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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - December 4, 1920, Lethbridge, Alberta it's a Genuine Pleisare to Dine Here Then are so many f^ittpref ot dining here t|iat make ycfu leave with an anticipation of oomtng again. Thu food, the Mftltse. tha environmem. ttie entertainment, the cool, fre&h atmoispbere, tha courteoQB attention are all,Ideal. Hie Silver GriD C. E. MOORE, MORi Cor. Fourth Ave. and .Fifth St. OHAWA AND HULL CAN RAISE HALTAMILUONTOSTAGETHE CARPENTIER-DHPSEY BOUT : OTTAWA, Dec. 4/-re�s.)-The chief topic of dla-.euaslon in eport|ng circles of Hull fiind Ottawa today It the offer by syWdleate of local sportsmen for the holding of the Dempsey-Car-pentier fight on the borders of the fcapltal. The Hull and ' Ottawa ayndleate Is awaiting a reply from MekaiH ahd it is axpeetid.^at In hia aclcnowladgment of the bid he will announce he wiilbe avail-able for a eonferenca. Whila it la estimated that eorty *x|Mndtture^ In connection with the fight would bo ever fSOIMno, it Is assarted here, that the money will be forthcoming. It 1% said today that the one great drawback-4hat of securing aleiplag aooommodatiens for the visitors-had been taken under advla^ment by the local pecple in> tereated dhd that any difficulties In this cohneetion could be easily overoeiie. Hull eity Is the center of a great lumberIndiistiry. The erection of ap oiieHnOHO wooden arena would no tfoiiht ^at eonelderahly less than It �^ould Ih other cities of Canwii ailid the United States. AICARMAY READY FOR IC[ start Off Season With Twelve Rinks and a Tidy Cash Surplus (From Our Own Corraspondoat) CARMANGAY, Dec. 3.-"Heady for etion." That is the condition ot the Carmangay Cnrling association, one ot the Ilvest dubs in the province. Financially, the local club la in an enviable shape. With 34 paid-up members, they have cash on hand ol |300 with a single liflfeility of |70, being balance due on the rink. Ten links will be formed to start, but the association hopes to have enough men In the game tor 12 rinks when things get properly under way. The skips selected were: B. D. Hum-mon, C. W. Folk, R. B. Snyder, R. M. McKinnon, R. J. Fallis, George Francis, J. F. Snyder, James McNaughton, M.P.P., E. Btltt, C. H. Messinger. The officers tor 1920-21 are as'follows: - Ho^. president, Jaa. MeNanghton, ltt.P.R;. president. C. W. Folk; vlce-pfesldent, B. D. Hummon; secretary-tiroaaurer, C. W. Cochlan; trustees, B. " rt Hummon. R. J. Pallls, D. O. Mc-Wtir, J. A. Rylanan, T. Goodser; schedule and entertainment committee, C. IK. AieBsinger, R. B. McKinnon, H. P. Sioagban; membership. H. L. Mc- H, C. OF OOLF HIGHER ��MBW YORK.-All the big golf clubs In tills district have .incceaaed their daei. Some have jumped 400 per cent. Refe^ Rendered D^w Dedsioii CHICAGO, Dec. 4.-Patrons ot a wrestling match between William Demetral, the Greek wrestler and'Jack Linow, billed as the Russian Lion, staged a Haymarket riot, which drew scores ot police to the Haymarket Theatre when Referee Johnny Myers gave a^aw decision at midnight last night. Hopping the match. . Demetral Von the first tall in So:20 and ijnbw had a headhold on Demetral- when ;Mie referee stopped the match.' SOenery, .box curtains, footlights and othor decorations were torn down and smashed by the audience, which clamored against the halting of a "finish" match by a draw decision. The few policehien present at the bout were powerless until reserves arrived and swept the rioters out into the streets. ASK WAIVERS ON HENDRIX, HERZOG CHICAGO, Dec. 4.-Reports that waivers had been asked o^ Claude Hendrti, pitcher and Charles "Buck" Hersog, second baseman ot the Chicago Rational League team, were current today: President Veeck of the Chicago club refused to confirm or deny the truth ot the reports. MAKES NEW BILLIARD RECORD NEW YORK.-Charley Peterson, the fancy billiard shot expert from St. Louis, estajbliflhed what Is believed to be a new world's record for speed in clicking off caroms when he made a riln of 1,020 points in 5 minutes and JO seconds. Peterson holds the record for 100 shots-27 seconds. By W. A. Phelen I>ont forget, among the memories of the raceut seriea, that Clarence Mitchell, of the Brooklyna. broke ail records in baseball history. Mitch, iu two successive times at bat, put out five ot his own team, and that's something without a parallel. It was Mitchell who hit into the famous unassisted triple play-and the next time he came up he slammed Into a double killing. Babe Ruth refuses to stay quiet. The other day, he announced that he would not accept a vaudeville contract fpr $3,000 a week because they wanted him to do four shews a day. Next, he will probably refuse a movie eon-tract that rcqulrSe him to wear a dreas-ault In the aeeend reel. Trust the Busting Babe to come through with a new story every time Dempsey and Carpentler do anything to get any attention! I MAO HAltO LUCK. UT- FIGHT LAURELS Wants To Be Lightweight And Welterweight Champion at Same Time BY HEK. The strangsat thing about the wisei hird who always picked every long ahot since the racing game began Is the fact that he always has frln^re on his pants. . This Is moving sesson fOr bsaahsit managere all right. The echoes of the wortd'e eeriea are hardly dead, and yet the pilots are shifting-most of them being shifted outwards, on the toe of a Presidential boot. The Profftcere Jesse James's I>ody lies a-molderlng in the grave, Jesse James's body lies a-moldering tn the grave, Jesse James's body lies a-moldering In the grave. But his Ideas are numerously continued! HERALD" Football CompetitionI John A. Bngee has been running for '� judge in Chicago. Prank F. Lousee has been running for auditor in Wash-; ington, Oh, very well. [RULES GOVERNING THE COMPE-TITION ARE AS FOLLOWS: J. The compeUtlon will fte called |Tlie Herald Football Competition. J. Competitors will bo entitled to aa .many ontrles as they desire, provided I each entry is acconipaMed by twonly-flve cents, and coupons to the num-I ber of entries. ' S Competitors must cross out the . naines of the clubs they think ^.11 I loae and cross out the names of both it they consider a draw will ro.iult. I 4. Coupons can only be setun.d from )tb* Spoitlng Page of The iJerald. (. All monies received will be ro-I turned in prises. The amount and � numbers of prlxes will be published flVfry Monday morning for that wcelis i :(a(ne8. Results of competitlona will ' be published every Wednesday and cheques to successful competitors will I tie'mailed immxdlately on renpipt of � onPrmatlon by the Athletic Ntwa. 9. All entries must be po.qted or delivered to The Herald before mld-nl'fht on Fridays A Friday post-I maLrtc from polnxa outsldp of the city ' of "Lethbridgre will be consldprcd us containing a legitimate entry. I T. The name and addri^ss of the compet't'"' must be clc irly rnarktid on each coupon. I 8. Stamps mxiitt not tie used ns payment for entries , 9. All entries must he nddressfirt to I the Editor, Football Competllion. The Herald. Lethbrldire. , iO. The Sporting Editor's decision win be nnal. 11. Kmploycen nf The Herald are ' l>arred from the competition. Signed...............,.......... Address ENTRY FORM GAMES PLAYED DEC. 11TH ENTRIES CLOSE DEC. 10TH MIDNIGHT FIRST DIVISION Arsenal vs Chelsea. Aston Villa vs Newcastle. Sheffield U. vs Tottenham. Burnley vs Liverpool. SECOND DIVISION Barnsley vs Bristol City Fulham vs Clapton Orient. West Ham vs Stol eoclatlon had'a surplus ef %2t0,' .882, as a result of the fall meeting at Fort Erie, according te llfliirea Issued by the provincial treaenrer. No less than 83,191^830 waa wm-ered at the mUtuels. The asaoela-tion retaine $319,183, plua aurplue commissions ariounting to $27,180, Oate reeelpta amounted to $83,948, .which more than covered the pure* es, which totalled $72,622. Mutuel eperatora' salariea accounted for $24,667, and officials drew $3,110. A HOCKEY LEAGUE Can Count on Champion and Vulcan and Wants Barons WILL KNOCK OUT " IS ASSERTION OF WILUE LEWIS. FORMER n (From Our Own Correspondent.) CARMANGAY, Dec. 8.-Preparations are in progress to make hookey, Canada's speedy national winter aport, boom along this line this winter. Hockey enthusiasts have in mind the formation ot a league consisting ot Vulcan, Champion and Carmangay. Barons would also be included if the tans want to put a team on the ice. Vulcan is organizing and will have a speedy crew in the field. Champion has done nothing tangible yet, but according to representations from that town, she would be included in such a league as is now being tentatively discussed. Carmangay Onganlaes Carmangay is wild for hockey. Last night an enthusiastic meeting was held and the Carmangay Skating and Hockey club formed. Mr. Skinner, ot Taylor's store, was elected president, Chas. Messinger, eecretary-treaaurer, and Tom Goodgsir, Stan McGiflnis and A. F. McKfbbin were named as a rink management committee. Thhy were empowered to employ a caretaker for the rink for the'season. Season tickets will be sold to meet the overhead expenses of operating the rink. The hockey team will probably be self-supporting. The ticket drive commenced this morning, the executive leading in the sale. The rates are: Children's tickets |1, family tickets |2, and adults $2. Good Material Carmangay has some good hockey material this year. Several new boys will be seen on the ice. Two fast lads will be missing from the line-up, Dar-rel Hummon, who is at the University of Alberta, and Lester Snyder, a Claresholm A. C. student. Some of the old-time hockey players will likely be seen in play again this season. Altogether the outlook here is rosy. Curlers Going To Scotland Can Georges Carpentler defeat Jack Dempsey? James J. Corbett, conaueror ot John L. Sullivan, .tl^O greatMt ot his generation; Wiliio Ijbwis; for years the idol ot the Amerl.can ring; Jack Mc-Aulifte. the world's nndeteated lightweight champion i and^oe Jeaiiette all agree that the idol of Franca, lUis nifore than a Chinaman'* chance oricat>tUring the world's championship. ' Lewis, who ought to know something about it,.havtng given Carpentler the most senaattonal fight of his career, does not 8tlb|) at discussing the possibilities ot the outcome ot a Car-pentler-Dempsey meeting. He declares with positive anaUrance that Carpen- REPS DECISION Didn't Like Delaney Getting Best of Bad Perrill in Bout at Calgary CALGARY, Dec. 4.-Cal Delaney, the Cleveland lightweight, won a referee's decision over Bud Perrill ot South Chicago here last night after 15 rounds oif fast milling. The crowd booed the referee's decision, claiming the worse that Perrill should have received was a draw. Although Delaney proved himself to be a rugged, tough battler, Perrill was Just about as clever a boxer that has been seen in Calgary and put up a stonewall defense, besides rocking Delaney with a straight left and a "knockout" right. In the semi-wlndup Al Ross, scored a technical knockout over Harry Davis in the second round. They were mlddleweights.. CUTS TRAINING SEASON OF THE RED SOX TO THEEE WEEKS ONLY tier will knock out Dempsey* and he is willing to bet money, on his dope. He points out that the French boxer was fighting Klaus,, Papke, Dixie Kid and Jeanette when, ha w.as In his teens. With the wealth of ring. experience he has gained in fourteen years of fighting, and his natural, speed and ability, Carpentler should bbat Dempsey, Lewis says. And listen to McAnlltte: "Don't forget that when Dempsey faces Carpentler he is going to look the fastest fighter ot the generation sQuarely in the eye. Carpentler makes the fastest flghtec look slow. And with his speed he carries a wallop that is a haymaker. When he hits 'em he hits 'em hard. What's more, Georges is a fast thinker. I think.he's causing Dempsey worry right now." After watching Carpentler fight four rounds in the "movies'.' last night, the writer is forced, to come to the same conclusion. Jt.ia easy.to.understand why they call Georges the "idol of .Franco" after seeing him go'through his paces botb'aa a fighter and as an actor. Georges is a perfect picture., As a writer said recently, he has made boxing truly a manly art ot self-defence. Indeed. Carpontier'S boxing is about as artistic a treat as the writer has had in many a day, and the visitor from France apparently; packs a wicked wallop. But what impressed the writer most was Carpentier's physique. Although he seems slight in his str^ft^dress, he looks altogether ditrerent^wben stripped. His massive legs and magnificent back and arm muscles dissipate the Illusion of sllgbtness and show the man as he really is-a compost, swift-moving, sure-hitting fighting machine. And, after all, he is not so much smaller than Dempsey. T A I L O R BOSTON, Dec. 4.-The training season for the Red Sox in 1921 will be cut to three week's instead of the cus-: ternary month or six weeks, accord-! ing to Manager Duffy. He expects the squad to be, mobilized' at Hot Springs, Arkansas, about March 9.; Last year the team made a thruO thousand mile trip after the training season was over and' returned to Boston a tired lot, ot players. LAYTON IN FIRST PLACE CHICAGO, Deo. 4.-^John Layton, ot St. Louis, finished, in first place In the preliminaries to the national three-cushioned billiard championship tournament last night. PHONE 966 410 FIFTH STREET F U R R I E R CARS OF ALL MAKES OVER. HAULED AND REPAIRED BV J. E. PALMER 322 6TH ST. 8. Five years' experience wRh aeroplane engines. Phone 1032. WORK GUARANTEED Volcan Curlers Choose Rinks (Trom Our own Corrosponacntl VL1X:AN, Dep. At a general meetiug of IIk; Vulcan Curling club held recently, the following skips and rinks wore choson; Gordon MacKay, R. K. Dodd.s, 1). Allen, T. B. LoBow, skip. Dr. G. M. Carson, B. Brown, X). McRobbie, 11. (Jrant, skip. M. Rutherford, F. A. i:ive8, L. H. Stack, C. S. Hall, skip. K. K. Mcintosh. G. C. Collier, J. Marshall, A. M. Trail, skip. Hev. A. E. Ihjyes, O. B. Rowe. A. C. Stewart, A. (!. Spooner, skip. M. Hanson, G. T)cbbi,:)i, J. U. Mclntyre, I). C. Jones, skip. G W. Buck, .1. S. Donaldson. O. t'vuininggham, J. Wolfe skip, H. MarcellUH, R. Greacen, F. Galliker, W. O. TorKcaon, skip. Dr. H. P. Barker, H. Allen. W. A. Howes. F. Anderson, skip. IJ. A. Wen,t;er, W. J. Rob-son, J. Thompson, W. J. Rolston. skip. D. Bcrringcr, G. McQueen, W. K. Hutchart, A. J. Flood, skip. A. O. Craig, J. Dewie, It. L. Elves, IS. J. Charters, MONTREAL, Dec. 4.-Plans are now practically completed for the departure of the all-Canadian curling team tor Scotland. The personnel has been announced and are expected to meet in Montreal,-December 2!), on which' date the entire party will leave for St. \ ,Iohn, N.B.. sailing thence on the Em-' press of France on December 30. The , western members are as follows : John McEwon, W. F. Payne, A. H. | Pultord and Jas. Matheson, Winnipeg; i liorden, Man.; David Forsyth, Forest, Man.; J. Johson, Baldur, Man.; E.' D. Calvert, Rainy River, Ont.; and \ Wm. McKenzie, Welwyn, Sask. t'astern members aj-e : W. H. Semple, Truro, N.S.; George. Paterson, New Glasgow, N.S.; J. J. Turnbuil, Sydney; H. P. Adams, Hall-fax; W. J. Busch, Halifax; E. A. Ful-lerton, Pictou; H. J. Alrth, Renfrew, � Ont.; J. Bruce Stewart, Montreal; J. P^oley and A. E. Swift, Ottawa: W. C. Murray and J.. B. Turton, Montreal; J. Moiklejohn and W. C. Chambers, Harrison, Ont.: Alex. Failt and J. A. McFadden, Stratford, Ont.; P. H. Douglas, Hamilton: R. M. Waddell, Peter- : boro; W. J. Robson, Toronto; Dr. S.I T. White, Shelburne; Robert Hicks,' Peterhoro; Dr. F. W. Robbins, Detroit; J. A. Craig, Yarmouth, N.S.; Richard Wolfe, Montreal. PLAY IN SEA OF MUD TORONTO, Dec. 4.-The game this afternoon at Varsity stadium between Argonauts and Toronto University for the Canadian football title, will In all probability be played in a sea of mud. It has been raining steadily all morning. We Are Experts in Repairing and Retreading Tires New Tires and Tubes Sold. Bargains In Second Hand TIrea LETHBRIDGE VULCANIZING WORKS 713 3rd Avenue South E. Chaplin-Proprietor ROPER WON IN THE FIRST ROUND BALTIMORE, Deo. 4.-Bob Koper won his bout with Knockout Sampson, in tho first round here last night, i Sampson was floored for the count of nine a minute after the fight started. On the second knockdown ho was on itis feet at the count of nine bat his seconds tossed the tawal Int* the rin^ OUR PRICE-SMASHING SALE OFFERS SENSATIONAL VALUES IN MEN'S AND YOUNG MEN'S SUITS AND OVERCOATS Fashion Craft Suits Reduced to $45.00 Men, you are oifered here an exceptional bargain. Fashion Craft Suits for men and young men featuring that superb style and consumate cut for which Fashion Craft are famous. Ih pure, soft "virgin" wool. Regular $65.00 and $70.00 models for..............____ $45.00 LOUIS KEEL  HOP OF FASHION CRAPT CLOTHES and THE FLORSHEIM SHOE OLIVER BLOCK. 3^S FIFTH STREET ;