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THE rEE: OMAHA, FRIDAY. APRIL 28, 1022.
low Much Do You Know About Baseball?
' The Omaha Bee and the advertisers; lifted below are Interested
In knowing just how much the average baseball fan actually inowa
about the rulei of the game. Each advertisement on this page con
tains a abort description of some of the "freak" playa that so often
happen. For the most correct list of answers to these questions The
Omaha Bee will give $13 In cash, $10 for the second lest Hot and ?3
for the third best. All answers must be addressed to the Baseball
Contest Editor and must be filed with him before 5 p. m. Saturday,
April 29th. 1
Aa an example of the little work necessary the answer to the first
question is, "Tho out should not bo allowed. The runner is permitted
to score because of Interference," ,
Get busy, Baseball Fans, and win this easy money. Remember
the Western League Season opens in Omaha Friday, the 28th. All
answers must be in The Bee office or bear a postmark of not later than
6 p. m., Saturday, April 29. Correct answers will appear in tho
Sunday, April 30th issue of The Bee. The winners names will be
printed in the Wednesday, May 3d, i?suo of The Bee. Grt your answ ers
in. Neatness will bo considered.
3 Can a foul ball be an infield fly?
WIRE US FOR BOXERS
OR BALL PLAYERS
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Direct Wires on .All Sporting Events
J A. 9832
411 So. 15th St.
TICKETS FOR ALL SPORTING EVENTS
4 la a batter out who tries to bunt and misses on
the third strike?
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Friday, April 28
Omaha' Battery: Okrie and Wilder. '
Western League Park
Fifteenth and Vinton
8 A runner on base is hit by infield fly. Are two
but a fellow with a good
appetite has no right
to stay away from
5 Batted ball bounds from pitcher's bands and touches
clothing of field umpire. What is ruling?
The Woodmen of the World
Baseball Team Won Cham
pionship Honors Last Year
They will do their best to win again
The W. O. W. organization is backing
their loam 100 per cent.
The W. O. W. is a life insurance so
ciety, organized in Omaha June, 1890
now thirty-two -years old. Has paid
through Omaha banks to policy holders' beneficiaries on. huadr.4
pity million doll.ri cleared through Omaha banks during 1921
over thirty.fi. million, .ven hundred and twenty thousand dollar.
The W. O. W. maintains full reserves against every policy
iiuued. Our reserve funds are invented in American municipal
bonds only. Our surplus over our reserves is in excess of eight
million dollars and wo refunded to our policy holders last year two
million, two bundr.d and fifty thousand dollars.
Tho W. O. W. employs over four hundred and fifty people In
their Omaha office. We spend a lot of money advertising and
The W. O. W. is as strong as any life Insurance company in
the United SUts.
The W. O. W. ought to have tho undivided support of every
citizen in Nebraska who is loyal to his State. KEEP NEBRASKA
MONEY IN NEBRASKA. 1
The W. O. W. will guarantee to furnish your wife and children
with baseball tickets for the balance of their lives even if you are
not able to take them to tho park on account of your employment
in another world, cither picking the strings on a golden harp or
trying to keep the fires burning by the use of Sheridan Coal
COME SEE VS. ' We are comfortably located in our own two
million dollar properties, Fourteenth and Farnam, or telephone
DO uglas 4570 and ask the, beautiful young telephone operator with
the musical voice to connect you with the office of W. A. Fraser,
Treeident, or John T. Yates, secretary, who will tell you all you
want or ought to know.
Watch The Bee for the baseball schedule and attend all games
where the W. O. W. Team plays.
10 What is a foul tip?
But Here's a Real Tip
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Come in and - examine our complete line. ' Start
now to cultivate your musical "bump."
A Conn Will Speed Your Progress
Sold on easy terms. Your old instrument taken as
part payment on a new Conn. ' ; ,
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9 Has umpire the right to prevent a batter hit by
pitched ball taking first?
Tickets for the '
Now on Sale at
Merritt's Drug Store
P. & B. Cigar Store
And Knights of Columbus
$1, $2, $3 and $5
2 A runner foes to first and turns toward the left. He
starts for second and then goes back to first. Ball
is fielded to first and baseman holds it, claiming an
out, while tho runner rushes to second. What is the
And Watch Our Scoreboard
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Prize Fight Tickets and Returns
of All Sporting Events
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11 Can pitcher pitch to batter when out of position.
Phone AT Untie 6713
Open from 1 to 9T. M.
LEARN TO BOX
at the Business; Men's Gymnasium
1506 HARNEY STREET
Top-Notch Boxers in Training
Every Afternoon, 2 to 4 P. M.
CHAS. D. SCHNELL, Mgr.
12 What constitutes a balk?
While You Are at the Game,
Have Your Wife Attend the
Women, Be Young !
SEE HER NEW $50,000 FACE
Listen to the; Most Talked
of Woman in the World
EDNA WALLACE HOPPER has recently submitted to
the cutting and the making over of her features, from
which she emerged as wonderfully youthful as a
girl of 19. ' ' - ' -
She explains through word description and motion pic
tures, which were taken at the time of the operation,
exactly and minutely the feat which astonished the
entire Medical World. ,v .
She will appear at RIALTO THEATER
at every performance, beginning
; 'Sunday, April 30, in conjunction with
"BOUGHT AND PAID : FOR"
6 Ball batted outside third baso is touched by third
baseman, who has a foot on tho bag. Is it fair
I V t
Nothing: in tho human body rf fleets its condition more thsn the
human tooth. Decayed, unkept teeth have almost immediate effect
on the "thinking" ability of an individual.
The keen, sharp, brainy man, whether he be on the baseball dia
mond or in the business office, is the man who is free from teeth
trouble. Ask any of the Western League stars what their opinions
are about well-kept teeth.
If you are having trouble, we invite you to come in, bve a thor
ough examination and we will tell you exactly what you need and
what tho cost will be. This service is free and without any
obligation upon your part.
You Above All Must Be Satisfied
1324 Farnam Street, Corner Nth and Farnam
Phone JAckson 2872
7 Player fails to touch first bas in running out a home
run. Is he sent back to first or is he out?
SIMPLIFIED GRATES t
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The Kind You've Always
Thousands installed in Omaha.
Sold from the Mississippi Valley
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Omaha .- Manufacturers Sioux City'
1 Suppose the runner is blocked from the plate by the
catcher and the -pitcher takes the throw in and
touches him out. Isheout?
1415 Harney Street
Health by Exercise
Boxing and Training Bouts by Lead
ing Boxers Every Afternoon at 2:30
Don't forget the weekly card vf
training bouts staged one night
each week Watch for the dates.
First Show Friday Eve., April 28
JOIN THE BOXING CLUB
BUD LOGAN, Boxing Instructor
Monthly Membership, $1.10