Pacific Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Aug 17 1967, Page 21

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Pacific Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - August 17, 1967, Tokyo, Japan do it every time by Halo at Tatta maybe its another sons with the same name As or song Bloo got to celebrate your anniversary the orchestra plays your and recognize if Affel amp a hats off to Harold Paul 6732 Bancroft pros pay tribute to great traverse a without Golf would not be what it is Ben Hogan wrote golfing great Walter i give you my deep hogans letter was one of Doz ens read at a dinner monday night honouring the 74yearold who Many regard As the father of modern professional the letter summed up per haps Best of All the feelings of the 250 Golf near greats and just Plain admirers who were As Well As those like Hogan who be among those on hand were Arnold fresh from a Victory in the american Golf classic in Ohio former masters and open Champion Cary Middlecoff former professional golfers association titlist Johnny Revolta and Walter and Al a Dean of Michigan proves its a Fine tribute to a great Watrous your achievements at Home and in great Britain have earned you both the Gas Hall of Fame and an enduring place in the affections of All who esteem Stout heart and great Tal wrote former president Dwight the theme of the testimonial was taken from a famous Hagen Only Here for a Short dont dont and be sure to smell the Flowers along the Hagen won the open in 1914 and again in he won the pea in reached the finals in match play in 1923 and then came Back to win it four times in a a feat that has never been Hagen quit competitive Golf in 1939 and quit playing socially in until a year ago he used to hit shots off the front porch of his split level some ten Miles West of this Northern Michigan his third can cer operation was in 22 Pacific stars stripes 1967 a Walter Hagen dont dont aussie tops Bungert Germany a Australia Martin Mulligan Defeated West German Wimbledon finalist Wilhelm Bungert 64 to win the singles title of the International bavarian Tennis the women title went to Edda Buding of West who has won it three times Previ she beat Jean Oneill of Australia Jim Murray Allen top Relief Ace win vote new York tons Rusty the major leagues leading hitter with a and Ace reliever Minnie Rojas of the California Angels were named winners tuesday in the july balloting for the Van Heusen outstanding achievement award in major league the Youthful staub crashed 49 hits during july to Post a torrid Mark and pass Roberto Clemente of Pittsburgh in the National league batting Rojas picked up a faltering Angel staff with eight saves in his last 10 games to keep California in the thick of the american league Pennant Pic he recorded his 16th save of the season in a 21 Victory Over the Minnesota others nominated for the award included Hal Reniff and Bud Harrelson of the new York Mike Mccormick of the san Francisco Tommy John of the Chicago White Bobby Knoop of Harmon Killebrew of Minnesota and Carl Yastrzemski of Tennis site finished Tokyo a an eight court and stadium were completed monday for the Tennis matches of the Tokyo world University the built at a Cost of Are located next to the 80 000seat National the Center of the 4 world University Cousin weak eyes los Angeles if he had been born 20 years Richard Anthony Allen would have been my Al time favorite the reasons go Back to a Black Day in the 1930s when the school doctor said to can you read the Bottom line on the Chart and i if youll Tell me where it ill two weeks i had and now i could identify Only with that pitiable minority in the major leagues like Danny Johnny they used to Call Deacon or specs or four no longer could i with my White Gold Fulloue spectacles dig in at Home plate and make believe i was Jimmy Hank Hack i was the kind of Guy they called professor or Doc or As Dorothy Parker might have pitchers Seldom give passes to Guys who Wear the astigmatic of baseball were a handful of Crookedarm an occasional Louis Browns third string and an overage manager or the Hall of Fame didst have a single pair of spectacles in superstars All had 2020 Ted Williams could Tell the sex of a Fly at 30 Richard Anthony Allen came he had arms like a his Waist was thinner than his he hit shots out of Connie Mack stadium that bounded he got in a fight one night with a lifetime Home run hitter on his club before the Guys nose stopped he was on a plane to Houston with a get lost tag on Richie Allen led the phils in including batting Home stolen there was no phase of the game in which he didst but the figures that impressed me most about him were Richie Allen and i had one thing in were Cousin there was finally going to be somebody in the Hall of Fame who would blow the Bottom line of an Eye Richie smashed 40 Home runs last some of them so far they should have counted there Are lots of pretty Good players in eyeglasses in the big leagues today but none of the stature of Era Allens Only one third baseman in league history has Ever hit More Home runs in a youve got to be unlucky to wind up on third base and in in they would boo a cancer and at third base you not Only hear the Boos real you get a lot of chances to bring them a Ball thrown 90 Miles an hour frequently comes Back Richie nearing 30 this May help him top his 42 total in his Rookie Richie strikes out in holds the league but this is because he considers anything Short of a Pickoff attempt to be hit table with his 40ounce its not a function of Richie just considers accepting a based balls As malfeasance in i have hit Ball four Over the Fence dozens of Ive won a lot of games on pitches the Catcher have caught if i haunt have he old fashioned cheaters went Down to the locker room to see this idol of us generations of to see if maybe i get him the Bausch lomb i was pleased to see he want wearing con tact that he still stuck to the old fashioned the More scholarly Rich the More we can puff out our wait a Richie puffing on his glasses and wiping them in no superstar like Mays and Clemente and those i dont get no attendance i just do a dont make me no because in you with every Guy who even took Eye drops or had to hold a paper at arms length to until Willie Mays shows up in Richard Anthony Allen is the last Best Hope of our minority i just wish hed been around when i was breaking in my so i could you Guys be who you want to but in Richie so Puter Butch c los Angeles times a n d y c a p p r do me a would yer drop this in our tue a5 yer pass Eric been playing football ii Ive been a game j you t get funny

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