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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - February 23, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta SATUHDAy, FEBRUARY 23, tots triE LRtHBRlDGE DAU.Y IIERALD PAGE THIRTEEH COCOA Thei food drink withoiit a mult Made of high; grade cocoa be^ns, skilfully blendjed and fnanufactured by a perfect mechanical prpcess, .without the use of chemicals. It is absolutely pure and wholesome, and its flavor is delicious, the natural flavor of ftiie cocoabean. The genuine bears this trade-mark and is made only by WALTER BAKER & CO. Umited. Montreal, Can. Frdiavin^irtthe SpLEMDID El^pleof CM Dorchester, JMassi EstaWished 1780 Expect 4t Willvile: About Onb � -V. -^rrHfe iYeitr ;^;:-V... : ^ � � i- .y -> A GREAT BOON > ? , . , : -- ... � : ? -Ottawa,' Feb.., 2S-^WilUam  ? ? consnmors in''-Alborta.;SaBkat- ? kediclne llat Boa_rd of Ti'ado j^'.on.t ..,on record in lavor'-oC'-dayllglit aaVilli trcmondoiift boott to: weatoru' ? CauadaiCr'-:''^ � ".' : P 'The'^iBvfres'li^'fr'oiBeit deeii sea^ � CANADIAN AIRMEN ARE DECORATED London, Feb. 23.-The following fftmadtans-have been-uVrarded the-Dia' tlugulshed Service Cross: Plight Lieut. Uodolphe Delamere, belongs to Torolito, for reconnaissance work in East Africa. Croix Do Guerre: Flight , Lieut. Cecil Bronson of Ottawa, reported missing, believed prisoner, and Flight Lieut. Gerald Smith of Victoria. No call will be made aci'oss tho border tor a second i�raft until May or Juno. ; iiiiiuii>iimnmiiiiiMfnvnimiiiiiiiiiihi�: m m 1 IP Millinery Opening � We are liaving our Spring Millinery Opening on Tuesday Next February 26tli and following days ' all invite all:'la^j^s. to see the display ofcilevv Spring Millineryi* ' g opring miainery.'^.'-�'T^''t''',''^''-.''.'''f/ta E REALIZED 121,50 Mark Set Was .f.lO.OOO IJut Relieve This Will Re Reached LADY BORDEN Lethbrldgo Red Cross nociuty has realized $21,.500 In cash and pledges as a result of the recent drive for funds. The drive had for It.-* mark $30,000 or $3 per head of population. Tho canvass has practically boon completed but two or three ot the captains have not yet reported, and it appears as it part ot tho city had not been thoroushly rnnvassed. Tho Gait rtiiners are contributing at the rate of about ^400 per month, which makes a contribution ot about $.5,000 for tho year. This was the largest contribution received. Tho officers of the Red Cross are not disappointeil over tho canvass as they believe they will mako up the remaining ?8,500 ot Uio desired amount from the part of the city yet uncan-vassad and from outside contributions. In this connection It Is pointed out that Calgary is making a drivo next week for $120,000. This amount Is only four times what Lcthbridgo endeavored to raise while Calgary claims to have from five to six times tho pop-uiattoa Lethbrldge cau boast. IjUth-brldgo also, without a campaign, has enough Patriotic Fund money on hand to keep up its payments of $25.00 a month until the end of May whereas Calgary has fallen considerably behind in Its allotraont of $10,000 per month. Tho local Red Cross officers feel that if a little" special effort la made Lethbrldge can bring its Red CroBB quota this year up to the $30,- ��I don't care how drastic his -.u-^thin,^U,aUho^l.n. co^^ latlon may become-and 1 think the women of Canada are with mo in this -It It means that we are going to win the war, we will all stand behind the Food Controller and,comply with whatever orders ho may .Issue: I am quite 8uro my husband will see to it that they are caiT-led piit. The country proved ou tlie' 17tli of December last that it stood behind him, and I know tho women of Canada will back the government in this question ot food conservation which affects iw nil so vitally. Just let them realize and know! They are-ready to help-they are eager to help.'!-T-Lady Borden. Behind the man who.has led Canada through herdavkest hoUrs-who ^as stood four-squJiro tor the k)>akl lines in Flanders, who has cemented the virile and staunch elements in the country, and now blazes a trail as head ot a historic Union eoye^nment-.is oiie of the-busiest wlmen In the"country today. No lukewarm champion ot a grpat cause is I-i5dy Borden. Unaffected, practical, vitally Interested in what is going on, she in. a wholeheartedly and d'eVbteSly' at' tho'iierv^lce" 8f "Ijer country as Is her husband-the premier of Canada. "I believo in concentration," says Lady Borden, and she Is the living exemplification of- her words. ' She has no faith in the dissipation ot a woman's energies here, there and everywhere. She believes in each one tihding her niche, and occupying it,' so (hat there need be no ovjerlapping.; "That is why 1 am here," she explained to the interviewer who sought her at tho Red Cross headquarters; Ottawa, where, shp is to 'Ije"found every working'day-Jn' the 'week between 10 and 1 o'clock, 'M h'ave found that 1 cau accomplish nwiro by concentrating on this work tliah by run: hing.around from one orgaitizatiou to another. It took some time to do away with much of the overlapping that existed iii the work of the women's societies in Canada, but bIuco my recent visit to the United'states I am of tho opinion that the organization in this country is now as nearly pertectas can bo expected when everything isi taken into consideration." i But our.intention was to talk food conservation and production.' Leaving het Red Cross-work behind her. Lady Borden led us upstairs and^ Inimedl-.at^ly tvu'ned her pawei:s,.qf,concentration to the subject Iri hand., ' People of CaWa'da Learnina �."I'dfth't believe thktwfe; In Canada realize tvhat saving and.' conserving ettnyet,"she declared; (iODrtng to the pi)int at.once; "England is"realizing it, EranodJs doing it,: "Weiare.'nbt suffering yet. That is quite evident when we read in the papers ot conditions overseas, and when vie .hear tlw speeches made by men who have liist returned from the front. At the same time I think wo are gradually leaVu-ing and are willing to be taught more; The coal shortage here-lias g(von us^ slight realization ot whatjt might mean to lack the bare necessaries of lite. Yes, there is no doubt that we are awBkoning.i to jthQ t^evicnisnesa of the. situation.''.! ^ , Turning,to, iCQnaorvatlbu: Into a more per�o'3HlchanneJr i.Oawly Borden proceeded ^o. toll, aoiiiotUDig' wf the economies practised In .hei' own hoiiset hold. , ' , � 'Tdou't bellev'e;th^'e.Jsaii ounce of waste In'our home," �he said. "I have a-Upland Id,' thrifty �. Scotch 'cook, who la a ,genuine help to, mo in:savlng food.; 1 find breadi'ptcourse, an4wlth me iifl this-!t it means that we are, going (,6 win the war, we will all stand behlfld the tapd controller; and' comply wlt^i whatever orders he may-^^lifsue. I am quite sure my husband 'will see to |t that they are carried oiit' The country provetl on the 17th ofUocember last that It stood bohind him, and I know the women ot Oanada will back the ^vernmout in this question of food consoi'vnllou >v}ileli nftecte us all so 500 to the Patriotic Fund. . �.>i,  CONTAINS NO ALUM Users of this well known article have the assurance that food is made more wholesome .and nutritious by its use. , " "' " Magic "�' is*a' pure ^ phosphate baking powder, and it is a well known fact that phosphate is a necessary constituent in food, while alum is a dangerous mineral acid. Magic " Baking Powder'*coi> tains no 6gg albumen or other .padded ingredient for the purpose of making'unfair and deceptive tests which have no lvalue as a constituent of. baking powder/.^ For economy buyJhe full weight^l-lbTsizci^ E.W.GILLETT COMPAN^ItlMITED WINNIPCG T0R0NTO,ONT. MONTRBAI. ^nTNCWHITUT.UMj BAKlM POWDER Nft NO WERE FORCED 10 ADOPT REPRISALS Montreal, .JPeb. 23.-sir John Poster' Fraser, who addressed the Women's Canadian club In,the Ritz-Carltoh hotel here yesterday, said istflclent work is being done by.the British forces In the way of. carrying, out reprisals against the Germans for their continued air raiding atd bombing of I/ondon and other open British cities. "We didn't want to do this," he said, "and wd dislike calling ihem reprisals." - I. W. VV. SENTENCED IN BRITISH COURT I^ndon,.Feb. 33.-Clarence Edward Boyington and Paul Manning, American representatives ot the Industrial Workers ot tho WorhV In England, were sentenced, to six months imprisonment today In the iJow ' Street police court. The men were also recommended for deportation. They were charged with spreading pacifist propaganda in lOngland with a view to causing disaffection among -worki men. MONTREAL PATRIOTIC FUND Montreal, Feb:, 23.-With 'disburse-ments' $623,0h0 ' in last January the" Montreal branch of the Patriotic fund liofl now, distributed more than $2,500,-000 to,families and dependents ot CiA-ndlan soldiers. There are .'8897 families receivlne monthly grants �from ttMl fund. " . MIES SERIOUS CHARGE NtETlERTOt orputo, Feb. SS.'-Urging, the aholl, tion of the liquor traffic iu Great Britain, Rev. Ben Spence, secretary ot the Dominibn Alliance, has addressed an open letter to Premier Lloyd George. In the letter Mr. Spence refers to the traffic as a black spot on Britain's escutcheon, which if:,wiped out would, 'assist the country, In'realizing her national'aspirations. ' Serious charges are made in the letter regarding temptation which claims Canadian soldiers find "In London and other British centres." FRENCH RAID ,;. Paris, Feb. 23.-French troops last liight raided the.German position north of the Allette river and in the Champagne, the'war office announced today^ Prisoners and war material were brought back by the;,Frejich. vitally. Personally, I have such complete confidence ln.,the women and Children^ that I think tbey .-will.'gladly go the limit with the food contrbller. Just let them realize find Itno-W!! They are ready to he1p-r-they are eager tpJ help.",. ; ..: ;, : '�� ' D Spring MUlinery Tuesday, Feb. 26 We will show new patterns % continuously, beginning Febru-^ ary26th. Everything in Milliriery. ^ Youi are cordially invited, I ^y/^.309'SMh~Street, South pring mery enmg We cordially invite you to be present at our eoiiir.-V plete display of the newest Spring Millinery^on* T uesday and Wedriesd j;February 26th and;27'th, Miss Gamerbn venue; 'Phone 1850^ M Third A. 4t- 131123 ;