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END JN DISPUTE
Owner of Grace Rockwell Objects
to Award of Victory to Kil
larney Girl in Final Event.
BIG CROWD ATTENDS MEET!
Marston Ranks as Best Amateur of Season
The coursing meet at the Douglas
county fair grounds Sunday afternoon
ended In a large dispute.
The final round wan a race between
Grace Rockwell, owned by Flack and
Life, and Killarney Girl, owned by Ste
vens and Page.
The Judgo awarded the race to Killar
ney Girl, eight points to seven. The
owners of Graco Rockwell entered a few
strenuous objections and an argument
ensued between judge and owner.
At this point the committee In charge
of the meet took a hand. The committee
called the score seven and seven, and
announced that the race would be run
again this afternoon at 2:30. This was
acceptable to tho owners of Grace Rock
well, but whether the owners of Killar
ney Girl will accede is something else
The committee asserted Its right to
overrule the decision of the Judge, but
most of the coursing men entered in the
meet declared a Judges ruling shall
stand as final.
Killarney Girl Takes Lead.
At the start of the race Grace Rock-
well and Killarney Girl ran neck-and-neck
until the rabbit was reached. Here
Killarney Girl forged a bit to the head
and forced the rabbit to take Its first
turn Klllnrnev Girl led for several turns;
then suddenly Grace Rockwell passed her
opponent and pounced down upon tne ran
bit and made the kill.
The owner of Grace Rockwell Insi'
ihf inat before Grace Rockwell took
lead the. Judge called the score six and
five. Then Grace Rockwell turned the
rabbit and made the kill, which, the
owners maintained, gave the race to her.
Rlir ( rood Attends.
A big crowd was out for the coursing
yesterday and took a lively interest in
ihA nnrt. The meet started at 2 o'clock
and was not over until 6:30. Most of the
crowd stayed, despite the fact that it
pot very dark toward the end. hen
tho Grace Rockwelt-Killarney Girl race
was staged. It waa difficult to see the
hounds, let alone the fleeing rabbit.
Sixteen dogs were entered yesterday.
The big surprise ht the day was the de
feat of Mr. Cannon, owned by William
Flack of Grand Island. In the very first
heat. Mr. Cannon has the reputation of
1 ctng one of tho best coursing hounds in
tho country. What's His Name, owned
by Andrews and Pease, was the dog
which put Mr. Cannon out of the running.
FRIEND AND SUTTON PLAY
CLOSE GAME OF BASKET BALL
FRIEND, Neb., Dec. 5. (Ppeclal)
The Friend High school defeated the
Sutton team on the local floor Friday
night by a scoro of 44 to S. Two addi
tional periods of five minutes each were
required to decide which team was the
winner. The score stood JO-20 at the end
of the first half and 30-30 at the end of
the second half. At the end of the first
five minute extra period the acore was
S3-33 and in the second five minute extra
period Friend scored eleven and But
The Friend second team defeated the
Cordova High school team, 23 to 6, In
the second game of last night's double-header.
OMAHA CITY SOCCER TEAM
BEATS THE BOHEMIAN SQUAD
Omaha City foot ball team, with seven
men playing, beat the Bohemian team
yesterday before a large crowd at Miller
park by 2 goals to 1. The first goal
was scored for Omaha when Brchal, a
Hohemlan player, put the ball through
his own goal. Cockayne scored the sec
ond on a penalty kick and the Bohemian
goal was scored by A Unci, a famous Chi
cago player, who was here for the day.
In the second game the Townsend Gun
club team beat the Caledonians by 3
goals to 2. For the Townsends. Darvill,
Rogerson and Mlddleton scored goal and
for the Caledonians Henderson and Leu-chans.
BEAVER CITY GIRLS ARE .
FAST IN BASKET BALL
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Reed Annonncei Possibility of Ne
braska Meeting Big Eastern
Eleven in 1916.
NEGOTIATIONS AHE PROCEEDING
MNTOhN, Neb., Pec. R. Guy F. Reed,
manager of athletics of the University
of Nebraska, announced today the possi
bility of foot ball games next season with
at least one and perhaps two eastern
Mr. Reed said negotiations were going
on with Cornell In the hope of securing
two-year agreement, the plan being. If
uccessful, to play the l'J16 game at
ornell, the one the year following at
Mr. To-eil M the vear lust closing had
been the most successful from an athletlc'i
standpoint In the history of the Nebraska j
Cubs Fire Two,
.The Chicago National league club an-
o '.Hires tne release 10 inn mnnnnim
ssorlntion club of Catcher Robert O'
arrell and Outfielder Jack Fluhrer.
Williams Loses Oat.
Mutt Williams, some Iron man pitcher,
as the first member of the pennant-
winning Millers to sign a contract for
he season of 1!U6.
Jordan's Mother Dies,
The mother of Inflelder Otto Jordan,
the former manager of the Atlanta club
f the Southern league, aiea at 1'ins-
burgh, Ps. .....
Tex" McDonald, third baseman, who
the Houston club tried to sell to the Ath
letics last year for $3,500, was drafted by
ll-jblnann Mar Jamp.
The fear Is expressed In Bt. lunula that
Pitcher Hank Robinson of the Cardinals
may Jump to the Federals.
mora. py-Jnti-kmai rA.im-niot.rrY.g
Max Marston, the New Jersey golf, big tournaments and was seml-flnallst
champion, has earned an enviable place
In the golf season just closed. In the na
tional amateur championship meet. Mars-
ton was runner up to Bob Gardner, who
holds the amateur title, but Marston has
shown more consistent golf than any
other amateur playing this year. He won
six ' important tournaments during 191G,
including the championship of New Jer
sey. He was also runner up at two other
at the amateur meet In Detroit
His latest achievement was the win
nlng of the Thanksgiving tournament at
Ikewood. N. J. Only three weeks be
fore he triumphed at Atlantic City and
earlier in the season he won at Garden
City, at Lanchester, Vt., at Schenectady,
N. V., and at Essex county, where he
captured the New Jersey title. He was
runner up at Oakland and at Buffalo
With the Bowlers
Special match games: tVoro:
1st. 2d. 3d. Total.
Miss Nesblt 1: i'L':i M
K. Morrison llti 3 U7 4-Ti
.. 1 18
,.. 7t 712 773
Totals 6.Vi 7W tt3 2.12!
1st. 2d. 3d. Total.
Johnson I ll 130 191 612
Klelerg 1..K 123 ltl 4'0
Peterson 176 167 1U4 4.7
Jllrkle 211 ItiH 211 f.i5
Hedgus 1M 114 ' 170 44
BEAVER CITY. Neb.. Dec. 5.-(Spe
rial.) The Outdoors Girls' basket ball
team defeated Cambridge on the latter's
grounds Friday by th score of 19 to 12.
Thla ls the sixth straight game won by
the girls this year and they hav not been
defeated. This gives them the champion
ship of the Republican valley. Many be
lieve they aould defeat any outdoor high
school girls' team in the state and the
team would Ilk a chance at the state
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Totals 7t 670
PRINCESS MARIE AUGUSTE
DESCENDANT OF MURAT
(Ccrrespondence of the Associated Press.)
BERLIN, Nov. 22. Princess Marie Au
firle of Anhalt, whose engagement to
Prince Joachln of Prussia, youngest son
of Emperor William, is announced. Is a
c'tscendant of the one-lime king of Na
ples, Joachin Murat, who lived from 1767
to 1816. Tho latter's oldest brother, Peter
Murat, was the father of Marie An
tolnette, who was mauled In 1S08 to
I'tince Karl Anton of Hohcnznllcrn-t-'ig'
marlngen. Their daughter, Amalie An
t'nette, was marrle 1 In 1835 to Prince
F.duard of SactiBen-Altenburg; their
("i lighter, Antoinette, In 1SC4 married Duk
Leopold Frledrich of Anhalt, and the lat
ter's son, Prin.'e Eduarrt of Anhalt, and
his wife. Princess Lulse of Kachsen-Alten
Ling are the parents of Princess Marie.
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POLICEWOMEN OF LONDON
MAKE GCOD IN DOING DUTY
671 62S .,10
Pirates Ml Rookie.
The Pittsburgh rluh has announced the
piirhae from the Norfolk club of the
Virginia league of 11. V. Cleveland, an
Infielder. ' j
rralsr Is llgard.
The Galveston club of the Texas tongue
has sisned a lever lcx sl sorr l-pro, .ulh
mw mtnlier. named "Iftv" Crafv.
(Correspondence of The Associated Press.)
LONIXJN, Nov. "After a year's
work, although we have had police
women serving In the roughest section
of Ixndon, we have always found moral
force stronger than physical force," de
dares Miss Lamar Lawson, head of the
women police. In her flist annual report
"The courts have already recogiilxed the
usefulness of women olice especially
in the work of the children's courts.
continues Miss Iawsn, "and women In
uniform have been part'cularly useful
In patrolling tin; irk, which in big
towns are olten danger spots for women
"The policewomen are trained In signal
ling, first aid, drilling and in the ele
ments of civil and criminal law."
A Room for the Roomei, or a Roomer
for the Room. Be Want Adi Do the
MILLS TO HAYE FLOOR TEAM
Creighton University Will Have
First Basket Ball Team in His
tory of School This Year.
MANY STAR T0SSERS IN SCHOOL
It has been decided by the athletic
board that Creighton university will In
all probability have a basket ball team
th's year, fulfilling the ancient desire of
students and alumni alike. The comple
tion of the long anticipated gymnasium,
which Is set for next month, will give
candidates for the varsity ample oppor
tunity for practice, and it will be an easy
task for Coach Mills to select five men
to lepresent the school. Creighton boasts
of at least fifteen first class varsity
calibre basket ball players. Indicating
that competition on the coveted quintet
Is going to 4e strenuous.
"Hutch" rinti, newly elected foot ball
captain at Creighton, and last year a
Townsend star, will be out with the floor
synod end ought V land a position as
guard. Chester Linn, last year . captain
of the fast Creighton Law team, and the
ma'nstsy of tho Clnrks Trl-Clty five, la
looked upon as the most likely man for
center. Kenneth Klepser, one of Omaha's
best known stars, who played on three
teams last season, ought to mske a for
ward without effort, being one of the best
goal shooters in the city. Earl Wise,
tacklo on the foot ball team and also a
Clark player last year, Is also a candidate
for gunrd. Carl Lutes, another foot ball
man, may he counted upon to mako the
varsity. Among the other men who have
considerable basket ball experience, e,re
Doty, likewise a foot ball mnn; Btuart,
Flood," Kamanskl and a- number -of. dark
lights who are expected to loom VP at
first call. I
De Oro Keeps Title
CHICAGO. Voc. 6. Alfred Pe Oro,
champion, defeated August Kleckhefer,
challenger, In the final block of their
three-cushion billiard match here tonight.
He Oro made fifty In forty-nine Innings,
with a high run of eight made In his last
Inning. Kleckhefer mado thirty In the
same number of Innings, with a high run
of four. Having won each block of fifty
In the three nights of play, De Oro re
tains the championship. In forty-five In
nings of play he made 1M points, a
record for championship three-cushion
Officers Are Elected.
E. M. Duncan has been elected presi
dent, R. E. Hrlttaln, vice president, and
L. A. Rrlttaln. aecretary-treasurer of the
Oklahoma City (Western association)
BEAT NATIONAL BANKS
The Townsend Seconds defeated the
Omaha National Hank Fecon.ls at the
School for the Deaf gymnasium last night
In a baaket ball game by the score of 61
to 8. Allan Oelsler, center for the Town
sends, proved the star performer, mak
ing eleven goals from field.
TOWNSENPH. INATIONAL BANK.
Goals from field
lt.F Corliss ,
land (1. Oelsler (11). Mojkuvlta (2), Rus-
sum, Moore (3). Sullivan, Beats 12).
Referees: Rock, Billiard.
JOE STECHER IN BED
WITH SEVERE COLD
FREMONT. Neb., Dee. S. Special.)
Joo steelier, the Dodge wrestler. Is suf
fering with a severe cold at his home In
Dodge. Btecher contracted the cold fol
lowing his match with Husaane at Lin
coln, Thanksgiving day, and has been
confined to his bed for several days. He
Is Improving and la able to be up. He
has postponed his match with Ivan
Nlchelnfr, the Russian, at Kansas City,
till December 15.
READY FOR BASKET BALL
Coach Patfion Will Call His War
riors Together for First Prac
TWO VETERANS ARE ON HAND
Coach Jim Patton, South High school '
athletlo mentor, will call his bssket ball
proteges to order tomorrow afternoon for
the first basket ball practice of the see
eon In the high school gymnasium at
Twenty-third and J atreets. South Sldv
But two veterans, Bryan Nixon, recentlf
elected captain, and George Bott, guard;
will turn out Tor the team. ' Nothwlth4
standing, prospects look exceedingly
bright for the coming year. , (I
The coach expects that twenty-five op
more student athlotes will turn out foP
the first practice. Last year, when'hlg
team won third place In the state chjn4
plonshlp tournament with a cripple
squad, the coach bu lt up a bunch of seo
ond string men that were able at times
to beat the first team.
Nixon, Bott, Bhalnholtt, Corr. Grahanv
j Davis and Wilson are all strong men and
win maae one ui ma iriimi iiiu
squads ever built at the Maglo City school.
The coach. In co-operation with Captain
Nixon, plans to take on considerably
stronger and more teams this year than
laat. Beatrice, University Place, Fre
mont. Nebraska City and Tekamah ar
already on the schedule, while negotia
tions are being made with Hastings, Nor
folk and Geneva. The team entered the
slae tournament last year with a record
marred by only one defeat. A game will
probably ba scheduled with the strong
Nebraska Aggie five, as they were on tho
schedule last year.
' The first game of the season will bo
played next Friday evening at the high.
school gymnasium with an all-star alumni
five. The two Foleys will hava charge
of the alumni squad.
Braves Get Chancer.
Business Manager Walter E. Hanger
of the Boston Braves announces that tho
rlub has signed up II. I Chancey.
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