BORN TODAY: in Sydney, Australia: The Mosman-Neutral Bay Rifle Club.
” Many of its members enlisted in the armed forces and some were killed during the First World War. The club continued after the war, enjoying many successes. Today it has a formidable reputation both nationally and internationally.” [http://events.mosman.nsw.gov.au/]
Happy Centenary, Mosman-Neutral Bay Rifle Club!
Society and Culture: In the US “Typhoid Mary”, innocent but deadly carrier of the killer disease, who has been evading the authorities for several years, is arrested and returned to quarantine on North Brother Island, New York.
Sport: On what will be the last FA Cup semi-final day in England until 1920, Sheffield United beat Bolton Wanderers 2-1 at Villa Park in Birmingham, and Chelsea beat Everton 2-0 at Ewood Park in Blackburn.