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THE BEE: OMAHA. SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 1917.
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BRINGNG Aij 1 OOOo!Ss- W T .&mt, ALETT E TO THE POOR WILL NE f POOR MAN ht? j
p WSuoul "Ww(l yOFF? Ml KKHER- WNEVER bEFORf- W HOMTHb ISOW WHERE i
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DOCKS GOBBLE THE
Lincoln Bun i hes on Pitcher;
Score Tied in Ninth, When
Locals Win by Two
Lincoln, Neb.," Slpt. 7. Lincoln
bunched hits on Pitcher Bremmerhoff
and won today' morning game from
St. Joseph, by 4 to 1. Bunched hits
tied the score on Halla in the after
noon game, but two hits in the ninth
let Lincoln win, 6 to 5. Score:
BT. JOSEPH. LINCOLN.
ailmoro.It 4 t 0 9 ORmith.ib 3 0 ! I 1
t lTh'ms'ntlf S
1 9Bayleae.et S
0 9Leber.lb S
1 ftftergh'rs 4
9 lElffert.lb S
4 lLamb.lb I
I ORohrer.o S
- Oreiory.D S
Total H llllll
". Total S IT 13 1
1 6 0 i t 1
1 9 0 9 J I 9 4
llollr.lb 4 11
W'ton,Tf 4 9 9
lluller.lb t 1 II
Conny,et 4 19
Hclf,Sb 4 9 1
Oonby.o .49 1
. !oublr plv: Hmlih to Br(hitmmr to
Klffart. ' Gtiiratil run": Lincoln. 1; 6t.
J.w'Ph. 1. Hcri(lo hlln: Bdr. Pmtlh,
ThnrnMnn ByloM. Stmrlc. nut: By Brem
mfrhnff, lr by Orory. 4. Bain en bll:
off Brcmmfrhftff, 4; ff Orgory, 1. Hit
by pltehtd ball: By Brmmrhoff (Lem):
by Ortirory (Mutlltr). Wild pltohi By
Mrirnmrh(f. Ltft e b: Lincoln, li 8t.
JoH-rh, 7. Ttraoi ,1:14, Umplr: Daly
and Hrown. '. ,
. ST. JOSEPH. LINCOLN.
AB.H.O.A.E.dmlth.Sb II I It
Oltmorclf 13 19 CTh'mt'n If I 1 9 9 9
I Onylc.cf 113 9 9
9 ILober.rf 113 9 9
eftik.M I t i i i
OEItftft.lb I 9 JO 1 9
9Lmb,Sb I I 9 I 1
R0hrr.o I 9 111
OHfttll.p I I I II
t'nwby.B ! 3
Bli' r t d.p 4
Standing oj Teams
WEST. LEAGUE. I AMER. LEAGUE.
Lincoln ....3? II .0Chlcafo ....II 47 .414
Wichita it ,141'Boiton 19 19.411
Oman S5 20 JSMjClevaland ...7119.545
8t. JOHph.,31 21.41 Detroit II l .599
Hutchlnaon .24 33 .63JNw York. . .51 9 .411
Joplln 21 M.MOIWaahlnfton .69 17 .471
Danvar !7 2.l7S!flt. Loula....tl 14 .171
Dj Molnei..l7 19 .lPhlladeljhla 4f 11.117
NAT, LEAQUB. I AMER, ASS N.
Naw Trk. . .13 45 ,l4i'tndlanapolls 14 65 .104
fit. I.oult....H C3 .614
Loulavllla ...19 11 .647
St. Paul. ,..7 69 .6SI
ColumbuM ...74 11 .644
Kanaaa City. 69 7 .437
Milwaukee ..14 73 .471
Mlnnrapolla .61 71 .4J
Chlcato ....61 61.493
Brooklyn ...19 65 .480
Bon ton 55 61 .447
ritUburgb .41 65 .326Toledo 69 15 .379
, Yeaterday'i Beaulta.
, WESTERN LEAOUB.
Pt. .Tocph, 1; Lincoln, 4.
. Denver, 4; Hutrhtmon, 11,
Joplln, I: Wichita, I.
' NATIONAL LEAGUE.
Brooklyn, 9.3: Honlon, 1-8.
Philadelphia, 4-1; New York 1-2.
. Chlcaco, S: Pittsburgh, j.
New York, 9-4: Washington, 1-1 ,
BoaVon, ;. Phllatlelpbla, 0. '
Weatarn Lea rue Dea Molnea at Omaha,
St. Joseph at Lincoln, Hutchinson at Den
ver. Joplln at Wichita. , -
American Leaxue Cleveland at Chicago,
Detroit at 8t. Louln. New York at Washing
ton, Boaton at Philadelphia.
National League-rPhlladelphla at Boaton,
Brooklyn at New York. Chicago at Pitta,
bugh, Dt. Loula at Cleveland.
Total! 11 12 37 17
Total Jllim 14 I
1 One out when Ts'lnnln run tcored,
Gt. Jnncph;.,. 9 99 9 9 9 1 4 i
Lh'o'ii .4M. 9 I I 11
Tvo-'joie lilta; llealey, Mueller, Smith.
Douli' playa: 8lk . to Smith to Effort
J). Smith to Helk to EffarV Stolen baae:
Ilayl aa, Sacrifice tilti:, Connolly, Bohrar.
Struc'. out: By Suthrrlaul, I; by Halla,
1. nne ton hulls: Off Sutherland,' 3: oft
Halla. 1; Off Myeri, 1. Hit by pitched ball:
Tty Sutherland (Lamb). Earned runal Off
Suthclnnd. 3; off Halla, Ij eft Heyera none.
Left on banes: Lincoln, I; St. Joaeph, T,
Hits: Off Halla, 19 In aevan and two-thirds
Innlnfa; off Meyers, 1 In one and one-third
Innings: off Sutherland, II in eight and
one-thM innings. Time; 1:41, Umpire:
Daly. - . - ' . .
; Wichita's Wolves
Wichita, Kan,, 'Sept. 7. Wichita's
pitchers were ineffective today and
loose fielding helped Joplin pile up a
decisive score. Wichita could do little
with Mapel at any time.-' Hitting of
1. am b,' Cochran and Mapel featured.
Score: '. '' ',
JOPLIN.1' 1 WICHITA
7yHtTtb.se ' 4 3 4 3 9Ff rr,s 41461
C'ohr'n.Sb 5 4 1 9 10'uw4n,Ib '4 9 13 9
. Cri:le,tf 6 i 4 ICoy.rf 19 19 9
fetr..It 4 9 7 1 OM'rtrlJe.lf 4 9 19 9
Monroe.o 4 9 4 1 9Jonea,lb 4 1119
follliin.rt ill! ODnbblns.o 41419
rlr 5b, . - 9 6 4 lTps'n.Jb 4 1 1 I I
Brok'w.ct 4 11 9 BMartlnt.cf 4 14 9
i;aptl,p ,43 9 9 9Clem'na,p 91991
I.yone.p 3 9 9 1 9
Totals. .Si It 57 I S'WIllUms 1 9 9 9 9
'. Ko'atn'r.p 9 9 9 9 9
Totals.. H 7 57 16 1
Uaitcil for Lyons In aeveutit.
Jonll-t 4 9 9 9 1 3 9 1 91
. WlihlU i 0 I 9 4 9 4 94
'Ttres-bme hits: Lamb C), Cochran. Two
bme bits: Collins, Jones, Berger, Mapel (3).
Left oa bases: Joplln, : Wichita. I. Hlta
STAR OF LAST DAY
Wins Two -Twenty-Two Pacing
Race at State Fair From
R. L. D., ; West Point
i -. Stepper,
Lincoln, Sept. 7. (Special Tele
gram.) Governor Foote won the
2:22 pace at the final day's racing pro
gram at the state fair after R. L. D.,
West 1'oint, Neb., horse had taken
the fjrir heat. The track was fast in
spite of the Thursday night deluge.
Dorothy Sweeney had an easy time in
the 2:15 trot, winning in straight
heats. j -, t
Following Is the summaryr
Trotting, SilS class, purs 7U0t
Dorothy Sveney (Roy . Reeves)
West Point.,,...,,....... 1 1
Joe Vincent (B. C. 'HUD Araphoe. I I
Kentucky Hal (C. F. Tanner), salt
P, " Soulhworth)
i I 1
4 4 1
I I I
I 4 4
PHILLIES LAUD OHE
Alexander Gets First Victory
Over New York in Year;
Latter Takes the
New York, Sept. 7. New York
broke even in a double bill with Phila
delphia today, Philadelphia won the
first game, 4 to 1, and New York the
second, 2 to 1. New York won the
series, four out of six.
Alexander landed the first game for
Philadelphia, despite the fact that he
was found for eleven hits, It was
Alexander's first victory over New
York since August, 1916, and his first
victory on the Polo grounds" lince
In the second game Schupo won
over Rixey in a pitchers' battle. Score
PHILADELPHIA. NEW TORK,
racK rt.ci a l i oeurns.ir i v a
4 I lHeraog.Sb 4
1 0 OKauff.cf 4
9 9 OZIm'n.lb 4
6, 9 ftPletc'er.ae I
6 9 9Rob'on,rf 4
9 I OHolke.lb 4
7 CM Carty.o 4
9 I C'Murray - 9
' Tesreau.p I
Totals.. 31 19 27 19 l'WUhoft 1
.35 11 17 II 1
Ran for MVCarty In ninth.
Batted for Teareau In ninth.
Philadelphia, ..1 4 9 1 9 9 1 1 91
New Yoi't ....I 9 9 9 9 1 9 9 01
fTame run: Ludenie. Stolen basea:
Stock, Alexander, Hertog, Bancroft, Ttnbert-
enn. Double playa: Kletcher, Henog and
Hnlke: Burnt, to Hersog to Holke to Herxog;
Nlehoff, Bapcroft and Luderua; Alexander,
Bancroft and Luderua.. Baaea on balls:
Tesreau, I: Alexander, . Btruck out:
Teareau, 4; Alexander, I. Umpires: Rlgler
and Branefleld, '
PHILADELPHIA. NEW YORK.
. AB.H.O.A.E, AB.H.O.A.E
Psskert.cf 1 9 9 9 OG.Buf'a.lf 3 9 4 9
9 Totals;. II 6 37 I 1
Stock, 3b I
Nlehoff, 3 3
Hlxey.p - 3
Today's Sport Calendar
Baa Ball Close of the aeaso ef the
Racing Close of meeting of Cheyenne
Thoroughbred Breeders' association.
Trotting Cloee ef Grand Circuit meeting
at Hartford, Conn.
Athletics Michigan state track and field
championships, at Detroit.
Tennis Western New Jersey patriotic
tournament at Mooreatown, N. J.
Antomobllt, Second annual Pike's Peak
(Colorado) hill climbing contest.
Swimming New England A. A. V. out
door championship at Boaton.
Boxing Ted Lewis vs. Italian Joe Cans.
ten rounds, at New York.
RED SOX GET THIRD
Boston's Hard Hitting and
Clever Bunting, With Foster's
Fine Pitching, Too Much
Philadelphia, Sept. 7. Boston's
hard hitting and clever bunting, aided
by Foster's excellent pitching,' gave
the visitors their third straight vic
tory over Philadelphia today, 5 to 0.
Boston made six sacrifice hits. Score;
AB.H.O.A.E. AH A O A in
Hooper.rt 3 3 19 OJa'laen.rf 4 119
9 Pal'er,3b 3
Lewis, if 4
Johnson, p 3
Totals. .34 13 27 I OAnd son.p 9
RICH FOR DAY ON
Robert Alter Pleads Guilty to
Embezzlement and Is Sen
tenced to the Penitentiary.
YOTE TO SETTLE
Referendum of Wyoming Banks
to Determine Fight for Busi
ness . Between Omaha
Fred R. (L
. Time, 2:1IU. !'.154. S:U,- ;
Pacing, 3:M class, purse $700 1'
governor Foote (B. J. 'Montlg)
' El Campo, Tex I
... u. l" I.IIIC.UV. u,u, ' - - .
Daiey umndy (N, Harper) Bey.
mour, la.. 4
Tatbert M. (U P. Southworth) -
Time, 1:11 U. 3:161. 1:WH. : Vi .
Team pacing meet ,
TIP Top-weatern rtyeri u, r, oaum-
Cecil Roy (B. C. Warren) Sbeldton,
Hilly Murray (F. B. Jenkins) wiair. i a
Fred Hill-Recall (Ronln).. ........... 3 3
Time. i:ii!si:s. - , f
Rnnnlng mile, puree 1390 1 ' ' "
Frog Eye, flrstt Innovation, aecond; un
concern, third. Time. 1 ;46.
Running four Turiongs, puree ?tvvi
Mattte Walterr. first; Harry K. Thaw,
aecond; Pearl Rose, third. Time. 9:51.
Potter and Roos to Race
On Old-Fashioned Bikes
Bert Potter and ''Vic" Roos are to
have a match race on antique bikes.
In connection with the motorcycle
aud earned runs: Off demons, s ana I in . . . l.i j c-j...
oae-tbird of an inning; if Mapel. t and and bicycle races to be held Sundaj,
noa ist nine innings; orr J-rons, i anu i I aeotemDer l me DIK vjinaii ouccu
lo six nrtti two-thlrda innings; off Koestner. -y gert pott.r, the Well known Ak
i ami s in two innirgs, nases on oaus; vn i , . uii- u-..
i ,... 4. .e m-. i n .it ru.i.., f. ff i Mr-Meii worKtr. ana .vie. p-uvs.
ciamo'nei. strucit'out: By Koestner, i; by "the cycle man," are to have a match
t'SrliSe' llhlr Dou'bU plw: L-b U "C 0I '?..nJ?unrW."e".'.Ke.i!UCn
a.. Yl. ...... f a Tj..s. Maal.e 1 31 WPrP 111 VUKUC LItlllY V Cttl SKVi
Hid W UW uet mil tv wusit, v i . , I . -
ThfimniAn m frmr to JnnMi ThAmnitafa I ' PAlff if nrt 11 n Aid hlk fftCCf.
to Dersor. Kit by pitched bait: By Mapel, ;ii rid-' his OW11 wheel that he Uied
- toy. umpire; warna., Time: :. ..'.u. v..u ififia ,KSU Raa will
iiw one owned and formerly ridden
nuicntnson lanes oecunu :, u'u h aii . n id-time bike en-
Game From the GriZZlieS thusUst The front wheel of each
ventcie is mij-twj imicj -"g"i
xne rear, or tracer, ' ymjr iwcivc
Totals,. 31 4 It IT I
Batted for Schult In ninth.
Batted for Luderu In ninth.
Philadelphia ,.1'9 9 9 9 9 9 9 91
New York..;,.' I 9 9 1, 9 .9
Two-baae hltt Whined. Three-base hlta:
Bancroft, Rartden. Stolen , bases: Kauff,
Hums. Double playi Fletcher, Hertog and
Holke. Basea on balls: Bohupp, I; Rlxsy,
1, Struck out: Schupp, 5; Rlxey, 4. Um
pires; Rlgler and Branatleld.
Cube 8hut Ont Pirates.
Pittsburgh. Sept. 7, Chicago won from
Pittsburgh today, 1 to 1. 'A splendid catch
by Wolter : In - the fourth Inning, which
headed off two runi. waa a' feature. Bcore:
Flack.rf till OBIgbee.lf 11199
Kliduff.sa Sill !Mollw,lb I 111 9 9
Wolter.lt 4 111 OFIynn.rf 4 119 0
J.elder.Sb 4 111 OCarey.cf 4 119 9
Deal 3b 4 111 lBockel.3b 3 9 119
Schlck,cf 1 9 9 1 0'Flacher 1 9 9 9 9
Merkle.lb 4 1 If vwara.sa s i s a
Wllson.e 1 9 4 9 OPItler.tb 8 1119
Cartar.p 4 9 9 1 OSchmldt.O 19 4 19
aieeie.p o v i
Totals.. 31 9 37 11 1
Totals.. 21 7 1714 I
Batted for Boedtel In ninth.
Chicago 9 1 1 9 9 9 9 9 93
Pittsburgh ,...b i i e e e v
Two-base hlta Kllduff, Wolter Carey.
Three-twee hit: Zelder. Stolen bases: Kll
duff. Pltler. Double playat Deal to Zelder to
tlerkle, wolter to seiaer, carter io aeiaer,
Peal to Merkle, Ward to Pltler to Mollwlta.
Bases on ball: Off Steele, 3. Struck out: By
Carter, 1; by Steele, 6. Umpires: Byron and
, Braves Grab Two From Brooklyn.
Boston. Bent. 7. Boston took both game
from Brooklyn today, the first 5 to 9, Ragan
excelling Hherrod Smith, and the aecond, I
to 3. Kughea holding the visitors to five
hits. The .batting of Rawllnga In both games
was remarkable. He got a double and
triple in the opener, while a home run,
i cuble. two ainglea and a stolen case
wer; his part In the aecond tame. Score,
first game: .
, BROOKLYN. BOSTON.
Hutchinson, kan., iept. .in a
slutrfest Hutchinson took the second
game from Denver today, 11 to 4.
McCi.be hit two home runs and Ben
son and Hartzcll one each, the Salt
Packers getting three homers and
four two-baggers olt cam ana h.nao
ler The score: ,
DENVER, HUTCH TtVBON.
Wufflf.Sh 4 1 9 4 0M'C'be.ef
1 Benson, ID
9 TotaU..491l371T 1
H 'l.b-a- 4
Cain.p . 1
4 114 9
' They will ride cn the half-mile dirt
track ins Me the hiir board track, and.
although many think Potter will have
an easv victory. Roos sava he has
young ideas and will give me crowd
their money s wortn.
Sammies to Get Cabled
Details of World Serjes
TKicaffo nt. 7. American rtooos
training under Major General rersh
inar In. France are to receive a de
tailed cable description of the world's
series games. President Jjohnson, ot
the American league, said tonight.
These stories of probably 1,000 words
will be cabled at the expense 01 me
National Base Ball commission.
President Johnson said mat uarn
Griffith, manager ot the wasningtou
. Total. .31 1 34 u 4 .
Denver 99199491 94
Hutchinson k. i 1 t j 4 I -ll
Stolen bases: McCabe, Benson, MrCltllan,
Smith. Two-baae hits: Henry, emttn. to
Cullough, Benson. UcCormlck, Home runs
McCabe t2. Beneon, , Harisem oacniice nu: -j". V. ; .t.:n t,,nA. tA aiinntv
Cain. Base on balls; Off Kaadlar, 1. Btruck J Club, Who IS Seeking tundS TO "WPP1
out: By cam, l; ay unaoier, ; oy
tnurh. iJ Hit by Ditched ball: By Knaater.
rlk. Passed ball: Sheetak. Hlta and
' earned rune: Off Cain, 19 and In four and
' Mfia.thlrit inntnae: oft Knadter. 4 and 4. In
foar and twerthride Innings; off MeCuU
lough, ? and I la eight Innings, Left on
basest Denver. I: Hutchinson, 1. Time:
1:69. Umpire: Bhannon. 'v.-;.'"';'
American troops with base ball
naranhernalia had reonested permis
sion to take up a suoscnpuon ooiore
the atart of the sames. It is con
sidered probable that the request wil
be granted oy tne commission
Wallace Joins Clan of
Eulogizers of Hornsby
Bobby Wallace, who has seen them
all come and go, has taken a threat
fancy to Rogers Hornsby since join
ing the St Louis Cardinals. Wallace
Di Palma Enters Air Service:
Challenge Races Called Off
Sent. 7.-The challenge
races between Ralph De Palma and
Louti Chevrolet, scheduled to be de-
- - ii -i ix tn m
heavy rain which m ade the track is credited a. saying that Hornsby is
5i!ILI" Be Palm, left for Wash- one of the best natural hitters he ever
ingto to ' enter the aviation service saw. barring none in hts tvf cnty year
ai an inspector of motors; ; - ?l taou, them- '
Olaon.sa 4 9 11
Daubrt.lb 4 1 19 9
Meyers.ib 4 9 14
Stengel.! 4 119
EWhetlt 4 3 9 9
Hckmn.cf 19 3 1
Mlller.e 19 19
SSmlth.p 119 1
OKelly.lf- 4 9 14
OMrnvle.sa 14 I 1
OPowell.ct 4 14 9
UCSmh.Sb 3 1 9 t
OTyler.lb 4 1 14 9
lTragresr.e 4 114
lRagan.p 4 191
Totala..ll 41419 I Total.. 31 I It II
Brooklyn 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 99
Boston , 9 I 9 9 9 1 1 9 I
Two-baae hits: OHourke, Rawllnga.
Three-base hit: Riwlings. Stolen baae: J. B.
Smith, Double play: Maranvllle te Rawllnga
to Tyler. Baaea on ballet Oft B. Bmlth,
Struck out: By Smith, I: by Ragan,
Vmpirea: Klem and Emalle.
Bcore, eecond game:
Olson, ss I
Myers ib I
Stengel, rf 1
Coombs, p I
1 Kelly, If I
IMeyera e 4
OHughee.p . 4
4 Totals. 17 11 17
' Total.. 11 III 1 1 '
Brooklyn .....4 1.9 9 I 9 9 11
Boaton 1 9 114 9 11 I
Two-baae hits: O'Rourke Rawllnga.
Three-base hlta: Z. Wheat, Meyers. Maran
villa. Home run: Rawllnga. Stolen base
Maranvllle (31, Rawllnga. Double playa
Johnston to Myers. Maranvllle to Tyler.
Bases on balls: Off Merquard. 1: off
Coombe. 1: off Hughe. 4. Hlta: Oft Mar
quard, T In three Inning. Btruck out: By
Merquard, 1; y Hughe. 4; by Coombs,
Umpire; Klem and Emelle.
French Heavyweight to
Train American Airmen
Paris. Sept 7. Georges Carpentier,
the French pugilist, and at present an
aviator in the ircncli army, according
to the Herald, 14 going to the United
States a an aviation instructor an
will be stationed at Dayton, O.
. Totals. .31 4 27 14 3
Batted for Johnson in elgth.
Boston 1 0 0 9 0 2 9 2 06
Philadelphia .99999909 0 0
TwoJbase hlta: Hooper,' Foster. Mclnnta,
Bodle. Three-base hit: Walker. Stolen
baae: Hoblitsel. Basea on balls: Oft
Foater, I; oft Jobnaon, 1. Hits: Off John
son, II In eight Innings.. Struck out: By
Foater, I; by Johnson, 1; by Anderson, 1.
Umpires: Nallln and Connolly. .
' New York Divide With Senators.
Washington,- Sept. 7. New York and
Washington ' spilt even In a double-header
today, the local winning the first game, 9
to 9, and the visitors the second, 4 to 1.
Johnson held New York to three hits In
the opener. The second game waa a pitch
ing duel between Shawkey and Shaw, New
York winning In the ninth by scoring three
run on two walk and three singles. Score,
NEW TORK. WASHINGTON.
Hlfh.lf 4 1 1 1 OHMllan.lf 3 13 0 0
Oll'ley.rf 4 9 9 9 98hanks,ss 3 9 2 3 9
P'k'gh.s 4 4 1 9 OCMllan.cf 4 9 3 9 9
Flpp.lb 19 19 ORice.rf 4 12 0 9
aeon, 30 1 9 4 0 0Foster,3b 4 12 19
Bsker.lb 19 11 0M'gan,2b 3 1 31 0
H'drlx.of 19 11 OCh'rlty.lb 3 19 19
Nun'ker.e 10 6 1 OA'amlth.c 4 4 5 0 0
Monroe, p 9 9 9 9 OJohneon.p 4 2,919
Caldwell 1 9 9 9 0
Totala..31 11 57 9 9
Totals. .11 134 1 1
Batted for. Monroe In ninth.
New York.... 4 9 9 9 9 9 9 0 00
Washington ..9 9 9 9 1 0 1 4 6
Two-base, hit: High. Stolen bases: H.
Milan, Shanks, High. Double play: Ohar
rtty to Shanka to Gharrlty. Basea on balls.
Oft Love, 3; off Johnson, 1. Hits: Oft
Love, 11 In seven and one-third innings.
Struck out: By ova,-' 4; yb Johnson, 4.
Umpire: O'ouLghlln and Morlarlty. Score,
NEW YORK. WASHINGTON.
AB.H.O.A.E. " AB.H.O.A.E.
Hlrh.lf 4 9 19 OM'osky.lf 3 19 9 9
Oll'ley.rf 114 9 OShanWs.ss 4 9 6 3 9
P'k'gh.s S 9 2 2 OCMIlan.sa 4 2 3 0 0
PIPD.lb 4 19 0 ORice.rf 4 2 4 0 0
O'deon.ib 10 11 0Fster,3b 4 9 3 0 9
Baker.tb 19 11 9M gan,2b 4 12 19
H'drlx.cf 1119 OL'nard.lb 4 9 6 1 0
Alex'der.o till OA'smlth.o 1952
Sh'wkey.p 4 9 12 OShaw.p 3 19 6
Total. ,I9" IT 7 9 Total. .33 7 37 H
New York.!.. 9 9 9 9 9 1 9 9 34
Washington ..9 9, 9 9 1 9 9 9 01
Two-baa hltt Hendrlx. Stolen base:
Gedeon. Double play: Shaw to Shanka to
Leonard. Bases on balls: Off Shawkey, 1;
oft Shaw. 5. Struck out- By Shaw. 3: by
Shawkey, I. Umpires: o boughlin and
Swimmers Set Two
New Water Records
At Honolulu Meet
Honolulu, T. H., Sept. 7. Norman
Ross, San Francisco, and Claire Gal-
ligan, New York, broke records in
swimming contests here today, sanc
tioned by the Amateur Athletic union.
Ross clipped two seconds off Ludy
Langer'a best mark in setting a new
American record of 11 minutes, 27 3-5
seconds for the 880. Miss 'GaUigan
set a new American mark for the 440.
Duke Kahanamoku took the na
tional title for the 100 yards. ,
. The results:
National, 100 yards: Kahanamoku, Hono
lulu, first. Time, 64 seconda.
Eight hundred and eighty yards:-Rosa.
San Francisco, first. Time, ll;3t 3-J, (new
Ladles' 69 yards: Dorothy Burns. Lis An
geles, first. Time, 30 3-6 seconds. - -
Ladles' 449 yards: Claire Oalllgan. flrati
Time, 6:39 4-5, (new American record),
Seekers After Hungary's
Food Leave for Other Parts
Copenhagen, Sept. 7. Hungary,
which has acquired a reputation in
the central empires as a land flowing
with milk and honey, where eggs,
butter and white bread are still to
he obtained, has been compelled to
dose its gates to swarms of its al
lies. The government has ordered
those not Hungarians to show cause
why they should reside in that coun
Irv. Those who cannot show ade
quate reasons, and have merely set
tled in Hungary .because food could
be obtained there, will be given
week in which to leave the country.
Robert Alter, chief actor in an old,
old drama of real life, pleaded guilty
to a charge of embezzlement before
Judge Estelle, sitting in criminal
court, and was sentenced to from one
to seven years jn the penitentiary.
The youth, for he is only 25 years
old, was a clerk. He wanted the finer
things of life, but could not get them
on his moderate salary, so he decided
on a forbidden adventure a step as
old as civilization; he "borrowed" the
company's money and made plans to
be a. "millionaire for a day."
As clerk in the office of the Franz
Premier Distributing company he had
access to the firm s funds. Alter ap
propriated $625 in -cash and fled. He
went to Chicago, then to New York,
leaving a trail of gold behind him. It
was by this trail the Omaha authori
ties were able to trace him.
Millionaire for a Day.
In the country's metropolis, on the
traditional "Great White Way," Alter
made his big and final splurge.
Chorus girls and Broadway belles be
lieved the youth was a younir western
millionaire. He was while his money
The New York "party" lasted but
one day. There were cabaret parties.
trips to fashionable dansants, visits ga
lore to lobster palaces and company
a-plenty, lhe; curtain was finally
rung down while Alter and his new
found friends were dining in a famous
Forty-second street restaurant.
Fine While it Lasted.
It was twilight. The lights were
just beginning to flash on in the pro
verbial "gilded palace." Alter leaned
back in his chatr, tore a golden-col
ored band from a 50-cent cigar and
motioned the Waiter to bring htm the
A tao on the shoulder, and Alter
looked up into the face of an Omaha
"Oh, well," he sighed, "it was fine
while it lasted; T was a millionaire
for a day, anyhow. "I've just got
enouch left to tip the waiter." ,
Alter said nothing as he stood be
fore Judge Estelle and was asked why
sentence should not be pronounced
upon him. He still kept his debonair
appearance, despite the jail clothes
he was wearing. Immediately after
beine: sentenced he was taken to the
penitentiary at Lincoln.
Denver Packing House
Strike Reported Settled
Denver, Colo., Sept. 7. -A proposed
stfike of more than 50Q employes at
local packing plants, which was to
have gone into effect tomorrow, has
been settled, it was announced to
day. The men demanded a wage- in
crease of 5 Cents an hour, but last
night accepted one of half that
Insurance Bill Taken
Up by tne Lower House
Washington. Sept. 7. The adminis
tration $176,000,000 soldiers' and sail
ors' insurance .bill was taken up in the
house today, with the leaders de
termined to dispose of it as speedily
Whether Wyoming will finally be
assigned to the Omaha branch of the
federal reserve bank, or to the Den
ver branch which is being organized
depends upon a referendum now be
ing taken of all the national banks
When the law was passed creating
several branches of the federal re
serve banks Nebraska and Woming
were assigned to the Omaha district,
and the banks of those two states
were to report to the Omaha branch.
Then when Denver discovered it was
also.to have a branch of the reserve
ban the Denver business men made
a fight to get Woming attached to
the Denver district with Colorado.
The matter has now been pending
tor some tune, and, while the contro
versy is on, the Wyoming banks are
stilldoing their reserve business with
tne parent bank at Kansas Uty in
stead of coming in under either
branch. The result of the referendum
19 CACklCU SUUU.
Chicago Liquor Men Would
Divorce Booze and Amusement
Chicago, Sept. 7. The Chicago
Brewers association, the Cmcairo Re
tail Liquor Dealers' association and
several other kindred organizations
made known today that they will
soon begin an active camoaiirn to oro
hibit dancing, skating and vaudeville
entertainment ( in any Chicago cafe
where liquor is sold.
The move for this divorcement will
take the form of an ordinance to be
presented to the city council at its
first meeting on October 1, it is said.
The only form of amusement favored
under the liquor dealers' plan is band
concerts in places which seat 500 per
sons or more.
PRICES OF COAL
FAIL TO DECLINE
Out of One to Two Dollars at
Mines, But Has Not' Been
Given to Omaha
Though the coal mines have al
ready cut from $1 to $1.40 per ton
off the price of coal f.o.b. at the
mines, and have to announced to the
retailers of Omaha in their circulars
in accordance with President Wil
son's order, the local retailer! are
standing pat, and making no reduc
tion in the retail prices to their con
sumers. 1 -
September days are here, and the
first blast that sweeps from the north
will make some coal necessary m
every home. Meanwhile the consum
ers are patiently waiting1 for the local
retailers to announce their reduction
in accordance with the reduction at
the mines, but it does not come forth.
The retailers are still claiming that
in order to avoid going bankrupt
they must sell high the coal which
they bought on the higher market,
before they fan start giving their
customers the benefit of the reduction,
forced at the mines by the administra-
ti0"- . . , ,
A few weeks ago the coal dealers
locally declared people must rush to
buy coal that the dealers might empty
their bins and get in more coal. They
held at that time, that there was only
supply enough in the retailers' bins
here to lasj the city a short time.
That was when they were urging
people to buy early.
However, as soon as the govern
ment anttcht to reduce the price $1
or more per ton, and the retailers
were asked to make this cut, they in
sisted that their bins are stocked with
high priced coal, stocked with a sup
ply that could not be exhausted be
fore the first of the year. .
-Which is the correct story is a
mystery, whether there is a two
weeks' supply in Omaha, or a four
months supply? i
Promises of the Press Agents.
Oryiheum Patron are reminded that the
curtain will rise early at the Orpheum to
night. 1:19 o'olock sharp; also, that 'the
matinee and night performance today
will be the laat time tor Karl Jorn. tenor
ffow the . Metropolitan Opera company;
Jean Adair and company In "Maggie Tay
lor. Waitress." and other features mat have
entertained this week. Carl Randall, with
Ernestine Meyers, come a one ot the head
line featurea next week. ' Hermlne Shone
and company, presenting "Mary Ann, will
be another 'headline card, while tne Asant
troupe of novelty entertainers and Harry
Carroll, the jong writer, rendering his own
competitions, come a special features.
Gayety The stage has- been braced up.
stairs leading to the dressing rooms strength
ened and in some instance the caalngs
taken off door opening to mak the en
trance wider all - In preparation for the
week s engagement of Billy Watson's Beef
Truat, that aggregation,' of "heaviea" who
will make merry at the popular Gayety for
the entire week atartlng tbla afternoon.
Just where the said Billy corrala ao many
mountainous maids deponent sayeth not. but
they are here and will carol gleefully all
week. Billy says this t his farewell tour
w shall see. Tomorrow's matinee stsrts
at I o'clock.
! Boyd It 'you can go to sleep during the
performance ot "Step Lively." that carni
val of fun and gloom dlspeller. In which
Hal Johnson, the versatile comedian, makes
hie personal appearance at the Boyd to
morrow for four nights, with matinees to
morrow and Wednesday, you are entitled to
a medal as the champion aleeper ot the
world. Hal Johnson' Impersonation of the
actress must be seen to be appreciated, j
Brandele "Watch Tour Step," Irving Ber
lin' musical success, la coming to the Braa
dot tomorrow night tor a limited engage
ment ot tw days, with a matinee Monday.
The costumes are the very latest exprea
slons In the world of taahton and were de
signed by Helen Dryden, the artist who de
signs all the covers for Vogue magaxlne.
It l not a "No. 1" show, thera being only
this on company of "Watch Your Step" on
tour, .' - -
A n n o u n c i n g F a 1 1 Styles
Here is the word men have been awaiting; it
is the signal for those who are now Shirley pat
rons to again come and buy Omaha's best and
newest styles at a saving of up to $10. To men
who have not yet become acquainted with our
merchandise and merchandising methods, let
this be an invitation' to in
vestigate. Mind you, we do
not ask you to'buy just look
but we doubt if you'll be
able to resist the impulse
after you have seen these
From Factory ta Wearer
We are not retailers we are
manufacturers operating r a
chain of outlet stores where
you can buy practically at
wholesale. We do not send
road salesmen out to sell to
dealers we sell direct to the
wearer. This method can and
does actually save you many
dollars besides assuring
you of the newest styles and
bigger assortments. ,'
Goit.c 32 Tiiis Wonderful Display
ii 709 Sout76M St Omaia U