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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 24, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETTIBBIP6R DAILY HERATJ> Tuesday. .September 24, 1.912 ALL THE LOCAL'AND WORLD'S FOREMOST F.VENT8 ED.M'GOORTY BEAT BRITISH CHAMPION Harrison Pommelled Out of Commission in .Short Order GIBBONS EASILY WON New York, Sept. Mc- Ciooctv, ui Ostikosll, Wis., who claims io bo tli" top notclier among the inWdii) weights, added strength to Ms argument tomgbt when he made short -nork ot Jaik Harrison, champion oi ingland v ho holds the Lonsdale Belt Alter Vnoomg. out Dave; Smith, the Australian cnampion, in -the first! round at Madison Square Garden three weeks ago in the same ring, .tonisht he knocked out the British champion in 3 minutes 55 seconds. The men agreed to weigh in at sis p.m. at 160 pounds and both were under weight at th.it hour, but at the AFTER ELLISON'S SCALP Jim McClaughlln Will Bet Heavily on Hli Chances of Winning Cardston, Sept. Mc- in jin imi'rviow. stated that he was prepared to meet J. F. Ellison, of Aetna, at any time err any for a bet of ?500 a side. McClnughlin believes he is just husky enough to put E1H80U io the mai and keep him there, and is prepared to bet any a- mount of money that he can do so. It is not known whether or not Elli- son will accept tile challenge, but it is probable that' the once champion will return to the niflt, nnd endeavor to win Imck his waning hold in the roped arena. CARDSTON AND MAGRATH IN A BASEBALL TILT CRICKET TEAM TO TACKLE GIANTS Novel Proposition Made to National League Champions WOULD BE A JOKE New York, Sept. B. Ben- jamin, manager ot the Australian Cricket team, which is now on its Big Attraction of Closing day of Card- ston Tteam Game Replete with Heavy Hitting piay baseball for practice in running and fielding and that he would like to snatch his cricket team to play a game of baseball against any picked team from the Giants and Brooklyns. The novelty in the suggestion lies in Cardston, Sept. big at- Captain Gregory's idea that both, traction at the last day o! the CaiMs- snaij use cricket balls, playing tott 'a'r WaS tlie 'jaseba" matc11 the whole game of baseball under the I I H r t 163 McGoortv oncn Cardston and Magrath, and with the exception j ca up tuth a right and left to 'the i the fact that the game that the bascball playcrs sbM bc face then staggered the Englishman iwas the, !f endf the to use their gloves, as is I with a left hook on the jaw. keeping >6 Inted farp with them, while the cricket-: fit, on the defensive Cardstou succeeded in trim- ers as is custMMrv lvith them will ins man continual.; on the defence wlth the K. tune of 7-5. he scut right and left blows to licad, and after a smashing right the to his left and the Englishman went- down for the count of nine. got up tt-ogey and McGooriy chased; him aroW-Ihe ring, landing three heavy swatting on both sides, both Phippen and Thompson being hit Phippen Tailed to put rights and three lefts on the head and another left hook put the Eng- I the smoke on, and showed weakness at various intervals. He is usually a star at- getting safely out of pinches, ception of their catcher, who in their game is known ,is the wicket keeper, J, and always uses gloves. If this novel exhibition game can be pulled off before the regular game iu the afternoon begins, it should prove an added attraction. They have .an open date on October 3rd on- which the Giants are scheduled to OI- York Veteran Cricketers' [but on Saturday be lost his speed with -disastrous results. Rather loose assocjation, himself a baseball support also did .its share towards says losing Phippen the game- "Managers M i Thompson performed oh nuund lisbman down for a second time tor a count- of nine. As soon as Harrison was on his feet McGoorty landed two straight lefts to tbe face and a right cross on the ear, rocked him with right uppercuts and then repeated with a left hook which sent the Englishman mg to the floor for the third and last. rime. He lay on bis back in tbe mid-! that a rece'ver should be players.n iUnj0ii spoiled by ambitions towards-. thej________ pitcher's box. However, be did very _ i Dahlcn will undoubtedly after this ex- and for Cardston, and sustained his evolv- hlbition OI- barehanded reputation as a slab artist. ting and base cunning, want to get Thompson is a catcher, and it seems options for next year on some Oi the weii, and was accorded good support. Cardstbn was in prime shape for the game, whereas Slagrath only had OE its team six of the regular HOME RUN HITTERS The sensations ot the game were the home run swat bv Beazley of Ma- dle oi. the ring while he was coi out, and had to be dragged to corner. It was several minutes be- fore his seconds were able to resusci- tate him sufficiently to leave tbe ting. G-ibbons Outclasses Maloney Mike Gibbons, the St. Paul middle- weight, met Tommy Maloney oi this cit-v, in another ten-round bout at tbe Garden tonight. It was Maionev's elKtnfring four Sagger bv Beazer for flrst appearance as a middlweight, Cardston tte Tvro base hns and from start to finish the fight ap- peared to be simply a boxing lesson vith Gibbons as the master, ilaloney exhibited gameness, however. Gibbons only- allowed him to hit on sufferance and it looked as though the St. Paul boxer was holding back to avoid knockout. Boston, SepL Boston Red grath, in the fourth innings, and the! Sox returned home from the West to- day as champions or the American lea- gue to ontj of tho greatest welcoming were the order of the day, and quite: demonstraiions ever accorded aa ath- number of three baggers pounded out on both sides. Big Crowd There The game was watched by a large letic team in this city. Conservative- ly estimated the crowds which lined rhe mile of cKy streets through which the players passed, in automobiles, on crowd oi fans, and great waves of' the way from th-e South station, and rooting swept over the prairies from j "which gathered at the Boston com- i mona, where the welcome was formal- i ly made, over Busi- ness was temporarily stopped all a- i long the line of parr.de, while thoiis- time to time from both tbe Magrath i and Cardston enthusiasts. The best of j feelings prevailed, and the errors I made by the players were generously i ands of workers thronged to windows. _, Street car traffic was stalled by the and it was a nice, ocan game, and a (croTdSj and incoming trains and ,hur. overlooked. There was no "beeting" i rylng i.401 Caliber Self Loading Rifle This is the latest and most power- ful rifle of the so-called automatic type. It more power than the .30 Anny rifle. This power, com- bined with its unequalled rapidity of fire, makes it exceptionally effec- tive for hunting big-game. It is in construction and opera- tion and all its metal parts are made of Nickel The name Winchester on it guarantees it V> .be Mtiifactory in every way. Send postal for illustrated catalog. nMKsm KHMIW fm ct, NEW HAVEN. CONN. commuters at the South station fitting finish for the season. Tlie teams lined up as follows j were alihe held up by the great jam Spencer. Thompson. at place. G. Carincross, L. Carincross, Xelsqn, j A: the Commons the welcome was AVilson, Amos, Beazer, and Loach. MAGRATH J. Mercer, Vtupprn. j Beazler, Scott, Blimiel, Wooli, A. Breeding, Scott and McClcan. GAMES 'IN 'THE BIG -Detectives to Spy on Ball Players tolPut Stop to Injurious FEW GAMES YESTERDAY The baseball crop was a meagre one yesterday. Tho North western, contributed Us full autn, but there was only one game in. the American as- soeiaUoo, ;aud two In the Na- tlounl. American league games qubered by wet weather; Sept. Charles Murphy, of 'th'o Chicago National baseball team eipressed (lie opinion last night that In" 8 short time all managers of big league 'would be compelled to enforce strictly the clause In tho contract prohibiting from drinking or smoking during the baseball season. will enforce the new rules if I lose all my stars and If It puts the team In lust said filr. Murphy Mr. Murphy says If necessary, ho will hire detectives to watch aus-peeled players, the Wicked National Brooklyn beat St. Louis Brooklyn, Sept. 23. was In form1 today, and held 'St. Louis ilmost helpless in a drizzling rain. Sriner was, taken from the box after he fifth Inning, when ha li.it Knetzer vlth a pitched- ball, and was found or five singles. The one run scored jff Steele was due to an Had No Bed of Roses and Her Marriage Caused the Wreck of Lives of Many of her Relatives Sister Broke Engagement to Wed Following the Disgrace; Her Father Died of Broken Heart Brother Suffered Self-lm-posed Ostraclim, Oth-' then Tabooed tenement windows hissed protests at -her.- -Ltd to .Her Father's Death Yet all the time she knew that the news of her marriage with Jack Johnson had killed her invalid father. From the he heard It he 'took to hie bod, SAW none but his wife and children, and died, his friends say, of a broken heart. She must have known also it wns her act that ruined her younger sister's romance, -that this spirited and estimable girl had insisted upon releasing her fiance from his given word; that her brother Was suffering a self-imposed ostracism from his social' comrades and young women friends. She knew too, that she was taboo with, every rclatire she had. Not even Jrom- her cousin, Florette VYhaley, who had eloped with tho Rev. Jera Cookc, the Long Island clergyman who deserted his wife in running a'way with the young girl had sent her a word of condolence. Even the Wicked Sneered At first she seemed actually unconscious of all this.' She even publicly Haunted herself with the big, notorious uegro. When she did not remain impassive before the sneers of oven 4he painted women, that she encountered at cafes and race-tracks and notorious, motor read houses, she spiritedly returned them. This was, at first. But gradually the stiuge sunk to thq woman's heart. Sh6 was a wo-inan without a race. She was on occasions even ostracized by the women of the clean burlesque shows iu which her husband punched the bag. And tho i negro women, were as pitiless. They were, jealous of her .possession of the negro hero and Croesus; they were evenly honestly contemptuous of her desertion of her superior .race. Rede Blew Up in Seventh. Boston; Boston bunched i ne hits in the seventh inning to-lay, scoring all its" seven runs, while [Mucinaati could make only six scores or the entire game. All the Boston layers but made at least one lit in the seventh inning, and all but -less and Kirk New York World, in a review of. the life of Mrs. Johnson, white wife of the negro pugilist., 'who committed suicide at Chicago, says: Twelve years ago Jack Johnson's wife a girl in her teens" at her parent's home in Heinpatead, L.I. Her father was David A. Terry, a Brooklyn manufacturer. She has a pretty younger sister, a sturdy young brother. Her mother was of Cuban birth, aiuj once after her marriage to Jack Johnson, -she had tried to Justify herself by saying th-at there was some negro blood in her family, but they declared was absolutely untrue. Her first marriage was to Clareuce E. Buryea, a member of an old Long Island family, wealthy, a famous horseman; notably a singer also, ba-iug a tenor soloist at the Garden. City Cathedral. Her meeting with young Duryea was unconventional and romantic. Her Meeting With Duryea The young man's mount had gone lame during, a fox hun-t and he had lost the pack. He came leading his limping horse to the Terry country home, asking the privilege of watering the horse and accepting from thi. girl's hand a glass of water for him-: self. He returned many times after that as a suitor. In June, young Duryea anil Miss' Etta Terry were married at the city home the bride's parents, 665 JIauoii street, Brooklyn. There is not much 'known of the, life of. the Duryeas. For about four years at least they seemed to -have lived happily. Then young Mrs, "Duryea 'began to be seen at 'the race track without her husband. It was through gome of the white sporting men. of her acquaintance tliat she met "Dick" Little, Johnson's inauag-er, and through Little followed an introduction to the black fighter. This was before he was champion. Fascinated Others In the set to which she had swung it was notorious that Johnson had fascinated other white women, '.none, to be sure of her breeding. She must have beard the gossip of the stock of jewelry diamond rings and brooches and necklaces with which he Northwestern Spokane 2, Vancouver 0. Portland. 16, 'Victoria 3. Seattle 9, Taeoma Association Minneapolis 9, Milwaukee -ethbride Included In New Racing Circuit Toronto, Ont., Sept- W. I. Fcr-uson, ol Saskatoon, is here for the aces. Mr. Ferguson is interested in ie Saskatoon Jockey Club. He re-oi'ts that next season a circuit of tracks will he formed" and icetiiigs given at Calgary, Moose Brandpn, Winnipeg, Regina, saskatoon, Edmonton, Lethbrldge, nd Prince Albert. W. Finney is roinoting the circuit. Competent ot-cials will be engaged and every el-art made to make the meetings high ass. ones.. OVERSEAS FOOTBALL CLUB general meeting of the above will be held at the Lethbridgc Hotel on Wednesday evening at 8 o'clock. Those interested are particularly re-Quested to attend. fns Over Keys Victorious Red Standings fficlal as well as popular. -Mayor oha F. Fitzgerald presided, and gave be keys of the city to the team, no :ember of which owns Boston as hia ome. In common with" the other peakers, who included District-Aitor-ey Joseph C. Pelietier and Sheriff ohn Quinn, jr., the mayor expressed he hope and belief that the Red Sox 'ould be victorious in the world's International The International baseball league closed Sunday with Toronto holding i comfortable lead over the thrice-ire fore-champion Hustlers. It was a rood battle for third place between S'ewark and Baltimore, the former MARKETS LETHIRIDQE The' local market today remains quiet, there being no ciuuifje hi the prices. No. 1 Northern ?0.71 No. 2 Northern No. 8 Northorn O.GG No. 4.................. 0.59 No. B 0.49 No. 1 Alberta Red........ O.B3 No. 2 Alberta Red 0.07 No. 3 Alberta Red i 0.04 No. 4 Alberta Red 0.511 No. 5 Alberta Red........ 0.19 Dairy butter 0.80 Bran, per ton Jl.OO Shorts, ttr torn SS.OO Oats, per ton, licked 26.00 Rolled Oats.................. 27.00 TUESDAY'S WHEAT PRICES Winnipeg, Mm., Sept. was a steady and slightly stronger market and fluctuations were.'within narrow limits. Cash, demand is fair for all grades but offerings are light notwithstanding a marked increase in receipts. Export enquiry was dull. Receipts were iiS7 cars inspected and 500 in sight and included 515 cars of new wheat. "Weather was cloudy all over the west out clearing, lower. October j.. December Jlay October December Jlay October November Cables closed 1-8 Open' Close 39% 85% 85% 9096 90y. 39% 34 fc 39 K 34% 38 CASH PRICES: 150 Whe, No. I. Northern No. 2. Northern No. 3. Northern No. 4.-Northern No. 5.............. No. No. 1. Feed Winter No. 1............... No. 2............... No. 3.............. No. No. 2 C. No; 3. C. Extra No. 1. Feed 1. Feet! No. 2. Feed No. 3............. No. 4.......... Rejected........... 157 Close 55 94 91-. 8514 75 05 81 92 90 '87y. S2 44 43 40 47 42 42 No. 1. N. TV. C. Wheat: Minneapolis Markets Open Close September it. December........... SFay................ 94% Chicago Markets September............ 90 May............. 95% 90 'A 95 90V! 91% LIVERPOOL GRAIN PRICES Wverpnnl, Sept. .pot steady; No. 3 Manitoba, 8s. 3iid. Futures easy; October, 7s. De- cember, 7s. 5d.: 31-arch, 7s. 5-d. CHICAGO WHEAT MARKET ilanager "Jafee" Stahl, responding for the team, said: "This loyal demonstration will be an inspiration to us in. the games All the other players said a tew words of thanks for held io decide the championship. go's only chance in winning every one with her black husband in the cute the night ot their return from Reno, while champagne swirled and mul- latto women performed barbarous dances on table-tops. Scophantic ne- groes paid her court with hows and smiles in comical exaggeration of polite society. When there was an automobile par- ade she unflinchingly came out. and good player and "will undoubtedly j took a seat in the champion'- car in make a successful minister ot the (full view of the crowded stiect, ami Gospel, If bo decided to take the looked with superciliousness when work of saving sinners. I some of the white women from curb 70 80 .-167 i Bation from all parts of the state to I So to Lethbridge and contest for the Providence 62 87 meeting. j Kansas has always been represented at this congress and it has been hon- ored this year through the selection of many of its bf.H agriculturists and W. L.-Pet. Irom the State col- Xew York.................. 36 45 .682 ]5gc as visitors of the organization. Chicago...... Pitts'uurg Cincinnati Philadelphia St. Louis Brooklyn Boston .629 "I believe that Wichita has a strong 57 .599 claim for the next says Mr. 71 .503 Spencer to a reporter of the Eagle. 7-' 48'' S American Boston Washington............ Philadelphia........... Chicago................ Detroit...... Cleveland............ N'cw York SI. Louis W. Pet. 98 should go to Lethbridge with a large delegation. Our progressive far- mere .would be greatly bsneflued if the new method of farming now being practiced in many sections of the west bad been used here last year, when this country produced million dollars worth of field crops, aaother million or two might, have been add- 41 .liSO'ed. It teems to he up to Wichita, to 57 00-1! set busy and if our people care to -nn help out our farming community, their opportunity now before them. i We "could send a delegation, carrying assistance of the Kansas dclc- .172 -gntcs, which, number more each ycnr, .3401 and wo should land this meeting. It 47 j would bn a ulg thing for Kansas." i ;