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Kingsport Times (Newspaper) - April 7, 1954, Kingsport, TennesseeWednesday april 7, 1954 two time Winner Sam Snead is out in masters picks by Hugh Fullerton or. Augusta a. Forgotten Man of the masters Golf Guy whose name Harufy has been mentioned in the preliminary just a golfer who has won the tournament twice and whose name is one to be reckoned with in any major event. The name is Samuel Jackson Snead. In what has approached a hysteria of guessing on Ben Hogan s chances of winning his third masters title and his Sec Ond in succession Snead hardly Lias been mentioned. But he has won the Tournai big Crest joins list to be taken out of Derby Field new York up Harry f. Guggenheim announced tuesday that another of his Kentucky Derby eligible. Big Crest had bowed a Tendon in training and. Would be unable to run in the was limiting his appearance to Louisville classic May 1. A couple of minor events Snead like three other of the Cain Hoy stable s crack thoroughbreds who suffered a similar ment twice in the past five years two of the three times Hogan could t make it. He was runner up to Hogan in the National open last summer and he actually has and better Golf than Ben has during the Winter season. Neither has followed the tournament circuit but while Hogan Snead himself gave one con Cise reason Why he has t had too much attention Here. After Fate the Colt probably will have i to be retired from racing and scorns an approx la e a placed in stud. Guggenheim s future Book Derby favorite turn to suffered a bowed Tendon March 24 and tuesday the Cain Hoy owner announced the Colt would be sent to stud. Black Star a three year old bought from the Aga Kahn had a similar Accident during the past Winter at Hialeah. Sooga Cincy game is slated thursday. Knoxville exhibition baseball game today be tween the Chattanooga lookouts of the Southern association and the Cincinnati Redlegs of the National league has been called 03 because rain tuesday left the newly sodded Field unusable. But officials of the Knoxville smokes which have the municipal stadium leased said that a second exhibition contest be tween the lookouts and Redlegs Here thursday still is set tentatively. nod Over toppers Elizabethton took advantage of five bases on balls and two bits to score five runs in the fourth inning and Defeated Johnson City 5-3, in a game called after five innings because of rain on the Ranger Diamond tuesday. The Victory was the hangers against one setback and atoned for three defeats handed them by the Hill toppers last year. So lunar tables by John Alden Knight the schedule of Soltel Olgr periods As printed Bronw. Has been taken from John Alden Knight s tables. Plin your Days so that you will he fishing in Good territory or Hunting in Good cover during these times. If you wish to find that Best sport that each Day has to offer. The major periods Are shown in bold face Type. These begin at the times shown last for an Bour and a half or two hours thereafter. The. Minor periods. In regular Type Art of somewhat Shorter duration. April . . Bale Day minor major Honor major 7 wednesday 8 thursday 9 Friday 10 saturday 11 sunday All times Eastern Standard Lake stages late level saturday. 19.7 feet inv South Houton 67.4 booze 6 6 Henry. 2.3 Cherokee. 42.5. Today s skies Sunset . The Moon rides tonight appearing Between the Star. Elnatha and the planet Jupiter in the Constellation Taurus. It Seta thursday . Tomorrow night the Moon will be seen in gemini and next month Jupiter will Ilso move into gemini. Green Evite Hwy. Of. Area at on i go to pm s greatest outdoor color drama t shows nightly first show at dusk cartoon in practice tuesday he said i be got the yips. I m hitting the Ball As Well As i Ever did but those putts just go Oft the term. A Snead coined Are nothing new to Sammy but other observers say this is one of the worst cases he Ever has had. Still he could shake them off As he has done before. The fact that Hogan is jetting nearly All the attention has helped his rivals in one Way. The pressure of being a favorite has t hit them. As for Snead s chances. One observer put it this Way ill u grantee Snead will be heard from before the week is Over either because hell shoot an 80 or because hell be in the 60s and winning the so far in the preliminaries one tournament Star has stood out among the crop of Young ones Gene Sarazen Calls the amateurs and near Jackie Burke who was run Ner up to Snead in 1952. Fired a round of 67 in yesterday s practice round with Hogan Claude Harmon and Bob Sweeny. He had a 66 a week ago and has been consistently under Par. Apprentice jockey rank Smith Hurt by fall in race Halla Uldale Fla. Ins Frank a. Smith a 20-year-old apprentice jockey irom Brook in broke his left shoulder and right Collarbone tuesday when fell from his mount in the first race at Gulf Stream Park. Smith leading apprentice at he Hallandale track fell from the Saddle As the Field of 12 approached the first turn. Films of the mishap showed that the rider became entangled n the legs of his horse and was struck by the hooves of another Lorse in the jammed pack. Smith second to leading Ockey Kenny Church with 22 victories 19 seconds and 18 third places is expected to be out of action for several months. Utah s general Deer season opens this year on saturday oct. 23. Tatum homed to guide stars against Lions Chicago Tatum. Coach of the Maryland team voted tops in the 1953 associated press football poll tuesday was named to direct the College All stars against the Detroit Lions at Soldier Field the night of aug. 13. Arch Ward sports editor of the Chicago Tribune which sponsors the All Star game said that while Tatum will be in command of the collegians his specific Job will be to prepare the defences against the Lions. One of his All Star assistants Charles Bud Wilkinson of Oklahoma will be in charge of the collegiate offence. Several More assistants from the far West and Midwest will be named later. Wilkinson s Oklahoma sooner Defeated Tatum s Maryland terrapins 7-0 in last new year s Orange bowl game at Miami for Maryland s sole loss of the sea son. Fez Charles picks 1 Lucky catskills As training site new York tradition had a hand Ezzard Charles would have the heavyweight championship in the bag. The former Champ has announced he will train in the Lucky Catskill mountains for his june 17 title bout with Rocky Marciano. Last time Fez trained in the catskills four years ago he decision Ned Joe Louis. Charles will open Camp May 9 at Kutsher s country club Monticello n. Y. Marciano already is in Light training at Grossinger n. Y. Junius Kellogg still in poor condition Little Rock Ark. Basketball Star Junius Kellogg Ted Williams announces hell quit after 54 Philadelphia ins ton slugging outfielder Ted Wil Liams the highest paid player in j baseball will quit the game after j the 1954 season because i m getting near the age when a Ball player begins to go the 35-year-old Williams who has a lifetime batting average of .348, announced his coming retirement in an article appearing suffered a broken Vertebra in the current saturday evening Post. He declared As much As i like the game it s the greatest thing that Ever happened to realize i m getting near the age when a ballplayer begins to go Down Oak Ridge s Bert Niewoit injures Back Oak Ridge Tenn. Niehoff general manager of the Oak Ridge pioneers of the class c Mountain states league suffered a possible fractured Verte Bra in a fall Here tuesday. Niehoff was assisting in mov ing a batting Cage at the Ball Park when a handle broke the Cage dropped on his foot and he fell backward. Extent of his in juries was not determined immediately but it was teared he . Tours Dat Randolph Scott stranger wore a gun technicolor Jaylor Gate City a. Adventure fuming across j Savage Africa two color cartoons the tempestuous Williams revealed that until he was called Back into service for almost two years with the Marine air Force he had planned to quit baseball after the 1953 season. He said his korean hitch set Back my financial that my five years in service in world War ii and the korean War Cost me in salary and outside earnings. Williams whose salary is believed to hover close to said he plans to retire to his fishing tackle business in Miami. Williams took a powerful swing at jeering fans and some sports writers. For a lot of the regulars at a Williams said. I can Only extend my Heartiest con juice of giving me the business every time they come out to see Fenway Park who make a prac Williams explained Why he never acknowledged Spectator applause for a Home run by tip Ping his hat As he crossed Home plate. Why should asked Wil Liams. Does the Pitcher tip his Cap when he strikes me Williams said he does t care what writers think of him and that there Aren t Many of them that i Ter Stop deals 11-5 College Park my. Tom Baden s second Homer in Garagiola called to testify in Case 0 Beer baseball Derby favorite porterhouse is doubtful starter los Angeles Porter House Champion 2-year-old Colt of 1353 and favored to win the Kentucky Derby May 1, May be Able to Start in the Derby his owner said tuesday. Mrs. M. E. Person said the Leet Colt suffered severe Stone bruises on both front feet with in 10 Days and has been limping Adly. He is at Kee Neland track Lexington ky., being conditioned for the Derby. Mrs. Person said her Trainer Charles Winingham has fitted porterhouse with special shoes and daubed the ailing feet with tar and oakum. Last year por Eshouse won five of his eight starts and earned Hattiesburg miss. Chicago cub Catcher Joe Gara Giola will Fly to Washington to Day to testify before a Senate subcommittee investigating a tie up Between Beer and baseball. Garagiola said he is mystified about his summons before the committee. The hearing con Cerns the Bill submitted recently by sen. Edwin c. Johnson r to make the anti Trust Laws applicable to baseball clubs affiliated with the alcoholic beverage Industry. The Bill reportedly is aimed at August a. Gus Busch jr., head of a St. Louis brewery which owns the St. Louis cardinals. Garagiola said i know of no reason Why i was singled injured in an automobile Acci is Many Days featured a seven Dent with four other professional run Lucky seventh As Maryland players last Friday night was reported still in poor condition today in Little Rock. The four other players were not injured seriously when the car in which All five were Riding overturned near Pine Bluff Ark. Kellogg s chances of recovering reportedly Are slim. Air Force boxers meet starts at Knoxville Knoxville air Force bases from six states will be represented tonight when the Southeastern air Force boxing tournament gets under Way Here. Heavyweights Tony Calento and Jersey Joe Walcott Are among fighters who have said they would attend As guest officials. Air bases invited include Sewa re and Mcghee Tyson in Tennessee. Defeated William and Mary 11-5 for its third straight Victory of the baseball Campaign Here tuesday. Today thursday Fox Brooklyn Gorilla crime in to a i go to trader Horn starring Harry Carey Edwina Booth theatre Gate cite Highway wednesday and thursday Aaron Slick from Punkin Crick in color with Dinah Shore and Allan Young news and cartoon Siaris tonight chapter 1 son of Geronimo rooting the Stormy Story of the outlawed whose fabulous fighting set the Hills of Scotland aflame. Made him hero to All 25 Mim rtt muck to com titty to Tooi technicolor i Tang Roy Rogers and trigger Hori. In movie with sons or the pioneers by Ikon Aniio return. Han of action and Bride of an hour apart by tyranny Pecos Bull showing at Rob Roy showing As Walter p1dgeom in calling bulldog Drummond feature no. 2 Mankiller the Luke of the she Devil. Bring Tanan his most menacing sol lesser Knitl Heumach Karl Lamb Cam Oil you i today thurs added fun color cartoon maw a also Novelty times news classified ads get results it rocks Thi screen with a thousand shocks each scorching mile. Each turning kiss. Draws them closer to a mashup Howard Duff Helene Stanley tonight thurs. And Fri. Novelty and latest world news Kettle at Home Martha Hyer Dawn Addams thursday and Friday Short hits Sylvester color cartoon cats away world news Kin sports nest theatre adults children 9c

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