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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 22, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta SHf unlay. June 22, TUB LETITkRIDGE DAILY HERALD MERHY OC SOUL- TMAT'S ME Remarks on the "Stavordale" The Greatest Thing By WALT MASON The orator shrieks and clamors, and kicks up .1 lot of dust, and iarrups tnd whacks and hammers the weary old sinful Trust; the congressman chirps ind chatters, pursuing his dream of fame; but there's only one thing that mat- ters, and that is the baseball game. The pessimist rails and wrangles, and takes up a lot of room, and tells, in a voice that jangles, his view of the nation's doom; we shy at his why and wherefore, and balk at his theories lame; for there's only one thing we care for, and that is the baseball game. The rakers of muck arc busy, with shovels and spades and screens, a-dishing, up stuff, that's dizn in the popular magazines, these fellows arc ever present with stones of graft and shame, and there's only one thing that's pleasant, and tfiat is the base- ball game. Some people arc in a passion, and have been, for many weeks, because the decrees of fashion make women look much like freaks; why worry about the dress of the frivolous modern dame? There's only one, thing i pressuc, and that is the baseball game v Oeorire Ad.rcv One cannot holp thinking 'that the lovom erf. out-door sports who aro stop- ping away from tho Athletic Park on Tuesday iilg'hti, are miming a great deal hi tho way of excitement. Not that, the football games there tola sea- son are not lining well for they but there. Is plenty room down at the baseball park, or as a young. friend ef mine nuegeated, it should be re-christened tho football nark, and tho sport provided; .the hart of Its cl.its, that It seems a. pity tho general public do nofcturii out In. much great 01 numbers It must be admitted, that the the spec- tators who now attend football mitchei, country who, In most cases, have acquired! thorough -knowledge of and- lore for (ttne In the old land. Thus- It te natural that people be the main support of the pastime, but the gams of association football It comparatively easy to understand and after seeing two or three m.tciw tin oonteits aan be closely followed and the finer points fully appreciated A better tonlo for wearj bram and that tired feeling could not be had anywhere than to sit In tho evening and watoh the twentv two younf athletes who took part In last Tuesday B game between the Overseas and the Sons of England teams In ihetr city league encounter x It was common knowledge that the Englishmen had to win this partic- ular match to have any chance of heading the league' table at the end the season, and the spectators were therefore prepared'for ninety minutes stren- uous, football. They certainly got It, but the admirers of the Engllah team were doomed to disappointment, whllo on the other hand 'the followers of the Overseas were jubilant that their favorite, were able to maintain their unbeaten record, for the final result was three goals-to one, in of the Overseas. I The storj of the game is soon told The Englishmen were unusuall) confident that on this occasion they would prove the'Winners, while the Over- seas were determined that they would fight to the end to keep -their flag flying_at the top of the league ladder The S. O. B. again made changes line-up: Holberton was transferred from the forward line to centre- Large Crowd Gathered to See the Millarville Races halt in phce of Trier and Tairbrother was dropped flora -the left wing th totting In Gurr and Ball The Seas on the othei hand retained the sam Sleien players, who have done du.j for them throughout the -eason Th weather was peifect aad the plavmg pitch in excellent condition and n..fav.or.ot ?ood Soon after the game sta.t, ed the My Intimate and Trusty Friend who, snugly hidden in my grip or pocket, goes with me on all my journeys who waits my convenience, day and1 night, to transform my stubbledjowl into the well-groomed cheek of a respectable at rny pleasure, caresses my cheek lightly or with searching keenness and who demands none of my time or attention in -tliis true friend, to whom I owe so much, is the GILLETTE Millarville, June Millar-i good form. Capt. Gardiner and I G vil'le races were a great success. This KuUlo filled the judges' box, and H. 'popular rancher's, meeting was held on Tuesday in .lovely summer w'cath- II. Harnes acted as a capable secre- tary. J. Jefers, a jockey of the vigorous order, rode live winners, .but was disqualified in the Gallowav anil Pony Race, for crossing. Taylor Challenge Cup, ..U miles 1 Kirk Treudic i U H Cochrane fliivcllus 2 M. l-Iendrie, Russet. Ladv 3 i ir which brought out n largo crowd p-nti the rails were- .lined vvith auto- mobiles and rigs. The long day's rrogram passed of! well. There was Cliite a rti'lav over the cowbov race, Avhich look as long as three of the other events, -and the proceedings dragged a little .towards the close rnri .the last race, which, was tinied 1'or 5 o'clock did take place till hour and a half after this. The rogram was much of a sameness with former years..and in this matter the committee might show7 a litUe ingr-nmlv tn introducing some fresh cienk such as a maiden platr- ind i ll wns llliilen bJ a Profcs i sional jnckei hut the ohiectmn was overruled hy special stewards, Hon tSeven ran third. District. Ponv Race. 1 Mile J, R. Kieran, Zephyr. J. A. Spooner, .less C. Keen, Rusty Nine nn good finish won bj won by 2 length1; bad length The i inner wis objected to Flavins with onlv ten men ind l goal to the bad would have daunted most teams But the Cheiseas this season are not an ordlnaij teim and at no stige ot the game did thev show my signs of wavering Aftei the inteml thev went it it hammei and tongs although for the first twentv minutes or so the Sons had the bettei ot the gime and onlv star defence woik on the pin of Home and Sumner the latter especiallj kept thttn out Then the scoied through Simm though the ciedlt belong-, to tha- great m le plaver Scotts Thompson and then and there the tame was won i or tlle remamdei of the game the Sons ere neier leaHr dangerous Thomp son igain got on the bill and this nine keeping It to him elf outwitted thiee of foui Englishmen the goal keeper himself and landed the bail m the net Jftei .is good a. play as has been seen this season. The Eng Vn? efforla -to equalize but to no effect, although thev had the Overseas defence in tight cornels at times FamTrame from tin The GILLETTE is the keenest, quickest, handiest razor the world has svsr seen The thin GILLETTE blade, perfectly tempered, honed with diamond dust, held rigid between guard and cap, glides through the sttfhgf a i gash, Moreover, the GILLETTE is ad- justable, by a slight turn at scrsv handle, for a light or a shave. It Is the only razor wiach itself to every beard vcA evory At your Hardwire DMler'i, w boy a Gillette-jrou'll enjoy it Studwi Setts Edition! to W.50 up. The Gillette Safety Razor .Co, of CaMda, Limited OFFICE AND FACTORY: nri, Hf h I ih n h ?S ball thiough th Seai, goil almost In a bodj the Sons tried to rush the but it ms foiwaids got the hall ind nwa o'l impossible., Just the the) went towards "Freeman and Society Worships at the Glorious Ascot Race Meeting Ject Aagot ra.cc-meet- Ladles wore dressed in dazzling attlio and from meeting to meeting, but the marking handicsp. (.'lass was lent to' the pro ree.iinss hy the presence of ilie 1 late u'inner ''ParmerJ' brought luoni the ea.st hv Murrav Mendrie, J Tlic horse stripped manifestly unfit and is liOi'a beauty at the best, and he is rpparetitly to let him down gentlv a I-gbt "of other days because he was tailed offrin his race and could "not distance trotting In ig 10 L et Ih Toronto, make Ted in Canada (Win in tlu.li Ijr two mishap jockey, who ivinary eanlet oping, and was showed during tht j r fifty years ago began to find OMt'ihe efFectireneu ol Pr. Morae'r -Indian Root Piils in correcting constipation and tODlDg up the lystein Since then the po puiarity of this reliabli old family medicine grown steadily, and the .increase in sale! eir was the greatest in the whole half century As long liven get sluggish, bowels constipated or kljnejs inactive, just so long will Dr. MOTM'I Indian Root Pilli these conditions and banish their distressing effects for those who ire wiie enough to use them. Sick headaches, coiled tongues, in- biliousness, dyspepsia, rhcu matism and similar disorders are almost invariably caused by impurities which should be removed from the system by the bowels the kldnru anH ol the sltm By toning up organs so that they can Ho their work properly, Dr. Rod cure, or prevent altogether, a hrgc proportion of the commort everyday ailments which keep many people miserable. Made hy. .W. H. Comstock Co., limited, Brockiille, Ont ind b) teiltn it ijc. i bos, y F. MacN'aughton, II. West and J. R, Watt Open Hurdle Rara, H Miles I! Llisk C.rev Clonri 1 E. J. Kierun, Friar Treudie Won easilj Galloway and Pony Hurdle Ttacc, 1 Mile C Gardner Alist Also.ran, Surprise and Chapel won DCi- oc_l lj Miles Open G F I us, Melos l H I usk Red Cloud 2 M Ilcndne, Pauner j A mere jirocession Opeii Pony Race W II Cochran" Lluilcc 1 R M Mice 2 1 Phillip- Lldv 3 Won easy Mile Open for 3 and Year-Olds 0 Mbbs Jiazdah I S Cmnon Sunbeam 2 r McMillan, Queen 3 Five'ran. Galloway and Ponv Race. 1 Mat V C Lindale, Suiprise l F I Kieran Amcthjst j 1'ivc ran Eunice came in firsti but was disquahried bj the judges Capt Gardner and I G RutUe for cio s 1 he clnugeb which the S O r had mide in their team were an undoubted iminnement Holberton is centre half was an unqualified si ccest He WMS in the picture inn his height enabled him to use his head with effect and on hi was the best man on the English side Ball and I.U11 the new men on .he foiward line showed up to good effect, and with tM Ashman Bestuick malte up the fiom rank the Sons hate nad thI0 season Bestwicl especiallj struclt me as hemg i use pn, 'IIs mates fed nim a IlUle mole m the second half I am Inclined o think Ins team might Ime improved their poaltion J ee on occasion d" come up to hit, usual slindard The litter seemed inclined m the firs 1 England's i Ing opened .In ill Its elory this week. Oeorffc and'Qufieri Mnry upheld the traditions' of' British' monarchy by unending, and, they occii: plod the roial bov iihoiit vihlch an en Ihiuiaitlo crowd o( MaMal- llsrhts ling ered. The meeting was as brilliant as ever: m fict theie appealed to be i (iieatpr lusli-a Imparted to, the event than in pre yious god 6C filshion ruled. Hie ftllferent colois piovidvd a scene of (irettihess and attractlTenesa hard to Jgine in Lethbrldire'-.slxVthousanil miles BlQ Crowd Preaent ill the Iiwns wr-ie dollfd with the elite of society.' Marn.uette's were ai- tisticall.v arranged a'rid ever .'and anon theie pnteied and left the uliters who Jiad the plti deferential air." In.addition to tlle there were also present a arge numbei of the rank and file who dnilv ittend the laces and who travel clasa. the class which ,1m of famous was made the name. conspicuous bj N'evei theless the stands faiilj well occupied, and the tat-ing was weH ut to the average H Ascot the race meeting whei'a wealth In every way holds y The stakes are something; worth running for but the owners, generally speiklng attempt for victories at Ascot not so.much on actount of ward las with a view' to making their star shine in the fumament of socletv" 4" 4" Fien man on the Over eas teim plajed a sterling game and without doubt they deserved their victorj-. The nccident to Patterson upset the team somewhat for just a little the soon recovered, and when they, did they went after a victory, boiiyed up as they were by the cries of loyn'l supporters, "Play up, the ten Sumner and Thompson "were probably tho best men on the side and did most to defeat The Seas' goal' eener plajed hi-, best game of the season ind In addition to s-umg R rienalty kick hp negotiited some lioi 1 hompi.on showed us best form of the season i lellable nnd hurt working forward on this occasion he cei amlj surpafsed himself and lime ind again raned the enthusm m of the spectators his cleier d islies on tlle English goal ailldwpll on the halfback line with eierj appeannce He niticularK effective on fnesdaj night and held his opposing wing well in cheek Home i, full back is anothei man who I eeps on improving and hlb J est dlsplu left as he was without a paitner was his best of the season Polo POT.V Dasli M. Hcnilrie, Crimcrack M IlPiHine Principality R. Winwoofi, The Rake Fighf ran .11 Mile Open H. Lusk. Oroy Cloud A. S. Cannon, G. Nihbs, IHanche Four ran won fairly Bohby stayed on well. Mile .u u, oertauu AH the rc.it of the Ovoiseis team plijed well up to form and I fully to see them maintain their form light to he end of the schedule .i. 'Three more matches remain to-be played, in the Ciiy'League-50116111110, each of the three 'teams playing the other. At prcseni the'Overseas -top the table vvith .seven points; the Callies have three and thn ,s. o K-.- h.vo three ieams liaving played four matches apiece. If -the Scotchmen 'win igiinst the S O E Tuesdas and beat the Overseas on Tuesday week, jnd il the SOli feat the Overseas on July the Callies tie the Seas totil J he contingency is not it ill impoc iblc and the champion ship ot the league is not Hkelj to be definitely decided until after the lis match on July Oth. As I predicted would he the ease, when the Intermediate Sons of Bng land and Caledonians met in their scheduled league game on Thursday, last there was a battle royal ,wltb the honors easy at the end. Like a good man} games thte season, Thursday's match was somewhat spoiled by the wind, bu'. the game was exciting, even if no brilliant football was seen" The Bug llsh defence wno Hie mainstay of the Charley Wcstley. the genial 2 j of the leag le who wa3 miking one of his i ire appearances between jith tipnghts phved i great game iho Cilho In ci mediate team Is tin I doubtedl) a clevei agsregiltlon, nnd led b, Pige js i.entie foiward thev nut gave the Englishmen all kinds ot trouble. LCRD DERBY'S STEDFAST WON HARDW1CKE-9TAKES Picked to Win Lena Shot Was Second Ascot, June Tho Hnnlwickc stnhflR if sovfroltfiis for ,t-yonr-olds' and lip ovei- (lie .Swfnglj- course of one and a inilns WHS run today and won by Lord Derby's Cheslmil coll fouc .Venr iltl, by CliHUcor Hesiirr, ii hot favorili, nt !t to 2 on. T. Mnrlns'-" Mushroom, four old, WJIH socond nt 100 lofi. If. P. irnliR' Hoy, ;our year WHS, third ai 10 10 1. At this stage of the game it may be interesting for a moment to review- the City Longile games played so far this season. The Overseas have un- doubtedly proved themselves the beet team of three clubs I think, will readily be admitted, though, if not, 'the figures show it to be so. They have scored nine goals In four opponents' four wnlrh would IniHratK llul Ibo fniunrl li 1 ul Of these nine gonls, Brennan nnd Thompson slnire hnlf a dozen eriuaily he- twcen them, Reinbridge. Joyce and Simm taking the reiiriindcr. The Callies have only srored twice during the season, and have had their defeneo pene- trated four times. MeMurtle nnd Glen were the i'cornrs of the Callies' two goals. The Sons have scored four goals antl. have had'seven registered against them.-; Parser, with two to his credit, .tops'the t'hglisli scorers, Desl- vvlck. and. Ashman being responsible for the.other'.Iwo.'J From these figures I would appear that tho defence of the City clubs Is unusually strong, which undoubtedly true, but'l Inclined to think, trial .there Ij'.at the same time rocm for improvement In the forward iJlay nf the'majority of the teams, and Into front rank men. that the goal Is -ihe place for the ball.' i STAVOUDALB, duty you save buys extra' comfort, buys greater power, buys more com- plete equipment. The long stroke motoi, with cylinders CMtcn bloc, is superior to the motor you get in imported cars, told itTudhope pi ices The chrome- nickel steel construction-Bosch Dual High-Tension Ignition System -Continental DemounUble Rims not other cars at You get them m the Tudhope because it is wholly m Guudt. Tudhope "Stv1 48 h p 5 Puienlcr 6 Ptssengcr J2 215 2 Torpedo Prices ire f o b Onlln and include Top Windshield, EXTRA TIRE and rim and nickel trimmings. ika Catalogue lies'iafamialimi tvtnliuvtr oj cars should read Ysaisfot a The Tudhope Company, Limited, Orillia, :i% Tudhope Anderson Co., Limited. AVianljjet, Brandon, Regina, Stekatoon, Calgary, Lethbridge, Swift Yorktot, ;