Clipped From Lincoln Journal Star
A L WIFE WANTS DIVORCE; HUSBAND PLAYS BALL Beulali Cobb has petitioned the diÂ»- trict court for a decree of divorce John Paul Cobb, baseball player. Tha plaintiff alleges that she was married to the defendant in Lincoln in June, 1912, and that he has failed to support her, though earning good wages. He is a professional basebal player, it is declared, and devotes his time to playing ball to the neglect of his wife. addition to a divorce the plaintiff asks for the restoration of her maiden. uatne, Postle. The defendant has filed an answer in which he makes general denial of the allegations of plaintiff.