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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 24, 1917, Lethbridge, Alberta THENURSE FOR THE SOLDIER'S LIFE All 'Nijjhl. Long in ihc Hospital Wards These Splendid Girls Do Great of They Do Is Nol Even lo the Palient. Roadside Market Opened at Clarkson on Hamilton Highway __. .___________'____________________ i liy STKON'O. K were nol :tcli; having oaty in lor aa X-ray tiiallcn. bul were I'luxs in ihc surffscal ward. The fou'c- c'cltck over, the evening (timings Md been made, arm ilic ujiy nurse VT.E Hill in chaise. The eight- o'clock bell brought cocoa lov all, and nine found, or, iV.'jM fcivp found, us nil in bed. But one Irishman persist- ed In talking. He was taking a throw, said, OUL of his easy marks, as .only he cci.ld; "Where arc your brains. Paddyr1. "J .wouldn't fnosn them on the floor, anyways." Plddy drolled out In. s hLs Irish to the cce who that day had fainted. But his was an (military Paddy had erldentlr vlsll- ins canteens, and M.P.'s are supposed to keep the blue coats In Ihcir bounds. The "gang" manufac- tured shots without numbers Tor tho M.P. to lire, but ineffec live compared lo the'onc-rmn bialtery explosives TiiiTi a direct hit at shot, making loo much i the attention of the slate ft "Goad nlsht. Sister." Uut: Paddy was e 2nd altmcUd es better color. tetter. The sister, meanwhile, changes he waitr-bol'.les, the pulse. If is his head and coaxes back the life hat already Is fading. Two more Asters, fcnowhis of Ihe case, come la ,o and (here is room for ilum. The doctor.tries' the pulse again. glvca his full orders' njid goes. Tho_ wo sisters must 30 Lo their own wards. We are soJus, Loo, bul a look hlis us walL may be needed. So we alohe now, the sister, Lhe or- derly, ihc pitlsot, and we two. ,TliQ sister, tie girl from Toronto, worts on without a pause. Sac knows that fate Is against her, but she wof.vs on heroically. fettling With Dnljb NO oa.i hears her around the staves retilJics the waW bot- les. Xo one noltcesher get ftlrnulcml handy Lhe needle rcnOy lo tide oyer'the crilical moment. How Hits alrht slfrler works, wliilfe Ihe wanla silll sleep! XD one knows. ,frr but appieciallon. And Ihc palitnt. He, too. Is fishi- ng1. He k-iT-3 what is to over the parapet and Jump on whatever him. He knows full well ivliat fight QIEE.DS. This, best light and bis last. The elber Is __._ wearing off, and corjEclouscres tc- TOO MANY WOMEN tlfttfWASTERS Dolillle and Miss Domuc'a arc BotK and "Giod nisht answered lilue-cyed girl from the "West, as she tucked In -ihc covers cne, Hoss, Irom the operating room. "Are sV quite warm? Arc ye Eiire, now? And you have no pain, tell 'HOEST1 she wont on as aho charted ur> new fifiircs- could not place that accent, bit we will nrrer forget It. It WAS nellber broad. iior llishland soft, but, later, we learned, was q. blender botii dere'op- cd in -Coriadian cnviconmeDt. what Letter could of the Saxon and mptlier of Ctllic strain? TTiS "snnsV. ha.3 'taken to cover irh'cn tbe' nUr nr in, but kei-t i'p a. fire, and still 'to retire." ,..-_ nim "'-iJtly. 'rn'y'riian. away-to slippedfuader'ihe'cloraes, silent cszor'd In m wisp lurnlng1. The pain is so great, every movcL'hurts so, aod still that pair makes move. Tue load seeras so great, hra best water heavy. And already life seems to him so very uncertain. But Ihe sister coaics him to take the wee drap to help the heart now fluttering. laddie boy, you will be.betler. You irlil sleep and then be She dlls hope ns she -finds the circulation in the es'rcmilles. Then bees of him to clow his eyes. And-he them in while Ihs nurso on chans- ng the botllta. But he is awake now, and "The mullers. He Is wanderinr. "Tbla shift'is over, isn't 1L2 Ifs a long and h.e off-as he makes an ef'prl to leave the bed. But Is xviLli him and him ifi dear boy, ibe shift Is nearly jThe relief is coming1 now. See him cpmlnsT' and she pricks his arm night, ihe re- wltb the needle. Ifi a few moments r-it'a. as she goes off duty, and it Is he Is qulpt only for a raln- E3'softly, so sincerely, one Irha- Then he is busy there .Is a la night ajid an nurse must husband lhal 1. in boys. her go Lhe (hanfcs must save it for. himself nnd devoliori, unexpressed, of hep 'TTou'll stay on your beat Lill he thirty patjCQls nnfl Paddy spoke the a gxiod soldier." nsntimerits of nil In tils gtettlnjj nest eobfl he mutters morning: "I sold "a Ipr you brokenly; and CTCQ In his delirium A AVQMAN'S OPINION Saya Ladies ate NrAWcll-Veise'dinArt of Living. I By WLVNMFRED COTTER. US. 1JOLITTLE In to vl sec me Bnc i, a ver_v charming wo- an. AL least, all her friends say 'she Is. XoV that I come lo think of V.{ iber I ever asl night, Sii'ler." The answer her as he "Jack on his pil- "Thaok you. Paddy, l u and places a. tni jtlng hand in .Xovr, the nurse h'as the While he watches ils men with nurse has -enquired for our 'And he s'.oys an his beat. condition, 'and .we are asleep. "Ips already are ashen, 'and Lhe' TTB Loo, unused to Lhe.' soft beds, bloaa-vcj-sls stand. out on and. conscious of a stir. against their whJle'. Ills nurse keeps coming and 'going. changes from henvj' to orderly Is busy." At last, and then very, weah. many brolitn naps, we get up. set your hreakfcsf, Lhe ready" Paddy Is astir, lie has.been tells us, and we go, although ire for an tour. Thouea Jt Is know it not yet brt.ilifcL. o'clock yet. we "left the Irish girl with Thej-c has been an optration'at almost tearful, eyes a on'c ana ivi 111 the boy anJ death. Brave chances are nol the besL We co these iiurses. Lhn yptcial ward where Is tdc tnVbaltlts go not only on and the The IMS -wild, uar-scarred baltlsrield. and ImpallenUy'ppktg at the stor-shtlls IhroK iheir fal- Tire, although ihe room .is glare, the vrards comTorlably warm, lie --tries Ihe sislfcr and fate end her pulse, shakes h'la head, bul Js glad the patient and death. LETTER FROM TURKISH OFFICER TO HIS Contains Touching of Love and Expresses Great Feaf the Outcome of ihe, War. T ERK Is a translation of a English arc fery pertlsl- Li found by a Scottish eoldier there fear of death for Lhe T'trson of a. Turlilsh arid they are very who fell In aalUpoll.. IL Is They TiMldi 1'ke wolves m dressed to his wife In night, and' are upon us like Ihc ple. U may be added that Oh! why did ever the go ml oiflccs of the United In ihla wicked war? Kngl.infl 'C'Onsu'atc "In ConslanlJncpIe very partial to us In lh.e past, ani In due course .may therefore expect no mere: arprlaed of the one we have so badly Injured. c" her hus'jand. The my Sinr of the Night, as follows In Ihe on Kuku'lhc magician, and eeo "Galllpoll, him what my future hdlds. "Aj-t'ha, the Angel of to Lhla Interview Vlss my two Tfow I Ibe 'Tda'i and, Aga't eyes. 'Allah for idc fcltcr 1 rdc.tived c-aiE, hands, and feel, nn'ou tie'J 4 My hoir.c no n innusc with irianaglnf fftfnlly eau ;