Kingsport Times Newspaper Archives Dec 30 1953, Page 12

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Kingsport Times (Newspaper) - December 30, 1953, Kingsport, TennesseeNavy stuns no state 85-75 leu bops Fordham Western wins 81-78 Holiday tourney 12 wednesday dec. 30, 1953 Kingsport times action continues Tulane hands Oregon state 2nd loss in Row by Ben Phlegar new York three of the top 10 basketball teams nursed fresh defeats today As tournament Competition jammed the nation s gyms. Two of the losses came in the Dixie classic at Raleigh n. C., there fourth ranking Oregon was beaten for the second straight night and Navy de throned defending Champion Carolina state it Ularie erased a nine Point Jiyah time deficit and whipped Oregon state 74-70 despite a 23 Point performance by 7-foot-3 Wade Halbrook which included 15 free throws. Fast breaking Navy outran ninth ranking n. State 85-75 with John Clune hit Ting for 27 Points. The middies connected on 40.2 per cent of their shots from the Field. Tenth ranking Fordham folded before the Superb performance of Bob Pettit and bowed to Louisiana state 65-49 3n. The sugar bowl tournament Ait new Orleans. Fordham trailed by 14 Points in the first Quarter but closed to within a single Point before Pettit came off the Bench to Clinch the contest in the closing period. He scored 23 Points. Holy Cross the country s no. 12 team rushed past Depaul 79-55 in the other sugar bowl game. Western Kentucky no. 7, ran its winning Streak to 11 games in an 81-78 struggle against Eastern Kentucky and advanced to the finals of the Kentucky invitation at Louisville. Western will meet Louisville 61-56 conqueror of Xavier of Ohio. No. 16, squeezed into the Southwest conference final after a 80-79 overtime Battle against Southern methodist. Wyoming no. 20. Won its first round game against Cincinnati 64-54 in the All College show at Oklahoma City. Another of the big tournaments the Garden Holiday festival in new York took the night off. Among the major colleges the Best scoring performance came from Gene Schwinger of Rice hit for 38 Points against Southern methodist. Here is the major tournament picture at a glance St. Louis de Mickey says Lucky Nobel Fer than 3rd by Oscar Fraley United press sports writer new May come As a Surprise to the average basketball fan but astute de Hickey of St. Louis University rates mighty Kentucky no better than third in the current collegiate basketball scramble. The sentiment throughout the nation among those who Merit the Label of expert has been that Kentucky after a year s a Cage scores High school kist Tennessee fluff cily 65. Bristol 61. Knoxville West 73, Carden 33. Fulton 52. Knox Rule 44. Knoxville South 15. Powell 56. Soddy Daisy 59. Cling Anoopia Central 42. Rhca county 66, Dunlap 30. Ellza Betino 44, Unaka 41. West Tennessee Bradford 39. Dyer 38. So Ltd Hill 64. Bethel Springs 48. Lexington 64. Decaturville 41. Selmer 70, Henderson 44. Whitehaven 60. Rutherford 49. Clov Crdal 48, Patiry City 28. Horn Bank 65. Milan 57. Kenton 65, Rives 54. Adams Lluc 65, Humboldt 63. Medina 60. A prong Hill 48. Trimble 57, Troy 49. Dyer Burk 53, Nashville Ryan 51. Trenton 73. Parming of. Ky., 62. Mar Aphis Treadwell 68. Union City 62. Bollon 73. Jackson 57. Mckinzle 60, Huntingdon 44. Bruceton 40. Atwood 31. Jackson North Side 64. Ripley 56. Sugar bowl tourney new Orleans first round Louisiana state 65. Fordham 49. Holy Cross 7b. Depaul 55. Dixie clinic it it Leith n. A Navy 85, n. Stale 15 Duke 83, Wake Forest 66 Seton Hall 73, North Carolina 63 con Sola Loni. Tulane 74. Oregon state 70 blk Seren tourney Kansas City Kansas 69, Missouri 67 Semi Finali. Oklahoma 80. Nebraska 70 Semi Finali. Iowa state 70. Colorado 63 Congo Iattoni. Kansas state 81, Washington 75 con All collect tourney at Oklahoma ally first round Wyoming 64. Cincinnati 54. Santa Clara 58. Tulsa 43. Kentucky invitation at Lynul Irelle Western Kentucky 81. Eastern Ken Lucky 78 Louisville 61, Xavier Ohio 55 Semi Jln Alj. Houston Siena 60 Vellanora 74, Murray ky., 65 Congo Capluci tourney at Arlington a. First round George Washington 97. Virginia 72. Richmond 63, Virginia tech 33. Gator bowl at Jacksonville Semi finals Georgia 84. Florida 7s. Georgia acc hrs. 101. Georgia Trch 80. Southwest conference tourney Houston Rice 80. Southern ecu Leodist 79, Over time Lipeml Al half. Texas 60, Arkansas 65, overtime i cml Finali. Alabama 68, Texas Christina 58 Consolation t. Baylor 6-t, Texas to . New England tourney at Hanover . Dartmouth 77. Harvard 69 Connecticut 80. Springfield 67 n a special ceremony at Santa inure name Neu Woiten Uene Anita the Shaw inn inv a Chance to dry we will look terrible out Saxton Flanagan fight tonight for contender s spot Minneapolis up Johnny Saxton and Del Flanagan Al most a classic match of the take charge puncher and the wily dancer Battle for a shot at top welterweight contender car a men Basilica tonight before a National television audience. The match starts at 10 p. A. Est. Saxton miffed at being by passed by leading 147-Pounders, sees tonight s 10-Rounder As opening the Gate to a match with Basilica and from there to Champion kid Gavilan. For Flanagan the More experienced of the two it could be the Crossroads fight of his Ca reer. Shoemaker honoured at Santa Anita Arcadia Calif by will Grimsley Melbourne s of Australia s 19 year old wonder boys who has Nis since he was 10, Defeated Ace Tony Trabert 13-11, 6-3, 2-6, in a miserable steady rain to tie the Davis cup Challenge round at 2-All. The condition of the to Oyong court was so bad after the went 62 Ramos and lasted just five minutes Short of three officials decided to postpone the deciding singes test until to Morrow. Now the optimism that was rampant in the United states Camp has subsided somewhat for the americans slumping Star Vic Seixas will go into action against Ken Rosewall Finski of v Llano a East Tennessee state thursday. Jockey r John last season has a Chance to gain Arcaro Gordon Glisson a Ive Mucky Joe Jonn revenge Liere saturday night at Eric Guerin John Longden and memorial building gym on the Jack Westrope will be the Honor Etc Campus. Guard when Shoemake receives coach Raymond Brown s a Bronze plaque commemorating favored eagles invade Johnson ills exploit. City to do Battle with the buccaneers who appear to be a Shade weaker than they were last year when they dealt tech two defeats in three games won the Volunteer state conference son Boston College and Lou Petroka Boston University. Michigan states realize two new problems for tilt Pasadena Calif. Gan state football coach big Gie Munn had a couple of Small worries to pester him today As he prepared for his Rose bowl showdown with Urcla. They were 1. Michigan state won t be Al Lowed to workout thursday on the Rose bowl turf. 2. Munn just realized today that probably most of the third Quarter and assuredly the fourth period lights. Will be played under Enos Slaughter signs St. Louis to. Fielder Enos Slaughter the 37 weather and a mounting ground swell of observers opinions that they should beat Alabama s crippled club by two or three touchdowns in Friday s Cotton bowl get together. Coach Jess Neely s Southwest conference Host team broke in year old warhorse of the St. By sub Freez rain enforced a Emer gency Camp at Abilene and will arrive at a Windy chilling Greet ing at love Field. Louis cardinals today signed for the 1954 season. Many baby doctors the Chest colds acid stomach get tums Quick top Speed Relief for acid indigestion. _ tums tin Tummy Kinc Spoerr camera shop 208 Cherokee phone 3556 championship and then added the District 27 naia title with a 64-62 decision Over the Cooke Ville cagers. Coach Madison Brooks of state is still trying to find a capable replacement for big Herb Weaver Only starter miss ing from last year who is in the army. Weaver was a big Man under the baskets for the buccaneers last season and not Only was a Ood rebounded but a Fine shot As Well. For instance when the bucs Defeated Austin Peay 81-63 to cop the Sac Crown Weaver tossed in 22 Points. Jelly like cleaner knocks baked Greaso off oven surfaces its Liol a Orea Sletner re Torta Decd to free Newn Eai without or a rubbing. In a ribbed on. Al Lowed to stand then wiped clean with water its Oten cleaner to at w b co. Or to and this includes a plastic its to non inflammable and truly into tac Ilar to performance. Coming up december 31st, 1953 another Semi annual dividend from Kingsport Federal it will total for six months this is the largest Sci annual dividend we have Ever paid. It goes to the Thrifty people who have put their Money to work Here at Iii sport Federal. On june 30, 1953 our dividend was making the grand total for the year t our current rate of dividend accounts insured up to would t to a like to be in on this Happy Terni annual event you Cani drop by our office at your convenience and get full information 3% per annul Federal savings and loan association 230 Commerce Street phone 3710 listen every morning monday through Friday . Kingsport Federal Roberts clearance Sale women s Coats suits drastically reduced regular 27.50 89.50 now to 65 sizes for juniors misses women and half use Roberts budget account pay weekly Semi monthly monthly As you get paid. Roberts 133 Broad Street

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