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Commodores Down Pre-Flight, 49 To 20'
- '■ " .*■ -———- * —— --— — ISPORTS TRAIL l'"'^hitney martin ,.ny YORK, Nov. 5.— UP) — , .vie Farrell sent the news sllth Jl•„ around that Ed Barrow was f* ir town and he might have tl'-ns. important to say, so 1 baseball writers trooped up to Yankee offices and there, sure enough, Ed Bar;'ow’ and in * Cboss was stretched out in a MLir and a barber was strop il? razor industriously getting pinL for ihe old one-two. Barrow readL hi, guests cordially, his f booming ont from some Jre beneath that coating of "SytUng new?” a reporter ”!t’t know a thing,” Barrow U .a “Just got back from ifW P*« » «*«“■ Carolina- Don't know any more 'Th/bVber poised his weapon brought it down gently on the face Only the scur, scur Barrh° raZor marred the stillness. % ed any players?” another rSpSer asked hopefully after aSfyes.” came the reply. -We need pitchers, and catchers, and ne. ,/L and outfielders. barber finished one side of the Barrow face and deftly turned h head and began work on the ie- side. The reporters watched nis skillful manipulations in fasci na’oh yes,” Barrow ventured. “We got a player in the draft. A c,4er named Herb Crompton. “What’s his record?” “Don’t ask me. I don’t know. Thr barber finished peeling the first layer, took a towel and paced IREARS, REDSKINS Swim battles, 1 films LEADING NEW YORK, Nov. 5.—(AP)—The Chicago Bears were the terrors of old today as they handed the Green Bay Packers their first licking of the campaign, 21 to 0, in the National pro football league. A capacity crowd of 45,553 at Chicago saw the Bears gain ample revenge for their early season 42 28 setback by the Packers as En sign Sid Luckman, operating be hfnd a line that held the Packers to only 49 yards by rushing, tossed two touchdown passes and scored a third touchdown himself for the decisive triumph. Altogether Luck man completed 11 of 23 aerials for 182 yards. Despite the defeat, the Packers retained first place in the West ern division. In the East, the un beaten Philadelphia Eagles and the Washington Redskins contin ued deadlocked for the lead, half a game ahead of the New York In Washington, another sellout ■ crowd of 35 540 saw the Redskins ■ score two touchdowns on Frank Bio Filchock's passes, then stave ■ off Cleveland's late rally for a 14 ■ to 10 victory over the Rams. ■ Cleveland outgained the ’Skins, 407 ■ yards to 199, but great punting by ■ Sammy Baugh pulled his team out ■ of many tight spots. !■ Steve Van Buren, star rookie from Louisiana State, sparked the Eagles to a 21-7 triumph over the winless Brooklyn Tigers before 15.289 at Ebbets field. He scored t*o of the Eagles’ three touch downs on runs of 44 and 71 yards. The Giants had an easy time carving out a 31 to 0 victory over ‘Jie Boston Yanks before 28,364 at the Polo grounds while the De ■ Lions, battling in a driving ^Briowstorm, rushed over three j|Hqu;ck first period touchdowns for ^■*27 to 6 win over the Card-Pitt ^■combination before 17,743 at Pitts ■ burgh, PS-1 -v_ IlW Browns Drafted Since Season s Close ,ST- LOUIS, Nov. 5. — m— The ft t l s Browns reported today ,a ™ree of their players, includ 0ne member of the 1944 Ameri ij, , ?ue champions, have been J'W. into the armed forces I me end of the season. Ltf «* A1 Zarilla, alternate ««iiof lT’fPaul Dean’ younger L'”[the famous “Me ’n Paul” 1es1, 0 'von tame with the Card •—^nd who pitched this Season Ki ■ briskly from the room to retun a moment later with the towe steaming. He waved it a moment then dropped in on the rugge* Barrow pan, patting it gently. A1 eyes followed his every move. “How about spring training 7“ i reporter broke the spell. “Oh, don’t know,” came th« voice through the towel. '‘If thej say we go south, we’ll go south Otherwise I suppose we’ll be ai the same place—Atlantic City.” The barber removed the towe and started the delicate twice over process. His fascination foi the gallery persisted. The tele phone rang, and Barrow reache* over and picked it up. “Hello,” he said. “Oh, hello Tom . . . say, Tom, you shoul* see what I brought back. Bed bugs Want some? All right, good bye Tom.” He hung up. “That was Tom Yawkey,” hi explained. "Ever see these rei bugs? They call them chiggere Get under the skin and itch liki sin. Say, want to see some pic tures?” He drew out some snap shots of tropical fish and passe* them around. “And oh yes, Me Carthy’s lost 10 pounds.” The barber finished the razo: work and started putting on thi finishing touches with hot towel lotion and powder. The reporter’i eyes followed his every mov* studiously. The scribes had jus come from a meeting at whicl they were unable to decide whd ball player should be awarded * plaque. “Let’s give it to the barber fo: being the best barber in town,” i reporter suggested. Just a newsy day On the base ball front. FOOTBALL SCORES SUNDAY College Submarine Base 6, Holy Cross 0. Great Lakes 45, Marquette 7. Fleet City 25, St. Mary’s 0. Service Bainbridge Navy 49, N. C. Pre flight 20. Third Air Force 34, Ga. Pre flight 12. Algiers Navy 6, Charles AAB 0. Second Air Force 46, Amarillo Air Field 6. Camp Lejeune 41, Bogue Field 0. Fort Monroe 26, Military Reser vation 6. Camp Peary 41, Camp Lee 0. Gulfport AAF 12, Gulfport Navy 6. Keesler Field 20, Selman Field 0. Professional Chicago 21, Green Bay 0. New York 31, Boston 0. Detroit 27, Card-Pitt 0. Philadelphia 21, Brooklyn 7. Washington 14, Cleveland 10. Late Saturday Virginia 18, Maryland 7. Tennessee 13, L. S. U. 0. Dekalb 19. Wheaton 0. Concordia 7, North Central 8. Simpson 29, Central 8. Sampson Navy 39, Scranton 0. Catawba 33, Richmond AAB 0. Daniel Field 20, Charleston Coast Guard 13. Vanderbilt 20, Tennessee Tech 9. Arkansas A. it M. 20, Louisiana Tech 14. Millsaps 19, South La. InSt. 0. Maxwell Field 25, Fourth Infan try 7. -_V-— Canada’s policy for divorcing air and surface transport companies after the end of the war is likely to interest’transportation men in this country, since the same prob lems htat confront Canada are al so confronting the U. S.__ for Little Rock; and Bill Sein soth, a pitcher recalled from Tole do just before the season ended. although the Pre-Flighters manag ed to add six more points to their total in a wild scramble in the closing minutes of the game. Bainbridge got away to an early lead in the first period when Hilli ard Cheatham, formerly of Au burn, passed 14 yards to A1 Vande weche. Harvey Johnson, William and Mary star, added the point. Starting the second period, Char lie Justice, the Asheville, N. C., high school speed merchant, took a shovel pass from Lester Gate wood of Georgia and swept end for 47 yards to the Cloudbuster 26, from where Joe Michael of Penh passed to Charlie Mehelich for the touchdown. After that Bainbridge offensive thrust, the Cloudbusters sudden ly found themselves and rolled up two quick scores to go ahead. Otto Graham passed 38 yards to Leway on the Bainbridge 42 and the fleet back traveled the rest of the way untouched. Less than a minute later, Bill Wilson picked up Hip pity Hopp’s fumble on the 35 and scooted across. Buell St. John kicked both extra points. Late in the final stanza, Char lie Kalbacher plunged over from the four to end the scoring for both teams and give Pre-Flight its final tally. St. John missed the point try. Johnson plunged over from the four to climax a 46-yard drive to get the Commodores third touehdOWn. Cheatham passed 27 yards to Vandewecghe for the fourth, passed 10 yards to Vande weghe for a fifth, and Justice swept down the sidelines for 30 yards after taking a pass from Mi chaels for a sixth. H. E. Klinken berg covered Hopp’s kick in the end zone after several Pre-Flight ers had touched it for a safety in the third. The lineups: Fob.—Bainbridge N. C. Navy LE—Vandeweghe -- Anderson LT—Gerber —.Lorentz LG—Akin Flick C—Sossaman_Honeycutt RG—Ramsey —.—Pulver rT—Rynkus __Williams RE—Davis - Hurson Wake Forest And Duke Lead Standings As Tigers Fall From Loop’s Unbeaten RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 5.—UP)^ Wake Forest’s undefeated, untied Deacons, who now have the New Year’s day howl promoters sitting up and taking notice Of a seven game winning streak, face their biggest barrier to a perfect Beaion and a Southern conference cham pionship when they meet Duke at Durham Oh Saturday. . Coach D. C Walker's all-civilian Wake Forest club, which hereto fore has never won a conference title nor been so far projected in the national football Spotlight holds top place in the loop standings with five family triumphs. The^e have been registered Over North Carolina, Maryland, V. M. I., North Carolina State, and Clemson, the latter by a 13-7 margin Sat urday. It was the first conference loss of the season for Clemson’s tigers. In addition Wake Forest has bowled over Georgia of the Southeastern circuit and Miami in Florida. Duke’s Blue Devils, now in the Imelight as a result Of their up set triumph over previously un seated Georgia Tech, 1&-13, won heir only loop engagement of the season, crushing Richmond, 61-7. [hey will be defending a crown von by the powerful Duke outfit jf 1943. Against Outsiders, the Dukes were nosed by Penn, N. C. Preflight and Navy and lost to 4rmy, 27-7, in playing one of the lOughest schedules Of any college iquad in the country. All other Southern conference nembers have been defeated at east once in loop competition and he best they eah hope for is a tie n Case Duke and Wake Forest di ride their remaining contests. Clemson will be at home to V. if. I. and William and Mary will tie? at North Carolina in other family contests set for Saturday, Clernson’s record shows wins Ovei South Carolina and N. C. State, V. M. I. beat Richmond but lost to Wake Forest and to N. C. State, the Wolfpack score being 21-6 in s game played yesterday. W. and M, Indians, champs in 1942, Opened with a loss to N. C. State in theii only conference tilt. North Caro lina has suffered one tOuchdowr setbacks at the hands of both Wake Forest and South Carolina. Four loop members will tangle with non-conference foes, Virginia playing at Richmond, Presbytetiar at South Carolina and Maryland al Michigan State, all on Saturday, and N. C. State travels to Miami for a Friday night game. Maryland lost to Virginia Satur day night at Washington, 18-7, and Richmond’s Spiders, shorn of most of their V-l2ers who started the season, yielded 19-0, to an unde feated but tied Norfolk fleet aggre gation. Southern Conference standings: W L Pf PA Wake Forest_. 5 0 118 21 Duke ..1 0 61 7 Clemson _... 2 1 40 33 No. Carolina State ... 2 2 54 42 South Carolina ...... 1 1 19 20 V M I ................ 1 2 39 79 William and Mary .... 0 1 2 19 Maryland ._ .. 0 1 0 39 North Carolina_.. 0 2 0 13 Richmond 0 2 27 87 j BAINBRIDGE CLUB I TAKES NATIONAL GRID LIMELIGHT Butters Grab Brief Lead But Commodore Power Holds Offensive By BLOYg BRITT CHAPEL HILL, Nov. 8. _(£>)— ■ Bainbridge Navy’s power-laden | Commodores bounced into the Na tional football limelight with a [ bang here today by crushing pre viously unbeaten North Carolina Navy Pre-Flight, 49 to 20, in a , display of sheer power seldom seen 1 below the Mason Dixon line. The victory left the Commodores , unbeaten after two years of play and gave them claim to at least ! a share of the mythical service l team championship. From the opening gun it was ! apparent that Coach Joe Maniaci’s • boys had too much for Otto Gra ■ ham and the Cloudbusters, who ■ previously had taken Duke, Navy, ‘ and Georgia Pre-Flight in stride. The boys from Maryland, alternat ‘ ing in deception and straight pow '■ er plays, swept to a touchdown ' midway of the first period, got 1 four more in the second, one in the ; third and capped the scoring spree t with another in the final period. 1 They also got & safety in the 1 third. 1 Pre-Flight, kept on the defensive much of the game by the hard charging Bainbridge line, manag 1 ed to go ahead briefly in the se cond Stanza when it powered across one touchdown and coher ed a fumble for another. From thAn r»n «iiit it was All 'Rflinhrirfpf* Getting The Bird Phillip Berkes, Jr., draws bead on a pheasant while his Irish set ter, Duffy stands by to retrieve, as small game season opens in Penn sylvania. Berges gets limit on Phi lanna Farms in Montgomery coun ty._ _ UNBEATEN CADETS LEADING IN EAST NEW YORK, Nov. 5.—(IP)— Re cords of Eastern football teams that have won at least half of their games, showing team, games won, games lost, tied, points scored and against: Team W L T Pts. Op. Army _ 6 0 0 360 21 Yale .- 5 0 0 88 20 x—Bainbridge Naval. 5 0 0 165 21 xxHarvard .. 4 0 0 88 18 xHoly Cross . 3 0 2 112 44 Connecticut .610 138 13 Lafayette_ 4 1 0 143 59 Penn State .. 4 2 0 166 102 Navy _ 4 2 0 149 65 Cornell . 4 2 0 117 49 W. Virginia . 4 2 0 115 90 Villanova ... 4 2 0 41 128 Bucknell _ 4 2 1 94 73 Coast Guard Academy - 5 S 0 177 122 Rochester_ 5 3 0 126 111 Pennsyl’a_ 3 2 0 103 80 Boston Col. . 3 2 0 94 83 Atlantic City Naval _ 3 2 0 78 40 Pittsb’r’h_ 8 3 0 114 192 Colgate _ 2 2 0 33 33 RutgerS_ 1 1 0 25 25 Temple _ 2 2 2 73 62 W o r c e s ter Tech .— 2 2 2 31 56 x—Does not include today’s game, xx—Denotes season’s end. QB—Cheatham _ Kellogg LH—Proctor _... Koslowski RH—Durdan_—.. Wilson FB—Hopp _ Graham Score: Bainbridge _ 7 27 6 7—49 N. C. Navy _ 0 14 0 6—20 Bainbridge scoring: Touchdown —Johnson, Justice (for Proctor), Vanderweghe 3, Kuzynski (for Vanderweghe), Mihelich (for Da vis) Points after touchdown — Johnson 4, for Hopp. Safety — Klinkenberg (for Honeycutt). N. C. Navy scoring: Touchdown—Leavy Wilson, Kalbacher (for Wilson). Points after touchdown, St. John (for Koslowski) 2. Attendance 15, 300 (estimated). Bluejackets Triumph Over Marquette, AS-7 MILWAUKEE, Nov. 5.— <A») — Great Lakes flashed a devastating atatck to smother Marquette, 45 to 7, in the Hilltoppers’ final home appearance of the season today. The Bluejackets ground out a net of 218 yards rushing and com pleted six out of eight forward pass attempts for an additional 159 yards to dominate the play all the way. Great Lakes rolled up 32 points in the first half and after going scoreless in the third period added two more touchdowns and one] conversion in the last quarter. -V METAL SALVAGE Our "tin” cans are more than 1 1-2 per cent tin and at least 08 1-2 per cent steel. Steel provides the durabllty, tin the weather-stripping and insulation that gives extra pio tectlon. When you salvage tin cans you salvage two oi the most preci ous metals needed to win the war. -- -.V——— buy war bonds and stamps Scientists were among lb* l*st to admit the possibility of atones falling front the sky, as in the case of meteorites, and not until the early part of the 19th century .1 - -■ —■ ■ ■ I To The Democrats Of Wilmington and South Eastern North Carolina Which BALLOT WILL YOU VOTE? THIS? 0 ( ) I believe in the New Deal Party and the Communistic doctrines of Sidney Hillman, Ex Convict Earl Browder, and the corrupt city bosses, Kelly, Nash, Pendergrast, Truman, and their fel low-travellers. ( ) I believe in depriving the people and the States of local self-government and creating an all-powerful central government in Washington to regiment and control every detail of my personal and business affairs. ( ) I believe that Congress should surrender its law making powers to the President and that he should control the courts; I believe in placing all governmental powers—legislative, executive, and judicial—in the hands of one man who shall become the “master of the people.” ( ) I believe in government regimentation and control of agriculture, business, and labor; I be j lieve that swarms of bureaucrats should be sent out from Washington to harass the people with endless rules, regulations, and directives and to i n i • .. t i i * n. i a inaii&Ke uur uaiijr uvea, i ucucvc umi Amenta has passed its prime; that only a war can give full employment to our people and I am for the reelection of Candidate Roosevelt because the New Deal believes it is cheaper to keep our boys and girls in the army than to return them to civilian life. ( ) I believe in the New Deal policy of “tax and tax, spend and spend, elect and elect”; I be lieve that Roosevelt is the indispensable man of the New Deal; that with the power and patron age amassed during three terms in office he has stolen the Democratic Party, controls its conven tions, names its candidates, and intends to create a self-perpetuating dynasty to be the rulers of the people. ( ) I believe the New Deal should cater to the votes of the North, the East, and the West and make its appeal to the CIO, PAC, NAACP; I believe that in the counsels of the New Deal we Should "clear it with Sidney”; I believe that the South should be ignored—its votes have already been counted. h this? ( ) I believe in the Democratic Party and the principles of Jefferson, Jackson and Wilson. ( ) I believe in local self government and States rights, which Jefferson called “the most competent administration of our domestic con cerns.” ( ) I believe in constitutional government and j! in the independence of Congress and the courts; I believe that the concentration of all powers in the hands of one man leads to dictatorship and is ! the “very definition of tyranny.” ( ) I believe in the American system of free enterprise, individual initiative, and personal free dom; I believe with our beloved Aycoak that every person should have the right “to bring out all that is within him.” V ( ) I believe in the two-term tradition for all Presidents as a protection against growth of per sonal power in one man; I agree with Jefferson “that should a President consent to be a candidate for a third (or fourth) election, I trust he would be rejected of this demonstration of ambitious views”; I do not believe that the welfare of this country depends on any one man and I agree with Owen D. Young that “no man has achieved that strength, and this country has not deteriorated to that weakness.” ( ) I believe that southern Democrats should have a voice in the party which they founded and to which they have been steadfast and loyal throughout the years; I believe that the Byrds and Baileys, the Broughtons and Byrnes, and the Garners and Georges should have a voice in the drafting of platform and in the choosing of can- j didates. ad FORGET PARTY LABELS VOTE FOR PRINCIPLES The only Democratic thing in the party which now carries our beloved name is the name itself, and that has been stolen from us. The sad truth is that WE HAVE NO NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC PARTY NOW. The New Deal which falsely wears the Democratic label is controlled by Com munists and “fellow-travellers”. Communism is NOT ; democracy. The New Dealers are not Democrats and are not worthy of our support. We must defeat the New Deal to save the Democra tic Party from complete destruction. Clear the Democratic Party of its alien elements so that True Democrats may again resume leadership. TOTE FOB DEWET AID BB1CEEB. CONSTITUTIONAL DEMOCRATS Of Wilmington and Southeastern North Carolina by J. H. HINTON m , _ . ^—^0—Hi———O—O——O——I—— ■■■ I !■■■■——■——