Jimmie, a baseball fan, reads a notice in the newspapers of an interesting game between two of the leading teams, and feels that his presence is necessary to its success. The typewriter employed in the same office is "on to him" and when he is seized with violent cramps, she is not surprised. But not so with the sympathetic boss, who advises him to get home and receive the kind attentions of his mother. Jimmie goes straight to the baseball grounds and the boss returns to the office, where he finds a newspaper containing an announcement of the ball game on his desk, placed there by the typewriter. The boss sees the announcement and decides to take in the game himself, much to the satisfaction of the typewriter. On his way to the ball field. Jimmie's attention is attracted by a thug who is trying to steal a young lady's pocketbook. Dexterously taking his cigarette from his mouth, he places it to the neck of the thief, saves the young woman's purse and gets a vigorous blow from the ...
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