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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 18, 1915, Lethbridge, Alberta MONDAY, OCTOBER IS, 1915. THE LET HIi RIDGE DAILY HERALD PAGE THREE Hit! HelaiiKer! i'or the s-jnior championship o 18 to 13 Calgary, Oct. residence in Edmonton tl Cup, nmbleiimtic of the Hughy chain-' tha province by of Alberta, is novf safely in one of the hardest fought Barnes bad; Calgary, in possession oi that was ever played in tho piov- Canuck's, who tiefcatccl the Alhcrtu luce. Stockholm, Sweden. Oct. Al though nothing so drastic as the pro hibitlon measures of Russia lias beer attempted in Sweden, there has been since the beginning of the war, n steady and systematic curtailment In the sit'ie of Hijuor, which is approving ly regarded by temperance advocates :IB a decided 'step towards absolute prohibition. The "Stockholm system' of allowing eavli citizen only quantity of spirituous drink, has now thirty-one of the Sweden, and, ac to hundred districts ii OnL, Oct. one of }.lio roughest exhibitions of football seen in Hamilton tor some tln.e, Argonauts'yesterday went down to defeat at the Jmnds of the Hamilton by the score ot i'i to 5. The game was marked by the num- ber men 'laid out. Mausoii, the Tigers' star centre, was injured in tho I Just, quarter, and had to retire, as did the Argos. Howard Hold-) en outside wing of the Tigers, was re- moved with i> broken ankle, and soon attar SUmfiela of the Argos and Vau- Kiekle of the Tigers were laid out and had to be'replaced. MONTREAL .BLEW UP Ottawa, Oat., Oct. thirty minutes on Saturday, Montreal look- ed like a would bear a lot 'of watching in the championship race of the Jnterprovincia! Football Union. They held the Ottawas to nine points to four in tiie first luilf the visitors leading at the first quarter by 4. to 0. They cracked under the strain of the third Quarter, however, and tho Qtta- played them to a standstill, .fin- ally winning by 20 to 5. CLOSE GAME IN Q.R-F.U. Toronto, put, Oct. to eight ivas the final score in favor of the To- ronto itowing and Athletic association In the senior Ontario Hugby Football association game on Saturday against the Hamilton Rowing club. MURPHY BETTER Toronto, Ont., Oct. Mich- ael's 'Hospital reported this niorning that the condition of Murphy showed though the case of the injured v-Argouaiit-tfootballer is extremely critical. He is resting eas- ier, and hope Us not abandoned. CHICAGOANS WIN IN .JAPAN Tokio, Japan, Oct. base- ball tea.ni of the University of Chicago was again -yictqriaus. the nine of the'Waseda1 University, 3 to Q. mm ON i IE AMATEUR ATHLETICS OF ALBERTA LOSES ITS BIGGEST MAN Risv. Bob Pearson Accepts sion in 82nd Battalion j The president's chair of pretty nearly every provincial amateur j athletic organisation automatically became vacant yesterday, when the news was received from Calgary that Kev. Robert Pearson had ac- cepted a commission an nontenant in .the new 32ml Diitta'.ioii, ninv be- ing recruited. His Majesty's forces gain a splen- did soldier, and Alberta loses, tern-, porarily, its leading sportsman. as he is affectionately Known in sport circles, is at pre- sent president of the Alberta Rug- by union and'the Alberta Amateur Hockey association, besides being a governor in the Amateur Union. The'loss will fall, perhaps, heav- iest on tho hockey tliis game- has been '.Mr. Pearson's particular hobby, and so successful were his efforts that at the last fivo annual meetings, the delegates flatly refused to submit any other name for the presidency. 'However, it is unlikely that the S2nd wi'il be removed from Cal- gary during the present winter, so the hockey league will have the benefit of bis advice, even though he cannot accept any monton Journal. cording to a government order recent ly issued, will, after the first of Jan nary, 191G, apply to the who'ie of Swollen. The "Stockholm which al- 'ows every citizen in good standing In the city to become a moderate drinker, while effectively preventing him from becoming a drunkard, wa; ingeniously devised by Dr. Ivan Bratt the director oi' the system, after all other expcdien ts had failed. Dr. Bratt hits been 'lauded, condemned idolix.ed and ridiculed, and his work has become the themo of almost daily discussion in the newspapers of Swed- en, some of which criticise him for being too moderate, and others toi extreme in his reforms. But on one point all are' agreed: the system works. In the first place, the liquor com- panies, while directed by private indi- viduals, were practically, made gov- ernment coueunis, for all profits were to go to the government. This 'EXPENSE .MONEY GETS KIV1AT INTO TROUBLE- New York, N.Y., Oct. Smith of the Bronx Church House Athletic, association and Abel R. Kiv- iat of the Irish-American' Athletic club, have been notified by the regis- tration committee of the Amateur Ath- letic union that they, were suspended for violating rules. The cause of, the trouble, it was reported, developed; over an exorbitant demand for ex- pense money from the management or" the Eastern New York Athletic lea- gue games, held ii September .IS, last. Schenectady on Rates Himself Third 'Maurice 'Mclaughlin gave It as his opinion in St. Louis last week.that the "ultimate ranking (in U.S.. lawn" ten should be Johnston, .Williams and myself. Tournament results would dictate that arrangement, and it's em- Jnently satisfactory to-me." Tennis Prodigy Tennis experts' of-too'United States are now sajing that William if John ston, the is-now as great-as Maurice 'AfeLoiighlm, former champ., and will he even--greater. As he beat McLoughlin, assume that he is superior. They go further, and argue still young, only twenty, and has not reached his full strength vet A o" pcrience and more weight and strength .will make him a they say! World's Series Post-Mortems The individual- Lewis, Who batted .444 in five games, fielded Ma position perfectly, having eleven chances, many of them, almost inijios- IJble ones The Hooper, bat iedj360 in five games and whose home run wallop in the ninth inning "of the fifth game gave Boston another world's -championship. Fallen, Cleveland -'A'- Ixander, whoi.wag figured ,to stop his. enemies three times, and did it onU once, and "Gabby" Crayath, 1915 home-run king, -who battpd 123, and Struck out six times Pitching, only ttvirler to win two game1! George ft on his own game Saturday wlth-Ti timely single In the ninth OXFORD ATHLETE KILLED IN moved any incentive on the part of the directors to over-production. It was followed by careful supervision of the supply of liquor furnished to hotels, restaurants anil public bars. These places still had a "right to as much liquor as they required, hut th._ were only allowed profit on a reason- able 'amount of trade. If they did business in excess of that amo.unt fixed by the government, they had to purchase this additional supply at re- tail price, and were forced to Bell at the same prices. This, it would seem, would have removed the zealous effort of hotei proprietors to make their liquor trade as large as possible. Dut none of these expedients was successful. The total consumption of liquor was scarcely diminished. The amount of drunkenness in Sweden showed no decrease, and hospital and medical records were as full of alco- holic patients and cases of illness caused by alcoholism as before. It was evident that the decrease In the amount of liquor sold at hotels and bars was offset by the increased busi- ness done at wine stores, where cus- tomers bought as much bottled spirits as they liked, and took it home for consumption. The book system." operation, was devised by "D'r? Bratt at the beginning of the war. it allow- ed every citizen in good standing: to buy one litre and no more of spirit- uous liquor every five days. To make (.his plan feasible, each person was provided with a small book resem? jhling a commutation railroad ticket, from-which a coupon was torn every, time the consumer bo.ught his litre of whiskey, brandy, cognac, punch, schnapps, or whatever kind of alco- Oct. C- S. Robertson has been killed in France. Captain Robertson won fame as an athlete at Trent College, Oxford Univer- sity, and was reserve member of the relay team of runners from Oxford which won its race at the re'ia) gams- Uni versity of Pennsylvania, last year. holic beverage he fancied. Vt the same time his book was stamped with the date of the purchase, so that it would be cle.ir to the dealer when he made his last purchase Without showing his book, no citizen of Stock- Iho'Im has the remotest chance of ob- jtaining a bottle of-liquor anywhere in' The regulation is rigidly en- U. S. RUGBY I the citl forced It is true that in sains- how- I ever, exceptions are made. If-one can 1 persuade the authorities that on ac- count ot his social position, and the demands of constant entertainment, one litre every five days is .totally in- adequate, and if the authorities are convinced that such a person can be trusted with more liquor without abr using the privilege conferred upon him, he is given a special license to according' to the circumstances. On the oilier hand, it the person is "a no- torious has .a police, record or has in any Way. incurred the diS: pleasure of the he is al lowed no liquor at all. For purposes the standing of the eit- zen in the community, an elaborate At Cambridge, 9 7, Unucrsitj fturclmse of Pennsylvania, 7, At Hanover, -X, Dartmouth, GO'; Vermont, 0. At Andover, Freeh- men, 7 0 At V 0; Syracuse, 82. At. Hdboken, N. 7 Haveriord, (i. At "Princeton, N, Lafajette, At New ,19 Spring- ftJil, ArC A college, 0 At "Pitisjurg, '15 Carlisle 0. At ttcst 0, Colgate 13 At Columbus. Ohio Illinois, 3 Obio.Statc, 3. At 45'; .Wash- burn, 0. At Franklin, 20 Butler, 1C. At Minus, 20 nuprsiU of Wyoming, 0 i At Salt Lake Ag- 21 ImivcfMt) oi {.Hah, 0 At Great Falls High, 19 Havriv.O. THE VALUE OF TROTH Inulni: business important 55 trtith in cvery-day life; trutli creates confidence, establishes good-will and builds a reliability that will not be wrecked by the storms of competition. Through three genenitions people have learned reliance on the advertised-words of Scott's Emulsion, because they are untarnished, uncx- aggcrate'd-truisms about a household remedy'of real and actual worth. The popularity ;of Scolt's Emulsion is increasing as intelligence advances, because iivthese clays of adulterations it continues to guarantee pint cod liver oil .uediciiially with glycerine and lypophosphites to ImiM ini- irovv tin; lilood Jiinl tin: It is free from harmful whole- some food-Louie, truthfully advertised. J Bcoll JJovviic. Toronto. Out. 15-20 Magrath School Doing its "Bit" Jlagrath, Oct. of tht j backwardness of threshing conditions, j and the resultant slowness of iax_ money, the town council and school hoard have paused a resolution ex- tending the five per cent, discount on all taxes until the 31st of the present month. Patriotic Concert The school Staff an; busy perfecting plans for a patriotic concert to he jivon the last week of the present school year, the proceeds of which will 'be turned over to some licneyo- lent organization connected with the j war. The program to be offered will I be wholly patriotic in antl- while it "is hoped that a neat sum will be realized "from the evening's entertainment, it. is also hoped that j a keener, healthier spirit, of national pride will be awakened in the hearts of least a few of those present. The school is trying; to do its little bit for the cause of Magrat-h's sol1 [Her bays'and other loyal sons of the Empire' by taking up the work oi knitting and by means of a concert, which the staff are deter- mined shall even surpass the one giv- en last year, and which netted S90; the scho'ol ch l.rtren hope to make a splendid Christmas contribution to further help the Empire's cause. Subscription are also being circulated in each room to secure a Union Jack for-'each department. Ev- y teacher is heading the list-with contribution and the children are asked to donate ten cents, or as much as they can give and the curi- ous part of it- all is that th ary .tots are leading all the prim- other rooms.- ANOTHER BATTALION FOR CALGARY Calgary, Oct. served; promotion !has come to anoth- er bero.of Nasmyth, the Youngs'towii practitioner, who has just been raised fiom the rank of major to-that of colonel, and who-.has1 been selected by the authori- ties-at Ottawa to command the S9th Battaliony''which" will be raised and re- cruited' -in Calgary in about tjvp months' time. the other officers is lacking, but it is .Aid. Harold Riley is in i'n'e. for the paymaster's post; .that pred L. Shouldice, -son of James Shouldice of Shouldice. Park, aspires ,p be quartermaster; that Rev. Rob- ert Pearson, general secretary of the YiM.C.A., has been .given ..a., lieuten- that Captain "Whittaker and a number of the other officers of thc- 103rd. Calgary Rifles, are booked for commissions POET SPENCER DIE'S St. John, N.B.. Oct. L. Spen- cer, poet and' journalist died in a pri- ward of the .genera] hospital to- lay, at the age of SG. card catalogue system is maintained central bureau, and all tjues ions of allowing any person more or ess ordinary amount of iquor. are. this. The results of this system are'al- eady remarkable.; In 1914, the total :bnsumption of was inly-: litres, compared with litres ;for the year before, 'he decrease in 1915; has. been even more marked Don't Forget We promised to take care of her and the children when he volunteered to give up everything for his country. He might not have gone so readily if he had not been assured that we would. What are You Going To Do About It? Subscribe cheerfully to the PATRIOTIC FUND when they call upon you to do so. Playing the leading part in 'Chimniie Faddeiv'. at Starlaiul tonight. ENRY FORD GIVES RED CROSS Mich., Oct. at i the extent .of recent Canadian criti- cism, it. is Henry Ford today :ave the -Canadian aoss, befoie for California DAILY LIFEBOAT DRILL OIS 8. S. LAPLAND IX MID OCEAN t POMERANIANS ARE 4 WORTH WEIGHT IN GOLD AT GOTHAM fr York, Oct An .Important Pomerrtnian dog fr sale was made yesterday, .when. Gustavo-C. Harriett, As- bUry Park, N.J.'. save (or 4- fr thfe walr of imported fr Stocker's Model and Ileattlc ft Biplane Both arrived in fr York among Mrs II Hills lot ft of thirty irom England anil Scotinnd, Model and Beattie three pounds each, and tro perfectly match M Pomeranians 4 NEUMANN'S London Ort Middle PnrK Plate, furionga, one of the important two races of the season, was won :U, NexvmarKet In- L Neumann's oav colt, Argos, by who started at 9 .to 4. J. Syrian, 13-to 8, waa secondhand of Newcastle's Gratian, 7.to -1, third. FREE ROLLER RINK In order to popularize roller skat- ing and get off to 'a gooJ the Cosy Roller Rink will throw Its doors open to the public free tonight The rink is now under the management of W Brndbeer He is thoronghlj ac quainted with catering to the enter talnmcnts of this character, and roller skating .should to its own in Lethhrldge with Mr. Dradbccr Be- hind the, wheel. Australian Cadets Imperialistic, Inspiring, Musical Double Billed Including the famoui military1 drama "Called To The Front" Majestic Theatre Saturday, October 23rd Children's Matinee 3.15 p.r- BOYS: Performance 8.11 p.nv World's Champion Brasi Bind Vocalists, Instrumentailvta. Gymnasts, Comedians. UNDER THE AU.SPICES OF THE PATRIOTIC FUND AND RED CROSS BOX ['.LAN AT HEDLET'S .DBUG 6TOHE. -Boxes Mam Floor 75, SOc, Balcony 75, 50, JSc MATINEE 25c; Adults 50c. Aboard this ship which sails, from NCw York to IJverpool, crew and passengers aru drilled in thu marnlng ot lifeboats.'In case of disaster Gorman torpedoes. -Many passengers carry life belts witltjtlieni wherever they go. One Week Only IN WESTMINSTER METHODIST CHURCH Special Speaker Rev. J. WeHtmau, B. A. (Field Secretary for Alberta and 8. C. of Sunday Schools and Ep worth Leagues) Programme For The Week MONDAY 8 p. "Stating the Case." TUESDAY 8 P. Where He Belongs." WEDNESDAY 8 P. "What do we want. Men or THURSDAY 3 P. Moman'a Meeting. THURSDAY 7.1S P. Young Udies P.illj (la year and mer) THURSDAY 8 p. The Most .Unfortunate Fellow In J.ethbridse' FRIDAY 7.1 J P. Young Men's Sally (all over 1! years of FRIDAY P. "Getting Even with the Other Fellow Followed evening with an instituln dealing with Sunday Schools., People's and Church Problems out jour questions pnd hand them in early 17 i ji of other naked to' Song Service T4o, led b> Westmm ster tatl si Androii's Choir Singer? liciiicinlier, One Week Only Lout mlsb one meeting Sunday School Tcuchera! Young People's Work and Knockers specially invited. COME! COME I COM 11 ''-ii 4 i. ;