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Address law department, THE SUN, Randolph Building, station 0, I Philadelphia, U. S. A. One of these De eisions appeanin THE SUN, every month I Subscription price fifty cents a year, mail copy, three cents; none free. hers and all others ex 1 JERSEY SAND andzYANKEE GRIT, Published at Delmont, N. J. Subjects mutually advantageous to Publisher and Advertiser expertly expounded. Guaranteed circulation 12.500 copies monthly. Rates four cents per line flat. No dis count. Name 111 Directory and year's subscription, ten cents. For tlie stage paying *25.00 weekly. Send 10c. and addressed stamped envelope, 8. H. Lingerman, 705 N. 5th St., Philadelphia, Pa. GOOD ACT to Various Pointers Gathered Prom Off the Tnrf. mi Aa n- S ' Si no m •£}? ua 'ul S SU btf .548 75 73 607 72 75 400 ' 2 75 - 490 53 89 .373 51 99 .3401 39 111 SELF DEFENCE; OTHER SPORTS Resume of the Latest Happenings in Athletics—Indoor and Field Doings of Interest Here. STANDING OF THE CLUBS. W. Boston. Baltimore .... Cincinnati.... Chicago. Cleveland. Philadelphia. New York.... Pittsburg. Louisville .... Brooklyn. Washington.. St. Lotus. 68 80 .459 .2601 > 1 BASE BALL SCORES. At Brooklyn: i R. II. E. 2 6 5 3 7 4 Batteries—Piatt and McFarland, Dunn and Grim, drews. Brooklyn. Philadelphia. Umpires—Hunt and An r. it. e. 10 18 i! 1 6 4 At Washington: Washington. Boston . Batteries—Killen and McGuire; Klob endanz andYaeger. Umpires—Connelly and Heidler. At Baltimore: it. h. e. 2 7 4 1 4 3 Baltimore.. New York. Batteries—Hughes and Heydon; Sey mour and Warner. Umpires—Swartwood and McDonald. SECOND GAME. r. 11. E. 1 7 6 6 6 1 Baltimore. New York Batteries—Nops and Wilson; Seymour and Warner. Called at the end of the sixth inning. Darkness. At Pittsburg: Pittsburg . Cleveland. Batteries — Lever Young and Criger. wood and McDonald. SECOND GAME. H. It. E. .9 15 0 . 13 5 and Schriver; Umpires—Swart R. H. E. 2 3 2 5 8 0 Pittsburg.. Cleveland. Batteries—Cronin and Schriver; Bates and Schreck. Game called darkness. Fifth inning. At Cincinnati: R. H. E. 5 9 2 2 6 3 Cincinnati Louisville Batteries—Damman and Wood; Dowl ing and Kittridge. Umpires and Warner. Emslie SECOND GAME. R. II. E. 17 4 4 9 1 Cincinnati Louisville. Batteries — Brcitenstein and Peitz; Magee and Powers. WHERE THEY PI.AY TODAY. Philadelphia at Brooklyn. Boston at Baltimore. Washington at New York. Cincinnati at St. Louis. Cleveland at Louisville. Chicago at Pittsburg. J. W. Wagner's saloon at 7 EastFourth street is crowded with sports every after noon who go there to get the returns of i base ball by the innings and also horse racing. Everybody is invited. i DIAHiOND DUST. Louisville is certainly playing fast ball at this stage of the game. ' a a ai l ai rfantlf « , Vor * c F' t J c B11 88 e8 ts that the SSfVGlT?" b f\? 8 tKey - Cannot hlt ! much with those of ordinary size. j The St. Louis Club has sold twirier | Jack Taylor to the Cincinnati Club for *4,000 and also "Still Bill" Hill. | Dncky Holmes says he has been en tliusiastically received all over the circuit since he was reinstated. The Philadelphia Club did not release Pitcher Wheeler. He was farmed out to a club in the New York State League. Manager Selee, of Boston, intends making an outfielder out of Hickman. He thinks the boy bas the making of a ■tar. He certainly cannot pitch. Arthur Irwin says that within a year Nichols, the new catcher of the Chica gos, will be rated as the best in the League. Philadelphia has purchased first base man Chiles from Lancaster. Baltimore has bought catcher Heydon from Read- , j n - 6 7,' t ,_... . . . . I know nothing of any intention to organize an association of ball players, sava Kid Nichols. "There's been no talk of such a thing among the Boston nlavers " 0 1 , ' . _ . A report comes from Boston that the g Beaneaters'management offered to trade Klobendanz for Mercer, and that Mr. „ Wagner refused this ofler, but said he would sell Mercer for *3,000. Pink Hawley is especially elated over 1 the fact that he pitched five of the seven games won by the Reds from the Phil Ji eg ! . . . .u r i in « . ..Sr-feShS lor twelve jreen end he. never mitered .! lame or sore arm. Manager Selee thinks that Louisville, with a fast-hitting infielder and another 1 AI catcher, would be a dangerous as pirant for the pennant of 1899. r.,- i , . 1 . 1. . ,. , Cuppy's work of late would indica e that lie has entered the has-been clas8 McGray, of the Baltimore Club, lias p. «LT nnati v, pla r,? T16 balt'uiore boy had h the best of the argument this year. an Cunningham, the Louisville star twirier, went down before Callahan, of Chicago, after winning eleven straight guaei. It was Callahan that broke Bal timore's running streak on the last trip east of the Chicagos. SELF DEFENCE. Jim Corbett and Tom Sharkey Tues day signed articles to fight twenty rounds before the Lenox A. G\, New York, on November 22 for a puree of * 20 . 000 . Tommy White wants to meet Ben Jor dan or George Dixon again. .... ,, ,, . T i . ll .. ,,, Spider Kelly and Jack Abbott of Can ada, are matched to box at San Iran cisco on Oct. lo. Pluto, the Australian bantamweight boxer, has arrived in San Francisco. Billy Moore and Jim Dunbar arc to box at Syracuse on Oct. 12. W. L. McCarney of Philadelphia, will take the "Kentucky Rosebud'' out to San Francisco, where he has matched him to meet "Young Pluto," the Aus tralian champion, in a twenty-round bout before the Excelsior A. C., of tSan Francisco, on October 28. Owen Ziegler and Tommy Shorten are watched to box fifteen rounds at 138 pounds at Paterson, N. .1., on Octo on Mr M Kid McPartland has issued a clial lenge to fight Kid Lavigne, Frank Erne, Spike Sullivan or Jack Daly at the light 1 weight limit, 133 pounds, for the light i weight championship. Tho fight between Oscar Gardner and Sammy Kelly lias been fixed for October 28. Kelly has gone to Saratoga to train for it. 5 4 Joe Wolcott is making another effort to get on a match witli Tommv Ryan at 158 pounds, but the latter is afraid of such an encounter and remains discreetly i! quiet when such a bout is mentioned. 4 Joe Gans and "Kid" McPartland have been matched to box twenty-five rounds at the Lenox A. C., New York, on No vember 4. The men are to weigh in at 134 pounds. Freddy Snyder and I'addv Donovan have been matched for the'wind-up at the Nonpareil Club on Saturday night. Casper Leon starts into training again today. In a couple of weeks or bo Casper says lie will be ready to take on any body within five or ten pounds of his best weight—105 pounds. There is no money up I Maher fight scheduled for However, the boxers have agreed to make deposits on November 25. Each will put up *500 and the Greater New York Club will put up *1,000 antec that it will pull off the fight. 4 3 for the McCoy December 5. 6 1 as a guar CYCLING. Tonigiit, at Riverview, the colored fiaternity will have a hot time. The Alpha bicycle club will hold their race meet. The club has quite a number oi fast riders and good sport is promised. Many of the racing men who joined the outlaw association are becoming ap prehensive lest they acted hastily. Daily advice for those who need it: early e your lamp with you if vou expect to be out at dusk. A. A. Chase, the English rider, who recently created a new English hour record, has ordered a motor triplet which he will use for pacing purposes, his intentions being to try for all paced records up to the hour. New Orleans intends to gather all the cracks in that city this winter for con siderable Sunday racing at the fine one quarter-mile track and will offer a small fortune for a week of racing during the Mardi Gras. 2 0 Don't forget that it gets dark very these days. Also, be sure and tak 2 3 Tom Linton, the middle-distance pro fessional rider, who has returned to Eng land after spending the summer in this country, proposes to race at Paris during tho winter ur winiei. The bicvcle record between Camden and Atlantic City was again broken j Tuesday by Kverett Andrews, who re- j dliced bis own time by 14 minutes, cov- j in ThP h< Z 8 '.f r i ! ,ute * 1 and 25 seconds. The actual distance i ridden was 61 miles, which he covered i with apparent ease. A try for all paced records up to the hour is to be made by Major Taylor. lie will ride a ehainless wheel and will have j crews of the best riders in the country as i pace-makers ' 1 ' ... . . , , ' , ho n!! of 'V ost stanch adherents of tne league of American Wheelmen re gard w j t |, f ear the steady decline of that ! oody. With a membership of over 100, j 000 less than a year ago, the cyclists have | withdrawn from the ranks of the League in such great numbers that the total | membership is now little more than 80, 000. - , -- , , PT 80 , 11 , 06, The lada are Grovee > K - vle and Macltleni - , , T . he h ,'* h 8cll ° o1 team 8 P ract '° e J[ e8 " terday afternoon was very good, the best of the season. The backs especially worked well together, something they have not done before, T • n ,, . . ball team will be here to do battle with the boys from Delaware College. The g an ie will be a hard fought one. , . ,, . ,, „ n l" P p£°° k t ' * h ,® S^M«2F ht ta ? U S t !\® Pr arrived Tuesday and immediately assumed ^.. v , M ® G «« P u , zzlee , the . Ya e coac ^ e8 ' h '" 8 '. ce " tl ^ Gut he «■ good a tackle to go to waste, and he can't play both positions at once. A* H. r Mu. pm. .ah a. 'X'™ 1 '2fe*S coaches for each of the positions. FOOTBALL. Three of the high school's best players will be unable to play in the today's game on account of injuries received in It was football weather yesterday, and the Warren candidates took advantage of it by having a two hour practice. Tlie cool atmosphere instilled new life in the men and the way they went thiough their work was very encourag ing to Coach McDannell. on of his tle . ... There are now eleven crews inactive training for the fall regatta of the Uni yersity of Pennsylvania. They row daily,' starting at 8.30 a. m., until 5.30 p. m. Tlle ' vork of cleaning the Defender's h u n wag begun Tuesday. The diver used an ordinary scrubbing brush, and began his work on the starboard side at the bow. When lie finished for the day about two-thirds of that side had been AQUATICS. Bal- gone over. It will take several days to trip ! complete the work, - MISCELLANY. Fifteen teams have applied for admis sion into the National Basketball League. This year's intercollegiate golf tourna ment will be held in the fall instead of in the spring of the year, as has formerly been the custom. of ™ rT • •. ... i ■ i ™ e of Pennsylvania Gun Club will hold its first team shoot on ( Saturday next with the Florists' Gun Club, on the grounds of the Florists' at Fernwood. | Candidates for the University of Penn sylvania cross country team as practic to > n 8 daily on Franklin Field. Of last year 8 team the following are in the Uni ve ™'y- Gra " t ' Parr - V and Mechling. to . The Intercollegiate Chess League pro J ect ' ia ® revived again. If such a league is formed a team will be selected and a challenge sent to the English uni* versities again. An idea of the magnitude that cours are P nze money has been awarded to the dog owners in the last six months. * A Pennsylvania inventor has secured - patent on a new style of fish-hook, on which the slightest nibble by a fish re leases a small spear, which is driven into the fish's head m such a way that spear and hook make escape impossible. WILLARD MEAR8 TO LEAVE This City's Famous Athlete to Become an Actor—He Will Study in New York. to Willard S. Mears, the best halfback that ever wore a suit on the Warren football team will leave this city [today for New York, where he will fill the position as clerk in the Hotel Vondo. While in that city he will also take a course at the American School of Acting. Mears, during the past year, has trav eled with several opera companies and his 6weet baritone voice won him great applause wherever he appeared. As Willard expects to make a living as an actor and aB his talents in this line are very good, a course at a school where acting is taught will, no doubt, do a great deal to help him along in his chosen vocation. Many happy days to you. __ at at to 5. Football Today. The Drexel Institute eleven, of Pliila Iphia, will be in this city today where at Front and Union streets they will try to vanquish the Wilmington High School team. The locals feel very sere over their first defeat and have been hard at work try ing to remedy all their bad faults and having succeeded in doing so they ex pect to give the visitors a good throw down. The line-up of both teams follow: DREXEL INSTITUTE. WILMINGTON H. S. ...left end.. .left tackle ..left guard. ...centre... right guard right tackle nght end. Torson (Cant) .... quarter hack.Grove* .left half back.Macklem right half back.Kyle ...full hack.' del oi it: at Simpson .Bevans Lawson .Lofaaa . .Dorsey Bishop. Potts... Fosh ... Coates.. Hilliard Brown Kates Stoll Schofield Whitner. Bailey .. Whitstl Warren to Play Newark. The management of the Warren Foot ball Club has made arrangements to' bring the strong A5tna eleven of Newark here on Saturday to play the locals. The Newark boys are all strong,huskey lads and as they have been practicing hard for two weeks under good coaches they expect to down the Warren. As this will be a good game a large crowd is expected. The following is the positions the men of both teams will hold down: NEWA rk. warren. Montgomery.left end.Traynor Hill.left tackle.Bailey Colman.left guard.Hayes Chalmers.centre.Green H. Hill...right guard.chambers j j w. Hill .quarterback.i\ Garrett j Lewis.left halfback.Prentiss * 1 i The visitors average 158 pounds, - j ner a 8 aln Jj 118 year., Although the sea f? n dl>e . 6n 1 e j ld u " l i* *' e ? t Saturday, the Beaneaters clinched their claims to the championship Tuesday by defeating the Washingtons. The Orioles are sure of second place, no matter what way the tide goes. Cincinnati cannot lose third place, nor can the Clevelands be pushed out of fourth place. The Chicagos are almost certain of fin ishing in their present position, fifth place. The Quakers and Giants may possibly change places. Joyce's men will have to win their five remaining games while the Phillies are winning four out of six from Brooklyn in order to tie for Sixth place. The rest of the clubs will finish as they now stand. Delaware and St. John to Meet. The Delaware College football team is working hard under tbe tutorship of St. John's team at the Union street grounds on Friday afternoon. The Delaware boys are in much better shape than when they played Swarth more, they having lined up only once against the scrub before that game. Last year St. John beat with great difficulty with a score of 12 to 4. This year .Delaware's team is much stronger while St. John's is about the same team that played last year. This promises to be the hardest and most interesting game of the season. Game called at 3.30. Positions ol'Ball Clubs. The Boston team is the pennant win Miss Flinn is the guest of Mrs. L. E. Barrett at Milford. Mr. and Mrs. John Hartmann have gone to Asheville, N. C. At Association Hall on Sunday after noon W. K. Crosby will make an ad dress on "Profit and Loss." Assistant Superintendent of Schools Mary C. I. Williams and Miss Clara Men denhall are attending Dr. Criimbatigh's lectures at the University of Pennsyl vania. The Delaware State Game Protective Association will hold its annual meeting on Friday morning at 10 o'clock at the Merritt House. William Scout,foreman of car inspectors of the P., W. A B. railroad, is spending his vacation of two weeks in Maine. The steamship St. Louis, from Phila delphia, passed down the river yester day. Company II, First Delaware Regiment, attended tne funeral of Corporal Whit nack, of the same company, at New Cas tle yesterday.