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Lethbridge Daily Herald (Newspaper) - January 26, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE By Me Ma tf NOt UUVT At or A ONE M H HttP conformity with pledges of union gov GO IS POST Bowlers Will Visit Big Interest in Munro Anderson MaCch The RossHarrlaon which had bean set for Next Now Yeara been postpon 1 ed until Wednesday Janu ary Harrlaon waa to have left Chicago on Monday evening but onMonday af ternoon a wire waa received from Mm By the of the bout atatlng that he had been ao buay he had Mt hadtlme to train properly and would like extra week If It be conveniently There were no at this IWFOR MOM It glad of an addition weeks ao bout haa been art for January Thla will alve both every chance to gat Into and the farm are aaaured even better than if original date had been adhered t The receipt ofEd Smlthfa gram setting forth his opinion of the Chicago middleweight haa cre ated the widett kind flMntereet In the Fana anticipate aeelng the best go ever staged There le alreadya big demand for for the Christmas Sport Decisions The advertised wrestling match between Walter Anderson and Frank set for last Satur day evening at did not materialize for some unknown rea Thursday the big match between Munrb and Anderson at Barons for the Cana dian heavyweight will draw a big crowd from the especially from as a lot ot fans want to see this pair In a finish Munrb is considered the fayorlte over tnto finish The Barons match will be enlivened by abowling match between the old Lethbrldge and This will be staged prior to the wrestling The team to represent Leth brldge will bepitkea from Sloan Murray and On Saturday evening Frank Tay lor and Munro are dife to meet In VulcanIn a hlg bout staged by Country Football Scores Dec following are the results Saturdays games In the English league London Combination The Arsenal Qiteens Park Brentford Clapton Orient Chelsea Millwall Athletic Crystal Palace Tottenham Hot SPWestHam United Fulham Mdland Section Barnsley Sheffield United Bradford Leicester Fosse NottsCounty Grlmsby Hull Notts Forest Sheffield Wednesday Rotherham 3 Lancashire Blackpool Rochdale Bolton Wanderers Burslem Port Vale Burnley VManchester United Liverpool Oldham Athletic Manchester Glty Blackburn Roy era Preston Everton Sockpbrt County Southport Cen toUowIng re the results ot Saturdays football ames in the Scottish league Partlck Thistle Queers Park Third Lanark Rangers Celtic Dumbarton Hamilton Morton Si Mirren Alrdrieonlans Ayr United Falklrk Hibernians Kiimarnock Clydebank 3 mjuLuiiinij ernment to introduce aty possible meas ures affecting the economic The direct and indirect saving will enable Dominion to better bear war burdens and at the same time materially conserve the man Final and preparations have been for the big game ot basketball between Lethbrldge and on A good Stiff xworkout yesterday toe last practice and the shaped up A little information has been received on the Invaders and from alii ndoubtedly have fast if i the portance invasion in regard to provincial do not intend to let the game slip through their Friday night they hit andagain Saturday evening they will test the mettle of the famous Ray Games with Raymond and Calgary are In the v process of find CardBtonv and Barnwell are ex pected to have a finger in pie This to the first game of the season and the only winter sport going on Friday for a visit to the Y whats going CURMNO RESULTS The results of the opening matches played at the curling rink will be found Robson of got the decision over Fred Dyer ot in a 12 round bout here last night The men are POLE WRESTLER the Polish defeated Yussuf iha wrestlingmatch announced as fbf the heavy weight championship here last Zbysiko won the first fallin one hour and 40 His opponent un able j WINS SWIMMING RACE who was five times wounded inthe battle the won the an nual Christmas swimming contest across the river a distance of 350 The temperature stood at about the point and bridges and Seine were crowded with spectators who cheered the swimmers as they plunged through the icy won this event MUMMERY PLAYS WITH TORONTO Mummery reported to the Toronto Hookey Club this morning and will play against the Canadians on Manager Querrie will start off with two goal including of and TalUbh of the Man ager Querrie has turned down a prop osition from the Wanderers to tra4e either Noble or Randall tor Holmes ot who a Toronto New spite of th acquisition of Grover Cleveland ander and William Kilmer by Ch it is likely wi go to the post at the start of the base ball season of 1918 favored aswhat has come to be known as an old blub in Because of this it is probable that the team will be mater ially affected by the national army The majority of the players are mar ried and have families dependent upon them for support andnot a tew of them are more than of it is known that several of those who are over the dratLage or vyho families to sup port have tried to enlist and have been rejected because bf physical dis Great Middleweight is Spending His Days Getting Soldiers in trim Messages Pour Into Union On New Liquor Regula tions of tele grams from all parts of Canada con gratulatlng the government on its announcement ot prohibitory legisla tion streamed Into the prime minis office Every province in the Dominion was represented in these They came from temperance social reform womenssummit tee and other organized In dividual congratulatory messages were received In large In many instances thai church congregations had recorded their appreciation by standing votes One of the first congratulatory wires received thili morning at the prem iers office was from Sir William of The mes sage reads Please accept my warmest con gratulationson act btt taken by the government Intonnectlon with the liquor I am sure it will assist in conserving the strength bf the nation for struggle In which we are Gushing ot wires that at all Baptist and Congregational churches In that the governments action was heartily commended by a stand ing presi dent of Womens Christ ian Temperance and appreciation of the nrompt and efficient of the union gov ernment In the matter of temperance CITIZEN IS DEAD Richard Tur member of the Quebec legislative counciland one of the mdst promin ent men In this tiled yesterday after a brief illness at the age of 74 He was founder of the firm of Whitehead and president of the Turner Lumber and Pulpwood of Leboutellier of the QUebec Car tage and Transfer Company a direc tor of the Imperial Bank df Canada and one of the foundersof Ed ward He is survived by a six among whom General Sir Richard commander in chief pi he Canadian ENDORSES APPEAL OWa wa connection with the appeal which is being made favor of the British army and navjr club ot Philippe Can adian high commissioner has re ceived from the Duke of governor general bf the fol lowing telegram I heartily endorse your appeal tor the British army and navy league club and wish It f despatch Worn capitrfl of des cribes the lynching under horrible ch cumstances General who was Kerenskys military com mander in the The Italian embassy has made a tor mal protest against the plllaglhg by armed men of the apartment bt the embassys first It is reported that the Germans are moving troops from the Russian thern and western fronts to the south and INPALESTINE Dec Allenbyii trooPjs in Palestine continue vance oh the plain ndrth and have occupied four mow The official on tttS operations issued lastnigbt reads v Oh Saturday with nayai our leftfurthered ttie adVance north of the Bl readhlng the lineSheikh El Ballutahel Jelllf about four miles north pf the Pushing eastward and south of the river we occupied FeJJa ami This was followed jbvthe capture of on the TurlriSh railway to the and southeast Effective iwork was carried out on enemy anL Depwtroent iljjtljjii t de f9r yp it Mil Motor Edmonton AllStar basketball team plays the Raymond provincial cbftm pious at Raymond on Saturday evenv Ing of this week and the boys and the fans of the southern town are up on their toes for the The Ray mond quintet Is not at all averse to meeting the PlPk ot They have their last win ter Unoup practically Intact and hare been working out now1 for a month so are in the best ot After the game there will be a big dance the opera Raymond a big cr9wd from outilde for the 8TRANOUER LCWI8 THROWN New middleweight Is too to bother about a little thinfe like a mere fight between a couple of professional That too busy to hother about the variety of MX for Mike Is spending his time these days clubbing a bunch young huskies into fighting shape at Port whichlies just out of Des MUtehad a chance to take on Hany GreVln an encounter at Plttsburg and was ready to sign articles until con ditions were imposed he didnt so he requested Eddie hla raon aEerto call off proceedings and let him keep on teaching the soldiers how Gibbons Work Mike Is so wrapped up In thisthing I can hardly him to talk said Kane He got but of bed one taorhlng at 6 o clock aiid went out to the camp to watch the soldiers go through their calisthen ics He wanted to it all and learn for he is going to introduce a Mike Gibbons system to those He certainly la getting wonderful re lultaiwlth the workhe aUeady baa Wike himself about he Jabs and right crosses he ia put ing into the hearts ottoe Ha enthusei all over and getting Mike to say a few dozen words is like piylng a from a bbys we New of Po won can wresting chamnJonBhin in the tournament here by thiowiw W an4 37 ft t contwt r Several one OP close to ft ana eftobj We hoW was The pttylng more to than to bta opponent by tb9 Pole by A worded telegram re ceived from Central Women s Christian Temperance AW general wir ed that Alberta Is delighted with prohibition The Mens Fed eration of representing all the churches of the conveyed hearty thanks for the splendid Christ mas box in the prohibition Amongthetelegrams received were the following From Albert Moore tor the whole Canadian Methodist church would express the heartiest gratitude for order Believe measure meet It will help Canada to do her part in the war and bring many blessings to Canadian I From Toronto Accept expression of apprecia tion on behalf Of the which I have the honor to for the splendid action tak en bv your governmeiit ou the liquor i We assure you of our thanks and confidence anil good From Joseph honorary of the Dominion Alliance Desire to express to you profound for orderlncouncll touching the liquor From president Provincial Alberta Ac cept hearty thanks ot women We are deeply grateful rfor mi Hugh western secret 1 Service Methodist im Regina Churches refer to with appreciation to beneftdent 1 ot government provld will GREA MATCH AT BARONS December 27th i BETWEEN Undisputed Champion Welflht 215 WALTER Champion pf weight 200 Matoh to bo In the twoout of COME AND SEE THE BIG FELLOWS MEET THIS TIME TOR 0000 To Our Customers and for thecountry as a j rl K business can kept going Itf will remain more mowjr will flow to and sellers and busing will along lnxa preuy WB have Inveatiiated pur business frpm Wv nt Ahnn0ln0 OUT SSB55SW tgelwiJlon to wblQbito the mbine the work of IM and countering should b rlMWdr tbtoi lor thew ttwn ot hearty co the in January OF ;