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Lethbridge Daily Herald (Newspaper) - February 4, 1915, Lethbridge, Alberta FEBRUARY 4, 1915 THE LET Hit RIDGE DAILY HERALD PAGE TI1IIEE' FULLERTON NOT THINK JOHNSON-WILLARD SCRAP AT JUAREZ IS ON THE LEVEL WILLARD is ONLY A JOKE' ANY- WAY AS A HEAVYWEIGHY CHAMPION (By Hugh S. Full; "Match C, or thereabouts. -arc to leavu whether the birth-rate, a-s csti mated by Itanium, is still in effect. A i present most oi tht light fans and critics arc pointing their nostrils, toward Juarez and snitlling t-h3 south vest, wind suspiciously. I have bombarded with lbtlci> inquiring whether or not the figli' .scheduled to take place botwcpn Jac! and JESS Willard on thai date will on Uic level. 1 do nol know. H they want to what I that's' different. I think not excusing Willard irom any parl of it, 1 do not believe .Jack .Johnson will fight any man on the level. FRAMED-UP BATTLES Admittirifi Hiat Johnson manages- roach the ot the battle without arrested, what is the ovitlook? Johnson has been lighting framed up battles for vcars. Thz true inside story of ihe JeBries figlit has not heen told, iv as square BILLY MURRAY DEFEATED Hudson, rcb. my GlbboiiB of St. Paul was awarded n Jiowspujusi' decision over Fighting Billy Murray of San Francisco In a leu-round bout here tonight The men are middlewelgl.LB. 3 Th.3 fight Llsali protably -but the preceding events were rank. The champion framed France with John Johnson. British, and Krench critics accuse bim ol IraminR will, Frank- Moran and hint JJoran tried io something over and tailed. Johnson is utterly untrustworthy, lie has, for three years, in no condition to fight n real battle. Com- pared ivitli ihe ue_sfro that beat JcT- irics he is a-joke. ISven so, there was enough, of his tremendous physical power lelt to RO twenty rounds with IMoran. The big negro is inordinately ego- tistical. He never would to be beaten. out' that possibility. KD A JOKE Willard is a joke as a heavyweight champion. Tie has the she, the strength and the endurance, hut, as to-vcr, Johnson would mate Jiim look cheap. Ho has height and Johnson "never has fought a mas as tall as himself. Willard'a past record amounts to Jittla, He is slow, awkward 'and tele- graphs his His footwork is clumsy, and one continually fears lie stumble over his feet and break ill's neck. His sole chance of whipping Johnson, if they fight honestly, shat the negro is so far out oi con- dition that half-a-dozen others could do the same thing. The whole aflair. looks tiad. Jack Curlcy, Willard's manager, is the DR. ROLLER BEATS RERG Spokane, Wash., P. IttflL- or. who claims Mile as American oflaui- pion heavyweight wrestler, defeated John Berg or Spokane tonight, win- ning the last two out of three Berg won the first in three ininuLen and 10 seconds, using the flying mare, and double bar hold put on frcm front, Holler took the second in 49 minutes with a half nelson and crotch, anil the third In Hi minutes and 41 seconds, wilh a body B trad die and hammer lock. Roller weighed 221 and Berg .ITS. DIRECTUM I- SOLD Now York. X.Y-. l''eli T.. 1.58. llie woi-ld's champion pacei waft Bo'id by James BuLler lo HI. E Sturgss of this city, at a price said ti i not far from Directutn. I will be snipped from KirJcfvood, Del. tomorvow to Poughkeepslc, X.Y., to Join tbe training atahlc of Thomas W iirphy, Cirand Circuit driver, who ill prepare him for racine and ej tlon purposes the coming season. CUBAN WITH GIANTS New VorJr, NT.Y., Feb. (ha young plnyera of the New York Lionals have been ordered to report for spring training practice t.1 Marlin Tex., on February 128, it was announc- irt lodaj'. The regulars "will be started from here on February 25. Knillo Palmero, the jaunp Culrao left-handed pitcher, haa signed a con- tract for a, year with the Giants, it was slated. BOUT Montreal, AT MONTREAL Ireb- 3. Harry Con don o[ New York and Graver Hayeg of 'hiladelphfa, lightweights, fouefat to a. draw in ten fast rounds before the Montreal Sporting club tonight. Hayes iiitboEed hie opponent, although Con- Ion's aggressiveness earned him the draw decision. Hayes weighed HO i pounds and Condon chief promoter. Cutley promoted the notorious Gotch-Hackenschmidt wrest- ling iake in Chicago. To have a man- ager acting as head 01 the promoting syndicate is bad looking in itself. Summing up the "big; flght" looks more like a bis frost. JOHNSON ON 1 WIT New. Vorlc, N.Y., .Feb. A cable- received last night from Buenoa Ayrea sets at rent the rumor that Jack Joc.neoo not left the South Ameri- can capital. "Jchnson Bailed uom Bnenos Ayres on Januaiy ai on the steamer High- land Harris, boynd and announced that he Intended to fight Willard at says this message. This means that the black hea champion IB on the high eeaa and presumably IB trying to keep is appointment tc meet Will.ird on March 9 in the Mexican city Juet acroii tbe river from K ''Paso. Barring possible 'accidents .at sea all Johnson has to contend with in the effort to reach Juarez is General Carranu'B announced intention to use any meapi aeceuary to prevent him from retching Juarez and taking part in a project, that will enrich the Villa treasury by many thousands ot pesos. WILLIAMS BEATS WALLACE New York, N.Y., Feb. Wil- liams ot Baltimore, -world's bantam- weight champion who IB matched to meat Johnny JCilbane, the feather- veleM mieholder, met and defeated Eddie a Brooklyn feather- weight in a ten-round bout In Brooklyn last night. Williams weighed 119% anil Wallace Reinforce your defences with Bovrii Every one of vis is being daily attacked by the battalions of illness. Sometirncs they triumph, sometimes they are defeated. Colds, chills, influenza desperately endeavour to break down our resistance and pierce the line of defence. Unless you properly nourished, these enemies will find out your spot." Therefore strengthen your whole defensive line vritti Bovrii. It reinforces the hne of defence just at the at the rhat you need that reinforcement most. It must be Bovril THRONE SPEECH CONTINUED FIlOjM FRONT JJAGK 1 1C, H-. 2 IL, iSc. 4 u., IK 1 16 n, 13-50, su? BOXING IN DELAWARE o Be Staged Under Supervision Officers of Militia Dover, Del.. Feb. Fifteen round osiiig bouts will be legaJizcd in Del- aware by the passage of a bill intro- duced yesterday In the lower house ot legislature. The measure provides for the iippointrncnt of a, basing com- mission and stipulates that the propos- ed bouts may be staged only in armor- ies under the supervision o( officers of the miVitia. VICTORIA WON IN A KEEN OVERTIME GAME Victoria, B.C., Feb. most game of the Pacific Coast Hockey league series resulted in a vie- :ory here last night for Victoria, over Portland by a score of G to 5, the ;eanis playing- IS minutes overtime before the champions scored ihe win- ning tally. Portland appeared to have the pame won 111 the last period, but .he Victoria boys came through, with three brilliant .goals in the last ten minutes of play. KBIT scored the tie- ne goal tvjtbjii three minutes cf the !iniah. From the start to the end it vas strenuous hockey. Tins gives Vancouver a fairly comfortable lead in he championship race. T, MCCARTHY Albany, NY., Feb. 3.- WINS -Tommy il-c- Cartby of Montana outboied Dan (PorKy) Flyim of Boston In ten u terestiug rounds here last night. Heferea O'Reilly threatened several times to stop the fight because of slo-wuess. WINNER Don't Wear A Truss! After Thirty Ytari' Experience I Have Produced An Appliance Men, Woman or Children That CurM Rupture. I Send It On' Trial If yon have tried moat, everything else, come to me. .Where others fail JB where 1 have my greatest success. Send attached coupon- today and. I will send yon tree my illustraEed book HANDBOOK MAN ARRESTED IN BUTTE PUBLIC LJBRARY Mont.. Feb. clever ar- es t took place tbis morning, when Detective Ambrose surprised a hand- look maker at work in the reading oorns of tbe public library. When the elective swooped down on the race track man he was making out l.ste far today's races. At police head- quarten-the bookmaker gave bis name as Charles CURLING Tbe Walker trophy, one of ilie iour big emblems of the recent bcnspie! here, the final of irJiich was deferred to be played off al. the convenience of the two Fernie rinks who had it be- tween them, has been won by the Sherwood Herchmer i-ink. 'which de- feated the Olson Jink on .Monday night at Fernie. The prizes will he distri- buted for the event as foJ'cws: Herchmer, Fernie. Second Olaon Fernie. McCu'tloch, Lethbrldije. Fourth Afrd, Lethbridge. .Mixed games were in order last night ac the curling rink. In the ladies' games lor Mje Wright trophy Mrs. Aird beat, Miss D. Nim- mqns'fl lo 6 Mrs. Scatle beat 3fiss 5 to A. Bawden beat CLASSIC AUTO .RAGE Chicago, 111-, Feb. for a 500-mile automobile race on the Chi- cago apfiedway June haa been grant- ed by the American automobile ae ciation, ft was announced today. The racing: course IB being construct- ed in May-wood, a auburn. Purses ninp 'will be offered. FIVE TEAMS BUNCHED Chicago, 111., Feb. teams were bunched for -leadership in the -da> bicycle race, the leaders hav- ing covered miles at tue end of the 119th hour. The leaders were Moran-McNamara, Bgg-Verri. Drobach-Piercey, Corey- Corraau anrl I Think of It They are tryini; out we tennis in. Chicago: imagine trying ID voLley back at McLoughlin en skates. Miss Niuimons C to S Miss T. Pat- rick beat Miss Aird 6 to a. The scores ;ive evidence oi classy centers. SummiEt trophy contests saw Scott beat S. J. John Bruce beat D. D. Mc.Nabb, tt. S. Smith beat Gco. Staccy. Pagnuclo trophy games resulted in A. McCulbugh beating C. E. Car- jerry, ..W. J. Nelson beating John 3farnoch. Two rinks irom Taber will invaile ;be city for a lilt with James Am and W. L. Clark, iolderft Ot the Cad- illac Challenge Trophy. .Tlie challeng- ers are experts with, rocks. They are: Gordon Dixon, H. Ewin B. W. Wright; skip; Ales C. ,IC. T. Patterson, Dr. Leach, skip. Four gamee in the local competition will be played on sheets one and four at tbe same time'Friday night. 'Ice tonight will be devoted to nuelo and Summit trophies' events. The following are eiated to play. 7.15 T. R. Davidson vs. Hugh Scott (Sum James Aird vs. W. J. Nelson (Pag- nueloj. K. D. Johnson vs. George Stacey (Summit J. .T, Marnoch VB. John Bruce .1. Wales vs. C. E. Carberry (Pag- nuelol. J, F. Hamilton vs. Dr. H. Marre J. S. Smith vs. K- S. Smiib (Sum- Hugh Boyri vs. A. -MoCuNoch (Pag- WQUther conditions tvcrfi Iclcul. 'J'hu EUII Bliotic hrltihlly., the, ulr -wau wliiln wsiu ;iu cultre (ibeoncu of wind. Numrally poiiple took udvatitagu of (Iio nerfcct day lo conio out iu large nuiuborH LU BOG the Hliow, ot which the residents ol' ilio ciiiillal never seem to grow wetiry. Promptly at o'clock, tu Ihu ;sc- companlmniil. or thf! booming of guna Nnncjan PoliiL, H.H.H. thu DuUc of Connaughl, wiih I he Duchess, and es- r.orled by n Ijcdy of Ilia Princess nitie Dmgooii Guards, and attended by his new sliiff of aides, drove, (o the Purlhunent bulldlngH, 'wliRre they I'CCGived by a iletaciimcnt ot the ODVcruor-Gencrar.s fool guards. The Guards stood m altcnlion while the (Vovernor-G'cnora'i and euler- etl the Stato chamber. 'he Guards, in their brilliant red uniforms, and Hie Dragoons, v.-ilh thoJr ving plumes, seemed, more than r to belong lo tlic so used have the public been since the out- break or war, lo the khaki of tue sol- r an active service; Within the Senalc aod Ihe House of Commons chamber the scenes were about same an usually witnessed. The Duke, on the vice-regal throno, was tiutroutided by Pi-Ivy CouiiciJlors in tlieii1 uniforms and bv l-hc ollicers of the headquarters' staff. In the commons there was a large oi members despite the absentees al the front and the fact that four .01 five members recently elected could not take their scats, ihe writs not having been returned. S. Scol-l, oi South Waterloo, was in- U'Qrlijci'ri, Sows of them were here and wc.irc intctesLeil witnesses of the from th2 galleries. Short- ly alter o'clock 0. C. Blackrod Itnockcd on the- doois of the Commons and summoned Ilio Speaker anil the Commoners to i-he Senate Chamber, tiie Spccrli from the Throne was read by His Royal Highness. No Change in the West CONTINUED FROM FRONT PAG-K The statement in (he Russian offi- cial report that there lias been fight- to the southeast of Uzsok Pass, fa the Interior o[ Dukhi Pass, and to the south o( Dukla Pnss, indicates the ex- tent ot Uie struggle for Uie possession of these important strategic points. The attempt of a German submar- ine, as officially reported, to torpedo the British hospital ship Astarias, has attracted, a great deal of attention In where it is strongly con- demned. Homer Mac, the well-known hainoss torse, 'owned by J. W. McClain, o Let'hbridge, captured' the bis event o the Ottawa ice raoei Tuesday. Look: FREE FOR ALL PURSE J500 Homer 1.1 I 3'2 3 (Mathiesoo) 4 3 2 Tenses Point Boy also van. Jfellrt G. is an Alhcria horss l wiae the Indian and Alpha Dell, which horses led in the third race 'ol tin-'card, to 'AND PACK Purse 4300 The Indian (Noble) t t 2 Alpha-Dell (Luscia) 1 Lady Halford (Vance) 3 3 .ffillikoi, Captain Peeler also ran i- EIGHT-ROUND BOUT St. Feb. Brandt of Brooklyn outpointed Johimy of Brooklyn, ID an elgiit- TOu'nd bout here jiishl, Tho tint three rqundi oven. The reinalnd- tr faror. The men In at. 118 at. Uic rLligtidu. The qboyc It C. E. Brooki, inventor of the Appliance, who cured him iftlf and who now giving the benefit of hij experience. If ruptured, write him today, at Marshall, Mich. on.Rupture and its showing my Appliance and giving you prices ani names ot many people who have Jt and were cured." It iuBtint relief when all others fall. Remem- ber, I use no salves, no barney a uo HOB. I aend on trial Lo prove "what I aay is true. You are the and once having Been my illustrated hook And read .ft you will be aa. entUuaicitlc aa my hundreds of patients vhote let- ters you can also read. Pill out free coupon below and today. It's well worth yeur time whether you iry my Appliance or not I FREE INFORMATION .COUPON Mr. C. E. 210IA llslt St., Minhlll, Mich. Pluie send me by mill, in plain wiwpftr. yonr illustrated hoot Slid full; information stiout Tour Appltance for the cure ot rupture. Address City ...........State DON'T FORGET OLD COUNTRY FOOTBALL London, Feb. are yes- .erday's results1 First League MiddUeEborough ;i, Bradford Ciiy 0. Second League 0, Clapton 3. Southern League Watford 2. Southend 1. YONA LANDOWSKA THE FAMOUS RUSSIAN DANCER WILL APPEAR FOR THE LAST TIME TONIGHT LN TIIK A Powerful Dramit in Three Paris FRIDAY FRIDAY THE SIXTH EPISODE OF MABEL'S NEW JOB A REEL KEYSTONE COMEDY ALL THESE EXTRA ATTRACTIONS ARE AT THE (DBPHEUM I EMPRESS EVERY STORY A FEATURE TODAY This is Your Last Chance to see Pretty, Vivacious Marguerite Clarke in the -Famous Player Paramount Picture "WILD FLOWfeli" (in four iwrls) A KEYSTONE COMEDY and'A CARTOON DRAWING OF THE WAR, featuring Kaiser Bill'and Lord Big Hit Friday and Saturday The Broadway Star Feature in Five Parts "THE HOUSE NEXT DOOJR" Featuring Frankie Mann and Ethel. Clayton." On Monday and Tuesday for Two Days M. V. Smith in The Beat Ballads. Coming W. R. Scott of the City Bakery in Song. War PicturesZl Bijou Theatre 'Tonight, nmnrrfl and omorrow, Saturday Motion pictures taken on the firing line; and authorized by the Belgian Government SpAcikl tchoel malinea each day at IO cants Continupui from 2 to 11 We open our floors to the Pobllcinafew Days, for all who apprec- iate pd Vau- deville to-Plays, w- MAJESTIC THEATRE Next Monday Feb. 1 Four Days Starting 3.00p.m. Matinee Daily 8.30 p.lll; THE WORLD'S MOST will be wait- ing for you. Come to the Popular, Hew Theatre, GUM HABIT ORPHEUM THEATRE ANNETTE KELLERM4H fffPTUNfSMUGHtm THE MODERN VENUS IN A Pictorial Triumph 1000 PEOPLE IN THE CAST Spteial Stage Setting and MuGical Accompaniment POPULAR Nights (All Recerved) 25c; Children 15c. PRICES) 15c; Children -10c. Special School.Children's Matinee Afternoon at 4 o'clock. 10e to All Paris of the Theatre.. Seats.Now Being Reserved For All Night Performances at MEDLEY DRUG CO. AM. LEAGUE MEETING Yorlt, Fet. addition to the adoption of the -playing schedule for the coming season, sweral otlici maUers oi importance will occupy attention oi the American .'league club owners during their meeting .which will begin here tomorroir. The players' limit rule, which was changed it the National league an- ival meeting ncre last Ucremter, will IB considered, and it is probable that 'resident Johnson's league will adopt ;hc 31 player maximum also. The I lies lion of abolishing tlic.'itraft: rule rom the class AA clubs be di usscd. ;