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Associated Press
Dispatches of late news
arc published in The
Evening Capital.
Senior Boys Of City Pile Up
Total Of 163 Points, Against
121 For Grammar School—
Tracy’s Landing Boys Finish
Point Winners In Co.
Championship Field
And Track Games
Following arc the point win
ners in tho county championship
field and track guinea hold yes
Annapolis High 163
Annapolis Grammar 121
Tracy's Landing High... 22
Llnthicum Heights 22
Millersville 17
Glen Burnie 16
Eastport 16
Arnold It
Germantown 10
Owensvtllc 10
McKeiulree 10
Boone *)
Shady Side 7
Jessups 6
[\ Old No. 11 6
Odenton 5
DuvidsonvUle 6
Hanover 3
Dorsey 3
Laurel Heights 3
Jewell 3
Hannan 1
Athletes of Annapolis .High
'chool again demonstrated their
superiority over the rcprvsqjila
ives of the Grammar Depart
nent of the City Public School, in
he annual field and track games
>pcn to children of the. public
chools throughout Anne Arno
ld county held yesterday. The
iigh school lads captured the
ncct with a total point score of
63. Grammar School’s score was
21. The representatives from
I racy’s Landing High School fin
shcci third, with a total of ‘23, and
.inthicum Heights School was
ourth with 28. Twenty-two
chools were represented in the
ompetitions. and the points!
cored by others are given else-j
t here in this issue of The Eve- j
ling Capital.
Music Enlivens Occasion
The meet was held on the athletic
rounds of the Naval Academy j
trough thevrourtesy of Rear-Admiral!
leury B. Wilson superintendent of
to academy, and ns stated iu yes
(CeatlnurU on Pay* 4.1 I
Personal Request
Dr. Cordon 11. Claude re<|ue>t
the return of Ids copy of Hldgley's
Annuls, loaned to an acquaintance
tu whom he placed confidence. Tire i
hook was the gift of n demised
relative. The cover was mended
with surgeon's plaster. The book
had some markers, wlitcli were
souvenirs which 1 ulso cherished.
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—Given By—
Monday, May 21st
8 I\ M.
Cohen's Orchestra.
Admission ---50 Cents f
Leader (Retired) U. S. N. A. Band.
. Instructions in Violin and Mandolin
Graduate Peabody Conservatory.
Instructions in Piano and Harmony
Studio—T9 Franklin St. Phone 913
burning lllllill Capitol.
I .over a of music, especially of the
hand concert kind, are offered the
. opportunity of hearing a splendid pro
gram rendered tonight by the Naval
Academy band under the leadership
, of Bandmaster Louis J. Peterman.
The general public is invited to hear
the concert which will be given at
the muin bandstand from 7:30 to 9
This will he the first of a series
of several such concerts to be given
by the naval musicians during the
next few weeks, and they will *be a
special feature of the program of
Commencement Week at the naval
school. The following program will
he rendered tonight;
March —“Fraternity,” Barth.
Overture—“ The Beautiful Galatea,”
Xylophone Solo—“ The Water Fall,”
(Musician Buys), Stobbe.
Ballet—“ Egyptian,” Luiginl; Crin
olin Days," Berlin.
Waltz—“ Barcarole,” Offenbach.
Selection—“ Rigoletto,” Verdi.
Patrol—“ Kilauea,” Stewart.
About fifty business men and citi
zens of Annapolis and the county
gathered last night In the House of
Delegates chamber at the State
House, and heard George I. Gardiner,
Secretary of the Maryland Tobacco
Growers’ Association, expound the
objects and purposes of that organi
zation and the steady growth in mem
bership during the last fow years.
Clarence M. White, president of the*
Chamber of Commerce rif Annapplis,
and a number Of other business men
addressed the meeting.
Tho meeting was arranged tinder
the auspices of the Chamber of Com
merce primarily to assure the Anne
Arundel county branch of the State
Tobacco Growers’ Association that the
business interests of the city are be
hind thorn in their every move, and
also to lend whatever did possible in
the drive for membership in the lo
cal body. This furnished the theme
of addresses by President White of
the Chamber of Commerce and others
who spoke.
Marriage Licenses
Doolin, 26, United States Navy;
Rachel C. Wißcox, 22, Annapolis.
Morgan, 22, East port; Mildred Jen
kins, IS, Baltimore.
Service At St. Luke’s Chapel
A full attendance is desired at the
session of the Sunday School of St.
Luke’s Chapel, Eastport, tomorrow* at
3 o’clock. There will be no other
! Service.
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Base Ball Game!
Sunday, May 20th
A double-header. First game
2 r. M.
At Athletic Field. West Annapolis.
The Fruit Growers*
Of Wayne Co., New York State
Beg to announce the appointment of
Box 73. R. F. D. No. 1.
As District Superintendent for Anne
Arundel County.
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Lively Brushes Between Var-
Varsity, Junior And Freshmen
Eights Are Expected
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1 With the Varsity brush attracting
> particular interest because the con
• tending crews are entered in the
| Poughkeepsie classic, June 28, and th’e
j result will furnish a line on their
work, oarsmen of Syracuse Univer
-5 sity and the Annapolis midshipmen
1 were all set for their annual regatta
on the waters of the Severn this aftcr
, noon.
Varsity, Junior Varsity and Fresh
men races will he rowed, beginning
with the Freshman contest and wind
ing up with the senior setto. The
Qpener is scheduled for 4 o’clock, wa
ter conditions permitting, and indica
tions are there will be a fine combina
tion of the elements.
Tho rival crews finished their prim
ing yesterday afternoon and were in
splendid physical shape for the en
The middies, because of academic
duties, were out only during the aft
ernoon. The rival coaches—Glendon.
of Navy, and Ten Eyck—expressed sat
isfaction with the work of their
All the races will be rowed over
the tw'O-mile course. The Syracus
ans are a huskier and more powerful
looking lot compared to the eights
developed by Ten Eyck in former
years, and, according to the w'eights
announced today, all three, of the
visiting crews will outweigh their re
spective Navy rivals. The Orange
varsity is especially heavy averaging
179%, compared to Navy’s 173%. The
averages of the other crews are:
Syracuse second varsity, 168%; Navy,
166; Syracuso freshmen, 168%; Navy
plebes, 164%.
Rival Oarsmen At A Glance
The boating of the oarsmen and
weights follow.
Syracuse Varsity—Howard, stroke,
180; Brauer, 7, 180; Iloleomb. 6, 180;
Phifer, 5, 180; Engren, 4, 185; Wal
dorf. 3, 185; McKee, 2. 170; Wise
bow, 170; Mang, coxswain, 115. Aver
age weight, excluding coxswain,
179 3-8 pounds.
Navy Varsity—Bolles, stroke, 178;
; Walsh, 7, 173; Shanklin, 6, 180; Zuber,
5, 175; Chlllingworth, 4, 172; King, 3,
173; Bell, 2, 167; Schiekc, bow. 170;
Gwinn, coxswain, 115. Average,
173 1-2.
Syracuse Junior Varsity—Balten
sperger, stroke, 172; Donahue. 7. 160;
Merrill. 6, IS3; Lnnham. 5, 180; St rat
tan. 4. 170; Olson. 3, 170; Rodgers, 2.
150; Gllday, bow, 165; Ward, coxs
wain, 115. Average. 168 3-4.
Navy Junior Varsity Kendall.
, stroke, 155; Washburn, 7. 170; Clox
ton. 6, 170; Ambrose, 5, 170; Moss. 4.
165; Freeman, 3. 168; Straub, 2, 160;
. Kirkpatrick, bow*, 170; Field, coxs
wain, 115. Average, 166.
Syracuse Freshmen —Davis, stroke,
155; Erickson, 7. 180; Rice, 6. 175;
Gordon, 5, 170; Thompson. 4. 175; E.
F.n gel hart, 3, 170; Elliott. 2, 168; Mc-
Nulty, bow, 155; McAlpin, coxswain.
118. Average. 168 1-2.
Navy “Plebes” Whelan, stroke.
155; * DeWolfe, 7, 168; Cromwell. 6,
170; Elliott, 5, 165; May, 4. 166; Eddy,
3, 170; Lee, 2. 160; Watson, bow*. 163;
Trafton, coxswain, 115. Average,
164 7-8.
Bound for Philadelphia to meet the
nine of the University of Pennsyl
f vania on Franklin Field the Navy
baseball sc.uad. 20 strong, left Anna
polis on the 8:20 o’clock car this
morning. Head Coach Blakeslee had
not decided who would do the twirl
ing. but it was considered not un
likely that Peterson would start, and
if he is not “right.” then “Slim”
Kelly will be sent in as relief.
The Middies have lost four games
in a row during the last two weeks,
their conquerors being West Vir
ginia. Washington and Lee. Pittsburg
and Georgetown, in the order named.
They have high hopes of pulling
themselves out of the rut by sending
the Quakers down to defeat in today’s
I battle.
Car* Washed and Stored.
Annapolis Garage
'. _ 103-105 WEST ST. *
Track And Field Summaries I
In Anne Arundel Co. Games
Running High Jump—Won by R.
Williams, A. 11. S.; J. Chance, second.
A. H. S.; W. McNew, third, A. H. S.;
W. Brashears, fourth, A. H. S. Height,
sft., Sin.
880-Yard Run—Won by E, Arm
strong. A. H. S.; H. Rice, second, A.
H. S.; D. Fox, third, A. H. S. Time.
2.17 4-5.
One-Mile Relay—Won Ijy Annapolis
High School (Williams, Cbanoe, Kyle.
Smith); Tracy's High School, second.
Time, 4.14 4-5.
Running Broad Jump—Won by
Walrath, A. H. S.; Crandall, A. H. S.,
second; Macaluso, A. H. S., third.
Distance, 18ft. 3 in.
Twelve-Pound Shotput—Wo* by H.
Rice, A. H. S.; P. Cantler. A. 11. S..
second; R. Elliott, A. H. S„ third; B
Gessner. A. H. S., fourth. Distance,
33ft.. s!n.
100-Yard Dash—Won by C. Cran
dall, A. 11. S.; H. Rawlings, A. H. S..
second; M. M-eekins, A. 11. S., third;
C. Lacey, A. H. S., fourth. Time,
11 l-ss.
440-Yard Dash—Won by Gessner, A.
H. 8.; J. Macaluso, A. 11. S., second;
I. Garcelon, A. H. S., third. Time,
Junior Class Events
Running High Jump—Won by R
Riley, A. H. S.; J. Wilson, second.
Distance. 4 ft. 11 in.
Eight-Pound Shot Put—Won by W.
McKnew, A. G. S.; O. Stallings, sec
ond. A. H. S.; 11. Wiggins, third, A.
H. S.; C. Simmons, fourth. Distance,
36 ft. 4 % in.
220-Yard Dash—Won by R. Clapp,
A. H. R. Bell, second, Eastport;
W. Phelps third Odenton; A. Pastar
nokas, fourth, Linthicum. Time.
80-Yard Dash—Won by R. Ehle, A.
H. S.; W. Keehler, second, Glen Bur
nie; J. Smith, fourth, Harmon. Time,
10 1-5.
660-Yard Medley Relay—Won by
Annapolis Grammar School; Annapo
lis High School, second; Tracy’s
High School, third. Timo, 1.23 2-6,
115-Pound Class
Baseball Throw Won by C.
George, A. G. S.; J. Avery, Shndyside,
second; D. Swanberg, Millersville,
third; B. Sarles, A. G. S., fourth.
Running Broad Jump—Won by F
RcsTanio, A. G. S.; L. Mang, A. G. S..
second; E. Cassidy, Glen Burnie,
third; W. Dulin, A. G. S., fourth. Dis
tance, 16ft., 2in.
70-Yard Dash —Won by L. Mang, A.
G. S.; F. Restanfo, A. G. S., seeond;
E. Cassady, Glen Burnie, third; L.
Crandell, Shady Side, fourth. Time,
8 4-ss.
“Methodism's Attitude toward Mod
ern Science” will be the subject of
the sermon by Dr. H. W. llurgan, at
Calvary Methodist Episcopal Church,
State Circle, tomorrow night at 8
o’clock. This sermon is the third of
a series of special sermons on “Early
Methodism.” The public is cordially
invited. At the 11 a. m. service,
George W. Crabbe of the Maryland
Anti-Saloon League, will deliver an
address. The Epworth League Bright
Hour will be held at 7:15 p. m.
To Preach Tomorrow
At Presbyterian Church
The Rev. Doctor James one time
editor of the Baltimore American, will
I be the preacher at the morning and
' evening services in the Presbyterian
Church tomorrow.
Annapolis Athletic Club’s baseball
i team will stage a double header on
’ the diamond at West Annapolis to
morrow. The opposing team will be
s the Maryland Athletic Club, one of
, the strongest amateur combinations
-of Baltimore. Catlin and Williams
? will comprise the battery for the local
I. team in the opening contest which is
l booked to start at 2 o’clock. The
? second contest will get under way
s immediately upon conclusion of the
! Whitsunday Services Tomorrow
To-morrow. Whitsunday, there will
be two Celebrations of the Holy Com
munion in St. Anne’s Church, at 7:30
and at 11:00. Evening Service at
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f 660-Yard Relay—Won by Annapolis
. (High School (Fowler, E. Rawlings,
Snyder. Callahan); Annapolis Gram
. mar School, seeond, (Chambers, Hip
kins, Dulin, T. Tomano); Annapolis
Grammar School, third. Time, lm..
26 2-ss.
95-Pound Class
i Won by Arnold Entry; second. C.
, Gain, Odenton; P. Fielding, third.
. Hanover; L. Morris, fourth. Time, 8
440-Yard Relay—Won by Annapo
lis Grammar School, Hentzes. T. Sad
ler. M. Stallings, W. Stevens; Lin
thicum, second; Germantown third;
Millersville, fourth. Time 58 2-5.
80-Pound Class
Dodge Ball Throw—Won by Mor
gan Ban dell, Linthicum; E. Moss,
seeond, A. H. S.; A. Sadler, third!
V. G. S.; O. Russel, fourth, A. G. S.
Distance, 76 ft. 2 in.
Standing Broad Jump—Won hy
Carl Thomas. A. G. S.; W. Samuels,
second, Boouo; A. Tomnino, third, A.
G. S.; L. Root, fourth, A. H. S. Dis
tance, 7 ft. 2 in.
Standing Hop, Step, Jump—Won by
f. Toraltor, Arnold; G. Holstead.
tecond, Linthicum; H. Colby, third.
Vnnapolis High; Soals, fourth, A. G.
IS. Distance, 21 ft. 6 in.
440-Itelay—Won by Wm. Cicarone.
O’Neal Rusell, Alton Sadler. W. Sim
mons; second, A. O. S. second team;
third. Eastport first team. Time, 61
| 4-5 seconds.
50-Yard Dash —Won by Carl
’ I Thpmas, A. G. S.; E. Moss, second,
j A. H. S.; N. Samuels, third, Boone.
Time. 6.4-5.
Girls’ Dodge Ball—Won by Millers
j ville; Glen Burnie (first team), sec
Boys’ Dodge Ball—Won by Annapo
lis Grammar School; Eastport (sec
ond team), sdcond.
Mixed Dodge Ball (for two-room
schools) —Won by Owensville; Jes
sups, second.
Mixed Dodge Ball (for one-room
schools)—Won by McKendree; Old
No. 11, second; Laurel Heights, third.
Volley Ball (Girls) Won by
Tracy’s High School; Annapolis High
School, second.
Speed Ball (Boys)—Won hy Anna
polis Grammar School; Glen Burnie,
Captain Ball (Girls)—Won by An
napolis High School (second team);
Annapolis High School (first team),
End Ball—Won by Annapolis High
, School (first team); Annapolis High
School (second team), second.
A movement is under way to pro- I
teet the game of this section by en- 1
listing the aid of sportsmen in shoot
ing game destroying animals and 1
birds before they have an opportunity i
j to cause destruction during the nest- i
ing and mating season. Plans are be
| ing made to have every sportsman in
terested in game protection, spend
some time ridding woods, fields and '
marsh of predatory hawks, owls and
crows, weasels and others who an
nually kill ten times as much game
as all gunners combined.
It has been stated that the red
squirrel alone w*sl kill 209 birds a
, season, while the great horned owl
! destroys annually covey after covey of
quail. Special efforts are being made
|to enlist the aid of game lovers
j against the crow, who is described as
: destroying individually more birds of
all kinds, more birds’ eggs and young
poultry, than any other bird that ever
flapped a wing.
AH game destroying animals and
birds are classed by sportsmen and
game lovers as vermin, and it is ex
pected that vermin hunting clubs ern
be organized here and that members
of established gun clubs will join in
the movement by going into the woods
and shooting as many game destroy
ers as they can find.
Entertainments At
Shady Side Enjoyed
The two school entertainments
l given in the old school building at
j Shady Side recently were a wonder
j ful success. Never before were so
• many people crowded into the build
ing as attended these two perform
ances. and the children taking part
were showered with congratulations
from every side. The management of
1 the affair wishes to especially thank
Mrs. Howard Phipps, pianist, for her
I splendid co-operation,
Tke following violations of the
State Motor Vehicle law are listed In
the current report of Automobile
Commissioner E. Austin Baughman:
Charles crownor, operating without
a license, $10; H. H. Dempsey, speed,
exceeding 35 miles an hour. $35; (li
cense suspended); also no license In
his possession. $1; Harold Hervieux.
no registration card in possession.
$1 also operating without license $1;
William J. Woolford, displaying
markers of another car. $10; also no
registration certificate, $10; also cut
out open, $5.
A large number of offenders were
nipped at Glen Burnie, the list con
taining the following:
S. A. Almond, displaying markers
of another car. $10; R. W. Baldwin.
Jr., passing vehicle on left when way
ahead, $5; also exceeding 20 miles in
outlying parts of city, $5; L. A. Rur
nett, no rear light, $5; Henry Drill,
failure to reduce speed to 12 miles
an hour turning out of highway, $5;
also exceeding 15 miles in business
section, $5; Wilbert A. Brook, mark
ers of another car. $10; also no reg
istration certificate. $10; Oldrich
Corny, no registration certificate in
possession, $1; John Dendridge. plain
glass lease, $5; also no mirror on
solid tiro truck. $5; Henry I). Dunn,
no registration card in possession.,
$1; also no operator’s license in pos-;
session, $1; W. G. Hagan, not having j
proper license, $10; also failure to
reduce speed to 12 miles turning i
out of highway, $5; also exceeding
15 miles in business soction, $5; Er
nest E. Hall, no registration certifi
cate in possession, $1; Leroy Lane,
reckless driving, $5; also exceeding 20
miles in outlying parts, $5; also head
light without glass, $5; Earl J. Mar
tin. speed exceeding 20 mileeH an
hour, $5; August Miller, reckless
driving, $5; Carl Peltzer, operating
without lights, $10; Melvin Edw. Ro
loff, operating without license, $10;
Win. E. Smith, no registration card
in possession, $1; Clias. E. Wallace,
operating without license, $lO.
The annual membership meeting of
the Y. W. C. A. will be held on Mon
day, at 7:30 p. m., in the “Y” reading
rooms. This meeting is of unusual
importance and interest, aR plans for
the future work of the “Y” will be
discussed and reports of the past
work will be given. Several new
members of the board of directors
will be elected during that day and a
ballot-box will be in charge of Mrs.
Robert Moss and Mrs. Charles A
Slyer. The use of the ballot box dur
ing the day will be an innovation, all
the voting heretofore having been
done at the night meeting. The new
system will not only avoid confusion
at night, but enable persons who are
unable to attend then to cast their
vote some time during the day.
Every member of the association is
urged to come in some time between
f) a. m. and 9 p. m. of May 21 to cast
her vote for these new members. At
the evening meeting a varied and in
teresting program will be given,
which will include several short talks,
a few reports, and a delightful social
Miss Roelofs, of the National Board,
wili give a talk oa the aims and ideals
of the work of town and county; the
secretaries of the “Y” will report on
their work, and each chairman of the
various commitees will give briefly an
outline of the different activities of
the "Y.” The membership meetings
give each “Y” member an opportunity
to become thoroughly acquainted with
all branches of the work and the
methods used in this work.
Every member is cordially Invited
to come to the "Y” at 7:30 p. m- Mon
day, May 21, for the big membership
Students of the Maryland State
Normal School at Towson were ad
dressed last night by Governor Rit
chie at the annual contest between
the literary societies of the institu
tion. Miss Lida Lee Tall, principal,
Governor Ritchie congratulated
Miss Tall and the students on the re
sults shown in the scholastic term.
Fair tonight. Sunday in
creasing cloudiness.
Showers Sunday.
Ceremonies Of Commencement
Days At Naval Academy Now
Only Two Weeks In Offing,
And Routine Of Drills Will Be
“Juno Week ' or commence
ment period at the United States
Naval Academy now is only
three weeks in the ofting, and
staid old Annapolis is beginning
to perk up for the gay festivities
that mark that occasion, and ring
down the curtain on the regular
academic term. Already there is
a vanguard of visiters in the city,
arrivals being chiefly relatives or
close friends of the midshipmen
graduates. Many others have
made reservations at the hotels
and the various hoarding houses.
Diplomas For About 425
Approximately 425 young men will
roeeive their coveted “sheepskins,"
and automatically their commissions
J 'is officers of the service. The class
at present has a membership of 435,
but indications point to aomo being
found delinquent In the final examina
tions that will begin within the noxt
few days. Not all of the graduates
will go directly in the line of the navy,
as 25 have applied for commissions
as second lieutenants in the military
arm of the naval service—the Marine
Corps. The others, however, will be
commissioned as full-fledged ensigns.
Honor Man From Pacific Coast
Kenneth M. McLaren, of Washing
ton State, Is expected to be the “honor
man” of the class. He has “starred"
since his “Plebe," or first year, and
at the last annual examinations he
had worked his way to the top. Close
ly pressing him, however, is Harry
R. Carson, Jr., of Louisiana, who waa
less than two points behind McLaren
in the tests last May.
This year's events preceding the
graduation exercises will be decidedly
more like university and college com
mencements. For the past few years
there has been a gradual elimination
of the many drills and practical exer
cises until now they are practically
nil, so that the graduates and the un
derclassmen will have much more time
to mingle with their friends. This
has been made possible by the fact
that no more does the official Board of
Visitors, appointed by the President
and Congress to investigate needs of
the institution, visit the school during
June Week. Instead, the board as
sembles here several weeks in ad
vance, when academic routine is in
full swing. This year’s board com
pleted its work nearly a month ago.
Baccalaureate Sermon Jane S
The ceremonials and festivities
leading up to commencement day,
which will be June 7, will be inaugur
ated on Sunday, June 3, when Rev.
Sydney K. Evans, Chaplain of the
Academy, will preach the baccalaure
ate sermon to the graduates. Two
formal drills and three “dress par
ades" will be all the military eclat to
. mark the period, and the rest of the
; time will be given over to social func
> tions, both formal and Informal, in
i eluding numerous dinner parties, and,
in many instances, family gatherings,
i Class reunions of old grads, will be
F in order, too.
So Drills Opening Dap
Monday, June 4, will be a day of re
, spite from the official side, except for
a dress parade by the regiment late in
l the afternoon. There will be band
. concerts, morning and afternoon, and
, from 9 until midnight, Rear-Admiral
Henry B. Wilson, superintendent, and
Mrs. Wilson will be hosts at a garden
party on the lawn about their resi
dence. While this Is going on the un
derclassmen and their friends will #n
joy a dance in Dahlgren HalL
Tuesday morning, at 10:30, the first
and second battalions of the regiment
I will stage an infantry drill. At 4 in
the afternoon there will be a band
concert Dress parade will be in or
. der at 5:30, and this will be marked
. by the presentation of national and
i regimental "colors.” This award goes
. to the company which has shown tha
, greatest efficiency during the year.
The presentation is made by a young
i lady selected by the winning company
. commander, and It Is generally ac
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