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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, August 03, 1912, Image 14',
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Washington 3 times out of 4 trips
Pitcher Lilivelt, who was .once
canned by Detroit Tigers and
who is now working for Joe Can
tillon in Minneapolis, twirled no
hit-no-run game against Toledo
Only one Toledoan reached
first. He died there.
James E. Gaffney, being prin
cipal stockholder of B,oaton
Braves, votes himself president of
club to succeed John M. Ward.
J. J. McDermott, Atlantic City,
won open golf championship at
Bobby Roth, who used to play
ball on Vest Side prairies and
who is brother of Catcher Frank
Roth, has been sold to Spring
field, O., by Kansas City team.
Detroit has purchased Ray
Powell, little outfielder who Was
with Sox this spring, -from St.
Jack Welsh will referee Tom
my MurphyAbe Attell 20-round
mill af'Fris'co today.
Jack Johnson has drawn the
color line. Says Joe Jeannette,
Sam Langford and Sani McVey
are about only fighters worthy
jenough to be considered as his
Otis Hooper and Jake Stahl
made home runs in Red Sox-St.
Louis game yesterday, Manager
Jake making his with the bases
There is no investment that
pays larger' dividends, all things
considered, thah cheerful Smiles
and kind words. .
THE SLOGAN OP DESPAIR.
By Bertori Braley,
"What'9 the use?" the quitter
Fear and failure in his eyes.
"What's 'the use? It's all a
There's no hope to win the
So he lays him down and dies.
Yet, if he had been rnore wise,
He might well have won a prize,
And he wouldn't need to claim
"What's the use!"
Courage tries and tries and tries,
Cowardice but turns and HiH'
One reaps honor one reaps
Only mortals weak and taine
Cry aloud this lie of lies
"What's the Use!"
What's the use? The Use is plain
While there's vigor in the brairl,
While there's strength to walk'
While there's vision, large of
While there's grit to stand the
While there's pluck to bear the
And the bitterness or bane,
No one has"a right to t&
"What's the uBel"
What if all our hopes are slain?
Gone ouf palaces irt Spain ?
While a dream can hold its
While there's any, chance at alh.
Who "is there wilt cry again
"ghat's the usei"
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