By reference to the advertisement in another column, it will be seen that the Olympic and Magnolia Base Ball Clubs will meet in a friendly match on the grounds of the Veto Club this afternoon. The Olympic - one of the best clubs in the city - has played more than a score of matches, and suffered but one defeat, since its organization. The brave but more prudent Union Club, after being beaten by the Olympics last year, has carefully avoided a trial of skill with them this season. We advise all of our friends desirous of witnessing some fine playing to be on the Veto grounds by 2 1/2 o'clock this afternoon.
-Missouri Republican, August 13, 1867
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