The foot ball candió ates, alter training two weeks at Whitmore Lake,have returned to Ann Arbor. The team is aow at work on the athletic üeld every day and the men are getting into good oondltioh. There are in all over twenty oandidates and it is now impossible to IjbII who will get places on the team or what the strength of this year's eleven 111 be. The fint game will be payed witta the Normal team Saturday. It vrill be played in this city and will show how etrong the team really is. Several good players of former years are barred by the new rules and this maken the team largely composed of igreeo mei. At Whitmore Lake the men have run, rowed, and kicked the ball, mainly Wlth a view to getting into gooi phytical condition for the hard work to be done from now on. Captain Wombacher is now at his home in Peoria, 111., slck witU typhoid fever. It is not known whether hewill return in time to play or not. If he does not a Dew election will be nece ary.