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Tin: T5KE: OMAHA. SATURDAY. NOVEMBER IS, 1911.
Delegates to the Convention of the Nebraska League of Municipalities
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nEI'KESENTATlVES OF THIItTT-FIVB NEBRASKA TOWNS WHO HAVE BEEN STUDYING MUNICIPAL. PROBLEMS HEIIE TIII3 WEEK IN CONVENTION.
rhoto: Ilebard Showers, Omnlia Des Moines, Lincoln
NEBRASKA MEN CONFIDENT
Practice t Kautat City Shows Team
in Good Condition.
OPEN ATTACK STARTS GAME
tVarnrr 111 Htmrt mt (tanr.rr,
Klltolt at ( tnlrr Mich lloprd
fur trmm tiebaa'a Boot
ta Offart lHflanrr.
KANSAS C'ITT, Mo.. Nor. 17. (Ptwdal
Telrgrani.) Tha Nrbrutka foot ball team
In ronCich'iit ui wlnnlnf from KanNa at
Lawrrnoo tomorrow, but nothing Ilka the
ferllnK-ot'aurenena that waa avldrnt at
Amo borora tha battle wKh the Aft;.a,
Is notlcabta sher . tonight, where the
Cornhutken will be quartered Until morn
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Coach Ftlelim will not ay whether he
exct a rtory or not. The'tnen. them
ielveg. dpclare they will win, but they
also ai t they will have to Illit bard
to do no.
Snppoitera of the Kanrae eteven are
fura that tha, Cornhunkora will find the
Jayhawkere better prrpnred for thin bat
tle than fey any prevlgua conluut of the
Mnce the dVfeat at the henna ot Okla
homa I nut week, the Kannae roa'hea Iwtve
tolled inon veral Krada to aid In form
Inu a niaeliliia fur till struggle wltli Ne
brniika. and tho riult ol thla wrk ha
bt-en to Inake (He Jnyhawkere fully r0
er cent more lowerful thuu they weie
Heavier tlai'k Field.
Coach M It hin hue decided thut baxk
field has beeu too IlKht In tha lat aamea
and ho will endeavor ta make II heavier
and tptronirer through tha playing of
l'urdy at right half, furdy liaa been ata
tloud at (ullhaolc before, . Ulfaaon win
go In at full and Oweo anh wUI Hay
Wainer wilt etart tl.e gama at quarter,
lailolt will ba played at center. Horn
lierger will not etart the gum.
With Olbnun In the lineup the Ncbrunka
coach flguree that tha Kanaua teuin will
Iiuva pa advantage in tha blukln -depart,
inent of tlie game. leluy, the fanioua
punter of the Iiwrence eleven, I ma beer,
doing wonderful boot work this week,
but it U believed Ulbaon will be 11
equal. The Nebruuka fullbnek haa been
hooting tha bull for fifty and eljtty
yarda on many of the trial.
In addition to Olbson tha coach will
ue tHo lioot 'of Owen Frank, who' alxo
la dollar more accurate and greater dis
tance kicking thun ft, uny other time this
Will I'lay nen Hall,
With theoe two kickers Nebraska will
ba able to resort to tha loose ball and
open atlark game.
It will be the aim of the Cornhusker
coach to have his players get tha jump
on tho Kansas eleven and score early.
To this end every play of the open style
xarlety will be used at tha start and ii.n
In cane a comfortable lead la eMtttbllshed
tne cover will be put on the trloka. which
will be reserved for Michigan. The
Wolverines have scout a at the game
and the Coi nhuiskers ' will try to cover
Have the call (or cold
weather. Yoa can wear the
collar up or down, bat
this dees not make the
coat high priced be con
verted and tryoie of our
$30, $25, $20, $15
thHr beet deceptions, though using thm
If it Is ne eary, lo order to win the
Missouri valloy ctuuiiploiiihln, which l
conceded to He on i the game with the
All the Corn hu"nk era are In tiptop shape;
tliey are feeling better than they were
when tlio meeting Willi Ames took place.
Their mental condition la different from
what It was on that day and they have
fears which will cause them to play for
all they have In them. Their light sig
nal drill this arternoon surpassed that
which was held before either the Minne
sota or Ames games. Tba men went
through their practice with a dash and
a precision that encouraged thoce who
Bete at Ktfs Money.
All betting here Is In favor of the Corn
hiwkers, though no odds can, be ob
tained. At I.wrence bets are being
booked at even money that Nebraska
docs not win by twelve points. Ilets
also are recorded at even money that
Kansas ncoretg This afternoon tha Ne
braska eleven sent flowers to Tommy
Johnson, famous foot ball hero of Kan
sas Inst yeur and the two previous sea
Dons. Johnson Is at the door of death at
Ilcll Memorial houiiltal and all hope of
his recovery haa been given up. Last
year Johnson played against Nebranka,
and the year before he defeated tho Corn
huskers through a sensational run In the
clonlug minutes of the gsuie.
KANSAS rUVKR ALf. UK All V
lleanlars In Ilest (eadlllaa, with
LAWRENCE. Kan.. Nov. IT. With the
Kansas foot ball team playing the strong
est game It haa exalblted thla season.
Coach Blierwlu. today gave bis men a rent
front hard pcrtmmagfl. They Indulged only.
In light signal practice. ' ''i
When tha KaiUant i;ti up against the
heavy Nebraska, machine tomorrow there
will be no causa for offering xciia. The
tears Is fit. 'All of the regulars will be
In the lineup and two or three good sub
stitutes will be held hi reserve for evory
The Nebrawka squad of twenty-two
members Is Bpendlng the night In Kan
sas City. Tha players' wll larrlve here
tomorrow. A light practice was held
by the tea mtoday, Tlacely Is not with
the squad. Owen Krank, a star halfback,
will ba In tha game; having regained his
old time form. Fared most by the Ne
braskans Is tho toe of Delaney of Kan
sun. Thi'to hundred Nebraska follower
will arrive her for tho game tomorrow,
It la said.
Cay a Society Brand
SUiT or OVERCOAT
and save $5 or $10
on a garment
EXPERT CLOTHES FITTERS
107 S. 16th Street
GRAND ISLANDTIES KEARNEY
Two Fait High School Teams Play
KEAWTEY IN DANGER ONCE
Grand Island Marching to Goal
Mae with Hag-Id Stride,
bat Farablea lev tha
KEARNEY, Neb., Not. 17.-(6peclal
Telegram.) Ia the fastert high school
foot ball game played on the local field
In years. Oram5 Island High school suc
ceeded In holding tha eKarney High
school to a tie si-ore, to 0.
Grand Inland kicked off to Kearney, and
Wallace of Kearney, carried the ball to
the forty-yard line. Urand Island hold
and Kearney was forced to kick. Wal
lace punted the ball sixty-five yards, the
longest punt seen on tha local fiekt. Dur
ing the second and third quarters, the
teenu see-sawed back and forth acrous
the field, neither seeming to have any
advantage. Kearney's goal was In danger
of a touchdown only onre, while the
Kearney boys succeeded In getting tho
ball Inside Urand Island's ten-yard line
Cosh of Grand Island, who scored a
drop . oil Kearney when they played
at Urand Inland, tried five drop-kicks,
but four of them were blocked and one
went wide. Wsllace of Kearney tried
four plaee-kluka. two of which were
blocked, and the other two went wild.
In the last quarter of tha gnma, 0and
Island was entirely on the' defensive, be
ing forced to ppnt In order to nave their
geal severtl jtrme,f thla quarter. Kear
nf soireededjrl $laklni( gulni through
Grand line rroctor of Kearney
carrying .tha frail tttoeo aud twenty yards
on line smashes, and funitlca alone saved
Urand lalund, ' ;..
The Grttud . I.iLb'1 - team was accom
panied br a boot forty rooters and the
rooting on both sides was extremely splr
Uod. Individual plays were lacking, both
teama playing a con.ilsteut game. Many
punla war exchanged, with honor a about
even. "er forward passes were worked,
each team, however, succeeded in making
a few spectacular passes.
KEARNEY. GRAND ISLAND.
Iowa City Packed
With Rooters for
Ames and Varsity
IOWA CITT. .Ia,. Nov. 17.-(SpeclaU-With
every hotel crowded, with frater
nity houses packed from cellar to garret
and eyery available accommodation taken,
while mere alumni, Ames supporters and
visitors come on every train, Iowa City
ta tonight awatUng what promises to be
the greutsst battle of. tha year In, the
state. Tonights mass weeing faw the
spirit and euthuxlusm of tliel Iowa student
body aroused, to the highest pitch ever
rcuched. Over S.OUt) rooters crowded the
big auditorium to Its capacity and ninny
crowded into the halts, where they could
heur only the sound of the yells and
1'or the first time In the blntory of
contests here the ticket scalping evil hna
made Its appearance. Speculators have
got hold of several blocks of the bt
seats and are holding them for double
prices, with every Indication of belnir
able to get thorn when the rush comes In
Saturday morning. Without doubt the
srtet crowd ever on low a field wJl
puis through the gates tomorrow.
The Iowa team put In Its laat practice
hht afternoon, and this conxiated merely
of light signal work. No ecrtmmuge has
been attempted since Tueeday evening,
Haw ley fearing injuries to hU meu on the
frozen ground. The work this evening
wus merely limbering-up eierclte, and
tho men were taken for a short trip up
the river us a means of getting them
away from the excitement in town. They
were not allowed to- attend the mass
meeting tonight for the sums reason.
The Iowa team wilt line up exactly as
It did at Purdue. Curry, the daohlng
httlo quarter, may be sent In lata In the
game, us ho l vory anxious to play and
can be depended upon to cut a few cir
cles around the Ames ends as long as ho
lasts. With him In the game Iowa stu
dents would offer odds on the chauoes of
the team, but without him they are afraid
that the Aggie defenae will be too strong.
O'lirl.n's toe Is the chief reliance here
for store, and "Fat" has been dolnj
nobly this week In pracMoe. He, with
Alexander and Murphy, will be playing
the third year against Ames, aud till
three are anxious to make it an Unhrokuu
string of victories.
Al Fischer, the beet yell-master aver
at Iowa, Is expected to arrive from Syra
cuse, N. V, tomorrow to lead th Iowa
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"Beat Nebraska," is
Slogan at Lawrence
rA WRENCE. Kan.. Nor. 17. "Beat Ne
braska, even U It costs the gains with
That is the word that has tone out to
the members of the Kansas university
t't ball squad If every man has to he
cairiad ofC tha field In tomorrow's game
there will be no stop lit the Kansans"
camp in their effort to impress upon the
northernera the fact that they are not
playing with a "amill college" team, an
Idea which seems to have been gathered
by the Nebraskans since Minnesota and
Michigan liuvo been placed ci their
It la known that Nebraska Is coming
for the game keyed up to the limit aud
will put foitU the best that is In the
team lit the battle which U to decide tha
Missouri valley championship.
From Nebraska's past record It would
seem trial tho team is at least four
touchdowns better than Kansas, but it
must be remembered that it ia never the
same eleven that represents Kansas
ugulr.st Nebraska which plays In the
other games on the schedule.
Loses Fast Game
GRAND 1SUAND. Neb.. Nov. 17.-t.Spa.
clel Telegram.) Kearney Military acad
emy lott ta the Grand Island Uus.noas
college today by the score of to S. It
was a clean game throughout and the
weather was Ideal. The first scora wj
made hy Keemcy on a drop kick, from
the Held. AruiBtrung, for the business
college, soon followed with a drop kick
nutting three for the locals. Drumiii car
ried the ball over the Academy line lor
five points and Burrltt added another
point by kicking goal.
The lineup. '
GR. J8L.AND. KEARNEY M. A,
HIGH SCHOOL GRIDIRON
CONTEST IS POSTPONED
Stormy weather has caused postpone
ment of the Council liluffs-Omaha High
school KSrne widen was scheduled to b
played tomorrow afternoon. The game
aill be played ua Saturday, November XJ.
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SUNSHINE SOCIETY IS
COLLECTING OLD GARMENTS
The Omaha women wtio are Intereated
In the work of the Nebraska Sunshine
society arc leaving garments, food aad
other donatlous for phut-lna of the stale
at the Towtisend Gun company store
where they w:il be collected TueMey and
sent to Mrs. Anjui, Moure at Maxwell,
Neb., president ef the society. ilr.
Moore was recently In Dinah at the
E3 C3 C3
Will De a Lively Day at
LHlayden's Hig QlothEng epaBSmen4
There's ample time to "Fix up" for Thanksgiving daybut none too soon if you want the cream of the propo
sition we have to offer tomorrow. . - ,
f every man interested in'ready-to-wear elothes 'actually knew of the surpassing values to bo found here, we
would be doing all the clothing business of this good city, and we're doing a lot of it as it is.
Here's the proposition: "NVe'vo just secured from
Hart, Schaffner Q. Twlarx
four hundred suits and as many Overeouts.
kind we place on sale tomorrow at
The twenty-five dollar
Tlie season's latest creations English sacks, shapemakers' sacks,
and standard sacks the new Scotches, in brown, kingfisher blue, tho
Heather Bell Trios and fancy worsteds.
Overcoats models are raglan, full box, great coats,' single or dou
ble breasted, belted or without, 4(7, 48 and 5U inches long. "Duplex"
convertible collars, full lined and fancy back fabrics rainproofed.
You never saw a more complete- assortment of the new shadings iu
plain and tlio new "ruff cloths assembled for your choosing many
of them exclusive and the conservative black, brown and oxford ker
seys somo of them silk lined throughout. To offer no better than is
to lie had elsewhere would not entitle us to your preference but our
elothes have stood tho test in every essential in fit, fabric and style
they excel. In other words, they have "made good" and iu these
days of hustlfhg competition whether -applied to man or merchandise,
both must "make good" or make way.
The man or young man, w ith less than $20.00 to spend better look
into tho merits of tho llayden "Wonder" clothes at $14.50 suits and
overcoats everything that's new. If you take tho time for our sales
man to slow you through this wonderful line you'll not be disap
pointed. Every llayden ""Wonder" suit or overcoat' that leaves our
6tore makes a life-long, customer. They're hand tailored and the price
$14.50. Why pay $18.00.'
Seo that tho boy is provided for our boys' clothing proposition is
equally-good as our men's. Saturday on the second floor we offer all
wool two-pant boys' suits at $3.93, worth $6.00. Boys' fine warm,
comfortable overcoats at $3.95, worth $6.00, ages 6 to 17.
AVe offer 200 boys' Knicker suits in our domestic room Saturday
at $1.93, worth $3.50 all sizes.
Hay den llTOilheirs
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WATCHES FOOT BALL CLOSELY
Nanal Assocution Will Send Cut
. Oaestionaaire Before Mcetin;.
SECUEE EDTjCAtlONAI, EESTJLTS
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At Animal Mevtlun; rrouraiu Will
luclaire Allreaswa by tiencral
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NEW YORK. Nov. 17.-Requestlng that
the members of the organixation give care
ful consideration to foot ball develop
ments this fall. Captain Vulmer B. Pierce,
president of tho National Collegiate
Athletlo association, announces that thut
body ,wlll send out a questlnniisire be
fore the anuul niecUng. scncouled for
December 3S, at tlie Hotel Aslor, In re
gard t. the game, aud aeKs that all
Interested will oo-upevate In making such
action of value.
Among oilier, things Captain Tierce
touches upon In his communication are
noticed of the following;
"It la a pleasure again to state that
tha National Collegiate Athletlo asso
ciation Is In a flourishing condition.
Evidently the' colleges aud universities
throughout the land are reaching tha
firm conviction that a na'.ion-wlde effort
hi necessary to secure the best educa
tional results from collegiate athletics.
It Is on Ihitf account, then, that the Na
tional Collegiate Athteiic nKitioi haa
grown In membertrftp, to some eighty col
leges and universities, whoee students
number more than lOO.Oou.
' "At the annual meeting the program
will Include the following addresses:
The Military Value of Athletics to a
Nation." Major General Leonard Wood,
Chief of Htaff. United States Army.
"Collegiate Athletics frvra the View
point of the 1'rwndenl of a 1'nlversltj'."
Chancellor McCormlck. I'nlveisity of
"The Influence of t-ollegijte Athletics
I'pon Priparatoi-y tk'hools," prof. Scud
der, Rutgers Prvparuwiy School,
aeesiua u( Interest.
"The afternoon sessiou will le one of
great tnterrst, Including lepoit I'roiu
I v presents tlv es of the various districts
Into which the United States Is divided,
the foot ball rule committee, the central
board of foot fall officials, the committee
on track athletics and the committee on
the amateur law.
"it Is proposed this yesr to hold an
evening session, as which an opportunity
will be given for an interchange of views
from representatives', of all .arts of the
country on topics of Immediate and gen
eral Interest, such as the employment of
professional coaches. Topics for discus
sion may be suggested by delegates and
tl.e proceedings will be Informal.
"In connection with recent discussions
with regard to the use of professional
ctschas in collegiate athletics, the fol
lowing resolution, adopted at tba last
annual meeting of the National Collegiate
Athletic association, should be of special
interest: i (
" it is the sense of the National Col
legiate AthL-tlo association that coaching
aud training ba conf-ned to the regular
members of tha teaching stuff employed
by the governing board of the Institution
.for tha full academic year; and, further,
that athletics ba made a tegular depart
ment or, combined with physical educa
tion, constitute a regular department and
receive the sums consideration and be
given equal responsibility, and be held
to the same accountability as any ether
i purtinent In a college or university.'
Page thirty-five annual report.
Mill Cvadaally toiltrn.
"It Is not expected that all institutions
of learning wUI be able ti conform to
this resolution Immediately, but U ex
presses an ideal toward which all the uni
versities and colleges represented at our
latt annual meeting feel they should pro
gresa. The ivmoal of the professional
and commercial spirit from our. college
play grounds Is one of the great things
this association is striving for.
"It is concede that ' this gisA'atian
has Influenced the foot bait mk.J, very
largely In their work since J A It be
htoies us, then, to gie to this important
body every possible assistance In the way
of Information Tbat they have paid
heed to oar wishes in the past Is too well
known to require comment '
"We desire -to call attention to a ques
tionnaire on base ball and t- .ask thst
It be answered Iu such a 'manner as to
make it of value. The purpose of his
questionnaire la evident. It deals with one
of the most serious questions In collegiate
athletics' and so should receive careful
consideration. This association is rn
deavorin gto find a solution to the vexed
question of "summer base ball, and your
effective co-operation In tho work Is de
sired. By giving the information asked
for you will greatly assist us.
"Any Institution not already a member
of the National Collegiate Athletlo asso
ciation should Join now. The Immense
tmportanoe (if college athletics a a an edu
cational agent must be known to all. and
all colleges should tako part In this or
ganised effort to make the most of It
For further Information write Prof. V.
W. Nlco'.son, Wesleyan university,- Mid
WALNUT HILL LADS TO
HAVE BASKET BALL TEAM
The Walnut Hill Methodist church'
boys have orranlxed for banket ball. The
Walnut 11111 Methodists have held a
reputation of supporting a winning basket
bull team and wish to receive challenges
from any team In or near Omaha, The
first game ef the teon will be played
about Tha t giving time.
The line-up is as follows:
K. Adams Forward.
W, bel.er I.... Forward.
1,. Hoffman ...'. Korwurd.
il. Thomaen v Center.
1- Oliver Guard.
W. tiagnebln Ouard.
' K. Thomas ciuard.
Teams wishing games call Harney 3477,
and ask for Wallace after T p. m.
With the Bowlers
The special match betwen the Mets
Hro). and Iterkley envelope Co., resulted
In favor ol tlie Metz boys, who wmi by
suventy-six p.ii. tor tho Mets Neal wai
tlio etar with t.H. l-'nr the. Knelope bo a
Cochran was the high gun, rolling tiJJ for
tho three game, also high Came for the
niKht, ZU. Scores:
. Int.. la I. !. Total.
Neal lis L"?l SM m
Conrad )'."0 lsi7 1 13 f,i
1-lHkeney , 171 K IMS - ' J'V fril
liuitiey IM lvu l.Vi 47J
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Vi i lin
Two Rapid City Men
Are Lost in Storm
RAPID CITY, S. I).. Nov. i;.-Seuich'n
pait!es are siouriug the blixxurd-awept
piairie r.tar' here tonight tor trace of
Preston B. W-'bury, secretary of the
local Young X. t Christian association,
and Milton Burke, son of J. I.. Burke,
foimer register of the United Elates land
off.ee here, who left here late today oa
a ten-mile cross-couutry run
Martin, M. C...T.
Totals 8V 915 tw8 :,7 '.
In tl.e Cocunerclnl league the Drelb.ii
Caixiiett took three xtralgnt from the- "
a!doia.". ritlno hail inrh totals wun
is and uIko hli;h Bingle with V-4. Kor tho
('unities favn!.-.h bad hlgu totals with iU.
Next MondJy I he La Valdoiaa ugaiust the
Pete loch. Scores:
Int. ;d. Sd. Total.
liil 1V1 3o4 Ml
HI lo 1M 4.r.7
V-in 11 ll' 4:'5
,.. ITS 114 9 ' 3
1J0 15J lta Jii
, BtoddurU . .
72 775 2,311
St i ponliorsl
. hi I
Totals f'ii) KIT 151",
The lirummers took tinee stralglll--from
the Cierman Homed in ihe
Melropul.tan lui w !ut night. Score-;
:t. j.i. ?d. Totsi
Aehlu ,. I '. llh 1 474
Faurtlan 1-! Ill Kn 4(1
uanon Jl i.j 1.1 oil
Tola's .. Ml '.IS
Kant-en JS-i :"7
I anrlw hr!':;nr, J.. 13 H7
Laiidwehj'i.arnp, II.. lv) 1.7
reraitteni Advci li.-iug
B g Ileluius.
ia i.'.e Road to