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DETROIT (A') - The Detroit
Tigers fired Manager Bill Norman
yesterday less than five minutes
after the team lost its 15th game
in 1 starts.
Jimmy Dykes, long-time major
league player, manager and coach,
was named to succeed Norman.
The 62-year-old Dykes, who has,
managed the Chicago White Sox,
Philadelphia Athletics, Baltimore
Orioles and Cincinnati Redlegs will
take over before tomorrow's dou-
bleheader here against the New
York Yankees.
"No Criticism but.. ."
"I have no criticism of Norman
except that he couldn't pick the
club up," said General Manager
Rick Ferrell.
Ferrell, named general manager
just before spring training began
when John McHale left to join the
Milwaukee Braves, said the deci-
sion to fire Norman was his alone.

"I feel another manager can
jell this club,".he explained. "The
potential of the Detroit club has
not been realized. Dykes is an
experienced big league manager. I
always liked his style. He's ag-
gressive and has a big league back-
ground."
McHale said much the same
thing when Jack Tighe was fired,
and Norman named to the post
last June 10. in Boston when the
Tigers were in last place.
The Tigers brought Norman out
.of the minor leagues to take over
the club, and it wound up fifth, a'
half-game out of the first division.
Have Won Two
This season, the Tigers have ex-
perienced one of the most disas-
trous starts in the: club's 59-year
history. They lost six in a .row,
won a game, lost six more and
won their second game.
Yesterday's 15-3 defeat by the,
Washington Senators was the.
third straight in Detroit's latest
losing streak.
Ferrell said yesterday's outcome
was not the sole reason for Nor-
man's firing, but he made it plain
the lopsided score triggered his
decision. He said he talked with
Dykes, who has been a coach for
the Pittsburgh Pirates, by tele-
phone today shortly after the
Pittsburgh-St. Louis game at Pitts-
burgh.
Norman Stunned,
Norman, a 48-year-old veteran.:
of 30 minor league campaigns as
a - player, manager, coach and.
scout before he got his first shot
at a big league managerial job in
Detroit, was stunned.
The big fellow was near tears in
his tiny office just off the players'
quarters, in the Detroit clubhouse.
"I didn't quit,' gentlemen," he
said, staring at the floor. "I was

fired. I guess I'll go back home.
They'd better pay me for the rest
of the season, though."
Locked the Doors
Norman had locked the club-
house doors after this, the worst
defeat and the sloppiest perform-
ance of the season for the team
that some sports writers predicted
would give the Yankees a run for
the American League pennant.
Ferrell came to Norman's quar-
ters almost immediately and told
him: "Bill, I have a tough job to
to."
Thus Norman bowed out after
only 326 days as a big league man-
ager.
Sixth Manager since 1952
Dykes becomes the sixth Detroit
manager in less than seven sea-
sons. Red Rolfe was fired midway
through the 1952 campaign and
since then Fred Hutchinson, Bucky
Harris, Tighe and Norman have
come and gone.
Dykes was an infielder on Connie
Mack's great Philadelphia Athletic
teams of the 1920s. He was man-
ager of the White Sox from 1934
until he was fired in May 1946.

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ARMY-NAVY type Oxfords - $7.75;
socks 39c; shorts, 69c; military sup-
plies. Sam's Store. 122 E. Washington.
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BIKES and SCOOTERS
'53 VESPA. German-made. Reasonable.
Call on Thurs. & Fri. 4-5:30. NO
2-4739. N62
BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY
GUY CARI is now accepting applica-
tions in his newest beauty college.
Days, afternoons, and evening classes.
For student beautician. For more in-
formation write or call Ann Arbor
Beauty College, 4567 Washtenaw,
Ypsilanti or NO 5-7500, )CCI
BUSINESS SERVICES
TYPING-NO 5-3511, evenings or ma-
terials accepted 12 noon at U High
office. Gladys Smith. J4
TYPING: Thesis, Term papers, reason-
able rates. Prompt service. NO 8-7590.
F42
MAYNARD & SEEGER
WELDERS and
BLACKSMITH NG
109 S. Ashley
NO 8-7403
J60
FOR TODAY'S breakfast why not buy'
some lox, cream cheese, bagels, onion
rolls, or assorted Danish pastry? Plan
ahead also . . later in the week
we'll have smoked whitefish, gefitle
fish, kosher soups, pastrami, an4
corned beef. Shop at Ralph's for these
delicious foods.
RALPH'S MARKET
709 Packard NO 2-3175
J56

BUSINESS SERVICES
SPRING GARDENERS: We can meet
aill of your gardening needs. Grass
seed and fertilizers, lawn and fer-
tilizing carts, lawn rakes, pruning
shears and all other gardening tools.
MUEHLIG & LANPHEAR
311 S. Main St.
Phone NO 2-3277
363
USED CARS
FOR SALE
We specialize in good used cars from
$100 up. GENE'S AUTO SALES at
544 Detroit Street. NO 3-8141. N3
'57 CHEVROLET
CONVERTI BLE
Black and white top. Padded' dash.,
good condition, low mileage, auto-
matic trans. Radio and heater..
Phone Pinckney UP 8 3-445
N71
USED CARS:; For Sale, 1950 DeSoto
Custom - good condition. 1953motor,
radio, heater. Clean inside and out.
Call John Logan, NO 2-3779. 7--10
P.M. N63
MERCEDES BENZ '52, 220, motor re-
cently overhauled, must sell. Call Bill,
NO 5-7433. N70

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Figure 5 average words to a line.
Call Classified between 1:00 and 3:00 Mon. thru Fri.
and 9:00 and 11:30 Saturday - Phone NO 2-4786

FOR RENT
SWIMMING POOL
Five room apt,, furnished, co:
pletely modern.Sublet for sum
Call after 5 P.M. NO 3-7002.
NEW 4 and 5 room furnished aptss
able f or summer. Air conditic
modern, kitchen with dishwa
Parking, near campus and host
Call NO 5-7857 or NO 3-8628.
FOR SUMMER: Full house, 5 r
plus full basement. Completely
nished, 3 blocks from campus.
reasonable. Call Tom, NO 3.7541,
305.
STUDY UNDISTURBED
Large quiet rooms for men. N
campus. NO 3-4747.
2 RMS, FOR RENT. You take
choice. Park free in my drive
Breakfast and privileges. NO 2
or NO 2-7283.
303 S. DIVISION. 2nd floor apartn
Very well decorated. Bachelor a
merit. Would prefer Instructoi
Professor. Available by April
Can be seen from 9 A.M. to 5
Phone NO 3-5797, ask for Mrs. F
LAiIGE ROOM in our house for
Quiet Gentleman. Living and bed
furniture. Garage included. P.
HU 3-1316.
FOUR GRAD MEN, 3 bedrooms,
nished house, 2 car garage. East
residential area. Available in
NO 2-7395.
3 ROOM PRIVATE bath available
1st, 2-2-room private bath, 1-2-1
with bath to sublet for sun
Campus location. Phone NO 2-86
8-8253.
COMPLETELY furnished 3 room h
overlooking Whitmore Lake. E
the beauty and fun of the lakt
the remainder of the school
boat included. $70.00 a month
utilities. Call HI 9-4732.

DETROIT (P)-Bill Norman was
fired yesterday as manager of the
Detroit Tigers because the players
weren't performing as well as the
front office thought they should.
"I -felt another manager could
jell the club," said general man-
ager Rick. Ferrell after he fired
Norman and replaced him with
Jimmy Dykes.
"I have no criticism of Norman--
he's a friend of mine-except that
he couldn't pick the club up. I
hope another manager can.
Pitching Down
"It was just that the potential
hadn't been realized. We feel we
have a better ball club than we've
seen. For one thing our pitching
staff hasn't been up to par.
"We just have- a better team-
than the record shows. Every ball
player has hustled on every play.
Their morale isn't down."
Ferrell, new as general manager,,
said it was his decision alone to
let Norman loose.
"The owners didn't make the
decision," Ferrell said. "I did.
Only Dykes Considered
"No one but Dykes was con-
sidered as a replacement. I wanted,
aot experienced manager who was
aggressive and had a big league
background."
When Norman became Tiger
manager last June, he had no
experience running a team in the
majors. He played a few games in
the big leagues in the early 1930s
and coached two seasons with the
St. Louis Browns. The rest of his
career was confined to the minors.

DETROIT (A)-The tailspinning
Detroit Tigers yesterday swapped,
southpaw pitcher Billy Hoeft to
the Boston Red Sox for utility
infielder Ted Lepcio and pitcher
Dave Sisler.
While Detroit obviously is des-
perate to come up with a winning
combination, Hoeft, a 20-game
winner in 1956, has spent much of
the last two seasons in the man-
agerial doghouse. His, lifetime rec-
ord is 74-78.
Lepclo, who has played-every
infield position except first base,
has a big league batting average
of .247. But in Detroit's Briggs
Stadium he had a lusty .412 aver-
age over a six-game stretch last
season and won an extra-inning
game with a home run off Hoeft.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (R) - Tomy
Lee, an English .colt owned by
wealthy Texan Fred Turner, Jr.,
nosed out Sword Dancer after a
scorching stretch battle in the
Kentucky Derby yesterday.
Then the huge crowd, estimated
at. some 100,000 had to sweat out
a foul claim for 17 minutes before
the stewards flashed the red offi-
cial sign on the. infield odds board.
Tomy Lee is only the second
foreign-bred horse in history to!
win: the race. It was one of theI
most dramatic finishes ever seen
in America's most glamorous horse
race.
Seventeen Started
Seventeen horses started in the
$163,750 race, second richest of all
Derbies, Christopher T. Chenery's
First Landing, the champion two-
year-old of 1958, finished third
behind Tomy Lee and the Brook-
meade Stable's Sword Dancer.
There was two and one quarter,
lengths between the second and
third horses, while Mrs. Jacques
Braunstein's Royal Orbit was
fourth, another length away.
Jockey Bill Boland, who won
the 1950 Derby with Middleground,
lodged two foul claims against
Tomy Lee.,
Shoemaker Up
Tomy Lee's jockey was Willie
Shoemaker, who was involved in
the most recent Derby rhubarb
two years ago. In the 1957 Derby
Wee Willie misjudged the finish
line aboard British-bred ,Gallant
Man, and stood up momentarily
in the saddle.
This time, however, Shoemaker,
'a 25-year-old national champion
rider from El Paso, Tex., was on
the winning side. He had won the
1955 Derby when Swaps, a Cali-
fornia colt, upset Nashua,

1957 VW SEbAN, BLACK

HELP WANTED
WANTED:' Clinical Biochemist for 400
bed general hospital in midwest. New
biochemistry laboratories under con-
struction. Salary open. Excellent op-
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Box No. 44. H36
NURSE wanted for boys camp June 25--
Aug. 23. Would consider husband &
wife if husband can qualify as coun-
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needed. Please write giving back-
ground and previous experience. Camp
Flying Eagel, 1251 Weber Dr., Lansing,
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MECHANICALLY minded person with
knowledge of biological sciences to
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commensurate with qualifications.
Call ext. 687, University Hospital for
interview. H32
MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIST 1I--45667-
$6387 (Effective June 29, 1959). Pres-
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not over 40. A.S.C.P. registered, 3
years experience. Promotional oppor-
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maximum $6866. Liberal fringe bene-
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MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIST or Labora-
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to box No. BB17; Michigan Daily, for
interview. '. H25
LOST AND FOUND
GRUEN Wristwatch, engraved. John
Spielman. Reward. Call University
ext. 598 or NO, 3-6079. A96
Don't forget that the 1959 MICHIGAN-
ENSIAN has gone to press and will
be here in two to three weeks. So
don't be left without a yearbook and
order yours today. A254
LOST: A fraternity pin, gold base,
pearls, black centerstone with A.C.C.
Reward. 417 Winchell, W.Q. A45
REAL ESTATE
BUILD your dream house near the
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1 miles from city limits, beautiful
building site. garden soil, an ideal
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Road, Ann Arbor, NO 8-6249. R6

1958 VOLVQ SEDAN
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605 E. Williams
Phone NO 8-7066
,15a
EXPERT TYPING. Theses, Papers. NO
8-6157. J76
Radio, Phono, T.V.
SERVICE
Fast Dependable Pick Up & Delivery
Ann Arbor Radio and TV
1217.S. University, Phone NO 8-7942
J61
LAWNMOWER SERVICE
Your lawnmower sharpened and re-
conditioned like new. Finest preci-
sion process. Free pick-up. NO
3-8949. FF28
ON-DAY SERVICE
and COMPLETE SERVICE at
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Shoe Repairing - Hat Cleaning
Tailoring - Pressing
Shoe Shining'
119 East Ann Street
(opposite court house)
NO 8-6966
Free ipick-up 'and delivery,
J32
Eddie's Paint Store
Colors................$2.48 per gal.
White paint ........ $1.98 per gal.
117 J. Ann NO 8-6966
)J15

303 S. Ashley

N72

TRANSPORTATION

FOR SALE
ELECTRIC TYPEWRITER. Perfect con-
dition. List price' new, $465. Will sell
for less than %. Call NO 2-2763 any
night from 5:30 to,. 7:00. B60
REFRIGERATOR-7% cubic feet. Call
Dan Snow, NO 2-2531. B61
SPECIAL: 60 Ndrwa' 'Spruce 3-4 feet.
5 for $10., Shade trees-Evergreens.
Reasonable. 2-0369 or 3-0857. B58
FLOOR-LENGTH wedding gown, size 8,
NO 3-6546 after 5. B52
35 FOOT 856 Marlette, excellent con-
dition, fully equipped, air condi-
tioned. Call NO 3-2294 after 5. B2
UPRIGHT Kingsbury piano. 450. Call
NO 2-4984. after 5:30 p.m. B48
SIAMESE Kittens. Stud service. Call
NO 2-9020. B23
WANTED TO RENT
WANTED - modern furnished apart-
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0117
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YESTERDAY'S RESULTS
San Francisco 8, Milwaukee S
Chicago 4, Philadelphia 3
Cincinnati 16, Los Angeles 4
Pittsburgh 2, St. Louis 1
TODAY'S GAMES
Los Angeles at Cincinnati (2)
San Francisco at Milwaukee
Chicago at Philadelphia (2)
St. Louis at Pittsburgh (2)

YESTERDAY'S RESULTS
Baltin'ore 3, Kansas City 1
Cleveland 5, New York 2
Boston 5, Chicago 4
Washington 15, Detroit 3
TODAY'S GAMES
Washington at Cleveland (2)
Baltimore at Chicago
Boston at Kansas City
New York at Detroit (2)

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CARSERVICE, ACCESSORIES
NEW ATLAS TIRES
"Gripsafe" in sets of 4; 4-670x15,
$58.75; 750x14, $74.95; (plus recap-
able tires and tax). Other sizes
comparably low. Tune-ups. Brake
Service.
HICKEY'S SERVICE STATION
Cor. Main & Catherine NO 8-7717
S3
FOREIGN CAR SERVICE
We service all makes and models'
of Foreign and 'Sport Cars.
Lubrication $1.25!
Nye Motor Sales
514 E. Washington
Phone NO 3-4858
)S7
C-TED STANDARD SERVICE
Friendly service is our business.
Atlas tires, batteries and accessor-
ies. Warranted & guaranteed. See
us for the best price on new &
used tires. Road service-mechanic
on duty.
"You expect more from Standard
and you get it!"
1220 S. University at Forest
NO 8-9168
S1
WHITE'S AUTO PAINT SHOP
Bumping and Painting
2007 South State NO 2-3350
)S2

Celebrate Music Festival Time.
Entire Westminister Monaural
L.P. Stock $2.98 each.
LIBERTY MUSIC SHOP%
211 S. State 205 E. Liberty
NO 8-9013 NO 2-0675
X21
RARE Violins & String Instrument
repairs, Pianos (Baldwin, Ivers &.
Pond, Estey) and Organs (Baldwin,
Estey, Thomas) New and Used.
Terms.
MADDY MUSIC
508 E. William NO 3-3223
)X1
PIANOS - ORGANS
Best offer Keyboard Service
WURLITZER SOHMER KIMBALL
Dealer
ANN ARBOR PIANO CO.
213 E. Washington. NO 3-3109
)X3
BUSINESS PERSONAL
FRENCH AND GERMAN. Experienced
European tutor. Call NO 3-2975.
FF31
GUITAR LESSONS:
Guitars, qualified 'instructor;
Call Maddy Music for details.
NO 3-3395 508 E Williams
FF6

2805 E. Michigan HU 2-2204
)Ms
FOR RENT
2 BDRM terrace apt. Birmingham.
Freshly decorated, finished basement,
new, electric kitchen, pleasant: out-
look on large lawn. Near playground,
school commuter train. Ideal for
young children, a couple/anyone de-
siring charming surroundings. Ren-
tal $105 per mo. Call MIdwest 4-1240
Collect/write E.B. Mason, 1944 Grae-'
fiel Rd., Birmingham. 0 C158
SUMMER APTS. close to campus and
St. Joseph's Hospital. One furnished,
one unfurnished. Phone days NO 2-
6701 and nights. NO 3-8172. 0159
.'RECOMMENDED, by Duncan Hines
-- 5 fully. Air-Conditioned Rooms.
Perfect for 3 or 4 of any sex. Hi-Fi,
T.V., excellent atmosphere for all
Summer activities. Call NO 2-5797,
C143
TRAILER SPACE
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US-23 15 miles North of Ann Arbor.
Large lots, reasonable rates, pleas-
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STARLIGHT TRAILER COURT
10175 Bishop Rd. ACademy 7-7199
)C1
FOR SUMMER. Full House. Will hold
6-8 comfortably. Furnished with cook-
ing facilities. Can rent as group or
individually. Rent $25 a month per
man. Located 3 tblocks from Campus
at 422 Hamilton. Call NO 2-3819.
0149
FOR SUMMER: Large nicely furnished
house, 4 bedrooms, automatic washer,
dryer. Garage. Very reasonable. NO
3-7687. C150
FOR SUMMER: Furnished apt. for 2;
bedroom, private bath, living rm.,
dinette, kitchen, screened balcony.
Five minute walk to campus. NO
3-7657. C153
UNFURNISHED living rm., bedrm. and
kitchen; private bath and entrance.
$85 a month. Call NO 2-3057. 0154
NEW 4 man air conditioned apt., 1 block
from campus. Call after 5, NO 3-9521.
C155
SUBLET -2bedrooms, furnished house
for summer.' Northwest residential
area. NO 3-7054. 0157
LAKE MICHIGAN FRONTAGE-beauti-
fully wooded with all sand" beach,
Manistee County. Contact Ted Smith,
1517 North Foster, Lansing. IV 2-
6113. C132
INEXPENSIVE summer rooms at Trigon
Fraternity. Quiet study atmosphere.
NO 3-5806.C152

PORTRAITS SKETCHED at
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