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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - August 8, 1953, Winnipeg, ManitobaWinnipeg tree press August 1553 it s really nothing maw although it May be a Way of beating the cold dimes to doughnuts not too Many people would Trade a spot in front of a fireplace for this dare Devil s position on the Hood of a car As it crashes through a flaming Wall. The shot was taken at Whittier Park last night during the Congress of Canadian dare devils thrill show. Only one of Many thrills the show goes on at Whittler again tonight. Oliver takes Lead As Worsham wobbles Page Manitoban hold 2nd spot by pack spi Xiva Canadian stall writer London ont. Up Ontario women successfully defended their Golf title Friday with a Gross total of 647 and Ai margin of 34 strokes Over Mani Toba. The Ontario team retained Tor another year the Royal Canadian Golf association trophy it Edmonton a year ago. Columbia was third with 685. And Quebec fourth with 689." Al Berta finished fifth with 699 Fol Lowed by Saskatchewan with 704 and the maritime with 732. Shirley Woodley of Toronto packet the Ontario team Over the Yard Par-76 sunni Gdanie course with a 36-Hole total of 158 made a for Par by Jack scix1vax Canadian press stall writer London ont cup Marlene Tewart was forced to work awful mid Friday to hit Par-76 in the ecord round of the Canadian women s close Golf championship. T was enough to keep her six strokes ahead of the Field. The Fonthill ont., hot shot who made history with a Brilliant first found 71 on thursday scrambled and wandered All Over the Layou o match Par and Post a 36-Hole 47 score. Her Par equalling Effort As matched Friday by 20-year id Mary Gay of Kitchener on with her 77 thursday holds 36-Hole total of 153. The Lead held by poker faced Liss Stewart should be a big enough margin to give her three straight. Close titles when the 54 Ole medal play championship ads saturday. Miss Gay. Is the opposition in sight. Jand a so Hole total of 137. F at 138, three strokes off the de Oliver carved Tarn o Shanter space was Chandler Harper with Ive under Par Par course for a splendid j a second straight 69. Four players were notched at 139, including Jack Burke Al bes Selink Freddie Haas and Skee Riegel. Oliver 220 Pound husky from Wilmington del., one of pro Golf s most popular players flashed a Fine All around game in his bid to virtually double the he has earned this year. By Jery Lejska Chicago a 67, out golfer a collapsing Lewless is after opening with a Worsham in a late afternoon Down a so hard pressed was Worsham pour Friday to capture the half last of the 83-player pro Field to Way Lead in the that he used a Putter from pro tournament by two strokes at Well the Green on the 18th, 135. Poorly Over a Hump and then that put Porky nine under Par missed a six foot putt for a Clos one Over Par five. The world top prize is for 36 holes. Worsham. Repeating his blow up in the final round of last year Sigol s biggest purse event staggered to three one Over pars Between the 14th a ropes. He wound in third place was miss Rae Milligan of Jasper alta., with 156. The albertan scored one Over Par 77 Friday to go with her opening round 79. In fourth place 11 strokes of the Pace is Shirley Woodley of Toronto with and fifth place is held by Anne Sharp also of Fonthill with mrs. J. H. A Courter of Toronto is next with it was a Day of Good and bad Golf As More than 100 women from practically All parts of Canada est round in three years of torn petition the lowest in the 17-year history of the close championship and one stroke better than the Man s Par for the course. But it appeared for a while Friday that the Bubble would burst. The Chunky shot Smith fought All the Way Down to the 18th Hole when she ran in a 15-foot putt to keep within Par. She was in bunkers and traps and Only great concentration and great recovery shots enabled her to retain her first Day Lead. Miss Gay started As if she might chop Down Lead when she was two up at the end of the fifth Hole but the 20-year-old bog eyed the eight and ninth holes to finish the outgoing nine in Par 37. She had two by Dies anal two bog ies on Back nine to get her Par. Miss Stewart. Bodied the Sec Ond fifth and ninth holes and birdied the eighth and ninth holes to a one Over 38 in the first nine. Two birdies and a bogey in the last nine enabled her to come in with a one under Par and her 76. Up of rounds Ai 80 and 78. Ruth Thorvaldson of Winnipeg not on the Manitoba team shot an 87 to go with a first Day 86 for 173 in the tourney. Team scores included Manitoba mrs. To. K. Brown Winnipeg Marlene Wach Winnipeg june Baker Winnipeg mrs. W. S. Edey Winnipeg 87 British Columbia Dorothy Herbertson Victoria 81 mrs. G. Edward Vancouver 83 Ruth Wilson Vancouver 175. Mrs. A. Cleat Vancouver 88 176. Alberta Rae Milligan Jasper mrs. A. K. Snell Edmonton 86 Marguerite Hughes Edmonton mrs. D. C. Dick Edmonton 89 Saskatchewan mrs. D. Macdougall Saskatoon mrs. A. G. E. Joanne Goulart Regina it mrs. N. E. Lipham airs. Jack Brown led the Manitou Teg Little leagues spirited by George Bulych free press staff writer Chicago 111 leg s red River Valley Little Baguers roared into Chicago late Friday afternoon determined that come next week they will prove to All concerned that they Are a Power to be reckoned with. Next week they intend to be in fort the reeling Worsham shared in the concurrent world Amateur 14th and second spot with Dave Champion Frank Strana up with a 72ithe Canadian open Champion and Han seeking his fourth straight , shot a nifty 67 to wrest the Lead from Joe Conrad of san an Tonio tex., 138 to 143. Lindale course. Three figure rounds were common and the majority posted scores in the 90 s. The tournament with the newly crowned British Champion miss Stewart As the three Star attraction has developed into what the National league w 1. Pel Brooklyn 69 37. .6.1 my Waukee 62 45 Philadelphia 5s 45 St. Louis 57 47 new York 5.1 so Cincinnati 49 19 Chicano .19 64 Pittsburgh 36 76 Friday results Philadelphia 030 002 Chicago Ridzik Drews .379 7.563 9v .548 11 .515 Jav. .434 21 .379 28v .321 36 0 000 002 14 0 Fri Konstant 8 and was quite some time ago that George Trafton first contacted quarterback Tommy Thompson about coming to Winnipeg and per forming for the Blue bombers. However a few intimations in a Little Story connected with theia 70 Friday for a 144. Total. Event is still quite humorous. Seems Tommy lived in a sparsely populated part of Arkansas and when Trafton tried to Contact him by phone one of the Youn ladies for whom Alexander Graham Bell thoughtfully provided a Job said Thompson s House was 13 or 14 Miles from the nearest Telephone. Trafton is a determined Man. He asked for the newspaper office thereabouts. Sorry sir they re closed for the Well have you a police station around to sir but i la put you in touch with the George wanted Thompson and if he had to use the Law to get him that was All right too. So when the sheriff answered the phone George said do you know Tommy Yeh what s he came the startling reply. Kit did t take Trafton Long to Clear up the fact that the Only criminal intent in Thompson s make up was in the manner with which i he mercilessly flayed opponents on the football Field and soon had the sheriff working for the bombers. J the sheriff agreed to go after Thompson and Tell him he was to Call Trafton in Winnipeg. The sheriff reached the Thompson household late at night. Staying with Tommy and his wife at the time was mrs. Thompson s father. The sheriff rapped on the door announced it was the Law and inquired if or. Thompson was on the premises. I whereupon the father in Law turned to his daughter and said shall i let him once again it took several minutes to Clear up the situation and Tommy eventually headed Back to town to Call George. It was two . Winnipeg time when the phone rang in the Trafton household. Upon finding out it was Thompson Trafton who had been trying to get his Man for quite some time calmly growled what be you been doing walking Pickit up yardage Thel the exhibition games a few players Boyal military College at Kingston Are going to have to be left off the wants to play the Weston wildcats roster of the first two programs of the Junior league an exhibition space has been allotted for Only 38 game the game might come players and the bombers have 46, off. In the Middle of october eight names will be missing the Blue bombers Are going to to make it convenient for the fans hold a Olf tourney after the bombers Are leaving off the bit Ion Bud Grant is still names of the Best known for a House for he and Tinsley. Jacobs Huffman j help can be Given by i Wiley Etc. This Way the phoning Sam Diamond. 3-5665 or will still be Able to know who the football club office 93-2184 a everyone is Calgary lost tackle Herb Capozzi Toj former Regina Roughrider. Tom Montreal when he decided to go Toj my Boticke. Is in town for a couple Montreal for the Csc International of Days he was out at the service now he s been put on bomber workout last night and waivers by the stampedes says that they have an end of the wonder what happens i some Tom Lumsden Type up in Regina other Western club Ricks him he s Wayne Anderson the exp due to the Large 1 in Tupi Saskatoon Hilltop Wayne has the bombers will Carv into i shown a great Deal of Hustle and is a rough customer thursday when Marlene on showed Denolas Hari a hot i experts figured it would figh Tarn we and miss Ter s Yard Par course. Dave was one of 18 players knotted at 72 thursday seven strokes off the first round Pace. Gary Middlecoff Tommy Boll and Ted Kroll tied at 140. The Lone Canadian competitor. Henry Martell of Edmonton shot real wizardry by posting her Low More sport Page 24 Lopata Minner Simpson Lovon .9 and Mccullough. Hrs Miksis. New York 000 100 0 St. Louis 100 100 7 0 Gomez and Westrum Mizell and Rice. Or St. Brooklyn 000 003 14 0 Cincinnati 020 s Podres Millikin f9 and Campanella Perkowski. Smili Podbielan 19j and Seminick. Hrs Furillo Cinci Pittsburgh 100 000 5 Milwaukee 021 201 12 2 Dickson Bowman Waugh Hel i 7 and Auvil Bickford and Cran. Dall. Or saturday Brooklyn at Cincinnati new York at St. Louis Philadelphia at Chicago Pittsburgh at Milwaukee american Leal be w t. Pet gel new York 71 34 .676 Chicago 66 41. .617 6 Cleveland 61 45 .573 101 Boston 60 49 .550 -13 Washington 52 56 .481 2014 Philadelphia 44 62 .415 1 Detroit 38 6s .358 3314 St. Louis .-.36 73 .330 37 Friday results Chicago 010 000 8 2 new York -004 000 7 Johnson. Bearden Fornieles 3 and Lollar Lopat. Reynolds s and 3erra. Hrs new. Berra. Martin. St. Louis 000 000 032 Washington 010 353 11 0 Brecheen. Blyzka Littlefield 6 and Courtney Marrero and Fitzgerald. Or Cleveland 100 001 6 0 Boston 021 010 12 0 Lemon and Hegan Parnell Kinder 7 and White. Hrs easter Detroit 100 000 000-1 7 i Philadelphia 002 00 x i Branca and Bucha Kellner and Murray or St. Louis at Washington Detroit at Philadelphia Chicano at new York Cleveland at Boston 2 Eddie Feigner recognized by players coaches and sport writers As the world s Best softball Pitcher brings his internationally famous four Man team to Osborne stadium wednesday night. Proceeds will go to local orphanages. An aggregation representing the two local newspapers and f Tye radio stations will oppose Feigner and his team known As the King and his King Feigner coming if. Pitches at 92 . Municipal Golf event on aug. 14 one of Winnipeg s most popular Golf tournaments the annual Muni Cipal classic will get underway on August 14 at the Windsor course. Kildonan and Rochester Baltimore Toronto. Syracuse Ottawa Springfield Resil 1 Oronto 6, Syracuse 3 Springfield 1, Buffalo 7 Rochester 3, Montreal 5 Baltimore 7, Ottawa 4 62 60 is Ril 47 34 .5s3 .564 .556 .500 4 i 10 i 15 19 to .315 30 doctoring your Golf by or. Gary Middlecoff Wayne Indiana merely a Stop off i paper men also much to the sur Point on the Way to Williamsport and the Little league world ser ies. The Manitoban meet their first test this afternoon when they tackle Oak Park Illinois in the spacious Roseland Little league stadium situated in Chicago s South end. Should they be victorious they will enter Semi final play monday. The , who left thursday night by rail were met on their arrival by a commit tee from the Host Little leagues As Well As several Chicago news City District Ivet event opens today the Winnipeg City and District Lennis tournament opens this afternoon at the Winnipeg Canoe club courts in St. Vital while the entry is not As Large As previous Vears indications Are that com i coition will be close. George Felstead Don Leyden and Art Foster Are the main Chal lengers for the title. In the ladies division Mary Derrick and Evelyn Mcdermot appear to be set for another familiar Duel. Players Are asked to note that today s draw is made up of men s singles Only. All other events will not commence until monday. All slayers Are requested to be ready o play at the times drawn. Fol lowing is the draw 2. . Slycles Phil Middleton is. Ross Mclean Bob Webb is Ken Abott Daryl Kerr is Len Denver Jacques Dumas is Hugh Mccabe Henri Becker is a. Leeson Norman Sweetland i Roseveare. 3 . Men s so Niles George Fel Stead is Harold Cawker Louis Gyorgy is Barry Richmond Barry Horton is Doug Gage Roger Senecal is Peter mar in Art Foster is Charlie Ledger Reg Hugo is Tutsky. 4 . Tint s singles Ron Kelsch is Ralph Mcleod Eddie Page is Wesley Crook Noel Lanthier is r. G. Miller Charles Gill is Don Leiden John Young s Winner p. Middleton r. Mclean de Labinowicz is Winner b. Webb k Abbott Bill Lewis is Winner d. Keit l. Denyer. Patient s complaint poor Power diagnosis fast wrists treatment distance is Sacri iced when the wrists Are cocked of soon and i rouble is almost sure o result. Notice today s Low Patty Berg controls her Power. Only after the club is Well Back most her right knee do her wrists Egin to release their Power. For As in the past officials Are of shots timing petting another Large entry for the arc the keys. Event which was won last year set either with wrists a. P1atuleiybrolei1 Eldit Feigner is the feature and there is no one finn than Feigner with a softball. Good one Side fir plywood Headquarters rough Sylv Acord credit terms available the Empire Sash door co. Ltd. Ytry Lhing in lumber far Henry pm. 92-5531 for their Western invasion today by meeting their farm club the beaches in an exhibition game any rumours going the rounds that the bombers will not appear at the shrines show at the new stadium Friday night were scotched last night by manager Scotty Ken Nedy and coach George Trafton Well be therein plenty of said Scotty it s just that the team has to work out that night added George but they la be there for the Parade. There la be no punt ing or passing exhibitions George and Stu Clarkson won t be at the opening they la be in Edmonton watching the Argos and by Al Kinkelstein to Winnipeg sports fans a sports reporter s work takes him to various events staged in different places and promoted by persons of contrasting traits. Not All events hold the in Terest of the sportswriter although he must be fair to _. Each if that particular event few of Feigner s specialities Wil Len Harvey who this year the Manitoba open Crown. All entries for the wig. Ing washingtonian with the Swift tossing two years ago Anc Jit is hoped that the disclosure of _. _ i each 11 mat particular event a few of Feigner s specialities Wil the Toronto argonauts prepare is his assignment. A few of the not Dull the fan s enthusiasm upon r their Western invasion today by round must be in the hands of j tournament management by aug Clyll Florad wills rust 13 at 6 . Your correspondent enjoyed thei the draw for the privilege of recording the awesome round will be made immediately i we Iii Ociell feats of this 27-year-old slow talk entries close and will appear in the i the eskimos Trafton will be Back the next night for his own club s game with Ottawa Don t forget the quarterback club s meet the team show goes Tomor Row night at the playhouse Detroit Hutchinson of the tigers 33, is the youngest manager in the Maiors. Much publicized sports have turned out to be mediocre affairs and sometimes they have even degraded into fiascos. It is for this reason that sportswriters View the sports scene with a discerning Eye and a cautious Pencil Only rarely does there appear such an event which allows the sports reporter to stretch his duty from informing o inviting that is the purpose of this Story. The world s Best softball Pitcher "-1 internationally famous Field and throws a raise which has no momentum and his Salesman wanted. For Well known line of High Grade men s shoes. Territory head of lakes to Edmonton. Attractive proposition to right party. Box 2036 Winnipeg free press four Man team will perform wednesday at Osborne stadium at 8 . His name is Eddie Feigner and his troupe is known As the King and his through the Benevolence of stadium manager Gordon Mctavish and with the assistance of Morris Duchov Well known City restaurateur and Charity worker 50 per cent of the needs will be turned Over to local orphanages. This is the procedure which was allowed two years ago when Duchov brought the great Feigner to Sherburn Park before amazed spectators. Feigner and his foursome Are not merely players. They Are highly skilled entertainers interesting teachers and might be called softball although their opposition wed will be a composite squad from the two local news papers and five radio stations the outcome of the game itself will not be the feature. Seeing the real thing. Feigner exhibits 16 various wind ups and 14 different hand deliver ies. He tosses strikes from Centre Ball but travels across the plate on master by backspin. He pitches strikes from be tween his legs and from be Hind his neck and head from second base blindfolded and from the Mound on his Knees. Four years ago his fast est pitch was timed at 93 Miles per hour in an Experiment at the University of Washington. 6 All this May sound like one of those Sharpie build ups but that s the Way you become once you have seen Feigner perform. The King s attendants Are Meade Kinzer Catcher Jerry Jones first base Mike Meilicke shortstop and Ken White. When the King and his court were in Winnipeg two years ago White played Short. White and Meilicke alternate As Only four players Are on the Field at All times. Tickets for one Buck May be obtained at the stadium. Herb King s Cigar store. Empire Kum inn. And All five radio stations Feigner and his train will Drain the rain which has befallen Winni Peg this and will Strain Many a buckle with chuckles. Pension fund Chicago the -1947, All Star game in Chicago was the first to be played for the Benefit of the pension fund. Free press on the morning aug. 14. O East Kildonan advanced to the North division finals of the midget play in the qualifying round Mist be completed by 6 . Aug. 17, with play in the various flights set to Start. Aug. 18. The event is open to All golfers who Are not members of Public or private courses. Entry fee is fifty cents plus Green fee for each round. Royals meet Greys twice Brandon Greys Are threat ening to run away and hide on the rest of the Mandak baseball league. Winnipeg royals have the Opportunity to change the situation to Day when they meet the Greys in a Day night double header at Osborne stadium. Royals will be doing All in their Power to grab off a couple of wins and get with in striking distance of third place. The team finishing fourth in the standing Tang Les with the team finishing first and that looks like Brandon and royals would just As soon play someone else. Dee Moore has t named his starting Pitcher but big Fred Parker will probably get the Call for one game. Johnny Jones the talented baseball Clown will be on tap for the afternoon game and will put on his main act before the contest. Game times Are . And 8 . Baseball league Friday nig Jit after defeating Glenwood 5-4 to win the lest of three Semi finals 2-1. Kil Lonan takes on Elmwood sunday at 2 . At Kildonan and 6 . At Elmwood. Winning Pitcher was Bob Carter who fanned 12, gave up five hits my walked four. Losing hurler 3ene Cyr struck out four and allowed six hits. Young Cliff Krivak brought up rom the bantams led East Kil Lonan at Bat with a double and Ingle and drove a Thiee of his Eam s five runs. Glenwood s Han a had a single double. Several parents who made the Long haul by car. On the Young stars were driven to Rowland site of the Little league regional play Downs. They were then taken to Morgan Park military Academy where they will reside during their stay Iii the Windy City. The Long 20 t hour train ride did nothing to Dampen the enthusiasm and fighting spirit of the Manitoba aggregation. A Winnipeg atmosphere prevailed every was raining in Chi Cago. Western other Hope the Roseland play Downs i Bridge arrived thursday also bedded Down at the Academy. They meet Joliet Illinois in the opening round morning. Chicago Friday was exceeding get by dark and gloomy. Not Only there Clouds hovering overhead but the Home town White sox had just been soundly thumped by the Yankees. The depressed feeling was evidenced everywhere. Red River Val Ley in contrast were a joyous lot. In fact it was sort of a birthday party for first baseman Clarke Peterman. Clarke was 13 Friday eve the elimination play Downs. It May be just coincidence but on the eve of the District eight play Downs in St. Boniface the Eun Wood boys were whooping it up for Roy Davidson. Roy too was celebrating a birthday. He was Teru one can Well remember How underdog red River Valley ites i responded. They Are now in Chicago. Whiticar stars Bud Whiticar pitched a no hit no run game As . Depot blanked Winnipeg paint and Glass 3-0 in t a transportation softball league game Friday night. Whiticar struck out four and walked one. Doug i Anderson paced the winners with a single and . Swimming the . Summer swim pro Gram closes aug. 15 when the Pool vill be reconditioned for the in Oming season. Fall program folder giving full information regarding Lubs and classes will be sent out m request. Ice maker wanted apply by mail Thistle Curling Clui 7s4 Minto Street drug Salesman wanted if you Are Between 25-35 years of age and completely familiar with the retail and wholesale drug business Here is real Opportunity. Territory will consist of Manitoba and Lakehead areas. Car supplied. Write giving details experience and personal background. Replies will be treated in strictest Confidence. Bristol Myers co. Of Canada Ltd. Box 1944, Winni Peg free press Winnipeg Manitoba. Roofing Whitfield Bros. 309 ave nut bldg. 92-8742 direct service to Ana from Eastern Ontario trucks leaving daily Toronto London Hamilton St. Catharines v and intermediate Points cargo insurance carried on each unit Biggar Bros. Freight lines Ori Ratino Canada s finest equip went including Thermo i Jug refrigeration had of act 425 Gertrude ave. Winnipeg Grinch off acct Toronto phom 1643 42-5311 Windsor 2-8926 i

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