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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - February 6, 1913, Lethbridge, Alberta LETKBKIDGE Thursday, February 6, 1913 JACK ROGERS V ON FOUL IN 4TH LETHBRIDGE RINK BRINGS BACK THE Two Trophies Coming Here from Granbrook Bonspiel --Other Trophies "Stay at Home IT IS UP TO THE FANS It is not meet that the baseball destinies of Lethbridge should be left in the hands of a few of the old guard, and therefore, it be4 hooves all who are interested In the game's promotion here to turn out at the meeting tonight at the Dallas Hotel, from 7 o'clock to 8. There are hundreds anxious to see baseball In the professional form,, but are conspicuous by their absence when their shoulder is need- ed at the wheel. It is up to them \yhether baseball shall go here or not, and their attendance at the meeting tonight Is earnestly solicited by the local club directorate. A meeting of the Western Canada league Is called for tomorrow in Medicine Hat, where Lethbridge must state its position, or draw in its horns and beat a re- ' treat to the bush.. Hence the meeting tonight. ii .f; (Special to Herald) Crauhrook, Feb 6.-Play was contin oed iii bonspiel competitions last night and. this morning under the same perfect''Conditions as the previous days. "InvibeJtfagrath. trophy Shepherd's rink defeated Bruce and will play the winner of McLeod vs. Aird in|the final, both games to be played'. In Lethbridge. The Hoggarth cup remains in Cranbrook. lii ,the "Walker cup Aird met defeat from Wilson, Cranbrook. MaoLeod showed great form and generalship, and., took revenge on Wilson's legal? partner, Parvmer,Fernie. "Wilson, ofj Cranbrook, and MacLeod, Lethbridge/ are'now playing a great game In tbs final with Wilson slightly In the lead. , In the Grand challenge, Johnson, fernie, beat Wanless,; Lethbridge and i^eph^rd'-s Lethbridge rink defeated Aird's; - In the'-final ' Shepherd won easily,. Johnson giving up. " ;? BONSPIEL CLOSES ; ftiGpanbrookj F^b. 6.-The Walker Onp--remains in. possession of Cran-brook curlers; Wilson- defeated Mac-leod of Lethbridge, and brought the ibnspjel to 'ai close this afternoon. The bonspiel was a grand success and furn-is^edtv plenty of excitement for the competitors. A roarin' banquet was jjelfi last night in ihonor of the visitors. '.. ;,' , . , � � NO - LUCK IN THE BATTLER'S ............. WEDDING DIAMOND "TO I Defeated Jack Sorenson But Couldn't " Knocks Him Out ;/Bacine,\ Wis., "Feb. 5.-"Battling" Nelfon, wearing his wedding diamond, inside his glove,,for ten rounds, .tp-nfjai, did Ws'iiteiOBE'to knock* out Jack Sorenson, local "lightweight, ;an� failed. Nelson walloped, uppercut ^Sd^sjashed his opponent ceaselessly tHe^ entire distance, scoring three knockdowns, ^ut could not produce v the extra ounce to end the bout # Si ' 7Mq�;-,CU�AN it WONU AMERICAN - OHE8S CHAMPIONSHIP 'Ptovn Himself Master of the Masters WIllL PLAY IN CALGARY, THEN GO NORTH TO EDMONTON PLAYING BY THE WAY / EST1NSIER BOYS PLAY G000 HOCKEY CENTRALS AND FLEETWOODS VICTIMS IN SCHOOL LEAGUE GAMES YESTERDAY Mr. C. E. Painter, of Taber, was a visitor In the city yesterday and called on the Herald. Mr. Painter ac-conipanied the. Taber hockey team to j Calgary on their recent trip, and re-jpbrted the matnh for the Herald. He is confident that Taber can beat the Shermans of Calgary when the teams meet again, [which will be next Monday, in all probability, and according 'to Mr. Painter,- Calgary people are afraid such'will he the case. ''The 'Chefs' never created a better impression thai} when they tied the Shermans, Calgary's premier hockey team, the other ,night, and a great crowd will be o.ut at the next match," said Mr. Painter. ( The 'Chefs' will make a tour of the north pext week, playing in the principal towns along the line of march to; Edmonton,; where they wiil cross sticks with the lhest they have in the: capital . Two hockey games of thci School League were played off yesterday, tho j Westminster boys "being victors once more by large margins, The morning ganva was played at Westminster rink,-Central vs. V minster "B", resulting in a score 13-0. in favor of the home team'. The afternoon game at Central rink Fleetwood vs. Westminster 13 resulted in a score of 12r3, in favor of Westminster. Kobisnn, playing point tor Fleetwood, was the star of the team; his careful work preventing a much larger score. Westminster Qt eleven miflSmi'im S�d two lost, two games (*.v';^^lnVana one defeat: Frank J. Mar. '"''""m. w^q,opposed Capahlanca in the -'vena* titer. ,P^d ft careful ^'�8l!^W yrm?& to"i�op�rdlze his chMHfi5'ofVwc,ondpri!9e, the. result be, �lf|f^'a''^M.,wn 'same," *f�-htA�n after eighteen GIGANTIC CR088-COUNTRY RUN ay Sprint-froni Coast to Coast- fTon Thousand Boys to Half-Mlle Each Run fes-'^J^jK,-Angeles, Feb. 5.-Ten thousand ^�ijoy. athletes scattered across thirteen '^iafW- !?inS b^t^een New YorK and r-l^&'.'FTanciaco, will run in half-mile relays from the Atlantic metropolis, to W � Philadelphia, Feb. 5.-If James Thorpe fails as a professional baseball player he will become a professional pugilist if certain local fight promoters have.their way. There is {^movement on foot here now, started by close friends of Harry Edwards, the "'fight, club owner and manager, to get Thorpe to sign a contract placing himself absolutely under the care of a-competent trainer and boxer. Harry Bdwards .discussed the matter today from the. standpoint of a fight promoter.  �- � . � � '�� "There is no reason 'why Thorpe should not be trained to become a heavyweight, chamriion," said Ed- wards. "He has shown' that he has the nerve and his all-round ability in athletics, shows that he has the brains He excels in almost everything he attempts. He has a magnificent physique, and he has the weight. Put him in the hands of.a capable trainer and there is no telling- what he would do. I believe he has the mailing of a first-class pugilist in him.'.' According to. the plans," which are EtllJ in a formative state, Thorpe will get a guarantee of a lzrge salary for five years, whether he makes good or not, Besides this, he will receive a percentage of the profits in every battle in which he takes part/ Cardston, Feb. 5.-Magrath, 5; Cardstcn, 0, was what the. score board read after the hockey match last night. The Magrath team arrived on the local; and the game began about 9 o'clock. Both teams were in excellent trim, and the few spectators thnt turn-Ed ^oBt were given the worth of their money. . Magrath had tho stars, though, and the puck was not in play long till this was quite apparent. Men like Beasley~ are tco fast for most teams in'the west, and pitted against Cardston, with their little practice, victory was an .easy matter.-Scott 'abd � ..-Mathiesao,' for ;Magrath' also played good hockey. Cardston's defence was the strongest part of its team. Lynn played a good game at point, and.Sugdon on left wing, showed that he knew the game.' Where Cardston fell down was in lack of practice. The pace got too fast and they went behind. The ice-was good, but the light poCT for hockey. Following is the line-upi Magrath-A. Mercer; goal;. Mathie-son, point; J. Miercer, cover; Scott; centre; Beasley, rover; Loucka, right, and Guess, left. Cardston-^Rowe, goal; Dr. Lynn, point; Scott, cover; Davis,1 centre; BuTton, rover; Dr. Amos, right, arid Sugdon, left. Rsferee-Dr. Christie, Quebec, Feb. 5.-This evening the Stanley Cup holders turned the tables on their old rivals, the Wanderers, by defeating them by the close' margin of one goal, the malch ending, Quebec 4, Wanderers 3. The first period was hotly contest-ed, the play being both fast and even, the Wanderers having slightly the best of it, but in the other periods the Quebec men were certainly well to the fore. In the second periqd Boyes was giv en a major penalty for striking Hall on the head with his stick. For Quebec, Moran, Crawford, Mummery and Hall were the stws. Boyes, O. Cleg horn and Ross shone for the Wanderers. .The Line-up: - Quebec-r-Moran, goal; Mummery point; Hall, cover; Crawford, rover Malone, centre; Marks, right, and Smith, left., Wanderers - Boyes, goal;, Ross, point; S. Cleghorn, cover; Russell rover; Ryland, centr$; 0- Cleghorn right, and Roberts, left. Referee--John Brerinan; Judge of play, D. Power. ai.d -'-.I, MAN KNOWN AS HUMAN FISH IS,COMING HERE ,'H. H. Carson, international instructor of; the Y.M.C.A., wiU^be here on February 10, and will remain here till the 25th, jiving instructor in the aquatic art Mr. Carson js knoNs^n as the human fish, and has world-wide1 reputation. He claims to be able to teach a novice his chosen profession in three lessons, and will.be here to demonstrate this fact to all who care to become swimmers. The Y.M.C.A. pool will be given over to-Mr. Car-tson for the purpose, and members will be able t�. tr ke advantage of learn Jng to swim at a nominal fee. This is tJN^fhe chance for members of the local''aquatic association. CARMANGAY BANKERS �*�.� WERE VICTORIOUS Defeated Champion An Editor in Team, 7 to the Game BOUND TO,,BE A BOXING B0UT\QF RARE CLASS Sari. FTanciB.co, Los Aqgeles and San t ,'Die^p, in 1915, if plans formulated by Hiftrry. D, Cross, secretary of the boys' sf-r departnient of the Y. M. C. A. in Los ^.ygeleB are carried out. fi^^&M^.'CrjJM said today that if his plan fM*^.iput into operation, the boys ''' -:W Hoppe, 18.2 balk-line billiard champion to-i night succeEsfulJy defendefl' l-.s title by defeating George Sutton,.5of Chicago, by the score of 600 to [iOl. Hoppe wade only 14 '-in b,ls first three innings, .but then settled/ down and rolled off some heautifurpiUfara's '-open table pjay for the mpst part. His drives- for position wer^ almost Perfect, 'while, his close nursing at times was splendidly 'e^eauted. In his fourth turn at the tablet'Se,'nettad. 117 points, falling down on.'' a single cushion cross-table shot j ' Carmangay, Feb, 6.-The bankers of Champion and Carmangay clashed in a hockey struggle here yesterday, and when the fray was over, the visitors 'were vanquished, 7 to 3. Each team played a non-banker^, the/edltpr of the Carmangay Sun, ffillng the nets' for the local rubber chasers. CHANCE LEAVES HOME. TO ASSUME HIS DUTIES I BLUE SHIRTS SHUT SENATORS OUT-CROWDS AGAINST NEW BRAND OF GAME Montreal, Fob. 5.-In a gamo starting under .the rules of the National Hockey Association and finishing under those of the Marquis of Queens-bury, the Tecumsolis fought paid to roughing' on''the part, of the Canadicns responsible for their defeat. The line-up : V "Tecumsehs-Nicholson, \ goal ; G McNamara, --pointI-I.- McNanma' cover; Throop, wing ;-H. Smith, em-tro-,; Gaul, rover ; Longfellow, wing. �. Ganadiens-Vcfcinay goal; Dubeau, point; Laviolette/ cover; Pitrie, wing; Berianquettc, centre; Povey, rover ;, D. Smith,-wing. heferee-Eddie Philips Reg. Pcrcival. . , .... 81.00 18.00 26.00 27.04 Bran, per ton .. � �� � Shorts, per ton .. ..� *. Oats, per ton, 8aek�o1 Rolled Oats .................. Vegetable*: Potatoos, per cwt. Beets,,pet lb............... Carrots, per lb............. Turnips, per lb.. ,.t.............. Onions, per lb................... ......�i Butter �nd KflB"' Dairy butler .. ..'. #� Creamery buttet ...... Eggs, fresh ..............: l-!ve, per cwt. .. �<��� � DrePBed. por �wt .'. .. .� . Cattle or tne Moor: Steers, per. pound .. .. . Steers, dressed, per lb.-.. Cows, per pound ...............b� Cows, dressed, per pound Hoot: X-:,.. ''\ Dret-sed. per lb. .... �� Live, per pound. .. .. ..  Hldoa: Creen, per lh. ....... 0.08 to 0.09^ Cured.......... .. 0.09 to 0.09% Dry.........;....., 0,10 "to 0,15 Sheep pelt, earn........ 0.25 to 0.75 9.19 , 0.03 , o.oa .01$ .oil o.n 0.23 0.1S 0.13 o.ia 0.3* 0.SB 0.45 6.0� ll.Ot 6.09 0.11^4 M .19 o.ll! OS^-J THURSDAY'S GRAIN MARKETS grain that the Winnipeg, Man., Feb. 6.-The mnrkets today were as follows Wheat- Open May................... 88 July ........................... 89* Oats-May .................. .;....... 36fc July ........................... Fiax- .....:..... l.aa*' ..................... 1.23i  Cash Prices Wheat- 'No. 1 Nor. ...... No. 2 Nor. ....... No. 3 Nor. ...... No. 4 .......'.. No. 5 .......... .. Nfl. 6 ......... ...,.-.; . JTeed.................. it) Winter Wheat-- was No. 1 ......... ...... No. 2 .........: ....... No. 3 .....- No. I ......-. Oats- Z ; No. 2 C. W. ....... No. 3 a. w...... Ex. No. 1 Feed No. 1 Feed ...... No. 2.Feed Barley- Assistant, v'J0- '3 No., i Los Angeles, "Oal., Feb. 5.-Frank Chance announced tonight that he wlU leave tomorrow morning for New York, to assume his duties as manager of the New York American team. He will stop over a day in Chicago. Not Made for Him Swell Youth (to cab driver)-"Say, cabby, will you drive me to the station?" Cabby-"Yuss, old buck, if the 'ar. ness will fit yer."- Toronto, Feb. " 5.T-Tb� Toronto* have come into their own. The blue shirts handed Ottawa one of the most decisive beatings of the-year at the Arena tonight, a shut out; at that. Ottawa never had a look in at any stage of the game. Ridpath's men had the-play; for fifty-five minutes out of the hour, and the final score was 2 to 0. It was Toronto's first home fixture under the seven-men style, and it is safe to say that the crowd was anything but pleased with the brand of hockey offered. Seven-men hockey as played by the amateurs Is good, but the seven-men games of the professionals are not. , .The players were in each other's r ay all night, and no combination was tried. Tho thrilling rushes that featured the earty season's play were impossible. Six-men hockey is Toronto's choice. The line-up: Frank Neighbor, of the Toroutoa, improves 'with every appearance. His playing in the last two games < has been nothing short of sensational, Toronto-Holmes, goal; Marshall, point; Cameron, cover; McGlfftn, rover; Wilson, centre; Davidson, right, and Neighbor- left. Ottawa-Leseur, goal; Lake, point; Merrill; cover; Ronan, rover; Dennl' son, centre; Broadbent, right, and Darrngh, left. ROUSING SMOKER TOMORROW NIGHT Overseas Promise-Good Time to Al Who Attend-Football Outlook � ."� ' Good The presentation of medals, won, by the Overseas club last season will .take place tomorrow night at" 8:30 p.m..in the Sons of Englahd hall.. The boys have .arranged a smoker in connection witb^tuo above, and it is-.-to-.be hoped rail--who can will on-; deayor to attend, and so help stimulate1 :fche-interest which is already-gathering for the coming season, , FOOTBALL PROSPECTS There is, considerable talk of a league : being formed' - for this saason, which will ,-even-surpass-..the one of last year. There is lots of new blood in the town,. and. .soccer enthusiasts can look forward tp the coring season, expecting to see some good old battle royals- again. Dr. Stewart and other well known gentlemen will be there tomorrow night. Everybody come and have a good time. It' will be a rouser. Rejected Feed ....... Flax-No. IN. Wheat-Ma v......... July ........ Sept........ May . July Sept. EVENLY MATCHED, London, Feb. 6,-*-No result / Was reached In the replayed ''cupytie bV-tween Bristol Rovers' and.' Norwich City, two southern clubs contesting for entry into the.third,,roun(d-;S6 the F. A. Cup, for, "although extra time was played, the game ended in- an* oOiwirvfM '�tafc'<|^1ii--,�idfc  ,�"' -'.� BARBADOES WON AGAIN Marylebone Went Down First Inn'nas Fast in Barbadoes, Feb, 5,-r-The ' Marylebone. cricket club of London, again met defeat in the cecond match of .their- tour today. The Bj^rta'dlpfis el-#en. won wjtb more thsin op.^ Inijin^ �Jo 8Bp,re. Tho Maryiebohes sqireij 6? in the first inning, and 372 fa M&K second. Barbadoes ran up a count of 447 in their single Innings, of which