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CORNHUSKERS CLEANING UP
AtUetid it rnirersitj of Sibraska
Baed on Purit.
COLLETS CASE 05LT AX ZTCrDZTT '
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Mao of tmai-nn 'Vbn ,nf
"trlrtlr V.I,Mn 1b.
nertniMoo.
"They're
Nebraska'
eleanlng in ii,ytini down
at
The t'iatl"n at tv-. ,;
brarka tg finroinv'v ,:.
meeting of th- !lc.-)i;it ,
setd upon the Crtrins ri,a-.
Bight. Mwnbfrs nfxrbit on
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: the
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m wunre thre to tt ?. '-st
waa not the only mBn who hid
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money t work for the Co-t:h--kr '"'n
the foot ball tea-n lat fall nn ,n,r
player who was paid fr , .-r. ir, T,l)9
Player, liown-r. like Collins, "va paid
no money for r'aylng with tl- "'rnhuk:-s
last Kton He eooM ,t e,. ,,
money tr he ra l a . w)
Collins. The it -..v.io.-i
rhajifd.
: cn'iid
- i has
Nebr-i
Alumni of Net,nsl;a have kio.vn for
5"ear" ,h"t Corr.huske- ath'etlcs wer not
any clwriPr than IS ,f an other wt
ern achooL They ha-e f't ir.il smt hare
bn certain-th.t Tr-.un mn r-plvd a
alary for d.jrn.n-; th- : t hall t g. Th-y
alao hava bn rpr;nf-i th it p n- -r at th
other achoola with which Nebraska haa
competed were paid f-r thfir aprvlrea." In
dned. players r,f a certain bi ; Mls.wurt
valley achool admitted to several Corn
huaker athletes that men on one of the
teama which defeated Nehraak.i rcently
were paid for playln?.
Ovtatdrra W ork fr r.ood.
The men who are artlve In cleaning up
Nebraaka athletics are outsMers and
alumni, who h:id hitherto a"Wid f.mt ba.I
atars to crep into the Pornhuxher sporti.
Ona of the men. who fur c-ra was a
leader In collrctinsf money f.,r Nebraska
Players, told the eligibility committee
Wednesday night that not a single plaver
In 1W9 and 1910 received a cent for his
l-rlce. If any pern In Lincoln knows
whether foot ball men received compensa
tton from outsiders, he la that person.
It waa tn the years following the famous
(am with Minnesota at Lincoln that the
paylna; of athletes waa given Its greatest
lmpetua. The year that Minnesota Jour
neyed to Lincoln this state was foot ball
mad. Nebraska, a.l said, must have a good
team, and it did. Players took money.
Players at other schools accepted the Cain.
It was regarded by them as proper.
Until 1M money was gathered among
outsiders at Lincoln for players on the
Nebraska eleven. In rH Kannaa broke off
relatlona with the Cornhi:skers because the
Lawrence mentors declared Johnny Bender
had played summer bae ball, and was
therefore a professional. Among the men
who competed agalnnt Nebraska in that
Came which Bender won at Lawrence were
players weartnc the Kansas colors, who
had no more right to play than Bender
had.
Players at nearly all the schools had
accepted money. Down at Nebraska now
you will be told that Johnny Bender was
paid cash for his services. Money was
raised among outsiders to support the
Cornhasker foot ball eleven. Just as other
cnoola raised cash to keep their stars In
achoaU
Cleawlaar C at Laat.
In 1S0 the men who had been furnishing
coin for Corn husk era resolved that they
were in a bad business and decided to quit
uch tactics. They would stand for clean
athletics and sea what would, come. Such
they aid Tor "one " or t wo ' seasons. Then
Colllna and others cams Into the university.
They needed money with which to go
through school. They were given money.
When tie season of Um opened not a
man on the Cbrnhuaker team was paid for
his set Ices. The same was true last y ear.
Two men were on the team who had re
ceived money hi 1H07, and were, therefore.
Ineligible for lntercollr-glate competition.
Not a member of the Cornhusker athletic
board knew this statement to be true.
Probably none had a suspicion. If they
had. there surely would have followed an
Investigation,
One of the members of the body was
astounded at the revelations In the Collins
c"- He wanted to know whether any
money had been paid during the last two
years, or since he had gone on tha board
as a faculty member. When told there hsd
not been any, ha exclaimed. "I am glad
of that." and hla whole face lighted up
with an expression of satisfaction.
The wtUlngnesa with which the men.
who had paid Colllna money, told about
the collections and the disbursements of
cash to Cornhuakera, showed clearly that
they felt better because of the new con-
dltlona They believe in college athletics
are cjean clear through, and welcome
the coming of the time when Nebraska
can look around at her Bister schools and
say. "My skirts are clean, are yours"
Nebraska new has a clean system. Its
example and v Influence ought to be of
service In the mstter of cleaning un the
athletics of the Missouri Valley conference
schools, and thua set the college sports of
this section above suspicion.
EXPERTS DISAGREE ON
BREATHING IN RUNNING1'1
Aulrallaa Manner Sara that
rvaia Ultra U Eaara
tUL to
NT7W YORK. May ISNorman Cog. the
Australian expert, does not acres with
Champion Panu is in a statement recently
published and attributed to the latter re
garding the adviMabilliy of bi.athing only
at every third or fourih stroke .n rai ing
109 yards. Cox mainta'ns that it Is not
possible for an athlete to .-.how his best
work unless proper oxygenation of the
Wood takes place, and he sa,s this is Im
possible when breathing lnfre.ijer.tly. He
expresses doubt of the ihauiipion ever
having made the statement in question,
as he has known him to breath at every
stroke in a race at the d.:ance.
BALLOON EACES 5EXT MONTH
first lateraatlaaal Affair la History
of Aeraaaallesf
NORTH AL'AMS. iiaa . jlay 27 The
first Intercollegiate U.i..on race In the
history of aeronautics ...11 )) held at
North Adams on Saturday. Jui;e X Three
colleges, Unlwrslty of Pennsylvania Wil
liams and Dartmouth, have a. ready for
warded their entries, waile several other
axe expected to compete. A silver cup.
given by Cl;fford Elack and Howard
Scholle. two New York alumni of Williams
col!ei(. will be .fTered for the balloon
covering the longest distance, while a sec
ond cup wiil be given fur to longest time
In the air. In addition fle other cups are
oivn for compel. lion through the courtesy
of the Aero cub of New England.
M.Ba alik a Haaor,
wounded with a gun or pierced by a rusty
nail, bucklen'a Arnica ' Salve heals the
trouble. .Guaranteed. 2c For sale by
lieaton Drug Co.
Bh Want am do tiis b.,-,nTTt t. SOu.
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P.IFLB TT.A M OF THE I"WA CITT HV.H SCHOOL. WHIi'H HA WON THE JOHN JArOR AsTC R CUP. EMBLEM T1C
OS" THE CH.VMPHN.-H1P OF THE UNITED STATED FOR HIGH SCHOOL RIFLE TEAili
IOWA CITT. Ia.. May r.-Speclal.) The
rif e nam of the Iowa City H.irh school
has i in hid the John .la. oh A.-'-r ..;:-!;-with
a score of 9ul against a field of over
sixty other high s hoois and military acad- ;
emies. News to this effect was received
this week by the hnh si hoil authorities
here from the secreiarv of the National
Association for the iTomotion of Rifle
Shotting, which has been organized and
developed under the direction of the United
States War department.
The Iowa City High school's team was
organized in March of this year, and In
some of Its first interscholastlc matches
proved itself to be an organization of no
mean strength as far as markmanship was
concerned. In the first series of shoots
TO SOD UNIVERSITY GRIDIRON
Carpet of Grass Will Be Spread for
Cornhaskers.
THOUSANDS FOE BETTERMENTS
Atkletle Board Has Plans for peati
lag; Last Seaaoa'a Profits to Iaa
prove Coadltloaa tor Cel
leare Sports.
LINCOLN. May IT.-fSpecial.) When the
foot ball season opens nef fall at the
University of Nebraska rooters will find
that the game will be placed under greatly
changed field conditions. Plana are now
under way with the members of the ath
letic board for the sodding of the gridiron
and for the construction of a permanent
stand on the north to take the place of
the stands which were temporarily con
structed on that aide of the new field.
In all several thousand dollars will be
spent by the athletic board In preparing a
suitable field for the foot ball games. The
board let the contract for the sodding of
the field at the meeting Wednesday night
to 8. F. Tu Bots. who will begin work as
M-n as the students leave for the summer
vacation. The work of sodding the field
will cost about pv0 and has been under
consideration for several months, but lack
of funds has tied the athletic board's har.ds
until now, although a total of several
thousand dollars was realized from the
foot ball season.
A much larger space than the regular
gridiron will be sodiled An area nearly
OiO yards long and 100 yards wide, and in
cluding all of the space on the field, will
be carpeted with grass. Nearly all of the
other colleges have had sedded fields for
practice, thua eliminatint injuries, but the
Cornhuskers have never had one.
A man was hired by the athletic board
to work thmuirhcut the summer in mowing
the grass and In fainting. The f.nres and
I tUkniia wl,, rain,ed and by fall the fi
w1l, pre.ent an entirely changed appe,
Id
present an entirely changed appear
ance.
To Balld Per asa Beat
taa.
I The old beard recommended to the mem
bers of the recently elected board that a
permanent stand be constructed on tiie
north side of the field in the place of the
' cpen stands now there. It is planned to
' n uke the stand similar to those which are
teing constructed at the state fair grounds
in fact, the same set cf plans are to be
I used in the work. The stand will be so
situated that the board can add to It as It
ief ires.
The mnnev for the stands will have to
te borrowed as the treasury is now drained
from the payment of the outst.-inains m
.i. i .i. . to T F Miller and John Mc-
T'onaJif" for the purchase of the northeast
half of toe athlet e field. The board has
j been ravins "t approximately i.' a
; for int. rest and taxes on the loan, but since
this ha.- been taken up it was felt that al-
ditlor.al steps could be taken to improve
! the f eld.
Th heard reorganized for the coming
' year, electing Prof. Cn.ve E. Barber presl
! dent, to succeed I'ean C. R- Richards,
j Prof. Barber lias twen 1 member of thi
' tnard for the Uist two years and has taken
an active interist in
Frank was elected vice president. Tl e re
mainder of the officers were not ch sen.
Anoiher meeting will probably be he'd
before the clo-e of the sc uiol y.ar. when
a track captain ill be chosen.
At the close cf the school y:-ar Nebras
ka s chancer for a wtnn ng f't bail t-am
were never Inter. There Is almost a com
plete team of veterans, including the pow
erful Shor.ka as captain at tackle and the
w underfill back feld man. Owen Fran
Horcurer. Harmon. Cha iner. Lofitren.
Warner. Ernie Frank and Gibson will fJ
back. In addition there are some likely
recruits from last year's freshmen, notab y
purdv and Fot;r. The plans for the (i t
ball men for the summer have not been
announced, a
Trooolo la Ik (Hues Eight.
OTTAWA. May ST. Thrre la trouble in
the Henley eight of the Ottawa Rowing
club. Martin Kilt, one of the star oars
men, refuses to row with the crew or go to
Heniey. The cause of the troub.e Is that
Kilt Is un.tbi to obtain a two months'
leave of absence on pay from the National
Transcont mental Railway commission.
bar he is employed. Kilt will be allowed
to take the vacation, but will not be paid
for-the time he is away. If he Is to row,
kill believes bi iw.ary should be ld-
Champion Schoolboy Marksmen
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Iowa City compared as follows with dther
teams of this leag le:
Iowa, r-tv 3' J Culver Milrar-.. 9 -o
Kvi i-';t" s.n;p. n v : '-e.. vss
ivwa City l.'.i Harvard M r. y.l.Tj
Iowa i'i;y Mi Wtrn hitn. Oef'tJ
I luwa City.. Defaulted a.-h s 'n. D. C. M
Paul Spencer, the Iowa City lad who waa
drowned on May 17. held the highest aver-
age on the team
""" raiiKru se. ono
and E-rna fallowed him.
The highest score
was made by the team in its competition
for the John Jacob Aai.jr cup and the
champ. onshlp of the United S'.ates. The
detailed scoring of this match follows:
Burns 11)3 M-innoff 1S9
Newberg 1M brooks 17
VuKt lJi
Total i&L
This score raised the record established
GOPHERS AWAIT ATHLETES
lUadj to Entertain Conference Track
and Field Men Saturday.
LOOK FOE SHATTERED EECOEDSJ
Three Mea to Be Preneat Who Talak
. They Caa Set "Blsj Klisht"
Mark and, Peraapa, World's
Reeord.
Minnesota will be host to the guests of
the eleventh annual conference track meet
on Northrop fie'd. Friday and Saturday of
this week. The conference is composed of
eight middle west universities and has in
vited ten others to enter teams In the an
nual games. The events will be those cus
tomary on the track and In the field.
Track and field games are the oldest of
all sports and are Indulged In by every
civilized country. They are the only form
of athletics which have the same standards
the world over and in which local records
can be accurately compared. Once every
four years the Olympic games are held,
usually In some European country, and
to these games are sent the finest athletes
that the Individual countries can develop.
Olraspie of the West.
The conference meet, now held annually.
Is the Olympic of the west. No other
gathering of athletes is comparable to it.
either for numbers or ability. Many of
the men who will be seen in action cn
Northrop field the last two days of this
week are of Olympic caliber and are al
ready training for the Olympic to be held
in 1912. The men coming to Minnesota
are the pick of the west. They have been
selected after a competition sometimes ex
tending over several years snd come to
Minneapolis because they can run Just a
little faster than anyone else, or can Jump
a little higher or farther, or can htave
standard weights a few feet farther.
Of the men who will compete on
Northrop Geld on Friday and Saturday
afternoon, three are coming to Minnesota,
with the stated intention of breaking con
ference records and one hopes to set a new
world's record. In addition to these in
dividual stars, the Chicago relay team has
stated that It .Intends to try for a new con
ference rrlay record and. If pot-s ble, to set
a new mark for the world.
Baker Star Dlataare Mao.
Baker, star distance man of Oberlln col
lege at Oherlin. O., broke the conference
record for the mile last year with an
easy finish. He writes that he has ben
training hard during the last year and is j
confident that he can set a new confer-
er.ee record for the mile which will he '
several seconds fatter. If the track and i
weather conditions are favorable, he says 1
that he hopes to set a new world's ncoid '
Corsets for the
Troussjaux
No article of the trous
seaux (even the wetl.lin
,rowii itself) is more im
portant than corsets for
on tLe eorsot ltjnds the
effect of the outer jrar
meuts consequently the
joie and comfort of the
wearer.
Vv'e make a snecialtv of
Trousseaux and have fit
ted many brides with a
half dozen corsets (Artist
Models) to their entire
satisfaction.
Artist Model Corsets are
not expensive. We have
them from $2.;) on up to
$").0 and no woman
who cares what she wears
how she looks can
scarcely afford to be with
out one.
Ida C. Stockwell
Faoas) Douflas 47os
303 South I7ta Street
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last year by DeWltt. Clinton High school
of New York City, which was 941. Sixty
hoys of the Iowa City Irish s h'ol are he
.ng iiiktructtd in the art of markmansh'.p.
Their cum h .s C. E. Wlillan.a of Iowa
C.ty. a member of the cham otolith id team
, of t;nlver.v of tOWa and holder of the
, retord 8C0re , 0ff.hand gallery 9hootjng !
ln the United States a nn.aihl. liu ta. t.n
i shots, lie was a nunil of rnt..i Mnn.
C. Mumma. commandant of the university a
regiment here and a ma. ksman of Inter
national reputation.
Those in the picture are reading from
left to right: Top row: Swisher. Munkoff.
Vugt, Kubicliek. Brooks. Hurley. Lower
row: Burns. Barianger. Williams (coach).
Newberg, Spencer (deceased.)
.n the mile. Faker's present record which
.s that for the conference is 4.20S for the
mi.e, while the world's record is 4.12V
Ira Davenport is perhaps the best known
track man that Chicago has turned out
in several years. At the last conference
he lowered the records for the quarter
and half-mile runs. Davenport will con
fine his attention to the half mile Satur
day in the hope of breaking his own record
and setting a mark which will not be low
ered in at least a generation. Davenport's
record in the half is i:56. An unknown
runner from the University of Missouri
has announced that he will go after tha
record set by Davenport In the quarter
mile last year.
Teams will start arriving in Mineapoils
Thursday. The University of California
team has a cross-continent Journey and
will probably be the first to arrive. In or
der that the men may have a little rest,
oetore the first trials. The team will come
via San Francisco and Kansas City. Other
teams will arrive up to Friday noon, as
the first preliminary trials are scheduled
for Friday afternoon.
of
Hayden Bros. As Saturday was a Red Letter day with
us, and many people took advantage of this exceptional
opportunity and secured for their home a beautiful pi
ano at prices that have heretofore been unknown to the
piano buying public, we are
for one more week.
can secure for your home an absolutely new and fully guaranteed piano.
Read the following list of well known and popular instruments that
will be included in this great sale
AVhat Son. rosewod case. .$40.00
Kimball, ebony cae 50.00
Arion, roewood ca.-e G0.00
SehmoMer & Mueller, walnut, $90.00
S-honinffer, mahogany $98.00
Stultz & Bauer, mahogany $125.00
Schaeffer, walnut, ued. . $125.00
Stanley & Sons, walnut $125.00
Cable, mahogany .
Krakauer, walnut
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Stae Tasaas; steeeTs Sanapartlla.
Mrs A. H-rk!ns. ::: K'at RaaU St.
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as 1 rnel "-at i (Tnod med'eme
Hood's nrssi a rl i 1 1 s When t rtr.
came m I w. thcr- lelily et a.it
and oriliiied t t ike ir.v hfMi. I thcnahi
I wouM rter die -an he sn tired. I
began t.ik:ng H o.t ,rs.iparllia. and
before l"ic a per'ertly elL Plnce
than. tir:-u la never -orre without
my ha. :ng h wi s Sarsnrar'Ha."
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Altura Acres
Our fruit and garden tracts ad-j
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the bankrupt stock of 257 pianos
Do not miss
to investigate and satisfy
greatest bargain sale of
in Omaha. Just think
Voh? & Sons $135.00
Bradford, mahogany ...$135.00
Kranich & Bach $265.00
Shaw, new $15S.OO
1 new Sample Mahozany $168.00
Weber, walnut S190.00
Knabe $200.00
Webr. walnut $225.00
Chickerinir & Sin, used, $225.00
Mission, sample $235.00
$125.00
$135.00
rf J-Jfe jaS$er
; !Why a Business Man i ook
the Weal Cure
Interesting Story Told at a Recent Banquet Behind
Down-Tarned Glasses
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h.id lont -tini-e
ni'ni:ii.- pirtrKe-i I i:t
r rnj t:'.nut::i
ex.-e ;s e drink.
"here . isn 1 .1 ! :i:
(i.rin-'r Than ti. iTe
fllMrl."il k ' t 1 T 1 il '
es; i.e. Im -rs k. i e v.
man nt th.it
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responsibie
f -r a t ry w rui wh;l re'ei'-n to e e:
n an and w. man whose dr-Piim h.idt is
giving frie..,is yrave 'r..
"No more ll'j ior for me." said the man
behind the empty siasses. "I'm NEAL
cured of that dangerous habit ana ain
done with it."
Then with Intense earnestness he gave
this recital of an experience which he
counts u priceless:
Months aro." he said. "I made up my
min.i tl.at I ought to quit drinking. I
'-eaiize-! t at I wa.s no lonaer n. aster of
my appetite, hut that l.o.ior w is housing
nie. 1 had heard lor. .. oout the NEAl.
treatment, hut I didn't heheve it ccotl.l do
me .iny jrood. I wrt out to the NEAL
I ti st tute. however, and i ns is what I told
1 1 . e m
"In the past five years I've seen men
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Prices are right
and our work
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1106 Dodge Street
Omaha
Douglas 2208 AxUm A-1883
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going to continue this sale
this chance
yourself that this is the
pianos ever inaugurated
of this for $150 you
1 Player
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lul 'Irnikir until the finish,
mi lei-'v lore for. I thought
- :u iiii'ttcratinn, ani dti so
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. e l'i'er .-t l;ie. ' 1 i. Jusl
i'!f I 'lo ii -t h' eve that there
r n:e 1 .il l not realize un
' far H'Uie I re;it!v aiii.
:eiie'l .i"il loel as much hs
fi nie t ecnuse of my
dr!nK!PS. Mv trien.is are fast -tesertinif
me Mi husiness .s tfoing to pieces My
assoii.ite i.-e thinking of .'.roppinr cie.
I am , ere to take vour treatment. If that
fails, men It is all vr with me.'
"The doctors explalne.1 the NXAt,
Treiuiiient to me and I stayed. On the
four'h day I left n " K 1. Insttt ne
happy and weil. Wiv 'hose three days
were the most profit. iMe I h.nve lived in
; years! Think of It. man, from a slave of
1 drink to a free man '.n three days! I
guess you'll understand wlw the glasses
are down and you can bet they'll always
stav down'"
Welcomed h.-u-k by old friends and as
sociates, h .s business on. e more on a
solid foundation, his no-e restored, thi
man is ei 'nvr all who need help that the
NEAL WAV ,T"1 the drtnU habit without
the tortures sufferei lv iltoee W'ho try
to stop of their own accord.
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