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stuck" by Jimmy Smith -when the tall
shortstop was tossing the ball any-
wnere but into the hands of Fred
Beck at first base, and his confidence
has been communicated to the re
cruit. He -believes in himself now
and is hitting tfee ball in consequence.
Rube Marquard found the Dodgers
different than a week ago, when he
held them hitless. They batted him
for ten safeties and easily licked the
Larry Lajoie only made five erorrs
for the Mackmen. McAvoy, Mack's
young catcher, is hitting heavily, a
triple and a single being his record
Luderus and Killifer got three hits
each in helping Phillies lick Braves..
Mo ran held Brbokfeds to two hits
and Newark went to top of Federal
FORMER CHAMPION IN BrG
RACE THIS YEAR
Earl Cooper now is considered sure
of a berth on the Stutz team for the
next Indianapolis 500-mile race.
Cooper won the 1913 road racing
championship, scoring seven victories
in as many starts. Hestarted the
present season by winning the San
Diego road race.
NEW CHOICES MADE IN BIG FAKE
United Charities kept in the lead
through today s balloting for "Chi
cago's Greatest Fake." Two old fa
vorites, the Morals Squad and Billy
Sunday, were again given votes and
some new ones such as the health
depL, beauty specialists, vaccination,
sewing machine salesmen, House of
Good Shepherd and the Jewish Aid
Society entered the list
M. F. Bays the "United Charities
are greatest fake because they are
the best organized fake."
John Clarkson, 1355 W. Lake,
writes: The three greatest and most
gigantic frauds ever conceived by the
mind of man are: 1, The religious
fake; 2, The political fake; 3, The
G. 'Davenport, 1235 W. Madison,
says: The greatest fakes are: 1, The
United Charities; 2, The Funkhouser
squad; 3, The Salvation Army and
the so-called reformers of the Billy
Sunday type with his "dry" bunk. If
Sunday would practice what he
preaches and cut out the graft he
wouldn't be so interested in what oth
er people do.
From "American": 1, House of
Good Shepherd; 2, Sweitzer for
Mayor; 3, Catholic priests.
There are many others but owing
to their length we've decided to put
them in the Open Forum section.
Send in your choice of the three
greatest fakes in Chicago right away.
This is from R. R., Milwaukee av.:
1, Illinois Free Employment Agencies;
2, Jewish Aid Society; 3, United Char
ities. By P. W. R.: 1, Mayor Harrison's
unemployment commission with
Julius Rosenwald as the head; 2, The
law courts of the-U. S. A.; 3, United
Sam Untermeyer, enemy of the
New Yokk Stock Exchange, stepped.
in and cleaned up $2,000,000 in Beth
lehem Steel. That's the only practi-.
cal way to clean up Wall st.