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SAM SNEAD WHIPS
Kelson in match
PUSHING. N. V„ May 26—<U.R)
Lmy Snead, the West Vir
hill billy- took one leg on
florid's golf championship to
f when he defeated Byrcn Nel
6 bv one stroke in the first half
Ttheir special 72’hoIe match for
ie unofficial title.
Snead's margin of victory was
* one-half inch when on the
and final hole, Nelson missed
* tt by that margin for a tie.
f stroke total for the 36 holes
of medal play was Snead 143, Nel
144,
10 J the drama of the match
^N.-ked n*3 that last hole.
fs(L teed off, Snead held a
ii'itroke lead, having picked
-the second stroke on the hole
fw a hole which gave Nelson
trouble the first time around.
Snead drove out 225 yards, slic
° slightly while Nelson was 10
St ahead of him. Snead’s second
l on the edge of the apron, 50
\ t away from the cup on the
. 4 404-yard hole. Nelson’s
fond was 12 feet short while
Snead's third was five feet past
the cup
putting first, and having picked
m of those two precious
strokes, Nelson, with a gallery of
,500 standing around the green,
stroked what looked like the goods.
The ball started to fall into the
CUn and then popped out half an
Inch away. He tapped the ball
in then, but Snead played it safe
gii got down in two putts to pre
serve a one-stroke edge.
Tomorrow, they meet in the final
round-36 holes of match play at
the Eessex Country club at West
Orange, N. J- In case they are
tied at the end of 36 holes they
w;il go into a sudden death playoff
for the round.
But should Nelson win tomorrow
it would leave their personal feud
where it started—each with a vic
tory with no provision for a play
off.
Despite his loss today, Nelson
sii|] was an 8 to 5 favorite to win
tomorrow—the same as he was
for the first round.
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THIRD OF E BOND
QUOTA SOLD HERE
(Continued from Page One)
film. Also planned for the special
program are a Navy short sub
ject, “Navy Nurse”, and a techni
color cartoon. There will be a com
munity sing of patriotic songs.
Tickets will be available through
Tuesday, although the number is
limited to the 1,202-seat capacity
of the theater. One ticket will be
, given for each bond purchased,
other than those bought through
I the payroll deduction plan.
BEHIND SCHEDULE
WASHINGTON, May 26.— (JP) —
Sale of series E savings bonds Is
somewhat behind schedule in the
7th War Loan drive.
But series F and G savings bonds
are going better than expected.
The treasury announced today, af
ter two weeks of the seven week
drive, that total sales to indivi
duals have reached $2,394,000,000,
which is 34.2 per cent of the 7-bil
lion dollar quota for individuals.
Series E bonds make up $1,491,
000.000, which, is 37.3 per cent of
the E bond quota of 4 billion dol
lars. E-bonds are the popular war
bonds held by 85,000,000 Ameri
cans. The sale of E bonds is be
hind schedule $214,000,000, treasury
officials said.
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Bolivia High Exercises
Will Be Opened Tonight
The Bolivia high school com
mencement program will begin at
•wo clock tonight, with the bac
calaureate sermon bv the Rev. B
" Page, of Wake Forest,
me 11 members of the graduat
g class will be honored at the
'wss night graduation program at
• w p m. Thursday.
Diplomas will be presented by
Gen„ M Tucker, principal. The
™|^s_cordially invited.
y>ity Briefs
ARTS COURSE
An Arts and Crafts course,
which is part of pre-camp
training being conducted by the
Girl Scout organization, will be
held at the Woodrow Wilson
Hut, Tuesday at 10:30 a m
All interested are invited to at
tend. Jesse Reynolds, superin
tendent of recreation, will be
the instructor.
ORGAN RECITAL
Henri Emurian, organist at
the First Baptist church, will
give an organ recital at the
Ebenezer Baptist church at 3
p. m., Sunday, June 17. The
program will be presented by
the Women’s Guild, and will
consist of classical music,
hymns and familiar Negro
spirituals. The public is cor
dially invited.
AUXILIARY TO MEET
The Women’s Auxiliary of the
First Presbyterian church will
hold its monthly meeting at the
church, Third and Orange
streets tomorrow afternoon at
3:30 o’clock.
_
INFORMATION SOUGHT
All Wilmington civic clubs,
fraternal orders and other or
ganizations represented in the
Chamber of Commerce direc
tory, yesterday were asked to
send in immediately to the
chamber the names, addresses
and phone numbers, of their
officers, particularly those of
the presidents and vice-presi
dents. In an effort to bring the
directory up to date, Walter J.
Cartier, executive secretary,
asked that both home and of
fice addresses and phones be
included in the information.
THIEVES ENTER SHOP
R. S. Johnson, owner of the
Murchison Soda shop in the
Murdhison building, reported
to police yesterday that thieves
broke into the shop Friday night
by prying a hinge off the door
and robbed the cash register
of $36 in change, some red ra
tion points, and keys.
PATIENT
Mrs. E. P. Crawford is a
patient at Bulluck clinic.
GUEST SOLOIST
Miss Jane Dunham will be
guest soloist for the 11 a.m.
service at St. John’s Episcopal
church today. She will sing
“Come Ye Blessed” by Scott.
SPIRITUAL RECITAL
The annual Lawn Spiritual
recital of the Williston High
school choral organization will
be presented this afternoon at
3 o’clock on the lawn of the
Hillcrest Housing project. The
organization, under the direc
tion of James W. Thompson, is
sponsored by the Recreation
commission of the Hillcrest
nrnlppf
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Lt. McClain Freed
From German Prison
Lieut. Daniel W. McClain, of
Wilmington, has been liberated
from a German prison camp, ac
cording to War Department notifi
cation received yesterday by his
mother, Mrs. W. R. Davis.
Lt. McClain, a prisoner since
September 4, 1944, was shot down
over Trento, Italy, while on his
42nd mission. He was a bombadier
with the 15th Air Force.
He was being held captive in the
Stalag Luft camp, located in Barth
Pomerania, on the Baltic, when the
camp was deserted by the guards,
and the prisoners escaped, over
running 175 square miles of Ger
man territory.
Lt. McClain entered the service
September Id, 1940, when the 252nd
Coast Artillery was mobilized. Af
ter serving at Fort Jackson and
Trinidad, he received air cadet
training and went overseas in
April 1944. He is the holder of
the Air Medal and the Distinguish
ed Flying Cross.
JAPS EVACUATING
TWO CHINA PORTS
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(Continued from Page One)
the south China coast have been
thinned out.
The Japanese evacuation may
open to ground attack a second
great Chinese port through which
the Pacific forces of fleet Admiral
Chester W. Nimitz , could pump
huge quantities of desperately
needed supplies into the Chinese
theater.
Chinese ground troops already
nold Foochow, on the Min river
some 30 miles northeast of Hong
Kong. _ _
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ESWND
YESTERDAY’S RESULTS
American League
New York 13. Chicago 0.
Detroit 5, Philadelphia 4.
St. Louis 9, Boston 2.
Cleveland at Washington, ppnd.
National League
Chicago 2, Philadelphia 1.
New York 5, Cincinnati 1.
Boston at Pittsburgh, ppnd.
Brooklyn at St: Louis, night.
STANDINGS
American League
Teams Won Lost Pet.
New York _18 , 11 .621
Detroit -16 10 .615
Chicago - 15 11 .577
St. Louis _15 11 .577
Cleveland _,_12 14 .462
Washington _12 17 .414
Boston -11 17 .393
Philadelphia _11 19 .367
National League
Teams Won LcatPct.
New York___ 25 7 .781
xBrooklyn -17 13 .567
xSt. Louis -17 13 .567
Pittsburgh _15 14 .517
Chici^o -15 14 .517
Bostoh _11 16 .407
Cincinnati _10 17 .370
Philadelphia_8 24 .250
xDoes not include tonight’s game.
PROBABLE PITCHERS
NEW YORK, May 26.— (JP) —
Probable pitchers for tomorrow’s
Maor League games with won and
lost records in parentheses:
((All teams play two games).
NATIONAL LEAGUE
New York at Pittsburgh—Voiselle
(8-0) and Fischer (0-1 vs. Sewell
(4-4) and Butcher 3-2).
Brooklyn at Chicago—Lombardi
3-2) and Gregg (5-3) or Nitcholes
(1-0 vs. Prim (1-2) and Passeau
(2-2).
Boston at Cincinnati — Cooper
(2-0) and Fette (0-0) 'or Javery
(1-1) vs. Carter 1-2 and Walters
(1-5).
Philadelphia at St. Louis —
Sproull (0-2) and Schanz (0-6) vs.
Brecheen (2-1 and Byerly (1-1) or
Donnelly 1-4).
AMERICAN LEAGUE
St. Louis at New York—Jakucki
2-3) and Kramer (4-2) or Hollings
worth (0-1) vs Borowy (6-1) or
Zuber (0-0) and Bevens (2-1).
Cleveland at Philadelphia—Bagby
(0-5) and Embree (2-3) vs. Knerr
(1-2) and Gassaway (1-2) of
Flores (012).
Detroit at Washington — New
houser (4-3) and Trout (4-3 vs.
Haefner (1-4) and Niggeling (1-3).
Chicago at Boston—Hawnes (2-3)
and Lopat (2-1) vs. Ferriss (5-0)
and O'Neill (1-1).
Virginia’s Cavaliers Whip
Duke Track Team, 69-57
DURHAM, May 26.—Wl—Univer
sity of Virginia’s once-beaten track
team today whipped the Duke Blue
Devils, 69-57, in a dual meet which
was halted twice by rain. This was
Duke’s final dual meet of the sea
son.
Duke’s Warren Nordin was the
big man of the afternoon, with
first places in the high and low
lurdles and third in the broad
jump. Jim LaRue, also of Duke,
finished out of first place in either
the 100 or 220 dashes for the first
time this year.
The Cavaliers’ Jutson Wenger
was one point behind Nordin with
Eirst places in the two sprint
events.
Time in the dashes was good,
despite the extremely wet track,
soggy in places.
Early Agreement
On Yalta Voting
Formula Expected
(Continued from Page One)
the little United Nations. There is
unanimity among the big powers,
and within the U. S. delegation,
against changing the wording of
the voting formula. But wide dif
ferences exist among the big four
as well as within the U. S. dele
gation over interpretation of the
formula.
Some U. S. Delegates, like the
British, are seeking a more lib
eral interpretation of the formula
but are opposed by the state de
partment. Those delegates want
to remove the emphasis that has
been placed on the big powers’
right to veto security council ac
tion.
Tempers of some American dele
gates and advisors were short af
ter a morning session. They wav
ed reporters aside with remarks
that they had been “sworn” and
“double-pledged” to say nothing.
Reporters immediately asked
for a press conference with Sec
retary of State Edward R. Stet
tinius, Jr., who has just returned
from conferences with President
Truman at Washington. The an
swer was that if the state depart
ment felt any differences within
the delegation they should not be
“threshed out in the newspapers.”
The veto controversy has been
going on for a week and the de
lay now threatens to prevent the
conference from adjourning the
first week in June_
The Yalta voting formula is the
major unsolved issue at this con
ference. When it came before a
technical working committee, the
big powers made clear that they
would not tolerate any amend
ments to it. The little nations then
drafted 22 questions designed to
gain liberalization of the formula
through interpretation. The little
nations seek primarily to get rid
of the big power veto over early
peaceful arrangements for set
tlement of a dispute.
The big powers have been try
ing for nearly a week to draft an
answer. They early abandoned
plans of answering the questions
categorically and have since been
trying to draft a general state
ment. The early drafts of the
big four technical committee have
all been rejected as unsatisfactory
and the American technicians
have been trying their hand at the
job for two days. The early
drafts, it was learned, were in
effect merely strong defenses of
the veto.
j.ne veto power controversy was
the major cloud hanging over the
conference. Other phases of the
drafting job are moving rapfdly
to an end, but the rest- of the
chapter is useless in the absence
of agreement on how the security
council should vote.
Meanwhile, there were some
sharp debates in committees over
at least two secondary but never
theless Important issues—whether
provision shall be made for ex
pulsion of a member and whether
the security council shall be re
quired to make special reports
on its provisions to the general
assembly.
The Big Five lost a major deci
sion on the expulsion issue and
beat down the little powers on the
special reports issue
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Cobalt is a metal resembling
nickel, and is used for producing
shades of blue in glassmaking.
Gold Coast of Africa.
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Vaccination Clinics
Are Planned For Dogs
Dog vaccination clinics for this
week have been scheduled as fol
lows:
Monday, May 28.-8-10, Audubon
Blvd.; 10-12:30, East Wilmington
Colored school; 1:30-2:30, Forest
Hill Drive entrance; 2:30-4, Ed
ward’s Grocery store (Mercer Ave.
and Market St.); 4-6:30, Winter Park
school.
Tuesday, May 29.-8-0, Purviance
Creek; 9-11, Myrtle Grove school;
i.-in ’ Robinson’s service, station;
1:30-3, Bame’s service station
(Carolina Beach); 3-4, Wilmington
Hotel; 4-5, Kure’s Pier; 5:30-6:30,
Freeman’s service station (Caro
lina Beach Road).
Wednesday, May 30.-8-9:30, Ro
chelle’s service station (Middle
Sound); 9:30-10:30, Blue Top Lodge;
10:30-11:30, Hanover Mutual Ex
change (Wrightsboro); 11:30-12:30,
Rigg’s service station; 2-2:30,
Swann’s service station; 2:30-3:30,
Maffitt Village school; 3:30-6:30,
Sunset Park school.
Thursday, May 31. — 8-9:30,
Wnghtboro school; 9:30-11:30, Cas
tle Hayne; 11:30-12:30, Roosevelt
Gardens; 2-3, Oleander car shed;
3-5:30, Seagate school; 5:30-6:30,
McCumber station bus stop.
Friday, June 1.—8-10, Chestnut
Heights school; 10-11, Edwards
Grocery, Mercer Ave.; 11-12, Co
lonial Village service station; 1:30
2:30, Wrightsville Sound bus stop;
2:30-4, Harbor Island bus stop; 4-5
Lumina; 5-6:30, Station 1.
Saturday, June 2.—8-10, Castle
Hayne; 10-11, Wrightsboro school;
11-12:30, Roosevelt Gardens; 1:30
3:30, Sunset Park school; 3:30-4:30,
Spindle’s service station; 4:30-6:30,
Carolina Beach (Bame’s service
station).
Monday, June 4.—8-9, Winter
Park school.
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Four Autos Damaged
In Downtown Accident
Pic. John L. Dolan, USMC., from
Camp Lejenue, went on a short
lived tour in a stolen automobile
last night, according to police re
ports.
Taking an automobile belonging
to D. W. Smith, 721 Chestnut street,
from a parking place near Front
and Chestnut streets, Dolan raced
down Front street toward Market,
disregarding officers who tried to
halt him at the Princeses street
intersection, and attempted to
turn right, at Front and Market,
police said.
Dolan struck a car belonging to
John Stevens, local attorney, and
then hit two parked cars belong
ing to Pfc. James Brown, also o.
Camp Lejeune, and W. J. Embler,
of Court G, Apartment 1, Lake
Forest, investigating officers re
ported.
The Marine was apprehended at
Front and Water streets after flee
ing the scene of the accident. He
was placed in the custody of Mili
tary Police.
All cars involved in the four
way accident were damaged,
police reported.
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NAMED TO WLB
WASHINGTON, May 26.—(A>)—
President Truman has appointed
Lee W. Hill of Milwaukee, Wis.,
as a regular member of the War
Labor board, WLB announced to- j"
day. He has been an alternate
industry member. I
AMERICANS FIND
RIBBENTROP LEAD
LONDON, May 26.—(U.R)—Ameri
can troops have captured a Ger
man official who may provide a
lead to the whereabout of Joachim
Von Ribbentrop, last members of
the Nazi hierarchy still at large,
dispatches from Italy disclosed to
day.
He is Karl Frederick Griesen
berg, alias Dr. Gibbs, the chief
administrator for all confiscated
estates in Poland. Griesenberg was
taken by U. S. 85th Infantry Divis
ion troops on Friday near Brunico
in northern Italy.
Griesenberg was dressed in civ
ilian clothes and was carrying a
calling card reading “Joachim Von
R'bbentrop, Reichsminister for for
eign affairs.” Dispatches said that
conceivably that might event
ually prove a lead to Ribbentrop’s
present whereabouts.
Griesenberg was ambushed by a
handful of soldiers as he was stroll
ing in the mountains with his
pretty blond mistress and personal
secretary. He said he planned to
marry her as soon as he got a di
vorce from his German wife.
A dispatch from Zell Am See,
Austria, said that Philipp Bouhler,
director of Hitler’s chancellery and
since 1933 Reichsleader of the
Nazi party, had been arrested by
military government agents attach
ed to the U. S. 101st Airborne Di
vision. Bouhler and his wife fled
Berlin for Berchtesgaden on April
21st and stayed with Hermann
Goering.
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Memphis Chicks Get
New Third Baseman
MEMPHIS, May 26.—(ff)— The
Memphis Chicks announced today
signing of an Army aviator soon
to be released from service under
the point system.
He is Russell Weenink, third base
man. The front office had no in
formation other than Weenink was
recommended by two former play
ers.
BIG THREE MEET
' BY JULY 5 SEEN
(Conttaned from Page One)
“So I cannot promise you I will
be among you throughout the cam
paign. It may be that I shaU be
called away for another conference
of the big three.”
In that event, the 70-year-old
prime minister said his wife would
have to take his place in the con
stituency in the campaign in which
his re-election to parliament is
unopposed.
Turning to Mrs. Churchill, who
sat beside him in an open automo
bile, Churchill, bowed and said
she was skilled in public affairs.
“We’U back her up, Winnie,”
someone shouted from the crowd.
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NAMED PRESIDENT
CHAMPAIGN, 111., May 26.—(SP)
—The board of trustees today se
lected George Dinsmore Stoddard.
47, New York state commission
er of education, to become the
tenth president of the University
of Illinois.
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IN I IN Hi
J. W. Venters Returns
To San Diego Station
Returned from Iwo Jima, wher#
he was stricken with a ft>ot infla*
mation after participating in th#
invasion of the island, John W.
Venters, PhM 3-C, son of Mr. and
Mrs. M. D. Venters, Winter Park, „
recently spent a 30-day convalea«
cent leave here with his parent#,
and has returned to San Diego, Cal,
His brother, Mark D. Venters,
Jr., HA2-C, returned to St. Alban’#’
hospital, in New York, where h#>
is stationed, after a short furlough.
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EQUALIZATION ORDERED iff
CHARLESTON, S. C„ May 26.-*‘
(U.R)—Salary equalization of whit# •
Negro school teachers of identic^
qualifications was ordered here wf
day by Federal District Judge
Waites Waring. Waring, whose or»
der become^ effective by April 1,
1946, granted an injunction to Al«
bert N. Thompson, Columbia Negro -
teacher, stating the board was
“hereby restrained and enjoined
from discriminating in salaries
against the plaintiff and
Negro teachers and prinfipaH,** ?
warn
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