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gele9 Feb. 12. To secure this date it
was necessary for Promoter" McCarey
to bring the .Eddie Campl-Kid. Wil
liams fight forward to Jan. 30.
If John McGraw and Jimmy Cal
lahan could see this dope they would
probably be worse than seasick as
their ship bobs over the bounding
billows on the glove-girdling Sox
George St oval I, manager of the
Kansas City Feds, met Tex Russell
of the Sox and Jeff Tesreau of the
Giants in San Diego, Tex., yester
day, and whispered in their ears
glowing tales.of Federal League pros
pects, and muttered something about
largely increased salaries.
Neither pitcher would discuss the
conference, but each was believed to
be giving the offer serious considera
Russell is the best southpaw de
veloped in a decade, and his loss
would be an irreparable blow to the
South Siders. He pitched more in
nings last year than any other
twirler in either league, and with a.
fair offensive team behind him would
have copped eight out of every ten.
Tesreau is one of McGraw's main-
Tommy Burns and Arthur Pelkey, His Protege.