Even Kicking Does Some Good in Life if it Isnt Offside
7 - - , l.
Des Moines Bulldogs Mowed Down
by Coach Stiehm't Foot Ball
SNAPPY GAME ENDS 48 TO 13
LINCOLN, Oct. !-(Speclal Telegram.)
Coach Stiehm's Huskers Inaugurated
the 1915 foot ball season here thla after
noon against a Missouri Valley confer
enca opponent by trouncing Drake, 48 to
11 Griffith's puptla earned one touch
down by. pounding the Nebraska line tor
steady and consistent gain. Captain
Blackburn boosted hl. team's total to
thirteen after he had scooped up a for
ward pass, which Warnock fumbled, and
with a clear tle'.d In front of him scooted
twenty-five yards across the Husker goal
Nebraska's back field put up a'daszling
exhibition of foot ball, with Chamber-
min pinying nis usual- rjruuanuy nasnmg
Saba Put, In Action.
In the second half Stiehm tried out a
number of second string men and they
played better ball than those who first
started the game. L4U1 CakVV who .re
placed Cook at quarterback at the end
of the first half, shared wltq Chamber
lain and Rutherford the honors' ot the
day. Caley electrified the stands With a
stunning forty-five-yard return,' of a
klckoff on the first play and In returning
punts. His handling ot the forward paw
The Nebraska backfield played mid
season foot ball, but the line, which has
been Stlehm'a worry, showed fatal, weak?
n esses and allowed Drake to pile up more
point than any Drake eleven has ever
scored against a Nebraska team., Buns,
the big Drake halfback, and Captain
Blackburn found It easy to slip through
for substantial gains. (
Seme In Three Minutes. i
Three minutes after the opening of p'ay
Reese took the ball over for the Husk
ers' first touchdown on a ten-yard sprint
around the end. Corrl kicked goal.
Play for the remainder of the quarter
saw the ball In Drake territory, but
neither side could gain consistently.
Reese started the second quarter with
me long end runs and In a minutes
hambertaln went over for a touchdown.
Corrl kicked goal.
Nebraska marched straight down the
field on the klckoff to the five-yard line, 1
where a penalty put them back, but 1
Rutherford flipped a bealtlful forward
pass to Chamberlain and he crossed the
goal line on a fifteen-yard run. Corrl
Drake Pierre I.lne.
Drake secured the ball In the center ot
the field on an exchange of punts, and,
with Blodgett. Buns and Blackburn ham
mering the Nebraska line, carried the
ball over for Drake's first touchdown.
Buns kicked goal. " ' ' .
Caley replaced Cook at the opening of
the third quarter and dashed back forty
five yards with the klckoff before finally
brought down. ; With Rutherford and
Caley circling the ends for long gains,
Caley carried the ball over for .Nebraska'
fourth touchdown. ' t
A't the opening of the fourth" quarter.
Drake got the ball on Nebraak's thirty-
eighth-yard line after an exchange of
punts. Warnock broke away with a for
ward pass, but was tackled fiercely by
Caley and dropped the ball. Blackburn
scrooped it up and crossed the Nebraska
goal, but Buna missed goal.
Keom In Rapid Order. '
A pretty forward pass, Caley to Cham
berlain, netted alxty-flve yards and a
touchdown Just before the close of the
game and with Rutherford, Chamberlain
hil RMall .H.m.tlntf e.l 1I.1.U.
for a second touchdown In raDld ordnr.
Caley scored the final touchdown when
ruiariva necuicu IUO van on iiraM I
twenty-yard line on a fumble, and three
line smashes carried to the ten-yard Una.
Caley covered the remaining distance on
a dash around the end.
NEBRASKA 48. I ' DRAKH. 13.
Rutherfd (C.).LH. L.H.
Reese R.H.i R.H
Otopau'lk F.H I F.B.Blackburn (C.)
Touchdowns: Chamberlain (8), Caley.1
12), Rutherford, Reese, Blodgett. Black
burn. Goals from touchdowns: Corrl (,
Buns. Referee: Birch, ex-Erldham. Um
pire: Hyland. ex-lowa. - Head linesman:
Kenrna, ex-Bellevu. Substitutes: Shaw
for Shittlda, Caley for Cook, Gardiner for
Reese Jfioyle for Otopaullk, Bull? for
Riddell, Rasmussen for Chamberlain.
Pi-octor for Gardiner, Porter for Ruther
ford, Dale for Donegan, Smith for Bum,
Buns for Blackburn. Blackburn for
.larmgan, Jarnegan for Keen, Bills for
B'odgett, Danderall for Jarnegan, Jarne-
n tor Blackburn,-Blackburn for Jarne
ran. Eastern Golf Pros ;
, Meet for Big Purse
New Yorkers will have a chance to
watch some fine golf Oils fall between
teams made up of the .leading profes
rtcnalg. Cil Nicholas, the Metropolitan
champion, who now halls from Great
Neck, and Alex, Smith of Wykagyi will
meet two other "pros" In a series of
matches for $1,000 a side. . U is sa'd that
Wilfred Reld and Louis Telller will also
play against all comers. This is moro
11 .e the golf in F.ngland, which con
tlruea all winter long The public has a
good chance to see the game as the ex
perts play it. Too many players struggle
along with their own game when they
should take advantage of seeing the best
players in action.
CCACH USES MOVIES TO
TEACH FOOT BALL PLAYS
Clarence Chllds, the Indiana university
coach who used whippets and automo
biles In training his sprinters and run
ners last, spring, has engaged a motion
picture theater, at Lafayt tte and has
been giving his foot ball candidates a
course in "movies" ot games played last
fall. , '
PHILLIE PAPERS PULL
f ROUGH STUFF ON MACK
The other day the Philadelphia Record
printed this notice: "There is a letter st
this of'ics fur 'Connie' Mack.'' Looks as
if even the hotns newspapers have '.classed
the Athletics with the amateur and ayani
pypf ess tonal outfits.
WILL WRESTLE JOE STECHEB AT
S .. f
JOE WOOD FALLS
Walter Defeats Boston Red Sox by
the Score of Three to One
DARKNESS CALLS SECOND ONE
WASHINGTON. Oct 2. -Washington
won from the Red Sox 3 to 1, today, and
darkness ended a second game after the
tenth Inning with the score 3 to 3. John
son outpltclied Wood in the opening game.
In the second contest' Dumont bested
Shore, but was prevented from winning
by Shank's error. Score, first game:
AH. H. OAK. AH.H.O A E.
nonpar, rf... 4 0 10 ' Ju !;. rf. ... I i 0 0 0
Soon, si 4 0 0 4 O.i'ostcr, 2b... 4 0 I 0 0
Shorten, cf.. I 1 I 0 0 :.Ml!in, or.. 4 110 0
Holilltirl, lb 4 I II 0 Utfamlll, lb... J 0 10 1
Litarls ,!(... 4 0 0 0 ftjaiulaon, If.. I 14 0 0
Gardner, 3b. 4 1 0 s (Hlianki, Sb... 4 0 0 0 0
Jauvrln, lb.. 1 0 4 4 lWIWIama. c. 1 0 10 0 0
Thomas, c. 114 1 1 nnoliy. as. I 1 1 1 )
Woo, p I 0 0 1 OJohnaoD, p.. I i 1 I
Ruth, p 10010
Totals 20 7 27 I
Total! 34 (Htl I
Boston ,..0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 01
Washington- 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 3
Two-base ht(s: Judge, Connolly. (Stolen
bases: Johnson, C. Milan. Double play:
Thomas to Janvrln. Bases cn balls: .f
Wood, 2; off Ruth, 2; off Johnson, 2.
Hits: Off Wood, 7 In six Innings; off
Ruth, none in two Innings. Struck out:
By Johnson, 8; by Wood. 1: by Ruth, 1
(Umpires. 0'Ioughlin and Htldebrand.
Score, second game:
' AB.H.O.A.B. AB.H.O.A.E.
Hooevr. ft... t 1 0 OJuds. lb ... I 1 10 0
emu,. as...;. ( -I 1 4 OKoatar, ib... i 11(0
Hhort.n. of.. I I I I 0,rMilan. d.. I I M
Hoblltaal, lb I 0 It 1 OH. Milan, rf. 4 010 0
Lwla, U..... 4 10 OJamlaoa. If,. 4 I 0 I
Gardner, IbAl' Ok 0 1 tihaaka, lb.., 1 0 0 0 1
Jaorrln., la.. I 0:0 I OHenrjr, I.... t4 t 0
Cdr 4 ltT O.Sawyar. ai,.o 4 14 10
Bhora. p,',i 4 ,fl I Q.tumoni, a... I 0 0 10
Maya,-.p...T.H 0 0 0 0-OanJII '...1 1 0 0 0
Hutv. 1 0 0 0 0 r
. ,, ToUla-....S5 10 SO I
' Totals H 7 0 U ' ,
"Batted for 'hore in the seventh.
Batted for Dumont In the tenth.
Boston 0 0002 1 0 00 08
Washington 0 02010000 03
Two-base hits: j Hooper 2, Sawyer.
Three-base hltr Jamlnon. ' Htolen bases:
Shanks, Sawyer, Dumont, Henry. Bases
on balls: Off Shore,. 1; off Dumont, 1.
Hits: Oft hore, 6 in six Innings: off
Maya, 4 in four innings. Struck out: By
Dumont. 3; by Shore, 4; by Mays, 3. Wild
Bitches: Shore. Dunmont. Umpires:
LUdebrand and O'Loughlin. .
White Sox Capture
Two from the Browns
CHICAGO, Oct. 2. Chicago won both
ends of a double header from St. Louis
today by the scores of 3 to 0 and t to 1.
In the initial ' contest Bens allowed the
visitors but three scatered hits. In the
second game Scott had an easy time hold
ing his opponents safely, while Chicago
hit the visiting' twlrlers opportunely be
hind some wild pitching. Score, first
game: , ' .
8T. VavB. :-. CHICAGO.
AB.H,O.A I. AB H.O.A.B
Shotton. If.. 4' 0, 1 0; OMarpbr. . rf.. 4 110 0
Howard, lb.. 4 ,0 U 0 ,1 w.av.r. aa.. I 1111
Hlalar rf.... 4 l'l 0 0E.(Vl!fna, lb I 1.4 1 0
l'ralt. lb.... 4 0 1 4 OFiurnlar, cf. I 1 t 0
Walker, cf.. 1-11 0 .OJackaoa, If . I 110 0
Auatln, ID... a I i v vj.i-oiuna, id a a a v
Ln. aa....l 0 1 1 'Otllarkbra. Ib 1 0 0 I
A K"ew, c... I S I OSchaik. .... 111
MoCab. p.. I t I, JtnKp...... i 0 t
ToUl. IX 1(4 11 1 TOUU.....M U t
St.' Louis.. .0 0 Oio o 0 0 0 00'
Chicago 0 0 0 2 0 0 10
Two-base hits. jacKsnn, Kisier. -rnree-base
hit: Fournler. Stolen base: Weaver.
1 1 L V. 1 1 .. . 1 . Unl'.lx 1 MtOimW
out:. By Bens. 2
8; by. McCaba, 1 Wild I
Umpires: Chill and ,
Score, second game:
gT. DOUls. CHICAGO.
( AB.H.O.AI. ' : AB.H.O.A.H.
Shotton If . 4 0 t 0 OMurpnr, rt.. I 0
Howard. l-b 4 I JWaaver. aa.. 4 4 I
Kl.l.r, rt-lb. 4 tl'i tiE.Colllna, 2b I f lit
Pratt, Id . ..4 II OKourntar, ct. 4 I
Walker el.. 4 1 0Jaaon. It.. Ills
Auatln.' lb... 1 0J I'l.lllna, lb 4 14
L., rf I 1 OHIacaorn. Ib 4 1 I
LaTas. as.... I 2 11 SMaw, ...... I 1 7 '
Sererald, .. I 1 I I IScolt, a I 0 I
Phllllpa, p.t 0 1
MtKar. p.... 1 Totala M U It U
Hodman, p.. t 1
Totala II 7 14 14 I
Batted for McKay In the eighth.
St. LouU 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0-i
Chicago 2 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 -
. Two-base hits: Mayer. Jackson. Stolen
on balls: Off 1'hillips, 2. ' Hits. Olf of the Scarlet and Gold. W(ll
Phillips. 4 In six Innings; off McKay, 1 Thomas, Falrbury's right end man, cov
in one Inning; off Hoff. 1 in one Inning. himself with srlor hv mnvi.. .
Hit tv. Ditched ball: Bv Phillips. Four- " . . " ",ory by making s,
nier, Jackson. Struck out: By Phil la:
1; by Scott, 4; by Hoff. I. Wild pitches:
Phillips. Scott, U
Scott, Umpires: - Chill and con-
'.William Jewell Team
. UWE.W(, Kan.; Oct. 2. The Uni
versity of Kansaa foot ball team today
defeated William Jewell college In the
opening game of trie seascn, 20 to 0. With
a scoreless first quarter, tha half ended
with Kansas In the lead. 12 to 0, B. Gil
lespie and Wood having bean pushed over
for tosyhdowns. Strother kicked on
In tha third quarter William Jewell's
line strengthened and kept the heavier
Jfcyhrrwkers" from scoring. Fast, a for
mer Baker player, scored the final touch
down' in ' the last quarter. Scrother
kicked goal. . . i
' ' ' ' T - ', j
Hrllraw 44rb 4 llrarla.
John klcGraw has another Smith urn j
der his wing. He is 4llcher who sails
froid Columbia university. i
BENDER IS AFTER '
Former Star It Coaching the Crack
Agriculturists from Manhattan,
TO rLAY IN LINCOLN SATURDAY
. Rr J.MK, E, LtWBKirK.
LINCOLN. Oct. 1 (Special.) Life wl'l
be either very sweet or very soar to
' Johnny Bender, the former Husker e(ar.
Who has thrilled more Nebraska rooters
1 than anV other player, a week from to
j Bender brings his team, the Kansas Afr
sr'es of Manhattan, Kan., to Lincoln next
Saturday for the annual game between
these two Missouri' Valley schools. There
la nothing quite so sweet to the former
. Cornhusker star as a victory over his
'alma mater. Nebraska will not forget
very soon how Bender's Haskell Indians
gave the huskers one of the worst trounc
,lngs in their history the only year the
I little wlsard was at the head of the
coaching system of the Indian school.
Back of Bender's desire to humble Ms
a'ma mater Is more prose than fiction.
Bender wanted to be coach at Nebraska
when Junibo Stiehm was chosen to take
charge of affairs. Admitting he was the
cleverest foot ball man evr "put out by
th school, a large number of the alumni
rebelled st the thought of .Bender being
placed In charge, and his application re
ceived, slight consideration. Johnny Ben
der has not forgotten and his season will
virtually oegln and end with the game
next Sat ur lay.
Has (J rent Bnrkfleld.
Coach Jumbo Stiehm knows very little
about the Aggies. The Kansas papers
have taken great delight In their usual
pastime' ot throwing out "bear dope," but
Stiehm knows Bender well enough to
place no confidence In such re-orts. Skin-
ner is the heaviest man t - Aggies'
backfield,-but what he d I to the Ne-
braska line last year la a pa.nrui topic 'consistently and punting was resorted to,
With Skinner to build up, Wlsard Bender land In the duels Vlrlgnla had 'the advan
shoiild display a' very fancy scoring ma- j tags. . The southerners also ' outplayed
chine for the edification of his alma Tale. Burkeley made one twenty-three-rhater
Skinner, with other members of i yard run. No scoring. ,
the squad, has been on the hospital Hat,
but is practically over an atack of the
grip and will be In prime condition when
lined up against the huskers.
Wily John sent a patchwork lineup
against Southwestern university thfs
afternoon and It is a safe guess he gave
orders to uncover nothing for Nebraska
friends to tip off to Stlohm,
Bender Is coaching his first season at
Manhattan and this is accounted an ad
ditional Incentive for the ex-Nebraskan
to put up a strong fight.
Stiehm Has Worries.
Jumbo Stlohm is having lots of worry
with his Una. The gaps left In the lino
by the graduation of forwards will com
pel the , Nebraska leader to use all of
his ingenuity if he will present his usual
Following the Aggies game ; comes
Washburn cornea and the lshabods s,re
never easy. Then Nebraska will meet
Notre Dame in the biggest game of. the
year. .. u'x '. ;,. .... ,. i
a While foot hall Is-" the .main feature ;ef
athletic' activity Athletic Manager Guy
E. Reed has opened tip a ne department
which claims nerly squat, attention. Reed
has H track squad of 145 members work
ing out dally for '.'fall track." By wait
ing for spring training, Reed has found
it' impossible to give Nebraska a' worthy
track team. ' He ' intends to start even
size of the squad was a big surprise to
eea-oy an oaas me Diggesi ever re-
porting at Nebraska.
Seventy-flve of the men are freshmen
and will not be available for the varsity
team until 117, but the others are all
eligible to compete next spring.
. . Proralalna: Yoamarsters.
Captain Scott Is working out with the
trackmen and several other very promts
ing youngsters are on hand. Wllley, the ! tl'y the entire string got a chance
former York star, who has a mark of talnt Cornell. -six
feet in the high Jump as a high - Corne" weakened by the absence
school lad. and who holds the Missouri of tnree f,rl nen"n. Injuries put
Valley record is back again. He Is also out thre" mor of thelr team during the
a sprinter and high hurdler of rarer0" ,uartr' Corne" held awk
abl ity. Irwin, a veteran sprinter 1. on I eye. cre e" la th ,B,t perlo1'
hand.v with Maxwell; Rasmussen and
Bolton 1for the hurdles. ' Rasmussen cap
tured the low hurdles In the Stagg Chi
cago meet three years ago. '
.Reed will Uven things up with a fall
track meet for competition. .
Brian O'Brien looks . to be the best
weight man Nebraska has had for some
time. In the distance runs, Glllls, Town-
! send. Drlbblo,' R. W. Scott, Jackson and !
Arancn are noing.gopa work. Wallace
PrvUu nni, xi. o '
r '"i ana uout, are working. In the
Owens Is showing good form in the
Fairbury Wins Tight
Game from Edgar by
Thomas' Good Work
FAIRBURY, Neb., Oct. I. (Special Tel-
egram.) Fairbury took ths Initial game '
of foot ball here from Edgard High
school warriors, I to t .Fairbury had '
everything its own way throughout ths'Wallc w,th tha am fnctln- Mlckle
four quarters and easily held the visitors. '
" 'airoury carried ths
pigskin close to their opponent's goal and
t was then the visitors blocked th. J-.,-
rri. i ia.ii
loucnaown on a forward pass.
Exigar scored two points on a salety.
J. Munlck L.B.I
K. Mustek L.G.
Nesblt O H.
.. W. Munn
rirooaiey ....in B
Hull ........ .H.U H
Mason f'Jty Defeats largest.
MASON CITY, Neb., Oct. 2. -(Special
Telegram.) Mason City ( High school de
feated Sargent ' yesterday afternoon, 28
to 0, ' Sargent was unable to stop the
brilliant forward passing and " end runs
of Mason City. C. Walker, Woodson and
viitn.iu. ..nr. u . .... w.' .
""in tiry. '
ths tatter making two f If ty.yar runs for
4 srda lo Ma a Aatoalo.
' Report from St. Louis Is that ths Csr
"nals will return to San Antonio for
'""" aprina. uniesa some cltv'tha Ini..r..li....i
.e':::aL;"1m.,:lc vaotage. VUu
afford to overlook.
The . Omaha .
" ' " HII.MI...I.I.I.I. II . , . . ... . . . . -
YALE TEAM FAILS
TO HAKE A SCORE
Virginians Defeat ' Eli Eleven by
Score cf Ten to Nothing at
' New Haven.
DESPERATE EFFORTS ARE VAIN,
NEW HAVEN, Conn., Oct' t-Unlver-stty
of Virginia defeated Vale foot ball
team here this afternoon 10 to 0.
In the first period Ya'e rushed the ball
from the klckoff down to Virginia's
twenty-five-yard line, where , Quernaey
failed on a try for a field goal. Both
teama resorting to punting, Vlngnta nav
Ing the advantage on the exchange by
J reason of. the wind. No score In the
j In the second period Virginia carried
J the ball to Yale's twenty-yard line, where
t an attempt at a drop kick was blocked.
Tale got the ball. Neither sle could K-;ln
In the third period Virignla easily held
Tale's attack, forcing a punting game.
Berkley made several long runs. Wilson,
the Tale captain, made one thirty-three-yard
run, but his teammates seemed un
able to penetrate Virginia's line. The
visitors solved the Blue's panning. Neither
goal was threatened this period.
At the outset of the Inst period, Yale
fumbled P"8 near Its own goal line
and J. Coleman fell on the ball for a
touchdown for Virginia. Mayer kicked
the goal. A few minutes later Thurnian
kicked a beautiful goal from the forty
yard line. Yale made desperate attempts
to gain, but to no avail. Klnal score:
Tale, 0; Virginia, 10,
' ' I
...O B on
ftmltb R H B II. H B..
UtMrnsay .P B.IF.B
' Iowa Rolls Up Big a '
Score Against Its
i Cornell Opponents
j 1UWA c-ixr. la., Oct. Z. in a game
, that was slow, owing to a slippery field.
s,nrJ marked by long gains by the local
team, at unexpected moments, the Uni-
versity of Iowa foot ba:l squad defeated
Cornell college by a score of S3 to 0 here
, this afternoon. Gross, Donetl. Lelghton
and Kerwlck were the Hawkeyes who
made Iowa's scores. Coach Hawley's
first string men played the first quarter,
and during the next three periods prac-
Doane Team Making
, Rapid Progress
CRETE. Neb., Oct. 2.-(Spectal.)-Wlth
the first game of the season less than a
week, off, the varsity and scrubs have
ben working overtime evesy nght to be-
v1 n-ivi ,u iiw uiauun..
As vet the varaltr sauad has been' rather
IZ u... v... .v.-
first of the week each man who will take
the trip to York will be picked out.
. George Edmonds of Salem, ' S. I)., ar
rived Friday, and from his looks he
should be an Immense stronghold for the
line. He weighs only about 170, but Is
husky and in good condition.
In spite of his showing up late, Captain
Johnston Is showing up ss a tower of
me cenier or 1110 line, ana u
IncaDacltated bv some iniury
I before the season is over should make a
' place for himself on the all-state team.
Koe"tr showing up faster than ever In
the backfield, as Is Klein and Klndlg.
Hylett '' P with a bad knee, and
howln UD weU ,n the backlield
in w rtA iinat a ra na vssr I 'niiiiu i b.u lit
" T J ' V.
D-E1m Krebs. Kinney and King.
Whltehouse and Tylef are Uylng for
AMES RUNS AWAY .
. ; v - ; . FROM S'MPSON TEAM
AMES, la.. Oct. 2. (Special Telegram.)
Ames went four touchdowns over JSImp-
soa on a wet gridiron here today.
Uhing 27 to 0.
Ames' fullback, Uhl, was
..n.j ..... .
r1 aucr tour minutes
he scored. Packer, Reeve, Klnnick
Moss showed up best for Ames,.
YANKTON COLLEGE TEAM ,
1 ' -
( BIOUX HTT, la.. Oct, 2.-The Morn-
ingslde elnven overwhelmed the Yankton
couege squad or fou'h Dakota by
of (1 to 0, four joints better than the
score made last year against the same
school at Yankton.
irk. xi ... .
i, . " w,.
uwv rx io aerensivs work.
ruh -r lii Marrf.
Ted Cather, former member of the Ilos-
riraves, wno f nlilird tMa iravin In
1 Uavue, was niarrled In
work to MIhs Ida Dotlga
of that city.
SPORTS SECTION of
SUNDAY' MOUNING, OCTOllEIi 3, 1915.
To Be Given Diamond Bolt This Week
r V iiujniiiii mm i n r
..fctsis. L .I,,.,, I, as iistsss , mi j
;V' ':. : r7r' , i
JOE STECHER AND
Nebraska Phenom to Wreitle B
more Wonder at Lincoln And
torium on October 28. 1
CITSLEY PR0M0TI1T0 EV
Jos Stecher, claimant to the w
heavyweight wrestling championship
Qus Schoenleln, mora' familiarly k
as Amerlcus, have been matched
wrestle at the Auditorium in Lincoln the
night of October 28. Jack Curley, who
promoted the Jack Johnson-Jess Willaid
fight, la the Uadlng light In the promo -
tlon of this match. "
Mince Frank Ootch retired from the
wrestling world until Joe Stecher made
his appearance Amerlcus was probably
the greatest of the American wrestlers.
And eveh yet he still regards himself in
that light, disputing Stecher'a bid for su
piemacy. I Americas Is K,.
The match between Amerlcus and
Stecher as a result should attract wlda
.u.ntior, in th. w.nin. .rin a,,-
Icus is the style of wrestler who would
l" owener me naraosi Kiim
of a battle. He Is fast, depends largely,
upon his speed, and he outweighs Stecher '
g few pounds. If Joe can pin the Balti-
mure mini snouiaers 10 me mil in as
Quick order as he did Charley Cutler,
I there will be nobody who can dispute the
1 . . w ,
" ' -" .....i-iu....ip
of the world belongs In Nebraska.
Omaha promoters put In strong bids for
the match, but Hetmanek, Joe Steepler's
manager, said that Lincoln had been'cub. Thrn Qovernor M-rehead will pto-
clamoring to see Joe In
months and that as Omaha had ths last
" - '"" s"i ma
one with Amerlcus.
Jack Curley will come to Lincoln In a
week or two and make all arrangements
for the match. Amerlcus will prouably
train the last week before the match In
an Omaha gymnasium.
MISSOURI VALLEY HAS FAST
TEAM AGAIN THIS' YEAR
Missouri Va'Iey'a faat foot ball team
has organized, with ths fo'lowlng men
trying for positions: Doty, JoneS. Wal-
ton, Jones. Ebaugh, Bruridage, Francis,
Cox. Crawford, Bobbins, La Due, Fenslu,
'Purrell, Cook, Peterson, Owens, Biwen,
Missouri Valley won every game played
ast year and expects to put up a harder
I fl-h fur Ih Kama nrnril (hi. -..
A prtotlce game at Dunlap Sunday has
! ben pcheduled. '
The team would like to book gnrn-s
wl'h out-of-town teams. Addrvsa Minag'r
Fred J. McDonald, Missouri Valley, Is.
THREE COLLEGES RETURN
TO FOOT BRL THIS YEAR
Colleges which atll return to the Ameri
can style ot foot ball th s fall are Co
lumbia. 1'nlverslty of Southern California
and L'uiveis.ty of California.
that is the day 1 TTiTT-n'n i i
1 rounlng countlus are going to do honor
to Jos Steelier of tlis 'town of Dodge,
1 This ' town is the home of Joe Stecher,
champion wrestler of tho world.
"Stecher Belt Day" is the day set aside
for the presentation of a diamond belt
to Jos Stecher. The belt, set with dia
monds, has been secured at a cost of
ctosi to II. jw. It will be presented by
Governor Morehead, who has aocepted an
Invitation to be present and do the honors
of the occaslu.
Ths presentation of the belt Is not the
only thing that Is going' to make ths
breasts of the residents of Dodge swell
with pride. October , in the town of
Dodge, is going to be a hollriay, and the
festivities are to start at 10:20 oYlock in
the morning when, through the streets In
automobiles, the poople of Dodge, Cum.
Ing and Colfas counties will Join In r-
rade. Following this there will be on as
sembling In a huge circus tent that has
been secured for the occasion.
(iavfrnor to Preaeat Brit.
The crowd once assembled In the tent
will be entertained by mus o fumUhed by
a tin 1 1 il u ri rl l,v t K IVulif, . i . t .- I
Dig match tor(sont ths belt, after which there will ba
speeches by Colonel James E ll tt and
judge Hunkor of West Point; E. R. Ciir
ney and Judge Cook of Fremont; Frank
Vogltalre of Schuyler, and Rev. Mr. Dyr
ble of Dodge.
After the speaking Is over there w II he
a program of amusements. The Teddy
Bears will wrestle, and there will be
more music, this entertainment consum
ln rmsl df.Ute time of ths afternoon.
The donors tutt the belt are:
Oms ha United States National bank,
the First National -bank, Onviha Na
tional bank,' paxton hotel. Pabat Brew.
In company, Commonwealth Ufe In.
pun-nco cumpany, Dan Gaines, Joseph
K. Sitikule. I
South Omaha Grain Belt Supply
company, Martin Bros., Mutual Live
Stock ComintHston company, Me'ady
Bros., Stock Yards National bank. L.ve
Frock National bank. Packers Nstlonal
baMk, Bowles Llvo Ktock Commiarlon
company, Clay, Robinson A Co., Inter
state Comm as on company. Gust Itad
Hoo- r Tunberg at Beets.
Onkilale Art Drebert, Dr. Nelson,
West Po'nt Harry Howarth.
'-ll'fh Karel Kumoch.
Bcribner First National bank, Scrlbner
-lHalge-V. J. Yunck, A.- So h leaser,
Charies Hiabak. A J Miller A. J. Has.
son, John liorak, Frank O. Horak, John
Vrsal, J. F. Hetmanek, August Hetmanek,
J. F. Resnicek. F. Stelner William
Hrabak, James Hook, l-Yed Clrlstensrn.
Dr. W. A. Ouldlnger, William Parr. 6rb
Brothers. Thomas Vogltanc, Frank
Vnuk, . Crowl Lumber comtmnv. H
ZaJoudek, V Ullam Hruby, Hev. Drbal,
Mrs. J. F. Bloawim, Vaclav fcltran.k, !i
H. Holston. J. H. MUlur, HeruivA Hol
aler. J. J. Ki4ihs
WORLD'S SERIES ;
OPENS NEXT FRIDAY
Fint and Second Oamei Will Bo
Flayed in Philadelphia, Next
Two in Boston.
WILL -tOSS COIN FOR SEVENTH
NEW YOUK, Oct. 2. The) Na-
t'onal Base Ball commlsaloa at Its
meeting today decided that the first
game ot the world's series shall be
p'ayed In Philadelphia on Friday,
October 8. The second game la set
for the next day, October , In tho
same City. The third and fourth
Burnett will be played In Boston on
October 11 and 12, respectively, the
fifth In Philadelphia on October 13
and the sixth In Boston on Oc
was amicably adjusted. President iai.c
of tha Phillies club agreed; to give ths
"Royal Rooters" 100 seats from tha
Philadelphia allotment. President Lan
nlng gave up tha sams number from thai
Boston allotment, while ths National
commission agreed . to contribute 209
eats from its share of ths tickets. Ths
"Royal Rooters" will huve seats In ths
grandstand and not In ths bleachers.
The National commission then took up
the question of the proposed Pacific coast
trip of ths two contending world's series
teams, but nothing definite was decided
The commission and the owners of ths
Philadelphia and Boston clubs were fav
orably Impressed with tha Idea, however,
and the club owners will take the matter
up with their managers, and players. A
committee from the Panama-Paclflo ax
position la expected to corns east and
Clrcuss ths proposed trip with ths mag.
nates during ths world's series.
It was thought that probably twenty
five or more of the players participating
In ths world s series will make the trip
to the coast and taks part in a second
reries for the benefit of far westsrn bass
Ths National commUalon will taks
charge of all arrangements and handle
tt in much the manner as ths world's
series. The gate receipts will go toward
defraying the expenses incurred during
the series. The next meeting ot the Na
tional coinmlision will be held In Phila
delphia October 2, during the forenoon
of the day set for the first gams.
tMiK-rVl-thl Pisa Hlated.
PHILADELPHIA. Oct. 1-PhlladelphU
bass brll fnns were elated when ths
news was flashed here that ths first two
gnmes of the world's series between ths
Phillies and the Red Sox would ba played
In this city. There was also satisfaction
expressed that the first game Is scheduled
for October , aa ths town was eager,
despite the fact that It has had five
such series In the last six seasons, to
hava ths games start at an early date.
, Ths downtown offlcs of ths Philadel
phia club was bombarded all morning
slth Inquiries about the starting of the
games. Now that the date and place
have been fixed, the work of Installing
more than a half hundred telegraph
wires will be speeded up. Ths contrac
tor who Is erecting tha extra bleacher
seals and boxes has bis work well under
Ths greatest problem facing ths club
Is how to take care of requests for mors
than M.NJ seats In a park ths capacity
of which will be about 21.UM. So tar
as possible, Philadelphia fans will be
taken care of first.
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