Wednesday, June 27, 2012

July 4th, 1890 Union City TN First Annual Field Day

FIRST ANNUAL FIELD DAY
of the
Union City Athletic Association,
FAIR GROUND, UNION CITY, TENN.,

July 4th, 1890

OFFICERS:
W.S. Moore, President
F.O. Watts, Vice President.
A. F. Thomasson, Sec'y & Treas.

DIRECTORS

H.G. Lefils,   J.W. Woosley,   J.W. Levy,   Geo. Dahnke
D. Lowenheim   J.P. Verhine,   J.R. Scates

9 A.M. to 6 P.M.

BETTING AND SALE OF INTOXICANTS POSITIVELY PROHIBITED










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PROGRAM

BICYCLE (One-fourth Mile Dash, Boys under 15 years)
First Prize, Ideal Bicycle Lamp. -Watts & Thomasson
Second Prize, Bicycle Cup, - Watts & Thomasson.
Winner of First.....................Time.................
Winner of Second.................Time.................

THREE-LEGGED RACE
Premium $5 in Gold, Athletic Association.
Winners..................................Time................

STANDING BROAD JUMP
Premium, $5 in Gold, Athletic Association
Winner....................................Time................

RUNNING BROAD JUMP
Premium, $5 in Gold, Athletic Association
Winner....................................Time................

SAFETY BICYCLE. (One-half Mile, Club Championship)
First Prize, Gold Medal, Athletic Association.
Second Prize, Bicycle Lamp, A.F. Thomasson, Agent St. Louis Wheel Co.
Winner of First..........................Time..............
Winner of Second......................Time..............

SHOE RACE (50 yards and return. Boys under 17 years)
Premium, Pair of Shoes. Hardy & Moore.

ORDINARY BICYCLE (One-half mile, Club Championship)
First Prize, Gold Medal, Athletic Association.
Second Prize, Bicycle Lamp, F.O. Watts, Agent Gormully & Jeffery Manufacturing Co.
Winner of First..........................Time..............
Winner of Second......................Time..............

100 YARDS DASH
Premium, Running Suit, Athletic Association
Winner........................................Time................

BICYCLE.  (Free for All, One-half Mile Dash)
First Prize, Gold Medal - Athletic Association
Second Prize, Cyclometer - Athletic Association
Winner of First..........................Time..............
Winner of Second......................Time..............





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440 YARDS DASH.
Premium Silk Hat, Athletic Association
Winner.........................................Time..................

BICYCLE (One mile handicap)
First Prize Gold Medal - Athletic Association
Second Prize, L.A.W. Badge - Athletic Association
Winner of First..........................Time..............
Winner of Second......................Time..............

BASE BALL THROW
Premium, Walking Cane, Sterling Silver, J.W. Levy
Winner..............................Distance............................

50 YARDS DASH
First Prize, Pair Fine Flannel Shirts, D. Lowenheim & Co.
Second Prize, Box of Cigars, J.W. Woosley

BICYCLE. (One-half Mile, consolation for non-winners a this meeting
First Prize, Gold Watch Chain, Athletic Association
Second Prize, Week's Board at Brackin House, H.G. Lefils
Winner of First..........................Time..............
Winner of Second......................Time..............

BASE BALL
First Prize, $35 - Athletic Association
Second Prize, $15 - Athletic Association.
UNION CITY, TENN., VS MAYFIELD, KY





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THE CAPITAL STOCK

of the

South-West Kentucky and West Tennessee

AGRICULTURAL ASSOCIATION

has been 

INCREASED TO $10,000.

and Will Hold Their

REGULAR ANNUAL FAIR,

AT UNION CITY, TENN., IN OCTOBER.

Enlarged Grounds.....
.....................New Buildings..............
.......................................New Track
Largest Premiums Ever Offered

For further information address
W.F. Barry, Secretary

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