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Kingsport Times (Newspaper) - September 24, 1952, Kingsport, TennesseeM w title by Knock by Jack hand Philadelphia Rocky Marciano knocked out old Jersey Joe Walcott with a spectacular right hand shot to the jaw in 43 seconds of the 13th round tuesday night to win the heavyweight championship in a bloody Brawl. The unbeaten Brockton mass., Oil the deck from the first Knockdown of his 43-bout career in the first round to touch off a wild ringside scene. Marciano supporters vaulted into the ring in a frantic demonstration for the first fighter Ever to win the heavy weight title with a perfect record. Just when it seemed that the title dreams of the 28 year old kid from the shoe Mills was due to disappear be fore the boxing skill and sturdy heart of the 38-year old Champion he let Loose his right hand bomb that changed night to Day. Bleeding from a Cut Between the eyes and a Gash atop his head Marciano threw every thing he had in one desperation right that crowned a new King to follow in the line of John l. Sullivan Jack Demp sey and Joe Louis. The Rock s blockbuster right crumpled Walcott with stun Ning suddenness. Down went the old Pappy Guy from Cam Den n. A. Sinking slowly to the deck Down with one knee twisted under him falling with head Down. In the same ring where Jack Dempsey lost his title to Gene Tunney just 28 years ago an other hungry Young fighter hit the Jackpot with one terrific punch. It seemed Walcott could t miss his Swarthy Short armed target with the jarring Felt Hook that won the Champion ship from Ezzard Charles in july of 1951. The Hook almost ended mat ters in the very first round of this most exciting heavyweight title Battle since the younger Days of Louis. When Walcott s left thudded on the Rock s Chin in the first he went Down for a four count the first time he Ever had been knocked off his feet. The huge crowd estimated at Over Rose expecting a Quick ending. But it sat Back when Marciano came swinging Only to run into an other Hook that wobbled him at the Bell. Any doubt about Marciano s ability to take it was removed by this exhibition. Old Jersey Rocky mar Cimon new Champion Jersey Joe Walcott knockout victim Joe often trading punches freely with his challenger gave his All in a dramatic bid to save the Crown. When he resorted to boxing in the eighth ninth and tenth he made Marciano look like a Novice who winged wild punches that Cut Only the Cool. Municipal stadium air. Two stinging left Hooka by Marciano Shook Walcott in the sixth when both suffered bad cuts. Blood streamed from Jersey Joe s slashed left Eye and there was a smear Down Marcia to i forehead from the Gash atop his head. When Walcott s Corner applied a thick layer of Medica Tion on the Cut Between rounds Marcia Tao blinked his Eye and his manager Al Well complained to the referee. The streaming blood seemed to bother Marciano for several rounds As he continually blinked and tried to wipe it off with his Glove. First word from the Walcott dressing room was that the father of six was retiring from the ring that this was. His last fight in a 23-year career Dat ing Back to 1930. All three officials had Wal Cott out front on their score cards at the end of the 12th round. So did the associated press card. Referee Charlie Daggert had it 7-4-1, judge Pete Tomasco 1-5 and judge Zack who refereed Walcott s successful defense against Charles in june saw it 8-4, All in favor of Walcott. The a card was 7-4-1. With no Home television or radio and Only a 50-theater to network a booming crowd turned out. Walcott s retirement w a unexpected As there was great fuss last week about the rematch contract. Said Felix Bocchicchio his manager. We want no when the heartbroken Wal Cott was questioned in dressing room he said Felix brought me Thea far. Ii he says i m through i m when Marciano finally was Able to make his Way to his dressing room under big Concrete stadium he said Walcott is a hell of a fighter. I caught him with a right against the ropes then with a left Hook As he started Down. Brooklyn gets Chance at series wins Flag subway series possible yanks move away from Cleveland by Ralph Roden a sports writer the Prospect of new York s 10th subway world series since 1921 is extremely Bright today with the Brooklyn dodgers already1 in and the new York Yankees pounding on the door. J Brooklyn provided the Long suffering fans of Flatbush their first restful sleep in three years last night As they clinched the 1952 National league Pennant their ninth since 1890. The Brooks nailed it John Rutherford pitched dres a sen s dandies to a 5-4 Victory Over Philadelphia in the first game of a twi night doubleheader. The phils won the anti climactic game 1-0, in 12 innings. Rutherford s seven hit Triumph gave Brooklyn 95 victories and made it impossible for the Sec Ond place new York giants to pull another Miracle. The giants have victories and Only six games remaining. The yanks meanwhile moved games ahead of Cleveland in the waning american league struggle without flexing their Muscles. While the bombers loaf de in Boston the indians were abused 10-1. By the Chicago White sox. Trie yanks game writer praises Joe for fight he gave Winner 10 wednesday sept. 24. 1952 Kingsport times i i i la Bill canny will face Virginia Vanderbilt feature event. Lee Fields and panthers hold Long workout will face Unaka thursday night Church Hill spa the Church Hill panthers were put through another Long practice session Here tuesday afternoon in preparation for the thursday night game with Unaka. Coaches s. L. Taylor and with the red sox was rained out. Archie Dykes w o r k e d their Jpe Dobson a member of thei charges on defense against the single Wing system that Unaka called Bast bout in 21 years Rock behind on Points by Gayle Talbot Philadelphia Penn. The spider in match resume game series Al the spider Galento fast becoming one of the biggest drawing cards in wrestling de fends his newly won Southern Junior heavyweight title at the civic auditorium tonight when he meets wild Bill canny in the in Chattanooga recently. Canny Galento s opposition tonight equally As rough As the famous spider and should make things interesting for the Champ. Wild Bill resides in Kingsport and will be making Makki meet in a 60-minute preliminary slated to begin at 8 . Galento born in new York gained his Early wrestling Fame in the Bronx and gained National attention after moving to san Francisco. He was a member of the famed olympic club of that City which spawned among other sports notables the great heavyweight boxing Champion gentleman Jim Corbett. Galento was a member his third wrestling appearance of the season Here. 0 this match will be Best two out of three Falls 90-minute time limit. The preliminary which would rate the featured Slot on any Lenge saturday. By Barney Ballard Nashville battered football commodores turned to freshman and Sophomore replacements tuesday in their search for More Speed and Power to match Virginia s Chal other Cordea Soueid also propel it Fossan quarterback Bill Krietemeyer incidentally who gave Commodore fans their chief Solace in last week s 19-7 thump this was one that will go Down i in the history of great heavy weight fights. There has t been greater one in the past 21 years to our certain knowledge. Going into the 13th round last night at Philadelphia stadium we did t think Rocky Marciano had an earthly Chance of win Ning the title. Then the Rock shot his right and it landed flush on Walcott s of the olympic club s wrestling this system of fighting. We a Mem plenty of action. Fields who employs Speed and scientific wrestling for most of his wins is out to even scores with hag Makki for the beating he suffered last week. Quiggi. A hawaiian wrestler of japanese descent is a master of judo and builds his entire attack around teams we will play faster even than Georgia the Evansville ind., youngster starting his first College game turned in a remarkable Job of passing directing the team and Art Guepe hoped for dry weather to prepare his Cavaliers for their Over in Charlottesville coach Uline Chavez meets to be on to Washington labels Chavez of Hollywood aiming to get Back into featherweight con Tention puts his boxing skill against hard hitting Charlie Riley of St. Louis tonight in a nationally televised 10 round running with the Ball on the few occasions he decided to run. The commodores approach the ened he is ing. Non conference tilt with Virginia be in battered be Pur at Palace news stand. Left tackle Roy Keathley suffered a ruptured kidney in the Georgia fracas and physicians say he will be Idle several weeks. Returned from Japan to become a professional Matman. That was the turning Point in his career. Instead of acting like the fair haired clean Cut Wres season s opener to be played on the Home Gridiron. Mel Roach Virginia s Stellar Sophomore quarterback suffered a shoulder injury in practice last Zimm first Chance to recoup some of the prestige he lost in his recent defeat at the hands of Tommy Collins of Boston. Riley has a record of 57 Vic Tobias in 80 starts. Week but was expected to ready saturday. Be in England the automobile 1 choke is called the indians Many Moons ago choked off his former associates on six hits while the White sox flayed Mike firemen for Garcia and three 14 assorted blows. Employs. A 30-minute scrim Mage and running of Dummy plays capped the session. In Jetti leu Liuasi. Via talc Jalall dial leu the first punch of tier he had always been As and Amateur Galento began to emulate some of the bullying1 japanese madmen he had seen and met in action in the Orient. He added a Black Mustache and adopted his famous spider tech standings the round. Jersey Joe an admirable old fighter in his final defense went Down As though he had been pole axed. A left Hook caught him As he fell but it meant nothing. He was insensible As his head struck the floor. Nique for which he is named and famous. Galento once bought Nick class York Cleveland Chicago Philadelphia Boston Washington St. Louis or Trout american league Tommy Dykes second string son As quarterback but was Iacre ranch in Nevada with his the a s nipped the senators Quarter Afek suffered a broken 4-3, with old Bobo Newson gain ing credit for the Victory. Bobby Shantz was struck by one of Walt Masterson s pitches in the ankle in the scrimmage and will be lost for the remainder of the season. He is a brother of coach Dykes. Second inning and suffered a Norman Tunnell a linebacker by West and Bobby Chapell at guard looked to the defensive h the workouts while sad of but rely looked smooth on Field for fun huh from behind to beat the showed at ebbets Field for the kill. The jubilant dodgers hoisted manager Charley Dressen on their shoulders during a gala Celebration in the clubhouse. The Happy dodger skipper said he May Start Rookie Relief Ace Joe Black in the first world offence. Creasy opened the sea switched to halfback and full Back after the Sullivan game. He will run from a halfback Slot thursday night. Freshman Les Ter Ball will Bandit the Quarter backing chores. Coach Taylor said yesterday that the team would work on punting and kickoffs today with a Little Dummy scrimmage thrown in for Good measure pet. .6oa .519 .527 .517 49 101 .327 42 wrestling winnings and began raising beef cattle. He was Well on the Way to becoming a beef Baron when the Bottom dropped out of the Price of meat that was some time ago and his Reserve of Cash was depleted and he was wiped out. Al returned to the ring and struck pay dirt when he Defeated Herb Welch for the title yesterday results Chicago id. C Eveland 1 Philadelphia 4. Washington 3 St. Louis 3, Detroit 1 York at Boston Ppd. Rain games probable pm theri new York at Boston i2i-Raschl h6-6 and Sain 19-61 or Kuzava 18-81 is. Kinder 5-51 and Parnell 12-111. Cha to at Cleveland Rellow 4-3 is. Lemoa St. Louis at Detroit Cain is. Newhouser Only games scheduled Paul Billings another tackle suffered a severe injury to his Elbow guard Andy Novak suf i feed two broken Teeth and a number of minor injuries were scattered out among other Mem a Bers of the squad. But coach Bill go i Edwards was More concerned finding additional Speed land Power. It is i we need men who can i i Edwards said. We re just trying to break inti few who can improve our he called Virginia one of the compare Winkler Oil floor furnaces with any other Furnace on the Market before sob Obj. Our customers reporting their fuel Billi run from to Winkler Oil floor Furnace 4. Autumn to control 5. Oil tank installed Complete Only per month Complete with 1. Circular that fid 2. Forced draft fan 3. Safety switch t of lob no Down months to pa5 Southern Sheet Metal works 334 e. Suluvan St. At five potato phone clubs Brooklyn new York St. Louis Philadelphia cd Cago Cincinnati Pittsburgh National league 85 55 .633 Dunkel picks a. Tech Tennessee Virginia to win by Dick Dunkel everybody gets into the col series game and added Well i lege football act this week and give who them it a Battle no matter the opening games of Michigan in other games the St. Louis Browns Defeated Detroit 3-1, be Hind Bobby Cain and the St. Louis cardinals nipped Cincin Nati. 4-3, in 10 innings. A Dou state Illinois Wisconsin okla homa notre Dame and Pennsyl Vania will come in for special attention. Voted most Likely to succeed in 1952, Michigan state carries Over ble header Between the giants a formidable 110.3 Power Index state Wisconsin 101.9 has rated it self 22 Points higher than its opening opponent Marquette Oklahoma Kingpin of the rapidly rising big seven conference will rate about a 18 Point Edge Over Colorado notre Dame and Pennsylva Nia both expected to be among and Boston braves was rained from last year on the strongest in their own Sec j out. Pittsburgh and Chicago were. The spartans will meet thei an Idle client rival Michigan whose last rating was a comparatively puny Mobile bears take Memphis for loss Memphis Mobile bears who made it Tough for Southern association Pennant contenders All season Long Fig ured today 0.1 mopping the Memphis Chicks in Short order in the final Loop playoffs. The bears took a 2-1 Edge in the four out of seven game be i Ries last night As Wade Brown ing blanked Luke Appling s troublesome Chicks 3-0 on seven hit s. The Chicks who had breezed through their series with the Flag winning Chattanooga look outs could do nothing with the Crafty Lethander who got All the help needed from Bill an Tonello s bases empty Home run in the fourth inning. The Chicks threatened in the eighth As they loaded the bases but Browning settled Down and got Al Kozar on a Fly Ball to put out the fire. Outfielder Bob Borkowski of the Cincinnati reds is nicknamed he got the name As a youngster because he had Long hair. 89.2. By subtraction these figures. Show the spartans to have been j about 21 Points stronger per game against comparable oppo 60 63 7fi 83 85 110 go -.595 i i .577 3 i .560 11 20vi .443 28vi .426 31 .273 n Philadelphia 4-1 2nd Giro Over Bowling Green. In the 1 Over sum Alabama 7 Over leu geor Gia 7 Over Tulane Georgia tech 17 Over Florida Maryland Over Auburn Mississippi 23 Over Kentucky Rice and Texas tech even Texas 27 Over North Caro Lina Villanova 11 Over Clemson Brooklyn 12 innings i St. Louis 4. Cincinnati 3 Boston at new York i Ppd., rain Only games today Fitch Era Boston at new York 21-Johnson 6-21 and Burdette 6-101 is. Koslo and ii agile 111-d Philadelphia at Brooklyn Roberts 128-71 for a Spe someone is. Labone 8-3 1 Cincinnati St. Mezs in 10-1 of Ansberger il5-13 or Louis night Haf i Church games scheduled i sports Mirror tons will meet in Philadelphia. The Irish Power Index of 93.0 is about 5 higher than Penn s old 87.7, but with the quakers at Home in Franklin Field anything can happen. Other top attractions of the week with latest available rat Virginia 12 Over Vanderbilt ten Nessee 28 Over miss. State. In the far califor Nia 19 Over Northwestern Cali fornia 7 Over Missouri Nebraska 12 Over Oregon Stanford 17 Iead to 2y2 games. Pawing the air in practice and May make a close contest of it. Is Ilion. However the difference Are. 1 has been snorting and in the 5 Over Boston u., Cornell 9 Over col Gate holy Cross 9 Over Dart Mouth Navy 15 Over Yale Pitts Burgh 7 Over Iowa Princeton 20 Over Purdue 20 Over Penn. State South Carolina 12 Over army. In the 27 saturday s Illinois and launching Wisconsin of the campaigns will be by Way of Prepa ration their own head on i. Meeting in Madison a week la Ter. The Zillini carry Over a Rose bowl championship rating of 111.2, which makes them about 30 Points Superior on the record to this week s foe Iowa by the associated press today a year new York giants edged the bos ton braves 4-3, to Cut the Brook Lyn dodgers National league Over Wash. State Urcla 4 Over thu Washington 6 Over Minnesota. The Power Index results from a correlation of two factors 1 average scoring margin and 21 average rating of opposition. It reflects past performances Only and has not been adjusted for five years Larry Macphail said he planned to drop Active direction of the new York Yankees after the 1950 season. Ten years Louis cardinals Cannati 6-0. And clinched at least a tie for the National league St. Trounced Cin Home team advantage or other Pennant. Factors used in the making of Odda on coming games. Hence it can t be used As such. Twenty years j Clara upset California 12-0, at Berkeley Calif. Indiana even Tulsa 24 Over har j Din Simmons Miami of Ohio 15 save 15% to 20% on insurance in All forms Dougherty roller 101 Broad strut phone 1600 a new sickness and Accident plan by the Prudential Liberal regular payments to take the place of income lost from disabling sickness and occident. Cash for surgery Hospital Bills lob fees a Ray end other special Hospital services under family or individual plans. 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