The Firebirds had the first good chance six minutes in when Jake Welmert had an open look from just inside the top of the box but put his strike over the crossbar.
WELMERT -- Died in the bounds of the Walnut Valley congregation, BartonCo., Kans., July 23, 1895, sister Sarah Welmert, aged Co yearsand 3 months. Sister Welmert was born In Bedford County,Pa. She is the mother of eight children. The husband,three sons, and three daughters are left. Sister Welmert,was in ill health for several years. Bro Welmert's movedfrom Pennsylvania to Barton County, Kans., in 1886, whereher days were ended. Funeral services were conducted byBro. Michael Keller from Rev. 14: 12. ("Gospel Messenger")