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Sheppard Field Texacts (Newspaper) - April 1, 1944, Sheppard Field, Texas 4 Turnoy april i 1944sheppard Field exacts Page eleven action packs 306th to Spring sports inaugural the 306th to inaugurated its usually Broad Spring sports festivities a Jam up wrestling and boxing show in the group area last monday t. Boxing participants showed need for training and appeared nervous Imes but they Gove the folks who craved action plenty of it in the a <�?���0 a a a in a a Nice Glia last Ted my re turns in elusive on us series Tass orderly room icks commandos y 17 to 14 score by Cpl. M. Lore Hite Elad Cooks and Kitch a police of mess no. 3 took a Rifici drubbing saturday i the 14th mess orderly n As the a a hellcat team 17-4. This was the third of the mess squadrons tall a feuding services in h of. Col. Roscoe r. Gravit. Ral mess officer acted As us of Ted in it a id r ii for in Semi Cill vital hat for Ese set sos is my ral it it my Cly tits by first picture of left Weldon Hiddleston sidetracks a left from Billy Kerr goes my to Toke the decision. Referee Joe Prince watches Quot tiny Quot Teague double up Donny Sovich in the featured grappling bout. They Drew. Al Sybert plants right in Dick Rayburn s mid Section. Rayburn retaliated won. It Etc a a wrestling greats steal spotlight 306th inaugurates gala Post wide of Cuje boxing program with Stellar Bill Sheppard Field s gala Spring sports festivities opened monday night with an entertaining boxing and wrestling show under the lights in the 306th training group area. Eight boxing bouts kept the Large gathering of spectators interested but it was the match Between two wrestling greats of yesteryear which stole the program arranged by it. M. A. Davis plans and training officer for the organization. Savich meets equal sgt. Danny Savich popular Camp athlete and former Junior heavyweight Champion of the world found his equal in pvt. A a tiny Teague National aau and intercollegiate titlist a decade ago. They grappled 20 minutes to a draw but referee Joe Prince worked hard enough for the decision. Frequently Corporal Prince be ladder top 913th pm takes first games in downtown Loop e mess Hall team billed As want Abrahams Comman were pummelled by the hell Early Lead. Held scoreless by by pitching of corp. Al Troha rat Abraham in the words of at shortstop Fred Warg w everything at us except the o mess Hall pitchers privates John Foster j. C. Arson and Wesley Martin. Full Story unfolds Len the seventh inning rolled id. Mess 3 conceded defeat again the a softening up of Lellear team inspired by the ral mess office had failed All began Down in the mess Dron when it. Pm ii p. Bow manager of the general mess deals a sent a letter challenges orderly room a River rats Quot game. First sgt. Darnell act a the Challenge on behalf of officers and enlisted men of orderly room and on the Fol a saturday they beat Gen mess 5-0 to indicate their s Correct name was a hell a a wildcats withdraw tenant Bowers a wildcats Quot Drew gracefully expressing Lope that sgt. Emil Galonka a her shop would a soften up Quot hellcats. The butchers went i 11-3. Mess no. 3 was next me and was Defeated 17-4. A Uty sergeant Billy Blake Sec Oase for the hellcats express to this gets better All the by is saturday finds the big re a of general mess a wildcats Quot orderly room a hellcats a with a cats reportedly out for a d of flesh in payment for first defeat with or without of blood. After the a softening of the orderly room team by Liers Cooks and up s it is pred by the hellcat Crew that ral mess might have a Chance hey could install their own ire and import nine new Ball ers a save More plane Baths boxing Jad shapes ii men of the 308th train group interested in the cur i boxing program were Ted by this week to Contact sgt. Be Burn Tabor or Cpl. Harold re Irick in the orderly room mediately. The 308th plans a boxing class Tho form a squad for Intra or a a a Iza Tion bouts. Passive f the Lader i the Psi de. It its Tak from let of on Ais a Challenge turns to Boomerang 62nd a Downs All Star Kegler Challenge Flung by the fourth academic All Star bowlers at the 62nd air base turned into a Boomerang. Sgt. John Blankenhorn i e d 62nd�?Ts team to three straight games Over the challengers in a matched series last weekend in the downtown shudder alleys. Blankenhorn bowled the High single game of 227 and added the series High of 547 to his accomplishments for the evening. Flora is High Charley Flora paced the losers with a 203 High game and a series top of 524. The victors amassed a total of 2,568 pins As compared to 2,354 for fourth academic. 62nd turns tables joining Blankenhorn for 62nd were Bottomley Isaacson car Nock and Ressler. Making up the All stars were Radelet. Reidi Hengeveld Bankowski and Flora. On the heels of its Victory Over fourth academic the 62nd bowlers issued their own Challenge asking games a with any and All opponents a As James Carnock schedule ramrod Der. Put it. His phone number is 524. Take Mare pains Barracks 274 wins softball tourney for 419th ass Barracks 274, led by the Superb hurling of pfc. Kenneth Newman annexed the recent 419th softball elimination tournament. Newman a pitching gave the tourney Crown to Barracks 274 with a climaxing 3 to 2 Victory Over Barracks 723. Nine teams representing different Barracks in the Squadron participated each club being allowed a 15-member roster. Each player on the championship Squadron received a Carton of cigarettes. Runner up opponents were Given two packages each As a Consolation prize. Ridge outed Visioned Jack Mcleod Cyclone Perrino beat t o u i v Brown and Harry Goss Defeated Willy Jantz. All participants Are privates. Lieutenant Davis announced the came a victim of a wrestlers i organizations next show will be anger. At one time he was caught j held monday. Weekly carnivals in the ropes another occasion left j Are planned. Has. Etc Hung on to first place him Sciss ored Between Savich s j two judge bouts in the downtown Bowling league powerful legs. Capt. H. H. Mcmurray of the this week by taking two matches two knockouts occur Post air inspectors office and it. From the 305th to. Two knockouts marked the Box William r. Spencer adjutant of in other games 913th quartering contests. Sam Jones Kafoed the 32nd training Wing head master broke into the win column Jack Isbell and Richard Rayburn quarters judged the boxing by snatching a pair from a Etc. Downed Al Schert. Others results i matches. Lieutenant Davis was the station Hospital won three Over were seb Thornton outed Visioned announcer and sergeant Savage the 417th ass and 14th mess an Jack Carr Weldon Hiddleston referee. Need two from 3rd mess won Over Billy Kerr f. W. Ryder maj. Herbert h. Blevins is com s. Sgt. James Lowe of 3rd mess took David Wilson Elwood Sel manding officer of the 306th to. Had the High single game knocking Down 225 pins. High series of 658 was rolled by sgt. Burton Orthwein of Etc. His club tabbed the series High of 2762. L. 5 7 8 9 11 9 12 19 the standings team w. Hqs., Etc. 16 station Hospital. 14 14th mess. 13 3rd mess. 12 305th to. To hqs., . 9 417th ass. 6 913th pm. 2 take More pains former Baylor j. Athletic Mentor Assi Ette Here in it. Ronald e. Henderson former athletic coach at Baylor University in Waco Tex., has been assigned to the 67th Basic flying pvt. Jack Munger Texas Golf training Squadron As a glider i aug Ace sets himself for a drive from atop a medium bombing plane lot instinct of. He came Liege Horn he arrived Here several Days ago for Basic training and is assigned the aviation Cadet Center in san to the 303rd to. Buddies hoisted him up on the ship for demonstration of his skill. It it Ltd Ltd Ltd Ltd it it from tee off to take off bomber Wing his Green Munger Texas Golf Ace receives training Here Jack Munger a texan whose cup team for the last seven veal Antonio. Assistant football Mentor at the southwestern conference school lieutenant Henderson also directed basketball and track As head coach. He was graduated from Howai d Payne College in Brownwood Tex. Lieutenant Henderson was commissioned March 3, 1943, and attended officers training school at Miami Beach Fla. He and mrs. Henderson have two children golfing ability tonal took him rolled to a a being its Captain in 1941 and 1942. Anna 14. And Bill 12. J several invitationals have found recognition rolled an a the texan High among the win proach shot along the giant Wing ners. These include the Southern of a medium bombing plane this j invitational at Memphis term. Week. It was his first Demonstra-1 Richmond invitation take More pains Tion since arrival at Sheppard Field several Days ago As a private and assignment to the 303rd training group. Private Munger who won the mess orderly room accepts Challenge by softball team at Richmond va., and the trans missis Sippi. Jacks links partners have included such celebrities As Bobo Hope Bing Crosby and Johnny National interscholastic title in 19331 Weissmuller. He directed the a when Connecticut was Host Yearance of film notables in dal the general climbed on top of the bomber at Las two years in the interest of room s softball the instigation of his air minded the red Cross membership Camj week accepted the Challenge buddies who had borrowed some paisan. The Wichita Falls boys club. Clubs for a tour of the officers it May be possible to bring Hope j the two teams will meet Mon nine Hole course am1 his group of entertainers Here Day afternoon at 5 of clock in after also reaching the Semi next month thinks Munger who Scotland Park 1st sgt. Lowell b. Finals in the National Amateur in understands the comedian is com Darnell of the mess orderly room 1933 Munger kept i golfing it a to Texas before his second announced. Clubs Down South for the most i trip overseas part of the following years. He went to Cleveland in 1935 to mess orderly aggregation this of to entertain reach the Quarter finals in the National open on one of his less frequent trips North. The Dallas insurance Agency operator has played on tile Texas Uncle j Cpl. Al Troha who has pitched same a fighting legions. General mess to three straight Jack likes promotional Advent wins will occupy the Mound tines and Hopes hell find a spot against the boys club. In special service work for the j Post teams desiring to take on air forces. His wife and their one the downtown team Are urged to child will continue to reside in Contact Fletcher Walker at the Dallas while he is in the service. Boys club phone 2-2994

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