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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - May 31, 1920, Lethbridge, Alberta � - fPAGE SIX niE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HEKALD BRINGING UP FATHER By G. Mc^anus VIU. -VOO HA.VE AFTER TH^T^1R? ^ME WORE CCi�tHEO BEEr AN*CA.BBA.ce- I'D UKE ^OWE OFTI^T fSsPtOM, CORNED cECr AND c^oa^GE ^noo mve > TODAYS JUt)T UEKT MERe THNT DONE ATE v. ALU WE rt^O- 51 m ARMSTRONG AND RAWORtH iMiiert of Marriast tietnMa No Wltnenes^ Itt^ulftd OPTICIANIi Ruth Pounds His Team Into Third Place; 11 Home Runs ' Chicago's Climb to Top of Lad-dfiT Is Feature of Pennant ? Race-Cincinnati Still Works * ' Over .500 Mark. Major & Minors Results and - * League Standings. TO FIGHT ANY ? ? ? ? ? > NEW YORK, May 31-Chicago's upward climb to first place in the National league after hovering around last'^OBition in the early weeks of the senson, is the outstanding feature of 'the major league pennant race to date. The Cuba won their eighth straight �^me yesterday. Cleveland still retains the lead in the American league, despite a falling off from the fast pace of tile prenous week. New York Americans, which won seven out of eight* last week, mainly through Babe Ruth's teiTitic batting, have advanced to third place, behind Boston. 'Wash-ini;ton went into fourth place yesterday by winning its sixth ganje in a rdw, while Chicago Americans was losing to Cleveland. The steady pitching of Alexander, who has won 10 straight games, and Vailghu, with six straight victories ptoraises to aid the Chicago Nationals in warding off attacks on its leadership. Cincinnati was the only otbrn-National league team able to maintain better than a five hundred pace last �week, winning four out of seven. The world's champions batted hard, but their pitchers were ineffective in many contests. Although Brooklyn. Boston and St. Louis improved, at the hat, the teams failed to give field support to their pitchers. New York appears unabler to make an upward start. While Uie Cleveland Americans were busy shifting pitchers toward the end of the week in the hope of victory, the New York Yankees advanced to within striking distance by ifour straight victories over Boston, which previously had won six con-eecntive games. Babe Ruth, of the Yankees, made six home runs during the week, bringing his season's total to 11'. The Yankees had little difficulty in hitting the Red Sox pitchers, while the New York staff appeared in excellent condition. The opposition averaged more than six runs a game against Chicago, which seems to be losing its grip on the first division. The AVhite Sox suffered the first de-Xeat to Cleveland, who had won eight straight from the beginning of thtj season. Washington wasted few hits and gave able support to its pitchers. St. Louis, whose players are in the midst of a hatting slump, lost its seventh consecutive game yesterdaj'. Philadelphia's pitchers have been pounded hard and they are but a step ahead of Detroit, which is making a strenous effort to rise from last.place. french champ 'WINS PARIS. May 31.- - Billy Balzac, middleweight oharapion boxer of France, successfully defended his , title Saturday night by. defeat-j ing _ Ponnier. The bout was .scheduled to go 20 rounds, but blows ' to the jaw sent the challenger -help-j less to the canvass in the eleventh. THIS WEEK IN SPORTS IN LETHBRIDGE ? ? ? Monday Baseball-Miners vs. Columbus Club at Eckstomi Park. 6.30 p.m. Tuesday Football-Intermediate League- Opening Game-C.P.H. vs. Miners at Eckstomi Park. Wednesday football-Senior I.,eague-Callies vs. North- Lethbridge at Adams Park, 6.50 p.m. Baseball-Intermediate League- Bankers vs. liotarians at ISckstorm ! Park, 6.30 p.m. i Thursday I Football-Senior League - Miners vs. St. Georges at Eckstorm Park, at G.50 p.m. Friday Football--Senior League - Frag-inents vs. C.P.R.. at Adams Park. 6,60 p.m. . - Baseball-Senior League-rColum-bus Club vs. Rotarians, at Eckstorm Park, 6.30 p.m. l^awn Tennis and lawn bowling are now in full swing. The golf links are in goocl shape. National League Won. Lost. Pet. Chicago ..... ... 23 15 .603 Cincinnati .... ... 22 15 .595 Brooklyn ..... ... 19 14 . .576 Pittsburg .... .... IS 10 .529 Boston ..... . ... 15 IS .455 St. Louis..... ... 16 21 .432 New York ... ... 15 19 .441 Philadelphia .. ... 13 23 .361 y.is NEARLYREAOY FOR FIRSI TRIAL Expect To H^ve Rigging So Complete*! That Boat Will Sail Tuesday. NEW YORK, May 29.-Work of rigging Sir Thomas Lipton's Shamrock IV. has progressed so favorably that her officers predicted today that she would bo able to make her lirst j trial next Tuesday. The Shamrock's I big top mast was fitted yesterday and I material for a ne-^V set of sails has been provided no that if her English-made sails do not arrive before Tuesday, the trial run will not be delayed. TORONTO CYCLIST DEFEATS KRAMER NEWARK, N. J.. May 31.--FYank Kramer was beaten for the first time this season in a match bicycle race, when Arthur Spencer, of Toronto, took his measure in two out of three heats of a mile match. The Toronto boy showed all sorts of speed and took the second and third he^its after Kramer had won the first. The Opening Day of Our Sale Was a Humdinger Each day we �will put on further bargains, especially our suits, as -vn'c have the largest stock in the city. Our prices are cut to pieces, the high cost of clothing in our store has been wrecked. Buy your Fall and Winter wants now and save $ $ $ $ FRED THAELL SATURDAY GAMES Brooklyn Takes Two BROOKLYN, May 29. -Brooklyn beat Boston twice today, 7 to 1, and 5 to 4, the second ^game going 10, innings. Marquard held the Braves to three hits In the first. Myers made a triple and a homer, off Heame. Boston got a' three-nin lead on Ca-dore iu the first inning of the second game. The winning run was scored when Myers' infield drive proved too hot for Maranvllle. First game: R. H. B. Boston................. 1 3 3 Brooklyn.............. 7 11 1 Hearne and Gowdy; Marquard and Miller. Second game: R. H. B. Boston................. 4 13 0 Brooklyn............... 5 8 3 McQuillan and O'NeUl; Cadore and Kreuger, Miller. i Chicago Beats St. Louis' , cmeAGO, May 29.-TimiBly Hitting |by Chicago with Goodwin's wildness and erratic support:'enabled the locals to make it six straight by defeating St. Louis S to 5 today. Score: R. H. B.. St. Louis...........'..... 5 10 3 Chicago...... ......... 8 9 0 Goodwin. Sherdel and Dllhoefer; Hendry, Martin and O'Farrell. Duncan Wins for Reda CINCINNATI, May 29.-The hitting of Duncan was the leading factor in Cincinnati's victory ov6r Pittsburg today. 3 to 2. Duncan got three of I the five tilts made by the Reds, including his home run, and drove over all the runs. Score: R. H. E. Pittsburg.............. 2 9 0 Cincinnati.............. 3 5 0 Carlson and Schmidt; Luquo and Wlngo. Philadelphia Beats New York NEM' YORK, May 29.-Philadelphia nosed out the New York Nationals in a tight pitchers' battle here today, 2 to 1. Causey, a Giant discard, won the decision tiver Nohf. Score: n. H. E. Pliiladelphia .......... 2 6 3 New York ----........... 1 7 0 Cauaey and Tragcsser; Xeht and Smith. SUNDAY GAMES Clean Sweep for Cincy CINCINN.-VTI, May 30.-Cincinnati made a clean sweep of the Pittsburg series by taking the final game 5 to 3. Adams was hit hard In the fifth and seventh innings. Score . Pittsburg ................ 3 9 1 Cincinnati ............... 5 10 1 Adams, Wisner, Hamilton and Sclimidt; Sallo and Wingo. Cubs Hitting Stride CHICAGO, �May 30.-Chicago continued its winning streak today by defeating St. I^ouis I) to making a clean sweep of the series. Score: St. Louis ................ 2 6 1 Chicago ................. � 11 0 llainsR and demons; Tyler and O'i^arrell. ( Giants Win Though Outhit NEW YORK, .May 30.-New York made it fwo out of three from Phila-! deliJhiii liere today, winning the last game of the series, 10 to (i. Score: Philadelphia ............ 0> 14 3 New York............... 10 12 1 Gallia. Betis, Weinert and Ti-ages-sor; Touey, Hubbell and Smltli, Dodaers Take Series lUiOOKLYN. May 30.-Sniitli held Hoston to six scattered hits t0d:iy and lirooklyn made it three out of four, 10 Score; Hoslon ........ .......... 2 C o lirooklyn ................ -t It 2 Scott and O'Neill; Smith and Kreuger. EDDIE FINGARD Middleweight champion of Canada, who is in Lethbridge on busisness for a week and who may be seen on a local stage iu action. Philadelphia Detroit ..... 12 11 24 23 .333 .324 With His Manager, Joe Levine, He Is in Letlibridge for About a Weeic-Possible Tliat Fight May Be Arranged By Len Brown. "Eddie Fingard, middleweight champion of Canada, with his manager, Jules Levine, is in Lethbridge for a few days and it Is possible Len Brown may arrange a fight h^re for Fingard. Finp;ai>d recently has added a few more points to his win column. . He has just finished fighting Ross in Saskatoon and Winnipeg. Mickey King .was another mitt artist to go down to.Fingard in Saskatoon. His last fight was in Dnimheller where he took the local hope into camp in six rounds. This fight drew a record house. Fingard and Levine are agents for the Merchants Casualty Company and will be in Lethbridge for about a week, in the interests of the firm theiy represent, and while here they will not pass up an opportunity to stage a fight with any good man of Fingard's weight who comes along. Here's Comfort for You ; "Warm, warmer; hot,'hotter; ihat's about the way the weather : Not more, either. FMrst warm da$^ ..are felt the most. T&ese edol comfortable union euits will be Just aa great a relief now as later.  ' Priced from $1.50 fb $6.00 BERT KESTERIS MEN'S SHOP The Hone of 20th Century Clothing I Aiexandra Hotel Block On the Corntr SATURDAY GAMES Ruth Hits Eleventh BOSTON, May 29.-New York clean ed up a four-game series by winning! a clean .sweep of the series with St. Wilkinson was hit hard in spots. First game: R. H. E. Chicago ............... 8 1� I Cleveland...... ......... 7 13 0 Willlaras, Heath, Payne,. Faber and Lynn; Myers. NIehaus; Bagby, Faeth and O'Neill. ' Second game: R. H. E, Chicago............... 1 10 0 Cleveland .............. 8. 14 0 Wilkinson and Schalk; Caldwell and O'Neill. St. Louis Drops Sixth Straight . ST. LOUIS May 29.-Berber's wild throw in the eighth after two men were out paved the way for two runs and gave Detroit a second straight victory over St. Louis today. It was the sixth straight defeat for the locals: Score: R. H. E. Detroit................ 5 11 0 St. Louis............... 3 G 2 Emke and Stanage; Davis and Sev-ereld. SUNDAY GAMES CLEVELAND. May 30.-Cleveland took the final game of the series from Chicago 8 to 6. Score: Chicago........ .........� 6 9 0 Cleveland ----.......... S 15 2 Cicotte and Schalk; Bocbling and O'Neill. Tigers Make a Sweep ST. LOUIS, May 30.-Detroit made aries. The other drivers who previ-ously qualified are: Art Klein, Ray' Howard, Bennle Mill, Louis Chevrolet. Jean Chassagne, Eddie' Heame, Joe Boyer, Roscoe Sarles and Gatton Chevrolet. Edmonton Managier Handled Kuhn in an Unbecoming Manner arid Swore. WATOH FOB OUR DAILY ADVERTISEMENT THE GREAT STORE American League PHONE 1160 315 FIFTH STREET Won. Lost Cleveland ... ..... 21 13 Boston .... ..... 21 \?. Xf>\v York ... .... 1:1 15 Chicago ..... ..... 1M 17 Washin.tclou . . ... 19 11; St. Louia .... : ... 13 21 .gsg S,i8 .",83 .543 Mi both games of a double-header before 28.000 people today, 4 to 8, and 8 to 3. Ruth knocked hisi ele'venth homo run of the season with Meusel on base in the fourth inning of the opener. In the second game Ruth was passed intentionally three times. In the seventh, with Meusel on second, Jones was ordered to pitch to Ruth and the latter doubled on the first pitch; First game: R. H. E. New York............... 4 7 1 Boston.............____ 3 10 2 Quinn and Hannah: .Bush, Fortune and Schang. Second game: R. H. E. New York.............. 8 11 3 Bo.stpn.................. 3 7 2 Mays and Hannah; Jones and Walters, Washington Annexes Pair , PHILADELPHIA, May 29.-Washington won both games of a double-header today. 11 to 5 and 5 to 0. Perry allowed eight safeties in the second � inning of the first contest. Johnson I held the locals to four singles in the second contest, and Plcinich's home run with two on bases in the fourth decided the issue. First game: R. H. E. ^ Washington.........'____11 19 2 ! Philadelphia.........____ 5 11 Oj Zachary and Gharrlty; Perry. Keefo, j B. Harris, Rommel -'and Perkins, Styles. .Second game: R. H. E. Washington............. 5 11 1 Philadelphia ..........'.. 0 4 1 Johnson and Plelnlch; Mooro and Perkins. Cleveland, Chicago Break Even CLEVELAND, May 29.-Cleveland and Chicago broke even In a double-header hero today, Chicago winning the first. S to 7, and Cleveland tho second, 8 to 1. Chicago won the first game in the ninth when Myers was hit safely by the three men who faced him. It was Bagby's first defeat of the season after winning eight straight. Cleveland won the second game easily, as Caldwell keptj ii'ao Chicago hits scattered, "" Louis, winning today G to 2. It was the seventh straight defeat for the locals. Score: Detroit .............r, 11 0 St. Louis ............... 2 9 3 Senators Take Series WASHINGTON, May 30.-Washington made a clean,sweep of the series with Philadelphia today 11 to 4. It was Washington's sixth straight victory. Score: Philadelphia............. 4 10 5 Washington ............. 11 17 3 Martin and Perkins; Schacht, Snyder and Gharrlty. Only three games scheduled. SASICATOON. Saak., May 29 - Prank Mlley. president of the Western Canada League, announced today that Pete Standridge, manager of the Eskimos, had been - suspended for three days and nicked for a |25 fine, following his run-In last night with Umpire William Kuhn during the "Moose Jaw-Edmonton game. It is reported that Standridge pulled the arbitrator about, the field as well as using language' that is not allowed On w dl-regulated ball parks. FOURTEEN DRIVERS IN 500.MILE RACE AT INDIANAPOLIS TODAY NO ENGLISH TEAM OF RIFLE SHOTS TO 60 . TO ANTWERP NOW  L(>lifl^N','''^Maj^'i9;H-VfiJ'' Can^'iian" Associated Press;)/-^B'bley prize money is �4,500. No team will repr^ sent a rifle association In the Olympic games because of the disadvantageous conditions, but a British team will go to Australia to compete in the Empire Challenge trophy which is being held in August, and the throe-day selection competition is now taking place in Blsley. liord Cheylesmore, who made these announcements, also gave an unfavorable report of the association's finances. Tho appeal for support has been disappointing, three thousand pounds only being received and 72 new subscribers and fourteen life members enrolled. lNDIANi.4POLIS, lud.. May 29.- Fourteen cars and their drivers have qualliied for the 500-mIle race at the Indianapolis Speedway, Monday, and 10 more were to qualify this afternoon for the big motor race. An average speed of 80 miles on hour for four laps around tlie 2i^-milo saucer Is required of each entrant. Ralph De Palma, who averaged a shade under 100 miles .an hour for the four laps iu his trial Wednesday, has made the beat time in the prelimin- TENNIS STAR ABANDONS TRIP NEW YORK, May 31.-Miss Marion Zlenderstein, the Boston tennis star, who was unable to leave here May 29 with the Davis cap team, has decided* to abandon her trip to England, where she was to compete for- the women's British tennis championship at Wimbledon. 410 FIFTH STREET Pacific Coast SUNDAY GAMES Sacremento 1, Portland 0. Salt Lake 2, Seattle 3. 'V^emon 3 Los Angeles 4. San Francisco 7-4, Oakland 6-3. International SUNDAY GAMES Rochester 6, Toronto 0. Buffalo 11, lAki-on 6. Jersey City 6, Baltimore 2. Reading 9, Syracuse 8. American Assn. SUNDAY GAMES Milwaulico 3, Kansas City S. Minneapolis 7, St.Paul 8. Columbus 3-G, Tpledo S-5. Indianapolis 5-2, Louisville 0-3. A brakeman at Stranton, Pa., fell from a freight car through a trestle 100 feet high. He sank to his knees in the muddy fiver bed, but es while i injury. Merchandising in These Critical Times Requires the adoption of the most extreme measurea and that's what we're domg in our offer of $70 and $75 suits for $45.00 and the $40, $45 and $50 suits at $27.50. Nothing 60 radical has ever been offered to you in this city or in any other city in the west. There is no reserve. It's up to you to choose the best. We've only two prices. $27.50 and $45.00 LOUIS KEEL �HOP OF FASHION CRAFT CLOTHES AND THE FLORSHEIM SHOE OLIVER BLOCK 31B FIFTH STREET ;