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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 5, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta FRIDAY. MAY' 3, 1910 THE LETHBRIDCE DAILY IIRMALD PAGE THREE 'RED BHJD BICYCLES YOUR boy nee ds n ford" to keep liiui mil of mischief, and toworkoff Ms 1 turiiltiH energy. Sniurt.fitur- dy, i-itsy.ruimintf. DuiH for n lifetime of service- Dovs' or Girls' Model -_ J-' C.M. Model Made in Canad Canada Cycle Motor Co., 'Limited, Toronto. FOR SALE BY THE LETHBR1DGE CYCLE CO. 110 5th St. S. SUN STURDY MEIS JOIN GIST NATIONAL Won Lost Pet. }lnnlnn........... 8 4 Brooklyn 8 4 Philadelphia...... 8 tl Cincinnati......... 10 Chicago.......... 8 7 St. Louis 8 P.ttsburg...... 7 it Now York......... 2 11 AMERICAN .S67 Washington .667 [Cleveland' .571 Boston..... .656 i .fiSfc j Now York .471 Chicago .438 1st l.ouiB .154 Philadelphia Were Members of Champion Rugby and Basketball Teams in North Seven Calgary athletes of renown in their ranks.is the proud boast of the 61st battery bore now. They arc McTeer brothers, Lyle ironside, Char- lie Bryant, Charlie Carr, Chuck Hen- derson and Harold McCanley. They were all members of the Canuck Ath- letic club of Calgary. Gordon and "Hed" McToer and Lyte Ironside were members of the Canuck rugby team, senior champions 0? Al- berta last fall, arid they, including Charlie Bryant, wero also members of the Canuck basketball team. Calgary city champions, and later provincial champions. boys are all enthusiastic about the Battery, and hope to he as suc- cessful against the Huns as they were in Calgary sporting circles. A challenge has been issued to the Lethhrldge Y.M.C.A. basketball team by the battery boys, and the Calgary athletes mentioned above will bo seen !t would seem'that the wisest course for Frank Gotch- to pursue is to re- main In 'retirement'as far as'a -wrest- ling Joe Stecher is con- cerned. Gotch is 35 years old, far beyond his wrestling prime, and be- cause of years of mat idleness. Stecn- er Is 23, in the. full bloom of his young manhood, and practically at the crest of his meteoric career. It is doubtful IfGotch, 'in the days of his greatest prowess, was as wonderful a wrestler as Steelier is today. By remaining in- retirement, Gotch retains during all the rest of his days the glory'that belong to an undefeat- ed champion; to an athlete -swio met and .beat the strongest foes pitted -'him .before age came on. By coming out and trying conclusions, he probably will do a Jim Jeffries. No 'one justly would accuse Gotch of 'displaying a white feather by re- fusing to meet Steelier now. His alibi is good. He's beyond his prime arid out of wrestling condition. Yes Gotch would gain J25.000 or so by grappling with Stecher. But Gotch isn't money mad, J25.000 does- not mean much, to him now. ,Hes .upward of What is 000-to him-compared with: the probable loss of his priceless treasure At Chicago 2 ii 0 Pittsburg 4 8 0 Lavender and Archer; Cooper and Schmidt. At St. Cincinnati............ 4 7 0 St. Louis............ 2 9 5 Toney, Schultz, Schneider and Clark, Wingo; Ames and Gonzales. At York- Boston 15 4 New Yprk............ C 11 2 Tylor, Hughes and Gowdy; IMiUhew- lon and Kuriden, Dooin. At Philadelphia........... 0 3 0 Brooklyn 2 7-2 McQuillan, Rixcy and Dell and Meyers. INTERNATIONAL Rochester............10 15 1 Newark.............. 0 S 3 Brown and Casey; Enzman, Witter and Egun, At Buffalo.............. 4 l Providence............ 5 .8 1 Gaw and OnBlow; Tlnuup and Black- burn. At Baltimore- Toronto.............. 1 2 2 Baltimore............ 3 S 0 Cook, Dye, Thompson and Kelly; Therraelhen, Morrlssette and McAvoy. Richmond-Montreal, called second inning, rain. AMERICAN ASSOCIATION At St. Indianapolis...........11 St. Paul.............. 5 8 Falkenberg, Dawsun and Schan; Douglas, Leefield, Upham and Land. At Louisville............ 3. 3-2 Minneapolis.........- 2 .7 S Northrop and Lalonge; Burke and Ov.'ons.. At Kansas Toledo Kansas City........V 5 7 .5 Bailey, Adams and Bresnahan, Swee- Regan and Berry. At Columbus............ 3 8 3 Milwaukee............ fi 10 1 George, Bruick and Murphy; Slap- nlcka and Meyers. '3 11 u 10 9 10 9 0 5 Pet. .iJ47 .uii .556 .450] .294 At Chicago- Cleveland 2 9 1 Chicago.............. 0 8 1 Coumbe and O'Neill; Williams, Fa- ber and Schalk. At St. Louis............ 7 10 1 Detroit............... 6 12 1 Davenport. Groom, McCabe and Hartley; Dubuc, Erickson, Coveleskle, Dausa and Stallage. At Washington............ 5 11 1 Philadelphia 1 6 3 Johnson and Henry; Sheehan, Wea- ver and Schang. At New York............ 0 2 2 Boston............... 3 9 0 Caldwcl! and Nunamaker; Leonard and Carrlgan. COAST LEAGUE At Portland- Los Angeles........... 6 i) 0 Portland............. 9 Stundridge, Brandt and Bassler; Sothron, Houck and Fisher. At San Francisco......... 3 U 0 Oakland.............. 8 1 Couch and Brooks; Beer and Elliott. At Salt Lake 4 5 2 Vernon.............. 3 C 1 Hughes and Hannah; Johnson and Sp oncer, NORTHWESTERN At Vancouver........... 1 Spokane........... 0 2 4 Hood and Cheek; Noble and Murray. At Seattle- Great Falls............ 5 12 3 Seattle............... 2' 6 1 Kallio and-Haworta; Glaver.ich and Cadraan. At Bntte............ S S 3 Tacoma ....___....... 0 3 .3 Hovey and Hodman: Fullenwldcr, Cummings, Eley and Roberts. NORTHERN Winnipeg............ 3 40 Fargo............... 0 4' G .Miller and Moore; Bell and Smith. Duluih............... 5 S 1 Superior----- 4 6-1 Culver and Vigeruat; Smith and Erickson, Fort William.......... 4 13 2 Virginia..............10 12 r Johnson and Buster; Griffin and Summers. BOBBY KERR IN KHAKI Bobby Kerr, winner of the 220 yard championship at the Olympic games in London. 1908. is wearing khaki with the Hamilton Tigers. Kerr. has lieen active in recruiting work and will likely get a captaincy soon. TY COBB'S BROTHER RELEASED Tarre Haute, Ind., May Cobb, outfielder, brother of Tj-rus Cobb, was given his unconditional re- lease by the local Central League club today. KAUFF CONCEDES COBB'S Benny Kauft' freely admits in the j May number of the Baseball Magazine i thai. Ty Cobb is the greatest player in i the game. Hero are the exact words of the New York Giants' centre fielder; claims that I would b.eat out j Ty Cobb are bunk. I have been'aubte'd'. at saying so a good many times. I am -willing to admit that Ty Cobb is j the greatest player on the diamond a long shot. Even if I was as good as he is, he would beat me out, for he has much more experience than I have, ,so j these fake claims are I i have said and I still say that I wQn'.t j admit to myself that any ball on the field can do things that I can't; do, for I want to be as good a player as I can. I have a good natural 'eye, and am fast on my feet. I love to play baseball, have always loved it; why shouldn't I become a great player if I am lucky? That is my ambition; I admit it, and I will try as hard as I can to equal Ty Cobb or anybody else; But I know that I have a long ways lo go first, aha. Discourse, I may never' realize my ambition." SOCCER SITUATION IN OLD COUNTRY UNCERTAIN London, Enff., May the bloae ot the football league schedule inquiries are being made in many di- rections as to. the football prospects lor next season, bnt the answers to them cannot now.be definitely given. It will depend upon the duration of the'war whether football will be run on lines which approximate to those on which" it progressed prior to the outbreak of hostilities in 1914. The. Football association has made tn Important pronouncement on the matter. It willvbe remembered that on July 19 last the council pro- mulgated a series of decisions as to the conditions under which football would be. permitted ..during tlie 1015-16 season, ami it Is -necessary that those lyho are engaged the administra- tive side" of the gaine should be re- minded of the text conditions: international' matches for the challenge cup and amateur cup snatches o2 this association be played during next season. (2) That associations, clubs be allowed to arrange matches without cups, medals, or other re- wards, to suit local conditions, pro- vided they do not interfere with'the work of those engaged in war work. Clubs may join any combination1 of clubs which may be convenient to them. (3) That matches be played only on Saturday afternoons and, on early closing and other recognised' holidays. (4) That no remuneration shall bo paid to players, nor shall there be any registration of players, but clubs and players shall be subject to the rules and conditions applicable to them on April 30, 1915. "i (5) Agreements with service after April'30, be suspended until further., order. The- emergency committee of the P. A. acting'under the powers conferred upon them by the have" decided that the above decisions shall continue to operate, until further or- der. This latest decision of the F. A; does not necessarily mean that; foot- ball under normal conditions will not be permitted next season. It really means that, so long as the war con- tinues, the F. A. will not sanction the usual competitions, and will not take any part in international games; for j the reason given in the statement pulv jlished last it is the para- mount duty every.man to help to carry on the war to a victorious issue at the earliest possible moment, and not to do anything that will in any degree postpone or hinder the desired result. The only big competition in the United Kingdom that lias proceeded as usual' this season is the Scottish League, and the authorities who' con- trol that-have already decided that they will.continue it next season. FOR THE WORKMAN Work Gloves 50c, 75c Claimtlet Gloves Me, 75c to Canvass Gloves, 3 pair Carhartt Overalls..... Combination Overalls .153 GQ.. Hen's Caps .......75c, New Shapes in Spring Hats.- to Hosiery, black, cotton......15c, 20c, Cashmere 50c. Grey Cotton Balbriggaii, two-piece 35c, 50c, and "oc Liglit weight, two-piece McGuire KIRKHAM BLOCK, LETHBBIDGE. ALTA. The Largest Exclusive Men's Clothing House in Southern Alberta. A Low Price on Desirable Merchandise I Teiis Its Own Story Best. STUDY the Values Advertised. They represent attractions which you can hardly appreciate until you come and see for yourself, and reiimmber that there are, always countless special values that are priced too low.to justify advertising. Find them when you come. I SPRING AND SUMMER SUITS From the best makers in blue and black serges plain and fancy tweeds and worsteds. Prices and FURNISHINGS Dress Shirts, Our i Work Shirts, special ...'.........30c and Combinations in Balbriggaii, Lisle, Mesh and light wool, prices UP- B. V. D. SHOES Men's Fine Shoes, Box Men's Fine Shoes Box Men's Fine Shoes, Box Men's Fine Shoes, Men's Fine Shoe, Velour and The Geo. A. Slater Invictus Shoes, Visit the store with a larger assortment and better values. "THE 2 M'S" HS A VERY MILD CIGAR "WTV "DAVIS" TTli PROMOTER BLUNTS 31or25c Makers: S. Davis Sons, Limited, Montreal BIG BOUT BILLED FOR SOr.iOMTON SAT. NIGHT. Edmonton, May McKenzie, the Winnipeg lightweight, arrived In Edmonton last night. .Both he and Harry Anderson will work out at the Edmontpn A. C. arena in preparation bont on .Saturday night. Anderson outpointed McKenzio when these boys met previously, but the Winnipeg lightweight has been showing Improvement during the post six weeks ami hopes to reverse the verdict. The boys will box miller the new Canadian rules which provide that it takes make a clinch.; They 'will break at the referee's-com-' meaning that there will be .coir-; siderably more work at close quarters than in the past. Harry Anderson Is the welterweight champion of British Columbia. BATTERS OPPONENT Ont, Jlay Wolgast ot Cadillac, gave Willie .Grnd. well a terrific beating during: the first five rounds ot their trout here last nlsht. Early In the rixth -round Gradwell backed against the ropes and threw up his hands. The referee "topped the contest, which was io have gono 10 rounds. Gradwell ilaimed repeatedly that Wolgast was hitting low. BALTIMORE SECURES RUSSELL Baltimore, May Russell, tlie' Baltimore pitcher, who was sold to the -Philadelphia Americans foul- years ago for sum of boo, returns to Iho Orioles as first base- man. MaiMger Jack Piinn tonight said ho had purchRsed. Russell from Uio Syracuse York Stato league club. BASEBALL PLAYERS SALARIES Cobh's salary is reported to bo in the neightjorhqod of get. this season. Lajoie's contract calls for something like Joe Tinker gets Johnny Bvors, and Ed. Kon- etchy, from' the Pittfeds last year, will get from .the 1316 and 1917 Braves. Kauft will get Collins Jackson Peck- Inpaugh Magee A FEW Philadelphia, Mack of the Americans an- nounced' that he had released Morris- sette, pitcher, and Crane, shortstop, to. the Baltimore club of the International League. r DO -Do the Boston lied Sox miss Tris asks a Cleveland paper, to. which a Now York (iopoiter responds: "Yes, about as much aa an automobile would miss its electrical starter." Speaker was tho' real'dynamo of the. champions, and they will learn this to their 'sorrow' later In the season. GREAT TDIBUTE PAID TO AMERICAN NATIONAL GAME It's .some tribute t'o'i sport when the of a country's law- making body find themselves unpos- sessed of q-jorums because of a con- test, as happened when Washington, opened its baseball season last -neek As has been told, the speaker of the House abdicated for the many of both branches deserted, and the' leaders of both senate and House agreed that, to make it poS; sIMe for-the fans among the members] to be present at tae yard, no import- A Swell Inducement There's a certain hotel iu Sydney, .advertises thnsly in I Snowj' R-lM'r's boxing- program: "We are only yards from the Stadium The tirst, nian to reach hotel with tho complete news concerning the re- sult ot the bouts will be given a prize of one The procedure in event of several thirsty Individuals running a (load heat, IB not'mentioned. -business on which--the -partiesL were divided should be -taken up. Coming with the Mexican and Ger- man situation so acute, this is the greatest tribute that baseball has received The presence at thfl game of President Wilson was not 'so significant as that of the legislators. The President is not a realj, fan, though he likes baseball. Many ot the lawMskerE fan, in recent years, who had a White House chance, was the lamented "Jim" Sherman Only one life stood between him and the Presidential chair." When vice-president, he would 'sneak away from the senate at possible chance to see the Nationals He. could keep score He-could root. He a real baaebaHIst-.( Jlmm's Fox, the fact little San Fran- j clsco'feitherwolsbt; has.quite tlie box- for good and lias entered business In Buttf, Montana. Pale, Sallow Cheeks show that the blood is impoverished and that the stomach is not prop- erty assimilating its food. In fact a woman'sphyscalconditionalways shows in her face. Falenew, blotches, pimples, sallownesj or dull eyes all Tell the Need Of Boecnwn's Pills. 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