VOTARIES OF THE SILENT STEED. - Twelve San Francisco Lady Bikers Organize a Bloomer Club. - San Francisco Chronicle, 03 Aug 1895
VOTARIES OF THE SILENT STEED.
Twelve San Francisco Lady Bikers Organize a Bloomer Club.
This club will hold a five-mile handicap road race over the San Mateo course on Sunday, August 25th.
The Verein Eintracht Cycling Club will bold a picnic run to Haywards on Sunday, August 11th.
F. M. Byrne still remains in class A and all the other class A riders who were suspended are still in the same class, except Moody and Whitman. Moody has announced his intention of joining class B, but Whitman at present is undecided.
The Pastimes have added a bicycle annex to their organization and have elected the following officers: K. M. Borman, captain; F. X. Larkey, first lieutenant, and T. J. McCarthy, second lieutenant. The Pastimes will hold their initial run to San Leandro on August 11th.
The Waverly Cycling Club has been organized, with the following officers: President George M. Hamlin; secretary and treasurer, Sidney W. Elston; captain, Ed Elliott; first lieutenant, Joe Reay, and second lieutenant, Henry Heintze.
The Four Aces Cycling Club will run to San Leandro Sunday, August 4th, leaving their clubrooms, at Eighth and Mission streets, at 10:30 A. M., sharp.
Twelve enthusiastic young lady wheelers met last Thursday night at the home of Mrs. N. A. Robinson, 1141 Market street, for the purpose of forming a bloomer club. The following officers were elected: Miss L. M. Munson, president; Miss Ida M. Stanford, secretary-treasurer; Mrs. N. A. Robinson, captain. The club was organized as an annex to the Liberty Club, and will be known as the Ladies' Annex to the Liberty Cycling Club.
The charter members are Mrs. N. A. Robinson, Miss Ida M. Stanford, Miss L. M. Munson, Mrs. McMillan, Miss M. I. Crowley and Miss A. T. Crowley, Mrs. A. H. Brod, Miss Nixon, Miss F. Webster, Mrs. L. M. Hoeg, Mrs. Chris Westphal and Miss Fenton, all bloomerites. The colors are white and gold, and the emblem the gold liberty bell suspended to a white lover's knot.