Newspaper Page Text
n THE SUN, SUNDAY, OCTOBER. 30, 1898.
... - - - - - - -
B K YALE'S STRONG ATTACK.
WKATVKM Of TH BltTlFM TtCTOUT
or km wmbt roim caokth.
fMf TMUiaar, Fwsabllng, and Off-lid PUT
Mar th Work f the Haw Ham linn,
Batrrrar Marrara Hat a Hard Ouu
with Um Indian, (or Whom Brnlion
Kick a Goal from tha Field Chleajro
'Varsity, Though Beaten, "core 11 Folat
Aamtnet Ptmniylraola Frlnoeton and
Cornoll Alio Wlnaan - Othar Oamoo.
All fir Of the big unlYersltr eieren In tha
Bat played Important football game yester
day. Tha Tl tram, mlnu three of it bant
player, dfatd tha Went Point cadet. 10 to
tin a rame that showed tha rood and poor
realities of both eleven. Harrard had a pretty
aarere tule with tha CarlUle Indiana, whoaa
wonderful Quarter baok, Hudaon. kicked a
goal from tha field, thereby making 5 point
ftlnat 11 for tha Orlmaon. Tha Pennsylvania
klekara won a reat game from Chicago
University. 11 to 11. bat only after the
hardest kind of aggressiveness. Princeton'
Tiger, after a gruelling first half with Brown
at ProTidanaa. rolled up enough point In the
garond half to make their victory compare
favorably with those snored by Tale and Penn
gylranla over tha Rhode Island collegian. Cor
nell beat the itrong Oborlln College team by
the mall aoor of S to 0. Tb game In detail
TAi.a, 10: wmt rontr. 0.
tWaaT Poiht. Oct 39. Six thousand football
anthnsutsU saw the Yale 'rarslty eleven defeat
th West Point Oadet here this afternoon by a
genre ot 10 to 0. Yale was without the services
f Do Baulles. the great quarter baok. and
Dudley and Corwin. the star half backs. Capt.
Chamberlln. who was supposed to be orlppled.
too. decided to go in at the last moment in order
to keep his men on their mettle. The eleven
that represented the Blue was a pretty formid
able combination in some respects, especially
In view of the marked Improvement shown by
the Cadets over their game with Harvard three
Yale' line hitting and aggreslvene. when
In posseaslon of th ball, was a revelation to
the many graduates who helped to frlage the
beautiful gridiron, and HoBride's punting was
also In the nature of a treat. But In tackling
and breaking through the New Haven men
were considerably below the usual standard at
thJtlmeof the year. Fumbling by the back
and offside play were also features worthy of
adverse criticism. The ends. In particular,
were alow In getting down the field on kinks
and also In bringing down runner who tried
to sail around them. Hubbell'B end was skirted
once by Waldron for fifty yards, the latter hav
ing a clear Held with the exception of McBride,
' who threw blm down In the very nick of time.
Allen and Chamberlln were also somewhat
rami In breaking up the Cadets' attack, al
though they both did finely In providing hole
and interference for their own backs.
Brown played a -superb game at left guard.
but Marshall did not get Into the plays with hi
old-tim form, displayed so prominently against
Harvard last fall. Cutten, the big minister,
who Is the best man for centre at New Haven
just now. filled the plane left vacant by Cad
walader as If he had tha experience ot
year on a 'varsity eleven. He Is the
oldest man on the team, and. though not
so tall a Cadwalader. he 1 fully a strong
and consequently can put up a powerful de
fence. Cutten. however. Is not quite aggrei
I ve enough and tailed to follow the ball to
day a he should. But the coaches hope to
smooth tha rough edges so that he will de
velop Into an Ideal map back before the com
ing struggles with Princeton and Harvard.
Of the men baok of the line. McBride. who Is
tha best full back in the country, easily carried
off the laurels. His kicking was magnificent
In fact. It was perhaps a bit too strong for his
' ends, for on a number of occasions he sent the
oval so far down the Held that it was a rather
easy matter to catch it and work it back before
gubbell and Coy could get to the catcher. Mo
rldo had a fault, though, that surprised the
onlookers. He fumbled and muffed a number
pf punts in the first half, but recovered the ball
by falling on it. His line bucking made up
for these blunders, and In this respect he
showed a wonderful improvement over last
rear's 'form. When he was not lugging the
ball through holes in the West Point line, be
was engaged in dragging his comrades
through, and he did it with so much ginger
that toward the end the left side ot the oadots'
line was badly shattered.
Yale's attack was remarkably fast. Quarter
Back Hulli van rattled off the nlguals with few
mistakes, and thereby kept up such a constant
pounding that the cadets had to give way. The
ball was passed with such precision and swift
ness that the Yale backs were able to com
pletely fool West Point as to Its des
tination. But for a couple of penal
ties for holding and off-side play, Yule
would probably have mode a larger score.
Half Backs Marvin, Oilmore and Wear wore all
fast on their feet, ran low and hit the line be
hind their interference with good judgment.
Tho Interference, by the way. was better than
what the crowd- had been led to expect, some
of th close formations ripping up the West
Point tackles and guards for big gains.
The cadets' backs played great football.
Eromer did better us quarter hack than over
before. Bomeyn, while outkicked by McBride,
did good work and also bucked the line for
fains. Waldron was easily the star for West
olnt. though, his long runs working
the crowd up to frenzy. His side partner.
Humphrey, also made soma visible gains,
chiefly at the ends and taoklea. Smith and
Baender at the ends were conspicuous for
their flying taokles and fast hustling at all
stages. They made Ilubbell and Coy look like
schoolboys in comparison. Foy played strongly
at right tackle, and Kuuis at loft guard handled
big Marshall well.
There was some fault found with tho work of
the officials, tin- umpire permitting consider
able unnecessary "monkeying" nnd rough
ing In the scrimmages. Brown missed both
goal trials from touchdowns, probably be
cause the ball was heavy from the damp
Held. There w a big turnout of not
able football men among the spectators
including Alexander Moffat. Princeton's head
eoaoh: Ayres. the Tigers' half back, and
"Hport" Donnelly, Old Nasf-au'a great end rush
of lbliO. They were onh and tolook Yale over.
and watched the play closely. Gen. Hawkins
pf Hantiogo fame was also an enthusiastic on
After the usual military lnsneotion and dross
puiflile the elevens came out on the field
shortly after. 'to'clock. Yale won the toss and
liaudoil the ball over to the Cadets to be kicked
oil. the New Haven men defending the northern
Soil. A light wind blow acrois the field from
le west. Itomeyn begun the battle by driving
the leather straight at McBride, whose
rather poor return resulted In a down in
the middle ot the Hold. Itomeyn punted
on the second down, and McBride was
splendidly tackled by Smith on Yale's .forty
yard line. Another punt by McBride was well
caught by Kromer, who dodged both ends and
1 ran back to his forty-vnrd line before Brown
stopped him Itoineyu fumbled a pass, then
punted out of a bunch and with such power
that Smith hurled McBrldo over on Yale's
Oilmore made three yurds at left, tackle, and
then McBride boded the ball Inr down the Held
over little Kromer's head. The latter sprinted
after it. gathered it onhlsthlrty-yard line, and,
avoiding Huhbell. Coy anil Chambcrlin. he
scooted back llfteen yurds, where Cutten and
Blown toiipled the midgut over. Kromer got
his signals mixed for a loss of a vard on the
next play, and noniern punted. The ball was
aquarely muffed by McBride and Baender fell
on It for West Point, the line-up then being at
Yale's thlrty-llve-yard line.
' MS "Tear 'em ui! Tear 'em up!" the cadets
yelled in unison, while the ai my officers on the
Id line cried out in excitement:
"Beat 'em I Beat 'em! Here's the chance I"
Waldron iiulckly got around Ilubbell for llf
teen yards and the crowd yelled :
"Touehdowul Make u touchdown, West
Humphrey tried Coy's end and got two yards.
Then Kromer dropped bauk for a goal from the
field on Vale's eighteen-yard line. It was a'
good attempt. Yale's hue failing ta block thai
hall, but the wind carried the ovel about sya
Sirtl and aibalt outside of one of the posts. On
oBride's kick-off at his twenty-tive-yard line
umPbrey ran back to the centre of tlie grid
iron before he was nailed. Marshall, who made
the tackle, was knocked out for a few mo
ments, but was ull right again and play wept
on footer than before. Humphrey ran across
the Bold in an attempt toget around Coy. but
the latter drove him out of bounds for no gain.
Yale then received t lie bull for holding. Mc
Bride. Marvin und Uihnoro by the fastest kind
iif line hitting worked the ball to Wst l'oint '
twenty-yard line, where the cadets made a
strong defence and received the ball on the
fourth down. Itomoyn at once got the bailout of
danger, and Sullivan', after juggling it. was
thrown heavily on West Point a fifty -vard line.
uc again Yule hacks beirun their hard
21 Hue huokiiig. but after they hud made
twenty yards they lost the ball for holding in
the Hue. An ex-lung.- of punts between Me
Brideal Itomuyu nnully resulted in Kroiuur
being downed on West rYiln.t's twt r.ty-yunl
line. .Then It was. that West Polut' uuartcr
Oaokgotlaa wild Pass, act the ball, flying
BMk ovf Itomsyu' head, rolled on toward the
goal line. Bomeyn got It, however, after a hard
race with Coy. who downed him on the ten
yard line. .. . . .
A tho ball was successfully pnnted ont of
clanger. McBride, sfter catching It had the
Pleasure of making a superb forty-yard run.
which was stopped byHmlth on West Point's
fifteen-yard line. Four consecutive plunge
into the soldier boys' line by Melirldo landed the
balTover the goal line for the first touchdown
of the game. It had taken nineteen minuttwand
forty-nine seconds to make It. and as Brown
missed the goal, after a punt-out by Chamber
lln. the score stood 6 to o. With only eleven
seconds left the first hslf ended almost a aoon
the ball had been kicked off by the cadet.
When the second half begiw BcJinll succeeded
Heldt at West Point's left tackle and Wear took
the place or Oilmore at Yale's right half hack.
Chamberlln kicked off. only to have Bomeyn
punt, the ball buck so cleverly that McBride
muffed It. Sullivan saved the oval, though, bv
a qulok fall, and on the first line-up Wear
dashed between Schull and Ennls for twelve
yards. McBride. for some reason, punted here
and Kromerwas tackled by Coy on W)t Point's
ten-yard line. Of course Komeyn kicked the
ball back and McBride ran to the cadets' forty
yard line. When ho went down Yale' full baok
was laid out, the first tlnie In over a year, tha
coaehera said. Wear and Marvin made about
eight yards at tho tackles, but West Point got
the hall for holding and also received
five yards for offside work In the cen
tre of the line. It waa at this stage
that Waldron startled the crowd with aanpero
run clean around Ilubbell. He was so fast
that he also avoided Sullivan and dnehed on
with nobody ahead of him except McBride.
The latter got In a groat tackle and Waldron
wont down after havingeovered fifty yards. It
was the best run ot tho day and lsnded tha
ballon Tales thlrtv-nve-yardllne.
" Tear 'em to pieces I" cried the boys In gray,
and the cadets in moleskins redoubled their
efforte. Waldron and Humphrey reached the
thirty-yard line and Homern fought hi way
live yards nearer Yale's goal. Waldron broke
through Ilubbell and Allen to the twenty-yard
lino and the crowd . was wild. Then Yale
braced and on the fourth down West
Point surrendered the ball eighteen yards from
the coveted goal line. Altar wear and Marvin
had tried to gain. McBride punted out of bound
at Yale's fifty-yard line. Komeyn and Waldron
made good gains, and Kromer's side punt
was so welllplaced that Baender. on side,
fell on it at Yale's twenty-yard line. The
Blue line braced again, nnd Kromer
Anally tried for a goal from the field,
his effort being at the thlrty-flve-yard
mark. The kick drove the ball low over the
goal line, and on tho kick out McBride sent It
back to the middle of the field. Bomeyn
pnnted, and McBrldo returned the ball with
such force that after tho hall had been missed
Alien fell on It for Yalo on Wet Point' twenty
Heavy line bucking by McBride and Marvin
landed the ball on the five-yard line, but there
wns holding In the line and Yale, surrendering
the ball, lost a touchdown. Komeyn punted of
necessity, and Sullivan made a fine run baok to
West Point's thlrty-flTe-yard line. Allen.
Marvin. McBride, Wear and Chamberlln
then combined in a great niece of
line-breaking, until Marvin finally made
Yale's second touchdown. Brown missed the
goal nnd tho score was 10 to 0. With 1 minute
nnd 17 seconds to play, the cadets kicked off.
Wear made a brilliant run of thirty-five yards,
and when the game ended the ball wns twenty
five yards from the posts. Summary :
I'aff. PDritiont. ' WtttJHint.
Ilubbell Left ena Smith
Allen LeftUekl. Si
Brown Left guard Kuni
Cutusn Centre Batttson
Marshall Right guard Burn
Chamberlln Right tsckl Foy
Cor Right end Bsendcr
Su lltYnii Qusrter back Kromer
Marvin Left half back Waldron
We" Right hslf back Humphrey
McBride Full back Komeyn
Score Yale, 10; West Point, 0. Touchdowns
McBrldssnil Marvin. Referee Vail, University of
Pcnnsvlvanl. Umpire Thompson, Princeton.
Linesmen Harris. West Point, and Francis, Yale.
Timekeepers Adams. West Point, and Stoddard.
Yale. Time of game Two 20-mluute halves.
HARVARD. 11 : INDIANS. 5.
Cambridge, Oct. 2f. For the first time this
season the Harvard 'Vnnilty eleven found them
selvos facing opponents to-day with the score
5 to 0 against them in the early stages of the
game, and for a tlmo it looked as though the
Carlisle Indians might give the men in crimson
a tight pull for. victory. Tho Harvard mon.
however, made a brace and managed to make a
touchdown in the first half through a fluke
play, and another In the second half, giving
them the victory.
Tho weather conditions were about as bad as
could bo. The gray clouds that covered the
sky In tho morning began to sift rain about 3
o'clock, and from this on the drizzle gradually
Increased until in the second half It began to
pour. This, however, did not prevent a crowd
of 8.000 people from coming out to see the
Before the game began there was consider
able confidence In the stands that Carlisle
would be unable to score, and that Harvard's
weight and strength would tell heavily when
the team waa on the offense. The slippery
field, too. It waa argued, was against the red
men, as little Hudson would bo unable to drop
any of bis famous goals from the field. The
game proved otherwise, for Hudson did score
a goal from the field and Harvard's line proved
about as effective as paper against the spirited
rushes oflthe Indian backs and linemen.
When the Indian eleven came on the field in
their 'bus and jumped out at the lockor build
ing on Soldiers' Field to don their football togs
Wheelock, the big guard, hopped out with a
stiff leg. Disciplinarian Thompson sold that
hehad hurt himself and would not play In to
day's game. This necessitated Bemus Pierce
being moved from left guard to right tackle,
Frank Scott, a substitute, taking Pierce's
place. Miller and Uenesa, the half backs, were
also in bad shape. The latter lasted only the
first half, while the former stayed the game
nut only by his sameness, as tie received a
fresh injury to an already bunged-up knee
joint early in the game.
The game was especially disheartening to the
Harvard supporters. The home team's play was
from the first decidedly ragged, good plays at
intervals beliig the only point to bring encour
'ngement to Harvard. Much of the Indians'
failure to make the score against them less
was the ability pf the Harvard backs In the
punting line. Mctoxen and Hudson wore no
match for Daly and Haughton and lost ground
at the rate of fifteen or twenty yards every
time the game was tried. Cochrane also did
soma fair work, but spoiled it by missing an
easy Held goal and by kicking straight
into the Indian lino, losing the half His play
at end, however, more than made up for his
lnisuluy. In an open field he played the whole
game for his side, tackling tho Indians hard
and solidly and stopping them in their trucks.
In the second half no unfortunately wrenched
his knee, when Farley was called In and did
some very good work. Tho Harvard tackles
proved exceptionally weak, the Pierce
boys having Donald and Mills on the
string throughout the game. Most of the
Carlisle plays were directed at this
part of tho line, and it waa here that moat of
their gains were made. Donald especially de
serves a word of criticism. He was fooled out
of his position by his crafty opponent time and
tlmo again. In his desire to even up, Donald
got to scrapping with his opponent, and all his
exertions only injured his own side.
At times It looked as it there waa a driveway
through the Harvard centre, and through thla
hole t lie Indian backs camo tearing for Irre
sistible gains. Prompt nnd efficient work by
thtt rush Hue and half backs was all that kept
the Indians from making a bigger score. As
it was, Seneca, Miller and Cayou at different
times cleared every man on the Crimson eleven
except Daly, and in the oase of Cayou the
sprightly llttlo quarter back only managed to
get his man hy one leg. Mills did slightly bet
ter than' Donald, but plays were sent at him
t lino and again for gains that should have been
Mills plied up his men much better than Donald
did and some of the gains mode by tbe Indians
was due to t iio failure of tho Harvard line men
to back him up, the Carlisle backs squirming
forward for gains after the tackle had held the
men up. Mills also got down tho Held In flue
shape, and little can be said against his play
when it is considered that ho was suffering
from intermittent fever, which declares
itself every other day. Haughton replaced Mills
in the second half and did excellent work,
especially in punting and in running with the
bull, starting from the line and following in
round his interference. He also deserves
credit for paying strict attontion to play snd
letting his opponent do all the scrapping. For
this reuson he had much hotter success In
breaking up tho plays directed against him
and in nailing the runner than either of the
other i rimson tackles.
Hallo.. I'll, at and, showed great ability to
break up the interference, but seemed without
that judgment or instinct to find the runner
which lias i.een characteristic of all great end
rushers, of the centre men, Bonl did by far
the best work: his only fault wns that in his
anxiety to rush through nnd tackle behind the
line he not infrequently madeahole just where
the Iudians wanted It. On the offence Boalwas
great. Time and again he rushed into the Car
lisle line, totally unaided, like a mad bull, and
most of the time for gains. Several times,
.though, Benin . Pierce met the big Han-ant
sni mi head on, and every time the two came to
Hothcr tho white man sat down forcibly. Most
of tho attacks were directed against Redwater
und Scott, and this in no small measure ac
counts for their success. Jaffray also did ex
cellent work at centre, being consistent on de
fence, una getting considerable activity Into
his work. ,
On the loss-olfihe ball fell to the Indians.
Harvard taking the west goal and what little
advantage there was to be derived from the
wind. I'ici c- rent the lull skimming down the
field, where Daly receive I it and, after ruu
iiingafew steps, booted it to inidtleld. where
Miller received It and wus downed in his tracks
near the middle of the lluld. At once Hudson,
like the little general he Is. began sending his
men here and there for feelers, but the down
did not yield the required five yards and he
dropped hack and sent a punt to Daly. Carlisle
lierc spiling a surprise on Harvard by
throwing Dibblee and Warren back for loss on
I luur attempts at cud gaining, and steadfastly
refusing tlie Crimson back any approach to
mi admission to the centre. Cochrane wastseut
I a tk mi a kick iormutiou.and gave tho Indiana
the ball by punting it directly luto their line.
Dciuib Pivrco atecurlitg th bail for Ills aidv.
.1 in .1 ii
Tha Indian galloped around the end for
small gain, and then Metoxen. on a play that
twisted when It reached the taokle. went
Into the Crimson territory for fifteen yards.
The boll was now w)l within Harvsrd
twentr-jard line, and (joltl shiver began
to thrill up and down th back lof the
Harvard supportor for fear of a goAl from
the field by Hudson. The Harvard Hue wns
playing fast and furlons. so that the Indians,
unable to make gains either at end or centre.
decided to try for a goal. On th next play
Hudson dropped back for a kick, and every
body was on tiptoe. Smith mftde n fair pass,
bnt the little Indian was overanxious, nnd ss
he made no allowance for the head wind the
ball was just turned enough to miss the goal
posts. Hall of Yale, who Is ormohlng the rod
mon, was very angry ot Hudson for kicking, ss
ho thought the Indians had the Cambridge
mnn on the run and could have soored a touch -
On the kick-out Miller ran fifteen yards, and
a minute later s)iited through tackle for
fifteen yards more. Carlisle consistently ripped
up Harvard's line and ends for gains until the
Mil waa on tho twentv-flve-yard linn fairly"
and squarely In front of the goal posts. Tho
Crimson here' bold r three downs, and Hud
son again stepped back nnd deliberately sent
the ball through the goul posts. Cochrane
klokedoff for Harvard, but after the first rush
Carlisle could make no ground, and Miller was
called on to kick. The ball wns Harvard's in
midfield. and Cochrane returned It to the
three-yard line. Hern Millet' nnd Hudson.
who worn back to receive the hall, made
a great mistake. Instead of taking th leather
thoy let It roll on. In the hope that it would go
into touch, but they waited so long that Coch
rane had time to got down tho Held and put It
on side, enabling ilullowoll to fall on It on the
threo-yard line and practically presenting Har
vard with a touchdown. The Indians, how
ever, disputed every inch of the throe yards,
and so fiercely that it took four rushes hy Held
to get it over. Cochrane kicked the goal.
During the remaining tlmo both sides made
desperate endenvors to score. Harvard had a
great chance through Miller's fumble, which
Jaffray fell on but lost It through holding. In
theseooud half the fight stood about even.
Harvard, however, showed up strong and fast
at the finish, while the Indians, although fast
and strong, too, showed the effects of their
punishment. Dibblee snd Warren did soms
effective end running, while Boa! and Bold
used tho guards for steady gains. Dibblee
llnally carried the ball over after hi side had
worked it down to the three-yard line. Once
Harvard lust, tho ball on tho five-yard line,
where a long run had taken it. Carlisle, how
ever, came up strong and walked Harvard
down the field, after recovering the ball on
downs, and it was only hy the most heroic
efforts that the Indians were eventually
stopped on the fifteen-yard line. A punt by
Haughton put the ball Out of danger. At t ho
end the ball was in possession ot the red men
and being rushed by them for steady gains.
The coaches and students feel very much dis
couraged over tho game, and the hopes for vic
tory over Pennsylvania hove fallen !) percent.
Dr. Brooks, Bert Waters and Coach Forbes
were All loud In their condemnation of the
team's work. The ability of the Carlisle men
to hold their ground and to break all of Har
vard's Interference Is tho most discouraging
feature of the game. Throughout the contest
Harvard used merely simple old-fashioned
plays, while the Indians, besides operating the
Woodruff "pusn-taokl Interference," used
double passss and mass plays galore. The
Crimsons' fumbling was also very discourag
ing. Once the ball wns lost on a fumble on the
live-yard line. Bain fell during the entire
game. The line-up:
Harvard. .ftrittotu. Cmrtii'.t.
h0n,;;;;;;;;j.. ..Left end Archlqnett
Donald '.'.'.'.'.'. '.".'. Left tackle H. Pleros
Bos! Lett guard Rcott
.taflrav Centre Smith
Burden Right guard Redwutcr
Mills Rlnht. taakle B. lierc
Sallowell Right end Bodr
lly Quarter back Hudson
Dibble Left hslf back! 0to3
Warren Bight luvlf teak.', 7.7.7." V. Miller
Reid Fall back Metoxen
Score Harvard, 11; Indiana, r. Touchdown
Reld, Dibblee. iloal from touchdown Cochrane.
Goal from tbe field Hudsfin. Tlin-Two 2G-min-ute
halve. Referee Oarlleld of Williams. Umpire
Budd of Lehlgk. Linesmen Holden and Debray.
Timer Fred Wood.
PENNSYLVANIA. 23 i CHIOAOO. 11.
Philapklphia. Oct. 2ft The University of
Pennsylvania eleven upheld its great reputa
tion this afternoon in one of tho finest and
fastest games of football ever played on Frank
lin Field. Tho Quakers defeated the champion
team of tho Western college, tho University of
Chicago, the score being 23 to 11. It was a
magnificent game to look upon, full of long,
brilliant runs by both teams, fast play and
dazzling tricks, such as might be expected to
he sprung by such heady coaches as George
Woodruff and Stagg ot Chicago. Chi
cago's slickest trick was on the kick-off.
The full back ran as if to make a long, hard
kick, and instead dribbled It only about fifteen
yards, while be ran ahead of It and a Chicago
man behind fell on the ball. It bewildered
Pennsylvania and tbe officials as well, but the
ball was finally decided to belong to Chicago.
The trick was accomplished for the purpose of
giving Hlrsehberger an opportunity to try a
place kick for a goal. Ho tried away back on
the fifty-yard line and the ballmlssod the posts
by just two feet.
Pennsylvania sprung the delayed "fake"
pass with the most remarkable success. It
simply took tbo Chicago team off its feet, and
on each and every application of the trick
Pennsylvania made wonderful gains. One in
stance in particular Is noteworthy. Oufland
received the ball and Coombs acted us dummy
runner toget through Chicago's left end and
tackle. Two-thirds of Pcnnsr's team went
around with Coombs, and, while Chicago was
very Intent upon stopplnghlm. Outland sped
down the field seventy-three yards for a touch
down. Two Chicago men got In his way, hut
he dodged magnificently, and placed the hall
directly behind tho post. It was Pennsy's first
acore of the game, and the people went wild
The Chicngos were as powerful In every de
partment of the game as prophesied by tho
Western orities. and that they did not defeat
Pennsylvania was simply because the Quakers
awakened tot lie situation In the second half and
played football that has never been equalled In
Philadelphia. The first half ended with tho
score favoring the Chicago team, 0 too. Chi
cago had scored in tho first nine minutes of
play, and, it might be sold, had runthnPennsyi
vanlas right oft their feet. It really looked like a
complete tbrowdown of the great Quaker eleven
and their great coach. Before the game Chicago
money was floating uround the stands in thou
sands, the followers of StAgg's team being will
ing to wager even money that they would win.
It was taken up as fast as It appeared, hut it
kept coming like lightning, and to say tho
least tho Chicago men were game to the core.
After the Westerners had crossed the Penn
sylvania goul line on a series of clever
gains around the ends, the Chicago men of
fered 5 to 3 that tbey would win. They were
confident of victory, and to look at tbo two
teams on the Held it would have been hard for
any but a true-blue believor In Oenrge Wood
ruff and his team to back anything but Chi
cago. Pennsylvania was on the run and no
mistake. The Pennsylvania leaders along tho
side lines were going through all tbo agonies
that defeat brings. Those In the stand were
offering up silent sacrifices. Oiitiaiitl'a grand
seventy-three-ynrd run across the Chicago line
made everybody fool bettor, but happiness was
again turned to despair when he missed tbe
goal by barely a foot.
Shortly after tin. hair was over and the two
teams went to their dressing rooms tho Penn
sylvania University band struck up tho " Bed
and the Blue." but neither the student body
nor the thousands on tho stands could enthuse.
H was a damp tlay as far as enthusiasm was
concerned. To make it all the more dismal,
the sky became overcast with ominous-looking
clouds. While tho Pennsylvania crowd wus wor
rying Itself to death two or three hundred Chi
cago rooters in the north stand were giving vent
to their jubilation, and were making merry,
while under tho stand wuroihe lVniisylvlauia
boys reatlng up. Woodruff gave the team a
lecture that they will not forget until their dy
ing days. He raved and ranted, and to this ef
fort Dr. J. William White added somo very im
pressive words. Just what effect nil this had
was evident when the second half began.
Pennsylvania got the kick-off ami from her
own thirty-yard line forced the ball across the
field eighty-five yards by straight line plunges
for a touchdown. Th trick was accom
plished after live mariutus' play. Pennsylvania
now showed the most magnificent spirit and
worked the mighty "guards back" till tbe
Western champions were almost dead. It now
began to ahow which was the better team.
The Chicago men could do very little with tho
Pennsylvania centre and ilio only way big
gains could be made wore around
the ends. Pennsylvania soon drooped to this,
and before the second half was ten minutes
old had the Chicago men pretty near where
she wanted thorn. It was in the second hall
that Hlrsehberger. getting on the Pennsylvania
thlrty-llve-yard line, dmpped 11 beautiful goal
from the field, bringing the Chicago score up
to 11 points. The half was almost over now.
however, and Pennsylvania had already '.'.'I
points to her credit, enough to win hy snd u
little to snore. Hare. MeCrackoti. and Outlaud
were the Pennsylvania stars, and they did
magnificent work, going through the lino time
after time. Then. too. Ha re's kicking was all
that could bo asked. It was not nearly so
brilliant t list ol HirsChbcrger, but it did the
work nnd did it well. Ho did not have a kick
blocked, while in the first half Folwell got
through thoChicug.i lineuud stopped one of the
Chicago man's low punts. It. however, did not
result 111 anything. Hlr&ahlierger. Clarke, and
Kennedy played magnificent football for Chi
uago. and In their respective position areas
good as the best men iutho Eastern colleges
Chicago scored in the first ten minutes of the
play. After two kicks bv both sides the ball
lauded on l'ciun ylvanlu's tiventy-llve-yanl
line. Four plunger, took it fourteen yards, and
then Hare punted, llirbchbciger returning.
Chicago took the . ball on the Pennsylvania
forty-yard Hun. nno Clark, with line interfer
ence, was sent aror ml the left end for ,'KI yurds.
Pennsylvania blocl ed the Chicago punt, but u
Chicago man fell oa the ball in the cen
tre of tbo field. ' It was now that the vis
itors made the Quakers look small. Ou a
double nana. Clarke went through oaulrefpr
tweuty yard aAd thirty mora arouud Old
Penn'a right end. With the ball on the five
yard line, a play was made around the Quakers'
left wing, and a toiloadowu resulted, from,
which a Coal was kicked. Score, Chicago. 0;
I Pennsylvania. O.
The ball wns worked up and down the field
l now for fully fifteen minutes. With the Ballon
Pennsylvania's thlrty-flve-yard line, Outland
made his famous seventy-three-ysrd run. from
which no goal was made. Pennsylvaiita's first
tally In tho second half was made solely
through tho ngenoy of the famous "guards
back " formations, the ball bolng carried In
five minute of play olghtyfive yards
for a touchdown. Tne second Pennsylvania
tally curae about In this way. Pennsylvania
worked the hall down to within five yards and
on the third down made the quortor-bsok kick
that failed to work. Chicago getting the boll.
Chicago made a poor kick and Pennsylvania
Sot the ball on the twentf-flve-yanl line. Then
ic "lake" pass was worked again ami Out
land sped across tbo line for tho touchdown,
slso kicking the goal. The score now favored
Pennsylvania 17 to !. Chicago kicked off and
Pennsylvania, getting the hall, worked It
steadily down the fiold on centre masses, and
Carnett landed it on the one-yard Ihieaftera
pretty run of twenty yards through the Chicago
right end nnd tackle. Hare was then shoved
over and Outland kicked l lie goal, making the
score 2.' to II.
, On the next exchange of kicks Pennsylvania
got tho ball and after two or three gains lost it
through Cnrnett's fumble on the Quakers'
thlrty-flvc-vard line. Horsohberger dropped
back for n kick and sent the hsll directly
through the goal posts, making the score 23 to
1 1, From that on It was nip nnd tnck nnd tho
Same ended without either side getting near
ie other's gonl,
Chicago is easily within the limit of the big
four nnd without doubt can take a fall ont of
one or two of the crack teams. That Is the
general opinion of all unbiased critics. Any
team that has among its members a man who
con make a field goal from the fifty yard line
needs to be looked upon with deep. considera
tion. Hcrschberger tried for n gonl from that
mark during the i.-amo nn I only missed by a
few foot. Tne line-up:
rmntnlrinia. ItiHiiom. 0M.
u ! I::::;:::"."?!
Goodman Lft UvB..'-j iiyjKJjKa
1 1 are Left guard .Burnett
Overneld Centre flpeed
Mccracken Right guard Rogers
Carnett Right tackle Webb
HlB Right end jlii.-.VflSJm'.ll
SSftSP:::::: I : c''k
Coombs Right half back Heracbbcrger
i laniiiier oiuirter bark Kennedy
outlaid iTFuIl back Slater
Toiicliibm n llutlsnil, 2; Hare, 3; Clarke. Host
from touchdowns Hersehbergor, I ; Outland, a.
Gol from the field Herschberger. Referee Oor
bln, yle. I'mplre-Daahlrll, Lehigh. Time of
halvm ar. mlnuten.
pniNcgTON. 23; brown, 0.
PnovtOKNrK. Oct. 2ft Brown's confident
hope of scoring against Princeton, whom, she
met for tho first time to-duy on the gridiron,
was not realized, while the Tigers made four
visits to the territory behind the brown and
whitegoal. The score was 23 to 0. The whole
contest, particularly the first half, was the
prettiest exhibition of football ever seen here.
The game was open, no one was seriously hurt,
und thore were many spectacular play. Brown
distinguished herself lor defensive play. Dur
ing tho second half, when Brown got a bit tired,
Princeton repeatedly charged her line success
fully, and won out by .sheer strength nnd the
brilliant work of her ends. The first halt was
a punting exhibition almost entirely. At this
Bates hnd slightly the better of Wheeler.
Brown got through Princeton's centre several
times, and Sheehan almost at will got through
for good tackles. It was not until near the end
of the half that Princeton began her revolving
play, which resulted In the ball being sent be
tween Brown's goal posts. Wheeler missed
the goal at a hard angle and against the wind.
Brown started the second twenty-minute
battle with n rush. Washburn shot through
for seven yurds gain. Brown regained the ball
once for off-sido play nnd Immediately bucked
the Tigers for another four yards. Wheelerof
Princeton ran through the whole Brown eleven
and made forty yards, ovep'onflng a long punt
bv Hat cs. It waa when a punt by Wheeler was
blocked and Brown got the ball on Prince
ton's twonty-yard line that the visitor's goal
was most in danger. The Tigers, however,
frot the ball on downs and soon had
t on BrowD's twenty-five yard line. They
finally secured another touchdown. The long
dispute over whether a Princeton man had a
frco catch when Hnpgood tackled him resulted
in Princeton getting a place kick. Palmer made
six yards, and line bucking soon sent Black
through fora third touchdown.
Richardson made several brilliant runs and
dodges in the second half. He once got almost
loose for n sprint down the field, and the fine
work of Princeton's ends also prevented him
from making two touchdowns. Princeton's
last touchdown, which saddened tbe Brown
campus to-night, happened because Poe was
ready when something happened. Brown
fumbled the ball, Poe grabbed it and ran forty
yards, while Brown gronningly gazed after
him. She did not lose courage, however, and
made some effective onslaughts against the
.lerseymen's heavy line. The game ended with
tho ball in the middle of the field. For Prinoe
ton. Wheeler. Poe. Palmer and Black oarried
off the honors. A cold drizzle and a biting wind
prevailed, but there were 2.500 persons pres
Prinreton. Position. Brown.
I'.ihucr Left and Murphy
xteer Left tackle Hapgnod
Crowdia Left guard Wheeler
Booth Centre Melendy
ndwards Right guard Csrter
Hlllebrand Right tsrkle Bheclmn
Poe Right end Hunt
Duncan Quarter back Pratt
Relter Lift hslf back Washburn
Black Right half back Richardson
Wheeler Full back Bate
Score Princeton, 23; Brown, 0. Touchdown
Reitcr 12), black. Poe. Referee Lsngford, Trinity
Cmplre Rockwell, MuaachusetU Technology.
Linesmen Wing. Providence: Cook,-Princeton, '88.
Time of game Two twenty-minute halv.
CORNELL. 6; OBEBLIN, 0.
Ithaca. Oct. 21). Cornell went up against a
"good thing" In Oborlln this afternoon, win
ning tho game by the narrow margin of six
points. Cornell played five substitutes, but
nevertheless should have run up a larger
score. In the first half, after the ball had been
in dangerous proximity to Cornell's goal line
a number of times, punting took tho ball near
the visitors' thirty-yard line. Here Alexander
wus used effectively in line punching and
finally made a touchdown from tne fifteen-yard
line. Young kicked goal. For the
balance of the half It was an even
thing between tbe two elevens. The second
hall was even more stubbornly contested.
i iberl in's halves circled Cornell's right end re
peatedly and broke Cornell's interference so
that it was well-nigh Impossible for Cornell to
make apy material gains. Once in a while
Whiting would make a pretty dash, but It was
without interference, the interference failing
to get in the place. Alexander was the star
ground gainer of the game. Oberiln has an
exceedingly strong team. The line-up:
I'ornetl. J'oiiliom. 'Obfrlitt.
Davell Left end (lllnian
Caldwell Left tackle Edgerton (Capt.i
O. Young, Jr Left gnird Dv!s
li Centre McDonald
I ,u ei I, r Right guard Btroatsr
tirimsliw Right and .- Hitch
O. H. Young Quarter back W. Faavar
Whiting iCapt.) Left half back Washington
Windaor. ... . ..... J jug,,, htlt blu.k Q Ttur
Alexander. '.' Full back Bradley
Touchdown Alex luder. Dual Young. Bef ree
ling, Yale. Umpire -Hough, Ohio Htat. Lines
men Morrisou, Cornell, anil Masher. Olssrlln. Tlme
kecpera Llinipacy, Cornell, yul Williamson, Oberiln.
WILLIAMS, 24 i TBIN1TV. 0.
Williamstown, Oct. 2W. Williams defeated
Trinity to-day by the score of 2 to 0
in two twenty-five minute halves. Trinity
waa outclassed, and had not Williams
pluyed it kicking game in the first half tho
score would have been larger. In the
firbt bnlf Williams scored twice. After several
exchanges of punts Williams blocked Littell's
kick on Trinity's thirty-yard line, and the
Williams backs bad little difficulty In rushing
the ball for a touchdown. After the next
kick-off there followed ' several more ex
changes ot kicks. Finally Williams secured
the ball in the centre of the field. Draper
made a pretty run of thirty yards, and good
gains by Decamp and Branoh soon carried the
hail over the line. In the second half, soon
after play begun. Williams totk the ball in the
centre, snd a series of short gains by Branch
and Pot lee secured the third touchdown. After
more exchanging of punts tbo home team
gained the hall on their own forty-rtve-yard
Tine, from which they curried it steadily down
the field, Decamp and Potter doing good work
and Branch making one run of twenty yards.
Shortly before time wss called Trinity suc
ceeded in advancing the ball to the William
WESLEYAK, 23 : DAR'l MOUTH. 5.
Hanoveb, X. II . Oct. 20. Dartmouth met
dufeut on her home gridiron this afternoon at
tbe hands of Wosleyun. The game was hard
fought from start to finish. Dartmouth made
tho first touchdown by fast, hard bucking and
carried the Wesleynn boys off their feet.
Weslevuu then seemed to get together,
and lust as time was called In th
first half succeeded in pushing Townsend
over tho line. With the score tl to i against
them Dartmouth went In the seeotnl half to
win; but she could not withstand the fierce
plunges of the Wesleyan backs, and was pushed
over tbo lino for threo more touchdowns. For
Wesleyun Townsend, Ituymond. and Laue did
the heat work, while for Dartmouth Boyle.
Jennings, and Wentworth played the best.
Score: Wcsleyan. 23; Dartmouth. 5.
CIUCAUO A. C 8; MEWTOWME. 0.
Ca it uk i is ik. Mass , Oct. 20. Chicago A. C. won
Its first game In tho East to-day by defeating the
strong Newtowne team iu a fiercely contested
game by thu score of 8 to 0. Chicago had a
considerably heavier line than Newtowne and
used her tackles and guurds with telling effect.
Most of Chicago's gains weru made through
tackle, the entire team getting into the play
mid sending the man with the ball through tor
substantial gains The ends were also worked
for largo gains, allhougb Murphy for Newtowne
put up a good defensive game and on several
occasions downed the runner for a Ions.
S-AOWIU A. C. Mj aSOOXLTS SIS CMOOL, It.
Th Brooklyn High Bchool toasa and tk koayy
sight lveu of th Pacta AUuokW Sab SMt ea tk
nw gridiron at Washington Part. Brooklyn. rr
itar afternoon The High Rohool bar war, a vary
light lot of rnnngsse r and against the heavyweight
veteran of the Paellc learn really made a good
hewing. ThtHrat half had hardly atartod before
the bailwM handed toU. Kennedy and by a on rnn
aroand tk right end he wored a touchdown.
Aided by clever Interference by 0. Kennedy, Van
Vlsek anil Bowl. , Taylor kicked ap easy
aol. High School conrlnuetl to buck the linn
Without avail, the centra Blinding like atone wall.
On a fumble Taylor secured tbe tsill, nnd good line
work br the backs worked It up to tho ten-rard line.
Front there to tho goal litre It wan er. nnd Taylor
wa shaved over for the second touchdown. Taylor
this time kicks,! slgasg goal. On the next line-up
Van Vlctdi ntnrtcil on ft long run ero the field, but
flying tckl by Hehoenljnhn brought him down
on High School's twenty -ysrrt Hue. From that to
the rial of the half the ball never moved more tbsn
After a lecture by Conch Arrcstr w: the High
School boys braced up In tho nest half, and nv
, wnrklnc the enil. n mn iret the ball down toe field,
I and Kehoenlifthn was tui-diril over fcr a cor.
Csirp-d kicked s pretty goal. Tavlor kick ent the
bill to High School's thirty-yard line, where Bowie
, secured It on a fumble. Th leather aa worked
bft-k and forth urtil it wan psswd to Bowie,
Who carib'd It i till v foit.v-.re rnrdn, ntf
wan then shoved ntei- for a tonchdomu. Tvy
lor failed nn an any irisal and tho score wan
17 to a.. High Hchitol then ahowed bit of
aug'e-slve play and worked the ball right down the
field f its touchdown by cnoiel. Illion kicked the
goal The I'ne lie men gut the hall to HI ih Hchool
tlihty-yaril line and Vnu Vlec nuccpeile I In a pi en
kink from that p Int. The ball waa nn the lib h
Hch'ol's flve-varl line when thn gsiiis was called,
with the w or 'J'l t , 12 In tuvorof the Pacific A. C.
Th team lined up s follow:
WtfAY A. r. IMNnl. Stntr.
Mead l.-flend Wilde
O. Kennedy Imft tsekle Parson
C. Kennedy Left guard Tllim
Boemernwn Ceutre. Ward
Banning Bight giiril Fenner
Bandit in Itiaht tckl Cppel
l I le II lull I ml I ,i- v i. in I Legirett
Detpard "jiintti-i'lisek Ptrlck
Van Vlock Left hslf back Bambar
Bowe, Cuptaln. . . Bight half back Dilon
Taylor ' . .Full bark. . . ; " ; ; B0'" ft'
Rffni-ff--K. Knrkc. I'mpire-T. J. Rowc. liinvi
men A. Homlx nnd T. Bmllb.
HOTt-HKirtit m moo... 12: iniNirr m-mmi,. d.
HotrhkiM Kciiuol (Qotbj.1. ttM.ni of LakcYlUe.Cnnn.,
drfMted the Trinity Hohunl team f thi- nty at Oo
lumb'n Oval yenterdar morning by the konro of 12
t'. tt. Tbe ittine wn nne nf the most exciting played
lelwcen ch tit tea, me tbin eeon. and the Tl
toiy or the viattom wm only whleved after Uie
harttaat kind of a battle. The followers of both
NchoolH were out in fun- to em-oiirar 1 linir, favorite
on to victory, lmt tlirv overdid thing by ovemin
nlng tbe Held. Unnecessary wrangling over de
i!ionn by the offlcla's delsyt-d the game, and the
suggestion madabt-Tng Hun that outsiders should
be aeleced for officials In all scholastic, gstnta wss
tlrm i mat ntM to be agoodone. The line-up:
Trinity SehooU Positions. Hotctkitt School.
Browne I-eft taoklo Fowler
I -Sim Left guard.. Walls
Rogers Centra Housa
Kirkby Right gnard. j Hsnl"
R. Mifli,- Right tackle, . . .7..'.". . . .Piatt
ThmUon:::::::!- RIhtd 01w
Brown Quarter back Davis
Treed Left half baok j JBewlSrl
Kllbank Right half back. .'.7.7.'.'.'.'. . . .Shaw
n. McClave Fullback 0. Ooss
Score Hotchkias School, 12; Trinity School, fl.
Referee P. 8exiu. Trinity School. Umpire O. Mon
ahan. IJotchklaa School. Touchdowns Jennings,
Bearsley, B. afcClavo. Ooals from touchdowua O.
Ooss (2). Kirkby. Mnusraan W. Jonen and F. Whits.
Time- UO-miuute halves.
UNION, 17; BUTOgBS, 0.
ScBSKgcTAnr, Oct. 29. Union scored bar sixth
consecutive victory to-day by defeating Rutgers In a
well-played game. The struggletouk place In Albany
before a large crowd, and as in ail tha previous
fames Union was not scored against. The game was
full of excitement from start to Anlsb . Immediately
after thn kick-off Rutgers got posaesaloD of the ball,
and by using several trick piny a mailed it across the
field to Union's three-yard line. Here the ball waa
I fumbled snd a touch back waa scored. Union then
went at the Rutgers lino in earnest, and after large
sains by tbe Union backs and tackles Price waa sent
over tha line for a touchdown. During the re
mainder of the game Union waa the aggressor, and
tho ball was In Rutsers territory most of the time.
Touchdowns were also scored by Fenton and Qillnac,
and Keogh kicked both goals. Score: Union, 17;
Rutgers, 0. The line-up:
Union. Portions. Rut gen.
Fanton Lft tackle Wirth
Sbaw Left iruaril Woodruff
Flnnlgan -Centra Banaom
Willi Right guard Patterson
Carver RUht tackle Black
I'rice Right end Pattlt
Hniitli Quarter baok Mann
VunSnc ( Leftbalfback Thompson
.ulnae Right half back Conger
Eaogh ...Fullback MacMahon
AMHKRST, 10; ST. I. T., 6.
Amhfbat. Oct. 29. Amherst met afaasaohnsetta
Institute of Technology on Pratt Field this after
noon and waa victorious by a score of 10 to 6. The
Same waa characterized by slow play during tho first
Slf and very little Mnapny work. Amherst scored
in eight minutes after the game waa called, bnt
failed to kick goal. "Tech" then stiffened her Una
and forced a touchdown by steady pushing, and
kicked goal. In the second half Amherst braced np
and forced "Tech" from the centre of the field over
line for a touchdown and again failed at goal. Tha
game was noticeable for the amount of unnecessary
delays and the lack of end plays.
NAVAI, ACAIIKMY, 18; LarATgTTg, 0.
Aknapolis, Oct. 20. In an exciting game at tha
Naval Academy this afternoon the eval Cadets de
feated, by a acore of It to 0, Lafayette College. Tho
middles scored a touchdown and goal in the first half
after ten minutes play. In the aeeond half tbe
academy scored two touchdowns and two goals.
Fowler making all the touchdowns and Wade kick
ing goals. The features of the game were Fowler's
fixur-yard run for a touchdown, and the good work
of Full Back Bray in bucking the centre.
UASVA1U FBESHNEN, 10; EXETFB, 0.
Exxtxb, N. II.. Oct. 2ft. Harvard Freshmen won
to-day's game through weak playing of Exeter at
centre. At no stave of the game did the home team
even show strength st that Important point. O. Her
Bey for Exeter made a thirty-yard run, and his punt
kicking waa good. Harvard scored two touchdowns
K Lawrence's good work, but they were unable to
;k straight for the goal. Score: Harvsrd, 10; Ex
At Hamilton Colgate, Q; St. Johns, 0.
At Nyack-Nyack. 22; Harlem F. C. 0.
At Bradford Bradford, tut: Lockport, 0.
At Brunswick. Me. Bates, fl; Bowdoin. O.
At Johnstown-Choses, 0; Y. M. 0. A., 38.
At Ann Arbor, Mich. Michigan, 11; Alumni, 3.
At Madison, Wis. Wisconsin. 20; Minnesota. 0.
At Andover Andover, Bj Worcester Academy, 6.
At Eva ii ton , 111. North western. 27 ; Lake Forest, 0.
At Portland Portland A. C, A; Worcester A. O., O.
At Elisabeth-West End A. C. 20; Roselle A. C, o.
At CollegevHle, Pa. Urslnus, 46; Delaware Col
At Bloomlngdala Oval-Knickerbocker, 6; All
At Perth Amboy Perth Amboy P. 0., 6; Red
At Elisabeth Plngry aeeond team, 6; Lincoln High
At Vonkers Yonkers High School, 34; Woodbrldge
At Worcester Holy Cross, 45; Worcester Polytech
nic Institute, ft.
At Mount Vernon Mount Vernon F. B. T., 37;
Peekskill M. A., o.
At Oran-'- Oval-Twenty -third Street P. B. A., 0;
Orange V. M. C. A.. 0.
At Sing Sing-Mount Pleasant Military Academy,
20: Columbia Institute, H.
At Am lerdam Reynolds Business School, 11;
Onion College second team, 0.
UAvrKiciRu. Pa., Oct. 20. Haverford defeated
Stevens Institute this sfteruoon hy a score of 12 to 0.
T1ib Rutherford F. C. defeated the Dreadnaught
F. it. C. at Rutherford yesterday by the score of 13
Mojnn.AiH, Oct. 20. Moutclalr Military Academy
defeated the Brooklyn Latin School here to day by
the score of ti to 0,
CoBNWAij-oN-HtTDAox, Oct. 2.i. New York Mili
tary Academy defeated Pratt institute of Brooklyn
here to-day by a acore of 8.1 to fl.
The Princeton Juniors moored at will against the
lleaolutes at tbo Prospect Park parade grounds yes
terday afternoon, and ran up a total of M points too.
OgAiioB, Oct. 2ii. At Orange Oval this afternoon
the newly organized Orange A. 0. met the Riverside
F. C. of Newark and defeated them by the score of tt
Hacsbttstown. Oct. 2ft. Lafayette freshmen de
feated! the football team of Center Institute on
tbe latter s grounds this afternoon by the acore of
18 to o.
The Kings County Juniors defeated the Mohawks
r. to Oat the Prospect Park parade grounds yester
Morriatown School added another vlct jry to its
lung lint by ricfetting the second team of Newark
Academy at Monistown yesterday afternoon by the
acore of 18 to ".
The eleven of Brown's Business College played Its
first gauiu at the Prospect Park parade grounds yes
terday afternoon and defeated the Elites by thu
score of 18 too.
Mobttuuu. Oct. 2li. -Moutclalr High School df
featid KaAt Orange High Hcbool In thu second New
Jersey Inter hoUatic series played here to-day by
the acore of 11 to o.
Ki.izAjir.TH. Oct. 20. Th Newark Academy foot
lsll team this morning defeated the Pingry Hchool
eleven in the New Jersey lutericholasttc series by
the score of 10 to 0.
LttUNOTnif. Vs., Oct. 20. The oadet eleven of the
Virginia Military Institute, again sustained Its refu
tation ly winning Its third consecutive vtctoiy, this
time defeating thn Richmond College eleven or Rich
mond by a acore of 10 to o.
The Kensington A. C. and Almeda elevens played a
lively twenty-minute game at the Prospect Park
parade grounds yesterday afternoon, the former
winning by the acore of 13 to tl.
EasTOK, Oct. 20. ThefJKaaUin College footbel
team, which has uotyet been settled against this seal
sou. met the strong Hackettatown eleven here to-day
and had an y victory, winning by a score of 18
EuxiBsrrs., Oct. 2. This afternuou tha football
team of Hutger 1 reran tory Hchno1 met defeat at
the bands of the Battiu High Scbo.d elev. n of this
city. Tho score: Bat tin High School, 21; Rutgers
Preparatory bchool, o.
Tha Murray Hill and Cllutou A. C. played two
tweuty-uiiuute halvea at the Pr ipect Park paradt.
grounds yesterday aftemoou. Tbe feature was the
line bucking of Tieruan and Murphy. The score:
Murrayiill. 18; Cllutou A. C. 0.
The echednled geese In the Long Island Inti
KhoUetsc series between St. Pent ftclseTaSkC Pair
Prmntorr Brbool at Oarda OHr jrray afWr
noon wa naaMlltil tar, tk lttr. owtsc to lb
crippled rnnaltlon of ib.lr ssaln.
The tm nf th Drat and oond nka from Ad
lrobnol met nn th crldlnin at iiijririiria Park
'rtrdr ninrnitiitandfn an xvtln snd lntcrst
Inu enmn fallod hi aror. This la th rird lint
this aonnn thtt th tram hav mid sail flld to
Ontlar flrhiml tam drftted Mount Vrrnon Hluh
RrhtMil hi a rloaf sml-lnt.-rptlhir tiattln at Mount
Vrrtii'n .vstrdr morulra. Th tni" r rmilr
mtrhl nd it wa onlr qntlon of tlmoaato
which ronldtand th "train lh !na(r. 'I'll won-:
Cutler Reboot, T, Mount Vernon Hlirh He'iool. n.
fonlliani College foitlmll team met a VVat"llo at
tb hand of Ihe Knickerbocker A. C. M Berkeley
Ovl yoterdaj- afternoon, when Iboy with defete:l
by th oor nf art to n. At no star ot ih came .
there any danajer of the Knickerbocker A. O. lln
amireil airalnst, while the Inttnr mvle tlrslr point it
At Clareinont 1'arV rat-dar morning th tm
rcpresentine the Hrlstol A. C. and rtrainrnar School
HI lined up for a raatvlt mr.ie. Th Bristol A. C.
alllinuKh much heavier than their opponent, were
unstile to acore. while the Hranimar Hcliool a-ored
touchdown, hnl fiil'd at irosl. fl-ore: Ormnir
Sobool Oil, r: llrlnlol A. I '.,!.
The chief attract on at tti l'maiicct Park parade .
around. yterd vy ttemnon wa th irame Imlwesn
ihe in Imoiit A. C. and Kra.mua Hsll llluli Hchool.
I'"lh teams were pi lined for the c- nle.l. and merry
thronif of rontcra watched th Mtniirale for npreiu
cy. Belmont' skill and welvht were too much fur
the Klatlmah schoolboys, snd In both halves the for
mer cally carrloil off the honor. F.lwell ply d a
tar game. lie mail 1 nv run. s -ored a touchdown,
and kicked two roslu. Abbey sn I 1iunsliery were
lso llliernlly aprlsnded forsk'ltul ptsva. The score:
Bclmoat A.O., IT; Krsaniue Hall rllxli School, u.
KEITH or TIIK WHKttl.VKX.
A l.ar; Crowd of Itlder Kapeited on the
Everr Suiiilnr of the laat low weak tlie
wheeling title un the road ha been heavier
than the week preceding, whether the Run wa
lmi or the wind wa fierce. By the middle of
the forenoon lo-ilay. If the skios are clenr. a
great crowd will undoubtedly be paaalng for
review on every good riding road. The habit
of eyollngln tha early morning la maintained
by many, bnt the keeper of roadhouae ay
that the " early bird" are not o numerous.
In proportion to the total number of rider, a
a few yearn ago. It I ald to be oase of hear
ing all day long stories of good Intentions that
never bear fruit. One rldef describes toanothar
in glowing terms the delight of his rid In th
early morning, and th second man lament that
he wa not along ami tells tho story of how he
has been making resolution all summer to get
up and go cycling in the early dawn, hut how a
ohain of circumstances has prevented. It is
probably within the experience of every rider
to have formed similar good Intentions and
violated them. A suggestion from one man
that sounds helpful Is for those who forget and
over-sleep or are bed lazy never to plan
to go out early alone. , but to acquire an
obligation to get up and out by arranging to
meet a companion, and after a couple of such
trips at this time of the year the desire to en
joy early rides will become so keen that the
fact of being tired or up late the night before
will not prevent th usual trip. One of .the
reasons assigned for the disproportion be
tween tha number out in the afternoon and
those who ride while the dew is fresh I that
the average ge of cyclists Is greater than It
waa. the growth of Itho snort recently having
been largely among the more eldorly and leis
Reports from various parts yesterday showed
that macadam roads had dried out and were in
good condition, while the dirt roads were still
heavy from the effects of Wednesday's rain.
The latter were drying rapidly, however, and
with dear weather they will be in very fair
condition to-day. Some ot the points to be
noted concerning local highways that are pop
ular with wheelmen, furnished by the last re
port of the L. A. W-, are as follows: There are
some bad breaks In the asphalt of Lexington
avenue between Forty-second and Fifty
ninth streets. At Amsterdam avenue and
HUth street there Is a dangerous elevation of
the car tracks above the road surfaoe.
The riding through lOHth and 110th street,
between Hlvorslde Drive und the Boulevard 1
rather dangerous at night, owing to there
being insufficient light. Eighth avenue, be
tween Fifty-ninth and 100th streets, is now
well lighted, and there is good riding. Horn
Ingslde avenue, although somewhat obstructed
by building material. Is generally good. Fifth
avenue, below Fifty-ninth street, is torn up in
several places. St. Nicholas avenue is rough
north of 136th street, and Lenox avenue also
la unite poor. Boulevard Lafayette and Con
vent Terrace road are unfit for riding. Thirty
fourth street Is now asphalted as far west
as Ninth avenue. The roads at and around
New Roohelle. Hye. Pelham. Trovers Island,
Larchmont Hd Mount Vernon were all in good
condition. Main street In Port Chester Is being
repaired. On Long Island the country roads
have gullies in places, but usually there Is a '
hard side edge to bo followed. The rain has
done no harm to the macadam roads, and all
the popular nearby routes offer fine riding.
The new rosd system from ltoslyn through Hen,
Cliff, Olen Cove, snd Locust Valley Is nearly
completed, and most of the way is in good
shape for riding. There is considerable mud
remaining on the Jersey roads, but they are
all ridable, except for a few bad snots. On
Htaten Island the riding will be found excel
lent, as usual.
Arrangements for the jubilee bicycle parade
on Monday night have been completed, and tbe
success of the venture now rests with the
weather. The head of tho line will be on the right
hand side of Tenth street, resting on Broad
way. From there the ride will be to Fourth
street and then to Washington Bquare, In order
that all may pass under the arch. The parade
will move up Fifth avenue and be dismissed at
12th street. Elders and owners of automo
biles desiring to participate will report to the
Orand Marshal at 8:30 o'clock on Monday
night. The headqunrtcrs of the officials will bo
at the Brevoort House. The judges will be in a
reviewing stand at Fifth avenue and 12()tli
street. The Madison Wheelmen hnvo arranged
fora reception of the paraders in the Palace of
Industry at the end of the ceremonies. M. M.
Holding. Jr.. will be tho Orand Marshal of. the
A great many complaints have been made
by different persons, both cyclists and driv
ers, about the blockading of tho Boulevard it
Eightieth street by truck and wagon drivers
who pull their vehicles directly across the
street in order to let their horses drink from a
trough that Is In front of a saloon thcra, A
few days ago the street at this point was
blocked eight minutes by actual timing, and
during that Interval there was not a policeman
in sight to whom appoal oould be mode. Home
members of the Consulate, having despaired
of getting the police to give sufficient atten
tion to this locality to abate the nuisance, have
uiipronched the proprietor of the place In front
of which the trough is located and have asked
him to move It around to the Eightieth street
side. The man, however, is obdurate, because
on the next block in front of a saloon there is a
trough placed there by the H. P. C. A. The
Consulate argues that there is no need of two
troughs o near to each other and will seek to
have ono of them removed by legal procedure
and then endeavor to lnatigata some arrests
in order to make examples of the drivers who
leave their wagons stretched across the road
way. While discussing informally tbe work of the
committee nn street sprinkling appointed by
the L. A. W. Consulate nnd what it la hoped
can be accomplished, a member of Ihe commit
tee yesterday u noted a sayiug of Col. Waring,
which strikes mi neatly at the root of the trou
ble that, as the member remarked, it might
well be f rallied as a motto and hung in all tho
offices of the rltreet Commissioners. It is:
"Clean streets need no sprinklluv. exoept for
the purpose of cleaning them, and then tbe
Mirihkllng should be done by those who do Ihe
To th Kpitor or Tug Run Sir: I noticed
In tin- bicycle column of Tub Hum of Oct. 2fi an
account by a parly uuined It E. Compton of a
rid- he took to demonstrate what distance an
ordiuary eyelet could cover in a duy's ride
without apparent fatigue He states Unit he
rode a wheel geared to 102 Inches, and weigh
ing, with all on. :ih pounds 7 ouuees, over a
dlillcult road ut the rate of thirteen mile nn
hour for the first two hours and u quarter.
After thtt he rode it great deal foster, u he
elui ms that lie covered a distance of llVi miles
in In hours und 54 minutes, riding time, or ill
hours 2tt minute, elapsed time, so that he
must huve ridden at least fifteen nillus au
hour some part of the lime. This is apt to
mislead people as to what a rider can do. for It
tt.kes a lli-st -class. well-se.iMiniil rider with
special training to tlo what he says he did. I
speak from experience, us I have already done
what ho says he did, except that I had
a wheel geared to seventy-seven Inches, and
can say that I was not very fresh at tho close of
said ride. 1 should like to see him or anyone
else trying to ride on liifllcult roads with a
wheel geared lo HO inches, and weighing 'IM
pounds 7 ounce, at an average speed of 14.4
miles an hour. I uun imagine him at the enil
of bli. journey. Voura truly.
A. P. Ht.r.w.Tt, C. II. C. of A . No. 1.U3I.
RUTDEgrOBU, N. J Oct . 27.
Herious damage lias been done by the recent
storms to the concourse on Coney Island at
the end of the Boulevard am) cycle paths. Thn
oceun baa washed nearly one-third of the beach
away and the water Is rapidly encroaching
iiisiii the newly laid asphalt leading from the
Boulevard lo Hurt oveuu,-. 1 ulcus a break
water i built along the ocean front, u few more
winter storm will impose upon the new con
course the fata of its predecessor.
AUvtoM fqtlB Kagland about th nolbl
change In bicyole (or awU aoa IMltMt
ill NASSAU ST gFfi
J?Fil SBE SHOT i
Takes ;itt2! Picture., Time or Snap Shot -
line JI. Oil. By Mall )1. j.'' I
Konbi Camera '"mU. "r irtui. loaded .ia
"""" wwwora, nlln fr ,r oll.lllr wl
Price l .(). By Mall 10c. extra
Eastman's Eureka Jr. formate, a si.
Price I.IM. Hi- Msil ;.-.c. .mi.,
1'iibllc liciiion.trnlloii or Km nut Tnhtet
a New ltrvrlnper, Monday, Oct. :nt, rt'.
Inudl SI. Store. ToesdRy, Nov. I, Nii.
SI. Store, II A. M. to 8 V. M. "
Hi BO, AV. lb. ltiilitier Train, (ir, te
llru. ofPotassllltll lOe, lb. Illse. Kiiim. I- 0 ,ui. l(.
Hlllph. of .sodium. i.:jc.ll ., Kiib.i I.ini i-.;: ., s- no
Absorbent Cotton. Te. pi. Photo T I u i , ijt.
l'h'.itoPiWi . 4 ",.tnr. 14c. Itiibbcr Flneer Tip. 3r'
Printing frame, lfle. Folding I rip. si. ' lis. '
.lap. Tnirs, 4 x n, 7c. Albums, Me, i.,' sji.jj
Fill Line of Sporting and Athletic 6ods.
tip vile Sundries. I'hotogrnphli 'Suppliers
THE INGERSOLL DOLLAR WATCH
' J AND SI PKR WEKK,
I . mi y lm:s
mmmmm " 9
':': EDISON PHONOGRAPHS.
I All. OH WKITK 4
1 The Equitable General Providing Co. 2
, C it. . P. CO.") "
; 29 BROADWAY, N. Y. X
( Thlnl floor, Columbia llulldlnr). 9
. ; I 123 B'way, cor. 25th St. i
( riiinl floor, Towanend HulMlnO. .
; Brooklyn Branch :
, , No. 104 MOST :l i: 8T.
, , (Fifth floor, franklin Trnut t'o. lufrfnjr) I
1 Tllr, 1 I -' I B'WAY BRANCH 18 OPEN F.V'OH X
Your pecll built blcrcle speolfjr
Ka-le.t running, numt durable and finest finish.
STOCKTON MrG. CO.,
107 CHAMBERS 8T., N. Y.
THE SUN i
t Harlem Branch
110 WEST ISJ3TII STREET.
aTotfti. (Tamnnes, Ac.
Corner Broadway and Prince St.
of every ilfsriiption for autumn and winter. A srr
large and handsome assortment of
Every kind of carriage for pleasure drlTinglnt "
conntry or city. Somo Vory interesting bargain la
good scond-hnd work.
W." D.' GRAND'S GOES
THE AMERICAN HORSE KXCHANOB.
Brosdway snd froth St.. New York,
WILL, BK AH FOLLOWS:
ON TO.BUAY NEXT, AT P. II.,
MR. J. R. TOWeTBErTD'a
ENTIRE STABLE OF COACH HOBSES
ONE HUNDRED SEASONED HOBSES,
THE PROPERTY OF PRIVATE OWNERS.
HLBOTBIQ I.IUhT EXHIBITION,
TO-MOBROW (MONDAY) NIHHT AT H O'CLOCK.
ON WEDNESDAY NEXT, AT 2 P. M.,
MESSRS. DOIMON Ic ATZ'B,
ANNUAL FALL SALE ;
8TANDARD BRED CARRIAGE HORSES,
ALL HIOH STEPPERS WITH SPEED.
Many of them are enteivd for National Horae show,
HOH8E8NOWON EXHIBITION ATTIIEEXCHANQE.
ELECTRIC LIGHT EXHIBITION.
TUESDAY NlttHT AT H O'CLOCK.
CATALtXiUES now ready. Address
W. D. OBAND, American Horse Eichan,
Broadway and 60th t.. New York.
FOR SALE AT
DURUND'S RIDING MDEM,
A large number of finely trained
addle horses und one pair or carriage
horses. Inquire of
NEW SOUTH "BROOKLYN r HORSE 'MARKET ow
opened; around. Bush, Clinton court snd Lor
raine st.: sale every Tuesday and Friday at 1
EDWARD CHAMBERS, manger, 201 Bush si,
QUEENS CO. JOCKEY CLUB.
AOIIEDUCT. L. I.
RACING EVERY DAY AT 2 P. M.
Admission to grand stand, Sl.r.n. Ladle, f 1.00.
Race tralna leave !".. ;utli st. 10:60 A. M-, 12:30,
12:B0, 11.'', l:l.ii P. M and Flsthush ST.. 12:23,
1:16 snd 1:54 P.M. Blmte connect with King Co. L.
that If there is to be any constructional altera
tion In iUsIbii It may lie the Hiilihlllntlon of
smaller siKed front and tiowilbly baok. whel.
Borne riders ure Klving trials to I'd-inch wheel
and ore said to be pleased with them, not hnv
iiig found anymore difficulty in steering. A
ejiccliil rip'liiK tuiidcm was tried at the Crystal
ralaco truck. London, recontly with 'JO-inch
equnl wheels, which also soemed a success. An
exactly opisjsito doslgn is (irotnlsod on Mils
side, when equal IMl-lnoh wheels are expected
to be the fashion noxt year.
INFORMATION Kill WHEKLMEN.
Auarusi Iloctt in.- From New York to Spring Valley,
take ferry to Fort Leo snd ride to Leonla: then go
through Bouota, Hackeusack, Areola. Paraiiius,
Rtdgewood, tlohuku. Wsldwlrk. Allendsle. Bam
MX, Hahwsh, Suffrru, Tallluan sad Monacy, to
A. P. Ward. -From Fifty-third troet lo Far Rocs
away, ride down First avenue to Twenty third .trt;
take ferry to Broadway. Brooklyn, und rule up
Broadway lo Bedford avenue, lo Fastcru Prliw.
Eistem Psrkwsy extension to Hushwlek tmiut, tj
Jamaica avenue, to Jamaica; take Merrick rosd
through Siirluunild. Lynbrook, Feuhurst, woods
burg, Cedarhiil'it and Uun lire to lar Rockaway.
Ed'on H. Upright From New York toNeburg.
lake rrro to Fort Lee, ride u dull ti Leouia and
through Bo.'o'a. Hikiiei'ii. Areola, Paraiiim.
Bldgewood. tlonoku. Wldlc. All idule, Rini.ec.
Mahvtah. SulTirn. Ilillbiirn. luin po, Hloatsburg.
Tutelo. So.thllehts, Irdell. NdblllV i unction.
Central Valley. Il'glilatid MI'li. Woodbnri I 11".
Mount ilnville. Orr Mills. V I e Oilc to Sewlmrg.
There Is Koine ibIk of a nddillc distance rae be
tween Tool I.lutoimml at. Corduitf, II"' twenty-four-h
.or i li.imi'i' ii. .
The official reparl from Hi- aulhoiilii a at Berl.B
plat, the cyi llnjl txipiil.itir.il at -JT.Jf.'. It l obliga
tory for every rlilcrto l. rcuMlcrud.biit it is lie tight
tlisl from fi.lXXl to 10,000 person cycle about with
The Aaaixtlatcd Cycling Club of I-ong Island : ,
determined In proceed nlih their plan for holding
cycle alio In tho .klyu and have wlectsd Dec. :n in
Un. 7 as the time. The Hall sell led for the ahow '
on 1 till" i slreel, nesr Nostrali I avniiu. Noeih:!'
Itor will Ix- allowed to rmt mor. thsn two span,
resolution for adoption hy the isssoclutlou nouaenii
lug six-day cn-ef hss been fr.iiue'l by I'ri-.l'lont pal
licit and will lie ciceiiled at die neat meeting.
cnurles W. Miller. Ihe Inner of last yaar s su
iIsvh' rscc here, arrii.d from l.urop- on Frtrt.T""
the alealnahip S.ule. He will begin titiiiinig al !
lev Oval. If the upenioi of that trd.1. Is raise-.
"Msjor" Taylor will elso locate there aud try !"
Play was restinVd in the huuiisI lis:i.lhall clisn:
plonslllp tournament tl Ad'lphl icrdeiny, Brook'
1) li, ye.tci.li. llu i . r. lilt- follow 'Child. Jr., !
tested A. Dixon, Jr , 21 In n. M"ii def eslsd H" n
lie), Jl lo7; Sltrr defeated Pell. gltOlOi I
deleated .Siltcr. 21 t.. 17: Clllld. Jr.. defeate'l
1'ai.saiu. Jr.. 21 to III! Bruii defeated llif
Ion. 2 1 t" In: vi-'-r def. al .1 lUlll '
I. e. il"ilin'.uii .h feiit.il Kcbiai.d ii, 21 t.
child. Jr.. defeated Mutllou. .. I ' i. ' old d
fsatul Dunn. 21 lu : i a'i h Ir. oVietl MaJ
th.. 21 to :l: Max.. ii di t. at. .1 Mi urd, -I 1" '
u ureter defeat. I I'elx'i . 2 1 lo X ' li.l.i.. J ' '
faated H-.nuiauu. 21 Ui in; Ca.xai.i. Jr.. dafjatfi
WorcMUi, 21 lo j Culaon d(taiW4 belsM.
in i Vi afiiilliiliiii i ii f " ii J