Fact and Rumor.

The chess team was defeated last night by the Union Chess Club by the score of 6-0, in the third match of the Metropolitan League series.

University of Pennsylvania plays Cornell in football tomorrow at Philadelphia: Columbia and Syracuse play at New York; Michigan and Minnesota play for the western championship at Ann Arbor.

The Harvard Rural Club has been reorganized with the following officers; president, L. Macomber 1B.; vice-president, C. C. Colburn 1B., secretary-treasurer, L. Hayden 1B. Meetings, for discussion of subjects connected with agriculture and horticulture, will be held on the first and third Tuesday of each month at the Bussey Institute.