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Lethbridge Daily Herald (Newspaper) - April 12, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta FRIDAY. APRIL 12, 1918 tiie LETrmnmc.e daily herald page eleven MILADI Was there ever a game wo did 110L share, Brother of mint!7 Or a day when I did not play you fair, lirother of mine? "As good a� 11 boy." you used to Hay, Ani\ 1 was as eager tor the fray, And uh loath to cheat or to run away, Brother of mine! You are playing the came that in (itralght and true, Brother of mine, And I'd givo my soul to .stand next to you ' Brother of mine. The spirit, Indeed, is still the same; 1 should not shrink from the battle's frame, Yot here 1 stay-:at the woman's game, Brother of mine! If tlio last price must needs be paid, Brother of mine, You will go forward, unafraid, Brother of mine. Death can so small a part destroy, You will have known the fuller joy- Ah! would that. I had been born a boy, Brother of mine! -An anonymous writer in London Pictorial.   PERSONAL * (' * H *  *  '> 'J > 4 4 * .* * Following the basketball game last evening a jolly .little hop was held in the S.O.E. hall which proved its usual success as evidenced by the good time put in by the dancers. Quite a number-of' out-of-town guests were present. ' ' * � � In aid of the S.O.K. benefit for returned soldiers a whist drive and dance was held on Wednesday evening in the S.O.B. hall. Eleven tables were in play and several came in later for the dance. The prizes were won by: First, Mrs. J. Davidson and Mr. A. Perry; second. .Mrs. Jluby Holt and Mr.'Oxland; consolation, Mrs. if;. Wakeliu and Mr. Derrico'tt. There will be another whist, drive on May 1st to complete the serios being given this season.    Mrs. Hay entertained a few friends at an Informal evening in honor of �Hi*. Ormsby of Toronto. * * * A very pleasant surprise party waited upon Mr. and Mrs. H. W. Long last evening at their residence. The party included the staff of the freight department of the C. P. R. Presentations Of a gold watch fob to Mr. Long and a crown derby tea service and tray to Mrs. Long. The presentations were made by W. M. Haffern on behalf of CLEARING EAST London, Apr. 11.-Allied troops are advancing on the remnants of the German forces which escaped from German East Africa to Portuguese Bast Africa. The following official account of these joperations was given out here today: "In Portuguese Nyazaland, despite tljo difficulties caused by heavy rains and flooded rivers, our columns from the coast and lake Nyaza are approaching Medo and Meal respectively. Their advanced troops are In con-Wet with the main enemy forces concentrated >in these localities." INCREASE THE , (Special to flic lloi'nlil) Kdmonton, April 12.-Compensation for-permanent total disability has been increased from $10 to $12 per week by an atnendment introduced by Premier Stewart Thursday night while the workmen's compensation act was in committee of the whole house. It is iso provided that if a workman is disabled for a period of ten days^ ho j shall be paid compensation from'the day of the uccident. In the bill as drafted wis fourteen days. By an amendment of Alex. Koss accepted by the premier the limit of $100 placed on what the board adniiniBtering the act might expend on medical aid was eliminated. Now the board' can fur-ish any amount in ita discretion. the staff, and several members of the staff spoke, all expressing the esteom in which Mr. and Mrs Long are held and the sincere regret at their forthcoming departure. Mr, Long suitably replied and the evening was spent, sociably, refreshments being served. * * * * ^ > * > > � � ? CHURCHES AND SOCIETIES ? : : : > > * : : > ? : On Sunday afternoon at.,.-.'Hir> Rev. Mr. Cragg of Wesley church will address the adult department of the United chui'ch Sunday school on the work of the department..  * i. At (lie annual meeting of the Wesley Ladies' Aid held on Wednesday April 10, the following officers were chosen for the ensuing year: President, iby -acclamation, Mrs. Geo'. Taylor; Associate President, .Mrs. John Livingston; First. Viee-l'res., Mrs. \V. A. Buchanan; Second Viee-l'res., Mrs. Kairburn; Third Vice-Pres., Mrs. Ruth; Secretary, Mrs. Baskerville; Treasurer, Mi's. 11. Crawford. / * * � Quite a large assemblage gathered in the L.IJ.S. church to hear Mrs. Lowe of Calgary In her address given there yesterday on "Health Talks to Women." The lecture was highly instructive and much enjoyed by the' listeners. fr * * An interested audience listened to Dr. Detwiller's address given yesterday in the Baptist church. Dr. Dei-willer spoke on "Women's part in Social Reform Work," and made an appeal to mothers to take up the work of prevention rather than cure, emphasizing the fact that the work must begin in the home. She spoke of the importance of home training and hoped that in the future rescue' homes would not be necessary. Several members of outside churches were present. j Mrs. Ormsby, Ontario Reform Leader, Talks to Local Organizations Washington, April 12.- Warnings of a new policy of intrigue, far overshadowing Zimmerman's efforts to embroil Mexico and Japan with the United States and designed to cause a demoralization in the allied countries similar to that in Russia was given to the national conference of American. lec: tures here yesterday,by Wm. English Walling of,New York. Declaring that the recent inter-allied labor conference at London has for its real purpose the arranging of an in-tevnational Socialistic conference ' to which Gorman Socialists would be invited. Mr. Walling vigorously attacked the Socialists of the allied nations. He asserted that their purpose is to bring about a peace of their own dictation and that unless their efforts are frustrated the "democratically olected governments of Prance, England and America might as well as abdicate." That .Mrs. Ormsby has (he highest c.t ideal.'! i'cr Cunudinn women w'.'i'i clear!/ evidenced iu the splendid address that she gave, before the Women's Auxiliary yesterday afternoon. She expressed herself as delighted with the. expansive west with its corresponding broad thought and complimented Alberta as being the first. Province to give its women political freedom. Mrs. Ormsby objects to the idea that the franchise has been given to the women for their great war work which was their patriotic duty and claims that, they do not .wish their pay in franchise but. that. it. is their natural right. The women have no desire to "show" the men, but beliflpc in mutual help. Airs. Orms'by emphasized the fact that a high standard must be set, to enable womanhood to become true citizens and to use the franchise properly. She does not believe that they should be banded into a political party but. should throw themselves on the side, of right. Tiie speaker mentioned the fact that people are watching to see what women nil! do in this movement and how they are coming up to the expectations. She cited many of (he spk-ndid women of this province such as Mrs. McClung. Mrs. McKinney, Miss Mc-Adams and Mrs. Ralph Smith, of Saskatchewan, risking the women to up-hol(L,these splendid pioneers not criticising but holdin;; the best thoughts for them.. She spoke, too, of this war as being a struggle between right and wrong rather than that of nation against nation, suggesting tHat. such a version gives a different outlook upon the situate.n. Mrs. Ormsby predicts that the war will not end until England gets rid of her liquor traffic, saying that England must realise this^ soon .She gave an example of where in one place in England enough sugar was released for the use of breweries which .would have supplied England with sugar for one month. One of Mrs. Ormsby's thoughtful re- $333 �3 all: THE CANADIAN SALT CO. LIMITED Hie poliVo court in the case 'in which 1 George L. Thompson and Thomas Taylor, telegraph operators formerly in the employ of (he G.N.W. Tele� graph company are charged with in* fractions of the anti-gambling laws. Washington, April' 11. Tic fact tliiil some Austrian officials nought io , open peace ncgof hit ions iiiniiih:; n?o ! will) tin! I'nitcd Stales was inadei known today when SeoreMrv itf Stat-.-; Lansin// said lie ri Boiled ed that a j man named Anderson. ..vlu^-e first j name be did not recall had been approached in Austria for Hie purim-^1 of learning whether the t'nited !!.. 35c Campbell's Soups, Tomato, Celery, Vegetable, Ox Tall and Mulllgatawy, per tin ............ 19c MacDowell's Worcester Sauce ...... 35c and 60c Bramble Jelly,;'., per jar--,*.................. 40c Flaked Rice and Corn Flakes, each......... 15c Mushroom, per tin ...........�'..'........... 70c Corn.ori Cob,, gallon tins, each fkl.00 Wire Clothes/Lines, 50 ft. each................,35c Self Wringing Mops, each................. 60c Mop Cloths, each ............................ 30c Nabob Coffee, '(see'cut) lb............-...... 50c Can Openers, '''extra'strong ................ 35c Johnson Liquid Wax, pints, each............75c Electric Silicon,'per box .................... 15c Herrings,, in Tomato Sauce, per tin .....).. . . 25c Coffee, George Washington . .. 40c, 75c and $1.03 Coffee, Braids' Best, per tin ................ 50c; Holland Rusks, pkg........................ 20c Fruit Cake, per Ib......................... 4oc Ammonia Powder, 2 pkgs................... 25c Pumpkin, per. tin .......................... 25c Raisins, fancy seeded, 2 pkgs............... 35c Currants, per pkg........................... 25c Soap, Royal Crown, 2 pkgs..................55c Ingersoll Cream Cheese, 2 pkgs.........'---- 35c Asparagus Tips, per tin .................... 35c Olives, in bulk, Spanish Queen, per pint----30c Pineapple, grated, No. 2 tins, each .'. .-..*.......30c Tuxedo Coffer., 2 tins..............5.,.......90c Peas, French Mi Flans, per tin ..----- .....25c FOOT OMFORT To a large degree can be had from properly fitted shoes - that will fit, snugly and yet give the foot room enough to carry out its work. Knowing how to have the points of the foot properly placed in the shoe is one feature that assures you comfort and a shoe that "will give you the maximum of wear. We can give you a fit of this nature. We have the stock and the knowledge necessary to fit for comfort as well as service, , V, GET YOUR NEXT SHOES =>*= W. J. Corner of 3rd Ave. and 7th St. S Sherlock Biitfding Tea, Donalco, regular 55c, on sale this week, 45c, not more than 2 pounds to one customer. GEO. KERR & CO. Family Grocers and Proviurtn Merchants Phones 1453 and1365;5 | 'House at Bawden Bros. Curved End Extension Rods That .ire very neat and effective, allowing the curtain to slip around close to the window. Extends from H0 to 5-1 Inches, t'omulctc with brackets. Single Curve Rods, only . . 40c Double Curve Rods, only .75c Green Window Shades Three dozen only of a ;;ood heavy quality of green window shades. Size ;!0 in. wide by 72 in. long. Complete with brackets and ring. 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