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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 19, 1916, Lethbridge, Alberta f AGE TEN THE LETUBRIDC.K DAILY HE1ULD MAY; 10, low quickly and thoroughly Ziim- Bulc TV ill rid you of those unsightly Dimples and blackheads. Mr, A. B. Whicker, of Ing., has Just been cured or this trouble' by Zam-Buk. writes: For four years my face was cov- ered with pimples and blackheads, ;md although I used numerous salves and also blood medicines, nothing had any effect. Thau I hoard of Zam-Euk and gavn It a trial, and by the time I had ftni the first bos I realized that I had found a cure. I perseycied with the Zam-Buk treatment, with the result that all the pimples and blackheads entirely disap- peared and my complexion Is per- fecly clear. I strongly advise al! those who are suffering as I was, to use Zam-Buk, and I am confident they win not oe disappointed." Zam-Buk is equally good for ec- zema, ringworm, old sores, blood- poisoning, ulcers, piles, cuts, burns and all skin Injuries. All druggists, EOc.. or Zam-Euk Co., Toronto, for price. Send Ic. stamp (or postage on free trial hoi. a person speaks of an "army .veteran" Jie usually means a soldier, but there was a. story printed in a re- cejit issue of the Gauntry Gentleman :'ln which an "array veteran" was the subject. This "Enay veteran" -was- a horse. The story of a good horse :is always interesting. This one is as told in that paper. ;Here it is: "It is not often that our four-footed soldiers break into the pages of his- tory. The best of them'like Traveler and" Bucephalus, are hardly more da-. serving than Foxhail, who gave many years of valuable service' in the Unr-' ted States army. Much of the time he served in humble positions, but his record is all his own. He had no Caesar, Grant or Lee, not even a Don Quixote, to mate him. But, in ciation of his humble service, which terminated last December, we are pub- lishing this little account of his life, which was supplied by Sergeant-Majer William D. Mtisselmaa, Third Field Artillery, Fort San Texas. "Foxhail was purchased at Santa California, September 11, 1SS6 and assigned to Light Battery K. First Artillery. He was transferred to' Light Battery F, Fifth Artillery, now C. Third 'Field November 26, 3S9S. The same month he was sent to the chief quartermaster at Ponce, Porto Rico. .The next year he waa sent from Porto Rico to Fort Myer, Virginia. The same year he was ship- ped to Fort where he served from May 1900 to November 1905, when he marched with the Sixth Battery, Field Artillery, to Fort San Houston, Texas, where he remained until he was shot December 19, 1915. "While unloading the horses at Bar- quiri, Cuba, during the Spanish-Am erican war, on- July S, 139S, Foxhail was dumped into the bay to swim ashore with the other horses, but lost his bearings and started for sea. A boat w'as lowered and aoaie soldiers unskilled in rowing itartwl after him, but could not flfttch Him. Tne cap- tain of the gunboat. Manning, seainc the predicament, ordered to lower a boat and finally landed Fox- finally f0und his way back to his eld hall safely on shore. It is estimated that he swam about five miles. "Foshall went through the cam- paign until we reached Ponce, Porto when, owing to his heavy condi- tion, he wag exchanged fpr a more suitable horse. It Is strange that after this horse, had turned loose in a paddocfe among 1800 horses he Portion of Chateau, Lake Louise. (2) Seracs UlecUlswaet Glacier. (3y Climbing Mount .Resplendent. (4) Moraine Lake (near Lake (5) Lake in the Lake (6) Alpine Club at Lake Oesa. THE 1915 camp.will be held from July 33-55 in Ptarmigan Luke Valley, eight miles Louise station on the C. P. R, The club house at Uanff will open on June loth, for .the season. Following is a list of the climbs and expeditions. The main camp will be close by Phacelia Lake, below Ptarmigan Peak, at an altitude of over feet. Flee peaks are all around, within easy reach. .No more beautiful and Interesting spot than tiic Valley of Ptarmigan and Baker Lakes seen. Such names as "The Wall of "Merlin Castle" "Pinnacle "Fallen "Tilted "ML Multifold." "Lake M.yasoiis" "Lake Castlllela." "Oyster Peak, nnd valley, ail otwoiea features within easy reach of the Camp, sound most attractive. The valleys of the vicinity are dotted with charming little lakes, some seventeen of which are within the area to be traversed, and sparkle colouring in the bright sunshine. Several good peaks close to the side of the Camp offer excellent climbs, viz., ML P.ichardson Pika Peak Ptarmigan Peak ML Redoubt n.) Fossil art Of these the first three named will be accepted as Graduating climbs. An outlying camp will be placed In the Red Deer Valley, near Little Pipestone Pass, where the valfey of Baker Lake joins the former. It will be distant from the Main Camp about six miles. From this camp climbs can be made of the Black Douglas the White Douglas the latter, a di-Ucult poak, dominates this section of the region; also of Cyclone Peak MI. lit Multifold Mt. Drumraoml, ML McConnell and others. _. __ A splendid two-day expedition can be made from the Main Camp via One-Tree Pass and Lake, and a. branch of Little Pipestone Creek between the Wall of .Terlcho'aml Sltoky Mt, or by the Skolty J thence up the Little Pipestone, over the Pass to Camp on the headwaters of the Red Deer, where the night will be spent. Thence home via Baker and Ptarmigan Lakes. There are many points of interest to M Tiititc the routes indicated; noticeably: One-Tree Lake. Lake Myijcotls, the Wall of- Jerirho, Merlin Lake and Castle, Lake and -the Glacier of the Richardson group. _ la many other directions there are delightful one-day expeditions, Fallen ML, Pinnacle Lake, Heart Lake, Mt. Brachmopod, Tilted Mt., ant! many '-ether features of this wonderful region or toe battery a few years later. Upon his return to. this, batten- his mate, Grant was still in good. health, when they met which had been pre-arranged, and was witnessed by most of tho bat- tery men, the two horses acted like persons wbp a long time. SHELL