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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - January 14, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta MONDAY, .TANUARY 14, 1918 / THE LETHBRIDQE DAILY "HERALD PAGE THRGXi BRINGING UP FATHER" By G. McManus WELU � E�PLA�N - WHERE HNVE YOU BESN UNTIL UP WITH ^ jict^' count; ? ' DION'T I JOW TELU you Ht Did he H^v� a, DOCTORS J WOULDN'T DO Hirv\ � COOD - HE NEEDb A S^I^^ Bflt Jim's greatest no-hlt game and the hardest game, lie ever lost was Shover Moore Stark .. .. Evans . . McDanlels Jennings . 158 157 179 m 148- 838 224 192 194 188 205-1003 V V 166-509 177-564 I. 166 177 .. 175 212 Doubles Lethbrldge-  N' Sloan . .. 142 159 178 152 163- S24 Dickson ; . 188 110 168 182 191- 839 -X6C3 330 299 346 334 854 Baronsv- ' " Kulpas "r-^^S 173 171 202 144- &78 McDanlels 170 167 148,166 152-t 803 358 340 319 368 296-1|SS1 Shelby Nex^T^hursday and bnj Friday 25th, Raymond Will ' . >lay Here Basketball tans are feeling partlcu larly t'ckled at the prospect of seeing a U. S. team of class In action.' The southerners did not hesitate to state In their letter ^that they had, not lost a game as yet this year, and there can be no doubt that' they will be fast or they would not be travelling as they are. , But perhaps what pleases the fans the-most is the early prospect of a game with Raymond, which.is scheduled 'to take place Friday, January Z5th. The games furtiished by them against the locals have ever been interesting and both teatas are reported to'be shap'ng up better than ever. They will play oft the Southern Alberta *championship^ hy a series ot three/games, the winners of the best two out ot three games'to represent thej south against Calgary and Edmonton in a championship match. PUN TO SEND THE SERIES TEAMS TO FRANCE THIS YEAR If War Isnlt Over Baseball Magnates WiU Give Soldier Fans a Treat Chicago, Jan. 12.-Tentative plans �or, sending, to^ France the winners ot the National and American league pennants, provided the war Is not ended at the close ot the- coming season,, were' discussed today by a number of major league officials. President Gomiskey of the Chicago Americans, President Wooghmann ot the Chicago Nationals and President James C. Dunn ot the Cleveland Americans, all ot whom have pennant aspirations, all expressed- approval.' ot such a trip and B. B. Johnson, president of the American league, said he would use every endeavor to further the plans. ' . ' BAT NELSON IN LIMELIGHT Former Lightweight Champion With Animal Show New York. - Bat Nislapn 1� still on oartlu-Bat Is playing small towns with a "wild animal circus." Deponent sa(y-leth not the character'of the rest of the Lethbr'dge bowlers will play the re-,, ^yiid animals. From a number ot coun- t��fh games of the set at Barons next ['Saturday nlglit.  ". EDDIE COLLIIMS' FRIEND SIGNS HIS 1918 CONTRACT New York, Jan. 14.-Heinle Zini-mermnn, third baseman ot the No'W York National league club, signed tb-day a contract for the 1918 sbason, President Tener and Secretary Heyd-lor ot the National league will leave try papers Bat has sent we gather new and'amazing bits df Inforniation about the former lightweight champ. Here aro a feW'Choico paragraphs: "Bat is theoneblg treak ot the circus.* "The Battler was never knocked out," "Ho reigned, (as champion) for over-.20 ye?lfB." ' � ft _______________ tomorrow for Clnclnuati to at- ^ , ^ ^^rt pltchea against Cleveland last May 2, tend the annual meeting of the\ na--^^^ when he pitched against Fred Toney. Clonal commission Monday. President- ?"J,7 J^^^^^^^^ * ^if- Pqj- nine Innings Clnclnnat did noi; get, Hempstead of tho New York Nationals , ^^.^^ " . , i a hit, but neither did Chlcdgo, but Jim wlllalso attend the meeting. , \ j ! ; "Bat Nelson's act^ls very education � - It Is understood that President "'""^"^ '"^^ �*'"|riourtsheB. championship and ran Welsh around the ring faster than he was ever chas- PITCHER VINGLING ;'M8 REINSTATED Speaking of Harry Hannah joining the Yanks next spring as the understudy of Al Walters brings up a peculiar angle of the national game. Walters, formerly^ of the Western Cahada league, is ihe smallest, and Hannah the largest catcher, in professional baseball - In class AA or higher company - and the largest ca_tcher Is going up to the majors as' the understudy of the smallCBt catch- This also brings up the fact Hannah was a fixture with the Sacramento dub in the coast league, when Walter McCredie considered Walters too small tor a catcherr and turned him loose without permitting hl'm to catch a full game, \ Ottawa, Jan. 12.--That carbon coal briquettes- can be laid down at many points in the prairie provinces-but more particularly in JIanltoba and Saskatchewan-al a lower cost than anthracite is tho findIng.of tho committee on mlner.ils ot the commission of conservation just made public. The report whlcii was prepared by W, J^ Dick, mining engineer to the commls-slon. Is the result ot an investigation made by him Into the possibilities of the lignite coal fields ot Western Canada as a source of coal supply for domestic purposes, Mr. Dick in his report gives the following estimate of the saving which would result from the use of carbonized briquettes instead of anthracite In certain cities and towns In Manitoba . and Saskatchewan and points out Incidentally that the price of anthracite Is certain to Increase. Portage La Prairie, nothing 'to 45 cents; Carberry SO cents to �1.30; Brandon 85 cents to $1.10; Vlrden 95 cents to |2.30; Moosomln 95 cents to $2.20; Wolselcy |1.45'to |1.70; Reglna $1,75 to $2.40; Moose Jaw $1.70 tb $2.50. . ' The estimated cost of laying briquettes down at Winnipeg Is $10,15 p-ar ton, or slightly more than the cost of anthracite. The report recommends the estib-lishment at either Estevan or Bioii-fait of a plant,^ith a capacity of :oa tons per hohr; but it would be opernt.;.! up to halt its capacity only until phur-en. The briquettes could be mate from fcoal waste or slack which could be purchased.from the mines at a low figure. ' "It win be "seen," says the report, 'that Reglna and Moo^e Jaw could con-' aume the total output from the proposed plant and that, at these Dbints the minimum difference in favor ol the briquettes over United Stales anthracite coal is 11.70,per.ton. In the Intervening country districts the saving would bo greater. Assuming-that, in order to give. the' consumer: some benefit from the mahufacture of (hese br'quettes the retail lllng ^rlce be $1.70 below tho prlqa o( anthracite coal, there would still ha a profit ,dl $1.00 per ton, or $30,000 on the thirty' thousand tons made, equal to 7 1-L' per centj on the Investment.' In addition tv this profit there would be kept In Canada, annually, some $200,000, ni "halt the total money spent on the plant. There Is a possible market tor this class of fuel equal to at least nine times tho capacity of the, proposed plant." ; \ RAILWAY EARNINGS GAMES POSTPONED HompBtead'will make an effort In Cincinnati captain ot the I while doing them he explains the bene- TMy Wear Longer to trade Charlie Herzog.iJYn'lloojnK ,-...........e Giants, to Chicago or P"*** During his perform-some other club. Heraog staked suit �n EASTERN LEAGUE > tiNUES Springfield, Mass., Jan. 12. -*^t a meeting ot tho Easfern Loa.o;ue here It was voted last i/iTiB in^T.BiTffnn ;lt��P^h9 physical coadltloii in shape, ^isusnenslon The " I person's .heSlth isn't worth verXv for N^W ' tW"> mlhUtos' time dally it Isn't wortl> rver ^lay for New, i^^vlng. The great Dane finishes,his performances by boxinir three rounds with Lammorson ot Los Angeles, Bat says^Lammerson Is the best bby lie over came aoros|i in his 21 yearsjbef iwUl be mafle over lutoanew-'niaii;' �i VThei'^ is never i�^eek that Bat will I . �^ nb(Jaraw.^own hia ,j|100ff to JiSOO,^ w 11 0/bon May 22 and clode Sep'-teniber f containing 98 games. 14 les9 than were played year. \Springfield' y'aud Hartford w.oro tho Oflly olulis not represented at the meetjng, ' Cincinnati, 0., Jan. 14.--The National baseball commission anuouncedsto-day. that pitcher Earr Ytngllng, who has been carried oi\ the roster. of the Washington club .^qf'the Americaa. league as a voluntarily retired player, has notified the commission that he is desirous of entering: the service of the club next season. i� ,ln reinstating YingllnK' the coipmia-sion Bays: : "As the player's eyplanatlon of/fits/ failure to report to.'the Washington club last: year la confirmed by Presl-dent Miner? who unites in his request, he Ia�lhereby^;r�8to^ed^ to active stand-ii^.'VVjp^n ; � London, Out,, Jan. 14,-The Hamilton-London and Kltdlen-pr-Sarnia hockey games scheduled tor Saturday night'here and at Sarnia respectively,* were postponed, the visiting te^ms falling to^ appear! be; dause ot the bllziard. Montreal, Jan. 12.-Traffic earnings of the three principal Canadian Railroads tor the first week In January aggregated $3,085,406, an Increase over those for the corresponding week a year ago ot $135,800 or 3.6 per cent. Of the three roads, the Canad-, ian Northern .was the only one tc show a decrease, one o( $88,900 or 5.� per cent. Tho increase In the.aggre' gate compares with 16.8 per cent, foi the first week in January A year, ago, Stephana. Lauranne,. editor.^ofiTha,: Paris Matin, at the CanadiaUi Club, at Montreal, gave a vigorohR �peeoh on France's part In the war, in whicl) he emphasized,the fact that France was neither exhausted norvbled.'^wbitt. a  *     ^bNEy.. f! .HPW� .OF >rH� CHEVROLET . . BACK or UNIOH EANK '" > ' ' 1 ;