of Little Rock ark., National open Champion Byron Nelson and Jinmy Demaret of Houston the hottest Man on fhe California circuit this season go into initial action tomorrow. Included in today s Field was Clayton Heafner the husky Linwood. N. A. Pro. Who May find this 3 6-Hole meet made to order. Heafner led in the Early rounds of the recent los Angeles an Oakland opens Only to blow away the Lead and Victory on the last round Clive him a Good Day i today and he might win before he loses a advocate new Start for harness races tiresome minute i on i <1 de eliminated by i a of m Els Amar a starting Gate Orlando Fla. Jan 2. Up a elimination of tiresome min i Lites of waiting at the Start of j races through Universal use of i the starting Gate would bring a nationwide revival of interest in fhe harness horse a Veteran of it the sport predicted Here today. The Issue is a controversial one with United states horsemen i hut David Quot Piggy Quot Friedman an old timer in the Standard bred game believes in the Quot Newman j led although comparatively new to harness races in this country. I the starting system has been in use in Europe some time and i was introduced to american tracks i last summer by Leo c. Mcna j Mara Indianapolis horseman. The Quot Gate Quot consists of a wire from which hang strips of tape. Suspended across the starting line. The system includes a phonograph with an amplifier and a record that warns Quot get ready Quot and counts to t-5 at one second intervals. On the count of is the machine Bellows Quot that starting system will j mean everything to the Public a Friendman said. Quot where under the old 1812 a style the Drivers will sometimes store for 16 minutes before a race can get started it will take them Only 15 seconds with the Mcnamara Gate. Too much acor a inst jockeying for position on the dead run at the Start of a race has been the major reason a Why interest in the Trotters has declined. The Public does to want j to Walt All Day held up by false used last year in some overnight races at grand circuit meetings at Goshen Syracuse Toledo and Lexington the new system met with Only one Central criticism from the Public when a horse was disqualified they lost their Money automatically. Quot they straightened that out at Friedman countered. Quot instead of disqualifying the horse they punished the Driver by setting him Down for from one to five Days. The Public liked the Gate use of the Gate was scheduled for discussion at the meeting of the United states trotting association in new York today. Broken ankle last May is now vetting Well Hollywood Fla. Jan. 26pm Phil Cavarretta of the Chicago cubs who played in his first world series As an 18-year-old, is ready for the comeback Trail at 22 after recovering from an injury that almost struck hint out of baseball. Cavarretta broke his right ankle sliding into second base at the Polo grounds last May 8 Aud was out for the rest of the season. The hone failed to heal properly and months later an operation was performed. Quot the surgeons just did get to it in Cavarretta said today As he baked the ankle in the Florida Sun. A they had to take out a Wile that was holding the Bone together and the ankle was badly eager and anxious As any Rookie. Cavarretta discussed his chances of winning hat k a regular berth with the cubs. He is assured of being on the payroll for he signed his contract months ago Quot of done to rare where i play i though Quot he mused Quot just so i get to play every Day. I sure do hate to warm that Bench and i like to get traded off. I grew up in Mike Jacobs seeks Hostak Ceferino go hoes to Chicago for conference till at league i Cader Wall of Haiha Jav express men 45 to 26 to y. In. C. \. Standing ii Hist pct Marsh. To i Lopo Harriss Cov. 9 i .900 Silver knit. 5 5 .500 Globe parlor. 5 5 .500 Watson a 5 .5 on Tomlinson. 4 6 too Adams expire xxx. 2 $ .200 railway express 0 to too Marsh furniture kept its perfect Amateur league record immaculate last night by Downing railway express 15 to 26, while Watson a service station five was upset by the hustling Globe parlor Crew 32 to 25. In the other two games. Adam Millis showed to Silver knit 16-24, and Harriss Covington trapped Tomlinson 29 to 23 the lineups Druxman new York. Jan 26 out of a trip to Chicago May come the Quot in of the middleweight fight picture. Promoter Mike Jacobs left last night for an unannounced destination believed to be Chicago where he is to Confer with Nate Drux Nian. Seattle promoter. In an attempt to arrange a Hont Between Al Hostak fhe recognized n. B. A. Middleweight King and Ceferino Garcia whose title is recognized Only in California Aud new York. Before leaving Jacobs said he had wired George Parnassus manager of Garcia offering the los Angeles Battler a title fight with Ken Overlin of Norfolk. A the fight if accepted would tie held in new York Over a 15-round route March 29. Young still leads Industrial league Erlanger Star a rung Home he Point in seven foulest Erlanger a Smith Young continued his dizzy scoring Pate to hold on to the Industrial Tongue scoring Pinnacle again this week he has a total of 86 Points for seven games. Trailing him is John Sappenfield of admins Milia with 7 4 Points for the same number of games. Leade team g i. Erlanger 7 8 6 Adams Millis 7 7 4 Beeson ? 65 Erlanger 7 51 redwing 8 54 re dwt lne r 52 Triangle 7 41 Adams Millia 6 26 Beeson 41 Adams Millis 5 29 is f i f p to royals. It a i 0 Culler. A i i i Hedrick. 4 2 a to Spencer. 0 t a i Whitt. I 3 3 4 Silver knit 24 to r p to Farlow. I 3 i 4 Cranford. 2 0 2 4 Silman. 5 a i 12 Walden. 2 a i 4 Crater. It a i it Slater. It 0 it 0 officials. Farlow or h Carroll a and Hartley scor Weaner. It 4 i is Johnson. 3 it a s Hedrick. 2 it 3 4 Petty. 0 2 2 j Bowers. It it i 0 Deaton. It a it Turrett. 0 it it 0 Farlowe 0 i i i Tomlinson 23 g r p to Killam. I 3 i 4 Royal. It 0 2 it Southern. 2 t it 3 Newton. T it 3 j Hedrick a i a i 4 Whitt it a it a Spencer. Half score 17-13 3 i h Cov i 9 officials Farlowe and Krain. Acor the player s. Young Sappenfield Thomas b Young f. Evans Carroll Spencer. W l. Cooper Martin e. Cooper lobe parlor 32 a f r to Hoover. 5 0 2 to Lilly. 4 2 2 to Silman i i i 3 or Dowell. I 2 a 4 Ori som. 2 i 3 3 Jones. It 0 i it Walton s is to r p to Raper. 3 i 2 7 Ridge. 2 a 3 4 we 2 a 4 Willard a 4 a i a Corley. Half score 9-9 officials Kearns. A and a a 2 Hartley 0 2 Marsh 4. R. R p to Brooks. 4 0 2 a Byerly. 3 a 3 i Everhardt. S i 0 it Hoover. 5 0 i 1ft mint. 4 i i 9 Miller. O i i i Hitatt. 0 it it it Adams. It 0 0 0 railway Al press 24 to r p to re Mur Row Haley Burge Knowles Winn half score 19-12 Marsh officials Kearns and Hartley h. Carroll. Scorer. Sport Lionny Lup by Eddie Chi Etz hockey s Eddie Shore sold Down the River Boston. Jan. 26.�?</p a with 15 years no punishing professional hockey behind him. Eddie i Shore the aging super defense Star was eager today to Start his self willed herculean task of managing one team and playing for two. The tempest that has been Riding Over his Battle scarred head since he purchased Tbs Springfield franchise in the Auie rican league last summer j new York Jan. 26 Asp Jack Zeller s Job a Generalissimo at Detroit is Safe despite the big upheaval. You be surprised plenty when they announce Joe Joe Louis opponent for the finn Relief fund fight in Man h. Coach pea head Walker who has just signed for three More years at Wake Forest wants Ace Parker for Backfield coach if he can get him. The big St. Louis Hooks which Laid 8 to i against the cards last Sling will them out this year at around 2 to i. The reds will to Early favourites at 8 or 9 to 5. Of Diamond the honest brakeman lie never stole a Box Cai i will be Mike Jacobs matchmaker for the coun Lesnevich Brawl at Miami. W Ashington inuit All the of Lier big league clubs under the wire with its do roster. Which makes Washington ural in rosters and hrs in tile hearts of tin cubans yen eau plans and lithuanians a Hilt still sixth in the american league. The other Day Warren Wright Aud Trainer Ben Jones sent four against the w wishes of his Boston j consecutive w Inners to the Post at Bruins employer blew him last j Hialeah. A Larry s. Williams. Show. t re a Way and his Home is in the Saddle literally i of the r Schumann of Burbank. Calif., newest h in 2 maniacs is camping out aboard his Pony in attempt to set world s endurance record for continuous Riding on horseback. Arcade amusement company Arcade by ild1 i flashes Kob films los Angeles. Jan. 26 by Washington u. C. L. A Field Star will appear Iii negro movie production made to Hollywood. A i n to a of ,. A a w m my i fir Llumi fat of him Inrig his sixth Day astride he shaves tor visitor. Night from thut Chantri Onsby club to the lowly new York americans the graveyard of National hockey league stars. Although shores Market value was supposed to be the highest in hockey the Bruins management said it swapped him even for Eddie Wiseman a Light Winger of hut average major league ability. Former Arizona legislator was at it Ionia one afternoon Back in the 90 n Aud she horses owned by i. J. Me Cribbin of Cynthiana. Ky., sweep the entire card of six no is. More than that. All the Winner were either the get of melb bin s celebrated stallion. Springbok or of audrain a son of springbok. Of that Isnit a record it will have to do Cor awhile ,. And if any of you elderly readers Ever saw one mans Bay burners win seven races in an afternoon done to write a Telegraph. Burke Davis. Liar lotto v a news Quot in other words dizzy Dean seems to have gone with the a Tim crackdown on the Miami gambling joints was so thorough not even the punch bowls and Church lotteries Are operating. Almost without exception the sports writers say the reds poured it on a bit too thick when they asked Ernie Lombardi to take a $6,000 slice. Odd news from Dixie racing and basketball cancelled by Snow. Happy birthday to Fred Apostoli who la celebrate his 26th fighting Mello Bettua in the Garden feb. 2. The trotting horse Powers May add Louisville to the Grout circuit today. A a the sports world extend sympathy to Tommy Gibbon tile old heavyweight now sheriff out at St. Paul who lost ids wife the Oiler Day. The incident recalls Tommy Sia to big fight when lie lost to Gem Tunney Here. In wife xxx As so very ill at the Billie they spaced Lier the Shock. For months she thought Tommy won. A when Tony Galenic was introduced at the fight the other night everybody cheered except the members of the boxing commission. One fellow said. Quot them Guys Don t like t not drunk or

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