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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - January 22, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta TUESDAY, JANUARY 22,1918 THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD PAffE THRRB "BRINGING UP FATHER' By G; McManus M*�i(E- KIN I 4> 4> e>� 4> � BASKETBALL FRIDAY. Jennings and Evans Beat Hold* �rs in Game Replete With Great Trundling Sloiin and Dickson had to step �|owp and out as doubles' champ ons of the local alleys last night when they , ran Into a snag in the form of a big- i ger score set up by Hank Jennings! Jnd Tommy Evans. The challengers  stepped 6ut for a score of 1799, or an ayerago oE 180 per man per gamor beating out tlio former holders of the alley Augusta, Ua., Jan. ii.-Tyrus Raymond Cobb, star outfielder of the Detroit AmeilcTns, has been placed In class 1 by the exem'ption board here, where he is registered. It is understood ho claimed deferred olassiflcation ot the ground ot dependents. . When informed today of the action of the local board Cobb declared he is willing to servo whenever he Is called. He becanic 31 years "old last December 18. � ' lEAGyE AT COAST In n fuller report of the Fulton-Miske fight at St. Pnul on Friday night last, the Associated Press says: Miske opened the liglit by running Fulton, sHpplng under the larger man's left hand and working into a clinch in an endeavor to reach Fulto^i's , stomach. Fulton held his smaller op-fponent away, hii greater strength telling, as Miske tried to reach his body. Durftg tlie first three rounds Miske boxed in a croucliiiig position, with Fulton straighteniiiK jiim up with left uppercuts, which .Aiiske took and rushed back for.more. Pulton's superior boxing ability held MIske'at long range at limes, but the latter bored in until he reached Fulton's stomach with some stiff punches. In two rounds .MisliQ stung Fulton with a shower ot liRht and left hand |pui(Ches, with the larger man unable to land telling blows The last tv.'o rounds were very fast, Miske showing'to advantage In the ninth with T.uitou trying hard to land a punch which would give him a knociiout. AH uie bout finished Mislce still was fighting strong. In the windup .Tphnnie Schauer of St, Paul outboxed RayfJohnson of Waterloo, Iowa, in a slashing match. Fulton weighed 218 pounds and Miske-186. FOOTBALL CROWDS GREATEST Jennings Kv^ns . 342 .161.402 320 322-T1747 169 177 178 "179 170- 873 173 178 190 190 195- 926 342 355 368 369 365-1799 NOYE OUTPOINTS HAMIVIER ; bea Moines, Iowa.-Jol^nn^ Noye of St. I'aul,v,^Minn., outfought and outpointed Ever Hammer, the Chicago Ughtwelght, in a 12-round bout here newspaper men agreed. Great is the drawing power ot baseball, boxing, football and thoroughbred racing in this country when some vital issue is at stake. College football holds tho record In numbers at 80,000 in round figures. Boxing holds the record in gross receipt* with ?270,-775. Baseball and racing are behind football and boxing In attendance as Well as in receipts only because of space limitations. Football set Us high mark when Yalo defeated Harvard In the Yale Bowl at New Haven in November, 1916. Boxing climbed to dizzy heights when Jack Johnson knocked out ,Ilm Jeffries in the heart of' the Rockies. Baseball's record in both attondaiftce and. receipts was set in tho fifth game of the world's series between the Boston Red Sox and the Brooklyn Robins' nt Boston In 1916, when 42,620 men.Vomen and boys paid $83,673 to see the Red Sox clinch tho title. Close to 60,000i men and women were jammed In Belmont Park on Memorial day ot 1908, when tho late James R. Keene's unbeaten Co)in beat August Belmont's Fair Play Jn the: Belmont stakes. It la said that fully 70,000 watched "Snapper" Garrison ride Boundlosa to victory In the American derby of 1893, the year of the wifrld's fair In Cbli^go, and no doubt racing receipts for  single day have approached close to the |200,000 mark. Blalrmore school board .elected W. A. Beebe chafrman and P. Wright secretary treasurer. The salaries of all tho teachers and the)Junltor were Incres-od |5 a month. ECONOMY getting the most value for every"^lollai^ spent. Come in and look oVer these^ second Vnd car Bargains: ; rhalmers, 1917 Touring ... .. $1200.00 ' Elgiir, 1917 3-pMf. Roadster...... $900.00 Ford/1915 Touring............$27S.OO Seattle, Jan, 22. - The Pacific Coast Internationa! Hnseball league will open its first championship race this spring-wlU> six clubs toeing the mark; tho organization will demand a class A rating from the national cotn-in,lssion and the national board of arbitration and the Grqat Falls franchise has been forfeited to tho league. After a stormy two-day session, directors of the league, at their annual meeting here, kunckled down to bpsl-noss this afternoon and unloaded a lot ot worries by settling the problems which have been Iteeping Uie magnates awake nights for a couple of months. Most Important was the action ot the board In namlnff the dubs which open the 1918 season. They are: Vancouver, with Bob Brown ovrnar. PorbVftnd, headed by Judge W, W. McCredte; Seattle, with D. B. Dugdale at Oie helm. � - Butte, with H. W. Day as president. Tacoma,~piloted by Russ\HalI. Spokane, with P. C. Farr Jiolding the reins. ' , Great Fall* Action Surprise The acti^ of the league in leaving Great Falls out In tho-cold, but retaining Butte, was a distinct surprise. U was tltought that the two cities would be actod'upon together. It was' hinted that If the present holders of the Butte trancbtse did not care to put a club In the Montana city that the league would do no. ./ In dropping Great Fallfe eVBry club in tlio league benefited materially. The players of tho Great Falls club were' dlvjided among the other teams, being I drawn and appointed to the different I clubs by lot, I Following i^ the result of the lottery: ' ^. Great Falls Players AllotUd Seattle gets Kelly, considered one of the best outfielders In. \.\\� league. Portland"Ttet8 Byler, the crack Great Falls catcher. / Vancouver picked PJtchors PetfBreon and Jimmy Clark. Tacoma will secure Bert Hall, Harry Cheek and Herb Hester. President Ulewott announced that Vancouver would retain Its franchise In theTeaguo because of the assurances by Bob Brown that baseball would have a good season in tho Canadian city. QROVEFt SURPASSES COLLINS In the above report Johnny Schauer who fought in the semi-windup. Is the- boy who -wants to meet Clonie Tait liere for the Canadian lightweight championship. FIGlHSiS gHeb beats ratner  New Orleans, La., Jan. 22.-Harry I Greb, of Pittsburg, was awarded a 'referee's decision'over Ratner, ot Now 'York, at the end of a 20 round f ght here last night. The men are middle-weights. Until the concluding rounds they seemed evenly - matched, then Gret appn.rently gained strength, and his opponent weakened. - tendler gets decision Philadelphia. Penna., Jan. 22-Lew Tendler, of Philadelphia, won the popular decision over Prankle Callahan, of Brooklyn, in the'r six round bout here la.st night. Callahan had thQ..bet-ter of the first two rounds but a"fter that the local lightweight was the aggressor and won on points. The fight was fast throughout. ' slang at traps (B>-M FkijNT PaOII Grover of -the Athletics, Young of' numan suDsiiiuie lor iive-Dira snoot-Detroit and 'VVambsganep of Cleveland lug probably accounts for some ot the all surpass Kddie Collini,'.by common  ''cruel" terms that are Included In consent rated king pin at the midway,! the language of the inanimate'target in one important detail. King pin or I same.  THE HOUSB OF SBRVICC FIFTH ftTRKVT tOUTH LITHIRIO�Mt, ALTA. no^, these three have considerably more assists than CoUliis and tor fewer games, which ,1s something. tor students to':mua over; for it looks as it each covered more ground.. It there game, FOV8TON BACK W*th MET8 Vancouver, Jan. 21.-Frank Foyston. captain last season of the Seattle hockey team,' arrived here .from the kno.- ....In., .1*1,1 urill anMAMU l� fit...A ls,anytl\lng In these figures Grover, a east today and will appear in'the Seat-comparative unkniown, has a wider i tie line-up at tomorrow sight's gt�e range than the illustrious Colllos. I \^Uh Vancouver. port ot the directors; report of the-�ec-retary; auditor's report; report of the legtsUttlve, live stock and transporta-tion'oommittees. The evening will be given over to entertainment under the auspices of the city and the board of trade. A real old-fashioned country dance' will be staged In the Al Azhar temple. Hall Insurance On Wednesday the report of tho hail insurance committee will fie made. This is one of the most Important topics to como before the convention, and It is believed that the directors' resolution on the matter will be adopted. This resolution calla for the extension of the hail Insurance act to every municipality in the province, and asks that when new municipalities are formed, they become automatically participants in the niuRlcipal scheme. As premium rates in Alberta are higher than those prevailing in Saskatchewan, where the munKipal idea Is generally operative, it la hoped that an extension of the scheme in Alberta will have the effect of lowering rates charged by line companies. N&mlnation of Officers Wednesday afternoon will he devoted to the nominations for president and vice-presidents with an address on "Consolidated SchooW," by Hon. J. R. Boyle. The ballot for president wUI be taken on Wednesday. ' On Thursday nominees for rlce-pre-s'dents will address the convention and ballot will follow. Consideration of resolutions will occupy the remainder of the day. Addresses by outside speakers'wilibe delivered on Tl^urs-day nqd Friday evening. The out- ZIG-ZAG LOGIC n the Ostrich could only overcome the heredi* tary habit of ninning zig-zag what � hard bird he'd be to catch. Most men have a zig-zag habit of mind-it it hereditary-a legacy of prejudice handed down to us. rat DAVIS "NOBLEMEN" CIGAR saves the logical smoker 56%� because he can see that "NOBLEMEN':-beitig Clear Havana-and sold at 2-for-25c, is imported quality at halt the price. Dio not reason in a zig-zag line-look facts in the face-throw prejudice to-the�winds, and try a DAVIS "NOBLEMEN" CIGAR. You will cut your smoking bill in two. S. DAVIS 4; SONS LIMITED. MONTREAL. 394 The lltlall 'Tiait tuppUeJ direct /rem our Vaneouoef, anif Winnipeg IVanhouaa, Iniuring prompt service and prime condition. standing speaker will unquestionably be W. W. Swanson, professor ot economics at the University of Saskatchewan! who will discuss "the war after the war," and other economic qnes-tions affecting western agriculture. The Friday sessions will be occupied in further consideration of resolutions, and in other convention business. The"^Women'� Convention The United Farm Women will convene this afternoon in Pagetball. The annual address ot the president, Mrs. Walter ^arlby will be reod, and also the report ot the secretary/Mrs. Barrett. On Wednesday the director's reports will i>e presented and president and vice-president elected. Mrs. Mc-Klnney, M.L.A., will address the ladles on "Women In^ Polities" on Wednesday afternoon. The remainder of the week will be devoted to consideration of resolutions, balloting for directors, general discussions on topics-'affecting, the rural home, and addresses on timely subjects by local and outside speakers. Tlie attendance from the southern portion of the province will be large, as all trains arriving so far from both the AWersyde and Macicod subdivisions hovo been loaded. The resolutions to be considered at the convention will include abmo of tho most important ever brought before a body of organized farmers anywhere, and interest In them has been widespread. There are nhmcrouB requests that the duty on t^rm machinery be removed, and a. Jarge number ask for government ownership of packing plants and a minimum price on live hogs. The board of directors have submitted a number.of Important resolutions also, among them a request that the government take over%nd operate the railways. > ---�' M" -; �  Divided into religions .dominations, by far the greater v number of To-rontonlans are 'Anglicans. Next In order are Presbyterians and Metho-dls'ts. � �  , �� PROETSEATllAFFIC London, Jan. 22.-(Via Renter's Ot^ /i tawa Agency).-In the house o� com- ' . mons. Sir Richard" Cooper asked: "How can enemy submarines oper. w ate regularly in the Mersey while British submarines cannot operate near enemy ports In the North Sea?'" t Mr. McNamara, under-secretary'toi � > the admiralty, said he was not pre- ' pared to admit that British submar- ^ Ines could not operate near enemy � ports in the North Sea. He empha.. sized that conditions In the Yictnlty of enemy ports are wholly different to those near BriUsh ports. Absence ot mercantile traffic enables the Ger-mans to do extenslye mining, whilst .-the volume of, mercantile traffic in 3 British ports necessitated the keeping v� of British ports clear of mines. WANTS FANlltlES OF ' ! DRAFIEESPROIECra Montreal, Jan. 32.-Mr. Justice Mar- 'v echal yesterday expressed his opinion ' s that until the military representative at tho exempt'op appeal court over which he presided could 8ss)ire' the court that tlte famtllos of 'drafted men would he provided for and not have to suffer want, it would be unfair to send men to the front who claimed, ese-nptlon on the ground of support Mtlltuy i representative Arohambsult stated that he would try to ge|t positive^ proof ot the tact that money would be paid to the family of any soldlari and alga-the exact amoun^. -1 Poi- those seeking a car of lightn