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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - May 1, 1939, High Point, North Carolina Pack might the High Point Enterprise Piedmont Center of Industry High Point North Carolina monday May i 19.t0 moors hop into North state Lead of basement ure it Dimaggio stealing a. L show division Here and there in Case you did t notice it High Point was represented better than any tit Lier town in Tho Carolinas open tournament at Monroe which wound lip saturday night. Bobby Dunkel Berger led the no pay contingent while Jiminy Crichton the Blair Park pro finished in a tie for fifth. Other local Shoemakers who competed in the event were Andy Merrilees Bill Snow and Howard Marsh i of which presages another successful Carolinas open match play tournament a1 Emery Wood country Chil this summer incidentally Pete Webb the Shelby Ace and our defending Champion finished second at Monroe. Note to you Good Thomasville Folk we Are planning to carry Box scores of every North state league game this summer. So read the Enterprise for your North state news. Strangest happening Over the week end was Triangle scoring seven runs in the Lith inning to break a deadlock with Marsh in ten Industrial league opener. At Indianapolis decoration Day tires will be changed in 15 1 seconds. That s a Case of working the wage hour Bill in reverse less time More pay. A the life of Knute Rockne Quot now being produced by Warner Brothers is expected to Cost the film nabobs $1,500,000, which in t half what he was Worth to football. Rocky mount is the Only farm club actually owned by Tom Yawkey the Gold sox chief. The rest of the tie ups Are merely working agreements. Elmer Layden coach of the Irish was recently the father of an eight Pound boy. Ossie Solem denies that Syracuse furnished Southern California with movies of the Duke team in action. He Points to the fact that he was one of the few coaches in the country to pick the devils to win Over the panthers. He says the Story was fabricated to tire the Dukes up toy their game with Syracuse this year lie goes on to say a a this is hardly a tribute to the j Caliper and intelligence of the Blue devils. The Duke team this fall will be so Strong that it will have no need for such out Moded stimulant a. Well Well this Corner said after the i Spring football game with Clemson that Duke would he Back i in the Rose bowl if they wished to accept the invitation. They la be that Good. Just Moville Liny named jim1 while a lot of folks Are kicking because rip Collins was sent Back to the minors of los Angeles is a minor league club the Ripper in t complaining a great Deal. He s getting $10,000 a year which is More than any other coast league Ball player Ever Drew for a season s work. There Are 50 More colleges with baseball on the athletic program this Spring than there were in 1938. By the by the University of Georgia base Baller play under the lights. Fred Johnson St. Louis Browns right hander has pitched 7,000 innings but has yet to complain of a sore Arm. The 42-year-old chunked who broke in with Memphis in 1920, says he uses a solution of camphor and gasoline for rubbing purposes. He Learned the strange remedy from Alvin Crowder now owner and president of the Winston Salem club. It a1 d i Atmo Sph Pitcher kilo Are using pitches i Doodle. Cup play raiment i saying til fighters a americans Quot if one admits tin consists of an enviable of life of a certain Cir pushing through of tin course with courage a a immediately recognizes Shields Vav Linier Allison or a mein in shimmies Are not a part of the average i they use them. American league hurlers i Hall to an advantage by making the nov. On the scam to make the Hall Dipsey giant Czecho Hov Akian Davis nation s represented in tour it a individuals. After t bodice i the French Are s this about the m easel the a Aii identify if play sex hire t Horo Ugi to theatric hied in no v. It. Lindsey s heart breaker drops mails men into l in till Landis by Furman bisher while the defending Thomasville mommies floundered around in the North state league s second division society Johnny Hicks and his Mooresville moors jumped right out in front and at the end of the first and Kimla Rainy week of season play remain the Only undefeated club in the three year old circuit. The moors. Thomasville opponent in that bloody league series last fall numbers Landis Salisbury and the Sausmen among their conquered. The mommies on the other hand Laid claim Only to the 24th straight Victory of Paige Dennis and that Over the Lexington Indian. And the remaining of their two losses to one of the baby league entries. Concord when pay Lindsey lost a heart breaker saturday night 3-2. By do Max ply High Joe Bird s hustling Lexington indians hold to second place with two wins and a defeat. Salisbury playing As a new York giant farm the year Kannapolis the second newcomer and Concord ate b r a c k e Ted in third spot. Next come the Toms and i Andis at Boink Der lost and Blackie Carter and the Cooleemee nine hold Down the cellar with one won and three lost. The a hit of the week was Ted Mueller s terrific drive Over the right Field Wall in Thomasville wednesday night for the Aret Homer in the 19 39 North state season and the Char town s first win Over their bitter rivals Irvington s indians. To make opening night Complete it never rained and the first base line Box was Choc Ful of league celebrities. Including president Manley i Ewellyn. An sex major leaguer himself we Hall. Cookies Delight several agers a Chance to rub their hands in glee and boosted Pennant Hopes for their clubs in j anti Climax Lexington they Point proudly to Clinch the a Iran right handed Pitcher. Ray Ross Amerigo Mussolini i Scagliarini and Gus Juskey both outfielders who can Pepper the Pill in Mooresville it s shortstop Templeton in Cooleemee its outfielder shot Well and in Thomas there is a general Rush when someone yells a Joe a in the new York Yankees dugout. At mention of the name up pop. Left to right Pitcher Joe Beggs. Second baseman Joe Gordon outfielder to Gallagher and Joe Dimaggio. And manager Joe Mccarthy. A Levim eave tin Eastern tour in slate Loop Lead Southern conference track at Chapel Hill saturday double in Over Davidson hike loom Sinen margin Light Diamond week ahead big five standing w l Duke 7 o one won and two North Carolina. 3 2 h a a a Wake Portal a 3 Davidson. 2 n. C. Stat. 0 5 pct i too too ,500 .286 too r or 68 34 32 21 26 33 38 54 13 35 a pm it g file As the s week Charlotte. May All Duke in the i baseball league today 1939 Campaign. The Blue devils who to show their wares in the East de i heated Davidson twice saturday 9-5 and 12-4, to increase their margin to three full games Over North Carolina in the state race j with seven victories no defeats and Only five games to go the combination put together by tossed out the first coach Jack Coombs appears Al-1 in gave their Man Chu tilt netted of the if not naive perception inconsiderate combined of use of humor and Joy of life the in one players like \ invent Richards Francis Wilmer Hines and others As americans in apprehension Aud i a of tile individual Quot and William i. Tilden George m. Lott Francis t Hunter. Lester toe Fen Berkeley Bell Ellsworth vines Howard Kinsey and others share with Many others the love for the Dollar. Quot the californian has a lighter and brighter character than the Eastern logical. Quot Tilden was the great individualist among the High Point gets last Chance for league Diamond honors wednesday i Ville they re proud of Ray Bou i. Icim nation Quot a a Quot a Kun it h0 i had a bit of trouble acclimating himself to the after dark game but show a lot of Promise. This week the Toms meet Cooleemee at Home tonight i Ante at Home thursday night and Salisbury on Finch Field Friday night. It s Stratton Day in Chicago by in i Kiler Chicago. May in in it a Pennant rates were forgotten today for a few hours As the Chicago j most certain to Fly the Pennant j for the third consecutive year. The annual season ending aerie Between Duke and the tar heels j starting May 17, May prove an if the Coomb Smen Bunting before that j time. North Carolina showed Iota of Power saturday in polishing off Virginia a traditional rival 16 to 4, hut earlier in the week had dropped a 3-2 decision to Wake Forest its second loss to the deacons. Other Diamond features 5atur-da> were twin victories by Catawba and High Point Over Elon and Atlantic Christian in North state conference engagements. The indians won is and 10-6 and the pointers 12-3 and 4-3. With most of the learns engaging outside opponents the big Flea program offers Only two contests this week. N. A state still seeking its first Loop Triumph. Will play at Wake Forest thursday. Saturday the Wolf pack will be Host to North Carolina at Raleigh. Today sport program includes baseball Virginia tech at n. C. State Virginia at Davidson Chapel Hill. May indications Arr that the annual Southern conference outdoor track and Field inert which will he held Here on Friday and saturday Lay of and Jio will he the hew Balant cd in the in year old history of the event. Tinier distance and height have been unusually Good in dual met Between conferred institution in the two Carolinas Virginia and Maryland and interesting and colourful con Tea to loom in each of the 15 events included on the Southern Confert Nee program Here next month. Biggest development Iii tray k this Spring is it return at n. C. State As a major Ort after a lapse of eight years. In their fir to contest the tech held Richmond s Strong team to a hd-57 score and gave excellent performance in several event. The hot individual showings were made by Mickey Thompson 22 feet to 1114 inches in the Broad jump Alvin Tyren. 2 02 in the mho Stroup 45 feet 21 inches Iii the shot put Hauff 12 feet in the a Ole vault and Robert 5i.h seconds in the Ito Yard run to Date Carolina and Mary Semi pro Day assured hit George Sis Irr High Goi missioner sax 25, Kio game larded sunday land have been setting the pare in the Middle and Long distance runs i aniline Hest runners include Boyce Jennings ii Bill Hendrix and Carlton White mum Jimmy Davis and Dave Morrison one mile and Tom Crockett two mile. Maryland s standouts in the running events include Alan Aliner 4 40 Jim Rhoe and Charlie Mso Mason t Ronister one mile and Tom Field and Joe Peaslee. \ Best performance have been in the hot put javelin and discuss with Dick a stickler and Paul thu As the luminaries Duke s in the sprints hurdle High jump Cole vault javelin and shot put Clemson Iii the mile Low hurdles and Broad jump Richmond s in the sprint javelin and discuss Wake Forest in the shot put anti discus Davidson in the Sale vault sprint two mile and discus Mouth i aeolian in the snot put Broad jump and discus Washington and Leo in the Loo 2oo, i to. Mum and High jump Irginia s tech in the pole vault Low hurdles. Yankees lose two straight minus Joseph botox Grep into second spot w till w in her a bees go arc reds by Judson Bailey associated pre sports writer it s going out of the Way to find trouble for anyone to predict in the first month of tile baseball season that a player who now is injured and out of the lineup will win a major league s most valuable player award come autumn. Yet Joe Dimaggio cooped up in his new York hotel room today with a leg tightly bandaged ought to be the Choice of baseball writers when they next ballot. The records show that As i mag goes. So so the Yankees. He Tore some Muscles in his right leg in a fall saturday and the world champions Imachi lately lost two games to the Washington senators yesterday by a 3-2 score. In both games left handed pitching triumphed yet with the right handed Dimaggio in the lineup i new York did not lose to a Southpaw any time during the exhibition Campaign when As Many As nine in a Row started against them. Nor in the league games where they faced three por siders. Of jul i Leader right now he is leading the j american league in hitting with a j 4 35 average and has not failed to i hit safely in any game. The defeat of the Yankees yesterday enabled the Boston red sox to climb into a tie for first place by belting the Philadelphia ath Jle Tiea 31. Jim Rugby did t take Jany chances on his seven hit hurling deciding the game and contributed a Home run to hts cause. The Detroit tigers both individually and collectively the maj Jorsz leading sluggers turned i Loose a broadside against Cleve hand to win 14-1. With Tommy i Bridges holding the indians to six hits and fanning eight. Charley Gehringer got his third Homer of panthers meet Guilford today lefty Elmer Cashatt will go to he Mound this afternoon when coach Virgil Yows High Point College panthers go after their third straight conference with Guilford offering the opposition. Saturday the panthers took Ai double win Over the Atlantic Christian nine on the College Diamond behind a couple of two hit masterpieces chunked up by Yow and Fernandez. The game this afternoon gets under Way at 3 30 of clock. She or Acree will pitch for quakers. The. June horse show at Sedgefield gets National approval officials of the Sedgefield Hor show yesterday announced that for the first time in its history the event would be sanctioned by the american horse show elation. Dates Are june 8, to. Asso-9 and a the apr Chirt past tit the nth Ahtl rained ton bet in Noah juju la top. T to with the Hases filled of Quot a White some squeezed St. Louis Browns. 6-5, in r american league game the Cincinnati reds were it at Pittsburgh the bos i won their third straight within a half game of the Thia adds considerable hone and prestige to the lot Al even putting it among the top rank ing shows in the South and eau ing it to he rated even Mer highly than it has been in years. With the Extension of the Tim from two to three Days and the addition of another performance making five in All the Sedge Lel show will be one of the Large in that Section. Nathan m vyers of he Point is president of the shot col. R. W. Baker of Greensboro is vice president Sidney Rallen also of Greensboro i Secretary t. A. Rochelle of High Point is treasurer and j. T. Martin. Greensboro is chairman of lie relations. _ a a International of Agi i Montreal 1-4 Newark 0-9 Buffalo 4-6. Syracuse 2-3 Jersey City 6-1. Toronto 1-0 Rochester at Baltimore strata. American association Milwaukee 6-7, Louisville 5-3 Kansas City 8-2. Indiana pita 7-1. St Paul 5, Toledo 2. Minneapolis 13. Columbus 8 up Sot i Hirn association Ville a Phi Orlean Vittle 5 or 3-2 i t giants. Have i cards do he i i in third Poai cardinals 4-1 i to 6. It was the Triumph for a it Ond pitch a Gene Luoi Loho now h pm Ogham 0-4 Little Rock 8-4. At Tanoose 43. We he sox one an infielder. Game of the Dot i Ladelphia 3-1 it Gene Moore at in of Luke Ham is won three in White sox and cubs met in a Bene Wake Forest at . Duke at Chapel Hill May High v Pitit or my defeat the Winston Salem club i is week or else see their channels for the Western conference Cia a baseball title Lake wings. The Rison get fir shot at the Rey hold team wednesday afternoon in High Point mid Greensboro will meet the twin t july Chih later in the week. Both game Are make up affair f Cion postponed Battles. Thomasville it. He and Belmont Are the three dubs which will fight it out to Estem it lass la Honor. The three learn will meet Iii the playoff this week with the schedule vet incomplete Xii. Airy Leader during the regular season and Thomasville second place Winner Are favored to meet in the finals. Won to Pur 2 1 dam. 2 i dmm. I 2 .3.18. I it ,3 1.1. O 2min coach june Brott will Mart Jack Hussey Here wednesday in an Effort to get Hack in the midst of the Western conference race. Tile twins blasted by Here Ash from the Box for their first win Over the pointers earlier Iii the season. Bain delayed activities in the class a divisions last week. Charlotte however heat Gas Tonia 12-7 for the second consecutive time and earned the right to play the Winner of live circuit composed of Winston Salem Greensboro and High Point. Sta tiding team it Inmon Salent t a harlot in. I Greensboro. I High Point. Gastonia. Flash Zaharias headline three bout wrestling card Greensboro. May i featuring a big double main event program that will furnish plenty i of thrills and Good wrestling. Promoter Jim Crockett has lined up a wrestling card for wednesday night that fight fans cannot afford to miss. A one of the headline features in the big double main event the purple Flash and babe Zaharias a couple of rough and Rowdy battlers will renew their Persona feud and fight it out in a one fall bout with no time limit of the match. As the other major attraction Iii the double main event card. Jack Rader bet tog known As fit game for Monty Stratton dts Ahmed and one time at e Pitcher of the american leagues. Rain and cold weather brought postponement of the game on april 17. When it was originally scheduled to be played. Despite the philanthropic purpose of the game. Manager Gabby Hartnett is using the exhibition As a Chaine to test the question Mark i right Arm of dizzy Dean whose i Mound activity has been limited to Hatting practice tossing since the cubs returned from their Spring training Jaunt. Hartnett a said definitely dizzy was his Choice As the starting Pitcher. How Long he will i work Gabby indicated depended on How his Arm self. Opposing i Dean Maryland High Point at Guilford Western Carolina teachers at Lenoir Rhyne Atlantic Christian at Elon Louisburg at East Llna teachers Elon at Washington and Lee. Tennis Duke at Pennsylvania Catawba at american v. Washington Louisburg at East Carolina teachers. Golf Duke at Georgetown. Going to the Derby Call by room no. 20 St. Louis. May i. A George Sisler High commissioner of Semi pro baseball declared today that Success of National Semi pro baseball Day next sunday on May 7, was assured with an estimated 25.u00 games to i played on Sau lots from coast to coast. A baseball is tile National Pas i time there s no doubt about j that a Sisler now a member of baseball s Hall of Fame declared. A on sunday afternoon More play Era will turn out to observe j Semi pro Day than Ever before Iii Sisler attributed the wide i spread interest to Hirn illicit pc of i the arranged for the afternoon. A rules for team to observe to participate in National Semi pro Usu is match flooded Street to prove new nonskid tire sweeps wet Road dry w in v 9 it a this simple test amazed me the life Saver tread swept the wet Road so dry i could actually Light a match on its track my , ky., Mav i up a a a Retreat a for 75 wealthy and was Edgar Smith Young j prominent sportsmen. Including Day Are few. And easy to follow Southpaw the sox recently Pur a several owners of Kentucky Derby the High commissioner said a it s winners is an innovation to i merely a matter of having a Semi pro club organized and then that hard chased from the Philadelphia athletics. The White sox business office handling details of the game announced $14,000 in Advance ticket sales had been received and predicted a crowd of 25.000 w Ould see the game. The entire proceeds including scorecard parking lot and other incidental receipts will go to Stratton who lost a leg last november in a Hunting Accident near his Texas Home. Stratton won 15 games and lost nine last season the Best record of any Pitcher on the sox staff. The lanky texan now wearing an artificial leg. Is first base coach with the team. Owner Lou com Iskey has assured him he has a Job with the White sox As Long As he wants it. a popular Young fighter from Kansas City will make his second appearance Bere in a bout against Sammy Una her the jewish Battler in a Woof three Falls match with a a Ain Lites time limit. In the nights Semi final bout sol Slagle formerly Manu i by i Churchill Downs this year. Admission to the place called i a room 20.&Quot is by card Only. Several prominent horsemen lolled in the luxurious room today As they and the rest of the racing Colony awaited the arrival of Elchico due from new York today and Johnstown Winner of the Wood memorial at Jamaica saturday. Johnstown. William Woodward a Colt has replaced the William Zeigler or. Horse As favorite for saturdays Derby running. The 7 5 sportsmen who were mailed the admission cards to scheduling a game that will Start promptly at 3 pin. staler continued a teams have no Dif Shulty in becoming a part of the big mass play Sisler said that Many teams i were planning elaborate ceremonies however. A the essential part of semipro Day is to play Hall and to show How popular the Aport Hue become under the direction of the National Semi pro baseball i co Greet. But in Many cities a room 20�?� none Are from Louis governors mayors City officials. Ville either have owned a Ken former major league stars and Lueky Derby Winner or have made other celebrities Are being in some outstanding contribution Tojo item to address the crowd and racing. Eastern league Elmira 9-5. Williamsport 4-6. Albany 3. Binghamton 2. Springfield 2. Hartford 0. Scranton 7. Wilkes Barre 3. Ca Rel re Bolton Ilar co blah Bomi and Charlotte n. C. Iowa Broth la acts Iowa City april of Iowa a three brother count Rosa will take on Herbie. Actin Spring sports. The Teofela Freeman the ruin univ new York i a a Remeau the roly poly new jewish boy. Star on the track team the Moses in Golf and the logins in baseball i throw out the first Ball. Sisler will be the number one j celebrity of Tho Day by throwing i out the first Hall in a game at Wichita kans., that will serve As the signal for launching of j Ai games throughout die United j Stales. Re Lak for a Liu via is Cape Vincent n. May i. I a the Federal fish hatchery Here has shipped 250.000 Lake Trout eggs to Lake Tia Lacota Peru one of the highest Altitude lakes in the world. No wonder Yon get tile quickest n0n-sku stops you be Ever had Hyre at last in a tire that Jummati Jamy we a it wet mad dry a dry that you can Light a match on it track Here in a tire that fume the Quot skid trap Quot tinder your car min a dry Thale. 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