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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - August 31, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta SATURDAY, AUOUST IJl, 11M8 THE LEIHBRIDGE OAH^T HERALD PAGE FIVIi- 0-OAY'SWARS (Wnr .Siiiiiiiiary by AdBonliited Press) Mount Kouiiiiel, l.lic liolRlit flomlii-atliiB vliliinlly nil tlio norHiorn hWo of the Ly8 snileiit fn FlanileiH In agiiln In tha liandH of tlio UrItlBli. UlBpaicli-oh to Lomlon atato that thin famous Iilll, for which the OenmiiiH paid a terrible price In April and which was (lofenftcd to the death by llie alllos. has beeli captured but there have been no roportfl of an attack bolnE made on this hill and It is probable that the (Jornians retired from U. There are ovldcncos the enemy's retreat from the Ijys Ballcnl Is being accelerated, the British having takpn the station of BalUcuU as well as Mount Llllo to the east, and being In posaesaion of the bank of the Lawe River from yiellechnpcllo to Le.gtroin on the southern side of the salient. In certain vital sectors of this battle area the British have gained from one to two miles during the last day. While there is every evidence that allied pressure against the Gorman ilnoa from Solssons to Arras conlln-uos, tlio desperate attempt of the enemy to cover his retreat seems to have brought about a pause for the mom on t. At only two points-southeast of Arras and northwest and north of Peronne-have the allied forces moved ahead. North of Cambral Road In the former sector north of the Arras-Cambrai j*oad, the British have occupied the St. Sorvlna Farm, close to tho highway and have moved Into the village of Etorplgny to tho north-oast. This village Is on the east batik of tho Sensoe River and Its capture marks tho passage of that small but important waterway at a vital point. Counter attacks delivered in consid-crablo force compelled tho British to withdraw from BuUocourt and Hend-cscourt but there is little to Indicate that the Oocuiaris' have decided to nrakc a stand here. Take Cicry The British official statement says that the town of Clery, which is on the Somme to the"' northwest of Peronne, has been taken from the Ger-iiinns, but llont St. Quontin, a mile and II halt north of Peronne, has been captured by tho British, This report woulil Indicate that Peronne Is being surrounded by tho British, who had forced their way across th� 9ommo to tlie south of Peronne yesterday. There Is hard fighting going on north of Solssoua. Anjerican and French troops striving to capture tho high plateau that dominates ibo Alsne and Allotto Valleys and also endeavoring to force their way further onward toward Coney t^e Chateau, an Important concentration point between the Disc and tho Allctte. The Oornians are fighting hard In this sector and appear to have chocked the allies for tho llmo being. (AsHOclatod Press) With Iho Drillsh Forces In France, Aug, 'M.-South of Uapamnc hard fighting continues and more 'ground lias been captured by the British. Between Bapaume and the Sonime the British are attacking near Marrlens Wood, which Is strongly lield by tlie enemy. In the north tho recent British KUccoB.Hos Iiavo apparently caused the Germans to start a withdrawal extending roughly from the neighborhood of Kemmel through tho region of Bethu^ie and thlr morning the British lines appeared to be progressing rapidly on the heels of the enemy. Baltlcul Is now completely In British hands and patrols are on Mont De Lille. The advancing British also have apparentl)^! reached points well to the east of La Couture and Vielle Chapelle. Patrols are reported to be in Dran outre and on the Schorpenburg front, southwest of Vpres, enemy trenches running through Brie and extending both to the north and the south are strongly held by the Germans, indicating that at least for a time the enemy intends to try to hold on to the east bank of the elver. ^ -  Bunded after lieatcd argument about thoir duty to Iho fathorland, to which some of the men openly retorted: 'To hell with the fatherland." " Horrible Lossea. Terrific losses continue to bo Inflicted on the Germans. The Germans on a large section of the front to the east of Bapaume have not had hot food for three days because British bombs smashed a large number of their travelling kitchens. Bush Fighting. With the French Army In France-Machine guns have been placed on every point of vantage by Iho Germans and tho afruggle has become a sort of bush righting. Tho enemy's machine guns are carefully concealed and command all paths lending up tlie hills and are capable of holding tip n large force and obliging aHsaullIng troops to dodge and surround the emplacements. It lias been found tliat artillery prepurHtio.1. however, Intense, never reaches all of them. French soldlerH after their uxpcrli enco In Thiescourt Forest, are becoming familiar with this Indian style of flglitlng, which the German machine gunners left behind so that the In-fantry/nilght retire with greater security, are becoming weary of their task. When taken prisoner, they complain that they alone have been Bncrlliced and they have been obliged not only to face the French hut have been, under fire of cheir own artillery, shell.s from the rear filUing on the positions they have been ieft to hold. Thl." happened yesterday at Noyon and seemed to be hanpeiiiiig today. Shells from the German heavy artillery were falling short all around Mount Simeon and others were falling on Noyon. FauaDKD IMS Residential Church School /or Boys etsaUfol bMltbr �ItMtloi). oMrlooUnff' lAk* Oman*. 30 kcrea of lliriar FliJda, Ormnaalnni, MatBlAccst link, lura |>rr>d rop Iht l/iilnnalUM, Bo7�l Umuiy CaUefii ina Biulimi. R�llclanl tnimuc. ��uUftil ClUftl. Junior School for Bojj of 9 to li For /VupftAtf aprfy ^ lUadtmiUtxr, KEV. V. OAIUH OXCnABD, U.A., ClMJl. Fall Term commences September 12 Successes, 191S. R.M.C. Entrance Ist place, 8 passed. New Attack Vith the British Armies. Aug. 30.- The British attacked the Germans at dawn today north of Ecoust-St. Meln and south ot BuUecourt and this region also aoems to have been cleared of the enemy. In the Lys salient 'Where fires are burning at many places, indicating the withdrawal of the Germans the lines of the British have been advanced to the east of Hobermetz and north of Neuf-Berqiiln. Reports ori.s St&ndish in "Which Woman,' the Bluebird Phntoi-'Iay whicli comes to tho Orplieum tlio.atrc tonight, IClIa Hall appears in a role on-tiroly different from anythiiiK she ha� ever helorf- )>cen called upon to l)ortray. Hitherto .Miss Hall lias lieeii seen in .society (iriiniaa of I lie llgliliM-vein, stories wrlllcn mound tho brighter side ot life, with iiuaint and pretty characters. In this liitoal release she is shown not only in lifos lovely Hunahino, but also in Us hale- Lever Brother! Limited, Toronto, Oat. - Squeeze the juice of tw6 lemons into a bottle containing three ounces of orchard white, shake well, and you have a quarter pint ot the best freckle and tan lotion and complexion beauti-fler, at very small cost. Your grocer has the lemons and any drug store or toilet counter will supply three ounces of orchard white for a fowt cents. Massage this sweetly fragrant lotion into the face ,neck, arms and hands each day and see how freckles and blemishes disappear and how clean, soft and white the skin becomes. Yes! It is harmless,-^Advertisement. gone the way of all non-essentials.in war-time and she kpcpa a rabbltry where she sells ediblps at reasonable prices. You get more liunny for your meat coupon than you do of beef or mutton. � "1 am here to e.\plain. to teach, to sell," declares Lady Iteciea from the depths ot her maiivc overall. "Tho Government asks lis to keep rabbits and I. am anxious to teach returned soldiers how to euro for them and make their hutches." How about more rabbits in Canada as a contribution to tlio country's food supply? Germany has aw.irdod. to the family ot Enrique GriinadoS;^ the Spanish composer who peri.slied^ with his wife in the sinking ot tho steamer Sussex in 1916, an indemnity ot 650,000 pesetas. REMEMBER THE DATE PHONE 770 Sunshine Furnace Efficiency MrClary slraicht walled fir�iKit-no osUts to abiorb beat. The test of furnace efiiciency is the volume of heat it conserves for actual use, from the heat generated in burning your tiiel. There is a fixed volume of heat in every kind of fuel, whether it is wood, soft coal or anthracite. The business of your furnace is to extract all the heat, which aU furnaces do-and to conserve the maximum of it for use-which the Sunahin* furnace doas. The Sunshine semi-steel Arepot is built with atraifht walls-not sloping to form and hold a non-conducting deixisit of ashes. A very important point in furnace efficiency. The grates of the Sunshine funiace are equal in area to the firepot, so that fresh oxygen-without which proper combustion is.. JnipossiWe-flows to every part of the fire all the tkne. Ail air passages are exactly proportioned so that neither too much nor too Utile air passes over the radiator- there can be no superheated air, nor any tinder heated air, sent to the rooms above, � The doors, draf (s and dampers are machined to fit smigly and to exclude heat-wasting air currents from the ^.u.i siopinr".u"B�^i: outside. niaD|a:tor�(bn�>i��t>li)(ht�t. EnginMring Strvice Free. i MeClary't own heating entlncrri arc at your lervke when you buy a Siinshint Furnace, to five you free eipcrt advlc* on your liome-heating rcqulreiaenu. Write to the nearest McClary Branch and atk (or uarticniara about this scrvUe, A booklet, "Conitort in the Home," make* clear alltbelhiun yuu want to know about luraaect and It Is stnt free on rctiiieit. Sunshine furnace London Toronto Montreal Winnipeg Vancouver Calgary St, John, N,B> Hamilton Edmonton Saskatoon FOR SALE BY DIXON SJHEET METAL CO. EMPRESS TONIGHT ELAINE HAMMERSTEIN IN '^ThB Co-Respondent" Another big .lewcl sensation. Also TOTO, tho runniest man in the world in "CLEQPATSY"- and lastest Screen Magazine. BIG HOLIDAY ATTRACTION ON MONDAY Fox Masterpiece In Seven Parts "Clieating the Public' This is a Guaranteed Attraction, AT THE EMPRESS ,T(;ivcl ProductiDiif. Inc.. annimnco (lio opctiiiiK (If '"rhc ('d-ltospoiKleiii' at th� Kniprcas thcatrn tnight. Thl.'^ will 1)0 liie fiflli .Inwel fcnturc to he shown at tho Kniprcss tlieatn- sinci; "Conio TlironKhl" bi^gaii. its .jiiccchb-tnl run oarly in tho stimnicr. U will bo looUfMl forward to with spRc!:il lii-tiM-esl becimsn It will nitirU the debtil of Klaino llHlnlner,^t()l^l as ii wtar. Mlsii Ilaininorstc.ln is Iho (jrand-(lauglitor of Oscar Ilainmert.soin anil lias shnwiT rare driimntU: ahilily. Hlie scored a iiorsonal Irltimpli iis the heroine or "'I'lie Trap." ii play written liy Hicliard llardlnK Davis and .InlcH Kckert Ooodnian and proaenlod at the liooth t Ileal re two year.s iigo. She has also appeared In the leading parts on the seresn but has never lud a role which offered her such excellent opiiorlniillies for strong emotional work as thai ot Anno Gray hi "Tlie ('oHespondelil." AT THE MAJESTIC running, the Man of Mystery, and bi.-i company of wonder workers will he al the .'Vlajeslii; theatre on Monday, Labor Day; in two pon'ormnnces, a matinee at -'.I'.O. and the regular evening perfortiiajice at S.'M. Cunning's remarkable show will be well ronicnibored in Lethbrldge. as bo api)ei\ro(l here last season on two different occasions. This season, Cun- ning Is devoting the flrot part of thii perrorinancc to a socles of now and still more wonderful 'illusions. Thoro Is no denying the fact that this pare of CunninB's show is wonderful, amusing, and mystifying. Tho remembrance of Ills last season's illusions .�illU linger:! In the memories of thoso who were fortunate enough to fots them. Tho last part ot Cunning's performance this year is still given over to tho answering of questlona submitted by the audience, or what; Is more popularly do.tignn.ted m ��Ihoughl fransferrnce." The box ofticfc will be open all day .Monday lor the sale of seats tor hotli performances. LAST TIME TONIGHT WILLIAM A. BRADY PRESENTS JUNE ELRIDGE IN The TENTH CASE ALSO A TWO-REEL COMEDY "CLUBS AND TRUMPS" TONIGHT ELLA HALL in 'WHICH WOMAN' Special Holiday Program for Monday, Usual Price of Admission, IV/I A ICCTfi^ SPECIAL LABOR lVI/\�JIliO 1 1^-DAY ATTRACTION Next Mon., Sept.'2 MATINEE AND NIGHT ONE DAY ONLY ALL THE WORLD LOVES A MYSTERY TWO AND A HALF HOURS WONDERFUL AMAZING ENTERTAINMENT ASK HIM EVERYTHING NEW THIS SEASON HE KNOWS CUnnimQ ^�i THE/UPER-MIND WKB AND HIS COMPANY OF MODERN WONDER WORKERS, POPULAR PRICES: Matinees SOc; Night 75c;. Children 25c A Heart Drama That Stands Out "Excellent Entertainment," said the Censors. Its appeal is to the better side of your nature. Its treatment is refined, human and inspifini:. It Makes You LAUGH Scores of those who witnessed "PAR?NTAGE" at a private show-" \ng, staled that this film, because of its tremendous theme and artistic handling, will do more to make eni/iujiaiiic those who have heretofore shunned the "movics'L than any other one production. Its thoughts are brimful of heart-interest. Its characters are as real as you and your neighbors, � It Makes You THINK "Wid," the fatnous film critic, said: "IT IS THE MOST FORCEFUL COMBINATION OF TUOUGHT, PATHOS AND FUN EVER SCREENED," Manager Hothapfel in his per� sonal endorsement said:  "IT IS THE MOST ENTERTAINING PICTURE WITH' A SERIOUS TOIJGHT I HAVE EVER WITNESSED," 1 See It, Then YOU Will Recommendlt At STARLAND MONDAY & TUESDAY ;