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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - June 21, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY ire:nAI.D FRIDAY, JUNE 21, lOIS Canadians Will Respond Gladly and Cheerfully to Anything That Food Board Sees Fit to Ask of Them, Says Lady White warr^s ijour coimdence dsqr THE CANADIAN SALT CO. LIMITEO PHONE 1224 "Home Reservea" will never . falter; never allow n jgn^f: to appcnr. Tliey liBVo seen many n bont, frail old ('roncli lady reap. a harvest within the sound of the gun-many a nurse serve hours Into days without rest or quiot-many a comfort girl sing hour without end. sing through scones Indcscrlbahlfe, ai'enos of which now sho cannot speak, singing bravely at the time Just to bring, a little touch of homo to sootlio the tortured body of a wounded ind. Those women have done what a few years ago would have been dcomeil Impossible tor feminine humanity. Wo at homo are only asked to gather tho product of llio seed w^lch laddie put 'In the rich binwn earth in springtime. Our gallani Ind has sown, win we allow his labor to count for nanght? Signify your wlUinpnoss on the -2nd of June to go "over the top." Let the farmer be tlio ofl'ii:f>r commanding and women the willing unit. There will bono such word ii.^ "onn't" when our boys meet ilio Iluii who bombed tlieir comrades' rest home, .^f-low no can't to enter our lii-ads on registration day, tlu' luiivcst moon shine on a golden hijrvi'!;! narniM-ed liy I'anadian women ;\a in-.ivo us our allied si.sters. K, nlakely. I.ADY WHITE Wii'f o!' the Miniatpr of Finance "In oi'ii^.T til;',; ilie -solilicrs who are f:sii!inK lor us may ho well supplied Mi'iU Uif iii.>:!i noiir;s.iiiug food and tlist tho people of Great Britain and the -Mlici- may be saved from Iiun-fref. we in Canada arc asked to in-frCasc our production of foodstuffs tiiiil to assist to the utmost of our ab-il ty in conserving what has been prodtned. "As is being reiterated every day. l!ie ol'jecl of increased production nnd" of the saving of food is one and tho same-namely, that more may be cvailable to be sent abroad. It stands la reason that the less food consumed in Canada the more there will be to bo shipped overseas. �'If ail Jhc peopli! of Canada -.voiild resolutely determine to consume during the war only as much food as is ]ificessary;.for tlic proper maiulenanci' of their health, a great national economy would be ci'fectnd. Generally speaking all of us eat much more than Is re?lly j;ood tor us. "Apart -from the ouestion of saving in utiaiititj-. it is imperative that ve economize in the foods which ,ire higli in nutritive value for their bulk. This is v.-hy we are asked to use as Jittle white flour, beef, bacon and butter as possible, and to refrain from using much lamb and veal in place cf these. We h^ve plenty of substitt'.tcs which we can use without injury to our health-corn and brown bread, rolled oats, fish, pota-toes, beans and other vegetables-to mention only a few. "While everyone cannot produce food, perhaps, yet all can save by Exercising a lictle patriotic self-denial. What the Chairman of the Food hoard it atking us to do is but a .small thing In the way of sacrifice, and I im sure that we should gladly observe alj the regulations which he finds it necessary to make from time to time. "I believe that food conservation v,-ill prove a mighty factor in the conduct of tlie war, and in this, as in other things, the Canadian people may be depended upon to nobly and bravely do their part." LADY WHITE. CZECHS WANT 10 flIN THE ALLIES A I'arifif Port, June 21,-Unnfti-^ial members of the Anwrican Red j Cross mission to Russia, which arrived here last night asserted that thousands of Czechs-Slovaks are on their way to the United States to offer their services against Austria. These men, it was said, had been conscripted by .Austria when war was declared, but at the first opportunity they had deserted to the Russians, remaining with the latter until the Brest-Litovsk peace treaty was signed. The treaty being unsatisfactory to them, they decided to come to America and offer "heir services. / NOTED FRENCHMAN MISSING Paris, June 21.-Captain Alexandre Berthier, prince and duke of Wagram, is missing, says an official announcement. It is believed he Is a prisoner in the hands of the Germans. The captain, who is a descendant of the famous Field Marshal Berthier of the Napoleonic wars, is .15 years old. Two da 11 regulators y pNO'S regulates tile-action of the digestive and eliminatlve system upon which life depends. In fevers, biliousness and skin eruptions arising primarily from disorders of the liver it exercises a prompt and beneficial effect at once, soothing, cooling and purifying. Comprised of the valuable elements of ripe fruit in a simple palatable form, its action upon-the liver is in every sense as beneficial as the raw ,. juices of the fruits from which it is obtained. A houM?hold remedy tor nearly 40 yeara ENO'S FRUIT SALT Prepared by J. C. ENO, Limited, " Fruit Salt Worii;.," London, Eng. Sole Agents for North America HAROLD RITCHIE & CO., Limind, 10 McCul St., TORONTO ': i' > : : > > ? > '> ? >>: The following is tho most excellent report given by .Mrs. W.A. Buchanan of the eighteenth annual coit-; vention of the Imverial Order Daugh-\ ters of the ICmpiro liVld in Toronto ] from May 27 to ;U. Il was given by i Mrs. Buchanan at the meeting of tho Major .lack Ross Chapter last week and at tho Sir .-Vle.vander Gait Chap-: ter last evening. There were present delegates rep-' rcsentini; the 40.0(.i0 women of the TOil chapters of the Dominion. Following an addres.s of welcome the reports of i committees were read. An interest-!*ing lecture was given by -Mrs. George ' Smith of St. Catherines who alluded to the assistance rendered eilucation by the I.O.D.t;., zm libraries being sent out and travelling exhibits of historical pictures. Following the municipal reports the Scheme of French Relief as outlined by Madame Casgrain was strongly opposed by Lady Pope, moving in her resolution thai some scheme of French relief be chosen at the meeting and that the money be sent direct to the French government or through one of tiie great cliannels of relief for France. After mucli discussion an amendment was carried to the effect that tlie delegates wished to place themselves on record as being ill sympathy with the .National Hxecutive in its desire to have a memorial iu France to our men and "That money already received or to be received under the special appeal for France in an official circular letter of .^larch 11th. liiLS. be applied to furnishing homes or liiits either built or to be built in the devastated areas or for immediate relief, in some other form, of the inhabitants of those districts as designated by the chapters." Work In Halifax. The president impressed upon those presenl the necessity of the provinces forming Provincial Chapters. Reports were then heard on the I.O.D.E. work iu the Halifax disaster and on "Kchoes." .Mrs. -Morgan gave a very splendid speech on the vital importance of work among tho foreign peoples and the necessity for the assimilation of foreigners. The election of officers followed resulting in the re-election of Mrs. A. K. Gooderham, who has been' president for eight year.s and of Mrs. Bruce as treasurer for her nineteenth term. There was a great change in the executive. It-was decided that a white bar should he issued for mothers of nurses serving overseas. A committee was formed or five members and one representative from each province to draft a constitution to contorm to the g�neral principles of the present constitution and giving proportional representation to the provinces-on the -Vational Council. Miss Lang in her speech remarked that Lloyd George had said that more Uian anything else he feared the disciplined nation behind the enemy. She urged on all chapters to take as their slogan "Substitute for wheat flour." Telegrams were sent assuring those overseas tliat the women pledged themselves to serve and save and endure. A petition was sent to the/Dominion government asking tliat It organize a Woman's .'\uxlliary Corps to the army, navy and air forces similar to the W.A.A.C. of Great Britain. A resolution was also passed asking that the government is.iue thrift stamps and five dollar war certificates and that a Federal Bureau of Child Welfare be established. Tho compilation of all men who have served the Empire and that each chapter keep a coxa-plete record was also suggested, A cable waa sent' to Sir Edward Komp to endeavor to try to secure an ox-chango of all prisoners as tho French government has accomplished. A Jicarty vote of thanks to ,Mrs. Buchannii was moved by Mrs, Leech and secoVdod by Mrs. .\Iarrs, for tills iplentlld report. Mrs. ,1, N. Ritchie, regent, was in the cliair.  * � : : : : ? ? > o > : ? ? > : : ? '> REGISTRATION DAY'S ? ? APPEAL. : > > ? : : > > :� : : .; .j Women! on tho 22nd day of June, 1918, wo are asked, not only to display our talents, but our willingness to uiie tho brain and brawn which it Is our privilege to possess. Will we 1)0 ready to go over the topV It is our fluty to study our dally life vorv minutely, examine each hour carefully, then, lend ovor3^ second possible to the fighting line. Show the boys at the front tiiat Uie THE CALGARY EXHIBITION^ There is a real tfcat in store \or those intending to visit tho Calgary Industrial Exhibition. June 2Sth to July Cth. Never before have the indications for a successful exhibition been l;ott�r. the (air will truly be tho show window of tho best tho nation can produce. No one intoroatod In live stock can possibly view the wxmderful displays of almost porfoct specimens, without getting real enjoyment and Inspiration. Tho special features arranged for tho recroatlbn of visitors nro tho cleverest of tho proaent day. On Saturday, Juno 29lh, Girls' and Hoys' Day, the girl's and boy's classes will bo Judged, as well as tho Shorthorns and Swlno classes. On Monday. July 1st, Dominion Day, puro bred stallions will bo judged as well! as Ilorefords. Holstelns, and Sheep. On Tuesday, July 2nd. United Farm-' era' Day, pure bred mares, Aberdoou Angus nhd Ayrshlres will bo judged, and there will also bo a parade of I prize winning horses In the evening In front of the grandstand. Wednesday, July 3rd, Soldiers' Day, the heavy draft and agricultural classe-,, Jerseys and Red Polls will be judged. Cattle parado will also be held in the evening in front of the grandstand. There will bo horse races in the evenings of June 2iith to July 3rd Inclusive, and automobile races with tho world's greatest drivers, using special racing car�, on tho afternoons of July 'Ith. American Day, and July utii. Auto ])ay. .\ free accommodation bureau will be conducted by tho Exhibition Company at tho O.P.R. Depot so that visitors should hiTve no difficulty in (jetting accommodation. Special arrangoments have been made to park nutomobiles on the exhibition grounds. An admission fee of Calgary, Juno 20,-Whistling hymns In Sundiiy school was tho unlauo discussion brought up at this morn'lng's session of the Dnptlsta' twentieth an-ntml convention In tho First Uaptlst church, O. F, McNally of Cnmroso, presided. Although no definite action was taken in this respect, 'it was suggested by some of tho delegates that this might possibly bo carried out to advantage whoro the children attending could not be Induced to sing, Rev. G. M. Thomson, who addressed tho deJogatos on "Sunday School Organization and Admlnlstrnt'lon," pointed out that it was absolutely necessary for pastors to get tho children of the parish Interested In the work. Committees Chofcn. The following deleghtes wore elect- twenty-five cents per day^will be charged for cars, and they will be chockod free of charge. An extra fee of twouty-fivo cents will bo charged if the cars are left checked on tho exhibition grounds over night. Special Iliustrnted folder giving information regarding tho exhibition can he obtained by writing E. L. Richardson, Manager of tho Exhibition, Calgary. od for the cominltteos today: Sunday school federation comniitteo -C. M, Staines, W, Ward, G, Hilton, Mrs, .r. M. Ctirnwall, Mrs, J, T. Hun* ter, A, Li Murks, W. G. Curponlor, Dr. E. W. Sheldon. Rev, D, M. Tliotn- son, Mrs. C, W. Edmdnds, Mrs. 0, U. V, Ihilyoa, A. R. Dunlnp, .Mrs. Cliaa. Baker, G. F. McNally, Rov. h. K. Brough, J. 11. Tabor, Mrs. M. J. Stono and H. M. Slophens, Social service ctimmltlce-Rev, A, .M. McDonald, Rov. A. I'raser, J, H. McDonald, Rov, J. U Jordan and Rov. Chaa, Baker, Tho Albortn Ijinscod Oil Co,, of Medicine Ilat, has boon Incorporated with a capital of $;iOO,000, Clean to handle. Sold by all Drug* gists, Grocers ami General Store*- SPECIAL BARGAINS For SATURDAY T AT SIMPI^ON'S �- ladie's russian ^1 75 coat middies .. v* All white; also white with colored trimmings  fast washing colors. All sizes 30 to I'l. Worth regular $2.30. ' 4 71% On sale Saturday at ....................................... *�l �> FANCY WASH SKIRTS 1 dozen only to sell Saturday at each, $2.95. Stripes, plaids and fancy figures. N'aluos up to ?5.00. 9 QC On sale Saturday only at ................................. b�iJO WOMEN'S COTTON RIBBED VESTS Only G dozen to sell at this price. 40c values. ' 0C/� Saturday Sale...........i................................... uoQ CHILDREN'S WASH HATS. 25c Wash hats in all white, blue and white, grey and white for OC _ children, 2 to 7 years. Special Sale Saturday .................^DC WOMEN'S SILK HOSIERY FOR 95c Just a r,'ood little bargain for SaUirday buyers. Black and _ colors. AH Wi/x'.M. Regular $1.25 lino. On sale Saturday at ..... "jC SHELL HAIR PINS, PER DOZEN, 25c 3 inch fine finished shell Hair Pins, the size most in use. OC^ Selling on Saturday, per dozen ...............^............ fadC LADIES' SUN d�l 00 SHADES______ ^>i'"" A good collection of fancy dark Parasols. Regular |1.50 n A<\ values. On sale Saturday at, each .......................... 1�UU LADIES' WASH SILK BLOUSES Nice fine quality white Jap Silk Blouses in good styles, n �q Uogular values ?3.75. On sale Saturday .................... LeOu BOYS' MILITARY SUITS, $2.35 Officars style suits for boys, 3 to 7 years. Regular i53.00 O OC values. On sale Saturday .................................. Ci*00 25c MUSLINS FOR UVzc (! pieces only, fine 27 inch Dress Muaiins in neat patterns � 7 J,_ Blues, pinks and tans. Saturday, per yard ................... li2C LITTLE BOYS' WASH SUITS, $1.50 Smart stylos, neatly made from fast washing materials. �% Size:; for boyri 2 to (i years. Suturdsiy, each ............... l.tSU LADIES' WHITE LISLE HOSE, 50c A good lino tor tho price as White Hosiery is bncoming .scarce. All sizes hero at ............ 50c per yard 36in. SOFT FINISH MADAPOLAM 25c Fine, soft underwear-cotton-free from fiUing of any kind. Worth 35c. On sale for Saturday only at. ....................................... ................................25c STILL SELLING 36 INCH PERCALES AT, YARD - 25c Only about l(i pieces left to sell of these extra wido fapt color American Porcalcs at tho prices prevailing two yours ago. They are .worth today lUc. (|et What you require Satlirday at, OC per yard 25c EXTRA HEAVY RIBBED COHON HOSE FOR BOYS 39c Black only. Sizes SV2. �, OVi. Regular 50c quality. Clearing Saturday at ...................... 10-4 SHEETING FOR 80c Pure bleached extra wide, good weight and even weave, OA Regular value $1,00 per yard. On sale Saturday, per yard ,,.., oUC BOYS' PERCALE SHIRT WAISTS, 75c Sport collar styles In light stripes. All sizes from 6 to 12 years..................................................../5C LITTLE GIRLS' SUNSHADES, 25c FOR SATURDAY ONLY. The Simpson Company Ltd. ;