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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 20, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE SEC THE LETHBmnGR DAILt HERALD JUNE 1018 BRINGING UP FATHER By McMamw I CAN WAIT 6 IM to DAV I COULD DONT DO TO PIANO ILL DOWN AN MUCH HIM THE BASEBALL BOXING RACING hSPORTM HOCKEY GOLF BOWLING Bankers and Old Timers to Clash Friday for Sailors Relief Fund The Old Tinners will do battle again on Friday They have accepted the defi hurled by the Bankers and a great game is The game will be played for the Sailors Relief Fund which the Alexander Gait chapter raising through the and a collection will be taken at the gate as the fans This will be a real who exhibited so much stuff last week when pitching for the Old Timers against the High School will be on the mound for the and Williams will do the1 heavy artillery work for the The bankers have a couple who have played in the Calgary City league and threaten to spring a surprise on the unsuspecting The Old Timers will be strengthened the fray and altogether a good class of ball wilt be The game is called for This is a chance for every fan in the city to contribute something towards a worthy and see a ball game into the Rockford Forest City Team Chalks Up Baseball Scoring Record in 1870 It was on May 4S years that the famous Forest City base when professionalism was just Wished a swatting record for five In nfngs by making 132 runs In a game with the Atlantics of who were held down to one Them was the happy days in base when professionalism was just beginning in the great American sport when the 10 players composing the team were mostly home grown products and really lived in the cities which they and when many smaller cities had clubs which stood on an footing with the best teams of the big The Atlantics had their ball lot on the North and were considered A good although surpassed by the Chicago In the early days of the game in Illinois the Hockford Forest Cltys wera and in 1864 all Chi cago rejoiced when the Excelsiors humbled the proud spirit of the Rock ford There were no leagues in those days but many great baseball tournaments notably at Rockford and The Rockford Forest Cltys had three of the greatest players in his tory in Spalding and When the National club of Wash ington toured the country in 1S67 they met their defeat in In 1869 when the Cincinnati Red pioneer professional made its tour from eastern Canada to the Forest Citys were defeated in two On that tour Cincinnati won all games and did not learn the taste of SPITBALL DEAD LEAGUE Pitchers Abandon Attempt To Get Away With Anything Under the Ban June pitching is a thing of the past In the American There was a howl of protest from the managers and pitchers alike over SPEND JULY 1st at HENDERSON LETHBRIDGE MINE RESCUE and FIRST AID CONTESTS 22 TEAMS COMPETING Under Auspices of CANADIAN MINING INSTITUTE Al so SPORTS Under the Auspices of the GREAT WAR VETERANS ASSOCIATION TRADES AND LABOR COUNCIL AND 3 Silver Shields aud Prizes value CITY BAND IN ATTENDANCE Tesreau Quits New York Team New June Tea who came to the New York Giants Baseball Club from the Texas League in left the club here to day In the mlddlfl of his seventh sea son as a regular to join the Bethlehem Club of the Steel COMMENCE AT 1 00 PROMPT PLEASURE AND EDUCATION COMBINED VEHICLES FREE DONT MISS THE ABOVE BIG DANCE IN EVENING enforcement of the drastic legislation prohibiting all freak but when hurlers found they would not be permitted to tamper with the because umpires were instructed to carry out the rules to the they abandoned all attempts to got away with Xot a single complaint against the alleged use of emory ball or similar deliveries reached Thomas president of the association la the first five weeks of the I consider this a remarkable rec President Hickey for expected all sorts of trouble over the spitball and other prohibited deliver The elimination of these deliver ies has resulted in a speedier fewer wrangles between umpires and and a more spirited bat ting which has madea strong appeal to the patrons of the The success of twilight baseball In Minneapolis may lead to the adoption of the after supper game in two or three cities in the accord Ing to reports reaching IJrenident The Minneapolis twilight at tendance is double the usual afternoon The plan probably could be adopt ed with success In Milwaukee and Kansas but I think conditions would be cities In the Eastern said President People are so busy that they cant get away from the work luring the afternoon as much as they would like to attend the The sumu situa in regard to affects the major All are feeling the effects of the Labor is scarce and every business house is short of But I believe tbe people en gaged in war work will be glad to at tend bull games in the Operating expenses continue to mount la the association as a roHult of the increase in railroad The as per increase in passenger fares will mean a increase to tlie expense of every The aver age traveling expense for a clul during normal times is approximate ly a hus resigned the pastorate of the Bruce Avenue Baptist Wind BASEBALL RESULTS AMERICAN Boston 34 23 New 31 23 Cleveland 32 26 Chicago 26 23 Washington 27 30 Louis 25 29 Detroit 20 30 20 32 June bunch ed hits in the second and last innings and defeated Chicago today 6 to Score 9 3 Chicago 7 3 Bagby and Thomas Schellenbach and June won its first game of the season in this city from Boston today 5 to Score Philadelphia 10 0 Boston 7 3 Gary and ilcAvoy Bush and Ag New June York celebrated their home coming by de feating Washington 9 to 0 Score Washington 3 1 New 12 0 Buekeye and Ainsmith Rus sel and June was more successful than Louis with extra basa hits and won todays game 7 to Score 10 0 7 1 Erickson and Yello Rogers and NATIONAL Chicago 35 15 New 34 16 27 2G 22 27 Cincinnati 22 28 Pittsburg 20 29 Louis 19 29 30 June muff of Dauberts fly with Cheney op second and two won a thirteen inning game for Brooklyn against New York here today 2 to Score New York 8 3 Brooklyn 9 1 Demaree and McCarty Cheney and June base on balls to after Bos ton filled the baaea on a single and two fumbles sent over the winning run in tha opening same of the series here the score being 3 to Score 4 Philadelphia 5 2 Rudolph and Wilson Davis and June pitchers duel between Douglas and Harmon here today resulted in a victory for Chicago one to Score 1 0 2 0 Douglas and Killifer Harmon and No other games AMERICAN ASSOCIATION Indianapolis 3 Milwaukee Second 3 Milwaukee Ov Toledo Louisville Paul l Kansas City Juno Declaring it too dark Columliutt refused to play tho twilight gamo hero tcjnight which was forfeited to Aliniiuujiolis nine to nothing INTERNATIONAL LEAGUE Buffalo 4 Newark Toronto 1 Jersey Oily I 1 Haltimoro Other teams uut j RED CROSS MEETS 10 FEATURE GOLF Pick of Nations Experts Enlist in Program Covering the Country Hatch play is destined to replace tournament competition on the links to a marked degree during the present Innumerable matches between stars of the game in aid of the Red Cross have been Not a single amateur or professional star lias been left off the list of those invited to take part in these A majority have already accepted Chick the national and open is proving the same popular leader among golfers of the middle west that Oavin is of the The Chicago titleholder is mak ing every effort to Interest the best golfers of the Mississippi valley and lake states in the many matches to be played in their Evans and Francis Ouimet are sched uled to play Jim Barnes and Walter Hagen at Town and July Gardner Also Robert former amateur is another popular star who has volunteered his No I more popular golfer ever wielded a club than these two Windy City I The wonderful success achieved by j them on the links caused the game grow rapidly in popularity in the middle To Sergeant Francis con queror of Ray and Vardon in the mem orable series at Brooklyn in 1913 the east owes much for the wonderful growth the game has experienced in this section in the last few Won Many Thousands of recruits were won to golf by Ouimet when he triumphed over his two English rivals that au tumn The Brookline lad has announced his intention of com peting In every match possible dur ing the present He is now a member of the national army and can only get away from military duties when Uncle Sam sees fit to him a short It is hoped that these will come at regular RACING OFF IN a meeting of the State Racing Commission no fall racing dates were aaked for be cause of the opposition that has de veloped from various organizations at including the Rotary Club ARROW Soft COLLARS Possess unusual and exclusive PEABODY MAKERS SERVICE STATION HENRYTDENN Proprietor All Makes of Batteries Charged and Repaired 311 7th Street Phone 616 AUTO TIRES OF ALL SIZES VULCANIZED By the Famous Haywood Hystern RETREAOING REPAIRING By Experienced All work Special Equip ment for Him Cut RITCHIE 208 13th Elltoon Mills Louis Keel 318 FIFTH STREET THE HOME OF FASHION CRAFT CLOTHES AND THE FLORSHEIM SHOE Clothes Economy It wouldnt be fair for us to stop reminding you that good clothea are the only kind to more than It would he fair for you to stoo saving the wool and labor needed by the allied armies and So say again Be sure you get good Fashion Craft Clothes will last long and conserve Sometimes they may cost ft little more than other clothes so finely but thuy are a great deal cheaper In the Suits to NEW SHIPMENT OP Arrow Brand Fine Silk Shirts in the most fascinating col ors and plain up und the Ministers General a member of the read a long state In which he said he Is opposed to any more racing in after the close of the present Latonia meet until the end of the In view of the stand taken by Gen eral the various track man agers decided not to ask for any fall dates at on motion duly made and the matter of con sideration of fall racing dates in Ken tucky was The Commis sion then adjourned to meet subject to the call of the PROHIBIT June Prussian minister of an nounced in the Prussian lower house that henceforth all public celebra tions would be prohibited in Polish territory during the The step was he as a result of dis turbances which occurred at the Kos clusko celebrations which must have deeply hurt the German The Bishop of New has bean appoint ed a member of new Order of the British Look Out for the man who offers crery thing Cheapness ot quality in Tires and Tubes often prove expensive no matter how cheap tbe Mileage la what counts with tho auto owner and by keep ing in stock only the best grades we are able to satisfy the most U will pay you to patronize trustworthy people and you make no mis take when you come STANDARD GARAGE THIRD 8TREBT SOUTH THE HOME OF THE FAMOUS VELIE SIX You will find it will pay you better to equip your car with NonGlare Lenses than to pay finer Help make the roads safe for f We carry lenses for all types of All the reliable BAALIM MOTOR Do Not Forget to Leave Your Old Tirei and Tubes in Our Red Cross rlOME OF THE CHgVROtET OF UNION BANK HARRY HOI ;