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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - June 12, 1972, High Point, North Carolina Aba trustees to decide Fate of weak franchises it it in v Siv i i it Fol it a n a. 0 a we. U m a s. Ass Trio plays motor state 400 tag Pearson 21 outrages challengers a wire photo running tires Pearson Cambridge Junction Mich. Apr David Pearson three time National Champion Stock car Driver says he does no to want to shoot for a fourth title because a a it a not Worth it. There a just too much running around the but he did plenty of running around sunday. And it was Worth it. He drove his Puro Lator Mercury at an average Speed of 146.6 Miles an hour 200 times around the Michigan International Speedway mis track saturday fighting off Bobby Allison and Richard Petty much of the Way to capture the $13,-000 top prize in the $83,000 motor state 400 Lascar race. It was his third Triumph on the Lascar National association for Stock car Auto racing circuit this year. A. J. Foyt drove the same car to two other victories this season. Allison finished second in the 40-car Field in a Chevrolet to pocket nearly $7,000, while Petty a third place finish in his Dodge was Worth $4,500 James Hylton was fifth in a Ford four laps behind while Home Stater Ron Keselowski was fifth five laps Back in a Dodge. A i think the difference was the time i had on pit stops a said Pearson Veteran 37-year-old Driver from Spartanburg so. A Elf they Allison and Petty had pit stops like mine wed have All been right there together at the end. Pearson who took the Lead six times and was in front 157 total laps finished a hefty 16 seconds ahead of Allison. New York a the Fate of the Memphis pros Pittsburgh condors and the floridians the american basketball associations financially weakest franchises will be decided at the leagues two Day Board of trustees meetings which began today. The pros Are Likely to Julay another season in Memphis under new ownership while the future of the condors and floridians is Uncertain according to Richard p. Tinkham appointed two months ago by the trustees As a one Man stabilization committee to study the three struggling franchises. A the league now five years old always has carried the weak Sisters a Tinkham said sunday. A but now it has decided that it is going to be Strong. We Are not going to be As flexible As we were in the past. A i guess when this meeting is it took his famed Wood Brothers pit Crew just 17 seconds in each of two stops to change one Side of tires and put in Gas. The crucial last Stop compares with times of 22 and 23 seconds respectively it look runner up Allison and third place Petty to pit. Besides the pit time differentials Pearson credited the rest of the Lead a to shaking them out of my he Allison Petty and Pete Hamilton had raced bumper to bumper with pole Sitter Bobby Isaac close behind after getting the Green Flag at the tilth Lap following a five Lap caution run. At speeds of 155 Miles an hour the brightly painted autos zoomed inches from each others bumpers a strategy called a a drafting which cuts Down on fuel consumption. Pearson was the Leader most of the time with Petty or Hamilton occasionally pulling in front of the tightly knit group. Actually Hamilton and Isaac were a Lap behind and hoping for a caution Flag which would Bunch everyone up again. It did no to come. Tenor changed on the final pit Stop for each coming with about 45 laps to go. Once Pearson roared out of pit Row he had shaken his rivals. He breezed to the finish before a crowd of 38,000 at the High banked. Two mile Oval in the Irish Hills tourist area some 70 Miles Southwest of Detroit. Pearson second leading career Winner on the circuit to Petty with 61 victories called lady golfers tune up for state event North Carolina women a Golf Assn. Tournament contenders began practice today at Creek for the 54-Hole championship to Start tuesday and wind up on thursday. Golfers from All parts of the state make up the Field of 141 to tee off tomorrow including last years runner up Sandy Barnhill from Greenville. Tomorrows starting tunes and pairings Are As follows front Sio i of a Stewart Margaret Strum Teti fatal Havana. Dot. Tarry Jan. To a Richardton Ellen. Fretter Mary Parry. Oart Roda. J oho ton Fra cat. 120 Dixon Mildred. Crowbar Dart a Keever vide Hill Ruth. I to _ Lawton rat Dom Brookl Mary Edwards Barbara Kenner Emma. I to a Matte. Sauna. Hopkins Rita Anthony. Gloria Thomat. Jelte. I 50 a sprang or Dorothy Morgan Batty Lambart Doris. Cd thai Martha. F of a for rat Hobbit Marth Linda o Brien Kathy waylay Joanna. F la Church Mary Evelyn. My Arldt Grant. Brown Batty Provost met. I j. To Man Lav. Met. L., Lloyd Jana Howard Margarat Jonta carols. A 30 a Hannon Margarat Barnhardt Jana. Brandt. Ann. Poll vice. Batty. A so a Barnhill Sandy Palmar Matins Dom Evalyn. Potch Eun lat. I j 30 a Lithium. Backy Stallings Dottie. Wall Mary Wabb Ann. 12 so a Bush Watt Gloria. Little Clara Maddox thai la Mcdonald Elstean. 12 j0 a Dickens. Met. J. A. Early Dort Morris Fra cat. Pitt Mayotte. 1 00 a Thomas Forte by. Tor Ana Oyes Wabb detente. I to a mull nor Date pack Ethelmor Ann Anderson Ann. Dar1�y, Louisa. 1-20 a Maxwell Pat Smith Shirley Wall. Coral Walsh. Kathryn. I Job Davidson Jean Buckton Mildred. Greene met. Bon. Hutchens. Barbara. I to a King Gloria. Newton Goldie Strickland Mary Ann a theft Bonnie. Back Sidi i of a Bryan lid. Duncan Helen Mcglohn Batty Smith. Carol. A to Davit Hannah Wayant Helen Hail cosy Hartman. Alberta. I Job Mcce Rotl Marta self Helen a alway Dicks Whitney Mildred. 1 30 a Crawford. Lucille Davit. Denial Ruby Oora att babe. Smudy on 4-b error ends racer s life the track a one of the Best of not the bests in the country. He won a 600-Miler there three years ago. Cambridge unction Mich. Apr Here Are the finishers in sunday s motor state 400-mile Lascar Auto race at the Michigan International Speedway i. David Pearson. Mercury 146 6 m p h., 200 laps. S12.989-j. Bobby Allison Chevrolet 200 ipas Samo. 3. Richard Patty Dodge 200 laps s4.525 4. Jamal Hylton Ford in laps 12,150 5. Ron Wesalowski Dodge 14 laps 12,150. 6 Larry Smith Ford 10 laps. 1,550. 7. Ban Arnold Ford la laps 1,373. I Dean Dalton Mercury la laps 1,276.buddy Arrington Dodge la taps 11,175. To Bill Champion Mercury in laps 1,073. It. Cecil Gordon Mercury 117 laps 1,050. 12 Walter Ballard Mercury in laps 1 Oso. 13. John soars Plymouth 115 laps 1,000 14. Raymond Williams Ford. 114 laps 75. 15. David Sisco Chevrolet. 114 laps Taw. 16. J. D Mcduffie Chevrolet 111 laps 15. 17. Johnny Halford Plymouth to laps 05. Ii. Dick May Ford to laps. Us. I Richard Childress Chevrolet. It laps Suo 20 Doc Faustina. Plymouth Iti laps m65 21. De negro Dodge 166 laps Mso 22 Pate Hamilton Plymouth iss laps 0. 23. Las Covey. Chevrolet 154 laps 120. 24. Jabs Thomas Plymouth 141 laps mos 25. Bonny Parsons. Mercury 140 laps 70. 26 Bobby Isaac Dodge 131 laps is too 27. Richard Brooks Ford 12 laps 765 71. Leroy Yarbrough Mercury 6 laps 755. 7 Elmo Langley. Ford. 2 laps. 745 30. Dave Marcus Mercury 0 laps 735, i. Bill Silroy Plymouth. 62 laps 720. 37 Charlie Roberts. Ford 54 laps. Tis. 33. Donate Allison Ford 44 laps Mio. 14. Richard Brown Chevrolet 42 laps. 755. 35. Joe Fra son Dodge to laps 700 36. Frank Warran. Dodge to laps. 45. 37. Earl Brooks Ford. Ii Laos. 60 31. Bobby Mauser Over Dodge laps. 645 a Bill Sal tort Dodge. 3 laps. Mio 40 Nail castles Dodge 0 laps m75. Riva Ridge Trainer to rest fish be mans France apr the Trees near the a Indianapolis Bend a on the be mans 24-hop Auto race circuit Are sheared off near tile ground for 50 Yards. The scythe was the hurtling yellow Lola sports car of Veteran swedish Driver Joakim Bonnier who died instantly in the wreckage. An instant a error in trying to pass a slower car ended a 24-year career at the Heights of Auto racing and cast a pall Over the Victory eight hours later of his old teammate Graham Hill in the classic race sunday. Bonnier founder and Only president of the grand prix Drivers association and Leader of the Campaign for increased safety on circuits and in cars was killed pm a stretch of Road specially widened and lined with barriers just for this race a but on a Section yet to be improved. It was Bon Niers 13th time Here. A member of a swedish publishing family he was with Hill the last of the old guard Drivers who raced against such men As Juan Manuel Fangio Alberto asian Mike Collins and the Marquis de Portage. And Bonnier was still driving and capable of leading a top race like be mans As he did Early saturday. He had won a four hour race Here last March and held the track record. Hill and Bonnier were close friends from their Days together in the British racing motors team in 1960 the Matra team kept the news of Bonnier a death from Hill and his French teammate Henri Pescarolo until after they brought their Matra Simca 670 across the line for the first French Victory Here since Louis Rosier won in a Talbot in 1950. It was a a horrible Shock and a sad that my first win Here in to attempts should be in these circumstances a Hill said. Those who were there gave varying versions of the Accident in which Bonnier 12, died. But it was Clear that he was attempting to pass a Ferrari driven by Florian detach of Switzerland at a Kink in the track where the Drivers usually had the accelerator on the floorboards travelling at about 170 Miles an hour. Vie Elford of Britain driving an Alfa Romeo said that Bonnier had just passed him. The Way Elford reconstructed it Bonnier was looking for an opening on the right of the Ferrari and the two cars touched. Bonnier a Lola skidded out of control onto the left Side of the track where it hit t guard rail and flew out toward the Trees lining the track. New York a Trainer Lucien Laurin is going fishing and while he is waiting for the fish to bite he can think about the Hook he has into racing s 3-year-old division. Laurin trains Riva Ridge the Kentucky Derby Winner who scored a smashing seven length Victory in saturdays Belmont stakes. And he also conditions three other 3-year-Olds called upper Case Spanish Riddle and Quill Gordon. Tills quartet has scored a total of 15 victories four seconds and two thirds in 32 starts accounted for eight stakes triumphs and earned More than $660,000 this year. Spanish Riddle owned by Roy Anderson the other three run for Meadow Staples hade his deput on the grass by winning the one mile fifth race at Belmont Park saturday. Then three races later Riva Ridge the 1971 2-year-old Champion bounced Back from his fourth place finish in the Preakness to establish his leadership of the 3-year-old division by running the third fastest 14 Miles the 104-year history of the Belmont. Ahem puns1 to Bank Sutton mass. A Kathy Ahern a 23-year-old blonde from Texas who rides motorcycles for fun and plays Golf for a living putted happily All the Way to the Bank today As the 1972 eve ladies pc Champion. Miss ahem broke out of the pack with a flock of birdies and won the title sunday with a sizzling final round 69 and a 72-Hole total of one Over Par 293 at pleasant Valley country club. A a in be been averaging about 35 putts a round but i Only needed 27 out Here today a she said after collecting a Check for $7,500 for her six stroke Victory a Over local favorite Janie Blalock. After losing a one stroke Lead with a bogey on the 56th Hole she birdied five of the next seven holes and was a runaway Winner. Marlene Hagge and Sharon Miller tied for third with 301s. Bobby Warren s Camara no. I Columbus Ohio a Bobby Warren of Clinton n.c., drove his 1969 Cantaro to Victory sunday in the super Stock division of the National hot Rod association Spring nationals. Warren timed at 11.72 seconds beat Jim Kronenbitter of Zanesville Ohio whose 1960 Chevrolet was timed at 14.44. De Mcculloch of Clovis calif., won the funny car championship. Piloting his 1972 Dodge Demon past Leonard Hughes of Houma la., in a 1972 Chrysler powered Barracuda. Mcculloch had 6 85 seconds to Hughes 7.08. New Pocono Pace mount Pocono. A. Apr Mario Andretti posted an unofficial time to Miles per hour faster than the official Lap record at Pocono International raceway sunday during tire tests. Andretti reached 182 5 Mph on the 2.5-mile Tri Oval track while testing Firestone tires for the july 2 Schaefer 500. He was driving a Viceroy special owned by Pamellia Jones. The Mon Point Enterprise sports monday june 12, 1972. Page 3-b Over there will be a minimum of nine or ten franchises that will continue a added Tinkham executive vice president and Secretary of the Indiana pacers. Since the league began play in the 1967-8 season opposite the older National basketball association it has had la teams each year. But the franchises have been continually changing hands with Only Indiana Kentucky and Denver remaining from the original group. Dallas and Pittsburgh cur rent members also were among the originals but both have played in other Sites since 1967. A your most important problem is who is going to play and where a said Tinkham in pinpointing the main purpose of the meetings. Also on the Agenda is discussion of a possible merger with the Aba and a replacement for commissioner Jack Dolph who has announced his resignation effective in october when his three year contract expires. Tinkham in a Telephone interview with the associated press from Indianapolis before leaving for new York said there Are two groups both outside Memphis who Are negotiating to Purchase the pros and will keep them in Memphis. The condors and floridians were the Only Aba teams to draw less than 100,000 fans last season. League figures placed Pittsburgh a Home attendance at 97,771, a decrease of 15,000, and the floridians attendance at 87,161, a drop of 74,000. Reliable sources told the a that the condors figures were exaggerated. The league also claimed that Memphis Home attendance Rose 61,000 to 185,428, but that figure also was reported to be exaggerated. J. C. Snead Steps out of Uncle Sam s Shadow Philadelphia a j. A Snead gets a Little testy when you bring up the fact that he a the Nephew of Veteran golfing Grgat Sam Snead. The subject came up again sunday after j. C. Won the $30,000 first prize in the $150,000 Ivy Philadelphia Golf classic. Someone asked j. C. If he Felt he played in the Shadow of Uncle Sam who won every . Open. A i done to care what they say a j. C. Snapped. A i won. I beat everybody who was that he did. Snead shot an unspectacular fourth round Par 36-36-72 Over the 6,708-Yard Philadelphia apr final Koto and Money winnings sunday in the Iso too Ivy Philadelphia god classic on the 6.701-Yard, Par 72 Whitemarsh Valley country club course Snead. 30.000 j. Rodrigue. 17,100 Jim Jamieson 4,450 Dick Rhyan. 4,150 Dave Hill. 4.150 Bob Murphy 4475 Homero Blanca. 4.175 Hobart groan 7475 Gay Brawer 3.00 Art Wall. 3,00 Terry heard 3.300 Tony Jacklin. 3.300 Labron Harris 2450 Jim witchers 2.625 Bert Yancey 2,625 Lou Graham 2,250 Tom Wais opt 2,250 Roll Deming 2,250 Dewitt Weaver 1.725 Mike Hill 1,725 Gabby Gilbert. 1,725 Bob Johnson 1,725 Doug Ford 1.11 Dick Hendrickson 1,11 Mike Reasor. 1,11 Terry Dill. 1.11 Bob Barbarossa 1.11 Gary player 1,11 Ken still. 1.11 Tom Shaw. 1,11 Ralph Johnston 1 stay Oppermann 1 Lionel Hobart a r Sikes. St Don Iverson. 710 Butch Baird 710 Steve Bogan 740 Grier Jones. 70 John Miller 740 Dave Marr 545 Charles Owens 545 Dean Beman 515 Mason Rudolph 515 Paul Moran 515 Charles is Nord. 405 Pete Brown 405 Jim ferried. My Jerry Mcgee. 405 Jack e Wing 315 Rich Rno eds. 3h David Graham $761 Jim Boudar 261 Bob Wynn 261 Rod curl. 261 Larry while 261 Dave Eichelberger. 261 Date Douglass. 261 Jim Hardy 261 Allan Milter. 121 Dwight Nevil. 261 George shortage. 261 Rik Massengle. 261 Kan Venturi 261 How in Johnson 261 Mac Mclendon 261 Dan Sikes 261 Sam Adams. 261 Jim Dent. It Robert Bourne. 261 Chuck Thorpe 261 Jack Montgomery. 261 Marion Hack 261 John Settle. 261 Whitemarsh Valley country bogey that Cost him a shot at the club for a 72 Hole total of six $30,000. 70-71-69-72-22 71-61-70-74 -24j 47-6-76-73�?245 73-673-70-tis 70-71-75-70�?246 64-69-75-7s�?247 74-64-72-73�?247 64-74-74-71�?247 67-73-71-77-714 72-71-75-70�? 248 6-71-74-76-20 7544-76-71-20 73-71-76-71-21 74-64 74-76 27 75-70-74-73 22 70-70-77-76 23 75 74-70-76 23 73-75-74-71�?23 70-71-74 7�?24 72-72-77-73-24 70-71-7-74�?24 74-67 7 74�?24 75-74-73-73�? 25 6-74 75-73-25 70-72-77-76 25 76-73-72-76-25 71 74 7 71-25 71-72-40-72�? 25 74-71-75-75-75 75-67 72-41-25 7 -70-7 74�?26 75-72 73 76 26 75 71-76 74�?th 77-73-75-76-26 64-73-77-7�?27 72-73-76-76�? 27 74-71 76 76-27 72-71-77-77-27 72-74-75-76-27 74-73-73-74-21 73-744 40�? 24 76-72-77-73�?24 71-74-75-76 24 76-71-7677-24 7672-7446-2 73-75-74-77-2 73-74-75-77-2 71-7140-77-2 74-74 7240 300 72-7440-76-300 77-64 77-79-301 72-72 7 641-301 73-7674-/6 02 73-7541-74-303 73-74 74 2 303 71-71-742�?103 74 7040 7-303 72-73-7440-303 73-7675 40-304 71 75-74 40-304 74 7440 76-304 72-767440-205 76 72 12-75�? 305 72-77-767�?306 75 734 741-306 73-76740�?306 7674-7742 307 74-767662-307 76767741-307 73-724042-307 76714041-307 76767640-307 7672-7443-307 Flowers for All occasions High faint s leading Manti Csc Hower Shor phone and 113-117 i Arlan Leonard invites you to visit him for Auto parts Arian min Hod 14 veer in Panance la Auto forts and con tows Yow Monty Lewis up y Tuut Moinet i Toth. Mote St. Mall Point 3 bankruptcy Sale bog Innig tuesday. Juno 13 10 30 am 6 00 pm and continuing each Day thereafter a1 1920 s. Main Street High Point by order of Rufus w. Reynold Rof Oree in bankruptcy. Tho trustee named below will sell Over Tho counter for Cash Tho inventory of the men s Den ltd., bankrupt a partial list of those items includes Arthur Richards ltd., Lintott escort Brookfield St. Laurie and olog Cassini suits Gant Sara Hathaway and Craighton shirts prank Bra s shoos and Stetson boots Principe and Gant ties Slacks sweaters accessories some ladies Wear and other clothing items. For further details Contact a Hugh c. Bennett jr., Trust in bankruptcy 607 a cab bldg. A phone b83-2 la i High Point Over the counter Sola Loba concluded with o Public auction of furniture Tutu Anu Manf Ond unsold inventory Lima Ond dote of which will a Ondov cad. Under Par 282. He beat Chi Chi Rodriguez by one stroke. Snead had rounds of 70-71-69-72, and Rodriguez 71-68-70-74 for a 283, Dick Rhyan who had qualified for Only four tournaments this year finished in a tie for third with Jim Jamieson Leader of the first two rounds. Each had 285 with Rhyan shooting a two under Par 70 and Jamieson a one Over 73 in the final round. Then came 1969 Champion Dave Hill at 286, Hubert Green Homero Blancas and Bob Murphy at 287 Art Wall and Gay Brewer at 288. And Tony Jacklin and Jerry heard at 290. Defending Champion Tom Weiskopf finished tied for 16th at 293. While Gary Plaver was grouped at 295. Tied for 23rd. J. C. Admitted that his uric Sam has helped him considerably with his game and that they play a lot together. He tries to play the game same a Way get on the Green in two and two putt. It is obvious however that j. S. Is a Little tired of the constant Nephew reference. A it being same a Nephew does t help in so far As making Money is he noted. A they done troll Over because my name is Snead a Snead went to the 18th and 72nd Hole leading by a stroke and took a bogey five after hitting his tee shot in a Bunker Chipping Short of the Green getting on in three and two putting. Rodriguez Only had to Par the final Hole to Force a sudden death playoff. The 36 year old Chi Chi hit his second shot Over the Green into the gallery however shipped Back Back and took two putts for a a a it a bad to bogey the last Hole whether its for first or second place a j. C. Said. A it leaves a bad taste in your Mouth. You ask yourself a did i choke a i almost feel like Chi Chi gave me the Rodriguez was disappointed but Chipper As usual after his defeat. He observed rather cryptically a did j. C. Tell you a that six years ago he worked for me for $200 a month. Today he beat me out of $13,000. Some hydroplane race Owensboro by. A Bill Muncey recorded a Speed of 106 520 As the Pilot of Atlas Van lines sunday to win the fourth annual governors cup regatta on the Ohio River at Owensboro. Second place finisher was Bill Schumacher Pilot of the Pride of pay in Pak with a Speed of 102 789 Miles per hour. Third spot in the hydroplane race went to Terry Sterett with a Speed of 102 603 in miss Bud Weiser. Shirts. Look fresher Long a. Coll. So Tau coca airs Lunoc rifts 1670 is. J to iis-7161 6 will you leave your heirs Only half a business that Busine you be struggled to build up can be badly Hurt if your heirs have to sell off assets to pay taxes. Your can keep your business intact through metropolitan life insurance that will help provide the cosh your heirs will need for taxes. You owe it to your business a and your heirs. Why not Call today for details. Schultheiss , i phone 885-2014 i i i or i i 885-2011 341 South Wrenn St. At Russell High Point n c. Zip code 27260 metropolitan life

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