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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 19, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta AUtrTA, WIDNMDAY, MAV If, 169 Lots already sold to home-makers and investors, who realize the advantage of owning property in the most promising town in Alberta, BUY NOW- first choice of lots, which will mean a profit-to you of one hundred to three hundred per cent, profit ih less than 90 days. I-ots as low as with easy terms HOMESTEADS starting only 8 miles south of Burdett, Good hotel and livery charges reasonable. Lumber hauled to any part of the south country, largest lumber yard on the line at Burdett. Good location for all kinds of Goons and Weber Realty Co., Agents The New In the basement of the Oliver Block is C. L UPTON Proprietor FIG PILLS Failing Energy They make healthy. -the diseased liver and Kidneys, making them perfonn their. functions. Besides this, they; puriiy your blood and maks-ibe, run-down ailing ones feel like new "again. a centsi' and see how "quickly you note, the change. For sale by Alberta HAMILTON GLAD THAT IS A "PRO." The action of Billy Sherring in en- tering the professional ranks is ap- proved of in Hamilton, according to the. papers there. The Hamilton" Spectator, says Al- though Sherring ii a sure starter in the Marathon at Montreal on May he is. not looMng upon .jibe, race as a sure .thing for him. It will be the first time in nearly three years, and the little Marathoher hardly knows how" the long trip will go af- ter such" a 'let-up. However, -he is with two races he'will prove himself just, as good as ever, especially in hot" "weather. Sherring -always was 'V'reai good, man in. the hot months, while.mtfstr of the long ;distflLnoe. run- ners like the fall and spnng, and do not take kindly to the heat. -r' GUN-CLUB The Gun Club will .-hold its Weekly shoot tonight at 7 o'clock sharp. The club fresh stock" of new birds and the grounds have been ftxed .everything is .in splwx- did shape. The contest for the dif- ferent buttons" will commence to- night, and the scores made-will de- termine the classes. Every .member is asked to trurn Baseball p MmoruSj, Sir Martin 8, Valens 8, Bayardo 11, Louviera 25, LETHBRIDGE DIDN'T PLAY YESTERDAY The ball game scheduled at Medi- cine Hat yesterday was prevented by rain. The ball park at the Hat is of a sandy substance and the game yes- terday might have been played as far as the grounds were concerned, .roads.to it were in very muddy state acid would, have been detrimental to a large crowd, so the opening game was reserved until to- day, when things are in a.better condition for celebrating the occa- sion. John (Toicahawk) Taylor will in all likelihood hold down the Leth- bridbe third base. His disabled hand from the opening game here is now healing nicely and is not in too bad a condition to prevent him play- ing. BASEBALL RESULTS Western Canada At R HE Calgary 82 Edmonton 000 4 5 Batteries TSUaly and Kal- ley Sterling and Burridge. Umpire. Voss, At Rogina ..............____ 000 060 7 Moose Jaw............... 100 001 Batteries Smith and TSooker and. Gardner. ton. Eastern At Buffalo, 6 Newark, O 14 innings. At Baltimore; 7 Rochester, 2. National At Boston-T St. Louis 3 4 r-1 Boston 1 5 0 At Philadelphia---- Philadelphia .........I-...: 2 ;8 0 :9 At Pittsburg 8 12 p 5 14 6 At7New Cmcinnati 4 10 1 New' 2 10 2 At 37 3 Philadelphia............... 5 6 2 At Cleveland............................ 2 5 .1. -Hew York 461 At j 3 H 1 j Boston 5 10 1 Northwestern Spokane 2 :5 4 Taconra 5 8 1 'At Portland-o S Aberdeen 3 4 0 Portland 7 33 At Vancouver 7 "4 2 4 7 6 HOLD-OUT PITCHER OF THE DETROIT TIGERS The American league champions are leading the procession. Last season Jennings could not make the tribe claw in union for some time after the opening, and predictions were made that the champions of the year before had become household pets. But this was soon changed and the brick-haired grass puller led his crew over the line by the width of one of those blonde hairs referred to as "such fine hair." But it's different this year. The Tigers began snarling crack of the gun, and are going so fast they promise to open all sorts of distance between themselves and No. 2 before midseason. And just think of it Jennings hasn't loosed his royal Bengal up to date. He is holding.him until the kettles, finish boiling in the maple bushes, .for fear his coat will be mussed. The question bothering the league is "If Detroit can remain in front without Donovan, what's go- ing to happen when Jennings slips his leash Football GIANTb FIND .CHEAP WAY OF GIVING FAVORS TO FRIENDS to the ingenuity of "Bugs" Baymond, it is rumored several of the players on the Giants have been rolling in favors. The players .say that "Bugs" would call up Secre- tary Knowles every morning and as- certain if there was to be a game. Being informed that no.game would be .played that day .he immediately asked for a few passes for that day and handed them around with a lav-" ish hand. This ingenious method not only strong; :but also saved :the "club money. Hube Wad- dell will have to go some to that one. THE LATEST CREATION FOR SUMMER WEAR ALL THE COMFORTS OF A TURN DOWN EFFECT. "Anchor" "Wwtmount" Frmnui" Bnmd "Almonte" r- S tor Me. 8OLD BY UEADINQ FURNISHCMt. MADEBV TOORE UHITC0, MONTMCAU MANUFACTURERS SHIRTS. NECKWIAH AND IMPORTERS OF MEN'S FURNISHINQf. IB REGINA AT THE COAST New B. C., May The JRegina Capital uacrbsisic team, challengers for the Minto Cup, arrived On and .are; spend- the interval now and j Thursday's match at Harrison, Hot Springs. President Lynch, of fvfest- minster club, and C. A. .Welsh, man- ager, met the visiting team 'Syca.inore and spent the with and .with President 'Manager Gray of Begina are arrang- ing details of the matches. Lynch reports challengers in sjHen- 'did form, ahd.he predicts a hard game for the defense of the cup against this, aggregation of star players. BOXED JAQK JOHNSON Philadelphia, Pa., May J. Drexel-Biddle, .author, prominent all arqtSmd athlete and amateur has added another chapter to bis. .ex- periences with professionals in the ring, by boxing .Johnson, the heavy- weight die at this enpouiiter achievetf the distinction of having b'oxed every pxigilist 'in. today, -except James J. Retchel. The bout jldok; place at Merchantsville in the .pres- ence of a large number of spectators the majority- of whom, were negroes. Jack Johnson is training to meet Jack O'Brien in a .six-round bout in this city." The bout lasted two rounds. John- son declared: that Biddle is'a strong .and ,a fine gentleman. 3 Button Saoik No matter what other styles may come, and go, many men cling to this one 3 Button The Fit-Reform models for .spring show much style can be put into Sack Suits. BASEBALL IN THE BIG LEAGUES Jack O'Connor, the former St. Louis purchased a half interest, in the Fort Smith (Ark.) league franchise, has abandoned the venture, announcing that the life of a-mogul in a'juinor league was too expensive for. fcim. New York fans believe that Mike Donlin wearing a Giant uni- form at the: close of his theatrical season.. Mike expresses a willingness to don the" spangles if the New York to his terms. His batting a big help to Me- Graw's Absteinj the first baseman of the jpittsburgs, is out of the game suffer- ing with tonsilitis. The Pirates con- sequently :wllT be badly handicapped j in their eastern, trip as Abstein has been playing- remarkably well and has plugged up the big gap that has "existed, in the Pirates' infield forj many years. manager of the St; Louis .Cardinals, is reported to' [have..been insured for by .Robinson, owner of the i team. 3resnaiam represents an in- -yestment ..'-pf''.'875j_QOO for Robinson. I His "release 'Louis mag- inate four-good; players, whose value 5s placed at he is under a cpntract to play for The Chicago White. Sox, as usual, show a weakness in hittmg. The splendid pitchers, how- ever, is alarming lack of -batting." TherrSbx have not lost any of their spliendid lack of making what little they-; get count. They can make one, hit" go further than any other league, or the country, for- thatiniatter. They are almost perfect sacrifice swatters and 'many of the men stuine as base steal- ers. So they sucoeeditn copping- out their share of victories. SCOTCHMEN WON The opening game of the league schedule for the championship of pLethbridge City was played on the 1 Square yesterday evening. A" largo enthusiastic crowd lined grounds arid cheered loudly when a good play j was made, and laughed good natur- edly when a player happened to slip and fall awkwardly on a muddy spot in.the grounds. The line-up of-the teams was pub- lished in yesterday's'Herald: so repi- tition is not necessary. E. B. Tab- rum was referee .and seemed to give general satisfaction. When the teamSo lined I'up in. posi- tion and the S. O. E; had won the toss the honor of the kick-off was given to W. A. Buchanan, 1LP.P., who has generously donated the Bu- chanan Championship Shield which will -be the prize for contention ia this city till won three years in suc- cession iiy one team. Last night's contest between.the Caledonians and the S." O.. E. -was the first battle for the 1909 championship. ,and meinbers of the .other .competing clubs, the Maple iLeafs and. A; 0. F., viewed the game cheering any good play made -by. either party. The ground was in splendid shape considering xhe wet, weather- of the few! days previous, but still the ground and ball were not-in condi- tion for perfect, accurate kicking and passing.; All the players would as- suredly have done better on ground less slippery and with a But training- tells, and the victory of. the" Callies was "no doubt largely due to the efforts of the Caledonian trainer. The- Callies are neither sugar nor salt for the previous even- they had a, practice run in the rain along Glyn street. From start to 17 McKELVIE O'BRIEN-JOHNSON FIGHT Pa., May visit the training quarters of the two fighters late today found both inen in good condition and expressing equally sanguine prognostications" for the result of tomorrow's battle. O' Brien in pftrticular was delighted at the opportunity of meeting the big colored :fighter. He said "I have no fear of the of tomorrow night's battle with Johnson. I had an opportun- ity of viewing the pictures of the re- cent Johnson-Burns fight in ATwtral- ia and-believe me; if Johnson the same tactics against me, he. did against Burns, there will be a different story.to tell. I am heavier and much faster than Burns and yet it took Johnson fourteen rounds to accomplish the Canadian's defeat. In my twenty round fight, with Burns in California, the, latter could not (de- feat me, and yet I failed to train properly.. For this fight with John- son I have trained more conscien- tiously than I ever did in my life, and have taken on. weight instead of reducing." While Johnson's course of traicinK has not been so severe as that of O'Brien, his manager claims he is nt to make O'Brien go six fast The colored man is not in such per- fect condition as O'Brien, but immense difference in weight will used by Johnson to great in the, clinches. Johnson will cnUr the ring jst close ;to 300 pounds, whUe .will tip the scales at SAYS JOHNSbN WILL WIN Chicago, J. Jeffries opinion that Jack Johnson .yiil win from Jack O'Brien the'siii round go at Phil-' adelphia'tonightv -rHe says O'Brien is clever, and it; "-were not for Ms showing against :Ketchel, I would be inclined to that he .had an nyan chatice, bvit- that fight showed plainly that O'Brien'- had gone back, t believe bore in con- tinually and force the fighting. If the negro spars with O'Brien, -then a-chance. LYCEU TO-NIGHT Mr. Theodore Lorch and his company in a To-Morrow Night 99 Or, A Child of the Rockies Eczema Cure a .Miracle No, Just Sound Science Physicians now admit the superior value of simple medicines for all dis- eases. For eczema and other skin diseases certainly nothing in the world could be simpler than oil of wint-ergreen, carefully combined with, such well known healing, and antiseptic sub- tllis remedy, though, ac: complishes results that look like mir- Gases of eczema .of ten, twen- they did by. a score two to noth- -ing.' i> The tot by after a. short, pass from. Fleming- j The second was also scored by Whyte after piecei oV combination j I w.ork by ;the scotch forward lads. I This completed the score but other hot shots were made on the JSnglish' -weeks. Ilead the experience of Mrs. John had one of the worst cases of Eczema in my I only used two -bottles when, were zema. The four bottles. 1- will keep es_ It is a useful remedy toj.have in. ihe house at all times: i Wishing yoiij BIG DAY 8. C. .Victoria is goings to celebrate Em- pire Day with zest this year.. Three festivity have been provided committee in charge and during that time there will be something practically ex'ery hour early morning, until (late in the Baseball matches lacrosse band concerts, fire- work displays, the historic regatta, land the of decorated boats are among features that have been arranged by those in charge, while there are some details yet to be arranged the program gen- erally has been completed. just in the time, and- once Whyte, securing the J ball from a came like a whirl- j wind for England's goal, dodged and shot, but Filnier was too quick- for for him. and the ball was-returned to be rushed down by the swirt- footed gentlemen of the S. 0. who also did some .good combina-j tion work in bombarding the castle of the Caledonians.- The match ;showed that Lethbridge has plenty of good kickers, .many who could use .their heads on the ball as well as capable of out useful combination passing plays Both sides showed considerable im- provement oyer the match on Q-pod Friday. With this week's practice matches, Lethbridge is" sure to b? be able to have a first, class selected team to uphold: the honors of this city oh Victoria .Bay. in the inatch with the Calgary Caledonians, the champions of Canada. During the 'game a member of each competing club .circled the grounds with a collection box and secured a total of which.according to the constitution of- the -city league j was -divided as, follows 30 per cent, to the city league and 35 per. cent, to-.; each competing club. This will be the custom -at all.the league matches The O. E.' football club.; arc in- debted to the -A. F. use of their "sweaters for their own arriyed. The Maple Leafs and A. 0. F. were to meet on Thursday, May 2jp, but this match has been postponed to a date to be fixed by.these clubs. This will be an', interesting match, but both are dark horses for neither club has playedr yet this season. But many rumors- are current. ard one of these teams may yet cham- pionship. Stranggr things -have hap- pened. The attendance and collection were both good for the opening game and tliis speaks well, for an interesting series before the championship is won. On Thursday May 20 there will be another lively practice match in pre- paration for the great game on May 24. Boost the boys who will boost the ball to victory for Lethbridge. -Qjjjp Department L. 33 Jordan" St., Tor sale by all druggists. DR. JEKYLCtAND MR; HYDE greeted Theo. Lorch in bis" portrayal. of the char- acter of .Dr. Mr. This is the. third .time that satlle Eussian ;actor has prer sented this Mr. Lorch produces ing the, dramatization of the famous opera ".Carmen'" Mr: Lorch leaves .for.the it. S: after Ms engagemen't at the Lyceuna. TELEGRAPHIC BRIEFS -President Taft has promised to take up with his cabinet .the inter- national question -of "more -day- light." A delegation from Cincin- nati, representing that -idea called -upon 'the president and requested hira to, take the initiative in a re- i'pnn movernent directed against the clock. ;Thc proprietors of the. Boys' Own cigar .store, -Edmonton, were fined each for conducting a common The Alexandra Cafe Leads Them All notliiBg is too good for its many patrons, nothing but the most advanced equip? rnent to improve the ser- vice for their comfort; With the latest improved electric-Tea and Coffee Urns and five electric cool- ing fans already installed tMs and wthe laest table at the lowest possible cost to all. We don't in- tend to lag in our, efforts to make The Alexandra Cafe the Mecca and pride of the people of -Leth- bridge and their friends..', N. H. MURRAY, Prof: TELEGRAPHIC BRIEFS J. ]VL Treble; a recently appointed director of the Massey Harris Co., is dead. He a son-in- law of the late H. A. .Massey. The steamer Chili yea-1 tci'day on Round Island, Lake Super-" ibr, and the rocks made three bad holes in-her hull.. The. vessel's :f ore- peak is full of wafer, but cargo is uninjured. The tugs pulled on' the vessel all forenoon without releasing it. She is loaded with grain for Buffalo. The iTanitoba government has clos- ed sale of four per cent, bonds to Ontario Securities Cbm- ganrblmg house. Thirty young men pany at 09.51. This best were fined each for being m- price received by province, for some ud mates. years past. will be TJie Japanese" cruisers reached Van- j for telephone couver yesterday: The mayor and for addition to Winnipeg court prominent entertained the officers at a dinner and reception. and balance for of swamp lands Newest Enrlidi style, now popular in London. ncltw high at bark. Also in CAM BRIDGE, Demand CASTIP, BRAND Some W. O. R' fvpry and occasion, sizes. Ibr BERLIN McNAUGHTON REFEREE Ottawa, May Mc- Naughton of Vancouver, has been named by .Trustee Ross of the Minto Cup, as referee for the coming series between New Westminf5ter and Re- ginn. Owing to the late date at which .the request was made the trustees coukl not name Eastern SHOE POLISH shines instantly at the first rub or two of the brush or cloth. Will not rub off. Is waterproof. Softens and preserves the leather. No stitute even half as good. ;