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Here In New League, Is Dead
Detroit Hotel Proprittor ,
Always Kent Local Interest
Three Faces East
OogrrlCkt. uu. by ItrnaUoel Mtw Serelt.
CfOTlwU lilt, by International Uii Seme
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Are You in the Draft?
then, why not prepare for service abroad, and study at least
one of our allies' languages?
' Some Features of the Berlitz School
Superior, native teachers. Correersation1 drill, tn the foreign rt
language from the very beginning. Ij
nTpt -- -v.T.Mt v j. rfr"" .mm ..wj- m
uouy aaa not merely me laiomauc expression oi one Derson.
Transfer of the value of unfinished terms of lessons from one
Bertjts School to another.
POSTAL, PIONEER MAMOND MOGUL
HERE, IS DEAD IN DETROIT HOME
Moderate Prices Trial Lesson Free.
THE BERLITZ SCHOOL OF LANGUAGES
816 14th Street N. W.
By LOUIS A. DOUGHER.
Fved, Postal, the first president of the JVahingtoo. American, League f
club, is. dead in Detroit after a, brief illness. For years he jiad been pr-'
prietor of tte flgtel Griswold, in the. City of Straits, a.ad for five years '
had been president of the Detroit Driving Club, maintaining his interest J
in sports to the end. ',
When Ban Johnson decided, to invade the East, in 9QJ, Washington,
was one of the cities he included. The National League had reduced its
circuit form twelve tf eight, club3 at the close, of tje Reason of 1900, drop
ping flevcland, Baltimore, Louisville and Washington,
Fred roxtfl ys flnanctaliy inter-.
George WashinfirtOI! I National Cathedral School
Unrrinihr Law School nufticj wunm iu.
Bfeins 54th Year Sept, 2'1S18
Bember Aasoclatlott of Jtmrleanr 'Law
Sloolm.- Strict tndarda. sle:ttailent
bo4r. Mazimam credit frora other kbooji.
3nttrnctkm by zsat approved 2alho4s.a
i.iwi,iDr einpioyca aiiueniy.
Sjfcdept' Army Tramia? Corps.
accrctorr JJaaoalo Templa, si. si.
A Baardiqg ud Cajr.Stbcol Fee Girit
"' Ninotoi-ntu TAr i
KeJDens .for Resident PudIIs Oo-
(ittber-I.jalSs and lot- Day Pupila Oe-
wper a. jwim.
Tclcpaaa CtUn4 S5, 3
5 Chartered by CongTejs. 1821.
Cflleee Year Begins September 23.
arts and Sciences- Engineering. Kd-
Ucltlon. MfrilMnf TiAntUfrv. Law.
Pbyirmacy, Veterinary Medicine.
full day. courses and. late artanoon
About reventy-flre classea In ail
collejre and enclneerlnff aublects meet
atjp:10-and OP. Jf.
iTtiDcxTS Ansrr thaixixc cours
Cajalosues and other information a;
023 G -XL Telephone AVeit 1C19.
: LAW SCHOOL
The National University
f (IcCbr Special Act of Contreaa.)
; 50th Year Bcslaa Oct. 1. IBIS.
rVotri As a lrarttme ncamrc u
ralnplrte three-year coarae Mill be
Klrrn ta tin jenra ratltlloc sradu-
tcx t I be. deicrr e( Uarbrlor f
Tor catalofrne ud Information apply
beiretary. (01 Southern 3iJj. TeL M. C1T
JigTIAKIJ L.MVKJaMTX All Uprt
FINE and APPLIED ART
1503 PA. AVE. tticxt ta Hisca Baak).
tMoJn 1760. Felix Slnhoay, Olreetor
uT ana Kremn? Claaaes. snd for cata-
estel In the Detroit American League
club) and was eakily prevailed upea
by Johnson to flnanco the Washington
club. James II. Manning. "'Mp had
beta president and manaser of the
Kantvis, City American' leasyers the
yeanbafor. came-here and'jnanased
the. RTi 'clu.0, tbjjew-. league c.-er
nau in tne uapiuti.
Thomas J. Lo'ttm. of' Dqbuquc.
Iowa, Kiicceeded Manntna as rnafiascT
of the Va'ab,inton Qlub. In 1902. In
1901. Postal withdrew- from the club,
Loftts iicce,ed.inp h.lra-as president,
though lie. continued, to. act as man
ager for tlie season of 1IKM.
, The late Thomas C. Noyes became
! president in 1095. a'ppo'inlinir Jake
Waskineton Montessori Schiol I Shl s hu manaKer, Loftus was
' , rT-?. fc . trfLT1 the last man connected with the club
who rilled both po:UIn,s. that of
president and. manager. '
Ilrturna To Detroit.
Voatal returned to. hia hopio iu De
troit and became vldely known as
a hotel proprietor. For years the
traveTtns baseball clubs stayed at
tbe Qrlswqld. se,rvlnjj to advertise. It
everywhere. UecomliS interested In
the harness horses, postal xillso at
tracted the .Grand Circuit and Its
Children's house. 1S0 Kalorama road.
three to six years of are.
I tit Kth st, ttolt years of ate. Reopeas
siaib year Thursday. October 3, 1SU. Ap
ply A. J. BIACKTCOOD. Sec 131 lotb
CIVIL SES1CK Bslt-lnstroctlon Bosk.
New UU rerlsed edition, price. (A.
'PBARLMAN'a BOOK SHOP.
O tt. N. W. Franklin lilt.
'I7i ir of Permanent Demand."
Qaaliry aa a Draftsman In S tv
9 months io oar Day or Xfgshi
Ctaaaea. Ola; demand at Uxcclat
Salaries. Get Latest Catalog-DC.
Columbia School of Drafting
ROT C CLAFL1N. Prea.
Kth and T Sta, N. TV. fcntlra Rulldlnt.
fipecial Day and Rrenlng Courses fa
Washington College of Law
Twenty-third year opens (September
It at I P. m.
sessions at either 4;30 or 6:30 p m. 1
Tuition 175.00 per anntm
Office hours, la to C:39
1517 New York Ave. Phone Main 45 JS
thousands of followers. Abqut the
only; pjromfqent driver" who failed to
register at (he Griswoid was, l'op"
Geer, the veteran of veteran, who
abs9ltely refused, to glvo up the
Xormandie, his favorite.
Though his connections with Wash
injJXoJi had been, severed. Postal con
tinued If takf Interest In 'the dnlnt,-"
or 'he teams representing the Capi
tal. We stayed at the Griswoid flv
or six years as'o, and found that ()
proprietor was right up to date on
baseball affairs At eprcla avenue.
Wished Griff Success.
"i see that Washington has a Rood I
team at last.' 1-ostal talil. us on
nlj;ht. "Well, It's a fine town and
deserves it: Clark 'Griffith know
baseball, and is a hard worker. I
wish him every success. But It docs
seem funny to see Washington up
around the -top in tho standings.
"When we started thu. league In
Washington f had mighty Uttla
casi. Ip wa.s hit-and-run with us
roost of, H)q time, but we. held on. lq
those days we were fighting the
National league, ymi'll remembf,
auil It was tough going for all of us.
iioiQetlmes I wnpdor how e ever
managed to stick.
"But today the Washington club
has good players and a new park-
Tell me about that park. I've never
Eighteen Runs Travel
Across Platter Before
Third Map Can Perish
In a ppw fa.mous Chicago
Detroit baseball game the scoring
record for a single Inning was
established.. This greatest iliig
fegt in professional baseball csrn.e
in the seventh frame of a contest
between Top Anson's hard-hltilng
White Stockings and the Detrolts.
then In the Rational League.
Eighteen Vhite Stockings made
the circuit of tho bases during
the licky-r'pr Chlcagg seventh
inning, and twenty-four men vent
to bat during that time. The final
score pf the game was ?G to 0. in
favor of Anson's tcamwhlch was
playing on the home grounds In
the Windy City.
The Detroit pitcher who figured
in the slaughter was well, never
mind who he was. 1'or pne thing,
let's have a heart.
HALT IN BASEBALL
riTTSRURqn. Sept. 19. Barney
Dreyfuss, owner and president of
the Pittsburgh National League club,
welcomes a suspension of baseball.
saying that the game needs It.
"It's a good filing that" baseball
has been stopped at ths tme." sayi
Dreyfuss. "The game had fallen In
to disfavor and needed a rest. Mis
management, unfair criticism and.
the player's greed put baseball out
"I don't believe there will br an
attempt to revive the sport t)ntl
after tb,e war. Is oyer. But wh.en that
time arrives there must be a complete
reorganization from the National
all the way down the line. I have
Jl.000,000 Invested In baseball and I
dq not' intend "to have my Interests
handled by men who do not attend
"There must be reforms In con
trolling the ball players. They can't
run things to suit tliemtelves. The
players have an idea that baseball i3
promoted for their special benefit and
they have no regard fqr tha welfare
of the public or their employers. The
stflke of the world's scries teams
was a fair sample of the players'
ideas of how the game should be con
"Tli- Ud who has learned Ins lesson
Miss Molllc BJurstedt. ivoman's
champion tennis player, will give ex
hibitions here October 12 and 1.1. Miss
BJurstedt wilt play at Columbia Sat
urday and at Chevy Chase on Mon
een 1L When we were there, itjof taking a sound drubbing in athletics
was a band box always threatening, without sliowine the yellow streak.' Is
How time changes ,1,,, .i,iier t. ami, nm r. .-
RED SOX TARZAN PROVES?
RIGHT TO HIS NEW NAMl
Tie coldest village in this man'a land in January is Sudbury, lta
It is there Babe Buth, the 18-karat star of baseball, shivers thronj
life from the tail-end of a season 'till he starts on the Southern. trainUg
jaunt the first week in March. '.
A stereotype habit of Boston baseball writers during the bleK
winter months is to visit, the homes of the various balMjnaing aw
letes. Through these writings the New England fan keeps fn clojj
touch with his favorites of the diamond. iw
And so, picking out one of the raw
est days of last January, Melville
Webb, a Boston sporting writer, took
It upon himself to hie to Sudbury to
b-ci a aunuay isature.
Mel left Boston with the Intention
of remaining tha week-end at tbe
Ruth home. But he didn't. He stay
ed jus.t long enough to catch the first
train back to the Hub. We'll en
deavor to tell you why. Here goes:.
"1 arrived at Babe's place about
noon," Mel started off in telling about
his frlp. "abe met me at the sta
tion and we walked over to his house,
about IS minutes of. biking through,
snow four Inches deep.
Met Ulaa t tha Doer.
"Mrs, Ruth met us at the door, and
after I was introduced to' the fair
lady Babe suggested that I have
something to eat.
" 'Cook him something nice, Hon,'
"Mrs. Ituth was shy on wood and
suggested that Babe cut some, so
tbe biir fellow walked out a few
paces and felled a couple of green
"I don't chop down any more wood
than we -actually peed at one time,"
Ruth told Webb, adding that he had
found some of hU neighbors pre
ferred their fuel manicured by other
hands than their own.
The fire was finally started." Webb
continued, "but after a few mlouUI
Babe took a look at it and was fur
from satisfied tha way. It was .pda
pressing. ' j
Four an Kcroaeae. "
"The big feow walked over to"i
corner of the kitchen, picked up
Ave. gallon can of kerosene and pro
ceeded to pour the Ingredient on tha
smoldering wood. ' -
i"M -,-Babe. aren'tjou "tak.'og'a
chance -theref" " ;?
nrr nn.-lfst thrA tca (Titinrr
I never "booted-one" doing this Urt
Is, 'cept twice. Once it'was my fault;
and the other time It wasn't.
"The time -Jt was my fault I podK
ed the kerosene n under the. n
through -the draft door. I sure was
wrong that time, for the physics blsrW
the top right off ,he atove. vf
"The tme I wasn't to blame waM
when I made a mistake and .grabbed
the gasolene Can." " ?
WILL. ENTER STATE. .
Phillip Rosenbusch. three Western
High School athletes, are due' ta
enter Maryland State College this fait.
Pepper played football and traaketbaH
at Western, as did Groves. .Rpseai
busch played center on the basketball
team. All three lads are baseball
2197 S at, N. W. Phone No. 22.
A BOAKDINO SCHOOL YOU 01RI.&
Mrs. XANKTTll B. PAUL. LL. D.. Prea.
LOOKS LIKE WINNER
LEXINGTON. Ky.. Sept. 10. Jesc
Spencer appears tn have "struck oil"
when he paid ?S."0 for tho yearling
bay lllly Talisman, by Colin out of
Pocki-tpiere, by Halfovor, at the dis
persal of the Wlckllffc Stud here last
January. Talisman Is credited with
an eighth of a mllu in 10 l-r second"
The Cathollo rjnlreraltT of America. 1 i.wr tin. VrmtnMiv A ct..wml, ir.,1-
Npu; fnurcne Sonr 1 St r. I atnt'-SSS! &" dic5.a i .." "? by or.e-
vii rvu wu iv vSb awu I architectural enninMfing, account anc and
i bualncas adralalatratiun.
FALL TEBM BKOINH SKPTCMBKR il.
AUDRBSd TUB RtttlHTRAIt. atl-30t
Hnt open October
MllcaL Den'al. Law, Art and Scieooca
College and Profcaalosal School
Of nee hours. 9 to 4:30. except Saturday.
Monday. Wedneaday and Friday. 1:39 to
Phono PraakUn I(1. 170 P St. .'. W
SgSHas,w?JK,!grA.0S:!WASHINGT0N R"SINESS nod
"-?; ClVlt. aUKVlL-t 5LHUUL
MBST-iU-VUE avil terete. esaailBatlans '
lor cierss. rept i:in and Kept. It. and
Ocx. fi. tuition tor entlro course for these
ruminations. s. TUB CIVIL SERV1CB
m-n who have observed her to be
H'etrst runnor that has beon seen in
tlii section of tho country in tnany
CO.NZ.VUA COLLEGE aod HIGH SCHOOL n seem -hat the matin ..f lle
vnuer airecnon oi jceuit hainers ' , . ...j ,, . ,. ., .. ,
North Capitol and Eye street. . w. I laln "f "lrt l oin- MyrtW- Marian.
Military Drill under U S. Army Ofncer. i'"'l Luck, Kor Luck. I'ennyrock,
7tb Tear commences ijooday. Sent. rj. 'and l-oughkccpsic Willi this unbeaten
H18. Bend for Cat.loeue. j su,( r rtnandr am, imported fas
"auS " " " j P.' nMd'ouhVn-t be
Twenty-third year open. September 30. at 1 1"'"'!? of Talisman Is a raclpg scn
7 P. in. Tuition 17. per annum. , utiin in 1019.
Seaalous at ellBer :! or 30 p m.. ad. I
BPABATJnV SCHOOL, S. E. cor. l:tB
rsis: rnooe rTanklln zoio. 13yIT-tf
ISIT tt York Are. x. Vf.
Crcca; Shorthand. Straotypy. Cra-tam-Pltmaa
KING-SMITH Vocal Studios
Teachinr (emporarlly at Studio Hall.
Address Inquiries. :i7S llth st. X W. Co
iutibla CS7C setO-JOt
i Kacllrh. UookkecBtas.
1 Graded Dictation Classes
! rypy and Shorthand. Civil
fca.t Lac L
?nittln7 of smaller clashes and creater ,t
fbll.. to lnditidual ueed. 3t the .lurfrnt
I Three-year course, LI H One-year post
! sraJuatc. LI. M. special courses: inter.
! itatloual Ijik. Interatata and KureUn Com- ' rHILAPRLrillA. Sept. 10 Bob'
' raerce and Kederal Trede Comml.slori. for I Vain HI will -oatli the IVnn.vlv.nni-i
'further lntormatlon and catalogue, apply J ., ,, , .,! -nn. ivani.i
to the Rean. Office hours. 10 to rT.jj1 1 football eleven this keasnti. He has
! 1117 New York aa. boo alaJn isti. Ibccn released, not unrondltionally, I ,
. set.jit however, hut provUlonally.
I SINPINP J LAMPBUTl '' "1C situation changes, and It is
Jinumuj IIBTIIOH Id.rlded to have Aarsltr football on
This statement was contained In let-1
Icr received recently from Ted Mcre-I
dltli of Ihc University of Pennsylvania. I
world's record holder of the half-mile. I
who, with Tommy Lennon, another1
former noted college sprinter, is now '
Hying in France with the American1
The tried veteran of Ihc athletic '
Held." Meredith added, "makes the u-'
petlur soldier. Sportsmen in America,
should do all in their power to prove '
to ihc general public that athletics are
pUlng a most important Dart in the'
great strife over here.
"To discontinue athletic at the pu
ma time would be tin 'inthinknble lm-o
ship to the men, both behind and on th
"Supporters must be constantly ba. k
mg UP the boys in the first line trcn. h
es, if the victory fur which wc arc all
hoping is to bo achieved, and nothing ,
keeps a man as game and aggressive as
to give him all the athletic play he de '
sires during his time off duty."
was rvrro was
nHia ro h moor o two im a
nxaaay MILL roD on nasi occasions
whin TMr.nr. wtac no tot to rca
Was PRHCTIC1U.Y THt ONIV
PLATING W. L. DOUGLAS
ROYER IS BACK.
Lull lloyer, former Western His"
and Maryland State star, is back here
f,,t i linrt tftnp llnv.r ie -i l,u,.,n.
st-HOOL I SINGING jLAM.l'BUTl . tne sitiiai.on cnaiiges ann it is. -- - - --- ",",." '",;- ','. r ,
ok I i AiETiioii fiinaen to nave Aarsitv rootnaii on , ; . ;; , .'. "
Fourth year. Jlme Lucia Tlorderl. diplo- Franklin field. Folwell will take receive nuiruiuun uorc. u is unucr
ina-Erat)uat and formerly aisistani
EmirwOUSN reA mxJnn "IK NATIONAL CATUEDKAL SCHOOL ! p..V-l tWulUtlon. ll .o ,. I, I B. ball here
,nuij.i-i-fi..u. I FOR TlflV; I n VJ1 i vi
O 1 -r .1.- l .
, r.,,.,,,1 (i.1rfS.mhrl,.h, nr.n,-l.l i"K " .-l"UU. 11 IS I1UW
forelcn Instruction at home. Itikiet on ! thought that there, will be no fool
170 1 ST. N V," Franklin 4(.
OPENS SEPT. 1.
c Tuesday. Thursday and Saturday
J New Classes In All Subjecta
Jparatory for Collese acd Professional
Coi.versatlonl Freacb and Spardsb
WINSLOW IL RANDOLPH. Principal.
Country, dsy, snd boardini? chooL
opelia Vr.lne)Mlay, ept. &. 1918
DISHOr OF WASHINGTON.
1'res Hoard ut Truatea
WILUAll W. CHUI'.CIL Head Ma.fr.
Old Masonlo Temple, 9th A V 31a.
W'aahlnglon, D. C.
Fully Accredited Tiy Ike
classes now poitMrnia M ,. . ; j-.
rail. Pkeaeor Write for Nen Ualletla Nahonal Association Of Accredit'
fAUt INSTITUTE !
tWM If aT. I'HO.NU MAIN I01HT 1
. i fZtl.ifinll Utls'a sintatrrit taa aa 1 f aa ft n rr
""" - Kw.a.ut..as.a,v .utviiua
ed Commcrqa Schools.
Day aad Cvrnliiff rfe-mleaa.
Larsrest rrlrat Scboot
Ilea and tfutra
ACCOUNTANCY (oldest school in city).
1-BETABATOKY (accredited bases).
New Class September 17.
nOsDfEKCIAX. (Orerit shorthsnd).
nBAlTJNO (mechanical, architectural).
Orad. (day or .renins).
Jjanrnares Wlralas. SUtisttes
mmt O SU V. -If. Bulletin rrsa.
our school, are urged to make earl
registration. Pbon. Main 1430.
THK MILTON IS5mIM1S.S HCIIOOL.
Shorthand. Typewrltlns, Knxllab. Civil
Servlcev Decimal Flltnr, French and Spaa
lash quickly and accurately tausht.Bol.llt
Spanish and Fitnch
Day and svenlns classes. Native teachers.
t7 New Tork ar... room a.
at Profiteerless Prices
Made-(o-mcasure vith perfect fit, correct
detail and regulation fabric guaranteed.
Speedy delivery in case of emergency.
Newcorn & Green
1003 F Street N. W.
Havre ds drace
i Daily Until September 28 Inclusive
Seven Races Saily
Including a Steeplechase.
Fennn. IL It. Train leaves ( nlua
tliillan nl 11. .0 A. BI. I
ADMI.sslo.Vi (irsndstnnd aad I
Paddock. (Lisa. Ladles, (1.10
ilodlnc War Tax.
FHIST IIACU AT SiSO P. L
STAupise thi arrAiL rsici oa the acrr'
TOM UTTMt rACTOKV SaOTICTS'
TNC WtARCa AOAIKST -
y JTS SHAPE"
jgrOO $7.00 fr $g.Q0
You'll never need to ask "What is the price ?"when the shoe salesman is show
ing you W.LDouglas shoes because the actual value is deterrnined and the
retail price fixed at the factory before W. L. Douglas name and the retail price
is stamped on the bottom. The stamped price is W. L. Douglas personal
guarantee that the shoes are always worth the price paid for them.
Ctamping the price on every pair of shoes as a 'The quality of W.l.Dong.as product is juaraateed
J protection against high prices and unreason- by more than 40 years experience in making fine
able profits is only one example of the constant shoes. Thesmartstylesaretheleadersinthefaah-
endeavor of W. L. Douglas to protect his cus
tomers. W. L. Douglas name on shoes is his
pledge that they are the best in materials,
workmanship and style possible to produce at
the ptice. Into every pair go the results of sixty
six years experience in making shoes, dating
back to the time when W. L. Douglas was a lad
of seven, pegging shoes.
ion centres of America. They are made in a well
equipped factory at Brockton.Hasj., by thihighrst
paid, skilled shoemakers, under the direction and
supervision of experiencedmen,all working with an
honest determination to make the best shoes for the
price that money can buy. The retail prices are the
same everywhere. Tbiy cost no more in San
Francisco than they do in Hew York.
CAUTION Before you buy be sure W. U Douglai name and the
retvl price 11 stamped on the bottom and the tnttda top facuig.
If the stamped price has been mutilated. BEWARE OF FRAUD.
Tor aal. by I0S W.IDnas;las store, andnsrrn.ono
V.I-)augUdel.r,orcanbearderddireet(rnni MM (I President W. L. Tinael.
W. I- lion-las by mall. Semi for booklet telling tfOJ&0'tJ&CAf Khiw ('.... 310 park M..
how toordershoeathrougli the mall, pottage free. O Hrnekliin, Mass.
W.LDOUGLAS STORE: 905 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., WASHINGTON