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									         Sunday, January I, 1961                                                                                               TORRANCE           PRESS                                                                                                                            A-S

                                                                                                                                                                                 Aero Detail Will
       Mike                                                                                                                                                                      Patrol Sky Over
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Torrance High Varsity Opens '61
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Season Wednesday Against Eagles
         Callas                                                                                                                                                                  Parade of Roses
                                                                                                                                                                               In addition to the many
                                                                                                                                                                            hundreds of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      By JOHN \VHITACRE              | anced squads who figure not
                                                                                                                                                                                          police oficers and Coach Will Boerger's Tor- to raise a storm against the
                                                                                                                                                                            Sheriff's deputies who will rance -High varsity basket other four teams.
                              * * *                                                                                                                                         have duties on the streets and bailers open the 1961 Pioneer
                                                                                                                                                                            highways during the Rose League season next Wednes- 1961 predicted outcome of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         The following is the Press's

                                                                                                                                                                            Parade and Rose Bowl festi- day, by hosting El Segundo, the Pioneer League basket-
                       Chargers To Take                                                                                                                                     vities on January 2, the one of the league's top teams, ball race.
                                                                                                                                                                            Sheriff's Aero Detail wil be at 3 p.m.                                       1. Culver City
                        Houston For Title                                                                                                                                   viewing the operation from Torrance, after posting a                         2. Aviation
                                                                                                                                                                            the sky.                              poor 1-5 pre-season record,            3. El Segundo
            Jeppesen Stadium is the name of the site for today's
        American Football League clash between the Loa Angeles                                                                                                                 Traffic will be surveyed are eight point underdogs to                     4. Torrance
                                                                                                                                                                            continuously throughout the the Eagles, who wlfipped 5. Lennox
       Chargers and Houston Oilers in Houston, Texas. Late odds                                                                                                             day from both helicopters             THS 90-74 in the Beverly
       received last night has the home team favored by six points.                                                                                                         and fixed-wing aircraft. Last Hills tournament.                              6. Beverly Hills
            How the nudsmaker* arrived at this favoritism remains                                                                                                                                                    Wednesday's game figures            7. Lawndale
I  . a mystery. Other than Houston playing In their own back
                                                                                                                                                                            year, this was a major factor
                                                                                                                                                                            in dealing with h i g h w a y to be a close content as the
   * yard I see no other reason why tht game couldn't b« called                                                                                                             bottlenecks, and resulted in Tartars are vustlv improved ! I -4.4.^ \A//s« U%«
I      a tess>up.                                                                                                                                                           the smoothest traffic flow in as each game rolls around. In i»-CTTer YY OH Dy
            Both embryonic squads finished the regular season                                                                                                                                                     the earlier loss to El Segundo,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Coach Boerger's crew played Local Youth
                                                                                                                                                                            several years.
       with identical records, 10-4. Both teams have beaten one                                                                                                                Federal Aviation Agency,
       another during the recently concluded campaign. And if                                                                                                               together with Pasadena au- without the and most of their co-captain ofGary A. football
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 services                Cadet 2/Lt              Brooks.
       you're looking for another comparison, both coaches, Gill-                                                                                                           thorities, joined with Pit- top scorer,                          consis-                       the
       man and Hymkus, worked for the Rams in 1959.                                                                                                                         chess in warning pilots of tant rebounder, Bob Weister. team at Brown Militarysecond                   Acad-
                                                                                                                                                                            sight-seeing and other plea-             Starring against the Eagles emy, was awarded his
                         CHARGERS BY THREE                                                                                                                                                                                                             varsity let 1 CM-.   i ' V> «-or of
            Our TV editor, John Barry, informs this corner that                                                                                                             sure aircraft that the Pasa- will be Bill Roberts and Mr. and Mrs. .T. B. Brooks,
                                                                                                                                                                            dena area wil be "off limits" Weister            at forward, six-foot,
       ABC, Channel 7, will carry the clash beginning at 12:30                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Ton-am- o.
                                                                                                                                                                            for the duration of the pro- five-inch Howard Achenbach 32 40 a El Dorado. the senior
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               member of
  fl our time and because its the only game on the tube today                                                                                                               gram.                                 at the center position, Terry and
      some 45 million viewers are expected to take their choice                                                                                                                                                   and Howard Tavlor round class at Brown.
                                                                                                                                                                               Pitchess commented on the out the lineup at the guard'
       seats on the living room 50 yard line to witness the battle.                                                                                                                                                                                           - _.
            Not much as a picker of winners, it is my contention,
                                                                                                                                                                             New York air tragedy, stat- spots.                                       (Easy Walking
                                                                                                                                                                            ing. "Many thousands of air-               20-POINT AVERAGE                  Women who are on their
       however, that the educated toe of Ben Ajrajanian will be                                                                                                             craft  operate in the skies of
       instrumental in upsetting the favored Oilers. And that the                                                                                                                                                    El Segundo is led by all- feet a11 dav                 want a
                                                                                                                                                                             the Los Angeles area. While
      Chargers' great quarterback, Jack Kemp,         will put Ben Jn                                                                                                        we have been extremely               leaguer of last year Dwight fortable walking surface.
      that right position with his passing arm.                                                                                                                                                                                                Fas- That's why they like wood
                                                                                                                                                                             fortunate, with few air cala- Jones. He and guard Ed than floors, especially of resiliant
            George Blanda, signal-caller of the Houston eleven, is         EAGLE-EYED YOUNGSTERS Bob Randle, 15,          Matches at the San Pedro target range and          mities, it would be inviting         cia who averaged better
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       woods like west coast hem-
      no rookie either. It was on the learned arm that the Texas           end Mike Bowman, 14, both of Torrance,         both are enrolled in the National Junior           disaster to allow aerial ob- 20 points per .They in pre-sea- lock which makes an ideal,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          are a of-
      club finished on top. George is a veteran of numerous pro             re among the top ranking junior rifle marks-  Rifle Championship matches to be conducted         servation of the extravaganza.       son contest
  r r.ontests and isn't easily rattled by charging lineman.                                                                                                                                                                                            long-lasting floor.
                                                                           men in the nation. Both received top hon-      at Corona Del Mar in April.                        I urge all pilots to cooperate fensive ballthe defensive care
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  little about
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 club w h o
           The game should be mm exciting one from start to finish
      with the Chargers coming home to Los Angeles, or San
                                                                           or* et the recent Grand Aggregate Rifle                                                           and assist law enforcement."
                                                                                                                                                                                                       •mmiimatHm of the game.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                     In other gamps on tap for                  BITO'
      Diego, with the first title California has soon in years. And
      by just three points.
                                  *      *    *                          Torrance Youths Winners at                                                                LET'S GO                                       Wednesday, last years cham-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  pion Culver City hosts Bever-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ly Hills, while Aviation, who
                                                                         Recent Rifle Competitions                                                         WWUtt
           NEW YEARS GREETING AND BEST WISHES to                                                                                                                                                                  rolled up 10 straight, pre-sea-
      CARL FURILLO, ex-Dodger star, seeking a playing berth                                                                                                                                                       son wins, travels to Lennox.
      with the Angels and Baltimore Orioles. Hope its the Angels,                                                                                                                                                    Aviation is this reporter's
     you gotta stay out here Carl ..... to GEORGE VICO, Two Torrance youths wore trophies, medals, emblems                                                                                                        pick to give Culver City a                OPEN ALL DAY
  0 Torrance councilman and former big-league infielder with gold medal winners at the and certificates for excellence                                          With Darlene Cop*                                 down-to-the-wire battle for
      the Detroit Tigers, another fine year as batting practice Grand Aggregate Rifle Mat- in marksmanship.                                                                                                       the league crown, but the                        TODAY
      pitcher for the Dodgers and likewise in your new role as ches for youngsters 12                         Entered in Nationals
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Centaurs, who have six re-
      politician in the fastest growing city in all America            through 18 yean of age                                                Happy Ney Year to you bowlers. I hope all those who turning lettermen, should                                 11 a. m. fro 9 p. m.
     to LEO DUROCHEB, "I've been black-listed by the owners            which was held recently on Young Handle and Bow- attended the Moonlight Bowl and gala party at Gable House retain the first place trophy.
     as too controversial for a manager," good luck if the Dodger the San Pedro target range. man, are entered in the nat- last night, had a very joyous time. Incidently, anyone                                    Torrance and El Segundo              BEVERAGES ARE SIRVID
     coaching job is offered to you. Help Smokey bring fans Ann Frickman, NRA in- ional Junior Rifle champion- wishing to see the Hose Bowl parade in color is invited to are athis will depend on the                         year's darkhorses,
     another pennant ..... to BOB WATERFIELD and the structor, reported that Mike ship matches to bo conducted come into the Rik-Sha Room Monday morning children and lot of their opening
                                                                                                                               in April                                                                           outcome
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          1304 S. Pacific Ceast Hwy.
     rest of the Ram coaching staff if you're going to bring in Bowman,honors andtop prone at Corona Del Mar Junior arc also welcome.
                                                                                   14, won                                                                                                                                                                      Rodondo Beach
     another miserable team pletse do it with another National position place gold trophy as and in the National
                                                                                              received                                                                          Since the new year is un- round clash Wednesday.
                                                                        the first                        50-yard championship mat-                                        derway, everyone is once again             Beverly Hills, Lennox. and                Phone PR 5-912S
      Football League club ....... to BARON HILTON, owner a permanent award, and Bob ches to be conducted at Brea
     of the "Champion" Chargers; Your liable to lose more than Handle, 15, was awarded the in June.                                                                       eligible to win house trophies. Lawndale are all inexperi-
     just money if you move the team to San Diego. Stick around, econd place gold standing They arc, with other Junior                                                    Trophies are awarded for any
     the fans tre just getting to know you ...... to BOBBY position trophy.                                                                                                of the following performances:
                                                                                                         riflemen, presently entered                                       The 4-6, 7-10, 4-6-7-10, splits;
     BRAGAN, ex-Dodger coach and now director of personnel Handle also placed for two and are firing in the- NRA
     of the National League entry        Houston; hope you find better medals, one in the Governor's Registered Postal matches, a                                          Ladder; Tripicate: Dutch 200;
     than average ballplayers to make up the guts of your squad Match, at the recent Calif- series of four matches in the                                                  first 200 scratch game for
     ....... to TOMMY HARMON, KTLA's fine sports an- ornia State Junior Champion- prone and standing posotion,                                                             ladies and juniors; first 250
     nouncer; many more successful years as the West Coast's ship matches. He also has Rifle Association of America.                                                       scratch game for men; all spare
     top sports commentator. A truly fine gentleman these many many trophies, medals and More than 500 Torrance                                                            game with X on end. The new
     fine years since his stardom with Michigan          some twenty certificates for rifle shooting. youngsters have received                                             trophy should be on display
     years ago ....... to BOB KELLY, the voice of the Rams                                                                                                                 the first week of January, so
                                                                          Firing .22-caliber, rifles basic rifle training in the                                           drop over and drool then pick
     and perhaps that of the new Angels; give us less emotion over the NRA 50-foot range, rifle school conducted at the                                                    up a ball and win one.
     and more play-by-play fact!. You can do it, after all you the youngaters compete for San Pedro range.                                                                            WON ONE
     haven't had to get excited very often these past two years                                                                                                                The Gable Gals on the Cen-
     ........ to        HAPPY CHANDLER, ex-Cojpi mission er of
     baseball; Keep up your fight with Yankee/owner Del Webb
     who you state is running the game. You'll do all baseball
     fans a, notable service .... AND A STACK OF '61 BLUE
                                                                         Warrior Five Brushes Up                                                                           tinela Traveling League rolled
                                                                                                                                                                           Windsor Bowl last Wednesday
                                                                                                                                                                           moring. Our girls rolled some
     PING SPORTS YEAR.                                                   For Last Tourney Session                                                                          pretty terrific games Margar-
                                                                                                                                                                           et Denser, .214-507; Ann Elli-
                                                                                                                                                                           ott, 191-498; Peggy Walls, 186-
                                          Differ Bedroom*
                                                                          Metropolitan Confer- losses at the hands of Santa                                                527 but only won 1 of the 3
    LEVEL                                                              ence basketball teams got Ana and Ventura. . Coach                                                  games. Doris Porter, 182-507;
        Most growing thing* will Storage space in bedrooms back Into the swing of things Stanich's crew finished in a                                                      V>ra Hunt, 196-573; Nita
    grow straight up no             -.:» is more than doubled when this week in preparation for tie for fifth spot, in Metro
    how you plant them, and a rooms are designed with the opening of the 1961 sea- play last year with a 5-0                                                               Schween. 152-406, were their
    bulb planted upside down                                                                                                                                               stiff competition. Next week
                                                                       son on Friday, January 6.         mark.                          the girls will visit Moringside Bowl .where they roll against
    will uaually make it to the built-in chiffoniers that re- With most of the big tour-                         TWO BIG WINS
    surface eventually. Not go, place standard furniture. neys a thing of the past, with Big Harbor College w i n s Rose Lanes. While Ann Hutton is on vacation for two
    the Gladiolus. Plant, it on a Built-ins       only twenty inches                                                                    weeks, Peggy Walls is substituting. Lots of luck, girls.
                                                                       the exception of the Sam thus far include Pierce and
    slant and it grows on a     slant, deep can be designed to use Barry Glendale College tour- Riverside, while the Sea-                                       TEAM PICTURES
    which can be especially di*- wasted space under and nament, the local Metro col- hawks have lost to such                                 T would like to announce again to league secretaries
    couraging to the unsuspect- around windows. Use a pres- leges are still shaping up.                  sarong teams as Compton, and to league bowlers that team pictures will be taken
    ing gardener. To insure level tige wood like tawny beige At El Camino the Warriors Los Angeles State frosh. Mt. immediately after the first of the year. Bill Edmond and
    planting, be sure you. "tart Douglas fir for chiffoniers hoopsters, coached by San Antonio and Cerritos. Bob Wintermeyer of the Torrance Press will place a bulletin
    a lad in the direction you (and finish it with clear lac- George Stanich, has a high Guard John Marincovich is board in the main lobby and will feature team pictures. If
    want it to grow.                                                   scoring starting five com- the team's top scorer, while your team or league is interested, please leave word in my
                                                                       posed of forwards Mike forward Dave Turk is not far file at the front desk. I will try to eventually get in contact
                                                                       Schrader and Bud Cativera; behind.                               with the league secretaries concerning bowling news events
                                                                       center Ron Way and guards Other Harbor stars are for- and picture details.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      CUSTOM MADE
                                                                       John Boyda and Jack Run- wards Si ens Sangtr. Ron                                       LEAGUE OF WEEK
                                                                       yan. Way Is leading scorer on Hernandez, guards Al Wind-
                                                                       the team.
                                                                                                                                             Last week. I completed the Monday leagues at Gable
                                                                                                         feldt and Gerry Sherburne. House in my regular feature "League of the Week." The
                                                                          El Camino'8 early season Harbor tied for seventh spot Tuesday Toots No. 1 is the first Tuesday league to be
                                                                       wins include Glendale Col- last year with Santa Monica covered.
                                                                       lege Oceanside JC, and City College. Both had a 2-12                  The Tuesday Toots No. 1 have 10 teams with 3 members
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Motor Oil
                                                                       Orange Coast, while suffering record.                                                                                                            "THE OIL WHICH IS POWEREX TREATED"
                                                                                                                                        on each. Team 7, 9, and 3 are tied for first place with 33
                                                                                                                                        wins and 23 losses. Weekly honors are held by HS, Pee
                                                                         Motorcycle Racing Program for                                  Wee Murphy, 580; HG. M. Cummings. 222. The Season high
                                                                                                                                        scores to date are HS, Lee Nielson, 610; and HG, Pee Wee                                         NOW ONLY
                                                                         1961 Opens at Ascot January 15                                 Murphy, 233. These scores all include 2/3 of 190 handicap.
                                                                                                                                             League averages range from 81-125. The 125 average
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          c $4 25
                                                                          Unbeaten Skip Van Leeu-        son regardless of class.
                                                                       wen, the spectacular "Flying He gets a rough baptism Final note are the team names. They are Lucky Strikes.
                                                                       Dutchman" of Bcllflower, at Ascot for he will be pitted Cannon Balls .Hangovers, Fast Movers. Striking & Misses,
                                                                       graduates to the expert class against a hatful of former na- Miss Fitts. Alley ("ats, & Chumps.
                                                                       for the first motorcycle TT tional champions, including
                                                                       racing program of the 1061 likes of Ed Kretz Jr., Mon- the approaches for smooth sliding for all the daily leagues.
                                                                       over the treacherous, twist- Icrcy Park; Dick Mann, El So-
                                                                                                                                         is held by two ladies who are M. Marvin and J. Corbett.

                                                                                                                                             A special thanks to Aubin "Mitch" Mitchell who cleans
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          35                  Qt.                  A Gal.

                                                                       ing 9-turn course at Ascot brante; Dick Dorrestoyn. San NICKEL VALUABLE IN                             TINY SPACE
                                                                       Stadium, Gardens, Sunday Ptiblo, and likely Joe Leon- HEATING APPLIANCES                               THERMOMETERS
                                                                       afternoon Jan. 15.                ard, San Jose, who reigned        Nickel plays an important Tiny bead thermistors
                                                                          Over the specially con- supreme in the United States part in electrical heating and made of nickel oxide and oth-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 - SPECIAL -
                                                                       structed Ascot course, the six times.                            cooking. Nickel-chromium re- er materials which are used
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        WHILE THEY LAST
                                                                       daredevil handle-bar jockeys Other dangerous contes- sistance wires in heating ap- to measure temperatures in
                                                                       will be faced with a hazard- tants include Dick Hammer, pliances insure efficient oper- space are so small that they
                                                                       ou§ 10-foot steeplechase jump Lake wood 1000 Southland ation and long dependable can pass through the eye of
                                                                       on every excursion of the champion; Jack Simmons service.
                                                                       track. They fly through the Sun Pedro; Jack O'Hrien. Los
                                                                                                                                                                              a needle.                                 MOTOR CURE .. . $1.25
                                                                       air some 80 feet every time Angeles; Clark White. Bak-                                                                                         Meter Curt plates at it lubricates. Stop* oil burning irwtarrtly,
                                                                       they clear the barrier.
                                                                          Racing, under the direc-
                                                                                                         ersfield. and many more.
                                                                                                            Along with Van Lremven,
                                                                       tion of J. C. Agajanian, be- other new experts include
                                                                                                                                                       NEW CAR DIRECTORY                                              raittt cempreuien, insure* iiutant starts. Quiets hytfreuiic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      valve* and lifters.

                                                                       gins at 2:30 p.m., practice Elliott Schult/. South Gate;                                 G.M.C. TRUCKS
                                                                       laps at 12:30 for the Jan. 15 Mill Green, Altadena. and
                                                                       14-event program, headlined Jimmy Plain, El Sobrante.
                                                                       by. the 15-lap rrmit event.
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                                                                          Van Iveeuwen, who won his A good ceiling for any
                                                                       spurs in the expert class after room in the house is one 5TUDEBAKER
                                                                       24 straight victories in the made of nail laminated 2x4's,
                                                                       novice division, is the b i g narow edge exposed. No
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