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M-i. fir P- ft.?' J- Jt Tjf r- Jrft" 1 -ft :^l iff.1- Mi '..'AM 'a! I'^I 1 i?f %'$ -f.V*' ife*" r'.ii *ijfr -ii? -ft1?! y^giS- *"$**# STANDING OF TIIE Played. Millers Defeat Mudhens and the Murky Maumee SEE-SAW DOINGS AT MUDHEMILLE Millers Win Out in One of Those "Teeterboard" Contests. AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OLIIBS. Won. 67 60 07 58 54 f.i 45 37 Columbjs 107 Ja'.Vw uke lu6 Minneapolis Louisville 107 Kan5.a City 107 Lost. 40 46 48 52 63 50 DO Pot. .C27 .sea .548 .510 .509 .477 .43$ .34$ en GAMES TODAY. Minneapolis at Toledo. St t'iu at Columbus Kansas City at Louisville Milwaukee at Indianapolis. Speoial "Sh Journal. Toledo. Ohio, Aug 8Tti Tolodu team lost the first game of the Toledo Minneapolis series yesterday aftornoon after one of the oddestfought battles erer seen here The spectators were kopt on edge at all times during the game, as one side and then the other would play the best article of ball Forest Thomas and Chech were the opposing ehootere. and both pitched good ball, alttto the local man got the worst of the argument when It came to" hlU Fouiteen were made off his dclivpM while Thomas allowed nine, but th !T\)letki bunch were two to tie good in the error column aud this was the cause of,the game going to the millers The battle went ten innings before the visitors finally won, and the crowd left the field satisfied that their team put up a game uphill fight 'Peaches" Graham was bPhtnd the bat for Minneapolis, and his work nn of the veteran style. Besides catoh1ns an eriorless game, he made three hits and stole one base Davis was another miller to nnkc thioo hits and one of these was a two bigger Orcminger Hart and Freeman each got two single* while Sullivan and Ojler got one apiece The game started in with the flr^t two Innings blnnkod but in the third the visitors made one ard in the fourth three moie The hens also mar'e one in their part of the fourth, bnt in the sixth anothei miller scored making the score to 1 'Die fan* were beginning to lose heart, but were biased up when their favorites fell on ThoniT*' bonders foi fnir in the eighthonInnings Two do tblu one single nn base ball helped tl 0 thing along, and when the side had been retired the score was Ave all around. Each team ido a score in the ninth, and in the tenth tho millers decided to end the affair Davis 1 Sullivan 'were retired, and then big Gremmge. '-'ngled and was followed by Hart, who also bmgled for one base advancing Grem rrppimn was next to bat and he hit one Inside of flist bi^o whlrh Cl-\rke fielded propeilv but Chech "ot ni tides mixed in covering the sack anil 1-M the bull drop, allowing Greminger to en *-s the plate -with the winning run The Tun To iiowd could not touch Thomas and the first *ii men were easv outs The same tfams ]ii pi-n todav on the Armory park dia rnond Yesterday's score 1 0 4 Toledo AB Clin,ni ss 5 Tlirke If 5 2 Oi]woll of 5 0 P"min 21 5 0 Ktueger b 5 0 N ince if 4 1 \V (laike lb 1 1 I ind 3 1 Chech 3 1 A 2 0 0 2 4 0 0 2 7 4 1 1 10 0 80 PO 3 1 2 0 3 14 7 0 2 1 Totals 88 6 Mlnnei polls AB Davi= rf 6 2 Sullivan, if 4 1 domineer 3b 5 1 Hoit If 5 0 Freemin lb 1 Grihim 5 0 Oi lei ss 3 1 Tox 2b 2 0 Thomas 5 1 17 A 0 0 4 0 0 1 6 1 2 Totals 41 7 14 80 14 2 Toledo 000100041 06 Minneapolis 001801001 17 Two base hits, Clarke 2, W. Clarke. DaviB, base- on balls off Chech 2. off Thomas 2, striKk out bt Chech 3, by Thomas 5, left on bises Toledo 5, Minneapolis 18 double plays, Jvinegei to Land to W Clarke, Cllngman to Demont. passed balls, Graham 2, Land 1, stolen bi=es Pn'Ws Sullivan. Graham, Demont sacrifice bits Sullivan, Graham, Oyler, Fox. W Claike hit with ball, Sullivan, Hart, Oyler, Fox Time, 2 20. Umpire, Fred Abbott. RAIN PREVENTS GAME. Columbus Aug 6 Rain yesterday afternoon prevented Columbus and St. Paul playing. Double headeis will be played today and to- THREE! LEAGUE Davenport 2 Bloomlngton 1. Decitur, no game, wet grounds. Dubuque 5 Peoria S Watch Your Thirty Feet of Bowels! OU have thirty feet of Intestines! What makes food travel through them? A set of Muscles that line the walls of these Intestines or Bowels. When a piece of Food rubs the walls of the Intestines these Muscles tighten behind it, and thus it starts & Muscle-wave which drives it through tho whole length tl the Bowels. It should take about 12 hours to do this properly, so that nutritious parts of the food may have time to bo digested and absorbed. But, if it takes twice or three times fhat period the food spoils in passing, and becomes as poisonous as if it had decayed before being eaten. "How, the cause of delay (Constipation) Is 3lmpiy Weakness, or Laziness of the |3owel-Muscles. Want of Exercise, Indoor Employment, weakens these Bowel-Muscles, just as it weakens Arm and Leg Muscles. c'Physic" to III* rFS fa ir'j like Salts, Calomel, Jalap, Phosphate of Soda, Mineral Waters, simply flush-out the Bowels for the one occasion only. They do not remove the Cause of Constipation. But this is different with Cascarets. Cascarets act on the Muscles of the Bowels and Intestines. They act just as Cold Water, or Exercise act on a Lazy man. They act like exercise. A Cascaret produces the same rsort of Natural result that a Six Mile walk in the country would produce. The Vest Pocket Box is sold by all Druggists, at Ten Cents. Be very careful to get the genuine. made only by the Sterling Remedy Co., and never sold in bulk. Every tablet (Stamped "CCC." 747 FINE CUTLERY A fan tin* ot Carta Sets, Manicure Cases, Shaving Outfits, Telle sgsi&rt- J07 Klogtot Ave.t Minneapolis. -3* Monday Evening ~S*'**'* SAYS ATHLETES ABE POOR MEN Scientist Avers that Competitive Sports Injure the Heart and Lungs. Journal Spoolal Servic*. New York, Aug. .Soiance has coma toroaxd with a new and striking statement. It has joined a fresh link to the chain of indictments against athletics carried to an Immoderate dogiee. Once beyopd the bounds of moderation, physical exercise and physical training not only weaken the heart for a lifetime, predispose to pneumonlu, cause pulmonary tuberculosis and make extra possible a dosen other ills, bnt they 11nut a man for being the ideal husband and father. "It will be found," says Dr. Robert E Cough lln of Biookljn. In a series of papers he has written on the use and abuse of athletics and the deaths of athletes, "that comparatively few athletes marry Of those who do marry a small percentage ha-ve children. A large percentage are divorced by their wives." Has Watched Athletes. Dr. Coughlin has boon collecting statistics upon and following the oareers of athletes for years. Be examined the contestants in amateur boxing matches, and the abnormal development of the best of them struck him. Magnificently developed as to their muscles, they were far from being men of normal health nnd strength lieyond a certain point the muscular training was at the expense of their vitality It took away fiom the heart and the lungs. There was scarcely an organ of the system not affected and made less effective. It seemed worth while to explore further into the cause. .'In regurd to the benefit to be derived from athletics," says the doctor, "one has only to remember the physiology of exercise to become convlm ed of the fact that exercise, per se, may be 'very beneficial. The point to bear In mind la to advise the person to stop before fatigue becomes evident. We can do this readily when the athlete is interested in games for the mere exercise, but such advice cannot be offered when his aim is to excel In an athletic contest. Here is where athletics do great harm, and it would be a safe rule to adv4se against all forms of athletics in the nature of a contest. Heart Troubles. "Athletics may be said to be beneficial until the heart begins to be markedlv hypertrophied. This is the danger blgual Hypertrophied is the medical man's way of saying enlarged. That is, the walls or musclos of the heart Increase in size. "Athletics is a two-edged sword. The prime object in athletics is improvement of the general health." Health one of the big English authorities (Sir Michael Foster) puts it, does not exist. It is like happiness Kaeh has a goal or limit which, while seemingly attainable, eludes perfect possession. The body consists of a number of mechanisms which have the closest and most exact relations, and as they approximate to harmony there is health, but when disordered there is ill health ONE APIECE AT LOUISVILLE. Louisville, Aug. 6Louisville and Kansas City broke even in a double-header yesterday. The first game was an eleven-Inning contest, the visitors winning out in the eleventh by batting Puttmann hard Brashear's fielding, stop by Franta, and the batting of Woodruff and Leahy were the features. In the second game the locals batted Durham hard with men on bases, while Elliott was a puarle to the visitors. A Btop by MeBride was the feature. The scores. First Game Louisville 0 000200010 08 10 3 Kansas City.. 1000002000 36 14 2 BatteriesPuttmannn, Dnnkle and Shaw, Egan and Leahy. Second Game^ E Louisville 10101008 *6 15 2 Kansas City 0 0000010 01 5 2 BatteriesBUiott and Stoner Durham and Sullivan. NATIONAL LEAGUE STANDING OP THE OLTJBS. Played. Won. 08 68 93 93 97 99 95 09 Chicago \ew York Pitt&burg Philadelphia Cincinnati Brooklyn St. louis Boston Lost. 30 32 34 53 56 55 63 62 Pet. .693 .656 .634 .434 .434 .421 .364 .854 61 69 44 43 40 36 24 GAMES TODAY. Chicago at New York. Pittsburg at Boston Cincinnati at Brooklyn. St. LouU at Philadelphia. WESTERN LEAGUE Des Moines 8, Denver 7. Lincoln 6, 8, Omaha 0, 2. EASTERN LEAGUE Jersey City 4, 0, Newark 9, 8. Montreal 7, 8, Toronto 2, 5. Women Admire the man who is stylishly and neatly dressed. And women have a most critical eye for style and neatness in men's attire. If you look well in her eyes, you may rest satisfied that you are correctly attired. you let us clothe you, you may be sure of being well dressed and we 11 furnish you with the best materials made up in the newest stylesa perfect fit for very little cash. Special Discount Offered Just Now. Barnaby's Clothiers. Hatters. Furnishers. Nicollet and Fourth St. If it comes from Barnaby's it must be good. TO TWIN CITIES "Twin City Trolley Trips" is a handsome 48-page folder, beautifully printed in colors, on finest paper, in highest art. Tells, in an entertaining way, how to see all the interesting sights of the Twin Cities in the least possible time at the least possible expense. Filled with beautiful pictures and instructive charts. Also includes a large colored panoramic map of Twin Cities, their famous lakes, parks and resorts. You should have one for your G. A. JR. friends. Can be obtained only on personal application at Ticket Office, 13 North Sixth Street (not given to children), or mailed to any address on receipt of 4 cents in stamps. Address General Passenger Agent, T. C. B. T. Co., Minneapolis. SS,q** DID ACTOR HAN HIT MILK MAN? II i Corbett Says He Did Not Milkman Says He Stopped One. New York, Aug 0.James J. Corbett, former champion heavjweight prizefighter, was arrested yesterday on complaint of his milkman, Joseph Graut, who says he was assaulted Saturday morning near Corbett'k home at Bayside, L. I. He swears Corbett struck him on the point of the chin and knocked him out. Before Magistrate Connorton in the Flushing police court Corbett denied the charge. He says Graut was recentlj told not to delivei milk at his house, and that his complaint is for revenge. The milkman says he was driving by Corbett's house when Corbett's Boston bulldog, Denny, rushed out of tho yard and attacked his horse. Graut says when he tried to drive the dog awavlt bit him He threw a milk bottle at It. Mrs Corhett heard the dog howl. She called her husband. Corbett grabbed the horse by the bride and made Grant get out and then hit him. Graut asserts that for more than a minute he lay on the ground. Corbett wns paroled for a week. AMERICAN LEAGUE STANDING OF THE CLUBS. Plaved. Won Philadelphia New York Cleveland Chicago Detroit St Louis Washington 98 Boston 5 GAMES T0DA7. Philadelphia at Chicago. Boston at Cleveland. Washington at Detroit. New York at St. Louis. At St. Louis E St Louis 0 0011000 *2 8 0 New York .00000000 11 4 4 BatteliesPelts and Spencer Newton, Thomas and McGuire. At Chicago Chicago 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 5 *10 11 2 Philadelphia 10000600 1 2 8 8 BatteriesWhite and Sullivan Bender and Bchreck. NORTHERN LEAGUE At Calumet Calumet 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 117 12 2 Houghton 0 0000200 24 7 4 BatteriesMorrison and Mutter: Beecher and Smith. At Fargo Fargo 2 0 0 0 1O00O3 4 2 Winnipeg 0 2200000 04 14 1 Batteries-r-Flnnlgan and Stewart Bushelman and YOB'S. At Duluth Lake Linden 0 008010 26 11 2 Duluth 0 0 0 1008 37 12 0 BatteriesBalUett and Kurke Hopkins and Helding. SOUTHERN LEAGUE Memphis 4, Little Rock 2. New Orleans 8, 4, Shreveport 4, 0. IOWA STATE LEAGUE Keokuk 2, Waterloo 1. Oskaloosa 2. Clinton 0. Burlington 10, 4. Marshalltown 4, B. Fort Dodge 12, 3, Ottumwa 10, 4. CENTRAL LEAGUE Grand Rapids S, 7, Terre Haute 0, 1. South Bend 3. Evansville 2. Canton 4, Davton 8 Wheeling 6, Springfield 0. Called in ninth on account of darkness LAST OF PLAY IN TBE TENNIS TOURNEY play in bingles on the Deephaven courts In tbe finish of the northwestern tourney. At 3 o'clock W C. Burton and G. Hunt, present champions in doubles, started to defend their title against Trafford Jayne and Dr. Love. Champagne II Lost Pet. S on 52 54 49 48 35 26 93 41 43 45 47 58 70 8 .5o9 .557 .521 .505 .376 .271 This afternoon at 2 o'clock L. Waidner a mistake which will be rery hard to rectify, and Kreigh Collins met for the championship I If it Was done. It was a needless procedure from hi Defective Page THIS* mNNEAPOLIS-JOURHAL. SSff^ August IN SPORTING FIELDS WHEN BATTLING NELSON AND JOE GANS MEET IN RING Special to The Journal, Milwaukee, Wis., Aug. 6In reference to the olaim of the Minneapolis papers that F. W. Robinson, who testified before the American association at Chicago, does not work for the Northern Pacific company and is not known there. President O'Brien of the association says: "It matters not what they think. The man testified all right and I know him, so there need be no fear as to our being unable to procure the man. I am Investigating this affair and will give out absolutely no news concerning it until I have completed the work. Then the matter will be given to the public." It seems well established, upon the word of President J. B. O'Brien, that "F. W. Robinson" does not ejlstat least under that name. Minneapolis Is wondering why. After the famous meeting st Chicago the country at large was bombarded with partisan stories of the affair. The Minneapolis magnates were branded as villians of the deepest dye. The stories told of the depths of moral degradation, of perjury, of bribery, and attempted to show that the Minneapolis baseball management was nothing less than an aggregation of alleged crooks and men who would stop at nothing to blast the reputation of an umpire. Much was made of the evidence of Robinson. His evidence was bolstered up in every way. Be was described in detail as "a conductor ou the Northern Pacific, running out of Minneapolis." His borne address was given. To an unsuspecting reader it looked as tho this man, strictly on the level, had refused to be corrupted and had, in anger at the insult, told all about an attempt at a dirty deal. The Journal started out to try and get at the truth of the whole affair. It was the writer's Intention to give the man who was around offering bribes for such a purpose "a bawling out," as the ball players say, such aa would last him a lifetime. "Robinson" was the man to give the first information, and the first move to find him was baffling. His Minneapolis address, given In Chicago, was that of a vacant lot. The superintendent of the Northern Pacific knew of no such a man. The present and new city directory had missed him. From Milwaukee Saturday came the first confirming word. It was a short article in the Free Press of that city. In which O'Brien was quoted as saying that "Robinson" gave a fictitious name and address at Chicago, and that he and the directors knew the right name. That this was permitted, as It was desired to "protect the man's Job." No one doubted but that a man gave such evidence as was quoted in the press stories, hut why should he hide behind a subterfuge There is no employer of labor In Minneapolis or any other city who is going to discharge an employee for telling the truth about a bad deal when the telling of the truth and an exposure reflects hut credit upon the narrator. If O'Brien and "the directors" knew this man was sailing under an alias, why did they not so Inform the reporters and let the evidence go out weighted with its anonymous character. It was sent out with .every )mi of authenticity attached to it and as a bit of damning proof against the Minneapolis clubowners. The credltablllty of the club witnesses was attaeked in every way possible and everything done to make it appear that Robinson was one of the noblest types of pure manhood. O'Brien has at hand the explanation that he bears no responsibility for the work of the reporters, but had he taken the trouble to explain to them that he was suppressing the nam of this witness it might have given a different phase to the case. If he is fair and intends to be fair thruout this whole business, be should not permit such a hit of business as this to go thru. Minneapolis followers of baseball want the truth. If there has been dirty work on either side tbey want to know all about It. The Minneapolis press will not cover up any "deal," no matter whom It may hit. But the action of the investigators in permitting this man of straw to be blazoned before the country as a fearlebs exposer of iniquity while he was at the time hiding behind a fictitious name throws doubt upon the whole affair. The Investigation, if continued along this line, will never be free from suspicion of all-around Jobbery, and the quicker such "proof" is dropped the better. As it is, the discovery that "Robinson" is not the name of the man, that he gave a false address and false story of his occupation goes far to solidify local opinion on the side of the local magnates. The writer Is willing to give Joe D. O'Brien full credit for every act which deserves credit. If he did permit this man to go on before the examiners at Chicago and give a false name, false address and false occupation, he has made every standpoint, and one open to the most severe censure. Manager Chance of the Chicago Nationals says he has another "Buck" Ewing in Tom Walsh, the Kansas catcher. The New York Americans hare developed Into pitcher-killers of the first class this season. William S, Quinn, who went to Harvard early In the year as coach of the hammer and shot candidates, is to be the successor of Jack McMasters as trainer of the Harvard football and other varsity athletic teams. According to plans now making, a tournament for the American billiard championship, elghteeninch balk line, two shots In, will be held In New York early In September for a trophy and a cash prize. The Birmingham club has made a great uphill fight and once again Is leading tbe Southern league. Chelsea fight promoters perhaps will give "Sandy" Ferguson an opportunity to box Jack Johnson in tne near future. The stable of Ed Geers has shown up remarkably well this season. The tennis tournament for the Iowa championship Is scheduled to take place this week at Des Moines. LTNKS OUT OF WATER. Winona. Minn.. Aug. 6.For the first time this season tbe course at the Meadow Brook golf links is entirely free from water, and in consequence three handsome solid silver cupx have been hung up and are now being contested for. One by fit. S. Youmans Is being played for on merit. The other two are handicap cups, and one wlU be contested for st match play ana the other at medal play. THOMPSON AFTER' BBITT. Los Angeles, Aug. 6.Yesterday a certified check for $1,000 was placed In Manager McCRrey's hands by "Ovclone" Johnny Thompson, the Sycamore, 111., lightweight, as a side bet for a match with Jimmy Britt. McCarey lmmediatelv mailed duplicate letters to Jimmy and WUlus Britt. offering' very liberal Inducements for a twenty-round go The sporting public is enthusiastic over Thompson's sameness ana wUl Mfck Mm to the Itai* BawftV Philadelphia North American. BIG LIST IN TENNIS TOURNEY North Dakota Play Started at Grand Forks Today. Special to The Journal. Grand Forks, N. D., Aug. 6.The fifth annual tournament of the North Dakota State Tennis association opened at the Town and Country club grounds at 9 o'clock this morning. Thete are seventy-one players entered for the tournament, which will continue all week, Winnipeg, St. Paul and Minneapolis being represented, the former with an unusual number of players. Considerable interest attaches to the Red River valley championship in men's singles, the prize for which is a silver cup of the value of S5CO, which becomes the absolute property of the first player winning It three times, not necessarily in succession. The events include: Red River valley championship, men's singles men's doubles, open to all comers North Dakota state championship, men's singles, men's doubles, open to residents of state handicap, men's singles men's singles, open to all comers novice event junior championship, open to boys under 15 women's singles and women's doubles for the state championship, open to residents of the state. The out-of-town entries are H. Hamber, Winnipeg W. Master, D. K. Thyng, George Sunberg, Willow GTty F. P. Bergman, Rugby F. Tbordareon, Northwood H. W. Law, Hannah C. W. Johnson, Grafton r- Dr. Thomas Spence, Crookston F. W. Leistlkow, Grafton B. Burgess, Winnipeg H. H. Chesterman. Qrocfestons Dr. Wlleox, Dr. Sedgwick, Fergus Falls W. L. Vannet, Crookston R. W. Mulr, Hunter Vf L. McGregor, Crookston Rev. N. B. Ellsworth, Mlnot Beatrice Mallory, Bmerado D. L. Campbell, Northwood F. R. Brown, Fort Totten Dr. J. Boles, Crookston J. B. Montague, O. L. Bertelson, Dr. Dampler, Crookston Mrs. J. A. Montgomery, Fargo Nellie Hanson, Grafton W. D. Love, Winnipeg B. R. Dnvall, Berthold W. C. Aldous, Winnipeg N. P. Pollard, St. Paul Bessie Stevenson, Ardoch May Stevenson, Ardoch Mr. and Mrs. Butler Lamb, Turner F. N. Smith, Winnipeg A. R. Mitchell, G. A. Mitchell. Hallock R. E. Summervllle, V. Patton, Winnipeg C. D. Butterlck, Russell Balfour, Hannah F. D. Campbell, Ada Herbert Andrews, Ada T. N. Jayne, Minneapolis R. G. Hunt, Alameda, Cal. Ward O. Burton, Minneapolis F. P. King, Ellendale. The local entries are Dr. T. G. Devitt, Dr. T. Mulligan, Elizabeth Abbott, Temple Irwin, R. A. Jackson, W. A. Raymond, W. J. Hutslnplller, Dr. A. L. McDonald, A. A. Barrett. A. P. Clifford, T. B. Elton, J. F. Elton, W. H. Bates, J. W. Ogren, George S. Elton, E. G. Fitsgerald. M. Wlllson, Paul Currie, A- Budge, H. A. Bronson and Rev. J. K. Burleson. LUND LANDS LOSE ANOTHER TO REDS Erickson, the big pitcher for the Brookings team, won his own game against the Lund Lands yesterday afternoon at Minnehaha by making a single In the second, scoring two men and hitting out a three-bagger In the ninth with three men on bases. The game was a fast affair and some star plays were pulled oft*. Hallstrom, left fielder for the Lunds, was the star of the game, making two almost impossible catches of long files, bitting out a neat two-bagger and stealing three bases, one of these being home Billy Hoke covered his position in fine style and made a hit with the crowd by his fast work on bases. Sammy Klnkeljwas injured in the eighth inning and could not continue catching. He was replaced by his brother Ed, who had been playing first. The game was almost free from errors, each side making but one. Jones of the Brookings team dropped a throw from Hille which was a little wild, and Rees of the Lunds missed a mean one at third. Hallstrom missed a fiv after a long run, but an error was not marked against him, as the catch waa impossible. The score: E Brookings 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 46 10 1 Lunds OOOOOftOl 01 3 1 BatteriesErickson nnd Johnson Schraeder, Klnkle and Kinkle. Twin City Hag Decorating Co. 0. W. wTLITB and F. L. WHIT! Located at Mo. 409 Hennepin avenue, Minneapolis, Minn. Telephone N. W. Main 270S-J2. Residence ft.54 BtoosatQgton avenue. ylags and deeoratkats te let. Exterior 1 Interior decoraeiens tut O. A. E. egesapcaeat. We parry the largest stock of all clean, sritfht wool bunting decorations mt any first in the bwetaeee. We hfve the largest steek of ell psistinga of national heroes. Our workmen are all skilled decorators. Call and see enr stock, sad be eenvlnoed. Twii Cit Flig BeomtiBg Co. 400 Hennepin Avenue. THE North American "The good of tbe old, the Best of the new method.." 11**? f+ i,QMsGCTIOtsWtT* fit* PosW TeloinjlhCiMe to. 6t 1966.^ GOOD RACING AT SARATOGA COURSE Meeting at the Spa Starts with the $10,000 Handicap Today. New York, Aug. 6.While there have been more brilliant racing programs on opening days at other courses, that at Saratoga today is by no means inferior to many which have ushered in previous seasons there. In former days horses were not primarily sent to the Spa to race, or at least, when they began to race they were not as a rule wound up to their highest topnotoh of condition, because rest and recuperation were the objects sought. The card today, however, at the Springs is of sufficient interest to attract the whole rating world. Never before was there such a de mand for transportation to and accommodations nt Saratoga. Well-filled events will render the task of selecting winners none too easy. The $10,000 Saratoga handicap, won twice in previous years the popular "Purple and Gold Stripes" of the Messrs. Sanford, may prove to be a much betternoe than it looked on paper overnight. The absence of Mohawk II from the list of probable starters would seem to imply that he is not yet ready for a hard race, but the stable has a representative in Ravine, a daughter of Clifford. Another good 3 year-old fill}, Tangle, may carty the colors of F. R. Hltcbcok, who may also be represented by Dandelion, the Brighton winner The Picket also is reported to be in excellent condition. AMONG THE INDEPENDENTS Jvwlng only three hits and no passes and strikg out ten men. Scherer was touched freelv at the beginning of the game, when three two base hits In succession were hammered into the field, scoring the first two runs. The stoie by innings: Holtzermann 0 0000000 00 3 3 Chronicle 2 0100020 5 5 0 BatteriesAnderson, Scherer Nelson, Wilson. With the score 4 to 3 In favor of the Camdens yesterday afternoon the Camden Salzer game broke up and both teams claim the game. The Excelsior team defeated the Kline & Tilbury club at Excelsior yesterday afternoon by the scor* of 14 to 6. The East Minneapolis team traveled to Stillwater yesterday and defeated the Amateur Athletic team of that plate by the score of 5 to 4. Hill and Hengen were the star performers for tbe Minneapolis team, while Cook was the hero for the Amateurs. The North Minneapolis team returned from Faribault last night with a sad look, as the Enders team of that place had defeated them In a close game by the score of 2 to 1. Aberly and Joss each took a turn at pitching for the Minneapolis team, but the locals had the best of the argument. The Ethans defeated the Victorias yesterday afternoon at the Sandy lake grounds. The score was 8 to 2 and the winners had the beat of the argument all along. Winston, Harper, Fisher team defeated the Jordans by a scoie of 8 to 6 in a closely contested game. The battery work of both teams was excellent. Winston, IJnrper, Fisher com- aturdayteaafternoonds any's woul like to arrange games for during the balance of the month with some of the Jobbing bouses. Address Ray Stevens. The Brodericks defeated the Midgets by tbe score of 7 to 1. Healey and Spears were the opposing pitchers. The Wochlers defeated the Commets by the score of 6 to 5 In a fast game yesterdav afternoon. The game was well attended by rooters of both teams and the final score which decided the game was not registered until the last Inning. The Thills defeated the Pegg & Rlckerts by the score of 19 to 3. The features of the game, were the pitching of Monyhan and the batting of Kennedy. O'NJELL ISSUES BTJLLETIN Shows that Des Moines Has a Cinch on Western League Flag. Chicago, Aug. 6.President N. L. O'Neill of the Western league tonight issued the following official standing of the Western league teams, Saturday's games being Included. Won. Lost. fct. Des Moines 66 Omaha 47 Sioux City 44 Denver 43 Lincoln 41 Pueblo 33 Nebraska Football Talk Starts In Early This Year $ 25 41 48 49 62 59 Minneapolis: 315-325 Nicollet Ave. MAINLY .725 .584 .478 .467 .441 .369 GBANEY HAS HOPES. San Francisco. Aug. 6.Eddie Graney. who has been working for several months to secure a match between Gans and Nelson, left last night for Salt Lake, where he expects to meet Nolan and arrange for a match. Granev secured Nolan's promise by wire that nothing would be settled with the Goldfleld club until he had a conference with GraneT. the wonW-famed Hart Schaffner & Marx product, in single and double-breasted two-piece ana threepiece garments. The apparel upon whose merit the ready-to-wear "quality standard is based. London Club Check Worsted* Shadow Stripe Worsteds Rich Nayy Blue Serges Broken Plaid Velours Black Thibet*. Tweeds Shorn and Unshorn Worsteds Silk Mixtures A 5 ^2t*^*H-y CORNHUSKERS TO 1 PLAY TEN GAMES i Foster Takes Up Work as Coach in Place of "Bummy" Booth. NEBRASKA'S SCHEDULE Sept. 29Grand Island college at Lincoin. Oct. 0South Dakota university at Lincoln. Oct. 13Drake university. Oct. 20Ames agricultural college at Lincoln. Oct. 27Doane college at Lincoln. Nov. 3Minnesota university at Minneapolis. Nov. 10^Creighton university at Omaha. Nov. 17Kansas university at Lincoln. Nov. 24Chicago university at Chicago. Nov. 29Cincinnati university at Lincoln. The Chronicle team-met and defeated the fast Kansas nnivei cities. The contest vIth Chicago la Holtzermanns at Jordan. Minn., Sunday, by the destined to morte than ordinary attentionan score of 5 to 0. Wilson, who threw'for the b-v Special to The Journal. Lincoln. Neb., Aug. 6The approach of die1 football season at Nebraska finds Interest la cornhusker circles as keenly expectant as In for-,^.^ iner .tears Much of this Interest attaches to the' new rules for the government of the game and to' the fact that Amos P. Foster, ex-fullback at Daitmouth and coach at Cincinnati university last ear, is i succeed to the coachship by rea-* son of the resignation of Walter C. Booth. The schedule arranged by the cornhusker ath-' letic authorities is attractive. It includes three^ big games*those with Minnesota, Chicago and reason oattracet Chronicles, had the Holtzermanns guessing, al- cornbuskers have never before met on the grid- th fac that the maroons iron. Minnesota has become one of Nebraska's^ regular opponents, and the gamee with tbe gophers are tecognised as the most Important on. *k_" the ?sebri" ka card. Kansas and Nebraska, after _"S| an athletic estrangement of three years, are again friends. The Thanksgiving date in Lincoln was given" to Cincinnati unlversitv as a compliment to Coach' Foster. Another recent departure in athletic* at Nebraska is the adoption of a system of graduate management. Earl Eager, a member of the A cornhusker football squad for several seasons, fJ5 is the new manager. Manager Eager and Fullback Mason, who Is to captain the cornhusker*. Sjhave been casting up the situation as to the players, and announce that they expect a very promising squad of players to appear for prac- i tlce, which is to begiu tbe first week of September Graduation has left several gape in the varsity lineup to fill. Borg. center Cotton, right tackle, and Benedict, quarter, are no longer In school, and their absence will be felt, a* each waa a star In his r-osltlon. Captain Mason, fullback, and Little, WeUef and Schmidt, halfbacks last season, are to return to school, making tbe backfield much less of a problem than the line Benedict, the former quarterbock, wlU b* hard to replace. Cook. McDonald and Drain are to make a try for Benedict's old position. In the line Coach Foster will have Denslow, end, and Taylor. Wenstrand. Rice, Nelson and Burns from which to pick guards and tackles. Each is a veteran and up to the desired standard in physical equipment. Lincoln high school, winner of the western high-school football championship last season, is to contribute four ot its star plarers. These men entered the university at the winter term and will be eligible regardless of the bar .-aied by the anti-freshman rule now in vogue, and which Nebraska wlU enforce regardless of it* non-membership In the western conference. There will be no training table nor trainer at Nebraska this fall, a decision also In line with tbe conference rules. The Nebraska authorities are anxious to clear money on the schedule In furtherance of a plan to acquire a new athletic field, and the saving on these two items should permit ot a decided addition to the fund. BALL PLAYER KAMED FOR SCHOOL SDPT. Journal Special Servioe. Benton, 111., Aug. 6.Offa Neal, the crack shortstop of last year's Baltimore baseball team, who is now owried by tbe New York Nationals, was Saturday nomlned for superintendent of schools at the democratic primary. He was teacher before he began playing professional he has prepared himself for. make the race for the place. He has just landed. He was born In the county and comes of one of the best Illinois families. He has always regarded baseball as a diversion, and has been anxious to go back to the line of worlt^ he has prepared himself. CHICAGO TEAM WON. Journal Special Service. Chicago. Aug. 6.The Chicago lacrosse clut won the first of a series of games for the Carting lacrosse trophy yesterday at the West Sid* baseball park, by defeating the St. Paul team in a fast well played game, five goals to four. Fast combination plays and sensational shots for goals featured the game thruout. MONEY CHEERFULLY REFUNDED. Chicago Store: "Maurice L. Rothschild." Unprecedented Buying Enthusiasm. Forcing Daily Additions of Still more impressive suit values at $15. Offer concerns almost every surplus Spring and Summer fancy weave suit Worth to $30.00. All eat to $15 Silk, serge, Venetian or rnohair linings. Sixes SI to 50. These suits are most potent 1906 $2w, $22, $20, $28 and $10 values, cut to TROUSERS WORTH TO $6 AT $4.So- Fashions for now. Tropical worsteds, cheviots nnd flannels. Bottoms plain or turn-up. J^en$4.00, tS.dO'nnd $6.00. Now $3e50 only $15 St. Paul: Seventh and Robert Streets. SHIRTS WORTH $2.80. $2 AND SI.M AT $1Colonials. Savoys, E. A W.. oar own make and Eagles. Oxfords, soi~ settee, linens, wools, mo- f\f\- hairs, madras. Were 3% 1 111) $I.f0, $2.S0. Now.H'"^"

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