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Pacific Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - January 3, 1967, Tokyo, Japan Paris up stood out above two names All others in the got most Check ered flags 1966 motor racing of the quiet Jack Brab and that of at the oldest Man on the formula i Success piled upon Success for Brabham while the Auto giant finally broke the stranglehold on the be mans 24hour Brabham won his third world and became the first Man to take the title in a car of his own with teammate Denis Hulme of new he swept 13 of the 14 major formula ii races of the again in his own cars but powered by japanese Honda he lost the last race of the season by a Mere two tenths of a second to Austria Jochen after having been walked by another and Rindt was driving a his formula Iii cars he is the worlds biggest builder of formula 37 of the 69 races of the including 22 one two and placed Sec Ond in 15 altogether quite an achieve ment for a Man who in 1956 in sem retirement from and who been known As the old Fox for so he appeared at one race this year wearing 9 Long White Beard and hobbling on a Brabham formula i Domina won four of the nine title placed second and fourth in two others was based on where the other com Laboured to bring complicated 12 and 16cylinder engines to perfection in the first year of the new thre Eliter Brab Ham chose a reliable and simple motor based on a four Cylinder Oldsmobile blocks and worked up by the australian Repco the Shock of the year was the abrupt departure from the Ferrari team on the eve of the be mans 24hour and of for Mer world Champion John after constant rows with team manager Eugenio Dragoni himself was to be released by Enzo Ferrari As the year reportedly As a result of the loss of the year was near disaster for with one win and two seconds up to Surtees the team then went to coming Back Only for a one two win before the local fans at the italian grand the might of in their third year of finally drove the ferraris into the ground in the be mans 24hour race where the seven liter Detroit monsters swept a Onet Rothree but it was a tragic win for Star Driver Walt Hansgen was killed in a crash during the april training and Ken who with Hulme drove the second died while testing their 1967 car a couple of months later at another Shock for the Europe Auto racing Jack Brabham Success upon Success ans was the Success of the Lone Chaparral Chevrolet which Phil Hill and to Bonnier drove to Vic tory in the Kilometres of the Nurm Burgering in the automatic transmission cat had won great honors in the United states but the europeans had been convinced it could not stand up to the tremendous Strain of the torturous slightly it was do ing Well nonetheless until a simple electrical fault put it the shocks were not All one the Domi Nance of the Indianapolis 500 was convincingly shattered when Gra Ham Hill took top Money with Jim Clark both in British built after Jackie Stewart had led much of the Germany porsche again showed that in the Small engine two litre class the europeans Are the team turned in another a flustered performance at be with four Carreras finishing in line astern behind the a fifth Carrera failed Only after 23 Honda of Japan supplied the engines that made the formula ii Brabham its for Mula i car never made the but will be a Strong threat in especially now that Honda has taken on John Surtees As Lead the general reshuffle of top new blood helped cowboys stack up in stats new York coach Tom Landry of the Dallas cow boys was asked to single out the two new players who had helped his team most this he mentioned Dan Reeves and Tony Reeves ability As a running Back enabled Landry to return Mel Renfro to the defensive safety Job where he who missed a year and a half due to came Back at a new position and helped fire the cowboys ground game As a As a result of the help of these plus the others in the dal Las regular the cowboys led the National league in team offence with an average Maryland picks Ward to coach College the University of Maryland named Bob Ward head football he gained Al american re cognition while playing at Mary land in the Early Ward has been head line coach at the military Back in 1950 and Ward made the first team Al America As a 185pound he thus returns to the Campus at College Park As head coach of his Alma 22 Pacific stars stripes 1907 gain of 367 Yards a the cowboys also right up there in finishing Sec behind a Dull game against new York in their Dallas also led in Rushing Green the team the cow boys were face in the Cotton bowl 1 for the nil was first in pass Cleve land was first in Rushing the nil title game matched the team with the most against the who allowed the Dallas led the league in first 287 56 extra 56 fewest first Downs Al Lowed and most times tackling the opposing Green Bay also ranked first in percentage of passes fewest 5 few est 57 fewest Yards 544 most aids on 547 most ads on 6 fewest ads per 17 fewest ads allowed and fewest to passes the final nil statistics team offence Dallas Cleveland san Minnesota Baltimore Washington los Angelea Green Bay new York Detroit Chicago Louill Atlanta Pittsburgh Yards 367 362 341 831 820 313 305 305 280 275 268 264 252 252 240 hush 151 154 127 149 111 98 124 119 104 102 132 137 114 108 78 pass 215 207 213 182 209 215 181 185 176 173 135 126 138 144 168 team defense Louis Dallas Green Bay los Angeles Minnesota Chicago Baltimore san Cleveland Pittsburgh Detroit Washington new York Atlanta Yards 249 254 257 269 280 283 292 298 304 306 312 315 335 353 376 it us it 85 84 117 93 120 114 123 116 1155 127 120 155 pass 164 170 169 168 1s2 169 178 191 204 206 221 leading ground a inks yes 229 209 248 251 829 191 763 175 757 144 750 186 726 199 722 204 705 gain ads 8 15 8 6 5 8 3 8 4 4 leading passers 251 156 436 254 382 200 344 177 348 195 358 192 397 217 427 232 205 103 146 82 ads 14 28 29 24 22 17 10 16 10 943 4 gain leading pass 58 56 56 55 54 rec 72 67 66 64 60 receivers gain ads 974 433 905 946 786 714 686 12 5 5 13 3 9 12 7 2 c Drivers has seen Graham Hill go Lotus to join Jim Clark and Richie Ginther leave Honda to oin Dan gurneys american Eagle other changes Are gurneys first season As builder Driver was poor because his new thre Eliter engine never got it should be in top shape for the new rising Star is Frances Jeanpierre who like Surtees started on and who mixed it with the elite in formula ii this the championship season opens with the South african grand but the Monaco grand May May be the first event in which the full strength of competitors is lined next track and crossword Puzzle across 1imitates 5flower 9tattered cloth 12satiatc 13dolphinlike cetacean 14a state 15factories 17railroad 18lnsect 19region 21tag 23forcwarnings 27prefix not 28 bar legally 29 Cut 31sea Eagle 34mans nickname 35capable of being appraised 38faroe whirlwind 39cover 41girls nickname 42banishment 44note of scale 46rcached 48piece of dinnerware Siaca Demic subjects particle 53a state 55landed property 59falsehood 60flower 62silkworm 63abstract being 64promontory 65depression Down 1snake 2crony 3greek letter 4lawmaker ascended 6preposition 7title of respect 8nobleman 9tumultuous crowd 10toward shelter 11lrishman 16surgical saw 20city in Georgia 22threetoed sloth 23fucl 24european capital 25football position 30folds 32part in play 33want 36chinese Pagoda 37was tools 43prcposition 45near 47lock of hair 48heap 49ciit of meat 50lreland 54anger 56exist 57metal 58consume 61exists 23 28 34 39 48 52 59 24 49 3 25 40 44 19 35 45 16 50 53 60 64 13 36 46 54 20 29 51 61 17 26 47 55 21 30 42 22 27 37 62 65 14 18 31 43 56 10 3t 38 57 by United feature 11 33 58 Grin and Bear it by Lichty and in the new youre not being snipped overseas from now be going abroad

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