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HO! FOR THE
A Crowd of Miners Leave
for Alaska on the
Every Berth on the Columbia
Engaged a Week Ahead
The Bark Enoch Tnibot to Be Trans
formed Into :> Klondike Pas
The only excitement on the front
■day was caused by the departure
of the steamer Walla Walla for the
Sound and the arrival of the Peru from
China, via Japan and Hawaii.
The Walla Walla, being the last ves
pf-l to leave to t the cut rates,
tojk away every passenger she could
carry. She had about 365, all told,
d, and many of these were glad
to secure Bleeping accommodation on
the cabin floor. About one-half of this
number will connect with the steamer
for Dyea and Skaguay at Seattle this
week, and they expect to bfgrin their
inarch «>n th-> Klondike early in Feb
ruary. All of them are thoroughly out
• iiuld not carry
all the freight offered.
There is only one more steamer for
Alaska at the cheap rates. The Colum
bia, which will leave her.- Cor Portland
on the 18th inst., will connect with the '
n tor Dyea. The rate
: iia trip will bo $3 cabin and $2 50 |
steerage to Portland, but after the 20th
inst. it will be *1_ cabin and $S steer- I
age. All th< i todation on th
a has been taken, and, like the ;
Walla, Bhe also will have Klon
dike's Bleeping on the cabin iloor dur
Very few vessels found their way in
through the fog- yesterday, but quite
Among the latter
was the bark Enoch Talbot, bound for
Puget Sound. The Old lumber vessel
has been purchased by Joshua Green
ittle arid his intention is to fit her
up with lirst gex accom
modations and put her Into the Klon
dike trade. She was towed to Bea by
the tug Vigilant, and Mr. Green went
out to see his purchase off on her new-
All kino- is are
gold mines just now, and the old Tal
bot brought more in good $20 'pieces last
week than it <-*.st to build her. She
was chartered to Darby, Laydon & Co.
arry piles from the Sound here,
and Mr. Oreen had to pay considerable
>o to have that contract can-
While he is here Mr. Green will pur
chase a? many pas'. line launches as he
can procure ."t a reasonable figure, but.
everybody adds the probable earnings
of th his valuation, and gaso
line launches for use on the Yukon are
other vessels that w»nt out were the
■British bark Tnverneil for Queonstown
with wheat, the barkentine S. N
for Tahiti and the United States gun-
Marietta for Centra] America.
The Marietta will be stationed at Xir
arnerv. I sist the members of the
Nicaragua '"anal Commission on this
. The United States steamer General I
McDowell was kept busy among the .
army posts on the bay yesterday. She
reft Clay-street wharf at noon, and was
running between Alcatraz. Angel Island j
and Black Point all the afternoon, car- i
rying the officers to and from the fune- !
ral of Mrs. Shafter. In consequence I
she did not make the usual afternoon
round trip from Clay-street wharf.
- The fishermen have discovered a j
gasoline engine is a very handy thing j
in a fishing boat, and many of the '
crab boats and luggers are being fitted !
with them. The saving in time more i
than makes up for the expense, and if
the fishermen keep on getting engines I
placed in their boats there will soon be 1
a gasoline fleet on the fishing grounds. I
It Is a daily occurrence to see the for- '
tunate owner of a gasoline boat tow- I
Ing from six to eight of his less fortu- I
nate brethren in from sea. Others '
making their way up the bay against
the tide are picked up by other launch- j
es and towed to their destination. Yes- '
terday afternoon about forty fishing i
smacks were towed past Meiggs wharf j
by the different gasoline boats. Every j
fisherman who owns two or three boats
is also thp owner of a launch, and the
latter la used to tow the sailing boats
from one fishing ground to the other.
AN INTERESTING ADDRESS.
R. C. Morgan of the London "Chris-
tian" SpeaKs to the
Y. M. C. A.
Yesterday the members of the Young
Men's Christian Association listened to an
address by R. C. Morgan, a distinguished
guest of the organization who is out on
the coast on his second honeymoon from
his home in England.
Mr. Morgan is a leader In the religious
•work of the Uritish metropolis, where he
is the editor of the Christian, a paper de
voted to affairs ot general Interest in the
world of churches and having one o f the
largest circulations of any sheet in tint
line in the empire.
The hall of the V. M. C. A. building on
Mason street was crowded to the doors
•lay when Mr. Morgan made his ap
pearance. After a few hymns had been
sung. Mr. Morgan was Introduced to his
-ing for his text the story
aii and Eltsba, be delivered one of
the b1 ■ - hat have
heard in thai place for many a long day.
During the influenza scare eucalyp
tus oil came Into such demand that
over 20,900 pounds were sent to Eng
frona California. The tree has
been planted in immense quantities in
Soft, White Hands with Shapely Nails, Luxu-
riant Hair with Clean, Wholesome Scalp, pro-
duced by Cctictra Soap, the most effective
skin purifying and beautifying soap in the
world, as well as purest and sweetest, for
toilet, bath, and nursery. The only preventive
- of inflammation and clogging of the Pores.
. P«ir !• toll throughout th« world. Porrsm D«c» * CUM.
Coup- Bol* Propj.. Hoitoo. U. S. A.
Cjf* " How to p urlfj and B«»utit> th* Skin, Boalp an*
Hair," matiel free.
RARV U'lllftßC iK-hlnt ana icaly. lnitartW r».
DAD I RUfflUll4 lured by rt;iici.-«A BuiMa
J. DEAN'S WELL-BRED CONNEMARA, WHO WON THE STAKE.
Sports Kept the Pool-Sel
lers Busy During
Hares and Hounds in Earnest,
and a Happy Crowd
Moondyne, Diana, Tod Sloan and
Connemara Were in Splen
The sports were ou* in force yester
day at the Ingleside coursing grounds,
and the manner In which they plunged
was proof positive that they were on
to the twists and turns of the fleet dogs
which started. The day was rather
raw, but as large a crowd as usual was
present. Gaily dressed women lent
color and animation to the scene, and
children mingled with the gathering.
Ed Conlan and Ed Thies have proved
themselves to be second Itiley Gran
nans, with the cxi eption that EUley
was a judge of horses, while the parties
named drew no dividing lin.
betting between hounds, horses or
hares is concerned. Harry Hrennan,
connected with the park, was in evi
dence, and was closely questioned as
to the chances of this and that hound,
and "dipped" correctly with one or two
Louis Metzer, Teddy Osbourne and
Captain F. W. Warren helped to keep
the pool-sellers busy, and Jockey
".Midget" O'Connor, the feather-weight
rider of the coast, was seemingly anx
ious to try his chance astride of a
hare. "They are off in a bunch,"
would declare, and at the finish h<
would coolly walk up and cash Ins
tickets, for he won, and won strong.
Then \Y. Kay, of the popular owners,
Kay & Trant, came to the front, first
declaring that he was not connected
with the opposition dog men, and that
no authority had been given them hy
him for his election as an officer in the
new combination, and then followed
with a few well-placed bets. A lady,
well known by many present, persisted
in asking questions, which placed the
baseball female questioner in the
"Why do tne hares run so fast?" was
her first question, and then when the
gentleman friends had escaped through
a rear entrance she inquired of her
lady companion, "What makes the
hounds follow?" Of course the ques
tions were answered, but the lady rode
It was plainly a day for the favorites.
The hares were in splendid trim, and
many courses were more than exciting.
The first throw-down of the day was
when Semlnole, at 2 to 1, lost to the
neglected Sly Boy. Then Eclipse, who
was thought to be a "lead piper," failed
to follow "White Lily. But the faint
ing spells arrived when the ii to 3 fav
orite, Fleetwood, lost to Tod fcloan In
a long and well-fought course. Nelly
B ran a bye with Vigilant, and the
course proved that bettors were not al
ways in the right, as Vigilant took a
nice slice of money, which had been
played at 2*& to 1 against him.
The feature of the day was the run
ning of Diana. Beating such hounds
as Myrtle, Sly Boy and Susie is no easy
thing, and when the fleet hound start
ed the money flooded the ring. Moon
dyne was in bad condition in the fourth
ties. In the course between Moondyne
and White Lily Moondyne won hands
down, but the hare escaped, and un
fortunately a loose rabbit was started,
and a hard run was taken all over the
course. White Lily outran the com
petitor, which proved that Moondyne
was tired from a severe day's work.
The popular decisions looked like this:
T. Butler's Susie beat J. F. Grace's Lass
'■' Gowrie, 12—6; J. Murnane's Valley
Maid beat J. R. Dlckson's Premier, 10—3;
M. Rogers' Sly Boy beat James Byrnes'
Seminole, 4—o; Kay & Tram's Diana
beat Larkey & Rock's Myrtle, B—6; J
Quane's Fireman boat Dillon & Reilly's
Granuale, 3—2; J. Dean's Moondyne beat
G. Plnto's Hercules. 6—2; J. McCormlck's
White Lily beat Kay & Trants Eclipse
13—7; M. Murphy's Tod Sloan beat C W.
Dewlaney's Floetwood. 13—4; J. McCor
mick's Duke of Oak Grove beat Batt &
Frank's Count of Monte Cristo, 15—2; J.
McCormick'a Black Prince beat Kay &
Trant's Carlotta. 18—4; J. Dean's Conne
mara beat Kay & Tram's Sylvia. 10—7; J. |
Hurnane'a Flashlight beat P. Carney's
Nelly Daley, B—4^; Nellie H a bye.
Second ties: Susie beat Valley Maid
6—2; Diana beat Sly Boy, 5-2: Moondyne i
beat Fireman. 4—o; White Lily beat Tod
Sloan, 4—3; Black Prince beat Duke of
Oak Grove, 4—o;4 — 0; Connemara beat Nellie
B. 8 1%; Flashlight a bye.
Third ties: Diana beat Susie, 10—5; :
Moondyne beat White Lily, 5—2; Black
Prince beat Flashlight; Connemara a bye i
Fourth ties: Diana beat Moondyne
12—0; Connemara beat Black Prince,
B—2*-£.8 — 2*-£.
Final: Gonnemara beat Diana, 4—2 and '
won the purse in his usual quick, snappy
short courses and vicious pick-ups i
HIS HEART WAS PIERGED.
A Valuable Horse Belonging to
Dr. Bryant Killed in a
A collision between a horse owned by
Dr. K. R. Bryant, WBOM o snee is at W
Powell Btreot, and one driven by a man
named O. A. Sartleld. oocuned 00 Nbe
street at 8 o'clock yesterday evenine in
v.hi'h Dr. Bryant's horse was Instantly
killed. The shaft of the cart bSkSJSSJ
to Sarfield's rig pierced the heart of n r
Bryant's horse, and he dropped dead in
From what could be ascertained of the
accident Sarfleld was clearly at fault as
he was on the wrong side of the street
and ran his cart Into thai of the doctor's
with the result already stated.
THE SAN FRANCISCO CALL, MONDAY, JANUARY 17, 1898.
The Robber Who En
tered Jess' Grocery
Confronted by His Three
Victims They Fail to
He Is an Ex-Convict, and Is
Well Known by Several
POLICE SURE OF HIS GUILT.
He Recently Served a Short Term
in the San Quentin
Since the daring robbery in Jess' gro
! eery store, at First and Folsom streets,
last Thursday night, Detectives Ryan
and ODea have had under suspicion a
■ man whom they strongly suspect of be
ing the robber. He is an ex-convict,
and is known under several different
: names. Convinced that he was the
right man, the detectives yesterday
took him to tho grocery store fur the
purpose of having him identified. Aft
i er carefully scrutinizing him, Jess, the
proprietor, failed to recognize him.
"I was so excited at the time." he
explained to Ryan and O'Dea. "that
even if he was the right man 1 oruld
not identify him."
The two men who were in the store
at the time were then sent for, but,
like Joss, they were unable to i
nize the suspect.
Realizing the folly of throwing him in
jail the detectives, after the three wit
nesses had failed to identify him, re
A description of the ex-convict has
furnished the officers of the South
ern Station, With instructions to k>^p
a strict watch on him.
It developed last night that after the
desperate robber entered the saloon he
ordered Jess to turn over to him the
contents of the cash drawer. Only
three dimes were in the drawer, and
»vhen the proprietor threw them on the
counter one of them rolled off on the
The robber placed one of his revolv
er* on The counter and stooped d
to pick up the ten cent piece. One of
the men who was in the saloon at the
time started to reach for the weapon,
when the robber suddenly jumped up,
and, covering him with the other re
volver, threatened to blow out his
brains if he moved another inch. After
securing the money he turned to the
two patrons nnd gave them each 10
cents with the remark. "Buy i
1 ron the boss' money." He then
backed out of the saloon and made his
The handkerchief which he used as a
mask was subsequently found in a
yard contiguous to the scene of the
The police are convinced that the ex
convict, who was suspected of having
committed the bold crime, is the right
man. On the night of the robbery he
was seen hanging around the store, ap
parently awaiting a favorable oppor
tunity to enter. On account of the f«»*j.
ure of the proprietor and his two pat
rons they, however, have decided not
to arrest him pending further Investi
LECTURES ON "CIVIL
AND RELIGIOUS LIBERTY."
Hon. Charles A. Bonaparte Speaks in a Sen-
sational Style Upon Trusts and the
Acts of Congressmen.
BOSTON, Jan. 16.— Hon. Charles J. Bon
aparte delivered a striking lecture at the
mont Theater this evening on "Civil
and Religious Liberty." attacking trusts
and boodle Congressmen. He said: "It
is a great wrong that the law should be
obscured as it sometimes is. Perhaps
some of our United States Senators would
not be on such familiar terms with trusts
and corporations if a few were hung up
to lamp posts. The progress of the law
is so slow It does not cause any satisfac
tion when its decrees are carried out.
When a man can be convicted, sentenced
and put out of the way in two weeks
after he is caught there will be few
lynrhings heard of.
Mr. Bonaparte alluded to certain secret
societies that had attempted to keep from
public office all men of his faith. He
said be looked with equanimity upon such
efforts. The A. I. A. would help Cath
olics in the opinion of Americans whose
good opinion was worth having. Some
politicians of his faith had lacked Judg
ment and sought to fight the puny ef
forts of the A. P. A. He was very sorry
for it, but those who sought to kindle the
dying fires of religious hatred met with
failure. Time would do the right thing.
Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen.
PEORIA. 111.. Jan. IC— The executive
committee of the Brotherhood of Railway
Trainmen Is holding/ Its annual session
here to receive reports and audit ac
counts. The net increase in membership
during 1899 was 3000 and thirty-seven new
lodges were instituted. The officers re
port a steady demand for brotherhood
men by the railroads.
More new things In picture frames, real
novelties, too, cheap at Sanborn & Vail' a.
Property Owners of the
Mission Flock to His
Twenty Picked Men to Urge the
Removal of the City and
Enthusiastic Meeting nt Maennerbund
Hall— Strong Speeches Ap
The crusade for the removal of the
City and County Hospital to some oth
! er site and the erection of new build
! ings has at last begun in earnest. Yes
terday afternoon the property owners
of the Mission assembled in mass meet
| Ing at Maennerbund Hall, Twenty
fourth street and Potrero avenue, and
used the parliamentary battle-ax vig
orously In a united endeavor to gain
redress of their grievance.
At that meeting two names shone as
stars of the first magnitude of
! Supervisor Rottansl and Senator I*. J.
Dwyer. They have both devoted a
good deal of their time and energy to
the proposed reform, and the assem
blage simply showered them with en
comiums from the drop of the chair
man's gavel to the passing round of the
hat. As a result of that meeting twen
ty representative citizens will call In a
sort of friendly way to interview the
Supervisors on the proposition to-day,
and later on will make a few business
visits. In addition It was decided to
I hold monthly meetings and keep ham
! mering away on the reform string until
! somebody's heart softens or nerves
weary— it is the same thing to them.
The meeting was under the auspices
of the Potrero Avenue Improvement
Club. James B. Hughes called it to or
•■ der, and Thomas Blevin was selected
as chairman, and Eugene V. Sullivan
After asserting the purpose of the
gathering and the fact that vigorous
support at this time would direct at
tention to Supervisor Rottanzi's pro
posed resolution to remove the hospital
and erect new buildings, Chairman
Slevin read a resolution, adopted unan
imously. Its general purport was as
That <"hristian charity r- quires that
community shall care properly
for its Buffering poor; that senator I-.
J. Dwyer had introduced a bill at the
[ as t session of the Legislature empow
.■liiiß the Sujurvih^Ts to levy a special
tax of $300,000 for the >. 'instruction of
a new City and County Hospital; that
the hospital was built twenty-five yours
ago with the assurance that it was to
bo torn down and the land to revert to
the city in ten years, none of the prom
ises made at the time being fulfilled;
that the rights of the taxpayers should
be respected in the matter of having a
hospital fit for the largest city west Of
the Rocky Mountains, and that public
decency should be respected and the
suffering poor no longer be treated U
inadequately as th-y have been. The
document concluded as follows:
"Resolved, That the chairman of this
meeting shall appHnt a committee of
twenty, which shall be present at the
next meeting of the Board of Super
visors, to lay before that honorable
body these resolutions, and in the name
of the citizens request that immediate
steps be taken to remedy this crying
and shameful abuse; and. further.
"Resolved. That the secretary of this
meeting be Instructed t<~> present to the
Hoard of Supervisors and to the pr<>ss
of San Francisco a copy of these reso
At the suggestion of members of the
audience the following were appointed
a committee to carry out the purpose
of the resolution: M. Ohiandt. t.. j.
Dwyer, T. F. Mitchell, D. F. Keefe, A.
P. M.-ieuire. .Tames P>ehan. James B.
Huches. John Kenney. John Rippe M.
F. C. Mauser. Mr. Newman, P. J. < 'ur
tis. b. Majrlnnla, P. noggins, p. stoi
berg. Rev. William Tuhb. Henry-Schul
ken. M. C. Cull, Max Popper and Will
This committee was made permanent,
and the first Funday In February was
appointed a? the next time of meeting.
Huphes tried to speak with Dr. Rot
tanzl by telephone, In order to make
arrangements as to the time of confer
ring: ■with the board, but failed to find
Stirring addresses were made by Sen
ator Dwyer. A. B. Magulre. Max Pop
per, P. J. Curtis and Rev. Dr. Tubb.
All urged the people to keep working
until their rights were respected. Pop
per struck the keynote of the situation,
erldenced by the applause, when he de
flared that "we want no money ex
pended by the Mission in Caring for
monkeys when human beings are left
sick and neglected." Curtis declared
that the present hospital Is not good
enough in which to place a high-bred
dog. and Rev. Dr. Tubb believed It
would be a fine thing if all the patients
could be removed and the structure
burned to the ground.
Resolutions were adopted tharkinp
Senator L,. J. Dwyer and Dr. Rottanzi
for thf-jr activity in the matter.
Bricklayers and Masons.
PEORIA. Til.. Jan. 16.— The convention
of the Bricklayers' and Masons' Inter
national Union Is petting down to busi
ness and the committee Is completing its
work. The total membership is reported
at 56.39*;, of which but 31,630 nre employed
For beneficial purposes $2*0.515 had been
expended, and there is 188,8511 In the treas
ury. The establishment of a national
home for indigent members is favored
An expert oculist is employed to teat
the eyesijrht of all conductors, engi
neers, firemen and brakemen on the
Canadian Pacific lines.
Mysterious Death of
an Old Woman in
Jennie Webster, While
Chatting With the Sur
geons, Passes Away.
She Was Picked Up by the Po
lice at Eddy and Leaven
MAY HAVE TAKEN POISON.
Fragments of a Letter Discov
ered in Her Posses
The surgeons at tho Receiving Hos
pital are puzzled over the death of a
well-dressed woman which occurred in
the female ward last night.
Shortly after 5 o'clock, the woman,
who was about 45 years of. age, was
found lying on the sidewalk at the
corner of Eddy and Leavenworth
streets. The police were notified, and
she was removed to the hospital in the
patrol-wagon. After recovering con
sciousness, the woman said her name
was Jennie Webster. She denied that
she had taken poison, and claimed that
she was subject to fits. She was placed
in the female ward, and at 8 o'clock
lust night she had sufficiently recovered
to ask Dr. Fitzgibbon, who was In
charge, to allow her to go home.
On account of her advanced age, the
surgeon advised her to remain in the
hospital until morning. While chatting
pleasantly with the matron and an at
tache, the unfortunate woman threw
up her hands and suddenly expired.
Her body was afterward sent to the
In a pocket-book which was found
in the bosom of her dress was JL' 20 in
silver and a card bearing the name,
"Miss Clara Fortuna, 319 Sutter street.
There was also found in the pocket
book a portion of a letter bearing the
signature "Miss Ifollle Shaw, Salinas."
Sh>- had evidently destroyed the letter,
tut had carefully preserved the name
Of the sender. The woman was dressed
In a dark brown skirt and a light col
ored waist. She wore a tastefully
trimmed hat and a brown jacket. In
one of her stockings was found a
white handkerchief, in the corner of
which was tied up two $10 gold pieces
an<l two f"> gold pieces.
Officer Gaynor, who took the unfortu
nate woman to the Receiving Hospital,
says that he found her lying on the
sidewalk, apparently unconscious. Sev
eral citizens who were standing by said
that they noticed her walking along
Eddy street. As she reached Leaven
wortfa she suddenly threw up her hands
and fell. Thinking she had fainted
they tried to revive her, but without
avail. It was then that the police were
The most mysterious feature of the
case is that the woman refused to give
'"They shall not know of my troubles,"
she remarked to the surgeon, "I would
rather die first."
No amount of questioning could in
duce her to tell where she lived or who
her relatives were. She first gave her
name as Mary Webster, but finally ad
mitted that her true name was Jennie.
Dr. Fitzgibbon is inclined to believe
that the woman's death was caused by
strychnine poisoning. He bases his be
lief on the suddenness of her taking off,
which he thinks could not have been
caused by a fit, as Fhe was conscious
the minute before she died.
At ?.!!> Putter street, the address
found on the card in the •woman's pos
session, nothing was known of her, or
of any woman of the name of Clara
For+unji. The clerk looked over his
books to a date months hack and
found no reference to the names in
GENERAL PALMER TO LEAD
THE TIRAH FIELD FORCE.
His Appointment as the Successor of Sir
William Lock hart Approved by
rAT.OrTTA. Jan. lfi.— The Queen has
approved the appointment of General Sir
Arthur Power Palmer. K. <".. to succeed
General Sir William Lookhart as com
mander of the Tlrah field force on tbe
Sir William I^oekhart, after completing
his report on which he is engaged, con
cerning the future Indian frontier policy
and the measures to bo adopted, will re
turn to England on three months' leave.
General Sir Power Palmer, it is under
stood, will act during his absence, being
succeeded in his own present command
by Qeneral Elles. The force will other
wise remain unchanged, except for a
temporary reduction of the headqi.«ir
Sir Powers Palmer has been command
er of the Punjab frontier fort ea since
!!•• is now in his fifty-elphth yoar.
He entered the Indian army in iv~7. In
•■ was on the northwest frontier.
!!•■ served in the Abyssinian war from
If you are ill you need a
doctor in whom you have
If you need a remedy you
want one that has been tested
for years; not an obscure, un-
tried thing that is urged upon
you, or on which you save a
few cents that is no consid-
eration as against health.
For wasting in children
or adults, Scott's Emulsion
of Cod-liver Oil with Hypo-
phosphites has been the
recognized remedy for twen-
50c. «nd $i.oo, all draggim
\ SCOTT & BOWSE, Chemim, New York.
1807 to the end of IS6B, was with the
Duma expedition in 1594 and commanded
the China Hills expedition of the pre
vious yt'ar. He served also during the
Afghan war in 1878 and in the Soudan
expedition in 1886. He received the rank
of major-general In
RACING AT OAKLAND.
A Liberal List of Entries, With
Several New Horses Making
A glance at the Oakland race card for
this afternoon gives the impression of fat
prices and hard picking, and as form is
generally at a discount in Juicy going
such will probably be the order of
things. The races are all well filled with
a fair class of horses, and some excellent
sport should be ' witnessed even in the
face of unpleasant weather surroundings.
Following are the entries:
First Race — Five, furlongs, selling, 4-year
olds and upward.
423 Roadwarmer ....107 428 D. J. Tobin 103
422 The Gossip I'll 307 La Mascota ....105
411 Mahogany 107i296L0 Lo 105
423 Distinction 101 437 Stentor 103
422 Red Spinner — 106,204 Amelia Fonao ..105
163 Koenigin 101 428 Blue Hell 105
427 I Don't Kn0w. .107 423 Lucky Star ....103
423 Sea Spray 107 373 Florlnel 101
231 Terrier 110
Second Race -Seven and one-half furlongs,
selling. 3-year-olds and upward.
»44 Dareohota W 129 Xl Venado 109
••■it Magnus 91 42«t Coda In 7
401 Alma v- 4;i7 Allahabad UW
OS Our Climate ....108 '-..lack Martin ....109
180 Fanny S 1M 433 George Palmer.. lo6
Third Race— One mile, 3-year-olds and up
i™ Qotobed 104 434 The Dipper 92
Jr' X era^ a m 441 Tenrlca 104
US Don Daniel 109 ...Captive 112
J-- S?^ Ilnk 112 j 437 Nonchalance ....114
430 Mlstleton 104 |
«n?^ th » Race^"^ven and one-half furlongs,
selling. 3-year-olds and upward.
440 ¥} ?J-. oro P4 43 ° Collins 109
";;.;>• „ H * Chang. 94 435 Veloz 106
«33 £* nen ? e 'a "2 437 Red Glenn ....109
im\ £ a , msln •-• 109 «6 S'g and Dance. lo9
(433) Palmeraton ...112 1 433 ICser Ludwig.lC9
ay »l ace ~""2 lile anil one-sixteenth, gelling.
4-jear-olds and upward.
( i«? "? zard I'M 430 Cromwell 102
383 ™ £ a 105 «7 Heritage 99
44.. Miss Ruth .... 97 (421) Versonne ..... 110
m xSKiVix^Jgl 4 ° B Schiller 107
411 Lorena ir.. .
5-ixth Race-Six furlonsra. selling. 3-year-olds.
.. huahna ...iw 441 Sorrow 67
( "if> *J ?tr ;, Mariner. » 439 Rebel Jack ....102
'?. |JJar. ard yr 107 ! (424) Bonlto 107
411 Blarney gtone.ll2 441 BalUster 99
SELECTION'S FOR TO-DAT.
Kwnlgin"* 0 *" 1 Don-t Know, Roadwarmer,
tin 600 " 3 Race Alma El Venado, Jack Mar-
Third Raoe— Ootobed, Mlstelton. Captive.
Collins Ilace - pa ln>erston. LI Hung Chang,
F . lf !ll J ac^ ers °nne Cromwell, Lorena.
Sixth Race— Sorrow. Bonita. Blarney Stone.
Asthma, bronchitis, cure gruaranfd. Dr Gor
din's Sanitarium, M 4 I'inr. r,r. Kearny, S.F., Cal
The Usual Sunday Exercise Kept
Up at Ryan's Court on
Phil Ryan at his court, 845 Howard
street, had a monopoly of the handball
sport yesterday. John Condon has tem
porarily closed down his place of amuse
ment at the Occidental court, conse
quently the players, or such of them as
could get a chance to warm up at their
favorite pastime, hied themselves to the
San Francisco court, where the prime
was kept up the entire day and far into
the dusk of the evening.
The games were, as is usual, played
with much vigor and dash, as some of
the local champions were in their best
condition especially the four-handed
s^ e T. ct * ween Bockman and Sheehan,
with Waterman and Prendergast on the
. he day's sport was bulletined as fol-
, J. K. Bookman and D. J. Sheehan de
feated L,. Waterman and X. J. Prender
gast. Score 21—18. 16—21. 21—15
t A ;.*'V Ti obin n 1 J - M - Kelly defeated
li-a 21-50 Brown. Score 21—16.
P. Ryan and M. Basch defeated If
and J. Hogan. Score 21—13, 15—21,
M. McLaughlin and J. Hogan defeated
uL2i° > 'i— r and M. Bascn - Score 21-12.
R. Shay and J. Hunt defeated W Me-
Namara and R. Shields. Score 21—11.
lo — *.! , LI — 19,
P. Duffy and P. Basch defeated H.
Peters and T. Finn. Score 21—14, 13—21,
J. NN hite and K. Curley defeated E.
Toy and -M. Maguire. Score 21—13 15—21
T. F. Bonnet and A. Hampton defeated
J. Rinrdan and R. Linehan. Score 21—14,
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First Appearances of
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