Democrat and Chronicle from Rochester, New York on August 24, 1903 · Page 10
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ROCHESTER DEMOCRAT rA3TD CHRONICLE. MONDAY. AUGUST 4, 190o. 10 7-a! SAVE MONEY The fancy HAMPERS offered at less than cost are nearly all gone. Come early if you would secure a selection. I ' m rt aw, ram an m STATE ST. t Monday. GEO. Vf. DAVIS MONDAY Screens. All sizes, were DOe, to-day 23c Porch Scroena. 12 feet wide, were ?2. to-day $1. Preserving Sauca Pans. Gray 6-quart, were 30c, to-day 19c Gil Staves for Cooking. Two-burner, were $1, to-day 65c. Jelly Tumbler. Four styles, -2 pint, tin top, to-day 30c dozen. Ba'.h Tubs. i T v Elx-foot size, green, white Inside, $4.25 enoh. Free Delivery to Charlotte and Windsor -.w.v. M.'v.V For Eating Only Imported From Vevey, Switzerland It J. s confection, yet a rhnleaome foo l, especially nourishing and Fcsta ninir. The only cnooolat lb." cad h e..ie n freely by etll-rlren. invalids and vercotii of veau digestion. It does not create tliix-st. INSIST ON HA VI NG Peter's S?5S Chocolate Invaluable i a dainty lunch ea all excarslcas. Avoli Imitation" which lack the Richness and Ueiicalo Flavor of the Original Pcter'a Chccolate. Any and Every Other Brand is an IMITATIOV SEND FQSTAL FOR FREE SAMPLE LaECDt. Corliss & Co., Sole Agents, 73 Hudson St., New York. hs&a. H l3l'.. FS5EB'S Bh W yr? TJ-V TK"r "TT rr . Bar.kaelMOi. 3 BACKACHE 1 A1 X-it-tfUu-Cl CJ-liA 1 tirlaar? Eteaa- CURE! P.?cNAN0 WOMEN. Cae Big 1 for coaalaral dioharc4o9ammstiena. lrritatluaa or nlceratloaa of nocon Membranes. ao t notQr. PiwMh t'oatapl. UeS'ttrAasUhtlvm- W. sent or oioaou. . r . ... : u u . ULriM S?s ClNCiflWTl.O.rjr Sold by DranbtL r. s. a. x.ss! or (ant in slain wnnur. bjr iiprii. prepaid. fo liM. or hott!. .TS. Clrcalar maul en reqaact. OR. (QCfi CURES CONSUMPTION This Is a correct likeness of Dr. ElwarJ KocK, r . South Strwt, Rochester, whosi I'reatironL cun-s roiisjmp.toa, ODGtsitls and Cm:-rh. i ior testimonials of curo rtinm fty -.aft triaU irefttrAttut are lro KOW TO BUY SHOES BY A SHOEMAKER Sent free on request. Wolff Process Leather Co., Philadelphia Genuine must bear signature TOR 0WE tlXTY YtARI AN OLD AND WELL-TRIED REMEDY MRS. WINSLSw taCTMING SYRUP ?W.'OIl "sed,'"r over SIXTY VEAKH by MIL- -THI.NCf v 1 rH PKUKECT SUCCESS. IT POOl HEf the CHILD. fOKTFNB the CiUMrf AN LAYS ail PAJN.:CCK:S WIND COLIcTind the best remedy for DIAHKHOKA. Sold by drupirlsts la every part of the world. Be sure and ak for Mrs- Winslow's Soothing Syrud, AND TAKE NO OTHEB KIND. Twenty -Five Cents a Bottla. KA COOKED OATS Th9 Tcp Step In Breakfast Foods all, ouocnus 20 MULE TEAM For Toilet and- Laundry. a XX 4 Don't Fail to try I BEECHAM'S PILLS 7. whan suffering from any bad ccndUlcn of the Stomach t or Liver. 2 4 10 ctt iaa 23 ccau, ai r nana. ' 1 CARTELS M I VCR BO'RAX By purchasing that long wanted Refrigerator now. You can make good use of it for two months or more this year, and will avoid paying a higher price next season. We have made large reductions to close out balance of stock. QUARTERED OAK PAW EL REFRIGERATORS. Regular price, $7.50 now $5-75 Regular price, $8.50 now $8-75 BELD1NG REFRIGERATORS. Regular price, $8.95 now $7-98 Regular price, $12.75 now $10-95 Regular price, $14.95 now $12.75 Regular price, $17.50 now $14-50 : '"o" PAN TRY to PARLOR J ROCHESTER NY ;..;..;..T..t..;..:-x; 'Phone 2955. CO. I J T I ? J. t I JL J. SPECIALS j& Lawn Swings. Fonr-passenger, were $.". to-day ?4.49. Ice Cream Freezers. From 1 -quart up to 25-quart size, 10 per cent, discount. Dish Pans, Gray. Ten-quart size, were 49c, to-day 2oc Mason Fruit Jars. flnts, GOc; quarts, 60c; Va gallon. 7 Root Beer Bottles. Pint patent stopper, per dozen S5c 8 Qt. Agate Tea Kettles. 69c each, blue, white lined. 0c 1- T ! T Beach. OCEAN STEAMERS. USE CCMPAGN it GENERALE TRASSATUSTIQU5 dreet Lint- to Harm Paris, Frsno-j SaninK everv Thursday at n A. M From Pier ti Xorth River, foot Mortou dt . X T La Cii-tane A iff. i'. ' Lu mvuie fept 17 U Ijrrme Suin. 3 ' I. (ia-c-oitne Se t 1 'Lm louraine Sept. in i La Bretagna Sept. 'a 'Twin Screw Ptearners. ?eneralAsrcacv. S2 Brr.lway, New Torx. J. C. Kalbfleisch. 20 State Street, ) K.J. Amsden & Co., Powers Klk. Rochester !. Y C. J. Gilbert, 11 Exchange rttreeD HORSES FOR SALS PONIES INDIAN and SHETLAND Eafe for Ladies aid Children to Drive. Brok to Harness and Saddle. b Icdian and 3 Shetland. 2 inatclxpd pairs. Gso. Bantei's Sons, 282 Lake Ave M C3 RSESI Just arrived from West fresh carload of horses: also one eeal-brown stallion and with have fuur tprintiers ior sale. .r, A- T- SOURS, Phone 1141. 4i 31 Stillson fet. We can show you many good banjos at low prices and many excellent Jones for a little more money. Remember we are agents for the famous Washburn instruments of unexcelled quality. Send for Catalogue. MACKIE PIAlT MUSIC CO. 100 STATE STREET 190 PHONES. Store closes at 1 P. M. Saturdays daring Angnst Geo. Engert & Co., Wholesale and Retail Dealers la Ho. 306 Exchange Street. Telephone 237. INSURANCE F. J. Amsden & Son Fewer Bldg., Cor Main and Stats 3.'j. Fhenfx Ins. Co. National Union Ins. Co. Albany tns. Co. National Standard Ins. Co. Make Your Own Catsup. USE KLINZING'S HUNGARIAN CATSUP ESSENCE ..J1 mfla,kps catsup of Kright color and delicious flavor, and saves time and money over the old method. .c sure von K't the orlclrml HUNGARIAN CATSU P ESSENCE as there are worthless Imitations. For Sale by Ail Csslers. ri. Yalt'a treat Taalc tor Corlnj Ccrjla!nti of W?i It urHties m merit nil otuers. Si mm Taio guarantees Ir. wi;l reston fat in women to robust, healih. lis in vlrorminir power is nulkiy felt ia heart, pulso and brain, Vrne63c. SIBLEV, LINDSAY & CCKR CO.. Kotheiter Ajceut. CURSE OF DRINK Cored by WHITE RIBBON REMEDY. Ko taete. No odor. Can be irlvec in iflas of .ter tea or collee without ptlent a knowlecle. White Ii.bton Memody will cur. or destroy ttio diseased a;pettto for alcoholic stimulant, whether the Iatieni U a ooenrmed inebriate, a "tipoler," alal Tlrlnjceror drankard. Drusrjfists or by mall, i ... Trial package free by writing MP1. A. M. TO'iVN"-FENI1 (lor year aec'y a W. C. T. V.i, Tretao'nt St., Uoiitoa, Mass. 8old In Rch.8Ler by JJAJkJLPJLUQgOit arrfl Main rect HgsU NEW ADVERTISEMENTS. STOP! Do you want to save a dollar? Then be sure and call at 24 State St. where the Midsummer Clearance Sale of Shoes is going on. E. I.IZSSER, s-ca. state: st. Most Satisfactory Most Economical At All Grocers MOSELEY & MOTLEY MILLING CO, A DENTIST TO EXTRACT Fill, Mnke or Crown your TePth, tou should do tlie saint) as lu selecting a l'hvsiclii n when ill. Jet the Heat. If you do, you'll come dlrevt to us. No one can do yortr work more ntl-sntlsfactorl'.y. See U3 about the Teeth to-iI:i y. TAFFS DENTAL ROOHS, 187 EastMaintre.L Cornerstone ai. WE NEVER AD VI SE GLASSES EXCEPT WHEN NECESSARY EMPIRE OPTICAL CO., 15 Clinton Ave. South. Tho Whisks? that mods tho hit l.-i BuKa!3 has como to Roches-tar to st3". oldeh Grain Whiskey. "Tati LUC. Mora. Tho Smoothest Wbisfeoy ever tastad. you McGreal Bros. f Hor!h and Franklin Sis. Solo Distributers for Rochester. Round Trip New York Central Excursion to Wednesday, kug. 26tli Trains Leave 6:05, 8:25, 10:30 A. M. lRound 1 rip MADE FROM All Old Wheal 8 NEW YORK STATE CORPSASSEMBLY CONVENTION OF SPANISH WAR VETERANS. SIMMONS FOR COMMANDER Captain of L. TScrdman Smith Command, of this City, Regarded as Logical .Candidate for Neti) Head of the Corps. A orimpaiKn bidding fair to rival anything of a like nature in political circles is being conducted among the visiting delegates of the Spanish War Veterans, for the position of Corps Commander of the state of New York. Principal in the field are Captain Charles Alonzo Simmons, of Tj. Rnrdniati Smith Command, No. 5,'i, S. W. V., also commander of the Eighth Separate Company, of this city and General Eugene Grillin, of New York city. No little rivalry, though in a perfectly friendly way, is manifest between the several contingencies from surrounding cities, and the election, which takes place on Tuesday, promises to be warmly contested. Since the formation of the organization, New York city has ben favored with the election of two corps commanders, while riuffalo. at the extreme west, has been favored with one corps commander. For this reason there is a strong feeling through New York state in general that will not be downed that, as the East and the "West have both with success placed their candidates in the coveted office, the central portion of the state should this time have that honor. Captain C. A. Simmons is, therefore, a logical candidate for the position, and to what extent he will be supported and upheld by his many fri-nds may be learned from the fact that Buffalo, almost solid: Niagara Falls, Jamestown, Itatavia ami Tonawanda, and some New York city delegates will name him ns their choice. In talking with Hamilton Ward, Jr., of F.uffalo, national judge advocate, it was learned th:t F.ufl'alo comes to this city seeking nothing. Mr. War.l sail: "Jluf-falo realiz'-s the honors she has received at the hands of ihe organisation. and socks none at this convention. She has ben honored with judge advocati of the national body, corps commander, which rxi'dtion is now hold by Colonel F. J. War.l and other oHleors cf importance, so that now all she asks is that braiil; be behind the choice of the convention; that a business head may take charge." Although Mr. Ward made no statement to that effect, it was (rained from other visiting delegates that Captain Simmons seemed to lie the man that in their minds would best fill the position. The New York C( rps Assembly, which meets in this city to-day, is the annual assembly of Spanish War Veterans of the state of New York. The Spanish War Veterans are divided, each state being known as a "corps" and each forming a part tit the national body. The programme? for to-day's session i- as follows: Assembly of delegates, in Common Council chambers, 'iiy Hall, where, oil business sessions will bo held. Ill o'clock. Include! in the morning session will be nu address of welcome by A. J. Ilodenbeek. mayor of Rochester; response by I.ie'iten-ont-Colonel Francis (J. Ward, commander of the Corps of the state of -New York, Spanish War Veterans; the appointment of committees on credentials, organization of Convention,, reading of stated reports by corps' oJlicers, and the reference of the reports to tin committees. At 12 o'clock an adjournment will be taken. At 2 o'clock the convention wiM again convene, at wh'ch time a business session will be conducted. The reports of the officers will be read, and the reference of the reports to committees will be made. At 3 o'clock another .i.i-jourument will be made, at which time the delegates will board the New York Central train nt the Central avenue station for Ontario IJeach. At 4 o'clock nt Ontario Ieach a clambake and sevtral field sports will be held. The events follow: One hundred-yard dash, three leggcl race, backward run, indoor baseball game, between members of E. P.ordman Smith Command and delegates from the Spanish War Veterans' Commands of l;uiTuio. For nil these events prizes will be cigars. After tho sports Lave been run a clambake is scheduled to be held. Admission to the ball park will L.; granted only to those who wear delegates' badges, which may be secured at the Common Council chambers this morning or afternoon, or at the ball i.ark," by those entitled to them. In connection with the convention here today a very piensant feature In the nature of a reunion of the I'.urTalo commands, of which there are five, will he held. xtlce to this -Cect has lier-n posted throughout the western end of the state, and all comrades have been Invited to Join the Iluffalo contingent la Its advance upon this city. The Iluffalo commands, under the auspices of the Joint City Hoard. S. AV. V., will leave that city on the. 8:10 o'clock train this morning. The regular corps headquarters will be located at the Whlteomb House, but Buffalo headquarters are to be established at the Eggle-ston. Among the prominent officers from nuffalo who will he present at the convention to-day many of whom have already arrived, are: Hamilton Ward. Jr., national Judge advocate; Colonel F. C. Ward, corps commander, commissioner of public works; Captain O. O. Victor, editor of the Huffalo Times, aide-decamp on Chief Crell's starf, and captain of the ISruso -Cnuiracey Command, of Iluffalo; Captain A. I!. Gllfillan, of Liscom Command, also an aide-de-camp on tho national staff; Major C. F. Ftruso, state medical director; Captain Williams, of the Ituckey Command; Captain John T. Ryan of the Hughs Command, and Captain Casey, of the Seyburn Command. A large number of delegates arrived yesterday from New York city. Tliene have taken quarters at the Whlteomb House, where they are carrying on a campaign In favor of fJeiioral Griffin, their candidate, of New York. Though the New York delegates are doing a great deal of talking with regard to the merits of the candidate whom they have placed in the field, the Rochester men are satisfied with a great deal more thinking, and the Buffalo, Niagara Falls and Tonawanda, Jamestown and Hatavla men seem to be affected In the same way. During the convention addresses will be Klvcn by Captain I.elmbach of Brooklyn, Colonel F. . Ward of Buffalo and James I.. Whitley of Rochester. Other officers of the convention are: Senior vice-commander, A. J. Kline, of New York; Junior vlce-commana-er, John M. Thompson. New York; adjutant. I,. D. Fetzer, New York. The association includes a command of veteran sailors, the Neptune Naval Command of Brooklyn. Regular Trip to the PnrK. Two nights Jn succession the patrol wagon has been called to Seneca Park early In the evening to gather up the remnants of the gang of drunks that almost daily stray Into the park from, the Rifle Range saloons to take the car home. Last night Sergeant Allen landed a burly man before the turnkey and the fellow gave the name of Louis P. Smith. He was charged with Intoxication. Sergeant George Alt and Officer Leary arrested "Smith" near the pavilion. LABOR DAY SPORTS. Commitlee Has Arranged Them in Part. Chief Marshal Appoints Aides. At a meeting of the General Committee in charge of the celebration on Labor Day, which was held at No. 17 Andrews street yesterday morning, a number of committees reported. The Committee on Sports has arranged its programme in part. Among others the sports that follow will 6e held in the ball grounds at Ontario Beach: loo-yard dash, for union men only. Fat men's race, 19u pounds or over, 100 yards, open to all. Three-legged race, union men only, Z0 yards. Watermelon eating contest, open to all boys. Shoe race, open to all ladles. f:0-yard dash, women only. Running jump, union men only. Time race, open to union men only. Hop, skip and jump, union men only. TiiK-of-war. married and single men. Potato paring race, open to members of the Women's Card and Label League. Baseball game. Michael J. O'Brien Is chairman of the General Committee, John Logle is secretary and It. N. Chapman Is secretary of the Press Committee. The general order that follows has been Issued by Chief Marshal John G. Reynlck: General Order No. 2: Chief Marshal Reynlck appoints hla aides for Labor Day as follows: Joel Moses, Clothing Cutters Union, No. Kin. first division. Thomas Chadwlck, Machinists' Union, No. OS, second division. I. W. Egan, Clerks' Union, No. 447, third division. Joseph Welch, Street and Laborers' Union, No. 7,4or. fourth division. M. J. O'Brien, Carpenters' Union, No. 72, nrtu. division. D. J. Fitzstmmons. Cigar Makers' No. ft. sixth division. Patrick (Julrk, Brewery Workers' Union, Union, No. 74, seventh division. John Logle. Shoemakers' Union, No. 13, eighth division. Rochester Man in WrecK. Among the passengers on the newspaper train that was wrecked at Little Falls yesterday was Emanuel Mason, of this city, who is In the employ of the Rochester News Company. He was somewhat bruised, though not seriously lnured. The wreck delayed the arrival of New York and other Eastern papers in this city several hours. Trespassed in "Wilson's Orchard. Michael Nochlike is under arrest on the cliarge of entering the orchard of F.dwln Wilson, on Hudson avenue, without permission of the owter. Wilson has suffered greatly from depredations of thieves and has heretofore availed himself of his trusty shotgun to enforce respect for his apples. CLIPPED SEVEN SECONDS FROM WOMEN'S RECORD rVemnrhabl Performance of a Sixteen-Year-Old Girl at a Boston Eath House. Boston. Mass.. Aug. 23. Elizabeth MeAvoy, 10 years old, yesterday beat by seven f-eonas the woman's world s record for swimming lOo yards. 1 minute 2t"S seconds, held by Miss Golden. Miss MeAvoy's time was made la practice and therefore docs not warrant n revision of tables, but several watches held over her tal'led. Furthermore, sbe made the 10O yards !n seventy strokes, which is something extraordinary. The work was performed at the big L street bath house, where for three years the girl has been a faithful " plunger," aud where, on August 2Mh, she expects to clip ten seconds from Miss Golden's time. Should she make a record on that occasion, It will be official. Superintendent Rowe, Peter MeNally snd George Conners, all famous swimmers, have taken a great interest la Miss McAvoy, and re confident that Miss Golden's time will be lowered officially. ' I expect to make the 100 yards in record time and keep on an hundred more at same speed," said MHj McAvoy. to-day. I have a style that wins. It Is an adaptation of the Australian stroke used la part by Me-Nally, Conners and McKusker and is a long, rlht overhand with left balance and feather, and a little fin wort with a clean kick off." INDUSTRIAL LEAGUE. Armstrongs Defeated L'tr & Dunns, and Three Teams Are Tied for First Place. Won. Ist. P.C. Armstrong's a - .CO) Ftx i. Dunn's 3 - .t:nt Ford's :t - ." B. It. P 2 2 Gleason's - - ,.'oo E. 1". Reed's 2 a .4oo Armstrongs 22. Viz & Dunns 6i The Armstrongs defeated the Utz & Dunns by a big margin yesterday. Had the latter team won the game, tuey would have secured the championship of the Industrial Leape, but as it is, three teams are now tied for first honors. The I'tz i Dunn team were unable to hit Waldock's curves, who pitched n remarkably good game, striking out l'J men. Score by innings: Armstrongs 04721 3 10 422 19 4 Utz tc Dunns .. 101100 3 0 0 j H 5 Batteries. Waldock and White; Watt and Dodd; umpire, Stone. Among the Amateurs. The Brighton Stars defeated Chase'n Sluggers by a score of 13 to O. The bnttery for the winners was Landon and Cook; for the losers. J. Hill and G. Hill. The White Eagle Juniors would like to arrange a game with any team under 13 years of age. ClialleuKes should be sent to Charles Kay, No. 17t Stanislaus avenue. The All Sports would like to arrange games with any amateur tenuis of the city for Sundays. Challenges should be addressed to N. Doane, No. HI Monroe avenue. The Young Uniques would like to arrange a game with any team lu Western New York under 12 years of age, the Falcons preferred. Challenges should he addressed to Frederick Kuausdorf, No. GO lloeltzer street. Thtt White Stai-s defeated the Gleasous by a score of 31 to H. The battery for the winners was Miller and Smith; for the losers, McDonald. Hughes and Link. The victors would like to hear from the Denvers for a Sunday morning game. Challenges should te seut to H. Uoschert, No. ftOj St. Paul street. North King and Caspian Bulletin. Round trip each week day for Bay of Quinte and Thousand Islands, $2.73; daily for Cobourg and Port Hope, ?1.00 on rebate plan; every Sunday, 50c. Only 59.95 to the Seashore. Excursion via the Pennsylvania Railroad August 25th. East of the season. Atlantic City, Cape May, Sea Isle Cits' or Ocean City, N. J. Tickets good for fifteen days. Consult ticket agent at station. Go and Her Governor Odell, He will speak at the big Livingston county picnic at Conesus Eake, Tuesday, August 25tli. Erie Railroad trains leave Rochester at t:50 and 0:35 A. M. Returning, leave Lakeville at 4:37 and S 1. M. The Epd of the World. This is the last week of daily trips to 1.000 Islands via Bay of Quinte route. North King or Caspian. Try it and you'll feel glad. CAMP TALKS ON FOOTBALL RULES CHANGES TO BRING ABOUT MORE VARIED ATTACK. GAME NO LESS INTERESTING Alterations Will Make the Plat; More Open and Much Easier for Spectators to Follow Hard and ln yielding Armor Cannot Be Worn Never before in the history of the sport has there been a time when It was more difficult to predict what the various styles of play would be in the approaching season, says Walter Camp lu tho Philadelphia Press. For a few years the rules have been allowed to crystallize so that the coach and players have been given an opportunity of building upon a secure foundation certain methods of play, which have from season to season been developed to higher degrees of perfection. The spectators had progressed In a remarkable manner In the uuderstandlng of the final points of the rules and play until they were very nearly as keen as the officials in detecting anything wrong with the code and had become remarkably clever in appreciating the finer points and formation plays, as well as the duties of the individual players. With It all had come, however, a desire on the part of the spectators of the football field, from their view in the grand stands, to have the game simplified, and this element, combining with those who had come to believe that mass plays, so-called, were dangerous, produced a party of protestants In favor of another form of play and a body-that must be listened to. Whether any form of piny can ever be devised lu a game involving such personal contact that shall be free from danger is decidedly doubtful, but neither the parent nor spectator can be more desirous of this than are the ruicmakers aud players. The rulemakers began their sessions In March, and after having collected by mall a large number of plans of the various followers of the sport and having succeeded In securing many suggestions went into session and continued their meetings as often as the members could get together during a period of some three months. The resolutions passed at their first meeting gave something of an idea of their position on the subject. They expressed the desire to make such alterations as should render the criticism less and to consider lu detail the propositions already submitted and any new ones that might be offered. The result of ail these meetings was the production of the football rules as they stand for 11XJ3. There are two views to be taken of these rules. The first is that of the spectator and the second that of the player. This article puts before the spectator the facts as to tese rules aud the changes that he is liable to see brought about by them. Iu the first place the spectator, as he looks out on the field, will see that its middle section, that is, the space bounded by the two twenty-five-yard lines and the side lines, Is marked out like a checkerboard. The space from each twenty-live -yard Hue to the goal line is a gridiron, as of old. The object of this marking, 33 was the object cf the five-yard lines orlin.illy. Is to assist the referee In determining rapidly distances without resort to a tape measure. The transverse lines throughout the field are to Indicate whether a side has made the necessary five yards in three attempts, but the longitudinal lines used In the middle section are made necessary by a new rule. It will be remembered ttint there wns a time in the history of the same when the quarterback, that Is, the msn who first receives the ball from the snap-back In the scrimmage, could himself carry the ball forward. After some years a law was made preventing the quarterback from carrying the ball forward beyond the line of scrimmage. The new rule of 1003 gives him a chance once more of being a runner with the ball. He will, however, not be permitted to plunge through the middle of the line, but he must go at least five yards out, that is towards the ends of tlie due. from the place player runs five yards out or not. Under where the ball was snapped back. With this marking It will not be a difficult thing for the refereo to decide whether the this rule there may be more cr less dispute as to whether the man goes far enougft out. This would be more liable to prove the case If the quarterback were allowed to run with the ball inside, that Is, between the twenty-five yard line and the goal. It Is hardly provable that there will be a great amount of dispute over this, provided the quarterback runs out beyond the tackle. This is, however, a weakness of the rule, but It is hardly liable to prove serious. The spectators will soon have accustomed themselves to this checkerboard effect. At this point the spectator may expect to see the players as they come running upon tht f.eld present a complete chango of appearance from that of former years, owing to the fact that there has been legislation regarding the heavy armor. Some may even anticipate seeing the contestants appear upon the gridiron as lightly clad as a man on a Tace track, or like the bare-kneed English players. In this the spectator will be disappointed, for while the rules will be strictly enforced regarding the protecting armor. It probably will not be so markedly different In appearance from that of the old. The heavy sole leather helmet will probably be replaced by soft leather with, pneumatic cushions with padding running around the top. From the grand stands, however, the appearence of the cap will not be far different from that of the old. The spectator, however, can rest assured that this season there will be no hard or unyielding substance worn on the players that is not eo padded on the outside as to render It harmless to other players. It is hoped that quite a good deal of this will be discarded. The spectator should also note a change made In the penalty for holding opponents, that is, by using the hands or arms when lu possession of the ball. Instead of losing the ball it means a loss of five yards. This, however, is a lesser penalty than the loss of the ball. Tackling below the knee will no longer be ruled against and In fact this rule has become practically dead. The linesman will also become far moTe Important, as he will be practically another umpire, being charged with the duty of calling and penalizing offside play in the line, tripping and roughing a full-back after a kick. The first thing In the play Itself that will attract the attention of the observer tin-doubtedly will be the formation of the men for the scrimmage. As soon as the ball is kicked off, caught, run with, and the player brought down, the spectator will find that, if the ball has been brought back by those who caught the kick into the middle section of the field, instead of seeing the team line up as of old with a formation play of some kind, taking a tackle or a guard back, he will see what may be called a return to the good old days of football, when seven men were always on the line of scrimmage. The rule this year provides that la this middle section a team must have seven men on tne line when the ball is put In play. What the spectators will see next nobody knows, for opinions are sn txtim styles of p'.ay will be adopted that on !l8t need to be a prophet who before th October could tell much about wh " teams will do when they come to th 1 important contests. The chances Wr the spectators jvill see some klckln- more than formerly. Bt whether Thf' be brought about by the inability 0f !a gain ground when they have only rt back of the line, or simply hy 1? the chances of a high kick and a 0pl mains to be seen. The spectators5; will have the opportunity of KPe.n J done more clearly than in the ' plays, and this Is one of the reenn, ot tlons for the alterations. tonii,. As soon ns the ball gets between th t ty-five-yard line and the goal the t privileged to use the formation nlav, ! " last two or three years, and it IE I : th that they will do so. probabi, The nest thing that will strike th . tor Is when a fullback has kicked th the opponents will no longer rush tin and knock him down. Few amoc- the h! have realized that the reason for thla . ent brutality has been that this m, Pp"' after kicking the ball, if he were ?t T' run up the field and there get the ball k self or put his own man on side so th.. could get It, and gain as much as if v. 1 made a run of equal distance, himself ! 1 ing the ball. In order to prevent this .J"7" ent brutality a rule has been made ren-'" It impossible for a kicker to put his n? side or himself get the ball 80 longT.Vj1 kick carries the bail over the line of .J' mage. aenm. Still another alteration which will be and commented upon by the spectatoT? that when a team has been scored DPon?v, are not absolutely forced to kick off aad let their opponents at once have another portunlty to recommence their runalnir It Is possible now for a side that ha, h scored upon to choose whether they kick off or have their opponents kick off t seems only fair that the side which has h scored upon should be able to exercise th" option thus in this matter. On the whole tT alterations and their effect upon the should not render the game any less or more difficult to understand while will bring about a more varied stvle .? tated In the different sections of the field tated In the different sections o ft he fie:i OLYMPIC GAMES AT THE ST. LOUIS EXPOSITION - Big List of Events Promised for N'ex( Summer's Meet Which is the Fin; to bo Held in America. New York, Aug. 23.-Secretary Sulllns, the Athletic Union, has returned from ft. , Louis, where he attended a meeting 0! tii Executive Olympic Committee of the An teur Athletic Union of the United Sutev This meeting was called by Walter Liginger president of the union, the object being ti organize the Olympic games. The commute decided upon the events and the date upoq which the Olympic games will be held, the dates selected being August 23. 30, SlUia September 1. 2, 3, VM4, on the grounds of tin Louisiana Purchase Exposition, which opew In St. Louis next April. The committee decided that all tra-1 events of the Olympic games will be meu ured according to the metric system. This k something that will be sure to please tit' representatives from foreign countries. Tin Olympic committee of 1K4 was appoint and the entire schedule of the OlympM events was decided upon. It Is the wish ol the International Committee that all eva decided during 1004 shall be known u til Olympic championship. As this is the first Olympic meetia era held in this country the committee projose to make it one that will Jong be remembers; by followers of American athletics. The Hat meeting since the revival was held in Atheu in 1SUJ, and the second in Tarls In 1000. Til one that will be held in conjunction with till World's Fair will bo the third and promise to be the greatest Olympiad ever held. The list of events that comprise the worM'l championship fixtures is larger than the 021 at Paris, aud nearly three times the size ol that at the Athens meeting. The prizes wli. be unique and costly, and it is expected thai the best athletes In the world will be ia St Louis to compete. Work will soon be begun In the arena d the exhibition, und it is expected that til track will be the best quarter-mile tracl that can be built. A grand stand that seat 2o,W0 persons will be erected, and til gymnasium for the physical training exlilH is now nearly completed. The following is the programme decMet upon for the games at St, Louis during til exposition: OLYMPIC SCHEDULE. May 14 Interscholastlc meet, for St- Look only. ..tav 21 Open handicap athletic meetmt. May 2i InterscliolHStK' meet for thesdiooj of Louisiana Purchase territory. May 30 Western college championship. June 2 A. A. L'. handicap meeting. June 3. A. A. I, junior championships. jUIle 4a. A. U. senior championships- June 11 Olympic College champloush.pJ, open to colleges of the world. June 13 Central Association champlonsa.? June IS -Mass exhibition. Turners. June 20 to ;i College baseball. July 1 and 2 Turners' international I vldua'l and team contests. julv 4 A. A. U. all-around championsa.pl- July 5, li and 7 Lacrosse. July S and S Swimming and water po- championships. . ., July 11 aud 12 Interscholastlc basketMil championships. ,k. July 13 and 14 Y. M. C. A. basketball championships. , .... July 15 and 16 Olympic world's baskeraau championships. Julv is and If Basketball. , July 2! to 23 Irish sports, hnrlloj & Gaelic football. . July 2:) Open athletic club handicap ing of the Western Association. A. A. C July So Championships Western Assoc tlon A. A. U. 1 August 5 and 6 Interscholastlc cham?-"' ships, schools of the world. August 8 to 13 Tennis. August IS and 19 Y. M. C. A. days. , August 2."t. 30. 31 and September 1, Saw Olympic games. September 8 to 10 World's fencing tlr plonships. September 12 to 15 Olympic cricket cswr plonshlp. October 1 Military carnival. October 14 and 15 A. A. U. trtesW11 championships. October 17 Mass Turners. October 23 A. A. U. gymnastic champ""' ships. October 29 Gvmnnstlc championships-November 10 and 11 Relay racing, open athletic clubs, colleges, schools and 1- lu C. A. November 12 College football. . .. November 1" and It; Association footrta.u November 17 Association football (mora IncK , November 17 Cross-country chaniplonsm," (afternoon). November IS and 19 Association footMi. November 24 College football. East", West and local cross-country championship- October 3. 4 and 5 Open for baseball cDaoi-plouship games. New Cycling Championship Established. Copenhagen, Aug. 23. -At the International cycling meeting, which was continued her to-day. tho, two-kilometer professional championship of the world was won by EllfRa Of Denmark, and the lOO-kilometer amateur world's championship was taken by ADu mars, of Switzerland. The Tan-American Still Running. If you don't believe it. go to the Torn to exhibition and see. A great grauu --There and back for one dollar via M King or Caspian.

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