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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 9, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta Pnsrcfl THE LETHBRIDGiS DAILY HERALD Monday, Soph'inhcr 'Hna._ LOCAL AND WORLD'S FOREMOST EVENTS A STAR TENNIS PLAYERS HERE E. D. Black, a Member of Victorious Diamond City Team I at team ot Diamond Oily tennis players were the guests of the local Unnii .club on "Saturday in series jjf'guaei, Uie visitors beinj success- ful in'carrying the day. Ona outstanding feature of the tunes as the pltyins of B. D. Black, for the visitors. Mr. Black is a rac- Suet .Tielder o! continental repute, taring- played against the world's loremoet players in his time. In the J-MT 1900 Mr. Black competed against Doherty's in the Tho fjctorious Diamond City team '.Bin thank Mr. Black, mainly, for their laursli. In tim toth Lethbridge fcnd Diamond City players saw a mar- n-tl at fame. His drivet from the fcaee line, as veil as all the other fin- fir toucbee, Thich display the ear- jnarks tie seasoned and skilful player, were eepeoiMly brilliant. The ieft that could pit ag- midbt Mr. Black proved easy lor aim. The local players only -won in the Boables, when Dawson and Seaman defeated JIcBurney and D'Arc. It took three sets to decide the vic- tors In the iSfcAlttmnPoTrers and BiacH-De set-to. The tint set (iru iron by the visitors, 6 to 2, but the locals more tiaa retrisred in tie encounter, beating their oppo- nents, 6 to 1. The tables were again iiirned in the third, tie local team go- ing down 6 to 1. The presence of such, a noted player as Mr. Black in the realm of Southern Alberta tennis should add Impetus to the game in these parts. "When he nest appears here there "will bo a fine turnout to see him perform, no doubt. Mr. Black is connected with the Lethbridge Collieries at Kipp. Tha result of ihe day's play follows: D. C., beat Mason, Leth., G-3: 6-2. Morrison, D. C., beat Oliver, Leth., 1-4, 6il. and De Hart, D. C., beat McArthur and Eowers, Leth., by C-2, 1-6, 6-1. Dawson and Seaman, Leth., beat JIcBurney and D'Arc, D. C., 64, 6-4. Black and Morrison, D. C., beat Ma- 0on and Oliver, Leth., 6-1. .j 4, 4- p OPCNING OF Y.MiC.A. OYM. jfr Tomorrow evening at 8 o'-" clock, the Y. M. C. A. gynmas- ium "will be formally opened for the sesson to jnniors and ft ft intarmealatea, aad working If bora. An excellent program 'ff has been arranged. Including a jfr candy hunt, and Uiare prnmis- to fee abundance of "whole- some enjoyment for those who 'i> take in the funoHon. 4 BULLETINS OVERSEAS FOOTBALL CLUS The following be the Overseas line-up against the Oalliea on Tues- day evening, at the BaJl Park: Sumner; Home anii Partt-erson; Cauldwell, Mullen and A. N. Other; Brown, Thomson, Brennan, Slmm and Joyce. All players are requested to tie on the ground at 5.45 o'clock sharp. Smoke American Navy Tobacco Fragrant (elected leaf, mum- faotwod by Rock City Tobacco Company Quito Winnipeg Montreal, Sept. Irish Canad- ians defeated Toronto here today 10 to 4 In a clean and well played same. The aodden state of the field was a great handicap to the players. The Toroutcis took the field with Harshav, who was Injured during last Saturday's game with the Nationals. Charlie George replaced J. J. Ley- den, Bandeno replaced Longfellow. The champions were Inclined to take things easy. Henry Scott starred for the Irishmen, working lifce a Trojon throughout. .The ilrish-Oanadians were not inclined to leave anything Cornwall, Sept. finish of the N. TJ. U. for 1912 ieaion took place here today when Cornwall defeated the Montrealers by 14 to 3. Little in- terest was taken in the game as the outcome could have no bearing on the championship and this together with the inclement 'weather kept the atten- dance down. The teams were the same as in the match between the same contenders in Montreal last Sat- urday when 'fifty mi-nntes overtime was required to decide the winner. No overtime was necessary for with half :ime the champions were in the lead SOME PUNK GAMES MARK THE WIND-UP INJASTERN LACROSSE Tecumsehs Defeated Nationals 5 to 2 Toronto, Sept. the la- crosse game between the Tecumsehs and the Nationals had no bearing on the championship. The two teams put up a good .brand of lacrosse, and the former won by a score of 5 to 2. The Indians played a very pretty close checking game, and kept ihe aggres- sive visiting home well out in ihe field. The Indians showed thut they possessed tha superior slaying pow- ers, and though behind in the earlier stages of the game, came to the front at the critical moments, which told in the final results. Dominion Leaders Take a Drubbing to chance and right from the fnco off attached with vigor. Stags played a great defence but was not ably seconded. With defeat staring them in the face, Toronto bravely made the best of matters, but did not risk themselves too much. The game contrasted sharply with the preceding ones, no rough play being indulged in whatever. Play was Scarcely even until the third quarter when the Irish-Canad- ians rallied up lour tallies in quick succession to Toronto's one. In the fourth George Roberts scored two, bringing the total Jor his side up to ten. Capitals Went Down With a Thud Montreal, Sept. curtain was rung down this afternoon in the N. L. aeries, when the Capitals and Shamrocks played tneir last fixture, Bhsmrooks winning 12 to 2. The fteld In a terrible condition, heavy rains in the morning having made the going uncertain. Tho intermediate between Sham- rocks and St. Patricks was won by the latter, 3 to 1. The attendance was very small. Shamrocks victory 'was an easy one. Cornwall Took Fall Out of Montreal by 7 to 2, and were plainly the mas- ters of the situation.. The score at the end of the first quarter was Cornwall 1, Montreal 0, In the second the champions lauded 'Six to Montreal's 2, making the score 7 to 2, at half time. In the third it was Cornwall all the way, they mak- ing 4. to Montreal's one and the per- iod ended 11 to 3, favor. Montreal had a good many openings in this quarter but failed to make good. The first hah" of the last quarter gave Cornwall three more goals making it 14 to 3. "BUGS" RAYMOND PASSED IN HIS CHECKS Chicago, Sept. bettor known In the baseball' world as Raymond, former pitcher with the New York National league team, was found dead in a do'wn town hotel today. Coroner's physicians say that Ray- mond's doath was due to heart disease, which had been aggravated toy the excessive heat. TRAYERS AGAIN U. S. AMATUER GOLF CHAMP TVheaton 111., SepL Tra- vcrs of Upper Montolalr, for the third time is amatoiir golf champion of the 3. He defeated Charles Evans, jr., oil Edgewater here 'today 7 up G In the finals the National Ama- teur championship. The flrst 9 Evans played in par, ending'threo up. Travels squared the match at the thirteenth hole but Evans, playing his best got the four- teenth, and sixteenth. The seventeen- th wan halved and Travers outplayed Evans on the eighteenth, leaving Chick a lead of only one for the morning round. Tho result In the afternoon was in no doubt alter tho 6th hole hart been playod. Travors squared iho mutch at the 20th green, got Evans down at tho next, halved the 22ud 22rd and then Evans loft 6 holon BucceBslvely. Travcra was dormy on the green. Evans grasped Travors' hand at tho conclusion. CANADIAN CRICKETERS DEFEATED Philadelphia, Sept. United States defeated Canada in tho forty thfrd IntfornMional match between tho oountrlfifl, at tho Germantown Cricket club, Manbelm, today, by the margin of eight wickets. OLD COUNTRY FOOTBALL GAMES National Cubs Beaten by Reds Cincinnati. Sept. made it three out of four from Chi- cago by winniug [he final game of the aerrles hero today. Senton was wild, but Gregory, who relieved him pitch- ed excellent hall. The game WES call- ed at 5 p.m., to alio'w both loams to catch a train. Madden was lilt hfird and Sumner was not only hit hard, but was wild. Richie entered the game too late to save it. Bowers' homo rim in the seventh, and Clark's double with tha bases hill In the third wero the features. Score: Chicago Oil 041 S 11 1 Cincinnati 114 003 12 6 Madden, Summers, Richie and Cot- ter; Benton, Gregory aud Clarke. Pirates Win St. .Louis, Mo., Sept. PittsbnTg pounded the locals hard in the first and sixth innings, while the home team fielded in ragged fashion, the visitors making a clean sweep of the series by "winning this afternoon, 12 to S. Score: Pittsburg 500 004 15 1 St. Louis 300 300 8 12 6 O'Toole, Camnitz and Si- mon; Steele, Vfoodburiie, Geyer and Wingold. London, Sept. are the results, of football games played Sat- day: First Division Aston Villa 3, Bradford City 1; Bol- ton Wanderers 1, Chelsea 0; Derby County 1, Blackburn Rovers 1; Liver- pool Woolwich Arsenal 0; Manches- ter United 0, Manchester City 1; Mid- dlesbOTough 0, Eyerton 0; Newcastle United 1, Sutherland 1; Notts County 1, West Bromwich Albion 1: Sheffield United Oldham Athletics 1; Totten- ham Hotspur 3, Sheffield "Wednesday 4. Second Division Barnsley 2, Hudtiersfield Town 0; Bradford 0, Birmingham 0; Burnley 2, GIossop 1; Bury 4. Grimsby Town 2; Fulham 4, Leeds City 0; Hull City 4, Blackpool 1; Leicester Fosse 3, Nottingham Fortst 1; Preston North End 0, Clapton Orient 1; Stockport City vs Lincoln City, postponed; Wol- verhnmpton Wanderers 1, Bristo City 1. Southern Division Queens Park Rangers 1, Norwich City 0; Brentford 1, Reading 1; North- ampton 2, Gildingham Kxeter City 1, Watford 0; .Mlllwall Athletics 'I, "Watford 0; Brighton and Hove Albion 3, Stoke 1; Westham United 1, Cov- entry City Swintlown Town 1. Cry- stal Palace 0; Portsmouth 0, Merthyr Tyilvil 0; Bristol Rovers 1, Plymouth Argyll) 3. Scottish League Celtic 2, Aberdeen 0; Hearts 1 Al-rdrteonlans 1; Dundee 1, Clyde 1; Partlck Thistles 2, Falklrk 1; Hamll ton Academy 1, 1; Kaith Rovers 4, Hibernians 2; Morton 2 Queens Park 1; Third Lanark 1 Motherwell I; St. Mlrrbn 0, Rangers 3. Irish League Belfast, Sept. are tho results of football games played on Saturday in the Irish Senior League: Celtic, 2; Cllftonvlll-a, 1. Distillery, 1; Olentoran, 0, Llnflold, 1; Sholblmie, 0. Bohemians, G; Trltonville, I, Dorry Castl4, fl; Glenavon, 0. WRIGHT CHARITY SEMI- FINAL Overseas and CaUIes will meet in the semi-final on Tuesday lit (he Ball Park. Kick-off at six o'clock. lief- seconds, from a flying start, ov- er the one mile circular dirt track. Tho fcrmer record, seconds, was made by Burman over the same track last year. Later In the day, after winning the first three-mile heat for the Komy Grand Brassard and trophy, valued at Burman met with a smash up, but escaped unhurt, during the second heat, which was won by Harry Kyle, in a'White car. The contest was not finished, and the third heat will be run off in the near future. Burman won the forty-mile event, with the in af- ter having lost two laps through tire trouble. MEL BROCK BEAT OLYMPIC WINNER Toronto, Sept, exhibition athletic meet brought together sever- al of the great athletes who met re- cently at Stockholm, and the surprise of the day was the half mile race, in which 'Mel Brock, of Toronto, defeat- ed Ted Meredith, of Mercersburg Uni- versity, the world's champion. It was a fine contest, -but the Toronto.boy, who has been in constant training' since returning from Sweden, had the superior staying power, and won out neatly. MOTOR CYLIST PLUNGED TO DEATH, KILLING SPECTATORS Newark, Sept. Hasha of Waco, Texas, holder of the world's record for motor cycle racing, plung- ed over the mil of the course at Newark JMotordome late Uiis af- .ernoon, causing the death of six per- sons, including himself, while six are dying and thirteen are badly injured. The only two of the dead posilive- y identified up to a late hour were Hasha and Johnny Albright, a Den- ver motor cyclist, who was riding third in the race. The other lour dead are boys and young men among Uie spectators. Five thousand were wit- nessing the finish of UIE race, when the daring rider took his fateful plunge. He was riding high on the bank of the track when the whole of his heavy machine swerved and struck tlie upper rail. Me was pitched head first, fifty feet into tlic air. lie must have been instantly killed. His hod) was shapeless from broken hones when it was picked up almost at the feet of his wife, seated among the men and boys in the bleachers. Some of the spectators were hurled high in the air and landc.d-.in the laps of those seated behind. A scene of panic among the spectators generally, followed the tragedy. The stadium where the accident oc- curred is in Vailsburg, a suburb of this city, where bicycle and mo; or cycle racing has been popular this year. The season has been marked by a number of accidents both here and at Brighton Beach, N. Y., but In the history of local racing has such a death list been recorded as to- day. The Norton Griffiths Dredging Co., Limited, of Montreal, has -been incor- porated. Vancouver Defeated New Westminster In Final Game of Coast League by 4 to 3 Vancouver, Sept. in the form that won the Minto Cup Tor them a year ago, the Vancouvcrs went out at R-scrcation Park on Saturduy af- ternoon, and trimmed tho famous Sal- mon Hollies In the lust league match of the neasoii on their homo grounds by a score of t to 3. The match was played on a field ankle; deep in mud anO the rain came down in torrents for over half the time, which mado It impossible for tho players to show their best form. The result cumo as a big surprise, in view ol! Ihe reirmrk- ablc string of victories the cx-Minto Cup holders have rung up in the Inst two months. The Vaiiconvers wero easily the best team, and only "Bun" Clark's sensational work kept tho score Alberta Panetila They aro good because we make- them good. Made In Lcthbrldge by DICKER WHEATCROFT Manufacturers Avc. S. Phone 1759 down. He saved a number of shots that 'R-nre Tor the fhigs. any one else but Clark in the West- minster nets the Vancouvcrs would have run ecore up into doable figures. He let four go through in the Th-st quarter, but after that the locals found it Impossible to pene- trate the Westminster citadel. No Rough Work A. pi-easing feature of the match was the absence of rough phvy. It proved to foe the cleanest match play- oti this season, only two penalties be- ing iiamlcd out, "Newsy" Lalondo and Johnny Howard engaging in a mix-up in the first quarter, that necessitated prompt action on the part of the ref- eree, Jim Kavanaugli. After that nothing occurred that approached rough play, and those who woro tak- ing their first look at the game would have thought that the players were life-long friends, and with no rough work the teams served up a b-attei brand of lacrosse- than has been wit- nessed for some time at Recreation Park, oven though the grounds' mid weather conditions were more suited to fishing than to lacrosse. Nick Carter, who 1ms been doing wonderful work for Vancouver' season, but 'who had broken (raining rules recently, Is now with the West- minster team, and will probably; play with tho red shirts for the reninliuler of tho season. ...0.61 ...0.48 ...0.72 ..0.70 ...O.iiS ..O.til ...0.49 21.00' 23.00 27.00 ...0.01 0.02 0.02 0.01 ...0.03 :tliern No. -J. Northern No. 5.......... No. 1 Alberta Hod....... No. 2. Alberta Hod No. II Alberta Ueu No. 4. Alberta lied No. 5. Alberta Hud Bran, per (on Shorts, per ton Oats, nor ton, sactad Rolled Oats Vcgttablci: New Potatoes, per Iti. Rects, per Carrots, per Ib. ...K Turnips, per Ib. ...t... Ottions, per Ib........ Butter and Dairy butter ......y........... 0.20 Creamery butter., 0.30 Egss, Jresh .......4............ 0.30 Cattle on tne Hoof: SU'crs, per pound -Oajf Cows, per pound ..i..............; .05 Cows, dressed, per pound '.10 Steers, dressed, pec pound -12.. Sheep: Live, per cwt. B.OB Dressed, per cwt. ll.W Dressed, per Ib. j.. 0.11 Live, per O.'OS; Hldea: Green, per 6.08 to Cured 0.09 to 0.0314; ............J___, 0.10 to 0.15; Sheep iielt, each 0.25 to 0.75 MARKETS LETHBRIDGE MARKETS Local market prices today remain ho same as those qvmted on Satur- day. Xo. 1. Northern No. 2 Northern 0.73 No. 3. Northern............0.70 MONDAY'S PRICES Winnipeg, Sept. Wheat options wero steady, but afSer some at the opening, closed considerably" weaker. The market IB the movement of the crop, which, liven a week of fiine dry weather, will commence in another "week. There is a good qxport demand for oats. Fine weather Jintl higher tures prevailed today generally over., the West, but heavy rains last night in Southern Albertaj will delay for a'. couple of days winder wheat thresh- ing. There is an excellent cash demand for low grades, but little enquiry 'for higher grades, millers "waiting for the new crop. Receipts were being 43 cars in spected and 65 in Cables closed lower: Opening and cloang prices today were as follows: Wheat Open October SS% December ;.j-; May v.- 30% Oats- October 36 December October 151 Closing Cash Prices Wheat- No. 3 Northern No. 4 Northern No. 5 Northern No. G Northern .t No. 2 C. W. No. li C. W. Ex. 1 Feed ____ No. 1 li'eed No. 2 Feed Barley No. 3 No. 4 Minneapolis Wheat Opou September _____ 84T4 December 87% May 92% Chicago Wheat Open 50 Vi Close 87% 88% September Deecm'ber May 31 SO 72 43 41 42 41. 37 83 47 Close S4H' S7Vi Close novs WHEAT HITS LOW SPOTS Chicago, HI., Sept. the first timo this season wheat today dropped below 90 cents a bushel. Primary ar- rivals for the week wore the largest on record for the present time of tho year. The opening was nnchang-ad to lower. December started at 90 to varying from '4 lower to up, aud then declined to Bidding up of the September d-eliv- ery mado other options in oats rel.i- lively firm, although actual business was small. December started a sliado to .hlKher at to and disposed to hold within these limits. LIVERPOOL WHEAT MARKET Liverpool, Sept. Wheat, spot steady; No. I Manitoba, 8s. No. 2 Manitoba, Ss. 4d.; No. S Manito- ba, 8s. 2il. Futures, firm. October, 7s. December, 7s. LIVERPOOL LIVESTOCK MARKET Liverpool, Sept. Rogers Co., Liverpool, cable today that the general conditions of tho nirknnhead market uru undisturbed. Tho (juo- tatlon last cabled, Canadian steers frbin and HVi cents por pound remain 'unaltered. ;