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The Phils will train at Wilmington,
.N. C, next spring.
Joe Borrell laced Larry Ryan in six
rounds at Philadelphia. Borrell is a
good .fighter and a busy one. it was
his second victory of the week.
Jack Britton knocked Battling
Gates out in the third round at
Wilkesbarre, Pa. A left to the chin
started Gates to oblivion and a right
uppercut .finished the business.
Richard J. Donovan, a ticket seller
employed at the Polo Grounds, New
York, was fined $100 yesterday, as a
result of the investigation of the
manner in which world's series tick
ets reached the bands of scalpers.
Jimmy Kilroy, the North Side man
ager, who has a good string of mitt
slmgers under his direction, claims to
have a bearcat lightweight in Andy
Dnscoll. In his eagerness to get bat
tles Driscoll is willing to take on any
welter who fancies himself as a
scrapper. Kilroy wants to land Spike
Kelley, Billy Walters, Bud Logan or
"I would have given $1,000 if that
play had gone for a touchdown!"
exclaimed Coach P: H. "Hurry-Up"
Yost, after Quarterback Tommy
Hughitt crossed the Penn's goal line
on a fake kick formation.
Hughitt was called back by Ref
eree Eckersall and Michigan was
penalized for holding in the line a
Michigan man slipped in the mud and
grabbed a Penn forward .to save him
self, and the referee called.it holding.
The play was Yost's masterpiece
the crowning achievement of a ca
reer unequaled in football. Never has
the Wolverine Wizard conceived a
cleverer coup and never had he
taught his men to execute one with
more deadly precision.
Football men at the game united
in declaring that the fake was the
cleverest thing they ever saw on a
gridiron. It takes a higher place than
Yost's marvelous triple forward pass
which dazed Penn a yeaiago ,
The play came in the third quarter
of the Michigan-Pennsylvania game
November 15. Michigan worked the
ball to Venn's 30-yard line and CapL
Paterson was .'called back for a place
In the Gornell game, a week pre
vious, Paterson kicked goal under
identical .conditions, . and the Penn
scouts had reported it.
Quarterback' Hughitt dropped up
on one knee, with hands outstretched
"Hurry Up" Yost.
to receive the ball and place it for
Paterson's educated toe.
Hughitt called the signal and the
aval sailed through the air. But the
hearts of 20,000 fluttered when it was
seen that Hughitt couldn't place the
ball properly. Paterson stepped for
ward to kick.
The Pennsylvania forwards were
oozing through the line; the second
ary defense was closing in: there
wasn't a second to lose as Paterson's
foot swung forward, missing the ball!