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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - July 23, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD MONDAY, JULY 23, 1917 GUARANTEED TO CONTAIN .NO IMPURITIES. A little of Sunlight foci  \ long way; every particle is Eure; there is nothing to 1 arm the clothes or impede the rapid progress of the wash. Every cake of Sunlight Soap carries a $5,000 guarantee of purity. ui Sunlight Soap FEW BOYS ARE IE ON LEAVE (Spcrl.il to tho TTcraUD Frrnir. July -2.-Four more boys from the front in France have reached Feniio to spent! :\ short furlong!! prior to entering the convalescent hospital at the coast to undergo additional examinations and treatment of vounds received in action upon the memorable field of Vimy Ridge, where so many gallant Canadian hoys met the enemy and left a vivid impression upon the imaginations of the German jnind regarding rabble from the west. Corporal Wm. Carroll and Privates John Gill, Haynes and Armour were in the 54th and 225th Battalions. Corporal Carroll and Pte. Gill were of the 54til and are Coal Creek boys. The other two were in the 225th. Pte. Haynes also being a Coal Creek boy. Tte. Gill bears with him what is likely to prove a life-long disability in the shape of a shattered elbow, caused by a machine gun bullet. Pte. Haynes has ti stiff knee, but it is hoped that this may be improved with careful surgical attention. Mayor Uphill and others were at the station to meet the boys and they were taken to Coal Creek by auto. Pte. Gill also brings with him another souvenir in the shape of the Jlilitary Service Jledal, awarded for bravery on the battlefield in aiding wounded comrades while under severe tire from the enemy machine guns. Major MafTatt was by his side, and they were rendering first aid to a wounded comrade when the major admonished him, telling him that he should lie down, but just as he was in the act of obeying the caution, he was struck by a bullet in the elbow and thus was added to those to whom his major was rendering his aid. Major Moffatt came off with no more serious injury than a scratch from a passing bullet, which left its mark upon his neck. Vimy Hidge will long live in the memory of Fernie people, as it was there that Major R. J. Black laid down his life as a result of a third hit from the same murderous machine gun fire through which the Canadian boys waded to get at the Huns face to face. The facing was not good for the Germans and many brave boys from the west Bhed their blood upon that ridge, and in the words of Lincoln at Gettysburg, consecrated the ground beyond what mere words can do in fixing that spot of France in memory of the martyrs who won it with their lives. All the boys serving under Major Moffatt speak in the highest terms of their commander as an officer, and as a man, every moment of his life with them at the front. i These boys came across in the Meta- gama. a vessel which seems to have become a floating homo for returning soldiers. They will return to Vancouver after a short visit to friends, and while all of them are anxious to get hack to the front, it is hardly probable that all of them will recover in time to again become active soldiers on the living line. Major Moffatt went away with his company as captain and has won his promotion through constant care of his men and unflinching bravery on the battlefield. He is the only officer remaining with the boys who went with him. all the others having either been killed or transferred to other commands. SAFE PASSAGE FOR ALL DUTCH SHIPS The Hague, July 21.-The British government has agreed to leave a safe passage open for Dutch overseas shipping pending the result of negotiations now proceeding between the two governments. It is officially announced. This is probably in return for the Dutch having undertaken to bring food for the Belgian relief commission in their own ships. PAGET RESIGNS SEAT London, July 21.-Almerlc Hugh Paget has resigned his seat in parliament In order to provide n seat for Sir Eric Geddes, the new first lord of the admiralty. Mr. Paget has sat for the Cambridge borough constituency clnce 1010. 1 A number of Mobile, Ala., girls have adopted the fad of branding upon their bare arms the initials of their sweethearts who are in military service. The process is said to he as painless as it is startling. It is usually accomplished by the devoted ono pasting court plaster initials of her fiance on the skin. A few trips to the eastern shore, where the skin is browned by the sun, completes the work and the letters of the loved one's name stand out in pure white after the plaster is removed. ALBERTA'S NURSE NOMINEE INTERVIEWED London. J-ily 20.-Catherine McAdams. with the medicals at Orpington hospital, who was nominated as women's candidate for tho Alberta legislature interviewed by the Daily Express, said: "You want women in parliament because they are less likely than men to forget all the sacrifices of humanity in the war and what it me&ns. Women think in terms of human life, men in terms of money, and tho government's great problem after the war will be social organization.. The life of women must be made less rural in Canada; this is being done in part by the Alberta department of Agriculture." : *�>>>>�>�>>) .> ONTARIO BABY I MADE STRONG *tr�. Jarvi� says Dr. Cas&ell's Tablets ; Cured Her Delicate Child When  , , Nothing Else Could. ' Mrs. Jarvis, Box 280, Penetanc, P.O., j Ontario, writes: "It is a pleasure to j tell you what Dr. Cassell's Tablets I have done for my baby. When only j live months old he fell ill. and though j I had medical advice for him he got, worse. I tried several special foods, but none of them would stay on his stomach, and he became bo thin that he seemed just skin and bone. He only weighed 10 lb3., and we never thought he could live. But chancing to hear of Dr. Cassell's Tablets I got some for baby, and am thankful I did. Ho is a bonny boy now, quite | cured, and weighs 25 lbs. at twelve months old." A free cample of Dr. Cassell's Tablets will be sent to you on receipt of 6 cents for mailing and packing. Address: Harold F. Ritchie & Co.. Ltd., 10 McCaul Street, Toronto. Dr. Cassell's Tablets are tho surest , homo remedy for Dyspepsia, Kidney Trouble, Sleeplessness, Anaemia, Nervous Ailments, Nerve Paralysis, Palpitation and Weakness in Children. Specially valuable tor nursing mothers and during the critical periods of life. Sold by druggists and storekeepers throughout Canada. Prices: One tube, SO cents; six tubes for the price ot five. Bewaro of imlta- tions said to contain hypophosphites. The composition of Dr. Cassell's Tablets' la known only to the proprietors, aid- no imitations can ever be tbe same. eta; Proprietors: Or. Caasell't Co., �; *' '.' VW� Manchester, Eng. ROLL OF HONOR Several thousand officers and employees of the Canadian Paeiflc Railway Company enlisted for active military duty with the Canadian Expeditionary Forces, and the majority of them are now in Europe, bravely battling for Canada and the Empire, , * NAME IN COMPANY'S SERVICE AS AT Natube or CaspaltT Atkinson, James M. Trainman gavester, Frank Helper Berry, Charles Cleaner Bissonnette, Albert Yardman Blackwell, William Storeman Bottomley, William Helper Boyd, James Wiper Broom, Roy Assistant Agent Buchan, William Clerk �iBull, Chas. Humph. Boilermaker Colvert, Thomas Loco. Fireman Campbell, Plus Joa. Inspector iCarter, David Car Repairer �Chandler, William Cleaner Chittenden, Alfred Helper Clementson, John JT. Clerk Cope, James Cook Crooks, Wm. David Waiter Culling, Fred. G. Walter Davidson, James Apprentice Davis, A. St Alban Apprentice DeMill, Frank Clerk Depledge, John Constable Dion. Jos. Alphonse Brakeman Duncan, .las. Riffuth Conductor Dunn, Joseph Helper Eades, Robert Constable Edmondson, Isaac Loco. Fireman Ellacott, James L. Clerk Everest, Edwin F. Baggageman Ferguson, Leonard C. Trainman Frank, Charles F. Clerk Gatehouse, Arnold Storeman George, Leo Bernard Apprentice George, Stanley W. Timekeeper Grant, Edward J. Loco. Fireman Hall, George Car Cleaner Hancock, William Helper Hardwlcke, John T. Fitter Harvey, Bernard N. Timekeeper Haywsrd, Harry Loco. Firema* Heatley, Alexander Walter Hilller, Frank Car Repairer Hourd, Albert Paget Clerk 1 Howie, Saml. Currle Clerk Hutchinson, Jas. W. Stenographer Jrlam, Thomas Lamp and Heater Jeaalmac, George J. Clerk 'Jones, John Walter Knox, William S. Carpenter Lane, Albert Edward Clerk X,ord, Arthur Clerk Ludeman, Fred. Cleaner McDonald/ArchibaldiCleaner �McDonald, Walter A. Clerk HcKay, Alexander Brakeman Mackenzie, Donald Clerk WcKillop, Donald Conductor McLeod, John A. Miner WcNalr, J. Checker McNicol, James Clerk Mason, Walter John Cierk Menard, Noel Arthur Head Bellman Miller, Joseph Miner Mlllican, William Loco. Fireman Morris, John Wiper Morris, Mark Wiper Mottley, John A. Loco. Fireman 'Murdock, Wm. H. Brakeman Kicolson, Murdoch Clerk iPark, Leslie Brakeman Tarklnson, Ed. It. B. Clerk {Parson*, Ed. James Loco. Fireman iPcarson, George C. Helper iPerrg, Henry Constable Pippard, Fred. Q. Loco. Fireman Pitts, Walter G. Stripper Plater, Ernest Apprentice Prizeman, George A. Cashier Rlckards, George T. Loco. Fireman Jtobineon, Hugh M. Loco. E'nglneor Rosby, Asa Foster Apprentice Russell, John Joseph Walter Sands, Thos. Henry Loco. Engineer Savage, Chas. Henry Timekeeper Scott, Dave Yardman Scott, John Stewart Clerk Small, Wm. Wallace Loco. Fireman Smythe, John Wm. Walter Starkey, Cecil S. Sectionman Stockdale, Wm. J. Conductor Sykes, Norrls Foreman Thompson, Henry Porter Toole, Henry Caller Turnbull, Percy Lampman 'Wansbrough, B. 0. Stenographer Ward, Cyril Car Repairer Welch, Maurice Carpenter Whyte, William D. Baggage master Wilkin, Francis A. Surveyor tWIlson, Wlllard N. Car Repairer (Wilson, William Clerk pVhitney, Percy H. Wiper ErILCol. DlsL Wounded and missing Medicine Hat Wounded Winnipeg Wounded Hochelaga Died of wound* Winnipeg Wounded Winnipeg Killed in action Ram loops Wounded Kisbey Wounded Montreal Wounded Angus Wounded Calgary Killed in action Calgary Died of wound* West Toronto Killed in action Toronto Wounded Winnipeg Wounded Winnipeg Presumed dead Montreal Wounded Montreal Killed in action B.C.Coast SS. Ser.Died of wounds Winnipeg Wounded Angus Wounded Winnipeg Wounded Montreal Wounded Manitoba Dist. Wounded Hrit. Col. Dist. Wounded Winnipeg Presumed dead Montreal Wounded Kenora Wounded Winnipeg Believed dead Yorkton Wounded Brit. Coil. Dist. Wounded I ji combe Wounded Winnipeg Died of wound* Vancouver Wounded Kootenay Cen. Ry. Wounded Winnipeg Wounded Winnipeg Wounded Winnipeg Killed in actio* Winnipeg Wounded North Bay Killed in action Winnipeg Wounded Montreal Wounded Victoria Wounded Winnipeg Wounded Vancouver Wounded Montreal Killed in action Winnipeg Wounded Winnipeg Killed in action Montreal Wounded Moose Jaw Wounded Brandon Wounded Vancouver Wounded Winnipeg Gassed and dead Lamb ton Wo'nded McAdam Jen. Wounded Calgary Killed in action Vancouver Wounded Cransbrook Wounded Calgary Wounded Toronto Wounded �falt Killed in action Vancouver Wounded Victoria Wounded Lethbridge Wounded Fort William Wounded Moose Jaw Wounded West Calgary ' Killed in action Brit. Col. Dist. Wounded MooseJaw Killed in action Kenora Gassed Smith's Fail* Died of v/ounda Vancouver Wounded Smith"* Palls Wounded Winnipeg Killed In action Montreal Gassed Smith's Falls Wounded West Toronto Wounded Angus Wounded fehaunavon Wounded and missing, fort William Killed In action Cranbrook Killed In action �8den Shell shock Montreal Wounded Reglna Wounded Farnham Wounded Oalgary Wounded Montreal Wounded Winnipeg Killed in action aC.Coaet SS. Ser. Presumed dead Parry Sound Presumed dead North Bay Wounded Brit. Col. Dist. Wounded Lethbridge Wounded Winnipeg Wounded Lethbridge Wounded Toronto Wounded west Toronto Wounded Banff Wounded Winnipeg Wounded McAdam Wounded Montreal Wounded MooMjav Wounded TWO LONG YEARS HE SUFFERED "FriMras" Made Him Fnl As If Walking On Air Oatt.UA, Out., Nov. 28th. 1914. "For over two years, I was troubled With Constipation, Drowsiness, Lack of Appetite and lieadackes. Ono day I saw your sijrn which read " Froit-a-tivcs make you feel like walking on air." This appealed to me, so I decided to try a box. In a very short time, I began to feel better, and notu / feelfine. 1 havoagoodappetite, relish everything I eat, and the Hwidaclics are gone entirely. I recommend this pleasant fruit medicine to all inv friends ". f DAK McLEA>T. 50c. a box, 4 for $3.50, trial size, Me. At all dealers or sent postpaid by Fruit--Urn* Limited. Ottawa ILL IN ENGLAND (From Our Own Correspondent) Macleod, July 22.-Mr. and Mrs. T. Dickson have just returned from an extensive tour, and , pleasure trip. Leaving Macleod thoy went south to Cardston, thence to Montana, to Great Fails, and south to tho Yellowstone Park. After spending several days at this very attractive park, they wended their way through tho mountains, via Butte, and returning via British Columbia, through Elko, Fernie, thence across the mountains on the Crows Nest pass route, arriving home Wednesday, after one of the most delightful trips it is possible to make by auto. They are high in their praises of the troatmont received by the customs, and in fact all with whom they had to do with, and are frank to recommend such a trip to those who have a few days they wish to ^pend in visiting our cousins south of the boundary line. Mrs. John Franklin returned to Macleod this week accompanied by her family. They left just a year ago to reside in Virginia, U.S.A., and are delighted to be back in Alberta, where the wind blows, and everything else is all you can desire. Rev. J. D. Dyer, the minister in charge of Waterton-Alleniields & Rath-well churches south of Macleod, received a message on Friday morning from the militia department, Ottawa, that his son, Pte, Murtin Dyer, was seriously ill in one of the hospitals in England. His father left on the midday train to visit him. The boy is just 21 years of age'.'and enlisted with the battalion that was made up of college boys and ministers' sons In Winnipeg a few months ago. He went from Flemming to Winnipeg to enlist, and went overseas early during this year. Word has been received that Robert Calderwood who enlisted here with the 13th, and later was transferred to some other regiment has been wounded, he was reported wounded, then missing, now on the list as wounded. He worked with his brother on their farm near Macleod, and at the time of enlisting was one of the line type of young men, whom to see was to admire. J. W. McDonald and family who have spent some time on the Pacific Coast as far north as Skagway, returned Saturday evening. SELLS AT $39 (From Our Own Correspondent) Foremost, July 20.- Messrs. J. Cnr-rlngton and H. Walls have opened up business In their now garage. Repair work is in full swing. All the equipment Is fully modern. Messrs. Cnrrlngton and Walls have secured tho agency for the "Regal" car. Mr. Currington informs me that tliolr first carload is duo to anivo soon. Mr. McKlnnon has concluded a deal with Mr. Ben Merger, for the Intler's half section at an aero. The land In question runs rlRht up to the Foremost townslte. Mr. T. M. Woatbrook had a sale at his farm, about four miles from Foremost. Mr. J. Littlo was the auctioneer. Sales were brisk and at good figures. Mr. Westbrook moves Into town as soon as his new home is completed. Mr. Beatty, partner In the firm of Schinnour and Beatty, has just commenced to build his now residence in Foremost. Dr. Wanwrlght, Grand Chancellor of the Knights of Pythias, of the domain of Alberta, is in town. Dr. j Conybenre, senior supreme represen- i tntivo," is also here. Both 'gentlemen, ! with Mr. A. J. Donnhoe of Foremost J are to leave for Pendant d'Oreille. ! there to dedicate the new K. P. hall. Dr. Wanwrlght will bo here for some time In connection with the affairs of the order. We nre glad to see Mr. Frtiscr, of tho firm of Eraser and Druhun, back once more and looking well. The Red Cross So'clety mot at the home ot Mrs. C, Eloy. Quito n number of tho ladles attended. Some whoat Is coming into town vet. Tho elevators are paying from $2.tfi to $2.25. Huslness has been pretty brisk during tho week. All tho stores Rnem to he pretty well patronized. During this hot spoil tho ico cream parlors have been busy, especially lit nights. Autos nnd good roads make the Ico cream parlors as accessible to tho country population as to that of tho town. Mr. McCnbo hns gouo to Bnnff on a short holiday. On Snturdny, .inly unih, tho home of Mr. Schuta, about five miles north of Foremost, � was completely gutted by fire. Mr. and Mrs. Schutz were both in town at the tlino and got ? ' ' '  ? CONFERS WITH THE * > REICHSTAG LEADERS. ? fnronco Emperor William had  > with loaders of the relchstng ? in the garden of tlto" ministry ? > of the Interior today. ? For tho second tlmo during tho war the Victoria Cross has boon awarded without any detailed account of the reason being published. The first Instance was that of Commander Gordon Campbell of the navy; the second Instance is Lieut. Commander W. E. Sanders of the navel reserve homo to find tho place shooting out tongues' of f'.vnie. Three of their children who './ore loft at home, escaped uninjured. Ho no human llfo was lost. No clue is as yet discovered as to the cause of tho fire. alls for tho purpose. There is also a little lake at Legion which provides water. The wool is then ready for j loading on the track without any further handling this clip was sold in February by contract. The sheep industry is proving very profitable at this tlmo with tho price of mutton i and woo! whero it is, especially to i those in the south country, who have j access to the open range of land from I Foremost to Stirling. They have rang- i od sheep between tho Klpp and Chin , Coulees long before the days of tho j homesteader, they arc no doubt hop- ; lr.g that the wild land tax will not be I imposed. The Ladies Aid of the Presbv irir.n | Church mot at the home of the president, Mrs. Raisbeck, Thursdav of this week, there was a good attendance, considerable business was disposed of and on the whole was a good meeting. The next meeting is to boat the home of Mrs. W. D. Henry. A Hard Times dance was given in Morning Star school house on Friday night. A novel part of the entertainment was that you were fined for wearing jewelry or fine clothes, even fined for wearing glasses. A good sum was realized, the proceeds to go towards buying an organ for the school. Comfort in the Home The Sunshine Furnace chases chills from coldest corners and insures utmost comfort in the home throughout the winter. Don't buy any furnace or heating plant until you have investigated the merits of the "Sunshine." M^aryS SUNSHINE FURNACE LONDON TORONTO MONTREAL WINNIPEG VANCOUVER ST. JOHN, N.B. HAMILTON CALGARY A SASKATOON EDMONTON For Sale by THE DIXON SHEET METAL CO. GRASSY LAKE (From Our Own Correspondent) Grassy Lake, July 21.-Mr. and Mrs. .lames Perry of Sunnyside farm entertained a few friends Monday evening In honor of Mr. Perry's blrthduy. Mrs. Charles Scott and son, Walter, left on tho midnight train Tuesday for Lethbridge to go to the Wes-leyan Methodist Sunday school picnic to Crow's Nest Wednesday. Mrs. Wm. McNIven left Thursday for Saskatoon and Mtiosomln for a month's visit. Alex. Snowden la here from Cayley visiting his parents. .1. W. Rosb of the Union Bank staff has been transferred to Medicine Hat. Friends will be pleased to hear that little Geordie Hancock who was so severely hurt recently is homo from the hospital and on the road to complete recovery. Three car loads of sheep shearers came in from Legion Wednesday, whero they just finished shearing the sheep of the Kipp and Chin Coulee sheep ranches that is, the two Mc-Kenzles, the two Rutherfords and Hob Noll. Theirs is ueparte from tho big shearing coral at Conrad. They trail the sheep about twenty thousand altogether, from the ranges principally around King's Lake, where the herders have them during the dry weather, north to Legion, where they have shearing aheds, u cook camp, 2 women cooks and cor- Lighten the Day's Work by eating food that does not use up all the vital powers in an effort to digest it. Every particle of Shredded Wheat Biscuit is digested and converted into healthy tissue