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CHICAGO. 111.. September 10.?Amir?
tvar and kicking, liard lighting and all- .
round strife of the most joyous kind.
Washington fell again before the Sox yeslerday,
getting shut out in a game that
fnly went to show the greatness of young
Walter Johnson, even though he was defeated.
"Wonderful Walter" held the Sox
to three hits, gave only one ticket and
kept them guessing at all stages. I.uck
tv as.against him?luck and a combination
of one two-bagger with two succeeding
plays that advanced the runner from second
base to home station. Walsh was
rapped much harder and gave three
passes, but the luck was all his. and nobody
scored on his delivery, though they
kept coming near it, very near It. Twice
Washington runners nerished at the plate.
I ant] big Ed was kept jumping contlnuJust
before tlio battle Mother Cantillon
laid off Delehanty for the balance of
the trip, under full salary. Joe's action
Is one of the strangest ever recorded in
the annals of base ball. He has decided
to deliberately weaken the Washington
team so .as to give all the western clubs
an equal whack at him. If Delehanty
cannot play in Cleveland, he will not be
played in any other city. Rather than
give Cleveland such an advantage, Canlillon
takes Delehanty out of the line-up
for keeps, and will go against Chicago.
Detroit and St. Louis with iiis weakened
forces. "It's a fair deal to everybody,"
Said Cantiilon. "and also a rather emphatic
protest against Ban Johnson's ,
tyranny."
Nationals Fought Hard.
Although some scoffers might say that
Ibis looked like tossing games, there was i
nothing of the lay-down spirit visible In (
r^the Nationals yesterday. They fought !
?jike wild men all the way, and a per- j
sonal battle between I'nglaub and either ! j
Atz or Walsh was narrowly averted. The j
>>5ox were desperately determined to win. ]
and Cantillon's men did their hest to stop I
"Hibm. While the crowd, of course, was 1
.pulling hard for the Sox, they could not
tioip cneering ine worn 01 trie visitors, ami (
^Walter Johnson was pronounced the ,
grandest young pitcher of the season.
/ Only one run came over in all the tur- (
~Suoll of the afternoon. That one run.
"hearing a Chicago label, slipped over in ?
_4he seventh round. John Anderson, who
is still full of vengeful thoughts concern- !
Jrig Washington and Cantillon and never j
lets a good chance for gloating get away,
started the Sox half of this spasm with a
-murderous biff into left, which ran along
jibe wall and netted John two bases. Davis
"grounded to Freeman, who had his choice
?either to step back to first and stop
the batter or throw to third and get <
.Anderson, who was scooting along much
-Jike a three-legged zebra. Jerry hosi- !
-toted, threw and got nobody. Miserable
. play. Parent hoisted a long fly to Milan. 1
-Who made a swell throw home, but had little
chance to cheek Anderson, who *
lugged in the only run just as the ball
Settled In "Gabby's" hands.
, Outside of that one run, the Sox never <
?*inriussed Johnson's hair. He had them '
jumping through hoops and climbing cur- I
rant bushes all afternoon, and his field !
liad hardly any difficult chances to con- ,
.liner.
The Nationals kept hopping on Walsh. 5
-but always hopped off again before they 1
r< ould realize on their assets. Freeman
and McBride made successive hits In the
second?and got no farther. In the fourth j
. ( Mvmor hlotr thlntra HTtAn wif h 51 t TUfl. 1
. Vj I ItVt ViV ?? V t ? V J7V ?? ?? ? u ? " " ?
bagger. and was nipped off second while
doing an Ajax-defyig-the-footlights stunt. 1
Foolish. Freeman.
With no one out in the fifth, Freeman '
singled and McBride sacrificed. Street
^fanned. and Johnson cricketed one '
-through the apex of the diamond. Freeman
took a plunge for home, although
J>avis was holding the ball on second.
Naturally. Jerry came as near the base
as a monkey would get near a class In !
logarithms. They eraced him with great i
slaughter. In the sixth Ganley singled 1
and began to Salome up and down the j
, line. The ball came that way a moment 1
later.
? Two passes and a hit by McBride filled
the sacks, with two out. in the seventh,
bift Johnson, though great in pitching,
eould not deliver as a batter, fanning S
beautifully. I
The big noise of the day came off
In the eighth. With one gone, Ganley
drew a pass and Unglaub singled. Cates,
subbing for Delehanty, had been an absentee
with the stick, and Cantillon sent
up Warner. Jack hit right at Walsh, who
. -wheeled and trapped Ganley off the line.
.After much dancing Bob was run down.
Unglaub. meanwhile, had come round to ~
third, and now. seeing the plate unguarded,
broke for home. Walsh got in front
of him and they crashed together mightily.
Walsh was sent rolling over and
oyer, but held the ball. As soon as he
."got up. big Ed wanted to fight. Before
lie could get near Unglaub, Jakey Atz
-< ut in and btgan to bluster. Unglaub de- 1
elded to take a punch at Jakey's nose, it 1
[being impossible to miss it, but several
h'layers split them out. and the noise died
iclown. Neither side did anything further,
rabd so the battle ended,
i The score:
CHICAGO. AB. R. H. TO. A. ?.. '
.Jlabn. rf .10 110 0
pones, cf .1 0 0 1 0 0
[iKhell, lb 3 0 O S 1 0
^Anderson. If............ 3 1 1 1 O 0
ills vis. 3b .1 O 1 3 3 O
Jl'arent. si 2 O O 1 4 0
IMian. C. 2 O O 7 1 0
JT innebill. ,1b .1 O O O 2 0
"Walsh, p .1 O o 1 4 O
Te-nohue I o o O 0 O
Sullivan, c 0 0 0 3 10
Totals 20 1 3 27 10 0
Batted for Shaw in seventh inning.
? WASHINGTON. AB. R. H. TO. A. K
{ M'liui. cf 4 0 0 3 o o
Cauler. If .1 o 1 1 o 0
I nglaub. 3b 4 O 1 1 3 0
}?"?tev 2h 1 <? O 1 1 O
Ulvirer rf 4 o 1 ?? o o
"lii-eman. lb 3 O 2 l'? 1
'bb-Rrule. st. 3 tt 2 3 4 O
S?r>-et. r 2 1? > 4 O
.Jahjis<?. p........ 3 O 1 o 2 Oj
Warner ............... 1 o O o ? o
atttipkc. 2b O 0 o ti o 1
T ' Totals 30 0 S 24 14 2
Batted for dates la eighth Inning.
Chi'ago OOOOOOl O x?1 r
.W*?i.iugton 00000000 O-O ;
Left on bases?Chicago. 4; Washington, "
Tirst base on balls Off Walsh, 3; off Johnson. 1.
irniucB ?mr? kt aisn, : ny jonnson, O. Two- i
b**" hits- t'lymer, Anderson. Sacrifice blta? '
MeBride. Parent. Stolen bases?Davis. McKride.
Is.ubie plays?Walsh to Sullivan; Davis to Walsh.
,llit by pitcher-By Johnson. 1. Passed ball?
S/Sp<>|. T'mpires- Messrs. o'l-oughlin and Kyan.
-Tlnt"vf jfanie j hour and 37 minutes. 1
i y. i
New York Defeats Detroit.
DKTROIT. Mkli., September 10.?Detroit
hail little elumre to beat ("hesbro
yesterday, getting but one hit up to the 4
seventh. What chance it had was thrown 1
away by erratic infield work and Payne s '
poor throwing, following two scratch hits 5
in the fourth. Jennings shook up his in- J
} field in the middle of the game, and the
team looked stronger after the move. The I
iscore: j ,
Detroit. AB.H O.A.K. 1 N.York. AB.H.O.A.E. t i
Mi Int'rt If 4 <? ~ O 0 Mi-lh-'n. If 5 1 ? O n j
S'frr.ss.3b 4 0 2 5 o fouroy. 3b 4 O 0 2 O <
4-tniwf'il if 4 O 3 O 0 free. rf... ;l 1 1 o 0
t'obb. rf . 4 1 OOP Hemp'll.rf 4 2 1 0 O 1
Riw'D. lb 4 1 lfi 0 0 <;ardner.2b 4 O 2 2 0
Parjie c. . 1 0 1 0 1 Mor'ity.tb 4 2 11 O O ]
Schmidt. r 2 12 11 Ball. as... 3 1 2 S 1 ,
Ki!lifer.3b 1 0 0 2 1 ltlalr. c 4 2 3 0 0]
Tlbsh. ss . 1 1 O X 0 I'heubro. p 4 0 1 1 0 ,
5 n t 4 II
JrWhitfr. p. 2 O 0 r. O 1
wm. tt. p. o o o o > i
Jones 1 0 0 0 O l
* Totals . .31 4S1S 3 Totals....33 9 37 13 1 j
Batted for Winter In the eighth. j
Detroit 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 O?1 '
.'1U? York 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 O?5 j
* Kitna- free. Hemphill. Mortality (21, Ball and
Cobb. Two base hit?Morlarity. Hits?Off Win j
t<r. ? In H Innings; off Wlllett. 1 In 1 Inning. ,
Sacrifice lilt?Bull. Stolen bases?tree, Mori- !
aritv (21. Ball (2) and Blair. I/eft on basea?
New York. 3; Detroit. 4. First l>ase on errorsNew
York. 1. First base on halls?Off Cliesbro,
1 Hit bv pitcher?By Winter, 1. Struck out?
B.v Winter. 3; by Cheabro. 3. Fnipire- Mr.
F.vaus. Tiuie of (tame? 1 hour and 3." minutes. j
Cleveland Jars Boston.
'LKVELAXD. September 19.?Cleveland
defeated Boston, 2 to 1. Rhoades pitched
a no-hit same, but Boston scored <>n a
base on balls, an error, a sacrifice and a
wild pitch. Lajoies triple and Bemis'
SHUT OUT
WOULDN'T H
"Wonderful Walter" Jo
Double Resulted in
Finals Today ii
Players Tri
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* jamestc
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"Old Reliable'' Joins Naps.
CL.EVEL.AND, Ohio. September
19.?James McGuire, former catcher
and manager of the Boston
American League Base Ball Team,
has signed with the Cleveland organization
for the balance of the
season.
"I am here," said McGuire, "because
I may be able to help Cleveland
out. The Clevelands are playing
great ball and, I think, have
a splendid chance to win the pennant.
I am not as frisky as 1
once was, hut I will help in coaching
and other ways. If Bemis
should be hurt I am willing to go
behind the bat."
single scored Cleveland's first, while
Goode's single, Gessler's error and a wild
pitch was responsible for the other. The
score:
IMerePnd. AR.H.O.A.E. Boston. AR.H.O.A.E.
ioode.rf... 4 1 0 0 0 Ntles.Jb... 4 O 2 1 t
Bradley.3b 4 O 1 1 1 Lord.ltb... 4 O 0 2
liincli'n.lf. 4 O 1 O O Speaker.ef. 3 0 0 0 C
[,ajole.2b.. 4 13 7 1 Oessler.rf. 1 0 1 0 1
. il i .. m . r-v .r, I _ 1 M Ik O n n
MOVBil.il). .. 1 li> _ II lneney.ll.. J. ? ^ 'J "
Bemis.c... 3 1 2 1 0 Waener.ss. 3 0 4 7 1
Rlrm'tu.ef. :: O 2 0 0 Stabl.lb... 3 0 9 O (J
rVrrinp.sB. 3 0 1 2 0 Donohue.e. 3 0 5 1 1
Rhoades. p. 3 1 1 6 O ^roll?ni?.p 3 0 1 1 (J
Tola!*.. 31 0 27 19 2 Totals.. 26 0 24 12 3
Hp vol and 00010001 x-i
Boston 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0?1
Rnns?ftonde. I/Bjoie anil Oessler. First hasp
nn errors- Boston. 2; Cleveland. 2. Three-base
hits?Rhoades. I.ajoie. Sacrifice hits?Thoney
;2), Oessler (2). First base on balls?Oft Rhoades.
i. Hit by pitched ball?By Rhoades, 1. I.eft on
bases?Cleveland. 3: Boston. 5. Struck out?By
Rhoades. 2; by Arellanes. 0. Wild pitches?
Rhoades, 1: Arellanes. 1. Frnpire?Mr. Connolly.
Tlrne of game?1 hour and 39 minutes.
Double Victory for Browns.
ST. IX)nS, September 19.?St. rxuiis
kept up the tight for the pennant yesterday
by taking two games from Philadelphia.
In the first the score was 2 to 1,
with Powell and Flater the opposing
pitchers, while in the second it was 5 to
, with Dineen and Coombs on the slab.
Scores:
FIRST GAME.
St. b. AB.H.O.A.E. Phlla. AB.IT.O.A.E
stone. If. 4 2 3 0 0 Nieholls.BP * 0 4 7 0
Sebw'z'r.rf 4 2 o O O Oldring, If 4 0 2 0 0
Huffman,ef 3 1 3 0 0 Mnrphv. of 4 0 0 0 0
Ferris, 31). 3 0 1 3 0 Davis.' 11). 4 1 lO O 1
Wallace,as 4 0 O 5 1 Sevbold. rf 3 0 10 0
RTU'ms.2b 4 1 n 4 0 Manush,3b 3 0 12 0
r.Jones.lb 4 0.16 0 O | Barr. 2b.. 3 1 3 1 1
imitli A *> ? 1 /? i 'J 1 1 O ii
Powell, p. 3 2 0 2 0 I Flater," p. 3 0 0 5 1
Totals.. 33 10 27 15 li Totals.. 31 3 24 17 3
5t. l?uis 2 0 O 0 0 0 0 0 x?2
Philadelphia 0 0 0 O 0 0 0 1 O?1
Runs?Stone. Schweitzer and Barr. Two-base
lits?I'avis. Smith. Barr. TTiree-base hit?Stone.
Double play?Flater, Nicholls and Davis. Deft
n bases?St. LouIr. 9; Philadelphia. 3. First
Itaso on balls?Off Flatex. 1. Hit by pitcher?By
Flater. 1. Struck out?By Powell. 3; by Flater.
1. Umpires? Messrs. Sheridau and Hurst. Time
i>f game- 1 hour and 22 minute*.
SECOND GAME.
St. L. AB.H.O.A.E.i Phila. AB.H.O.A.E.
Stone, If. ft 2 1 O 0 <Icholls.es 4 0 111
chw'z'r.rf 5 1 3 1 O >ldrlng, If 4 1 3 o ?i
Hoffman,cf 4 2 110 durphy. cf 4 2 1 1 2
Ferris. 3b. 3 1 2 2 1 itavls. lb. 3 n 9 0 0
Wallace,ss 4 15 3 1 leybold, rf 4 0 1 0 0
SViUms.2b 3 2 3 1 O rfanusb.3b 3 12 2 0
P.Jones,lb 2 1 9 0 0 Barr, 2b.. 4 2 1 2 0
tpencer. e 4 2 3 3 0 -a pp. c... 3 1 4 2 0
Jlnecu, p. 3 1 0 2 1 loombs, p. 3 1 1 3 0
Plank 1 0 0 0 0
I :*ower?. lb 0 0 1 10
Totals.. 33 13 27 15 3i Totals.. $3 8 24 12 3
Batted for Davis In the eighth.
It. Louis 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 x-5
Tiiladelphia 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 < ?4
Huns?Stone. Ferris. Wallace. Williams (2),
lldrlDg. Barr (2) and Lapp. Two-base hits?Eerie.
Stone, T. Jones. Three-base hit?Lapp. Sac lflce
hits?Ferris. Jones (2). Stolen base?
Schweitzer. Double plays?Coombs and Davis;
iVailace and Jones. Left on bases?St. Louis,
10; Philadelphia. 3. Bases on ball*?Off Dlneen.
L; off C*>mbs. 3. Struck out?By Dlneen, 11;
>y Ooombs. 4. Passed ball? Lapp. Wild pitches
-Coombs, 2. Empires?Messrs. Iiurst arid Sherilan.
Time of game?1 hour and 44 mluutes.
SUBURBAN LEAGUE.
t
STANDING OF THE CLUBS.
W. L. Pot. I W. Tj. pot.
Brigbtwood.. 5 2 .7141 Petworth... 3 3 .500
I'arkrlew.... 5 2 .7141 Woodburn.... 1 7 .125
Game today?Petworth th. Parkriew.
Parkview Defeats Woodburn.
Parkview administered a coat of whitewash
to Woodburn yesterday afternon in
in Interesting game. Score; 5 to 0.
Chism was in fine fettle for the winners
ind allowed but six hits. Fast fielding
an part of Parkview kept its opponents
rrom crossing the counting pan.
The score:
Pkview. n.H.O.A.E. ? WWn. R.H.O.A.E.
>bler, lb. l o 3 o ? | Green. rf.. 0 l 0 0 1
jallag'r.3t> 0 1 2 2 0 Beach. 3b. 0 0 1 O 0
Van. as... 1 2 2 O O j Russell. lb O 1 4 O 1
illUer, e.. <> 0 5 1 0 Hiser. cf. 0 0 1 0 1
luas. 2b.. 112 10 Martin. 2b o o 1 0 0
hhiUon, rf. 1 2 1 2 0 Thomas, c 0 2 3 0 0
"Tilsm, p.. 0 O 0 1 0 Bladen, if. 0 0 2 1 0
"lift In. rf. O 1 o o 0 Huston, as l> 0 o 2 1
lidge'y, If 1 1 0 0 0 McDon'd.p 0 10 2 0
Totals... 5 3 15 7 0 Totals... 0 6 12 5 4
^arkview 2 1 2 0 x?5
IVoodburn 0 0 0 0 0?0
Left on base- Parkview. Woodburn. 4. First
iase on balls ?Off McDonald, 1. Struck out- By
'bisro. 5; by McDoDald. 3. Two-base hits?Nau
2>. Stolen Iwses-Fallon. Ill<lj{eway. Ourtin,
.'hism, Thomas. Iionble plays? Fallon to Gallather
to Nau; Bladen to Martin. Hit by piteher?
9y McDonald, 1; by O-hiam, 2. Passed balls?
fhooias. 2. Umpire?Mr. Baden. Time of game
-00 in In u tea.
\mateur Post-Season Series.
STANDING ?F THE CLUBS.
W. I*. Pot. I W. J,. Pot.
rroasury .'t 1 .750 Col. A. C 2 2 .500
larlnos 2 2 .500, Grace I 2 .250
Grace Team Easy for Treasury.
Treasury by defeating Grace yesterday
Afternoon obtained a good lead for the
hampionship honors of the amateur postleuson
series. The contest resulted in the
?core of 7 to 1. and was pulled off at
American league Park.
The church cam boys were outclassed
throughout and it was plain after the
second that the Money Counters were to
idd another victory to their string. The
ridding of both sides was on a par. hut
,t was at the bat that the departnientaiists
showed thetr superiority.
Hester. Treasury's best twirler and
practically the only man to be depended
an to win games, again mounted the
hurling block ami as usual ills work was
k-ery creditable. He allowed but five hits,
ill of which were widely scattered. Seven
men were put down by him through the
strikeout route awl only two men received
tree passes. Burch was in the pit for the
losers and was not hit for such an awful
lot of bingies, but being erratic bis work
was not to be considered extra fine. Five
men were given fre^ trips and he hit one.
Grace would have been blanked had it
not been for a wild heave of O'Neile in an
attempt to throw a man out at second.
There was plenty of steam behind the
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NATIONALS
IT ED WALS1
hnson Held Chicago to
Winning Run?A "Near"
i the Big Golf Tourneym
the English?Races at Gi
)wn ? 1 reasury Leading 11
teur Post-Season Series.
OFFICIAL STANDING.
AMERICAN LEAGUE.
STANDING OF THE CLUBS.
W. L. Pet. W. L. Pet.
Detroit. 78 57 .578 Boston'., 65 71 .478
<'levnl1d 71) 60 .563 I'hlla ti4 70 .477
Chicago. 77 61 .558 Wash'on 59 73 .447
St. Louis 75 61 .551 New Y'k 45 89 .333
GAMES TOD AT.
Washington at Chicago.
Philadelphia at St. Louis.
Boston at Cleveland.
New Tork at Detroit.
NATIONAL LEAGUE.
STANDING OF THE CLUBS.
W. I.. Pet. W. L. Pet.
New Y'k 87 46 .654 Cincin'ti 63 72 .478
Chicago. 85 53 .616 Boston.. 57 80 .416
Pittsb'g 85 54 .612 Brooklyn 46 88 .348
I'hlla... 73 6o .548 St. Louis 45 91 .331
GAMES TODAY.
Chicago at Philadelphia.
Pittsburg at New York.
St. Louis at Brooklyn.
| Clnclnuati at Boston.
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SCORES OF YESTERDAY'S GAMES.
1 Xew York. 7: Fittsburg, 0.
New York, 12; Pittsburg. 7.
Cincinnati, 13; Boston. 6.
Philadelphia. 2; Chicago. 1.
St. Louis. 4; Brooklyn. 2.
Brooklyn, 3; St. Louis, 0.
swing for a certainty*. The ball was picked
up some place near the center field
fence and by that time the runner had
! sauntered in for the only run.
Fulcher's batting was easily the feature
in this line, he having connected for a
triple and a single. A catch of a foul flyby
Salb was the fielding feature.
The score;
Treas. R.H.O.A.E. I Grace. R.H.O.A.E.
. Tornoy.cf.. 0 2 0 1 0 Walter.2h. 0 0 12 0
I Ixird.ss.... 0 0 1 3 0 j H'd boe. lb 0 17 2 0
j M'C"thy.3h 0 0 3 2 0: Uicker.cf.. 01100
i Biela.ski.2b 1 0 1 O 1 ! W'kera'n.lf o 0 0 o 0
, [ Gertm'n.lb 1 1 4 1 O Krrr.rf.... 0 0 0 0 0
Ilester.p... 2 0 0 3 0 Salb.c 0 0 4 0 0
i O'Netle.c.. O 1 9 1 1 Harr1s,3b.. 10 111
Fulcher.rf. 2 2 0 0 0 M'C'm'k.ss 0 o 3 3 0
Asquith.lf. 1 0 0 O 0 Burch.p... 0 2 12 1
W'aple.... 0 1 0 0 0
Totals... 7 6 18 11 2 Totals... 1 5 18 10 2
, ' * Batted for Wllkerson In the sixth Inning.
i' Treasury 0 2 0 3 2 0?7
i Grace 0 0 O 0 1 0?1
Earned rims?Treasury, 2. First base by errors?Treasury
2; Grace. 1. Left on basesTreasury.
6; Grace. 4. First base on balls?Off
Hester. 2; oft Buroh, 5. Struck out?By Hester,
7; by Bnrcb. 4. Three-base hit?Fuleher. Sacrifice
hits?McCarthy, nandiboe. Lord. Stolen
buses Torney, Lord. AFquith. Wllkeraon, BnrcU
(2i, tiertman. Double play?McCarthy to Oertin:tn
to McCarthy. Hit by pitcher?By Hester,
j 1; by Bnrcb, 1. Wild pitch?Burch. Umpire?
! Mr. Betts. Time of game?1 hour and 15 mln{
ute?.
TWINING ATHLETICS
CLASS B CHAMPIONS
At a meeting of the amateur base ball
|j commission at the National Guard Ar'
| mory last night the Twining Athletic
j Club was awarded first place in class
B of the post-season series. It was decided
to give the bunting to the Independence
Leaguers because the schedule
; had been concluded and they were leading
in the percentage column.
The final game between the Twining and
j Nesco teams resulted in a tie score. Had
' this game been decided there would have
| either been a tie-up for the honors or
Twining would have had a larger lead.
As it was, the contest resulted in a tie
score and the schedule had been conr?liirl??rl
U'lth TtL'ininir lpa^lntr A ft or Inner
v ww.w " ?v,i IVil^
discussion and a vote the Independence
leaguers were declared the winners by
the commission.
A tilt occurred between the representatives
of the Capital City and Marquette
leagues over the protested game of September
IB, the Marines claiming that Coi
lumbla should forfeit the contest, which
I they won on the field, because they did
not appear on scheduled time. President
Bolglano refused to allow the proteBt.
The commission decided to start all the
remaining games at 4:45 o'clock, so that
a full nine-inning game might be played.
Representatives of the following leagues
were present: Capital City, James A.
O'Shea: Marquette, Capt. C. E. Edwards;
Departmental. Edward C. Robinson; Independence,
Nathaniel T. Worley; Commercial,
E. J. MaeCarthy; Columbia, Q.
A. Weber, and R. It. Y. M. C. A., F, J.
Bond.
BALTIMORE CAPTURES
EASTERN LEAGUE FLAG
>j BALTIMORE. Md.. September 19.?By
! ( winning yesterday game at Jersey City
: the Baltimore club is sure of the pennant.
1 The team cannot be beaten now, even
though all of the remaining games are
lost. Four games are scheduled to be
played with Providence at Providence,
while Newark is to play three with Jersey
City. If Newark, which is now in
second place, should capture all of these
and Baltimore lost all four to Providence
1 w-v ntmiM 0+411 ll -! * rn U ilomfc.rt.il.lft
(tic- VI IUJCO nuuiu Ditu i ic*? v a vuiutui tauiC
lead over all.
The Eastern League season closes Sunday.
The champions will not disband, but
return to the city and next week play a
picked team.
FODDER FOR THE FANS.
"Jimmy" Collins of the Athletics wants
to buy a controlling interest in the Trenton
clut> of the Tri-State League and is
taking steps to secure the team for next
year.
The Boston Nationals have beaten Cincinnati
eight times this year, the Reds
having won eleven games from the Doves.
Frank Chance, manager of the Cubs,
left Pitchers Lundgren, Fraser and Dur bin
at home. He will rely upon Brown.
Overall. KueiDacn, fieisier. v;oaKiey anu
> Kroh, during tlie eastern Invasion.
By winning Thursday's game from
| Nashville. New Orleans has practically
won the eighth Southern League pennant.
The race ends today. Nashville will linish
second and Memphis third.
Billy Murray says the Chicago Cubs
are by all odds the most perfect machine
playing base ball. This is admitted by
nearly all base ball experts, but winning
the pennant this season will not be done
on form, but rather by hustling.
The "fans." particularly those in the
grandstand, should tie ashamed of themselves
for getting after Sheridan in the
manner they did at the start. It was the
j limit of hoodlumism. Sheridan is a splendid
official. The maniacs who roasted
1 him are the chaps who have given St.
SECTION TOMORROW.
's on All Four Pages?Interestight
Fans?In Fact, Everything
ting Fraternity.
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Beats East at Tennis.
DELMONT, Cal., September 19.
?tieorge Janes and A. McLaughlin
of California yesterday defeated C.
C. Wright and Nat Niles of Boston
in the men's doubles championship
of the Pacific coast tennis meet.
Score, 7?5, 4?6, 0?6. 2?6.
In the women's doubles May Sutton
and Miss Ryan defeated Flor
ence Sutton and Mrs. O. B. Bruce,
6-2, 6-2, 6?1.
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j Louis a bad name in the base ball work
I the country over.?iSt. Louis Republic.
I'nmlrcs have this spason been abuser
by players, managers, owners, the press
and the funs more than was ever knowr
in the history of the game. This, in view
of the time and thought given to thf
business by the executives of the different
leagues, makes it plain that therf
should be a prep school for all aspirants
before they are allowed to appear on thf
field with credentials. We nominate Jach
Sheridan as principal of the school.
Here is a stunt in batting that should
not pass unnoticed: Pokorny. the Toledc
recruit, was farmed out to Webb City, lr
the Western Association, to rest his burr
arm. In eleven consecutive games Ik
made twenty-six hits in less than fift\
times at bat. Of these twenty-six hits
lour were iiome runs, five three-baggers
and six two-baggers. A total of fiftylour
extra bases were made on twentysdx
hits?an average of over two bases tc
a hit.
Jerry Turner, the Cleveland shortstop,
has returned to the fold of real live bal!
players. He is at last fit to enter thf
game again. It is doubtful, however, il
Perring will be taken out, as he is playing
a fine game in the short field. Ir
case anything should happen to Perring
Turner will be a most welcome breact
filler for Lajoie. In practice the lighthaired
shortstop has shown much of his
old-time form, and it looks as if Turner
were to still continue in the game. It
used to be said of him that he could
stand on his head and catch and throw
a ball with his feet, he was such a phenomenal
player.
TOMMY BURNS AGREES.
Will Fight Jack Johnson for $35,000
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J.ONDON, September 19.?With a match
with Tommy Burns In Sydney, Australia,
in November all but clinched. Jack Johnson,
the colored scrapper, yesterday began
negotiations to suspend his music hall
contracts so that ho may sail as soon as
possible for Sydney.
Matchmaker Hunter, representing the
Australian syndicate that is trying to
bring the men together, lias cabled Johnson's
manager, Fitzpatrick, that Burns
has agreed to tight for a guaranteed purse
of $35,000, to be divided on a 60 and 40
per cent basis. The Sydney syndicate is
willing to do this, and as Johnson is perfectly
satisfied with the arrangement the
match is as good as made.
Johnson cabled Sam Langford in Boston
that he will return from Australia in plenty
of time to tight him according to their
agreement. Fitzpatrick is now arranging
for the trip to Australia. He expects to
have Johnson back In L<ondon by January
to renew his music hall engagements.
Chicago's Annual Marathon Bace.
CHICAGO, September 19.?Eighty-six
runners, representing athletic clubs in
various parts of the country, are entered
in the fourth annual Marathon race of
the Illinois Athletic Club scheduled to
start at 1 o'clock this afternoon from
R'avinia Park over a twenty-five-mlle
course to the downtown quarter of Chicago.
It is expected that the leaders will
reach the finish at about 4 D.m. Amonr
the favorites are Alexander Thlbeau, winner
of the event last year; J. T. Armour,
his team mate, both of Chicago; Frank
Habig of St. Louis, Thomas J. Hicks,
Sidney Hatch, third in 11)05 and second
in 1906; Albert Louis Corey, second last
year; T. J. McCarthy of St. Louis; John
C. Kirkpatrick and Andrew O. Keene,
both of Verona, Pa. Physicians passed
upon the fitness of the men to start and
automobiles were run along the course
to provide for any emergency. Part of
the course is along the fashionable Lake
Shore drive. Walter H. Liginger of Milwaukee
is referee.
AMERICAN EXPERTS
BEAT ENGLISHMEN
BOSTON. September 11).?F. B. Alexander
and H. H. Hackett, national champions
in tennis doubles, defeated M. J. G.
Ritchie and J. G. Parke, the English
players, at the Longwood Cricket Club
courts yesterday afternoon in the
doubles division of the Davis cup preliminary
series now in progress in this city.
The Alexander-Hackett victory was
scored in three sets out of four, the score
being 6?3, U?6, 7?5 and 6?1. It was
generally expected that Alexander and
Hackett, who had far more experience as
a double, team, would win easily over
Ritchie and Parke, who had played together
in doubles very little prior to
their arrival in this country two weeks
The match. however, wa? not as easy
for the Americans as had been anticipated,
and at the end of the second set witli the
store one all, matters looked decidedly
dubious for the Americans. The loss of
the second set to the Englishmen, the only
set Alexander and Harkett have lost In
doubles in years, clearly disturbed both
men, and especially as it followed a
phenomenal volley on the part of the
Englishmen.
Hackett and Alexander had now the
opening set 6 to 3, and had two games on
the second set when the Ritchie-Parke
combination made one of the most brilliant
and prolonged rallies against such a
nair as Hackett and Alexander as was
ever witnessed on an American tennis
court.
The invaders from across the water not
only won six straight games, giving them
the set 0 to 2, but kept up their winning
streak in the third set until the games
were three love, in their favor.
Much to the relief of the big gallery of
3,000 spectators, which included practically
all of the lights of the tennis world,
past and present. Alexander and Hackett
succeeueu 111 vapiunug me luunn gam*!
of the set. eventually winning out. 7 to 5.
That was the turning part of the
match. After a ten-minute Intermission
following the third set. the players returned
to the court and Alexander and
Hackett. by taking that set R to 1. ended
the match in short order, bringing to
a conclusion some of the most brilliant
tennis over witnessed In this country.
Hackett and Alexander started out playing
a net game, hut in the second set
discovered much to their surprise that
they were being outplayed at their own
game as soon as Ritcliie and Parke were
fairly under full steam. After that disastrous
second set the Americans paid
more attention to their back field work
and thereby won out.
Among the spectators at yesterday's
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> old player, and donor of the famous Davis
cup, now held by the Australians.
FINISHES WERE CLOSE.
Exciting Sport Feature of Racing on
Jamestown Track.
NORFOUK. Va? September 19.?Nose
finishes characterized most of the races
at the Jamestown Jockey Club track yesterday.
Albert Star made one of the
most sensational of the day of exciting
finishes. After being lost at the head of
the stretch he won at the post by a nose.
Minot, 1 to 5, had a hard fight to beat
Usury, after a nip and tuck race from
the start.
Today will see the climax of the week's
events. The principal feature will be
the gentleman's race, In which Tommy
Wright and Bob Taylor of Baltimore, the
Messrs. Tucker of Philadelphia, and J.
O'Brien of New York have entered. The
steeplechase has been changed to a hurdle
handicap for two miles, which will bring
to the post a notable field of jumpers. Including
Canvas, Ben Lawler and Woodside.
one of the crack horses of the Canadian
circuit. Weather clear; track fast.
Summaries:
First race. six anil a half furlongs: two-yearolds;
selling?High Hat. lot) (Walker), won; Terror.
112 (Pobanks>. second; landlord, 107 (Frazler),
third. Time. 1.22 2-5. Ed Shuster and To
and Fro also ran.
Second race, three-Quarters of a mile; threeyear-olds
and upward; selling? Bergoo. 12.1 i.Mc1
Cabe), won; Marti us, 117 (Troxler), second; Ss Itram,
123 (Con I In), third. Time, 1.16 2-5. Bel.
ford. Queen Gyle, Lenora G.. Alamor. Flagstone,
Bell Mlna, Separator, Congress and Crawford
' also ran. 4
i Third race. three-quarters of a" mile; threer
year-olda Rnd upward; selling?Western Knight,
> irugnnjr;, ??ii, 1100111 riuou, iji
second; Incognito, 121 (Fulton), third. Time,
, 1.16. .Sir Vagrant, Merrimac und Broadway Girl
also ran.
? Fonrth race, one mile; four-year-olds and np1
ward; selling? Mlnot. 109 (Troxler), won; L'sury.
; 101 (Steele), pocond; loina A.. 100 (Krause),
third. Time, 1.42. Wabash Queen and Kectortown
also ran.
I Fifth race, one mile: three-year-olds: selling ?
> AJbert Star. 106 (Fogarty), won: Hlaeke. lott
I (McOabe). second; A1 inula. !)K (Fulton), third.
( Time, 1.42. Sudden Start, Gllvedoar. Flarney.
, Klcadouna, Virginia Maid, Liguando and Maimalsou
also run.
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: SEA BREEZE STAKES
FOR THE SQUIRE
' GRAVESEND, N. Y., September 1ft.?In
II a territic drive, which lasted all through
., the last quarter of a mile. The Squire
i won the Sea Breeze selling stakes, at one
, and one-eighth miles, yesterday by a
1 short nose E. Dugan was given a rousing
, cheer when he returned to the scales
after pulling up. The victory was due to
. Dugan's masterly riding The Squire
' went out to make the pace, followed by
Arasee. The Squire led to the upper
turn, when Arasee Joined him. Both
horses were under a hard drive on the
turn, and Dugan managed to land his
mount a winner by a few Inches. Many
thought it was a dead heat. Summaries:
i First race, for two-year-olds, selling, fire and
one-half furlongs?Laurton Wiggins, 107 (Notter),
won; Ragman. 91! (Yorke), second; Sir John. 91)
(.Shrove), third. Time, 1.07. Obdurate, Footpad.
Intervene. Cheponrtis, Uncle Jim. Lasata,
Black Ford. Prudent, Mr. Jorrocks, Star Thistle
and Spellbound also ran.
Second race, handicap, for all agps. one mile
and throe-sixteenths?Stamina. 110 (E. Dugau),
won; Moquette. 103 (Schilling), second; Pins
and Needles, 96 (Smith), third. Time, 2.00.
Monfort and Flavlgny also ran.
Third race, the Sea Breeze of $1,500, for threo:
year-olds, selling, one mile and an eighth?The
Squire, 100 <E. Dugan), won; Araaee, 102
(Sweet), second; Antaeus, 101 (Smith), third.
Time, 1.53 2-3. Frizette and Black Oak alao
ran.
Fourth race, handicap, for three-year-olds, selling,
one mile and an eighth?Fort Johnson, 100
(McCarthy), won; Delirium, 99 (E. Dugan), sec1
oud; Golden Pearl, 113 (Schilling*, third. Time,
1.00 2-5. Nimbus, Stargowan, Mazuma and Creation
also ran.
Fifth race, for three-year-olds and upward,
! selling, one mile and a half?Juggler. 107 (J.,
I Lee), won: Milford, 07 (Sweet), second; "Wild
itefrain. 90 (Frail, third. Time, 2.3(5. Bed
Friar sulked and refused to run.
Sixth race, for maidens, three-year-olds and
upward, one mile and a sixteenth?Duke of Roanoke,
109 (E. Dugan), won; Torenla. 109
(Smith), second; Dixie Gold. 100 (McCarthy),
third. Time, 1.50. Perkeo, Tenuis. Seleot, Inheritance,
Putgada, Alabama and Frances Ray
also ran.
BIG GOLF TOURNEY.
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Jersey Experts Will Meet Today at
Garden City for Trophy.
GARDEN CITY. X. Y., September 10.?
Play In the United States Golf Association's
tournament for the national amateur
championship yesterday progressed
to the final stage. With the close of the
day's work on the links here only two of
the original 1.13 starters survive. These
are Jerome D. Travers, Montclair, N. J.,
and Max Belir of the Morris Country Club, ,
In the same state. The two Jerseyites
meet in a thirty-six-hole final match
round today.
The match between Travers and Travis
was an eye opener for the big gallery <
from start to finish. In the first eighteen
holes there was scarcely a mistake ;
made by either player and only three glaring
golfing errors could be recorded dur
ing the day. The men played in par fig- :
ures for the first five holes and every shot
was made with clock-like regularity.
1 There was no hesitation by either man i
when his turn to play came around and
at the end of the first half of the match 1
Travis had the champion one down on
the eighteenth green. ;
The afternoon play was for the greater 1
part in favor of Travis, but when the
young champion reached the thirty-second
hole and found himself two down he
braced up and to the end of the match he
played all the golf of which he is capable.
He simply mowed down the vet ran's i
lead, taking the last four holes in the
grand golf and finishing up with three to .
six on the home green, the veteran's ball
having rolled Into a sand trap and the
strokes being approximated.
The other pair. Behr and ITerreshoff. ;
had a close contest all the way, which
eventually had to be decided on an extra
hole, Behr winning the additional hole by
3 to 4, and the match by 1 up. Sum- .
mary:
Jerome P. Tray era, Monti lair. X. .T., beat
Walter J. Travis. Garden City. 2 up; Max II. j
Behr. Morris county. X. J., beat Fred Herreshuff.
Manchester, Vt., 1 up (37 holes*.
Following are the cards of yesterday's
matches; " j
Travers 4 3 4 5 3 4 <5 4 ? 3ft 1
Travis 4 3 4 5 a 6 A 4 4?38
Travers 44444 5 54 .1-37? 76
Travl* 4 6 4 5 3 5 4 4 3?38? 76 s
Travera 4 3 4 5 4 4 6 4 3?37
Travis 4 3 4 6 4 5 5 4 4?38
Traveru.... 4 6 3 6 6 4 4 4 3?40?77?153
Travis 3 4 3 5 4 5 5 5 6?40?78?155 i i
Behr 7 3 4 5 4 5 6 5 :t?42
llerrrahoff 8 3 4 5 0 5 7 5 6?48 ?
Belir 4 5 4 6 5 5 5 5 3 42? 84 j t
llerreehoff 572534 5 4 3--3S? 87 '
Behr 4 3 4 7 3 7 5 4 4-41 <
Hvrrealvoff 334 5 567.4 4?41 i l
Behr 4 5 4 5 4 6 6 6 2-42-83?167 ! *
Hurreatioff.. 55454556 3?12?83 -1 To
Bye holes?Behr. 3; Herreaboff, 4. 1
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BALTIMORE, Md., September lit.?In J
the sixth round of the scheduled fifteen- ?
round bout before the Arena Atthletic'Cluh
last nmht. at the Germania Maennerelioi
HaU. Referee Pat O'Conner of Washing-;
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Kid Dorbert on a foul. There was a lot
of dissatisfaction at the way the hout
terminated, as there was a lot of betting
on Dorbert to win the mill. When the a
battle ended Referee O'Connor stated that1
Dorbert hit Britt low once, while at Mie ' '
start of the sixth round, lie declared. Dor- \ 1
bert hit Britt on the shoulder while they i *
were in a clinch, that was the reason why a
he awarded the vietory to Britt. Up un- j a
til tthe time that the mill was stopped it' r
was a hard-fought affair, as both men '
seemed determined to land a knockout.
Dorbert did not Tight as well as was I
expected of him. lie trained too hard J n
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for the mill, and had to eonoedp everything
to Britt to get him into the ring.
Dorbert in the last three or four days
took off nine pounds in his training to
make 121 pounds, the stipulated weight
for (the mill. At the weighing time Britt
refused to weigh in. as before the mill
the representative of Britt failed to cover
Dorbert's forfeit. Dorbert. was under
weigtht. and it was the consensus of opinion
that Britt was several pounds over.
In making the match Dorbert had to
agree to let Britt take t>5 per cent, win,
Inco nr /?r?w
The semi-wind-up was a hard battle. It
was between two Washington colored
men. Kid Gordon and Kid Peyton. In the
second round, after some hard milling,
Peyton knocked out Gordon.
BOXING BRIEFS.
Jack "Twin" Sullivan, the New England
heavyweight, has turned down the offer
made to him by Jim Jeffries to fight Sam
I^angford. the colored fighter, a twentyfive
round battle at the Jeffries Club of
Los Angeles. Ca!., the latter part of this
month. Sullivan has been made several
offers by club managers of California to
fight Langford, but he has always sidestepped
the offers. Sullivan says he will
fight Hugo Kelly of Chicago.
Jimmy Coffroth, the fight promoter of
California, has practically arranged a
match between Paekey McFarland. the
Chicago fighter, and Battling Nelson, the
lightweight champion, to be fought at
Colma. Gal.. Thanksgiving day afternoon.
The only thing that hinges on the bout
being clinched for good is a percentage of
the gate receipts, which Nelson is holding
out for. Coffroth expects to sign Nelson
in forty-eight hours. They will battle
for twenty-five rounds if they get together.
T. E. Jones, manager of Billv Panke. the
middleweight champion, has arrived in
Chicago. In speaking of Papke's fight
with Ketchel, Jones says that Papke had
Ketchel beat before the bout started. Billy
walked up to Ketchel in his dressing room
and said: "Well, Stanley, I am going to
give you the worst licking of your life. I
am going to slug with you every inch of
the way, and when I get you going I will
put you out."
Freddie "Welsh, the English lightweight,
and Maurice Sayers, the Milwaukee lightweight,
will be matched at Eos Angeles,
Cal., to try conclusions in a twenty-fiveround
battle at Jim Jeffries' club out
there the second week of October. Jeffries
tried to clinch a match between
Welsh and Battling Nelson, but Wlllus
Brltt. manager of Nelson, said that Welsh
would have to go and beat some raoi-e
good men before he would let Nelson meet
him.
Fighting Dick Nelson, the New York
lightweight, was awarded the decision
over Soldier Burns, the Baltimore fighter,
at the end of a fifteen-round bout at Baltimore
Thursday night. Nelson would
have put Burns away only he kept covering
up all the time. Nelson Is matched
to fight Young Loughrey. the Philadelphia
fighter, at the stag of the Fairmouht A.
C. Wednesday night. It should be a
slashing fight, as both men fight all the
time.
California will be the scene of all the
big Important fights that will he decided
during the rest of this year. Nearly all
the prominent pugilists in the profession'
are now located on the coast, and as Sam
Eangford expects to go out there in a fewweeks
the clubs will be kept busy arranging
fights. Jim Barry fights Battling
Johnson ten rounds at the Pacific
A. C., of Eos Angeles. Cal.. September 2a;
Owen Moran and Eddie Han Ion clash for
twenty rounds at San Francisco September
.TO; Billy Papke and Stanley Ketchel
fight twenty rounds at Frisco November
2.">. while the Jeffries club of I>os Angeles.
Cal., Is planning some big battles.
Nice Basket os Fish.
Fishing in the Potomac iinst now is very
good. The water is clear and some very
large strings have been caught near
Georgetown.
Yesterday R. "\V. Mullette of tliis city
landed thirty rockfish weighing from two
to seven and a half pounds each?seventy-nine
pounds in all?at the foot of
S5th. street.
Several.other large catches have been
made lately 111 that vicinity.
MORE LIBRARY APPRENTICES.
Fifth Class to Be Admitted in Near
Future.
Officials of the District Public Library ,
ire planning for the admission of the library's
fifth apprentice class.
These classes are composed of those
seeking appointments to junior positions
in the library staff.
To be admitted, applicants must have
he equivalent of a high school education
tnd pass a written examination in hisory,
literature and general information.
S'o one is admitted who does not definitey
seek a position in the Public Library.
I ne course is six mourns. 1 nere are
10 tuition fees.
The library does not guarantee posiions,
but nearly all who have completed
he couise during the past four years
lave received positions.
As the numhA* required for the next
'lass is not complete, the library is delirous
of more applications. Applicants
nust be in good health and between the
iges of eighteen and thirty-five.
GOING TO CINCINNATI.
District Delegation Will Attend Convention
of the Republican League.
A delegation of District republicans will
ittend the convention .of the National
Republican league, to be held in Cincinlati
from next Tuesday to next Thursday
nelusive. Henry M. Camp, in charge of
he interstate republican headquarters,
innouneed today that the railroads have
idopted a rate of a far? and one-half,
naking the price for the round trip ap- i
>roximateIy He also said that
it is expected Cincinnati will be the
necca of thousands of republicans during
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Where to Dine.
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table from 11 a m to S p.m. _ Jy3-?Ot.4
the league convention. The Cineinnaii
I republican clubs affiliated with the N'ntional
Republican league have made elaborate
arrangements for the entertainment
of visitors. There will be great
street parades, organizations from every
part of the country taking part therein.
In the evenings there will be magnificent
pyrotechnical displays.
"The committee on arrangements claims
that Cincinnati in all its history has neve
seen such a gala time as is contemplated
for this occasion."
Those who will represent the League of
Republican State Clubs of the District o'
Columbia as delegates are: Henry M.
Camp. Gus A. Schuldt, Milo Shanks. John
G. Capers, William S. Odell, T. Lincoln
Townsend. Edgar C. Snyder, H. H. Darneille
and Isaac R. Hitt, jr.
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ALEXANDRIA COUNTY NEWSj
Mrs. L. Sonneborn. Miss Dorothy Son
neborn and Mrs. P. Malony and daughter
of Washington, after a pleasant visit t<?
their friend, Mrs. M. Hughes of Clarendon.
returned to Washington Wednesday
evening.
Mahlon Milburn of Clarendon lias ronted
his home in Clarendon to Mr. Brown.
Mr. and Mrs. Milburn moved to Washington
this week, where they will spend
the winter.
The Clarendon post office has been
moved from the building occupied by \V.
H. Suite to the store of T. J. Haley at
Clarendon station. Mr. Suite is postmaster
and J. Haley has received the
appointment as assistant postmaster. Mr.
Suite expects to remove his family to
Washington.
The Ballston Thirteen Club met at tho
home of Maj. R. S. Laeey. Broadview
the 16th instant. At the request of th >
president. Mrs. Ralph Baldwin. Thomas
A. Broadus presided. The first number
was a recitation by Miss Gideon: nexi in
order was a paper on "Immigration." by
Mrs. Baldwin: then several members g;?\-*
entertaining stories and incidents. Ma
Ewing gave a recitation, and Mr. Broadus
a paper on "The Accusations."
Mr. Merton has moved his family into
the dwelling he has just built at Clarendon.
The Ballston young men have organized
a club that is to he known as the Ballsto i
Benefit and Athletic Association. At its
meeting last Wednesday night the following
officers were elected: Mr. Havens,
president; Mr. Bass, vice president; K. I..
Jordan, secretary; Charles James, tren-urer;
Frank Thompson, financial seer* tury,
and Mr. Golden, sergeant-at-arius.
The club has already raised several hundred
dollars, and with the co-operation of
the Village Improvement Association will
build a two-story house, with rooms for
athletic meetings, a reading room an I I
rooms for the meeting of the volunteer H
fire department, which has chosen Mr. H
Bell as its chief. There will also be a
large hall, where entertainments will be H
given by the association and visiting tin- H
atrical and musical companies. The H
house will be built 011 Moncure addition. , H
The W.. A. and P. C. Railway Com- H
pany has purchased live acres of land at H
Lacey station from R. S. latoey. and wi'l
move the car sheds from Ballston lo H
Ijacey station and build a substation
there. The company has purchased .1 H
number of new cars. H
Mrs. M. h'. Russell and family of Washington
have leased the new house P. H
Shellhom has built at Clarendon, and H
have moved in. H
LEFT ALL TO HIS WIFE. |
Estate of Late C. K. Lord Valued at H
About $500,000. I
BALTIMORE. September lib?All the I
property of Mr. Charles K. Lord, wlio H
died September 10, is left in trust to H
his son. Mr. John Walter Lord, by his
will, admitted to probate in the orphans' H
court yesterday. The entire net income
from the estate is to be paid to Mr.
Lord's widow. Mrs. Frances Elizabeth
Lord, during her life. If the Income is IH
not sufficient for Mrs. Lord's support tho
will authorize^ the use of the principal
fSr 1 ii.of niirnn?if*
Upon the d^atli of Mrs. Lord the estate
is to tie divided equally among all Mr.
Lord's children or their descendants. Mr.
Lord's widow and his son. John Walter
Ixird. are named as executors without i
bond. H
The will was executed February ??. ISmi,
being witnessed by Messrs. Edwin 11.
Brownley and James It. Brewster, jr.
Mr. laird was a well known railroad
man and a member of the burned district
commission. The value of his estate la
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