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THE SUN AND N.EW YORK HERALD, WEDNESDAY, APRIL 28, 1920.
11
Indians Grain Distinction of Administering fhe First Defeat of the Baseball Season to the Speeding White Sox, Team ,
- .. J
LEAGUE BOSSES '
STILL IN DEADLOCK
Third Man May Yet Bc-Solcctcd
for National Commission
Clifiirmnn.
LOCAL 'J13AJIS LAGGING
Xo Pennant Form Shown by
Either Looks' Like Big
Ycnr on Diamond.
II WILLIAM n. IIAX.VA.
John Heydlcr. National league presi
dent, returned yesterday from Clilcaco,
nhne lie had u talk with Han Johnson,
Aineilrnn league president. The chief
subject of tho tall; of the baseball bosses
ruts the next chairman of tho National t
ivimmlssion. They are still deadlocked.
There has been no much delay In the se-'
L.11,111 .-if tlila nfTtHril thnt It lAnla n If
it ttould be Indefinite, So far tia can l '
iVriaijii tin rciivimii la no 1. 1 vi m.i
rrnnus Is fioin UrURuay and few have
pone beyond the billionth mile In com
puting that distance. One might ito so
fur as to say It Is as fa'r off as the
Athletic? are from the pennant, but
(Mwmtlon has Its bounds.
Ilcydlor wants Hill JWwards and John
Kin aiit ll.rvcy 'Woodruff, and each
n as strode for his man as when the
field first narrowed down to those two.
I nles.s there s a break all of a sudden
-a' li I lllely to go on not Blvlnc Hn,
ilth the result that another man event
iallv may be chosen, The chances for
Mime other man are better now than
thrv were before Ite'ydler and Johnson
pot together last wcc!. and failed to
make any headway.
a T nr. f 1 la niy fan nff n '
This every other day baseball Isn't
cUlns the best lines on the capabilities
of the varloun teami. The clubs are
where they belong on the strength they
have shown, but with fewer postpone
ments all would havo a better chance
to set Into form and the standings
ttould be a deal different from what
(hey are. In that small part of the pen
nant season already played the West
lias shown about all the pennant form
that has been fchown, with the exception
of the l.rooklyns.
Th Ineffectiveness of Xehf Is one
thine that has been keeping the Giants
Kick, and (he absence, of Frlsch won"(
iiq them any good. They have looked
like a pennant winner once or twice.
They have not looked like one as a
-tfxlv thing. The Yankees so far have
)la)ed like a team which would have
nouble getting Into the first division, to
ay nothing of winning thepennant.
The team won't win a pennant In a
thousand years unless there Is more ani
mation and speed and alertness by some
of It? members. Not to mention an
' ames. but .Mcuscl might tako notice.
His work has been lumbering and lustrc
'of. One wouldn't calt him a glngerv
hall nhver. Yet the club Isn't without
hat tjpe. such as I'ratt. Ward. Kodle,
P!pp find duel.
Th Ulants nnd Urooklyns have each
I Hi S.mday crowds of 30,000 this year,
and the Giants and Yanks each opened
n 2'i.HOO. Tho Vanl.s and r.ed Sox
Hiil to 26,000 Patriot's Day aftcri'oon
i" Hotton. The Ited Sox openod In
v'.iiunston to 19.000. which Is the
aplt.il's blBsest crowd. The Yankees
n two days of opening week In Phlla
Mclphia drew a blscr gate than thev
.id tlicre all of last year
Looks like
; ran ytar In baseball.
!
Thf Yanks and Athletics will play off i
p'stponed game in Philadelphia on
'une :!. and the Yanks and Washing
tins at the Polo Grounds on June 2.
The Hrus will raise their world's
'himpionship banner on May 22, and
in" Ei raves will play there that day.
Ho h New York teams have had oppor
t"!tiu tn become familiar with the feel
o' whitewash young though the season
The (Hints have been shut out twice
and t'ie Yanks once.
T'.e Athletics wore white' elephants
lav ear This year they are green : but
'epKiMs arc all r'cht unless they are
vp-opoa of color, the Yankees aro
"ear.ng s-tocklngs of a single color, none
the striped abominations which have
I. Mrno 0 prevalent, rhowlng that good
ute ,jn't dead afler all.
Fli'l Iiah'en. a shortstop of the highest
at", in his day. Is an emplbyee at the
Vo lirounds. nahlcn was not only a
rack !iortstopnd rtood batter, but full
of qui. k answers. One day Billy Gilbert
as slow getting to second base for a
double play.
"Where were yotl?" asked Dahlen of
'i lbert on the latter'a (ardy arrival a(
in bag.
1 II tc'l you after the inning's over."
"Don't tell me,'' Dahlen advised, "tell
Uc'iraw "
GARDNER WINS WITH CUE.
Triumph, Over Wicker, In "Met"
I'nckct Milliard Tourney.
STANDING OF THE PLAYERS.
Vim, UVn 1 a. if tr. nr.
M'.ri r. iiurti
' -'JS (,;irriner
narrv Saltui
Hnmboldt Fo
Jfiikuij
' h.inf, Shonsood, Jr
Arthur Wickers
M C Hoivanl
ri. . .wii. w,.,. '.'.. -V
I.fKVI
1.0O1
IS
1C
IS
14
M
.tto
.000 I
fiu Gardner last 'night gained Ills
Hdrd tonnecutlvc victory in the Metro
wlitan pocket billiard championship
'oiiinamcnt under the auspices of the
Rational Association of Amateur Billiard
''layers whom he defeated Arthur Wick
r. 110 to 62, in the flneriway Academy.
'iardner ellmlnatca his opponent In
tluiteen frames and returned a high run
of fifteen. Wickers' best run was thir
teen The score :
in Gardner-!!. II, 7. 3, S. 7. I, S. 9, 7. .
; total ico. Hizh run, IS. . Scratches. I.
Arthur Wkkers-2. 3. 7, 5. 5. 7r U 6. S. 7,
. Total. 62. High run, 13. Scratches, t.
RANKERS ON THE LINKS.
Harrj- rtonber Iicadi In Tonrna
"ent Which Ilcsflns at Plnehnrit.
ifrmi to Tnt st.v ivo New Toss HtiiLo.
I'lscifissT, X. C. April 27. Slxty
ur members of the executive council of
he merlcan Hankers Association took
'" in th qfislifylns round of (ho BJnk
,r' 'ournamenl on the Xj. 3 course here
o-dav The leader was Harry Itoubey
"! ' ie Denver Country Club, treasurer
9f ' U. A. and president of the Roubey
"'nnal .Bank of Golden. Col.
T'ie round was played In a rain, and
tit 'M with which Mr. Koubey won the
unifying medal was much better twh
't looks. Twelve divisions of four play
r . arh qualified for matclpplay.
1 ' first division comprises Mr. Rou-
T G. Tabb of the Country Club ot
M'sm.'a, and a Richmond banker: C. W.
rre president of the National Bank
Commerce. Wichita, Kan., and Jamea
tnoll. vice-president of (ho Unlled
etatej National Bank. Denver, Col.
IHsEIIAIX TO-IIAY. EUUET3 FIELD.
' " ' i V Tr-I- "! Jf -tfi
Greeks Cut Red Tape
To Improve Athletics
THAT Clreece will rnaho every f f
fort to take her merited place
In tho realm of world nihilities
s evidenced from nows which ban
Just reached here from l.ard Archer,
secretary In charge of the Y. M.
C, Ai work In that country, The
Stadium Is to be turned Into a
school for the trftlnlnit of off hers and
physical directors for tho educational
Institutions of drecce, and foV Woik
amonj tho Hoy ticouta and Aliens
Rymnastlc clubs. The nrmy pro
gramme protnlses much for tho fu
ture of nthletlcs In that part of
Eurepe.
Mr. Archer, In his letter, says;
"It Will mean much to have tirecce
revive again tho movenfent for ath
letics which spread from Greece to
nil th Balkans fifteen vtais rfo
and which was checked only by the
war, Greece Is ready to do -t great
thins. Sho has appropriated S00.000
drachmas for completing a military
cyrnn'aslum and school for athletics.
Her I'rlnio Minister has declared that
Greece will make every effort t ) take
her merited place In the athletics of
the world. Khe has cut red (ape In
an astonishing way In plac'njr the
V. M. C. A. In practical oliaixo of
this development."
REDS WIN BY A
ONE RUN MARGIN
Kopf'.s Hit Drives in Tally
Which Defeats he
Cardinals. 3-2.
Cincinnati, Ohio, .yrll 27 (Nation
al). Hits by Rath, Daubert and Gioh,
with a wild throw by Janvrln, gave
Cincinnati , (wo runs In the first Innlnj
to-day. The neds scored another In the
third on two passes and a hit by Kopf,
beating .St. Iouls, S to 2.
The Cardinals scored their two runs
on a single by Hornsby, a base on balls
snd a two bagger by demons. The
score :
, ST. LOUia (N.l I CINCINNATI (N 1
brlioit ab r b o s e
Shotion.lf. 40 2 0 0 0Rnlh.!b 3 I 2 4 0
Hesthc'f.rf 4 00 0 0 0
"tock.ir .. 400 3 0
Dsubert.lb. 3 1 1 10 ftO
Groh.Sb 3 11 0 10
nornsbT.Jb 30 2 t 1 Oinomh.f (..
an i in
JOl 2 00
3 0 1 2 3 0
2 0 0 2 10
2 0 0 4 1 4
.100 0 3 0
Fonrnkr.lb 2 0 0 7 1 OinuiK-an.lf.
Mf)!en'r.f 4 1 0 4 K Korfn.
'Smith 00 0 0 oo Neale.rf.
Janvr.'n.n . 2 1 0 4 2 I'Winso.e...
ririuon,c.. .10 1 5 Ji'iKuelher.p.
Haines.p. . 10 0 2f
1 Tctclf...
v, 2 i-3 o i
Tola ...r. 21 10 1
I 'Rail fir Mellfrry in tlif rlsnh Innmr.
Ft. Lou!!
Ciiftinn.ttl
O2O009 (' e- J
201 OOOOOr 3
inu una;- mi iiuiiuii, v,,ii"ii'. i'". '
-Da-ilurt. Itonh Uoub'e plays -Kopf, Rath
To bas!" hit-Shotton, VHiinns. Racrir.fe
Jaru D-.uberl: Ko-ith and lialh. Ij'ft on hur.i
-St I.ouln, 4; 'inoinntl. II mw4 on Ban
Oft Rrnthcr, 4: off lining 4. lilt b. pitcher
Hy Hine 1. struck out-lly Keutlier, 2;
by ((nines, !. Umpire' Klfm and Kmilie.
Time o( faiie-1 hour and 2S ailni'lrs.
MORE RECORDS FOR MILTON.
.letters Mile nnd Trro Mile Anto
Mnrks nt Dflyfonn.
Dayton" a. Via.. April d. With names !
burstlnfj fiom beneatli the hood or li la
sixteencylinder automobile ai the finish
line. -Tommy Milton to-day finther ie-
duped his own world's record for one
miles In 46:24 seconds.
Milton last week broke Ilalph de
Palma's marks, wltn reborns or -'J :o
r.ir the mile and 47 :15 for the two mile
Milton steered (he car Into the ocean
after slowing down to drown out (he
flames..
nn.vmvooD coach i. exci.and.
C"o:rcor.B. X. H., April 27. A cable
gram was sent to tendon to-df offering
to loan the International Horse. Show, to
bo held in Juno, n duplicate of the
famous Dcadwood coaches common In
the West many years ago. and exhibited
more recently by (he late Col. William
K. Cody (Buffalo Bill). The offer was
In response to an advertisement printed
In London papers. The coach here,
which Is owned by the original makers,
is Jjcllcved to be the only one of Its kind
now available.
AJIATKVIl BOXlS'G TOt'RXBY.
special amateur boxing tournament
wilt be held by the Society.' of Profes
sional Auto Engineers at their club
house, 1917 Broadway, on Wednesday
.,.2.in Vnr S. Four classes wilt be
.untested, with four competitors In each.
All Information regarding mese oouis
con be had from B. Levlne. 290 Broad
way. PRIVATE SCHOOLS' GAMES.
The fourth annual private schools
,n,i fiol.l ehamolonshiDs will be
decided on May 15 at Toly Field, D.vfcer
Heights, Brooklyn, unuer me auspices oi
Poly Prep. A Junior and senior team
championship will be contested. There
will bo six events for the Junlowi. while
the senior card-will be mddc up of eleven
events. Knltlcs w 111 close May 1.
INTERNATIONAL LEAGUE.
HKtilU of Yeilerdsy'K Games.
All sriifs were postponed on account
of Standing of the Clubs.
W. IP.C! . w. h. r.E.
Toronto v S5!i
nallimore ..
4W
Akron 3 1
Syracuse
terser CI
t .1
.1M
.so
.MO
City.. 1
lit cr 1
iiuffalo 3 3 .lOOlReadl
i
Uames Bchedulea for T-ua.r.
rtochtster In Jr?ey City.
Akrou In Syracuse.
UufIlo In Reading.
Toronto In Ualtlmore.
AMfeBlCAN ASSOCIATION.
At St. MUt lt ej
Kansas City 1 I
tit Paul " -
Bailer'lii Jdhnron, Krans gnd 8wener;
Williams. Ortrlook, Coumbe and !Ur-
'""'Mlnntapolls n. H. B.
Milwaukee - 5 1
Mlnneapoli 1 ' ?
Batterlff Kqrthrop ano" UUton; Ceaft
and Jlawr.. Thirteen fnnlnn.
At ToleJo R- B.
I.onlvIIIe.v 7 S
Toledo 5 9
Btterle Wrlrht, Otaham. Decatnro
and Koeh;r; Mlddlaton and -Murphy. Ten
innings. .
AJ Columbus n. H. E
Indianapolis 11" "
Columbm 3 1
Fat'erlee Murray and Goeit; oeorge
and Wasner.
SOUTHERN ASSOCIATION.
AtOfew Orleans ft. II.
Ne Oran
Atlsnta
lletterlee Walker and Deberry
t ..... i.Aw.n
At Nashville' H. B.1
Nashvllln . ' -1
Memphis "' ' 1
Batteries Tomlbi and IJohlbecker: Good
bread. AlbrH and Meyers. .
At Uttle Reek 11. It. E.
At Uttto Bock 1 17 1
Cbattanooia. 0 2. C
Uitterlei Fields and Brottem; Naelnd
Tnbn4. . . . .
The Moblle-uirmutnatn game wai poii
Pond on aciount of we', ground.
COLLEGEBA8EBALI. BEflUtTS.
At .Bloomlngton. (nd. Indiana Unlver-
lty. t: Itnee Polytechiir. 0.
BASKBAM. TO-BAY, POI.O CKOCXDS,
mile and two miles, lie covered uie nr , "" I. " ... . ,,. Uwler hit Jackson w
mile In 23 :07 seconds, or at tnr rate or . '. -'"'. -'; " , " the gate receipts,
1I.G miles per Hour, me seconu miic .-nn"-) ui.w J-"-- acVenth round
was completed ln 23 :17, making the two I'than get a draw with Ave Friedman, also i sccnin
WHITE SOX LOSE
FOR FIRST TIME
With n Rally in Ninth Cleve
land Defeats American League
Leaders, (1 to 2.
Ci.rvrland Ohio, April 27 (American).
i The Chicago White So.x suffered their
first defeat of the reason td-day, losing
to Cleveland, 3 to 2, in a pitchers' battle
between Covelenkln and Killer. It was
, Coveleskle'a fourth consecutive victory, i
Tho Box scored both their runs In the
sixth by bunching hits. Cleveland KUt
one In the rame Inning and tied the
I score in the eighth on Gardner' triple
anu Kisoerg's wild relay el JficKsons
throw, Johnston led off hi (ho ninth
with his third hit. Kvann ran for him
and went to third on O'Neill's single
past K. Collin, jamleson batted for
Coveleskle and hit a sJcrlflce fly to
Lelbold. The score :
CHICAGO (A.) I CLEVELAND (A.I
at r h o a el ab r h e e
Lelhold.rf., 400 1 00 Qrsr.ej-.ir... SO0 t 10
Wesver.Sb., 4 1 S 0 I 0 Cnipnian.M 0t 1 At
tlllii,:lj.. lis 2 4 o'Niieitker.c.. .! 0 1 0 0 0
JnckKon.lf. 3 0 3 :j 0 (tJSmlth.rr. ... 411 l 00
Ilscli;... 40 1 :l OOOsnllicr.Sh.. 313 0 10
Jdiirilan.tb J 0 0 11 0 I W'ranrt.lb. 300 6 .10
nitlxrj.M.. nOO 3 6lijohiiUOM.il) 4:ll 10
Sohslh.c... 390 2 1 0 O'.Velll.e. . 101 I 30
rsber.p..., 30 0 0 SOIt'ovrlfslile.p 200 0 00
-tHrnis 0 1 0 0 0 0
Totls... :0 2::C13 2lMnilcitOli.. 000 0 00
1
1 Tolr1... J03!i"7 1!0
One out when wltinnir run w fored.
.flH Tnl t.. !.. ninth l.iilln.
lur iJUllllllllill III XII." 11111,11 lllllll..
tntiei (or fotcieHsle In thr nlmli liming
fhlesro i J 0 oo : 0 0 o-2
Clereland . .0 0 0 o 0 I
Two line h l Jiffcon. Mewer. K. ( olllin,
.lolmston. Tliw base hit- tlar.lrtr. Stolen
lisses-Orsney. Jarknon. Msirihrri wimhi-
rnf, .Ipmlffen. Double plifs-Kalwr. Urn-
m'STvrrVn,l,m that the public ,, not Interested
Ion ball-Oft Kber. 3: off CorcleiMe. 2. Ijlt
Plc1utic.trTy..loturuTr,l ,V,i,T.-...ilH'Htemen. Is absolutely correcL So far
Faher. b.r fovi-hnMe. 3. t'mpinn Krmis i as Dtmpsey Is concerned, the public ut
and IliUlcbrand. Time of timr-t hour tnrt pr cicn t has no Intel est In unytnlng tx
43 niinule. t)ie 0UtPUme of the trial which will
.nntirf nnufrihin 'llllfr uc,'Jt or convict him or a Kar..us
CORNELL ROWlNlx . charge, and until that crMi has. been
CTAD tQ niHnPPFn ' raised It Is e.ceedln(jly poor tubte for
3i lltl.V UIKJr r tuu t!Wnn!f,.r 0r any other managers to
! attempt to arrang; bouts for the accused
Brewster Punished for Break I boscr
.'. T,ininn I'empxy nuy be fnttrely Innocent of
ing l raining. )ho chltrs,w atl(J ln.(1Wied m boxins
T. ! 7,- ix. l- hop-' he may ""ova his Innocence, but
Ithaca. N. .. April 2..-iharles K ,. Jn M htm It is nothing
Court nej. the coach o-diy dro pped I- , , a-suiHiico for his man-
Inc.
.,.rf,f k.tvMr-111
varsity el?Ut. and was regarded as one
of tb best oarsmen developed at the
uiilvetflty In recent vears. His cr.Tence.
i,i,.i, u ..imt'i.ii in the rnaoh. consisted
o( keeping Into hours and smoklns. Tlie
j oarsman was Informed Uy ;ne coacn
never to report for rowing practice again,
Brewster until recently was stroKe
oar of the heavy varsity eight, being de-1
vplonid
ped for the Harvard ince here on J
May The crew was considered he
the most powerful of all the Cornell
cres, but In practice repeatedly had
been trailing the other combinations. In
cluding the freshman elshts. Courtney
began an Investigation, during which. It
was said, he learned of Hrewster'8 In
fraction of the training rule.
SHARKEY'S BEST A DRAW.
... "77. T.. . . .
Prlrilman Prtt Him Demi In
md Itonnd at lloton.
of New York, in their twelve round bout
hero to-night. Friedman hid to make
J 20 pounds at ringside, while Slinrkey
came In at catchwelghts.
Sharkoy hit Friedman often in the
stomach, face and side of the head with
tne heel of hli left glove, and he caught
Friedman rome stiff right hand punches
on the Jaw and kidneys. At close quar
ters lie kept both hands working fast on
the body, but a number of times In com
ing out of clinches he used a backhand
punch. Fiiedman hit Sharkey often
enough with both hands, but the only
punch that appeared lo havo a great deal
of power behind It was In tile second
round, when Sharkey came ru.i'.ilng at
him. Friedman countered on the Jaw
with the left and Sharkey went down,
but was up In an Instant and fought
back.
AMATnrns at x. v. a. c. .
An amateur boxing tournament wll'bo
held under the atisplcca of the Xew
York Athletic Club in the rlubhouie.
Central Iark South, on tlie cenlngs of
May 6 and S.
THIRTY BOXING ENTRIES.
Thirty entries have been received for
the Pauliat A. C. amateufboxlnb tourna
ment to be held at Columbus Hall, 124
West Sixtieth street, on Wednesday and
Friday evenings. April 28 nnd SO.
....... .- j v..., ii....... i was s
American and National League Records.
RESULTS OF YESTERDAY'S GAMES.
AMi:rtif:AX i.fcAGVK.
(let'latid. 3: (hl.flff. 7.
All other games were postponed en ac
count nf rain.
STANDING OF
Played. Won. l ost.
P. c.
.aoo
,71ft
.1(4
t:hli ago . . .
Boston
Cleveland
New York.. .
Washington.
Ht. Louis....
Philadelphia
Detroit
7
10
9
9
fj
7
It
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GAMES SCHEDULED FOR TO-DAY.
Hahln(on In New York.
Boston In PMIadMphln.
Chicago In Clereland.
.Detroit In St. ImuH.
Vi nn ... .1 j . I I
11 wax jjiaciicai every uay service, mens 11
suits of gray mixtures in a plain weave
&k may e rc' uPn to .r"pohd satis- Ijll
Bp factorily to general utility.
IB Require less attention and fussing with I jjQV
n tllan otner varieties. nHn
11 Lieht. medium and dark erav: also in ' I H
e. .... " " ' . ill
, dRUKAW 0KuI fiblfS ' '
111 1437-1463 BROADWAY 91is.
AT FORTV-SECOND STREET IPI, .
I Major'Lockett to Be
British Polo Captain
SptvIM Cable Dttpatiti U Tni Sen xo
.Stir Yornc IlMiin. Cowllit. I'-D.
6y Tim Su.v ino Nw Yosk llniii i,
LONDON! April 27. Tho corre
spendent of Tun Hux and
Nkw Youk UnnAi.D learns
that Major U. -V. Lockett will cop
tain the Urltlsh polo learn which will
defend the American Cup. Tho news
will come as a surprise, ns Major K.
W, Ilarrelt was regarded as practi
cally certain to occupy the position.
It will bo remembered (hat both
Major Lorkutt ond Major liarrett
played on (lit Ilail of Wlmborno's
teem which recovered the trtlphy
fiom America in lOt(,
DEMPSEY'SMANAGERis
MAKES UNWISE MOVE
Opens Title Match Discussion
Previous to Trial of the
Champion.
fclly Cir.lllMIS P. MATIIISO.V.
Jack K'earn wannger of Jack Uemp
sey, world's cha!nplon, umlir Indlctmenl
on a charge of evadln? tho draff and
whose (rial Is to tako plate In (he near
'utiire, Is In this city and has had n con
ference with Krnncols Descamps, man
... . , .
! Hfer of Georges Carpentler, hCifvywclght
champion of Huropo. It Is not denied by
f m.lnlg9r. ,lllU tli- subject
i . .7 .... ,
, oi a maicu ueiwecn uic l.whhiiihi u
i under discussion, but none of the acta! s
as disclosed, ar.d tho rtutrrnrnt was
tho preliminary ntrnngtincnts. This
So far aa Keamss movements ar
concerned he Is at liberty to so and
'come a. he p.eases, but his arrival In
this city at this juncture, coupled with
an apparent effort io arrange tho tie-
, Ulls of a matoh with Camentler. 1"
aecmeoiy unwise nnu nuv uiuiiniy w
esert an adverse Influenco on the case
agauiu tlie cliampion. carpeniier,
who3 military record is without a
flaw, can hardly permit hlmrelf to be
a party to such negotiations.
The r'.ilef towel swinger and assistant
botlio holder of Jack Ijiwler tho OmHha
lightweight, who was easily beaten by
Willie Jackson at the Arena A. C. Jersey
City, last Friday night, have collabor
ated In a letter in which they havo taken
exception to t.io decision of (lie Writer,
as follows:
"We seen the fight, and ue filled to
1 ep where Jackson landed three cJoan
f"-,b0W4 ln lhe cntire dght rounds. We
will admit t'.iat tho first three rounds
low, but after the 1 round
Hli cvi,.. thing but
flooring Jacbon In
for the count of
three.
In spite of tills arralcnment. the
writer, who saw the contest, maintains
that .Isckson was the winner: thatjic
landed the only clean blows of the
bout, and that had not the Western boy
clinched like a grlszly from start to
finhh he would not have lasted the
limit of cinht rounds. Jackson was not
knocked down in the seventh round, but
sllnped to the floor. Incidentally, if
LaAler dce not change his! style nnd
cease hugging lie will be disqualified
many times In the Fast.
Joe Woodman has taken the manage
ment of Mel .Coogan. The Brooklyn
boy Is clever, and It properly handled
should do well.-
A new Greek wrestler n-med George
Yafnellnc declare D(!metral fearrf" him
Vassollne should be a slippery customer
In a grappling match.
The only time that rival boxing man
agers shake hands Is. when they face
the camera and the flashlight Just be
fore the battle starts.
A bill has been Introduced In the Par
liament of Ontario providing for a box
ing commission of five member.", (wo to
he appointed by the Government, two
by the A. A. IT. and one by the soldier
organisation.
NATtONAI, I.O. MICE.
The Brooklyn-New York game was post
poned an account of rain,
t tnrinnatl, X) Ft. trfuttl 2.
Tlie ItnstOTi-riitladelplila nnd ('Mfcirft
Pittsburg rattled Were postponed on m
count of cold weather.
THE CLUBS.
Plaied. (Von.
. 10 7
l.o.l.
P. '.
.700
.700
.fiei
,iS3
.144
.HO
.too
iirnoUru . .
iinriiinatl 10 7
ritttbnrs;
Kt. Ixiula v. 11 A
Phllnilelphln !) 4
Ilos'on 7 .1
New Yeirk S
Chicago 10 t
sf(r York In nroflklyn.
Philadelphia In Boston.
rittshurit In Cblracn.
8t. Iouls In tlpclrinall
1 ?
1 - - 1 -. .-i - - -
spring attire-rrom head to I iftSKLl
foot-for men and boy,. S&k
1 BEST GOLF OPINION
NEEDED ON RULES
Bcctionnl Bodies Should Send
Dent Representatives to
Coming Conference.
lis- .1011 .V (i. ANOr.U.ION.
The sectional golf organizations
throughout the country have had due
notice of tho got-together council on
rules fostered by the U, S, (1. A. which
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ihey should forever after omit nny
trumpeting of divers and particularly
opposite opinions. The calling of this
rules conference meeting has gono u long
ways toward promoting ft spirit of unity
i throughout the various golfing centres of
the land, a feeling which Is hound to
Increaso In volume and strength as the
seanon goes by. However, It dis
tinctly up to the golfers who havo
charge of tho ncctlonal bodies lo rend
their bert representatives to the con
ference and primarily, of coumc, to se
cure tho opinions of the bent players.
There may be romo who will scoff at
the Idfa of having tho best plajerfl
do the deciding of the rules, but we
feel that thlM Is one tlmo when
class players hove (ho right to de
mnnd that their opinions shall jbi
heard, It means much more to me' to
have young IJobby Jones say that he
believes, that when a player on the put
ting green stymies himself he iihould he
made. to play the lull and that other
wise there should b? no tdyniles than to
have fifty average golfers, many ot
whom are only average because they
have not given their whole soul to tip
game as do the cracks, decide that nil
tmles .ire no good, and t.o why play
them. V
Theie have hen many straw votes
taken this past month among the vin
ous golfing communities, and the sum
nnd substance amounts to this: Tlie b's
majorities believe In no stymies at all.
In no tost hole for a lost ball. In no lost
hole through a player being accidentally
hit by a hill, and In the matter nt
standardisation they are evenly divided.
All these points will be taken up In de
tail at tlie meeting on April SO, and wo
trust that the delegates will find out hy
actual inquiry Just wljat changca are de-
sireo, it any, ami uoi innict upon :i
group of delegates wishing to secure
the truth a lot of personal opinions
hardly Worth the proverbial row of
shucks,
Stymie a S Per Cent. Affair.
All that has been written of late has
been greatly In favor of changes of
of a drastic nature,' and wo believe
that so far as posslblo there should
tin profferod for dlsv-ussion as many
of the reasons against changes as
possible. Let us begin with the bustbear,
the doleful stymie. It can be said with
undenlcd truth that not more than ono
championship out of a wore is ever
lost because of the stymie, and that
therefore to begin with it Is a five per
cent, affair. It can bo said that wherea)
It Is impossible to cope successfully with
a ball which lies on the Up or the cup
H others can bo mastered the more j
euccefcs.ini' ma iuvtu prai;iii.e unv lane., i
Furtheimors, there, is added to the ai-
leady great element of chance an un
certaintv which keeps tho Interest at
high pltfh right up to the end. "There's
a chance that he will lay him a stymie."
says one to another In the golfing gal
lery. Add, too, the fact that or Unary
nnd fa'rly reasonable stymies are nego
tiated two times out of five, oven 'n the
biggest matches. The best golfers of
the land, nine out of every ten of whom
we have Interviewed, believe that If a
golfer stymies himself when on the put
ling green he should be made to play
the stymie, which in Itself Is a partial
point In favor of the retention ot this
much berated play ln golf.
Now for the ball covered with mud.
tn favor of no change Is the very ex
cellent opinion fathered by Findlay a.
Douglas, formerly amateur champion,
that to play a low flyln? shot no that
the ball will bounco and not stay in tlie
hole made by It on first striking the
turf Is a distinct part of the game Itself
and m!gli( well be recognised as such.
Moreover, It has long been In the prov
tnce of tho various committee who have
charge of the tournaments to mako
local rules which will provide for tho
different contingencies which may arise,
and we believe that this nuctlon of re
moving mud from a ball nnd replacing
When on the putting green or dropping
when on the fairway would never have
arisen, or at least have reached the
heights of the discussions now raging,
If the Committee men had done their
duty. Laxity In rules makes for loose
ness In rules' observance.
A F.'eld Acres Broad. .
Wlien we para on to the question of
ptandirdisstlnn we reach a field which
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The car's balance
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tinea and In View of the fact (hat the
pame la n game of the players and, so
we are (old, Is (o be coMrollo'd by (hem,
has less i-olght than usual, Opinion IS
divided as to whether the limit has
been reached tri (ho flight of ball?,
whether the cf(6rt now. In to make them
hold tip better both In cover and In
paint, and lime alono can answer. Tlie
game, say many onthujlorts of high
handicaps, grew tvhtn (he rubber cored
ball put the gutta to flight, nnd even If
It doen cost millions more, If new balls
fly yards further, would It not bo worth
It If hundreds of thousands nwe re
cruits were added to the already fast In.
creasing nrmy of players'.' It Is con
ceded that one of the great pleasures of
the gama comes from the bal whloji
fllen far nnd true, and so why !lm( tha(
excitement and dol!ch(?
AMERICAN ATHLETES
BEAT THE FRENCH,
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interortgaae Boxing Bouts
Held at Coblenz.
American athletes easily" defeated thr I
French rlvu!n In. the largest Indoor nnd
flold track meet yet sWged by the Amer
ican forces In Uermany. Tho meet was
held recently In ,the "Y" Athletic Club
of Coblenz. Captain Withers, chief
athletic officer of the nrmy, and K. W
Urannon of tho '-Y," were In charge.
The Americans scored S3 points to 20
for the French.
It look fourteen M. JVs to hold In
check lllc crowd necking admission to
the " Athletic Club In Coblens three
hoins before tho Inlerbrlgade champion
(hip boxing bouts begun. There were
six .bouts, eight to twenty rounds slx-ty-slx
'ounds all told.
In tho bantam weight class. Trlnkle.
flyweight champion of. the A. K. F.
ond A. I'. C. won over Goodwin or the
Flr.t Brigade, t.'assldy of the Secor.cl
wen tlie feutlierwelght decision over
Camptnello of the First, in fight rounds.
Kciueitrer of the Second won a light
weight bout over Danny Murphy of tin
First In twenty rounds. In the middle
weight bout for the A. F. (J. champion
ship Danny Cohen of Syracuse, knowi
In Hie ring as Danny Oardlnor, won
over Joo Potta of tho First Brigade, In
the fourth round, on a questionable
foul.
lhe other winners were : Light
weight. Koenlg of St. Louis of the First
Brigade, over Stadd of tlie Second, ten
rourds; heavywelgjit, Brooks of thf
Second, over Abbott of the First.
The basketball championship of the
First Brigade was won hy the Field
cVerks' team, by a score- of 20 to IS
Ten teams compose the new American
basketball league which supplants (he
former Ithltie and Moscl leagues.
COLUMBIA ALUMNI VICTORIOUS.
Defeat Crescent A. C. In Handball
Mnteta, 4 to ii.
Tlie Alumni of Columbia University
last night defeated 'the Crescent Athletic
Club In a handball match on the Xew
Mooner's court In Brooklyn. The Blue
and White athletes won by 4 matches
to 2. It was the first defeat tho Brook-Is'-nltes
suffered this season. Tho Colum
bia. rei)l-cenftlvei -nn ull i.A
doubles notches nnd ono single niakli.
lticcto or Columbia was (he only mem
ber of (ho Blue 'end While to triumph
In the Hm?tiv. tlittli nrA
counted for the Crescent's victories. The
summaries;
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::-7 21 4 nircio
ed Oray, 'Cre-uwit'
Sinirlfis Dutlcr. Creveul
Manes. Columbia Alutmii
Columbia Alumni, defeated
A. i; . J 21. 2111, :i-l: Vernon. Crr..,,!
il-ti" 2l--l1,Ctl "mb'' Colurubla Alumni,
.Doubles- Pom enl Holste. Cohimhia
Alumjl, ilefeatH Oray and Daub. Crescent
A. C. 21-sn. :irM- Ifenrlquer and .Mane?.
Columbia Alumni, defeated Ilutler and Cavy,
Credent A. C, 11-4, ;i-M; (jalimgl ai
Henrtqiiei. Columbia Alumni, defeated Ver
no:i ,md Ch.-lile., Crescent A. C I-:i. 21 j.
C.iXX IX PICXTATIILOX.
Howard Cann, .Vow York University's
star all around atbl te. has entered the
pentathlon to be Uld at Philadelphia
In conjunction with the annual Penn
relay carnival. Cann also will rcpre
sctn tho Violet In the shot put and the
dlcus and Javelin throws. Paul Cortpls.
the freshman broad Jumper, Is another
.. . 1. athlete who will compete at
thn carnival. The 1M.1v ia Iflll nft...
nrle Cniitnln Crnn-ilir All,-n n.,ni !
nl; 1 . crontlier, Allen Cullln and
Perelman.
Ct'T IX CAXAOA n.VCIXG TAX.
ToaoNTO, April 27. Peter Smith. Pro
vincial Treasurer, has announced that the
proposed $10,000 tax on clubs conducting
horse races aver mills courses will be
reduced to $7,300 and the tax on halt
mtlo courses will ba cut to $2,300 from
$5,000. This action vas brought about
by representations of various race track
owners, who declared that the (axes as
originally proposed were prohibitive.
MA I Nil XIXE VICTOIUOUS.
CAMBftiDGB, Mass.. April 27. The Fnl-
versKy of Maine baseball team defeated
the Boston University nine here to-day
by 7 to 6.
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MANY RIBBONS
FOR GRAY HORSES
JudjXCS P'ailCV tllC Color at
Opening of Now York Sjiriuy
Horse Show.
H J- CH UNKY C. (JUK.
The Jfew-Vork Hprlns Homo Show
opened successfully last) nltht at "Dur
land'B Itldlng Academy. It tyaa (he
(u'en(y.ff(h annual exhibition, and the
house wan filled despite (he rfllny
weather. 'Men and women of social
promlncnco occupied tho arena 'bases' on
two sides of tho blur riding rlnir and
they saw a contlnuallon of (he brilliant
ffrookS? of 1,st wcel4'1"hor,,0 liow '"):
rs. John Clerkcr. and John McK.
Bownwn Judged (ho saddle classes.
which of late years aro always the
fcattirs of tho Durland show. In his
younger iluya, and not so many ycara
ago, the man who now runs a dozen or
tiiorc of the country laruest hotels
was connocled with IJtirland's in a pro
fessional capacity. Mrs. (Inrken has
lei the Wednesday evening music rides
at Durland'a ever since the big tiding
academy waa built.
In 'awarding tho ribbons .the two ex-
porta upst some of (he rulings made
In Brooklyn Inst week. Miss Jnnlcc.
I.lggett'B chestnut more Owydvr Rose.
that failed to get anything at the other
show bo-e away tho blue ribbon in
the novice class for horses under 15.2
liando, bcnilng among others W. II.
VIdor'B Brooklyn winner, Nightie Night.
Miss UK-T.-tt's winner cost tho tidy sum
of two in Kentucky only a short time
ngo.
Gray hoi-ses wero much In evidence
In the saddle classej, and they found
favor wltii the Judges nearly every time
shown. John Spratley's Virginia liorso
Water Boy. a grand specimen of tho
rugged yet icflncd tpe, and n dappled
gray In color, was placed third in this
novice clan, while In the one for (horses
over 15.2 hands Mrs. tlerkcn and Mr.
Bowman selected two grays to head the
class of twenty-seven entries, Mtn,
I.esllo K. Kciffer's Grand Parade getting
me Diue ritoon anl Charles F. Hubbe's
Thistle Down the red ribbon. Emlle
Antony was Up on the Hubbs mare, and
Bhe performed much belter than In
Brooklyn, vhcro she ueemed disposed to
go back to tho Kentucky saddle gaits
of her anccMors, Tho winner ln this
clas3 wits a flno big horse, lSliand high
and ns handy and light on hla feet as
any of tho smaller ones. J. B. Llnerd's
First Mate, disqualified winner of the
Presldcnt'i Cup In Brooklyn, finished
tnim.
The indoor polo tournament, which Is
a feature of tho show, brought together
iho West Point team from the U. S. Mili
tary Academy and the Fox Hunters, hail
ing from Durland'a Riding Academy, for
the first game of tho ecrlcs. Capt. Pat
Uafforty, Cap(. Anderson and Cap(, L.
Brown played for the army, while Max
Phillips, Herbert Winn nnd Archy Klnny
made up the Fox Hunters. Jhe latter
team gave the West Pointers five goals
at tho outset by wnv of a handicap, but
even with this ndfcintago the military
rr.f - were no match for the civilians, who
r...t.lt 6 goals lo 3 for (heir opponents
In tlje first period but lost half a goal
on a'foul, anti in the second period made
the final score 14-i to S3 in favor of the
I' ox Hunters.
Frederick D. MtcKnj'a bay gcldlug
Checkmate, that ".on the clumplomlilp
ip Brooklyn last season, stepped proudly
1 to the front. In the cla-'s for women's
' horses, btating Miss Clara S.
I'eck'fl well known winner Atlai, lis
wen as Hit o uiory. Water Boy and
sqveral others. Brooklyn horses were
placed first and second tn this class.
The awards :
Cl! -tl-Juir.pet. 11. V. Bell's Peril, first
M. J. Dpraney's sandy, second: Harrey S.
Ijilen' (Mvlljht, till 1 ill Climbs 1, Lanier's
Dixie, fourth.
Cls 30-C'ot;ce jadflle liornes under 1J.2
baods. Ml Jinke I.lnjett's llirjdyr Itose.
flrt: V. II. Vldor's Nibtle Xlght. second,
John fspmtle.v'K Water ISoy. third; C. R. Mc
Donald's Jl.itl's Peavlne, fourth.
Ctais 31 -Xovlre saddle hones eiceedlnc l-"-2
hfindti. Mr. I.tlio V. Kelffcr's Or. lid Parade,
flnrt; Cliarle V. Iluhbi's Thistle Mown, tv
ini.li .1. II. I.luenl's First Mate, third; Saiuuw
Keller JdcebVs 4lenfral I'errfiliir, fourth.
(Man. in Jumpers, thonn over triple hill,
William II. Vldor's All Aglow, flr.t; Clmlri
llnlU-r'H W. .1. P.. semud: L. I'. Vanlell'a
Wolverine, third; JI. V. Hell's Devil, fobrth.
Cla 24-Wt-niea's Side saddle Iwrses under
1.1.2 hards. -rederIek D. MacKay'n Check.
mate (Mis. Alice Webb), first; Miss Clara S
Peek's Allali, second; )1U Helen Mflller'
WnTSi thtrrts Jdm Spratley's Water Bo'
m JIirlo 1mltf. TI:conlxnl. fourth.
Cla.1 H2-Offl-ers' eharcers. O. .1. ("Slide's
Orav Boy. flr-d: X. -1. Jtwj's lh-'nilnin, f
ond: 1 li. Valentine's llottentot, third: Sam
uel Kriler .IneoWs Oneral Pcn&log, fnurth.
ll.is 14 Barnes ronlen ejiTfdlns; 13.1
hands. Mrs. P. P. Can-an's Ilamlltoi name,
flr.t; same owner's Hamilton Dlsnthus, re.
nnd. Sinie owner's Tlstlugtun Ilelle, thl.-d:
M. Kaplan's Oxfnl Irlnce, fourth.
ri-i'. ''.-Snddle horses excee.1 na 13.2 hand.
Mrs. Leslie K. Kelffcr's Oraiid Parade. flrsU-i
JUSS .11,1' ... IWnuilil , ( ui., -rvuimj .ui.K
Miriam I.ery's Prince reward, third: Mrs,
Philip Srhleu.tncr's Jack SlM'r, fourth.
HAnVAHD XIXK IDLR.
Boston', Mass., April 27. The Har-vard-Bowdoln
baseball game which wal
lo have been played here (his afternoon
was postponed on account of cold
weAlher. The Univcrsltv of Maine, will
I play Harvard hcie to-morrow.
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Nr.w Haven, Conn., April 27. Yale's
spring trad: games were hold to-day In
a drlszle nnd a chilly wind, but fast time
was made In the d,lstnnca runs. The
half mile by Harvey Uecd In J minute
and 59 2-5 soconds being tho cloverctt
performance of (he day. Sam Feldmaii,
a freshman, captured bpth sprints easily.
The summary:
liO Yard lliirdloa 'Won by K. V. O'Brien,
'21; 3Conci; V, 11. Bradford, '23; third,
Totton lleftelfinger, 'SI. Time, 10 3-9
2!iO Yard Hurdles Won by Totton Hf-
feillnger; second. RberriOk,' '20; third,
O'Brien. Time, 37 ?i Wonda.
100 Yard Daub Won by. flamml Keld
man, '23s second, J. H, Paul, '23! third,
E. A. Jones, '23, Time, 10 2-5 aeconda.
220 Yard Daah Won Feldman: second,
J. II. Urlekerhoff, '23; third. Paul. Ttm.
2 secondi,
440 Yard Daah Wen by Peavey Heffel
fiiiBnr, '20; acconil, Tench Coxe, '111; third,
John Stewart. Time, 51 neconda.
Half Mllo Run Won by Harvey Heed.
'21 i Becond, V. W. lllllls. '1:2; third, 1!,
W. HJcmnns, '21. Time, 1 150 l!-5.
One .Mils Ilun Won by John Wilson,
'22; second. E. C!. Vanderpyl, '2.1; third,
B. B. I'lsher. '20. Time. 4:44 4.3.
Two, Jills nun Won by V. U Dudley.
20; second; (!. II. Hleh, '21; third, W. B.
Kelley, '22. Time, 10!0.
Pole Vault W, W. Wchbir, '21, and
T, p. Oardner. '21, tied for liret pliice at
If feet 0 inches; third, Herald Sweeney.
11 feet.
Broad .lump Won by Q. Ttelnecke, '22,
dlntanee. 21 fsct 3 Intlies: second. Thome.
'22, distance, in fest 11 inches; third,
Paul Cooper, '2.1, distance, 10 feet u'i
Inches.
High Jump Won by It. W. Landon. "21,
dlnUnce. 3 fett 8 Inches; second, K. F.
Pott"r, '20. distance. S feet 7 Inches; third,
D. W. Forsyth, '23, distance, 3 feet 0
Inches.
ruttlnu tlie Shot Won by C. 0. Bolt
wood, '2.1. distance. !i0 feet 8'i Inchea:
second. It. 13. Jordon, '23. distance, 39
feet 8 Inches; third, II. K. Cross, '23, dis
tance, 37 feet 0 Inches.
Throwing tho hammer Won by John
Acoatn, '20, distance, 128 feet BtJ Inches;
ssrond, It. V. Anderson. '21, distance, 121
feet 3 Inches: third, A. M. Vorhots,- '20,
distance, 113 feat 1 inches.
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