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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 26, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta WEDNESDAY. SEPTEMBER 20, 19J7 THE LKTHBRIDGE DAILT HERALD PAGETHREZ "BRINGING UP D DONT POU R TOO 1 C A. i _. _ TOULL NOT C.ET POT WHILE I CO TO THE TO LOCK VOO IN i HELLO- COME NOW DON'T Nap Lajoie Is a Real Manager Big League Baseball Pitcher's Duel. Chicago, Sept- 25.--Brooklyn de- feated Chicago o tn 1 today. The game, was a. pitchjng duel .between Carter end Brooklyn 5 1 Chicago ......010 000 4 1 Cadore and Carter, Pren- dcrgagt anrt Of.irrel. Phillies Shut Out. PiUsburK Sept. Errectivo pitching by Miller enabled Plttsfaurg lo defeat PhlladPlphia today 3 to 0. Philadelphia Opt) 000 4 2 Pittsburg 0 OescliRer, Lavender and Adams; Miller nnd .Rlacfcwell. Won One, Tied One. Cincinnati, Kept. von the first same ot a double header here today 13 to 0. The came ctovelopcil into n billorly con- tcslcd pitchers battle hot, we eh Toney anil Scolt. going 11 Innings lo a 3 to 3 Lie, darkness stopping the play. First AMERICAN Boston Cleveland DStroll Wnsluagton >v York SI. Ixillls Philadelphia Won. 9S RS 1C 77 .68 57 -19 Lost. 61 57 C3 73 74 60 S2 92 P.O. .C5S .577 .513 .473, .456' .374 .310 Batting Rally, Philadelphia, Ecpi- batting rally in the fourth .Inning gave St. Louis a victory over Philadelphia to- day 4 to 2. Louis i S 2 Philadelphia S 1 Loudermllk and Seyeroid; Johnson and McCavcry. r Pitcher McGraw. Now York, Sept. de Seated Mew York In tho opening Kamc of the series! here today hy a score of. -I -to 2.- McGraw, formerly of the University of Colorado, pllch- d a game for eight innings, only two scratch hits. laker's suspension was lifted. The lub announce! he'wIH suffer no loss Iloslon 002 in 17 1 Cincinnati 0 C 1 Tyler ond Tragressor; r.iisther and Siritli. Scconrl JJoston 7 Clnelunall 7 1 Scott and Meyers; Toiiey ond Win- go. Clinches Third Place, St. Lotus, Sept. Louis lieal New York, loilay G lo 3 and clinched third place tu the pennant race. 1 the charflplonshJp won, .Mc- Oraw allowed'hls regulars to real r.ent In several recruits. New York El. 5 r, Sclnipp and Gibson; Good- anil Snyd'cr., HELLO GIRLS ON STRIKE Ilegina, Sask., Sept. tel ephono opcratora-of (fie gorcrnincnl exchange walked out at noon today as a result ot the. officials refusal lo reply to a letlcr presented by the preil dent of'the newly formed telephone flrls union. The Idler of (he unJon clnlrneu'interference with milsie or work and umlue conceip li th6 conducl'of the employees. At two o'clook all switchboards ivcro In opcr ndon Villh glrla presumed lo bavo been recruited from 'Mooso Javr, Yorkton nnd tho parliament buildings. Tho Btrlko does nol affect local ecrvlc which la an nulomaltc system, but in tcrfercs wJtli lonff distance service. DolrolL ____ S ,1 ____ York ____ 8 S Mitchell and Slanage; McG an.il Munanlaker. t White Sox Won. Washington, bepl. Chicago de oated In the tlrat game if the series here today 7 to 5, (hlrl) players part. Beaton'Won in 13th. Sepl. tingle bj pinch hitler Thomas In the list o ho thirteenth, with the bases ful and one out, accrued two runs loday enabling Boston to beat Clovelnnd 4 lo 3. EASY DEATH FOR THE INFIRM ADVOCATED Chicago, Sept. 25. Lcgtllzec euthanasia, providing easy death fo Ihc Infirm, and from Incurable maladlca, nn enlarKemen of Ihe theory advanced several year ago by Sir William Osier, was vanced yesterday at the opening o Ihc alxlh annual conTenllon ot th Asaoclatlon of Progressive Mcdlca Men i ind recelred considerable aup port. BIQ INCREAtll IN LOO PRODUCTION IN B. C Vnnconver, 9cpl. o logs In Iho Vancouver district of Bri lali Colombia during the month o August ITQS feet thnn In the correapondlne month o last year. There hire been marked I crc.iscs all through 1017, and the clgM months show' Increases ot SG, feel. G O L: F Members oMhc Golf club are re- imled that Hie present tournament jes.not finish unUl Sept. 30th and iat cards must be in not later than cl. 1. A'ny member can obtain any umber of score cards from the scc- elary-lrcasiirer, duly Initialled, on Hie aymcnt of aOc each. Such cards must marked liy opponents during the ame, not afterwards.- and must Lc gned py Hie opponent before being nndcd iu. Any score card that has ot been so ohtained and properly .arktxl cannot lie counted. In order to keep the course as free s possible and to provcnt s requested by Ihe committee that not played vrhilsl iiic ournamentjla on. It is desirable that members' who re playing behind cannot bear too Irongly Jn mind that they will be held ntlrely responsible for anything thai may occur ihrough their driving Inlo he players in front. iVo excysc what-, iTer can be accepted from the players i lolug this. They must learn how to :nrb their impatience. If a hall Is ost by those In front they should im- mediately after a short search signal, o those behlud to play through, but until such signal Is given the play- irs behind must bo content to walt. rhJa Is a rule that every mcmlier iliould see is strictly enforced.. It is not a question of too much refinement. There Is also another point that members should bear in mind whilst playing. GolE likd bridge should be as silently as possible. The jltyer jflio is continually shouting and talking loudly should bear in mind hat there .ire others In the game and lhal by hla conduct lio-is making him- self into a most detestable nuisance. Members who cannot avail them- selves of the Kind Invitation of Super nlendcnt and Mrs. Pcnnefathor for Saturday next arc aaketK to kindly communicate with the Mr. Dawson, so that It may he known how- many are to bo provided for In the way of refreshments. The Toronlo team has won the In- tcrnational league pennant after a re- markable figlil which fl Ihrouph As Ihe Old Boy Says "You may start smoking a Promoter Blunt as a sceptic, but you will end it as an enthusiast." 3-for-25c. S. DAVIS SONS, LIMITED, MONTREAL. Bronx Proud of Zim and Looks to Him to Help Land the Big Flag in spile of'injuries and other handi- caps. And the manager of lie cham- pions la no less a person than our old fricnC Napoleon Lajoie, who In his first year in strnngc company, been the drivlng.force and inspiration of his Maulc Leafs. No'l only has Nap been a great manager, but he fe one of the leading hitlers'., of Ihc Inter- national. And yet they [old us a year ago that he wag he had lost his sptrll as well as his physical qunllflca- lloiis. Give heed, therefore, lo thcas who always believed in Lajoie. Llsl whlto they rise up to tell you Ibat what he has done with Toronto he might have done" with Cleveland had ic been given the co-opera Li on and support without which no manager :an make a showing. We will hear a lot from the old LaJole boosters this a lot of us, will havo to admit the truth of much that will be'iold. MAY CHANGE WEIGHT LIMIT Chance That Kilbarw" Will Raise Featherweight Mark to 126. Recently there have Leen sug lions that Johnny Kllbanc, fcathcr- the The American weight limit for the feathcr- weight champion, should limit ffom 122 to 126 pounds. was pounds aud This Time We Have Three Used Cars To Offer One [s another CHEVROLET TOUftINO CAR, and Ihe ottieri ire'i .MAXWELL TOUHING OAR ind tn ELOIN ROADSTER. All banditti per cent, values it the prlcti we ire atklng. If U't (tod car at a email price you want, Ukt a look at these. f Bijou Motor Parlors FIFTH STREET' SOUTH THE HOUSE OF-SERVICE LETHBRIDQE, ALT A, ST. LOUIS FANS COMPARE SI9LER WITH HORNSBY In PL Louis they arc eternally rtis- qucEllon o( whetheriRogcr Hornaby of the Cords, or George Stslcr tho wonderful first bflflcrann of the Browns, Is the bcllcr ball player. lur can pilch, play a fino first base or a flue outfield, arid Is fast on bases At fresenl Sister is lea-Jfug Hornsby In the bHiLlnff averages. As to be Iho Krc-alpr hall plnyer, Stglci', n firm class good oulflcldcr, seems a better hall player tliyi Hornsby who can play only (lie that not so won. Slalnr faslor than Ilornsby, too, and can go-farlher on a hit- Yet Hornsby has one greiL ivdTQTttaEO orer Staler pan hit the liall much farther. So Hornsby, balling .320 must -bo rated as useful R hlttor lo hts team as Staler, balling ,350. Not lhal Sisfer cannol hit'a long ball. I To can, bill not so long or so CuONEY TA1T IN EOMONfON ON Hla WAY EAST gradually jumped lo 122. How- ever, Kilbanc agrees to fight foi the championship ai 12G pounds.lt will be making the scale the same as (lie European ami Australian weights It would also be practically the same RS the scale adopted by the American Dosing association at meeting Jn Cleveland' two years ago, Tlie weigh at that tlmo placed al 125 pounds anil word was received from both the Australian nnd federations Cloney the champion light- weight boxer of Canadn, dropped Into his homf) town Sunday to see some of his friends and get In n tew dsyj' himllnx before he proceeds casl. He will meet Uloomberg In WlnnlrrcK on Oct. 'J, provldlne the latter wefghs In At 136 pounds. Johnny. Noyes wJll bo bis next opponent al Minneapolis' and the'n Iho Edmonton proceeds to Buffalo where he expects to box Johnny Dundw, one of In North America. K C Ionic Is successful In thrrc bouts he will Ucklo some of Ihc four- tiers In the United SUlcd, prefcr- nbly (n Ihe fnclfic coast cltfcs.vhcro Iho sliort route nfTalrs lira proving nal. Jour- J (hat If (he American asociatlon would schedule the class the sanv as In these countries, thai they wonHV ngrcc to make the featherweight Ural 125 pounds Instead of .-116 pounds which is their scheduled weight at the present time, -The (act that the American Boxing association we unable to cary out some of Us pinna Is Iho main reason why the feaiher-' weight limit was not chanfiftd. Of Course, If Kllbane should Agree (o this switch now It wouM practically make (he scplc of weights between nil the countries the simep And that Is what all lovers of boxing 'would wet- -R standard scale for. all. In the event of Klltanc agreeing to Hits rlmngn It very likely thai ho would have1 to chfillenKcs on his hands Inimeil lately. One irom George Chnney, the naltlmoro boy whom Kll- bane defcaletl aho-al a year ago, and the oilier from Eddie Co rep I, the clerer 3nn Francisco lad who has de- vc loped Inlo a 126-pound hoy from a Iiantomu'cIgM. Here is n chance for Johnny (o gel husy. lie claimed he had ID go Into the llghlwcfght class to gel matches, .hut by 'ngrcclng (o Jump the scale of wnlghla ha can' be ncc'jmmoclfllcd by two vury clercr boya for championship contests. Now Is time for Johnny lo act. YANKEE RECRUITS TO PLAY FJVE-INNINO GAME New York, Sept. Five Inning baseball games between rccrulle the Yankees will supply an 4dderi at- Iractlon during Ihe Yankees' final pi of the season, It WAS announced here, lorfay, method will bo fol- Hill Donovan to nciiBloiU tht yonufstera. (o majdr league fnga. All rcorults arc expected lo ho Iii New York uot later than 3cp- New York, Sept. Zim- merman, the great third baseman ot the Giants, was born In the and Is nol ashamed of the fact He may have been at birlh. The Uroni did not amount to much then; but neither fd Zfm. They have sort 01 grown up ogelher, as it were. Xow Heinle Is proud ot the Bronx, "he Bronx is equally proud of Ilelnie. There is reason for mutual cateem. c mfgbty Zim has been the. best I11 produced In a flourishing athletic nduslry. For the Droni, be It known, ias turned out a number of high class jail players; Heinle Wagner ond Rube JldrJng1 among them. None before has had the temperament of Zimmer- man. The Bronx dotes on tempera- menl. Mr. Zimmerman of tfic Bronx is tho only major league 'player known to iandle. history who carries his private audi- ence with him. Nover a day passes, wllli (he Gfnnts alfthe Polo grounds, that this audience docs not evidence Itself In Ihe heartiest fashion. Girl and Comedian The aiidlcnco la composed of t sweet- faced JUtJe scliooJgfr) (too bashful to allow her name to be printed) and a leather-lunged comedian, Billy Day, who always alts back of third base pulls fitufT from hla scat that would double Nick AllrocVs salary. Mr. Day also comes from the Bronx. There is uo donM he la proud of the fact. Zimmerman's temperament has been somewhat subdued during his year's sojourn under tho Giant lent. Me was known as a, rough, two-handuil battler add an umpire L alter par excellence before he decided It was time-to Ewilcli scenery. Bui he may. be ex cused the temperament. KirslT the ex- cellence of his art entitled forcivcness. Ho ivaa raised tn-a school that special- ized In eccentricities. Heinle Klnierman learned his base- ball wllh the Cubs of the Peerless Leader, Frnnk Leroy Chance. There never WHS at more temperamental crowd thqn that old pennant machine. Evcrs, Tinker, llotman, Sheckard and. names lo conjure! Zimmermaii horned In on the Cub! payroll jual the time when that] Chance left the Cubs after Ihc close of Ihe 1912 season. His invlncihlcs were, on the wane before Ihe Peerless leader stepped down. Evil days were upon Uic Cubs. They degenerated rapidly inlo the chaotic slate In which Fred Mitchell found them this spring. Zimmerman a great player with a 'great club, became a aomewhal Indif- ferent player with an Indifferent tea.m. -The big fellow, la now all grace and good nature, appeared to BOUT under the form reversal his team suf- fered. He got along none too well with Johnny Evers and Joe Tinker when these former team associates were his manage] s. And his temper rented itself against every oner within earshot the umpire in particular. Zimmerman gained the reputation, ot an extremely hard man to Doubtless, after sharing tho glory of the old Cubs, Heinle Zimmerman vas dissatisfied with his surroundings when Ihe learn had become demoraliz- ed, U was no family secret thai dur- ing his last couple of seasons In Chi- cago the most prominent Brcaz citizen longed for a change of air. Nor is It any secret thai McGraw quite as nr- dcnlly longed for (bo ''services of one who was wasting a brilliant career because of dissatisfaction. It was nol until last year thai (he opportunity to secure Zimmerman presented itself. Zimmerman wag a, good ball when lie came to Xew York. He is K greal ball player now... No greater transformation JIBS ever been Been, His Chicago admirers could never re- cognize him In the peaceful puranil of Ma career al the Polo grounds. Zimmerman Is as docile as Davy Ho- bcrtson, one who would be. equal of Ty Cobb If ho had Heinle's former fire and fifclu. Heinle nercr has had a serious quarrel wllh umpires since he became a Giant." Zim will fight for Lis rights. Every good ball player docs. Some ol the greAt ones fight for more. But thtra IB no evidence of rowdyism In tU de- meanor. Ho plays came, now; plays for the team, not for the indi- vidual filory. No man on the prospective National league champions Is more vital to the club's success than, this same Heinle Zimmerman. lie has played game at third base alt season Ihc equal or which has not been seen, since the clays of Jimmy Collins. ATo inflelder covers more ground. No oilier third baseman can compare with Helnie in nclding bunts or slow rollers. And, with it all. he Is possessed ot a grace that recalls the Larry Lajoie of ten years ago. -For Klmcrman, lite Lajoie, Is a btg runn, and big men, as a rule, do uot Double up like a jack- knlle while (ravelling at lop speed. Zimmerman loilay is the best third baseman ot Ihe game, lie la one of the country's five leading players. Tlie answer Is, harmony with his surround- ings. His dearest ambition when he al his best with the Cubs, wag an opportunity to play regularly at the Polo grounds. His temperamental soul was always centered In: the Bronx and its environs, Heinle IE en- titled lo carry his private audience." BASEBALL CURE FOR SOLDIERS Can-dlan Trwpi play' After Fracas at VI my Ridge. Although not generally known, it is an actual fact that hours after the terrific fighting at Vimy Rridge, Cana- dian Iroops were engased Jn a hot game of baseball, apparently oblivious of what Ihe morrow might brlng.'Thls shows, the spirit of the fighting man. as- perhaps no other incident ao far encountered 'in the great war and also demonstrates tho value of sports lo an army. Canada, when she establish.- cd athletics at each of the (ratnnlff camps, where her embryo soldiers were developed into the finished pro- duel, set a precedent which Is to he followed In the United States on an even wMer scale. Uncle Sam taken heed and is now planning to ral.se his armies on the Canadian syfrv tern or unlimited athletic aclivlty. invincible aggregation al the crpsl' of Us popularity and power. The clr-l eumalRncc speaks volumes for his lat-i otit ability. For the mighty Zini up (o the time he vindicated his class', to the satisfaction of Iho Peerless- leader, only two aeasona IV, of the Now Jn WllJics Dane, York Stale league. Like Trojan John Kverg, his prcrtccos-. sor, Zdnmoimfin, Heinle wenl-up lack-: Ing nothing but the opportunity to! break In. i WhUe In the Cubs, ns a cub, gained (lie experience him admirably Tor (he great-' part he la now playing In the game.' There wasn't much encouragement for! tho average rookie Inficldcr ilaj' hy ay to watch the first In thai fornildnWo ofdocay Tinker, Bvers and Chance, Hut Heinle carried a wicked pofco In Iifg big And there were limes when Ihe Peer- leas leader would drop the young man Into the lineup for observation pur- poses, .Zimmerman played pretty ranch eTerywhcre over that famous Infield. Ho served at second, short and third nl Intcrrals. lie did not win a regu- lar berth till SLclnfeM slipped In 1911. Invariably he ML'wcll. He was with Ihe Cubs for len years, nnd his poor- csl M [ling season was 'thai of 1915. .when he clubbed at .205, Ho led the league baltcfg tu 1912 with .312. Help is Close at Hand Whenever you need the prompt as- sistance of skilled auto-repair men GO TO THE NEAREST PHONE TELL U9 WHEHt ARE AND SEEK THE SHADE OF THE NEAREST TREE UNTIL OUR TROUDLE CAR ROLLS WON'T BE LONG. OUR WORK Ifi ON A PAR WITH OUR EMERGENCY SERVICE. TRY WHEN YOU NEED "RELIABLE RE- PAIRS, REPLACEMENTS OR ADJUSTMENTS, BAALIM MOTOR CQ HOME OF THI CHEVROLET, IACK.OF UNION BANK MARRY HOLMAN, ;