Clipped From The Times
FOOT-BALL FOOT-BALL FOOT-BALL LEAGUE FORMED . Professional Clubs to be Placed In This and Other Cities. Special Telegram to Thk Tikes. New York, June 19. , The American League of Professional Foot- Foot- J Ball Players wbb organized here this after- after- noou. The league Includes New York, Brooklyn, Brooklyn, Baltimore, Boston, Philadelphia and Washington. Arthur Irwin was elected temporary chairman chairman and George Stack house waselected temporary temporary treasurer and secretary. It was decided decided to commence the season October 1 and to play four games a week. The players are required to report for duty on September 15. The Phlladelphlan'a have seven men signed at present, and the Washington Washington lan's eight men signed.