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jeague. Capron went out in 57 in
nings. Harrison Tech swimmers defeated
Maine High in a tank meet last night,
40 to 19. Harrison took firsts in
every event but the 40-yard back
stroke. Basketball Scores
Crane lights 10, Englewood 4.
De Soto 18, Barry 6.
Lewis 56, Wheaton 19.
Sinai Stars 40, St. Paul bantams 7.
Hamlin girls 24, Fuller girls 11.
McKin. Eagles 14, Ind. A. C. 10.
The value of outdoor sports for fit
ting the American youth for possi
ble service under the colors of Uricle
Sam is shown in the case of Bobby
Jones, 15, the boy golf champion.
When Bobby was 6 his health was
poor. He didn't seem to possess the
vitality of his playmates. His condi
tion distressed his parents. Bobby
took up golf and says he has not been
sick a day since.
Maj. Gen. Leonard Wood and other
high army officials are advising the
young men of the country to go in
for athletics with an-idea of securing
the physical fitness that will prepare
them for military service if their .
services are needed for the country's .
With this sport and preparedness ,
idea spreading over the land it is ex- .