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THE WOLVERINE

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OADRSMEN NOT HURT
DY FOiJ-IE DOW
Syracuse Crew Coach Declares Nile
Distance Just as Injurious to
Untraiined Men
ORIGIN OF LONG RACE ENGLISH
Old Jim Ten Eyck, the Syracuse
University rowing coach, in the latest
issue of the "Syracusan," tells how
colleges came to row four miles.
"One day a couple of English oars-
men started out for a little row -on
the Thames," writes Ten Eyck. "One
of them said to the other, 'My bally
old chap, I'll row you from Putney to
the ship at Mayferes and when we get
there we'll have a couple of beers.'
And so they each started out in their
sculls, and when they Mayferes they
went to a roadhouse and had refresh-
ments.
"Other old-time oarsmen followed
their example, and it became a favorite
pull. When Oxford and Cambridge
took up rowing they followed the old
men and rowed from Putney to May-,
feres. You know how hard it is to
changean Englishman once he gets
into a rut.
"Well, it so happened that the dis-
tance from Putney to Mayferes was
four miles and 300 yards. When Yale
and Harvard took up rowing in this
country, they looked over the ocean
and saw that Oxford rowed about four
miles, so they decided that this was'
the proper distance and began rowing
that distance over here.
"But, as a matter of fact, the dis-
tance here has not always been four
miles. The first race was little more
than a mile and a half. The later
races were on small lakes and covered
only a fraction of four miles. When
the crews got on larger bodies of
water, they adopted the English four-
soile course. There is no other reason
why they should row four miles.'
"I believe that it is unnecessary to
row four miles, but it does not hurt
a man any more to row four miles
than it does to row a mile and a half.
If he is in condition to row, he will
not feel the difference.
Track Athlete Gets Job at New School
Franklin Armstrong, '17, former
Varsity hurdler, has accepted a posi-
tion as athletic director of the new
Northeastern high school at Detroit.
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Law ecce Butler, captain of the 1i eI Oess
SLsortrid;e itsoo tctea oft n Two Doors from L Y N D O N ' S 719 North
Shortrid> lhighi school track team of t{ 11104" Hill Auditorium University Avenue
Indiasnapolis, hid , is the latest high O
school star to turn his steps Michigan-
ward. Butler graduated from high When Coach "Steve" Farrell's first ral event. Here he will be supported ANN ARBOR GIRLS PLAY BALL
school this June and expects to enter call for tree candidates is sent out by M seehan and Kuivinen, the ien who
the TUliversity in the fall. lie is a. next winter, but five wearers of the ran the long race in the dual meets Yesterday afternoon the girls of the
short distane zun er who bids fain Varsity "M" -it be among those pres- this spring. Meehan, the sophomore three local park playgrounds played a
to keep'up the traditional Wolverine eut to grect the coach. They wil be iiuier, loos life a comri i this game of baseball, as well as one of
supremacy in those events. Captain "Eddie" Carroll, "Cec" Cross, race. Newcomb, with a team of 12 Ypsilanti
In the interscholastic meet this "Obie" O'lrien. "Rel" Donnelly, and In the hurdles, Corbin will probably girls, at West Park playground.
spring. Butler broke the record in the Sa s" Fontanna. tesides the veter- have a big year if he fully recovers Daughters of faculty men comprised
440, running the distance in 50 and ans there will be three men who would from the injury received this spring. part of the local team.
2-5 seconds which time would make probably have won the coveted insig- Fischer and Warner, both of whom The following was the line-up for
many of last year's Varsity quarter- nia had they not been handicapped by competed in the intercollegiates and both teams:
milers hustle. At a dual meet las injuries, Ce-" Corbin. "Vic" Sim- having therefore the benefit of that Ann Arbor-Hazel Hulbert, c; Myr-
May, Butler was caught by one watch mons, and Leland Scoflld. To these experience, will also run the fences tle Root, p; Gladys Eno, ib; Maude
at 9 and 4-5 seconds and by the other names must be added those of the Fred Zoellin, the freshman star, is the Mueller, 2b; Louise Braun, 3b; Ida
two at 10 fliat in the 100-yard dash. members of last year's reserve and all- most promising looking timber-topper Hetchler, ss; Miss Effinger, rf; Ada
That same afternoon he ran the 220 iifresh squads, some of whom give prom- that has appeared at Michigan in some Mulholland, cf; Miss Armstrong, lf.
23 1-5 secosids, the 441 l 14 seconds. ise of developing info good performers. years and will undoubtedly make goud Ypsilanti-Martha Marsch, c; Vera
and leaped 20 feet 9 and 3-4 inches inI Then there are two more or less un- if he returns to school. Clark, p; Heten Elliott, fb; Easel
the broad jump. Which is a very fair iknown quantities whc if they live il, "Vic" Simmons should come through Olett, 2b; Vera Clark, 3b; Cornelia
day's work, to the expectations of their admirers, with a few points in the high jump if Eberhard, ss; Muriel Olett, rf; Doris
___ _ _ . will usake extremely valuable addi- he rounds to form again. The lanky hubbell, cf; Lena Snyder, If.
tions to the team. These men are sophomore jumps around six feet con- The score was 5 to 1 in favor of Ann
F:ITSTBOUND 'MATCH ESPLAYED "Al" Robinson and Roy Johnson. sistently and may do even better. lie Arbor. The final total score at New-
It is expected that Robinson will will be assisted next year by Corbin comb was 50 to 42 in favor of Ypsi-
Presier Stage of 'tennis Tournament return to school in the fall but it is and hiaigh. The latter is the fresh- lanti.
Finished; Finals Soon not known whether or not he will be man jumper who took the honors at Miss Voguild refereed the game,
able to compete. He was forced to 31. A. C. with a leap of,5 feet 8 1-2 Misses Smith and Clark kept score,
The tennis tournament has been drop out of a race at Grand Rapids inches. He should improve under and Misses McBride and Purtell were
well started on the way to the finals. this spring because of heart trouble "Steve's" training. linesmen and timekeeper.
The last match of the first round was and whether he will ever be able to The broad jump and pole vault
played yesherday and the results are run again is a problem. squads show little improvement over Plsmber Gets Double Doseine
as follows: Johnson is the big sophomore who last year's. In the forimer event, They say that experience is the best
Huck d. Sidwtvell, (6-3, 7-1). broke the intercollegiate strength res- Wickliffe, the colored jumper, will teacher, but e periences failed to teach
Fitzpatrick d. Royal, (2-6, 6-2, 6-3). ord last winter and wonderful things again be on hand. he is said to do Charles Wuerth, a plumber, that
Judson d. Peckham, (6-,%7-5). are claimed for him as a weight 22 feet. but has never shown it il speeding in this town is not permitted.
Kline d. Vedder, (G-3, 6-0). thrower. he smade a splendid showing competition. Onorato and Wong are So for the second time withn our
Myer d. Jackson, (6-1, 6-1). in practice this spring, but dropped also capable' men. In the pole, the months was he fined. Only this time
Thompson d. Powell, (h-2, 6-4). Iltrack work to take part in the spring veterans Clark aid Goodspeed will be the fine was doubled from $10 and
Hobbs d. Goff. football training. Next year he will joined by the freshman vaulters Wong costs to $20 and costs-$23.45.
Fox d. Atlas, (6-1, 6-0). probably be able to devote his time end Onorato. These men are all about LOST
Cline d. Crockett, (6-2, 6-1). entirely to track and if he can master on a par, 1.1 feet being their limit.
Hurdley d. Hsia, (-1, 7-5). the technical part of the work will "Cec" Cross, in the shot, should LOST--Gold circular brooch, set with
Goldsmith d. Lo, (6-4, 7-5). undoubtedly make a fine showing. come into his own next year. He has amethyst and pearls. Monday, on
Cole d. Langworthy, (9-7, 6-1). The 1917 dash squad, though greatly great ability but seems to be pursued Campus. Finder return to Grace 1.
Stoddard d. Sherrard, (6-0, 6-2). weakened by the graduation of "Hal" by an inexorable hard-luck jinx. "Pat" 7ueCarthy, 405 E. University. 2465-M.
Smith, will, if all goes well, receive Smith will be back to throw the ham- Reward.
Former ('legia Goes Buck Ci .insru four additions that are sure to tros e mer and Roy Johnson should also LOST-A rather inexpensive watch,
Paul Des Jariies, former Chicago valuable. First and foremost, of help at this event. Wright, the big Monday afternoon. Wanted very
University football star, has been course, there is the possibility of "Al" yearling weight man, is also a likely- - much by owner, a carrier boy for
turned over to the Cedar Rapids, Ia., Rlobinson's return. Then Scofield will looking man with the hainmer. The Wolverine. Bring to Wolverine
club of the fcntral association, by the probably be able to assist materially, _-. - office, business department, for iden-
Cleveland Indians for further season.- though he is a better quarter-miler , , tification, or call 1283-M.
ing. Des Jardiens is a pitcher and first than he is a dash man. From the 191 I it is the pouicy of many theatres in
baseman. all-fresh squad will graduate Zoellin many places to advertise their price LOST--On or near campus, rhinestone
and hlorr. the former the most bril- as always ten cents and whenever set in silver pin, shape of two in-
liant performer on the yearling team they have a spectacular feature to tertwining hearts. Finder please
®T L NE -0 Othis year. The latter is also a goad surprise their patrons with a fifteen call 378.
sprinter, having carried away the hon- cent admission. The Garden Theatre
ors in both dashes against the Aggies will adhere to a ten cent admission. DO YOU KNOW OF ANYONE WHO
"Obie" O'Brien, "M" man and veteran five cents for children, and at the'same ewants to buy ass excellent rooming
ROIT sprinter, will also be on hand and. time offer features that are drawing house near the campus? Suitable
LO, NIAGARA FALLS with his added year's experience, twenty-five cents in Chicago and other fur private famil' Oi club. hsquire
ALPENA, ST. IGNACE. should show better than ever. cities.-Adv.f or write E. B., care Wolverine office,
Th i uarter-mile ev.nt will bewo llM aynard Street.

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The Water Way is the Only Way
The Great Lakes is the mecca for particular and experienced travelers on balness
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duieng these two mnhs. FOURSTRiIP5S WEKLYFR TLtr oEDO AND tDETROIT
TO MACIsNACISLANI AND WAY PORTS-Frn June misstoASepebemr 1 th -
SPECIAL sTitAME CLEVELAND TO MACKINAC ISLAND. TWO TRIP
WEEKLY. gO STOPS uENROUiTliEXCEPT AT nETROIr EVERY TRIP.
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On D. & C. Line steamers for transportation between Detroitoand Cleveland, Detroit
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L. G. Lewis, G. P. A., Detroit, Mich.
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taken care of, with Fontanna, Hardehi,
Robinson, Huntington, Scofield, and
Fox on the job. Fontanna made an
excellent showing at the intercol-
legiates this spring and may spring
a surprise next year. Hardell, Hun-
tington, and Scofield are all capable
performers, while the 440 is "Robbie's"
best event. Fox is the man who cap-
tained this year's freshmans squad. He
is a hard worker and may develop un-
der competition.
At the present time, the half-mile
looks like the Wolverines' weakest
event for 1917. Murphy, Ufer, and
Fox, last year's star 880 men, have all
graduated, leaving "Bill" Fox as the
only experienced runner in this race
The freshman, however, is an extreme-
ly good man in this event.
In the mile, the two veterans, Car-
roll and Donnelly, will again be ont
hand, assisted by Comloquoy and
Fuess, two extremely promising look-
ing milers from the freshman squad.
The presence of these two men on the
mile squad may allow the switchin
of Donnelly to the two mile5 his natu-

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