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I0PLIN WINS ITS
. FIRST TWILIGHT
GAME OFF OMAHA
Van Gilder Starts for Rourkes,
But Is Relieved by Kopp,
But Disaster Still
" Joplin, Mo, June 14. (Specltl Tie
' egrtm.) Only 414 cash customeri
were present tonight when the Miners
defeated the Oniaha. 3 to 2 in the
first twilight game played in Joplin
by Western league teams. The game
was a good one, settling into a thrill
ing pitchtrs' duel between Crutcher
and Kopp after Collins drove oen
1 to the left field fence and drove Van
guilder from the mound in the fourth
The sunlight bothereo Meyers con
siderably and he kept changing his
position from back of the pitcher to
back of the catcher continually. How
ever, none of the attitudes he . as
sumed seemed to help his eyesight
smy and his umpiring was rotten.
Both teams suffered repeatedly be
:ause of his decisions.
, The Miners counted their first score
'in the opening inning when MeU
' tingled, stole econd and scored when
Kelley overthrew second. The visit
ors tied it in the .third on two singles,
t walk and a stolen base. They took
the lead in the fourth when Holder
man scored after forcingout Donica,
who had walked, Defate's single and
Kelley's sacrifice being factors in tlie
The Miners came back in their half
of the fourth and regained the lead
when Miller singled to left and Boeli
'er was safe on Callahan's error after
Lamb had fanned. Collins then drove
one to the fence, scoring Miller and
Boehler. The Miners got only one
safety aff-Kopp'i delivery. Scorer
Ort,k' ........ o i i o o o o oi t t
'opiin ......... tetioooo i s o
: Batteries: Van Glldar, Kopp and Kelly;
Crutcher and Colllna.
Salt Packers Defeated, 1 2-0,
By Sioux City Hard Hitters
Hutchinson,- Kan., June 14. Sioux
City was able to hit Javaux, who
started, and Kotzelnick at will here
this afternoon in the first game of
the series and won. 12 to 0. The
Packers could do nothing with Alli
son's delivery. Score:
8IOUX CITY HUTCHINSON
AB.H.O.A.E. AB.H.O.A X.
Oye.Sb , 4 1 S OWuffll.Sb 4 0 2, 80
tmtth,2b III! Ne,!b 11411
Thoon.cf S S I t OBradly.lb 4 1 It 0
Relckle.lf I I i I OPetlgw.rt 4 0 111
Huntr.lb SltS tCTevld.aa I 0 I t 1
Manor.rf ISIS STraliir.lf 4 1 t 9
l.yck.o I 14 1 ONolt.cr 4 1 9 t
Jonem.aa 4 I t ! OManlon.c I 1 I I 1
Aillaon.p I I 1 Javaux.p 9 ft 0 t
Kotnlck.p t 1 0 t 0
Totals .4111 S7 I I
Totala U IT IT 4
iou City .....! t 1 0 4 t 0 ID
Hutchlnaon ,0 I 0 0 0 t 0 t
Earned rune: Sioux City S. Two baa
hlta: Kotwlnlck, Trainer, Thomaaon 1,
Relckle, " MoOranor, Hunter. Three baae
tilta: Lyok. Dye, Paaaed balla: Manlon,
Bradley. Baaea on balla: Oft Allleon I;
off Javanx 1: off Kotielnlrk 4. Struck
out: By Allleon I; by KoUelnlck t. Left
- nn baaea: Hutcblnaon I; Bloux City I,
IHubla playa: Cleveland to Manlon to
Kradley; CleTeland to Nee to Bradley.
Suilnn baaea: Kotaolnlck, Hunter t, Lyck.
Time: 1:I. Umpire: Shannon.
Des Moines Wins in Opener
From Oklahoma City, 54
Oklahoma City, June 14. Des
if oines won from Oklahoma City to
day. 5 to 4. Dressen held the locals
lo four hits. Score: '
M'Clan.aa I t J 1
ISt.John.lf 4 0 110
Totala St' JIT 10
1 . -v r
Ta Mnlnca .,.0 0 0 1 0 0 0 04
-kla. City ....0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 14
Two-bee hlta: McClellan. O'Connor (I),
Tnita, Brlebeck. Three-bane hlta. Tede
M ). H1U! Off Hewitt I; off Tede
"'hi. t. Baaea on balla: Off Hewitt, I;
aft Tedeecht, I. Struck out: By Hewitt. S;
oy Tednchl, Ij iby Dreeaen, I. - Stolen
baaea: Pitta (3, Breen, Coffey, McClellan.
t.ewellyn (2). Lett oa baaea: Oklahoma
Cty. I; Dee Molnea, S. Time: 1:61. Dm
9' re: Mullen.
Wichita Gets 6 Runs in Sixth;
Defeats St. Joseph, 8 to 4
Wichita, Kan., June . 14. Yaryan
and Koestner. pinch hitters for Wich
ita, both delivered this evening and
the locals tnade six runs in the sixth,
enabling them to win from St. Jo
seph, 8 to 4. Score: R.H.E.
Ft. Joseph ......0 0 I I 0 0 0 0 t 4 It t
Wichita .........0 0 0 I I 0 v-l 10 I
Batterlea: Cuttl and Baohant; Blaek.
Bollk and WalllB, Taryaa.
Wilson Attends Flag Day
... Exercises In Washington
' Washington, June, 14. flag Day,
which this year marked the 141 st an
niversary of the adoption of the
American flag, was observed here to
day with outdoor exercises beneath
the Washington - monument. Presi
dent Wilson, cabinet members,' and
other liiKli in official life were in
lite h;g crowd which listened to a pat
riotic address by John W. Davis,. so
I'titor genera! el the United States.
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won i m r i n i . ,i ul:
BY PETE EOONEY
Peter J. Rooney, former proprietor
of the "Underwork!," has filed
charges against Detective A. C. An
derson, I'atrolman John J. Dudley
and Sergt. George W. Allen of the
morals squad, alleging that during
tlie.night of June 4 these members of
the police department entered his
place of business at 1322 North
Twenty-fourth street, without due
process of law and without reason.
The complaint which has been ad
dressed to the city council reads:
"They entered without warrant or
authority, in a violent, tumultuous
and disorderly manner, and in a loud
and boisterous manner created a dis
turbance which tended to bring dis
repute upon complainant and which
did shock and disturb peaceful cus
tomers." Rooney alleged that the officers
were actuated by personal feelings of
hostility, and he also charged that
the men have not made a report to
their superiors of the visit.
PETERS BEATS '
IN ALLIANCE GO
Big Bill Dristy. holder of the Ne
braska state amateur wrestling cham
pionship, undertook a little too much
jn his second appearance in profes
sional circles when he tackled Charlie
Petvs, the Papillion carpenter, who
meets John Pesek at Rourke park
July 4 Dristy went up against Peters
in a match at Alliance, Neb., during
the stockunen's convention there, and
came out1 second best. Peters won
two straight falls. The first fall came
in 15 minutes and the second in 10.
Peters' speed, strength and su
perior science proved too much for
Dristy who got away to a flying start
in his professional debut by beating
Pete Fromm, former light heavy
weight champion of the world, at
Harlan, Ia- ' '
. WITH SOLDIERS
The' Brandeis and Fort Omaha
base ball teams will play the rubber
game of a three-game series at
Kourke park Sunday afternoon.
The Brandeis won the first game
last Sunday, 4 to 3, after 10 innings of
combat. The Fort Omaha lads cap
tured the second, game in a twilight
contest Thursday night by the score
of 9 to 8.
The teams appear to be quite even
ly matched as both victories were
'earned by the narrow margin of one
run. Omaha fans will see a real bat
tle for blood when the rubber con
tests staged Sunday.
Kaiser Visits Fighting Front
Before'Army Is Blocked
Amsterdam, June 14. Emperor
William went into regions under fire
during the recent fighting on the
French front, according to Karl Ros
ner, the emperor's favorite corres
pondent, who accompanies him or. his
The emperor, standing before a map
of the fighting area, says Rosner, ad
dressed his hearers thus:
"In 1914, during the' battle of Sois
sons, was here (at the Laffaux corner
on the Aisne front). What heavy
trials have since been imposed upon
us Germans! But that is now all be
hind os. We are now swinging on to
"Tell it to your comrades," said the
emperor in conclusion. , "Tell them
also thXt I have told you 1, in the
midst of the fighting."
School Days Are Ovci
In Omaha Until Fc!i
School days are over until fall for
the thousands of pupils of the schools
of Greater Omaha. Report cards and
diplomas were given out at a short
morning session Friday. Special exer
cises were held in many of the schools
in observance of Flag day. Formal en
trance to the new Park school was
inade by eighth grade pupils who re
ceived their diplomas there early yes
terday morning before going to Elm
Drop Foot Ball Games.
Lincoln, Neb., June 14. Foot ball
games tentatively scheduled with
Denver university and Washington
State college have been dropped by
the regents of the University of Ne
braska for "reasons of economy."
Toledo, June 14. Score:, R. H. E.
Toledo ., t 0 4
"Kerr and Jtorphy; Bowman, Brady and
Lou la vllle. June 14. Score: R. H. B.
Minneapolla , a a i
Llodbere;, Wllllama and Owena; Shackel
ford, ibe and Meyer.
Indianapolis. June 14. Score: R. H. K.
St. Paul f
Indlanapolla o 4 0
HaU and Glenn; Rofje and Kchaitf.
Columbua, June 14. Kanaaa City-Colum-bua
game postpone, rale.
' Southern Aeaoetation.
At Atlanta. li'Chattanooaa., I. ,
1 U j . b
WHITE SOX RALLY
IN SEVENTH AND
Defenses of Washington Crew
Go to Pieces, Enabling Chi
cago to Win; Leibold's
K Batting Feature.
11 A Eet7entVt 111
V tUVagU) j uiifc r. a uvtvinu at j
nmg rally in whtcn the Washington
defense 'went to pieces enabled Chi
cago to win the first game of the
series- 7 to 4. Leibold's batting was
the feature. He made four hits, two
of which were doubles and drew a
base on balls in five times up. The
AB.II.U.A.B. AH ll.O.A K.
Shotlon.rf 3 110 UMurfy.rf 4 13 0 0
Milan, T 4
0 0 1 1 1,., 1. 1. 1 f 4 4 10 0
1 1 Collms.lib 3 113 0
II UKelach.rf 3 0 6 0 0
0 OGanilll.lb 4 110 10
3 OWoaver.aa 4 13 6 0
C OKIsberg.Sb 4 0 0 1 0
3 OSi-hnlh.p. 4 2 S 3 1
.1 OSholnbh.p 2 0 0 0 0
Johnson 110 0 Ot'li'Ultr.i) 1 0 0 0 u
Jourdun 1 0 o 0 o
Totala 33 8 21 14 3
Totala U4 10 27 1 1 I
Hailed fur Ayore In ninth.
Katti'd for shillpnba'k In seventh.
Wimhlhgton . 10102 0 00 0 4
Chicago 20000041 7
Two-base hit: Lcibolrt. Stolon baae: Mi
lan, Judge. Sanrlflcn hit: K. Colllna. Sac
rifice fly: Morgan. Double play: Uandil to
Weaver to Gandil. Left on hoses: Chicago,
5; Washington, 7. r'lrat base on errors:
Chicago. 2. Baaea on bulla: Off Shellen
hack, 4; Ayers, 4. Hlta: Off Khellnnbaclt,
7 In seven Innings ; I'lcotte, 1 In two In
nlncs: Aynrs, 10 in elghl liitmlnga. Struck
ou.: lty Shollenliarlc, 5; Ayvra, 2, Winning
.New lork Defeat Tletrolt, ll-.
Detroit, Juno 14. New York defoated
Detroit 11 to C, In a free hitting contest
thla afternoon. The vlaltora bunched lilts
with a bciao on balla and an error for nine
runB tn the third and fourth. Score:
NEW YORK. DKTROIT.
AB.H.O.A.K, AB.H.O.A K.
Ollholy.rf 3 12 0 1 Buoh.aa 6 2 12 1
Pknpgh.aa 6 3 2 10 OCobb.cf 3 2 4
Pratt. 2 b t
J 1 2 OVeach.lf 4'3 1
0 16 lllatlimi.lb 4 1 18
4 It 1 OVltUb 4 11
10 0 OCunh'tn-rf 3 12
Marana.rf 4 110 OYouna.Hb 4 3 2
Waltera,o 4 111 OSpencer.o 4 0 3
Thrmln.p 3 10 1 ODauas.p 4 0 0
Mogrlgo.p 1 0 0 0 0 .
Totals 35 12 27 13 2
Totala 37 14 27 21 i
New York . 1 0450004 1 II
Two-baae hits: Pecklnpnugh, Plpp, Mar
sans, Cobb. Three-bass hit; Baker, Cobb,
ripp. stolen tiaaea; Cobb. Bunh, Young (2).
Kucrlflr hlta: Pratt, Martians. Gllhooley.
Sacrifice fly: Bodlo. DoutT playa: Thor
mnhlen, Pratt. Plpp and Baker; Walters
and lpp; Pratt, Pecklpaugh and Plpp
(2): Spencer and Young. I.oft on bases:
New York. R; Detroit, 7. First base on
errors; Now York, 1. Bases on balla: Off
Dausa, 2; Thormahlen, 4; Mogrldge, l.
Hlta: Off Thormahlen. 6 In five Innings;
Mogrldge, t In four Innings. Struck out:
By DaUK, 3. Winning plt. her: Thormahlen.
Nt. I.oula Victor Over Host on,
St, Louis, June 14. With the score 4 to
3 In Boston's favor In the nkjith, with two
nien on bases and two outs,- Pete Johns,
pinch hitting for Sothoron, trlpplcd pant
Slrunk, scoring Gedeon and Auatln, r.iult
giving 8t. Louis to 6-to-4 victory over Bos
ton In the. first game of the series today.
Ruth's, bat drove In 3 of Boston's runs.
BOSTON. ST. LOUlfl
Hooper.rf lid 1 0 lTobln.cr 4 110 0
8hean,2b I I 0 5 lMalaeUb 3 0 1 1 0
Strunk.cf 4 0 10 OSUler.lb 4 2 15 1 0
Ruth.lf 4 3 10 OMmltt.rf 4 13 0 0
M'tnla.lD 4 0 15 1 OHmlth.lf 4 ! 2 0 0
Thorns. 3b 4
Scott, co 3
Agnew.o ' 3
1 S 1
0 JeUeon.Sb 4 2 3 3 0
OGerber.ss 2 0 0 3 1
OMlnclrys, 1 0 0 0 0
Ollale.e 3 0 12 0
OV-VUHtln 1 0 0 0 0
0 2 0
0 2 0
othorn,p 2 0 10 0
Totals S3 6 26 16 2'Johns 110 0 0
Totals 33 8 27 13 1
Two out when winning run scored.
Batted for Gerber In ninth.
Batted for Hale In ninth,
Baited for Sothoron In ninth.
Boston 1 0 2 (f o 0
St. Louis . ...0 0 0 3 0 0
Two-base flit: Ruth. Threo-base hits: Sis
ler.Johna. Stolen bases: Scott, Slsler, Smith.
Sacrifice hlta: Maisel, Scott. Double play:
Shean, Mclnnls and Scott. Left on baaea:
Boston. 2; St. Iuls, 5. First base on errors:
St, Louis 1. Bases on balls: Off Hush, 3;
off Sotiioron, J. Struck out: By Bush. S;
j Athletics Defeated by Imllani
I Cleveland. O., June 14. Philadelphia out
, batted Cleveland In the first gHtite of the
; series hero today, but losi, 4 to 2, duuble
1 lays Keeping the visitors from winning. It
was Philadelphia's first trip here this sea
son. Oroom was knocked out of the box
In the fourth Inning. Knxniann. who fin
ished, was effectlvr, winning his first game
tor Cleveland, Score:
AB.H.O.A E. AB.H.O.A.E.
Ktian on.ss 4 114 0Rvans,3b 3 113 0
Olrtrlng.lf llio OChap'n.es 3 1
Walker.cf 4 110 OSpe&'er.ct 4 1
Burns.lb 4 1 13 1 ORoth.rf 4 1
Oard'er,3b 4 4 0 4 lWajn's.lb 4 1
McAvoy ,.4111 OWood.lf 4 S
Dart'n.rf 1 1 0 0 0 Miller. lb
Dugs n. 2b 4 13 2 OOVNP4J1.0
Geary.p 4 3 0 1 OOrooirtyi
3 0 1
2 0 0
Totals 36 13 34 18 1
Totals 31 IT 14 1
Philadelphia ..0 0420000 4 2
Cleveland ....1 0 1 0 l i 0 0 4
Two-base hlta: Walker. Roth, Evans,
Chapman (2). Speaker. Sacrifice hit:
Chapman. Double plays: Chapman and
Miller; Chapman, Wambsganss and Miller;
Evans, Wamhsxanss and Miller; Gardner,
Dugan and Burns. Left on baaea: Phlla
delphla. 10; Cleveland, . Klrst baae on er.
rors Philadelphia, 1; Cleveland, 1. Baaea
on balla: Oft Geary. 1; Groom. 1; Enxmann,
S. Hits: Off Oroom. 1 la. four Innings; off
Enxmann, 4 In five tunings. Struck out:
By Geary, 1; Groom, 1; Knztnann, 1. Win
nlng pitcher: Enxmann.
Creighton Gridiron Star
. Joins Uncle Sam's Forces
fj, B. 'Dutch" Ruplinger, former
treighton foot ball star, enlisted in
the army yesterday. His home is at
Orleans, Nebi" Before he went away
he was guest, of honor at a dinner
tendered him by Police Magistrate
R. J. Madden and $tate Senator Jack
Shannon. Madtlen'and Shannon were
former team mates of Ruplinger's.
Standing of Teams
AM. LEAGUE) I AMERICAN ASS'N.
W. L. Pet W. L. Pet.
(Vlchlta ...25 14 ,C4lbolumbus ..21 14 .600
yes Molnea. 24 17 685 Kan. City ..21 16 .683
tlutch. ....25 18 .58lMUwaukee..22 14 .679
loplln 19 18 614'UuisvlHe ..23 17 575
)kla City.. 20 2-' ;476!Indlanapolla.20 16 .65S
Jmalia ....19 S3 .403 St. Paul ...18 20 474
U Joseph. .18 24 .4JS Minneapolis. 15 22 .'5
5loux City.. 13, 28 .1117 Top do 9 i9 .237
. WEST. LeAgI K. NAT. -l.EAGl'B.
W I, Pi t I W. L. Pel.
Wichita 24 14 .632 Chicago 2 14 .6Hti
Hutchinson 2." 17 New York ..3116.660
lies Moines 23 17 .575 Cincinnati ..23 25.479
Joplin 18 18 .500 Boston 23 25 .479
Okla. City. .20 21 .488Plt:sburgh. . 20 26.430
Omaha 19 21 ,476! Philadelphia 19 26 .422
St. Joseph.. 18 22 .439;Ht. Louis 19 26 .422
Sloui City. .13 28 ,300;Brooklyn ...19 28 .404
Hloux City, 12; Hutchinson, 0.
Des Moines, 6; Oklahoma City, 4
Omaha, 2; Joplin, 3.
Wkhita, 8; St. Joseph, 4.
ouls, 1-6; Philadelphia, 3-2.
New York. 7; Chicago, 0.
Boston, 7; Clileago, 6.
Brooklyn, 2; Cincinnati, 1.
, 'AMERICAN LEAGUE.
Cleveland, 4; Philadelphia. 2.
Chicago, 7; Washington, 4.
New York, 11; Detroit, 6.
8t. Louis, 6; Huston, 4.
Milwaukee, 6; Toledo, 3.
Minneapolis, 9; Louisville, 3.
Ht. Paul, 2-Indianapolis, 0.
Kansas City-Columbus, postponed; rain.
Omaha at Joplin.
Des Moines at Oklahoma City.
St. Joe at Wichita.
Sioux City at Hutchinson.
Washington at Chicago.
Boston at St. Louis.
Philadelphia at Cleveland.
New York at Detroit,
Chicago at Brooklyn.
Cincinnati at New York.
Pittsburgh at Philadelphia.
St. Louis at Boston.
ON BENSON TRACK
Steppers Have Each Other's
Numbers and Stick to Even
Gait; Gallopers Get
Straight heat races marked last
night's racing at the Benson track.
A big comeback and whirlwind finish
of the five evenings of twilight racing
is predicted . for tonight, when the
saddle horses will have the right of
way in the big Ak-Sar-Ben derby. The
horses will then be shipped to Lincoln
for the Lincoln Driving club's meet. -
Three straight heats in the two trot
ting races and the pacing race fur
nished some excitement, llemet, the
winner of the -:17 pace, roused the
fans to their feet in the second heat,
in Which lie and Finetta Pointer were
going about even.
Hal Regent brooked no opposition
in the 2:22 pace, but carried off all
the iron men possible. Atlanta was a
fair second for the stakes. Dan Gen
try and Directoire had a race to them-,
selves in the third heat, each horse
trying to make the most breaks.
Bo Vala stepped away with the cash
in the 2:22 trot, with Doris D. in sec
The running races were snappy. .
S:22 Pace. IMM1 Purse.
Hal Regent, b. g. Warren Dennis,
Salt Lake 1 1 1
Atlanta, b. in., R. M. Sebastaln,
Kearney, Neb 3 I 2
Directoire, blk. m., Midwest stock
farm, Kearney, Neb. 3 2 3
Dan Gentry, b. g , Charles Yoder,
Roendale, Mo 4 4 4
Tlmi !:ism 2:20U; 2:27.
S:2i Trot. Purse t0O.
Bo VolaX tlk. s., a. A. Krlese.
Klriora, la. , 1 1 1
Doris D.,' b. in.. Midwest stock
I farm, Kearney, Neb 3 2 2
j Dusty Girl, ch. in., R. M. Scbas-
talnv Kearney, Noli 3 4 3
Red Woir, ch. g., W. Whitney, To
pekn, K:n , 4 3 6
CnntaletH, b. ni., L. D. Anlow.
Butte, Mont 6 6 4
Time 8:14 : 2 : 1 r i ; 2:1 Va .
8:87 Pace. Turse $100.
Hetnet, br. g., chlnstock Bros,
Woet Point, Neb 1 1 1
Finetta Pointer, br. m., W. F.
iGorsllne, Chicago. Ill 4 1 i
Cover, br. g., N.(G. Beexley, Syra
cuse, Neb '. r.3 1 3
Bessie N., b. m., C, E. Beverldge,
Chicago 2 4 4
Snook urn. Sir Francis and Reserve Count
ess distanced In first heat. Direct Heir
Time MT'i: 2:1714: 3:20'.
Running. 4 Furlongs. All Ages. Purse (100.
Red Kox. a. g., aged. F. C. Owens,
Memphis, Neb i
Kluiberty, br. tc, four years, i; Ktill
nian, Denver. Colo j
Nancy B., eh. m., aged., V. J. Bordeaux,
Rosebud, S. 15 3
Spltlt, Brownstone, Blue and Monte failed
to place. '
Running, 5 Furlongs. All Ages. Purse 1100.
Klsle Knight, b. ni., aged, W. H.
Kearnca, Dunlap, la 1
Ksther Fay, a ra., four years, R. A.
Owen. Memphis Neb j
Watch Her Stp, b. m aged, D. Brant.
Pawnee, Neb. 3
Cherry Bell, b, in., (for Prepaid),.!!! 4
Saturday, derby day. the card will
; include the Ak-Sar-Ben Derbv, dis
tance 1 1-16 milts. Purse, $150.
Four other running races are sched
ule j. Raxeswillstart at 6 o'clock.
Enemy Subs Decrease
.Paris, June 14. Enemy submarine
operations have lessened greatly in
the western and central English chan
nel since the blockading of Zeebrugge
Cravath's Home Run Wins First
for Philadelphia, While St.
Louis Knocks Davis
Out in Second
Philadelphia, June 14. St. Louis
and Philadelphia split even in a
double-header today, the locals tak
ing the first, 2 to 1, and St. Louis the
second, 6 to 3.
Cravath's home run in the tenth
won the opening contest after the visi
tors tied the score in the eighth. In
the second game St. Louis knocked
Davis out of the box in the fourth and
won, 6 to 3. The Phillies hit safely in
every inning of this contest but could
not score until the eighth.
Heathcote's hitting and a bare-hand
running catch by Meusel featured.
Score, first game:
ST. LOUIS. PHILADELPHIA
Ilthcte.cf 6 110 OBancft.as 4 0 3 4 0
Dalrd.ab 6 10 1 OWillms.ct 4 2 2 0 0
Cruise, If 4 1 2 0 0. Stock. 3b 4 2 110
Hoinby.ss 4 2 4 2 OLudus.lb 4 110 10
Paulte.lb 4 2 11 1 OCravth.rf 2 110 0
Wallce,2b 3 0 2 0 0Muusel.lt 3 1 4 0 0
Smyth, rf 4 0 2 0 0.MGafn,2b 2 0 2 6 0
Gonzals.o 3 16 3 OAdams, 0 3 0 6 1 0
Doak.p 3 0 0 4 OPrdrgt, p 8 0 1 3 0
Totals 35 827 14 0 Totals 29 7 30 15 0
None out when winning run scored.
St. Loula 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 01
Philadelphia 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12
Home run Cravath. Stolen bae Meusel.
Sacrifice hits Doak, Wallace, McGaffigan,
Cravath. Doublo plays Gonzalea, Paulette
and Gonzalea. Left on bases St. Louia 7;
Philadelphia 3. Basts on balls off Doak
1 ; Prendergaat 1. Struck out by Doak
i; Prendcrgast 3.
Score, second game:
ST. LOUIS PHILADELPHIA
Hthcte.ct 6 3 3 0 OBancft.ss 4 2 16 0
0 Stock, ib 4
0 Adams, 0
0 0 0 ODavls.p
Totals 30 13 27 OFltzgd.'a
Totals 33 13 27 13 1
Batted for Watson In eighth.
St. Louis 001 400 100 6
Philadelphia 000 000 0303
Two base hits Cruise (2); Balrd, Meu
sel, Stock, Ludarus. Stolen bases Balrd,
Smyth (2, Heathcote. Double plays
Hornsby and Paulette; Snyder and Horns
by. Left on bases St. Louis 8; Philadel
phia 13. Bases on balls off May 4, Davis
1; Watson 1. Hits off Davis 10 In 3 2-3
innings; Watson 3 in 4 1-3 Innings; Main
none in 1 inning. Hit by pitohed ball by
May, Bancroft. Struck out by May 9, Davis
4; Watson 3; Main 1. Wild pitch Wat
son. Losing pitcher Davis.
Giants Kalse Flag; Defeat Cuba.
New York, June 14. Ncy Tork raised Its
National league Championship pennant here
today and celebrated the occasion with a
7-to-0 victory over Chicago. It gave the
New Yorkers an even break on the aeries.
Demaree gave Chicago only four scattered
hits. Vaughn was easy for New York In
the first inning, when they scored five
runs on five hits. Including a home run by
Flack, rf .
4 0 4
4 0 3
4 0 0
1 Burns, If
Merkle.lb 3 0 10
Paskrt.cf 3 0 2
Deal, 3b 3 2 1
ZeiilT.Ib 3 11
Killlfer.c 3 0 2
Vaughn, p 2 0 1
0 3 0
0 0 '
Totals.. 31 8 27 8
Totals. .30 4 24 10 2
Ba,tted for Vaughn In ninth.
Chicago 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
New York 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7
Two-base hlt Toung. Home run: Young.
Sacrifice hit: Holke. Sacrifice fly: Rarlden.
Double plays: Hollocher (unassisted),
Fletoher, Holke. Left 411 bases: New York,
3; Chicago. 3. First base on errors: New
York. 1. Bases on balls: Off Vaughn, 1.
Struck out: By Demaree, 3; by Vaughn, 2.
Uoston Holds Lead Over Pirates.
Boston. June 14. Despite a nlnth-innlng
! rally which yielded Pittsburgh four runs.
Boston won, 7 to 6. today, taking the scries,
three out of four, and going into third
place tie with Cincinnati. Rudolph hold the
isltors to six hits for the first eight
innings. Wlckland made a clean home rurt
to far right center as first man up In the
fifth and with Smith on base la the same
Inning. Rehg got a home run t left When
King averran the ball. Score:
4 4 ORwlngs.ss 4 2 12 0
3 1 0Henog,2b 4 2 2 3 0
2 8 OKelly.cf 4 14 0 0
0 0 OWklnd.rf 4 2 2 0 0
4 0 0JCSmh,3b 8 3 0 1 0
7 0 OKonchy.lb'3 1 t 1 0
1 1 ORehg.lf 4 3 2 0 0
3 1 OVVlIson.o 4 2 S 1 0
0 2 ORudolph.p 4 0 110
0 0 0
0 0 0 Totals.. 34 16 27 0
Totals.. 38 12 24 12 0
Ratted for King In ninth.
Batted for Cooper In ninth.
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 0 0 2 t 0 46
Boston 0 0 3 0 2 0 1 0 ' 7
Two-base hltsx31gbee. J. C. Smith. Ko
netchy, Hehg, Home runa: Rehg, Wlckland.
Stolen base: Wlckland. Sacrifice hlts Ko
netehy. Heraog. Sacrifice fly: King. Double
Playa: McKechnie to Cutahaw to Mollwlta,
Carey to Caton. Left on bases: Pittsburgh,
7; Boston, 7. Basea on balls: Off Cooper, 2;
off Rudolph, 1. Struck out: By Cooper, 1:
by Rudolph. 4. Wild pitch: Cooper.aaaed
Roush Sprains Ankle; Loaea U Brooklyn.
Brooklyn. June 14 Eddie Roush, center
fielder of Cincinnati and champion bata
man of the National league In 1917, sprained
his right ankle In the ninth Inning today
anal had to be carried off the field. He
win be out of the game for a week or so.
Brooklyn won, 2 to 1
With one out IriMhe ninth Roush singled
and Chase filed to Wheat, who threw wild
to Daubert In attempting a double play.
Roush retouched first and ran , to second,
when he slipped on the wet ground, his
right foot striking against the base.
A force play and triples by Daubert and
Myers gave Brooklyn two runs In the sixth
AB.H.O.A.B. AB H.O.A.E
Neale.lf 3 i 3 0 OJohnstn.rf 2 12 0 0
IMage, 3b 4 0 8 2 0Olson.es 8 0 2 4 0
Chase, lb 4 18 0 ODaubrt.lb 8 1 12 1 0
Roush.cf 4 12 0 0Z.Whet.lt 4 2 2 0 1
S. Mage, 2b 4 0 0 2 OMyers.cf 4 2 10 0
Griffith, rf 3 12 0 (Ward, 3b 3 0 0 2 0
0 2 0
0Schmdt.2b 3 0 2 4 0
6 2 OMlller.c 3 0 6 f 0
0 5 OGrimes.p 3 0 0 3 0
Bressler.p 3 0
' Totals 28 6 27 15 1
Totals 30 6 24 11 0
Ran for Roush la ninth.
Cincinnati ....0 0100000 0 1
Brooklyn ...'..0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 "2
Three-base hits: Daubert, Myers. Stolen
bases: Blackburne, Wingo. Sacrifice hit:
Olson. Sacrifice fly: Neale. Double plays:
Bressler to Wingo to Chase, Schmandt to
Olson to Daubert. Left on bases: Cincin
nati, 4; Brooklyn, 6. Bases on balls: Off
Bressler, 3; off Grlmea, 1. Struck out: By
Bressler, 1; by Grimes, 7. Wild pitch:
In the Silent Drama
Rialto Mme. Petrova appears for the last
times today here In "The Life Mask," a
baffling mystery drama of love, Involving
the young wife In being suspected and in
deed suspecting herself of being the poison
er of her husband while sleep-walking. In
the end the real perpetrator of the deed
is found and the heroine Is able to go with
the man she loves to live a happier life.
Muse Constance Talmadge will be the
offering- for the last times today In "The
Lesson," which gives Miss Talmadge Just
the type of role for which she is naturally
"fitted to a T."
Sun Louise Glaum appears here for the
ending of the week's program In "Shack
led," a story of modern society and a prob
lem play at the same time. In the end
she wins by the force of her truthful char
acter the respect of all and the love of the
man for whom she has braved public opin
ion and dislike.
Empress The big headllner at the Em
press theater, "No Man's Land," a dramatic
playlet In which Sergeant Fraser, late of
the 13th battalion, Black Watch Royal
Highlanders, plays the leading role, will be
witnessed for the last times today. A com
plete reproduction of a British front line
trench complete with electrical effects
makes this one of the most timely and In
teresting sketches ever offered. In "KMers
of the Night," a Kentucky story without
feud, will be shown on the screen at
the Empress theater for the last times to
day. Viola Dana plays charming Sally
Castleton, a daughter of the old south.
Strand "The Passing of the Third Floor
Back," with Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson
In the leading role. Is one of the highest
pieces of dramatic art that has been placed
on the screen. The atar himself haa taken
up the work of the fllma after some 40
years of work on tha apeaking stage and
Is acknowledged to bs one, of the greatest
of the actors of the day. In this play, one
of his favorite pieces, he represents a
stranger, who, coming alone to the dingy
boarding house, brings peace and happiness
with him. The landlady remembers the
daya when she did not overreach and grasp
for each penny; he unites two sisters who
have quarreled; he brings tha little slevsy
Into better ways of life and ahamtfs the
onos who have betrayed her. He brings
love and happiness to two young people and
to two older ones who have become shrew
ish In their ways he brings back remem
brances of happier days and things go better.-
It Is Indeed a dramatic scene when
the "third floor back" passes through the
hallway on his way In the world, leaving so
much where he found so little.
Lothrop Mary Plckford In one of her
most delightful comedy dramas, "Amarllly
of "Clothes Line Alley," will close the pro
gram for the week here. In aplte of the
plainness of the setting evident from the
title, the play Is a pretty and touching live
story and through It there are sent beams
of humor, brought out neatly In connec
tion with the Plckford amile. The char
acterization of the part played by Miss
Plckford Is excellently done and brings real
merit to the light plot.
Hamilton "Over There," a drama of love,
adventure and the modern war with Charles
Richmond and Anna Q. Nlllson In the lead
ing roles, will be shown for the last times
today at the Hamilton. Although In these
times of quickly moving events a war play
has to bo necessarily a short one, this one
has survived through the fact that
It is In reality a stirring drama of love
and adventure with the theme of the great
world war as Us basis.
Death Calls W. J. Creedon
At His Home in Norfolk
W. J. Creedon, Norfolk, Neb., died
at his home Friday. Until four yeirs
ago he was a contractor in Omaha,
in partnership with his father, ur.der
the firm name of P. J. Creedon &
He was in the contracting bus'.ness
at Norfolk, where he owned a 1,600-
He is survived by his wife, a
daughter, Doris; his parents, Mr. and
Mrs. P. J. Creedon, 6302 Florence
boulevard; a brother, Prank K,
Creedon. Omaha, .and two sisters.
Mrs. Amaratta and Mrs. Henry
Steamer Burns. ,
Key West, Fla., June 14. The 997
ton steamer F. A. Kilburn was de
stroyed by fire today off this port.
Captain Wailard, of San Francisco
and all the crew, numbering 31; wore
Perfect Health Is Yours
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Almost Every Human Ailment
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You cannot overestimate the im
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you can easily see that any impurity
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Many painful and dangerous dis
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TEN SENIORS OF
Closing Exercises of School
Held in Church Friday;
Prizes Awarded to Grade
Ten seniors of the Sacred Heart .
high school, Twenty-second and Bin
ney streets, received diplomas at the
closing exercises of the school year, -
held at 9:30 0 clock iriday morning
in the Sacred Heart church.
Following a solemn high mass, tht
baccalaureate sermon on "The Catho
lic Schools in the United States," was
delivered by Rev. Clement Thuent,
O. P., Minneapolis, Minn.
The exercises were conducted for
the graduation of the seniors of- the
high school and junior school of the
Sacred Heart parish.
V List of Prizes.
The following prizes were won:
' Church History Mary Donnelly, Lauresta
Lawless, Angelina Anderson.
United States History Gertrude Sulli
van Mary O Donnell Marie Kennebeck.
Christian Doctrine Miss Mary Toner.
Music Elaine Linahan.
Ninth Grade Highest average. Laura
Rooney; second, Mary CDonnell; third.
Tenth Grade Highest average, Angelina
Anderson; second, Mary Donnelly; third .
Eleventh Grade Highest average, Mar-.
garet Maher; second, Lauresja Lawless;
thlr.i. Orpha Black.
Twelfth Grade Highest average, Mary
Toner; a?cond Miss Catherine O'Nell; third
Honors of Graduation.
The honors of graduation were eon 1
f?rred on the following:
neir Murpny, Aiieen Burke. Alice
O'Nell, Eiai"e Linahan, Mary Toner Cath
erine O'Nell, ti.Tabeth Doran, Gertrude
"arks, Margaret Edcrer and Patricia Bend
er. Among the junior school students,
the highest average of the eighth
grade was merited by Francis Fo
garty, who also won the gold medal
as hrst prize for excellence in Irish
The following received diplomas of ..
graduation from the eighth grade:
urancis iogarty, Cecil Murphy. Georre
Burns Edward-Haley. Ralph Moore, Thom
as Mclnerny. Francis ' Roaslter Martin Kel
ly, Helen Majl, May Haley. Margaret Len
'ban, Margaret Squires, Florence Sullivan,
Eileen Bpellman, Eleanor Elkln, Alice Mur- '
phy Maria Kelly Elizabeth Miller Nell
Fltz'patrlck. and Loretta Durkee.
Nurses at Mass Meeting
Hear of Glory of Service ;
Several hundred nurses in their
striped gingham uniforms of service
and 42 nurses wearing the Red Cross v.
met Friday night at a mass meeting ,
in the city, hall.
The feature of the program was a ......
four minute talk by Richard Wal- V ,'
kins, 14 year old orator, who gave -an
impressive address on the s ab
ject, "Why We Are Fighting."
A. W. Jeffries spoke to the women ..
on the need of sacrifice and of the
glory of service. .
Miss Gertrude Ellsworth, a pretty (
Red Cross nurse, sang the "Mar-
seilaise," and Miss C. Townsend,
head of Omaha school nurses and
also a Red Cross nurse, conducted
a round tabic. , !
Mayor Smith who was on the pro- ;:'
gram for an address d id not appear,
Japanese War Council Holds
An Important Conference
Tokio, Friday, June 14. An impor- .
tant council attended by Prince
Fushimi, Field Marshale Yamagata
and Terauchi, the premier, Lieuten
ant General Oshima, the war minister,
tnd others was held in the general
s taff office last week.
A joint conference of the field mar
shals and the admirals was summoned
for June 10.
The entente governments of Eu
rope are bringing increasing influ-
encc to bear to induce Japan to in
tervene in Russia.
Mrs. P07 Dead.
New Rochelle, N. Y June 14. Mrs.
Madeline Foy, wife of Eddie Foy, tha A
comedian, died tonight of pneumonia.
Boqi in Turin,Jtaly, 48 years ago, she
was a ballet dancer in her youth,
'cnown on the stage as Madeline ,
Moranda. She was married to Foy in
189S. She was the mother of 11 chil
dren. Seven survive her.
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