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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 17, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta six LBTfiBRlDGft DAtin DECEMBER BRINGING UP FATHER By McManus K The Sport Page SASKATOON WANTS BALL AGAIN Cairns Trying to Revive People Want Ball That Western Canada should have professional baseball next year and that steps should at once be taken by the different cities on the circuit to organize is the suggestion ot of in a letter to a former baseball magnate in Cairns is sending out calls to the old guard in the asking them to up This is what he says in his letter to the Edmonton Cairns For the past and in view of the fact tiat the war is now have considering the advisability of endeaforing to get professional baseball going again in Western Can I have talked the matter over with the local boys and they feel with me that the sooner we can get out ot the morbid frame of mind the and that probably nothing would serve better to relieve the public and them Interested in other than a satiofactory brand ot proerly handled in each of the western cities by the right I want particularly to emphasize the last the right be cause our experience of the last two years that professional baseball was TAKE TOOK RADIATOR TROUBLES ANDY THE RADIATOR MAN 418 FIFTH STREET SOUTH HELL FIX IT in operation in the west that where the roughneck element was eliminated and good fighting baseball put it received practically the un animous support of the SixClub It has been suggested that a league be comprising Re Moose Edmonton and While the jumps be tween these towns would be very long and the schedule would take very careful working still I am satis fled from my experience in that with proper organization we can arrange one of the best minor leagues in It needs immediate attention on the part of each city and if convenient for you or some one whom you may to give me an early expression ot I will be glad to follow the matter up in the way of and may be de pended upon to do my utmost to bring about the organisation of a league which will be creditable to all con FRENCH TAKE TO Are Natural Sportsmen and Learn New Games Very Quickly PEACE IS POSSIBLE process of courtrnartlal some heavy sentences have been imposed on deserters from Canadian draft In Win nipeg the other day one man was sent to the penitentiary for In Ot tawa recently a deserter was given 20 Several other similar sen tences have been There is authority for the state ment that these to a DISTRICT ACT Irrigation Possibilities in Leth bridfe District Become More Appreciated Every Year FRENCH WOMEN WANT VOTE groups of French women suffrage advocates have Joined in issuing a manifesto demanding that the political rights ot women be recognized by the govern ment before the next election is PATRICK SIGNS OATMAN ager Lester Patrick today sign ed up Eddie former manager of the Portland to play for Victoria in the Pa cific Coast Hockey It is expected that Oatman will arrive in Victoria in the course of few Auto Repair Work HANDLED PROMPTLY AND CAREFULLY ACCESSORIES Central Garage PHONE 1023 Old Roller 3rd A 4th Avenue Lothbrldge COOK EXIDE BATTERY SERVICE THOMPSON IN CHARGE All Makw of Batteries Repaired and Work Uthbridfe Motors fiO IF YOU ARE LOOKING for Economical and Real Honest Service at Moderate Cost YOU ARE MAKING NO MISTAKE By Having Your and Overhauling Dons at the Palace 2nd STODDART 4 RAVEN ENGINEERS NEW MANAGEMENT I have acquired all other apart from that previously Owned by in the business known as the Bijou Motor and am now giving the business ray personal The name has changed o the Bijou a new repair bas beeu alterations made to the building and every facility provided for to ensure better Your business will be given careful and complete satisfactory BIJOU MOTORS Personal Management of NEW remarkable hold which the American athletics and sport gained France with the entry of the United States army is being il lustrated in many ways and there are indications that the return to peaceful conditions will only augment this Competent observers hold firmly to the opinion that the coming years will witness a wonder ful growth in international sport com the seeds of which have been sown by the soldier in khaki and those who entered Europe with him in advisory or other helpful That the French army authorities realized the value of athletics as ex emplified by the American soldier and sailor is shown by the appointment I of special instructors from the Foyer du Soldat These American coaches are faced by a most j unusual and complicated but have tackled the work with the vinfj so characteristic in sport in this j country and are already able to report encouraging They found j themselves confronted from the start by conditions that have no parallel in the United At home the coach 4 practically never has to teach the fundamentals of any his pupils acquiring those in But in i France athletics must be built from 4 I the ground Instead of organizing I and continuing sports that are already j the Foyer du Soldat men must be literally Teach New As the first problem is to teach new the work is necessarily Instead of taking matej rial that is well grounded in the things desired and putting a fine edge I on tho individual skill and team i the American working with the French must treat his task entirely from the standpoint of amusement and The Frenchman is nature and temperament a sportsman and is able j to learn American games Unfortunately for the rapid growtli i of sports that require throwing and catching there have been no games generally played in France that dej velop muscular coordination of the i arms and For this reason basket ball and vol ley ball will prove especially valu1 able in giving the French a well balj anced Within the last few months the French military authoritien have found this work of so much where conducted upon an informal and voluntary that they have officially appointed foyer men In charge of athletics in fievnral train1 ing camps and In view of the fact that demobilization is pected to extend over a considerable period these appointees and others are likely to retain their billots for a long Among those now serving in this capacity are included Daily Sport j Lawrence athletic direc tor ior the aviation school where the commandant has ordered all men on duty there to devote three quarters of an hour each day to i OConnor comet from New York At Camp do Wlggln has assumed charge of the athletic He comos from is a Bowdoin col lego and was superintend ent of schools before taking up work in Raymond Carnes of Omaha is directing sports at another training center in the southern part of lie is a Dartmouth man and was I of physical education in The j experience gained in his work at i home has enabled him to achieve sig among the French stu donts placed under his THE VOICE OF PERU riUENOS new Peruvian newspaper has been estab lished in Buenos It is called The Voice of Plans to put the distribution of ir weredesigned to rlgation water In the LethbrldgeCoal be When peace is finally dale district on a business footing within a reasonable were furthered on Saturday afternoon it is intimated that at a meeting of about 50 of the menv or time clemency may be more pari bers of tho CoaldaleLethbrldge ticularly to those whose sentences have been for long Wa ter Users aseoclatlon held in Au gustins hall when it was decided that organization be proceeded with under the Irrigation District a provin cial Last summer the CoaldaleLethr bridge Water Users association was formed to deal with the troubles of the irrigation farmers of tho At that time little but preliminary or ganization was but the of ficers were left to devise ways and means of putting the farmers on a business footing so far as water dis tribution is dress to the Canadian Club here toThe proposal now adopted is that minister of district covered by the par announced that during fhe iwar ent organization is to be divided into more than men had passed subdistricts each organized under through the hands of the Canadian the Irrigation District The pow military in one form or an ers these districts are somewhat Ho also said that the fighting similar to those of a School troops in France would remain at the nut of course only the irrigation far front until Peace is not yet mers and tenants of irrigated farms he j are Three trustees for each The exact number of enlistments District are The trustees may reported up to November 15 was levy taxes legally on irrigated said in adjThey have the right to appoint a wa men who came into termaster to have sole charge of the touch with the recruiting authorities maintenance of private ditcnes and STAY AT FRONT UNTIL an MBASEMI Rupert kin faced a charge ot breach of thi intermit Revenue Act Police allego that they discovered it still in the of spcctor Street stated today eral stills being operated In thai north end of the An Investli gallon Is being Ten barrels of bottled American1 whisky wore discovered in a largnj shipment of apples consigned to a local firm and were confiscated provincial tho pleaded guilty and paid tine of were struck off the The two sets figures thus ag gregate WANT IT DISSOLVED Liberal and Centrist political in Bavaria have launched a campaign for the dissolution of the Bavarian soldiers and work mens They demand the temporary reinstatement of the old Bavarian assembly as the only means of preventing allied occupation of the division of the water among the farmers under each They may acquire a of way for the laterals through a farmers land in much the same way as a railway com pany and that right of be longs to the so that tamper ing with ditches Is an This gives the elected trustees complete and it is believed It will re sult in a fairer distribution of the while at the same time the irrigation company will have an offi cial body to deal with in case of any trouble The meeting appointed commissioner of who was present and Paw secretary of the association to arrange for the formation of the six subdistricts under the act and the election of the The Coal daleLethbrldge Water Users associa tion will remain in existence to deal with larger matters of policy affect ing the Sam superintendent of the Irrigation system with head quarters was present atthe who claims the presidency of the meeting and assured the members hockey has issued a that the company was only too pleas statemrmt to the effect that profession ert to do anything to help along the a players who have played in the i organization and work with it to must not play hockey this winter j come the troubles of the il until they liavn secured his Speaking to the Herald ahout the which means that tho professional war Irrigation possibilities in Southern Al berta Pawson declared that the time would come when every second foot of water available in the rivers of the south would be utilized for that Dry land farmers are ho Thomas minister of finance and acting who was in Toronto handed to the Canadian calling attention to the things accomplished by the Union govern which on 17 received a mandate from the people of Canada to vigorously prosecute the war and carry out the policies for which the Union government was The statement refers to the national registration of last June as having proved of use In providing valuable information for the work of recon The maintenance of the munitions Industry ata high degree of efficiency by Increased agricultural production through the governments The additional taxation on war prof its and The expanding revenues oC the Do The evidence of prosperity ot the people in the big success of the Vic tory Bond Tie successful operations of the food TJijS authorization by the govern ment of the investigation by local municipalities of the high cost of liv with a view of regulating excess The adjustment of labor disputes among railway by a Canadian board of with reference to the Sewrice Aof nnd BCTTO other matters in connection with which Sir Thomaa White takes credit on be half of the Bya unanimous vote the municipal council ot Paris decided to confer up on President Wilson the title of Citi zen of VULCAN V Prom the The election of tflree councillors for tho village on Monday of this week reunited in Stack and Uncle being Roy son of and Joseph of and nephew of ot died at I noon at the ranch of Harry near The community or Reid Hill deeply sympathize with their new pastor tho Rlgln Brough and in the loas of their second Elgin Klmore who died of Pneumonia of a severe fol lowing up the Spanish caus ed the death of another of Vulcans young men in the person of Harry Ellsworth who passed away on December at Vulcan ns ho was generally was born in Mont gomery on the 9th of thus being 29 years and 9 monthe of A quiet nnd happy wedding took place at the home ot and Steven Forrester on Wednesday af December In the pres ence of only most intimate when Herbert Kltto was united in marriage to Jesse the Schrag The death occurred on Tuesday evening of this week of Tames David fiveyearold son ot and Donald their home near Radiator Leaking When your radiator leaks bring it to us for We have the best equipped shop in town for this kind of All radiators repaired under our different processes are guar anteed leakproof on leaving the Radiators put through differ ent processes of rins ing and boiling before Shop at tho f rear of Dallas Hotel on Lethbridge Radiator Repair Phone 309 Box 978 SERVICE STATION Motorists Your battery neefls Tery care ful attention during the cold Call Our Service and we will send for your bat tery and store same during the winter at reasonable at our uptodate Battery 811 7th Street Phone 616 VULCANIZING RETREADING We have a bargain to offer In 4 A FOR MONDAY RITCHIE 208 13th 8t Ellison Mills HOW MANY BEANS IN THI JAR The Hudsons Bay is giving away a Victory Bond tor the nearest is atiil ivairing as bitterly as The Toronto Hotkey clubs suit the Arena company of Toron to reached another stage this morning when the mastfrinchambers granted the formers stewards that the Arena produce nil their includinK a statement of tho Stanley Cup ginning to learn that land which is cropped for eight or ten years loses the properties which bind it and keep in court for It was a It from that they are be puto over the cui receipts that precip itated the present unsettled condition of affairs in pro who leased his players to the Arena claimed that he ehould have had u share in tho spoils of these Fn m OH I o a check for in full for the MAJOR FITZGERALD 4 FOR LEAFS PRESIDENT 4 President Major Fltzger of the Canadian who won tlif Military Cross for bravery and who in now over has bitm suggested as successor tu Farrell as president of HIP International League by James owner of HIM Toronto Fltu was sporting editor of a local paper before going to the front and is an old time once receiving a trial with tho ginning to think how they can it into grass for a couple ot years to re store the fibrous 1 know one Pawson who farmed dry land on a large scale at Chin a few years Ho wouldnt consider an Irrigation scheme Today he is buying up every acre of irrigated land he Southern Al berta ia a great country under dry land farming but it will be 100 percent more prosperous and Lethbridge will be five times as large when all the land capable of irri gation is under SPEND CHRISTMAS BACK HOME Imperial Limited to Montreal IN Eastern Canada Double Daily Train Service Dquble Dally Train Service TransCanada to Toronto Correspondino Fares to Comfortable Travel on Other Eastern Points the Worlds Greatest Highway Compartment Observation Standard and Tourist Excellent Dining Car Tickets sold during December are good for 60 Extension will be granted by a payment of for each extra fifteen FOR FURTHER INFORMATION AND RESERVATIONS TICKET PHONE 612 DISTRICT PASSENGER In honor of the soldiers of the name of Mount des Poilus Ivw been given to a mountain at the head of the Yoho British HOW MANY YARDS OF SILKINE OUR SHOW WINDOW Rylands are giving away a Kur Coat Free for the nearest Also threo other valuable A coupon with every sale of or If You Need New Tires SEE us We can save you Special reduced prices until Decem ber Come in and examine our BAALIM MOTOR BACK OF UNION BANK LEAVE YOUR OLD TIRES AND TUBES IN OUR RID CROSS BOX ;