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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - April 6, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta sATrnnAY. april a, 101* thf f.FTimninoi: da ,�.y hrrald PAGE FIVE Brlti9^ X1?^ The ?nemy NOT SHRVINGj BUT Back With Heavy Loss With the British 'Army In France, Apr si (By the Associated I'resp). Admit iIk> time of tho assault delivered against the. British on tliu Albert Hector the German* also sent strong forces against th� defense north of Abhiitizevlile, This offensive move was 'ho it-lived, hrtwever, for the 1 Ir i -tlnh threw the enemy hack with heavy loMM'* It \a believed thiit the Herman operation iidont Albert wn� undertaken mainly for the purpose of gelling hold 4'2. Wounded or missing: Officers, ''08; nion u:{;!8. * Thin total U only slightly In excess of last week, which wan ::!!.x. Apparently tho roports of casualties in the Kouunt) battle, have not begun to come lu. Clemenceau Confident Parln, Apr, II.-Premier Clciuonceaii fold the committee on foreign and mil Itary affairs of the chamber of depu lien at a Joint session yesterday thai they eould hare confidence regarding the outcome of the ureal battle noiv in progress. "We, have an Admirable army," lie said, In sumtulng the *ituatli�ii afte, giving details to the committee, "our officer* nnd our men are enuully brave. They are endowed with the best iiusllften of our rare. They pox-�e�k niHli'ilal iiieanH of power. All thin permit* tin to have confidence." The premier's nummary of the sit nation made an excellent Impression on the deputies Alter the merlin;; a member of the military committee said "Til'; �picimier lin.o vill-power. audacity and energy. He hu.-i faith in his convictions and i* able to brine other? to thene conviction*. Afie,-listening to bim it is Impossible not to have confidence" The premier told the deputies {bat they would have every facility for expressing the opinions at the front. Also (ircal Moral Effect From Sacrifice in Food Economy to find n more grotesque or farcical | outfit than that worn by Ue.�-r any prospect of it. let no friend of theeneiiiy pernuaile you ther�. |u," declnred M(ti' Uev I ('i)Miiio l.aim. Andiblflhop (tT York. In I hbi first t'an.idiaii mblresr before an I audience of HCIll pM,;iO- ill Vns^ey Hull here last Jiu-.hl. "I>'.it tiierr In ' sle.rt ikc of food and that �e','a. on a 'people's in rvi s Iteinnmhnr I'int i when atlyth'iiM is pn; '.cfove yn i �" piirdini; the consci'Vit'da t nnl\ : the food saved, it is il-o thai the knowledge of your self saerlfico will put reality ami morel power into oni chare of 'liis km at ..tiimu'e" I Sijeakini" of the renp./ti^-e of Canada to (lie i all of dut '�. he i aid : : "My eoiitil rviiien aero the en v. ill I never fornet the it� irii'� v. b.-itu n And her fore.r. \f the Ttai) " d lie it her ��e'lient lillldle appro - -aid : Lit In AT STARLA.NI> There Is one it;K i iiiiipniili � and lit mem. who credit due httn I i h >!!!' - llfI'erillK direi � nr (,, .. 1 t ar--. like clever ,lac�, l'a I i. 1 Louise Huff, most any d:. >> ha .'� made a sin - c isjiil pi '-eeditlgly fltlUiy ! IV o 'eel LAST TIMES TONIGHT PENDLETON ROUND-UP { THREE REClS "TOTO" IN "THE MOVIE DUMMY" IW(| and could OUI It ^'�>1 i ;-t' � ' l'ii TWO REfc'1.5 PATH Z OF MIRTH NEWS HEAR Evangelist R. J. SCOTT OF LOS ANGELES Tell the Story of His Life ----- At The ----- Pentecostal Mission (NEXT Y. M. C. A.) ON SUNDAY, APRIL 7th nut:' ii �1 v,-| � ihlm V-U'k ]>:�/ al real ad Ii those i'ara- iiiomd Si nnett ioi.iedie.-, Itopini," ll'-r Honno" will he shov. n ' The' Pendleton Ifoimd up." an exceptionally ente-iainim; picnin. and 'Trto,' the great New.York Hippo drome comedian, in "The Movie Dummy'" will be the attractions uvalj) tonight. I MAJESTIC TWICE TONIGHT Tonight Last Time First Scrren Appssrnnce of a Noted Beauty GOLDWYN PRESENTS .MAXINE ELLIOTT DORIS CANF1ELD -with the famous Bos*on1�n� *t ffw Ma]estlc two nights tar-ting Tuesd ay, ApriO Mu DAY IN THE U. S. Washington. April 6.-One year /rom Din day the United States entor-d the war the nation started today collecting $300/100.000 from its citizens as the third Liberty Loan to fln-oce th� fighting. It. was a day of patriotic celebrations, of parades, of soldlerti and civilians marching together to symbolize the Important part each must play In winning the war. Subscriptions began to roll lu early and Indications were that many millions would be pledged before night, despite the fact that in many cities the day was given over to the celebration rather ihan to bond sales. President Wilson was the principal speaker on the day's programme. He Is to go to Baltimore for an evening address of unusual importance, considering the big part American armies are about to play In France and other International phases ot the war situation. For Good Clothes Made to your own measure in Lolh-brldge. See the O. K. TAILORS A FURRIERS. Satisfaction guaranteed. Cleaning, Pressing Repairing J. CHAMBERLAIN, PHONC 733 817 Third Ave. S. >--_/ WILL HAVE AN I Montreal. April �.-tt Is reported that the appointment of Hon. Charles Marcll. MP, and Alphonse Vervllle. M.P., to the new comml .slon to administer the affairs of Montreal, will have important results In the Federal political arena. As each of the nominees have to devoto their time to their new duties, they will have to resign their seats In parliament Mr. Marcll In Bonaventure and Mr. Ver-vllle In St. Denis division or Mon treal. It Is understood that Hon. Mackenzie King former minister of labor will be nominated to replace Mr. Vervllle and that K. M. MacOonald ex M. P. for Pictou, N. S., will he elected in Bonaventure. The latter was recently admitted to the Quebec bar. JAPANESE SEND Toronto Conservatory of Music Ir Edmund Walker, C.V.O., Free. Or. A. �. Vegt, Musical Director Midsummer Local Examinations in Music The Conservatory'* Examiner In the Practical Branches will conduct examinations lu Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and lirlttsh Columbia during the latter part, of June or early part of July next, definite iIbIpb for the various eentreB to be ducid-pd upon after May ltL \>y which d,ate appllcatioiu JiotuVll points west of Ontario must have reached the Registrar. Theory Examination* for all Canada June 19, SO and 31. Paris, April 6.-Replying to Baron llehara, chief of the general staff of the Japanese army, who sent a telegram congratulating the French army, General Foch has sent the following message: "In the name of the French army. I thank you for the congratulations and best wishes sent by tbe Japanese army in close unison with all our allies we will stop everywhere the enemy's rush and gain u victory which will affirm the triumph of our great cause." Premier Clemenceau telegraphed Ltotit. General Osnlroa, tbe Japaneso minister of war, aa follows: "The French are proud ot the praise which you. addressed t� them. They will continue to show themselves worthy of it and will repulse vigorously the supreme assault of the Oerman coalition." VORWAERTS EDITOR SUICIDES London. April 8-The suicide in prison at Munich of Kurt Ktsner, formerly editor of the Socialist newspaper Vorwaert* of Berlin, It reported in an UxVhange dispatch from Copenhagen. He was arrested In Munich last February for having taken a lead lug part In the strike movement at the time and was charged with high treason. AT THK M JUESTlf: 'Knit. Knit, Knit," rn ti. � wo-1-; of popu'.tir HiinK and i; one i uiihl wet "huk kIi'ti'" liiirini; a pert.irmiiuce of the !'\':;:o:ti llo--;oiilan the union has frustrated two attempts recently made by three British labor delegate* to salt for the 1'niteil State". One attempt was made by an American boat and latsr one hy a ship from Trance, but the crews refused lo sail with tbe peace delegates. THREE OUNCES WHEAT BREAD PER PERSON I'nited States ale in-'udd in the :lln-enry The '"Volunteer'' is tbe greatest lau>:h producer that has been seen for many years: the drollery of tbe irrepressible Irishman, .Matt .Murphy, will lon^ be remembered by those who saw the perlormanro here, and the rnlllcklnK trench songs and choruses and the tu.a.-fiil s-olos and (pianettes are yet bejim whistled on our streets .The pres.* ot [he west has paid higher I compliments to this aompany than has I been Its won I for some time, but it has the deeded merit of deserving It. The entire cast of the "Volunteer" are veteran of the great war who have been gaiimrcd together at great exponse hy the author to faltlifiillv reproduce llie characters in his story. These actm wderails live the life "over yonder" at every performance, and the audience are thus privileged to see soldier life rs It really in. and not the vivid vaporing* of a playwright who Cleans bis military experience from the pages of a dally paper. TONIGHT 10c-25c BESSIE BARRJSCALE in "BORROWED PLUMAGE" The best Triangle Play yet brought to Lcthbrldge. AND WM. S. HART in "A Knight of the Trail" -��.. One of Hart's Best. MAJESTIC-Hf/ -MON., APR. 8 ONE , NIGHT ONLY SPECIAL RETURN ENGAGEMENT PRESENTED BY SERQT. GITTU8, 12th C.M.R. THE GREATEST MILITARY PRODUCTION OF THE 4-ACT MILITARY COMEDY-DRAMA DAY DEPICTING ARMY LIFE FROM RECRUITING OFFICE TO THE TRENCHES. . . . SOLDIER LIFE AS IT REALLY IS. FULL FIGHTING EQUIPMENT - MACHINE GUN, RIFLES, SHRAPNEL, HELMETS AND GAS MASKS- BY COURTESY OF CANADIAN GOVERNMENT. A RIOT OF FUN. PATHOS, TRAGEDY-ORIGINAL CAST OF GREAT WAR VETERAN8. ' CARLOAD OF SCENERY AND EFFECTS. 8ONG8, CHORUSES QUARTETTE8. DON'T MISS THIS GREAT TREAT. Seats on Sale at Box Office All Day Saturday. Prices 50c -75c -$1.00 EMPRESS MONDAY AND TUESDAY PARAMOUNT PICTURES PRESENT JACK PICKF0RD AND bOUISE HUFF IN ft Winnipeg, April C.--The Winnipeg Free Press prints a despatch from i Toronto to thtv.effeet that the government lias amended the resubitloas to* permit the serving of two ounces of wheat brttad to each patron of restaurants and boarding houses at morning and evening meal, on representations from the retail merchants association. Tbe rule that only ono ounce of wheat bread must be served at the noon meal remains in effect. | Maxlno Klliott. the international j beauty, will appear for the last time tonight at the Majestic theatie in the powerful play "Fighting Odds" by lr-vin S. Cobb and Hoi Cooper Megrue. The production is an excellent one and well worth seeing. The first show will start sharp at 7.1a, anil the second at o'clock. "Jack and Jill ALSO "ROPING HER ROMEO" TWO-REEL PARAMOUNT-8ENNETT COMEDY FEATURING POLLY MOR-AN, BEN TURPIN, ETHEL TEARE AND SLIM SUMMERVILLE THREE DAYS, STARTING MONDAY NEXT Mme. Petrova IN HER SECOND PETROVA PICTURE , THE LIGHT WITHIN' Either lover or husband. The money-won mother In "The Light Within" can save the life of either her husband or that of the man she really loves. One must die. A play with a power-plus plot. K woman's escape from a mistaken marriage. TONIGHT Carmel Myers The laughing minx of "My Unmarried Wife'' In The Wife He Bought IT'8 A BLUEBIRD. ALSO MUTT AND JEFF, OALeHENRY COMEDY AND 8CREEN MAGAZINE. . A tunnel Is about completed con neetlng Switzerland and Italy. It will1 be seven miles longer than the C.P.IL tunnel in the Rockies, which Is the longest on the American continent^ What the Press Agents Say AT THE EMPRESS PETROVA AT THE EMPRESS MONDAY Mme. Petrova, who will be seen In "The Light Withlu." at tbe Empress theatre nest Monday, Is credited with having thp most eloquent face of any of the prominent feminine stars. She does not have to resort to the staring eyes and grimaces usunlly considered necessary to register the stronger amoUons. In one of tbe flual scenes of the drama she Is anxiously watching at the beside of Uie man she loves. It to a battle for life or death she has waged for blin. Finally, her hand on his pulse, she looks tbe audience straight In tbe eyes-And without sub-title or any explanatory gestures we know the patient will Urn. it is a quietly powerful bit of artistry. Tonight "Tbe Wife He Bought." AT THE ORPHEUM Much lias been written of ludicrous costumes as worn by stage and screen luminaries during the portrayal of comedy roles, but It would be difficult MAJESTIC-& NEXT TUESDAY, APRIL 9th B. E. LANG PRESENTS THE EVER POPULAR FAMOUS ROSTONIANS IN THE TUNEFUL MUSICAL, COMEDY The Girl From Over There a THE MMITttT lONt SHOW OP THE, VIA* 1 BEAUTIFUL QIIU,*-OORQtOUt COSTUMES-ItAiORATt SOBNIC PROOUOTION ALL NEW THIS SEASON. Prices............ ......25c, 5t�, 75c, St.* EATS NOW SELLINO 776033 ;