The Carolina times. (Durham, N.C.) 1919-current, June 25, 1955, Image 5
SATDBDAY, JUNB tS, lt8S THE CAKMJWA TOm Roy Moore Appointed Head Coach At S. C State College Official Announcement Made Of Choice Of Former St. Aug. Mentor ORANGEBURG, S. C. Roy Douglas Moore, former ly head coach at St. Augustine College, Raleigh, North Caro lina was officially announced this week as head coach at South Carolina State College. “DD” More as he was af fectionately known in Central Intercollegiate Athletic Asso ciation circles began his foot ball career at North Carolina State College where he re ceived the masters degree in Physical Education from Uni versity of Illinois. Head Coach Moore re ported for duty June 1 at South Carolina State College. He began coaching at St. Au gustine College, Raleigh, North Carolina in 4948 and was head of department of physical edu cation at the same college. He continued in the foregoing posi tion at St. Augustine until June 1,. 1955. He was “Football Coach of the Year” of the CIAA conference in 1949, and “Bas ketball Coach of the year’’ of the conference in 1953. Under the new athletic pr(j- gram at South Carolina State College the new coach will be fulltime head coach with a full time assistant coach and other part time assistants. Coach i/foote returning Fri day (June 16) from a recruit ing tour said that all new and old candidates for the 1955 eleven have been notified to re port for practice September 1. He will begin intensive train ing for his 1955 football sche dule in order to be ready for the opening home game which will be played against Allen University Saturday night, Oct. 1. The new stadium lust com pleted at a cost of approximate ly $175,000 including flood lights and other utilities will be dedicated on October 1, the night of the opening home game. PIRATES COMDUaiNG IRVOUI UMPATBUIiUNGTONJUNEn-a The Pittsburgh Pirates will conduct a tryout camp at Bur lington, North Carolina on Monday and Tuesday, June 27th and 28th. The sessions will be held at Burlington Graham Baseball Park, the home of the Burlington Pirates, Pittsburgh’s farm club in the class ‘B’ Ca^o-, Una League, and will start daily at 9:00 A.M. The camp will be under the direction of Rex Bowen, the Pirates’ Area Scouting Super visor in the Central Atlantic states. Bowen will be assisted by Pittsburgh scouts George Pratt. Jim Vennari and Joseph Bowen, and Larry Dorton, manager of the Burlington club. Players must be at least 16 years of ago to be eligible to attend and no Junior Ameri can Legion player will be per mitted to participate in the camp if such participation would interfere with any of bis Legon activities, and such try out will only be permitted with a letter of approval from either hia T.gjinn Qf tho COXH“ mander of the Legion post he represents in Legion play. Players will be required to bring their own baseball shoes and gloves with the Pirates furnishing all other equipment. Players will also be responsi ble for their traveling and liv ing expenses, with the under standing that all expenses will be reimbursed to those signed to contracts in the Pittsburgh organization. GOES HITIESS ON NKIHDAY CHICAGO, m. Gene Baker, the Chicago Cubs’ Negro second baseman, celebrated his 30th birthday June 15th. Cubs passed out the congrats but the Giant pitchers didn’t allow him a hit and thereby ended his six-game hitting streak. HANK THOMPSON STILL AILING QUIETLY ~ MILWAUKEE, Wise. Though he’s still complain ing of chest pains. Hank Thompson is very much in the Giant lineup. Recently he was a patient of Medical Center where he was sent to check up on these on-off pains. Doctors there could see nothing serious Hank continues to play but misses batting driUa. POPE AN ORIOLE NOW BALTIMORE, Md. The trade deadline cau^t Dave Pope out as an Indian but in as a Baltimore Oriole. The husky Negro outfielder was not indispensable to the Indians who let him go with veteran Wally Westlake In exchange for Billy Cox, infielder and Gene Woodllng plus some cash. Pope has been used only part time with the Indians but boasts of a batting average of .297. JAMES' "CHIP" SLIGH, NCC CAGE STAR, MAKES GOOD IN CLASS, NOW ELIGIBLE ■ Last summer this time the saddest word from Coach Floyd H. Broiun of the championship North Carolina College basket ball team was that his star guard, ] James "Chip" Sligh, hadn’t made the grad* scholas tically. More, Sligh returned to NCC after a quarter’s absence. He played the books as hard as he played the ball and at quar ter’s end, he came up winner with a splendid average. “Chip” Sligh today is a far wiser young man than he was two years ago. And if enrolling in the current summer session to make-up lost time is proof of wisdom, "Chip” is continuing to pil0 up points in his knowledge argan.' NCC opponents on the hardwood in 1956 may as well start now building their plans to check Chip, for he'll be in there pitching. A graduate of Adkin High School in his na tive Winston-Salem, ' N. C., Sligh is the son of Mr. and Mrs. James V. Sligh of 1818 Ken tucky Ave. He played on the NCC Eagles 1953 championship team, sparking their offense on many crucial occasions. He will be twenty-years old in July. Elston Howard Not Available For Sale, Trade * - NEW YORK The trade deadline came and went for the Yankees and any reference to trading the star Elston Howard for a much needed pitcher may have been considered but certainly nixed by the front office. For How=^ NEW METHOD UUNDRY And Dry Cleanerg Quality - Service 405 Roxboro St. DIAL 6959 ard, the Yanks’ first Negro-- is continuiTig to shine as a Yankee. Mgr. Casey Stengel calls him a “four-way guy*’—a cateher, right fielder, left fielder and a solid gold pinck hitter. He’s terrific under pressure. Just this week with the Yanks be hind until the 9th inning, How ard came up with the game winning run against the Detroit Tigers. This -marked the third time already, Elston has delivered the game winning blow. His triple in ninth beat the Tigers 7-6 on May 14th and his single in the ninth fixed the Orioles on May 29th 1-0. Howard’s bat ting at .353. Remarked Casey; 2 1 MiSIAIKS \ While Seal uLi'M)i:i) w niski/i *210 PINT $^40 4/5 QUART CARSTAIRS BROS. DISTILLING CO., INC., NEW YORK, N. Y. • BLENDED WHISKEY! 86 PROOF, 72% GRAIN NEUTRAL SPIRITS COUMTRY 6EHTIEMAN tIUIMT BOmON wiisin 6TMRS ou •6 PROOF 10 FT. BottM By J. A. DOUeHERTTS SONS, Ine. DWillwt Philad«lphli, P*. (in no double talk) "Howard has been doing all right for us.. I’m glad I’ve got him and not somebody else. You can bet on that.” SI. LOUIS PKESS cenicizES NEWCONBE SAINT LOUIS St. Louis’ newspapers had a field day criticizing Big Don Newcombe's mannerism of go ing to the resin bag between eveiTf pitch. They tried to label him a showoff for the manner ism which has delighted the fans who root for the big fel low each time at bat. Newcombe will tell you it’s no mannerism—this calling for the I'esin bag so much, for his reason is to keep him out of court. Six years ago, in a game against Philly at Ebbets Field, the bat slipped out of Newk’s hand and hit a specte- tor. The woman claimed in jury to her arm and sued for REVERSIBLE DIb WINDOW SALE! FANS $3,500. The case has Just been settled out of court for $250. Sa^^f Newk: “My hands i>er- spire more than most guy*! I have to go to the bag a lot; sometimes two and three times a piteh.” When asked why others did not do it, he said; “Other guys use pine-tar on their bat hand les. But I can’t use it because it makes my hands too sticky and I wouldn’t be able to piteh.” Thus the mannerism will stand. And it plus Newcombe’s .405 hitting and hit (11-1) make him cam of biggest drawing canto in ball. SLOW AND DOWN AND UfU Driver, let your diving be in to a cool latce this summer..jwt through a windshield. Slow Dowi^ and Live says the State Department of Motor Vehicics. Driver, save your wecrteg in and out for sqiiar* dancing this summer ..not for trafic. Make safety your partner on the roed. 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