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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 23, 1910, Lethbridge, Alberta The Lethbridge Daily Herald, Tuesday, August BIG LEAGUE GAMES AMERICAN St. Louis .......000 001 5 Boston..........100 000 12 0 Batteries: Lake, Killit'er and Steph- ens; Cicotts and Carrigan. Detroit .........201 100 10 2 New York 8 Batteries: Summers, and Schmidt; Manning and Fish- er arid Sweeney. Umpires, Perrin and Dineen. Cleveland ..020 001 001 1C 3 Philadelphia 002 Oil 000 15 1 Batteries: Harkness, Keostner and Lang; Morgan, Dygert, Atkins, Living- stone and Thomas. "Umpires Kerin and Evans. Washington ___000 012 11 4 ........000 Oil 7 2 Batteries: Walker and Beckeudorff; White, Olmstead and Payne. Umpires, Colliflower and Connolly. NATIONAL First Pit'fcsburg ......200 002 12 2 Philadelphia ___320 000 9 0 'Batteries: White, Lever, Phillips and Gibson; Shetler -and Moran. Umpires, O'Day and Brennan. Second Pictsburg ......201 500 12 2 Philadelphia ...100 010 6 0 Batteries: Camtritz and Gibson; Stack, Brennan and Dooin. Umpires, O'Day and Brennan. St. Louis .......000 202 9 5 New York ......000 452 11 1 Batteries: Semich, Harmon, Pat- ton, Brehan and Bliss; Drucke, Cran- dall, Mercer and Wilson. Umpires, Johnston and Ason. Brooklyn ".......203 020 12 1 Cincinnati ......100 200 .6 5 Knetzer, Desseau and Berger; Burns, Bxcwan and McLean. Umpires, Rigler and Emslie. Bos-ton .........000 000 6 2 Chicago 040 021 11 3 Mattern and Burk; Smith and Raridan. Umpires, Mclntyre and Kling. EASTERN Providence 5 3 Montreal ......010 001 6 0 Batteries: Barderich and Fitzgerald; Keef and Kericbell. Umpires, Stafford and Hailigan. Jersey City ____010 000 1 Buffalo ........003 100 0 Batteries: Frill, Camnit2 and Butler; Carmiehael and Williams. Umpires, Byron and Murray. 000 6 2 Rochester ......012 030 OOx-r-6 15 1 'Batteries: Donnelly and Schmidt and Egan; McConnell and Blair. Umpires, Finnegan and Kelly. Newark ..........126 020 15 1 Toronto ___'. Oil 11 4 Batteries: Lee and Hoar; McGinley, Caroll. Wilson and Tonneman. Umpires, Hurst and Doyle. Second Newark ........001 000 Toronto 000 Batteries: McGinity and McAllister; Rudolph and Van Dergrift. 9 ,3 9 3 NORTHWESTERN At Tacoma 6 9 2 Vancouver 0 2 At Spokane............... 12 10 1 Seattle............... 2 7 3 JEANNETTE IS WILLING Joe Jeannette, .the colored heavy- weight, says if Sam Langford is anx- ious for a ibattle he will gladly take on at either the National Sport- ing club or the Fairmont Athletic club. "I don't think Langford lias a chance of getting on a match, with Johnson and on that account I am perfectly willing to meet him if suit- able inducements are said J eannette. FIFTY-TWO DAYS RACING IN KENTUCKY There will be 52 days of racing in Kentucky this fall, providing that the plans of -the three cources are ac- ceptable to'the Racing Commission. The dates without the official 0. K. are: 9 to Septem- ber 18, nine days. 1 to October 22. 19 days. 24 to November 17, 24 days. .Tack Doylf-, the old Giant infielder, may ibecome a member of the National League's umpiring staff. WHERE THEY PLAY TODAY Lethbridge at Edmonton. Saskatoon at Calgary. Regina at Winnipeg. Moose Jaw at Brandon. P. O. GARAGE BBOWFE- COSMAtf CO. Five Stalls, .with lockers, etc. Rates reasonable. Cars washed, polished and delivered. 246 Westminster Road. CALGARY STILL WINS August fielded badly but slugged freely, beating the Berry Pickers by hits. -Jones and Kellacky each contributed a home run. The Berry Pickers errored but once but failed to contract with the ball. Saskatoon 1 algary ........510 320 14 8 Batteries: Gordon and Anderson; Manning and Stanley and Duggan. Umpire, Wheeler. MOOSE JAW BEAT BRANDON Brandon, Aug. Jaw won .onigh't's game by errorless playing. Angel fiorleski allowed four hits. jut one was a three sacker with two men on bases. Moose Jaw 4 0 Brandon .........000 0.00 5 3 Batteries: Stakell and Bliss; Borles- ki and Cooper. Umpire, Houston. MINERS DID NOT PUAY There was no game at Ed- monton last night where Leth- bridge was scheduled to play. Wet weather. OTHER W. C L. GAMES CAME TO BLOWS AT WINNIPEG Winnipeg Aug. nosed Regina out of today's game in the tenth inning by a score of four to three after one of the 'Wierdest exhi- bitions of baseball played here for some time. And was all on account of Umpire Longenecker failing to show up. Doc. Voss and Isbell, two players who officiated failed to please and Voss made a disgraceful show by hit- ting Manager Rowland. This was fol- lowed by Voss being downed by a blow from Rowland. Players interven ed 'but Manager Letcher ordered Voss out of the park. Winnipeg ___000 110 010 7 2 Regina 4 6 Batteries: Smith and Wieser; Gil- :hrist and Mclntosh. Umpire, Longenecker. >fr .CALLIES STOOD THE TEST JL, ________ The Callies once again evin- ced their -superiority along soccer lines when they defeat- ed -the picked team put up against them last night, thy a score of 2-0. High winds made football impossible but when 4- the game was over, it was found that the Scotchmen had netted the >ball twice. TO HAVE A FREE HAND At a meeting of the Executive held afterwards, it was decided to let the executive of the Callies' football club have a free ihand in the selection of the team which is to represent Leth- bridge in its initial endeavor for the Bennett shield with Calgary, next Saturday, ATTF1! FASH V rlllLLL LrUlLl BEAT MARINO Decision on Points Fight Not Interesting and a Poor Crowd was in Attendance were Called Off Preli immanes JOHNSON WESTERN CANADA LEAGUE STANDING Won Lost P. C. b'dmonton 27 9 .750 Jalgary......... 30 10 .750 Winnipeg........ 25 14 .641 Moose Jaw....... IS IS .500 Saskatoon....... 14' 21 .400 Lethbridge....... 13 21 .382 Brandon......... 13 22 .371 Kegina 7 31" .184 FLYNN A vOMER Pittsburg fans are awakening to the 'act -that the champs have a star in ,he person of Jack Flynn. The young 'irst-sacker says the Pittsburg Dis- patch, is just now hitting at a sensi- ble pace, and Ms fielding is all that could be asked. Jack has been the means of winning many games for the Pirates. His batting is timely and he is seldom called on but he "deliv- Astonished When He Was Fined For.Speeding Cleveland, Aug. Johnson, heavy-weight champion, was knocked out of and costs by a feather -weight. Justice J. J. McEwen, of Lakewood village, 'to-day, and John- son had the aid of Maurice Maschke, Republican boss of Cleveland, too. The boss wrote the Justice a note asking him to favor him by remitting Jack's fine for automobile speeding. Mc- Bwen was adamant, however, when Johnson appeared. I'll plead guilty to said Johnson, who was accompanied to Caurt by State Representative Eu- banks, colored. Twenty-five and then said the Court, startling the champion. the astonished pugilist gasped" "Why, is all I pay. I want a new trial-" "Motion said the Court. "You've pleaded guilty." "You just want to say you fined Jack Johnson, that is all you want" the big black cried, "Why John D. Rocke- feller was only fined and they let him send some of his men into Court in. his place. I've driven clear here from Cleveland (its ten miles) and you soak me." Then he flashed a huge roll and paid up. OLDFIELD TO TOUR WORLD Calgary, Aug. won the de- cision here tonight from -Eddie Mar- ino in a fifteen round contest. It was a stall from start to finish on the part of Attell. It was easily seen that the world's featherweight champion was pulling his blows to let Marino go the limit. At that Marino received a ter- rible punishment. Attell would use left jab time after time, just hard enough to cut up his opponent -with- out knocking him out. The first round was fought under straight rules, and Marino received several left jabs fol- lowed -by -rights to wind or kidneys. The mounted police interfered and threatened to stop the -contest unless the contestants fought under the clean break rules. The result was a tarce as far as clean breaks went, and 'both men lived up to the rule for a round and then both hit time after time in clinches. Marino fought a very game fight. He was -bleeding from the mouth and nose in the second, which continued up till the end of the fight. Some of the rounds were cut down to two minutes, one only going a minute and ten seconds. The last five rounds was nothing but clinches on the part of Marino. Attell did not try to knock Marino out but was perfectly satisfied with continued jabbing which was enough to give him the de- cision. Marino only landed aibout three times his 'blows always falling short of the shifty champion. The house was a poor one and on this ac- count the preliminaries -were cut out- much to the disappointment of the crowd. Jimmy Sewell refereed the fight, but could not keep the men un- der control. SUGGESTS NEW WAY TO TRAIN Medical Authority Says Present Meth- ods Are Wrong New York, Aug. article entitled "Lessons for the Athlete in the Jeffries-Johnson published by -the New York Medical Journal, Dr. G. Frank Lydston, of Chicago, 'criti- cises training methods employed by handlers of pugilists. He declares that all a fighter needs in preparation i. f: ff clr.iTiTMTlP' PRINCIPAL ACHIEVE- ATHLETES LOOK SURE WINNERS i American League is i Down to Contest for Place Chicago, Aug., American League race has settled down to a fight for second place between Bos-ton and the Tigers. The splendid showing of the Ath- letes on the Western trip must make it plain to all that Connie Mack has not been drawing to a four flush this season; instead he was there strong before the draw with three big aces. The most interesting feature of the trip was the work of the Mack men at Detroit. It was common talk yitb the Tigers that the Quakers would quit and would go all to pieces when they went to Jeiiningsville. but this they failed to do. The Boston Red Sox put a bad crimp in the Tigers' am: bitions when they broke a long string of victories and forced Jennings to realize that he was not so strong as last season. Th oft repeated remarks of Ty. Cobb to the effect that the Athletes were not a game bunch, must have hurt the Mack men, judging from the way the Tigers were forced to take the count No team can w.in a champion- ship .unless they are game, and the Athletes have shown ihcy are fully as game as Mr. Cobb. The Quakers are a modest bunch that play clean ball and never attempt to bulldoze, while the Tigers are Just the but this time they are out of the run- ning and will have to work overtime to hold a respectable position. The Boston Red Sox were going nicely .until after the first two games at Cleveland, -when the machinery com for a fight is fighting. Rope skipping j, weight handling and hand ball playing are a -waste of time and energy. Dr. Lydston asserted. He says that Jef- fries was -whipped by his training be- fore he stepped into the .'ring on July fourth. He writes further: "The Jef- fries grouch was proof enough of his precarious physical condition, and 'this is not a case of hindsight. I predicted to a group of physicians precisely what subsequently happened at Reno. I particular stress upon Jeffries ir- ritability which was to'me proof pos- Will Go After Any Foreign Records itive that his nervous system was not During His Triumphal Trip Abroad Barney Oldfield. the veteran standing the gruelling work of trainr ing. Give me the athlete who smiles. Jeffries already depleted nerve force had been exhausted by his training speea. when ue entered the ring at Reno. He king, and his wife will make a -trmm-Kvag nervous bankrupt A boxer is an phal tour of the world. They will start j atulete speciaiist and should stick to the latter part of November, making Ws lagt Let him to his their first stop at Honolulu, and will, flghtins> Lec bim fightf fight figat un- visit Japan, China. Australia, India-tU -t time to rest up bet-ore Egypt and various European points. Barney will take along his 200- horsepower Benz, and clean up what- ever foreign records look good enough along the route. He has long coveted the .honor of lowering the speed rec- ords made by the Britishers on their world-famous banked oval at Brook- lands, England, and has promised his closest friends to achieve that honor battle." FIGHTERS LOOK TO OTHER LANDS The shutting down of the long-route [the champion events 'of all. accom- uniess tne promoters in -the FAMOUS BASEBALL PLAYERS PIPE DREAM Larry McLean declines to take the place of Jim Jeffries as -the hope of the white race. The long one has been spoken of as a possible opponent oi Jack Johnson, but he denies that he las any intention of mixing up with he smoke. Larry believes in hunches and he had one-the other night in the shape of a dream, which was so vivid that he refuses to challenge the cham- >ion. "It was as plain as reality to said Mr. McLean. "I dreamed that was matched with the big cloud, and lad to fight him on short notice. I was pleased with the idea, for the purse was a big one, and even the los- ng end looked pretty good to me. figured that I buy a farm af- ,er the battle and settle down to rais- ng chickens, after I got through Xift- ng doubles against the left-field fence. Then, too, I thought I had a chance o beat the black marble and tour Europe as the champion far from mask clahs lyuqupyq artUv-i lokawktwkawk antl chest protect and the daily vS.i with the ump. So -went into training a: a gymnasium ind began to work a horse. But the fight was to come off in a week and 1 soon saw that I would need more training than I could possibly get in that time. Nobody can beat a ihampion with only one week's work. I kept on laboring, but as the day of battle approached, I felt serious doubts as to my ability to stick with the big shadow, unless they -would let me take a bat Into the ring with me. Finally the night of the fight arrived and I cannot describe my sensations as the time came for leaving the gymnasium for the ringside. I was not physically afraid, but I could not endure the thought of being crumpled up on the floor of the ring with that enormous, hunk of licorice standing over me. grinning. Just before leaving my quarters for the ringside, I sent a mes- senger to Johnson to ask if he would take all the purse and let it go as a draw. It seemed hours before an ans- wer came. My seconds were urging me to hurry into the cab which was waiting, and there was a big crowd classes. Golden for America before he returns home fights in California has put a. kink into in'the spring. f, itne chamnion events'of all. classes. Mrs. Oldfield invariably accom- panies her husband on all his racing tours, and although she -shuns pub- licity of every kind she can always be found at the race track anxiously watching every move Barney makes and lending him every encouragement in her power. state get started again and hold 20- rQund battles it will be necessary to shift the championship bouts to other shores. Australia and England afford a haven, both countries are quite a distance away and American .fighters who hold most of the titles, would pre: fer to fight at home if possible-. For a champion, 'Ad Wolgast has not been very busy since he won his title from Battling Nelson. Ad has lots of notch- ers.- The one match which the fans would like to see would be between Wolgast and Freddy Welsh, the cham- pion of Great Britain, or -with Packey McFarland. The weight question keep's the "Chicago boy out of a match, but knew that I did not have a chance. I there is nothing in that line to pre- vent a meeting with Welsh, as the lat- ter can make the weight is 133 pounds ringside. Another good match would be Owen Moran and JV'ol- gast, but it seems a hard matter to get them together in a twenty-round Wolgast says he has promised Battling Nelson first crack at the title but there appears to be little likelihood of their meeting before nesrt New year's or later, and then they may not be able to agree on terms, as Nelson will not stand for the terms proposed by Tom Jones manager of Wolgast. New Orleans can hold bouts of twenty outside the gymnasium to cheer me rounds and may land some of them, rtn -mi- T..QI- T Tofnoari m cm -nTH-ii but ttiQ promoters there do not -care about going too strong for fear of spoil- ing the game. on my way. I refused to go until the messenger returned with Johnson's de- cision. At last, he appeared. I rush- ed to meet him at the door. He open- ed his lips to speak, and then I -woka up. I will never know what his mes- sage was, for I shall never place my- self in such a position again. It seem- ed like a year that I was training for that fight and two years that I was waiting to Lear from the tar-baby. That is the closest that I will ever come to fighting Johnsonu." Had a Race of Their Own After Span- ish Boats Dropped Sack Marblehead, Mass., Aug. ing the Spanish yachts hopelessly as- tern, the three American boats turned the first internaTional sonder yacht contest Saturday into an intensely exciting race of their own, with the HaTpoon finishing 12 seconds ahead of the Beaver, but losing because -of a fouled turning mark. Two seconds after the Beaver came the Cima, but the committee had to wait eight min- 'utes for the Chonta, the first of the j foreigners; 13 minutes for the1 Pap- The 10-mile match race, which took j oose and 1S minutes for the Mos- place at Macleod last night, between i Quito IL The race was a HORSE BEAT MARSH t MENTS OF JOHN D. MARSH Won Toronto Marathon, breaking record, 2-39-47. Won Tacoma Marathon, with- in record. Second in New York Mara- thon. SL Yves won. Won Vancouver Marathon. 1 'Won Butte, Mont. Marathon. Beat Alf Shrubb, Vancouver. 12 miles. Beat J. >Wadda. Jap, 20 miles. 1 2nd .Seattle Marathon. St. Yves won. Present world's t record was made in this race. 2nd Los Angeles Marathon. Yves won. Beat St. Yves. Vancouver. 15 miles. Beat St. Yves. Fort William, 10 miles. Beat Paul Acoose. Indian. Mel- ville, Sask., 12 miles. Beat Paul Acoose. Wolseley, Sask., 15 miles. s Beat St. Yves. Brandon, 15 miles. 2nd. Winnipeg Marathon, St. Yves won. Beat J. J. Connolley, Selkirk, 10 miles. cut; laauainery com menced to show several flaws. The i Lord trouble was not a good thing. .1. and the team lost several games they should have taken in a merry game at [Cleveland and Chicago. ATHLETES DESERVE THE PENNANT Have More Runs to Their Credit Than Any Other Club New York. Aug. The" baseball y staticians here have prepared tables showing that the Philadelphia Ameri- cans besides leading for 'the pennant by a good margin have more runs to their credit for the season than any other clufo in the two leagues. '-Last week they scored .46 runs in seven games, a greater total than any other The record for the season are as follows: American Philadelphia Detroit ,4g5 New York 454 Washington 395 Cleveland 359 St. Chicago 2gg National Pittsburg ;4 .460 LOOKS LIKE LONGBOAT A coincidence in, -connection -with Deerfoot, 'the Macleod Indian runner, who races John D. Marsh here to-mor- row evening is his likeness to Tom (Longboat. His features are strange ly of the same cast and his build is also similiar. He claims to be a de- scendant of the famous Deerfoot established a world's -record which held good for twenty-five years. The present Deerfoot has won all the professional distance events in] Alberta for a number of years. He j looks like a commer and a goodly j crowd should be out to cheer him un- to victory to-morrow evening at the ball park. The race commences at 7 o'clock. New York............ Chicago............... Philadelphia................433 j St. Louis.................. Cincinnati............... 344 Brooklyn Boston .314 J97 TABER FOOTBALL TEA.M PLAYS LETHBRIDGE TpDAY Tonight, the Taber footballers'clash with the Lethbridge Britts In the first game of the Wright Charity Shfeld I series. Game called at G.15 sharp. Tabrum; referee. AMERICAN YACHTS MARSH PUT UP GREAT RACE AT TORONTO John D. Marsh and W. J. Glass' Dina G. was won'-by the horse. Marsh put 1 j up .a good race and was only -beaten; mile triangular course of two Sporting Notes The batting honors of the baseball year, according to present indications will go to Cobb, Lajoie or Snodgrass. The last named keeps up his fine stick work and may beat out the oth- er two for the automobile offered to the champion batsman of the two big- Baseball is more popular in New England this year than any other part of the country. 'Generally speaking however, 1910 will not go down fn the records as an unusually successful season. 'Several minor leagues Gave gone New York a Westerner came here with a reputation plugging and that is correct if plugging means keeping one pace throughout a whole keeps it. AS the splendid time made -by Marsh led some to believe that the track was short, the officials had the track measured. They found it exact, mak- ing the shOTving of Marsh really a re- markable one." The time made 'by Marsh in this race has never been beaten in Can- ada. He is really the Marathon rec- ord holder of Canada, and the fifteen mile champion of the world. jicitation of James J. Corbett for the white race. Unsolicited. Jim has- ap- pointed himself the guardian of the tribe, and he is going to keep digging until he finds- someone who will wrest the crown from Jack Johnson. Jim says lliat he has received' a large mail1 sack full of letters from aspirants. It will .be an awful task to weed out, but he will do his best and aee the thing through to- the finish. Noble- James. Good irews for Johnson; has been ordered to go to home in Michigan1 for a Ions rest. His con- dition is so serious that it is doubted whether he will ever be able to in- dulge in a championship battle again; Ketchel' is only 23 old, but he has taken part in nearly 200 fights. He has made and spent a small" fortune since he: first came into the' limelight by whipping- Joe Thomas in Califor- nia; He received' for his- bat- tles with Jack O'Brien, for his two scraps with Papke. for his affair with Johnson, and about for other of lesser fered situation last spring had he not been under contract with the j Giants-. Jack Johnson if after the auto driv- ing championship. Jack has posted 000 to bind a match with Barney Old- field, Ralph De Palma, or George Rob- ertson. Nettled by the refusal of cer- tain race drivers to go against him at Indianapolis Johnson having cancelled his European engagements, will devote his time to obtaining a match. John- son will race over any distance, but prefers a 50-mile circuit as best calcu- lated to test the cars and their pilots. He says: "There is no reason why I cannot be a champion race driver as well as- a. champion pugilsit I wish to pin down the alleged auto champs, and waged that I can beat any one of the great De Palma and their own game. I have the car, the skill, and the money. I do not see how these young men can side-step' the issue.'" Cigars and Tobacco A. C. Messer Proprietor Successor to C. L UplM Basement Oliver Blk. Barber Shop in Connection ;