Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 15, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta
SATl'IWAY, JUNK 15. '1018 I'AGK lie Nth Battle Squadron (Jiy "liAKTIMKUS" In, tie j _. No jiropaganda poster with ftu to lurid tiacHgrounds cnyld secured such un clfecl. V Great buttresses o[ cloud Inky; black'' with (heir burdeus uf uushed snow, were bauked about Uio auuscl. jlie that hail [alien during Ihe i rested like a shroud upon peak' and Jicadlanil nrouo'utory nud encircling the sombre waters of.UJ- lima Thule wlili a dmtling white girdle. Against thta background lay Iho Grand Fleet, an agglomeration. ty tripod masts anil superimposed structures, at familiar a feature ol Ilic scone its the turf (hat broke end' Icssly about Iho or, the unap. jieascd calling of Iho gulls. A llttlo to the 'westward, however, .where tho floud maspjiry was split and by crliuson sljatis light, an out- .Blralclicif wfrig.qf Hie vast battle fleet .ttr'ucfc- an oddly familiar note. In- ctbud tripod masts and hooded slender lowers ot lat- ticed sioel frpiu eacH liull, Against Iho black clouds every ensign in ,ltio fleet Juris' clearly ills- :liut it- was'' not (lie White 'Kiidgn.'tlijit showed; up vlyldly above the. strangers. It was the .VHIars; anil -Stripes'- -painted with Ih6l :ilory of. laorlhero -winter Only, a tew weed's hart-elapsed since they arrived, rust-streaked and travel- 'stained, as ships might well be that i had battled throvigh "one winter gale 'after another from Ciesapeko Da'y lo IMtima Thnle; and at the sight of thorn tho grey, war-weary battle-fleet London of Britain burst folo a roar of wel- come such R3 had never before greet- a stranger within Its gates, In either peace or war. herein lies tbo magic o[ the were not merely Allies -up onto the flank of a common Hue but kinsmen 'joining: klusra au integral part ot one lleet, Ihe of their cables (hrouEh tho hawis, pipes by the 'tu- tnult-'of. cheerlhg.'.and forthwith the Aiperlcaa Admiral..dlspiitelied a tele- gram to Washiuston, laconic, business-like 'Justice io what may prove the most signifi- cant mcsf.aKo as per it said. The, linking of" the two navies may need an explanation. U may bo askei (It n 111 be'aaked, If I kn.ort anything of tho talkers In this Could no the American co-operate In the war" without' merging its Identity in that of .the prltishl Tho-aufwer- Is this: Victory, nayal. war faro (ie.marwJB" .'niere co Navies fight otherwise.. arnilss whose generals can meel.anj confe oven during, the. crisis' i. battle Squadrons" working'In .unity afloa" require Intellect, om source of orders add In formation1, on. pair of -one only, t are' peculiarly .an tlveirs. The meanings o the flags had nothing' in common wit the British. Their system has bee evolved through generations; Is, so 1 speak, their navy's mother iotigu The signalmen ot the ball siiuadron, blowing on their muube fingers amid the snows ot Ulllm Thuje, had to forget In twenty-foil hours ivhat hau been laborious' taught them for years. They had i master a different colored alphahi as it is glimpsed two miles awa angled up'in halliards or half, o PiySl.OO to f; tioos. Free MeiiinJ.' 7 uQd a better way during ,tbe Wit.j .Isdiutriai Bureau N; STREET, MAN. rj Naval Recruiting' Secretary Ottawa ountry Drives you will enjoy at this season. Wo rent cars hy (he ilay or hour for business or pleasure. Lct'iit know when you desire our TAXICAB SERVICE and we ylll supply a clcwr, com- fortable car' am! an ettlclent, courteous chauffeur you can defend, 'V UNITED TAXI SERVICE Phone 387 will set you right fe over Purely sjfcti PZ, S-a SMI fife. Carter siren Pills la btowl, fitt' i'by tunuH and (mayhap) bailie _..... Manoeuvres on n scalo they 0 MUierto rcgftrileif as exceptional, cot aad acjuadron coin'per. (whereby movement ot a semaphore arm roushUljleen degress', ot tho ere caul things uudrc'tnied of hi jthclr tricks whfcu uorllicrn slblllly. plays wltli daylight signal- tilings were their duly id nightly In thp-words of one'of lliera, "it as tough and 'they like I'serfi In foflubjhl iey were through It.'In moitth le British signal boatswains Vutitild lelr telescope lenses and sal.l they ere damned. ;i Gut'- Hie. connuunica'tlon 'problem Icln't crid there. plays an veil more important part than' visual Ig'n'allliig in naval warfare. It Is Im wsrlanVenough In" Ihe" Am rlcan fleet had by no weans iieglect- sulijeii. iiiil aerial conditions n: IhV region "of dill tr "con lderably': Ironi'Ihoso In" tfcc Xorth !3. radlosraphtcally. ilio Sba'Js the moEl-crowded Ihor world.: All through he'.SI" hoitra submarines nd shore' are talk ng, -.British -warn Its lawful.occa ot lies, (rjm branded at the outset Press fron hre'e adinlrallies. de'stroyers bleating tog, appeals front hurtled wer chantmen, all Iheso interspersed with, the gibbering Tekfunliun of the 'ermrin flubmarine. Now the American wireless expert! have been concerned principally will covering long 'distances. The develdp neht olj'spark" and power In a com pdratively'uridlslurbeii aether ivas th uaiii preoccupation of their opera prs. From this serene condition, ship anil silent cabinets trassei Into th .vlmly parrot houstfof the North Sea ilcre power, as tliey understood In :erm, ivas negligible. The greates distance required of their llerttiia ivavcs >vas a preposterous mile or so. But not only; had they lo threa way unbroken "through this aeria llnbcl, but, whkt >vas even more dl llcult, the operator rcnuired I delect and read messages oil one tun in a vast discord'of diverse familiar notes.- It" is even said tha an Englishman's touch on a sendfn key differs from that of an America as radically as Ihe spoken accent di Vel, after a'raonlh'of asslduou practice, Ihe former are in 'a fair iva to presenting as: few difficulties communication as the latter. k So much for the technical aspect Ihe affair. But there Is, another consider; each nation having evolve perfected and adopted a system, co sitters "rt, ipso facto, the best: 'sfstQ in the world. To ask a seg'ment that-nation -to dump the cherishe thinff orerboard and Hie theo anj'praclico of another nation "lik roue i.TKat' the order "staiitly goes without saying. But, it en (if ,19-51 "Have liccn Ciilled Up; To Be'Kxiiniincd for London, Otta- i ul 49, DO anc! SI ave Iteeu, called-up for medical ex- mlnatloa. o( flie Oris- ol liiuunal-salijjiyestcrday'tlial Sir told him he was rylng to' urgent need for leu for a.' year "or two longer and ex- ected that'the tfltiunals would do'th of ecltnj' about calling up older "men. vhilo younger .ones retnalne'd; but ome "of "younger men are essou !al lo the mualtiorja supply.and-cao 6t tie flehtihc'forces are ablov lejr'w-iork. Sir XucVland (nul added that fewer men In the overnmehl now tiree years Jv'6 n'ore' denuded ofjgrade oue men. 'T ON11M.C.A The following'In the auditors' port on the Y.M.C.A. tor 191V: The Bortrd ot Managers, V.JI.C.A.. City. Sirs: 1 beg to report that I hav checUeil the cast books of Iho Y.SI.C A. for Hie year 1917. anil find that a" the entries made therein hy the fiec rotary, Mr. Blckel are correst. ana 3 a'-summary herewith fo your Information: Balance on hand, Jan. 1, 1017 J 160.1 Revenue from all sources Oulstr.r.ding cheques paid paid fa 191S 4S1 Reduction ott Y r.ote by Mr, 5U.17 (no cheque 10.0 S11.S17.0 DlBburEements. on account year 11.0 Disbursoments for year 1917 .'expeaHiturea unac- counted for............ Cash on hand Dec. SI, .1917 09.C I ,f Very" respectfully, this '--tie Co his Usiilledr mlra Wo signal To nut, nfter all, those ihallcrs merely eiteraals. In adoptius Urjtlsh methods of communications'and ajatf work for the smooth working, of ttSe whole the American ships have-not, oit of Ihelr iientity. oms with m: these arey-'buV hrown Into slrori'gei'. relief; Irillsh fleet, around them is nojmg rawing comparisons wllh intent as Iwo acipns same' jam- sludy, Make jjliEAching.lotion v5kin' .-is "sunburned, tahned'orfrktcled- Squeeze the Juice .of two lemons Int a hottlo containing Ihrco Bounces o Orchard' Wliile, sfialte veil, and you have a quarter pint of the best frecfcl sunburn and tan lotion, and complex Jon beaulifter, at very, very small Your grocer' has llie lemons anr rthy drug stord or toilet counter wll supply three ounces of Orchard V for a few cents. 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Ihe jlsuri. 1! w ife going to man who spcndtf.teu hours'; in >sm roundtnES, trying to tiraW com'parl sons between them and his apcu? tomcd environment, ftnfla his Impres BlotiS at Ihe, end ol H like a Jigsaw piizzlc'thnt upset. 1 looked at him as 5ho stood taking me in, and the quizzical, humorous smile hovering alxmt his eyes, In Hie set dt his 7cr3p fniitorlunablc moutli In his wholly comrorlablc, atilludS IjeforcMlio radiator, I read .my swerMl Has something been tti at the back of niy brain all day. 1 satd (and then 1 could have embarked on my cxplan atlon sailors "It's Ilk Ihls !erc, sir1') "to allslntents an; you've dropped oiit'of thi skies nlop1 fnto the'middle' of thi Orond Flesl. It's a fleet thai has been Ibrcfi and a lialf years at war. It be longs to Iho oldest and 111031 conaci not the i tile world. It's sot the Armada am the Nile and Copenhagen and, Trafai gar and Jutland lo Us and fancy it takes a largish size injtat OH strength of U, II cerlalnly Jia a standard liy wlitcli lo Judge stran grs" J satd Iho sofll with hK eyes on Ilic fnr-ofl snow I took a hre-Vlli; I'm not Vise to making slump-speeches lo Adml from the moment our Rhfn rounded that Huadland Ihe Drills Kletl .has been sizing yoit najiueil anJ'liff yol slilp, eVeTy'ofhcsir'or man' who mbvd det-ks Is' and-erltlrlieed aludled -01% seve Ihonsand jialra of oyej. You live "i Ihe limelight, said I lie Admiral, so.softl tliat It iraa bitidly more (haii a expiration between liU teEili. frd my have been wondering when f wa coming (o the point. :l conllnucd. that apt lo iilalte n very toncl imn Jnde sell-conscious. 1 ,cair.c over on. 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