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ST CONTINGENT OF DIAMOND
SQUAD MOVES OUTDOORS TODAY

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Outtielders And Pitchers To Start
Exodus By Workout
In Open Air
ENTIRE QAD IS BOOKED TO
CAVORT ON FIELD TO1IORROW
Coach Ray Fisher will take advan-,
tage of the sudden return of a warm
sun and dry day and hold the first
outdoor practice today, although al-
lowing only a portion of the squad l
to cavort in the open the first day.
If the present weather continues
through all of next week Coach Fish-
er will have an opportunity to get a
better line on all the candidates, es-1
pecially those aspiring for mound 1

iN TRAIMITRA1j OTTCE

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All men wishing to umpire
interfraternity and interclass
baseball games this spring
should get in touch with the In-
tramural department at once.

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Trims Old Rival
The° moot question\ of supremacy
in the field of. woman's golf in Great
Britian has been definitely settled in
the opinion of the experts, by Miss
Joyce Wethered's victory over Miss
Cecil Leitch at Northwood, Eng., Wed-
nesday. Miss Wethered won by 5 anl
1 3, scoring her fourth victory in seven
meetings wih the former champion,
who is just returning to competitive
play after an absence of two years due
to an injured arm. Miss Wethered is
23 years old and Miss Leitch 33.
The younger woman was superbly
confident and never in trouble. At
driving the two players were about on
even terms, but Miss Wethered was
deadly with the irons, planting her
approaches well up to the pin and
once, on the short third, sinking her
second for a birdie. She made but
one error, topping her brassie ap-

VARSIT GOLFERS
REPORTTO WELLS
Coach of Michigan Squad Diseusses
P.rsects For Coming
Seasoni
15 PLAYERS TO BE GIVEN
PRIVILEGES AT LOCAL CLUB
More than thirty candidates for the
golf team met yesterday afternoon in
the Union to discuss prospects for the
coming golf season which will open
May 6 at Columbus.
Carlton Wells, of the rhetoric de-
partment, coach of the team and Mich-
igan amateur champion for the past
two seasons, spoke to the candidates.
He urged that those who intended to
tryout for the team should get in
considerable practice on their home
courses during the Spring vacation in
order to be ready for the try outs dir-
ectly after the resumption of classes.
He also announced that fifteen men
would be selected from all-of the can-
didates for the team and that those

Madame Criqui Responsi
For Gene's Return

Madame Eugene Criqui is respon- bis wvord he would. All he got out of
sible for the decision of the former it s a badly broken hand.
featherweight champion of the world Recently Criqui decided to see the
to return to the ring. Leouix-Mascart bout. Ie took Mad-
She it was who, last August, after ame along. At the conclusion of the
the defeat of her husband at the hands 20 rouns which brought the title,
of Johnny Dundee, ruled that he would back to the veteran Ledoux, Madame
never fight again. Seven months of Ci;ui turned to her husband and
~:I U < "My w ord, Gene, I don't know
the life led by the members of the }any:hi y bot e fh n g buw
Paris bourgeoisie worked the change I am sure you could beat the two of
in her attitude toward the ring. them the same night."

am entitled to another crack at him."
Des Moines, Ia., April 3.-Athletic
Director K. IL Wilson yesterday an-
nounced the trophies to be awarded
winners in the annual Drake relay
meet. A gold watch will be pre'sented
to the winner of each special event.
Those finishing second will receive
gold medals, silver medals will be
given those finishing third, and bronze
medals to those finishing fourth.
DAILY CLASSIFIEDS BRING
BIG RESULTS-
ON LITTLE INVESTMENT

'we sailed. I thing I gave him a good
enough battle for the American public
to wish to see me get another chance
To Ring at him," Criqui told the correspondent.
"I made no bones about taking him oni
i rigtht after I won the title. I feel I

Yanks O6ly Club
Running True To
Form Last Year
By Norman E. Brown

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When Gene returned from the' Polo
grounds after losing the world's Leath-
erweight title to Johnny Dundee.
Madame Criqui gave one look at her.
husband's battered face and shoutedj
"Never again! We will return to Par-
is and live a retired life."j
Criqui had accumulated 2,000,0001
francs in Australia and America. H
invested the money, rented a little fiat
and settled down. He, met Jiebrans,
the Belgian boxer, as he had given

"I am certain I could," Criqui re-
plie! vith slight interest. "I am quite
certain I could give Dundee a real
fight too. Do you want me to do it?"
"All right, go ahead," she permitted,
and then Criqui sought Robert Eude-
line, his manager, and told him he
was ready to go back to the ring. Ile
already has started training.
"My hand is all right again. I in-
tend to ask Dundee to give me tha'
return match he promised me before

brush Hats

positions. The placing of the American and proach on the 14th, and was onlp two
All th'e outfielders will go outdoorsINational League clubs in the coming over bogey for the 15 holes played.
and indulge in. their initial practice
of shagging flies. The men will take (campaign offers more opportunities Miss Wethor was hailed by the
things easy the 'first day. All the for wild conjectures than any race in newspaper critics today as "by far
pitchers who worked yesterday will recent years. the best woman golfer in the world,"
also be sent outdoors today, but they Consider this. but friends of Miss Glenna Collett, of
will only play some "pepper" games, . Providence,- R. I., may have a differ-
just getting hardened to the weather. To repeat in their leagues this year ent opinion.
According to presnt indications, the the Yankees and Giants must break;
entire squad,. will be taken outdoors all baseball precedents. No team has 1
tomorrow afternoon for the first reg- ever won four pennants in a row.!
ular outdoor practice. The amen will Barrier enough here to be reckoned ME/otnebtig.adCahFse ihi lcn.toetas
/kontinue batting . and Coach Fisher with in placing, thbse ,teams.
will continue his infield workouts, The Yankees, plunging through the THflI
getting the men accustomed to th Ameican League last year, hal,(five B
regular diamond. and six pitchers going good most of'
With the present weather prevalent the time. No other team in the circuit Johnny Jones, Wilbert Robinson's
next week, the squad will be divided had more than two effective, winning $25,000 rookie shortstop, has reported
into two teams, which will meet in hurlers in shape at once. A situation to the Brooklyn Dodgers and will be
daily engagements until Friday, when unusual, indeed. worked in with the regular infield of
the squad departs for the trip South.; The Giants won the National Lea- the club.
The first regular game will be held gue battle with a pitching staff that . The young infieJder was holding out,
on Monday afternoon. These games did not rank one-two-three with those for a. share of his purchase price,
will determine the status of many of of the other clubs-on paper. which has been the passion among
the pitchers. The Athletics, hopeless aggrega- the kid phenoms for several seasons.
Coach Fisher is still in doubt as to tion for years, startled the A. L. out Manager Robinson and the other club
the personnel of the squad which will of its bed with a midseason spurt. officials also "held out" and let Jones
make ,the Spring trip. The final plac- On paper the team had the stuff to ofis sar in. vain, withd the result
inkof the infielders will probably take1 keep it up. Then injuries laid every '
that the lad decided to forget his Nvail I

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would be allowed student privileges at ii11111ii111111111 t111a11111lillh
the Ann Arbor club course. The fif-j
teen tryouts will be chosen from the
low men in 36 holes of medal play on
the Ann Arbor course the first weeknL
end after Spring vacation.
Mich'igan's golf schedule for this
year, subject to approval by the t
Board in .Control of Athletics at its
next meeting includes four dual meets
with Conference schools and the Big- =o;our picture fo, an
Ten championships at the end of the
season there is a possibility that u picture for '
another match will be added to the
schedule before the opening of the
season. On May 6 Michigan will play
Ohio State at Columbus;, May 10 Ill-
inois will play at Ann Arbor; May 17 21
Purdue will play at Ann Arbor; May,=
24 Chicago will be played there if ar-
rangements now under way are carri-
ed through; on May 30 Northwestern
will play here: and on June 16 or --=
directly after the .close of school thete
Conference meet will be held at Chi-
cago. p
All those who expect to try out for,=
the squad and who were not at the
m eeting yesterday will be expected to
get in touch with Hugh Smith, captain
of the team,. or Carlton Wells, coachPhotogaphe =
of the -team belore Slpring vacation.
All those who wish to try out for the _
1 souad and who will be in Ann Arbor'=
dluring vacation will be allowed priv-t
ileges at the Ann Arbor golf coursed4
duin; ~i 3'e ss.StateStreetIP1' one' 33-W 2
during tie recess.
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Just what five pitchers will'-be taken
on the trip will not be known until the
last day before the squad leaves.
SBUSHtS-ItL SUO
Lew Wilson, the home run king of
the Virginia league last season, prob-
ably will be carried by the New YorkI
Giants this season as pinch hitter.
Young Lew has impressed Owner Mc-
Graw and his aides with the healthy,
carefree swing he takes at the ball.
Wilson made the Portsmouth club
of the Virginia circuit an interesting
outfit last season despite the fact that
it was a tail-end outfit. Folks just
naturally journeyed out to see Lew
put $2.50 worth of horsehide out ofE
commission and the ball park.
Wilson's built like a slugger-re-
minds one immediately of Ping Bolie,
whose middle name was "Slug". Bod-
ie is still remembered as the gentle-
man who made the famous reply when
asked"How do you sacrifice?" Ping's
answer was; "I don't know, I never
tried it."
Invitations have been mailed to 740
high schools throughout the state for
the 30th annual interscholastic track,
meet of the University of Illinois,
wlich will be held on Illinois field,
May 16 and 17.

regular on the team low at one tie
or other. -'- " , -
The Browns, pennant -threateners
for several campaigns, were shattered
by the loss of their main spring, Geo-
rge Sisler.
The Indians, with one ofthe hardest
bitting clubs in twegame, found theme
selves with'a oe an p4jiching staff.
All in all the. season .was a freak;
one-an "off" one, too, as far as real
baseball, keen competition and even
enthusiasm was concerned.
Th'e New York Yankees were the on-
ly outfit to run anywhere near true
to form and it is a tuted question as
to how much their - form and how
much the blow-ups of the other cilibs
had to do with their o er-whelmiming
victory.
Consideri all these. thigs, one
finds little produced last year-that
will assist in siz ng up the relatiye
merits of the teams this season.
Ael01R, TEN SCHOOLS
ENTERDRAKERELAYS
Des Moines, Ia., April 3.-All wes-
tern conference universities will com-
pete in the fifteenth annual Drake
university relay meet here, April 25-
26.
Athletic Director K. L. Wilson, of,
Drake, said today that entries had"
been received from from Illinois.,Chi-
cago, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnes-
ota, Ohio, Indiana, Northwestern, Pur-
due and Iowa.

aI's a- et ,to Wo U f Show ""ab1lt.
he will. be used regularly at his- posi-
tion.
From all reports, Jones is oine of
the best kid infielders in the game.,
prdue ;to O4inige Bowl Site
prdu , Id., pril 3.-Deposits of
;uik ana t: wer( discovered on the
site of the new h;c , being construht-
ed at Purdue university. This dis-
covery made it necessary to discon-
tinue work, and the consulting en-
gineers decided yesterday that the site
of the bowl must be moved.
"Jimmie the adtaker" sells anything
quickly.-Adv.
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