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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - October 2, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta WEDNESDAY, uaiUHKK 2, 1�1JS THIS L.L.LIMHIDUK l?*^L.X ilKHALD c* *2* �3� ^* .;;.". ; . - There still are primroses by -many a shore; ,'  " ' And'still there bloom, in many a lovoly lane, Hawthorn and lilacs;.and the roses' stain Is red against full many a garden door. | i Oh, days to he! Oh, honeyed nights of sloep, ! When the white moon shall mount  the quiet sky! , i Bhall we be wholly happy when buds I creep, I Remembering those who dared to bleed and die? I Can we be glad again? Or shall we weep For those who told this sad, glad "world good-bye?    O PERSONAL    Mrs. Mary McCready, who has been visiting Uie past four months In Toronto and Vancouver, returned to the mBM. "It is new-and it is wonderful" i"TN a moment of curiosity Istep-I ped in to see and hear this new * phonograph. X had no idea .what a surprise I was due for, "The young man who volunteered � to demonstrate the Vocalion for me chose as his first record an 'Ave Maria' played by Eugene Ysaye. "The Vocalion sounded/the first. , .notes . . . 1 . 1 . "Have you ever been really thrilled ,by music from a phonograph ? I 'never had until that moment. The tones the Vocalion was bringing from the record were true violin tones -none of the richness, the appealing qualities produced by tha master's bow were lost. "Record after record was played for me. I sat entranced, gripped by the marvelous naturalness. "Then I fried the Graduola, the Vocalion expression device I had heard so much about. I drew the tone to a fine pianissimo, X pressed it to its fullest volume-I controlled/ the voice of the record. , "The pleasure of it?-It isn't de-scribable. You must try it yourself. "So my views on the phonograph have been completely reversed. It is new and wonderful-this phonograph, the Aeoliah-Vocallon." &e AEOLIAN -VOCALION We invite 7011 to come in and teat tho perfection of its reproduction!. prices, see and up WILLIS PIANO H. C. C. Salmon. Manager CO. Hull Block Mrs, W. VjMcMillen and Miss Hilda McMilllen have returned from a three months' visit to the coa-at. � �  Word has been received from England that Gunner Douglas Henderson who left with the fist battery from Lethbridge, and who was-invallded to England early last spring, has enlisted in one of the'two Canadian batteries which have been formed In .England of returned men to leave for Siberia. They have expectations of going over to Siberia by way of Canada instead of India. Special uniforms instead ofln dia. Special uniforms have been i>rovfded such as fur coats, fur boots, etc. Douglas has received a medal given by General Currie for replacing a gun wheel in 27 seconds.  � m *>  be given in. the Y.M.C.A. auditorium Monday night at 8, by Mr. Banner: Piano numbers: Impromptu, Opus No. 2-Franz Schubert; Larkspur-Robert Oehme; Solfeggietto- Ph. B. Bach; Romance in F sharp, major, Opus 28-Schumann; Nocturne G'Minor, Opus 37-Chopin; Berceuse G flat major-Henselt. Vocal: Mary of Argyle-Nelson; Sally in Our Alley-Carey; Annie 'Laurie-Lady .John Scott; Ah, I have 'Sighed to Rest Me -Verdi. Miss SI mm has kindly consented to sing.' : �     The Woman's Civic club will meet bomorrow_ afternoon for special business in ttie triangle room at the Y.M. C.A, at 4.30.   ' a The Major Jack Ross Chapter I.O. D.E. Willi meet for sewing in the Red Cross rooms tomorrow evening at 7.46.,. All members are kindly asked to attend as Red Cross work is very much needed. � > �.  � The St. John's Ambulance brigade overseas are asked to meet tonight at 8 o'clock at the home of Miss Bawden 1255 4th Ave. S. Please bring paper and pencil. -    Mrs. Rosewarn's section of the Re-Bfekahs will meet with the executive lit her home; 508 5th Ave. Sou.th on Thursday night at 8 o'clock. ' Mrs. Carter's-lection of the Rebe-kahs will meet with Mrs. Reed, 1202 6th Ave. North, at 8 o'clock Thursday night. ***** * * ; : ? ? * ? ? The Union prayer service will bo held this evening at S o'clock in the Ba/ptist church. All interested are cordially invited. The L.O.B.A. will hold their regular meeting in the Moose Hall on Thursday evening at 7.30. * m m The Ladies' Aid society of Knox church will meet tomorrow afternoon at :i o'clock in the school room. Will those who have been collecting Royal Crown Soap wrappers kindly bring them to the meeting. �   The Tegular monthly meeting of Wesley Ladies' Aid will be held tomorrow afternoon at 'i o'clock in the church parlors. PAGE NINE --�-j__-_____t\ WEDDINGS ? * * ? ? : * : SABEY-TOOMER Our Magrath 'correspondent says: Two of Magrath's popular young people, Mr. James Sabey and Miss Genevieve Toomer motored to Lethbridge on Saturday evening and were married by Bishop Green. They returned in the wee sma' hours and were met by a happy crowd and serenaded. Mr. Sabey leaves on Tuesday for Calgary, having been called there by the military authorities to report for duty. The townspeople all join in wishing them a happy and prosperous life. : * ; v v ACHES AND PAINS QUICKLY RELIEVED You'll find Sloan's Liniment softens the severe rheumatic ache Put it on freely. Don't ru&it in. Just let it penetrate naturally. What a ense of soothing relief soon follows I External aches, stiffness, soreness, cramped muscles, strained sinews, back "cricks"-those ailments can't light off the relieving qualities of Sloan's Liniment. Clean, convenient, economical. Made in Canada. Ask any druggist for it. Li xx imcnt Kills Pairt MOTHER! YOUR CHILD IS GROSS, FEVERISH, ? * * * * * * * "less sweaters ? * and more letters" * * ? * * * * * ? ? * * * * * * * * ? ? There 1b no one tiling that needs more constant urging than the plea that you write, write, to your soldier In France, says W. L. Stidger writing from France in Outlook magazine. He would rather have letters than candy or cigarettes, or presents of any kind, as much as he loves some of these material things. God pity the careless mother or sister or father or friend who isn't willing to take the time and make the sacrifice that is needed to supply a letter at least three times a week to the.la-d-who is �Willing to sacrifice his all, If need be, tbMtithose at home may live in' peace irefe- from the horror of the Hun! "Less sweaters And more -letters" might very well Ijejthe motto of the folks here at home, for the boys would profit more in the long run both in their bodies and in their souls. A censor friend of mine said, to me one day: "If you ever get a chance when you go home to urge the people of America to write, and write, and write to their boy^'flo It "with all your heart. You could do no' better service to the boys than ,tjiat." "I have seen .boys suffering from wounds of every description," says Stidger. "I saw them lying in hospitals with-, broken backs. I have seen them with blindejj, eyes. I have seen them with legs gone and arms. I have seen them when "the doctors were dressing their wounds. I remember one captain who had 50 wounds in his back, and he had them dressed without a single cry. I have seen them gassed and I have seen them shot to pieces with, shell shock, and yet the worst suffering I have seen in Prance has been on the part of boys whose folios back home have neglected them; boys who day after day had seen the other fellows get their letters regularly; boys who had gone with hope in their hearts time after time for letters, and then had lost hope. This is real suffering, suffering that does more to knock the morale out of a lad than anything that I know in France." Speeding em %y9d *6ccca* The best way to get the most work out of the "human ' engine" is to give it the food that has the most energy in it. Of all foods, certainly this means FRY'S COCOA -the great food beverage that is all delicious nourishment. If you have to work harder these days, try a regular course of FRY'S. You will need less of other and more expensive foods. There is concentrated strength for muscle and brain in every single cup. Truest economy-use FRY'S I SET hospital on fire With the American Army Northwest of Verdun, Sept. 30.-German counter attacks against the advancing Americans were frequent late yesterday. Enemy resistance was particularly evident, in the vicinity of Exer-mont. and Cierges. Just before midnight it was reported that the Germans had shelled the American field hospital at Bethin-court and had set it on fire. If Tongue is Coated, Breath Bad, Stomach Sour, Clean, Liver and Bowels. Give "California Syrup of Figs" at once-a teaspoonful today often saves a sick child tomorrow. If your little one is out-of-sorts, half-Bick, isn't resting, eating and acting naturally-look, Mother! see If tongue is coated. This is a sure sign that its little stomach, liver and bowels are clogged with waste. When cross, irritable, feverish, stomach sour, breath bad or has stomach-ache, diarrhoea, soro throat, full of cold, give a~ tea-spoonful of "California Syrup of Figs," and in a few hours all the constipated poison, undigested food and sour bile gently moves out of Its little bowels without griping, and you have a well, playful child again. Mothers can rest easy after giving this harmless "fruit laxative," because It never fails to cleanse the little one's liver and bowels and sweeten the stomach and they dearly lovo its pleasant taste. Full directions, for babies, children of all ages and for grown-ups printed on each bottle. Beware of counterfeit fig syrups. Ask your druggist for a 50-cent bottje of "California. Syrup of Figs"; then Bee that it 1st mail* fey the "California Fig Syrup Co;CW.m'i"K.-A.dv�l^3>e^e� t. ON CARDSTON LINE C. P. R. Announces That New Car on Way Freight Will Cany Mail Announcement was made at the general offices of the C.P.R. this morning that the accommodation car being placed on the Cardston way-'froigbt will handle mail in future. As this car will go down on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays Cardston will again have a daily mail. The way freight usually reaches Cardston about six o'clock in the evening. This may be too late for tho distribution of the mall on tho day of Us arrival but it will be available first thing the following morning, so that letters may ho answered in time to catch the regular mail coming out the next day at noon. Cardston people will now get their daily papers daily instead"of two at a time. The service will be considerably better in the other towns along the line. From what the Herald can learn the people on the Cardston branch are not going to be satisfied, with anything less than the (jaily yegwjais j)assen"gei-, but the new arran^omMit'fc.ill bp con-, siderable of an improvement over the jjjfcu put ^4>o effect on Aug. l-S, PASSENGERS MEN OFF BY THE FIREMEN Vancouver , Oct. 2.-The steamer Camosun, which ran ashore last night, with i:> passengers on board, during a dense fog, was not floated on this morning's tide, but it is expected to get her off this afternoon. The passengers were taken off This morning by the city firemen, their long ladders being UBed to give access to the shore of Stanley Park. The crew is staying on the ship, which :s not in any danger. When the fog lifted partially thiB morning, it was seen that the tug Kildonan had gone on the rocks near the Camosun some time during the night. The tug was not badly damaged. ALL DIFFERENCES NOT YET SETTLED Striking Freight Handlers Receive Award Only From 1st of September office men and the C.P.R. is decidedly hazy today following the announcement of the granting of Amendment No. 7 of Clause 27 of the McAdoo award. It was this award which the freight handlers recently struck for. Now that it is granted a different face is put on the dispute, but everything is not cleared up. The award was made retroactive only to .Sep... 1, whereas the men are asking that it be retroactive until May 1st. Recognition of the union iB another matter of difference between, the com- pany and the men.';-"/' ' .' In Calgary a peculiar-situation has been created owing tp;.the .fact*thai the ] laces of tho strikers, bay^^beas filled. Whether: the; union in other cities will demand the -dismissal 0/ the new employees and the reinstatement of the old is a question, and .a strike may yet result before a settlement is reached. Some of the men who went on strike here will have their monthly salaries reduced. Others will receive a con siderable increase. Section men will receive a fairly large increase. Just what will happen in connection with the dispute between the freight handlers, baggage checkers and yard Kirkby's Special For Thursday PLAIN BUNS Regular 25c per dozen THURSDAY 1 Sc per dozen Marie in accordance with tho regulations of the Canada Food Board. Kirkby & Co. 606 3rd AVE. south Canada Food Board License Number 5-2386 PHONE 1627 "FROM FACTORY TO HOME" ECONOMY MEANS BUYING THINGS WORTH WHILE Poor quality means waste-yet' many people buy inferior pianos who are too thrifty to buy clothing, utensils, or machinery of poor quality. ' 1 Every day our stores prove. that we sell top quality pianos for less money than is often ' paid for indifferent lnstru- . ments. Our "Factory to ' Home" system SAVES. MASON & RISCH LIMITED BALMORAL BLOCK FIFTH ST. S. LETHBRIDGE | Undertaking IMPROVED METHODS are adopted by us as soon- as their value is firmly established. In tat performance of our duties as Undertakers and Licensed Embalmers All modern aids approved by science or good taste are in use, and we have no hesitation in claiming that w�i <:an give the liMt service at the most reasonable cost. ' ' OLDEST ESTABLISHED. FIRM IN SOUTHERN AwBERTA. WE MANUFACTURE CASKETS 334 SIXTH STREET S. T. S. Fetterly PHONE 561 612893 ;