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THE SUN, SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 1918.
Boston lYomenGolfers, Following Lead of Local Association, Vote to Stage NO TITLE TOURNEY FOR HUB GOLFERS I !(ilon Women Decide on Hcd Cro Week Competition Instead. j OTHKli NEWS OF LINKS-, T ir U omcn'f Golf Association of Kofioa n' Hs nutiual meeting last T'uuis ,1jv f'h 'n line wllh nil the other golf oie-nltis; bodies and voted not to con- -i -1 its usual championship tournament i's -eason. This was rather n surprise, 'n- 'he asneiatloii held the event last iir However, the members felt that nr conditions Justified them In calling ie event for 1915. a plan fr the championship tsere ' be .hi entire week of tournament , -s'f probably early In .lime, for Hoston ",nen sKcr. It will be known as ' i ... ....i, t.. t. if U I " s, srist nit riiiiuiiti ivv ui ,11) he chamcd to each entrant in each -vei.t. the entile pio. eeds to to trre ...1 IU. . i,il be held hs usual t1iroueno-.il the sea- nfr muy be " dKHcult of ex- ' decWonlesn bout with Williams In Mad-o-i nesrlv cverv Thursdav finding a Pl'iaHon. non Square Harden, and those wno xne -.jjr.iair.eiii or team inaicn imkiuk piaie . i re of the clubs belonging to the as-.j.-.alien. It was again voted not to -atiiclpate In Intercity matches with Ve-v York and Philadelphia, Tills will ''O'd soiul until the war t.s ovc". 'Hie following were elected as an ex , -jute committee to serve for one year: fr. I! W Paley, Ml Anne Nnsou, t!. Harriott Curtis, Miss Kntherini )Jtll-..n. Ml... 1. il. Uelchcr. Miss Nellie I Brlshim and Miss fcdlth Stevens, Miss Kdlth Stevens. The . of the association who-c- icxt ear are ns flios: n.er officers 'errns exilre next "resident. Miss Kleanor W. Allen of vi -.-nt -.iri.ni Mr. it .ict. i , , ' Oakley, secretary-treasurer. Miss on o: fai...y C. O.good of the Country Club; t-stjnt secretary-treasurer, Mrs. J. D. 1 tVoiddn of Ilracburn. Considering the faM that he l only :.1 ruy Oulmtrt, brother of Franilr, audi yens of aci-, the pugilistic carer '.: W!lft0. Is attracting a great deal of at- j km William-, w ho nan knocked out bv fi'ion ai the Wannmakci- School, tlcljoe t.ynch In I'hltadclphla la.t Tuesday, ta-iJIes hi. clubs with Ibe iriln of i mns. .t,,lr.,l ,.il.r .l.r,,..it ni.ldiA . .-.K.ll.l... . .I.JIf. ....1... ..... iai iHin ins itiuu)i, ul ,,.'i!u,v mi- i snOUDI lie at llio UC.'tlu O: 111 pllystcai l" l.'i- WUftiiaueii- .in,ii,- . n... .lartlng hi- knowledge of the game to powers, hence Williams's sudden ilcterl-1 f il". If Pempsey can tame the lumbei ither If his more Illustrious brother, j oration Is dlrrlcult of xplsnatlon. t'o- hi- Morris, the Ctah man will havo to be funds, wete Riving thes lessons ho ' sibly hla retrogression was due to the lucepteS its a worthy contender tor the oiH not be any busier than is Hay. j con-'pletc i-hnne in his ni.de of life. I hs.vyw eight champlonshl-j lis ctigagemcnt books are full for eel!i ! I'rci lou? to becoming a boxer Williams' Mortis and Dempaey met in a four lhMd and many other aspirants for "lamplonshlp honors have been turned over to other pio'csslonals of the school. R.y is somen hat of a ventriloquist. T.ie last time he was in Boston he caused x commotion on a street car. He made laeh peculiar sounds with his lips that, -.hs motorrnan and conductor thought -a:.il was running Into the gears and 'req-irnlly stopped the car to investigate. Jack MtlllTan on Visit Here. .Is , Sullivan, who was dlsquillfied s.'ie f.r , !,, Tv7.it Vm. eet, iv),ii . . t ,, , , . . . ' makers just for exercise. W hen he. 'ud linl.hed a turn with the clubs and s about to don Ills hat and coat and all It a day two young ladles standing i.ar asked him to hit a few mor. Jack. ?",, ,u. l""- i m..to i. r utu "T- iii.h imiiiiE 1011 v , , .. . r I ;hen Jack finally oult one of them ex- '.ilrierl: 1 "Dea-, I with be would hit 30in? moie. ' ju'i love the way he gets his back into I 'he-n, ' hnnlit 1 mpriiTr Mnsholu t oiirsr. If Joseph P. Hennesy. the new Park eif.rulssloncr of The Bion:.. wants to nattc a hit with tho eolrers he will see o that more attention Is paid to the ".sir Mosholu links during the coming 'jon. Although Mosholu lies practi cally alongside of the old Van C'ortlandt ceivrse. for some reason or other It has not been kept up as attractively as iome ' would like. I What was needed most there last sea-; -on was attention to the greens. They , fere nol cut frequently enough, and lifrc s nothing takes the enthusla.m out I i' .1 -ilayer more completely than unkept j Liit ic greens. A Joc.il golfer long a vy.ee of the public i.nks called up last U sui to exjiress his popes anil fears con- -niiiK me ouiiook lor ine coming .ca He ald: .iiositoiu coma ne mane one or ine ire-t attractive courses anywhere near Vew York. It presents real KOlf sltua-, 1 ori. hm It must have attention, for ie majoiity of golfers who go to V.in , ' orllandt would not mind the extra walk up to the hidher ground If they tot real solf by so doing. Yet all golfers re more or less lasy when they haven't r their clubs working, and when it's a toss up between two courses a great 'nany will refuse to take the five minute xtra walk. That In a measure explains .y there was so much more golf played on the lower course last season." I' would be a fine thliur to see. Mo hehi placed in commls-.sion .as toon as 'he snow Is off the ground, Being high i.d dry on the plateau it will get Into eondltlou two or three wcoks earlier 'hau the courses on the flat. ,!de from v mere standpoint of upkeep it snoulil e n good proposition to make the ou e as atttractive as possible, for It r V - i ean? revenue from permits of at' ',n1,l.UrTr.... f. ' I' was the Intention of Pat Doyle, Oeorge Fotheringham, Will Macfarlane and Ilmmel French to make the clicult f "pen tournaments In the South this nter, but this combination had to be 'arranged because of changes in the piarjt of Macfarlane and French The last named will not be 'able to i leave fur some time due to illness In his family, while Macfarllne called oh his pieposed trip In order to look after a t' green. The former Hudson Klver t'oiltllrv Club man will have c.hnrue of a private course on Img Island and will eport for duty on March 1. HIh as Itlant, Al Novak, has been engaged to lnnl; after tho Hudson Tllver Job. Tom Boyd of Fox, Hills and Charles Iloffner of Phllmont took the places of. Maciatlane and French. Incidentally! they aie not the only "pros" who will Miy In tho South, as Cyril Walker of1 .snac kamuxon and Louis Martucci, the me armed golfer from South Orange plan to get away in a day or so. Carl mieron and his brother Ernest, con-n-eted with the Lawrenco Park Club, 'lied for Florida last Friday, Until the Women's Metropolitan Golf isociallon gets soma word from the Apawamls Club It will not know whether that organisation will care to handle the association's spring tournament. Prior lo the recent women's meeting In this city It waa .understood that the Wykagyi Country Club was keen tor the attraction, yet no ajtpUoatlon waa filed. rosslbly the fact that the association decided to substitute a spring tourna ment for the reanlar championship evsnt hau something to 4a with dampening me ardor of the wrkacri reareeeniaiive. H Is understood, however, that Weet eheiter county la In Una for the event this year, so If Apawamls should not' are to offer It ceurse It will ft up to "me other organisation In that vicinity vDiigr, Tornadic Rush for Posf of Boxing Commissioner Regiment of Earnest Patriots in a Scramble for a Posi tion That Never May Be Created Zbyszko Carrying Title Joke Too Far M UOJtS Mill) w.iat appears to be an exhlbl-' lm. of haste candidates for Boxing Com- .11 e m "Pf'ns'ns "l -m 'very side f the roped sciuaie. Publicity bn- ' leans have hegmi to mcgapluno the v lr- .ji .riiiiui iiii-n wno - ii ll'amilis and Inclination nie admliuhly tnte.1 for l"";tloii." Glowing statements of the .".tpiinilltle,, of other e;:ittiien ore fol- lowed by the sad mlm'sslon that they "could not be Induced to accept the position." M.vidly a In am h of human endeavor hut Ih represented by ome patriot will '"K " -'acrince himself on the altar of P"c duty and net as Commissioner for 11 lM".v stipend of $7,000 pe-.- annum. In view of the facl that the McCue 1 i . nropoiltia; a n-w bi.Mm; law vas In- tr,' - ll";';'! n' ti" atid now is In 'ommlttec. the headlong rus'.i of nsplr- fn- (I,- . . 1 , I It Is not a certainty l.iat tli bill will ecr be leported from committee and coutblently expected a knockout. I may be mnothereJ. If reported from Hut the caution of the manager of the ' co-nmittee. favorably or unfavorably, the ' Baltlmorcan spilled the beans, for ."Ill proposed measure may never teach de- Hn-.. under Instructions from Harris. b:ilorote. i boxed a cautious ten round bout with Kven If It should he vassed by both Coulon. and neer cut loose durng toe Houses of the UeglslBture II might be contest. Williams waa accorded the pop-' vetoed by the C!o e.-uor. tilar decision and Touloji retreated Into Therefore, !u view of the' uncertainly , shell and declined to tonsider ail-, ,,, ". "'"l t . . r o, f ,hm.. ! tor H!,uton m ,8 . on,y ceKpiicable bm repre- ht,nrtbte. , , - : ;:- : t It nl,t,l v. le .1.. ... .. ... mem 01 wouio-tu- commissioners wa ted ,ni ...m, ,i,. ,h ,r-. 1,111 . ov;denco that it has n chance oping into a law. . " f rteel- Wllllnuia'a Decline. . . .. . .. ... . . I was a newsboy and led the outdoor life ' of these hardv voungsteis, The boy did not make niucli headway as a boxer until he was IT years of ase, and he found it rather hard sledding. His first professional bout was in 1910. and it was a year later that Ms stamina and hitting began to assert themselves. 1'iom that time forward he became a factor in the bantam champlomthln competition and hU carulucs Increased to an extent never dreamed of hy the former newsboy. With the Intlns of money Williams W"" " lend a luxurious life. Although uu u uuu irj, ivi lilt' riuiut .v..-, nmi net. . . ,mU nrtti , A, n i.iu carried him so well, and became a hluh liver In the matter of ilch food, late hours and indolence. Appnrent'y this mode of life sapped the wonderful stam ina that had carried lilm thr ugh so many desperate ring struggles. In sub- sUni.,, nrosnerlty turned the head of the. champion and not only caused him to ,p.e ,,,f tllie ,)Ut a,0 t llm oul of . t I UNGER FAVORITE IN BILLIARD TOURNEY Should Have No Difficulty in Winning Class C Championship. .landing of the Players, w. i,. it. r Av. i r, lT,-iT i a i.r.-'' f, . 4 14.j 1 ii" I v'.T., -4 lii-sit 1 htllliird r. .v. L'nser. . ., n. Mciioiin, ... ,' dT . . mi. vv, Sp-sr. . .4 Hru?l i L.ir.re U jt-. -1 A ijartin-r 1 With the Class C amateur ,..imev In Us las! wee'j a Lawler's ' ..., ... nrooLi,. ,he ba'tle for flrstl""' Mt'ul s-'1"0"1 wU which Caddock Ptl7 seems to have narrowed down to Ferdinand A. Unger of Montclalr, N. J.. and 11. McOowan of Brooklyn. The Jerseyman. with a clean score of six vic tories and no defeats, naturally Is In the best position to capture the title of the class. At the same time If he drops one of his tlnal two games and Mctlowan can win Ills iievt four, there would bo a tie. The chances, however, nre all against McCowan overhauling the man from .lerej Provided Cnger plays up to the form he has shown up to date he should have no Iroublo in defeating Gardner and his only hard contest will be with McOowan. The latter, wl o made a poor stait. naa Htejdl(!j ad now Is plavlng a very sieauieu onu nun i .m..i. ,,,, consistent came. Without ques-' rmVilX 'f gr a tussle al- j I'-rrv'-'bea' a8al"'1 " ' rroni the way they plaved the past week. Servatlus. Neustadt and Brussell should have something to say tegarding tl-.e disposition of the other prlres. Ser vatlus. the dean of the amateur cue men, ls plavlng a remarkably good game. s.ieer looked exceedingly well for a time, but lie falteied toward the close and ended nts scneuuiea gnir wim -n even break of four victories and four de- Ungcr and McGowan will have their tussle Wednesday and unless there are a number of ties the tourney will wind up, before next Saturday. HERMAN TO DEFEND TITLE, j lit I.'urlr Draft. Bantam tlkamplo Kaaier to Meat Cfcallcnaatrs. New- Oiu-eans. La.. Feb. 2. Pete Her- win defend litti title as bantam weight champion of the world against Johnny Ertle, Kid Williams. Frankle. Burns, Pol Moore or any otnar bantam. I'eta Herman must go to war. uisirici Appeals Board No. 1 placed him In Class 1. Division A. special uivwmm uujbi.i i Immediate call. Herman Is the two hundred and fifty-eighth man In his board. Ills division has to furnish 50 man by February IS. Herman says ha Is willing to go to war oui m wii -ia all tho bantams a chanca at hla tltlo bo for ha goi. JfOVBLTV IZf. 8rCa.TlXC. A novaKy In skating la to be- Intro dues at tha lllst Stroot Ice Skating P."A?rmnnu"h;Wn t.Sr.- CiiTii. .hsttna- rontaata each .nMttt ttlO o-clook. As theimonla It roust oe numuiaung to wi name ImpUea, this will be a contest for couples, but Instead of figure skating It will be a contest1 la plain skating. Two nrisaa will be awarded for gracefulness. -Wo entrance fs will be charged. COt.VTt'.R. lh hovlnir .I,,,. . ........ ... a livelihood. . ' Thv manner In which William- galn-d the bantam title was Int-reita,,;. , .1 diniiy Coulon laid claim to tli. title aner tic re remenl of i.-f.ni-.;le Nell. and, although the Chlcagcwn's record I 111- tin wa.' not Impressive, ha was t': choice of the West and wan ac-lalme the West and wan no -lalmci the champion. Williams knew little of the politics of the rame. but Ills aitute manager, Sammy llnrrto, icalUeJ that i the Baltlmoiraii would have to get a j match with ronton In oir tj acquire a . clear title to the bantam championship. I Getting Coulon Into the ring was' a , difficult matter, for the pudgy Chlcagoau had reliable information as to the capa bilities of his thallenger, and Williams bllltles of hli had done thli his class, a . things In the ring that proven Affftr inneS omtrlllia hv- the , the liunchlna: nower of the challenger. ?nTL ,m1tc". " ."?'. J?. J.'" 1 n v "f 1 ,."1, i."uu in nana tno llisiai.l ne eiuerei i , title conteat with the Baltimore Coulon was shamed Into making- "" h.-iIa1. i.aI. ,k Anil ana n-a nllt t0 Hieen in ttie third round. n,. i. ,, n...in il,nt Williams . '?rTe l". .I"".1.'0 1 hat -tv tiliams ii.ui np uvokieo malt uvinp ami coniinueo. tli" ."!ir.-le life, would have lasted tor I :nsnv vears ne . ationft- ronteniter for 1 the honors In the bantam class. I Test for Drmpsey. Jack Dempsey will have a crucial test to-morrott night when be :s -s'tied-ulrd to box ten rounds with t'avl Moirls I.. . 1 ... . .,.,..,,. ,4..u Ui. lound lout In San Kranrisio several weeks .i;o. and the youngster buffeted the Sapulpa giant about the ring and uade him look 'like a novt-.c. Pos.dbly the California climate af fected the big Oklahoma:! S3 that he waa unable to effectively employ his cuftomar.v foul tactics. In any event Morris's showing against Dcinpsey was so bad that the promoters Invited Carl to leave town. Without doubt Morris will make a great ifl'ovt to reverse the California de cision and Dempsey will have his hands full. At the same time Charlie- Murray is A careful promoter and will not tuiciaie unyiougn nouse i wraw on inr , Oempcys showing In a ten round contest will be watched with the gteatest Interest. . . , ... ., 1 arrrlns. n .1l.e- lou I r. Isn't It about time for 7.brko !o call' off the championship joke he sprung on the public after the final bout betwte J himself and Lewis in the Lexington i Theatro tourney'.' The chief bar to his championship claim lle-i in the fact that I the final contest with Lewis was a handicap mutch, Lewis being denied the ! use of the head lock, which was rot . barred by th mlc- of the tournament. tba ..i.. i,r.ia i...r.a ,rt.... ineiit regulations was the strangle, which fact was formally announced on the opening night. As no championship can tie at stake In a handicap conteat and as the barring of the head lock was the severest handicap that could have, been Imposed on Lewis, it readily can lie seen that Zbysxko's claim of having won a title Is nn absurdity. Kven on the basis of viclories In the tournament. Zbysako lias no basis for a mie claim. Lewis won several morn D0,-l ,n" 'l!,, and won them more imprcsslvelj. Lew iw unquestionably Is the classiest "le fh-as-catch-can camp, and until be Is beaten In a fair competition he will have the best claim to the title. If Lewis's, head lock Is to be barred then the toe hold used by Zhszko, the body Hclssors employed by Steelier and !l.3s o;i ldc nnnlrnli ,111, v. nl... Alln.1. ated. The wreatllrig contingent will not com- j mend itself to public .favor by dlscrim- , Inatlng agralnst one form of brutality t and permitting others to continue. ' i Rivera's Wealth. Joe Rivers, once a formidable rival of the lightweight stars, recently received t"o a second for a ring engagement. Ho met a boy named Jon Benjamin on the coart, and the .Mexican's share of the purse waa $400. He sloped Benja min in exactly sixteen seconds after the gong sounded for the first round, which gave him $25 a second for his work. Battling f)rlega. ihe lul' breed who , U'J"'1"K ''r1Pa- 'r " nreen wno iWL '' 0 "fI others, does not seem to fight so well when away fiom home Ortega went to Portland. Ore., recently and engaged nn unknown named Al Sommors lu a ten round bout. Somnvers got the popu lar decision at the end of the tenth round. Uotch's Aintsslng Contest. The most amusing contest In which Frank (lotch ever took part was staged in Anaconda, Mon and the conditions were unique. Ootch was not very well known at the time, and a Greek strong man who conducted a lunch wagon, and who considered himself a wiestler, of feted to match himself against (Joti h Tne latter laughingly leftised, and the Creek, scenting a sidestep, pressed the challenge. iotch finally consented lo meet the Greek, 'and offered to wager ll.ftOO against the Greek's lunch wagon that lie would throw him sixty times in sixty minutes. The Greek Jumped at the proposition and the match waa on. For twenty minutes Gotch played with the Greek, and then flattened him sixty limes lu the Anal forty minutes. Then Ootoh refused to take the lunch wagon, which action was appreciated by the loser. eaten kr Mas. Joe Lynch and his manager are de trop In Baltimore pugilistic society. Lynch was matches to box In Baltimore, but excused himself on the ground that he was threatened with an attack of pneumonia. Then i.yncn went over to . rbirad.lphja and stop Kid W.l.l.ni, ' In four rounda. If Lynch had pneu- lams to realise lie wss beaten by a aide mau. The Baltimore authorities, how ever, do not think Lynch was sick and liave notlfltd hi in and Ills manager to stay away from Bslttmors. NEW SCHEDULE FOR C. C. N. Y. Haokelhall Tram Snt seriously ,f- fecteil hj Closing; Orilrr. I TI.e order clu.dnti thr buildings of Hi' I College of the City of New York has nnl 'hurt the basketball train'" K-lir-.lule sell ouily. ActlliR Manager Sldiicj Coodfilend Ibas tearraugfil 111 piiigrnmil'.es as fnl-' Ion: Pennsylvania giine r.ill. il off; Col talc. Fcbrusr I J. nt home : Itocheslei, , February -.'l, nl home: t'nloii. I'obruiuy !'. ut scher.cctuily : Poly Tech. IVil.ruaiy '27, jit Hiookty.. , T!.o ficshmaii team will mi el Stamford High S.-l-.ool fin the I'otmcctlcu' school's intt .... im .,, i. iii-,,. iia.o have been cancelled. ' Call for Tennis Supplies ; for Service Men in France National Association to Take Up Matter at Annual Meeting This Month Applications for Tourneys Received. A i;l .'v,- nis fcupp ,f for the us., of the American soldier' lu France ha. come to tli" Fulled State. National Law ii Tennis Association through Dr., J. R McCui(Ii leaa of hc y M. ( A. 1 work To ,nc ne''1 ,hl" f,llt' I lined awn to provide also the men 'camps ;u this countiy plans will be co:i- ! sldered a: Hie annual meeting of the , N,.,ona, Al.,oc!atloll on February 15. All effort will he made to utilize tin resources of the association for the ol d'.ers' benefit, so that all sin-h appeals can be quickly answered. lr. Mcs'urdy states that SO nets, li'.O dozen tennis balls and i!00 iackt-- aie iequired now by Ibe m!i hi I'rai e. Some chll" al- leady have fin n hcd upplie for c.-i'tih-i on this side of til" Allantc and indlca t10"" a,e th' Hie demand will tncicav Iu)in the weaihel t-evn, s iilavlnc. Sol Metzger. the old I'enn football star, who Is director of the Y M. ' A. camp at Alleiitown, Pa also ha- b-cf) work at Camp Dlx. has stated that a invited to t';e meetlr.-!. The ambiilan i number of courts can be built thete in sections laised by tin- national a.o 'la the spring and similar conditions are tlon are In training there. Plates in believed to prevail at othet camps and ; scribed with tl.e done' names have cantonments. j been prepared for the machines that will . I be assigned to the two sections when Ilr. Brrnft to Addreso Medina. , they aro ordered to foreign service, and In rfAi.or.lnr nlan bv which the as- h"J!np -"fecial equipment for the men ha- been made that the pro-eeds of cham- estio., of the apd ulaiiee plon.hlp tournaments next season be ; "'" " -tec oe of the mart, Ir-ei prov -Wei iiven to the War Department's Comml- 1 ," Vro,'',,' of. tho national s!ile ionm. Training .'amp Aclv.t.es for ,,-' lZZ tZ .slaiom - -.vhii-i mitiihuted to tin- success of the DrtCTIW VirUT 1 1ff unleiialilnc- by securing the coope-a'ion BJOMJPI Ifni lL,UD of piomtncut Wosfern nla.ier' ELECTS OFFICERS " "" New Clait of Members Etlab- .... j, n a V Lj Utneatlat r aentX. . Sptual rfpalr to Til). Si-.. ; Boston, Mass., Feb. 2. At the annual ! meeting of Ihe Boton Yacht Club ye- I terday n new class of associate membeis was established, They will havo tin Use of the Howe's Wharf station, will be admitted to membership without -In- Illation fee and will pa:, smallsr nniiiir.1 dues tnau HKUi.ir mei-iuers i uej win, be allowed to ny the cum mil gee. With a membership of between lini and 500 there Is cm oiled In. the club I fleet a total of '14 vacht", made up of ; 101 sailing ciaft, 22 auxillnries nmi :il steam and poaer boa'.-. Til" otllceis foi Hie IMS season are Commodoie. K. P.. H. I'rntidoii: vice commodoie, -I'laience 11. Pond . lear oommodoie, Frank C. Itlchaidsoii : sec letary and tieusuror, Waller Burgess, executive committee. Wllliuin II. Turner, Daniel K. Hoberts. Charles Hverrtt Ben ton and Cyrus K, Small; inembers,-i eomnlttfe. Arthur W. Stevens, Joseph W. Hodgklns, Kllby P. Smith, tieoige W, MoNear and George W. Ightmaii , 'legatta committee. Hoy v . l-igeon. chairman: Charles M. Hcuuuer. mines W. Chapiii. Henrj' W. Wesson, l.eroy A Jackson. John Black. Jr. and W. II. Litchfield. - NOTED MERMAID COMING HERE Miss Darat'k, Anotrallan Champion, ta Visit 1'. s. This sanimer. Sa.v FitvNCisi-o. Feb. 2. Mies Fanny "Durack of Australia, undefeated world champion slrl swimmer and holder of all women' woild's records from fifty yards to ope mile, will utrlva In this city .'fune 3 to tour this country and meet any amateur girl swimmer. This Infor mation was mafved in a cable yester day Jtv William I.'nmack from Mrs. Hush D. Molntosh. president of the Aus tralian Amateur Ladles Hnimmliig As sociation. Miss Durack will be accompanied hy a chaperon, probably Mrs. Mary Chan, i bore, the great woman nuthority on swimming. Mrs. Chambers has loured Europe with Miss- Durack and .miss Wylle. the other Australian champion. Yesterday's cable definitely states that Miss yylle will not accompany Miss Dnsack on this tour. Miss Durack will make her first ap pearance In thla country at Htanfor. University June 6, William Unmack, who Is making all arrangements for the tour, announces that she will appear In all the Important swimming centres' of tills amto and then go to the Pacific Northwest and to Vancouver. Ar rangements are being made fc - an Hast, era tour. PROMINENT FIGURE SKATERS IN TITLE TOURNEY L mV A H. . favorite tmt. SK W Among j " solilltis. Dr. .lotejih K. flaycroft of ' commission w-MI desc-r'be its woik, audi othc- speakers will address the annual i liieeil'-c on th- same subjec". t.vi -.:mmer the national association ' undertook to raise some muds for this I same ccm-ial purpose, but when the ainpalun for ambulance.; got underway ' I e ...itllrr effort latved. Now that the i aui'iulun,',- money has been secured ' man-, tennis filayeis unite lu the opin- ion thai no more worthy or popular , put pose ciflihl be served that to help provide equipment for t'.ie.mn i camp I'- I'.avcioft alrcadi has , 1 1 t' t n -l t .1 a' considerable amount of tennis nets, bi'ls and lackeis given by the members of ; t ti natlonnl asnriatton. and uddltlonal supplies n III hf secured as the ii",-i! dc- 1 iill-n I Inns for Toiiriipj .. Col II. II. Persons1? rommander of the t mtid States army ambulance service clearing house!""11 !'" 'ii oy uie imiiooa. nwi.i- Vppll'atlons have already bun re ived for Kjiictlon of to-ii Laments -or iipvi teason. The IWetanla Tenuis Club f ii"""ii -"id the Kansas cityTieid 1 1 "ub are among the early bidders lor championship tournaments, which it i proposed to have restored by the annual meeting. Insr - WTC CPWTTVfTTT1 T O n HI V lJnlB KjHtiUULJU Ai v. v. . X. ! Mnlumer PollficL Vrrnnac. for I i-in i ... ' i.irven villi, ly.. i.ie i.-nnis sciuuiiic i mc i o.ies . the Cilv of Neiv York will contain eleven matchc., according to nn announceiiieir ( h Manager Pollack jp:cnL,v. Ml o' the local colleges vvll' be round among the entiles, Columbia, N. Y I ., Ford- or .New von., secictary. ham and Manhattan belli-.' eMHcted to Fiancls . .Mc.Malion. 'If, of Soiub flgn up bCore the cud of the month. I Norwalk, was yestenl.iy elected assist Though the lint Lit ,s due rati) in ! ant manager of baseball for inn naroi. April, piactlre for the Lavender nickel "f 1 i I Mni.aKci- Ku.tlcy expects to wieldeis will besln Uic taller par! of : li.ivv a cuitailed sihcilule .eady in a this month, outdoor training will start! week. Sev.ial dates will be kept oih-ii as coon ns weather conditions perni t ' for service, teams Coach Stair will again take eharsc. I " rll A. Higginc football manager. TIioukIi Joffe, last jear's captain, and lgase. n malnsti, are not with the Heights team this ear, C. i '. N. Y is expected to pu. a strui? ngKregatlon in the field. Ivwcit, 'IS, this jcai's cap lain: Illlsky. 'li. and Schrelber. l:. will form a nucleus of veterans, while 'cliaplrn. '21, a foimer Morils High School star: Itablnovvltr. 21, who per- Tornied for Tonusend Harris Hall, ami Ilunslg, -21, another Monis player, will j no some sirong leentorcing BENSONHURST F. C. ELECTS. Marsh.,, Chosen Preside,,, .., Rrnoklin Oranulsatlou. on. elece 1 i.l fslC1 ii oilicciH for this year were the membeis of llio Beiisonhurst Field Club nt the annual meeting held at the clubhouse In Hhlier Park yesterday. The new board consb:ts of the following: C. i:. Marshall, presMenf, A. H. Bailey, (list vice-president: !. Delvalle, second vice-president ; F. M. Franklin, third vice-president ; C Gamier, fourth Ice president : It. llelgrave. secretary; J. Gautier. trcasuier: C. 11. Marshall, cap tain: F. H. Franklin, vice-captaln : John Kvelvn captain Hovers: W. B. Ottlvvell. vlce-cnntaln : A. II. Walrnud and F. S. Franklin, delegates New York and1 New Jersey Association. A. r. npooncr, w.to was a inemoer oi the Ktaten Island Cricket Club several vetirs ago, has earned tor hlmseir ex- reptlonal dlstliictlnn In tiie British army, He Is now a Brigadier-General, with the additional lmnorn of I) S, O. and C, M C. W. U. McWhlimle f the soccer tcaili of the Stnlen Island Cricket nnd Tennis Club bus I. ten icomm. n.lcsl fm the Mllltaiy Cioss. Red Cross Tourney Instead of I llllftsfcWi I aftiallkrAJtuior I KSmmm RETURN OF SPORTS AT YALE ASSURED Definite Aimoiinvenient Due iii ii i-cw unys Ainieies erin Trainiua'. Nki-i 1Uvr..v. Feb. 2. With Yale and Hcvard the on',;, rem lining larger In ylituti. lis In the country whose sports are on mi "informal" basis. Ell under graduates are -o-day awal'ing an nouiicenunt of a teturn to Intercollegiate competition with lisht hearts. That -uch mi announcement I only a matter of a few da.vs and that Yale will return to 'I,' fold of varsity sports ns grace full.v a.' ii-lblc, l concede.) at th hl unlve-s.t.v here. It vi as announced to-dav that practice the 'freshman and university H f. rur T horkev iims will be bld during thr enniinc vveei: on Monday. Tuesday and W..,lnedav In the St. Nieholas Hlnk lo Ne Viir!!. The nnme with tho Har- viud f.eshman team will take pl.ic" .if er t'.- vacation at Ciir'nrldge. In a : oobjb.llty o-i Feh-uari 11. The m-vt .-.line ad' l-e with the Taft School shortly a ft, t the Harvatd same. Prince ton ha n I et replied to the request lor n Bi ne. ;md the fcmalnilci of the liedulc is not (letli.'.'e Three service sn'.mminc league., com piisina four company and batterv '.eanis, have no'i i,en oig.inlzfd by the swim mine nunagemenl at Yale. The first ami second teams of each league will contest for the championship, and final to determine the interleagu a-,,, ..Ill v. l,r.!,l .Itrrlr rn. the games imp' l nitcts of Ii;.- jear The i all hn - dread y been (minded for candidates for the Pack torn and l: ook as f a go-id sized -quad w I'! e-i'er ti.e , ompet'tion fo p'.icc. Yale oaimcn ate doing much iudon-l-'.iim-ig . 'je In i-sadines when the big dilve begins lu the spring. livery c'. fort is bc.ng made to anance the an- mini leca'ti with Harvard at New Lon- don thl summer Th.v the o'd line ciovids w -jjhi take ta'n 'he evet I FARRELL FORD HAM LEADER. Clioseii I'rrtldeiit of Athletic As clatlon Other Srlepllons. 121,-c'lons for student officers of the I'lirdh.im I'r.ivelslty Athlellc Assccia- '.on weie held esterday tit till tho va- . .inc.es caused by ei.llstiiieius The fo - lowing were chosen to hold ofll, e for the 1 e jna i nd r of the collegiate yea- Fran- ,s V. F.irtrll of Neu- llochell,'. piesi- 'dent Joseph .1 Daliii.ise of New Ycik, i vi, .pics,ilnt . John F Cu'riin of New ' York, ti easunt. and Iticl-aid A. Kehoe j announced ycsteuluy a game with St Bnavrnture's College for October 12 at i Fordhnm Field CONGRATULATES DRAFT BOARD. . , .... . , ,, ... . nrla-.-I.e.,. rolls I ,.1,01.1. rllo In Itefnsli.u Ilsriuplloii lo llllrhlr. .U.,,1 tfatrh o Tr im-v . San I-.am:isco. IVlf. 2 - If the c laim of (ieary Stefreus. olherwlse Willie niU-hlr, to excinptlon from i.nnv sei'vice' Is upheld bv tl.e distil, t draft board' liin In. tttliilil nu tii.ll iiiill 1ii-vlir Id.' ..j V-. q. '..ewK In the ophilon , '' ';"' ,'t" comm. i miug -imP'i , "f '"'. ,'t" l "1",- comniami ug . amp., i V"".'"; ,',.,',,r,1 '""""''e ! ,!i 'l1' S;!;,,,.m,..P",'.n.,l'.m .cive.i u ,e,..-i u.i... .y, . - congiaju mi. nn .. .... "Fighting men would barn Ltixlug nioic cngeilv from one of theiil Town who when the time cnme. will I stand c come." vyiu i vt.iti.i enclvepiuid go with said i. en. roltr. ' with tlieni 111 the 1 1 cliches thoiii over the top, AOVIlll'V I.V IIII.I.IABIP.. A pocket billiard touinanu-nt for the ladle.' Stale championship lias been ar- ranged by Maurice Daly and the Biuns , wick-Balke-Collender Company. Tho comnany lias contrinuieet n Handsome i ullver ttophy. Mr. Daly also will con- .r.uu.r ...u...: .....t.. ... Fu-.n...v severnl prises to we awarded the various tribute money with, which to purcliuso winners, asluo iron, ine regular prise one will be given the woman making the j longest single score l'lie gnnies will commence to-morrow afternoon in id will be continued for one week, afternoon and evening, at Maurice Dab's billiard ncademy, Foity-nlnth sheet, 'in. I Bioadway. )J ! FIGURE SKATERS IN 3 DAY CARNIVAL 1 Mngland and the West, but Col, Jarob . j Itiippert, Jr.. who has been the leadlnp V inoi-i,.,! 1 finliiio- Tnli-lll fftlxhlbiior of the --monk's luted" for Allll'l It'll .s U'lUllllfc I Jill 111 IO lir,nly.elenl ls cnfl,,,lU hls Compete in Crystal lee Kink Thii Week. In line with the sURgeluii of the 'Covernmer.t that se.jorts be encouraged and nol .suppressed, announcement Is made of a series of figure skating con tests, optn to all comers, to bs held In tne I'n-ftal i';,. nival Ice Hink.' Broad wa a lid Xln"t -fifth Htieet. on the eve nltiRs o' February T and S, The Kasiern Skating Association of the Ituern-itloial Skating Union has trained a srncttou for the events, which vll' lie held' under tno auspices oi m ten II nt-rrnplxed JjCksoil Haines RkatinK i lub! which meetfl In the new rinh. Thr three Judges who have omclatetl at .every Important fiuie elating contest ,n th.s roiintry. Irving Brokaw. George H Browne of Boston and James A. i Crulk-hank. have agreed to serve, and Thcmas Healey has offered handsome silver ( ups for the events. I 'T Tor,ie0,es4r,Pnesadof t U fig! I number f not the P"ne" ure skaters, sjieclal efforts have been made to enlist the intereat of the Bi.t- - . ."rho SW-W 1 urrrr cuui in ht- in-. ...... j :. . . . . ... -.,, ... . ... , M Nat at it wtn..-r of the famous Hobim-on cup. on.- of the coveted implHe of th Hasten, skating world. Miss Weld will be reme-nbeied as the dainty little society girl who won the ."plendld Htppodrom- challenge cup In the series of flgute skatlnj contests held at the Hippodrome last year. !."he not only won over all the women entered, hill also beat all tho men. Charles Pll llnchum. who gave the cup. made the f broad stipulation that It must J he won turn times sua inav .n- n'"i ""M"n m i-asinir emries -ii i- lomenin- vn" ' open lo women us wen ns parativeiy new re.nure or ssa.ing von- tesis in riliscoumrf. Wliu the fort eon Inr. ngni? skating I contest was planned and Mis eld nsreed to en't" she was challenged fo the Hliqiodroiiie cup by Mrs. S II. Beres ford. winner of the World's Junlc- ' 'campion "hip ii. Flvur-Sk.itlrg, London, 1H14. Mrs. Betesfoid Is now a New Yorker and would have skated against .Miss Weld last car lc.it for an Injury to her foot. In the contest bctweui these two women ep-rt sknlern nercancrut toresee the mo-it Interesting If not the most tm - poitant llicure skating- event tver neiu in j this country. Both of the women are COUal to the best men skatdS of the 'rolling, et earn line an inoiviausi rstjie. ai-.tl tne comrasis on ween men- tstylcs will fmnlsh a fasc'i,.itln purlins e en- Tiie local s,;ater enteieo for the tlil'e e cut. aie (J, M Lines, now in the serv ile, but not fur away and ready to de fend his title fo the best place nmong our .local skatnts, B. I. T-.ngel. who learned Jhe sport in Switzerland and whose i 1 fisure.s aie said to he as accurate as these skated bv anv amateur in till ountiv: J. B. Llherman and otbnr mem- hers of the fnii'.oii" i lists Skating Club. i Miss nosallne Pumi. one of the beat ' . . ...... American sKatcrs, is enterea tor tne u-"..u n-"-"'-" mi ..ne ... .. umh women's event, as aie Mrs. A. T. Biker, try. as well as several from Canada, who made an excellent showing for her- I The show at the Park Avenue Hotel ?elf In the Hippodrome contest, and Miss 1 will be the first ever held for the York F.thcl BUur. n oung society girl, who Is shire terriers. I lias attracted flftv regarded a probable winner of the entries novice event on Friday v'nl-is ' The figures to be skated aie selected , from the International ptorram'iir, and while reasonably dllllcull. are t'..oe i usually performed by the !vi of the amatems hereabout The orrts will ' hestiu promptly at S -;-.0 VVelnsda . (Thursday and Fiirtaj oveninss before After the ice Is cm up bv public ue the contests public slutting will be pci- MARSHALL SHOWS SKILL. Ills III liaiues In llxlilliltlun nl MtiinltHneaus I liess. I'I.i.muk ngalnsi twen'v opponents in ins exhibition of simultaneous pla. al " .ii'-rcaniuc i.iornry ' ncss .vi.. nun. 111 1 imaueijiiiiH, in.i rnuii), ri.iiie .1 Marshall, the 1 'tilted States ihess h.nnplun. i nine within an , c of making ' :' ' I'--"' wm-ii. The champion succeeded in viiumng nliiitetn of the games mid diawing the twentieth against J Itoblli- flll w p,HV aKllll , j.nnphia 'at the Central V M. i' A. on Febru- I a i v 20. ' Anottier engagement has bee,, booked , ',,,,,, t rooUyn lujtllu (v, , on Marcli It . , ,o ,, ,j-Hliall on tin- open- ' f(lUo;.c,, ,'lVa simultaneous pe.- . n ' . . . 1 . . . . . . Z'T" hull s 1 lvan. Tho annual diuiie.-- of the , . ,,.., nlllIlc,. of ,e D lnelWtu (m .-veiling of Feb, II- .-ry 15 will I- preceded by a rapid Iran- St iourn.tl.ieut between eight of the I leading mellopolltan expeits 1""J," 1 O. V. Field was the fnsl to complete . u Hl.hw,ulu , , anuui c'.iMHiplonshlp ' ournnln(.,u of tho Maiihnttan Chess , ,-.uh yesterday by defealnig Major J. 11. . .... , .. . ..t.,.1 1... ..... Hicks In the first game played by the latter. Meld final score was I to 3, Oscar Chajes, State champion, In leading was Mo Land the only competitor with a chance to tie him Is G. K. Northrup, :i to 1, The stundlng follows: Plarert. w. . b .. I-iujeis. 'Ktlllnei ;i HilUaHeii W. L. Chiles t''L"n, t for.s,rUD , acM ,, 1 .'Ulowan ILL' ll.cbn , Vi m'll.cka Alfiod Scliroeder defeated Hoy T. Black, champion of Brooklyn, In tho first game of their match of five games up al the Brooklyn Chess Club, Scliroeder had the white side of a Roy laiprx and won after fifty moves by means of a vigorous king side, atlatk. Championship RECORD ENTRIES FOR FOUR BIG DOG SHOWS Wi'sfniinsler. Newark. Tomer .iniiin iind VorkHliiie ( Inbs to Hold SlioWi. I'KKINdKSK WIN PH.USK 'I'll i v, 111 be a ' ue blooded dog, buy ti uiitji for the I'otii- big sho.vs havo be-n np-jczed for him In t'-ls Milnlly 'a id ii .ii .'kf - that he will turn out In force nl impIi. 'I he exhibitions arc thu ' Westminster In the (iaiden on Pcbruaiy 1'n to 'Jt livluslve, t!i Xtwark Kcnm 'lub on Februar- 9 and the I-omera. I n!an and Yorkshire Teirler on Kebruaiy is. Tho N'e-.vark tlm-v will b held in the First Jleglment Annoty. while tlm Poms will go befoie the judges In the hallroo.n or the Waldorf-Astoria andths VorkHhlres will hold sway i.i the Park Avem.-p Hotel, The Westminster v. ill probably be .i record breaker. It nil! be held for the benefit of the Amerltan Hed C'rns anil for It an unprecedented number of en tiles are expected for each bteed. Irish wolfhonndx. f. r.'fit Dan.... l?o.. I !n wolfhounds and St. Ile-nards are leauing the breeds In the advance, en tries This ;ear the St Bernards are entered In lintiso.il trentrt. frn... v. i will again bo returned vit tor. He hu 'entered twenty-elght rough mile,', nmi J smooths In an endeaver to wl , the sec . jetair's cup. which has been buns: up ' for this breed by Lewis A. i:idriiBe. ."few Clasa Fills Well. . 'ierman sheepdogs will have a. il-e entry and the new class tor the coal black Belgian sheepdog has rilled Both old and new kennels will be represented by Chows. Dalmatians and ltus-lau wolfhounds. Bird dogs will Iiavo strong el.iM and til" selection of J. ltoblnou B'ar.l to Judge sporting spaniels Is believed to have helped the entries. Although awav on war duty, William Zlecler. Jr.. will oe represented by h! Anir.tii. IK.,n I bee- pointers I ollly !rby ,log lo win I'bc'all nae rhnnv .don'to-'e. ! i .p)0nstilp: Hlngllng Belle. Sne-kled r:wn sm ,-omiincMC Fran!i whlcn Ilob ., . MronR hefn natl(,n5 ..,,,.. .. Western and Southern field trial , Amone t,,e Knt,iisi, setters will l,e ,t 'Iam llBlrvbrn champion and litany I). Klrkover's Fairy Beau wlnn-- ' f ,he fle,J trl" ""'' h ced !,-. , year and victor in the first champion!.!..,. of ,h Amateur ti.i.i TrUi niu . . tLC Ox. 2rt nTonUi. " rirtrunwts iiunon, owner of the arcf - 1 51-:'. ?2rz ?" ,t,,i iiu over cveal bes . 'M ' Dainin flei.i e'l. v "i V jV, Hur ries, Mrs. Hodman Wanamaker and viir John Philip Sousa The annoiincemen' thai the Hnlld.-i C!uh of America will hold Its muxia stakes nt the Weslmlnster show l.j helped swell the entry of the biiadoj-. Host of Toi s lo 1iovt. Otncr breeds whb-'o ale I '-eh Pehinge.c. Brussels gnrtotis, America., foxhounds, Irish settet, French bu" dogs and Boston terriers. That the fanciers of The Boston tcr tier are taking arat Ii etcst in tile show i gleai.ed from the number of special piir.c-: sent 1n immedlateh aficr the announc-m nt that Daniel p. Hit. N had been iiplKiinted Judge. The list o' specials fills live and one-half printed pages of the Westminster premium list. The donors include Mrs. fleorce II. Pell, O Abbott Newhall. Lke Blake. John Wana maker. (5. W. Callow av and Henrse. i farker. i .w importations will be seen among the fox terriers, Irirh, Scottish, Welsh, sealyham and West Highland wnlte ..rri.rs. Vilif enrtv nnmlnnllnn. rei.al that homebieds will be prominent In each of these breeds. The Newarp Pomeranian and To:l;- -hlre terrier shows will be conducted bv I Wilbur Purcell, and this noted supe'- Intendent sajs each nil' attract an ui precedrnted entty. "oar Foln Show In Vrnapli. The exhibition In New Jvisev will 'our jiouu snow, w tn a m-ijoi uy oi jne llfty-two biexls lepiesemeq. More than '-'" Poms nre expected to go before the Judges in the Waldorf. Kntries have i .. .i i ..ti Ae i& tmrrlt-an Bred I'tki-t Praised. Wh'le Phantom of Ashcrrft. an lln,. hh importation, carried off stellai-lio'iot- :it t1'- tdntli annual special: . show, which was held in the PI.1..1 Hotel fo the benefit of Tht Sun's Tob.ico Fund List week. It was the Ameilcai bred puppies vvhuh attracted most alien tion Phantom, which I'.lbrldge !errv Snow. .It.. Tmported nt .1 pilre ald to br ti.3ui. was :reatl' admired and pi j- lainifd a lr.iar. b -t li's praises weie not sung any louder or longer than the vounc hoinebiids. Ilxpcrts who havo undo a special stud of the Peko de clared thai never before did such a hue lot of puppies go heroic a Judge. Ml. Arthur L Holland scored a double victory with her American bred ,loe. ller Cnco Tal of Ilydcgree was best o' those undi r clg it pounds and Wee ("boo of Hydegic-c -.iri-ed tho blim among the dogs over eight pounds, Of the little felloAS '.o- 1 vceeding '.x pounds Mlso S)bll Ha., ei's Nowata Po Pay wa.s adjudged best and Miss IOUlse :dey s Yuan of sunni-nrid non urn Pflr.e moi; tl.e ,ed rrul sa !,.,--. II A. . Baxter's .'hu.n.uc .cored . t .0 . 1,..,, ' '"r biscuit or gray btu dle. ' A,r" 1,n",in'1 ",40 " '''ue with In" A.nerl at, Lred bitch Douchka of Hyde- I nia Kiec Mi- M M Van Huien, president of ii.,- 1'ekingi -e Club of Aim run, put over a winner In the classes for honiohredj when her ICuna of Suiinj fleldsi Farm was declared bes, of the bitcr.es under eight pound i. Although Alls. M. 11. Harhy received a tcveise when her champion Chu Jen of Toddliigtou was compelled t bow befcte ' Phnntom. she had quite a successful . day. Altogether she woo thirteen nb- I t..n. Incllldlni fni.P 111.... an1 r.u..c. , I bons. Including four blues and rcservi la iwinnets nogs. For Late Sporting News, Page 10, Main Section J BV'KHY'f HINC, FOR Billiards Bowline Price- .'iiul Ts-nrs to Miit REPAIRS iY FXPERT MECHANICS The llriiiiOK l-k-ll:i,ke-t olle.ider rn :s to o m ' :.i " 1-c v .. in c iiMD, i HtMUHaWaWaVaaaWBaaaiBSa mm