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NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published December 19, 1997
Federal investigators "have expanded their probe" of 49ers co-Owner EDDIE DEBARTOLO JR. with a subpoena of the Sands Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City, NJ, to turn over records of any personal gambling activities he may have conducted there (S.F. CHRONICLE, 12/19)....A tennis benefit organized by CBS' TIM RYAN for his wife Lee, who has Alzheimer's, raised an estimated $50,000 to $60,000 for the National Alzheimer's Association and its Boise chapter. JOHN MCENROE and PATRICK MCENROE, who replaced an injured JIM COURIER, played in the event (N.Y. TIMES, 12/19). ...Seven wives, PEGGY HARTSBURG, SHARLENE SYDOR, DEBBIE SAKIC, DIANE HEXTALL, TRACEY ROENICK, KELLY WARD and DENISE CLARK, and one mother, JAN LEETCH, of eight NHL members will donate more than $10,000 worth NHL products to BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS in Canada and the U.S. (THE DAILY).