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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - November 7, 1914, Lethbridge, Alberta SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 1011 THE LET II BRIDGE. DAILY HERALD PAGE THREE BECKS CLEARED FOR IMPORTANT LIGHTWEIGHT BATTLE TO BE STAGED AT MILWAUKEE HORSE RACING IN B.C. DOWN AND OUT Vancouver. U.'-., Nov. 7 The death knell of racing has been Bounded In British Col- umbia. After running over Kll (lays the British Columbia Thoroughbred association has finally "drawn the curtain, and iu [lie opinion of all connect- ed with the snort them wiK be no more racing meets in this part of the country with either pari-mutuols or bookmakers. Next week'the officials ot the association will appear In the Court and answer to charges nl violating the laws of the country. Chicago, Nov. 7. Freddie the lightweight champion of the v world, who tackles Unas. White ot j -j Chicago at Milwaukee .Monday, is in this city now, putting the mushing; touches "on his training program. Welsh evidently expects a hard bat-! tic, lor he has 'put himself into line, 6 Tl'at "u'cls'h' is in perfect physical MADE BETTER FIST OF ENGLISH i., THAN INMAN DID OF AMERICAN condition was demonstrated in I battle with Ad Wolgast Monday night Early in the light Ad landed h-ird 'blows in the champion's! Winnipeg, Man., Nov. midsection, but Welsh's condition was iu the worst kind of luck in the final such that the effects of the punches the last match of the .nlir tnrn nn in i moment Thereafter tlio billiard series, Melbourne In- formed: title holder was like a novicj; mall failed, to catch Willie Hopre s the wonderfully skilled ISrilou. long lead, the American winning his all Welsh wi'll have to do nialch hy -U points. Both sessions to- hcre is to keep himself limbered up.: dav were occupied with l-.nglish hi The Wolpist 1 out proved he is ready hunts, and the English champion fail- now tor an cm.-wii.ter of any dura-i cd to settle to his real game, was tion, and his chief business prior to unusually erratic and otherwise en- his clash with White- will he- to keep countered bad luck in that the balls rArf were not running to Ins liking, nun VEVPN ROUNDS FOR WHITK victory in sight he fell down unatv Vesterd'av Charley White put in an-i couiitably on an easy red winner, other strenuous time at O'Connell's lowing iloppc to reach the figures i J-mnasium The challenger lor the; the game on ice on wound up his labors with seven the day's play aggregated to rounds of boxing against fighters ol. Hoppc's 178, his average over all he- varieties. Benny Yaagor, the jng 39, his opponents lol. Ihe igt- Slasher" oi the old ter gave a good account of himself, stepped' two rounds with While, j easily demonstrating that lie can Benny has been in training recently ,nake a better show at the English gave. Charley lively time, game than Inman can at the Amen- Franke Lynn took Vangcr's place lor can balk-line. two rounds, then' followed a round set-to with Danny llcMahon, Bill O'Connell's latest protege. Jic-, Mahc-n bet out to demonstrate his cleverness, and a fair exhibition of scientific fisticuffs rewarded the big crowd that appeared to sec White work. Two rounds oi slugging will- BUCHANAN'S "YOUR Whisky" Mellow Scotch-Never Bettered TAILORS DEFEATED BY Mickey Sheridan finished the practice drill for white. ADVANCE SALE LARGk, Nate Lewis, AYhite's manager, re- ported that the advance sale of tick- ets in Chicago .has cscco.'led the ex- The Herald had hoped to meet the CIS ill pc'ctations of'the-promoters, and wishes of the football devotees who read the'Daper by giving the r-esultG aQ tV day- they pcCaons oe.u--------, dications are-that a rtcord crowd ot ex-. d is impossible. m- K' he H local ring followers will journey _to Milwaukee to sec Charley pit his skill against the champion. Kddic McGoortjr and Jack Dillon u. TheKw' A; p. has Informed the Her- aid that the cable companies in Eng- land refuse to handle sporting affairs on Saturdays, being crowded with I more important matters, principally t-jflu'c MCV.JUUI.U> uiiu .jut.. about the'war. The results will not probably will he. matched for the next jhe Sy therefore, hig fight show at the Brewery city. untu Monday m0rnina Promoter .Mulkcrn is trying to line up the midrtlewci'ghts and the match ecems to go through. .Jimmy Anderson and "Goats Dmg have been matched to battle ten rounds at La Salic, III., on the after- noon of Thanksgiving clay. They will make 135 pounds for the ho'ut. This lateness is to be regretted on account of the Herald football compe- tition. The .lawn declares Wilbur Rob- inson is responsible lor the t success of Rube Marciuard. We thought Red Dooin, Fred Clark, Hank O'Dav.aml- a few others deserve'a share. Herald football competition clorid last ninht. It would have been possible to have left it open until to- night, in'view of the English football 1 results not being available till Sun- day at least; but while English results are inclined to be held up, the Scot- tish results will come through Satur- day, it is understood. the games for next Saturday in the Herald competition appear for the first time today.' Look them over. BOWLING AT Y. M. C. A. (By Robt. "Heady to sis" immediately. C'omi-j on over. Be sure to get here before j the 10th. Want and SO per cent, nf the pictures. Will light on a telegraph wire. JACK .JOHNSON." That, Tom .Jones gives out, is a cable he just received from the heavy- weight-champion, who is ill England, lie adils that cither Jack Curley or Tom Jones himself will sail for hug- Ian? next week to gf-l sis- j nature to the articles. The promotrrs I of the affair expect to hold the light, at Juare'-, -Mexico, jubl across the border linc-from Kl .Tasu, Tex. John- Sen is supposed to be la-oping in !air- ly cow! shape with his stage boxing ami he may he ready iu light Willard betore the "winter is over. It's warn; j enough in Juarez to light out oi i J doors any day in the year, dur- ing the winter the promoters can he fairly sure of clear weather. The light may he held in the famous bull-ring, which can easily be turned into an ideal out-oMoor arena. It is a huge circular after the ancient Roman Coliseum. Willard may have n chance with i Johnson because of his youth, his great height and reach and weight and his natural strength. He is a i liarrl hitter, and iairiy clever. Of course his chance against Johnson de- fends upon how far the nig black- champion has gone back as a fighting man. If Johnson was in his prime no amount of .strength and willing- ness could overcome his skill and lighting ability. Willard hasn't had as much experience in the ring as lie should have, yet old-timers remem- hcr that Jeffries' was merely a novice when he beat Bfib at Coney Island and became world's champion. It is often the unexpected that happens in a big right. MONDAY Third Instalment of your friendo about this great serial. See the thrilling fire at sea Other Big- Attractions The Battle Song of the Soldiers of the King. by Mr. Pete Murphy The scores MacDONALD COMPANY The MacDonahl Company defeated Ridpath's Tailors both games last night in a scheduled tilt of the Y. M. C. A. bowling league. were as follows: Marshall......... Barr............. McCullough 161 S4 102 155 105 ONLY ONE STATE IN UNION ALLOWS 20-ROUND BOUTS New Orleans, La., Xov. it became known that the anti-prize fight measure had been passed In California a contract was let here for the erec- tion of a fighting arena that is ex- pected to seat at least persons. Louisiana is" said 'io be the only state where 20 round boxing contests may be 'legally staged. li'ldpath C. Butler E. Butler 130 117 78 142 10S lit. 325 iiGl The Herald and Dormitory ieams played, hut did not finish their sehecl- iilc match owing to a member of the Dormitory team being called away, a substitute not biing available, present, however, rolled out All their frames, but the games will not be de- cided until the de'.iriiiueiit one rolls off his quota. MACK MAKES SIGNIFICANT STATEMENT ABOUT PLANK BENDER AND COOMBS JENNINGS SORRY HE SPOKE Philadelphia. Nov. base- hall Rialto lias been completely de- serted. .Manager-iiack has iempon- arily ceased to bombard the fans with further waivers, and it is conceded it-.zi It Will he a long 'time before Hugh Jennings drops another bomb In base- hall circles. It was the greatest sen- sation since the Braves came through with four stralghL, Manager -Mack says that if Hughey did not know that far Pictures FOR WAR RELIEF Captain Tutte will give an Il- lustrated Address, entitled The Story oi the War In Aid of the War Relief Fund Nov. llth THE S. A. CITADEL ADMISSION 25c Tickets on sale at Kenny and Ailin's. The British Army 0 h POSITIVELY THE LAST AND ONLY TIME .THIS GREAT PRODUCTION WILL BE SHOWN IN LETHBRIDGE. See it at the 1 J O U Now H 0 SOMETHING EVERY PATRIOTIC CANADIAN SHOULD GOOD IDEA OF OUR ARMY Fitting to the spirit of the times, nothing more Interesting has been ex- hibited in Lethb'ridge than the pic- tures of the British Army at the Bijou. They are pictures which should be seen by everyone, for they are not onlv recreative, but highly instructive. One hears so much of the machine guns in the present war, but it is safe to say not many are acquainted with A feature no True Briton will miss EMPRESS THEATRE TONIGHT ONLY No Advance in Price. TONIGHT ONLY "THE BOER WAR" The Most Sensational and Thrilling; War Drama Ever Produced-- A Kalcm Master- piece in Five Complete Acts. Star Pitchers Were Not for His Club and Must Go HOBO TENOR WILL SfNG 'IT'S A LONG WAY TO Do not fail to hear him in this song, as this is positively his last .appearance- in Lethbridgc.. Monday and Tuesday the Fifth Instalment of Lucille Love will be shown. Miss Luella Simons, the Dainty Dancer, will be teen In Spanish and Skirt Dances.; Herald Football In Prizes First Week First Prize Second Prise AND ONE PRIZE OF Rules of the Competition. The competitor will fill in -the1 coupon below, striking out the team which.he or she thinks will lose, and striking out both teams where a draw Is "anticipated. 3, Twenty-five cents must accom- pany each entry. One person is at liberty to send as many entries as he wishes, but each must he accom- panied by twenty-five cents. S. TJie amount of prizes will be published weekly, and the winners be announced' evury Wednesday. Tlio amount of the prizes eacli week will depend upon the number of guesses received the week previous. All monies received'will used as prizes. 4. Competitors: should Write their names and addresses clearly, and may. drop the letters into the tin box in the business office of. the Herald, or mail them addressed to the Editor, Football Competition, Daily .Herald, Lethbridge. 5. No person connected with The Herald will be allowed to compete. G. All selections must. be received in The Herald office not laLer than Friday night at midnight. FORM OF COUPON I hereby agree-to the conditions laid down in connection with the competition by The Herald man- agement, and agree to abide by any decision given by them. Address GAMES TO BE PLAYED SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14 Engllih Division Bolton Wanderers v. BrkiKord City. Liverpool vs. JlhWlesboro'. Manchester United vs. Burnley. 'Notts County vs. Bvertoir. Sunderland vs. West Bromwich Al- bion. Second Division Arienal vs. Grlmsby Town. Fnlhum vs. IJottB -Forest. Dcrliy .County vs. Birmingham. I Mill City vn.'-Bnry- >s..Leicester Fosse. Southern League- Croydon Common vs. Glllinghanl. Bristol Hovers vs. Brighton and Hove. Athletic vs.'Cardiff City. Queen's Park Hangers vs. Exeter City. Northampton vs. Plymouth Argyle. Scottish League Pal-tick Thistle vs. Clyde. Hearts vs. Fnlkirk. Quoen'o Park vs. Hibernians, lialth Jlovers vs. Kllmarnoek. Dumbarton vs. Rangers. Ea., Nov. who believe tuat Connie ilack does not want to get rid ot Plank, Bender and Coombs, Init was merely trying .to scare them, so that he conid aign them at his own terms, are mistaken. said today that the three pitch- rs 'wou'id never again appear in Ath- letic uniforms. Mack didn't give the full secret away for his sudden feeling of displeasure toward the three vet- erans, hut he did sny tiiat the reasons for his action wp.rp. different in each case. The tall tutor declared emphatically that he did not believe that either pitcher had outlived his usefulness. Mack, in closing, made a significant remark when he said: "I don't want one man on the team who is not for the club. That goes for the whole hunch." To get ji glimpse of ivliat battle means, tUe films afford a splendid op- n nnrtiinitv TrilP it WUS what IS kllO'Wll Brampton, Ont, Nov. 6.-The Bramp- but it exhibited the r.Inh has reor- BRAMPTON TO MAKE ANOTHER CUP ton Excelsior Lacrosse, club has reor- Roberts to Joe Lally, and a favorable reply is expected soon. The club has a balance of ?728.85 to finance the trip. WILL GOWDY EARNS IN 1914 Boston Catcher Has Prosperous Year Salary Next Season Fortune certain'iy has smiled on Hanfc Gowdy. catcher of the new baseball champions. Money is simply rolling in as a result of his wonderful play in the big series. Aside from ills end of the series, about Hank has pulled down close to. according to his mother, and a five- year contract, and 57000 a year await him. Tiie night after Gowdy knocked that home run-drive ho was approached by a manufacturer. "I'll give you your signature to a noto recom- mending my said the manufact- urer. A bat concern offered him for a letter booming its bat..'and for the right to put out a "Gowdy" special. 'An eastern rubber heel company jrave him and with ten suits of clothes for Jiis home, run 'swat, Hank received other minor gifts. And this wasn't all. Hammersteln of Ne'.v York offered him and Dick lludolph J1000 a week each for 10 weeks to appear on the stage, and they accept- ed with, pleasure. Wealth threatens to foiiow him. ATHLETICS' JOIN PLAYERS'; FRATERNITY? The one absorbing topic among the ranks of diamond athletes today is whether or not the Athletics Vill eu- tei-ahe Players' Fraternity, now that hey have'been shorn of their diamond aurels. .-'When the fraternity was first'. organized two, years ago, the Mackmen steadfastly refused to join. Before the famous meeting at Cincin- nati..when uniform contracts were ob- tained, the Athletics refused a sec- ond time. A third attempt is to be made within a few days, according to reports from the east, to secure their entrance. From this angle it looks like thn Athletics might come into the fold. With world series no longer as: sured. the Mackmen may figure thut they need protection. Beauties Like Bnt snd Kid Kalamazoo promoters are staging a boxing match for women only, and their husbands can thank their lucky stars that such Appollos as Kid Broad and Battling Nelson aren't hilled. A Santa Barbara, Cal., l-.olcl adver- tizes it has three kinds of golf In con- nection; probably bad, 'worse and worst. The scenes raised the ardor of those present and oheer after cheer showed how fully the audience was enthralled. It is useless to" waste adjectives on the films. They have only to be seen to be appreciated, and all that need be said is "Don't miss them." Aberdeen 1; Ralth illovers 3. Airdreonians 4; Motherwell 1. Falkirk 0; Ayr United 1. Kllmarnook I; Celtic 3. Clyde 1; Hearts of Midlothian 2. Hibernians 2; Dumbarton 2. Morton 2: Dundee 0. Hamilton Academicals 3; Particle Thistle 2. Rangers 4; Queen's. Park 1. Third Lanark 0; St. Mirren 0. SENSATIONAL WAR FEATURE AT THE EMPRESS The guaranteed attraction at the F.mpress today, the Kalem five com- plete act production of the Boer war is the most complete and sensational war feature ever produced. The the- atregoers of JLethbridge remember "The Million Bid" and "The Gambl- two features of .unusual heart interest. The Boer war is a feature far superior as regards a masterpiece of awe-inspiring sensations than any photo-play yet master- piece that has no rivals in contem- porary photo-play. A feature' that should provide a story of great inter- est at the present time, showing as it does, the English army, the est men of the 'world, in action. The' Hearst-Selig Weekly, showing the Canadians in ElJgland, will also be shown. HpPPE'8 ANSWER TO DE ORO Winnipeg, Man., Nov. Seen today, Willie Hoppe in reference to the challenge of v De Oro: "I am a billiard play- ef. alid not a 'fool' player. If JJe Oro wishes to play men for any of my titles he can chal- lenge in tile usual manner, and I shall bo pleased to meet him. And, by the way, I have never heard of 'Spanish' billiards." VIOLIN RECITAL By WESTERN CANADA'S GREATEST VIOLINIST' ASSISTED BY Mrs. Stella Lumbard Lay ton Soprano, and Mrs. W. -J. Nelson Accompanist, ATKNOX CHURCH- Nov. 17tix t Under the Auspices Knox Choir Tickets for sale at Kenny snd Allm's Drug Book Store; Mason and Risch Piano Co, and any member of the Choir. SAM SADOWSKI AMATEUR BOXING TOURNEY AT MONARCH TUESDAY The management of .the Monarch i Theatre are able to promise .ocal. sports some real live fun at the bos-1 ing tournament Tuesday night. The boys are getting Into good shape now j and by Tuesday it is safe to say that they will all he in the pink of condi- tion. We -are able to guarantee live j events of four rounds each, and the i way the boys are lining un, it looks as if there may possibly be more. The management are going to the expense J of erecting a speclal'stage for'thlp. oc easion. and no stone will, he left im-1 turned that-will to .promote the success of ,tho evening. I How It Happened "Yes, mv brother ftvei in Boston." "How did he happen to settle so far away from home." "Well, you know the streets of Boa- ton are rather intricate." "I have heart BO." brother went.there once on a GKAND AMATEUR BOXING TOURNAMENT MONARCH THEATRE Tuesday, November 10th, 8.30 JMH. of Four Hounds special staijp is bom" stnictod toi tbi> octagon and sonic KM.I Ino fun is 7Se visit he stirted to hunted the rnllnxil full) for two M twl film used to the place, lo Kiaf latt concluded to settlt Be ke Louisville Cminei-Journil. ;