In 1925 or `14 Taisho era,Japan is moving steadily along the path of Westernization. Old customs bizarrely mixed with the innovations in the field of art, culture and everyday life. The father of 14-year-old Kome owns a restaurant in western style, but the daughter makes going to school in a kimono and categorically refuses to buy her "indecent sailor." But it does not surprise Kome,but the suggestion of a friend Akiko, school star, nicknamed "Princess", she asked in earnest. And the thing is that in the social events of a young baseball player, worth Akiko express polite interest in the game, he said bluntly that the girl should prepare for marriage and not to throw the ball on that they just can not.The heart of the newly-minted Japanese feminists leaped. She decided to create a girl`s baseball team and show everyone that how much. Charisma "Princess" attracted but a friend Kome, a few classmates, but then it turned out that about baseball all they know about as much about higher mathematics. If it had not joined them Yuki,smart and sensible steward class enthusiasm would be enough for long. And, of course, a major factor was the support of Anne Garland, a teacher from America. Now, young athletes can start training, studying at the same time the rules of baseball and treatises Sun Tzu, and we may still understand,Why this game are so fond of in Japan? On the basis of a series of ranobe (short novels with illustrations) Taishou Yakyuu Musume. Atsushi Kagurazaka.