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AN'TO THINK <ITTlN' tV^RVED TO AtyoiD<otN'To WAR- Cr\H \YOU JOHNSOK OIXy-ENDIOOTT MOOED, MAY 6,1917' V By Georgm McManus .<OTO • » , OFpiGE \WHERE »T$> QAJIET; AN' VflADDA I REMEMBER ME - I ^ \ <AVE VOtfR WIF6 . U] WILLIE - LOCK THE DOOFW! SHOE TOWNS WILL HAVE AT LEAST THREE TEAMS IN THE CITY LEAGUE ^^Ser«\'S*Tl f 'been shooting on the indoor wVs-*-^ . * & ^nnKe < 'wltti ~the small calibre rifles all jlnteTrt*li ; d, are now^anHons to again MCt ^^eJr.skill-ifflth'the regulation arm. ;»^e*£idoor, shooting has been highly | ^lll'i^tifjrlng'to-.ur© officers of the club Johnson City to Furnish One Nine While Endicott Associa­ tion and Time Recording Company Will Enter Two More—Two Diamonds Available in Magic City ^^the}pai8t;Vmter; S&phlgfierjthan at a _ . A meeting tor the purpose ot form-. Is fortunate in having two good dla- ^The Bcores have ru n I ing a city baseball league was held at monds. At present there ar e two a t magSKp^^Of^ •\j*\ time and I Nerval Douglas' store in Btaghamton Heal Pnrk beglde8 tto L T R . flelQ »S e ^f I 0 /\ 16 g«*have been set Wednesday eventag As Mr. Smith. m North ^ „ ut ^ E00n as ft ^^and£several Ot^i.e National Rifle As- the manager of the J. T. R. team was ^ t a Park lB com leted lt ^VBOci»yon-of,.whIch the club Is afflli- unable to be present no definite action , g proposed t0 chan e ^ lo( i tlon of ^'jiated hayo been equaled. Last summer| was taken except to arrange for an- ' first- year o n the new out- j other meeting to b e held next Tuesday door \-range \which adjoins the state I evening a t the same place. Present at Eiast Union. The pits and i indications are that a fast league will have been repaired and put in I be organized which will probably con- .;\ .shape for tomorrow afternoon's ( sist of six teams; two from Endicott, \„• tattle. This year hoth targets will be , one from Johnson City and the others so, as to facilitate'faster'from Binghamton. Such an arrange- •• 'shooting and thus giving a- larger | ment would be the best possible com- Asq.tiad an opportunity to use the range each afternoon. bination because of a scarcity of suit­ able fields for more teams. Endicott We are in a position to give immediate delivery on all Models Before you purchase a car don't fail to see and ride in the Over­ land. Come in and see our display. Lowell & Hammond PHONE 1891 ^ Cor. Henry and State St, Binghamton, N. Y. Meals Served at All Hours •—AT Armory Hotel Grill » A la Carte Service—the best meal for the money you eVer tasted % After the game motor to the Armory and get the appetizing feed that can be prepared in a jiffy. ARMORY HOTEL JACK FROST, Prop. State St,'Next Door to Armory Theatre, Binghamton the baseball grounds and eliminate the western field. This would effect a ma­ terial improvement In .the new dia­ mond a s it would allow for a larger and better outfield. This will probably not be done be­ fore the middle of the summer, but the organizers of the league are figur­ ing on every possible contingency that may work upon the future of the re­ vived combination. Another thing that they polnLout is that ,tp, many games, in a city the size of Endicott is not advisable because of the attendance, which necessarily would be divided. WhUe the league would be run a s a n -amateur organization and purely as a sporting proposition, the financial end must\ be seriously considered for a n enterprise of that size must have a heavy expense account Binghamton has only one good location for City League games, the State Hospital grounds, and there 4s much objection to that place as no collection is allow­ ed. If more teams are admitted to the circuit the ball grounds in the rear of the tanneries may have to be press­ ed into service. At the next meeting representatives from the Endicott Ath­ letic Association, the I. T. R. from En­ dicott, the New Scout factory from Johnson City and the Dunn-McCarthy factor?, the Warriors Club and the State Hospital from Binghamton will be present tcj organize the league and draft a schedule. The association will be represented by P. V. Parton, base­ ball manager and Art Smith will care for the interests of the I. T. R. team. The association has been getting in a workout each evening this week and indications are that a clever team will be developed. Many men have not yet reported because of the weather, but about 25 have been a t the park several nights. Smith Is working out his crew lightly and skirmishing for new men to replace those who have quit the game, or think they have. Ama­ teur players are like big leaguers in that respect SEEDS Honest in quality, honest in prices. Binghamton Se&d .Store. Many Boats NOUJ- Seen on the River Canoeing promises to be one of the leading sports of ^he \Magic City\ this summer. The Endicott Athletic Association elected a manager of aquatic sports for this season and has been planning several interesting water events-. Already there Is much boating. Many boats, motor boats and canoes ar e now anchored along the shore of the river \at the park and many more will bo found as far down the river a s Round HiU. Scores more will make their .appearance as soon as the warm weather seems to have come to stay. j Although wanting In the language of gallantry, Lincoln was not Incapable of turning a neat compliment The ar­ tist-Carpenter has told me of one that would have pressed Chesterfield hard. An. enthusiastic - lady-^gave the presi­ dent an entirely superfluous bouquet The situation was momentarily em- ibarrassing, but \with no appearance | of discomposure he stooped down, took CHILDREN WHO ARE SICKLY ' Mothers who value their own comfort and the welfare of their children, should never bo.without a box of Mother Gray's Sweet Powders for Children, for use throughout the season. They break up Colds, Relieve Feverjshness, Constipation, Teething Disorders, Headache and Stom­ ach Troubles. Used by Mothers for 29 years. THESE POWDERS NEVER FAIL. Sold by all Drug Stores, 25c. Don't accept any substitute. Sample mailed FREE. Address, Mother Gray Co., Le Roy, N. T the flowers and, looking from them into the sparkling, eyes and radiant face of the lady, said, with a gallantry I was unprepared for, \Really madam, if you give them, to me and they are mine I think I cannot possibly make so good-B use of them as to present &em to you In return-!\'—Helen Nicolay's \Personal Traits of Abraham Lin­ coln.\' EYE STRAIN RELIEVED Seeing With Comfort Restored Do Y-o truant It? , 1 That's What I Can Do For You , JUDSCW S. NEWING, Optometrist 57 Courl St, - Up one fllflht BINGHAMTON, N.^Y. Callfornla last year harvested 210,- 96 tons of kelp for making potash. WASHING MACHINES At Popular Prices \Babcock'i\ sell the famous HORTON washer—a aAchine that washes everything easily and well. LOOK THEM OVER Tiandpower $7.00 and $11 .00 Waterpower $16 .00 Electric $55.00 . lABXOCk', HINDS & UNDERWOOD HARDWARE 1 71 Waikliilii SI. 125 Slate 51. The Man Who Wears Clothes from Knows That His Appearance Is Beyond Criticism CORRECT STYLES SUPERIOR TAILORING DEPENDABLE FABRICS T_JAS YOUR TASTE in Clothes improved? Do you ex- pect more, when you buy than you used to? If so— You'll find that our Clothes keep in step with the de­ mand for \something better\—that they're really more than you expect! / It's a duty you owe to yourself to look welL Good appearance counts —unquestionably. It's as important in business as in social life. Come to this Clothes Shop of purs and be as critical as you like. We'll show you Clothes that are smart in style, and faultless in fit and tailoring. Models that are \leaders\—not \trailers.\ Besides—there's a real and~Substantial saving in thenf at our prices— $15, $18, $20, $25 and up \Everything Priced on Our Small-Profit Basis\ —Men's Shop, main floor, New Building. WE'RE PREPARED BOYS! COME ON and join the ranks of the GOOD SCOUTS, whom we.'ve out­ fitted with these NEW WASH SUITS, 98c to $2.25 Galatea, chambray,'crash and Eden Cloth are the materials, Good-look-' ing, boyish styles. S^zes 214 to 10 years. Prices are 98c, $1.25, $1.50, $1.76, $L98 and $2.25. • ' - - . -~. \BOT^ TOPCOATS, $2,25 to $4.98 J_ Coverts, fancy mixtures and black-and-white checkB. Sizes 2y 2 to 8 years —modestly priced, $2.25 to $4.98. s • NEW STRAW HATS! 50c and $1.00 .blill new line ot Hoys' Straw Hats in black and white straws; also'cloth Hats in fancy mixtures and white and tan, 50o and $1,00—and excellent val-, \• ues at these prices. •V-- —Main floor, Now bldg. ^ \ The Popular Store for Men and Boys iiii 3^

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