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Speaker Tops Batsmen in the
American League; Carey, of
Pirates, Best Stealer
Chicago, 111., July 29.—Dave Robert
son still holds the lead among the Na
tional League batters. Carey, Pitts
burgh. is ahead in stolen bases with
31; Flack, Chicago, in sacrifice hits
with 28; Williams, Chicago, in home
runs with 10 and in total bases with
148, and Burns, New York, in runs
scored with 59. Cincinnati leads in
club batting with .254. The leading
batters are:
Robertson, New York, .340; Daubert,
Brooklyn, .320; Wagner, Pittsburgh.
.317; Chase, Cincinnati, .314; Zimmer
man. Chicago. .309; Hornsby, St.
Louis, .306; Long, St. Louis. .306;
Hinchman, Pittsburgh. .304; Wheat,
Brooklyn, .303; Schulte, Chicago, .303;
Whitted, Philadelphia. .303.
Leading pitchers for sixteen or more
National Pitchers
Won. Lost. Runs.
Hughes, Boston 11 2 2.30
Marquard, Brooklyn . 5 1 .1.65
Pfeffer, Brooklyn .... 16 5 1.88
Alexander, Philadelphia 18 6 1.46
Mammaux, Pittsburgh 14 5 1.74
Coombs. Brooklyn .... 9 4 3.53
Rixey, Philadelphia .. 10 5 2.27
Benton, New York ... 8 4 3.58
Jacobs. Pittsburgh ... 4 2 1.70
Seaton, Chicago 7 5 3.11
American League
In the American League Cobb took
second place in batting. Speaker still
holds the lead. Weaer, Chicago, took
the lead in sacrifice hits with 27; Cobb
remained in front in stolen bases with
36, no gain over last weelt; Baker's
still is topmost figure in home runs,
while Speaker leads in total bases with
173 and in runs scored with 69 . De
troit is ahead in team hitting with
.256. Leading batters:
Speaker, Cleveland, .391; Cobb. De
troit, .361; Jackson. Chicago, .347;
Sevcroid, St. Louis, .303; Burns, De
troit, .301.
American Twirlcrs
Won. Lost. Runs.
Culiop, New York .... 9 1 1.51
Morton, Cleveland .... 11 2 1.92
C. Williams, Chicago .. 8 3 2.27
Mays. Boston 10 4 1.83
Coveleskie, Cleveland . 12 6 2.44
H. Coveleskie. Detroit .13 7 1.84
Ruth, Boston 14 *S 2.2 8
Russell, Chicago 10 6 1.48
Shawkey, New York ..11 7 1.79
Johnson, Washington . 17 11 2.03
Harrisburg Buys Brown;
New Men Report to Utica
Harrisburg has purchased J. Donald
Brown, of the New York Americans, to
play with the local team. Brown is a
left fielder and it is said will probably
be sold at tho close of the season.
Brown has been playing with the team
for several weeks, but the club was
only notified of the deal last night.
Several other purchases are contem
Thomas V. Bryant, a former Cornell
pitcher, reported to Utica to-day. He
has been under contract with Utica all
season, but failed to report.
Reed, a third baseman, of Harris
burg, and Buck, a pitcher, of Utica,
were both suspended. Chick Farrell.
who has been ill at Scranton, will
probably take part in the series with
Utica, starting here to-day.
Planing Mill Comes Back;
Take Game From Smith Shop
After losing Monday's game to the
Smith Shop by the score of 1 to 0,
Planing Mill came back strong yester
day and defeated the Smith Shop in a
one-sided game by the score of 9 to 1,
the Planing Mill taking advantage of
the Smith Shop's weakness in the field
by scoring nine runs on five hits.
"Patsy" Finfrock pitched his usual
good game for the mill and after the
first inning was never in trouble, at
the same time striking out three men
and allowing only four scattered hits.
Gilday was wild, walking three men.
His support was of a ragged nature.
Bricker's fielding. Lutz's two base
hit, Snyder's tw v o hits, Matter's fielding
were the bright spots of the game.
Score by innings:
Smith Shop 1 0 0 0 o—l 4 3
Planing Mill .... 3 0 6 0 o—9 5 0
Batteries Planing Mill. Finfrock
and Rhoads; Smith Shop, Gildav and
Boston, Mass., July 29. Clarence J.
Griffin, of San Francisco, who won an
unlooked for victory over H. Xorris
Williams, 2d, of Philadelphia, former
national tennis champion, in the early
stages of the Longwood singles play,
was himself the victim of a sensational
upset in the fourth round of the tourna
ment, yesterday.
Griffin was defeated by J. J. Arm
strong, of Philadelphia, in five sets, 6-3,
3-6, 6-3, 5-7, 6-4. Armstrong's well
rounded game was more than a match
for the Californian's smashing tactics,
and the Philadelphian's well-placed
drive repeatedly caught Griffin out ot
Greater Harrisburg
Tennis Tournament
The tournament will start on
August 1, Tuesday. All prelimi
nary and first rounds of men's
singles must be played on or be
fore Saturday, August 5. Matches
not played oft by this date will be
considered forfeited.
Preliminary rounds in all other
events must be played on or before
August 5.
In order that matches be played
off by this time, contestants must
arrange with opponents as to time
and date of individual matches.
Contestants must report to offi
cial table before playing all
matches in order to be assigned to
a court. All scores must be re
ported her-3 immediately at the
conclusion of each match.
The tournament will be governed
by the rules of the United States
National Lawn Tennis Association
and under these rules all foot
taults will te called. A foot fault
occurs where the server steps on
or above the service line "while
serving. ,Pla>ers are cautioned to
remember this rule, as it is im
The time for entrance in the
ladies' doubles has been extended
to August a, Wednesday.
Changes or additions to the
above regulations and any infor
mation with respect to the tourna
ment due to weather conditions,
etc., will be posted here and also
announced through the newspapers.
Anna S Cubbison,
Elizabeth Killinger,
Anne Sweeney,
Katherine Sweeney,
Charles E. Dasher,
Martin Keet,
Edward Moore,
Harry Shreiner,
J. Douglas M. Royal,
Tournament Committee.
Baseball Summary;
Where They Play Today
Xew York State League
Utica at Harrisburg.
Binghamton at Elmtra.
Wilkes-Barre at Scranton.
Syracuse at Albany.
National League
Chicago at Philadelphia.
Pittsburgh at New York.
Cincinnati at Brooklyn.
St. Louis at Boston.
American League
Philadelphia at Chicago.
New York at St. Louis.
Boston at Detroit.
Washington at Cleveland.
Dauphin-Perry League
Dauphin at Marysville.
Newport at Duncannon.
Millersburg at Halifax.
Motive Power League
Trenton at Harrisburg.
Wilmington at Philadelphia.
Meadows at Camden.
New York at Baltimore.
Dauphin-Schuylkill League
Tower City at Tremont.
Williamstown at Lykens.
New York State League
Harrisburg-Utica, scheduled for
two games Monday.
Elmira at Wilkes-Barre.
Syracuse at Albany.
Binghamton-Scranton, scheduled for
two games Monday.
National League
No games scheduled.
American League
Philadelphia at Chicago.
New York at St. Louis.
Boston at Detroit.
Washington at Cleveland.
New York State League
Utica at Harrisburg, two games.
Binghamton at Scranton, two
Syracuse at Albany.
Elmira at Wilkes-Barre.
NaUoual League
Chicago at Philadelphia.
Pittsburgh at New York.
Cincinnati at Brooklyn.
St. Louis at Boston.
American League
Philadelphia at Chicago.
New York at St. Louis.
Boston at Detroit.
Washington at Cleveland.
New York Stute League
Harrisburg, 1; Utica, 0 (first game).
Utica, 2; Harrisburg. 0 (2nd game).
Binghamton, 7; Elmira, 0 (first
game). <
Binghamton, 4; Elmira, 1 (second
Wilkes-Barre, 6; Scranton, 1 (first
Wilkes-Barre, 10; Scranton, 4 (sec
ond game).
Syracuse, 4; Albany, 0.
National League
Phillies, 5; Pittsburgh, 2.
Brooklyn, 9; St. Louis, 5.
Boston, 2; Chicago, 1.
New York, 3; Cincinnati, 2 (10 in
American League
St. Louis, S; Philadelphia, 6.
Detroit, 3; Washington, 0.
Boston. 3; Cleveland, 2.
New York, 5; Chicago, 3.
International League
Montreal, 10; Rochester, 4.
Buffalo, 5; Toronto, 4 (first game).
Toronto, 3; Buffalo, 2 (2d game).
Baltimore-Newark, game postponed.
Richmond-Providence, rain.
Allison Hill League
Stanley, 4; Reading, 2.
Capitol Hill League
Health Dep't, 12; Auditor General
Dep't, 6.
Blue Ridge League
Chambersburg, 5; Hanover, 1.
Hagerstown, 5; Frederick, 1.
Martinsburg, 5; Gettysburg, 2.
Lucknow Shop League
Planing Mill, 9; Smith Shop, 1.
New York State League
_, . W. L. Pet.
Binghamton 52 30 .635
Syracjuse 50 37 .575
Elmira 43 42 .506
Scranton 36 .36 .500
Wilkes-Barre 36 39 ,4SO
Utica 40 44 .475
Albany 35 45 .438
Harrisburg 30 49 .380
National League
r> 1 t Pct -
Brooklyn 51 33 .607
Boston 45 35 .563
Philadelphia 47 37 .560
New York 41 43 .488
Chicago 43 47 .478
Pittsburgh 39 45 .464
St. Louis 40 si 459
Cincinnati 3 7 54 [407
American League
X- , W - L - Pet-
New York 53 38 .582
Boston 52 38 .578
Cleveland 50 49 sjq
Chicago 50 42 543
gffoit I 50 45 ; 5 26
Washington 47 44 516
Philadelphia 19 g6 "4
Dauphin-Perry League
W. L. Pet
Marysville 10 2 833
Dauphin 9 4 'cqo
Halifax 8 6 '.571
Newport 6 7 4^2
Duncannon 3 10 '231
Millersburg 3 i 0 [931
Lucknow Shop League
. w - L. . Pet.
Clerks 15 5 750
Planing Mill 14 6 700
Smith Shop 10 9 '526
Federals 1 2 0 .04 8
Blue Ridge League
W. L. Pet.
Hanpver 34 27 .557
Chambersburg .... 34 27 557
Hagerstown 33 ->9 '53,
Martinsburg 32 32 *SOO
Frederick 27 3G
Gettysburg 24 34 414
Allison Hill league
W. L. Pet
Galahads 11 7 611 '
Rosewood 10 7 'SBB
| tan 'fy 9 8 i 529
Reading 5 i 3 278
Dauphin-Schuylkill League
W. L, Pet
WlUlamatown 12 8 600
Lykens 11 9 ; 550
Tremont 8 8 .500
Tower City 7 13 350
Capitol Hill League
W. L. Pet
Highway 3 0 1000
Health 2 0 1000
L. and I. . ........ 1 1 500
Game Commission. 1 1 500
Insurance 0 2 !000
Auditor General 0 2 .000
Ehmke Goes to Detroit
After League Season Ends
Special to the Telegraph
Syracuse. N. Y.. July 29. Howard
Ehmke, leading pitcher in the New
lork State League, with nineteen vic
tories and five defeats to date, yester
day was sold by the Syracuse club to
the Detroit American League team.
The price was not announced, but
Manager O Neill said that it was the
biggest sum ever paid for a pitcher 11.
the State League. It is believed thai
about $4,000 was the sum. Pitcher
Boehler, of the Tigers, will come here
in part payment.
Ehmke will not Join Detroit until
after the close of the State League
season, September 10.
Drawings Show Record Num
ber of Entries; Rules For
Men's Doubles
With a record entry list the annual
city tennis tournament will start at
Reservoir Park courts on Tuesday.
Drawings were made last night at the
office of the Harrisburg Park Commis
sioner and showed 246 aspirants for
honors this year. This is the largest
number of entries recorded in several
The entry list for the women's
doubles is not up to expectations and
for tliis reason applications for this
event can be made up to Wednesday,
August 2. Tho first round of the men's
singles must be plajed off not later
than August 5. The drawings follow:
Men's Singles
C. Koqjis vs. E. Bortell; A. Baturin
vs. A. S. Ellenberger; George Trump
vs. Morton J. Kay; G. S. Keebes vs.
J. C. Beck; D. P. Griffin vs. D. H.
Kunkel; J. Swartz vs. J. A. Handshaw;
G. McAlister vs. J. Vogler; E. Glace vs.
E. Shaeffer; W. R. Shearer vs. Edgar
Clark; J. D. Green vs. J. Levan; C. H.
Kreider vs. Paul W. Kreider; C. Sauers
vs. W. Denny; George Shreiner vs. J.
Montgomery; George Beard vs. Ver
non Widder; W. McCreath vs. D. J.
Hoffert; Samuel Sherman vs. Charles
Pollock; Vaugn Ahl vs. Richard Rob
inson; Isaac Mayer vs. Francis
Shreiner; A. fc. Black vs. W. M.
Kunkel; A. E. Beck vs. Charles E.
Dasher; Glenwood Beard vs. C. R.
Small; H. Musselman vs. S. Nissley;
E. Edward Moore vs. H. Collins; V.
Fagcr vs. J. D. M. Royal; S. Ed.
Hannestedt vs. J. P. Senseman; D.
Roberts vs. Nelson Shreiner; Robert B.
Shreiner vs. M. F. Frasch; M. F. Mil
nor vs. Charles B. Fager; "Porky"
Widenmeyer vs. M. Philips; J. McCaleb
vs. F. Keener; H. Fink vs. K. Rich
ards; E. P. Kerper vs. W. D. Flesher.
Men's Doubles
J. Levan and Miller vs. F. Shreiner
and partner; Samuel Sherman and J.
Green vs. C. R. Small and I. Mayers;
C. Sauers and K. Richards vs. G. S.
Reeves and partner; W. Shearer and
partner vs. A. S. Black and partner;
Bortell and Ellenberger vs. Joe Vogler
and partner; G. Beard and partner vs.
M. J. Kay and S. Kay; W. E. Detweiler
and A. Eckenroae vs. C. Bickel and A.
Bodmer; V. Fager and C. Fager vs. H.
Fink and J. F. Senseman; J. C. Beck
and C. E. Beck vs. Edgar Clark and
partner; B. C. Welker and E. W. For
ney vs. Nelson Shreiner and H. S. Niss
ley; M. Philips and partner vs. W. M.
Kunkel and D. H. Kunkel; W.
McCreath and Pollock vs. Paul Kreider
and C. H. Kreider; E. Glace and M.
Frash vs. D. Griffin and H. Mussel
man: S. Ed. Moore and Ed. Hannestad
vs. E. Yingst ana K. Boyd; M. F. Mil
nor and partner vs. W. D. Flesher and
F. Keener; George W. Trump and
George Shreiner vs. Ed. Hauck and D.
Sowers; H. Collins and partner vs. E.
Mosher and G. Orem; D. Roberts and
J. Montgomery vs. Lutz and Reebes;
J. Speakma nand Yingst vs. Dasher
and Royal; J. McCaleb and D. Dough
erty vs. "Porky" Widenmeyer and part
ner; R. Robinson and V. Widder vs. G.
Beard and R. Shreiner.
Mi.veil Doubles
Floyd Keener and partner, bye; M.
Philips and partner vs. M. Black and
D. Griffin; H. Collins and partner vs.
K. Sweeney and \V. MoCreath; J. D.
Royal and partner vs. Catherine Mar
tin and E. Dougherty; Robert Shreiner
and .partner vs. Mr. and Mrs. Joe
Levan; Glen Widder and partner vs.
George Shreiner and partner; F.
Shreiner and partner vs. Helen Crook
and G. Trump; T. Johnson and J. D.
Green vs. Heckert and C. E.
Beck; Mrs. Chris Sauers and G. Beard
vs. C. Fager and partner; G. S. Reeves
and partner vs. Margaret Pollock and
partner; George Beard and partner
vs. Rosie Sheffer and Joe Vogler; H.
Musselman and partner vs. V. Fager
and partner; Edgar Clark and partner
vs. Almeda Yahn and partner; "Porky"
Weidenmeyer and partner .vs. M.
Sheesley and Frasch; Mrs. John Runkle
and partner vs. Florence Scholl and
C. Dashner; C. Polleck and R. Starry,
Ladies' Singles
Florence Scholl vs. Ruth Starry; K.
Sweeney vs. M. Moltz; Elizabeth Smith
vs. Almeda C. Yahn; Helen Robinson
vs. Margaret Polleck; Catherine Mar
tin vs. Mildred Runkle; Lucille Beard
vs. Mildred Sheesley; Rosie Scheffer
vs. Mrs. John Runkle; Marion Black
vs. Helen Heckcrt.
Ridiculous objections arc advanced by
commercial defenders of denatured
' bread and cereal foods through the
declaration that such foods "will not
keep." Of course they "will not
keep." Nature intends food to lie
consumed, not to be kept. Meat,
butter, eggs, milk, fruits, vegetables
"will not keep" unless the operation
of Nature's laws are suspended, as
in the case of preserved l'oods.
Nevertheless, all whole grain foods
WIIX keep. The way to keep tlieni
is described here.
"But," says the enemies of the
bread-and-cereal reform movement,
"when we talk to the cereal dealer or
the miller about natural breakfast
foods, natural whole wheat meal, un
degerminated corn, unpearled barley,
and natural brown rice they tell us
that it is impossible to successfully
market breakfast foods, whole meat
meal, or any of the other grains in
their natural state, because in such
state they become stale and spoil, or
during the hot, germinating months
are subject to weevil infestation."
The dealer declares that when the
housekeeper buys a stale package in
fested with weevils, moths, or webs
she forthwith condemns the product
| as a class and will have nothing more
to do with it henceforth, forever.
These are extraordinary objections.
The attitude of the cracker baker, the
coffee roaster, the egg dealer, the
milk man, and the bread man reveals
the worthlessnes3 of such objections.
Crackers, coffee, eggs, milk, bread,
and butter are equally perishable
products. They, too. become stale or
rancid with age, but the dealer does
not therefore refuse to put them on
the market or to convert them into
pofitable business.
The coffee man, knowing that his
coffee begins to deteriorate the very
day it leaves the roasting machine,
sees to it that when roasted it reaches
the housekeeper as soon as possible
thereafter. He resorts to all sorts of
hermetically sealed packages to keep
it fresh and fragrant.
The cracker baker sees to it that
his crackers reach the housewife
fresh and crisp, and the bread man
makes arrangements to have his
bread reach her while it is fresh.
Coffee, bread, eggs, milk and but-
Divide Honors With Utica in
Final Games of Scries;
Huenke Stars
Harrisburg is home for a week's stay
unless the schedule undergoes another
change. Utica starts a series to-day
and will be followed by Syracuse. The
game this afternoon was preceded
with a battle royal between the Harris
burg Motive Power team and-the Tren
ton contenders for the Pennsylvania
Railroad League pennant contenders.
Owing to the inability to play two
games to-day there will be a double
header on Monday.
Pitcher Huenke was a big star in the
final series at Utica yesterday. He
won his first game, score, 1 to 0; and
lost the second, 2 to 0. The Utes an
nexed but six hits in the two games.
Harrisburg's sensational fielding was
again in evidence and the pace set by
the Cockill crew made the Utica bunch
move fast.
Mills Hits Timely
Mills drove in tho winning run in
the ninth inning. Harrison reached
first on an error, and went to second
on a sacrifice by Downey. Harrisburg
lost an opportunity in the eighth in
ning of the first game, but the hidden
ball trick was worked on Wheat.
Ring held Harrisburg without a hit
for six innings in the second. Only IS
men faced him. Cook started the
seventh with a pass, but there was
nothing doing, Utica having annexed
two runs early and cinched the game.
The scores:
First Game
AB. R. H. O. A. E.
Cook. 2b 3 0 0 3 4 0
Layden, c.f 3 0 0 2 0 0
Brown, l.f 4 0 0 2 0 0
Harrison, r.f 4 1 1 4 0 0
Downey. 3b 3 0 0 0 l o
Elliott, ss 4 0 0 1 2 0
Mills, lb 4 0 1 9 0 1
Wheat, c 4 0 2 6 1 0
Huenke, p 2 0 1 0 1 0
Totals 31 1 5 27 9 1
AB. R. H. O. A. E.
Bruggy, r.f., 4 0 1 4 0 0
McConnell, 2b. ... 4 0 1 1 4 0
Corcoran, ss 3 0 0 3 2 1
Wagner, l.f 3 0 0 0 0 0
Brower, lb 3 0 011 0 0
Reichle. c.f 3 0 0 2 0 1
Catiz. 3b 3 0 0 1 3 0
Clougher, c 3 0 0 5 0 0
Sherry, p 3 0 1 0 3 0
Totals 29 0 3 27 12 2
Harrisburg .. 00000000 I—l
Utica 0 0 0 0 0 0 00 o—o
Stolen bases, Harrison, Corcoran.
Sacrifice hits. Cook, Downey. Left on
base, Harrisburg 7, Utica 3. First base
on errors, Harrisbursr 2, Utica 1. Base
on balls, off Huenke, 1: off Sherry.
Hits and earned runs, off Huenke. 3
hits, no runs, in 0 innings; oft Sherry,
5 hits, no runs, in 9 innings. Struck
out, by Huenke, 3; by Sherry, 4. Um
pire, Lewis. Time, 1.43.
Second Game
AB. R. H. O. A. E.
Cook, 2b 3 0 0 3 1 0
Layden, c.f 2 0 0 4 0 0
Brown, l.f 4 0 1 2 0 0
Harrison, r.f 3 0 0 1 0 0
Downey. 3b 4 0 n 1 l o
Elliott, ss 3 0 1 3 1 1
Mills, b 3 0 1 6 0 0
Wheat, c. . 3 0 (1 4 1 0
Huenke, p 3 0 0 0 4 1
Totals 28 0 5 24 8 2
AB. R. H. O. A. E.
Bruggy, r.f 1 0 0 X 1 0
McConnell, 2b. ... 3 0 0 2 1 0
Corcoran, ss 4 0 1 1 1 0
Wagner, l.f 3 1 0 2 0 0
Brower, lb 3 1 2 7 1 0
Reichle, c.f 3 0 0 4 0 0
Catiz, 3b 3 n 0 0 1 0
Clouglier, c 3 o 0 9 1 1
Ring, p 3 0 0 1 3 0
Totals 28 2 3 27 9 i
Harrisburg ... 00000000 o—o
Utica 0 0 00 020 0 x—2
Home run, Erower. Sacrifice hit,
McConnell. Double play, Bruggy to
Brower. Left on base, Harrisburg, 5:
Utica, 5. First Vase on error, Utica, 1.
Base on balls, off Huenke, 3; off Ring,
4. Hits and earned runs, off Huenke,
3 hits, 1 run, in 9 innings. Hit by
pitcher, by Huenke (Bruggy) Struck
out, by Huenke, 4; by Ring, 7. Um
pire, Lewis. Time, 1.21.
ter, because they are perishable, are
handled accordingly.
Whole wheat will keep for years.
So will whole barley, whole corn,
whole oats, and whole rice. These
grains do not spoil until they are
ground. Then they spoil during the
hot. germinating months.
The Bureau of Entomology, United
States Department of Agriculture,
has gone to considerable trouble to
discover the processes whereby nat
ural brown rice may be kept free from
weevil infestation.
It is the old story repeated. Man,
in his vain attempt to improve upon
the wise provisions of Mother Na
ture, usually succeeds in achieving
The scientist is puzzled indeed when
he is obliged to begin in the middle
and work in both directions at the
same time.
Science will probably find no means
for preventing the weevil from attack
ing natural brown rice. Nature has
already provided this means and
science up to this writing spurns na
ture's device.
In order to protect rice from the
season of its growth to the season
when it is consumed nature covers
it with a hard shell in which it keeps
Thousands of yeirs ago Pharaoh
took notice of this fart, and for the
benefit of his people stored rice in the
granaries of Egypt, permitting the
grain to remain in the shell in which
nature had placed it.
Not rice alone, but wheat, corn, and
barley were held unwinnowed, some
times for years, to provide against
The suggestion of the United States
Department of Agriculture that nat
ural brown rice be treated with the
fumes of hydrocyanic acid was un
known to the stewards of ancient
Egypt. Yet they kept their grains
intact until needed for the food of
Nowadays we winnow nil our rice in
a heap, thereby exposing it to the
attacks of insects against which na
ture has protected tt with a shell.
Man places a shell in the form of
a glass bottle, a glass jar, or a tin
•can around any animal or vegetable
product which he wishes to protect
from the attack of living organisms.
He knows that if he removes this
Veteran Aggressive Through
out Ten Rounds; Pride of
Gotham Starts Well
Brooklyn. N. Y., July 29.—Freddie
Welsh, lightweight champion of the
world, redeemed himself with a ven
geance here last night at the Washing
ton Sporting Club, when he outpointed
Benny Leonard, the Pride of Gotham,
in ten hard rounds.
The veteran title holder displayed
much better form than in his previous
bout with Leonard, which was won by
the latter. Welsh was aggressive
throughout last night's, fight and never
gave Leonard a chance to get set and
bring- across his heavy punches.
Leonard got away to a good start,
but the wise veteran saved his strength
for a grand finish and he earned the
honors by a narrow margin.
Previous to the start of the bout
Charlie White, the Chicago star, who
meets Welsh in a bout to a decision on
Labor Day in Colorado, was intro
duced, and the bis crowd gave him a
warm welcome. Welsh weighed In at
pounds, while Leonard scaled
132 M.
Strunk Still There
With His Old "Pep"
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Veteran outfielder of the Athletics, is
the riddled Mackmen's best bet. Not
only is Strunk fielding everything that
comes his way, but he is batting well
and running bases with considerable
success. He is the "pep" member of
the Athletic machine.
Wilkes-Barre, Pa.. July 29. Just
about the time that Sheriff George F.
Buss was ready to conduct a sale of
the Wilkes-Barre Club, of the New
York State League, a restraining order
came from the United States District
Court which temporarily delayed the
sale. Minority stockholders had fore
closed a judgment and sought to oust
Peter Noonan from control as manager
and president. Noonan pulled a sur
prise by going into bankruptcy. Fol
lowing this act came a restraining
order, which delayea the sale until th«
bankruptcy proceedings are disposed
of. President John H. Parrell was here,
but he declared that the baseball situa
tion is not greatly muddled.
Marysville, Pa., July 29.—N0 preach
ing services will be held in the Meth
odist Episcopal Church this Sunday.
The pastor, the Rev. S. B. Bidlack, is
at Picture Rocks, Pa., where he is
attending the funeral of his mother
| Marysville. Pa., July 29.—Glenvale
] Church of God is holding its annual
i picnic at Rhine-hart's Woods, about
I three miles from Marysville, to-day.
I artificially constructed 6hcll from his
| product .the laws of nature will op
erate and it will be destroyed.
: If we really desire uncontaminated
| oatmeal free from rancidity, unde
! germinated cornmeal, sweet, whole
j some, and flavorful, whole wheat meal
| containing bran, red dog and germ,
unpearlcd barley or natural brown
! rice, we- must not prepare a year's
i supply In advance.
The secret of keeping these grains
sweet and wholesome Is to prepare
them at reasonable intervals. By
grinding more frequently in smaller
i quantities and dating our product we
may bring it to the people as nature
intended it to be used.
The mere fact that large sums of
money have been invested in great
business enterprises for profit should
not impose upon the world any ever
lasting obligation to eat denatured
breakfast food and lifeless bread in
order that the breakfast food factory,
the miller, and the baker may declare
larger dividends.
As the coffee man, the cracker man,
the egg man, the butter man, and the
milk man have solved their problems,
so. too, the world asks that its grain
problem be solved.
Let not the overcoat which nature
throws about the seeds of the grasses
of the field, thus protecting them
from rain, dust, and decay, be re
moved until the people are ready to
When tho wir-dom of this advice is
seen the great American bread eater,
the child of the poor, will have stur
dier limbs, rosier cheeks, brighter
eyes, and a happier heart. Perhaps
also there will be fewer cases of that
dread affliction of children and adults
—infantile paralysis.
V/omen Motorcycle Riders
Half Way to Coast
The Van Buren girls of New York
city who caused a stir of interest
among motorcyclists of the United
States a few weeks ago by announc
ing their determination to ride to the
Pacific coast On solo Indians, being
the first women ever to attempt such a
long ride on single machines, have al
ready completed half the course. They
reached Chicago July 17 after acquir
ing much experience in riding sandy
roads on the way, which would pre
pare them for the rough going West
of ihe Mississippi.
They get much help along the route
from dealers in the motorcycle busi
ness who admire their courage. They
expect to roach San Francisco In Au
JULY 20, 1916.
President J. H. Farrell of the New
York State League denies that the or
ganization is shaky because of poor
attendance at games. He calls atten
tion to the class of games plaked all
over the circuit; the pace being set by
Harrisburg; and adds that the fran
chises are too valuable to permit a
quitting game at this time.
•It is probable that wise heads will
get together for tho rejuvenation of
the New York State League. If the
game is to be made popular new rules
will have to be made. The schodule is
a badly mussed up affair and rather
costly to some teams. It is also irreg
ular in that it gives some teams more
games. With two new towns a prob
ability an opportunity will be af
forded for needed changes in the con
duct of the affairs of the league.
Harrisburg's work has brought local
"The Phantom," at the Colonial to
day, is a detective drama, with just
enough love re
* rank Keenan mance interwoven to
„ make it enjoyable.
Colonial Today Fay Tincher, the
.. . , clever little comedi
enne that has appeared in a number of
other features, will be on the same bill
in a two-reel Keystone comedy en
titled, "Bedelia's Bluff." Monday and
Tuesday Douglas Fairbanks, the fellow
that always brings a new load of hap
piness with him, whenever he comes to
town, will be shown in a new five-part
feature, "Flirting With Fate." In this
new picture he thought there was noth
ing to live for when the girl he wanted
to marry became engaged to another
man. So he hired a professional as
sassin to end it all. But when the girl
changed her mind Fairbanks dared not
go near enough to the assassin to tell
him of his desire for life. A new two
reel Keystone comedy will be on the
same program.
The Victoria presents to-dav what is
said to be a new and original sort of
....... .. .. photoplay dealing
"What Happened with crooks and
?< -2," their various meth-
Victoria Today ods of flimilam
, , , ruing- people. This
expose takes place in "What Happened
at 22." Francis Nelson and Arthur Ash
ley are featured in this unique film
play. Every Saturday "The Mishaps of
Musty Suffer" are shown. For Monday
Madame Olga Petrova in "The Scarlev
To-day's presentation at the Regent
is "The Highest Bid," in which Wil
liam Russell is featur
"Tlie Highest ed.
Hid," at the In addition to "The
Resent Today Highest Bid" tho sixth
chapter of "Gloria's
Romance" (Hidden Fires), featuring
Billie Burke, will be shown. Gloria, be
gins to convalesce under the skillful
treatment of Dr. Royce. who dearly
loves Gloria, but she is entirelv infatu
ated with Richard Frenau, a thorougn
cad. One of his old flames learns of his
intrigue with Mrs. David Stafford,
Gloria's sister-in-law, and writes an
anonymous letter to Stafford, warning
him to watch his wife.
All Roads Lead To
Hershey Park
f Sunday, July 30
A special prepared
menu, including
chicken and waffles
will be served on tho
cool veranda of the
Big Cafe. The mam
moth pool, with its
sanitary draining, is
being enjoyed by
Y® ~ hundreds daily.*
Sacred Band Concert with vocal spe
| cialties by H. >l. Bender, of Chicago.
Automobiles Parked Free.
and get that cigar enjoyment that
comes only from uniform high qual
ity, This 25-year-old quality brand
is pleasing thousands of smokers
daily. Why not you, right now?
Harrisburg, Pa.
ZmmvaEmwmtmm —■■ i—n ■■ i umm»
patrons to a proper observance of
what is going on. Patronage means a
whole lot to Georgo Cockill, Walter
Blair and the players, not only for the
balance of this season but for next sea
Th»" record entry list for the annual
City Tennis Tournament indicates a
lively contest in all classes at Reser
voir Park courts. Unusual interest is
manifested this year, and j.he out-of
town entries are attracting much at
The Allison Hill League had another
interesting game last evening. The
Stanley's defeated Reading, scorce 4
to 2. Elsenour allowed but two hits.
Wilkes-Barre handed a. double de
feat to Scranton yesterday and now
Bill Coughlin will have to get after
more new players. With Ehrake work
ing in four yesterday, Syracuse won
over Albany, score 4 to 0.
Newark, N. J.. July 29. William
E. ("Kid") Mahling, widely known
several years ago as shortstop in what
is now the International Baseball
League, dropped dead of heart disease
at his homo hero yesterday. Mahling
was born in Cleveland 37 years ago
and was voted the most popular player
in his league.
1 Prospect Hill Cemetery
| This cemetery is soon to be en
[ larged and beautified under plan?
(prepared by Warren H. Manning.
Lots will be sold with the per
petual caru provision.
I Prospect Hill Cemetery Co.
j Herman P. Miller*
/ —^
Grand Theater
Francis X. Bushman and Beverly
a quality Metro feature.
Also a Sidney Drew Comedy.
The great Patlie Xe«» Reel Every
Friday nud Saturday.
111 I ■ M ■ I m ■ ■ ■ i 11^^——
In u story of love and liiKh finance,
Added Attraction Otli chapter of
Billie Burke In "Gloria"* Romance,"
also Bray Cartoons.
Monday and Tuesday, FAXNIB
>- HB COMPANY or PMI LA. /iv
■ T| MM pr JOES u
3 b •&!■£ " WHAT HAPPENED
X-&K a sensational live-act
'' drnniu of mystery, love
and romance, featuring
The Coolest Theatei* in the City
uV (Star of "The
Way Coward") and
n story of love and adventure that
rivals the famous Itaft'les series.
Funny Two-Reel Keystone Comedy

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