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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - April 30, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE SIX THE LKTHBRIDOB PAILTf HER^ nraRDAY. APBIL 30.191K ^BRINGING UP FATHER' By G. McManus BASEBALL BOXING RACING SPORT HOCKEY GOLF BOWLING PLAYS AT SCRATCH president id Only Golfer Wa�hinfrton Without u Handicap in W�ihingtoD.-Af last tho only cinich man who r'ays golf at Wash- ix>ifeitly. Uif bnll nJnuk ou th>' pr. on nnd rolled within juittliiK c!ist:iiu�> of ! the holo anil the smilp that hrokc over fhP pn'>i|ii>�nf',> � inirt'^nai.iT was -bkppy as that of .i champi'Mi. In t!:at retptct golf Is (ioiiiinrafic. Sport Rests His M rid , When be Murri-il )>v affairs of sttte ono of Ih" first dCHivs ot th.' rr'sldrnt is to set out to th.- golf I courge. where lu- can fnjoy. unham-ptTed. the country ani tho joy ot seeing a perfert >hiM P'>inp straight on the pin. Hut hin pUi'" at scratch I* rot warranieil by tho quality of his game. Although the prtsldcnt plays � fairly good ganu'. the handicap com- mm RESULTS � IS THIS A J0KE7 AMERICAN 1 Won l.n-I r ( Boston ....... - Ill 1 Cleveland . . . . ... >; ! Chi^aio..... 1 .�>71 N'> a- ork..... 7 417 i Washiiietoii . . . 4 i; 4MII i Detroii..... ---- J 4 1 PiiiladHlpliij . . St. Louis..... ... - HASJARE CURVE Has An Up-Cur^e That Fools the Ratters-Only One Other Had It United states and commander-in-chief iP*'"'""' ,. ^ ^, ot the army and navy Glanclni?*" * 2=>-?��'l''"P ""^n l*. strokes through the list of h�ndlcap� at thoM" * WMhington Golf and Cooatry Club re- Hlg average score is probably In the \ cently a member of the handicap com ; ne^hborhood of Mi or Hi. and sonic initt)e. attracted by the magic syni-' tlnres he goes around the course in ' bol "scratch," desired to know how ; the high SOs this golfer performed when on the j - course. I He found that the president Is a'-'AC'**r'* SLUMPS AS A HITTER Very human being on the links and is i one of few men who do not mind ' *' pleasure at a good shot is only equated 1 mark. Once he soared beyond the .40etroii pitchers to-day and siiiughtered the Tigers Ji' to :; Smre; Detroit .....U'n.ttnO.OOO - 8 4 St Louis .. . J(in.o.-n,i4x -1! 11 1 Mitrliell. Hall. Kinneran and Stan-, age; Davenport and Xunamakrr Washington-Boston, postponed, rain. 1 hilad�lphia-New York, postponed. | land, his first full year in tht� majors. But last year Jackson began to slip as a batter, and he slipped perctihly. dropping a sheer 4ft points over a season's play H be bad made one less hit he would not have hit As it was he accumulated a mark of ^ni. The' PC .tM)!� Virginia five miles from thc heart of! difference between the southern boy s ' the cap.tal and hilly enough to satis-1 top mark in the majors and his low ; ly the muscle-stretching desire of all! mark Is treroendoua- in figures it is : thene who do office work much of the Hay. Qeed tlMt Pleaaea Him On one occuton the former rham plon of the Waablngton Golf and Country club happened to be piaying �n adjotnins hole and watched the pmideat get out of a particularly trying at.nation, Hia ball, sliced from the fourth tee. lay in a small gully nd he had to make a perfect shot to reach tbe green, 140 yards away. Hit exactly 107 points. The questioh is. i* Jackaon really slipping or was 1!>17 simply a bad year for him'.' Will he show ft batting reversal as he did iii 1918, when he bettered his ll'la aver age of ,308 by more than 30 markers? To be ot apy genuine value to a ball club a mechanical player of the Jackson type luust be at least a .300 hitler and a consistent one at that. Jackson may well be classed us one of the mys-teriea ot tbe coming rate NATIONAL Won Lost. New York......... In 1 I'hiladelph'a...... s :i ,7:17 Ch.eago.......... 1; :; y^h Pittsburg........ .', :; .t;2.", Cincinnati....... 1; .-, 5.-,5 St Louis ........ 1; s :;oii liosion ... ...... :; s 'jon Brooklyn........ 1 \) .100 Sliirts! Our shirts come direct from the best Canadian makers we know. Best in cutting as well as in finish The beaema aet smoothly, thank* to the cut, and aa for the fit, we would no more aell �r, ill^lttlng shirt than a mla^lt auit. Drea�-Negligee-and Sport Shirt*. Sisea to fit any man. W. B. KESTER & CO. "THE HOME OF 20TH CENTURY CLOTHING" LET US DO YOUR CLEANING AND PRESSING. Giants Win Philadelphia, April 2S� - .Vew York defeated Thiladelphiu here today six to nothing. Benny Kauff got a double and three singles in five times at bat. New York .. . lOii.-joft.i n-(> 12 1 Philadelphia . . . oiM.OOO.oOn-0 5 2 Tesreau and .MiCarty; .Mayer, Tin-cup and E Burns. Matty VIcteriouB Cincinnati. April Sharp batting In the sixth inning gave Cincinnati today's game over St. Louis four to tiiree. Score: St. Louis.....om.L'ort.ooo-,�; s ,1 Cincinnati .....ooo.i)o;!.ooi-4 .'. 1 Me.idows and Gonzales,; Began. KI- ler and Win^o. PI".shurg-Cl)icaKO. postponed, cold weatlier l!m.~tiin-Brookl\ 11, postjioneil. wet grounds. SUSPICIOUS ILLNESS. .Miunt:. p,r;. April '27 Ttilrty s .K ( argo handlers In the crew of the Italian steamship Duca 1) Abruzzi were .^iiildeiily taken III on hoard today and w( !� position could develop in the ^ Canadian metmpolis against ^ such a championship battle  which could be made of any  number of rounds i;p to forty-  five, and that he will go west  to confer with Willard and Col-  onel Miller, prepared to offer  more for a match over a route  to a decision or finish than has  yet been offered by the pro-  moters in Middle Western clt-  les .which tolerate only a low ^ limit o: rounds. (CoNTimrBD raoM Fiokt PAOit CHANCY AND ZIM TEAMMATES Both Payed With Wiikesbarrc T**'" In 1907. Jack Graney and Heinle Zimmerman were teammates at Wllkesbarre in ISO*. They might have continued to be teammates in the big league had Bill Ilernhard, pitching for Cleveland, visited Wllkesbarre a few weeks sooner Bill, while out of the games with a busted finger, was sent to Wllkesbarre by Nap Lajole to look Graney over. He decided Graney was worth grabbing and al.so sought fo purchase Zimmerman, but discovered the Cubs had beaten him to it Graney and Bob Oroom were teammates at Portland tn l�ns. Oraney then being a pitcher. C.room went to Washington, while (Jraney went to Clevelatid, it being in years later before they were reunited. a much larger area summerfallowed, and many contracts are already let for breaking. The season so far has been very favorable, while during the past week showers of rain, and an April snow storm added much to ili^j moisture of tbe aoll. GRASSY LAKE Grassy Lake. April 29 ~ Excellent spring weather for seeding prevails, warm sunshine and w�-m winds All outfits are now on tht; Iniid and busy The past week most all the farmers have their drills on the land and about tiO per cent of the whea' is In. Wo hear the wheat is tip on the Salvage land which joins the townsiie, Tho dash of enow .Saturday morning brought a little moisture hut a good \ shower of rain would be welcome Wholesale Resignations From ViltaRe Council - Trouble Over Secretary's Position PORTLAND CRADLE FOR MANY STARS The Portland club of the Pacific Coast League haa sent any number of corking good ball players to the major leagues, and .Manager Walter McCredle, now with Salt Lake, says that If it were not for the war he would liave a complete team of ex-PortUnd players In the majors, who could hold their own with any team. The war, he says, prevented Catcher Baldwin advancing to the majors this year. His ex-Portland team, minus tbe catcl)^r. would be made up as follows: Pitchers Stanley Coveleskie of ( leveland. Bill James uf Detroit. Mays of the Red Sox, Gregg ot the Athletics, Bob Groom and Byron Houck of the Browns, Inflelders Heck-ingaugh of the Yankees, Olsen and Ward of Brooklyn, Bancroft of the Phillies and Hollocher of the Cubs; OutflGlders (iraney of the Indians, Hellman of the Tigers, and Williams of the .Erowi s. PINCHCR CREEK Pinchcr Cteek. April 29 - The wea-j Iher has been Ideal for every line of i work this spring, and it is safe to say, j that to a very great extent the spirit' of further produitioti bus been caught,' and that to the usual activities of the i farmers at this time of the year there Is an added zest. But It must be re-i membered that in most 1 uses "the far i mer" has had this point of view from ' his earliest days In (he business. j There Is undoubtedly a larger a. re-1 Ug; of wheat in this ye.ir than ever be- ; fore, and we are informed that 9."> : per cent of the seeding of wheat Is I now accomplished. .\nd if blessed seconds in a race sanctioned by the amateur athletic union. Miss Charlotte Hoyle. of New York, won the women's national 50 yard championship in :U 1-5 seconds. Big demand for breeding sheep is springing up in all iiarts of the I'nited States. When the H*t Days Come Tou'U be Glad you Bought a Bicam dM DrirHf Coapurtaieiit u Ventilated. Byou Motor Parlors Limited THI MOUBI OW tCIIVIOt rirrH VTiiirr south . kirHBRioos. alt a. 70 YEARS of experience in making Good Cicatt only, and the fineti imported tobaccot, account for the excellence of the '^Noblemeh" Cigar Evrywhtrt: 2-/or�o*0uayter. VaitcMi�*t tVanhnmu, lmmU>$ inrnft ttnia tmiftrtma nmitUm. mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm WARNER Warner, Alia., April 21� -Snow during the past week on Wednesday night and Thuriday hai licld up seeding operations, but on Saturday ploughing was again started and this week seeding operations are again in full swini^.' The moisture which fell will help greatly. COALDALE Coaldale. April B!*.-Kooding operations arc proceeding with scarcely an Interruption. The snow on Wednes-ilay night was no serious hindrance. Nearly every day sees a new power outfit going on the land. As much new land as can be got ready will be put in crop, 8omo have fini.shed seeding wheat, and some of the fields are making a good showing' The pasture and hay ta coming on fine in spite of cold weather. Warm weather will see rapid growth. The Increase in acreage may reach 50 per tent. NEW ZCALArO REVENUE Weillngton, N. Z,. April 30-(Reuters Ottawa Agency)-The revenue of New Zealand tor the last year abows a surplus over eipendlture of �R,086,- 000. (Sptelst to the M�riili1> Bnw Inland. April 29.-Bow Island today Is without a village council. Mayor Jamleson, Councillors Dulmage. Agar and Stewart have resigned^eav-Ing thrne lone coundlmen Arrange ments have not yet been made for tho new elec tioiy Various reasons aro felven for the resignations, but It is believed that the troubltj over the position of secretary treasurer df the village will throw a light on the matter. .Mayor Jamieson, of course, has been in 111 health for some time and has been �.>rdered to the 1 oast by his physitdan His resignation was previously expected. Tho others came as somewhat of ii surprise. A couple of weeks ago the cotiuc il had an application from John Walker, a qualified returned soldier, and recommended by the secretary of the military hospitals commission, for the position of secretary-treasurer. As W A. Mateman held this position, the Job was not vacant. It waa the opin ion of some countillors however, that as Mr Balenian was not dependent upon this pu.sitlon for lii.s living and having a farm, they ought to give the returned man a chance. Others thought that there was no call to turn .Mr llatemau out. Councillor Blaine moved that Mr Bateman be given the opportunity of resigning, and that the usual W days notice be given him if the resignation was not forthcoming. This motion was carrietl. Mayor Jamieson, Councillors Oliver, Dul mage nnd Blaiire voting for, and Conn cillors Agar and Brattan against Couii. Stewart was absent. Last Friday evening Mr. Blaine again moved that In accordance with hia previous motion Mr. Bateiaan be given the 30 days notice. TbU motion was defeated, rounolllor Dulraage voting against ibis time, and Coun (illnr Stewart being present and also voting ugaiqat, mad* tbe vote 4 to :t against. Then followad the retlgnat-ions. .FATAL COLLISION IN AIR Deseronto, Oni, April 30.-Mecond Lieut. K. H. Menhennit and Cadet K. P. Leblanc of the SIst Squadron, lol. tided while flying Just outside Omp Mohawk aerodrome at 2.16 pm. yesterday. Second Lieut. Menhennit was severely Jni'ired and Cadet Leblunu fatally Injured. Cadet Leblanc died at 4.30 o'clock Lieut. Menhennit la expected to re. cover. Collars FOR spRiwa Do Not Spoil a Pleasant Drive By Having to Change a a Worn-out Tire Discard those oU) casings and purchase some of .our new spring stock. All size tires for al! makes of cars. BAAUM MOTOR CO. TJvtW ymu Krap tirtt aad tebet in our Rtd Cr�� BOK. HOME OP THt OHIVNOLKT �ACR er^union sank HARRV HOLMAN. m|A 44085? 32 41 ;