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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - April 23, 1914, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE SIX THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD THURSDAY, APRIL 23, 19M wjpi Court's Awaid in Killifer Case Opens Door for Anarchy lo Step in (By Htgli Fullerton) Judge en the tal- Iflliy of the reserve clause In tuse- ball contracts, means the freeing of V-layers. allowing iheiu to sijn they please. It mar'ns iho piayer at free ngent, free to do ivith j he chooses, U will break up the baseball trust! H -will boost flayers' salaries sky high! 11 ill make the baseball .war or.e ol extermination! It will upset the entire fabric oE or- gaauFd baseball! rt will change the dope oa nearly every team in Uie three bis leagues. It will throw the 'jlimping seasss iviJe open! It Spells Anarchy in Basiball Sessioas has held that the contracts by which ibe bafel-all trust liail teea held together for the last are, trorth'es? because they lack in mutuality and are ia- Biit In Killifer to the rMlaaelpbia tt-c.ni he decides that tbe Federal agents had no richt to the catcher to jarap his rc- perve contract In. simple words, it sepias to mean tliat .if a player is can- r.ot be htlu, but that the third party lias no right, for selfish motives, to interfere and persuade an employes lo leave an employer. Therefore, if the rrtayer is not sat- isfied, and is heM only by "an inequit- able contract, he is at liberty to seek employment elsewhere. KiHIfer, haviQjj beea satisfied, and not himself, chanced the aspect cf the suit. Organized baseball has fcno'.vn for many years that their contracts wcrold not hold in court. Since the formation of.the Federal league they have tried to amend their form.of con> tract so to bring it within the law. But the Play ere" Fraier nity sent out word 'advlalns- their Tnembers pot to sign any new eon- tracts until the'courts had decided the legality of the reserve clause and: the t en-da v-notice Tbe result of Judge deci- sion means that war is oa in earnest anci Uiat the ,Federal leagus 'must fight for Its. life. The only beneficiaries by the de- piston are the, .tbetnselvea. Those who aferworking under hold- over contracts, those who have sign- ed the old form contracts anil refuse to sign the new, seem at liberty to jump where they please. Tbe Federal league has hai appli- cations from at least one hnndrfd ma- jor league players who want to Join them. They were advised by their lawyers r.ot .to. touch players, under contract nBltt after the Kflllfer De- cision, and to submit the contracts of all players to tbe janyers before sign-" Ing them. The decision !s a terrific blow "to Ihe minor leagueE. Under the deci- sion It is evident that major league duos cannot maintain their claims to players who "are turned back to minor league tbe player has, for a consideration, specifically agreed to have his contract other parties. Therefore, every yoang player the major league ciuWatterar-ts to" turn tack to the minors to lump (o'tho Fees if he is" wanted. The decision destroys all the dope. Old Country Football Today Considered Most Critical Yet XATIOXAL Cincinnati 4 Chicagu 3 Heuton, Aws-and Clack; 1' KoestiuT aud Archer. JiOStcD 1 F'iiilailelphia 3 0 League on Home Stretch of Schedule-Blackburn Rovers Winners First Division, Notls County in Second Division; Undecided in South; Celtic Win Scottish Title. Kudolpb and AU'samler auj KilUffr. Xriv York-lJrooklyn. p Only llucc gau'.ps scheduled AMERICAN Hotrolt st. i.ouis (Coullnued Fiom t'roal 10 -3 n.-vuss and Slanage Hamilton and Ccossin. This the c'ose of, premier honors iu the First division, thj lC'13-l-t season1 of Old CounUyjasd Notts County anJ Celtic are the Host cm Foolball with the honors list ileciJed champions of tho SecouJ and Scot-1 (Called lo catch "in threo of the four kucurs. leagues. As to vblcli club will] lionet, Wickolf, Kelly, Kostrr, Squtncru is'thVoiily in Nolls County to and bchang Ucdieut, ColoiDle a change', way take place. Swlndo-i First division Iu.Ihe 191M5 season.jand Loily. Town aad CrysUl Palacp, standing i in place of Preston North Knd Bad ar.d rcsrfctivelv, Derby County, Is yet to bo decided. between tho LI. Uolh Bradford, -with but oae gatue to play, thr-S- gams o( tha away "have aa advantage over Saturday, liu1 Railroaders j Arsenal, ivho have two games to con- test, of two points.' Bradford play at homo on Saturday, meeting Black- pool, aud should they vauqu'teh their as seejctej, they ft visitors, as expected, they play "from Jouvucy lo Cardiff to rtiy Hie Citizens of It.at l while rjstal Palace so to GillinEhjni. Should Swindon fail to record a win and Crystal Palace net the two points they -will have an advantage of one in senior company next season poiot, while should the former suc-j This is the second time tte Hovers ceril in dividing tlie honors and the j have voa Ihc honors in the thirst dl- latter win, a exist. the other occasion betas Washington 2 51 New Voik........................ 1 t i Aycis. Angel aud Henry atid Swceaey. Chicago 7 G Cleveland 0 li KnsselU Scotl and Schalk maud- ing, Collatuore. and IHlUngs and Car- isch. (Jiff City, vrlien (hey iret the Karl-lyears ago. the searon of 1011-12. Prior loaders oa December 20. scored a. vie-j to this .their'lust attempts were in tory br the odd sroal in three. Should third position twice, liie first in they succeed In again lowering their colors, ifce honors will go to the Pal- 90, with 27 points, while Preston North End and Ever1" were first EDDIE FITZPATRICK The brills act Eerond biteraan oE the Toronto International League team. in boys. Since tho Citizens went lojand Eecoad, respectively, v.-ith 33 and London and plzye-i AthiCtlc, 31; and the second, four years a.so, lu when they by the score of three' the season of 19M-10. when their goals to nothing, they tave DKH un- in the three Barnes played. Piltsbm-g Moran, Ward and .Blair; Camnltr, Walker and Bcrrv. Indianapolis 3 10 2 Kansas City 1 10 I 31uHin and Texter Packard and Easterly. leaders were Aston Villa and I.lver-( pool, with 53 aud 4S foinls to their j Brooklyn w.'io conpletes a very fast infleld for j from West Ham United at tho team. Last -year Eddie met bad y to 0, drawing at home with, j Blackburn Rovers closed the season 45. The last and onAy time, when luck and was oyt cf the game most of Ham, each scoriag once, and on the season', bur during the winle.- he t Saturday look the measure of Queen's has and Is now back at j Park Rangers on the latterY ground. second base with his old form. at the top of the league, they, did so with 4? points, EIrcrton and Newcastle United, with 46 and 44 points, re- S 2 Seatoa Smith, Suggs, Wilthelia and' Jacklitsch. So-should Cardiff City secure spectivtHy, linishing second Chicago the two points, it. would not be snr-J third. This year, the Hovers have, prising, and.by so if the Pal- j gained more points, having so far 50 "arlley- oce are fortucate enough ID defeat I to their credit, with oae gama to play, Cillingtarn, will enable Crystal the TJn'tcds st Manchester ace to win the- honors of the South- nest Saturday. McGuire and AVilson Crar.dall aud it-tary Bryan and Kobert Las- ing, counsellor cf Ihe state depajl- uintt, were sututnoucJ to the House Ly 1'resident at 9 o'clock ed to leave Mexico City toiiEgttt or tft- morrow. Ho could by uo incaiid have reached Yuri Cruz today, it was ed. K.USlXCi KKVKXCI-: IN KVKXT OK WAK Admitiistration today laid plans for laisiug the war revenue ia case the army Ins go lo into Mex- ico. Secretary of the Treasury Mc- discussed platis for raisins rev- enue willi ol Internal .lievfuue and signified Lis .ntciitiou of taking it up later with UuJerwood, of tho House iVajs ond Means Cominittce anil ycu- Uor Kimmons, Cbainsiao of the idee Committee. YAN'KKK Hi'MOit MAY lit! TAXKD The first mrasute plan r.c J would im- osc a stamp tax on cheques and le- ;al documents similar to that in- voked during the Spanish war; an- other measure would be to tax wine ami fortified Ir.itulic-s, atul proliably LWT. y of War (iauisnti called a ccnfcn-ncc at'hls'offirc after Cicncral aud General Ijcen together an hour. General erspoon and Brigadicj: General K. Weaver, Chief Coast Artillery joined tho secretary. MiUTIA N'OT YET CAM.KD OUT Wasliington, D. C., April cral Wiood is awaiting orders a the War Department. No call 1ms yet been issued lor the itllilin and it is Baid nothing could be done until Con had acted by- authorizing the movement and Ly providing the larg amount of money necessary for lh concentration ol militia fora-s-at-th" various camps which already liav been selected in the respective stales SPAXISli WAR YETEKAXSJvKADY Pittsburg, I'a., April of Captain Alfred E. lluntf cam Xo. I, United Spanish war veterans a meeting last night, decided un animously to ofTer the services era league for the ilrst time. -Any- way, should the Palace finish up in second Tuition, they wi'fi have done At the Crystal Palace on Saturday neit Uurnley acd Uverpool will be the opposing the big game {better this season, than in any pre-: of the lie-for the GAM? AT ADAMS' PARK LAST ENCOUNTER vlons one, never bavins been in. the first three prior to this. Blackburn Rovers 'assured Tie game between North Leih. bridge "United and Overseas, piayed on Acorns" Park last night; proved to be a clean, fast side naTJng'mucJi pall other.'IE the'first half the, North Lethbridga team showed some superiority and Eho-jld have scored at least once. The. Overseas scored in the and the same closed with, no further scoring.' The-class of-football put up by both teams at this esr'.y stage, of the season the other teams in the league wfll have to ha on their mettle, wben they meet the Overseas or the North Lsthbridge boys. Footbjil- Association the former, on league and previous cup form thia season, should win. TURFMAN WHO PAID FOR THE GOOD HORSE ST. BLA'.SE DEAD AT HIS HOME Nashville, Tenn.j April Reed.'aged.DO, at one.time.known as the king of the race horse plungers, and perhaps the best-known race torse man in America at the latter part o; last ceaturr, died from old last night at his little farm in Sumner county, Tenn., which he pur- chased after, financial reverses made him lose the hundreds of thousands of dollars which he bad "won. He-one time'owned'a magnificent gambling house in New York City, and the. famous gambling house at Saratoga-was under his management He'had also owned the Saratoga race track, and had a fine stable of thor Baseball'is back lo tho days of oughhred.mares and stallions, among -__I--1.1-1 the brotherhood, when, if a 'manc attempted lo "reprove- a "player for some mlsplay, the ''employe, -'s'frripl'y climbed a fence and joined the other organization. CHARLEY SPINK STRICKEN St. tauls, Mo, April C. Splni, wealthy of the SporllEs N'ewg, lg critically 111 at his home, following an attack of acuta f'-- Indigestion, tbh morning. .Two phy- ildans 'and a trained nurse aro at. tending hTm. hem being St. Blaise, a noted-etal ion. whlcb cost him JIOO.OOO. THAT BACKSTOP JOB Fullerton) Tbe catcher has the softest task; ho blushe.3 when ha's paid. His face Is covered .with a mask, in snnor he's arrayed; a bair mat- tress upon his fin, a wind pad on bis chest, a life preserver oa each shin acd pads o'er all the rest. He a norccnt at the plata snd aH he has to do Is for a curve or straight, and stick to it like glue. A foul tip hits him on Ihe bean, another hreans his knee, he busts his face against the screea, the crowd It yells with glee. A spk- ter bumps his Tavoritc corn, a wild pitch splits his hand, hia mask breaks In upon hfs horn: he bulls the, ccncrete stand; a batter hits htm TivUh a bat, a spike chops off a. toe, he steals off fourteen pounds of 'at; the umps fines him his dough. The trainer a bi. squee-gee, some sponges jand rake, collects the germenti care- fuM-ie, the catcher to remake. INTERNATIONAL Buffalo.............................. 0 0 Baltimore C 10 Montreal 0 3 Jersey City 78 Rochester-Newark, -wel grounds. Toronto 5 11 Proride.-.ce 35 NORTHWESTERN 350 members to President Wilson io use In Mexico. Foreigners in Mexico City Are -Menancec 'Continued From Front Pago) FOOTBALL AND BASEBALL CLUBS WILL .GJET TOGETH- ER ON'SATURDAY Tacoraa Victoria........'........, Vancouver............ Seattle' Portland Spokane (Twelve SI- JIM THORPE 'WILL PLAY WITH TORONTO TEAM Montreal, Que., April 23. Two im- portant captures were made by the Canadian team of the lnternatfonat Baseball league on Saturday, when Magratb, April the conclu- sion of-tlic picture stow.In the Elec- tric theatre ccxl Saturday night, a meeting will be held for the pucposc cl organizing football and baseball clubs tn represent the Garden Citj- ia the.world of spoit this season. Indications point'to the.meeting be- ing a well attended and enthusiastic one. The ivhole situation will he thoroughly discussed, and the pros- pects of the organization of two lea- gues, baseball and football, will' he considered- Much depends on the meeting Saturday night, as it is now high time the team getting some practice. Magrath ttie makings ol a good auiatc-jr this Eeaaou aral it is to be hoped the movement for a revival 01 in the south te accorded the support it fle- eerres. Cardston has signified its desire to gel in n. boundary league, and the fats of the Sugar City will not like- ly fail down in tlit proposal. It is possible at on Saturday evening that invitation wilt be ex- tended to Cnnlslnn and Itaymnnd to sen4 representatives lo Magrath to AM. ASSOCIATION American Association games today, travelling. PACIFIC COAST San Francisco 8 0 OakhinJ 3 12 2 'mice -4 S 3 octland........................... 8 18 1 NATIONAL w. 'itUlllTS JrooJrlyn Chicago.. Louis York.. JENNINGS OPPOSES SPIT.TER. Maket It Hard on Curve Sail Pitef-.ers It would Dot-be a 'oad idea lo riass a rule'aKalnal the Efltball, sal" some. Captain .Ge.oige Nforiarlty, pt tho De- troit Tigers thinks" tl.is- alioatd. he done, and Manager Jennings irllh him. "Il'B tough for-a.curve tnll pitcher to >'prk against a with a spit- says the Detroit captain. "The spitball hearer, gets tho ball wet and keepa on aa the Inn- ings roll on. Pretty Boon it Is almost to handle'the ball. "You a curve bail pitcher and fo feet a grip on Ihit tall, (n order to mafce Ms curves break right, and how can any pitcher get a tight hold after a harlcr has been fussltig over Ihe for five Or six Inr.ings? It is impossible. "It is no more than that a rule should bo paised by the league ami umpires glvtrn to p.Jlo.v Toronto secured Thorpe of th York Giants and Montreal purchased Flynn, fate of the PlUsburg Pirates. The famous Indian athlete, who Is only loaned by to Toronto, will play the outfield for. the Leafs, and is cure to prove a great attrac- tion round the circuit, as well as a man for the team. Hynn will play first base for Montreal. h, ihc niall-r Ifaguc, and if cvtryltiins is favnraWc, to clra-.v up ot tames. Magralli ivouli. plrawil to the host to such a delegation, litr central location Iicir.g mtist acccfil.lhle lo the representa- tives M tmth loan's. With the organ- iration o! the Crovi-s Xest League fected, an-1 prospccls for the formaHcin nf A houmlaty league, basc- batl should hootn In'tl-c south this ccaion. Jlinray Wood, captain of Clii- cago team In 1S73, has written the Story or a crooked game played Jn 1875. Wait until 191S and some one will (ell of two games fn erton. In the srjunrc set It Is fcclter to lose by a knockout than to wJn on a lech- nicalily. ought Johnron lo pitch itchers to and lo hire Walter eh April 4. Every day Is Poppy Day when he pilches, Those rcho accuse ly Co'rni vi filay- It Jli ft gr.mdstaml, ehould reir.tm- tier Ihore la a grandstand lo to he plays LOOK HERE FOOTBALL GAME AT BALL PARK TOMORROW The North tethbritlge football jlay s versus the Southsidc iiiajcn> Ur nitrro-.v evening ot Ibc hall .n o'clock. Usual admistlon fco charged. Hero arc- the teams: AnJcrson ani Ess'on; Ilolbcrlon, lialllnsall an, I'arfoni, ncnr.crnun, Kobertsoo SImm anil lltstivlck.. ilor.snd WIILctU, Wliytc. Cilci.n; KpJgh'i A. Trnnant, Gallasatr, Lliinlnk'pniK Tcniant CHARGE p'SHAL'GHNESSY IS STILL SAFE Washington, D.a, April .State Department has heen advlaec [that between eight IsundrcJ and thousand American citizens still ai In Meslco City. The Department ai r.ounced that the last message froi Charge O'Shanghnessy KaU lie expec ji today, the President conferred wit in the White House library in btead.oi the executive offices. I O'SHAUGHXESSY IS TOLD TO GET OUT Washington, p.C., April Se retary oC-Stato Bryan, as ho left tl iVhltc House conference, said that tl action of General Huc-rla in Chargo O'Shaughneesy his Tad considered, among olh No decision had been mac lie as to what nation uouttl ashed to.care for American affairs the Mexican capital, or as to what a lion would he taken as to Americi consuls In Mexican cities. AMERICANS IN 1IRX1CO CITY THREATENED Private advices reached fsoro today in coilo from Mexico City, disclosing that Americans In danger, have been CGrnrnunkated to government of- ficials. The despatches, which were from a Eource of unquestioned "worthiness .500 .750 .500 .200 Physicians Endorse Great Diabetes Remedy Tho greatest recouVmciidatloa any rcnieiJy tan have Is an en- UorsaUon by Leading vliyeicbiu. and Its by schools atd colleges. SAX.OL ANTI DIABETES is endorsed by icany of pog's leading physicians who do Let hesitate to mouimeml It lu their patients. Sanol Antidiabetea is now re- cognized as thu one rcuicdy that will actually cure diabetes. It is a comparatively new remedy, having been on tlie market two years, but lit that lime thous- ands or cases have been cured, and the treatment of d! ale tea revolutionized. Call at our oflico, phono or write for full particulars. Sanol Anttdlabetes Is sold bv all drueglsts. Sunol Manufacturing Co, of Canada, Ltd. 975 Main Strret Winnipeg Try Salts If Kidneys Ache AKE A TABLESPOONFUL O F SALTS IF BACK HURTS OR BLADDER BOTHERS n nation of .meat eaters and. ur blood Is flllcd with aris saj's well-known authority, ivlio warns us o be constantly on guard asalast kid- icy trouble. The kitJncyg do tlielr utn-jDSt to freo he blood of this acid, but >ecotnc weak from tbe overwork; they get sluggisli; tlio ellmtnatlre tissues and thus the uasto la retained n the blood to poison the entire .em.- When your kidneys and feel ike lamps of lead and you have sttng- tig pains in the hack or the urine la cloudy, Ciill of sediment or the bladder s irritable, obllgi.ng you to seek re- :ler during tho night; when you liavn Eovero headaches, nervous and dizzy spells, sleeplessness, acid stomach or rheumatism in bad wrathcr, get from >'our pliarnmclst about four ounces of Jad Salts; take a tablespoonful in n glass of. water before breakfast each norning and in a few days your kid-. toys ivill act fino. This famous salts is made from the acid of grapes and lemon juice, combined with Itthia, and lias been used for generations to flush and stimulate.clogged kidneys, to neu- tralize the fields in urhio so It is no longer a source of Irritation, thus end- ing urinary and bladder disorders. Jad Salts in inexpensive and cannot injure; makes a delightCul efferves- cent lithla-watcr drink, nobody can mtikr a mistake by taking n llttlu occasionally to keep the kidneys clean and active. For sale by J. D. Higtnboth- am Co., Washinglon, 0., April retary Daniels Into today said that no orders h.irl been given lo Taiiipico and that Kcar Admini llail- ger's :mt suffii'h'it- ly-broa'l lo take'i he imio >s thore unless an emergency ,-irosc. Ihcr steps in.reprisal havr, not decided upon. AMERICA X letroil Vashinglon York :oslon Cleveland r.c. .87-i .714 .000 and tore date of today, cct forth that mobs.of Mexicans were forming for anti-American demonstrations, and that Americana on the streets had hc.cn menaced nnd threatened with violence, and that they were concen- trating at Iho Kmbassy (or mutual protection. WILL SEIZE RAILWAY Send LIKD TO MEXICAN CAPITAL Washington, D.C., April learned early today' that the Navy nnd War department had made uoctor for Ihe early seizure of the railroad Vcra Cruz to Mexico CflK. A GET RID OF PILES AT HOME Homo Remedy, Easily Applied. Gives Quick Relief and Prevents AI! Danger from Operation. for Free Trial Package and Prove It In Your Case. SI. Louis.. Puffalo.. Brooklyn.. Bnltimoro.. Kane'as City PIUsLarg.. W. G 3 3 3 4 2 2 0 r.c. .557 .'Aft .600 .MO .571 .281! .288 .000 TSAVERS WON IN ENGLAND Jerome D. Traverg, tlie Unltcc fltatca golfer, won the [er goK challenge mcilal at the Hearth Oolf club'3 spring ineclln? at Wtat- wp.rd IloE with a round of 74, Jimmy lavender thinks he bad p'lcncr 'aat season hceatis .fohn KverR ni.inator. An argument between Uivcnclcr and Hrnlliat-h would bo Fullcrfcn, reconnoitring parly has reported still two bridges on .the rail- d, one ten miles one! one eighteen from Vera Crux. Officers at 'era Crm reported that these bridges be protected, if Vora Vim ic to 10 a haso of further operations, be- causo they could not readily ho re- lUllt. it destroyed. MEXICAN AMFUSSiADOTi 1113 I'ASHPOHTS n, D.C., April Iho State Department, Charge Algaia conhrred with Chief Long, of the DIUslon ot Latin-American Affairs, llc-foro he reached tho department, ho fakl Iliwae hl3 Inlenllon to nsk for hia if they were not volun- teered. MONT.Y VOTBD TO IlfllXO AMERtCAN.1! 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