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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, March 06, 1916, LAST EDITION, Image 11

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Persistent link: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83045487/1916-03-06/ed-1/seq-11/

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previous opening day. This indicates
the alleys are in fine condition and
that the winners this year may have
to crack a few records. Chicago's
best bowlers are entered in the
tournament and are hopeful of cop
ping some of the- prize money. The
meet will run about three weeks.
Frank Gotch looks enough like Jim
Jeffries did in his prime to be his twin
brother. His mannerisms and even
his voice are like the former heavy
weight champion's.
Gotch, who recently came out of
retirement and announced that he
would wrestle all comers, is training
at the Los Angeles Athletic club in
Los Angeles for a match in San
Francisco with DemetraL The Chi
cago Greek will tackle Gotch on
March 10. Demetral claims to have
lost but one match in the past four
vears. and is considered a high-class
man for Gotch to dally with.
Besides mauling several tougn
young huskies each day, Gotch takes
a little turn on the mat with Dan Mc
Leod, wrestling instructor of the Los
Angeles Athlete club and former
Frank Gotch in action. The world's champion is warming up with Dan
McLeod, instructor at the Los Angel es Athletic club. He has a crotch and
half-Nelson oa Dan, u -
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