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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - June 20, 1907, Lethbridge, Alberta iBRIDGE HERALD HINTING co., LTD. O. to. AUSTIN, Editor aid Mtiafer. W. JORDAN, Sift, of Job Dttartmnt -Si f.TheWorMof Spcrt J p: SUBSCRIPTION: In A.dvano�3  1.00 � year Othtrwlaa �a!oo a year J? ADVERTISING: �>�r Month  91.00 Per Inch i. K OUR POINT IF VIEW Medicine Hut may be a city of Alberta for twenty-four hours of the day in tne opinion of lis citiiens who stay at homo. But to tho person outsMe it is a city only half the time. M eight o'clock every night the C.P.R. telegraph office closes and | 1 the Qns City ia cut off from the rest of the world until eight o'clock in the morning. This condition of affairs is a hardship lo the press'pur-ttcularly. All press reports (or morn ing papers must bo sent before eight o'clock. , In this city, it is Unpos -flible � to get the baseball reports until the next dify Lethbridge has nn all-night ser  vlco. So hos Calgnry. Ih.il Deer nod Edmonton. Medicine Hat Is n decidedly up.to-date city in most respeclw but the C.I'.Il. alluws it that prlv -liege from an outside standpoint for only half the time. The result is thut no business over the wires can be done with the citlsena of the lint by people outside, and no news of the city can reach the outside world. It to up to the people of the Hat to raise a protest against such treat by on Saturday developed into one of the most exi-ltlng si rug -gles of the season. Calgary started ofl for a runaway, getting n the ninth, t'ulgnry got a move on in the loth nwl batted In two runs, wlillo the locals were blanked inthelr turn, ileaving the score 9-7. The series between the lenders and the tall-cndors was a revelation to all concerned. With the invincible Works on the slab, the Mad Hatters stacked up big against n supposed easy mark. But the boys pounded tho leather all over the lot. getting I ten hits for six runs, while the lead-.945'�rs were picking out five hits which 9�il| netted three runs. The feature of satisfy tho management. .290 .221 .212 Mntuigor Morrison made a mistake in leaving the box. He Is the best general rind the hardest pitcher to hit on the team. If he had stayed In, not oioro than two runs' would have come in. But It's easy to talk after It Is all ovor. Klpport Is a good emergency man, but it is n hard proposition for a man to come in from left field to relieve n situ.i. lion ami do it every time. if the change of pitchers had been effective. It would have bstn i> great stroke of' generalship on Morrison's part to hav�. tiuidc the change. Mackin Is u little hero. He Is il-wnys mixed up In the run getting and the crowd feels comfortable if a fielding chance comes his way. He Is Johnny on the sp^ all tho tlni". And can't ho steal bases'? Well, 1 guess. The Lethbridge funs are learning how to root. The 4imn to hel|> tho player Is hofc.ru he does It, not after. | The after applause is mere upprecia-! tion. I Throe straight at the I tit and the j two teams will cidkangv plao.-s Here's to it. An oven break on the tour will �MM ��  Great Opportunities The Calgary phpers say that Hon. W. H. Cashing'* remarks at the Normal School cornerstone laying n dicute that the University site question is yet unsettled. The Red Dser papers say that John T. Moore, M P.P. declares that the selection a the �Ke wilji be settled by the Legislature next session. The Edmont in Bulletin announces that the Govern -mailt has purchased 2S8 acres of tits Simpson estate at Strathcona *i.r $150,000. Who knows'? "Lcthbridga Taxpayer" has another hallucination. He quotes e.xten -sively from the Herald of last week but gives credit to "Mr. Simmons organ." This is new� to.the 1 Torsi which is tho organ of nu Individual but voices the sentiments of the I public. "Lethbrldge Taxpayer" can easily assure himself that ha is not representing the sentiments of the taxpayers of Lethbridge In his senseless and misleading attack on Mr. Simmons or in his evident endeavor to introduce party politics into the Board of Trade matters. Poor Calgary seems to have n hard time trying in he a host The robes of ci.tyhood do not m�m to hang well on th.-ir shoulders ami it seems hard to oct the part. Prince Fushimi was received in state by the ' R.N.W.M.I'. The Mayor and Council claim that they were left out nlto -gether in tho matter. Receptions to Earls. Princes and all that are evidently not in Calgary's line. Medicine tint............................918 the g.tmc was the pitching of Kipper! who came in from left fieldwhen the visitors were beginning to solve the problems handed out by Schurch. Not satisfied with humbling the mighty once, the followers of Mor  rlson did It again on Tuesday evening by the roost decisive score of 13 to 5. There was great Joy in the hearts of the fans. Ifollis, the fnr-fnmrd southpaw vvns batted out of tho box and Pennington, who relieved got ofl no better as the same old Immhardmrnt was kept up until no less than 16 large Juicy hits woro taken by the unsatiable Miners. Kip-pert picket out three singles ami a double in five times up. Itogcrs and Kogarly were satisfWI with three each. Schurch whs on the firing line and enjoyed a sweet revenge. HAT TAKES THE LAST. Edmonton ................................901 In sacrifice nits, Uothbridge leads with sixteen, Edmonton ' and Calgary have fourteen, and Medicine IUt thirteen. In stolen bases Lsth-j bridge leads with twenty-five. Ed -monton has twenty. Medicine Hat nlnetecu and Calgary last with ten. In sacrifice hitting, Taylor and Mackin lead with seven each. In bass running, Wosslcr of Edmonton, leads with six. Grimes, .Edmonton, Russell, Calgary, Hamilton. Medicine Hat, Nunzie Rogers nnd Egan of Lethbridgo have four each. The battvrs that ure touching the .300,mark srs: GAB. U. PC. Holt is. Medicine list .1 3 'J 00* McLean. Edmonton ......1 2 I 500 Fox. Medicine Hat .......1 5 2 400 I'HI BATTING AVERAGES. I Scorer Scon last night made v,p the batting averages of the home team during the seven games play *l In the present home series. The tea." is picking up in batting, although some of the leaders have fallen aw7 .200 227 .107 .100 .11!� .1.10 111 .loo Nunzie, Lethbridge ......10 43 17 372 West. Medicine Hat ......� 28 lo 358 O'Neill. Calgary ..........0 37 13 352 Wessler, Edmonlou ,...10 32 U 344 Foster. Lsthbridge .. . 10 39 13 .133 White. Edmonton ... ....A 12 4 JM3 Hopkins. Medicine Hat 9 30 12 333 Chandler. Calgary ........9 30 9 300 The league on June 1st hod four fiertect outfielders and Foster, came next. O'lfca, Mackin, Fogarty ,and Egan were leading in their respective positions, although the last named sadly fell oft later Rogers is the boss catcher SlxVIOHTER CENTS OF IS SO- Having taken two straight games in easy fashion from the Jcadors, the local ball team went on the lipid last night determined to take the third. And th�\v had it. It look.nl like a sure thing with the score 3-I ut the end of the sixth. But then the seventh en mo, that awful seventh, and before it hadgone the gam.' was irretrievably lost. And this is how it happened. ZMrlng put a clean single past second. Morrison gave Perry a pass. Benny popped u lly over Jack's head and the basos were full. 'Vtwn the said Morrison made his first mistake in generalship He retired from the box and put Kippert in. llulli.s reached first on a j sacrifice hit. llumilton smote tho ball, amain for a smashing thrvc-bng-ger and all that tlio miners had worked for vanished. 3,runs were in. West hit scoring Hamilton, Totman picked out one, Hopkins walked anJ then Harris plunked a double over Nunzie's head for two mere. It was a terrible siege. Tho locals got there In the first when Foster's hit, a pass j his position, the team will be to Muckin, and O'Bea's daisy hit beatable, scored two. West's muff of O'Bea's' . . score The lacrosse season for 1907 Is opon. In the first league game tho local team had a runaway win, the youngsters from the Oas City being trlmiikxl to tho tun�, of 9-1>. Tho Medicine Hat boys showed commendable pluck in facing thv fast twelve that wears the red and white, as they had only three of the old team and the other nine were only Junior The young fellows showed good stufT . "*'� howeier and were ulways after a in th" ,iith k�v� Mackin a share of tho game. again. Kippert hol|k�d Mackin ov,.|- DeVebor faced the tho |,lntl' in *hp seventh by a well-placed single. n- Fogarty. Kippert und O'Ifca, it a ill be soon, are doing gocul stick work. Bues and Nunzie are hitting as hard as any but nra unfortunate in placing ths*ir bingles. Bues Mng the \icfim of many sensational fielding stunts by the opposing outfield as per example, West's brilliantcnU-h of u sure double last night. The boys uiv getting their eyes now and will probably do soma tall hitting in'this tour. THE ItESl'LT OF THE SERIES. During the present nories of which only seven games were played, the local uph����� last night by 3-3. The standing now is riayed. Woa, Lost. P.C. Medicine Hat ..22 14 ' � 03(1 Edmonton .....21 13 H .019 Lethbridge . .21 S 13 .381 Calgary ........22  15 .301 CIRCUS DAV AX LETHBRIDGE SATURDAY, TT J Js^J Performances at 2 and 8 p.m. U \~J la 7 1 Lathbridg* Siaflorfl Dr. Stewart J. Stawai-t opportune time for the change. When Cooks the-city gets larger tho difuculty and expense of making the change that is bound to come sooner or later, will be much greater. This has Iwon the experience of many cities, notably Chicago, which In at present proposing tp spend about a million dollars to make the change. There will be many short streets that will of necessity be named. These with the centre street and tho centre avenue will be sufficient to perpotuato the memory of thoaewhose names are held most dear by the clfclaens of Lethbridge. The Jfacleod Gazette lias had a resurrection. Last week. It emerged from its slumbers with an up-to-dato sheet. The editor is U. S. French, who until recently was editor of tho Tabcr Free Press. O'Oonnoll Ripley Alex. Scott Skeith Winkler Qow Fraser Rolison gojsi point cover point 1st dofence 2nd defence 3rd defence renter 1st home 2nd home 3rd howH outside homo inside homu adietoe Bat. Tool l^eard Leslie Taylor Dalton Navin Hnlwanl Lacrosse Oalurly White Robertson. OHvar 37 810 27 LETOBRIDOE. AB.RI1 PO.AV Foster ................. & Mackin ................. 4 1 1 a 2 The lacrosse team m.�n High River here next Tuesday. The High jltlvor team gave lethbridge a hurd tussle on May!9th ami a keon con -lest will keep the fans going. O'Dea ...... Kippert ... Bues ...... Nunzie .... Fogarty ., Rogers ... Morriscn White ..... t FOUND. Corner cf Round and Courtlaud streets, a 14 foot log chain, owner can have the same by applying to the undersigned, proving property, and paying expenses cf this adver  tisement. D. 0. HARRIOTT. Huforee-T. J Moorn. Plncher Creek Timekeepers- C Ross Tutu, und R. H. Corbet t The scars-First quarter, (low 1 lain.; llobson, 4 mln.; Oow. 0 min ; Second quarter, Scott ft mln ; Winkler, 2 raiu.; Fraser, 2 min.; Skeith 1J win. Third quarter, Skeith 0 min. Fourth quarter. Rob��n 3 nun 5 0 3 1.1 11 0 I 1 2 0 0 1 4 0 0 1 3 0 0 1 4 0 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .1 0 0 0 1 1 o o 4 0 42 mm LENGTH R. R. CARSX^^^ ^FAMOOSlBllESTIlim I80irin|�eriiliit$ 23 Ieiry Clowns LeFteurT^SS Uy innings. Medicine Hist Li'thbridge ... 33 4 7 27 IS 1 1 2 3 4 0 d-7 8 9 ((1 000070 0-8 2 0 0 i 0 0 1 0 0-1 The R.N.W.M.r. and the Alt. &, |. 0 j baseball mxteh on Friday evening. 1 ^The pollco have two Sockalarxeswho | aro worthy folio vers .if'the gre.it Sox. Tho Tennis ciuh is rapidly getting its courts into shaiw. The plowing| und grading is all iono and all that is neoded now is the roltyng. The Medicine Hu Tinu's throws it into tho Lethbridge team for th.nr rowxlyisin at tho Hut. Tho coal heavers may lie a bunch of scrappers but for individual "oneryness" Manager Bunny of the gas town has them skinned a milp. lie's the limit and on his home grounds must bo Insufferable.-Strathcona Plaindealer. BASEBALL REVIEW During the pust week the Ijoth -bridge button have been picking up Sl'MMARY. 3 liase hits, Iluinilton, West; 2 base bits, Harris, ODea (2); sacrifice hits. West Kippert; stolon bases, Zurlag (5), IVrry. Mackin (2), Bues; liases ou balls, oil llollis 0, off Morrison 2, off Kipiwrt 3; struck out, by llollis 7. by Morrisou I, by Ki|)|N>rt 1; double plays, Foster to Fogarty; loft on huttt'b. Medicine Hat 7, Loth-bridge It. Attendance. 5.50. Time 2 hrs. I.'mpire, Priest. BAS10 HITS. 2 out of 3 fnom tho leaders! Not sorotten I guess! Now you have it nisi now you haven't. 3-1 In the sixth looked good. Lundbreck football teasji hns drop-1 IksI out from thti League. The mln trs there have not started to uo-U yet, so that' the club finds it im possible to get a team together. Tho ] club may start in the laaguo after dcfaulting two games if they got a team together for later games. It is (probable that the club is out. however. Strathcona bout R4mo�ton 3-2 in tl.o o|�n|ng game lu the nor Hutu ditilrict ol lite A. A. L A. High Itiver put it over tho Mwdi  cine 'Hat lacrosse team on Monday, the score being ft-2. Wm. Henderson, proprietor of tho lethbridge House hns put up a .set of medals for the winning team in tho Eastern end of the football league. PEOPLEv 360 HORSES MUSEUM , , Double.Menag^ne%t4- Rial %^JSffwtmi^x Scores oi.Traine'rfWild Beasts Pratti EDNA MARETT The Onir Lady ia the Satire WorleHvao ihrOwa vSOMBRSAULTS on Ihs Msked Bach otj a Swirtly Running Harst.^ f Imirlic Inn CharfttKicts >��tq\^ 6rand STREET- PARRDE^^\.1^n 1\^? \l ;