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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 12, 1974, Lethbridge, Alberta Saturday, Oetobtr 12, 1974 THE LETHBRIDOE HERALD Simmons blanks Flames in his initial NHL start THE CANADIAN PRESS It may not last long but, for a few hours at least, Califor- nia Golden Seals lead the National Hockey League's fourth division. Dallas Cowboys must start to win THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The National Football League season still has a long way to go but it is getting late for Dallas Cowboys. The Cowboys, defending Na- tional Conference East titlists, have dropped three straight games, their longest losing streak since 1965, and are tied for last place with New York Giants with a 1-3 record. Dallas is at St. Louis Sunday against the Cardinals, longtime also-rans who are off to their best start since 1966 with a 4-0 record. The Cards are first in the division, three games ahead of the Cowboys. In other Sunday games, Buf- falo is at Baltimore, Cincin- nati at Cleveland, New England at New York Jets, Pittsburgh at Kansas City, Oakland at San Diego, Houston at Minnesota, Miami at Washington, New Orleans at Denver, Chicago at At- lanta, New York Giants at Philadelphia, and Los Angeles Rams meet Green Bay Packers at Milwaukee. San. Francisco '49ers visit Detroit Lions Monday night. St. Louis leads the NFC in points scored and fewest points allowed. The Cardinals have scored 11 "touchdowns this season and seven of them have been on plays covering 56 yards or longer. Quarterback Jim Hart's long throws to wide receiver Mel Gray and the running of Terry Metcalf have been the main weapons in the St. Louis arsenal. On the bright side for Dallas, running'back Calvin Hill is expected to be at full strength following a series of injuries and the Cowboys have beaten St. Louis six straight times. Buffalo Bills, with their lethal Joe Ferguson-to-Ahmad Rashad pass-catch battery, Baltimore Colts who are being shuffled around as new coach Joe Thomas looks for a winning formula. New England Patriots, off to their best start since 1964 at 4-0, lead the league in points scored. The Jets will be mak- ing their first home appearance of the season. Kansas City Chiefs again will go with quarterback Mike Livingston in place of Len Dawson against Pittsburgh Steelers. Quarterback Ken Stabler leads Oakland Raiders against San Diego Chargers whose rookie runner Don Woods will be after his third straight 100- yard game. Houston' is the only NFL club which has never won an inter-conference game and they figure to maintain that record against Minnesota Vikings, 4-0, who have won 13 straight at home. Aging Sonny Jurgensen re- places Bill Kilmer at quarter- back for Washington in hopes of improving the offence against Miami. Los Angeles will be trying for its sixth straight triumph over Green Bay. The Packers 'have given up more points than any other NFC team. Philadelphia hasn't won four straight since 1966 but can do it Sunday by beating the Giants who will go with lefty Jim Del Gaizo at quarterback in place of Norm Snead. California, the unanimqus choice to again finish last, shut out Atlanta Flames 3-0 Friday night. The Seals open- ed the season Wednesday with a tie against St. Louis Blues. The showing gave the Seals the division lead with three points, one ahead of Toronto Maple Leafs and Buffalo Sabres and three up on the winless Boston Bruins. But the Seals are idle today while New York Rangers are at Toronto, Kansas City Scouts at New York Islanders, Buffalo at Philadelphia Flyers, Los Angeles Kings at Montreal Canadiens, Washington Capitals at Minnesota North Stars, Detroit Red Wings at Pitt- sburgh and St. Louis at Van- couver. California is at Detroit Sun- day, Kansas City at Phila- delphia, Atlanta at Chicago, Los Angeles at Buffalo and Toronto at Boston. Gary Simmons, 30, a NHL rookie making his first start in goal for the Seals, handled 24 shots for the shutout The Letbbridge native who played for Phoenix of the Western Hockey League last season had to stop only three shots in the first period. It was a goalie's battle until the middle of the third period when Ron Huston beat Atlanta netminder Phil Myre. John Stewart, acquired from Atlanta in the off- season, scored the second goal at and Stan Weir, who scored twice in California's open Wednesday, got his third goal of the season with just six seconds left. CALIFORNIA 3 ATLANTA 0 First Period: No scoring. Penalties Biatowas A 3.29, Bennett A 10-10 Second Period: No scoring. Penalties Johnston Cal 9-15, Comeau A TMfd Period: 1 California, Huston 1 (MacAneeley, Johnston) 2. California, J Stewart 1 (Mott, King) 19-08; 3 California, Weir 3 (John- ston) 1914. Penalties Hextall A, Frig Cal 13-47, Lysiak A minor, major, Christie Cal double minor 19 20. Shots on goal by: Atlanta 3 9 California 9 7 Attendance Games schedule OCTOBER 15th through 18th: COMMITTEE DATE TIME Management Oct 15 7-00 a m. Registration Oct. 15 Noon Services Oct. 15 Noon Transportation Oct. 16 Noon Liaison Ceremonies Oct 16 4 30 p.m. Accommodation Oct. 16 5.00 p m Security Oct -16 5 00 p.m. Sports Oct 16' 7-30 pm Sports Oct. 17 Noon Protocol Oct 17 7-30 p m P R Media Oct 17 7.00 p.m. PLACE Games Office Chinook Club Games Office Games Office Games Office f Games Office Games Office Games Office Games Office Games Office Palliser Distilleries Henderson Lake Golf Club STAMPEDE WRESTLING EXHIBITION PAVILION MONDAY. OCT. P.M. Big John Qulnn vs Tor Kamata Hunt and Martel vt Kelly Twins Lea Thornton Krusher Kowalski Sullivan Savage Vaziri va Yagl Hito va Ramirez Tuirfuli va Ivey Watch Stampede Wrestling on CJOC-TV! Taber, 'Pass at home on weekend Taber Golden Suns and The Pass Red Devils will both be at home over the weekend, for Alberta Junior Hockey League games. The Suns will host Spruce Grove tonight while Sunday the Red Deer Rustlers will be in action at the Taber Community Centre. The Pass take on Red Deer tonight and then meet the Spruce Grove team in Sunday's en- counter. GULFS V Ignition system- analysis. WHITER TUNE-UP JL Adjust carburetor. 11 2 Lubricate heat riser valve. 3 Supply and install new points and condenser. Supply and install O new spark plugs. (Resistor plugs extra) 5 Adjust dwell angle and timing. With the Gulfs Winter Tune-Up Package afl parts and labour are included in the price and it's all covered under the Gulf dealer guarantee of 90 days or 4000 7 Inspect air deaner element Examine positive crankcase ventilation valve. 9 Inspect all belts and hoses. Test and service battery. Check and record compression. n Examine rotor, distributor cap and high tension wires. Test and record freezing point of radiator coolant. M Final ignition system analysis. miles, whichever comes first Don't be left out in the cold, phone or come in and make an appointment today, wherever you see the Winter Tune-Up Sign. MPointTune-Up 4-CYL 6-CYL 8-OL. INOUDhW PARTS ANDLABOUft less. For most passenger cars. Offer expires Nov. 16, 1974. SUPERIOR GULF SERVICE HBOn.iIfciiiBap in pnaftJIMM) ItanKMIII Jnj Mam Ml HfMl 1MB, (vJMUiVv) nHlJc74HV Race results CALQAHV (CP) Stampede ParK race results Friday: FIRST claiming. 3 year olds. 6 furlongs Honorullah (Olllve) 4 10 340 2 90. Whisper (Rycroft) 30 10 1200, Alkie (Coombs) 3.10 Time: 1-16 Countess Aurellus, Derwenl, Norfh Miss. Adorale Audene, Regal Lad. Win Garuda. Her Courages also ran SECOND to 3 year olds 6 furlongs Shot 0 Scotch (Gold) 7.80 560 490, Acrobat Boy (Rycroft) 1890 7 50, Katy Malone (Niblett) 6.70 Time 1-16 Valid Command. Blessed Return Unconventlonable. Run With Love. Arctic Love, Last Entry also ran DAILY DOUBLE 28.20 Non-handicapped Wally Bitschura of Woodstock, Out. doesn't let the fact that he lacks full growth in his arms effect his playing high school football. Shown practicing his kicking with place kicker Shawn DeWane, Bitschura is one of the best kickers in the school's 10 year history. Florida Blazers of WFL pay, no THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Florida Blazers, unhappy about missing salary cheques for.a month, are talking about issuing a "No pay, No play" ultimatum to the World Foot- ball League. Quarterback Bob Davis, Florida's player represen- tative, said the in- formal deadline for the finan- cially troubled WFL to deliver the cheques. "If we don't get paid Satur- day, I'll have a team meeting and my vote will be not to play the next said Davis. The Blazers, leading the WFL Eastern Division with a 11-4 record, are scheduled to play Wednesday at Memphis. The WFL, which already has given each Blazer said enough money had been sent to Orlando, Fla., to provide each player with half of his back pay. But the money did not arrive Friday as planned. The league, which has taken over the Blazers from manag- ing general partner Rommie Loudd, also is having financial problems with Jacksonville Sharks and Detroit Wheels. WFL commissioner Gary says the two teams are not ordered that Jacksonville and Detroit be removed from the NOW OPEN Bqs'MlGinY SKATE EXCHANGE Sharpened Shined New Laces Sanitized COM Adjustable HOCKEY HELMETS CAHAandCSA Approved Fits all sizes Price Our Price 13 BIG'S Cycle LW. Ave. S. Phone 327-3221 league's 1974 schedule. They each bad five games remaining. Miami builder Maston O'Neal Jr. said Friday be was ready to take over the Sharks as soon as WFL officials arrived to close the deal. Sharks' players have begun looking for jobs to tide them over until the franchise situ- ation can be resolved. Unlike Detroit, which has no well-known players, Jackson- ville had signed several well- known National Football League players to future con- tracts. And their status also has become indefinite. "It was my understanding that if the club folded, we'd be paid anyway." said tight end Chip Glass, uncertain about Durbano not done with fines MONTREAL (CP) Def enceman Steve Durbano of Pittsburgh Penguins, already under a two-game suspension from Clarence Campbell, received more bad news from the National Hockey League president Friday. Durbano was fined an addi- tional 1200 to the automatic amount that goes with the game misconduct penalty he picked up during an exhibition game against Cleveland Crusaders of the World Hockey Association at Pitt- sburgh on Oct. 6. He received the game mis- conduct for an attack on Gerry Pinder of the an incident that precipitated a bench-clearing brawl. Durbano had previously been involved in a fight win Rich Leduc of the Crusaders and wound op with a minor, two majors for fighting, the game misconduct, and a bench minor. He missed the Penguins opening game in Minnesota against the North Stars Wednesday night and was scheduled to sH out tomgbTs game at home against Detroit Red Wings because of his previous suspension. Campbell suspended Dor- bano for the first two games of the regular season after an attack on Gary Coalter of Kansas CUy Scouts Sept 25. Durbano had taken a one- handed swing with bis stick at Coalter. The league president said that in all, he bad imposed in fines for incidents that took place daring UK ex- hibition schedule. leaving the New York Giants in 1975 as scheduled in order to join the Sharks. Other NFL players who' have agreed to -future contracts with Jacksonville are "Ted Hendricks of Green Bay, Larry Smith of Washington, Otto Stowe of Denver, Guy Dennis of Detroit and Fair Hooker of New Orleans. ANDY CAPP Short sport CALHOUN A COACH NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) Lee Calhoun, a former Olympic gold medal winner now an assistant track coach at Yale, has been named one of five assistant coaches for the 1976 United States men's Olympic track and field squad. He will handle the 100- and 200-metre sprinters un- der head coach, Dr. Leroy Walker. FANS HUMILIATED OSAKA, Japan (AP) Twenty-four baseball fans shaved their heads Friday as an expression of humiliation after their favorite team, Hanshin Tigers, .finished in the second half of the Japanese Central League standings. INDIAN TICKETS UP CLEVELAND (AP) Cleveland Indians raised some ticket pnces 50 cents Friday, citing what vice-president Ted Bonda called the skyrocketing cost of operating the American League baseball team. Bonda said box seats will be and bleacher seats each, but reserved seats will remain and general admission UNDER THE KNIFE NEW YORK (AP) New- York Mets outfielder Cleon Jones underwent successful surgery Friday for the removal of torn cartilage in his left knee. Dr. James Parkes, who performed the one-hour operation, said the National League baseball player will begin exercising the knee within 48 hours and will remain in hospital for five to seven days. THIRD claiming, one mile Colore Me Lucky (Niblett) 6 00 4 30 3 20, Chlno's Annie (Gold) 5.10 3.50. Furious Flight (Jewell) 7.60 Time 1.45 A Mistake, More Money, Special Stock. Future Session. Astro Prince, Salty Princess also ran FOURTH claiming, 6 furlongs Northern Skipper (Watson) 7.10 390 400. Ghants Bay (Olllve) 5.60 4 40. Hops You Hurry (Shields) 17.10 Time 1 15 Star K Lady. Palm Oil, Tara Downs. Prairie Hill. With Speed. Hop! Joe. Shuswap Sam also ran FIFTH claiming, 1 White Rose Erll (Rycroft) 12.505.20 3 50. Cotton Tom (Hedge) 7 60 4 60, Tiger Tim (Coombs) 4.60. Time 227 Jumble Rhythm, Blessed Hour. Moorgate, Restless Willow also ran EXACTOR: S87.10 SIXTH claiming 1 miles Phil's Hope (Gold) 11 40 4.70 3.30. County Doctor (Wiseman) 3 90 2 90, Kit Somers (Shields) 3 50. Time 1 49 Tame Prince. Rusty Water. Stone, Roiy Glen also ran SEVENTH S6.000 and claiming 3 year olds. 1 miles Irish Ante (Rycroft) 10 00 5.70 4.10. Musketang (Hedge) 11104 50, White Light (Ollive) 3.30 Time- 1-48 Forestry, War Version, Itchy Foot, Bahama Kate also ran EIGHTH S5.000 added. 1 miles A-Remwan (Hedge) 15.50 590 440. Nimane (Niblett) 6.20 440, Brendakendan (Rycroft) 5 70 Time 1 47 Tracy Jay, Klondike Princess, Rim Rock Gal, Carmengay also ran. A-entry NINTH claiming. 6 furlongs Ky Winner (Ollive) 3 70 3 60 3 00. Revel Tarte (Coomb's) 700 4.90. Winanca (Norris) 3 70 Time 1 14' Jake The Rake. King of the Alps, Pixie Belle. Tay's Talent, Speed's Beauty also ran QUINELLA: 24.80. 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Did you know that in the entire history of big league baseball since 1900, there have been only two nine-inning games in which a team scored a run every inning you'd think it would have happened more often than that, but that's all. The Cards achieved this feat in a game against the 1964, and the only other big league game in which one team scored in every inning was back in 1923 when the Giants did it to the Phils. all the big league baseball teams in history, which one won the most games in one season? It was the 1906 Cubs who won 116 games, and no other big league team has ever topped that in one year. I bet you dMnl know flMt ow UNIROYAL ZETA 40M Hefted RADIAL TIMES MM with an ironclad 40.000 guarantee and more hazard protection. 20% more car control, 12% ti action, and. you cas money KIM'S. KIRK'S TIRE SALES LTD. The The Experts" Tnr UNIROYAL 3 LOCATORS TO tEWETW LETHBRIDGE 1621-3rd Ave. S. PHONE 121045 IE. 278-5M4 KHTS TNi (TMEU LTV tapl-SOAve. ;