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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 29, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta TILKPHONM fffifUtft the yield much better thiui was ex And one of best for the remdrttable Mmrant of mimmerfalloKred land ready for noxt yenra year fcas again wight the teMon that summerfnllow ing is the and the Raymond with their thousands of acres bf welttlUci siimmorfnl low show that they liave learned tho A trip to the country Is surely an antidote for business blues these of daily addfBM IT faSorft THE PBOOWB88 OF THE WAR i The French have entered tho city jot and are pressing onward The British are continuing their ad vances beyond Bapaume and east o The Germans are retreating afcmg the entire front in great confu and are now preparing for th defence of the cities of Cambral and two of the most important cen tres held by the Germans in France The capture of these two points would necessitate nn entire withdraw al by the Germans from northern UP PASSING i HOSPITAL The Calgary Albertan has been one of the leaders in the movement for better hospital facilities in the pro vince ot and did Its share to secure the public legislation passed at the last session of the Its tribute to the work being done to provide Cardston with a public hos pital will therefore be appreciated by the people of that as they will know that it comes from an interest ed In its Wednesdays Issue It said The shareholders of the Cardston hospital have agreed to sell their pro perty to the Cardston district for about twothirds of Its estimated value and will hereby lose part of their in they are disinterested and the put pose of giving permanence and ade quate support to they have decided to of thehospltal fact that they will not get all their money They see the advantagesof pub lic control and Is a lesson in this for the Cal gary hospital by the never put much of its own money in the but so has stubbornly refused to turn the hospital over to the city which paid for and which has resisted every effort to put the hospital on such a basis that the city will be justified in supporting it Cardston district hospital being a public the board will have the right to tax up to three Cal gary has the right to tax up only one mill for hospital CROP RETURNS CURl FOR THE The Herald believes that no iiews paperv in Western Canada takes a greater interest in the doing of far mers than we We do not say this The success of the far mers means our success and the suc cess of every business concern in Lethbridge and in the other towns in the just mention this by way of again introducing the fact that early in when crops did net look very we made our estimate of the crop on the Lethbridge railway placing it at bushels it the weather then prevailing con tinued or if conditions im Conditions began to improve shortly after that and we believe that the threshing machines will ao tually return bushels from this Not all of this trill find its way Into the market tout it will provide seed and feed and some grain to ship and will release enrplus grain from othnr parts of for shipment to the We are particularly impressed with thelikelihood ot much larger crop rfturng than were expected by what we in the Raymond district yesterday where the Board of Trade party drove for ten miles through a district where the crops will average li the neighborhood ot 25 Tr Raymond people have everything to and it will be qie itf the prosperbus districts m the province this The busi qjJHJ men of Lethbrtdge were afio for Raymonds prosperity will be Many orders for mer ChandUe which were by pur merchants in July will be replaced ngiw that they have visited Nobleford and For the wljple country tells probably not so forcibly as these two g but the whoje tenpr of the news froni districts days in that THE BACKDOOR ROU T TO 9o much of Interest attaches to the Allied successes on tho wMt where it Is admitted the war will be won or that little attention was paid the other day to a dispatch stat ing that the British had landed a force at Baku on the Caspian That this presages an attempt to effect a back door entrance to driving that country out of the war and ending for all time the German hope of a controlling influence In the Near East is the opinion of Vahan Carda an Armenian writing the New York says The landing of English troops in Baku is of greater moment than is perhaps The war will be determined in the west by the decisive defeat of the Teutonic al But the duration of the war will be determined by what is done or what is omitted in tho east during the next three Here we are confronted by two extreme ly dangerous These are the Russian peril and the Islamic Turanian Germany is today threatening the allies with both of Our foremost duty is therefore to remove from Germany every source of power she couW draw upon to buttress her waning power in the The allied expeditions into Siberia and the Mur man coast and now the despatch o a British force Into eastern Ar menia which was intended to be the central base from which the Turko Germans were planning to undertake an ambitious campaign into the fur thest recesses of the Islamic worlfl and thus strike a blow at the British Asiatic Empire are the unmistakabl evidences of a conviction in the mind of the allied leadership that Teuton influence and leadership must be ban ished from the east The vital question to be determine at this moment how can the allie orces place themselves in the mos tavorable position to solve the Rus sian antt IslamicTuranian problems The answer to this question is By forcing Turkey out of the v The immediate and specific purpose of the despatch of this British force to Baku at this waiting for Allenby and Marshall to assume their offensives in Palestine and in 1 take to relieve the hardpressed Armenian and Rus sian soldiers since March 1 have been almost continually fighting su perior TurkoTartar It has now been ascertained that during the bat tles which took place in the last days of March and the first days of April between an Armenian and Russian force consisting of men and a superior TurkoTartar the Ar menians and the Russians lost men and the enemy that the entire Turkish section of the city of Baku was shellfire and that the Armenians and the Russians have imposed an indemnity of 000 rubles about nominal ly on the hesides hav ing seized the oil wells and vessels of the There are three ways by which Turkey can be forced One way is by advancing through Palestine ahd With the Brlttsh Army In Associated In var OUR places where they have beenforc d to retire the Germans have resorted o the old trick of leaving booby rnps which usually follow the plan t a mine or which is explod d when a battle trophy Is picked Tho have had prev ous operlenco with these traps and ire not to be A story of tho war in the air which a so extraordinary as to sound almost cameMo light A British doublb seated airplane at aoked 12 Gorman chaser machines nd pursued them well over their own Soon It was attacked by twentyJJer man chaser 12 above and 8 During the ensuing mix up he British claim they shot down otre memy machine in It then ran or home and was pursued by the other 19 enemy aat Its Iielftwith the pilot he observer leaning over his botly and cutdlng the operation of the More members have id the Greater Whining Board of Canadas net casualties in the war to date are At a fair at a goodsum was realised by charging a shilling 25 cents a sniff at n bottle of prewar Export of Canadian silver sil ver nnd fine silver bars 18 pro except under licenses issued by tho minister of Annie a Mitchell high school had working with In Logan town was severely scalded about the side and legs wheishe fell into a pot of boiling A Royal decree calling up the Greek reserve officers and from entire belonging to the classes 1986 to 1918 and resident In the United States of They must Rot of Mod reported Is a prls ALONG TI VESLE American Headquarters on She sit uation along the Vesle is In a most curious The American pressure hns not In creased and though the American guns are never silent for thelft objectives rarely are the lines in front of but rather the bridges over the Despite stubborn enemy General Mangin is pressing steadily eastward across the Juvigny Plateau toward the Quentin road and his guns already are in position there to take in the rear the German artillery supporting the line of Vesle from the great but tress northeast of This buttress is of great importance personally report to the nearest Greek Chandler and of were sent to Oltalla pris on farm for three months for having in their possession banned literature of the They refused to pay the fine Im of Ottawa was killed and Second Single was slightly in jured about the head and face when their airplane dropped 700 feet In a x Fred only eon ot and Ralph Wards It reported killed la Lawrence son of of been In action While plcnlclng at Washago the eightyearold daugh ter of and T6ier ot wae The death took place at Ottawa after a brief Illness ot Harris Mar ding an eminent barrls ter and publisher of many legal auth publishers of Metropolitan having semiweekly or trlWeekly Were ordered by the war Industries board through Its pulp and paper section to reduce the amount ot paper used 15 per be Helen fteller Ts reported as having decided to appear In a motion picture which will be takett In Los Louis science mas ter at the Woodstock Collegiate in died MoVtenly fallowing a paralytic Deceased was born near Kingston flttyeeven years Referring to1 statements appearing itf newspapers ttt the effect that the answering a telegram from the German who sent him geetiitgs on his name hatt Invok ed a berietjlctlon on the Emperors the Orfsetya tore sfcys This statement is The Pope thanked the Km peror for hlf greetings MM for the benediction which the Emperor hint self had invoked on the charitable work of his ML WHIM with American on between American and German troops continued all night in the region ot to eaat of Bart MiU morning the teemed a foothold on the eartent outrtlrto of the Some German aad maehlnn runners are itubMrnly clinging to the northern edge ot using eel Mrs and the walls ot ftoteiM for pro American and French Wg guns pounding away at and the Germane beeit unable to bring up spin at the training camp near General satisfaction Is expressed at the order that the Distinguished Ser vice Military Cross and Distin guished Conduct Medal shall be ed only for services in Both officers and men have complained that distinctions have beea granted to those Whose duties were performed behind the involving practically no What probably is largest land deal of the year In Saskatchewan was completed when Edward McCartney Duttress is 01 completed wiien not only to the Vesle but also Is Of and his dlspos tVio TlV j C OOOA rt nt tanrt f n tfiT the strongest of the flank defenses by which the western end of the Chemin Des Dames is is why the Germans are making such deter mined efforts to retain it mostly belonging to the vhile there are also 100 acres ol cab Ijages which will yield a heavyton The vegetable shipments from laymond are expected to touch the 200 car The King of Gardners The dean gardeners in Raymond s Uncle Hyrum Kimball and it was to his new garden in town that he party were guided after visiting the wheat Kimballs gar den woyild make the mouth water for here is everything in It is 4 acres in and it was baldhead ed prairie a year It las not received a drop of ex cept from the Uncle Hymm says if summerfallowirig and cultivation are good for crops they are better still for and the state of his garden is proof of his everything is to be found there in The beans aie being grown tor seed sev en varieties of aud Kimball says that after this yqar hd believes he will be able to prove that it is not necessary to go to Michiganfor beans for the lumber His experiment is going to yield him a good years wages and is going to Mesopotamia to This is too long and too uncertain a mode of campaign to meet the situation Another way is by a drive through the since the Central Pow ers control the command of the Blacl the Turks could be successfully even if they were detach ed from ed of acres ofland In crop ten miles north of Osage at an acre the total consideration being The price included the crop and some The purchaser was E of who has pur chased other land in the will embark in farming on a large of Win Who has been In charge of the dental services In 10 since De has renounced his er rank and Is about to proceed over seas as a captain in charge of a com1 painy of 16 dentists and 15 mechanics who form a splendidly efficient dental John ot who graduated from McMaster University some three years ago as an honor man In specializing in and who has been in the service at Ottawa as an has just been given a fellowship by nomina tion from his alma in the Il linois State University at John Miller lies dead In the morgue at having drowned herself in the town mill pond while her a returned sol is the hospital a bullet through his Doctors say that he will recover but will lose his Three lives are thought to have been lost in the Pembina near through the wrecking of a raft on thatstream on some date fol lowing August The supposed Vic tims are and Morrow and Samuel of Powder point on the Saskatchewan Labor Day 2 Nobleford Barons at 10 l Carmangay at oclock Winning Teams to Play Off in the Evening at Purse Two ATHLETIC SPORTS 100 Yards Dasli Prize 2nd Prlie Wheelbarrow Race Prlre 10 2nd Prlie 12 Prize 5 2nd Prta Girls under Prize 5 2nd HORSE RACES Half Mile SU2 S One and a Half Mile Relay 3 2nd 10 AUTOMOBILE MILES 1st Prize 2nd Prize 3rd Prlte Three Big Concerto A A KA AA B BA A third and the most logical way is by attacking Turkey along the coast of leaser The Island of Cy prus Ifl about 100 mHes off this coast and belongs to Great The rail which supplies the Turk armies in Palestine and Mesopotamia is about sixtyfive miles from the coast and ex to Forty out of the forty seven Turk army divisions one divi sion it men are now engaged in Trans caucasia and the balance jfre doing garrison duty throughout the to the farmers of theRaymond district what cultivation will do in the way of conserving Served Prom the garden the drove to the fine home of There the good ladles of Raymond served a luncheon that would have 1 made the Lethbridge people bETHBRIDQE MILITARY MUSIC FROM BIG DANCE IN THE ORCHESTRA BARONS BASEBALL CLUB with only toere and thare poor was a If the writer is not mistaken It was somewhat of a surprise to some of the Raymond peo ple Among orops noted ware those to Messrs King Mangau and There many more belonging to farmers whose names the Herald did not And the conclusion after seeing and see ing the broad stretches of well tilled was that tho Raymond and Welling farmers have learned how to farm in the iwst few and that they can produce a good crop every When mayor later told tht gathering that Raymond and Welling would market this year bushels of there were none who could cluny Vegetables Too In addition to the grain the district is to the fore with vegetables this In tracts ttf9 612 acres of potatoes Under the beautiful glossy finish of your leather soles are stringy fibres wljich wear out quickly and easily absorb Rinex is just the sole built for uniform wear and anything they were told about the Raymond This part of the program was in charge of Kinsey and other leading ladles of the Three cheers for the Raymond ladies given as a pact ing After the luncheon Pre sident Mayor OBrien and Mangan spoke telling ot the crops ot the the need of or ganization to protect the the people in the matter of train while who came to Ray mond from Washington last year de clared that Southern Alberta was ahead of Washington with its liigh priced land KO fur as wheat growing is President Marnoch of the Board of Hlginbptham and Shepherd spoke briefly on behalf of the Lethbridge promised to continue their help to get a return of the passenger service and bestowed much praise on the Raymond district and the culinary abilities of the lad ies of President Marnoch was presented by President King with a beautiful boquet of wheat wreathed in sweet Visit Stirling From Raymond iho party received an urgent call to visit Stirling which I they and though they arrived late j they found the Stirling people out in with a very fine display of grains and vegetables spread out on the lawn for Kiddlo others were and after the vegetables had been highly prais ed Feinstein of mounted the tabla and auctioned the of the table for tho Red The were the and was realised to be credited to tlie neoplp to tluj Ud Cross It was If very SUCHosMful auction under ruction in i very callable uuctioijeur wlio was sure everybody got a is made of millions of tiny combined with tough giving strength and long Rinex chemists have achieved the supersole in this sole that ia full of life and is flexible and two to the coarser fibred leather that you have been v No matter what what weather or for what purpose you want Rmex is the economy sole all kinds of ladies dress for the childrens for thex business man or the working Make your tett Whtn you buy or OHM on Rinei are made ud guaranteed by Canadian Consolidated Rubber Limited Head Montreal WMtenm your old shoes soled with Rinex ;