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Lethbridge Daily Herald (Newspaper) - February 13, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta WEDNKSDAY, KKBHIWHY K*f 1H1K THE UfTHBRILMiE I) AILY HERALD PAGE THREE "BRINGING UP FATHER 1* y McM anus H^MMEft- VOO CAN ,0 mm � if �!- -4 ,f*i VBT.V 4 j f f F � r 4 AH I > - *H ��-.v.' St*. V/ELL*WHAT DO YOU ) THINK OF THE NEW | AtL RlCHT WHEN bHE'b BROKEN �N- [0 # * � r � � 4 f � Vf- j:1 I ri � 4 � � 4 � 4 h� � � I r f 1 J H .a. 'IF h ' r J I ri Ida - f * � a - r 4 f � H J � n p F>r p �fay//.-�-.)� vi'/'iS,,l/;.W r 4 r - L ri � 4 i � � j d r ....." fV. j4r .r .m V ' V.r-"4 ,v,*.aj.-wi 4 * ri r n � F V j h � ..... �X .V*'. 0\ TART SHE'S s H ^ p - * * > If WHAT CO YOU MEAN? s � j. Uh . W&k....., SHE OUST WOKE t>Ot^E 0\*>HE& AND \ TOLD HE?? To SET THE CEMEMT AND MEND Fr - 3e3 c>6 4"+J i +- *+. THEM 0 o o MEr^D THE M ? F h - �a � h l I * 4� J � � r h - V4 ^>HE TELL Mi' [ a^oK^ the \ 10 SETTLE BASKET tlo do about tlio challoiiK'' ' "In order ro slop furldisjujipy, if iniglit ho siiKRestud tluu an ;i nut tour biirtkelball ns.-ocialion be. f(�nnr.'d when the various teams assemble ai Cul- j gary.1* j * : : * : : : * > > *> v  * *_# 1 * CURLING-TONIGHT'S DRAWS a! ? � TIil1 ciirl(jrn avft up anil at. it again. The bou.spiol bud to bo postponed for a U*\v days. Draw for loni^iit: Ltuu-b vh Mnrvr,; Davidson vs. Kirkbam; Nolsou vs. Aird; McKon'/ic vs f.Ubson. The  i'irst llin-c in tin.*. Wrighi Shield. The UikL in the Colts. v a Edmonton and Calgary Papers Milling Round Trying T6 Get Action f ( 'ONTIN'UEI) FROM FKO.VT J'aORJ Mormon boys won.- the brst hi-iiaved. and the (-lea nest morally i hat had i'omo und^r hi.s observation, and spoke in high li.'nns oi' Uhmu. I haven t any figures relative to Uie Mormon enlistment in Alberta, but [ K'uow Uiat Utah, HERTLING WILL REPLY London. Foh. i:!.-Count: Von Hurtling, the imporial (Jorman chaiiL-oIlor, an lOxchan^'.' Telegraph dispatch from Amsterdam says intends to auswrr iJrosi(l�nt. Wilson's message in th�- rckdiHtag next Tuesday. * > v C* T1 C* *? > A �% �> ^ ! I � * v a :* a a  a a a a > I Famous Middleweight To lie H Sunday-Rows Puis on Training Spurt BASKETBALL LISTS Lethbridge fans may expect to have a chance to give Kayo Bren- nan the once over about next Sunday. In a telegram received from Tom Walsh at Chicago yesterday he said the Detroit middleweight would leave Chicago on Friday for his bout v/ith Young Al Ross in Lethbridge next Tuesday evening, Jan. 19th. This should bring him into Lethbridge on Sunday, giving him two days to rest and show the fans his style in a public workout on Monday. Owing to the sudden change in the arrangements it is impossible to get Brennan here any sooner, but as the famous -dleweight is right now in f it  '. ".ondi'ion there is no ne-cei ry for him to train here. Young Rose has put on an extra spurt in his training campaign since he heard Kayo-Brennan is to be his next opponent and the fans ece him hard at work every afternoon over the Plaza. Ross is doing roadwork for his wind, and with his tonsils removed he should not have the same trouble from this source as he had in the Harrison mate* where his wind was very bad that match owing to the har ,rk it was for him to get hi: ^ath he could not keep his chin uown and covered as is his usual fighting style and thus he left himself open more than is his custotn when mixing it in the ring. The fans are highly elated with the opportunity to see Brennan in action. Any man who has gone the route with such men as the Gibbons Bros., George Chip, Jack Dillon, etc., puts him away above anyone who has ever appeared in action here in point of reputation, though there are many who doubt that he can be any better than the young, and coming F 1 Harrison. The fight is destined j draw the biggest crowd ever, and orders for seats are already pouring in from outlying points. M. Steed of Basket Fame Takes Stirling Team in Hand If someone doesn't an soon the winter will Ik- (ivor, btskeiball'teams disbanded and the much-discussed provincial championship left undecided and a bono of content ion amonjj the towns and cities which have taken to tho game so enthusiastically tnis win-i > > > > > > *> ? *> ? ? ^� of the three games ami being only two down in the second, which thov the vast majority of them live in the rural districts, and are farmers, and as lose bv two pins. Evans was high total i a consequence most of them are now and high single with r,:,:\ and l!�5. Hi.s | exempt on account of the urgent do- ihe government lor pro- bowling partner couldn't find the groove and was away down or tho 2fJ pin lead of the Lisoombe-.Uilkir .-;re\v mighf easily have been overcome. Following1 tho the scores: In'sconibe .... . .lim ui; Millar ..........in7 "i:�4 102 175 498 4H6 Smith........11" Evan:*........H'~> t 'TO is.i 11 � t i no 17 S !>44 �3�2 �55.') it 05 :'."!> SOS-915 -1 PLAY LETHBRIDGE FRIDAY! Here is J'ood for basketball enthusiasts. A. M. Steed of ancient renown m basketball circles when Stirling had their good team, has again taken up the responsibility of getting Stirling hack into the old-time shape. He said yegtorday, "1 believe- there is material for as good if not a better team than ever represented Stirling." This moans business, so that from now on tho southern championship and later provincial championship will not have only two principal southern contenders, but as Steed says, Stirling is going iu to win. They will first meet, Lethbridge this coming Friday night, the following week very Mkely Kaymond will make them fi visit. Their second team Is also rounded into good shape. The "V" five-man team plays a return match with the Dominions to-some time. During the holiday season ! night, and on Saturday night a five-a team of the, northern tossers. in-j man team from Barons will stack up eluding farm hands from even north 'against the locals. of Edmonton, made a barn-storming Following is the line-up for the bal-ti-ip throughout the south country tance of this week: playing exhibition games, and as most! "Wednesday - Dc-kson-Benton vs of the teams took it as a friendly trip I Mercer-Wallis. on which no particular honor rested! Thursday - Sloan-Uebersetzig vs they accommodated the visitors to games, the majority of which the northerners picked off. 1 Murray-Frey. Friday - Green-Chirk vs "Williams- Claimed Championship on Return The Eskimo quintette returned home, reported their success and were awarded by the generous-hearted sport writers of the Edniontoji papers the championship of Alberta, which was in turn gratefully accepted by the barnstormers. Had No Amateur Lads Then the southern teams discovered that tiie friendly games were just a Jennings. Saturday Raymond. lrwin-De Manbey vs Aird- r� �r* ? * * * * v ;* ? AIRD RINK WON IN CALGARY IN 1398 v v > > *> v v v v v v v v v v v v v In connection with the 14th annual 1 maud bj ducers. "Dr. Ferguson seems to think thnt the Mom�;ns are a menace to ("ana-dianism, ami the institutions of Canada. Men high in CVnadian official life, who have made the statement, t that tho Mormon people are among the best, colonizers, and settlers, that have eome to the Canadian west the most thrifty and frugal. The history Of the .Mormon people is interwoven with the settlement of the great west, and through their industry have caused great arid regions to blossom as a rose, by turning the mountain streams over the parched__soil, thereby redeeming it. and earning for themselves the distinction of being the fathers of irrigation iu modern times. In reference to polygamy, which Dr. Ferguson seems greatly alarmed over, i will state that in the year 1890, what is knowi^ as the "Manisfesto," was issued by President Wilford Woodruff, and since that time the church has ceased soiomnizing plural marriages. 1 Plural marriages since that date have i not been more frequent-than bigamy 'among Methodists, or any other se.-t. Statistics published by i.he church are enough to ally the i'ears of those who believe that Mormonism is en- ! croaching upon the institutions of 1 Canada, as they testify of splendid social conditions. The . * :ith rate is a fraction under i JO. sort of camouflage adopted by the vis- bonspiel which has just come to a close f X per thousand, and the birth rate itors and. after some investigation, it it might he interesting to note that the j There are very few really poor people 1 was found thin despite the fact that j Calgary Herald of 2n years ago, con- � in the church, as thousands of dollars they were from the haven of the Simon i tains some particulars regarding the are spent annually in caring for the Pures, the "Amateur Tnion fountains ! honspiel of that year, and some of tho worthy poor, and there are but very LOCAL SPIEL SET i �� > o > > > > ; > ;* *> *> > a P.C.H.A. STANDING ? ? v > * > > > ** *> : > > ; Vancouver. Feb. 1-'.-Following is the standing today of the Pacific Coast , Hockey association with eleven games! still to be played: ! W. L. F. A. Pet. : Seattle ....... �> 4 40 ;tl .1100 , Vancouver .... U 5 :i(J 40 .545 j Portland ...... I 7 :17 40 >:I54 ' Hope springs eternal in the human breast, in other words, it looks as it' the curlers were going to pull off that bouspiel after all. The, weather man has been called up and abused somewhat the last few days. Dune Duf called him up last night and said: "Send that thermometer down aii inch, inch and a half, or two inches." So when Did; Andrews looked out of his window this morning he remarked: "1 knew you could do it.'" There will be four games played tonight, three in the city championship which will bring this competition out into the fours, and one game in the Colts competition. Letters are being sent, today to the clubs advising them to pack their tarns and their brooms and be all dressed up roaring to go to Lethbridge for next Monday morning. The draws for tonight: Leech vs Marrs; Nelson vs Aird; Davidson vs Kirkham; MeKenzie vs (Jibson. of the Amateur I'nion. none of the barn-stormors carried cards, and, incidentally, they took on any teams, no j matter what they were or who they were. Now the sports up north proceed to suggest games and terms whicrf are all to the merry for the Eskimos. They oven suggest the organization of a j committee to control basketball, overlooking the A.A.I.J, basketball committee, of which Cecil B. Hace. of Edmonton is chairman. Here is the latest, rei^rt from the far north: "Considerable controversy has arisen in basketball circles regarding how I be schedule for the championship of Alberta is to be decided. "Calgary, realizing the strength of same curlers that wore busy (hen are'few families that do not. own their own still on the job. At that time 1 lib re were only 10 rink.s entered in the Grand Challenge trophy, which was then donated by Hiram Walker. If was valued at $250 and prizes to the value "of $100 also went with it. Among the skips that were entered in that competition and who are also in attendance at the bonspicl this year, home*. As time goes on the world will more appreciate JVlormoiiism, and the unselfish devotion of its members in saving souls, for this is the mission of tho Church of .Testis Christ, which � has been in existence SS years, on the i tith day of next April, and has enjoyed ! a thrifty growth since, and is continu- ; ing to expand, and some of its principles that have always been main- might be mentioned Aird of Leth- I tuined arc being adopted bv people in bridge, Edgar of Innisfnil, and the vet- i Ulo world, although thev realize it not. eran of the Thistle Club, i. S. Freeze.! The main criticisms that arc buried it will be noticed from the results ifc, n]0 church, are from people that this year the Grand Challenge, having �; have investigated its principles and copped it in 181*8 and again in .1918. , rlortriims of belief from a biased view-Several other well-known names ap- | 1)0mt, or have never investigated at tar on the draw for the Grand Ciial- i Mn pear lenge that, year and among them are j Thanking you in advance for the the Edmonton All-Stars, has propos- Uas. Smart, who is now never known i sl>aro in your paper for this article. wo I as James, hut as "Cappy;" James , j remai \ Mitchell Springs both front, and rear, are of the shock absorbing type. That is. the shock-absorbers are built into the springs. No other devices need be put on afterwards. Furthermore, for over two years NOT A SINGLE MITCHELL SPRING HAS BEEN BROKEN. Think of that. NOT ONE although between forty-iive and fifty thousand cars have been equip- ed that they be broken up into two tennis - namely, Namao and the Y.M.C.A.-and that (hese teams journey to Calgary and play a schedule for the championship. This evidently would take the form of a three-team contest, two Edmonton loams and one Calgary. While this proposal is flattering to Edmonton, the sturdy basket tossers from this city were not horn yesterday, and, although- they feel that they could yipe Calgary off the map even with their teams broken up. still they are taking no chances, and have proposed the following: "That Uaymoud and Lethbridge play off to decide the southern title; Calgary Y.M.C.A. and Edmonton Y.M.C.A. play homo ami home games to decide Hie inter-ciJy title, the first game to he played in KdinTmlon on February 11. when Calgary can take advantage of the cheap rates prevailing for the Notary Club convention here. Keturn game, to be played in Calgary a week later, total points to count, and the winners to meet the winners of (he Raymond-Loth bridge series on the Y.M.C.A. floor in Calgary the following night. This gives Calgary all the best of it. with two final games on their own floor, but Edmonton is willing to Walker, which is of course the redoubtable colonel, who is jiow overseas; Billy Parsons, who is now iu business at Kamioops, who also in tar draw, being eliminated iu the first game.-Calgary I terald. nil verv respect fully, E. PINGKEE TANNER. Magrath, AUa. ENDORSE WOMAN ped with these springs. 1 1 Bijou Motor Parlors Limited Hritton outclassed his man in every grant this edge, as the players feel j department, confident'^t hey have nothing to fear | from soutnern opposition. j Offer Ten-point Handicap j 'If Calgary feels that this schedule j team last, night,defeated the Boston does not give them enough advantage, >jBVv yard seven bv a score of 4 to 1. it might be suggested that Edmonton , The game was one of the national give them a handicap of about 10 j amateur hockey league series, point s. / 1 -......-------- SUFFRAGE AMEND'T Washington, Feb. .12.-Endorsement of the federal amendment for woman .suffrage was voted by the executive conimitteo of the National Democratic Committee here yesterday after a. referendum to the committeemen representing the 48 states. In the executive committee the vote was r> to 2. Of the -18 stale members of ill*? national committee 2S had voted for the amendment', 14 had voted against it, and six had not been recorded, t______ i I FINANCIAL CRITIC OF I ONT. OPPOSITION I LI. Toronto. Feb. 12.----Word was re reived at the parliament buildings thi-morning that C. M. Bowman, member for South Uruee. the financial critic of the opposition was ill and might be confined to his homo for the remainder of the week. An Mr. Bowman was to have replied to flie budget speech DEFEATED BOSTON jit is probable that, the debate will be Boston. Feb. LI. - The. Arena Hockey i adjourned' immediately after the pr� vincial treasurer baa made his statement to thfe house . BILLIARD RECORD Chicago. Feb. l:1..-Hugh Heal, of Toledo, set a record for the ambulance three-cushion billiard tournament by running V.\ points in his game with Pierre Maupome. yesterday. Heal won 55 to ;J5 and if his record is not beaten he will be a-warded a $50.00 Liberty bond. Ray Palmer, of Detroit, played a great, game against Oe Oro, but slumped near the end and lost. 50 to 43. Morin, of Chieauo. defeated Jackson of Detroit, and Heal, both by the score of 50 to I :ir>. br1tton trims MARTY CROSS BADLY Providence, u.i.. Feb. 12.-Jack Brit-ton won the decision over Marty Cross in their 12 round light here last night. THE HOUSE OF SERVICE FIFTm STREET SOUTH LETHBRIDGE, ALT A. "It is understood that Lethbridge, Raymond, Tuber, Barnwell and Stirling have already played most of them schedule, and are almost ready to pln>' for the championship. There i.* no time to waste. What is Calgary going TO A DRAW Boston, Mass.. Feb. 13.-Johnny Tillman of Minneapolis, known aa the "Red Cross boxer" and Jimmy Duffy of Lockporl. N, Y.. fought 12 rounds to a draw here last night. MAKE YOUR SUMMER DRESS NOW. "THE BAY" HAS THE MATERIALS. JESTIC THE LETHBRIDGE NEXT TUES. NIGHT, FEB. THE BIGGEST BOXING EVENT IN THE HISTORY OF WESTERN CANADA. TEN ROUNDS MAIN BOUT TEN ROUNDS YO BRENN OF DETROIT, VS. YOUNG OF LETHBRIDGE. BRENNAN is the cleverest and most widely known middleweight ever brought to Lethbridge. He will coino here direct from Chicago. He has met such men as George Chip, AI. McCoy, Tommy Gibbons. Mike Gibbons and Jack Dillon. These are facts, as the. records show, and the local fans are assured of as good a clash, as the recent Harrison-Hoss match. YOUNG AL FIOSS is now training diligently, his throat is in, good shape, and he is in perfect condition. Local fans know Ross' lecon] and his ability and willingness to mix it. It will be a great exhibition. THE LETHBRIDGE SPORTS AND AMUSEMENT CLUB, who have an unblemished reputation for giving the public a square deal, absolutely guttrant.ee this match. SEVERAL GOOD PRELIMINARIES BAND IN ATTENDANCE DOORS OPEN AT 7.30 JUD FOLEY, REFEREE MAIN BOUT AT 9.30 PRICES: Ringside .. 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