Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1789-1943 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the
National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress. external link Learn more
Image provided by: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library, Urbana, IL
Newspaper Page Text
been called, just in time.
When a. player has a tummy
ache he wants old Doc Dee and.
he wants hinVquick. A sore mus
cle responds to hisskilled fingers
and he gives 'charley horse a bat
tle the average "rubber" wouldn't
understand. He knows how to
treat strairis and wrenches be
cause he has been treating them
for years. .
He can set a broken bone so
'that'the surgeon finds little to do
when he arrives, and what is
more, he keeps the players in
coridftion all season, because he
knows symptoms andhow to deal
with. them. s .
WhatvJ have-said about Trainer
Dee is true of every trainer who
nowstfiis business'. H.e knows
anatomy because he has made it
a study, and he knows theshort-'
est road to a cure for the ailments
.which attack balljjlayers.
Dee is" one6f the best known
trainers in the east, and Roger
Cornell, in the west, is equally
well known. Both have 'reached
the top of their, calling because
they have made the human body a
study. It' is 'only a question of
time until baseball managers ap
preciate the value of men like
them and dispose of the so-called
trainers, whose chief .valty: is' that
they know how to wipe perspira
tion from a-player's bodyT
Here's a fly, ''
Let us Watch him, you and T, '
How he crawls
Up the walls
Inhis typhoid overalls.
.ABOUT PEOPLE "'
, Estrada Cabrera, the president
of Guatemala, and who enter
tained Seer etary
Knox on the lat,
ter's visit' to that
country, is known
as the "Terror p
has been filled with
attempted and ac
inations and politi
cal plots. Cabrera
is said to be in such
fear of his life that '
he has his food tested by servants
before he will eat of it. ,
Cecil Miles, Lenox, Mass., .has
started a rattlesnake -farm on a
12-acre tract. He will sfart-wjth
100 rattlers. He, expects to get"$5
a pint for his rattlesnake oil.
Johnny Says: " ' ,
t Yesterday I played ball1
On the street ; .
I was to bat and I - t
Happened to met ,
The ball on the nose; - ,
'It rose in the air ,
And busted a window- '
- My paw made a swear,' v.
, But mamma said: "Dearie'
Don't punish the" pet, .
He's acting just like
A 'real suffrage t"
Italy's first subway is to be
built at Naples; 12 miles long,