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eran of several r major league,
clubs, packed his suitcase and left
the White Sox in Hew York to
join Duffy's crew. The reason for
Matty's departure because knbwn
yesterday when it was given out
that Outfielders Liebold and
Chappelle of the Association tream
had been sent to the-White Sox in.
a deal, the exact terms of which
were not given out. A cash con
sideration and unnamed players
figured in the transaction. Matty
wasfohe of thcplayers, and more
of the' Sox will probably hike for
the Cream City any day.
. . Liebold is considered the bet
ter of the twojrourigsters. He is
a freak, throwing equally well
with either hand and batting from
either side 6f the plate. That is
no fish story, but, -an actual fact.
He is 18 years old and the fans of
Milwaukee call him "Nemo."
Notwithstanding this appellation,
the young fielder" isno dreamer,
as .his" speed on the bases and fat
batting average attest. '
.Chappelle is "a" comen This is
his lirstyeaf in theMarger leagues,
Milwaukee 3ecuri'rfg him from
Eau Claire of the "Minny"
One answer to the high cost dfc
living is the high cost of distribun
tion. Interesting figures have
just come from the New York
State Food Investigation Com
mission showing that the cost o
New York's food supply at thej
terminals that is at the city's,
gates is $350,000,000 per yeari
carried to the kitchens the final
cost is $500,000,000. Here is,
$150,000,000, nearly half the cosj
of producing and transporting,
the food to the city's gates, used
up in getting the food to.th con
sumer. This is the expense of
"distribution." Probably what is .
true of New York is true of every
large city in the United States, y