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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 31, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETtMHIDGE DAILY HERALD PAGE P1VE War Summary by Associated Press Mount height sting virtually all tho northern side of the Lys salient In Flanders la again In the hands of the Dispatch es to London state that this famous for which the Germans paid a terrible price In April and which was defended to the death by the has beeh captured hut there have bfcen no reports Of an attack being made on this hill and It is probable that tho Germans retired from There are evidences the enemys 1etroat from Lys salient is being the British having taken the station of Ballleull as well M Mount Lille to tho and bnlng in possession of the bank of the Lawe niver from Vlellechapelle to Lcstrem on the southern side of the In certain vital sectors of this battle the British have gained from one to two miles during the last While there Is every evidence that allied pressure against the German linen from Solssons to Arras contin tho desperate attempt of the enemy to cover his retreat seems to have about a for the At only two of Arras and northwest and north of the allied fdrcea moved North of Cambral Road In the former sector north of the ArrasCambral the British have occupied the Serving close to the highway and have moved into the village of Eterpigny to the north This village is on theeast bank ofthe Sensee River rind its capture marks the passage of that small but important waterway at a vital Counter attacks delivered in consid erable force compelled tho British to withdraw from Bullecourt and Hend cscourt but there Is little to indicate that the Gechiaris have decided to nfako a stand Take Clery The British official statement says that the town of which is on the Somme to northwest of Per has been taken from the Ger but Mont a mile and a half north of has been cap by the This report would Indicate that Peronne Is be ing surrounded by tho who had forced their way across Somme to the south of Peronne yester dayi There Is hard fighting going on north of American and French troops strlvlnc to capture the high plateau that dominates the Alsne and Ailette Valleys and also endeavor Ing to force their way further onward toward Coney Le an Important concentration between the Olse and the The Germans are fighting hard In this sector und ap pear to have checked the allies for the time Associated Press With tho British Forces in of Bapaume hard fighting continues and more ground has been capfured by the Be tween Bapaume and the Somme the British are attacking near Marriens which is strongly hejd by the In the north the recent British successes have apparently caused the Germans to start a withdrawal extend ing roughly from the neighborhood of Kemmel through the region of Bethuje and thir morning the British lines appeared to be progressing rapidly on the heele of the Ballleul is now completely in British hands and patrols are on Mont De The ad vancing British also apparently reached points well to the east of La Couture and Vielle Patrols are reported to be Dran outre and on the Scherpenburg front southwest of enemy trenche running through Brie and extending both to the north and the south are strongly held by the indlcat ing that at least for a time the cnemj intends to try to hold on to the eas bank of the Sritutg 9m Residential Church School lor Boys Bmuiy caW Far fmiMha apptl I GmABAU Fall Term commences September 12 Entrance 1st 8 New Attack With xtho British The British attacked the German at dawn today north of Mein and south of Bullecourt and this region also seemS to have cleared of the In the Lys salient fires are burning at many Indicating the withdrawal of the Germans the lines of the British have been advanc ed to the east of and north of Reports df Germans refusing to fignt continue to be Reliable Ger man Information says On August 22nd It wa9 learned that the fifth company of the 22nd reserve infantry regiment refused to go for ward to relieve the fourth company which had suffered heavy losses as it had only gone out of line Itself four days To Hell with The men refused for two hours during which the commander threat ened to send them forward under es In the end the men were pur uftded after heated argument about heir duty to tho to which ome of thfi men openljf retorted To etl with the Horrible Terrific losses continue to be In flicted on the Tho Gentians in a large section of the front to the ast Bapaume have not had ood for three days because British smashed a large number of travelling With the French Army In Machine guns have been placed on every point of vantage by tho Germans and the struggle has become a sort of ush The enemys machine uns are carefully concealed and com mand all paths leading up the hills and are capable of holding up a large orce and obliging aosaultlng troops o dodge and surround the emplace It has been found that artil ery never reaches all of French soldiers their jnce in are becom Jng familiar with this Indian style of which the German machine Dinners left behind so that the In retire with greater securi are becoming weary of their When taken they complain that they alone have been Mtcrificed and they have been obliged not only to face the French but have under fire of cheir own shells from the rear filling on the positions they have been ieft to This hap pened yesterday at Noyou and seemed to bo happening Shells from the German heavy artillery were fall ing short all around Mount Simeon and others were falling on FOOD BOARD FLASHES FOR FEMININE FOLK Pekingese are out of fashion in Brit ain these What do you think has succeeded them Mad ame Bunny and her large family Before the war Lady Decles was one of the leading specialists in Pekingese in a palatialestablishment in London where Society with a capital S fore gathered to buy the bibelots of the Now the Pekingese have Lemon Juice For Freckles Girls Make beauty lotion at home for a few Try Itl Cleanliness and Health There is neither age limit no exemption every woman and child his a daily fight to carry on against germs ind microbes of Use LIFEBUOY for victorious and delightful for a refreshing and for thorough cleansing of the Tkt etfttlic tJotir in LifehMj it nto Win mttttivt Lever Brother CXCHANGE New pa per Sterling demand demand cables cables demand Mexican dollars Government bonds flrmf railroad bonds What the Press Agents Say AT STAKLANfj A new WorldPicture having June Elvidge an Its alar Is called The Tenth and centers upon a divorce trial in which the pro siding justice finds tho wife guilty and characterizes her defence an too ridiculous for To provrj her case tho defendant Ingeniously stages the Identical situation In judges own making him fcfl like n very cheap sort of citizen and inci dentally clearing hatown AT THE ORPITEUM As Doris Standish in Which Wom the Bluebird Photoplay which comes to the Orpheum theatre to Ella Hall appears in a role on tirely different from anything she has ever before been called upon to Hitherto Miss Hull has been seen in society dramas of I he lighter stories written around the brighter side of with quaint and pretty In tins latest re lease she is shown only In lifes lovely but also In Its hute ugly Both sides of so ciety am vividly portrayed and there are tense situations and rapidfire nc tjon which grips the heart aud keeps ones nerve AT THE EMPRESS Jewel announce the opening of Ihe CoRespondent the Empress theatre This will be the fifth Jewel feature to bo shown the Kmpress theatre since Come Through its success ful run early in Ihe It will looked forward to with special In terest because It will mark the debut of Klalno Mainmerslnln as a Mlsit Hammersteln Is the Brand daughter of Oscar Hammerlseln and has shown rare dramatic She scored a personal triumph as the heroine of The play writ en by Richard Harding Davis and rules Hckert Goodman ami presented at the Booth theatre two years She has also appeared In the leading iarts on the screen but has never had a role which offered her such excel lent opportunities for strong emotion al work as thai of Anne Gray in The AT THE MAJESTIC the Man of ant his company of wonder workers wll he the Majestic theatre on Monday Labor Day in two a matinee at and the regular even ing performance at Cunnings remarkable show will be well remembered In as he appeared here last season on two dif ferent This Cun ning la devoting the first part of thn performance to a series of new and still more wonderful There is no denying the fact that this part of Cunnings show Is amus ing nnd The remem brance of his last seasons illusions still lingers In the memories of those who were fortunate enough to BOO The last part of Cunnings per formance this year is still over to the answering of questions submitted by the or what s iriornv popularly designated The box will be 6pen all day Monday for the sale of seats for both Formerly of Red Deer UNIVERSITY EDMONTON A High Class Residential School for and Young Women Course ot Study and High School FINE ART PHYSICAL DRILL Students ot all school ages are FALL TERM OPENS SEPTEMBER For Calendar write the v Squeeze the juice of two lemons Into a bottle containing three ounces ol orchard shake and you have a quarter pint of the best freckle and tan lotion and complexion beauti at very Small Your grocer has the lemons and any drug store or toilet counter will supply three ounces of orchard white for a Massage this sweetly frag rant lotion Into the face arms and hands each day and see how freck les and blemishes disappear and how soft and white the skin becomes Yes It is gone the way of all wartime and she keeps a rabbitry where she sdlls edibles at reasonable You get more bunny for your meat coupon than you do of beef or 1 am here to to to declares iiatiy Decies from the depths of her mauve The Government asks us to keep rabbits and anxious to teach returned soldiers how care for them and make their How about more rabbits in Canada as a contribution to the countrys food supply Germany lias to the family of Enrique the Spanish composer who perished with his wife In the sinking of the steamer Sussex in an indemnity of pe V Important Auction Sale Favored With Instructions from Kerr FRANK WADDINGTON WILL OFFER FOR BY PUBLIC AT THE At 515 6th SL Sept 3rd AT A QUANTITY OF SUPERIOR HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE AND EFFECTS INCLUDING Two mahogany dressers and commodes solid oak coll felt mattress brass coll felt mattress a pieces fumed upholstevedrocker atalr carpeting large framed plate glass mirror Singer sewing machine Al box upholstered cabinet and secretaire solid oaK rocker oak occasional table 6 carpet squares 2 pairs Navajo blankets 3 eiderdown quilts 5 pairs feather pjllows 12 pairs sheets 12 pairs pillow cases 6 pairs spreada congoleum rw Urie oak dresser mission oak arm chair McClary cook stove 3 pairs Hudsons Bay blankets portiere curtains estry window drapes 405 Winchester automatic rifle a large quantity of brand new table linen und towelling white enamel spring and massive oak dresser jardinere stands leopard largo quantity of crockery cutlery and kitchen utensils pictures curtains window REMEMBER THE DATE PHONE 770 Sunshine Furnace Efficiency McClary itraight walled f aahes to abiorb The Sunshine semisteel firepot is built with sloping to form and hold a nonconducting deposit of A very important point in furnace The grates of the Sunshine furnace are equal in area to the so that fresh which proper combustion to every part of the fire all the All passages are exactly pro portioned so that neither too much nor too little air passes over the there can be no superheated aor any under healed sent to the rooms The drafts and dampers are machined to fit snugly and to exclude heatwasting air currents from the The test of furnace efficiency is the volume of heat it conserves for actual from the heat generated in burning your There is a fixed volume of heat in every kind of whether it is soft coal or The business of your furnace is to extract all the which all furnaces to conserve the maximum of it for the Sunshine furnace EMPRESS TONIGHT ELAINE HAMMERSTEIN IN The Co Respondent Another big Jewel Also the funniest man in the world in and lastest Screen BIG HOLIDAY ATTRACTION ON MONDAY Fox Masterpiece in Seven Parts This is a Guaranteed LAST TIME TONIGHT WILLIAM BRADY PRESENTS JUNE ELRIDGE IN The TENTH CASE ALSO A TWOREEL COMEDY CLUBS AND TRUMPS ELLA HALL in TONIGHT IfJ WHICH Special Holiday Program for Usual Price of ivyi A SPECIAL LABOR MAJfliO I ATTRACTION Next MATINEE AND NIGHT ONE DAY ONLY ALL THE WORLD LOVES A MYSTERY TWO AND A HALF HOURS WONDERFUL AMAZING ENTERTAIN MENT ASK HIM EVERYTHING NEW THIS SEASON HE KNOWS AND HIS COMPANY OF MODERN WONDER POPULAR PRICES Matinees SOc Night 75c Children 25c Uaual sloping wall Blanket of Engineering Service McClaryi awn beating cnitaatn art at jour aerviee when you buy a Sunabtaa to five you free eipert on your liomeheutiug to nearest McClary Branch and atk or uarticulari about this A book Comlott in tkt clear ill the tblufi you waut to know bout fureacei and It Is Hat fret on Sunshine furnace London Toronto Montreal Ciliary Hamilton Winnipeg Vancouver Edmonton Saskatoon FOR SALE BY D1XON SHEET METAL A Heart Drama That Stands Excellent said the Its appeal is to the better side your Its treatment U human Its thoughts arc brimful of heart nnd It Makes You LAUGH Its characters are as real as ypu and your It Makes You T H I N K the famous film said IT IS THE MOST FORCEFUL COMBINATION OF PATHOS AND FUN EVER Scores of those who witnessed PARENTAGE at a private show staled that his because of its tremendous theme and artistic will do more to make tnihusiastic those who have hereto fore shunned the than any other one See Then YOU Will Recommend It Manager Rothapfel in his per sonal endorsement said IT IS THE MOST TAINING PICTURE WITH A SERIOUS TOUGHT I HAVE EVER At STARtiAND MONDAY TUESDAY ;