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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 24, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta AUftUST 1018 By BRINGING UP FATHER HERE ILL TOD WHOS BObV The Sport Page Dave Humes breezy golf chat is missing this The captain of the local club has been visiting in Cal which explains He has re and is disappointed that ho had no golf on any of the Calgary but wet weather prevented Nothing definite has yet been de cided by the local club about taking over the proposed club It is understood another meeting is to be held next week to discuss the ques The monthly button was to have been played off last was postponed owing to the bad weather and the fact that a band of sheep had rambled considerably over the putting Thecompe tition will be played off this The semiannual competition forthe Bwert Cup is due next It is Whether it will be played off on Saturday next or on the following Labor is for the executive to This will be the third competition for this which is the oldest trophy in the v HENRY DENN Proprietor All Makee of Bitterlet Charged The annual college football season is due to September as a a majority of the prominent teams may not meas ure up to the standard of other because of the absence of seasoned players who have answered the call to the the game will not lose any of its all the abil ity of players who will come out for instruction is expected to result in increased Games with elevens representing the army training camps and naval stations are to feature some of the and negotiations are in The Carlisle Indians will be missing from the gridiron this because the school property at has been taken over by the war de partment and will be used for con valescent This means that games scheduled will be Although Michigan has returned to the western the Wolver ines will clash with Cornell on No vember yracuse Is to play Ne braska at Saturday Novem ber University of Pennsylvania will tackle the Georgia Tech squad at November A classic which will be eliminated after a quarter of a century be the Thanksgiving day game between Penn and Cornell at The game will be played Saturday November BASEBALL RESULTS OUTRANKS COLLINS AS BUT EDDIE IS CLOSE AMERICAN Boston 69 47 Cleveland 67 51 Washington 65 53 New York 54 55 Louis 54 60 I Chicago 54 Detroit 49 Philadelphia 47 R8 scored six runs the eighth Inning of todays game with Washington and won six to Score 6 0 Washington 9 3 Enzmanu and ONeill Matteson and two out in the last half of the Strunk on second and Ruth on worked a double steal and Strunk scored with the winning run 6 to onSeveroids poor throw to Score 8 2 Bbston 13 Houck and Severoid Jones and de feated Philadelphia today in eleven 6 to 5 Score Chicago 14 0 Philadelphia 13 3 Danforth and Perry and Other games not WONDERFUL SWIMMING Henry of New champion handicap and long distance swimmer of the re cently performed one of the most re markable swimming stunts ever re Ellonsky had his hands and feet then a sack drawn over his The sack in turn was thickly bound with heavy He then swam through Hell a treacherous body of which abounds with whirlpools and strong cross Ellonsky is an en listed in the United States WE BOIL EM We boil your radiator in a preparation that thoroughly cleanses making it easy to dis cover and fix We are better equipped In this way the only boiling outfit in the dis l ANDY The Radiator Man Rear Dallae Hotel Upstairs PalaceGarage SECOND HAND CARS FOR OPEN DAY AND NIGHT Cook Peck 308 Second 665 Central Repair Shop ALL KINDS OF AUTO REPAIR WORK HANDLED PROMPTLY AND Phone 1023 324 11th Street Cowling New veteran observer of baseball says When the Der trolls were in Chicago there were many In the stands who wondered whether Ty Cobb or Eddie Collins was the more variable player to his All brands conceded Gobi to be the more brilliant Of the They that Collins oft en did things that were great and oft en but that his work was always overshadowed by the wonder ful doings of Nearly all hands concede that Cobb is the greatest while they concede that the Georgia crackerjack has all other players there is a general admission that Collins runs him a very close and in some respects even shows his With all his brilliant attainments as a it must be remembered Cobb plays a position In the while Collins at second base has eas ly three times as much fielding re sponsibility resting upon his shoulders as his Collins is easily the life of the Chi cago White He is scrappy and aggressive in every and Is in tho game every minute for all that he is He is fully the equal of Cobb as an inside and he has as much baseball instinct and Insight in to the fine points jf In the matterjopsbitee stealing there is little to choose jielween these two great As a batter Cobb has far shown his is in the very front and if he keeps on as strong as he has been coming In the last years he ought to press Cobb very strongly for the premier honors all the Collins has not been In the game so long as his great He has NATIONAL Chicago 76 40 New York 65 Plttsburg 62 AUTO TIRES OF ALL SIZES VULCANIZED By the Famous Haywood System RETREAOING A REPAIRING By Experienced All work Special Equip ment for Rim Cut RITCHIE 201 13th Ellison Mills Cincinnati 58 56 Brooklyn 52 62 Philadelphia 48 63 Boston 49 66 43 71 made a clean sweep of their final ser ies with Philadelphia by winning the last game by 8 to Score Philadelphia 12 2 Cincinnati 0 Jacobs and Adams Luque and weakened in the ninth inning today and Chicago nosed out New York 3 to Score New York 9 1 Chicago 8 1 Causey and Rariden Mar tin and Boston Braves made their last appearance of the season here defeating Pitts burg 5 to Score 5 1 3 4 Northrop and Wagner Hill and game played yes We have a few Odd Lines of Casings Which we wish to clear out before our fall stock While they we will sell as listed below 2 Traction each 1 Special each 1 Traction 32x4 each 4 Traction each 9 Plain each 38x4 each BIJOU MOTOR THE HQUtC OF SERVICE INTERNATIONAL LEAGUE Rochester 4 Toronto Newark 2 BInghampton Jersey City 0 Baltimore No others MAJORS WILL INVADE Four Teams to Make Trip to Island are alreay un der way for an invasion of Cuba this fall by a number of major league baseball playeijs over the draft The number of players to visit the island depends entirely upon the speed with which Cuba drafts Its new If the Cuban baseball players are taken into the service a large squad of perhaps large enough for four will make the only enough players to form one strong club to play against the islanders will Frank business manager the Cincinnati probably will have charge of the expedition if he does not organize an allstar team to tour thlfi The latest celebrity to take up golf is Mary acted firm not yet attained such worldwide but there is little question that within a year or two at the most the baseball fans will be engaged In a controversy as to which of these two star players Is entitled to the position of the greatest In the ranks of modern In particular Collins has Cobb He Is more even in his play than his great and mat ter what he preserves his equilibrium better than the Georgia i No matter what error he makes i Collins never lets up in his and an error in the field on his part Is oft en followed with a corking hit that I wins a It has often been said that in a great series In which the greatest honors are at Collins always plays his a thing that proves him a nervy and most resourceful i Not long ago there were two men playing In the big leagues just as I great rivals as are Cobb and Collins and both invaluable in their po One was Nap Lajole who finished up his career with the American lea gue playing at second base for Connie Macks and the other Hans who has retired from the Pittsburg Just as In the case of Cobb and Col there was class to Wagner and These two were not pnly great but they were allround great as great as field ers and great as throwers and run As a matter of Wagner was for a long time considered the king the Ty Cobb of the National Compared to other stars he was the baseball marvel of his John Jim Jeffries and Corbett All Starred in Melodrama Whats to become of all the prize fighters who used to go on the stage and star in melodrama a friend asked the other Than I remembered that for the first Mine in a score pf is not a single pugilist filling the leading John Sullivan used to star In Honest Hearts and Willing Hands and crowds flocked to see In a play callad made a fortune and looked awfully swell in the role of a Pltzslmmons used to star in the old play of Box and Cox and the Vil lage and right on the stage Bob made and gave away horse It is 13 yfiars ago since Jim Jef fries took the road with Davy and about that time Terry McGovern was playing Spike the Newsboy in the old Streets of New Jeffries as Davy Who that saw him will ever forget when big Jim tried to play the part of Davy made famous by Frank Mayo When the curtain went up on the opening act Jeffries was revealed dressed up just as Mayo used to dress the part In the olden time You saw Davy looking up at the mountain one foot on the moun tain path and the other on the and then you heard him get off that famous line Be sure youre right and then go During the play Jim would tramp around the stage like a big and just before the curtain fell on the last act his stage mother would ask Are you still Davy Then go Then big Jim would make a dive for the villain and the curtain would fall amid tremendous Jim did not stay on the road long with his although he made good money out of He quit and when he quit he told his friends that he hated the stage and everything connected with Apart from elo there have been worse actors than Sullivans Mother and John Sullivan used to buy every play that was offered One dra matic writer in New York made a fine living by Just writing plays for the Boston not one of which was ever All the big fellow ever asked of the play writers was that they put in a good part for mother and In his plays the mother was always the leading lady John was strong for mothers and he would not touch a play unless the mother was The mother was always being sur prised by the tax the gas the the the sheriff or some other and when mqther would call on John for assistance the big fellow would pro ceed to beat up the caller all others in was the cue for the post to get ready receive a beat and when John said in that deep bass voice of the pests braced themselves so as to be able to receive the shock which camewhen the veteran went over the after collectors And others In the Sullivan companies generally re signed at the end of the first weeks engagement Without giving in their usual two weeks and often the pugilist had to bribe them as well as pay their doctor the Terry McGovern went on playing Spike the Newsboy until ho went nearly daft on the One day In New York he disap peared from the theatre and after a long search found wandering the streets In the busiest part of the big town and peddling newspapers with a lot of Picked up by the police and brought into a station if was found that he and it took his family some time to bring him back to his Hal who wrote many of the melodramas for the old had a standing order to put in as many villains as and so there were always two or three villains in the pugilist plays and nearly always they had for the villains were beaten up so early and often that regular substitutes for them were an absolute York Since the government has declared baseball nonessehtial the fans have come to the some says an easteni Wherever a team is not in the pennant their at tendance figures have dropped amaz ingly since General Crowdes official ruling was made known to an anx ious public and a flock of drowsy magnates The Cubs are still sup ported In the National league and fair sized crowds turn out in but the only places where really large crowds are found are in Cleveland and Duke Kahanamoku of is not actually a duke as a surprising number of persons seem to He has no ducal estate and never posed in a frock The name Duke was handed to him by some one in Hawaii who wished to simplify a long and cumbersome MACLEOD Prom The i Lieut Ryan and his Francis and are all Ed die has charge of a motor transport all work is done at night and often under Francis has special duty on searchlight going1 to France about two months ago and Chris is still at Bratnshott Lewis has gone to Edmonton this week to conduct memorial ser vices for Ray of tho Army Flying Who was killed by accident In England on July the accountant of the Hudsons Bay Mas has been transferred to the store at We hope that Winter will return to Macleod In the near future and that transfer is only temporary in hospital with gun shot wound in the left ser This lad was well known lii Macleod and Went overseas with a draft of the 191st Before enlisting he was on the staff of the Hudsons Bay here for many His wife and family reside in Mac Private Wilton gunshot wound in the thigh and Private Dlxon enlisted with the Strnth cona Horse in arid has been In France since Bo fore enlisting he was engaged in the Bank of Commerce at He is son of and Rollo of 1 Private gunshot wound in the He enlisted and went over seas the 13th He is i a son of and 1 of His brother was killed in France a short while Private Alpine seriously gunshot wound in the Private Grant enlistedWith the 13th He is a son bl Jam03 i a oldtimer in Mac Private Charles of i wounded in right He en listed with the 13th and overXas with that Before enlisting he was engaged on the at gunshot wound in the right This man Is a son of and of It is only a few days ago he was awarded the Military Medal for Be fore enlisting he was engaged at the Empire hotel as He went with a draft of the 191st Private Maxwell reported gunshot wound in Before en listing with the University Harwood worked on a your Auto Cylinders Pistons become Coated with Carbon take your car to the Graham Motor and have the carbon burned out with This is the only sure way bl removing the The Most Important item in the upkeep of au automobile is the tire We can often save you the price of new tires by our expert work in AUTOMOBILE TIRE VULCANIZING We use expert modern methods that insure satisfac Lethbridge Tire Repair Station Proprietor OPPOSITE BANK OF MONTREAL 305 Sixth Street Phone 495 SERVICE THAT SATISFIES We Handle AU Standard Tires and Buy First Class Repaired The 1919 Chevrolet has Arrived SEE IT IN OUR SHOW ROOMS MANY NEW FEATURES Baalim Motor Company Back of Union Bank Throw Your Old Tires and Tubes in Our Red Crou Box ;