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l'Hlfl DI8PATCH FOTJNTJBD lf*>. WHOLE NUMBER 17 0R7
THB TIMB8 FOUNDED 1WM. " **ViliU XI U _U_>._i_t> X (,UO I.
RICHMOND, VA., SUNDAY, JANUARY 28,1900.
PRICE FIVE CENTS.
ME II Tfiy IT
.Weight's Advent In
ON RINQ AFFAIRS
Fitz's Long Career As a Good
Fighter Due to Fact That Hc
Didn't Bcgin As Professional
j Until Hc Had Reached
Age When Many
. i" Quit.
tTnpyrlght by James Edward Brltt, 1906.)
? ???, .'Ai,.. January
?27.?Is Joe Gatui
golng lo do tlie
sumo thlng ta tho
lon that Joff did t>,
Wlth aa many
pnra In alght aa
thcro iiro in iftal
claas, It does not
scem probablc that
he wlll he p'-nnlt
ted to wenr hla
laurebl in rwaruj,
but so fr-r tbf-re
has beon nn oiuIikiuh ailenee from the
s.'-plriiig 14S-poundera. who wejr. so prom?
inent ln fight nowa a. f"w montiis back.
Of courae, oh plafn; stralght dope, Gans
it not uudiaputed boM of the weltcrs;
lhat is. he dld not lieut tlie recognlaed
champlon of a dlvislon in ,-i ehamplon
<-olt a twenty-round draw, and haa now
boaten one of th>- tough.-st and hardent
Jightera ln that elass. There i? a pretty
Mrong Irnpreaalmi thnt AValcott r?n be
Ignprcd hereafter, so lt sonms to m" that
Eatis's clalm. is stronger than that of any
Rut, luitvlug that out. aa I said before,
haa ls :i strong claiin to tho
ho fo-igbt Champlon Wnl
(Continued on Second Pnge.)
HARD DAY ON THE RACK FOR
EDITOR OF JABS AND JOLTS
The Prosecutlon Finds That Her=
ford, Sharkey and Fitz Were
tBy QYM BAGLEY.)
Xl-;w YORK, January 27.?Soclojty was
there, and thoro strong. They c'ouldn't
havo cot anothcr bouI In tho court room.
not even for a pald admisslon. Whon
Hls Nbba called timo aml tlu- second
day of the 'great trlal begah tlmre was
a Bllcnco so thlck tbal you could have
heard d barrcl of pins drnp.
Thn editor of "Jabs nnd Jolts" had
aaahayed Into the riiiK for tlm iirst round
looklnir like a man cacaplng from Chi?
cago. But there wns a chango now. lle
?was iio lonjrcr bllttic nnd gay. Ile was
amok.v under the lumps and mottled alon.i
the ir'Ils. Tbo question marks sbowed all
over his 1I1UR-.
Counsel for the defense put ihe editor
on the stand.
Q. Vou tostlfled yesterdav that yo
eonldn'l separate Al Ilerford from an>
thlng more bankahlo than a plensaiu
A. Not If you chlnroformed hlm nnd
u.'nd :, itiotlnn punin,
Q. now oftcn did you try to work
A. Oricc I didii'l have a liref'nm lo
l! V : -|l||.
Q. Then you cotialdercd IT<rfnrd n
A. He wouldti'l glve ii-. i -o:arter to
s?c the ptntnn ?f J.lberly do ri sklrl
danco. Ruaaoll Pace ls a rtruilken sallor
conipared lo him.
Q. Then Ilerford tv.-ib not an ininune?
IS WFST'S FUNNY
Teams May Play, But to Prove
Any Relative Merits Will
Be a Crime.
CHICAOO. January ;:.-There wlll bo
no charaplonahip in tbo future ainong
foot-ball teams of tho Middle AVest, ac
cordlns to ProfeBsor Albion W. SinVl,
?who rcpresented tbo Cnlverslty of Chl
A. No; hc waa the prln.ilpni lir.rring on
tj. V.iu havo had hlm thcro?
c^. il'ie i^ a parngrnt'ii cllppcd from
"Jaba and JoitH." Dld you wrlta lhat?
Tho paragraph was reud ln ov'dencc:
Joe Gans ls Ihe greafost fighter in
hls cliiss. Hut ho la In He-'fotd'a sta
blo and when thr- Bnltinnfro con atarta
?hlm, Iho only thing to do ls play hlm
for place. Iferford is afrald t<> go to
aloop for fear lie'H ero?a himself. When
l->ank I'rtio lie.it Gans ,-.t Ihe P.rond
wny Club It was thought that tho ?oon
qillt. Some wla'ri gny at lh? ringsuto
mmarked that th.-io waa one tro'lble
wlth Gans. He. had eontracted yellow
fev^r eatlng too many- oranges when
ho wag *i kl.i. nn: .r w.isu ? crai'fjcs,
It waa llorford.
A. Voa. I wroto that.
Q. Dldn'l lferford once promlse to ra
momher you ln hiK will if you would h*}
good to hlm?
A. Tea. Hut I retnembcrod that a few
daya before ho gavd it out thnt he had
got rellglon. Wh<m Gans henrd It he
paid: "If AI has got rellglon l'll bot lt's
in hla wlfe> nanie."
Q. Do you know Tom Sharkey?
A. V.ve heard of hlm.
Q. DM you not crltlelse hlm tn "Jabs
A. I dldn't lean th'* hnmmor on him
very hard. T onco said that h* was a
e.igo ln the rccent football conference of
Tdir 9 Colleires If the suirestlons mado nt
thnt i-oiifercnce nre adoptod.
"It waa agreed," aald Professor Smnll.
| "by the rcpreaentntlvea of all the col
! logna that tho football KChedule* should
o" bo nrranarorl that there would he no
way Of decldlnsr the cbnmplnnshlp. Tho
schedule* wlll hc made out hy athletic
nuthorlt'es. who aro to undoratand dlK
Unotly that no ono team shall hnve a
[ chance lo clnim the champlonship."
Thls provtslnn, as well na the others
proposcd at the conference. m?t with ap
provnl rmone members or the facultv of
the Unlveratty of Chtontrn. nnd th~re
seoni? tn be Httle dotiht thnt they wlll
i be adopted l.v that Inatltutlon. The
Ifaculty of Northweatem University is
aald to anpr^ve of Ihe chanites rccotn
niendeil hy thc conferebce.
TALK FROM HADLEY
Most Refreshing Change From
Ranting of Reformers Who
Know Not Their Wants.
(.Spoclal lo The Times-Ulspatch.)
NEW YORK, January S.7.?ln theae
days of football hyatorlca on the
part of professors whp havo no more
idea of tbo gamo than tiic average wom
nn. tho Hjicoeh of J'resident lladley, of
Yale. before tho alumni dlnner. stand*
out liko u beacon ln its ratlonal trcat
ment of the subject,
Ouo pf Prealdent Hadley'a gema of
common senso must havo lnnded forcl
hly on the gentloniati fro I:nlversity
llelghts: "We bcllove that footholl rules
aliotild bo framed as far as posaible by
football experts, for ln this, as ln every
other fleld, inexpert leglalatlo'n is more
than llkely to defeat Its own end."
And thut'a Juat what wlll happeh. Tho
football rules commltteo wlll tako curo
of tbo game, and by this 1 niean tho
orlglnal football rules commlttee. not tho
conglomeratlon that, had its birtb In Uio
McCrackcn powwow. True. the orlg?
lnal commltteo will bear what the new
members have to say; but let them onco
propose any radlcal chnngoa ln tho rules
thnt wlll so alter tbo gatno that It is
In dangcr of losing Its strenuous char?
acter and prlnclplos, and thoy will get
the frosty flngors from tho old members
of tbo origlnnl commltteo.
It's Juat posatblo that even thougli Har
vard wlthdraw from football tlio gamo
?wlll bo benefltted. It will thon be up to
Yale, Prlncoton, Pennsylvania, Michlgan
nnd othor moldors of nion, who are not
. nctuated In thelr treatmont of sports
by thn calainlty bowls of pigcon-llvcrcd
professors, to get together and ahow how
- the gamo should be played to bring out
nll thdt'S good In tho Amerlcan youth.
Tlint. they can do this wlthout tho help
t>f Ilarvard, Columbia or Now York Unl
vcl'slly ls a olneh.
Miitual Trust Wanted.
I'resldr-ut lladley further proposod
adoptlng idenls for tho gamo of football,
wlth ostracistn tho penalty for Ignorlng
"C am convliiced" that if every Amerl?
can college studunt nnd graduute would
Bec that lt was hls duty ns a gentleman
to altributo honorablc intentlons to hls
opponont ns long as ho accepted hlm ns
an opponont, the worat causes of irrl
tatlon would be uvotdod. There wlll, lu
deed, always bo men who under tho spur
nf thn mnment do thlngs that they ougbt
not to." Truo In whlst as woll as foot?
Now conies tho walj against tbo gato
monoy 'evll rlght on to'p of the announeo
tuent tliat Yalo had atored up a wad of
HOO.000 us. a reault of its athlotlcs.
ls this an ovll? Tlm fact thnt our
,young men ln college are so ablo flnan
u-lally tliat they bnndl" iuiiiually from
nixly to ono hundred thousiind dollnrs
ln t'bo f-nttre saUsfaetlon of thelr faculty
pvoraporn aeoma lo me most cofnmond
tiblo ratlier lluiii dophunblo,
ls It not rather. liko tlie toinpest iu a
teapol for the oountry's lnslru?;toru to
get all Btlrrcd up over tlio, possiblllty of
.lones or Smlth makliiK a nleket horo
und thoro out of college ulhlotles, whllo
the Insuratmn .?mnpniiies go merrlly nloug
bolding lnvlsh bannuets and being-?otliei
wlsn nlrocloiisly o-uravugiinl and' wasio
1'ul with iho polii-y' linlders' monny?
Mlgllt they not bettvr spend thelr liuio
studyliig out a remedy for this and
tiiher of thn coimtvy's ovlla. than lo
beconiii ho wi-ouRbt up bocouse tbcli
ptudoiils aro prematurely learnlng to
liiindbi money in largo. doaea?
Tho magnlludo of football, Ub Btrenu
ntjlty, tlio lai-go amount of. money ln
vplvod, LU? hlgh salarled caochea, are all
but the natural resulta of young Amerl
cans pultlng their bc?t efforts Into a
grnnd game. Aa their fathers have atag
ger.-d humnnity with tlie vaatncas of
buslnesa industrles, ao their sona nre
bound to liustle zto show onormons
prollta from football to tlie athlctk
This nttempt to amothe.r thelr cnergy
by cuttlng out gato recolpts for value
received In tho'shape of aterllng endeav
or, such aa the efforts <>f eollege ath
lctes in oompetltion alwaya are. is most
reprehenslble on the part of their facul
Move to Abolish Gate Receipts
Would Abolish Most Practical
Educator Boys Have.
cs. They coidd in much better grace
?ai-h them to make their gate receipts go
irthtr, thus glvlng them a fcw prnc
ioal demonstratlons in economics, atuff
hut wlll hclp them in after life, but
.vltl.-h is not found in books.
Wants to Fight "Jack" O'Brien
Thla ls Tommy Rytan. who haa qome out of hia rotlrement of a yaar lo chal
lengo "Phlladoiphla Jack" O'Brlen, the vanquh-her of the late l?mienP# iwl(
Isd Cornlnhman. Ryan haa otfarad ?o poat 13,099 au a guarantoe.
Philadelphia Jack" of the Pugs1 400
Mr. O'Brien i-s 3 war aubjcct '.n tho sensatinnal prosecutior. of !!?.? cdltor of
"Jabs and Jolts'" for writlng llbeloua crltlclsms of Gotham'a sport set. The
teatlmony Is moat startling In character, a choice and compact reproductlon of
whlch is glven to-day by Gym Bagley.
HERE ON MARCH 27
Collegc Baseball Club Has Announced Schedule Which
Includes Four Dates In Virginia.
(Special to The Tlmes-Dlspatch.)
CARLiSDE, PA., January 27.?Manugor
Harry M. Sc-arborough, of tho Dlckinson
College base-bull team haa u.nnounccd hla
schedule of goraes for the sprlng. One
o.' the fcatures of the schedule Is a south?
ern trip whlch wlll Includo five games.
The season wlll begln oh March 21th,
when the team will jilay John Ilopklns
at Baltimorc. Tw.-my-ono gamea wlll be
phiyod. seven of them ln Curllsle. Gettys
burg will bo met on the diamond for tho
flrst time In several years. Tho schedule
ls as follows:
March 24th?Johns Ilopklns, at Baltl?
March 2?th?University of Vlrglnla, at
March 27th?Rlchmond College, at Rlch
March 2Sth?Randolph-Macon, at Ash
March 2*rth?Willlani and Mary, at Wll
jApril 4th?Princeton, at Princeton.
April 7th?Mcrccrsburg, at Curllsle.
Aprll 530th?Urslnus, at Collegovlllc.
Aprll 2lst?Lehlgh, at South Bethelhem.
Aprll 25th?Gettysburg, at Gettysburg.
Aprll 28th?F. and M., at Carlislo.
May 2d--Mt. St. Mary's, at Carlislo.
May 4th?State. at Stato College.
May Bth?Bucknell, at Lewlsburg.
"May 8th?St. John's, at Annapolls.
May Oth?Xuvy, at Annapolls.
May 12th? Rucknoll, at Carllslc.
May 19th?State, at Carllslc.
May Sith?1>\ and M., at Laucaator.
Jtnio 2d?Gettysburg, at Curllsle.
Many Places Opert to Them.
(Special to Tho Tlmes-Dlspatch.)
ANX ARHOR, MICII., January 27.?
Should Norcross, ITommond or I.ong
man, of Michlgan University, caro to
take. up tlio anluous dutles of u foot
oull coacll next fall any quantlty ot
places but West) will bo opened to them.
So great is the dcinand and fnr the atylo
or play turnod out by tho Ann Arbor
piipils of Ifurryup Vost that any formcr
Michlgan stnr Is greedlly nccopted as a
past mostcr of gridirou stratogy.
Jack O'Brien's Ancestry Also Irri'
pughed by The Pug 400's
spendthrifc of onorgy In thn ring, and
cloBOr than tlm skln to a BaUflagO out
Anothor paragrnph froni "Jabg and
Jolts" was ndmltted:
Sharkey ia cntitlous. Down on his
rancli at Hheepsbead tlm other nlght
be found that he had only oim match
ln tho house wlth whlch to llght tlm
kitchen flre in tbo inorning. Tlm
nearoal match factpry wns mile.s away.
Tnm wusn't certnln thnt tho match
wns a good ono. B<> he llt lt to mnke
Bttro before going- to hed. Tho inateli
was gn-id all rlght.
Tbo wltness ndmltted hnvlnt? written
Q. Did you ever sell Sharkey ntiy
sliareH iu Jaba nnd Jolts?
A. No. I irled to sell hlm a flve-del
l.-ir gold plece onco for J3.SS. but ho told
me b'- wasn't Investlng In medals.
Q. ln catorlng to your cllentcle. Ihe
pug 400, you frerjuently ninkn ui)o of tho
lertn "locnl eolor." Whal do you menn
A. "f.ocnl eolor" Is tlie n-reen und yel?
low pnlnt on T*ncl* Pam's prbmlaaory
Q. Ifnvo you not written artleles nnd
Blgned the namcs of otho.'S to them'*
A. tFrequently. That's part of a pth
Q. TOxplaln what you hicari by that?
A. Some pntiers wlll p'tb'.'a'a nnvthim:
they thlnk wlll co, nnd slgn any old name
to It that helps. Tt. do.>sn't makti nny
differenco about tho owner of thc nam?.
ir he doesn't liko it ho can (cko It out
ln ndmiring what a free and glorloua
cotinfry coutalns hlm fzir a cltlz'jn. He
may bo ns Uond as Ramnsiea UT., but
wo'll tack hls natne to a story, it lt look*.
goori in prlnt.
Q. Dld y..u evor slgn tho namo of Bob
FUzslmmons t.. nii *irtl ?'.?*"
A. Many tlmos.
Q. What flnanetnl rcmuneration did
you recclvo from pitz?
A. Just after he had beaten Ruhlln
and Sharkey and cloan.Tl up n. pretty pofc
of money ho gavo me hi-i phntngraph.
<t. When ,Tuci< o Rrlnn was rcfiiced
admlaslon io the Waldorf-A'?rti'la d! 1
you Inslnuato that ltarry r.^nr had not-'i
ing on hlm?
A. Not oxnetly,
Witness was. hnndud Iho foHow.'og
paragrnph and ndmlttcd being iia authort
Jack O'Brion'a clalm ?.-> royal blood
ls not. without fpundatlon. ile is de
acended from ,-in trlsh klng, II? h.i.i
parchtnnnta In his t>oj<-?*1 >ri showlng
where hls anccstora wag*d wnr "hy
throwiiig cocoanuts at c-.vin other frr-rii
Q. -llow did O'Brlen reeeU'e ihat slale
A.?I didn't esk hlm.
Court here adjourncd abruptly, P.'lly
Xolan having asked pc-.Tlissioii lo go nn
tlie stand to expinln why ho waa In a
hurry lo have Xclsnn m.-ot McGovern.
WAST THUS 'TWIXT
B0B AND JVLIA
(Specinl to The Tlmcs-Dlapatch'.)
NKW YORK, January 27.?In viow of
tho chummlnc'aa of Jtilia nnd Bob rlght
bero ln the Vlllago these days. mlght not
the followlng havo occurred out West
Sccne?Apnrtments of Mrs. Julia Fltx
slmmons, Cataract House, S!ou_ Falls,
Eentcr Robort Pltaslmmons, tbo hus?
MulU?Well, Bob. You here?
Robort?1 should say I am here.
Julla?Get niuch of a wolloplng'.'
Rubr.-rt?t'onilus; rlnht-dowti to ftecs and
j speaking flnanclally. I dldn't get it 80
frlghrfuliy had. cienned up blt moro'n
1' dld for plugglmr old Dcmpsey and Jcm
Ilall. put togothor. Kar'a I can diacovcr
the nianagers trcated mo squaro.
Julia?How odd. What's this world
coiulng to? You know why l'm here,
Robort?Di vorce ?
Robort?Got tbo junk witli you?
Julia?Kvorything. T'ara, nccklaco,
stomacber, garter buckloa and all.
Robort? And tlm stocks and bonds?
Robort? Also tho deed to tho Bcnson
Julla?I don't rocall that I overlooked
a alngle thlng.
Robort?Well, tbere's no uso dolaying tho
muln point. Conaldcrlng what's wlth
you, l'm incllnod to Btlck around in your
vlcinlty for a while.
Julla?You aren't going to mako a flght
against my ault, are you, llob?
Robort?No; juat mako a proposltlon.
I havo a fow Bcrap books horo for your
peTusal. Horo Iu volutne 1 are 1,900 col
uinns of fresh reading nmttor
about Ituby Robort, l.anky Bob, tho
i-ornlsliiiuui. Freckled lelte.fotc, all prlnt
ed beforo tho fl-jhl. ln volunm 2 you'll flnd
2,100 cbluinns about tho ovont in which
tho mlgltty gladiator (that's me) wont
down to defeat. In volunm *! thoro aro
about 3,200 columhs telling how you flo.w
tho BciiBimhurat coop. A total of 7,f>lHj
colutnns of tho fiuest press noticoa evor
draw/i down by ilvlng man, noi barring
Julla?Your ' conversation certalnly In
Robort?All theso columns aro ,lnc stui?
for mo. I can uso 'em in my buslness.
Thoy wlll also work very rilcely on the co
oporatlvo plau. j ii viow of tho few tbings
you havo your luuids on l'm wilH'ng to
lot you in wllh me. ? Tlio advertlslng
woul.ln't (!.'. you ;i bit of good al-.ni..
People would forget j-ou, beforo you could
get a dlvorco even In South Dakota. Tho
publlc la wlth tho onco inlghty Fltirlm
mons. If you want to rldo on high wave
of prosperlty put on your bonnct and
Julla?Itoh.-rt. dear, I am an artlst. My
soul ptnes to movo audlences and garnor
tho plaudlti of assemblcd multitudes.
Vour conversation leada mo to susp.-ct.
the irow.l will follow you. and besldes no
true artlst over turncd down 7,.E0(l <:oi
unms of frosh press notlccs, Taks inc.
Bob: I'm yoirrs.
PLUMGER, LOST LUCK
American Gambler Subslitutcs a
Gold Pig for Young Ladies
and Disaster Follows.
(Special to Tho Tlmos-Dlspatch.)
PARIS, January 27.?Mr. DambOrough,
the young American player who 1ms
wondcrfui success at thc Monto Carlo
tables eurller ln the season, is steadily
loalng bls winnings. and came awav
from the tables iu one afternoon SliJ.OOO
poprcr. Hla luck Changcd wlion ho sub
stlluted a uold plg aa a liick-brlnger
for two young .ladles who always ac
companled lirlm when ho played. Wiien
ho llrst went to llio Caslno li6 would
not plliy, tinless ho had one Of tho la?
dles on each aido nnd a number of
atacks of gold pleces Iu front.
He sat invurlubly on the red sldo ot
the board. and played steadily on all
the numbers of thn last dozen. Ho
monopoliscd so many uf thu nnmbern
on tho board that he was ultlmatoty
left to play by himself whllo tho crowd
Suddenly ho changcd his tactlcs. Thn
ladles dlsappeared, nnd he put a Jittlo
gold pig on tlio tablo in front of hlm
and played un the llrst ln Rtead of tha
last doxon. Sittic* Llieii tio has .had
llttlo luck. Mr. Daruborough has onon
or twico been very near brcaking tb.ri
banlc. Lot ea.-h. tlmo his luck turned
nt thc last nilnute, and hls winnings
wero absorbed by tlie croupler.
WILLIE HOPPE COMING TO
PLAY IN CHAMPIONSHIP
Conqueror of Vignaux Will Be
Star of Great Billiard Tourna
ment in April.
(Special to The Tlmcs-Disputch.)
NEW YORK, Jail. 27:-T1io early re?
turn of Wli.Ha H.oppo from Parls, where
he recently won tho world's ohumplon
ship at 1S1 balkllno- blUlards trom Muu
i-lco Vignaux, ls due tb, tho. oxpootod
openlng thc flrsl week In February of
a new billiard und poolroom in Wost
?I'hirtietli street. near llroadway. in
which Wllllc, wlth hla fathor and hrothcr
Frank, will I'u luteroatpfl;
Tho room haa " '? 0| tlm very best
Brunswtck-Balke-C'nllendor tablea and
there is an iuljolning room to sent ono
hundred porsons whlch may be used
ns un ncadeiuy for uiatch or (ixhibltlon
ganies 01' for
?ilructiuu. llere Willlo
wlll gel hls nccdctl practice for tho hig
liiteriiiulonal touriuunont at 1S.2 balkllno
for the world's .?haniplonahlp, whlch
evant wlll ho held Iu Xew York oarly
ln Aprll. Iloppo lii'i Parls last Wed
nesday, nnd on his nrrlvdl hcro wlll
ho glvcn n reci-plion by Icadlng bltllurd
Word hns li.eu recolved from Goorge
Kutton. the leaiiing Anicricnn playor now
ln Parls tioadomlcs, Ihnt he will ar?
rlve in Xew York In Mnrch, Iu tlme lo
proparo for thu hlgh lournamcnt, nnd
lhat he will prohably coiuo ovor- wlth
Mr. and Mrs. l.ollls Cure. who miU Mureji
li. .The comlng pf Cure, tlio , ttfl-oul.
Krendh export,' udda greutly to Interest
ln tho' touriiaineut. ua ho la notably
strong' ln tournanient play.
lt Is not oxpootod now thut Vlanuux
wlll coiiui here,' as lw? hia a, v**> g-tuU
Aged Billiardist and Youth Who
Wrested World's Title
Willlo Hoppo, tha Amerjonn boy bllllard player, la chnnipion of tbo world.
He defoated Vlonaux, the French wlzard, In Parla, falrly and auuaroly, win
nlng by a score of B00 to 323. The only man who now layo the sllrjhtast
clalm to the champlonahlp-'ls Schaefor, and It la boiloved ho will rjracofully si(r
render all clalms to tho boy wondor. Hoppo lo not yet nlneteen years of age.
Hoppe'8 avernae wna 20 20-2-1, wlth a hluh run of 03, Vlanaux <?ver.Vjed
M 1-23, wlth ? hlnh run of 61.
Hoppo ii< M the ocean and expeeted to arrivo In New York to-day or to
Schaefer, Suttoii, Cure, Morning
star, Slosson and Cutler Are
Among the Entrants.
aycrslon io tho occnn passage, nnd aince
his defeat hy Hoppo tt does not seem ta
oxports hcro thnt lu- can ever return to
hls old form, sbown in hla victorles ovor
.Schaefer, Slosson lllld all tho great play
cra sonm yeara ago.
The eiitry of Ora ('. Muniingstur ln
the blg billiard whlch boglna in Mudlaon
Hiiuarc CJarden on Aprll S, was uystiro l
tho other day when he arrived from
Kuropo. .Moriiimisi.tr haa heen in I'aris,
llorlui and B|*U8B0|a, durlng tlio last four
years aud has inot tho best that can ho
produced in tlm cushioii 'gamo in the
' Wlth valuublo cxpctieiu-e gnlnod by
playlug the beat man in Kuropo Morn?
lng Stnr will be u fautor lu tlm
?i:mlen uaii^ca, inuti^iil.u-lyt) when ho
ties up witli the pl ly.i-H from acoroea
the pulld, several of wbom uro eutorod.
Witli Vlgunux. Hoppo and Mornlng-,
Blar addi-d to Ihe gulaxy oi' Ani.-ri. .111
i-ue artlais Ihe' tuuriiMiiiciit slmuld laofc
nothing ln tbo way uf oxcitomont for
tlie eiiilmslast and tlu: ordinary Bpecta
tor who lows a good conteat, no tnatler
ol' what.'ii.it-irc. Add to "thoao the nanm
ol' Jucob Schaefer, tho wizard of Obl.
cngo, .md a g;ood play ls UBBlired. .
New York's lannls wlll bo lo/iked
aftci'a hy I'.eorge p*. Slosson, others on
tbo llst of (iiiricri aro Oeorgn K. ? Sut
%U'.i. of- ciilcago, i.mtiH Ctiro of Prat\c?.
uuu A, C Cutler of Uustou.