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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - February 7, 1921, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETHBRtDGE DAILY HERALD MONDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 1921 BRINGING UP FATHER By G. McManus I TXMT HWT TO TVUMK rr- Does ALL TUB IN A HURRY? Tills recUurunt Is tile iilucu for a "quick lunch." The same excellent load is coi'vftd ut our counter HH at luljl'iii, and there Is uu waithiB. WE HAVE A SERVICE TO PLEASE EVERYONE, THE SIL VER GRILL Blairmore Has Best fence to Cinch Crow League Which Winds Up This Week Coleman and Lethbridge However Still Have Chance T- _.. i i j To Tie with the League Leaders Dope. CROW'S NEST PASS HOCKEY LEAGUE STANDING (February 5th, 1921) Played Won Lost 9 9 8 8 8 8 2 (5 6 Team Blairmore Coleman Lethbridge Taber..... Macleod Pincher "Finis" will likely be written on the Crow IlocUey League this "week un- less the almost impossible happens. A glatiL-e JIL ihu above table of the league standings and goal averages Tells the tale. Every team in the lea- Sue lias now played at least eight games, acd the two Crow teams nine each. Blairmore Should Win. Blairmore practically has the cbem- T.ionship cinched. By -winning next tale. .Wednesday night 1'rom Macleod on Macleod Ice, the Barbour crew cannot lie beaten out ot the mug. But there have been some up- in the dope lately for which the faun were not surprised, so that a number of possibilities which would sive the league a whirlwind wind-ui> loom up. Uoleraan and Lelhbridge both have a chance to tie it up with 'Blairmore. for a chance to fight it off in a series of home and home games to decide the final renting place of the cup In this league. Lethbridge had two games to play: the Coleman protest on Blainuore ice next Friday night and the Ptochor game here Tuesday night. If Lethbridge takes both these games, iind Macleod beats Blairmore OKI the tricky Macleod rink on Wed- nesday night, Lethbridgo and Blair- aore will, be tied for first place. On the other hand. C'oiemaa heats Lethbridge in the protest game next Friday night, and Blairmore drops game to Macleod, Coleman and Blairmore will he on eTen footing at ihe top of the heap, ami a series ot boma and home guraes will be order-; Southern between these two teams to decide boasted, which shall be the Herald-Journal cup I Coleman, defender. The dope, therefore, reads that the ratio of chances for the three top position teams to win are tUairmore Coleman 2, Lethbridgo 1. For 53 37 46 26 30 26 Agst. 19 22 34 41 49 52 P.O. .777 .667 .625 .375 .250 .250 BUirmore's Good Record. On the showing of the teams to date in the matter of goals scored against each, Blairmore is easily lead- er, their record being only a little over two eacli gurae. This Is a won- derful record for the Rnynas-Turaer- Barbour combination. Coleman stands next and Lethbridge next. So. while it's just about all over but the shouting, anything is liable to happen, and this week will tell the Coleman Must Play Off With i ,11 1 Lethbndge Fn. Protested Game Ordered Replay- ed at Action on Blairmore Protest Upheld Lethhridge and Coleman play off their much-protested game ill Blair- more ou Friday evening, Feb. 11. This was the decision of the meet- ing of the Crow Leasiio executive held at Macleod on Saturday, and as a result or the decision, some big games may yet be staged in the best league Alberta hockey has ever some new blood in a hurrv. too. or the grand old same is likely to be dead as the Eighteenth Amendment. Utah's foremost citliens: Brig- ham Young and Jack Dempsey. Charges President Long With Being Protest Brought Before Executive of President sues Statement. Is- Well Roasted. Beef. Burletoti. Peanuts. Dry Officials. Lamb. The Blue BEWARE! BEWARE! good, ye players of The Game, Stay in the righteous path, Or you will know, and you will feel, The Judge's fearful wrath! You must not play with deuces wild, Keep off the game of Or you will learn, with sobs and squawks, I The Big Judge holds the Joker! Lay off the the Quit rolling, stop the Or you will doom yourself to get A most tremendous raking! And when the ponies run their rounds Just hold your bet 'For If the Judge hears of a bet, He simply won't forget it! Be good, re players of The Came, Stay in the righteous path, Or you TV-ill know, and you will feel The Judge's fearful wrath! About Batteries Is 'Uiete teafiy suty ffif. Cxrao in batteries? Yes, but ttate are really tally two kinds of batteries. Tbcee with wood separators ead those with Threaded Rabbet Is Threaded Rabbcr In- snlitkja the only feature tint pats the Wiuard Threaded Rub. ber Battety ahead of the dnury automobile battery? A. By no meant. The laid Threaded Rubber Battery baa all the improvements that have crown out of Willard's years of specialization in build- ing starting, lighting and igjli-. tiuo batteries. Auk about it, SCARLETT SERVICE STATION 311 7TH ST. SOUTH LETHiRIDGE, ALBERTA. PHONE eis. Willard strongly supported by Blairmore, came to tile meeting to put up a big fight for the gains which had been protested liy Lethhridge. They presented a strong case, but the older members of tho league evideut- ir felt that Coleman, in refusing to finish two sames this season, should he disciplined and tlio order for a re- play of the game on neutral ico was the result. The Blairmore Protest, I The Blairmore representative. T-I. Chappell, also made a strong pro test against the action of the league president in disallowing the Blair- j more protest against the playing of j Grant by Lethbridge in last Wednes- i day night's game. In this he was snp- ported by the Coleman delegate, but again the older members of the lea- j yue, after hearing the president's statement of the case, supported by a letter from Judgo Jackson, A. A. U. i governor, ruled that the action of the president, bo sustained. A warnin was then issued by the president that hereafter, all protests against the de- i cision of referees will be thrown ont as fast as thoy are received. The ent method of supplying referees for j Barnes is not at all satisfactory, the i president said, but it wag the best i that could hn done, considering the league's and for the sake of the spurt and the protection of the public which pays Us money to see hockey games, th'; referees, as the league's representative on tiie ice at nil he Kupportofi in tlieir rulings. Schedule Revision Tho schedule for the remainder of the licasun drawn up as follows: Feb. at IxMhbridso. Feb. at Taber. Blairmoro at 'Feb. vs. Coleman at -Ulairmorc. (Protest game.I Feb. at Mucleod. (Post- poned gamo.) ;After the mailers in dispute liad been cleared away, the ineetinR di.s- j eussed for some lime tho question of better organisation for next year. Water seeks its proper level, And, as a rule, tastes like the devil. VISIONS. A championship club for the White Sox of 1921. Palntiess chickens. Griddle cakes like mother used to make. Reduced retits. 12-cent gasoline. A perfect bowling score. Blairmore, Alberta, February 3rd, 1921. To the Sporting Editor, Lethbridge Herald. Dear Sir: With reference to the article published by the Lethbridge Her. aid on this date, stating the decis- ion of President Long, of the Crow's Nest Pass Hockey Lea- gue, to throw cut the protest handed to the referee on the ice before the Lethbridge-Biairtnore game of February 2nd, 1921, we beg to state that we are prepared to challenge the powers of the President In this action; this pro- test must be laid before the ex- ecutive of the League for consid- eration. We are further prepared to car- ry this protest to the Alberta Branch of the A. A. U. of C., if necessary; we consider that this step will probably be compulsory for the reason that President Long is a LetKbridge man, and therefore naturally opposed to our protest. We Issue this statement only as a preliminary one, and with the sole object in view of protect- ing cur supporters in Lethbridge well as Blairmore and other towns. Please give this statement good prominence on your sport- ing page, and greatly oblige, Yours very truly, Btairmcre Hockey Club, per W. H. Chappell, Jr., Pros. When shown the above letter, the league president stated that the ac- tion of the league executive on Sat- urday in upholding his ruling was the most satisfactory answer he could Taber would live up to the hopes of Lethbridge and come out the victors hut Blairmore after they had got their stiffened limbs loosened up com- menced to dash those hopes to the wall and in a hard fought game beat the visitors hy four goals to two. Barbour walked through with nil stiff knee ev'rything" and pushed in two of the goals for his team while little Tony Valprava got in one and Billy Turner got the other. McFar- land of Taber made some great dash- es to the Blairmore goal and once succeeded in beating both Harbour and Turner only to flnd that Rhynas was still in goal. Taking the game ail round it was one of the cleanest that Las been played on this ice. The Taber boys were entertained to supper at the residence of Mrs. Raool Green after the game everyone tried to make them feel at home in the same manner that Taber did when Blairmore paid them a visit. The winning of this game pnts Blairmore back to their rightful place at the top of the league for de- spite the crowiug of the reporter on the Lethbridge game, Blairmore is without doubt the best team in the league. Possibly it is late in the day to pass remarks on the Leth- bridge-GIairmore game hut we must say that the league leaders clayed a hard luck game all through on that occasion. It must be admitted that on points the Blairmore team were tho winners but t'. elr hard luck at the Lethbridge goal lost them the game as far as the scoring went. That was some write up the Leth- bridge Herald reporter gave on that game. It took up three columns of the space ol that valuable paper and it was all about what the Lethbridge players did and how fine they handled the game when really most of the game was Blairmore's. We also have seen the write up on the Jlacleod-Lethbridge game, possi- The annual winter pastime of sell- Ing Home Run Baker seems to have been lost, mislaid or stolen. Copyright National Newspaper Service. Blairmore Takes Taber Into Camp; Tops League Again CURLING CADILLAC CUP McNABB AND DUFF SKIPS "They got it." That's sufficient: any curler understands exactly wha! is meant. The Cadillac Cup has been "It" for just two years now, and there has been a number of endeavors to tag it, but all proved unsuccessful til! Saturday the 5th. The Cadillac Cup left Lethbridge in March of 1919 when the Stewart and Arthur Young rinks came from Mac leod and lifted It. The Cadillac Cup is a two rink com- petition, and when Stewart and were defending, it was like saying it was in a safety deposit vault. The Stewart rink, three brothers and Alex McDonald, are more than! locally famous, havinjc visited Calgary and Winnipeg spiels and ahown with credit on every occasion. The other rink of the defenders needs no intro- duction in Southern Alberta. Arthur Young's fame Is as old ILK the game in this part of the curling world; then ho had "Dad" Stewart the curling an- cestor and proud parent of the Stew- j art rink; D. O. McKeniie, goiter and curler, also well known. The Cadillac Cup was well chaper- oned we say. Bat the old story of the pitcher and the broke at last. All Records Soccer Contest Again Broken Prize Money This Week Will Be Go For An- other Jump All records have again been broken In the Herald's football competition and this week the prize money will go up to f7S, the largest yet paid by this com- petition. This money will be di- vided prize money next Satur- day. Stick with this competition.- It is growing every week; you al- wayi have the.same, chance of winning every week .and .the priz- es are growing more valuable. Get your friends to conic in.. Each will cost twenty-five cents and this must be sent In In cash postage atamps..... versily team here on Saturday by to 24. VARSITY GIRLS HOOP CHAMPS KINGSTON. Feb. Uni- versity won the championship of the Two of the strongest rinks that' inter-collegiate basketball lea- left this city drank a case of sue by defeating .the. O_uee.n's TJni- Coca Cola and swore an oath that ihey would not return empty handed. Dongal McNabb and Donald Duff were the skippers who were piloting tho raiders; both rinks bbnspiel timber. Lethbridge curlers were pretty posi- tive Macleod would be minus some silverware after the two Scotsmen went visiting. These games are 1G enders and the low scores show it was a battle. Bach Lethbridge rink vron by 3 points, being 6 up on the round. McNabb was drawn against Stewart and Duff aga'nst Young. This s how they aud who got HcNabb skip.. 15 O. Stewart skip 12 HOCKEY RESULTS ST. PATS 10, CANADIENS 6 TORONTO, Feb. Patricks found little difficulty in defeating Canadians ot Montreal here Saturday night 10 to 6. As a result, they have more, than an even chance.for the hy the same writer. This report i M. Freeman on what was the greatest defeat ot! D. H. Yate the season was in a hall: column although there was far great- er scope for a writer on this gam< than on the Blairmore defeat. The Macleod team whicL up to that time had won only one game got out and beat the Lethbridge team which only few hours before were boasting of being the best team in the At the time of the Lethbridge win over Blairmore the Lethbridge Her- ald said, "It was a great victory." Why not give the Macleod team equal lionors in fact it was double and treble the victory for that team to beat Lethhridge. The tablo showing the standing the _ LUC ntamiiiig LUC Blairmore Correspondent Tells j standing in the District Hockey Lea- IN CITY LEAGUE New Regulations Will Do Away With Postponed Games in Future Tonight at. the Coca Cola and Giants meet in the city bowling lea- ;ue at the Dominion Alleys. On Wed- nesday the Herald and Coca Colas clash, and on Friday the Giants and Dominions will meet. There is also a postponed game to be played off tliiH week between the Herald and Do- minions. New Regulations At a special meeting of tho league l Saturday it was decided to do away with postponed games. If a team can only field four men the low score of the opposing team will he; counted for the firth man. It was ;o decided to lengthen the schedule so that each team meeting! About it and Reviews League History (From Our Own Correspondent) BLAIRMOKK. Feb. received a great surprise on Saturday morning when news was flashed over the wire that the Taber team was on its way to this town and that the local team must be prepared to play off the postponed league game with that team. Tho orders for the game coming on top ot the news of the defeat ot the groat Lethbridge team by Macleod led ike people of Blair- more to think ihat thero was some motive behind tlio orders and after the Lethbridge Herald reached here and tho nasty shirs were read in that paper regarding the "soft ice" on the Blairmore rink and the "suspicions" of Taber over the postponement of tho game it was easy to surmise that the league heads had an idea that there was a yellow s'reak in the team and thnt, they would call their bluff regarding the soft ice and at the same time throw the fresh Taber tpam wimt they probably thought wouiil IK "all that was left" of the niairtnori! team after Leth- the once, Cl.ev will now meet 1 llrl'Igo "won thelr Ereat victory" twice. Vile second half of tho schcd- j an? wi" for Taber which i: start after Feb. jgue will show the best team. If Lethbridge will look up this standing they will find that Blairmore has won seven games and lost two while Leth- bridge has won five and lost four, and still Blairmore is playing the same men as they opened up the sea- son with at Coleman. Why not put Blairmore in large letters in that table the same as Leth- bridge was printed after they were lucky enougli to slip one over Bla4r- more. We look to the Lethbridge Herald to give us and the other teams in the league as fair a write up as they do the Lethbridge team when they happen to make a win. Items such as "Blairmore was out to put Boucher away" and "Macleod proved too much for a crippled team'1 are un- fair. Blairmore had no intention whatever of putting Boucher away anymore than Lethhridge had of put-1 ting Barbour away uud tell the that Macleod played a hard fought; win against Lethbridgs at Maclood. There is a lot that could be said i regarding the Lethbridge-Blainnore! game but let's get down to business i and atop "Pussy footing." Blairmore meets Maclend at. Mac-! leod on Wednesday next and without' a doubt it will be a game well worth i travelling far to see. Let's J. Marnoch Wally Stewart' ond halt honors. r. G. Greenway George Stewart McDonald t OTTAWAS 7, TISERS 3 D. Duff skip H A Young skip.. 11] HAMILTON, Feb. S. J. Shepherd Dad' Stewart railed to rapeat the form ,ast nlBflt in w n McKenlie the game against Ottawa, they showed Day the previous week and they went down 771 to defeat by a score of 7 to 3, atler getting off in front. It was a poor I'S will now be entertaining visi- tors from Taber and Macleod for some spell. It's real home is Leth- bridge, having been presented hy Mr. Wlliamson of the Cadillac Garage. Monday's draw, Tonight Alrd vs Carberry. Stewart qr Marrs vs Nelson. Shepherd TS Reid. Duff vs Hamilton. The draw in the Wright Shield will be made at the rink after the games tonight. Please wait for it. Skips are to enter their rinks if possible. Games will start Wednesday, if poa-l sible some Wednesday afternoon de-l pending how they coine out of the hat. There Is a Mgger entry and likely keener competition for this event than ever befbre. Some tough rinks game compared to last week's eihib; playing the rinks they had at the Fer- nie spiel. The ladies were out in full torn- Saturday night. PHONE 118 are being lined up. Clark and Kirkham McNabb, Duff, are practically 410 FIFTH STRECT Jlst. naturally would bring Blairmore down to the hnmiliatin.': position that Leth- bridge took on Friday night except I in the fact that Blalrmoro played a next fall cm a good working basis. team in fair standing In the league Organization will take plac-l in Octo-1 while Lethbridge1 played the bottom her. ;Leag-ue rules will be (irawn up, rung. Ic.-im rosters will have In be i However there KtuIT on the Blair- conplcle some days before the league! more team that rannot be beaten, for It Is felt that thero a big although several or Ihe plnyers were befors hockey as Southern Al-jmore or less crippled at Ilio Leth- herta's winter sport to the sue- bridge gamo thny wcro all ont to give llarctoiorc the league has been very cess of this winter's league, and the i Taber :i welcome Harbour who re- looscly organized. .Vnne of the teams! club members are determined up till this year receiving muc-h I next winter a better article of hockey support, and the matter of rinuncuij than ever will bo dished up. was always a knotty problem. How-j Heprc-sentallves at the meeting aver, the fans are coming mil in liig numbers nov.-. two or throe covered rinks are beins talked of for next year, and the re.ii-.it is that an effort will be made to organize the league v-re Onorgc Dlxon, Biiln, Tabor; Levnsoenr, Pincher Henley, Macleod; Chappell. Blair- more, and McDonald, Colcmaa. The tlmtj celveil n nnsiy injury to his right knee ai [.Hhhrulgo had the doctor (Is him up for the game and no doubt the Tiibnr boys were pleased to see him on the ion and if not In his uctial president was chair. Brand form at least able to get around. Tho game was a fast one and clur- _......._. Ifif Uic first period It looked us though PINCHER PLAYS HERE TUESDAY AND AT TABER ON WEDNESDAY NIGHT Crow league fans in Leth- bridge and Taber should note that the league schedule was ro-arranjgeJ at Saturday's meeting in Macleod, so that the Lethbriilge-Pincher game will ho played here Tuesday and the Tnber-Pincher game in Taber Wednesday. This re- verses the previous dates nf .j. these matches In srder to give Lethbridge 'hree full days be- twp.en the Pincher ganfe and the hard game next Friday night ut Blairmore against Coleman. "HERALD" Football Competition THIS WEEK RULES GOVERNING THE COMPE- TITION ARE AS FOLLOWS: 1. The competition will called The Herald l-'uotball Competition. 2. Competitors will bo enliUccl to many entries as they desire, provided entry is accompanied by twenty- five and coupons to the num- ber of entries. 3 Comiictitars must out I'm; nnnnes of Ihu rluhs thpy think %nd crosH out fie names of both if thoy consider a, draw will result. 4. Coupons ran only ho aecurcd from the Rportinjf nf The Herald. All monies received will ho re- turned In prises, The amount and ninnbHra of prizes wiil be published r.-vpry Monday morning for that weHC.H Ljfimw. Results of fompelltiori.'-F w il! bo published every Wednesday an-l to comptttilora will lie mn immndliif-ly nn of rnnfirmitton hy tint Athletic C, AH rntclfn rmiat be posted or dft- vcrfid to Thp Hrrnld before mid- FrMiiys. A Friday post- mark frfini of illn ofty of win oonsidored aa containing n IPT' ffnin tp 7. ond icWrePS of fhfl competitor must be clcsirly marked on rmipon. 8. Stamps must not be used as pay- ment for entrlev. 5. All must bn to T'Mltnr, Competition. The HnraM. LrMibrMiw. Sporting KdKor'n decision will be final. 11. Employees: nf TT-ratd hnrrcd from competition. ENTRY FORM GAMES TO BE PLAYED SAT. FEB 12TH. ENTRIES CLOSE FRIDAY, MID NIGHT FIRST DIVISION Aston Villa vs Sunderland, Burnley vs Derby County. Chelsea vs West Brom. Tottenham vs Manchester C. SECOND DIVISION Barnsley vs Cardiff C. Hull vs Stoke. Port Vale vs Notts Co. South Shields vs Wednesday. THIRD DIVISION Exeter C. vs Grimsby. Gillingham vs Norwich. Plymouth vs Queens Park R. Watford vs Reading. SCOTTISH LEAGUE Aberdeen vs Clydebank. Albion R. vs Hibernians. Falkirk vs Clyde. Hearts vs Motherwell. T enter the Herald Football Com petition In accordance with th rules and conditions above, and agree to accept Ilia pub United decision as final ami lesall binding. Signed Addrtis ;