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HONOLULU STAR-BULLETIN, TUESDAY, OCT. g, 1912.
THE TRUTH ABOUT SPORT
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NO MARATHON RACE
FOR ANOTHER MONTH
Twenty-five Candidates Have
Turned Out at McKinley and
Coaches Find Good Material
The McKinley High School boys are .
snowing spirit ana piuc tnis year
which reflect a -great deal of credit
on them. In previous years they have
relinquished the first place In football
to their rival Punabou. but only after,
a determined struggle. This year,
however, the boys are going Into the
game to win, and are ably assisted
by P. N. Folsom. director of athletics;
A. L. Hall and F. M: Friesell, coaches.
Mr. Polsom deserves a good deal
of credit for the interest he has shown
In the team. He does not claim to
be a professional coach, but each year
he turns out with the oys and gives
bis afternoons to them, and they in
turn do their best for him. '
Mr. Hall Is a graduate of the Uni
versity of Illinois and was a star
quarterback on the college team.
Mr. Friesell Is a well-known ath
lete in Honolulu. He takes great in
terest in the McKinley boys. and gives
as much of his spare time as possible
to the coaching of the football team.
More Preliminary Work.
Mr.' PnUnm haji rom to 1 h rrmrhi.
sfon that previously the boys have not
bad enough preliminary practise, and
, , It rs bis intention this year to lay spe
cial stress on that subject . The boys
' will be drilled In passing, punting and
special team-work.; I "BILL ROSA.
More interest hat been dlsnlaved. Former High School Captain Who Is
ts year in football than in anyyearj Helping to Coach 1912 Squad.
previous. Twenty-five boys turned out ' tt tt U 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8
and they givo promise of an excellent i he was .laid up by . an accident and
team. William Rosa, last year's cap-! was unable to play, but he hoDes to
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tain, is showing the right) school
spirit by giving many cf his after
; noons In assisting the regular coaches.
'Ihe boys appreciate this and show
their appreclatoin by doing the best
that is in them. 1 ' ' ,
Dyson, last year's guard, was elect
ed captain this year, and shows him
self perfectly car?.t!e of shouldering
the honor and responsibility -of the
position. Erah, last year's halfback,
is showing up extremely well this
year. ' Moline, former center, is trying
out fortfte backed! this year Hart,
who played guard list year, will prob
tlly teli the tame rcsiticn this year.
The rest of the Uim will be composed
-of new men.
CasBldy, a senior, 'is trying hard to
make a place on the team. Last year
make good this year.
Two Teams. - . i- -
The; original ; squad of twenty.-five"
boys will be divided into two teamsT1
a first and second. The. first team
will play a series with Punahou's first
team and the second with Punahou's
second.' - .
Another series may, be arranged' be-
tween the classes, a team picked from
the seniors : and ' sophomores playing
one picked from the juniors and fresh
men This : series iis looked forward
tovwtth great ahticipation by the rest
of the school' ' ;.. V":---
terminea definite schedule, but was
adjoprned without accomplishing that
end. It will,, however, be arranged
during the coming week.
m SIACS tliTHAODEST As ateam
Fort De Russy Runners Willing
to Take on; Soldier King but
want Time to Train
According to Soldier King there
will be ho race between himself and
a relay team for at least a month
King is willing to go the distance
with a couple of weeks training, but
his prf.pective opponents need more
time to prepare themselves, and from
a business standpoint King, thinks
that a postponement would be to the
advantage of alL
Yesterday " the , rececYly-returned
champion went out to Fort De Russy
and had a chat with the three En
gineer Corps men who have express
ed a willingness to . take him on In
a 15-mlle race. He says they are a
likely trio, and- that he quite appre
ciates their desire to get into better
condition, and is quite willing to wait.
, One of the' three, Bernstein, seems
to be something of an ink slinger, as
well as a cinder spiker, for he has
come out. with ; the. following- letter
published 1r the morning paper:
-We have read 'of .'Soldier'. King's
desire to meet us in a relay race, we
to run the relay and he the race. A
spectacular race. Indeed! Here,; al
low . me to say that King has a little
loo much confidence in his ability as
a runner, or else be must look upon
us as being, in plain tspeechlno good
at ws game..; wow, we hope some
day, soon, to give him a surprise, but
for-the present must stand by and
look on. No one knows why. better
than King,? who, being an ex-soldier,
must fully appreciate the' difficulties
cne In that occupation must undergo
to train for the road. His unrestrict
ed : training, under, the guidance of a
man who knows how to train and has
fche liberty to keep him in the proper
food forHhat training, -fives him an
advantage over, us which we fully ap
preciate, but know we can conquer in
time. :;';:-! :c;.-,J;r
"Having ,been in this country,' but
a snort wnue, it oenooves us to De-
come a IftUe : more used :: to -the
strength-testing' . hardships one must
undergo While trying to make record
time in this "tropic land. However,
giying King " all the ; credit due him,
and respecting, him as a worthy "man
to. beat in a race, allow me to state
test ourmettlfl" some later day . when
we '; will be satisfied that : we are in
condition to; do our best, Incidental
ly, we made , good ; in our nine-mile
Jaunt Sunday morning which, , how
ever, caused . a, ' bad swelling in the
foote that "Cook" Moss broke while
coiltending formlle honors : with the
best in the. States. , However, with
careful r treatment, , we ; hope to i have
him : on the . road again . in a short
while. v . ' ;
' f , , " "A.' L. BERNSTEIN."
The official aieragea of the Oahu
Senior League, Including:; last Sun
day's games, show: that a : Japanese
player has. broken through the tradi
tion that the little brown' men" can!
lean against the leather, by figuring
at the top of the batting averages.
He is Noda. : the hard-hitting ' first
sacker of the Asahis, and out of 19
trips to the plate he has connected
safely just 11 times, giving him the
healthy average of .579.. Not one. ot
these clouts hat gone for extra bases,
though. Noda stole two bases, got
first base on called balls twice, and
struck- out three times.- 1 4 v-- -;
Second on the honor roll is Kibbey
of the Stars,.who bata .400 La Mere
and ; Barney Joy, the home-run get
ters of the League, are lied in fifth
place with 33. The; former has four
end the lattev two of the" four-base
swats to his , credit during ; the pres
ent half of the, series. , ; ; , i
The Stars lead (ln club batting and
tall the league with the Hawaiis in
club fielding, ;in which the Portu
guese lead.- j ,! -. '., , r
FrJlowng ase HhV always, reliable
figures of Scorer "Bill" Raposp: ;
P. A. C
J. A. C
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Stars ........ ;..v..5
J. A. C,. ......... ,5
Asah i .......,.,,......., 5 .
Hawaii '.. ...5
P. A. C ............... . . ..4
27' 39 "
15 17 '
Kibbey. S ...
D. Desha, H .
Kualll, J ..
La Mere P 4
Joy. S ...4
Markham, S ....... ..,... ..5
M edelrosv J ..." . . 1 . .v'U . . 4
Walker. J . . , ..... .3
bousa, P ......... ..4
C Moriyama, A .....5
Yamashlro, A .5
Chlllingworth, J .... . . . , . . . .5
Sumner, S ................ ;.5
Hayes, H ....... ..5
Raphael, H 4
Kurisakl. , A i,..,. ...4
Fllser, P .......... ..4
WInne, S . . . . . . . . .3
Scnuman S 5
Dobsky. S i ...... ,4
A. Desha II .......5
Mclntyre, H ....... ..5
Burns, S 4
Ornellas. . P .3
Clark, J 3
Williams, VH ..5
Nasclmento, S 5
Hughes, , S 4
Nlshi. A 5
T.i Moriyama, A 5
.McCarthy. P ....3
G AB R H : 2B 3B IIR SB SH BB SO Pet
Brito, J ....
Araki, A ...
Sakaini, A .
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20 3 8 1 0 0 1 0 1
18 4 6 0 0. 0 4 ; 0 3
15 S ' 5 0 .0 0 3 0 2
15 5 5 i- 0 4 0 . ; 0 1
15 6 5.1 0 2 1 0 0
19 4 6 2 0 0 2 0 0
12 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 3
10 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 1
14 1 4 0 Q 0 4 0 1
18 2 5 1 0 0 3 0 2
15 1 4 .0 0 0 2 1 4
20 5 5 0 0 0 6 1 3
16 1 4 :0 0 0 1 r 1 0
19 2 4 0-0 0.3 1 1
15 0 3 1 0 0 3 0 0
15 2 3 1.0 0 2 0 1
15 2 3 0 0 0 10 1
10 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
21 5' 4 1 0 0 . 1 0 0
16 2 3 '3 0 0 0 Q 1
22 1 4 3 0 0 1 0 0
18 1 3 0 1 0 0 1 1
12 1 , 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
12 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0
6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 -5
13 0 2 000 01 0
18 1 2000 20 0
18 1 2000 20 3
17 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 3 2 0 0 0 3 0 2
19 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1
11 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 1
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...4 13 2 .1 0 0 0 2 0 2
..........5 16 2 1 1 0 0 2 1 1
16 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1
England's 'lawn tennis, players are
displeased with the United States.
This was largely - the ' .cause t of the
British Isles team for the Davis Inter
national Challenge Cup. matches de
ciding to sail directly - for Australia
Instead of Tlsltlng this country , and
playing the final ties, as was done last
year.:, . .
The team that will represent the
British Isles ; Is composed of - C. P.
Dixon, captain J. A. E. Beamish, F. G.
Lowe and John C. Parke.; The four
players sailed on September 12. They
expect to arrive in Melbourne about
October 21. The challenge, matches,
for the 1 world-famous cup will prob
ably be played? the latter part of-No-vember.
V It is understood that the Australa
sian defenders are again to rely upon
Norman K. Brookes, Rod Heath and
A. W. - Dunlop. The singles .competi
tions are to be looked after by Brookes
and I Heath, . while the doubles will
bring out Brookes and Dunlop, whom
even the English critics regard as in
visible. The"; Britons pin, their faith
In returning the cup to England upon
taking both matches from Heath and
at least one", of the ' singles from
Brookes, which will give the necessary :
three points out of the series of five
"Johnny Kllbane is growing big" is
the burden of a press dispatch from
the east. Bet most of it is congregat
ing around the neighborhood. of his
knob. . -.. . ' . ; ' ', :
fTTtHAT the series between the New
York Glantsand Boston Kea box
for the hasebali : championship of
the world; which . b'eglhsi today; is
the most important in the history of
consensus of , opinion among jiuasiern
baseball writers. From year to year
It la.' true, -the same anonnncement has
een 'made, but' probably - from': year
to year such has been the' casel.Base-
ball has not yet reached Its zenitn, as
larger and more orderly crowds, a bet
ter brand of ball, and a more-Insistent
demand from the generalTpubUc
for news of. the; game and the players
conclusively .'show.:-.-; ' :,'. "I '
So when the v baseball wiseacres
come out with the announoemenf that
this world's series will be the greatest
ever, their word might as well be ac
cepted. At that, they do not pretend
to predict that the playing will be bet
ter or more-exciting than in former
years, . but merely; 'that the; great
American public is '.tuned to: a higher
pitch of expectation, and that there to
more at stake from the standpoint of
ooth sport and finance than ever be
fore. . .::. ;'; :& . V
The Red Sox. on account of their
great work " in ; the American League,
seem 'to have been Installed slight; fa
vorites, even In- the Giants'.; ' home
town, where tps betting odds wer'e
quoted at 10 to 9 and as good as 5 to
4, ten days ; ago, when the last mall
news reached - Honolulu. There" may
hare been a switch in the meantime,
hut the Red Sox have taken "such a
hold on the. public fancy that unless
Trie Speaker broke' a leg ..and Jaa
Wood an arm, Stahl's players wcU
probably go to the post odds onTT"" ; .
The Giants, of courses-have . plenty
of:; support; 'both moral and financial.
getting . equally, as . much supportti t
Boston, for it may be that the lied
Spr- enthusiasts are so carried awty
with enthusiasm' that they are. giving
odds where they could get on at even
money if they held out for it Jhl I
sort of thing- sometimes happen!,' tzi
it's a cinch, that - New York bettors
are going to take all the shade that's
coming."-: -:v . y f
Here in Honolulu the general aentt
ment throughout the East Is reflected,
and what beta have been made have
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U BAUEESOCK WILLING . , - '
. TO FIUUT MADISON
a Sergeant Bauersock of the. a
a Fifth cavalry has expressed his a
a willingness to meet Eddie Madi- a
a son In a return engagement, and a
a there seems to be no. reason why a
a these two shouldn't get together a
a and fight out the question of sw a
a premacy. which was still under a
a elded when Bauersock was a
a awarded the last fight on a foul, a
a - Bauersock ; has core red Madl- a
a son's forfeit money, put up with a
a the sporting editor pf the Adver- a
a User, and agrees to the latter s
a proviso that; the referee should a
a be chosen by the sporting editors a
a of the local papers. ' It now re-;
a mains for the men to get togeth- a
a er and arrange :.the details., ; ; ' a
a v. - ' - . " - a
a a a a a a a a aa a a a a a a a
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UlllU - 111
The bowlers are in something of a
quandary over the organization of the
' winter league, owing to the . fact
tha the teams shape up somewhat Un
evenly, and there is a chance of its
belng a: runaway race for; a couple
of them. At least, that was -the bur
den 'of the discussion, held at yester
day's meeting of the executive com
mittee, .when It met to complete final
arrangements for the evening of the
alley; season. ;i ':-:-'. v' : , '
The suggestion' was made; that It
would be better, to let the six cap
tains draw for choice, and then let
them pick from the, 42 players who
have already signified! their .desire to
play,' mix teams of seven men each; as
nearly equal in strength as .possible.
The. original plan was to let the teams
organize as they desired, and, take the
field intact After an hour's talk yes
terday noon,; the committee could
cone to no definite c'-'rv r" I.
r2 decided to l va it u to Lie
players themselves at a meeting to
Detroit Manager Declared f'c
fleer's Ry Chaeers Wcrth
More Than $50,000 '
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a i-sj m. jmi , a .
theyvare long shots thtl year! vTuere is something to be said on
't even mean that the? are net ft sth sides of th? C-rrtI?n,; for while
it misht kill the interest to have two
Very strong teams and four mediocre
cnes . in the race. It would still be a
face ,- between definite ' clubs, : not a
contest between picked., teams, the
members of; which were not held to
f ether by any. ties of mutual interest
Li friendship. It is not unlikely that
divide up the players, breaking up
combinations that played together last
year and that had figured on remain
lr2 Intact this season, would do more
harm than good to the sport. How
ever, it's up to the men themselves
now, and they will have several days
to think the problem over before be
ing called on for a decision.
. It. was decided to make a short se
ries , of it, ach team to play two
matches of , three games , each, games
to count, against every other team.
This will finish the schedule in a cou
le of months, when the way will then
been , at ; an average of 10 to SH-
Among baseball players and fans, and
around the places where fans congre
gate, Boston seems to be the hot tip.'
No one can advance any. very definite
reasons why the Red Sox should hive
more than an even break" with . the
Giants, for, of course, all the informa
tion received here is second or third
hand,. but people have their oplnioni
just the' same. i; ;';.:; :;?' 1
There " is Lmore local interest, Uuh
was shown last fear, or, at any rate,
the fans - are talking more about the
games. Betting on the first game U
even money, owing to the- fact that
the' series 'opens at the Polo Grounds,
which is. figured to give the Giants
considerable advantage. , r
PLAYS M MAJORS
Cold la th Hud, DifRcult
Breathing, etc- Price 50c.
Service Is Always Good at the
Union Barber Shop,
Cunha's Alley, Next Union
Grill, on King Street
CHICAGO. There are freak plays
and. freak plays In baseball. Two of
them which occurred within the short
space of five days on Com isky Park
are doubly interesting.. They belong
to the 1 unusual and also furnish con
crete refutation of a popular fallacy
which seems to haTe no other foun
dation than tradition.
As often as once a fortnight during
the playing season some other player
or manager from the country or near
by prairies sends in a query-seeking
to know if a team in the field is not
prohibited from using more than
three or four men in the act ot run
ning out an opponent who has been
caught between bases.
Where the idea originated -cannot
be guessed, but doubtless from tra
dition. At least it is from the same
source as the ideas which still per
tain, to the effect that a batsman is
out automatically if he fails, to, run
to first base immediately or that
he can te put out if an opponent gets
ball and crosses first base line ahead
of the runner without touching him
or' the base.
The - Washington team, which is
composed , of youngsters, : - pulled a
double play on the White Sox In the
last game of their June - series in
Chicago, in which more than half
pe Clear for either an Individual . tour
nament or a two-mah-team competl
' Tbe committee which met yesterday
to consider the organization' problems,
and which is still in charge of league
affairs, is as follows: , .
C. H. Atherton; chairman; H. V.
Gear, Honolulus; R. B. , RIetow, - Lae-
tis; W. D. Franklin, j Brans wicV
Balkes; C. E. .White. Healanls; Jack
Guard, Cosmos; A. T. Wisdom, Myr
ties.' . -,.;?;: ' .'-'.-u
base before he was retired. " Johnson
chased - Rath back toward ; third, 'then
tossed the bail to I Foster, who ran
Rath toward the plate. Now, It was
the play fot Johnson or McBride to
take third base as soon as Foster, left
it." Instead the - pitcher ran. to the
plate, where AInsmlth was, and ' Mc
Bi ide remained near second. - " ? .
Foster coula not catch Rath, so
passed the ball to AInsmlth, and the
catcher started running Rath back to, down Bodie.
ner in the back. Seeing; that, Bodie,
wno naa gone to second, started on
the ' run for third, but Gardner, who
was backing up first base, grabbed
the ball as it bounded off Weaver
and kept Fournier from going home
from thirdr Then the Yankees had
two men trapped on third base, with
a l chance to get one of them c urely
and : perhaps both ' r . ..
Past Thinking. N eeded. , ....
" Gardner tossed the ; ball to Stump,
cutting off Bodle's retreat to second
base, and the shortstop 'and third
baseman, Hartzeit, , started to run
Under cover of that
third. Falling to overtake the run-1 play Fourier tried to sneak home, but
ner, Ainsmith made a throw toward; a throw to Sweeney headed him off.
third, but nobody was there, and j The' Frenchman then gave the Yan
Rath landed In safety. Shanks" had kees a chase, so that Bodie and
run In from left field close behind. Weaver, who had returned to. second
third and got the ball quickly. Lord
had advanced close to third and could
not gain safety vat that base after
Rath returned to It, so. started back
and first in safety, could move up a
base apiece. But the Yankees left
third base and got there safely, but
Weaver was on top of the keystone.
to second, with Shanks In Pursuit. I and when Buck tried to retreat ; he
Shanks chased Lord and threw to found Daniels had come in from right
Lord , field ' to take charge of. that base.
: ,The ball was thrown ...to Daniels,
who ; apparently, lost his head and
subsequently lost the play. He start:
Morgan at second, whereupon
doubled on his tracks and Shanks
was given the ball again. This time
he tagged Lord. -While, they, were
doing that Rath started home and ed chasing Weaver toward second,
Shanks threw to Ainsmith' in time! but it takes a fast man. to overtake
to double up Rath at home. - Tharn! Weaver. While this sprinting race
were five players involved in , add I-J was on Fournier. broke for. the plate
tion to McBryde, who was on the line again, and Bodie sneaked to third.
between third and second, looking for
a chance to get into the play. J
Five days later-the New York Yan-
the fielders were Involved, although kees lost a' possible triple play, after
not all of those drawn into it actually a worse tangle. The Sox had Col
handled the ball. The Sox had Rath Una on third, Fournier on second. and
on third, Lord on first and one out. Bodie on first, with
Too late his teammates-awoke Dan
iels, and he gave up chasing Weaver
to make a belated throw to the plate,
which was easily beaten by Fournier.
By RALPH L. YONKER. T I
Sporting Editor Detroit Tlmta. 1
Red Sox outfield $50,000.
Offered these two valuable pack
ages, Hughie Jennings1 would take the
players.-, . ; . - . -
That is, Jennings considers Cptak-
er. Lewis and Hooper worth Id.tZ) ccU
bones. ; S - ' " : ;; - " ,:" '
Yet Jake StahL manager of the Eos-
ton team, would sneer at that prl cs.
Jaxeuk&W I . that there isnt ccay
ehjtsh:,t2i baseball to buy these tlrte
K. 'frbm'thei Boston club.
Jake' baa heard of hyperbols and toa
made "excelicnt use of ;th f T-re'CC
speech, but It is certain ti-.:t ha wcull
npt Consider the price 'Jran!r.-1 nir.cl;
But, of course. Hushlo, v. J .ti lt.s
purchaser; ; Stahl j he ? sell : r. . T
nakes much difference i '
-V Except for, their difference In; point.
of view, both managers are well
qualified to Ulk of both ballrUyers
and nigh finance. Stahl is ths vies
president of the .Washington Tari
Bank in Chicago, and has been la the
banking business in the WUJy -C.:y
for four years: Jennings Is a clrec-
tor la a Scranton'tank. ; " " .
Cox Will Last Lena Time.
Jennings says that, tarries In; ::-3.
the ox outfield will remain intact far
1 star aggregation for sevenvyc", Jf
th men take care of themselves. l:y.
are all young men, S; raker, at t3
age of 23, being the oldest in tli l:t.
and with moderate livics sbou: : l:t
until 1920. j .' r ':
Stahl Bays that all three r.
excellent care of themselves, ;
they will last for ten yc-.r3 y:'. : . t
majors! Speaker hn3 a fT. .
Texas; Lewis and II:- '
the sunny coast cf C . : rr. .
v t . .
la ua Ulo. 1 -
cause he is more senzaiL. . ...
the;glitter of the r -the
same re2""n V . r
Hanf i: ill cf 'the H : : :
lie pun3 olf more e;:cL '.it .
he hits better and ha 13 zr.z:2
and darlnj on the tase3.
Furthermore, Speaker, tz3 t
most publicity. He is th3 t . :
of the three men, and" there:. :o L l
best drawing card. J .
- For these reasons, Tiis w: !
worth half of the $5O.C0D, will: L
Lewis briniinr 115.CS i and 11:
$10,000. n ' - '
Taken all In all, this trio 13 t Drth
more than any other big lenr-3 cut
field today. ' ; : '
Jake to Stand Pat , .
Jake Stahl expects his team to I
intact.: next year. Whlla he v:t:..:i
the -Tigers' and other tenr:3 C v:'.:
ing new men for the 1313 sen. en, hs is
content, with the assnranca tlit" V.i
men are fit for another season Ju;t az
they are. . " '. '; .' "
- But, of course:he .isn't! rtlr;, to
sleep while the sekson is ' rcll! z 3 ca.
He is picking up youngsters, tT'clal
Iy pitchers. He Intends to r.: a aa
especial effort to develop his pitching
staff, . ;;;v;;.:v.;r'.;-..y-;
:'. Stahl is; fond of two games base
ball and banking. , . .
'-; Stahl himself expects to be tack:
with the team. 'in 1913, but fcs will
spend the winter at Chicago tan.ir.3
Will you be banking In ;Ch:a:t
this yearr I asked 8tahl when ha
was here. . .':
"You bet I will," he snapped, quick
as a wink, with enthusiasm. - "We took
in deposit of over a million and a
half last jrear. and we've only beea
in business two years. I ought to be
glad to go back; hadn't I?" .
STRENGTH OF A . VV
: - SPIDER'S VE3
The strength of the spider and of;
the materials it employs is something
almost incomprehensible, when the
size of the Insect and the thickness of
his thread are taken into account.
says the New York Press. Recent ex
periments; have shown that a single
thread of a web made by a spider up
ported endwise a weight 74 times the
weight of the spider itseI;-;--. ;'..;:;:-
When,-therefore, a spider tpins -a
web to let himself down from the cell
ing, or from the branch of a tree,-and .
we see blm - descending without per
ceiving his thread at all. we may be
perfectly sure that he is not only in no
danger of falling, but that he could
carry 73 other spiders down with him
on his invisible rope. Knowing V this
fact with reference to a single thread, f
we need not be ' surprised that the
threads of a web, interwoven and re-;,
lnforced one by. another, have r very
considerable' strength,' and are able to
hold bees and wasps, themselves very
powerful in proportion to their size. ;
and to bend without breaking under a
weight of dew: or, rain. - - - v
They have established a laundry for
nobody out paper money. Has the wagon called
ana ne; for your bundle yet!
Callahan hit to Johnson, who headed, Weaver hit to Thompson,
Katnioir at tne piate, ana mat run- tossed the oau to Sweeney, rorcingj Tough luck. . Gyp the Blood" and
ner ducked back to give Lord and Collins out. Sweeney threw to first '"Lefty Louie" will not be able to see
Callahan time to advance an extra ' to double up Weaver, but hit the run; the world's series. .. .-- .
M There Is Only One -
ricdbl Sanitary I
Three First-Class Artists at yotur.
; BETJIEL A5D ma
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