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Lethbridge Daily Herald (Newspaper) - April 10, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta \ / WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10, 1918 THE iJITHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD PAGE FIVE Canadians Will Exact a Terrible toll from Huns i (fly the Canadian Overseas Correspondent i. Canadian Army Headquarters, Apr-M.- Polled in their attempt to tmt-flanli VInip Hiilge in the south, the Cernians arc now at tempting tiio sumo manoeuvre from the north by Jtethune. The anniversary of the (lute that, waw Canada victorious In AvimtIiik hack so much ot tho oral lands of Franco finds thone lands lr.eimeeil tirjnln. 'Canada with its liard won Vfmy ItMge hehinti it waits for Ccnnany to deliver a front attack. YesLerdr.y tifterrloon and evening and this morning our guns have an-wivered those of the enemy; Throughout the ;irea from tho Searpe to Kou-ehez villages have known again tho Wood price of Wattle:' Women and children are evacuating loved homes. Death "lias visited many: War broods m-or flic ridge. From Lens to Arras ruin is being added to ruin. Smoky by day, rimmed in fire by night, our old battle wounds live agaiiii Constant crumping of shells in Arras, Ijlevin, Acouero Ivere.s and other big and little centres is answered by the roar of our suns, sweeping the enemy front, assembly and soar areas. Our men wait In trenches without fear for the future. Rvcrywhcre there is confidence in the knowledge that If the enemy attacks our heights his price for that attack will be terrible. The temper of our forces is magnificent. It found repeated expression yesterday. At one point two Canadian parties raided enemy lines. The find, advancing after urtillory barrage, found the enemy outpost line deserted. It pushed on to the front lino and with no better success, only two of the enemy being found. They resisted and were killed. The other party, in a stealthy raid, found tho oneniy In some strength and killed five and captured one. Later in the afterrioon the Canadians took three more prisoners. Early this afternoon under the cover of an artillery barrage twp more raids were carried out against tho enemy. One raiding party had no luck, but. the other, twenty-five strong took no fewer than ten prisoners. 1 says an Office A most remarkable and interesting human document, in the shape of a Jotter from a former hospital worker behind tho French lines lias been received by Madame Olga Petrova. The, writer, a southern society girl. f The long-expected Fordson tractor Is here, and It is working, and judging by .the comments of' the couple of hundred people who witnessed the demonstrations at Henderson Park today It Is going to be a winner. The p.bsoiute, mobility of the Fordson Is the big feature which impressed itself on thoso witnessing the demonstration. The fact that it did as high a;: seven- miles an hour at high speed in going from one spot, to another, thus putting It in the class with horses for road work has already determined many farmers to put one of the little machines on order. Do Work of Four Hcrsvs In putting out the Fordson, all that the makers, Henry Ford and Son, claim for it is that, it will do the work of four horses. But that it will do the work of a regular six horse plow team was demonstrated today in the breaking demonstration. It. is capable of handling two fourteen inch plows on virgin prairie and doing it at a speed of 2% miles per hour or' even better. It was doing .this work today, and making an excellent job of it. To 'give spectators a line on the speed it i-.vill develop it was put to" work dragging four weighted sections of drag harrow on the golf course, and was working almost twice the speed horses would do tho same work. The little machine is built on the principle of the Ford car and every- Qtiehec. Apr. 10.-Major General Itodgers, Toronto, who had charge of the militia i'l St. Ilocli on the iilglu j who lias just returned from the hat-ot' (lie riot on .Monday, April 1, was j tie ficldsjof 1'Jurope, where she labored the main witness today at the cornn- j in the services of the .American Am-er's inquest, into the death of four, nulunce HoRp't!!1''"""Tibes her rour-civilinns killed, in the clash between j age and fortitude under the most, try-tho mob and the militia. ! jug and nerve-racking comfit ions to / He explained that, lie had 1180 men ! the inspiration which she has received under ills command � that night with from the screen artistry of .Madame ten machine guns stationed through- j.I'etrova. The aut.iio'- of the commit, the riot zone. i munication lias requested that her He said only one of (he guns was ! name be kept secret, fired and lhaf. was in St. Sauvcur j Mmiamc Petrova became so deep-near Hagot.street, where the four cir- i)v jnt,,rc3teUC Finest Ripe Bananas, per dozen *n Thursday ............................. TCvC Deliveries Every mm gave this mm OflLD VINOL And He Got Well and Strong. That's True Monaca, Pa.-"My little boy, who Is the youngest of three, was weak, nervous and tired all the time, so ho was most unfit at school, and nothing seemed to help him. I learned of Vinol and gave it to him. It has restored his health and strength and he has gained in weight.-Mrs. Frederick Sommers, Monaca, Pa. Vinol is a constitutional cod liver and iron remedy for delicate, weak, ailing children. Formula on every bottle, so you know what you are giving them. Children love it, J. O. HIGINBOTHAM & CO., LTD. Druggists, Lethbridge Also at the best druggists in all Alberta towns. A CHILD GETS GROSS, A f A � � � � � � --------- thing has been done to make it mobile an veil as fool proof. It bums kerosene, but for cold mornings it has a gasoline arrangement for easy starting. From two to two and one-half gallons of kerosene are consumed in ploughing an acre and one quart of lubricating oil Is also needed. The cost is less than tho price of a bushel ot oats at present prices. 'rhe machine in ploughing has a specially constructed Oliver plough with two fourteen inch/bottoms, and working t}ie ordinary day will aver-, age eight acres. It wjll handle other farm machinery equally as well. The Fordson demonstrator will be kept at the Ford Oarage and Manager Virtue .will be glad at any time to demonstrate it to intending purchasers. Orders, however^ must be sent to the department of agriculture at Edmonton accompanied by the cash, and shipment will be made direct, in turn j 'as the orders are received. Sixty machines are now on the way to tho prairie provinces. Experts Here W. T. Kogers, of Regina, a Ford expert and T. E. McGinnis are here handling the demonstration, having been appointed by the Food Control Board for that Purpose. A. C. Hart, of the Oliver Plow Works is accompanying them as plow expert during the demonstrations. "It is a dandy little machine, and I would like to get one for the city street work." said Commissioner Orace to the Herald. "The speed the^ can develop is one of the blg^featuresn for what we require." The machine has three Bpeede forward, low at about 114 miles an hour, intermediate at about 2v2. and high at fl miles. It also has a reverse speed. Mr. Rogers suggests that the demonstrations in future should be made profitable by using the outfit to plow larger garden tracts within tho city and this 'will probably be the course followed. Mails' werc'killed. Ho says it, worked barely a few seconds and that about, 31! bullets were fired from its muzzle. Witness also stated that the riot, act was read about !) o'clock thai night near the Jacques (.'artier Market Place by "Captain Haigtins. lie says Captain Haigtins read the riut act both in French and Knglish. . lie had received orders to subdue the trouble as much as possible by the simple presence of the troops and to fire among the crowd at the very latest possible moment, and to prevent.,, if possible any bloodshed. His special mission that night was to prevent the holding of Armand La-vergne's announced meeting and to prevent any groups from gathering. Major Rodgers then related how he H our ^?(Fnf fjudson's Bay (Tompa Phone 313 Theatre, New York, 011 Sunday. l)e comber 23rd. Mme. Petrova is appearing at I lie Rmpress tonight in "The Light Thai .Failed". On Friday and Saturday W. S. llarte will appear in a fi-roel feature. AT STAKLAND Om* of the most popular players on the screen is appearing regularly in Butterfly pictures. Tin's is Harry Carey, the creator of Western- characters, whose films? "The Secret STOMACH ACTS FINE! Man." "Straight Shooting" and "A saw shot after shot fired against the ; Marked Man," have been among the military from house tops, from behind I ______..,___. snowdrifts, from behind posts and a!- j so from a hiding place behind the cab stand ui St. Joseph street and Kagot street. It was then, the riot growing to a high pitch of activity, that he himself ordered the machine gun brought to the fore, backed against a stonewall. He ordered his men to fire tho machine gun, but just for a few seconds, enough to scare the mob away. ^ The major added he was positive _______ the machine gun hit no one, thai allj�pape's Diapepsin" Fixes Sick, Sour, those who were hit were struck by Upset Stomachs In Five Minutes. stray bullets. I , ---- Questioned by Armand Lavergne, j You don't war.t a slow remedy when attorney lor families of some ot the your stomach is bad-or an uncertain victims, Major Rodgers said that all one-or a harmful one-your stomach the soldiers who helped quail the is too valuable; you musn't injure it riots in Quebec City were draftees, I with drastic drugs, none of them having seen service at j Pape's Diapepsin is noted for its the front. He said that some of the speed in giving relief; its harmless-oiticers, however, were men return-,ness; its certain, unfailing action in ed from the front. 1 j regulating sick, sour, gassy stomachs. Joseph Tremblliy, cousin of Bdwai-d ! Its millions of cures in indigestion, Tremblay, one of ihe victims, testi- dyspepsia! gastritis and other stomach fled they went to Jacques Cartier j trouble has made it famous the world Square to attend Lavergne's meeting over. and finding the meeting was cancel- j Keep this perfect stomach doctor in led, walked along St. Joseph street, your home-keep it handy-get a largy He says he remembers reading the ! fifty-cent .cas� from any drug store and notices in tho press, ordering citizens j then if anyone should eat.� something to desist from forming groups, but |.which doesn't, agree with them, it that he never thought the military I what they eat lays like lead, ferments most successful Butterfly releases. With his charming little loading lady, .Molly Malone, and his clever young director, .Jack Ford, he has produced another of these red-blooded tales of the West, which is called "Bucking Broadway," and which- will be the offering at Starland tonight, and tomorrow. It tells tho story of a puncher who rescues iiis sweetheart, from tho villain in a single-handed f^ght against great odds. This Homeric conflict, in which the hero is later joined by some of his cowboy friends. takes place in a most, original environment -a roof garden of a fashionable hotel. The tremendous fight, which is staged among little tallies, chairs, supper dishes and champagne buckets, is one of tile most thrilling affairs which lias ever been photographed, and the result is held in suspense until the very last moment.  i is as clever and entertaining as ever. I'.illee O'N'eil is still wit.il the show. Tho whole company of girls have a I (dean refreshing stage appearance, the costumes are spotless, and colorful, and the play is enhanced with a pretty stage setting. The Bostonians will appear again at the .Majestic tonight, and will doubtless draw a large audience on the sheer merit of their performance last night. 1 ily lur.tses. Manager Brown states that I the films will be perfectly projected, j special music will he provided, and I all seats may he reserved in advance, j One show nightly will be given, starting sharp at 8.30. AT THE MAJESTIC THE BOSTONIANS ARE BETTER THAN EVER Mary Garden, the world's highest salaried operatic singer, will make, her appearance at the Majestic, Theatre on Thursday. Friday and Saturday this week, in a daring new play "The Splendid Sinner." In this new play, which was written by Kate Jordan. ltary�Garden plays the part of a vampire, a woman who ultimately pays the price of her sin. in magnificent sacrifice. Mary Garden has never before been seen in Lethbridge. and her debut here will doubtless draw capac- would enforce the orders to such an extent. and sours aid forms gas> causes bead-ache, dizziness and nausea; eructations of acid and undigested food- The largest one-day auction sale ! remember as soojias Pape's Diapepsin ever held under the auspices of the 1 conies in contact with the stomach all Belleville District Holstein Breeders': such distress vanishes. Its prompt-club took place when 108 head of cat-; ness, certainty and ease in overcoming tie were sold. Receipts totalled near-! the worst stomach disorders is a reve-ly $22,000. lation to those who try it.-Advert. Says Judge at C. N. R. Hearing -i-98 Per Cent Stock Owned By Govt. Look, Mother! If Tongue Is Coated, Clean Little Liver and Bowels. If your little one's tongue is coated, it is a. sure sign the stomach, liver and bowels need a gentle, thorough cleansing at once. When your child is cross, peevish, listless, pale, doesn't sleep, eat or act naturally; if breath is bad, stomach sour, system full of cold, throat sore, or if feverish, give a tea-spoonf'ul of "California Syrup of Mfes," and in a few hours all the clogged up, constipated waste, sour bile and undigested food will gently move out of the bowels, and you have a well, playful child again.* Sick children needn't be coaxed to take this harmless "fruit laxative." Millions of mothers keep it handy because they know its action on the stomach, liver anU bowel3 is prompt and sure. They also know a little given today saves a sick child tomorrow- Ask your druggist for a bottle of "California Syrup of Figs," which contains directions for babies, children of all x ages and for grownups plainly on the bottle, tfeware of counterfeits sold hero. Got the genuine made by "California Fig Syruli Com uaiiy.''-Advertisement. Toronto, April 10.-That 98 per cent, of the stock of the C. N. H. has been transferred to and vested in the Dominion government and that the government controls the road, was stated by, F. H. Phippen. K.C.. at this morn: ing's session of the' C.N.R. arbitration board. Sir William Meredith, chairman, pointed out that it. might make an Important difference if it was conceded that the go/ernment owned the road as the Ontario land grant through the clay belt was upon terms which would cause it to be forfeited if the railway came into the hands of tho government. The chairman commented on the fact that there was an increase of nearly a million dollars in the monthly operating expenses of the road as submitted by Air. Phippen. The figures which had been much wanted by Mr. Tilley, chief goverrr-ment counsel, yesterday were forthcoming this morning and were filed as exhibits. Carlos Hays, general manager of the Canadian Government Railways eastern Hues, used the figures to illustrate-the danger of relying too strongly on bright prospects. The figures submitted were signed by D. B. Hanna and bore tho explanation that tho loss in operating was due to severe snow storms and tint excessive cost of locomotive equipment and mataerials. "There seems to be no end to the demand of labor organization," remarked Mr. Hays while discusBing the increased cost of supplies. Mr. Nesbitt: "What will happen after the war .with regard to labor?" Mr. Hays: "I would not like to predict." - * lice. ? ' EMPRESS 25c- 10c TONIGHT, TOMORROW AND FRIDAY MATINEE Mne Petrova  In Her Second Petrova Picture The Light Within, There are somethings, fortunately, in this world that improve with age. This was amply demonstrated last night at the Majestic when the Famous" Bostonians returned for their annual vi3it to Lethoridge, Their offering this season is styled, "The Girl from Over There." but it must frankly be said that the title is somewhat misleading. There is not the least vestige of anything military about the play. It is simply a bright, breezy, tuneful little operetta in which tho girls 01 the company excel themselves over any of their previous efforts here. Novelty songs and really clever dancing predominate. There is one tiny little tot with the company (about a minute high and looking about three years of age) who is a riot. Doris Can-field, again with this.show this season. TONIGHT AND TOMORROW BUTTERFLY PICTURES PRESENT HARRY CAREY IN "BUCKING BROADWAY" ALSO "THE JOY-RIDERS SEVEN REELS OF FUN & ACTION ADMISSION 25c AND 10c majestic TONIGHT LAST TIME B. E. LANG PRESENTS THE EVER POPULAR FAMOUS BOSTONIANS IN THE TUNEFUL MUSICAL COMEDY "The Girl From Over There" The Smartest Song Show of the Year. Beautiful Girls, Gorgeous Costumes, Elaborate Scenic Production. All new this Season. Prices......25c, 50c, 75c; $1.00 Seats Now Sellng. TONIGHT JUNE CAPRICE In "A Modern Cinderella" A Fox Picture of Great Merit. Tomorrow, the Big Special "COME THROUGH," the big play of the underworld SPECIAL STAGE ^ SETTING AND PROJECTION. LETHBRIDGE'S LARGEST PLAY-HOUSE PRESENTS THIS WEEK^- SPECIAL MUSICAL VICTROLA OPERATIC SELECTIONS Thur., Fri., and Sat. Nights 8.30 Matinee Sat. at 2.30 A Sensational Mary Garden Production BIGGER AND BETTER THAN "SAPHO" A magnificent emotional drama of today; in the spirit of today; in the gowns of today. A star who is daring, thrilling, stormy and volcanic. A beautiful, wonderful woman driven to the limit of desperation; sacrificing her honor; stripping herself of her wealth for the man she loves; placing herself in the grip of an enemy of all humanity. Cj} And then-a heart-stirring redemption with the final reward of martyrdom. MARY THE ROMANCE OF A BEAUTIFUL GIRL'S ESCAPE FROM A MISTAKEN MARRIAGE. HERE TONIGHT A FIRST NATIONAL AND TOMORROW ATTRACTION FRIDAY AND SATURDAY-WM. 8! HART, IN "WOLF LOWRY" 6 ACTS. ALSO A BRAND-NEW KEYSTONE, 2-REELER. GARDEN -I N- The By KATE JORDAN-DIRECTEO BY EOWIN CAREWE. ONLY WHEN YOU HAVE SEEN THIS OVERWHELMING DRAMA WILL YOU REALIZE THE MARVEL OF THIS GREAT ACTRESS, THE MOST CELEBRATED WOMAN IN THE WORLD. ALL RESERVED.-PRICES OF ADMISSION: Nights 50c, 35c, 25c Saturday Matuiee.. 25c; Kiddies.. 5c COMING TO THE MAJESTIC NEXT WEEK-MONDAY. TUESDAY, WEDN'DAY Hall Caine's Greatest Work "THE CHRISTIAN'' WITH EDITH STOREY AND EARLE WILLIAMS. 74 5435 0260 ;