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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 27, 1914, Lethbridge, Alberta MONDAY, JULY 27, EMPRESS TO-NIGHT THE LETHBRIDCK HBRAI.0 ANOTHER MASTER PHOTO PLAY In Four A CELEBRATED CASE' With ALICE JOYCE and GUY COOMBS A tlirilling drama adapted frSm a famous incident of the historic _______battle of Fontenoy AMERICAN GIRLS GAVE FINE EXHIBITION OF BASEBALL HERE SATURDAY EVENING Though Defeated Crowd in Attendance at Game Appreciated Efforts of Weaker Sex-Pitcher .May Fay Center of Men on Team Girls.. tethbridge Hlt> by Inningi ..Ill .....42133430 x-20 Runt .by Girls........ Lethbrldge...... Innings 002 000 110 113 It was the baseball game de luxe of the season.. Those American GirlB proved themselves artists of no mean ability in their tilt here on Saturday evening with the local Brigade, .and made a Hit with everybody, though suffering defeat by a score that was jnore than doubled. They are adver- ilsed as an Ail-American Girls' team, .nut -this must not be taken literacy, -Maude, 2b. for three men are included In the line- May Bohle, cf. Wray, c.......... 2b....... Davies, lb....... Scidenbeoher, ,3b. Green, If. Evans, ss Sang, cf. AB. H. II. i'O.A.E. .5 4 4 4 4 Carley, Gorrill, p. American AB. R. H. PO.A'.E. .May Fay, n., ss. .5 Clay Brsmlovv, 3b. 5 P. Cunningham, if. 2 Nick Dile, c........ 4. Harriet Murphy, lb 1 P. ss. p. -1 Man. A score of up: catcher, shortstop and third base- to 4 may reflect on the talibre of the.contest as. evenly-bal- anced, but. this-was set in the shade by the interest that.the.crowd display- id-'in the way the girls played ball, and -nothing nut the greatest of.: ad- miration was expressed on all sides {or the finished, article that was de- livered, which must have proved edi- fying to the most exacting fan pre- vent. The crowd fairly, ravtd over Miss 51 ay. Miss Fay opposed Earl Gorrill in.the box, and pitched a won- derful game.. She had a variety of curves and speed that many a twirler round, these parts, would be-glad to postm, and she use.1 clever judg- ineBl' withal, to' Say nothing of her excellent hit ,or walk single man. 5Uss Fay was a most unassuming girl; ana-never'at all1 did the show any Inclination to crack the enamel of'her face'as the spectators cheered; and in all other divers ways nave vent to their, delight In her won- Srilnmary: Two-base hits, Sang; Green, Gorrill, Leonardie, Three- base.Hits, Bvans. Davies. Home runs, Carley, Brandow. Bases.on bails, off Gorrlll a. Hit by pitcher, Qorrill 1. derful ability leather, plli. in manipulating the Maude Nelson was expected to pitch if Maude has anything on May Fay we don't want our boys to run-up against her stuff.'- -May was plenty fine enough. Maude played second baae: The girl that showed the most class outside of the pitcher's box. 'was Miss Jlurphy on first 'base. She was there 'in every way, shape, and form. The centre fielder, too, showed some JS-carat stuff. The male cavorters of the tourist tram were experienced players, and know the game from A to Z. They were a strong factor in the game. Jessie Drcii, n. ...4 FREAK GOLF SHOT Fort Wayne Player Knocks Ball Out of an Apple Tree Here is a tale of one of the most remarkable shots ever made at golf, just reported from the Keki- onga Golf club at Fort Wayne, al- though it happened last fall. Wright Dodez 'was playing Fritz McCulloch in the semi-finals for a trophy. His drive was short and he hit a long tall on the approach, The ball went among the branches of an app'e tree. The ball was finally, discovered, half imbedded in a big, mellow pip- pin, which had dropped into the crotch of one of the branches. Dodez elected to play the ball from Its lie. Climbing a tree, he hooked a leg over a limb, splatter- ed the apple all over tlie links, and his ball tore free and rolled to the edge of the green. He ran down a long putt and halved the hole. NATIONAL Saturday Games Pittsburg 2, New York 4. Cincinnati 4, Brooklyn 3. Cincinnati 1, Brooklyn 5. game.) Cbicagq o, Boston 4. St. Louis .0, Philadelphia C No Sunday games. (Second AMERICAN Saturday Games Now York 0, Chicago 1. Ilpston 8, Cleveland 6. Philadelphia 10, Detroit I. Washington-St. Louis: Rain. Sunday Games Boston 4. New York 1, Chicago 0. New York 3, Chicago 7. (Second game.) Philadelphia 8, Detroit G. Washington 2, St. Louis 0. Washington 1, St. Louis 4. (S ond game.) NATIONAL New York Chicago St. Louis Boston Cincinnati...... Philadclphb Pittsbiirg Brooklyn Struck put, by Miss Pay 9, by Gorrill 19. Stolen .bases, American Girls 2, Lethbridge 2. Earned runs, Amerl-; can Girls 2, Lethbridge 5. Double plays, Evajis to Munroe. to Dalies; AMERICAN Dice to Leonardie to Brandow. Time of game, 2 hours. Umpire, B.B. ,Mc- Carty. on the Game That Miss Fay could- field as well as hurl was proven in the eighth when she went .hack ot short position and took a high ;one off Seidy's bat ease and grace of-K A r is a .natural born ball player, and the crowd gave her a good hand. [Chicago j Baltimore Si-uce Davies knows what It .means j Brooklyn now to be bowled over by-a-'woman. Indianapolis He clashed with the first basewoman: Buffalo Both went down, but Bruce 'was. not Kansas City FEDERAL Saturday Games Chicago 5, Brooklyn 0. Chicago 5, Brooklyn 0. (Second .614'game.) .580' Kansas City 1, Buffalo 3. Kansas City 4, Buffalo 3. (Secoud .471 game.) .455; Indianapolis i, Pittsburg 2. .452; Indianapolis 5, Pittsburg 6. (Sec-. -V40; ond game.) SOME GOOD GOES SEEN Philadelphia Boston Washington Detroit Chicago St. Louis New York Cleveland '54 IB 47 45 43 35 30 St. Louis 8, Baltimore 1. Sunday. Game Kansas City 9, Indianapolis Only Federal game played Sunday. only down, he was out. Peg Cunningham lived up to her can peg. She 'went to the left field fence for Davies' near-hom- er, made a swell peg to third, and Bruce was the plate on the relay. Bruce would have made it, but for a wooden leg. Miss Fay was using her noodle all the time. Twice she engineered plays to get men off 'third, and succeeded. Sang and Gorrill fell by the .wayside on these plays. The lady pitcher threw wide purposely to give the catcher a chance for a snap thro'w to third. Girls Played Steller Ball at Maeleod Jtacleoii .July 25. Beaten, and Their conversion was made com- at tlul-by six young i plcle when Miss May Fay occupied twncllv Uatcn a nieces 'of "feminine assisted j the. box and proceeded to play havoc hv three raemhers of the 'sterner sex, will, the Maclcort batters. The field- is the fate that befell the Maeleod ing of the visitors was also of a Hie I sensational nature, especially that of Pittuburg St. Lonis............ WESTERN CANADA Saskatoon 47 28 Moose Jaw 43 Medicine Hat 41 37 Hegina 30 3G ISdmo'nton 31 44 -Calgary 28 48 INTERNATIONAL Saturday Games' Baltimore 0, Tqro'nto 3. Baltimore.O, Toronto 1-5. (Second Newark 8, Buffalo 5. Newark S, Buffalo 3. (Second 51 37 .580! game.) 47 ,18 .5jS! City 7, Rochester 5. 44 37 Jiw: Jersey City 4, Rochester.6. (Sec- 45 30 oncl game.) 41 .42 Providence 5, Montreal 3. 39 10 .-1-13 Sunday Garnet 36 47 .434] providence 5, Montreal. 1. 37 51 .420 j providence 1, Montreal 2." (Secuiia game.) Only games played Sunday. .627 .S4.1 .523 .151) .113 .368 pieces b is -the celts in their encounter with Girls' Kasebnll learn'al1 Miss Murphy on the initial sack, the athletic grounds on Friday even-j The conclusion arrived-at by most, I of the fans was that the locals were by a superior team, although encounter was li'tb 3 in favor! they played good, clean ball, which THE WIND-UP Bisley Camp, July ranges! woll deserted save ior those who are.! sweeping up ihe rem'nants of the! prize lists. j The service rifle championship ag-j was won by Dr. Kelly, of North London, who wins the chal- AM. ASSOCIATION Saturday Columbus 2. Minneapolis 0. Columbus 12, Minneapolis 4. (Sec- ond game.) Louisville 4, Kansas City 3. Cleveland 11, St. Paul 7. Indianapolis 2, Milwaukee 3. Sunday Games Cleveland 3, St. Paul 4. Cleveland 1, St. Paul 4. (Second game.) Milwaukee ti, Indianapolis 5. Milwaukee 4, Indianapolis 4. (Sec- Louisville 2, Kansas City 4. (Second game.) Itngc cup and the championship gold jewel. The championship silver jewel for second place went to Sergt. Fitz, fifth Highland Light infantry Ptc. Queen's Westminster, was Sergt. Martin, Calgary, tenth; The'uitimalirscun-. iu the seven by a j Cato{ Sel.gt; Hamii- Minneapolis S. Columbus 6. Minneapolis 2, Columbus 12. ond game.) (Sec- of the weaker sex, anil at no time in, would have won any ordinary game, .the game did the locals show There has certainly been no exag- tlrng like ..winning. gcration in the press of the capahih- Ill nG Th3 idea of. a hunch of girls being ties of this American team. The girls able to put up a genuine game of I have the baseball goods, ami deliver ball was looked upon by many of the them with a vim. citizens as a but the good Score by innings crowd that assembled at the game Girls ...........................210 .100 2-0;