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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 22, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta TUESDAY, AUGUST THE LKTHBniDCE DAILY HERALD PAGE THREE World "Serious" Tomorrow; Warner Plays Champion Here 'PhanB' and bugs who stroll to Bck- tetorm park tomorrow afternoon at 6 30 should see smuo of the best brand of ball pulled oft this year, when War- ner and Champion mobilize their fore- os lo contest for the WIG champion- ship of Southern Alberta. Tomorrow IB a halt-holiday and there Is no other form of entertainment fin- the evening. That should be enough to assure a big crowd. The calibre of ball played by the two teams this year has boon all to the merry. Warner is coming in bached by a squad of roolcra a mile long, while Champion has a following ull through the. territory north of Lclhbrldge and will bring plenty of support. With a big crowd from Lelhbridgo playing "neutral" there should be big doings In the old ball yard. Don't forget that the game comes off at 5.30. Nine Teams Have Chance To Win The World's Series New York Six American league teams are nepanited by virtually the same number oE points as arc three National league teams and the world's championship is the possible achieve- ment of any of the nine clubs. The American race tightened last week. In the National league there was not much change among the leaders ex- cepting that Philadelphia moved into second place, sending Boston to third. Boston retains the American lead by R slightly greater margin that at the beginning of the week. Fewer games were played than usual, because of open dates. The Red Sox bad a four- game battle with Chicago, winning the first two games, one a 16-innlng af- fair, and losing the last two. Boston also broke even in two games with Washington, but on Saturday won from Cleveland. The White Sox went into third place Sunday, but regained second Friday, stter Cleveland lost three straight games to New York. Cleveland bepan the week well, but started the last eastern trip poorly against New York, the Yankees winning every game. New York made the beat advance of any team in the league, winning five straight from Philadelphia and Cleve- land, but losing Saturday to Chicago. St. Louis and Detroit managed to keep within striking distance of the leaders. Wednenday the western teams start on their last eastern trip. The national race appears to have narrowed down to three teams with Brooklyn having the best chance with Its strong hold on first place and the steadiness of its pitching staff. Bos- ton's pitchers arc erratic and Phila- delphia has only one consistent box man, Alexander. The last western invasion by the eastern teams for 191S began Thurs- day. The international reimlts for the three days were: East 6, west 6. BASEBALL SCORES Brooklyn Boston Philadelphia New York Pittsburg Chicago St. Louia Cincinnati NATIONAL U7 61 63 SI 60 43 40 43 44 58 G2 64 .62V .588 .481 .458 .451 .438 .371 Cinci Loses Cincinnati, Aug. 22. Schneider weakened in the nlnlh and Boston the second game ot the series from Cincinnati 2 to 1. Up to the seventh only one hit had heen made off Schneider and three oft Rudolph. Boston............... 2 -1 Cincinnati...... 1 S 0 Rudolph and Blackburn; Schneider and Wingo. Errors Lose for Brooklyn Chicago, Aug. by Olsen and H. Meyers helped materially in a n four-run eighth-inning rally that gave Chicago a 5 to 3 victory over Brook- lyn. A single by Elliott drove in two runs, a stellar catch by Myers previ- ously saved Pfeffer. Brooklyn 3 11 2 Chicago.............. 5 7 1 Pfeffer and Meyers; Vaughn, Pack- ard and Elliott. Wins Double Header Pittsburg. Aug. won a double header from Philadelphia here todaj', six to 3 and 2 to 1. In the opening contest the Pirates made three runs in the eighth inning on a base on balls to Carey, Schultz's single, Nie- hcff's error and BairiTn double, which gave them the game. The winning run in the final game was made in tbe ninth inning, when with the score a tie, Carey bunted safely, took third on Schultz's sacrifice and scored on Hirichmnn's single. First Philadelphia........... 3 7 2 Pittsburg G 8 Alexander and Killifcr; Jacobs and Schmidt. "Second Philadelphia 1 8 2 Pittsburg............. 2 6 1 Demaroo and Burns; Evans and Fisher. Giants Shut Out St. Louis, Aug. uested Salleo in a pitcher's duel here today and St. Louis shut out New York 1 to 0 A double by Bescher and a triple by Hornsby aiior two were out in the first won for St. Louis. New York............ 0 4 0 St. Louis............ 1 GO Sallee, Anderson and Kocher; Wat- eon and Gonzales. AMERICAN Boston Chicago Detroit Cleveland St. Louis New York Washington Philadelphia sr, 64 62 G3 61 51 S3 52 64 54 53 59 .587 .556 .542 .530 .638 .535 .478 .209 DOES THIS MEAN Aro you one of the many who suffering ffith'cczcmfi, obstinate sores, ulcers or any other skin trouble? If HO, JOSD no time In trying Kam-Uuk, and you wlil ba amazed fit Its curative" powers. The healing power of any oint- ment Is in proportion to Its medi- cinal Ingredients. Ordinary oint- ments being composed chiefly of animal fats, with only a small per- centage of medicinal ingredients, have not sufficient healing power to overcome a bad case of skin trouble. Xnrn-Buk, on the contrary, is purnly herbal, and IK (ill medi- cine, which explains Us superiority over other ointments, and Us many marvellous cures. Besides being best, for eczema, ulcers, and shin diseases of all kinds, it is equally good for blood- poisoning, plies, burns, cuts, heat rashes, sore and blistered feel, in- sect bites and sunburn. 50c. box all druggists, or Co., Toronto. Send lc. stamp lor post- age on free trial box. Some Soldiers' Letters JACK LEE OF PURPLE SPRINGS, WRITES Tlio following from an Intornating letter that lias been for- warded lo tlio ileruld by Mrs. Ander- son, of Purple Spring, rt'ciiivt'd her from her I'te. Jack I-en, We went Into tlio trenches on the of June, aa usual, and everything was quint until (UO a.m. on Kiine 2, when Fritz starlnd what we thought WHS an every diiy bombardment, hut sis time wont on it yot worse and then knew hu was not up to any good. When we gut tlie orders to aland to, who has been woimdud at writes In part us follows, from I that was at S.HO, but Kriu kept it up, the' Host Hospital. l-JiiKland: 'knocking the boys over Hsht and left, "1 wasn't wounded v.-ry badly. Just! up till 1.30 and there was only 15ft of a few scratches u.i the nirin of-us left fn the whole battalion, when mv head I supjuisp von tuive road i tlie word was passed along that they about ou'r big 'Take it from were over. So what there was left vour old bud. it war. li.-rw. I have Isplit up in bum-litis In different parts read about hell and brimstone. !of the Hue, ami I myself, was taken but It was my in Hie place. ;v to the war. In vain, for Hh Colonel Slinw into the woods The trenches and mound wore packet! i where we licit! for two hours, mi- with ileucl and wounded. :tlt there was just a of lelt and 1 am sure glnd I haven't any one. (ho colonel, sreing we 'onl-.ln t hold but myself in this war. k IB just: them any longer, gave UK tliu awful People can't i to retire, Hue potting buck wo. catnti dredth part of what it and what a sroup of wounded who could tho hoys arc facing ami yolny; IhrouKh, ;nct mil. We took many as we pen can never maki! -he puupio ix-al- and tlio colony 1 protuisod what R is. until we came hack foi I can read bef.vc.-i) of what tlio others. Hut papers sav Von read of slklu ar- shell came ji tlllerv activity such a away and killed him with the others, place You can bet ii is a little Well, after that tbe reinforcements li is slight, oh yes, up and we full in with them and I huld them over night, while they of lisavy fight-'made throe more attacks on but realise what it' w'' were ready for them for our ar- I'f'lluws liiat come filleery was doing something this lime if tlicm came out. 've stopped there two days with- ,n 2nd of''out a bit to oat. no slef'p am! 'iii dying with thirst, when the or- st hull on wheels. very slight: And when you iiijr, no one will i Is, but. the [jour out of it. If any The battle ?Uir June at Yt The battle Ptiirtcd on tin; 2nd ot out a on 10 eui. no sieyp .Mine at Yores. went in di'lnff with thirst, when the or- liiftfirnoon of and it was came for the 1st C. R. to fall i getting started, hut it had been going ;bHCli and report. Out of 750 olllcers ion- ononsh to wipes u.it four of as !and men that went in on June 1st, line battalions as ever marched in 85 men reported hack, and then Tomorrow will be a big day with the trap shooting artists of Southern Alberta. The stEttje is nil set for the annual shoot of the Alberta Gun club at their traps south of the Ectotorm ball park. Ben McLaren, the well known :0iol. from Calgary, will be on deck, while a couple of Champion shooters will he here. There are .several othor well known sports who will Hkely be here and the "dead" birds will he flying in all directions. Of course, the IJruwery and Adams Cups are the hip events, but there are plenty of other competitions so every- one will have a chance. The shoot will last all day. H. -Macbeth, of. bridge, has con- sented to act as umpire. An interest- I ing attraction will be some exhibitions i of fancy shooting by F. 1-1. llorris, of Edmonton, champion rifle shot of Can- ada, who has notified the local club that he will .be here. trench. What WHS left of them, when wo were taken we got no was about wounded of and we''e all one back for a good rest, promised our faave, e "battalion, the 1st C. JI. H. 11 They did'nt keep us long, for I was d'most of my friends in that bat- iiwav aml hatl I11V lcave taiiori went from Sarcee to and nnd n mirly g001' tnne> AI1 land together and wern in England till j wanted was to sleep and be quiet, the morning" w> left for France. Tlieyjfor m-v "eatl was batl- aml J1lst kcnt were sent to'the 1st and I went tossing like a bell. So on my last the "'nd most of the men were day l went to the hospital where they with them., out they fought and died kept me three weeks and then trans- tbe heroes they were1. I am glad th were pals of mint1 Then, there was tbe who ferred me to the Canadians, and now I am getting my discharge as unfit had about 15 men left, the Ith C. .M. the nth had about (JO many were and 1 think I shall be in Canada pretty soon. But I want to get some leave before I come over there, but have got to come over to get my discharge j you will know that I am on my way over. R. had seven and I don't know left in my battalion. I know they i at the place I enlisted, so if you don t were falling like firulii in front of a i hear from me soon after you get this hinilur. 1 ivas hit at twelve o'clock on the j 3rd of June. I was only iu it for! Well> mid wm are about, IS hours, but I am sure 1 aged 'their bit m the big push that is going IS years in thai many hours. ovcr lhcre WlH luis been Cllt 1 walked fto the dressing station, j pretty bad, but up to present he is and there were the hoys, still lying or t'ie l'inft- j sitting as they died. Then to hear people talk of the hor- Drives Veteran Out of Box New York, Aug. York drove the veteran pitcher, Jim Scott out of the box in two innings today, and won the second game of a scries from Chicago 6 to 2. High's extra base hitting was a feature. Gallop wou his 12th game out of 13 pitched this season. LJipp passed Frank Baker for the American league leadership in hilling home runs in the sixth, when he made his ninth circuit drive of the season. Chicago............... 2 9.0 New York............ 6 30 3, Scott, Danforth and Schalk; Culfop and Walters. AMERICAN ASSOCIATION Louisville 7, Kansas City 5. Toledo 3, St. Paul 7. Columbufe 5, Minneapolis 6. Indianapolis Milwaukee 1. INTERNATIONAL Newark 5, Montreal IS. First, Richmond 3, Rochester 11. Second Richmond 4, Rochester 12. Baltimore 8, Buffalo 5. Providence 2. Toronto 3. NORTHWESTERN Seattle 1, Great.-Palla 17. Spokane 6: VanrouVtiivButte, travelling. PACIFIC COAST No gamcH scheduled, Walk-over For Detroit Philadelphia, Aug. had a walk-over here today, defeating Phil- adelphia 7 to 1. Veach, for Detroit, with three singles and'a base on balls in fivo plate, ami two stolen bases, while he scored three runs, one going home from second base when Crawford was thrown out by Picinlck OH a grounder near the plate, was the, star. 7 11 0 Philadelphia........... 1 5 2 Dauss and McKee; Myers and Haley. Leaders Win Boston. Aug! won a rather lo'o'aely played game from Cleve- land today, 4 to 0. Morton was hit at opportune times'and his three errors and another by Speaker figured in the Boston scoring. .Jack Barry got four sacrifice hits in four times up. Cleveland' 0 5 4 4 S 2 Morton. Gould and O'Neill and Cole- and Catly. '.Senators Lose Washington; Aug.'22. Davenport out pitched' Harper and St. Louis won 4 to vl today. Nine safeties were made off Harper. St. Louis............. 4 92 Washington 1 5 2 Davenport and Severold; Harper and Henry; Gharrity. NORTHERN Fargo 0, Winnipeg .6. (Taber In the eaiualty list published on Monday last the name of Albert Cook appears ait wounded. Albert will by the pen- ult of Tabir as ont of the famous pie of Tabcr as one of the famous employed In the store of G, R. Powell.' H.e enlisted In an eastern battalion shortly after the war started; Chicago. Aug. Daubert lias wrested the National league batting leadership from Dave Robertson, ac- cording to averages published hero to- day, which include records of last TVfidnesriay. Carey, Pijtsbiirg, retains first place in base stealing with 40; Flack. Chicago, in sacrifice bits, with 131; Chicago, in home runs, I with ten; Honisby, St. Louis, in total I bases with 174; Burns, New York, in runs scored, with ,68, and Brooklyn in total hatting, with ,204. Leading batters who have played in at least half their team's games: Daubert, Brooklyn, .32G; Robertson, New York, .323; Chase.. Cincinnati. .322; "Wagner, Pittsburg. .319; Horns- by. St. Louis. '.31-1; Brooklyn, .306; Long, St. Louis, Hinchmtm. Pittsburg, .305; Schulte, Cliicago-Pitts- burg, ,297; Zimmerman, Chicago. .291; Paskert, Philadelphia, .291; Stock, Philadelphia, .231. Leading pitchers for 19 games: Won Lost Hughes, Boston........ Pfeffer, Brooklyn...... Rixey, Philadelphia Alexander, Philadelphia Marqtmrd. Brooklyn Cheney, Brooklyn Mamaux, Pittsburg Benton, New York Rudolph. Boston Demaree, Philadelphia Perritt, York....... fn the American league, Speaker, Cohb and .lackson continue their-race in the order named. Cobb is ahead in stolen bases, with 40; Weaver, Chica- go, in sacrifice hits, with 33; Baker. New York, in homo runs, with eight; Jackson, Chicago, in total bases, with 221; Speaker, Cleveland, in runs scor- ed, with 79. ami Detroit, in club bat- ting with .237' Leading batters: Speaker, Cobb, Detroit, .358; .Taekson, Chicago, -.353; Rolh, Cleveland. .318; Staler, St. Louis. .1107; Gardner, Boston. Strunk. Philadelphia, .299; Felsh, Chi- cago, Severoid, St. Louis, .294; Shotton, St. Louis, .292. Leading pitchers for 19 games. Won Lost Morion, Cleveland Koob. St. Louis...... Boland, Detroit Faber, Chicago Shore, Boston H. Coveleskie, Detroit Cicottn, Chiwigo Rusaoll. Ohicngo Mays, Boston Ruth, Boston rors of war. If every one could spend about one little hour in it they would howl for peapp: v Tho machine Rim I was on lost about half of UK crew going in. Then next morning we had our corporal hit. I was in charge tiieu for a couple of hours when I.'got hit. I don't know what became "of the gun. There was only a boy left on it, I don't know if lie was ivoundod.-killed or-what. 1 will soon be out of the hospital and back in France. T sec the big drive is now and 1 may be with you Christmas. T did not gnt. honey you sent me. It went to France and it Is an unwritten law of, gun crew, that no 'parcels are to be for- warded to wounded comrade, unless it Is dry goods. If it is anything to eat, they keep it for they need it worse than a fellow in a hospital would, who lias got a nice bed and nice grub. I who loved them like you do me, had sent to some brother or son, and I know yon won't mind them having the honey. T would love to have got it but I can hear those fellows blessing yon for pending me that honey. I know one parcel that came for some .poor fellow; we did not know him. We opened the parrel, and there were nice .cashmere socks and as 1 needed a pair very had, I con- fiscated the socks and a bar of soap. It was "jake" for moving trench mud a hurry. Some of the of hers took the rest. And then I came across a Uny note little 13 IS 14 7 J2 10 II) 12 12 Hive-you "Noblemen" Cigars lately.? 12 8 7 1! 18 17 fl 12 12 111 RESTA WINS CHICAGO RACE Chicago, Auc. liesta won the Grnnil I'rlx milomobilo raco here this iirtnriinou. hiking lliu final ot M miles in minulefl Stfconrlfl. Reatn'tt average was 100 miles an hour. Bert Poole is now a lance-corporal I in the .Manchester regiment mid is being kept on this side as an Instruc- tor, so he got a pretty good job. Sincerely vonrs, BERT RADFORD. (From Our Own Corro-snonclent) Cnrdston, Aug. very large at- tendance of the residents oC Aetna, the ranches surrounding, and from Kim- ball and Cardston was present at the have helped to eat lots of cakes and I of the ,ato Peler p Skriver things that some sister or mother, I Thfl hall waa draped in Whit8 -are the equal of most 15c. Cigars. Some Tobacconists will try to sell you other brands. Simply because there is less profit to them on "Promoter" at 3 for 25c. S. DAVIS SONS, LIMITED, MONTREAL "Makers a} Fine Cigais fa; Half a THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE SIR EDMUND WALKER. C.V.O.. LL.D.. D.C.L., PreHldeni IOHN A1RD. General Mannuor H. V. F. JONES. Aa.'tGcoer.l V. C. BROWN. Superintendent of Contra! Western Dnnches CAPITAL, RESERVE FUND, BANKING BY MAIL Accounts may be opened at every branch of The Canadian Bank of Commerce to be operated by mail, and will receive the same careful attention as is given to all other departments of the Bank's business. Money may te deposited or withdrawn in this way as satisfactorily as by a personal visit to the Bank. Lethbridge Branch R. T. Brymner, Mgr quite 'The country around Glenwood .and (Hill Spring reports no "cutting [expect to be next week. No frosts are reported as yet and all looks pro- mising for another big crop. The winds from the southwest were a factor of saving on Saturday night as the atmosphere seemed very cold. WARNER Warner, Aug. condition o; large this year as last, but crops in thi: SET IK A WEEK (CONTINTTEDEBOM PltflXT PAGE) as a general rulo the grain is just as heavy on the ground, if not heavier. CARDSTON Cardston, Aug. oC sprint wheat began on Saturday upon the farm of A. three miles east ol' eighty acres of barley was also cut last week upon the large farm of the same party. He j reports his grain a better yield and [in One shape. as is the custom among the Mormons. The speakers at the services were Messrs. J. H. Ellison, Jas. A. Hansen and N. W. Tanner of Aetna; Thos. S. Grcgson of: and ,T. A. Ham- mer, Z. AV. Jacobs and Pres. E. J, Wood of Cardston. At Waterton Lakes Fifteen or twenty autos were at the Waterton Lakes Park over Saturday and Sunday. While there was rain Beazer reported by .Mr. for a couple of days during the week Bailey, of Tvius ranch. Fall the report that there was snow is unfounded. The roads too. were quite good on Saturday afternoon. Sir. district has not changed except for the bettor during the past week. The rains served only to delay harvesting a< but materially assisted the later crops. Considerable barley is now in shocks, and wheat cutting will be started this week. Wheat cutting will not, how- ever become general until next. week. Wheat is ripening well this last day or two, and the later crops areifilling fully as early as last year. However, Labor so tar is plentiful, but it is in all the country west and south .the expected that if there Is any short- is reported later than last year. age it be felt as wen-ss cutting Barley cutting 'will begin on some becomes general, or in about a week farms in the foothill country around it. read, "we was awful glad j S Lloyd Cairncross made two trips up to get the money yon sent, So we are with his Dodge car and reported the sending these things." It was written in hand. Honestly, J like a baby. I am afraid a tear did roll down my face. Anyway they j were nice socks. So don't feel hurt, Sister, if sonic, j of the boys ate the honey. I bet it will be eaten in the front line trench- es, as such delicacies are saved for such occasions, and some Hun is apt to be killed by'some one that honey cheers nit. Don't think 1 don't ap- preciate it, for T do, just the same as if 1 had got it. 1 sure hope you have good crops this year, because we will sure need it." BERT RADFORD TELLS OF THE FIGHTING The following letter has been re- roads better than be expected. A large crowd numbering something T prtrnnorl IHHp lV cruwti mimummg fcumuuuite l.uudrea.nd twenty-five pec. altended the Wg on Sftturday evening. The. music was good, there wheat cutting is this weel; also in' district though ng wheat is reported ready as yet. So far the only spring wheat now ready is the Prelude var- iety, none of. the- Marquis being ready. This variety is being grown by Mr. Cazier, Mr. Jas." Hansen and Mr W. J. McKee who are all located along ceived from Bert Jtadfonl, by his par- were hold at tbe Lee and Hunter camp ents here, telling of the hot fighting in charge of M. A. Coombs. Quite a at Yprcs on June 2nd. I Inrgo number were present and the Folkestone, July -28, lOlii singing, led by Leo M. Coombs, was 1 received your welcome letter some greatly enjoyed by all. The speakers tiino ago and am sorry I haven't ans- j were Messrs. M. A. Coomos, J. H. E1U- wered it before, but T got it just as aonson, Jno. A. Nelson, J, Henry Tan- I was starting for England on seven ner, B. F. Lamb, and Alvin A. Hicb. being a four-piece orchestra under the thp St. Mary's Viver east of Cardston. leadership of Mr. J. T. Layne. The' The rains this week .have delayed other musicians were Mesrs. Leo. M. haying mid also been unfavorable to Coombs, Yernbn Coombs and Spencer the ripening of the grain-. Cahoon. As Leo JI. Coombs has been spending .a. month's holiday at the lakes and has his piano there, the mu- sical part of the stay has. not been neglected. The gasoline launch operated by Mr. H-. H. Hansen made two trips on the upper lake yesterday for those desir- ing to-view the Glacier National Park portion of this great sheet of water- dropped, as it were, between the tow- ering mountains on either side. For those who were not unmindful of it being the Sabbath day, services days' leave, aftnr we came out of the Miiiashins up we got at Yprcs on June 2nd, and that sure was some go. Safety First Indigestion, constipation, biliousness and many ailments of the digestive organs are often the source of serious illness. At the first'sign of disoixicred conditions take the reliable family remedy that is always BEECHAM'S PILLS The last named ia there with a party of friends from Magratli. Tlie good weather continuing then; will he several weeks yet of ideal camping at this beauty spot of over- increasing popularity. ALEXANDER SETS LEAGUE RECORD Cincinnati, Aug. to records in the lianda of the national baseball commission tlio shutout game pitched hy Alexander of tbo. Philadel- phia Nationals here yesterday estab- liolifid u now record for no-run games pitched by one pltclier during a major league season, i Un to last year, according to tliese reWrds, Mathewson, pitching fur'New pork the honor with 12 triiuloul games (Iminjr a Reason. Alexander yes- pitched his thirteenth shutout of the from -now. Taber, Aug. Jiaryest out- look, is of the brightest character. Be- fore''the rains a few days a'go, cutting: was commenced. Schmidt-'-'north "-of town, Henderson and others of Pur-, pie Springs district, Johnson, Peter- son, Anderson; and qtliers-Jn the Barn- well district had all started to cut before the lains. Thq 'shortage of men seems to he not felt much around here. The wages paid tUso are giv- ing every satisfaction and are inducing many of the mineis to go out. to per day and board looks good to many of them. rpHESE are the purposes for which you will find Ivory Soap unexcelled: For the toilet and bath For laundering better-than-ordinary garments and fabrics For keeping evevything in the nursery, baby included, sweet and For washing dishes For cleaning home And for anything else requiring a milder, purer, whiter, better soap than the ordinary. SCENTS IVORY SOAP Procter Gartililt Factories in Hatmlton, Canada ;