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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 6, 1911, Lethbridge, Alberta BURGESS SWIMS ENGLISH CHANNEL Wednesday, Sept. TV-IJ forced to abandon the attempt- of a snip. In his successive tries earn time was forc.fld to r.bandon ths at'nmpt when tiie alirost within his grasp. Th step a half close to a over the j home track at Kirkwooti, Del. lie was j liberally staked through the grand j circuit, but. previous to being shipped to Indianapolis, nnd not been a work- out mile better than Now be has a record of 3-f acquired in VP I 1 nnATrPT TAA IN PROTEST. TOO Lots of Ducks but Hard to Get At; Dogs Necessary has a record of 3-1 acquired In ,ho enthusiasts of the :hc second hcat.oJ his race it Grand LUv nr8 for the outcome of napids. and as he loots to be one of 1 d8clsion tn be hilnlled Ol1t bv those rugged improving sort of 'horses it will cause no surprise should he a mile in before the season LANGFORD FOUND JEANNETTE TOUGH Boston Negro's Stock Goes Down as Opponent of Johnson Xew York, Sept. Liingford Won his ten round bout with Joe Jeiinnetl-s in the Madison Square Gar- dent, tonight, but -every minute of ih the decision to be hainfrsd Provincial executive regarding the protests sent in by Lethbridge and Calgary Cailies- over Saturday even- ing's game. Calgary protested the gamo at half-time on the alleged inel- egibiiity of two of the Lethbridge players. Letbbridge has reciprocated the treatment and sent in another to headquarters charging Calgary with a' similar breach of rules. These afe now in the hands oi Secretary Snail, at Red Deer and it is expected that official decisions will he handed out some time during the week." Till then no further arrangements can be made. TECUMSEHS TO THE COAST Toronto, Sept. PENNANT RACES N'ow York, Sept. flreiv afraid of the Beaton terror and fre- is coming to the championship. Tl fluently sent back hotter than h-e re- iTecumsehs have aslced president J. celved! m T It was start to the finish and while it was i Murphy of the T. L. U. to suggest gruelling mill from the [Sept. 23rd and Sept. 24th as the dates 'against the Qiip Holders at the coast. MISS HAZEL LANG EKOUR- Mtss Hazel Langenour Is pretty nineteen-year-old who Golden Gate Channel at.San Francisco recently. She is the first of her sex to succeed i getting across. Miss Lnu genonr made the perilous trip in one hour and twenty-eight AUSTRALIA MAY BOOST BOXING Fighters to Get Good Treatment If Sydney Scheme Goes Through A syndicate has'been organized in to promote boxing bouts under government supervision. The company has a'c-qnired the Sydney sports ground at Moore Park -from-tlie government-trustees .and has issued a jeftera! fighters from all inns of the world to communicate for the purposes of arranging matches. The seating capacity.of the park is ap- proximately arrangements lave been made by- which the govern- ment trustees ha of admis- sions. Many leading business men of Sydney are interested. The govern- ment, as proprietor of the is to share the gate receipts on a per- centage basis, the. arrangements he- ns for 30 per cent of receipts to the promoters and trustees and 70 per cent ,I.IL and ciover, the bout was some- there" is any tie in the T. L. U. o be divided between the competitors vliat of a disappointment to.the fol- because of the mix-up yesterday, ft fin a match, according to a contract to In Ihe tight race for tbe pennant. Tlie (Jnl-31 by winning from St. Louis gain- ed four'points ,and arc now twenty- one points' behind Ihe Giants who were not scheduled to play. PHtsburg id'o on account of rain and to- is twenty-eight points in the rear of the Cubs. In rare the Athletics easily disposed nf Washing- Ion increased ih-air iend over De- troit by three points to a total of fsrty-flve. Rain kejn the Tlgerj Idle. Aside from the leadership t-itUe i-hn third place fight is proving a warm cont-3Et. The Highlanders occupy the today, winning from JJoaton and brnalting the tie with Cleveland which team did not play. what of a disappointment to the fol- uecause or me jcactjumj, uSiu loners of pugilism. Langford was ex- (would take to September IGth to un-lbe signed for each bout. The scheme I lr ninn'tirai- niiOT-rio t llO nORSibllltV Of BttV SUS" pucted to land a knockout ___ rounds, but the fact that. Jeannetie through for the it and t-U Ihis morning that the possibility of any- BUS- he would advise ;picion of unfair ireatment and Monday in spite of the weather. great ninny took advantage of the holiday to spend it. in shooting. Sev- eral parties of from two to a dozen meandered off in search of pond and lake nnd according to reports several good bags wero made. A of a dozen, who went to Fifteen Mile Lake, secured about 150 of good var- iety, while other smaller parties suc- ceeded in bagging a goodly number. The ducks are in excellent condition and so far have not proved hard to approach. The difficulty lies In se- curing them after they have baeii shot The weeds and grasses am so ami the rains have made wet the marshy places so Uial trouble lies h store for him who has not a good dog tu bring in-the game, Yesterday a flock of ducks were seer on the little lake at the foot of Glyr Street. According to oldtlmcrs thli Is an unusual sight since the city has been built up. They wont unmolestec for a greater pr.rt of the day, and final ly rising' In a body betook themselves off to new feeding grounds. WORD OF PRAISE FOR THE UNDERDOG The pitiable showing of George Hactenscliraiclt against ['Tank Gotch, Labor Day, lias urnllglit an avalanche oi harsh criticism ilmvn upon the head o! the hnrly Russian. While it would be folly to deny that Hack displayed a prominent yellow streak, and as a wrestler of cham- pionship class he casts a reflection on the title, still let it he remem- bered notwithstanding that the for- eigner stanris equal, if not above, his cnniincror intellectually, popularity anil" respectability. Let us he gener- ous to the under-dog amy give him praise on the merits which have won him such great popularity in this country previous to his defeat. G-ao. Haclicnschmldt acknowledges to 3-1 years of life In nearly 34 coun- tries. He lived ill Russia 20 years before he made up his mind to see a bit' of the world. Of good education the Russian tongue, he easily adapted himself to foreign climes and rapidly became familiar with foreign ways. He is master of several lan- guages other than Russian. Quiet, in disposition, even in tem- perament, slow lo become angry and above all polite to those he met, TIack" as he is known, soon made Ifosts of friends wherever he put foot. Blessed with a perfect physique he naturally becamo interested in wres- tling and other athletic sports, and became an expert In the Graeco-Ro- man style of the mat-game. American Style .Hard Passing over his e.irly life, we find him three years ago on an invasion of this country, acclaimed the greatest wrestler living. He was acknowledged such at the European game, but he found the American style anything but to his liking and went down to defea' before Frank Ootch though his shout ders never touched the mat. Me found the going rough and refused to con- tirwe the match under the conditions, claiming in his ciuiet way that he had been fouled continually and that fair means had been resorted to in nu effort to kill him at least in spirit. That was as far as he went In charges. r Hackensohmidt is not a Rarely does he take a drink of in- toxicating liquor, and then only in a .social way. lie has none of the de- ficiencies that have ruined so many athletes. The glare of red lights has no attraction for him. What he likes is to follow a quiet life, one away from the strife and noise. Home-loving Man His highest wish is to remain home. He is unmarried, claiming he never felt in the humor, but there is always that longing for a home that probably will cause him to get in the humor. The big. hearty wrestler is quiet in his conversation, in tact, so much so that a person must be quick of hear- ing and attentive to catch everything he has to say. He never "butts" into a conversation, unless some question Games in the Big Leagues NATIONAL Chicago 100 020 5 4 St. Louis 000 010 8 1 Prowii and Needham; Harmon and miss. Brooklyn 000 000 8 3 Philadelphia 220 000 11 0 liurke and norann: Curtis and Mad- (i'OM. Cincinnati at Pittsburg, no game, wet grounds. Boston vs New York, no iarue sche- duled. AMERICAN Iloston........ 101) 000 8 New York..... 000 012 S 1 Thomas, Hall and Nunamakor; Caldwell and Blair. Philadelphia 004 041 13 3 Washington 410 000 a 4 2 Krause and Thomas and Lapp; Cashion, Decker and Street. Detroit vs St. Louis, rain. Cleveland vs Ciiicago, no gama scheduled. .AMERICAN ASSOCIATION I'oledo Colmnhus St. Paul Minneapolis St. Paul ___ Minneapolis Indianapolis Louisville 002 010 000 001 201 002 11 000 020 9 000 000 0 4 100 101 16 021 000 9 000 100 4 Standing of Clubs Today is asked him or he is requested tg re- 1 late some of the manv ex-1 [NOW -York- NATIONAL Won Loat P. C. 1 periences pt his career.' Hacltenschmldt has never gambled Plttsburg on his chances in any match .in which Philadelphia he has been a contestant; docs, not believe in games -of chance; does not1 countenance that practice by those about him on any match in he is interested. The foreign invader Is clean of mind, clean morally, loves clean- St. Louis Cincinnati Brooklyn Boston To 71 72 M 64 54 43 3S .628 .607 .876 .542 .620 .482 .404 .297 AMERICAN Won Lost P. C. minded men aufl seeks them as assoc- iates. MILLARVILI.E FALL RACES against holding Ihe team togelher soiantces all boxers a fair reward, ..Date limit, sent against holding the team togemer soianice., an Btoc., as a HKely oppon- and abandon any Idea of are onen for. October, November and 'a lrli> west tllls fal1" necemter. AMERICAN TENNIS EXPERTS FOR INTERNATIONAL MATCHES BACKEMIMIDT POSTS MONEY FOR R.ETURN MATCH WITH GOTCH Chicago, ScpL Hack'sn- srhmidi icft f'jr Xew York this after- noon after postiiiR for a nrlvnln return matoh ivith Frank Gotch. He was accompanied by tu-0 of hits liije inrlneva. Hfickenschmldt will cnil fl. Haclienuchmiat'B offer for a return match v.-H.h Gotch wan effort inter by his ccnlrudictory stntpmom. that after leaving New York he would never re- turn to America. In Use meantime.) the offer bcnn carried to Gotch j and fiCcepU'tl, wiih the the match bo hold two ninths. This Vt'S'i rot sr.rep'nfl by rcfcmidt, .--jyini; thnt his injured knc-e j would not permit, his return to tl'o ring In that tinie. Gotch will leave for Humboldt, Iowa, ell'ner Prldr.y or Hp.turday. Ho wns ready and cagor to return i.oiitglu but Iiiu nuitiitir and not ready to'leave until they had tn combine the ploimtro of the wrest ling trip with j ftil! chopping. (JpfchV jjJftns are incomplete mitho slated tWIty Hist he vvoiiW not begin his round the world (rip 'for several nionliifc. He wants'to aoine If mo in town. arc tbe crack temiis. players who will represent A mcHfii fn Ihe mniciica to be played with the British tonm ncre nrt: me L-iiicK u-i'ins pimt'in uw win Anieiicji in uie i In Nnw York on seemlier 7, 8 8. The American tcxm will coiwtot of W. A. r.ivnoo, nntlonal champion. H. IX I.ltlle, of New Yilrk, nnd Mourlcc Mfl.onKblln nnd Tiiomni 0. Biuidj, oast eiperts. will go to loclinllcnKC fnr Ille lulernatlonal trophy now held in that country. Mcl.ouiibllii and liundy represent the rising lu (bo American (tame of the eoortt. Raymond D. and Wllllnm A. [jirnnl nre dlsilnctly of ilw old guard. The former hulls from California latter fi Botti McLoutfhllu mid Llitlu have rcnnuietiiod America before the Inlernatiunal nalckw abroad. New Okotoks, Sept. the un- favorable weatlier a goodly number drove out to Millarville from sur- rounding HQints to tbe Millarville race meeting. Tbe weather though cool was dry and there was a pleasaJit day's sport while the officials earned through matters with efficiency giving a good example to some more pieten- j lions meetings. The following are the reillts anil Ishow in order, name of horse, owner, ijockey and position: District i'ony H. icocJirane. Edwards, i; Lady, T. Phil- lips, Cannon, 2; Happy Fanny, T. Ty- ler, owner, 3; also ran Fluieplayer. Won by two lengths. Oalloway Race. 1 Princi- pal. M. Hendrie, McDonald, 1; Glc-n- bow Lady, R. Von Slralendorf, owner, 2; Eunice, II. Cochrane, Edwards, 3; also ran. Busybody and Dandy. Won by two lengths. Tho winner was in front most of the way. Victoria Stables Purse, 1 Hnnche King, J. R. Watt, owner, 1; Grey Clonri, M. llcnrlrie, McDonald, 2; Sunbeam, A. S. Cannon, owner, 3. This was the principal event. Sunbeam and Grey Cloud raced side by side for 3-8 where Ranche King took second place and waiting, on Sunbeam till close home drew away and won in a gallop. Good race for second money. Open Pony Race, 3-4 Principal, M. Hendrie. McDonald, 1; Eunice, W. H. Cochrano, Edwards, 2; Bronzewlng, M. Hendrie, Lucas, 3; al- so ran, Cantata. Eunice pressed First Principal for most, of the way but the winner lasted best. H.nrdle Race, I 1-2 K, J. Kleran, .left'ers, 1; Grey Cloud, M. Ilendrle, owner, 2; Brown. Jug, .M. Hnndrle, Brodrlck, 3; .also ran, Col- leen liawn. In the last 3-4 Friar nnd Grey Cloud were fighting a desperate battle but when leading by a head, Grey Cloud fell at the last jump, but was remounted and finished second. Mr. Ilendrle was slightly br.nised and shaken. Open Selling Pnrso, 1 King, J. R. Watt, owner, ll Glonbow Lady, Von Stralendorf, owner, 2; by, A. S. Cannon, owner, 3; alio ran Grey Cloud, White Eaglo and wing. Hronzewlng led for a quarter where the winner went ahead and won CflBily, but on being put tip to sale at the entered nelllng prlee, 1300, failed to elicit i bid. There was also Oretna Green liacc Thread both ot which caused much Alexander's Antibition Pitcher Grpver Alexander of the Phillies has a dtsire to eclipse the rec- ord made by Jack Coombs la-st season when the Athletics 'twirler won 31 games, breaking the Quaker City rec- ord. "Alex" does not like to talk abo.ut it and hardly dares hope that he will be iiiccessful but he has informed Manager Dooln that he can work every other day if tbe teams needs a few vic- tories. Oil. New York Cleveland Boston Washington St. Louis 81 75 67 65 63 84 86 44 50 80 5S 61 63 73 85 .600 .627 .624 .616 .500 .425 .309 ROUGH LACROSSE PLAYER BEFORE THE 1EAK Montreal. Sept. Scott, ot the Montreal lacrosse team, appeared in police court this morning on a charge ot assault laid by Dr. Bolvln in connection with last Na- tional-Montreal game. He was admit- ted to bail and the hearing waa fixed I for September 13lh. Don't think that people don't judge you by, your clothes. Will you kindly tell us how else they can judge you They see of your clothes than of anything else. And naturally, they will form most of their opinion from what they sec the most of. Those who are always to the front in style and Appearance, wear Fit-Reform Suits, as a matter of course. McKELVIE McGUIRE, Sole Agents (or Lethbndie. ;