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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 29, 1911, Lethbridge, Alberta TTTF! LETIfltRTDflE DAILY HERALD Tuesday, 20, 1911 BIG FOOTBALL HATCH SEPT. 7TH J S FOR T S H -s FOR ONCE TY COBB HAS FAILED DATE Bennett Shield Game Now Definitely Chosen --T6 be Big Event At a well attended meeting of the football' execuiivn held last mght definite date lixed to play Hie lirst giimc ot the Hemie.lt Shield sec- ies for tilt championship of llie 1'rc 'viiice -of .Alberta. lUilgan' Tallies will come down to I.ethbridge Saturday, Sept. 2ml to baltle with the I jlhbridgr eleven. Look forward to this game as being a hummer. Sot only -look forward to it, but also work hard to-win. This will not lie on easy task, as'Calgary has some splendid football material as shown by last. Saturday's game with the Corinthians. Hut this city has some equally good material and prac- tice must be systematic for the com- ing gan-.e. The following players are requested to turn out for practice to- night at 630 o'clock, at the Hall Park. It will be the first blast o( the coming liattU Mclntyre, Far- ris- Uannenuan, Alcoclf, Oiiswick, Brennan, Paterson, Moore, Glenn, Holberton, Oliver, C. Chis- wick, and Thompson. PIRATES MINUS HANS WAGNER MEANS PITTSBURG MINUS PEN- ANT, SAYS GRANTLAND RICE Pittsburg minus Wagner, comes fair- ly close to meaning Pittsburg minus ;i pennant, says Grantland Rice in the .New York Mail. And yet between the Cubs and Pirates we figure UIUL Pittsburg is to be more feared. For the Pirates still carry one of (he greatest pitching corps in either league, if'net tho best in the. game today. Three hard working vets in Adams, Camnitz, and Leifleld, flank- ed by three "brilliant youngsters in Steele, Ferry and O'Toole leave Clarke well fixed in this respect. But Wagner was the central figure of Pifcisburg attack as well as her defence- With the Flying Dutchman out of it'the Pirate infield slumps with ft crash. Pittsb.urg with Wagner leading the charge, has only cornered five out of 14 battles from Giant contenders. It isn't likely that Pittsburg without Wagner will enlarge this percentage to any noiable extent. Wagner was hurt in the game recently, having his ankle badly sprained. Fie will bo out of the for the season iu all pro- bability: WILL 13E LIVELY SCRAP. BUT HE DIDN'T SEE FIRST BASE Detroit. Aug. ptiia slaughtered Donovan and wiiioti today: and defeated Detroit in a featureless g-inic. t'ovtngton allowed'one" hit in uu> lust 4 innings. Three a pays, a sacrifice and Ixml's error gave the Tigers their in roe runs. Three hundred aiuomobile men from Georgia and Alabama at tended I ho Bailie in Cobh's honor. Ty fjiil- ed 10 soe fifTit. Games in ihe Big Leagues Brooklyn I'incinnati NATIONAL DIIO ___ 000 000 [tucker and Erwin: Frame, Caspar and .McLean and Clarke. New York.....Gl'O 000 at. Louis 000 000 and. My ens; Steele today by George McDonald! uiiss. manager for Matt Wells, English light I weight champion, that Wells had been j. matched to meet "Knockout" Brown of Pordue> Thompson ami Kling; Ad- New York, in a ten ro.uml bout at Mad-i ams ami Gibson. I'hiladelphia 010 7 1 Chicago 000 0-10 12 2 Alexander, Burns aud Spencer; Car- j ter, Brown and Needham. 1 Xew York AHR. was definitely son Square Garden on August 30. This s the first bout scheduled under the state boxing law, and announce- ment of the match ma dp iramediat- i v ,npon receipt of the sanction from .he Boxing Commission.1 The bout j vill he held under the auspices of the rwentier.il Century Athletic Club. It has been arranged for the men to; Illirg 000 000 liOO 100 7 1 3 0' and 8 1 rilQUSANDS OF SPECTATORS SEE BEATTY MAKE NEW WORLD'S RECORD AT CHICAGO SHOW Mr. G. Contty In a Wright Iriplnnc uinrie a new world's record for sustained- flight u-itti 11 passenger at Cliicngo's n'vl.ttlou meet on August 19, spectators went wild with delight whi-n the judyes uiniie the official announcement. Mr. Hcattj- remained continuously iu thu air for 3 hours 3S mfn utes and 22 1-5 seconds. The'previous record wag held by Amnrljjo. who renmlnwl In thf :ilr with a pusEijngpr nt Muiliaum) In nn Avlitllk aeroplane S hours ID minutes and 39 4-n on DtNV-r.U'r II, Hllfl. BIG MONEY UP FOR FOOT RACE M. M. Dickpon, .the Buntott capitalist, called (MI the Her- aid Sporting: Editor and posted liiUO on ilnrry Taylor, speoil nrtlst of Burden, to 'be covered uy Fred Broulllette, the Pinch- er Creek sprinter. Taylor's. oacher has to to bet on his man. Hroulllotte will cover any nmotint, there te lit- tic doubt. The race will prob- aoly take place in LeLlibridge Sept. 7th. C- Good Dealers Gladly Sell BLACKS WHITE] 6. O. CHOICE SELECTIONS of BASEBALL GOSSIP Charles Wiiite had been selected eferee. RUSSIAN Kf NORA CREW WINS Port Arthur, Aug. four-oared crew won the district cham- pionship at the Thunder Bay Rowing club's annual regatta, takisg the Ccnmee cup individual gold med- alB presented' by Louis ;Wafeh. Cleveland scheduled. A'ILL BE ON THE AGGRESSIVE RIGHT FROM THE START Chicago. III.. Aug. F. B. Roller, who has charge of tho training ot George Hackenschmidt, the Russian wrestler, explained today why -his charge has not been doing any stren- uous work since his arrival in Chicago The local fans bad begun to worry over the lack of bard work at the North Shore ramp, and rumors were afloat that tbo Russian grappler had met with a serious accident and was badly out of condition. Roller says the foreigner is in the best of shape. "We had Hack just where we wanted him when we left said Roller. "The: trip to Chicago the vedge off and he needed only a few- finishing touches which we.have given him. The Rus- sian took a walk of five miles Seattle morning and then exercised for a short Vancouver AMERICAN Detroit 030 000 S 10 3 Philadelphia lOfi 050 13 1 Donovan, Willett, Covington and manage: Plank and Thomas. St. Louis 000 000 5 0 .New York .....000 000 (i 0 Curry, Hamilton and Stephens; CalcfweH and Sweeney, Chicago 000 000 4 4 Uoston 000 111 S 1 Uaker, Hovlik, Ueiiz ajid Pape and Carrigan. ashington, no game AMERICAN ASSOCIATION Toledo .........000 000 1 Minneapolis 000 000 7 Indianapolis 001 IL'O 01 10 2 Kansas City 000 100 S 4 Louisville at St. Paul, no game on account of rain. Colnmhus vs Milwaukee, no game, wet grounds. All geme; rain. EASTERN postponed on account of NORTHWESTERN time with lightweights. -In the after- noon he" was sent through several eel's on the handball co.nrt, alter which heuook a plunge in the Inko. Hack appears to be a bundle of nerves and his trainers keep busy in devising schemes to his -mind oto'tfre big match. Roller sa.rt tonlgnt that bis plan was to keep Mack on thu aggressive every minute after he en- ters the arena. "lie is prepared to wrestle all night if 'he said. Portland Spokane Victoria 3.10 5 '-I 7 Old Smuggler Features; Great Body and Age in the Gle'nlivct District of Distilleries in Scotland, from the finest of Scotch Barley. DIRECT FROM Craiidlachie-Gienlivet Distillery Co. ltai can bt tmtl prom C C FACNWELO WINE AND SPIRIT COY, IETHBKIDGE. JWf and District. Standing of Clubs Today Western Canada League Games RUBE WOULD LOOK CUTE DRINKING TEA NO INTEREST NOW I SHOWN IN GAMES I Kdmonlon, Aug. tire j Uronoho southiraw, held the Eskimos to a shut-out tonight iu the opening of the final week's series here. The game was ft listless one, interest hav- ing largely died out since the pennant winners have been decided. Ford was on the mound for the Eskimos and pitched fairly gooil ball, but several bunched hits were, his undoing. lie pulled himself out of a tight box in the sixth when the bases tilted with none out. He fanned the next man at bat and then started a double play that retired the aide. JAW PLAYING CARELESS SORT OF GAME noose Jaw, Aug. pennant ciiamplons lost, the fourth game in succession .because they deserved to, praying loose ball.' They hail the game well in hand until the end of tourth inning, the score being 3 in their favor. Then the Berry :rs started a batting rally, which, with several unrecorded errors, net- ...u tnem six runs and the game. Um- pire Lonkenecker called the game in ine tilth on account of darkness. me WESTERN CANADA .Moose Jaw 79 27 Calgary CI 33 .6401 Edmonton -505 Winnipeg.......'5.1 Saskatoon....... 3d 07 .350 Brandon......'. 25 74 .252 CITY YESTfDAY Phil Lezie, Calgary pitcher, form- erfv of T.ethb'ridge. for two; seasons, was in the city -yesterday.- Ho is through playing for the season ana ivill buv an elevator com- iianv in the vicinity of Barons. Phil iias'hnd a good season of baseball. He says the Calgary team WHS ..the ir.ofti congenial set of fellows mul l he pleasure of playing baseball with, i He has a soft spot in his make-up for Lethbridse, however, and would bi; in his 'glory managing a club for bridge in tbe league that Is'ftpntcmp- lated for next season. t The M arq uis of Queens- oerry wrote up ,a baseball game for a New York the other day. lie has figured it all out that Knne Jlarrjuard hold one of these Eng- lish cricket teams to 200 runs, wnich is the same thing as a game in baseball. Yes, ami the Rube would look mighty cute drinking tea be- tween innings. Sir Michael Donlin made three hits and stole three bases against the.Cards .Mablo would have torn half dozen pair of gloves and busted a fiat if had been at tte game. The other iday it was stated that when Mike made a bit the Jailltv iittlo actress pushed her flncor clear through new nail of white silk gloves. Tommy Leach, r.ov.- holding down Hans Wagner's job, says lie Is all at sea at that position, hut will try his bent. Tommy has not hung out there for 11 years. Yet Fred Clarke would rather take a chanco with the wee one man than ring in a less experienced player. Tommy's good noodle. Js pro- bably the thing that Clarke counts on most of all. LEACH NOW AT SHORT TOMMY LEACPC, "Tommy" Lencb, the veteran J'Hts- Inirg player, has now been assigned to piny the shortfield position since the. great Hans Wanner was incapacitated n result of a sprained ankle. Is a heady player, and will, no doubt, handle tlit position In his iisiml u'lcrer style. It' is said that catcher Charlie Sch- midt, ot the Tigers, has aaked Hughey Jennings to trade him off to 10010 other club.' Schmidt to play ut Cleveland and possibly some deal will be Fixed up with that for it SB whispered that owner Som- mers is willing to add him to hia staff. Jennings prefers one of the Nap pit- chers in exchange. Just who he will get no one can tell. According to Thomas McDermott, at- torney for the St. Paul baseball club, five of the best reasons in the world were advanced by Barney Droil'iss, owner of tlie Pittsburg club, why he bought Marty O'Toole and why he paid for the flame top. McDermott was prostnt when the sale for O'Toolo was made. "We were only talking about a said McDennotl, "when Dreyfuss said; 'There are five reasons why I want O'Toole and why I am willing to pay big for him: First I v I have the greatest baseball town in the second I liave toe greatest baseball park in the world v Field; third I have the great- est baseball manager in the world- Fred Clarke; fourth I have the great- est indlyidual ball player In the world Wagner; and fifth they tell roe O'Toole la going to he the great- est pitcher in the world and I want him. While the Cubs were playing in New York, president M.urphy was in- terviewed by one. of the Gotham scribes and had this to soy among other things; "Garry Herrmann wants to have Johnny Evers manage the Reds next year. It he can't get Evers, he'll take Tinker, Shc-okart or Shulte. HP. Beema to think a'Cub win make Cin- cinnati win. if we Iet> Tinker go wu 1 first get a seasoned shortitop in fill his place. U'B all up to Chance, however, for he 'is the best judge." .Toe Agier, the first basemen purchased by the Cubs, has reported to Chance. President Murphy traw htm play, against Rochester last Sun- day, and was1 much impressed with hia work. tf WARWICKSHIRE WINS COONTY CHAMPIONSHIP ixmdon, Aug. shire by bMting'Northampton- snire by an Innings and 38 runs, have secured the county cnampionahip for 1911. Noting- namshli-e beat Derbyshire by six wicketa. Cluldren Often Need jure the bowels and the way for troubles. The new nt ill vot'f. mott effectively without in-IUting the bowels or ciuaing my diacomfort. The children like them for they tMie like Ono of the most popular of ihe NA-URU-CO 23c. box. If TCUT nrucelit N.tinn.l MU ChmM Ci Mor.trol. NATIONAL New Vork...... 71 44 .Gl'J Chicago 67 48 Pittsburg....... B9 47 .595 Philadelphia..... 62 4S .504 St. Louis....... 81 Cincinnati....... 51 M -477 Brooklyn..... 44 68 .303 Boston 34 S7 .281 English Boats New faal. Eng- lish motor boals. iiart of trio ol j challoniters for the International I llarmsworth gold cup trophy, arrived j toniRtit on the steamer California from i Glasgow. Tile boats are r forty-'00'j Tireless 711, owned by F.Gordon Pratt; anil The Pioneer, owned by the Duke of Westminster. The first named has made and th 41 knots an hour in speed trials! he Duke of'Westminster's craft The Pioneer AMERICAN Philadelphia..... 77 41 .653 Detroit 72 4S .600 Boston C2 57 .521 Now York...... 62 59 .512 Cleveland....... 59 61 .402 Chicago 59 61 .192 Washington 40 70 .412 St. Louis....... 36 82 .305 credited with 38 knots. is the same boat which finished sec-1 ond last year to Frederick 1C. Burn- ham's Dixie III. The the Drl- tish'-challenscrs, J. MacKay Edgar's Maple IB said to have attained a rate of 49 1-2 knots an i hour, arrived some time ago. The In- ternational race Is to be bold In Hunt- ingdon Hay, Long Island, September 4th. 5th and 6th'. A SIX-CLUB HOCKEY FORMATION NATIONAL ASSOCIATION WILL RB ORGANIZE IMMEDIATELY. Ottawa, Aug. 26.-8IX clubs and a single' schedule will probably be in vogtio next, season in tho National Hoc- kev Association. The meeting lino' mlicatr- T'lo league will consist Ottawa, -Wandcrere; Renfrew, Can- adieus; Quebec and Toronto. Km- met Quinn is assured of a second term aud it I. probable that lllo N It A limit will be rais- ed in order to fight the Western lea- sue tho Pntrlcki-r? ogranli Uruce llidiwli R In the been arranged to toko plnco In lor- ,roronln., irlito next ivoolt, at nhlcli the franchise to get a franchise at once In held by Ambrose O'Brien of Renfrew, [order that they may engage their which was not exnrctsprl last will hcnra Is responsibls for tho .unusually bu turned over to the new Toronto early. i Liberal Mass Meeting AT TABER Friday, Sept 1st SPEAKERS: HON. A. L SIFTON Premier of Alberta, and W. A. BUCHANAN The Liberal Candidate See Bilk for Particulars God Save the King ;