The Harvard and Yale Whist teams met at the Theta Delta Chi club house on Saturday afternoon and evening, and after six hours of play Harvard was declared the winner. The final score was 968 to 904, which gave Harvard a clear lead of 64 points, or 32 tricks.
Three rounds were played in all, Harvard having a clear lead each time. In the last round the Yale men weakened materially. In the first round Harvard had 318 and Yale 306; in the second, Harvard 320, Yale 304; in the third, Harvard 330, Yale 294.
The Harvard team was made up of A. D. Salinger L. S. and W. T. Gunnison L. S., W. T. Denison '96 and C. D. Booth '96, E. K. Hall L. S. and M. B. Jones L. S. Yale was represented by A. F. Carpenter '95 and C. S. Thurston '95, G. P. Wiley '95 and H. S. Peck 96, E. W. Hobart '95 and J. H. Peck '95.
The match was refereed by Mr. Fisher Ames.