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PAUL STEELE PLANS STAR BONING CARD Returning this morning rrom /ortland, where he witnessed the bout last night at the Rose City-* AUbetlc club, between Joe Ben jamin of Tacoma and Billy Man cot, Northwest featherweight champion, Paul Steele, manager of the Tacoma School of Boxing, announced that he was prepar ing for a big boxing featival to be held ln Tacoma next month. Tho match was a good draw. The main event will be be tween Frank Farmer and Billy Weeks, and the second main •rent between Benjamin and Tex Varnon or Aberdeen. Steele has not completed all arrangements but Is practically sure ol the matches. Although Farmer has ■ some what gotten into bad repute us a result ol his recent appearance at Portland, friends or the big logger-boxer say that his tight with Weeks will be one of the greatest matches ol his career. Not only Is Frank anxious to re daam htmseir, they any, but Weeks is getting better so fast Eddie Pinkman Tells Why He Quit; Boxed lor Health, Now He's Well SEATTLE, Jan. 25.—"1 had to fight to live," said Eddie Pink awn, "and now 'that I've got heal th, the thing I vent into the ring lor, I'm quitting. There are no other prizes ln the game worth while." It is a peculiar swan song lor a battler to sing at the height of hla success. And the host of fans who were predicting great things tor Eddie have called him a fool. After three yearn of steady boxing, during which he went from amateur lightweight cham pion of the Northwest to a pro raasional knockout marvel at tbe ago of 21, Plnkman retires tin whipped and unscathed. In his 67 battles he haa stowed away 26 ol his opponents by the K. O. route. The few boys who have won draws with him have regarded themselves as lucky. They can't understand why Eddie, In the pink of his career, should want to quit. There's no future in the game," is his explanation. "Even tt you become a top notcher and Sake a lot of money, what is there in it? You become fight craiy; your mind Is a nightmare of boxing technique, and your interests are narrowed down to that, day and night. "when I started boxing three INTERNATIONAL CALLAHAN HAS GAME IS OFF SOME RECORD Old Man Winter has put a jinx; oa the scheduled annual interna tional soccer game to have been played tomorrow at Seattle be tween English and Scotch teams selected from members of the va rious Northwestern clubs. The Seattle field Is covered with snow and Ice. Although the players frequently play In mud and rain they object to trying their skill on frosen ground. COAL Ronton for the Range. Wingate for the Fur nace. Griffin Transfer Main 589 * i —■ i ■ ■- ■ ■—-I. l>i-f:lt<^**l;y»ll|T Steamers Tacoma and Indianapolis for Seattle i-aave Municipal Dock. Taco ma '11. %..%. no. a. ns.: ni 1:00, 1:00. 7 00 0:00 p. *_. Immvm Colmaa Pork. Reatliv S:M. 0.00. 11:00 a. m.; 1:01, 1:00. :00, t:O0, 0:10 p m Faateat and Placet Stearaere BIDS'* Far*. «0c; Round Trio. M_k RlShl Km* Tripe Dally. a. a. JOKBS **srat. nltloo Manlopal Dock. ML 04«l_ Jl_v Ten people who ha**_ been doctoring with- out reaiil'.a, ti y tho QN. TOW CHINF-SH m ItKMEDT CO. whoa* ■ CHINItI! h.rbt ■ barks an.l root li-mi.lii hin ■ achieved aome won- IV derful reaulla. For V thousand" ot yeart the CHINESK peopU _w have used these ma* r the most obstinate cases af Meed poison, asthma, rheums ttsM, chronic snd nervoue dlaor era, constipation and dleaases of (he skin, kidneys, bladder sad t-snach. TAT our reraedlos aad be ft will not cost yon one cent ts -MIL If out or town, drop as s letter and state rour diseases. m. raw ctunwuttt bkmbdv oa nftt raaorm a». nan* «__*»»»«tr****a iai ~r ■»> ' that a victory over him would be a big boost for the Kapowsiu boy. "I believe that this card should be one of tbe most popular ever arranged in Tacoma," said Steele today. "The two main events are either worthy ol adorning any smoker program ln the west. "This young Benjamin is a wonder. I think he had a shade over Mascot last night, l but the draw decision was lair | enough. Mascot had the crowd with him at the start and had an advantage in the llrst two rounds. Then Joe began using his stralght-tor-the-chin punches with terrltic effect and nearly swept the Portland boy off hla leet. The crowd went wild over Ben jamin. He had the third, tourth and rifth rounds. The two boys boxed like wild-cats. The last round, which was even, was so fast and exciting that it had every man ln the house standing up and cheering. I believe that Benja min is going to make a record for himseir in the leatherweight , claaa." EDIME IMNKMAN. years ago the doctor told me I had less than six months to live. I weighed 108 in my clothes, and weighed 138 stripped. "Health is the only worth while prlr.e In fighting." CHEHALIS, Jan. 2_.— Started last Beason with Portland; traded to Spokane; purchased by Cin cinnati; returned to Spokane; traded to Vancouver; married Mary Coleman, daughter of May or Coleman of Chehalis, immedi ately after season. That is some thing like the experiences of Pat Callahan, southpaw pitcher, last year. Callahan has now been sold to Oakland but is so pleased with married life that he may not go. $10,000 SAYS i HE CAN WIN ST. PAUL, Jan. 29—Declaring that he was not satisfied with the showing that he made in his re cent mstch with Packey McFar land, Mike Gibbons haa offered to I'et f 10,000 cash, that he can knock out Packey in 10 rounds. UNHEARD OF CHAMPS FRED FULTON, COMING CHAMP At Least. His Friends Call Him One Fred Fulton as he looks dressed up. Sketches of two events of his old career. (Thin is the fourth and last story of a serlea on the life of a poor farmer boy wlio started out to gain fame, waa a hobo, pollc-e --man, (riasterer, then fighter, and now Is looked upon as a contend er for the world's* i-liaiupionship. —spurt Editor.' BY FRED FI'LTON. About the biggest event in my career occurred in May, 1915, when Jess Willard, Just after winning the heavyweight cham pionship from Jack Johnson. came to Rochester, Minn., my home town, on a tour of the country, taking on all comers. it was the chance of my life to get into the ring with a champion and I took It. The theater Was packad that M'Crediels Trying Hard ' For a Winner PORTLAND, Jan. 2H.----Walter McCredle, manager of the Port land team, is spending all of his waking hours in busily dickering for players for his 1816 team. He is desperately endeavoring to line up a winning organization, besides selling to advantage aome of his old players. He has sold Pitcher George Kahler, and Outfielder Lober to Lincoln. His latest deal is the purchase of Howard (Cole) Cochran oft he St. Louis Ameri cans. LUTHERANS WIN GAME The Pacific Lutheran Aca demy's first team defeated the Stadium high school tblrd team last night in a lopsided basket ball game on the Stadium floor, score 21 to 11. The St ad in in seconds won from the second Lutherans, 11 to 9. The first line-up: Academy—O. Anderson, H. Storaaslt, S. Larson, F. Lee and T. Vebelstad. Stadium—Celliban, Gordon, Selby, Shields snd Murphy. THStfTAOOMA TIMES -**** night and I got a big hand wncn I stepped onto the stage. Ej.rv ln.tly knew me or had seen in*. .York as a plasterer. The fa«-t that I was in the ring with the champion did not hot her me. i had followedfWlllfcrd'H record und had the Uong all doped out. 1 knew he kail been beaten by Joe Cox and shaded by Tom Mc.Mahon. That* w-liere I got my Inspiration. I did not figure on meeting .less WUlanl, champion ot the worltL but Jem Willard, the fellow wild-lad been beaten by Cox and shadfcd hj M«> Mahon. I felt right that night and sailed into Willard. I «eat hltu to the floor in the sei-ond rtrand. It was a three-round nf&lr aad I guess Willard and TonwJonea, his PETRI'S iHiz^ IFFLE Joe Bonds says that Fred Ful ton backed out of a match with hlra after seeing him work. Ful ton says he knocked Jess Willard down in an open-to-all-comers af fair while the latter was appear ing on the stage shortly after he won the crown. Percy Houghton, new Boston owner, says basketball Is too rough for ball players. Wonder what he thinks of croquet and ping pong. Mike Gibbons doesn't like to stay up late at night. That ex- plains his one-round knockout of Young Ahearn. All of which, according to the usual claims of boxers, would justify Bonds ln saying that he ia a better man than Willard. It must be said, in credit of Bonds, that he hasn't made the crack— yet. By Ahem manager, were glad the third round was over. It has been denied that I floored Willard, but I have affl davits to show r turned the trick. That bout gave roe a heap of confidence and from that time on I told everybody 1 saw that 1 was Wizard's master. Mike Collins was at the ring side that night and he became my muuager Immediately. I hurried home Hint night, rushed Into my wife's arms and told her what I had done. Then we sat up most of the night planning what we would do when 1 won the world's cham pionship. A short time ago Willard aud I were signed lor a champion ship right ln New Orleans, but the bout was called off. I still think I will be the first to fight Willard for the title. I want to repeat that I am a small-town fellow and even after I am ohamplon I will not take to the white lights. The farm's the place for me. The Willard-Moran bout in New York was originally set for April 1, but the promoters, tak ing into consideration the sig nificance of the day, changed tho date. A wild duck flew into a back yard at 88th and Yakima yes terday and made a hungry meal off the grain and food that had been scattered about on ths snow. There were 50 other birds with him, of almost that many varie ties. Birds ln this country are not equipped for snowy weather. THEREFORE —do you shara to wards feeding them. Even if t±e golfers accept free transportation to the Pacific coast next summer, only the mil lionaires will be able to make the trip unless tips for porters are allowed on tbe expense accounts. "I.earh Cross trims Harvey," says a headline. Since Cross, be sides being a fighter, makes out bills for his work as a dentist, which way was Harvey trimmed? DECISION FOR BILLY WEEKS ELLENSBURG, Jan. 29.—8i11y Weeks of Vancouver, B. C, self syled middleweight champion of Canada, was given a decision over Charlie Egan of Everett, In a r> round match here last night. Egan practically quit In the fourth round when a left to the chin felled him. Through the rest of the fight Weeks merely toyed with him. The man whom Freddie Bogan has been touting ao strongly could have .been knocked out at any time during the remainder of the match had Weeks so desired. PANTAGES AM-- «OI*I,DINO AND GO. "IN MKJUOO." liri.O 11. KOCH * CO. "The <Url and the Gene," No. FIX X OTHER 810 ACTS. FULTON DEFEATS 'PORKY' NEW ORLEANS, Jan. 29. —In a hard lought 2. round battle here last night, Fred Fulton, who was recently matched up with Champion Jess Willard, was giv en a decision over "Porky" Flynn. Fulton put up an aggressive right and although Flynn made a cred itable showing, he was easily out classed. Fulton was knocked to his knees in the fourth and was sent down on his hands in the 12th. Flynn was helpless at several stages of the bout. Frank Moran and Jim CoHey challenged the winner. 'M'Ginnily Chose Tacoma as Soil Place to Light' The following sport Item wa*. received today from Brown Holmes, of Chicago, well known H|M>rtlng writer, who Is eastern corres]K>iid -I'ni for this page. Ho sets McOinnity's losses at Sli", --0(H), a figure not before known to Tacoma fans: CHICACK), Jan. _9. —Joe Mot-Unnity, the famous old "Iron Man" of the New York Giant*, lias fouiul that in some cases the Iwll player makers more money than the magnate. Mctilnntty claims that in tlie past three years he has loet 927.00U with Ids Taco ma, Wash., club. When McOlnnlt/ got the Tacoma club he thought he had plck ed a soft place for an old tliner to light. Bonds Could Not Lick Him SYRACUSE, N. V., Jan. 29.— Lou Bodle of Montana, one ot the biggest men who lias ever boxed aa exhibition ln New York, was knocked out in the fifth round of a tO-round match hsre last night with Jim. Coffey. It was an ex- I hlbltion match Intended to intro duce Hodte to Nsw York fight ffans. Kodie weighs 215 and CoHey 208. 'Masked Marvel' Was Kid McCoy NEW YORK, Jan. 29.—Kid McCoy, well known boxer, was tbe "Masked Marvel" who at tracted so much attention recent ly by appearing ln a boxing ring masked, and challenged all com ers. It developed today that Mc- Coy had done the stunt aa the re sult of a $500 bet that he could appear in a ring with a mask on his face and not be recognized. NOW HE GRINS TOO j A FELLOW ASKED ME A FUNNY QUESTION A WHILE fj AGO • HE WANTED TO KNOW IF THIS WAS AN AUTOMOBILE GRIN • I SAID "NO OLD MAN . I SMOKED PIEPMphTS LONG BEFORE. I EVER RODE IN A MOTOR N V^ CAR" Ah D | PASSED HIM .THE PACK , J V 1 *'*r?si_r''''«v_s.l **—-v_!7 -T_ar_ iJKV a ____v _^^ __%9mM ■ i -a_fc^v-*__J S/l X 'w.kßV^...-^ _r muk ____, 1 r_\ >S^***^ /'— "4\ ._mmy^^^ __r___w\\_\\ m I^\ 'V^«W''''^-—»'" ~ a\> \-*S 9SCsj*-r_s4^___wQ^^____Aem^_^MmZZ_\ S A 1 **>^^ 'v^lV 0 i a hWr X }_.}l—f^_m£^***r**-^m'^W_\ —_Zmm lot '<_i '^^^•**\_MB__-ar**_r_f-_[\ 111 il 118 1 *** \ * 111 —iTKrcrsßH^^^y 1 Oil *i. '^Q*M Hhl T^"ft»~W~*4~*T~T*M™l^S(fl Kelly to Try Hurdling Once More, Then Quit the Sport LOS ANGELES, Jan. 28. —■ Pred Kelly, Olympla hero and king of them all over the high sticks, is preparing for the most strenuous season of his career. He intends to go back to the Na tional A. A. U. championships at Newark ready to show the world that he can heat all coiners over the high hurdles. He wishes also to win the championship in the low hurdles as well. After that lie is- will ing to quit and settle down to his life work as a gentleman farmer. Yesterday's Late News TRAINS IX CRASH THE DALLES, Ore., Jan. 28. — One laborer was fatally Injured, five were seriously hurt and oth ers were bruißed ln a collision to day between a freight outfit train day between a freight und an outfit train near Celllo. The ac cident waß due to a blinding snowstorm. Eight outfit cars were crushed and caught ou fire. LABCR FOR PEACE BRISTOL, Eng., Jan. 28.—Reso lutions favoring a reduction in armament, and other measures to prevent future wars wtye adopted at the closing session of the lnbor convention here today. The del- egates overwhelmingly approved the entrance of laborites into the ooalition government. DISPATCH IMPORTANT LONDON, Jan. 28.— The fact that the Rome censor passed Cor respondent Woods' dispatch, in dicating the allies' decision to Saturday, Jan. 29,1916. I Itlli KELLY. "I want to take the Newark championships this summer,'* said Kelly. "I am going to train hard from now on until time to go. 1 am planning to sweep the hoard. Then I intend to throw my running shoes in the Atlan tic." Kelly is trniuing under Derm Cromwell at the University of Southern California. At tho sanio time-lie is finishing two or three* courses in soil chemistry and food analysis which have thus far slipped his attention. risk an Attßtrian occupation of the entire Adriatic seacoast to Avlona, caused astonishment here today. The dispatch is consider ed the most important froifl Home since the Balkan struggle began, because it contains the first intimation of the course Italy intends to pursue. CRI'ISEK BATTERED PETROCRAI), Jan. 28. — The Turkish cruiser Siiltanseliin readied Constantinople today with part of her superstructure* missing, 36 of the crew killed nnd so wounded after a recent en cngenient 1c the Bosphorus. hwiss apoi..m-:izi: BERLIN, Jan. 28--Swltr.erland today rormally apologized for the action or Swiss students in tear ing down the German flag at the* Lausanne consulate. Germany demanded further Investigation, nnd asked that the flag be hoisted again and protected.