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:he pensacola journal. Thursday morning, may 15, 1919.
j: ! 'If 'll ?! tew. m Baseball, VETERAN HAL CFIROTBASS IS EASY BUT HO HAP .!): HP5T EiASEXlAH lUOT BEAT! EXPERT CATCHER- n PRACTICE: CATCHIPiG BY JOE TAYLOR. First base is generally regarded aa 'in easy position. While it is true that first Is easier than the other other in flefcl jobs It la by no means a soft 'fenapv A first sacker must be able to ctch all kins of throws high, low or Trtoe. He must be an expert fielder xs bunts, a good thrower and fast Cu his feet. A tall rangy youth with " a long reach generally makes the best first baseman. Quite often it has proved art advantage to be lefthanded in this -a- - b ..a i TYRUS COBB. Uf! . - c i yrua x.. vuuu uuiueiuer, was norn Narrows, Banks County, Georgia, December 18, 1888. He bats left and throws right handed. The "u-eorgia .reacn is j d leet, ll mcnes tall and --weighs 175 pounds. Cobb played with At lanta in 1904-05 and with Detroit since that time. He played in 111 games last year, fielded .976 and hit .382. COBB MAMMOTH ARENA ; TO BE BUILT FOR WILLARD-DEMPSEY J- Toledo, May 14. Tex RIckard, pro - .jnoter of the Willard-Dempsey cham pionship bout to be held here July 4, is here with his architect, J. L. Mc Loughlin of San Franciscc-. i5;Lough lin built the arena for the Jeftries-Janson- fight at Reno and says this pne will be several times larger. It 'will be designed to seat 50,000. Pries grange from $10 to $60, war tax includ ed, and 2,500 are to be Issued at the - highest price. v I A. Q. Thatcher, matchmaker for the Toledo Boxing commission, says that reservations aggregating $75,000 are already made. The Toledo Athletic Club has been turned over to Richard and his associates as headquarters for -newspapermen. CARMEN WIN FROM APPRENTICE BOYS 'I IN HOT CONTEST .1 The Carmen of the L. & N. shops, -better known as the "Nut Jammers," defeated the fast Apprentice Boys .7 "to" 6, at East Hill playgrounds yester--kLay afternoon in one of the fastest and, most interesting games of the sea json. The attendance was large. H A few costly errors in the third and j fourth frames accounted for. the -big 'score. After that the teams settled down and, played errorless ball. j The game was won in the last of the ninth, when with two men down and j Bell on second, "Roses" McGovern . j poled one of Lewis spit-balls to the , i pavement for three sacks. Bell scor- ' , ing. This, with "Hy" Wentworth's cir ;cuit clout were the features of the , afternoon. I The batteries were: For the Nut 1 Jammers: Garrett, BeU and Brown; jFor Apprentices: Ellis, Lewis and C .Geist. Struck out by Ellis, 6; Lewis, 3: Garrett, 2; BelL 4. Hits off Ellis, i3; off Lewis, 2; off Garrett. 6; off pell, 5. ' The Apprentices won the first two .games of the series. 2 to 1 and 4 to 2. lit is estimated that 250 rooters from TKe shops were present to see yes terday's game. Another series will be playedjuext week. -(.. " OURNAL'S PAGE OF. SPOR1 -ALL THE NEWS TH E RE'S PRINT TO FIT" Basketball, Tennis, Golf, Yachting, Boxing, Wrestling CHASE SHOWS HOW TO BE J&KRTC FOR. - Ha! Che position as a southpaw can throw to the other bags without having to turn, thereby saving valuable seconds in making a play. ": " With a left-handed batter at the plate play deep to cut down the hard smashes towards right field. For a right-handed hitter play In closer. Like . a catcher the first baseman must be an expert on foul-flies and short flies toward right field. Leatfn to touch the bag with either foot and to shift feet quickly to avoid collisions with the runner. In fielding bunts work with the TENSH-O-N THE JOURNAL, wants all O AMATEUR AND BOYS' baseball O TEAMS TO SEND their scores TO THE office of the SPORTING EDITOR on the j SAME DAY the games are played AND THEN the players can O READ HOW GOOD they were. OTHER CONTESTS are also DESIRED. I THANK YOU. G. C. B. (With apologies to K. C. B.) PENSACOLA WILL PLAY K. OF C. CLUB The Pensacola Regulars will play the Knights of Columbus club a re turn game at . Maxent Park Sunday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock. The Regu lars beat the Knights last Sunday by the score, of 4 to 1, mostly by taking advantage of infield errors. Walker Bonifay pitched good ball for the K of C. last Sunday as did McVoy for the Pensacola's. "Dad" Sanchez and "Lefty" Bonifay also play ed good ball, it will be remembered. B B Weather Report. 3 g b s s a b a (Compiled for the Journal by the Weather Bureau Office. Pensacola Fla., May 15, 1919 : Sunrise, 6:55. Sunset, 7.35. Moonrise, 8:23 p. m. Moonset, 6:14 a. m. Next phase of the moon, last quarter, 22nd. ; High tide, 11:45 a. m. -Low tide. 9:25 p. m. YESTERDAY'S WEATHER. TEMPERATURE 7 a. m., 66. . 7 p. m., 79. Highest, 82.: Lowest, 66. Mean, 74. ' " ' ' ' - , Normal, 74. Mean same date last year. 71. Accumulated deficiency this year to v- date, 2.13. Highest of record for May, 93 de grees. " ' ..." Lowest of record for May, 44 de grees. " RAINFALL I For 24 hours ending 7 p. .0. ' Total for. this month to 7 p.. m., L19. - ... - .. 4 Normal for May, 2.68 inches. Accumulated excess this year to date, 16.20. ' HUMIDITY- 8 &.-m 88. 1 p. m., S3. j ' ' S p. 5S. ij . . i . -tit a ni'ni.'n ni v u i i v I 1 lit PLAY FIRST PLAV IEEP PGR A LEFT HjTJD EOTBR g) POSITION "FDR RIGHT HATiP t. qstter-. second sacker and shortstop in cover ing second and first when the first baseman fields the ball. "With a man on first you must hold the runner close to the bag. Don't draw the pitcher into making too many throws to catch a runner napping, as it tires his arm, but always be -.ready to catch the chap who wanders too far off the bag. N ote to the captain Cut this out ana give it to tne nrst baseman on your team. . THE PENNANT RACE H B SOUTHERN W. L. Pet. New Orleans 12 5 .706 Nashville . ..II 7 .611 Birmingham . ...10 9 v .526 Little Rock . ........... 8 S .500 Chattanooga ............. 8 8 " .500 .Mobile . 9 10 .474 Atlanta . ............. . 8 11 .421 Memphis . .... 4 12 .250 NATIONAL W. L. Pet. Brookljn . ........... .10 4 .714 New York . ............10 ; 4 .714 Cincinnati . .....11 6 .647 Chicago 9 8 .529 Pittsburg. ............. 7 - 8 .467 Philadelphia. .....5 7 .417 Boston . ... 3 9 .25') St. Louis . ... ...... 4 13 .235 AMERICAN W. L. Pet. Chicago . ..11 5 .68 i New York 7 4 .636 Cleveland . ............10 6 .625 Boston ............... 7 5 .583 Washington 6 7 . .462 St., Louis 6 8 .429 Detroit . 5 11 312 Philadelphia . t 3 9 30 YESTERDAY'S RESULTS. SOUTHERN. At Atlanta, 2; Birmingham, 11. At Mobile, 6; Little Rock, 1. At. "' New Orleans, 6; Memphis, 4. first game; New Orleans, 5; Memphis, 0, second game. At Chattanooga, 6; Nashville, NATIONAL. 8. At Boston, 4; St. Louis. 2. ' At Brooklyn, 7; Cincinnati, 0. At New York, 3; Chicago, 2. At Philadelphia, 3; Pittsburg, 8. AMERICAN. At Chicago, 1; Boston, 0. At' St. Louis, 11; Philadelphia, 0. At Detroit. 0; New York, 1. At Cleveland, 11 ; Washington, . 2. GAMES TODAY. SOUTHERN. Birmingham at Atlanta, Little Rock at Mobile. Memphis at New Orleans. Nashville at Chattanooga. NATIONAL. St. Louis at Boston. Cincinnati at Brooklyn. Chicago at New York. Pittsburg at Philadelphia. AMERICAN. Boston at Chicago. Philadelphia at St Louis. New York at Detroit. Washington at Cleveland. Rub-Bfy-Tism- is a great pain killer. It relieves pain and sore ness caused by Rheumatism, Neuralgia, Sprains, etc adv BSBBBBBB Side Line Dope. BBBBBBBBBBBBBSBS Well, Vincent Richards had all the big ones falling while they let him use his racquet. , " ; It wouldn't make much difference who made the "goods he played with. twas the goods he had, made Richards a. star.' .- Most likely Eller would have pitched a no-hit game Sunday no matter, what official league ball" he used. That reminds us Eller is credited with the; first no-hit game of the year. "Dutch" Leonard had that honor last year, and was the only pitcner m we big show to achieve that feat in - 1918. ', . Who said Walter Johnson was slow ing up? He whiffed 28 Yankee bats men in order in Sunday's 12-inning tie. .-. - . .. -: . ' : Cleveland has gained two hours in which to play baseball this year, first by the well, so to speak, known day light saving law and now by setting the clock back to central time. The L. & N. Shop boys seem to have about as much "pep" as any out fit in town. O " They will play the third of a three game series at the East ' Hill Play Grounds this afternoon. - Mack Lewis gets all the material out, organises two teams and sics 'em on each other. ' . . O . . Both Bond and Carrol must have something on the ball. McGovern shows well at third and Wentworth is trying to follow Babe Ruth. . :- . The Ship Yard team is getting in shape under the direction of Manager Rogers. o New material will be added to the team, " it is expected, and the bodys will probably play a good game Sun day. .' ' -. The Knights of Columbus and the Pensacola Regulars keeping in condi tion and , the time ought to soon be ripe to start that Twilight League. CARD OF THANKS Mrs." Jack Hoen and children desire to t press their thanks for the kindness and flowers during the illness and death of their son and brother, John Delmos. When You Are Hot tired and thirsty, there is re freshment and enjoyment for you at the stand which dis-1 plays a Lime Cola sign. Speed for it and call for an ice cold bottle of bracing This deliciously good cola drink is flavored with the juice of . ripe limes, ; which cools the blood, improves the appetite and aids digestion. You will like Lime Cola and it is good for you. Lime Cola Is ' put up, tinder ; strictly sanitary conditions, in sterilized bottles. Ask for it wher ever you fcre. ' WANTED TO BUY Automo biles. Will buy your car if your price is right. N. C. McMillan 120 W. Intendencia Phone 613. . 8746 DANCiWG DANCING TAUGHT, at 205 West Greg. ory street. For lnfrmatton, phone J78. Children's class Tneaday and Friday ARTESIAN WELLS ARTESIAN WELLS Will put la wells 4 to 20 inches diameter, any depth and guarantee water. Write for full informa tion. Gray Artesian Well Co.. P. O. Box 1077 or Phone 4ft. SX1 V PALACE CAFE Under New Management Everything Good to Eat, Cooked Right STEPHEN CLEOTELIS Proprietor . Rub-Mv-Tism is a powerful antiseptic; 'it kills the poison caused from infected cuts, cure? bid sores, tetter, etc. adv. SERVICE MEN MAY RECLAIM WAR POLICIES the Bureau of War Risk Insurance has reached the following important decision regarding the re-instatement of government insurance which former sailors, soldiers and marines have al lowed to lapse. Any man who held the government term insurance and who failed to con tinue payment of premiums after be ing discharged., thereby lapsing his in surance, may re-. Instate it regardless of the time of default. f All service men are urged to take ad vantage of this opportunity, navy men may obtain fuller information and ap -plication forms by writing to Ensign E. P. Thornton. District Insurance Of ficer, No. 1 Canal street. New Orleans, La., stating full name, rating, home ad dress, date and place of discharge, amount of insurance and premium anS lact month for which premium was paid. Exservice men of the army and mar ine corps are invited to request fuller information at. the nearest chapter of the , American Red Cross, or by writ ing to the Insurance' Section Bureau of War Risk Insurance, 119 D St.,S. E,, Washington, D. C. 9 IH BOTTLES SHVf. On the Square, Within Easy Reach of Everywnere THE CLOVER STUDIO 196 N. Palafox St. The Place Where Kodai Finish Is Well Done. London Woolen Mills Made to Your Individual Order 117 South Pal-r 6trt YOUR FALL SUIT S15 - L. E. NOBLES & CO. ,;. Agents HART, SCHAFFNER & MARX and KIRSCHBAUM SUITS 'YOUR MONEY'S WORTH, OR YOUR MONEY BACK" 29 South Palafox Street. Phon 780 LEE ELECTRIC CO. Contracting and Supplies 109 N. Palafox St. Phone 1674 THE KOZY KORNER Agents for Johnston's Milwaukee Candies 'The Appreciated Chocolates" . CUT RATE SHOE SHOP . Shoe Repairing Quickly Done. Work called for and delivered. Guaranteed work at fair prices. 431 West Belmont Street. Phone 932. THE LEADER FOR MEN AND BOYS SOUTH PALAFOX STREET Just Try a Pound of WARFIELD'S COFFEE. Phone 1566. Ask for the Union Label On Your Sign Wrighton the Sign Man HE. Intendencia J. P. REMICH & SONS The Store That SatisfiW Remich's Grocery Specials Always Satisfy PHONE 722 READY-TO-WEAR STORE If It's New Yon Will Find It Here 9 and U South Palafox Stree LOUIS D. ROBINSON 209 Thieson Bldg. SIGNS Window and Slides CAPT. BENNIE EDMUNDSON LAUNCHES TO RENT TELEPHONE 204 Trip to Gulf Beach Daily at 2:30 p.m. WHITE HICKORY" and "CONSOLIDATED" FARM WAGONS Consolidated Gro. Co. Metropolitan Cafe For Ladies and Gents. We Serve Quicker. 22 S. Palafox Street. Merchant's Lunch 35c op. r Special Dinner . V, 40c v1 Satisfactory Rapid Transfer Co. We Haul Anything Any. where at Any Time. 19 East Garden Street Phone 2331 Walter Carr, Manager REED'S "BETTER BREAD For Sale by ALL FIRST CLASS STORES REED'S SANITARY BAKERY Palafox and Gregory Streets LA MODE 122-124 South Palafox 8tret Ladies' Garments and Fine Millinery. THE BEST PLACE TO SHOP AFTER AUU" DR. LIVINGSTONE THE SPECIALIST What I Say I'll Do, I Will Do. Second Floor, Maonio Temple, Pensacola. Notice to Ice Consumers Our wagons are equipped with acalei and consumers will lease exact correct weight and report any discourtesy ariver io omre. rnones sst or 259. SOUTHERN UTILITIES CO. Buocesaor to " PENSACOLA ICE COMPANY The Banking & Savings Trust Company THE UPTOWN DANK General Banking Oarj Treat Company ir Wat WE BUY AND oELL BONDS Send Your Old Shoes to West End Shoe Store For Best and Neatest Work in Repairs. All Work Guaranteed 321 North DeVillier Street Phone 2032 McCann's Tire and Repair Shop Phone 404 113 North Palafox Street Elehash Jewelry Co. Jewelers and Opticians Successors to Peter Lindenstruth 112 S. Palafox St. Phone 713 QUALITY SHOP FOR WOMEN 78 E. Wright. St. Phone 676 NAY'S READY TO WEAR STORE LadiaV Suits, Dreasea, Skirts, Blouse Hosiery and Hats. Also fins Shoe Repairing. 82 East Wright. Phone 441 T. E. Williams & Co. FURNITURE 90 E. Wright. Phone 1995 EVERLASTING FABRICS CO. Pensacola's Representative Store MORRIS BROS. LADIES READY - TO - WEAR GENTS' FURNISHINGS ALL NEW STOCK Belmont and Devilliers Street' GOODYEAR SHOE SHOP Fine Shoe Repairing 111 North Palafox. Phone 416 PEAKE ELECTRIC COMPANY. The Home of Exide Battery Service. 30 S. Palafox. phone 345. M'MILLAN AUCTION CO. Moog's Old StanS t 327-29 South Palafox Sa. PHONE374