Index – The Mysterious Birth of the Curve Ball and the Art of Pitching

Italicized page numbers are illustrations.
Italicized names are publications.

1839, 295.

1856 (see also Fifties), 265.

1857, 169, 179.

1858, 169.

1859, 169.

1860, 110, 169, 171, 277, 294.

1862, 290, 292.

1863, 169, 265, 267, 282, 286-289, 290, 291.

1864, 8, 268, 277.

1865, 162, 240.

1866, 239, 255, 256, 265, 266, 277, 285-288, 290.

1867, 239, 253, 265, 266, 268, 276-279.

1868, 51, 251, 256, 296.

1869, 7, 51, 52, 56, 165, 170, 191, 195, 251, 254, 256.

1870, 1, 7, 51, 52, 191, 215, 240, 241, 256, 257, 265, 266, 295.

1871, 8, 51, 52, 110, 171,  240, 296.

1872, 43, 152, 169, 241, 265, 266, 284, 293-295.

1873, 241, 255, 287.

1874, 42, 43, 46, 53, 170, 241, 251, 255, 265, 267, 269, 279, 283, 296.

1875, 171, 197, 198, 241, 270, 279, 280, 283-286, 295, 296.

1876, 110, 155, 170, 171, 176, 194, 215, 217, 241, 265, 267, 270, 279, 286, 292, 293, 296, 297.

1877, 18, 279, 297.

1878, 19-21, 168, 177, 217, 242.

1879, 21-24, 177, 195.

1880, 25-37, 177, 294.

1881, 38-40.

1882, 152.

1883, 40-54, 152, 168, 177, 254, 294.

1884, 55-58, 72, 186, 254.

1885, 58-72, 107-144, 171.

1886, 72-105, 110, 133, 142, 145-154, 171, 177, 187.

1887, 154-168, 177, 253, 259.

1888, 169-176, 181, 183.

1889, 177-188.

1890, 189-190.

1891, 190-195.

1893, 196, 286.

1895, 197-216.

1896, 217-237.

1897, 237-251.

1898, 251-257.

1899, 257-263.

1901, 265-267.

1908, 267-270.

1910, 270.

1913, 270-275.

1914, 275-278.

1915, 279-285.

1916, 285-290.

1919, 290-292.

1921, 292-293.

1940, 293-297.

A

Alexander, Grover Cleveland, 288.

Allegheny Club (team), 249.

American Association, 58, 108, 181, 216, 241, 248, 250.

Amherst Graduates’ Quarterly, 291.

Annapolis, see Navy.

Anson, Cap, 237, 243, 293.

Arizona Sentinel (AZ), 300.

Army, 74, 88, 98.

Art of pitching, 29, 43, 46, 51, 64, 107, 109, 110, 112, 114, 136, 145, 146, 150, 151, 156, 164, 171, 178-180, 187, 189-191, 224, 237, 253, 257, 271, 274, 280, 284.

Artillery, see Gunnery.

Ashtabula Telegraph (OH), 28.

Athletics see Philadelphia Athletics.

Athletics at Princeton – A History, 265, 277, 287.

Atlantics (team), 30, 237, 250, 254, 256.

Aultman, 233, 235.

Australia, 102.

Avery, Charles H., 42, 43, 168, 171, 181, 254-256, 280, 295, 296.

B

Baldwin, Charles “Lady”, 187, 216.

Balk, 127, 131, 140, 143, 183, 258.

Baltimore Club (team), 25, 26, 54, 226.

Baltimore Sun, 54.

Banner-Democrat (Lake Province, LA), 218.

Barry, Lt. E.B., 99.

Baseball Magazine, The, 267, 270, 281.

Battery (see also Catcher), 25, 42, 56, 109, 136, 137, 140, 280, 287, 288.

Betting, see Gambling.

Billiards, 16, 17, 72, 99, 129, 190, 193, 282, 291.

Birchal, Judd, 249.

Blair, Frank W., 293-297.

Bloomington (team), 216.

Boat, Sail, Vessel, 76, 101, 103, 118, 174, 221.

Bond, Thomas A., 18, 170-173, 241, 291.

Boomerang, 102, 220, 273.

Boston (teams), 18, 52, 57, 58, 110, 114, 168, 171, 176, 203, 245, 248, 250.

Boston Globe, 55, 251.

Boston Post, 29.

Bowler (see also Cricket), 52, 54, 55, 80, 109, 182, 191, 259.

Bowling (at pins), 191.

Box, see Pitcher’s box.

Bradford (team, PA), 186.

Bradley (Princeton Captain), 229, 233, 235.

Bradley, George, 279.

Brainard, Asa, 170, 191, 195, 239, 241.

Breitenstein, Ted, 227, 228.

Brooklyn (see also Eckford Club; Excelsior Club; Star Club), 7, 8, 43, 51, 80, 110, 154, 165, 170, 187, 215, 217, 225, 228, 237-240, 242, 244-246, 254-257, 265, 268, 275, 279, 282, 286, 290, 294, 295.

Brooklyn Eagle, 295.

Brooklyn Union, 257.

Buffington, Charlie, 216.

Burdock, Jack, 57, 241, 246.

Bush, Archie, 51, 52, 240.

Bushong, Albert “Doc”, 219.

Business, 55, 278.

C

California, 87, 216, 236.

Cannon (see also Gun; Gunnery; Rifle), 13, 72, 74, 75, 77, 96, 98, 119, 162, 204, 232-234.

Capitoline Grounds, 242, 255, 295.

Carr, Edwin S., 58.

Carter, Charles Francis, 222, 296, 297.

Caruthers, Robert, 171, 181, 216.

Casey, Tommy, 153.

Catapult, 231, 232, 236.

Catcher, 22, 30, 43, 52, 54, 56, 60, 62, 68, 69, 77, 78, 81, 109, 112, 116, 122, 123, 127, 128, 131, 134, 136-138, 140, 141, 143, 146, 160, 161, 164, 165, 168, 171, 172, 174, 177, 182, 185, 187, 199, 210, 213, 218, 219, 238, 239, 241, 243, 245, 248, 256, 258, 261, 262, 266, 277, 280, 282, 288, 287-289, 291, 293.

Catcher’s mask, 19, 20, 68, 176, 177, 219, 243, 278.

Caylor, O.P., 190, 217.

Chadwick, Henry, 9-10, 107-151, 178-183, 255, 256, 282.

Champions, Championship, 8, 33, 43, 54, 110, 152, 168, 171, 201, 219, 228, 240, 253, 259, 271, 284.

Change of pace (change-up), 51, 110, 121, 122, 128, 134, 135, 137, 138, 140, 168, 185, 198, 203, 204, 215, 259, 271, 284.

Chest protector (breast), 176, 243.

Chicago (IL), 89, 177, 215.

Chicago (team), 53, 57, 114, 168, 215, 216, 243, 254, 255, 259, 294.

Chicago Tribune, 215.

Chicago White Stockings, 215, 216, 259.

Cincinnati, 18, 21, 45, 111, 172, 195.

Cincinnati (team), 58, 172, 242, 255.

Cincinnati Daily Star, 18, 21.

Cincinnati Observatory, 173.

Cincinnati Red Stockings, 30, 52, 56, 170, 191, 195, 256, 283.

Cincinnati Reds, 241.

Civil War, 282.

Clarke, William H. “Dad”, 219, 226.

Clarkson, John, 114, 168, 181, 187, 204, 216, 226.

Cleveland(team), 204, 272.

Coleman, John, 45.

Columbia Univ., 213.

Columbus (team), 171.

Connecticut, 99, 294.

Conway (pitcher), 181.

Corbett, James J., 290.

Corcoran, Larry, 57, 216.

Cornell Univ. 196.

Creighton, Jim, 110, 170-172.

Cranks (see also Fans; Spectators), 215, 218, 222, 223, 228, 248.

Cricket (see also Wicket), 52, 54, 55, 80, 109, 153-155, 162, 182, 191, 213, 230, 250, 259-261.

Croquet, 29.

Crossbow, 231, 232.

Cube (ball), 30, 33, 37.

Cummings, William Arthur “Candy”, 8, 29, 43, 44, 46, 110, 154, 165, 170, 171, 193, 198, 213, 215, 217, 228, 237-246, 249, 252-257, 265, 267-270, 275, 279, 280, 282, 283, 286, 290-292, 294-296 Chapman, Arthur (typo in original publication, should be “Cummings”), 247.

D

Dart, Arthur, 71-73, 77, 99.

Daub, Dan, 226.

Davis, Edmund, 265, 266, 275-278, 282, 283.

Davis, Parke H., 286.

Dennison, William, 293, 297.

Detroit (team), 146, 216.

Dinneen, Bill, 262.

Distance see Pitching distance.

Dod, Robert S., 102.

Dollar sign ($) (see also Money; Salary), 23, 24, 41, 48, 52, 56-58, 248, 250.

Doubleday, Abner, 295.

Drift (projectile curve), 74, 75, 77, 89, 96, 119, 162, 163.

E

Eagle Club, 178.

Eaton Daily Democrat (OH), 18.

Eaton, Prof., 256.

Earth, 153, 162, 190.

Eckford Club, 7, 51, 265, 290, 292.

Edge Hill School, 266, 276.

Ehret, Philip “Red”, 226, 228.

Elbow, 58, 63, 141, 191, 218, 274, 275, 276, 278, 289.

Elysian Fields, 145, 245.

Empire Club, 7, 53, 178.

Emslie, Robert, 54.

England, 54, 182, 230, 250, 259, 261.

English (spin), 193, 259, 282, 291.

Englishman, 54, 230.

Englewood Field Club, 213.

Ernst, Harold C., 43, 45, 176, 181, 201, 202.

Excelsior Club, 8, 110, 170, 171, 217, 238, 239, 255, 265, 268, 275, 282.

F

Fair ball (fair pitch), 6, 36, 39, 123, 139, 141, 143, 157, 183.

Fastball, Speedy, 125, 170, 188, 198, 201, 204, 219, 247, 249, 253, 274-276, 282, 284.

Ferguson, Robert, 153-155, 216, 241, 246.

Fifties (1850s), 145, 178.

Fithian, Edward M., 286, 289, 290.

Fort Wayne (IN), 152.

Fort Wayne News and Sentinel (IN), 290.

Folsom, Fred N., 81, 103-105.

Football, 229, 237, 280.

Fourth of July, 30, 31, 70.

Foutz, David, 181, 238.

G

Galvin, Jim, 57, 181, 285.

Gazette: Fort Worth Texas, 189.

Gambling, bets, 23, 108.

Getzein, Charlie “Pretzel”, 146, 184, 185, 194.

Glenwood Club, 24.

Glenwood Weekly Opinion (IA), 52.

Gloves, 176, 235, 243, 278, 289, 290, 293.

Golden Days, 38.

Goldsmith, Fred, 254-256, 294-296.

Gotham Club, 178, 301.

Grace, William G., 259, 260.

Grand Rapids World (MI), 146.

Greeley, Horace, 48.

Green, Homer, 251.

Griffin, George, 251, 252.

Gun (firearm) (see also Cannon; Gunnery; Pitching Gun; Rifle) 11, 49, 74, 88, 98.

Gunnery, 10, 16, 77, 87, 119, 163.

H

Hageman, J.W., 265-267, 284.

Harper’s Weekly, 196, 197, 237, 280.

Harrisburg Club, 53.

Hart, Jim, 215.

Hartford (team), 241, 244, 245, 279, 283.

Harvard Univ., 42, 43, 45, 46, 52, 171, 176, 181, 196, 198, 201, 217, 239, 240, 246, 248, 268, 279, 280, 284-286, 292, 294, 297.

Harvey, George B.M., 72, 73, 79, 99.

Hawley, Emerson, 227, 228.

Head work see Strategy.

Healy, “Long John”, 259, 260.

Henry, Frederick P., 265, 282, 283, 285-290.

Herring, Donald Grant, 285.

Hidden ball trick, 36.

Hinton, C. H., 228-237.

Hoboken (NJ) (see also Elysian Field; New Jersey), 145, 178, 179, 245, 289.

Hofford, John, 41, 42, 48, 49, 52, 53.

Hollywood, 294.

Home run, 30, 33, 34, 38, 122, 124, 125, 213, 250.

Hoop (toy), 102.

Hopkinson, W.F., 154.

Hornung, Joe, 57.

Houston, Robert J., 41, 42, 47-49, 52, 53.

I

Indiana, 104, 290.

Indianapolis (team), 184.

Injury (see also Elbow; Sore arm; Sore finger; Shoulder), 22, 23, 58, 176, 232, 278.

Inks, Bert, 226.

International Association, 241.

Iowa, 24, 52, 58.

Ironsides (team), 48, 52.

Isabella County Enterprise, 38.

J

Jarvis Field, 217.

Jewell, Herbert, 243, 246, 256

Joyce, Col. John, 195.

Jumping (pitching motion), 133, 192.

K

Kansas, 21, 22, 103, 184.

Keefe, Timothy, 114, 168, 175, 181, 185, 204, 246, 249.

Kelly, Mike “King”, 204, 219.

Kennedy, “Roaring Bill, 225, 228, 237.

Kenyon College (OH), 173.

King (pitcher) see Koenig.

King, J.B., 250.

King Phillips (team), 251.

Kittridge, 261-263.

Knickerbocker Club, 178, 245.

Knight, Lon, 249.

Knuckleball, 274.

Koenig, Charles “Silver King”, 181, 187.

L

Lancaster Daily Intelligencer (PA), 41, 46, 48, 50.

Lancaster New Era (PA), 41, 47, 53.

Lanning, Jack, 252.

Leuf, Dr., 175.

Left-handed, Southpaw, 11, 12, 47, 74, 157, 166, 168, 173, 176, 193, 194, 200, 216, 224, 225, 227, 228, 274.

Louisville (team), 53, 152, 216.

Louisville Colonels (team), 224.

Louisville Grooms (team), 302.

Louisville Grounds, 222, 224.

M

Magic (pitch), 225, 228, 267.

Mann, Joseph McElroy, 29, 30, 42, 43, 171, 198-200, 265, 267, 270, 279-286.

Martin, Alphonse, 7, 51, 110, 123, 171, 257, 265, 290-292.

Massachusetts (state), 169, 295.

Matthews, Bobby (a.k.a. Mathews), 40, 43, 45, 151-154, 171, 215, 217, 248-250, 252-254, 256, 286, 287, 290, 291.

McBride, Dick, 44, 170, 171, 276.

McCormick, Jim, 167, 171, 216.

McPherson, John B., 288, 289.

McVey, Calvin A., 194, 241.

Meekin, George Jouett, 226.

Meigs, Lt. J. F., 46, 51.

Metropolitans (team) see New York Metropolitans.

Michigan, 38, 82, 105.

Milligan, Jack, 249.

Mitchell, Bobby, 18, 173.

Money (see also Dollar sign; Salary), 23, 24, 55, 56, 185, 253.

Morrill, John, 57.

Morse, Jacob, 169, 252.

Mullane, Tony, 58, 181.

Murname, Tim, 255.

Murphy, Morgan, 261-263.

Mutual Club (team), 7, 43, 110, 152, 170, 171, 198, 240, 241, 250, 257, 280, 286.

N

Nassaus (see also Princeton Univ.), 229, 231, 265, 266, 277, 278, 282, 286-290.

National Association of Professional Base Ball Players, 2, 43, 44, 169, 181, 249, 296.

National game, 29, 100, 108, 140, 178, 181, 184, 215, 222, 223, 228, 249, 252, 254, 259, 285, 291.

National League, 157, 170, 181, 248, 281, 284, 290, 292, 296.

National pastime, 244.

National Republican (Washington, D.C.), 21, 25.

Nationals (team), 25, 26, 239.

Navy, Naval Academy, 46, 50, 75, 98, 117, 174.

Nebraska, 40, 81, 85, 303.

Nebraska Advertiser, 303.

Nelson, Prof., 173.

New England game, 169.

New Jersey (see also Elysian Field, Hoboken), 30, 239, 270, 289.

New Orleans (LA), 53, 303.

New Orleans Lees (team), 53.

New York (teams, see also Brooklyn; Mutual Club; New York Club; New York Metropolitans), 57, 114, 152, 168, 170, 175, 181, 185, 186, 204, 226, 240, 241, 250.

New York Clipper, 1, 7, 8, 265, 282, 287.

New York Club (New Yorks), 57, 168, 175, 204, 226.

New York game, 169.

New York Graphic, 155.

New York Metropolitans (team), 45.

New York Recorder, 220.

New York Stock Exchange (team), 45.

New York Sun, 164, 251.

New York Times, 42.

No-hitter, 136, 270, 279-281, 285, 286, 297.

Nolan, “Only”, 167, 171.

O

Ocular delusion, 194.

Ohio (see also Cincinnati; Cleveland; Kenyon College), 12, 71, 84, 164, 173.

Optical delusion, 155, 248, 260.

Optical illusion, 71, 72, 79.

Oregon, 79.

Orr, David, 45.

Orth, Al, 227.

Outing Magazine, 153, 154, 178, 190, 275.

Overhand pitching, 27, 109, 139, 167, 181, 182, 184, 186, 193, 195, 196, 219, 220, 22, 289.

Oxford Univ., 230.

P

Patent, 19, 229, 235, 236.

Pennsylvania (see also Philadelphia; Pittsburgh), 77, 93, 177, 186, 196, 289

Perpetual motion, 48.

Philadelphia, 75, 98, 153, 155, 175, 253, 282, 286, 288, 289.

Philadelphia Athletics, 43, 151-154, 170, 171, 186, 215, 240, 248, 250, 252, 254, 265, 276, 278, 282-284, 286-289.

Philadelphia Evening Bulletin, 286, 288.

Philadelphia Phillies, 176, 227, 261-263, 284.

Philadelphia Press, 42.

Philadelphia Quakers (team), 153, 216, 262.

Philadelphia Times, 223.

Philadelphia White Stockings (NA team), 241, 279.

Photography, 165, 222, 224.

Pitcher’s box, 42, 56, 68, 109, 110, 114, 124, 127, 129, 139, 140, 145, 151, 152, 158, 172, 179, 182, 187, 188, 192, 193, 215, 219, 223, 227, 238, 239, 24, 245, 249, 251, 253, 262, 266, 269, 278-281, 285.

Pitching distance, 38, 39, 63, 117, 142, 160, 192, 235, 242, 249, 260, 272.

Pitching gun, 229-237.

Pittsburg News, 248.

Pittsburg(h) (team), 153, 167, 177, 227, 241, 248.

Players’ League, 250.

Polo Grounds, 185, 272.

Pratt, Albert, 44, 171.

Princeton Alumni Weekly, 270, 279, 285.

Princeton Univ. (see also Nassaus), 29, 42, 43, 46, 79, 171, 181, 196, 198, 229-237, 265-267, 270, 275-290.

Prindle, E.J., 165, 168.

Proctor, Prof., 164.

Providence Club (RI), 114, 168, 216, 250.

Providence Franklin Society, 40.

Providence Grays, 250.

Providence Journal (RI), 40.

R

Radbourn, Charles, 57, 114, 167, 216.

Ramsey, Thomas, 216.

Rattled, 35-37, 126, 135, 136, 204, 219, 241, 244.

Reach & Co., 165.

Red Stockings (team) (see also Cincinnati; Boston), 30, 52, 56, 191, 195, 283.

Richmond, 26, 216.

Rifle (see also Cannon; Gun, Gunnery), 16, 49, 74, 77, 82, 89, 96, 103, 119, 159, 162, 233-235.

Roanoke Times (VA), 217, 250.

Robinson, William, 187.

Rockford (team, IL), 215.

Rochester Club (team), 186, 256.

Roentgen, Conrad, 228.

Rubber (substance), 177, 193, 219, 233, 234, 240, 242, 243, 273, 278.

Rules, 1-6, 23, 38-40, 44, 45, 51, 107-109, 126, 127, 131, 133, 139, 142-144, 146, 157, 169, 170, 177, 181-183, 187, 191-193, 197, 240, 245, 258, 259, 266, 267, 269, 278, 283, 293, 294.

Rusie, Amos, 226, 228, 236, 247.

Rutherford, R.B., 50.

S

Salary (see also Dollar sign; Money), 29, 55-58, 246, 248, 250, 255, 263, 295.

Salt Lake Herald (UT), 55.

San Francisco Call, 236.

Schriver, William, 219.

Science (of baseball), 18, 40, 41, 49, 54, 59, 60, 65, 66, 68, 60-73, 75, 77, 79, 81-83, 111, 119, 123, 124, 146, 151, 152, 155, 164, 171, 173, 184, 223, 227, 237, 242, 252, 253, 257, 266, 270, 271, 279, 284.

Scientific American, 9-17, 29, 30, 145-151.

Scranton Tribune (PA), 246, 248.

Sedalia Weekly Bazoo, 21.

Seward, Edward, 181, 186, 187.

Shenandoah Herald,(VA), 26.

Shoulder, 4, 5, 22, 27, 36, 41, 122, 134, 135, 141, 143, 149, 150, 157, 161, 166, 175-177, 183, 188, 191-193, 221, 226, 227, 243, 253, 274.

Signals, Signs, 122, 127, 128, 131, 137, 138, 210, 218, 219, 242, 258, 261-263.

Slugger, slugging, 122, 124, 125, 134, 135, 209, 213.

Smith, Elmer, 181.

Smith, John Francis “Phenomenal”, 158, 304.

Snake-like, Snaky, 42, 47, 53, 160, 194, 225, 228, 237, 281.

Somerset Herald (PA), 29.

Sore arm (see also Injury), 243, 274, 275.

Sore finger (see also Injury), 270.

Southpaw (see also Left-handed), 216, 225.

Spalding, Albert G., 51, 110, 152, 168, 170, 171, 181, 203, 215, 245.

Spalding’s Library of Athletic Sports, 106-144.

Spectators (Audience; Cranks, Crowd; Fans; Patrons; Supporters), 3, 18, 25, 28, 31-34, 37, 66-68, 70, 108, 152, 185, 195, 207, 215, 218, 222, 223, 228, 248, 248, 251, 152, 254, 261, 279, 281, 295.

Spikes (on shoes), 193.

Spink, Alfred H., 291.

Spinning top, see Top.

Spirit of the Times, 265, 282.

Spitball, 290.

Sporting Life, The, 40-42, 46, 51, 53, 58, 251-257.

Sporting News, The, 237, 294.

Sprague, Joe, 290, 292.

St. Louis Club (team), 54, 58, 153, 219, 227, 279.

St. Louis Browns (team), 171.

St. Louis Empires (team), 53.

St. Louis Reds (team), 285.

St. Nicholas Magazine, 59-105, 117, 174.

St. Paul Daily Globe (MN), 23, 151, 220, 222, 229.

Stagg, Amos Alonzo, 181.

Stanchfield, John Barry, 292, 293.

Star Club (see also Brooklyn), 7, 8, 238, 240, 256, 257, 268, 282, 300.

Staten Island Cricket and Baseball Club (team), 45, 213.

Stevens, Robert L., 80, 100, 103, 104, 265.

Strategy, Head work, 4, 8, 43, 128-130, 133-138, 141, 145, 150, 151, 170, 171, 179-184, 253, 257.

Stone, Prof., 173.

Stovey, Harry, 249.

Straight arm delivery, 51, 170, 181, 215, 266, 276, 283, 294.

Sweeney, Charley 168, 216.

Syracuse Stars (team), 171, 186.

T

Taylor, J. Edwin, 79.

Telescope, 261.

Tennis, 81, 159, 220, 221.

Terry, William, 187.

Texas, 100, 189, 301.

Thayer, F.W., 19, 20, 176, 177.

Three-old-cat, 267,

The Times, Washington D.C., 305.

Titcomb, Ledell, 153.

Top (toy), 47, 73, 82, 194.

Town ball, 267.

Triple play, 26.

Twirler, 152, 186, 187, 215, 224-226, 228, 238, 239, 243, 246, 253, 259, 260, 272, 274, 290.

Tyng, Jim A., 43, 45, 176, 181, 197, 280, 284.

U

Umpire, 1-6, 22-24, 26, 27, 33, 36, 39, 44, 67, 68, 81, 129-131, 135, 140, 141, 143, 144, 183, 191, 192, 223, 236, 237, 250, 269, 288, 289, 294.

Underhand pitching, 13, 29, 209, 117, 154, 166, 167, 170, 188, 189, 194, 197, 198, 203, 219, 243, 245, 247, 250, 276, 280, 283, 289, 293, 294.

Unfair ball (unfair pitch), 39, 139, 142, 143, 183.

Union Association, 57.

V

Virginia, 26, 73, 217, 250.

W

Ward, John Montgomery, 57, 168.

Washington, D.C., 21, 25, 239, 240, 259, 261, 262.

Washington Nationals (team), 25, 26, 239.

Welch, Mickey, 186.

Weldman, 216.

White, Will, 58, 152, 168, 195, 246.

Whitman, Walt, 177.

Wichita (KS), 22, 23.

Wichita Eagle (KS), 21, 184.

Wicket (see also Cricket), 7, 55, 251.

Wickham, William Hull, 287.

Williams College, 277.

Williston Academy, 293-297.

Wilson, A., 294.

Wind, 10, 76, 101, 111, 118, 159, 160, 162, 168, 174, 234, 269, 273.

Wisconsin, 24.

Worcester (team), 216.

Wood, Jimmy, 292.

Wright, George, 32, 56, 246.

Wright, Harry, 52, 56, 152, 153, 191, 246, 252.

Wrist, 51, 63, 81, 114, 115, 134, 135, 148, 149, 155, 166, 171, 175, 176, 191, 194, 215, 217, 222, 226, 240, 243, 247, 259, 269, 275, 288, 289, 291, 294.

X

X rays, 228.

Y

Yale Univ., 42, 43, 46, 58, 133, 168, 171, 181, 196, 200, 201, 222, 254-256, 270, 279-281, 285-287, 295, 296.

Yokohama (Japan), 230.

Young Folks Cyclopedia of Games and Sports, 257.