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.had a job for Hans after the Dutch
man's playing days are over.
Just how much amateur rules mean
in athletic competition is shown by
the present mess between officials of
the A. A. U. and swimmers of the Chi
cago A. A. and University of Chicago.
Several members of the club and col
lege swimming teams have been de
clared ineligible under the A. A. U.
rules because they held positions as
life guards at bathing beaches. They
have lost their amateur standing un
der a decision of the Central A. A. U.
committee. The matter will be taken
to the national board, but that body
has indicated it will uphold the cen
But a beach guard.,fs not a profes
sional, according to the 'Western Con
ference rulings, and.it Js expected the
protested men will fake part tomor
row night in a meet between Chicago
and Northwestern natators at Bart
lett gym. That would make the
Northwestern men .aiwl all 'the Ma
roons pros in the sight of the A. A. U.,
but they, are still clean.under the con
ference terms. -
This presages a fjgfrt between the
conference and the, "A. A. U. which
may have as its -outcome a definite
break. And it wouldn't hurt any one.
A showdown is due on the amateur
rules soon and they must be stand
ardized and marde sensible.
Ten upward and descending mo
tions by the arm ahove pictured will
spell the downfall of Jess Willard,
heavyweight champ, should Frank
Moran's haymaker connect with a
vulnerable spot Bald-headed owner
of this wing, Charley White, has
been counting, 'em, out 5UiC,e .Dewey.
came back from the war, and then
some. He has tolled off the fatal ten
over more stars of the roped arena
than any other referee now in the
game. Herevhe is as he -will appear
when the bell rings in Madison Square
Garden, inaugurating the ten-session
encounter of the Kansas giant and
the Pittsburg red-had., ,
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