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TEN FAST ROUNDS
AND THE SCORE!-1 VIRGINIA STATE LEAGUE IteaiillM Yealerdny. Rlchmonili l; PprtHtnoiitlt, i (ten ln Tllngii; dill'klie.oO. Lynchburg, r>; Itoanoke, 5 (ten ln iilngs; .larknoHS). Danvlllo, 4; Norfolk, .1. sfttiidliiK of Ihe Clubs.' Clubs. Won. LohL P. 0 RlehllKilid. H 2 -.801 Lyiichhnrg . 7 0 .',?: Portsniouti.? n . FiCii Danvlllo .;. 7 7 -S0? Norfolk . ?'. " .Li: Roanoko . '?', 0 .25i finniex Td-Dny, Portsmouth at Itichmond. Danvllle at Norfolk. rtuanoke at Lynchburg Ten nerve-ra<:klng IiiiiIiirs and thc ccore 1 to I ls the story of yosterday'! niehmond - Portsmouth melee, Tht Truckers put up Ihe best exhibition ol any' team seen here tliis season, nol exceptlng Lynchburg, atul It Waa otil> on account of the Lawmakers' ever rellablllty to otltbat thelr opponenn that made tlie scoro a tle. From the flrst mnn up to thn last man down, It ivan a gamble as to whe Would win, and the loyal fans breathe.1 a slgh of rellef when the gnme wai called on account of darknesy, aftet they had been on pins and needlcs foi two hours straight. The game wus played almost In jig tlnie, wlth a vast assortment of thrilft ln fleldlng. Thc- contest was full ol glnger and the players lacked uo nmount of nmbltlon. Botli Jackson nm! Carter worked effectively, and nltliougi few wore fanned. the hlts wero few an, eeatterod and tho walking llmlted Hlchmond was gullty of several errors but. wlth ono exceptlon, nlway-H inan Hged ro puli out Of tbe hole hy bril? liant plays. The Truckers flelded fast and cbhalstently throughout. Carter gave the Lawmakers more trouble con nectln'g wlth tho ball than any othei box nrtlst seen here. Jackson deservet a lot of credit for hls work, and proiu Ises lo yet show hls best ablllty. H? hos worlds of speed and somo nlce curves. The Truckers threatened to tally B wlnning ruli more oftcn than the locals but each tlme thelr most promlslng chnnces wero dashed to earth. Heffror wns back in the gnme. and led in the battlng. wlt|i a slngh- anil double oui of thros times up. Boyd. who was re hased by Portsmouth yesterday morn? ing. played a very good flrst for Rlcli? mond. I.lpe and Ison sfarrcd In thc fleldlng, while CowanV wlng to accont was never more accuratv. Larkln ane llerrlng did good work, while thc en? tlre Portsmouth team showed up tc advnntage. In the lirst round Lawrence went tc second on Sandherr's bad throw to flrst The runner passed lo third when tlie llttle shortstop uiuffed Larkln'." groiinder. Wlth no outs and a man on first anr thlrd, Grlffin slashcd to Boyd am' Lawrence trled to score, but the ftr.tf baseman threw hlm out a mlle. Gnad? lnger foulcd out to Cowan nnd Isor handied Russell's slz/.k-r. In the thlrd frame Lawrence slnglei' to centre. sicallng second. He llkewlsr s-t.i!.- thlrd; comlng home on Cowan': had throw to Llpe. I^awrenee went oui fnr hunting a third strike. Grlfftl fouled out and Gnadlng'er's fly wai nlpped by Ison. In these flrst threi Ini Ings Rlchmond went down, one, two three. In the fourth Heffron wormed a pas from Carter. and Llpo nently sacrlflcei hln, to second. after whlch ?.li? speed} flelder stole thlrd. It Iooked mlght) good for a run, bnt Larkln coppei Itlgga'fl hot groiinder, throwlng lilit out al flrst. whllo Herring doublcd oi Heffron at home. A pretty play. Ison made a speetaculur catch o Cartor's liner In the llflh Inning, whlci would have been good for three bags Cowan led off In tho slxth wlth : drlve down the left foul line and Jack? son Bacrlflced hlm to second. Ther Heffron smashed a beaut to deet centre. scorlng Cowan, The batter however. was put out at second. LIjk slngled to left, but Hlggs was put oui at lirst. In the next round Llpe made a blr< BI (Speclal tn The Tlines-ninpatch.l NOUFOLK, VA.. May X.?ln a fast and pretty gamo. full of glnger and sen s-atlonal playlng, Danvllle defeated Nor? folk to-dny by the scoYo of 4 to 3. Su? perior stlck work ai-countcd for the vlctory of tho vlsltors. Fast doubles nnd sensatlonal stops held the Bugs ln check, and made thc game ln doubt untll tho last man was out. Barrlng tho slxth and nlnth, Loos liad tho Tara gucsslng, while hls team iiintes hnmmcrcd Leahy p'ersistently, and wero only kept ln reach by fast fleldlng. Loos's work made thing'; easv for the men behind hlm. Nor folk's rnlly in the ninth was the one doubtfiil momont of tho gamo, and Loos deserves credit for Iho way ln whlch he kept hls h*ud wlth 2,000 howling fans trylng lo send him up in tho alr. Ho saved'the day, preventlng the need? ed run to tle tho game by plcklng up a slow bunt nnd beating the batter out, Tho score: Dnnvllle. Players. AB. R. II. O. A. IS. Powell. lf. I 0 12 0 1 Doyle, 2b. 4 0 2 1 " l Flsher, ss. i 0 ti i 3 l Henn, cf.3 1 I 1 0 C Stafford. lb.:i 0 0 14 0 t Rhlnehart. 3b..'. 3 0 114 1 Ryan. o. 4 1 2 3 2 (J AValsh. rf. 112 1 0 (J Loos, p. 4 1 2 0 li t Totals.33 4 11 27 15 1 Norfolk. Plavers. ' AB. R. II. O. A.B. Beltz, lf. 1 l 1 ;i 1 ll Bonner, 2b.;... 4 0 1 2 2 1 Cuminlng, rf. 4 0 110 1 Jackson. cf. I 1 1 3 0 ll Haas, 1b. 1 1 3 10 1 tl Ruhland, 3b..2 0 1 0 0 0 Gettlg, ss. I o " -I '? " Smith, e. 3 0 0 4 1 ? Leahy, p. B _!! _!!_!! _7 J Totals.32 3 S 27 13 B fiooro by lnnings: ?. PanvlUe .0 0 10 0 10 0 2?1 Korfolk .0 0 0001 0 0 2?3 Summary: Karuod runs?Danvllle, 2; Morfolk, 2. Saerifiieo hlts?Powell, Flsher, Stafford. Ruhland. Stolen basos?Salta nnd Dovlc. Doublo plays w-Gettlg tn Haas: Seitz to Oettlg. Loft nn bases?Danville. S; Norfolk, 4. Btruck out?by LOOS, 4; by Leahy. 3. Sase on halls?liy Leahy, 3. Batlcrs hlt?hv Loos, 1. Passed hall?Smlth. Tlme?1:35. Attendance?2,000. Um? pire? Westorvelt. On IGxhlhKlou. Tho handsorno trophy cup. repro sentjng tha champlonshlp In tho Pre? paratory School Athletic League whloh was won by tho Rlchmond Higl School, |s on oxhlbltlon In tho window pf Smlth & Webstcr's jewelry storo or East Maln Street, Play To.-l>ny. Tho .lunlor toams of St. James nnd [Jnloii Statlon Sunday-schools wlll cross hats to-day on the Thlrty-fouVth Sti'a?' dlamond. of ii stop of rttiBsoIr** bttrnlng wnllop, throwlng hlm out nt flrst. In nich moiid'u half f'nudhorr nent one througli l.nwronco, reachlng nrsi. TlUnnn bimtocl. noi wlsei-. |,ut (0? mr, whlch forced out Rnndllorr, ln iho elghth Hiims roaehod flrst on Tltniun's bad niuff, golug to -e.ni l whon Roj'd inlssod Llpo'fi (brow uf Carter')-. hlt. When Lawrence wont out nt. flrst Burns'passed td thlrd, Tlfdit ;. Larkffi ciune tn bnl nnd Ilie si-iioe:-.. j plny wns attempted, hut Iho mnn wilh ,] ihe stick dld not respond to Ihe slgn.il. iniul iiltlioiigh he trlr-d lc, ovon up by blocklng Oiwiin. tlio runner wtn cailed out for the Intorferonce. Lntkln's hurd grounder *vn:i stopped by Ison. Cmvnn mado o nlco catch of Qnadlnger's foul ln Ihe ninth. The score: Totals ..13 1 I 30 17 1 Score by lnnlngs: 17 Itlchmond ,.nnnooi 000 0? t Portsmouth .0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0? 1 Summary: Two-base hlt?Heffron. Stolen bases?Heffron. Titman, Law? rence. Hopkins, Carter. Double play? Larkln to Herrlng to Burns, Base oh balls?off jackson, 4: Cartor, 1. Struck out?by Jackson, 5; bv Carter. 8. Time of gamo-?2:00. Umpire?Byron. At? tendance?3,000. "Larkln out for buntliiK thlrd strike. Burns out on batter's Interference. FUSTTEIIMWRGS F **r>-".-l.ii to The Tlmc_-Dl-patch. J LYNCHBURG; VA.; May 8.?In a gamo brhnfull of star work, Lynch? burg antl f\oanoko went ten innings thls .-ifternoon td a tlo, the score be ng 5 to 5. Darkness ended the con : Morrlssoy had poor support In the Ilrst Inning, and after that he kept tne Shoemakcr- from scorinic. except j ln tho second, when two doublen earn? ed a tally. Hc had to work hard for this result. nnd then only secured lt by brllllant work. Oakley was bat tcd hard in the tlfth and slxth and stewart rollevcd hlm, succeeding In |stopplng the battlng. Time after time both teams had opportunities to win with a im. but both pltchers were erjual to Ihe occaslon. Tbo weather was cold nnd disagreeable and the :grounds muddy. Score: Lyncltburc Players. AB. P.. ll. O. A. E Anthony, lf. . .s. ,? j n _ (, r, , Schuman* . 1 n o 0 0 0 Bowen, .'ii. Davls, if. Raley. lb. Kirkpatrick. 3b_ Westlake, c. (Moss, ss. | Hooker. cf. ! Oakley. p. Stewart. p. Bentley**. 1 3 0 0 Totals .35 5 6 30 15 1 ?Batted for Anthony In tonth. ??Batted lor Stewart ln tenth. Roanoke. Players. AB. ll. H. O. A. E Lohr. cf. C, Shaffer, lt. fi Kessler, rf. 4 Clayton. 2b. 5 Palnter. 3b. G Clarke. lf.-. . 5 MeMahon, ss. 3 I rtajrsdale. c. 1 j Morrlssoy, p. 3 0 1 0 0 0 1! 13 0 _ 1 I) 1 0 0 (? 0 1 I 0 113 10 0 2 . 11 11 30 16 Totals _ Score by lnnlngs: R Lynchburg.1 1 0 0 0 o (i 0 0 0?."i Roanoke.0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 1 0?3 Summary: Two-base hlts?Hooker, Bowcn ancl Palnter. Sacrifice hlts? i Bowen, Kirkpatrick and Ragsdale. Stolen bases?Westlake and Kessler. First base on orrors?Lynchburg. **; Roanoke, 1. Earned runs?Lynchburg, 1: Roanoke, I. _,eft on bases?Lynch? burg, 2: Roanoke. 11. Double plays? Westlake to Moss: Clarke und Me? Mahon: MeMahon. Ragsdale and Palnt? er. Hlts?off Oakley, 7, in tlve and a third Innings; olT Stewart. 4. in four and two-thlrds Innings. Struck out? bv Oakley. 2: by Stewart. 2: by Mor? rissev, _, Baso on balls?off Oakley, 3 (MeMahon, Kessler and Morrlssoy); off Stewart, 1 (Morrlssoy): off Morrlssoy, 1 1 (Anthony). Hlt by pltched ball?Me? Mahon. Attendance-?1,000. Time?2:15. Umpire?Mace. FAUST GETS FIRST" JAMAICA, N. Y? May 8.?-On n heavy track and can ylng the light weight of SS pounds, Faust won the Klng's Coun? ty Handicap. ono and one-sixteenth liiilcs. defeating tho favorlte, Light Wool. bv a head in a terrific drlve. Summarlos: First race?maiden two-year-olds: selling; flve furlongs?Rlght Sort (io to 1) first, Father Stafford (even, nlaco) socond. Peto (5 to 1, show) thlrd. Time, 1:03. Second race?handicap: three-year olds and upward; flve and a half fur? longs?Piintouflo C5 to 1 *? first, Martha Jones (0 to 10) socond. Colloquy (l to 4, showi third Time. 1:01 2-5. Thlrd inee?four-year-olds ond up? ward: selling; milo and a slxteenth? Moufort (9 to -) first, Znl i3 te 5, place) socond, Keator (2 to 5, show) th'rd. Time. 1:19. Fourth raco?tho Klng's Handtca.Pi* (1,,-oe-voiir-oHs nnd im; ono mlle nnd a sixtOPiitli?Faust (S to 1) flrst. Light Wool (4 to 5, p'uc) second, Spooner (1 to 3, show) thlrd; Time. 1:48 2-5. Fifth rnce?two-year-olds: solllng; tlve furlongs?Madrlleno (9 to 1(1) flrst. Pleaslng (-1 to l. place) second, Apron (2 to 5, show) thlrd, Tlmo, 1;0_ 2-5. Slxth raco?maiden, throo-yoa'r-Qlds' slx furlongs?-Golden Heart (87 to Mi) first.' Quostlon Mark (C to 5, place) socond, Chaplot (S to 5, Bhow) thlrd. Time, 1:14 3-5. AER0PLANE SKIMS OVER SEA FOR THIRTY MILES NORKObK, A'A.. Mny S.?Thn Wright Biotliors. aoroiiBiits, wlio art* expin-lmantiiiK wlth thelr neroplane at Klll Devll Hill, noar Mnntoo,- mado thelr thlrd -uccoasful fllght tt-day, covorlng thirty odd mlles and ns eendlng to a conslderable height. Tho nb so'.ute control of thc machlno shown by the neioiiauts wns the foaturo of tlie experhnent. The shtp gllded easily from the (round. the aeronauts talctnt* a flftoen-mllo dnrt Bd-ward, probably goingf 2,500 feet In tho alr. clrcled aiul followed au elllpticnl couree bock to tho stnrtlng polnt. A ton-nillo wlnd wns hlowlng, _ut It dld not lnlorfeie wlth tho -lilii. Mineral Heat. r.Sooclal to Tlie Tlmus-Dlsnatcli.] MINERAL. VA? May 8.?Mineral and Louisa tu-day cro-sod bats and tho soore resulting 10 to 14 in favor of Mineral. [ LEADS FIELD LONDON, Mny s. -Richard I'roker's j Rhodora, imir slster io urbv, wlnner jof lasl year's Derby, captured tho Thousfthd Ouliieii Stako at Now Market i to-duy. Ivlth LuelOtl LyilO Up, To-day's vlctory of Khddorrt, n.llowiiig the niu. COSS Of the Atliei (call horse Rllblo III tha tJaiii Natii/tiui and Nohns . Lli, in the Two ThousandOulnoafcStakos, inakta a notable seuucncd ol Amoi-ican tr> urhphs Rhodora covered n inllo in i:i;i l-r, seconds, beating Normnn III.'n ?timo of i;ii .",-r, mado Wednesday. Mr. Cioker was presenl td seo hls fllly win, ani Klng ICdwnrd and tho 1'liine or Wales Were mso ttiuong InH .blg crowd thnt wltnossod tlio Amcrican vlctory. ! Rhodorn Ih a half slster to Orby. Mr. Croker'a horso that won the Derby lnst your. Slfe fa |,v Ht. FrusqUlfl OUI of the Aniorlcan mare Ithod i D., nnd wns bred by Mr. Croker. iluodora wbti Ithe Dt'Whurst plale for Iwo-yeai-olds lnst Noveinbe,-. defeat lng Klng F.d [ward's I'eriiere by two longths; tn .ui gimt won the Londonherry plate at ? Leopards town. and ln May the l.'ado gnn plate nt the franie place. Hlm is i engaged for the Bpsom Oaks, but ll iis nol entered for tlie Derby. By cuplurlng thls event, Rhodora. jMr. Croker's brilliant three-year-old [fllly hns added another classic to the Isportlng trophles already capturod bv the American sportsman. She won to Iday's event froni a blg flold ot elghteen ; horses wlth comparatlve case. The event of to-day wns doubly au Anierl can vlctory, tor Luclen Lyne, the Amer? ican Jockey, rode the wlnner. He dls .played such Judgment that Rhodora | turned tbe tables on tlio favorite. Kes bla. a horse that defeated the Amerl Ican fllly ln the Middle Park plate last year, and lhat up to tho present tlmo never had been beaten. Lyne lay be? hind Hlm Tv.ig untll the bushes wero [reached. Here he drovo hls mouni to ithe front and rorhped hotne two lengths ahead of Bracelet, wlth Ardentriva thlrd. Onlv a neck separated Arden itiive and Courtesy. the fourth horse. The betting was as follows: Rho idora, 100 to R against; Bracelet. ."> to 1 i agalnst, and Ardenlrlve, 100 to 6 against. , 5 FIRST. LOULSVILLE. KY..~Mav 8.?More raln nnd cold weather to-dav dld not In? jure the attendance at Churchiil Down-i materlally, Qugga was thc only fa? vorite to win. Sumrnarles: Flrst race?four furiongs; selllng? Sorvlcence (straight. $21) tlrst, Funda? mental (place, $9) second, Sllverlte (show. $20.50) thlrd. Tlme, :51 1-5. Second race?flvo and a half fur? iongs: selllng?Beth Goodwln (straight, $27.60) lirst, Stoner Hlll (place. $21.90) second. Dr. Slmrall (show, $9.60) thlrd. Time. 1:12. 'Thlrd race ? slx furiongs ? Shlp ($24.10. Btralght) flrst. Thomas Cal? houn ($13.60. place) second, Kthel Carr ($14.50, show) third. Time, 1:18. Fourth race?tho steeplechase handi? cap: Hhort course?Charfleld ($61.50, straight) first, Hertel ($26.80. place) second. W.-itorways ($7.80. show) thlrd. Tlme. 3:1S. Flfth ra?e?seven furiongs?Mortlbov ($34.10, straight) first, Terah ($7.20. place) second, Hasty Agnes ($5.90. show) thlrd. Time, 1:32 3-5. SlKtii race?mlle?Quagga ($6.6.1. straight) flrst. Plantland ($6, place) second, Dr. McClure ($8.80, show) thlrd. Tlmo, 1:47 3-5. CAROLINA LEAGUE fSpecl.il to The Tlmes-Dlspatch. 1 GREENSBORO, N. C. May S.?In the prettiest game of the season Greens? boro defeated Spartanburg. 5 to 2. The locals pulled off tlre cleverest base run? ning. seen here In years -->nd clearly OUtclassod the vlsltors. Cook. Doak and Slsson starred for the locals; Ben bow and Watson for Spartanburg. Score- by Innings: R. H. E. Greensboro _100210 10*?5 6 0 Spartanburg ...20000000 0?2 12 0 Batterle<: Kllroy and Walsh; Thack cr and Bu-sse. Umpire. McNamara. fSpccial to The Timt's-Dlspau-h. | WINSTON-SALEM. N. C. May 8.? Greenvllle turned the tables on Win? ston thls afternoon by bandlng tha locals a goose egg, the scoro belng 9 to 0. The Blues found Barre, Green vllle's star pltcher. for only four hlts, these belng widely scattered. ? Two of the vlsltors lined, out bome runs. Batteries: Greenvllle?Barre and Kelley; Winston?Person and Hess, Rovenv .ind Burden. (Speclal lo The Times-Dispatch. 1 CHARLOTTE. N. C May 8.?The rnnst cxclting aml wcll-playeil same hero thls teuson was won to-day hy Anderson when Catcher Wlnner hlt for three bases, scorlng iwo men. Charlotte mado a game tifiht. nn,- In thc seventh Newton drove oui a horner, scorlns one man ahead ot hlm. IJoth pitchers dld splendld work. Score hv Innlnps: It. H. E. Ardorson .0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0?3 3 2 Charlotte .00000020 0?J 4 2 Kaiicnes?Wlllis and Wlnger; Finn and Reed. CHURCH HILL's. S. LEAGUE Thc Churcii Hlll Sunday-sehool Ath? letic League wlll open lts season to dav wlth games on tho Chrlst Church Association Fleld and Lutheran Field. All games on the former field.wlll bo called at 2:30 P. M., and on the lat? ter at 3 P. M. Morning games will bo played at 10 A. M. on Decoratlon Dny. Tho schodule: May 9th?Loigh Street vs. Union Station. C. C. A. Field. May 9th?Chrlst vs. Thlrd Chrlstian, Lutheran; Fleld. May 16th?Lelgh Street vs. Chrlst, Lutheran Field. May 18th?Union Statlon vs. Broadus, C. C. A. Field. Mav 23d?Lolgh Street vs. Thlrd Chrlstian. Lutheran Fleld. Mav 23d?Chrlst vs. Broadus, C. C. A. Fleld. May 30th?Leigh Street vs. Broadus Lutheran Field. Mnv 30th?Union Statlon vs. Third Chrlstian, C. C. Field. Mav. 311th?Union Statlon vs. Chrlst, C. C. A. Field. Mav 30th?Thlrd Christian vs. Broad? us. Lutheran Flold. BRIGGS B0WLS FIRST On tho Lake alleys Thursday' nlght Mr, Briggs captu&ed tle prlze ln a good bowllng contest. The score; Briggs. 126; Thorpe. 114; Simpson, 106: Hall. 9fi: Howard, 94; Ryan, 94; Brown. 92; Ramsav. 91; Merlll. 90; Woolridge, S9: Tnt". 86; Vaden,-87; Glenn. R?: Thomns. 85, Somo of the highest scores made on tho alleys thi"-woek aro us follows: Cioosoplns?Simpson. 136: C, lt. Cos? by, 122; Thorp?, lli; Briggs. 126; Brown. 112. Balllmoro ducks?Brown. 130; Simp? son. HU: Thorpo, 116; C. H. Cosby, 1.14; Blain, 132. TonpillS?Gregory, 201. V. M. I.1JETS SL0W~GAME rsnonlnl to Th? Times- Disrnteh.l ? LEXINGTON. VA., May 8.?Vlrglnln. Mllltary Tr.slltutn defeated Biidge water College In a slow. unlnterestlng game to-day, The vlsltors scored ear? ly In tho gafne by hittlng Taliaferro hard, hut when Devnult replaced hlm the run gettlng stopped. Devault pitched n good gamo and wan glven good sunport. Scoro: V. M. L, 8; Brldge wator, 5. Emory nnd Henry Wlns. I Kni'olsl to Tho Tlmes-niepateh.l EMORY. VA.. Mny 8.?In 0110 of the t'astest collogo games of the season Mll lUran ngalu lost to Emory nnd Heury by llie score of 3 to 2. Tlie gamo wn* Intorostlng from start to finish, both pitchers belng In flno trlm. Bruce had an unusual number of henders up hls sleeve, strlklug out thlrtssn men, to Wise Talks by the Offiee Boy Thoro wns n fellow I wook who had been h know, and tbc yarns li tho store last oad, doncher told were the greut spoke In or? th Ink !i. hut real llmlt. He sald ho mel t many Americans ln Europe win nothing hut Kngllsh. Tliat w.S der to make othor Anierlcann they wero froni denr old Lunnon, they always gave themselves awny by the size of thelr tlps. I asked hlm how the Eengllsh l'lngo dlfforod from Amerlcan, aml he sald, "Well, tvjteii cver any one tells them aomethlng, they say. "Really. qulte exti-'ordluary,' and when you ask thom anything, It's. 'Ves. rawtlier,* or 'No, I fawacy not.' He says tlie Kngllsh are awfUIIy nice people, Just the same. aud vory par? tlcular as to what they wear. So should you. We've the swollost line llne of young men's suits tbls season. and just rlght for particular follows. doncherknow. Moderately priced, $7.50 to $30.00. You're welcome here to a look if you want It. WILL1E. M-.IN _a 1-1.IU STRCETS hls opponent'8 scvon. and allowlng only one scratch hlt. Llno-up: Kmory and Henry?Spratt, shortstop; Atklns. thlrd base; Dotson, eatcher; Waliace, flrst base: Darwin, centre field; Sliuler. left flelii; Bonham, right field; McGuire. second base; F.rm-e, pitcher, Mlllgan?Burton. shortstop: Ander? son. second base: Kelly, flrst baso; Wilcox, right field; Africa. thlrd ba**e* .Rliudy. centre fleld: Tai'.lor, eatcher; 5>. Burleson. left field; Cv Burlcson. pitchcr. Umpire?Daniel. ASHLAND OPENS SEASON The Ashland baseball team wlll open Its regular season thjs afternoon at Ashland on tho college diamond with a game against the Randolph-Macon College team. The game promlses to be a good one. as the collegians are In flrst-class condition, and wltli Warren. their coach. in the box for them, they should be able to glve the Ashlanders a hard flght for victory. Trevllllan. the southpaw, wlll pltch for Ashland, and .lones wlll be behlnd the bat- The bat? tlng order for Ashland will bo as fol? lows: Randolph. shortstop: Trevllllan, pitchor; Dr. Jordan, contre field: Swlft, third baso; E. Jordan. second base; Mills, flrst baso; Leadbetter, left fleld; Brldges, rlght field; Jones, eatcher. GRAMMAIl SCHOOI, LEAGUE TO VliAX I'OSTI-O-VEU GAMES In the Grammar School Baseball League thore are several postponed games to be played. Bellevlew vs. Marshall and Fafrmonnt vs. Springfield are the post? poned games ln tho eastern section. These schools will arrange dates wlth -Mr. Barrows. of Chrlst Church Asso? ciatlon, for tho playlng of the games. In the wrstcrn sectlon there are two posto^ned games, as follows: AVest En.l vn. Leigh; Randolph vs. Leigh. These schools will arrange wlth ea*'n other for tho play? lng of ihc-ir games as soon as possl? ble. and notlfy Mr. Rolthard. of the V, M. C- A., ln oi der that umpires may be provlded. As soon as oach section bus completed its schedule the win mrs ln oach wlll play a series of threo games for the champlonshlp of Rich? mond. Standing of the Clubs. Followlng is the standlng of the teams ln "ho western sectlon to date: Western Sectlon? Clubs. Won. Lost. P. C. Elba . 4 0 1.000 Leigh. 2 0 1.000 Randolph . 2 2 .500 Madison . 2 3 .4 00 West End . 1 3 .250 Sidney . 1 1 .200 Eastern Section? Clubs. Won. Lost. P. C. Bellevlew . * 0 1.000 Central . 3 1 .75fl Mnrshall .i. 2 2 .500 Falrmouut . 1 ?'! -250 Nicholson . 1 3 .25(1 Springfield . 1 3 .250 Field Dny Rcwuits. [Special lo Tlie Tlmes-Dispatch.] LEXIN .TON. VA., May 8.?Summary ot annual ileld day meet hold at V. P. 1. Wednesday: 100-yard dash?Wostlaken, Huffard, Noland. Time, :9 4-5. 50-yard dash?Noland, Luttrell, Huf? fard. Time, :l 4-5. 220-yard dash?Westlaken, Huffard, Noland. Time, :'-4. 4 40-ynrd dasli?Westlaken, Huffard, Stone. Time, :53 3-5. Half-mllo?Stone, ' Hughes, Yeaton, Time, 63 3-5. Mile run?Stone. Hughes. Time, 5:47. 120-yard hurdles?Noland, Glbbs, Holt. Time. :13. Shot-put?Diffendal, Smith, Luttrell. Dlstance. 34 feet. Hnmmer throw?Luttrell, Brown, Mitchell. Dlstanco. 113 feot. 3 Inclics. High itfiip?Huffard and Holt lle for first; Campbell, thlrd. Height, 5 foet 3 inches. Broad jump?Luttrell, Hargrove, Syl vestor, Dlstanco, 19 feet 4 Inches. Polo vault?Luttrell, Davls; Sylves tor. Height. I) foet 3 Inches, Bull throw?Luttrell, Hall, Jones. Distance. 3;'.U feet 11,inclics. AFACT ABOUT THE "BLUES" What is known as tho ??Blues" is seldom occasioned by actual exlst Ing external conditions, but ln the great majorlty of cases by a dis ordered LIVER.?-?-_--. THIS IS A FACT whlch may be demonstra ted by trylng a course of They control and regulate the LIVER. They bringhopeandbouyancy to the mlnd. They bring health and elastic ity totlte body. - TAKENOSUBSTITUTE. TRIPLE STEAL IS UVDRKEDFDRSCORE Washington Americans Get Win ning Run by Clever Play at Capital. AMERICAN LEAGUE Results Veslerdny, Wiisiiiiii-ton. :i; Phlladotphla, 2. Boston. 0! New Yurk. 3. 1. eveland-Deiroit, rain, Chlcago-rH-Louls, wet grounds. '?Inmlln-; of llu- Clubs. (Jnnio- Tn.Dny. il>ctr,ilt ,-u Cleveland. St. L ,11 ? ut Chlcngo. Nov YoiK ut Boston. l*:illndolphla at Washlngton. IJrfrnt Athletlc-. I WASHINGTON. D. C, May S.?Wash? lngton clefonted Phllad'-iphhi to-duy :i lto -. A trlple steal by iHiuley, All.izer iand I-'reeinan, the first named stealing home. was the feature. Score by lnnlngs: 17 II. E. Washlngton .0 0 2 01 n'o 0 *?3 7 1 Philadelphla ....0 0 u 0 0 0 0 0 2?_ 7 2 ! Batterles: Hughes and Street; Bon der ancl Smith. Time, 1:15. Umpire, Connolly. 111111.I1 Hlts, I BOSTON, MASS., Mav 8.?-Now Yorlt [bunched hlts off Wlnter iu tlio flrst, and eighth innings to-duy and shut out Boston _ to 0. Score bv Inninics: R. H. E. New York.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0?:'. 12 1 Boston .oooouOooo?0 s 1 Batteries: Minnlng aml Klelnow; Wlnter. Burchell anii Carrigan. Time, 2:07 Umpires, Sheridan and Ilural. NATIONAL LEAGUE ftr-tilts Vesterdny. PIttsburg-Chlcugo. rain. Plilladi i..iiia, ?*. _*rW..#/n. :;. st. Louis. ;': Cincinnatl, .. New York-Boston. rain. Stnndlng of tbe riub?<. Clubs. Won. Lost. P.C. Pittsburg _,. !) I .6U3 Chicago .11 "> .888 New York.10 T .SSS Boston .in 8 ..*ir>f5 Philadelphia .0 '? .""0 Cincinnatl . 5 8 -3X5 Brooklyn . fi 12 .29-1 St. Louis. 1 13 .235 nnme* To-Dny. Chicago at Pittsliurg. Brooklyn at Philadelphia. ? Boston at Now York. Cincinnatl at St. Louls. Down Drniiklyn. PHILADELPHIA. PA.. Mny S.?-The Philadelphla Natlonals won from thc Brooklyns thls afternoon by a. nlnth winning rally, 4 to 3. Score bv innings: K. H. E. Brooklvn '.0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0?3 I 1 Philadelphia _01 0 10 00 0-2?l 11 1 Batterles: Mclntyre and Berfren: Mc Quillln and Dooin. Time. 1:35. Um? pire, Emslle. St. 1.iiiil* Wlnn. ST. LOUIS*, MO., May 8.?St. Louis won the oponlng gamo of the series with Cincinnatl to-day 3 to 2. Score by lnnlngs: R.H.E. St. Louis.20010000"?3 9 0 Clncinnati .0 0 0 10 0 0 10?2 51 Batterles: Raymond nnd Marshall; Coakley. Toser and McLean. Time, 1:51. Umpire, Rudderham. SOUTHERN LEAGUE At Blrmingham? ?'_-_, Score by lnnlngs: _ _ _ .' fi' . Blrmingham ... .2 0 1 4 0 0 0 J 0?7 IS 6 Montgomery ....100001.01 8?9.1- - Battorles?Rohertalll. Ragan and Rauli; Van Anda, fitnekpole. Messet and Sanson. Time, 1M0. Umpire. I'fcnningor. At Little Kock? _ Score by Innings: R- H- >-? i.ittie noon.2 o o o o i . o n?r. 7 Memphls .(10 0 0 0 0 2 0 5?7 10 Battorles?Rltcr and Hess; Shloldii nnd Owen. Time. 1:50. Umpire, Carpenter. At Nashvllle? Score by InningB: R- H, E Atlanta .? 0 0 n 0 2 0 2 0?t i 0 Nashvllle .1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0?1 6 1 Batterles?For,i aud McMurrny; Hess nnd Hardy. Time, 1:45. Umpire. Brown. SOUTH ATLANTIC LEAGUE CHARLESTON, May s.?Malarkey and I.r.wis wero both easy to-day ancl Charleston uon from Macon 8 to 4. _,,.-, Score by innings: It. H. E. riiarleston .2 0 10 10 2 0 ??6 10 i Mncou .0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3-1 11 2 Batterles?Clancv nnd Beislnger; Malar Icey, Lewis and Shea. Time, 1:50. Uinpire, Truby. JACKSONVILLE. FLA., May 8.?Columbla won from the locals ln tlio tonth to-day, ov. ing to tlie errors by McMlIian and Taf Scnre by lnnlngs: R. H. K. Jacksonvllle ...0 01001000 0?2 7 3 Columbla .0 00001001 2?1 8 0 R-ttertes?Hanseu and Rotli; Salve and Ilamlsti. Time, 2:10. Umpire, Buokley. SAVANNAH. _A., Mny 8.?The battlng of Morgan, Savnn'nah's new flrst baseman, wns ic-stuie In to-dny's game, when Savannah won easily 4 io 2. Score by lnnlngs: R. II. E. fi-vnnnah .10030000 -?4 fi 3 Augusta .0 0 000000 2?2 7 I Batterles Kleber aml Kahlkoff; Atklns. Blorman and Carson. Time, 2:00. Umpire, Lr-nlgan. Rndford I.oses. [Special to Tlie Tlmes-DI-patch.] EAST RADFORD, VA., Muy S.?Through errors at tlrst bnse the Radford loague team lnst to Roanoke to-dny by n scoro ot 8 to G afler n close nud Interestlng game. tiruiiitiiur Lengue*. I elgh walked away wlth Sldney School at Byrd Park yesterday by tlie score of 12 to 0. Ilulclicr's BOOd pltchlng nnd liis liome mn wns llio feiiture. Tho llno-up1. I.elgh School?Dyson, eatcher; Hulcher, pilolior; Ftslier, shortstop.! Crow, ilrst base; Wolfe, BOCOlld bnse; Beard, thlrd bnse; HERMITAGE WINS IN TENNIS ln the besi tonnls matoh soeu In R1ch r.iiiiil thls seimon ihe llermltage tennls tenm thfeated tlio Unlverslty of Vh-glnla toam ttt the Hertnltage Club enuris yesterday ufior noon wlnning throe out of four sets played. Tho'sets resulted as follows: Hermliiige, fi-4, 6-1. 7-5; Vlrginia, 6-4, the Initer tiiUIng tho thlrd set. A lurge gatherlng was present to witness the openlng serles between tho teams, Hnd was rewarileil by seelng a closo anel oxcltliig niati'h. All tho games. wero Btuhhornly con tcntlod for, nnii many ran Into deuce scores. Both sldes got In BOmengOOd team work. The rtrst set was flnally won by tho ller? mltage ruimn't wleldera ti t? l. After keep-. lng honors even for some tlme ln the second sel. the lOCal team agaln won hy a simllar score. jr. the thlrd set the Unlverslty duo tool: a daoliled brftcc, runnlng up tlie score r> to 1 before the Hermltago tenm could cheiii them. Then tlie Initer succeoiled ln laklug the next three games, but were uniible tn make Ihe set tleuce, the Unlverslty whuilng 6 to 4. The last set was the mosl exoltins and the best played ot the. serles. The col loglnns started la wlth some hiilllmu play? lng, iiiniiliiB up the scoro 5 to 2, But nguln the club men bracocl up bol'nie It wns too lato, anil by some llne uphlll and eon slbtent work nmrte the score a dmicis set afler some hunl-fousht gi\mes. Nor dld they slow up nt thls polnt, wlnning Ihe noxt Iwo games atul Ihe sel, 7 to 5, whlcli gavn llie flermltuge tenm tho requlred tlueo out uf nve. Mr. John A, Coke, Jr., and Mr. James Savizg CoupoTts Means Sa'ving Money <L Each package of Piedmont Cigarettes now contains two coupons. 100 of these coupons will be rerleemed for 50c in cash. Piedmont coupons are just as good as money. PIE CIGARETTES C Famous for the quality of their fine old tobacco?the ver3 choicest grown in the celebrated Piedmont district. Highty prized by smokers for their sweet taste and fragrant aroma 10 tor 5c Piedmont Cigarettes are packed in TIN FOIL Suctton &aU?l, future ?aps. Sucticm ?s>ale?>, Jfuture ?apg; A. R. Mayo. Auctioneer; A. P. Montgomery, Salesman. COMPLETE RKSTACUANT. LARGE STOCK OP CANNED AND BOTTLED GROCERIES, SHOW AND WALL CASES, IRON SAFE, OAK AND GLASS PARTITION, TOBACCO, LARGE STEEL RANGE, GAS RANGE, MARBLE-TOP LUNCH COUNTER, IRON BASE STOOLS, ETC. AT AUCTION. I will sell for Mr. ,Tos. Giannottl, at S24 East Broad Street, at 10:30 A. M., MONDAY. MAY 11. 190S, ?i larpre, fresh stock of Imported and Domestlc Can and Bottle Groceries, Cheese, Coffee. Smoklng aml Chowlng Tobacco. Marble Ttop Luneh Counter, .elghteen Iron-Base Stoois. Large Steol Range, Gas Range. full equipment of Crockery. Glassware, Cutlcrv, Enamclware, CooklUR- I'tenslls. Extonslon' nnd Kitchen Tables. Chairs. Cupboards. Ice Box, FUter. Iron Safe, Wall and Show Cases, Desk, Oak and Glnss OfTlce Partition, Cluster Llghts, Large Mirrors, Cuspldors, Oyster Boxes and numerous mlsccllnneous artlcles. TERMS: Cash. A. R. MAYO, Auctioneer. By N. W. Bowe & Son, Real Estate Auctioneers. 1 219 W. Marshall St. At thc request of tho owner, who i.s leavlng tho clty, we wlll offer for sale, on the premises, on MONDAY/, MAY II. 190S, at 6 o'clock P. M.. that attractlve de? tached frame dwelling, No. 1219 West Marshall Street. The lot fronts 25 feet and runs hack 143',? feet to a good nlley, nnd tho improvements con slst of a good two-story frame house, wlth slx rooms. Tho houso Is In good order. nlcely papored and palnted and heated by a latrobo stovo. Tho not (llsiaiit futuro wlll make thls proporty highly valuable for huslness IIBOS. TERMS: Easy and announced nt sale. N. W. BOWE & SON, Auctioneers. gfactton efealea, ftftfg ?ap. By The Valentlne Auction Co., Auctioneers, 618 East Broad Street. WE WILL SELL AT AUCTION, TO-DAY (SATURDAY), MAY OTH, at 3:30, Three Frame Buildings, No.808, on North side Broad Street, between Eighth and Ninth Streets. ?eal Cstate. if you m havo property along of tho Vlr Ilailway or near terrltory, get Into communlcation wlth us at once. KENNEDY-WALKER LAND * DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, Inc. Real Estate. Loans, Insurance, Maln Offlce, ... Tlnkllng, Va, The Valentine Museum ELEVENTH AND CLAY STREETS. Open dally from 10 A. M. to IS P. M. Admlssion, 25 cents. Freo ou Saturday. Sutterlanrt, left fleld; Johnson, centre fleld; Velkan. rlght neld. Sldney School?Cooper, catcher; Ford, pltcher; Haneock, shortstop; .Inrvls, tlrst base; PIttman, socond hnno; Perklns, thtid base; Nelson, centro lleldl Tluirstuti, left flold; Caitor rlght fleld; Mernuin, pltcher. Thn scoro by Innlnga: R. Lrlgh .1 2 7 0 0 1 0 1 ?-*-12 Sldney .o u o o o o o o o?? 0 Summary: Ttvo-tmso hlts?Ilancook. Ilorne runs?Hulcher. Bnso on balls?OIY Hulcher, ;i; oft' Ford, I; off Merninn, 2. Struck out?By Hulcher, S; by Ford, 3; by Mcrmmi. 2, Tlme of game. 1:50. Umpire, ft- ]?'. Padgett, .ir. Mullen made up tha winnlng ien.ni, wlllle Virginia wns represented by Mr. \V. E. Ilu fcrd, ?r ll*It; clty, and Mr. Eagor, of Louis vlllo. To-day tlio alngles wlll bo played, Mr. Colie belng. matched wlth Mr. Buford, and Mi. Mullen wlth Mr. Eager. Tho games be gii Hl I P, M. MOVED -ur Maln Street Branch Store to 311 1.11st Hroad. CUT-PRICE SALE NOW GOING ON. LONG DISTANCE P1IONB 481 R. L Barnes Safe & Lock Co. Miinnf-etur,-!--, of lllgh.tirucle Standard Sni't-H nud Vnults. Factories N'as. I und 2 Trlgt- Shlp Yards. Orticea and Show Rooms, 11-13-15 North Fourtaoiuh Strwi, Hlchmond, Vo. Smusfcmentsf. n II5th Annual Music Festlval , THEWEDNESDAYCLUB Academy of Music. SATURDAY AFTERXOOIV, MAY li. 1008. Sympliony Concert, by Boston Festlval Orchestra. Mme. Florence Mulford, Contralto. Dr. Franklin Lawson.Tenor. sat.hday night, may o, ioos. Mme. lOleanore de Clsncros, Contralto. Mr. John Barnes Wells... .Tenor. Sig. Emlllo do Gogorza. Barltone. The Wednesday Club. Box ofllce now open at the Academy ot Muslc. Good 3eats can still be secured. ACADEMY > THE GIFFEN COMPANY IM The Heir to the Hoorah Matlnees Wednesday and Saturday. ' Seats now selling. 2 _n X H _T? BIJOy-All Week Mats. Tues., Thurs. and Sat. OWI3.V DAVIS'S JtlF.LODRA.MA, "It's Never too Late to Mend" A Beautlful Story ln Fourteen Scenes. Keith All-Stai Vaudeville TWICE DAILY COMINO NEXT WEEK. "Jack the Giant Killer" By Captain fieorge Auger and Compnny. Tho World's Tallent Mon nnd Smallost l.liiiptitlnn. Z::*__lr_ _--L_!_1PP__t'n8 Featuies--7 Majestic Theatre Freo every afternoon, a $10 Reinach HAT. See Madoline Sadol and Boulden and Quinn BROAD STREET PARK. Richmond vs. Portsmouth TIiiu-miIii.v, Mny 7tbt Frlcluy, .Mny StU| Sniurdiiy, .May Uth. GAME CALLED -1:30 P. M. AdmlssloUi 2-0, l.mnil .Ciml, 15c. -Bibibcnti Matitzti. Atlantlc Coast l.lno Ruilroad Co., Offke of tho Treasurer, Wllmlnston, N. C. May ., 1908. THK BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF AT Innllc roast Line Rallroad Company hns doolarod a divldeiul of two aiul one-half por ccnt. ou the preferred capltal stock of that company, pay able at tlio offlce of tlio tronsurer, Ilt WIlniiiiKtoii. North Carolina, ou aud after MAV 11, 180$. Tho trans fei- books are closed from tho lst day of May, 10H8, to th<* llth day o. Mny, l'JOS, both diiteii inclusive. JAMi-d F. POST. * * >?? ???;. Treasurer.