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High Point Enterprise, The (Newspaper) - July 20, 1974, High Point, North Carolina Mann my refers and Ahern Trio leading us ladies open la Grange 111 a a former Champion a confident Amateur and a shaky first round Leader formed the Pace setting Trio As the us women open today moved into the third round of a wide open championship Carol Mann the lanky 1965 open Champion Debby Mas sey heading a Strong Amateur contingent and Kathy Ahern the fading first round Leader paced the charge into the final 36 holes of the open with a top prize of the threesome wound up Friday deadlocked at even Par 144 for the first two rounds Over the la Grange country club course the tric Lcy par72 course has yielded Only four subpar rounds so far any Chance for a runaway Winner dissipated Friday when miss Ahern who thursday fired a record Matching 68 in the first round blew her three stroke Lead with a faltering 76 that enabled miss Mann smoothly rapping her second successive Par round and miss Massey tacking a 73 on to her opening 71 to join miss Ahern two strokes ahead of a pair of 146 shooters deadlocked in the runner up spot were Sandra Haynie no 1 ladies professional Golf association Money Winner and another Amateur Bonnie Lauer 1973 intercollegiate Champion from Michigan state miss Massey 23 heading the Curtis cup survivors was confident she could become the Only Amateur Winner in this tournament since Catherine Lacoste won the 1967 open i think i can do it if i hang onto my timing and concentration said miss Massey of Bethlehem a by open Sifford sure he will win Endicot Tny a leading is nothing new to me Curtis Sifford said just Haven won but in going to win this one Sifford a 32yearold Nephew of old pro Charley Sifford offered the observation after his four underpay 67 had broken a massive log Jam of players and staked him to a on stroke Lead Fri Day in the second round of the by open Golf tournament Sifford was one of the last to finish on the wind swept 6804yard in Joie Golf club course and he was tied with four others until he chipped to four feet and made the Short Birdie putt on his 17th Hole that got him in witha to wound total of 135 seven under Par and dropped Don Iverson Bruce Fleisher Rookie Mark Hayes and Tim Collins Back into second at 136 Iverson Fleisher and Hayes All shared the 18hole Lead and 11 had 70s in the Gusty winds Collins who has made the Cut Only twice before this year birdied his last two holes for a 67 none of the five leaders has Ever won a regular tour title All face the problems of the monday morning qualify ing rounds australian Veteran Bruce Crampton had the Days Best round a 66 that included a bogey on the final Hole and was tied with four others at 137 just two shots Back in the Chase for a first prize he was tied with Lee elder Forrest Fezler Mike Wynn and Richie Karl an assistant pro at the Host club Hubert Green the defending titleholder and a three time Winner this season was one of the few top stars to play in this event that immediately follows the prestige Laden British open he failed to qualify for the last two rounds shooting a 151 total Endicott scores Friday in the j150000 b c open Golf tournament on the 6804 Yard Par 71 in Joie Golf club course Curtis Sifford Don Iverson Tim Collins Mark Hayes Bruce Fleisher Lee elder Bruce Crampton Forrest Feiler Richie Karl Mike Wynn Mike Hill Allen Miller Dale Douglass Rod curl Bob Payne Dan Sikes Charles Siphord Bob Eastwood Richard Crawford Andy North Jim Ferriell Sam Adams Ralph Johnston Ray Floyd Macclendon David Barber Claude Harmon or Gary Sanders Dick Rhyan Rick Acton Mike Davis Mik Kallam Larry Hinson Frank bearded Sneed Tommy Aaron Joe Inman Spike Kelley Sam Farlow Marion Heck Stanton Larry Wise Tommy Mcginnis Jim Marshall Roy Pace Dave Eichelberger 6670136 6967136 6670136 7166137 6671137 7067137 137 6969138 7167138 7068138 7168139 6773140 6971140 7268140 6972141 7073143 6974143 7271143 7469143 7073143 7073143 7073143 7073143 7370143 7073143 7271143 7370143 7271143 7766143 7370143 7073143 7074144 7272144 7173144 7272144 7470144 7272144 vows of secrecy players owners move Forward softball hitters Rule Roost the hitters once again ruled the Roost in the District ii slow pitch softball tournament As they sent scores soar ing in Friday nights action at Harvell Park the tourney now takes a weekend break but play will resume monday night with eight games scheduled be ginning at 6 pm Friday several teams were the victims of Routs Myrtle desk fell to the Thomasville All stars and Pitcher thur Mah Noble 111 of cars porkers suffered its second straight shut out losing to Larry Walker body shop 220 Archdale soda shop got a Home run from Gary Meredith in its 155 win Over Alma desk which also got a round tripper from Roosevelt Robertson in other action Gray Seal paint stopped Kiv Ett or 73 with Wayne Markham hurling the win first Wesleyan Church got four runs in the final Frame to de feat Kay Lynn 74 and give Ken Nance a win the untouchables downed Broadway billiards 74 and North state Telephone held off a late rally by Thomas car to gain an 86 by Ken Reaves of Falcons on picket line he was traded to new Orleans Friday tap War photo Washington a Al though both sides have taken a vow of secrecy it appears some headway has finally been achieved Between National football league owners and their striking players the latest round of bargaining begun Friday behind closed doors at the labor department was set to resume today at 9 am not fridays session the first to follow a we Klong lapse produced an agreement that neither Side would make any further Public statements issues on the table such blackouts traditionally indicate that the bartering has gotten Down to business furthermore representatives of both sides left the closed meeting room in obviously Good spirits some smiling broadly and laughter could be heard from the hallway at several Points during the 4jahour session that Wasa considerable change from the mood of 11 previous meetings some of which were marked by shouting and cursing but a Complete agreement still could be far off due in part to the sheer volume of Hill unhurt brands Hatch England a Veteran British racer Graham Hill walked away unhurt after his Auto crashed at More than 100 Miles an hour following a rear tire Blowout during for saturdays British grand prix the crash occurred after Hill had qualified and he con tined practising in a spare Auto while mechanics battled to repair his firs Choice machine in time for the race the matters under dispute there was still no Indica Tion that the owners were prepared to make any offers regarding the so called Freedom issues at the heart of the dispute the players have vowed the strike will continue until there Are concessions on the Rozelle Rule regarding compensation to a team for a player who plays out Liis option and signs with another team and the option and Reserve clauses among others the High Point Enterprise Reaves to new Atlanta Leader is traded Greenville so starting linebackers Tommy Nobis a former All pro and Greg Brezina headed a Small group of Atlanta Falcon veterans who reported to Camp Friday while some of their team mates were walking a picket line and the Leader of the strik ing group suddenly found himself the property of another team when the Falcons announced that Lightyear cornerback Ken Reaves had been dealt to the new Orleans saints As part of a Fourman Trade Reaves and nine other fal cons set up the picket line Only moments before an assistant coach summoned the defensive Back for a meeting with coach Norm Van Brocklin its always somewhat of a Shock said Reaves adding that he had an inkling a Trade be in the works be Waltrip captures pole spot fading first round Leader Kathy Ahern in action grimaces after missing putt lines up shot from Trees a wire photo bos Man meets his goal Cleveland a Cleveland indians Pitcher Dick Bosman is a goal setter and in some cases an overachiever i always set goals for my self the 30yearold right hander said tonight my goal was to go but there and pitch a lows coring ballgame and go the distance bosnian Goa setting turned into a pot of Gold Fri Day night when he tossed the no hitter of his 11year career beating the Oakland As 40 the Only Man to reach base was Sal Bando who made it to second on bosnian throwing error in the fourth inning this has got to be the big Gest thrill of my life bosnian said As his tean mates poured Beer Over his head i always knew i had it in me and tonight i finally got it i Johnny Ellis the Catcher kept me Down All night bosnian said i told him before the game to get on his belly if head to to keep me Down he did a great Job the error in the fourth inn ing didst bother him Bosman insisted i had to stay in there and pitch my Slider was working Well and my fastball was sailing and sinking Bosman said it was very quiet on the Bench and even though he was aware of the 24302 fans roaring with every pitch he made in the final two innings he never broke his concentration it was All Between Johnny and me he said i had to concentrate when i got to the Mound All i saw was johnnys fingers and the so Bosman on 2b Nashville Tenn Darrell Waltrip out stripped some of the biggest names in Lascar racing Friday to grab off the pole position for tonight Nashville 420 grand National race at Nashville Speedway the Franklin Tenn Driver piloting a 1974 Chevrolet around his Home track at a 10623 Mph clip was 119 Milesa hour fas Ter than the no 2 Man on the starting Grid Cale Yar Borough of Timmonsville s c Richard Petty Randleman no who has won seven grand National races at the Nashville track was third and buddy Baker Charlotte no was fourth Bobby Allison did not run Friday choosing to qualify during the saturday after noon session when the final 20 positions of the 30car race will be filled Friday nights qualification session was highlighted by a series of awards to country music Singer Marty Robbins a Par time race Driver himself Bill France or the retired head of Lascar praised Robbins for his interest in racing and announced to Jet the Singer will be Given a we Klong fishing trip in the Bahamas next month Robbins was also Given the key to the City a jeep a Pic Ture of himself sitting in his race car and a certificate appointing him an ambassador of the state of Tennessee ing player representative is a hazardous Job i knew that and i accepted the risk Van Brocklin one of the founding fathers of the National football league players association that struck pro football july 1 immediately denied the Trade had anything to do with work in the labor movement the timing looks bad said Van Brocklin it looks like a Hatchet Job but i assure you it is not intended that Way arid is totally unrelated to the labor movement however de Garvey executive director of the a Flea charge that Reaves was traded because High Point swimmers qualify Greenville so the High Point swim club boys took Over the spotlight Friday in the Region Iii qualifying swim meet As relay team and two individuals turned in National Junior olympic qualifying times the senior boys 400 meter Medley relay team of Robert crowd or Dick Cottam Mark Lovette and Alan Post finished first in a time of Crowder came Back to finish third in these Nior boys 100 meter backstroke and turn in a National qualifying time Mark Mcdonald took the Only other first of the Day in the 1314 boys 100 meter Butterfly and he also qualified for the National meet to be held in Nebraska others placing in the top five for Hsc were Moll Millis second in the 18under 400 meter freestyle Jay Florin third in the 1314100 me Ter backstroke Scott sanniota fourth in the 10under boys free style Sylvia Wells fourth in the 1314 girls 400 meter freestyle Steve Bumgarner fifth in the 10under 50 me Ter backstroke and the senior girls relay team fifth in the 400 meter Medley relay Competition in the regional meet which features 53teams and 400 swimmers from five states will conclude to night of his labor activities he Tood up to Van Brocklin so he had to go its outrageous meanwhile Falcons owner Rankin Smith echoed Van Brockliss remark about the timing theres no Way Well come out Public relations Wise Smith said but wed be a fool if we didst make a Trade to help us and we think we the Trade also included guard Andy Maurer who had said during the Winter he wanted to be traded the Falcons got former Georgia Al american Royce Smith guard linebacker Dick Palmer from the saints Rankin Smith arrived at the training site moments before Nobis and Brezina moved through the picket line without incident both Veteran players stopped briefly to talk with their striking teammates then when a bus loaded with rookies and free agents rolled past the pickets through a Remote Gate at Furman University the veterans decided to Call it a Day but said they would return to the picket line today in All 54 players reported including three other taxi squad member Chris Stecher guard Jiin Miller and re serve defensive tackle Rosie Manning Section b sat july 20 1974 All dizzy friends invited to funeral Wiggins miss a he was like a Grandfather to All but had no children of his own so dizzy Deans family invited All his grandchildren to his funeral today the family issued an open invitation for All of his friends to attend the 11 am not funeral at the first Baptist Church of the entire population of Wiggins about 3000 persons Dean considered them All his friends town officials prepared for a Large crowd but said they had no Way of knowing How Many people would show up Dean made the baseball Hall of Fame but More importantly made the game of baseball More than a pastime he made it fun Deans grave is on a Piney Hillside in the country a few Miles North of the tiny Mississippi town he adopted As Home 16 years ago he blazed into the nations consciousness As a baseball Star in the 1930s and remained there As one of the country most colourful sports broadcasters until his death he died of a heart at tack last wednesday in Reno Nev at age 64 the family that gathered at stars snubbed by coaches vote Ive never had anything like this said Robbins i never expected it i love Rac ing and the people connected with it drag race Charlotte Don big daddy Gar tits and to Tommy Ivo will race their top fuel dragsters in Besto three matches both today arid Sun Day in the Dixie classic drag championships Unser Foyt favored today Cambridge Junction Mich a Bobby Unser and a Foyt were favored to capture the front Row starting positions today in qualifications for sundays 200 mile Indianapolis car race Butch Hartmen Foyt Wally Dallenbach and Unser also among top contenders for favored berths in time trials to set a Field for a com Panion 200miier for United states Auto club Stock cars Kernersville de spite taking the District two West big league tournament title the Archdale Trinity club closed out its season on a bad note Friday the twins Defeated the Winston Salem nationals 13 11 in the championship game but will have none of their members competing on the District two Allstar team we were robbed said a t coach Larry Wall simply we finished the season tied for first were seeded first in the tournament and eventually won the tournament but the other coaches didst vote any of our players on the All Star club Wall went on to Point out that while Only three of the 12 Al stars selected by coaches ballot batted Over 300 five of the at players who were not chosen were up Over the 300 batting level by virtue of the twins first place seeding in the tournament Wall would have been Allstar coach As the team representing District two West vied for a Chance at regional Competition in Louisville by but the Veteran coach chose to resign his position i didst feel any responsibility to a team that Doest include our players he explained i dont feel bad for myself but for the boys Treyve worked hard and Well All summer and now there being shafted the voting took place wednesday before the tourney finals in fridays play at fell to the nationals 147 in the opening contest before rally ing in the second game to take the title Eddie Summey blasted a two run Homer in the seventh inning of the second contest while picking up another hit earlier also collecting two hits were Dirk Gurley Blaine Smith and Daryl Barnes Herbie Board picked up the Mound Victory in the contest getting Relief in the final Frame from Gurley in the opening contest two homers by Winsto salems Joe Warner provided the nationals with the winning margin Warner powered a three run blast in the first and a two run roundtrip per in the fifth All two different at pitchers Blaine Smith had a two run Homer in the fifth for the twins while also doing Well at the plate were Mike Wright Gurley and Barnes All four boys had two hits apiece Gurley took the loss is 312 071 014 is 1 at 1k01u7 frailer Gordon and loft let Gurley Summey Stanley 5 and Wells Smith 6 w frailer Gurley or Warner Smith at 3mm4711135 Nat trials 600 s5 411 14 4 Board Gurney 7 and Smith Mingus Martin 7 and Hicks w Board u Mangum or Summey Brandon for his funeral consisted of Pat the school teacher wife who tempered his free Wheeling ways and intimates say helped him manage his Money into the millionaire category his brother Paul and two nephews the men selected by the family to carry the world famous personality to his final resting place were the simple men of Wiggins the men he hunted and played Golf with but the honorary pall bearers included former baseball Star pee wee Reese and country music Star Roy Acuff mainly it was a funeral for the everyday folks of Wiggins like Christine Henze who used to serve Dean breakfast nearly every sunday morning at Mchenry restaurant i guess we didst think much about him she said we would just yell at him and joke with him we just took him for granted because we loved him i guess Silver Valley Falls to is in tournament Lenoir Silver Valley is now just one loss away from elimination in the Western division semipro tournament after dropping its first tourney game Friday 84 to the Winston Salem indians Silver Valley now Falls into the losers bracket and has a Tough climb to the title errors proved the Valley ens downfall As they committed nine in the loss giving the indians seven unearned runs meanwhile Silver Valley hitters were having a tougher time than usual getting Only four hits off Harvey Reid of is Charlie Jordon and Steve Swaney picked up two Bis apiece in the contest Silver Valley is now 159 Overall and will face the Winner of the Granite Falls Gaston turks Battle monday at 6 pm the Valley men will not play Southern Pines tonight Winston Salem 014 030 000s ii 1 Silver Valley 020 002 0004 4 9 Reid and Rice idol Shepherd 3 and v Swaney we Reid idol

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