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American athlete? "to Olympic
game?, the men. are training on
shipboard.1 Cork funning trkck,
jumping pits' and, pole Vaulting
cages afford 'stars 'plenty of prac
Alfred de Oro, the-Cuban cue
wizard, won pocket billiard cham'
pionship from Edward I. Ralph
at Trenton, N. J., last night."
Freddy Welsh and Grover
Hayes fought each' other to a
standstill at Columbus last night
Hayes had the punch, but Welsh?
- Frank Go'tch, who engaged in a
pink teaat' White Sox park with a
fellow , called Hackenschmidt,
won In straight falls from Gus
Stftoenlein"' Americus) at Balti--more
fast night. The toe hold did
Z& Incorrect sporting terms Re
ferring to the St. Louis National
Wll jclub-asfa "nine." They used
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