Racing ■'■■& Baseball Automobilmg & Yachting •*, 1 rotting •» v^tner
RACE TO DEAD HEAT
FINISH STIRS CROWD.
Wise Mason and Beaucoup
, Hcaucoui» anJ Wise Mai ran a ?rr.ra
tionaJ Or?J neat in the Stonybrook Stwl»c3
at Aqueduct ;rstcrday, efter a urlvc
tUr»ugh the last quarter of a mile thaJ had
*.he crowd checrlnc **'iJ Ehoutlng to a man.
Nine o£ the eleven borecs tuurtcJ to start
wtrt scratched, Ifavinjr only t«u horses to
in-c UtC barrier, of which Wise Maaon had
tli*- most folloAcrx. Two-liurifo raor? are
hot poiular, but this particular or.p turned
/out to I* the feature of the day's sport.
Witc Marco <•!*• the t wining by s length
<»r more for *even furlong* 5 , but halfway
dovn Uii*. .trelcli Beau<x>wp mi>vH up prad
ualJy and gtivc challenge. Both boys «3reiv
thes;* Trhij>e and a furious drive followed.
In the closing Ftridrp Wise Ma*bn erverved
o-.*r toward the rail, ?nd this probably
cost him live r.UThc, as the tyro horses
fie^hed by the finish lir.r« co clo?e together
lhst th* judges could not separate them.
The oWDen a&reed to divide the Ftakf-s in
stead of rttofilng it oft", and both horses
vert offered m auction, without any ad
Beaaaoafa] eron the fifth race, *>ut In the
opinion of the majority of those who
vat. ii*ti the race closely the should have
1 boen disrjuaJificd In favor of Uuda's Sister.
Garner. *ho rode th«! latter, lodged a claim
of foul against Creevy, but the stewards
<".i6niiKsc<l it with scat<t consideration.
Jluda's Sister beat the barrier mid forced
th« pace around the turn. Rea|MJlii fill
joined h»r v! ; r-:i Btraigbtmncd out In
stretch, ana, bcarins over to the rail, ham
pered and Interfered with her three or four
times before dra-sving out to win, driving,
»■>■ three psris of a Icjngth. Cathryn Scott
]iad .little or no speed In the early ps and
tan c dull ra*<?. In striking contrast to her
l*ei effort at Jamaica.
Karl'*! Court turned a form BOlHCl'Saolt in
thr flrtt race that was hard to explain. On
Saturday at Jamaica he vrus beaten five
>r>jcti7!= ay EnfieM, hi receipt Of seven
I>ounlS. while yesterday, conceding one
j-ound, he defeated Enllcld. the favorite,
ihr*« or fo«r lengths. Buttrell had the
mount, ir.swad of Creevy. Karl's Court
worked bis way to the front in the first fur
long en<3 led by a ssf" margin nil the way,
aborning no disposition to stop as he ha* in
p.li his recent rare*. iiline outrode Creepy
in th* drive for the place, so that Seymour
B^atlcr earned second money. Cas<juf\ off
well. haj no excuses, while Intervene
Charlie Uargrrave, th« odds-on favorite in
the ''end event, looked hopeles£ly eaten,
rounding the turn pome eight lengths be
hind Billiard Ball, which was Failing away
in front, He closed the gap, however ( in
the ]*-£ ftraight un»)'r R flrtr« and name
away at the end to win •■-.--,;- T. Carnar
his inexperience by racing BiHlard
Hall off his feet and by looking around in
the Ftretch, Instead of -""ting all his time
to totting hit mount bom*. With th*
.locktys rrversMl, Pilliard Esll could hardly
bam !o«. • ■
Alter Angelus and Sir ' 'ce»h had raced j
each other Into Submission in the handicap j
fit er» mi!". Hack and Nimbus same slcn?
j^nd fought out the finish. Iluck winning by
a neck li the fast time for the track of
1:40 2-3. Nimbus vas in KM quarters on
the rail In the tea! drive, co that Kutwcil
oo«M not do Ms nviunt justicP 1 .
.Tohn E. Madden '? Hampton Court was ;
graduated from the maiden class in th* last
event at tlic exrKns^ cf a lot of cheap
lirrsre. '■ ~; ~~ : i _■"
SaiiuK;! d, B - the h?a>l -waiter in the J
'■liibhouse, died of a hemorrhage just be- I
fore the i>r? t TH' '-
AQUSDUCT BUMMARIES. .
VinFT K.V~E. — S»!!itig; f»r thi tt year-olda ar>i
r upward: 5400 a«i<l»<l. fix mid aha lurlor.ps.
Start kco>l. Won rlsvrvly. Tln.«>. l:.m.
AVinnfr. i«lk. g.. by Kingston- Domino^n. :
Orntr. 3. r. Maybrrr;.-.
• llor»«". W». F«. S«r. Fin. Jo-koy, I. 'tune
V*rl« Court. .. inn ft i-i- Butwefl... -J<>
-Hni.-r ins v r.« 2» shilling... . 4
3.nfi%»4 I<SJ 7 C.i 3.4 Crecry V- "
lntfr<*n»- . I<C! « 414 1 4> i:pton . . . :.''•
Jtl^h Raoc* . '■•'• 4 S« ."■■■ Qarnar . 7
flat KJUiternon. 1"1 h <•' • ' Ula« ... 8
Hoc). ■ <-.'.. '' Kins it
im>.. J<«» : *•' 616 1 •or me. . . 18-. 1 *
r«arunm '.«♦ '•' •■''. " Keln "i>
n;uc Pilot i'l !•> i" W Hyland.... 69
SCOOXD RACE.- For twr»-ycar-"lds: f 400 added.
Hix fuiimigj. StHit Rood. Won rasilv. Time,
1:13 A\ inner, ■'.. c. by Solitaire ll— Aya.
O«nrr, is. C. Austin.
Hoit< Sri M. Bti in. Jockey, betting.
Oh. llargrave.. 110 1 5* 1« Out wen... 7-J»
Kl!lißrd llal!... 11.". 2 1 " i f « <Jarner 9-2
Marijret 104 .' 4 1 ■."•> Hhllllnj;.... 3
Spindle '"- 4 3* 4=» «'twvy «
Btaoteben.. . 105 .". 5 :. Martin • .to
rßntD RACK.— THE PTOXTBROOK BTAKEH;
Bar thn 1 * nld» and upward; value, $I,<J<J*>.
On* mile and a tlxt<^nth. Start good. Won
driving. Tim*. l:4"v». Winner*, tt'-aurOu!).
• ». r., hy f>rnaji)Pnt — *>llio H*il<» (ovnifr, Mont
p&iet ftabk-i. sad Wins Mason, b. c.. by
SenifrontUB — Manola Mason <,ov.ner, Newcastle
llcre<-. W. St. Sir. Fin. .TorKry. betting.
Reaucoup . . . l 'l - - * Creery/. - 1
Wit* Mb' ..SO I 1 1 • G. Garner 35--ii
**OT-nTU HACK Handicap: Ur all sets: |SUU
»dd»u. One mi.- Sum uood. Vi on drlvlisp.
Time. !:««♦». Wlnro cb. 8 .. by Alan-a-Dale
- Mifc»<iUbtl-. Owner. T. C. McDowell.
llt>n:». XV*. Ft. Ftr. Fin. Joek»y. belling.
!'u.f 112 3 I* 1» Millliiiß.... 1-2
Nin:bu« v:< 2 2l2 l •_" nuiweli. . . ::
SirCle-ac* 1»< 4 :: : :: 1 Fair. ]<>
AnsrJus 4UO 14 4 Martin «
J*JFTTI RACE/— Felllns: for two-year-olds; **"<»
. no*;! Sir and a naif fnrloii|t!«. Htart Rood.
Wmi drjvir.;. Tlirie, 1:22 *. Winner, b. f., by
Mcddter— bcbuiaiultc. Owner, Montpciler Hiaiil.'.
■•- -.»■•■■■ «;u*ine
iroT*» •ri fJtr. Kin. .Tocker. l-ttlnis.
n^epnntfu? !'« A I* 1*» Oreevy 16 •"•
Mw'.t'r EistPT.. '.Hi 1 2» 2- <!. i;arr/i . 1
liftenCajrcll.. '.'4 •_• ."»■ 3* «la*« 13
« a*hrj-n Bfot'.. :•'.< '.'• <* 4« Mcitln.... T>-z
Tour.g- 8c11r... .'4 4 .'• 6 Kins - to)
SIXTH RA»:.— ror ivaidrn* of all •»«: |tm
»adf<J. One in.:". Start KOud Won «'asih-.
Tln-.e. l:*^*'*. Winner, l. >\, !■■ Galore —
Jjorotty Hampton. On:;er, J. E. Madden.
IXo:*'.: Wt. St. Btr. Fin. Jockey. l^ttinc
lUnmpton Court I<*> - 1-1= f-hlllliig;... . e-3
<'hri*tina . !•- « :;■ 252 5 ij!.-!.-.- »-5
Tuk»i • Its 1 :;' .:'« ■;;;•... a
Ht IJv'.yn i'«> :; 4* 44 1 * Martin 20
Itustftn :<t It '»' r.» );«>ii6<-h'teii T
l«ns?!ii«-c!c... l<>o 4 C* <• 4 BuweU..,: -"'»
little Vrk-a<J . . J>7 7 7- 7 1# <"r<.-evy . 15
Jintr Klue 112 n S 1 (s : Nora«n.... 4'>
Nvmda 112 >" l* ! "•" <J»mer ... 4<»
Meno 312 6 10 lit Culleo io<»
jga OLD-FAStnONISD BAUD- MADE sour mash p^
I StraiqhtPureßye I
Jjll^ The Standard of Rye Whiskey J§gL
jut '^s**^ Guaranteed Pare Rye Whiskey Under National /UM^ 1
Ma? 5 ?!".-^ Pure j: ood Jaw Serial Number 3163 IL jfr iFi M
fgk NOT BLENDED, -fi»
W|; NOT ADULTERATED fwgj
p^Jfi SOLD ONLY IN BOTTLES i"'.^ 1^
NEVER. SOLD IN BULK l^g^l
wr ABE THE LARGEST BOTTLERS OF GUJ-FASHIQHED HAHD-MADE
SOU?! MASH StRiIOHT pußr nu whiffy m THS WORIP
He B. KIRK & CO,, New York, N. Y.
SIR MANTIX Till HI).
Ballot Unplaced, in Historic
Newmarket, England, Oct. I:.— ilr Martin.
the champion ttvo-ycar-old In th© United
States last year and the favorite for tha
Derbj- here this season. r»n Ihlrd to-day
in the historic Cambridgeshire. Slakes, at
one mile and a furlonff. white James K.
Kfctnc's Ballot and august BHinont's I'rls
ctllian. unbeaten In the Unite.l Ptat«.-i>, were
Chrirtman Daisy, an outsider in the bet
tfng, at HO to 7. raced to the front at the
Mart and rotaped home th r ' easiest kind
of a winner, Itnbinlnt five lengths before
Mustapha. the favorite. Sir Martin, quoted
at 7 to I, nnd ridden by 'Skcets" Martin,
was three lengths back.
Nineteen hordes went to the po?t. The
turf was soft and sodden, which proved a
distinct handicap to Ballot and Sir Martin.
DAIILEX GETS CALL.
To Manage Brooklyn Baseball
Club Next Year.
"Bad Bill" Dahlen was engaged yastar
day to manage the Brooklyn baseball team
Bast season, to succeed Harry Luroley. re
turning to the Euperbas after an absence.
of five years. The season of 1910 will be
Dahien"s twentieth in major league base
ball, as he began playing In 18M) with An
tan's Chicago team. He went from Chi
cago to Brooklyn in ISM. and helped the
Superbas win the National League pennant
in 1&99 and Its*. He joined the Giants after
c trade In ISM, and was a member of tho
pennant winning teams of that year and
McGraw sent Dahlen to Boston in 1507,
with McOann. Bowerman and Ferguson, in
the trade that brought T*>nncy. Neafham
«nd Briflwell to Naw York, and rresident
Ebbetts tried last year to set Dahlen from
Boston. President Povey refused an offer
of Ss,o<*>, holding out for $11,000. and Mr.
Kbbetts lias paved his $6,000. for Dahlen
was rtlaaerii unconditionally a couple of
Dahlen was regarded as the best «hort
ptop in the game when at his best, and the
trad* that gave him to New York TvaS ex
ceedingly unpopular across the bridge.
Brooklyn got Charley Baub end Jack Cro
nin In the de«l. but kept neither of them
long. President "bbetta said yesterday
that Pahlen would have "absolute control
of the team next year «nd would have
every opportunity to "make good."
Signed contracts have been received! by
th« Brooklyn club from Dent, ftrwin, King,
Meyer. Myer?, Wheat. Redmond snd Ton
jfs. King and Ton.i*-* are Brooklyn boyS
who have played pemi-professional ball.
Tonics being a left handed pitcher and
King a catcher. Mr. Ebb^tts signed them
With the idea of developing home talent.
JUNIOR TEAM WINS.
Columbia Freshmen Beaten in
Inter class Game.
Th» Columbia freshmen made a poor
showing against the juniors In the third
game or the interlays football '-hampion
rhip. played 'on South Kleld yesterday.
Which Ort juniors won by the scor« of SI
to ('. The juniors outweighed and outplayed
th« first year men and ?eor*d four touch
dowiis, While their own goal was never in
dongf. Th» victors scored their first
touchdown three minutes after the start.
It wan th" first time the , juniors have
played in the per:<-?. ana they put up a
surprisingly strong pair.'-. J.. 11. Bigelow,
captain of the iTale eleven in 1307, coached
the men in the early weeks of the season,
and when he went to New Haven his
place wns tak-n by C. B. Whltwfll, who
played on the Columbia 'varsity team in
The summary follows:
Juniors «C I>. Volition*. Freßnmrn (•).
Ayr* Left end Rifffl
Klnney ...IWt tachl".. Thus
Graf «l IWt guard Eilers
hlottmann < "*ntre Withrrby
Wlnd»rmar. Riitht nuard Kl<»lri
Grimm Right tackle. Kohll.uaeh
Cook Right end Me!itz»r
iKnaldson QoartArharh \vh»*l»r
In** I^-ft halfliack Shaw
Melitzer Rlnht JialfbacU Malloy
LomnKll Fullback Latenatr
TouchdoTvns— l/imra»ll (2), Klu*ppch»id, Her
bert. Goal from touchdown — Wlndrrman. s-.r.
Ftltut<?» — Hraendcr for K!nn«v. Rockwell for
: Grimm, Itloch for Cook. Kluffescheid for Don
alflson. R«rbefl for I>m-«>. Pitt for McliUtr.
Kefere« — 11. M. K>atnr. Umpire — H. Saunrl-i-H.
Tlriifk^piT— i . r.! ■•«'. Time of halves—
[ 20 jjiinute*. Attendaiir*— l MM
W7/0 KXOIVS IX VAX.
Beats Coast Marie in Close
Heats on Speedway.
Christopher Hacketfs Who Knows, 2:10i~,
find James A. Murphy's Coast Marie, 8:1114,
rurnished some good sport yesterday after
noon at Speedway Park with their race
which was not on the programme, hut
which proved to be the feature of the third
matinee of the Road Drivers.
The first heat was a genuine 'dead heat,
for it rm*. impossible for the judges to de
clare in favor of either of the contestants,
and the <r.^.i*r« were quite Fatisfleri with
the verdict. Who Knows won the second
h»-at. and It proved to be nearly, as cK>se as
the first, as he was only a neck ahead of
the mare as, they swept past the finishing
poet. The final heat went to Mr. Hacketfs
gelding, and. although it was not quite as
closely contested as the first two, it was
a good drive from start to finish, and either
horse had a fair chance of winning right
up to the finish. The fastest time was
M&A, made in the first heot.
Aristo, the bay gliding owned by Fred
Grosp, made the beat time of the day
among the trotters. He *tarted alone In
the A trotting class to beat 1:07, the best
time made by Joe Jap, and covered the
dUtance in I:<S.
ys t*v tt a" Tt)TßT*\r tttt Tmn W O( TOI3ER 28. 19^0.
FORDHAM BACKFIELD TX FORMATION DRILT/ YES I KHDA V
CUP RDMOR DENIED
V.IXT BRITISH BOAT.
Previous Changes Made in
Deed of Gift.
'There lias been pome talk of the possi
bility of Sir Thomas Liptoh building a
yacht in Canada with which to challenge
for the America* Cup, but th* statement
lias been made without any authority from
Sir Thomas," Bald Colonel Duncan F. D.
Xelll yesterday, "and 1 can say positively
that ho never had any Idea of building in
Canada. It will be » British built boat or
nothing, met assured of that. -The Cana
dians have an opportunity to build a boat
and challenge If they want to. but Sir
Thomas wants nothing but a British built
Sir Thomas Upton spent the day paring
pipits to old friends in and out of the city,
lie ha« not yet called at the New 'York
\trt\t Club, but he has talked with several
members who have called upon him at his
hotel. There seemfe to re a general desire
to pee another race for th« cup, and all
agres that Sir Thomas is wise in not at
tempting to arrange a contest for next
The next regular meeting of the New
York Yacht Club at which the subject of
a challenge could be discussed will be held
on December 1«, but if a. challenge IB for
mally received from Sir Thomas it is quite,
likely that Commodore Arthur Curtics
James would call a special meeting.
"So many changes and modifications have
been m(ni« in the deed of gift since it was
originally drafted by George L. Schuyler
end the oth*r donors of the America's
Cup." said a member of the Larchmont and
New York yacht clubs yesterday, "that it
does seem quite reasonable at this time to
make suitable and proper concessions under
the mutual agreement clause to permit the
acceptance of a challenge from 50 good and
plucky a pportsn\an as Sir Thomas Upton.
Let us see, for example, just what has been
done at various times to modify the deed of
"The clause relating to the sailing of
ra^es without time allowance was strictly
adhered to from ISSI. when the cup was
won by the America, until the Purltan-
Genesta race, in 11&. Ever since then that
rule has been Ignored, and time allowance
has been a factor in all the. races. The
deed says that the courses shall be twenty
miles to windward or leeward and return.
Until 1887 that rule was enforced. After
that year the courses were cut to thirty
miles all told. --Again, In one or two eases
the ten months' notice called for by the
deed was Waived, ami the three. Shamrocks,
owned by Sir Thomas Lipton. were per
mitted to cross the Atlantic under tow. in
stead of sailing. These and other. minor
modifications show that the club intended
to and did make concessions that proved to
be for the best interests of. both challenger
JtIXGEI? IN FOOTBALL.
Charge Untrue, According to
Richmond, Ya., Oct. 07. w. R. Calfee,
who played left guard in the Virginia
football game last Saturday, and who was
charged with being a "ringer," is matricu
lated on the books of the medical collet of
Virginia her?. Officials of that institution
stated this morning that lie was In coll^g*
at present, and also up to a short time
before the Virginia-Navy same.
• 'alfee played guard on th» University of
Virginia team last season and was consid
ered one of the strong men of the team.
From the statements of medical college of
ficials this morning' he entered the medical
college \>f Virginia at the beginning of the
season arid went to classes.
In the early part of last week, it is al
leged, Calfee was visited by representatives
of the management of the university and
went to Charlottesvllle. where he trained
with the university squad and went to An
polls and played in th*> Navy game.
The manager 6f tho Virginia teaMs says
that the eligibility rules of the university
have rot been violated.
AQUEDUCT ENTRIES TO-DAY.
FIRST RACE— Belling; for mar«i thr*>« rears
old hiil i:pv.»[.l; *««> iii !.}«•,! Hix furlongs.
.T'-anni» li'Ar. 114 c. it Lady I<>s
Ailrlui-lie i! 2 *May Amelia H>3
Pantoufl* ll.oJ;LloUt«Te»a M
r.Juck M.i: 11" »gt. Jeanne 103
BECOKD RACE For nil aK«*. non-winners of
$000 ln 1009; *i«*> added. On.. mile.
I Cattlewesd ItOlPatay 100
I !tai-rin«"t llf Everett 8(i
i County Fair 10ft Olevla 91
Court Lady 109
' THIRD RACE Selling; lor two-year-oids; $100
it'll!*"!. B«v«>ix . furl. ings.
I Captain B»itnfon .. lMjAnavrl loi
, f!u-.;K .106|»Ul«'nn&<i#'ane .. . .85
- FOURTH I'.A'fc: TDK ROBL.TK HANDICAP
!«r > «■•!■ old*; guui«ntrr'<l crovs Calua
fit* ♦ I..VM'. .."...",.130 Vr, !Iol»bfr E ..;."... f»7
I ",•- !I»it.-rf . Ki'i p r , H"!,! .re "17
Prlnr« rjW II" Mill Top '. «7
; ■■> ■!■! Mouf I<>7 May Riv»r ■■■■• ' I*7
! Mar» T»av}» . It*. County Fair . . '.' ?)•■
I f'IKTH BA(.t:-»i<iU!u«;: for thr» --P. and
upward. $400 »W<\. »"> n » mil* mi a kli
i»«nih . '
Th» Mi»tri ". m — ...
•Bia--k *!»»>• 105 •fitarKnr* ■• ' }*>'
"5!»'.H OH 103 Right <;; U aM . .. ' " P7
,1 vTH RACr,-t!»nSMK «r t»o,Mr^»'
*•■■'' a^4«<l 61« ftirlonsi ' " •
EtlnH ' ■; "11' ia>!t<>lHi i-,,
T'.Tf Pfsf Il2!fllltar4 B»ll".' '.'.i .'.' |AJ
? « !<■"•' i(H th'.r«h»m o'"
<;AROAN. O. WALSH. V.. WALSH AND GEAhV
Pobver*s at "Baseball Helm
Re-elected President of Eastern League When Warring
Factions Come to Terms.
Tatriok T. Powers was re-elected presi
dent of the Eastern League of Baseball
Clubs at an adjourned meeting of the or
ganization in th« Hotel Victoria yesterday.
Whan the club owners gathered all oppo
sition to Mr. Powers was withdrawn and
his re-election was unanimous.
President Power* was first elected to head
the l*--agu» in 1893, And since then he ha*
served each year except during the season
At a caucus of the delegates at the Wal
dorf-Astoria on Tuesday night It was
agreed to name Mr. Powers as the chief
executive of the league for the coming
year, and no other name was mentioned In
nomination yesterday. It was said that Bal
timore, Buffalo and Newark were in favor
of electing James U. Price, that Toronto
etood out for "Edward Barrow*, While
Jersey City, Rochester. Montreal and Provi
dence were friendly to Power?. It was paid
further that the 'warring factions finally
agreed, on the understanding that Mr. Pow
ers would withdraw at the end of this term.
Newark, anxious to have any onf> but
Powers, tried to turn the tide against, him.
but when this could not be accomplished
offered Edward Tenner, first baseman of
the New York National League team, as a
compromise candidate. The proposition was
not accepted, however.
m PURSE IS TALK
" Ires Crossed," Says Jeffries,
Speaking of Offer.
Th« report telegraphed from California
that N. S. Needham, of Coalinga, Cal.. had
offered $100,000 for the forthcoming Jeffries-
Johnson tight could find no confirmation
here yesterday. At the Jeffries Headquar
ters Sam Berjfer, speaking for the fighter.
was inclined to cast doubt upon the story.
"No telegram or communication of any
kind has b*en received from Mr. Xeedham
or any one from Coalinga or elsewhere of
fering 1100,000 for the fißht. XV"c would be
pleased to consider such an offer, but It
has not been made."
Jeffries liinipeif laughed at the story and
said: "Perhaps the wires got crossed."
Jeffrie* was out early yesterday morning
and took a brisk walk through Central
Park and up Riverside Drive. In the after
noon he made a second visit to the sur
geon who removed a growth In the right
nostril on Tuesday, to have his left nostril
cleared In similar fashion.
Berger would not comment on Johnson's
telegram asking for aii Kppolntment with
Jeffries here, to-day further than to fay
that the two men would probably meet in
San Francisco, Oct. JT. it is reported
here to-day that for several months past
Bam Berger, manager of James J. Jeffries,
and Isadore Golden, one of the justices of
the peace in San FranelscOi have been col
laborating on a play in which Jeffries is
to appear shortly. The character of the
play eoulcl not be learned, but it is under
stood it Is along the lines of '"Davy Crock
Oakland. Cal., Oct. :: i 7 -Monte Attel). a
bautaniweisfht, earned tiie decision over
Jimmy Carroll in a ten-round nght here lasl
night. Attrll won n\l the way, and ill the
llfth the bell saved Carroll from a knock*
NAVY AND ARMY TAKE STAND.
Fencing Teams Will Not Compete in
Intercollegiate Meet Hereafter.
18-. T6l»BTetth to Th» Tribune.]
Annapolis. Oct. —At a meeting of the
Xavy Athletic Association here to-day it
was decided to Withdraw the Navy fencing
team from future Intercollegiate fencing
meets, but not from the Intercollegiate
This action was taken co-jointly with
West Point, after a conference, and because
or the protests of several of the colleges
that they could not compete with my
and Navy fencing teams with any hope of
The Navy will not withdraw from the as
seefatten because it still desires t.i have
duel meets here with Its members as usual.
West Point and the Navy will hold an
nual duel meets either in New York or at
West Point and Annapolis in alternate
OAR WRECKED IN AUTO RUN.
Occupants Have Narrow Escape When
Rear Wheel Collapses.
Winchester, v»., bet. While running
fifty miles an hour through tho village of
Mtddletown, thin county, to-day, automo
bll« No. 63, in "The New York ifernld"
"Atlanta Journal 1 ' tour. drlvi-n by Kiel
Wels, of New York, wub wrecked and its
occupants narrowly escaped with their
The collapse of a fear wheel caused Wei*
to |««e control of his machine, and the car
d»«h«d Into another automobile Htandlna
In the tsS<l. The "Weis ,, 18 . B j *•«£ ^,., .^,.
wr'riked an<) put i.tjt or the rare.
The tourlEtf; .» « :,»,) ; -,„ intoh, \'i tMs
"".♦nllip, m6»l of the f^.rtv r)-r rtri bfrlng
In t^M roiulltlon. *
Before tho election was reached the
schedule for the coming season was con
sidered. It was decided that on<j-hunaf*d
and fifty-four games shall be played, the
same as last year, and that the opening
games shall be on April 20. In Baltimore,
and on "April 21. in Providence. Newark
and Jersey City. The .losing games will be
played on September 25. The season opened
on April 2 this year and closed on Sep
tember 27. The complete schedule will be
In the hanfife of each of the clubs by Janu
ary 15. The schedule meeting was set for
February 4. at the Windsor H<>t?l, Mont
'-It was decided that the new board of
directors of the league will coin© from the
Providence. Montreal, Newark and Jersey
City (Suds, ami the individuals will be
named as soon as possible by these or
ganizations, as la the custom.
It was pointed out! by a delegate that It
would be a good Ideji to add a director to
the board, so that there could not be a tM
vote on any issue. This will be taken up,
and will probably be provided for in the
The question of whether or not more than
sixteen players shall bo engaged by any
on& club was taken up, but tabled for
future discussion. '
RACING AT PIMLICO
Chapter of Accidents Mars the
Baltimore, Ml, Oct. JT.—Tne Blliwood
steeple, chase at the Plmlico track to-day
furnlSherl a chapter of accidents and de
generated into a farce. Four horses .went
to the Hrst, but during the race Peter
Young fell, while CUver Croft and Picket
lost their riders, by 'blundering badly.
Peter Young and Picket were remounted
and finished after South West had. walked
Dreamer, which was disgracefully beat
en in the opening day when a hot favor
ite, turned a form summersault to-day by
winning the fifth race at one mile and a
sixtenth with 5 to 1 quoted against time.
Orcagna at the get-rlch-qulck price of
A" to 1 furnished a surprise by winning the
Rennert purse, after a hard drive with
riMt.i' u SUMMARIES.
First race iselllhg: puma $300; *1* roriengM —
Lothario. 100 (Davenport. 5 to 1. 2 t» I and
ev#ll, won; Conipton, HO (<ioM!«t^in>. 12 to 1. 4
to 1 ana 2 to 1. second: Acumen, lot 'U'Hi, ft to
3 Bto S an.l 4 to ■■>. third. Time, 1:13 4-.V The
Sppak»r, KM. Oppar, Rebellion a:id I "ills*
Wcllei also ran.
Second raco (purs* tOOOi on« tulle and a. n«
te«nth) — Arondack. 10S (M«."ahpy». 4 »o "> and
out. won; Knip^ror William. til «Burm>. 7 to 5
nn<i out, •*concl: St. Abe. i"*» (OoMeteini, 12 to
I, a to 2 an<i out. third. Tim-. 1:40 ! ."•. Only
three stun tciß.
T'llril ra.r« (puri««« $400: »I* furlore*i — Top
Xot», lOT. (Bums). •.' to I, 4 to B anil 2 : o 5. won;
Jubilee Ju^gind, 113 (Davenport), 5 to 1. .' to 1
and ev*n, second ; .liibllc. 11:: IRHknd), !•'! to !5,
cvrn and 1 to '.'. third. Tlm«, 1:13. $ '>. K.tnonia,
Tillln«haßt. H«nt« carlo, Duk« of Roan >k?. Ma
Heik an<! Dlsobcditnt also ran.
I'ounli r:i'-» >Tl>* EtkrMpi Rteepleehfuw; purs»
?j<X); about two mllea anil a. halt): Southwest,
ir.4 iKonscr). Bven an.l out, tion: f>t»r Y."i-e.
114 i'".rautlni-.'l>. 0 to ."• and out. n^conO; l'ick>-t.
ISO (Helder). 7 to 14 and out, third. Timr. 5:47.
CWttWrolt ■••■'■' Mat* at rightU lump.
"Fifth race tpniji" |Boe; one mil* mi a ••it -
tfenthj—Unamfr. 112 iaol<i*teln>. .". to I, 0 to .-■
and out, won; (^ivrna Gre«n, iil" (Hnrn»», i:: to
5. 7 hi 10 and ..lit. tecoAd: Ranlfy Kay. U.".
(Ramsey), »vcn, 2 in ." and out, thlr-3. Tiirr*-
I'M 1 "• Cave Adtum also ran.
f-ixt.h rmc" <Tl;<> Itf-nn^rt; para* *.;i»>: .no rail"
aiif) titree-slxteniths)— Orcesne. 0d ißs.msiy). 4O
'" '■ •'• lo 1 and 4 to 1. won: Methermnm, 90
iMnt.'ahey). t; to 1. 8 to .*, »nd a to 5, >««ond
«'•■;•"•■ 101) iriavnporn. 5 to I » to .-."an.: i to
- thini. Time. -in 1-3. Cunning. Howard
Bbean and Juggler also ran.
YALE STRONG IN POLE VAULT.
Some Good Performances in Fall Track
Meet at New Haven.
Ken- Haven, Conn., Oct. ;-.— Yale will
be strong iii the pole vault next season
Judging from the annual fall track meet
for men who have not won their "V V
held here to-day. R. a. Gardner, a sophol
more, won with a vault of 11 feet I Inches,
while X. Byers was second with 11 feet
Tie best performance was the winning of
the 100-yard dash by H. K. Sherwood, a
freshman, in 101-5 seconds. K. v. Seymour
a second-year man, ran the til-yard dash
in 22 !-r, seconds
n-lr" 1 ,.'! 11 !"" 11 ' 1 ' thr " w »•■< '•• B. Peabaay
Jecor^Te'r'e ffien^ rr ° Ot « nno( --o
records wire broken. Si iNt
LAWN TENNIS* AT COLUMBIA.
PUy In - the Columbia University lawn
tennis championship reached the ■eml-unal
round l yesterday, ana L. Plelachman. '10.
earned his way to the final* by defeat!n B
H. M. Poteat. Southern Intercollegiate; :
champion two rears ago. FJetechman took
the ilrst set easily by the score of 6 to -
for Poteat was playing awny oft hll UU||
style. The Southerner braced in the second
set however. «nd helsehman was unable
to do anything with Us strong delivers !
Poteai won this sat. « Id i, but was unable
to keep up the pace In the deciding set and
lost by C to 3.
Th« summaries follow:
tJfSPt l , 0 " 1 " 1 "• M- !■ 0 ga.
Stos*4 »nd Harvey -tin trt %\iy. ' " ;
OS THE GRIDIKOX
PKNN AFtEMNEW FOE.
Yale 'aid Princeton Teams
Strong in Practice.
Pennsylvania is **'"l to be looking for a
new" opponent in anticipation of a possible
break, albeit nh entirely friendly nn^. with
Michigan. There Is small chance of a feanw
between the Quaker* and Priaestob, ami
oven less, it is felt, of a resumption of re
lations with Harvard, particularly as th»
cause of the break between Cambridge *"' 1
Philadelphia wan. In part at least, the
avowed Intention of Harvard to break rela
tion ■• within a year or two. As a matt-r
of fact, two unexprctwl Pennsylvania vic
toria in 1904 and 190.1 deferred th<s break,
which was expected after the game In 1304.
Harvard preferring to trait until the ■■MM
could bo Closed with a victory.
Pennsylvania w»uld like well enough to
meet Yale, and there are rumors of some
rucrr* negotiation?, although Pennsylvania,
Princeton and Harvard would M a *oo<l
deal of a mouthful even for the bulldog.
In 1*93 Princeton beat Tale, but the Blue,
beat both Harvard and Pennsylvania, and
beat all Hire* the year before that, IS?-.
The last time that Yale met Pennsylvania
v.a* In 1893. Th« Quakers never did win a
earn? from Tale, being beaten eleven times
between ISTD and 1533.
Dartmouth Is also being talked of as a
natural rival for Pennsylvania, and if the
Quakers defeat Michigan on November li
the chance* are that a challenge will bo
Issued to th« Hanover eleven for a serle*
of games. Moricc. an old Pennsylvania
player. Is quoted as say Ins:
"If we beat Michigan. I don't see how
we can schedule her again. The matter of
challenging Dartmouth was taken up last
spring, when we had the idea of dropping
the Indians. We decided to go on with the
•T6r£6nally, I should like very much to
see Pennsylvania and Dartmouth play. The
question will be taken up If we beat Michi
gan, I feel sure, although we may slip up
en that proposition."
[P.y Telegraph to The Tribune.]
Princeton. X. J., Oct. 57.— -The 'varsity
football practlco this afternoon was char
acterized by an unusually lons scrim
mage, in which the work of the team
showed great Improvement. Seven touch
downs were made against th« scrub, while,
with ono exception, the 'varsity's goal line
was never in danger.
Garrett, who has been at halfback in
the last few practices, played well for the
'varsity, and Hart's line plunging was a
great aid to tit* team in advancing the
ball. Gurrrtt teems to be a coming man,
and will get a thorough tryout in the
backfield. He handled the forward pass
well and scored one of the touchdowns
tills afternoon, after receiving the ball
Banunan. at centre, also played unusual
ly well, getting out on tho ends for
tackles and following the ball In fine style.
In fact, the entlrA line showed more snap
and speed, and at times opened up good
holes for the backs. The work of the for
wards w,i» rather erratic, however, and
at times they seemed unable to charge
well on tho offensive, and at one time
the scruDS worked the ball steadily down
the field for fifty yards before a fumble
gave Sparks an opportunity to run ninety
five yards for a touchdown. Th<* tackling
of the forwards in ©pen field work was
The Use-up of the 'varsity follows:
Left end. Ballin and Van Dyke: left tackle.
Bleglinjt; left guard, Woehr; centre. Barn
man: right guard, Waller; right tackle.
McCrohan and Musser; right end. Welch;
quarterback. Strain and Christie; left
halfback. Garrett and Cunningham; right
halfback. Read and Sparks; fullback, Hart
[By T>l«yrafh to Th« Tribune !
New Haven, Oct. ST.— The. Yale 'varsity
football team lined up to-day as most per
sons here think it will against Princeton
and Harvard, with the exception of Ooehei.
who was absent. Coy. Philbin and Paly
were the three backs, and showed sre:it
line breaking ability, doing the best work
that has been seen en Tale Field this year.
The 'varsity found the scrub easy, carrying
the ball from midfleld for the first touch
down on straight football.
Daly was hurt during the scrimmage, a
muscle being torn when he was kicked in
the rib", but he expects to be able to get
Into the game with Amherst. on Saturday.
Taylor and Robinson, who unwisely tackled
Coy at the same moment, were also hurt,
being knocked unconscious, but their In
juries are not serious.
The first team scored throe touchdown?,
and Coy kicked a difficult Held goal.from
th" 40-yard lino just before the practice
ended. Twelve coaches wer© on the Held,
the greatest number this year. Among
them was Kid 'Wallace. '89, who has n«>t
been here for several seasons.
The 'varsity line-up to-day was as fol
lows: Left end, Kilpatrick: left tackle.
IJubbF; left guard. Andrus; centre. Coonoy;
right guard. Brown: right tackle, LUley;
right rnrl, Logan; quarterback. Howe (John-
MB, Corey); left halfback. Phllbtn (Taylon;
rlslit halfback, Daly (Field); fullback, Coy
Annapolis, Oct. 27.— A 'varsity constituted
mainly or cripples lined up against the
'•hustlers" this afternoon for a sharp
scrimmage practice. It was supposed to be
a secret practice, but as a. matter of fact
several hundred persona watched the play.
The Navy team showed Improvement In
getting off Its plays., and i; the quarter
keeps his head In Saturday's game Prince
ton may get an unpleasant surprise.
That POBlt'.on-quarterbitck-has keen the
mldshlpmcn'B stumbling block all season,
and the coaches arc fairly hi despair over
It. Both Baltic and Hyid. who played In
tho Virginia game, failed absolutely to
obey their Instructions and went complete
ly up In the air at critical moments: p.> nl
playing on the "hustlers." this afternoon
handled punts faultlessly and hi 3 work
was much better than Battle's. Til- one
encouraging feature a! the present moment
v Carey's work at end. He shows steady
luirovemont. and it now ■aeaoi probable
that he will look out for M wing i,, the
So far as. can be soon now. tho'xavy will
Hi.. up against Princeton at follows;
Carey ami liolfsnlder. en. is; Loftin and
King, tackles; Xiles and Zenor or Rel
aeckaj guards; Brand. Ventre; Battle,
quarterback; Dalton and Clay, halfbacks'
NEW YORK UXiyERSITT.
The New York University and For'dnam
eleven* lined up against each other la
practice on Ohio Field yesterday and Hud
a warm scrimmage, no scoring being al
lowed, however, by agreement. Both
coaches were on, the n>ld. and the play w U s
decidedly fast. The » KordUnm team out
«eigi,e.l the home players and had rather
(he better of tae argument, but tho New
York backs at one m* carrltd ,he ball
flfty-nve yards down the field on straight
football. «■„,,„, almost at wlu through Kb
lonian, line. something th » Prlt.en.M,
and Cornell found \t r r«ttv b*rd to a,,
The iOr(lhlimi Or(lhlim '™» ****** pp#-t *p-M
tn« brtlhanel in e.r,.| run-, and g«i n «d
•tafrtW «„ that way. A P ow*rf,,» |ntr r .
Cerenee gave protection te »r«e run
then, you'll believe what
physicians about all-
Havana cigars. Then,
you'll be willing to srtoke
light, soothing Ha varu and
domestic blends 'ike the
Miid 10c Cigar
n»r«. and aesirjr. in particular, did good
work. Both teams play their n» x t games
en Electtdn Day. Fordham with Geor;*
tovrn a:i«J New York with W»r!eyan.
JHy P»!eer»ps to The TfiJ»un«.j
('.'•mbrirtg*. Mas?.. Oct. Z7.— PeMln*
played at left gtiafd on th* •.^r«j« > 1* a
stiff practice to-«lay. in pUc4 of ViThlni-
I en, who was slightly Injured yesterday.
>? • mad* a good ifnpr*wlon. >v!ocltlna< »
punt on ob» play and running for a. to'-ieh
down. McKay took part In the atonal drill,
but Hooper played at MM tackle In th«
The line-up to-rlay tras as follows : Left
end. Houston: left tackl*. Hooper; left
guard. Perkins; centre. p. Witaißajaß^;
right guard. Fisher; right tacklA. Ft»h:
sight end, 1.. Smith; quarterßac.it. O'Fla
herty; right halfback. Frothinsnam; left
halfback. P. Smith; fallback, Miaot.
COP..NELI* ' •
llij Tele^ruph to T!i« Tribua«.]
Ithaca. X. V.. Oct. 2T.*«X > laylns agaisjt
both scrub and freshmen to-day, th* Cor
nell 'varsity made a* showing which !aoV
cates that IM dash and flgb'. of BBS. last
week are not merely a temporary 4 i .
prov«m«nt. The regulars made tw* toata
downa against the scrubs, but were uxu&!»
to seora on the first year men, owln; to
frequent fumbles and penaUles. .;
There were two ch»ngea in the "varsity
ltn«-up to-day. Hoffman was put In at
right halfback la the place or Krut«jj.
and Delano was shifted to O'Conner'a place
at right guard. These chants are not*
merely for the day. HofThia*n rrad« goo*
In the Vermont game, and earned oi B
place on the 'varsity. O'Connor Ms had to
take a lot of coaching this week, and la
off the 'varsity until he can Seat D«l3no.
Both trio deposed men put up a splendid
game to-day, and the su&stttutffs will hart
to fight to keep their place?.
In the scrimmage Tyd<>mau play-d wen.
He slio'vr'i good head work and ptenty of
speed, He ma.l« UM first toocMown pota
ble by placing the ball on the l')-yard lfe»
on a forward pass. Slmson smashed his
way through the scmb tin™ ari<l a^aln. and
Hofftiian got away for a series of brilliant
runs that enabled him to gain almost as
much ground as Tydeman. On th* who!*,
the team is doing better ln forming later
ferenee and In blocking.
UJy T«Jesia&h to TB4 Tribune T
Philadelphia. Oct. 27.— Th» excellent play-
In £ of Mark*, the former centre, wfco had
his first trial as an end ia actual scriTn
mag», was bbs feature of the University
of Pennsylvania football practice this af
ternoon. After tho drill tha coaches w«r»
unanimous la th» opinion that if Mars
could repeat to-day's performance again?',
the Indiana ha ■would solve the problem af
finding another end. He did his beat work
In receiving: forward passes. Ha was a!?o
fast in gome; down the fleia'ttn&x fcisKi.
As a whole, however, th« practice was
disappointing- to th^ coach" AU'flt tn<»
backs seemed to have a mania for fum
bling and mixing up signals. The wort of
namsd-11 was so poor that th© coaches are
taaaaattaag th» absence of Butchltuon more
than ever. Th« latter was on the fleld In
uniform, and did a little kicking-, but T-»
was not allowed to. tak» any part in tlth»r
th» scrimma«« cr slirnal drill. Murphy t
doubtful as to whether he will be allowed
to start in th* Indian game.
My T->*r>.ph to The Tribtia*.]
West Point. Oct. 27.— The first scrimmage
Oi th* week was not an encouraging ere,
and the "varsity came off second best, the
scrub winning for th* fust time this set
son by a score of 6 to 0. Er?»wn BfBBBi
through the 'varsity lin* and blocked
Surles'a punt on th* 15-yard mark and
scored the touchdown.
Getting th© ball in midfleld, the 'varsity,
by straight football, using ■Walms!; to bor-»
through the line, carried th« ball tirtM to
the 2»-yard mark, where the scrub h?UI.
Later Dwora recovered I forward pa." th«
Urst thai was successful during ths att»r
noon, and placed the ball on the scrub*
10-yard mark, but th* first team, after a
short sain, lacked the final punch, and
Brown once more pnnte«i out of danger.
Brown, who was BJbarei from th« 'varsity,
was a tow— of strrnsth on the scrub and
spoiled eM runs rrpratediy. Wood rccelvM
a kick fen tii ! h«*a<l and Inrt to ma I*-jl
len did not play t'->-(iay. and Dwrorc was
.-^litftid from left guard t<> rlicht tack>.
while Burr xi v placed at s>:.T'l Pean and
ChamberUn were on tho side lni»-s. and
tho backs were Surl . Walmsly and Mac
POLE AND PREVARICATORS.
FrOm The Milwaukee Sentinel.
WJiat the puhllc la most Intereeted in.
after all. is not who discovrvol the po\t,
or if It was discovered at all, but v\>.o is
ummu cup rice
Saturday, October 3Btb
Over the Long Island Motor Parkwaj
and Nassau County Roads
Race Start* at 9.U0 A. M.
Spnial .trains v iii leave Xcw York
(K. 34th Street) 1 nd Fhxtbtwh Avcmse
(Brooklyn^ :it frequent intervals between
4:::t> and s.<m» a. M. for Westbury and
Special trains direct to the Grand
Stand lea New York (E. ?»lth StreeO
«>:."»«>. 7:tO (all 1 :ir!i>r cars> arul T:;!«» A. M.
Leave Platbush Avc. (Brooklyn) 7:^o
Only special excursion tickets will be
honored on special trains.
Returning, apodal trains will leave im
nudlately after tJie race.
Parlor car tickets must bo purchased
In advance. On aale at :>»'•.*» Fifth Aye..
12»» Broadway. N. V.. and Long Islaiid
TIMES SO. AUTOaOBIIE CO. BiBSWHS
l-irs- Wa!rrs In N>w unl Vs-^i »"<«*
m the %«.rKJ. no matter *^at .-»r
jt«m rant, 1 l>i:Hrk.'Mi- 1.-w r.-u-rt.
JF.W >i:k jr. i; \V. *Vt» fit. »'^»r V- we*.
Bran, a.* «"ik'*tv.'. St. [.. , ; ., *.-.»-: Ctt* ■
The Turf. _
Racing at Aqueduct
r»»rr Pi.T_nr»l lac* • • ?:IS r. *.„
■ Trmlii* I**-. foe* E.<»»t .'.4<h St.; 1? :>> .* M • *
I?..V\ II". »-v» p. M. A!v> fr.»m Fljtfc»»* -". ■
*>•. ti «•> \. M. i nit i «v 1:?. V. 1 4-\ t.U • *
P. M. Trellvi conn*.M« Klnr* C*. -L."
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