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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 22, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETlTBBiPGE DAIM' HERALD I ALL THE LOCAL ANP WORLD'S FOREMOST EVENT! Local Soccer Team Lose Championship to Fort William by 3-0 Score TVinnipeg, July Fort Wll- Htm'.Q. P. R. football team earned Jthe title of champions of Canada on Saturday, when they defeated the fact Lethbridge combination here by three to nothing in the final game for iihe People's Shield. It is generally acknowledged by the soccer follow- ers of Winnipeg that they were the best team in the competition, their, general play being of a much higher standard than that of the other com- That they. deserved to win on Saturday nobortj can denj but Shej were not three goals, the better Iteam During the first half, the Wes- terners had more than their share of' the play, but could not score, there being no score at the halfway mark Major Waugh was m the game to start it off, and there was the gest crowd present which had 'wit- nessed anv of the games Lethbridge had the best of the piav in the first lor some reason were unable to score Thompson showo up: well for the western boys in th first Raisbcck tried to score, jus grazing the goal.post. Entvristle to the Forts was the dangerous man i their back division and Lethbrldg did'not seem io-be able to gel pas him. In the second half of the game the tables turned with a little luck o the-.side of the Fort William aggre- By. a .fluke Easlon put in the, first goal for the easterners while trying to clear a long shot iron nidfJEld. It was an excusable mis- but it turned the tide of the game. Sunnier for Lethbridge, was from that time on.called ou to save sever- al hot 'shots, which he did in finish- ed style. However, Cassidy took the ball in and after a good hot one in the nets. Raisbeck and Whyte came right back and sent in a hot one on the Fort William goal, but Entwistlo was there and cleared nicely. Then came some of the finest combination of the game which resulted in carrying the ball up to the Leth- bridgo goal, and another tally for the Forts. Although Lethbridge lost, they put up a brand of ball which opened the eyes of old time footballers in Win- nipeg, and made a name for the me- ;ropolis of Southern Alberta which vill stand in soccer circles.for >years o come. Fort William Entwistle, Hough, Murray, Walker, Raby, Gibbons, Rusr ell, Cassidy, Head, Melville, V-s- on, Wiliett, Brennan, .Thompson, Tolberton, Parker, Raisbecti, Aisliur- le Canadians Win in the Eights Monday, GREAT FOOTBALL IN THE PASS LEAGUE, md Ullt Brtak Even Burmii, July a large of spectators Burmis and Lllte football teams lined up on the Frank football fieU to replay their league fhture Lille won the toss and -elected to play up hill. Fraser kicked off, and the Burmis forwards made straight headway towards the goal Weak finishing, however, left. them pointless after doing con- siderable Dressing The plaj on the Lille side began to improve, and sev- eral times transferred the play to the j other end, but nere repulsed The Burmis forwards once more took up the running, and on several occasions the Lille goal had narrow escapes, n retched scooting, however, sivmg the Lille contingent Damson, the Lille goalkeeper, brought off a few marvllous saves at different which stamped him as a goalkeeper of no mean order. Towards the end of the first half the piav became des ultorr, and Burmis, though pressing. Jailed to score From a breakaway Cooper made a fine Individual run, and capped it with a well taken goal Padgett made a fine effort to saie, but it was bejond his reach Half time arrived with the score standing 1 0 In favor of Lille. When the second half was resumed It was noticed that Bunnis had re-ar- ranged their team, Sloan playing centre-forward, Skilling in centre half and Farnworth at full back. From the kick-off ic was evident that Bur mis meant business A nice run by the left wing brought the Ulle goal in danger, Fraaer shot, but Dawson clear ed brilliantly The Lille had breakaway, and from a fine run by the left wing, the ball waj crested over, and a scrimmace ensued In front of the Burmis goal, from which Cooper netted number iwo for At this point Burmis began to get des- lerate, and Sloan, adopting ruahmg tactics, which had the desired effect, the Lille defence became demoralized, Fraaer scored with a, fine low drtve, which Dawgon stopped, hut failed to hold The bail being ajaln kicked off, Btirmis kept up the pres- and Sloan, getting the ball from a wheeled quickly, and shot taking Dawton by stlrpriie At this point of the game It was Burmis and Burmla only, they simplj plajed Ulle off their feet The Burmis de- fence had the Lille attack well in hand, and the stray runs the} were easily repulsed Burmis forwards kept np the attack, and four successive corners fell to their lot, but they failed to produce the much-sought for goal On time being called the score stood, Burmis2, Lille t file following players lined up tor ttetr respective teams. Sloan and Carson, and S. Stevens, Pr Mitchell, Fnuer, L. C. Stevens Md Skilllnc gnaren Md R Qnf. tftn; J. Griffith, and Bruz- William, Bell, Cooper, -Voore- and Gam Paten, of rpak, acted Ifams trying hard to -find the goal. The Lille defence was good, Dan son, the goalkeeper, doing fine work, while Griffiths and Sheron are worthy of praise for their dis- play Hillcrest forwards tried in vain to score, and at half-time neither team had scored On resuming the game Hlllcres't rushed down the field, but were repulsed, Griffiths being all there Lille now made a fine run to- the Hlllerent goal, Williams and doing fine work Moor head tried to score, Hlllcrest clearing well, and a minute later J T Grif- fiths putting the ball back to the Lille forwards, and a fine pass from Moorhead enabled Oarrett to score, ajoH.loud cheers Hlllcrest seem-ed to be downhearted at Lille scoring, and tried fo force the ball to the Lille goal, but failed again A corner to them, enabled them to make things even, bj IfacGladrTe heading the ball through his own goal This cheered the visitors up, and a quick game was seen, ooth sides trying their utmost to score. Hlllerest, however, after some hard work, and a scrimmage in the Lille goal, scored again, and in a >ery short time scored a third goal Mid field play followed, with no further result, and with a very interesting crowd and clean play, the -well-fought gawe was brought to a close -with Hill crest 3 and Lille L LOCALS WERE THE BETTER TEAM Winnipeg, July the ilug Ing- cheers of thousands of spectators ringing loud In jubilation the glorious victory of the sonlo'r eight of the Winnipeg Rowing club over tho redoubtable crow of tho Duluth club which on Friday annexed honors iu ho junior event, the annual regatta of he Northwestern Jnternatlpnal assoc- ation, came .to an end Saturday after- noon with the Duluth and Winnipeg rganlzations dividing the chief honors I the meet. Tho visitors had three real victories to :tholr credit In the fours, Junior fours and the fraior eights, while Wluupeg captures e senior doubles, junior doubles and enlor eights.. Selkirk took the other chief event, tho working boat fours The of the Winnipeg- club is much better than the above sum- mary would indicate as several events in which the locals were almost' cer tniu 'win were taken from the pro- gram owlag to the lack of entries from the outside organizations The regatta was not as successful or as Interesting as usual owing to the fact that only a little more than halt of the international program was run off. The Winnipeg canoe club came to the rescue hi.good style furnishing many items which proved of vast en- tertainment to the spectators. St. Paul was awarded next year's regatta at the annual meeting of the Northwestern International meeting held at the. Royal Alexandra. The clubs were represented by the follow Ing: Winnipeg, Con. Riley and W; T. Chisholm; St. .Paul C. W.'Foster and Don. West; Duluth, W. L. Quimby; Kenora, Wessey Hose and: Niyenaon; Thunder Bay and Port M. G Officers were elected as follows President, C. s. Hiley, Winnipeg; Pres- ident, J. D. Denegre, St. Paul; Vice Piesident, Dr N Schrnarr, Kcno-a DOCTORS SAID IT WAS HEART FAILURE M Saw Mi Up-But 'f ntt-i-lira" Cirri Ui MOOWIBUJ, ONI'., IllAKU JjUl. "I suffered from severe Indigestion and for nearly two ears. s I could not tale food without feartnl distress. .Joints thought my disease wu Heart Failure and incurable, and' I expected to die in A, short time. Mj son asked me to try From the outlet, I better and gradually thil fruit medicine completely cured me I took perhaps A dozen I am Lured and line gained over 30 pounds in weight" HENRY Sl'EERS (Justice of 1'eac "Fruit-a-tlvei" ure sold by all dtale joe s bar, 6 for 50, trial iize or sent on receipt of price By fruit-a-tira Limited, Ottawa. GAMES IN THE BIG LEAGUES Results of Games National WARNER TO MEET TABE IN FINALS iWarndr, Alia., July over a recent victory over Cardston at'the Southern town, tho hall itean from the Sugar Tonn came to Warn er on Saturday, determined to win from'the-home'aggregation. This game should have been played in Hay mond, but because Raymond failed to make connections for Warner on the Saturday previous, the'Sugar'Town came to Warner on the date thai Colamin, 4; Hoamtr, I Hosmer, July footba team journeyed to Coleman on Sa urday, but the result of their -visi was a defeat, 4 to nil Hosmer had pretty hard luck Th gate receipts haie not come up to ex pectations, the club had np a subscription round town the eipenset of the team to Coteman. One party approached for a donation, but refused on the ground that the boys are not Tinning many matches, which, to our mind, ia an way of vis-sing the matter, to aay the least of it A good football club is undoubtedly an asset to the town, and when things going against the home team, It li uirels the rliht time for everyone them. Nllltnst, S; Lille, 1 Lille, July food crowd of tuned out te Hllfcnet defeat Ulle. J to 1, IB a Cans. Wlwn tk, game started It plain to thart It was going to be a fast one. Hillcrest kicked up hill the first hair. Lille pressed hard, but failed to Darren, and Wll- SKIETH AND DONNAN IN THE GOLF FINALS Owing to the maur rainy periods during the past couple of the Bloso ehalleixe tropoy competition has been delayed and It was only on that th, semi finals were completed when Aid defeated Mr. Nmrse by two boles up and one to play. This leaves to. finals to be I played off between Mr. SkHth and Hufh Donnan, the latter hn-las von la semi-final round from Robert- "Hard luck, more than anjthmg else, was responsible for the defeat of the Lethbndga eleven bj the Fort William team on Saturday." the opinion etpressed to the Herald today Lionel Asquith who returned this onorning, after wit nessing every game- of the series With an even break of luck, Leth- bridge would now have been the home of the champion footballers ot Can ada. The way Mr Asauith explains the defeat of the favorites is this- Leth. bridge plajed five games in six dajs Port William played but three The locals were, therefore, not In the best of condition to go into the last and hardest game at the series to play the Steady game which was necessary to grind out a victory At that ihey played better for the first half than might have been expected, and push- ed the game to the Fort i territory all the way. Just after the first half, however Easton let the ball in ou the merest fluke, and this signal of the departure of hick, comlEg os top of fojr hard victories, was enough to take the heart out of the boys, which they needed to carry them through. Mr Asquith, who inows football of old, says that the Lethbridge team played better ball than many profes- sional aggregations he has seen per- form In the Old Country. He does not think the best team won in spite of comments to the contrary He con- siders both the P-rmce Alberts and the Norwoods, both, of which teams Leth- bridge defeated before meeting up with the Port William brigade, be ter footballers than the champion The bojs made a name for themselve in Winnipeg, and are not only a cred to the city, but a food advertisemea as well. LONGBOAT SPRINGS ANOTHER SURPRISE the second round Nourse do- eftUd 8-jchsMn, atoith defeated Me- Cltltw, Linlser defeated Sheldon, from by default defoted Barnsley defeated DonaM Duff, H. Donnan de- feeted Dr. MoClellaEd de- mi Sh.piera. The winners In the third round were. Skelth over Power, Noirrso over Undsey, Robertson orer Barns-' aid Donnm orer MeCfellaad. j New Glasgow, N. S July 31. Before 1300 spectatois Tom Long oat defeated Cameron in a ten-mile nalch race yesterday afternoon ongboat Won by about three j ards Is time being fifty siv minutes and eventeen seconds. At no time dur- ng the raoc were the runners separ- ted by more than ten jarHs and for a distance they ran abreast The run- ners were by ilde flfty jards from the finish, when inch bj inch LonKboat drew away from Cameron, breasting the tape three yards ahead of the Amherst boy. ENGLISH CRICKET MATCHES London, July 20-Th. following cricket matches were concluded today and resulted In Australians f' 217 4nd 68 abandoned owlnr In rlcans 182 declared, Kent'246 for one wicket, Players 131, Gentle- men 242 and 30 for two wickets- Sus- 383, 262 declared, Hampshire 28 and 41 for two wickets. IMARQUARD LOST WHEN NEAR MARK t IF qiANT .PITCHER COULD: HAVE WON ONE MORE HE WOULD HAVE EQUALED LUBY'S RECORD Rube the tccord of of the !sW club in 1888 Keefe pitched and won 19 consecutive games That ,feat was then, and is now aifar better record than that made by ihe present Giant, for the reason that in.those diys the pitcher was notr 'permitted to be changed evcept by sickness or consent of the umpire. They also had Onlv a couple of pitchers on the staff then, as com- pared with several at present, ao that the record of Keefe was the best of the pair, as his 19 full and com- plete games, none of them bob-tails, so that by many baseball 'authorities tne record of Keefe was the best in every, respect, Missed Record Mark But "Rube" missed the mark set, by John Lub) ot the'1800 National league club, when he won 30 straight, which ,is the best record ever made in major leagues One rec- ord is that of Thomas Loyett, after- ward a BrooWy prtchcr, who won 21 consecutive games while pitching for Bridgeport, then a member of tho Eastern hich he did in 188J, But Lubv, in June, after having lost eight games, won the 20, and probably would have won more had the season not ended October. 3. The reputed record of James Mc- Cormick, 24 m 1886, is not correct, as he never won the number of games he has been credited with. His best record was 13 that but in 188J ic had a strm? of 11 straight, while n 1884 he won 15 straight The record made by Radbourne in 1881, when that wonderful Providence twirler unaided won the pennant? ittet Charlej Sweeney 'had deserted us team, is one never to be en Radbourne won 18 consecutive ames in 18 days Imagine a pitcher f the present asked o do-that. A record not one in a tiun- rcd at the present day fans knows nythmg about, wa? that of Li, ushnwn, a iclt-hander, back Jn 1881, hen he won 13 consecutive Mctocics, len lost a I0-inning game 3 to 1, hen started in again and won 18 more victories, making 26 out of 27 consecutive games, an average'oi 963, the best ever recorded in organized baseball The record was made while Cushman was pitching for Milwaukee, then of -.Warner should have goua to Ray mond. Raymond had n couple of new men, Reid Card held down third base, Drto Selman second, and Dels Selman was at right field O'Brien in the box, and Skouson -behind the hat played good ball, had not good support, either on the bases "or on the" field. Johnson 6a first played his usual good game. Gorrel, the spltball, twirled for Warner, and Luker received. Both did. excellent work. Berg -was moved dovvri to second base, and' this was the only change in the line-up For the first six innings, Warner played ail 01- rorless game. The men on the field plajed big league ball and everybody was in.liis pla'ce at the right Umd. The game resulted in a victory for Warner, the score-being 12-5. This ictorv puts -ft arner in a place where. it will 'be impossible 'for them to lose the southern division of the league. Cardston -plays at Warner to- day, :and a close game is looked for. Saturday Oamts Jlnladelpnia 021 UJl'oOB-ll U 0 Chicago 000 000 9 1 Alexander and Kllllfei, Cheney and niookJyn 8 2 St Louis 7 1 Tingling and Millet, Steele and Bliss., Itoston 7 2 Cincinnati......000 000 S 1 Donnelly and Kling; Fromme and McLean. New 7 0 3 o Tosroau and Mjeis, Robinson irad Gibson. Sunday Gamse MARKETS LETHBRIDQE MARKETS A slight deelliie Is recorded today in local market grain pricci. Quotations on other commodities imclmugoii spring chickens aie nol ovsr plentiful yet, aim ltm je. main firm at 20 cents .por l-b! No. 1 Noi 85 No 2 Northern o ga No 3 _'j Q7J OCO First game: Ch'tago 002010 It 0 Brooklyn 10 2 Leifleld and Archei, Rucker and Miller Secoud: game. Chicago 052 00-1 OOs-11 12 0 Brooklyn 000 003 11 1 Raulbach and Needhanj, Curtis, Cnetzer. Kent and Erwin. "hiladelphia 000 000 6 3 St Louis 0112100 6 1 Mooie, Schulti and Dooln, Haimon nd Wtagoi New York'.'.; 16 5 0 4 Wiltee, Crandall and Ben- on, Davig, Keefe and Clarke American First game levelfind 11 3 aw York .000 010 S 2 Oregg Warhop and weeney Second game: evv Tork 010 010 9 i QV eland 4 2 Kaler and O'Neill, Caldwell and weeney. 7 0 Boston 7 0 Walsh and Sullnan, Hall and Car- rlgan. First game. 7 2 Philadelphia 100 12 2 Lake and Stanaeo, Plank and Lapp Second game. Detroit 11 1 Philadelphia 201 001 11 2 No batteries given Washington S 1 St Lonls-r 6 1 Called in llth, on account of dark- ness Baumgardner and Kirchell, Hughes and Alnsworth No. 1 Alberta Rod 077 No 2 Alberta Red No ,i Alueita lied.......'. O7't No 1 Alberta Red...... otlo No 5 o it Bran, per ion............ 21 00 Shorts, per ton......... 3300 Oats, per ton. Rolled oats........... jjj'oj Vesetables: Potatoes, per ton 20 00 to 24 00 potatoes, per Ib oj Beets, Ib 3'y Carrots, por Ib ............'03 Turnips, per Ib Onions, pei Ib 414 Butter and Cggi: Dairy butter................... o.20 Creanieiy butter. o 33 Eggs, fresh ..........025 Cattle on the Hoof: Steeis, per pound 05% Cows, per pound ,..005 Cows, dressed, per pound 010 Steers diessed, per pound 0.11 WINNIPEG SPAIN. MARKET Winnipeg, Julv grain mar- kets opened and closed today as fol- lows Wheat Open Close 107- 106% October........ 94 October No i reed, July Flax Ju'i October ClotlntSCash Prices No 1 Northern No 2 Northern No 3 Northern 4 v Peed Minneapelii Wheat Open 3474 38 176 107 LACROSSE RESULTS 9, Montreals 4 Cornwall, July -fell be- fore Cornwall here this afternoon in a well plajed N L U game The mountain city team put a better ar- ticle of lacrosse than was expected iTho score was 9 to 4, but it nas i cracking good game. Capitals 3, Shamrocks 2 I Montreal, July Capitals sprung-the: biggest kind, of a surprise by mag the Shamrocks by three goals to two on the Irishman's own 1 stamping grounds It was one of the fastest N L D games ever played in Montreal. Irish Canadians 6. i Montreal, July Irish Canadians sho'wed their valuo here today by taking the leading Torontos into camp The Irishmen were easily the best at all stages and just made a-runaway win. The final score was 12 to 6 which just about indicates the play v The Torontos made several vain efforts to catch up, but the Irish de- fence held them at all times 'American League No Sunday games given International Jersey City 5, Baltimoie 0. Jersey City 4, Baltimore 1. Rochester ,7, Toronto 1. Toronto 10, Rochester 9 "Montreal 3, Buffalo 2 Buffalo 2, Montreal 1 Newark 10, Prpvideiice 6. September 1514 December Chlea9o Wheat Open Jlll5' 06% Septembei .._. Decerabei 35% Close 104% 94 Closo 86 Association Nationals 7, Tecumsehs 2. Toronto, July tleet footed Nationals got the revenge for their defeat here by the Tecumsehs some weekd ago by beating the Indians this afternoon b> seven to two, In one of the fastest games of the year. Nationals led at all stages and were easily the best though the Tecumsehs made them go all the way. Kansas City 12, Columbus 8. St Paul 3, Louisville 2 St Paul 3, Louisville 1 Minneapolis 2, Indianapolis 1. Minneapolis 2, Indianapolis 1. Toledo Sunday St Paul 7, Indianapolis 0 Milwaukee 7, Columbus 1 Kansas City 5, Toledo 1 Louisville 4, Minneapolis S. Northwestern ..Vancouver 7, Seattle 1. Tacoma 11, Victoria 4 .Portland: 3, Spokane 0. Portland 3, .Spokane 3. BEARISH MARKET Chicago, III, July prices today took a bearish turn, as a result of weak cables was informa- tion that the Dardanelles would be al- lowed to remain open unless the Ital- uns m-ttacked again In addition re coipts were increasing, and the cash, demand News of black rust neoi Millbank, ND, led to a but the market once more sagged, ai the Infedion was said to be not a ide- spread Opening figmes were to down, Ssplember started at to 83 cents, touched 92% cents, reco-i- ered to 8814, and then- fell back to cents: Harvest debus tended steady oats, until speculators began selling owing to depression in other grains Septemnei started cent off, to a like amount up at to 3314, but fell cents. LIVERPOOL MARKET Liverpool, July spot, staedy, No 2 Red Western Win- ter, ?s. 7d No 2 Manitoba, not quot- ed. No 3 Manitoba, lid Futures, steady, July, nominal, October 7s. 2ftd Decembei, 7s OT4d. LOWLY ROYALS WIN FROM CHINKS Montreal, July The Montreal ball team won a game today The victims were the Chinese players who have been touring the .United States. The Celestials hit the Royals but the final score wsa 12 to-4 for the Inter- national tall enders The Chinese pitchers passing 11 and hitting 3 Canadian Berlin St. Thomas 7. Berlin 1, St Th'omas 0 Hamilton 12, Peterboro'3. LMdpn 3, Guelph 1 Ottawa 2, Brantford 1 l Jjf dl Albert Reynolds, of Sprlngiale, sai) a spread rail on the C. P. R. tracks, notified a section gang and prevented accident. Elite Cigar Store PHONE 1111 Vancouver, July re suits at Mlnoru first race, 1st Eel, 2nd Droml, Srd'Gaty Fallen Time 1 01 Second race- 1st Agela; Jnd, BInoc 3rd Twlolieniam Time 1.08 3-j Third race1 1st, Stout Heart1 2nd, Roclrls, 3rd, Jessie Porter Time 1 01 S-B. Fourth race 1st Pride of Lit more; 2nd, Jim Basey; 3rd Imprint. Time 1.00 S-o Fifth race 1st, Tommy McGee, 2nd Blmeta Hamilton, 3rd Henry Wsl hank iris 3-5 I SUth race. 1st, O. M. Millar; 2nd General Marchmont. Serenth 1st Regina Arvi; 2nd Edna StMurt; 3rd Don Enrique Time 1.41. BIHKENHEAD MARKET Liverpool, July Rogers Oo, Lh erpool, cable today that there was no change In the mar- ket, and Saturdav'st nuqtatiflnK Can- adian, 14 to cents, and fed ranchers, lift to 14% cents per pound, remain unaltered: MANITOBA ATHLETIC MEET SATURDAY Winnipeg, July several poatponemtnts. the main events In tho Manitoba Athletic championships were finally nil oft jesterday afternoon The competition was keen, the time ws.j not good, though Kirk- ness ran.- three 'miles In .15 minutes, 52 3 4 seconds The winners were as follows, all Winnipeg athletes: 100 S Armstrong, 3ZO yards, L s Armstrong, 440 G. Hefcburn; SsO yards, J. Beckett, 1 mile J Beckett, 2 miles, J Beckett; 3 miles, O Klrkness, one mile walk, F Dowle; ISO high hurdlca, W, B Ham liton; 380 sards, low hurdle, L Ward; 3 mile biocle race, F. SmltS; 6 race, G. H Beemer; ninnlnc nroad lump, s G Let; running high Jump, V. K. Boynton; pole vault, Lind- er, 16 pound shot put, J McHschron, 66 pound weight, J, Echron Jack Bennett won'the Free Press cup for the grand agfrefste winner with 18 points. ;