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. ( ^Schedule Will Contain at a?H Least 20 Games With B&vV' ftp _ r*i Iairong 1 earns. it Fairmont Normal Is going to than make up for any adverslihe has goffered this in her foot , ind basketball teams, by turning he-finest baseball team In her rv fa the ronelusion arrived ni hearing outlined the plans for i season. At least twenty garnet j >e played this season, an average; ee a week for the playing season. he games are wfth schools which : the reputation of producing real isll nines. B seaso will start with Salem Ee at Salem on the. IStli of April. he schedule from then on. as near completed at present, Is as folrll 21?University Reserves, til rll 23?Bethany, at home II 27?Phllippl at I'hilippi. 11 28?Wesleyan Reserves (not Itely scheduled), y 3?Salem college, at home, y 4?West Liberty, at West Liby 11 and 12?Series with Ulen NormaJ. at Glenvllle. Iv. ; May IS?IJavis anil maims. ai nono-. J ' Besides the above definitely scheduled games, dates will he scoured with I Wajmesburg. Manniugton II i is h, Moaridsville High. California Normal and other schools. A game has been offered by Westminister to lie played ^ .there, and the locals probably w ill ur"cept. A game offered by Franklin ; t'college to be played at Athens, Ohio, EC' will also probably be arranged. ^ ;; Practice is already well under way. | -every day battery prartiee h"lug held on the field back of the school. Sandy r ''Toothtnan will coach the nine this S I spring, and is expected to turn out jf 'the finest bunch of players the Yellow and White has ever boasted. i; Manager Harry Watklns t? corres k ponding with a number of young men fi-who are planning to enter Normal for g; the spring term, and who will expert i'Jtto play baseball, so that by that time Jj'tbe season starts It Is believed the E; squad will bo augumented consldcra8 New uniforms and equipment have 0 been ordered and will arrive In the ; next few daya. The team will start s regular practice at South Side park (by April 1. NflRMAI fillllS Will I HAVE TENNIS TEAM iMiss Florence Richardson Has Been Elected Manager of It. ! tfairmont Normal is to have a tcn?1b team this year and at a recent ses- j t eion o? the Athletic Association of the i school Miaa Florence Richardson was i chosen to be manager of any racquet1 and net stars that might materialize. St is expected that the sport will. be j very popular with the girls of the j school this spring, since it. is practically the only sport they may partict- i ^ A large and modern group ot courts i is to be built by the state at the. roarj of the new building, and will provide j an excellent playing field. These - ' courts, it is feared, will not be finish ! ed in time for (his season's play, and tome court in the city will be leased| for the students. It is probable the I Rlggs court, on Third street, will be i i Secured, since it will.be close by the Jx (dormitory, where the majority of the girls who will play, are slaying. I EUUiuiiioruifcii uca^ue Bowling Matches i The Wholesalers took two capes arom the Coal men in the first match fat the "Y" last night. Hustead roiled I Thigh single of 163, with McDougal only I . *tvo pins behind. Hawkins rolled 355! for high total. Wholesalers. ' Mamllton SO tr.n l lfi? 335 Sorbin 72 50 S3? 235 ?arbee 30 109 125? 324 flawktns lio iso ios? nss M) ^ Totals 429 54$ 503?USUI Coniol. Coal. gucDourti'.......'i|i "2 M? 323: KSglUltead 6S 106 153? 327 yj;Totals 614 488 400?1462 ^Hartley's won from the Consol men (n th* second match although thoir total lacked thirty-four pine or equaling tha Consols' total. Hiiatcad starred In this match, making single of 156 and total of 391. Wrasse and Mills follow' ed olose In the totals. Ashcratt . ... . . . . 92 112 125? 23!. If' VcDougal V.V.V.V.102 95 72? 270 ; Uustead 121 124 146? 391 % Totals 510 638 568?1616 Hartley's. Efe' . Wrasse 108 143 117? 367 Sharp 98 78 93? 269 I Watson 112 108 97? 317 Mflls 109 123 124? 266 92 92 79? 263 . ' Totals 619 643 620?1682 ( TH ALL : : 1 EXPERT AT THE TRAPS | fm WnSBEam&x ? t ?A.L;? n^nHA Jv ./3, J?; Miss Gladys Reid. of Portland. Ore.,, j who urliieved distinction as an expert i | at. trap -shooting when on Washington's 1 , Birthday she wont ahead of many men ,, contenders In a northwest contest.!, Her score was 44-r>0. Since then Miss , ( Reid added to her laurels by eredita- , hie work atrainst the track woman i. shos of California. I I BARRACKVILLE WON. fiarrackville High won Xrotr. the Fast Side club 4." to hit in a hard fought gatnc on the Normal floor last night. The East Side hovs could not ret start-1 1 ed In the first half and were lagging!' alone with a 24 to 8 score at Its rinse, i In the sprond half however 1 hey came I' hack strong and scored ten points more than their opponents, but the tost of the gantc lead was too much to he j. overcome. j1 SCOUTS DEFEAT KNIGHT The East Park Scouts defeated the I Knights of St. Paul at basketball ou ' Ike East Sldo floor last night, taking ; the contest by a 20 to 10 score. The I next game in thp Boys' league basket ! hall sehcdule will he Friday evening! when the Knights of St. Paul play the i Jones Scouts. j' HEAD OF B. & O. SYSTEM DIES BALTIMORE. Md.. March 15? Os car O. Murray, chainiian of the board ! of directors, of tile Baltimore and Ohio 1 Railroad company and former president of the sjutom, died hore today i after a long Illness. He was 70 years old and was not mnrricd. I jisflXONJ o Now Saxon . a greater prof ? surface to car ? any other car c | And so tire trc ? with most ca | no small sha: cost?will be n | Saxon Roadstei 0. A 6 ; . ? Saxon Roadster is $< 3 Specifications: New style body. ? starting and lighting, demounts 3 style top, with Grecian rear how. S speedometer, now design ot carbi ? of unusual power, smoothness, q 3 sliding genr transmission, Tirnki g vanadium steel cantilever spring o scora mora ot noteworthy rofinen 2 West Virginia Le CLARKSBU ? DISTRIE ? ....... g| ( Bell 1780 SUo*u NO Y0W6E E WEST VIRGINIAN?FAJ BOWLING ML CHAMPIONS" PLAYHERETONIGHT! Biggest Basket Ball Crowd of Season Expected at "Y" Tonight. ??? Fairmont V. M. C. A. last night went hrough a hard practice preparatory to stacking up against Davis and i-mos, I itate champions.on the local floor toilght. The game Is the biggest at J lome game the "Y" has played this rear and they are particularly anxious o malm a trnnil Rhntrln^ aninflt tho i risitors. The game starts promptly at 5:30 and trill be attended. It is expectjd. by the largest crowd of basketball ans that has attended any one game lore to tar this season .Moore, of the "Y" team will not be ivith his fellows tonight, having left his morning with his High school team lor Buckhannon. and Hawkins will irobnbly take his place if the local boys got gome good, and here is no reason why they should not. hey should be able lo give D. & K. a mighty hard run for her money. MONONGAH | Patron's Day. Yesterday was patron's day at the riioburn school and over eighty parents gathered from time to time durng the day to witness the work of l.eir children. No program was tftrried out oilier than the dally roultne ilasses. The purpose of the event "as tf, promote co-operation between Ine palron ami tbo school by giving hf patrons a better idea of what the chool work Is like. It was by far the most successful of its kind that las ever been held in a local school. From Hospital. Mrs. Rnv Cochran who has been in the Cook hospital of Fairmont for he, past several days returned to her home In Brookdale yesterday morning. She is rapidly recovering. Members Entertained The l.adies Aid Society of the M. P. church was recently entertained at twelve o'clock dinner at the home of Mrs. Henry Lambert of Brookdalc. tho next meeting will be held at the home of Mrs. David Levy of Bridge street. The society meets the flrsti Wednesday in each month. 1 ~ i Teams Announced. The teams in the recently organiz ad bowllug league are as follows: Reds: Lee Satterfield. Capt.. James Mike, William Santee; Tigers, C. McDonnell, Capt. William Fleming. W. I. Shaver: Drowns. Harold Fortncy. (.'apt.. John Wolfe. Clyde Satterfield; Pirates, Howard Flemiug. Capt.. Clarence Fletcher, Carrol Currey; Philles, P. D. Burton, Capt, P. Pelllgrini, R. Shaver; Buks, Sclmltz, Capt., William OADSTER! 1 o, Roadster has o. jortion of tire weight than in the market. ? tubles?which g irs contribute | re to upkeep ? paflrr nil VUI IJ itu 1Yll.ll ^ 195 F. 0. B. Detroit | more room, two unit electric 8 ble rims, 30x3 inch tires, new 8 electric horn, extra tire carrier. $ iirctor. Ij-head high-speed motor y uietness and flexibility. 3-speed g en axles. Hyatt quiet bearings, o s. ventilating windshield and a 8 aenta, ? xington Sales Co. | pn w va L%U) TT 1 A~*. 5 IUT0R3 g Consolidated 27 8 C8B?S5?C8aJSSC8B5mCf^^ WTO*" ' " CMWsl J *V , S$ TVEPotttSST k^>. BMONT, THURSDAY E BOi WEST VIRGINIAN EXPE | WI (Part of a series of articles by thi West Virginian's special sport write who is touring the major league train lng camps to size up the teams aa the; prepare for the 1917 campaign.) By PAUL PURMAN. WAXAHACHIE. Texas. March 15Pitching. as usual, will be Hugh Jen nings' big problem this year and th< chances for Detroit Tigers to be a Vi| factor in the American league race dc pond on whether his twlrlers com through. The club should be as strong dc fensively an last year, and. with th exception of two holes, is a good dc fenslve club. , When I looked over Jennings' pitch | ers they looked good. Not one was out of condition. * Hill James, who practically lost i pennant for Detroit last year by no keeping in condition, showed up carl; 20 pounds lighter than he was las year. Jamen is a peculiar fellow. He wa hurt last year hv the criticism of hi work, but has decided to glvo Hugh! his best In hopes of redeeming bin self. Whether ho will Is another quel tion. but as I write this it looks Ilk James should come through with som | good stufl'. Bernlo Bolnnd worked outdoors drit ing a parcel post wagon in Detroit fas winter and Is hard as nails. Boland is small and must be ii shape to be right. He should not b a disappointment. I George Uauss is a question, ile ma be one of the best winners in th Myers. C. Calhoun. Prizes will be o I fered for the teams finishing in th first three places as well as for. hig individual scores and high teat scores. Games will bo rolled on Mot duy. Wednesday and Friday of ear week. A schedule of thirty games ha been completed. Personals. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Jones have bee I visiting Triends and re'ntives In Mi uonguli for the past several days. Junior Orr was among the socii visitors in Fairmont, during the weel C. H. Ovpers. of Buffalo. X. Y. wa in Monongah yesterday morning a a business transactor. Lawn Carpenter was among the Ii cvtl people to attend "Twin Beds" t the Grand Tuesday evening. Mrs. Lee X. Satterfleld has recove ed after a several days illness. It. Cochran was among the socii BEWARE WHO CLAIM TO R[ If any persor representative y< brand him as a 1 We will apprecii fied of any such n we will immedia proceedings an< C A iU. r.-ii icnucr lu nit iuii You will find it profitable to go look through ou of woolens anc expert cutters m< a garment in ! character and n< MADE JXTQRDER^^ COAT, AMU ! The United \ w. a. her; * 106 Ma chestn1 t wo can see 0c?lec >.? ^2at' '- -i i IVENING, MARCH 15,1917. QNG ( RT SIZES UP TIGERS; FIND! 5AK SPOTS IN FIELD AND I s league or may go to pieces. It is more > w r I or less a matter of temperament with Y | him. ! a f | Covaleskle Is right and promises a w good season. Willie Mitchell as usual,' Is not a safe betting proposition. ' bi Jennings has some fair looking. yi - i youngsters. Couch, with Sau Fran-! Y i-i cisco last year, Is ono of the best of ai e the lot. In the fast coast league he! ; won lg and lost 15 games allowing two cl ! . anil a half earned runs a game. ' in c j Jennings believes he has a real find ! S in young Ehmke. the marvel of the Jc i- New York State l.ague last year. | t< s Working in 58 games, Ehmke won j pi i- 51 ami lost 7, and set a new league j M strike-out record by breezing 195 op-: i-; posing batsmen, which is some record j tl in any league. ' si Previously Ehmke liuil a season in Ji a the Federal league. I hi t j -The other pitchers are Flannagnn, p y ! from Muscatine, Central association.: h t who allowed 1.51 earned runs per game i In 37 games, winning 22 and losing 11: i b 3 Jones from Clinton. In the same league.' a s who won IS and lost 10 games allow-! tl e ing 1.S1 runs por game; Wood, from ; d t- Portsmouth and Watson from Deni-'sl I- son. Texas. | o e Khmke and Couch arc expected to i fi e j stick with the elub. The others muy . ' be let out witli strings to them. ' i The catching staff will not set any j cl t! rivers on fire, but It is consistent and w I not weak. Tho veteran. Stanage, of'o n ( course, is in charge and his first string i o o ! assistant is Spencer, who batted .370 ' fl ' last year. y. Thtn there is McKee. not of big j b c 1 league caliber, and a youngster, Yelie, tl f-, visitors in Fairmont yesterday morn- T e ing. I h Mrs. LaMar Satterficld of Fairmont' n | was in town during the week visitl ing friends and relatives, hf . Mrs. J. Hewing of Shinnstou wns s among the out of town shoppers in Monongah yesterday afternoon. Mrs. C. C. I.awson has returned at-!X ter a several days visit with friends 'tl n in Clarksburg. , ) Pat Buckley was among (he Monon-, . gah business callers in Fairmout yes- 11 il tcrday afternoon. o c. Miss filadys Curev has been visiting! ii s lier grandmother, Mrs. Currey of " s Boothsville for the past few days. V Mrs French Collins left yesterday C >|.for Barnestown where she will spend n it | several days visiting her mother, Mrs. P I Wilson. V tv Miss Minnie Powell of Fairview has S been visiting her aunt Mrs. Henry _ il1 I.ambert of Brookdale. C ? s Of AGENTS wni ik nmr 1 i claims to be our ou may immediately ij faker and impostor. jj ite it if we are noti- | lisrepresentation and | tely institute criminal f i prosecute the of- jj est extent of the law. more pleasant and to one of our stores, i> r vorv PvfpncMio lino S i twa. j viitviioi r w aii iw a I have one of our | ;asure you and design jj harmony with your s ;eds. I M?^ 1 iillilWH!!! ? TO FIT J TR0USERS~$I5' | IfflOLEN MILLS CO. | SCH. President in Street LIT CHARLIE. w bo YOO 6 T SOU DON'T SET OW PPo? AM NOW 6?T rr HAwrrf z-rr^Z60 DTHER S 3 TWO 'ITCHERS UNCERTAIN bo looked mighty good in the Xcw ork State leugue last year Velle Is light hitter, but Jennings hopes he 111 Improve. With the possible exception of third ?se, the Infield Is the same as last oar with Hellman or Hums at first; oung. a great ballplayer, at second, ad Bush ut short. Vitt has not signed and there is a lance ha will not play. 1( Vltt does ot sign. Bobby Jones, a sensation at an Francisco last year, ntuy get the | >b. Dyer, one of the 30 odd .",00 hitirs of the Western league, Is another osslblllty, Ellison. an lufioldcr front luscatlne, may have a chance. Jennings also lias his troubles hi to outfield. Crawford lias gone back , i far he probably will sit on the bench, suitings can't forget that In 7s games ist year Sam' averaged only about t utout a game untl may decide to use I Int as a pinch hitter. Harper, who started well in 1910, at was laid up for several weeks with broken log, has a good chance tot i te right field job and In case ho oesn't make good llelliuau may be Itlfled Into the field front first One r tw other youngsters are trying to 11 Wahoo Sam's shoes. Cobb and Veach are hard to heat. There's the Detroit hall Huh A ; lub full of possibilities, but with u eak spot in the lnflehl, a hole in the utileld and nn assortment uf pitchrs which will make or break the outt. Detroit looks like first division, but cyontl that it is impossible to say ul! lis time. ligh School Girls To Take Long Drive, i A party of High school girls of Weltler Springs, headed by their teacher., liss Maud Hull, a former teacher in , he Butcher school here, have spent lie pust few days in this city inspectig school work in the various school ' f the city. The pat ty left this mornig fcr Webster Springs via Coweu on ccount of lhe washouts on the West 'irglnlu and Midland railroad. From owen the party must drive fourteen tiles to reach their destination. In tit" arty were Miss Hull. Misses Belle feathered, Beta Hicks. Madeline Co j er. Nettle Gregory and Kate White. cococaaccccccocccccccccccc \ Of Course Going to tl 117- . I w est i AU SH( Motor Acces Mu Enterta Lunch Served ii CLARK March 1 12 o'Clock Noon I ADMISSl soeeeooeoeoseooeooosocoeeo! IK tROM AN H.IWN7-I FR iM A. . PORTS \ ilaffuF l OFF FOR BUCKHANNQN Fans Will Leave Tomorrow Morning on Five o'clock Car. Scurrying down the street tills morning at break ut day, eight Fairmont High school basketball men hustled to get the 7:lo train which was to carry them to Buckhnnnon, and they hope, lit- High school basketball championship of the state. Those players on whom Fairmont has based her chances are Jimmy Knight. Hob Hawkins, Kussel .Meredith. Robert Kllchle, Bud Wilson, George Hill, I'nnl Dtnns and Paul HOBS Motu than thirty teams are entered this year in the big tournament, which in tout yearn litis come to be the biggest lllph school uthlotlc event in the stntp. This afternoon thero wore left hut a few tickets of the seventy-five receive.! by Martin's book store for sale to the local fans, und It Is believed that fully seventy-five rooters and suppotters of Fairmont will be at Uuckhaunou tomorrow to see the start. The funs will not leave until iu the morning going from Knlnuonl on the five o'clock car to Weston where a train will ho Held to carry thoni tc Uuokl.annou, arriving about nine o'clock. l-'rom what advance dope is to be secured. 1' looks as though the tight would he hoi ween four teams, Fairmont. 'linrler.ton, Parkersbnrg auu t'nlltedrjl High front Wheeling. There is a strong possibility that among these tour the winner will ho largely determined by good luck In tho drawing. Fairmont believes ihut can she meet any of her big opponents at the start of the tournament, she con beat theiu with her speed, and is ctiually confident tlint iu a filial contest she can hold her own. for Fairmont High is probably the best and hardest trained bunch of uthletes entered. The Word Butter. ltuttcr is an old English word, botcre. coming from the Greek for COW and cheese. .You Are be Central /irginia f TO 3W ! Cars 11 sories sic i inment i Building Daily SBURG 51fi-17l Jntil 10:30 P. M. j [ON 25c I OM EV-BEBTA. NELSOW, VflW rs THE DIFFER- . I ENGE TJETWEEW A PIE AND * DRESS?