Sport: Bull's-Eyes

In New Haven, exercises were held by the Winchester Junior Rifle Corps of which one Samuel Moore, 17, is a member. At 8:30 a. m., this Moore began to shoot. The range was 50 ft. The round black centre of the target was no bigger than a nickel. At 3:57 that afternoon, he stopped. During that time, he had scored 1,500 successive bull's-eyes—a world's record.

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