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Lethbridge Daily Herald (Newspaper) - March 18, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE SIX THE Llf.THBKIlHiH DAILY ,HERALD MONDAY, MARCH 18, 1918 "BRINGING UP FATHER McM anus \ i r i'AHMTb TOO C>AD TO THINK COIN' ocn V/HAT l!^ THE. WORLD L�K& A DEMENTED COW FOV; ? V J 1 V 4 K ME OUO PAV MCNAHAN HAt> CLOSED H\e> place: I'M �LAP OF �T- VF'LU NOT H�A^.  r^OH HIM ANV { MORt- frj 4 4 ft? '/* 7 \ f-1 MR. JlENT THE*>E DCOR^ TO \0U TO REMEMBER HIMBX- HE SMO \00 PA^ED ThfRoO^rVTHEM MORE. THAN Ar^OrSE EL^El J- b If kuu �J!i':i!;^;t:i-: � '��t-.-i :t -t. E- i BASEBALL BOXING RACING HOCKEY GOLF BOWLING Edmonton Basketballers Give Calgary A Proper Walloping KING COLE WAS QUICK THINKER. Calvary has made .so much noise about the provincial basketball championship thai ihe basketball fans are still laughing up their sleeves over the 001 OF IHE particularly deadly, playing a hard, last 'and clean game, that , directly resulted ill's field baskets and one | convened foul. Parny ajid English! 1 walloping handed nut Friday night by j the. local forwards, worked like ma-j the Edmonton quintette to the Oil-1 chinery. and no better exhibition of | combined work has ever been seen on ithe local floor than the passing game they played -in conjunction with John Told Sandwich Vendor to Wait While He Did Relief Duty. This story illustrating the value of quick thinking is told of Kins Cole when tin.' Mulligan barber was twirl-itipr for the New-York Americans: role, ordered a chicken sandwich from a park vendor, who told him lie ("From ' >ur Own C'MTi'tHHinfltMiO Vulcan. .March hi.-A very nov�l and interesting; mixed bonspiel was held here during last week and about twenty rinks \vere.entered. It was held under the auspices of the Uet] Cross society and proved a great success After much excitement and exhibitions of-real curling the rink skipped by W. M, ("Iraut was successful in winning the spiel. The bonspiel was the means of producing, much enthusi- the capital city. A Crosier. Kven a veteran guard like [Bill Dingle was helpless againsr their; dashing offense. -Knglish scored four field baskets and converted eight free throws, while Parny. who was j gary rossers in lead of to :'S is a h::a!tliy enough margin to hold Calgary for a while, and they in a y n o \v come down off their high horses and talk sense. Following is ihe Calgary Herald account of the match, wnich v.as the first of a Aeries of home and.home games, between the two cities: "The Edmonton basketball team will journey to Calgary next Saturday with a lead of -5 points as a result of defeating :he st rong Calgaryv aggregation on the local Y.M.C.-A, floor la^t night by 5:J to "At half-time Edmonton led "22 to 11. r The Edmonton team, which is the huskiest and best-conditioned that has ever represented this city, was never in difficulties, and despite the confined area of the local gymnasium, at times pulled off s:ome wonderful combination plays. They had the advantage over Calgary in weight and reach. and "while thev plaved a strenuous , , . , , . game there was nothing approaching t-UIIy good on nee throws, and dar-roughness. Both teams suffered equal- T& -ame converted nine, ^penee ly from personal fouls. Edmonton los-1' tu Ui' ins two or" their best men, Steven and was om of thai brand imi would get MIn ,, ,he Sno h , { . him one. As the vendor started to' 1 do so the New York manager ordered . tv.___it____ t\i j o,^^iCcde to*jelieve the boxman in service. Millionaire Trundles. Did feome Thc Ti,ors iiad driveu a (.(Uiplo G or at Rolling in Game Here Saturday ! runs over, had two men on the bases got ns King, Barons .M ill,iouaifes invaded the old burg Sat unlay night determined t-> ruled off when the second half had j overcome the lead of 70 pirn piled tip been in progress about firv minutes, j by the local.-, in the first game of th.� scored two goals from the field and; home-and-Uoine series between the converted four, fouls. Hazelhurst.) two towns, but although they rook two subbing for Parny. did good work. | our of three they failed by 4:'> pins to |und added six points to the Edmon-jwin the round. Iron total. Noble Stevens never play- Leihbridg? took the firai. game Sat- jg ed a better game on the defense than urday night by pins, so I hat Vary last night, corriing ou^of nearly j went into the second with hhi lead, every mixup with tho*ball, and before j the round. In the second Barons step-! being, ruled -off. managed to count ;.ped out and got back t>3 of them ami | four points. Ken Crozier worked "as- j in the lasf game they annexed 54 more, j siduously on the defense, us did Free- Barons did their best work in the last man. who replaced. Stevens. I frame, piling up :�2!>. in this game nobson. Fish and Spenco. a � for-^Eo0^ hit Thorn for i'K and >JcDanie)s j mer ^dmontoniau, did the best work | ^ 2f.-. 1 ommy Evans had high game lor the visitors. Dobson was espe-!""ltu 111 nrsl- Moore hatl lllSh ciallr good on free throws, and dur-ilotal Wlth ^ no scores: arons and no one out when Cole wireless. "Shall i cancel the order, asked the vendor. "Who is up for Detroit V asked Coin. "Cohh, Crawford and Yeneh." replied Moriarity. "Let th? order ride," said Cole. I I Parny,In the second half, while Dingle and Moore, of the Calgarians.. were also banished. The game was extremely well handled by the Edmonton officials. NYes Paltison and Jack Valentine, and they kept the players mov-j ing all the time. Record Crowd. The largest crowd that ever witnessed a basket-bail game in Edmonton was in attendance and the number might fne gymnasium been able to accomo- j vicinity of the date more. While the local team was started promptly his. second half after Stevens had placed on the sidelines. Dingle � ed unable to get going against youngec and faster opponents did not seem ^orry when the fourth personal foul was called on him. team won. and on last night's form, and playing on the larger Calgary gymnasium, Edmonton should win just as easily, as the bigger playing area will assist their fast and accur- Hatfield . . - � 1 j Moore . . ... 1 Iw iMl I'lti- i McDaniels. . . 1-10 J 7 202- - .314 ! Stark .. lti:-J- - r>07 1 Leedv .... . >,. i i)t"i j 177 ! 4 i( '.11 I - Lethbricige | Dickson . . i \\ . *  - I ''O i-;� 3!'7- ' Shover . . . � t   11 4 1 SI - r�>wi i j i ; Irwin . . .. \\\\\ 16ti- - 4!Jl i 1 o n n . � . - , .   1 ^ i i s t; i r>4- - 4S7 i Evans . . . .  *  _ �#" i.") i; - r.4:i S:i8 87"'- -2G07 1 the intention of the ladies to run a curling club by themselves next, winter. The married ladies seem to be the promoters and when- next, season roily around it will be interesting to know bow the kiddies will fare at home seeing that Am and Pa will be busy curling. TheMneinbers of the Vulcan Hockey club journeyed to Calgery during the week to play the return game with the .. 'St. Mary's septette. The game furnish- , , , , i ed manv thrills and quite a little feol- will be back before you are ready ltl, J? h.(|1 ^ rircJ1,al0fJ |Jjat Vl,. servo tne saiulwich. ' | oail hiU not t.lg ,d (1^eat fm. tWQ Cole hao the n^M dope ; obb SMi-;ars /ana Iul-urallv this causeut them all. . However he is a mystery man and seems to look after everyone in a way^'only known to himself. Business Brisk. Business is urisl* throughout the | town and there seems to be a spirit o/ * spring pervading the Vulcan atmos-. Colorado Promoter Offers $100,-000 For WiHard-Fultoa r Match July !. Denver. Colo., Mar. 17.-James Hamil. Denver promoter, announced I pnort7 today that he would offer $100,000 to stage the championship fight between have eaaib- been doubled had (ate ,.af ing^ana deadly ^ in the -^apjacl:" Mc-Uanlels and Dickson j ror J,ilv4ynonv,I. ,,0I110ters, jtwas said, had been asked to bid lor holding Some Great Rolling ed that this bout was the outcome of the challenge issued by Sanson) a couple of weeks ago to meet the winner of the Anderson-Taylor match and as was reported Anderson came out Ihe winner. This man Anderson is a go-getter and has a Tfeautjful action. We in this town would like to see him .on the mat with some of the better | known celebrities as we are sure he j is a real wrestler. The match looked to be a walk-over for Auilerson inasmuch as he had the advantage of weight by roughly 4r> pound:?. From a spectacular point of view the bout was very tiring as neither man could gain a fall throughout the period pi wrestling which lasted two hours and forty minutes. This man Sansom is certainly to be praised for the-valiaut way he battled against superior weight. Anderson did not get into the good graces of the audience owing to the fact that he seemed afraid to mix it owing to the skill ef his opponent. The bout was- niily governed by W. O. Torguson, and his ruling at times had to be of the strictest owing to a little feeling which crept in. . When the bout was called off both men showed sigjs of the ordeai and Anderson then made a statement to the effect that Sansom was the "toughest" opponent he had ever had, and the audience certainly agreed with bim. Sanson! has again challenged Anderson for a finished match, each man  to back himself for $500: two falls out of three and winner taking all. This bout has been arranged for Wednesday, April 10th, and will be a hair-raiser. We had some splendid exhibitions of boxing during' the evening. Two "youngsters" started the proceedings. Glen Jarrett and McLean, the former being given the decision. The next bo ire was between two local aspirants in Fred Snell and Sharp, Uie latter having just a shade the bettor. The main feature of the boxing was between Kenneth Sharp of Vulcan and Kay*o Brennan of Lethbridgc fame. It. was an easy thing for Brennan but it also opened our eyes to the fastest' boxer we' have seen around here. He hag a beautiful action and is certainly a coming star. We have some good wrestling and boxing bouts being arranged and we offer an invitation to our town to all fans of Lethbridge and else- VtJLCArf (From the Advocate.) A". H. Schrag, who was secretary for the Victory War Loan campaign, informs the Advocate that the cheques for the commission on the loan have arrived and that he is busy distributing them to all "who took part 1n the selling. Most of the money received m this way will be donated to the lied Cross Hociety. 'Altogether there is u. sum of $1)90.00. In regard to the Victory Loan purchases, Vulcan stunds high, for of the $2OJ,0OU purchased, only $250 has been allowed to lapse. Already there is a high percentage of the purchase paid up in full. - t Tho Red Cross bonspiel pulled off last, week was a success fn every way. It raised $ 1011.55. $10 of-that being a donation from Mr. W. B. Btttchart, and gave everybody.a good time. On Friday afternoon, March 8th, at the manse, Vulcan,"Mr. Edwin It. Farnuin. late of Bonner's Ferry, Idaho, and well known in Vulcan, was united in marriage to Miss Helen V. Marks, of Adrian. Washington, by the Rev. A. U. Schrag, B. D., in the presence of friends. The young couple will take up their residence in the town, and are accorded the best wishes of a wide circle of friends. Mr. T. R. Farrand. who has been with Messrs. Marshall �& Wilson for the past yegr, has accepted a position with, the C. JJ. Shimp Real Estate Company, who will open an office .u, Lomond in connection with the Vulcan, office. Mr. Farrand will have charge of tho I^omom] office. Mr. J> S. Donaldson of Morse, Sask.. has taken over the management of the ITnited Grain Growers' elevator in town. He arrived last week and took over tho appointment on Saturday. Mr. Charters is going in for farming on his quarter section near Kirkcaldy. ' BOW. ISLAND I f; LI Hi.'" Last night we had another of M. P. Butler's treats in the form of a Wrest- I sporting wlie re. Fred Fulton of Rochester, Minn., set ling bout between Walter Anderson, champion of Saskatchewan, and Guy j BURDETT on Mime after bo'h ' *-nRaged in a ^ngU's "atelf-after the ....-----on time auer uo.u ; }. ie jn wjlic|, the'Barons trundler naturally favorite.. Calgary was not teams had indulged m* a workout cover ot-f the pin3 for fU-t. without its supporters, so the good pngush started the scoring and Fiah | Aic.p.uiieis had won Plays of both line-ups were liberally ' evened up a few second* later. Dob-" son converted a free throw and Cni-gary led, ;j to 2, and then Dobson Sansom, the _ 145th marvel, hailing j applauded. As a curtain raiser to the championship game two girls' basketball team? competed, the result being * win for Commercial High School over Varsity All Stars by 21 to l". During the afternoon inter-city games were played in Knglish billiards, chess, checkers, volley ball and handball, with the visitors carrying off the lion's share of the honors. The Calgary volley ball team were easy winners, the game being comparatively new to Edmcntoti, who had their first workont on Tuesday night. In billiards- Hegler (Calgary) beat McMullen (Edmonton), and W. Thompson (Edmonton) beat Roberts (Calgary,). In the doubles the Calgary pair won by one point, the final score being 120 to 125.' Calgary -won both chess matches and Edmonton won both checker games, Williamson defeating Peden and John A. 'McDougall winning from Irwin. C. V. Peter (-Edmonton) defeated Norton (Calgary > in handball singles, and Peter and W. G. Robertson i Edmonton i beat Morton and Richards (Calgary") in the doubles. Crozier Starred, It would be unfair to pick out a star in the, Edmonton line-up, for every member of G. R. Jackson's well coached team played the game of his life. John Crozier at centre was made i Parny converted a ' free throw and duplicated a moment later, tying the score. Parny scored from; the field, and from this stage Calgary; was always in the rear. Stevens j made It and then a double per-1 sonal foul \^was called Dobson 'net-1 by It) pins at Barons a week ago and lie proceeded to add 112 for good measure, lie rolled iI2y in both his second and third games, putting up one of the prettiest exhibitions of the bowling art seen here this winter. The' scores: Dickson...... 171 1s 17:;-;.o^ McUaniels..... 108 1:2:;-01 j ting both throw Parny scored 'had been playing magnificently and he twice when Dingle and Spence fouled, and John Crozier threw a field basket. Spence scored.from ths field and Dobson from a free throw, . mak^ ing the score 12-9. Ken Croziftr .added two point's and Dobson put a single in the Calgary column. With the score 14 to 10 time w.ia takon out and upon the resumption of play English and Parny scored from the field inside of a few seconds, Dobson addeti a single a'nd before half time was called John Crozier and English increased the Edmonton total by four. Score at the interval, 23-11. / ' �  Clear Run-Away. After Dobson openeft Hie second half j by converting a, free throw, Edmfmtun fairly ran over the opposition and by beautiful combination scored four field baskets in half as many minutes. The scorers were Parny, Stevens and John Crozier, two. A fourth personal foul was called on George Parny, who I the match here. Dempsey Kayos Smith Memphis, Tenn., Mar. 17. - .Tacit Dempsey, of Salt Cake City, knocked out Jack Smith of Chicago in the first j round of an 8-round bout here last night. The fight lasted le>.s than two min-1 utes "and in thai time Smith was floor-' led three rimes. He was counted out ! while hanging over the ropes in a dazed condition. Both men are heavyweights. Dcmpsey-McCarthy Bout Off Milwaukee, Wis., Alar. 10.-Walter from the States. It might be mention- was replaced by Hazelhurst. English and Dobson convened free throws and Hazelhurst then broke into the score j H. Liginger. chairman of the summary with a field basket. John" j boxing commission, announced Crozier raised the score to S.VH, Moore | night that ihe1' bout betw Dingle were therf ruled off for four I Dempsey and Jack AlcCart 'state to- een Jack and Dingl thy, .eehed-1 personals, being replaced by Curie and j uled for Milwaukee Wednesday, March llanuu, and after John Crozier scored'^), has been declared off by the oom- ' mission because ii did not consider JUST A Shipment of Patches for the Marvel Junior : Vulcanizer : from the field a fourth foul was called on Noble Stevens and Freeman took his place. Dobson ad,ded one and Moore scored from the field followed by a converted fren throw by English, score US-IT. From this point the score mounted rapidly, both defenses being somewhat disorganized by substitutions. Fish counted two and Knglish came back  with two converted fouls. Sl>ence netted a nice ibaske* from the floor and Dbhson *ind Englisi^che fr'-\ to 2X.j^ The lineup: Calgary ilIU-J. Spence, left forward : G. Fish, right i'ovw'Lirtl; R. Moore (Hannu). centre; W. Dingle (Curie i, right guard; G. Dobson, left guard. | Edmonton i'>'.',)- Parny (Hazelhurst) ! left forward; English, right, forward; McCarthy Dempsey. a ^uitahte opponent for Vitiation of Only 32 Points in His Averages Through Eight Seasons in America Red Sox fans should find great comfort in Stuffy McGinnis* patting record since he has been a major leaguer. The Red Sox can use such a consistent (From the Times.) r The nightly vigil undertaken by members of the Board of Trade at the' j depot has now been ended. They re-j port as a result, of their work during (the ten nights they have been on duty that of all the trains passing through only one failed to stop. This utterly j disproves the statement made by the j railway officials. Jt has also been | discovered, or rather learned, that in PJU! there were 2054 tickets sold here with a revenue of $5tUfi.0O. In 1017 the number of tickets sold increased to 2095 and the revenue was $8o:i'J. The Board of Trade have now apparently something substantial to present ao the C.P.R.. and there is some curiosity aroused now as to howfe the railway company will take it. Owing .to the fact that A. Wadd-dl \\7;s acting in a legal Capacity for N. F. Edlund in an insurance trial at (From the Review.') The Council of the rural*puinicipal-ity of Bow Island met in the council chamber. After numerous communications had been disposed of, tho Council took up with the representative of the Can-, ada Ingot Iron Culvert Co., who was J present, tho matter of purchasing i\ ! road grader, and eventually an order was given to buy one. The Council next took up-the matter ol a in unieipal hospital, tho Reevt; (F. J. Henderson) giving an outline of the new legislation, and asking that, concerted action be taken with it view to having something definite being done this year. Jt was then moved that F. j. Hondor-son be appointed to represent the rural municipality of Bow Island upon the hospital board. t swatsmith as the. former Mackman, I Milk River this week be was unfor- for they have not been noted f-jr their | innately unable to meet Harry Dau-punch in late years. The remarkable der, his old school-mute, at ' Leth- i The commission said it received information that McCarthy.had been knocked out under an assumed j Mature about the hatting of Mcjnuis"is /bridge.' name u few days ago ai Columbus, O. jts uniformity. 'Stuffy became a regu-1 --;;. A detailed study of the official American league averages discloses the fact that Stuffy early contracted tho hahiLof going on a swatting rampage and frequently the^e j sprees came at a time when they saved the wavering Mackmen from a slump. 'If Stuffy can continue this promisVVaKryear'of de#elopYngVa�faVt! Ijhasp. of his flubbing bis individual club. Redland fana are with him ,0| patting leaf* undoubtedly wTll ease a man and so is Cam- MerKmann. His Y10 U(M Sox ovor man^ a I)eriotI of \ club lias been weakened by - the demands of war, but .Manv hopes to re- ij. Crozier. centre; Stevens i Freeman), j construct-, what mm he has left into a right guard: K. Crozier. left guard/ tormldahla aggregation. Of j �� ^z==^:^=~^.-- * + * $ e * > * 9 e Veedol Tractor Oil o Bijou Motor Parlors Limited THE HOUSE OF SERVICE FIFTH STREET SOUTH . .. LETHBRIDGE, ALTA. i Uefe!� ee. Wes Pattison; judge j play, Jack Valentine. 1 Field baskets-Spence 2. G, Fish Dobson Curie i, ilannul, Knglish 4, Parny J. Crozier K, Stevens 2, K. j Cvo::ier 1. I fazelhursl II. ' ! Converted free throws-Dobson fl, | Knglish s, Parny 4, John Crozier 1. | Personal fouls-Dingle -1, Stevens 4, � Parny � i. lloore 4. j I Half-::nif� score-TZ-X \. favor of K;l-monion. Final score: u^-Sti, favor of Kdmonton. f ? ? depression or ,'ivert such a mishap altogether. He is a youngster and j ought to give Hack Hay fans many a j season of stellar service. j -Mack's tactics for O'iding his club . didn't inspire Stuffy to great dee.ds: lastj/^ar. but he had enough pep undei Cut down your repair bill thk summer by using Veedol Oil oil .that resists heat. PLYMOUTH BRETHREN ARE NOT EXEMPT Ottawa, .Mar. If..-The central appeal judgejias declined to grant exemption from military, service to the Plymouth  Brethren. ? O i the discouraging conditions to finish > i the neb son with an average of JfO'!. As ? 'a defensive player, there is only this to he said of Mclnnis: He has had but j one superior in modern "baseball. Hal j Chaso when Prince lial was in his j prime. . Although much .smaller than 1 the average firsT. sacker, Stuffy If as deft and as nimble as they nialcg 'em 14 BAALIM MOTOR CO. HOWE OF THE CHEVROLET V V V * * S * * * v �&