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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - December 2, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta By G.Mc Manns MONDAY, DECEMBER 2, Ifift ss Ml Chase To Be Dropped |By Organized Baseball At Meeting This Month rtaate will be ^ final disposition ot or First Baseman Hal Chaae /the National ledgue meetingr ^teonOi:. Chase will be dropped l;�D&anttrial to answer charges that ^lltragered on certain ball games last son. He has ^brought a suit against AUTO TIRES ' OF ALL SIZES VULCANIZED ifirtha F�mons H�7w6od 8y�tam Re .> � ^ .�  '� � � * � TAFT SAYS NOTHING DOING .DAYTON, O. Nov. 30.-Former President William Howard Tftft, in an interview given out today; declared-h0 woii^d- under no circumstances accept the po-sitien of baseball commissioner for the two major leagues for which office , he had been suggested. ; : >*^ i' ^^^^? ? ? >? ? � PHILADELPHIAWack Dempsey won tha popular decision from Billy Miske'of St. Paul in a slow slx-roilnd bout here. Only half a ..dozen h'ard. blows were landed. In _ the third round; Miske jolted Dempsey. with aii uppercut to the jaw, which gave hlfli the advantage in this round. After this the' bout was all in Dempsey's favor. , ' ' ; , . �'}] In. the semi-final ,Ieff Clark of,l^^t.' lantic City had the better of ',$#m Langford, Boston. Clark,.-Rent Xiaiig-ford to tae mat in the first,round and was the aggressor throiighout..' Jack Thompson of St, Joseph, J^o,, knocked . out Jamaica ICld ' of - NieiV York in the fifth round.; ThA,men' are negro heavyweights. V ,  Johnny Dundee of New York' h&d-the better of a six-round bout- with Joe Phillips ot Philadelphia, Dundee was too clever for the local, boy and had the advantage in every round. (Bow Island Review) , The funeral ot the late John Chris-topherson, whose deaBnlrem influenza was recorded last week, iook place on Fridayv Noveniber .82, .amid evel-y sign of regret from the cltixeiis; The cortege; siarted from the funeral parlors at 2^30 p.m., ad,escorted by a long procession .of automobiles, conveying friends and sympathizers wended, its way to the home .bt the dieceased, where^a Very impressive funeral ser-vicis -was conducted by,".the ReV. Woods, and where the beautiful ceremony of the I. O. O. ii^ lent additional solemnity to the occasion.- 'Fiie. interment took place in - the Oddfellows'cemetery. The casket bearing the remains wa^s made of' quarter-sawed oak and had highly burnished copper fittings. It was covered with numerous offerings of bea\�tiful flowers. John .Christopherson contracted the prevailing epidemic of influenza on November llth and died from its effects between three and four o'clock on the morning of the 20th, leaving a wife and two young children to mourn hia-death. In addition to these he leaves a father and mother.r^and four brothers and four slsteps- His parents together yith one brother and two sisters reside at Stanley,; ,.W'is., - anotber brother lives at W*lnj)vright, Alberta, one is servliig at the front, whilst the othey resides in T^lsconsiri. Ttj'o of in Minneajioli^ and Washliigton,''D.O., respectively.. ^ The deceased resided in Wisconsin until nine years ago, when be came here and filed on a homestead ,five miles northwest of Winnlfred.; During the last year and a half he,has beeni The Alberta Horse Breeders' Association Ms beett requested to ascertain the number of horses that would be available' in'Alberta for.'food purposes at 5* per pound,, f.o.b. owner's nearest stfttldn. -Horses njiust be healthy and itt ^obd cfthdition* old Used up horses ar6 not wanted, 'i'here are undoubtedly thobsaiids of horses in Western Canada, tbat are misfits, undersized and of very'little-commercial value that' could" be utilized to help supply meat for the millions of people in Europe AVholiaVe"been accustomed to eating hbr^e fljssh end whose meat supply is most seriously Inadequate, and at the aame. time their use for this purpose would conserve a tremendous amount of fodder to be used in raising a better class of horses and other classes of live stock. In order to ascertain what, quantity of horses might be available tor this purpose, all owners who. have l?orB�?s pf this class that they arie- willing to dtspote of should writb to E. .L. Richardson, of the Alberta Hbrse Breeders' Association,' Calgary,, giving the information asked for in an advertisement appearing alsewhiBrfe'in this issue, as to the number of >anima]s, etc.,. tliat they would .uhdeJtalce tb supply ^ 5c per pound t.o.b, their neai*est station. It would appear is if a market might be opened upforithis class of horse. If the'owner^ of horses, will show sufficient interest tb notify the secretary of the numbers they iwill undertake to sell. � � ., DOES NOT CREDIT  MINISTER'S STA-TEMENT - OTTAWA--Hon; ..Arthur Melghen, minister of therlhterior, *was isked tonight as .tovWhether'-^ statement sstid to baive been ,made,; by Hbn; W: R. Motherwell yesterday on his return,to Regina from the provincial conference, to the effect that the^western provinc-. es did not -oonsid'er ;the itranster.' to them of the natural, resources worthy LET HIMj LIVE __________ . flf consideration by reason of reserva with Mr. Beuhriiig, jn the, garage auditions regarding the sam& being made theDobinion government. - "I. do not thinli Mr, Motherwell ever made�such a statement," said Mr. Melghen in-answer,,'to the question. "So far as I can recall, there Tvas no dissent whatever expressed to the reservations. Generally speaking,*' Uiey appeared to be considered in the interests of all conctlrned.' The,disgHs-^6n was .on' the Question of flnahdnil terms." ,^ ,�� �;; '  '^TURKISH MOKlEY MISSING GBN^A; Nov. 28.-Coincident with the dep^rt'u'rei from Oonstantlhople of BnVer'^Pasha, former Turkish 'minis-jter of war,' and his',colleagues, the disappearance^ of 25,000,000 Turkish pounds.' ot, public- funds ^l^ced in' various. baiiHsi was noticed; according to the Tribune, of Geneva. It is belleV.ed, the newsjiaper says, that ;th^, ro'biiiejr h^s,, been traiisferfed to'^jeutral^ baiiHi'fe or carried away; Bnver.Pasha- faas' been Jnvlted: by th'e Berlin - authorities: to leave the Ger-maii capital, and will arriye in;Bwlt-zerlahd sOop. ' ^ , implemeht business at Winnlfred un. der the firm name of Bpuhring-anfli Christopherson. In addition to his business connections, however, the deceased was imbued with a fine public spirit and always found time to lend his. valuable aid and give advice on matters appertaining to the various local organizailonB of whi(sb he, was a member, ; With his bereaved young wife and' relatives eveiy." resident extends the :deepeBt syRtpatfay, feeling that' in him they have lost' one whose sterling-wol-th ftnd^ honorable and manly nature will remain in their memory for many years to come. . ORIGIN OF EXPRESSION ' "PyBLICBEDW  ��> ^ 4>^4i4> 4> Ba)invvi8ta'ponm'Prlnl]�dillfl ^the honing.' Qiaviatoh,', MaH9ii||iCt :Ohto. lAo cording to-the story .connected ' with lt,-4he ;vaeiu> ? ' .... -v. '�'�'0- ? ? ? ? : ? : wa8 go-. -y^ 1 Ing' to show Vanderbilt u|* / HOW MANY BEANS IN THE JAR? The Hudson's Bay Co. is giving away a $100^00 Victory Bond for Ibe nearest estimate. 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