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About The Plattsmouth journal. (Plattsmouth, Nebraska) 1901-current | View Entire Issue (Sept. 29, 1919)
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Two Boxing Bouts
Base Ball Game
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From Fort Crook and Other Good Bands Will Furnish Plenty of Music Ali Day
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HOMECOMING BAY NOTES
Drinking water will he found at niot con
Meals will be served i ki;i-; to all Service
men. Two tickets will le issued to each man
so that he may take his wife, sweetheart or a
relative with him.
All Soldiers. Sailors, Marines and Red
Cross Nurses will he given identication badges
which will admit them free to all enterlaiu
nier.t of the day. This matter is in charge of
the Reception committee. v
There will lx; "a Parkin ij committee, whose
work will he finding suitable places for-the
cars. Members of this committee may be
found on. all main thoroughfares, directing
the car ow ners, as well as at the downtown intersections.
7 :00 a. m.
9:19 a. m.
4:00 a. m. Reveille by Buglers for Entire City.
5:00 a.m. Bell.
6:00 a. m. Whistles and Church Bells.
Signal throughout Entire County.
Receive Pershing's Picked Band at the
Missouri Pacific Station.
Brass Band Concert.
Ball Game, Soldiers vs. Sailors.
Grand Parade, Soldiers, Sailors, Marines
and Red Cross Nurses.
2:30 p. m. Athletic Carnival at Base Ball Park.
:11 Contestants Kx-Service Men
Events in the Big Athletic Carnival:
WRESTLING MATCH Tom Kay, Oma
- ha, vs. Uull Sorenson, Salt Lake City.
BOXING BOUT Semi-windup, 6 Rounds.
Eddie Gillen, Omaha, vs. Jimmy Drexel, of
South Omaha. (Weight 14Q).
MAIN BOUT Six rounds at 190 pounds.
Andy Schmarder, of Louisville, Champion of
the U. S. Navy, vs. Harry Williams, Omaha,
Heavyweight Boxer U. S. Army.
Dance on Outdoor Platform.
Dancing on Huge Open Air Platform.
HOMECOMING DAY NOTES
Rest room and check stand facilities will
be provided by the committee.
The band concert in the evening will be
one worth while. Given by men who know
real music and how to play it.
.The picture shows have be'c'u bought out
right bv the Entertainment committee and
will be open to the public from arly in the
morning till late at night. Special high grade
pictures at both shows. Free admission.
Kid Graves, of Omaha, Former Welterweight Champion of the World will Referee All Events but Main Bout
Free Attractions on Main Street All Afternoon!
The Athletic Carnival promises to be one
of the best ever given in the state. All con
testants are ex-service men and high class
athletes. Seaman Andy Schmarder is heavy
weight champion of the LT. S. Navy and Har
ry Williams is a heavyweight boxer of the
U. S. Ann v.
Each Service Man Receives s wo Tickets.
Everything Free to All Service Men
and Red Cross Nurses
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