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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 19, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta AUGUST French Have Prisoners in THE1 LKTM8RIDGE HERALD PAGE FTVtt Taken Latest Drive With the French Army In i tenth French army yetterday took the heights dominating Carlpont Plain to the eouth of They captured the town of Pirn prez In the valley of the to the east of The French took prisoner 2200 Ger the posi tions captured by tho French north of the Alsne the allies now threaten the German batteries 6f big guns at Chauvlgny and Juv north of These guns have been able to command the city of Solssons and keep the whole region near that place un der It is possible that the enemy will be forced to abandon tNese thus freeing Sols tons from heavy Another great advantage result ing from the advance Is the occu pation of the edge of Audlgny court ravine and the plateau west of At these points the allies have excellent positions for observation over the rear of the enemys Canadian Press Dispatch from Reuters British LEWIS OF BROOKLYN Telk How She Wat Made Wefl by Lydia Pink hams Vegetable one yew 1 was miserable from a which caused a gen eral rundown con dition with head aches and pains in my My sister induced me to try Lydia Ve g e t a b 1 e Com I found it helped me very much and such a splendid tonic that I am recommend ing it to any woman who has similar ELSIE 30 Vernon Such conditions aa Lewis snf fered from may be caused by n fall or general weakened rundown condition of the and the most successful remedy to restore strength to and tissue and bring about a normal healthy proved to be this famous root and herb Lydia Pinkhams Vegetable If you have disturbing symptoms you do not understand write Lydia Pink ham Medicine The result of their 40 years experience is at your he attack Sunday In tho northern sec or of tho Lys salient the enemy was rudely reminded that tho British front a very much alive elsewhere than on ho Although the enemy was apparent y surprised at the suddenness of our and lately he has been obvtous y Jumpy on this part of tho line our operation was a large scale repetition of the nibbling tactics whereby the Australians had hitherto penetrated Into tho northern edge of Nleppo For through and beyond In some places on the Flanders the line has become aetnlfluld with the Intense patrol activity and manifestly tho enemy has decided to considerably readjust the line established las Important While official statements refer to las nights attack between the Olse am the Aisne as an operation for the rec tlflcatlon of the newspaper here attach certain importance to th capture of the plateau of Nonvron which commands the valley o the Aiane as fas as To th the occupation of Natnpoe gives the French excellent position in view of future Americana Harassed With the American Army on th The Americans who have dug in alon the Vesle continually are being har issed by the German and gas The Germans made a vicious attack Saturday afternoon aimed at those Americans who are sit uated on the north side of the They used artillery first and then fol lowed the fire of their guns with gusts of mustard and sneeze These attacks have not met with any ap preciable success and the Germans evidently are aware of the This is Indicated by their having sent over four airplanes which by wireless or other means endeavored to direct the fire of their noxious fumes so that they would be more HOW TO GET RID OF Frultatlves11 Point the Way to Quick Relief I suffered for a number of years with Rheumatism and severe Pains in my Side and caused by and heavy When I had given up hope of over being well a friend recom mended Fruitalivcs to me and after using tho first box I felt so much better that I continued to lake them and now 1 am enjoying the best of thanks to youf wonderful fruit Fruitatives arc sold by all dealers at a i for trial size or sent by Fruitatives A GREAT ORATORICAL OFFENSIVE OF HUNS offi cial dispatch from France today quotes a telegram from Zurich saying the Berlin papers arc an nouncing that a great German oratorical offensive will soon take It Is stated that three Ger man ministers wllf speak in order to explain the most important problems to the German SWEDEN ASKED ID TAKE REFUGEES SIRIKJ LONDON place the number of omnibus and street car employees out on strike today inLon i don at No omnibuses were op lerated in the Metropolitan Sev eral privately owned street car ser vices and a number of suburban and municipal services wore Although the strike order affected a large number of motormen and con Canadian hos now commanded by colonel Per reccivfil 200 Seventy iive per have merely flush wounds some others will lake time healing bin non are really Walking through the long wardS and chat hero and there with the new it wad striking fo notice how ihc most last ing impression with them is ilic won derful part played by These for one drew tinfire ot tho machine guns whleh invariably is the biggest hindraiie lo the in fantry Therwas no delay this We saw several Canadians who worn riding in llerrons of who the went forward in until One of his brothers went down in a another is hack In Canada will liei shockand u who came witii tin first dlvi has never been Many of these men inn the story given iis yesterday by returned wound ed concerning the capture by the Can adians of a whole linn brigade Wounded Private Fort What the Pms Agents Say put 80 divisions in France before June General March em phatically declared We will need every single man In class one between 18 and We must not delude ourselves with the idea that those in the 18 and 19 calls are going to be de ferred any length of They will have to be called early next spring In order to get their train ing in time to get to was wounded just before a c Inrge which cleared the We wore working ahead of the infantry and it was just one long swing or everything infantry and he Anderson also mentioned as an instance of how buck ed up wore the wounded over the re i large moioiMIBU cum of the fight that coining over on luntors of the London County Council tjle hospital ship there was singing Street Car which covers the ajj lne principal industrial reports Indicated that many of the men res ponded to the request of the executive Private was canled back by four prison They did not mind stretchei committee not strike and that be rlnK for us le Very glad vice was said to have been f REQUIRED FOR POLICE CAVALRY DRAFT for Siberia Requirements cheer ful expert horse good Cannot accept men called up for service under 3 Apply Police Barracks at The Americans have protective mea sures against such attacks and on one occasion wearing their gas masks con tinued working on a bridge which the engineers were building across the Vesle notwithstanding turned against Anti aircraft guns and shrapnel drove off the enemy aviators who were trying to point out our loca tions for attacks by enemy and finally the gas shells ceased The morning the bridge had vir tually been Very Important the fight ing last night and today between tho Oiae and the Aisne the principal trou ble encountered by the French was from the resistance from the German have shown far more spirit and deter mination than other branch of the German All along the whole front of last nights attack the French reached their objectives in the short time allotted to the The gains made by the French in the last twenty four hours are regarded here as very important from the viewpoint of future The French won valuable high roads and are in a position to give the Germans thegreatest anxiety both south and west of The Frenchnow hold ridges over looking Oise Valley on both north and south and large bodies of Ger man troops stationed along the little river are in a position where they are continually menaced from both the north and the south by a movement which would pinch them GUI OUT DOUBLE Although the transport workers fed eration has not declared a national reports were received this afternoon by the local union of this indicating that the street car and omnibus employes at Brighton and Folkestone and other towns had stopped do thev they to had had enough of our which wns the finest thing in the shortest possible lime I have ever seen in that the Aimes Glove this a machinist answering to the name of Joseph was Once at everything changed for the The first thing was the Instead of being Joseph the prisoner gave the name of Jeane De a young woman 22 years of dressed in male at tire and who had been masquerading a man ever since she came to Montreal from months Boniface two MAKE USE dis patches reaching the state department through the Swedish foreign office des cribed the chaotic conditions exist ing in tho Hallway service between and Petrograd has been On August 9 unusual police measures j in Petrograd were put into German agents in Stockholm were quoted as saying on August 4 that the Germans were moving from Moscow not because they were but be cause they felt certain of the fall of the Bolshevik in the near They declared that the Bolshevik pro bably would be succeeded by Scher noff and his revolutionary party who probably would summon at once a new national which will be recognized by has bonn asked by the Swedish consular ofliee at art Ing for tho Am ericiin and allied consul there to send ship to Petrogrnil to take away 200 or if this Is Impossible to obtain permission for these persons to pass through II IK here thai the refugees nre American and nllied citizens seek IIIR escape from tlider date i of August I the Swedish consul gen era nt Moscow reported Mint the Ger i man government had refused Hafe conducts for any refugees including 1 consular officers It was believed iliis refusal would stand until negot j iations were concluded with Knglaml I concerning the treatment of Germans I in j A report dated August said the Bolsheviki authorities have agreed to permit the consul to depart and that with the military missions of Great HrUain and France were preparing to Moscow by way of Astrakhan and When these dispatches were efforts still were being made lo obtain tho release of British and French citizens held at hostages by tho Some were released several days ago but nearly a hundred were The Swedish consul general said the negotiations would be greatly facilit ated if the allies would promise pro tection to Soviets in Northern Rus AT THE EMPRESS Should the law uphold the rights of a father to a child against those of ft is great question placed squarely before the public by the Wil liam Fox Woman and thd is now being shown at The man has abused the wife neglected deserted and theii as the crowning ignominy he attempts to keep her child from Then It is that the hour of tragedy strikes like a bolt from The wife takes the only means at her disposal and ra gaitiM her little hi the direction of this Wdlsh has created a film AT THE ORlHEUM American a special sup er de luxe William Fox Photodrama In which William Farnum plays tho stellar will he shown at the Or phcum William Karnuni UK William Arm strong is an American of French des and is a successful business Me Is left an estate consisting of an iron mine In and with his sister sets suit for the French vil lage and takes charge of the In the town live u her daughter and Armstrong falls in love with the beautiful daugh ter of the she tells him she is betrothed to her Later he learning that the girl has oat her jilts her and marries She then accepts mt confesses that she does not She provjed herself able to handle the work at the glove factory where her strength disarmed any suspicion of her At this mornings session of the city council a resolution wad passed in support of a resolution of the Sas katoon city council railing oil the Dominion and provincial in view of the necessity of conserving the countrys man to avail themselves of the information ou rec ord in the registrars offices in each military district regarding persons medically examined and rejected un der the authority of the Military Ser vice and so organize that such persons will receive proper medical advico and The idea is that the governments now have the infor Press Dispatch From Renters from Washington to Hague records an arrangement where i by trade between the United States i arid the Dutch East Indies is to be particularly In of which the American war board will take tons of the 1918 It is understood that 40 Dutch steam ers are at present idle in Dutch Indian They will be utilized to trans port the sugar as wall as tin and quinine ot Press newspapers have been prohib ited from printing reports of the pro gress of the rice riots and there Is an absence of news from the A statement issued today by Minister of Interior Misuno says that the gov ernors have assured the ministry that the disorders are abating The organization of proprietors and elect ors of newspapers have adopted a res olution declaring that the prohibiting of news of the riots is an unprecedent ed and arbitrary interference with the rights of free speech as granted by the They demand a can cellation of the It is the general impression here that the rie question has become AT STARLANU The most vitally important motion picture of the year is coming to the Starlaml theatre on It la The Black the newest WorldPicture and it is so important because It tells the true story of the Russian Rev olution and the fall of the The production is remarkably effect ive Neither time nor money been spared to get the host possibla and in the construc tion of one which appears In several of the over was Who was the black monk who was the real Czar ot Russia How did be rise to power How did he meet his death Whatwas done with his body These all dealing with one of the biggest personalities ol mortem are answered in Ras the Black the massive new World Picture Brady which will be shown at Starland theatre on For the first time the true story of the Russian revolution and the fall of the Roman told in this See She is held at detective headfluar mation which will place them in a po ters on a charge of theft committed at sition the better to look after tne 327 Paul where Adelard health of the men of the jind Canadian American delegation to Washington to protest against the double income tax imposed on American citizens re sident in met with a friendly and favorable reception from United States government and receiv ed every assurance that this injustice would be done away with during the coming said Mit who returned today to Montreal from his trip to as one of the CanadianAmericans who went there to protest against the Boulet claims to have been IN CONSTANT SESSION Canadian Press Dispatch from Reuters Lim is officially announced that during the last two and a half months the imperial war cabinet has been in continuous Every aspect of the policy affect ing the conduct of the war the question of peace has been examined by the prime ministers of the Empire and the other mem bers representative of all its parts ONE KILLED man was killed and two were injured seriously in an ammonia explos ion at the Swift Canadian Pack Ing at 11 oclock thia by an arrangement to render medical aid to unfit men much can be done to increase the effective manpower of the PARACHUTE FAILED Los formerly connected with the Soc iety Polytechnic Militarie of at a beach resort near late when he stepped from an airplane at an altitude lot 7500 feet and his parachute failed to Molas is to have been prominent in France before the begin ning of the DISTILLED WATER Delivered to any part of the LETHBR1DGE BREWERY AI With the French Associated French troops in addition to advancing in the sectoi west of Roye also made progress in the vicinity ol Lassigny The French are approaching Fregnier es to the northwest and the town of Flossier De Hoyat to the south of is seriously men The army of General Mansin also is making progress against the Germans northwest of Solasons and is menacinf the high ground between Noyon and also the railroad in that HUGE NUMBER DEFAULTERS a district which Includes Brltls and the there ar declared to be 1484 defaulters undo the Military Service the figure mentioned representing the oltlcia records cm August ASK FOR INCREASE and conductors on the Winnipeg Railway soon will ask for an increase in nny and changes in working DEAD an illness lasting two weeks the death occurred Saturday of and for Pontiac at the age of 71 Poupore had been of late years one of tho leading contractors of the his con tract on the canal with headquarters at Morrlsburg exondintg over u num ber of years and his permanent work being some of the finest in the conn i BIG ADVANCE WAGES New ter General Burleson In control of the telegraph and telephone sys has approved the ten per cent increase in wages of employes of the Western Union Telegraph it Was announced at the telegraph office The Increase applies to workers and will add about to the companys pay reign of terror is reported raging un says an official dispatch to day from It is estimated lat arrests have been made ince the beginning of among rmy officers and middle class citi The Colsheviloi chiefs are said 0 be on board the warship Aurora 1 the roadstead at pre ared to sail for Germany in case of n uprising against Airmen Ready Work Monday and Tuesday WILLIAM BRADY Presents a World Picture In Rasputin THE BLACK MONK A True Story of the Russian tion and Fall of the PLENTY OF GOOD COMEDY Tonight FARNUM IN PLAYING FAIR showing the Screen Star in a picture V fraught with human Hand of the Law takes a babe from a fm o Was sho Yiqkt WILLIAM FOX WOMAN iY WHAT DID THE JURY SAY British airmen are now very great EMPRESS Tonight Cash Prize Will be given to the first man and woman who handa in the correct name of the leading man in this sensational who used to conduct an business in Lethbridge and Cal Heres your chance to pick up easy ;