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Baseman Oscar Vitt have not signed
contracts -with Detroit and are
classed as holdouts.
Bert Tredick beat Charlie Le Gros
of the Casino, 50 to 47, at Conklins
in a game of the Chicago Billiard
Athletes representing 16 schools
and academies of the Chicago dis
trict -will pry open the Second Regi
ment's annual track and field meet
at the Madison street armory to
night. The battle for supremacy
among the prep stars will account for
the greater part of tonight's pro
'gram, but several events for the bet
ter known stars are also down for
The real doings will not take place
until tomorrow night, however, when
thevremainder of the 42? athletes
the largest entry of any meet eve
t held in Chicago w&l get into action.
' Listed in this number are such stars
of national fame as Ted Meredith,
Howard Drew, Avery Brundage,
Andy Ward, Joie Ray, Sol Butler,
Roy Morse, Joy Loomis and a host
A few of the above-named stars
will be on hand tonight for trial
heats in the 440-yard open handicap,
in which Ted Meredith, Binga Des
mond, Leroy Campbell and Ivan
Meyers will be favorites for first
Lake Forest 24, Armour 15.
Waller 19, Chicago Latin 12.
Naperville 38, Lombard IT. ' '
Whiting Owls 43, Elgin 20.
C. H. I. Girls 6. Wells Park 4.
Ham. Triangles 50, Mezereons 19.
Art Kruger set a new mile roller
record at Dreamland rink, skating
the distance in 2:24 2-5. The River
view hockey team defeated Dream
land, 2 to 1. (
Pal Moore defeated Mickey Galla
gher in sis rounds at Philadelphia,
flooring the Irishman once.
Jack Britton had a very slight mar
gin over Mike O'Dowd in. ten rounds
j at St. PauL The battle was even un
til the final rqund, when Britton had
his opponent groggy. The fight was
slow and untinteresting.
Cameron and Kaiser have been
teamed to ride in the sis-day bike
race at Dexter Park Pavilion. This
is the third team lined up, and Pro
moters Harmon and Campbell hope
to have the entire field paired by
Leo Pardello and Renato Gardlni,
two Italians, clash on the mat at the
Haymarket theater tonight for a side
bet of $250. The pair met once be
fore, Pardello winning on a fouL In"
the same show Demetral will at
tempt to throw Cotsomaros twice in
Wallace A. C. members will cele
brate athletic triumphs of the past
year at a masquerade ball tomorrow
night at Celtic hall, 61st st. and Cot
tage Grove av.
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Aperio is a Latin word meaning "I
open," and the old Lats didn't use
it as a poker term.
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