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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - August 13, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta TUESDAY, AUGUST 13, 101R THE LnTHBRlDGE DAILY HERALD PAGE SEVEN A '> > ? > ; > ? V. A. D. : : ? Tho V. A. D, ia comlng'lnto liOr own. That hani-worklnB "unwopt, unhonor-nd nml unsung het'oine" length gotting somo atnall amount of tlio credit tliat is coming to her tor hor labors, as "Touchstond" tBSttnes he-low: Her unitorm ia trim and nent If not romarltablo tor beauty. And when we see hor lii the .street, Taltins tho golden hours ot duty, �Wd^-plcture hior. healdo the cot Or otic sore atrlckeu In tlie flght-ing.. And yet hor task, as like as not, Ib infinitely less exciting. No hero's oyea look Into hers WItli almost uncontrolled emotion; No grateful patient e'er avors lie owes ills life to hor devotion. Hor debt to England has been paid III tasks that make a humbler showing As s'crubblng-glrl or kitchen-maid, Or any job that may bo going. nut though a slave to dull routine That leaves hor nightly faint and wqary. She carrlo's on, alert,' serene. And indefatigubly cheery, rfom morning light till set of sun. With never fame or pay accruing, She does tho thinga that must be done And UIgniflea them in the doing.  *> � � PERSONAL � Mrs. J. L. Brown an Miss Brown are registered at >feison.  � � Jlr. and Mrs. L. O. Green arc guests at the Pailiser liotol, Calgary. Mrs. L. Allison and little aon have arrived in tho city and arc the guests of Mr. and IMrs. Fred Tliaell. ... ^ n  u JMr.|and Mrs. J. 11. Lawton were visitors in Nelson yesterday. Mrs. J. W. Wood. Miss Wood and Mr. Jack Wood, have returned from Banff. �   - Mlas Ethel Bruce, graduate nurse of the John Hopkins Hospital, Balti-niore, is visiting her brother, Mr. H. M. Bruce. Misses Frances and Zora Duns-worth have returned from visiting in Kdmonton. � m m Mr. C. B. Bowman left at tho be- ginning of tho week to join Mrs. Bowman at Proctor. ... * *  Jlr. Stott of Milk River was a visitor in tho city for tho \Yeok-ond. Jlr. and Mrs. A. C. Baker have returned to Nemlscam after vlailing In tho city for somo lime. Miss J. McVean ia spending a week n Calgary. * * >* Miss Eva Price has returned from Waterton Lakes and ia now visiting in Calgary and Banff. * � � 4> SOCIAL EVENTS 9 � � Mrs. W. IT. DeLong entertained at a very pleasant informal dinner party lust evening in honor ot Mr. and Mrs. V. A. Walker (nee Miss Trickerl wiio are leaving shortly to make tliclr home in Winnipeg. V * * �  ? CHURCHES AND SOCIETIES ? � : : : : * 4. � �,� � � ? � * ,;. .% .J. .;. .;. ,;. ,;. ,;, ,;, : GENERAL > ? ; : : : : > > > �: : : : : : ? The const has always been a popular resort for Lcthbridgo people in th-j Slimmer. Though Waterton Lakes, Banff, Klko and Proctor have been visited by a gieat mauy, tlie coastal cities have claimed the lion's share. 'iVrn trip east which used to be so popular appears to have been supplanted by the trip west. Vancouver Is always cliosen as tho starting point and Victoria, demurely attractive, claims almost as many, In most caaeo ilio journey being continued to Seattle and Portland across the line. As proof that Vancouver is as popular as ever among travellers from our city, ono Lntlihridgo lady has made a.list of 105 names compos-od wliolly pt city people visiting lliero at tho present lime and even this dons not cover the Letiibridg.i via'itors fully. One Is forced to admit that the seaside ha': oven greater attractions than Henderson Park. V. A. n. nurses are to he placed on duty in the military iiospitals of Calgary, It i.s expected tlial a cmII will shortly bo issued for a largo number of suitable young women for tliis work. The best and cheapest tea in the world, bar none. Blue Ribbon Tea-British all through. IB J FREE DEMONSTRATION OF MONDAY, TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY L; C. Teeple DOMINION BLOCK FOURTH AVENUE RETAIL GROCERY LICENSE, No. 8-349IV. ORIVEONimiS Geneva, Aug. 13.-The Austrl-ans are reported moving an Immense amount of material and great numbers of troops in the direction of Italy and are expected soon to attempt anotlier offensive on the Italian front. Austrian railway trains running toward the Tyrol are reported crowded w/th soldiers, no civilian parjcngers being allowed. The Austrian-Swiss frontier has been closed since Saturday. ME IN IN iUIARY POLICY London, Aug. IS.*-.\ marked cliange is taking place in Curman iniii-tary policy, says the military critic ot tho Times. He beliovci that during the allied victories ot tho last month "German strategy was clearly In ii transltorial stage from the 'ideas which Ludendorff began tlie Marcli offensive to ideas whose nature i.i not yet revealed and which only can \ be conjectured." i "Tho successful allied raids on the i Italian front," he  ('ontUuies, "are amples of the way these conjectures are Ijeing tested. Are the C.erinaiis str'Migthenmg the Italian front v.-ith a \li;w to an offensive or is there a backward movement on the front r.nd what is its expl.inaiioi'? Dsuiitless these ra'ds have eualiled the allied staff to answer tlicse other (liK"5tirn,s. "1.1 doubtediy some revolution is In pn^grcss in German military policy to whic'a V r do not yer ho'.d the key.' II BOARD ES Ottawa, Aug. 13.-The railway board has given judgment in several additional cases lieard during tho mid-Bummer trip of the board to Wosteru Canada. Dealing with the application of tho Simiikranioen Farmers' insti-tuto for better connection and joint freight ratea over the Great Northern and C.P.H. from points in the Siinil-Icameon district to points in Alberta and Saskatchewan, the board directs tho Great Northern to route the movement of fruit jind vogciabJes via Siveet Grass. It also orders the C.P.R. to fllo with as little delay as' poaalble, tariffs showing rates from tlie Simil-kamoen to Alberta and Saskatchewan points as far east as Moose Jaw. Tho board has declined to grant tho application of the Beverly Coal Mine Company for tho right to usb a branch of the railway leading to tho Huniber-stone Coal Company's mines, near Edmonton. ENQUIRY RESUMES Quebec, Aug. 1.1.-The Royal Com-ifiission inquiry into the labor dispute and rivalry between tho ship workers' union and tho Davis Shipbuilding plant, resumed work today after .1. M. Walsh, representing the Intenintlonal union men, had wltli-drawn his resignation from the coni-mlasion. The proceedings are being held Ii^ camorn. The entire Inquiry has been started over agoln. Lawyers representing the two opposing unions, the national and the international, aro not admitted within the court. SCHOOL OF WHALES IS ASHORE, NOVA SCOTIA Amherst, N.S, Aug, 12.-A school ot 250 whales Is ashore nt RIvor John, PIctou County. The mammals were driven In by motor boats and were left on the beach by the outgoing tide. Hundreds of people have come ?rom nil parts of Nova Scotia to wltni^Ss the sight. Tho whales run from 10 to 35 feet In length. No one In the vicinity hao knowledge 6f the rhethods used to secure the pjl and the gigantic mammals' will probably decompoe� m t4ir! beach* m Hull Block COMPLETE HOUSE FURNISHERS 3rd Ave. S, DINING ROOM FURNITURE LIVING ROOM FURNITURE CARPETS LINOLEUMS CURTAINS BEDROOM FURNITURE DRAPERIES DEN AND LIBRARY FURNITURE 4 Days Only ComiieEcing Wed., Aug. 14, to Sat, Aug. 17 Four day's selling, placing our entire stock at your disposal at a straight discount, not selecting one piece here and there and calling thenn "specials." During these four days all furniture, beds, springs and mattresses, except the Ostermoor, of which the price is set by the makers, will be subject to a straight discount of 1Carpets, rugs, curtains and drapes, 10% discount. A lot of odd pieces and discontinued lines will be cleared out at less. This sale is strictly cash. DAVENPORT stuff-over 1> import covered in a good quality voriiuir (iipi'stry in shades of brown and green. Full sjiring edge in seat, giving one a .most cnnifurlablo seat. It opens out to a full sized Ik'iI, Jiiis box underneath for hod fjlotnes, , Reg. $138.00. Sale Price $112.00 NINE-PIECE DINING SUITE Selected qiuiitcr-t iii oak. William and -Mary design, in tin' rich .lacobean finish. Suite consists of liiiiiV't. extension table, 1 arrn and five :-tii,ill chairs and chin.a cabinet. Buffet liaa minor in hacli, linen and two small drawers, with two cupboards; table has five ler-cii. (op IS.-c-lS. extending to eight feet; chairs iiavi full slip seat covered in maroon Icatli '� ciiina cabinet has douljle doora with ihic.' slieivos in all, malting a most deair