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Former Carlisle Football Star
, Has Important Team
V This Season
The University of Buffalo expects to
break Into football stronger than ever
this setaon. The reason Is that Frank
Mount Pleasant, the'former Carlisle
star. Is now coach at that Institution.
Frank Mount Pleasant dons a uni
form and taken to the work the same
as the players when giving Instruc
tions. He still possesses some of tho
eld life which made him one of tho
fastest stars of the gridiron game.
Mount Pleasant has been coaching
since 1911. Last season he led the
Wesleyan of West Virginia to the state
championship In their section. He
was anxious to settle nearer his home,
in Lewiston. N. Y„ however, and took
the position with the University of
Special to The Telegraph
Pittsburgh. Sept. 24. While the
Brooklyn team will keep fighting right
up to the finish of the National League
race in order to finish ahead of the
Boston Braves, both President Ebbets
and Manager Robinson, of the Dodg
ers, concede the pennant to the Phil
lies. President Ebbets has already
offered congratulations to Pat Moran
and the Phillies for their plucky bat
tle. Manager Robinson and Fred
Clarke, of the Pirates, also pick the
Phillies to win the world's series.
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Wins Thirtieth Victory; Gets
One Thousand Dollars;
Red Sox Winners
By Associated Press
Chicago, Sept 24.—Grover Alexan
der, the big right-handed pitcher of
the Philadelphia Nationals, was SI,OOO
wealthier to-day as a result of ills vic
tory over Chicago In the first game of
the double-header yesterday.
Alexander was given SI,OOO by the
management of the club for scoring
his thirtieth victory of the season. He
previously had been given SSOO after
winning twenty games.
Rixey won the other game. Score
3 to 2..
While the Phillies were pounding
their way through Chicago, Brooklyn
was winning one game and Boston suf
fering a defeat. The result of the
day's play puts the Phillies six and a
half games ahead of the Dodgers and
seven full games ahead of the Boston
Braves. Moran's people have won 14
out of the last 17 bouts staged, and
have ben victorious 10 times out of
13 on Western soil this trip.
Blue Ridge League Ends
Season With Cash Profit
Special to The Telegraph
Hagerstown, Md.. Sept. 24. The
Blue Ridge Baseball League, compris
ing Chambersburg, Hanover, Gettys
burg, Hagerstown. Frederick and Mar
tmsburg, closed its season with a sat
isfactory cash balance.
This fact was brought out at a
meeting of the managers of the six
teams held in this city yesterday, when
the business of the league was closed.
After the 10 per cent, fund and
league expenses bad been accounted
for it was found that each club would
xecelve a refund.
President C. W. Boyer stated that
he held In reserve for next season
every member of the local team ex
cept Manager Gene Hanks, who has
accepted a position as coach of the
Mercersburg Academy team, and
Pitcher McCleary. The Frederick team
was officially awarded the pennant for
the season.
Special to The Telegraph
Boston, Sept. 24. —The Boston Red
Sox yesterday gained two more vic
tories at the expense of Cleveland, 5
to 4 and 6 to 2.
The visitors pressed Boston closely
in the first game, when Joe Wood,
pitching his first game in a month,
weakened. Coumbe, who succeeded
Klepfer in the fourth, kept his hits
scattered, except in the fifth and
.seventh Innings.
The second game was won by Bos
ton almost at the start, and Brenton
soon gave way to Collamore.
It Came in Free-For-All Event
Yesterday; Joe Roy Fails
to Lower Record
By Associated Press
Carlisle, Pa., September 24.—0n1y
thrill came with yesterday's race
program at the Carlisle Fair. It was
in the free-for-all with but two en
tries. A new track record was ex
pected in this event. Joe Boy won
but fell short of the mark. The other
races were won in straight heats.
The summary:
First race—2.l6 trot, purse S4OO.
A. Zora Axworthy, R. Hent
schell, Arlington, Md 1 1 1
Silky Bell, b. m., Q. A. Turner,
Horse Heads, N. Y 4 3 4
Gleinister, b. m„ W. L. Bull,
Melfa, Va 2 2 2
Capt. Guy Axworthy, F. C. Pln
tenston, Fair Oaks, Va 6 4 3
Dexter, b. g., W. H., Arms,
Binghamton, N. Y 3 5 6
Time, 2.16%, 2.16, 2.16%.
Second race—2.l6 pace, purse S4OO.
May Bard, b. m., W. P. Biggs,
Middletown, Del 1 1 1
Gayle Elma, s. m., W. L. Karp
er, Shippensburg, Pa 2 2 4
Senator Catlin, a. g., J. C.
Hildebrandt, Lancaster, Pa. 3 5 3
Madison Square, b. s., M. L.
Smith, Hagerstown, Md 6 8 2
Bertram McKinney, b. m., W.
L. Bull, Melfa, Va 4 4 6
General Belle, b. g., A. D. Foll
mer, Lebanon, Pa 5 6 6
Time, 2.15>4, 2.15%, 2.15%.
Third race —Free-for-all, purse
joe Boy, b. g., Dan Leary, West
Chester, Pa 1 1 1
Sambcsquero, b. s., W. L. Harp
er, Shippensburg, Pa 2 2 2
Time, 2.12%, 2.12%, 2.12%.
Fourth race—2.l6 trot, purse S4OO.
Rosebud McKinney, b. m., W.
J. Dougherty, Petersburg,
Va 1 1 1
R. J. S„ b. g., C. E. Guelich,
Norristown, Pa 5 3 4
Arion Prince, b. s., H. L. East
ville, Va 4 4 5
Allis A. Wood, b. g., R. Hent
schell, Baltimore, Rid 7 7 7
Lena Zombro, b. m., H. L. Mart
in, Chester, Pa 6 6 2
Bon Ton, b. h., George M.
Hardin, Raleigh, N. C 6 6 2.
Bertha Fogg, Harry Hof
flinger 3 2 3
Time, 2.18%, 2.15%, 2.17%.
Fifth race —Running. % mile.
Cornith, b. m., R. Fraley, Fred
erick, Md 1
Montcalm, b. g., K. M. Gipton,
Frederick, Md 4
The Parson, b. g., F. Campbell. Ar
lington. Md 3
Remarkable Miss, J. T. Harris ... 2
Time, 1.19%.
Mt. Union High to Have
Strong Football Team
Special to The Telegraph
Mount Union, Pa., Sept. 24.—Owing
to the loss of six of last year's football
f-tars. Mount Union High School had
decided to cut out football for this
yea r.
With the starting of the season at.
other schools the fever also took hold
of the schoolboys and after a meeting
of the officials it was decided to or
ganize. When the first call for candi
dates was made yesterday twenty-two
The team will again have the serv
ices of C. Smith, formerly of Lebanon
Valley, and Folger, formerly of the
j University of Pennsylvania, as coaches.
Walker, Peduzzi, Simpso, Cruin and
Kiel, of last year's team, have been in
training for some time and are certain
of their positions. The schedule will
include Yagcrtown, Lewistown, Ty
rone, Huntingdon and Bellwood. Man
ager Shaver announces that he still
has November 20 and 2 5 open.
Halifax, Pa., Sept. 24.—A wedding
will take place to-morrow evening at
6 o'clock at the home of William S.
Grim, at Matamoras, when their
daughter, Elsie O. rim will be united
in marriage to Raymond L. Corsnitz,
of Camp Hill, Cumberland county, Pa.
The ceremony will be performed by
the Rev. J. O. Bau, pastor of tho
Church of God of Matamoras.
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Baseball Summary;
Games Past and Future
American League
Detroit, 6; Philadelphia, 5.
Chicago, 2; Washington, 1.
New York, 7; St. Louis, 0.
New York, 5; St. Louis, 1, (2nd).
Boston, 5; Cleveland, 4.
Boston, 6; Cleveland, 2, (2nd).
National League
Philadelphia, 5; Chicago, 1.
Philadelphia, 3: Chicago, 2, (2nd).
New York, 7: St. Louis, 3.
Pittsburgh, 8; Boston, 4.
Brooklyn, 3; Cincinnati, 2.
Federal League
Buffalo, 5; Pittsburgh, 2.
Chicago, 2; Newark, 1.
Newark, 2; Chicago, 1, (2nd).
Brooklyn, 3; Kansas City, 0.
St. Louis, 10; Baltimore, 2.
American 1,/eague
Chicago at Philadelphia.
Cleveland at New York.
Detroit at Washington.
St. Louis at Boston.
NaUonal Leagne
Philadelphia at Chicago (2 games).
Boston at Pittsburgh.
Brooklyn at Cincinnati.
Federal T/eague
Buffalo at St. Louis.
- Baltimore at Kansas City.
Brooklyn at Chicago.
Newark at Pittsburgh.
American League
Chicago at Philadelphia.
Detroit at Washington.
St. Louis at Boston.
Cleveland at New York.
NaUonal Iveagne
Philadelphia at Chicago.
New York at St. Louis.
Brooklyn at Cincinnati.
Boston at Pittsburgh.
Federal Tjeague
Buffalo at St. Louis.
Brooklyn at Chicago.
Newark at Pittsburgh.
Baltimore at Kansas City.
American Jvcague
Club. W. L. Pet.
Boston 97 45 .683
Detroit 94 51 .648
Chicago 83 61 .576
Washington 79 62 .560
New York 65 78 .455
St. Louis 61 84 .421
Cleveland 54 91 .372
Philadelphia 40 101 .284
NaUonal League
Club. W. L. Pet.
Philadelphia 83 59 .585
Brooklyn 77 66 .538
Boston 76 66 .535
Pittsburgh 71 77 .480
Cincinnati 67 75 .472
St. Louis 69 78 .469
New York 66 77 .462
Chicago 65 76 .461
Federal Ijeague
Club. W. L. Pet.
Pittsburgh 80 62 .563
Chicago 79 64 .552
St. Louis 80 65 .552
Newark 74 67 .525
Kansas City 74 69 .517
Buffalo .. . 72 73 .497
Brooklyn 70 77 .476
Baltimore 45 97 .317
No Change in Red Sox
Says Owner J. J. Lannin
Boston, Sept. 24.—The Red Sox,
probable pennant winners in the
American League this year, will go
into next season virtually unchang
ed. President J. J. Lannin said to
day that he did not bid for a single
player in the draft recently held at
"The team," he added, "is a per
fect playing proposition as now con
Boston, however, has five players
not considered regular members of
the team who will be candidates for
places next year. These are Pennock,
formerly of the Athletics, and Coop
er, once of the New Yorks, both pitch
ers; Haley, a catcher; McNally, an
infielder, and Shorten, an outfielder.
They were sent to the Providence In
ternationals during the season and re
Special to The Telegraph
Pittsburgh, Pa., Sept. 2 4.—Charles
A. (Chief) Bender, a former player
with the Philadelphia American
League baseball club, who this year
played with *he Baltimore club, of the
Federal Lea/ ue, yesterday filed suit In
court here against the Federal League
of Professional Baseball Clubs, ask
ing Judgment for SIOBS, which he
claims is due him on a contract for
his services. In his petition Bender
alleges that he signed a contract for
two years at $7,500, but. recently he
was unconditionally released.
What is without doubt the most cur
rlous motor-driven vehicle that has
yet made Its appearance was recently
demonstrated In the business streets
of Baltimore, and is described, with
illlustration, in the October Popular
Mechanics Magazine. It is a diminu
tive adaptation of the motorcycle and
not a great deal larger In size than
many of the manually propelled con
veyances driven on city sidewalks by
small boys. The device is designed
not as a plaything, but as a quick,
ready means of transportation. A
compact 2-horsepower motor, which
drives the machine at a maximum
speed of 25 miles an hour, is mounted
at one side of the rear wheel. The
fuel and oil tanks are embodied in the
frame, and it Is stated that one gallon
of gasoline will carry the cycle ap
proximately 75 miles. To prevent
mud and water from splashing onto
the rider, the wheels are nearly In
cased In specially shaped mudguards.
The machine is 4 ft. In length. 18 in.
high, 9 in. wide, and weighs 45 lbs.
It is equipped with a "kick starter"
and is controlled In a novel way. By
moving the handlebars forward the
I speed is increased, while by drawing
them all of the way back the clutch
is disengaged, the engine throttled,
and the brakes applied.
Nearly 100 farm tractors of differ
ent bodies and sizes were entered In
a power plowing and cultivating con
test which was held in Kansas soon
after the wheat harvest. The meet
took place on a 1,000-acre tract of
land adjacent to Hutchinson, where
separate plots were measured off for
the demonstration of each machine.
These spaces were allotted in accord
ance with the size and potential ca
pacity of the various tractors. The
exhibition, which was on a much
broader scale than any previously
held in the wheat belt, was attended
by thousands of grain men and agri
culturists of the Southwest. The Oc
tober Popular Mechanics Magazine
contains views of a number of the
tractors which participated in the con
Lew Ritter and Other Stars 1
Here to Help Along Big
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Albert Bender
arrived In Harrlsburg at noon to-day
for the celebration. They came from
Philadelphia and are stopping at the
Lochlel hotel. The "Charles Albert"
part of this family is also here for an
other purpose. He will be one of the
big baseball stars at Island Park to
day and to-morrow.
"Big Chief" Bender has with htm
on aggregation of stars who will give
the local players a hard chase. The
game to-day started at 3.15. To-mor
row's battle opens at 3 o'clock.
In addition to being able to give
Harrisburg a big attraction both Mr.
and Mrs. Bender expressed much grat
ification on being able to come to this
city during the big time.
Lew Ritter, another Harrisburger is
also here, and with Mike O'Neill and
others who have been playing base
ball ever since the game started in
Harrisburg 12 years ago, are ready to
show local fans that they were still In
the game.
All Local Favorites
Much interest Is manifested in these
games because every man on the Ben
der team was at one time a local
favorite, and still have many admirers
in Harrisburg. The local line-up will
include the same stars, who yesterday
handed a defeat to the Lincoln Giants,
score 7 to 1.
Tho Giants were unable to do much
with Lee. The fielding of the Harris
burg team was full of sensational
plays, and the big crowd were given
plenty of excitement. The score of
yesterday's game by innings:
R. H. E.
Lincoln Stars 00001000 o—l 8 3
Harrisburg .00051100 x—7 12 2
Batteries—Sykes and Aonery;; Lee
and Onslow.
Jesse L. Lasky presents the brilliant
novel and successful play "Brewster's
Millions" with Edward Abeles In his
original role at the Regent to-day only.
Robert Brewster, a scion of a well-to
do family, elopes with Louise Sedge
wick. Peter Brewster disinherits
Robert and refuses to be reconciled to
the marriage, and later drives the
young couple from their home. A llt
tl» son, "Monty" blesses tho union.
When "Monty" is a full grown man,
Peter Brewster dies and bequeaths a
million dollars to him. The newly ac
quirer! wealth staggers young "Monty"
Brewster, when he receives a eommurii- I
cation from an attorney in the West,
advising him that his uncle, George
Brewster, has left him seven million
dollars, contingent upon his getting
rid of the million dollars left to him by |
Peter Brewster. Come and see how I
"Monty" disposes of the million dollars
in order to receive the larger fortune.
Saturday, one day only—tho distin
guished royal actress Betty Nansen In
"The Doctor's Secret."—Adv.
Pleasing lines are incorporated In a
new tractor biplane which has been
built for an aviation school at North
Island, San Diego, Cal. It mounts a
60-horsepower motor which is capable
of giving the craft a speed of 65 miles
an hour when it is carrying three per-
I sons, and sufficient fuel to last two
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)30 miles an hour with safety. With
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jof 400 ft. a minute. The machine is
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has recently been delivered at the
army aeronautic station in California.
A picture of the machine appears in
the October Popular Mechanics Maga
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SEPTEMBER 24,1915.
Tech Stars Meet Pottsville
Stevens Trade at Steelton;
Central Meets Lancaster
With local scholastic football games
opening to-morrow and the big col
leges lining up for the first battles,
sport interest will switch to the grid
iron contests. Harrisburg's first bat
tle will be between Tech High and
Pottsville High.
This game will be played on Munic
ipal field at Island Park because of
the baseball game on the regular field.
Play will start at 2.30 In order to al
low Pottsville to catch an early train
At Steelton, the attraction will be
the Stevens Trade school of Lancas
ter. Central plays the first game
away from home and will Journey to
Lancaster for a contest with the high
school eleven of that city.
Indications are that to-morrow's
games will furnish very little football.
Coaches have been up against many
snags in getting the squads down to
work. Tech has a crippled bunch and
may have a number of substitutes in
the Une-up. Central expects to make
a good showing against Lancaster;
while Steelton will send in a bunch of
new recruits against the Trades School
In the big arena interest centers In
five games. Colby plays Harvard at
Cambridge: Georgetown at Prince
ton; Maine at New Haven; West Vir
ginia and Pennsylvania, and Gettys
burg at Cornell. There will be nu
merous other college games through
out the country.
Special to The Telegraph
State College, Pa., Sept. 24.—Donald
L. Dolbin, captain of Penn State's
track team and the best sprinter now
wearing the Blue and White, yesterday
received an official communication
from tho A. A. U. authorities absolv
ing him from the charges of profes
sionalism preferred last July. It was
alleged that Dolbin ran in a short
distance event against, professionals at
Mahano.v City on July 4, but the ex
oneration came when Dolbin satisfied
the A. A. U. that he had accepted no
cash prizes and that the contest had
been represented to him as strictly an
amateur event.
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4. a
Fisheries Authorities Have a
Meeting in Erie and Talk
Over Fish Propagation
Fish Commissioners of three states,
Pennsylvania, New York and Ohio,
gathered In Erie Tuesday when mat
ters concerning fishery regulations,
uniform laws for the three states and
the international treaty were dis
cussed. Regulations as to the tw'.na
and nets were also discussed and ex
pressions and opinions were heard
from the local fishermen of Erie.
Nathan R. Buller, Commissioner of
Fisheries of Pennsylvania, acted as
president of the meeting and Dr. Tar
ieton H. Bean, of New York, as secret
tary. Other State officials of the var
ious fisheries departments attending
the meeting were: H. C. Speaks, Co
lumbus, Ohio; H. C. Crossley, San
dusky, Ohio; Frank Miller, Put-in«
Bay, Ohio: Manly Wurtz, Albany, N.
Y. and H. C. Baxter, of Columbus,
Ohio. The Pennsylvania Fish Hatch
ery was visited and inspected by tha
These meetings will he held every
three months to exchange views and
talk over matters pertaining to tha
fishery interests of the several states.
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