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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 14, 1911, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETTTnitlDf.K....DAILY.HBBALP Friday, July 14, GOSSIP OF THE BIG BUSH TEAMS SPORTS LOCAL NINE TO GO TO RAYMOND NOW BUT RACE BETWEEN TIGERS Season More Than Half Over and Philadelphia and Detroit Have Things Going Their Way -Big League Gossip by Murname 'Boston, July passed ai tho season half over. In the Amer can League the race has already se tied down to the Athletics and tl Detroit Tigers. Both teams gone over the route aud should pla Rood ball from now on. Mack has th finest machine since the best da) of the Chicago Cubs, while Jeuuiug must Improve his infield to have an eort of a chanced Chicago is bound to be heard froi this year, as they are hitting the ba playing hard for every game, wit Chief Comiskey anxious to. give hi Chicago patronage another wiunini team.. The New York Highlander! can depend upon a fine string o pitchers and a hard hitting lot o players likely to spurt at any time but never dangerous for the big prize i The Boston Red Sox have expert mentea with their infield until ,the> have lost much of their confidence and depend too much on their greal outfield. Chicago, New York ant Boston have a look-in for the secoiu berth. The Cleveland youngsters have shown lome grand, good baseball and next season. Charley Somera will have a team that all will tip their caps to. .Washington and St. Louis will have trouble in. landing in any better'pos- Ition than they hold at present. Me- Aleer has changed his team about so often that they have lost confidence. New men seldom, enthuse a ball club after the season-'is half over. Condition will tell froui this on, and those teams'" with a good chance for wili work -like sailors to keen m the rufrfking The; National League race is cer- tainly a hummer, where the old stand- by, clubs of Chicago, Pittsburg and New York have, mapped .out a .cam- paign to pull off the flag this season. teams are sure -to remain as bitter contenders for the honors. This "year two amWtious youngsters have rather-.Upset the dope by forcing their teams into the-running'and re- fusing absolutely to be shaken ,off. Roger' Bresnalian has done wonders TUth his light St Louis team, while has .shown that he-will not fighting position. I can hardly believe that St. Louis will much longer remain in the hunt, while the Quakers will force the old- clubs to plug away the .whole route to beat them out for ,one of the positions. The Quak- ers'are a game bunch'of players and in, Dooin they have a natural leader who can think as well as play has a nice way with his men. .Cincinnati has been a great disap- pointment to Clark .Griffith, who used up more gray matter than any mana- ger in the builness hoping to land a winner without the material, and Cincy is outr of the running this sea son. Brooklyn is the same old club, looking good ontf day and very bad the next, but always a very easy mark, for the New York Giants. O.ur owu at the old South End buttle grounds have landed the last position aud will remain there to the close. That is the one sure bet in baseball this year. Clubs come here to win every game played and when they fnil leave town like a lot of disgusted fishermen.. Tenney and Kling to furnish the gray matter, there is no reason why the Boston club cannot be stren- gthened, if the stockholders will go out and give up the cash for the best of the young players. Both-Frank Chalice and Fred Clarke niust bo given credit for making a line showing this season, where their jreat teams were breaking up and new men had to be gathered in to fill in vith. With Chance, Steinfeldt and 3vers out the club it left] .loe Tinker of the old stone wall nfield, one. ot" the greatest infielders he game ever saw. Then the great iub pitcher went wrong, until Chi- ago is playing practically a new earn. In taking Wagner away from short ;eld, tlie Pirates made it plain to all! hat the team was going by the cards. Playing first must be a huge ike for 'Wagner, but where Is. the layer to take his place at short? Yet Fred Clarke keeps right on de- Jlopiug .new men, and I look for the irates to be close up at the finish. In New York McGraw has practical- a young team, with perhaps the ex- eption of that great boxman, Christy athewson. The Giants can hit and Ith hustling, .can fight to a nlsh.' areas'very hard I ub to.beat on'-the Polo grounds wit e hottest bunch of ..fans in the worl oting before, during and after th ame. The ideal i series for large crowds tid easy times for the scribes would the Athletics and the Giants We're all looking forward to the y' when the- world's series will be ayed at Chicago and Cincinnati with imiskey and the lead s of, the combined orchestra, where CIRCUS 100 ACTS I1100 MINUTES 33 INCHES 1AU STRANGE AND WONDERFUL ALSO HERD BF BIGGEST ELEPHANTS SUPERS, SPECTACULAR, 08IGIHAI CIRCUS, 600 Pupil, 450 Animals BABY HIPPOPOTAMUS 40-SELLS CLOWNS-40 FIGHTING THE FLAMES Gorgeous Street Parade O'CLOCK EACH MORNING DANCE AT'KAYMONI) APf.nm HALL GAME July-It. tho Lethbridj-e Jeaur plays the local nine, .Hie regularly sche- duled match tomorrow even- ing, they willbe the guests of the Raymond club at a big dance to bo given in the opera bouse. This will be an (ion for Lcthbridge sujiporters to conic over with Iheir team. U 2 and I p. m. Doors Open One Hour Earlier, VAA Admitting of Vitit to tie Big Lethbridge Sat. July 15 TONIGHT-7P.M. BIG SPECIAL ,COMEDY FEATURE 'Teaching Jack Love Her." to BOWERAVAN BACK IN.-.-GAMt tbe war correspondents would be giv en the glad hand and the game r baseball fo'r a liimg Crigfcr in his daj was undoubtedly-one of tl e greatest catchers the garni ertr dciel oped, but poor health banthcapped him When the Boston team w on much of i'tn success, KIB tt tributed to the good nork of Criger behind the bat Cnger's majqr lea sue career started md In ISM WILL BE ALL THE BETTER, FOR A GLASS OF SPEY ROYAL I L AIK FOB IT AT THE BAK-t KBCP IT IN TOUR HOME Fniuk tiowermnn his up to p first for the-KaniasCitj .American team. apt played bdli tbui far this feasoa. Games in the Big Leagues AMERICAN ASSOCIATION St. Louis York vansas City Minneapolis ..ouisvfllc Columbus OOSJ01.0JO-6 Boston Louis 'hil.adelpltia Cincinnati JrooVlyn Chicago 'olcdo ndianapolis NATIONAL LATEST SOXC1 HIT E, E. Speeial'Maiiiicc 1'or Saturday i P. M. 5c 5c FHE "ROYAL RE- AT INDIANAPOLIS AUTO RACE (0 cars racing like mad. SEE Ray Harroun on his Mar- :nan, win the great-500 mile race. rHE EVENT OF ITS KIND EVER OFFER- ED IN LETHBRIDGE. Clarke Griffith, the old fox, is hav- ing a stormy time with hit Cincinnati Reds. Poor "Griff." Thingi have broken bad for him since the season started. But_It's aNong journey and "Griff" may yet. Day Tomorrow .in Leth- bridge-One of the NOTICE TO PLAYERS All Iho baseball players who .arc going to Raymond tomor- row are requested to meet at the Alexandra Hotel at-3.45 p.m. sharp. Famous Tennis Player FOR1 PLAYERS TO QUIT It is difficult for a' hig-.le.ague piny minor leaguer, for that mat- quit -baseball. -Davy -Junos of the thinks so, and liuvy admits that when jtlie time comes for him to lay aside his uniform for iiie last time lib will find the task a hard one. Davy is one ball player, who should not worry ahout the future. He has an; established- drug store business does a profitable business lias a long lease, and a comoctent partner in his 'brother Still, Dan Abates thlnlr of the time when he has to quit. It is not a .case .of-not being able to pursue some other line of busl ness, but not wanting to, in the case of the hall plmei lie his Ined the life of the game, and its fealui es have got into hib The call la too strong CRICKET AT PtNCHER CREEK MIW JL-fFCWLNIAS WOUAH IM Western Canada league Games BRONCHOS BLANKED THE BERRYPICKERS Saskatoon. July -Broimhos dlstlnsuislied themsolves today ning a way with the first. game.v.' in he series 'here, the Berry pickers be- ng unable io score. Staiidridge ;was on the r.ubber fqr and 'there never was a minute-when he-did not lold i land, Saskatoon ball.. He he Pickers in the hollow olVhis with gilt edged support when did .occasionally the kept them from getting near him -except once when Walsh caught before he could land on lie plate. Pennybaker did the pitch ng stunt for the home team and was lit seven times. Errors by McAlIen ind however, allowed four, tal- ies in the sixth, outside, of his .round, it was good ball, soine sharp fielding on sides being among 'the fea- res 000'024 S 0 Saskatoon .000 000 4 5 Icveland 'asliington Chicago :oston etroit hiladctphia AMERICAN Wine A: Spirit Co. iuffaio ,ochestflr HiiKimnre Newark EASTERN 1'rovidciicc-Jcr WINNIPEG UPPER HAND IN EVENING GAME Brandon, July this-evening's game the .Maroons bundled on Borles- .won the last half of thu double header by a score of 6 to 2. White sides, was hit hard, but he was good n tiie pinches ami-the locals .were ;un- able to hit safely hits were needed, notably in the eighth when the side was retired with, the sacks full. A sensational feature Kirk- luim's catch of a' 'high fast liner'In the sixth. Brandon Winnipeg ,001 001 120 120 Pincher Crcclv July Fish- jurn'anil .Pinchcc, Greek .cricket, learns plajed a game at the athletic grounds jesterriav afternoon when the home team defeated tlie visitors hj ashore n( to 12 Not much interest is manifested here. Because tomorrow, brothers and tors, tho great Soils-Kioto circus; ia duo to arrive in our city, and for tho first time this season wo will be per- iHted Lo gaze upon the glories of iental magnificence, as truthfully de- scribed by the liress agent, and riow ill the novel wonders of the tented world. Tho time-honored street parade, without .which even a circus of this magnitude, would- not be complete, ms been announced to commence tomorow and it is mt- iral to add that this will.giyo pros- pective patrons an opportunity of "dging just how much the Sells-Floto people have enlarged upon, the enter- ainmont which they gave last year. The circiiB will arrive here on three special trains, and will probably com- mence to unload about daylight, and ong -before most of bhe little folk are out of bed. The coming of the big tenla to any city, even from a news- paper standpoint, partakes of some- thing out of the ordinary. It is sel- dom that anyone who has ever tasted of the delights of the .sawdust ring, and its accompanying wonders, ever forgets the sensations which accom- pany their first visit, or for that niat- to visit this ancient and hon- orable attraction whenever it cornea within reaching dietance. This year we are creditably advised that tlie Sells-Floto circus 'comes to us offering more varied, numbers on Lheir programme than over before in. their history. Several of the features are especially novel and Include filo Carho who slides head on frofti tent..- This is a dare-dovih teat never before attempted iri the world of am- The mapyelloiia "Omar, the biilloon horse; of clowns iu a novel and eide-splltting act. entitled "Fighting' the'Flamea high Bchool and menage horses; the celebrated troupe De.Loiivre, in poses marble; the Garcinettis; nolte Royal's troupe of educated horses; the Hobsons; .the Hedinis; the Lowahdes; the' MarUIl farnih the burlesque airships, famous Guice troupe; the -Roy-Smith a novel revolving trapeze act: the magnificent school .-of Sells- Floto trained elephants, and in this-is included flappj the twin baiby elephants, who will: perform acts which you have never t BRANDON ON TOP IN THE AFTERNOON Brandon, July afternoon half of s double was an ensj win for the residents. Glass was on the mound for the Maroons and lie M-as easy picking for Ouster's squad, touched his curves for ten swats, which and tow doubles. Reese for the home crowd was almost airtight for six or seven Innings, holding the visitors to j one safety until the seventh. -He showed no perceptible lootenlng .un- till the last round, when the enemy got two bingles, one of which was a three-sacker by Glass. Brandon ,100 142 Winnipeg .000'010 MQ08E JAW TAKES DOTH fROM EDMONTON At Moose gam Edii'.onloii Moose and Mliss and Slight. Umpire, Morrison, hatting ,igi risl his old kim maKcb a icaliire. .Spcunii Edmonton 7 0 jw b 0 6. 0 11 i UX f iaKcs' I You're "Dead on and you'll be clean bowled out of endless smoke joy if you continue to overlook BlackCkt Cigarettes 1 0 1 0 I S With never a break, from match to all the delightful mellowness of pure tobacco is in each and every one of these straight Virginia cigarettes. The infinite to procure only selected leaves from the most famous southern tobacco the minute care to perfect the delicate blend, 'of which only we know the result ..in the dainty smoothness of these distinctive -At CAORDtA! I MABCJANUS ClOAKETTU. l.imilcj, ;