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Veteran Billy Delaney Gives Wolgast
Good Advice About Training-
LAST night \vas Xelsbn night at Richmond, and it was one of the
greatest nights that the thriving city across the bay has ever known.
The Battfcr was there in all his glorj-, accompanied by his manager,
John R. Robinson, and Promoter Sid Hester. He has several old
lime friend 5 ; in Richmond and ncedlef-s to they were among the
hrst to rush up ruui grat-p his good right hand." Bat seemed very proud of
the honor.
Kelson and his party were met at the county line by the businessmen's
(\u25a0ommittce in automobiles and the procession made its way along the
boulevard and up the main street of Richmond. Everybody in the city
was out and there was also a large delegation of Oakland sports, together
with quite a crowd from Martinez, Antioch and other places along the line.
Bat and his party were taken first to the Pioneer club, where everything
was in readiness for them. Nelson had his hand ready and shook the hand
of every member and invited guest of the club. He made a speech in
which he praised the city, praised the gamencss of Sid Hester and assured
the people of Richmond" that he will make the fight of his life to retain
his title when lie step» into the ring with Wolgast on the afternoon of
February 22. Bat's speech was heartily applauded.
The Dane left Richmond shortly after 9 o'clock and chugged into
Oakland. Though his arrival was pot heralded, large crowds gathered o»
the corners and cheered tlic champion. He stopped in several sporting
headquarters and delivered liimself of more speeches and bowed and scraped
:;<• more applause met his effort?. The Battler never dreamed that he had
-o many friends in Oakland. Kverybody in the city seemed to know him.
Nelson did no training in the gymnasium yesterday. That troublesome
tooth began to buck again and the Battler was forced to admit that
he lo?t the decision to the dentist. He went on the road in the morning
snd as he was a bit light he was just as well satisfied that he did not put on
the gloves. The Battler will continue to ease »:p in his work from now till
the clay of the fight. He does not want to go stale at tliis stage of the game.
Promoter Sid He.^tcr ha? secured a splendid schedule from the Santa Fe,
ihc Koy Route and the Oakland traction -company for the day of the fight.
The Santa Fe will have the mammoth ferry steamers San Pablo and Ukiah,
;hc largest boats on tlic bay. besides two of the Key Route boats, in opera
tion. They will leave the Santa Fe depot in this city as follows: At 9:45, ;
10:30. 11 and 31:30 a. m.; 12 m.: 12:30, 1. 1:25 and 2 p. m.
Those w3io prefer may go by the Key Route every 20 minutes. Special
<-.;•,> will run from Fortieth and San. Pablo avenues, Oakland, direct to the
arena: Special boats and trains will be in waiting to carry the crowd home
immediately after the fight.
The Santa Fe and Key Route officials have assured Promoter Hc£.ter_at:d
iJic Richmond people that they will be in a position to easily handle 25.000
people on the day of the battle. It is expected that several hundred auto
mobiles will make the trip from Oakland, which is a direct run of about
40 jniiuitti to Richmond by way of San Pablo avenue.
Among the noted visitors at Wolgast's camp yesterday afternoon was
Billy Delancy. former manager of two champions and one of the most famous
men ever connected with the American ring. Dclaney watched the little
man from Milwaukee very -carefully and was very much impressed with his
"His only fault is that he works too hard,"' remarked Delaney after
Ad had torn around for an hour or more. "He is making the mistake that
all challengers make. He should not use up so much of his energy and his
strength in the gymnasium. He will need it all when he steps into the ring
\u25a0with that Battler, for the latter is without doubt the toughest and most
rugged man who ever drew on a boxing glove/
Wolgast is keeping near the weight. He tipped just 134 pounds when he
completed his work yesterday afternoon. He is much faster, than he was
when he trained for Lew Powell three months ago, and as all the fans know,
he is positively certain that he can remove the crown from Nelson's head.
The Richmond people will entertain Wolgast tomorrow^ evening. The
fighting Dutchman from Milwaukee is very anxious to make the trip across
the bay and the citizens of Richmond are just as anxious to show him their
hospitality. Very' few of them have ever laid eyes on him.
All is in readiness for the 10 round main event between Jack Burns and
Toe WiDis in Piedmont pavilion tomorrow evening. Both men are very well
ihought of by the Oakland fans and a big crowd is looked for. It promises
to be one of the best fights staged in Oakland for months.
Burns rules a favorite at odds of 10 to 8, but there are many who believe
that Willis will handily outpoint the big fellow over the short 10 round route.
Burns as a rule can not get a good start till about the fifteenth or sixteenth.
He is very much like Battling Nelson in this respect, while his opponent is
clever and shifty and always gets away to a good start. Both men are in
line shape for the battle. S ;
Jim Coftroth lias matched Kid Harrison and Antone La Greave to furnish
!he preliminary to the Murphy-Moran fight \rtuch he will pull off at Dream
land the evening of February 28. Both are tough, rugged fighters. La Greave
has never been knocked out and he has met the best of the second raters in
i he lightweight class. The only man who has it on Harrison is Lew Powell.
He has beaten most of the others. As a curtain raiser Dick Murray, the
fighting elevator boy, will tangle up with Tony Earle of Oakland.
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The Call's Handicap Forecast j
riUST UACI" — Kutsrity coarse; 3 year olds acd upw.ir.l:
ln.^s ll<t— Wt Remarks
Hi« 3 CHITTERLINGS .' 107 Able to ran a good mo.
«7fil LILLIUM 63 Has «.peed; probably rtort,
5ft46 eAK&OSE 105 Oco r«(-c slvfis ci-anco.
r.579 r>e<ia - "; '"air colt in north. , .*'*..
«?167 Palo CfciQurto In with 6low*r lot.
6143 Ba!w >.>H.v f'-> Oil:*;-* n i-'a;:;:osV.
«OS2 T>juig Etrittber Mi
•JlOl K. IT. Klalierty '• >H>
•**J5 Arthur iJvu:»D - 3^
SECOND RXf'Z — riitcrity ooui>«; 3 year olds and upward; retllng:
I nek x Hnr* Wt !:»icark*
f.172 BANOMCA 100 Plenty of sjeed: likes track.
\u25a0.f447 VALO6KI HI freshened op: is fast.
tiISS BUENISG EUSH ...a. 11l finns well u«riodloal!y.
4921 Sarsrtnevca .-- 11X Northern form
*«OS»3 D^n-on -- J" Always close; latt.
5938 -^aVnc Gale SS In light.
f/ifw iThi;i,;iul Bpy ill No- local line. - • • •
«IS3 Ampetlo in Will surprise sorae day.
«IKS Roy Junior • 107 Performances not true.
\u266651&5 Ksh" ;;l Mall 1'" On» surprising race.
•JUJO Illusion - a.. ..10a Svmc early fcpecd.
Cl6O Urnatc 103 . .". . .
THIRD KACF— SU furlongs; 3 year oMs and upward; eellins:
Indfx Horn Wt Remarks
«170 ORELIO 10!> bulked inder weight last time.
*il7o GOLDFINN - IW> Ran Hamper to a bead, driven.
<61G3> KARBU2G ">I Hit race* uneven.
6170 lnelc:n-;nt 101 Altars figures olora up.
tiVA Dr. Dougherty , *1 Should do well with featber.
«siMi) <:otytto W Won at - Juarez.
fin* Bishop W 101 Running well.
i HOST) Xewell , 113 If Rood ega« 3 can win.
?,SZ>s Hdwtn 7. Frjcr »S Probably it workout.
0172 Sir Fretful 01 Outclassed.
rOURTII BACH — One and a sixteenth miles; 3 year old* and upward; Merced hsndletD"
Indfx norm Wt ttemjrks
«COC2) JCKIGHT DECK UC Juarez form maker best.
«;134 FORT JOHNSON 11l I-nut race showed him fit.
<fil34» SILVER KNIGHT JOS Won on a foul: seems lucky. -
<;ir.4 Fancy HZ Past for jiart of the Journey.
• 0122 Raleigh • i»5 Every race consistent.
FIFTH BACn — One mile; 3 year olds and u.mard; selling;:
0171 ROSEVALE 107 Last race ' should beln her.
(0123) "CONVENT BELL 112 Fast ware and fßmr. • ,
r.isa 'DOCTOR DOWNIE ..' I<M I'acvuiaker -in last race. "•\u25a0 '
•«Xi 9 Miss Naomi lu7 Always trying.
<ti!4s) Siiv«-r Use 112 Need* hUHtlln" ride
«10S Jim Caffwata tnl A derby tryout.
•J123 OolileskiU .........114 «!atne wbeu octets 'up.
lOJW») Margaret Randolph 112 May do better. \
*>143 Para Barber 107 Good ridV will "help." '• '"-
SIXTH RACE— l*utnrity course; 3 year old* aud upward; sellinj:
HI 18 BELLE KIKHET \.W.\ CsuaUywlUi better cnit;
»US» GALVANIC .111 I»njt overdue/ •• -•
«IW> DOVALTA ion Improvement especial.
E. W. Clarke
THE S^ WIiM. GISCb \u25a0 t'Q ALL.r^\T^ 16, 1010
Promising Heavy Weights
will clash at Oakland
! Joe 'Willis, coming heavy weight, ; who" will meet Jack Burns before j
Oakland wheelmen's club tomorrow night. - |
i*. !. : : ; i ; : it.
Cogswel {'Oakland and San Jose-
Stockton Contests Near End .
of Academic Series
Two of the semifinal basket ball t
games of the Academic Athletic league
championship will be "played Saturday.
Cogswell polytechnic, champions of the
local Eubleague will meet the Oakland
polytechnic team, which won the Ala
meda (joiinty subleague by default, at
the Pastime athletic club.
Stockton high school, which won the
San Joaquin valley championship, will)
meet San Jose high on the latter's
Lowell and Lick meet this afternoon
at the Pastime athletic club.
There will be eight teams left in
both the 95 pound and 125 pound
classes of the Public Schools athletic
league after the last two of the former
class preliminary games are, played
next Saturday morning, -so that all
the semifinal games will, be started
next week in all the classes. Q
Director Georgo Schlitter '.has dis
qualified the 95 pound team- of the
Fairmount school, which defeated the
Roosevelt school last Saturday morn
ing on account of playing a lad named
Leavltt, who was ineligible -to repre
sent the school.
• " • .•
The monthly meeting of the Pacitic
athletic association will be held this
evening.- The report of. the membership
committee will be the topic of; the
evening. At last month's meeting ..IS
tippiicatibns were receive,} j from fight
clubs, and Chairman William T.. Reid
and Alfred Skaife of the membership
committee have visited all the appli
cants and, are prepared to render the
report of their investigations."
** * '
The members of the Olympic /club
who are to participate in "the annual
Vosemite trip over Washington's birth
day will start on their trip -Saturday
evening on the 11 o'clock boat.connect
ing. with their special Pullman train,
which will be run through to El Portal,
where the railroad people promise to
land them at 7 o'clock Sunday -morn-,
ing. . £"»\u25a0;• \u25a0^"/.'\u25a0".' "\u25a0':"\u25a0 \u25a0 - ' ' '
j Juarez Results U
JUAREZ, Feb. l.">.— Two favorites, a second
choice and thr«-e lonp shots divided the money
at Terrazas par U tf/day. The feature was the
seven furlonj handicap, which resulted In • a
victory for «rbcd Lad. He won by four lengths.
Summary: -. - . , : \u25a0.
6191. FIRST RACE— Six furlongs; selling:
Odds. Horse, Weight and JocWry. \u25a0 Kin.
15-I— Egotist, • 105 (Klce) ... 1
10-I— Anona, 100 (Cook) . .......... '2
4-I— Flying Pearl. jO(r (McCahny) \u25a0 .: ....3
Time - 1:15. R^saide, Coat : Cutter. Restitu
tion, Frank Clancy. Diet H 15, Tod, Verges,
Louisa X, Kduir Edwards, also ran.
. 6192. SECOND RACE— Five and a halr'fur
longis; selling: I
Odds. Horse. Weight and Jockey. tin.
6-I— Bob • Lynch. 102 ( Rice) 1
15-I— Charles Fox. 10K (Goose) ............... 2
6-I— High Culture, IOC (J. Wi150n)... ....... 3
Time, >:07 3-5. \u25a0 Interpose,' Rio Ppcok. Mot:
Bride, . Alva : .B, Geneva, Dan Norton; Johnny
Wise, also. ran. —
6193. TUIRD RACE— Four fnrlongs; Belling;
2 year olds: \u25a0, ' \u25a0 "y:" y : :\u25a0 \u25a0 \u25a0 • -\u25a0\u25a0..- . ' \u25a0 \u25a0*,
Odds. Horse. \V<>ißht*ond Jockey. tin:
10-&— Roe. 1 . 106 (J. Wilson) -x
10-1 — Juarca, 105 (Mondan) • .' 2
8-I— Solito, . I(t4 • (Rice) : . . . . 3
Time, ' :48 1-3. . Eaiella; ; Morning ': Song, \u25a0 Cat,
Candy Kid; Mary Rudd. Brate .WltLcrs, also ran.
61S«. \u25a0 FOURTH RACE— Seven furlongs: : j
Odds. ' Horse.'^WjigJit • and» Jockeyi •' - : nn."
0-I— Orbed Lad. Ot; (J. • Wilson) ; ..; . . . . * 1
S-l— Early \u25a0 Tide, • W ' (Benescoten) . .;..;.*..... h
1-I— GlOrio. 127 (Rice) ........ ...... «
. Time. . 1 :25 4-3. Lady [; Esther, Black M«t».
also ; ran.' '•»\u25a0'' • ' ; "' 'V''^- -
6185. .FIFTH RACE— Six furlongs: ' '
Odds. -Horse,; Weight and: Jockey. , --. : - Fin '
l«-.-i— Seasick. IGO- (Mondan) ;...•.\u25a0.:... . ..'....; -I
.Vl— Pops.: 107 . (J.- WHe0n) .;......... :v. . V."/,2
5-I—Cheswardine. 104/<Gsrner) •..:•.. ..'...*. :'. 3
.\u25a0-Time.: 1 :15. . Arcourt, . Dick Vestal, Pelhara,
lO!dcr.: Saliado, . R. \u25a0Q. - Smith, 1 : Succeed, : : Feckless,
also-ran. \u25a0\u25a0 .-'\u25a0 \u25a0. ' : .••"''". »\u25a0'. .-.-.,>
«196.. SIXTH If ACE— One mile;, selling':
«»dflt=. ; Horse," Weight, and- Jockey. .:. • Fin.
\u25a0 o-l— Bon Ton, Of. (Garner) ..............*.. 1
15-1 — Altenber?. '. 97 • < Homan) ' . : ::.: ..... •_'
•4-1 — Gerrymander. .104 • <Rlcp> -".:.. ;.-.'..". ..... ;;
Tlme,^l:4l.:McNally,;Lisbtbou£e,iTUe SUtkcr,'
Kad >"ews,r Approbate. -also, ran. . \u0084 . ;'
Contests Under Way at Berke
ley to Determine Best Raw
Material for Track
[Special Dispatch to The Call]
BERKELEY, Feb. 15.— A monster
track, meet, extending over the entire
week, is being held by Trainer Walter
Christie on the California oval this
week to get a line on the hundred or
more freshman, athletes who have en
tered the various events.- One event is
| .being run off oach afternoon, the men
being handicapped on the strength of
their prep school records, and- all
distances are kept secret.
Yesterday afternoon Christie ran off
the 'broad jump. O. A. Redman took
first place, D. H. . Allen, the only man
not handicapped, second, R. ,V. Crites
third and J. A. Harris fourth.
'This afternoon the sprinters were
tried. out. in two series of .races: — the
hundred men in an SO yard race and the
220-'and"44o in a one -lap race Later
in the week the distances, and weights
will be. contested.
Of the men who are making the best
showing 'in their : respective events
Christie has chosen , the following; as
the most promising: -
100 yard dash— lt. F. Havf.ns, R. M." Hill,
T. B. Jackson. T. A. Harris. K. V. Taylor. "M.
Mini. Hi F. Hiller, J. A. Stroud. V. 'A. Daker
and W. S. Whitney.
220 yard dash — <;. Bcrlinßcr, E. 11. Clausen
and the 100 yard men.
•440 yard dash— W. r>. Homer. L. W. Stalil,
<). A. .-Redman, IJ. I. .Shields, W". ,S. -Whitnev
and J. B. Wrlßbt.
b&> yard run— W.. V.' Mitchell, L. W. Stall!,'
.T.C.- Waters, A. P. i.'ortolyoii. R. P. Shields.
J. H. Price, O. R. Smith, L. M. Konlk*.'. A. D.
Kill? and: I^'-M. Perrin. -. \u25a0 \u25a0 j
Mile run— R. 0- Npronl.'.r. K. '(ohn.,F. - Ltnn
hard, F. 11. Ilurul. K. n. Rhixles. C \X. : Huuiph
roys. R. UGunn, W. B. Miller aud A.' P.
Ilayne.- '\u25a0 \u25a0 ' - \u25a0-\u25a0•-.:.. -, : .. \u25a0 ' : - r
Two mile run— J. C. Waters. H.L.iWcbe'r.
K. .11. Rhodes. D. E. Alrord, IT. E.llydc and
J. H. Hassheide.r. i .
520 yard blph bnrdlssß-TvSV. Mitchell, W. 11.
lilatchly. M. Mini. C. C. Ilorrlott. F. Lumbard.
V. A. Baker and V. p. Brim.
220 yard-dash— F. K. ITuYi-n*. O. nice, M. K.
Campbell. J. W. llartraan, H. " L.-^Jny and high
hurdle wen.
- Pole vault-UT. A. Potter.* G: B." Mf-ody, K. M.
Hill. V. P.- Brim. T. F. Tarcrnctti, J. S. Carver.
R. L. Klttrelle and L. J.Carrell. .
Sbotput— K. W. Bench. O. A. Redman. W. N.
Kins, R. K. Craig, J. Boyd, ll.' A. Stern and
D. R. MacNeil. -
Hammer throw— R. L. Kittrelle, R- A. Silent.
J. A. Stroiid. W. N. King, C. L. Ilamptou,
H. A. Brett. H. J. Cullinnnc and James Boyd.
Hlph Jump — E. W. Beach. R. -V. Crites,- R.
M. Hill. -T. F. Tavernetti, J. W. Brownlie and
T. A. Harris. .\u25a0[ \u25a0-, . ,
Broad jump — S."'M. Leu, M.'X: Campbell, TK.
H. Clausen, F. H. Allen, R. -V. \u25a0 Crit»>s. ' O. A.
Redman, 'J. A. Stroud, T. A. Harris and A. W.
\u2666 — \u25a0 \u25a0 — :—: — — *!•
I " Juarez Enlries. [ om\
"•'FIKST KACK-Sl* i furlonss: . '
Siscus 1121 - \V. K1nn0n. . . . . .104
C. A.,T^oiman ... ..loTiCorso .."........ ......104
Catheryn Scott ....lO"U)rba Smile. ....... .102
Camera 107 *.\ila .....'.'. ..102
Odd .-Rose.' 107 'Mnxlotv ...:..'.... ..102
Lady Paret 107|*James j Blackstock. r J»S»
SECOND RACE— One mile: \u25a0,
Hannock ..... ...:...l(>7|o<>orj:e Guyton ...... 102
The ' Thorn ....... .;io7l»Gunston .......... .:102
Egotist ;'..... ... .... ;iO3U)ucn.: of Montebello.loo
Ollle Burnett .... .-. :iOsJ»Mauretanta \u25a0•. .. .... '. .; !>5
Coat Cutter. ......... ](rj*Mollie Bolin \ ... . .'' i>~,
Engraver .......... .iO2j»Almena ..:.......... t'3
*. TIIIRP RACE— Six "furlouirs: ' -
•Silver: Stocking ...HSlMlss UaiiTille ......102
Vohoomc '.;..\u25a0 102!*Glaclys r>oiii,«(»" '.X.",100
•Airs ............. .looUr^dy Adelaide ....100
Straight Llue :...::. 105 •Ban'tronia ; ..'. ....*...'!)"
Ucnc - ... .-." jo.-;)
FOURTH \u25a0 RACIi-Six furlouss:
Kerenf ull .:..... . .mi Qi en Helen VI .V 08
Marchmonet ...... ; 107 Ocean Queen \u25a0...'... !M
Meddling \u25a0nannah ..101 Lomond •••"•• 9 1 *
T0p1and... .:..... \u0084ioi ("usileer ........... ..:00
? FIFTH IUCE-^ix furlongs: ' , . ,
Uublola .......... ;..ioo Oef Whiz ...... ..;105
Kopek .............. io'J Comal .'. 105
*Jo<? : Ehrlch * ..... . .307 'Bertmont .104
Lykers \u25a0 ..;107 »Anne ; McOec -.;.'.;. 102
Florence Myers '..; .107 •Hidden Hand . 100
> SIXTH. RACB-^Oi,;,lin'ilc; ? - • '\u25a0"-'\u25a0
•Himalaya .UOi'Sonsiblc ...101
W'olfi-rtou V........;.10S \u2666Howanl -Pearson . . 00
Ixitus; Knter .......lu7| \ \u25a0\u25a0\u25a0-'.-.
.: *A[>i)rcntloe .'ili.m-.tmrf - ' \u0084-' 'X: V'
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Special Investigating Committee
Can Not Find Satisfactory
CHICAGO, Feb. 15. — The lirst day's
session of the annual-. schedule meeting
of. the American league proved unevent
ful. No -action ..was 'taken on tho 1010
schedule; and tlic adoption' of a, new
agreement to continue the leagtie was
also pbstpojied! until tomorrow.
Tho adoption. of a new agreement. to
replace the-. 10 year one, which ends
next November,' was discussed and
there appeared some. difference of opin
ion, as to the length of the agree
ment. All the club owners agreed that
the league; should continue and many
favored a- perpetual agreement. The
discussion on this question will be con
cluded by a. vote tomorrow. -.
The report of a committee consisting
of President IS. li. Johnson and Presi
dent Charles A. Comiskey of Chicago
: recommending/ tlie' use .of __; the present
' style of spikes on shoes~!thls season
was adopted. The committee was sat
isfied that none of the suggested de
i vices would be an improvement over
1 the present style. ' • . .„
. "To discontinue the- present style of
! spikes would slow up the game," said
\u25a0Comiskey. "None of; the substitutes
that we have examined .will have the
effect of the old spikes. I admit that'
they are dangerous, but think it would
bo better to "adopt safeguards such as
shinguards or something like that in
stead ,6f doing away with them. In
my mind baseball is just fast enough;,
and we should take no chances of re
ducing that speed in any way."
. It was. decided that the Philadelphia
club should settle on the same receipt
basis as the. other- teams in the future.
On account of the former inadequate
stands in Philadelphia tha.t club_ for
merly settled on the basis of 12% cents
for- every admission, on its , home
grounds -and received the same on the
road. In the future it will settle* on
the basis of 12^ cents for each 25 cent
admission and 25 cents for all other?.
This will put all the clubs on the same
basis of settlement.,.
Six managers of the league were
present, but none apparently was able
to make any trades with his fellows.
President Xavin of Detroit ", an
nounced that the Chicago club would be
Detroit's opponent .upon the day upon
which he raises the pennant for 1903.
The date will not be decided until the
schedule is adopted.-"*
Fail to Reach Agreement
NEW YORK,' Feb. 15.— Magnates of
the National 'league of professional
baseball clubs failed" to reach any
agreement in New York today on a
schedule of games for the coming sea
son." After indulging in heated debate
from 2 o'clock untll-after 9 o'clock to
night adjournment was taken until 2
o'clock tomorrow afternopn.
Garry Hermann, chairman, of the
National commission, stated this aft
ernoon that Catcher Kling would .be
reinstated. . .
President Murphy of the Chicago club
said tonight that if Kling were rein
stated he would not sell him.
"Why," .said the president of the
Cubs, "1,000 Chicago fans sent me a
letter ' demanding that Kling be kept
in Chicago if he were reinstated. If I
let him go I might as well put a pad
lock on the park gate."
Western League Meeting
CHICAGO. Feb. 15.— The Western
league will hold : its annual schedule
meeting here tomorrow. It is not
known whether a 154 or 168 game
'schedule will be played. It is believed,
however, that a majority of club own
ers will declare in favor of the shorter
Donald C. Despain of Lincoln, chair
man 'of the schedule committee,, said
that, while he favored the longer list,
he would make no fight for it if there
were any determined opposition.
The substitution of St. Joseph for
Pueblo will be ratified. •
Opposes Umpire Drafting
CHICAGO. Feb. 15.— President B. B.
Johnson of the American league is op
posed to the proposition to have the big
leagues adopt a -rule so that umpires
can .be drafted from the lower by the
higher leagues.
"That proposition was up three years
ago," said the head of the American
league, "and -was supported at the time
by the minors, but the American league
Is against the project.
. "Without the co-Qperation of the
American league the Nationals could
not ..adopt it, and we have turned it
Oral Book Maker's Case
In Gourds Hands
. .- '-; — ,
[Special Dispatch to The Call]
OAKIJAND, Feb. 15.— Charles Zelin
sky, the book maker accused of violat
ng the' Walker-Otis anti -gambling law,
might have been collecting a debt; he
might have been , accepting a testi
monial of esteem from a" friend, or he
might have been taking money for a
dozen other legitimate purposes, ac
cording to his attorney, Carroll Cook.
There was. nothing at all {o show,, the
former superior judge -of San -Fran
cisco declared, that when he : accepted
money, at , the racetrack it . was a wager.
It "might have: been a loan. Cook said:
This argument was made today in
Judge Brown's, court during the hear
ing of stlie: demurrer filed against* the
information accusing- Zellnsky of .vio
lating the, new.t law. ,. . ; \u25a0 .••
Cook argued at length that there was
nothing on the face of 'the information
to show 'that any money had ; been bet,
or that; a" bet had been paid with the
money given to Zelinsky..
.Judge Brown ; \took -the 'case under
advisement until ; February 23.
University j of; Pacific
Beats Jesuit Lads
[Special Dispatch to The Call] .
: SANTA CLARA; ; Feb.- 15:— The Uni
versity of thcPaciflc; basket' ball quin
tet > scored their,; second .victory, of the
season over,., Santa Clara this after
noon, winning by.;l9 to: :15. -•'.
The^; lirst \u25a0 half .^showed i'.'Santa'f'Cla'ra
12, University of ;the - Pacific, S. The
lineup: ' .
V. P. Position. Santa Clara. :\u25a0
50heri^r. . . : . . . . . .. forward. ."..„; ..K. Needham
Wilson .C.'r;rr;r; ."'. Forward. .....::..;TreTomm
• Joctter. .-.'. . . ... . : .Cmter. . .". ... . . .G.\ NVedbara
T05cy. .......... ...Gnarrl ............ .Douclass
C0y .... . . '.".",". . .... Guard ....'. , .; .Eoy ? >*eedh«BJ
Schedule Will Open April 13 at
> Kansas City and Continue
to September 25
CHICAGO, Feb. — The American
association adopted a 16S game sched
ule, opening on April 13 ami closing on
September «. at its ,-innual spring
meeting today. It was several hours
after the schedule committee submitted
its draft that the adoption of the dntes
was announced. It is said that many
minor changes were found necessary to
satisfy all the club owners.
Action on the proposed amendments
and revision of the constitution was de
ferred.; until a special meeting of the
ieague x on May 3. Many changes in the
constitution were suggested at the De
cember meeting, but the t club repre
sentatives today asked for more time
to consider. .
President T. M. Chivington said that
the proposed changes were .to be made
to bring the constitution up to date.
The present constitution was adopted
in 1901 and has not been changed since
1904.- \u25a0 .• . *
-The business was finished in a single
long, session/ The meeting "was har
monious, all the way, according, to
President Chivington.
Following are the opening games:
April 13, St. Paul at Kansas City, In
dianapolis at Toledo. Louisville at Co
lumbus, Minneapolis at Milwaukee.
The other four teams will have their
first at home games as follows:
April 21. Indianapolis with Louis
ville, Milwaukee at Minneapolis, Kan
sas City at St. Paul.. April 23, Colum
bus at Indianapolis.
G ar di na 1 - Independents
Game a Tie
[Special Dispatch to The Call]
The baseball game between the univer
sity and Ireland's Independents played
at the university grounds this after
noon, resulted in a tie score of 9 to D,
being called on account of darkness.
% The game was full of errors, both
teams contributing. The pitchers were
batted freely, Gosllng^ky/of the Inde
pendents being succeeded in the sixth
by Williams', who did very little better.
The score:
R. H. B.
Stanford ft !> C
Independents • ...» 7 C
Battery: Stanford. Jvn»-s" and Coohran: Inde
pendents; Oor»llii»ky, Williams and Byrnes'.
Joues struck out 1, Go«lln!?kr 4. Jones walked
7. Williams I. -* ,
Blue and Gold Nine To
Meet Irelands
[Special Dispatch to The Call]
BERKELEY. Feb. 15.— The varsity
nine will line up against Ireland's In
dependents for the third same of the
season tomorrow afternoon. ' Coach
Smith has been working the men out
in hard practice every night since the
ragged exhibition of Saturday.
The lineup and batting order of the
Independents will be:.
Spencer, center field; Dick Egan. shortstop;
Nick Williams, first base: Poo Moskimon. left
field; Gosllnsky, second base; Roy McArdle,
third base; Jimmy Byrnes, catcher; Perrine,
pitcher; Ireland. . right field.
Christ Parker Brings
$700 at Sale
I LEXINGTON. Ky., Feb. 13.— The. best
price obtainable at the second day of
the horse sale here today was $700 for
Christ Parker, black horse. 4 years old,
by | Judge Parker-Betty Christine.
George Brown of Fort Edwards, N. V.,
was the purchaser. 'Other sales were:
Colllsse, b. c, 3, by Silent Brook-Mlgnon.
sold by \u25a0 Robert McGregory to J. W. Knslcman.
Louisville,: Ky.. $300.
Be One, b. h.. S, by Wicglns, Lady Crescent,
by Cyclone, to IV. J. Reigberd, Belleville, 111.,
The Witch, b. m.. 10. by Onward-Nut Witch,
by Nutwood, to O. L. Avery. I'aris. Term., |533.
CHICAGO,. Feb. 13. — In yesterday's
mail the Illinois athletic club received
50 entries for the national amateur
wrestling championships, which are to
be held here February 25 and 26. Tho
list includes wrestlers from Xew York,
Boston, Portland, Ore., and San Fran
cisco. \ i "
PUGILISTS' AGES— D. M. 0.. Grafton. Give
the dates of the birth of Jeffries and Johnsun.
; Jeffries was • born April 15,. 1875, and
Johnson March 31, 1878. -.
Tampa Results
TAMPA, Fla., Feb. 15. — Close finishes charac
terized the racing today, four being. noses apart.
La Relne Hindoos victory In the fourth was the
feature. After a gruelling race yesterday, which
she won. she heat Blllle Illbbs in a duel throush
the stretch, in which both horses were noses J
apart all the way from the tnrn. Summary: ,
First race, six furlongs, selling — Limelight, 6 (
to 1, won: Dona 11. 2 to 1. second; Bob May. 20
to 1. third. Time. 1:10 4-5. . .<
Second race, five furlongs, selling — Lncky Mate,
2 to 1, won: Firebrand. 3 to 1. second; The Ram.
4 to 1, third. Time. 1:05 3-5.
- Third race, five and a half furlongs, selling —
W. I. Hlnch, S to 1, won; Tamar, 4 to 5, second;
Lottie Darr. 6 to 1,- third. Time, 1:114-5.
Fonrth race, five and a half furlongs. Wiling —
La Reine Hindoo, 8 to 5. won; Bill!.- Hlhb«. Z to
5, second; John Garner, 4 to 1, third. Time,
1:11 1-5. V »
Fifth race, five and a half furlongs, selling —
Fundamental, even, won; MeAndrews. S to 1,
second; Charlote Hamilton. 10 to 1, third. Time.
Sixth ' race. • seveu furlongs, selling — Otogo. -2
to l.won: Cassowary. •» to 1. second; Occidental,
2 to I,. third. Time, 1:322-5.
j Jacksonville Results j
JACKSONVILLE. Feb. 15.— One of the largest
crowds |of the season witnessed the racing -at
Moncrlef today. In 'which farorltes fared badly,
one only: surriTinß. Jockey Obert tarnished the
«nrprtseß of the day by riding: two winners, ' Abe
Attell. at 20 to'l, and San Gil. at. so to 1.
Summary:-; '\u25a0"\u25a0•. • •. • .;,\u25a0;)\u25a0
\u25a0 Kirst: race, three furlongs, selling — Abe Attell,
20 to 1. .won; . Vallonla. 10 to 1. second:"Talla
hassee, ft to 10, third. - Time. :S6 2-">.
'. Second race, fire and a half fnrlon?s. wiling —
Abrasion, 9 to 20. won: Coonskin. £0 to J. »ec
ond; the Golden Butterfly, 7 to 1. third. Time
1:08 3-5. ."\u25a0-\u25a0\u25a0'-. ti . -\u25a0• -
• ' Third . race." six f nrlonjrs, selling — San Gil. , 30
to I.^ won: Barnsdale, S to 1. second: Toll Cox
12 to I.': third. Time. l:lSS-r». .
- Fourth i race." one. mile, pors^ — Taboo." I<s to o
won;'- Old Honesty, 11 to 10." second; Erebri^ht
7to 2. third. 'Hme. i:K>2-3. , ,
' Fifth " race. : one mile : and 70 yard?, oellinc
noseburc.ilS to 1." won:' Endymlon.-S toi sec
ond; Belle Scott, 11 to 10. third. Tiro*. 1:15 3-5.
• Sixth 'race, -one and" an eighth miles; selllnz
Obroo. '4. to'l.- won: -Mamie Algol. 15 to l.'»«v>
'ond; Uarry Scott, 5 to «, thiri *Xlnae,i:s.3 s^, .
Clever Juarez Jockey Signs Up
With Johnson & Gray at
, Molesworth, third in the Jockey list
at Juarez, irill ride at EmeryvlTl« next
month. . His contract with liis present
employer will terminate March I. and
the boy will sign up with Johnson &
Gray, who have Orbicular. Servile and
Cotytto at Emeryville. The first two .
are high class handicap horses. Or
bicular having run a mile at the llexi
can track'in 1:39 2-5 with 120 pounds
in the' saddle. Cotytto will carry the
stable's colors for the first time at
Emeryville in the third race today.
She Is a full sister to Glennadeane
and to a 2 year old In the N'apa stock
Knight Deck and Silver Knfsht,
starters in the Merced handicap, are
both by Free Knight and were bred
by Lester Lee. Bedwell got Knight
Deck in. the selling race war at Juarez.
-\u25a0" \u25a0- • \u0084 # •- •
Charley Clark's second killing on Sal
Atticum Saturday gives the young mil
lionaire the record for bSg winnings
on a small stable. Chantilly, Cluny
and Fulletta have each been plunged
on when they won. All but Fulletti
are by the same sir? — Salvation.
Bedwell is now nearly $1,000 i"..->a'.l
of J. M. Crane, who is* second on tha
list of winning owners- at Emeryville.
The list follows:
Bedvrell. 11. O '- U.ZZt
• •ran*. X. M ::.33>
Joii^. C. R .•'..0.T5
Fountain. 1> S i»tS
Ketrif. J. U. & 6, II « -\R36
Mac.M*nus. J •-•.a«tO
Oak wood Stock Uum-li •J/JDS
Stockton Ranch Stable -.217
Moh-ra &. Joseph -'. 135
Hopper. F. 31 -.105
Frizier & Farris ".015
SchrrlTwr J ).**«
HarlMD. J S 1.770
Oakland SUM<* ' -770
Schr^lber. C l.."!X>
St.vrer. H 1 ->«5
• 'am. TVm. M !."to
Panlsen. J. TV 1 .".04
•"•ahlll. W >.«0O
Ander*«>u. W. T l.l'O
Koweil. 11. E I.^o
Baldwin. »'. A I.CS9
Nor til west StaMe 1. 410
El Patomar !<tablp I.U.<>6
Moore, f». I- * ' r ~"*
Jacks-on. A. J • .. I."2O
OXeary. 1.. V 1.-1H
Hamhurjr StaWe l.2(Ti
Joh»«nn. <:. M 1-t'O
MlHarri. W. I» J 1.100
Tucek. O :— ., I.WO
Row Mead Stable 1.130
Fergn»An. J. J 1.100
Merrfcel. F. & C* lOM
Marks. P.. L. & Co 1.030
Cotton. W. E 1.02 D
P x els. 31 1,015
Slabster Freine Goes To
Connie Mack
[Special Dispatch to The Call]
SANTA CLARA. Feb. 13. — Charlio
Freine. former Santa Clara twlrler, will
leave next month for the east to Join
the major league ranks.
Freine goes to Connie Mack's Phi!-.
adelphia American team as a slabster,
and. according to his friends and ad
mirers, should make good In fast com
The game fight he put up against the
White Sox batsmen in the Santa Clara
White Sox battle at Luna park last
spring will long be remembered by
even Comiskey himself.
I accomplish my cure
In tSe«> ailiut»ot< in » fS^SB-jypW|^
abort time without any XsHSSSOffi'^' J
poisonous chemicals or """ TOll *^ tm<*J3t
acids rulnlnc the stomacb.
Poison Driven Oat. Not Locked la.
I *-nrc pimples, nicer*, rash, botls. mucous
patches, falliD? hair, copper colored spots,
bone pains, and care (or life. My, new metb-
otl treatment driven the poison from tbe sys-
tem forever. Pon't waste time experiment-
Injt. Tte best treatment yon can fret la what
yon want. Symptoms disappear in ? to 21
days In most cases. 'Why snffer tontcer?
Terms reasonable. 1 have cured thousands of
men:- I can cure you. Consultation. Exam.,
inatinn free. Call or write. Pv it today.
Medicine* 91.50 to *t:.,~»0 p*r Course
llonrx — 0-*» p. in.; .Sondajr*, 10-1
An eattQK. festeriDg tore
Is. always a cause of creat
anxiety, as It nerer can be
permanently t-nred by saiT«-s.
Famous for ontwanl appUcatlons. or tb»
. »v» tur mxertalD action -of any
ms cures. ready matle or patent medt-
- cine. Such sufferers need
my skill. If yon will call I will examine
tbe blood and determine tin» exact nature
of tbe poison which is at tbe foundation of
your trouble, tbeo I shall explain to you my
Se.ro-plasmic treatment, which Is swift ami
certain. It - enters tbe diseased blood at
once and neutralize* and drUea oat ' tbe
poison, and you are cored forever. Better
not wait nntll your case Is hopeless. If
unable to call write for symptom , blank.
DX. MOREL and aasuciatc*. 51 Third St..
near Market. San Frauciwo, Cal-
v«r, DR. JORDAN'S««*t
/T~\ W«kn«» or »ny contrtcted ilt—ia
' u*f\ positively cured by tit* nlrt— t
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