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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - May 21, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta TKt LBTHBUlDGE DAILY HERALD TUESDAY, MAY 21, lOt^J , "BRINGING UP FATHER" By G. McManus - ^ __________-...............,,..,.,!... ;;-r.-7. - . da BASEBALL BOXING RACING SPORT HOCKEY GOLF BOWLING BASEeAL RESULTS NATIONAL AMERICAN Won. Lost. P.C. Boston .... ...... IS 10 .643 Chicago .. ..... H 12 .53S Xew York . ...... ir. 14 .517 Cleveland . ..... 15 14 .517 St. Louis .. ..... u 12 .47S Washington ...... l.i l."> .464 Philadelphia ..... 12 15 .444 Detroit ____ ... .. T 15 ;31S AMERICAN i.K.vr.i-E . Geo T New York .. Chicago---- Cincinnati .. Pittsburg ... Philadelphia Boston .... Brooklyn ... St. Louis ... Won. Lost. P.C. 21 1 .750 17 1" .I'uiO IS 13 .5S1 14 11 .580 "ll 15 .423 11 17 .;!flo 10 It! .3S5 s 20 .2S6 Local Hoopers Now Soldiers Whole Team Will Fight for King New York. May 20.-The White Sox today won their first game of the season in New York, defeating the Yankees by a score of six to two. Score: Chicago......001,300.011-6 10 1 New York.....0O0.0OO.no-2 6 2 Williams and Schalk; Love, Mog-' ridge, Russell and Hannah. Boston, May 20.-Boston hammered Bagby and Groom today and won from Cleveland U to 1. Score: Cleveland .. .. 000.001.000- 1 .t 1 Boston...... 000.070.22.x-11 Itj 0 Bagby, Groom and O'Neill; Mays and Spencer. Philadelphia. May 20.-With two out and the bases full in the fourteenth innings. Kopp of the Athletics stole, beating Detroit 5 to 4. Score: Detroit .. 000.011.000,101,00-4 9 2 Phil.....100,OOO.OOL101,01-5 14 3 DauBs and Spencer; Myers and Mc-Avoy. Washington. May 20.- Urban Shocker pitched St. Louis-to a'4 to 2 victroy over Washington here today In his farewell game before joining the army. Score: St. Louis...... 002,100,001-4 12 1 Washington .. . 000,000,200-2 4 1 Shoclcer and Nunamaker; Harper Craft and ginsmith. INTERNATIONAL LEAGUE Baltimore 10, 15, 2;'Toronto 5, 11, 3. Buffalo 5. 10, 1; Binghampton 4, 12, 2. (12 Innings). Rochester 2, 5, 2; Newark 7, 0, 2. Syracuse-Jersey City, rain. Chicago. May 20.-Timely hitting, which included Myers' home rn. gave Brouoklyn a. 5 to 2 victory over Chicago here todav. Score: Brboklyn..... 400,001.000-5' 10  Chicago....... 101.000.000-2 8 2 Marquard and Krueger; Walker, Carter, Weaver and Killifer. Cincinnati. May 20.- Cincinnati bunched six cle^n hits.off Regan in the fifth inning today and easily defeated Boston 5 to 2. Score: Boston.......OOO'dOO.lOl-2 G 0 Cincinnati .... 00.0,040.10x-5 11 2 - Regan. Canavan and Wilson; Toney and Wingo. St. Louis. May 20.-New York defeated St. Louis today 5 to 3. Score: New York..... 001,000.130-5 8 1 St. Louis.....100.000.092-3 7 6 Perritt, Anderson and McCarty; Sherdell and Gonzales. Pittsburg, May 20.-Pittsburg had no difficulty in dafeating Philadelphia hero today 5 to 1. Score: Philadelphia . . . 000.001.000-1 5 1 Pittsburg..... 200,030.00x-5 11 1 Prendergast, Watson and Burns; Cooper and Archer. r P. C. INTERNATIONAL Aberdeen 10, 10, 2; Spokane 6, 12, 0. (11 innings). Portland 5, 11, 1; Tacoma 2, 6. 1. Vancouver 5, 9, 3; Seattle 4, 9, 4. AMERICAN ASSOCIATION Columbus 9. 14, 1; Milwaukee 2, 7, 1. Indianapolis 2, 6, 1; St. Paul 4, 11, ' Toledo 1, 7, 1; Kansas City 6, 11, 2 KAYOS HIS MEAL TICKET. CLONE TAIT TO BAIILE FRMIE TUCKER lY 24TH Bout Being Staged By Kid Scaler-Tucker There, Tait On The Way several seasons, has been hltlltlK very timely this spring, 'and Pratt, the new acquisition, Is leaving .little to bo desired at second. Panama, May 19.-Harry Wills, negro pugilist, defeated the veteran Sam Langford in seven rounds here to-day. Langford's seconds threw up the sponge to save the negro^ from further punishnient. "Clothes Don't Make the Man!" "But they make all of him except his hands and face," says old John Graham in "Letters from a Self-Made Merchant to His Son." Just because good appearance is so important, -we continually lay stress oni good clothes, for "good clothes" and 20th Century Made Clothes are one and the same. It we can fit your fancy, we'll easily fit your frame. ! W. B. KESTER & CO. "The Home of 20th Century Clothing" We have a competent Tailor In charge of our pressing and cleaning department. ' Leon Dunawprth Percy Irwin "Irish" Kane George McKillop Marcus Duns.worth Lethbridge fans will not forget-'for many a Iouk year the very Buccess� ful basketball season of 1917-18, when the i^ethbridge quintet,- after triumphing over all contenders in the south went to Edmonton to play off for the provincial championship. It is true they lost at the capital, but there were reasons. The boys got there only under difficulties. Charges of professionalism were hurled at them from all directions, and everything was done to discourage them. They got to Edmonton, however, played the Capitals off their feet in the first, half, and then lost In the second half because they ti^ed after the long trip. Without a doubt the Lethbridge hoopers were the strongest aggregation in the province last year, they played the most games, "and they were satisfied when the season closed that there was nothing in tUeir class, and that Includes Edmonton, so called champions. And now the l>oys are in another game-a bigger one-all five of them. The above picture shows them in their basketball togs. Were they to have the group taken to-day, all would have on the King's' uniform. Leon Dunsworth and Percy Irwin are in the Jlountlea and are training at Regina. They will bo overseas within a few weeks. "Irish" Kane ai^d George .Mclvillop are members of the 78th Battery. Like so many boys the artillery wing appealed to them. Lethbridge ha.s provided move artillerymen for this war than all of the other cities of tlie province put together. So the two boys decided they would be where the nine-twos make a few "shots" juat to keep tiieir eyes in trim. The fifth member. Dr. Marcus Dun.'?worth, Is a nieniljor of the depot battalion while'awaiting transfer to the Dental Corii.s. That puts the whole crew of basket bailers in the army, and needltss tr> say, their hosts^ of Lethbridge friends^ are proud of them and hope to .see them all back after a victorious peace has been signed. Then Lttlibriilge. will square It with Calgary and Kdmonton for those charge.-; of professionalism. For the boya are all professional now-and they'll be mi(.;lity good ones, too. It must also be noted that : > � ? Home Run King is Playing Better Ball Than Ever Under Yankees' New Leadei^ o � ? � � � ? BOXERS NOT "USEpUL" : ? AS SUCH. ? ? Montreal. May 20.-Boslng ? ? Is not to bo classed a.-? 'a use- > ? ful occupation. Recorder Geof- > troy to-day ruled to this effect : and emphasized the judgment ? ? by a line of $50 or fifteen days ? ? nguihst one pugilist known as ? "Kid" Wllllauis, whoso occu- ? > patlon waii given as that of a ? boxer. The judgment is in vir- ? > tuo of tlio recent Federal order > : order in council, which makes ? ? idling an offense against the ? : law. ' ? > > ? : : < : : ; : : : : : ? : : : : TRAINER "TOMMY" DALY, torni-orly of the 180th (Sportsmen's) Battalion and recently dsIcbargQd after sorvico overseas. Ho is a woU-known bojier hnd e.x-trainor of the Tccumsuh Lacrosse Club. .RROW Collars F'OR SPAING CASCO-2V*m. CLYDE-2'/*/�l "Kid" Stafford wlio is well known to the boxiiig fans of Lethbridge, hav ing appournii lioru in several prelim inaries during ihc past couple of years la billed to box in illairmore on May 24tii in the rnalii liout of a bill whlcli is being piomoted by li^rnnkie Flan-dors. He will meet Sam, Saunders, a colored boy from Vancouver, and the Pass fanH aro all aKog for the match which i.s atlracliuK wide attention. Young S'tnfford Ih one of the nifliost boys wiio ever iipi)earod In a l0(;al. ring. Ho has the speed and the punch, and It he inn put the Vancouver contendtu- away lie.will got a boost In Ilia bo.xInK careor. ArrangemontH aro being made to match the winner of Iho bout with one of Kid Scaler's boya on July 1st. Dr. Hugli Ciinieron, who represented tnvorncss, N.S., In tho Houho of Commons tovii) ywira, iiKk-at Qlaee Bay, aged 8-; yeara, -Miller Hoggins has wrought a rejuvenation in John Franklin Baker, of Trappe, Md., who was once known as the "home run king." IJuring tho two years he worked for Eilll Donovan, Baker was not nearly the star he was when playing with Connie Mack. Fans all over tho circuit solemnly announced that Baker was a much overrated player, and that he had reached his place in Philadelphia by' playing alongside Kddle Collins and Jack" Barry. Probably a good share of the credit for Baker's excellent work does belong to Collins and Barry, but the De-, trolt Tigers aro willing to believe that John Franklin caa play ball on his own hook without the aid of anyone else. In (he last two gai^es played at the'Polo grounds. Mr. Baker has been a very conspicuous flgurQ and as far as tho TIgera are concerned, a very obnoxious one. He Is Klshlng Them. On Saturday Buker spoiled a perfectly good, play by William James by larruping the ball agaitist a bleacher fence for three base;!. On Monday he duplicated the trick, his blow stanUi;? the Yanka on their sixth-Inning rally, which beat tho Tigers and dropped thorn Into eighth pluoo. l3akor is not confined his hitting to Detroit, but Is pummeling all pitchers pretty much thti same. Tlrt) Gotham folks say that Frank is fielding/his poKition hotter than ha did last year, and In every way is ft mucli better-looking ball player than when Bill Donovan had him. Of course, Bill might make a few re-murks aa to how uome oC the boyo acted when he was their boM, but he Is keeping iiulot aiiA let them havo all tho praise they can got. At any rate, Hugglna has Baker playing good ball, and In addition has two good* men paired beside him. Peoklnpaughi" wiio has been the -boat tieldiue shorteto^ lu the league, for Victoria Day RACES At Lethbridge Exhibition Grounds, MAY 24th, 1918 PROGRAMME 2.25 Trot...................Purse $200.00 2.25 Pace, 2.20 Trot..........Purse $250.00 Free for AU Trot or Pace........Purse $250.00 1/2 Mile Dash...... ..........Purse $ 75.00 5 Furlong Dash.............. Purse $100.00 Harness Races, Mile Heats, 2 in 3, 4 to enter, 3 to start. First race called at 1.30 p.m. GOOD RACES. PLENTY OF HORSES Admission to Grounds and Grand Stand, 50 Cents Children Und^r 12 Years, Free For Quick and Economical Transportation Nash Trucks Fit the Emergency Nash Xiucks have already established their unusual value in this emergency. They are built to meet satisfactorily the demands of the'severest truck ser-Value cars at volume prices. vice. BAALIM MOTOR CO. Do Not Forget to Leave Your\01d Turcis and Tubes in Our Red Cross Box^ HOME 01^ BACK OP UNION BANK .THE CHCVROLCT <^ I HARRY HQI.MAN. Moft 05386249 180700 ;