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Elected Co-Captain Os Eastern Glovers BY DICK O'BRIEN Bur Stiff Correspondent BEAR MOUNTAIN, N. Y, Mar. 28.—John Horne, Washington light-heavyweight, and Robert St. John. New York bantam weight, will lead the Eastern forces against the Western repre sentatives Thursday night in Chicago in the annual East-West Golden Gloves series. Horne and St. John were elected co-captains by their teammates last night, just before the boys were ordered to pack their gear and to make ready to leave today. The team breaks camp this afternoon and heads for Chicago. The honor of being named co captain is a singular one for Horne. It marks the first time in gloves history a fighter repre senting the Capital has ever been voted the coveted role. Plans to Go to College Horne, 21, is a native of Oma ha, Nebr., where he graduated from Tech High School before entering the Air Force He will finish his tour of duty in Decem ber, after which he hopes to go to college and get a degree. Professional boxing interests him only as a means of helping him earn that degree.* Horne’s selection as Eastern co-captain is ironic in that, in addition to being a Western boy. he was a member of the Western Golden Gloves team in 1953. He was beaten out for the No. 1 spot and the alternate position that year. John’s duty in the Air Force has taken him to Scott Field and Bolling Air Force Base and he now holds the rank of airman, first class. Baby-faced St. John, 17. comes from a big New York family. He has five brothers and a sister. His father man ages a restaurant in New York Bobby graduated from Ma chine and Metal High School in New York and immediately went to work as a stock clerk for Popular Science Magazine. Grimes Still in Running He got his start in boxing under the wing of the Police Athletic League. One of his older brothers boxed in the Golden Gloves several years ago and went to the quarter-finals of the Eastern championships. Bob’s chief ambition in boxing is to win a place on the 1956 American Olympic team. Before leaving Bear Moun tain today the squad was slated to run through an early after noon workout, after which the Gloves party of 30 will board two special Pullman cars. The train also will carry a dining car exclusively for the Glovers. The training week end at Bear Mountain was a tough one for the Glovers as a whole. The coaches made them step up the pace, aiming to get the team heading westward at near-top physical form. Stewart Grimes, Washington’s challenger for the 147-pound berth on the Eastern squad, en gaged in two boxing sessions for a total of four rounds with New York’s Jimmy Archer, the East ern welterweight boss. Taylor May Fight Southpaw As usual, the sessions were close and the coaches are still debating over what decision to make in this instance. Gene Tippett of Pittsburgh, a third contender for the No. 1 welter spot, is no longer in contention as a result of the showings made by Grimes and Archer. Walter Taylor, Washington featherweight who will fight No. 1, continued to show real form as he spent the week end boxing with southpaws Joe Belleau and Tommy Shaffer. Unless the Chicago coaches change their minds, Taylor’s opponent will be Harry Smith, last year’s Eastern Golden Gloves featherweight champion, now fighting for the West. Smith is a southpaw and a first class one. He recently re turned from Mexico, where he was a member of the United States team-in the Pan American Games. The East squad: ai'mißV' ReßorM - Mlam,: pounds —Bob St. John, Nr» Xm? jo n,.? ene s u ' New Vork : Henry Oilliam. Pltsburgh. 126 Dounds—Walter Tavlor. Wash lngton: Bobby Jackson. New York 135 pounds—Tom Schaffer. Pltts ourirh: Joe Noveira. New York. 147 pounds—James Archer. New York; Gene Tippet Pittaburth: Stewart Grimes. Washington IKO pounds Rudy Corney. New York: Deetinlo Lois New York. . 175 pounds—»Warc. John Horne, Wash ington: Carl Edwards. Newark. N. J. Heavyweight—Rov Bullock New York: Wabon Thomas Charlotte N C : George Brantley. New York. Trabert Trounces Seixas For Good Neighbor Title MIAMI BEACH, Fla., Mar 28 llP). —Tony Trabert today went looking for his fifth straight victory over Vic Seixas. the Na tion’s top-ranked player from Philadelphia. The Cincinnati amateur out gunned Seixas yesterday in straight sets to win the Good Neighbor tennis tournament The scores were 6—4, B—6,8 —6, 6—l. The two leave by plane today for San Juan. Puerto Rico, for the Caribe Hilton tournament this week. Then they go sep arate ways for awhile and will meet again at the River Oaks Invitational in Houston. Tex., April 19. Trabert took advantage of every mistake Seixas made In chopping down the Philadel phian in a strong, gusty wind Tony charged the net when he decided it was time, and more important, he kept Seixas away from it. Doris Hart of Coral Gabies. Fla., won the women’* single* title In straight sets over Mrs. Dorothy Head Knode of New York, 6—-4, B—l. AUTO GLASS NEW LOW PRICES INSTALLED WHILE TOD WAIT STANDARD AUTO GLASS C 29 N ST. N.W. MU. 3-5577 <• ' ' X Kifefc, ff£f|||H iHSh^S ■ k -§2i*dpi^^sr^i , !!^?Sl?? !i l —AP Wlrephoto. BOTH IN THE CHIPS—Eric Monti (right) winner of $2,200 top money in the Miami Beach Open, is pleased, but so is Bob Rosburg, who was second and won $1,500. Monti finished 18 under par with a 270 total, two strokes better than Rosburg. Go/a, Interested in Baseball, Will Get Trial With Phillies NEW YORK, Mar. 28 (-P).—Tom Gola, a three-time All-America in basketball, who never played college baseball, admitted today he was interested in taking a crack at professional baseball with the Phillies. “I’m not sure yet,” Gola said. “The Phillies just said they’d like to look me over.” The Athletics. Yankees and Redlegs also are reportedly in the market for Tom’s baseball services. "I never had a chance to play in college.” the LaSalle senior said. "The basketball season al ways ran too late. I played in high school and on the sandlots. I played first base and the out field.” The Phillies are interested in Gola because of his potential as a drawing card and a long-dis tance slugger. Gola stands 6- foot-7 and his normal weight is about 215. Gola is interested in the Phillies for obvious reasons. He could make a whole lot more money swinging a bat than Pro Football Bosses Tackle Two Problems NEW YORK, Mar. 28 (IP).— Two items are on the agenda at a special meeting today, of the Executive Committee of the Na tional Football League. The meeting was called at the request of the Detroit Lions and the Chicago Cardinals. The committee will discuss the Cana dian situation and also hear a schedule complaint from the Cardinals. Commissioner Bell figures that the Lions requested the meet ing because of his ruling that Gordon Malloy belongs to Mont real of the Canadian League instead of Detroit because the Alouettes had prior rights. Bell disclosed, however, that he has since rescinded his ruling because Toronto and Ottawa raided the NFL and signed two players, Tom Dublinski of De troit and Don King of Cleve land. Bell said the schedule dis agreement is the first resulting in a meeting since the commis sioner was empowered by the league in 1948 to draw up the schedule. Hoskins and Six Others Cut From Tribe Roster TUCSON, Ariz., Mar. 28 (IP).— Pitcher Dave Hoskins and seven rookies were cut from the Cleve land Indians’ roster today and sent to Daytona Beach for re assignment. Hoskins joined the Indians' varsity after winning 22 games with Dallas in 1952. The next year he compiled a 9-3 record with the Tribe. Last season he appeared in 14 games with the Indians, losing one and win ning none, and in four games with Indianapolis, losing three and winning one. The others dropped today were Pitchers Marian Hank Aguirre, Dick Tomanek, Stan Pitula and Howard Rode moyer; Inflelder Stan Pawloski and Outfielder Joe Cassie. Also going to Daytona are Jim Cleverly. Bill Meyer, Billy Har rell and Earl Averill, jr., invited to the training camp here for observation but never put on the roster. jlfgggng POST TIME 1:30 Ja Daily Double Closes 1:20 MOW THRU APR. 16 B^WIE mr RACE S SPACE SPECIAL BUSES AND TRAINS DIRECT TO TRACK shooting a basketball. The Phil : adelphia Warriors hold draft rights to him. Yesterday Gola finished play ing three basketball games in 24 hours. After playing in the East-West game Saturday night, he came back with the College All-Stars to play the Harlem Globetrotters in a double-header at Madison Square Garden that kicked off their annual tour and marked Gola’s pro debut. The handsome Philadelphian scored six points in the after | noon game and 18 at night. The Trotters won both ends, 67-63 and 72-70. “Gosh, I’m tired," Gola said, ‘T’ve been on the road for two weeks now. I started the season weighing 217 and now I’m down to 195. “We have another couple | weeks on the tour. Then it’s back | to school. I’ll be getting my de gree in accounting in June.” he said “At the end of the month —June 25—I’m getting mar ried.” (His fiancee is Caroline Norris of Washington.) Saucer, Whitehurst To Fight at Turner’s An eight-round fight between Chuck Kid Saucer of Washing ton and Bert Whitehurst of Bal timore has been added to the fight card at Turner’s Arena a week from tomorrow night. Previously booked for eight rounds were featherweights Har old Smith and Filberto Osario. Promoter Vince McMahon is working on still another eight rounder to make it a triple header. Smith is the undefeated young er brother of Gene Smith, and Gene may be signed for the other main event if a suitable opponent can be found. Whitehurst beat Saucer in 1953, and also beat Hurricane Jackson early in that fighter’s career. Jackson stopped Saucer in three rounds two weeks ago at Turner’s. Arthur Howe, All-America At Yale in 1911, Dies HOLDERNESS, N. H„ Mar. 28 UP). —The Rev. Arthur Howe, who became president of Hampton Institute. Hampton. Va., after being an All-America quarter back at,Yale, died today. He was 65. Howe, All-America in 1911, coached the Yale team the next year. In 1932 he became presi dent of the Virginia college founded by his father-in-law. Gen. S. C. Armstrong, holding the post until 1940. He also was an instructor at Dartmouth College. Besides his widow, Mrs. Mar garet A. Howe, he leaves a daughter, four sons and 11 grandchildren. Frank Roth Dies at 77, Caught for 4 Major Clubs BURLINGTON, Wis.. Mar. 28 UP). —Frank Roth, one-time ma jor league catcher and former Milwaukee Brewers star, died at his home yesterday. He was 77. Roth broke into the majors with the Phillies in 1903. He moved to the St. Louis Browns in 1905 and caught for the White Sox the next year. After two years in the minors, he was with the Cincinnati Reds in 1909-10 Monti Concentrates On Own Golf, Forgets Rivals to Gain Title MIAMI BEACH, Fla., Mar. 28 (IP).—"I concentrated on my own game and didn’t worry about the guys trying to beat me.” EHc Monti explained after he fired a steady final-round 68 yesterday to beat off the last minute challenge of several money-hungry pros and win the $12,500 Miami Beach Open golf tournament. It was Monti’s biggest vic tory. The 36-year-old Los Angeles pro, on six weeks’ leave from the Hillcrest Club, hasn’t followed the tournament trial since 1950, when he wgs seriously injured in a traffic accident. He plays in only a few tournaments each year His cool, last-round 68 gave him a 72-hole score of 270. He was 18 strokes under par for the par-72 Bayshore Golf Club course and two shots in front of Bob Rosburg of San Francisco at the finish. Monti’s winning purse was $2,200. Rosburg got $1,500. Movie Stan Among Pupils “I played well.” the slender, bespectacled Californian said. He spends most of his time teaching golf. His pupils in clude Jack Benny and the Marx Brothers. Monti started the final 18 holes with a one-stroke lead over Rosburg and Shelly Mayfield of Westbury, Long Island. It was a familiar situation In. the first tournament of the win ter tour at Los Angeles, Monti had entered the last round lead ing by a stroke but blew it by taxing a 76 on the last 18 This time he didn’t blow He went into the final nine still leading the field by the same margin. At the 18th, he dropped in an unnecessary birdie putt to increase his margin to two strokes. The credit for his vic tory went to sensational birdie putts of 25 feet on the seventh hole and 35 feet on the 11th. Snead Ties for Third Mayfield, who set a new com petitive record of 65 for the Bayshore course in the second round, ended up in a third place tie witn Sam Snead at 273. Each received $3,075. Fifth place went to young Doug Hig gins of Midland. Tex., who posted 275 and got SB4O. Monti said his leave from Hillcrest will be up in April and he plans to head for home after playing in the tournament at Wilmington, Del. The money winners: Eric Monti, 68—-270 __ $2,200 Bob Rosburg. H 9—272 J.oOO Sam Snead. 67—273 _ i o? 5 Shelley Mayfield. 70—273 liOTo Doug Higgins. 68—276 840 Ted Kroll. 67—276 643 Ctardner Dickinson. 69—276 __ H 43 Bob Inman. 72—276 643 Mike Souchak. 67—277_ 410 Wally Ulrich. 68—277 ZZ 419 John Barnum. 69 —277 419 Peter Thomson, 72—277 419 Marty Furgol, 66—278 228 Leo Biagettl, 69 —278 228 Jay Hebert. 69—278. 228 Ed Furgol. 72—278 22H Gene Llttler. 73—278 ZZII 228 Cary Middlecoff, 69—279 iho Johnny Palmer. 69—279.. 160 Julius Boros. 72—279 _ _ ]HO Tommy Bolt. 70 —280 " 120 Bob Keller. 69—280 r*o Billy Maxwell, 71—280 120 Fred Hawkins. 67—280 120 John Serafln, 72—280 120 •Arnold Palmer. 76—280 ... •Not yet eligible for prize money. Win Over Canadiens Cuts Bruins' Delicit By trie Associated Press The Boston Bruins are back in contention in the National Hockey League's Stanley Cup playoffs after snapping out of a scoring slump with a 4-2 vic tory over the Montreal Cana diens—their first in the best-of seven semifinal series. With the biggest Boston Gar den crowd of the season looking on —a capacity 13,909 the Bruins struck for three first period goals last night. Leo Labine notched his first goal in 17 games and Fernie Flaman and Real Chevreflls scored only 20 seconds apart. The three goals came in a span of only 4:52. That was all Boston needed to cut Montreal's lead to 2-1 in the series. They resume in Boston to morrow night while the Detroit Red Wings, defending cham pions, will be out to score a 4-0 series sweep over the Maple Leafs in Toronto. The Wings and Leafs were idle last night. Detroit has a 3-0 lead. The Bruins dropped the first two games to the Canadiens in Montreal, 2-0 and 3-1. 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Dolph Schayes, who was- high man for Syracuse with 28 points, includ ing 14 of 14 from the foul line, Earl Lloyd and Red Rocha pro vided a brilliant rebounding and shooting game as the Nats won the Eastern playoff for the sec ond straight year. Mel Hutchins scored 17 points in the second half to carry the Pistons to their 3-1 edge in the Western division series. The de feat marked only the second time in the Lakers’ seven years in the league that they failed to win the playoffs. The only pre vious elimination was in the 1950-51 semifinals, when the Lakers were beaten by the Rochester Royals. Clyde Lovellette was high for the Lakers with 25 points, while Hutchins and Dick Rosenthal each scored 21 as the Pistons gained the final round for the first time. Mason-Dixon Conference Rejects Two Applicants RICHMOND, Va., Mar. 28 (£*). —The Mason-Dixon Conference's Board of Directors has turned down the applications of the : Norfolk Division of the College ..of William and Mary and Shep herd College for admission into the 15-member league. However, the directors left the door open for the two institu tions to reapply at a future date. The conference directors include the 15 athletic directors and Commissioner Paul Menton. ■fThe conference directors de cided not to expand at this time,” Hugh Stephens of Ran dolph-Macon College, league president, said. “We feel that the conference is a somewhat unwieldy group now. However, we will review the situation from time to time. “If Norfolk Division and Shep herd are still interested in the future, they may seek admission once more, and their applica tions will be considered.” September 18 was set as the date and American University as the site for the fall meeting. | Second De Voe in 4 Years To Captain Princeton Five By the Associated Press PRINCETON, N. J„ Mar. 28 (IP). —John de Voe, a 20-year-old junior from Indianapolis, is the second member of the De Voe family to captain Princeton Uni versity’s varsity basketball team in the last four years. De Voe’s election culminated a season during which he played a key role in Princeton's drive to the - Ivy League title. John’s [ older brother, Charles, led the squad to the Ivy title in 1952. De Voe ranked second among Princeton's scorers with 306 points in 25 games. His out standing performance was in the playoff triumph over Columbia 1 where he netted 22 points. Rule Cited to End Arguments At WGCC on Shots at Bridges By MERRELL WHITTLESEY Pros Clare Emery and Brick Wood at Washington Golf and Country Club have been beset with a number of rulings where balls come to rest on or near bridges. , Washington probably has more bridges than any club in town, and there have been a lot of arguments lately about shots coming to rest on. oi under or at the point of bridges on 15 and 17. Bill Miller, the golf committee chairman, Billy Martin and a number of others have had j matches decided bv tnterpieta- I tions of the ruling, but some | of those involved were not sat isfied. v t Emery was not sure of the ruling and sent a query to Joe i Dey. the USGA executive di ; rector and rules expert, who spoke Friday night at the Coun try Club of Virginia In Rich mond. Dey says rule 31 speaks for itself, although to some it is a trifle misleading. However, it’s this simple: If your bail comes to t est on a bridge or near it and the bridge interferes with your stroke, the ball can be moved two club lengths—without penalty and no closer to the hole—but must remain within the confines of the hazard. Only when the approach to the bridge extends into the fair way may a ball be moved away for a clear shot, and then, of course, not closer to the hole. It may be moved in an arc if the ball comes to rest against the approach of the bridge on the side opposite from where the golfer played the shot. Some Washington members were of the opinion that if a Area Entries Fight Thursday in NCAA POCATELLO, Idaho, Mar. 28 (IP). —Tentative pairings for the NCAA boxing tournament be ginning at Idaho State College here Thursday list 11 afternoon and 15 evening bouts involving most of the 62 fighters ‘from the 17 schools. Five individual champions from 1954 return to defend their crowns. They are Seija Naya Os Hawaii at 125 pounds, Mary land's Vinnie Palumbo at 132, Johnny Granger of Syracuse at 139, Herb Odom of Michigan State at 147 and Heavyweight Mike McMurtry of Idaho State. Wisconsin’s Gordon Gladson won at 165 last year, but this time will compete at 178. Among the Champions absent is Maryland’s Gary Garber. 119- pounds, who will not compete because of responsibilities at home. His teammate, Palumbo, meets Cyril Okamoto of Hawaii Thursday afternoon and another Terp, 178-pounder Leo Coyne, takes on Dave Fanner of Idaho State that night. Virginia also has two entries. Welterweight Bob Rush fights Bob Pisarich of Louisiana State Thursday afternoon and the winner will meet Bob Rigolosi at night. Tony Dißiase, 156-pound Eastern champion, meets Harold Maekigashira of Idaho State in the afternoon. 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A new contest every day' Double your money back if you buy a new Dodge during the contest—and win. Hurry in for details SEE YOUR DEPENDABLE DODOfc DEALER TODAY! ' THE EVENING STAR, Washington, D. C. MONPAT. MARCH 3*. IKUi ball came to rest on a bridge it could be moved back into the fairway without penalty.* Posi tively not. Chevy Chase Club members are having ,50 yards added to the par four 15th hole, but while 1 the hole will be longer, it does not figure to be any more dif ficult. They're going back to the old 1 greeh location at the base of the woods, with the new green to ' be in play in about two weeks. The green on the 15th was 1 moved from the edge of the trees to a point iust over the * ditch in 1949. The reasoning at the time was to move the green from the trees where it would : get more air. s But the new green added little to the hole, and it will be i leveled off and the area sodded. Two new traps guard the new green. While the hole is longer, most ■ ; golfers prefer to play a longer i shot to the 15th green because j! nine times out of 10 they’re play j i ing from a downhill lie. It's ; easier to hit a four-iron to the i new location than a seven-iron >\ to the closer green that has been ; j used for five years. ! i i i The Maryland State Golf As | sociation has sent advance i notices on the 1955 State . team championship. First-round ■ matches will be played April 17. 1 but entries close April 8 at the MSGA offices, 16 McClellan ! place, Baltimore, i The Maryland State GA also requests all clubs to participate in the USGA's regional turf meeting at 8 o’clock Friday , night at Columbia Country Club. The District Golf Association, co-sponsor, also requests full co operation of its clubs. Middle Atlantic PGA members gathered at Belle Haven today for the annual spring meeting and consideration of the 1955 schedule. Guest speakers were to be Bobby Brownell on insur ' ance and Ted Rutley on taxes : and the pro. BBfIHDHEW Pointed 1 1 'll Factory as a Taxicab/ TAXICABS P. U. C. LICENSE AND TITLE IN YOUR NAMEf DON'T BE MISLEAD B y other deals/ When You Buy Here the P.U.C. License & Title to Cab Go Right in Your Own Name/ |REGALCABCn|Hi *** A-17 I * V ' ffif ' Terps Heading South As Northern Nines Invade Washington I The University of Maryland baseball team goes South to | open its season tomorrow, while | the other collegians here stay at home to take on invader* 1 from the North this week. ' i The Terrapins open at Vir ginia tomorrow, then play at North Carolina Friday and Wake Forest Saturday before making 1 their first home stand a week from tomorrow. | j Vermont. Colby. MIT. West Virsinia and Michigan are among the teams visiting Washington ’ i this week to get the collegiate | season under way. 1 Vermont’s scheduled game against George Washington this I afternoon was cancelled because ! of cold and windy weather, but • the team stays around for an ’ other try at American U. to morrow. II Colby is playing at Catholic U. " tomorrow, Georgetown Wednes : day and American U. Friday. ■ f while MIT comes in to take on 5 GW Wednesday. ! West Virginia opens its sched > ule at AU Tnursday. and Mich i igan arrives Saturday to take ; on Georgetown. | After opening against Colby ■ tomorrow. Catholic goes right > I into its Mason-Dixon Confer : ence schedule. The Cardinals 1 will be host to Towson Teach , ■ ers Thursday and to Loyola in > a double-header Saturday. i ~~~ > Cook Noses Out Jackson t For Small-Bore Honors r , „ Art Cook won the Middle At lantic small-bore rifle champion ! ship yesterday at the National Shooters’ Club at Laurel Cook had the same 791x800 i score as Arthur Jackson, second in the recent Pan American : Games championship, but took ' first place because of a better : standing total. The United States Aggies won : the team crown with a 1,553 score.