G. F. NEWLAND, 144 Woortward Ave., Detroit, Wholesale aid Uelail Dealers in Musical MercbaQdisfj of ai! kinds, general agent for lbo celebrated - or - DECKER & SON, HARDWTA N, DUNHAM, --AND MARSHALL & WENDALL, alsü niii i'orrLAi: OK.GANS Wilcons & White. - AND - Taylor & Farley. AUKNTS WAXTK1). E2TSend for Catalogue and PrtC68_$g 144 "Wood.wa.rd Ave., DETROIT. A QLU(3 Rop"rcE ' HU'W' UU':. The abovo deplcts a vcry pleasant featuro of blcycling as a sport. Tho club havo ridden froni thcir hoadquartcrs in the city, to a euburban village somc twcnty miles away, wherc thoy await the arrival of the racing membcr.s -who wero to tartjust lliirty minutes later. Fivo minute more and the two foremost of tlio racing men- Fri, on hls " Uarvard," and Yonson on bfi " Yale," nppear in eight. The pace i tremendous : tho men are neck and neck, and Dodgea, the captain of the club, ivhom you obierve la leaning on his " Bhadow "light roadster, in the foreground, declarea tlio race a tic. " Wheie are the other men? " lic asks. ''Oh, behfnd, somewbere," is tiie reply. "Are thtre any ' IlajTard'e ' pr 'YaleVor ' Shadow's ' amoni; tbcm '! " Not one," "Ah ! that accounts tot i;," eays the captail. American bicyclers as a body will realizo tile foicc of the captain's last remark, but tbc thoiüands of new riders whlcli tho coming year will produce, should oocll one of tliem realizo tiiat the only true economv in choosing a bleyele is to he content with nothing Ichh than the very bet that moncy will procure. Kacb should lind out all he can nbout bicycles beforo making lii cholee, and in order lo assist onquirers in tbolr acarch for inforination, wc will, on recelpt of a a threc-cent stamp, send to any address, a copy of our largo illustmtcd catalogue by return malí. THE CUNNINGHAIYI COMPANY, The Pioneer Bioycle House of America. [EtablUhod 18T7.] Importiiif; .Manuf;ictur's of lïicycleK S Tricyolefi Oui Vw&m' Hall, Bostoh, Masc PIIAS. W. V7AGNEK, Agn', 21 South Main 8t, 4nn Artxir, Mich.