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 - Stannard winds prevailed By beating such men...
Stannard winds prevailed By beating such men aa^Ollbert Croaby^ Heer and Berden. at Ihe reeant ahootlng meet at Dea Molaaa. W D. Stannard. of Cbl- cago. taa^ demon- atrated that hp Is one of tbe b ^st gunners in ihe country. HP ali^o won first money tn tbe BhodiInK Wieetor the Janrs "yn^e Kim ('li!b at Janesvllle. Win.. breaking mn ot a posbibip nr. clay plReons. Hiuh and the shtMjiIni: wan dune under adverse adverse clr< unihtaiK <-s Klfty rrack ahota -took part tn ilic iw^f William U. Stannard wax l><<rii at Milton, WU.. 34 yeara Kfio. anit tucieH by hia shooting qualttles naturally bin fa'ber waa at one time a noted irap shot. Stannard Stannard started (o shiM)! giiiio early tn life. Id fact It-fort- he could hold the gun out Htraltjbi Mr Stannarda first appearance a.-^ a prurpKHional was at the DeH MOIIK-H lournanient. He waa pitted aKain«< the ihanipiun .H nf the world. sb<M.(;t :p aKain.it a man who had bnikf-n '•'•"1 Hirainbl and anuiber! who had hriiK'-ii H'> stralRbt Rut In tbe laat h'l binl ;|iai(h. wblrb was^O settle ibe 111 of a silver tullet set. b»» hioki- th >iD all. iR 'allnt? Oil- i b'-rt Cnisd), ll<-»-r and Borden On I May 31' 1^ at Karin» Wis tbe pro- graaiinc ronwlsted of 140 birds. Stannard Stannard broktt them all beating Mlraby, of MlnneaiH.li-, On AURUSI 30. 1902, In Ihe Onal «hooi for tbe sea-son trophy trophy of ihe ClihaKo ({un club. Stannard shoollnK from scratch, waa tied with Walters who wan allowed two extra birds In t^n. In the aboot olT Stannard Stannard broke 1*1 birds before missing. Not wlthcianiliiiK this remarkable • hootJnK be loct the trophy. Heer by brf-akin*! .'.94 targets out of 600 estab llshi-d a worlds record, which will likely Kiand for a long time to come. HIa breaklnK 307 tarKetji before miss- Injc is not a worlds record Crosby, on March 1";. 190), «t Interstate park. Queens. Loni; Island, broke 345 without without a miss Fred QUbert. at Dea -Moines last we<>k. broke 245 straight.

Clipped from Muskogee Times-Democrat26 Apr 1905, WedPage 8

Muskogee Times-Democrat (Muskogee, Oklahoma)26 Apr 1905, WedPage 8
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