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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 7, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta LETHBHIDQE, ALBERTA, FRIDAY, MAY 7, I9M. Problem of Stove Efficiency will be solved if you buy a Souvenir Range This range represents the latest developments in stove con- struction and every part is made and put together in the most dependable manner. In homes where we have installed this range it has proven its efficiency by its economical use of fuel and its splendid baking qualities. Complete Another stove that gives splendid satisfac- tion is THE GARLAND RANGE Prices and We have homesteaders' complete kitchen outfits at prices that are as attractive as the goods. Come in and examine the goods. If they suit, buy them; if they don't, buy elsewhere. Ask your neighbor if he is satisfied with the Elephant Liquid Paint he got at our. 'store. If he has any fault to find let us know. C.W.GRAY The Oldest Established Hardware in the City SPO line were Stone, left field; Ferris, third base; Dineen, and Crigcr, pitcher, all at one -time with Bostonians. JUST FIVE MORE DAYS Before the Opening Of Western Canada Ball League ed to see him do some of his star stunts again this season. There was a good deal more to Lar- ry's playing this season than the Sacramento Club had anything to do with. If the management of the Na- tional Pool and Billiard Parlors had objected the Maroons could not have him. It was a matter of Larry gett- ing released from his present em- ployers. He had given his word to stay with them a year, arid their con- sent was as necessary as Graham's. Telegram. Just five more days before the opening of the biggest contest for the highest honors that the best cities of the great western prairie Provinces ever entered into. For Wednesday, May 12, will see the start in the pennant race of the Vestern Canada League of profas- ionai baseball. It is the day that eight of the most important cities ?n the Northwest will talk nothing else SOUTHERN ALBERTA LEAGUE BASEBALL r RING NOTES Champion Jack Johnson started, hard training yesterday for his bout with Jack O'Brien in Philadelphia on May 19. He has three sparring partners in Kid Cutler and Tony Ca- poni; also Yank Kenny. Lytle, who is managing Johnson, says that al- though the big colored boxer will sail for England on May 26, yet he intends to conie back in time to fill engage- ments here with Kauffman and Ket- chell. Some line on the boxing form of Stanley the middleweight champion, who is scheduled to fight Jack Johnson next October, may be obtained tonight when the aspiring middleweight fights six rounds with Dakota Pool Nail ,For the best brands, of Imported and Domestic Cigars and Tobaccos Pool, Billiards, Baths and Shoe Shine V. RODGERS Prop. W. M. MURRAY Manager Kean Block, Opposite the Post Office, Good's Old Stand but baseball. Every jlaces, judging from >orts, are awaiting1 one of these newspaper the opening A very successful meeting of the delegates of the Cardston, Raymond and Magrath baseball delegates, was held in the parlor of the Raymond hotel lately. Ernel Jensen and Dave Bingham j represented Magrath, Btfy Brewerton and B. H. Smith Raymond, and A. J. Stoddard, Gardston. The following schedules of games was agreed upon.: lieved to be none other than Kid Hubert, has been boxing his opponents over in a lively fashion re- cently. The match with Ketchel has just been arranged and it is said to- day that Ketchell will receive for his share. will be held next Monday evening at (or fifty per cent, of Longboat's pro- 8 p. m. at which the different clubs will submit names to thp executive. From the lists submitted, twenty-two players chosen for a practice portion. This, Powers says, he will personally turn over to the charity for which the race has been arranged If the Indian attempts to run any- game for the Lethbridge city team j where else out of his management, on Arbor Day, in preparation for the j Powers says he will take legal means- match here on the Queen's Birthday j to enjoin him, as he has the runner. re- of Raymond at Magrath May 24 Cardston at Magrath........June 7 Magrath at Raymond he league with keen .enthusiasm, and Raymond at Cardston June 18 Lethbridge will, not be found lagging af Qardston June 25 Raymond at Cardston......July 1 i Magrath at .Cardston ......July 2 Magrath at Raymond......July 4 Raymond at Magrath......July 9 Cardston at Raymond I. July 23 Cardston at Magrath......July 24 n a display of interest as the ay approaches. Medicine Hat plays at Lethbridge, ikimonton at Calgary, Regina at VIoose Jaw, and Brandon at Winni- Lethbridge recognizes in their op- j oncnts for Wednesday a team' vortby o.f their own steel, because Ted i cine Hat with Billy Hamilton ,t the helm has them worried a trifle 11 along the circuit. If Lethbridge an knock about half the gas out of he Hat in the first series no one hould complain, and if we are sue- i ssful in exploding their reputation :.BIG B.' S. Young of Raymond was ap- pointed umpire for Raymond, Mark Spencer for Cardston and Fred Tur- ner for Magrath. All decisions of i the umpires must be accepted Battling Nelson announced last night that he would fight "Fighting Dick" Hyland and "Cyclone John- ny" McFarland. The matches will take place as follows, according to Nelson: Hyland at Colma, Cal., May 45 rounds, 13 pounds ringside. Thompson fight at Colma July 1st, 133 pounds ringside. Nelson also made the formal offer to meet McFarland September 9th, at Colma, for a 45-round match, the weight to be 133 pounds four hours before the battle. Nelson demanded a side bet with McFarland. with the Calgary Caledonians. Ernest Tabrum was appointed as bound by a contract which has been approved of by the Canadian depart- reieree for this match, which will no ment of Indian affairs. doubt be one of the exciting games j The race has aroused no great inter- of the season. It will also help to owing to the general impresion develop a good city team. There are always difficulties to ov- that Longboat is a has-been, and that Shrubb will beat him by half a'mile ercome but the desire of all seems to jn a fifteen-mile race. be to overcome these and develop the best possible team to uphold the hon- or of Lethbridge this season. [FIVE WESTERN CRACK SHOTS bhe team which refuses to do so shall forfeit the ganje. LEAGUE BASEBALL GOSSIP little better or to the limit, Leth- i Hans Lobert acts as captain of the ridge can be reckoned as a hot con- ender for the top division. REGINA'S LACROSSE TEAM .Murton, Toronto; West, Qu'Appelle; LARRY PIPER GOES BACK TO WINNIPEG Larry Piper will be seen scamper- ing around on the Happy land dia- j mond in a Maroon uniform again j this year. This will be pleasant news, to the Winnipeg baseball fans and shows that the Winnipeg baseball man agement is determined on landing a good team. This fact was assured Cincinnati team when Clark Griffith has nothing to say. .Cy Young is the big drawing card on the Cleveland club, overshadowing Lajoie in this respect. iDunn, Nelson and Maclean, Souris. yesterday afternoon when President May Gray, of Some of these 'have not yet report- Chech continues to pitch winning ball for the Bostonians and it does not look as if Cy Young was being missed. Pulford received a wire from Char- the Capital lacrosse team, cut today the first authentic list players, from whom the Jtfinto Cup challengers will 'be picked. These are: Bun Clarke, Toronto Jack Steven-, i son, McGarry Millen, McGregor, over to New York last year, hag help- Ross and Munrqe. Regina Davidson Shea and" Gorman, Ottawa Anders this year by his timely hitt- Cornwall Warwick and U1E- at Eegina. -but they are lie Graham, president of the Sacra- Cree, the outfielder Detroit turned league, stating that Larry was releas- ed from that club, free to play with the Maroons again.. As Larry is one of the most popular players that ever ed to win two games for the High- j donned a Maroon uniform, and as he is a Winnipegger of some years? stand ing, his many admirers will be pleas- Manager Lajoie says that if Tom Hughes of Washington is really slat- fqr the .season the Naps will be headed. Hughes always had the Indian sign on the Cleveland team. Don't Let Your Clothes Wear You Out 0ROGHESS I An eminent authority says, "Ill-fitting, badly made clothes not only make one look old and decrepit, but actually cause premature decay. Think of a man being welded in bad fitting clothes for two- thirds of his life." Willie Keelex admits, that he is not as fast as, formerly. The great little man may be replaced by young blood before the season is a month old. When peering over the silver lining just remember that the April down- pours make the .dear .littltf double- headers flourish. If Eddie Phelps conies back in any thing like his old-time form Bresna- han will have a worthy alternate and the" Cardinals will be strong behind the bat. Since learning that the Washing- ton players ,were afflicted with stage fright owing to the presence of Pre- sident Taft, every American League owner has wired a special invitation to Bill to attend every game. Columbus has purchased Outfield- er Clarke from the Cleveland Amer- ican League Baseball Club. i Badly-made clothes will break a man's health, just as surely as bad habits will. In fact, wearing poorly made, ill-fitting clothes is a bad, habit that influences mind and body alike. Wearing "Progress Brand" Clothing is a habit of good business sense, of good economy and is conducive to good health. "Progress Brand" Clothing keeps a man young, because they fit perfectly, and are always easy and comfortable. Don't let your clothes wear you out Keep young by wearing "Progress Brand" Clothing Tailored and Guarantied by H. YHEBEW I CO., UHITED, Kontttaf. Sold wife a Guarantee fcy 99 McKelvie NcGuire Quinn, one of the new pitchers with Stallings, is a 200-pounder and is' referred to as the second Russie. Dick Padden, as graceful an infield er as ever pulled on spiked has been sent to.Little Rock by St. Paul, which had him on the reserve list. Dick has been playing baseball a long time but ho is still able to teach the youngsters a lot about the game. Chadbourne. who is playing a graat game fox Indianapolis, was with the Boston Americans a couple of sea-j sons ago. He couldn't hit a lick and was a shine fielder then, but a year or two in the eastern-league taught him baseball, and now, if he contin- ues his good clip, he will be good for j the big leagues next season. Thatj means another piece of easy money for Watty. The report that Johnny Kling would i report to the Cubs is denied at the j club's President Mur-j phy says he has heard nothing of the i matter, CITY FOOTBALL LEAGUE The executive of the Lethbridge City Football League met at the office of the Western Plumbing Co. at 8 p.m. last night. All the delegates were present. In order to make the work easier the work of the secretary was divid- ed. F. R. F. McEitrick is to.be cor- responding secretary and treasurer, and S. W. Tuckwell to be recording secretary. The official league forms were gi- ven out to the respective delegates for the signing on of the respective players for the league matches. A special meeting of the executive At the same time the local rivalry j will be keen in the contests for the two trophies. The first game for the Buchanan trophy is between the Ca- ledonians and the S. 0. E. on May 18th to 'be followed on May 20th by a game between the Maple Leafs and the A. 0. F. When the players choose which club they will serve there will some interesting surprises in store. SHRUBB IS EXPECTED TO WIN Longboat and Shrubb are. matched to run fifteen miles at Montreal to- morrow, in a race managed by the Montreal Star, and the proceeds will be given to the .Children's Memorial HospitaL It was not believed that the Indian could be- persuaded to get on a race with the Englishman for the latter's favorite distance, but Longboat is. there and says he is fit. Pat Powers, the Eastern league president, who has the Indian under contract, consents to let him run, but insists on his share of the receipts, ON BISLEY TEAM There oj.-e two British Columbia -rir flemen, one from Alberta and two from Winnipeg, in ihis year's Bisley team. They are: Captain Forrest, Vancouver; Corporal Mclnnes, Ed- monton; Private Gougeon .and Ser- geant Marsden, Winnipeg. Other members of the team are: Captain McVittie, Corporal Spinks, Sergeant Kerr; Sergeant. Kelly and Sergeant Greighton, Toronto Sergt. Free- Sergt. T. Mitchell, Major Hig- gins, Hamilton; Sergt. Smith, Sergt. Russell and Capt. H. C.; Blair, Otta- wa; Corporal 'G.; Copping, Montreal; Major J. M. Jones, E. I.; Lieut. Neil Smith, Chatham, Ont., and Lieut. F. H. Harris, Bowman- ville. Waiting Sergt. F. A. Stock, Truro, N. S., and Private W. J. Clif- ford, Toronto. The team will be commanded by- Lieut.-.Colonel Bertram, and Adjutant-Major M. S. Mercer, and. will sail from Montreal on the Allan r "What do yon know about Mor- iarity stealing home and winning a game for asks the New York j Journal. Then it adds: "He didn't j pull off any such stunts while a mem- ber of the The fresh air from the lakes undoubtedly did him lots of good." Just think of all the good ball play- ers the Boston Americans have let go. Just take the Chicago-St, Louis line-up for instance, which teams met Monday. On the White Sox there are Pat Dougherty, left field; Cra- vath, centre field; Paernt, shortstop, and Altrock, pitcher, former members of the Bed Sox, while, in the Browns' BOW IS ND ALBERTA Choice and Residential Lots This townsite is situated sixty-four miles east of the City of Lethbridge, on the Crow's Nest Pass Division of the C.P.R., and has the Glory" gas well adjoin- ing the townsite. There is a good supply of coal and water. No investment on earth like earth itself. Buy now, as prices are advancing daily. Prices of Lots range from to according to location. Special Prices for Blocks. Terms are One-Third Cash, and the balance payable in Six and Twelve Months nth interest at six per cent, per annum. For full particulars call or write to, Ludtke ff Waddcll Bow Island, Alta. 1 ;