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| First Stray
Cur He Sees.
Words by Scharfei
Music l>» Condo.
JIM GRIFFIN SELECTED
TO REFEREE BIG FIGHT
ON THANKSGIVING DAY
(By United Press Leased Wire.)
SAN FRANCISCO, Cal., Nov.
U.—That a question of vital in
terest tto fighters and fans alike
is to who shall officiate as ref
eree of the Wolgast-Rlchle
rhanksgivlng afternoon battle at
tJaly City, la settled today, Jim
Qriffln being accepted by both
*At the conference between
Tom Jones, manager of Wolgagt,
Billy Nolan, manager of Hitchio
and Promoter Coffroth to deter
mine the referee question, Coff
For the final spurt of the sea
son the Tacoma High school foot
ball squad will be out practicing
tomorrow in preparation for tlio
Same wltth Lincoln HUh in the
stadium on Thanksgiving day.
The defeat by Queen Anne Sat
urday was liy no means a dis
graoo and now the defenders of
the Blue and (Jold are just as
anxious to defeat the Lincoln
t^eam. Tacoma Is out of the
nwse for he championship, having
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roth proposed the names of three
local men —(iriffln, Harry Foley
and Kddie Hanlon. Jack Welsh,
who altio was presented, asked
that his name Ie withdrawn from
The promoter urged that a
local man be selected, declartliK
that it would lie a rellectiton
upon tthe abilly of San Francis
co sporting men If an outsider
Jones objected to both Foley
and Hanlon but approved of
Criiffin, who was named after
lost three Raines this season and
her best hope now is to beat Lin
coln and make two out of the
three played with the Se
attle schools. The state honors
Mil be derided Ttenkagtvlac day
when, Uverett and Queen Anne
I r. P. a. meets the "All Star"
team frortu the Bremerton navy
yard Wednesday and does not
play again until the day before
Thanksgiving, when it meets the
Willamette university of Salem,
Ore., whiuh trounced WhJtworth
G7 to 0.
Whitworlh has but on© more
game, that with the sailors from
the U. S. S. Charleston In Brem
(Kjr United Press leased Wire.)
OMAHA, Neb., Nov. 19. —Jesse
Westergaard of Dcs Moln'es Is the
victor here today over Karle Or
lando, the German champion wres
tler, after a thrilling finish
match. Westergaard secured
the last two falls.
(By I nil. ,l Press leased Wire.)
CHICAGO, Nov. I!).—Claiming
that he can land 200 punches, a
minute, Charley White Is confi
dent here today of grabbing a vic
tory from Pat Moore when they
meet in Kenosha, Wis., on Thurs
Some Day I'll Be Licked
Says Champion Ad Wolgast
Ad Wolgast and his wife, once his class-mate during hi*
school days, and two residents of a California mountain ranch—i
the farm life appeals to the world's champion and it's the life
he'll loud when he's whii>i>ed.
SAN FRANCISCO, Cal., Nov.
19. —A bandaged hand beckoned
the interviewer into the room. In
a chair sat a little German boy
with his feet elevated on a box,
nursing two damaged list.-, sus
tained during a recent gymna
The boy was Ad Wolgaat,
world's lightweight champion.
Thanksgiving day on the out
skirts of San Francisco he'll de
fend his title from Willie Ritchie,
the best fighter and boxer he has
met since he took the title from
Battling Nelaon almost throe
He brought his feet down to
the floor and spoke slowly and
"I am not going to be cham
pion of the world forever. Even
now I am not the same fighter I
was a year ago. It would be
foolish to say I am. I never kid
myself. We mlgiht as well look
at It squarely and honestly. I
will probably never be as good
again as I was a year ago—ju3t
before that operation for appen
"Some day I am going up
against a fellow who will take
my title away from me."
Wolgast stopped talking a mo
ment, stuck his Jaw out pugnaci
ously, uppercut the air with a
bandaged mitt and remarked
"But you can belt your last
cent that I will 'go down fight
ing. The winner will earn what
he gets alright, and, furthermore,
I haven't yet seen the fellow who
can down me."
Wolgast lapsed Into silence
again and when urged to talk
about Ritchie, he told, calmly and
without hesitation, his opinion
of the boy wihom experts declare
has an even chance to grab tne
title from him.
"Ritchie Is afraid of me. He
gave me a hard fight when I was
sick and convalescent from a big
operation. He will find It dif
ferent now. But, anyhow, if I
♦ . <»
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♦-. . : ♦
♦ PORTLAND, Nov. 19.—]" <»
» Football enthusiasts in this «■
*• and other parts of the state <?•
<&> are today advised ' that Ore- <8>
<$• gon university and the Ore- <$>
"$> gon Agricultural college <»•
<8> have Interred the hatchet <&
<& and will clash on ' the: neu- <»
4> tral Albany gridiron Satur- <£ ,
<* ' day.* The armistice,'. ended <$>
♦; a warfare of two years. ,' •-; ♦'
were sure that Ritchie could beat
me, I would meet Aim jußt the
"And," he concluded, "which
ever way it turns, Ritchie Is go
ing to have plenty of evidence
that he's been in a real fight."
CDWIPTDGRAPH COMPANY itlP I
Harvey Donaldson, who claims
the bantamweight and feather
weight championships of the
world, is in the city for a week's
visit. Donaldson came over from
Seattle this morning getting
around on a pair of crutches. He
suffered a broken leg in a football
game about six weeks ago when
he was playing with the Fremont
Athletic club, and does not expect
to wrestle again for at least three
LACBY, Wash., Nov. It. —
Now that the football team has
disbanded for the season, the at
tention of the St. Martin's college
athletes has been turned to in
door baseball. A school league,
consisting of three teams, has
been formed, and a regular sched
ule is being played, the last game
of which will be hold tho Sunday
before the students loave for their
Thanksgiving vacation. Twelve
games have been scheduled in all
find will be played off by the
Kagk's, Orioles and Robins.
GIMIOXS HKIJKVKS Hi
CAN TI'HN THE TKICK
(By United Press Leased' Wire.)
CHICAGO, Nov. 19.—En-route
to New York, where he is sched
uled to meet Eddie MtGoorty,
Mike Gibbons, the St., Paul mid
dleweight, and his manager, Ed
die Roddy, passed through here
today. While admitting that Mc-
Goorty is a great fighter, Gibbons
expressed himself as confident of
victory when they meet in their
scheduled 10-round battle.
chaxck ran oraunr
(By I'nltcd Pross Loused Wire.)
LOS ANGELES. Nov. 19. —
Frank Conloy,- the iron-Jawed
featherweight, will have a final
opportunity to rehabilitate him
self with ring followers tonight
when he meets Johnny Dundee in
a 20-round bout at Vernon.
With The Cue
For the first time in the his
tory of billiards, a national cham
pionship has been contested for
by a Japanese player. That the
man from Nippon is qualified to
mingle with tihe first fighters in
the world of balk line, was dem
onstrated when he defeated Wil
lie Hoppe, considered by many
the greatest Millardtot of the day.
FOR BIG JOB
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 10.
That Frank Dillon, leader of the
Los Angeles club, may be mana
ger of the Cincinnati Reds next
season, is the rumor current here
today in baseball circles.
Friends of Dillon, as well as
the critics in Cincinnati, arc boost
ing the Los Angeles man, and it
is believed that he would accept
were the position offered him.
The indoor baaeball teams of
Troop Ii and tho Naval Militia will
meet at the armory tomorrow
night for the lir.st game of the
season. The league will probably
not start before December.
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FOR TACOMA HOUSEWIVES
Strawberries, 550 box.
Huckleberries, 3 lbs. 2Sc.
Cantaloupes. 2 for 25c
I'ears, box, $1.00.
Oranges, 10050 c.
Bananas —30c doz.
Apples, box, 7(if 11.26.
Apples—Gravenslein, box, $1.35®
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Pot Roast. 12%©150.
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Porterhouse. 25® 28c
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Leg of Lamb, spring, 200.
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ami rib, 20c.
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Ham, sliced, 20 it 30a.
Salt Pork. 15c.
Pork Sausage, link, 20c; bulk, 150.
Corned Beef, boneless, 15c.
Spring Chickens, 22c.
Spring Ducks, 26c
Halibut. 2 lbs. 2Sc.
FIRST MATCH IS
The Tacnina Revolver club
will hold it» first practice at the
armory tonight in preparation for
tile first match of the season to
be given Thursday night. There
will be a shoot each week alter
EXPECT <;<>(H> FICJHT.
OAKLAND, Cal., Nov. 19.—.
Fight enthusiasts are anticipat
ing a rattling good bout when
"Red" Wason and Babe Plcatot
of Los Angeles meet before the
West Oakland club in a ten.
round main event here tomorrow
night. Picato wo the attention
of the fans by his recent defeat
of Jeff Perry in Dreamland rink.
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Salmon. )•"•- *
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Kgg Plant, lb., 50. -.
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bunches for sc. ' '
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Spinach, lb., 6c.
Sweet Potatoes, selected. 8 lbs. 25a,
Bermuda onions, 2 lbs. 25c.
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New York, SOc \
Imported Swiss. 40c
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