Herald and Review from Decatur, Illinois on October 20, 1919 · Page 4
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MONDAY; OCTOBER 2U, 191V. DECATUR HERALD STALEYS RAMBLE THROUGH STAUNTON LINE FOR 89 POINTS DECATUR HERALD VISITORS OFFER BUT . LITTLE RESISTANCE Lanum, Thrift and Veech Gain at Will; Krig- baum Enters Game in Second Half; Several Long Runs Made. CAT TALES. By POP. Staley's backfield romped merrily through the Stuunton team Sunday afternoon on Ktalty field and when t) e final whistle blew the score stood 83-0 for the local corps of football tars. The result of the contest was made apparent in the first few minutes of play when the Staley team went into action with pep to burn and scored two touchdowns riht off the reel. Thrift. Lanum anc Veech were consistent ground gainers for the locals and where there was any choice about whom to give the ball to "Jake" Wii-Rivn the preference and there was not a time that he did not live up to expectations. YOUR ARMY COAT DYED will make you a dandy Overcoat. Our Dyes Are Fast. CLEANERS AND DYERS 241 N. Main. Thrift Made First Count. J Thrift started things rolling for the locals1 when Staley's recovered the bail Inside its own territory and by repeated gains by straight football 'tactics placed the ball In position for him to lunge over the Staunton linemen for the count. Jlirvtun missed I gon I. Staunton received tfte kick-off from .Staley's and on the first play tried a I forward pass which Lanum intercep- tea and ran tor another touchdown :He repeated in a few more minutes Iwhen Staley's again received the ball jin their own territory and rushed it down to the Staunton 110 yard line. "Jake" was given the ball and squirmed his way through the Stau.i-Uon defense for another counter. Was- er got away with a trick play, end around, and counted another, while Thrift finished the scoring in the first quarter by plunging through the line for a count of six. The score stood 33-0 at this period of the game. Only One In Second. Staunton's line strengthened a bit in the second quarter, and Staley's sli ckened up In their playing with the result that only one touchdown was scored in this period of play. Lanum made this one and the score stood 40-0 at the end of the half. Capt. Fritz AVasem shifted his lineup somewhat in the third quarter, using some new men. Krigbaum got a chance to play. Crisp took Chase's place. Cooper went in for Wagner. Dressen for Brecount and Pyrzynski for 'eech. This change put pep Into the locals and they did their best to outplay their teammates they had replaced. Lanum and Dressen got away twice each for touchdowns in this period and Mintun kicked all the BY Golly! y'Dorr GET NOTHIKI' FOR L-yoUR. HONEY. iC I ALL VR.OMG- EVEN ttOOSE. TRAPS AtlE ON THE BLINK,-I BOUGHT ONE LAST NIGHT AN) PUT HUNK O' CHEESE N IT - vAw' CHEE'SE 13 1 A -7 POUNT' YES am' this ttORNlN' JHEN I Got up, th' cheese ftu l R.AV WAS GOME J HOW .VlHY.TH GOSH DAEN TRjAP WAS 30 LIGHT THAT WHEN A nOOSE Got caught, he waluet) N, ,.-n i it ' IT ' nunc vtiin ii -- r AiM'T IT. X SLr T PAID A UUHK-'u- . -japa. fQR. IT TOO' ) AN goals. The score stood 68-0 at the end of this quarter. ' Mintun Recovers I'nnt. Thrift put another over at . the start of the final period when after Staunton had threatened to at least invade Decatur's territory for once during the game, the locals held for downs, and pushed the ball steadily up the field. Staunton again braced and held Decatur for downs. On the ipuntytne Staunton quarterDacK imii-IbleC the ball and Jack Mintun recov- ;down. Decatur received the kick-off jand pushed the ball steadily down the field to within striking d'stance. Lan-um was given the ball again and went lover for a touchdown without even a Staunton tackier attempting to stop jhim. 1 The Lineup. CARLINVILLE EASY VICTIM Taylorville x Independents Roll Up 78-0 Score 'Against Visitors STAUNTON" STALEY'S Rhode, c -', Mintun jc. McGaughey, rg Is. Halterman I Vesper, lg '. rg. Chase iHerbeck, It rt, Koehler ;G. McGaughey, rt It May Sonsen, 1c re, Wasem H, Vesper, re le, Wagner Ackerman, qb .qb, Brecount Dreibholz, rh lh. Veech.. ILoJtenbager, lh rh, Lanum Heinz, fb fb. Thrift Score Staley's 89, Staunton, 0: substitutions. Cooper -for Wagner, Wagner for Wasem, Crisp for Chase, Dressen for Brecount, Pyrzynski for Veech, Krigbaum for Halterman. .May for Krigbaum. Felchner for C. Mc Gaughey, Heinz for Herbeck, Hastings for Sonsen: referee. Brannan: headllnesman, Gaugherty: time of quarters, 13 minutes; attendance. 1,000. TAYLORVILLE, Oct, 19( Special to the Herald) Taylorville used the aerial route to great advantage against the Carlinville team in Sunday's game defeating the visitors 78-0. Although line plunging was resorted to at times, the visitors were the strongest ill that department of the game, and few gains were made in that way. Mullins and Bangert proved to be the stars of, the game and got away for long runs arounu" end. Taylorville Scores Early. , Taylorville started scoring early in tile game and made it 30-0 by the end of the first half. Many subs were put in in the second half and they were even more effective in scoring than the first string men. as the visitors lost heart and were rushld off their feet time after time. Quick, snappy work on the part of the Taylorville backfield men in get-tins off their forward passes, completely baffled the Carlinville defense. About 1500 persons saw the game. Millikin Has Real Foe V In Lombard Saturday Galesburg Team Springs Surprise and Holds St. Louis U. to Scoreless Tie; First Big Game at Home. or Credit or Credit WILL The Only Daylight Furniture Store in Decatur Important as Millikin victory ever Bradley was in its r-elation to the football championship in the "Little 19" conference this year, the real surprise in conference circles came in the scoreless tie to which Lombard held St. Louis University in St. Louis Saturday. The game Kgainst St. Louis is the first real test of strength which the northerners have undergone this season. - That the Galesburg aggregation has a strong defensive team is also evidenced by the score; that they will play their best against Millikin Saturday is accepted throughout the conference as an established fact in view of the bitter rivalry which exists and has existed between the teams lor years. Lomlinrd Here Saturday Millikin will meet Lombard on -Millikin field Saturday jn what promises to be one of the best home games of the season's schedule. Flushed with their comparatively easy victory over Bradley, Coach Wanr. will attempt to put the squad through a thorough drilling this week in preparation for the battle, but the result of the game in Peoria Saturday is not calculated to destroy the germs of overconfidence which threatened to develop into an epidemic, not only in the squad but in the school as fce!L Lombard is essentially a dark horse in conference circles and football seems to be the hobby of the Northerners. That tliey will give the big blue team a hard contest is patent, while in some circles a victory is predicted over Millikin. Xo Cripples Now Coach Wann will start the week .vith practically a clear slate as far n cripples is concerned. Long sig-,al drills with light scrimmage is he training program for the week, n order to prevent a recurrence of nnecessary Injuries to the team, id Gepford is expected to return . the game against Lombard Sat-rday although Hamilton who has oen playing in the backfield may a retained in the game. Hamilton ..is the most consistent ground gain-r for the big blue squad against Bradley Saturday, with a total of 105 yards of his credit during the game. Saturday, the first big home game of the season is being looked forward to by the school. An order for GOO megaphones and whistles has been placed. These will be distributed' among the students before the game Saturday- In addition several booster" meetings are planned for this week. Every seat in the grand stands and bleachers will be placed cn reservation Wednesday. The seating capacity of the field will probably bo lfiOO with the addition of five vawr 1.1 ni r lidi ltnltc cvnnrtful tn be completed this week. 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