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TAKE THE SECOND
Wdtteri Puts Riversides to the
Bad in the Seventh
WILSON HAS GOOD CONTROL
Islanders Start Another Hitting Bee
f.imilar to Proceedings in the
Rock Island at Cedar Rapids.
Dubuque at Davenport.
Peoria at Bloomington.
Springfield at Decatur.
With a three-base hit Hank Walters
put the Riversides to the bad in the
seventh inning yesterday afternoou.
bringing in two srores. and crossing
the plate himself on a hit by Wilson.
And just to cinch things the Islanders
took two more scores in the eighth,
which ended the game, 5 to 2.
It was a shame to take the money,
especially in front of 3,000 people and
after taking the big end of the tricks
In the morning. But that was the
game the Islanders needed, and the
seventh inning was just as good a time
Jo take it as any other.
Wllitoa Had iotl Coalrol.
Wilson was in the box for the Isl
anders and he showed much better con
trol than he had the last time he work
ed, anil incidentally did some pretty
fine fielding that contributed to the
winning of his game. There were nine
hits. It took three of them in the fifth
to make a score and three In the sixth
to finish a run. After that there was
nothing doing. McGreevey was put in
to bat in Baker's place in the ninth for
the purpose of scaring Christie and
starting something, but all there was
to McGreevey was three good strike.
and out and it was all over.
The Islanders pulled out several hits
in the early part of the game, but they
were unable to get enough of them to
gel her to make a showing. They went
up to the seventh with a row of ci
phers. Then Wanner start ed it off with
a single. Vandine came up and put
one on the ground into right field, but
Swalm fumbled it in trying to gather
it in. and the runner went to second,
Uaviug Wanner on third.
Waltrra Seorrm Two.
It was then that Hank Walters came
up and the mob howled. Everybody
knew he could do it. and those who
knew him best thought that he would
do it and it was good for three bases
McConnell hit one on the ground to
Alperman, which kept Walters on the
third bag, but Christie Wilson came up
and touched the one that did the busi
ness. Of course that was' enough to win
the game, but Davenport had lv
more chances at the bat and it was not
safe to leave it that way. So the boys
got together and fixed up a deal for
two more in the eighth. Lister led
off with a hit. Sweeney bunted, and
in an attempt to catch Lister at sec
ond little Pete dropped the ball and
both landed safely. Wanner sacrificed
and advanced both runners. Vandine
hit a long fiy to left field and Lister
heat the ball in. Sweeney scored on
a hit by Walters.
our la Fifth.
Davenport started to do business In
the fifth after two men had filed out
to Ruby. Lilevelt, Williams and Baker
each came up and found the ball safe
ly, t-coring Lilevelt. In the sixth Har
rod started it off with a base on trails,
Crockett sacrificed. Swalm hit to cen
ter field and Harrod attempted to score
but misjudged Carlisle's arm and eye
and ran right into the ball at the plate.
Webster and Alperman both singled,
the latter scoring Swalm.
ROCK ISLAND. AB. R. If. PO.A. K.
Carlisle, cf 4 o
Ruby. If 4 0
Lister, lb 4 1
Sweeney, ss 4 1
Wanner. 2U 3 1
Vandine. 3b 4 1
Walters, rf 3 1
McConnell. c 4 0
Wilson, p 4 0
.34 5 12 27 15 1
AB. R. H. PO.A. E.
.4 0 0 1 2 1
. 3 ii 1 2 1 0
. 3 0 2 10 1 0
.31 t 1 0 1
.401 1 40
.3 0 1 2 2 0
.4 0 1 2 0 0
.3 0 1 2 2 0
Webster. 2b ...
Aljerman. 3b . .
.31 2 9 24 15
Score by innings:
Rock Island 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 3
Davenport 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 O 2
Three base hits Walter. Two
base bit Harrod. Bases on bans
Off Wilson. 2. Struck out By Wilson.
2; by Baker. 1. Double plays wan
ner Lister; HarroJ?rockctt: Sweeney-Wanner-Lister.
Time 1:30. Umpire
Cusacfc. Attendance 3,0ri
Wanner again figured conspicuously
In two double plays yesterday.
King McGree-vey was not so many
after all after the third strike.
Three singles, a two-bagger and a
three base hit is Vandiae's rtcord la
the two games.
It was a uice game to witness. I-v-
ervbodv was hitting the ball, there be
ing only three strike outs.
If the mourners were not so near.anteed at Hart UUemeyer" drug
something might be said about Hank
Waiters work with the stick.
In the last four games Walters has
done damage with the stick by start
ing something that was not looked for.
Teasing, teasing, sang out some
body's cornet at the opening of the
game but it was only too true.
Sweeney knocked down a hot one
from Webster's bat in the sixth. It
would hare done some damage if he
had not stopped it.
Vandine gets two neckties and Wan
ner and Walters each get one from the
M. & K. on the offer of one for every
two base hit or better.
Christie did some nice work in the
ninth. Two assists and a strike out
in three men tip. One of those he
bagged required a clever piece of
Sweeney was in fair way to winning
a box of cigars for hitting the Argus
sign, but Harrod held him up in day
light, and took the hit away from him.
It was a clever piece of work and
brought a hand from the grand stand.
Odar Rapid. It Dikir, O.
Dubuque. Iowa. May 31. Thiery's
error, a stolen base, and Derham's
single in the tenth inning won the af
ternoon game for the visitors, the
game being a pitcher's battle. Score:
DUBUQUE. R H. PO. A. E.
0 O 12 0 0
. 0 o l o o
it 0 5 5 0
o o 3 C 1
.01 1 0 2
0 0 7 0 0
. O o 0 3 0
0 2 30 15 4
R. H. PO.A. E.
O O 0 O I)
0 o 1 2 o
0 0 2 0 0
0 0 & 0 0
1 O 5 2 O
o n 3 2 ii
O 1 12 0 0
II . 2 5 0
0 10 3 n
1 2 3i 14 0
Hines, rf .
Starke, c .
Swalm. p .
Score by innings:
Dubuque 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 (I 0 0
Cedar Rapids .0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Bases on balls Off Swalm. 1; off
Snow. i. Struck out By Swalm, 0;
by Snow, 3. Umpire Milan.
Sarlnajflrld. 4; IVorla. 3.
Springfield. III.. May 31. Springfield
evened up for last Sunday, taking the
afternoon game also from Peoria. The
Kame was full of sensational p!ays.
R. H. PO.A. E.
Sapp. ss 2
3 o ;: l
2 0 10
0 2 o o
0 7 0 0
0 4 4 1
o 2 o o
2 8 0 0
0 o 2 0
7 24 11 2
. H. PO.A. K.
0 10 0
0 0 3 0
0 10 0
1 11 1 1
2 2 0 0
10 0 0
0 4 3 1
0 7 3 0
7 27 11 2
Shour, ii ii
Nicol. cf 0
Simon, c 0
Graham. 2b o
Jones, If o
Olmstead. 3b 0
Smith, lb 1
Morton, p o
IJppert. rf o
Gruebner. 3b 1
Zeider, 2b 0
Jacobs, 2b 0
Wright, lb 1
Novacek. If 1
Donnelly, cf 0
Scharnweber, ss 0
Ludwig, c 0
Bridges, p 1
Score by innings:
Springfield 3 0 0 0 1 o 0 0 4
Peoria 00 2 0 0 0 0 1 03
Two base hits Novacek. Donnell,
Sapp. (2). Bases on balls Off bridg
es. 1; off Morton. 3. Struck out By
Bridges, 5; by Morton, 4. Umpire
Weston. Attendance 2,000.
HlooiuioKtoa, 4 Deealur, I.
Bloomington, 111., May 31. Inability
to bunch hits on Barker cost Decatur
the game. Stone was effective, except
in the first and seventh innings, w.ien
enough runs were hammered over the
plate to win. The grounds were heavy
B LOO M I XG TON,
R. H. PO.A. E.
.1 0 2 0 0
.0 0 3 0 0
0 0 3 3 0
113 0 0
12 13 0
10 13 1
0 2 11 0 1
0 1 3 0 1
0 0 0 3 0
4 C 27 12 3
R. H. PO.A. E.
0 112 0
0 110 0
0 110 0
0 2 7 0 0
0 10 4 1
0 0 2 1 0
0 1 10 1 0
0 0 0 1 0
1 8 24 10 2
Conners, If 1
MacFarland. rf ....
Kuhn. lb 0
Stone, p 0
Score by innings:
Bloomington 20000020 4
Decatur 0 0 1 00000 0 i
Two base hit Kuhn. Three base
hit Smith. Struck out By Barker
1; by Stone. 7. Bases on ball By
Barker. 2: by Stone. 2. Umpire
Lrncfr; Attendance 1.8W.
A Disastrous Calamity.
It is a disastrous calamity, when you
lose yonr health, because Indigestion
and constipation have sapped it away.
Prompt relief can be had in Dr. King's
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dicesUve organs, and cure headache.
dizziness, colic.constipation.etc. Guar-
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LOST FILE IS FOUND
Valuable Part of Local Newspa
per History is Re
covered AFTER MANY YEARS' CHASE
Maj. H. C. Connelly Locates It and It is
Now in the Public Li
brary. A valuable link, lost some years ago.
in the newspaper history of Rock Isl
and has been recovered by Maj. H. C.
Connelly, who is today one of the old
est surviving early editors in the three
From September. 1S54, until Septem
ber. 1SC7, the Rock Islander was pub
lished by E. J. Pershing and II C. Con
nelly. Two files were preserved and
bound for each member of the firm.
After the death of Mr. Pershing in
Philadelphia In 1SC0, his brothers.
Judge Cyrus L. Pershing, of Johns
town, and Rev. I. C. Pershing, of Pitts
burg, visited Rock Island to look af
ter the financial interests of their de
When they returned east they took
with them without the knowledge of
Maj. Connelly both copies of the tiles
of the Rock Islander. Since that time
repeated efforts have been made to se
cure the return of these files. Maj.
Connelly, Col. Henry Curtis. Judge Lu
cian Adams and other citizens have
made personal efforts to secure their
let urn, but without success.
Found Tbrouith aa trqualalaarr.
While In California last winter Maj.
Connelly made the agreeable acquaint
ance of Dr. Metzgar and wife, whom
he found to be intimate friends of the
children of Rev. I. C. Pershing, living
in Pittsburg. With the assistance or
the Metzgars, Maj. Connelly has re
ceived by express the missing files,
which will be placed in the Rock Island
public library, thus making complete
bound copies of newspapers which
have been in the past published in the
city of Rock Island.
GOSSIP OF THE GAME.
Rusty Owens is in Burlington trying
to square himself with the manage
ment. He says he was assured by the
secretary of the association that it
would be all right for him to go to
Hoag. recently released Ly Rock Isl
and, has been signed by Burlington, in
the Iowa league. Burlington badly
needs a bracer.
In accordance with the order to re
duce the teams of the Three-Eye league
to the limit, the Rock Island manage
ment is making arrangements to send
Frank Lakaff. pitcher, to some inde
pendent team or wherever a place can
be found for him. Rock Island has a
complete pitching staff without I'lim
ami it was necessary to let some one
Yesterday afternoon's games result
ed in changes at both the top and bot
tom of the percentage uolunin in th
Three-Eye. Bloomington, by winning
from Decatur while Peoria and Du
buque were being defeated. Went to the
top and Cedar Rapids drew out of the
bottom hole through the victory at
Dubuque and the defeat of Decatur
Rock Island forged ahead of Daven
port, having now won the same num
ber of games as have been lost.
mere were exciting times in the
morning game between Springfield and
Peoria yesterday. Firsi Baseman
miiu, or the Distil. ers. was benched
for threatening to strike Umpire West
on, ana apj, l'eoria s second base
man, tripped Donnelly when the latter
was turning the corner and the Sena
tors' manager chased him for it.
Manager Donnelly has filed a pro
test with President Holland concern
ing the game at Peoria last Saturday
which was won by Peoria, 7 to C. Don-
uenjf ciamis mai .ovaeek scored a
run while the third man was being put
out, but which was not counted by the
score keepers. If this run had been al
lowed the score would have been a tie.
Fort Worth, Texas, May 31. TValter
Boies, pitcher for the Forth Worth
league team, made a phenomenal rec
ord of fifteen strike-outs and no Hits at
Haynes park yesterday. The locals
played the Austin team, which was de
feated by the score of 9 to 0. Thlg rec
ordr beats tbat of Hube Waddell. who
struck out 18 In 14-Innings, and allow
ed' one nit and one ran.
Bloomington. III.. May 31. Despite
threatening weather here and at
Springfield all record for Decoration
day attendance in the Tnree-Bye
league were broken yesterday . The
figures received last night by Presi
dent Holland showed the following re
ceipts: Rock Island. tSOO; Springfield.
$710; Dubuque. $504; Bloomington,
$407. These receipts are pooled, giv
ing each club, after subtraction of 10
per cent for the sinking fund. $273.72.
Cicero Wing Big Stakes.
London. May 31. Lord Roseberry's
Cicero today won the derby stake of
C.50O sovereings; M. Blane'a Kardy
second: Chevalier Gi&istrellis' Signo
rio, third. Time 3:11.
Britt After Sure Money.
San Francisco, Cal . May 31. James
Britt haa signed with the Hayes Valley
club to fight the winner of the I fan Ion
Corbett battle. The match is to come i
off in July. The details have not been
STANDING OF LEAGUES
THREE EYE LEAGUE.
W. L. Pet.
Bloomington .14 S .030
Dubuque 14 9 .COS
Peoria .14 t .00!
Springfield ..'..11 9 .550
Rock Island 11 11 .&o0
Davenport 10 12 .455
Cedar Rapids 7 14 .333
Decatur 7 15 .31$
St. Louis 15
New York 13
1 1 .050
14 " .5S5
W. L. Pet.
New York 29 9 .703
Pittsburg 22 17 .505
Philadelphia 20 10 .550
Chicago 20 19 .513
Cincinnati 17 19 .472
St. Louis 15 22 .405
Boston 14 23 .379
Brooklyn T-. 15 27 .35.
W. L. Pet.
Milwaukee 24 11 CSO
Columbus 23 13 .039
Minneapolis 20 15 .571
3t. Paul 19 17 .52S
.ndianapoiis 10 10 .500
Kansas City 10 21 .4 32
Iouisville 11 23 .324
Toledo 11 24 .314
South Bend IS
Giand Rapids 10
Fort Wayne 13
Tcrre Haute 10
Springfield 9 20
W. L. Pet.
Sioux City 19 S .7u4
Des Mo lies 10 13 .552
Denver 10 14 .533
Omaha 15 14 .517
St. Joseph 11 10 .407
Co'.orado Springs S 20 .2S0
THREE EYE LEAGUE.
Rock Island, 5; Davenport, 2.
Cedar Rapids, 1; Dubuque, o.
Springfield. 4; Peoria, 3.
Bloomington, 4; Decalur. 1.
NATION A L LEAG UK.
Pittsburg. 9; St. Iaiuis, 5.
Philadelphia. 2; Boston. 1.
Brooklyn, 4; New York. 3.
Detroit, 3; Chicago, 2.
Cleveland. 1 : St. Louis. 0.
Boston, 2; Washington, 0.
St. Paul, 8; Minneapolis, 7 (morn
.linneapolis, 5; St. Paul, 0 (after
Columbus, 7; Iaiisville 3 (morning)
Columbus, 9; Louisville, o (after
Kansas City, S; Milwaukee, 0 (morn
Milwaukee. 4; Kansas City, o (aftei
Toledo, 3; Indianapolis, 0.
Des Moines, 8; St. Joseph. 3 (morb
Des Moines, 12; St. Joseph, 4 (after
Sioux City. 2; Omaha. 0 (morning).
Sioux City, 4; Omaha. 1 (afternoon)
Denver. 9; Colorado Springs, o
Denver, 4; Colorado Springs, 3 (af
ternoon). CENTRAL LEAGUE.
Evansville, 4; Terre Haute. 1
ivansville, 12; Terre iirtiite, 2 (af
Fort Wayne', 5; Springfield. 0.
Wheeiing, 5: Dayton. 3.
Grand Rapids. 0; South B :id. I
South Bend, 4; Grand Rapids. 3 (af
Jeffries to Referee Fight.
San Francisco. Cal.. May 31. James
J. Jeffries will referee the Root Hart
fight scheduled for Reno. Nev.
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