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Prospects Bright Believed Good For New City League SEVERALGROUPSTO ENTER AO6REGATION Others Desiring To Partici pate in Summer Base, ball Are Invited Prospects sot the formation of h Henderson city league in buseboM are \ery good so far with three t earns sig nifying the.r intentions of entering P*> The Wtgg.Tis Cowboys, a bunch of ex-high school .--tars that o»e at pres ent making their headqiM Tiers at wiggins Drug Stur*-. are making their plans to enter a tea nwrul say that they will be ready wdhin a short no tice to begin pktymg They have not completed their organization as yet. but it .s tl.ough ti»at C S. Weotei wouid probably be the manager for the club The peat office team, which is al ways a .strong .eggreglUun is plan rung co get together again thus year and woukl enter such a l»-agoe as is proposes! In a telephone conversa tion this morning with a member of the te-cni. he and that they would lx glad to enter and while he could not tell anything definitely today, he felt sura that they would ha\e a repre seMaJiva in th • league, if formed. demerits Motor /Cbm'paay suited this morning through Bill Hester that were planning on liaving a team and would erne* a c.ty league if onr was formed Any other teams, organized or un organised. that would like to be in any such league ate asked to let it be known aa soon as possible, so tlui' plans for an organization of the league may go forward, and so that play mav be started as soon as possible. Let your intentions be known numdiate iy Toda^pmes PIIIMONT LEAtil'E High Point at Wilmington. Winaton Salem at Aahevilie. Durham at Greensboro. Charlotte at Raleigh. AMERICAN LEAGUE St. Louis at Philadelphia. Detroit at Washington. Chicago at New York. Cleveland at Boston. NATIONAL LEAGUE Brooklyn at C.neinnati New York at Pittsburgh. Philadelphia at St. Louis Boston at Chicago. I AT WATKINS I CLOSING OUT SALE | I 22 Men’s Suits $2.97 All Wool I I 39 Men’s Suits $5.97 All Wool I I ■! I 23 Boys’ Suits $1.97 I; I 76 Pairs Men’s Pants 47c, 77c and 97c I H i I All Shirts at l / 2 Price I | Good Sox 3 Pair 25c I I MEETS STRAW HATS 69c I I Men's Dress Shoes $1.97 I I Come and Get Bargains I I While You Can I I‘IEOMOMT LEAGUE Winston-Salem 12; Aaheville 6. Othane, rain. AMERICAN LUAGUe New York 3; St Louis 0. Others, cold and rain. NATIONAL LEAGUE Cincinnati 4; PhtkujhHphta 1. Brooklyn 6, St. la>uis 3 tXhens postponed, rain. CLAMMIS AT STARE FRIDAY Mount Airy and. Roanoke Rapids To Cloak in Game At Ckopel HiU Chapel HiU. May 12. Meeting here Friday afternoon at 3 o'clock for the State Class B baseball championship, Mt. Airy High will present one of the best young pitchers in the State i '. Lefty Dean, and Roanoke Rapids will oppose him with a slugging club which won both its last two games in ’lie eastern championship series by ld-4 scores. • I'he meeting should be an interest ing one Dean pitched the Mt. Airy Sub to the championship last yeat, [ and he has been going better than ever this yeur. Ayers, second base man: Milkman, first baseman; Bad ett. third baseman, and Jordan, right fielder, are also regulars from last year, giving Mt. Alrv one of the -tlongest teams it has had in several years. Roanoke Rapids was a semi-finalist n the East last year, losing to Row and. the team Mt. Airy beat in the i tinals. The Eastern champions have | a veteran team. with, a star' catcher I named Fleetwood Sullivan, and three | outstanding pitchers. Ollie Acree j > antes McNeil and Elmer Starke ( .'n.tee is probably the ace of the three lul will probably get the starting :J1 “RED 1 GUTHRIE TO CO TO LYNCHBURG I ■ Red Guthrie, local boy. has been j tdeivd to report to the Lynchburg '’utters in a semi-pro league in Vir- ! <n a it was learned today. Guthrie ] .a.-, the rookie catcher on Pahhnan's ! .thle .cs that fa .'ed out here Tuesday nd is rated as a pretty good receiver 1 1 senu-pto ball. "Rad'’ is to report n Lynchburg Saturday to take up I i i.i duties with tiiat club HENDERSON, (N. G.,> DAILY DtSPAtCB THURSDAY, M A Y 12, 1932 PENN STATE WILL BRING NtANY STARS Carolina Facet Hard Fight In Track Meet at Hill Saturday Chapel Hill. May 12. The Carolina track team will have its last and pro bably its hardest dual meet here Sat hrday afternoon. Penn State is one of two teams to beat Carolina in the last 10 years, and the Lions have a strong team and many stars. The Pennsylvanians are always powerful in the distances and this year they will present Glassburn, cross country captain, King, captain elect, and Dunaway, forming one of their best trios. Dunaway is a newcomer, but he tan the half in near record time at the Penn Relays. He anchored two relay teams, and he ran away from Hardman, Navy flier, to lead Penn to a victory in the sprint medley re lay. Aldrich is said to be a sophomore flash in the 100, and Dale and Van Keuron are veterans in the 220. Grittsage rates with the best men in the East at 440 yards, and the Penn distance men need no mention. In the other events the Lions have strong veterans in Hill in the hur dies; Hammond in the high jump; Edwards in the Hhot; and Sigel in the discuss and Javelin. Duke Winner Over Davidson In Game Played In Durham Durham. May 12 (AP)— Jim Mc- Keithan, veteran Duke right hander, was in excellent form here yesterday aftiernoon a*id the Blue Devils wal loped Davidson. 10 to 2. McKekh al lowed only four hits three of which were collected by Mathin. Wildcat right fielder and struck out 11 men. Ht- i c sued only two bases on balls. Duke found Croaker's offerings for 11 hits, including a double and triple by McKeitluan. and had little trouble in winning, Croaker walked eight men, Score by innings: R.H.E Davidson 000 200 000 2 4 1 Duke 004 100 32x 10 11 2 Batteries: Davidson Croaker, West end Whitley. Duke McKeithan and Howell. Darwin, storm center of so much controversey for years, was himself one of the gentlest and least pug nacious of scientists. [Stai)idinfts[ PIEDMONT LEAGUE Club W. L. Pot. Winston Salem 11 3 -786 Wilmington 3 8 Greensboro 7 5 .588 Raleigh 77 .500 Asheville 6 7 .462 High Point 5 6 .455 Durham 5 9 . 357 Charlotte 4 9 .308 AMERICAN LEAGUE Club W. L. Pci. Washington 17 5 773 New York 14 6 700 Detroit 13 8 .610 Cleveland 16 10 .615 Philadelphia 9 12 .429 St Louis 11 15 • 44u Chicago 6 17 .261 Boston 4 17 .190 NATIONAL LEAGUE Club: W. L. Pet. Chicago 17 6 .739 Boston ~13 8 .619 Cincinnati 15 12 .556 Philadelphia 12 11 .522 St. Louis 11 14 .440 New York 8 12 .400 Brooklyn 8 13 .381 Pittsburgh 7 15 .318 WAKE FOREST HAS CHANCEFQR BREAK Victory Today Over David son Would Assure Thera of At Least Tie Club W. L. Pet. Wake Forest 5 0 1.000 Duke 4 2 .667 State 4 3 .571 Carolina 2 3 .400 Davidson 0 7 .000 Wake Forest'.* Deacons, unbeaten leaders in the Big Five race, gets an opportunity today to clinch at least a tie for the 1952 baseball champion ship of North Carolina College circles. The Deacons will beet, Davidson’s Wildcats on Gore Field at Wake For ts! in a game act, for 3:30 o'clock. A win today tor the Deacons will a.-\sure Coach John Caddell's proteges of no worse than a Ue for the title even should they drop their two re maining gomes —with Duke and Caro lina . Only Duke's Blue Devils have a pos sibility of moving into a tie with the Baptists —provided Wake Forest wins today—as all other clubs have lost more than two g ames. Duke remain ed ill the running yesterday by defeat ing Davidson lit-2. RAIN BLOCKS LAST GAME OF BULLDOGS Oxford Orphanage and Highs Unable To Play Game As Planned Rain bblocked the lust high school contest of ibe season for the Bulldogs yesterday, when they were scheduled to meet the the strong Oxford Orph anage nine at League Park. School closed yesterday and the 1932 high school baseball team paosed into history wkih the blocked contest of the afternoon. Some of the 1932 Bulldogs were to roe their last action in Henderson high uniforms with the tilt, with Ox ford, but the rain blocked their chance to cavort tiheir last time 111 the name of Henderson high. Tile season hasn't been such a suc j t pssful one for the locals this year ( since Coach Payne had to build a I team from a very few seasoned veie runs, but t.he boys worked hard and tried to pul a strong aggregation on the field at ail time®. Many of the lower classmen saw ac tion in games this spring, and. with added experience dpring the summer rn vindlots, they should be good m*- ' * erial to start arm build on next sea son. There are about 110 000 Japanesese in Continental Amei ica, one-quarter being American-born. tamsE SOT \ TevA. Voo, ' — . t J 1932 High Schoo f Bas e.ball Team iif sHm!flip '-'**>*- • *v vXrav- A -a’ ________________________ mmmmmmmm Devils Meet V. P. I. Friday Then Carolina On Saturday Durham, Muy 12. The Blue Devils [ of Duke will play a return game with V. P. I. at Duke pork here tomorrow afternoon as a prelude to their clash , 1 with the Carolina Tar Heels here Sat-1 urday. Both games will start at 3:15; o’clock. Coach Jack Coombs will depend on j Roy Alp** t, star sophomore right hander, to hold the heavy-hitting Gobblers in check in the tilt tomor row. Duke won the first game be tween the two teams this season. 7-5, i by a ninth inning rally. Stations every Monday 70% increase in anti-knock W*«i makes the new SINCLAIR REGULAR GASOLINE actually superior to some premium gasolines—yet it costs you nothing extra! Here is a new, high-test motor fuel speedier acceleration in traffic. For with a 70% increase in anti knock — surprising fuel economy. For real a gasoline which is actually superior motoring enjoyment! « in anti-knock to some premium gas- < Ask for the new Sinclair Regular, olines selling at three cents more stepped up 70%—use it for 30 days per gallon. and see the difference. Try a tankful of the gasoline on NOTE: For best results use either SINCLAIR which Sinclair expended $18,000,000 OPAUNE MOTOR OIL or SINCLAIR PENN c T •, r SYIVANIA MOTOR OIL. Both have been in rehnery improvements. Try it tor . , • r ' de-waxed and also freed from petroleum knockless power on the hills. For jelly at as low os 60" F. below zero. —a new The best game played at Duke park this year is expected .Saturday wheu Carolina comes to Durham to get re venge for the 6-2 defeat the Blue Devils handed them at Chapel Hill earlier this season. The tilt is expected to be a hurling duel with Bobby Coombs, Duke’s bril liant little mound ace, opposing Cap tain Cecil Longest of the Tar Heels. Longest won the final game of the 1931 season for the Devils to be the only Tar Heel pitcher to win a game from Duke in five years. Th© Piedmont Parade Old Jupiter Pluvius winner yesterday s p lt '* games, taking three out of to be played. Ram bits Red u' Us Points contest i„ W.Jinm K i 1(I1 Sjj* ham was fo.ee,, to ie,nu„, IU1^; Greensboro and the Charlotte u nets found it to wet t„ ~ ” or ' sting the Raleigh Caps Ceurh There was only one game play.* Twins Top Tourist The Winston-Salem Twin* bit , lnit y and well in A.-heville .vest*, da ®, top the Tourist 12 to 6i„ , h „ L* u gi*ne of their mid week sene, v, Pexzula and Smith were the m hurlers used by the Twins with <n!!t pitching the best game. ' ® h VIRGINIA SCHOOL AMONG FAVORITES Chapel Hill. May 12 Mej.sar.mun Military Academy of Virginia wui he one of the favorites to lift Staunioi I crown in the sixth annual Souths,' Interscholastic Track and Games here Saturday afternoon. Massanuteen finished one half behind as Woodberry Forest w,m the Virginia State meet last wvek-enu and has a number of stars includ ing Jannell, Birch and Black m the dashes; Werbelow and Speer m S h r hurdles and jumps; and Zon, b„u, inick and Speer in the weights. Staunton, winners in luaj Wllj make a strong bid to retain its. tni r and Riverside, runner-up in 1931 seen as having a strong team. Other teams already entered include Gr.-ei, brier. Danville and Augusta military academies, and Virginia Episcopal School.