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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 8, 1915, Lethbridge, Alberta SATURDAY, MAY 8, 1915 THE L E T H 15 R ID (3 E D A 11, Y H E R A L D PAGE THUS Los Angeles, May the shades of Jem Mace and Tom Allen and Paddy Hyan gibber and groan it will be merely their protest against Harry Gij'inore's pink tea boxing con- tests, which began a season at Ven- ice this week, Gilmore has leased the Venice au- ditorium1 and says he is going to stage "arguments of refinement." The referee and the judges will wear correct evening .dress, just thci same kind worn by waiters and million- aires in all well-bred circles. The that is, the con- wear chaste and dis- creet garb of spotless white. The at- tendants upon the gladiators will he i'oifhingly garbed in white sweaters with the (name of the Venice Athletic club artistically embroidered across the bread expanse of bosom. The young gentlemen will use none but Amaryllis a.d lilac scent on their hair instead of the usual hair oil. "A largc'clock, centred above the squared circles, will tick oil the min- utes and seconds. Between periods (the word "rounds" is hardly per- missible under the circumstances) the pipe organ will bo performed upon by an adept blacksmith. Amateur rules will govern all-events and each contest will comprise three rounds of three minutes each. There will be a pause of one minute be- tween each round. Restful music bor .tween each round by the organist. "I am going to elevate the game, so that those who now offer so much objection to boxing will have an op- portunity of seeing the real thing in boxing, with all the usual roughness PACIFIC COAST LACROSSE "MADE IN CA .RADN; RADNOS Vancouver, I1.C, liny Lester Patrick of Victoria wan today appoint- ed official rotoreu of tlio 13.0. Lacrosse association, and will liamllo all mntcliKB in tliu Coast jirofowlonal ser- ies. Tlio Vancouver club has tender- ed to Kitzgorald, Lalondis Ilyiand, wull-known eastern play- ers, but so far lias not received u re- lily. it is understood llial tiiey are waiting a Kiiarantue from fills end. A tentative schedule of Barnes lias been arranged as follows: '2-1 Vancouver at Westminster. May Westminster at Vancouver. June Vancouver ftt Westminster. ARROW COLLAR, mm NATIONAL Philadelphia Chicago..... Cincinnati Moston...... Westminster at Vancouver. June Westminster at Vancouver. St. Louis June Westminster vs. Vancouver Brcoklj .Westminster at Vancouver. .IiliylO Westminster vs. Vancouver. July Vancouver at Westminster. July 81 Westminster at Vancouver. Aug. 17 Westminster vs. Vancouver Aug. Westminster at Vancouver. Jersey City, NT. J., May 7- The action oi Frederick K. Fried collec- tor of the port of Newark, N.J., in refusing to allow the entrance oi photographic lilnis of the Willard- Jobnson light at Havana, was oipheld by Federal Judge Thomas Haight, oi the United States district court here, yesterday. Application for an injunc- tion was" made upon the allegation that the act of congress, under which the films were barred, is unconstitu- tional because congress exceeded its powers as defined in the commerce clause. The judge held the act to be constitutional. WILLARD ABANDONS TOUH Minneapolis, May Willard PittKburg New Nf-w York Boston w. 13 11 11 10 10 7 8 G P.C. .722 .579 .570 .556 .455 .368 .400 .353 Scrupp, From me, I'uictor and Meyer; Rudolph, Ragan and Gowdy. St. Louis 4 Fiitsburg 6 Doak, Griner and Snyder McQuil- lan and Schaiig. Cincinnati........................................ 9 Chicago .....i..................................... 2 Ben ton, -James and Clark Vaugh- an, Humphries, Lavender and Urcsna- ban. Philadelphia at Brooklyn, postpon- ed, rain. AMERICAN Detroit....... New York..... Chicago...... Boston....... Cleveland St. Louis..... said Imprcssario Gil- lias abandoned his tour. It was a fin- more. "I am going to catet-to the ancial failure and he goes back to women as well as the men, and I be- cowboy life. He joins a wild west lieve the presence of the women will show here Sunday. He will exhibit in lend refinement to the events." Chicago May 22. a W. 16 11 12 S 9 P.C. .727 .647 .571 .538 TONIGHT A War Baby See the Battlefield at Night TONIGHT Realise What Our Soldiers Encounter Stirring Dramas STARLAND MONDAY AND TUESDAY "The Lost House" The fifst of the Mutual Master Pictures Good Comedies STARLAND NORTHWESTERN Vancouver Spokane Victoria Tacorna Seattle Aberdeen AM. ASSOCIATION Louisville Indianapolis Kansas City Milwaukee Cleveland at Columbus, postpone' wet grounds. Minneapolis grounds. at St. Paul, wet (By T. S. Tlie Johnson-Willard battle at Ha- vana created a lot of interest in.Eng- land despite the war, There was a general feeling oi satisfaction that Willard had dethroned the colored champion. Writing me from London regarding the matter, Col. Dyer says: "Followers of boxing in this country were electrified by the news Hashed across the cables announcing the de- feat of Jack Johnson by Jess Will- ard. The bout created very little ex- citement beforehand, most of the cri- .500 I tics preferring to look upon the af- KAUFF TO RE'JOIN FEDS French Lick, Jiid.r .May Kauff will play with the Brooklyn Federals, beginning May S, according to an announcement made here tonight by James A. Gilmore, president of the Federal league. Kauff, who was sus- pended recently after he attempted to jump to the New York Nationals, will be reinstated said. on Saturday, Gilmore KING'S PLATE DOPE Toronto Telegram: This, from a gambling standpoint will be a great Plate year, practically every owner considering he has an excellent chance of leading the winner through the stretch. The Hamilton crowd, headed doubtless toy Mr. Bob will bet their last cent on the Hendrie entry. Then there's the Windsor nag, while A. E. Dyment has dreams of an illuminated address and loud applause supplied by his constituents from Sim- coe. It would indeed be a popular win. FIGHT PICTURES WILL BE SHOWN IN QUEBEC PROVINCE Montreal, Que., >May John- son-Willard fight pictures will ho shown in Montreal. The board of mov- ing picture censors for the province of Quebec decided to permit the pic- tures to be put on in this city, and it is believed that the pictures may also be exhibited in other places in this province, although the censors permit so far applies only to Montreal. 11 .450 fair as, a big advertisement scheme 6 12 .333 with Willard making a few dollars 5 16 .238 out of it. War news happened to be scarce when .the news arrived so that jj I the papers able to devote plcn- New York.......................................... 3 1 of space, to the scrap and even i spare whole posters to the business. _ Leonard and Thomas Caldwell and From the briei accounts cabled over Nunamaker. tne bout-seems to have been a genu- ine affair and Johnson's end much as Washington 1 the followers of boxing expected. Philadelphia 4 'pnat Willard would outpoint the iie- and Ero was not thought possible, but the idea of the big cowboy lasting Bentley, Hopper and Harper Henry Shawkey and Schaiig. Detroit 11 St. Louis......................................... 2 Covaleski ami Baker Hamilton, Hock and Agnew. ALEXANDER'S FIRST LOSS Philadelphia, Pa., May lost his first game this season, after winning five, when New York defeat- ed 'Philadelphia, yesterday, 4 to 2. Lo- bert starred at bat with three singles. Byrne was sent off the field by Um- pire Quigley for disputing a decision. HOCKEY PLAYER A VICTIM Ottawa, Ont., May Another Ot- :awa athlete is dead. J. Harrison, Ot- tawa, got word today that his son, Wil- 'rid, a former Ottawa hockey player, is dead of wounds and asphyxiation. How Learned Judge Got Rid of the Golf-Link Billiousness Cleveland at Chicago, postponed, wet grounds- FEDEEAL 18 Chicago.......... 12 Newark Brooklyn Kansas City Baltimore St. Louis Buffalo L. S 8 3 9 11 13 11 14 P.C. .619 .121 .333 Chicago Newark longer opponent was a prob- ability entered the minds of .most" followers of Johnson's career. Well, the negro is down and out, a fact that very few will regret. Dur- ing his reigit as champion Johnson did little towards making himself popular with the boxing public, and his repeated demands for win, lose or a title, battle did not add to his reputation. Johnson was fortunate during the time he held the title in that neither England, America not Australia could produce a heavyweight worth calling a cham- pion. The new title-holder will not be bothered with challenges from boxers on this side of "the Atlantic. Bom- bardier Wells is.easily the best of the British big fellows and his chances with Willard can be guaged by his performances against Gunboat Smith, ORPHEUM Vaudeville and Pictures Rage of Elite Society THE Dancing Vernons Will positively be seen for the last time tonight, in the latest dances. Chauncy Irland Songs from the 01' Sod Mexican Hatred THRE PART DRAMA portray- ing the terrible vengeance plan- ned by a spies' widow in the power of a of guerillas. TWO EXTREMELY FUNNY COMiDY PICTURES MONDAY The Seharrahs Colored Comedy Musicians San Kike Herman Hebrew Character Mail. 5c and 10c. Eve. 10-15c. IjUUUjI THE BATTLE OF THE BRIDGE Hogan's Aristocratic Dream A KEYSTONE PARTS The Mutual Weekly and Pathe's Gazette LATE WAR AND GENERAL NEWS Two-Part Drama MISS MORAN will sing "Tipperary Mary" by sptcial request Song by Mr. G. E, Little Gray Homo In the West" PARAMOUNT PICTURES MONDAY TO THURSDAY Monday and Tuesday, EDWARD ABELES In THE MILLION of the Famous Players Paramount Specials FIRST FORD FILM SHOWN IN CANADA AT STARLAND The management of Starlanil the- atre announce that they have receiv- ed an Interesting film, entitled "How Henry Ford Builds 1000 Cars a which will be run at the afternoon and evening performances on May 10, 11 and 12. .The growth-of the Ford Motor Co. las been so phenomenal, their enor- mo.us production is a matter com- mon interest, and any moving pic- ,ure which depicts and illustrates their method of production, views of the ;actory, etc., cannot fail to be of in- .erest. Majestic TWO DAYS ONLY Next Mon-Tiies, May 10-11 Inc., Offer the Most Wifely DliouiMd Motion PletuM) r of tho Diy MATINEES AT JOHN BARLEYCORN Jack London's own Life Story, In Magnificent Motion PicturH GUARANTEED TO BE THE MOST PERFECT FILMS EVER BROUGHT TO LETHBRIDGE ENDORSED BY PRESS AND PULPIT NIGHTS (Reserved) 25e. Gallery 1Sc. MATINEES: Adults 15c. Children 106. RESERVED SEATS NOW SELLING AT MEDLEY DRUG CO. AT THE ORPHEUM The Elite of society were among the large audiences at the popular playhouse iast night. The Dancing Vernons were watched very closely, their marvellous demonstrating of all the classic up to the minute dances n'canada! -U appreciated. Tonight will be from time to time with other, films their last appearance, and those .who lortraying some other interesting irancb of the Ford Motor Co.'a activ- 4 Palzer, Carpentier and Moran. The 5 I latter seems the most likely to give i the new title-holder a good battle, Brcnnan, Black and Fischer; Mor- but of course it must not be forgot- an and Randcn. Pittshurg Baltimore Dickson and Berry Quimi and Owens. Kansas City Brooklyn 'tea .that Jim Cofiey's [equally good, if not claims better. are Dick Burge" would like to stage Cofley and 9 Willard in London, but I don't thi: Bailey, Smith, anyone in the promoting line will 'allowed to pull off such a his hout 1 in London whilst the war is on." PLEASING PROGRAMME AT THE EMPRESS wish to get pointers on their 'favor- ite dance had better not miss this op- portunity. The Vernons are leaving for the coast, where they have-con- tracts with circuit o! houses. j Chauncy Irland will also appear The Ladies of St. W. A. will present the Playlet, Sunbonnets IN BURG-MAN'S HALL ON TUESDAY, MAY 11th 8.15 The proceeds in ,aid of the St. Mary's Anglican Church, North Admiiion 25c; Reserved, 50c. "JOHN BARLEYCORN" greeted i excellent general program, in- for the last time. His host of friends by big audiences on Monday. All-is j eluding the Mutual Weekly, and who have been in attendance during in readiness to make the ink j Pathe's Gazette of late war and gen- his engagement, will be eral pictures, is the offering at the give him his well- ii Oratory may be all very well in its place, b.ut it has been continually frowned upon when it happens on the golf links; likewise, loquaciousness in any form has been discouraged. Yet it frenuently happens that a player in- sists on talking to such inanmiste ob- jects as balls, clubs, grass, etc., not even overlooking caddies. If there is anything in the world to make a man talk It is an inanimate caddie. There are many such. There is no account- ing tor taste anafl a tale could oe told about it, and there is also no accounting for these kind of-men who constantly chatter about everything in general and nothing in particular. Buying an Indian MOTORCYCLE Means keeping the money in the country I THERE IS NO WAR TAX PRICE ON THE "INDIAN" Indian Motorcycles BUILT. IN CANADA Onef Two and Three Speeds Prices From: to Vanadium Steet Construction The Indian Is recognized as the leader throughout the other makers copy, D. E. MacDonald Bicycle Repairer Gunsmith Phone 1032 418H, 5th Street There is a story going round about a certain learned judge who, in walks of life other than goif, had been emin- ently successful, rather in contrast to his career on the links. He had a habit of speaking to his clubs, some- times sharply, otber times command- ingly and often despairingly. Anyhow, he was constantly .talking. One day be attempted to play golf, and do what he might, there was no getting the ball to do a thing except that which was absolutely contrary'to his to say ambition. Reaching the fourteenth hole, near which was a bridge over a good-sized crook, he was seen to wend his way creek ward with firm step, as if de- termined to end all his sufferings once and' forever.. Of course, he was closely watched with more curiosity than apprehen- sion. He stopped on the middle of the bridge, and in a loud voice, his face raised, ,he called upon al'i the heathen, idols and other things to wit- ness his act in connection with this game, which was far beyond all hu- man endurance. Assuming his most eloquent manner, he addressed eaoh club separately as he. drew It forth from the bag, and after each disser- tation proceeded to hurl the weapon far astreara. As a climax bag, bafts and umbrella went hurdling after. It was dramatic. Two days later a friend met the judge in his chambers, and not-know- ing of the formal death and interment golf, performed so legally and so eloquently, invited his honor to a round. The last-named tapped his desk thoughtfully, was lost. 'He proceeded to the professional shop to obtain an but the haying seen tiio judge in his fit, reach- ed the paraphernalia from tiie stream, and had given the shafts a coat of oil. Highly pleased, the judge welcomed lila old friends with opon nrrr.5, aiid has ibeen playing golf ever since. "If. was like getting rid-of a bilious he said afterward. Packard and Easterly; Seatcm and j charged Land. St. Louis at Buffalo, wet grounds. INTERNATIONAL The first time admission was ever .larged .to see a baseball game was j on July 20, 1859. The game was played between learns from Brooklyn postnoned and Ncw York' taking'place on the Fashion Course on Long Island. Over people paid 50 cents to watch the contest. Empress tonight. [-earned send-off. Songs from the old sod. will "be "his be on hand to on Monday and Tuesday at The Battle oi the Bridge, the 16th closing number, episode of The Mystery, Mexican Hatred is is the eq' in it Z jestic Theatre of Jack London's "John Barleycorn" the biggest cess >et achieved by motion pictures three part in Lethbndge. A pretty jqital of any so far shown, and drama of exceptional merit. It holds ting, with the screen, set in a mass udora's friends are befcLnning' the audiences spell-bound, from, start of loliage, special music; and, other Providence Montreal Buffalo..... Jersey City Rochester Toronto l.. Richmond 1 P.C. .667 .625 .600 .500 .500 .429 .375 .250 Montreal...................'.......................10 Jersey City LOOK HERE FOOTBALL MATCH MONDAY A team from the 20th Battery will play a team from the Mounted'Police at the Athletic park 011 Mouday even- ing, G.15. FOOTBALL MEETING MONDAY There 'will be a general meeting of the city football clubs at the Y.M.C.A. Monday evening at 8 o'clock. All clubs in the city to be rep- resented. Organization for the year will, .be effected. may be expected of a Key- lional and novel scene; dy, is nothing hut fun. ed on a moving pictun A NOVEL SCENE Undoubtedly one of the most sensa- is ever portray- screen .is the incidentals, will all help to add the artistic presentation. The management of the Majestjo are vonchmg for the statement that I these pictures are positively the besbf record of the camera's ever here. Siv reels tell the story of London's own life, of his encounters with ,the evil "John Barleycorn" which began at the age of five yelirs, to learn something definite regarding to finish. Two.reels of laughter.com- the secrets of her enemies, having pletes the program. gained accass to Madame DuVal's j Monday complete change of vaude- house." Eaird has a sharp battle xwith and pictures, the conspirators' thugs, but wins out with the assistance of Storm, who rescues him after he has fallen into the creek. Rohan's Aristocratic Dream, as 11 stone _ _ _ Hogan and his "valef are seen battle at night in "The War and, terminated when he reached man-j walping- the ties, but while asleep" in a two-reel Lubin feature being shown j hood almost a physical wreck, alter a hay-fort, he becomes a Royal High-; at Starland for the week-end battered on the waves, of the ness, attended by the same vaiet, on- I gram. It is presumably the first real, sea of life irom one comer of the i ly to he awakened with a rude-shock. 'night photoplay ever exhibited in iglobe to another Two showings will Tricked is the .story oi a rich and this city, and the marvellous eltect I be given each day, the matinee com--; mean man, who is unwilling to help has to be seen to realize just what mencing at 3 and the evening perr f his poor brother, but the poor bro- the present day lighting means "to our icrmanres at 830 sharp Reserved, iher's sweetheart 'gets the upper hoys across the ocean. seats are now Celling at the Hedlejr t hand. "The remainder of the program was The 'feature-for-Monday 'and Tues-jWell up above average and will be The Million, with Ed-jrepeated tonight. ward Aheles. Many will have pleasant' Monday and Tuesday the first four- recollections of Mr.-'Abeles from' ha v- reel Mutual Master, Photoplay, "The B ing seen him a short time ago in Lost will make' its appear- j m Ready Money, for an performances. t Jan Bartzek, an Austrian prisoner, attempted to escape from guards at onaventure station, and ,ot stopping when, ordered to do so, was shot dead. Shine Brings the Smile of Satisfaction! Quick, Brilliant, the "Etty-Ofttaing" Boi. DALUT iUFMlO, N.Y., HAMILTON, CAN. ;