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Lethbridge Daily Herald (Newspaper) - April 18, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta 'mrnsDAY. apmfl is. khs THE LETr^I^-riv)GE DAILY Ifl'RArj) PACE NINE THE RED CROSS (l''i'oiii Our own ConiMDoiuK'nt) Mnijlnus!ii, April J(l.- A w(M, lioiivy �!iinv Is rHlling lliln nioriiiiii;, ScM!(|i;ii.! CDmiiu'iK'od In this Icirllory ii wcok iigo luiil iH now ill full Kwiiii;. While Ihls Hninv will duliihi furtlior sr^cilin^' o|)(M'ilti()Un for a I'cw iliiys, it will .'iIho hoi)) luaKorH by piiUiiig l.lii: land ill beltoi- Hhiipo, allli()ii!,'li Keunrally siuMiltiiiK all kocmI Im BoiiiK hilo IliL' gruunil under vory favorable cDiuli-UoiiH. Praolloally ovury rarmiu' Is piitUnB I'oi'tli lihi bOHt (^I'foriK, lor not only a Iiirgo acrimgc, bnt ritliiitv up the aaino in Iho hoMl posiuble Kliiipc, for a Sfcd biid. Sonio individual lariiiors iiro puttinK in an much as :UIU acroH and a few 11)11 aeri's. A fow of (tie fariniM's in our coni-iniinlly aro nl.ill kcrpiiiK an eye open for aood tjnilii. Thd nionibers of the loful IM'^.A. asKOiiil)l(,Ml with their outfitR on the old l''airlKi;iliH pllict^ and idougbed, fitterl and sowed twenty arren of wheal, the proieeds (o go into the local treaMury to be iised for exiienaes, Jted Cross work, etc. ^^^^ Some women hold to the idea that bread-making* is a long and difficult operation, but this ia a mistake, for with Royal Ycaat Cakes, li^Iht, sweet bread can be made in a few hours with but litUe trouble. FiJEi;: Our Ycasl Eal:i; Book will J:i: sent free upon ri:qu�;'it. It contains fuU instructions for malrhii-hn: ad and rolls witli Royal Yc.-^^l Cakcp. Sent! nr.ni3 .ind addrcja plain.!/ ^yrittcn and tills valuable littb book will bs mailed promptly. E.W.CBLLETTCO.LTD. TORONTO.CANADA winnipeg ' montreal ANOTHER BRITISH OFFICIAL RLSKiNS London. Ajril 13.- In tho house of commons today, it was announced by Andrew Sonar Law, of the exchequer, that Sir ; David Henderson, vice-president of the air council, bnd resigned, following the resignation of Mnjor : General Trcnchard, the chief of ' the a'r staff, on the ground that he would be unable to work with the new air staff chief, General I F. H. Sykao. HUNS ALAKiMED AT I NUMI5KIi WOUNDED Washington, April 18.-The great flow of wounded now passing through Flanders is viewed with alarm by the Gcrrnann as related in an officisi de;!patch from Amsterdam today. The townt of Courtral, Bruges, Ghent and other places have been ti'^nsformed into military hospitals, the despatch says, adding that at the front arrangements are inadequate and the Red Cross service is not able to fulfill it-> tasks. Many wounded, it i�i said, are dying in Red Cross automobiles and wagons, and on sanitary trains. POOR FATHL-f^. | given by .Mr.s. I!, i:. ,: ----- I o;' llie society, anil I'oor I'.-itlii.r often li:is the Idiios, 1 iial i(jiiitl and "cdii m Tin: .stricken soiil vvithlii liiiii Ki-uans; ,'I'ho views wcio l)":iii The children ncf'd eiRlit, jiaIrs of shoe.s ' l^keith dealt, willi i. .And lie has only .seven bones. | verv clover inanii'T. h I'll RECRUITS FROM THE MINlNt; CENTRES London. .Xiiril 17. The flow of recr.nlts from the ininiUK districts of Wales and Cardiff continues freely and Ho raii�ve the conKisstioii at the rncolfliiK depot a Keueral apiie;il lias been luudo tor persons to assist the recruiting officorK. Pi'e.sidenl (Jalhig-han of thn Cardiff chamber of coni- I nieree at tbc^ coal and sliipiiinK e.\-! cluuiKe llieri! yesttn'day. called for vol-] iinteei's to assist in the work. lit I said the recniitinK officers wei'c vir-i tually "snowed under" and wer(! working all day and until late at nigl.'. without, being able to deal with all the men who lutd come forward.  ure dealt witli The good wife needs a Sunday gown, j in Jaiiaii. \'iews v . i' With flossy gussets, seiinis and lii'ks; I trating the work in iln lied send her shopping Ihrongli the , ires. This was Inkr, town. i in tlii^ place of .\1 tiiil he Iki.s only .-;even liuf'ks. 'through ill lietillli vi; j the lecture. 'I'lie hoys are till in need of suits. ^ ' � � i To �> ? '� trunks; : And he himself wants rubber bonis, ; tint he has only seven iilunks. i �ill: '..III fu] ll'lll iibjiri 'II;.' 111!.-', ion sh')\'. i; iiiir.'i'cji by .\;r I 'I'.i ;�.) i 111' 11; I 111-'" i !')it ' .\i,'^, ill II 'iMid v-..i;'k i II iis-I'l'ii- nnnnnpnnunnpnpnnnnnnpnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnn i'i'ag,'J wlj 1 Hike RED CROSS NOTES i- : Tile bli'/.zards from llie Arctic jiole Will soon be rolliiig down again. Anil how can he buy wood and coal. When he has only sevini yen? And there a'-e la.xc'.s he must pay, And hills for oil a'lul bills tor ga.s, .'\nd bills for prunes and hills for liay. .\n(l bills for pills and window gla.^s. lie Napoleon A. .lennlnRs lia.s suit, ill .N'ew "i'ork against "Tin: a Hoeialist paper, tor $50,000 for alleged libel in charging liim with being a lirillsb slacker. K.\-penses face biin every lunir; What wonder if tired fatlier yijis; What wonder if liis face is sour, bi'niight I When lie ha.s only seven chilis . . Hilt .soniPhow he will do the trick. .'\nd feed the tribe that on him leans. For good old father is a brick. -Mthough he has bill seven beans. 'fliere appears to id(!h lluii. lied Ci'o.'is 'ii:.i) being needed, i;iit iliml. of the liospitais r. :pert know-lodge gained by long oxporience, l)acked Uy our early training in America's fori\-inost dental colleges. Of great re-assur� anco also is (he fact that- Dentistry As We Practise It Is a Gentle Art. Drs. Bruner, Richards & Nelson High Grade American Deatistry PHONE 363 Ott BIk., 4 Doors from Lcthbrklge Hotel, Lethbridje LETHBRIDGE, ALDERTA CALGARY OFFICE-115A EIGHTH AVENUE E. EDMONTON OFFICE-3 CRISTALL BLOCK. : : � : : > o > PERSONAL ; very ini-, *. � portani. iisiiecialiy at tiiis time in or-; ' der to forward all .sii]i|)lies imincd-Xl lately. I'lonty of wool is avaik.bie at the rooms for everyone wl:o can knit and socks are most urg.'tit. The rllrec-tions require for the leg of the sock to be just eleven Indies long. Mr. and Mrs,. 11. King left for; Moose .Taw this rnoriiing, travellinfi by | (ar. Tliey will make their home in j that city. * ? ... V GENERAL .;. if i> Miss Roberts MacAdams. L. A., in Calgary today and is the guest Rev. and Mrs. T. A. Bennett of Mon-1 -. freal who have been tlie guest of the' latler's brotlioi-. Mr. C. McGlonaghan, i 1,- , , ... the past week, left today for Van-'i ^''"-^ MacAdams ,s giving an ad- for coiiver_ where they their home in future. expect to make Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Adams left today for Moose Jaw by motor, where they will reside permanently. * C' + Miss Illair of ijaskatoon has accepted a position with Drs. Allen and Craig and commenced her new duties Monday.    Mrs. .1. Young has gone to Calgary to spend a short time with her son, who ' dress to the YVoman's Canadian dub : ill the public libi'ary in Calgary. .* * * The great extent to which women are tnniiloyed in Ihe Royal Flying j Corps in Kiigland. and also in France, causes one to wonder why Canadian women are not i-epresenleil at any ot the large t^anadihif training centres. lOvery day we see scores of men v.-ho look quite capable nf "r.v.-inging a lUTijielier" on an . aeroplane, driving the R. F. C. autos around thg. streets; in England such wTirk, outside oi the leaved shortly for ovei-seas.'^ ;'"^,"f .'^f/"^f^"^- �t-� , . - : tended to. by lintisjl: Surely, a Mrs. Home J. tloi'ne and Miss .lessjo i man who can drive a:ciir would be of returned to Lethbridge this 1 much more use as an engine, mech- morning after a throe months visit to!""!,'' "o'-'' * > : .3> �: : SOCIAL EVENTS > ? Mrs. Lnwford and her Sunday school class' entertained Ihe 'loen age girls of the Baptist church at lier home on Tuesday evening. The teachers at Westminster school have been busy getting their tennis court in ordei', re.idy for (he season's games, and expect an enthusiastic season. .ALrrangenienIs have been made whereby the C. G. U. T. girls of the United church will also make use of the court. mm* Another old member of the Herald staff has severed hi:i connection with the Happy Family. Blam Frey, who has been an oper.ator 011 the i)appr for nine years, is leaving this week to undertake faiuning operations near Retlaw. He leaves with liis family for his farm on Saturday. He severed his connection with the Herald last night, and before his departure the | stuff gathered together and gave him i a presentation and a hearty farewell. | Mr. J.^ong made the speech and .Mr. 1 Kvans the presentation. .Mr. Frey i came to The Herald nine years ago from Calgiiry. � girl �\vore toiintl to op.crale his cai;. English gfris arc- fio\ only operating automobiles, hut also motorcycles and sidecars. PosKibl.\' '� Ciinadian girls would consider Ihi.s work a bit too strenuous, but ai'e they going to allqv.-tlie German girls to be more jilucky'? For many months a coitain German girl piloted an ".'Mbatross" on . the Somme fi-ont. She was known to iiave accounted for many of our flyers, and i had us all heat for initiative ;iud i pluck. Not that it is very slai'Uing j for a women to be able to fly; -t'liej' , possess all the (lualities necessary to  a goiiil flyer to a much greater dej^ree. ' than mon. Lightne.'is o ft()uch anti in-\ iativo are essential in a good pilot, : and women have the,se qualities. : : * : ; : : : : : ? *'> � THE WAACS ? ? � �: : ^ > .^>? o ^\a�ny peojile lately are asljing: "What are the Waacs of which we hear .=,0 luucii these day.>?" Their nanip is iiuule uii of the initial letters of the Women's Auxiliai'v .-\rmy Corps, and they are a body which is composed of the numberless voluntary (n'ganl'.-.alions formed by woinen at the beginning of the war, and is made up of the merging of thehC bodies. .^moug tlifMU are the Women's Reserve .Ambulance. who give first aid at the time of Zeiiiiolin i-aids. the Woip.en's Legion v.liose members voluntarily organitanl to furnish cooks and waitresses for camps, ;md the \V(niien Si.'ruallers Territorial Corjis who voluntarily trainted tlieniselves in every kind of signalling, medianical arms, .Morse, airline, cahb'. 1 clcgraphy, wireless, Ir.mi) and heliograph. Wherever the British army � is needed there the "Waacs " are found. Efficiency follows wherever they lead, whether it bo in l^lngland or just back of the firing line in Prance. ' A lai-go nuiuber serite as cooks aijd waiirosBe?, others do clerical work or signallei'.s' work. Then there n:re the "siilvago" workers who redeem every kind of battle field debris con-vertingiit into something usable. Others again; take up the work of the eai'o of the grieves of those who have fallen in battle. BecHuae the "Waacs" have succeeded beyojid the possibility of adverse criticism the government has created 11 smaller branch of service in the navy whitdi is known as tho Women's   � i lioyal Naval Service or for short the The W. M. S. ot Wesley church | "Wrens." These include cooks, ste-held their annual open meeting last wai'ds, telephone and wireless oper-evoning. The program was excellent. !>tors, clerks and aeroplane workers. The (dinir was ahiy occupied by .Mrs. These women worlc under the direct, Kipp, first vice-president. Mrs. in-. I ^"Pervision of the SRHond Sea Lord Lovering conducttd the devotional | "f -i^o�i''l -'^'I'l'ii'alty, and weai exercises and the llltle girls of the M'le dark l)lui5 uniform of--the navy. CHURCHES AND SOCIETIES :� : .> .> .% .;. .;. .j. The women of the JUiptist church \vill sew at the K-ed V.vo.m lootns 'l'"ri-dny from 2 to'i"). � Will eveiy woman of the congregation try to be present.  �  ' The ladies of the Christian cliurch will sew at the Red Cross rooms'Friday afternoon at 2.;!0. All woiifen Interested are asked to come ' m � m The St. .Mary's W. A. will hold an api'oii and pantry sale in St. .Mary's parish hall next Wednesday. April 24, at .'i o'clock. Afternoon lea will be served. In the evening a concert will be iield. mlsKion biilld ' gave very interesting missionary dkiUigues. A beautiful duet wax rendered by Misses Dawson and H*ndrio with Mrs. Dr. Cragg ac-canifitviiying. The reading by .Mrs. Dr. Galbr.iilh on some Japanese customs and her pei-soniil experiences was very illuminating. Tho iniilii part of the program were two iUuatraied lecture.s on Japan. The fir'jt V'r� The woik to wli:clv,,the "Wrens" are called is both difficult and dangerous, but none the less we';;omc because of (hat. It means that today, women are actually in the firing line. ,u. i,undy Jackson i,5jjf,jSinu'.iie,..has received (he iiHwj.tliiftt'' his brt)th!'r, Henry I,. JH('fcar)i" miiletl on KtgUMt red cross drug & BOOK co. w, H. McCaffrey kenny ^ii allin J . d. higinbotham & CO. f. hedley drug co. jackson (k co. NlXj Ol for constipatidii 18634382 ;