Pocket Billiards

In
America
A History of the Game
The Champions
The Tournament History
Challenges – League Play – Tours
January 1910 – December 1919

By: Charles J. Ursitti
November 8, 2006

January 31 – February 2, 1910
World Champion Challenge Match
New York Theatre Concert Hall – New York City, NY
Game: Continuous
Match: 600 points
Field: 2
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $1000 – a $250 side bet and the BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Thomas A. Hueston
Jerome R. Keogh
Jerome R. Keogh

Thomas A. Hueston
Jerome R. Keogh

Defending Champion
Challenger
New Champion

546
600

168
209

200
201

178
190

546
600

vs

Date

Player

Score HR

FR

Player

Score HR

FR

January 31
Monday

Hueston

168

25

26

Keogh

209

37

26

February 1
Tuesday

200

27

27

201

29

26

February 2
Wednesday

178

15

26

190

15

26

Total
Frames
BPI

546
79
6.9113

Referee:

Mr. Jerome Weinberg

Seating:

600

Sponsor:

600
78
7.6923

Room-Keepers Association

Note: Attendance was full every night, with the seats taken one hour before the matches started.

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Thomas A. Hueston
Jerome R. Keogh

24
36

St. Louis, MO
Rochester, NY

Champion
New Champion

The Kid

RH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Thomas A. Hueston
Jerome R. Keogh

December 06, 1885
May 26, 1873

January 12, 1953

Scranton, PA
Binghamton, NY

(2)

March 14 – 16, 1910
World Championship Challenge Match
Rochester, NY
Game: Continuous Pool
Match: 600 points
Field: 2
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $300 - $150 a side and the BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Jerome R. Keogh
Charles Weston
Jerome R. Keogh

Jerome R. Keogh
Charles Weston

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

600
566

171
205

227
196

202
165

600
566

FR

vs

Date

Player

Score HR

March 14
Monday

Keogh

171

Player

Score HR

Weston

205

March 15
Tuesday

227

196

March 16
Wednesday

202

165

Total
Frames
BPI

600

566

FR

Referee:

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Jerome R. Keogh
Charles Weston

36
33

Rochester, NY
Pittsburgh, PA

Champion
Challenger

Cowboy

RH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Jerome R. Keogh
Charles Weston

May 26, 1873
June 06, 1876

January 12, 1953
November 29, 1943

Binghamton, NY
Pittsburg, PA

(3)

April 25 – 27, 1910
World Championship Challenge Match
Genesee Hall - Rochester, NY
Game: Continuous Pool
Match: 600 points
Field: 2
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $500 - $250 a side – net gate receipts and the BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Jerome R. Keogh
Clarence Safford
Jerome R. Keogh

Jerome R. Keogh
Clarence Safford

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

600
493

214
198

187
202

199
93

600
493

vs

Date

Player

Score HR

FR

April 25
Monday

Keogh

214

29

April 26
Tuesday

187

April 27
Wednesday

199

Total
Innings
BPI

600

34

Player

Score HR

FR

Safford

198

41

30

15

20

202

54

21

93

493

Referee:
Schedule:

8:00pm nightly

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Jerome R. Keogh
Clarence Safford

36

Rochester, NY
Chicago, IL

Champion
Challenger

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Jerome R. Keogh
Charles Safford

May 26, 1873

January 12, 1953

Binghamton, NY

(4)

Nickname

Hand
RH
RH

September 6 – 8, 1910
World Championship Challenge Match
Doyle’s Broadway Academy – 112 West 42nd Street - New York City, NY
Game: Continuous Pool
Match: 600 points
Field: 2
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $300 - $150 a side and the BBC Diamond Emblem
Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

600
501

166
213

239
115

195
173

600
501

Score HR

FR

vs

September 6 Keogh
Tuesday

166

42

26

September 7
Wednesday

239

34

25

115

16

25

September 8
Thursday

195

40

25

173

42

25

Total
Innings
BPI

600
76
7.8947

***

Jerome R. Keogh
Thomas A. Hueston
Jerome R. Keogh

Jerome R. Keogh
Thomas A. Hueston
Date

Player

Player

Score HR

FR

Hueston

213

26

501
76
6.5921

Referee:

Mr. John Daly

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Jerome R. Keogh
Thomas A. Hueston

37
24

Rochester, NY
St. Louis, MO

Champion
Challenger

The Kid

RH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Jerome R. Keogh
Thomas A. Hueston

May 26, 1873
December 06, 1885

January 12, 1953

Binghamton, NY
Scranton, PA

(5)

October 18 – 20, 1910
World Championship Challenge Match
Syracuse, NY
Game: Continuous Pool
Match: 600 points
Field: 2
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $300 - $150 a side and the BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Jerome R. Keogh
Bennie H. Allen
Jerome R. Keogh

Jerome R. Keogh
Bennie H. Allen

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

600
426

213
171

190
140

197
115

600
426

FR

vs

Date

Player

Score HR

October 18
Tuesday

Keogh

213

32

October 19
Wednesday

190

34

October 20
Thursday

197

43

Total
Frames
BPI

600

Player

Score HR

FR

Allen

171

33

23

140

26

22

22

115

19

23

426

Referee:

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Jerome R. Keogh
Bennie H. Allen

37
20

Rochester, NY
Kansas City, NY

Champion
Challenger

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Jerome R. Keogh
Bennie H. Allen

May 26, 1873
April 08, 1890

January 12, 1953
December 05, 1953

Binghamton, NY
Kansas City, MO

(6)

Nickname

Hand
RH
RH

November 28 – 30, 1910
World Championship Challenge Match
Doyle’s Broadway Academy – 112 West 42nd Street - New York City, NY
Game: Continuous Pool
Match: 600 points
Field: 2
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days
Purse; $250 - $250 a side – entire gate receipts and the BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Jerome R. Keogh
Alfredo De Oro
Alfredo De Oro

Defending Champion
Challenger
New Champion

470
600

210
180

201
201

59
219

470
600

Score HR

FR

vs

Jerome R. Keogh
Alfredo De Oro
Date

Player

November 28 Keogh
Monday

210

22

November 29
Tuesday

201

21

November 30
Wednesday

59

20

Total
Innings
BPI

Player

Score HR

De Oro

180

25

201

29

219

81

20

470

FR

20

600

Referee:

Note: De Oro set a NEW World record run of 81 balls

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Jerome R. Keogh
Alfredo De Oro

37
47

Rochester, NY
New York City, NY

Champion
Challenger

The Cuban

RH
LH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Jerome R. Keogh
Alfredo De Oro

May 26, 1873
April 28, 1863

January 12, 1953
April 23, 1948

Binghamton, NY
Manzanillo, Cuba

(7)

January 16 – 18, 1911
World Championship Challenge Match
Doyle’s Broadway Academy – 112 West 42nd Street – New York City, NY
Game: Continuous Pool
Match: 600 points
Field: 2
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $300 - $150 a side and the BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Alfredo De Oro
William H. Clearwater
Alfredo De Oro

Alfredo De Oro
William H. Clearwater

Defend Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

600
503

208
189

200
132

192
182

600
503

vs

Date

Player

Score HR

FR

January 16
Monday

De Oro

208

38

31

January 17
Tuesday

200

January 18
Wednesday

192

Total
Innings
BPI

600

Referee:

Player

Score HR

FR

Clearwater

189

15

30

38

132

42

42

182

44

503

Harry Kline

Age

Alfredo De Oro
47
William H. Clearwater

Player

Player

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

New York City, NY
Pittsburgh, PA

Champion
Challenger

The Cuban
Billy

LH
RH

Date of Birth

Alfredo De Oro
April 28, 1863
William H. Clearwater November 14, 1868

Date Died

Place of Birth

April 23, 1948
September 24, 1948

Manzanillo, Cuba
Ravenna, OH

(8)

March 7 – 9, 1911
World Championship Challenge Match
Doyle’s Billiard Academy – 112 West 42nd Street – New York City, NY
Game: Continuous Pool
Match: 600 points
Field: 2
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $1000 – a $150 side and the BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Alfredo De Oro
Thomas A. Hueston
Alfredo De Oro

Alfredo De Oro
Thomas A. Hueston

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

600
493

206
103

600
493

199
197

195
193
vs

Date

Player

Score HR

IN

March 7
Wednesday

De Oro

206

21

March 8
Thursday

199

March 9
Friday

195

Total
Innings
BPI

600

Referee:

39

Player

Score HR

IN

Hueston

103

13

21

31

24

197

55

24

193

493

Albert G. Cutler

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Alfredo De Oro
Thomas A. Hueston

47
24

New York City
St. Louis

Champion
Challenger

The Cuban
The Kid

LH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Alfredo De Oro
Thomas A. Hueston

April 28, 1863
December 06, 1885

April 23, 1948

Manzanillo, Cuba
Scranton, PA

(9)

April 18 – 20, 1911
World Championship Challenge Match
Doyle’s Billiard Academy – 112 West 42nd Street – New York City, NY
Game: Continuous Pool
Match: 600 points
Field: 2
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $300 - $150 a side and the BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Alfredo De Oro
Jerome R. Keogh
Alfredo De Oro

Alfredo De Oro
Jerome R. Keogh

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

600
542

213
174

198
170

189
198

600
542

vs

Date

Player

Score HR

FR

April 18
Tuesday

De Oro

213

26

30

April 19
Wednesday

198

36

April 20
Thursday

189

15

Total
Innings
BPI

600

Referee:

Player

Score HR

FR

Keogh

174

27

30

170

39

198

30

27

26

542

Albert G. Cutler

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Alfredo De Oro
Jerome R. Keogh

47
37

New York City, NY
Rochester, NY

Champion
Challenger

The Cuban

LH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Alfredo De Oro
Jerome R. Keogh

April 28, 1863
May 26, 1873

April 23, 1948
January 12, 1953

Manzanillo, Cuba
Binghamton, NY

(10)

May 24 – 26, 1911
World Championship Challenge Match
Doyle’s Billiard Academy – 112 West 42nd Street - New York City, NY
Game: Continuous Pool
Match: 600 points
Field: 2
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $300 - $150 a side and the BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Alfredo De Oro
Charles Weston
Alfredo De Oro

Alfredo De Oro
Charles Weston

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

600
377

202
91

205
117

193
169

600
377

vs

Date

Player

Score HR

FR

May 24
Wednesday

De Oro

202

32

20

May 25
Thursday

205

45

May 26
Friday

193

96

Total
Innings
BPI

600
67
8.9552

Player
Weston

Score HR

FR

91

17

20

22

117

15

22

25

169

15

24

377
66
5.8906

Referee:

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Alfredo De Oro
Charles Weston

48
34

New York City, NY

Champion
Challenger

The Cuban
Cowboy

LH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Alfredo De Oro
Charles Weston

April 28, 1863
June 06, 1876

April 23, 1948
November 29, 1943

Manzanillo, Cuba
Pittsburg, PA

(11)

March 25 – April 6, 1912
World Championship Tournament
Horticultural Hall – Philadelphia, PA
Game: 14.1
Match: 150
Field:8
Format: Round Robin
Prizes: $1000 + Diamond Emblem Entry Fee: $50
Players

W

L

1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.

7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0

0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7

Edward I. Ralph
James Maturo
Alfredo De Oro
Frank Sherman
Charles Weston
Thomas I. Wilson
William W. King
William De Laugh

HR

BG

TP

OP

1050
1029
1011
986
810
790
748
486

754
728
775
802
814
947
1040
1050

TI

BPI

Prize Gate
400
300
200
100

40%
30%
20%
10%

High Run:
Best Game:
Referees:

Alexander Brooke

Note: The championship game was changed from continuous pool to 14.1.
This was the first world championship tournament played at 14.1
Player
Edward I. Ralph
James Maturo
Alfredo De Oro
Frank Sherman
Charles Weston
Thomas I. Wilson
William W. King
William F. De Laugh

Player
Edward I. Ralph
James Maturo
Alfredo De Oro
Frank Sherman
Charles Weston
Thomas I. Wilson
William W. King
William F. De Laugh

Age

35
48
39
35

Hometown

Titles

Nickname

Hand

Hightstown, NJ
Denver, CO
New York City
Washington, DC
Chicago, IL
Hackensack, NJ
New York City, NY
Philadelphia, PA

New Jersey State Champion

The Barber

Defending Champion

The Cuban

RH
RH
LH
RH
RH
RH
RH
RH

Date of Birth

September 14, 1876
April 28, 1863
1882
June 06, 1876

Cowboy

Date Died

Place of Birth

Papozzo, Italy
June 00, 1931
November 29, 1943

(12)

Washington, DC
Pittsburg, PA

1912 World Tournament – Game by Game – Chronological Order
Date

Player

Score

HR

IN

vs

Player

March 25
Monday

James Maturo

150

28

13

vs

William F. De Laugh

March 26
Tuesday

Charles Weston
Alfredo De Oro

150
150

12
46

18
13

vs
vs

March 27
Wednesday

Edward I. Ralph
James Maturo

150
150

14
30

22
18

March 28
Thursday

William W. King
Alfredo De Oro

150
150

12
19

March 29
Friday

James Maturo
Edward I. Ralph

150
150

23
20

March 30
Saturday

Frank Sherman
Edward I. Ralph
Alfredo De Oro

150
150
150

March 31
Sunday

April 1
Monday

Score

HR

IN

20

5

13

William W. King
Thomas I. Wilson

39
105

11
9

18
13

vs
vs

Frank Sherman
Charles Weston

133
72

26
27

21
17

23
20

vs
vs

William F. De Laugh
Frank Sherman

140
121

14
22

22
19

21
17

vs
vs

Thomas I. Wilson
Charles Weston

121
73

17
9

20
17

vs
vs
vs

William F. De Laugh
Thomas I. Wilson
William W. King

77
67
100

vs
vs
vs

William F. De Laugh
William W. King
Frank Sherman

37
142
132

No Games Scheduled

Alfredo De Oro
Edward I. Ralph
James Maturo

150
150
150

25

April 2
Tuesday

Frank Sherman
Edward I. Ralph
Thomas I. Wilson

150
150
150

vs
vs
vs

Charles Weston
William F. De Laugh
William W. King

103
85
130

April 3
Wednesday

Thomas I. Wilson
Alfredo De Oro
James Maturo

150
150
150

vs
vs
vs

William F. De Laugh
Charles Weston
William W. King

67
112
97

April 4
Thursday

Frank Sherman
Charles Weston
Edward I. Ralph

150
150
150

vs
vs
vs

William W. King
William F. De Laugh
Alfredo De Oro

90
60
125

April 5
Friday

Frank Sherman
James Maturo

150
150

20
33

18

vs
vs

Thomas I. Wilson
Alfredo De Oro

82
136

8

April 6
Saturday

Charles Weston
Edward I. Ralph

150
150

27

20

vs
vs

Thomas I. Wilson
James Maturo

115
129

14

19

(13)

32
13

1912 World Tournament – Game by Game – Alphabetical/Chronological Order
Date

Player

Score

HR

IN

vs

Player

Score

March 25
March 28
March 30
April 1
April 2
April 3
April 4

William De Laugh
William De Laugh
William De Laugh
William De Laugh
William De Laugh
William De Laugh
William De Laugh

March 26
March 28
March 30
April 1
April 3
April 4
April 5

HR

IN

20
140
77
37
85
67
60

5
14

13
22

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

James Maturo
William W. King
Frank Sherman
Alfredo De Oro
Edward I. Ralph
Thomas I. Wilson
Charles Weston

150
150
150
150
150
150
150

28
12

13
23

Alfredo De Oro
Alfredo De Oro
Alfredo De Oro
Alfredo De Oro
Alfredo De Oro
Alfredo De Oro
Alfredo De Oro

150
150
150
150
150
125
136

46
19

13
20

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Thomas I. Wilson
Frank Sherman
William W. King
William F. De Laugh
Charles Weston
Edward I. Ralph
James Maturo

39
122
100
37
112
150
150

9
22

13
19

March 26
March 28
March 30
April 1
April 2
April 3
April 4

William W. King
William W. King
William W. King
William W. King
William W. King
William W. King
William W. King

105
150
100
142
130
97
90

18
23

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Charles Weston
William F. De Laugh
Alfredo De Oro
Edward I. Ralph
Thomas I. Wilson
James Maturo
Frank Sherman

150
140
150
150
150
150
150

12
14

18
22

March 25
March 27
March 29
April 1
April 3
April 5
April 6

James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo

150
150
150
150
150
150
129

28
30
23
19

13
18
21

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

William F. De Laugh
Charles Weston
Thomas I. Wilson
Frank Sherman
William W. King
Alfredo De Oro
Edward I. Ralph

20
72
121
132
97
136
129

5
27
17
13

13
17
20

March 27
March 29
March 30
April 1
April 2
April 4
April 6

Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph

150
150
150
150
150
150
150

14
20

22
17

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Frank Sherman
Charles Weston
Thomas I. Wilson
William W. King
William F. De Laugh
Alfredo De Oro
James Maturo

133
73
67
142
85
125
129

26
9

21
17

March 27
March 28
March 30
April 1
April 2
April 4
April 5

Frank Sherman
Frank Sherman
Frank Sherman
Frank Sherman
Frank Sherman
Frank Sherman
Frank Sherman

133
122
150
132
150
150
150

26
22

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Edward I. Ralph
Alfredo De Oro
William F. De Laugh
James Maturo
Charles Weston
William W. King
Thomas I. Wilson

150
150
77
150
103
90
82

25

11
12
32

21
19

13

(14)

32

14
19
19

8

22
20

1912 World Tournament – Game by Game – Alphabetical/Chronological Order continued … …
Date

Player

Score

HR

IN

vs

Player

Score

March 26
March 27
March 29
April 2
April 3
April 4
April 6

Charles Weston
Charles Weston
Charles Weston
Charles Weston
Charles Weston
Charles Weston
Charles Weston

150
72
73
103
112
150
150

12
27
9

18
17
17

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

William W. King
James Maturo
Edward I. Ralph
Frank Sherman
Alfredo De Oro
William F. De Laugh
Thomas I. Wilson

105
150
150
150
150
60
115

March 26
March 29
March 30
April 2
April 3
April 5
April 6

Thomas I. Wilson
Thomas I. Wilson
Thomas I. Wilson
Thomas I. Wilson
Thomas I. Wilson
Thomas I. Wilson
Thomas I. Wilson

39
121
67
150
150
82
115

9
17

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Alfredo De Oro
James Maturo
Edward I. Ralph
William W. King
William F. De Laugh
Frank Sherman
Charles Weston

150
150
150
130
67
150
150

13
20

8
14

(15)

HR

IN

11
30
20

18
18
17

14

46
23

13
21

27

20

May 29 - 31, 1912
World Championship Challenge Match
Masonic Temple, Trenton, NJ
Game: 14.1
Field: 2
Purse:

Match: 600 points
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days

Edward I. Ralph
Alfredo De Oro
Edward I. Ralph
Alfredo De Oro

Defending Champion
Challenger

538
495

200
191

538
495

Date

Player

Score HR

May 30
Thursday

Ralph

200

199
166

139
138

IN

vs

Player

Score HR

De Oro

191

May 3`
Friday

199

166

June 1
Saturday

159

188

Total
Innings
BPI

538

495

IN

Referee:

Note: Because of the Sunday Laws the match was terminated with Ralph shooting and the score
538 – 495. The match was supposed to resume on Monday June 4 but was replayed June 11 –
13.

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Edward I. Ralph
Alfredo De Oro

49

Hightstown, NJ
New York City, NY

Champion
Challenger

The Barber
The Cuban

RH
LH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Edward I. Ralph
Alfredo De Oro

April 28, 1863

April 23, 1948

Manzanillo, Cuba

(16)

June 11 – 13, 1912
World Championship Challenge Match
Masonic Temple – Trenton, NJ
Game: 14.1
Field: 2
Purse:

***

Match: 600 points
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days

Edward I. Ralph
Alfredo De Oro
Alfredo De Oro

Edward I. Ralph
Alfredo De Oro

Defending Champion
Challenger
New Champion

408
600

141
200

408
600

Date

Player

Score HR

June 11
Tuesday

Ralph

141

June 12
Wednesday
June 13
Thursday
Total
Innings
BPI

180
200

87
200

IN

vs

Player

Score HR

De Oro

200

180

200

87

200

408

600

IN

Referee:

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Edward I. Ralph
Alfredo De Oro

49

Hightstown, NJ
New York City, NY

Champion
Challenger

The Barber
The Cuban

RH
LH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Edward I. Ralph
Alfredo De Oro

April 28, 1863

April 23, 1948

Manzanillo, Cuba

(17)

November 6 – 8, 1912
World Championship Challenge Match
Doyle’s Billiard Academy – 112 West 42nd Street – New York City, NY
Game: 14.1
Field: 2
Purse:

***

Match: 600 points
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days

Alfredo De Oro
Frank Sherman
Alfredo De Oro

Alfredo De Oro
Frank Sherman

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

600
466

129
200

600
466

271
146

200
121

Score HR

IN

vs

November 6 De Oro
Wednesday

129

25

24

November 7
Thursday

271

23

November 8
Friday

200

29

Total
Innings
BPI

600
81
7.4074

Date

Referees:

Player

Player

Score HR

IN

Sherman

200

29

25

33

146

16

33

24

121

25

24

466
82
5.6829

William Downs, NY – Frank Keogh, NY - Edward Gray, NY

Starting Time:

8:00pm

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Alfredo De Oro
Frank Sherman

49

New York City, NY
Washington, DC

Champion
Challenger

The Cuban

LH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Alfredo De Oro
Frank Sherman

April 28, 1863

April 23, 1948

Manzanillo, Cuba

(18)

January 6 – 8, 1913
World Championship Challenge Match
Doyle’s Billiard Academy – 112 West 42nd Street – New York City, NY
Game: 14.1
Match: 600 points
Field: 2
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $500 – Gate receipts and the BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Alfredo De Oro
James Maturo
Alfredo De Oro

Alfredo De Oro
James Maturo

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

600
563

188
200

600
563

120
200

292
163
vs

Date

Player

Score HR

IN

Player

Score HR

IN

January 6
Monday

De Oro

188

33

29

Maturo

200

24

29

January 7
Tuesday

120

33

24

200

26

24

January 8
Wednesday

292

59

34

163

14

34

Total
Innings
BPI

600
87
6.8965

563
87
6.4712

Referee:

Albert G. Cutler, NY

Note:

On January 8, the last night of play, Alfredo De Oro set a new World Record by
running 59 balls, in the 24th frame.

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Alfredo De Oro
James Maturo

49
36

New York City, NY
Denver, CO

Champion
Challenger

The Cuban

LH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Alfredo De Oro
Benjamin H. Allen

April 28, 1863
April 08, 1890

April 23, 1948
December 05, 1953

Manzanillo, Cuba
Kansas City, M

(19)

February 25 – 27, 1913
World Championship Challenge Match
Doyle’s Billiard Academy – 112 West 42nd Street – New York City, NY
Game: 14.1
Match: 600 points
Field: 2
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $ - BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Alfredo De Oro
Thomas A. Hueston
Alfredo De Oro

Alfredo De Oro
Thomas A. Hueston

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

600
386

200
98

600
386

200
131

200
157

Score HR

IN

vs

February 25 De Oro
Tuesday

200

55

23

February 26
Wednesday

200

35

February 27
Thursday

200

38

Total
Innings
BPI

600
75
8.000

Date

Referee:

Player

Player
Hueston

Score HR

IN

98

15

23

25

131

20

25

27

157

34

27

386
75
5.1466

John Dankleman, NY

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Alfredo De Oro
Thomas A. Hueston

49
27

New York City, NY
St. Louis, MO

Champion
Challenger

The Cuban
The Kid

LH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Alfredo De Oro
Thomas A. Hueston

April 28, 1863
December 06, 1885

April 23, 1948

Manzanillo, Cuba
Scranton, PA

(20)

October 1 – 3, 1913
World Championship Challenge Match
Doyle’s Billiard Academy – 112 West 42nd Street – New York City, NY
Game: 14.1
Match: 600 points
Field: 2
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $ - BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Alfredo De Oro
Bennie H. Allen
Bennie H. Allen

Alfredo De Oro
Bennie Allen

Defending Champion
Challenger
New Champion

514
600

148
200

514
600

164
200

202
200

Date

Player

Score HR

IN

vs

October 1
Wednesday

De Oro

148

34

25

Allen

October 2
Thursday

164

28

October 3
Friday

202

Total
Innings
BPI

514
82
6.6268

Referee:

Player

Score HR

IN

200

38

26

27

200

29

27

30

200

24

30

600
83
7.2289

Charles Peterson, St Louis, MO

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Alfredo De Oro
Bennie H. Allen

50
23

New York City, NY
Kansas City, MO

Champion
New Champion

The Cuban

LH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Alfredo De Oro
Benjamin H. Allen

April 28, 1863
April 08, 1890

April 23, 1948
December 05, 1953

Manzanillo, Cuba
Kansas City, MO

(21)

December 3 – 5, 1913
World Championship Challenge Match
Lyric Theatre – 12th & Central Streets- Kansas City, MO
Game: 14.1
Match: 600 points
Field: 2
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $ _ BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Bennie H. Allen
Charles Weston
Bennie H. Allen

Benjamin H. Allen
Charles Weston

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

600
411

200
168

600
411

200
175

200
68

Score HR

IN

vs

December 3 Allen
Wednesday

200

32

50

December 4
Thursday

200

27

December 5
Friday

200

14

Total
Innings
BPI

600
123
4.8780

Date

Player

Referee:

Charles Peterson, St. Louis

Schedule:

Match starts at 8:00pm

Player

Score HR

IN

Weston

168

19

49

33

175

17

32

40

68

11

39

411
120
3.4250

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Benjamin H. Allen
Charles Weston

23
37

Kansas City, MO
Chicago, IL

Champion
Challenger

Cowboy

RH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Benjamin H. Allen
Charles Weston

April 08, 1890

December 05, 1953

Kansas City, MO

(22)

January 28 – 30, 1914
World Championship Challenge Match
Brown & Hulen’s Rooms – Seattle, WA
Game: 14.1
Match: 600 points
Field: 2
Format: 200 nightly over 3 days
Purse: $ - BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Bennie H. Allen
James Maturo
Bennie H. Allen

Benjamin H. Allen
James Maturo

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

600
587

166
200

600
587

234
132

200
255
vs

Date

Player

Score HR

IN

Player

Score HR

IN

January 28
Wednesday

Allen

166

38

34

Maturo

200

35

32

January 29
Thursday

234

27

32

132

23

34

January 30
Friday

200

29

55

255

37

55

Total
Innings
BPI

600
121
4.958

587
121
4.851

Referee:

Charles Hulen

Note:

This was the first Championship Match ever played in the northwest

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Benjamin H. Allen
James Maturo

23
32

Kansas City, MO
Denver, CO

Champion
Challenger

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Benjamin H. Allen
James Maturo

April 08, 1890
September 14, 1876

December 05, 1953

Kansas City, MO
Papozzo, Italy

(23)

Nickname

Hand
RH
RH

April 1 – 3, 1914
World Championship Challenge Match
Kling’s Billiard Hall – Hewson Bldg 4th floor – 1016-18 Walnut Street - Kansas City, MO
Game: 14.1
Match: 600 points
Field: 2
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $ - BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Benjamin H. Allen
Edward I. Ralph
Bennie H. Allen

Benjamin H. Allen
Edward I. Ralph

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

600
346

200
158

600
346

200
109

200
79
vs

Date

Player

Score HR

IN

Player

Score HR

IN

April 1
Monday

Allen

200

52

39

Ralph

158

23

39

April 2
Tuesday

200

26

41

109

15

39

April 3
Wednesday

200

57

34

79

25

36

Total
Innings
BPI

600
114
5.261

Referee:

Rudolph Burns, Kansas City, MO

Schedule:

Match start at 8:00pm

346
114
3.0614

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Benjamin H. Allen
Edward I. Ralph

24

Kansas City, MO
Hightstown, NJ

Champion
Challenger

The Barber

RH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Benjamin H. Allen
Edward I. Ralph

April 08, 1890

December 05, 1953

Kansas City, MO

(24)

June 3 – 5, 1914
World Championship Challenge Match
Kling’s Billiard Hall – Hewson Bldg 4th floor 106-18 Walnut Street - Kansas City, MO
Game: 14.1
Match: 600 points
Field: 2
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $ - BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Benjamin H. Allen
Ray R. Pratt
Benjamin H. Allen

Benjamin H. Allen
Ray Pratt

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

600
149

200
35

600
149

200
49

200
66
vs

Date

Player

Score HR

IN

Player

June 3
Wednesday

Allen

200

26

30

June 4
Thursday

200

71

June 5
Friday

200

48

Total
Innings
BPI

600
78
7.6923

Referee:

Rudolph Burns, Kansas City, MO

Schedule:

Match starts at 8:00pm

Seating:

800

Note:

On June 4th Bennie Allen made a new record run of 71 balls
This was the worst defeat of a challenger ever

Pratt

Score HR

IN

35

8

28

24

49

12

22

24

66

12

23

149
73
2.0411

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Benjamin H. Allen
Ray R. Pratt

24

Kansas City, MO
San Francisco, CA

Champion
Challenger

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Benjamin H. Allen
Ray R. Pratt

April 08, 1890

December 05, 1953

Kansas City, MO

(25)

Nickname

Hand
RH
RH

December 2 – 4, 1914
World Championship Challenge Match
Kling’s Billiard Hall – 12th & Walnut Streets - Kansas City, MO
Game: 14.1
Match: 600 points
Field: 2
Format: 200 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $ - BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Benjamin H. Allen
James Maturo
Benjamin H. Allen

Benjamin H. Allen
James Maturo

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

600
493

200
176

600
493

200
193

200
124

Score HR

IN

vs

December 2 Allen
Wednesday

200

41

46

December 3
Thursday

200

42

December 4
Friday

200

22

Total
Innings
BPI

600
122
4.9180

Referee:

Lou Armstrong, Kansas City, MO

Schedule:

Match starts at 8:00pm

Date

Player

Player

Score HR

IN

Maturo

176

34

44

36

193

28

35

40

124

15

40

493
119
4.1428

Note: Bennie Allen gained permanent possession of the Brunswick Trophy, which he won in
October 1913, and defended for over one year
Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Benjamin H. Allen
James Maturo

24
38

Kansas City, MO
Denver, CO

Champion
Challenger

Bennie

RH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Benjamin H. Allen
James Maturo

April 08, 1890
September 14, 1876

December 05, 1953

Kansas City, MO
Papozzo, Italy

(26)

1915 Season
Note: There were no Tournaments or Challenge Matches held during 1915.
Three qualifying tournaments were held between March and May of 1915, in New York City,
Kansas City, MO and Chicago, IL for the 1916 tournament.

(27)

April 19 - 19, 1915
Kansas City Qualifier
Kling & Allen Theatre – 12th & Walnut Streets - Kansas City, MO
Game: 14.1
Match: 125 points
Field:7
Format: Round Robin
Prizes: $625
Entry Fee: $75
Sanction:
Top four finishers would advance to the World Tournament in Chicago.
Player

W

L

HR

BG

TP

OP

1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.

5
5
5
3
2
1
0

1
1
1
3
4
5
6

38
27
28
24
23
33
15

19
14
14
23
19
24
---

694
693
728
615
558
407
440

501
490
400
613
644
737
750

Benjamin H. Allen
John Kling
John M. Layton
Ralph Greenleaf
Walter B. Franklin
Charles Whitford
A. B. Bunnell

High Run:
Best Game:

$50

Benjamin H. Allen
Benjamin H. Allen

TI

BPI

Prize
250
150
100
75

49
9 innings

Playoff: First – Third
Benjamin H. Allen
John Kling
John M. Layton
Schedule:
Admission:

2
1
0

0
1
2

Afternoon: 2:15pm
.25 & .50

49
19
17

9

Evening: 8:15pm

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Benjamin H. Allen
John Kling
John M. Layton
Ralph Greenleaf
Walter B. Franklin
Charles Whitford
A. B. Bunnell

24
39
27
15
22

Kansas City, MO
Kansas City, MO
St. Louis, MO
Monmouth, IL
Kansas City, MO
Des Moines, IA
Sioux City, IA

Current World Champion

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Benjamin H. Allen
John Kling
John M. Layton
Ralph Greenleaf
Walter B. Franklin
Charles Whitford
A. B. Bunnell

April 08, 1890
November 13, 1875
July 08, 1887
November 03, 1899
February 23, 1893

December 05, 1953
January 31, 1947
January 18, 1956
March 15, 1950

Kansas City, MO

Red

Iowa State Champion

(28)

Hand
RH
RH
RH
RH
RH
RH
RH

Stewardson, IL
Monmouth, IL
Kansas City, MO

1915 Kansas City Qualifier – Game By Game – Chronological Order …
Date

Player

Score

HR

IN

vs

Player

Score

HR

IN

April 19
Monday

Ralph Greenleaf
Bennie H. Allen

125
125

14
38

34
24

vs
vs

Walter Franklin
A. B. Bunnell

76
40

17
10

33
24

April 20
Tuesday

John Layton
John Kling

125
125

28
26

19
17

vs
vs

Ralph Greenleaf
A. B. Bunnell

43
60

14
14

19
17

April 21
Wednesday

Ralph Greenleaf
Walter Franklin

125
125

18
15

28
19

vs
vs

A. B. Bunnell
Charles Whitford

87
59

14
12

28
19

April 22
Thursday

Charles Whitford
Bennie H. Allen

125
125

33
26

24
19

vs
vs

A. B. Bunnell
Charles Whitford

112
53

15
11

24
19

April 23
Friday

John Kling
Ralph Greenleaf

125
125

19
14

17
23

vs
vs

Charles Whitford
Charles Whitford

95
75

15
14

17
23

April 24
Saturday

Walter Franklin
John Layton

125
125

23
27

22
18

vs
vs

A. B. Bunnell
A. B. Bunnell

85
56

15
9

22
18

April 25
Sunday

No Matches Scheduled

April 26
Monday

Bennie H. Allen
John Layton

125
125

28
17

20
19

vs
vs

Ralph Greenleaf
Walter Franklin

92
108

17
21

19
19

April 27
Tuesday

Bennie H. Allen
John Layton

125
125

33
25

20
14

vs
vs

Walter Franklin
John Kling

88
68

22
16

20
14

April 28
Wednesday

John Kling
John Kling

125
125

17
15

24
19

vs
vs

Ralph Greenleaf
Walter Franklin

105
36

24
16

24
19

April 29
Thursday

Bennie H. Allen
John Layton

125
125

28

27

vs
vs

John Layton
Charles Whitford

103
29
Forfeit

27

April 30
Friday

John Kling

125

27

14

vs

Bennie H. Allen

May 1
Saturday

No Matches Scheduled

(29)

69

25

14

1915 Kansas City Qualifier – Game By Game – Chronological Order continued …
Date

Player

May 2
Saturday

No Matches Scheduled

Score

HR

IN

vs

Player

Score

HR

IN

May 3*
Monday

John Kling

125

19

27

vs

John Layton

64

14

26

May 4*
Tuesday

Bennie H. Allen

125

49

9

vs

John Kling

22

13

9

May 5*
Wednesday

Bennie H. Allen

125

20

44

vs

John Layton

81

17

43

* Playoff: First – Third

(30)

1915 Kansas City Qualifier – Game By Game – Alphabetical/Chronological Order …
Date

Player

Score

HR

IN

vs

Player

Score

HR

IN

April 19
April 22
April 26
April 27
April 29
April 30
May 4*
May 5*

Bennie H. Allen
Bennie H. Allen
Bennie H. Allen
Bennie H. Allen
Bennie H. Allen
Bennie H. Allen
Bennie H. Allen
Bennie H. Allen

125
125
125
125
125
69
125
125

38
26
28
33
28
25
49
20

24
19
20
20
27
14
9
44

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

A. B. Bunnell
Charles Whitford
Ralph Greenleaf
Walter Franklin
John M. Layton
John Kling
John Kling
John M. Layton

40
53
92
88
103
125
22
81

10
11
17
22
29
27
13
17

24
19
19
20
27
14
9
43

April 19
April 20
April 21
April 22
April 24
April 24

A. B. Bunnell
A. B. Bunnell
A. B. Bunnell
A. B. Bunnell
A. B. Bunnell
A. B. Bunnell

40
60
87
112
85
56

10
14
14
15
15
9

24
17
28
24
22
18

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Bennie H. Allen
Johnny Kling
Ralph Greenleaf
Charles Whitford
Walter Franklin
John M. Layton

125
125
125
125
125
125

38
26
18
33
23
27

24
17
28
24
22
18

April 19
April 21
April 24
April 26
April 27
April 28

Walter Franklin
Walter Franklin
Walter Franklin
Walter Franklin
Walter Franklin
Walter Franklin

76
125
125
108
88
36

17
15
23
21
22
16

33
19
22
24
20
19

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Ralph Greenleaf
Charles Whitford
A. B. Bunnell
John M. Layton
Bennie H. Allen
John Kling

125
53
85
125
125
125

14
11
15
17
33
15

34
19
22
19
30
19

April 19
April 20
April 21
April 23
April 26
April 28

Ralph Greenleaf
Ralph Greenleaf
Ralph Greenleaf
Ralph Greenleaf
Ralph Greenleaf
Ralph Greenleaf

125
43
125
125
92
105

14
14
18
14
17
24

34
19
28
23
19
24

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Walter Franklin
John M. Layton
A. B. Bunning
Charles Whitford
Bennie H. Allen
John Kling

76
125
87
75
125
125

17
28
14
14
28
17

33
19
28
23
20
24

April 20
April 23
April 27
April 28
April 28
April 30
May 3*
May 4*

John Kling
John Kling
John Kling
John Kling
John Kling
John Kling
John Kling
John Kling

125
125
68
125
125
125
125
22

26
19
16
17
15
27
19
13

17
17
14
24
19
14
27
9

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

A. B. Bunnell
Charles Whitford
John M. Layton
Ralph Greenleaf
Walter Franklin
Bennie H. Allen
John Kling
Bennie H. Allen

87
95
125
105
36
69
64
125

14
15
25
24
16
25
14
49

28
17
14
24
19
14
26
9

April 20
April 24
April 26
April 27
April 29
April 29
May 3*
May 5*

John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton

125
125
125
125
103
125
64
81

28
27
17
25
29

19
18
19
14
27

43
56
108
68
125
Forfeit
125
125

19
18
24
14
27

26
43

Ralph Greenleaf
A. B. Bunnell
Walter Franklin
John Kling
Bennie H. Allen
Charles Whitford
John Kling
Bennie H. Allen

14
9
21
16
28

14
17

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

19
20

27
44

(31)

1915 Kansas City Qualifier – Game By Game – Alphabetical/Chronological Order continued …
Date

Player

Score

HR

IN

vs

Player

Score

HR

IN

April 21
April 22
April 22
April 23
April 23
April 29

Charles Whitford
Charles Whitford
Charles Whitford
Charles Whitford
Charles Whitford
Charles Whitford

59
125
53
93
75
Forfeit

12
33
11
15
14

19
24
19
17
23

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Walter Franklin
A. B. Bunnell
Bennie H. Allen
John Kling
Ralph Greenleaf
John M. Layton

125
112
125
125
125
125

15
15
26
19
14

19
24
19
17
23

(32)

March - 1915
New York Qualifier
New York City, NY
Game: 14.1
Match: 125 points
Field:
Format: Round Robin
Prizes:
Entry Fee: $75
Sanction:
Top four finishers would advance to the World Tournament in Chicago.
Players

W

L

HR

BG

TP

OP

TI

BPI

Frank Taberski
Edward I. Ralph
Joseph Concannon

Prize Gate
150
50
35
25

Player

Age

William H. Clearwater
Joseph Concannon
Edward I. Ralph
Robert Stone
Frank Taberski
Louis Kreuter
16
Harry Hart
Fred Herbert

Player

20%
15%
10%
5%

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Pittsburgh, PA
Jersey City, NJ
Trenton, NJ
Waterbury, CT
Schenectady, NY
New York City, NY
New York City, NY
Norfolk, CT

Former World Champ

Billy

Former World Champ

The Barber

RH
RH
RH

Date of Birth

RH
RH

Date Died

William H. Clearwater
Joseph Concannon
Edward I. Ralph
Robert Stone
Frank Taberski
Louis Kreuter
Harry Hart
Fred Herbert

(33)

Place of Birth

April 25 – 30, 1915
Chicago Qualifier
Louis Petersen’s Room - Chicago, IL
Game: 14.1
Match: 125 points
Field:14
Format: Round Robin
Prizes:
Sanction:
Winner advanced to the World Tournament in Chicago.
Players

W

L

HR

BG

TP

OP

1. Michael Petrie
2. Fred Major Wright
3. Clarence Wright
4. Mathew Long
5. Charles Trip
6. Joseph Moriarty
7. John Matt
8. H. Grauman
9. Harry Freid
10. Fred Bradley
11. William Everett
12. Harry Qiintenz
13. John Pattersen
14. Clay Giles

11
9
9
9
9
8
7
6
6
6
5
4
2
0

2
4
4
4
4
5
6
7
7
7
8
9
11
13

High Run:
Best Game:

$10

Fred Major White

40

Age

Hometown

Room Representing

Michael Petrie
Charles Tripp
Fred Major White
Mathew Long
C. Wright
Joseph Moriarty
John Matt
H. Grauman
Harry Freid
Fred Bradley
William Everett
Harry Qiintenz
John Pattersen
Clay Giles

BPI

Prize Gate
75
50
40
30
20
15
10

40*

Referee:
Players

TI

Flenner’s Room
Kaiserhoff
Eckersall’s
unattached
unattached
Sunset
Douglas Billiard Parlour
Robert’s
Flenner’s
University
Willis and Hart
Illinois Champion
20 th Century
Melrose Park

(34)

February 26 – March 20, 1916
World Championship Tournament
Inter-Ocean Building – Chicago, IL
Game: 14.1
Match: 100 points
Field: 13
Format: Round Robin
Purse: $2475
Entry Fee: $75
Sanction:
Chicago Bowling and Billiard Protective League
Player

W

1. W. Emmett Blankenship 10
2. John M. Layton
9
3. Frank Taberski
8
4. George L. Clark
7
5. Ralph Greenleaf
7
6. Edward I. Ralph
7
7. James Maturo
5
8. Charles Weston
5
9. Joseph Concannon
5
10. Benjamin H. Allen
5
11. Michael Petrie
5
12. Morris Fink
4
13. John L. Chapman
1

L

HR

BG

TP

OP

TI

BPI

Prize Gate

2
3
4
5
5
5
7
7
7
7
7
8
11

45
39
33
45
40
37
34
45
38
58*
29
32
19

8*
11
16
22
22
17
13
25
20
10
20
20
26

1109
1112
1043
1065
1022
996
988
949
940
933
883
973
616

815
863
755
859
995
1001
1084
982
1006
1014
992
1097
1164

235
376
419
329
413
341
297
439
343
282
407
418
287

4.719
2.957
2.489
3.237
2.474
2.920
3.326
2.161
2.740
3.308
2.169
2.327
2.143

525
425
325
231.66
231.66
231.66
92
92
92
92
92
60
60

High Run:
Best Game:

$25

Bennie Allen
W. Emmitt Blankenship

58
8 innings

Referees:

Martin Fey, August Kieckhefer,

Note:

Referee, Martin Fey declared all bets off on the outcome of the Clark – Allen match, on
the grounds that Clark was not trying his best.

(35)

1916 World Tournament – Players Information
Player

Age

W. Emmett Blankenship
John M. Layton
28
Frank Taberski
27
George L. Clark
Ralph Greenleaf
16
Edward I. Ralph
James Maturo
39
Joseph Concannon
29
Michael Petrie
Charles Weston
Benjamin H. Allen
25
Morris Fink
John L. Chapman

Player

Hometown

Title

Detroit, MI
Sedalia, MO
Schenectady, NY
Brooklyn, NY
Monmouth, IL
Hightstown, NJ
Denver, MO
Jersey City, NJ
Chicago, IL
Chicago, IL
Kansas City, MO
Philadelphia, PA
Chicago, IL

Kansas City Qualifier
Kansas City Qualifier 3rd
New York Qualifier
New York State Champion
Kansas City Qualifier 4th
1912 World Champion

Date of Birth

W. Emmett Blankenship April 06, 1892
John M. Layton
July 08, 1887
Frank Taberski
March 15, 1889
George L. Clark
Ralph Greenleaf
November 03, 1899
Edward I. Ralph
James Maturo
September 14, 1876
Joseph Concannon
March 19, 1887
Michael Petrie
Charles Weston
June 06, 1876
Benjamin H. Allen
April 08, 1890
Morris Fink
John L. Chapman

Nickname

Red
The Snail
Boy Wonder
The Barber

New Jersey State Champion
Chicago Champion
Cowboy
Defending World Champion
Philadelphia Champion

Date Died

Place of Birth

January 18, 1956
October 23, 1941

Howell, MO
Stewardson, IL
Amsterdam, NY

March 15, 1950

Monmouth, IL

Hand
RH
RH
RH
RH
RH
RH
RH
RH
RH
RH
RH
RH

Papozzo, Italy
Woodbridge, NJ
November 29, 1943
December 05, 1953

(36)

Pittsburg, PA
Kansas City, MO

1916 World Tournament – Game by Game – Chronological Order
Date

Player

Score

HR

IN

vs

Player

Score

HR

IN

February 26
Saturday

Michael Petrie
Frank Taberski

100
100

29
23

23
47

vs
vs

Bennie Allen
John M. Layton

29
84

7
33

23
47

February 27
Sunday
No Matches Scheduled
_______________________________________________________________________________________________________
February 28
Monday

Edward I. Ralph
100
George L. Clark
100
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
Ralph Greenleaf
100

21
24
45
16

17
31
8
36

vs
vs
vs
vs

James Maturo
Morris Fink
Joseph Concannon
Bennie Allen

39
99
55
70

12
18
17
29

17
31
8
36

February 29
Tuesday

John Layton
Morris Fink
Michael Petrie
George L. Clark

100
100
100
100

27
26
18
21

35
20
33
41

vs
vs
vs
vs

Edward I. Ralph
John L. Chapman
James Maturo
Charles Weston

67
65
90
84

12
11
18
27

35
19
33
41

March 1
Wednesday

Charles Weston
Joseph Concannon
Edward I. Ralph
John M. Layton

100
100
100
100

20
18
19
28

32
34
28
11

vs
vs
vs
vs

John L. Chapman
40
Frank Taberski
61
Ralph Greenleaf
66
W. Emmett Blankenship 28

11
22
17
15

31
33
27
10

March 2
Thursday

George L. Clark
100
Ralph Greenleaf
100
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
Morris Fink
100

22
18
43
18

24
22
19
36

vs
vs
vs
vs

John L. Chapman
James Maturo
Frank Taberski
Bennie Allen

48
73
52
77

12
28
21
22

24
22
18
35

March 3
Friday

Frank Taberski
Michael Petrie
Charles Weston
Joseph Concannon

25
26
22
16

32
20
49
38

vs
vs
vs
vs

James Maturo
John L. Chapman
Morris Fink
Edward I. Ralph

22
43
51
38

14
11
22
8

32
20
49
37

100
100
100
100

March 4
Saturday

Bennie Allen
100
40
36
vs
Charles Weston
61
19
35
Ralph Greenleaf
100
13
54
vs
Joseph Concannon
74
11
53
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
43
15
vs
Michael Petrie
68
28
14
George L. Clark
100
41
26
vs
John M. Layton
55
9
26
_______________________________________________________________________________________________________
March 5
Sunday

March 6
Monday

No Matches Scheduled

Charles Weston
John L. Chapman
Frank Taberski
Bennie Allen

100
100
100
100

45
15
17
27

25
26
28
19

(37)

vs
vs
vs
vs

James Maturo
Edward I. Ralph
Morris Fink
John L. Chapman

91
65
41
50

27
31
14
10

25
26
28
18

1916 World Tournament – Game by Game – Chronological Order continued … …
Date

Player

Score

HR

IN

vs

Player

Score

HR

IN

March 7
Tuesday

Michael Petrie
100
27
31
vs
Joseph Concannon
60
13
31
James Maturo
100
34
17
vs
John M. Layton
73
29
17
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
28
15
vs
John L. Chapman
19
13
14
James Maturo
100
25
18
vs
George L. Clark
88
24
18
_______________________________________________________________________________________________________
March 8
Wednesday

Frank Taberski
Edward I. Ralph
Ralph Greenleaf
James Maturo

100
100
100
100

17
25
21
14

46
21
48
33

vs
vs
vs
vs

John L. Chapman
Charles Weston
Morris Fink
Bennie Allen

80
37
90
74

17
14
16
29

44
21
48
33

March 9
Thursday

John M. Layton
Joseph Concannon
Frank Taberski
Edward I. Ralph

100
100
100
100

15
18
21
29

22
24
24
23

vs
vs
vs
vs

Ralph Greenleaf
John L. Chapman
Michael Petrie
Morris Fink

68
38
27
62

17
11
13
21

22
23
24
23

March 10
Friday

James Maturo
100
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
George L. Clark
100
Bennie Allen
100

28
37
26
34

23
24
22
26

vs
vs
vs
vs

John L. Chapman
Morris Fink
Joseph Concannon
Edward I. Ralph

68
63
62
38

19
18
14
15

23
24
22
25

March 11
Saturday

John M. Layton
Frank Taberski
James Maturo
Ralph Greenleaf

100
100
100
100

20
29
32
28

52
17
13
43

vs
vs
vs
vs

Michael Petrie
47
George L. Clark
39
W. Emmett Blankenship 81
Charles Weston
83

15
19
28
17

52
16
13
43

March 13
Monday

John M. Layton
100
Ralph Greenleaf
100
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
Morris Fink
100

21
40
29
24

21
23
42
36

vs
vs
vs
vs

John L. Chapman
John L. Chapman
Edward I. Ralph
James Maturo

41
23
88
77

16
9
21
15

20
22
42
35

March 14
Tuesday

Bennie Allen
John M. Layton
Edward I. Ralph
Ralph Greenleaf

100
100
100
100

58
19
30
25

10
45
30
54

vs
vs
vs
vs

Joseph Concannon
Charles Weston
George Clark
Michael Petrie

42
83
71
82

12
23
14
13

9
44
29
54

March 15
Wednesday

John M. Layton
100
Charles Weston
100
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
Edward I. Ralph
100

17
20
26
32

41
83
17
22

vs
vs
vs
vs

Joseph Concannon
Frank Taberski
Bennie Allen
Michael Petrie

69
85
80
39

17
23
17
10

41
83
17
22

March 12
Sunday

No Matches Scheduled

(38)

1916 World Tournament – Game by Game – Chronological Order continued … …
Date

Player

Score

HR

IN

vs

Player

Score

HR

IN

March 16
Thursday

Joseph Concannon
100
18
29
vs
James Maturo
96
31
29
Michael Petrie
100
23
55
vs
Morris Fink
92
19
54
George L. Clark
100
41
21
vs
Ralph Greenleaf
72
18
21
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
39
18
vs
Charles Weston
42
15
18
_______________________________________________________________________________________________________
March 17
Friday

Joseph Concannon
George L. Clark
Frank Taberski
John M. Layton

100
100
100
100

36
23
33
15

20
50
16
34

vs
vs
vs
vs

Charles Weston
Michael Petrie
Bennie Allen
Morris Fink

59
81
18
75

28
16
14
28

20
50
16
33

March 18
Saturday

Charles Weston
100
Frank Taberski
100
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
John M. Layton
100

15
14
35
15

29
41
32
20

vs
vs
vs
vs

Michael Petrie
Ralph Greenleaf
George L. Clark
Bennie Allen

39
44
76
85

18
13
14
21

29
41
31
20

32
22
36
19

36
21
22
35

vs
vs
vs
vs

Joseph Concannon
George L. Clark
Ralph Greenleaf
Frank Taberski

78
91
72
45

14
43
23
10

35
20
22
35

March 19
Sunday

March 20
Monday

No Matches Scheduled

Morris Fink
100
Bennie Allen
100
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
Edward I. Ralph
100

(39)

1916 World Tournament – Game by Game – Alphabetical/Chronological
Date

Player

Score

February 26
February 28
March 2
March 4
March 6
March 8
March 10
March 14
March 15
March 17
March 18
March 20

Bennie Allen
Bennie Allen
Bennie Allen
Bennie Allen
Bennie Allen
Bennie Allen
Bennie Allen
Bennie Allen
Bennie Allen
Bennie Allen
Bennie Allen
Bennie Allen

29
70
77
100
100
74
100
100
80
18
85
100

February 28
March 1
March 2
March 4
March 7
March 10
March 11
March 13
March 15
March 16
March 18
March 20

HR

IN

vs

Player

Score

7
13
22
40
27
29
34
58*
17
14
21
22

23
36
35
36
19
33
26
10
17
16
20
21

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Michael Petrie
Ralph Greenleaf
Morris Fink
Charles Weston
John Chapman
James Maturo
Edward I. Ralph
Joseph Concannon
W. Emmitt Blankenship
Frank Taberski
John Layton
George L. Clark

W. Emmett Blankenship 100
W. Emmett Blankenship 28
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
W. Emmett Blankenship 81
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
W. Emmett Blankenship 100

45
15
43
43
28
37
28
29
26
39
35
36

8
10
19
15
15
24
13
42
17
18
32
22

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

February 29
March 1
March 2
March 3
March 6
March 6
March 7
March 8
March 9
March 10
March 13
March 13

John L. Chapman
John L. Chapman
John L. Chapman
John L. Chapman
John L. Chapman
John L. Chapman
John L. Chapman
John L. Chapman
John L. Chapman
John L. Chapman
John L. Chapman
John L. Chapman

65
40
48
43
100
50
19
80
38
68
41
23

11
11
12
11
15
10
13
17
11
19
16
9

19
31
24
20
26
19
14
46
23
23
20
22

February 28
February 29
March 2
March 4
March 7
March 10
March 11
March 14
March 16
March 17
March 18
March 20

George L. Clark
George L. Clark
George L. Clark
George L. Clark
George L. Clark
George L. Clark
George L. Clark
George L. Clark
George L. Clark
George L. Clark
George L. Clark
George L. Clark

100
100
100
100
88
100
39
71
100
100
76
91

24
21
22
41
24
26
19
14
41
23
14
43

31
41
24
26
18
22
16
29
21
50
31
20

(40)

HR

IN

100
100
100
61
50
100
38
42
100
100
100
91

29
16
18
19
10
14
15
12
26
33
15
43

23
36
36
35
18
33
25
9
17
16
20
20

Joseph Concannon
John Layton
Frank Taberski
Michael Petrie
John L. Chapman
Morris Fink
James Maturo
Edward I. Ralph
Bennie Allen
Charles Weston
George L. Clark
Ralph Greenleaf

55
100
52
68
19
63
100
88
80
42
76
72

17
28
21
28
13
18
32
21
17
15
14
23

8
11
18
14
14
24
13
42
17
18
31
22

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Morris Fink
Charles Weston
George L. Clark
Michael Petrie
Edward I. Ralph
Bennie Allen
W. Emmitt Blankenship
Frank Taberski
Joseph Concannon
James Maturo
John Layton
Ralph Greenleaf

100
100
100
100
65
100
100
100
100
100
100
100

26
20
22
26
31
27
28
17
18
28
21
40

20
32
24
20
26
18
15
46
24
23
21
23

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Morris Fink
Charles Weston
John L. Chapman
John Layton
James Maturo
Joseph Concannon
Frank Taberski
Edward I. Ralph
Ralph Greenleaf
Michael Petrie
W. Emmitt Blankenship
Bennie Allen

99
84
48
55
100
62
100
100
72
81
100
100

18
27
12
9
25
14
29
30
18
16
35
22

31
40
24
26
18
22
17
30
21
50
32
21

1916 World Tournament – Game by Game – Alphabetical/Chronological continued … …
Date

Player

Score

HR

IN

vs

Player

Score

February 28
March 1
March 3
March 4
March 7
March 9
March 10
March 14
March 15
March 16
March 17
March 20

Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon

February 28
February 29
March 2
March 3
March 6
March 8
March 9
March 10
March 13
March 16
March 17
March 20

Morris Fink
Morris Fink
Morris Fink
Morris Fink
Morris Fink
Morris Fink
Morris Fink
Morris Fink
Morris Fink
Morris Fink
Morris Fink
Morris Fink

HR

IN

55
100
100
74
60
100
62
42
69
100
100
78

17
18
15
11
13
18
14
12
17
18
36
14

8
34
38
53
31
24
22
9
40
29
20
35

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

W. Emmitt Blankenship
Frank Taberski
Edward I. Ralph
Ralph Greenleaf
Michael Petrie
John L. Chapman
George L. Clark
Bennie Allen
John Layton
James Maturo
Charles Weston
Morris Fink

100
61
30
100
100
38
100
100
100
96
59
100

45
22
8
13
27
11
26
58*
17
31
28
32

8
33
37
54
31
23
22
10
41
29
20
36

99
100
100
51
41
90
62
63
100
92
75
100

18
26
18
22
14
16
21
18
24
19
28
32

31
20
36
49
28
48
23
24
36
54
33
36

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

George L. Clark
John L. Chapman
Bennie Allen
Charles Weston
Frank Taberski
Ralph Greenleaf
Edward I. Ralph
W. Emmitt Blankenship
James Maturo
Michael Petrie
John Layton
Joseph Concannon

100
66
77
100
100
100
100
100
77
100
100
78

21
11
22
22
17
21
29
37
15
23
15
14

31
19
35
49
28
48
23
24
35
55
34
35

February 28
Ralph Greenleaf
100
16
36
vs
Bennie Allen
70
13
36
March 1
Ralph Greenleaf
66
17
27
vs
Edward I. Ralph
100
19
28
March 2
Ralph Greenleaf
100
18
22
vs
James Maturo
73
28
22
March 4
Ralph Greenleaf
100
13
54
vs
Joseph Concannon
74
11
53
March 8
Ralph Greenleaf
100
21
48
vs
Morris Fink
90
16
48
March 9
Ralph Greenleaf
68
17
22
vs
Johnny Layton
100
15
22
March 11
Ralph Greenleaf
100
28
43
vs
Charles Weston
83
17
43
March 13
Ralph Greenleaf
100
40
23
vs
John L. Chapman
23
9
23
March 14
Ralph Greenleaf
100
25
54
vs
Michael Petrie
82
13
54
March 16
Ralph Greenleaf
72
18
21
vs
George L. Clark
100
41
21
March 18
Ralph Greenleaf
44
13
41
vs
Frank Taberski
100
14
41
March 20
Ralph Greenleaf
72
22
22
vs
W. Emmett Blankenship 100
22
22
_______________________________________________________________________________________________________
February 26
February 29
March 1
March 4
March 7
March 9
March 11
March 13
March 14
March 15
March 17
March 18

John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton

84
100
100
55
73
100
100
100
100
100
100
100

33
27
28
9
29
15
20
21
19
17
15
15

47
35
11
26
17
22
52
21
45
41
34
20

(41)

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Frank Taberski
Edward I. Ralph
W. Emmitt Blankenship
George L. Clark
James Maturo
Ralph Greenleaf
Michael Petrie
John L. Chapman
Charles Weston
Joseph Concannon
Morris Fink
Bennie Allen

100
67
28
100
100
68
47
41
83
69
75
85

23
12
15
41
34
17
15
16
23
17
28
21

47
35
10
26
17
22
52
20
44
40
33
20

1916 World Tournament – Game by Game – Alphabetical/Chronological continued … …
Date

Player

Score

HR

IN

vs

Player

Score

February 28
February 29
March 2
March 3
March 6
March 7
March 7
March 8
March 10
March 11
March 13
March 16

James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo

February 26
February 29
March 3
March 4
March 7
March 9
March 11
March 14
March 15
March 16
March 17
March 18

39
90
73
22
91
100
100
100
100
100
77
96

17
18
28
14
27
34
25
14
28
32
15
31

17
33
22
32
25
17
18
33
23
13
35
29

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Edward I. Ralph
Michael Petrie
Ralph Greenleaf
Frank Taberski
Charles Weston
John Layton
George L. Clark
Bennie Allen
John L. Chapman
W. Emmitt Blankenship
Morris Fink
Joseph Concannon

Michael Petrie
Michael Petrie
Michael Petrie
Michael Petrie
Michael Petrie
Michael Petrie
Michael Petrie
Michael Petrie
Michael Petrie
Michael Petrie
Michael Petrie
Michael Petrie

100
100
100
68
100
27
47
82
39
100
81
39

29
18
26
28
27
13
15
13
10
23
16
18

23
33
20
14
31
24
52
54
22
55
50
29

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

February 28
February 29
March 1
March 3
March 6
March 8
March 9
March 10
March 13
March 14
March 15
March 20

Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph

100
67
100
38
65
100
100
38
88
100
100
100

21
12
19
8
31
25
29
15
21
30
32
19

17
35
28
37
26
21
23
25
42
30
22
35

February 26
March 1
March 2
March 3
March 6
March 8
March 9
March 11
March 15
March 17
March 18
March 20

Frank Taberski
Frank Taberski
Frank Taberski
Frank Taberski
Frank Taberski
Frank Taberski
Frank Taberski
Frank Taberski
Frank Taberski
Frank Taberski
Frank Taberski
Frank Taberski

100
61
52
100
100
100
100
100
85
100
100
45

23
22
21
25
17
17
21
29
13
33
14
10

47
33
18
32
28
45
24
17
83
16
41
35

(42)

HR

IN

100
100
100
100
100
73
88
74
68
81
100
100

21
18
18
25
45
29
24
29
19
28
24
18

17
33
22
32
25
17
18
33
23
13
36
29

Bennie Allen
James Maturo
John L. Chapman
W. Emmitt Blankenship
Joseph Concannon
Frank Taberski
John Layton
Ralph Greenleaf
Edward I. Ralph
Morris Fink
George L. Clark
Charles Weston

29
90
43
100
60
100
100
100
100
92
100
100

7
18
11
43
13
21
20
25
32
19
23
15

23
33
20
15
31
24
52
54
22
54
30
29

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

James Maturo
John Layton
Ralph Greenleaf
Joseph Concannon
John L. Chapman
Charles Weston
Morris Fink
Bennie Allen
W. Emmitt Blankenship
George L. Clark
Michael Petrie
Frank Taberski

` 39
100
66
100
100
37
62
100
100
71
39
45

17
27
17
15
15
14
21
34
29
14
10
10

17
35
27
39
26
21
23
26
42
29
22
35

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Johnny Layton
Joseph Concannon
W. Emmitt Blankenship
James Maturo
Morris Fink
John L. Chapman
Michael Petrie
George L. Clark
Charles Weston
Bennie Allen
Ralph Greenleaf
Edward I. Ralph

84
100
100
22
41
80
27
39
100
18
44
100

33
18
43
14
14
17
13
19
20
14
13
19

47
34
19
32
28
46
24
16
83
16
41
35

1916 World Tournament – Game by Game – Alphabetical/Chronological continued … …
Date

Player

Score

February 29
March 1
March 3
March 4
March 6
March 8
March 11
March 14
March 15
March 16
March 17
March 18

Charles Weston
Charles Weston
Charles Weston
Charles Weston
Charles Weston
Charles Weston
Charles Weston
Charles Weston
Charles Weston
Charles Weston
Charles Weston
Charles Weston

84
100
100
61
100
37
83
83
100
42
59
100

HR

IN

vs

Player

Score

27
20
22
19
45
14
17
23
20
15
28
15

40
32
49
35
25
21
43
44
83
18
20
29

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

George L. Clark
John L. Chapman
Morris Fink
Bennie Allen
James Maturo
Edward I. Ralph
Ralph Greenleaf
John Layton
Frank Taberski
W. Emmitt Blankenship
Joseph Concannon
Michael Petrie

100
40
51
100
91
100
100
100
85
100
100
39

(43)

HR

IN

21
11
22
40
27
25
28
19
13
39
36
18

41
31
49
36
25
21
43
45
83
18
20
29

May 3 – 5, 1916
World Championship Challenge Match
Detroit, MI
Game: 14.1
Match: 450 points
Field: 2
Format: 150 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $ - BBC Diamond Emblem

***

W. Emmett Blankenship
John M. Layton
John M. Layton

W. Emmett Blankenship
John Layton
Date

Player

May 3
Wednesday

Blankenship

Defending Champion
Challenger
New Champion

341
450

60
150

341
450

Score HR

108
150

173
150

IN

vs

60

May 4
Thursday

108

May 5
Friday

173

Total
Innings
BPI

341

Player

Score HR

Layton

150

IN

39

150

42

150

29

450

Referee:

Player

Age

W. Emmett Blankenship
John M. Layton
28

Player

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Sedalia, MO

Champion
Challenger

Red

RH
RH

Date of Birth

W. Emmett Blankenship April 06, 1892
John M. Layton
July 08, 1887

Date Died

Place of Birth

January 18, 1956

Howell, MO
Stewardson, IL

(44)

September 6 – 8, 1916
World Championship Challenge Match
Rex Parlors – Ramsey Building Sixth & Ohio Ave - Sedalia, MO
Game: 14.1
Match: 450 points
Field: 2
Format: 150 points nightly over days
Purse: $ - BBC Diamond Emblem

***

John M. Layton
Frank Taberski
Frank Taberski

John Layton
Frank Taberski
Date

Player

Defending Champion
Challenger
New Champion

437
450

150
109

437
450

Score HR

150
74

137
267

IN

vs

Player

Score HR

Taberski

109

20

September 6 Layton
Wednesday

150

31

September 7
Thursday

150

30

74

17

September 8
Friday

137

28

267

43

Total
Innings
BPI

437

Referee:

IN

450

Johnny Walker, Kansas City, MO

Starting Time:

8:00pm

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

John M. Layton
Frank Taberski

29
27

Sedalia, MO
Schenectady, NY

Champion
New Champion

Red
The Snail

RH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

John M. Layton
Frank Taberski

July 08, 1887
March 15, 1889

January 18, 1956
October 23, 1941

Stewardson, IL
Amsterdam, NY

(45)

October 18 – 20, 1916
World Championship Challenge Match
Doyle’s Billiard Academy – 112 West 42nd Street – New York City, NY
Game: 14.1
Match: 450 points
Field: 2
Format: 150 nightly over 3 days
Purse: $500 – BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Frank Taberski
Ralph Greenleaf
Frank Taberski

Frank Taberski
Ralph Greenleaf
Date

Player

October 18
Wednesday

Taberski

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

450
407

88
150

450
407

Score HR
88

21

October 19
Thursday

176

36

October 20
Friday

186

56

Total
Innings
BPI

450

Referee:

176
150

186
107

IN

vs

19

Player

Score HR

IN

Greenleaf

150

28

19

28

25

150

25

107

207

Albert G. Cutler, NY

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Frank Taberski
Ralph Greenleaf

27
16

Schenectady, NY
Monmouth, IL

Champion
Challenger

The Snail

RH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Frank Taberski
Ralph Greenleaf

March 15, 1889
November 03, 1899

October 23, 1941
March 15, 1950

Amsterdam, NY
Monmouth, IL

(46)

November 30 – December 2, 1916
World Championship Challenge Match
Odd Fellows Hall – Hawk & State Street - Schenectady, NY
Game: 14.1
Match: 450 points
Field: 2
Format: 150 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $300 - BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Frank Taberski
Edward I. Ralph
Frank Taberski

Frank Taberski
Edward I. Ralph

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

450
342

150
141

450
342

150
140

150
61

Score HR

IN

vs

November 30 Taberski
Thursday

150

17

61

December 1
Friday

150

23

December 2
Saturday

150

21

Total
Innings
BPI

450
100
4.500

Date

Referee:

Player

Player

Score HR

IN

Ralph

141

21

61

21

140

32

21

18

61

13

18

342
100
3.420

William Clearwater

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Frank Taberski
Edward I. Ralph

27

Schenectady, NY
Hightstown, NJ

Champion
Challenger

The Snail
The Barber

RH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Frank Taberski
Edward I. Ralph

March 15, 1889

October 23, 1941

Amsterdam, NY

(47)

January 10 – 12, 1917
World Championship Challenge Match
Harry Davis’ Room – Pittsburgh, PA
Game: 14.1
Match: 450 points
Field: 2
Format: 150 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $1000 - $500 a side – BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Frank Taberski
James Maturo
Frank Taberski

Frank Taberski
James Maturo

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

450
420

150
107

450
420

150
162

150
151
vs

Date

Player

Score HR

IN

January 10
Wednesday

Taberski

150

19

January 11
Thursday

150

January 12
Friday

150

Total
Innings
BPI

450

Referee:

48

Player

Score HR

Maturo

107

IN

36

162

23

51

151

44

49

420

Otto Reiselt

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Frank Taberski
James Maturo

27
40

Schenectady, NY
Denver, CO

Champion
Challenger

The Snail

RH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Frank Taberski
James Maturo

March 15, 1889
September 14, 1876

October 23, 1941

Amsterdam, NY
Papozzo, Italy

(48)

February 22 – 24, 1917
World Championship Challenge Match
Todd House Billiard Academy – Youngstown, OH
Game: 14.1
Match: 450 points
Field: 2
Format: 150 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $500 - and a bet of $150 a side - BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Frank Taberski
Louis Kreuter
Frank Taberski

Frank Taberski
Louis Kreuter
Date

Player

450
399

95
150

450
399

Score HR

February 22 Taberski
Thursday

202
150

163
99

IN

vs

95

February 23
Friday

202

February 24
Saturday

163

Total
Innings
BPI

450

Referee:

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

Player

Score HR

Kreuter

150

IN

150

33

43

99

21

44

399

Emil Renner, Frank Orbin

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Frank Taberski
Louis Kreuter

27

Schenectady, NY
New York, NY

Champion
Challenger

The Snail

RH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Frank Taberski
Louis Kreuter

March 15, 1889

October 23, 1941

Amsterdam, NY

(49)

April 11 – 13, 1917
World Championship Challenge Match
Great Northern Parlor – Jack Rampanelli & Phillip Austgen - Akron, OH
Game: 14.1
Match: 450 points
Field: 2
Format: 150 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $1000 - $150 a side plus $700 added – split 65% Winner 35% Loser – BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Frank Taberski
Benjamin H. Allen
Frank Taberski

Frank Taberski
Benjamin H. Allen

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

450

123
150

450
448

177
92

150
206
vs

Date

Player

Score HR

IN

April 11
Wednesday

Taberski

123

20

44

April 12
Thursday

177

29

April 13
Friday

150

22

Total
Innings
BPI

450
144
3.125

448

Player

Score HR

IN

Allen

150

23

42

42

92

14

43

58

206

41

59

448
144
3.111

Referee:
Schedule:

Match started at 7:00pm

Admission:

$1.50, $1.00 & .75

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Frank Taberski
Benjamin H. Allen

28
27

Schenectady, NY
Kansas City, MO

Champion
Challenger

The Snail

RH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Frank Taberski
Benjamin H. Allen

March 15, 1889
April 08, 1890

October 23, 1941
December 05, 1893

Amsterdam, NY
Kansas City, MO

(50)

May 21 – 23, 1917
World Championship Challenge Match
German-American Hall – Main & High Streets - Buffalo, NY
Game: 14.1
Match: 450 points
Field: 2
Format: 150 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $300 - $150 a side, a $400 purse divided 65% winner & 35% loser, BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Frank Taberski
Larry M. Stoutenberg
Frank Taberski

Frank Taberski
Larry M. Stoutenberg

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title
158
32

146
230

146
105
vs

Date

Player

Score HR

IN

May 21
Monday

Taberski

158

31

56

May 22
Tuesday

146

20

May 23
Wednesday

146

29

Total
Innings
BPI

450
183
2.4590

450
367
Player

IN

32

12

56

75

230

34

75

52

105

30

52

Referee:

Jerome R. Keogh, Rochester, NY

Schedule:

Matches started at 8:00pm

Stoutenberg

Score HR

367
183
2.0054

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Frank Taberski
Larry M. Stoutenberg

28

Schenectady, NY
Buffalo, NY

Champion
Challenger

The Snail

RH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Frank Taberski
Larry M. Stoutenberg

March 15, 1889

October 23, 1941

Amsterdam, NY
Newburgh, NY

(51)

October 1 – 3, 1917
World Championship Challenge Match
Polish Union Hall – Fillmore & Broadway - Buffalo, NY
Game: 14.1
Match: 450 points
Field: 2
Format: 150 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $ - BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Frank Taberski
Joseph Concannon
Frank Taberski

Frank Taberski
Joseph Concannon
Date

Player

October 1
Monday

Taberski

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

450
392

32
150

450
392

Score HR

141
150

277
92

IN

vs

Player

Score HR

IN

Concannon

150

27

25

32

9

24

October 2
Tuesday

141

36

28

150

21

29

October 3
Wednesday

277

38

58

92

24

56

Total
Innings
BPI

450
112
4.0178

Referee:
Scorer:

392
110
3.5636

James C. Heaney
Charles W. Markham

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Frank Taberski
Joseph Concannon

28

Schenectady, NY
Newark, NJ

Champion
Challenger

The Snail

RH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Frank Taberski
Joseph Concannon

March 15, 1889
March 19, 1887

October 23, 1941
Woodbridge, NJ

Amsterdam, NY

Note:

Frank Taberski was 127 points behind after two blocks. He outscored his opponent 277 to 92. Taberski stated
this was his greatest come from behind victory.

(52)

November 13 – 15, 1917
World Championship Challenge Match
Redmen’s Hall - Schenectady, NY
Game: 14.1
Field: 2
Purse:

***

Match: 450 points
Format: 150 points nightly

Frank Taberski
Louis Kreuter
Frank Taberski

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

Frank Taberski
Louis Kreuter

150
46

150
110

Score HR

IN

vs

November 13 Taberski
Tuesday

150

19

54

November 14
Wednesday

150

31

November 15
Thursday

150

22

Total
Innings
BPI

450
138
3.2609

Date

Referee:

150
120

Player

450
276
Player

Score HR

IN

Kreuter

120

13

54

38

46

12

38

46

110

19

45

276
137
2.0146

Joseph Concannon, Newark, NJ

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Frank Taberski
Louis Kreuter

28

Schenectady, NY
New York, NY

Champion
Challenger

The Snail

RH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Frank Taberski
Louis Kreuter

March 15, 1889

October 23, 1941

Amsterdam, NY

(53)

January 2 – 4, 1918
World Championship Challenge Match
Plankington Arcade – Milwaukee, WI
Game: 14.1
Match: 450 points
Field: 2
Format: 150 points nightly over 3 days
Purse: $1000 – BBC Diamond Emblem

***

Frank Taberski
Ralph Greenleaf
Frank Taberski

Frank Taberski
Ralph Greenleaf

Defending Champion
Challenger
Defends Title

450
355

156
89

450
355

151
104

143
162
vs

Date

Player

Score HR

IN

January 2
Thursday

Taberski

156

29

27

January 3
Friday

151

28

January 4
Saturday

143

29

Total
Innings
BPI

450
101
4.4554

Referee:

Player
Greenleaf

Score HR

IN

89

21

26

32

104

34

31

42

162

38

41

355
98
.3.6224

John Scanlon

Player

Age

Hometown

Title

Nickname

Hand

Frank Taberski
Ralph Greenleaf

28
18

Schenectady, NY
Monmouth, IL

Champion
Challenger

The Snail

RH
RH

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of Birth

Frank Taberski
Ralph Greenleaf

March 15, 1889
November 03, 1899

October 23, 1941
March 15, 1950

Amsterdam, NY
Monmouth, IL

Note: The Title was vacant until the December 1919 tournament.

(54)

December 1 – 13, 1919
World Championship Tournament
Parkway Building – Philadelphia, PA
Game: 14.1
Field: 10
Purse:
Sanction:

Match: 125 points
Format: Round Robin

The Champion would receive an Annual Salary of $ 2400, go on tour for 8 weeks, and would not be
required to defend the title until the next year’s tournament.
Player

W

L

HR

BG

TP

OP

TI

BPI

Prize Gate

1. Ralph Greenleaf
2. Benjamin H. Allen
3. Jerome R. Keogh
4. Louis D. Kreuter
5. Joseph Concannon
6. Charles Seaback
7. James Maturo
8. John Layton
9. Morris D. Fink
10. Edward I. Ralph

9
7
6
5
5
5
3
3
1
1

0
2
3
4
4
4
6
6
8
8

70
81*
41
29
46
68
49
52
28
22

10
5

1125
1016
960
966
940
937
888
824
827
649

524
681
887
997
957
849
981
1095
1056
1105

191
198
220
293
264
212
215
216
254
203

5.9
5.1
4.3
3.2
3.6
4.4
4.1
3.9
3.3
2.4

1500
1250
1000
250
250
250

High Run:
Best Game:

Benjamin H. Allen
Benjamin H. Allen

81
5 innings

Referee:

Charles Peterson

Seating:

1000

Schedule:

4 games daily

Admission:

.50, 1.00, 1.50

Afternoon:

12:30pm & 2:00pm

Note:

On December 4, Bennie Allen in a match with Edward I. Ralph, ran 81 making a new
world record.

Evening: 7:00pm & 9:00pm

On December 9, Jerome R. Keogh in his match with Louis Kreuter, a chance to win the
match had enough of balls on the table to win the match failed to call the six ball and
lost the match.
Note:

New Rule – 3 consecutive forfeits will result in a loss of 15 points

(55)

Player

Age

Hometown

Ralph Greenleaf
Benjamin H. Allen
Jerome R. Keogh
Louis D. Kreuter
Joseph Concannon
Charles Seaback
James Maturo
John M. Layton
Morris D. Fink

20
29
46
20
32
27
43
32

Wilmington, DE
Kansas City, MO
Rochester, NY
New York
New York
Hartford, CT
Colorado Springs,
Columbia, MO
Philadelphia, PA

Edward I. Ralph

Hightstown, NJ

Titles

Nickname

Former World Champ
Former World Champ

Bennie

Syria Kid “Chick”
Former World Champ

Red

Former World Champ

The Barber

Player

Date of Birth

Date Died

Place of birth

Ralph Greenleaf
Benjamin H. Allen
Jerome R. Keogh
Louis D. Kreuter
Joseph Concannon
Charles Seaback
James Maturo
John M. Layton
Morris D. Fink

November 03, 1899
April 08, 1890
May 26, 1873

March 15, 1950
December 05, 1953
January 12, 1953

Monmouth, IL
Kansas City, MO
Binghamton, NY

November 07, 1947

Syria
Papozzo, Italy
Stewardson, IL

March 19, 1887
May 12, 1892
September 14, 1876
July 08, 1887

January 18, 1956

Edward I. Ralph

(56)

Hand
RH
RH
RH
RH
RH
RH
RH
RH
RH

RH

1919 World Tournament – Game by Game – Chronological Order
Date

Player

Score

HR

December 1
Monday

James Maturo
John M. Layton
Bennie Allen
Ralph Greenleaf

125
125
125
125

December 2
Tuesday

Jerome R. Keogh
Morris D. Fink
Joseph Concannon
Johnny Layton

December 3
Wednesday

December 4
Thursday

December 5
Friday

December 6
Saturday

December 7
Sunday

IN

vs

Player

Score

HR

IN

49
32
23
66

26
15

vs
vs
vs
vs

Morris D. Fink
Edward I. Ralph
Louis D. Krueter
Joseph Concannon

71
103
54
77

16
19
11
39

14

125
125
125
125

24
21
13

16
14
19

vs
vs
vs
vs

Charles Seaback
Edward I. Ralph
Louis D. Krueter
James Maturo

108
56
123
121

24
23
24

17
14
18

Edward I. Ralph
Charles Seaback
Jerome R. Keogh
Ralph Greenleaf

125
125
125
125

15
68
29
34

17
17
15
15

vs
vs
vs
vs

Louis D. Krueter
Bennie Allen
Joseph Concannon
Morris D. Fink

105
89
71
61

14
25
34
11

17
16
14
15

John M. Layton
Louis D. Kreuter
Bennie Allen
Ralph Greenleaf

125
125
125
125

81*
42

5
21

vs
vs
vs
vs

Morris Fink
James Maturo
Edward I. Ralph
Charles Seaback

121
100
6
61

43
7
15

5

Jerome R. Keogh
Bennie Allen
Louis D. Kreuter
James Maturo

125
125
125
125

27
13
28

30

Edward I. Ralph
Joseph Concannon
John M. Layton
Charles Seaback

96
119
117
67

40
53

30

20

vs
vs
vs
vs

Louis Kreuter
Jerome R. Keogh
Joseph Concannon
Ralph Greenleaf

125
125
125
125

18
28
46
20

15
17
16
32

vs
vs
vs
vs

Charles Seaback
Morris D. Fink
John M. Layton
Bennie Allen

76
101
87
53

20
12
28
19

15
16
16

No Games Scheduled

December 8
Monday

Charles Seaback
Joseph Concannon
Ralph Greenleaf
Bennie Allen

125
125
125
125

31
31
46
16

14
16
18
17

vs
vs
vs
vs

Edward I. Ralph
James Maturo
Jerome R. Keogh
Morris D. Fink

75
115
56
100

12
24
31
16

14
16
17
17

December 9
Tuesday

Charles Seaback
James Maturo
Louis D. Krueter
Bennie Allen

125
125
125
125

53
42
15
42

16
16
19
15

vs
vs
vs
vs

Morris D. Fink
Edward I. Ralph
Jerome R. Keogh
John M. Layton

81
83
119
81

14
14
27
28

14
15
19
15

(57)

1919 World Tournament – Game by Game – Chronological Order continued … …
Date

Player

Score

HR

IN

vs

Player

Score

HR

IN

December 10
Wednesday

Louis D. Kreuter
Charles Seaback
Joseph Concannon
Ralph Greenleaf

125
125
125
125

29
29
32
30

16
13
13
14

vs
vs
vs
vs

Morris D. Fink
John M. Layton
Edward I. Ralph
James Maturo

79
52
44
63

28
12
22
20

16
13
13
14

December 11
Thursday

Joseph Concannon
Jerome R. Keogh
Bennie Allen
Ralph Greenleaf

125
125
125
125

29
41
33
48

16
14
13
21

vs
vs
vs
vs

Morris D. Fink
John M. Layton
James Maturo
Louis D. Kreuter

88
67
44
59

21
24
11
16

16
16
13
21

December 12
Friday

Charles Seaback
Jerome R. Keogh
Ralph Greenleaf

125
125
125

34
26
70

13
15
14

vs
vs
vs

Joseph Concannon
James Maturo
Edward I. Ralph

54
70
53

16
19
19

13
15
14

December 13
Saturday

Ralph Greenleaf
Bennie Allen

125
125

27
61

12

vs
vs

John M. Layton
Jerome R. Keogh

49
31

14
12

12

(58)

1919 World Tournament – Game by Game – Alphabetical/Chronological Order
Date

Player

Score

HR

IN

vs

Player

Score

HR

IN

December 1
December 3
December 4
December 5
December 6
December 8
December 9
December 11
December 13

Benjamin H. Allen
Benjamin H. Allen
Benjamin H. Allen
Benjamin H. Allen
Benjamin H. Allen
Benjamin H. Allen
Benjamin H. Allen
Benjamin H. Allen
Benjamin H. Allen

125
88
125
125
53
125
125
125
125

23
25
81*
27
19
16
42
33
61

26
16
5
30
17
15
13
12

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Louis D. Krueter
Charles Seaback
Edward I. Ralph
Joseph Concannon
Ralph Greenleaf
Morris D. Fink
John M. Layton
James Maturo
Jerome R. Keogh

54
125
6
119
125
100
77
44
31

11
68
7
40
20
16
28
11
12

17
5
30
32
17
15
13
12

December 1
December 2
December 3
December 5
December 6
December 8
December 10
December 11
December 12

Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon
Joseph Concannon

71
125
71
119
125
125
125
125
54

39
13
34
40
46
31
32
29
16

14
19
14
30
16
17
13
16
13

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Ralph Greenleaf
Louis D. Krueter
Jerome R. Keogh
Benjamin H. Allen
John M. Layton
James Maturo
Edward I. Ralph
Morris D. Fink
Charles Seaback

125
123
125
125
87
115
44
88
125

66
24
29
27
28
24
22
21
34

15
18
15
30
16
18
13
16
13

December 1
December 2
December 3
December 4
December 6
December 8
December 9
December 10
December 11

Morris D. Fink
Morris D. Fink
Morris D. Fink
Morris D. Fink
Morris D. Fink
Morris D. Fink
Morris D. Fink
Morris D. Fink
Morris D. Fink

71
125
61
121
101
100
81
79
88

16
21
11

14
15

125
56
125
125
125
125
125
125
125

14
15

16
17
14
16
16

James Maturo
Edward I. Ralph
Ralph Greenleaf
John M. Layton
Jerome R. Keogh
Benjamin H. Allen
Charles Seaback
Louis D. Kreuter
Joseph Concannon

49
23
34

12
16
14
28
21

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

28
16
53
29
29

17
17
16
16
16

December 1
December 3
December 4
December 6
December 8
December 10
December 11
December 12
December 13

Ralph Greenleaf
Ralph Greenleaf
Ralph Greenleaf
Ralph Greenleaf
Ralph Greenleaf
Ralph Greenleaf
Ralph Greenleaf
Ralph Greenleaf
Ralph Greenleaf

125
125
125
125
125
125
125
125
125

69
34
42
20
46
30
18
70
27

26
15
21
32
10
14
14
14
18

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Joseph Concannon
Morris D. Fink
Charles Seaback
Benjamin H. Allen
Jerome R. Keogh
James Maturo
Louis D. Kreuter
Edward I. Ralph
John M. Layton

71
61
61
53
54
63
59
53
49

39
11
15
19
25
20
16
19
14

14
15

December 2
December 3
December 5
December 6
December 8
December 9
December 11
December 12
December 13

Jerome R. Keogh
Jerome R. Keogh
Jerome R. Keogh
Jerome R. Keogh
Jerome R. Keogh
Jerome R. Keogh
Jerome R. Keogh
Jerome R. Keogh
Jerome R. Keogh

125
125
125
125
54
119
125
125
31

24
29

16
15

108
71
95
101
125
125
67
70
125

17
14

17
11
19
14
15
12

Charles Seaback
Joseph Concannon
Edward I. Ralph
Morris D. Fink
Ralph Greenleaf
Louis D. Kreuter
John M. Layton
James Maturo
Benjamin H. Allen

24
34

28
25
27
41
26
12

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

12
46
15
24
19
61

16
10
19
16
15
12

(59)

11
14
14
14

1919 World Tournament – Game by Game – Alphabetical/Chronological Order continued … …
Date

Player

Score

HR

IN

December 1
December 2
December 3
December 4
December 5
December 6
December 9
December 10
December 11

Louis D. Kreuter
Louis D. Kreuter
Louis D. Kreuter
Louis D. Kreuter
Louis D. Kreuter
Louis D. Kreuter
Louis D. Kreuter
Louis D. Kreuter
Louis D. Kreuter

54
123
105
125
125
125
125
125
59

11
24
14

18
17

13
18
15
29
16

15
19
16
14

December 1
December 2
December 4
December 5
December 6
December 9
December 10
December 11
December 13

John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton
John M. Layton

125
125
125
117
87
77
52
67
49

December 1
December 2
December 4
December 5
December 8
December 9
December 10
December 11
December 12

James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo
James Maturo

125
121
100
125
115
125
63
44
70

December 1
December 2
December 3
December 4
December 5
December 8
December 9
December 10
December 12

Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph
Edward I. Ralph

103
56
125
6
95
74
93
44
53

December 2
December 3
December 4
December 5
December 6
December 8
December 9
December 10
December 12

Charles Seaback
Charles Seaback
Charles Seaback
Charles Seaback
Charles Seaback
Charles Seaback
Charles Seaback
Charles Seaback
Charles Seaback

108
125
61
67
76
125
125
125
125

32

53
28
28
12
24
14

16
15
13
16

32
43
28
24
42
20
11
19

20
18
16
14
13
15

19
23
15
7

14
17
5

12
14
22
19

16
15
13
14

24
68
15

17
17

20
31
53
29
34

15
15
16
13
13

(60)

vs

Player

Score

HR

IN

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Benjamin H. Allen
Joseph Concannon
Edward I. Ralph
James Maturo
John M. Layton
Charles Seaback
Jerome R. Keogh
Morris D. Fink
Ralph Greenleaf

125
125
125
100
117
76
119
79
125

23
13
15
43
53
20
27
28
18

26
19
17

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Edward I. Ralph
James Maturo
Morris D. Fink
Louis D. Kreuter
Joseph Concannon
Benjamin H. Allen
Charles Seaback
Jerome R. Keogh
Ralph Greenleaf

103
121
121
125
125
125
125
125
125

19

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Morris D. Fink
John M. Layton
Louis D. Kreuter
Charles Seaback
Joseph Concannon
Edward I. Ralph
Ralph Greenleaf
Benjamin H. Allen
Jerome R. Keogh

71
125
125
67
125
93
125
125
125

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

John M. Layton
Morris D. Fink
Louis D. Kreuter
Benjamin H. Allen
Jerome R. Keogh
Charles Seaback
James Maturo
Joseph Concannon
Ralph Greenleaf

125
125
105
125
125
125
125
125
125

vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs
vs

Jerome R. Keogh
Benjamin H. Allen
Ralph Greenleaf
James Maturo
Louis D. Kreuter
Edward I. Ralph
Morris D. Fink
John M. Layton
Joseph Concannon

125
88
125
125
125
74
81
52
54

13
46
42
29
41
27

15
19
16
14

16
15
13
14
18

36

31
14
30
33
26

17
15
14
13
15

32
21
14
81*

14
17
6

31
42
32
70

16
16
13
14

24
25
42
28
18
12
14
12
16

16
16
20
15
16
14
13
13

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