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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - May 26, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta PACK THREE THE LETHBIUDr.K frAII/Y HKHAI-n "BRINGING UP FATHER" SATURDAY, MAY 20. 1917 By (j. McManus I H/\Vti A'soN*W-MIU AND \ -WANT voo TO r-J T? O^CE? : ,~! HEAR \T : _--J ^ - ------1 1 OH: bEE THE. i J) J) /-' ID EVEN *ather be. HOME than here. weuu- what do yoO think i ou; ..in; Cleveland . . ... 2n 17 .511 Brooklyn .. ... 1 _' 15 .114 St. Louis . . ... 15 21 .417 Cincinnati .. . .. i r, 21 .117 Washington .. ... i :t 20 .HOI Boston..... .. 10 h; .3.Sr, Detroit..... .. U 20 in 1 22 Philadelphia .. ... 11 21 .:M4 Matty Was Careless. Philadelphia, .May 25.-Philadelphia bundled seven hits off Schneider in three innings today and defeated ^Cincinnati 5 to 2, Catcher Adams of ^Philadelphia had His nose broken when u ball slipped out of the hands of Manager Mathewsou. Cincinnati .............. 2 ." 2 Philadelphia ............ 5 11 1 Schneider. Regan and Clark; Rixcy and Killifcr. Boston Beats St. Louis. Boston. ..May. 25.-Boston today defeated St. Louis 4 to 2. Hawlings Cleveland Again Wins. Cleveland, May 25.-Cleveland won from New York today fi to 5. New York led 5 to 0, when Cleveland went to bat in the ninth, when six hits, a steal home by Speaker and a J wild pitch netted the locals six runs. i New York .............. 5 11 l Cleveland .............. (i !l 2 Shocker and Nunamaker; Gould, Lambeth, Russell and O'Neill. Leonard in Great Form. St. Louis, May 25.-Leonard was i in great form today, and Boston shut out St. Louis :l to 0. Not a local play- Best Game of School League- Half the Schedule Has Been Played. started his first game for Boston at , er reached first until the sixth inn-second base, he scoring two runs. i ing. Errors aided Boston to win. 2 I 4 de- St. Louis Boston . , Watson, Steele, North and zules; Rudolph and Gowdy. Brcoklyn Wins. Brooklyn. May 25.- Brooklyn featcd Pittsburg today 4 to :!. locals scored all their runs in the first three innings off Cooper. Cadore was effective in all except the fourth and seventh innings, Pittsburg.............. 3 7 2 Brooklyn .............. 4 12 1 Cooper, Jacobs and Fisher; Cadore and Miller. Giants Defeated. New York, May 25.-Chicago defeated the New York Giants -horn today 0 to 1. The visitors knocked both Perritt and Tesreau out of the box. Chicago........ ........ G R 0 New York .............. 1. 7 4 Bomaree and Wilson; Smith, Perritt, Tesreau and Rarlden, McCarty. 2 | Boston 7 1 St. Louis Gon- 8 0 What was calculated to be the, best game yet played in (he School Baseball leasuo was staged last night at the Eckstorni park when Fleetwood and Westminster tangled to decide the second place In the league standing. Fleetwood copped the honors in a two to one pitchers' battle between McMeekin and Sang in which Sang had a little the better of the controversy owing to the superior hitting of his team mates. At that McMeekin had the south side boys hitting the breezes a good deal, only seven safeties being made off his delivery. Wylie was pegging them down to About 900 people turned out on Thursday nfternon for the races at Henderson Park fair grounds. The crowd was much smaller than had been anticipated, probably owint; to the cold weather. The races however, were right up to standard, and were run off without a hitch. The track was in grand shape as may he seen i from the fact that the half mile was done in the free for all in 1.0!'. The promoters were somewhat dis-appctmlvd at tile attendance. Jf crowds could be induced to turn out, Lethbridge could bo made one of the finest training centres of the west, for tile track is fast and the weather here is conducive . to conditioning racers. The attendance at the next matinee will decide wlicther meets will be pulled off in future. The re-ciilts of the day's races were; Free For All--Half mile heats. Pathfinder, L. F. Bonnell, Leth- bridge ................... Walter Baker, ,1. u\ McClain Monarch .."................ Raven Cress, Paul Moreland Craddock .......'.>.'.. ,.... Time-1.00, 1.10. CLONIE TAIT LOST TO BENNY HASKELL. Moose Jaw, Sa.sk., May 21.- Benny Haskell, Winnipeg, lightweight. defeated Clonie Tait, of Edmonton, tonight in the greatest ten-round bout ever staged In Moose Jaw. Referee Whalen's decision met with the disapproval of the crowd, and he was roundly hissed. Haskell easily won tho right to meet 6'Leary, and showed symptoms of annexing the Canadian lightweight belt. It was a great go, and Haskell displayed championship calibre. Tho trap shooters are wailing for warm weather the same as the rest of th'! lovers of sport. Only four men turned up for the Victoria Day morning shoot. ----- Coaldale and Turin have gone nuts on baseball. And the ladies! Thev are the biggest bugs of the lot. The vote has evidently made real rooters of them. Posses from each camp attended the CoaldaleTitrin game oti Victoria Day and the way they roasted each other was worth recording. Turin wants a game in Lethbridgoj at an early date. TO EXPEL BEAN BALL PITCHERS Cliicngo, May 25.-Pitchers convicted of using the "bean ball"-a highly dangerous ball thrown directly at the batter's head-will be expelled from organized baseball, as a result of a ruling by the national commission hero today. The ruling applies to every member of clubs operating under the 'National agreement. 1 1 ooo i io oio-:i 000 ooo 000-0 Leonard and Agnew; Hamilton and j second in fine style, and Fleetwood Sevcrold. was catching the Northsiders napping Erratic Playing. 'at third, three being caught off the Chicago, May 25-Erratic playing \ bag there. It looked dangerous for The j by Washington enabled Chicago 1o ' Fleetwood in the sixth when West-win today 5 to 1. Ben/, pitched a ' minster populated the stations, but fine game. Washington bunched ! Young gathered in a fly saving the three hits in the sixth for a run which day. Westminster scored in the third, saved them from a shut-out. I Hedenstrom hit safely, stole, Wylie Washington , .. 000 001 000 1 5 4 hitting him home. Thai ended the Chicago ...... 101 020 Olx-5 fi 0 j scoring for the invaders from the Ronz and Schalk; Harper, Craft, j north. Sang and McRae won the Ayers and Henry. j game for Fleetwood in the fourth. Loose Game. I McRae smashed out a triple, Sang Detroit, Mav 25-Philadelphia won I singled, scoring McRae, and stole sec-anotlter loosely plaved game from Ue-! "ml ""id third. Collier bingled, bring-trolt todav, 10 to 0 in 11 Innings. Tho j "'B lllm borne. And that ended the visitors bunched four hits and two scoring for tho seven innings battle, sacrifice flies with three Detroit er- Last night's game finished the first rors for six runs in the final inning, half of tho league, with Central ahead, Philadelphia 201 000 100 OR-10 15 4 j not. having lost a game so far. Detroit . .. 400 000 000 02- 6 1 1 2 ! Here are a few details of tho battle: ASSOCIATION Columbus 1, 5, 2; Indianapolis 4 9, I. Toledo 11, 16. Kansas City ( 11. 1. First game-Milwaukee 5, 7, 0 Minneapolis 6, S, 4, ; Louisville 5, 5, 2. 12, 2; St. Paul 7, Bush, Schauer and Stanago. and Moyer; Sport Summary Chicago, May 26-Rutsell Ford, formal" major league pitcher, who Is credited with the Invention of the "ornery ball" has announced that he hat quit organized baseball because he "could not get into form." He will be-come a draftsman, his former employment. Fourteen members of the Bos-ton Nationals and four of the St. , Louis Nationals registered under A the selective draft law at Boston Tp-1 yesterday. Six members of the St, Paul American Association team, four unmarried and two married, registered at St, Paul yesterday, Clark and Llttleman, University of Chicago, defeated Zuck and Maxon. Ohio State University, In the doubles semi-finala of the western conference tennis championships at Chicago, 7-5; 4-6; 6-2; 6-2. Becker and MacKay, University of Illinois, defeated Owens and Wente of Rose Polytechnic, tho latter being an "out-�ldo" entry, 6-1; 6-'3; G-i. In the singles soml-flnals, Becker, Illinois, defeated Clark, Chlcano, 6-3; 6-3; and Wonto, Rosa Polytechnic, defoated Zuck, Ohio State, 6-3; 2-6;'7-5. INTERNATIONAL Buffalo fi, 12, 1; Toronto 4. 15. 2. Second game-Buffalo 1, 5, 1; Toronto fi. S, 1. Baltimore 7, 14. 2; Newark 8, 8, 2. Richmond 2, 8, 0; Providence 11, 0. 1. At Montreal-Both games postponed, rain. Dauss | Westminster- ! Hedenstrom, 3b i Wylie. c | N. Geiger, cf IE. Geiger, lb | A. UldpaUi, rt I A. Cameron, If i D. McMeekin, p ;B. Devis, 2b NORTHWESTERN At Vancouver-Vancouver 2, Seattle 1, 4, 3. ' At Spokane-Great Falls 4, ! Spokane 3, 5, 1. Butte 0, 4, 0; Tacoma 3, 9, 0. PACIFIC COAST San Francisco 1, 9, 4; Oakland fi, 1. Vernon fi, 9, Called end of Portland 1, 9, 3. Fleetwood- C. Young. 2b N. Ciooghegan, ss .1. McUae, c C. Sang, p B. Collier, lb R. Clark, If 11. Coutts, 3b W. Young, c� G. Pulley, rt Score by innings- Westminster..........0010000-1 Fleetwood..........0O0200X-2 Standing Won Central........ 3 1 Fleetwood........ 2 Westminster ...... 1 St. Basils......... 0 Lost. 0 1 2 3 Pet. 1000 .607 ,333 .000 l i \ � 2.30 Pace-Mile heats. Prohibition, L. F. Bonnell ____ 1 1. Soboba. J. W. McClain ...... 2 2 O. U. \V, E. Luchia, Nobleford 3 3 Green Trot-Mile heats. Carbon, Kills and Fraser Gran.um .................. 1 1 Mnran Boy, E. Luchia, Noble-ford.................... 2 2 Reuben 'Kirk, ,1. Wales, Lethbridge .................. 3 3 Half Mile Dash. Lillie Ferguson, C. Kinsey, Raymond .....'................. 1 Farewell, G. Addison, Lethbridge 2 Augusta Bell, Gen. McMillan Lethbridge ................ 3 Time, 51 seconds. 3-R Mile Dash. Dr. Tltom, C. Kinsey. Raymond . 1 Ray, .las. Thompson, Lethbridge . 2 C. Raby, Lethbridge........... 3 Time, 37 seconds. Boys race, under 16-100 yards. George Young, 1st; Vasellnak, 2nd. 100 yards, free-for-all. Mclnnis, Taber, 1st; Dunsworth. 2nd. Judges-Robert McGirr of Moose Jaw, and Jas. Aird and D. D. McNahh. Official starter-Col. Stitsworth, Moose Jaw. Kitchen Mystery & j^J^^-FOR SPORT FANS The lid has been hustod off the old ball season, and the inside lobks fine. The Victoria Day game here was a pleasing surprise to the fans. They had not expected to see so good a brand of ball the first time out. and they are up on their toes for the next game. Coaldale will probably be tho next team to try conclusions with the Miners. The Coaldale aggregation will have Lund on the mound, so that Lethbridge will likely trot out DeMar. There is sure to be a twirling duel when these two meet. HOCKEY PLAYER PRISONER Pte. Vernon Chapman, one of the best known hockey players in Alberta, is a prisoner of war. Chapman was formerly connected with the Kd-nion Journal and played with the Hustlers' hockey and baseball teams of that city. Lund has the Taber bunch in his sack alright, alright. They made about three measly little singles off his delivery the other night. There are several places where the Lethbridge line-up could be strengthened but it takes real games to locate them. There are a couple of other good inflelders in the city who will make their appearance some of these days. As it was, Thursday's game brought out enough new faces. Tho crowd was bewildered to see so many new men in the line-up. The old stars have about .quit tho game. Whenl Braudow and Evans leave it to the. I youngsters to bear tho brunt it is an evidence of the passing of time. Lethbridge is particularly fortunate-in the matter of battery material this spring. Walsh proved himself the real goods on the receiving end. Lund is better than over he was last year, wdiile DeMar Is good enough for Class B pro. ball. COOPER SMEATON ENLISTS Montreal, May 26.-Cooper Smeaton. one of the best known of professional hockey referees in Eastern Canada, has enlisted for overseas service, hav-, ing joined tho McGill siege battery. Friend Slier has signed on with Champion at $125 and x's. Looks like n big year for Champion. Len Green is out of the game for three weeks. He strained a tendon in his log when he slid into second on Thursday and the doctor has ordered him to lay off for twe^ weeks at least. He played a nice game at second, a 0; Salt Lake 0, 5, ith, darkness. 7, 2; Los Angeles NORTHERN Fargo-Moorohoad 0, 6, J: Winnipeg 0, 5, 2. Called at. end of 9th on, account of darkness. John Would Help "John,'' whispered tho wife, "thoro must bo a burglar downstairs. Ho has just knocked against tho piano and hit. several koys." "I'll go dovy.n." said John promptly. "Oh, John," she begged, "don't do anything rash." "Rash?" said John In surpriso. "I'm going to hoi]) him. He can't got that piano out of tho house alone." Additional Sport on Page 8 VOU get three (3) "PROMOTER" A Cigars for 25c.-they are equal to most 2-for-25c. Cigars. Now made in 3 shapes, "Blunts", "Club House'1 and "Perfection", of uniform quality: cool, bland, smooth, with all the "nuttiness" that one expects in a fine Havana. Try one next time. LOTS OF TIE SPACE It's All In The Tie Space The reason why one man has to pull and jerk his tie into place while the other slides his around easily is due entirely to the tie space provided in the collar. Very few makes of collars have enough tie space-especially in the larger sizes. The design of W. G. & R. collars is such that every man, whether he wears size 14 or 17, secures ample and uniform tie space. W. G. &R. collars are the "slide-easy;.', kind-a boon to mankind. Come, try them you fellows who have been wearing the other kind. t Life is too short to be unhappy. COLLARS Also W. G. & R. Fine Shirts, Pyjamas, Summer Underwear and Bovs' Blouses 160 These shoes have advanced about fi5%, hut we are cleaning' up our stock oi' them at the old price oi!  Some good, fitting for narrow feet left In both black or tan leathers. The maximum of value for the minimum of cost, when you secure apalr of NETTLETON SHOES. SHERLOCK BUILDING ;