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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 3, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta LETHBHIDOE, ALTA., THURSDAY, JUNE 3, 1909. In Upton's Pool Room IS NOW OPEN C. L. Upton Prop. Basement Uliver Block I The Utnilra Cafe Leads Them All nothing is too good for iis many patrons, nothing but the most advanced equip- ment to improve the ser- vice for their comfort. With the latest improved electric Tea aud Coffee Urns and five electric cool- ing fans already installed this month, and 'the best the market affords on our table at the lowest possible cost to all. We don't in- tend to lag In our efforts to make The Alexandra Cafe the Mecca and pride of the people of Leth- bridge and their friends. N. H. MURRAY. Prop. JUVENILE BASEBALL Last night there was an interest- ing game of baseball on the square between a famous team named the Red Sox and a new. team known as the Presbyterian Boys' Club. There was fun for the boys and fun for the crowd, and at times it looked as if would be fun for the umpire, a swarm of gesticulating boys gathered around to criticise some of his decisions. The boys were up to business and passed the box around for a collection, which was divided equally between the two clubs. The play at times was good, but there was even more fun when a wild throw was made or somebody made a home run. Both sides still claim a win but the umpire decided in fa- vor, of the Red Sox by The crowd enjoyed the game so much that they crowded aroun-d so close as hardiy to give the boys a fair show in fielding. After the game the boys cheered heartily and. divided up the proceeds of .01 their collection. -That was hardly done when the tolled its Then it was skidoo in all directions. As each dong came it was another home. The men. enjoy- ed the whole fun they had all been boys once upon a time. Af the end of the fifth innings the stood City Amateur Opens Tomorrow BIG LACROSSE MATCH THIS EVENING LETHBRIDGE WINS AGAIN DEFEATTD REGINA FOR THE SEC- OND TIME IN SUCCESSION The City Amateur League, com- posed of the North Ward Maple Leafs the Y.M.C.; and Press Club, opens up the-' season at the ball park to- morrow evening at 6.45, when the Press Club and the Y.M-C. come to- gether. The tie game Tuesday even- ing between these old rivals de- monstrated that, they are very' evenly matched, ami the game tomorrow should be a good one. Both teams cver REGINA MINTO CUP CHALLENG- ERS PUAY LOCAL TEAM AT BALL PARK AT 6.30 The classiest aggregation of la- crosse players that Lethbridge has harbored will be seen at tha will be out to make strenuous efforts park this evening when the to win. Regina Minto Cup challengers play local boys. Every man on the The Moose Jaw Professional Ball Team Ilegina, Saslc., June Lethbridge again defeated Regina in a good game or Dan oy uie vl to 2. Errors were agaiu respon- sible for defeat of the locals. Hooker pitched good ball all through but j had poor support. Hitter, the He-1 gina boy who caught for the Bone- pilers, was the goods and showed good form for this game. Xelson pitched for Lethbridye up to the ninth and Gebeau then took box. The Regina AB R H 0 A E Ross, rf 1 1 2 0 o! Ward, 2b 501211 Collins, ss 500101 Blackburn, 3b 301801 McDonOugh, If 400500 Summers, cf 4 00200 Quims, 3fc 401050 Hitter, c 400900 Hooker, p 210120 SCHEDULE FOR CITY AMATEUR LEAGUE. 1909 Press vs. Y.M.C., June 4. Press vs. Maple Leafs. June 7. Y.M.C. vs. Maple Leafs, June 11. Y.M.C. vs. Press, June 16. Maple Leafs vs. Press, July 1st. (afternoon.) Maple Leafs vs. Y.M.C., July 1st, Press vs. Y.M.C., July 6. Press vs. Maple Leafs, July 9. Y.M.C. vs. Maple Leafs. July 19. Y.M.C. vs. Press, July 30. Maple Leafs ys. Press. Aug. 3. Maple Leafs vs. Aug. 6- Press vs. Y.M.C., Aug. 10. press vs. Maple Leafs, Aug. 19. Y.M.C. vs. Maple Leafs, Aug. 27. Maple Leafs vs. Y.M.C., Aug. 31. Press vs. Y.M.C.. and Press vs. Maple Leafs, Labor Day, Sept. 6th, afternoon and evening. Lethbridge NEW WESTMINSTER OPINION ON THE GAME The New Westminster Columbian to go, ami :he material son of Dr. Ellrs. The Doctor is built gives the Minto Cup .holders .side cf _ H ijor speed and is bound. they say he can deliver in Class A style. Some of the intermediates will likely have a chance in the game, young McGreery, Helmer and Devine. The performances of Howard, the Regina point man, should be worth the first game for the mug, when Regina Capitals were beaten 6 to 4. It says The Regina attack .was of a style that the lacrosse men of the I coast are not act-u.stomed to, a' tricky, but slow advance, a long pa- tient wait for an opening, which never came. The Regina home men, backwai-d and for- watching. He was taken from the Attack in an en-J Montreal Shamrocks and is conceded ;he champions into j w best man in his position Canada. A couple of crack Otta- tossed ward, the ball threatenin Joe Corrigan. cf 5 Taylor, 3b 5 Jack Corrigan, rf 5 Cox, If 5 Kolar, 4 Lynch, c 4 Bell, ss 3 4 3 Gebeau, p 1 Regina line-up is a recognized star. They were picked from anywhere be- tween. Regina and .Montreal purpose- ly to try and wrest the Minto 'Cup from Though, un- successful this, star aggregation has shown itself to be a worthy challen- ger-, and if the local team can 'suc- ceed in holding them down it will be Townsend, lb much to. its credit. p The Lethbridge boys have been training faithfully and hard for the past few weeks under Trainer Ram- say, of the Caledonian Club, and they have all kinds of confidence in their ability to give a good account of themselves. An old familiar figure on the la- crosse field will be seen when Alex. Stafford takes his position at centre. Other xvell-known players and defence men who will be back in the game are Dick Robson, Herb Skeith and. Archie1 MeCorvie. Our old-time friend-, Fred Cow, will look after the nets, while the popular Elmo Fraser will trip them up on inside home. .A new Ikrht will be on the field in the per- 35 2 4 30 S AB R H 0 112 2 0 2 3 1 2 0 5 1 9 1 0 0 9 0 0 000 2 0 0 0 39 3 830 9 4 Runs by Lethbridge 100 000 Regina..................... 000 002 'Summary Two-base hit, Ross. Double play, Bell to Kolar to Town- send. Stolen bases, Jack Corrigan. Cox, Nelson 2, Ward 2, Collins and Hooker. Bases on balls, off Nelson 2, off Hooker 1. Struck out, by Hooker 8, by Nelson 7, by "Gebeau 1. Hits, off Hooker 8, off Nelson 4. Left on bases, Regina 7, Lethbridge 7. Time, 2 hours. Umpire, Walton. 600. Top Smith, p., Walters, s.s., J. Gilchist, p., A. Carroll, If., Centre O'Hayer, !.b., C. Currie, p.. A Meyers, r.f., M. 0. Taylor, manager. Bottom Mittlesteadt, c.f., A. Rosevear, p., F. Olmstead, 3b., D. Steele, c. _______ J N. W. J. CO. VS. H. B. C. The employees of the Northwest Jobbing Co. wish to state that they are making preparations for a big game of baseball with the Hudson Bay boys in the near future. BASEBALL RESULTS Red Sox Miller Milling Chapman Calahan Logan Williams Powell Xesbit Supina Presbyterian Club catcher pitcher 1st base 2nd base 3rd base short stop i-itrht field centre field left field A. Shaw B. McKay Peck Sweitzer Peck Murray Mo. r riot- R. Shaw Whitney Umpires, Kenny aiui Davies. MISS H. A. DEMPSEY A.T.C.M.- of Music (Trin Univ.) Teacher of piano, organ and theory, principal of the piano dept., Leth- bridge Conservatory of Music. Pu-' pils prepared for all examinations. For terms address Lethbridg_e Con- servatory of Music, or residence., cor Arbyle Ave., and Bartlett St. Phone 244. the fit-Id. But the New-Westminster defence knew the penally of such a movement and waited also for an attack. The game dragged mean- while for the spectators. On each occasion it ended a New West- minster man securing the sphere and sending it back down the field for a trv on the Capital goal, and a re-pi- tition of the waiting game. The New Westminster defence was in excellent condition and capable of handling all that came its way, otherwise the story would have prob- ably been a different one, for the de- fence'was severely tested. Calbraith and the G-iffords were rocks of strength, and the Rennles were among the best, men on the field, especially Tom., who appeared to'be one man who had not under- estimated his .opponents and was playing the game every inch of the way. 'Sandy Gray, -in goal, handled his end of the, work doing all that a man could do. and he was called upon to. handle-a bunch of stingers from the sticks of AlcDoug- all, Gorman and ilurton. The Regina defence was a whole bundle of surprises to the Now West- minster men. Bun Clarke, they knew of oW, but probably even at that they -underestimated his ability. As a goal tender he is nothing short of a marvel': all was grist that came to his mill, nothing was too hot to slop if he was there. OFFICE SUPPLIES PRINTING WESTERN STATIONERY CO., LTD. Legal Forms School Supplies INTERNATIONAL JUDGES IN OLYMPIC GAMES Berlin, -lime most import- ant act of the international council of the Olympian games that has been in session here, was the recommenda- tion of the principle of international jury to decide the events in future Olympian games. The council took under consideration the unfortunate in wa Capitals' players will also be seen in action. Shea and Gorman, They are men of rare ability with the stick and fast as they make them. Bun Clarke and Murton of the Toronto Tecurcsehs, will show us some of the real stuff in the way of speedy lacrosse playing.. They both j were the pick of the Queen. City team- Seattle................ The game commences at 6-30. Leth- Tacoma bridge is a strong lacrosse place and there will in all probability be a re- Western Canada At Brandon...................., 010 000 Calgary 010 010 Batteries Thompson and Stingle Chandler and Kelly. At Winnipeg- Winnipeg 300 000 000 003 Batteries Miller and Edmonds McNeill and Burridge. At Moose Medicine Jaw, rain. At Lethbridge............... 100 000 Regina...................... 000 002 Batteries: Nelson, Ger.eau and Lynch Hooker and Titter. Northwestern At TO THE HUDSON'S BAY CO. Once in the dear dead days beyond recall You licked us somewhat badly at a game of ball. You've been so 'much elated and in- flated over this, That you're feeling mighty cocky and think you couldn't miss. So you've issued us a challenge in a most insulting way, And inferred that there was really not a game that we could play. Of baseball, football, marbles, you have given us to choose (You might have put in ping pong, if not afraid to lose.) we're after you, by thundfer, and time we're out for gore, On the diamond we will fix you so you won't be shouting "More." Your "Teddy" is a dandy, but we've got one just as fat, Who's wise enough himself to know the right end of a bat. We accept your bold And we'll trim you or'we'll die. So come on as you oughter, And arrange the date of .slaughter. THE CALLIES WON Las-t .night's football game finished one-round of the City Football Lea- gue schedule. The series is half over. The Callies d'efeared the A. 0. F. by four goals to one. Though the score was somewhat one-sided, still the ball went back and forth from end to end. The throughout was marked by clean sport and everyone was good natured over it. There was very little rough play. The Callies had the nrst kick-off and after about ten minutes' play Flem- ing scored 'the first goal, for the Scots. Shortly afterwards the Cal- lies secured a penalty, but it was well stopped by the Foresters. After a pretty piece of passing another goal was scored for the Scots by White. Later another goal was scor- ed by White and another by Flem- ing. The-strong wind bothered, the players considerably in the first half. Holbertpn was, referee, gave gen- satisfaction, though at times he had difficulty in following the ball from end to. A.O.F. were quite aggressive and once secured a lucky shot.and one At first a large crowd watched the game. .But there, was a. rival attrac- tion in a lively baseball game be- lt ween 'the youngsters whose noisy cheering drew the crowd away at half time. But manv returned to see I the football game. STANDING OF THE LEAGUE ..Won Lost Points Callies 3 06 S. 0. G................'..., 4 Maple Leafs............ 1 2 2. A. O. F................... 03 0 Each club has three more games to play before the schedule, is complete. A win counts two points, a tie, one each. On Tuesday, June 8., there will be. an exciting game between the j Callies and the S.O.E. It will be a close game :because both teams have j improved since they met last on that muddy night. And oh June 10 the Maple Leafs and A.O.F. meet for the second time. JCLARESHOLM WON FROM STAVELEY Claresholm, June first base- ball game of the season took place yesterday, the weather being very j warm, when Claresholm came out OIL top of Staveley by 1-i to 7. Clares- holm had two or three good new- players, while Staveley, though, not so well balanced a team, as the home- steaders, had some very good ,expon- lents of the game. cord breaking crowd out to see the gair.e. The Reg'ina team is on its return journey home, barn storming by the way. RACES AT CLARESHOLM The following is the i-'i-oirrara for the races to be held here on July 1 Free-for-all, trot or pace, j 2.40 or 2.3o trot or pace, j 3-minute trot or pace, SloO. The Claresholm Derby, 1 1-16 miles j closed Feb. 9th, 1909, with 8 entries, j The Merchants' purse, -S-mile, ?125. j The Dominion Day purse, -J-mile, Local saddle horse race, Local pony race, As the Tincher Creek meeting also fixed for July j, is put off. there should be a good number of horses forward. The matinee which should have been held on Victoria Day, is to come off on Fridav next. At Spokane Vancouver At Portland Aberdeen j Eastern At I Jersey City Baltimore At Buffalo At Toronto 8 -2 1 1 9 1 THE WINNING HORSE June Stamford 3 yenr old handicap of 200 sovereigns, distance five furlongs, was run here and won by Fizzer. Snappy was second and Roiiof third. controversies that arose in London j Among the fifteen starters was H. P. Rochester............................ 3 1 At Providence 270 Newark 3 9 1 American At Boston- Detroit................................. 5 11 3 'Boston 693 At New St. Louis 163 New York 380 At Philadelphia 592 Chicago............................... -i S 2 At Washington 4 11 1 Cleveland 063 National At Cincinnati- no game, rain. At Brooklyn- York, no game, rain. At Pittsburg 291 In ladies' and gentlemen's wear and in web. Also tablecovers, handkerchiefs just received FROM JAPAN Toys, porcelain ware leather goods, paper nap- kins etc. Chow Sam Co. ii B. E. WALKER, President ILHATTDEH LAIRD, General Manager in 1908, an-d finally decided that it Whitney's Sixty II. was wiser to introduce an inter- national system of judging rather 'than leave this to the sole control of j the country where the games take place. The Swedish representative accepted this view. The council, it is said, did not act in a spirit of criti- cism of anything that happened in England its opinion was that the contests could be conducted with greater good will if they were under international control. The Swedish committee has invited the partici- pants in the Barnes of which are to he held at Stockholm, to re- si'de in Sweden the period of I training, should they desire to do so. j Crown Prince Frederick William gave a dinner in honor of the members of j the council last night and tolled per- j sonally with each member. Baron j De Coubertin. president of the coun- cil, was today received hy the Em-! peror in audience at the palace after, which His Majesty entertained him at luncheon. I Boston 041 THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE 'An Essential To PORCH-COMFORT TRADE PATENTED CHAIR MAMMOCK HKAD OFFICE. TORONTO ESTABLISHED 1M7 Paid-up Capital, Reserve Fund, TRAVELLERS1 CHEQUES Tbe new Travellers' Cheques recently 'issued by this Bank are a most convenient in which to carry jnoney when travelling. They are issued in and tod the exact amount payable in Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Great Britain, Holland, Italy, Norway, Russia, Sweden and Switzerland is staicd on the face of each cheque, while in other countries they are payable at current rates. and all information regmnfiof may be obtained at every ofltoe rf Bank. im. Lethbridge Branch C.G.K.Nourse, Manager To enjoy the excessive heat of summer, live on your ve- randah. Vudor Verandah Shades and Hammocks are perfection We have just secured the ex- clusive agency for these cele- brated goods We are showing many new things in Ladies' Secretaries in Quartered Oak, Golden and Early English. One of these secretaries is an ornament as well as a useful article. The drawers and pigeon holes are nicely arranged and are complete. We are always pleased to show goods, and we have placed these goods at close prices. We know we can place one of these secre- taries in your home cheaper than yon can buy one elsewhere in Western Canada. All of our spring goods in Carpet Squares. Rugs and Mats are now in stock. We are showing a wonderful range in colors and weaves. They are easily shown on the new square A splendid lot of New Linoleums in many widths, all imported direct. The Turpin Furniture Co. Complete House Furnishers ;