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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - March 30, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta SAT I MUAY. MAlU'H 'MK M*l� rim wmimuiKiH daily intram PAGE FIVE l.oml'111 Mar. M *n. AliudiuH in! What tl ih� Jtsiiilnn in I'ruiim, Ittu Ttrnn*} ��ri*itfy; Tin* wlmlo front of ihe (I�l1n�t) iiUn>i� lis* fallen K4I u'�l*iuiv� dlsplayud by our own it'KlmriiiM, Hut ilm lirltliili army for-luimlftly (lucii ool slund hIiiiiiv Muni ahij tttttire M t*i� �>!��( tnlllt 4�**il�.�J>*. I ltd but �$*>!� It �bnr.�l with u> It)1 P�e�r� l�f�*�lW-� ( of jlirtllflK a r�lr�fl( l/ilil r|rt(/rr depo/id u|Kiit i|>e and t|iifie with which (lift frrt>|i ittvlalun* �( llrlliatl ant uhl* lo ,i�)|��>j* etjili (i.iud^r itlfokt-a Hg lliny t|"gait mi  U'r�*�ftllly on Th unit ay " !S�v..!�r. Joint Null. Moderator of dm I'rtisliyti'rittir tumoral A�*rW.rkAsed Russia. camp hospital in tho Dominion, while special secretaries, are on duty at the discharge depots In Quebec and Halifax. ' Not only Is the ensign of tho Canadian " Y" scattered throughout the camps in England nnd France, but it Is attached to dozens of dugouts in tho forward trenches, where Its secretaries, continuously under shell fire, serve hot coffee, tea, chocolate, etc., to the tired, and often chilled, Canadian soldiers. When the boys from the Land of the Maple Leaf were driving the enemy from VImy Ridge men of the Canadian Y " wero right upon their heels catering to their necessities as they fought. "Almost before tho place was consolidated;" wrote Brigadier-General Odium to Captain Wallace, the senior officer of tho Canadian "Y," after the affair was over, " your representative had a distribution, centre at tho crest ot Vimy Ridge and was serving biscuits and chocolate to the men." On another occasion, when, during a German drive, the military authorities were \unable to reach the. men in-the front trenches, the lives of many Canadian boys were saved by tho rations which were served gratis from a near-at-hand " Y " dugout The.work being carried on by the "Y" men ot Canada stationed at the camps In England and France Is as varied as It is,extensive. A part of the educational- work provides an opportunity for .university students to continue their course of study. Religious servtces of a broad and help ful character are'held dally. At least once or twice a week entertainments' are held In auditoriums, capable of holding a thousand or more men, the entertainers being men and women of the highest reputation. Tho physical wollbelng Is also well looked after, all manner- of athletic sports being regularly provided. A thousand dollars a month is.spent by the Canadian "Y" on concerts in England alone, whllo equipment .furnished and supplies, purchased in,February for the free.use of our soldiers In England and France entailed an expenditure of $57,000. Tho effect which the efforts of tho Canadian' Y.M.C.A. Is having upon the moral, -physical and intellectual welfare of the soldiers of Canada, both at home and abroad,- la most encouraging. �.To' the parents who' have sons among them tl-e results should bo gratifying. The - writer has In his possession a letter from a^man who Is In charge of one of the "Y" hutu at Wltley Camp, lit which he saya. that out of a tralnload of eight hundred men who were sent to a nearby town to spend Christmas Day, only "one. was under the influence of liquor when the return Journey was finished at eleven o'clock that night. One could scarcely have obtained better results had It been a tralnload of eight hundred staid preachers Instead of that number of rollicking young soldiers. - MR. LORENZO LCDUC t SOllawafll., Iltill, T*.Q. "Frult-ft-tlvos" is certainly a wonder. For a year, I Buffered with Rheumatism; being forced to stay* In bed /orfive months. I tried all kinds of medicine but without getting bettor; and thought I would never be ablo to walk again. "Ono day while lying in bed, Ircad about 'Frult-a-tives' tho great fruit metlicino; and it secfiicd just what I needed, so 1 decided to try it. The first box helped me, and I took tho tablets regularly until every trace of the Ilhcumatism left me. / have every confidence in 'Frtiii-a-tives' nnd strongly recommend them to every suffererfrom Kheumatism", LORENZO LEDUO. 50c. a box, 6 for $2.00, trial size 25c. At all dealers or sent postpaid on receipt of prico by Fruit-a-tives Limited, Ottawa, Ont, ALiifle Salt Ooen ftAI^V%ifltif -�f Shanghai, March 2G.-According to tho Harbin correspondent of the North China Daily News it has been decided t6 form n provisional Siberian govern ment for the purpose of assuring con tinuance of- tho original programme of the Russian revolution and of such pressing the Bolshevikl troops. It is expected the new. government will ask ^he assistance of friendly powers In beginning military operations without delay. ;. HALIFAX CLAIMS Halifax, N.S., Mar. 30.-A meeting of manufacturers and wealthy citizens who lost In the explosions was held yesterday and they will ask the relief commission to consider their claims immediately In order to put them on a level with the poorer applicants. . , � LEMONS BRING OUT % THE HIDDEN BEAUTY l/fimlon. Mar. V' i.�tln-Amerlr:'a'� vlul Interest fn ii-ruiatir'n p)�n �( HKiirHiidlMiment and .-,n'r;md Viscount Northcllffc "Thlsy a si|iiad of rotloglt hoy*, ] �* hn itralghtvfny condurt hlm',tO the I Htii-lent^' Progrennlve CroanJ: .Puff | Parlor" ami eihlhlt him to the pretty i proprietor, Ahblo Netlleton. Hhe sympalhlzos with tho gawky 5 youth nnd encourages him to Iry out ; tho hHHehnll team. At. first ho Is put .- on n-\ r/wscot, hut hl� chaRVo *omes,  and he wlnn a Hpectaciilnr victory for ' the school. Incidentally he wins tho i love of n girl and the respect of his ; crusty father, Obedlah. � AT THE OQPREUM There arc tv,-o good ?eature3 at the Orpheum tonight. A Bluebird picture. The Fighting Grin," featuring Erank- AT STA fM.AND An ln>�r�sliflg �' rr. gc*�-S dir%�t m*kn VVrt goj-.fe �-'is willing to accept American assistance in the' form otfoahs and arms in view of the fact that Germany Is the common �nemy. * from her son Clarence that/ he lias landed[ in Scotland. Clarence did not have a very pleasant voyage, the ves sel' on which he crossed was three weoks going oyer, this being duefto a tcrrlfio storiii, and, they were lost at sea. They, ran short of coal and food and(hB(l a har$ journey,.but finally landed in Scotland. Hne Anderson deft on Tuesday tor Calgary, ^where' he, Will don'the khaki, Mr. Anderson' has 'lived, here for. a number,of ;years with his parents,' his father owning;a large farm near.here Mr. MelvlnRtrltj was.taken to Leth bridge this week, .suffering from a severe attack o/.'aijpendlcltis. He is now. In, the Van'.fiarleni,hospital, but is doings nicely,* '- . .., � Mk. and Mrs*. Jaines Harkor and Mitchell Wyman, spent a few days In Calgary this week;. - Mrs. R. W, Bradshow and daughter of Gladys are in Medicine Hat for a-tew -days,:, -� �-. � ;- ' Mrs, Lavina -Poulsen was pleasantly I surprised; by a,'number ot her ..friends) Ion Thursday evening in honor of her word;>irthijh�y.....v...... lass * -a Blooming Cheek -and a Sparkling Eye -are assured to Girls -who daily try -a Glass of SMARTING MONDAY The Photoplay of Today The Honor System In Ten Acts The greatest - human story -ever told. An all star cast In this wonderful production. remember THEi california song-bird, miss Mckenzie starts MONDAY night tonight last time Charles Ray in ', The Pinch Hitter ABBEY'S VITA TABLETS 60 Cents a Box . SEED AND TABLE POTA^ilS Foe Sale in Car Lots; Afab TIMOTHY AND PRAIRIE .-'. -. HAY Write for Prices: ,( Kenneth R. Simpson, , & Co. CALGARY, ALT A. . j Dealer In - ' 'Potatoes, Hey, Eggs, Etc. It's Good. Don't Mi It. LAST TIMES TONIGHT/ Mrs. Vernon Castle IN Easter Bait $y the Brotherhood of I Locomotive Engineers Mon. Aprit 1st. 9.00 P.M. TILL 2,00'A.M. WELCOMED 1 ,. \ SOLDIERS, IN UNIFORM,' WELCOMED Street' Car In"Att�ndai\e� "After tha Ball -(; Over" VENGEANCE IS MINE * a very fine feature. 8ee IT. MONDAY.;AND ^TUESDAY/ SELECT PICTURE.8 'pRESB^T.^i; Constance Talmadge if, Thlt is Mlaa T�lmaa"H'* �r�t ance since �litto�s>anee'Vin^w>rti��;ah� ; seored such a msrkej sucosss slttha ADMISSION l&Ajp$ta$&V ?79232 ;