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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 16, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta Tuesday, 16, 1970 THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD 7 UMPIRE SAYS SAFE Umpire Emmetf Ashford said safe as Minnesota Twins' Geprge Mifterwald (15) gets back to third in time jo miss pickoff attempt by Boston Red Sox' George Thomas Thomas took the throw from catcher Tom Satriano. Aldermen Upset With Lake Club Club's Lease Discussed By HERB JOHNSON Herald Staff Writer The qsestion of the lease held by the Henderson Lake Golf Club came up for discus- sion again at Monday's meet- ing of city council. It had arisen most recently at the last regular meeting, at which Alderman Jim Anderson requested that City Mauager Tom Ferguson proceed with all haste on a'review of the lease. At the time, Aid. Anderson made remarks on the opera- tion of the club which were later clarified in a public state- ment. He suggested that green fees were high enough to dis- courage the casual golfer and there was a general feeling on the part of the public that the club was attempting to exclude this type of golfer. Paul Matisz, representing the Henderson club, said he had been distressed over re- ports carried in the news media concerning the club. Aid. Anderson replied that he had "popped off" at the time because he was exasperated over the lack of speed with which the review of the lease was proceeding. He reiterated, however, his view that the club should either lower its green Golf Event This Weekend Lethbridge will have an ama- teur golf champion, this week- end. It was announced today that Hie city amateur championshn will be staged Saturday at the Lethbridge Country Club. Hie 18-hole competition will be played commencing at nine in the morning. Tee times are '.o be booked by the players themselves and must be ar- ranged for between 9 and p.m. Entry fee has been set at and the first 80 entries will be accepted. Saturday's first nine loles will serve as the qualify- ng round. There will be prizes in all flights. WHATS GOT INTO THE HONDA IGO's? This year, two great new tOO-ec Honda molortyclcs aro selling so fost wo honestly have (rouble keeping them in stock! Powered by high-rowing overhead cam single cylinder 4-stroke engines, they actually perform like 125-cc twins, while retaining tho simplicity and easy handling of smaller bikes. CB-100 Super Sports: Telescopic fork and rear swinging arm suspension absorb bumps and give superb comfort and con- trolled handling. Easy highway riding to 72 mph, 51-100 Molosport; Exlra strong double cradle tubulor frame, big ground clearance, bare damper springs, and many other features for rugged off-the-road or highway driving. See and test drive a Honda 100 todayl LETHBRIDGE HONDA CENTRE 1307 3rd AVENUE SOUTH Distributed by: Clarke Simpkins Honda ltd., Vancouver fees or become a completely private operation. Both MiJ. Matisz and Al Ken- wood stated that the club did not discriminate against non- members. "It is not true that the club is financially out of the reach of the casual said Mr. Matisz. He pointed out that while there has been an increase in green fees, it was not out of line with general increases in the cost of living and com- pared favorably with fees at comparable courses. Aid. V a u g h a n Hembrofl agreed with Aid. Anderson thai there is a feeling, judging from telephone calls, that fees are too high and it is difficult to play because of crowded condi- tions and tournament play. Mayor Andy Anderson said he felt the difficulties could be ironed out and that they did not appear to be insurmount- able. Brazil Continues As Favorite Treviiio Confident CHASKA, Minn. (AP) Lee Treviiio says the man who wins the United States Open golf championship here this week will have to climb over his cop- pery he doesn't see anybody on the horizon who can do it. "I think tlus is going to be my the voluble Mexican- American added Monday after spinning around the par-72 Hazeltine National Golf Club in easy par figures. "I have spent a week here getting ready. Not physical, but mental. If I set my mind to it, 1 think I can do almost anything. I've set my mind to winning this one." MEXICO CITY (CF) Two perpetual rivals with the same desire to retire the Jiilcs Himet Cup wilh a third world soccer championship meet Wednesday in one of two semi-final matches. Brazil and Uruguay have both wen the world crown twice and this meeting has a flavor ot vengeance for the Brazilian selection which suffered a disas- trous defeat to Uruguay 20 years ago. In the other semi-final match West Germany, the 1966 run- ner-up to England, plays Euro- pean-champion Italy at huge Aztec Stadium here while Brazil and Uruguay meet at Guadala- jara. The Uruguayan win came in 1950 when Brazil had built a huge stadium for the world championship and hoped to win its first title. Everything fa- vored the host team, not only because it would have a parti- san crowd but because of its performance prior to the world competition. But Uruguay took to the fie against Brazil and in the fin game walked off with a 2-1 vi lory and ruined Brazil's planm celebration. Brazil later won the Ju Rimet Cup in 1958 in Swede and in 1962 in Chile. Urugii resides 1950, had won the fi up games in 1930. Italy als las been the world socce champ twice in 1934 and 1938. BRAZIL FAVORED In unofficial betting, Brazil i 2-to-l shot to win th'is yea West Germany is 3 to 1, Italy to 1 and Uruguay 5 to 1. Brazil has made it to thi ;emi-final round with relativ ?ase. The team came out on to of Group III competition wit' vins over Czechoslovakia, R( mania, defending c h a m p i o ngland and Peru in the quar jr-finals. Uruguay took second place i 3roup III play with a scoreles ie against Italy, a 2-fl victor over Israel and a 1-0 loss t Sweden. The South America) squad made it past the quartet Inals with a 1-0 over-tim riuraph over Kussia. Meanwhile, inquests on Eng and's defeat continued in Bril ish newspapers Monday wit strong criticism of Englan manager Sir All Ramsey. Ther. were suggestions he may quit. "H there is any attempt t curb his complete control o England soccer, I feel sure hi: iride will compel him to said Desmond Hackett in thi London Daily Express. McFaddeii deans Up In Gas Gty Dean McFadden of tile Leth bridge Motorcycle Club _ en joyed a big outing in Medicine Hat Sunday afternoon. Competing against some 40 riders McFadden completely dominated four i n d i V idual classes. In the 250cc class McFadden rode a Bultaco to victory fol- lowed by teamates Brian Pier- son and Ron Olshaski. McFad- den changed bikes and went on to win the 500cc on a Husqua- varna. Second was Olshaski and third was Ed Carpenter o! Lethbridge. Riding a Norton McFadden won the BSOcc class with George Mercer second and Art Pierson third. Mercer and Pierson are members of tire Lethbridge Club. McFadden finished ahead of Carpenter and Olshaski in the open class and then topped off the afternoon by winning S50 as he was the first rider over the hill in the hill climb. Only two categories were won by the host Medicine Hat .earn, lOOcc scramble and the wheelie contest. All told 20 members of the Lethbridge Club made the trip. EXPORT 'K REGULAR AND KINGS Win up to "Frankly I think Ramsey has made errors during this Mexi- can campaign. He lias stub- bornly geared his thinking to the World Cup series of 1960. "He has killed the star sys- tem, almost forbidden any at- tempts at individuality and refused even occasionally to ex- periment with skilled Hacket said. The London Daily Mail said in a headline: "Alt Took No Risk, Lost All." Mai! writer Brian James said: "If England's manager, Sir Alf Ramsey, has made a mistake it i s this: To i gnore wilh conlempt the critics and outsiders who now gather to try to pull him down." Looking ahead to the rest of the t o u r na men t, Geoffrey Green, respected soccer writer of The Times, paid tribute to Brazil. "They are the ones who live off the cuff and give the other person a Green said. "Their attitude scoro four and we will score five. That is how football should ba played. That is entertainment, and that is what all the world and entertain- menl." ANDY CAPP BUMEY, A BLOKE'S GETTIN OLb WHEN 'E'S EXHAUSTED BEFORE 'f3 MONEV I THINK I'LL GETMESELF A8SOUUTELN f A. Baltimore Sees Lead Dwindle Puts Stopper On Dodgers By THE CANADIAN PRESS Jim Nelson, a sore-shouldered rookie right-hander, Monday scattered five hits to pick up a win in his first major league starting assignment as Pitts- burgh Pirates clipped Los Ange- les Dodgers 5-2 in one of two National League games. Nelson, 22, last week struck out Willie Mays and forced Wil- lie McCovey to hit into a double play in his big league debut against San Francisco Giants. He has allowed only one earned run in 13 innings. St. Louis Cardinals edged San Diego Padres 54 and Houston Astros were rained out at Phila- delphia Phillies in the only other scheduled National League action. Five games were played in the American League Monday. Baltimore Orioles fell 9-6 to Mil- waukee Brewers and had their East-Division lead over the idle New York Yankees trimmed to 2V2 games. Minnesota Twins downed Washington Senators 5- 3, Cleveland Indians nipped Cal- ifornia Angels 3-2 in 12 innings, Oakland Athletics outscored De- troit Tigers 12-7 and Kansas City Royals defeated Boston Red Sox 7-6. The Pirates built a 4-0 lead in the first two innings off loser Joe Moeller. Willie Stargell oelted his 14th homer in the sev- enth. Roberto Pena'.s three-run dou-1 (he Orioles' ninth setback in the ble led a six-run explosion in the eighth inning that lifted Mil- waukee from a 6-3 deficit to its victory over Baltimore. It was last 15 games. Merv Retttenmund socked grand-slam homer in the first inning and Chico Salmon a two- Englehorn Wins In Playoff Duel BUTTON, Mass. (AP) Shir- ley Englehorn gained a measure of revenge by winning the La- dies PGA championship by four strokes Monday in an 18 hole playoff with Kathy Whitworth. Miss Englehorn, who forced the playoff with a birdie on the final green of the 72-hole tour- nament Sunday, fired a steady one-over-par 74 in the pressure- packed duel with the LPGA top money winner at Pleasant Val- ley Country Club. Edged by one stroke by Miss Whitworth in the LPGA cham- pionship on the same course in 1967, the 29-year-old Idaho na- tive got even in picking up 500 and tying Mickey Wright's record of four straight tour vic- tories. Miss Englehorn faltered just once on the course, along a one over par five on the 397-yard second hole where she missed an eight-foot down- hill putt. However, Miss Whit- worth ran into trouble on the same hole after hitting a tree and also was one over. The two veterans matched par for the next six holes, but Shirley went ahead to stay on the Kathy missed a putt from about feet and look a one-over-par five. Miss Whitw o r t h, beaten for the title by Canada's Sandra Post Elliott in an IB-hole playoff at Pleasant Valley two years ago, had her chances wrecked on the 330-yard par four 12th hole. Kaihy put Tier tee shot Into woods on the left. Her second shot then hit a tree, bounced back over her shoulder and roll- ed into a road out of bounds. ran shot in the sixth for the Ori- oles. Harmon Killebrew brought the Twins from behind with a three-run homer in the seventh inning, his 16th, and they opened a 41-2-game lead over the Angels in the West Division. Frank Howard homered for ths Senators, his 19th of the year. Jack Heidemann, who doubled and scored in the first inning, singled home the winning run in the 12th following a pair of two- out walks for the Indians. Heidemann had a double and three singles, giving him 10 hits in 10 at-bals since being in- serted in the leadoff spot Satur- day. Cancer Claims Brian Piccolo NEW YORK CAP) Brian Piccolo, 2fi, halfback with Chi- cago Bears of the National Football League, died today in Siospital. Death was attributed :o cancer. Piccolo missed the last five games of 1969 because of sur- gery for removal of a tumorous growth in the chest. He re-en- ured the hospital June 4 for 'urther treatment. Before joining the Bears he was the top ground gainer and rarer in 1964 in the United States while at Wake Forest. ROYAL RESERVE BY for outstanding flavour and distinguished service. ;