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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 18, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta Friday, S.pl.mber 18, 1970 THE lETHBRIPC-E HERALD _ 9 BRISK WORKOUT Dole Cote, trainer, took Stove Pipe through his paces Wed- nesday afternoon at the Exhibition Grounds. Stove Pipe and more than 200 other horses will take part in the nine-day Lethbridge Fall Race Meet which opens Friday. Stove Pipe is owned by Marshall Willard of Milo. Nine-Day Stay Begins Race Meet Under Clear skies and bright Sep- tember weather greeted horses, fans and riders alike this afternoon as the M70 Leth- bridge Fall Hace Meet got un- der way at Whoop-Up Downs. The largest entry of horses ever is on hand for this the 10th anniversary the Fall Meet. The races, here for a nine-day stand, got under way at two o'clock today with seven races scheduled. Saturday afternoon eight races are on tap with post time set for two o'clock as is the case each day. This year's nine-day meet marks the end of the Southern Alberta Racing Association. Following the last race Monday the officials of Hie southern cir- cuit will hand the direction of the meet over to the Leth- bridge Exhibition Board head- Gray. Leth- bridge will see two race meets ed by president Dick This move means that as the Exhibition Board staged a successful one during Whoop- Up Days in July. Farewell will be bid three founders of the Southern Al- berta circuit, Lang Chapman, Lucien Maynard and Lee Wil- liams. A special farewell fea- ture race will be held in honor of these men as will a special memorial race be held in mem- ory of Mrs. Marion Williams, president Lee William's wife who died last year. The race will carry witn it a purse, the biggest of the nine-day meet. Saturday's feature will be the George Wolfe Memorial Handi- cap in memory of one of the finest jockey's in southern Al- berta. Wolfe was a native of Cardston. One ot the highlights of the meet is the expected battle for top jockey honors. In the past year two jockeys have turned in outstanding performances on ATTENTION BOWLERS! if you are Interested in Bowling Wednesday 9 p.m. THERE ARE STILL OPENINGS AVAILABLE! 6-PLAYER TEAM Rund up 3 couples and join In the fun! Call M. THERMAL at 328-3786 or GLENDAIE BOWL at 328-4545 WINDSHIELDS BROKEN? Have if replaced now by experts at Lethbridge Sash Door! FREE PICK-UP AND DELIVERY OF YOUR CARI LETHBRIDGE Corner 5th Ave., 4th St. S. Phone 327-1581 the Lethbridge track and both are here for the fall meet. In the fall meet last Septem- ber Alvin McCauley booted home 23 winners to win top honors. This year, in July, Gerry Kipling visited the win- ner's circle 18 times in six days. Houston Gives Cincinnati Western Title Mets Gain Ground By Not Even Pla By THE ASSOCIATED PEESS New York Mets liavo discov- ered the knack of gaining round in the topsy-turvy Na- .innal League east race. They simply don't play. The Mets took the day off Thursday and consequently couldn't lose. The same couldn't be said of first-place Chicago Cubs. The Pirates and Cubs foolishly showed up for their games and lost, allowing the Mets to gain ground on both of them. Philadelphia Phillies knocked off Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2, cut- ting the Pirates' lead to 1% games over New York Mets. The Cubs bowed to St. Louis Cardinals 9-2 and remained two games behind. Elsewhere in the National League Thursday, San Fran- cisco Giants nipped San Diego Padres 4-3 and Houston Astros whipped Los Angeles Dodgers 10-5, eliminating the Dodgers and clinching the West Division race for idle Cincinnati Reds. RECORD THE SAME Over the last nine games, first-place Pittsburgh is same as second-place New York. Chicago has charged into contention with a 54 mark over the same period. The Pirates fell victim to a suicide-squeeze bunt against the Phillies, spoiling the comeback of Doc Ellis, who made his first start in seven weeks. Ellis was leading 2-1 when he was lifted after six innings of work. Don Money walked with one out against reliever John Lamb and then scooted home with the tying run on Ron Stone's triple. Pinch hitter Terry Harmon followed with the squeeze bunt as Stone carried the winning ran home. The Pirates threatened in the eighth when Gene Clines opened with a double, his third hit ot the game, and Jose Pagan fol- lowed with a single. But Clines was cut down at the plate on Scott Reid's throw to preserve the victory for the Phillies. BOY, WERE THEY BEAT The Cubs, absorbed a 22-hit pounding at the hands of the Cardinals with Joe Torre, Lou Brock and Luis Melendez col- lecting four apiece. Torre had a triple, two dou- Western Club Leads By Two NEW (CP) WESTMINSTER, B.C Peterborough Lakers chances of winning the Cana dian senior lacrosse champion ship appear anything but en couraging today, but coacl Bobby Allan still feels his club can go all the way. "We're not out of it yet an COUNT HOW LUCKY Unable to recommend 2 NED'S HOOD....................... Unknown quality 3 THIRD RACE Claiming for three-year-olds and upward SEVEN FURLONGS DASHING KNIGHT MACKERAL SKY RANDOM RAGE MALABARISTA KRISKET By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Champagne flowed in the los- ers' clubhouse at Washington, while Cleveland Indians' biggest winner treated himself to a short beer. B alti more Orioles eel ebra ted their second successive Ameri- can League east championship Thursday night, despite a 2-0 loss to the lowly Washington Senators, with a traditional bub- bly bath. They had clinched the title when Boston Red Sox beat the second-place New York Yankees 54 in a 10-inning after- noon game. At Cleveland, Sudden Sam McDowell subdued Detroit Ti- gers 6-2 to become a 20-game winner for the first time in seven major-league seasons, Seems well placed to score The one to beat Can grab the show money 4 Can't discount chances 5 Best would be threat 8 SABRE DIVER Bears some watching 3 NERVA Might be closer than this 1 APRIL WIND Some other time 6 FOURTH RACE Claiming for three-ycar-olds and upward ONE MILE AND ONE-SIXTEENTH ROUNDY'S KID KHAL'S CHARM NEW OMEN CAPITOL SPENDING JACOPO'S SUSIE LA COSA PLEASANT HOUR IRON TONY Should beat this field A strong contender Should close up Capable of all Has to be looked at- Some good races Can better this rating Would be an upset...... FIFTH RACK Claiming for three-y ear-olds and upward ONE MILE AND ONE SIXTEENTH OLD ARMY Should have little trouble 3 BOMBER BROWN Can handle .Ins balance 6 DRAW WEIGHT Long overdue S DARK MEMORY chance for a share 1 ANOTHER INDIAN Some fair efforts SUN FOSTA Will wait for him WILSON RADIVA A longshot with thesa 2 SIXTH RACE S5QQ Claiming for three-year-olds and upward FIVE FURLONGS Can run down the speed A Has excellent early toor a Speed and the rail 1 Will be with the pace 3 Post position hurts chances 8 Might be closer 6 ith these 2 KENO KID NOBLE COME KLONDIKE DOLL SPOT 0 SCOTCH MARGAN KY ETERNAL BROWN TUQUE Best needed T1ZA PUFF SEVENTH HACE S700 George Woife Memorial handicap for three-year-olds and upward FIVE FURLONGS TIGER SAM By the slightest of margins 3 Will make him run 5 WINNING CHANCE POLISH ROD RUGGED RULER BONNY AIRS KENF1ELD BANQUET KNIGHT SANDY GHOSTS Very dangerous in here Might overcome post............ Might grab a share I Price will be right 4 Will have to be running Some other til bMrcur unuo i o...................... uun.w i i EIGHTH RACE Claiming for three-year-olds and upward SEVEN FURLONGS Looks best- cf these 5 JANET'S SISTER STOVE PIPE HITTIPER..................... SABLE HERO CHANFIELD PUGET SOUND Usually WILL BABLE........................ A long The main threat Good for the show money Dangerous with the rail >st could take it all quits ;hot today VAL SCOT Pass on this one BEST BET: Dashing Knight LONGSHOT: Hi Borodale POST TIME 2 P.M. Bowling Scores CAPR1 COFFEE Phyllis Jensen '2D8; Rose Cropley 558; Coleen Manak 187; Jo Krokosh 19Z; Bctly Hobbs 218; Helen Ander- son 187. MARTINIZING Bernicft Hay 269; Marion McNeely 2i53; Mae Poma 253? Lorraine Kir- chener 241; Mary Nicolson 241; Joyce Brown 239; Masa Goshinmon 23.3; Shirlev McLellan 231; Pat Plomp 243, Issie Orsten 234. GREEN'S SHOES John Rempel 340, Randy 511- lito 303; Cec Beaudry 321 Ken Malcomson 292, Abe Enns 285, Karen McFadyen 325, Pnvl Harrison 581; Linda Malcomson 268, Dena Smilh 265; Isabel Orsten 265. EAGLES LODGE Olga Laroque 242, Mary Thomson 275r Beih Kokoski 226; Grace Gillett 23S; Joyce Marsden 299; Ann Golia 246; Mary Noss 238; Robert Thomson 291; Gary Ward 235, UNIVERSITY OF LETHBRIDGE Allen Sarge 289; Gary Scovill 229; Tim Erickson 204; Dave Snell 199; Ron Born 187; Al ison Luco 190. WILSON'S JR. SHOP Ev Krauss 560 Par Plomp Jo Dickout 233; Marg Seefried HO; Betty Purdy 225; Helen Deal 230; ina Laycock 247; Nina Sindllnger 233; Betty Hobbs 233; AAelba Hocking 223; Frances Harris 523. HOOF AND HORN Garth Passey 235; J. Campbell 504; Ken David 231; H. Huesken 220; Jean Passey 262; Ed Prince 219; R. Miller 263; Bertha Omelusik 241. GOROIES Sian McDonald 312 Sam Gin- ardi 301 Al Smith 312; Druno SALES APPOINTMENT! MR, VERN HUNT Mr. Lyndon D. Foster, General Sales Manager, is pleased io announce the appointment of Mr. Vern Hunt to their Sales Staff. Vern has spent over 30 years in the automobile trade in both sales and service and is more than qualified to assist any- one in their motoring require- mcnts having achieved a Mas- ter Salesman Award in ihe past. Vern is married, has 2 children and is a native of Lethbridge. He is looking forward to being of service to all of his previous customers. 1718 3RD AVENUE S. PHONE 328-5526 Baceda 308 Randy Wolstoncroft 322; Norm Tolley 341 Fen Tun- bridge 3J6 Tak Katakamt 296; Ed Henderson 275 Bob Thom- CREEL'S AND'SPEEDY'S Dorothy Coolidge 254; Ann Todd Jean Koskoski 261; Gladys Tun- bridge 221; Isabelle Sawchuk 241; Helen 'Cavers 273; Irene Chiste 252i Flo Rolllngson 256 (ml; Alicia Wil- son 237; Loreen Kunz 276. NU-MODE HOMES Chris Ell 279; Kay Wheeler 564; Connie Scolt 260; Shirley Petrak 297; Mary Wishnevaki 279 (7361; Bernice Stewart IS: "tSlhe Kristjanson 230; Gloria Pearson 230; Eunice David 227; Joan Jones 224. SUNDOUIST Vera Nicholls 276; Opal Taylor 225; Bertha Omelusik 224; Shirley McLel- lan 217; Sigrid Donkln 214; Marie Smith 213; Betty Dionne 210; Pat Plomp 251; Dorothy Hodges 244. SENIOR CITIZENS Bill Jensen 294 Henry Bech. thold 277; Bert Madill 252; Lew Metz- qer 234; Spot Miller IIS; Evan Evans 223; Frank Richards 217; Ben Even- son 204; Bob Linderman 201; Len Halmrest 202. that carried the Astros past the Dodgers. Denis Mcnkc had a two-run shot for Houston. The victory wiped out the last chance for any team to catch the Reds, who'havc been runa- way leaders in the West Divi- sion all season. Orioles Clinch Second Crown Football Opener Tonight Catholic Central Cougars set out in defence their South- ern Alberta High School Foot- ball League title tonight and the first stepping stone will be the Lethbridge Collegiate Rams. A strong rivalry between the two schools has developed over the years and it is expected to continue tonight at Henderson Park at eight o'clock. The Rams, of Jim Whitelaw, have only lost the league cham- pionship twice in more than a decade and both times it was the Cougars who took it away. Rams are smarting from a 26-0 pasting handed them at the hands of the Grads while Dean Dahl's Cougars have yet to see action. Meanwhile, the Western Eight League, expanded to 10 teams this year, has five games scheduled. Cardston St. Mary's travels to Raymond, Coaldaie .is at Milk River to tangle with the Ridge Riders, Vulcan meets Cardston in Cardston, Nanton is at home to Picture Butte and Claresholm is a guest in High River. All western Eight games get under way at two o'clock. then took one quick sip of cham- pagne to accommodate a pho- tographer before switching to more pedestrian brew. 'I'd rather drink said the six-foot-five southpaw, pass- ing the champagne bottle. "I've been drinking beer all year long." In other American League games, Minnesota Twins moved closer to the West Division title with a 4-3 victory over Califor- nia Angels and Milwaukee Brewers moped Kansas City Royals 4-3 in 13 innings. YANKS ARE OUT The Orioles were riding a bus from Baltimore to Washington when Tom Satriano's run-scor- ing single in the 10th inning at New York broke -a 3-3 deadlock and mathematically eliminated the second-place Yankees. "Next year, we're going to try and win it said Frank Robinson, recalling that Baltimore also had clinched the division title in 19G9 without tak- ing the field. Then the Senators, who had postponed the inevitable Wednesday night with a 2-0 vic- tory over Baltimore, repeated1 the shutout count behind Dick Bosnian's five-hitter. But Earl Weaver's defending American League kings shrugged off the run famine and quenched their thirst in a post-game party more lively than the 1969 affair. "The first half of tire season is proclaimed Coach1 Billy Hunter. "The next half starts in October." McDowell, whose previous victory high was 18 last season, checked the Tigers on seven hits and struck out nine, boost- ing his major league lead to 293 strikeouts. Rookie Roy Foster knocked in three Cleveland runs with a single and his 22nd homer. SWING IN LONDON ROCK IN GIBRA1TER iFYOUQUAUfT DAY TRIP HAVING OCT. 14, KW JliO.OO, EUROPEAN TOURS (403) 264-3501 WRESTLING EXHIBITION PAVILION MONDAY, SEPT. 21-8.30 p.m. NORTH AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH DAVE RUHL SWEET DADDY SIKI MIGHTY URSUS vs BOB SWEETAN Belafonle end Pacchiono vs Cannon and Sullivan B. 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