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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 7, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD Tuesday, May ALL THE .LOCAL AND WORLD'S FOREMOST EVENTS CONDITIONS OF BIG AIRSHIP RACE IRQ MEty TO FLY FROM PEKIN TO PARIS FOR FAT PRIZES ROUTE Paris, May .Matin publishes tbe regulations, of the Peklti-Paris airship race. open to all pilots of all nationalities, 'Who possess a pi- lot's certificate ot the Inteinatioual Aeronautical .Federation. Each avla tor must use aeroplane The start will take place in Pekin, on U September 1, and prizes are offered P First, second. J5.000; the re- maining three, each. y Tlie race will only take place if a Jeast five entries have been recelvet by Juno 26. Stations will be established at the following towns: Pekin. Urga, Irkuk tsk, Omsk, Kazan, Moscow, "Warsaw Vienna, Trieste, -Genoa, Avignon, DI Jon and Paris. At each of these sta tions, the competitors will have to de scend, and have their books vised, and sign the control register. It will be permitted to replace, or repair, 'parts of the machine, but tho whole Aeroplane must not be changed.' To insure this, five parts of- each ma- chine will be stamped, and at least two of these must be otill in the machine on its .arrival in Paris. It will missibie for either one pilot, a team of tvd pilots working together, or a team of two.pilots taking turns to compete In tho race. BASEBALL IN THE BIG LEAGUES Standings Today Cincinnati New York Boston Chicago Pittsburg Brooklyn. National Ly con Won Chester Vase Handicap at 7-2 .London, Ifay Chester Vase a-.handicap of pounds, one mile anu a half, was won today by J. B Joels, "Lycon" by Cylene Le Verge who started at 7 to 2. 'BMr. Fairies Aleppo 20 'to 1, was second and N. P Whitney's All Gold, 100 to g, third. JOHNSON HAD TO PAY Jack Johnson smuggled a pearl neck- lace'Into the States from, the old coun- try a-nd yesterday was forced to pay over to. square himself with the United States officials. Johnson gave the necklace to his wifej the police got wind of it and an in- vestigation resulted, which cost John- son this big sum or money VIOLENT EARTHQUAKE SHOCKS Winnipeg, May earth- quake shocks were recorded yesteidaj afternoon bv the seismograph of St Boniface college Father Blain sajs thev began at i 07 ti m ware lery violent at 1.24, and ceased at 2.61. He puts the disturbance at two' thousand miles southeist. Results of Games National 5-3 Chicago Chicago 10 Uostoii ............100 110 000-3 9 f liceney and Archer; Tyler, Me Tigue, Hrown and Kling. 6-1 New York St. Louis .........000 010 000-1 New York ........300 020 101-6 10 Salee and tt'ingo Ames and M3'ers Piltsburg-Urooklyn, raiu. Philadelphia-Cincinnati, rain. American Xcw York-Boston, rain. Philadelphia-Washington, rain. (Only 3 games International 7-1 Baltimore Baltimore 103 001) D 1 Montreal 1 Hawkey and Klelnow; Carroll, Bar- beidi and Curtis. 3-1 Rochester Rochester 100 000 2 I'rovjdencc 000 000 i and Ulnir Lafitte 5 0 6 0 and THE f Complete Supply House PEOPLE'S RE-ENFORCING SPECIALTIES Kvpanded Melal, Twisted Bars, Triangle Jlcsh, Perfection Mesh, Metal Studs and Joists, Herrtngbo.no Motal Lath new Idea In floor and roof construction Duplex Joist Hangers, Post Caps ami Buses FANCY AND TEKRA COTTA FOR FACfNG Hydratile, Dohydratlne, Symentrex, Symentoln. The successful waterproofliiB material Wo mnko a specialty of Floor and Wall Tile mid .Marble Work.' The Western Supply Equipment ?hone 1044 312-4th Street, South. Holmes Schmidt 10-8 Newark Builalo' SOO 001 S 13 a 000220114-10 17 Drocketl, Merritt, Hecbe and Mit- chell Gaskcll, Holmes, Dent anil Smith. 1-1 13. Innings Jcrsev C'itv 000 010 OOQ Doescher snd Hemis Lush Fischer. 12 0 and STARTS LONG FLIGHT WITH WOMAN PASSENGER Gnstav Hamel, the well-kjiowu a' ator, has begun a round trip from Paris to London, hj -naj of. Brussel Belgium, with a-woman as'a passen ger Before he returns to Paris, tie carries out his original plan, he w aave flown over three countries at crossed' the English channel twice Darnel Is using a- monopla-iie." WESTERN CANADA LEAGUE OPENING The Western Canada League starts on Its journey tomorrow. Bissano plays >t Calgary and Red Edmonton. (WOO TO THAT CARVER CAN BEAT POTTS OR NUTT Carver, welterweight, New Michel, B. C., is open to meet anyone in his' class in the Dominion. .Jim Potts or Jack Niitt preferred Ife will put up -froni IBOO to as a side bet, 4, BULLETINS RIFLE MEN TAKE NOTICE Meeting Culled for Tonight Changed Until Tomorrow The meeting of tbe Lethbridge Rifle association executive called for to- night in E A Cunningham's office, has been deferred until tomorrow night at 3 o'clock on ai count of Cap-t. Cunningham being called out of town today OVERSEAS FOOTBALL CLUB A practice of the above club will be leld on Wednesday evening next at 6.30 on.the grounds north of the new overhead bridge. Remarks on Side Re, District Baseball Schedule If there is any dissatisfaction over the district league schedule in baae- here, lut those in authority exercise their prerogative' of sub- mitting a better one. The secretary will be'pleaaed to receive a draft from the local advocates of the phrase, "Lethbridge being the big town: give us tho lion'd ia Calgary. Probably the meanest job in connection with spostsJs that held by the schedule committee. It Is impossible In most cases to the games ar- ranged so that al! clubs will be equally adjusted. Holidw dates can't be changed to suit-the schedule, but vise versa, which seldom'gives all "clubs an equal shake If it has fallen to Lethbrldge's lot to hive but one holiday game, thit be unfortunate and it may be not. There is but one apparent reason Lethbndge, because of Its superior size should be given the bulk of holl- oas receipts should bo correspondingly greater. Whether they should be bigger leaves room for argument, but as n matter of fact, holiday receipts in amateur baseball In this district show Lethbridge taking 1 up the rear, decidedly. When Carclslon played here Coronation Day year the larjest crowd which over attended an amateur ball game in this city preterrt, and on the 12lh of July another bumper crowd aaw Lethbridgo Taber do battle, but notwithstanding, neither of these crowds represented far-the gate receipts that were shown at CardBton and Magrnth when Lethbridge played before holiday crowds last year. .The same it is safe to say, applies to any of tho other towns under the same circumstances In the smaller towfis the .people -turn out en moss. In places of this size each sport has its limited following. Wherefore should Lethbridgo Ije (jjven first consideration If the smaller ton nf-YolunHrily concede certain privileges to Lolhbrldia In respect for Its (renter ilie and importance, all well and good, but it reflects no credit on to go out In search of'them. stands In good with Its neighboring .towsis In the matter, of because It has never tried to lord It over them and hog things. Association Columbus 151 Minneapolis -ISO Packard and Smith.; Patterson and Owens. .Toledo 8 13.1 St. Paul 12 y 3 Hnvin and Carisch; Dauss anil Block. Louisville 1 C 2 Milwaukee 7 13 2 Laudcrmilk and Spencer Marion and Sclialk. The Venerable Excuse sy WALT MASON -You say'your grandma's dead, my lad, and you, bowed down with woe, to see her laid beneath the mold' believe you OMght to go; and so 3-Ou 5ik r, liaif uay uff, arm you may have that same; aias, that grannies always die when there's a baseball game! Last spring, if I remember right, three grandmas died.for you, and you bewailed the passing, then, of souls so warm and.true; and then another gr.mdma tall and stately dame; the day they buried her there v.-ns a fouriccn-inning game. And when the balmy breeze of'June among: the willows sighed, another grandma closc'd her eyes and crossed the Great they laid her gently to hfr rest beside the churchyard will, the day we lammed the stuffing from from Winnepaiil. taken care of' and returned to the secretary of the People's Shield com petition, three weeks prior to the commencement of the subsequent tournament to any place named .by the .executive committee. 17. The executive committee shall have power, to; alter or aid to the above "constitution and rules as from time .to time they may deeih exped- ient. Betting on English Racing Classics Todate No. 1 Northern No. 2 Northern 3 Northern No. 4'....... No. 5.........'. No. a............ No. 1 Alberta Red No. 2 Alberta Red No. 3 Alberta Red Alberta Red No. 5 Alberta. Red No. 6 Alberta. Red Barley, No. 3...... Barley, No. 1...... Bran, per ton Shorts, per ton...... Oats, per ton, sacked Rolled oats....... Butter and Eggs: Dairy butter'......" ireamery butter fresh Vegetables: Potatoes, per.cwt. ttatoes, per ton ets; per Ib.......... Carrots, per lb....... Turnips, jrer lb....... Cabage, per lb......, Celery, per pound Parsnips, per -pound Cattle on the Hoof: Steers, per pound..... Cow, per ppimd...... Dressed, per pound Sheep': 10.8'! O.Sl O.TIi 0.70 0.59 0.11! 0.7B O.TS; 0.74 0.70 0.59 0.14 0.6 0.46 21.00 0.40 .40 -to .50 0.30 1.38 to 2.00 27.00 0.04 0.18 Live, per-cwt. I. Dressed, per cwt, Hogs: Wrested, per lb. per cwt. 'oultry: 0.11- 6.00 11.00 0.12 0.09 et'llve 0.14 Turkeys.... ._. ,.i 0.22 ihlckcns 0.15 owl .-.0.13 ucks 0.1D Hay: Culllvated toy. in 'bulk MUST NOT DRINK WORKING HOURS tlon of the team, these-men are .work- morrow, Clarehceux, Pavare. Eliza- ing harder and with'more'ambition betfa. Renown, Toyshop, Subterrean, than ever before in nn effort to be chosen for the team. Royalty cheVs Bach and every one of these ath- letes .who would quit the-gaine recon- sidered and thought .how very pleas- ing it wouid .be- to be acclaimed an Olympic champion. The glory would be world wide anU for months after they had performed their nolablo Belleville, May motion has ieen almost unanimously passed by he city council to the effect'that any employees of the public works, water- London, May. 7.-The following are or saa departments found using, probable starters for the Chester Clip, I .Intoxicants or frequenting .hotels dur- i'jig working hours shall be iimnediatc- Jy discharged from .the city's service the forphian or city engineer. -It efther of these fail to do his duty -In [has respect, an Investigation shall be held at once by the head of the de- partment the 'latter having -he long distance handicap run i.o- Goliathe, Goroean, Hamiiear and JJnd- ocki is no betting. Hettingi on the Kempton Park Great Jubilee. Handicap run next Saturday, applauded and iir.iised that stirs up deeds they would fop spoken a' desire In a one-time star performer iaudeJ. f and to re-enter the game." And for that I Yes, the cull too much for them reason thore arc ii doxen men scat- to withstand. 'Even an athlete finds tered throughout the today who are training assiduously in or- der to be in shape to compete. In thp .ry-out meets In order to be eligible 'or the American Olympic loam to compete In the classic .at Sweden next June and July. A few. short months ago a number of prominent athletes announced their retirement from the game. A few of sufficient recompense" for hfs best efforts in handclappiiig. Think of hav ing people of royal strain shouting en- couragement and going into Ills 6f eestacy when a record is demolished. Yes, none can blame theso athletes for wanting to "make" tho Olympic team of 1012, for there, will surely .be gathering of royalty to witness tM( .rear's Olympiad. is as follows: Uncle aPt 5 to Sir i authority to act at. once in accordance Martin? to 1; Royal Tender, Mustsphal evidence or report, to the and Tepida 8 'council, as (he case may.seem to de- Latest betting on the Derby: Lo- moud 10 to 3; Sweeper'2hd, 4 t'o'l; mnnn- White Star, 5 to 1; Coronader 10 to 1; Mordant 33 to.l. WOLGASV TO EOX CROSS Ad Wblgast fight at New York, May n, for the first time since being put .out by pen-die- 0 hits. His appointment is with Cross for a ten round bout, for a .consideration of When in Lethbridge Stay af ;the i Hotel Alexandra ff. J. stokei J- H. Lee, Proprietor European, J1.00 up Fi.-st-class cafe In connection Gtioh S.30 a.m. to Lfeusinexs Men's Luncheon .Frcim 12 to 2 ;