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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - March 3, 1939, High Point, North Carolina Page eight the High Point Enterprise Piedmont Center of a Nufry High Point North Carolina Friday March 3. 1939 c Lemson i lips Wake Fores Quint ll0 in 28 Mccrary reaches Semi final round of textile tournament Davidson still in tournament High Point boy Elon Captain Oll Park in Lions Hack the i Citadel and wildcats Down Washington amp i Ceka l Kiu 11, March 3.�? apr dark horses will roam the rally tonight of the Southern conference basketball tournament. Only one favored team Maryland will enter the Semi finals. The dope buckets splashed Over in yesterdays second round and adding to the commotion was the a Way Clemson Defeated the top seeded Wake Forest Demon deacons 30-28. A Basket by Hanks Mcfadden with but a couple of minutes left to play kept the tigers in the tournament. A i j us Hovda v11 Ison Clemson will meet Davidson in the second and concluding encounter of tonight a program. N. State and Maryland will play in the first. Davidson could thank Ned Iverson its offensive master coins Victory Over Washington and Lee. It was he who started a rally that shot the wildcats ahead and it was diminutive Johnny Tice. One of the smallest men of the tourney that kept them there. Tice bottled up Dick Pluck the generals Ace Tosser and tossed in nine Points to Aid his mates in their 43-32 Victory. Maryland won from Richmond. 4732. The spiders led to to 5 after the first 12 minutes but Eddie Johnson who scored is Points began exhibiting his talents and Maryland marched Alo and. State bots Citadel n. 0. State polished off the Citadel 40-39, but not until after the cadets from Charleston had thrown a scare into the bed terrors. Captain Toby Holt and Jake Burrows of the Citadel tossed in baskets during the last 90 seconds in a valiant attempt to move into at least a tie but n. state defense tightened up. The last half was 13 minutes old when the Citadel tied the score at 31-All. Bill Mann put the terrors in the Leal again and they managed to hold on to the advantage. Approximately 5.500 persons saw yesterday afternoons exhibitions. A capacity crowd of 4,000 san on hand last night. The defeat of Wake Forest who led the Loop during the regular season eliminated North Carolina s Best bet of keeping the Crown in tar he Elia for another year. Duke the 1938 champions ment out the first night losing to n cd state. Lloyd Whitley of High Point who was acclaimed Captain of the Elmi Christian basketball team for tile next season. Whitley has made an exceptional record As an athlete at the school. Lloyd whities Varnell a a Elon 4 ai4�?~ t a Plain High Point boy elected by acclamation of teammates second Christian Captain from High Point by Mones ski till Al eld Elon College. March 3 j election of Lloyd Whitley Jim of Forward from High Point As Cap i Fain of next years basketball learn and the awarding of latter toll men concludes the Cag season for Elon College s run err up for the North state con Fere Nee Crown. Adams Millis wins second tourney tilt rain threatens at Santa Anita expect i rack i o be Sloppy for running of she Hui event tomorrow Lus Angeles mar. 3.�? a a a threat of rain again cropped up tie decks were cleared today for the next big step in the staging of the $ 100,000 add d Santa Anita Handicap the naming of entries for the mile and one Quarter classic. Weather exports predicted entreating cloudiness with showers and it was an even bet that the track would he on the a a off aide for tomorrow running of the race. Speculation this morning was varied Oer the number of entries and the actual size of the starting Field it ranged from 13 to 20, but most observers expected about lit to compete in the fifth running of the event. Heading the ranks of prospective candidates were c. S. Howard s Argentine importations. Kayak ii and Sor Teado the entry of veil Mccarthy s today and neb i son Howard s Gorum Townsend la. Cravat Edward Friendly Jaekola a 4-year-old Fly major Austin cd Taylor Lii Rhee a. A Roo is specify mrs. Barker Corning thanksgiving. And Alfred g. Vanderbilt s once great Hee Fly. Behind them As possible entries were Lou to b. Mayer s main Man and Quick Devil Fred Turnerjr s congressman Raoul Walsh a French i bred Frcho mrs. Emil Denemark a War Minster. The Bing Crosby Lin Howard arg mine Olimpo w. E. Boeing s bar scout and the Kozinsky Brothers Amor Bruno. He is the to to have a itt la re second High Point been elected Captain a port at Elon. Art r High Point will Elon football team next wit in thie ins enee More. Bin. F i on f i has an Arm of Taku generals defend swimming Crown in conference meet s Heon outstanding Ball team since ene and was ail Confer of Reship n and soph to injury which kept g a t in a single a this Yar deprived him of a Chance to repent for the same honors. He was elected by acclamation of the entire squad although he did not play in 14 of the teams 22 games. Whitley scored 7 9 Points for the season. Letters for work this season were awarded to Captain Ike be Sinore of g. Concho of the single senior on the squad Whitley the single Junior. John Henry Pearce of Suffolk. ., the single Sophomore on the team and the following freshmen Jack Gardner of Portsmouth o. Lincoln Man i. Of Wayne a. Max Zyvith. Of Green Moi a a. Douglas Moss of Richfield Lockie Flythe of Conway w. L. Hobson of Hammer and Bill Mcgee of Germanton. Manager Joe Harrison of Greensboro was also awarded a letter. A resume of the season reveals that the christians finish cd a half game behind High Point tit the North state conference rate scored a total of 1,042 Points or 300 More than last year scored almost 600 against conference teams averaged 4 1.4 Points per game for the season and 42.5 against conference teams. Jack Gadner who won the award As the most valuable Man on the team led the scoring with 201 Points for the year 122 of which were against conference teams Captain fes in ire was Sec end with 176 Points and Pearce was third with is4. Both fes mire and pen Rte scored 89 Points against North state foes. Other scoring was As follows Manzi 93 Whitley. 79 Hobson. 66 Zyvith 65 Flythe 59 and Moss 43. Special to the plate Rome Greenville a 4 March la. A rite adm Mil is team of High Point v. In won it second game in the class r division of tile Southern textile tournament Here this morning in turning hark Dunean a to 244. The North carolinians will dash with the Dixie spinners tonight. Admiral weakens Hialeah cup race in Gayle Talbot Miami. Fla March 3.�?gt for two Days now Hialeah Park the Swanky local horse track seethed with displeasure at owner Samuel i. Riddle s action in withdrawing his great runner. War Admiral from tomorrow a a f50,000 Widener cup tact the mile and a Quarter classic that annually climaxes the Winter season Here. His action undoubtedly was a blow to the Quality of tile race the Admiral and stagehand had looked like they would go to the Post about equal favourites and indications up a it would he a terrific race Between the two famous chargers a regular Broth Ankor. But with the Admiral out interest has Rodeo a right off. And stagehand is an a Odds on favorite to match away from the six horses expected to oppose him War Admiral was withdrawn because he had hem running a slight fever since discovered to have come from a Throat infection. Though the fever had abated Riddle still Felt it would not he fair to let him run so he ordered the Admiral scratched Many fans and a smattering of experts ave convinced it was owner Riddle who was running i a temperature rather than the Admiral. They think owner Riddle got the shakes after watching stagehand 14o the world record for a mile and a Furlong in the Mclennan of mortal stakes la fortnight ago and so chose the his league amps by the Assoc rated pres i Ive captains on t is Avalon while waiting for the Advance guard of regulars to report today some of the Chicago cubs have figured out have five captains on the squad. Second baseman Billy Herman will serve in that capacity this year but on the squad will he Gabby Hartnett and Woody English former captains Gus Mancuso who once led the giants and Dick Bart Eli onetime Captain of the phils. Grif eith wants bees As it strainers Orlando Lark grif fit it president of the Washington senators disclosed today he is trying to bring the Boston lice to Orlando for joint training next Haye sin Day of Bradenton Boston bees who have been going through two stiff workouts a Day sinew Camp opened cheered manager Casey Stengel today we Hen he told them sunday would he a Day of rest. All pitchers to get trial new Krai Neels manager Dor prof Bro of the Philadelphia nationals expects each Pitcher on his Taxy to in Elan entire game Fie fore the team break Camp and to work two full games before the sea i on opens. Yan keen proving Popelar St. Petersburg new York Yankees Are proving such magnets to tourists and Home town Hase bail fans that uniformed police As Well As Park pendants have been detailed to hold the crowds in it Heck during the champions practice sessions. Melton hitting homers hot Spring Lody in the new York giants 1 naming Camp is concerned about the sudden slugging of Pitcher 4 Tiff Melton who has hit five Home runs Here. Manager Rill Terry will Lead his Quad tomorrow to the regular i Encampment at Raton Rouge in. Met her Mick to of Teifer Tampa 14 men out for three available infield positions and first base sewed up i by Frank Mccormick Les scar a Sella has obtained permission from manager Bill Mckechnie to j Transfer to the Cincinnati reds Outfield Squadron. Kloor Deeny cardinals to. Pete sri he i la. _ hooded High in some sections of the South were Minnied Toda it by tardy to. Lanai Cali nals for late refitting. Among the late arrivals were to tinny Mise and Terry Moore. Pitcher Lam unlike Rob wetland Paul Dean and Clyde Houn were expected in ramp today. Schoolboy Row 4 he Fred Lakeland. Fla. Lynwood it Schoolboy Rowe is hopeful of regaining his old form he took in. Long turn in the Pitcher Box yesterday using both curve and 1 Speed and came out cheered i Goor St Chessor for Chapman Sarasota Eta. A route Ruh who runs the Boston red sox a farm at Louisville has assured manager Joe Cronin Boston w ill not miss Hen t Hap Man because a tred Williams will More than fill that Outfield vacancy. Werber Evv not Pevy Lake Charles. La. A a wide open scramble developed today among the Philadelphia athletic for the third base Post Beld last year by Bill Werber a definite holdout. Werber say he May not play this year. Panther vote Mccrary outstand inst opponent lilt Point College labors All opponent team in North state conference the fact that tile High Point College cagers proved Superior to Mccrary twice this season did not hinder them from voting the Rangy eagles As the most outstanding team that they faced All year. In the same poll the panthers also voted to relinquish their bid to the National a. A. It. Tournament and give Mccrary the invitation. At present the eagles Are in Greenville s. �?T., participating in the Southern textile tournament but it is understood that they May accept the invitation to the Denver affair. High Point could not possibly enter the tournament which they automatically received an invitation to by defeating Mccrary monday night because the panthers have already accepted a bid to the National intercollegiate basketball tournament in Kansas City. Another poll was conducted among members of the squad to determine an All opponent team in conference circlet. Appalachian was the Only school to plat e More than one player on this team As Miller and Novotny crack freshman performers of the mountaineers. Were selected. Western Carolina teachers College landed two on the second team. The two first fives Are As follows 1st team name College Gardner Elon Milter appalachian Tucker Lenoir Rhyne Novotny appalachian White sox who shipped Bonura blocked his Sale to the cubs Pritchard Catawba 2nd team position f f c g g Hudson Manzi a u d 1 y Pryor Little appalachian Elon by. T. W. T. Lenoir Rayne sports Roundup by Eddie brie i / first excuse to match Hie and Raleigh March 3.�? to a a a it Nival and avoid the Issue. Washington and Lee s swimmers j eights last night this hardly stems fair As i began defense of their title Here by associated dress be it. After All Here was a today in the ninth annual South Chicago Milt Aron 14s Man passing up a Chance at a a in conference meet. Chicago knocked out Johnny Rar big wad of Cash and ifs scarce the meet which will last i Bara 146\, South Bend ind. My conceivable any Man would i turn his Back on that amount of obie Walker 234 through tomorrow Drew seven 9other teams v. A i., Virginia j Miami. Fla tech William and Mary Duke Atlanta and n. State. North Carolina and j Philadelphia. Clemson. J a a a All the events will be held at a. State except the diving contests which probably will be held Tat the University of North Carolina. In he place of the diving championships was to he decided at a conference late today. Money out of Pride in a horse. Leroy Haynes 193, i the Victory too. Would have car Drew to Imp in v schedules t. I. Bloomington a Bas signed Texas Christian As a football opponent in 1941. The horned frogs will lie the hoosiers first Southwest conference foes since the soothe n methodist game in 1930. Bowl keep in trim a women a keep Jour figures streamlined. B owl a men relax and exercise to keep fit and Erin strength. It o by i Duck and ten pins in Arcade Bowling alleys i i c i la r h a i i. Ii i n la tied the Admiral to within about $60,000 of the lifetime winning record set by Sun Beau now his chances of equating the Mark probably a c gone for Good. Wildcat ride High Evanston. dutch i Eon to g became varsity basketball coach at Northwestern 12 i cars ago the Wildcat have finished out of the first division in the big ten Only once. A a olympic Pitcher Sarasota flu. Bill Sayes. Boston red sox recruit right a j hander from Little Rock pitched i Loc one of tile american teams j which appeared in Berlin during Hie 1 939 olympic games. With Luke Appling signs Pasadena. Calif. A the signing 0f shortstop Lulu Appling Utility infielder Erie Mcnair has shifted interest to the Chicago White sox second base assignment which is at least temporarily open while Jackie Hayes recuperate from a leg operation. Get rid of Chin whisker Clearwater. Fla a Rolf Carn ill has rid himself of the Chin whiskers he wore to the Brooklyn dodgers game Here to advertise san Francisco a exposition. Infield Drill kor Indian new Nso the first batting Ami infield Drill for t level in Indian rookies was scheduled for today. Liniment kor Browns san Antonio. Tex. A liniment was much in demand among the St. Louis Browns today after manager Fred Haney sent All hands through a Long Drill in the sliding pit. Mam Sii a u Start Phoenix. Aril a there s a Chance old Henic Manush May Start in right Field for the Pittsburgh pirates who Are having a Marathon struggle Over terms with Paul Waner. Kansas works in garage Buffalo Rocky Kansas i Wormet lightweight 1 Hampton has la jog in the Buffalo City garage. New York. March 3 it pc Villanova and Oklahoma Quot ill meet at football in 1940 if they Tan get together on a site. Connie Mack a ays All his holdouts eau stay at Home for All he cares. That s right Connie in hat the diff. For the first time in 17 years the yanks ate looking a and we mean really looking for a first Sacker. Chicago wants a look at Jersey s Patrick Edward Comiskey who eats pie a la Mode for breakfast and knocks pm out in the first round. What la burning oily Hemsley up in that Good conduct clause in i new Cleveland contract. Tony Galento has bought another Jerrey bar which the new York Post says also will be used As a training tamp. Mel on. Beginning his 14th season with the giants was 30 on ambers has gone to hot Springs to rest and will he out of circulation for a month. From Here. Cravat looks As Good As any of Mem in the Santa Onita tomorrow. Gunnar Barlund gets in from Finland today to resume his quest for the heavyweight title. Walter b. Elias the baseball statistician who said he a going South to a Call on the Trade Quot is doing same at the Hialeah race track. Some Snappy re porting i being turned in by the baseball scribes Down South. Today some of them fired in the death a year ago of l. T. To Ian favorite ground keeper of the late. Uncle Wilbert Robinson. Youngest entry in the a. B c. Tournament at Cleveland will be Jimmy May a Bowling Genius at nine. Hod Budge will Fly Here sunday to attend a cocktail party to the pres before proceeding to Montreal to end his tour with Ellsworth vines. Mickey Mickey Walker who grossed $1,-250,000 in eight years of fighting. Has nothing to show for it hut a battered map. Rill Terry is making Zeke Bonura stay after school these afternoons i to try to learn How to shift those dogo around first. You won t believe it but Azucar Winner of the 1935 Santa Anita now is n addio horse in j Ino Garcia now going Good As a j middleweight is to he brought East to fight pop Eye Wood next month. Note to the children s society an Akron paper says the indians have optioned Ken Jungles a a two year old to Milwaukee. Jess Haines Cardinal scout i a quoted As saying the tigers threw away $80,000 in a Ash and players for Fred Hutchinson. The Seattle Rookie Pitcher. Max Schmeling says hell have mrs. Max with him when he returns in May. Other sources insist the nazis will not permit both to leave the country at the ame time. By Harri Grayson Nea service sports editor hot Springs ark., March 3 a Henry Bonura is the most talked of playe in baseball at the moment. To remain so lie giants Louisiana Purchase has to do Only half of what the new yorkers expect. Bonura scarcely can miss whacking the sphere for magnificent distance. His remaking by Rill Terry a master first baseman who seeks to get him up on his toes will be watched with interest. The More you study the Case and record the More you wonder Why Washington peddled Zeke Honura and Why the american league permitted his Sale to a National league club. Washington does t need the Hie Man from the South any More than Jack Roper will have us for a mask when he tackles Joe Louis in i of Angeles. April is. Honura says a Louis Comiskey. Owner of the go along White sox blocked his Sale to the cubs. The ignited italian was offered $15,000 a year 1> Detroit. He asserts that Cleveland held up waiver on him for a time. Honura declare that Gabby Hartnett told him during the minor league meeting in new Orleans in december that the cubs had him As Good As purchased. The Bruin wanted Bonura for for More reasons than one. Jimmy Collins having had his fling Hartnett has announced that he intends to give Phil Cavaretta another whirl. A a Immis Kev feared us of an to irk Honura would Settle an unsettled cub first Basing situation. He also would attract the entire italian american population of Chicago to the White sox rival Park on the opposite Side of the City. Bonura w As voted an automobile As the most popular athlete on either Chicago outfit in 1937. His Reward for that was shipment to Washington in Exchange for Job Kuhel it is True that he had been something of a problem child Anil that he had held out hut he pleaded to remain when he realized that Cobiakey meant to get rid of him the Loyola of the South product Helon sed in and to Chicago. Babe Herman never was More at Home in Brooklyn. 1,011 Comiskey had Good reason to keep him out of Chicago for which William Harold Terry is duly thankful. Tits buffing Bonura is Worth a roomful of Johnny Mccarthy and Sambo i Calles. And gives Horace Stoneham outfit which required something of the kind a counter attraction for the great Dimaggio. A just before the minor league meeting started in my old Home town Clark Griffith wrote that i had done All Light in Washington and be disposed explains the banana merchant. National Lea i e handed \ magnetic attraction Bonura go to Detroit for More than he was paid in Washington because he play regularly. With Henry Greenberg about. Del Raker wanted Honura As a punch hotter Ami obviously Money was no object. Rut Bonura gets fat enough without sitting in the dugout and insists that he play that Way. Anyway. So one of the sport s More magnetic attractions. A Home run hitter who annually swats in More than iou runs and makes a habit of leading first basemen in Fielding. Was handed to the opposition. Bonura should he a wow in the Polo grounds provided he can hit Low pitches sure to he fed him by National league deceivers. As Luke Sewell explains. Rill Klein. Dolly Stark babe Pinelli Beans Reardon and the other National a ague men in Blue ice those Low pitchers on the Side of the Pitcher. Rut other hitters have Learned to hit Low and other kinds of pitches and his Zeke Houma has mastered Many trying athletic problems in College and professional Hase bail. He s a competitor from a Way Bai k. It was stupid of the american i Ca Cue to let him go. Eagles Down Drayton s. C., five 47-36 ill Mervi Hillsboro s. Royal lords in next game Granville. S. March it. A Ai a Southern Bleachery of Taylors is. Tile Dixie Ace of Bill ton City trim., Ami tile Mccrary Katies of Asheboro n. C., is. The Winnsboro s. Royal cords that a the Semi finals menu in the lass a boys division of the 10th annual Southern textile basketball tournament Here. Southern Bleachery defending Champion reached the Semi final last night with a 46 to 36 Victory Over the Avondale. Ala., team after Trou Ming Judson of Greenville. S. �?T., 59 to 44. Earlier in the Day in the Quarter nals. The Dixie aces eliminated Dunean s. C., 5$ to 35 the Royal cords topped Kaka. N. C., 59 to 30, and Mccrary eagles downed a stubborn Drayton s. C., team 47 to 36. There Are three survivors to the class a girls division. The defending champions Chatham of Winston Salem. N. Lanett ala., and Drayton will fight it out with Lannett meeting the Winner of the Drayton Chatham Semi final game. Last night Lannett beat Enk 29 to 25, and Chatham turned in a 59 toll Victory Over Whitmire s. Up. Four More dogs in trials today grand Junction Tenn. J March 3. Up a four More Blu blooded Bird dogs All pointers ailed Over the wooded Ames Plantation Here today seeking Premier honors of the hied dog world the National Field trials championship. The three hour morning heat braced two White and liver Bird Hunters or. Rahn owned by George r. Fletman. Union City j hid., and King Genius from the j kennels of c. R. Hawley Charles i ton. A a. J eight More dogs Are yet to run j Iii the classic. The regular heats probably will end monday hut it is thought a second series May be Picard is after third straight St. Petersburg fu., Mardi 3 a smooth stroking Henry g. Picard of Hershey pa., sought his third straight Wanter Golf Victory today in in 18-Hole playoff of the St. Petersburg open with Sammy Snead of White Sulphur Springs w. A. Snead forced the medal playoff match with an identical Nin it under 207 to the Candy kid 54 Hole performance. At stake la the playoff is $700. Picard took top Money at new Orleans and at Thomasville. A. The playoff is the fourth Suc a Sion for the tournament Here. Snead blew a Chance to take the Victory yesterday when he went Over on the 16th anti 17th holes he canned a six foot pint in the Home Green to stay in the i running. The cards for the Hie rounds were Picard 67-69�?71 Snead 70-69 68. Third Money went to Chandler Harper of Portsmouth a. Ordered. Sere a1 dogs which encountered Adverse weather conditions Early in the trials also May he Given another crack at the course. Too years of baseball no. 24�?ty Cobb history of the National game told in sketches by Art Reni co my a my the Georgia peach s base running wrecked clubs. He led the american league in batting 12 years led Ever it body in base stealing and in a dozen other ways while playing right Field for Detroit to threw out three runners at first Bose in one Gama. 24 the ingenious and inventive Cobb stands alone As the fiery Genius of the game. Next the Federal league. To kid a Wead to wrestling last night by associated pre Hartford Conn. Red Don George 229. North Java. A. V., Defeated Jim Casey 216, Ireland. Two of three Falls. Lebanon. Pay rude i Uek. 218, Omaha threw Gino Garibaldi 208, Illinois 2s 17. Hoston. Shadow 220, threw Steve Crusher Caser 228. Ireland one hour s minutes. They laughed at Tycobb when he broke in at Augusta he could not judge Fly balls and knew nothing of sliding Cobb spent months earning Hoy to Field and until blood dripped from his uniform. He was not the fastest runner of his Day and still he was the greatest Bose runner that Ever lived he developed the fad away fallaway and Hook slides. F

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