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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, December 21, 1911, Image 20',
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By Billy Evans.
No player gets more pleasure
from life than Herman Schaefer.
f ' One day as the crowd was leav
ing, early, Schaefer shouted:
"One moment, ladies and gentle
men, Herman Schaefer is the next
batter." They waited and were
rewarded with a triple, vhich
sent them home in good humor,
although Washington lost.
, The next day Washington had
a lead and Schaefer shouted:
"For your entertainment I'll do
some sharpshooting and hit the
sign in right." He referred to an
advertisement offering $50 to the
player who hit it with a batted
ball. "I'll donate the money to
charity," he yelled.
He didn't hit the sign. He
One day Schaefer saved the
day with a one
handed catch of a
line drive over first.
Amidst the cheers
"Was that science
course, G e rmany,
a leather Iunsred fan.
"Then salute your hero," de
manded Herman. Instantly, as
one, the bleachers' crowd arose,
doffing their hats. Meantime, the
comedian was bowing to the
right and left, a la burlesque
We have to keep wiggling if we
don't want the svynit to die down
NEW ;MR$. .VAKfDERBILT
Latest jhqto of Mrs.jAlfred G.
Vanderbilt (Margaiet Emmrson
CYNTHIA GREY'S "DAILY
(1) WKa't is the proper'size fof,
the visiting card for a girl of 14,
and how 'should' it'he' engraved?
(2) -How should a man's card be
engraved,? H. N.
A. (Y)Until after .a" girl's;
first season in society her name
is engraved xn her mother's card.
If she calls alone she draws a
pencil marlcthrpugh her.mother's
name. Then, if, she-, is the elder
daughter or the only'one, her card
is engraved "Miss Blank." If she
has an' older unmarriedVister, her
entire name is engraved on her
card, andjshe. carcTis .the same
size as her mother's. f2) .His full
name, AvitK "Mr.'before it.
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