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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - March 25, 1911, Lethbridge, Alberta Pnge 0. THE LETHRRIDGF. DA�!.Y HERALD Saturday, March 25,1911 Canadian Indian Training For Boston Marathon Lethhridge Basketball Team is Victorious Over Taber CONSTITUTION OF THE CITY AMATEUR BASEBALL LEAGUE i Considered at Meeting in the Y. M. C. A. Parloursi Last Night - Many Rules Laid Down for Pro-j moting the Game on Standard of Principles Thatj Spell Success - Desirous of Playing Games on-Tuesdays and Fridays - Club Colo'rs i Fighting for Position as a Regular on New York Team The consiiiiuioii was iho maiu sub-j !eti 0[ disL'jEslou nl the meeting of (lie rlfy baseball league clubs lat't iiiph; tiC tlic V. M. C. A. piirlors. The R2;iif> r^onstituiion. with a few changeE. vhich existed tbree years ago in tlip I'uy leafiup. was accepted as t'easiblp � i: ivili noi be adopted, however, uiit'' >.";V! ineetin?. s.> as lo sri^'f ^'ar-j i.');;s !.'hi!)s timp to consider any chan-pi^s or addlilous necessary. Toe [ollowing aie ihe sa'.ieui r"lnts �if the consilMiilon as it now exists- Ihe association siial! he known as "The LethbrldKP t'lty Leaj:'.ie of Ama-le.ir Baseball Plubs.' The object of the league Is to promote good clean umaieiir sport In the rip. of oC';l;:.'r!dge. to give the piililic Dayj of Play The cumniinec on grounds was iin-l able to meet ih" football executive toj arran.ao for specified days for playing, i l iiesdays anil Fridays are the days of I the week desired for baseball. | The sched lie will not be arranged; till a later date. Chib Colors rhough the colors oi the cliibp have not been definitely decided, the Spori-, inc lioods will nrobably be blue and^ white, the Y. M. C. green and red. iiud the Press, grey and black. ' police Absent The .Mounted Police were not present again, but the cuieatlon of their t-niranee into the league was no* pass Roo! entertainment, and to give the'ed upon, youth ni city an opportunity to' North Ward Mot In learn lo play the game as it should' .\ortli Ward will not be able to put he played. ja team in the league. Thi-? Informa- Kach club shall post a guarantee, tion was gathered by the committee In finish the season. The admission to all games shall be : appointed for that nnrpose. Representatives 35 cents, with the e.^ceotlon of ladies.: .K B. Ross represented the V. \l. C. who will be admitted free. j.A.. Ed, Putnam, the Sporting Gctods, The pooling plan of receims will he ; and U. Nicholson the Pres.?. adopted to be divided between thei Neri Friday iean}6, 'hr lep.?ne and the .\ihletic j,^^^ meeting of the league will Associatioit ,j^^p place in the same place ne.vt ITip umpire shall have the power ^rje|^^y at H.io. (/) ])ut oui of the game and grounds ,____ any players who are disobedient lO; the rules �\ dub entering a protest shall he, reboll teatr, won II glorious victory iii their . first . cn�-roiintor with an outside ag!�resiiMon; (Iffoaling the la.st TaUer outlit laBt nlRht by a score of 36 t.o"22. Th�i rts- itors wore li iasi hunch ot players. \ and Rash put up an artiola 9t ball and at the beginning made the homo-j that was a sight to behold. Ernie ; .sters look life selling platers. But ; .McVson made some of liia uaua) tlic locarhovs got going later on and spuotaoular long shots and aooted a pill it air over their opponents. Konl from mid-Reid. "Doc" Jouos, riie game was wiinesiied by about, however, mado the play of Uic oven-one hundred eathusiaatic Uiis who '"S by scoring on a very olevet sld� crowrlcd Ihe gallery and iniparl'ia:llv aijpliiiided the good plays mude. Thuy had lots tvi> cheer about, for the game was fast from start lo finieh. The local tpain in ihe first' period hart consitlcrahlc rti/liciilty in gettin.i; their comhinatioiis to work, and they wards 1.-11. shot. Valgardson twisted his ankle so severely that he had to retire and Wu* ruplaoed by Sundal. The goals were scored as follows : Tabor-lones 6, Valgardson 4, J. Id- scem.cd completely lost in the maze , Y.M.C..-Christie �, Raeh 3, JacV .son 4, .Stewart 3.-The teams were : Tabur of daxzlinR passes made by the Tah-crites. For some time their goal was bombarded by all kinds of shots and at one time the score wa.s 12 to 2 again.st tlienr. But tlipv then c;ot down to husi-nes.s, placed the parts of their com- i hinatinn logctlier properly and be- ' Valgardson fore ihp gonii rang had reversed the j score tf) 1 1 to 12 I l,ep The second period saw the V.M.C Fvansoii A. l)o.\.s on the assiressive all the. Referee-1 18. Edwards Jones Forwards Centre (iuards H. Wilkes. Y.M.C.A'. Stewart, �lacVsou r.hristio Nichols Rash Use Your Head " Said Ed Hanlon _And the Leaguer Did_ Becker and Sncdgrass Hustling For Steady Job in the Outfield McGraw's Famous Giants The team captained by Dr. Gibson took two out of three games last night in the Y. il, C. A. bowling league from Sutherland's quintet. \t'lth iiSfi Sin-or four member., which shall be regu- ^air was high for the night, and he larly organised baseball clubs within also had high single with 20fi. Suth-rhe limits nf the ciiy of Lethhridge. eriand was high for his team with l!i6 'Ihey Bhail be amaleur clubs in generally accepted term. When any game lias been schediiled ' regularly and any team without Jup- tli^jand Schmidt second 'with 177. De-1 tailed score follow?: Gibsons H. Davies iifiable cause fails to appear and Pl">'> Huchanan .such defaulting team shall pay to the seoretai-y-trensurer of the league the .^,^.(-.^11^1^^ H:im of 55. Two such defaults on the ,'-,,h,,, pan of any clnu shall he ron^dered grnunda for Its heing dropp^ed from uie league. Kach club shall be allowed to .se- .... 12.-. ____ 10'.l ---- IJi ____ Gibson .......... 114 Sinclair Tola Is Withers .. . fiS8 Sutherlands 129 1 iire lis players from any olace in tlie;, , ., iity. Ml pla.vers shall be bona-f!de residents of ihe territory prescribed,' " 2, aud no player shall be allowed to par-;ii-ipau' In any game who has not ^ been a reFidem of that district for' at least icn da)s previous to the game' in wlilch he participates. All players Btisll lie regiiiifred with the secretary i at least leu days before playing in j any of the .scheduled games and it shali lie the dmv of ilie .liecreiary lr> notify all clubs of the registration of all [ilayers wlihiu five dajs of the registration. I'lotesis against an;, plajerj; .ell he may overdo the matter. It is i far better fault on the part of a player, however, than lack of aggressiveness, .�Vnoib'jr feature about Becker which : was watched closely by .McGravv last year was his baiting against left hiinders. He could hit them now and then, and when he did hit the ball l-.e batted fully as well against iho quite certain thai he is preparing both players lo be able to take the outfield at any time and try to improve the chances of the team, not only by good work with the bat. but by clever work in the outfield. TIIAT'E WHAT THEY ALL SAY DEACON WHITE TO HAVE BEST PITCHING STAFF IN LEAGUE Bdmonton, .March 24.-Henr>- and Andy Baxter have at last accepted terms with the Edmonton ball club, and will boih be seen ere long wearing Kfhnonton uniforms. Tlie joyful iiewa was received yes-lerady by IJc.acon White and now the K.skimos manager slates that the Kdmomon fans need have no tear as to tiie showing the local team will make this season. "Of course," said Deacon, "il will  WILL BE THERE ^  WITH BELLS ON �. The C'iiy Klectric bovvliiig team hereby accents the challenge hande& out by the Telephone pin topplers and will be on deck this evening at 7.30 at the Arcade alleys 10 prove that they belong in an entirely different class to the cha'lengers. A man named Ball used to be on the old naltimore team, when there were tw.elve In the Nation-tl league, and a remarkable story is fold about how he broke up a game against Ihe .Giants one day with Akos Rusle, one I of the speediest men . the game ever I produced, pitching. Ball had juuti j joined the team and had heard many j tales in the minor leagues of the ne- An Exception "All the world loves a lover, you know," 'Not when he's loving the girl who threw you over for him. " A Color Combination 1-angford the fighter lias a chocolate skin and a Nova Scotia bluenose. Red tights, tan shoes, and a bl.ick eye Houltl fit him completely. Wafting to Butt In cessity of iJBpliclt obedience to erdera in the major organ!�at)}on �f a man were to be a success. Tbe scors waa a tie in Uie nfntfa inning, and the bases were replete with OrlolM, while two had gone out. That waa the situation. Hanlon sent Ball to bat in the pinch, pinning bis hopes of �lc-tory on him. "What shall 1 do?" asked Bail. "Use your bead," repUad Hanloa faconically. The flryt bail tbat Ruate 'Pit|k�� was wide, but the mtOR& came vit'a beautiful straight one with the locity of a bullet. It was about shoulder high and unquestionably a atrike. Ball stepped forward as if be was about to hit at the ball, but what waa tb� surprise of Hanlon and tha apectatore to see him stick his head In the way. He reaelv^d a glancing blow on the temple and wilted down in a heap. He was taken to a hospital and after ba-ing unconscious tor hours, finally loft the hospital at the end ot two wotfet. Hanlon releasod bin aa aoon aa h� was able to report. "You won that ^me tor me," Mid i the old manager, "but If ywi haron*^ any more respect or us� for your head than that, you won't do on my clubi rr you had caught that fast ball ol Rusie's square we would probably ht planting flowers on your gravo now,'' ISO'left handers as against the other fel- b�'necessar.v to see the st.uad working 14fl;iows. n.if he never Peoin-v' ,v'J- so �" diamond before I ;'an ell I2u Hi'! VJl 71115 HOPPE'S CASE ORDER OF EXPULSION SUSPENDED PROVIDED HE DOES NOT PLAY Paris. .March 24,-The police authorities have suspended the writ of expulsion in the rase of SVilHe Hoppe, Ihe American billiard champion, who was ordered nomeiime ago to quit the couniry. lie h;i8 been granted a per-mii fo remain heri; three months, pro-vitlcil he does not play in a public billiard room. As a result Hoppe has not appeared in public iilay since last Friday, when ihe permit was issued. O OLDFIELD'S CAR NOW O.K. ^ "Blltzen Benr" Reinstated After Payment of $1000 tt Fine .lacksonvlllo. Fla., March 24. -Barnev Oldfleld'a 200-horBe-powcr "Blilzpu Henz" which was I'.lsnuaUfled Miitil .huiel, 1912, when Oldtield was outlawed recently, was rpJnElal-pd today by Chairman Butler, ot the American Automobile contest boanl. aftor paj nient of a flOOO fine, and lo now officially entered tor the Beach meet of the Atlantic Pablo Beaoh, March 27 to 30. cort,i;n is when he bad a right ha-id ir 10 'a' e. � The New York manager, who was and is a left hand batter himself, and who was one 'of the mo-ii dnngoious men who walked lo plate in the days of his greatest akilt'pn the ball field, has always held that any good Ijr.tler should be able to face one kind of tntcliing as successfully aa the other, and I't is probable lhal he Has b That Snodgraes Is 'a good, natural ' batter is without questlun. Some' months before he had an opportunity : to earn a i-egtriar position on the icuin McGraw asserted that he was one of the most promising young hatters in ^ the United Slates, and when Snodgraes began lo play regularly he proved that McGraw's estimate was right. HiB worst faults have been more In evidence in the outfield lhal at just where we are at, but 1 think that Ihe learn will be much stronger ihis year tb.ui la.st .season. For one ihing. Iho oui!':.?ld will he better, and if I S'.i �re '1 in ; :gniii.g up l-czie. the pitching siali" will be the bcsl in the le:(gu('. Bpsidcs il;e two f.!a.\ier brollii-'rK .Mainifcr WhiU' has signed up l.in. Cruirp, u foimor t^'hicago player, who is ai prcseni in the city anil lie will he given i! ill.nice to make good with Ihe local Irani. THE BUCK-EYE VOL. .Lcthiirido-e. Alt�., March 25, 1911. LNDLVN KIWER JIMMY GEORGE WILL START THE GREAT BOSTON MARATHON IK tue bat. He has had a tendency to ^ will leave for play lor the wrong man from the outfield now and then, and ii has hurt a little, inasmuch as he has permitted i base runners to movfe up for that rea-1 son. ' j Since iie has been with the (.Mants i in Texas ha has been meeting the bail on the ndse.'as he did last year, and although he has not always mado a base hit every time that ho walked Toronto. .March 24.-When .liramy O'orsp, the licaverlon Indian, 'who 'won ilic fanioiirf llamilion ll^rild run: in l�ii:! and l!)lii, and last year won the Ward .Maraihan. arrives in town thi..; week he will he taken In charg.' i by Claude I'carce, who will train him ; around Toronto until Ihe fifth of April hoston lo finish training for the big race on the I 0th of April. "I don't think there is a. man living today in amaieiir circles tliai can boat .llinray George." remarked Pearcc speaking of the proposed Boston trip. "We are figuring on brealting the record of 2.24.20 4-5 for 2.5 miles, made by Ix)ngboal in 1907. I don't think Tom tried when he made his record. to the plate he.haa been batting hard The time which is recognized as the enough to prove that be will be a dan ,?erous man with whom to reckon in the regular season. It may be that McGrav.' Intends to use him this year in many of the games to be played, alternating at times with Becker, when the oppor- tunity looks good. In any event it is [boat was iuit txtaaded." world's record for 25 miles could have been much tauter if the Indian had been chased hard , enough. In 1908, Tom Morrisey, the Mercury A. C. boy, won the same race and came within one minute and 18 seconds of LiOng-boat's time. That's why I claim IvOHg- Siiriiis may �nie and Winter may go, hut Bu6k-EYE.S go on forever 0 ;