April 20, 1956 — Art Schaeffer has a big day at the plate and on the mound to lead Slatington to a 12-3 Lehigh Valley League victory over Palmerton. Schaeffer allows just four hits in gaining the pitching win. Offensively, he collects three hits and scores a pair of runs. Sittler adds to the winning cause with three hits and two runs, while Stoudt adds two hits and a pair of runs. The winners, who score four runs in the opening frame and seal the contest with a seven-run fifth inning, also receive two hits and a run from Kemmerer.
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